MT. STERLING ADVOCATE.
ITEMS, NEW AND TRUE; THOUGHTS, GENEROUS AND GENTLEMANLY
MT. STERLING, KENTUCKY, WEDNESDAY,- FEBRUARY 12, 1913.
W. W. Wilson Appointed Jailer.
Acting County Judge C. G.
Tlintnnson Saturday annotated W.
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W. Wilson jiuicr ot Montgomery
county to fill out the unexpired
terra of his brother, 0. T. Wilson,
who was declared of unsound
mind in the Fayette Circuit Court
and who is now in a sanitarium in
Mr. C, T. Wilson had been an
officer in this city for the past
thirty years and had many friends
who will be sorry to learn of his
unfortunate condition and wish
)S lor him a speedy recovery.
' His brother, Mr. W. W. Wil
son, who has been appointed jailer,
is well known throughout Mont
gomery county and is sure to
make an efficient officer.
for Sale Dry-Goods Business.
Having bought an interest in
. the dry goods store of Clifton B.
X.Ross, Lexington, which store I am
to manage, I will offer for immed
iate sale my stock, fixtures, lease
and good will. This is a well
established, strictly one price, cash
business of 12 years standing and
is second to none in Cynthiana.
With the splendid crops raised in
rAfc this section last year and the un-
usuauy mgn prices received u.y
the farmers for their tobacco, this
year is destined to be the best
business year in the history of
Cynthiana. Address H. C. Shipp
& Company, Cynthiana, Ky.
Lexington's New Baptist Church.
The contract for the building of
the First Baptist Church, in Lex
ington, on the present site of that
church, was awarded to Frank
Corbin Saturday and the work
The contract culls for the 'com
pletion of the building1 in fifteen
months and it was announced that
the building will cost considerably
, over $90,000. When completed
f" this will be one of the handsomest
ri churches in the state.
All persons having chums against
the estate of L. H. McLean, de
ceased, will present same properly
proven to the undersigned or to
H. R. Prewitt, Attorney.
Admr. L. H. McLean, Dec'd.
R. F. Greene; Real Estate Agent,
sold last week to Mrs. Mary T.
Mark the property on Jameson
street belonging to Harry Fitzger
ald for $850.00 cash. Possession
William Willoughby, aged 42,
and Miss Lillio Puckett, aged 28,
of the Aaron's Run neighborhood,
were married last week, Col. W.
D. Henry, the popular Magistrate
,. of that district, officiating.
Economizes Butter, Flour,
Eggs; makes the food more
appetizing and wholesome
The paly Baking Powder made
' from Royal Grape Cream ol Tartar
The Remains of Miss
Mabel Hadden in Mach-
The Final Summons Came Sun
day, feb. 9th, at Noon.
Miss Mabel Young Hadden,
eldest child of Mr. and Mrs. Nick
Hadden, Jr., died at her home on
Antwerp avenue in this city Sun
day at noon after long years of
suffering, having been an invalid
for the past eighteen years. She
had been a member of the Christ
ian church for fifteen years and
had always lived a lovely Christian
life. Always thoughtful of others
and thinking little of her own
suffering she was a ray of sunshine
to the home and an inspiration to
all her friends. Ever gentle, kind
and loving sho had endeared her
self to all with whom she came in
contact, and by her beautiful life
many relatives and friends were
helped to see the rugged pathways
of life in a brighter light.
The first thought of many who
stood at the open grave and saw
consigned to dust the fair young
woman whom Death, seemingly
always cruel, always unfair, al
ways unwelcome, snatched too
soon to his pitiless breast. What
is the promise of eternal life in a
"city not maao with hands," in a
land 'of unbroken peace; of cver
lasting'song; what is the- assurance
that beyotid'tne tomb and the sun
set are fairer dawn and tenderer
skies to those who lose a prize so
beloved? And yet, dear God,
"T,hy will be done."
Miss Hadden was born in Oct.
1885, thus being in her 28th year.
, Besides her parents she is sur
vived by two'sisters, Misses Kath
erine and Margaret and one
brother, Mr. Beall Hadden, nil of
whom have the deepest sympathy
of numerous friends in the loss of
their loved one.
The funeral services were held
Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock,
conducted by Rev. B. W. Trimble
with burial in Miichpelnh cemetery.
Two-story residence with bnrn
and about two acres of land'on
West High street. Also nice six
room cottage with barn and gar
den on- Harrison avenue. Apply
to Millard G. Wade.
Go to the Spot Cash Grocery
and get 20 pounds best granulated
sigar for $1.00.
The Farmers house had a well
filled lloor Monday, about 150,000
pounds in all. Prices realized
wcro generally satisfactory to
growers, but speculators were
again hit hard. Several crops av
eraged 15 cents or better, with the
iloor average about 12 cents.
The Burley house held a satis
factory sale Monday morning and,
prices realized were generally ac
cepted, few rejections being made.
In the future sales will only be
held when it is this house's time
to have a morning sale.
During the past week the re
ceipts at both houses have been
lighter than earlier m the season
and it is expected that this month
will see the close of the local to
bacco season, which has indeed
been a good one. While there is
no doubt that tobacco is off, it is
still bringing a splendid price and
farmers are generally satisfied.
SALES THE PAST WEEK.
WEDNESDAY AT THE FARMERS.
Consisted of 140,000 pounds
and the quality was only fair.
Bidding was active and market
stronger than on Monday. Prices
ranged from 4 to 76 cents. There
were few rejections. The basket
selling for 76 cents was owned by
Col. A. W. Hamilton, and was
grown from the Dr. Holly seed.
It was fine texture and good leaf,
and the price paid topped the mar
ket for this ssCiwrn. Lower grades
and. common higher. The follow
ing averages were quoted:
Nesbitt & Tipton, 5205 lbs.,
J. C. Trimble. 3840 lbs., $18.63.,
Goodpaster & Mays, 7145 lbs.,
J. W. Hall, 2450 lbs., "$15.30.
Tipton & Foley, 4705 lbs.,
Tipton & Triplett,, 3135 lbs.,
FRIDAY AT THE FARMERS
consisted of an excellent lloor' of
tobacco, containing about '137,000
pounds. Sale was good, and mar
ket active and as stong as has been
for past week. Quality was better,
and price good, ranging from 3 to
22 cents. General averag'e was
good, with individual avei ages sat
isfactory as following will show:
French &Dragoo, 12,015 pounds
averaged 15 cents.
W. Ed. Foley, 5210 pounds av
French & Roycc, 3,200 pounds
averaged 15 cents.
WEDNESDAY AT THE HUKLEV
Consisted of 70,000 pounds, and
the quality was inferior. Prices
were good and market was active,
with stronger market on lower
grades and common tobaccos.
Prices ranged from 4 to 19 cents.
Little of the iloor rejected. The
following averages were caught:
It. O. Lane, 5700 lbs., $11.50,
J. F. Mark, 11G0 lbs., $14.30.
J. D. Thompson, 2G40 lbs.,
Prewitt & Woosloy, 4445 lbs.,
J. & C. Fogg, 2,000 lbs., $12.10.
John Gaitskill, 2305 lbs., ?14.
Charles B. Dale, 5370 lbs.,
A. F. Wyatt, 1575 lbs., $11.60.
No sale was held at the Burley
Friday, owing to lateness in liuish
ing sale at Farmers House. The
next sale will bo held at Burley
House at 9 o'clock Friday morning
with full iloor, and will bo follow,
ed by sale at Farmers House.
To Rent For Money Rent.
Extra good bluo grass sod land
to bo put in tobacco, barn room,
tier rails und sticks.
Mrs. Eliza D. Marshall,
Phono 625. Mt. Sterling, Ky.
federal Army Revolts In Mexico.
The Federal army revolted in
Mexico City Saturday, troops at
tacking the national palace and
the principal public buildings.
Gustavc Madero was taken prison
er. After street lighting, in which
about 250 persons were killed, the
Government succeeded in regain
ing control. President Madero
led the loyal troops for a part of
the time. The insurgents released
Felix Diaz and Bernard Reyes.
Early Sunday morning it was re
ported that the arsenal had sur
rended to General Diaz. Madero
refused to surrender. Diaz said
ho could offer no protection to
Mrs. Joel Chenault
Burled Here Friday.
Mrs. Joel Chenault, who died at
her' home in Filson, was brought to
this city and her remains laid to
rest in Machpelah cemetery Fri
day. Mrs. Chenault was a daugh
ter of Judge Robert Clay, of
Powell county, and had many
relatives and friends in this and
Clark county. She was a lovely
Christian woman and will bo sadly
Perry Oakley Found "Not Guilty"
Perry Oakley was dismissed last
week at Owingsville on the charge
of beipg connected with the death
of Shack Staton, without going
to trial. Commonwealth's Attor
ney Doggett stated to the court
when the case was called that be
cause of the absence of important
witnesses the prosecution was will
ing to drop the case.
Special Bargains for
Saturday and Court Day.
Visit our store on these 2 days
and get some of the Special Bar
gains while they last:
10 bars Lenox soap 25c, only 10
bars to a customer.
Regular 10c dress gingham re
duced to 8jc a yard.
25c cologne for 10c.
i 75. clothes pins for 5c.
i Cut glass tumblers 10c.
Regular 25c pad locks for 15c.
No. 1 steel traps, regular price
15c, reduced to 10c.
gallon tin buckets 5c.
2 gallon tin buckets 10c.
12 qt. galvanized buckets 15c.
New Club Organized.
A number of young men in the
city have organized a social club,
to be known as The Colonels. A
club room has been fitted up in
the McKee building on Main
street and billiard and pool tables
will be installed in a few weeks.
Mr. Marvin Gay has been elected
president, Mr. Edward Bogie,
vice president, and Dr. F. A. Mil
lard, secretary and treasurer.
Another One of Hart's
Slayers Almost Caught.
Joe Shepard, alias "Big Boy,"
wanted in Winchester for the mur
der of Deputy Sheriff George. M.
Hart, was arrested at Wilson's
construction camp Thursday night
but managed to escape from the
officers before he was lodged in
jail. Several shots were exchang
ed and it is behoved he was wound
Fur collar found on Maysvillo
pike near city limits, owner cau
have same by calling at this office,
proving property and paj ing cost
of this advertisement.
On the streets of this city, a
gold locket and chain, "O. A. S."
engraved in locket. Return to
this offico for reward.
Best lino of bulk and package
coffees iu town at Vanar&dell'ss.
mill iii i
Proves Fatal to Mr.
f red Moss ia Cin
Was Brother of Miss Anna Moss
and Well Known In This City.
Saturday while near the Granu
Central station in Cincinnati, Mr.
Fred Moss, formerly of this city,
was stricken with heart trouble.
He was carried in the station
where he died within a few min
utes. Mr. Moss was a brother of
Miss Anna Moss, of this city,
where he had a number of friends.
For several years he was connected
with the Fire Underwriters with
headquarters in Louisville and was
considered one of the most com
petent men in its employ.
The funeral took place in Cov
ington Sunday afternoon with
burial in the Covington cemetery.
His sister, Miss Anna Moss, of
this city, attended the funeral.
Sister of "Uncle Bob" llazelrigg
Dies Suddenly in Bath County.
Mrs. Amanda Botts, one of the
best beloved and most highly re
spected women of Bath county,
died at her home near Preston,
last" Wednesday morning, after a
two days' illness. Mrs. Botts is
survived by three children, Roger
and Clay Botts and Miss Bessie
Botts, the latter being quite ill ai
the National Hotel in this city.
The bereaved relatives have the
sympathy of many faiends in the
loss of their loved one.
Bring Your Tobacco
To The Burley House.
The rush is now over and we
are prepared to unload your to
bacco the same day it arrives at
Burley Loose Leaf Company.
The Cozytorlum Moves.
The Cozytorium Theatre, owned
by Mr. George Anderson, Jr.,
has moved to Morehead where it
will be reopened. Mr. Anderson's
many friends trust that the Cozy
torium will be successful in the
LOST On Sunday morning, a
white crocheted shawl, on Locust
street, between Richmond and
Bank streets. Finder return to me
iind receive reward.
Mrs. Amanda J. Reid.
SILKS, YOU WAT
See our line before buying. We do not hesitate
in saying we have the most complete line of
Dress Silks ever shown in our store.
fPUn. it11 winllir uroaVi
much in vogue. Space limits descriptions, so
come and see for yourself
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We also have Linens in all colors. See the
"Newcloth," a combination of ratine and crepe
J. D. HAZELRIGG & SON
At the regular meeting of the
City Council last Tuesday night a
committee was appointed to draft
a resolution callingfor the paving
of North Maysville street fjom
High to Winn. The matter will
come up at the next Council meet
ing. The purchase of a street sprink
ler by the City from the Mont
gomery County Fair Association
for a consideration of $175.00 was
Mr. Henry Muher's bid of $135
for building a stone pavement on
the East side of the Episcopal
church property was accepted.
Judge II. Clay McKee was al
lowed $200 for a strip of land for
the widening of Bank street. He
asked for a permit to erect a
building on Bank street adjoining
his office. He further asked that
the CUy order the sewer extended
to the city limits on West Main
Several other matters of minor
importance were all that came be
fore the meeting.
Judge Turner's Chickens
Again Win Prizes.
Judge Ben R. Turner, of this
city, was the winner of the fol
lowing prizes at the Richmond
poultry show last week;
1st and 2nd Cockerel
2nd and 3rdPullet
There were over 1,000 chickens
in the show and the Judge is very
proud of the record his chickens
made. The cockerel winning 1st
prize has won five first prizes.
The Judge raises nothing except
the best breed of Rose Comb
Rhode Island Reds.
Saturday and Court Day.
20 pounds best granulated sugar
3 cans Elephant corn 25c.
3 cans best oink salmon 25c.
Best 2i lb. can tomatoes 10c.
Bargains in every line of goods.
These articles speak for themsel
ves. Try them and see. To be
had at The Variety Store, Bank
street. The place to go fqr bar
gains. McCormick & Wright, Prons.
Mrs. John Rose Dies in Clark.
Mrs. John Rose, of Clark coun
ty, formerly of hazel Green, and
well known to a number of our
readers died at her homo near
Winchester Sunday following a
stroke of paralysis which she re
ceived Saturday. The body was
taken to Hazel Green yesterday
illuming iui uuiimt
Fancy evaporated peaches and
prunes at Vanarsdell's.
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