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Hopkinsville Kentuckian. (Hopkinsville, Ky.) 1889-1918, November 30, 1909, Image 2

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It Was Right Too D cause the Bravest
Aro tho Tcnderest
Some years ngo tho excursion Ptoniu
er returning from Alaska to Seattle
dislocated its inopeller in n dreary
portion of tho Inner passage ami came
to a forced stop For two days the
vessels engineers and machinists la
bored to repair the break but without
success Two of tbo boats were man
ned and dispatched for aid to Vic
toria 800 miles away In the mean
time It was discovered that the ships
stores were not abundant Alarm bred
In the minds of pessimistic passer
gers and the contagion spread Star
ration might assail the vessel before
help arrived
A former California official took it
L on himself to reassure his timid com
panions but his effort was not per
fectly adapted to raise drooping splr
its In fact his closing sentences bu
added to the gloom Let Us be brave
bo said If the worst comes and that
dread necessity which in such misad
ventures has met others must be faced
by us let us remember that It Is good
to die that our friends may live The
one or more that may be sacrificed
will be consoled by that thought
There was a moments silence awful
In its Intensity then a cheerful volro
was heard You should be taken
first Governor Booth You know the
bravest arc the tenderest And even
the terror stricken smiled once more
San Francisco Argonaut
Attire of the Native Hawaiians Before
Civilization Arrived
The paper mulberry tree Brousso
netla pap rifera is the source of the
famous taps cloth of the Polynesian
Islands This is a natural tissue and is
derived from the Inner bark and after
being torn off In strips Is scraped with
bells and beaten with a mallet until It
resembles a soft flexible paper The
individual strips are united by over
lapping tho edges and beating the
fibers together until large pieces of the
tissue are formed
It Is said that before Hawaii was
swept with the wave of civilization
men and women were dressed in this
natural bark cloth taps or kapa
The dress of the women consists of I
the pau or wrapper composed of I
ive thicknesses of tapa about four
yards In length by three In width
passed several times around the waist
and extending below the knee The
dress of the men was the malo or
girdle about a foot in width and sev
eral yards long A kikel or mantle
six feet square was sometimes worn
by both sexes In former years these
natural cloths were sometimes bleach
ed to snowy whiteness or were dyed In
colors and even printed or ornamente
usually In checks or squaresEx
A Practical Demonstration
The best way to study nature Is to
go right to it
I suppose so
Ob I know it I was once disposed
to doubt the Industry of the ant of
Which so much Is said1
And you learned better
I did I had a controversy with a
naturalist over the question and I
thought I had him beaten until he gave
me a demonstration
Took you out and showed you the
ants at work did be
Well not exactly that but he took
me along on one of his scientific expe
ditions and then maliciously pitched
my tent over an ant hill By the time
I discovered what was happening the
conviction was forced upon me that
ants are really and truly Industrious
They are small but they made me
move and some of them went right
along with us to the next camping
placeNcw York Times j
I i
Under Examination I
Do you Inow the prittonor welii 1
asked the attorney v i 1
Never know him Ill replied the J
Did yon ever see the prisoner nt the
fct Took many a drink with him was
V the reply
How long have you known this
man >
From two feetup to fire feet ten
re Stand down yelled the lawyer in
Cant Go it said her Ill sit down
or stand upt
Officer remove that man And he
did i
An Athletic Game
Tbe cobblers shop In a small village
was filled with olU men and a young
1 man the young man being a good
football player Naturally the conver
sation drJftcd to the game of fonK
ballThe theI
Tho young man turned to one of tho I
ota men and asked him If he had ever i
played the game Tho veteran thought
fully blew a cloud of tobacco smoke
from his lips and replied
Nay lad Ive never played at none
o them athletic games ccpt dominos
London Mall
Her Qualification
Father Now look here you girls
When you grow up one of you rnust bo
able to speak French and the other
German Brenda All right dad and
Muriel had better learn German be
cause she can gargle best Punch
1 Have courage count Father wont
1 burt you Why lie told mo only yes
terday that If be had to pay BO mud
tor you lie certainly wouldnt do any
thing to damage you Life
Equality may be all right but no hu
man power can convert It Into a fnct
i Balzac
It Slows From a Scar In the Forehead
of a Famous Medium
No ono who has seen the effects of I
a seance upon the Italian medium
Eusapla PallHdlno could doubt Its
genuine character as far as the me
dium Is coticcriicd says a writer In
McClures At the conclusion ota
seance she Is faint dizzy nauseated
extremely weak and remcmbors little
that has occurred during the seance
while her face becomes deeply lined
greenish yellow in color and appears
fo be shrunk almost to half Its nat
ural size
Moreover many abnormal occur
rences take place quite apart from tho
phenomena themselves Thus during
one seance Professor Morsclll of Genoa
normally right handed became left
handed while Kusupia herself normal
ly left handed became right handed
Another remarkable phenomenon I
frequently seen is this There Is a
scar on Eusaplas forehead on the left
side about an inch long from which
Issues during and after a eeahco n I
mysterious cold breeze cliiljirJy perdep
tlblo to the hands When tested by
a thermometer it has caused a fall of
3 or 4 degrees
Immediately over this scar there Is
ono white lock of lair The rest ot
her hair IS grayish brolsvn in color
After one seance I examined this fa
mous scafrgoUohlng It vlta tny fin
gers and fptpjctly felt tlib cold
breeze which Vhs perceptible to all
of us I
We covered the mediums mouth
and nose with our bands to prevent
her from blowing and held our own
breath The breeze was still percepti 1
Finally In order to test the hypoth
esis of hallucination we held to her
forehead a small tissue paper flag
about two or three inches squarer hav
ing covered her mouth and nose as
before and bring careful not to
breathe upon It ourselves The result
was that the flag was blown out from
ber head several times strongly and
finally so forcibly that It wrapped
Itself completely around the flagstaff
supporting it Thus tho objective na
ture of this cold breeze was satisfac
torily demonstrated
Clothes of English Workmen
I 1 saw great numbers workingmen
among the mills and elsewhere in
England but outside of railroad quar
ters in London I did not see a single
man wearing overalls England is a
cold country and they want warm
clothes T did see quantities of good
woolen breeches made from three
quarter cloth weighing from ten to
twelve ounces selling at retail from
2s Cd to 3s Gd a garment less than
the price at which an eight ounce cot
ton cloth in overalls would cost a work
ingman in America and I was told
that woolen clothes were worn linker
sally by the workingraen In England
In traveling through the country the
great flocks of sheep Indicated the
source o f this very cheap supply and
while the cost of cotton garments for
both men and women appears to be
about the same as In America the cost
of the woolen garments appeared to be
about onehalf Textile Manufactur
ers Journal
Burglar Proof Plate Glass
Consul William Bardell has reported
from Rlieims that a French inventor
has come out with a new burglar proof
plate glass absolutely transparent at
a thickness of one inch and yet which
will resist a machinists hammer long
enough for a sleepy copper a block
away to run up and Interfere Jacket
ed revolver bullets may be fired
against the plate without breaking
through In one test n heavy piece of
cast iron was hurled against the glass
breaking through to the extent of only
two or three square inches Ordinary
plate glass used in America may have
three or four square feet smashed
through with a common brick carried
in a hand bag or wrapped up as a
parrer parcel Practically the seven
eighths inch to one inch glass is bur
glar proof until such time as the en
terprising felon discovers some effec
tive substitute for the brick
Moving Pictures
The tiresome vibratory effect so of
fur s aa w Le or I A rt
p tunes are thrown on the screen is
not due to the passage of the Him it
self across the front of the lantern
but to the shutter which cuts off the
light nt rapidly repeated intervals dur
lug the motion of the Him By simply
Increasing tue rmiueuvy of interposi
tion of this shutter from fourteen to
filtitiix tins 1 nreuiillht in b >
usiv7 a motor working at four times
the usual speedthls painful vibratory
pernvatlon is cnmnletely suppressed i
Rodins Statue of Hugo
RodlnH statue or Victor Hugo which
was the subject of much criticism
when it was exhibited at the Paris
salon has been erected in the garden
of tile Pa In Is Itoynl The poet is
shorn resting nguinst a massive rock
In a ruminating attitude In concep
tion the work la as daring writes an
artist from Paris to a brussels paper
SIns tie Unlzno by Rodin but while
the latter represents the poet Wrapped
In a gown so completely that only the
head is visible Hugos form Is devoid
of clothing or any kind
Erins Attractions
The people of England still have a
rue Wi > a thus Ireland In Inhabited by
RtuintnN hIlllle vlsaned people who He
behind hedges mid shoot at strangers
Hut one may prophesy that within ten I
years Ireland will bo one of the mont
Pjulnr MI mm or resorts In the world I
It iiaa the ceuery the romance and
the atmosphere London Town and
Country A I
t J
Do You Feel This Way
Do you feel oil tired out i r Drt you sometimes
sion or trade any longer Do you have a poor ape
tite and lay awake at nifhts unable to sleep P Are
might as well put a stop to your misery You can do ie if
you will Dr Pierces Golden Medical Discover will
make you a different individual It will set your lazy liver
to work It will set things right in your stomach and
your appetite will come back It will purify your blood
If there is any tendency in your family toward ° consumption
it will keep that dread destroyer away Even after con
sumption has almost gained a foothold in the form ofa +
lingering cough bronchitis or bleeding at the lungs it will bring about a
cure in 58 per cent of all cases It is a remedy prepared by Dr R V Pierce
of Buffalo NY whose advice h given free to oil who wish to write him His
great success has come from his wide experience and varied practice +
Dont be wheedled by a pcnnygrabbing dealer into taking inferior substi
tutes for Dr Pierces I i tt
medicines recommended to beII just RII good Dr
Pieroes medicines are op XNOWN CUMPOSITION Their every ingredient printed
oa their wrappers Made from roots without alcohol Contain no habit
forming drugs Worlds Dispensary Medical Association Buffalo N Y
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ifopkiasville Market
Corrected Friday Sept 24 1909
Country lardgood color and clean
16c per pound
Country bacon 16c per pound
Blackeyed peas 275 per bushel
Country shoulders 14c per pound
Country hams 20c per pound
Northern seed Rose potatocs100
per bushel
I Northern eating Burbank pota
I toes 100 per bushel
Northern eating Rural potatoes
100 per bushe
Yellow eating onions 120 per
4UJ4iltfi >
Red eating onions100 per bushe
Dried Navy beans 340 per
i bushelTennessee cabbagein crates125
Dried Lima beans5 34c per pound
Country dried apples lOc pet
I Country dried peaches lOc psi
Daisy cream cheese 25c poi
Full cream brick cheese 25c piv
Full cream Limberger cheese 25
per pound
Ppcorndrcd O > >
Sweet potatoes 1 50 per bushel
I Choice lots fresh well workei
uutlyutt Iai puuiid Mints u3
Lemons 25c per dozen
Navel Oranges 50c per doz
Bananas 20 to 25c doz
New York State apples 500 to
650 per barrel
New Vegetables
String Beans lOc gal
Potatoes Irish 25c peckI
Spring ChickenH 30 to 35c
Dressed hens 13 to 16c per poum t
Jressed cocks 6 to lOc per pourc
live hens 9c per pound live cock
5c pound live turkeys 12 to 15cpe
Dressed geese lie per pound l
choice lots
Fresh country eggs 20 cents I
A good demand exists for dreest w
I chickens turkeys geese and choice
lots of fresh country butter
Young dressed shoats 7c a pound
Hay and Grain
Choice timothy hay 12 S13
No 1 timothy bay 511 to 12
No 2 timothy hay 1050
Choice clover hay 1100
No 1 clover hay 1000
No2 clover hayI800
Clean bright straw hay 400J
Alfalfa hay 16 00
White seed oats 50c
Black seed oats 45u
Mixed seedoats 40c
No2 white corn 75c
No2 mixed corn 73c
Winter wheatbrnni2400
Prices paid by wholesale dealers to
ou tliers and farmers
RootsSouthern ginseng 600 lb
Golden Seal yellow root140 lb
Vlwyappln 4c pinkroot 12c and 13c
TallowNo1 4c No 2 3Jc
WoolBurry lOc to 21c Clear
Grea e 25c medium tub washed
S3c do 35c coarse uingytubwaahed
I I8t to 23c
FeathersPrime white goose 32c
lark and mixedold noose 15c to 30c
tay mixed ISc to 30c white duck
22c to 35c new
time + and Skins These quotations j
are for Kentucky ides Southern
< m en hides 91c WP nuote assortef
ots dot flint 12c tr 14c 910 bet
ter d mtnd
Winter Pomist Rates
AbHrdenn Miss 1535
Durant Miss 1535
Hammond La 2295
Jackson Miss 1775
McCumb Miss 2080
New Orleans La 2500
The above rates apply from Hop
kinsville Ky on sale daily Novem
tier lot to April 30t 1910 vaJlli I
iii Ct tral Rv
T L Morrow Agent
Hxllowells patent krnpo extractor
f 1 IIIvmg gun vurms r nun the
of yom chick is for
1 s office II 0 crn > e11
H Dnggor cot ctmg I
nndgener repair rk of I
Phone 4 6
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The Hat i 1 I
v You Want I
hC W atlqg 4
wIIWilit I
s lliI
I We have the kind of Ciriiinriery that suits and I
1 pleases A becoming hat is the necessary finishing Y
1 to > ch to a well dressed lady Wecan please you be
i cause wehave the assortment with which to do it r
Let us show you Prices satisfactory p
Miss Fannie B Rogers I
210 Sotuth VVei InS t react
1 = =
I We are going to send twenty young vo t >
men between the ages of 16 and 90F > < J
white of good character on a twoj
months tour to the Mediterranean The
I Azores Madeira Gibraltar Morocco I
Southern France and Italy We will pay
all expenses of every kind for a thorough si
enjoyable tripi
The Tour Will Be Personally Conducted
Write to the Tour Department The Herald A i
Louisville Ky For Full InformationI
low f re
On the 1st and 3rd Tuesdays of each month very d
low fare round trip tickets will be sold via the Cotton
Belt Route to points in Arkansas Louisiana Texas
and Oklahoma Take advantage of these low fares and
investigate the wonderful opportunites now open in the
Southwest The 25 day return limit gives you ample
time and you can stop over both going and returning
The Direct Line to Texas
The Cotton Belt is the direct line from Memphis
to the Southwest thronghArkansas It operates
two daily trains carrying through sleepers chair
cars and parlorcafe cars Trains from all points
make direct connection at Memphis with Cotton
Belt trains for the Southwest
Do not delay your trip to the Southwest until
the big opportunities are gone write me untilht
where you want to go and I will show you how
cheap you can make the trip and give you complete
irh dule etc 1 will alto rend you free our books on
ml < rbr ° I M County nap in colors
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t Td Rnitdir
SHE waters are world wide in the celebrity The Hotel with a ca
T pacity to take care of 200 people is situated on the Kentucky
Division of the I C R R about 200 feet from the railroad station
surrounded by a beautiful maple grove The old chalybeate well is in the
yard and the celebrated salts well about 100 yards from the Hotel The
wells are owned by the Hotel Arcadia and tho guests of the Hotel have
free access to them Music is furnished by a String Band during thc
entire season
200 per Day 1000 per Week 3500 per Month
Children 10 Years and Under 5 00 per Week
Nurses and Maids 1 00 per Day
For fur her particulars apply to
N M HOLE M CO Hotel Arcadia
Dawson Sprilga SeatnoKi
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