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J. L. Shell & eo.'s Fountain
We serve you the Best Material.
We serve you the best and coldest.
We serve it from the most sanitary.
-We serve you from the latest improved.
We serve you from a brand new green fountain.
We say this means the best obtainable.
We serve you at REDUCED PRICES.
We feel that we deserve your full support
two as the guests of Mrs. Hugley.
They have been the retipients of a
great deal of social attention here.
where they are so beloved and ad
mired. They were the euesta of Mr.
and Mrs. Geo. C. Paine.
Mrs. Seelig ppent two days here
this week as the guest of Mrs. Abe
Rubel. Many friends remember so
pleasantly in the days when she was
a resident here.
Miss Lindeey, of Champagn, 111.,
who is a niece of speaker Joe Can
non, and a relative of Judge Land
sey, of Denver, is with Mrs. Deav-
enport. Miss. Lindsey is selling a
Christian Church. Notes.
The revival is over and the church
is united and happy. Dr. Tindall's
sermons and Bible readings were an
inspiration to all who heard him.
and scores of people, both in the
church and out of it, asked to have
him return next year, and so a con
tract was entered into with Dr. Tin
dall for a two weeks meeting for
May of next year. There were 35
additions to the church during the
revival and just prior to it. The
next move of the church now is for
a new modern church building.
Mrs. Harmon was called to West
110 East Commerce St., Aberdeen, Miss.
Thone 20
nne set of children's books, put out Point April 23rd to wait on her
by one of the best publishing houses, daughter. Mrs. V. B. Roherds, who
was down with the "rlu." and after
Mr. and Mrs. Grady Rosser, of the third dav she took it her-elf and
Grenada, are citizens of our city and was just able to sit up the first of
are at home at Mrs. Hector's on this week: she hones to return on
Commerce bt. Mr. Kosser succeeds Thursday or Fridav of th
Mr. Geo. franklin at the I. U. R. R
station. They are warmly welcom
ed to citizenship. 1
The gooSJL Sturm
Mrs. J. F. Coburn.
The Bible school has gone consid
erably over the 100 mark the past
two Sundays. The Easter offering
of the Bible school was $32.12. This
TOPS to thp Old Ppnnle'a ffnmo in
w iur ueep regret we chronicle the Jacksonville, Fla
death of Mrs. J. F. Coburn, Sr.
one uieu ai uer residence on oouth Services Sunday morning and
Hickory street on Tuesday night, evening as usual. The sermon at
Social Realm
In Town and Out.
Mesdames Fite, Hudson and
Bumpass were luncheon guests of
Mrs. D. V. Houston on last Friday.
lintertain merits.
wus the charming hostess on
Tuesday afternoon at an afternoon
tea given in honor of her attractive
Miss Cleo Glover, of Birmingham,
will arrive Thursday and be the
guest of Mrs. E. L. Youne. Mrs
Geo. Franklin and daughter wili
also epend the week-end with'Mrs
Young. Mrs. James McDonald wil
also be with Mrs. Young for the
Mr DnkftYi'iriipr. nf 'at Pnint
aim mucn aumtreu guest, ner MMertwaa the 9t of M Oorsev. en
Mrs. Hudson ami her niece, Mrs.
Fite. The handsome colonial home
was never more lovely or attractive
than on this occasion. There were
roses and lilies everywhere in a per
fect riot of color and in great pro
lusion. The tea table was lovely in
its decoration of pink ruses and
softly lighted with pink candles. It
whs presided over by Mrs. Walker
and Mrs. Hudson, Mrs. Dugan and
Mrs. Eugene L. Sykes. Mrs. T. F.
I'aine, Robert Paine and William
Paine and Mrs. Carlton also assist
ed in the dining room. Mrs. Paine.
Mrs. Hudson and Mrs. Fite were
assisted in receiving their guests by
Mesdames Bumpas, Houston ami
Therrell and exquisitely lovely little
Mar' Alice Paine, the grand-daughter
of Mr. ami Mrs. Geo. Paine. It
was a very delightful and happy occasion.
route to Amorv to the U. D.
C. con-
Mr. and Mrs. Paine Lenoir ant
Miss Ruth Lenoir, of Prairie, Mes
dames Wheeler Watson, Henry Wat
son and Mrs. Norman Pulliam, of
Strongs, were in Aberdeen Tuesday
to be present at the reception given
by Mrs. Geo. Paine, complimenting
Mrs. Hudson and Mrs. Fite.
Mr. and Mrs. Stafford Hewett, of
Hartford, Mrs. Margaret Williams,
Hartford, Ky., and Mr. Geo. Sykes,
of Marietta. Ga., were the guests on
Sunday and Monday of Mr. and
Mrs. Eugene L. Sykes.
Mrs. Hayes, of Alexandria.
I is the charming yuest of Mrs.
ton Fowler.
Mrs. E. P. Thompson gave a lovely
picture show party Tuesday night,
complimenting Mrs. Clifton Fowler's
guest, Mrs. Hayes, of Alexanderia,
The U. I). C. reception given by
the Amory chapter to the visiting
delegates, was a very delightful af
fair. Mrs. McWilliams. Mrs. Mc
Donald, Mrs. J. C. McFarlane, Mrs.
Wishart, Mrs. Boyd and Miss Anne
McFarland were delegates to the
convention and enjoyed the conven
tion and the attendant festivities.
Miss Emmatine Therrell comes
home from Texas on Saturday. Her
friends are glad to know that she
stood the trip very well.
Mrs. Edgar Bowlus will give a
bridge party today. It's with great
regret that her many friends here
see her leave for their new home in
Brookhaven the early part of June.
Mrs. uiitton rowler gave a very
elaborate and elegant luncheon on
Wednesday, especially compliment
ing her house guest, Mrs. Hayes, of
Alexandria, La.
On next Wednesday afternoon at
3:30 the Cemetery Association will
meet at the residence of Mrs. Bird
Drake. The Cemetery Association
is accomplishing, several big things
that have been needed a long time
but they need co-operation to carry
out other big things that are on their
The work that is being done in
the old cemetery is attracting very
favorable notice; it is proposed to
make this nlot of about eight acres
a place of beauty. There are some
very old some very interesting mon
uments there, heroes of the revolu
tionary war, heroes of the Mexican
war and heroes of the civil war, all
lie here. Make a pilgrimage out
there, you will be interested and
your pride aroused.
Decoration Day was fittingly ob
served here Sunday afternoon under
the direction of the U. D. C. The
Confederate monument was wreath
ed in flowers by the children Of the
Confederacy, who also carried gar
lauds to the graye of Major S. A.
Jonas, for whom the chapter is
named. The City Hall auditorium
was tilled with an appreciative au
dience. Mr. B. H. McFarland was
master of ceremonies; appropriate
and interesting short addresses were
given by Dr. W. G. Sykes, Mr. Geo.
Leftwich, Jr., and Rev. James Cun
ningham. I he music was under
the direction of Mrs. Napier; south
ern songs were sung by a quartette,
composed of Messrs. McCaskill, Mc
Farland, Broyles and Peugh, and
one of our sweetest gingers, Mis9
Janie Maier, sang lovely "Some
where." A long procession moved
to the cemetery where the graves of
the Confederate dead were literally
covered with blossoms. It was one
of the most successful occasions of
the kind that has been held in years.
Tonight the University of Missis
sippi Glee Club will give a concert
at the City Hall at 8:30. After the
concert a dance will be given them
by the Alumni Association at the
Elks' Home.
Misses Olson, Chance and Nich
ols Whitney left Wednesday morn
ing for Jackson to attend the teach
er's convention that convened there
on Wednesday.
surrounded by her children and
friends. Mrs. Coburn lived a long
and useful life, dying at the ad-
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anceu age oi years, ane was a
life long member of the Baptist
church, consistent and faithful to
all obligations. She is survived by
her four sons, J; D. and Herman
Coburn, of Aberdeen, Mr. James
Coburn, of Birmingham, and Mr.
John Coburn, of Bessimer, Ala.
She was buried from her home
on Wednesday afternoon, the Rev.
James Cunningham, otliciating.
Mrs. Emma Pauline Sykes
The sad news of the death of Mrs.
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ionium i amine o sees uaruuur readi
ed Aberdeen on last Friday. Her
remains were brought here last Sun
day from Hartford, Ky., where she
died, and was accompanied by her
son, Mr. George ykes, and her
daughters and son-in-law Mr. and
Mrs. Stafford Hewett, Mrs. Margaret
W illiams, of Hartford. Ky. Mrs
Barbour was Miss Emma Pauline
Moore, of Columbus, and was a
noted belle and beauty of those
wonderful ante-bellum davs. She
married Col. Columbus Sykes, son
of M. G. A. Sykes, and lived in the
old homestead for several years. Her
husband was killed during the war
by a falling tree; he had just return
ed to his command from a furlough
that was granted him, to bring back
the body of bis brother who had
een killed in battle.
Mrs. feykes was a brilliant figure
in those days of the old South that
leld so much of tragedy and ro
Mrs Sykes afterwards married
Mr. Pollock Barbour, of Louisville,
and never lived here again, but this
was the place and the neonle she
oved and where she wished her
body to lie. She was buried on the
Sykes family plot in the Odd
ows Cemeterv.
A rather strange coincident was
that she was hurried on the U. D. C.
Decoration Day. This organization
was organized by her soon after the
Ellen Bumpass, a member of the
Maj. S. A. Jonas chapter of the
)aughters of the Confederacy, placed
on her grave a magnificent basket
11 o'clock will be preached espe
cially for the young converts and
those taking membership during the
revival. It is hoped that everyone
who came into the church during
the meeting will be present.
St. Johns Church.
Third Sunday after Easter, Sun-
day school 9:30 a. m. Holy com
munion and sermon, 11 a. m.
Card of Thanks.
We take this method of extending
our most grateful thanks to the
members of the Presbyterian church,
Eastern Star and the many other
friends for the beautiful Moral offer
ings and acts of kindness shown us
in our recent bereavement. May
God bless you all.
J. M. Coburn and Family,
Jno. Y. Cohurn and Family,
H. Coburn and Wifk.
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J. I). Coburn and Family.
Cures Malaria, Chills,
Fever, 'Bilious Fever,
Colds and LaGrippe.
Dr. J. D. Franks, of Columbus,
conducting revival meetings at the
Baptist church, has been greeted bv
large crowds. Mr. Robert Cooper,
of Aberdeen, is conducting the music
Decoration Beeks Cemetery,
The eighteenth annual decoration
of the graves of the Beeks cemetery
will be held on the second Sabbath
of May. 1922. Decoration at 10 a.
m.. Prof. Andy V. Hill will sneak at
11 a. m.. followed by P. W. Dulin.
Prof. N. F. Joudon will furnish the
music. ii, very body invited, come
and bring flowers.
Mrs. Inez West, Zuler West. Na-
oma Koberts, Annie May Jones,
Cecil Jnnpfl Mr. ITampI Wf Gm-
Fel Jones, M. C. Roberts, B. Huberts".
W. B. Jones, O. E. West. J. T.
West, Dave L. Jones and Isaac Bye.
All interested in the beautiful im
provements on the yard, come and
heln to bear the expense.
Trustees M. A. Jones. Charlie
Taylor and W. It. West. Treasurer
W. II. West. I). A. Beeks. Presi-
The kind which arouses the enthu
siasm of every fellow who wants
natty, good fitting, up-to-the-minute
lines to his garments. And too,
there's a softness to Curlee Clothes
which earns the admiration of men
who know good tailoring. All in
all, you've got to go some to equal
Curlee Clothes in every particular.
The new models in the new materials and colorings at
the new low prices are here waiting1 to be presented to
you. Come and meet them. We are also agents lor
the following lines:
Beacon, Steadfast, Freedman Shelby, Biltrite and
several other shoes for men.
American Girl, Beacon, Freedman Shelby, Red
Goose and numerous other brand shoes for
And for the children we are the sole representative for the world
famous, all leather RED GOOSE SHOE.
We will consider it a great pleasure to show you through our
stock night or day, rain or shine.
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Iiiss Olson chaperonel a happy
party composed of B. II. Strong,
hannyMay Houston, Grace Wat
kins, Frances Eubanks, Mauriene
Moore and Annie Buford Allen to
Oxford last week-end.
Miss Nickles and Miss Chance
chaperoned Francis Mitchell, Mary
Fletcher Tubh, Mamie Maier and
Ellen Bumpass to the vocational
meeting at the Hi-Y that met in
Starkville last week.
Miss Margaret Greene has return
ed from Eastern College, where she
has had a most profitable session.
Triscillian Napier arrived Thurs
day from Marion Military Academy
where he has been since January.
Mrs. Henry Dugan was the guest
of Mi sses Msry and Fannie Dugan
in West Point last week-end and
was beautifully entertained by them.
Mrs. S. F. Hamilton and Sarah
Hamilton were the guests of Dr.
and Mrs. Robert Paine this week.
Miss Frances Eubanks spent a
day with Miss Willy Maier at Gre
nada College on her return trip from
Dr. and Mrs. James Acker attend
ed the marriage of Mies Pauline
Harris to Mr. Rhett last Saturday.
of carnations as a tribute from the aent- M- A- Jones, ec y.
D. Cs.
Mrs. Barbour was one of the most
brilliant, fascinating and dashing
women of that day of elegant South
ern men and women, and her pass
ing is truly part of the passing of
the old South. Her remains were
taken to the Old Homestead, now
the home of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene
L. Sykes, and she was buried from
the Presbyterian church.
Mrs. Henderson is visiting her
sister, Mrs. Williamson, in Memphis
Mrs. James DcDonald and Mrs.
McWilliams were the guests of Mrs.
J. 0. Donelson in Amorv this week.
Mrs. J. D. Nichols has spent the
week in Okolona.
Mrs. Frank Fite and Mrs. Alberr
ton Hudson left Wednesday for their
home in Nashville via Memphis,
where they will stop for a day or
YOU will never regret
buying Florsheim
Shoes. Your only regret
will be that you did not
buy them sooner. Men
who wear them will
tell you so.
The Parkway
Style Shop
Executive Committee Met Last
The Monroe County Democatic
Executive Committee met last Mon
day and arranged for the absent
voters ballots according to law. The
candidates who made applications
to have their name placed on this
ballot are as follows: For the U. S. I
Senate, James K. Vardaman. Miss
Belle Kearney, Hubert D. Stephens;
For Congress, John E. Rankin. For
Circuit Judge, John H, Mitchell.
C. P. Long.
Candidates for the above State
and district offices were each asses
sed $25.00 to defray the primary
election expenses. The committee
adjourned sine die.
Home Demonstration Work.
Annie Ware Douglas, tri-county
agent is in Monroe this week, and
expects to do some work in a num
ber of the communities of the coun
ty, namely: Nettleton, Smithville,
Amory, Hamilton and New Hope.
Most of these places have asked for
work in poultry culling.
There are 4 fundamentals neces
sary for successful poultry keeping.
Proper selection of stock, care and
feeding of flocks, systematic culling,
co-operative marketing.
By community organization of
men, women, boys and girls the
Tri-County Home Demonstration
Agent can give instructions to those
interested in poultry keeping that
will make the crop worthwhile.
Missouri, one of the banner agri
cultural states of the middle west,
nets more money from poultry and
poultry products than from her
horses and mules.
Results Announced Daily.
Who is A.berdeen going to Select to Play Lead in
To Be Produced Here?
be Temple Theatre,
VOTES GIVEN-With Each Ticket Purchased.
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How's This ?
W offer $100.00 for any case of catarrh
that cannot be cured by HALLS
en internally and acts through the Blood
on the Mucous Surfaces of tbe System,
i-Sold by druyglsts for over forty years.
Price 75c Testimonials free.
F. J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio.
University of Mississippi Or
chestra and Quartet
Performance in .CITY HALL,
FRIDAY, MAY 5, 8:15 p. m.
Certified Nancy Hall Potato Plants
One to ten thousand, $2 a 1,000; eleven to twenty thou
sand, $1.75 a J, 000; twenty-one thousand up, $1.50 a
1,000, all f. o. b. Centerville, Miss.
Centerville, - - - - Mississippi.
Several Blue Ribbon Jersey
Heifers. Dropped in 1920. None
finer, all registered. Buy and you
will make no mistake. Part cash.
WANTED A Second hand
small Iron Safe. Apply at
Weekly Office.
Certified Nancy Hall, Porto Rica
Sweet Potato Slips, $2 per thou
sand in 5.000 lots; $2.25 per thou
sand in less shipments; SI. 25 for
500, postage paid. April 20th de
livery. Orders filled in order re
ceived. Price at bed $2 per thou
sand. M. A. TUCKER,
' Aberdeen, R. F. D., No. 2.
Independent 'Phone.
Practically new four eye blue
flame Oil Cooking Stove for half
price. Call or 'phone Christian
Church Parsonage. Both phones.
FOR RENT Rooms suitable
for light house-keeping, in pri
vate family,
tf Independent Phone 290.
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