J. B. FERRAN,
Can supply the town and parish
with the Best and Cheapest Groceries.
He makes special prices to the farmers
on all farming implements.
Heavy Clothing, he offers at Reduced Prices.
SEED POTATOES aage lot at reasonable PRICES.
ONE MORE CHANCE
LOW PRICE TALK
Bleached Cotton one yard wide 5 centa a yard.
Brown Cotton one yard wide 5 cents a yard.
} Brown Sheeting Cotton 8 yards for 1 dollar.
Good Plaid 24 yards for 1 dollar.
In clothing, shoes and hats we have
made a general reduction of 25 per cts.
L. 1. GARDEIAL,
The Cheapest Store In Town.
-Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Bienvenum
returned from New Orleans Wed- I
-The number of strangers who t
came from neighboring towns for c
Mardi Grae was large. a
Mr. H. H. Sandoz, of the Opel- c
ousas Courier, was here Monday 1
and paid us an agreeable visit.
-Mr. Paul J. Fleming left
Thursday for Napoleonville, where
be has secured a position in a 1
-The dredge boat Anchor has
not reached this place yet, neither
have our people moved to have
the dredging done up to Brsaux
--The property of Mr. Chab L.
Lacaze, which was sold by the
sheriff last Saturday, under exe
cutory process was bolght by Mr.
Wm. Berard, for the sum of $735
- -Mr. Henry Vander Cruyeeen,
Editor of the Lafayette Advttia
er was in town Tuesday with his
family, to take in the Mardi *ras
t celebration. Mr. Vander Cruybsen
:! paid ue an appreciated visit
-We have entered the leten
season Wednesday: All pleaares
will cease until Easter Bosauy,
and until that time Catholics ,will
" spend their time in prayer and s-.
-Our citizens begin to thiuk
that the next Legislatae shuald
make Mardi Grea a legal holiday
for St. Martinville. It is a legal
day in New Orleans, why Dat in
St. Martinville also?
-Misses Laura and Jalie a-
tin of Carencro, Miss Claire lab
be of Broussardville, and Miss H.
Olivier of Duchamp's, and Mears
George Melchior, Samuel Brawn,
Edgar Martin of Caremert, lois
Labbe of Broussardville, Paul
Broussard of Breaux Bridge and
Paul Ducrest of St. Martin spent
carnival in our town as guests of
Miss Emma Duchamp.
--Job work in all siyles at this
offic, get samples and prices.
The Victory in the Senate.
Yesterday the amendment to the ,
sundry civil bill, providing for the
payment of the bounty still due on
the sugar crop of 1883 and eight- I
tenths of a cent a pound on the
crop of 1894, passed the Senate by
a majority of eleven votes, in spite
of the vigorous opposition of
Brioe, Hoar, McLaurin and other
prominent Senators. The passage
of the amendment was the result
of the able management of Sena.
tors Blackburn and Marderson,
together with the pressure which
was brought to bear on the Senate
fre· all sections of the country
and the victory thus won, after so
amny reversees, has given the su
gar producers much encourage
It is true that the amendment
does not provide for the payment
of all the bounty which the go
vernment owes the planters, but
the latter realize that the Senate
u nwilling to vote the full
at)eVat, ad therefore were glad
to take what they could get. The
I eight-tenths of a cent per pound
' on the crop of 1894 will enable the
planters, however, to meet their
obligations and save themselves
o from ruin, providing of course,
s the House will agree to the amen
,, dment. What the fate of it will
I be in that body the friends of the
- sugar industry are unable to fore
telL The consensus of opinion is
k that a desperate fght will have to
Sb made to get it through, but if
the House has any regard for jus
,1 tie or fair dealing the bounty
amendment will be agreed to
promptly. The danger, it seems,
lies in the fact that the majority
of the members of the conference
committee are known to be oppo
sad to it, but we are inclined to
blieve, however, that if a deter
mined fight is made in the House
ithe justioe to which the sugar pro
d ducers are entitled will be gran
t led. --States.
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for? Became you wat to getwell,.
a lsp well, of course. Rmaember
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osaparilla guarantees a ecemple
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t advertised and it honestly CU R I
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m mrely tlot hmyearina w an de m
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tO ad had several ph ysicians
- tde o tha u bsWro
when I had taken tree bo i
enar hur prfi e ll.
S remarkLblle crme, and edlal resin.
to all who have catarb.-" _Bau Haci, i
Carter Btreet, Boehester, 1. Y.
- HOOD'S PILLS s-- puely wemITabe, bsa
Met purpe, palo er gripe. -old byH Il 4n
Just received a
New Stock new stock of goods
in all lines, all de.
New Goo spartments are now
I will reduced and special prices the
coming week. Goods cheaper than
ever known before.
Novelties .e have a complete stock of 1.
dies pods of the latest styles.
I HAVE A LARGE STOCK OF
CLOTmHIN AND SHOES.
I(ANSSA N S - ,'SL* US'
FvýE o°Arg ALBERS RATES
V I TALIZER
60LD AT SODA ýOUNTAINS
f.... .. º oow
ý I L OE,.15M"IrU,,L.. EEMI LImA~rOWý ,
N.A DIALI$ 9 SOLO -o 100A -o-NT*,N -
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Ketso and Shelburn,
.. asioo . .
a SA* TNAssr, ON. i.
'sXWVo at the awr.
Luahns and Oyters in all styles,
S0aumbo Every Saturday and Sunday Night,.
8ELLNG OUT. GIVEN AWAY.
BELOW COST PRICE,'
THE FAURIES GENERAL MER
HURRY AND QgIT YOUR BARGAINS,
FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED.
garb. aalcemrnal, Agent.
TO CLOSE IT OUT, I WILL SELL
NY STXOOKOF CLOTHING AT A
. + U 7IONOF
4 50 cent. *+
All olther goods have been red
B ced to meet all competition and hlMa
times. -:- :- :. .
;nrs. F: Rousseau,
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