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Pinkham’s Vegetable Compound
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Change of Life and
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> A/ter a hard day—
relieve the ache and tension of
overstrained muscles with Sloan’s.
Pat it on gently. You don’t have
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I your druggist today—35 cents. It
will not stain.
Sloan’s Liniment kills pain!
♦> -itual Constipation Cured
in 14 to 21 Days
•UA-FOS WITH PEPSIN” is a specially
■» spared Syrup Tonic-Laxative for Habitual
Constipation. It relieves promptly but
should be taken regularly for 14 to 21 days
to induce regular action. It Stimulates and
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Time is the test of truth. And
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who suffers backache, or annoying
urnary ills can remain unconvinced
by this twicetold testimony.
J. L. Bray, machinist, 504 Edgefield
St., Water Valley, says: “My back
was in a bad condition and my kid
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up often at night to pass the kidney
secretions which were colored. I had
blinding, dizzy spells and could see
spots in front tf my eyes. Doan’s
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No Worms in a Healthy Child
All children troubled with Worms have an un
healthy color, which indicates poor blood, and as a
rule, there is more or less stomach disturbance.
liKUVE'S TASTELESS chill TONIC given regularly
for two or three weeks will enrich the blood, im
prove the digestion, and act as a General Strength
ening Tonic to the whole system. Nature will then
throw off or dispel the worms, and theChild will be
In oerfe< t he*Itb <“t>l«M»«»nt to tpkeC She per bottle
NOTICE OF CO-OPERATIVE
Notice is hereby given that a co
operative shipment of live stock from
Water Valley will be made on Tues
day Oct. 3Dth. List your stock early
and bring corn to feed your hogfs.
—H. L. COLEMAN, Mgr.
Farm Bureau, Water Valley.
The conversion of steamships and
railway locomotives from coal to oil
burners is making rapid strides in the
shipping industry throughout the
A GOOD PHYSIC. *
When you want physic that is mild
and gentle in effect, easy to take and
certain to act, take Chamberlain’s
Tablet* They are excellent.
Chancery Clerk, Doss E. Parks is
confined to his home account of ill
Mrs. F. H. Monroe is at the Orford
hospital where she is receiving treat
Mrs. Tom Myers returned Sunday
night from a week’s visit with
relatives and friends at Tupelo, Miss.
If you are sick or ailing Chiro
practic brings relief. Office over
Goodwin’s Store, Water Valley, Miss.
Mr. Jerry Dodge of Memphis, is
spending the week in the city the
guest of Mr. Everett' Cock and other
Mrs. H. G. Tarbert is spending a
few days this week with friends at
Grenada, and also “taking in th
Now is the time to put out onion
sets for early onions. You will
find them at the Farm Bureau Sto;c
on Main Street.
Mrs. John H. Wagner left Monday
afternoon on a four weeks’ visit
to New York, Chicago and other
northern and eastern cities.
Mr. W. L. Gill, a former citizen
and businessman of this city, is spend
ing the week in the city the guest of
friends. Mr. Gill is now located
at El Dorado, Ark., where ha is in the
Miss Lottie Brown is having a neat
little bungalow home built on Calhoun
street. The foundation and frame
work of the new structure is up and
work is progressing rapidly on the
Just received a car load of ne'v
Cotton Seed Hulls and Cotton Seed
Meal. Hulls at 85c per hundred;
8 per cent meal at $2.65—FARM
Mr. J. B. Bagwell of Kansas City,
Mo., spent the fore part of Jhe week
in the city the guest of his aunt, Mi-s.
Susie Ellard. This is the first visit
Mr. Bagwell made his aunt for the
past 35 years.
Messrs. W. W. Frost, G. L. Gaf
ford, Lee Wilson and Ll^yd Brown,
delegates representing Curtis Pas?
Post American Legion National
Convention held in San Francisco,
returned home yesterday.
Mr. asd Mrs. W. H. Myers returned
Saturday night from a 10 days visit
with relatives and friends at Cen
tralia, 111., Mr. Myers’s old home town
which he left some 35 years ago.
Mr. and Mrs .Myers report a most
enjoyable visit with their old time
Rev. J. E. Hobson of the Central
Mississippi Presbytery announced
Sunday that he has accepted a call
to the pastorate of the Presbyterian
church at West Point. For the past
two years Dr. Hobson has been su
perintendent of home missions and
evangelism for the presbytery.
The contractors having charge,of
the building of the Jeff Davis High
way are here making preliminary ar
rangements to begin the construction
work on the road. They are hiring
many local men with teams besides
having a big outfit of their own and
expect to start actual work on the
grading the coming week.
The Bryant building on Main street
next to Byers & Co., is being
remodeled and concrete floor put
down, getting in shape to house the
Farm Bureau at an early date. The
Farm Bureau recently incorporated
as a stock company with capital of
$20,000 and when they get in the new
building will put in a complete stock
Mr. J. E. (Red) Myers got up
real early yesterday morning and
went to Grenada where he attended
the big County Fair. Red confided
to some close personal friends that
he was getting along in years at a
rapid rate and as he never had seen
a polo game played, he took this
golden opportunity of seeing the game
scheduled for that day at the fair.
Mr. F. A.* Martin of Philadelphia,
Miss., has 'purchased the Yalobusha
Creamery located at this place. Mr.
Martin is an experienced creamery
operator and expert butter-maker.
He has had charge *f the creamery at
Philadelphia for the past four years
and for four years prior to that time
he had charge of the A. &. M. cream
ery. We extend a cordial welcome
to Mr. Martin to our city.
Dr. H. R. Carr has resigned his
position with the Megee Tubercular
Sanitorium and has returned to Water
Valley to live and practice his profes
sion. Dr. Carr has purchased the
Ed Goodwin house on Wagner Street
where he will reside with his family
while his offices will be in the same
rooms he formerly occupied over the
Knox Drug Store Co. Water Valley
extends a hearty welcome to Dr. Carr
and estimable family back to their
old home city. x
Mr. wuuam narvey ip v?p»ng'
Mr. Willie Armitage thi9 week at I
For earache, toothache, pains,
burns, scalds, sore throat, try Dr.
Thomas’ Eclectic Oil, a splendid
remedy for emergencies.
Screams of a woman frightened
bandits away from a meat market in
Water Valley. The woman is be
lieved to have ju9t priced the round
LOST:—A motor meter from Nash
car, Sunday night, Oct. 21st., near
Baptist Church or north on Center St.
Finder please return to this office and
Monday, Tuesday and Wadnesday
nights heavy killing frosts visited
this section, the first for this year.
It was so cold that ice formed at some
of the lower places in the section.
WANTED:—Man with car to sell
completa line low priced TIRES
AND TUBES. $100.00 per week.
STERLINGWORTH TIRE CO.,
Sterling, E. Liverpool, Ohio.
MISS MARY ALICE FROST
KILLED BY AUTO TRUCK
Grenada, Miss., Oct. 21.—Miss
Mary Alice Frost who was struck by
an automobile truck driven by Ernest
E. Penn last Monday evening, died
this morning at 2 o’clock in a hospital
at Oxford, where she was taken yes
terday in the hope of saving her life.
It was thought at first that her in
juries were not serious, but Friday
night complications developed and she
never rallied. Her body will be buried
in the cemetery at Coffeeville.
Miss Frost was lb years of age and
was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. G.
E. Frost. In the short time of her
residence in Grenada she had endear
ed herself to all who had come to
know her and her death has cast a
pall of gloom over the entire com
The accident occurred last Monday
evening when she was crossing the
street from the ^ark in the public
square to the northeast corner of the
square. Mr. Penn was driving north
and another car was approaching from
th ,■ Mr. Penn was blinded by
the I . f approaching car and
fai > , • the young woman in his
path. St • vevidently watching the
car coming from the north and did
not see the truck bearing down upon
Funeral Service* Held at Coffeeville
Coffeeville, Miss., Oct. 23.—Mary
Alice Frost, 19, was hurried yester
day afternoon in Shiloh Cemetery
near Coffeeville after one of the sad
dest and largest attended funerals
ever held in Coffeeville. Rev. G. A.
Baker, pastor of the local Methodist
Church, preached the funeral, which
was held in the church which was
literally filled to overflowing by a
large crowd of sorrowing friends.
Mary Alice died Saturday night, her
19th birthday, as a result of being
run over by a truck in Grenada on
Oct. 15. The floral offerings were
perhaps the most beautiful ever seen
here and attested the popularity of
the deceaseA She is survived by her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. E. Frost, a
brother, Mr. Wiiliam Frost, and a sis
ter, Martha Frost. She was a niece
of Yalobusha ycounty’s Sheriff, W. N.
Frost, and of Mrs. C. B. Fly, of this
NOTED STAGE SUCCESS •
FILMED BY FRED N1BLO
A famous stage play, Walter
Hackett’s “Captain Applejack,”
filmed under the title of “Strangers
of the Night,” is coming to the
Grand Theatre on Thursday. It has
been produced by Fred Niblo, who
directed “The Three Musketeers,”
“Blood and Sand” and “The Famous
Mr3. Fair," and in presented by Louis
B. Mayer through Metro. 0
Niblo was given free reign to
build magnificent settings and the
cast is made up exclusively of players
entitled to be classed as stars. Matt
Moore, Enid Bennett, Barbara La
Marr and Robert McKim have the
four principal roles while such fa
vorite* as Emily Fitzroy, Otto lloff
man, Mathilde Brundage and
Thomas Ricketts share honors in the
secondary group of popular players.
Ths story concerns a timid Brit
isher into whose life comes pirate
romance on the crest of a storm.
Bess Meredyth adapted the story' to
the screen and it was photographed
by Alvin Wyckoff.
HOW BETTER THAN PILLS?
The question has been asked-In
what way are Chamberlain’s Tablets
superior to the ordinary cathartic and
liver pills? Our answer is, they are
easier and more pleasant to take and
their effect is so gentle that one hard
ly realizes that it is produced by a
medicine. Then, they not only move
the bowels but improve the appetite
and strengthen the digestion.
Attendance And Honor Roll
W>t«r Valley Primary School—North
Loyde Lee Jeanett Barrett
Wayne Harris Ruth Mills
Everette Jenkins Lottie Aliver
Martha Lantrip Soo Mason
J. T. Cox Margaret Addington
Jack Erickson S. P* Wells
Mildred Wood Corline Logan
Eorl Clark Almo Bell
Ray Osborne * Lucile Gill
Margie Green Ruby Pass
Fannie Henderson Estell Patton
Lois Lynch Duette Watkins
Lora Low Earl Beall
Dean Wells Archie Tutor
FOURTH GRADE y
Lucille Patton Soo Gordon
Leo Mathis Robert Hood
Henry Woods Annie Mae Hendricks
Oilman Woods Reuel Sissel Jr.
Johnnie Brick Knox Edgar Weir
Ralph French Odell Street
John Skarpsalezos John Louis
Ellen Mae Douberley Virginia Fulps
Maxine Monroe Irene Bumgardner
Lee Russell Walker Tommy Tucker
Esther Ussery Paul Howell
Edwin W.llis Billy Moorman
Emmett Griffin Martha Lou Davis.
Oneita Cox Virginia Allen
E. A. Cleveland James Stewart
Lena Raley Jessie Lee Jones
Ida May Bass Hazel Mosby
Bertie Griffin Helen Wagner
James Benntee Paul Grantham
Nell Birdsong Roberta Murray
Louise Herron Annelle Perkins,
Gladys Henderson Wayne Alliston
Minnie Sims Pauline Worsham.
Henry Allen Louise Pearce
Jack Atkinson Merle Porter
Daltye Cleveland Virginio Waggon
Ruth Cooper Joe S. Whitehead
Myrtle Williams Susie Leon Woods.
Water Valley High School.
Varda Smith Beulah Elliot.
J. 0. Fly ^ Mary Lou Mauldin.
Margaret Jones Dee Gafford
Ruth Pate Raymond Holley
Mary Lou Hardy Rachel Tarver
A very solemn and pretty wedding
was that of Miss Julia Mae Hagedorn
and Mr. Walter H. Redish, of Jackson,
which was solemnized on Tuipday
at the First Baptist Church. Dr.
Greenoe preformer the ceremony.
The church was decorated with potted
ferns and bambo vine, forming an
arch of greenery from which was sus
pended a white wedding bell. Pre
vious to the ceremony, Miss Jaunita
Levy aang “At Dawning” and “I
Love You Truly.” Miss lone Ware
and Miss Eleanol Menger accompain
ed her. To the strains of Men
delssohn’s wedding march as the
bridal party entered. The ushers
were: Messrs. Pease Harmon, Shel
ton Nicholson. The bridesmaids
were: Miss Elizabeth Hagedorn
and Miss Helen Menger in rose and
orchid georgette gowns. The grooms
men followed. They were: Rfy".
0. W. Melton, Mr. Henry Allred.
Little Eloise Johnson looked like the
fairy disseminating happiness. She
carried a dainty satin pillow with the
two rings. A rose path was made
by Margaret McGowan and Flora
Garrett who acted as flower girls.
The bride was given in marriage by
her father, Idr. Adolph Hagedorn on
whose arm she entered. Her gown
was georgette over satin with pearl
garniture. After a reception at the
home where many beautiful presents
were displayed good byes were said
as Mr. and Mrs. Redish left for their
home in Jackson, amid the good wish
es for a life of happiness.—Vicksburg
If Quality counts anything
with you on Flour, Try a sack
of SWEET CLOVER, plain or
SILVER DAWN, Selfrising at
A. B. PORTER’S $1.05
EVERY SACK GUARANTEED.
LADY WAS IN A BAD FIX
FROM NERVOUS INDIGESTION
Biloxi, Miss.—“I had, for • year or
more, nervous indigestion, or some form
of stomach trouble," says Mrs. Alonzo
Ford, 1117 Clay Street, this city. “The
water I drank at that time seemed to
constipate me. I would sutler until 1 got
so nervous 1 wanted to get down on the
Door and rciL l felt like 1 could tear
“Every night, and night after night, I
had to take something for a laxative, and
it had to be kept up nightly. My side
would pain. I looked awful. My skin
was sallow and seemed spotted. I would
look at my hands and arms, and the flesh
“I happened to get a Birthday Almanac,
so 1 told rhy husband 1 would try the
Black-Draught, which 1 did. I took a
few big doses. 1 felt much better. My
Uver acted well. I made a good, warm
teaand drank it that way. Soon I found
that nervous, tight feeling was going, as
was the pam in my side. I found I did not
have to take it every night. Soon, after
a few wt-eks, I could leave it off for a
week or so, and 1 did not suffer with
constipation... I gained flesh. I have a
good color, and believe it was a stubborn
liver, and that Btack-Draught did the
"1 went to my mother's (Mr*. Deetara)
one day, and she wasn’t well at alt .. I
told her we’d try Black-Draught We
did, and now she keeps it to take after
eating. It certainly helped her, and we
neither will be without it in our homes,
it U90 simple, and the dose can be
regulated as the case may be. Wa use
•mall doses after meals for indigestion,
and larger doses for headache or bad
Thed’orcVs Black-Draught liver med
icine is for sale everywhere. I m
v A BARGAIN IN LAND
The best bargain I kn<?w is a little 40-acre
tract of land, unimproved, a little over a mile from
the City limits.
To the one who “talks up first,” I will let this
land go at a margin less than $8.00 per acre.
If interested, call to see me at my office in
LEO HORAN, Attorney
(Concluded from first page)
eloping from Torrance, Miss., where
she lived at that time. Her family
now livys in Wabaseka, Ark.
Long thinks he is about 35 years
old. He is five feet five inches tall
and weighs about 125 pounds.
Mrs. Long contradicts her husband
in several particulars. She says that
quarrels were frequent and she
guesses she must love him because
they have lived together for a long
time. She and the children were at
home this afternoon in a tumble
down shack at the edge of town.
When dressed up she would probably
be an attractive young woman. Her
statement is that long had threatened
to kill her several times at the point
of the Winchester and made her telT
the story which implicated young
Semmes. Mrs. Long denies having
been out with anyone except “D, 0.”,
about nine weeks ago.
Dr. T. J. Brown, who was a shirt
distance from the scene of the shoot
ing, ran up at once. He examined the
bfcdy and followed the course of the
bulle(, which entered just above the
heart, served the aorta and ranged
through both lungs and lodging
against the ribs on the right side
toward the rear.
“The boy had his left har^l on the
steering wheel when I reached him,”
said Dr. Brown. “He gasped once or
twice as I bent over him, but died al
most as soon as struck.”
Although Long says he saw “D. 0.”
for the first time just before he shot
him and claims that was the first
he knew of the boy’s presence in town.
Mrs. Long said further that her hus
band had left the house about noon,
taking his gun with him and saying:
“You all do the best you can, I may
never get back.” Just before the
shooting Long purchased six car
tridges from the Doak Hardware
Company, located a few yards from
where the tradegy occurred.
Zack Semmes was in front of the
hardware store, going to his father’s
drug store. “I noticed Long creep
ing up on the car with his gun ready
and it looked like (something w^s
wrong. I started running to atop
possible trouble. Just before I got
there Long fired. . The car was fac
ing west on First Street. “D. 0.”
sitting at the wheel. Long crept up
from 'behind and shot from right
“D. 0.” left Grenada last Sept.
11 for Baylor. He had returned here
Monday and expected to go back to
school this afternoon. He was held
in universal esteem by the entire town
and his sudden death has virtually
spread a blanket of sorrow over the
KEATON’S “THREE AGES”
ON MONUMENTAL SCALE
More than two hundred people
particpate in the big scenes in Bus*
ter Keaton’s big Metro feature com
edy, “Three Ages,” which is coming
to the Grand Theatre on Monday and
Tuesday. This comedy was recently
presented in London before members
of the royal family and English
newspapers pronounced Jt as a bril
One of the huge sets is an exact
duplication of the famous Colosseum
in Rome. This was one of the big
gest items of production, but it was
reproduced with fidelity to drawings
of the original.
Miss Margaret Leathy, the English
girl who was recently acclaimed as
England’s most beautiful girl in a
competition with 80,0000 other girls,
and Wallace Beery are in the cast.
“Three Ages” is a /Joseph M.
Scheneck presentation through Metro.
It was directed by Keaton and Eddie
Cline from the story by Jean Haves,
Joe Mitchell and Clyde Brucnman. -
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to express our deep ap
preciation and thanks for the kind
ness and sympathy }|3hown during
the illness and death of our love<
6ne, and especially to JBro, Allistoi
and the W. M. U. of the Baptisi
Churcr and also Bro. Wasson.
MRS. M. B. HILL and family.
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