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May 4. 1922
THE citizen Pace Sevna East Kentucky Correspondence News You Get Nowhere Else No nrrvonnndrnf nuMtslsMl aakostirnnd la full by Iks writs. Thtntiw I art for auMimtton, but M an orMsnro of Bood faiib. Writ plainly. JACKSON COf NT Y McKee McKee, May 1. Fishing season has opened here. Dr. and Roy Homby and Superintendent Creech have just returned from a fishing excursion. Doctor had an unusual ratch an eel 41 inches long, weigh ing five pounds ant! some fine perch and rata. J. K. Hay and family are also on ftohinir trip and having splendid result. Wesley Anpel i entertaining a fishing party this week from Richmond and Lexington. The Jackson County Board of Kd u at ion met here Saturday and teacher of thi county will lie inter ested to know that the Hoard voted a nix week training school for teach Farmer of thin place. K. R. Flanery made a business trip to Richmond thia week. Othmer Flanery i home from Dayton, O., for a-few week. Robert Akemon of thia place has moved to Bond. James Iiavia has (rone to Norwood, O., to seek employment. Next Saturday and Sunday an re, ular church days at Clear Creek. Everybody Invited to attend. Sue rena to The Citizen and it many reader. Sinkinf Valley Sinking Valley, April 29. The j weather still remain cool here, but not cold enouyn t kill the iruit. The propect for a hounteoua fruit crop ia very propitious. Only a few J early garden have been planted. Ewen Isaacs was the week-end guest of J. B. Kindred of Panola lat week. Mr. Mary Isaac visited Mr. era. Thi will take the place of the I Nannie laac Friday. Tyra Lain- Teacher' Institute, and teacher aro urged U attend, a it not only mean better trained leather, but an in rreae of salary for those attending. The ritizen of McKee wish to ex prea their thank to the Roard of Ftlucntion and fim.rr Superintendent Mirter for irakir? t possible for u ti have such a tine school here last year, anil we are looking forward for a fine rtrp of well trained teacher thia conui.(r year. Citizen of the district showed their hearty cooper ation lat year in the school work by contributing sufficient fund to purchae a tlfiO library and paying the salary of one teat her at ISO per month for a period of three month ami mostly hearing all the expense t.f the commencement exercie. The King' Daughter, three clae of our Sunday-M hoid and titizcn of our town, have purchased a new church bell for the aum of $K.V It i hoped that everyone around town may be able to hear our new lull and that more will answer the call. Friend of Harry Collier will l interested to know that he ha resigned hi posi-( tion in the service of the govern ment and ha accepted a position in the auditor' office at Frankfort. Roy Homt-by is visiting his brother, I'r. Ilomshy. Roy motored thru a far a Livingston front F.lizal'eth. New Jersey, where he ha been for the pat year Hugh Collier and Vernon Fowler have been calling on friend in Cincinnati thia week end. It i presumed that the friends are of the fair sex. Hush (Too late for publication last issue Hugh, April 2.1. Farmer of thi section are busy turning the soil and getting ready to plant the grain. We have a good prospect for fruit providing Jack Frost stay away. Gertie ard Fairy Abrams, accom panied by Mis Vena Hamilton of Berea. spent the week-end with Mr. and Mm. Mart Abram. A party of young folk went to the Howsley Fork rave Sunday morning. All re ported a nice time. Sim Hobh of the Sinking Valley country purchas ed the Bronce Powell farm for f'.'iMK) and will move shortly. Mr. Millard Kindred spent Saturday af ternoon with Mr. Mart Abram. Nancy Fowler ia visiting her sister, Mra. Shird Reece. Vernie and Dosha Tarker were Suntlay guest of Nan nie Clemntona. Mr. and Mra. Sim Hobba have been visiting Mr. and Mra. Will Reece the past week. Sherman Stewart and family of thia place spent Saturday and Sunday with T. Wilson. hart and a revenue man were in thi vicinity thia week on business. Dewey Smith ia having good aucres with hi gasoline mill at Sinking Valley. C.ood luck to The Citizen and it many reader. Drip Rork Drip Riak, April 29. We are hav ing some cool weather at present. Mm Nannie' 1'arsnn and two daugh ters. Bertha and Fthel, of Station Camp, visited her mother, Mrs. Jane Powell. Saturlay night and Sunday; also visited her sister, Mrs. Maude Alcorn, Sunday. Mr. and Mr. Bud Isaacs visited Mr. and Mr. D. C. Alcorn, Jr., Sunday. We have the prospect of a tine fruit rrc.p thi year if it doe not get killed yet. Mr. and Mr. Roy B. Williams. Jim l-aai and Joe Everole spent Sat urday night and Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. N. H. Isaacs. Mr. and Mr. A. C. Alcorn visited Mr and Mr. Abe Coffey, Sunday. Lewis Isaac had a clearirg Saturday and got a tine day's work done. Roy D. Na attended meeting at Sand Spring Sunday. Mr. Jane Towell ha gone to Ixington after her daughter, Fdna. who is in the Char ity Institntion there. Mrs. Maude Alcorn visited Mr. Anna Alcorn Monday. ROCKCASTLE COrNTY Threelinka Threelinka, April 30. The Sunday si hool at Sycamore is a great auc res to the community. Easom John. son wns in thia part last week on business. Dan Gabbard I still in Alaska gold mine at work. John Donley i farming in Jackson thi week. W. A. 'Phillips was in Berea last week on business. Frank Spark wa in thi part last week. Arthur Peters of Boone was In Goochland last Sunday. Thomas Harris passed thru here on business latter part of week. Alllie Phillips visited at Mr. Wm. Sparks' last Sat urday and Sunday. Thad Drew passed thru here on hia way to Be rea last of the week. Daisy Ph'Ui" is some better at thia writing. A Klot of the boys have been fishing; on Rockcastle river recently. Herd Herd, April 29. The farmers of thia vicinity are very bad behind with their crops on account of so much rain. II. D. Farmer of thi place has gone to Iexington to seek employment. Mrs. Cora Akemon of thia place died last Sunduy. Her re mains were laid to rent in the Davis cemetery. Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Frost spent lust Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Simpson at Mummie. Mr. and Mrs. Frank Moore spent Easter Sun day with Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Far nter. Mr. and Mrs. Haru Farmer have returned home, after a few weeka' stay in Uuiavillv. Miss Ruth I'ierson of Annville is visiting her grandparents. Mr. and Mrs. Jack ESTILL COUNTY Noland Noland, May 2. Mr. and Mrs. June Warford and Mr. and Mrs. Ani Winkler spent lat Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Lay. Ernest Walton was in Irvine last Saturday on busi ness. Mr. and Mrs. David Lay were at Panola Saturday, shopping. Rob ert Winkler of Noland and Miss Bes sie Cox of Reagus were married on April 20. They moved in the house with Amoa Richardson, near Panola. O. B. Garrett was summoned to Irvine Wednesday to go before the grand jury. We had a frost Satur day night, April 22, that killed lots of the fruit. There has not been much corn planted here yet on ac count of wet ind edd weather.. been hindering the farming clement In thia part this spring; no new cases at this present writing. The people are fearing Jack Frost will come and destroy the fine prospect for fruit It is reported that men are in this neighborhood looking af ter the coal industry, leasing land. Two men and two horses were shot in Clay tounty last week. One wag said to be a deputy sheriff, the other a marshal. One man and one horse were killed dead, the other two seri ously wounded, moonshine being the cause. Mullins' parents last Sunday. I. L. Martin of Harts was down to hisj sister's Sunday to see his little sicki baby. Will Rowlett is in poor health. WANTED: A MILLION NEW READERS FOR THE NA TION A L REPUB LICAN the Illustrated Weekly Magazine Newspaper Published at the National Capitol. Special Bargain Introdue tory Offer to readers of thia paper FOR TEX CENTS, In stamps or currency, The National Republican ill he sent six weeks to one ad- MADISON COUNTY Slate Lick Slate Lick, April 23. Jack Frost visited this section Saturday night, biit we hope he did not do much damage, but can't tell yet. Profes- Blue Lick Blue Lick, April .10. Are you a dweller in the lowlands. Then came "The frost, the clear cold frost as I falls the plague on men" and scorch-! ed the tender leaves and promising. rtmn buds to Mack and withered pen- Rnow M o(T(,r your friendg, rants registering another failure of xhe Nationa, R,.pubjran is a na fruit crop. However in higher al- .:., weeklv review of nolilir. and titudes cherries, peaches, apples and I government, printing" more interest- retry crops promise an inlf current an,i historical informa- all the abundant harvestFarmers are busy , tjon ab()ut nati,)nB afraj,, eat.h week planting corn, plowing all day with their coats on, as the weather con tinues cool. Mr. and Mrs. Tibbetts, Mrs. Thurston and little daughter from Boston, visitors in Berea, came sor Dix was out today and was talk-J out with Mr. Hudson In Ms car last ing to the folks about a schoolhouse ( Sunday, 29th, and by their interest here or at West Union. We don't i ing talks and delightful singing con- know what will be done yet, but we tributed largely to the services. , than any other paper in America. It is of special value to children studying history and civics in the schools, to new women voters desir ing to familiarize themselves with the facts essential to a comprehen sion of public questions and has much worth while information for every member of the family. There do know it's badly needed, as there Mr. Frazier of Berea was a visitor , ou.ht to be on every homJ na(ling are so many cnimren mat snouia DC j in mis wriron i"r two ounuays Ps-. table in school. June Fowler went to Mt. ) We have not discovered the magnet (jona Vernon Monday on business. R. or attraction yet. Mr. and Mrs. F. Parks and wife spent Monday after-1 A. Campbell visited Lloyd Powell at noon with Mrs. G. Kinnard in Be-' Livingston la-t week. M. B. Flan- rea. Mrs. McGuire and Mrs. June nery and nephew, Clayton Rowland of Owsley county visited T. J. Flan nery last week. Mr. Campbell has accepteil a position at Lexington with a building contractor and plans to move there soon. His leaving will be sincerely regretted by those who know him, as a fine estimable char acter and a valuable asset in the Fowler, also Mrs. W. D. Parks, visit ed Mrs. Kinnard at Robinson Hos pital last week. Mrs. James Hudson spent Sunday at the home of Mrs. E. N. McCormick at Slate Lick. Mrs. Parks attended services at M. I r nurcn nunuay and iook dinner OWSLEY COUNTY Island City (Too late for publication last issue) Island City, April 24. Judge Johnson is rendering the law viola tors an unhappy life since court be gan at Manchester last Monday. Robert J. Bowman is contemplating attending during the term as a wit res). A federal officer arTested Eli. as Moore, W. M. Bowman and James A. Bowman and took them to Lon don for trial. They were bound over on bond of $200, $.100 and $!i00 respectively, to answer further ac tion May 20. The parties were ac cused of dealing in moonshine liquor. Grant Frye was around taking the census of our graded school children recently. He thought the number would be large enough to hold our district as a graded school district Andy Huff got a fine day's work around his garden. Let others fol- her mother when a young girl, chron done, Wednesday, with plenty good, low the example. I icling the events of a tour in Europe nourishable food served. D. B. 1 in 1R-19. It is highly interesting and Peters was at Island City Wednes- Walnut Meadow deserves a place in literature as a day of last week doing some shop- Walnut Meadow, May 2. Ben gem of art. Jas. Barrett, who un ping. R. H. Powman. merchant, and j Brown, Sr., who has been so sick, i;derwent an operation for appendi J. W. Baker are serving as jurymen improving. Little Paul R. Martin ' citis at the College Hospital, is re- wit h her sister, Mrs. Thena Ruther ford. Thomas Jones of Rockcastle' community. Mr. Vaught of this sec. county and Miss Cordela Anglin tion found a gold watch, but It does were united In marriage at the home not fill the requirements of the one of J. W. Lambert, April 20, Rev. advertised in The Citizen last week. Lambert officiating. We wish the Mr. and Mrs. Richard Kimbrell youn couple a long and happy life visited their daughter, Mrs. Millard together. Mr. Bamett has improved Mulliken, Sunday. Miss Childs has his place with a nii-e wire fence ' loaned us an old M. S., the diary of n America at least one na periodical intended to fur nish information about the nation of which every citizen is a part and devoted to the stimulation of serious thought The National Republican fills that bill. Just send in the names and addresses, with remittance to cover at ten cents each, and our mailing department will do the rest. (The regular price of The National Republican is $1.50 year.) Address, Circulation Department, National Republican, 425 10th St. N. W. Wash ington, D. C. at Manchester this week. Bom tj the wife of B. L. Gibson, on the 11th inst. a i-e girl. William Beck nell and wife were the guests of T. A. Becknell Sunday of last week. It is reported that a still was found on the land of Nathan Sparks of Sex tons Creek and several who were en gaged were exposed. The flu has does not seem to et any better. A. ! ported better. H. Kidd has purchased a Fordson tractor and says ten of his horses I Bobtown must go. Mr. and Mrs. Oscar Moore j Bitown, April 29. Rev. J. R. of Spoonville are moving to the home I Parker preached for us his last time made vacant by the death of Lafe ! Saturday night, Sunday and Sunday Moore. Mr. Freeman is much bet-1 night to a large audience. We re ter at this writing. Mr. and Mrs. pret very much to give him up as Dillard Mullins were visiting Mr.' he has been with us seven month Disputants Disputants, May 1. The farmers of this vicinity are beginning to plant corn. Mrs. M. A. Phillips and little daughter, Barbara J., of Harlan, are visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. O. M. Tayne, here. Dempsy Hart visited home folks Saturday night and Sunday.- -John McCracken of Johnetta wnj visiting at W. S. Shear er's Sunday. -Mr ard Mrs. A. C. Hart have received news of the new arrival of a little granddaughter at the home of their daughter, Mrs. Mark Settles, of Hamilton, O. They named the new six pounder Fannie Agnus. Eva Shearer and brother spent Sunday with their cousin, Sill Shearer, in Jackson county. Sunday school has been organized at the Hammond schoolhouse. Sunduy school every Sunday at 2:00 p. m. Kvervbodv invited to attend. Mis May Andcrkin and brother, Cecil, sK'iit Sunday at the home of T. C. Holt. Mrs. Hiram Thacker visited 1.... XI.. rkam Itvuur C.m.l.iu 1 Mr. and Mrs. I). VanWinkle spent Sunduy with Mrs. VanWinkle's par ents, Mr. and Mrs. Iee Montgomery. THE COOK SMILES The cook U all smile, The bread U light and gay, A tack of PotU' Gold Dust Flour Made them get that way. rUf 1S4V3 For Sal By All Grocer R. L POTTS & SON Wkitti Static, Ky. Education and tie New World The old world must and will come to an end, but it is to come in the building of a new world and not by a sud den cataclysm. There will be simply a revision or a suc cession of revisions until the old has become new. .sj Education is the process of conquering one's environ ment. The widening of that circle should end only with life. Every day should the world be made new by some new acquisition of truth. JOHN H. 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It covers every field of knowledge, from the beginning of the world to the very latest activities of the present day; by means of the Loose-Leaf binding device, it is always down todate it cannot grow old-it is always dependable. ALWAYS NKWKvery sli months all ulicrilrri to NELSON'S rrieivr Ihrir renewal aj;e jfo anei or more trtren foo a'ij 700 pages rai li year. The include over ,ooo chanri each year and keep NM.SON'S perpetually accurate and down 10 dale. SKI. SON'S treat upwiml of a 1,000,000 topic, hat fio maps In color and l lai k and wliitr, and 7,000 illustrations, including lex! cuu, color plate, charts, etc. and has pained many friends. We wish him God speed in his work, for ro young man ever went out for a preater cause. Friends are triad to know Marie Moody, one of our last year students, is fretting along so well after undergoing an operation for ap pendirits at the College Hospital. Several of our club members attend ed the speaking Saturday at Berea and enjoyed the nice dinner. James Neely and son, Zach, sold a nice lot of corn to the Berea Milling Co. G. B. Angel, Miss Etta English, Mrs. Green Bales and several others from Berea attended Sunday-school here Sunday and went to Pilot Knob church to organize a Sunday-school, but a small crowd was present, so next Sunday at 3 o'clock, May 7, we invite everyone to come out and help in the good cause, for we feel a Sunday-school is needed at that place. The little daughter, Annie Mae, of Mr. and Mrs. Jona Alcorn is very sick at this writing. Mrs. Leander Hazelwood and Mrs. James Alcorn of Lockland, O., were called to the bedside of their brother, James Barrett. He was taken to the Col lege Hospital Thursday night and operated on for appendicitis and is getting along nicely. Mr. and Mrs. Hiram Baker and little daughter, Velma Frances, spent Sunday night with Mrs. John Lawson. 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I can own Nlnun's r'rDtual Uuuaw-Li Enycloiavdin nni nrcvivn KKKt nauibonhip in Nelson Koacarrh Sorvics burMU fur Huocinl information. This suust incut no obligation whaUvnr ou niy part. Nam . Addros City . . . . BUU. Wallaceton Wallaceton, May 2. Farmers are very busy getting ready to plant corn. Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Wallace and little son visited Mr. and Mrs. Fwl Shockley Sunday. Rev. Literal held the quarterly meeting at the Methodist Church Sunday afternoon. Mrs. Willie Kindred is spending a few days with her mother, Mrs. Rob inson, this week. Mrs. Eliza Ogg spent Monday with her daughter, Mrs. Wesley Calico. Felix Eatridge's father and mother are making an ex tended visit with him while Mrs. Estridge is in New York with her daughter who was hurt a few weeks ago. E. E. Wallace ia very ill The Junior Agricultural meeting that was held in Berea, Saturday, April 29, was a great success. There were ten from here to receive their Certifi cates of Merit for 1921.- We are glad to hear that Miss Florence Es tridge is still improving. Grandma Hill ia viaiting her daughter, Mrs. Jas. Guino. Mrs. Wesley Calico and little son were the guests of Mrs. Jas. Tutor, Sunday. Christmas Ridge Christinas Ridge, May 2 Ladies' Aid of Silver Creek Baptist Church will have a sale of food and produce and refreshments for the benefit of the church and community, Saturday morning, May 6, beginning at nine o'clock, at Scruggs' office, on the corner of Main street and Dixie Highway. Sugar Crop Damaged New Orleans 1 .11. A breuk In MIn taaippl lUter Iftet-s at Myrtle (irova, Lu., W mill's smith of NVw Orleans), flooded more tliun lidui acre of suttar cans- iiliiiiMlloiiK. with an estimated daiiutire of f-l.OKUNK). Kvery effort to fit, the breath has been utiautve ful and 1 lie water, at luat report, was spreading over rultlvuted luDdd two inili-a above the hrvuk ami tu a point tliree miles below.