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MX STERLING ADVOCATE.
"NRST TO LAST THK TRUTH: NKWS-CDITOIHALS-ADVKRTISKMKNTS'
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VOLUME XXIX.
MT. STERLING, KENTUCKY, THURSDAY, JULY 1. 1920.
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CHAUTAUQUA OPENS TODAY
Tho Iicdpnth Clinutnuqua opened
today, beginning ft seven "da pro
gramme. The big tent is pitched on
thecampns of the City School and
jC,vryth5ng is in readiness for tho
Vggest and best Clinutauqua ever
Leld here. Our Superintendent this
year is It. E. Bcndcll, one o tho best
in the Chautauqua service, and n
general favorito with everybody.
The ndvanco sale of season tick--
'J ets has been splendid and has "gone
k over the top," with soveral yet to lo
lienrd from. Tho Chautauqua this
yt?ir promises to ho a success in
way and thp programme, which
is a most excellent one, is as fol
lows: Thursday Night Concert, Sibyl
Bnmnfis Singers ,nnd Miss Mary Ca
meron, pianist; Lecture, "Fading the
Task" Dr. II. E. Rompcl.
Friday Morning Children's hour.
Fridny Afternoon Concert, Em
erson Williams Co.; Monologue, to
be nnnounced, Mr. V. S. Watkins.
Friday Night Concert, Emerson
Williams Co.; Lecture, "How to Bo
Young at Seventy or Old at Forty,"
Dr. Carolyn E. Qeisel.
Saturday Morning Children's
lour.
Snturday Afternoon x Concert,
Mendelssohn Trio; Lecture,N "The
i Jwonders of Burbank," Henry A.
A'Adrinn.
Saturday Night Grand Concert,
Louise Stnllings and Mendelssohn
Trio.
Monday Morning -.Children's hour.
Monday Afternoon Grand Con
.. ert, New York Opera Singers.
Monday Night New York Opera
"Singers j" Lecture, "Human Nature
nnd Politics," Opio Reed.
. Tuesday Morning Children's hour
Tuesday Afternoon Concert, Or
chestra; Lecture, "Bak to tho
Farm," Hon. C. G. Jordan.
Tuesdny Night Gilbert and Sulli
vnn's Famous Opera, "II. M. S. Pin-
rnforc." Special scenic and lighting
effects.
Wednesday Morning Children's
hour.
Wednesday Afternoon Lecture,
'fModcrn 'Unrest," Donald II. Mc
Gibeny. p .
Wednesday Night Delightful Am
erican Coinedy "Nothing But The
Truth."
Thursday Morning Children's
hour.
Thursday Afternoon Children's
Pageant, "The Good Fairy Thrift";
Concert, Swiss fingers and Yodlers.
Thursday Night Swiss Singers
and Yodlers; Lecture. "Human Ef
fleiency," Ralph Parlette.
Children's hour will be at 0:30
o'clock each morning except the
first morning; afternoon perfor
mances at 3:00 o'clock; and night
performances at 8:00 o'clock.
UNDERGOES OPERATION
Miss Vcrnn. Thompson underwent
an operation Tuesday for tho re
moval of tonsils 'nd adenoids. She
stood tho operation well and is get
tiny along nicely. ' Tin) operation
was performed by Dr. J. F. Reynolds.
CARD OF THANKS
Wc take this method of, thanking
nur. many friends and neighbors for
their kind ntfentions and beautiful
floral tributes to our husband and
father.
MRS. R. E. PUNCH.
ROSE MARY PUNCH.
Tho Advocate, twicp p week.
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THE MARKET PLACE
Sells and buys for you absolutely anything
STORES YOUR GOODS, SAVES YOU MONEY
PRIVATE SALE
Furniture and Clothing, Refrigerators, Desks,
Chairs, Camp Chairs, Dining Chairs, Sanitary Cots
and Beds, Gas Stoves and Coal Stoves, Sewing Ma
chines, Drop Leaf Tables, Dressing Tables, Three
Mirrors, Buffet, China Closet, Horses, Buggies, Har
ness, Fanning Implements, Tobacco Setter and many
other things, including Jewelry and Silverware.
C. HOWELL
SOUTH MAYSVILLE ST.
STORAGE STORAGE STORAGE
THE GLORIOUS FOURTH
It ecms Jo be the fashion pf those nftcr-wnr days amonfr certain
groups of people, especially in the cities, to sneer nt patriotism. To the
sentiment of lov0 of our country, there are plenty of people who try to
back up nil tho ills that have come upon us. Is sugar extortionntely high?
Drat such a country! Are tho railroads bad performers? Democracy is
to blame. Are the. politicians rambunctious? The country is going to the
devil.
Nothing of the kind. Tbc country is not at fault, the republic and
democracvjire as glorious as they ever were, the nation is as right as it
ever was. The trouble is human. If there are wrong they are wrongs
Perpetrated by human people and they will bo corrected the- cannot per--ist
in this democratic republic. Evolution nnd the war was only an inci
detn of evolution brins:- to our doorstep qujer children. They don't Iook
right to us today, but 50 years from today we -will know that the troublc
.oiiio foundlings were only details in the long, long trail of earthly progress.
If everything went well with u. we would not know it because there
would be nothing to contrast it with. We must have the hard knocks to
enjoy the sweets of existence.
The Fourth of July is upon us again. Let us remember that on that
day, July 4, 1770, when we gave to the world our Declaration of Indepen
dence, a nation was born that gave world evolution its sharpest impetus.
It Middenly brought to the front a smouldering consciousness of httmnn
dignity, of rights that belong to every living soul. In the 144 years that
have elapsed, tho common people of this earth have advanced 3n education
intelligence, good living and liberty more than they did in the 4000 years
previously, and that declaration nnd this democracy, have been largely
responsible for it.
Glorious Fourth! Aye, it is as glorious as 144 years ago, and its
glory will live as long as the word "liberty" sounds good to mankind.
DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION
NEARING ITS CRISIS
Ilns day the bursts of oratory
from Son Frnndsco n!mo?t swings
the globe to opposite direction. Tho
grcnt Democratic convention is nt
its crisis and backers- of the various
candidates are joyous in approval
of nominating speeches, which were
made yestcrdny. Names before the
convention from last reports nro
Cox, Palmer, Gerard, Cummings,
Hitchcock, McAdoo nnd others, 'ten
in nil. The convention platform is
said to bo concise, straight to tho
mark and free from superfluity nnd
double construction. Tho conven
tion instead of being a political mob
is n joyous love feast in which nil
parties participate. No indications
nt thc present justifies even a spec
ulative prediction of tho standard
henrers of tho Nationnl Democratic
party. The platform is free from
any wet or dry plank nnd joy per
vades the very vein of tho delegates.
Indications are that the voice of
the convention will be as of one man
and Hint the body will adjourn with
tho entire party in harmony nnd be
hind the ticket they mnj name. At
this writing all men nnd women of
the Democratic faith exclaim "Great
is Democracy and the name the par
ty may present to the people."
NOTICE!
The ladies of tho Baptist church
will have an exchnnge on July 10th.
Plnce will be nnnounced later.
SUBSCRIPTION DANCE '
Plans hnve been completed for a
subscription dunce to be given oa
Thursday evening, July 15th in the
new ball room at the Tnbh Theatre.
Music will be furnished by Smith's
orchestra from Lexington. Electric
fans have been placed around the
dancing hull which will be cool nnd
comfortable. The committee ia.
chnrge of the dance is: J. II. Owings,
Irwin D. Wood nnd Ashby Blevinsy
nnd this promises to be one of tho
best dances ever given in tho city.
A large number of visitors from over
tho State is expected.
BIG SUIT COMPROMISED
The suit of th0 Miller-Prewitt-Ooff
Land & Oil Company in which
tho James Townscnd heirs wero
seeking a portion of six thousand
ncrcs of land in Estill, Lee, Powell
nnd Wolfe counties, was compro
mised in Federal Court at Lexing
ton Tuesday, the heirs being paid
eleven thousnnd two hundred dol
lars and they pay costs of tho suit.
The case was up for trial when the
compromise was affected. Tho com
promise settles for all time tho titl
to the big boundary of land.
PLEADED GUILTY
C. V. ensley, of Wolfe county,
who was Arrested at Natural Bridge
Sunday and brought to this city,
chnrged with transporting and hav
ing in his possession intoxicating
liquors, lmd his examining trinl be
fore Commissioner Wood Monday,
QUEENSWARE and GLASSWARE ";-7V. V n
over to the District Court at Cov
McGuiro Bros, are in receipt of n ( ;ngon ,m(ler n one thoMtinnd dollnr
new shipment of Queenswnre and .(1 whiph he fni,C(1 to
Gtnssware. These are excellent . , , --
goods, in new patterns, and are well Drink Golden Dream the coffee cf
worth the money nsked for them, i unquestioned exceFlence. (73-4teoi)
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TO THE PUBLIC!
I have purchased the blacksmith and repair shop of
W. "W. Ginn, on the corner of Locust and Bank
streets and take this method of letting my friends
know where I can he found. Special attention given
to scientific horse-shoeing, rubber tiring, etc.
I SOLICIT YOUR PATRONAGE
JohnE.FrccIand
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Clean-Up Sale - - Entire Stock
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TIRES, TUBES, STORAGE BATTERIES, BUMPERS, HORNS
SPARK PLUGS, OIL, LENSES, BULBS, SPOT LIGHTS
AND EVERYTHING
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isxiirpriseci
"Y"0"ud
'i At the MANY VALUES to be found. Nothing held back E VERYTHING goes in sale
REDUCE THE HI COST OF MOTORING
fTu.ly 1 to July &, 1920
COME EARLY WHILE "PICKIN'S" GOOD
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C3-a,y Motor Co.
inclusive
Ragan-
MT: STERLING'S LARGEST GARAGE
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