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'- This paper has enlisted
th the government in the
ivse of America for the
iod of the-war
"fTroubles in The Five-Cent Store.
One of the principal five and ten
- smtstore managers in Washington
' vwxtotis that "'it is about time t6 tie
- 'TAe.scrSpe on the five cent piece of 'our
.forefathers, since you can -no longer
3tecy st-lgbod five cent cigar, a package
oFfcigarettes, a full grown orange, or
at. roll 'of 'life-saver candies with it,
r3iSe the number of articles sold for
.iiaeGoin in the stores with the red
"Septals are becoming fewer in cum-
cr.'TT The same authority declares
? that the five-cent piece has shriveled
"anffl it actually represents about
' oixe&klf the purchasing power that it
if- Aaoln the days when Woolworth.,
3xesge, McCrory, et el, discovered
ikefcr recipes for getting rich.
I'CSferk's wages in the five and ten
-ceht-storesl-have advanced from fifty
"4a.Jie,anin.dTed per cent. The differ-
- at'JementsiSurrounding the kind of
"ffiierchandising are of a good deal of
r' anterest at the present time, when the
Sruggist has nothing left on his
shelves that sells for five cents, and
TBiizsL. the grocer refuses to cut off
enough cheese to bait a mouse trap
'or Ttess han a ten cent coin. The
nickel is struggling hard to main-
tzssL its ancient respectability in the
consmercial world, but as it lost out
- JSn.d2iB jitney experiment, so is it los-
-idbag. ottt Tnall lines of trade and in-
li8Efcr3nr''".The";"W6blworth stores are
? "l-ilwrihg to "their time-honored pol-
icy afe'kantiling only five and ten cent
. mrfioles of merchandise, but In doing
'Oiisloth off the' bolt that formerly
sfdM. by the yard is now displayed at
""tea. Cnts' for a qtiaTter "yard."
yriH-ng paper in bulk and' in pack-
,-caeszTpnains in the five cent zone,
?- :&2"ishrihkage in quantity and deter-
f aUKtaon in quality forbids that the
""jxaonacLbtiitF srHl move into the ten
veent class. The Kresge and1' Mc-"
Crorysestablishments are deserting
aista'ahdrten cent standards, and in-i
yninfcjrable articles have been-ad-
-rooifced by them to fifteen, twenty and
twMtfty-five cents, and even higher.
Tswrare and earthenware, for in-
cslece, that has permanently parted
"corapany with the Woolworth stores
since it can no longer be sold within
- their price limits, remains on the
- afcelves and counters of the "inde-
'speaSen3s," but at the advanced fig-
The cake of soap on the five-cent
counter is getting so small that one
"rHl be compelled to look for it with
-' - spy glass before long; five-cent
towels have moved up in the world
-nl mothing "less than a ten cent
ieco accompiisnes tneir removal
Store -of the five-and-teners. I
' "The iive cent package of needles is
aio more, and the girls at the counter
tells you that "imported goods like
' them that comes over from England
- atnd France can't be sold no more for
less' tnan ten cents, -and you re J
itaighty lucky to get them so cheap."
Handkerchiefs are not" imported, but
XK&y have kissed the five-cent counter
x permanent good-bye, -and now dis-
: ;pof r"1 themselves among ten cent
rgbods." The'flveent counter df-pins
"that never were any good at any
price, have shown an ambition to'im-
rove their status in society, and they J
nave siarten x.o cumo cue price iaa
fler, with the result' that they have
already changed their relations with
-"tfce 'purchasing" power of the nickel.
Safety pins have much the same rec
ord, .and instead of two cards for1 a
mickol "fc57 are now exactly double
JHi&t pr.lte. Glassware has had a dis
nickel, and the best youcan 5do 1ln
that-tnjmeis to buy three tumblers
fofia'dime.' The glass dishes thai for
merly sold at five' cents have all mov
ed over onto the ten-cent counters.
Parawax, used in preserving, has
jumped from the five-cent to the ten
cent price; and candles are renewing
their youth and are now five cents
apiece and going up. Safety matches
that formerly sold at five cents per
dozen boxes are now on the counter
across the aisle marked up "eight
boxes for a dime," and coat hangers
have advanced a clear one hundred
per cent, so that good ones are no
longer obtained for less than a dime.
The conditions as pictured in
Washington are found to obtain in
all parts of the country, and they are
significant in showing the constantly
diminishing power of the time-honored
KENTUCKY'S PART IN UNITED
WAR WORK CAMPAIGN.
Kentucky's part in the great nation-wide
war drive to raise ?170,
500,000 for the comfort and morale
of the boys serving with the flag
"over there," "over here" and with
the battleships everywhere, will be
enthusiastically boosted at a big
meeting to be held at theSeelbach
Hotel, in Louisville, to-day, Friday,
Sept. 13th, and will be attended by
representatives from all parts of the
- The great national United War
Work Campaign is to be carried on
jointly by-the seven welfare bodies
recognized by the War Department in
Europe. This is at the suggestion of
President Wilson and the following
organizations will participate: The
Y. M. C. A., the Y. W. C. A., the
Knights of Columbus, the Jewish
Welfare Board, the American Library
Association, the War Camp Commu
nity Service and the Salvation Army.
As originally planned, the week
of Nov. 11th, was to be given over
to the Y. M. C. A., the Y. W, C. A.,
the War Camp Community Service
and the American Library Associa
tion to raise $130,500,000 for their
united work the coming year. The
Knights of Columbus, the Jewish
Welfare Board and the Salvation
Army were to stage a similar drive
the middle of January. At the recent
request of President Wilson all seven
agencies are now to unite in one big
drive the week of November 11th and
the goal has been set at $170,500,000,
the largest sum ever proposed for
such a purpose in the history of the
Definite plans for the campaign
will be outlined at a complimentary
luncheon to be held at the Seelbach
Hotel in Louisville, Friday at noon,
and will be addressed by the follow
ing speakers, Sherwood Eddy, New
York; W. P. Sidley, Chicago; Leon
ard Paulson, Chicago; Mrs. Henry P.
Davidson, of New York, and others.
This meeting will be attended by
represntatives of the seven agencies
from all parts of the State and will
be the largest conference of its kind
ever held in Kentucky.
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DON'T CRIPPLE PRODUCTION.
(New York Commercial.)
We must conserve money and credit
for the winning of the war, but we
must not cripple production. The
cost of this war must come out of
the wealth we create as we go along.
Banks are the trustees of the people.
Their actual capital is only a drop
in the bucket. Ninety per cent, of
the money they lend consists of the
deposits they receive, and these de
posits come from the people who pro
duce real wealth. If the banks are
forced to refuse money to merchants
and manufacturers, and trade and in
dustries are crippled, the sources of
taxation and subscriptions for lib
erty bonds will be dried up. Amer
ica is threatened with interferences
with ordinary business that may
lessen the ability of the people to
supply the sinews -of' war.- For this
reason official letters of J advice to
banks to curtail the extension of
credit are creating anxiety. The bet
ter way would be to stimulate pro
duction and create new wealth upon
which' the G'oVefrfmeht could draw.
CHANGE NOTION' ABOUT
New Variety Called Calotabs Is Per
fect Safe and Delightful
With all of the liver cleansing and
system purifying qualities of the old
style calomel, but robbed of its sick
ening, griping and dangerous effects,
Calotabs is destined to become the
most popular of all home remedies, as
it has already become the favorite of
The new style calomel, called Calo
tabs, is perfectly delightful in effect.
One tablet at bedtime with a swallow
of water that's all . No nausea, -no
griping. Next morning you awake
feeling fine, your liver active, your
system purified and with a hearty ap-
petite for breakfast. Eat what you
please, there is no restriction of habit
Genuine Calotabs are never sold in
bulk. Ask for the original, sealed
package, price thirty-five cents. Your
druggist recommends and guarantees
P3 Bj Hl
aUALEEICATIONS FOE ADMISSION
TO S.A.T. C.
President Ganfield, of Centre Col
lege, Danville, on Tuesday, received
the following telegram from Wash
ington: "Admission to S. A. T. C. is confin
ed to students graduated from stand-
ard four years secondary schools, or
having equivalent educational quali
fications." The only girl city controller in the
country is Mfss Bessie J"ownsend,
who "has successfully filled the office
in -."Atlantic City through three administrations.
tinct "break" with the
THE BOURBON NEWS, PARIS,
LOCAL Y. M. C. A. ELECTS, NEW
t T T
At a meeting of th'e' Board of Direc
tors of the Bourbon County Y". M; C.
A., held at the 'building' on Main
Street, Tuesday, the election of offi
cers and outlining their duties for
the ensuing year, resulted as fol
lows: GENERAL SECRETARY.
Z. L. Wilcox, Supervisor of entire
Association program; training staff;
promote men's and boys' work other
than physical; develop extension
work in community and county.
Rev. R. C. Goldsmith Gymna
sium, men, business men and young
men; High School, younger boys; C.
& S. League; Girls' C. and S. League
swimming for men and boys; over
sight of drills and out-door features
of Boy Scouts; out-door work, C. and
S. League; Association standard pro
gram; picnic; play" days and field
FIRST ASSISTANT SECRETARY.
O. L. Davis Superintendent build
ing; records; cash receipts and sales;
dormitory rentals; membership; sta
tistics; finances and collections of
building; pledges; war work pledges;
membership fees; office Secretary and
counter man; Executive Secretary of
Men's Service League and Bourbon
County Gospel Workers; assistant
with men's work.
SECOND ASSISTANT SECRETARY.
Foster Mitchell Assistant Physi
cal Director; gymnasium; supervisor
locker room and swims; out-door
work; Assistant Scoutmaster; regu
lar meetings; special meetings; hikes
and out-door work; Assistant Office
and Boys' Secretary.
Mr. T. K. Smith,
position as Physical
M. I. in Millersburg,
who retires as
has taken the
Director" at M.
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TO AILING WOMEN
A Little Sound Advice Will
Many a Sufferer in Paris.
No woman should consider herself
bealthy and well if the kidneys are
weak. Poisons that pass off in the
secretions when the kidneys are well
are retained in the body when the
kidneys are disordered. If the kid
neys and bladder become inflamed
and swollen worse troubles may
quickly follow. This is often the
cause of bearing-down pains, lame
ness, backache, etc. Uric poisoning is
also frequent cause of headaches, diz
zy spells, languor, nervousness and
When suffering so, try Doan's Kid
ney Pills, a remedy that has proven
effective in thousands of such cases.
Let a Paris woman tell of her expe
rience. Mrs. A. L. Burley, 329 Eighth St.,
says: "I have used Doan's Kidney
Pills, getting them from the Ardery
Drug Co., and from the benefit I re
ceived, I certainly think they are a
good, reliable remedy. Whenever my
kidneys have acted irreguarly or my
back has been weak and lame, I have
used a box or so of Doan's Kidney
Pills. They have always relieved me
of the complaint."
Price 60c, at all dealers. Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy get
Doan's Kidney Pills the same that
Mrs. Burley had. Foster-Milburn Co.,
Mfrs., Buffalo, N. Y. (adv)
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AMERCANS IN CANADA. SUBJECT
Instructions have been sent out to
all registrars and deputy registrars
throughout Canada under the mili
tary service act outlining proceedure
in regard to the enlistment of Ameri
can citizens of Canada subject to the
draft laws under the new Canadian
All male Americans of the ages of
21 to 30, both inclusive, are given
sixty days either to enlist or enroll
voluntarily in the Canadian expedi
tionary force or to claim diplomatic
exemption. If at the expiration of
the six,ty, days jthese men, have done
nothing 'in regard to milltjuy service
they automatically becQnie subject to
the Canadian draft, laws-,, The order
also applies to Canadians' in the Unit
MSS ELIZABETH B. GILTNEB.
Piano and Violin,
Studio 227 Seventh Street.
Term Opens September 2, 1918.
Bos well Farm!
We will rent publicly at the court
house door, at 2 o'clock, p. m., on
Saturday, Sept. 14, 1918,
the Boswell farm containing 140
acres situated on Paris & Lexington
pike, 1 Vi miles from Paris, with in
terurban stop in front of dwelling.
To be cultivated as follows:
About 40 acres in corn, 24 acres
in wheat, 9 acres in .rye, 17 acres in
clover, 7 acres in timothy and bal
ance to remain in grass.
Contract to be read at time of rent
ing and note to be secured satisfac
torily to the undersigned.
This is an excellent farm with nice
dwelling and is desirable in every
Guardian of Bo'swelLHeirs.
Nice flaton south side, over C.
rP. Cpok grocery; all modern con-
JNO. T. HINTON.
The immediate use of an index
card-filing case or cabinet by the
Woman's Committee of the Council
of National Defense. Please notify
Man, woman or boy to assist in
dairy work. Good wages and steady
employment. Apply at once to
MRS. J. TJ. BOARDMAN,
Both Phones 224. Paris, Ky.
Nice Main street flat in second
story. Has all modern improve
ment. Call' on or address, '
MRS. MARIA LYONS,
(2-tf) 98 Maiu St., Paris, Ky.
We pay highest prices for iron
junk, hides and wool.
MUNICH & WIDES & CO.,
Eighth St., Paris, Ky.,
Climb. Phone 374.
. WE BUY
OLD FALSE TEETH
We pay from $2.00 to $35.00 per
set (broken or not.) We also pay
actual value for Diamonds, old Gold,
Silver and Bridge-work. Send at
once by parcel post and receive cash
by return mail.
MAZER'S TOOTH SPECIALTY
Dept. X, 2007 So. 5th St.,
We pay the following prices for
junk, which we guarantee the best
prices to be obtained anywhere in
the State. Send us your shipments:
Rags, $3.60 per hundred pounds.
Mixed Iron, $1.00 per hundred
Wrought Iron, $1.10 per hundred
Heavy Cast, $1.10 per hundred
Bones, $1.20 per hundred pounds.
Heavy Copper, 23c per pound.
Lighr Copper, 21c per pound.
Mixed Heavy Brass, 21c per pound.
Light Brass,12c per pound.
Lead, 6c p'er pound.
Zinc, 5y2c per pound.
Aluminum, 24c per pound.
Boots and, Shoes, 7c per pound.
Trimmed Arties, 5c per pound.
Inner Tubes, lie per pound.
Green Salt Hides, 18c per pound.
Green Hides, 16c per pound.
Calfskins, 27c per pound..
Horse Hides, $6.50 for No.' l's.
Full Wooled Sheepskins, $3.00.
. All F.' O. B. Lexington.
We. also purchase old and new
feathers, for which we pay the high
est price. Send us samples.
SPBYER & SON,
ON OUR .
- - - ,,-
98c and $1.49
59c a pair
a splendid assortment at
Values up to 98c at ,
Ladies' Muslin Gowns
a' good bargain at
Regular $2.98 values at
Pumps and Oxfords
Main and 7th Paris, Ky.
- - INSPECTION 1
kEEP YOUR SHOES HW
aMA'( H I
LIQUIDS AND PASTE$. FOR BLACK, WHITE. TAN, DARK 1
BROWN OR OX.BLOOD SHOES. PRESERVE THE LEATHER. I
1WF.F. PALLET COtFOKATIONS. LOOTED. IUFFALO. N. T. I
The Lexington C allege of Music
BIRGER MAXIMUS BEAUSANG, Baritone
Will Teach Voice in Paris, Ky.,
Beginning September 12th
Location of Studio, wfll be announced later. For informa
Individual Instruction Received By
Students of Fugazzi School
Insures Their Success
So says Miss Ada Banahan in a letter to Miss Fugazzi,
which we are publishing in full below, as it is typical of
the letters we ar,e receiving all the time from our former
. x June 25, 1917.
Miss Irene Fugazzi,
Fugazzi School of Business,
Dear Miss Fugazzi:
Just a few lines to express to you my appre
preciation of what you and your excellent school
have done for me.
I am holding a fine position which you helped
me secure and feel that it was your thorough,
conscientious training that made me capable,, of,
holding it. The individual instruction and "per
sonal attention which you give your students in
sure their success. I shall always be glad to
recommend your school to anyone who desires
to become really efficient.
Yours very sincerely,
If you have average ability we can do for you what
we did for Miss Banahan.
WE COURT A THOROUGH INVESIGATION. SPECIAL
COACHING GIVEN FOR CI VILSERVCE CANDIDATES.
Stnd For Free Catalogue.
Our, catalogue giving full details and cost of tuition
is just off the press. Send or call for your copy it is
free for the asking.
Day or Night Classes Special Summer rates now in
effect for the Full Business Course.
For-further information write, phone or call at the
Fugazzi School of Business
Mis , Irene Fugazzi, .Principal: ,.
Efficiency js Our Watchword.
117 N. Upper St. Opp. Court House Lexington, Ky.
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GEO W. DAVIS
BOTH PHONES-DAY 137; NIGHT 299
Corner Fifth and Pleasant Streets, Paris, K
HELP WIN THE WAR!
Spend your vacation on the farm helping harvest
the American, crop, then take the. procee'ds of-thls labor
War Savings Stamps!
Telephone your farmer friend. He will be glad to
hear from you
PARIS HOME TELEPHONE
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?! J.J.iVEATCH. ,,
PttDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 191S
CHANDLER GOFF, Director,