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r-Tlic Republican, Weekly Inter Ocean, Farm and Home, Fruit Grower, Home Life and The Family Magazine (all six tor one year tor .do.
Morgan County Republican.
CENTRAL MISSOURI FARMING. MINING, REAL. BHTATK. RAILROAD AND GENERAL NEWS.
Versailles. Mo., Thursday Morning, March 6. 1913.
D. C. HARDY'S
Annual Church Sale,
Commencing March 7 and 8tn
Four Churches in Versailles Take Part In
This Big Sale!
Commencing with the Christian Church on above dates
they will have charge of our store, and will be pleased to
have all friends remembei the dates, March 7 and 8.
March 10 and 1 1 the Presbyterian Ladies will have
charge of our store and will be pleased to have their friends
remember these dates.
March 12 and 13 the M. E. Church South, will have
charge of our store, where you will find the ladies of this
church in charge and they will be pleased to see their
March 14 and 15 the Baptist Ladies will have charge of
out store, where they will be pleased to have the support of
The Buyer, Mr. Hardy; having just returned from the
Eastern markets, where he bought some of the most won
derful bargains, and on date of these Sales we expect to have
all Spring Goods in.
This sale will amount to just what each Church makes
it, the larger the sales the greater the amount each church
Each Church taKes charge of our Store at
9 a. m., and continues until 9 p. m.
Now all together to tarn $$$$$$ for your Church.
We will assist with our force to make each day
a big success.
D. C. HARDY.
Have you seen that blue bird yet ?
Miss Nina Mason is in St. Louis1
having her eyes treated.
An adjourned term of county court
is in session this week, proceedings
Geo. Kcifer, ol Cole Camp, while
on his way to St. Louis, stopped off
here Sunday to visit his sister, Mrs.
There was quite a good crowd in
town Saturday, despite the bad
weather, and the merchants did a
Regular commimication of Ver
sailles Lodge, No. 117, A. K oi A.
M., Friday night, March 7th, and of
course there will be something doing
come out and see.
Agent Lakin, of, (he Mo. Pac. Ry
at this place, has purennsea the
Perry Moore farm? adjoining the city
the northeast, iind will take pos
session the 15th, Mr. Moore will go
west, probably to California, to hunt
a new home.'J
The session of the Presbyterian
church, held Tuesday afternoon, em
ployed Rev. Z. T. Orr for another
year, April 1st, 1013, to April 1st,
1914. for half time, the 1st and 3rd
Sundays in eachr month, the other
Sundays will be given Bethel church,
Cooper county. Bro. Orr has done
acceptable work for both churches
the past year, and it is hoped for
still greater success the coming year
One day last: week Harnett was
pretty well represented at the hub,
in Squire Clifton's court, Constable
Moreland having rounded up tour of
the prominent citizens of that section
charged with gambling, with the nec
essary number of witnesses, but as it
usually turns out in such cases, the
memories of the witnesses failed them
when put on the stand, so Prosecut
ing Atty. Ag-e dismissed the cases on
the payment of costs. One victim
took a fine of $5.00 and costs for
playing cards on Sunday. Others
will likely be rounded up later, that
is as soon as caught.
.Mrs. R. V. Smith, of Washburn,
Wis.. ,md Mr. C. W. Loffler, of
I.oganport, Ind.. neice and nephew ' (.orner of FNhcr street
of Mrs. Bcrnice Spidel, were visiting Lnn ,,,,,, nmi ...111
then soon be it home.
I have just relumed from St. Lotii"
her last week.
Kmmctt McDonald, from the south
part of the county, has bought the
Padgett feed yard and has leased the
Blake Talbott re sidence on North
Fisher street, and is now a resident
Now is the time to
set your incubator.
Be sure you get the
best oil as this is a
most important factor
to insure a good hatch.
Eupion oil is conceded
by all to be the best
oil for incubators.
For sale at our store.
Price & Lutz.
Change in firm.
Harry McDonald, county assessor,
has purchased the Blake Talbott in
terest in the Undertaking: ami Fur
niture Store of Kidwell & Talbott, on
Monroe street, and the firm is now
Kidwell & McDonald, a good team
of good fellows.
Maltox, the liverviuan, hat- pur
chased the (ten. P. Clark irsidenrc.
repair it. and
with a full line of th- l-xtest style"
in millinery go.xls. I think 1 can
please tin ladies 01 the town and
country as to style and prices. Call
and sec for yourselves. Opening ad
Mns. N. E. Mounts.
Boy Scouts Entertain Camp Fire
The Boy Scouts entertained tin
Camp Fire Girls Saturday evening
with an old fashioned s'ed lide.
About an hour was spent by the
hilarious crowd riding about town
after which they went to the Martin
Hotel, where a two course luncheon
was served ind heartily enjoyed by
all. Those present were: Misses
Mildred Handy, Maurine Daniels,
Hazel Hardy, Marie Jacobs, Lucy
Kelly, Alpha Stephens, Eleanor
Todd, Fannie Kidwell, Eunice
Mason, Gladys Hubbard and Jane
Young; Messrs. Randal Young, Al
fred Heineman, Mancel Morris, Fer
ris Woods, Vivian Williams, Wesley
Moore, Foster Brown, Elvin Popper
and William Otten.
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The Rock Island is putting in new
scales at the stock yards.
Mr. Lev is Cooper and family are
moving to Howard County.
Miss Esther Morrow is visiting Mrs.
C. H. Goodman in Stover, this week.
Howard Shores, son of Avery
Shores, is quite sick with pneumonia.
T. W. McClelland is on the sick
list, a touch of grippe complicated
with spring fever.
Mrs. M. C. Arnold, who has been
spending the winter in St. Louis, re
turned home recently.
Mr. George Reid, of Lamonte,
Mo., was the guest of Miss Frances
Thorpe the first part of the week.
Miss Grade Crewson, of Coffec
ville, Kans., is visiting her uncle and
aunt, Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Crewson.
Miss Cora Parks, of Clinton, after
a pleasant isit with her sister, Mrs.
H. S. Thornhill, returned home Sat
urday. Mrs. H. N. Lutman.and daughter,
Elizabeth, who have been visiting her
sister. Mrs. A. B. Knipmeyer, of
Memphis, Tenn.. returned home
Will some one please inform Geue
Agce the exact date of Washington's
birthday he missed it one day this
time, and if he mak'.s such a miss
again he may miss Miss
It seems we didn't get that apple
story quite straight last week. E. A.
Crewson, one of the victims, says Dr.
Kelly swiped his bushel and sold
them to Frank White, and rrank to
Mox. Kelly says the difference be
tween George Washington and Crew
son is, that George couldn't tell a lie,
while Crewson cannot tell the truth.
(Van is a real estate agent.)
Mias Ross Burns, who has been
visiting relatives and friends at Bl?ck
Water and Boonville, for a couple of
months, returned home last week.
Mrs. James Bolton, of Trinidad,
Colo., died at her home there last
week of pneumonia. She was born
and raised in Morgan, and had many
relatives and friends here to mourn
Royal Theatre Announcements.
Change of. picturss every night.
Daily Programme in first window
east of First National Bank.
Drawing ever Thursday night.
Edison Records every Tuesday
Three reels every night.
New Programme every day in first
window cast of First National Bank.
Royal Orchestra every night : Miss
Beatrice Kinloch, piano; Fordycc
Kindle, violin ; Chas. Kavanaugh,
clarinet; Carrol Kindle, cornet; Ed
win Williams, Trombone; Peggy
Don't forget to watch the window
for the daily change of program. .
f Henry J. T. Bottcher Florence
Emma Stucker Florence
j Henry Young Stover
I Wooda Wcssee Stover
William Shofner Versailles
I Elpha Silvey Versailles
We Have a Democratic President Now
"De Year ob Jubilee am Come!"
Seed potatoes, onion
sets, vegetable seeds,
All kinds of garden
and flower seed in
bulk and package.
We have the most
complete line of seed
in Versailles. Come
in and select the kind
you -want while our
stock is complete.
Price & Lutz.
City Clerk McClelland was out one
night last week with "the boys," and
stayed so late that when he got home
the folks were sound asleep and the
door locked. After making disturb
ance enough to wake the dead and
disturb all the neighbors, Mc ambled
down to the livery barn, waked Dick
up and called up Central to try and
wake his folks up from the inside, he
couldn't make it from the outside.
It was a failure, but by Mc going
back and pounding on the door and
central calling h regular fire alarm
the door was finally opened. Mc
should have w night key, but if he
had he would probably be out every
night. Naughty Mc.
We have TWO cars,
and, as usual, have
them bought right, so
you know where to buy.
we will look after your J
C. H. Mason,