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For Coughs Take This
Do you Know a remedy for coughs and colds nearly seventy
years old? There Is one Ayer's Cherry Pectoral. Once
in the family, it stays. It is not a doctor, does not take
the place of a doctor. It is a doctor's aid. Made for
.ill fhrnnr and luni troilhlcS. ASK
your own doctor his opinion of it. Follow his advice.
No alcohol in this cough medicine. JV 'fa' Co. Uiceti. XTasl
You cannot recover promptly If your bowel arc constipated. Avcr's l'llli arc gently l.n
atlvc; act directly on the liver. Sola for nearly slty years. Ak your doctor all about them
AN OLD SOCK
makes n poor place in which to keep money
you cannot hide it where it is absolutely safe
from theives or fire or where it will not give
you constant worry.
Why not bank your money keep it safe yet
where n part of it is available at any time you
wish to use it?
By keeping your money in the bank you build
up your credit; by paying your bills by check
you have a receipt for each and every pay
ment, a complete record of your income and
expenses. We funish check and pass books
free of charge.
OLDEST BANK IN FULTON COUNTY.
Capita and Surplus, $65, 000.00
The Hickman Courier and tho St.
Louis Globe-Democrat (twlco-a-woek)
Both one year for J1.G0
The Hickman Courier and the St.
Louis Republic (twlce-a-week), both
one year for $1.40
The Hickman Courier and Mem
phis Commercial-Appeal (Weekly),
both one year for $1.25
The Hickman Courier and the St.
Louis Globe-Democrat and Memphis
Commercial-Appeal three papers all
one year for $1.7t
The Hickman Courier and Rural
Route Dally Republic, (to parties on
rural routes). A dally paper and a
weekly paper, both one year for only
The Hickman Courier and Woman's
National Dally, both one year for
The Hickman Courier and Woman's
Farm Journal, both one year for only
The Hickman Courier and weekly
Louisville Courier-Journal. Both for
one year for only $1.50
Make the Farm More Attractive.
You can do this by Installing a
telephone. You can make the sur
rounding on your farm Just as at
tracUre to your sons and daughters
as If you were living In tho heart of
a big city. Our excollent servlco and
attractive "Farmers' Lino" rates aro
not to be compared with tho benefits
derived. Call the manager.
Cumberland Telephone & Telegraph
' FOR SALE: A nice residence, ono
block from Postotflce. Tho house
has 6 rooms, two halls, and two qorch
es; in good repair and a very desira
ble place. Call at this office.
FOR SALE: Ono of tho best cor
ner lots In Hickman now occupied
by J. R. II rown's mill; also a good
combined storo and residence The
residence has about 8 rooms. Lot
Is 22x100 feet. Will sell worth tho
money. Call at Hickman Courier office.
Now the time to lay in your winter's supply of
COAL. Don't wait until the cold wave flag
reminds you of your negligence.
Bon Air Lump Coal - -Tradewater
Lump Coal, -
Prices made on Domestic Nut, Blacksmith, Steam
and Anthracite Coal, upon application.
Hickman Ice & Coal Co.
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Special 10 per cent discount on 70
patterns, as long as they last Suits
$18 up; pants $5.50 up. Schmidt, tbo
i 1 VMflflf "If V'" I Hill
After n woman Is married sho mny
wish sho liiul hung up a horsu sin
Instead of a inlstletoo.
It Is tho circumstances and on
vtroiiiueiita of life that havo much to
do with tunny n young man who Iim
BtnrttMl out In life with brightest pros
peels of success, but who linn to
often snld, "I don't enro."
We allow llttlo difficulties, oft. n
Imaginary ones, that would vanish nt
tho slightest reslstnnco, to deter u
from doing ninny things both grent
and sninll. tho memories of which
would bring us our sweetest Joys In
Many of us enn unfold thu page
of memory and rend again tlio IovIiik
words of our own snlnted mother
We see ngnln tlio loving look In lu-r
eyes. Wo almost hear ngnln the gen
tie nccents of hor voice nnd wo fin I
liven through thu lapso cf years, hrr
Influence around us.
A good deed done Is not n thlnx
completed nnd unfinished; n good
thing done Is nothing lews than sr.
endless series of good things set in
motion. A kindly service rondon-d
Is not infrequently far-roaohlng.
cup of cold water to a famishing life
mny create ninny fountains of y
A flower brought to a chamber of
sorrow may sot In motion many agvii
cles of tho soul. Ministration to a
bird of wounded wing may start voir
os of song that otherwlso might n-
or hnvo been heard. A tear wiped
away may cause a passing through
the clouds Into tbo region of light
Young rami bewaro of the first oath
nnd thu first vulgar utterance, the
first cigarette, tho first glass of wine
tho first glass of beer, tho first mlng
ling of evil companions. You may
think you are strong enough to in
dulge In these and break away from
them at your will, but you novcrmnd
a greater mistake In all your life
Each one Is like an octopus. They
will gradually wind their arms aroun
you and death Is tho only thnlgstron
enough to tear you from their deadly
Uuto thoso who nro really attempt
Ing to inako tho wold bettor for their
living in it, how much they need a
word of encouragement, and how few
they receive, oven by those who
know It. Many feel their hallowed In
fluence, but how slow to praise It;
man realize their works of goodness
yet grow jealous of our development
of amlnblllty and grace, it Is not
for tho fellow who docs nothing but
rend fine books nnd hear fine music
to call himself gonial and harmonious
lie simply reflects and re-echoes tho
Influence brought to bear upon htm
Hut take tlio woman whose life Is
spent on the wnrpnth, who never has
the time for profitable reading. whoo
tastes nnd dreams nnd hopes went
under long ago, like toy boats in a
gale, and let hor bo happy and gay,
even nt lout; iiilvrvuls, uud there Is
a heroine for you' Some day sho is
going to have a good time, never you
doubt It. And whether It comes here
or yoi'der Its fullness and complete
ness of Joy will china away for aver
thu memory of llfo's cloudy days and
I Don't Care.
"I don't carol" How often we hoa
young pcoplo say thsil My young
friend, you ought to care aye, you
will care, perhaps, when it Is too late.
"Don't caro" has ruined thousands
It has filled Jails, and almshouses,
and murderers' graves; it has wrung
the hearts of parents and brought
deop blushes to u sister's cheeks; It
has broken them; many partake of
tho blessings thoy bring, yet In tho
enjoyment of them forgot thu giver
altogether. Learn to be appreciative,
and by a llttlo word of lovo, kindness
and encouragemtnt, help others, and
It will bring sunshine Into your own
life and gladness In all your ways.
Tho happiest days of our childhood
were thoso that seemed plensantest
to our dear mothor. Kludnesu and po
liteness nro Indlspenslble In a happy
home. Tbero in no other placu on
earth so delicate nnd sensitive
as homo, Its fires are easily kindled,
Its flowors are euslly bruised. Hero
our hearts wear no covering, things
that in tho outside world wo would
pass by In sport, at hoinu would
wound us to thu quick. Ono hitter
word would mar tho happiness of
homo for a wholu day, whllo pleasant
words and acts will bring peace and
pleasure It Is too often the cose
that kind words and courteous man
ners are reserved until "company Is
in," and only cureless munners nnd
sometimes harsh, cross words used
In the ovcry-day home life
As caro and attention to u garden
m rewnrded with choice flowers nnd
fruits, so tho enre, lovo nnd atten
tion Kit fit to n wife rUwi us choice
children nnd hnppler homos.
Advice Is cheap, you know, nnd
men. of nil rrented things, llko It tho
U-nst. Hut what ' It prove n mnltor
of dollars nnd cents? You nil llko
iiuiin'y nnd appreciate Its Importance
hs n factor In tho hnppy home. So
If wo tell you how every limit of yon
who tins over tried tho oxpermleitl.
enn save from fifteen to twenty per
cent of tils oxpensHA during the com
ing yenr, you will probnbly listen.
Now. thnt Is Just what wo inenn to
do. it Is slmplo nnd easy and sure
to work. Just tell your wife nil nbout
your business nffnlrs. Show her your
iMlnnce sheet, lot her study It. nnd
If she doesn't know tiow, Just tench
Ymi think It will inako her feet
bndlv: thnt It will mnko hor blue
Well, thnt will depend entirely on
the wny In which you do It. If you
becln by dvolnrlng thnt there Is not
iinother family In town runs such bills
as vours. nnd thnt there is more mou
ey spent for the twist show about
that house than nny other place you
rnn fltwl nil, will fool hurt, nnd If
she hns not had nil tho spirit tnken
ohI of her by your unfair treatment
she will resent It a uoien times
day, till you confess thnt you hnvo
played tho bully nnd tho fool.
Hut on tho other linnd. If rou m.
proncli tier ns If sho wcro an Intelli
gent being, with soul nnd souso nnd
respect equal to your own, you
find nn Intcdcstctl listener, will-
and nnxlous to lenrn nil vmi nnn
tench her on tho subject of family
finances, nnd although sho mny do
llttlo Olllct w coning before tint In.
tervlow In ended, they will bo tears
Jor she sheds thnt nt last, nftur
enrs of waiting nnd hoping, you hnvo
rome to renllio thnt she Is your
friend nnd mny be your holner. In.
selnd of the child like which you hato
trentcd her by shutting hor up like
oyster when sho ventured to nsk
iniestlon In nnr wnr rovnlant tn
sines matters, nna studiously a
oldlne In conversation with tier, ev
or) thing connected with thnt great
Is Here !
Make your home comfort
able and cheery by outfit
ing it with bright, new fur
niture and fixtures. We
are displaying a new and
complete line of home fur
nishings at our
Whal Do You Need ?
Dressers, plain and fancy
Rugs, Art Squares o
Carpet Paper (
-Smoothing Irons k
Cooks and Ranges
Rocking Chairs of all kinds
Stove Pipe, 8tovo Duckets
Princess Dressers t
Window Class, all sizes
Stove Repairs t
Trunks, all sizes j
$100 REWARD, $100.
Tho renders of thin paper will bo
pleased to learn thnt there Is at least
ono dreaded dlsento thnt science has
been ablo to euro In all Its stages
and thnt Is Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh
Cura Is tho only posltlvo cure now
known to tho mcdlonl fraternity. C
tnrrh being a constitutional disease
and thoreforo requires a constitution
al treatment. Hall's Catarrh Curo,
manufactured by V. J. Cheney A Co
Toledo, Ohio, Is tho only constitution
at curo on tho market. It Is taken
Internally In doses from 10 drops to
a tcaspoonful. It acts directly on tho
blood and mucous surfaces of the
system. They offer ono hundred do!
Urs for nny case It falls to cure
Send for circular and testimonials
V. J. CHENEY & CO., Toiedo.O,
Sold by drucclsU, 7lc
Take Hall's Family I'llls for con
We Sell Furniture
For LESS MONEY
Than cAny House in
Western Kentucky I
We carry, In addition to our reg
ular stock, a large line of second
hand goods which are sold at ex
tremely low prices.
VAGARIES OF GENIUS.
8hikspeara could not use a type
writer in composing his plays.
Iongfnllow never wroto while eat
Itabert Uiuls Stevenson Instated on
holding Ills pen In his right hand.
Sir Frances Ilacon would not use
a fountain pen undor any olreum
Doctor Johmon was never known
to vat Ice creaiA,
Mrs. Iletnans did 'not wear peeks
Dante never called his "Inferno
Charles Dlcvkns nUnys walked up
WILLIAMS' KIDNEY PILL8.
Have you neglected your kidneys
Hnvo you overworked your jiortou
system and caused troublo with your
kidneys and bladder? Havo you pal
In loins, aldo, back, groins and blad
der? Havo you a flabby appearance
of tho fao, especially under tho eyes
Too frequent a. desire to pass urine?
If so. Williams' Kidney lilts will euro
ou nt Druggist, I'rlco 60c.
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Do You Carry
Juit tbir.k vha y.i r.l
have in cae your prjtrtr &
go up in tmike.Titnit twt
ried a policy tn cne ot J c
panlei you vouii cart tc:tU
to itaith with ag4.2
Don't put th.i ttitttrdj
you may be tee i'e
R. T. TYLER, Agen
A mixture of Hackle,
Shucks, Small Grains of Corn,
Silks, Etc., at 15c per wagon
load, if hauled immediately,
J. F. & S.L.D0DDS Go,
Roonjs and Board
by the day or week krp.
fortable room U'btocKK
Hickman Furniture Go.
Tfltphon No. to
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than any other.
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