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5? Per Cent
Of the Egg Fnrms
'''the United States
ar-tocked with White
Beci-jie it is untver
"liy admitted that
Leghorns are greatest
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ORDER YOUR NEW
SPRING SLIT TODAY A1W'
The patterns are here in greater variety and in
more handsome effedts than were ever before
shown in Hickman. Our perfectly tailored gar-
$14.50 ments always have that appearance of elegance
TO that has made this the most: popular establish-
$45.00 ment among well-groomed men. Be measured
today for your new spring suit.
MILLET Sr NAYLOR
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Farms For Sale
for term, l-v-atlon or other Information
call on or iSrM Th Hickman Courier
No. tl IflOaorel MImIuIbdI rlrer tnltnm
UnJ. II mllm below Hickman. Well fenced,
flTe-room boat, oulhoute. etc. 0aorr.ln
cultlratlon. reit tltntwr. Haliei from N) to
KO tMinele corn: iMu to lJa noundi cotton.
A rxxt Inreitment.
No. I 7 acre land, one mile aouth of
OlarUin. Oood 4-room home. torn, ibed
nil other oul-lxilMInt rood elland ela.
tern, flue younc orchard. 1 mile from eehool
bout. (Iwnern anilouito tell and 118 an
acre will nut. Additional Information on
No. 40 WO-acre farm, well ImoroTed
room dwellln. S tenant houe, I large to
bacco Inrna, t lane atock tatriie. ralrlxnki
toalea,outlHilldlni.I welli. ltprln. fenced
and crtxe-fenred. Half mile to twochurchee
hair mile to ecbool boa.e. nn rural route
and, telephone line and abort dltlance from
two rood market. n acret In cultlratlon.
An Ideal farm. Adjoining land last year
old for per acre; tble can be bought for
lla leu on the acre. A number ot Improve,
menu In warnf orchard, etc. Ifiouwanl
a bargain. ak for No. 44.
No. (V-A email farm, t) acre, all In cultl-
tlvatlun. nt orer two mile from Hickman.
KAi.ee cotton or anything ele that ran lie
ralMl In Fulton county. I now renting
fur im a year. All fenced. I will ctncU
the deal Inlanco on eaey terme.
No.tl-aSI acre, of nne land In tb rtrcr
tintiom (behind the Uorernment lereelfor
aaleatan extremely low price.. 110 acree
in cultivation. Lan i purcnaaro aa a
whole or divided. Thlt li a good Dropotl.
No. 4a.11 irni m-. Tiacrea unrter tiottom
land and Improvement. 6 nillra from town.
Iteinetnlter river bottom land hae proven to
be one of the lient land Inve.tmenta In thla
tectum. Are you Interested? Talk quick.
inraman iwurier itcany uo.
rti. err r in ivci. iiwk iniiu. ill ,iii
Ippt county. Mo. ba four aete of bou.et on
It. together with other Improvements. 16
acres cleared, reit In timber SW acre pro
tected by the new government levee. Own
erli cutting Dve crop of alfalfa 011 thle
place eacn year. aDa me coivon anu corn
now growing will give you an Idea oflta
fertility. Itente readily for IIA an acre
I'rice very reaeonaoie.
No. T Two lot. one mile below Hickman
at the old ferrr landlne. Mlllrt fret. Uood
three-room house, (table, well. Take big
water to overflow. 1K yon want a bnrgalnr
Nn. IT A rand ilx.rooni. nearly new,
frniuo bouie and two lota IMxlEt feet. Two
block! from butlncM part of town. All
needed Improvement. A tpanklng good
proposition for the man who wanta a nice
I'.tle home. lart rab, balancfl reasonable
lengin 01 time.
No. tO-ror a limited time, wewlll oiler
for ante an It-room residence. I halls. In good
repair aa well aa a substantial building, and
four int. raeliMiau feet, stables, smoke
house, poultry bouse, and other outbulld
inns, goou cisiern. garuen-po, 11c. njri-u
In good neighborhood. Ilenta readily for
lltainontb. It ought to bring H.uu. but
w ran sell It much less, and can give you
time on part of It.
The Courier received this week
two fine pieces of machinery for the
job and binding department, which
puts us on a footing with the best
printing establishments in Western
Kentucky. That printing you have
been sending away can be done at
home now. Keep your dollars here
patronize your home institutions,
Wireless telegraphy was success
fully operated the other day on a
Lake Shore train running at the rate
of sixty-miles an hour. Ine train
was eauipped with wireless appar
atus and messages were sent and
received as the train was opproacn
A SS0.000 monument in memory
of Piesident James A. Garfield is
proposed in a bill Introduced oy Ke
presentative Langley, of Kentucky
The measure Movides that the monu
ment shall 1h Irected on or near the
Middle Creek' battlefield in Floyd
Rev. Wm. Thompson, pastor of
St. John's Methodist churcn at Mem
ohls. said In a sermon that "Sunday
baseball playing is no worse than
gossip indulged in by society sisters
on the Sabbath when flocked togeth
FtThc church that wins is the church
2-Ccnt Rate Invalid In Missouri.
Judge McPherson. at Kansas City,
in the case of the state against the
railroads of the state, some eighteen.
has decided that the two-cent fare
and maximum rates law of the state
is invalid, the rate being not re
munerative but confiscatory. He
tays that they looked for increase in
tariff has not materialized, and even
goes so far as to declare that the
abolition of the pats system on the
roads has not added one per cent to
the business of the lines. The de
cision is a black eye to the two-cent
There has been much discussion
at New Madrid, recently, as to the
the probable effect the construction
of the levee across the river, in
Kentucky, will have in raising the
height of the water on the Missouri
side. If the Kentucky levee is com
pleted to hold back the water at
flood times, it will be easy to find
oui wnai ine eneci is oy comparing
figures on the Government gauges at
Cairo and New Madrid for a series
The Washington Baseball Club, of
hich Joe Cantillon, of Hickman, is
manager, defeated tne .Houston,
Tex. team at San Antonio, Satur-
diy in a practice game. The score
was 1 to 2. Hickman rooters will
now line up and put their money on
List your real estate with the Hick
man Courier. No sale, no charge.
Woodmen of The World.
The second biennial session of
Head Camp "U," W. O. W., Is in
session at Winchester. Ky., this
week. Quite an extensive program
was prepared by the citizens of Win
chester, including an address of
welcome by R. M. Shipp, superin
tendent of the schools and music by
the school chilldren.
J T. Dillon, Goalder Johnson,
Wm. Flynn and F. S. Moore are
representing Elm Camp No. 3.
Atkins Cole, of Fulton, is also in
In The Spanish-American War.
None but the initiated know the
accuracy required in a printing
office. Some reader who detects
bad spelling or a letter upside down
feels that his mission is not fully ac
complished until he has called the
attention of friends to the glaring
defect. He did not notice the thous
ands of letters in place, or the multi
tude of words correctly spelled, but
bis eagle eye is glued on that one
that Is out of place. So it is with
our deeds. Man does a thousand
good deeds and no attention is paid
to them, but if he makes one mistake
it is dashed over the world. A life
time may be spent in building up a
reputation that may be wrecked in a
moment. The world is a harsh
critic, exacting to a fault.
Reason some folks aint in no hur
ry ter go ter heaven Is kaze dey
ion't want de angels ter think dey
got de idee dat der treasure wont
keep twel dey come.
I uurmg me spanisn American
War, many of our soldiers suffered
severely from cramp in the stomach
and bowels, due in most cases to tne
change of climate and the -water
they were obliged to drink.
Mr. Geo. A. Lake, of Dennison,
Texas, gives an interesting account
of how be came to the relief of some
of the men in his regiment: "Just
as I was starting for the war, says
Mr. Lake, "Mr. Davis gave me a
large bottle of Sloan's Liniment. I
used it in our troops at Camp Mobrey
for cramps and dysentery among the
men. It took finely and lots of the
boys of Troop L. 1st Tex. Cav. tM-
S. V., will never forget the name of
Sloan's Liniment. One case in par
ticular was our bugler, Fred Orm
sley ; he was cramped until he could
hardly stand it. I gave him a dose
of Sloan's Liniment and in five min
utes he was up and ready to go on
with the troop."
Every druggist carries Sloan's
Liniment in stock. You can get it in
25c. 50c. or SI. 00 sized bottles. It's
a good thing to have in the house
for rheumatism, toothache, sore
throat, asthma and any pain o'r stiffness.
cMeris cNfw Hats for Spring
p. SO to $3.00
In Soft and Stiff Styles
Our showing of Soft Hats offers unusual good choice,
not only in shapes, but also color lines.
The new Alpine is the style that will make Soft Hats
strong favorites this spring. We have them.
New Spring Bostonian Shoes
And Oxfords Just eceiJed
miet & SKaytor
ALL i S0RTS44M
President Taft I
It also rained.
Garden see d. Bettersworth &
Moving pictures every night at
Miss Robbie Salmon visited in Ful
Change of Program every night
at the Lyric.
Good carnations now at 75c. See
Miss Frankye Reid.
REX Phosphate hits the spot.
Call for it at Cowgill's.
Miss Mollie Bourne spent Sunday
in Union City with home folks.
Sheriff Seat visited his mother and
children at Cruthfield this week.
Lee Carter, a Fulton policeman,
was in the city first of the week.
Onion sets and garden ' seed of
every description at Bettersworth &
Cowgill's fountain is the only
place you can get REX. Call for it
L D. Perry, wife and baby re
turned Sunday from a short visit in
Bartlett Murrell and Paul Blake
more left Friday on the Sadie Lee
Take AdvnUige of Iliektnan Citi
zen's Experience Before IV Too
When the back begins to ache,
Don't wait until backache be
Till serious kidney troubles de
Till urinary troubles destroy
Profit by a Hickman citizen's ex
perience, Thomas Creed, living in Hick
man, Ky., says : "For two or three
years my kidneys did not act as
thev should. There was a steadv
pain in the small of my back, and
whenever I stooped or lifted any
thinr sharn twinpes would dart
. o ? I - o-- .
through my loins. My back ached
at nicht. and when I arose in the
mnrninp. I was so lame that I could
hardly walk. I often suffered from
nervous spells, occasionally tea
languid and became easily tired.
Headache also troubled me. and I
was tubiect to dizzy spells. The
secretions from my kidneys con
tained a sediment and I was often
ft-rced to arise during the night on
account ot their too trequent action.
Finally I learned of Doaa's Kidney
Pills, and procured a box at Helm
and Ellison's drue store, used them
tn accordance with the directions.
and one box relieved my trouble. 1
ran recommend Doan's Kidnev Pills
as a very reliable kidney remedy."
For sale by all dealers. Price 50
cents. Foster-Mllburn co , uuuaio,
New York, sole agents for the Unit
Remember the name Doan's
and take do other.
The men on the bond of Beach
T7 . ! I rY i rr ... I urltri tYie
H4lia, W44V I v...v ....
murder of bis father, Judge James
Breathitt county officers and he was
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arrested ana taicen to ws jau ai
Irvine to await Eis second trial in
,! Th fir.t Irlnl retiillerl In n
nJi.. ... ...
hung jury. Hargis got on a drunk
and aitempieu to uiuiuci a wuunii.
ntnl mrn trnur netufirinr nnrl then
go to church and sit in the arcen
corner with tears flowing down your
i i .
David Bryant, of Union City, visit
ed his daughter, Mrs. T. A. Led-
Russ Wiseman and wife, of Mur-
physboro, Ills , spent last week with
Allen Bright returned Sunday from
a visit to his brother, Dave Bright,
at East Prairie.
H. Whipple, of Memphis, was the.
guest of his sister, Mrs. Jas. Town
send, last week.
Satisfaction or money refunded.
Carl Schmidt, the Tailor, over
Rice's Shoe Store.
Mrs. Lon Naylor and baby, of
Cayce, visited Judge W. A. Naylor
and family last week.
C. H. Moore, the grocer, wants a
share of your trade. His goods and
and prices are both right.
Don't ask who but just telephone
No. 4 for groceries, and see if you
don't get the best in town.
See the Hickman Courier Realty
Company's list of real estate bar
gains, elsewhere in this issue.
Miss Nell Rogers has been spend
ing several days with her sister,
Mrs. Roy Clark, at Woodland.
Misses Lillian Johnston and Loto
Cavitt returned Monday from a visit
to the former's mother at Ripley.
Our business has nearly doubled
in the past twelve months. That's
one good sign that our groceries are
the best in town. C. Hi Moore.
Mrs. W. A. Tohnston and children
went to Brownsville, Tenn., Sunday,
to attend the bedside of her sister.
Miss Ciista Mann, who Is quite sick.
FOR SALE Thoroughbred Rhode
Island Reds eggs (15) for setting,
S1.00. Splendid layers. Mrs. G.
B. Threlkeld, State Line, Ky.
T. T. Stephens and Henry Mc-
Mullin attended the Inauguration of
the President on last Thursday at
Washington. Mr. Stephens had the
ill luck of being sick on the trip.
It is rumored that a proposition is
on foot to put a mule barn on the
Price Hotel block. This should be
nipped in the bud. We had about
as soon see a giue laciory on can
On Thursday evening of last week,
Miss Virginia Prather entertained a
number of friends at "500." A
chafing dish luncheon of Welsh rare
bit, coffee, wafers, fruits, fudge,
and nuts were served. Miss Vir
ginia Shumate, of Newbern, Tenn.,
was an out-of-town guest.
Capt. Brown, the genial, affable
gentleman in charge of the "White
sox," which is anchored in Bayou de
Chein, is positive Hickman it the
best town of its size qn the map.
Besides the company of local sports
men to minimize the monotony of
smaller bergs, the captain enjoys the
splendid opportunities for hunting
The Mengel Box Co. is putting la
a complete machine shop at their
lower factory. They are also put
ting in a plant for the manufacture
of glue, of which they use hundreds
of barrels a month. These, with
the many other improvements now
under construction, will give em-
floyment to a number of extra men.
,et the good work go on, Bro. Wal
that goes Instead ot striding.