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immtatu NEW SCRIES: VOLUME 13; No. 9 BARBOURVILLE, KY., FRIDAY, DECEMBER 29. 1922 ONE DOLLAR AND PIPTY CENTS A EAR IN ADVANCE i JUtttocott. 4 II j tL i. i -. J s ih M k'f OVF1CER THOUGHT MURDERED, .TUDOR J, J. TYK PLEASED BODY TUX ON TRACKS . OVER' QUIET CHRISTMAS I HAZARD ICY., Dee. 22. Deputy Wfth the exception of a few gen Sheriff Bob Kapler was found dead oral pranks and the taking of a gun on a railroad track at Walker's from one Individual, Christmas Branch, near his home this morn- passod In a quiet, orderly manner, tug. At least one train had passed which brought pleasure to the City over the body Thursday night, Judge, J. J. Tyo. There was not a officers "bellevo. An Investigation is drunk charged so far as we have under way y a. been able to ascertain and the ab- NaplerigBolIovod by authorities sence of liquor has been a mattor of to have beerf killed and the body favorablo comment and appreciation placed on tho track, evidence among our citizens, having bonn found that the body Chester Halo In a spirit of Ohrist was dragged sevoral feet and put on maa eihuberance flred oft his pistol tho tracks. nn(1 Judge Tye suggested a $10 spot His pistol had four empty shells and trimmings as about right, in if m i. ,i.i m. m Dill Jones forgot that a muffler on his machlno was worth $15 and costs. Uoll Jordan, Will Jackson and Charlie Lewallen paid $5 for a Are cracker Christmas and Bill Clark Hughes $8.50. Geo. Bright was fined $1.00 and costs for breach of tho peace. The case against W. A. Drlttaln for the alleged carrying of a pistol thodlst episcopal Church w" not, trIed, n1d U J9 ftrobabW ho Chrl.lir.ii. program last W,U wa,ve trIal ,n tho clty court' JOHN LAWSOX GIVEN and soveral small children. Ho is the fourth officer to have mot death in this county since last Juno. The others were Deputy Sheriff R. J. Crawford, Deputy Sheriff James , Holiday and Policeman Holland. Lexington Leader METHODIST CIiniSTMAS Tho M held its Sunday night. It was tho children's night In a real sense. Tho program tonslstcd of recitations, dialogues ! anu songs uy me cmiuren. Alter their part was finished the friend of all the children appeared, Santa Claus. He greeted personally n largo number of his friends and af terwards, distributed gifts to all. The "little boys" of Professor Will Faulkner's class were especially do lighted nnd showed their faith In Santa when he called them to re ceive their gifts. II YEARS MANCHESTER, Ky. Dec. 23. John LawBon, indicted for the mur der of ihls half brother, Toby Law son, was sentenced to confinement In tho stato penitentiary for twenty one years yesterday, at a special session of the Clay Circuit Court, presided over by Judge A. T. W. Locals nrT ffsw lAgoca mm ton fffiMS .. John Mum Umt4 Into Hen I fl j1ifcr- PlppqsitnnpcUdlTTuidr. , njjnf " (Atuxnywula II , I Sm Arithritlw, our l4l firm. WWflfflW I for ltltudUii winter. l-" ' ,& jg'?yv jst ftnyti or tto!n Our pet Knil! I Judfltif trom thDl dtnund for est Libera! reward If rrhmwd to Kir lbarr.il there must bo eonridenblt OwnwCrop.Adi!roiR.F.D.No.S. I Ifetmtntitlo'i join on around theM L Iparut. opinet O u. tho grocer. HEAD OF COAL COMPANY MAKES OFFICIAL STATEMENT Henry Ford is negotiating for the purchase of coal land, mining plants and equipment of the Pond Creek Coal Company In Plko County, Ken tucky was nnnounced in New York CHRISTMAS TREK AT THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH On Saturday evening both young and older members of the Presby terian Sunday School gathered at the church where a beautiful Christ mas awaited them. After appropri- by T, B. Davis, president o fthe coal ate exercises, Santa Claus appeared concern, who said negotiations will on the scene, not with his reindeer bo completed before tho end of the j and sled which ho had boon using year. Davis said die Issued tho. in the north, nnd which got stuck statement in view of rumors curront 'in tho mud on the other side of tho in the press and In "order that our mountain. However, he wore some stockholders might be correctly in formed about what is transpiring." He said all company lands and equip ment In Plko county are concerned In the pending transaction. Mid- dlesboro Dally News. MAMMONS-GROSS X COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS TREE A delightful community Christ mas celebration was held at tha home of Judge and Mrs. F. D. Samp son, Saturday night, there being some 175 people present. The tree was set In tho woods at tho back of tho homo and poople camo from as for ns Hcldrlck to attend tho short service by Rev. Jno O Gross and to receive gifts of fruits nnd caudles. FIroworks were a part of the cele- CRACK-A-JACK HASKETI1ALL GAME BAPTIST CURCH A man was killed as th result of a .blow with n club. Hfs skull was Yrw11( frfiiitnt-nl lint Vtn llvorl mm The most rapid growing Sunday than,n week a"orwards. Louisville SclyjoMn SoutlMsiern Kentucky Heral1- Invites you to meet with us a few Manning. The defense tried to show that Toby drew a revolver on John lrut!on, which while enjoyed by all, and hit him with a stick. Tho slain ;was particularly staged for the youngsters. This has become an annual affair at the Sampson home end Is eagerly looked forward to by the people of tho community as Christmas draws near. more weeks at B. B. I. eaqh Sunday 9:45 A.M. There is a place for the I "whole family In this Sunday School. 6P. M.-AH the B. Y. P. U.'S "Learnlng to Servo" 11 A. M. and 7 P. M. the pastor will bring some worthwhile mes- 1 CANTATA AT HIGH SCHOOL On Saturday evening Mrs. Geo. F. Tinsley and Mrs. W. H. Buck pre sented some forty young foll:3 nnd tiny tots In a comic cantata which proved very entertaining. Tho costumes were both pretty sages. You will receive a hearty wel- and appropriate and tho stage was carefully arranged. The theme was the search for tho Christmas spirit come to these services. If you want to wear a smile that will not come off it must have Its foundation underneath the surface, deep down in too heart. No heart which had In some mysterious way been mislaid. Wealth, Fame, RIche3 DOUBLE WEDDING A beautiful social affair of last woek was the doublo wedding sol emnized Friday, December 22nd 'at tho home of Mr. and Mrs. George W. Tyo, at which time Miss Ltlydale Tyo became the bride of Mr. Robert D. McDade, and Miss Mary Agnes Heldrtck the bride of Mr. Thomas L. O'Hara. If the National Guard always acts with tho same pep its members dis played against U. C. Academy Thursday of last week It will crown itself with distinction. While tho Guards lost by one point, 6-7, they tied U. C. all along tho lino until toward tho close of the game. Tho gaino was clean and fast and should bo repeated. Tho girls of Darbourville High School alto played a finu game against U. C. Academy and though the score wan 10 to 1 against them they showed lots of class and are game losers. CANTRILL FOR GOVERNOR and Laughter could not produce It. ,lng out the Christmas ldoa. Before Tho spacious home was decorated with potted plants and holly, carry-'much Interested in the coming cam- In another section of tho Advo cate will bo found tho platform of Congressman Cantrlll who is in the race for Governor. As the first gun fired, it will bo of great Interest to the Democrats of Knox County who are thus given an opportunity to study tho issues Involved In tho rase. It will bo read with Interest. There is no question, since the race seems to promise to bo a hot one. Republicans who aro themselves The marrlago of John D. Gross, of Barbourvlllo. and Miss Nannie Hammons, of GIrdler, Ky. was sol emnized at Cumberland Gap Dec ember 17. Miss Hammons Is tho daughter of Dock Hammons, prominent farmer and citizen, of GIrdler while Mr. Gross Is a valued employee In both clerical and freight department of the L&N R.R. at Barbourvlllo. Mr. Gross was a staunch soldier during the crisis of the World Wor, following tho Stars and Stripes Into the battlo field of France and upon his return .has been an active member of tho American Legion. His soldier comrads and their many friends wish them a happy and succssful union. of the bells Just to prove he was the real thing. Ho assisted in the dis tribution of tho treats which were greatly enjoysd. Miss Roberta Colo, w.ho is homo from the College of Music, Cincin nati, sang "Silent Night" to the de light of her aildlenee. OLD FOLKS DINNER IIUTCIIINS-EbSON Miss Lucy Hutchlns, of Bailey's Switch, and Mr. Osro E. Edson. of Kokomo, Ind, were married at Cum berland Gap, Tenn. Dec. 25. Miss Hutchlns is one of Knox County's best women while Mr. Edson Is a progressive farmer and business man of Kokomo. Their many friends here and elsewhere, wish them tho greatest of Joy in their married life. can be truly happy that 13 not right Santa, the embodiment of Lovo, was the ceremony Mrs. Charles F. Rath- wlth God and one's fellow-men. Tjie Baptist Church Is seeking to make it their constant employment j to bring people into such happy re lationships. "Come thou with us and we will do thee good." the only one who found it and dls- ton sang beautifully "Because" and tributed It to everyone "A11 for You." Promptly at twelve Much of the music was catchy o'clock to the strnlns of the wed- palgn for tho governorship will study Congressman Cantrlll's plat form for future reference. Tho Advocate is open to men of HARLAN BARBOURVILLE HIGn Friday at Harlan, our hig,h school boys played a fast gamo with Har lan, tho result being 14 to 9 In fovor of Harlau. The Lyon Brothers were stars for Harlan. Wells, Mayhew, Jones and Calvin Guyer did good goal pitching on fouls and tho rest of the team played fine ball. Tho presence of a gymnasium would WORK ON L &N and well sung. Mrs. Buck and Mrs. Tinsley deserve groat credit for being able to present such a pro gram in so short a time and with so little "fuss." Wo want to make special men ding march from Lohengrin, played by Mrs. C. P. Kennedy, the bridal party descended tho stairs. First came Miss Jewel Tye In a gown of gold velvet and Spanish laco and carrying a bouquet of J. M. Parker of PInevlIlo, engi neer of the L&N track construction was here Tuesday. Ho reports work already begun at Wallsend and ex pects work to bo general all along the track within 30 days, which will turn considerable money loose in this section. Mr. Parker hoped to find a home in Barbourvlllo but was unable to do so. tion of three of tho boy voices: tho sweetheart roses and violets; then gown of young son of Mr. and Mrs. T. D. Tinsley can sing and always has. His solo wa3 a treat. Then Harry Marshall, as "Blllie" .exhibited a fine voice which It is hoped will not be neglected. Lewis Haun, as Ree dicklus, did the comic part like an old timer and he can sing anything that has time and tune with his feet too, at times. SLOW COLLECTIONS Profits, in any business, drpend upon hew frequently money can be "turned over" at a protlt. Slow coUectlonsI always mean loss. Tho First Natloiuil Bank, s a MEMBER of tho FED ERAL RESERVE SYSTEM, commands the extensive col lection facilities which tills great association has (IovcIoihkI Its customers prollt because of this, oven ns they enjoy tlui additional protection duo to federal as well as stuo supervision. Honor Roll Bank We Pay 4 on Certificates of Deposit xFIRST NATIONAL BANK BARBOURVILLE, KENTUCKY CAPITAL PAID IN FULL SURPLUS FUND 9CO.000.00 850,000.00. k Miss Lllydale, wearing a green chiffon and silver brocade, carrying a bride's bouquet of roses and lllle3 of tho valley, leaning upon the arm of her father. Miss Druscllla Tyo, charpiing in a nas turtium panuo velvot and with a bouquet of roses and violets, camo next followed by Miss Heldrlck, on the arm of her father. Miss Heldrlck was lovely In a gown of sapphire blue panne velvet and bou quet of bride's roses nnd lilies. either party, who may wish to use j stimulate sport. KIwanIs please note. us columns, sucn naving Been tno policy of tho management for the J past four years. Its stand is that every citizen, whatever his party, has a right to tho use of tho press. GRAND JURY A BUSY ONE The following men served as grandjurymen for tho Circuit Court Just closed. John Bolton, J. D. Faulkner, E. E. Sawyers, John Jones, Clifton McNeil, Mrs. James Bullock, J. M. Wilson, Pless Bryant, Pallas Burton, Murphy Cannon, W. J. Baysand P. D. Baker. Including some 250 or more Indictments for failure to send their children to sohool there were over 500 indlct- valley ments. It is gratifying to know that 'only about 50 cases were liquor Mr. McDade, attended by Mr. P, D. Black, as best man, and Mr, O'Hara. attended by Mr. Charles F. or 15 felonies Heldrlck, Jr., met their brides be- j The court rondored about $7000 foro an Improvised altar of ferns, worth of Judgments in the shape of above which was suspended a wed-'fine3t most of these penalties ding boll of holly and mistletoe. The parrying also from 10 days to 6 beautiful ring ceremony was used .months Jail sentence. ThoJury went with Rev. Arthur A. Ford, of the ' the limit in all cases and It is grati Christian Church, officiating. tying to know that tho representee After tho ceremony the guest3, of , measures being employed aro great of whom one hundred and eight had jiy reducing the liquor cases in the rogisterod, were served a delightful county. Number 1 Jury consisted of luncheon. Mrs. W. R. Hughes. Mrs. C. C. Miss Lllydale, who Is tho youngest Smith, Mrs Elizabeth Halo, Mrs. METHODIST CHURCH The regular services will be held at the usual .hours, 11 A.M. and 7 P.M. Sunday School at 9:30 A. M. Tho W. F. M. S. meets Wednesday afternoon, January 3rd. The Ladies Aid meets Friday afternoon, Janu ary 5th, at the homo of Mrs. Jor dan Miller. Tho winter revival cam palgn will begin January 14th. Dr Guy Wilson, conference evangelist of the Maine conferenco will bo in charge. Send tho Advocate to your friend. On Christmas Day Mr. and Mrs. George Faulkner reversed the gen- oral custom and entertained the old folks," most of them related to tho family. About twenty were Invited but a few were not present on account of sickness. Tho guests were: Mrs. J. D. Faulkner, great grand mother of little Paul Mitchell. Mrs. Katherlne Valentine, also great grandmothor of little Paul, and v. ho refused to have her plc turo taken on account of her age, but she was held down by the bon net strings and tho picture was suc cessfully made. Mrs. Kato Ballard, who when a "gal" could climb a tree like a squirrel. Mrs. Henry Tye, who used to ride a mule without saddle or bridle. Mrs. Hugh Smith, affectionately known as "Aunt Sis." Mrs. R. Vermillion. Mrs. Carrie Faulkner, an expert swimmer when a "gal." Mrs. Foley and Mrs. John Catron who entertained for the benefit of the Methodist Church at one time with their spinning wheels. Uncle BUI Cecil, the oldest one in tho crowd, told about a fight he saw once, but ho must have left for he never told how It ended. Arch Fuller, Josephus Moore, I. D. Faulkner, A. C. Vaughn, for whom tho writer will testify to the whereabouts of some of this crowd at a shakedown at his home. His mother made him sit on tho stair steps where he could see and not be seen as ho was too young for the crowd. The dinner was magnlflclent, well cooked and gracefully served. It will never bo forgotten. Blue Grass folks can't beat It and I know. There were some "sheep's eyes" cast among some widows and wi dowers present but it might spoil it all to tell. All will wish that Mr. and Mrs. Faulkner may live to enjoy similar blessings. A GUEST. Poison In Bee's Sting. Ifce secretion of a honey bee's sting Is nbout six-thousandths of a grain, two-thirds of lilrh Is water. The rest In thp " cases about the samo number of .cold check cases and only some 10 daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Georgo W, Tye, and Miss Mary Aguo3, tho daughtor of Mr. and Mrs. Charles F. Heldrlck, are both beautiful and accomplished young ladles, popular with a host of friends. Mr, McDado and Mr, O'Hara aro promising young business men of sterling worth. After a trip thru the west tho young couples will be at home in Barbourvlllo. The Advocate Joins in wishing ithem a long and happy married life. Whero will Barbourvlllo years from' now? ' the answer today. Llda Messer, K. F. Davis, B. P. Walker, Fletcher Dozlor, E, J. Wyrlck, W. M. Mosser. Mrs. Oeo. Nowman, Esom Englo nnd B. P. Carey. Jury number 2: H. B. Helton Jas. Braughton, W. M. Mills, Joe Tuggle, Janjos Durham. Joe Bright, Jamej Bullock, Abe Carnes. F. Mi Reese. Joe Cottlnglm, J. D. Evans and Gilbert Mills. Tho Indictments for passing cold checks will call for more care on the part of the citizens who givo checks through lack of business be ten knowledge or thru carolessness as You are writing to the state of their accounts at tho ' ' time, the check was given. An Old Chinese Proverb "IF YOU WALK ON SNOW YOU CAN NOT HIDE YOUR FOOTPRINTS. A PROVERB IN THE MAKING "IF YOU ARE THRIFTLESS YOU CAN NOT HIDE THE FACT" Traces of a thriftless habit will inevitably ?hov up with the result that you will always be hard up while you are making money and be a charge up on charity or relatives when you cannot earn. THE UNFAILING SIGN OP THRIFT IS A SAVINGS ACCOUNT Open j our account today with $1.00 or more, we pay you 4 and all taxes on Savings Accounts. Maybe you would like to have $1,000 in ten years from now if you live, or if you die you would like your loved ones to have the $1,000 at your death, if so then THE VICTORY SAVINGS ACCOUNT IS THE ANSWER THE NATIONAL BANK OF JOHN A, BLACK A 3 .