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TUX M1YSVILLB rUfilJO LEDGER PAGE TWO.
THE DAILY PUBLIC LEDGER
Published Every Afternoon Except Sunday By
THX LEDGER PUBLISHING COMPANY
At the Publio Ledger Building, East Third Street.
CLARENCE MATHEWS Editor and Manager.
Intend at the Pott Office, XarsvUle, Kentucky, as Beeend Class Mai Hatter,
fabaerlstleat By Carrier, a Week, tie Month, UM a Iear.
Te ispport each BeasnrM as ara anqnesUonablr for the geed at Biases
leaatr as aa eatlra community, rather than sock propositions as ara la taTer
si tka tndfvldoal Interest, or ef eas section as aralait another, lad likewise
U oaraeetlv and eoaslstaatly appesa all things Ut are aoi for tka good el
the Coaaty aa a whole. '
REPUBLICAN STATE TICKET
Governor EDWIN P. MORROW, Somerset.
Lieutenant Governor S. THURSTON BALLARD, Louisville.
Secretary of State FRED A. VAUQIIN.
Auditor JOHN J. CRAIG, Covington.
Treasurer JAMES L. WALLACE, Irvine.
Attorney General CHARLES I. DAWSON, Pineville.
Clerk Court of Appeals ROY B. SPECK.
Superintendent of Instruction GEO. COLV1N, Springfield.
Commissioner of Agriculture WM. C. HANNA, Shelbyville.
Railroad Commissioner- E. C. KASH, Jackson.
Representative DR. W. S. YAZELL.
Someone Las said that there were but three classes of people
who would never organize farmers, school teachers and lunatii-s.
Mason county farmers have already organized and the teachers are
now getting busy. I 1 JJVSIvl i
Like with all other campaigns, Mason county will go over the
top in the drive for one thousand dollurs for the Roosevelt Memorial.
Hundreds of our citizens are prond of the opprtunity of contribut.
ing to a memorial for this great American.
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It's a mighty good thing for that Friday "night audience that
the Democratic leaders sent Senator Harris along with Governor
Black to do some speaking.
The most perfect Methods
give the most perfect
A trial will convince you
that no other beverage can
quite compare with the
choice qualities of this
ffiejflrgwnent is in the drink
Hendrickon Beverage Go. Dish
Maysville. Kv. Fh.ono 97
9 CITY TAX
NOVEMBER 1st, 1919
Be sure and pay your City Taxes
on or before October 31st, 1919,
to avoid paying the penalty.
A. M. JANUARY,
STRIKE FBOBE Off
Pittsburgh, Oct. 10. Headed by
Bennlor Kenyon, of Iowa, the Benate
labor comiqlttee members Investigat
ing the strike of utoel workers arrived
here today from Wellington and In
stituted Its Inquiry Into conditions
surrounding the walkout' In the Pitts
The committeemen were busy dur
ing the day arranging details for their
investigation, which Is expected to
continue until next Monday or Tuesday.
Thankful People Tell What San Cura
Ointment Did for Them.
J. Jas. Wood ft Son sells San Cura
Ointment on the money-back plan
no relief no pay. Guaranteed to re
lieve eczema, etter, salt rheum, Itch
ing, bleeding or protruding pllea,
burns, cuts, brulaoa, old sores, pimp
les, bolls, carbuncles, Insect bites and
poison from Ivy.
"My face and neck were one mass
of sores; doctor said I had eczema
and erysipelas. I had not slept for
weeks with burning, Itching pain. The
first time I used San Cura Ointment
I slept all night and In a short time
was completely cured." Chas. Fay,
"My wife stepped on a rusty nail
and ran It Into her foot. San Cura
Ointment drew out a poisonous brown
pus and cured her promptly" Eugene
McKenzle, Plum, Pa.
"I had been afflicted over thirty
years with piles and spent over $500
for pile medicine. Two Jars of San
Cura Ointment cured me." James
Lynch, Enterprise, Pa.
San Cura Ointment costs 30c, 60c
and 1120 a iar at J. Jas. Wood & Son
and Is a splendid remedy "for burns,
scalds, cuts and bruises.
SOAP REMOVES PIMPLES
San Cura Soap will remove pimples,
blackheads and many skin diseases.
Makes the complexion clear and the
skin velvety. 25 cents at J. Jas Wood
If your druggist does not have It
send to Thompson Medical Co., Titus
Wonder1 It teniae follows the Amer
ican custom and clips Trotsky's half
when ha throws blm Into prison. Noth
ing would be more effective, since the
bolshevik hards would probably for
swear alt allegiance, one he present
ed himself before them minus his
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i Two wonderful
AT THE NEW YORK STORE
LADIES' WAISTS (SAMPLES)
$2.98 quality; Just half price $1.49, all siies.
Wednesday Oct. 15th
- The Lawrence Production Company, Inc., Presents
THE LA SALLEE THEATRE SUCCESS
MIDDY BLOUSES (ALL SIZES)
$2.60 quality, just half prioe $1.25.
We sell these for much less than you can buy thr
.. Fine quality Tan Boots $4.98 and $5.98.
Good quality black Shoes $2.98 and $3.98.
We have more Hats than ever; new ones in, see them.
Children's Hat9 of all kinds.
New York Stnre
B. STRAUS, Proprietor.
S&&&&&(& (v $
The Big Musical Hit
A JOYFUL TINGLE OF MIRTH, MUSIC AND MELODY
Billy Gross, Alf Bruce, Alex Vincent, Miss Mary Buschman,
Edna Brooks, Constance Williams, Pearl Loomis,
Jeanette Ward and the '
BROADWAY BEAUTY CHORUS
SPECIAL SCENERY, MAGNIFICENT COSTUMES
Where There's a Ruby On Farm Kci
are on most farms. Once they
not Inside the lioiu;e look out. Katu
kill Infants biting them is not un
v.Bunl. Nursing bottles attract rats.
Hinkea cake of RAT-SNAP and throw
it arounqd. It will surely rid you of
rats and mleo. Three sizes, 25c, 60c,
$1.00. Sold and guaranteed by J. Jas.
Wood & Son, M. C. Russell Co. and
Ledger Service Efficiency.
Catarrhal Deafness Cannot De Cured
by local application, aa thay caiinot rtach
tha diseased portion of th ear. Thar la
only one way to cura catarrhal deafness,
and that U Ly a conatitutional remedy.
Catarrhal Deitlueua la caused by an In
flamed condition ut the mucous lining of
the Eustachian lube. When thla tuba la
Inflamed you have a rumbling aound or Im
perfect heurlnic. and when It la entirely
cloaed. bearnesa la the result. Unleao tha
Inflammation can be rtduHd and thla tuba
restored to Its noi-mul condition, hearing
will be destroyed forever. Many caaea of
deafness are caused by catkrrh. which la
an Inflamed condition of th" mucoua eur
facea. Hall's Catarrh iledlclne acta thru
the blood on the mucoua auiicea of the
We will give On Tlundred Dollars for
any case of Catarrhal Ltcafnena that cannot
bo cured by Hail's Catarrh Medicine. Clr
culara free. All Druggist. iOc.
F. J. CHENEY CO. Toledo. O.
OO and 1.50
SEATS ON SALE AT SHAFER & W ATKINS
Sapping the Public Schools of
Taxes Going Upj
Under Stanley Democratic role, In the throe
yenn 1915-1918, the eqnallced value of all prop
erty asveaxed for taxation In Kentucky hna In
rrvased the enormoiiH earn of 9927,278,483.00.
Durlnj the same period, the amount Alatrlbuted
by iff mate to the couDtiee to pay the alartna '
of school teachers haa only Increased tha pitiful
sum of $48,784.37.
Taxpayers, Thla la Your Bualneaa
The new tax law making this huce Increase In
taxes was passed to raise more money for ren.
end state expenses, to pay off old debts and to
rive mors money to the publio schools. If this
law has raised enough money to pay general ex
penses and to help pay off some old debts, why
has the school fund not received a proportionate
Increase for the education of your children T
Stanley O. K'a Pay Cut
In 1918 a Democratic legislature passed
law and It was approved by Governor Stanley,
March 18, 1018, cutting down the amount of
money for school teachers' salaries from 26
cents to 18 cents, and many teachers wero
forced to qnlt their Jobs altogether or to seek
positions In other states.
Tha School Teachara' Merry-Qo-Round
The records show that In 41 counties In Kentucky, the salaries of school teachers
were more in 1916 than In 1017, 1918 and 1919. They alto show that In 71 eonnttes tha
salaries were more In 1910 than In 1017 and 1918, This has forced hundreds of teach
ers to travel from one county to anothsr seeking better pay to meet the high coat of
living. In one county In Kentucky, out of 104 tearfiars la.it rear, only 23 returned this year.
In another county only seven out of 48 returned. In another county only 5 out of
09 returned. In one of the largest axd best counties of the state only one rural teacher
has not changed location within the past Are years.
Holding Up tha Teacbera' Pay
In the same month that Governor Stanley approved the law ratting down the teach
ts' salaries, the state owed the teachers for back pay, (04872.00. Three months later
this amount had jumped to $1,462,897.94, On June 80, this year, the state still owed the
teachers for back pay taft8.484.87. In 1917, the first month's salary was paid In October
after three and a half months of teaching. The final payment was not made until Au
gust, 1010, eight months after the close of the session. Last year a law was passed to
remedy this, but at that salaries are still running lata. In addition to having their sal
aries cut, the teachers nlao have their pay held up.
Cutting Down the School Year
Three months after Governor Stmsley signed
the bill cutting down the teacher pay, the
school year was cut from T months to 0 months.
The children were deprived of a whole month's
schooling. This year, the school year ending
June 80, 1920, was kept at 6 Months Instead
of being put back to 7 months, thus depriving
the children of another month's schooling.
Twelve months schooling la two years in place
of 14 months.
Gllbert'a "Sore Toa" Book
8upt Gilbert's printing bin la coating the
taxpayers three times what they paid tinder
Governor Will son (Republican). Among the
books paid for by the taxpayers at t cost of
116,0007 was the famous "Bore Toe" book, oonv
piled bythe equally famous Or, W, I Eelser,
whose Thysjlofogy,f was ridiculed by the lead
ing eroocraq newspapers of tha state. Shis
''Sort lW' Mok toll little Johunte how to
yraji m a, "puncture" to. his foot, warns little
JsrAlf hot tot meat nor tbaa once a day,
ctill 6a dad k Shave ait his whiskers, advises
mother to wash aa erf before boiling It, aud de
mands the killing of all dogs and cats.
The minute Supt Gilbert got Into office) be
began filling up his own office, at Frankfort,
with darks and stenographers. The salaries m
his department have gone up to three times
what they were under Governor Wlllaon (Re
publican). The Democratic legislative probe
committee of 1918 condemned the Bureau of
School Inspection for giving salaries to people
who did no work, bat there has been practical
ly no change. Morrow will ehnnge It
Text Book Commission Farce Li
The Stanley Text Book Comnilndna changed
Boat of the books In the grades and would have
soaked the parents of the children 150,000
more for their books, but the whole adoption
was thrown out by the Court of Appeals, Urged
br leading Democrats all over the state to alao
throw out the Text Book Oonimtaalon, Governor
Black turned a deaf ear and br tha time a new
adoption was made the publishers were to de
layed that many schools hare been forced te
get along vita old books, and aoma of them
wont get the new books st all for proper work
a Saving Account
These are days of uncertainty. One can't tell when the bread
uarner of the family will be taken away. Even if that is spared you,
sickness, adversity or hard times is pretty sure to come to everyone
nt some time in life,
The woman in every family should have a Savings Account as
.in incentive to provide against that inevitable "rainy day."
WE PAY 3 PER CENT. INTEREST
Call and see any one of our officers. They'll be glad to introduce
you around the Bank and see that every banking facility at our com
mand is put at your disposal.
STATE NATIONAL BANK
THE ONLY NATIONAL BANK IN THE COUNTY.
Clean Mouse at Frankfort
Elect Rflorrovs Governor
Owing to the Continued
We are compelled to pay produoers more for milk. We in turn are
forced to charge our customers more. Following is new scale of
prices, effective September 15, 1919:
CREAM PER PINT 30c
CREAM PER QUART 60c
MILK PER PINT 08o
MILK PER QUART 160
WHRE IT S PASTURIZED.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 15, 1919
at one o'clock p. m. sharp, I will sell on the premises at publio mo
tion, the James N. Kirk farm, located 1 1-4 miles from Maysville, Ky.,
on the Maysville and Lexington Turnipke. This farm contains
more, or lees, of land. It is all in grass excepting 20 acres. It la well
improved, hag located on it a large nine room residenoe, two tenant
houses, tobacco barn and outbuildings. This is one of the most desir.
able farms in Mason County, located within five minutes drive of
.At the same time, I will sell all live stock, consisting of mules,
milch cows, etc., also farm implements.
Terms on land will be made known the day of sale. Live stock,
farm implements, etc, will be sold for cash.
E. T. KIRK, Agent for
James N. Kirk's Heirs.
H. 0. HAWKINS, Auctioneer.
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Matinee and flight
HUSSION 16o AND 25o
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