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rs* SOUTSS WATCHMAN, Rstabiisb.ed April, iSSO. "Be .Just and Fear not-Let ali the Ends thou Aims t at bothy Country's thy God's and Truth's.' T?SE T?;US SOUTH??CS. s*sabii*ke<) Jone, 5 36
?osoSida?ed Aag. 2, ?88i. SUMTER. S. O . WEDNESDAY. NOVEMBER 30, 1904. New Series-Yoi. SUUY. *?. 19
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TBE LATEST SEWS FB?M THE
C?PiTAL OF TBE STATE.
Tfee Saiu?a Muddle Develops Into
a Serious State of Affairs-The
> Sheriff Accused af Incompe?
tence-Other Matters of
Interest.
----
Colombia, Nov. 2a-The funeral of
Former Governor Hugh S. Thompson
was held this morning from Tinity
church, Bishop Capers, his old class?
mate at the Citadel, officiating in the
pesen ce of fen attendance which in
duded many distinguished men. The
interment was in the family plot in
the church cemetary. The body lay in
state in the State ' capital last night
with a guard of boner from Camp
Hampton, U. C. V. protecting it.
Many people saw the casket daring
the afternoon and early part of the
blight
The pall bearers at the funeral were,
Aotiver-General Wilie Jones, Andrew
Crawford. W. G. Childe, Julina H.
Walker, C M. Tew, John P. Thomas,
Jr., J. S. Muller, T. S. Bryan and
Edwin G. Seibels. Honorary-Pre?
sident Benj. Sloan, John A. Craw?
ford, Judge A. C. Haskell, ex-Gov.
Joba^e. Sheppard, Col. John C: Has
kel?7Gen. LeRoy F. Yeomans, Dr. B.
W. Taylor, Col. Thos. J. Lipscomb,
Maj. J. B. Ezell.
The body arrived afc noon yesterday
accompanied by members of the fam?
ily Mrs. Hugh S. Thompson of Chat?
tanooga, Waddy C. Thompson of At?
lanta, John M.Thompson of New York,
Mrs. "3. G. Zahery of New York.
CoL^Hejgry T. Thompson came in on
the preceding train to assist in mak?
ing the. funeral arrangements, and
Mrs. Waddy Thompson, Mrs. T. C.
Thompson came in today along with
Messrs. G. A. Anderson and J. C.
Giles, Mr. Thompson 's associates in
the New York Life Insurance Com?
pany's headquarters office, where
Governor Thompson was comptroller
fer tee company.
Dr. R. H. Peters has resigned as
director cf music at Converse college
because, he says tu his letter of
resignation, the "college ha^become
intolerable" to. him. He refuses
to discuss fcli2 affair and President
Bell and the board of trustees are
also strangely reticent. In the cir
. cumstances the town is of course fail
of wild rumors as to the cause of the
resignation.
Two mysterious shooting affairs oc?
curred in the state yesterday. Near
Saluda, while plowing for a brother of
W. L. Henderson, who is in ja il for
the morder of W. L. Henderson, W. M.
Morse, Will Gulbreafcb, the negro
said to have been driving the wagon
thd night Morse was killed, was shot
tn rou sn the head and killed. His
slayers are ft?d to be Mit Morse, S.
D. Gillien and others, are said to
claim that they were attempting to
arrest the negro and he resisted. Kev.
.?E. R. Anderson, pastor cf the negro
Methodist Ch arch at Gokesbury,
was fired noon by a man concealed
.nuder the bay window of the chard),
.as tbe preacher was ab'ut to enter the
back door of the church. The would
be murderer fired upon his pursuers,
who lost him. There is no < lue.
The North western's passenger train
bound from Sumter to Charleston is
said to have been wrecked near Tin
?lalTs last night, bet as there is no
*elrgrar;h station at Tindall's particu?
lars are unobtainable. Engineer Sey?
mour is said to have been injured.
A wreck on the Carolina and North?
western road near Hickory injured
four, all North Carolinians. Tl ie
train collided with a freight. Gover-1
nor Hewyard has appointed the dele- j
gation to the boll weevil convention
which will be held in Shreveport,
La., o* the 12th of next month. The
list includes J. E. Wannamaker of
St Matthews, Charles E Chambliss
of CIem>on College, E. S. Addision
of Ninety Six, B. S. Boozer of New
bal jv. W. G. Billson cf Charleston,
A. E. Avcock of Wedgefield. B. H.
Boykin, Richard Singleton of Acron.
Columbia. Nov. 25 -There is a ser?
ious state of affairs over in Saluda
gowing ont cf the Rhoden-Henderson
affair, the developments in which
have been promptly chronicled in this
correspondence. A family feud, it
will be remembered, culminated early
in October in the shooting to death
in tbe road at night on his way borne
of M. Morse by W. L. Henderson
and Alfred Free who were concerned
io the fend. Henderson was so badly
wounded in the chest and through
tbe hand that he bad to be removed to
a relative s. A short time after this
at the instance of Solicitor Thurmond
the governor offered a reward of SI00
each for the two white men and $-30
for tiie negro Will Cul breath, wbo
droTe the wagon for the H?nderson
4^>erty tiie night ot ihe killing. It
tmw torr* ont that none of the accus?
ed has attempted to escape and that
t'.ere was Dever any use for the re?
ward*, according to Sher ff Rhoden'a
o?n statement. And vet a ehort tjw
Bites ititi a Maj. ?. S. Anderso&.pat
in his appearance here with a rece
for the person of Henderson sis?
by the sheriff and bis deputy, s
jailer, who heppens to bo the sheri!
son. Upon this receipt, to which t
sheriff's official seal is affixed, t
governor paid the reward-offered 1
Henderson. The sheriff afterwa
acconntcd for the receipt by sayi
that it was obtained from him thron
misrepresentation on the part
Henderson's lawyer, Mr. N. G. Evai
who told him that it was merely
formai paper in an application for ba
Mr. Evans in a signed statement fu]
explains bis connection with the ca
and emphatically denies that he pi
sented this paper to the sheriff for I
signature. Maj. Anderson, also o\
his own signature, tells of how
sought out and found Henderson ai
arrested him, but discovering th
he was suffering so much from fc
wounds left him at a Mr. Davis'
where the sheriff placed a guard ov
him, and that tberepon the sheri
signed the receipt. Maj. Andersc
concludes his statements by declarii
that the whole trouble is caused 1
"Saluda being afflicted by a sneri
who is.incapable of attending to ti
duties of his office.
. A fresh chapter to this lamentab
story of laxity ic carrving out the la
over in Saluda is added in the shoo
ing of the negro Will Cnlbreath, a]
parently by friends of Morse who see
to have practically lynched him.
is understood that the negro was in
plicated in the beginning merely 1
discredit his testimony against tl
white meD. The coroner's inquei
yesterday brought iii this verdict c
the death of the negro :
"We find that Will Cnlbreath carr
to his death from a pistol shot woun
at the bands of S. D. Gillion, an
that U. D. Gillion, M. B. Morse, ?
Mid Moffett were accessories."
The men came upon the negi
white be was ploughing in the fiel
of W. Henderson, a brrther cf W. I
Henderson. S: D. Gillion had bee
deputized to arrest him. According t
several eve witnesses Gillion told th
negro that if he ran he would be shot
Clubreath was shot in the back c
the head as he was running i
front of Gillion at a distance of aboc
30 yards. Gillion's bands was airead
bloody, he was tried for the murde
of a Mr. Cogburn just after the nei
county was formed. Warrants bav
been issued for the men named in th
coroner's verdict and it is said tba
warrants are also out for Dock Mc
Kay, and two others whose rames ar
not known, these three being in th
woods nearby when Cnlbreath wa
killed.
The story of another dark crim
comes i:_ from Chester, near whici
town Mack Anderson, a negro, wa
taken from his home at night am
murdered with an ax and rrbbed o
$50. lt was known among bis negr
neighbors that he had money and sev
eral of them have been arrested on sus
picion.
The Tboruwcli Orphanage seminar;
buildine, was totally destroyed by fir
yesterday. The less was 63 OOO wi tl
only Sl.O?'O insurance. The buildinj
was dedicated in li^> by Gov. Thouin
-son whose iuneral was held here thi
week.
Columbia, S. C., Nov. 28 -Hoy
Hayes, the young mountaineer con
cern ing whose commutation of th<
death sentence there was so rune!
feeling engendered throughout tb?
State recently, aud which act of tb<
governor inspired a red-hot petitioi
from Hayes' county, Oconee, asking
the governor to resign, presents th?
unique situation-unique fer thii
State at least-of a man being denice
a pardon for fear of bis being lynched.
At least it is the understanding
among Hayes' friends that the govern?
or is sufficiently well satisfied that thc
young man is innocent of the crime
for which he was sentenced to hang,
is convinced, as practically everybody
else, who has studied the testimony
and other records in the case, that he.
did not murder his young bride but
that she commirtpd suicide, bot it is
nrged that feeling in certain parts o?
Oconee is still so strong against the
young man that there would be grave
danser of lynching if he were to re?
turn there now. Hayes expects and
probably will get a full pardon within
six months or a year, but harldy be?
fore that time. Up to a few days ago
he was not compelled to put on prison
garb and was not required to do bard
labor. But in order to allay dissatis?
faction among the other prisoners be
has now been put in stripes and is
working along with other convicts in
the knitting mill. The governor con?
tinues to get ietters from various
parts of the state commending his
coursa in commuting Hayes' sentence.
A preminent Occnee man who heard
all of beth trials and who is intimate?
ly acquainted with every other matter
connected with the case, was here to?
day, and in a chat with your corres?
pondent related an interesting inci?
dent of the case which has escaped ail
of the newspapers. According to this
gentleman the strong proud ice against
young Hayes which has now spread to
all iarts of the county, and which has
been communicated to neighboring
con? ties and found expression m their
newspapers, had its origin about tour
years ago in a misunderstanding
among the members of Return baptist
church, where Hoyt Hayes and his
wife attend services and Sunday
school. The feeling against Hoyt,
this gentleman says, was mostly in?
herited from his father,who was close
in money matters, but as is frequent?
ly characteristic of such men just awd
strickly honest and reliable. A new
building was desired, and those at tbe
bead of affairs in the church decided
to make assessments iu proportion to
the amour t of property held by the j
members, being guided in making out
the bills by the auditors tax returns. ;
They assessed t tie father of Hoyt on
a ba^is of $2,000. and ignoren bi*
prote-t t*?at this was nnjnst inasmuch
as there was a mortgage for gi,nu? on
tbc tract of land ht- owned^ond that h?
ebor, ld tot be a sse ssed on a basis of
mere than the net value of bu* pro- j
pery. The contentions lead to es- !
ti^iigenienfc and bitterness which was
followed by tbe old man leaving the
neighborhood in disgust and settling
at Westminister. He left ahon? 50
acres apiece to bis three children in
the Return neighborhood, and ail but
Hoyt are living there now.
Mr. R. T. Jaynes of counsel for
Haye?, hero attending the supreme
court recently, told me of the great
difficulty he experienced in getting
specimens of the dead woman's hand?
writing. The case, it will be remem?
bered turned on whether the note
found in the room where the body lay
and which declared that the woman
killed herself because she dreaded th
pain of childbirth, was written by th
woman or forged by the husband.
Specimens were submitted by Mrs.
Hayes father, Mr. Crane, at the first
inquest, at which two of her sisters
testified that according to their judg?
ment the note was in their sistter's
handwriting. This investigation re?
sulted in a/ verdict of suicide. The
two specimens of handwriting were
never again seen ; the coroner says he
gave them to Crane, but Crane says
that official left them on the able and
that they probably got lost. Finally
after much anxios waiting and inquir?
ing it was learned that there were
spcimens in the possession of the
dead woman's cousin, Miss Julia
Crane, who lived in another part of
the county. The sheriff secured them
before he told her for which side he
wanted them.
The young woman for whom the
prosecution in its effort to provide a
motive says frayes bad an attachment,
offered to go on the stand, Mr. Jaynes
says, but the story of their alleged at?
tachment was considered so far-fetch?
ed that the defense thought it un?
necessary to cause her the embarrass?
ment. She was engaged to Hoyt np
to a short time before his marriage,
but they were simply friends after
that. There was no gossip about them
although they lived within a few
miles of each other, friends and rela?
tives and neighbors of both Hoyt and
his wife.
Sumter's Festival.
Comparisons are odious to those
suffering by the parallel an they may
not always be 6o effective as a simple
statement of facts, so in making this
brief mention of the Sumter Fall Fes?
tival we will endeavor to refrain from
comparison. One very important dis?
covery was made this week by the
thousands of pepole who visited Sum?
ter and that is that when the very
best of the spirit called.hereabouts
'"the Atlanta spirit" is wanted the
sample may be drawn from a South
Carolina town. That is the spirit of
enthusiasm, of united action of liber?
ality, of all pulling together with in?
dividual subordination for the public
good. That is what they learned in
Sumter and that explains why the
Sumter of today is absolutely unrecog?
nizable as the litle town when last
seen by the writer. ?
The people of Sumter contributed
*3,5CO dollars to pay tho expenses of
this fall festival-it was not drawn ont
of them with tbe aid of a block vand
tackle but was in reality "contribut?
ed." Almost at the. sume time, we
are informed, about as much rnore>
money was raised by subscription for
other non-coupon clipping purposes in
which there was popular pride -and
on Thursday when there were thou?
sands of strangers iu the cit}' Sumter's
stores were closed. It was a real
public festivity with no money-mak?
ing features attached. "Hov? do these
people expect to get their money
back?" asked a CoJsSmbian. Maybe
they don't expect n^but if it does
not do them more good than drawing
8 per cent, interest we will be aston?
ished. They have inspired them?
selves, pleasantly surprised their old
friends and made manv new ones.
And is that not worth the cost? The
self confidence gained and the enthu?
siasm aroused are worth more to Sum?
ter than can be measured in dollars
and cents.
The horse show on Wednesday was
such an astonishing success that it
will probably be made a regular an?
nual affair. The people of the county
did not realize their wealth in horse
flesh until the animals, were brought
together. The immediate effect will be
to stimulate the breeding and owning
of even a better grade of horses
throughout Sumter county. That is a
distinct and substantial accomplish?
ment of the festival.
The business and professional mon
of Sumter forgot their vocations dur?
ing the festival' and became ho3ts of
the public. Good spirit, good nature
and hospitality were marked features.
It was a great, jolly crowd from the
governor down to the "trusties" from
the State farm. Sumter is to be con?
gratulated : 4&outh Carolina is to be
congratulatd on having Sumter secure
within her borders. May tbe tribes of
Sumters multiply and increase ex?
ceedingly within the Palmetto State.
The State Nov. *2?.
I> isast ro us W re ck s
Cart teener is repponsibH for many a
railway wreck and the same causes arc
making human wracks of sufferers from
throa' and Incwr troubles. Bat since the
advent of Dr. King's New Discovery for
consumption, coughs and colds, even the
v.orst c ises can be cured and hopele-s
resignation i* no longer necessary. Mrs.
Loi* Crgg of Dorchester Mass is one of
ninny whose life was t-aved by Dr Kind's
New Discovery. This great remedy is
ijuHra'.teed for all throat and lung diseases
by J. F. IV. D-jLorme, Druggist. Price .'?Os
ami $1. Trial bottle free.
Not a Sick Day Since
"I was taken se ve tel j sick with ki?ney
trouble. ( tried allsorts of medicine", none
< f tfbich relieved me. One day I saw HU ad.
<?f your Electric Bitters and determined to
try that. Afttr taking a few doses 1 felt
TeiieveU and so >n thereafter was entirely
cur? d and hav? cot seen a sick day since.
Neii?M?ors of mine have been cured of
rheumatism, neuralgia, liver and kidney
trouble* ?nd general debility: This is what
B. ?. Ba<?* of Fremont, X. C. write?. Only
BOB! ?h?fillB SEEMS
IO BE EMPREGNABLE.
The Japanese Fall to Take it After
Another Desperate Assault.
They Lose 7,000 in the
Assault.
. $he D?fly Item.
Kor. SST-Tho G'jranalo Di
_,'?;vJ?ispatch from Tokio re?
that the general attack OD
p)rt Arthur fortifications which
_ m on the night of November 24tb
n'as'been partially snccessfol. Forts
Ehrlungsbau, Rastorhlung and Naick
nbojdma have been destroyed, but the
Japanese attacks on Sungshan and
Vilaman, and probably Kakeman,
forts were repulsed. The total Japa?
nese losses are reported to have been
nearly 7,000. The correspondent adds
it is possible rhe attack will not be
renewed, but that the Japanese will
icontinne to besiege the town until the
Russians are forced to capitulate by
lack of food. ,
Freezing to Death in Manchuria.
Rome, Nov. 28.-A message from
Tok o says that bitter cold pre?
vails throughout Manchuria. The
cold is especially intense about jthe
Shahke river, where the armies of
Field Marshall Oyama and General
Knropatkin face each other. Five of
General Kuroki's sentinels have been
frozen to death at their posts.
Japanese Diet Assembles.
Tokio, Nov. 28.-The Japanese diet
assembled toda}', but after committees
had been appointed the body adjourn?
ed. Notification was then sent to the
Cabinet that the house was organized.
The session will be formally opened
tomorrow by the Mikado with a
speech from the throne.
Last Report From Kuropatkin.
St. Petersburg, Nov. 28.-The fol?
lowing dispatch has been received
from Gen. Kuropatkin, dated yester?
day. "An offensive movement by the
Japanese o ear Ese nt h an on Saturday,
was continued till 4 p. m. Fighting
indecisive. The spirit of the troops
remains excellent. There was no
fighting reported last night."
Russians Begin Bragging Again.
St. Petersburg, Nov. 28.-The Min?
istry of the Marine has published a
table representing the Russian naval
strength in far East to be forty eight
vessels, including the Baltic fleet, and
Japanese strength is placed at 25 ves?
sels. The statement adds that victory
is consequently assured to the Russian
fleet.
Ksn^aroo and Buffalo.
A curious contest between a kanga?
roo and a buffalo took place in a large
zoological park in the north of Eng?
land. The two animals, after breaking
loose from their inclosure, met face to
face in an open space in the park.
Without any preliminary quarrel, the
bull made a furious onslaught on the
kangaroo, which at first contented it?
self with an endeavor ta avoid the
charge.
After a few moments, however, the
bull's attentions became altogether too
personal to pass unrebuked, and, using
its iwofs as battering rains, the kan
gai\)o belabored the buffalo in the most
effective manner. Roaring and bel?
lowing, the irate buffalo made repeated
attempts to gore its antagonist to
death, but with scant success, the kan?
garoo proving a most "slippery" foe.
The fray waxed furious for over an
hour, at the end of which time the
buffalo retired, not before, however,
its carcass bore unmistakable signs
of the kangaroo's attentions.
Musician* and Reptile?.
"Doesn't that organist look like a
lizard?" said the biologist.
The music rolled forth in great, sweet
waves, and. rapt before his huge in?
strument, very still, his head, with its
long hair, thrown back, the organist
did indeed resemble a lizard remark?
ably.
"Musicians - great musicians - have
much in common with reptiles," the
biologist went on. "In all the animate
kingdom only reptiles are sensitive to
music, and only birds, which are noth?
ing but feathered reptiles, make music.
"Birds are reptiles that have put
forth wings and feathers. They sing,
and the windless, featherless reptiles
san*.:, too. at one time, it is said. And
they still, tile wingless ones, maintain
a fondness for song. Snakes and liz?
ards will come forth readily from their
retreats to listen to music."-New York
Telegram.
BritJtfli Military Bull?.
It has often been demonstrated that !
?ie schoolmaster is needed among the !
British otficers. Some queer, (juaint of- j
forts at composition have been made '
in brigade orders. A certain major or- j
dained not long ago ibis: -Reveille i
will be at .":."i> a. m. The brigade will {
pando at 1 a. m. The brigade will !
move at 4:15 a. m. The sun will rise '
at?? a. m." It was during the guerrilla ?
war of lliOI-02, after the building of !
the blockhouses, that it became neces- ;
sary to check the habit of the men of j
sleeping outside the blockhouses for I
the sake of coolness aud comfort. A j
certain staff office.* thereupon issued !
the following quaint order: -No one is j
permitted to sleep outside the block- :
houses except the sentries." Though
the intention of this order ls clear, its
phraseology is not, "Men on outpost
drty are forbidden to strike matchee
Sumter ai Its Best.
In these days, when every village
in the South is having its "Carni?
val," che festival iu Sumter is not to
be confused with the ordinary street
shows. Sumter with its six or seven
thousand inhabitant?, situated near
thecentr8 of South Carolina as well as
in the heart of an agricultural region
as rich as any m this country, is a
community with a citizenship meas?
uring in public spirit to what its en?
vironment demands.
Ten years ago a celebration was
given at Sumter in the face of com?
mercial conditions, which, to the pes?
simists, threatened the business health
of the town. It was such a success
and such an event in the civic life of
South Carolina as to put to silence
and shame every voice that croaked as
to Sumter's future. The festival now
at its height in Sumter marks the
floodtide of the Gamecock City's
splendid and rejoicing prosperiy.
Understanding to the full the pre?
sent strength and growth of their city
and its tributary country, and with
adequate conception of the expansion
which the future promises, the people
of Sumter opened their purses to pro?
vide ,a celeration which cannot but
focus general attention. While this
festival is what might be expected of
such a town, it is not less in its cost,
in is scope and its attractions than
those usually given in cities of the size
of Charleston and Savannah. The
festival, therefore, is a striking and
impressive as well as auspicious event,
and it is only natural that all the
towns in a radius of a hundred miles
should participate with pride and
enthusiasm in what their sister com?
munity is so splendidly achieving.
On this Thanksigving morning
when Sonth Carolina is gladdened in
ev?ry county with such material
prosperity as has perhaps not hereto?
fore been known in our history, the
metropolis of the State in the midst of
its own ' festivities congratulates its
commercial ally and friend in senti?
ment a few miles to the north.-News
and Courier, Nov. 24.
Thousands Cured.
DeWitt's Witch Hazel Salve has cured
thousands of cases of piles." I bought a box
of Dewitt's Witch Hazel Salve on the
recommendation of our druggist," t-o
writes C. H. Lacroix, of Zavalla Tex.," and
used it for a stubborn case of pile1. It cu^ed
me permanently." Sold by O. B. Davis.
New York, Nov. 28. -The jury in
the case of Nan Patterson, .he chorus
girl charged wilh the murder of
Caesar Young was discharged today
by Judge Davis on accoount of zhe
serious illness of Edward J. Dressier,
a juror. Call has been issued for the
new panal of talesmen.
A Runaway Bicycle
Terminated with an ugly cut on the leg
of J. B. Omer, Franklin Gi ove, 111. It
developed a stubborn ulc^r unyielding to
doctors and remedie* fer four years. Then
Backless Arnica Salva cured, lt's just a
good for burn?, scalds .-kin er. ptions and
piles. 25c. at J. r. W. DeLoiae's drug
store.
Sewer Caves in, Kills Twelve.
St. Louis, Nov. 28.-A sewer caved
in at Kings Highway and Arsenal
street this morning, burying a gang
of workmen. It is believed that
tweh-e were killed. Two dead bodies
have heen taken out by the fire depart?
ment.
Herb W. Edwards injured.
Herb W.Edwards of Des Moines, Iowa,
got a fall on an icy walk last winter,
spraining his wrist and bruising bis knee?.
'.The next day," he says, "they were so sore
and stiff I was afraid I would have to stay
in bed. but I rubbed them well with
Chamberlain's Pain Balm and after a few
applications all soreness had disappeared."
For cale by all druggi-.ts
Crank Boards President s Car.
St. Louis, Nov. 28. Just as thc
President's train was leaving the
World's Fair grounds shortly after
midnight, a well dressed man, sup?
posed to be the proprietor of a restau?
rant started up the steps of the Presi
dent's car. A secret service man stop?
ped him. To their inquiries he repli?
ed, ' * Sirs, I wish to speak to Roose?
velt, allow, me to pass." He was
quickly escorted to the ground and
ordered to make himself scarce.
? Fata! Trolly Accident.
St. Louis, Nov. 28.-Charles T.
Warner, was instantly killed and from
twenty to thirty persons seriously in?
jured hy the overturning of a crowded
Bellefontine line trolly car at Four?
teenth and Papin streets, at T.oO this
morning. The motorman lost control
of the car which was descending a
grade. The car left the track and
crashed into a pile of rails and was
thrown on the side. Many of the
passeners were womeu and shop girls
oa their way down town.
A Heavy Load.
To lift that load off of the stomach take
Kodol Dyspepsia Cure, lt digests what
you eat. Sour stomach, belching, gas on
-tomach and all disorders of the stomach
that are curable, are instantly relieved aad
permanently cured by the use of Kodol
i)vspep?ia Cnre. S. P. Storrs, a druggist
a* 207 Main street, New Britain, Cona.,
says: t-Kodol Dyspepsia Cure ia giving
such uuiversal satisfaction and is so fure
ly b^ coining the positive relief and subse?
quent cure for this distressing ailment, I
feel that I am alwajs sure to satisfy and
gratify n,\ customers by recommending it
to th*-m I write tbis to show how well
th* remedy H spoken of here." Kodol
Dyspepsia Cure was discovered after
y^ar-?if sci?-n'ific ? xne^ments nnd will'
po i'ivt-ly cnre all stomach troubles. Sold
POWDER
Absolutely Pure
MS HO SUBSTITUTE
Two Governors for Colorado^
Denver, Nov. 28.-Talk of a duai
state government, if the Republicans
try to seat Peabody is heard. J. H.
Apple, a leading merchant who main?
tains that Alva "^dams was elected
Governor, says business and profes?
sional interests will not submit and
that Adams will be sworn in, together
with another legislature. Many be?
lieve that the Democrats will play this
proposition as their last card.
The Exact Tiring Required for
Constipation
"As a certain purgative and stomach
purillsr Chamberlain's Stomach and
'.iver Tablets seem to be the exact thing
required, strong enough for the most
robust, yet mild enough and t-aie for
children and without that terrible griping
so common to most purgatives.''fay R. S.
Webster & Co., Udora, Ontario, Canada.
For sale by all druggists.
Ohio Bank Fails.
Obdelin, Ohio, Nov. 28-The Citi?
zens National Bank closed doors this
morning. A notice was posted on the
door stating that?tbe bank is in charge
of a National Bank examiner. C. O.
Breckwith is president. The bank
was founded in 1858 and is the only
National Bank in Oberlin. There is
great excitement.
?i 11~f -<*>*-- -capim
Mothers Praise lt.
Mothers every where praise One Minute
Cough Cure for the sufferings it hes re?
lieved and the lives of their ones it ha?
saved. A certain cure fer coughs, croup
and whooping cough. A. L. Spafford.
Postmaster, cf Chester. Mich., sajs: ? Our
iittle girl was unconscious from strangula?
tion during a sudcen and terribie attack
of croup. One Miente Cough Cure quick?
ly relieved and cured her and I c-mnot
praise it too h:ghlj." One Minute Cough.
Cure relieves coughs, makes breathing
easy, cuts out phlrgm, draws out inflam?
mation. ?ind removes every cause of a
couch sud sirr.in on lung--. Sold bv O. B.
Davis.
"In a Bad Way."
Many a Soroter Reader Will j
Feel Grateful for This.
Information,
When you? back gives out;
Becomes lan?o, -weak or aehin;::
When urinary troubles set in.}
Your kidneys are "in a had way,"'
I>oan"s Kidney ViW-i will euro you.
Here i* local evidence to prove it :
W. S. Reynolds, dealer tn sporting wods at
10SS. Main Street, residing at -lt Hampton
Avenue, says: "I ear. recommend Doan's
K?lney Pills, as 1 procured them at Dr. A.
China's drug store, and used them for back?
ache and kidney trouble and found thom a!J
that they are claimed to bc. They cured rr?>
of backache, which had been troubling me
for e/?ire a while. The pain across my loin.?
was sometimes so severe as to make me feel
like a man of eighty. .My back seemed to give
way with me and T bad no strength in it.
The kidney secretions were unnatural in ap?
pearance and very .scant}-. I used remedio
and wore plasters but might just as well have
saved my money, for nothing did me any
good until i got Dean's Kidney I'ills. They
produced a noticeable change for tin- better
in a short time and since using thom my back
has not ached and is as strong as it ever wa?,
while the kidney -secretions have regained
their natural color and are regular. I can
recommend Doan's Kidney Pilis as a most ro
liable kidney medicine."'
For ??ile by all dealers. Price ."><> cent?.
Foster - Milburn Co., Bul?aio. N. V., sole
agents for the United States.
Remember the name-Doan's-and take r.<?
other. a
Easy Pill
Easy to take and easy to act is
that famous little pill DeWitts
Little Early Risers. This is due to
the fact that they tonic the liver in?
stead of purging it. They never gripe
nor sicken, not even the ir.ost delicate
lady, and yet they are r.o certain in
results that no ene who uses them is
disappointed. They cure torpid liver,
constipation, biliousness, jaundice,
headache, malaria and ward off pneu?
monia and fevers.
PREPARED ONLY BY
E. C. Dc WITT & CO., CHICAGO
Don't Forget the Hame. $
Early Risers

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