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"THE SOUTH'S CREATEST SV~ ~ L~E
SCHOOL CF BUSINESS."OUE COLLEGE.
NEW ORLEANS, LA.
Shoutdbe¶si sthebstrar to We.
roal t Istructle.re
WU I met atmin to Ceme p NI
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Food And Grais Cr pe WI.I Make
Agricultura=I D s ependent,
Says H. 6 "H.0. ings
Atlanta, Ga.-(Special.)---The cred
it system under which the agricultu
ral south works and stays poor is an
alyzed in a striking way by H. G.
Hastings of Atlanta, chairman of the
agricultural committee of the Cham
ber of Commerce, and a membiler of
the executive council of the South
easterns Fair. He does not mince
words lan talking about the situation.
"Every season during the last Arty
years," he says. "there has been trou
ble In the cetton belt whenever the
crop was lare and the price low, or
the crop short. Eaoh time the cry of
hard ties goes up, and the reason
baek eof it is that the farmers cannot
get enough money to pay their debtst
out ef their po-called cash crop-cot
tone. It is disheartenlg beoaisen it is
me absolutely annecessary.
"A cotton tfarmer's debts are large.
ly for food and grain, harged up.
against him oa the merchants books
at two to three times the price that
those same Items could be produced
on his own acres, and usually without
serious interference With a crop of cot.
ton as large as he now make.
"The trouble is that most cotton
farmers owe their erep Instead of
owning it when made.
"The credit way looks the easy
way, but it strangles most farmers
before they get through life.
"I have said repeatedly in public
addresses that no state or section of
any country can be prosperous that
is regularly dependednt on another
section for its food supplies. What
is true of a state or section is true
of the Individual farmer.
"The great exhibits of grain, hay ,
and food products shown at the South
eastern Fair held tin Atlanta in No
vember, give the lie to the statement
that these things cannot be growns
here at home successfully and protf
"A good big home gardena kept
planted and rightly tended through
the season will produce half of the!
living besides furnishing an abund
ance for canning or drying from the
"When we make our food and agrain
we will have few ! no debts at the
store; we will own instead of owe
our crops when made, and fairm
wealth will accumulate in the south I
Instead of farm and crop mortgages.'
State of Louisiana.
Pa'1rih of Calýe-ri ' ,
-.;rtieth Distr-ick Court.
*uccess on o;f C 'ir ie' W zley.
WVhereas. K. e, Kedd ; has.
petitioned the c aur t for fetter:
'if administr;tion and to be Q-j
pointed Curator of the va1a1nl
succession of Clhai es Wuirey,
SNotice is hereby given to all
SI whom it may concern, to show
cause, within ten days, why the
prayer of the said petitioner
should not be granted.
By order of court:
(Signed) M, L. Mecom,
Clerk of Court.
Attest: A true copy.
W. A. Merdith,
Dy. Clerk 30th Dist. Court. 1
Mammoth Jack c
Notice is hereby given to the gen.
eral bublic that in the future I will
stand my famous thoroughbred Mam
moth Jack one mile west of Holum at C
and under the followinig terms First (
payment of $1 to be made at service, I
the remaining $8 payaiul when marE
proves in foal, either in cash or by a
E. W. Braddock, ;: olHe, La. i
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1 For Slo !)so a^'cs ,f lAnl,
b 13 miles of Duty P. 0. in Cathoula
SParish, will sell cheap if sold at once, 4
room house. sm 'i orchard, out building
" -ricr $15(.0J See or write W. T.
l:ronvn, C lanitia. La
FOr SaIe 1 3 hors; power itarine
engine for sale . a uarg.in, See H.
r. Hunt, Cofumihia, La.
Stolen 1 Ingersoll Junior 12 size
Swatch, Gun hMetal. 1, Fevcr Ther
1 rroniterc. . m::.t:; . No .;7251, with
r :i.,c!a ali i. ; air Auto thg'ies,
r,.: ; frate. l,,hI c.rrhebr l'n es.
;it-.e gools wert stolen from my
store about January 20, 1916, and any
one that can give me a clew, or return
e these goods will be liberally rewarded.
r M. E. Yarborough, Columbia, La.
FOr Sale Polens, Begonias, Chrys
anthemums plants & bulbs. For prices
Address Mrs. H, C, Blanks, Columbia.
For Sale 163 acres of land situa
ted 2 miles below the town of Columbia
Louisiana. on the east side of the Oua
chitaRiver, 50 acres in cultivation, 50
acres in pasture. 63 acres of woodland,
house and barn. 4 mules, 3 mares, 2
t Sresidence and lotsin the main part
t of town, convenient to School and
t Church, for $3,000 cash.
D. C, Fisher; Co:unbia. Louisiana.
FQr RDent The Famous "Hope"
. Plantation on the Quachita River, for
rent, containing 250 acres under fence,
all or part of it for $Z. 50 per acre.
i. ;. : , ivc"rton, Louisiana.
FOUND Found a piece of Jeweiry,
o n. r' · .Ž.t , : . aln: at Fred Mere
. S..r Ling it and lpay
ktawve. .m~tre.aired. In good con
ditii n, F:1' _ :0 '; ca:::, nor will take
Sequiva:enL it Syrup or po k. Ap ;;
at this office.
" FOr Sale or trade, one good light
r two horse wagon and a lot of nice fat
@ goats, A. P. Stewart, Columbia. La.
r LOSt One brown or liver tan cur
t dog, last seen in Morango swamp, will
I pay $10.00 reward for recovery dr infor
m ation leadin or ame !:if. Ear: s;.t Mo:).
sac., MasciA. La.
tEditor Caldwell Watchman:
9 For Sale One Saddle Pony, will sell
cheap. R. F. Merei;r; Ci n5.
'For Sale Ford Runabout, in t;ist
' lass condition, .' o ork n
ly pew tires, wid 1 em! ?se '
Imat $17.0. Call or write, L. R.i
gigil8, 11, La.
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INGTON IS DEAD
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S1c. Addre-t s So ithern Bible
r Uo;se, 633 Plymouth Place, G
iea of Trespass e
A:i persons are hereby warn
n ed not to trespass upon the fol
Slowing described property, com
monly known as Perrin's Island
to-wit: s w 1-4 and lots 3, 6. 7,
Sand 8, e 1-4 of nw 1-4, a w 1-4 ti
of n w 4 and w l-2 of ew 1.4 rE
of sec. 86, lots 10 and 11 of sec
35, all in tp 14 n, r 4 e. The a. o0
bove property having been post- o
- ed this day. All persons tress- of
u passing upon the same will be to
dealt with according to law, M
(Mrs.) Laura E, Graves
Columbia, La., Sept. 1. 1915. N
A ehawmrlesu eIt uMSl th
Eulest opting aid seth.i
ar dise. Cc
No. afRo, N
or* ges asl
Made la ie styl.s
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I 15 513 TRAgM NArZ UElIE?
301 OF GEWUE1 KEhlUlA
Notice For Publication
Dep -rtment of the Interior
U. S. Land1 Office at
Baton inugo, La.
March 9th, 191F,
NOTICE is hereby given that David
A. Li wh. of t x"n, ; ,isiana, who,
on No.;. 'th, 1012, miode IIoinestead
E:try, 'ho, io031, for :. E. of S. E.
SSc. in 21, To. insipr 15 North,.
Range 2 East, Loui;siana Meridian, has
tihe r -ot :. of intnm i:,n to n:make Three
bear jY *: to estab.isji c:a(:i to the
la t: da:r, d, be, ore Cierk of
Ctouu, at Coilubia, Louisiana, on the
19thdaty of April, 1916
Ciaimant names as witnesses:
1Jarmcs U. 1 ,:ch, John W. King,
Baalain L. Banister, Sia:e.n W. Anding
all of Vixen, LouisiOn i,
E. D. Gihnelloni
Pub. in Caldwell Watchman, Columbia
State of Louisiana ? Fourth
Parish of C:taldwell Justice Court
This day personaliy came and ap
peared before me, a Justice of the
Peace in and for Ward Four of the
Parish of Caldwell, Louislana, S. A.
Myers, who being duly sworn deposes
and says that the following described
stock has hbeen in his range in Ward 2,
about 12 months, and that the owner
of which is unknown to him, Viz:
One 2 year old heifer, marked
"Crop and under half Crop and upper
bit in right ear and Hole and upper
bit in left ear. No Brands.
S. A, Myers
Sworn to and subscribed before me on
this March 6, 1916.
R, R. Redditt,
f Justice of the Peace.
SState of Louisiana, Parish of Cald.
well, Fourth Justice Court:
S. C. Coates being first duly sworn
deposes and says that the following
live stock, to-wit: One brown cow a.
I bout l. years old, marked crop and un
der Ihal crop in one car and swallow
fork and under bit in the other, no
Sbrand, has been in his range and pas
Sture about three weeks and that the
owner to him is unknown.
S. C. Coates.
SS.orn and subscribed to before me
this zath day of March, 1916.
R. I.i Redditt, J. P.
Sucrcssion of Dr. J, N Dial, Dead.
Thirtieth District Court,
Parish of Caldwell,
Stat. of Louisiana.
SBy virtue of an order from the Hon.
SGeorge Wear, Judge of the Thirtieth
District Court. signed on the )3th day
Sof March, 1916; and to me directed, I
will ojfer for sale to the last and high.
est bIdder at the pr.nci;ial front door
of the Court House in the town of
Columbia, La., between the hours pre
scribed by law for Judicial sales, on
Saturday April, 29th, 1916,
I the following described personal and
I real property, to wit:
One walnut ward robe. Seven pieces
of Obstetrical instruments, One mir
tow. One iron bedstead and bedding,
One Diston; (one man's saw) One lot
of farm implements, One drug coun
ter, One table and three chairs. Six
Medical books. One lot of drugs.
5 acres of land in Section 32. Tp. 14;
N. R, 3, East, as described in deed on
page 331, Notarial Book, 0, of Caidwell
Parish, La, also the sw j of aw j See
tion 32, Township 14, N. R. 3,
East, containing fartd acres to
gether with all buildings and improve
ments situated thereon.
Terms cash, for not less than two
thirds of the appraised value.
W. E. Godfrey
Sheriff of the Parish of CaldwelL
Columbia, Ip. March. 24th, 1916.
We have a nice line of fruit
trees all kinds in Columbia.
Call on Mr. A. P. Stuart and he
will show you the trees. I stand
behind these trees with my
R. P. MANLEY.
dJW1L Prevent AwIh
3'byk ifOSS~ Whi..
Without theme two iuurantei p
tectivs eyou cannot succeed wikh pornry
No other reparadon is as rod the firat
three woeeksan Pratt. Baby Cbick Fed
2 Ae, toe sd $1.OO-the only safe mea.
Insures lusty growth.
To prevent Inte'tinal trouble. the one
scre usc iOle I. Pratts White Diurrhee
Remedy-20c and 50e, After they pass
the esid, critikal period they nature
qiickcy into proMt paying memuber. of
IPct'.e substitute.; Insist on Pratts.
.5alt facti ,n Cuaranteej or Mone, Eask
-i Gd BruVJ 1O pife 2'oa~Cry Lkok