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WEDNESDAY. MARCH 3, 1S97.
OUR CLUBBING LIST.
Magazines, Newspapers, end Other Publications
at Reduced Rates by the
Below trill be found a list of periodicals
which the Climax will order for its subscribers
at its reduced rates, the only provision being
that the subscription to the Cluax be paid up
one year in advance. By reference to the
prices quoted below, it will be found that we
can save you from five centp to one dollar on
every publication named.
c& The following prices include the Cuiui:
Arena . . J3 73
American Art Journal, Music 3 25
mencan Art Review 5 25
Breeders Gazette 2 15
t cntury Mapazine 4 60
cosmopolitan. 1 95
WeeUy Courier-Journal 1 C5
e V!y Commercial Gazette -. 1 15
Weekly Enquirer 1 CO
Demorest's Magazine .. 2 65
Leslie's Weekly. 4 35
Font Leslie's Monthly . "" 3 40
Detroit Free Press Semi-Weekly 1 85
The Forum . 3 75
Harper's Magazine 4 15
Harper's Weekly 4 35
Harper's Bazar . . 4 35
Harter s Round Table ... 2 65
The Independent . 3 65
Lippincott's Magazine. . 3 15
Muncey's Magazine 1 90
Met lure's Magazine 1 90
Torth American Review 5 25
Ohio Farmer 1 90
Public Opinion 3 15
Review of Reviews . 3 25
&cnbner"s Magazine. 3 60
S Nicholas 3 65
St. Louis Globe-Democrat. 1 80
Tn WeeVlj N Y. World 1 75
Kentucky Stock Farm. 2 75
Louisvillt Evening Post. . . 3 00
Twice-A Week Courier-Journal. . 1 75
Weekly Louisville Commercial 145
S ' Journal, daily. . 6 00
N Journal, Sunday. . 3 20
- .ter Knieht 1 70
i Post, daily 3 20
Peterson's Magazine. 1 80
Purk weekly 5 25
.'edge . 5 25
V acta C onstitution 1 5
t.anta Journal 1 45
HomeJournaL - 2 00
I ie hundred other journals and magazines
i ih the Climax, at reduced rates.
The (imi Company will take pleasure in
attending to orders received by mail. Always
s whether or not you are now taking the
r you wish us to send for.
Squire Turner is very ill at
To think of clothing is to think
of Kit S. Mitch.
haniord Lakes appointed deputy
constable in Yates.
Wafers & Cohen sold 25 GOO lb
Monday at $3.6S.
It ad correspondence on first
Iijr of to-day's Climax.
llolti & Park have established an
wKior factory at Irvine.
Jas. Hamilton and family moved
t town Monday from College Hill.
George D. White has two fine
farms for sale at White's Station.
it. P YVitmcr, of Iddiana, and
Annie Edwards were married at
It d House.
"V. II. Muncey & Co. bought and
shipped 1,00 dozen, GO cases, of gggs
Lightning damaged a building
containing corn on Terry Perkins'
Judge John D. Goodloe was in
town thU week after six weeks.' ill
n i- of grippe.
Mi1; Tempie Oldham has for sale
a nice line of boy's and girl's hats,
m with care.
The negroes are not all for gold
Hob Rico took a silver dollar from
Buck Jones and is in jail.
Llder Richard French, of Win
Chester, will preach at Red House
in t Sunday at 3:30 p. m.
Mr. Z. G. Cobb had S limits
al his farm near Blue Grass
last week. Others are sick.
Two girl babies were born lat
week at Valley View, to the wives
of M. I. Wharton and C. B. Dunn.
Newton Lane, who killed old
man Rodnbaugh and son at
tw o years ago, was cleared.
Mrs Ella Farley has taken a
position as sales-lady at Elder's and
will be glad to have her friends call.
My residence anil 4-acres of land
for rent, West Main street, Richmond.
C H. PIGG.
The Climax has a new Gordon
press. 14 ?, with fountain, Which
is the largest press of its kind made.
Court day business was dull with
a fair crowd iu town. Horses $."j0 to
$7o, mules, .G0 to 90; cattle, , to
Pott & Duerson paid 93) cents
a car of Jessamine wheat and
$i in per bbl. for a car of corn from
Two hundred (200) new
rs to the Climax in the last sixty
d-is. A total bona fide subscription
far in excess of any paper in the
We waste no time in useless
blows, but strike the nail and in it
goes. See our line of clothing, and
ham what good qualities you get
and at suchja small price. Covington
At the meeting of the Republican
County Committee on Monday
there was a very full attendance.
Precinct meetings will be hold May
1, and May 8 the county convention
You can't buy without looking,
and you are very welcome to look
here without buying. The bargains
here deserve a look. We have what
you want at the right price. Covington
The Executive Committee of the
Madison County Sunday School
Union met last Saturday; those
present were Messrs. Deatherage,
Covington, Arnold, Smith, Poage
and Rev. Boatman.
The will of Pat McMahan, deceased,
was probated on Monday. It devises
his property, consisting only of the
shop and lot in the rear of the Roberts
house, to his daughter, Miss
Kate McMahan, of Lexington.
Weary mothers may rest; you pay
for about what the goods would cost
you in the piece. Our price is about
equal to throwing in the work. You
get all this in the B. O. E. (best on
earth) "boy's knee pant suits. Covington
The Climax is only about twenty
years old, so it can not boast of
any 30 year subscribers, Wis the
Register. But it can boast of a large
number of the Register's o, 10, 15, 20,
25 and 30-year-old subscribers who
broke away from it lately. IJesides
a quantity of job work and ads.
there were just 23 subscriptions
paid on Monday to the CuHXX and
it m&9 not feed dftf citbr
SH iri &
frv - - i- i.v '- "j ."1 lir. " ' -
I r"SWA, rouoL
thq turnpikes were
tho county would they bo
priced according to their assessed
valuation; another instance of tho
difference in the. basis of valuation
when a Government is to pay and
when it is to be paid.
G. J. Whit & Son have for sale
3 work mules one pair nice sorrel
mare mules, 0 and 7 years of age,
over 1G hands, well broke and sounds
One nice 4-year-old inare, "2 nice
medium," marc and horse mules.
Telephone to him, White's Station.
Rev. Sam Jones will lectuie in
Danville on the night of the fifth of
April. He will lecture in Stanford
the afternoon of the same day. Everybody
should hear him. His audience
here last week, composed of
the best people, are unanimous in. his
Mr. Jonah Wagers, of
Estill county, and Mr.
Win. Rice, of Rico Station, called on
the Climax Monday and left a nice
order for job work. They have large
stores at Wagersville and Rico Station,
and are doing a tremendous
Centre College lias been invited
to send a team "to represent the
South" at an athletic carnival at
Chicago, April 14. Represent what
South? Musi be much farther South
than this, for Centre never won at
track or field athletics since Adam
was a baby.
The Climax is the only Democratic
weekly i.i the county. The
Regibter and Pantagraph have been
mighty thick politically and socially
for some months but they now come
forth together the tame days and out
of the same chases. Why not consolidate
and be done with it?
The Xew York Journal is the
first paper from the great metropolis
to circulate daily in Danville. Will
Maguire is the agent. Evidently
Danville has some good silverites
over there, who want the "gospel"
from headquarters. The Journal
daily and the Climax, one year $7.
It is said that the child bride of
Thomas G. Parsons, who was torn
away from him at Richmond by her
father, T. C. Rimmell, two weeks
ago, is slowly pining away at her
home in Rockcastle. The stubborn
father guards the house with a shot
gun and threatens death to any who
attempt to see his daughter.
Mr. George W. Smith, cousin of
Mr. J. W. Smith, of this city, bought
a black colt, 3 years old, by Simmons,
dam by Nutwood, from H. K.
McAdams, of Lexington, which ho
will ship to Fayette.'Mo., and will
send him for a record, after which
the colt will be registered. He has
shown quarters at a 2:20 gait, going
the mile in 2:30.
Lincoln J. Cnrter's fine scenic
production, "The Fast Mail," at the
opera house Monday evening was
one of the best plays ever shown in
this city, and too much cannot be
said in praise of the Company and
the play produced. The Richmond
Military Baud Orchestra furnished
the music, which was first-class in
every particular and greatly enjoyed
by the large audience.
The Local Option League held a
mass meeting at Winchester
Saturday week. Tho Executive Committee
named the candidates for
Councilman, Mayor, and all city
offices. Quite a number of those
mentioned for the offices stilted that
they would run simply as Democrats
and would submit their claims
to the action of the Democratic
party. At least one man mentioned
for Councilman is a Republican and
some of the others did not vote the
Democratic ticket last fall. It is
probable that they will not enter the
There is more money in
the amount invested and the time
devoted to it than anything "lse the
farmer raises. There is more money
spent for eggs alone than for any
other article of produce.
Eggs as a Medicine.
A raw egg, if swallowed in time,
will effectually detach a fishbone
fastened in the throat, and the
whites of two eggs will render the
deadly corrosive sublimate as harmless
as a dose of calomel. Eggs
strengthen the consumptive, invigorate
the feeble, and render the most
susceptible all but proof against
jaundice in its most malignant form.
Has A Brother Here.
Capt. White, the veteran soldier
and compositor, has we are glad to
say, recovered sufficiently to resume
typesetting, says the Lan-os er Record.
He was 77 years old last week
and can set more clean proof to-day
than most typos of half his age.
He has a brother in Richmond,
George ("Old Printer") White, who
can put up three clean galleys every
day in the year and ho is 63.
Dental Saiiely Meets.
The Blue Grass Dental Society met
here yesterday, and about twenty of the
foremost dentists of this section attended.
President A. Wilkes Smith, of this city,
entertained the gentlemen last night in
his usnal hospitable manner at Westover
Terrace. The other officers are
Justice, of Winchester; Secretary
McQuown, of Georgetown, and
Treasurer Proctor, of Mt. Sterling.
"In Old Madrid" to Return.
Theatre goers will be dclhditid to know-that
they will have another opportunity
of seeing this delightful comedy
and also pleased to learn that Mr. Jones
and his company will temain two nights
in Richmond and in addition'to 'Jn Old
Madrid," "Follies of a Night," will be
presented the second night of their engagement
here. This company is playing
two night stands everywhere this
season at a straight 25-cent price of admission
and with the excellent performances
given, are doing .an enormons
business. The dates here are March 12
Mikado By Home Talent.
Tho Opera "Mikado" will bo given
soon, for the benefit of the Methodist
organ fund, under the management
of Miss Pattie and 3fr. Thomas. The
following is the caste of characters,
composed of the best local dramatic
The Mikado of Japan Prof. Sanderson
Kankipoo (his son disguised as
Koko rdHlgh Executioner
ofTitipu) - Mr. W. E. Shackclfon!
Pooh-ban (Lord High Everything
elel . . Mr. A. D. Flora
(a noble Lord) Mx. Jno. N. Turner
Ynra Yuns f three- ) Min Mary Pattie
Pitt ie Sing wards of Mrs. Henry Perry
Peep Bo ( Ko Co ) Miss Mabel Tarrifl
Kaiiihn (an elderly ldy inleve
with Xsnkipoo) .ZM!m MfirUwillia Smith
Cfef M H ftrll, HsWH tkwuit m4 Cfii
Wont Do'lmposcd On.
Peter Cobb and Walker Hudgins,
two thoughtless boys, chased a lot of fine
turkeys belongiug to Mr. B. J. Clay,
putting a dog after tliern. The birds
were run almost to death nnd some were
lost, Mr. Clay had the lads arrested but
they w ere acquitted. Mr. Clay was justly
incensed and was peeking protection,
for this is not the first time his turkeys
have been killed or run away from home.
Coming Colored Contest.
Tho annual declamatory and oratorical
contests between representatives
of colored schools of Central
Kentucky, will bo held in Richmond
April 30th. Paris, Winchester, Mt.
Sterling, Maysvillc, Nicholasville,
Frankfort, Versailles, Georgetown,
Danville, Harrodsburg and Richmond,
will be represented. The oratorical
contest is intended for boys
only. Two gold medals will be presented.
A local representative for
the oratorical contest is to be selected
in Jt few weeks.
For County Clerk.
Dr. H. K. Middleton, tho well-known
Kirksville physician, has
yielded to the persuasion of many
friends and declared himself a candidate
for County Clerk, subject to
tho action of the Democratic party
As a citizen ho has no superior in tho
county, ho is a fine physician, and
stand's high in the estimation of his
neighbors. When these recommen
dations are fulfilled, as he does, it
leaves no doubt but what Dr. Middleton
would make an honest and
Hardin's Happy Hils.
Gen'l. Hardin's speech Monday was
filled with eloquent passages. Said he,
"I visited Western Kentucky and saw
the golden grain stand in the fields like
sentinels in the path of prosperity hut
there were no purchasers." I visited
Eastern Kentucky, whose sun-kissed
mountains are big with untold wealth of
ore, but the wolf of hunger haunts the
homes o! the people there." "I have
been in the Blue Grass, the fairest spot
neath heaven's dome, the asparagus bed
of tiie uuiveibe, but lav.lesues and
riot run rampant." " 'Tis Kentucky, but
my old Kentucky no more, till her sons
break away from their serfdom to power
and ote for measures that the masses
Married Under Difficulties.
At Panola, on R.N.I &B , there were
married at the residence of Eld. E. P.
Denton, on Thursday evening last, Wm.
Comely, of Girrard county, to Miss
Cnloe Henderson, of Red Lick, daughter
of the late Elder Anthenile Henderson
having obtained license of Clerk White,
at Richmond. Before leaving home
a question was sprung as to the legality
of marriage outside of the county issuing
license, and to remove all doubt a fifteen
mile journey over roads with mud sometimes
to the axle was made. Anthenile
Henderson, brother of the bride, and
Miss Annie Comely, sister of the groom,
accompanied them. They started on the
return trip with light hearts, and may
nothing ever cross their path to make
them heavy. On the same evening, at
the residence of .Mrs. Nancy ledford,
near Panola, her daughter, Miss Ella,
and David C. Baker, of Jackson county,
w ere married by the same official. And
again, may fortune smile on them. On
the same day Win. Gentry and Miss
Maggie, daughter of Lewis Kindred,
For a Genuine Democratic Daily Paper.
General P Watt Hardin was invited to
addre&s the couit day crowd on Monday
and responded with an hour's 6peech
that was full of sense and replete with
eloquent flights that carried the audience
w ith him by storm.
Gen. Hardin stated that he was here
at the request of the Chairman of the
Democratic Committee, to present and
explain the plan adopted to secure a
Democratic organ to be published in
Louisville. It was the outgrowth of the
meetings of the Democratic tate Central
and State Executive Committees. He
said that he believed there never was
such a field for . newspaper; that the demand
(or it was nuniveisal. and that it
was a party necessity. Two hundred aud
twenty thousand Democrats in Kentucky
were without a column in the city press
to represent them, and to-day four Louisville
papers were sustained and supported
against the will and wisli of four-fifths
of the intelligent leading pub'.ic of
our State. If this be true, what could
one paper do that has the sympathy of
four out of five of the intelligent reading
public? But his appeal was not based
on the idea simply of an investment, but
to the party pride and patriotism of the
Democracy, for the public good and the
safety of the country.
Geueral Hardin then explained in detail
the plan of raising the stock by
counties and the pro rata according to
the Democratic vote and the manuer of
From this he branched off into a
of the money question, especially
dealing with the present times as the
logical result of our money system and
the ote of confidence given by the
American people to the continuance of a
system under which every money hoarder
and creditor knew his money would
continue to enhance in purchasing
power. They oted him confidence in a
rising market for money; and then seem
to expect him to part with money growing
dearer for property growing cheaper.
Oh. no! he is not that big a fool. You
Republicans expect protection from
supplies that drive the price of your
products down. You demand that the
government give you a monopoly on
what you hae to sell. Dou't you think
tne money power is as smart as you are?
They demanded and you have given
them a monopoly of the money market.
You have shut off their competition, you
have closed the mines and mints to silver,
one of the sources of money in all
the past. Why then do vou wonder
that they don't exchange their money for
property, when they know the ery protection
you have given them will continue
to make their moncv tiee iu value?
Continuing. Mr. Hardin discussed the
various aspects of the question &uddealt
telling blows at the sjstem that has
dragged us down from bad to worse,
until banks and corporations, large and
small, are breaking and lawlessness and
disorder run rampant in the land. It is
money we need, not confidence. We
haye plenty to sell, but no money, for it
is 'boarded ani the only way to prosperity
is through opening the mints to
the free andunlimiied coinage of silver,
when every dollar will be of the same
value, and there will be no danger of
cornering it, as they do at present.
A number of shores of stock were taken
in the new daily paper, and Messrs. J.
1L Kennedy and G. W. Evans have
books to take subscriptions to the capital
stock of the organization. Sliaies $25,
pajable one-fourth upon call; balance
Sl.So per month for ten months. '-In this
tray ihe people sac cira their rwjrwi
- - if -.1
Charivaried The Couple.
A couple married last week in Lincoln
county and ihe Kidd's Store
correspondent of tho Interior-Journal
tells the story in this inimitable
Joseph Boyco, of Stringtown, was
married at Liberty last Wednesday
to Miss Kate Bell, daughter of Col.
Walker and Mrs. Bettie Bell, of our
suburb. Neighborhood boys faithfully
observed tho customary celebration
of a wedding with ono of
their resurrectional charivaris. No'
neighborhood organization is more
thoroughly equipped with every infernal
instrument for making the
clangor of a boiler factory a "concord
of bweet sounds" in contrast
with the hideous, flesh-creeping discords
they joyfully mako with an
amount of hard labor, which would
paralyze them if demanded profitable
work. Tho still night invited
the participation of every cur dog
within a radius of two miles. Few
parties of this vicinity have boon
desperate enough to marry the second
time, since our band has attained
such superior skill as performers
on dumb-bolls, gongs, tea
kettles, dishpans, rattletraps, tuba ,
caliopcsand scores of similar demoniacal
instruments of torture.
Slate Lick As a Lovers' Paradise
The attention of the Climax was
lately called to the fact that tho classic
waters of Slate Lick are as conducive
to marriage as Spring time is
to thoughts of love. Lastyearand the
year before a score or more of young
people from Richmond under tho
chaperonago of Mr. and Mrs. W. L.
Crutcher and Mrs. C. T. Fox
' camped out" at this pleasant resort,
about three miles from Berca, where
the road winds around through the
woods and finally runs up a tree. A
census of the visitors was taken
lately and the swath that cupid has
cut in their serried ranks is appalling.
Tho first to be led to Hymen's
Altar was Miss Sallie Yates, who
was married to Mr. Robert McKee.
of Lawrenceburg: next Mr. David
Tevis and Miss Lizzie Smith followed
suit; Miss Annie Letcher was a member
of the party, but she soon became
the wife of Rev. Rutherford
Douglas, of Nicholasville; Miss
Delia Ramsey was here courted by
the gentleman who week before last
claimed her for his bride, Mr. Matthew
Allen Kennoy, of Danville;
Mr. George Corzelius there made
love to the girl whom he took to be
his wife four weeks ago, Miss Georgia
Moberley; Mr. Waller Bennett and
Mr. Clarence E. Woods were also
members of the party who subsequent!'
married, the former Miss
Mary C. Burnam, tho latter Miss
Mattie McDonald Chenault, both of
this city. Col. Bob Gillen, proprietor
of Slate Lick Hotel and Livery
Stable, will thank the Climax for
this recital of tiie beneflcient influence
of his summer resort, while the
diminishing number of unmarried
members of the gay parties of '95
and '9G will doubtless call on their
kind chaperones to see them through
another summer at the famous old
Mr. Ernest Barker
and Miss Gertrude Busby, well-known
young peoplo of Irvine, were
married there last Monday.
Mr. H. C. Rice
and Mrs. Charlotte T. Baxter, were
married in this city February 23. Mr.
Rice is a farmer of Estill county, besides
being connected with other
business. They will reside at Irvine.
Johnson. Mrs. Mary Johnson,
aged 53 died at Valley View last
Duncan. Mrs. Wm. Duncan, of
Waco, aged 35, died of consumption
Ckawfohd. At Irvino last Saturday
morning, Marshal Crawford,
aged 19 years.
Pattox. Green Patton, aged 30,
died on Friday at Bearwallow, leaving
three children and a wife, who
is a daughter of Thos. Adams.
Wilsox. Amanda Wilson, wife
of Alex Wilson, died last Friday at
College Hill. She was a sister of
Mrs. Alfred Douglas, this place, and
a most excellent lady.
Dozier. James Dozier, one of the
oldest citizens of Madison, 96 years,
died Sunday night near Foxtown.
He was the father of" Messrs. Will
and Bob Dozier and Mrs. Tom
Bloomfield, of Madison.
Scrivner. A death which caused
unusual sorrow at Waco was that of
young Harris Scrivner. tho seventeen-year-old
son of Irvine and
Emma Scrivner, which occurred on
Monday last. Interment yesterday
in the family burying ground, after
services at the house.
Jett. The infant of Mr. and Mrs.
Shelby Jett, of Doylesville, whoso
death was noted in last week's Climax,
was their fourth child to dio in
extreme infancy, Tho bereaved parents,
particularly the mother, are inconsolable.
This little bud, so young andfair.
Snatched hence by early doom,
Just came to showhowsweotaflower
In Paradise could bloom.
Mr. W. B. Stapp is very sick with la
Mr. Sidney C Davis is very Jow with
The country roads are almost impassable
from recent rains.
The S. B Asee farm will be rented as
soon as it is surveyed.
The renting of the farms of Jesse New-by
was postponed until March or April.
Mr. Pelothas out a $5 reward for a
saw which he lost in the last Sunday
Corn brought $1.50 per barrel at Jesse
New by'u sale on February 20th inst, and
wlieat 80 cents per bushel.
C. D. Chenault was a liberal bidder at
the New by sale, buying all tho hams and
shoulders aud considerable household
Mr. and Mrs. Allen Million, of Woodford
county, are visiting relatives at this
place, Mrs. Million is one of the heirs
of the Jesse Newby estate. "
The -Republicans will meet March
"1st at their regular voting place to select
candidates for Cbnstablo and Magistrate
of Million district. Tha woods are full
.Mrs."" Jimteofi Hacker,did-after a
kv 4ft) llkMWHGtttMXMta MbtK'
tarrh of the head. Mrs. Hacker w as one
of our best women and her death will bo
mourned by many friends.
A. P. Settle, Jr., is still at the old stand
of M. D. Settle A Son.
High water washed out several water
gaps and some fencing.
M. D. Settle, formcrley of this place, is
"how located at Kings Station.
A Glee Club was held at the Narrow
Gap church "Wednesday night. The
people of Berea take great interest in
the peaplcof Narrow Gap neighborhood.
John Faulkner spent several days in
Garrard last week visiting relatives.
J. A. Todd and family, of Bichraond,
were tiie guests of R L. Potts last w eek.
Prof. John'D. Harris went out to Conway
oa business Thursday aud returned
Mr. Dan Breck, candidate for Circuit
Clerk, was out this way last week shaking
han!s w itli the boys.
Mi.J.'.n Burton, who has been
t .us bed for some time with
pi uuiuuia, is improving.
Mr. A. B. Ely, of Paint Lick, is the
wner ot a rooster that weighs 17 pounds.
It looks almost like a feather bed on
Rev. J. K.Smith, of Richmond, will
preach nt the Chapel on the 2nd Sunday
iu tliis month. All who desire to hear a
good sermon should attend.
Potts & Duerson bought of Jessamine
county parties one car load of wheat at
97 cents per bushel. Also one car load
of corn from R. M. Dunson, f. o. b., at
Ft. Estill, at.S1.10.
On account of the bad weather the
sale of Jas. A. Ballard, deceased, was not
very largely attended. Only a small
amount of property was put up which
was mostly bid in by his relatives at a
fair price. Sheriff Simmons was auctioneer.
George McKinney. who was shot in
the arm Paint Lick by Fred Nanlz,
in January, is able to be out again.
Nantz is under $500 bond waiting the action
of the Garrard county grand jury.
Geo. W. Nantz, of Paint Lick, sold his
farm, consisting of 100 -acres, known as
the Bill Anderson tract of laud, to A. B.
Estridge, for 55,500. 'Nantz took in
store house and stock of goods
on the payment aud the store will now
he operated under the name of Nantz &
Moore, the latter being Nantz's son-in-law.
Fanners in this neighborhood hae
commenced to plow their ground.
Walker Brock, of Clark county, visited
his brother. Walter Brock, here the past
Mr. and Mrs. Nathan Durham, of this
place, left here February 22d for Hamilton,
Ohio, where they expect to reside in
Clear Creek was higher on Sunday
than it has been for 21 ears and Muddj
Creek was higher than any, save the oldest
inhabitants, ever saw it. The two
streams carried out an immense amoun
of fencing, fodder and other valuable
thiugs. Next day the back water from
the river was creeping into our little
village and got uuder the floor of J. H.
Pow ell's store house.
The Republcans of Casey county will
hold thei primary March 7-
Farm tenant, share rent, fresh clover
land for corn, 20 to 35 acres. Man must
hae team aud live in a box
cabiu. A good chance for a reliable
man. Situated 3 miles from Kirksville;
take Barnes' Mill pike.
The political ball has opened in Todd
county and the "fur will fly" from now
Mason Forsyth, auctioneer, reports a
good crowd at J. E. Garnett'ssale near
North Middleton n. Work horses brought
from $75 to $30; calves. $13.50 each;
milch cows, $25 to $45; farm implements
sold at good prices.
This day Fayette Vaughn came before
mo and made oath as required
by law and had posted, four hogs,
guilts, tho value of $10. Three of
said hogs black and white spotted
and ono red. Given under my
hand this February G, 1897.
U. S. Coyle,
mch3 4w J. P. M. C.
A Lexington man wants to bet $10,000
against $7,500 that Corbett whips
Hoo d s
Best to take after dinner;
prevent distress, aid digestion, Pills
1'arely vegetable ; do not grlre
or cause pain. Sold by all dnuTgitU. 23 cents.
Prepared only by C. L Hood &. Col, Lowell, Mass.
Land that was plowed during the past
few months was badly washed bv the
heavy rainfall the last week
BEST OF ALL
To cleanse the system in a gentle and
trnly beneficial manner, when the
Springtime comes, use the true and perfect
remedy, Syrup of Figs. One bottle
will answer for all the family aud costs
only 50 cents; the large 6ize $1. Buy the
genuine. Manufactured by the California
Fig syrup Company only, for sale by
all druggists. apr3 lrn
A very fine quality oi onyx marble
has been found in large quantities upon
tho farm of W. Z. Obanion, iu Hart
Asan honest remedy Foley's Honey
and Tar does not hold out false hopes in
advanced stages, but truthfully claims to
comlnrt and relief in the very worst casc3,
and in the early stages to effect a cure.
A two-year-old child of John Sweeney
was accidentally killed near Tarn while
playing with a pistol.
Bever Dam, O., Aug. 27th, 1S95.
My daughter, after being treated hy
four doctors, and being given np for lost,
a neighbor recommended Foley's Kidney
Cure. To-day she is able to walk several
miles without fatigue. I feel we would
have lost her if it was not for your medicine.
Mrs. J. M, Bailey.
George A. "Wells, of Baskett, assigned
his personal property to the Henderson
Trust Company for the benefit of his
"That Sired FeelbiE"
overcomes us when inferior greparations
are recommended by unscrupulous
"just as good as Foley's Honey and
-Tat Couch Syrup;" when we knowtim
'UH6THiied iucrftt of this aral jnodioiHe,
W. D. OLDHAM
Mk mk jjtK
p fp t
A mysterious disease is killing stoik
in Hiucock county.
Have You Had Tho Crip?
It you have, you probably need a re
liable medicine like Foley's Honey and
Tar to heal your lungs and stop
iug cough incidental to this diteae.
Ashland probably suffered more from
the Hood than any other Big Sandy town.
The blue-bird is hailed as a harbinger
of Spring. It is also a reminder that a
blood-purifier is needed to prepare the
system for the debilitating weather to
come. Listen anu yon will hear the birds
singing: "Take Ayer's Sarsapaiilla in
March, April, May." . It
Value of Nelson county lands.
value of town lots, $511,4So value of
thoroughbred stallions and mares, $SC0;
value of other stock, $474,006.
' A crick in the back," a pain under the
shoulder-blades, water brash,
and constipation, are symptoms of
disordered stomach, kidneys, liver, and
bowels. For all ailments originating in a
derangement of these organs, takj Ayer's
John T.itsenburger was run over and
killed bv a train at Ashland.
To retain an abundant head of hair of a
nutural color to a good old age, the hygiene
of the scalp must be observed. Apply
Hall's Hair Kenewer. It
Robinson county candidates are warming
j to their work as the spriugtime approaches
That Hood's Sarsaparilla purifies tl.e
blood and relieves a vast amount of suffering
is not a theorv but a well known
1 fact. It
Friends of local option held
and nominated full
ticket for city offices.
From Cripplo Creek.
After a big fire in Cripple Creek, I took
. very severe cold and tried many rem
cdies without help, the cold only
, i"K more settled. After using turecstnall
,. , ,.
Dottles oi onamuenam ? irongn itemeuy,
both the cough and cold left me, and in
this high altitude it makes a meritorious
cough remedy to do auy good. G. B.
Hexdekso.v, editor Daily AnvEKiisBB.
For sale by W. G- White. mar3 lm
Twenty-two indictments were returned
by the Owen county grand jury which
SXarch. April May
Are the months in which to give especial
attention to the condition ot your physical
health. If you pass safely through
these months and find vourcelf strong
and vigorous, on the arrival ot warmer
iweather, you will be well in summer.
,ov is the time to take Hood's
because now is the time when the
'Mood must be pnrified. enriched and
ritalized, and because Hood's Sarsaparilla
is the only true blood purifier prom-
i n'ently in the public ere todav." Hood's.
fcrsaparilla has power to make von heal-
by and guard your system-,. against
isea?e. 4 .,n;ar3 lm
1 Melyin Davis, eSpres8,aecnt'oh1tlio
i c JrtBnuirM.ui , into resigujju ygJ iu vuu
.ufd fight for the patriots. v. i4
:WANTfip Gapabldijwwtyjiw manage
qtirjHMOj put .per-
BbKfr tBaohr tafrm tire4 Aif
Fruit of the Loom
Green Ticket Bleach
Tll r, Xi
Hope Bleach Cotton
Good Yard Wide
SP! at the lowest
DangeM cf thclGrip. i
The greatest danger from La Grippe l8
of its rebiilting in pneumonia. If
cure is used, however, and
Cough Remedy taken, all danger
will be avoided. Among the tens cf
thousands who have used this remedy
for la grippe, we have yet to learn of a
single case having resulted in pneumouii.,
which shows conclusively that thi3 remedy
is a certain preventive of that dread
disease. It will effect a permanent curs
in less time than any other treatment.
The 25 aud 50 cent sizes for sale by W.
G. "White. mar3 lm
Job Johnson, of Belfast. Ireland, ha?
purchashed from a "Woodford county
farmer a peculiary marked hay and
whi'e horse for $5,000.
For more than a hundred years tin:
Shakers have been studying the rem
edial properties of plants. They hav
made many discoveries, but their great-
est achievement was made last year. It
is a cordial that contains already digeste
food and is a digester of.lfood. It is ef
fective in removing distress after eating
and creates an apjetite for more food sc
that eating becomes a pleasure. Pale,
thin people become plump and healthy'
under its use. Unarrests the wasting of
There never has been such a step forward
inthecure ot indigestion as the
Shaker Cordial. Your druggist will be
glad to give you a little book descriptive
of the product.
Give the babies Lasol,which is Castor
Oil made as palatable as honey. It
Ex-Mayor T. J. McNeal, of Ludlow,
was bitten by a mad dog one day last
week, but, fortunately for Mr McNeal,
the dog buried its fangs in his artificial
When people are obliged
want that it shall givennick relief
and not add discomfoit'to their sufferings
Three reasons why people who
suffer with Constiptation and Billions-
ness should take Simmons Liver Regula -
ton "It is Better than Pills, it does not
rinpr it irivtw nniofc nnd does not
weaken but strengthens aud refreshes
the whole system-" J. R. Hiland, Monroe,
An ewe belonging to W. A. Witham,
of East Bend. Boone, county, has a lamb
that has one head, and eight legs and two
bodies which are joined together at the
Tbe Fooplo axe Convinced
AYhen they read the testimonials of cures
by Hood's Sarsaparilla. They are written
by honest men and women, and are plain,
straightforward statements of fact. The
people have confidence in Hood's
becauso they known it -actually
and permanently cures, even when other
Hood's Pills cure nausea,'sickheadache,
indigestion, billiousncss. All druggist.
Four prisoners escaped from the Pike-ville
jail Saturdayjnight. -.
Hoarseness leads to serious irritation
of the throat and may end in a racking.
rasping cough. From this condition it is
but a step to berious lung trouble Dr.
Bell's Eine Tap Honey wil quickly clear
the throat and leave'the voice cieaivaa
smooth. Jt k an tHfalibe Tfaigfcfx ferfAl
aMoratra oi me nmwkwmurmi
brttk - .-'-& Vf"U
p - - vr -, n Ml IHmiih i ' -
of the Greatest Bargains
be Offered by any Firm in the City are now on Sale at
One lol of beautiful Piques and'Ducks, while grounds with colored stripes. Dots and figures are
being offered at Sc. per yd. These goods make beautiful waists for children, shirts for men, dresses
and dress skirts fur ladies, they have just been received, being a line that was closed out by us from a
large Eastern house, they are cheapfat 12Ac. per yd.
One lot (about 35 pieces) of Fast Colored Percales in
all the new patterns and shirting styles, are being offered at
8c. per yd. These goods are equal in quality to any 12ic percales
you can buy.
WE ARE OFFERING FOR A FEW DAYS OUR CELEBRATED
36-Inch Wide in 75 different styles having just recieved. that many new pieces at the very low price of
lie. per yd. "We have the exclusive sale on these percales in this city, they are a great deal finer, and
much better quality than any percale in the market. Call and select what you need in percales while
we are offering them at this price, they have always been 15c. per yd.
Cotton R'P per yd .
Bleach Cotton nip per yd. WW , , , ,,
D" tTO Brown Cotton,
Cotton R'f7 peryd. W
0-' , Good Shirting Cotton in
o p per yd. $, r .
Bleach Cotton clear of dressing . 5
newest and largest line of
prices in the City.
Our Frees on Carpets, Mattings and Oilcloths.
1 New Dress Fabrics i
1 jNovelties f gg
M In Ladies'
WEAR. I I
iNEW LINE OF MATTING,!
'IU WE ARE MAKING A j
SPECIAL OF OUR feSj
W. DADIES' p
1 otslin n
- UNDERWEAR. pS
I White &... 1
( Edf"Watch this space next week. .ip
u. W "v J u
C Lonsdale Cambric and
Eamburgs and Laces are being
The Hopkins county candidates will
begin speaking at West Plains next
Jay morning at 10 o'clock.
Rhouraatisra Quietly Cured.
After having been confined to the
house for eleven days and paying out
$25. in doctor bills without benefit, Mr.
Frank Dolson of Saul Ste. Marie, Mich.,
was cured by one bottle of Chambrlain's
Pain Balm costing 25 cents and has not
since been troubled with that complaint.
For sale by YV. G. Whit. mar3 lm
Bourbon has forty-six candidates for
county offices-and noting population of
4,90), being 10GJ votes for each candidate.
Tetter. Salt-Rheum and. Eczema.
The intense itching and smarting incident
to these diseases is instantly allayed
by applying Chamberlain's Eye and
Skin Ointment. Many very bad cases
have- been permanently enred by hV It
is equally efficient for itching, piles' and
a fi.vonte remedy for sore nipples i
chajped hands, chilblains,
and chronic sose eyes.. so eta, par dox
condition. . Tonic ..blood imdHMEMd
'i- 9iaaaafeKrHBt '
horsd in prime Price 3i
cestnper packa&et -". 1
it . TTTTI ,J.)l't . . Wl
f Miltoa; Eraaklin, the. mnrderer, was
jriseli? a'life Sentence RtPrestonbnrjr. Ky
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aun; ihuiiuu lufuun ui uioiuicu.
oc. a yd.
Stripes and Plaids,
8 per yd.
shown by us
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Notice to Creditors,
Madisos CiEccrr Coust.
T. B. Hackett's Trustee,
All persons having claims aninst T. B.
Hackett,are hereby notified to file the same
legally verified, with the undersigned on or
before the 15th day of March, 1S37. or name
will be barred. S. E. SCOTT,
11- C. M. C. C
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