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A NEWSPAPER OF TO-DAY; PUKE INTONE AND EXPRESSION; PROGRESSIVE IN ALL THINGS.
MCMINNVILLE, TENNESSEE, SATURDAY, APR n, 1891.
mom m soes,
HAVING puruhaeed the Ory Gooils Department
of V. C. & B. F. Womaek's business, I extend a cor
dial invitation to nil my old friends and the the pub
lie in general t'i Rive me a call. I will tarry at all
times a full stock in the abovs lines. Watch this pa
per for the announcement of my
WHEN ZHST ZLT-A-SHZTrXI.
Do Not Fail to Visit tiik Mammoth
of FRANK G1VENS, 228 N. COLLEGE St,
Where vou will see displayed the handsomest stock of lledrooiu Suits, Parlor Set, Ward
robes', Side Boards, Hat Hacks, Chiffoniers, I?ook Cases, Desks, Folding Iieds, Sofa.
Lounges, Extension Tables, and every article kept in a first class Furniture House,
at prices lower than can be found elsewhere, and every article warranted to
be just as represented. Special inducements offered to merchants.
Mil. A. M. ST. JOHN has permanently connected liimself with us, and will
be triad to see all his friends nnd will take great pleasure in waitiug on tliem
and showing them that he can make it to their inserest to see our goods and
yet our peiccs. All mail orderswill refceive the most prompt and carefulattention.
No. 228 N. College St., - Nashville, Tenn.
THE COMMERCIAL CLVJi.
The McMirinville Commercial Club
held its lirst regular'meeting at the
Opera House last Tuesday, nnd re
ceived quite a number of new mem
bers. There are now 27 name3 on
the roll, embracing merchants, law
yers, doctors, bankers, mechanics,
public officials and capitalists.
The Club adopted a few simple by
laws for its regulation, tlxing the
annual dues at $1.00, payable semi
annually in advance.
Any white male citizen of Warren
county, 21 years of age, and of good
moral character, is eligible to membership.
The name of the Club is not suffic
iently comprehensive. Its work and
purposes are to promote enterprises
of every description, as will be seen
from the following declaration of
as adopted by the Club:
A permanent organization of the
business men of MeMinnville, to pro
mote more intimate social relations
among them, and consequently a
more friendly feeling.
It is an organization to take ag
gressive action upon every move
ment concerning the welfare of Me
Minnville, or its citizens;
To encourage and promote the com
mercial nnd manufacturing interests
of the city in every way possible;
To advertise to the world the di
versified advantages possessed by the
To ascertain the needs of the city,
and assist in removing inniediments
to her progress;
To foster and encourage, through
social intercourse, a public spirit
which will inure to the benefit of the
To teach that whatever promotes
the business interest of any class of
citizens is for the benefit of all, and
that whatever injures business in nny'
line is against the interest of all.
Messrs. J. M. Lively, J. T. Potts,
Wm. Biles, F. Colville and, J. E.
Jones were added to the Committee
to solicit new members.
Messrs. W. II. Sugar, I). 1$. Carson
and J. T. Potts were made a commit
tee on new enterprises.
Messrs. T. C. Lind, J. F. Morford,
Win. Biles, Geo. S. Stroud and F.
Colville were made a Committee on
statistics, immigration and advertis
The regular meetings of the Club
will be held at the Opera House on
the 2d Monday night in each month.
he Club has no salaried officers.
a cheat enters.
w. s. lately Jm.,
HandsomE F EleganT
J. II.. WMRBN,
CLOCKS, JEWELRY, SEWINC MACHINES,
OTHER ZjICtHT .&.CKCXlTEir2
Every Piece of Work Guaranteed.
Shop in Jones Bros1 Store, East Main Street, MeMinnville, Tenn.
W. H. MOORE, M.D.
DRUGGIST g APOTHECARY,
Keeps on hand a full stock of
2?kc-siciitc i ir ii ro. V firtimnns. I hamma. s
i o' '
PRESCRIPTIONS, PAINTS, OILS, EXTRACTS, DYESTUFFS,
ACURATLY j WALL PAPER
COMPOUNDED. , $ AHD DRUGGISTS1 SUNDRIES.
Dry Goods Groceries,
CLOTHING, HATS, HOOTS, SHOKS, ETC.
We earn- a well selected line of General Merchandise, and sell
STRICTLY FOR GASH.
Thu we are enabled to give our customers the benefit of the
We will make it to your interest to ive us your trade. JOF.!S ItltO.S,
Past Main Street, McMINNMl.LE, TENN.
xDINING ROOM SETS, -t
East Main Street, - McMINNVILLE, TENN.
I A 1
And Good Will -to All,
' I have sold to CIIAS. COLVILLE the stock of Dry Goods,
Moots, Shoes, Hats, etc., in the comer room opposite the War
ren House, and will
Continue in the Grocery Business
l'entz d (Vs railroad circus, museum, me
nagerie and hippodrome are highly enter
taining, they were the centerof attention on
Monday last, and attracted two immense
audienccs..nbsolutcly filling the large tents.
rite superior splendor of this really first-
lass organization reflects much credit upon
its progenitor, nnd amuses, entrances, em
lies and educates the vast multitudes who
daily crowd its tented temples. The numer
ous features arc of a very superior order,
and meets with the approbation of lllinois-
nns, as the route of this very popular show
throughout the fStato has been one vast se
ries of multitudes. The entertainment is
lirst-chiss, and fully deserving of t lie im
mense Rood will which seems to follow in
its footseps. l'aola, 111., Visitor.
Viola, April 9, 1801. Miss Eva
England, who has been visiting
friends and relatives for several
mouths, left yesterday for her home
at Pembroke, Ky.
Mr. William Mansfield of Jasper,
was on our streets Monday.
Geo. Stubblefield and Mr. Steeve
rointer have gone to White county
on a trading expedition.
Mr. W. L. Haggard, of Nashville,
arrived last Saturday on a visit to
his wife and son. It ex a.
Preston's "Hed-Ake" is a specfic
LIST OF LETTERS.
Remaining in the Postoffiee at MeMinn
ville, Tenn., for the week ending April 10,
which will be forwarded to the Dead Letter
office if not called for in SO days.
Adamson, Mollv I McNamara, Micheal
(iibhs. S. J. Slurry, Sirs. Ida
Heath, Jas.2 Powers, Mrs. Mattie
Miles, Sirs. Mary j Settles, Libia
Martin, Albei t I Tilly, Lou
By order of the P. O. Department, One
Cent roust be collected on nil advertised
letters. Parties calling for any nf these let
ters will please sav "Advertised."
Ed. J. Wood, P. M
in the adjoining room, under the style of W. C. & 15. F.
WOMACK, where the public will find a good staple stock of
FAMILY GROCERIES, ?
.'. which we propose to sell
CHEAP IFOIEe CASH.
Thanking my frjend for past patronage and favors, I solicit ;
n continuance of the same, and should any one wish to settle
up any of the old business of Womack & Colville, or V. C. &
B. F. Womack, I can be found somewhere about the corner
J. T. Kkltox, llClllll V 1LJvJV? P. J. Stones
Contracting and Building Co,, :
This Company is composed of four competent and skilled workmen, and we solicit
orders for all "kinds of building and carpenter work. Those wanting any work in our
line done, cither by day or contract, will find it to their interest to consult us before
.. ., .. placing their orders. .'.
-Good Work, Square Dealings. Low Prices,
Come and see us. New Shop on Oak Street, between Spring and College.
McMixnville Contracting. fc Building Co.
Take your buggy, carriage, wagon a:vl
J farm implements of all kinds to
niiTTfUlO GARTNER'S SHOP,
rnt UllOl and have them
' I REPAIRED & PAINTED.
done Promptly and Cheaply.
J. P. GARTNER.
Spring Street, MeMinnville, Tonn.