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THE HAYTI HERALD
ITAYTI, MISSOURI, THURSDAY, MAY 23, 1912.
TEN MILLION NEGROES.
When tho census figures of
lflOO wore published they reveal
ed tlic liii-t tliat in lli' 10 yt'iir.s
since slavery the nen'i'ii pnplllu-
SCHOOL BONDS SOLD.
Last Wednesday night the
school board sold the 0,0(0
bonds that worn voted by this
district on April ,"i. to Win. i.
DRUMMER'S MEETING. . SIX YEAR TERM.
The Sixth Annual Meeting of If the proposition to make the
the Southeast Missouri Drum- presidential term one of six
iner's Association will be held at years without eligibility to re
Warinington, Mo.. May '2'.',, iM election is ever to come to any-
tion lias doubled. It was I,, 1 1 1,- K'oniplon Sr Co. of St. Louis, Mo., land ."ith. The conimittee have thing, now is the time.
f:t() in MM) and ".nSw.USII in I !)()(). represented by Win. ( Hitting, ' made extensive preparations for government has been in
Now that we are beginning to .lr.. their bid being .")Jft at par. 'all who may attend. Numerous enco 11 years. It might con
to get returns from the HMO cen There were a number of bids parades of all kinds will be given, tinue for 121 years more, and yet
mis. writes liookerT. Washing-1 made, but the bid accepted was Mint the big feature will be a not present to the popular vision
t in in the Independent, we learn I considered the lowest and best. ' minstrel entertainment on Thurs such another demonstration of
i The school bojrd have handled
ithis matter with the best pro-
1 1ml during the last ten years
tin.' race has added another mil
lion (UtH.IiOO) to its stature. 'cisionany board could, and we
According to the thirteenth I think they deserve some prai.se
census. neuTo population was
'.l.tj.li'.H, .mil if it has increased
day evening by the
MUD HOLES FILLED.
We notice that the city council
is doing some good work on the
streets in front of Letter's Drug
Store down to Buckley's store
east, and from Buckley's store
to Spencer & Stubbs' store north
This has been needed for some
time, as shown by the heavy rains
of this spring when the water
was so deep that it ran over the
concrete walk in front of Buck-
celebrated the evil possibilities of the pres-
The entire ent s.stem. An ex-President is ' ley's store. We understand that
Depots in Missouri, even in
A-illages of 200 inhabitants, after
June 1, must be provided with
i sanitary conveniences and kept
in a clean and healthful condition.
The commissioners issued orders
at a meeting a few days ago pro
viding that all stations must in
stall water tanks, keep them
clean and filled with pure, clean
water, and that the agent shall
at the rauie rate since P.IIOthat
it did belore, namely. 11.J10 per
dent lor the decade, or about
100.000 a year, it is now consid
erably more than 10.000.000.
The importance of these lads
is that it assures the physical
existence ol the race. The neg
ro is not dying out. The rate ol
increase among the negroes is
not as great as it was some years
ano. out tliat is true ol
civilized country in the world in
which the population is not in
creased by immigration. -Iv.ist
-cad Melt within '27) miles of attempting to return to the White something like '200 loads of sand
irmington have agreed to ilt
in their good management . The dare Friday. May '21, a general
new school board is getting holiday, and il you want to meet
"' ..w -... ........ r, ...
J louse us a "Man on Horseback." iund dirt have been put in these
'resident is in a .state of! mud holes. Xow, don't let the
complete panic at the sound of city council stop at this; go on to waiting room; that they must be
the hoofs of his charger. Thej the other small holes over the
orderly course of government is, town, and do them in like pro
disturbed and we are humiliated portion.
down to brass tacks and it seems some old-time friends you should
tliat they intend to do something attend this association,
t'lis year that the people of this,
district will be proud of. If at The Steele News says that it , in the eyes of the civilized world, j
any time we can be ol any benetit is about tube foreclosed by a 'If, in view of all this. Congress Now is the time to takeout
to them we will appreciate the small mortgage, which it cinnot 'cannot be induced to submit to your ads, sit down, hold your
opportunity of doing so. pay at this time, and is in doubt the states such a constitutional hands, and quit business. It is
I whether the present owner can amendment, as shall make the re- springtime and you have lots of
The oak is in tlie lore.st. which continue. Editor Smith has been eurrence of such a situation im-! new and beautiful goods, but it
is surrounded on every side by ! giving Steele a good paper, and I possible, the reform in question is so much trouble to advertise
the citizens of Steele could easily may well be written upon the I that it is best for you to keep
be permitted to keep sanitary
cups for sale cheap. It also pro
vides that one cuspidor shall be
placed for each five seats in a
trees that shelter and shade it,
every , runs up tall and sickly: put away
from its protectors and the tirst
blast will overturn it. But the
sune tree growing in the open
field, where it is continually beat
upon by the tempest, becomes;
its own protector. So the man
who is compelled to rely on his
own resources, forms an inde
cleaned once a day, and that a
sign prohibiting spitting on the
floor must be displayed Ca-
subscribe the amount he owes.
CI. L). Sutton of Mason I'ity,
III., who has the largest and
most scientific corn seed house
in the world, is here looking af-1 pndenct
ur his farm lands near llayti. he co.ild not otherwise haw at
lie grows and selects his own it lined. Therefore prefer rath
(jrninthe most scientific way. I er to climb up the lull with difti
The first train over the main
line of the Frisco to Memphis
since the overflow, came out of
St. Louis on its regular run Mon
day morning. The Frisco has
suffered heavy damages, but it
to which , is euual to the occasion and has
lost no time in making repairs.
list of thing-able.
After three month's illness
Editor Overall ol the Campbell
Citizen is able to be back at his
post. It is unfortunate that he
lost one eye during his illness,
and only a few days ago lost his
home and household goods by
the goods and let the people go to
Caruthersville, Kennett and Por
tageville to trade. Besides, it
helps the growth of those cities,
while llayti is brge enough.
We are just in receipt of a
good letter from D. Smitherman
at Mc Maine, Mo. Dave inclosed
a dollar to pay for his subscrip
tion for another year.
Dr. G. S. Boyd, sight special
i st, who has been here several
months, left for Chaffee Monday,
where he will remain till Septem
ber, when he will return to Hay
ti. He has made many friends
while here who will welcome him
on his return, as he is a -very
pleasant gentleman and fulfills
all his promises.
Those who owe us unpaid ac
counts will please refrain from
asking for further credit until
they have paid up. We must
have pay for our time, material
a 'id each year lurnishes the I.
S Uept. of Agriculture a good
s apply of seed He is putting
in a new building at Rock Island,
111., this year, and we may safely
look for a branch to be establish
ed in llayti in tin- near future.
culties than to fall down
w ith in
Alter a ten days session the
special grand jury in Dunklin
county returned about i:ir in
dictments, about 10 of them lie
' ing against night riders. nd a
t a moetinif of the city conn 1 1 -w for perjury in connection
Oil Thursday night Ceo. Mrown ' with the night rider eases Com
"W is appointed street commis ' pare this to l'eu.iscot count, . the
snner, which office he took '(. H,my with saloons.
Ki''ge ol Frida.v. and went right
.i it to work -actual work - doing J()hn A K.u. u ,riw:ulo(.io
a da.s work for the city, which w.ls U11 ,,lH. streets last Friday.
he expects to keep up, every day
Jie works. Ceo. is a good man. Dr. Mayes reports the n rival
.md no doubt will give satisfai -' of a fine boy at the home of M r.
lion. and Mrs. Win. Bracken Friday
Farming Time is Here
and it is time to
tet busy buy
goal's, tool s,
seed, etc., and
prepare for a
bumper crop. If
you want to save
on these purchas
es get a wiggle
on and don't stop
till von get to
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Dry Goods, Groceries.
and all that go to make up a general
store will be found at our place, where
the price and quality is always right.
BOUT GRAPE JUICE; ask him if he doesn't think it would prove beneficial in the sick
room? When the stomach is weak and a thirst to be quenched it is very hard at
times to find something that will do this and at the same time have beneficial effects
in toning up the the stomach and system generally. The doctor will say, "Grape
Juice is what you need."
BUT be careful as to the kind you get. LIGGETT'S GRAPE JUICE, the kind we have, is
unfermented; juice prepared from the finest grown grapes, healthful, tasty, delicious, and made to
please any palate and quench any thirst.
Serve it when you have company, serve it at meal time, serve it in the sick room, or drink it at
Half Pint Bottles
Four Ounce Bottles
They are Cold, They are Clean, They are Pure.
That's what our customers say when they have visited some other place and come back.
That's what the other fellow's customers say when they come here and drink at our fountain. We
have practically all the fountain business in Hayti. We have from the beginning served the very
highest grade of Fruits, Syrups, Ice Cream and other fountain supplies that we could buy.
Cleanliness, prompt service and courteous treatment is our aim. If you do not get all this and
more at this store, please tell us where we can improve.
"If You Are Not Our Customer Now, You Will Be."
LEFLERS DRUG STORE
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