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DID YOU KNOW
Groceries at Moore's.
Saturday is Swapping Day
"The 7th Person" next week.
Shoes" repaired at Nalfeh Bros.
Gaeftline at the Courier Oftce,
Picnic at Henderson's Point to
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R NEW SERIAL STORY
IS A WINNER
By BEN McCUTCHEON ,
Illustrations by Melvill
thirst for romance is gratified in this story
uch contributing factors as a secret society,
ft gold mine, an abducted and imprisoned
jtheart, a conspiracy, Yaqui Indians, Mexi
;Ru rales and other features of the kind.
You will enjoy every line of this
last chapter, and we advise you not
to miss the opening installment which
will be printed in the near future.
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Watch For It
lappy Little Republic.
Friday the United States
katified a treaty with the re
H San Marino, which claims
oldest state of Europe. If
Jm is correct, the republic is
sr its age.
arritory comprises but thirty
juarc' miles, which is only
ire miles larger than the city
imore. But it is a nappy ut-
atry, lying near Adriatic sea
unbrace of the kingdom of
Its caoltal citv is built uDon
Main and is protected by walls.
popula'ion ol ll,UUi2, many
are office holders. It has
"army 950 men and thirty
jffice holders, and soldiers
be content with moderate
r the public revenues are on-
.000, out ol which must be
army of a thousand men,
ig thirty-eight officers : sixty
tors and to, reigning captains.
Marino has for sale cattle,
id marble; 1 hey seem to be
si folk. By the treaty with
sited States, which they have
ncluded, they agree to deliver
us any lugitive trom justice
ly take refuge among them,
upon our part agree to re-
ickman lady tells us there are
'cows in Old Hickman since
Bsing of the "Ccw Law" than
its passage, one has a
bor who sold her milk cow be-
'she Uvcdjnside the ''prohibi-
territory" and now the cow
back home and stays until
time" at which time she goes
'into the Bawlite territory.
idy who sold the cow thinks she
ceived decidedly the worst o(
bargain. Now, she wants to
where the stock pound Is local
ad why we don t saforo the
Mice? Blamed, if we knew,
idy and cigars Williams' rex
Should Convince ,Oreatet Skeptic
Ih JJ Ickman
Because it's the evidence of a
Testimony easily investigated,
The strongest endorsement of
The best proof. Read it :
C. A. Watson, living in Hickman,
Ky., says: "For several years I
was a victim of kidney complaint
There were pains in the small of my
back, which were always acute when
I stooped or lifting anything, and at
night, when I arose in the morn
Ine 1 would be very lame. 1 was
easily tired, and occasionally suiter
ed from nervous spells. Headaches
bothered me, I was subject to dizzy
spells and there was blotting of
the eyesight. When I caught cold,
it .settled on my kidneys, and at
such times, the passages of the
secretions would be very trequent.
This was partlculary annoying dur
inc the night, and I was often forc
ed to arise several times. Learning
of Doan's Kidney Pills, I procured
a box at Helm and Ellison's drug
store and two days after using them
received great relief. I continued
using them and when I had taken
the contents of one box I was cured
My wife also used Doan's Kidney
Plus, ami they proved of more bene
fit to her han any remedy she had
used dutlng the twenty years she
was a victim of kidney trouble. We
will never lose an opportunity of re
commending this remedy to others,
aud shall always keep it in the
For sale by all dealers. Price 50
cents. Foster-MilDurn 8-'PUHaio
New York, sole agents for4 the. Unit
Remember the same Dean's
and take no ether.
FOR SALI $ Four head of geod
nttUf. W. A. tMnsfaaw.
Leave your laundry at Ellison
The Democrats of Missouri will
hold a primary, Aug. 4.
W. S. Ellison made a business
trip to Union City, Tuesday.
Frank Haas does shoe repairing
of all kinds at Naifeh Bros. Store.
H. T. Beale is in St. Louis this
week purchasing goods for the New
You are guaranteed satisfaction
f you leave your laundry at Ellison
Miss Lillie Knoerr, has returned
home after a two weeks visit to re
latives in Paducah.
The only trouble about "Square
Deal Wire" is that it lasts too lone.
The Farmers Hardware Co., sells
Macele Ridlev. who has been
visiting relatives in St. Louis for
the past six weeks, returned home
Bob Goalder says he will make
2,000 pounds of cotton to the acre
this year. He has 70 acres that
can't be beat. .'
The 18-months-old son of Will M.
Morris, of West Hickman, died
Saturday. Burial at Chrystal grave
Mrs. E. B. Sweeney will begin
teaching a fall and winter term of
school at Graves School house, Mon
day, August 3rd.
A protracted meeting is in pro
gress at Mt. Carmel. The pastor,
H. D. Rice, in being assisted by
Rev Staley, of Fulton.
Tohn Sharp and Miss Aldry Tay
lor, of Obion, were matricd in the
parlors of the Royal Hotel at Union
City, Wednesday attemoon.
If vou eet a sample copy of the
Courier, it Is an invitation to sub
scribe, The Courier and Commercial-Appeal
a year for $1.25.
D. A. Luten, of Union City, was
in town Saturday,. While Mr. Lut
en is a resident of 'Union City he is
a Fulton County farmer and a pro
WillHamblin, Jr., son of Will
Hamblln, of the Reelfoot neighbor
hood, died at his. home Sunday of
heart trouble. Burial services were
held at Antioch, Monday.
The Cairo Bulletin, Democratic
for more than fifty years, has re
nounced its principles and gone over
to the Republican party. Change
in management changed us editorial
The Courier Realty Co. has a 3
acre track of land at Hickman Junc
tion that we will sell cheap. The
lot joins the intersection of the N.
C. &. St. L. railroad and the Colum
bus wagon road. Terms to suit
When a man makes the air blue
with Sunday school words because
his gas engine wont run, there is one
of two things wrong his engine is
either out of fix or he has gasoline
that wont test up to the standard
The Courier sells gasoline the kind
that will stand the test, If its our
kind you are using; fix the engine
Complaints still come in about
Hickman having no hitching racks.
Several farmers the men who after
all arc the foundation of any small
municipally in discussing this pro
positicn in Courier office Saturday
said that the situation was getting
to be a serious thing. One man
even said he would be willing to
sign a contract to go to some other
town to do his trading until Hickman
furnished this accommodation. And
could you blame him? Really, its
time we were doing something in
this matter. Marshall Dillion is
ready to take the propositon in hand
any day the council will do Its part
It has been sucerested to the Cour
ier that we follow the example of
several otner uemocraiic papers iu
getting upa. campaign fuad, to de
fray the e'xpenses incurred in the
national skirmish. The Courier is
ready to do its part. If you can give
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unvtninp ior inn Duroose reuaru
nf how small the amount-
bring it in, and get a receipt for
. mi i it !iL
tne same, inc name rogeiner wuu
th,e amount contributed will be pub
lished from week to week. The fact
la. we ought to do this. Everv
Diwoarat in. the county can give as
. ii tii it
much as a uouar, ana in me ena u
will amount to a real neat sum,
Cotoe on, fellers.
CLE AM UP SALE
m CONTINUES r
Good store-keeping demands a healthy clean
up every year, and we're determined we will
not carry over any of this season's stock. Our
rule does not permit any merchandise to linger
longer than its allotted time. Throughout
Remainder of this Week
Regardless of Cost
All Colored Wash Goods, Lawns, Batistes,
Organdies, Curtain Swiss, Bed Spreads, all white
wash materials and Lace Curtains.
Ladies' Long and Short Silk Gloves.
Misses' White, Tan and Black Hose.
One Hundred, and Fifty Pairs Ladies', Misses
and Ch.ldrens Oxfords must go at cost and Less.
Men's Soft Shirts, collars attached, and Fancy
Hosiery included in "Clean-up Sale."
Come inside, look and be convinced of the EXCEPTIONALLY LOW
PRICED MERCHANDISE. DON'T WAIT!
FUQUA, HELM & CO.
To Cut Plate Glass.
Tn mt a niece of olate elass it is
thought a diamond cutier is neces
sary, but it is not. it the glass is
not very thick it can be cut with a
pair of scissors, a large pair being
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preteraoie. w nue cutting nom we
glass bencatn nair a root or more or
water and i can be readily cut any
shape desired, A round piece of
nlnsR has been cut out of a eood
sized pane in just this manner. The
scissors do not have to be extra
Tt in ton had that we cannot elect
nit the ncnir.ints to Fulton COUntv
offices. In looking over the list of
entries, with tne exception or one or
lorn we nhterve n fine lot of Con
testants, and whoever the tiominecs
may be, Fulton county is certain to
have a creditable lot of officials
under the new regime. Let the hand
shaking, the friendly pat upon tne
sWiMer. ami the comDlacent smile
continue uninterrupted, for it is
.i . t tt 1 T
necessary to me cnu acsircu. , in
the ttAv dawn of the mornine after.
some there will be who will have
also ran, but for all this there is no
re.ixnn t'n take from them iust UOW
that pleasing morsel of hope, that
n ever betore tnem.
Hickman has a lot of new grani
toid walks and we hope more to
follow and we ought to have an
anti-spitting ordinance, enforcing it
to the letter.
Takjs your prescriptions to
Cowff ill's. Drug Store
where they will be filled by
a REGISTERED PHARMA
CIST at any hour
Day or Night
Uwsiirs Drag store
ildwfl OOt ITC(L Dlt '
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rjJwF ir YOU WANT Site
Uislting Cards. AnnouncemBnls.
Wedding Invitations, Monograms,
Stationery, Etc, see is,
W. O, Clevidence Is on the sick'
For all the latest news call on
Will Flcshman and wife are visit
ing Mrs. Fleshman's sister, Mrs.
Trevathan, near Columbus.
Miss Pearl Bolter returned from
Charleston Sunday evening, where
she has been visiting relatives.
Ed Love, Dick Ward and Misses
Kate and Mandie Bolter spent Sun
day in Belmont with Mr. and Mrs.
The Wolf Island base ball nine
and the Crosno nine crossed bats at
Wolf Island Sunday. The score
was 10 to 4 in favor of Wolf Island.
Mr. H. E. Wallace, the Union
City Photographer, has purchased a
gallery in South Carolina and will
leave Union City Aug. 15. Parties
desiring him to make photographs
call at once. 4-4c
All The World
kitow that UalUirtl' tinow Lliiluiuul hai
uo uiHirlor tor HheuaiHtUni, Ktllt JoluU,
Out. HprMn. lumbago and all pulai. Huy
ll, try it aud jou will aUayiUMlt. Any
tody who Uh ued HalUm!' HttQW Unl
lueutlia living proof of wliat ltdooi. Al
weailcotyou U to Butu trial bottle, l'ricu
Kc, Wo aiMlill-OU HoUX lur Oowglll' Dru
BMru, ine.. auu HVliU A JIIIIMHU
Advice to Parents.
Parenls keen vour bovs off the
street, especially after dark. You
Know not wnat annoyance tnese lit
tle fellows are, besides they learn
all kinds of meanness, picking up
all the slang phrases uttered by old
er boys who have forgotten the
prayers taught them at their moth
er s Knee wnen tney, tQO were inno
cent little tots like your own boys
If you have nice beautiful yards
allow your boys to play in them,
never scold them for their merry
laughter, for 'tis better far to be
annoyed at home than to have them
mixed up in an ugly affair on the
street of which you know nothing
until it has grown cold on every
one's tongue. If you value their
education as you should, you will
keep your boys off the street, where
no evil association-will corrupt their
A special from Boston says : Aero
planes or diiigible balloons will be
carrying passengers and freight be
tween New York and Boston within
the next eighteen months, if the plans
of the American Aerial Navigation
Company, which Is being organized
In this city, are carried out The
American Aerial Navigation Com
pany, according to the backers, is
created for the purpose of manufac
turing and operating aerial routes,
transportation ot treight and pas
sengers in the United States, Canada
and Mexico. According to the pres
ent plans the first experiments will
be made with small dirigibles, with
a carrying capacity of two passen
gers, in addition to the operator.
Get my "Book No. 4 For Women."
It will give weak women many val
uable suggestions of relief and with
strictly confidential medical advice
is entirely free, simply write Dr,
Shoop, Racine, Wis. The Book No.
4 tells all about Dr. Shoop's Night
Cure and how these soothing, heal
ing, antiseptic suppositories can b;
successfully applied, to correct these
weaknesses. Write for the book.
The Night Cure is sold by all deal
ers. That good coffee you had last
time cane from Bcttersworth & Prattler's.