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The Merchant Prince of IBolivai
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Under the roof of my three
story Brick: Building Fashion's
Fairest Fancies Blossom in all 1
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A Collection of Creations that calls j
forth commendation from the masses and j
creates consternation among would-be j
Competitors, embracing the consumma- j
tion of high art, the acme of skilled j
Commencing Saturday morning, March 30th, promptly at the hour of 10 o'clock, I will a feast of bargains unfold,
the lightest one of which will harrow up the souls of those whom 1 have long since outstripped in the Dry Goods busi
iness, and will be hailed with pleasure and delight by the people, whose faithful friend I have ever been and ever expect
to be. My stock embraces 830,000 worth of goods. This season's goods are simply superb, and a magnificent collec
tion can be found at my great department store. Knowing the wants of my customers, backed by experience and money,
I entered the market well posted, free and unfettered and reaped a harvest of values, the like of which has never before
been ofierea to the public. I he beautiful display in my show windows fa small sample of my marvelous stock") has
already attracted attention and admiration and customers are flocking- in by scores. They come on foot, on horse-back,
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in wagons, buggies, carriages, crowding our front and rear entrances with placards on their wagons "Headed for
Barrett's, the Great Bargain Giver of BoJivar." Come you are thrice welcome and may the crowd increase! 1 have
something for everybody plow gear, saddles and bridles for the farmers, silks and laces for the ladies, neckwear, head
wear and backwear for the young men and a few good cow hides for the boys, suitable for all ages.
We want everybody to visit us, whether you buy or not. Come when you please, stay as long as you wish. If you have never bought a dime's worth of us and never expect to, it
matters not the same invitation is extended to you. If we cannot get your patronage, we want your friendships Read below a few of the many great values we offer.
Dry Goods Departments
r00 pes. Calico, best grades,
4 1 to 5c.
10,000 yards Brown Domes
tic, 5c cant be bought in
town under G or Gic.
100 pes. Scotch Lawn, best!
100 pes. Lawns and Organdies
new colors, 10 to 25c.
100 pes. White Goods bought
at bankrupt sale, will close
at from 5 to 10c
100 Duck and Linen Skirts,
Everything late in Embroid-
cries, Yokeings and Laces.
Late styles in Woolen Goods.
Richest, most beautiful and attractive line of Silks and
Satins ever shown in Bolivar.
200 Ladies' Silk and Satin Tailor-made Skirts late and up
to date. Also handsome line Silk "Waists to match. As
stylish as can be found in any city.
Ladies' 'Ready-made Underwear, large assortment.
Handsome line Ladies' Fancy Hosiery, in Silk and Lisle
Thread, all colors.
Ladies' Belts and Ties, large stock, late novelties.
Lace Curtains, enough to beautify every home in Hardeman
Ladies' i'aiasols in all shades.
We are agents for these celebrated Corsets, given up to
be the best on the market. We handle both the girdle and
straight front and buy direct from the factory at Kalama
Our second floor is devoted princi
pally to this department, and our
present stock is by long odds the
largest, most attractive in style,
quality and price we have ever
100 IJoys' Knee Pants from 50c to
100 Coys' Knee Suits from 73c to
300 Men's Suits from 3.50 to 15.00.
100 Men's nice Suits from $7.50 to
200 Men's Tailor made Suits from
10.00 to 13.00.
500 pairs nice Pants, bought from
New York manufacturer at re
duced price, from $ 1.50 to 15.00.
Overalls and Jumpers, union made,
from .50 to $1.00.
We have them
in all styles and
shapes to fit every
figure, and every
corset is sold
under this most
"Money refunded after four
weeks' trial if corset is not
Look for this
Trade Mark on
inside of corset
and on box. ' 4bV
KALAMAZOO CORSET CO.
Sole Makers. Kalamazoo, Mich.
Gents' Furnishing Goods
IN THIS LINE WE ARE HEADQUARTERS.
200 dozen Gents' fine Shirts (Manhattan, Monarch and
Triumph) in all colors, bought direct from factory, rang
ing in price from 50c to 1.50, finest line in the city.
Neckwear and Hosiery in endless variety. We carry all
the late styles in Colars and Cuffs. This line is . one of
Hats Hats Hats
Immense line Felt, both
soft and stiff, and Straws
by the thousands in all the
latest shapes. We carry in
stock the celebrated Swann
Brand, the best hat made.
We keep right up to the
minute in the hat line, which is one of our specialties.
We have a car load of
Shoes, the largest shipment
ever made over the Illinois
Central at any one time to a
retail dealer. These Shoes
were purchased when facto
ries were in need of money,
consequent!' great bargains
500 pairs Ladies' Shoes, worth from $1.50 to 2.00, will be
placed on the counter and sold at 1.00 per pair.
300 pairs Men's nice front-lace Shoes from 1.50 to $2.00.
500 pairs Men's Shoes, all the late styles in vici, patent
leather and calf, fiom the celebrated factories of Smith &
Stonhton. Rrown Shoe Co.. and Roberts. Johnson &
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We have a most beautiful line of Ladies' fine Shoes and
Slippers, in patent leather and kid, including 500 pairs
Ladies' Slippers bought at Eastern bankrupt sale, that
we will close at 50e per pair worth double the money.
Furniture, Matting, Trunks, Valises, Bridles and
My stock in all of these lines is full and complete. We
buy Furniture by the car load, and carry everything from
a bed room suit to a baby chair.
Just received 50 rolls of Matting, nobby and new, im
ported direct from Japan.
Ten thousand Gross Ties,
delivered on the Illinois Cen
tral anywhere between Jack
son and Bolivar. Will pay
highest market price-
Will also buy Chickens,
Eggs, Beeswax, Wool, Stock
Peas, in fact everything the
farmer has to sell. .
We are agents for a large
Planing Mill, and can furnish
Good Pine Lumber in any
quantity on short notice.
FOR SALE One second
hand Phseton, in good condi
tion, at a bargain.
Everything in this branch of my business, to which my
first floor is devoted, is bought in car load lots. Just re
ceived one car load of Flour, at prices that will sell itself.
Also car loads of Corn, Bran and Oats. We keep in stock
at all times a full line of Meat, Molasses, Sugar, Coffee in
fact everything in the heavy grocery line.
Free Railroad Fare
Customers from the following places, who trade to the
amounts mentioned below, will call at my office and get
HICKORY y ALLEY. 15.
MED ON 20.
We highly appreciate the
very liberal patronage that
has been extended to us in
the past, and hereafter we
will make greater eiforts than
ever to merit a continuation
If we have failed to men
tion anything you need, come
and see us; we either have it
or can get it for you. Our
store is open irom 6 o clock
in the morning until 12
GRAND JUNCTION. . .$15. iu UiUb mul' auf CX
MIDDLEBURG. 10. a competent corps of sales-
TEAG0E i5.jmenwho are ever ready.to
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