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THE BRECKENRIDGE NEWS,
JNO. D. BABBAGI , Editor and Publisher
CLOCK TOWER OF ADRIANOPLE
Issued Every Wednesday.
CLOVERPOKT, KY., VEDNESDAY, DEC. 4. 1912
Subscription price $1.00 a .venr in advance.
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Examine tho label on your paper. If it is not correct please
DOLLARS ALMOST LOST.
The mci chants over tho county have been mistaking' persuaded
into fidvertising of the mot cxrcnnve class that is tho circular put
up in the flinpc of a imijinzine. It is expensive because it is almost
fruitless. The- ciicuhir the nieiclinnts arc upending postage on has
absolutely no personality to it. The Ilardinsburg and Cloverport
meichatts weic sold the same circular. It contains a few pictures
and not a sirglo direct fact about, the store itself. If merchants have
dolkis lo spend on advertising in every way, shape and style, then
the sterohpid circular may be considered, but newspaper advertising
is the most sensible for tho merchant who bus to count expense.
Spend .$10 for an ad in Tho Breckcnridgc News and you get tho at
tention of 15,000 readers. Ten dollars for postage on 1,000 circulars,
like every other merchant is using, if he was persuaded, reaches not a
thousand renders because tho circular is not pcrhonal. And it goes
into the world unaccompanied with live news, social'gossip and town
talk that's dependable and attractive.
NO MORE DISAPPOINTMENTS.
"We should ive a vote of Thanks to the mail clerks on Tho Hen
dcrson Route for discontinuing tho Sunday mail. It must have been
a nuisance to our postmaster, who serves us so ofliciently six days and
nights in the week. Truly, it was a drawback to our churches. No
one will have u disappointment on Sunday now over tho letter that
didn't come. There is always compensation in keeping (in tho ex
treme, it might be said) tho Sabbath day, free from all labor and holy
EORGOTTEN APRIL SHOWERS.
President-elect Wilson will bo twom in as Piesident on March 4,
as piovidid by the Constitution, but the main inauguial ceremonies
will be postponed until Apiil 24. As his reason for making the pro
posed change Gov. Wilson gave the health of those participating in
the inaugural ceicmonies. March winds are not as disastrous to one's
health as April showers are to new frocks and bonnets.
Our Irvington coi respondent wiites: At the session of the
Southern Educational Association held at the "Warren Memorial
church, Dr. ChnilesC. Thatch, piesident of tho Alabama Polytech
nic Institute, fpoke on tho subject of "Tinining for Life Work in
the Rural Schools," drawing a picture of ideal conditions in rural
life, farms of from 35 to SOnctes, well tilled, well stocked, success
ful rotation of crops; farmers banded together for the production of
the best of every product for which they stand a solid phalanx for
tho highest maiket price. Eveiy faimer owning his auto, for this is
tho farmer's ally. His children being educated, not in tho "Little
Red Schoolhouse," too rften a black, unsanitary log affair, but in a
modern Consolidated Model School, where wagons cany the children
to and fro, thus enabling the child to continue in school from the age
of six to eighteen, and yet eat breakfast at' his mother's side and
sleep at night under his father's own loof. These aie conditions
which may reasonably be expected to bo brought about in our South
land by means of proper legislation. Tho teaching body should stand
for theso measures.
Deiinie Shceran has his quietus from Auditor of State Bosworth.
It took $2G,800 to get it. Dcnnio collected Friday and Saturday at
Hardinsburg 10,000. R. O. Perkins. D. C, this city, 3,000; L. V.
Chapin, city and school, $l,95G.7r. Money will come to tho front
when it has to.
ST he follow! ap sp?rtt'ThnkrivlnfrJ' la
Louisville: Prof, K. Y. Maxey, Mr. ami
Mr. M. H.'fBeard and son, Murray,
Mr. and Mrs. A. X. Kincheloe and
daughter, Mrs. Jeff Hook and son How
ard, Kobt. Curtis, Sarfiuel and Win,
Evans, Misses Minnie Kemp, Leila Ba
ker, Addle K. Eskridgo and Ida 13.
(Mlfcs'.Dtlla Kincheloe returned from
an extended visltj to Louisville Sunday
Mr Leonard Leavell taught a teach
er's training class at the Baptist church
lust week. Pof. R. Y. Maxey, Mrs. J.
J. Willett; Misses Niram Wlllett and
Meda Ditto took the first book; Mrs.
J no. D Shaw, Misses Fanny Whitting
hill and Maud Smith the second.
You know what we have for Chrlst-
mns presents They are the reliable
things Thpy are gifts that never per
ith Call In nnd see
LewN, the jeweler.
tlnm. T. C.
This ancient clock tower Is a con
splcuouB landmark In Adrlanople, tho
Turkish city which tho Bulgarians
havo been attacking so fiercely.
Louisville Evening Post
and Breckenrldge New
one ear $3 50.
National Agriculture Man
To Be At Irvington.
J W. Arnold, of the Agricultural
Department of the United State, will
be one of the speakers nt the firm
school to be held in Irvington, Decem
ber 10. 11 and 13.
The Farmers Institute was having an inteie&ting meeting at
Ilaidinsburg Monday. There was a small attendance, but those
present were getting .some good points along agricultural line..
Tho majority of people who had turkey this Thanksgiving were
those who didn't havo enough folks to eat it and have had it left
over for two or three days.
Tho old bachelor was the only man kicking on taxes Saturday
especially tho school tax.
Tho wild gecbo went South yesterday morning,
your coal and kindling.
Colonel Roosevelt A Host Headline
Wonder if it was a pro-
Over One-Hundred People Men
tioned By Correspondent
Much Going and Coming.
Miss Mary Whlttrnghlll, of Fordsville,
spent Thanksgiving with her bister,
Mrs, Tommy .Whltirighlll.
Misses Shellman and Mary Belle lias
ham, of Stephensporti wero in town
Mrs. Joel II. Pile, of Louisville, is in
town the guest of friends and relatives.
Mrs. Gus Shellman was in Louisville
for a visit last week. x
Christmas presents. T. C, Lewis.
Miss Alice Frank, of Irvington, has
returned to her home after a visit to
Miss Stella Ball.
Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Beard and sons
have returned from Hartford where
they were the guests of Rev. and Mrs.
E, B. English.
Miss Georgia M. Haswell is at home
from a visit to Stephensport.
Mr. and Mrs. Roland Smith, Stephens
port, spent Thanksgiving with Mrs. W.
Mrs. Susan Squires is the guest of
her daughter, Mrs. Larkln Gibson, of
Wm. Prout has returned from Web
ster where he spent his Thanksgiving
Mr, and Mrs. Wm. E. Huston, of
Louisville, are visiting friends and relatives.
Mr. and Mrs. Amos Board and Miss
Lucile Squires were in Cloverport last r
week the guests of Mr. and Mrs. Larkln j
Gibson. , ,
Misses Ruth, Mnry Ann and Martha
Harned spent the week end with their
parents, Dr. and Mrs. E. C. Hamed,
Mrs. Chas B. Miller, of Eddyville, is
here for a month's visit to her parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Zeno Hendrick.
Come in and see us early Get the
choice pick of Christmas novelties. T.
C. Lewis, the jeweler.
Mrs. Rob Hendrick was in Harned
last week visiting her brother Gid
Mr. and Mrs. W. J. Hall are at home
from Little Indian, 111., where they
have been for a visit to their daughter,
Mrs. Ben Wilson.
Mr". Cornelia Miller has gone for a
visit to her son, Dickie Miller, near
Mrs. Robert Ernst and son, Bobbie,
left Thursday for their home in Louis
ville after bein the guest of Mr. and
Mrs Jas. W. Miller.
Miss Allie C. Connor has returned to
her home in Lduisville after a visit to
Miss Lucy C. Miller.
Miss Mary Ellen Lyons was the guest
of Mis. Zeno Hendrick last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Hardie Ball and child
ren were in Irvington Friday.
Judge Matthias Miller is visiting Mrs.
Sam Baker in Hancock county.
Attorney Allen R. Kincheloe was in
Louisville last week on business.
J. H. Gardner and son James How
ard, were in Louisville last weeh bu
Moorman Ditto, of Glen Dean, spent
part of lost week with his mother, Mrs.
Miss Clara Eskrldge was at home from
Glen Dean last week.
Miss Cathrine Kinchelos visited Mrs.
Cleveland Brock 'n Louisville last week.
Miss Clara Sperzel visited her parents
in New Albany last week.
Mrs. J. H. Gardner entertained at
six o'clock dinner Wednesday evening
Mr. and Mrs. John Skillman and son,
John Edwards, Mrs. Lawrence Graham
and daughter, Lillian Buchanan, of
Bowling Green and Miss Lillian Beard.
Prof. Forscythe attended the Educa
tional Association in Louisville and
went from there to the Mammoth Cave.
Little Miss Mildred Walker spent last
week with Jess Kincheloe and family.
Judge Henry Dellaven Moorman vis
ited his sistei, Miss Sarah Deane Moor
man, in Danville Thanksgiving.
Miss Louise Moorman, of Glen Dean,
spent Sunday with Mrs. Lawrence Gra
ham. For reliable jewelry and watches,
write or call to see me personally for
advice, repairing or purchuses T. C.
Miss Clara Whltworth visited her sis
tes, Miss Anna Lewis Whltworth, in
Lexington last week.
Miss Mary Elizabeth and Virginia
Walker spent the week-end with Mrs.
Mrs, Nora Board, of irvington, spent
Thursday and Friday with Mrs. C. L.
Mrs. Mary Heston spent Sunday with
her daughter, Mrs. J. C. Payne, Ir.vlng-ton.
Mrs. P. M. Beard and daughters,
Virginia and Clara, were visitors la
Union Star last week.
Misses Jennie Greed and Anna. Eliza
Robertson were in ton Wednesday,
Mesdames Robert Hendrick and W.
E. Huston spent last Wednesday with
Mrs. CM Miller.
Rev W. II. F. Jones, of Louisville,
filled his regular uppointment in the
Baptist church Sunday.
Mrs. Ann Hook, of Hardinsburg,
was the guest of her sister, Mrs E. H
Miller, last week and returned home
Mrs. Ben Ly and daughter, Zelma,
wero the guests of Mr. and Mrs Henry
Plock, f Tell City, last week
Mr. and Mrs. Godfrey Haswell and
daughter, of Hardinsburg, were guests
of Mrs. M. A. McCubbins Sunday.
Mrs. H S. English, Jr., spent Sun.
day with her mother, Mrs. Belle Craw
ford. J. D. Butler and wife, of Owensboro,
visited Mr. and Mrs. N. G. Barbee last
J. T. Brfsham, Mary B. Basham tmd
W. H. Gibson attended the social at
Miss Martha Haynes' Wednesday eve
ning. Emery French is working as third
trick operator at Irvington.
Miss Belva Jane French was in Clo
verport last week shopping.
Miss Lelah Belle Hawkins was the
guest of her aunt, Mrs. Harry Ham
man, of Cloverport, one day last week.
Gus Dutschke has returned from a
trip to Oklahoma.
Miss Zula May Jenkins, of Owens
boro, who has been the guest of Miss
Henrietta Shively for the past week,
returned home Sunday.
JBuhrman Dowell went to see his par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Dowell, of
Union Star, Saturday.
Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Steward and
children spent Saturday with her bro
ther, Willie Basham, of New Bethel.
Several from here attended church
at Holt Sunday.
Miss Julia Fella was the guest of
Miss Henrietta Shlvely Friday.
Miss Henrietta Shlvely entertained
the younger set Friday nighr in hdnor
of her visitor, Miss Zula Mav Jenkins,
of Owensboro. Thirty guests were
present. They indulged in games and
music, nice refreshments were served
at 10:30 o'clock.
Misses' doaks worth 55 00 selling
for 2.50 at G. W. Paynes'.
Mr. Will Gatlln and Miss May Brown
went to Amnions Sunday afternoon. '
Mr. and Mrs. II. A. Ater and little
daughter, Helen Dandy, spent Thanks
giving with Mr. and Mrs. Flake Ater,
Miss Grace McCoy, of Louisville, Is
with hor sister, Mrs. Geo. Driskell.
Cloaks for ladles worth $7.s0, we are
closing out for $3.00. G. W. Payne.
Misses Jet and Nora Harrison, Myr
tle Beard and Arthur Ater attended
the Southern Teacher's Association
which convened In Louisville last week.
Mrs. Will Gibson, of Cloverport,
Bpent Thanksgiving with her brother,
Mr. and Mrs Ben Hardin.
Nelse and Forest Beauchatnp were
the guests of their brother, Blon Beau
champ, of Hawesvllle Sunday.
Frank Miller, who has been In Cali
fornia for the pastsix months, returned
home last Sunday for an indefinite vis
It to bis parents, Mr. and Mrs. Warn
Mr. andMri. Henry Dutschke, of
Ammons, were guests of Mr. Dutschke's
mother, Mrs. A. Dutschke, Sunday.
To Remind You
Thip season of tho year is tho timo your houso needs a
now roof or tho old one needs repairing. It is tho best time
to paint, to put up puttering or clean and repair the old ones
to got tho fall rains in your cistern, which may also need
patching. To havo you a now homo built to cat Christmas
dinner in. To make some nico concrete walks around your
place. To look after your chimneys and fluesnnd seo if they
arc 8iifo for iho winter fires. I do all of tho above, but if
you prefer to do tho work, let mo figure with you on the
material. A full and complete lino of all kinds of
Lumber, Windows; Doors, Nails
and Building Hardware, Brick,
Lime, Sand, Cement, Shingles,
Laths, Plaster, Galvanized Tin and
Rubber Roofing, Guttering
Paints, Oils, Varnishes and Interior Finishes. All
Kinds Frames and other Planing Mill Work to order.
MARION WFATHERH0LT, Cloverport, Ky.
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A CHRISTMAS SUGGESTION
POSSIBLY 11 subscription to Tub Biikckkkkidoe News
would niiiko an acceptable holiday present to somo friend.
Tho mver will certainly bo gratefully remembered every week
luru wiii'iu ji'
Mr. and Mrs. P. M. Basham, of Un
ion Star, have left their farm and
moved In with their son-in-law, Mr.
and Mrs Ed Croush.
Mrs r;annle Orendof, of Webster,
spent the week end with her daughter,
Mrs. Jess Prks
Mr. and Mrs Ben Hardin were the
guests of Mr. and Mrs. Ben Beau
champ, of Mystic, Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Ater were vis
iting Mrs Ater's parents, Mr. and Mrs.
June Bandy Saturday and Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. J. H. Avltt were guests
of Miss Mollie Adklsson, of near Web
ster, last Sunday.
Henry Sommers, of Frymlre, went
to Louisville last Sunday to spend the
week with relatives.
Jas. Wilhite, of Stanley, was visit
Ing Charlie Macy last week. '
The protracted meeting, which was
carried on at Walnut Grove by Rev.
Hutchison, closed last Thursday with
ten additions to the church.
Mr. and Mr. Sam Brown were guests
pf Mrs. Brown's parents, Mr. and Mrs.
Reese Prench, of Mystic, last Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Bandy, ef Fry
mlre, spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs.'
Jake Miller, Nile Beauchamp, Lona
Keys and Clyde Gibson all returned
home last week from Illinois where A
they had been for some time.
Mr. and Mrs. Morgan Chappie, of
Raymond, snent the week end with1
their son, Mr. and Mrs. Carlt Ch'apple, s
We are Rlad to report that Mrs. A.
M. Hardin who has been very slcx Uu
Mrs. Ben Hardin has a cream pitch-w
er and Mrs. Ida Brown has a sugar
bowl that belonged to Mrs. Hardin's
great'grandmother Barr. They
more than 100 years old. T.iey are white
china with blue flowers, Is there sm
other as old a piece of china ware la.
To Santa Claus.
Dear Santaclaus: I want jttti
bring me a big doll with ourled
and bring her a coat and a cap and
want you to bring my Brother a
and a little train and bring me a ow,
coat, bring my brother a new coat
a new cap. Bring us some nuts ai
bring us some candy. Bring mother j
new coat and bring father a new
of clsthw. So good By, Dear Saa4
clatw, ireai anna mae Tatuiu.