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ADAIR COUNTY NEWS
EVERYTHING IN
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Gradyvllle.
We are needing ram.
Uncle Robert 0. Keltner has
been on the sick list for several
weeks.
Mies Christine Nell returned
from Bowling Green last week
where she has been in school for
Several months.
Mrs. ZoraRowe and herso
Kinnard.of Georgetown passed
through here one day last week
fnroute for Red Lick.
J. F. Pendleton and sons, of
Greensburg, were in our midst
last Friday. Mr. Pendleton is one
of the best traders in this sec
tion of the state, and he inform
ed us he would be in this section
to buy all the cattle as soon as
the people were ready to sell.
Mr. J. N. Coffey, one of the
best surveyors in the state, Bpent
a day or so in our midst, locating
our new pike. His survey was
very satisfactory to us all.
Mr. and Mrs. L. M. Wilmore
and daughters, of Bogard, Mo
spent a few days in our midst
last week. We were all delight
ed to have them with us again.
They are looking well and enjoy
ing the best of health.
Mr. and Mrs. C. Keltner, of
McGregor, Texas, arrived a few
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I am now ready to supply young men, old men and boys
with clothing. I have an immense stock and receiving new
supplies daily. I can interest you in prices. If you need any
thing in this line, call at once.
SHOES! SHOES!!
My stock of fine shoes for men and boys was selected with care. I bought them
right, and they are being sold at the shortest profit.
I can also accommodate ladies and young girls with the latest styles in shoes.
BUCCIES AND WACONS.
walking plows, all kinds at LIBERAL DISCOUNT
what you need on the farm, I can please you in the
WOODSON LEWIS
days ago, and will spend several
weeks in this part of Adair coun
ty. Mr. and Mrs. Keltner left
Adair county quite a number of
years ago for the Lone Star
State, and they certainly have
made good, but they have never
forgotten the dear people of old
Adair.
Mr. M. F. Sparks, one of Red
Lick's best farmers and business
men, called in to see us on his
return from Columbia, a few
weeks ago, and he was delighted
to hear the interest the people
were taking in the proposed pike
from GradyvilJe to Columbia.
Mr. Sparks is one of the public
spirited men, and he at once
donated $25.00 to the pike fund,
and said when we run out of
money, just let him know and
he would come again with a
larger sum. He also stated that
he would donate $100 on every
mile of pike that was built
from Grabyville to Edmonton.
We want to say to Mr. Sparks,
when our road is completed
from this place to Columbia, if
he and other good citizens living
on the road from EdmontoD will
take the road subject up he will
find the people at Gradyville
will come up with their part of
the dough and will be more than
(glad to do this. Come again
and I am selling them at living prices.
KENTUCKY.
ther Sparks, we are always glad
to see you.
A good man and his estimable
daughter, Mrs. Robertson,
sold their beautiful home and
farm near our town, a few days
ago to Mr. Otha Estes, of East
Fork section for forty five hun
dred dollars. Uncle Charlie and
his daughter have not decided
where they will locate. Owing to
the old age of Uncle Charlie and
the bad health of .his daughter,
they decided to sell their home.
No better people, as we all know
ever lived in our town. The ex
ample of their lives will be a
living monument for the people
in this community. As they de
cided te sell their home, we are
all glad that they turned it over
to Mr. Estes and his good fam
ily. We certainly are glad to
have these good people in our
community. We are sure they
will come near filling the places
of Uncle Charlie and his daugh
ter as could be.
Messrs. Bradshaw Bros, of
Columbia, who have had charge
of quite a lot of hands in this
section manufacturing staves
for their company, Elrod & Co.,
of Columbia, for the past two
months, finished up a lot of sev-
bro-enteen thousand staves in one
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yard, last week. We have
found this work to be a great
help to this community in a fi
nancial standpoint as it put
money into the hands of a num -berof
our people, who really
needed it for their labor.
Col. J. Z. Miller Dead.
Belton, July 11 Col. J. Z.
Miller, Sr., a prominent citizen
of Bell county for many years,
died at his home in this city this
morning at 10 o'clock, following
an illness of several weeks.
The deceased would have been
86 years old on Aug. 23. He
was born at Columbia, Ky., on
Aug. 23, 1834, and came from
that state to Bastrop county in
the early days, and came to Bell
county when still a young man.
As long as he was a resident
here he was prominent in the
affairs of the country. On mov
ing to Belton he became connect
ed with the bank of Miller Bros.,
bankers, and in 1884 he organ
ized the Belton National bank
and remained as its president un
til his death.
When the war between the
states broke out Colonel Miller
at once enlisted in the service
with the Confederate states,
attaining the rank of Colonel.
Following the war he returned
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and Painted.
Also Ellwood and American Fence.
Steel Fence Posts
DEHLER BROS. CO
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116 CaatfMatkel streci Between First and Brook
Louisville, Ky.
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Colombia and Gampbeiisviiie
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Leaves Columbia 10 a. m. and 2:30 a. ro. '
Leaves Campbellsville 9:30 p. m. and 1 p. m.
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A Sanitary Shop, when, both Satisfaction'.and
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to Belton, where he continued
his residence.
Col. J. Z. Miller was one of
the most prominent citizens Bell
county ever had. He was active
in all matt ers that was for the
good of the county and for many
years an active fighter for pro-
hebition. He was equally active
in church matters and was for
many years oue of the leaders of
the Christian church of this city
During the years from 1895 to
1900 Colonel Miller was pres
ident of the Texas National
Bankers' Association and held
other prominent offices in bank
ing circles.
He was the uncle of J. Z. Mil
ler, Jr., of Kansas City, who is
governor of the Federal Reserve
bank at that place.
In addition to this nephew he
is survived by a sister, Mrs. J.
J. BurrisaofLyonsburg, Ky.f a
son, Will Miller, of this city, and
several grandchildren. Mr. Mil
ler of Kansas City is expected to
reach here tomorrow in time for
the funeral. The other relatives
with the exception of the sister
were present when death came.
The funeral services will be
held Monday afternoon at , 5
o'clock at the family residence.
Rev. E. C. Boynton, of Marshall,
will have charge of the services
at the residence. The body will
be buried with Masonic honors
in north Belton cemetery by the
side of his wife and daughter.
The -above .article states that
Col. Miller was born at Colum
bia. That is a mistake. He
was born in Adair county near
Montpelier.
When quite a young man he
was a merchant in this place,
and is very kindljr remembered
by some of our older citizens.
He waB a first cousin of Eld. Z.
T. Williams, of Columbia.
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For Low Co st per Ton, Mile!
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A. F. SCOTT,
Casey Creek, Ky.
L. H. Jones
Veteriaary Surgeon'and Dentist s of a
Special attentionglvenDiseasd
Domestic Animals
Office at Residence, l mile of town, on
Jamestown road
Phone 114 G. '
Columbia ,:Ky
Forty years of constant use is the
proof of the effectiveness of White's
Cream Vermifuge 'for eipelllngr
worms in children .or abults . Price,35c
Sold by Paul Drug Co. AdT
The County board of Commis
jsioners, which met in Frankfort
Tuesday, adjourned to oppoint
County Commissioners after the
August primary.
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