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THE WEEKLY MESENGER,
L.LL KTNDS OF JOB PRINTING .1 r STICE TO ALL S UsscarrIron $(1 PER ANNUM
VOLUME 34. ST. MARTINI ILIE. LA.. DECEMBER 27, W19l!. NMIRER 46
Happy New Year to all
We wish to thanks all for the patro.
nape given us during the year, and we
hope to again serve you during the
coming year. s
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NO use arguing about it, or making chin-music in a
minor key! If you've got the jimmy-pipe or ciga
rette makin's notion cornered in your smokeappetite, slip
it a few liberal loads of Prince Albertl
Boiled down to regular old between-us-man-talk,
Prince Albert kicks the "pip" right out of a pipe!
Puts pipe pleasure into the 24-hours-a-day joy'us class!
Makes cigarette rolling the toppiest of sportsl P. A. is so
fragrant, so fascinating in flavor, so refreshing!
Prince Albert can't bite your tongue or parch your
throat! You go as far as you like according to your smokei
upirit Our exclusive patented process cuts out bite and
hI d .,a--@d-tht cTbacc Compin ai, ,Irstme ,C , ~lkde h i
ipgs metee v tm s tea t~f hpe th t..... i . each erfect cwsdioN.
It J. Reynki Tobacc o Company, Winton-Saln, N. C.
OF ALL KINDS. w.
New Year Cards. CoPYR
Duchamp Hardware eo
Stock Holders Notice.
The Stock holders of the Bank
of St. lMartinville are hereby noti
fied that the annual meeting of
the Stockholders of this Bank will
be Ield at the banking rooms on
Tuesday .January 13th., 1902, for
the purpose of electing a Board of
l)irectors for the year 1920, at i p
Albert Bienvsnu, Cashier.
The weather was so ihad all day
last Sunday that every body was
forced to remain in doors.-_
A large niml,,er of our people
who, are attendi, sch'ool and thost
nem'l, ,3i (i ul.,uw Ii-ee are home for
- The had weuther has seriously
set.hlad the work of gravelling tlhe
streets of the town, which was get
ting well under way.
If it be true, as the trade an
nouncnment ,nys. that there are to
lie new (Iresb ·tylen for women
every monlth in the year. then no.
Ird\ t,!t a very wealthy nman will
Ihe alde to ever consider the idea
Thlo pe,-ipl of the Terrace Co.,
uidel- tihe mana Cement of Mr. C.
E C('n e-; are very busy with the
irrieatioi canal and other work.
whichi al,- I,ºeing pshlled a, rapidly
as I" ...ill- in order to vet the
j;I 1uni1wln- ulrlnt anId a.nal realdy
wheJn the pumlinu season will
),Don't delay iii payiniz your poll
tax. It is imlportant Ihat this ci
vie ulity bIe perforucmd if you want
to .i:alify a as voter inm tile coming
pjrimiry ,and -ener.rI el,-ction. In 1
addition to being registered you
must have your p il tax of 1918
and I19!11 if you want to exercise
your franchise rights at the Iills.
House and large lot inear the
lIhouse of Mr. Arthur Jerard, on
Eastini street. will sell cheap.
Mrs. W. B. Eastin.
nhie inner tube and casing 33x4
(oodlyear diamond, lost between
New Iberia and Parks. Reward if
B. N. Sweeney,
WANTEI): Agents for St. Mar
tinville and vicinit y. G(od pro-.
[Ixsiti,,. LPrev-ious experiene ui- n.
Stcssary. Free S'lcho(il of Instrume.
l tion. AdilIesss limnsachl etts ,ond
inr and lusu raice .- 'unpamny. Ac.
'cidluit and HeIelth I)epimrtmeunt
\iihie' ' I 'apital %I '.SS10 11
-The merchants this week had
very attractive show windows, and
none ceuld pass them without stop
ping and look at thetm.
Another reason why a man loves
lhis old slhoei is because he kniowe
th;Lt new, ies will put an awful
crimp in his pocket-book.
Now that cotton is woith more
than wool may explain why you
have so much trouble in getiing
-Mr. O. J. Durand has just in.
stalled a Delco light plant on his
plantation, which kives him all the
electric lights he needs on his big
plantation which is liningF improv
ed with every thing that is up-to.
PROFIT SHARING IlMPS
KEEP LABOR ON FM
Farmers who employ labor "dn a
proft-sharing basis have nlot suffered
from a shortage of labor, according
to J. Frank Harbert, farm help sp.
tialist for Louisiana. in the employ
f, th* United States Department of
Agriculture cooperatlng a ith the Ex
tension Dilviion, Louisiana State Un-,
versi'y. The plan of profit-sharlnlg
will solve the farm labor problem,
says Mr. Harbert. Give the tenant
an opportunity to raise hogs, chick.
ens, etc.. of his own and he will take
a real interest i*. his work 1r4d in thi
farm Then when' he is offered fve
or six dollars a day for outside work
he will refuse with the yleas that he
has interests of his own to look at
The common method of profit-shar.
hits in the South is for the landlord
to furnish land, teams, farming Im
plements and house for the tenant
while the tenant furnishes the labor.
The tenant then gets one-half of the
Mr. Harbert advocates firmness,
kildness and sympathy In deailn
with farm help and giving thm a
opportunity to raise something fto
He sure to order your Hlilday
Cakes in advance from I, . V'. Si
666 cures Malaria, (hills and
Fever, t:r Hilious Fever, by
kiiling the iarasite caeising
the fever. Fine Strenghthein
ing tonic.. .