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Suggestions How to Find Relief from Such
While no woman is entirely free from
?periodical suffering, it doe? not seem to
be the plan of nature that women
ahould suffer so severely. Menstrua?
tion is a severe strain on a woman's
vitality. If it is painful or irregular
something is wrong which should bo
set right or it will lead to a serious de?
rangement of the whole female organ?
More than fifty thousand "women
have testified in grateful letters to Mrs.
Pinkham that Lydia E. Pinkham's
Vegetable Compound overcomes pain?
ful and irregular meustruation.
It provides a safe and sure way of es?
cape from distressing and dangerous
weaknesses and diseases.
The two following letterstell so con?
vincingly what Lydia E. Pinkham's
Vegetable. Compound will do for
womei*, they cannot fail to bring hope
to thousands of sufferers.
Miss Nellie Holm-s of 540 N. Davi
sion Street, Huff alo. X. Y., writes:
Dear Mrs. Pinkham :?
" Yonr mbdicineisin ?co.l an ideal medicine
for women. I sutfered misery for year? with
painful period?, headaches, ami bearing-down
pains. I cdrisulte-l two different physicians
out failed to pot any relief A friend from
the East advised ma b9 try Lydia K. Pin.c
ham's Vegetable Co:v.p.v,ind. I" did so, and
no longer suffer as I did befota. My ?.?eriodi
are natural te very ocho and pain is gone, and
my general health is much improved. 1
advise all women who suffer to take Lydia
E. Pinkham's Vegetable Compound."
Mrs. Tillie Hart, of Larimorc, N. D.,
Dear Mrs. Pinkham:?
" I might* have Imv? bsssj spare?! many
months of suffering and pain had I oaky
known,of the e?icacy of Lvdia E Pinkham's
Ask Mrs. PtaktMB's Advice A Worn.
it isn't STtm*rs wIm tu (talcaa atan br the
s wear-word s be deesn't use.
MILK CRUST ON BABY
Lost All Bit Hair? Scratc-lie-1 Till lUood
Kan?Grateful Mother Tell* of
H la Cur* by Cuticur* For ~?o.
"When our baby boy was three months
old he had the milk eras! very badly on
his head, so that all the hair came out, and
it itched so bad he would scratch until the
blooS ran. I got a cake of Cuticura Soar?
and a box of Cuticura Ointment. I applied
the Cuticura and put a thin cap on his
head) and before 1 had used half of the
box it was entirely cured, h is bair com?
menced to grow nut nicely again, and he has
had no return "(Si. the trouble. (Signed)
Mrs. H. P. Holme?, Ashland. Ore."
It ?-.form at I on of n Kind.
"Yes, kind lady, my four years' term
expires in two weeks, then when I cet
out of the pen I uni .going to' reform
and stnrt ? little ?-?gar store. I kin
buy one for six hundred dollars. Have
I friends wbat'll advance the money?
Naw, I don't Deed them fer thjit little
sura; I kin steal that mach In two
There Is a flno opportunity in this vicin?
ity tc take orders for the celebrated White
Bronze monuments, headstones, grave
cover??, etc., made by The Monumental
Bronze Company. ?Ml Howard Ave..*-Iiridgo
port. Conn. Jt is a good, le-aiUtnate bosi
uess, and they offer very liberal inducements.
ri.imeone should write then n?r the agency.
Anticipated lt*tri t.
Her husband had died very sud?
denly, fand her friends were calling
to comfort her. She listened very'at?
tentively Und seemed to be more
cheerful, but suddenly she cried oat,
"All you've told nie Js very true, but
I'm sure I shajl never love my sec?
ond husband as much as I did the
FITSpermauentlycu red. So titsor nervous
Berufter first day's use of Dr. Kline's Great
Nervellestorer.t2trlalbott.eaud treatise f res
Dr.B. J). Ki.ine, Ltd.. 181 Arch t-.t.,l,hiln.1P?
Arabian horses aha? remarkable cour?
age in battle.
Mr?. Winslow's Soothing Syrup for Children
teething.eoft ens t begums, i educeslntlain ma
mon,alla\s pain,cures wii:deolie,25e.a bottle
jreds of millions of dollars are annu
TamsurePl-t o's cure for Consumption saved
myliiethr?. .?arja-jo.?Mr-, Tik-uas Rob
aaTa, Maple .-<?. Norwich, N :7,190'J
The earliest known cook book was
printed in Venice in I47">
To PreTcnt Cliap-xl Hand*.
Many women who do their ira work are
mnch annoyed iu winter taitb happed
bands. This may be avoided by using Ivory
Soap for dish washing and toilet pur;
Dry the hands thoroughly each time aftei
they have betn in water and rub with a
little oatmoal-water or some good lotion.?
El-IAKOB It. l'ABKKK.
The only Englishman who ever became
Pope was Adrian IV.
lwh oured in 90 minutes by Woolford's
Sanitary Lotion, never fails. Sold by
Druggists. Mall orders promptly tilled
by Dr. Detebon, Crawfordsville, Ind. 01.
Few Russian trains "travel at a^ faster
rate than twenty-two miut*^??} hour" ~
Taylor s ( h-rokee K.m'edy of Stvoet (?uni ?ml
Mullen Is Nature'., frr? at remedy?Cures Coughs,
t ol.l-i. Croup and < oiiiuniptionf-and all throat
and lung troubles. At druggi-?'*. 2So.. 80e . and
ll.i-o per bottle.
The great detective had been sum?
moned to the plumber's office.
"I can't understand it," said the
plumber. "The young man has been
in my employ for the last three years
and I have always found him honest
and trustworthy. But three days ago
I sent him to collect a bill In the sub?
urbs and be ha? failed to show up
boa. Now. what do you think of
jllad^th?' a d.. 'I d/m't
Vegetable Compound sooner; for I have tri^ni
so many remedies without help.
" I dreaded the approach of my menstrual
period every month, as it meant so much nain
an<i suffering for me. but after I bad use<. the
Compound two months I Iwvntno regular and
natural and am now perfectly wolt and free
| from pain at my monthly periods. I am very
grateful tor what Lydia C Pinkham's Vege?
table Compound has dono for me."
Such testimony should be accepted
by all women as convincing* evidence
that Lydia B. Pinkham'?? Vegetable
Compound stands without a peer as a
remedy for all the distressing ills of
The ?uccess of Lydia E. Pinkham's
Vegetable Compound rests upon the
well-earned gratitude of American
When women are troubled with irreg?
ular, suppressed or painful menstrua?
tion, leuoorrreca. displacement or ul?
c?ration of the womb, that bearing
down feeling, inflammation of the
ovaries, backache, bloating, (or flatu?
lency), genernl debility, indigestion and
nervous prostration, or are beset with
such symptoms as dizziness, fnintness,
lassitude, excitability, irritability, ner?
vousness, sleeplessness, melancholy.
they should remember there is one tried
and true remedy. Lydia B. Pinkham's
Vegetable Compound at once removes
such troubles. Refuse to buy any other
medicine, for you need the best
l>oii't hesitate to write to Mrs.
Piiikliam it' there is anything
about your sickness you ?lo not
understand. She will treat you
with kindness and her advice is
irco. No woman ever regretted
writing her and she has helped
thousands. Address Lynn, Mass.
in Best llndtTotanus a Woman's Ills.
Doubt Word of American.
Referring to the fact thnt an Amer?
ican in England had said that for less
than a penny a mile one may travel
on an English railway in a compart
ment nearly equal to the American
Pullman or parlor car, the London
Globe i-nys that a large fore* of pri?
vate det cet i ves has been set to work
to try to discover which railroad the
American was speaking of.
sino RawjM :. sioa.
The readcrsof tub paper will be pleai * l'o
J?nrnthat there Is at lead one dreaded dis?
; aase thai science ha-* beau able to cure lu all
i ItastagM, and taat is Catarrh. Hall's- Catarrh
Cure!? tneon'y ooiitlve care now known O
tlu- nedicalfraternity, t atarrh being a cuu
? ?titutio-ial disease, re julre? a coast! tutloual
I treatment, llall's CatarruUurels takeulutor
: tially.i jtlu^lirjjtly upoatha blo o 1 und in u
I eousf* irfacesof t.ie.?-y?tQin, thereby destroy??
i ingt.ie.'oaudatioa oftrfe di-iea*?, and giving
tile;?ui-jnt streairtu by buildln? up the een
?tltiition aud a?t>istlng nature in doing in
aork. The proprietor-* havoso inuch faith la
itsc-uratlve powers? that they offer One Hun?
dred Dollarsforau? oa.e that It fails to ?jura.
Send for list of te?tl moulais. Address
F. J. Cas.vcT A Co., Toledo, O.
Fold by Druggist??, Tie.
Take Hall's Family Pills for constipation.
The Dentist and the Alligator.
Roy Farrell Greene, the president
ol the American Society of Curio Col
lectora, told at a dinner of dentists an
"A dentist." he said, "was once
traveling in the East, and in the
Ganges his boat "overturned and he
was obliged to strike out for the
"As the dentist swam sturdily
"?hrough the muddy water an enor?
mous alligator suddenly rose up be?
fore* him. The alligator opened Us
enormous jaws, and the next instant
would have been the dentist's last,
only?just in time?the man hap?
pened to notice the great reptile's
Sharp, white teeth, and an idea struck
"He drew a probe from his pocket,
and, pressing it into the alligator's
gums, he said:
"'Does this hurt you?'
"The alligator screamed with pain,
and the dentist, amid its great agony,
Dada good his escape."?Philadelphia
Too Late to Sort Cats.
Jim Crocker lived in an old tum?
ble-down house in a little town in
Massachusetts. The cellar windows
being broken out, an opportunity was
afford to stray cats to run in and
out, and sometimes there would be
quite a congregation.
We lost our pet cat one evening, and
thinking she might have joined the
happy throng, we spnt our man over
to ask "Uncle Jim" if he would take a
look and see if she was among the
number. He was generally pretty
good-natured, but this time he was out
of sorts, for he said:
"Your cat may be there, or she may
not be, but I ain't a-going to light up
no lamp and go down in that cellar
this time of night sorting out cats
for nobody, so there."
Keep tlie Kl.lury? Well and the Kidney?
* Will Keirp You Wall.
Sic?, suffering, languid women are
learning the true cause of bad backs
and how to cure
them. Mrs. \V. G.
?*nvis, of Groosbeck,
Texas, says: "Back?
aches .? mt nie so I
?Mild hardly stand.
apelle of diz/, ?n ess
wnd sick headache
v or'** frequent aud
tl* . action of the
^L( kidneys was ir
r?Tiil*r. Soon ^fc^jLbejan taking
Loan's Kidney i ^--tJ^ t/ern 1
gravel ?done*., ^ Wr\[ lnp
>!? has xtomaWmWsaawmWm i i
R. G. Duns "Weekly Revi w of
Trade'" h*j - :
Trade broadens in a healthy manner
in M-vpotM." to lower temperature and
holiday demand. Staple Unes of hcavj
weight wearing apparel are readily dis?
tributed, and the movement of Christ?
mas goods promises ;,? add one more to
the many new high records cstahlished
by lOjQg, Many manufacturers in these
lines are unable to fill order-?, notably
those producing jewelry, candy, toys and
Wholesale business is on a -cale that
promises well for next season, shipping
departments arc taxed to the utmost,
and mercantile collections arc Satisfac*.
tory. with few exception!?, which arc con?
fined chiefly to -.outhern districts where
OOtton has not been marketed promptly.
Prices have made further advances.
Pun'-; index number being $i05?3i?s, on
IVccniber i. against $i0t3JB5j a month
previous, and the past week has brought
a ?.till higher level. There was nothing
in the State documents to disturb con?
fidence. v Industrial activity is showing
greater ptogrc-s than at any previous
time and railway earnings in November
were 6.1 per cent, larger than last year'?-.
Failures this week numbered 232 in the
United State-, against 230 last year, and
-* ! in Canada, compared with 36 a year
Wheat, including flour, exports for the
week arc 4.244.1(12 bushels, ngaiu-t 3.70?1.
(?m last week. i.i.<o..?sC?<) ibis week last
year, ?$?07,610 in 100.* and .?.701.047 in
100.2. Corn export- for the week are
(?.40J..U7 bushels, against i.o4.?.8_*4 last
week. 276,980 a year ago. 641.045 in K903
and i..to 1.286 in lona.
Baltimore.? FLOUR?Firm and un
changed; receipt-, 0.07b barrels; cxportsf
WHEAT?Dull; spot contract. 8
No. 2 Western. 873 -.
December, S6'.(rv-S6-?4 ; January. 87
?V*7M ; stcatner No. 2 red, /"i)'i'"70's ? re
? cetpts, 7.702 bushels: export-. 4.307 bush?
els; Southern by .-ample. 70'r-!**?.-* : South
: era on grade, .'-i ViS;.
CORN Spot firm; future- easy; spot,
! now. -*4: year. 57X@57*K ! J:u1 ?
51J i ; Feb. -o\;'<t ?i ; Mar. 501.,(a 51 ; May
mur mixed. 4S
receipts, io2?ooi bushels; exports, 68,
571 bushels; Southern white corn. 4\'_<
Southern vellow corn, 441 .?O?,
OATS?Strong and higher; Xo. ?
white, J-.7V-/" .-.?>: No. 3 white, .s7T 1 ; No.
j mixed. --' (q .$6 ; receipts, 1.736 bush
RYE?Steady ; No -' Western, export,
74c; domestic 77?4@78; receipts. 8.411.
HAY?Quiet; No. 1 timothy, un?
changed; No. 1 clover mixed, un?
BUTTER- Steady and unchanged;
fancy imitation, 2ty?\ fancy creamery,
26; fancy ladle, l8@ao; store packed?
EGGS?Steady and unchanged; 20c.
CHEESE?Steady and unchanged;
large. September. 14; November. i.V?4 ".
medium. September, 14; November,
[Jt4 : small. i.?-i .?'<.? 14 .??
Xcw York.?W'i IKAT?Receipts, ?po
000 bushels. Spot easy; Xo. 2
red, 95"g elevator; No. 2 red, oyJ?j
f. o. b. afloat ; No. 1 Northern
Duluth, 05Ts* f. o. b. afloat; Xo". 1 hard
Manitoba nominal f. o. b. afloat.
CORX?Receipts, no..*.*.- bushel-; ex?
ports, 6,410 bushels. Spot steady; N 1
2. 60; old. nominal elevator 53 ?. o. b.
afloat; No. 2 vellow. "."**.-; No. 2 white,
FI.OUR?Receipt-, 42.750 barrels; c.x-.
ports, 22,169 barrel- ; firm, with fair de?
mand for winter-.
BUCKWHHAT FLOUR ?Easy at
CORNMEAL ?Steady; kiln dried
POULTRY?Dre-cd. weak; Westen,
chickens, l3l/s@lS\ turkeys, 14^-20;
fowls, 11'-/ 13.
POTATOES Irregular; Beratuds
per barrel, 3.50'-!'5 50; Maine, Vermont,
and Eastern, per bag. 2 oofa 2.1;.
OATS?Receipts, 88,500 bushels; ex?
port??, 23.780 bushels; spot firm; mixed
oats, 96@32 pounds. ,?6> ..(n 36)4 ; natural
white. 30a 32 pounds, 37V$@38? clipped
' white. ,v>f/4? pound-, 39@4I.
HOI'S ? Easy; State, common to
choice 1905, ufo 20; 1004. n?? 16.
LARD?Firm; Western steamed, 7.60
? ?r7.05 ; refined firm; Continent, 8.T5;
I South America. 8.65.
New York.?BEEVES ? Steers, 10?
20c. lower; some sales, 25c. off; Bologna
bulls and thin cows, steady; fat bulls
and good cow-, easier; native steers, 4.00
0)5.50; Westerns, 4.15; oxen and -lags,
,s.25f<j 4.75 ; bulls, 2.50ft-/4.15 ; cow-. I.60
to; heifers. 4.00414.75. Cables quot
; cd live cattle selling si 9@I2c per
I pound; tops, 12'jc. dressed weight; rc
: irigerator beef higher, at 8-K*@9/4c per
' pound. Exports today, Jo8 cattle; to
1 morrow. B60 cattle and $?250 quarters of
CAL,VES?Veals, steady; grassers and
Westerns, setady to strong. Veals, 5.00
3)0,50; lit;!?- calves, 4.50; grassers, 3.50
? .74.00; Western-, 5-75@6. OCX Dn
calves, steady; city dressed reals, QK& 14c
. per pound; country dressed, Hfai2l/jC. ;
dressed grassers Slid fed calves. ~,'a 7c.
Chicago.?CATTLE Market steady.
Common to prime -teers. firstname.lastname@example.orgO :
; cows. 2.804?4.60; heifers. 2.oofa)5.oo;
: bull-, 2.0047415; stockera and feeders,
? 2.15^14.25; calve-, 2.oofa 7.75
HOGS?Market 10c. lower; choice to
prime heavy, 4.0,5*71 5.05 ; medium to good
heavy, 4.85774.05; butcher's weights, 4<x)
(a.5.05 ; good to choice heavy mixed.
! email@example.com; packing. 4.80^4.95.
SHEEP?Marke) steady. Sheep. 4.00
? ><i 5.75; yearlings, 6.0x^06.85; lambs, 7.00
? @7&$. '_
IN THE FIELD OF LABOR.
The DOStomce is the largest employer
of labor in Great Britain
The diamond cutters and polisher
have secured an eight-hour day in New
One hundred and thrity-threc thous
! and women work id Massachusetts fac?
The Gold Beaters' Union, ol Boston*,
Ma--., has decided to open its book- for
the admission of all non-union crafts?
men for a period of thirty da?
The subject of a labor temple in San
Francisco is engaging the attention of
organized labor. ..
In Genua By there were i.27o.i?^?aUrade
unionists in a population of 56,4r*o,ooo|h^r
one m 44. ^^
Since 18150 the printers have -?pent
$570.000 on the home (or their aged an I
TIC OLD POHINON.
Latest News W?St Prim kM Over tbt
Damages of $?50 are what the jury
?warded H. Stafford Murphy, thl travel
ii>g man, in a suit against the Maryland,
Delaware ai.d, Virginia R^ijroed Com?
pany, which was concluded in trie Circuit
Court at Montrose. The suit grew out
of an awault of a negro po.ter on Mr.
Murphy, in AuAuit lait, when he was a
passenger on the steamer Potomac. ?The
amourtt of damages asked was $1,800.
Thomas Murphy ii being held at Roan
~ke pending an investigation as to the
whereabouts and condition of an ?un?
known man lie is said to have attaAed
at a Tidewater railway camp and who has
not yet been located. It is believed by
the police that the man died and that
his body lias been secreted
A big bundle of baker's bread carried
by John Butler, a white man, proved
not "the staff of life," but his life-pre?
server, when he fell into the dock at the
foot of Twentieth Street. Richmond.
The engineer of the Chrystal ice work
saw Iiim and went to hi- aid with a
boat. Davis clung on to the bread and
kept afloat until the boat readied him.
It is stated in Bristol on reliable infor?
mation that the contract price for the
construction of 12 miles of the South and
Western railroad, in Scott county, inclu?
ding the tunnel under Clinch Mountain
and other tunnels to be made, is $1,200,
:x? per mile, or $14,400.000 for the 12
miles, Perhaps few roads in America
have been undertaken at such expense.
The work on the southern portion of the
road through the North Carolina moun?
tains is equally heavy. The company is
losing no time in putting the work
through, and the contractors are adding
;o tne force of laborers as fast as men can
Mayor \V. L. Rice, of Bristol, who
was critically ill for 10 days, and whose
recovsrv was hardly expected, has so
far recovered as t? be able to visit his
rtffice. He is now 70 ye^rs of age.
At a meeting of the Lynchburg dis?
trict association of the Dark Tobacco
Growers' Association of Virginia, held
in LVhchburg, upward of 500,000 pounds
d? tobacco were pledged by members to
be sold through the executive committee,
and a plan of education was provided
for, which means that al! the counties in
the district will be canvassed.
An elderly gentleman conversed with
friends in the lobby of the Homestead
Hotel. Hot Spriivgs. when a cracking
tound was heard. He placed his hand
apon his breast and his features wore a
'00k as ol pain. Several of the patrons
sprang toward him. "Are you ill, Mr.
Rochefeller?" one of them asked. Mr.
Rochefeller, for he it was, was -silent for
a moment. Then his features relaxed
?nto a smile. "No, thank you." he finally
replied, "it was merely a tear in my paper
waistcoat," and he went to his room to
replace the garment. Mr. Rochefeller
is an enthusiastic wearer of an inner
paper waistcoat in cold weather. He ar?
rived here with a doten of these paper
garments, but he presented most of them
Jabann, the six-year-old English ter?
rier which leads his blind master. J. I*\
Cashio'n. through the intricate streets of
Richmond, is probably the only dog en?
joying the luxury of free railway trans?
portation. The dog has an annual pass
made out to him over the line of the
Chesapeake and Ohio railway, which pass
is signed in the usual way by the proper
authorities. Xo "Jim Crow" indignities
ever perturb the soul of this faithful
little four-footed passenger. He rides
always on the plump red cushions of a
parlor Pullman. Mr. Cahion. who never
noves without Jabann. SSSCftS that, with
'.he exception of one road, this pass is
pood throughout the country. The faith?
ful title terrier guides his bliivi master
with unerring instinct through the
.rowded maze of the town.
Little Regina Mooncy. the 12-year-old
daughter of John Mooney, ol Newport
News, died at 4 o'clock from hydro?
phobia, after suffering terribly for nearly
24 hours. The child was bitten by a mad
log on November 11 and on the follow?
ing day was sent to the University Col?
lege of Medicine for treatment in the
Pasteur Department, yesterday after?
noon she was discharged from the insti?
tution and came home. Soon after ar?
riving the girl was stricken. Half a doz
rn doctors were called in. but all agreed
that nothing could be done.
Henry Staton, an attorney o! New
York, lost his suit at Norfolk against
John W. Dunne, the actor-manager, for
?12,000. Dunne was one of the company
.vhich staged "Florodora" in New York,
lie became dissatisfied, withdrew from
the company and employed Staton to
me for damage*-. Dunne compromised
ind took $12,000 in settlement and paid
Staton $1.500. Staton wanted more and
brought suit while one of Dunne's pro?
duction- was playing in Norfolk. He
Moved for a new trial.
Walter Collins, a corporal in the coa-t
irtillery stationed .n For! Washington?,
,\a- robbed in Danville "f all his belong?
ings, even the clothe- he had on, he say.-,
tome very shabby garments being sub?
stituted. The man say- he had a OO-day
furlough and was on hi- way South, lie
suspects two white men who were with
Miss Susan Catherine William-. >n,
aged 104 year-, died atthc home of Mr-.
W. W. Williamson, Warrenton. She was
he daughter of Rev. William Williamson
who was born in Scotland. Her mother
aras a Mi-- Morse. Miss Williamson
had lived in Warrenton all her life and
her vitality and faculties were remarkable
considering lu*r great age. She was a
devout member of the Presbyterian
Church. She i- survived by one nephew,
Re*-. Dr. W. W. Page, rector of the I
:opal Church at Cornwall-on-the-Hud
Mr. George F. Walters, of Fairfax
rounty. was taken to the Alexandria
Hospital badly mangled, having fallen
tinder an engine near the Southern depot
He died before morning Mr. Walter.
resided near Langlcy and was a leading
Governor Montague issued a writ for
i special session to be held in Danville
ind in the county of Pittsylvania to fill
the vacancy in the House of Dclcgate
-aused by the death of Representative
elect John Iv Taylor, who died at John
Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, following
an operation for cancer of the stomach.
High Class Druggists
The better class of druggists, everywhere, are men of scientific attainments and higr^ integrity,
who devoto their lives to the welfare of their fellow men in supplying the best of renxedies and
purest medicinal agents of known value, in accordance with physicians' prescriptions and
scientific formula. Druggists of the better class manufacture many excellent remedies, but
always under original or officinal names and they never sell false brands, or imitation medicines.
They are the men to deal with when in need of anything in their line, which usually includes
all standard remedies and corresponding adjuncts of a first-class pharmacy and the finest and
best of toilet articles and preparations and many useful accessories and remedial \apj*i?ances.
The earning of a fair living, with the satisfaction which arises from a knowledge of the ?benefits
conferred upon their patrons and assistance to the medical profession, is usually th?r greatest
reward for long years of study and many hours of daily toil. They all know thatlSyrVjp of
Figs is an excellent laxative remedy and that it gives universal satisff
are selling many millions of bottles annually to the well informed pu
remedies, ?and they always take pleasure in handing out the genuinj
name of the Company?California Fig Syrup Do.?printed on the I
They know that in cases of colds and headaches attended by biliousnj
of weakness or torpidity of the liver and bowels, arising from irreguT
over-eating, that there is no other remedy so pleasant, prompt and D?
Syrup of Figs, and they are glad to sell it because it gives universal s
Owing to the excellence of Syrup of Figs, the universal satisfaction!
immense demand for it, imitations have been made, tried and co[
individual druggists to be found, here and there, who do not maintain |
of the profession and whose greed gets the better of their judgment,
to recommend and try to sell the imitations in order to make a larger
sometimes have the name?u Syrup of Figs"?or "Fig Syrup" and
or fictitious fig syrup company, printed on the package, but they ne|
the Company?California Fig Syrup Co.?printed on the front of th<
should be rejected because they are injurious to the system. In 01
they find it necessary to resort to misrepresentation or deception.ant
off on a customer a preparation under the name of "Syrup of Figs"
does not bear the full name of the California Fig Syrup Co. printed oi_
he is attempting to deceive and mislead the patron who has oeen so unfortuni
establishment, whether it be large or small, for if the dealer resorts to misrepresentation and
and deception in one case he will do so with other medicinal agents, and in the filling of
physicians' prescriptions, and should be avoided by every one who values health and happiness.
Knowing that the great majority of druggists are reliable, we Fiipply the immense demand
for our excellent remedy entirely through the druggists, of whom it may be purchased every?
where, in original packages onlv, at the regular price of fifty cents per bottle, but as exceptions
exist it is necessary to inform the public of the facts, in order that all may decline or return
any imitation which may be sold to them. If it docs not liear the full name of the Com pair
California Fig Syrup Co.?printed on the front of every package, do not hesitate to return the
article and to demand the return of your money, and in future go to one ?>f the better class of
druggists who will eell you what you wish and the best of everything in his line at reasonable prices.
NATIVE NEW YORKERS SCARCE.
About One Out of Every Ten in the
Now that thirty "emergency" census
takers finished the tail end of their
voile a few days ago we may soon
have light on an interesting question
that this enumeration will throw 6orae
light upon. Out of Gotham's 4.000,000
souls how many are actual New York?
ers?persons born in this eity? Tak?
ing the last federal census as a criter?
ion there Is about one "native born"
New Yorker out of every ten In popu?
lation. Still, even this small balm to
sons?has to be greatly reduced, for in
it Is included every person of whom
no actual knowledge could be obtained
of whom the haste of the census
tempted to throw under this general
heading. Amateur statisticians have
daeldod that there are about 120.000
citizens of New York who have been
born of parents natives of this coun?
try. These drivers in the census re?
sults are of the opinion that if the
qualification were that both their par?
ents were natives of this country not
more than 5,000 persons could qualify
as New Yorkers of the second Ameri?
can general ion. Children of parents
who were Ixirn abroad numbered 1 .
375.000 in the last federal census.
There were then more than 400,000
Americans here who were born in otli?
er states, New York state leading with
a contribution of 125,000 and New Jer?
sey following with 56,000; 30,000 were
born in Pennsylvania, 25,000 in Mass?
achusetts, while 22,000?a compara
lively large number?were born In
Virgula. Therefore the descendants j
of the Knickerbockers are wofully on'
numbered in population if not in
money and real estate.
His Father Was Athlete.
Dr. Dudley of Ahlugton, Mass.,
tells this story of his map David and
his housekeeper, who had great con?
fidence in all that David said and did:
Oae day David was in the barn, do?
ing something which caused a visitor
to say: 'You're quite an athlete,
aren't you?" . j
"Well, yes," replied David; where- i
upon the hoirsekeeper, who stood j
near, said: "Why, I thought you
told me you was Scotch."
"Well," said David, "my mother
was Scotch, but my father was ath?
A BRAIN WORKER
Mua? Have tlm Kind of Food That N nu?
"I am a literary man whose nervous
energy is ft great pari of my stock la
trade, and ordinarily I have little pa?
tience with breakfast foods and the
extravagant claims made of them, lint
I cannot withhold my acknowledgment
of the debt that I owe to Grspe-NutS
I "I discovered long ago that the very
| bulkiness of the ordinary diet was not
j calculated to give one a clear head,
j the power of sustained, neu: ale think?
ing. I always felt heavy and sluggish
in mind as well as body after eating
the ordinary meal, which diverted the
blood from the brain to the digestive
"I tried foods easy of digestion, but
found them usually deficient in nutr?*
ment. I experimented with many
breakfast foods and they, too, proved
unsatisfactory, till I fetched (?rape
Nuls. And then the problem was
"Urape-Nivis agreed with me perfect?
ly from the beginning, satisfying my
hunger and supplying the nutriment
that so many other prepared foods
'I had not been using It very Jong
before I found that I was tinning out
an unusual quantity and quality of
work. Continued use has demonstrated
! to my entire satisfaction that drape
i Nuts food coAiahis all (he eleinen??
BOOD, big "mealy" potato^H
_I can not be produced withM
out a liberal amount of PotasihH
in the fertilizer?not less than!
ten per cent. It must be in ??h<||
form of Sulphate o? Potash #fl
highest quality. ?
"Plant Food" and "Truck Farming" are two practical
books which tell of the successful growing of potatoes and the
other garden truck?sent free to those who write us for them.
Address, GERMAN KALI WORKS. 9.1 Nassau St., New York
lim rmraiir- \L ? ?S guaranteed to cure ^^
ANmiKirlNr ESSy chip, dad coto, headache and neuralgia.
' . - f- ?".i ,'?"?- r'tC^l I won't 8?llAnll-?rlpl??e to ?dealer tfboivui.'? Oanraot?*?- It
_nto WO EQljAj. FOR tj^lWWE K>^ C*H <or >our *io**:ir ?acm: if it jdoesn't cure.
** "hif?S?suJW^ ?F. IV. latenter, M.l>., Manufacturer, Snrinafield, Mo
I'i-tauiv lend? ?list ract ion to Um torer? view
Of tin- schooner.
Currs Bloo?l. Skin Trouble?, Ckncrr, Blood
Foli?n. Gr?*at?-??t Blood. Purifier Pre*.
If your blood Is impure, thin, diseased,
j hot or full of humor?-, if you have blool
i poison, eeMee, carbuncles, eating tont,
| scrofula, oi'zema, itching, risiuRsand lump?.
I ??cabby, pimply skin, bo??? pains, o.itarili,
I rheumatism, or any blood or skin -iis?ase,
take Botaste Blood'Baiin (B. B. B.) accord?
ing to directions. Soon nil sores heal.
????he.? and paire stop, the Mood is made
; puro and rich. 1? at In? the akin free from
fvci-y eruption, and gtvinp- the rich glow of
perfect health to the skin. At the same
timo lt. B.?I. improves the digestion, cures
dyspepsia; strengthens weak kidneys. Just
th.? medicine for old people, as it gives
thom Dew. vigorous blood. l>ruggists, $1
pet large bottle, with direeiions fo. home
| curo, ?-.-implo free and prepaid by writing
i Blood Bala Co.. Atlanta, <ia. Describe
trouhlo und special free medical adriee
also sent In sealed letter. B. B. B. 1*? ??
I pecially advised for chroni*, deep saet?]
! cases of impure b'ood and skin disease,
and eures after all else falls.
Kven Um clock that docs its duty has tiincto
BOX OF WAFERS FREE-NO DRUCS
-CURES BY ABSORPTION.
Cnr.i Belching of Gas?Bad Breath and
l'ail NUtmarb?simrt Breath-?
Bloat Irrj*;?Sour Kructetlons?
Irregular Heart, Ktc.
Take a Mull's Wafer any time of the day
or night, and note the immediate good ef?
fect on your stomach. It. absorbs the pa,
disinfects the stomach, kills the poison,
germ-? and cures the disease. Catarrh of
the head and throat, unwholesome food
and overeating make bad stomaciis.
Scarcely any stomach is entirely free from
taint of some kind. Mull's Anti-Belch
Wafers will make your stomach healthy
by absorbing foul gases which arise from
the undigested food and by re-enforcing
the lining of the stomach, enabling it to
thoroughly mix the food with the gastric
juices. This cures stomach trouble, pro?
motes digestion, sweeteus the breath, stops
belching and fermentation. Heart action
becomes strong and regular through this
Discard drug??, as you know from experi?
ence they do not cure stomach trouble.
Try a common-sense (Nature's) method
that does cure. A soothing, healing ?en*
sation results instantly.
We know Mull's Anti-Belch Wafers will
do this, and we want you to know it.
Special Okeer.?The regular price of
Mull's Anti-Belch Wafers is BO?. a box, but
to introduce it to thousands of sufferers
we will send two (2) boxes upon receipt
of 75c. and this advertisement, or *we \v?D
send you a free sample for this coupon.
12165 FREE COUPON. 129
Send this coupon with your name
and address ana name of a druggist
who does not Bell it for a free sample
box of Mull's Anti-Belch Wafers to
for a Postal Card
This company will give one dollar for |
the first reliable information of an
opportunity to sell a steam engine or I
boiler of our standard types within
our range of sixes. This does not I
include vertical, traction or gas en-j
gines. If you know of rtnybodj
tending to buy an engine or bi
tell us. A Postal will do.
ENGINES AN?> BOILERS
h?vr for year? been the stand.-ird for all steam
plants Bes: ol material and workmai.shlp.
Our big output f.iablca us to sell on amall prof?
its. An Atlas, the best in the world, costs no
more than the ciher kind.
Writs today for our special offer.
?asailM in s'.i due? INDIANA?
? ?nctesa Hi;hSr?<-1 I nk-:-i>. W.torTiihoH'-ilor
>?i> h Valv.? F.iiginr? < [in*. Tubular I'oil.
AuU.a.atic tuiin?. 1 ! ioltlinfc-l.n-ln.. Poit??blt "*""
At-? Infinrs in -?r-rko S.oot.OOO H. P. '
Stls* Ilo-l.r. In ?erTico 4,000,000 n. P.
is the man or woman who, loving a
good dinner, must. <-urb their appetite
through f?U of after i onaciiuciuea.
art? .111 aid to d i ses t ion, insure .iKsiMiila
tiou of fool, ?nul make hearty eating
? without distress or regrets.
True '.'.'??., t'.vc? )K)ttl?H $[. All druggilta
I. S. JOHNSON & CO.. Boston. Miss.
troubled with Ills peculiar to
their sex, used as a dopftho is marrefously
cesstul. Thoroughly cleanses, kills disease?
?tops discharges, heals inflammation ai
?s, cures leucorrhoea and nasal cats