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THE COLUMlllA II KHALI): FUI l A N M Y L"
nr,I7&lTHE GREAT EXHIBITION J. P. STREET k CO.
I . J HEADQUARTERS FOR
K n ( j it ( ' it K k k , May 24. The Sunday
school at (iodwin Chapel held their an
nual Children's Day exercise last Sun
day. There was h large crowd present.
With all the eourtesy and alertness of
the ushers seats could not he procured
for more than two thirds of the audi
ence; but all were held spellbound ly
the nice recitations, norma and so on,
despite the uncomfortable situation of
some. The church was beautifully dec
orated. The children acquitted them
selves well, and all in all it was a com
plete success. The superintendent and
committee deserve reat credit for their
zctil and untiring energy. Kvervone
who took part also deserve and have
the thanks of well wishers who have the
cause of Christ at heart.
Kay (iiipton got his hand badly hurt
hv the explosion of a cartridge a few
Miss Norma Stewart of Columbia, is
visiting M iss Callie lirown.
Moses liiichanan has returned home
from an extended visit to his aunt, Mrs.
licitui'hamp, of Nashville.
Professor Wehb of Hell Buckle, will
lecture Saturday night, May This
will be a rare literary treat; all are cor
dially invited to attend ; admission free.
There will he a tilth Sunday meeting;
at Knob Creek church, beginning Fri
day night, May lis An interesting pro
gramme has been arranged for all day
meeting Saturday, and preaching Sun
day morning. Hilda May.
Giles county, visited friends here since
Kev. (His Trousdale wiil preach for us
on the second and fourth Sabbathsin
each month at 11 a. m. Our regular
pastor, Kev. M. K. Wabard, is absent,
being a delegate to Chicago.
Miss Annio Freeman dismissed her
school Friday, until August.
With kindest regards to all, we re
C'ATA ICHII CANNOT
wllh local applied! ions,
It K Cl'ItKIl
they en II not,
reach the Heat of the disease. Catarrh Is
a Mood or a constitutional disease, mid in
order to cure It you must take internal
remedies. Hall's catarrh Cure is taken in
ternally and acts directly on the Mood nnd
mucous surfaces. Hall's Catarrh Cure Is
not a quack medicine. It was prescribed by
one of Hie best physicians in the country
for years, and Is a regular prescription. It
Is composed of the best tonics known, com
bined wit h t he best blood purifiers, acting
directly on the mucous surfaces. The per
fect combination of the two ingredients is
what produces such wonderful results In
curing catarrh. Send for testinionials.free.
K. J. Cu kknicy Co. Props. Toledo, .
Hold by druggists, price 7.rc.
Hall's Family 1'illsare the best.
Santa Fk, May 2."). On the 3rd Sun.
day, Children's Day was observed at the
Methodist church, and the exerciees
were enjoved by many.
Mr. Kd iiodgers, who Is traveling for
the Kmpire I ril 1 Company, is on a visit
to his parents.
Dr. M. F. Walker and family are on a
visit to Mrs. Walker's father, in
Dr. C. A. Walters has moved to Shady
(J rove, Hickman county, to practice his
Several of the voung people attended
Children's Day at (iodwin Chapel last
Sunday, and reported a verv nice time.
Bro.'Usserv filled his regular appoint
ment at the Baptist church last Sunday
morning and night. The subject of his
discourse atnight was"Selnshness;"2nd
Chronicles, xxxii-25; "Hut Hezekiah
rendered not again according to the
benefit done unto him."
There were no services at the C. P.
Church Sunday, as Bro. Dale was hold
ing a two day's meeting at Union.
Mrs. It. V, Hight, who has been
on a visit to her brother, S. K. Wither
spoon, returned home last Saturday.
Profs. J. W. and A. V. Patten's school
closes this week, with a concert Thurs
Children's Day will bo observed at the
C. P. Church on the 4th Sunday in
Mrs. Fannie Vesey, after several
weeks visit to he parents, Dr. and Mrs.
.J. W. Huline, returned to her home in
Kentucky last Tuesday. Veuitam.
It will not cure every thing. It is not
claimed that it will cure but one com
plaint, that is, dyspepsia. We cannot
say it will cure every case of dyspepsia,
but it will cure a large majority of
them. Such cases as are adapted to its
ue will derive immediate benefit. One
small bottle will be sutlicient to test it.
The Shaker Digestive Cordial is especi
ally adapted for emaciated or elderly
people whose fond does them but little
or no good because it is not digested.
The cordial contains an artificially di
gested food and is a digester of food
happily combined. Read on 3 ofthe lit
tle books which your druggist is now
giving away and'learn of this wonder
A really palatable Castor Oil can now
be had under the name of Laxol.
Save Your Life
By using "The New (ireat South
American Kidney Cure." This new
remedy is a great surprise on account
of its exceeding promptness in reliev
ing pain in the Kidney, Bladder and
Back in male or female. It relieves re
tention of water, and pain in passing it
almost immediately. Save yourself by
using this marvelous cure. "Its use will
prevent fatal consequences in almost all
cases by its great alterative and healing
powers. Sold by A. B. Kains, Druggist,
Columbia, Tenn. (fehia ly.
Nkai-olis, May ". There will be a
lecture at the church next Sunday night
ny .w r x i'iiii.
'Master Clyde Allen, who has been at
tending school in Nashville, has re
Miss Delina Crosby spent a few days
last week with Mallard friends.
Miss Malora (iee visited her parents
in Franklin last week.
Miss Irma Allen, who has been at
tending school in Franklin, is expected
home soon. Lonkly Flowkr.
( i lkn n's Stork, May -. As on?
items are very few in numherthis week,
we will not occupy much space in your
We have had a very pleasant week
for fanning, and farmers have gotten a
"double hustle" on themselves. A large
portion of tlie crops have been plowed
over and look quite well.
There is a great deal of complaint
heard about chinch-bugs on wheat in
this section. They have done consider
Hev. ,1. T. Duncan tilled his regular
appointment at ilenn's Chapel to-day.
Miss Hattie Warren entertained, a
large number of her friends on last
Saturday evening with a croquet party.
F.vervbodv seemed to have a most en
joyable time. Hr m l'K lsti lt.cii kn,
KOKEKTS' IIEXD AND KNOK CHEEK.
Carter's Ckfkk, May 24. We noticed
week before last that you had a new
correspondent from this place, but as he
didn't write last week we will Fee if we
can't give a few items this week.
Mrs. S. 1$. Nichols returned from
Livingston, Ala., Saturday, where she
has been for about six weeks for her
health. Mr. Nichols went as far as
Birmingham to meet her.
Miss Harrison, of Franklin, is the
guest of Miss Mollie Terrell.
Missiienie Hunter spent last week
with Mrs. B. C. Jameson, of Jameson.
Misses Joe and Olivia Foster have re
turned from a visit to Williamsport
Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Hull and children
visited Mr. Charley Hull, of Timinons,
Elder J. A. Harding, of Nashville,
will preach at Beech (Jrove Sunday
at 11 o'clock, and in the afternoon at 3.
Children's Day will be observed at
Lasting Hope the first Sunday in June.
Garwood's Sarsnpurilla for the blood
guaranteed tocure. A. li. Rains
we will try
Mown, May 24. As
very little news, but
scribble a few lines
Hev. S. M. (Jupton preached an inter
esting sermon at Knob Creek Sunday
1 he prayer-meeting will be held at
the residence of Mr. Jim Haywood
nexi Wednesday nignt.
Mr. and Mrs. (i. il. ritzeerald have
returned from a protracted visit to
friends at Brentwood and Nashville
Mr. Ed Snyder, after spending several
days in our midst, has returned to his
homo in west .Nashville.
Mrs. M. Vestal and son have been
visiting here since our last.
Miss Callie Brown is entertaining
some Columbia friends at this writing.
Miss Carrie Marshall, of Bear creek,
is spending this week with the Misses
Walters and the Herald s "ula."
We continue to enjoy the Herald
and really feel that we could hardly
"keep house" without it.
Wheat is looking exceedingly line in
this section of the county now, and cut
ting clover is the order of the day at
The fifth Sunday meeting will he
held at Knob Creek Church this time,
beginning on Friday night.
lizd dqo cbcbca V
has commenced. The main features are immense quantities of
Dry Goods, Clothing, Boots and Shoes
fjto select from ; all of the latest production of
the highest art and lowest prices: X" t,t
Full Yard-wide Heavy Brown Do
mestic, round thread, smooth fin
ish, will go with this sale at 4c
Calicoes, of the newest designs,
standard quality 4,'aC
Yard-wide Bleached Domestic, a
record breaker 5c
Scotch Lawns, nobby patterns ... 4'a'c
Smooth Cloth, Dress Ginghams, a
10c quality at .V
Standard quality Penang ..
Bed Ticking, reduced from 2-"e to
"ic, from 2oe, to loc, from 10c to
Heavy Shirting reduced from 10c to
740 Factory Sample Straw Hats, no
two alike, most of them nobby
and stylish, each worth double
and th'ribble our price, !tc, 14c, l!ic,
Latest Shapes and Newest Styles
in Soft Fedora Dress Fur Hats,
in leading shades, such as pearl,
olive, bronze, brown and black,
sold elsewhere at $2..r0, here at
Hoys' half wool Knee Pants, sold
elsewhere at 2oc, here at
Childs Wool Filling Knee Pants
An Elegant Suit for Youths, dres
sy and serviceable, 15 to lit years, $:
South i-ouT, May 24. Elder Newton
Derryberry preached at Bethel Sunday
morning to a large and attentive audi
ence, on the subject of "Brotherly
Love;" also in the afternoon on "Pray
er." He taught some excellent lessons,
which, if practiced more by the church,
would place Christianity on a higher
Elder A. S. Dern berry preached the
funeral of Mrs. Keltner on the third
Sunday at .spencer's (Jrove. A very
large crowd was present.
Death has come into our midst again,
and in his icv grasp has borne away
the spirit of Mr. Jack Howell. He was
a sufferer from cancer for a long time.
He leaves a wife and several children,
with whom we deeply sympati.e in
their sad bereavement. He was a mem
ber of the Baptist Church. The funeral
services were conducted by Hev. Jerry
Holt, and his remains were laid to rest
in the family burying-ground. The
neighbors an il friends of Mr. Howell
met and fenced and planted a corn crop
for his little boy to cultivate. This not
only gives the Tittle fellow employment,
lii t will encourage him to work.
Onthel!th inst. the spirit of Mrs.
Uobinson took its Hight to the God who
Ksoii Cheek, May 2". Children's
Day at Godwin Chapel was quite a suc
cess, and we all fell fully repaid for our
earliest work for the Master.
l'rof. Kshman's school will close next
Fridnv niirht. Mav 2 w ith a concert
l'rof. Welib. of Bell Buckle, will de
liver a lecture at Godwin Chapel next
Saturday night. Mav 2!'. Come to hear
him and' be highly entertained and in
Miss Nedberrv. of Tlieta, is visiting
her sister, M i s. T. C. Adams, this week
Mr. Will I'hl'p and children, of Jones
Yallev, visited his father'sand attended
Children's Dav exercises.
Mr. Elliott Harris has recovered from
a spell of sick nes.
Mrs. W. n. Roberts is improving.
The w heat crop is looking tiue.
With best wisnes, Ciii.ok.
SiTNNvstPE, May 24. After an ab
sence of two w eeks we will endeavor to
send in the few items gathered.
Sunnvside was well represented at
the McCain's concert at McCain's
Academy Friday night.
Judge J. I- Miller, of Corsicanna,
Texas, spent a few days last week very
pleasantly l the home of Mr. A. L.
Emerson. . r ,,.
The many friends of Dr. AY. V. Sulli
van are sorry to learn that he has al
most lost the use of one of his eyes.
W. H.Caffv, of Alabama, visited J.
W. Matthews and family last week.
Misses Wilsford and Carpenter, of
Why Pay Exorbitant Prices
Men's Durable Business Suit, good
quality and fine, looker
Men's Blue Flannel Suits, the best
quality made, guaranteed not to
change colors, in square or round
cut, regular price $10, our price sfii.'iO
A magnificent late style Launder
ed Dress Shirt, colored bosom,
our price 30c
A dressy, stylish, extra quality
l'enan'g Laundered Shirt, collars
and cuffs attached, newest sha les, 4.1c
We sell a regular Fnlandered 7."e
White Shirt, at 45c
Ladies' Oxfords, low cut shoes,
Nos. 3 and 4 only, at ,'lSc
Ladies' Lace Tan Shoes, high cut,
coin toe, solid $1.17
21 pair, all number 3's, a $2.00 and
$'.00 quality Dongola Button, La
dies' Shoe, reduced to i,"e
Men's Chocolate and Wine Colored
Shoes, latest fad, sold at $1.75,
here only $1.30
Same in Boys Shoes, from 1 to 5,
and Youths, from 13 to 2, reduced
Infants' and Children's Shoes in
large varieties, in all the newest
styles and colors
IW R 'A LSO Tfi A RR Y A" L A RO P. "VA UTFTYcO F'
Trunks, Valises and.l Traveling Bags,
All of which will be sold at the closestjpossible margin. "3
"FThe doors areopen and JJthe performance ofjjextraordinary and"""
EXCEPTIONAL li ill (J A I X- U I V IN U
t,tT"i now continuously goingon ; one visit means a SEASON TICIv-""
"ET to the tragic performance of slaughtering high prices at the"
gave it. She was gathering up fragments
which had fallen from some dead trees,
when a limb fell from one, striking her
on the head. She bore her suffering for
several days, when death came to re
Mrs. Overstreet, of Flag Sprincs, Giles
County, is visiting her son, Mr. Tom
Overstreet, this week.
Mrs. Cynthia Parson and little grand
son, Joshua, have returned to their
home near Campbellsville.
Mrs. Spencer, who had the sad mis
fortune to fall and break her arm and
hi), is some better. We hope she may
Miss Lena Thurman arrived home on
the lsth inst., from Lebanon, Ohio,
where she has been attending school for
the past ten months.
Mr. Hush Overton was the guest of K.
It. Phelps several days recently.
Mr. Jim Haley had his foot badly
mashed last week by a horse stepuiug
Several from this place attended the
concert at McCain's Academy last b n-
Mr. George Hugger s cnuuren are on
the sick list.
Miss Bobbie Matthews spent a week
with her aunt, Mrs. Perry .Payne, of
your city, since our last.
twenty-two spent last aiurnay on
the banks of Anderson Creek, fishing.
We all had a merry time, if we didnt
catch many fish. Mr. Will Dugger
caught the largest tish.wnicti weighed
about two pounds. Annette.
A Great Opportunity.
We give away, absolutely free of cost,
for a limited time only, The People's
Common Sense Medical Adviser, by K.
V. Pierce, M. D., Chief Consulting Phy
sician to the Invalid's Hotel and Surgi
cal Institute, a hook of KRIS large pages,
profusely illustrated, hound in strong
paper covers. to anyone scnding21 cents
in one-cent stamps, to cover cost of
mailing only. ( )veriiso,o0o copies of this
complete family Doctor Hook already
sold in cloth binding at regular price of
$1.50. World's Dispensary Medical As
sociation, Buffalo, N. Y.
SPIUNU II ILL.
SruiNo II ill, Mav 24. Mrs. Daniel
lliiseoc and two children, Lucian and
Margaret, of Knox ville, are the guests
of Mrs. John W. Cheairs and the Misses
Misses Carrie, Wade and Lucile Du
Bose went to Giles county recently to
see their father, who was hurt in a run
away, Mrs. Carrie Miller and children, of
Murfreesboro, are visiting the family
of Kev. W. H. Craig.
Beecheroft school will close Wednes
day, June 2nd. The operetta, "Bed
Billing Hood," will be presented.
Children's Day will be observed at
the Methodist church Sunday morning,
and at the Cumberland Presbyterian
church Sunday afternoon. Interesting
programmes will be used.
Hev. Mr. Park, of Texas, now a stu
dent of the C. P. University, will ac
cept the pastorate of the Cumberland
Church during the summer.
Dr. Martin is having a tine barn built.
Dr. J. W. Sharher is welcomed back
from Texas by his many friends. Mrs.
Will Porter, liis daughter, accompanied
Mr. and Mr. James Pope have moved
to their new home.
and all that is necessary now is to
string the wires and put in instruments.
"Contributor" is deeply interested in
the welfare and advancement of her
country, and she, too, has had sad ex
perience in the way of exorbitant
telephone rates. Another hurra! for
the Citizens' Telephone line ! Elevate it,
strengthen it, lengthen it, and may suc
cess crown it.
Ernest and Horace Timmons came in
on a home-stretch on their wheels last
Tuesday from a visit to the Centennial
They left .Nashville at 3 o'clock p. m.
and 'reached home about night. Ernest
encounted a little mishap with his
wheel while en route to Nashville, but
no serious results occurred.
Hev. James Harris will preach for the
congregation at Phillippi next Sunday.
Subject, "The Church."
For Sewing Machines When You
Can lo ttetter?
All machines that I handle are
just as they are represented. I chal
lenge the world to offer a better $20
machine for $20, or a better $40 ma
chine for $40. I save you the freight,
give you a five years' guarantee,
and if not convenient for you to pay
cash, will sell von on easy payments.
S. K. STEPHENS,
Itothell Klock, Columbia, Tenn.
Goshkn, May 2-'!. "Single blessed
ness" has lost all its charms for Mr. I'
II. McMeen. He is now a benedict,
having led to Hymen's altar Miss Net
tie Erwin, of Turkey creek. Mr. Mc
Meen is a worthy and highly esteemed
young man of our neighborhood, and
we congratulate him on winning Miss
Erwin as a helpmeet through life. The
marriage ceremony was performed by
Esq. Gordon at his residence on Carter's
creek. Mav no dark clouds ever over
shadow their sky, but may happiness
and prosperity attend them along their
Mr. hit Hight is all smiles over the
arrival of twin babies a boy and girl
at his house. Mrs. Might, who was in
a very low state of health some days
ago. we are glad to say is improving.
Our "Children's Day" services passed
off nicely. The superintendent, pastor,
parents and pupils all seemed to enjoy
the day very much. The collection
amounted to $ii..")0.
Miss Fronia Ionian is the guest of
her aunt, Mrs. Etta Blackburn.
Mr. and Mrs. Will Pope are visiting
in our neighborhood.
Mr. and Mrs. John Morrow are the
guests of Mrs. Morrow's parents, Mr.
and Mrs. James McMeen.
Mrs. Kellums, who has been spending
some weeks with her sister, Mrs. H. I).
Blackburn, has gone to Shady Grove to
visit other relatives.
The crops are tolerably good, although
late. The worms are damaging gar
dens considerably. Fhankie.
(Continued to Seventh Page.)
have a line of me
the best for the
of all kinds. We also
dium and cheap work.
money ever brought to the city. We take
pleasure in showing you what we have.
MAPLE 3101 XT.
Mah.k Moi st, May 24. The monot
ony which generally prevails in our
village during Sunday's was broken on
last Sunday afternoon hv a marriage at
the bridge 'which spans Duck river. At
4 o'clock p. m., the contracting parties
Mr. Otie Dockery, of nearPigg's school
house, and Miss'Ella Hood, of Colum
biadrove out to the middle pier of the
bridge, and in the presence of a few
witnesses, the marriage vow was
plighted, Hev. James Harris olliciating.
Slay prosperity and happiness be with
them through 'life.
Mr. Allen 'got his stock shipments in
favorably on last Saturday, although
stock reports were not so good as here
tofore. E. P. Roberts sold 4o lambs to
Mr. Allen, and to your "Contributor," 4
that tiped the scales at .tut pounds.
Hurra! for the Citizens' Telephone
line, and three cheers (more if neces
sary) for Frank Lander, our leader, Mr.
Hatcher and others. The poles from
this place to Theta have been erected
Meiiioine Verses the Muse.
"What do you think ofj my
poems?" inquired the young man.
"They betray an astonishing
ignorance of anatomy," replied ;his
"Hut they're not supposed to be
scientific, you know."
"That may be the' case, but it
affords no excuse for you saying
they 'spring from an aching heart,'
when it is so apparent that they
proceed from a deranged liver."
RAILROAD TIME TABLE.
Parry Road Wagon, only 27.50.
r " . 1 - . i-... t
I I - iii-m itininniniiii iiiiiln ii ill imM
Kauffman, Road Wagon
With or Without Top and
) Childs Seat.
Leather Quarter Top Buggy, only $45.00.
LouievilU and Mhvllle Division.
No. 2 leaves 5:SS p. m
No. 4 leaves f- m
No. 8 (Accommodation) leaves... 5:; p. m.
No. 6 ' " leaves... 6:30 a. m
No. 8 ( fast llne leaves 1:S2 a. m
No. 1 (fast line) leaves 12:45 a. m
No. 7 (Gallatin and Decatur Ac
commodation) leaves... 9:20 a. m
No. 5 (Pulaski Acco'nl leaves.... 6:.'5 p. m
Nahville anil Florence Division.
No. 21 Accommodation, leaves... 10:30 a. m
No. 22 Florence Accommodation,
hi't w'n TuHcumiMB and Co
lumbia, arrives 5:50 p. m
NnnhvUlf. Chttnoo(rn St. f.ouln Rll
roail Puck Klvvr Valley Division.
No. 1 leaves :X0 a. m
No. i leaves :80 p. m,
No. 1 arrives 00 p. m
No. 2 arrives :20 a. m
rinse connection Is made with thronib
trains on the Ixulsvllle and NasbTille and
Great Southern Railroad.
Phaetons, all kinds and prices.
Troy Carriage Co.'s Jump Seat Snrreys; A light,
hide for four passengers.
J. F. Street & Co.
TELEPHONE No. 8.