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The Starkville news. (Starkville, Miss.) 1902-1960, May 05, 1905, Image 5

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Mr. Chas. Joiner, a popular
salesman of West Point, spent
‘Tuesday here on business.
Mr. and J. Glenn Bell are vis
iting their son’s family, Mr. Kay
Bell at Durant this week.
Starkville was tilled with peo
ple from all quarters of the
•cooanty Monday and some from a
Miss Mary (lurry went over to
Srarkville Sunday and spent the
day most agreeably there as the
guest of relatives.
Mr. John M. Ervin of West
Point, attended the funeral and
burial services of his sister
Mrs. Wiley N. Nash here last
Col. D. C. Koby, of Durant,
the popular traveling salesman
of tobacco and cigars, was here
Mr. Will Yeates, of Wate
TaJley, is at home on a short
vacation to home folks. Will is
lodHuig as if he fares well at his
adoprtAid home.
Rev. W. T. J. Sullivan, pre
siding elder' of the Sardis Dis
trict is more active than many
of us younger preachers. H
has not missed an appointment.
—-McCool Reporter.
The following visiting attor
neys were here to attend Cir
cuit Court Monday; Winston
Houston, Aberdeen; W. J. Dan
iel, Ackerman; S. H. Earring
tonn, Maben.
The General Assembly of the
Cumberland Presbyterian Church
will meet on the 18th of this
month an Faesno, California.
Rev. J. H. Zwingle, of Brooks
ville was a pleasant visitor to
our town last Wednesday. We
were glad to see him looking so
Warden J. J. Henry has been
at home confined to his bed for a
week, chilling. We hope to see
him up soon and at himself.
Hon. J. C. Kincannon, rail
road commissioner was in our
town on business Monday. Ht
is very popular here and nis old
friends are glad to meei him
The members of the Board of
Supervisors were all presen 1
Monday, and concluded the busi
mess and adjourned Tuesday.
Rev. H. S. Spraggins is as
sisting the pastor Rev. E. S.
Lewis 1n a meeting at Kosciusko
'.this w T eek. —McCool Record.
Mr. Phil A. Jones spent
several days at home with his
family this week. He is one of
the most popular and - affable
knights of the grip that eyer
traveled the road.
We hope it will so occur that
pur patrons who are in arears
for dues to the News will make
jt possible for us to attend the
Press Association which will
convene at Greenville on the
16th inst. We hope so.
The public school closed its
session Wednesday and next
week will be examination, All
of the teachers departed for
Jackson yesterday where they
will attend the State Teachers'
Association. We presume that
quite a number of teachers of
country schools will attend.
Camp of Confederate Veterans
met Monday and among other
business transacted, Dr. Jas. W*
Edwards and Rev. N. Q. Adams
were elected delegates to the
Re-union to be held at Louis
ville, Kentucky, in June. L. D.
McDowell re-elected captain and
JX A. Bardwell secretary*
I Save This--and Wait
I At 9 O’clock Sharp |
m m iss. turned over to the New York and St. Louis Consolidated Salvage Cos., of St. Louis,
||£ Mo. This stock of Dry Goods, Clothing, Etc., will be distributed into homes of the pco- ||
le at prices lower than the a3tual cost of the raw material on the premises at Starkville, ||
itrj Miss, in the M. Block’s Dry Goods Store, of Starkville, Miss., for 10 days, beginingMay 10, qjr
at 9 a. m. sharp and continuing for ten days.
NOTICE —This entire slock will be marked in plain figures. We assure each It
and ever purchaser absolutely satisfaction. We guarantee every garment, every price,
fe and every statement here made. And we will take back, enchange, or refund your mon
ey, on any purchase unsatisfactory whatsoever* The building is now closed to arrange Sj
and re mark every garment, so that the masses can easily be handled, and will remain closed
until Wednesday, May 10th, when the World’s Greatest Sale postively opens. Pjffi
W rOOItLOCX Irx dozen Men s good 25c hankerchiefs h’;
H Every Line 11100 dozen Men’s good 25c socks, heavy a
Ten days of inimitable Bargain" before the uo ' v 44?
n’!r public, begining WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 90 dozen men’s SI.OO work shirts, 4*4^
kfe This entire M. Block Dry Goods Clothing 1 u- *■
nfn o. i • n 1 n " 110 dozen men s good/oc work shirts, a*** nr
ith Slock is all new goods and abounds with mon- ] lfiaV v now .
Ig saying inducements that will truly prove a ’ * -
Yp atonic for overworked pocket boo>js. We 400 dozen mon’s 50c shirts and drawrs < la
caution you to come early, as this sale will heavy, now 14C
t* last tor 10 days only. Everything must go 2 00 dozen men’s SI.OO dress shirts, m 4 M
Ay rapidly. This is the first sale of this kind in llow A| C
1?E this vicinity and may never occur again. In ’ ” ■ |f|
order to prove to you the tremendour sacriti- oozon men s dress bow T s, 4 p|
Jr .ces that must be make, we have mentioned a now, | ft|v g*
Yil a few of the extraordinary bargains that will 125 .dozen men’s SI.OO neckwear, il
be ottered. Bear in mind there are one thous- now jMC
and other articles we cannot mention here. nn , . , , 0 - ,
We advise you to save this and bring it with 90d °f n ** s 2oc suspenders. ||
J| you, so you get exactly the goods mentioned f||
in this paper. Remember, no postponements, 350 dozen meN’s good 25c suspenders, Sir
Ife instance or ■ your MONE \ REFUNDED im- 300 dozen men’s good 50c suspenders, 4 j il
mediately. MERCHAN IS trom this city or now | AQ,
jp county wishing to buy portions, of this stock . ’ - * " pE
Jp at the same retail prices listed in this paper -50 tine $2.00, $2.50 and $3.00 umbrel- MQs* |P
3® will be writed on only between the hours of 8 now "Wmm pte
4S and 9 every morning. 500 Knox, Dunlaps and Stetson shape mm* Sil
fa Sensational Bargains In * 2,maud ■ 4hats - now B c I
-i'n • V j Thousands of yards of dress prints in black, iar
$1 Men s, Boys and Child- bi sn.er, .nS inju„ .. A
I ren’s Clothing §
“ Amoskeag Apron Ginghams, Comfort Calico-
A fine suit of clothes, all to match. This suit es? Tnbleached Muslin, Bleached Pillow Cas : M.
is postively worth SIO.OO, or your money sings, Aurora Sheeting,miles and miles ot a- M
I'F refunded at any time during the up , u ,
|| sale 285 Jove Domestics in bolts. Come and ||
A tine suit of clathes, all to match. This suit r . u-u j* n , . .
m is postively worth #IO.OO, or your money L^' sand ch,l<]l ' eds Hankerchiefs | g
refunded at any time during the m fig llce ■
sale j QQ Ladies’ Hemstitched Hankerchiefs w,
Men’s fine suits in Cheviots and Scotch Plaids, worth 10c, at
4L4 worth $12.00, or your money refunded at Ladies’ Embroidered Hankerchiefs, 0,,
any time during the sale if not.satis- m Ag postively worth 15c, at Ow
v tSIJ Miles and Miles of Calico of the best u
4p Men’s splended suits in Valour Finished Cas- makes, at rtC
simeres, all sizes. These suits are postiv- One Paper best Pins 1c
ely worth SIB.OO, or your money a .* t M
M back OOS Dressing Combs 4c M
p #9.98 represents one lot of 500 suits in black Extra good quality Hack Towels 4c S
and blue and blue black Thibets and unfin y„ i • j CRnAc
ished Worsteds. Also seme dark fancy mix- JL/cICIIwS Yr
ed. This lot postively sold for $25.00. Over 2000 pairs of the very finest of the Fall
M In the new Fad cut four button Sack, en- season’s goods, hand sewed, lace or button,
'44 tirely custom made. Remember you get all weights of soles, French kid, patent le
|p your money back, this goes qO9 leather, and Russia calf, etc. They are
||| for *315 far the best of {any shoe brought tot his S|
800 pair Men’s pants, worth up to market, and they come in all sizes and all |j|
$2 50 now EEC widths, worth from $2.00 to $5.00. Come
’ WWW an d pick them out for from ssfe?
ap 300 pair of Men’s pants, worth up tOg| mq $2.69 to oOt
jJ now I 49 Ladies’ Fine Nici Kid Shoes, button and lace,
3|o 600 pair Men’s pants, worth up to.| Paris toes an d patent tip worth i 1
$5.00, now I gO $3.00, for A ™ M
g 900 pair Boy’s knee pants, worth up to 4 Baby Shoes, sizes Ito 5, worth 50c 1
50c, now IIC Sale price
M 400 pair Boy’s knee pants, worth up to |Qq
|fi 750 pair Boys knee pants, worth up to Men s Single and Double So.e Lace and Con- -
fp Jfi on nnur XHft gress Shoes, London cap, extension soles;
ii ’ fcww ever y p air postively guaranteed for good
250 Boy’s suits, worth up to $1.50, pq W ear, worth $2.00 and $2.25 qo. ||
now vvv sale price XfOw |||
m 400 Boy’s suits, worth up to $4.00,4 AQ Men’s Fine Dress Shoes, made from select |1
J L now I £Li3 boxcalf and vici kid, best workmanship and Ip
M 675 Boy’s suits, worth up to $5.00, 4 AO fi n ‘ s h. Me Lay sewed, every pair -| QQ
pB now I go guaranteed worth $3.50, price A |||
Salr postively begins at 9 o’clock shary, Wednesday May 10th, 1905, at Starkville f
Mississippi, at M. Block’s Dry Goods Store.
! Our town wns saddened last
I Saturday morning to learn of the
death of Mrs. Wiley N. Nash
whose gentle, refined and pure
spirit returned to the God who
gave it at ho clock that morning
It came not as a surprise, for
Mrs, Nash had been a patient
sufferer for some months, per
haps for more than a year, but
the Ural dissolution is always
The funeral services were held
at the home on Sunday evening
at 4 o’clock, conducted by Dr. H.
Fi. Raymond and the beautiful
words of truth spoken on this oc
casion—a consolation and a heal
ing balm to the wounded hearts
of dear members of the family,
and numerous relatives and
friends. Mrs. Nash's life was
one of beauty, loveliness and
consistency; accomplished, a roy
al type of womanhood and, the
best of all, a loyal and consistent
Christian. To mouan her loss;
the devoted husband, Wiley N.
Nash, her son, Mr. Harry Nash,
and daughter. Mrs. W. F. Hand,
of the A. &M. College; broth
ers; Messrs. John M. and A. C.
hrvin, the former of West Point
and the latter cashier of the Peo
ples Savings Bank of this place;
and sisters Mrs. H. L. Mu Id row
and Mrs, J. B. Hudson, Stark
viile, and Mesdames T. B. Beat
tie. of Memphis. and E. C.
Hughes, of Birmingham.
The remains were laid to rest
in Odd Fellows’ Cemetery, sur
rounded by a large concourse of
sorrowing relatives and friends.
The many beautiful tributes of
floral offerings attested the es
teem and love for the departed
The News unites its sympa
thies with the many relatives
ane friends of the bereft in this
the hour of loneliness and sor
A Shocking Accident.
On last Monday evening about
8 o'clock, at one of the pools at
ilie A. & M,’ College, Oland
Ware and Cecil Moyers, two
young men were occupying a
boat, hunting turtles with a rifle.
In the forenoon the young men
had been assisting their fathers
in some work at the buildings.
The former was in the back of
the boat and the latter in the
from. It appears that a couple
of students came along and call
ed their attention to a snake on
the bank. They went to the
bank and young Moyers jumped
out of the boat and pulled it
upon the land by the chain at
tached and the force caused the
gun to explode aud the ball cut
the juglar vein and it was but a
short time before death claimed
the unfortunate young man —
bled to death. Mr. Movers is
the head carpenter of the force
at the College putting up new
buildings and the father of Cecil.
Oland is the son of Mr. J. F.
Ware, who was working under
Mr. Moyers. The remains of
Cecil were conveyed to Fayette.
Tennessee, accompanied by the
family that evening where the
remains were interred We
have not the words to express
sympathies for the living young
man, the dead and the respective
families: the entire community
sympathizes greater than poor
words can express. Cecil was a
splendid boy and very much
beliked by all who knew him.
Rev. M. K, Thornton returned
home last Friday and tilled his
pulpit last Sunday morning—he
has been engaged-in a protracted
meeting at Monroe, Louisiana.
The weather was so inclement
last Sunday night, there was no
I religious services held at any of
tlk© churches—very inclement ia
the also.

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