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Aorgap Couoty Democrat.
CENTRAL MISSOURI FARMING, MINING, REAL ESTATE, RAILROAD AND GENERAL NEWS.
Versailles, Mo., Friday Morning, August 21, 1903.
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The Busiest Store
People who havo been notic
ing tho crowds about The Fair
store, and coming out of there
with bundles lately, have found,
on investigation, that this store
is having one of the heaviest
trades in its existence.
Suits of Clothes, Hats, Shoos,
Underwear, Hose, Umbrellas,
Trunks, Neckwear, in fact all
kinds of goods going away from
there every da,y by the arm
loads. They sold
ONE HUNDRED PAIRS
Of shoes in one day. Strangers
ask why this is; they soon lind
out however, its because
THE FAIR STORE
Has one of the largest and best
assorted stocks in the country.
They sell the best goods for
the least money, and now that
people are Uncling this out, they
are over-running the store with
business. Their lino of clothing
is the best made and best litting
in the country.
1 f you want to see something
nice and stylish in the
, CLOTHING LINE
'Stop in. They have recently
purchased llothchilds' immense
stock of tine sample
which they are running oil at
HALF PRICE. Their lino of
work and dress shoes is the larg
est and best in the country and
if you want something line in the
shoe line see them. If you want
a suit, or part of a suit, made to
moasuse, look at their 500 sam
ples. They guarantee every gar
ment to tit.
Traveling men say
Is the best store in Contral Mis
souri. Every one wanting any
thing in their line should call and
see their goods and prices before
Much llgliiir and
Uitlwr IjjuIi XV. httl
Eutl RcvfoAjctlon of thU Style Six.
They are sole representatives
Boston made shoe, the finest
Dailies' Shoe in the United States.
!Klbo . An
f w?1 iliy ,deal
' n 357 Dress
I Mk n TRADE
' HNlWA s BRANDED
mMA ON EVERY
Call for Hardy's l'rizu linking Pow
M. Spldel will fill your orders for Ice
Cream In quantities.
(80 to Hardy's grocery and ask for his
rrizo jiamng rowiier.
R. S. Sharplcss came In from Harnett
to attend court last Friday.
Aubrey Illrdsong arrived in this city
Monday from Marshall, Texas.
.1. W. Cochran came In from l'urvls
and spent the day here Saturday.
The bicycle craze among' our young
stern has broken out In a new spot.
.1. W. Roc of Proctor was mingling
with Versailles friends last Friday.
FOll SALE Two good residence
properties, cheap. H. A. Youno.
A. N. Greenway oi Harnett was in
attendance at court here last Friday.
There were twenty-four deaths from
typhoid fever lu Kansas City last
M. Spiders is the place to get Ice
Cream, Ice Cream Soda and all Summer
An early winter Is predicted, yet we
arc safe In sayiug it will not open up
Street Commissioner Johnson It do
ing some good work on Cutnpbull street
with his force.
If you want pure clean leu, fresh
Meats and Groceries, leuvu your order
with D. C. Hardy.
R. F. Williams the Windsor railroad
man, was here Monday In company
with Ex-Gov. lloltu.
Mrs. E I. Cook and baby are mak
ing a visit with Iluiieetou relatives.
They will stay until after the Fair.
Miss Nora Slocum has resigned as
day rqierator at the telephone exchange
and Miss Annie Mullens has taken her
A. Young, father of II. A. Young,
arrived here Wednesday from Ludora.
Iowa. lie will visit his sou and family
Attorneys 1), E Wray and Win. For
mau drove to Linu Creek last Sunday
and have been In attendance at Cam
den county circuit court this week.
Elder E. II. Woods, accompanied by
his wife and two children, "drove to
Climax Springs Tuesday morning nnd
will 1111 his regular appointment there
Mcsdumes Max .loachlmi and It. Q.
Kelly departed Monday morning for
Denver, Colorado, where they will
inulte an exteuded visit with their sis
ter, Mrs. Lucy Ilrowuc.
Are bugs uud worms on your cab
bage? If so, call at The (J lobe Drug
Store and get a bottle of Krcso. Its
within the reach of all and guaran
teed. C. 1). Hunter, Druggist.
The mnn with the tall corn stalk ar
rived in Versailles last Saturday and
planted a stalk at the lamp poat near
Alf. Ilelucinan's saloon. The top of
the stalk soared several feet above the
top of the (lost
Ilerbhel Mason while going around
the square at a lively gait on his
bicycle last Thursday evening ran Into
a buggy and hud 0110 of the middle fin
gers on his right hand broken. The
buggy was not injured.
The lluncetou fair next week will
draw quite a crowd from here, espe
cially on Dig Thursday when the baud
and base ball team will go as an at
traction, while the fare will be 81 for
the round trip from here.
Julius Keotting, the expert tinner
with Thorpe llros., took a vacation
last week and with his little son, Mas
ter Peter, visited his sisters and broth
ers at Jefferson City and Chamois,
whom ho had not seen for nina years.
We are not just beginning the free
delivery of meats to our customers but
have been delivering free of charge
ever since we began huslueas and will
continue to do ho. Leave your orders
for Meat, Groceries and left with I). C.
Ladles' Lace Handkerchiefs
10 and 20c, go for 5c and 10c.
M. Joachimi's Cut Price Cash
OPEN FOB INSPECTION.
Our Early Fall Suitings and Waistings.
Friday morning is the day that our Sale starts on
Early Fall Dress Goods.
The best that Money can Buy,
As usual no time has been spared in making se
lections, and all the latest and best that money
can buy can be seen on our counters.
The Leader of Low Prices and First-Class
1' GiiMri worth $2.00 and
DUja UUlld 2.50,gofor$1.25
and 1.50. The other follow want
ed tho monoy, wo got tho Suits,
you can have them and savo mon
ey, if you come in time.
M. Joachimi's Cut Price Cash
John llalloway of (ilensted was on
our streets Monday.
Hardy's Prize ltaklng I'owder Is the
kind to use in your baking.
Attorney W. Elliott MoVey spent
Sunday last in Sedalla with relatives.
D. F. Thompson and family left
Tuesday with their household goods
Earl M. I'almer of Kansas City spent
Sunday last in Versailles, guest of the
Mrs. William Well has been quite
sick at her home on North Monroe
street for several days.
Mrs. John Wnssung duparted Tues
day for a week's visit with relatives
and friends in Sedalla.
Miss Viola Cross arrived here yester
day to make au extended visit with
her slater, Mrs. C. C. Crew.
It don't pay to bo "grouchy." Some
business men will lost 8100 worth of
tradu in trying to save a quarter.
Ituucelon Fair begins next Wednes
day and continues until Friday. Ver
sailles will send a large delegation.
Ilobert Mobley, a guard at the State
Penitentiary ut Jefferson City, spent
Sunday last with friends in Versailles.
The Syracuse ball team who were
billed to play u game of ball here last
Sunday afternoon, failed to put In au
Leave your orders for Meat and Ice
with us. All orders executed promptly
and goods delivered free us usuul.
D. C. Haiidv.
The Missouri State Fair has been
going on this week and many from
Morgan county and especially from
Versailles have heeu In attendance.
Mr. and Min. Homer Yowh are the
proudest people In Morgan county
since tho arrival of a fine boy nt their
borne Tuesday uight August 10. Kldon
T. It. Townley slipped on the Hide-
walk on East Nuwlou street last Sat
urday evening and sprained his right
ankle to the extent that he has been
using a walking cane since.
Many of our friends are complaining
that the bugs and worms arc eating
up their cabbage, other vegetables and
melon vines. They should secure a
bottle of Kreso, a perfect disinfectant
and germiicldo, guaranteed, by C. D.
Hunter, at the Globe Drug Store.
TAILE LINEN, Unbleached, fine,
worth 75c per yard, goea for 50c.
M. Joachimi's Cut Price Cash
L. M. Ivy and wife of Crittenden
were guests at the City Hotel Mon
Jacob Eusmtngcr of Stover was cir
culating with friends here last Sun
day. John Uastofer drove up from Gravoih
Mills and truded with our iiicrohauts
Young Patterson, a Kansas City bus
i neM man, spent the day Monday iu
J. II. Anderson aid wife of Clarks
burg were guests at the Hotel Martin
Versailles public schools will open
for the fall and winter term on Mon
day, August 31.
J. Guructt Jolly and brother William
Jolly of Sedalla transacted business In
this city Monday.
Dr. E. P. Yarni'll was among the
crowd who took In the Stale Fair at
Sedalla this week.
P. E. MoCorinleU a prominent busi
ness man of West Plains spent the day
in this city last Friday.
J. W. Hull a citlcii of Speed. Cooper
county, was among the guests at the
Martin Hotel last Friday.
Over in St. Louia county an ex
change tells of a plan that Is on foot
to make u cemetery "more Inviting."
CI 1 as. and T. llrockutt and Floyd
Rowland of Hoyler's Mill drove lu and
were guests at the City Hotel last Sun
day. Arthur Gibson, John and Easam
Farris, of Olcan, were lu Versailles
Tuesday looking after business mat
Large numbers of Morgan county
people havo taken In the State Fair at
Sedalla this week, in fact too many,
for us to enumerate .
W. P. Hubbard enme out from Seda
lla and spent a portion of the past
week with his brothers, Dr. Joel I).
and George II, Hubbard.
Alf. Helneman, D. C. Hardy, Jr., and
Attorney J , J, Jones of Glcnsted were
among the visitors to the Missouri
State Fulr at Sedalla Tuesday.
Ilenry Wclprnad of Gravois Mills
was here on business Monday. He
says there are plenty of Folk Demo
crats In that neck of the woods.
W. G. Hlgglnliottoin of Fortunu was
In the elty Tuesday. He bad attended
the Street Fair at lioouvllle last week
and incidentally remarked that the
crowd was the biggest end of tho
E. T. King of Eldon spent Saturday
In Versailles and stated that the Rock
tsland was pushing matters relative to
building the shops at tho pluee. The
excavating equipment, he Maid, was at
ready on the ground.
On Thursday, August 27, the big day
at the lluuouton Fair, tho Missouri
Pucltlu will have a oheap rate all along
the lino. The round trip from Ver
tallies to lluncetou will be 81, from
Tipton will be ftoo. Tills cheap rale
will give everybody n chance to seo
the Fair at a nominal cost.
OYS' THREE-PIECE SUITS, 10 t
15 years, very line, $7.50, go for
5.00. M. Joachimi's Cut Price
Ex. Ltcut-Gov. llolle was here Tues
day looking after matters in connec
tion with the new St. Louls-ICnns.-n
The Morgan County Folk Club which
organized last week will hold theii
second meeting next Monday evening,
and a full attendance is requested.
Chief Campbell and Contractor
Stubbs came In to-day and will make
a tour of Inspection over the construc
tion work In progress west of Ver
sailles. Mr. and Mrs, M. F. Kelly, of Excel
sior, were lu this city trading with our
merchants last Friday. Mr. Kelly is
one of the successful farmers of tins
vicinity of Excelsior.
Willis Jones who recently arrived
here from Colorado, has sold his IHO
acre farm near Harnett, the considera
tion being 81,000. Mr. Jones will prob
ably return to the west again in a
E. W. Thorpe who made a brief visit
with his parents lu Shell Rock, Iowa,
returned home Tuesday, accompanied
by his wife and little daughter, who
had been spending the past summer
with their Iowa relatives.
Mrs. C. L. Cummins, daughter of
Rev. and Mrs. J. Y. llusby, returned to
her home at Itlue Springs last Satur
day. She bad been here since tho
wedding of her sister, Miss Edna llus
by to Prof. J. J. Stockard.
Frank Kldwell, non of P. II. Kid-
well, while riding his bicycle along
North Fisher street last Sutnrday night,
ran Into a rut and was thrown oil'
straining his right leg at the knee, re
quiring tho services of a physician to
Lust Sunday afternoon' Rev. J. Y.
Husby assisted Rev. A. II, McKiilghtln
the baptism of twentythree persons at
Ulenstcd, all of whom were lute addi
tions to the church. There were twenty-nine
additions in all during tho
ravlval just elosed at that place.
Dr. W. F. Donovan the eyesight spe
cialist, is here with headquarters at,
the City Hotel. If you have eye troub
les It will pay you to consult Dr. Don
ovan. This Is his third trip lien: and
all customers who havo been treated
by him will recommend Ills work ami
glasses to be Hrst-eliMS iu every partic
ular. Hu will remain here until the
Douglas Hewitt of the Smithtou Sun
beam, who la southern agent for the
M. & U. railway, has just returned
from Soitth Alabama with a party of
excursionists from Smlthton uud vlcin-.
Ity A number of these gentlemen ln
vested In Alabama farm lands. W. II.
Hewitt of South Morgan was with Hie
excurslonlsta and purchased a good
tract of Alabama laud ou which hi
jintunda to settle and mart u stock