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I have auffeied several ytara with backache, and alter taking one bottle of SliRt Cure Kidney m i : : ? Since then I have been troubled with my back. Too much cannot be said In its praise. Capt. Wm. Forrest, Memphis, Tenn. Price $oc. and $1. For sale by Pope Drug Co. _ I have been cured. not s I A^Factor of Your Business. It is the Ideal Means oj COIIDUION BETWftl DI8TMT CIIIES. Our Catalogue Is Free % No one who contemplates the purchase of anything that jewelers sell should fail to send at once for our new Fail Catalogue. This hook puts the service of our store at the disposal of buyers anywhere in the South. It makes it possible to select from a stock that includes the entire range of jewelers' warn and enables you to buy with satisfaction and saving. Our catalogue Is a book of 102 large pages—each page a superb half-tone engraving from photographs of the goods. It presents with fidelity the latest and best products of more than 100 factories. It has been prepared with special reference to the needs of Southern buyers. We art Southerner», we believe we under stand the wants of our people, and our success is evidence that effort to provide exceptional service is appreciated. Writ« to-day tot catalocue. OEO. T. BRODNAX, Inc., Jeweler» end Diamond Importer», MEMPHIS, TENN. 1" Improve Your Home! There is no better way than by Papering and Painting the house and Upholstering the furniture. It Would Surprise You to know how cheaply this work can be done. PAINT YOUR BUQY ! It needs it. It will look like new, and the cost will not be great. I carry a full line of Up *• holsterer's Goods and Pret ty Wall Paper Samples. [HARRY V. WOOD, Next to Old Barrocks Téléphona 18g TO a |61 BUSINESS COLLEGE. Open Entire Year. Building Hi La. has aneqaalletf High-Grade, hi Badness and ha aWUumcL, td fens aa unexcelled teenliy. QmaptoteCollege Beak and Bnstnees Office*. I ' /-.**rsl» adT*«o* of Ute "*p le d«**«.'* Beware of smeiMrlMlavSM, The cheap «•* I* no* the be«t—The kcaS I* tbe eft**pest OpFy AeW» I wNH 9<**»t St.,re ud Anmai Hsssy, 1 b which gtedials keep Um Hooks sad BtlttM the Pereooei las: motion to Bvevy Student Bo CherUtaaiaia. He MUrrpreeentallM. SrWutn Hold feeding Bee: tiens and art |a Geneswl Demand. Has» « «as Men Beokkcepers and Write tor Otrcn 1er«. êtodee t» Aided to •ttnd wttfc rtnamd Wr •OÜE4I * «osa. JNO. LANCFORD TH I LOR. Cleaning, Dyeing and Refitting well done. I work for almost everybody in Port Gibson aud can furnish beat of ref erences. Shop on Carroll street, next to Mr. Son's residence. I f K m — For Drunkenness, Opium, eeIey : Sa k Mir' and Naur asinenia. ,|«.A THE KEELEY UIC msTITBTE, OwIgM, III. pmarnm ihtoljr . Quidnunk KwllleU. ft Washington correspondent refera to the great argument made by E. How ard McCaleb, Jr., 1 n the »Supreme Court of the United State*, Wednesday, Oc tober 28th ultimo. He is the second son of E Howard McCaleb, formerly of Claiborne county. The correspondent Mr. McCaleb represented the I« says : State of Louisians against the Citizen» Bank of Louisiana in the United States Supreme Court. He raised the nosel point that the Supreme Court of Louisi had no appellate power or revisory urisdiction over its own final decree« in local law, being a court of ultimate ap peal, and the United State« Supreme Court has co-ordinate jurisdiction with the State Supreme Court; therefore, tu this case, the Federal Supreme Conrt has no such power a« to take jurisdiction of the local question«, when it wai originally without jurisdiction. There sre no cited ca»ea to be found in the Two ana books on the question at issue, professors of the Tulane L*w School opposed to him, one Henry Denis, were the ablest civilian in America, and the other Eugene D. Saunders, a recog nized authority on constitutional law. It may not be known, hut it is a fact, Thomas Farrar McCaleb wrote the charter of the famous Citizens Bsnk in 1833, and which Director Roberts, of the United States mint, considered the best guide for framing State banking laws. Horace White, a financial writer, commended Its charter feature In speak ing of its anti-bellum past, applied to State banks in the National Democratic platform of 1892." In appearance, de livery and even mannerisms, Mr. Mc Caleb reminds one of bis maternal grandfather, T. Wharton Collena, the well-known jurist, jouraiiliat and politl He talks like him, ri cal ecouomist. looks like him and even makes gestures like him. Nineteen bead of Alabama darkies arrived last week, consigned to Mr. Joseph Taussig, for hl» J. T. plantation the north side of Big Bayou Pierre, adjoining Belvidere plantation. They come from Jefferson county, Alabama, and bave the reputation of being good cotton field bauds. Emory Young, an old slave of the McCaleb family, died on Iusmore plan tation last week. He bad a reputation good blacksmith and skilled wheel ou as a wrigbt. Emory waa the aon of the slave preacher, Uncle Richard Calvit, who knew the Bible from Geueaia to Revela tion, notwithstanding he could not read aud write—-even getting correctly the chapters aud verses. Bishop Jbeodore DuBose Bratton will visit Epiphany parish, Hermsnville, Sunday, January 10, 1904, and St. fames church. Port Gibson, Monday, January Why is it in England they a II. I 904 - say, speaking of bishops, Bishop of St. David, Bishop of York, Bishop of Sbef field; whereas in America they say bishop of New York, bishop of Virginia and bishop of Mississippi, biahonrica take their name« from cities tu the British Isles, and in the United The States from the state. Capt. Tboma» Quitman Mnnce, cap tain of Company G (Natchez Fenciblea), Twelfth Mississippi Regiment, C. S. A , passed away to "silent tenta" spread ou the other sbore for bia comrades id arms. Capt. Munce waa one of the heroes of Fort Gregg. A brave soldier and vali ant Democrat, be will be missed by the Colonel Newcome kind of gentlemen. "Lip* that thy lips shall kiaa no more, Hands that shall never clasp thy hand." The National Nut Grower« Associa tion had qnite a diacuaaion on the pro nunciation of the word "pecan. Northern folks say "pekan," which waa adopted by the not grower* as correct enphany in 1902, but Dr. Wm. C. Stubbs bia point this time by contending that ft waa a native of the Sooth and we Southern folk« «re correct in pronouoc The black folks aav Pecan is derived both from "pacane, ' and Spanish "Parkarn" la a corruption The >> won ing it "parkarn. "panecon. the French ♦ » »» «I pscana. of Spanish end French In the Creole patois or dialect. The lint from the cottonseed Is fine The seed con and glossy this year, tain« very little oil and ita meat is not ao full. Wonder if the lintleas cotton •eed would be profitable sown broadcast to sell only to oil mills. Disastrous Wreoka. Carelessness ts responsible for many a railway wreck and the same censes are making human wrecks of sufferers from Throat and Lung troubles. But since the advent of Dr. King's New Discovery for Consumption, Coughs and Colds, tbe worst cases cau be cured, and even hopeless resignation is no longer neces Mrs. Lois Cragg ol Dorchealer, vary. Mass., is one of many whose life was saved by Dr. King'a New Discovery. This great remedy ia guaranteed Ipr all Throat and Lung diseases by J.vA. Shreve, Druggist. Price 50c aud $100. Trial bottles free. Works of Art in Washington.* Among the tnnny works of art in Washington is noticed Houdon's statute of Washington in a fitting position, stripped to tbe waist and looking like the ancient repre«entelion of Jupiter Another statue, allegorical in near the entrance to the Tonana. character,! capitol grounds at the bead of Pennsyl vania avenue, surmounting a magnifi cent monument erected to the memory of the marines and sailors who peri«bed in tbe civil war, is Grief leaning on the shoulder of History as she incrlbes their names among the immortals. Another still represents at the capitol the white j mau finding the limba of the mighty red warrior, disarming him of his (orna- I hawk and scalping knife. There Is more truth than poetry in this sculptured ides. On entering the hall of the House of Representetives one's attention is er- j rested by two beautiful landscape paint- j inga chefs d 'ocnores, oue on the right of tbe speaker's chair, representing the landing ol emigrants in California, a priest celebrating Mass, • rainbow span- j Fifty Years the Standard <$$!$?• BAKING POWDER Awardod Highest Honors World's Fair Highest tests U.S. Gov't Chemists Mion BAKING SOWBI« OO. OMIOAOO oing the horizon- and a vessel lying at anchor in the miaty distance, other was a view of the first English pedition landing at Jaroeatown, Vir ginla. On the shore are the aboriginal red men who bave returned from a soc ceaaful bunt, and by a blazing fire lay a deer aud stag, afad bear with freah plucked roasting ear*. On the river the pale faces in their boats about The ri are to land f •Extract from "Travels of a Youth" in 1884, by James F. McCaleb, A. M.. M. D. f Written while the author was in his teens, and the impression, now, may not be so vivid by the lapse of years. Onlv Makes a Bad Matter Worae. Perhaps you have never thought of it but the fact must be apparent to every one that constipation is caused by a lack of water in the system, and the use of drastic cathartics like the old-fashioned pills only makes a Chamberlain's Stomach bad matter worse, and Liver Tablets are much more mild and gentle in their effect, and when the proper dose is taken their action is so natural that hardly realize it is the effect of a one can medicine. Try a 25 cent bottle them. For sale by Pope Drug Company.* The Companion as a Christmas Qlft. The Youth'« Companion is one of the few gifts that are always appropriate aud yet within reach of the smallest It brings to every member of purse. the family aometblng of Interest, some thing of value—a story that cheers, an article that carries the reader into far off countries or among men who govern, a »ketch that amuses, a poem that put* a bit of truth in a new and convincing way, a page of pictures that bolds the children spellbound. It is America's home paper—a paper received weekly In more than half a million households in the United States. If you desire to make a Christmas present of The Youth's Companion, send the publisher the name and address of ih* person to trtausn you wish to give The Companion, with ft.75 the annual subscription price. They will aend to the address named ihe Companion's Christmas Packet, all ready for Christ mas morning, containing the Christ mas number, The Companion Calender for 1904, lithographed in twelve colors and gold, and subscription certificate for the fifty-two issues of 1904. The new subscriber for 1904 will re ceive all the issues of The Companion for the remaining weeks of 1903 free from the time of subscription, also The Companion Calendar for 1904, litho graphed in twelve colors snd gold. Annnsl Announcement Number folly describing the principal features of The Companion's near volume for 1904 will be sent to any address free. THE YOUTH'S COMPANION, Boston, Maas 144 Berkeley St. INDIQE8TION la the direct can»« of most of oar Ola; an tick headache, diarrheas, kid ney and bladder troubles, skin diseases, nervous prostration, de bility, etc., often causing pains all over the body. Acidine la guaranteed to euro IndJgnnUoa in Its won! fora. •I u coat of loss tbaa oa* owl • day. Money refunded U it tafla. Call bt free sample bottle and and guaranteed by POPE DRUG COMPANY. Try for Health 222 8onth Peoria St.,_ Chicago, III., Oct. 7 , 1902 . o I waa so ill opened to lie or sit aU the time. .My Eicht months that I was com down nearly stomach was so weak and upset that I could keep nothing on it and I vomited frequently, could not urinate without great hed so much that i pain and I coug my throat and lungs were raw and sore. The doctors pro nounced it Bright's disease and others said it was consumption. It mattered little to me what they called it and I had no de sire to li ve. A sister visited me from St. Louis and asked me if I had ever tried Wine of Cardm. I told her I had not and she bought a bottle. I believe that it saved my life. I believe many women could save much suffer ing if they but knew of ita value. j I j j j Don't you want freedom from pain? Take Wine of Cardui and make one supreme effort to be well. You do not need to be a weak, helpless sufferer. You can have a woman's health and do a woman's work in life. Why not secure a bottle of Wine of Cardui from your druggist to day? WIN^CARDUI ■ é David Bock's Department Store ft ft ft ft ( ft . * % W) WE ARE WELL FED, BUT BUCKING FOR MORE TRADF % Blankets, w. iß Comforts, & Bed Spreads ft ft ft ft Large' Consignment from^ the mills of Comforts. Blankets and Bed Spreads. ® • % The Variety is Very Lar^e The Prices are the Lowest We have received a ft They are Extraordinary Value The Quality is the Best 1 ~$ 1.00 $ ... 1.50 * 110-4 White Bed Spreads or Counterpanes Marsaills pattern I Mitchelined Colored Bed Spreads, very large—.— | Grandma's Pattern Colored Bed Spreads-- - I Gennine Marsalles Bed Spreads, beautiful designs - j Extra fine, the very best, Marsalles Spreads... V» it 11-4 it it 1.50 ft 1-50 8 2.00 g 3.00 $ vi « m Comforts \ .1 $ 7C w i Good Heavy Comforts-- I Large Size Fancy Comforts.. Oil color lined Comforts— All cotton filled Comforts...-- 1.00 s ft 1.25 - ii ti $ \ 1.501 . 2.001 3 . 001 Fancy Sateen it Silkaline satin lined Comforts— it ft Blankets ft ft , - w .751 $ 10-4 White or Gray Cotton Blankets Large, Heavy Half Wool Rough White Soft Wool finished Blankets. 1.25 æ i. ii ft 1.75s ii \ ii .. 2.50 ® 3 . 00 ® 4 . 00 S ii ii a . c< \ a Fine California a 5.00 s the best. Extra Large California . . It does not mat We have one of the most complete and best selected stocks that have ever been in the Town of Port Gibson, ter what you may want you will find it in our store. You can save money by spending it in our store. Showing is free in our 1 store and believing is easy when you see that we are selling the best goods for less money than any other House South. . ft i ft . . ft & e ARE THEY WELLP YOUR KIDNEYS Unless they are^ good health is impossible. / Every drop of blood in the body passes through and is filtered by healthy kidneyseverythree minutes.S ound kidneys strain out the impurities from the blood, diseased kidneys do noL hen«: you ^e s^FOI^YS KIDNEY CURE makes the kidneys well so they will eliminate the poisons from the blood, ^removes the'cause of the many diseases resulting from disordered kidneys which have allowed your whole system to ^come poisoned. Rheumatism, Bad Blood, Gout, Gravel, Dropsy, Inflammation of ^Bladder Dictes and lour ^rine and many others! are all due to disordered Kidneys. A simple test for Kidney disease: is to^t<wide your unne in a bottle or glass for twenty-four hours. If there is a sediment ora do ^ d Y aPP^ance, it_ kidneys are diseased, and unless something is done they become more and more affected until hi tght s Dise or Diabetes develops. • * ^ FOLEY'S KIDNEY CURE is the only preparation which * U f0rmS ° f Kidney and Bladder troubles, and cure you permanently. It is a safe remedy and certain n res s. If y ou «re a sufferer, take FOLEY'S KIDNEY CURE at once. It will make yeu well. Soma Pronounced tncurabft Had Lumbago and Kidney Troubla . .... . , ... H POl FY'S Edward Huss, a well known business man of Salisbury,Mo., write«: I h.^culed «I wish îo aay for'the benefit of others, that I waa a ,offerer from KIDNEY CURE is meeting with wonderful success. H lumbago and kidney trouble, and all the remedies I took gave me no ttttÏÏSnEZSiï Jr.-'Ä . .h/OLECS KIDNEY CURE, nd S» _ .« and FOLEY'S KIDNEY CURE has made It such." bottIes 1 4m cured ' Two Sizes, 60 Cents and $1.00. SOLD AND RECOMMENDED BY MÊ POPE DRUG COMPANY.