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its our pleasure to serve you. Phone
638, 659 or 791, or write us. Sign your
name to all news items.
Don't forget the games of . ball
which will be played between
Eastern and Western Normal
Schools for State championship
News has reached Richmond
of the death of Mr. James Dunlap
of Dallas, Texas, who a few years
ago married Miss Elizabeth Em
bry, of this city.
Our Richmond boys are com
plimented wherever they go. On
the ball team of Millersburg Mili
tary Institute, Harry Rice is cap
tain and Harold Oldham and Bal
lard are also "office holders."
Alien, vvaiton ana LacKey are
"subs." They will play Eastern
on their grounds May 5. Every
body turn out for this occasion.
New Business Block For
The contract already let for the
brick and clearing the lot to begin
excavating for the basement and
foundation, it is an absolute cer
tainty that before the summer is
over a new two-story business
building, consisting of three store
rooms on the ground floor will
loom up on Main street The
new building will be erected of
home manufactured brick and on
a lot on the West side of Main
street It will have a frontage of
fifty-five feet by eighty feet deep,
two stories with basement
News has reached here of the
tragic death in an automobile
wreck of Mr. Frank Crosby, of
New York City, on Wednesday.
Mr. Crosby acted as best man
at the wedding of Miss Louise
Covington and Mr. H. Hasbrouck
Haynes, and many friends in this
city will hear of his untimely
death with much regret.
Mr. Crosby was' a mechanical
engineer and stood high in busi
ness and social circles in New
On the trial of the case of the
Commonwealth against the four
negroes who killed Marshall Petit
of Clay City, the jury failed to
agree and was discharged. They
disagreed on the penalty to be
imposed, ten standing for death
penalty against Tenney Smothers
and Frank Williams, and life term
for Dock and George Smothers.
The other two were for life term
against all the defendants.
Thomas J. Hackworth, of. Sand
Hill, Estill county, died suddenly
Saturday morning. He arose as
usual but complained of not feel
ing well and laid down to rest
One of the family about half an
hour later went to his bed and
; found him dead.
He was buried Monday in the
family burying ground.
Red Cedar Shingles.
Co. Phone 425.
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Death of Mrs. Bridges
"God's finger touched her and she slept"
A death which has saddened
our entire city was that of Mrs.
D. W. Bridges which occurred on
Sunday night at one o'clock after
a painful illness of ten days.
Mrs. Bridges had lived here
only a few years and yet in that
short time had drawn many
friends to her by her sweet, sun
ny disposition and attractive per
sonality. ' -V.
' A death of this kind is peculi
arly sad when life to all appear
ances held so much in store; was
so full of promise and when a
new life had just been entrusted
to a mother's love and keep
ing, but God in His own good
time will draw the veil aside, will
wipe away ail tears trom our
eyes and then we ll under
Besides the devoted husband
and two little ones Mrs. Bridges
is survived by her mother Mrs.
Marcellus Jagoe of Cadiz Ky. and
several brothers and sisters to
whom we tender the deepest
The funeral was held at the
residence on Monday morning a
nan alter eleven ana was con
ducted by Dr. D. H: Scanlon
assisted by Drs. E. B. Barnes and
G. W. Crutchfield.
The following beautiful hymns
were sung: "Abide With Me,"
"Come Unto Me" and "It Is Wei
With My Soul" after which the
services were concluded and the
remains were taken to her old
home at Cadiz, Ky. for burial.
On Wednesday evening in the
Chapel of the Eastern Kentucky
State Normal, Miss Jeanie Barron
Hurst,. Teacher of Expression,
presented Israel Zangwill's pow
erful drama, 'The Melting-Pot"
in which she won instantaneous
Miss Hurst's portrayal pf char
acter from the witty native of the
Emerald Isle,. "Kathleen, the
Serving Maid' to Mendel Quix
ano," the old music master, was
realistic in the extreme. How
ever, her marked triumph was
achieved in the second and third
acts by her soulful presentation
of David, the Jewish lad fired
with enthusiasm for the cause of
his people, for the hope of op
pressed Israel, salutes the flag of
America, the great "Melting-Pot"
where "the fires of God" are
melting race hatred and bringing
the Jew into his own.
Miss Hurst's further rendition
of the play, David's recital of the
terrible Russian massacre, was
intense with passion and voiced
with wonderful truth and pathos.
The evening throughout was a
memorable one for the people of
Richmond, for in addition to the
artistic work of Miss Hurst the
musical program by Mrs. Kellogg,
Mrs. Johnson, Mrs. Hoskinson,
Miss Bright and Mrs. Ballard was
one of the most . finished and
beautiful ever given by home tal
ent in our city. The auditorium
was especially pretty with its
decorations of pink blossoms,
palms and other potted plants,
this being the work of Miss Gib
son and Mrs. Hume. .7
Gov. James B. McCreary was
among the speakers at conclud
ing session of the Manufacturers'
Association. Revision of Ken
tucky's system of taxation was
recommended in resolutions.
ZARING'S PATENT FLOUR on
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SSy . It is a pleasure to us to publish
church notes but to insure publication we
should have the copy not later than Mon
day, 10 a. m. This rule will not be departed
from to accommodate any onti.
Mission Band meets with Mrs.
J. R. Pates, Friday at 3 o'clock.
The Circle meets with Mrs.
James Hamilton on the Summit
Thursday at 3: 30. s
Dr.E.B.Barnes preached a most
helpful sermon Sunday night at
the Court House on. "What ShalH
We Do With the Boys?"
The First Presbyterian Church,
Nashville, Term., has the largest
membership of any Southern
Presbyterian Church, the total
number now on the active roll
being 1,521. For the Church year
just closed there was contributed
for all purposes $32,102. Of this
sum $5,814 was for Foreign Mis
sions and $13,029 for all benevo
The Woman's Missionary Coun
cil of the Methodist Episcopal
church, South, which has just
closed its meeting in Birmingham,
Ala., makes a good showing for
the work of the year. There was
an increase of 772 auxiliaries, with
an increase ot ,UU members in
the Foreign Department. In the
Home Department there was
gain of 605 auxiliaries and 12,672
The. receipts for the Foreign
Department lor the year were
$293,823.95; for the Home Depart
ment $181,461.42. .
iweive young ladies were con
secrated for the Foreign field and
nine for Deaconess work in the
Home field. Miss Belle H. Ben
nett presided. Bishop W. R,
Lambuth delivered the charge to
the candidates to' the Foreign
field and Bishop J. H. McCoy
consecrated the deaconesses.
Death of Mrs. Benton
Mrs. Anne Covington Benton
wile oi Mr. wunam tsenton and
the mother of Judge James Ben
ton, died late Wednesday evening
at her home in the country, after
a prolonged illness.
Mrs. Benton, who was 75 years
of age, was a woman of the high
est character and had been a con
sistent member of. the Christian
church since childhood. Her mem
bership was with the congrega
tion at Flatwood near Waco, and
in this community as in all others
where she was known she was
greatly beloved t for her sweet,
gentle character; truly the life of
such a woman is an inspiration
for noble living.
Mrs. Benton is survived by her
husband, Squire Wm. Benton, one
son, Judge Benton, two broth
ers in Missouri, Elijah and . John
Covington, arid one sister, Mrs.
Polk Benton, of Madison county.
The funeral was conducted Thurs
day afternoon by Rev. McDougle,
followed by burial in the Rich
mond cemetery, where the many
beautiful flowers spoke of the
love and esteem in which she
TJhe Madisonian extends sym
pathy to the bereaved father and
When you want first-class groceries call
up Covington, Thorpe & Co., 72 and 144.
Flooring, Ceiling, Siding, Lath. Blan
ton Lumber Co. Phone 425. 16-tf
to Celebrate Our Anniversary.
HUNDRED POUNDS of
, Mrs. Ben Hurst continues very ill. .
Mrs. Dan Breck is visiting in Maysvilie.
Mr. Walter Azbill Is here from Arkan
sas. '.;! ;. ,
Mr. and Mrs. Dan Breck are in Mason
Mrs!, Eugene Land is at the P. A. C. Jn-
Mrs. Charley Turner has returned from
Judge J. J. Greenleaf has returned from
New York. -
w. b. fcSroaddus has a handsome new
car a Ford.
Mrs. Edgar Blanton is visiting her sister
Mr. Willie Williams, of Irvine, was in
the city Tuesday.
Mr. J. Hale Dean has purchased a
handsome new car.
Mr. Barnet Chenault reached home Fri
day, from Panama.
Editor and Mrs. Alverson were guests in
this city the past week.
Attorney Murray Smith is out . again,
after his severe illness.
Mrs. G. W. Evans has returned from
month's stay in Indiana. .
Mr. Overton Evans is the guest of his
brother, Mr. L. P. Evans.
Mr. Allen Vincent was a pleasant caller
at this office on Tuesday.
Mr. Jesse. Cobb continues quite sick at
his home, on West Main.
Mr. Jim Dykes and son spent Sunday in
Lexington with Mrs. Dykes. e
Mrs. Hurley is the guest of Mrs. Midkiff
at her home on Third street
Mrs. D. H. Scanlon has been quite sick
at her home on the Campus.
Mrs. Dejarnett U able to be up in her
room, but continues very weak.
Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Oldham and family
motored to Carlisle on Sunday.
Mrs. Jno. Arnold has returned from a
visit to her brother in Louisville.
Mrs. Luke Milward is the guest of, Mrs.
John Goodloe, at White Station.
Mr. Early, of Louisville, was in Rich
mond the latter part of last week.
Mrs. John Higgins and daughter, Miss
Julia, have returned from Stanford.
Mr. Grant E. Lilly, who has been quite
sick for a week, is at his-office again.
Mrs. N. B. Deatherage and Miss Hattie
Noland were in Cincinnati last week.
Mr. and Mrs. John R. Gibson have re
turned from a short trip to Cincinnati.
Mr. McCord Deatherage is .in ML
Jackson for treatment for rheumatism.
Mr. and Mrs. Pogue, of Cincinnati, were
the guests of Miss Van Greenleaf Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Turley have return
ed from a visit to Mrs. Spears, in Lexing
ton. Mrs. Thos. Wells and daughter of
Frankfort are the guests of Mrs. C. H.
Mrs. Gilbert Grinstead and daughter of
Danville, are the guests of Mrs. Lyman
Miss Nannie Myers, who is attending
school at Berea, has been the guest of her
Mr. Leslie Ballard, formerly of this city
but now of Oklahoma, is here for the
Mrs. Kitty Gordon has returned to Nich
olasville, after a visit to her son, Mr. B.
Mrs. L. C. Green, of Pineville, and Mrs.
Montgomery, of Selma, Ala., are with Mrs.
Mrs. H. M. Baugh of Nashville is the
guest of her mother, Mrs. D. H. Myers,
on High street.
Editors T. H. Pickets and A. D. Miller
attended the Cost Congress convention in
Louisville last week.
Mrs. Reynolds of ML Sterling was the
guest of Mrs. J. M. Poyntz and Miss Kath
leen Poyntz last week.
Hon. Jere A. Sullivan is-m Lexington at
the St. Joseph's Infirmary, and his condi
tion is reported as fine.
Mrs. J. M. Poyntz and Miss Kathleen
Poyntz'left yesterday morning for a visit
of several weeks in Bath county.
"Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Todd are at home,
after an extended trip in the West, and are
being warmly received by friends.
Miss Lizzie Arbuckle has returned to
her homejin Lewisville, W. Va., after a
visit to her brother Mr. Mat Arbuckle.
. Mrs. P. A. Fowler, of Irvine, was in
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I .:. E . V. ELDER.:. I
Richmond Wednesday en route to Cali
fornia, where she will spend some time
with relatives. '
Mrs. Howard Neale has just returned
from a' delightful trip to Washington City.
While there she was entertained by Mrs.
Carlo B. Brittain.
Mrs. H. Hasbrouck Haynes and baby
will arrive this week to make a visit to her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. M. C. Covington, at
their beautiful country home.
Judge Evans, J. T. Stokely, Clerk Al
dridge and Chief of Police McCord were
among those who attended the funeral of
Mrs. William Benton at Richmond. Win
Mesdames A. R.'Burnam, Waller Ben
nett. Tas. Burnam. A. R. Denny, G. W.
Pickels, J. H1. Dean, and Misses Lucia Bur
nam and Jane D. Stockton are in Cincin
nati attending Grand Opera.
Dr. M. C. Heath, of Richmond, who
has been visiting his daughter, Mrs. Albert
Severence, returned home Thursday
Mrs. James Engleman, of Pueblo, Col.,
who is here visiting relatives and friends,
went to Richmond Tuesday. Interior
Charles Kunkle and Shirley Wilson, of
Richmond, were visitors in Lancaster Sat
urday.. ,w.Mrs. Ambrose Dudley, of Rich
mond, is the guest of Mn and Mrs. H. M.
Dudley Miss Edna Ballew, of Rich
mond, has been the recent guest of her
aunts, Misses Lucy and Tommie Francis.
Mr. R. S. Brown and daughter were
in Richmond Wednesday for the burial of
Mrs. Brown's mother-in-law, Mrs. Wm.
Blakeman. Lancaster Record.
Gifted Little Dancers
Mary Pauline Schaeffer and
Otis Elizabeth Schaeffer, the tal
ented little daughters of Mr. and
Mrs. Otto Schaeffer of Louisville,
who were seen here not" a great
while ago at the Opera House,
have been asked to come to Phil
adelphia, where a moving picture
concern will make films of their
fancy dancing, which will later be
produced in Richmond.
These little girls, 6 and 9 years
of age, took part in the Red Men's
entertainment in New Albany
Soft Drink Stand Sold
Mr. Martin bought the fixtures
of Martin. Gentry's soft drink
stand at the sale made Saturday
at noon by the trustee in bank
ruptcy, W. L. Wallace, paying
$340.00 for same. He rented the
house and will continue the busi
ness. Mr. Martin is from Carlisle.
We Will Give
which-sells for 35
to realize just what
FOR REPRESENTATIVE '
We are authorized to announce GREEN
CLAY as a candidate for the office of Rep
resentative of Madison county, subject to
the action of the Democratic party.
We are authorized to announce A. D.
MILLER as a candidate for the office of
Representative of Madison county, subject
to the action of the Democratic party.
FOR COUNTY JUDGE
We are authorized to announce H. C.
RICE as a candidate for the office of Judge
of the Madison County Court, subject to
the action of the Democratic party.
WVare authorized to announce ELMER
DEATHERAGE a candidate for the office
of Sheriff of Madison county, subject to
the action of the Demodratic party.
We are authorized to announce N. P.
JONES a candidate for the office of Sheriff
of Madison county, subject to the action of
the Democratic party.
We are authorized to ' announce P. S.
Whitlock, of Kirksville, a candidate for the
office of Assessor of Madison county, sub
ject to the action of the Democratic party.
FOR POLICE JUDGE
We are authorized to announce W. L.
LEEDS as a candidate for Police Judge of
the City of Richmond, subject to the action
of the Democratic party.
We are authorized to announce JOHN
NOLAND as a candidate for the office of
Police Judge of the City of Richmond, sub
ject to the action of the Democratic party.
We are authorized to announce J. D.
DYKES as a candidate for Police Judge
of the City of Richmond, Ky., subject to
the action of the Democratic party.
FOR CHIEF OF POLICE
We are authorized to announce DAVID
A. POWERS as a candidate for Chief of
Police of the City of Richmond, subject to
the action of the Democratic party.
We are authorized to announce that The
MADISONIAN is a candidate for entry
into each home in Madison county, subject
to the approval of the Family. We stand
for the HOME CIRCLE first, last and al
ways. $1.00 per year.
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Corset on the mar
ket . . .
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Phone No. 560146 7th Ave.
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of the Red Velvet strain. Eggs, $1.50 per
15; also Stock in season. David Deather
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