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Aorgap County Denrjocrat.
CKNTRAL MISHOUKl IWIIMINU, MININO, ttKAL KSTATB AND KAILKOAO NBWS.
Versailles, Mo., Friday Morning, July 24, 1903.
The Busiest Store
People who have been notic
ing tho crowds about THE FAJB
store, and coming out of thoro
with bundles lately, htivo found,
on investigation, that this store
is having one of tho heaviest
trades in its existence
Suits of Clothes, Hats, Shoos,
Underwear, Hose, Umbrellas,
Trunk, Neckwear, in fact all
kinds of goods going away from
there every day by the arm
loads. They sold
ONE HUNDRED PAIRS
Of shoes in one day. Strangers
ask why this is; they soon find
out however, its bocause
THE FAIR STORE
lias one of the largest und best
assorted stocks in the country.
They sell the best goods for
the least money, and now that
people are linding this out, they
are over-running the store with
business. Their Hue of clothing
is the best made and best fitting
in the country.
If you want to see something
nice and stylish in the
Step in. They liave rbubiitfy
purchased Kothchilds' immense
stock of tine sample
which they are running off at
HALF PRICE. Their lino of
work and dress shoos is tho larg
est andbost in tho country and
if you want something fine in the
shoo lino see them. If you want
a suit, or part of a suit, made to
measuse, look at their 500 sam
ples. Thoy guarantee every gar
ment to lit.
Traveling men say
Is the best store in Central Mis
souri. Every ono wanting any
thing in their line should call and
see their goods and prices before
Patent VSCoTT IHp1
Much lighter and
Leather Ijim XV. lied.
uct Reproduction of thli Strlt Shoe.
They aro solo representative.!
Boston made shoo, the finest
Ladies' Shoo in the United States.
S&gPW H TRADE MARK
tSxWJ s BRAN0E0
5 LOCAL NEWS. g
Call for Hardy's Prix Uaklng Pow
der. If. Spidel will fill your orders for Ieo
Cream in quantities.
Uardy'a Price linking Powder is the
kind to uro In your baking.
N. A. Yows of Harnett was transact
Ing business in this city Tuesday.
FOIl SALE Two good residence
properties, cheap. IL A. Yoirso.
Go to Hardy's grocery and ask for his
Prize Baking Powder.
M. Spldcl'a is the place to get Ico
Cream, Ice Cream Soda and all Summer
T. H. and C. W. Hrowu of Enid wore
mingling with Versaillts people Mon
day. Judge W. S. Uibbs departed Monday
for a visit with relatives in Proctor and
Attorney 1). K. Wray was summoned
to Eldou last Sunday on urgent legal
Attorney U, F. Hooth and wife of
(ileuhtcd were visitors iu this city
Ice or Moat wautcd, call up the
butcher, Free delivery, Mason A. Price,
the only butehors.
Congressman Shackelford was in the
city Muuday, leaving Tuesday morn
ing for Jefferson City.
Mrs. John Ilrlscoa anil children of
Jefferbon City are visiting relatives in
Versailles and vicinity.
Several carloads of One cattle were
shipped out of Versailles to the St.
Louis markets this week.
Misses lleulah and Madge Ooodo of
Pilot Urovo arrived here last Saturday
and aro tho guests of tho family of Dr.
U. M, Uuuu.
Leave your orders for Meat and Ice
with us. All orders executed promptly
and goods delivered free as usual.
D. C. IUiior.
Ju-lgc J. A. Wlllson bat quite
sick at bis home in Proctor for several
days past. It is hoped his sickness
will not result seriously.
I. .1. Wilson arrived bore last Friday
from llopkiuton, Iowa, and drove to
Camden county where he is interested
in home Missouri investments.
Mrs. S. L. Keith and family who bnd
been making an extended visit with
the faintly of J. R. Stocum in this city
returned Monday to their home in
Council Grove, Kansas.
it is claimed that music raised to a
certain uumber of vibrations will par
alyze mouiultos. It would tako a
whole brass band aud an anvil chorus
to parulyze some of the mosfjultoa In
thib neck of the woods.
We are not just beginning the free
delivery of meats to our customers but
have been delivering froe of charge
ever since we begau business and will
continue to do so. Leave your orders
for Meat, Groceries and Ioe with D. C.
LAST GALL FOR THIS SEASON.
Our Early Fall Goods will soon be in.
We will finish this Season witlTa
Genuine CleaningUp Sale
From start to finish. Our entire stock of DRESS
G-OODS will go at one-third off. Our entire stock of
Children's, Boys' and Men's Clothing at one-third off.
Children's, Misses' and Ladies' Slippers one-third off.
Douglas Shoes and Oxfords will go at $2.69.
Don't overlook this Sale, but come to
The Leader of Low Prices and First-Class
C. K. Shepp of Fortunn was county
seat visitor last Saturday.
Hardy's Prize linking Powder it
going like hot cakes. Ask for It.
P. F. Fitzpatrlck, one of Iloonvllle's
business men, spent two days here this
A. R. Hanks came up from the state
capital and looked after business here
Charley Parkes of High Point was
interviewing some of our business men
Jos. SMlllor was over from Eldon
last Fridny and mingled with Ver
sailles friends for a time.
S. P. James, the commercial traveler
from California was circulating among
our business men Wednesday.
The Butcher Shop has this week pat
on a delivery wagon, Moat and Ice
delivered free, Mason it Price, the ouly
Caleb Earnest of YVlllsou Bend has
accepted a position as tic inspector for
M. Joachimi, sr., to fill the place of
John Silvoy, and took up his duties
Will Tucltlcy formerly of this city,
but who lias been running a harbor
,'ihop ut liuueotot), last week sold his
business there aud will seek tt new
Mrs. John N. Mc.Minti who has been
making uu extended visit hero with
her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Samuel
Martin, departed Tuesday for her
home in St. Louis.
AH Heincman ban a nice cottsge un
der way on his lot on K.iat Nowton
street. This makes three new resi
dences in course of construction In
that particular locality.
The Morgan County Bank is having
a new window placed on the Monroe
street side of the building In order to
secure more light aud better ventila
tion on the Inside of tho Bank,
Quarterly Conference will be held
at tho M. K. Church, South, next Sun
day. Rev. J. H. McDonald Presiding
Elder and T. Berry Smith, Kx-Presl-dent
of Central College, will nil the
pulpit morning aud evening.
The county court of Howard eounty
has appropriated twohundred and fifty
dollars to be used in preparing and
arranging a suitable agricultural ex
hibit at tho World's Fair. What does
Morgan county propose to do in this
Robert Robert and Miss Myrtle
Busker, both of Versailles, were quietly
married Thursday afternoon of last
week. After securing the license the
couple proceeded to the M. E. parson
age where the marrlagn ceremony was
performed by Rev, J. Y. Busby, in his
usual impressive manner.
Win. F. Yates, who went to New
York City last week to bring his fam
ily to Versailles arrived here Monday
with his wife, and two children. While
on the road Mrs. Yates took violently
Blck and they were delayed sometime
on that aceount, but she was able to
reach here Monday, although she has
been under the care of a physician.
W. M. McDanicls came over from
fortune, and spent the day bare Wed
nesday. If you want pure elaan lee, fresh
Keats and Groceries, leave four order
with D. G Hardy.
Ous. Unnther and wife of Boylor's
Mill drove in Tuesday add stopped
over night with Versailles frlonds.
The second hand furniture store re
cently opened In this city by Claude
Kldwcll ta proving to be a decided suc
cess. A. Popper's advertisement this week
calls attention ta the arrival of early
fall foods and a genulno cleaning-up
sale. Read It.
Versailles la soon to be Invaded by
the Indian base ball team, and then
the home team will havo a chance to
play ball in earnest.
Do you want any Meat or Ice, if you
do, call up the Butoher Shop, 'Phone 00.
Free delivery after this date. Mason &
Prloa, the only Butchers.
Dr. PUklngton of Kansas, who was
here recently eamo back again Wed
nesday and is looking after some pros
pecting he now has under way near
Guy Gibbs, who has been setting
type in the Democrat oflice several
months, went to Proctor Wednesday
where he will recreate and fish for a
week or two, and visit relatives,
A flno horso owned by Dr. P. O,
Woods dlod last Sunday. The animal
had been snagged on oue hip which re
sulted in blood poison causing death.
This Is the sceond good horse Dr. Woods
has lost In the last few weeks.
A. 0. Schaffer, who has the first con
tract wont of town on the new railroad,
waa la Uooaville one day last week
looking for additional hands to work on
his contract. Several men came in for
work during the past week and others
can get jobs on application.
U. M. Daub of Topeka, Kansas, was
In this city Tuesday. Mr. Daub Is
Chief Water Tester for the Rock Island
and casae here to test the water se
eured by the steam drill aow at work
northeast of town, and to ascertain its
value for steam making purposes.
While in the cast last week Supt. W.
1. Yates of the Buffalo mine secured
new and improved pumps for his mine
and one has arrived. He is very much
pleased with tho outlook at the "Buf
falo," and has determined to develop
his property to thb fullest oxtout, hav
ing broaght his family horo to become
permanent residents. This looks like
While the wheat and oats harvest is
about over, somo of our farmera have
experienced more or less trouble In get
ting help to save their crop. This was
caused, perhaps, owing to tho groat
demand for laborers on the new rail
road work, the contractors taking all
applicants who applied for work, and
this will continue as long as the con
straetioa work is in progress. There
Is no need of aay man being idle here
at tka present time if he wants to earn
We Are Doing the
LflsLam bVbWbWbbv Jdl
You will get the Benefit
Tho greatest Komnant Salo
consisting of Summer Dress
Goods and Ribbons.
White goods and nil Summer
Dross Goods from two to fifteen
yards in u pico, many full dress
puttorns, all go ut prices cut in
50a Hoods will go for .T7Keand 35c.
IfOu (ioods will go for 15c.
Uu Hoods will go for l'-'h'c and 10c.
12 lie Hoods will go for h&c and 1U.
8Xc Hoods will go at tS'u.
T,c Hoods will go at flc.
Sc Hoods will go at 4c.
Now is your time if you want,
a cheap Summor dress or waist.
Clearing Sale on Slippers.
Our 93 Slippers go for 91 and 11.25.
Our 91.2S Slippers go for 01.00.
Our 81.00 Slippers go for 75c.
Our 75o Slippers go for rite.
Our Sue Slippers go for 35c.
Clothing, to Clean Up.
350 Moo's Suits from $4.00 to 3. 50,
less than any house in Morgan Countd
owns thcra. No ue'vVei- mako-up or
quality of goods can bo found for the
same money, and wbuu you get utio of
these Suits you get a bargaiu.
CUT PRICE CASH STORE.
Kansas claims 200,000 acres of wheat
this year. No wonder they want har
In another column Carl W. Ilien.auh
at tho fled Flag, calls attention to a
Una line of Dimities and Lawns, and a
drive on straw hats.
Work has been commenced on a coal
shaft anil mineral prospect on laud
owned by the l'arker Coal and CoUu
Co., eaBt of Excelsior In this county.
If a favorable vela of coal ii found a
mine will be opened on the land.
Mrs. U. L. Johnson aud family, ac
companied by Miss Virginia Peun, de
parted for St. Louis yesterday. Mrs.
.lohnsou will make a brief visit in the
city and then join her husband at
Bello, where she will remain for sev
Fred Arnold, a popular elerk for
Joseph I'opprr it Company, went to
Versaillts Monday afternoon. Ho took
over Mr. Popper's horse and surrey
for Mr. Topper's brother, Adolph, to
UMi until Mrs. Jos. Popper returns
from her trip to K 11 rope. lluiioeton
A camping party comp ol of Mossrn.
Clarence Lumpee and .'1. ICingsbaleer.
Mist iithel .Mason and t-vo frlonds
Misses Shephard and .lanif.s, chaper
oned by Mrs. Louis Luuipi-e, started
yesterday for llahatouk.-i, where they
aro propared with toir.iug outfit, eat
ables, etc., to have u whole camp
meetiug. They will stuy until Mon
day. There must be a gang of burglnrti
working this end of the btute. Last
Thursday night the stole of .1, A, Ilosp
at Lone Ktm, Cooper county, was en
tered a large amount of (joods appro
priated tiy tho thieves. Within tliu
past few weehs robberies linvn been
committed at Suilthton, Ottervlllo and
other points iu this territory, which
Indicates that the robheis uro organ
ized for systematic work,