Official Journal of Washington Parish and the Town of Franklinton.
VOLUME 3. ,,ANKLIWT0N ,- ERA, .T.u..n Ia'. FRANKLINTON, LA.. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 28, 1912.
WAMIIIN 'o LEA: ADE. R IWtAOI."D N E R 89.
If You Want to Find Out
How to Sell Your Produce,
Go to Bogalusa Dec. 7th.
Governor Hall will be in Bogalusa
to inaugurate the Market Day on
Saturday, December 7th.
The Market is to be located north e
of the Moving Picture Theatre on,
Avenue B and the building will be,
completed by that day.
t Every farmer in Washington and
the surrounding Parishes is invited
to be present.
A speoial railroad fare of one t
fare plus one-third will be in
effect from all stations on the Q
N. 0. G. N. Railroad for theW
It is proposed to have a market
day once a week. Farmers can bring (
their produce to Bogalusa, display it a
under the market building and sell *
Ieither to the people of Bogalusa or to G
buyers from commission houses in ý
New Orleans, Jackson and Memphis,
vho will be here. t
The saw mill, paper mill and W
er manufacturing plants will be t
hoperation on that day, and it will
a fine time for everybody to visit
SMusic will be furnished by the
ialusa Comrnet Band.
-Deember 7th will be the celebra
nday. The market will open for .
sale of produce the week follow. '
on the day that is agreed upon a
0 hefarmers who will be present
et day. We are leaving this
so it can be decided by the peo- t
the Parish who offer their stuff UE
h l is Markat Association
~o the United
be pemaimel in the
_ Is provided for *ith
ung former eo
nabena to devote
1 hi0 public
ly offered to the ex*preiidents
or their widows,so that no appli
cation will be required from
them, Payment is to be con.
tinned so long as the recipients
'remain unprovided for by the
The announcement followed
the second annual meeting of the
corporation, held at the residence
of Andrew Carnegie pere, 'and
attended by the corPoraotion's
Men and boys take notice! Our
big lineof sniits and pants are
bar tea.. Try us and see
Is Arrested for
Philadelphia, Nov, 21.- Sixteen
girls were held here to-day by
" the police after an investigation,
and Charles E. Freyman, of
Baltimore, was arrested, charged
with enticing minors. The man
alleged that he was merely hir
ing the girls for the Torsch Oys
" ter Packing Company, and that
they were to be taken to Bay
St. Louis, Miss.
Freyman was trapped when
he tried to induce Frank M. Lee,
a whom he had engaged, to take
S16-year' old Agnes Price along
with him, pretending she was
his sister. Lee becoming sus
picious, notified the police, who
Many of the girls left their
n homes against their parents'
e wishes. They declared at the
hearing that they wanted to "see
the :world," and thought this
would be a good opportunity.
j According to detectives who
made the arrest, Freyman had
advertised for fifty women "to
work in the South." Applicants
were to apply at 208 South
Eighth Street. where the detec.
tives said the prisoner had open
i ed an office.
Magistrate Gorman ordered
the detective to bring the girls'
mothers into court.
:) '1 want to see a mother who "
will permit a mere child to be "
taken so far away from home for
such a dubious purpose," he re- 9
marked. The mother of Agnes
Price admitted having given her 9
consent. She did not know "
where Mississippi is or what her
daughter was expected to do.
She evinced such a lack of inter
est in the case that Magistrate
Gorman exclaimed, indignantly:
"A woman like you is not fit
to have children. This little girl
ought to be taken away from you.'
The girl, in her testimpny, said
that Freyman told her that if she
were questioned on the train she 9
was the sister of Mrs. Cornelius
McStevens, who was to be on
the same train. Other girls
were schooled to tell similar
"Well, this case must be in.
vestigated further," said Magis.
trate Gorman, "and I will hold
the defendant under tail until
this is done, and send the girls
to the House of Detention as
ROTALINI LVER REOULATOR
PFor Headmob, IndIgMo. Consti
patOn Bionu-eTug Imtt-and eheap
eut. Tn. box to last aboutone montb,
Io. Money back i not srtsftoly.
Missisaippi Women In
Her Ball of Fame.
Jackson, Miss., Nov. 22.
Missisasippi has taken the ini.
tiative among the States of the
Union in giving recognition to
women in her ballofr fare.
At a meeting of the State
trustees of the department of4
archives and history yesterday
afternoon the board accept.
ed a large and handsome oil por
trait of Mrs. Annie Cole.
man Peyton, whose activities re.
salted in. the establishment at
Columbus, Miss., manr years
ago, of the Industrial College,
said to be the lrstinstitution of
ite kind for dir la the country.
The portrait was presened to
the trustees by the Misdssippi
Confederation of Women's Clubs,
andthe unanimous vote of the
board wastoacceptit dad Rive P
it a prominent place in the hall land
of fame in the capitoL will Mi
bethe arst ortraitof L
to bebagkthere. nd is adsaidto In
bosrd Ii ay W s
Robert Babington, Ltd.
THE GREAT BARGAIN EVENT IS NOW ON
and will continue a short time.
Hurry for the Bargains.
Everything in the Great Store at
a Genuine Bargain Sale Price.
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i Franklinton, La.
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