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PROCEEI INGS OF POLICE J IUR
not in the mtz0regatC exceed tle sum th
.V,'' .F ,IVOUSAND DOl- fic
LAIS, naumed n said ordinance.
Done auti read snid gnled n open oen- 8)
pion a ohs tIllte 2th day of March, no
191. A D. 8MITH, 0st
presldent of the Polic Jury. 19
,. S. WILLIAM,.
(lerk of thi PoliP ' Jury.
CERTIFI'ATE F PARISHi
AI'TIIHOITIY
I h rebh certlf'y th11t tlhe C'rtifi,'at;
of Indebyteder('" f tihe 'arish of ien
ofl ndebtedne a l, ,, and rk
ville. signed by its l re.4, sint of (rk
of the P rolic .illry, * ) f RS ($10,- um of
TEN T~I'SAN LIAS $O
.)TEN 1Tari date of March 2-th. o
' )1919, p ' .l 7th. 1919, and No. ,
1 wasji, p 11ns t to the ordiinancel
f w il p ,uriy of Illnville Parish. p
dtltei larch 2.l 11, ,andi duly approv
1 by1 the 1, resilld lt anl llltll ers of
tiw 1o ie .ry. nillthorizing aI telptir
ary loan (if i,'E TiO1et
SAND ($75,000t1.(), fir tihe payie of
of cu.rrent liabilitie of t Parih of
lnvltile Ill antliIpali1ll' '9h1 e Parish I
al for the year 1919., the samie boe
ing incud,'d i nl a0 d nith' 1 part of
the taX bu11dget for 1919. andll that the t
sal loan is authoii'zeCd hy l,1w va"d the
Parish officers who havl e exevlted th p'
(me on phillf f l th rih hthe
authority alldt the Ppowei to do sor, an t
that the said certificate is in proper
form and prope)rly extN-td. 11111d whenO
t'AISllI wvill tictonme and be vlivld anda
legal general olbliglltio(n 'II the part of 8:
thle Prish of llenvtll'. P
T1. T'. LAND), 1
I)l0.tri,)'t .ktlortjy ih ail for l ien- 0
viilo Parishl, iilisialut.
(FItTI'('.1AIE )F INDIPTED1ESE '
MaIiir '2ttlt. 1919.
This is to ,ert ify that the 'arish of
lienvIlle. is liiihl(ed to t he ('(Il -
MERCIAI BANK OF ARCADIA. ,
1,fI0SIANA. (0t1 I wUDER, ill thile sum
of TWENTY THOUSANDI) DOhLARS I
($20(.In.0)0) whi'h for value received, I
it promises to pay to the T'CMMER.
('IAT, BANK OF AR(1'AI)IA. onil thile 7tht
day of' July, 19111. with interest at t
the rate of live per cent (5 per cent)
per annula.
INsued under andl pursuant to an
ordinance adopted by the Police Jury
of Bienville,. and duly approved by the
President and Clerk of the Police Jury
-of Blenville P'arish. D)one read and
gned in open session on this the
29th day of March, 1919.
A. D. D. SMITH
. Prpsident of the Police Jury.
J. S. WILLIAMS.
Clerk of the Police Jury.
ORDINANCE PASSED BY THE PO.
LICE JURY OF BIENVILLE
PARISH
Bie it ordained by the Police Jury
of BIenville ParLsh, that the President
andCllerk of the Polle Jury be ald are
hereby authorized and d(lirected to ne
gotiate a temporary loan of ($75,000.
001 SEVENTY-FIVE THOUSAND
DOLLARUS, of as much thereof as may
b4 necessrY in the apticipation of the
regelpta 6O Parish Taxes and tevenaies ,
elllcabib for the payment of the
aldtos t penses of said Parish of.
being for the purpose of paying
t current debts aid etpenses 6f the
d Parish of Biqnvtlle for the cur
rt year ad being within thq amount
estimtx(t of heretotore adopted by
the Police Jtury of the Parish of Blen.
vile, and the said offiers are further
aulthorized and directed to issue certfi
cates of indebtednes of the Parish of
BItehvile for the above mentioned pur
iese, to an amount hot exceeding In the
/ aggregate ISEVENTY-FIVE THOU
/ IAND DOLLARS, each such certilfl
cate to be signed by the President and
co(ter~algned by the Clerk of the Po
lie Jury of Bienville Parish.
.Done read and signed in open ses
sIki' onthlb the 29th day of March,
S A.. D. SMITH,
President of the Pollce Jury,
S J, . 8WILLIAMS;
S Clerk of the Police Jury.
I hereby. ettify that the forgeoinl
is a Copy of tle ordinance adopted by
the ; Juryof Bienville Parish, at
a held on the 29th day of
3,. d. WILLIAMS,
Clerk of Police Jury.
CERITIFICAT~ OF AUTHORITY
This is to CERTIFY that the Certi
fllaft of I~tdebtedness of the Parish of
Iltliaeil- ioulaait, for . ($20,000.0)
TWENTY THOUSAND DOLLARS.
dated tPeh 29th. 1919 and No. 2 as.
made Ii bhehal of said Parish adnd in
U1l' SID TO 1THE EXAMINR OF STATE BANKS
fIY 1Tim
SBA OF SALINE
AT SALINE, LOUISIANA
AT TH CLOSE OF BUSINES ON MARCH 14th, 1919
RESOURCES
D o. . r loans ... ............................. ... .............................. . . . .............................. 1,933.0
Lo.s 9senred by mortgage ... ..................................................... 852.40
Of thri oans apd discounts .................................................................................. 1,0.00
Ovtt f l   onsecured ....... . ..................................................... ......... 286.40
Othei boadt, stocek, securlties, etc.......................................................... 8550.00
Batiklin g JltoU  'tprulture Ba d: if. turei$......................................................... 3,283.00
Otherrt' a estate owned -............ .. .............................................................. 180.00
t'aShl itla :...:.. . ................................................................................... 2 35.47
Due fto baknl and bankers (otber than above)............................. ..... 16,814.35
• ..ft o : .,.,..... ................ ..... ....................................$ 397.50
• God certfm entes .... .. ..... ... ... .......... :............................................ 80.00
8llver, nickel ialt copper coli .............. .......................... 1,316.01
Natioual bahuk otes afd all If~es V. 8. Gor mnmuent
t opt old cert cates) .................................................... 3,184.00 4,977.51
TOTAL....... ..... ...... . .................. .....$8 160.27
LIABILTIES
fN sttat l ptoc i paid in..........1 . ........................ .......................... ..................1....... 0,000.00
$ rrtp l ................. ............ ...... .................. ....................... ..... ........... . 3,500.00
luktda ed 'Pproflts, less expenses andt taxes paid................... ..... 951.83
(Anhidr's cheek,.otstandiug. .... ..................... ............. ..... 4.50
4,hAl didul de.ote auljeeto Cdieik............ . ....... 52,050.3t 52,054.88
'iteT.rti i ttes "obf .A.It ................................. .................... 21,653.5
T OTAL.... .............. . ....... .... ... . ... ..... ....2.2.j 8 0
W t of Ootjana-Parnh of BlenvIlc:
' . € r,, t.8lthl 1Y|-Prlteldent., and 1. F. L. Mayfield. Cashier of the above
namud bank; do le~Ibuty wer that the .ab6a statement ig. ttuto l.beet,
of opt kowk~iSi e id bd l i, .
, * A. D. .SMI.TH, President.
F. L MAYFIELD, Caaeer
S 4 't -the 2:4th &I of b M".. ,119.
'~TiQm .... , 5. " , :tU
. o . .
pursuanle of an ordinance of Its Po PR
lice Jury passed March 29th, 1919, and
duly approved by the members of the
Police Jury, being ordinance No. 1 and I
that such certificate with other certi the
ficates issued under said ordinance does of
nanM . by
Done read ad si ged In open ea- sal
plon on this the 29th day of March, be
1919. trF
A. D. SMITH, thA
Presideilt of tile p'oltic Jury. pCi
J. . WlyIA . o
Clerk ofo tle I'oeice Jury.
rii
I hereby certify tlht he ('nertiti1'tc'
q,i tnd o nted, (if tile parish oif Bien- f
Sviile( sigijd yv its l'rcsidenl t anld Clerl:
iof Poll'e Jury, for Ow s1um of ($20 ,c
m(ll00 'rWENTY 'iT.iIOLSAND I)OL
LIARS, bearilg date I; f March 29th
1919, payan e ,July 7h'. 19W, and No
D2 waisprstl pursluant to the fordinlltn
iof tie Pole Jul.ry f Bielvill Parish
dated March 2`:th, 1911, an, d duly up i
proved ti the Plresildet and" member
fporlry loan of (i .) EVENTY
1 FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS, for tf.
Spaymnt of rrlent liabilities of th
f Parish of Biernvlle in anticipation of Cl
Sthe Parish tnxae for the ear. 119, the
same betin illncluded in and made r
part of the tarx udgt for, the year
S1919, andl that the said loan is au
I thorized by law and that the Parisl
r ofrflers who have pexc ite the Rame r
Sbehalf of the Parish lhand the lauthority
and the, power to do10 so, and that thr
Said certifcate R is inh proper form ar
properly executed, antd n issuetd wl'
I ecomne and be valil nd legal gener
I- o ligation on the part of the Parish o
p.ieniville.
T. T. LAND,.
SDistrlct Attorney in and for Paris1
Iof Bienville, Louisianar,
I- WHEREA , the Pollee Jury Is with
. out a Fiscal Agent n account of al'
m bids made at the last electioll beolnu
S llegal, aid tull. So legal bid hay
i, ing been received. in
- R Be it resolved, that the President o
hi the Police Jury, he an is hereloy ori
t Dthorized and reire to n out ie
1 circular letter and give legtal noticer
that this boly will revive ,ids in a
aII cordance with the provlsion of lecl
r. 05 of 1912 at amended ot Molnday thl P
0 54th dlay of May, 1919, at the l ofriCe 1
ry the Police Jury In the town of Arcadia
Id Louisiana.
g Done read and signed in open sea
silon on this the 29th day of March I
1019. T
A . . SMITH.
President of the Police Jury. e
J. S. WILLIAMS,
Clerk of the eolice Jury.
0' On motion the following resolution I,
was 'adopted:
WHEREAS, the First National Ban!
ry of Arcadia, Louisiana, in which al
nt funds of the Parish has heretofore been
re deposited anid is now bing de
e posited has violated Its con
o, tract with this body, and re- 1
D fused to pay the vouchers Issued an ,
ay approved, and there being no legal
h fiscal agent or depository for tlne Par.
l Ish, and the Commercial Bagk of Ar
j 'eada, agreeiag to pay and cari, said
o n votuchers and warrants upon the funds r
fbtlaMario h being deposited InIsail
n1 bank. .
be Be It resolved that during the time
ir - that notices and advertisements are be
nt Ping sent out and the delays necessary
b y to select a Fiscal Agent, all funds of
n*.Parish be deposited in the Commercial
»e i Bank of. Arcadia, and the Tax Collec
f i- tor and Parish Treasurer are authorlz
of ed and directed to deposit all funds corn
tr- Ing into their hands as such in said
:he Commercial Bank, till a Fiscal Agenl
1I - and legal depository is selected i
Ifi Done read and signed in open sea ,
.n sion on this the 29th day of March, .
P 1919. *
A. D. SMITH, L
es- President of the Police Jury.
ch, . S. WILLIAMS,
Clerk of tile Police Jury.
y) Tie followiJ g named Spersons were
appointed as Inspectors, to serve for
the year, 1919, In seeing that the cat
tie throughout Blenville Parish, arn
dipped, for the purpose of eradicating!
"y the ticks. F
1 J. W.o Allen, Orover Davis, T. C
of Hlghtower, Joe Royal, C, J, Smith, .1
C. Smith, D. T. Tilley, A. L. Tennlson,
0 J. . S.WILLIAMS
rti o Notary Public , .
oi Office in
0o J. S. MceCortby's Sto re ,
0 Arcadia, La.
i oooooooo00ooooo0000001
PROCLAMATION BY PARB1H Col
SCHOOL OARD slo
Arcadia, La., March 27. 1919 1
Pursuant to a resolution passed by Sal
the Parish Board of School Directors cor
of the Parish of Bienville, La., at a 1
meeting held on the 27th day of March To
1919, I, P. F. White, President of said coi
Parish Board of School Directors, here
by give notice that in compliance with E.
qaid resolution, a special election will Mi
be held in Blenville Parish School Dis- .ce
trict on the 17 day of April, 1919 for
the purpose of submitting to the pro- M.
perty taxpayers, qualified under the Sn
Constitution and Laws of the State of ,J
Iouisiana, to vote at said election the
following proposition, to-wit:
To levy a special tax of five mills Mi
,n the dollar on all the-Property of the (q
Iienville Parish School District subject
to state taxation annually for a period j.
If ten years. for the purpose of giving M<
additional aid to said public schools. cl
For the purpose of said special elec
toin the polling places will be; and R1
the following commissioners and clerks m
>f election of each polling place have
)een appointed to serve at this elec. W
lon, all of whom will serve without E.
,ompensation: :
WARD ONE
ARCADIA-At regular voting place. ig
F. W. Pentecost, J. E. Wemple, W. L. j.
White, commissioners; Lon Daniel, DI
, Clerk.
SBETHEL 8CHOOL ROUSE-PhiliP ly
Brantley, Robert Ozley, T. J. Wlmtbr- c
r y , Commissioners; Claude Ozley,
'lerk.
BEAR (REEK SCHOOL HO.S1- It
T. L. Bailey, B. F. Tilley, 'T. A. Lo , cll
. ommissioners;E. B. Sneed, clerk.
UNION (CIURCI SCHOOL HOTTSE
-Everette Vernon. D. J Franks, Dave lu
1 4melley, commisshiners; Dan Vernon, cl
Slerk.
S, HOLDER SCHOOL IHOU'S-T. .D
Cummings, L. T. Culbertso , Bill m
.1ummings, commissioners; C. E. Bott,
Slerk.
JACKSON SCHOOL HOUI'S-Lisso (
P athey, B. F. Jemmerson, C. T. Dris- e(
dll, commissioners; Lee Coleman,
clerk. T
h ZION HILL School District-Elee. -
' ion to he held at Horage Jones' resi
i1 lence. Horace Jones, Cal Murply, ji
r rrice Kent, commissioners; F. C. Du c4
laney, clerk.
.! BLACK LAKE SCHOOL HOUSE- E
,, Frank White. John Brice, Brice White, c<
, ommissioners; Malvin Jones clerk.
F WARD TWO V
' GIBLAND-Regular voting place. n
W. L. Hamner, L. M. Philips, C.. A.
, Berry, Commissioners; 0. L. Wren, i
clerk. e
MT. LEBANON-Regular voting
,lace, J. H. Thurmond, A. F. Levins,
A. J. Colhert, commissioners; Bob p
rooke. clerk.
OAK ROOVE SCHOOL HOUSE
T. H. Shaffer, J. C. Outzs, J. F. Pow.
ell, commissioners; C. L. Johnson, clerk i
TAYLOR, H. A. VIZE'S STORE- c
Shelby Woodard, H. A. Vize, J. H.
Woodard, commissioners; Allen Cope.
on land, clerk. '
RBYCELAND, regular voting place I
! -J. S. Ware, Will Hanson, W. T. Per.
Sitt, commissioners . J. A. Bryan, clerk.
en WARD THREE .
lc BIENVILLE, regular voting place
'" - . W. Poole, W. P. Harrison, 8. A. 1
re- Warren, commissioners; J. F. Harri
n on, clerk.
,a SAILES SCHOOL. HOpsE-Hughll
i.d K. Smith, Johq Logan, Will Mose. I
s ty, J. M. McCarti c. ,. Slfvai; J.
P. White, W. J. Loe, W; L. Hood and
V. W. Poole. ..
me There being no further bhslness,-Ithe,;
nembers drew.their per diem and pile i
of e' a
'al On motion the body. stood adjouln-'
ec. *l until Monday May 5th, 1919. ' \
i. A. D. SMITH, '
President of the Police Jury. ,
d J. 8. WILLIAMS,
en t Clerk of the Police Jury.
'- r"* .3 *. thel
if 335,455 Wh,^, made l,281 vis.
e o indlvldgals, held 1,422 indoor hit
c ngs, with an approximate a nt. *
ane of 142,786 and 623 geld ard
ings with an attendance of 14,. P
'They wrote 23,950 official let a
and prepared 872a rtlcles for to
catiOn. The agents spent 80 per
ere of their time in the ield and 30 Te
Sent in the oMce. dd
't- di_ _ - . ..
p r rEIN Bll C ll .
UP TE[ BDAIRY EURO
Lout
Stins
Aseoclatiene Ar MNeln oft Pro.
,:vidint Pturbtd SirW ati
S .mall Expnw. .
1~: (?, * * ^a"
:BY THE
Bank of Bie ville
B .IENVIL LOJcIAN
AT T8H CLOSE OF BUS NE$ N. N CH 4, 191
* . ' . . ,1
Demand loans ............................. .... .. ...... ... ........14,150.50
Loans secured by mortgage .................. ..... ;.. ..... ...................-........ 4,06200
Other loans and discounta ... .... . ........... ....................... ........ 7 8
United tatee bonds ........... ....... .... ............... ......... ........... ....... 16,600.00
Other bonds, stocks, securities, etc ......... ... . .....1........... ....:..:. ....... 171.94
3 Banking house, furniture and fixtures ....... ......................................... 3,500.00
) Cash Item s ................................................................................................... 21.34
0 Due from banks and bankers (other than above).......... ,100.51
0 Cheeks on other banks.......... .............7...6 ..... ............... ,.... 214.76 5,875.27
0
7 Gold coin ..............................................................:. ................. h, 205,00
a Silver, nickel and copper coin .... ......... ............:.... ............. 1,71 1
National bank notes and all Issues U. 8, Government *
(Except gold certificate) ................... . ................ 9,147.00 11,078.01
STOT AL....................1..  ...............6. ...a. $143.76,4
Capital stock paid in ..................... .............. .. ................ .................... 15,0000.00
Surplus . ...........;.... ...... ........... . ...... ......................... ...... ..... .'.... 9,000.00
0 Undivided profits, less expenses andtaxes pli. .............................. 3,77.5b
iashier's checks outstanding ..........................................$ 980.47
SIndividual deposits subject to ch'eek ......................... 80,81250 81,78207
rime certificates of deposits .......................................... ......................... 18,510.31
8 Certficate" of depoat.Jtor borrowed money ...................... ............. 4,35.6b
H B lls pa able -............ .. ... .. .......... .... ... .. ...... ............ 10,000.0
S . ,- - " - -- . -/
S, o. TOTAL... .......... ...................... .........143,7
b.tte of Louislaatia-Parish of Blenville: '
4re Ohar 0. CrWFOr, Vice-Preftdnt, ard:j J,. G.1e;We C0t er of the abQTe
B, tatl ed bank, do solemn swear that tbe aove statkieet is true t tohe besi
blt taowlede and sew.
CIHAS. 0. CRAWFORP, JVice--Pr.
SJ. (n?,;4.1 towher.
*a-s" '*b ."s" ' ....s "* ~ 1 ' "
,  . . : /,   .
.1
Cole, T. i PagerW., M. .Sim, Commis- 0
D sioners: Ernest Cole, clerk.
9 SMITH SCHOOL IHOIUSE-Julius 0
)y Salter, J. M. Bryan, C. J. Jennings,. o
ra commissioners:: T. . Pedy, lclerk.
a BEt'LAH SCHOOL HOUSE,--J. D.
'h Towns, John Salter. Tom Trasher,
il commissioners; florace I)ulise, clerk.
.c- BUNKER HILL S('HOOL HOUSE-,-"
th E. L. ProthTro. W. . Kerlin, J. 11. fol
ill Murphy,. commitioners; W. E. Pullig,
Is- clerk.
'or T1. OLliVE SCHOOL HOUSF-D. 81
0o-. White, Andrew Smith, Henry
he Smifth, commijioners; ,R. T. Watts,
of J.Tr.;dck. - . s
he WARi.D FOUR
MAODDEN "S(HOOL HOUSE--J. U.
ls Maddeni, 'ki th "Madden, John Pollock,
he ,omlunfissil1ors:IChas. MclAmore, clerk
,t . LAWIION, T. J, Lawhoun' Store-
odl J. . McCov, S. E]. 3J'e.1ichael, W. . w
n Mcid'oy, commissiuoners; C. E. Bailiff,
'I". clerk.
c- HOPE` . R, F' Sott' Store--C. T to
rti Iteres iA. Smtith;G . A. Norman, com-.
*ks mnisione: % ,. avis. clerk.
[e JAMEST OWN, Tom Ev.an's Store
c- .. 1. Atlderson, iF. D1 Ahaw, W. .
ut Evans,' o,)imiwsiolners i W. LB. Bailiff p1
clerk: ' .'' . '
NlW ,ENTEPll.ISE CI.0o01 f
ce. HOUS -Johln Tooke. Tommie Martin,
L.. JH. Woodard, 6ommisoioners; Henry
el, Davis, clerk.
LEE SXCHOO-. HOI'SE-J. F. Con
lip ly, Jr., Tom. Conly, W. J. Huckaby.
er- commissioners; John Hudnall, clerk.
ey, ROCKY MT. "SCHOOL HOUSE
W. E. Mosely, -as..Nettles, G. B. May
- tield ftomgnyloiu.rs;, 8. B. Franklhi. sA
Oe clerk. . ? t<
RINGIOLI), regular voting place- -
SE Marvin. Hill, Ir."H. Mosely, B. F. Al
Ive lums. cangissioners; 8. L. Manning,
on, clerk.
('ENTER 'SCHOOL HOUSE-Zack
J. Davis, DaIn Strofher, Ilt A. Fair, com
11i missloners; E .W. Davis, clerk.
At, WARD FIVE
CASTOR. regular, voting place-Jno.
8o ('ampbell, A. D. Staples, H. H. Lawson,
ris commissloners;' I. LB. ucky, clerk.
anl. ALBERTA, regular voting place-C.
T. Bogan, J. L. Hadwin, R. L. Ivy I
lee- commissioners;; J. J. McCdrthy, clerk. a
es I- EBENEZER $chool House--W. L.
hy, Joyner, I). A. Lee, Sr., R. S. Murphy
Du commissioners:1 W. H. Lacy, clerk.
NEW RAMAXH SCHOOL HOT'SE
-- E. E. Howell, R. H. McGee. B. F. Jenk-.
lte, commissioners: G. E. Foster, clerk. D
. LACY SCHO('OL HOUSE-J. A. ,
Wallace, A. J. Gibson, T. B. Guln, com
ace missloiers; J..'O. Thomas. clerk.
.A. RIDGE SCHOOL OS-W M r
ren, Wiggins, John Woods, Furman Bell,
commissioners: Tom Woods, clerk.
SWARD SIX
l1s, LIBERTY HILL. John Crawford's i
B0o Store-J. E. Boden, Rufe Vernon, C.
T. Butler, commissioners; Ed Smelle,
- clerk.
ow- FRIENDSHIP, J. B. Loe's Store
rk R . i , sley, . B. oe, H. A. Barron
- conmmissoners; W. B. Hall, clerk.
H. DANVILLE,' 'regular voting' place
ope- D. E. Davisý W, H. Robinson, J.. 8
Robinson, copmissoners; A. M. Bart I
lace lett, clerk.
Per- PRICE 't HO00L HO1'SE-C. S
erk. Roden. TP. ,-Pt'rreAter, . Grigg. cor
missioner: F ILH Tomi. clerk.
lace MT. OLIVy CHURCH SCHOOT
A. HOUSE-Ed ail. ,J. H.. Quails H. A 1
srri. Bll. commisioners; J. C. McCann
clerk. '
ugh ' WA ' RD 'EVEN
SALINEI degular voting place-A. H [
Enloe, W, .,MOtgomery. T. W. Ba
lose- erS.,eommls n;C, D. Greey, clerk.
; J. BROWN. ng's Store-G. W.
and Moley,' .T. l . W.'Coo(k, comn
rmissipners; .)..,C(.l,wel, clerk..
he, AWNE . U.IRC^ SCHOOT
Sclerk. :* : i,, ," ,
, PRO'THO. CHOOL" HOUSE-W.
M. Feilds, J; O~ Watts.. W. J. Driggers,
iry. connmners4 S, .. JToms., .clerk.
PINE..GR,.By SCHOOT HOUSE
Frank Kolli Will Mley. Marion Drig
thtel rs. commilioners, Alfbeit Driggers,
ntclerk. " : .
not IBRYAN "HIOOL IOOrUE-Honry
gardHays, J .P. P hlte; D. F. Bryan, cornm
Pl missioners; W. F. White, clerk.
quai At said special election the polls
to iwift open at,,eeyen o'lock a. m. and
quir close at 5 p. ui.. and .the election will
1.00 he conducted according to tlie laws of
TLoulisiana applicable thereto.
did Notice is kleo given that at ten
o 'clock a. m." Monday May 19, 1919.
.v .the said. Parish Board of School Diree
'"°oru of BlenvIle Parish, 1a., will meet
ellt Arad La,,. and in open session
the roceed to open the ballot boxes, ex.
Wtimlne and count the ballots, canvass
Loulihe returns and declare the result of
tin said special lectlon. This 27th day
f ,March, 1019
I President 4 Bleville Parish School
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Miss ilthi McBride. domestic science
Steacher, spent the week end wit ho e
.folks at Jonecshoro.
Miss Myra Galllon was a visitor to
SShreveport Sunday.
.Miss Lols Cook left Friday for a
short visit to ihomefolks at Grand Cane. 0
i Mr . S. M. Phillips i'eomUpanied the i
high school base hall team to Mindeln
Friday. The boys were successful In
. inning the game.
Miss Vivian Brown, telephone opera- G
tor of Homer. spent Sunday with her
parents here.
Miss Annie Mae Jones having com
pleted a business course at Shreveport.
returned home and spent a few days be
Sfore accepting a position as stenogra
' pher in Homer.
Mrs. L. C. Lindsay of Jonesville, Tex.,
visited Miss Fay Holstun last week. S
At 1 o'clock last Saturday morning .
the fire alarm was given aril in a very I
. short. time three restaurants belongingl
to Messrs. Conn, J)unn and Cathey.
- were burned. No insurance was car- (
Sried, and very few things were saved.
Mrs. Van Cleve and daughter. Doro
k hy, were visitors to Arcadia Friday
Mr. Lewis Baker attended the Bhnk
ers' convention in Shreveport last
week.
. Mesdames 0. P. Avinger and E. M.
r Lafitte spent Thursday afternoon in
SRuston.
F Rev. and Mrs. McCain, Mesdames L.
E. Rogers, A.B. Ilortman and Robt.
SColon attended the Baptist District
meeting at Liberty Hill Saturday and
t. Sunday.
1
After a fortnight's visit to her pa
Srents and other relatives here, Miss
11 Effie Brodnax will reaurn to Wasll
ington I. . C., this week and resume
I's work for the Government.
7 Miss Gladys Patterson delightfully
entertained her young friends Satur
day evening.
Miss Letyr Bridges has returned
t from Mangham, where she has been
rt teaching.
g Miss Mary Lazarus has closed her
m- school near Arcadia and is at home.
)I Mrs. Harvey Henderson of Minden,
A has been the guest of her parents,
W Judge and Mrs. W. H. Lazarus.
The Eastern Star enjoyed a social
H meting at the Masonic hall Friday even
la- lng. Mesdames Slater and Day came
over from Sibley for the occasion and
Swhile here Mrs. Slater was the guest.
of Mrs. T. B. Morgan, and Mrs. Day
the guest of Miss Minnie Simmons.
D Mr. L. S. Bolin of Calhoun, was a
visitor here Sunday.
W. Miss Aline Colvin, who teaches at
'r, Longstreet, was the week-end guest of
her parents, Dr. and Mrs. Colvin.
1g. Mrs. J. P. Colbert visited relatives hi
>rs, Shreveport last week.
Mrs. Earle Brooks Goodwin of Wash.
lry ington, D. C., is visiting relatives
m- here.
1ls Mr. and Mrs. R. 8. Kidd.of Homer,
ind and Miss Mallie Kidd, of Athens, were
pill guests of their parents here Sunday.
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PUT pIAe in your face that's tlle cherily brimful of
SAlbert, if you're on the trail ofmnoke peace For, P.A
sing y0o-a song of tobacco joy that will pake, you wish
lie jobwas to see how much of the national joy smoWnk
could get away with every twemyfour hours!
Youcan "cary on" with Prince Albert through thickand
You'll be after laying down a sinoke barrage that'll mnaJ
boys tik of the old front line n Prancel
P. A.-ever tires your taste because it has the qualityl
let it sli~ int.your think-tank that P. A, Is Madel by f l
hive pat 'te , proce thit cutsout bite and prch
that you can fiit sokerecordbhighapow ,ven dae
every eek without any comeback but real smoke joy!
&J~ &~asel~ssm Wam.a
REPORT FURNISHED TO THE EXAMINER OF STATE B 3
BY THE
The Commercial Bank j
OF ARICAIIA, LOUISIANA
AT THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS ON MARCH 14th, 1919
RESOURCES
O ther loans d d is ts ....................................... ...
iverdrafts secuired .............. ... ..........................
,Overdrafts 1unc51 ,I . ... . ..................................... .. . . 24 ,
Iiitedt States ,bonds ........ ........................... . ... . 11 - ,O
Banking house. furniture lliil lixtul'r ......................... .............-.. 11.
S('ash itemls .. .............. ..... .. ... .... - ............. * * . .. .
Due from baks and lbankers (other thai above ........... ..... .. 19,- fact
( old coin ...........- .....................................
(old ce(rtiticate .................... ............. .......................
SHilvcr, nickel( atnd c(i oppl r (*in ....... ............ ...............
Natlional l0nk 11otes and al issues U. . . ;overminm t
(except (;old' certiticate) ................. ... . ....... .... ....... '' .
Customers' liability on letters of credit and acceptances......................
'TO()T A L ............................................. ......... ............. $2 43 ,
/ ' -,- $ - - .
LIABILITIES
('apital stock paid i ................ ............................... 20S9, U
S u rp luj ......... ........................................................... .
Undivided prolits, less (xp,'nises and taxl paid .. .............. .. ...... 6
l.'ashirs' clhccks outstanding ....... . ....... ...... .. .4."9
SIndividual deposits subject to (ier ...i........................... 2I..'.
)D mand (c'ritficatcs of deposit ...........- ... . ........- - ... 47,355.
1'rust funds on.deposit .........................-.......................
Certificates of deposit for borrowed money ....................... . .........
SBills payable .............. .... .... ...................................
bel
STOTAL ........ ................... ....................
State of Louisiana-Parish of Bienville: t E
1, J. W. Sherard, President, and I, B. . Fel Cashier of the
named bank do solemnly swear that the above statement is true to the by
our knowledge and belief, J. W. SHERARD. President, of h
S B. . FELTS, Cashier.
[th
Subscribed and sworn to before me, this the 27th day of March, 1919,.
JULIUS S. WILLIAMS, Notary Pubi
YC
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d REPORT FURNISHED TO THE EXAMINER OF STATE BAN da
BY THE
'eye I
BANK OF RINGGOLD , l
RINGGOLD, LOUISIANA Wilte
ie -
AT THE CLOSE OF BUSINESS ON MARCH 14tb, 1919 . M. F
tethod
RESOLTCES r; the
Other loans and discounts .............................................................. ......... $t-*****
O verdrafts secured ......................... ...............................
SOverdrafts unsecured ................................ ...... ............... ft
United States bonds ... ........................................... . ..........
Bankiing house, furniture and fixtures .................................. .......--
er Cash items .................. ......-.- ..---..*****. .wtill
Due from banks and bankers (other than above) ................................
Gold coin . ...................... . .........................r. . --.. ................--$ 4 0..00
Silver, nickel and copper coin ..................................................... 1443.80 1I
s National bank notes and all issues U. S. Government , is
(Except Gold Certificate) .........................................12196000 te
Ta- TOTAL......... ............ -...... ---·-- " * *** , . L1
e LIABILITIES L ]
t Capital stock paid in ....... ..............................- ......-..... ,--* .- . .......-- fo
y Surplus ........................ . ..... ..'...."...-......--' **" ' "
Unidivided profits, less expenses and taxes paid..................... --r--*N.
Cashier's checks outsainding ..:............................................. 143.5 you
a Individual deposits subject to check ............................... 103,268.91 enln
at rime certificates of deposits ......................................................-.-...... ...
TOTAL.............................. ..............-.-.. . .
n State of Louisiana- Parish of Blenville: '-J Y (
I, O. G. Tlhomas, President, and I. J. P. Batchelor, Cashier ot 1lo
ih. named bank do solemnly swear that the above statement is true to
, es of our knowledge and belief.
O. . 'IIOMAS, President,
J. P. BATCHELOR, Cashier. ^
*re Subscribed and sworn to before me, this. the 26th day of March, 190
B. F. ATLLUM._ Justice of the -"

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