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OUR PARIS PATTERN HATS.
Have met a flattering reception. Patrons wonder that we can sell 'em at such modest
prices. The secret, by the way, lies in our buying them in such large quantities and from
first hands. All declare the styles unique and absolutely proper. No two trimmed alike.
Prices from $1.69 to $6.50, but worth fully 30 to 40 per cent. more.
A COMPLETE DRESS GOODS STOCK.
"We believe we are justified in stating that our Dress Goods stock is now complete in
every detail. There is nothing in Woolen and Cotton Fabrics that" Fashion decrees in
vogue for spring of J 900 but what you'll find it here. Venetians for the tailor made gown
at 50c., 59c. and $J.25, all colors. Plaid Homespuns, forty inches wide, worth fully 75c.,
our price 59c. Golf Plaids from $J to $2.25 per yd. The new stripes in cloths of all wool,
50c. to $1 per yd. Sybeline Plaids, 50c. a yd. The Black Dress Goods stock is a depart
ment in itself. Crepons from $1.06 to $2.75 a yd. Gonsalva Cloth, a gem of the weaver's
art, fifty-four inches wide, $J a yard. Black Mercerized Brocades that are sold elsewhere
at 40c. are sold here 29c. And a host of other fabrics that lack of space prevents men
tioning. $12.50 TAILOR-MADE SUITS FOR $8.49.
We ask you but to inspect these suits and judge of their merits for yourselves. They
arc made of all-wool Venetian Clothsjacket lined with silk and skirt with best grade per
caline. We' guarantee a proper fit with each suit. Our special price, $8.49.
PROPRIETORS OF THE BEE HIVE,
BRINGS OF LOW PRICES-
TOOK HIS LIFE
On the Ero of His Marriage to a Former
lleshlent of Thia City Suicide of
Chicago, April 9. Capt. Louis Ost-
heim, First U. S. Artillery, was found
dead in his room at tho Auditorium
Annex late last night. There was a bul
let wound in his right temple. The body
lay on the side. Life apparently had
been extinct since Saturday night. Ac
cording to announcements in the Chi
cago papers Capt. Louis Ostheim and
Mrs. Eva Bruce Wood were to be married
in this city to-day at the residence
of the bride's uncle, Walter B. Phister.
After the ceremony Captain Ostheim
and his bride were to leave immedi
ately for the East, visiting Philadel
phia, the Captain's former home, and
other cities. After May 1 they were to
be at home at Fort Screven, Savannah,
Ga., where the Captain's batttery is
stationed. Among the articles found in
the Captain's room were two wedding
rings. One was heavy gold and was in
scribed as follows: "Eva to Louis,
April 9, 1900." The other was smaller
and more delicately made. Inside was
engraved : "Louis to Eva, April 9, 1900."
Captain Ostheim was staioned at Fort
Sheridan previous to the Spanish-Amer-ican
war, and it was during his stay here
that he met Mrs. Wood. He had been
transferred from service with the Sixth
Artillery in Manila to the First in the
United States and had come to Chicago
to be married when he committed sui
cide. The cause of tho suicide is a mystery.
Nothing was left in the room to throw
any light on the matter. The only writ
ing found was the following address on
an empty envelope: "Miss Clara Ostheim,
1312 North Seventh street, Philadelphia,
Pa." In the pockets of the Captain's
Our store is a synonym of economy. A
child can buy as cheap here as a man.
Granite Coffee Pots 20, 22, 24 and 28.
Milk Cans I qt. 7c.
Needles 1c. paper.
Ribbon Jc yd.
Tea Strainer 2c.
Dresden Kettle 20, 25, 35 and 49.
Sauce Pans JOc. up.
Table Glasses 2c. each.
Molasses Pitcher JO, 20 and 24.
Wash Boards J2c.
Teacups and Saucers 30 per set.
Shoe Dressing JO box.
Egg Beater 2c.
Large size Frying Pan J5.
Nice line of Toilet Soap 5 cakes for JOc.
Three Lamp Burners J2c.
Two Lamp Burners 6c.
One Lamp Burner 5c.
Look out for our spring line of Underwear
for Gents, Ladies and Children. A tempta
tion for money savers.
clothing wore found eight $o0 bills, five
$20 bills and a check for S210. Capt.
Ostheim registered at the Auditorium
Annex on Monday, April 2, one week
ago to-day. He Eeemed to be in excellent
health, showing the tan of his Philip
pine campaigning in his face and was
reserved in his mannpr. The Captain
was last seen alive on Saturday night at
9 o'clock, when he asked the clerk for
the key of his room. When a chamber
maid went to his room Sunday morning
she found tho door locked. This was
not unusual, and the girl went about her
work in other rooms. Returning to Capt.
Ostheim's appartments she found the
door etill locked. Then she reported the
circumstances to the office. The clerks
concluded that the Captain was tired and
desired a long sleep and made no effort
to open the door till last night.
Captain Ostheim was lying on the bed
dead. As stated there was a bullet hole
in his right temple and under his body
was a new revolver. Capt Ostheim's mil
itary history throughout is a record of
transfers to more importanf posts and of
promotions in rank. Mr. Phister was no
tified of the death. "I am sure tho Cap
tain's death was caused by an accident,"
said Mr. Phister, "Ho was perfectly hap
py and had made minute arrangements
for his wedding to-morrow. lie had even
bought tickets for his bride and himself
to Cincinnati, which wbb to be the first
stage in their wedding journey. He had
given one ticket to Mrs. Wood so that
she might get her trunk checked. The
only trouble the Captain had to woiry
him was insomnia."
A late dispatch from Chicago states
that the Coroner's jury returned a ver
dict of accidental shooting. Witnesses
testified that the Captain had been ill
for the past six weeks, and had not been
able to go to sleep before morning. He
was subject to nightmare, and is sup
posed to have shot himself during one of
his wild dreams.
The Euchre Club will not meet Thurs
day afternoou with Misses Rosa and Belle
Watson on account of the illness of their
Poyntz Baos. are the only May6ville
distillers selling pure liquors by tho quart,
gallon or barrel, direct froraSdistillery to
consumer. Seven-year-old whisky $2 per
gallon. Age and quality guaranteed.
Get the best. Office 120 Market street
Watson's old stand.
Mns. Frank Pubnell was adjudged of
unsound mind Monday and taken to the
asylum this morning. Her derangement
was caused by an attack of illness. Tho
many friends of the family regret to learn
of her trouble, and all hope she will
soon be restored to health.
A Powder Mill Explosion
Removes everything in sight; so does
drastic mineral pills, but both are mighty
dangerous. Don't dynamite the delicate
machinery of your body with calomel,
croton oil or aloes pills, when Dr. King's
New Life Pills, which are gentle as a
summer breeze, do the work perfectly.
Cures headache, constipation. Only 25c.
at J. James Wood & Son's drug store.
Mk. David Wood, who has been ill
with the grip, 1h able to be out.
Fkktii.izkii, millet and oats.
T. J. Winter & Co.
Buy tho Century muling lamp, an at
tractive and inexpensive article. At
Scha'zmann's china store.
Tiik funeral of the late Jefferson D.
Watson took place at Shannon Monday
morning at 11 o'clock under the auspices
of tho Masonic order. He died Sunday
at the age of eighty-two years.
ALL THE TIME!
As soon as the weather man
did his spring duty we would
have as many, aye more cus
tomers than we can wait on,
and why not ? Where can you
go and find such a stock of
merchandise to select from as
in our house ? In each depart
ment, from shoestrings to the
finest Suit, are represented the
highest types of manufacturer's
skill. Then, our house is a
comfortable place to deal in,
and you don't have to guess at
the price nor value of what you
buy. Every article is marked
in plain figures. .
During this week
will be in order. Our window
display will give you some idea
what we have.
In our Children's and Boy's
department we have made
greater efforts than ever to give
you the newest, prettiest and
We advise that you come in
as early in the week as possible,
thereby avoiding the rush which
we will be sure to have the
latter part of the week.
We are still selling our
Hanan's Shoes at $5, every
where else they sell at $6; if
you have never wore a pair of
this make, try a pair.
The Home Store,
Thirty thousand rolls 'wall paper.
Learn prices beforo buying.
W. II. PvYDKIl.
See tho grand display of beautiful
watches in Ballonger'a window to-dtty.
Buying in large quantities enables him
to got very low prices, and hisJcustomerH
get tho benefit. Call and learn prices.
Will find (t to their interest to call at
New York Store
OF HAYS & CO.
lhuy can easy pave 25 centp on every dollar's worth of goods they
need. Our store is bristling with new, attractive goods, and prices are
Calicoes, the very best brands, 5 cents only; heavy Brown Cotton
only 5 rente; extra heavy Shirting, 5 cents; Coveits, for skirts, 10 cents,
worth 15; Percale from 5 cents on up. Our Silks are lower than ever.
Tafieta Silk, 48c per yaid. We hIho keep the higher grades in Dress
Goods cheaper than ever. Houe Furninhirign, such as Lace Curtains,
Mattings, etc , are attractive and cluap. Lace Curtains 45c. on up. Our
Waists and ready-made Skirts are trade winners; prices can't be dupli
cated in this place. Wonl Plaid Skirt SI. See our fine Skirts; they open
your eye. Our Notion department, such as Belts, Ties, is up to date.
Pulley Belts 25c. on up. Lathes' Hats, new goods; our price on them
are a wonder to eveiybody. A fine trimmed Hat SI L'5; Sailors 24 cents
HAYS & CO.
P. S. Shoes; a bigaer stock than ever. Good Shoes cheap. Ladies'
Oxfords, 50 cents on up. See our $1.39 Oxfords, worth $2. Best line of
Children's Shoes in town for the money.
The Best Is None Too Good For
Call and see our elegant stock of goods and get our prices, and you will be
convinced that we can supply you with the very best goods in the FURNI
TURE line for as little money as such goods can be bought for anywhere.
Our Undertaking Department
is unsurpassed in its thorough equipment, and is in charge of an experienced
and careful Undertaker and Embalmer. The handsomest rubber-tired funeral
car in this section.
Ktf-mtNITl'KB OF ALL KINDS REPAIRED. Mittresses made to order.
IVIcllVAIN & HUMPHREYS, PAB552,so'
MKS. ELIZABETH B. WALL.
Peacefully the ISrloveil Wife of .Jurie (tor
re tt S. Wall Fell Asleep in Death
.Monday at 1 1 O'clock.
Mrs. Elizabeth (Buckner) Wall, wife of
Judge Garrett S. Wall, died Monday
morning at 11 o'clock at the family resi
dence on West Front street, of a disease
of the heart. She had been ill about
two months and for eome time her con
dition had been very critical. Peace
fully, as a child sinking into a gentle
slumber, surrounded by her loved ones,
she fell asleep in death.
Mrs. Wall was a daughter of Henry
M. and Ethelene (Conn) Buckner and
was born fifty years ago at "Edgewood,"
the old homestead in Kenton County.
She leaves two brothers, Col. John A.
Buckner, of Louisiana, and Dr. James
H. Buckner, of Cincinnati, and one sis
ter, Mrs. Stephen Henry, of Erlanger,
Ky. Her husband survives, with one
daughter, Miss Ethelene, of this city,
and two son?, Garrett B. and Buckner
Wall of Hichmond, Va. Mrs. Wall was
a noble Christian woman, having been a
devoted member of the Episcopal
Church for years. Her friends learn
with sincere sorrow of her death and
deeply sympathiza with the family in
this dark hour.
The funeral will take place Wednes
day afternoon at 2 o'clock at tho resi
dence, Rev. D. D. Chapin officiating. In
terment in the Maysville Cemetery.
Easter Eggs Dyes.
Plain colors, pictures, marbles and cal
ico dyes in one package for 5 cents at
Chenoweth's drug store.
FOIl KENT The resldeuee (in Limestone
street lutely occupied by O. W, Hogers. Uas
uud water. Apply to 0. M. MUSTEK. G-dtf
OU SAI.I-.3lx lots, twenty-two by 100 feet.
on hast Third street, between tpmuuiicpk of
John Short anf It. D. Wubou.
Apply to MUS.
UKUHUK T. Ill NTKH.
1TOli rtAl.K A (our-year-old cow; ircsli. yood
3 milk ami butter cdw: alsoa red ftiercnlf.
Apply to iisi.u; .sukmun. Washington.
37OK S vJ.E Imported Fruiu h (Ameti .-tulllou
and Spanish Jack. MOrfE DAl'LTON & MIO.
T70K HALE Juck.. Cheap.
Fivo vears old.
! uoou nreeuer. Jim.
plko. near Mnvwytllp. Kv.
IjlUKHAUS AbuortUoruUtlKllfcli DlirllHFi bull,
J one aud one-halt years old. Anv mm want
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vtllu, Ky. Gililt
"T 03T March lOih, between ear burn and brick
JLJ row on Second, or on Court or Market, or
Tnlrd between Market and Court, a diamond
tud. Liberal rnward (or return ot sumo i this
ofllco. "2-d tf.
I Think it Best the
Therefore I will tell yourabout mylCloth
ing for this season toymen, youths and
children. Twenty years selling good Cloth
ing in Maysville, but I have never before
had so nice a stock as I am showing now.
I will not attempt to describe them. To ap
preciate you must see them, and that's what
I want you to do. Whether you are con
templating a purchase or not, it is well
worth your time.
We wish to call special attention to our
Children's Clothing, which we are quite
sure is the nicest ever shown in this city.
We also do fine Merchant Tailoring in the
latest and most approved manner, and our
line of piece goods is something beautiful to
look at. Our Men's Furnishing department
is full and complete in every particular with
the very newest, nicest and up-to-date stuff
found in the market, and my prices are al
ways the lowest, consistent with dependable
J. ISLE! LI
N. E. .Corner Second and Market Streets,
Maysville, Ky. Dodson Building.
Eastman silver dollar kodak for films,
at Kackloy & Co.'s.