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" Rapid changes of temperature are hard on the toughest constitution. The conductor passing from the heated inside of a trolley car to the icy temperature of the platform—the canvasser spending an hour or so in a heated building and then walking against a biting wind—know the difficulty of avoiding cold. Scott's Emulsion strengthens the body so that it can better withstand the danger of cold from changes of temperature. It will help you to avoid taking cold. t <*5< ALL DRUGGISTS» 50c. AND $1.00. \ NOTES FROM ALPHABA We have a good full school here tinder the management of Prof. Shands Jones and Miss Enna Allen. ."S. P. Hurt bought the John Massey place last week from H. "W. Shaw. Hugh Massey, who bad formerly bought it, let Mr. Shaw have it back. 'There are several cases of mumps about here. Will Gaines, * Joe Bledsoe and wife and others around have them. Arthur Gaines says he "has been insposed to •them. Mrs. Bettie Greer, wife of W. <3. Greer, and two little daugh ters, Eunice and Gladys, left last ■week to visit her daughter, Mrs. Annie Lee Mitchell, near Gulf port. They are to be gone sever al weeks. Mrs. ^ladaway, who has been living on R. G. Morgan's place, lias recently moved to Willis Moore's place. W. T. Mi Her and others are ^getting impatient about their tel •ephone line being connected with the exchange at Hernando. Sam Sneed, our li. F. D. mail *rider, has a rough old time carry ing the mails over the bad roads. H. L. Franklin, of the firm of Franklin & Massey, of Wakefield, was seen going west last Sunday. Wonder what port he was making :£or. - Hunters Take Notice All hunting will be dealt with according to law on any lands owned or controlled by us. R. M. Banks, W. B. Boone, Geo. Banks. 11-16 2m AV. C. KNIGHT W. T. WALKER W. C. KNIGHT & COMPANY COTTON FACTORS 20 S. FRONT ST. MEMPHIS, TENN. Expert handlers of Long Staple and Bender Cotton. Consignments Solicited. Warehouse: 420 South Main Street. Sternberger, Mallory & Co. Cotton Factors and Commission Merchants. COTTON CONSIGNMENTS SOLICITED. 82 South Front St. Memphis, Tenn. « Wilkinson & Carro COTTON CO. COTTON FACTORS — 104 So. Front St. Memphis, Tenn. * Subscription Renewals. J. S. Hudnall, Kelly; Jefferson Spencer, Bright; Mrs. S. H. Fogg, Horn Lake; E. fe. Nichols, Eudo ya; Z. H. Wheeler, Memphis; M. A. Jackson, Love; G. W. Nail, Hernando; Geo. Wood, Hernando; C. A. Worthy, Nesbitt; J. H. Moore, Senatobia; T. W. Nesbit, Hernando; R. R. Scott, Horn Lake; J. D. Nail, Hernando; R. P. Funderburk, Cockrum; M. C. Dickson, Horn Lake; W. R. Baker, St. Joseph, La ; L. L. Jones, Cub Lake; W. H. Poley, Days; J. H. Bosden, Rienzi, Miss. BUSINESS LOCALS Notices under this head will he published for one cent per word each issue. Send money with copy. FOR SALE. One horse, one buggy, and one 1-horse wagon. Apply to YV. B. Lambeth, Hernando. For Sale One extra good saddle horse. A. P. Meriwether, Hernando. 2-3t THIS is to notify all parties who are indebted to the linn of T. B. Miller, bankrupt, at Cock rum, whose claims are not se cured, that unless such accounts are paid by the first of February, 1907, suit will be brought to col lect same. Settlement can be made with W. L Kerr, Cockrum, or the undersigned. J. L. Skelton, Hernando. F. C. Holmes. J E. Holmes Holmes & Holmes, Attorneys ✓ aGLaw. Practices In all the Courts of DeSoto and adjoining Counties. Communication From an Immortal. E litor Times-Promoter: Enclosed you will please find draft on Senatohia Bank for two dollars. You will please place this amount to my credit. One dollar is on last year's subscrip tion, the other is a renewal. We cannot get along without your paper, as it gives all the news of the county every week. Yours respectfully, J. H. Moore. Execution Sale. Martin Phillips & Company vs. S. S. Payne. No. 11*00. in tho Circuit Court of Desoto County. Mississippi. Under and by virtue of an execution issued io the above styled cause by It. F. B. Logan, clerk of said court, on the 20th day of Decem ber. 1906. and directed to me. commanding that of the goods, chattels, land and tene ments of the said S. S. Payne that I cause to ho made the sum of $1239.37, judgment ren dered in said cause vs. said Payne, with in terest and cost due thereon, in favor of the said Martin Phillips Sc Company: and I. J. P. Withers, sheriff of said county, having levied said execution on the following described property of said S. S. Payne, on the 26th day of December. 1906. towit: The north east quarter of south west quarter of Section 14, Township 2. Kange6. west, in DeSoto county. Mississippi, will on Monday the 4th day of Feb. i:»7. within legal hours, at the east door of the court house, in said county, at public auction, to the highest bidder for cash, ex pose for sale and sell said land to satisfy said judgment and cost. Witness my signature this tho 31st day of December, 1906. J. P. WITHERS. Sheriff. Non-Resident Notice. Mrs. Katie E. Nance et al I No. 3091. vs. Cary Alsobrook et al The State of Mississippi. To Cary Alsobrook and Laurence Alsobrook. minors, whose residence and post office ad dress is Alamo, Tennessee: and to Bank of Commerce and Trust Company, guardian, of 'said minors, whose residence and post office address is Memphis. Tennessee. You are commanded to appear before the Chancery Court of the County of DeSoto. in said State on the 4th Monday ot March, 1907. to defend the suit in said court of Mrs. Katie E. Nance et al. wherein you are defendant. A proceeding for sale of land for division. Jany. 9. 1907. N. E. WILROY, Clerk. Holmes & Holmes. Solicitors for Complainant Non-Resident Notice. A. .T. Coopwood et al, Complainant, vs. Flinn Coopwood et al. No. 3093. The State of Mis sissippi. To Anna Coopwood. A. P. Boyd, Barber Coop wood, John D. Coopwood, Tom Strickland, W. O. Strickland, l)r. Sturdivant, Tom Bai loy, Clide Bailey, Banks Bailey, and Babe Scruggs, whose residence and post office address are unknown: J. L. Coopwood. whose residence and post office address is Germantown. Tenn.; Mrs. Baby Louder milk, and Miss T. A. Strickland, whose res idence and post office address is Magazine. Logan county. Ark.; Henry Matthews, whoso residence and post office address is Memphis, Tenn.; John Norfleet, whose resi dence Tenn. whose residence and post oflice address is Germantown, Tenn. You are commanded to appear before the Chancery Court of the county of DeSoto. in said State on the 4th Monday of March, 1907, to defend the suit in said court of A. J. Coop wood et al. complainants,Iwlierein you are de fendants. A proceeding for sale of land for partition. Jan. 10, 1907. and post officejaddress is Collierville, : Lavina Davis and Kemp Strickland, i'. E. WILROY. Clerk. R. E. L. Morgan. Solicitor for Complainant. Non-Resident Notice. Miltor Lee ; No. 3098. vs. Clara Lee The State of Mississippi. To Clara Lee, whose residence and post office address is not certainly known, but suppos ed to be Vincent. Crittenden county. Ark.: You aro commanded to appear before the Chancery Court of the County of DeSoto. in said State, on the 4th Monday of March, 1907, to defend the suit In said Court of Milton Lee. wherein you are defendant. A proceeding for a divorce. Jan. 9, ]907. J. R. Tipton, Solictor for Complainant. N. E. WILROY. Clerk. Notice to Creditors. A. D. Lauderdale, Dcc'd.. J. n. Lauderdale, Admr. O. T. A. Letters of admisistration were Issued to me on the 4tli day of January, 1907. in the above styled cause, by the clerk of the Chancery Court of DeSoto County. Mississippi, and Call creditors of said estate- are hereby notified to probate and register their claims against said estate within 12 months from this date or they will be forever barred. Witness my signature, this the 10th day of J. R. LAUDERDALE. Admr. C. T. A. Farley & Lauderdale, Sol's, for Compl't. Jan., 1907. To the Family arid Friends of the Dead in DeSGto County: I have qualified as County Ad ministrator for DeSoto county under bond of $5,000, and am ready to administer all estates of decedents in the county, By giv ing me the business you will not have to . make Administrator's bonds or pay attorney's fees, only commissions are allowed. Your business solicited. J. R. Tipton, County Administrator. Hugh Foster —INSURANCE— LONG DISTANCE TELEPHONES: OFFICE - - 32-2 RESIDENCE 32-3 & * ❖ R. P. COOKE * * General Insurance Agent. Fire. Tornado. Life. * * * €>• » «> & CAPITAL REPRESENTED, $30,000,000 I respectfully solicit the business of this and adjoining counties. All kinds of insurable property underwritten by me. I guarantee rates and will give fair adjustment. *> * & * * * JOHN MCGRATH & CO. Cotton Factors and Commission Merchants NOS. 18 A 20 S. FRONT ST. WAREHOUSE, Wintler & Brahan's Shed, Corner Main and Calhoun Streets. Memphis, Tenn. J. L. COOKE. W. B. GRAY. GEORGE GRAHAM Cotton Salesman. COOKE, GRAY St CO. =COTTON FACTORS OFFICE: 94 SOUTH FRONT ST. , CUMB. PHONE 4509 WAREHOUSE: 508 to 526 SOUTH MAIN STREET. % Liberal Advances on Consignments and Expert Service Guaranteed. MEMPHIS, TENN. CUMBERLAND TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH CO. (XXCORFOKATS9) Long distance lines and telephones of this Company enable you to talk almost ' anywhere In Southern Indiana, Southern Illinois, Kentucky, Tennessee, Mississippi and Louisiana. We can put you in quick and satisfactory communication with the people of this great section of the country. We solicit your patronage. Rates reason able. Equipments and facilities unsur passed. JAMES £. CALDWELL. Fregi.leiit & Gen'l Manager. ctH A A LELAND HUME. Sec'y & Aaa't Gen'l Mgr. T. D. WEBB. Treuarar. DOCKERY & DONELSON COTTON FACTORS and Commission Merchants COTTON CONSIGNMENTS SOLICITED MEMPHIS, TENN. 48 SOUTH FRONT it. It. Douglass. r E. B. Djulas* DOUGLASS BROS. Cotton Factors 116 S. Front Street. Warehouse--399 to 441 S. Main St. Memphis, Tenn SSI h jV\< A~ ■' J.W.WYNNE. "WE NEVER BUY COTTON?' iW.E [ c OTTjj|)N | ' OFFICE ^SALESROOM 105 SOUTH FRONT ST. - L WAREHOUSE 506™528 SOUTH MAIN ST. ! |LIBERAL ADVANCES MADE (j|jCOMSIGjJMENTS .LOVE. [( to f. m 5] C. W. HUSSEY & CO. Cotton Factors and Commission Merchants 78 South Front St Telephone 3010--Y. Shed on Gayoso Street. MEMPHIS, - - TENN. Your Business and Consignments Solicited. BYNUM-BLACK CO. ...CRAIN DEALERS ■ ■ ■ Car Lots or Less. Your Business Solicited. , \ 42 N. Front St. Memphis, Tenn.