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IHb BOURBON NEWS, PARIS, KENTUCKY, JANUARY 21, 1913
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Your Fall Shoes
They are new, seasonable and rea
sonable. The assortment is made up
of the best styles of the world's best
Shoe makers. The scope is so broad
and the size ranges so complete you
will find your size -in any make you
We have also a full line of Misses',
Children's and Boys' School Shoes in
GunMetal, 'Patents and Tans.
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We wish to thank our
friends and patrons for
the liberal patronage ex
tended to us during the
past year, and wish them
a happy and prosperous
;every convenience to our
3 per cent, interest paidon
I ok agricultural
The Shoe Man
I We Take Pleasure.
in coing up the finest shirt
waists or anything in the
laundry line. That is whay
made ihe Bourbon Laundrt
famous foT fine work and it
dever goes beck on its repu
tation. ' If you are particular
about how your linen is
laundered, your custom is the
kind we want as we like to
Bank of Paris J
' HE BOURBON NEWS
Entered at Postoffice at Paris, Ky.,
as mail matter of the second class
Established 188130 Years of Con
Published Every Tuesday and Friday
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FOR COUNTY CLERK.
We are authorized to announce J.
Walter Payne as a candidate for the
nomination for the office of County
Clerk ofJBourbon county, subject to
the action of the Democratic primary
f August 2, 1913.
We are authorized to announce Mr.
Pearce Paton as a candidate for the
Democratic nomination for Clerk of
Bourbon county, subject to the action
of the Democratic primary August 2,
FOR POLICE CHIEF.
We are authorized to announce W. F.
Link as a candidate for Democratic
nomination for Chief of Police of the
city of Paris, subject to the Demo
cratic primary August 2.
FOR POLICE JUDGE.
We are authorized to announce Thos.
J. Holliday as a candidate for the nom
ination for the office of Police , Judge
of the city or Paris, subject to the ac
tion of the Democratic primary, Aug
ust 2, 1913.
Why Fear Reduction.
High protectionists declare even the
slightest tariff revision downward
would hurt 'our business, and lessen
"The slightest revision downward
will throw men out of work," is the
cry of the multi millionaire tariff trust
heads who have been getting an over
increasing amoun of protection all
IheBe years while at the same time
importing foreigners .to take the place
of American workers and paying their
workers little more than a pittance.
Is there anytning in the argument in
the rich high protectionists. If they
are right in their contention'.that some
tariff revision would lessen our ex
ports, one would naturally think that
Great Britain, with free trade, would
have perished long ago.
But'Great.Britain is not perishing.
For the month of November the total
amount of trade in Great Britain was
$620,000,000. The increase in exports
as compared with the "boom" figures
of November, 1911, was $11,760,000.
There is now full employment for la
bor in that "benighted" free trade
kingdom. Even the protectionists are
forced'lo admit "a cycle of splendid
trade and national well being," and
that there is no protectionist country
that shows a parallel propserity.
Theie is food for reflection in these
figures. They show there is nothing
to the contention that revision down
ward of the tariff is likely to ruin bus
iness. Honest business men of the
country fully realize this, and have no
apprehensions because of a Democratic
5 "We want to get a large amount fof
revenue on luxuries, so that we can
put a less tax on the necessities of
This is to be-the baeis of the tariff
revision in the- Sixty third Congress,
according to Chairman Underwood, of
the Democratic Ways and Means Com
mittee. The above expression is Mr.
Underwood's. He made it directly to
one of the big silk manufacturers who
was testifying before his committee.
The indications are that a feature
of the Democratic policy is likely to
be free dressed and rough lumber,
shingles, laths nd fence posts. The
members of the Ways and Means Com
mittee, while asking questions of wit
nesses.Jappeared to be in favor of that
Free meats, it is rumored, may also
be a nartof.the tentative tariff plari
the committee will frame to submit to
the extra session.
The very air in the corridors outside
of the committee room seems to
breathe a feeling that the Democratic
leaders intend to see to it that the
promises made to the people before
election are to be religiously carried
Hadn't Done So Badly.
"I might have married a million
aire," declared Everywoman. "One of
my old schoolmates is now one."
"And several of your schoolmates are
working right in this town for $10 a
week," retorted Everyman, "while one
of them is in jail. I guess in marry
ing a chap getting ?1,500 a year your
average is fairly good." And then
Everybaby set up a howl and they
had to stop quarreling to attend to
nim. Pittsburg Post.
Promise to Humanity.
"Broken bones repaired and wounds
healed while you wait." This, is the
promise that the present year of grace
holds out to suffering humanity, ac
cording to no less an authority than
Dr. Alexia Carrell of the Rockefeller
Institute of Medical research and win
ner oft he Nobel prize of 1932 for the
most important discovery in the field
of medicine and physiology.
Nevertheless Dr. Carrel's prediction
that the present year will see the mar
vel of broken bones knied and in use
Wihin four days and wounds healed in
fa singlelay should not be taken too se
riously. The new surcerv mav do doth
of thes9 amazing things and more,
but it will be well for the public .not
to bank too heavily UDon the realiza
tion of the prediction.
Caution in navigating an ice coated
sidewalk will continue to be almost as
necessary as in the days when the
consequences of at fall included a
month's stay in a hospital. Nor twill
the wise man deliberately 'undertake
to stop the progress of a 38 calibre
bullet just to Demonstrate that Dr.
Carrell. in an excesB of enthusiasm,
did not exaggerate.
We are willing to admit on the
strength of past performances that
medical and surgical science will make
rapid strides in 1913 very likely the
most rapid ever made since the philan
thropic wayfarer set out on his mission
of relief. But it is always better to
accept rpsults as they come than to
count too much on prognostications.
She "Why do you wish to know my
age?" He "I merely wish to know
at what age woman is really most fas
Indexers have been responsible for
many errors, but possibly the strang
est example of curious indexing oc
curs in a law book. Turning over its
index, a correspondent of the London
Chronicle noted the entry: "Best, Mr.
Justice, His Great Mind," and refer
ence to the page brought this: "Mr.
Justice Best said he had a great mind
to commit the witness for contempt
Suggestive Dances Forbidden.
Should there be an inaugural ball
despite President-elect Wilson's wish
to the contrary, there mav be no tur
key trotting, 'bunny hugging nor griz
zily bearing, if it is held in the Pen
aion building. Representative Roden
bery Friday offered an' amendment to
the resolution authorizing the use of
the Pension office, which is worded a?
"The grant forihe use 'of the Pen
sion building for the inaugural ball is
expressly upon the condition and with
the limitation that for the Drevention
of acts of public indecency the follow
ing so called dances aie absolutely pro
hibited: " 'Grizzily bear gyrations, the bunny
hug.tenderloin movements, the turkey
trot contortions, and all like vulgar
isms of the hooche kooche dance and
all similar forms of gymnastic conclu
sive movements suggestive of the de
generate revelries of the segregated
William C. Eustis, chairman of i the
inaugural committee Friday held an
informal conference with several mem
bers and discussed President-elect
(Wilson's request that the committee
consider the feasibility of omitting
It was decided to learn more of
President-elect Wilson's wishes before
taking formal action.
Art of Living.
The art of living rightly is like all
arts ... it must be learned and
!practiced with incessant care.
Lucrative Find in South Afrlcsf.
Bouin iLmca's possibilities as a pro
pucer or vegetable oils are wide in
deed if the results of recent experi
neuts imaer the auspices of the Mo
zambique authorities are translated
jlnto commercial realities. Bor in
stance, the fruit of the "macua
macua" -was shown to yield no less
than 60 per cent of fine edible oil, arid
exf tha "pombula" 52 per cent
f ona Vita Brings it Back to Worn
Out, Half Sick People
One of the principal symptoms of
ervous troubles is a feeling" of dis
A man or woman suffering with
terve exhaustion feels so worn out acd
miserable most of the time that thev
become hopeless and depressed.
Life doesn't seem to be worth liv-
Tona Vita has been pronounced by
jhysicians to be the most reliabla and
successful tonic and nerve food ever
Id to the Dublic. It is building ud
any tousands of run down, nervous
en and women and restoring them to
jealth and happiness.
If you are a sufferer from nervous
eakdown try this great tonic and as
jfeu feel your health, strength and am
otion return you will be changed in
nind as well asb ody. Life will seem
ike a dieffernt thine to you in a few
wppks' time. Tnna Vita fs snlrl hxt
HOW BLOOD IS MADE.
The Hquid3 and the digested foods in the alimentary canal pass threw gk tla
wall of the canal into the blood This process is called ebserpti&n and takes pkc
chiefly from the small intostinc. After absorption the blood carries th food
through the body, and each cell takes from the blood the" food it needs. A pore
glyceric extract mads from bioodroot, mandrake, stone, queen s root and golden
seal and sold by druggists for the past forty years under the name of Dr. Pierce's
Golden Medical Discovery, gives uniformly excellent results as a tonic to help
in the assimilation of the food and in Che absorption by the blood of the food
it requires. Eradicate the poisons from the blood vith this alterative extract
which does net chrink the white blood corpuscles, because containing no alcohol or
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Destiny of America.
A nation is not a conglomeration of
voters, to be represented by hungry
politicians empowered to partition
the spoils of office, but a people ani
mated by a common impulse and
seeking to work out a common des
tiny. The destiny of America is mu
tual service; labor is the corner stone
of our nationality, the labor of each
for all. -Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Of Doubtful Status.
"Have you much of' a friendship
with Wombat? I see you going home
with him occasionally." "Tha status
of our friendship is a puzzle to me.
He never takes me to his house except
when he has been drinking." Louis
ville Courier Journal.
ether injurious ingredients, inns tnc body can dc duuc
Up strong to resist disease. This is a jnic taken from.
Nature's garden that builds up those weakened by disease.
Dr. Pierce, founder of the Invalids' liotel at Buffalo,
N.Y., has received many letters similar to the following s
Mr. F2l R. LIgnko, of Paradise, N. S., writes: "I take great
pleasure in writinsr yen a3 rezartte my case and its core. In Septem
ber I wa3 taken with Tiwhoid Fever, which put me in a dreadful con
dition. I was iceak, run dovmw -nervous and was reduced to a mere
skeleton. I had tried most everything I could pet but nothing' did ma
any good until, at last, I wa3 advised to try Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical
Discovery, and 'Pleasant Pellets, which I did. Before I had used one
bottle I caw a great improvement andwhen I had used this treatment
two months, using only a few vials of Pleasant Pellets,' I returned to
perfect health. I cannot find words to express my thankfulness for
this wonderful medicine. I advise all sufferers to write to Dr. R. V
Pierce, as he cures .I:cn others fail."
it in Your
Cumberland Telephone works for'4
' 4. Protects the Home
5. Helps the Housewife
6. Increases Profits
and Main Sts.
Concrete an Old Story.
Rome was not built in a day, nor"
built as fast as Tammanytown, nor
built in structural steel, but it turns
out that most of Rome's mighty
structures, temples, circuses, baths,
aqueducts, were built in concrete,. not
reinforced 'with iron and steel, as we
build now, but a good quality of sand,
stone and cement nevertheless. On
this powerful central core of cement
was fitted an ornamental facing of
Rush to Extremes.
A single man is seldom as good as
his sweetheart thinks he is, or a mar
ried man as bad as his wife suspeots
' dias. E. Butler & Co.