Telephone all social news to 638. .
Anna D. Lilly, Social Editor
Mrs. Chas. Douglas entertained the
Circle on Thursday. A good attendance
was on hand and an interesting pro
gramme given. . x'
, Mrs. D. L. Cobb entertained the Nullof
Club very delightfully on Tuesday at her
attractive home in Burnamwood. The
trophy "was won' by Miss Mollie Fife.
Miss Madge Burnam was hostess of the
Young Ladies Bridge on Tuesday after
noon. Following a pretty luncheon, the
trophy was given to Miss Martha Burke,
the guest of Miss Jane D. Stockton,
Mrs. Warfield Bennett enetertained the
married Ladies Bridge on Saturday.
The hours were spent most pleasantly and
at the conclusion of the games the first
prize was awarded Miss Madge Burnam
and the second Mrs. Waller Bennett
Mrs. Graham Vreeland, of Frankfort,
entertained at luncheon-bridge Thursday
afternoon, at the Frankfort Hotel. The
first prize being captured by Mrs. Thos.
Jefferson Smith, a mahogany and silver
tray; Miss Helen Bennett the second prize,
antique Russian brass candlesticks.
Miss Ellen Gibson Miller entertained a
few friends at dinner on Sunday to meet
her visitor, Miss Sidney White.
Misses Amy and Margaret Turley gave
a very merry Alhambra Party on yesterday
..afternoon followed by a lovely lunch at
Miss Mollie Fife entertained with a love
ly luncheon on Friday, Mr. and Mrs. Roy
White, Mr. and Mrs. D. M. Chenault and
Mrs. D. L.. Cobb.
MRS. CHENAULT'S LUNCHEON
Mrs. D. M. Chenault entertained on
Wednesday with a pretty luncheon in hon
or of Mrs. Cliff Prewitt of Mt. Sterling
who has been the guest of Mrs. J. M.
Harry Warford and Miss Rose Hudgins,
two popular young people of this city were
"married Wednesday by the Rev. Mr. Banks.
The young couple left for a visit to rela
tives in Virginia. "
Phone 638 or 791 for all personal items
Mr. Simeon Hamilton, of Irvine, has
been the guest of his daughter, Mrs Harry
; Mr. James Tribble has been quite sick
at his home near town, but is now improving-
Mr. James Stone, of Lexington, visited
friends in the city the week end.
Mr. Clinton Dykes, of Winchester was
in the city Monday.
Mrs. Mary Neale Thompson has returned
from a visit of several weeks in Cincinnati.
Mrs. H. B. Hanger and Mrs. George
Corzelius were shopping in Lexington
Miss Margaret Arnold, of the Madison
Institute has been in Lancaster the guest
of her parents.-.. .
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Mrs. L. B. Weisenburgh was hostess of an
elegant dinner on Thursday, given in hon
or of Mrs. Berger.
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Miss Irene Saunders, of Nicholasville,
daughter of Letcher Saunders, recently ap
pointed chief deputy internal revenue col
lector for the Eighth District, and Mr.lack
Dunn, of Lexington, were married in Dan
Mrs. Lewis Neale entertained on Satur
day afternoon with a theater party in hon
or of Miss Sidney White, the guest of
Miss Ellen Miller. Those who enjoyed her
hospitality were: Misses Sidney White,
Ellen Miller, Jane D. Slockton, Martha
Burke, Duncan Foster and Jamie Caper-
ton. After the show refreshments were
served at Joe's.
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THE GOVERNOR'S RECEPTION .
Gov. Jas. B. McCreary was host at a re
ception given last Wednesday evening at
which there were gathered guests repre
sentatives not only of the resident and
official circles of the Capital City, but
from various parts of the state as well.
Miss Helen Bennett was among the guests.
Her gown was a French creation of green
taffeta, trimmed with lace and brilliants.
PRANDENN I AL CLUB
The Prandennial Club met in regular
session with Mr. R. E. Turley last Friday
night After a sumptuous feast the ques
tion for the evening "The Relation Of
The City Of Richmond and Madison
County To The Eastern Kentucky Nor
mal School," was ably discussed by Messrs.
C. C. Wallace, E. Deatherage and Dr. J.
G. Crabbe, who composed the class' for the
evening. All of the regular members and
invited guests then participated in the
discussion. It was the concensus of opin
ion that the Normal School was the best
asset which the county of Madison ever
possessed, viewed from three standpoints
towit: the social, intellectual and finan
cial benefit to be derived from the institu
tion. The evening was most delightfully spent
and all felt that the meeting, aside from
its social feature, was one of the most suc
cessful that has been held.
Mrs. Turley, the wife of the genial host
surpassed herself in setting for the guests
one of the most delectable dinners ot the
The next meeting will be with Mr. L. B.
Weisenburgh, and the subject for 'discus
sion is, "Is Compulsory Education An Ad
vantage to the State?" The class is com
posed of Mr. R. E. Turley, Judge Lilly and
' Miss Wilhoit, of Nicholasville, spent the
past week in the city.
Mr. Huguely Shearer was in Lancaster
i Attorney James I. Hamilton and H.
Clay Kaufman were in. the city recently on
Miss, Jesse Hoge, who has been teaching
school iii Heidelburg, has returned to her
home in this city.
Mrs. Nicholas Harber of Irvine, visited
Mr. and Mrs. Dean Harber the latter part
of the week. -. "
Mr. Thompson Burnam visited his par
ents, Mr. and Mrs. T. S. Burnam the past
week. ,. .
Mr. and Mrs. Wm. Walker and Mr. and
Mrs. Herndon ' of .Lancaster, motored to
Richmond Mondayand spent the day
with friends. . .
Mr. and Mrs. Wood Burnside, of Lan
caster, were visitors in this city the first of
Dr. C. E. Smoot spent Tuesday in Lex
ington. ,Miss Frankie Kaufman, of Lancaster, is
the guest of her cousin, Miss Van Green
Mrs. W. C. Fish, of Paint Lick, and Mrs.
Joe Mason, of this city, have been the
guests of Mrs. W. S. Fish, at Stanford.
Mr. John F. Wagers left for Mt Jack
son Wednesday morning.
Mr. Terry Hagan is sojourning at Mt
Dr. D. J. Williams, of Shearer, spent
last week in Knoxville on business.
Mrs. James Smith is with her daughter,
Mrs.JJuIian Van Winkle, in Louisville.
News has come to relatives here of the
arrival of a son to Mr. and Mrs. Julian
Van Winkle, at their home in Louisville,
on Tuesday afternoon, and has been chris
tened Julian Van Winkle, Jr.
. Miss Bessie Covington is confined ' to
her home with, mumps, but is getting
along as well as could be expected. "
Little Elizabeth Cornelison has whoop
ing cough but her friends hope to see her
well in a short time.
Mrs. Walter Stewart- has returned from
a visit to Miss Mary Q. Covington in Lou
isville. While there she attended a ban
quet given by the alumni of Wellesley Col
lege. Mr. Waller Hudson; of Butte, Mon.,who
has been visiting relatives in Lancaster, is
now with his aunt Mrs. Jas. Burnside, on
Attorney Joe Robinson, of Lancaster,
was in our city recently on business.
Commissioner Thos. J. Smith, was a
visitor in the city last week.
Mr. Wm. Collins spent the week end at
home with his parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. S.
Mrs. E. T. Burnam has been the guest
of relatives in the city.
Mrs. Edwin Powell visited his rnpther
the latter part of the week.
Mr. Lucien Burnam is the guest of
Judge and Mrs. A. R. Burnam.
Mr. George B. Dejarnett is confined to
his home with mumps.
Mr. Charlie Vaught spent the week end 1
at home with his parents Dr. and Mrs. C.
Miss Katie Carpenter, of Harrodsburg,
is attending school in this city.
Mr. Newton Heacox, of Lexington, has
been the guest of his sister, Mrs. Elmer
Mrs. W. W. Parks and daughter Miss
Kathleen, are in Lakeland, Fla., for the
Mr. Graham Bronaugh has been the
guest of Mr. R. E. Turley for the past
Mr. R. W. Wilson was called to this place
on account of the illness of his .mother,
Mrs. Theodore Wilson, of Moberly.
Misses Hallie , Shearer, Laura Taylor,
Lula and Lillie Campbell and Mr. Fletcher
West of this city and Miss Lee Prather,
of Lexington, were the week fend guests of
Mrs. Joe Shearer inJtFrankfort
Mr. Clarence Powell left ' last week for
Monroe, La., where he has acccepted the
position of night clerk in one of the large
Mr. George Banks of Dallas, Tex., has
been in the city for several days.
Mrs. Ronald Oldham continues to im
Hon. J. Tevis Cobb is able to be up
after an illness of several weeks.
Mrs. J. Hale Dean in a letter to a friend
in the city, tells of their being detained in
a wreck on their south bound journey,
but fortunately, none of he family were
Mr. L. B. HeVrington has been out of
the city several days on business.
Mrs. C. M. Clay and her sister, Mrs.
Stone, of Richmond, have gone on a trip
to New York and Panama. Paris Demo-1
We are having the most re
markable weather known here in
a quarter of a century. The warm
spring-like days have certainly
been enjoyed. More spring plow
ing has already been done than
for years at this season, and the
ground is breaking as well as in
April and May. But the worst is
yet - to come, according to the
staterrjents of the weather proph
ets, for they say we are to have
some severe winter weather dur
ing February and March. Here's
hoping the predictions will prove
Theresa Gill Dies
Theresa Gill, the noted running
mare, died last week at the run
ning track in Lexington. She
contracted cold while being ship
ped from Charleston. She was
four years old, and owned by C.
T. Worthington, of Danville, and
was valued at $5,000. She won
a $1,500 stake at Charleston the
first day of the meeting. . .
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Co. Phone 425. 16-tf
Death of Mr. R. T. Fox
A telegram was received the
latter part of the week by Mrs.
E. B. Smith of -this city, from
Mr. George Willis of Ft Worth,
Texas, announcing the sudden
death of Mr. R. P. Fox at that
place. Mr. Fox was reared in
this county, his old home being
now owned by Mr. Walter Park.
His wife was Miss Allie Walker,
a cousin of Mr. J. B. Walker and
also a first cousin of Mrs. E. B.
Mr. Fox was related to the late
Cyrus Fox and had a wide circle
of friends here and in his new
home, who mourn his death.
Mr. Fox is survived by his wife
and one little girl.
Killing at Wilmore .
As the result of a difficulty at
Wilmore last Monday night be
tween Steve Sallee and James
and William Bishop, Robert Gor
ham is dead and James Bishop, is
seriously , wounded, with small
chance of recovery.
The trouble was the result of
an old grudge between the Bish
ops and Sallee, which began last
fall, when Sallee shot and slight
ly wounded one of the Bishops.
Mr. Gorham was accompanying
Mr. Sallee home when the trou
An Old Firm
The firm of Crutcher & Stark,
of Louisville, Ky., have taken a
long term lease on the Equitable
building at Fourth and Jefferson
Sts., in Louisville, Ky. This firm
has been in business in Louis
ville since 1871. The name of the
building will be changed from the
"Equitable Building" to that of
"Crutcher & Stark Building."
J. W. McGinn, vice president of
the firm, is a brother of . Mrs.
Grant E. Lilly and Mrs. J. R.
Pates, of this city.
'Lose Home by Fire
Mr. and Mrs. Collins, the par
ents of Mrs. Ronald C. Oldham,
had the misfortune to lose their
home at Crittenden last Sunday
morning. No one was on the
place at the time it occurred, and
when discovered it was too late
to save anything. A handsome
piano and the family silver were
among the valuable things lost.
Judge Newton has ordered all
of the prisoners confined in the j
county jail at Irvine to work on '
the roads, and they have been j
put to work on the old Irvine and ;
Millers Creek turnpike. j
v "Rowing down the stream of life - j
With a charming little wife,
Would be lovely if the dear
Didn't always want to steer."
$5.50 Bootees now $3.89 at Sextons. 5-2t 1
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E .C MILLION T.J.
RICHMOND, KY., February 9, 1914.
To Our Friends Interested In Tobacco: .,.
; THE MADISON HOUSE HAS JUST CLOSED ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL WEEK
selling nearly '350,000 lbs., with prices from 2c to 30c. Good tobacco being scarce, but
when shown demands attention and excellent prices, while the low grades have never
jbeen higher than at present.
it to market just as soon asyou can, while prices are good. While we expect a steady
to strong market throughout, it is best to sell while you know the market is good. Dur
ing the last week some of the best averages were as follows: W.C.Ross sold 1125 lbs.
at average of $18.08, one basket bringing $30; Tudor & Moberley sold 3805 lbs., average
nf MintPr Rr f.riamhArlain ealfl RSQft lhe at nvorada nf $14 0,0 rwvar twrkthirra
j this crop averaged $17. Tips frozen and damaged often keep the general average low,
even for an excellent crop. Price Williams sold 895 lbs., averaged $16.50; Haden Bros.
sold 1005 lbs), averaged $17.95; Ross & VanArsdale sold 2770 lbs. for $443.50.
. You will remember that our market is stronger now and has been throughout
this year than it has ever been with us, quality of tobacco considered. And we know that
our buyers expect to keep this market right up to the best in the country till we close.
Market your tobacco at once, and continue to sell with the house that gets you
the top notch prices THE MADISON HOUSE. Thanking you, we are, 1 '
H s - Very truly yours,' v ' N
. Take Me Home
Take me back to old Kentucky, ".
Where the crystal waters glint
As they dance along the borders,
Through the fragrant beds of mint;
Where the lasses and the horses
Are but terms for grace and speed,
And the whiskey and the statesman
Are both noted for their "bead."
Take me back to old Kentucky,
Where strong waters flow so free;
Where they cool off in the summer,
' .Neath the spreading julep, tree;
Where the "high balls" and the "low
Always hit the center square;
And you never have next morning,
Rheumatism in your hair.
Take me back to old Kentucky,
Where the blue grass decks the hills,
Where they have no use for water
Save for operating mills:
For they scorn it as a beverage,
On that dark and bloody ground
As they claim e'er since the deluge v
That it tastes of sinners drowned.
Take me back to old Kentucky,
To the state where I was born;
Where the corn is full of kernels,
And the Colonels full of "corn"
Where to disapprove that beverage
Is to toy with sudden death;
And they have a bonded warehouse
. Where they barrel up their breath.
Take me back to old Kentucky,
Let me hear the pistols pop,
See the pigs and politicians
With their snouts deep in slopr
Take me back to those blue mountains,
Where they argue points with lead;
But you needn't rush the matter
Take me back when I am dead.
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Rent," "Furnished Rooms For
Rent" 10 and 15 cents each.
M. &. K. Shoes at Sextons now $4.25 5-2t
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