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reatest Slaughter Sale of the Season !
Follow the track of the fleet-footed thor
oughbred and heed the clarion notes of his
graceful rider "Go to Barrett's Always for
Bargains.' ' In order to make room for our
new Fall Stock vhich will begin to arrive July
5th, we have determined to offer all goods at
prices that will practically put competition out
of business. For months we have been buy
ing and planning for this great event, carefully
collecting brilliant bargains, and the most su
perb, the grandest values ever offered the pub
lic are now within easy reach. We are in the
lead to remain, others are out of the race.
Money, nerve and a determination to do bus
iness are three important factors that entered
into this great stroke of ours, and that we will
be rewarded for our labor and outlay, and at
the same time benefit the people of Hardeman
5,000 yards best quality Calico,
cents elsewhere, latest designs and beet
5 cents per yard.
10,000 yards best quality Brown
cents, offered at 5 cents. To day these goods are worth more at the
factory than we ask.
12,000 yards Lawn and Organdies,
from 15 to 50 cents, will close out at the remarkably low priceof lOcents.
5,000 yards good Cotton Checks, reduced from 10 to G cents.
4,000 yards Bleached Domestic, former price 10 to 12i cents, we offerv
at 7 cents.
2,000 yards nice Percales, worth
100 pair Lace Curtains, reduced from Si. 50 and 2.00 to 99 cents, a.
100 White Bed Spreads, worth $1.50, for only 9S cents.
25 nice White Bed Spreads, formely sold for $1.75, now 1.00.
25 nicer White Bed Spreads, original price &2.0G and $2.50 will go at;
flfOur Grocery Department is always full and complete,
ses, etc., and sell at rock-bottom prices. Call and see us.
Nothing laid away or set aside, and no goods exchanged in this sale
The Bolivar Bulletin.
Progress Telephone No. 17.
j Local News-c
Frank Neely is attending the
II. S. Crawford visited Jack
son last week.
Otho Mashburn U
from St. Louis.
Miss Irene Yancey is
Miss Anna Tate.
Mrs. James Withers ha3 re
turned to Jackson.
Guy Irby is visiting his parents
in the 4th district.
Mrs. M. A. Neilson is visiting
in Charlottesville, Va.
Will White and wife are visit
ing at Hickory Flat, Mis.
J. W. Barber aud wife, of La
Grange, Tenn , visited Bolivar this
Mr. and Mrs. J. A. WTilson, of
Whiteville, were here the first of
Mrs. Mary Paine, of Memphis,
was the guest of Bolivar friends
Mr. and Mrs. Cullen Elliotte
and little daughter, have returned,
Mrs. H. W. Gleaves and chil
dren, of Paducah, Ky., are visiting
Mrs. S. L. Jewell and Master
Lewis Jewell left Thursday morning
for Clinton, Ky.
Mre.Richard Yancey and child
ren, of Nashville, are guests of
Mrs. Tempe Tate.
The annual picnic of the Pres
byterian Snuday School was given
at Dunlap Wednesday.
Jim Thompson, night watch
at the Hospital, visited relatives
near Middleton this week.
Miss Cora Thompson who has
been in Chicago for several weeks
is expected home this week.
Dr. and. Mrs. B. V. Hudson at
tended the Camp Meeting at Rogers'
Springs the first of the week.
can't be bought for less than G or l(
brands, any piece in the house at
Domestic, former price CA and lt
which were considered bargains at
from 12i to 15 cents, we will close aS
Mrs. Clarence Beasely and
son3, from Huntsville, Ala., are
vibiting Mrs. B. V. Hudson.
J. P. Mitchell spent several
days in Memphis the first of the
week on important business.
W. II. Durham and wife, of
St.Ltpuis, are visiting their revives,
Dr. and Mrs. Wm. Thompson.
The twelve year old son of
Mrs. Milton Cross died Saturday in
the 5lh district of typhoid fever.
Why not buy Tinware that
is guaranteed not to rust?
Durrett has it.
Dr. J. W. Nuckolls and son,
Will, -and T. W. Tate, of Toone,
were iii town Tuesday on business.
Mesdames O. M. Grisham, Ed
gar Galloway, Miss Mary Eemersou,
Messrs. James and Frank Emerson
are attending the Fair.
Mrs. Oglesby and son "have re
turned to Winnfield, La. They
were accompanied by Miss Ethel
Mrs. Kittie Newbern, of Mem
phis, and Mrs. John Newbern, 'of
Trenton, are guest of Mr. and Mrs.
T. D. Newbern.
G. W. l-ennell, the popular
County Court Clerk of Tipton Coun
ty, and his daughter, Miss Blanche,
were in the city Wednesday.
The following is the meteoro
logical report for July : Maximum
SG, minimum CG, mean 76, rain fall
4.G4 inches. Average .14.
We are offering some very
great bargains in several
lines. Come and see.
P. M. Robinson, a well known
and popular citizen of the 15th dis
ti ict. died Saturday at his home in
Cloverport, aged about 55 years
We are requested to announce
thit there will be no services at
Shandy next Sunday, but services
will be held on the second Sunday.
We are showing best line
of Pocket Knives and Table
Cutlery ever shown in Boli
var. DUKRETT 8
Mr. and Mrs. J. V. Young and
little son expect to leave to-day for
New Augusta, Miss., where Mr.
Young has a position as telegraph
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Will close out our
'the price, now 2G
200 Ladies Mushn
.and embrodery, worth irom $2 00 to $2.50 we offer at $1
twnat they will bring.
N$1.00 to 49 cents.
100 Ladies' and
'and $1.00, now 23ecms.
T.!lfB, M 3 ml k prc)i
'offer for 10 cents.
1,000 Men's fine
'75 cents to $1.00,
500 pair Men s aud
'ana consiaereu oargaius, nave Deen reuueeu m price io
i ' x it
)U.OO per pair.
Ernest Wheeler has returned
from St. Louis. v
From one fourteenth of an
acre, G. T. Ingram raised thirty
three bushels of onion sets. These
sets are quoted in the market at
$4.00 per bushel.
John A. McKinuie, Superin
tendent of the Hospital farm, who
was kicked on the foot by a mule
about two weeks ago, has suflicient-
y recovered to return to bis duties.
Ruth, infant daughter of Mr.
Mrs. J. V. Young, died Saturday
after an illness of three weeks, at
the residence of Mr. K. E. Hornsby
in Bolivar and was buried Sunday
at Walnut Grove.
We are requested to announce
that a protracted meeting will be
gin in the Baptist Church at Hicko
ry Valley, August 4th. The pas
tor, J. W. Reed, will be assisted by
Rev. W. E. Neill.
A Camp Meeting is being held at
Rogers' Springs under the manige-
rnentof Revs. J. W. Blackard and
G. T. Sullivan, of the Memphis
Conference M. E. Church South.
Prerching by Rev. J. W. Holcomb.
Attention, Kjjights Pythias
All members of Tennyson Lodge
whether in good standing or not
are requested to meet in the Castle
Hall next Monday night, to consid
er important business.
At the August term of County
Court, W S.Nuckolls was appoint
ed administrator of estate of Jno.
W. Tate, deceased; J. R. Webb
was appointed - administrator of
minor heirs of G. W. Thompson,
The following is the scholaetic
population of Bolivar as just com
piled by Enumerator John R.
Coates: Number of white males
81, white females 68; colored males
66, colored females 77 total num
ber school children 292.
The announcement of the death
of Rev. E. B. McNeil, which occur
red at hia home in Jackson Tuesday,
will be read with sorrow by many
friends in Hardeman County. For
a number of years, Mr, McNeil was
pastor of the Baptist church here.
He. was born at Winchesttr, Tenn.,
and was 67 Years of acre. Six son9
and a wife survive him.
large stock of Table Linen, 50 and
Uwderware Skirts, beautifully tummed with lace.
100 Ladies' Woolen Dress Patterns, slightly soiled,
100 Ladies lacetutnmed Muslin Gowns, reduced from
Large stock Ladiew' Silk and Corduroy Skirts at your
Misses' Corsets slightly soiled, original
i p f a in friillpRH vatintr at nnlu 3 fpntH
10,000 yards beautiful Embroidery, worth from 25 to
Negligee Shirts, in sty'nh colors, readi'y worth froro(
our price 50 cents.
Ladies' Shoes and Slippers, sold for
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Our Middleburg correspondent,
in last week's Bulletin, annouueed
that a series of meetings would be
gin there next Sunday, and that
dinner would be served on the
grounds. So far as the date of the
meeting is concerned, our corres
pondent was correct, but we are
requested to state that no dinner
will be served.
The Methodist Church had a
narrow escape from burning Sunday
night. After the congregation had
been dismissed, the sexton be
gan to extinguish the lights, which
consist of lamps burning coal oil,
strung upon wires. In lowering
one of the lights, the wire broke,
the lamp fell on the floor, bursted
and the flames rapidly spread over
the carpets. The alarm was quick
ly given and promptly responded to.
The damage .was slight.
Barrett's great slaughter sale,
which has been on for the past
month, has been of great benefit to
those who have taken advantage of
lis spjendid bargains. It has been
the means of saving many dollars to
the people. Many articles in his
stock are sold below cost price.
This sale will only continue a few
days longer and he is determined it
possible to make a clean sweep of
everything in order to make room
for new fall stock Prices are no
object at Barrett's now. Call and
Just received an immense
carload of Salt th at we are
offering for sale very cheap,
in order to make room for
more goods. Wheeler's.
TheGrand Juuction Marble and
Stone Works, C. J. Rogers & Sons,
proprietors, enjoy a large business,
and justly so, because of the beauty
and artistic finish of their work and
the exceedingly low prices at which
it is sold. The senior member of
this firm is master of his profession
and nothing is allowed to go out of
the shop, from a simple head stone
to a costly monument, unless he
pronounces it perfect. They buy
direct from the quarries in car load
lots and have splendid shipping
facilities, being located at the cross
ing of two of the most important
roads ia the South. If you need
anything in their line, communicate
60 cents once()j
will be sold for.
75 cents and'
price 75 cenUv
50 cents, we now
$2.00 and $2.50,1
me srnaii sum oi-v
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We have just received a carload of Flour, Meat, Molas-
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and adjoining counties we feel sure. Always
alert, ever watchful of my own and the peo
ples' interests, we have heretofore offered in
ducements that have never been equaled, but
this grand sale is a master-stroke. It will
commence on Saturday morning, June 25th,
at 8 o'clock, and will continue 60 days only.
Bear in mind the fact that this is a spot cash
sale and not one cent's worth will be charged
at these prices. From Mississippi to the
Madison line, from the borders of Fayette to
the hills of McNairy, the news of this great
est of all sales has spread upon the wings of
the wind, and the crowds are coming. We
are delighted to welcome them and will see
that they are promptly served by our compe
tent corps of courteous salesmen. Read below
some of the values that will stagger other dealers.
100 dozen papers Pins, 1 cent per paper.
We have 300 pair Ladies' Shoes and Slipper that we will closest 50
1000 pair Ladies' fine French Heel Slippers at actual cost.
Men's Working Gloves that we formely sold at 75 cents now go at
remely low price of $5.00 per suit.
first class make up, new and up to date
We will put on the counter 200 Boy s Kuee Suits, and let them go for
what they will bring.
300 Men's Trousers, bought from one of the best houses in New York
City, we will close out at from $1.50
t,000 Men s Felt Hats, different
These Hats, formerly sold at $2.50 to
attractive inducements of this great sale.
25 Rolls of nice Matting at actual cost.
2 dozen Bowls and Pitchers, worth from $1.50 to $2.00 you can buy
for 9S cents.
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These good are the latest style,
and this price is a genuine bargain.
to 3.00 worth doable the money.
shades, late styles, only $1.00 each.
$3.00. This is one of the most
Rev. G. W. Bachman and
wife, of Winona, Miss., have been
the guests recently of the family of
Mr. R. N. Mitchell. Mr. Bachman
preached in the Methodist Church
Sunday morning and night. In
861 he had charge, of what was
known as the La Grange Circuit,
embracing the teriitory between the
old Memphis and Charleston rail
road on the south to Hatchie liver
on the north. In that year, Boli
var was made a station. Mr. Bach-.
man is an intelligent gentleman and
his reminisce ices of forty years ago
are Quite interesting.
On Wednesday the Misses
Bills made a most delightful devia
tion from the customary afternoon
hours of club meeting by assembling
their guests for a morning game of
Euchre. The tables were arrsnsed
n the upacious old time parlors and
the games were played with .such
zest that old sol and palmettoes
were forgotten for the time. The
ast game was not played until the
noon hour was near and a final count
proved Mrs. Farrar, of New Or-
eans, the winner of one prize, a
beautiful Japanese fan and Miss
Morrison, of Texas, was awarded a
set of embroidered collar and cuffs.
A three course luncheon was dainti
Between Bolivar aud Dunlap
Springs a gold medal, inscribed
with monogram "S. K. S.," beneath
which appear the figures '1901."
Return to G. T. 'Ingram and re
Free Trip to World's Pair.
Result of 14th week of P. F. Wilkinson & Sons'
'Popular Lady Contest."
Miss Altie Milfltead... .. ....... 227
Miss Pesrl Taylor............... 40
Miss Pearl Savage 80
Miss Ella Crawford..... .... .. 58
Miss Norvelle Whiten ton 70
Miss Aneva Black ... ..20
Miss Lucille McDaniel-.. 38
Miss Ella Mitchell.. JL 115
Miss Ella Pirtle . 73
Miss Jennie MitchelU... .......25
HissMattye Cochrane 65
Miss Dickens Caru there ... 44
Miss Mattie Clinton ......1
Miss Ethel Campbell 2
Miss Lucy Dorris .li2 .
Miss Lillie Pegg . .. '
Miss May Smith 2W
Miss Margie Hudson 27
Miss Belle Pirtle . .t.28
Miss iTy Breeden 33
Miss Jennie Vincent 82
Miss Nannie Doyle 6
Miss Lillian Harris . .. .7
"A11 persons holding tickets are requested t
turn them in.