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i-l 5 Advocate "publishing cd.
Tuesdny, Nov. 29, 1898.
Entered (nthol'mt Office at Mt. aterUax m
rtocond Class Mall Matter.
- - TERMS OP S0B3CKIPT1OH:
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3 TfeRMS ANNOUNCEMENT.
For County OfflcoB $ 5
'brDlstrlct " lO
MjBFCash must accompany order.
No announcement Inserted until
Wo arc authorized to announce
John B. Cheuault, ot Madison coudU
fi candidate lor SUts Auditor,
to tho action of the Democratic
THE BANK COMPROMISE OF
. . TAXES.
With the banks of Mt. Sterling
the city and county have effected
a compromise. For all concerned
it is our opinion that the adjust
ment and hnal settlement is wise
because both the representatives
of the city and the county are men
of business in whom we have the
utmost comfidence. We believe
in dealing with banks and individuals
exactly alike, what is right for
an individual is correct for a collection
of men. If it is right for a
citizen to assess his property at its
two thirds value like-wise it is for
a corporation, for the laws, for the
government of the one is for the
other also. The merchant, the
farmer, the citizen alike give in
their property at about its two
thirds value; for instance if a farm
actually worth $75, ooo is assesed
at $50,000 and this is correct. A
bank with $75,000 should give in
$50,000. It is just as fair for the
one as the other and if right for the
farm to be given in at $50,000 it is
equaly as just for a bank with $75-000
to give in the same amount.
Upon this basis the city settled
with the banks and we believe our
city representatives did right. The
county was hardly as liberal and
required the banks to settle at 80
cents, which they did,
Almost a year ago a company
said to the County of Montgomery
gives ub the right of way, we will
construct an electric railway from
here to Sharpsburg, but those in
power were lacking iu nerve and
a few objectors put the enterprise
at a standstill. We need this road.
'Owe no man anything save to
love one another." If you can,
pay what thou owest to the merchant,
the farmer, the smith, the
shoemaker, and all men who
have trusted you and expressed
confidence in your honor.
The Adams Express office is
now in the McKee building, next
door to this office, where J. H.
Wood, the accommodating agent,
and Mack O'Connell, his smiling
assistant, will be ready to do the
bidding of the public.
An old coat paid for is more fitting
than a new one bought on a
credit with little prospect or intention
to pay for it.
Gen. Blanco and his Aides hav
gone home to old Spaid. Good
and there may they ever be.
Somerset is in an exciting Local
Option contest, morals and water
against whiskey and death.
The EuterprUe Kirc Insurance Company
8f Lexington, Ky., is the company
iu which to insure your property.
This Is a people's company organized
under tho ia.wa of this State, and
Issubjvct to the inspection of the Coin
miseioncr of Insurance. Insurance
is carried by this company at cost tho
difference. remaining Id the pocket of
the insured. This company will insure
you against fire, lightning and
wind for one-third loss than any othor
company. Call upon or addrosa
M. Bowlino, Agr., -15-81
' Day was conspicuus
f fpredjtora who worofull of
ets7 in au.adjoining county.
For this amount of money paid
by the United States, Spain lias
agreed to yield the .Philippines to
the United States, .and this is the
proposition made by the Administration.
This settlement signed
and attested, the American war is
at an end and the next movement
will be more battleships and an increased
standing army, and the
enrollment of 200,000, or more
pensioners. In order to meet the
demands more money will be a
necessity, and it matters not
whether other nations will agree to
it or not the United States will be
forced to the minting of more
money. The Republican party
would issue more bonds, but the
people will say nay to the borrowing
of more money and the paying
of more interest when it is just as
easy to make the money as it is
Franco has rocommondod that hor
country ncgotiato a loan of about
$35,000,000, to be mod in tho building
of railroads. If an American bo
himsolf ho is at once branded
a populist. Had Congress, in bor donations
to tho different rlvors in Kentucky
and olsowhoro, mado it for
railroads, what a difference 1 From
the month to tho source of the Licking,
the Big Sandr, Kentucky and
others, thoro would bo railroads car
rying ont our almost unlimitod resources.
Tho investing of money in
locks and dams in this ago is liko putting
money in water mills that can
only run a few months in a yoar.
Water mills along our streams aro
back numbers, as is also traveling
and freighting on our small streams.
Montnomerv County Farm For
We. tho undersigned, heirs of Van
Thompson, deceased, offer at privato
sale our farm being part of the farm on
which said Thompson lived at tho
time of his death.
Description Said land is situated
on the Mt. Sterling and Maysvillo
turnpike road, 5 miles North of Mt.
Sterling and contains 120 acres of as
good land as there is in tho county,
all well set in bluo grass except 14
acres . Tho re is on tho land a largo
brick dwelling house of 10 rooms, besides
halls and collars ;' has a slato
roof on same. Also tobacco barn and
other outbuildings and an abundancq
of Water. Also young
orchard in bearing. Said farm is
situated in one of tho best neighborhoods
in the county, conronicnt to
Judy postofDce, church and schools,
also telephono connection with tho
outsido world. Everything consider
ed it is one of tho most desirablo
homes in this or any othor county. If
not sold by Jan. 1st next will be rented.
Annie T. "Wittman,
Louisa J. Giioveb,
For further particulars call on or
address C. M. Ratlin", Sharpsburg,
Ky. ; J. Hood Smith , Winchester, Ky.,
or J.;W. Groves, Mt. Sterling, Ky.,
who will show tho land. 19 5t
Jackson, Ky., Itoms.
The jury in tho caso against Ilobt.
Frazier, charged with murder, failed
to reach an agreement and were discharged
by his honor, Judgo Red-wine.
Iu tbo case of tho Commonwealth
against Hiram Uryant, charged w'.th
shooting on tho public highway, the
jury returned a verdict of guilty and
fixed tho fine at $75.
Tho work on the bridge still continues
and tho tubes ou tho opposite
eido of tho river have been placed in
Somo ono broke into a car of merchandise
on tho L. & E. side track
last week, and among other things
stolo a half barrol of beer.
Mat brushes, nail brushes, tooth'
brushes . J. W. Jones.
Bath County Farmers.
On noxt Saturday at 2 p. m. the
farmers and tobacco growors of Bath
county will meot nt Owlngsvlllo to
take action against tho Tobacco Trust
This will bo an important mooting.
A strong lobby will bo
ton this vr ook to opposo tho paesago of
tho Nicaragua Canal Bill. .Tho
is strongly in favor of tho measure
Mt. Sterling Advocate,
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S. So S. Cures
Sores and Ulcers
It Matters Not How Obstinate,
or What Other
Remedies Have Palled.
Obstinate soroa and ulcers, which
refuso to heal under ordinary treatment,
soon become chronlo and deep-seated,
and load to conditions most
sorious. Thoy are caused in different
ways, but in every case tho blood is
involved, and no amount of 16cal treatment
can have any effect. The poison
must bo eliminated from tho blood
before a euro can be had.
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Mr. II. Knhn, of Mnrlon, Kansas, writes:
"About three years ago my
Whltwood, was thrown from a liorse;
a wound ot tho scalp. Though under
tho treatment of physicians forsoToral months,
the wound remained about tho namo,;untll It
llnally beaame Tory angry-looking, and broke
oui into a running
soro. This soon spread
to other parts 01 the
scalp and ran down the
side of the
in sererlty .and fearfully
She was thin placed under
the eare of the
of a well-known
hospital, but even the
treatment she received
there failed to arrest the
terrlblo sore. Beading
of the many cures of
blood troubles effeoted
by S. S. 8., we decided to
A GUNSHOT WOUND.
J. H. McBrayor, the well-known
of Lawrenooburg, Xy.'.'tays:
Mr. A. J. Caesidy diod at the homo
of his son William, in Lexington, on
Sunday night at 9:30 o'clock, November
27, 1898. On November 18
ho was paralyzed, since which time
thoro was little, if any, hope for recovery.
Tho burial will tako placo to-day
in the cemetery at Flemingsburg.
Mr. Cassidy was born February
13, 1832, in Fleming coutty . 'Ho was
the son of Francis Cassidy, and bis
grandfather, Michael, one of the
early settlers and fought in the war
with tho Indians. Ho married'. Miss
Llewollyn Darnell, mombor of one of
Fleming county's leading famiiiesia
relative of Mrs. B. F. Thomson apd
and Mr. Silas Stofer, of, thisjpity.
To thom were born our sons Tom
and Will, now Jiving in Luxingtou,
anu dames anu jopn, wno died in
The family moved to thjs county
about twonty roars ago and engaged
in farming; later thoy moved to town
and engaged in the coal trado. Mrs.
Catsidy diod hero eight yoars ago.
About two years ago Mr. Cassidy
and his two sons located at Lexington.
Ho had twelve brothers and
sistori,of whom aro Judge M. M. Cassidy
and Mrs. Nannie Plank, of this
city, and Wm. Cassidy, of Woodford
For about forty years ho was a
membar of tho Christian church, was
a good citizen and highly respectod.
Ho has ontorad in tho roat prepared
for tho children of God. To bis family
we express our sympathy.
Judge Cassidy. to-day accomp&aiod
tho remains to Flemingsburg, ,
Mis. Sarah Tyler, wifo of J. O.. Tyler,
died Saturday morning' at 8:30,
of pneumonia, aged 74. Funeral was
preached at rosidence Sunday
by W. J. Bolin, and Bho was
buried in tho family gravoyard noar
Sharpsburg. Service at the gravo by
Rev. Edward Stubblofiold.
She was Miss Gossctt, & daughter
of Rev. Matthias Gossett. Her first
husband was Jonathan L. Jones, who
died about forty years ago. Thoy
had four children, all of whom she
survived. Sho was married to Mr.
Tyler iu 18SG. Was a sister of his
Mrs. Tyler was a daughter of Rev.
Matthias Gossitt, of tho Old Baptist
faith, and for many years had been a
member of that church .
For years sho hod bcou a groat
but at no timo did sho doubt
her saving faitu, and as sho had lived
bo sho died in tho faith. Mrs. Tylor
was one of tho boat of women and
mado lasting friends. Wo would direct
tho boroavod husband, now in
tho shadows of life, to tho. Groat
Comforter. Wo aympathlzo with him
In those trying hours.
Como and. boo. tho largest lino of
maulcuro goods evor in tho city. -J.
Tuesday, November1, I898.
"Somo years ago I was shot In h left let'
receiving wjutt I, oonsldoed onlx a slight
wound.. 11 aovoiopea
Into a running sore and
gave ma a groat deal
of pain and lnoonven.
lenco. I was treated
by many doctors and
took a number ot blood Uftl
remedies, but none did
mo any good and did ssKil
nof seem to cheek the
progress ot tho soro. I
had heard Swift's JBS
(S. 8. 8.) highly 'WM
recommended for the
hlnnrt. nd concluded to
give It a trial, and tho &Z mmpjmi
,.Dnltw.Bvflnr irmtlfv. "l
lng. 8. 8. 8. seemed to WMmm
get right at tho trouble,
and forced the poison
ou 01 my 0100a; soon
afterwards the soro htaled up ana was cured
sound and well. I am sure 8. 8. S, Is by far
the best blood remedy mado." r
It matters not how thoy are acquired
or what treatment .has, failed, S. S. S.
will cure tho most obstlnato,
Boro or ulcer. It is useless to
oxpect local treatment of salves, lotions,
etc., to effect a cure, because
they can not reach tho, real causo of tho
trouble, which is tho blood. S. S. S.
drives out evory trace of impurity in
the blood, and in this way ouras permanently
the worst oases. It is iIm
only blood romody guaranteed
and contains not a partiolo of potash,'
mercury, or othor mineral. B. S. S,
cures Oontoglous Blood Poison, Scrofula,
Ooncer, Catarrh, Ec2emaJ Rheumatism,
Sorei, Ulcers, Boils,, or any
other blood trouble. Valuable books
on those diseases will bo mailed freo
to any address, by tho Swift Specific
Company, Atlanta, Georgia.
I MHE.8IQKW: $
Dr. W. W. Fritz, of.-; Carlislo, a
prominent churchman, is seriously
Mrs. Robert Settled, has 1jo.i sick
The little two-year-old daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Enoch Thompson is
We aro ,gjad to boo that Mr. J. M.
Bigstaff, who has been confused, to his
room for about a week, is ablo to bo
W. A. SuttonJs rapidly improving.
Thomson, the infant eon of W. P.
Guthrie,,sick with fever, is vory much
Francis, infant son of R, J, Hunt,
who has-(pneumonia, is rapidly recovering.
C. B, Fizer, who h!i a kidcey trouble
continues to improve. . . ,
Woodsou Ttulbaa Is fnU.c covering.
Fruit and Coniesiion&ry Store.
Mors. Bassett & Pitman have routed
the. Baum building 22x100 feot and
will fill it with fruits, nnts aod
, In tbo maia it will bo a fruit
stand and will be nndor th9
of one of th members of the
firm. .CommeitUblo this, for it will
be a drawing feitorg to tho stores of
tho towns east aad around 2Jt. Sterling.
Stock has been bough' in advance
of the riio ij prices so ta&t thoy
can furnish Morchants their tuek at a
closer figuro ttawa thoy can got the
samo furniflhod now iu the largor
cities. For tho holldiya ihay will add
largo shipments of oystors, gatna, and
tbo choisest of Armour's fresh meats.
At tho othor storo on corner will be a
fresh BUpply for every thing wantod
to furnish a Chris'tnm table. Tho
now storo will be occupied the 17th of
December when orders will lie
To all cltizeub : There aro impostor's
traveling nil over tho couutry
representing thc'iiisolyes aa my sons
or agents and swindling tho people.
I have a son, Dr. ltu'ddlph Goldstein,
and ho visits ono day in each
month ono town, and stops at tho
most prominent hotels iu tho State
IIo represents tho house, is, skillful,
aud honorable in his dealings. Tho'
rest aro counterfeits or impostors.
A. Goldstein, Optician,
544 Fourtji Avenue,
Tho ladiea of tho Southorn
church will on .Friday night,
Decorabor 0th, at tho Baum building
on Woit Main street, give a character
party. Supper will bo sorved.
Storling silver combs and bruahos.
J. W. Jones.
The Louisvlllo Banking Company
has boon authorized to become a national
bank. It will bo known as tho
Louisville National Banking
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Down Go Prices !
We are not "selling out at cost"
to stay j but .we want your trade and
we will cut under any prices that can
or at any other figure.
We are just in receipt of a handsome line of Library Tables and
ilsil. JElSa ,
Fancy "Rockers. Call and see them.
ROOKING . CHAIRS
Undertaking a Specialty.
HDD & MIS
CAf YOU ROAST YOUR THANKSGIVING
to a turn, brown, juicy and tender, unless
you have the proper' coal to heat
your oven to the right degree of heat
No one can bake, roast or prepare a bigj
dinner with satisfaction, unless they have
such high grade, well screened coal as
we furnish ou your order; .Ordcr, in
iine and we will fill your bin promptly.
I. V. Tabu.
I deairo to rent my at
Stoops l'oetofllco; possession given
Jan. 1. Call on or address
In au official report to the War Department
Gon. Wood says Santiago is
now ao clean and healthy as any town
of its sizo along tbo American sea-coast to
south of Fortrois Monroe.
Pepper and salt sterling silver fops
at each 25c, J. "W. Jon.
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to quit business
We are. here ,S"S
to have it. Remember, ', 'jt$$i 1 "'
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THE ADOVE RESUL7S. 60U B7. liFiAV yI
movea NcrTOusn3S, Impotency, 1 COUlDftT
Wcstlac dlnaes and oil rOiecls ot or
pxcess one! indiscretion. Restores Lost Vitality.
too vest pocket.- Uy mall 8)1.00 per pocboyeorstx
forSa.OOwltb ncoaranteo to Cnro oricctuntl
CALUA1ET CURE CO., 334 Dearborn St. Chlcajo
For sale in ML Sterling by W. S. Lloyd
Live Turkeys, Geese,Ducks. Old
Hens and Roosters, and. Eggs,
for which we will pay tho highest
market cash pride,
SULLIVAN & TO0HEY.
West L.o oust Street.
Bankruptcy Lawyer, f :'-
I will make a specialty of Bailfov
ruptoy praottco boforo A. T. "WoJkT
Reforeo for thp District composed m
Montgomery, Bath, Monefeo aud
Howan counties. I am prepare)
attend to shuch mattors at once.
' H.B. Woor; ,.
Attorney at LWj
Tyler Apporson Bnlldiug,
12iCmo. Mt Sterling, Ky.
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