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HE matchless leader of low prices, the Merchant Prince of Bolivar, the Sleepless Sentinel, who keeps vigil upon the watch tower by day and by night, is back
from market with the brightest, most brilliant and beautiful stock ever offered to the people of Hardeman, Chester and adjoining counties. Commencing Saturday
morning, October 8th, at the hour of 10 o'clock, a $40,000 stock of goods in all of its grandeur and glory will be thrown upon the market at prices that will put
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an index to the vast and varied stock within. We buy only in carload lots and special trains are run for our exclusive benefit. As they whirl and whistle through the
country, all bearing the name of BARRETT, headed for Bolivar, Tenn., they naturally attract attention, but the greatest attraction lies in the splendid bargains
they carry. Great and glorious is the display, marvelous and wonderful the low prices that prevail. Our red-hot, live-wire offerings are death blows to those who tollow
where we lead. Our goods are new, just from the centers of fashion, the product of the highest artistic skill. They are the most beautiful, stylish and handsome ever shown
in this market, and the prices are the lowest on record. This combination, good goods and low prices, works like magic and the people are not slow to appreciate it. 1 hey are
coming from far and near to our store in carriages, buggies, wagons, on horseback and afoot. Our front and rear entrances are crowded and our competent, courteous corps ot
salesmen are kept busy from the dawn of day until the midnight hour. Scatter the news of Barrett and his bargains to the winds and let the crowds come. We will care tor
them, no matter how large or how long they remain. We mention only a few articles to give you an idea of what we carry in stock:
500 pieces Calico, very highest grade 5c
10,000 yards best quality Brown Domestics 5c
Beautiful stock fine Suitings for ladies, all the latest novelties.
Handsome stock of Broadcloth, different shades and colors.
Great bargains in a hundred pieces of Outings, bought from
the mills last February before the advance, at the same
old price 10c
Large stock Silk Dress Patterns for "Shirt Waist Suits, in
stylish and up-to-date shades.
Rich Silk Velvets, latest shades and colors, for ladies' shirt waists
Magnificent collection of Ribbons, varied hues.
Our line of Men's and Ladies' Underwear is the most extensive
ever handled here, bought direct from factory.
Something new in Ladies' Sweaters, immense line.
Men's and Ladies' Hosiery, latest shades.
Beautiful assortment Ladies' Dressing Sacques. '
Blankets, Comforts and Colored Bed Spreads, rich and heavy
100 of theinest Rugs on the market.
In Gents' Furnishing Goods we have always been headquarters.
Largest line Colored Shirts in the city.
Neat and nobby line of Woolen Shirts.
In Neckwear the handsomest display ever exhibited.
Collars and CulTs of the very latest styles.
Just received, a carload of Boots and Shoes, the largest shipment
ever made over the Illinois Central R. R. to any retail store.
These jzoods are from the celebrated firms of Roberts, John- I
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In Clothing we reeognize no competition.
200 Men's nice Suits at .5.00
250 Men's Suits, beautifully made up and finished .$10.00
:50 nice Tailor-made Suits, will close from $12.50 to $15 00
200 Knea Pants Suits, late and up to date, from. ..$150 to $4.50
L uge stock Boys' Corduroy Suits, good, nei viccable and cheap.
In Overcoats we have the largest and mo?t select line of any
house. in town.
Handsome assortment Lidies', Misses and Children's Wraps, all
latest styles, bought in New York, from $2.50 to $15.00
Hats and Caps for men and boys; the newest, nobbiest, latest and
cheapest on the market.
1,000 Men's Hats will be thrown on the bargain counter and you
can pick your choice for only $1.00
Trunks and Valises of every size, kind and shape.
Our Grocery Department is one of our special features and is al
ways full and complete. We carry in stock a large line of
Flour, Meal, Meat, Sugar, Coffee, Lard, Molasses, etc., and
sell at the very lowest possible prices.
WAlMTiCFl! 5,ooo wales of cot
M! 1 CUi TON! I am the exclus-
ive representative in Bolivar of an eastern
firm and will pay you the highest market
L. . -"1 nri co for both your cotton and cotton seed.
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more than all the other merchants combined
and this season we propose to do the same
thing if high prices are any inducement.
Come and see us and make our house your home.
FOR THE PEOPLE
" ' ' FOREVER.
The B0HVar Blliletin.! Mattye Cochrane i as re
, turned from Nashville and itfcKeu-
Progress Tklkphoxb No. 17.
We have renewed our clubbing
arrangements with the Home and
Farm and the Weekly Commercial
Appeal, both of which papers will
be sent with the Bulletin one
year for $1.25, or either the Home
and Farm or Commercial Appeal
one year with the Bulletin for
$1.00 cash in advance.
Those who subscribe to the Week
ly Commercial Appeal in connection
with the Bulletin will also be en
titled to a guess at the Memphis
cotton receipts from September 1,
1904, to January 15, 1905, and the
correct or nearest correct guesser
will get $1,500 if received iu No
vember, $1,000 if received in Dec
ember. All subscriptions! must be sent
" THE BULLETIN, Bote, lean.
v Local News
Fine Candies, Fruits, new.
uts, Hot Peanuts, Cigars,
Cheroots, Tobacco, etc., at I Ti-,1SPT7.
W. J. Wheeler & Son's. i ,
Mis. Robert Jones and little
koii, Hubert Hancock, and Miss Al
i ice Godloy, of Atlanta, are visiting
Mrs. Tempie Tate.
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Nuts, Hot Peanuts, Cigars, ! w i-.noiue.ann
Mesdames T. D.Newberu and
E. L Lightfort and Miss Willie
Kodd attended the Methodist Con
ference in Jackson this week.
Booker Clift is clerking at
Bring your Chickens and
Turkeys to DURRETT'S
Mrs. E. S. Crawford is visiting
Just received Butterick's
Patterns for December.
Miss Fannie Jones has return
ed from St. Louis.
Mr. and Mrs. 'J'. M. Moore and
son, Robert Wood, are in Marian
Just received by express a
new line of Ladies' Jackets
at Kahn Bros.
Dr. and Mrs. K. V. Hudson
are attending the Memphis Confer
ence in Jackson.
Ladies' Walking Skirts,
all colors and lengths, all
wool, 1. oo to $3.5o at iam
Miss Mary Lou Farley, of
Whiteville, was the guest of Bolivar
relatives this week.
Bring your Chickens and
Turkeys to DURRETT'S.
Misses Jenuie Mitchell and
Ella Crawford leave to-moraow for
Jackson and Memphis.
"While seeing the Street
Fair, don't fail to visit big
attractions at Kahn Bros.
Roscoe McDaniel left this week
for Salida, Colorado, to visit his
father, W. A. II. McDaniel.
We have just received an
immense stock of goods for
our Fall and Thanksgiving
trade. Send us your orders,
we guarantee satisfaction.
W. J. Wheeler 6-Son.
You are cordially invited i
to make our store headquart-: Mrs. W. T. Marsh and daugh
ters While at the Street Fair.'ter, Miss Annie Maie, of the 14th
"W. J. Wheeler S-Son. (district, were in the city Wednes-
a. J. voaies aueuueu vircun
Court in Jackson Tuesday.
One dollar will buy you a
suit oL Underwear at S wee
ton & Black's worth $1.25.
Will Polk, of Jackson, spent a
few hours in the city Sunday.
Bring your Eggs to Dur
rett's. Mrs. T. A. McClarty, of Grand
Junction, was here this week.
Men's, Boys' and Children's
Sweaters, all fancy colors, 5o
cents to $1.5o at Kahn Bros. Kahn Bros.
Just received a lull line of
Fascinators, Circular Shawls
and Newports at Kahn Bros.
Mioses Betlie Press and Itoea
Lane and Mrs. J. W. Arnett and
C. W. Press, Jr., of Saulsbury,
visited Bolivar Thursday of last
All of the newest things in
Liadies' Baits at Kahn Bros.
A student's recital will be iven
at St. Katheririe's School on Friday,
November 25, beginning at 8 p.m.
All fiiends of the Pchool are cor
If ye git hungry at the
Great Street Fair, call at
Wheeler'- and git a nice
Mrs. Rose, of Hickory Vallty,
and Mrs. Ernest IJlajlock and
Misses Sara and Georgia Kearney,
of Bolivar, returned from St. Louis
the first of the week.
Ladies' Ready e to - Wear
Goods, a full and complete
line, at Svveeton & Black's.
Booth Lowrty will deliver his
lecture, "Simon Says Wig Wag,"
at the Baptist Church Fiiday night,
Nov. ISth. Admission, adults, 35
cents; children, 15 cents
Loaded Smokeless Powder
Shells, all sizes at WT. J. $av
age & Co's.
Mrs. Theopelus Ervin died
Saturday, Nov. 12th, at her home,
four miles east of Bolivar, of paraly
sis, in the GTth year of her age.
Her husband and four children sur
vive. The Shakespear Club meets
with Mrs. C. B. Ijams at 7.30 this
(Friday) evening at Mrs. Harda-
For ten days only, a reduc
tion of 25 per cent, will he
offered on Ladies' Jackets
and Skirts. A complete line
of all styles and colors at
Sweeton 5f Black's.
Mrs. William Redd has return
ed from a visit of several weeks to
the family of Rev. S. L. Jewell, of
Broad Cloth in all colors,
52 inches Wide, all WOOl, O way's. The members will please
Cents and $1.00 per yard at note the temporary chaue iu the
hour of meeting.
A quiet home marriage was
the social event of Saulsbury last
week, which event united Mr. C.
YV. Pif ss Jr., and Miss Rosa Lee
Lane. The ceremony was said by
Rev. C. A. Davis, of the Cumber
land Presbyterian Church, on the
cveiiing of Nov, 10, 1904. Mr.
and Mrs. Press Jr., begin their
matrimonial life under most favor
aide i ircumstances.
The hest Unbleached Can
ton Flannel in the county
for ten cents at Kahn Bros.
Miss Minnie Necly's kindergar
ten class is lirge this year. Miss
Nctly is a conscientious teacher and
the instruction given in such teach
ing forms a sure foundation for ad
vanced school work.
Celery, Cranberries, Mince
Meat, Xew Nut, Grapes,
Bananas, Apples, Oranges
etc., for Thanksgiving at
W. J. Savage 3f Co's.
--Unclaimed letters remaining ii
the. Bolivar, Hardeman Coun'y,
Tenn., Postoffice, Nov. 15, 1904:
Mai ce Bills, Anni Bell Blann, Mr.
Bondham, Newton Cannon, Wessie
and Will Cox, Misn Gracie Ford,
Gollmaii Bros Circus, S. D. Jacobs,
Ar Kiimell, Mis Tern pie Martin,
Mrs. Willie Neely, S B. Ray, II.
F. Rickman, John Rogers.
John Rkdd, P. M.
Sweeton & Black are of
fering special prices on Shoes
for ten days only. Don't
miss this opportunity to buy
your winter supply of Shoes.
You save 25 per cent.
Mr. Bedford Faught died of
(congestion at his home two miles
north of this place at 9 o'clock Sat
urday l ight, after an ill:. ess of only
a few days, and was buiud at the
Townsend graviyard Sunday after
noon at 3 o'clock, the funeral ser
vices being conducted by the Rev.
W. A. Freeman. Mr. Faught is
survived ty a wife and four child,
ren. He was thirty-nine years of
j age at the ti-ne of bis death. Mr.
Faught was a native of Hardeman
county, but bad been a resident of
this county for about twenty years.
A new line of Outing
Flannels and Flannelettes
ten cents at Kahn Bros.
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t mlK IASFIEY 0RBERS j
For sale at the BANK OF BOLIVAR. ISo
written application necessary. Receipt
given you for your money.
Up to and not exceeding $2.50 3 cents.
Over $2.50 and not exceeding $5.00- 5 cents.
Over 35.00 and not exceeding $10.00 8 cents.
Over $10.00 and not exceeding $25. 00 10 cents.
Payment guaranteed. Good anywhere
at full value without discount. If you wish
to remit money in small amounts you will
find these orders are what you want. Cheap
estsafest and best. Will issue up to $100.
Try us and find how convenient these or
Perhaps your garden has given out entirely
and you want some
We are receiving this week an assorted stock of
new canned vegetables, on which we give our usual
guarantee 'Mioiie better can be bought"
than our "Polka Dot" goods. We are exclusive
agents for same.
A shipment of Fresh Cakes
just from the baker.
New Pickles and Kraut.
Give us your order for your Thanksgiving goods.
. Wlieeler & Sen.
On Saturday of laet week an
examination, conducted by John
Redd, postmaster of Bolivar, was
held at the Public School Building
here of applicants for the position
of rural route carriers. The ques
tions were st nt to Mr. Redd by the
government and were opened by
him in the presence of the seventeen
applicants. After the examination,
the papers were sealed and returned
to the department in Washington
There are four proposed routes
one from Pocahontas to SeldeD,
Mhs., one from Toone to the
Cloyerport neighborhood, two from
Bolivar in an eastern and western
direction. The exact date of the
establishment of these routes is not
known, though it is supposed they
will be in operation by the first of
Jauuaiy, perhaps earlier.
They Make Life's-Walk
Easy A new line of the
celebrated Crossett Shoes, all
styles and sizes, just received
at Sweeton 4 Black's. Try
See W. J. Savage & Co.,
hefore buying your gun.
They have the most complete
line in town. Single barrel
Guns$4.oo up. Double bar
rel Guns $8.oo up. These
If you need an Overcoat
or Suit, don't fail to see our
line, as we have the best at
the least money."
Buy "Keen Kutter" Tools,
the guaranteed kind at
W. J. SAVAGE & CO.
Best Liniment on Earth.
Henry D. Baldwin, Supt. City
Water Works, Sbollsburg, Wis.,
writes: "I have tried many kinds
of liniment, but I have never re
ceived much benefit until I used
Ballard's Snow Liniment for rheurn
tisra and pains. I thiuk it the best
liniment on earth." 25c. 60e. tl no
at Cox fc Co's.