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the jiickMAN c Wrier,
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FRIDAY, : : : Dto. 15, 1600.
The Mormon Roberts.
Roberts, the Mormon elect to
OniigreM, ia in n bud row, the
majority of Cougreas not only lip
ing predetermined to expel him,
or refute to let him iHke lilo ent.
bat now cornea ninny of the Mnr
mon lenders who disown him, hiuI
mj tliHt he was not elected
Goiigresa by their .voiea.
Roberts i h Mnrtnnn ' ,
, wives, and three r$
gr op of children,
that Moriuonlstn it deai.
and thai he, himself, lit
drive the rndla in it cot,
member of the conatitntim.
rention, and jet he refuse ti
03 that bejel livea wilh end
bis three iree. lie doe ff
boweter, that he mr not deei
them, t8l yet ere fur Mud
JJc re9ri, Genuine, o
faJ&iio&eA LofcisiMia. Moissw; and ai
exorucai 1.1KW01 voaajiy cvvvunui
Also, 5 aai 10 g &Uaa Ke.g, at Raker's.
Can Blackburn be Elected?
It i claimed by the anti Black
bnro tnerobera of the Legislature
that tbey can detent bim for the
United States Senate. To do an
17 democrats most act with the
Bepublicane. It ia esaumed, of
course, that Blackburn will be
tbe regalar caucus Democratic
nominee. A Repuhliettn cannot
be elected, and the Republican
knowing this, it ts claimed, will
vote for John Young Drown, P.
Wat Hardin, or ttlmoat any demo
oral, to defeat Blackburn. The
choice of the Republican HUiong
all tbe Democrat, is anid to be
Senator Lludsay, bat it I fetireii
that Lindsay would attract fewer
Democrats to butt than Broun
'Mpit " 1 aV We Sell
,Fi e town.
aaare Dalla than any one
Why? Because our prices
are always right. Call early to get first
choice. Wilso.v s
Book and Jewelry Store.
It la positively announced Iub!
Judge Pry or has sent in his resig
nation as a member of the State
Election Commlasion, and that
Congressman Ellis baa stated that
be will resign If Judge Pryor does.
These were tbe two member who
felt conscientiously Impelled to
ward tbe certificates of election
to tbe Republican candidates. The
people, irrespective of party, moat
bouor these gentlemen for dia
charging tbelr doty conscientiously;
and their resignation at ibis
time under the circumstances is
particularly uufortunate should a
' contest be prosecuted. A new
Commission chosen under exist
log conditions could not command
tbe respeot and confidence such a
court should bave at this lime.
XaV Bhe is a beauty. The 25 Solid
gold filled Watch that will be given
away Christmas eve at Buck's.
Aguinaldo Not Captured
Oontrary to all expectations
has not jet surrendered,
or been captured. The Amerl
can amies sweep everything from
before it, occupy two thirds the
territory aud tbe F.liplno army Is
scattered and dispersed, aud man;
prisoners and leaders have been
captured. Aguinaldo and his re
saaining army are supposed to
have fled Into the mountains, but
occasionally tbey sweep down on
less guarded American points, in
flicting: much annoyance tbough
o great serions bnrt. How long
tbls kind of warfare can be maintained,
no one knows. Agnnclllo
uow and then fulminates that Filipino
resistance has just began,
and that if tbelr army tiow in tbe
field is conquered, that they will
raise new ones and continue the
THK Appellate Court baa decided
In favor of tbe Demnoruia
as to tbe use of tinue ballot" In
tbe State election. This means
tbat if the tickets are printed on
paper so thin that the 'mark" of
tbe voter can be seen when fold
, , ed, tbat tbe election should bo
" held invalid. The Democrats make
- tflil etijttRtlen la savers! ooautjis,
"' 'A t
SSu Everybody wild initio nt UuuVs
got 11 elnico ut tho $25 Watch.
Kciul llie Holiday lids', and thou to
and buy what you want.
fjam FnnncN, call with your prodoco
at aTE. SHAW'S Bi Store,
All the stock has been subscribed
for a $150,000 cotton mill at Humboldt,
Buy a doll and get a chauco at
To grown people t seems but few
weeks - lust Christians, to tho children
rs as uiauy years.
'mo nfOhtna 01omI,
"heffinuurs, ut Kind's.
killing time line
'e s.insugo aud
t aud is
ompletu with a
kU tor the Holi-
of tho city
Jt. .t time the new
Wi... .0 of silverware
you tret a cbauv the Hue Wuteh at
Tho boily of a white, infant child
was found in an old cisteru in Chutou
last Sunday Tho doctors, upon
declared it hud been foully murdered.
No clue to guilty partias.
Go to the City Bakery for all
your uoouica. uney nave rue largest
assortment ever brought to Hickmun
Mat Harper, a brakoniau was severely
injured at Troy one duy lust
week, by fulling between the cars. His
lea were badly mashed by the wheels
u lid he received several bruises about
tho head and shoulders.
tSr Dos't forget to go to EAKElt'S
for your Christmas Canities, Oranges,
Apples, Nuts, &c. He'll treat vou right.
The small boy who purchases a
cheap cast iron kuu at this season of tbu
roar unci env, fnrtVi . , nnmr nt tin. .... 1.
rf ow " " uvJ. v.. ..u tllUV.
looking rabbit, and bluws his hand otl,
at least Iihs the consolation of kuowiug
that if we should over get into auotl ier
war, ho can't be drafted.
JpSW" A chance at tho Watch fre o at
Buck's with every purchase.
Water becomes specially contaminated
after standing over night in the
pipe, and number of cases of poisoning
have resulted in some places from persons
habitually drawing off aud drinking
some of tho water in tho mornings
without previously allowiug it to tuu
Supply your wants
at Buchanan's Closing
Obion Democrat : A pen of corn,
about two hundred barrels, on .Mr. Fope
Hemmr's fitrm. nnn tntln wi nt r....
was destroyed by fire Wednesday night.
It is thought that tho destruction of the
corn was tho work of an incendiary
Tho corn belonged to his son, Mr. Bon
Your Xmas dinner will nnf hn
complete unless you send your orders to
the City Bakery for Oysters, Celery and
Cranberries ana everything nico. The
uiiy Buttery is a complete Uanuy Store.
Step in and get tholr prices.
It seems incrodiblo that men and
women can bo found will'img to put
their money in the hands of knaves who
promise to pay thorn 620 por cent, interest
on it, but the books or tho Franklin
Syndicate Swindle, in New
York, show that thousands of them
were found, and robbed, and tho vie
tlms are largely residents of Greater
Uold Watch and Chain, bisquo Doll,
Medallion, Fireworks, Silver Cup, Pocket
Knifo and Story Book Theso beautiful
presents will bo given to tho
contestants whose tiuketa show the
largest amount ot purchases. Call aud
seo them at Wilson's Book Stoek.
My son has been troubled for years
with chronic diarrhoea. Some time
ago I persuaded him to take some of
Chumberlain'a Colic. Chniorn. umi nir.
rhoea Remedy. After two bottles of
thO ho was mirpfl T crivn
this testimonial, hoping sotno one similarly
afflicted muy read it and bo
uncu. j.iii3. v,. jjuwjek, uiencoe. u.
For sale by I'owgill & Oowfill, Hick-
mon. and A. M. Shaw. Mritta T.lnn
The State Board of Election
Commissioners issued certificates
or election to Gen Tailor and nil
the Republioan anndiilHtes. The
face of the returns shows tbelr
election by about 2.383. and tbe
oonnty returns as well as that of
the State Board, werr made by
Democrats. This proves that
that awful "counting machine" so
much talked about In the campaign,
was operated reasonably
As a euro for rheamntism Chamberlain's
Pain Balm 1 gaming a wide reputation.
D B. Johnston, of Richmond,
Ind., has beeu troubled witn that ailment
since 1802. of It he
ways: '! never found anything that
would relieve mo until I used Cham
berlains Pain Balm. It acts like m
io with me. My toot was swolen
paining mo very much, bat one
application of Pain Balm relieved
For Bale by Cowgil) & Gowgill,
man, and A. M. Shaw, Stake
The Boers are hnr
uid it miiHi In. ailinit "
far in the war that I
Imve been worsted. In
slaughter of the British InffTeen
terrible. Indeed, all tbe reports
we have, come through I3rltlsh
oha nels and British defeats may
be worse even than nnr &pirta.
t'hal Hie British will cipr in
the end, there la searcely tjiloubt
enausp that greal Uovwhiupm
III keep on pnnrii g troorvi over
there until the Boers nro' overpowered
and can flght no longer.
See Buchanan's Big
Stock of Dress Gauds.
All go at Cost. V
rebnke whs merlleif whle.li
(ruiHii Lmperor isiMn to
administered to theVArneri
fan who sought to furll'T bis
plea fur an iinittenne by iff state
tneni that hi was a "Gortnm Am
'I know Americans," lie Em.
pernr is said to have sent Inirk
his answer. I know Gtiiixim
but I doti't know Gerinai) Ameri
RICE & NAYLOR'3
Cash Shoe Storo.l
dnrvin Iturrli I lend.
Tho sad news has been reciim! in
Hickman of tho doatb of r. Garvin
Borah, whoso death occurreijnt Highland,
111,, Sunday last, froul'p.indynis.
Mr. Enroll was a step-son 4f Mr Rudolph
Qlaser, grew to manhood m
Hickman, and was always ygunlfd as
u trustworthy and hnnora'le young
man. Sympathy is extended to his
Brave Mea FalB
Victims to stomach, lirermud kidney
troubles us well as women, iand all feel
tho results in lots of appetite, notaous
in tho blood, backache, nervousness,
headache and tired, lis tie, run down
feeling But there's no Ufwl to feel
likothat J. W Gardner f Iduvlllc,
Ind., says : Electric BittKj jut the
thing tor a man who to't care
whether ho Uvea or md
new strtuiKth aud Xctui
now eat anythiue a' ln new
lease on life." Only (amjj i ai an
Drug Stores. Every bott urunteed.
Old Santa Klaus sure life
s Ize. Come see him at Juo, Witting's.
MOKTAL1TT AND PEXS10XS.
The offleial report of the Grand
A thiy of Beuublla show that the
d path rate is Inereaslnk rapidly a
tl it organization grows older. The
la rgpRt membership recorded was
tlmt of the year 1891 when there
v. ere 407.781 names on llie rolls
The number on llie rolls in 1809
w us 287 981 The number of deaths
in 1598 wan 8.303 and Hie mortal
it y of the preretit jear will be
And yet, while the Inevitable
In the mortnlitA of the surviving
soldiers of the Union in represent'
d by the figures glViMi, the
pension lists of the government
have for t he pssi twenty years in
oreaned. In 1878 there were only
'262,104 pensioners on tbe rolls,
tin Jnne 30, 1899 there were
and during the fianal year
there were 193.083 claims filed and
95,054 allowances including 37,-077
original pensions. On tbe
date mentioned there were pend
lug 477,3'J8 unj anted claims. Men
m ai' coiijh and men may go but
the pension list apparently goes
on forever. - Nashville Banner.
arSsT Tho Treo Barber Shoo is tho
place to get your shaving, haircuttlug
and sha mpooing done. Prompt servico
aud cou rteous treatment.
A. L HOOKING,
T he Killing of Officers.
The g reat mortality utnong
ofBc ere in the Transvaal was
at first explained on the Around
that the nfllcer remained
while the men lay down Afterward
it ws proposed that the
difference in the dress of the
ami" men should be so slight
that tbe sbarpHhooters of the
uould not tell one from the
other. Alnnif with thin, d as a
neceafiary addition It wan suggest
ed limit iht wearing of swords by
o Ulcers be dispensed ill. Still
the Hosenae or u in tho
hand, of mi 1 V.kcmirae
would be a d I J I'd h e d
d. J ad
that Uie ortlci
M,r.Tf, 'riinnWiWille. Tex..
'mkf. , .,i,i m.nr Jcioo do io doctors
Ln Ui,i,ln..fimnn 1i1j1iL'. Til ell
Tta i.iiiiwi m ..nt it nft. imt bu cured
it with ouo box of Buckleu's Arnica
Salve. Guaranteed cure for Piles. S&c
a box. Sold by ull druggists.
Killing at lteeltoot.
Mrs. Mlntit Maynard living near
Pleree, received a telephone message
Sal ui day evening from Willi)-
Yoang her brother, at Itei-1
foot Lki, saying be had killed a
nejfrn. and Hklng her to nninc
and help hlin out. Ii is
jtiNt now io learn the name of
llie dm key but Mr. Young states
that he had given himself up and
felt justified in killing bis
A K)h, Clear llraln.
Your best feelings, your social position
or business success depend largely
on tho perfect action ot your Stomach
and Liver, Dr. Klug's New Life Pills
Kivu increased Mreugtu, a keen, clear
brain, high ambition A 25 ceut box
will make you feel like a now beiug.
Sold by all druggists
I av' CMEBHV
BUGGIES and HARNESS,
WINTER LAP ROBES
OF ALL KINDS AND PKICE3.
We have a few of our best Mock of
Buggies thnt wo do not intend to carry
over. Now is your best chance to got a
gexxl Buggy cheap, on reasonable tonus,
at tho ''Live nud Let Live" Buggy aud
B, K. IIKKVRS & CO.
II I OK MAN, KY.
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We have just received an elegant
tort m en t of
either in OAK or IMITATION
MAHOGANV finish, prices
ing from 05c upward. Also a
beautuul line or
all snltablo for Xmas presents.
Give ns a call and cxamino onr
goods boforo buying, uud you will
be treated right.
OPEN AT NIGHT.
Stephens & Smith.
& CowsiU i
, . . Druggists . . .
mi mi 'A
u kft' i- i """
Bread, Cakes and Pies Baked Daily !
Tropical and Domestic Fruits,- Fine Chocolates
and Candies, Cigars and Tobacco,
and OELEHY RECEIVED DAILY I
Oysters served iu any style, and at all hours.
Como Seo Ua I Telephone 00.
XTew City Bakery.
,. . ;
"Majestic" Cooking Ranges,
The Best in the World !
Yen 4'hmiimI flshe Mint like
la BuyiugOaeof ttiese Kaages!
One of Its Strougrst l'olnis Is Its
ECONOMY IN THE USE OF FUEL!
Bakes Blacnlla in 4 Brrad In 40tnntea.
BnjIiiR ''Malestio" nieana a of EooiiouiIchI OookluS
Vm and KxntMlnr ThriM. VmII tiny m Olhrr
Zip B SAsCsi VsAiZisD
Dealers ia FINE LIQUOR
Gallon. Fall (jaart
Golden Etigle, AvriDUc; Jjk l prico 82.00 S .60
Con roy, An houeXK,ht 8oar Mttlh 2.25 .65
Cnoninl "Tlrivo A handsome Sour Mash Ky whisky f) Kft "fK
special urne, Bwt ,aluo for ln0lJ(fr .ju jo
Kentucky Dew, 2.50
Silver Seal, NeUonOountyWlmky. 2.75
TorfVintinn One of tho purest, smoothest drinking Q AT.
J. CI ICtlUIl, whUku on the market. Try it. 0.JJ
Th0 ut for thc pr,cc'
Old Continental, oyer.oid.
Happy Gal, Fu,.M8iik.
Old CrOW, Six years old.
Peach Brandy, Arrow 2.00 .60
" Globo i!.f0 76
" " Creole 8.00 .86
Apple Brandy, Duko 2.00 60
Yalo 2.f0 .76
" " Hoy al 8.00 .fe6
California Brand? 2 60 76
" Old - 8 60 1.00
Blackberry Brandy 2 00 .00
We carry in Stock all tho Leading Brands of Bottled Llqnors, Wines, Olni,
Champugues, Cordials, &c.
We Make no Extra Charge for Jug, Sfc.
WE GUARANTEE nil our Liquors to be Pure.
NO FANCY PRICES. We aim to give our Cuatomers better goods
for tlieir money limn they cun imrchuse elsewhere.
GIVE US A TRIAL, either wending; your order direct to us, or
through your merchant who may have gondii coming from Cairo.
SOHUH DRUG CO.
Wholesulo Liquor Dealer, Cuiro, III.
THB Riinhll(!rtna in Oongreaa
Hre anid lo be iirepHring to nrnke
hii nggersHMe fight In favor of the
HtlinliilHtrHtinii'rt I'lillippiue iolio.
An n!il fHNhloneil parly wrniule la
eipecled lo begin curly in the
STAFF OV LIFE I
. , . AND TO QKT . . .
1 GOOD FRESH BREADS
00 TO THE
Hew City Mm.
Pare French Brandy - $6.00 1.86
Tom Giu .... 2.00 .60
Holland Oiu - . 2.60 .76
Imixirted "... 8.00 .66
Sherry Wine - 2.00 .00
" Imported 4 00 1.10
Port Wluo, California 2.00 .00
" Old California 2.60 .76
" Imported - 8.00 .85
TBE Padnimh Newa ia
for Hie rumor that Judge J. E.
Robbins will he h iHiidfdHle for
congress next sent. mid ihlnka he
would prove h most fnrnifdMhle
eHiididHlH, All oaWjthli'h Is
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