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I. C. R. R. TIME TABLE. Passenger Trains; . GOING SOUTH, ' , , r.t fiTWTNf and ' GENT'S I I LJ ll I v U I I V II r U XilN XO XX XXI V M.- ..5:35 a. m No. 5 No. 1 No. 33 No. 3-.. J .11 :10 a, tu '':24i. m TRAINS GOING NORTH No.2 No. 24. No. 4 No.G...... ........ 1:0Q . re .........1 :00 p. m .....L.a :Q3 p. IK .....11:15 p H) "And still -they (6me"-snb-Bcnbera to the Picket. '. Miss Bertha Schneider is visit- ing relatives in Louisiana. ; Miss r Ilattie Hesdorffer IS visiting friends iv Louisiana. Mr. D. f3. Richards is over from ' Greenville for a short business visit. . " Mrs. B. 3, Oswalt of Clarksdah J ' is visiting her parents. Mr. anu Mrs! J. Mi Grafton. ' - ' MisEioia Wood has returned . from a lsit to Governor and Mrs. ; Vardatuan at Jackson. - Mis4 Kate Hill and her iSiec, -Miss Elva. Hudson. are spending a few days in New Orleans.J 1 .- Mr. and Mrs. Will Lavender and interesting children of.. McComb, : v ara.visitiug his parents, near town. W. H. Pettyi a former Cantori! bovwhb is.,Pow locdted at Tchulav w in towu for a short visit this .week. ., HI Mr; a,nd Mrs. H. Ii. Luckett, Sv.) have returned from a pleasant visit . to their dauKhter, Mrs. Taylor, it Columbus. - ." " . -' . ' Mrs. Robert Walker and litth ' nephew, Master Earl Luckett,, oi Gluckstadt, were visitors hert Wednesday. ' ' s '. Mr. and Mrs. G. K. Kempol Galf port, were the guests for a few days this weekof Rev. and : Mrs. C. 8.' Newman. " ' ; Miss Natalie Ragau, of Vieks burg, and Miss Anu; Dudley ,oi Kentucky, are the ldvely guestB ot ' Miss Angte mil uneeK. :.- rac,;a WTatann nf fntlCOrd. JT. C . andMiwMaiLncerof Bol - erine and Terrel r3tnitli. - Rabbi J, H. Kaplan , who is now stationed at Jackson, gave an in teresting and instructive lecture at the Jewish Temple last Sunday eve ning. - Be sure to attend Mrs. W. H. Powell's "Poverty. Party." Tues day afternoon, ; April 9, at 3 "o'clock, at her home on East Peace street. ' Mrs. lilanohe Howell entertained ihe Home Mission Society of 'the M-thrwiir nimrRh Mondav after- Inoon. Dainty refreshmeents were served. -..-" ah :.,iooctoi in'thfl Old Ladies' Home Auxiliary are invited to at- w,a tha KPnvflrtv Partv" 'inesaay afternoon, April 9, at 3 o'clock at Mrs. W. H. I'oweirs. , Ma M-Sannders.. after spend- in three weeks in Memphis, Tenn., Lj t :;n Kv hns returned and opened the dressmaking de--partment at McGrath's. I FOR SALE 20 bushels of Al $n'Si long staple vwtt on seed at el.00 per bushel. - 'Robert Catlett, Sr. ' . - ., Canton, miss. - The ladiea of the Baptist Church will eive an Easter Egg Hunt on the lawn at Mrs. M. E. Chew's at 3:30 Saturday afternoon. March 30. Fresh homeroade candy will also be Bold.' , - . ', ' Mr. and Mrs. V. E. Allen have returned from a several weeks stay at Battle Creek. Michigan. Mr. Allen, we are pleased to announce 'was Rteatly benefitted by the treat ment receved whila away. . - ' i have f o. sale the best Brown Leghorn laying strain , of chickens in the state. Eggs for setting, L0. - 5 ' , Phon'.209. V Canton, Mis.J - LOSTMonday morning, March 18. a gold wire brooch -with pearl center? on Union and Peace streets between Simpson House and bam llesni store. Reward for its re covery. Leave at Picket office. The many friend of Miss Fleta t nna rtf tha most POPU- lar young salesladies at John Mo Orath & Sou Co., are pleaded to see her bright face behind, the counter, after a week's illness. 2JiiS " BUie Prichara ' Riven notice to tho ladies that she has a lar-e line of samples n the very F you want you should vihio'iui? in CLUETT and MONARCH SHIRTS. . t . . Our line of .the Tamous duett ami Monarch Shirts a.,.1 ot the Emperor, and Princely Make la coinplete, aurt all new nobby patterns 50c and 2.00. Our Summer. Foot-Wear . We have received our complete stock of Abbott, Crossett and C.ater& Morrill Oxfonis. These lines of shoes stand at the top of the ladder in these classes 3.90 to S6.00. ,fwpa- v We are also prepared to show a beautiful line of Hosiery, Underwear, Neckwear, Handkerchiefs, Hats, Ftc., all at Book-Bottom Trices. atest patterns of spring and suni uer suitings and waistings, . direct Jrom Buckley & Jennings Co's,, arge New .York house. They are iordially invited to call at-Mrs. V. Vl. Coulter's, see the samples tndget prices 'before huying. -, vnh. SATiFi -Earars trom Barred Plymouth Kocks. ltingiet. Strain' loodMavers, 15 eggs for $2.00, !0 for $3.50.: ' . Kr-B. Catlett, ' ,iv - . Canton. Miss. ' Mrs.Wtn. Mosal and childien ittla Misses Margaret and Gladys nd Master William Louis, re amed the early part of, the week rom a visit to, Mrs; E. L. Johnson m Jackson. - - , . Fine screen dooi and saisU., Silver cop- per, green or oiacK wire. The . best thai money, ean buy. f, r i , Habcrt Kelly Phone 2GO. The Picket acknowledges a mosl aleaaant call on last baturaay r . i j . . fP - TV 4 tT vi Mtr rom State Auauor j.. m. ucuy. vlr. Ilenrv is a candidate foi insurance Commissioner and wa looking after his interests - hen .mong the. ?.'dear people, ' with .vhom he has .numerous warm tiinA iwk will : unite theii strength and influence in his be half to see , tnat ne receirw offiee.- Mr. Henry, ; is a con- nA:nffnd fnitVifnl omcial. ae- serving of the esteem in which his candidacy is held. At a recent meeting of the city school board ' of trustees the resignation of Mr. Robert Torrey, as superintehdant of . the city schools, was accepted and Mr. J. C. Windham," present principal, was unanimously elected to fill thf vacancy, Mr. 'Windham was born and feared in Houston, Chickasaw county Miss, He graduated from Mississippi Normal College in 1900. tie was principal of the Eupora High School at Eupoia, Miss., ' l901-'02, principal of Wvnn Preston Institute, Coffee- ville, Miss., 1902-'O3 and pnncr pal of Coldwater nign oouuui ai n.n Emptor Atiss ..a903-'04. After spending two years at the Uni versity of Mississippi, he gradu ated in 190G, taking the degree of Bachelor of Arts. As principal of the school here, Mr. Windham has meet with ; success, being ; very popular -with the tencflers and aupils. ' His election, the siicessor olsnehafine man as Mr. Torrey, has meet with much satisfaction. the Skene fit of the Old for r., ATnmlav afternoon an JU I j entertainment will be given for the ... . 1 1 f M iaa .1 nhiKlren on liie iawu- v - Hm?s Attention eterana.' The annual duea of twenty-five cents are now due, prompj pay nient desired. 'i'i .onilrs of E. G. Henry i Camp No. 312 are ordered to meet 1 . a. : at the court liouse m canton, miso., at 11 o'clock a. m., Monday, March 23, 1907. ' J. W. Downs, -. Commander. The Picket and Commercial-Appeal one year for tl.23 , correct styles, perfect fitting, best maae 1 not fail to come U us. v e carry , prices from $10.00 to $25.00. - Good Citizen Sone. Canton lost a valuable citizen in the death of Mr. W. J. Mosby, Sr., Monday morning March 18, 1907. death came soniewnai a tuw,j Mr. Mosby was born seventy, ..i vonrs rn in Kutherforc eountj ,'Tenn. He came to Canj ton when a boy,' entering rnesfle.' & Mosby' s drug store in the 'oO's He remained with them and theii successor uptil 162. Then cam che war between . the States, an tie followed that" eventful war serving with distinction - as . uieutcnant in Capt. Hugh Love't Company. He was severeij wounded at , the battle ol vluusfordsviile, ' Ky, Upon tat jessstion of hostilities he returned to Canton and engaged in the Irug business on his own, account, irhich he continued np to.' the time f his death. -' . He Was a fine bnsiness nf his usiuess transactions., ifle numbered his friends amongj all d he never forgot a friend. Men of his quality are so rare that no community can ais pense with them without f eelins that it has suffered an irreparable loss.: ' - '..'-':'), : Mr. Mosby is survived by a wife, two children, Mrs.,: James Ma gruder of Spartanburg SC, and 4r. W. J. Mosby, Jr., of this city, a sister, Miss Mat Mosby, who lived with him, a little grand daughter and two little grandsons. The funeral took place from the Presbyterian Church Tuesday afternoon at 4 :30 o'clock, Kev.1 C. S. Newman . conducting the last sad rites. . The closing of every place ot bnsiness during the progress of the funeral, but truthfully attested the hiffh esteem in which he was regarded. - To his loving aud devoted wife, ann an ii Hnrnriitnr mid other rela tives, in this hour of intense grief and sorrow, the deep sympamy 01 many friends is extended. , Jl Sudden 2).ath. The" -telegram. ' which brought the news last Saturday of tbe, death of Mr. Andrew J. Baldwin n'nlfwk that mornine was a shock that was received with deep regret bv the relatives ana many friends in Canton of this highly esteemed man. . With his brother, Mr. O. 11. Baldwin, who was to undergo a surgical operation, Mr. Baldwin had gone to New Orleans only a short time before, It is particular ly touching that death claimed him so unexpectedly, far from home and among strangers."' 1 w - Sunday cl The remains arnvea in wuwu and. were conveyed to Sbaron and laid. to- rest besnie loved ones gone ' before in the cemetery' . . . - t or a large ramuy uuiy i brothers survive him, Messrs. O. and W. M. Haiawin oi m city. Money ta l-oan.- With syndicates 7lA per cent cp. With home people 9 per int to 10 per cent, according to size 01 loan. II. B. URKATES, " Att'T-at-Law. Ofhce LasUide Court Squire.- D. & L. K. THE SPRING MILLI NERY OPENINGS. D. & L. K. LEVY. - " - plac Wednesday and the fair sex were out in full force to view the beautiful Easter- millinery and ithercreations, lovely and varied. tMffBsed 'thrdughout the entire iiZte was the fragrance of spring merchandise, crisp and bright as .he morning glory. The stock mimmered in the blaze of newness. crnoHs. wash fabrics. eautiful libbons, and a wealth ot. white goods in the latest effects, I nurlA their snriner debut. Ine' jtnra in ita nfiw carb still turtuer emphasized, the silent message uew attire ia now paramount in the minds.of all. Throughout 'the day a large crowd of friends ana patrom of this popular cstabhsh mant thronged the millinery lrfment to view the handsome I offhags 'tar spring millinery. Hats of y every inscription,- xrum New York and . other ; fashion cehters, and from their , own designers, were . most artistically displayed and each and every piece of feminine headgear was so beautiful and artistic and the array was so beautifully be wildering that encomiums of praise was heard from all in attendance. The house of D. & L. K. Levy is noted for its up-to-date millinery, and this season's opening offered a wider and more varied line to select from than any of its predecessors and was voted- by those in attendance a most artistic success. JOHN McQRATH & SONS' ' COMPANY. Followinsr the usual custom, John McGrath & " Sous' Company had their regular spring millinery opening Wednesday aud Thursday. There was a steady stream ot sight-seers pouring in and out tne store all dav. The enthe store had caught the spirit of spring, tita mnat irinr inn tiniH of the vear. luu O " t ' and was beautiful in holiday attire. Every department iif the store was glitteringly radiaut with the splendors of the new spring styles. The millinery department was "en fK" fur the occasion. The dis play reflected all the correct mil- Unery ideas tor spring, me iaiei and most original cieations of the best milliners of the Nori, and Haif vnlt M.3 I'OnlPK ot .Olodels and exclusive specimen from their own workroom, prociaimeu me touch of master bauds, aud tlie most fastidious and discriminating .Tluriuiiltsll ' 1111 trouble in beintr perfectly pleased and satisfied. Jlr. J- J Sreavea. Mr. John M. Greaves has yielded cniifitntinnA of his friends and announces today for the omce of sheriff, lue cans upon mm . i,;o Root uii.l hi ord of ac- trvut mo vu. - . ceptance are published in another , column 01 mis paper. n bear the igoatures ot tne uesi cm- j j Mr. Oreavea' community, i and demonstrate the weight of his candidacy auiong the voters of his Beat. Those eisewuere wuw are with Mr. Greaves know urauwuii" . , that hi life has been characterized with honesty and fidelity aud mat he ia amply qualified to fill the OuifO uq ut" " . . ,. t - Mr 1- . -n I F V. . VI, n I nM.i;tM himself and to ius pw n pie. Vl . uwltl LEVY, Leaders of The CANTON GIN CO. oftera for sale The Old Reliable Fertilizers BED STAR, NONPAREIL AND COTTON ELEVATOR and can supply you with All Kinds of Fertilizer Materials. , These nods have been used in this section for eighteen years, and the long experience of the inanfacturers enables them to give you a Fertilizer exactlv suited to your requirements.' . Your business is respectfully solicited, Canton Gin, Company, v.'"' R. E." JOHNSON, Manager. Special' BMnc$rr- Rates- j . LOUISVILLE, Ky'., aud .roturn Aio,.,.h 1 10. 2.i and 26, liWV ut one faje plus 25 cents t. in- ;.ci)um. ftireater u enue Exposition,' Tieis luri td ?o April I,' 1907, j k P1NEHURST, N.-., and return Tickets ou sale April 7, S, and 9th with limit to April JSUi, 19U(, account Conference for Educatiun In The South, ' J. G. WmOHT, Ticket Agent. Aii Ordinance. Entitled an Ordinance pro posing to issue Bonds of the City of Canton to the Amount of . Fifty Thousand Dollars, for the purpose ot raising Money for the establishment ' of a Sewerage System in said City, and giving notice to the Tax-payers of said City of the inteution of the Board so to do. Section 1. Be it ordained by the Board of Mayor aud Aldermen of the City of Canton, that it is hereby proposed by said Board to issue tbe bonds of the City of Canton to the amount of fifty thousand dollars, for the purpose of raising money to be used for the establishment ot a sewerage sysiem iu said City of Canton, which said aiuouut of fifty thousand dollars, together with the entire bonded indebtedness of said City of Can ton, does uot exceed seven per centum of the assessed value of the taxable property of said city. Section 2. be it further or- ihiinod. that this ordinance be published as notiee 01 saiu pro posal, as required by the charter', of said city aud the amendments thereto, notifyiug- the adult ax payers of said city that they may pftition agaiust the issuance of said bonds, as provided by said charter and amendments, aud that unless twenty per centum of the adult tax-payers of said city so petitiou witbiu the t'me pre scribed by law, said bonds will be issued as proposed. -Section 3. Be it further or dained that for good cai.se shown this ordiuauco take effect aud be in force from and after it passage, and that publication thereof be duly made. City Clerk. Money to Loan. x . at 7 ler cent iu sum of f 1000.00 and above. No commissions char- iTHi 1 ir it r . . iTnn.o PAirrtr . 11. t u tu, S Low Frices DICKSON-McLAURIN FURNI TURE COMPANY. 1. The corporate title if :;d TOmpuny, ia Dickson-: McLaurir. Fnrtituro darpany. , , 2. ' The uamea of the corpo rators are .Walter B. - DiatesuiiJ postofiioe, ' JacksoB, Mississippi, D. G. McLauria, pustoffiee, Can ton, Mississippi. " 3. The domicile is at Canton, Madison County, Misssissippi. 4. Amount ' ' of capital stock $3000.00 (with right to begin busi ness when $2000.00 is paid in.) 5. The par value of shares is one hundred dollars eaeh.2;2IS2 B; Tne period of existence (not to exceed fifty years.) is fifty years. 7, The purpose for which it is created is : To do a general' retail furniture business. To buy furni ture and all such goods, wares and merchandise as are generally ami , usually kept and sold in a furni ture store and to sell said furniture goods, wares aud merchandise at retail. v Strayed or Stolenj From my place four miles North ' of Canton : One sorrel 3 vear old filly unbroke, little white in the face. One mare mule, un broke, black in color. Any information left at Allen & Bacon's stable leading to their re covery will be liberally rewarded. A. J. Sxeed. Canton. Miss. Fertilizer! Fertilizer! To mv friends and the trade generally, 1 want to say that I am handling high grade Fertilizer Aeid Phosphate, Kaiuit and NitratcSoda, all of which I will sell at bottom prices aud request a share of vour busiuess. tio to F. M. Howard seed house. J. W. Hat, Agent. Hazlehutst Oil Mill Co. For Kent or Sale The Tavlor residence ou Iaberty Street. W. H. Powell, llnber & Powell. For Sale. Fine ebort etaple eotton seed, for eale at 50 eents bushel. K. V. Galtxky, - Canton, Mi?ss.