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Cbe Professional World
RCIUS L. LOGAN, B. 8. D. EDITOR
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Job Work of all Kinds Solicited.
Published Every Friday.
Entered at the postofflce at Colum
unibla, Mo., as second class matter,
Jan. 16, 1902.
Agents wanted in every town in the
pases or thk Missouri statesman.
If the single tax law was in force
in this country the agricultural
products would be greatly in
creased. Thousands of acres of
land are lying idle that would be
utilized under the single tax law.
Our thanks are due Mrs. Crosha
Conner, of Independence, Mr. Lee
Williams, of Brown's Station, Miss
Annie Delly and Prof. J. P. Wash
ington, Jo f Columbia, Prof. Geo. W.
Moorman, lot St. Louis, for sub
scriptions this week.
The farmers convention held at
Lincoln Institute is destined to
arouse a long needed interest in
agricultural pursuits in Missouri.
The state should be divided into
districts and district conventions
should be held at least twice a year,
one before and one after the annual
meetiug at Lincoln Institute.
The Professional World, under
the management of Rufus L. Lo
gan, has turned the first mile-stone
in its history, and entered upon
its second year as a newspaper. It
has steadily grown better during
the first year of its life, and no
paper could have a better reason
for existence in this part of Mis
souri than a paper for the colored
people. The Columbia Daily
A COMMENDABLE ACT.
The action taken by President
Roosevelt in removing from office
Julian II. Bingham, collector of
revenue for Alabama, is most com
mendable. Bingham is said to be
responsible for the "lily white"
movement in the state of Alabama
which is a movement to drive the
negro from the polls, President
Roosevelt evidently does not ap
prove of such narrow-minded prej
adicenesB and consequently has re
moved Bingham from office and
appointed a democrat in his place.
The negroes of Alabama doubtless
praise the president to the highest
for his aotion. The republicans
claim to be the negro's friend, but
it would be better for all the posi
tions in the south to be filled by
demoorats than republicans of the
Schools and Teachers.
At Wellealey college there are
clubs composed of members from
the respective states. The last
one to be organized is the Maine
November 7 was observed in the
schools of St. Louis as Eugene
Field day with appropriate exer
John D. Rockefeller gave $500,
000 to teachers' college in New
York, dependent upon the raising
of $440,000, and in less than a
week from the time the offer was
made pledges were given for near'
ly the whole amount.
The students at the Michigan
agricultural college are still on a
"strike." and decided at a mass
meeting a few days ago that no
paper presented by tne lacuity
would be signed until the boys had
met in mass and passed upon it.
The boys stayed in their rooms on
Uallow'een night and played no
There are enrolled at the Uni
versity of Pennsylvania two stu
dents who are father and son. The
fathar, Benard Medoff, is 44 years
of age and his son, Joseph, 25.
Both will be graduated in the same
year. They are Russians and,
ike all of their nationality, ap
preciate the advantages of Ameri-
caa education. The father is tak
ing a three years' course in archi
tecture and the son is interested in
the arts and sciences.
The teachers of Boone and sur
rounding counties will hold an
institute during the Thanksgiving
The indications are that the
State teacher's association will be
very largely attended this year.
Mr. Scott Robinson has been
confined to his home with erysipe
Much interest is manifested in
the revival services and about fifty
confessions are reported.
Mr. Tony Davis has returned
from South Dakota.
The enrollment in Lincoln
School Is 163.
Rev. Mrs. Howard is conducting
a revival at the A. M. E. church
Both churches are making prep
arations for Thanksgiving.
Mr. Nelson Carter is on the sick
Mr. Fred Viley is still very il
Subscribe for the Professions
World. Only $1.00 a year.
State of Ohio, City of Toledo,
Frank J. Cheney makes oath that
lie is senior partner of the firm of F.
J. Cheney A Co., doing business in
the City of Toledo, county and state
aforesaid, and that said firm will pay
the sum of One Hundred Dollars for
each and every case of Catarrh that
cannot be cured by the use of Hall's
Catarrh Cure. Frank J. Cheney.
Sworn to before me and subscribed
in my presence, this 6th day of De
cember, A. D. 1886.
A. W. UliEABON,
seal. Y Notary ruouc.
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R. F. Rogers.
Agent for Standard Patterns. ,
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken inter
nally, and acts directly on the blood
ana mucous sunaces oi me system.
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Hall's Family Pills are the best.
What name nextl James T.
Pencil lives in Macon, Mo., and
according to his wife is of bad
brand. She has sued him for
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Time Table Columbia Branch.
No. 33, Arrire Columbia 8:15 a. m.
No, 35, Arrive ColumbU i:ao p. m.
No. 37, Arrive Columbia 8:45 p. m.
No. 30, Leave Columbia 10:00 a. m.
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MOSES li. CALDWELL,
803 Ash St., Columbla.lMo.
For Horse Shoeing and First-
Class Blacksmithing of
EVERYONE INVITED TO VISIT OUR STORE
AND INSPECT THE LARGEST LINE OF FUR
NITURE AND UNDERTAKER'S GOODS EVER
CARRIED IN THIS SECTION OF THE STATE.
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Lodge and Church Directory.
S. M. T.
Mrs. Ada Douglass, W. P. :
Mrs. Lizzie Williams.. W. S.
Meeting first Monday in
each month at 3 p. in.
U. B. F.
Crispus Attucks Lodge, No.
62. Meetings 2nd and 4th
Tuesdays in each month.
Visiting members cordially
invited. Caleb Hall, W. M
A. M. Schweich. W. S.
Acme Lodge, No. 24. Meet
ings second and tourtn
Fridays in each month. W.
H. Turner, C. C. and D. D.
G. U. W. W. Lampkins, M
O. E. S.
Amos Chapter, No. 30
Meetings second Friday in
each month. Mrs. Bessie
Washington, W. M. Mrs. Liz
zie liichardson, W. S.
Golden Queen Court No. 19
meets first Friday in each month.
Mrs. Annie Williams M. A. M
Mrs. V. L. Waldon Sec.
ST. PAUL LODGE, NO. 12.
St. Paul Lodge, No. 12, A.
F. & A. M., meets every first
and third Tuesday in each
month. A cordial invitation
extended to all visiting
brothers. J. A. Mosely, W.
M. J. A. Grant, Secretary.
SECOND CHRISTIAN CHURCH.
Kev. J. B. Parsons, pastor.
Preaching Sundays 11a. m.
and 7:30 p. in.
Prayer meeting Wednes
days 7:30 p. m.
Everybody cordially invit
ed to attend.
A. M. E. CHURCH.
Rev. P. C. Crews, Pastor.
Preaching Sundays 11 a.
m.: 7:30 p. m.
Sunday Bchool 2:30 p. m.
Prayer meeting every
Wednesday eve, at 8:30; ev
ery body invited to attend.
M. E. CHURCH
Rev. J. Arlington Grant,
Preaching Sundays 11, a.
m. and 7:30 p. m.
Sunday school, 9:303Ja. m.
Prayer meeting Wednes
days 7:30 to 8:30; all are made
SECOND BAPTIST CHURCH.
Rev. A. A. Adams, Pastor.
Preaching Sundays 11 a.
m., and 7:30 p. m.
Sunday school at 2:30 p. m.
Prayer meeting Wednesday
A cordial invitation ex
tended to all.
The Columbia Grocery Company
las the Greasiest Lard,
he Strongest Coffee,
he Sweetest Sugar,
And the Largest Potatoes and Cab
bage oil the Market.
W. W. LAMPKIN, Manager.
I had suffered for over a year
with a sore mouth and tongue. The
doctor said it came from the stom
ach. I was advised to try Ripans
Tabules and have found them the
best thing I have yet taken. I would
advise everybody that has any
stomach trouble to try Ripans
The five-cent package is enough
for an ordinary occasion. The
family bottle, sixty cents, contains
a supply for a year.
The Columbia Gro
Keeps constantly on hand
a fresh supply of staple and
YOUR PRODUCE WANTED.
pfttlent is eurad.
Of thrrectnni treated on potlUye Gamntee, sad no money
L W fPf 00 P"t bookj t rattle on reetaj dUMaea, V
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na nunaroaa oi
!f!.VJ" r?Liuiif'"'" 100 pa,, . for worn,, both sent
. mm. iiiuMMUnamiWKi UB8 UaK 5t MOM1 City, Mot
We will give $1.00 in cash for
the best half bushel of potatoes
raised in Boone oounty, delivered
at our store.
The Columbia Grocery Co
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Our Xmas Number.
W e are preparing to get out a
special holiday number of the Pro
fessional World. It will contain
interescing reading matter and outs
and sketches of the lives of some
of Missouri's most prominent edu
cators. If you desire to oooupf
space let us hear from you.