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cf WRhfnwi is a Candida U for
f fot mm tfeat . k hnJly worth
i l ii - i. : .ti.li t I J-
cfeM to withdraw from th content
fr Um Democratic nomination far
SoowinUndetUof the county achool.
jjjt the time I announced my cwxll
HHnu! I had reason to bltar that I
WVouki hav no opposition. Si wis
J that time two other aapi-ranti havo
entered the race, making it, to say
ihm lMt. a doubtful contest and no
coaaitathMC an active and perhaps a
jf Mated eatnpoien. I believe quch a
f 'fktpaign would greatly leeeett tho
pr'oopects of auccote for the nominee
aJ'I haVe not tho inclination to go
into two prolonged and uncertain
totestq for the same office, which
tSbld take practically all of my
tRme from now until November. In
retiring from the race, I have no
unkind feelinea towards my oppo
nents and yield the track to them
with entire good will. To the many
warm friends who had pledged me
their support, I return my 'thanks
with assurances of gratitude and ap
preciation. . Very respectfully,
H. H. WEST.
Are ydu going to have
a Telephone put in, and
do yon want your name
in the next directory?
If so the contract must
be signed before JUNE
1S& Call telephone No.
DM Wefatday at The West
ers Who 4km not remember Nimrod
Cattett? Had you forgotten the
once familiar character who, in his
babyhood, was run over by a bugpy
and received nn injury from which
ho never recovered? He, a few
yeara ago, was known by every child
in Honkinsville; and was a friend
to everyone of, them. He had a lov
ing heart and was kind to all who
were kind to him, but would not
brook an offense.
For many years the State took
caro of him. and out at the Western
Hospital, where he died, last Wed
nesday of pellagra, he gave no trou
ble to anyone. Hb troubled- no
body without causo. He was 58
years of age and a member of tho
Christian church. He is survived by
one brother, Mr. Chae. Catlett, ai d
two sisters, Mrs. John Haydon and
Miss Mary Catlett. He was buried
last Thursday afternoon in Riverside
KEEP- IN MIND
The Entertainment At T h e
Avalon Next Tuesday
If you want to pass an evening of
pleasure" of the high-order class do
not forget the entertainment at The
Avalon next Tuesday nighr, when
the Christian County Teachers Club
will present a program that will at-
p jqI to all lovers of music as well
those who like to listen to instructive
lectures. The program will be one
that everybody will enjoy. The low
price of tickets, 25 cents, ought to
induce the people to turn out in
The flinging of Ellen Heberer Hop
kins and. Mr. Hamilton Hopkins is
worth morn than the Iprice of ad
mission. Encourage the Teachers
Club by your attendance.
One From Graves and Other
JL A V .M.JM.MJL,J
of Food i
Made with different Baking Powders
From a Series of Elaborate Chemical Tests:
An equal quantity of bread (biscuit) was made
with each of three different kind . of baking- powder
cream of tartar, phosphate, and alum and submitted
separately to the action of the 'digestive fluid, each
for the same length of time. "Jj
The relative percentage offthe food digested is
snown as iouows :
Bread made with
Royal Cream of Tartar Powder;
flOO Per Cent Dijeated
Bread made with
pW4 Per Cent Digested
Bread made with
j 67 Per Cent Digested
These tests, which are absolutely reliable and
unprejudiced, make plain a fact;bf great importance
to everyone : Food raised with Royal, a cream of
tartar Baking Powder, is shown to be entirely diges
tible, while thaalum and phosphate powders are found
to largely retard the digestion of the food made from
Undigested food is not only wasted food, but it
is the source of very many bodily ailments.
Will Try It Again.
In deciding the county seat elec
tion of September 7, 1912. when
Whitley. City defeated Pine Knot for
county Beat of the new county of
McCreary, the cou-t instructed the
County Judge to call an election for
the regular November election dBy.
The 1912 election was void because
the Constitution requires all elec
tions to be he'd on the regular elec
Tne. C. E. Society of the First
Presbyterian church, will have a
meeting of special interest at 7
o'clock at which time a report from
the delegate to the State C. E. Con
vention will be heard. All members
I of the church and friends of the
C. E. movement are invited to be
present at this meeting.
Horace Thompson died at the
Western Hospital yesterday mora
ine of chronic dvaenterv. acred 7fi
years. He was sent hero from'
Graves county about eighteen months
"When YOU Telephone Smi e." ago. The body was shipped to May-
William Creek, another patient,
of this county, died Thursday of tub
erculosis, aged 40 years, He was re
ceived at the institution about five
years ago. Interment in the-hospital
' TGI EDUnNE m
Rev. Abbitt Honored.
At the 58'h annual council of the
Episcopal diocese of Kentucky, which
adiourned yesterdav. Rev. Rev. Geo.
C. Abbitt, rector of Grace church.
this city, was chos-n one of the four
clergical delegates from Kentucky
to the triennial council in New
Thatcher Holds On.
Washington, May 20 Supple
menting the statement made by
President Wi'son, to White House
callers, that the Panama Canal gov
ernment would not be changed soon,
Senator Bradley has announced that
M. H. Thatcher, "of Kentucky, has
been appointed on a Committee on
! Maintenance of the Canal bj the
FRIEDltfAM SUES STURM
Declares He Is Using Former's
Name for Advertising.
New York. -An order restraining
Dr. Maurice A. Sturm from distrib
uting the vnccino of which Dr. Fred
erick Friedmann is tho discoverer J
and also restraining him from using
the name of Dr. Friedmann for ad-
vertising purposes was obtained in
the supreme court by the German
It is said that Dr. Friedmann'a
former associate has been receiving
fees as large as $1,000 for single in
jections of the vaccine.
"I have devoted my life to the
study of tuberculosis," says Dr.
Friedmann'a affidavit, "and after
years of arduous labor I discovered
this remedy. Dr. Sturm's action
not only reflects discredit on him,
but his treatment may be dangerous
He adds that Dr. Sturm cannot
possibly know the secret of his vaccine.
In Class Of 1913 HopkinsviUt
There's a plump little chap you all
You have hunted for him in rain and
At breezy morn and dusky twilight
You have heard him calling, "Bob
White! Bob White!"
From the zigzag fence when the
wheat is ripe,
You hear him calling, "Bob White!
To his fair little mate and babies
Which are lolling around somewhere
He joins his family at late twilight,
And watches over them throughout
He mounts the fence at the first
blush of dawn,
And calls, "Bob White! Bob White!"
all through the morn.
In the afternoon you hear him again
Way across the field of waving grain;
It seems to be his greatest delight
To call from the fence, "Bob White!
In. the clover near are his fair little
They are racing about hunting for
They usually stay around in sight
Of where he stands and calls, "Bob
White! Bob White!"
RICHARD M. THACKER,
Long Time 01F.
. An agreement to vote June 25 on
the confirmation of W. J. Harris, of
Georgia, as Director of Census was
reached in the Senate.
Hopkinsvllle Hi h School has done
a great work this year. Fifteen,
young ladies and nine young men
form the class to be graduated this
year. The commencemant exercise
will be held at Union Tabernacte
Thursday evening, June 5th. Fol
lowing is the graduating list:
MissesBerthyne Bartley, Elizabeth
Olivia Breathitt, Florence Ros9etter
Bush, Fannie Long Campbell, Mabel
Violette Cayce, Emma Leigh Cow-
herd, Margaret Dyltz Dalton, Mary
Elizabeth Danforth, Lillian Askevr
Gaines.Nora Bell Golladay.Elizabeth
Maud Hayes, Mabel Clair McShane
Rosa Logan Nourse, Kathleen Wil
liamson Perkins, Lela May Wilson.
Messrs. William Henry Abbitt;
George Harrison C a t e , William
Robert Cate, John Andrew Dotsbn.
Henry Ide Eager, Thomas Daniel
Roberts, Calvin Miles Thompson
Richard Herndon Waller, Oscar Lof
Chas. E. Barker, who was a com'
missioner to the Southern General
Assembly at Atlanta, Ga., ha3 re
turned to his home, near Lester
Charles R. Lewis has accepted s
position as bookkeeper with the
Forbes Mfg. Co,
Miss Belle Frazer and Messrs.
Robert and Frank Frazer, of Green
ville, arrjved Thursday on a visit to
Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Wood, at Mt
Airy, on the Newstead pike.
Mrs. J. D. Hill left Thursday far
Houston, Texas, where she had been
called on account of her daughter's
husband, Mr. Robert Jenkins, being
very ill with pneumonia.
The next Telephone Di
rectory will be printed
at an early date. Notify
the manager at once of
any errors or omissions
in your listing. Call tel
ephone No. 120.
"When You Telephone-Smile."
Saturday and Monday!
en Per ja4d, Crepe Pique, in
plain co'ors and stripes, This
iluL season's newest Facbrlc; reg
ular price 50c per yard, Special Satur
day and Monday, the yard 35c,
' mi Pr yard, 8 pieces Scotch
I Zaphyr Ginghams, plain col-
X tV or and checks with borders,
regular price 25c per yard, Saturday
and Monday, th yard 15c.
Per yard, 10 piec S genuine
H degrade and Sampson
fia-lAfcAa ninth, for house
and clktkiran'B rnrnnara. regular
price 18c pr yard, tummX Saturday
aad Monday, tKa yud 13c.
m mt Per yard, Bleached Linen
LmP Table Damask, 72 inches
TTtl V wide, regular price 65c per
yard, Saturday and Monday, yard 45c.
mm Per yard, genuine Amoskeag
g Apron Check Gingham, regular,
I price 8 l3c per yad, Saturday
and Monday, the yard 7c. .
Wool Dress Goods
r jri Per yard, 15 pieces all wool ,
Dress Goods, 40 inches wide,
Utt values up to $1.50 a yard,
Saturday and Monday, th,e yard 35c.
Each, 25 only, children's Par
asols, reg 35c value ba'ur
day and Monday, each 25c,
Per yard, 15 pieces, 900 yards
, c- , -- -
n( only, genuine Hope JtJleacnea
c Domestic, reerular orice 10c
ner vard, special Saturday only while
' it lasts, the yard 7 l-2c. Not over. 20
yards to a customer.
Y Per yard, 20 pieces good quality
wp yard-wide Brown Domestic Sat
f V urday only the yard 6c; not ov
er 20 yards to a customer.
1 Per yard, 15 pieces 27-inch
ng wide Mercerizea ropuns,
l regular price 25c per yard,
Saturday and Monday, the yard 12 l-2c
r) Per yard, White Crepe, 30
I If inches wide, suitable for
md waists, dresses, underwear,
regular price 15c per yard, special Sat
urday and Monday, the yard 12c.
r) I Per yard, Sheer Linen Cam-
iC bric yard wide sui talle for
LJ waists and dresses, an excel
lent value at regular price of 35c per
yard; special Saturday and Monday, the
1 A er Yarc 10 pieces 36-inches
I MC we Curtain Scrims with
farcy printed borders, white
cream and ecru, regular price 25c per
yard, special Saturday and Monday, 19c