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Fine farm of 13H acres, for
sale on easy terms. Good improvements,
well fenoed and watered,
high state of culthation,
no sprouts, no rocks, o gullies,
Repton Valley. I. L. Bradburn.
R. F. D. No. 5., Marion, Ky.
A TEXAS WONDER
The Texas Wonder cures Kidney
and Bladder Treobles, removing
el, cures diabetes, weak and lame
backs, rheumatism and all
of kidneys and bladder in both
men and women. Regulates bladder
troubles in children. If not sold by
your druggist, will be sent by mail on
receipt of $1.00. One small bottle is
two months' treatment, and seldom
fails to perfect a cure. Send for testimonials
from this and other states.
Dr. E. W. Hall, 2926 Olive street,
St. Louis, Mo. Sold by druggists.
Tobacco and corn all cut in this
you tobacco buyers.
Molasses making is about over in
tbfe section. Cane crop was very
short this year:
Henry Hunt has moved to E. B.
Hunt's farm; Ed moving to the Emi-line
Mrs. Lewis Guess is confined to her
bed with typhoid fever.
Mrs. Willoughby Guess will spend a
few days with her daughter at Provi
The tent meeting is in session at
this place. Bro. Buch and wife left
Friday to attend the Association.
Brod. Brown and Yates are filling his
J. S. Crayne spent Saturday night
with J. S. Cannon and family.
Mrs. Dora Travis and daughter,
Ruth, were guests of E. B. Hunt and
family Saturday night and Sunday.
Sam Moore is contemplating on moving
to Jim Myers' farm.
Harvey Blackburn and Tom Mosb
have returned from Missouri.
Roy Harris is seriously ill with
Avoid Sedative Cough Medicines.
If you want to contribute directly to
the occurrence of capiHary bronchitis
and pneumonia use cough medicines
that contain codine, morphine, heroin I
and other sedatives when you have a j
cough or cold. An expectorant like j
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy is what
is needed. That cleans omt the culture
beds or breeding places for the germs
of pneumonia and other germ diseases. I
That is why pneumonia never results
from a cold when Chamberlain's Cough 1
Remedy is used. It has a world wide
reputation for its cures. It contains
no morphine or other sedative. For !
sale by all dealers. 10
Attend Henderson Business College,
or the Madisonville Business College.
Prepare yourself for success in life.
Bookkeepine, Stenotypy, Shorthand,
Typewriting. AH instruction will be
individual; n classes; enter any time
mUm) antend Guar
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P A. STARCK
30 DAYS' FREE TRIAL IWZl
Wo will solp you a beautiful Starck
Home. ro cash uavment renulred. All
(and test this piano for 30 days. If, at the end of that time, you do not find it the
Highest snide, sweetest toned and finest planb in every way. that you have ever
! seen for the money, you are at perfect liberty to send it back, and we will. In that
event, nay the frelcht both wnvs. This Kfnrrv Pinnn m. moif. .,j .uv, .,,.
or there is no sale.
Save $150.00 or Mart
We (bio direct to vou from our factorr. t
price! that Kave you unwards of 8160.00 In ths
i cost of your ptino. We guarantee to furnish
j you a better piano foi the money than you can
vecure elsewhere. You arc assured of receiving
, a satisfactory sweet toned durable high trade
Erery itnk Piano It
cuarantecd for 25 jeara. We hare
This Jai back a large number
of it our 35 yean of piano and second-hand
orpcrince, ami tra reputation standard makes
of an for new
responsible placo house. and
50 Fraa Musio Weber are a few
To rvcty psrchassr of
Starck l'lano:, we gie free
mmlc Icuons, in one of
(he beet known schoola In
Cbicaro. Tbcie lessons you
eaa tile in your own home,
by mall. This represent
ose year's free instruction.
constantly on hud
ot slightly used
pianos ot all
taken In exchange
Send for our latest complete
second-hand bargain list.
A. STARCK PIANO CO.,
C72 3s nrrcurUr. AH kinds
WW m M W TW tnran suffering nd
mM 1 1 mm lv "" The cause
Mr m V sspft '" ,vy intern.
Um QLs UJ Dr. Leonhardt's
tablets product smaxlwr remit by attacking the
INTERNAL CAUSE. The pilei are dried up and
permanently 24 days' treatment, S1.0&
DB. LEONHARDT CO.. PulTalo. N. Y. (free book"
Sold by Waynes tt Taylor and all druggists.
Pay your tax on or before
Nov. 30th, 1913, and save G per
cent, penalty, which will be
added De2. 1st. 1913. After
which date all unpaid taxes will
be Levied. I mean what I say.
JOEL A. C. PICKETS,
10 9 6t Sheriff Crittenden Co.
USE L! V-VER-L AX
For Lazy Liver and
the Troubles of
Feel right all the time. Don't lay off
from work for days by taking calomel
when pleasant Liv- Vet-Lax keeps you
on your feet, whilo relievingyour troubT
le. Safer too, and easy to take. Don't
take anything else. You can't afford
it. Eliminates poisons: cleanses system
and relieves constipation. A natural
remedy, natural in its actions, mire
in its effect and certain in results. It
won't be long before will
completely displace calomel in every
home. Children can take it freely and
with perfect safety. Every bottle guaranteed.
50c and $1 in bottles. Nona
genuine without the likeness and
of L. K, Grigsby, For sals by
Haynes Q. Taylor.
Taken up as stray about Sept.
1st. one bay mare, with one eye
15 years old and in f;iir condition
owner by proving property and
payinv expense cm haze sim.
2 miles north of rialem on Tolu
road, Thos. P. Barnes. Saleir,
Ky. 10 23 2 1
The Cough Medicine
In every home there should be a
bottle of Dr. King's New Discovery,
ready for immediate use when any
member of the family contract a cold
or a cough. Prompt use will stop the
spread of sickness. S. A. Slid, of
Mason, Mich., writes: "My whole
family depends upon Dr. King's New
Discovery as the cough and cold
in the world. Two 50c botttles
cured me of pneumonia." Thousands
of other families have been equally
benefited and depend entirely upon Dr.
King's New Discovery to cure their
coughs, colds, throat Mid lung
blea. Every dose helps. Price, 50cts
and $1.00. All druggists. H. E. Buck-
len & Co., Philadelphia or St. Louis.
BIG SALE ON MILLINERY
GOODS. $1.50 Hats at
75 cents, $2.00 and $3.G0
Hats at 98 cents.
Piano for 30 days free trial, .. in your
n.ir hnt vi .iii ni.o -.,,.
Tou pay no cash down, but alter 30 days
of trial, you can begin payment on the low-eat,
easiest terms erer siigrested by a piano
manufacturer. These terms are arranged to
suit your conTenlence, and it is possible for
you to buy a piano for your borne, without
mining the money. . ,
Starck Player-Pianos are
the best and most beautiful
Player Pianos on the
market. You will ba delighted
with the many exclusive
features ot thaw
wonderful Instruments, and
will be pleased with the
very low prices at which
they can be secured.
Plant Isak Fret
Send today for our new'
beautifully Illustrated piano
book which gives you a
large amount of Informs
tion regarding pianos. This
book will interest and
pieate you. write today.
1003 Sfarek lilds., CHICAGO
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Colon, C. Z. For the American resident
of the Canal Zone life Is not all
beer and skittles. There is plenty of
beer, but I have not seen a skittle here.
Perhaps I would not have recognized
one If I had seen It.
Tho American in a foreign land is
not so tenacious of his homo customs
as is the Englishman, and in Panama
he finds himself not only in a tropic
clime but in the midst ot a civilization
much older than his own. Consequently
he yields in many particulars
to tho customs of that clime and that
civilization. The mid-day siesta of
two hours, when he disrobes and dozes
in a cool room, the dip in the ocean before
dinner and tho evening stroll in
Vue plaza all appeal to him as to tbe
nativo and have become a part of his
At the same time the influx of northerners
has had its effect on the Panamanians,
especially, perhaps, in the
matter of sports. BuUflghts no longer
arc to be seen'here and cock" lighting
has suffered a marked decline. In
place of them the native now enjoys
frequent wrestling matches and prizefights,
indulges in tennis to some extent
and has taken kindly to the national
American sport'of baseball.
It is the American woman on whom
the changed conditions of life bear
hardest, for housekeeping on the Isthmus
is attended by many annoyances.
A good many people have the idea that
a woman in tho tropics 'lies in a hani
mock all day and at meal, time picks
her food from tho branches of trees
that shade her resting place. As a
matter of fact she must do her household
shopping as at home, and tho domestic
problem is with aa
there, only more so, if poBsiblo." For
clothing and standard groceries she
usually goes to the store of the commissary
department, where she can
buy well and cheaply. But, for fruit
and many of the vegetables there is
the daiiyitrip to the market. In that
spacious building I am 'speaking now
of Colon .and Panama are scores of
booths and tables, attended hy'Jama;
cans, Chinese and native Pantrmanianif,
a'nd piled'high with taroi" breadfruit,
sourBaps, guavas, papayas, bananas,
plantains, alligator Dears, mangoes
.cocoanuts and'a dozen other
tropical products. The layout ls tempting,
but the purchasing is a task. Such
a thing as a fixed prloe la unknown and
one must bargain diligently or get the
worst of it An'dhe insolonco."of the'
negro women Is often commensurate
with their ignorance. The native meat
market is quite "impossible"' for white
neanle from the United .'States, for the
meat, roughly hacked,' Is Boldjlmme'dffl
aceiy alter siaugniering, ana ue
screening . enforced-by the American
sanitary department is rendered
by open doors.
The domestic servants jempjoyed by
Americans In the zone are almostall
Jamaican negresses. They are neat
and clean, but their stupidity usually
is monumental. Every detail of the
.household operation's must be driven
into thelrheads, and their minds seemingly
are on the island home they have
left, for their "memory islmost nil
and their eyes see little close at band.
Then, too, after a year or so of service
and saving they begin; to thlnk'of returning
to Jamaica and grow "weary."
"Why, Blanche" Bald one shocked
housewife, "here it Is eleven o.'clock
and the breakfast dishes and kitchen
things not washed, and thoants aU
"Oh, marm, I couldn't do them, I'm
so exharsted this morning," was
That's a mild sample of what must
be contended with.
Speaking of ants, there is another of
the annoyances of housekeeping in the
tropics. The ants are everywhere, in
unbelievable numbers and most extraordinary
activity. Screen's do not keep
them out nor Insect exterminators discourage
them. They must simply be
endured. If they take a fancy to a
nicely growing garden of young vegetables,
they cut and carry off all the
leaves in a night It Is the so-called
leaf ant that does that All o.ver the
isthmus he Is to be seen, moving' In
processions along well beaten paths'
each individual carrying a leaf or
other bit of foliage. One day I saw a
long line of them morlBg through the
sparse turf, all carrying tiny red blossoms
cut from a smajl weed. It was
a very picturesque miniature parade.
No place and no ago has been freo
from the cockroach, and in Panama he
grows to an enormous size and spends
some of his time and energy eating
tho covers of bound books.
Rust and mould add to the woes of
the American housekeeper, and many
articles she must keep in "dry closets"
In which electric lamps are kept burn
There are not In Panama a great
many of the Cp&xb'u
families, whoso members possess edu
.catioft and refinement, and those that
are there are not especially fond of
Americans. Consequently there is net
much social i intercourse between tho
two races. The'soclal activities of the
Americans havo three general centers
the Tlvoli club, the Washington
club and tho Young Men's Christian
association. Tbe first two are
dance organizations and give balls alternate
fortnights at the Tivoll hotel
in Anconand tho Washington hotel in
Colon. These affairs are quite formal
and attract the best of tbe Americans
from all parts of the zone.
As for the Y. M. C. A., Its work on
tbo isthmus really deserves a chapter
to itself, for it has been one of the big
factors in the successful building of
tho canal. At first it was found impossible
to persuade men from the United
States to remain long on the isthmus.
The pay was good, the work interesting,
but homesickness found
easy victims and they resigned and
went back to the States in discouraging
numbers. Several remedies were
tried, and finally the commission established
a club house in every zqne
town of any size andwisely put them
In charge'of tho Y. M. C -.A. In these
houses are billiard rooms, bowling alleys,
gymnasiuma, soda fountains? libraries,
lounging rooms and a dozen
other conveniences, and4each house
has a hall large enough for dances and
amateur dramatics and musical
The secretaries in charge
have been exceedingly active in the
organization of .bowling, baseball, billiard
and other leagues, and tho tourneys
are continuous and of great interest
Of course no intoxicating
drinks are to be'found in these clubs,
but in other respects they are conducted
on lines so liberal as to be sometimes
surprising. In one of them, fbr
Instance, I saw a number of young
men and women dancing in tho hall, to
the music'of a phonograph, immediately,
after tho close of the' Sunday evening
religious service. This may have
,been an exceptlonal'case, as it-was in
one of the more isolated towns.
In Ancon,, Cristobal and some others
of the larger American towns flourishing
and these were united in a
zone federation wh'ich 'dissolved only
this year, feeling that its w.ork was
dono wish tho virtual completion of the
canal. The clubs have done a great
rinnl In no rvnv nt nnllnnthrnnv And
'study, and many social functions are
gWen under their auspices.
Ab may readily bo comprehended,
life for Americans in th'e zone Is
much llke'lifeila an American suburb-
fan townand it has Borne of the disad
vantages oi tqe latter, uoamp bqu) uncial,
Jealousies aroi prevalent hero, as
there, and not a few women have been
driven back to the States by' them.
Disputes over promotions and the assignments
of living quarters cause- bit
te'rness and estrangements, and of
course there are Innumerable torn-plaints
of undue Influences "pull" in
these matters. In some cases it must
be admitted there- has been cause for
these complaints,' and, sad to say,
often woman has been the cause. Her
influence with certain of tho high
cannot be doubted, and sometimes
it has results that are to be deplored.
Here is one Instance of thex power
exerted by "pull." Ajnan for Borne
years has held a responsible position
with the Panama Railroad company,
and who has a' wife, two daughters
and a young son, has been waiting
long for housekeeping quarters, which
are at a premium. Two minor clerks
of the railway had been attentive, to
the daughters, but being objectionable
to thefather, were discouraged. But
the clerks had some influential connections,
and in revenge have so contrived
things that the family in question
has been passed by repeatedly in
the assignment of housekeeping quarters.
The father and son live in one
building, (he mother and daughters in
another, and all must take their meals
at the hotel.
Naturally, not many of the Americans
on the isthmus will remain
there after the completion of the
canal. A few of the doctors may engage
In general practice there seme!
already havo dono so and some of
the workmen may find tho tropio climate
so to their liking that they will
stay. But nearly all are looking rather
eagerly to the time when they can
return to the states. The engineers
and physicians no doubt will find that
the experience they have had will be
Invaluable to them in the getting of
positions and practice when they
come borne. But to readjust themselves
to the old conditions of living
may not bo ea3y for the ,meh and
wemin who have been in the, zoneforJ "
To sell our Fruit Trees in This County
Best terms known to the nursery world. Steady employment,
cash weekly. Good money made selling our
excellent stock. Satisfaction and profit from every tree. I
you are the right man, we'll make you our county manager.
Cedar Hill Nursery & Orchard Cm
Posft Office, Box I., Winchester, Tcnnesselr
Huerta Denies Another increase
Mexico City. Oct., 28. -Fifty
per cent increase in all import
duties will become effective Oct.
33 by virtue of a decree President
Huerta has just published.
Merchants wili take advantage
of the date. Consumers generally
are concerned over the prospect
of further advance in the
already high prices prevailing.
This increase is in addition to
ten per cent ordered last July,
making in all sixty-five per cent
under the present administration.
KEEP THE KIDNEYS WELL
Health Is Worth saving, and Some
Marion People Know Row
to Save It.
Many Marion people take their lives
in their hands by neglecting the kidneys
when they know these organs
need help. Weak kidneys are responsible
for a vast amount of suffering
and ill health, but there is no need to
suffer nor to remain in danger. Use
Bonn's Kidney Pills a remedy that
'no helped thousands of kidney sufferers.
The following statement leaves no
ground for doubt
Mrs. G. M. Stark, S. Main St.,
Ky., says: "I was bothered
by pains across the small of my back
and sides. Seeing Doan's Kidney Pills
so highlv recommended, I got a box.
I used them as directed and they cured
me. I highly recommend Doan's Kidney
Pills, as they live up to representations."
For sale by all dealers. Prie fifty
cents. Foster-Milburn Co., Buffalo,
New York, sole agents for -the United
Rrmember the name Doan's and
lake no other. 1030-116
Fined For Dodging
Carlisle, Ky., Oct,? .-Already
two parents in Nicholas
county Shave been fined under
the provisions of the compulsory
education law for not sending
their children to school and it is
said that the law will be strictly
enforced against all not complying
Calomel, Calomel, you cannot
stay for LIV-VER-LAX has
shown us an easier way, ask
"What could be more sad
than a man without a country?"
foolingly asked the high school
.literature teacher of her class.
"A country without a man,"
responded a pretty girl just as
feelingly. November Woman's
" Thursday Friday Saturday
NOVEMBER 6th 7th & 8th.
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SPECIAL SALES PAILY. PLAIN
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(Delayed from last week.)
Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Pickens, of 'Marion,
were guests of J. D. McConnell
John Asher and L. E. Guess, of Marion,
were here Tuesday night.
Rev. Jake WJieeler filled his appointment
here Saturday and Sunday.
George Lanchford, of Illinois, is
at this place.
Geo. B. Lamb was in Providence
James Patterson, of Marion
through here en route hom
Providence, where he hud been visiting
J. Dr. Allen Orr, of Creswel), was hero
last week the guest 0f relativ es and
Wilbur Ball, of Djcusburg, was hero
Richard T. Kemp, of Cre swell, was
here Saturday en route home from
sister, jf )
Miss Lena Campbell and
Andie Easley, were guests
grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Georg1
W. Campbell Tuesday.
Judge Mitten P. Smith, of Princeton,
was here Wednesday shaking
hands with Caldwell county voters. -
J. Frank Guess, of Caldwell county,
was in this community last week. -
Geo. W. Campbell was in Marion
Dr. J. D. McConnell was in Evans-ville
R. T. Kemp, of Creswell, was in
Mrs. nie SUvens, of Dexter
Mo., is the guest of her brother, Ed
ward, and other relatives in this coa'
Beware of Ointments fdr
Catarrh That Contain Mercury
as mercury will surely destroy tho senso
of smell and completely tlernnw tho
whol system when entering It Oftroufrh
the mucous Such articles should
never be usell except on prescriptions
from reputable physiclaas, as the darnaKo
they wn do Is ten fold to the pood you
can possIWy derlvo from them. Hall's
Catarrh Cure, manufactured by r. J.
Cheney & Co., Toledo, O., contains no
mercur and is taken Internally, acting
direetly'upon the blood and mucous surfaces
of the system. In buylnp Hall's
Cutarrh Cure be sure you tret the
It is taken internally and made in
Toledo, Ohio, by F. J. Cheney & Co. Testimonials
Bold by DrucBlstB. Pric 75c per bottle.
Tk BtU!'fl ruoUy Pills for eoutlp&tu
LOST STRAYED or ST Ot
one bird dog i grown setter,
white with red ears, will pay
for his return, W. W. Rice,
R. F. D. No 2. Marion, Ky.
Oh; you Calomel, get out of
the way and let
do the work, purely vegetable,
ask Haynes & Taylor.
WANTED-2,000 boards, SO inches
long. Jas. L. ClarhXL
Phone 166, 3t.
For Sale or Trade.
Car load of young mules and
young- brod marcp. Will exchange
Ifor old mules in good
T. Y. Ordway,
1016dl Fredonia, Ky,
largest line of presents ,!S
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PRICES ON ALL ARTICLJ
'MARIO - KY,