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ADDITIONAL LOCAL NEWS.
Mrs. Tho. Padgett departed Wed
nesday for Texas, where she will make
nn extended visit with relatives.
Mrs. Kfllo A very, who formerly re
Hided in tills elty, hut now of Lebanon,
is the Client of friends here this week.
A. , (iould, superintendent of the
concrete work on the Iloek sland west
of Versailles drove in fioin Windsor
Monday and stopped over night with
Kandlnid Kairley at the City Hotel.
.John I. SutluriH, until recently it citi
zen of this county, hut now In the
employ of the Ayer Ioid Tie Jk Timlier
(). at Olney, Illinois, In visiting rein
Uvea in Versailles and vicinity this
Mrs. I'. Uwynn and children, Kls
worth and Gladys, returned home last
Salmday from an extended visit, at
.Jefferson City and other points. They
were preceded 1)3' Mr. Uivytin. who
came out from .St. Louis for a brief
W. D. Hoc and two sons and (Jene
(Jearhardt of Pioelor delivered a drove
of stock ho;s to this market Tuesday.
While on the way to thin eity three of
the hogs became separated from the
drove and it required considerable
trouble to locate them.
Mrs .lohn Martin on Campbell rlroet
has a hpeuiuii of pumpkin in her garden
which is a curiosity. Tlie vine has a
number of pumpkins of large variety,
one of which measures reventy inches
in circumference, is suspended on a
bo and Ik still growing.
Monday Sheriff Drysdale took two
prisoners to California to be placed in
the Moniteau county jail. One was
(llasgow, tlie negro held for tho Syra
cuse murder, and the other was Cioss,
tlie fellow sentenced to six months in
jail for carrying concealed weapons.
The Iidies' Foreign Missionary Soci
ety met at the home of Mrs. Win For
mal! Wednesday afternoon and held an
interesting meeting. After the ladles
had gone t hrougli with all mattem
pertaining to tin; society they were
treated to un elegant lunch by their
hostess which was highly enjoyed by
A Fayette meichant wrote to the
Hcline.'itor asking rates for a two-Inch,
ingle-column ail vei tiscment in that
publication. The. answer was "S-'OO
for one issue payment in advance "
Now, if that Fayette meichant ever
growln at the rates of hU home paper,
he ought to be given V) days on the
rockplle. Howard Co. Advertiser.
A tunnel lei) feet long is to be dug
by the Iloek Island Hallway thiough
one of the big Snl hills near Lee-.
Summit. The eontiaet for the work
lias been let to .John ISergger of Den
ver, and work will probably commence
on the tunnel this week, Hullioad men
say it will require eTl work to com
plctc this, as a solid wall of limestone
roelc will be met for a considerable
part of the way. Tlie new railway
paHMib through much of the loughcst
pail of .Inekson county. It ruim for
many miles through tlie Sni lillls in
tlie southern and southeastern part.
Several carriage loads of loWa resi
dents, who have recently located in
Morgan county, drove to Spears' Cave
to investigate the Interior makeup of
that naturul curiosity last Sunday.
They were U. 1), Case ami family, 0.
C. Case, Clair I'lk.i and family, V. II.
ltoss and A. Young They weie headed
by II. A. Young noil family and the
trip proved quite interesting to the
former low ails, who feel that they
were well repaid for the time spent in
looking thiough the vast tunnel opin
Ing IhroHgh solid lock as neatly as
though It had been carved by human
WA.NTKD 1'raltle Farms, from HO
ncrch up. I nln receiving plenty of In
quirictt from Iowa, Illinois and Ohio
people, about Morgan County. They
nil) begin coming in mooii. II. A,
VOUNU, in o'fllce of I 'rebate Judge.
The Whistling Concert given Tues
day night at the opera house by Mr.
and Mra. I). C. Ireland, under the aus
pices of tho ladles of the Presbyterian
Church was greeted by a splendid
audience. Prof. Ireland as a whistler
has but few equals and his imitations
of bird singing was as unique as it was
Interesting. Aim. Ireland's readlug
were all good and showed conclusively
that her attainments were of the high
est character. The program, unllko
many entertainments on the concert
order, wan lunger than necessary, yet
pleasing to tho audience. Mrs. J. A.
I'etty presided at the piano.
A ;)M!r Find.
The drill hole that tho New York
company Is putting down on the Crow
son land six ml Ion southwest of town
is creating considerable excitement.
There is every indication of a largo
body of copper running from fl'J to over
120 foot, not solid of course, but htreak.s
that seem almost pure, At one point
tho driller, itayinond Morrison, says
there seeujs to be about twelve Inches
of pure ropper, but an opening on ono
side let the cuttings through In such
a way that they were lost. Home of
the small pieces gotten out could b,o
out like bar lead. The tools camo out
of the drill hole covered with a heavy
green coating, while tlie water drawn
out is a heavy green color; an old horse
shoo thrown in a pan of this water
coon appeared to be made of copper.
While tlicro have been many fine speci
mens of copper found in that part of
tlie country, a copper mine is a new
proportion. If there was Much a thing
in tlie country there would bu no
trouble in soon corning to a decision
as to the valuo of the find on this
property. Some of tho most prominent
geologists have alwuys maintained that
the formation In parts of tlie county
indicate copper, but as no mines have
been developed, there will always bo
some doubt until this ore is found In
paying quantities. This late drilling
shows about everything a parson can
ask in the iviv of copper, except an
exposed vein or ledge
A Oiooil (Jiitch.
Last Friday afternoon a suspicions
looking character hung around near
tin! Presbyterian Church and made
close observation in the residence dis
trict on North Fisher street and Wil
liamson avenue. He loafed in that
locality until nearly every one who
saw him felt that Ilia mission was for
no good purpose.
r.atu in the evening the attention of
Constable lie v. Morelan was called to
the fellow's movements and after
watching him for a time. Hoy. followed
him to court house square and arrested
him in front of iloinetnan'H saloon.
The fellow was hcurehed and a 3H-cali-lire
bulldog revolver was found con
cealed rolled up beneath his outside
shirt, near his waist. This was enough
to convince the olllceru that the fellow
was a "crook" and he wau lodged in
the county jail.
Saturday tlie fellow was brought be
foie Vsqulre .1. M. Clifton and gave his
name as Charley Cross, but would give
no other information relative to bin
identity, lie was lined ft 00 and given
six mouths in Jail for carrying con
cealed weapons. He is probably Hi
years old and gave every evidence of
being a dangerous character, but he
will bo safe until his jail senteuco and
fine ban been fully satisfied.
Figured In it Kiimiwuy.
Friday's Sedalia Sentinel gave the
following account of a runaway in that
city in which our Prosecuting Attor
ney, A. A . Knoop, and his sister noro
two of tlie victims:
"A horse driven by Auioh Knoop,
Proseeutliig Attorney of Morgan coun
ty, became frightene.il at a passing
train near tlie lirosdway crossing Sun
day evening and rtu away, upsetting
tlie vehicle and tli rowing the occupants'
to the pavement.
"Accompanying Mr. Knoop wore his
sister, Miss Marngrot, and Miss Mary
Poage, of this city. Aside from a few
scratches none of the parties were In
jured. Tho animal after turning the
vehicle over dashed Up the street at a
wild rnte and smashed tho buggy. It
ran south and was not found till tho
next morning, near Flat creek, south
of the city."
As a rule a man will feel well satis
fled if he can liohhlo around on crutch
es two or three weeks after spraining
his ankle, and it is usually two or three
months before he has fully recovered.
This Is an unnecessary Ions of time, for
In many cases lit which Chamberlain's
Pain Halm has been promptly and free
ly applied, a complete cure has been
effected In 1cm. than onu week's tlmjj,
arid in some eases within throu days.
For sale by Wltteu Drag Co,
CARL W, BIERSACH
Dry Goods and Notions,
SHOES AND HATS,
At the "Red Flag," Versailles, Mo.
Colored Central H:iiitlnt Asso
ciation. The M'salon of the Colored Central
Haptist Association of Missouri con
vened in this city Monday and will bo
in session during the entire week. Kl
dor II. .1. Hurton, of Jefferson City,
who is quite u distinguished minister
among the people of his race, is mod
erator of the association. Hldor W. F.
Watts of liuncctou and Rev. I. Mills of
Marshall arc also In attendance. There
are about one hundred delegates pres
ent from different points in the dis
trict and besides much business which
has beeu dispensed during the course
of the sessions, tevoral good discourses
have been listened to, while a number
of discussions profitable to the dele
gates have been brought out.
IJurcbiu.k Uoiiuli Kldors.
It is quite Korrcct to apply that title
tQ tho Indian. Chiefs, warrlorn and
bucks in the great Cole Younger and
Frank James Historical Wild West,
for to a very considerable extent they
as well as the horses, ate bare-backed.
Hut it is the bare-haekeduesH of the
red men so remarkable. How, with
out the aid of saddle or stirrups, they
can lie along a horse's nido to shoot
from under his neck, with only part
of ono leg exposed, or lower them
selves no as to pick up things from the
ground, going at full gallop, Is hard to
understand. This great exhibition
will he in Versailles Friday, Sept. 4,
headed in person by tho two famous
men whose title It bears.
Usually begins with the symptoms of ft
common cold; there is chilliness, sneez
ing, sore throat, hot skin, quick pulse,
hoarseness and Impeded respiration.
iivo frequent small doses of Mallard's
Horehound Syrup, (tlie child will cry
for it) and at the tlrst sign of a croupy
cough, apply frequently Mallard's Snow
Liniment extenrilly to tho throat. 60o
at Wltten Drug Co.
Trustworthy lady or gentleman to
manage business In this county and ad
joining territory for well and favor
ably known House of solid financial
standing. 20 straight cash salary and
expeiihos, paid each Monday by cheek
direct from headquarters. Kxponso
money advanced; position permanent.
Address Manager, 010 Motion Hldtf.,
21 Years a Dyspeptic.
K. II. Foster, 31H K. 2d St., bait Lake
City, writes; "I havo been bothered
with dyspepsia or indigestion for lil
years; tried many doctors without re
liefi recently I got a bottle of Herblne.
One bottle cured me, 1 am now taper
ing off on tho second. I hare recom
mended It to my friends; it is cnrlng
them, too." 50o at Wltteu Drug Co.
Ilitray from the Woods ranch, one
red short-horned heifer, marked with
champion hog ring In top of one ear
when last seen, probably branded "1ft"
with curve beneath, on left hip, de
horned and car marked (hole In ear)
turn. Deliver at Mr. Case's (O. II. Price
farm) and I will pay reward.
5 NO GAS ! NO COCAINE !
2 By the use of the Latest Appliances.
3 TEETH EXTRACTED
Formerly extractor at Hoston Den
tal and Kiaminer at Union ollcge
of Painless Dentistry, ''hicago.
The easiest and quickest painless
extractor in the United Htates to
day, so recognized by tlie profes
sion at large, now located in St.
WILL AGAIN VIB1T
-Vt tlie CITY HOTEL,
g Wednesday, Sept. 7TU
$f REMAINING UNTIL SATURDAY, SEPT. 19. I 111 J
3 Ho will havo with him tins lutoHt patont.s and appliances
which unablns him to uxtraut, crown and till tooth without,
fif a particlo of pain, at rouHonablo co.st. Dr. liondor is a
j graduate of u roputablo dontaleollogo, whoroho.spontyoar.s
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$f ilavo you a plate that fall.s in tho mouth? Como to us; j
wo mako u apodal ty of routodyiny audi annoying dofoots. j
3 .Plates tliat Fit or no Pay. if
ough workman in all brunches of tho profession.
Set of Teeth 1 $5.00
Gold Crowns 5.00
Best Set S. S. White Tooth 5.00
Teeth Without Plates 5.00
ridings 75c up
Tooth Extracted FREE when Plates tiro Ordered.
Filling with all kinds of material without pain, at half
tf t.hu rncnliir nrirtn. A nrotootivn iruiti'iintna nf 10 vnnrs with
a all work, and when ho causes pain in any case ho makes no
Statistics show that seventy por cent of all stomach
trouble und neurulgia in caused by decayed teeth.
lift Bonder uses no gas, chloroform, cocaine or any sloop
producing agent. Absolutely no sickness or soro mouth.
Our reliability is unquestioned. Wo aro hacked by a Jf
$F woalthy corporation, therefore thoroughly responsible. j
f Wu live up to our advortisement, so it will pa you to
r come early und avoid the rush. Examination free. Hours,
0 a. in. to 5 p. mi '
I Jr. E. P. BEB, National Dental Parlors
J 720 Olivo Street, St. Louis, Mo.
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