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Doors and Windows Shingles
Lime and Cement
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< t Paints Oils etc
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IF WE TOTED WITH MACHINES
Ohio Paper Says Oar Troubles Would t
be at an End
Cleveland Leader Money is II
being raised with which to meet
tbe expense ot contesting the d r
election of all tbe state oflioers
recently inaugurated in Kentucky U
Tbe state is likely to be kept In a
turmoil for several weeks at leaetr
and grave injoatice may be done I
bef ire tbe contestts are finally diea
posed of 1
couldi i
1 be avoided if voting machines
were used instead of ballots inf
ooadnotiugeleciious When vot
ing is done automatically tbe
cbunoes for fraud will be reduced
to the minimum and an end will
be put to the uncertainty that al In
ways follows a close election The To F
voting machine does its work per
featly It will not falsify the re
turns nor can it be beaten by the
I designing nisi
There are many arguments In
favor of tbe adoption of machines Ie l
Of course the first cost of tbe me
I chanical devise is an item of worth r
e considering but that will be off
sot by the reductiou of the usual
expenses of the election There
will be a big saving on the print 0
I ing of ballots Thou again it willlJ
lJ
be possible to dispense with tbe
services of many of the election
V officials who are now employed T
and to reduce tbe pay of those
who are now needed Tbere will
be no counting of ballots for tbe I
result of tbe election is staled ac
curately by tbe machine at tbeJ J
conclusion of tbe voting
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ABOUT tbe most notable accom
plishment of tbe high tariff these J
days Is to prevent Americans from
buying Aaiericau made goods as
cheaply as they are sold to Euro
peans r
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4 t AN advance of 10 per cent in
wages affecting between 70000
t and 70000 persons went into crt
feat Monday in many of the cot
ton manufacturing cities ann
towns of New EDJhmdr
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THE GREAT PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN t
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F t PAIGN OF 1900 I
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pareI I
I lies are now being formed and the calldlI I
I dates discussed The voice of the ptlot t
pie as recorded by ballot at the approach
ing Presidential election will probably
I decide the policy of the nation for the
next decade Every spleen must aludy
the great questions that are lo come be
tote tbe people This can be done only
through the medium of a great newspa I
per Now ia I the time therefore for ev I
ery voter lo aubscrlbe for the best and
most reliable newspaper obtainable Tbe
bemi Weekly Republic covers the whole
field of political nun While hi is Demo
ratio it publishes the news iu regard to I
al political parties without prejudice Its I
telegraphic and cable news service I + su
t parlor to tbat of any other paper Its I
1epeulal features are the best In tact it i
1 t ia the paper for that large clam of read
era who cannot afford or do not have ac
cess to the daily papers
Attention ia also called to the Repub
lics Sunday Magazine Its half tone 11
lustrations alone are worth the eubgcrip
lion price It ia i made up of special ar
ticles by the best literary talent embrac
log a variety of current subjects of In
terest News features of absorbing in
terest are illustrated and enlarged upon
For the benefit of the ladles the latest lash
I long are handsomely Illustrated The Re
public Sunday Magazine II always inter
t esling to every member of the family
Tbe subscription price of the semi
Weekly Republio is 100 per y tar The
Republio Sunday Magazine is 1 26 per
year Both papers are now being offered I
at tbo very low price of 160 a year To
secure this low rale both must be ordere
and paid for at the same time
Address all orders to TilE REPUBLIC
Si Louis Mo
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OLD COLD
WaISREY
W R WEBSTER
SOLE AGENT FOR
Union City Tenn
N THIXTON MILLETTCO
Distillers QWENSBOROjKY
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HICKMAN KT Jan let 1900
Council met in regular le lon lrtll
enl Mayor Dillon Councilmen Elllgon
Davis Wearit and Thompson
The minute of the font mretidg were
read approved and signed
The following account were presented
properly approved whichi motion
were allowed and checks ordtre l Irsited
ur the atnounln
Tom Dillon Jr Supt of Water and
Light piHtil for Cedar pale
and ffftnlit on Mine 11810
Tom Dillon Jr fur street 111 y roll
for week etidin Dec SUili + 1080
W L McCutchen street p IY roll
lor 1S weeks ending Dec 28d 1160
W L Moiutchen city clerk for
eUtionery cutups c 480
D Urevurd for uils So 1 00
Ou motion a check wits ordered issued i
to II F Item ley for 160 c utnl Hlun on
linen collected since he war City Attorney
The committee to whom was refrrrrd
the account of 6 D Luleo County Court
Clerk for bnllol book for ibe city In the
late November election reported that in
their opinion 1000 was a fair and rea
ennoble amount for same and on motion
check was ordered issued lo Mr Luten
for that amount
Mr B1 lIulf attorney for the Roee
Electric Co of St Louis presented an i
account for 17040 against the city fur
supplies ia the er 1803 Ae no mom
ber of the present botrd knew aiijrlltlng
of Lbe claim the matter wr referred to
the Finance Committee for inve llgilon
The Board of Supervisors of the As
aesiuient Hit of 1809 reported that they
bad performed the duty assigned hem I at
required by the charter it requiring three
d11 services to penorm said l duty On
motion the report was received and or
dered filed and check ordered issued to
Mm Supervisor sad Clerk for 600 each
for their serviced
The Supt of Water and Light plant pre
seined his report lor mouth of December
al follows
To bal in Treasury Dee let 90 71
It amt collected in f December 224 64 j i
81625
By amt paid out during Dec V7633
Bal in treasury Jan let 5 39 Ui
TOM DILLON JR erupt
The City Martha presented the follow
ing report fur month of December
taxes collected 216 611
Fines collected during the year 6166
277 01I I
ror which i hold Treasurers receipt
receiptFast M
The City TroH tirer presented i the ft lowing
lowing report for month of Deoemb r
GHNEaAL FUND ACCOUNT
Tob lil I per last I report 5271 14
amt reed of W L McCutobeii 12 2 ei
11 II recd of Tom Dillon Jr 819u
7134
By cbeok paid in Dee 4uO iX
Bal to credit of this account 812 66
WATER AND LtOUT BOMD ACCOUNT
To balance on hnnd Nov report 48978 I
Atut paid in bj Oily Tax Oolleqor 487 31
4927 jy
Uy interest paid on bond300v
Balance to credit this account 697 OK
CITY HALL ACCOUNT
To balance last report 66 14
< amt paid iu by City Clerk 76o
B d l In credit of lUis account 9864
No change in Cwllege Uond accouut
since last reportW
W C JOIIMSON C T
On motion the for goiug reports were
received ordered spread upon the record
and file
On motion tbe annual slaternenta of tbe
City Clerk City treasurer City Murebal
tfupt of Water and Lifbts and Supt o >
Cemetery are directed to be made out
uud filed with Ibe Chairman of the Fi
nauce Committee for exiimlnation and ap
proval
provalAn
An order from the Fallen County Court
for 4 16 for sewer pipe furntobeJ by tar
city was filed with the City Clerk fur cut
lection and when collected by him lobe
placed into the city treasury
There being no further busineja before
the Board and thin being the last meet
lug of the present Council on motion the
Council adjourned sine Jie
Attest W L MoCurcilENCity
City Cleik
NEW COUNCIL
Immediately upon the adjournment ot
the old Council the new Bard elect ex
cept Mcisra Johu WCowgill and 11 C
Bbckuuu absent en oceount of aickueasj
being present were called to order by lb <
Mityor and the oath of office wee duy ail
iuintsier d lo them by Major Dillon
whereupon the following proceeding
were had
Ou motion the salaries of tbe subordi
irate officers of the Council were fixed a r
follows City Treasurer 100 per HUUUIU
City Clerk 160 per annum City Attar
uey elOO per aauum Assedior 60 per
auuuai Sexton 3760 per month
Ou motiori It Is made the duty of the
City Marshal lo Bin perform tbe duties
of Supt of Water and Light plant aui
Supt of Cemetery and hi + salary is I here
by filed as follows Commission on Inset I
collected 6 per cent on water and light
collections U per cent i as Supt of Oem
every f5U per annum
On motion the Council proceeded to tbr
election of lid subordinate officers
The following persona were nominated
and unanimously elected for the ensuing
term ol two years
City ClerktV L McCulchen
rOily Treasurer W C Johnson
City Marshal Tom Dillon Jr
IICity Attorney K T Tyler
City Asressor II N Cowgill
City Sexton J P Cusick
The Mayor appointed only part of bis
standing committees at present as fill
Inffar 1 Finance Comtnltiee L 1 Klllsou
Water and Light Committee Elli ou and
UuTiSOn
On motion the Council adjourned to
Monday evening 16th lost at f oclock
for the transaction of ubh business 111
may be brought bnfore It E
Attest W L McCDTCIiew C C
Made Young Again
One of Dr Kings New Life Pills
each night for two weeks has put ino In
my teens again writes D H Turner
of Deinpgcytowii Pa Theyre tho beat
in the world for Liver Stomach anti
Bowels Purely vegetable Never gripe
NoyergripoOnly
A MEETING of the plmocrntlo
National Committee iBaillyd l liy
Ohiiirtnitn Jonos for Folirqnrv U2d
In WitBliiiigtou City to tleaijinuif
n tiny for the HSBetnliling of ill1
Nntioiutl lOon on lion to nominate
Democratic caiulldiitea for Presi
dent nnd VieD President
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Ppfthody Club Dourbon4 00
Old GoldIt M 310
Mountain throve e 2fiO
Old Standard Lincoln 00300
I Lincoln County B 2W
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DEAR SiHI am emtbled to cell and htrebj oflcr you font full
quarts of KOLLWOOD + Seven year old Donblo DiHtllled RYE
WHISKEY for 100 EXPRESS PREPAID 1
I propose to ahip on approval in plain Boxen with no marks to inl
dicate contontfl When you recflvw It and tent It if it in not mlinfaa
tort return it at my cxpenap tutu 1 will refund Ton 8300 This is n
moet liberal offer and 1 await sour orders YOUTH very truly nI I
W R WEBSTER Union City Tenn
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HICKMAN MA RBLE WORKS I
Used in Millions i of Homes 1
Accept no substitute I
Insist on LION COFFEE in lIb pkgs
i These articles mailed FREE in
I exchange for lion heads cut from
I front of i lb LION COFFEE pkgs
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i Silk Umbrella either Ladys or Gents
Sent by etpreoj
charges pre
prcId
mO heads and
iinllfeadlnda10UDt
a > 2c nt tamp
A
rUiM free for IS
lion kids and a 2
cent tamp Three
ptai MhcMtllarRer
than shown com
pos of fine rolkd
gold with handsome
rut > < olorcil sot
linn Suitable for
Mraut errs cult plns
nekt pits or as a
chip tieL
I SashBelt and Buckle I
fromUon
Uon Coffee wrappers and 1 2cnt stamp
Latest style of imported i ink Bwlu grot
grain ribbon bang II ash Imitation
oxidized diver buckle meat strong and
IfubtonaLIe I
Sliver NnpkhRln2
For I S lion heads and a
2cent stamp Neat and
i luUtnutial Made of dur
able mat l heavy sliver
sliverptatc0 I
dtnerentCoinPurse
CoinPurse
For IS Ion heads and
a 2cent stamp Color
dark bno Made of
fine kid rather cham
on Iinici nickeled
frame web strong snap
anapflUtenlng
Ladles PenKnife
For IB lion heads cut from
iLadles i
Lion Coffee wrapper and a 2c
tAmp LarJo site goad ma
tenet handll lucely5eccaud
a and assorted colon
1 Slrn etl or Stole
I From onr form in bottom oJ I miles be
i low Hiokumu Ivy out grov mnro 10
j rears old UHf hands high has hurt
fistula bnuulod D on loft ulioultlor
I Any ono rotnrninjr uinro will be liberal
ly rewarded IL K Domw BMO
i 2 wiSTER
= DEALER IN
trlNU KEVUCKY lt ANI A nrlnNNJNSIU n 1 1V1IIKII I 1
SOLK AGENT FOR 1
JHrIULI J1l J 1N5
TOM DILLON Sr Propr
I9ecatr I11 c nf dodJ
Marble and Granite Monuments
CU P13IN
STONE WORK of nil Kinds
IRON Fl SOJNGc c
Hiolsman Ky
Given for 175 lion
heads and a cent
tamp Heat appeaf
Ing and an excellent
time keerr Solid
nlrlleltllnr cue with
nrnn mental tnrk
Nickel movements
csrapemcni fully
e6100 The famous
f Knickerbocker
watch
watchLadles
Ladles Watch Chain
A double strand of rt ink cord united
at Intermit with colored tad neat and
substantial For IS lion heads and a
2 cent sump
Gents
Watch
nailed free for 00
lion heads end a
2 > cenl stamp The
celebrated Inger
loll watch i item
wound and stem
set durable nickel
plated case each
watch accompan
led by guarantee
of the maker A re
liable timekeeper
I Ladies PocketBook I
aflte sire and
laTcst shape Black
ItIIl grain leather
with live separate
dlvUlnniincfudlne a tuckpocket with
flap to hold tutting I
card secure
Given for 25 lion
heads from Lion
Coffee wrapper
and a 2c stamp
sumpTable
I Table Cover I
Durable
dark
colored
colorecSmaterial
material
that will
stand
washing
32 Inches
32lncheIQuare
square
Including fancy fringed border totalledI I
free for 25 lion head and a 2c tamp
HI4 KM AN WAGON CO
ANIlrttrUItEItM tsI TIIJ Ii1h111A Cl
dn + G d Fl l 4 b1F69s f +
FIN COFFEI
Twotxtraflno
Twoutnnnocambth
cambric hand
kerrhtf with
tcautlfnl IE
JIOrt lace tea
d + Illoa laser
tons In the ear
ners Halfmen
hem mar hlge
hemstitched
stylish ami tilt
able A pal rot
these hsndker
Pair of Lace Handkerchiefs
chiefs glen for IS lien heads cut tram
Lion Collet wrappers and a Jtc MAW p
Childrens Picture Book
868 pages of valu
able choking re
ceipt alto ttttUUo
on the labor ul tau
kitchen dining I
roomlaundt sick
room and remedies
for the more com
mon diseases
Qlven for 15 lion
heads and a 2 > ccnt
tamp
Best Coffee for the Money fi
Try LIDS CQFFBB and you wlll never use
any other It is absolutely pure
pureCoffee
W
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Fancy Gold Ring
rlsOJ
herdsand OJ
and a
ane
sump 2sawt
liven for 10 Ilq
Ilqhcada
heads and a ZnL
stamp mtern
large rages IItM1l
lherUoo > M lo < ltn
1I11Ira I aucl wIth
IInatratedandwithuurly
c > > Trr Web A
different books to
y > Mi fin gt au at
sortaeot
Century CookBook
Boys PocketKnife
TheIta 7
Optutr11
strong harp
blade I
red w xa
handle
For 12 lion heads and a 2c stamp
IArt I Picture Easter I
Greeting
OUfti far 8
lien heads cut
Item lien Cat
lea wrappers
and a 2 tent
stamp
A hlchly
artuil NMIlrI
that Ift
i tue
Illf AllOl di M
hI11O Ibe
lIrulld 1
wynidrrk Wue
tnntlMir an I
appropriate
ronlnut to the
liulo alit I sot
her while Baal
ei liliii Size
tlxasuche
tlxasucherssti
rssti b ds
and r rate e
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I Chnutao Rubr hUlnll
Gold Ring
p 1S lion
la ant
I a stamp keel e5
TIMM rlsajsna anu < M laltodjnW rtot a grrrraI
MifN ue Vht < sbtis < > f foM BaM aw It1
I tn e aa ak < ri 4u u i 1 10 iran win cdlaay ItCMt
14um had imp r pulef NII I
lto l I
L u L no
u a amp mii yarper M iMat the cad wltl
I Avery fine umbrella raulf Bunion stand lIt taQeGai etariijr RMH wheat draw i aiMMtd second
asluch frame with seven art meal rod lItI I STRENGTH PURITY AND FLAVOR toiniif caw dawev tuf OCM head = iltaRram I
I Conconandle WoulcSOOICsOOaLtheatoreA tM n cad order UM mt t the Mli r end I
laV JTjl J DressPin Set 1
It Knickerbocker Watch 1
p TUB ABOVD ARE ONLY A FEW OP TUB LION COFFEE PREMIUMS Another list will
shortly appear In this paper I Dont miss It I The grandest list ol premium ever offered I
Vou always knew LION COFFCU by the wrapper It la I a sealed pack
age with the liens head In front It Is I absolutely pure If the package
Is f unbroken LION COFFEe le I roasted the day It leaves the factory I
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tVANT 10 SELL YOU I
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GROCERIES
Fees ft Meats
Hardware Jusensware
Hay Data Bran Lime
and Currant
PRICES WILL PLEASE YOUI
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Bring Your Job Work to This Office
wii rod tt urd read < or litnj nj
Iil
Flower Picture s
For 8 lion heads and a 2e stamp
Aiii < ran HinutT Jio cs and Lnlenof
the Carty hate lira in bet Bright
amt unlit ir o l < trine Iampg g
II The Dancing Lessont
The nven prnu eelii the little
bro wn kitten and the Jlrr snow white
I dr IITho
on sue iixji tnda palled free for
8 lion heads and a 2cent t4nlpJ J
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IMPORTANT NOTIDE r
When wrfUnsr fllr Jlremlum send your letter In the same envelope or j
package with the lion head If moro than I 5 lion head are sent you can
save postage by trilnmlns don the margin Ak your grocer tor large
largeIllustrated
WOOLSON SPICE 00 Toledo OhIo
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