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PRESIDENTS DAY" AT HICKMAN COTCBER 26. MAKE YOUR ARRANGEMENTS TO BE HERE
THE HICKMAN COURIER. .t. . A BLUE MARK HERS means that ymir ub. rrlptlen km m pi red Keiiew promptly if yon want the paper to rem to you after thl month Lirt 1-' Ih II 5Ki o Team that Pulls the Commercial Wagon up the Hill at Success, The Courier has a Sjiankln' Good Team. Dtbsbb the Jlxles of Your Wagon, Old Man, and Let's Hitch Up . ue m - -no. iu ... nrpqTr.BS tr.KTBOKT HICKMAN, FULTON COUNTY, KENTUCKY, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 1009. WHOLE NO.a-ll! ESTABLISHED IN THE TEAR1NBU OLPCST P' Intel national Tailoring Co. fjeW York Chicago THIS ii a good name to goby when it comes lo the question of Clothes. We ourselves aro sa tisfied ns to their high merit In pro ducing the finest clothes for Men, and more than satisfied at the popularity of their prices. Call here and be satisfied too. See the latest style r- U U and hundreds of the latest All Wool Fabrics. MILLET & ALEXANDER. ALL SORTSsM M.nt NATURE FAKING. i - which Ii given out hi'. do not ask you to 1. 1. a farmer residing lu I- I: T. n , near Slaydon, Us t . ' present season a i needs of which con- ij Iv every letter of iii I . aU't The. needs aro i tolor nnd tho li-ttor ' i ach It a deep black f- lA'h need contains alphabet letters. For tw- J will hare upon It i another "o," and so '.r. lut Is completed. O RciJ kuurler. Oct tho habit, far t . ii our authorized ro- Port r 1 t a up and giro ua tho sen. O t Just what you want ..t you can gut and ' It Don't whlno. If am In your coffoo. ' ' d think of tho mil ' Ki t coffco nt all. if r tat broad. IMo Is (!pepla anyway. If " vou can and do not detlroH, acquiesce lu f'c and enjoy what Whatever you do or ' whlno. BLACKMAIL. Johnny Como on, Hilly, lot's hava a puff, and I won't tell you was smok ing. O Tho constant drop of water Wears away tho toughest stono Tho constant gnaw of Towner Xlnstlcates tho toughest bone ; Tho constant llttlo suubenuiH Make Uio Ioaforu hunt tho shado; Tho constant ndvertUer Is Uio man that draws tho trade. o Tho City Council will meet next Monday night. i SINCE THE UNITED STATES 1 GOVERNMENT r' s (or the storing o( money, an absolutely safe place for k; " why do the officials deposit this money in various banks rr ' r untry? IWnusc they realize that the keeping of money 1 rt "lntion mentis n larger degree of general pros l'1 rtynnd is an actual necessity in the upbuild inK of the country. I "7 deposited in banks becomes worktop: capital. The .V ct your mouey in circul!.tion, without spending it, Is well -uiniueration, ycr it ts only one ot tne matiy reasons wt' V i should havtran account with -THE- II IOKMAN BANK OLDEST DANK IN FULTON COUNTY. Capital and Surplus, $05, 000.00 MfMS f)aa)MJJ lHfMt atjSMfSt afS affsaf s)fs) Jno. Creed has bought tho A. I'hllllps placo near town. It you want a first-class Job, let Schmidt tho Tailor, do your work. Sco A. 8. linrkolt for tho best heart shingles. Prices lower than anyono elso In town. Don't kick If you wait and the price of coal goes up. You have a chance to buy now at rock bottom prices. Hickman Ice & Coal Co. This mouth having "r" In Its nnme, tho festive oyster will ngnln d'-cktho board. Put mora than ono of him In our stow, please. New gold fields have been dis covered in the Saskatchewan district in British Columbia. Some of the ore letted will assay SJ0.000 to the tun. Marvin Hardin, eotr of M. D. Har din, died nt his home In Jlcclcrton Thursday morning at 3 o'clock of tho dread disease, consumption after au Illness of somo two years. i-nrgo tobacco dealers aro pro- paring to build rutiandllng houses In I'aducah for tho purposo ot band ling tho large amount ot dark tobac co raised In Western Kentucky. Mrs. Henry Youtsey, wlto of tho only man who Is now serving sen' tenco'for complicity In tho Rssnsslna tlou of Gov. William Coebcl In 1S99, has entered suit for divorce. The papers wero filed at Winchester. Tho days of Uio Mayfiold-Monitor aro orcr and Its plant has been sold tc tho Ilaptlst King Company nt Ful ton, and will soon bo moved to that llttlo city, where hereafter that popu lar denominational paper will bo pub' llshed. Kentucky Is not tho only feudrld den stato In tho Union by any means Down In Mississippi thero seems to exist a stato of anarchy equal to anyj nnd It has gono so far tlint the homes of court officers nro visited by night! and fired upon through windows. Tho Cumberland Telephone Co., is preparing to build a now lino from Unlotl City to Jordan. CapL Shuck says tho pcoplo of Jordan nro get ting tho best ot scrvlco on their mu (uul system for 25c a month. Can tho Cumberland compote with that? Lest yon forget, wo wnnt to re mind Uio parents of this county that Uio high school course, ono of tho best over offered by Hickman College or any othor high school, Is frcoto tho pupils ot Fulton county. Tho late school law gives the pupil of tho ru ral district the samo opportunity as city pupils no tuition to bo paid. A Omaha paper, that clnlms to get Its Information from a closo friend ot the family, says E. II. Hnrrlmnn, tho railroad tnugnate, has cancer of tho stomach nnd Is given only three months longer to live. Everything possible to keep tho real ailment secret has been done, and during the past few months Mr. Harrlmnn has been engaged in sotting his house lu order for his approaching end. Tho grave ot Col. Jns. C. Wilson, ono of tho signers of tho Declaration ot Independence, 1ms been located uoar tho batiks of tho Ohio river, lu Livingston county. Tho grave Is marked by ' a mammoth poplar tree Sotno years ago Uio United States Government appropriated a sum fur tho erection of a suitable monument to tho gravo of Col. 'Wilson, but no trace of tho grnvo could bo found I. It, and Melvln Hutsou, ot Alabama grandsons of Col WlUoii, camo to Kentucky last week nud succeeded in locating tbu grnvo of their grand father. The prosecuting attorney of the Third Judicial circuit filed suit In the Jncksou County Circuit Court ut New port, Ark., agulust slxty-flvo insurance companies doing business iu Arkan sas, asking penalties nmountlng to 105,000,000 tor alleged violation ot the Arkansas anti-trust laws. Tho Courier will wager a dollar to a doughnut that ho doesn't get CSc out ot them. Mrs, Claudo Watnoy, of Loudon, purchased what sho was assured was n pale emerald. Sho took it to un expert, who assured her tho stone was n green dlamoud, worth three times what sho paid for It. There aro only three diamonds iu existence. NAIFEH BROS. BIG SALE MENS CLOTHINC We are determined to close out the few Suits left from this season and on account of the sizes being broken up we will close them out at great sacrifices. Mens Suits, worth 22.OO, at . . $1 1.95 Mens Suits, worth 15.00, at . . . $8.95 Mens Suits, worth iO.OO, at . . . $5.95 Childrens Suits at Half Price. We will make same cut on Mens Pants. GREAT BARGAINS IN CLOTHING BROS NAIFEH DRY GOODS COMPANY. -COMMISSIONERS NAMED. Beadles and Huddleston In Fulton County. After electing Adolph Wells as secretary for tho ensuing year as nn endorsement of his first yenr of ser vice tho Btnte board of election com missioners appointed tho county elec tion commissioners for tho state. Not all of tho counties wore supplied, us there was somo protest from sev eral, the voters not wanting the old commissioners electod. Tb.oso ap pointed for the First congressional district wore as follows: IJallard J. W. Strohm, It.; Dr. John It. Ilendlcs, D. Caldwell J. F. Morgan, K.; It. H. Atken. D. Calloway W. IJ. fJrnhnm, It.; Zeb A. Stownrt, D. Carlisle F. M. Hogencnmp, It.; John Graves, D. , Crittenden U. F. Hnyncs, It.;C. S. Nunn. D. Fulton Gborgo T. Beadles, H.; Dalley Huddleston, D. Graves A. C. Carman, It.; ,W. S. Cook, D. Hickman W. E. Jones, It.; J. J. Craigo, D. .Livingston W. II. Warren, It.;-J. H. -Trull, D. Lyon W. K. Hnydon. IL; W. A. Soxtpu, D. Marshall 11. G. Couwell, It.; J. S. Starks, D. MeCrnckon O. II. Starks, It.; C, B. Graham, I). Trigg W. D. Mitchell, It.; H. Q. Wddllngton, I). O ATTEMPT TO WRECK TRAIN. An attempt was made to wreck tho Ntyv Orleans nnd St. Louis limited early Sunday morning 2G miles north ot Fulton on the Illlols Control. Cross ties had .been placed on tho truck. Whon tho tnilu was stopped soveral negroes wero seen to run uwny from the scone. Klbven arrosts havo been made at llurdwell, and It is believed somo ot tho guilty ones havo been cuptured. O Tho great moral wave lu Georgia li something flerco. Tho other day returning travullug man wus urrest cd anil fined for kissing his wife as sho rau to meet him on tho street. This was In Atlanta, but It smacks ot Connecticut lu tho 18th century. A Remembrance. Hoft, lowaud sweet, yet clenr and itronit. Hose the rich volume of your sons'. While on the languid Auitutt air That awept your face anil stirred your hair Invoked as liy aomu iiinulo spell Wild KiMta of tmiKlc rote and fell. In Uio vague hollows of the night The calm stars swung iteadfaatly bright; A bird belated In the gloom Flew neatward with bedraggled plume; A star shook loose her fiery train And awept scrota tho sapphire plain ; Then all was still except tho strong ltlcli tone of your sweet song. I stood entranced; my ou) was bound; Melodious thrall enwrapt me round. I lived again the wild uncouth Dear devious days of my lost youth; Hut llooda of song swept In and drowned The old-time singers sorrow-crowned; I aaw once more the friends ot old, And heard their voices manifold; The waste wan years slipped (lowly by With many a change ot sea and aky. With many a change of form and hue And left me happy there with you. O There's a big stir being nindo by lot of "advanced thoyght" people who claim that the world needs n. new religion. They are mistaken. Tho world does not need a now re ligion. What It needs Is for Uio peo ple to live up to the teachings of the ono wo have. Tho world needs less petty bickerings about tho minor points 'and differences In creeds and dogmas and more of tho real brother hood of man. Tho religion of Jesus Christ Is ull-suft!cing hut a great part of tho world'M people persist In mis interpreting Its teachings. Tho mau who does business with out advertising Is Just about ot n whatuesa with tho man who winks In the dnrk. Ho may know what ho lu doing but no one else docs. REDLuED FREIGHT RATES. Tho Kentucky Stnte Fair Manage ment announces that It has secured n positive reduction In tho switching charges into tho Kentucky Stato Fair grounds on nil kinds of freight, in cluding Hvo stock, from S7.00 per car li and $7.00 per car out, to S3.00 per eluding live stock, from $7.00 per car car in nnd S3.00 per car out They bellevo that in a short timo they will bo abTo to induce tho railroads to ab sorb all the switching charges nud. In fact, havo tho promise of some of tho railroads to do so aud aro anxious that all exhibitors know that they win not havo to pay such a high rato, oven if thoy have to pay any thing ns they paid last year. O Quality counts In Shingles. Don't be deceived get the best, by buy ing direct from the mill. Yates & Kirk Shingle Co., Hickman, Ky. 0 Wo understand that Dr. H. ... I'rather, after having been away from Hickman nbout two years, will leave Louisville and como back to tho test ton n on tho map. That's right, Doc, como on. O W. M. Cason loft Tuesday for Greensboro, JUL, to look after a proposition offered him In n cigar fuctory tit that placo. If tho layout Is satisfactory ho will iuovo thero In a short timo. O T. J. Underwood has boen appoint ed a deputy sheriff by Sheriff Seat. Mr. Underwood Is a resident of tho Cayce neighborhood. "SANSPARIEL" FLOUR "CREAM OF THE WHEAT" Sold by most grocers. Every sack or barrel positively guar anteed or your money back. Nothing equal to it for fine pastry. Take no substitute. A less expensive but good flour is our high grade patent STAR." Try it 1 Also corn chops, wheat bran , etc. C. H. BESHERS, (Successor to Beshers & Jackson) MOSE BARKETT, Agent.