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Palestine daily herald. [volume] (Palestine, Tex.) 1902-1949, December 23, 1910, Image 2

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PLAYS AND
PLAYERS
At the Lyric
The management says
Just think of it Crowded again
last night despite the disagreeable
weather Well everybody knows the
Lyric Theater Is warm and comfort
able and that they will see a high
class vaudeville act and the best mo
tion pictures and they brave the
weather to be present If you have
any doubts about Palestine people not
liking vaudeville you should have
heard the hearty applause that was
given to the clever singing and danc
ing act of ODowd and ODowd who
opened a three days engagement last
night They are topnotchers when it
comes to handing out the real comedy
good singing and uptotheminute
dancing It is easy to see that they
will be a big drawing card for the
popular little vaudeville theater dur
ing their stay in ourcity
Tonight there will be projected over
four thousand feet of the very latest
and best subjects in motion pictures
Space forbids us giving a detail de
scription of them all but would espec
ially call attention to one of the fea
ture films entitled A Leap For
Life one of those excellent Kalem
pictures It is a dramatic story built
upon an incident of early Canadian
history The story deals with the
hardy settlers of Canada and the
warring bands of Indians who made
the White mans life one of great dan
ger during the pioneer days The pic
ture has correct scenic surroundings
and brilliant action
A Treat For the Children
The management says
The Gem Theater will give a little
present to each child buying a 5j cent
admission ticket on tomorrow Satur
day matinee and night A specially
arranged program has been selected
for this occasion Matinee from 3 to
6 night performance 7 to 1030 Send
the children here we promise to take
good care of them Coming A spec
ial program for December 26 and 27
At a big expense the Gem will pre
sent to Its patrons The Cowboy and
Indian Frontier Celebration held at
Cheyenne Wyo reviewed and partic
ipated in by Colonel Theodore Roose
velt This is an exclusive motion pic
ture of the west as it was the
only western frontier picture worth
whilera cowboy western picture and
the best ever shown Over throe
thousand feet of film This picture
shows the worlds champions a full
description of which will be given In
tomorrows paper Watch for it
Program for tonights show In full
in another column of this paper Wc
have an Imp picture for tonight you
will enjoy it
Albert Taylor Coming
Albert Taylor and company will
open an engagement at the New Tem
ple Monday afternoon r Speaking of
A Ragged Prince In which Mr Tay
lor will be seen here a press notice
says
A Ragged Prince Is one of the
very best of the romantic dramas and
the opera of Maritano is founded
on it It is not often played because
few actors are equipped for the re
quirements of the title role Barry
Sullivan was the greatest Bon Caesar
of his day and Alexander Salvini so
richly endowed by nature for such
roles made a great success in It
Since his death almost the only actor
of note who has attempted it in road
production was Charles B Hansford
so that to the younger generation the
play is largely unknown
Don Caesar defending a pretty
street singer from insult becomes en
gaged in a duel and is sentenced to
death Though the offices of a worthy
priest and a devoted page the bullets
of the firing squad are removed
When the soldiers fire Don Caesar
falls and supposing him dead the
priest and Don Caesars followers are
poimitted to move the body Don
Caesar escapos and remalnins In hid
ing Meantime the king falls in love
with Don Caesars wife Ho had mar
ried her bofore his supposed execution
while disguised but has never seen
her face as she was heavily veiled
The girl has been removed to Don
Caesars castle and Don Caesar ar
rives on the scene just as the king
Is trying to force his unwelcome at
tention on her Don Caesar is legally
dead and appears under a new name
but the king recognizes him and a
wonderfully skilled dialogue ensues in
which the king is shamed into man
hood pardons Don Caesar and ex
claims If I were not king I would
rather be Don Caesar the Ragged
Prince
Purify the sewers of the body and
stimulate the digestive organs to
maintain health strength and energy
Prickly Ash Bitters is a tonic for the
kidneys liver stomach and bowels
Bratton Drug Co Special Agents
SAMPLE SKIRTS
40 or 50 Sample Skirts will be offered
at extremely LOW PRICES
500 Skirts now only 275
750 Skirts now only 395
850 Skirts now only 475
1000 Skirts now only 550
1150 Skirts now only 600
Remember we carry many articles in
fancy Holiday boxes which make
beautiful and useful Christmas pres
ents We invite you to visit us
To the Members of the Palestine Pub
lic Library
The following new books have been
received at the Library and are now
ready for distribution among the
members
For Adults
History of the United States From
the Revolution to the Civil War
seven volumes McMasters
The Rule of Three Eastbrook
Flamsted Quarries Waller
Kilmeny of the Orchard Montgom
ery
The Forsaken Inn Green
Polly of the Circus Mayo
The Rosary Barclay
The Rose In the Ring A Evans
The Girl of the Limberiost Porter
The Circular Staircase Rinehart
Master of the Vineyard Reed
At the Mercy of Tiberius Evans
Going Some Beach
Doctors Christmas Eve James
Lane Allen
For Children
Mary Ware In Texas Anna Fel
lows Johnston
Dave Porter of Star Ranch Strat
meyer
Little Women Alcott
Ozma of Oz Baum
Rover the Farm Dog
The Imprisoned Midshipman Sea
wellBrave
Brave Little Peggy Rhodes
The Adopting of Rosa Marie Ros
enkln
Five of the Alger Books
Two of the Henty Books
The ladies in charge of the Library
invite the attention of parents to the
books that have been purchased for A coatei tongue roul breath and
the children and we believe that they cioggetl condition in the bowels sug
justify every family in our city to be
come a member of the Palestine Pub
lic Library and a membership in it
would be a very appropriate Christ
mas present to any deserving boy or
girl
Mrs A G Greenwood
Chairman Purchasing Committee
Dont forget to use a little Prickly
Ash Bitters whenever the stomach or
bowels are disordered It quickly cor
rects such troubles and makes you
feel bright and cheerful Bratton
Drug Co Special Agents
A Junior Santa Claus
Master Ben Greenwood as is his
usual custom came to the Herald of
fice this morning in the role of Santa
Claus and brought a great quantity
of toys and clothing for little tots
Ben is one of the best Santas in town
and never forgets the other little boys
and girls His gifts will make many
others happy
Funding Notes Called In
Holders of the funding notes of the
city of Palestine due Jamuny 2 1910
are hereby notified to present same
at maturity at the city secretarys
office for payment Interest will stop
from date of maturity
Attest A L Bowers Mayor
S P Allen City Secretary 22Ct
Herald want ads bring results
The Holidays are now almost upon us Holiday shopping has been commenced earlier this season
than usual Still there are thousands of items yet to be bought either for your own personal use or as
presents to friends So many things may be found that are splendid for presents and at the same
time both useful and needful Our Big Storeoffers an unusual and attractive assortment of this
class of merchandise
Big price reductions on many articles that we wish to close
Ladies9 < ReadytoWear
All our Ladies Suits Coats and Dresses at onethird off Remember the price has not been raised
and then a discount offered but you can buy your Suit Coat or Dress during the next two weeks at
exactly onethird less than we sold them at the regular price
BOYS UNION SUITS
40 dozen Boys heavy gray Union
Suits all sizes from 26 to 34 a good
garment at 25c our special price at
only 18cPor 2 garments for 35c
LookTheso Up
MENS HATS
Odds and Ends one or two of a kind
40 or 50 In all young mens fancy
Fur Hats nearly all sizes Gimbel
Bros and Beaver 300 Hats to close
at only each 225
Yours Very Truly
packages of each and especially do
we wish to call your attention to the
Candy question
Our claim is not that we have some
thing just ab good as sold but we
do absolutely claim to have > the finest
and best line of Chocolates on the
market If after trying a box f pf
Guth
Chocolates and Bon Bons you
do not find them a neater packagea
better Candy than ever before sold in
Palestine we will cheerfully refund
jou jour money Can you was j V
stronger guarantee than that Ttifsi
line can always be found at our store
Try it and see what real candy tastes
like
J D Smullen Co
232t The Druggists
Piano Tuning
I have done as much work the past
summer as I wanted to In fact f
have had to keep my tuning fork on
ice to keep it from melting but It is
getting some cooler now and if any
of my old customers want their pianos
tuned or any new customers will trust
re with their work I will be glad to
do it I guarantee my work and will
give entire satisfaction or money re
funded I have a limited time in
Palestine to do this work and have
no time to solicit so it you want me
to do your work just drop me a card
or leave orders with W H Kingsbury
or W E Swift and I will give the
matter prompt attention
Yours for good honest work
H M Jones
Box 81 1027tf
gehts the use of Prickly Ash Bitters
It is just suited for such ailments
Bratton Drug Co Special Agents
Special Notice
Will not the good citizens of the
town help to remove the rubbish from
the paved sidewalks I have appeal
ed to you so often that I have deter
mined on the first of January 1011
to send one of the city wagons up
and down all business streets and re
move all boxes barrels and such like
that are a nuisance
J II Grant
Commissioner on Sanitation
Palestine December 13 1910
Rainfall Yesterday
The weather bureau repoits a rain
fall jesterday of 1G5 inches The
rain was a slow one and most of it
soaked into the ground giving a
much needed seasoning to the earth
Christmas Exercises
Tho public is cordially invited
attend the Christmas exercises atl
Congregational church tomorrow
urday night and enjoy with
children the decorntions and pretty
tree loaded with beautiful gifts for the
little ones who are members of the
Sunday school If you want a seat
come before 7 oclock The program
will begin early in order to let he
children go home at the proper hour
Pastor
BED BLANKETS
Special Reductions on Bed Blankets
50 pairs Cotton Blankets at only per
pair 50 Cents
25 pairs Cotton Blankets 104 size
100 value at only per pair 89c
20 pairs All Wool Blankets 104 size
475 value at only per pair 425
20 pairs All Wool Blanekts 114 size
5 50 value at only per pair 495
Public library
Gets New Books
Candies and Cigars
Before considering the Christmas
shopping over dont overlook the
Candy and Cigar question We are as
usual ready for you in Christmas
Fletcher Got Life Sentence
The jury in the John Fletcher case
on trial for murder gave a verdict for
life sentence
The greatest danger from Influenza
is of its resulting in pneumonia This
can be obviated by using Chamber
lains Cough Remedy as it not only
cures influenza but counteracts any
tendency of the disease towards pneu
monia Sold by Bratton Drug Co
Grape Vines
Two year old Herbemont and Black
Spanish Grape Vines for sale well
rooted and fresh from the soil at
Wrights vineyard 112 Dewey street
Palestine Texas The wine from
these two varities took first premium
in San Antonio this year
17Gt W B Wright
FOR SALE
TWO HOUSES AND LOTS
120000
Will Pay For Themselves In
8 Years Time
In Any
Building and Uoan Association
and Pay
All Other Expenses
R N BUSH
Agent
SealShipped Oysters
W H Smith is receiving daily seal
shipped Oysters the best ever
brought to the city 3 dozen to sealed
can and absolutely free frqm contam
ination 35c a can Phone 10G3 17tf
You are Invited to inspect a large
assortment of Cut Glass at the Motley
Drug Company secured at low prices
and most suitable for Christmas giv
ing She will appreciate an elaborate
piece of Cut Glass or something neat
and dainty of design in Cut Glass
See our line get our prices 9tf
A QUESTION OF
ABSTRACTS
is very important in fact it is
everything when you go to buy a
piece of property You can only
afford one record and that is the
most complete one That is the
kind of record you get if we make
your abstract
Anderson County
Abstract Co
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YOU CAN IMPROVE
YOUR CONDITION BY A
HERALD WANT AD
JAS F BROOK
Link Building
ARCHITECT AND ENGINEER
Streets Sewers <
and Irrigation <
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Appal the Tailor
The Latest In Woolens The Best In
Trimmings Reliable Workman
ship Correct Cutting
SATISFACTION MUST BE YOURS
Mena Department at End of Hall Wo
mens Department at Head of 8talr
OVER PALESTINE NATIONAL
BANK
A Puzzling Question 1
Where to buy that new suit We
suggest that you pay us a visit and
see the suits we are now selling
We believe you will then be satisfied
that you can get the best value here
for your money We have a line of
neckwear that cannot be duplicated
Wm Branegan Co
CALL ON
OLD TOWN
For Dry Goods and Notions ana
McCALL PATTERNS
An Incxpci fenced Plumber
will destroy and waste where an ex
perienced one will save and this is why
a first class Plumber is the cheapest in
the end
We Know Our Business
thoroughly and when we take hold of a
job of Plumbing you may have confi
dence that when it is done ifc will be
right in every detai
Jim REDWINE
Shop Cor Oak and John Sts
ACfllNERT
Should you need Cotton Ginning Cane Grinding Saw Mill or other
Machinery or repairs for same it matters not by whom made Dilleys
can save you time trouble or money perhaps all if you will consult
them You are desirious of building up Anderson County give proof of
it by first giving home factories employing home labor an opportunity
to serve you and then all things being equal give them the preference
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Call on or AddraOl
illey 3D Son
F > laitln < Taxai
1100 gallons Pure Ribbon Cane Syrup in buckets per gallon
In barrel per gallon
Georgia Cane Syrup per gallon
1 Pound Prices Baking Powder
Tea worth 65c per pound
Extra High Patent Flour
High Patent Flour
10 Pound Bucket Snowdrift Lard
5 Pound Bucket Snowdrift Lard
Cottolene Small Bucket
Cottolene Large Bucket
LOOK GOOD FOR CHRISTMAS
Let us clean and press your clothes
so you willl look good for Christmas
Everything we clean will be perfectly
sanitary for we inject hot steam in
to every garment we clean We can
also make you apair of trousers in eight
hours if you are in a rush We do all
kinds of altering on Ladies or Gentle
mens clothes Everything guaranteed
Have our wagon call
Tippers Giibreati
Phone
535
60c
5th
55c
35c
35c
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65c
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