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Official Journal of the Parish of Winn. Official Journal of the Town of Winnfield.
VOL. XX. WINNFIELD. LOUISIANA, FRIDAY, AUGUST 26, 1910. NUMBER 21
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Presbyterian Ladies' Aid Society.
This society met at, the home of
Mrs. J. R. Gibbs Moday afternoon,
August 22nd and took up their regular
study of missionary work.
Mri. Martin gave an interesting
talk on mission work. Mrs. A. G.
Scott dwelt at length on mission
work in Africa.
Mesdames L. E. DeLoach, W. E.
Heard, I. E. Siess and Chas. Johlison
read "interesting selections from
"Uganda's White Man of Work."
After the regular order of business
had been gone through with, Mrs.
Gibbs and her daughter, Nellie,
served delicious ice cream and cake,
and all resolved that it could not
have come at a more opportune
moment. The society is now being
strengthened by quite a number of
new members and the meetings are
always deeply interesting and well
attended. Monday was one of the
hottest days 'of the season but this
did not keep many away, and those
who attended did not regret doing so.
Those who attended were Mesdames
A. G. Scott, W. E. Heard, L. E.
DeLoach, Wade Long, Ohas. Johnson,
I. E. Siess, Harvey. Weeks, Martin,
Welsh, Wiggins, Woods, H. R. Moore,
Cyrus McGinty, Novitski; Misses Ida
Mae Wiggins, Eleanor Ewing, Belva
Roberts.
The next meeting will be held in
the afternoon of the third Monday
in September at the home of Mrs. A.
G. Scott. All are cordially invited to
attend and bring a new member.
Died.
On Friday, August 19, at 7 a. m.
the death angel visited the happy
home of Mr. and Mrs. D. H. Wallace
and took away their darling baby,
Ida Mao, the joy and sunshine of
their home. She was born January
17, ,1910, and died August 19, age 7
months-and 2 days.
During her short life she was never
ill until a few days ibefore her death.
After suffering four days, she passed
away and waslaid to rest in the Mars
Hill cemetery. She always woPi a
swoot smile, which will be sadly
mis ed; and the home has lost` .
jprecious treasure which can never be
replaced. :It w:as hard to give up the
little darligg, but, :"The Lord giveth I
and the Lord .taketh away. Blessed
be the name of the Lord."?
W-Veep not, dear parents, for your darling,
A preciousgift to you was given;
Although her days with you were few,
She budded on earth to bloom in heaven.
Yes, she IHas gone not to return;
And is a shining star on your way.
So live a life that's humble,
And you can go to her dome day. .
Her aunt and cousin,
IDA AND. MAE.
Church Announcements.
There will be preaching in the
Methodist Protestant Church by the
:pastor, Rev. D. H. Kirkpatrick,
Sunday, August 28, at 11 a. m. and a
and 8,00 p. m. Sunday School 9:45 l
a. m. and prayer meeting on Tuesday e
evening at 8 o'clock. The public is
invited to attend these services. a
v. A lHay Ride.
of A decided monotony breaker was
n, pulled off last Saturday night when a
ir crowd of young men endeavored to
entertain a crowd of "fair ones" on a
ig hay-ride to the Natatorium. Two
x. large wagons were brought forth to
n accommodate the combined forces,
and even then, space enough to exist
. safely was a thing greatly in demand.
,n After an hour spent at the pool
n which seemed to be enjoyed im
mmensely, the crowd journeyed
s homeward, and, on reaching town,
s. anchored at Drewett's Confectionery,
3, where refreshments were served.
, With renewed energy, the town was
it then thoroughly "worked" for
e another hour, during which time the
g people were treated to several vocal
of selections of various kinds, rendered
e in such manner that they have pos
L1 sibly been equaled but never sur
e passed by a hay-riding crowd. Having
s grown tired of this sort of amuse
- mont, they were then ushered into
the new City Cafe where iced melons
s were served most recklessly. Those
participating on this occasion were:
Misses Ottice Barnes, Mabel and
Sanna Handy, Clara and Callie Long,
Corine Milburn, Ethel. Burnette,
i Alma Wright, Ella Ewing, Della and
i Elvis Fisher, Vivian Holt, Nettie
Wright, Hilton Toy; Messrs. A. L.
i Smith, A. P. Tugwell, Willie Walker,
Ham, Slaton, M. F. Myers, Jack
Wallace, J. L. Tugwell, James Wright,
Hasson Barnes, Simms Nettles, Roy
Wright, Frank Grigsby, Mahlon
Durham, and Dr. A. W. Radescich
and wife, chaperones.
A Melon Party.
Thursday evening of last week Miss
Katherine VanDyke entertained a
crowd of her friends at a melon party
given in honor of her guest, Miss
Edna Turlerville of Minden. Every
one arrived with cheery, smiling
faces, ready for the fun. The hall,
porch and lawn were beautifully
lighted with Japanese lanterns,
making it as bright as day. Plans
were not carried out as expected on
account of quite a shower of rain
about arriving. time. But it soon.
cleared off and the fun continued. "
'Parlor games were played until all
the guests arrived, after which games
on the lawn took place. which was
enjoyed by all. The greatest pleasure
iig the President Contest which C
et exoitement for both old and
young; Mr. E. J. B'obbett being the
lncky one, winning the first prize, a
large white silk' handkerchief. Then
came the fun of the melon cutting. G
Then songs and speaking took place,
after which all the guests made their bi
departure, announcing Miss: Kath
erine an ideal Entertainer. A
For Quick Relief from Hay Fever
Asthma and summer bronchitis,take
Foley's Honey and Tar. It quickly
relieves the discomfort and suffering ca
and the annoying symptoms disap
pear. It soothes and heals theinflam
edairpassages of the head, throat'
and bronchial tubes. It contains no
opiates and no harmful druge. Refuse
substitutes. Sold by all druggiste. G
OUR NEW FALL AND WINTER GOODS
ARE COMING IN ALMOST EVERY DAY
C.B. COLE& CO.
Our buyer, Miss Janie Cole,
has just returned frpm the,
wholesale market with a nice
line of -
We Mae Fall Dress Goods
Notions a
` ;to.date Let us fit you from
head to foot We are always
glad to show you our goods
Oldest M. BERNSTE Newest
Store ESTABLISHED 1852. Prices
S* 1~All the Week from
pecial Now until Sep. 3
(Prices will Change. Watch this Space.)
Special Offer on Sugar this week
18 lbs. Standard Granulated Sugar............ $1.
18 lbs. Y. C. Sugar. ......... ................ $1.
New Syrup, qt. cans,...........15c 901b Pure Yellow Chops $1.40
New Syrup, ½.gal. cans.......30c 9O)I Wheat Bran .............. $1.40
New Syrup, 1 gal. cans ....... 50 Shorts ..........$1.50
Highest Patent Flour bbl$7.25
Highest Patent Flour bsk7.25 0 Cottonseed Meal, 100 lb sk $1.75
High Pat. Flour 241b sack 90c
1001t C. S. Hulls ............... . 75c
Cream Meal 241b Sack..... 55c
Pearl Meal 241h Sack..... 50c No.2 White Oats 4 bu sek $2.50
Wrapped Bacon.............. 18c Choice Alfalfa Hay bale 80C
Bacon, Extra Clear Sides 17c Choice Prarie Hay bale 45c
Dry Salt Bellies ............. 16C Choice Timothy Hay....... 85c
Gold Brand Hams............... 21c Choice Bermuda Hay..... 70c
Special on - 2 lb. Bucket - - 30c
4 lb. Bucket - - 60c
0ottolene 10 lb. Bucket - $1.40
ORDIRS .FlblD PROMPTLY
Phone 13. Terms: Spot Gash
Local and Personal
O. M. Grisham spent Wednesday in
Clarence on business.
Country syrup in half gallon cans.
Wood Grocer Co.
Let us treat you right. O'Quin &
Gibson.
Try sbme of our fresh mackerel for
breakfast. Wood Grocer Co.
Born to Mr. and Mr. Horace Boyett,
August 23, a daughter.
You will find everything new that's
good at O'Quin & Gibson.
See us for prices on can corn by the
case. Wood Grocer Co.
Rev. L. N. Holmes of Bernice was
a visitor to the city Tuesday.
Ladies' tailored suits at O'Quin &
Gibson.
W. A. Mashaw paid our sister city,
Alexandria, a business visit Tuesday.
The prettiest line of kimona out
ings ever shown at O'Quin & Gibson's.
Ladies' Home Journal Patterns at
Grand Leader Dry Goods Co.
We have the odorless cooking oil in I
cans. Wood Grocer Co. I
Mrs. J. W. Perdue returned home
Saturday from as visit to relatives at
Zwolle.
Our ginghams is the prettiest line
in town. Grand Leader D. G. Co.
Excellence flour is always the same.
You can find it at Wood Grocer Co.
f
.Miss Rabie Cole and Mrs. C. B. Cole i
and baby left Tuesday for Atlanta,
Texas.
Our ginghams are the goods to make (
school dresses. The Grand Leader..
Just received a car Excellence flour
and cream meal from the mill. No
bugs. Wood Grocer Co.,
Mrs. L. M. Feazel of Ruston, is f
visiting Mrs. R. W. Fordyce this
week.
To get a correct fit, get: your 'pat- c
tern at Grand Leader Dry Goods Co.
Lee's Germazone will cure .your
chickens and make them healthy.
Sold by Wood Grocer Co. a
Miss Mate Gibson left Tuesday
for a short visit with relatives at P
Carrol.
We are exclusive agent for WAL
OVER. SHOES. iThe Graind i Leaei
-W. S. Teegardz `iid isn, erol`
~ati~siuKMif
fix lY ',iý
i Miss Lucille Baker and Grady Baker
of Minden are visiting their sister,
Mrs. L. R. Neill, this week.
You can get Kalsmazoo celery at
our store every Friday and Saturday.
Wood Grocer Co.
Chas. Gibson paid a short visit to
relatives at Carroll this week, re
turning Wednesday night.
Misses Edna. Turlerville and Kath
erine and Carrie VanDyke are visiting
friends in Alexandria for a few days.
We are receiving new and fresh
goods every day. Call us up and let
us tell you what we have.
Wood Grocer Co.
T. J. Pinekard, accompanied by
his son, Leonard, went to Montgom
ery Tuesday on a prospecting trip.
Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Thompson, of
Alexandria, were- in town Wednes
day attending a local lodge meeting.
Miss Willie Howard has returned to
her' home at Carrol after a pleasant
visit to her sister Mrs. R. R. Gibson.
After living 'at Eros for several
months R. L. Dillon and family have
returned. to make Winnflield their
future home.
Mrs. E. O. Brown and children
returned yesterday from a two
weeks visit to her parents at Haynes
ville.
Bob Futch returned Thursday from
a week's visit to' the home folks and
friends in Magnolia, Ark., and
reports a grand time.
If ypu want a bargain in shoes
come to the shoe store. My sizes are
complete and my styles are good.-
W. F. Dickerson Shoe Store.
Remember, if you are in need of a
pair of low cut shoes come to the
Shoe Store for- I have:' got a bargain
for y u. FP. -Dickerson Shdre Store.
Mrs.R. 'Z fes@ and children
have returned home from a couple
of months', visit to ,,rlatives in
Bolivar, Tenn.• ` .
Frank Emerson has r:turned from
a lengthy visit to his :mother in
Bolivar, Tenn., and has resumed his
position in-the Phoenix Drug Store.
H. W. Holmes, Sr.,: and daughter,
Mrs. JR. P. Parkevisited the family
of J. D. Holmiessthis week, returning
to. their hoieat Cu. y Thursday.
Rains Interfere.
Supt. C. H. Elliott, of the water
works, states, that the recent rains
have interfered to some extent with
the work of extending the mains of
the water works, the ditches being
filled knee-deep with water. He says
he expects to finish the work by the
end of this week unless more rains
occur. Prior to the wet weather the
work had been moving along nicely.
Home Again.
R. R. Gibson, manager of the
O'Quin & Gibson dry goods store,
returned this week from St. Louis,
where he, assisted by Miss Mary
Hall, bought a mammoth stock of
fall and winter dress goods, notions,
furnishings, etc. These goods are
arriving daily and the public is
cordially invited to call and examine
them. It means something when Mr.
Gibson goes to the market to buy
goods and his customers may look
for the latest and best creations in
all lines.
Bad Negro Shot.
Last Wednesday night Deputy
Sheriffs J. R. Cupp and Ed Crawford
went out on a T. & G. motor car to do
some criminal work up the read.
While they were at the motor-car
house, preparing to go out they heard
shots near by and went to investigate.
A negro by the name of Ed Postell
was found shooting into a negro house
about fifty yards from them, and
Dupty Crawford went to arrest him.
He made fight and retreated behind
the corner of a house and fired two
shot at him. Deputy Cupp then shot
the negro hitting him with thirteen
buckshot. Crawford fired once with
a pistol but missed him. The niegro
is reported dangeronsly wounded,
but it is thought he will recover.
Took all His Money.
Often all a man earns goes to doc
tors or for medicines, to cure a stom
ach, liver or kidney trouble that Dr.
King's New Life Pills would quickly I
cure at slight cost. Best for dyspep
sia, indigestion;, biiousness; constipal
tion, jaundice, malaria and debility.
25e at-all druggists.
Home Mission Social.
The members of the Womans Home
Mission Society were very graciously
entertained at their regular monthly
social, Thursday afternoon, at the
hands of Mrs. W. H. Williams.
As has been the custom for some
time the ladies all worked on a quilt :
which was completed at this meeting
and is now ready to be presented to e
the Methodist Orphanage to help e
comfort the unfortunate;children dur- 8
ing the coming winter months.
During the course of the afternoon
the hostess assisted by her charming
daughter, Miss Audie, served delicious
cream and cake to the following
guests: r
Mesdames, Dr. Kelly, Beldon, A.
L. McDonald, Henry McDonald, Win
lock, Wood, Mixon, Moss and Watts. a
Friom Sickness to "'Excellent Health.''~
So says Mrs. Chas. Lyon, Peoria,:
Ill.: "I found in-your Foley Kidney
Pills a prompt and speedy. cure for
backache and kidney trouble which Ii
bothered me for many moriths, I am g
now enjoying excellent health which at
I owe to Foley Kidney Pills." Sold by ti
all druggists. t1
The success of a man in business -
depends on his attention to little
things.
S, A thousand get rich by; saving,
where one gets rich by speculating,
That person is wise who in youtlh
makes provision for old age. :
A dollar saved. today may be the
foundation of your fortune.
Begin saving today, tomorrow you
may forget it.
Saving, like'spending, is a habit.
The place to put your Savings is
BANK of WINNFIELDi!
Winnfield, La.
Capital $75 000 Surplus $37,500
REISU , CESi: h lF:F L N ,IN t DOLLARS
:ý {!: ~ r .! F "~yi^ : : i wF ''y y.
Northern Capitalists.
r Messrs Geo. Hambly, Wm. Ander
s son, Joe Hamberly, John Hambly, all
h of Chippewa Falls, Wis., were visitors
f to Winnfield Wednesday. It was
g learned that they were in this immed
iate vicinity for the purpose of
e purchasing timber in large quanities.
We Do Not Recommend
Sutherland's Eagle Eye Salve for any
thing but sore eyes. It is a speedy
and harmless cure for granulated lids,
scrofulous sore eyes, styes, weak
eyes and dimness of vision. Sold
everywhere 25e.
, An Enjoyable Occasion.
At the home of Mr. and Mrs H. P.
Long Thursday evening, Aug. 18th,
' Woman's Missionary Union of the
Baptist Church entertained in honor
of Miss Corbitt. An appropriate pro
gram was rendered by the members
of the society and several young
ladies. Punch, cream and cake were
served by the following young ladies:
' Misses Belle and Corinne Milbuirn,
May Tannehill, Nettie and Alma
Wright, Clara Long, Clara McGinty,
Ella Peters and Vara Durham.
A Cold
> Is not necessarily serious, provided it
is taken care of. It is frequently the
starting point of many dangerous dis
eases. When it comes use Dr. Boil's
1 Pine-Tar Honey. Look for the bell
on the bottle.
Gates-Corley.
On Sunday, August 21, a pretty but
quiet wedding occurred at the home
of the brides parents in Winnfield,
when- Miss Indie E. Corley was unit
ed in the holy bonds of wedlock to
Mr. Luther M. Gates, Rev. Dr. J. R.
Edwards of the Baptist Church per
formed the ceremony in his usual
dignified manner. There were maaiy ,
friends present besides relatives.
The bride is the daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. J. F. Corley, of this city,
while the bridegroom is a promising ,.
young business man of Shreveport,:
where they will 'make their' future
home. The Comrade wishes them :
much happiness and prosperity.
Delightful Outing.
On Saturday, August 14th, a ero'wd
of Winnfield's young people enjoyed
a most delightful outing in the:way
of a picnic at the Salt Wells, giveni
by Dr. A. W. Radeseich anud wife Ini
honor of their guests, Misses Sannai=
and Mabel Handy of Monroe..: :
The outing necessitates np. furthier .i
mention t an to say that the ent4
day was one of real pleasureO, wah e-re
an abundance of the "goods" of 'ife
existed, and all things else weroe:
excluded. Those fortunates who are
greatly iudebted to, Doe anrd :Mrs
Radescich, and who join in this ex
pression of their appreciation and the;
fulness of their gratitude for:ithe
many pleasures which will long be
remembered are: Misses Sanna and
Mabel Handy, Hilton Toy, Nettie i
Milam, Myrtle Davis, Ottice fBlarii
and Mrs. Barnes; Messrs. Jack Wal
lace, A. P. Tugwell, Mahlon Durha:a
Slatou, Thomas, Will Oupp and[
Hasson Barnes.
Dr. Bell's Pine.TarHoney::.
Is the best for. coughs, cobldscrOu
grip, whooping· cough, bronchiti'
asthma and all throat and bronchi
troubles. Sold everywhere, look fo
the bell on the bottle. .:·:

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