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THE FARMVILLE HERALD
HONOR POR THK PAST, HELP POR THE PRESENT, HOPE POR THE PUTU
V FARMVILLE, VA.. FRIDAY, JANUARY 21, 1910.
lr. Asa farrar Suddenly
Ulled, iii Jiii.Ksiinville, Florida,
luther lianuerously Injured
si '? 'noon in
' ? two sons ni
i while riding tin
re st ruck bj a tour
and Willie was kill
? rloualy ii
\i-t DO ol 1.
liol only on I.
many in Farm
: v. ii..' stricken
e thought that
the cliihl" We
a n I unite in
? ?. ng v, the
? ?-.;,' -- ;
ol!:? r ot the
. :: i aai
; leasing en
? e amuse
? u h sue
? ? ream.
' mgfellon ?
alon and mossy
;;!?, they seem
I predict your fail
? kinch: together,
? k ai:
Mtg and early,
of hatter fat."
::iks you rash.
? vi your
lank vour cash
I am enjoying the!
li as ever and would
t*et on without lt
i the same
>ear be the best
the paper, is the
..<1 for 1910.
kl hring to the
nits we are go
Igt to suggest
j k?p more
? ut more hay.
v ? diversify
? tbs bast qual
You will excuse
the shade and
to ne n who
... We don't
? w n to very low
PMING \ I'l.AKK -?
X Bold ami Hast anil j Attempt al
Mimbi ami Robbery
Pelden, Va., .lan. 17. !
Our community is much ravt.li
in attempt to murder one ol
our I iturday nihill.
Mr. John R. Allen waa call.-il fro*
, his hom.- about 7. 30 o'clock
lid he wanted tn -?
'?? *???! a sa<
Vii ' DI with him I
?ni uno ! .
ami fifty yards from bis dwelling
talking with tin- negro on the waj
IO Hie store When he o|ieti"'l tl ?
ami struck a match to
the lami>. I"' I
? a the
? mimi to call as loudly
,. I lor a ;
ie ai b.\ . who answer.-d imin.-.i
ami Hu- would-be murderer ar
? ? im;, took
'(' bli Iwo negro men and
two women (ami- to hit
ai om-.- and alter washing the
blood from his fae- and head took
a him to hi- house. The sh.-rii t was
summ< 'ne ami made
nan in the
neighborhood, hut Mr Allen could
nm Identify him as his ssa
Dr. llolladay was called in ami un
all necessarj attention il
pave it as bis opinion I
lick had I x an inc') J
tal. If the scoundrel iou' I
without tin- sherill', he would likely
Mo effort ;!! be
to track him dow n.
The \V. M. s. of Mt. Pb.
i: Watt-' Saturdaj
mk' had a pie
Mrs. T. W. Dig^s spcnl Sa'
night at Mri lt I! Wat
Mrs. C. M Ri 'bi ol Simplicit).
U \ W Bl ??? Sunday
indpa Polk McCraw" spent
Saturday nihill and Sunday with his
daughter, Mrs T. <>. Chappell
Abilene l' 'a a girl.
Rev. Mr. King filled his appoint
ne nt at I
\ Good One on Dr. Hat*
wi. . s C Hatcher, l?
for a ?? a boura between traine re*
( ently, h.- dined at t lu- home o
i M Walker, and as he took his
?able ami saw before him
.. roasted turkey and an old hain.
i.. -aid. feelingly, ' l can't afford
such luxuries In Richmond; tl i
ary won't allow of such Investment"
We are sorry for the preach.-rs ami
ail the people who havi
live in big Richmond rather than
in little Farmville. Look on this
picture and contrast it with Rich?
mond conditions One of our min
Istera recently invited a few frienda
to dine with him. and added, "the
seventeen-pound gobbler has i.n
killed and will be ready for the
feast." That's the way we treat
our pieachera and they do make
splendid return for the treatment
?i give them.
A Game Supper.
A game supper was given on
last Friday night at the boin- of Mr.
and Mrs. Charlie I'haup. 56! South
Main si reit, hy Measra Burton and
Fowell in honor of Mlases Plorence
Clayton, Lottie Thorpe and .Miss Lau
ra E. Canny, of Richmond, Mis
Phanp'a week-end gu
The supper was served in ?
after which the guests retired to the
parlor where cards and rn usn
ware Indulged in until a late hour
Those present were Misses Floi
:i. Lottie Thorite. Laura
Carney; Messrs Jim Fowell, Wal?
ter Burton, Walter Farrow amt .Ino
Chaperones Mr. and Mrs Charles
?ante or ohio, city of Toledo
I.maa*. Count). ss
Ftrank J. Cheney makes oath that
h.- is senior partner of the firm of
F. J. Cheney & Co.. doing business
in the City of Toledo. County and
8tate aforesaid, and that said firm
will pay the sum of ONK HUND
RED HOLLARS for each and every
eas.. ,,f Catarrh that cannot be
sured by the use of Hall's Catarrh
FRANK J. CHENEY.
Sworn to before me and subscrib?
ed in my presence, this 6th day of
December, A. D. 1886.
(SEAL A. W. GLEASON.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken
internally, and acts directly on the
blood and mucous surfaces of the
system Send for testimonials, fr
Address. F. J. CHEN KY & CO.,
Sold bv Druggists. 75c
Take Hall's Family Fills for con?
PORTRAIT UFJfl. WHITE.
, Presented lo rim (dimity Iii Fresnel
DI an A|i|irHi:!;ilivH ,iiul Ky mun
I hu last Tuesday at 2 p. m.. th*
portrait of the lati I).- .1 L. Whit.
was presented to the peopl ol Princi
Edward, ami now hangs on the wsili
of the n in company ol the
saintly Watkins, the peerless .
ton, the courtly snd kindly Dickinson,
"Phil" McKinney, the min
heart, hut no room in it lor envy.
? or the uncharitable.
Judge Hundley presided, Mr. J.
taylor Thompson introduced the
speakers, and a son ol Ml
ami Mrs. E. Iv Hundley, removed thi
. hen the la:.
silent admiration upon tin' fami?
liar features of the "beloved physi*
The address nt presentation
made bv a loyal and loving friend of
the honored dead, and WSJ received
hy Judge -I. M Crute, who paid ten
der and truthful tribute l I thi
mory ol' one who won ami held warm
piai e in the hearts of all who knew,
honored and loved tin- .
and the good citizen,
I).'i i. thou ? i not forg ?'
sup -i \ ts..i s" M,-.-t jil.;.
'rio- January mee ??? Su
Ince Ld wai 'l ( "uni ?
was held on lani Fridaj
mein be .> ?
accoui untj Fol
roads and bridgi US 9 :.'.'.
For Pool linn.--- lain.
'Ih" road from 'I riumph Church
v. i: B, 'low! : "poried by
Mi Puqua hs being obstructed b)
.1 E Gilliam, amt th.- aami
ed io vii Puqua with Inatrui
? oder Mr Gilllara the sum
ol t2 ? taOUgtl ol his laud lo
propel Ij open the road
Mids tor supplies roi lin- slma
houa and i he road ? i a op?
ened and l.-t.-i i "il tor an
plan i" h
The jail was Inspected by the
I and found In excellent
Dr. '-ills Mine Host."
On the adjournment ol the town
."iimi; on last Tuesday night, hy
Invitation ol Dr dills the body ria
Ited the Whitworth Sanitorium, el
smined ifs rooms and appliance
were more thai: plaaaed with its .\
ery appointment. Cleanliness reign
ed in every nook and corner, and
al! that modern-day sci.-nee and can
had leen done for tin- comfort and
treatment ol those who aie to be
treated there. Light and air and
.kill have muted in happy harmony
to make of lt ideal home for those
who need surgical and other medi?
cal attention Hot chocolate- and,
crisp crackers were served to the
Visitors, Mihs.'s Hunt and Smith. |
accomplished nurse.-. . . pro
aiding with QU-Senly grace and Vir?
ginia charm Cigars were then
lighted and tie- guests retired sing?
ing ttl" praises of this FaarmvilleMa
? ami one oi' its most rained
Karmville, Va Jan ll May i
a k the privilege of extending the
thanks ot the members of the Un?
ion Sunday School held on Mr. W.
H. Robertson's "Hard Times" farm
to the many friends who kindly con?
tributed for the purchase of a new
organ It la very gratifying to me
tn be able to let these friends know
that the organ has been entirely
paid for. and ls rendreing us good
service every Sunday.
Very truly yours.
[rene M. Hooker
Hie Guard to Entertain.
The officers and men of th"
Farmville Guard will give a dance
at th- Armory on next Monday ? vi?
ning to their lady frleuds. Refresh?
ments to be served during the eve?
ning None but soldiers with the
unls ' will take part in the,
dance, for only the"brave daaervs
our stock of shoes, for everybody
cannot bs SOfpassad iii i|uality '-r
prue. Iry a pair at
I- I.IMIMi A Cl.AUK.
i MM HILL il 1)11 HUH IT?
Thi? Hfei.fi Imliistr iii Fttititin Sill
Deal Sir v.mr lettei ? f I
; your city. In reply I beg to say thsl
my hrother and mys : to visit
Virginia next mouth. My brother
being ? farmer will be interested In
the farm lends, I also am contemplat?
ing the purchase of a farm if I find
thing thal suit* me.
In regard to locating our msnufac
turing plant tin ? all depend
on tin- situation after 1 hs1
talked with some of your people
There is one thil
and thal is that I
of this cold climate, li may be that
I e iu
in the banda of my partner an I
move south mv
factory arrangements could be
it would be better to move the busi?
ness. We ire nol afier a bonu i from
ty, but if we do move we will
. the p.-opie to take a
amount of stock in our proposition.
If whal we have to otter appt
your people we will be glad to .
detail and try snd effect an organiza?
tion to the benefit ot all concerned
We ut imunicaton with
??ral other Virginia cities b
I am ahle to
judge from the map and descriptions
ot the country that Psrmville and vi?
cinity suits both my brother snd my?
self bette,- than any otl ?
In the meantime il
: be pleased to receive it.
cop) ot the "Herald" occasionally
and any other \ irginia publications
convenient to send.
What kind of weather have you
been having for the past month it
hus been verj severe here.
?.I iiml lind Literature
(?li. of oui pi I
mon of ?> mornlni
iel thal pi
al' men should heep m close touch
"t pasaing even's of the dav and to
do -I. must ot sd 'hi- cur?
rent literature of ti it then
oin d'.I aolemn warning against a
certain ? las- ni printed n
chev the indecent ami t lu
tiona! aid admit to the horn
is cli-an and true No man
win want Lo give uplift to fellow*
in. n can altord nol to keep in touch
arith environment, aud that tomb
abould be maintained aithoul tar
nish All printed matter h not bad
matter and all that is publishe I la
mu polluting, study th" maj.
and the papers for they mirror so
Ciety, and while they reveal sonic
on the body social and thebo*
dy political h-t us remember
that sores do really exist, and know
mg their existence, study their cure.
Tin preach"!- cannot afford to
live to himself,'for m> man liveth,
or dieu unto himself.'' "Clo out
and compel them to come in" is the
greal command, and oas way to
l.-arn ot them is to read what is .
printed about them
Wax Harmful Advice
Kditor Herald As ll of lt has
a,tven his opinion of tie- cream ar j
SJ a lui-::,.- and such as lo do all
harm and no good unsolicited. I
nish to stat.- nvii"
When c. tarted
ni Fat nu ille it was and is today
incensua of opinion that what
the town needed most was somethln
to increase the pay-roll, and acting
on this conviction they decided up?
on the creamery. The creamery
h.i-i 1.n in operation the best part
of a year and it does appear to nu
to be a suicidal policy to antago
iiiz? it. and that by one who not ev?
en intimated that he ia in any way
interested except to give advice
which must prove detrimental to
the creamery's interest, and there?
by the whole community.
H. A. Richardson.
Caught tlie Possum.
Mr and Mrs I) T. Flam had been
annoyed hy oft repeated invasion of
their hen house, and on Wednesday
mornliiK spotted the thief in the
form of a big, fat possum. Mrs.
Flam Insists that Farmville should1
no longer boast of being a city
since the grinning smooth-tailed an?
imal deserts his country
to dwell within our gates.,
Since death follows the invasion,1
however, they will be slow to repeat
their visits. And yet no grass Is
growing on our stn
"Hail . lai m.n ? as a Hum
ur Herald Wil
? ,- . ?
?! -. th<
lon i" the dali
pi iit it. nm ste that
rule, bul In
Ul lll"ll Ol'
? ii ian Indulge much "i pla)
lim.-, if "ii oi B." knew the bus
-. ell as
' do. he would km- Chap
the Walton-, th.- Pauletta, the
? Duvalla a-.il m.iny others
a 'ul regulai
n ?' admit.
1 valuable Indus! ?
i h. "knocked" bj Bucfa a cit
i/en as I know "H of I; " to be
imt alt. |
in myatery. The creamery will live
roi (Then th" victory
our good i?
Ingham, N ill join in the glad ai
In th" i|iii"f ol his own hom.
at an hour when tin- "tyratrca! and
mg" cav day
? .i I e I- ' 1 '?-? their cruel
I beg thai he will read the
following lines and "fresh c
Keep I ishim'
IL Somers was the dnrndest cuss
Fer catchln' fish in- .sun- was
- t used '?> make no fuaa
About the kind of pole er bail
Li weather, neither; he'd jeal
i got to ketch a mess to-daj
\n' toward the creek you'd see
\ arhlstlln1 soft air walkin'
1 aa; I om- day to IL, says I.
How .lo you always ketch 'em,
He gave his bait another swish
An' chucklm'. says. I Jest
IL took to readin' law at night;
And pretty soon, ti," first we
H.- had a lawsuit, won lils fight,
An' was a lawyer' I'll be blow
He knowed more law than
An ' though he had no "arifl of
To brag about, somehow he
A sober sort of talk that played
The mischief with the other sid"
One day when some one asked If
Fxplain how he uni in eondi*
He laughed an' said. "1 jest
Well, Hi is Gov'ner Somers now;
A big man 'round the State.
To me the same old Ht, somehow;
The same old champeen fisher,
lt want so much the bait or pole,
lt wan't so much the flshln' hole.
That won fer HI his big I
'Twas Jest his fishin' on,I
A cheerful, stiddy, hopeful kind
Of keepin' at lt?don't you mind?
And that is why I can't help
That more of us would jest
Our ladle's cloaks must go. Will
sell them at the manufacturer's oo*t.
F..EMIN0 4 C'l.AKK.
mt mm wrns
At'UIKIKII'M KlftEllll MliHT
bo will up?
on the 26th, under thc
and h i
from ii is i ? . . lualntanos
ahip eighl your.
their bu pei lor chsi scter and m
ability, furnished them with the
mean plete their i ? i
and musical education. i
awaited result! t
and then I
Yoi k to San Pi I nand
Por soni" tim" the lyceum Da?
double quartette bul - mpan
recentl) the temptation ?
c.irls with ilendid pi
imental music ar<- now a|
, ing regularly in a number Of South?
ern enies and Will be 0
on in Farmvill' de at
fonda) morning at ten ?> ? cl
I srmville for HMO
Without controversy, it must be
admitted tl Si PaVl mi tile's MM
ri ll And this is no m-w suggea
tion of the Herald We have long
with the fad sad
have urged it over and over airain
And how to get it la the qnsetioa
Of the hour There can be bul 0B4
answer Othei manufacturing plaats
BX which lier workers ma. find COB
stain ami remunerative employ mint
And will they come to us of their
inf Bj BO means. W" mu-t bf
up and doing to net them Our ad?
vantages must be kept before the
reading public And we ineanjust
what we say when w.- sa. kent trier*
Not for a day. hut foi dft>s. weeks
and months. How can this best be
done? Let the Hoard of Trade get
together, think together ami thea
act together. Now that we have im?
proved tbe Courin.ilise, making it
convenient an.l comfortable there ia
no reason that regular meetings
Should not lu held, working com?
mittee- appointed, plans disco lieut
and new inspiration given to the
town's industrial life. This agreed
then the year now -v begun will
thrill with business setlvltlea md
Karmville should shan- in full tba
thrill. Column- might be wrlttea
on th" subject but we will content
ourselves just now with sounding
ill for united effort and as the
day- ("im and go the suggestiona
will (otne too and th" good r. inltfl
will surely follow
Karmville tn Karnivilb's rescue.
Let there he no laggard within our
gates Some une has said that "idle
neas ls burying a man alive." But
tht trouble ls the Idle people don't
follow the example of burled people
and quit eating, but they do contin?
ue to eat Just as the rest of us do
and like the barnacles cling to the
phip as it moves through the wa?
ters. There is a great future for
Ka Tinville, but Karmville people
must make it great.
Notice fo Patrons
Parties who mav he indebted to
Karmville Water, Light ilea tami Pow?
er Oo. will ta^e notice that Mr. C.
H Cunningham is noloi ger con nee ted
with the company ami is not authonx
ed to collect money due it and hi? re?
ceipt for the same will not oe recog?
nized hy the company. Mr. J. A.
Whitlock, with office OH I Hird street,
is our authorized agent and parties
will settle with him.
KAKMVII I K W A1KK, I.IOHT.
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