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aaaa J. B. BMtril. Botar I'ubllc. u. w. ni.imt k. Kismltwr Land TttlM and abstracter. . i. tuna. SMITH, BLEEOK & CO., Abstracts, Farmington, Mo. Insurance, a Heal Estate, ttKA'LTr BWUS0. '"., nr. Loans. i. Farmingtoa -Tinies TIIl'ltSlMY, &UH,. fl, J0J. county officers tat ftertatnr BDnwntatlT ...J. I.. Itatm.aT rrwaidiaf JivUeljoantri'ourt K. K. awisa Coanr Juil. rirrt Irtitrtrt ...W. M. iry Cwbbu Judi ateond Dlatrlet. .J. A. CtrrkLL Jttda of rnibaia. 51r circuit Court..., Start (atr Court.... Collector Ttwaaarar tuartlt rroaaeallai Attorn?. Ojttatr SurTrur UOftMMr SCUoal OoramlMlufMir Ab Coearil it putting in a large lock o( rullliuery . Seed mi, seed eora, teed potatoes and all kiads ol garden ed al Cole k Mxvo'a. A granitoid alk la being put In on Liuenf street lu Irool ol the Si. itao J ITaV l,.l Don't forget the grand millinery niiroing at Aba (JotteU' March the I6tb and Jfllli. Hon. Ed fritier ( St. Louis u in Intra litis seek, and thinks ol locating In FsnulDgtoa. Comtiti, seedless raUIn, citron, orauga and Iiiuuu peels al K'elq Gro- ocr Company's. ...J. a. tiiMwta J. v. V II.Ua ....Taoaaa II. aria Ku 1. Tiaiar Bit-asaa MMiaa ...Jarr D. Hiiiulii W. L. ltaasr.BT Eu BriauT a. L. Atarar Da. J. II. Lsuliim COURTS. Ctaet'i, Oooar J. It. '. Juita-aeond Mowlar I r ana Suv.miwr. CM'ttTh r first MunOart In rtrua 17, Mar suguat and gov.uiupr. rwiBATa rww- aarond llorutajra la Jan. aarr. Aunt, Jul a ad lot-r. CHURCHES. ranaTTamAK-Hr. J. ,(uot, raator I'miFhtna auaoar nx'rn l and am ain; aumlar rnunt at so a. at.. at. tltaiut, aauarinumlmv. I'larar miltni (TaOMadajr .i.iiliif. MrrwiiimT Knt.fr kt, Boi-fa 8v. w. J. lavs, l-artor ITMrlilna wrrrf Kundajr morning and rrenmg. muiilar acnol at 9:f a. a.. MaaaiLt llraix. mip'l. rrarar awllinr WadncMar arming. Uarnonurr Kricirb-Ur. J.J. Martin, atar; pr--""f mwry itunila munilm lad rlna; Muxlajr arlinul at II a. n. It. I. kuinm. aup't; rrajr utMting avarr Watlnawla nniMf. lurriar Itav'd J. It. ati. astor praacl laa Mcnnd and foartli kundara aarh aanntb. mornlaa aad aranina. Prayer atMtlnf arer 'wnrHr aranlnc un pa a. U'l a a. m., Mr. Juaia Hautn, aupartnlandant. L'liaiaTiAa enrw tt-I.M. K. 11. TAtaaar. Wtor. Imirrilii rrerj' Kunilar at II uv a. m. aad i n p. hi. mhU; htImxiI arery aundar at a m.-k. A. mix. uirr Inlandent. V . P. f . K. ararjp auiifUijr ara nln at lo'rlijca. Miittnat pnrar aawt Ina Wlaailaarrnlnatao'rlork. Urrnaaia Umr, A. L. ItoMLitxa, natior rrwliiurTnunitar aornuaexl tlw fcMirtU; caiK-litawanareliurrli. Caimiilil tte. ratlurrTutinar, mldent prtaat , Maw ararr aundar mtpl Brat at 10 a'ckiek: oaivctilam aamaday at I . Alxrliii, rour Ixat iholngraplicr. M'3it Syuipliony Club Wurcb I '. (tarden arrda al Moore A OrcraH'a. f tri.li t'udlisli snd nmckFiel al A. t.. Oricn'a. V.i t.ir..l k M-nt Siiiii.'av In Krril'T kktowa. Trroli caidrn In bulk al A. Mr. and lira. I.. I. Caatlrni.in ol St. Loaie are ri.ilitig ttie lattar'a aitler, Mta. Oacar Halle. Mr. and Mra. I.ee Monteer ol Frd' ericklowa era railing the fjniiljp oi 11 r. K. J. McKinnojr. I'.vrrj tiling it tnret, freah and clran it Autar-n A Albangh's City Meat Uar krt. (jive tuetu a trial. air. and Mra Frank Carter ol Si. Uuiia and tbeir a'jn William are rltil ing at Judg Cattcf'i. We are felling all winter clothing si reduced prlora. For bat gain go to McCorruick, hprott at Co. Fur Kent 11 arm brick atom build Ing, three dour eaat ul Iot Oflloc. See Clay, Iluok Fleming. The Farmington City Ind haa re- niored Into new nnarlrra in the Uallon building on Columbia meet. A well difgliijj; oulfll wat told by the contiahle laat riatornny and bid In by Mr. tieo. Otiflin lor 101. Her. Dr. Kel ol Katun, Culnrado, will preaib at the Tretbrteriao church next Sunday nioruing and evening. MiMft Blanuhe and htclla Mcliwt-ll ol llianiarck a-ora i'-s gueala ol Mr. W. A. Cloud' family tiatutday and Runday. John McCormirk, who It attending the Miaenurl Miaaourl Military Acad emy at Men lea, eame home Sunday on h viait. in batgain day at Moore I.. Oiien'a. Fvery tiny tt IHcrulPa. (in to Abe (ioNteti'a for Ilojt' and k'U'a clothing. Moore k OvituII are aollini; all win ter goodt at riMt. Mra. Mullie Long left Saturday for tiiknatoo to viait rtl.ilivft. Choice Hue ol rraoraled and dried Iruita at Klein Groocr Co. Now the time to buy winter gml al coat at Moore k Overall'. Work wat reanotrd Monday on Cole aV XUon't atore litillding. The iron and graclte coluum tire raited, ready lor the bricklayer. Seed a lit, oluer and timothy aecd. orchard grata, millrt an j all kind o( Mi-Id and ganlra accJ Can be found at McCormick, prolt k Co'. Ir. Kit by l.arnrr, who baa been located near I'erryville, baa brrn in own aereral da;. lie thought ol locating in the lead belt, but d-trau'l like the pnicrl. I'aioa Suilt that were VI, now fftv; Silver Gray union tuira, were 7 An. now Uc; Mitaea' union tuilt, were S5c, now 2Hc. Don't lull In aee there Mill at Moore at Ureriill'a. Mra. J. L. Moore, State organixer of the Christian Women's Hoard ol Miatlout, will be at prayer maeting at I ha ChrUliaa ehunih lliit fliMiUi Hear the Mort Hymphony Club al , .oill. ,j . ulk bBt ut,,k L. . I II 1 1 - I. Tit. I " m itt vpvia iiuun wiivn inu. Clover, timothy, redtop and blue $raaa seed at A. I.. Urten'f. Mr. McKinney and children bar returned Iron Fredericktowa. Ueea Wanted fligbeat maiket price paid . Apply to Jacob Helber. 'Ali)Itr:V Ily Mary Jolinton, Author of "To Hare and To Hold," Ready February Sulla, l0t, at Pkltt'i. Mitt Ina Karri ol Morley, who i wat at one lime a aludenl at Kttnwoud Mr. S. J. Telley bad butlneM la roilnary and ha many liinud In Kredeiicklowo the uwt of the week. .Farmington, wa married at Morley For corn, hay, oat and all kinds of i Sunday nigl l to Mr. Lea Wellmanof CITY BOAKD MEETINO. Ataolatauat af Jadgea tt EJactioa : tcatioa af Franc t)e, Coatract, etc Tba regular monthly meeting of the Uoard ol Aldermen was held at the City Hall liwt Monday erening, Ite kie tba root In wotk ol andiling and allowing "bills, ate, tba following bua ioeas was transacted i Tba contract with lb Whitney Ieep Well Company, lo sink well lor the city waterworks, wa extended, Mr. Whitney, wbo was here, agreeing to complete Ih wellt on or bctoru May lOih. The franchise heretofore granted to the St. Francois County Llectrle llail way Company along certain streets was extended fur six months Irorn March 17th. Tbe following named person were appointed lo aot as Judges lor tbo city electron, first Tuesday April: First Ward August Mepge, I'eter Schmidt, Jr., Thomas Lang, ir., and Wright I'ritchetl. Place ol election, City Hall. 8-cond Ward Henry Keuter, J. W. Buck, U. Fugaie and J. T. lluiks. I'race nl election, Court House. Third Ward X. D. lUlns, A. V. Matkin, F.rnst Webor, I.. J. Cundifl. Place of eiecllou, hchiullt's wagon shop. Fourth Ward Fred Keller, J. II. IVtkins, Hurry Djbbins and 11. F. Towl. lMaco of election, Mauley' hoe shop. Hoard adjourned lo meet Monday evening, March 81. If yoo wa:t all kinds of ginghams go lo Cnseelt'. For tba belt meat go to Autteo. A Albaugb's City Meat Market. Kraut at Klein's by the gallon, ball .arrel and barrel. A SeavlUal Memorial. Io front of tba new Southern Metb odUt cbutch la a large twin window, circular at tbe lop, with leaded gtaas, repreaeriting "The llesnrrection," do nated by Mr. W. D. I.ong a a me morial to his mother and hi great grandmother. Looking towards the wiodow from tbe Inside of the cbutch, on tba right i teen a beautiful augol looking Into the empty tomb as situ ball airs and half reclines on tint atoue that haa been rolled away front the door of the tomb. In the lower corner of Ihit section Is the inscription: in Memory of Sarah Ilarton Mur phy. She gave tbe land fur tbe first Methodist church of Farmington. She organtiad aad taught the lirat Metho dist Sunday School west of tbe Miaais- sippl Hirer." The ski ion on the left represents the three Marys al the tomb, with a striking rOcct of the dawa of morning in the east, lu the lower part of this section is Ih following loscripllun March ii. lull. In Memory of Isabella Murphy tang. February 14, 1901. Th'a woman was frill of good wotks. ActsIX:S6. In the oppnaito corner is this In scription: "Greeted by her children." Above and brtwern these twin win dows is a circular window of Iraded glaa with a reprcacutalion ol Ike Uible iu the center. F.ach section la 9.C. a C Irvi, all tbe Sure are of lite aixe arid the whole It beautifully artistic. Tbe win dow coat t.SuU. The church U a'mnst tiuitbtd muu will be ready lor dedication by K.ister Suuday. It ht lb moat besirtilui structure In the city, at well at tbe best arranged houte ut wotthip In town, and Mr. J. G. Lackey, the con tractor, bit fully carried out I lie de sign of the architect In fiuluiih and effect. imujutHmuifittmiiuiiiaiiniiUitmrM KNOB UCK ITE.HS. ITHE FAIR!- 1 BETS THE PACE s Cold, (tormy Jdarcb hu come at FOR LOW PRICES e NOTICE: 5 Mr, roll' bad iron, pr act, 89o g Haiohet. only t 15e. Hammers, nty 15o White F.nanieled Curtain Pole Saab Curtain Poles Feather Duster. , 13-liicli Wood Chopping liowls lie Larga Mirror Work on tba erasber br.!lIln hi progressing nioaly. Tba new eruaher will gire rmpKiy ntent to about twenty men and ten or twelve teams at fair wage. So much o good. Tbe pnapect lor granite paving g'not very bright ; only una company g aeenis lo want to buy at present and - they want thorn very cheap. MUSIC AN 9 DRAMA. 17o. 10;. ' s Lick lira UaudP Come boya, aum wr is couiins wttn it ptculct and M Wbat'a the matter with the Knob """'!" ' s ' celebrations, and you waul to be ready J and SGo. - i . ,...,. .. ' . v S Talewopc Iron. 87c. ap. S . """"" "l ' TI1K SAME LOW MUCKS 1 Wa ate Informed that there will be g OX A THOLSAD AHl lCLliS , quite a number ol people Irom the 2 jj ' unr:b looking fur borne in this county 9 THE TfATTL soon as spring come. Ut 'en some, E rAWitiinwr. mo. 5! Ibere plenty of room SitiititiHimtnmtiiiiiitiittiftiimiitiimt COUNTY CQVKT. County Court mai last Mooday pur suant lo adjournment for tbn purpose of settling with Ike County Collector and for tba transaction of other lmi ness. Ail tbe oBloers were present, At close of the second day, Court was still at work on the Collector' aettle ment. Other huiinets trantsoled first two day ol lira term was as follows: The pctioner, the Columbia Lead Company and other, lor the opening of a road leading from the town ol Cantwell to Flat Uiver, paid Into the county treasury f J.8U0 to the use ol loo owner ol tbe land through which said proposed road runa, to wit: St. Lools Smelting and ItcfUiiiif Com pacy, fl.VVO; Bonne Terr F. 4 C, S00, and tor the purpose ol defraying the probable expense: si luetic u improving (aid road; whereuon I lie Court ordered tbnl lb Uoad Comml tluner view, survey and mirk out said road au'd repot. Heury J. Pratt borrowed 9800 from the school funds. Dramthop licenses were laaued as follows: Frank Huddloston, Fltlns; P. II. Fitxgerald, near Dcsloge; Louis Mart-band, Bog town; Frank F'alk, tlogylown; Sam Perrrnger, Farming-ton. Satisfaction ordered entered on bond nt Jauie It. Hunt to School town ship No. 10. Hcttie C. F. Drcler was paid v&0 fur convoyauee of richl of wav lor change ol road petitioned lor by T. II Murphy and otbera, psysble out road and trills tmi. Wsrrauta lor following amount were Issued on rjBaiantlue account George M. Fraacr, constable, $210.44 Simon Jones, lor groceries, 937; J C. Weslover, lor groceries, 915; G. Dillon, qusrautine guard, ICO Garrett Dnce, guard, 9?i 40; Dr. J II. Kngltali, lor qnarantin service, t&7.c0; Dr. W. K. Keece, tame, i6; Dr. J. II. Iliitler, same, i; Dr. II. U. Ikiwning, same, J& Oilier warrant Issued : Halter, Moure k Spaugh, work on approaches U Ilia Ul.er bridge, 9200; Morrill k Newman, convey Ing pauper lo county farm, 91. AO Sam Ilyioglon. same, 93.00; Geo. A. Telley, wood 928. SO; Henry IPirkt, sawing wood, 9M 00; Otto Baruaey, conn) ing patifcr from Bonne Terra lo Farmington, fi. 60, There ware about aeveu of tbe cill of this place, all men of stand ing in society, merchant, barbers, doctors, drummers, stoue cutlers, etc wbo mutt have bad a good lime dur ing tba two day and night they spent iu Frederick low a last week, from lb way they wink tbe other eya evety time they meet. March 3. Bauituxk. ftiinmitiuiiiiiiuiNuiiiiiiuiiiiiniiinii 1 Don't Wait Till tbe aprlng rush lo bare H your room papered, but attend gj lo It bow, so you will cot be dis 3 appointed In getting the work 5 done when you want It. G. W. 1 JUNKS ha the hunt Una of wall paper la Iowa and will do your s work well and cheap. 5 KiiuiiiiiiiiuuuiiUiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiituiM& of You will find Martin I tbe People's Bet Photographer. 'Phone 177. Buckwheat and pancake Hoar aad maple syrup at Klein Grocer Co,'. need go to McCormick, Sprott k Co The Monday Club will meet with Mr. John Kirberg next Monday after noon. Sec Gotielt'a lina ol luces, ambroid eric and applies lor trimmings la ilk, etc. ftlUa Mande Iligbley baa baea Id St. Louia since Sunday purchasing tpring tuillinery. Una Chtte 4k Sanborn' Seal and Special Ctiflct. For sale only by tbe Klein Groeer Co. Sea oar "Queen Quality" ladle' shoes every pair guaranteed. ilo- Cortnkk, Sprott 4k Co. - Mr. Kirberg and Dr. Jimes McCor nilck went to St. Lout Sunday to take look at Prince Henry. Mra. Clara nee Kntlno and brr children ol Bonita Terra are flailing bar slater, Mrs. Merrill Pipklu. For Sale A good saddle and bridle almost new. Wilt be (old aheap. Apply to Dr. E. G. Simmon. Oar stock of dry goad, groceries, boa and clothing cannot be excelled. Sec as feHbre yoa buy. -McCormick, Sprott A Co. 1 Fii3 tus sS Tsitas ll IruwLaiiJI rns?! RrtrVtTi T& Siketton, Hev. W. G. Keere of tills city officio ing. Dr. V G. Simmons hai Bold his oftirte furniture and fixture to Dr. Marbury of Feat us, wbo eipeeta to re move to Famington about tbe 1st of April. Until that lime Dr. Siiu moat will continue hi practice here, and will be touud at hi office la the lUalty building a nsoal. Mr. G. W. Grever, tbe popular aiaaager ol the City Dreg Store, hat leased the corner store room of Ike Odd Fellow building for Ave year. nd I having soma practical and coa veolent iniproveaieati made la tbe fear part of the More, end will add other fixture to the alreudy bsndtoms shelving in the trout part. Mr. and Mra. Wlker Lewis were called this week to Ike bedside of their daughter-ln-iaw, Ur. Tba. K. Lewi, who lived aear Cold Water, la Wayae eonaty. Mr. Lewis died February 19 acd was borled near Cold Water, Veaki two of her child ra who kid preceded bet. Ske laave a.BMbaad and three children trre glrta and eee boy. A large eombei' oi relative end friend paid tbeir last respect to tbe dee aee. Fredericktowa Demeerat Xewa.,. , Tbe Motart Fynphony Hub of Van York will play at tba Opera Rotsaa on Uoadty, evaatog, llareb 17Ut, it be ing the fifth ol tea eer lea of eutertato meats arranged for by the Ctka Ko- tectainiuent Court ol Fareaington. Tbia far tbe eJeveatb aesjua, of tbe if mart Sytapbeey Club, and Ha ropur tatlwa ta away njt la G. ItbMda hgm eaxteeaee . aad toven 4 tare waste la all I-, fvtaolj)! eiiiea aad Iowa !a tba aoaatry, aad the ftreas aotioea are nattntad la tbeir praise of; ua yvt lift wwrst wimwnrij U mt'ir ('t-,iy, each el ,lrM if deekred to be aHftUbad artfe. Ou ftm?h am proaiiatd a mra asoavnal treat e4 tbe 17th, and 4be Opera Hoaae oagbt te la ithd io vet flow tag. Tttosa ba jt,-, Ur !ttl dMMa lUtcft vtrt 9 mA '.kket ea nik at the C'.tv Ift.g. Sisre. THE MAN WHO MAKH Til K.C LUTII El Til AT.riT Qierse's Regiment THE Ail! Of SWELL DRESSERS Thlt tprina la aolna lo ha tlio .-(' the stun- nine on of tlx entire rroad. W bli- tills and bnp to e" ia, THE NEW SPRING; WECES mmpHa Ih lalaat, nob tlat waevas In ttannvts, rrwvlolt. WTia. InHn lutna Wnratwti.ae.. rang lit in prtc t suit. From $17 to $35. GIERSE, Your Tailor. flotlce. ! I have aold my saw mill, blaek sinlth and wagon (bop lo n,y eon, wbo took charge March I, 1909. All wbe owe lor work done prior to that Ute will plsate aettle with toe at a early data as possible. I heartily tbaok all those wbo bve ft liberally patronised me during the peat yean, aad trurt that yoa will continue lo bare year work done at the aid aland, wLich will be la clutrge ol asy sous. epectfttlly. Abas Scbmitt. Car tees Find la tbe Body af Oak Tree. FaaaixoTx, Mo., March 9, 1909. hdlior Time: 1 enclose to yoa a box ol scorns, hickory nut and oak leave which w louod lo-dsy le tbe body of a a bite oak tree, one loot above the ground. Tbe tree was two feet and right Incbe la diameter, bad bvon borned badly on ibrce-fuunh ol it cirenmferenoe wbca a sapling 8 Incbe through, and near tbe surf see ul the ground. This burnUg, accord ing lo the growths, took place In tbe year 1 1 . 9, during Ibe Uerolulionary War, and in a lew years the borned or charred place was all healed over; but while Ibe Stealing process Was going oa Ibe luloe, etc., carried in the acorn and hickory nuts lor food and the leave lor bedding. It is sur prising bow they have been kept Irom decay lualde that tree; but being where tbo air had nlwaya been exclud- j ed probably account lor tbeir almost lierfeet preservation. Tbry have evi dently been Inside the tree for more than 100 year, a tbe burning oc curred 193 year ago. Now, Mr. Editor, if yoa bave any "Doubting Tbomaaoa" wbo read this and "will not believe," just send them down and we will ahow tbera ibe stump of tbe tree and prove tbe above statements by two witnesses who are probably more noted for troth aad veracity than ye bumble aoribe. T. it. Chaxdlm. Aseat! Etectioa. Notice la kcreby given le tbe stttcb botden ol the tit. Fraacoi Gravel Road Compear that there will bee atoetUg of the atockldera ol (aid corn pat y at tbeir office la Farmington, Me. on. Vtaaday, liana 94, 1909, for the aeu-poae of electing gee dhee ton of laid eowpeay to aerve one year. Joa. Gi.iosos, Frea'L Geo. U. WitJKW, Reeretaiy. ' M'w. Ileraao died at IfornersfHta, Denklie . &,&.f, a tlittt time ago, aad ki wlie wai also ill from a fall the wad received and was atteewaaioe. tfben ah recovered ebe told tba ad sinistral f terxn borled taoaey, and 94,900 was found la gold, silver (tsd . fpr oiutiey, A ttxnilar ease oocorred U lb autic cooa'y eeverat year gu, wh several ttand duV lr in jpo'til a lui.tij. COMMITTEE CALL Far DeeiecraUc Preclacf Mas Weellrrri, Ceaaly Ceavtatioa aad Friaiary, The Demooraile voter of St. Frae cola ooocty are called io meet at tbeir various voting precincts at two o'clock Saturday, May 10, 1302, to elect delegate to the County Convention which meet in Frmmetoa al two o'clock, Monday, May 13, to elect dakgate to tbe Judicial Convention at Spring field Tuesday, July Sth, and to tbe State Convention at St. Joseph Tuesday, July S8d. Following are tbe number ol delegates to which each precinct I entitled Trench Vlttata I (had bourn I Baan't ttrhool ft. I Iron Mounrata I Do Kua rannlngtoa UbartrvtU a KaobUrK 1 auaaarea 1 at. JoaMIn I llasal Ran 1 ImIjmsus i ataekwall fun BItw ladTllia ( cdar rail I Uvln . I Total. at Tha Democratic Primer Kleclloa Is hereby ordered to be bold on Saturday June 7, 1909. By order ol Dcmoaralio County Committee. Ciia. U. Phatt, C. T. Tfi.LOcii, Secretary. Chairman, Weadlag Beti. Latt Wednesday, February SCth, 1902, the bome ol tbe bride' parent, Mr. and Mr. James . Martin, was tbe scene ol one ol Ibe prettiest wed ding ol ibe season, the coat naming partiea bring Miss Zora L. Martin ol Bismarck, Mo., and Mr. Warren A Johnson of Fort Benton, Montana. The' family of tbe bride and only a lew Intimate friends were present. Al 2:30 p. m. Mendelsohn' grand wed' ding march was played by Mis Myt tie Paul, and to the sweet strain In beautiful bride came in leaning oa tbe arm of the gallant groom. Ilev. J C. Hardy of St. Louts performed tbe ceremony which made tbe two one be fore God and man. Alter congratulation they were ushered into the dining room, wrc dainty lunch was served. Tbe bride was one ol Bismarck's most charming young ladloa a well a being popular with everyone who had tba pleature ol meeting her, ber lovely ways making Iriend lor ber when ever she went. She was bandsomelv attired la a traveling anil ol gray broadcloth, with hat and glovea lo matob. Tba handsome groom wore the conventional tult ol black. Tie bappy couple left en tba i o'clock train to eojoora through the Weal, and will make tbeir bome in Fort Benton, Montana. May tbeir road through life lead over pieaaant paths, and their love and esteem lor each ether Inoreaae with Ibe advancing year. A Giarr. Anton Dvorak, the Kulirmran com poser, bas been made a member of tba Austrian bouae of lorda. An aluminum rraonator to take Ibe plaee ol the wooden belly ol the vio lin baa been drvlaed by a Ionrtoner named Ntrch. The volume ol tone ob tained 1 aaid to be greater thaa that la tbe ordinary vioiin., Cbarlea Wynu,a:a recently eele brated the twenty-fifth anniversary of hie management of tbe Criterion theatrr in London. No actor-manager before him ban anereeded la holding a theater ao long la London. The theft of tha famnna (lalnabor onjeh picture la to be nillirrd for siaire purpose. Two Kna-llnh aong writer have made a popular muiic hnll ditty upon It and now It la an nnunerd that an entire play la to be written around the Incident. Mra. lanfftry prrioually anperin tendrd the completion of the ar rangements al brr Improved Imperial theater In London, and Insisted for the benefit of lady patrons the apace between the row of aeat should hat a width four Inehra mora tbaa that Banally provided. LITTLE E0MEMA1IS0 HINTS. The coffee ahouid be a acrid hot and with bet milk. The platea ahouid b properly heat d aod placed before the carver. A meal ahouid never he announced autil evirytblnf la In readinras. Tbe oiolnjr-rnnui should be iu per fret order before brenkfxat la aerve. The table ahouid alwaya b ao kept aa lo be ready lor a gueat with but a moment a notice1. A cotton flatnel "alienee cloth" aot anly makea the tablecloth look finitely bandaomer, but preaervea tht varnished aurfac from ataina Iron bat dlahee. The butter ahouid be kept In tht rcfrlrrator until Ih last rnlnot It umroer, but kept where It will aoft enough to apread eaally la via Ur. aVajaV AAAAAIIA A A A A A A. A C A Garment wo have left vill jo at f HALF the OEiciMAL PRICE regardless of eosf, for the purpose of closing out Uiisf line. . a COLE & NIXON f efgBI (aw aad Rata. A Mttls sup sa4 a llttl rain The old iwkt over aastn aealn; nin and thatfow la alt lb skMa Blrfli.s lias r.4 a pin tra. Tk aid ltaona r aad e'er; How wiU .". a whia ws wea as aarT t.-atery, aartlairy. ani'ttrrv all Tba a.wia Ihst Uvv, and tht Moams thai fallt hall It ba Ih, austg. or tht tkh and teas IwrkoMt or ttgiii (or a lire, n dearT The same ntd It to at o'er and o'er: Haw will II b when w mttp no inor r. i- Blinon. in Atlanli CoastUutloa A little Kcnnett dog died recently from grief over Ibe death ol Its matter DR. C. G. SIMMONS. JD&NTIST, Steanr BalMlaa, fARBJlKCTOal. Mistouwl. DR. J. W. BRAHAM, ESIDENT DENTIST, ' arsaraaalnvcaxa. Mo IX klnda of dental ncantlona wtlb tba iMiecr ana mw apprnveo anpiiaa and owikwi. au on soaranreMi to giv aat ibciwi, tr umcm ai rv,iueiic . V DR. J. V. BRAHAM. DENTIST, Farmington, luonrl orriCK IX KtrTTUKB BLILUIXO. H. B. nana. w. a. autmovv SMITH k ANTHONY, ATTORNEYS-AT-LAW, Zaarmtaa,toaa XaSo. TtlAITK'R In att tbatvninsM Bnathawst MiMswn, twit, iwii uuun or Apiwau aso me miirwi l viun . una us nt. rrajscoia i"o. nana ouuaiaa JERE S. COSSOM, Attorney-AT-LAw, a judgi; or PROBATE Farm t n Ktoaa SdCo.. "CVl I.I. pract ice In Ih oowrti nf aatlwast iiktoun auu tn auprvttAa uourt. urttc Ut Voun tlaraae. Iia. r. L. svarra. l)a. C. B. rtaatiu DRS.'KEITH aV FLEMING, F'HYSICIANS, Farmington, : i : Klaiuurl ufflea In Realty kuUdlng. orrtcR Ml. I'HOXK: TT linnnrt 'rnoat : Iia. Keith's. Ho. A. iia. Shnuina's. ao. im Freeh fisb every Thursday at Ant ten 4 Albaogb'a meat market, oppo tite the Court Hosmc. x For Sale Tbe Btrroll building, on Columbia at mat, lour dour east of Poet ODlce. See Mr. Barrull. tbe Marriage Liccasct, Msrrlsge lieoee were past week aa follow i - Feb. S6tb, Sidney Bbiw and Mrs Fannie Lawa of Fta Rirafi married same day by Hqalra II. . filren, 971b, Geo. W. PhUIIpl ted Ui Emma Starkey ef Hat Ultet, - 37tb, Y. If. Blink art) aai Ulat Clara UProaat ef Flat Uiver. . 27th, If . D. StttMt and Sit &Be Hlner ef Dealoger 28th, Henry Marler csd We Grace Saerna of Bonn Terra. llare let. Jobs fjeadet acd UiM Clara Hughea of MCL ?J v.;-'- 2L ogeae laaVgaaof Bonne Terr and ailm 8lrdia Eaton af Flat Elm; married m day by Jodga JeJ 8. Gaeeem. " TV Weal Wrdaa Camp vii 4v aa eetarulBBiea aa stfibt tbi iaoatb at tbe Opera linos. A jra4 thorn h jiwiiuJiiBuuiiDiiuiiiuiiitiiituunintM 3 Have your picture framed by jjj G. W. JUNF.S. He ba a Urge I flock of tbe Snort moulding and j! glaa to be found la tbe city. The price are right. ctHnmniiiimnniminurMNttumntiHf promised aad mtuie H1 be tuutoad Woedeide, lairif by Ibe Farmington Oclwrtr. See Eetea 'pltow aaw ' dte- Min " . 4- A. lit. J. U- Pratt retareed home tbi week from Grenada, Mississippi, where be bat leased a brick maauiaciariag pleat, lie will probably remove with ii family to that towe la a few weeks. Sevtasl electric light polos were blow dowa lest Fridny night, aad Ibe wire mUed ap generally. Many of ih wire have U lnaulatioa wore 0 by robblnf agaleet tree, aad whee dowa from aay cause are very danger oa, especially oa a dark aigbt. We anderauud that all of the aaa didatea lot tbe Democratic aomlaailoa for Stata Senator frost tliia dUlriot ate la far or af submitting tbeir dolts to tit people to ba voted ea al tbe Coa peseteeel Brfaary to b, held Jaao 7. If all of I hew agree oa tbi metier tbera should be aa trout i la making tba aaceaaary arratigemeoia. F radtr a)fMii tyawfi-JIawa. - torn Rr.ar In tha new firs-proof, atwilt Maaeale tiaO al Tay'or Plaee, two ateva rvKisss, (121 feetiitMde, with two glass treat aad Iwa govl eallaft, SOsSQ tm, aaeh aa emognd mat ft aaa ba wsed a oae mt iwe etora. Srt ptkt apply le E. K. TWry, X. C. luive et Iioward IbMlof , Mo. - C. aewvftr Is alt. pASKitn, Jirc'j. B. H. MARBURY, j.TTORNEV-AT-LAW, rARMIHOTOH, MISSOURI. CTTIIX praettew In all thwOnarteot Soath aatt atlaaourt aad Uw Suprwm. Qonrt. OOt-LRCTIOKt aOMCtlKB. CBea la IIMlUr Balidlne, Boom Bo. t. DR. H. rUGATE, 3reaz-salaacton a PT.ITIAL attention givaw to all lllK. Vimt tho!BcflfTttl. Offic In Realty Boildmg. Peora No. 17. CITY DRUG STORE J C. W. CROVER,r.Tano2cr. , Othl Felhw$ BuiUlirtg. . - . E .Corner J'ublk .Souare, f aTTniDglOD MO. PRESCIITION3 A. SPECIALTY, eoecocooeoooo eeeeeee ee e eee ee e eeeeee eee eeweeeee J. S CLAV, J.W.tlVCK. II'. K. FLVUl.KG, Attoracj mt Law. SuUrj Public. Kotmty Pub it. , faoeatrkiBs . . f Ittrraa Hatns, , kBavMia, vSS VSsrraa. Ae. T.S PRIESTER, Upholsterer, Fiiniitiire Repairer, : , ; '' ws stuss at Seoond-baQd Furniture AUMINGTOX, MO., ta aow ready to da U klnda of tepatr Work la tba fine of Ftwuiwre and Cphulsteriug, Ckstlr Caning, Wattless Slaking tud Cleeolag, anal Ing m all aiore, Vasabhlnit, Carpet CJeaa ad Carpet Laying.- AU work faa aateed t gira aaiadactkm and at lie aoaatile pi-Uiea, Call and tea bj aad be eaajSwcart. - v IeaW ia ttarrh BuMif, 3 efoora t:t efPtwf OflS'ev flLAY, BUCK & FLEMING 2 ABSTRACTEHS, HEAL ESTATE, HTSTJRANCE and LOAN AGEOTS, Farmington, St. Francois County, Mov OBee lo KIALTY BUILDINQ. Ttbeae No. 71. eeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee eeeeeeeeeee tSCy.'fkiaaaw, THE ja. jLaataf l J' GROCER COiVIPANY LEADS ALL OTHERS. Select and Fancy Groceries. Canned Fruits and Vegetables. Provisions of all kinds. Fruits, dried and green. Candies, Bon Bons, Nuts. China and Glass Wares. Wooden Wares, etc. a, 1 m aw'w If You Need Anything In Groceries -Cail and See Us.-- HIGHEST MARKET PRICES PUD fOH CODITEIPH-HIICL Do you like to feel Well dressed?. UI- TO' DATE CHAS. GIERSE, MERCHANT TAILOR, .FAKMINOTON MOfc Carries a Complete Line of Piooe Goods in all the Standard and Latest Designs, and guarantees satis faction Inr tit, style and Workxnatishlp. Tour orders respectfully solicited. Lowest Prices Compatible ilib Good Work. TETLEY-KLEIfa LUMBER GO., T FARMINGTON, MO, We are prepared lo forutab eatlmaiea for all kind of Lawaet ia aey qaatJt! desired, Our sleds aad yard are extensive, sad wa step lull uaaa of inaawwi and tntsfciee; Lvmen, poor, w Miaow Fraatee aad oawit, Wiaovr stireaa, Weatoerbosrttlng, fcalngiew tma, t yevra aae) Wasliiuglaa CeflBr-r'oilrig, WBaoifg, ted ladeed everything yo ntay need la tee iaaibar at iNtildleg line, . w ss. f mm tusouiE mm seip sell nm ' Sco TJs Before Flaclng Your Orders. 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