THE WEEKLY MESSENGER,
ALL KINDS OF JOB PRINTING } JUSTICE TO ALL L SUBSCrrlon $1,00 PER ANNUM
VOLUME XXVII. ST. MARTIN VILLE, LA.. DECEMBER 28, 1912. NUMsBE 44
A HAPPY NEW YEAR
I desire to thank the people of this vicinity for their n
liberal patronage throughout the past year. Their
kind indulgence and appreciation is remembered.
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T$ TlE JEWELER
) n. P. FOURNET,
) Wholesale and Commission,
Rail Road Avenue,
ST. MARTINVILLE, LOUISIANA.
I 1)o ilot barrow your neighbors paper this year, subscribe
for it yourself, it cost so little, $1.oo for the wlholc ear ....
BANK OF ST. MARTINVILLE
Capital, Surpuls and Profits $66,849,85
Total Assets - - 8276,409,67
Makes loans at 8 per ceL. discount. Pays 4
per cent. interest on time deposits, and 3 per
cent. interest on savings deposits.
HAS BEST FAOILITIES TO A000MMODATE IT8 CUSTOMERS.
TRY AN ACOOUNT WITH THIS BANK.
Laiizaire Bienvenu, oo4F IrFlrs e It a-pretes-.
Woodmen Elect Officers.
The Cottonwood Camp No. 134
of the W. O. W., elected the fol
lowing officers at their last meet
ing: C. C., A. C. Gauthier; Ad.
Lieut., R F Barras; Banker, L. J.
Duchamp, Clerk, R, P. Halphen;
Escort, B. S. Dessence; Watch
man, V. Barras; Sentry, L. P.
Moity; Physician, Dr. W. P. Tilly;
Managers: 1. C. Delaboussays, I.
Bienvena, Alberie Delaono.
Mr. P. J. Fleming was selected
a delegate to the Head Camp
which will bold its meeting in Ba
ton Rouge next year.
Could Shout For Joy.
"I want to thank you from the bottom
if my heart," wrote C. B. Rader, of Lew
isburg, W. Va.. "for the wonderful dou
tble benefit I got from Electric. Bitters.
in curing me of both a severe case of OP
stomach trouble and of rlheumatitm,
from which I had been an almost help
less sufferer for ten years. It suited my
case as though made just for me." For
,Ispepsia. indigestion. jaundice, and to
rid the system of kidney poisons that
cause rheumatism. Electric Bitters have
,io equal. Try them. Every bottle is
guaranteed to satisfy. Only 50c at all
Delralcoirt Benjamin, an old
negro was killed at Cypress Island
iset Friday by his eon-in-law, a -
young negrao named A. JeauLouis.
Benjamin and his sun-in-law had
trouble about a debt and wanted
to leave the plantation of his
father-in-law during the night,
when the killing resulted. The
negro escaped but was arrested the
next day by Sheriff Martin and lie
is now in jail -o answer for the
killing. Benjamin was shot
through the mouth and instantly
killed. The prople of that section
looked upon Benjamin as a mean
nman and the son-in-law as weak
Foils A Foul Plot.
Whlaen a shameful plot exists between
liver aind bowels to cause distress by re
rfusing to act, take Dr. King's New Life
Pill'. and end such abuses of your svs
tern. They gently conmpel right action
.f stomachl, liver and bewels. and restore
•eour health and all good feelings. 25e
at all druggists.
- At Itlree o'clock last Sunday
eivii ing a pretty and imposing cer
rninny was performed at the Cath
li Chlurch, which was the ble-a
int; of the Way of tho Crose, which
1,ise icmported from Frauce~ by Fita
1:t,,r T'Ihebanult about three years
g I 'his Way of the Cross is
sidI to Ihe eLe of the prettiest in
Si!,,. stan!. I Ite blesaitig cereremnon
n «. comn1l etci by Fath rrs Meri-ii
Ceucl Ui tel.
',,n will Liitd that dlruggisl s everyV
ih Ihre speak wellt of C" I a il bi e r I a i,'
cwl Itiemellly. They klow fromt lenag
ex rlii n cl in tle sale of it that in ras' -
f tl,,igl u ~h nlld C,)lis it can al v, l ie ide
ieei eld Ul ,ll. al that it ic pelea-a t and
II afe te t lake. F'oIr sale bay all et uggists.
'I his is thlle season for tranespa ai
ti:eg fruit tr ees While tree's uary
lee set either in spring or fall, ear
'ly fell is Ireferable in most setc
tioals of the Southwest. -- Farm
I make this my applicatteen to the
M avor ail Council of the \illage of
Parks. fir a license to comduct a bar
roim for white persons in said Vilage
of Parks. cimmeucidg on the 1st day of
s Jauunary 1913.
Nov. 3, 1912. JOeEP.S SOLABI.
THE HOLIDAY STORE
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Duchampfi Hardware Co '
No delusion, but the right kind of i
. goods at the right price. W e do not .
claim the world but brush aside all
For every cash purchase of $2 during ii
Christmas week we will give one first i
class 50c clothe brush free.
All kinds of Holiday presents and toys. i
Be sure to get our prices before you buy.il
TRAIN DE LUXB
New Orleans, Los Angeles,
Weekly - Commencing January 2, 1913
West Bound Ea-t Bound
Lv. New Orleans 1,;z p. m. Lv. San Fralcisco 6.00 p. m.
Ar. Los Angeles 8:44 ip. m. Lv. Los Angeles 8:15 a. m.
Satut day HWeldnesdays
Ar. San Fra'cisco 11.1) i an. Ar New Orleans 7:20 p. m.
Sodid all ste.. l rain of lates( ., d c,,untructlion. Standard 'Pullman aleepers,
wi'h ",ectiun, conmpaiUrtmnts I ,d truawiug raiams· . Dining and observation cars.
El, ctri lii!.t uu fun. throuji nu:. Stcnographer, harb,.r I hower bath. s
die.- : i,. l manuicurist anud hair d-,..r, cilotie presaiung outitand vacuumcleaner.
Iat t and mn,-I .1p-to dut, ,,.uin in thie ;nitatd States.
1Extra far-e will I, .htrge I .r addlitiaonal |axuries and comforla afforded.
)t her tirat-clant trrain I w,.., New (Olanu and Pacific ('oast.
SUNSET EXPRESS 1 DAILY
r. SEE AGENT,. SOCUrIIEIIN PACIFI' FO' FU:ITHEIR INFOIhMArlIONI
J. H. R. PARSONS, A. G. LITTLE,
:ea. Pas. Ag., New Orleans Dir. Pa t . Lake Charle
Bieanut ifal I hlu.trated Literatu! FaIrnishn ,l in Iatunatnt
"THE OUTH'S CREATEST LE COLLEGE.
SCHOOL OF BUSINESS.. OULS COL GE
NEW ORLEANS, LA.
Should be given the best trainlng to pre
pare them for nuccess in business.
Personal Instruction. Pree *mploy
t ment Department. Complete College
Bank. College Store and Wholesail
FNo misrepresentations to secure stu
dents. Through the success of it
22000 former students. Soule College
is recognised everywhere as a Wide
Awake. Practical. Popular and Iuc
O2O. SOULS SONS.
oo aripncits of Sandy land, with i nprovemcnts
thereon, situatedt near S. P. Main line.
- , mile from l)uchamp Station
S mile from Cade
- mile from Smedes Refinery.
For particulars apply to
Will sell on terms. St. Martinville, La.
SAlso 40 acres iml)roved land, three derricks within
i 6 acres, tor sale on terms.
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