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| Come To Pocomoke | IVe Are Ready s i Despite the fact that many former out of town | | shoppers are under the impression that, owing to | | the conflagration that swept the greater part of the | | business section in the recent fire, the merchants | | havn’t gotten themselves together, this is a false im- f | pression, and one we will correct. | All of the merchants are comfortably located, and | 5 have entire new stock of merchandise. We have a | = complete line of the Latest Thing in Young Men’s | | Tweed, Serge, Palm Beach and Mohair Suits | | ready for you. Everything that a man wears, we | 5 have a wide range to select from. We have a large line of Ladies’ Slippers and | | Hosiery of the newest designs. Call in and we will = | be glad to show you over our line. | Mail Orders Receive Prompt and Careful Attention. 1 | H. W. CALLAHAN & SONS j POCOMOKE CITY, MI). ■TiMiiiimiiHiiiiiiiimiiiiMiillMlltillllltltllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllillimiiiiim IlliiiiiiiiiiiiiiMiiimmmmimmiimimmii I SELL Cheap for cash or country produce. Sugar. per lb. 6c. I.ard, per lb 14c. Meat, per lb. 14c. Good Coffee, per lb 20c. Best Seedless Kaisins, per lb 25c. Soup Beans, per lb. 7c. I.ima Beans, per lb 7c. Everything at a low price. H. H. BAILEY Comer Federal and Bay Streets, SNOW HILL. MD. Sold. An Englishman walked into a Ber lin bank, laid down a sovereign and said: “How many mark can I get for this?" “Hi. there!" cried the manager, ad dressing the statf, "clear out, the lot of you. This gentleman’s bought the bank." | iiiiiiiiiiimmmiiiimmiiiimmiiiiiiiiiim Do You Want Groceries? \ If you are not already one of our customers we want vou to become one. Our goods are always oi the best quality and we guarantee satisfaction. We will be very glad to supply your needs. Give us a call. R.H.CLUFF SNOW H 11.1.. MARYLAND —Harduppe—“When I make a touch I always try to borrow from a pessimist."—Wigwag—“Why a pessi mist?” Harduppe —“A pessimist never expects to get it back.” THE DEMOCRATIC MESSENGER. SNOW HILL. MARYLAND. IMPORTANT NEWS QUICKLY TOLD Happenings In Various Sections ol Old Maryland NEWS ITEMS FOR OUR READERS Hagerstown. Miss Vesta Long, aged 70 years, died at her home neat this city, alter an illness of a few weeks. She wa> born at Stnithbuig. this count> and was a member of the Lutheran church of that place. Met survivors are a niece and two nephews. Hagerstown Twenty thousand game tish. principally bass, were placed in Lite Couococheague creek, in this county, by Deputy Game Warden Albert Crumpton. The flsh came from the State tish hatcheries and were sent here a; the request of the Washington County Kish and Came Association. Hyattsville —The (own of Hyatts ville lias decided to ake over the local public library and to set aside about 1350 a year for its maintenance. The money will be raised by a tax of 3 cents on each floo ol assessable prop erty in the town, but will mean uo in crease in the tax rate. l'ocomoke City.—News reached here tills week ol an automobile accident iu Baltimore, iu which Miss Sadie Hay man. daughter of Mrs. Millard Hay man. formerly of this city now resid iny iu Baltimore, was injured. Miss Hay man sustained a broken thigh bone and arm and was badly cut ami bruised. Denton. The Commissioners, of Caroline county have appointed Sheriff William C. Andrew a special officer lu issue dog licenses and tags and to en force the law. The Sheriff has given notice tha - he will sit at Marydel, Henderson. Goldsboro. < Greensboro. Denton. I’reston. Kederalsburg. Hills boro. Uidg’dy and American Corner Juritu June tot the purpose of issuing and collecting the taxe- Krederiek. Mayor L. C Shatei was renominated for Mayor of Brunswick at a recent citizens' meeting. The bl annual election of the town will be held in August, and It is one of the few municipal elections iu this county that do not tolerate political dicker ing. Cniier the administration of Mayor Shafer u progre~sive street building program has been put into effect. fclilicott C:!y.—The Maryland Agri cultural K\;> ii: ent Station, in co-op* etai on with : . Howard County Kami Agent, will hold a field meeting on th< experimental plots at Dougboreßßlt Manor June 17 at 2:30 I’. M. Variety teat* have been conducted on these ' plots for some years, and now the sta I tion is in position to give out some j valuable Information to the fanners lof Howard county. All farmers are urged to attend this meeting. | Hagerstown. Over 700 striking | shopmen and maintenance of way em* i ployees of the Western Maryland Kail i road and their families marched in a j street parade here Saturday night. The : procession was headed by the railway employees band and thousand' of pro | pie lined the streets. A huge banner | with tile words ‘‘Former Kmploy es of the Western Maryland Railroad Font I pan.v" was carried in front of the pa rade. Salisbury.—Attempting to cross the New York. Philadelphia and Norfolk Railroad tracks at the last Locust street crossing in this city. Mrs. Mary I'hippin. aged sa. was struck by the locomotive of a northbound slow freight and Instantly killed One leg and arm were completely severed from her body. As far as the authorities have been able to ascertain, no one bu‘ members of the train crew saw the ac rld<mt. Hagerstown.—The culmination of n contest, continued for more than a year over money matters, came Friday morning when Harry Reese, aged 35. after failing to hit his common-law wife. May Reese, aged 33. with three bullets, turned his revolver on himself and sent a bullet into his head, at their home. Reese is at the Washington County Hospital here and is not ex ported to live. Neighbors, aroused by shots, called elie police and Lieutenant Williams hurried to the sc n- Cpon his arrival he rushed the wounded man to the hospital. The bullet en tered the top of his head and lodged somewhere near the base of the skull Reese’s father. James Reese, was killed in Chambersburg in days ago while driving a bread wagon. Frostburg.—'The body of a man found beside the Cumberland am! Pennsylvania Railroad tracks here was identified by ills son as that of Charles Jacob Smith, aged 53. a West ern Maryland Railway yard conductor, who came here from his home in Cum berland to participate ir the parade or the Maryland Suit-- Firemen's Associa tion Mr Smith was a member of Cumberland Hose Company. No 1 Coroner Flnan conducted an investiea ’ ! on and decided that he had wan dered over the roof of the tunnel ami had fallen |o feet to the tracks, frac turing his skull His rov and fire men's cap were found ion feet from the spot where he is supposed to have fatten. There is rea-on to -u-pect that he was robbed while ash-ep and that when he awoke he wandered about, failing over the tunnel portal. Get Some—energy and iron Never mind the weather —get some new vitality —speed up any way. Don’t be a 1 agger. Vital men resist the heat. Let little raisins help. 75 per cent pure fruit sugar. 145 calorics of energizing nutriment in every package— practically pred'ujested so it gets to work almost i m mediately. No tax on digestion so it doesn’t heat the blood. Fatigue resisting food-iron also! All natural and tjood. Trv it when you’re slipping—when vou vawn at 3 I’M. ’ Stiffens up your backbone and makes thoughts • flow again. Two packages anil a glass of milk form greatest mid-day lunch you've ever tried. Little Sun-Maids Between-Meal Raisins 5c Everywhere —in Little Red Packages c ____ —== If you enuld put a magnifying glass on the 1 rontentsof your frank ease alter using the Minn- oil for from fdlO to 1000 mill'.- \oii f/d y wtd&t would refu-c to drive another mile until *7lißarij l ii m )*" you had emptied tin- hurned-out oil. There’s many a chance between the oil well anti tiicgnsolinr .service station. f IfacAa^yj It takes a whole lot more than the bent of refining apparatus ami crude oil to make a satisfactory Skill and experience are the big factors in refining. .JSk It is largely ibe know ledge of men w ho have learn- || ed the refining business from tin* bottom up with Bi this company that lias made the improved “Stand- )]|fi j i ard" Lasuliuc possible. Mff WjrjK “Standard” is us uniform and dependable as the water ||l t-’ supply of u great city —it is t—t-d iust as carcfullv. It is gE dependable under every condition heean-e it is lialaneed. jH ' with the right proportion of light, interi lialeund heavy tfti j'jjjll fraction-. \ou can't go wrong with “Standard.” ! Wjj’ Are you using the right oil for lour ear? 'flu* I’olarine /Mr STANDARD OIT, COMPANY P /j In l ■ a p “STANDARD” fiSF The Balanced Gasoline! 9 V JUNE 17, 1922.