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I And examine our new stock of Dry Good , Shoes, Hats,
Ladies' and Gent's Furnishings before buying your goods at other stores. Our goods jre ail new and we will make it profitable to you to buy from us. We have no old stock to offer at Cost, but e very day is A BARGAIN DAY at out store. Examine our goods and be convinced. I MASON & CO. I North Spring Street, Tupelo, Miss. - - — ■ A BIG SAV: NTG Can Be Gained by Buying Your Frniture at our Store We Have a Large, Complete Stock to Furnish the Home Throughout. |1 Chiffoniers, Wardrobe, Sideboards, Hall Racks, Bedroom I Suits, Parlor Suits, Kitchen Sets and hundreds of other i things you can get here and at prices that no other deal er outside of a large city cculd afford to make you Why can we afford to sell you Furniture cheaper than others? Because we make a specialty of Furniture, buy it in car lots, thereby getting a reduction, of which our customers B. T. CLARK, SHELBY T0PP, J. M CLARK. Pres. V-Pres. Cashier II BANK OF TUPELO TUPEOL MISS. CAPITAL STOCK S100.000.oo. This bank stands for conservatism and consistent j liberality. Its facilities for handling carefully and promptly all matters pertaining to the banking bus iness of the citizens of the city of Tupelo and of Lee j and Itawamba counties are unsurpassed. Bring your deposits to this bank where your mo- j ney will be absolutely safe, and is subject to check at any time. Open a Savings Account with us. Our Savings nonnrtmpnt is f»r>ndnr»t.ed nlnncr st.riet.lv nn-to-date I lines. 4 per eent. per annum paid quarterly. Don’t keep your money at home, where a thief may get itjdon’t bury it in the ground,where it may soon be found; don’t carry it on your person,because you may be killed for it. But bring it to us where thief or murderer cannot break in and steal it. You may need money. Leave your money with us in the rail and winter. Draw it -out in the spring if y'.u need it. If you need more in the summer than you have, we will take care of your wants. DEPOSIT YOUR MONEY WITH THIS BANK. . . [BANK OF TUPELO 1 ••••••••••••••a* •• •••••••• • TO THE TRADE. J 2 Harness, Saddles, Bridles, Blankets, W hips, Hames 2 2 and all kinds of Strap Goods can be found and 2 2 bought at Godsey’s at reasonable prices. Repair 2 2 work a specialty. 2 JL. M. OGDSEY.: 2 . Main Street, Tupelo, Miss. 5 •NMHNCHtt IMW — Notice to Creditors. Notice is hereby given to all persons having claims against the estate of A. J. Gary, deceased, to have same pro bated and registered by the clerk of the Chancery Court of Lee county, Mias., within one year from the first publication of this notice Claims not so probated and registered will be bar red. Letters of administration on ssid estate were this day granted to the un dersigned by said Court. This Dec. 31st, 1906. J. A. GARY, Admr. of Estate of A. J. Gary. ■v.. •, i . * v « ■ Notice to Creditors. » Letters of ad mi jistratioK on the es tate of P„ M. Si ivery, deceased, having this day been i ssu ad to F. M. Savery, notice is herein • given to all parties having claims i gai nst said estates, that they must havt sai ne probated within twelve months front this date, or they wilt be forever bar red by law. This l3t day of Jrjiuary, 1907. F.. M. SAVERY, Admr. Guy Mitchej; , SoIT for Admr. V . ’ !• 1 Announcements. We are authorized to announce the name of Norbin Jones as a candidate for the office of Chan cery Clerk of Lee county. Mr. Jones has served the county in the same capacity before and his record is one that any officer should be proud of. Thoroughly conversant with the duties of the office, accommodating and capa ble, he made the county as good an officer as any county ever had. Should Mr. Jones be elected to the position he would bring to the office the same faithful service as he gave in the past. In this issue we announce the name of George W. Long for re election to the office of Chancery Clerk of Lee county. Mr. Long served the county one term as sheriff and made a most credit able record as sheriff of the coun ty. Four years ago he was e!e.ted Chancery Clerk and has made the county a faithful and efficient officer. He is an honest, upright citizen and stands high in the es timation of his fellow man and with the business public. He would appreciate any support crivpn him. In our announcement column will be found the name of Mr. George Simmons who is a candi date for supervisor of the fourth district. Mr. Simmons is one of the districts most successful business men and fully capable of discharging the duties of the responsible place to which he as pires. He is a man of intelli gence, enegetic and worthy and would give to the district valua ble and acceptable service if he is chosen to sit on the board. He respectfully solicits your sup port. •_ We are authorized to announce the name of S. S. Young of the fifth district as a candidate for sheriff of Lee county. Mr. Young has served the fifth district as constable for eight years and du ring that time has displayed splendid ability as an executive officer. In his position he has hewn to the line and let the chips fall where they may, treating all alike. In performing his duties he hns been courteous and accom modating and has won many friends by the impartial manner in which he has discharged the duties of his office. If elected he would make the county a most efficient and acceptable officer. In the announcement column of this week’s paper will be found the name of Mr. Sam R. Smith, of the first district as a candidate for sheriff of the county. Mr. Smith is one of the best known and most worthy citizens of the county and is in every way capa ble of fulifilling the duties of the position to which he aspires. He is a quiet man of sober judgment and would make the county a most acceptable sheriff if elected. Mr. Smith solicits your support. In our announcement column will be found the name of G. W. Green who authorizes us to say he is a candidate for sheriff. Mr. Green has served the county for eight years with fidelity and ef ficiency as tax-assessor and has made a most acceptable officer. He is well known to the people of the county and is an honest, upright man and citizen. If elec ted to fill the office of sheriff he would prove in that position equally as faithful and efficient as he has heretofore. We are requested to announce the name of Robert L. Shannon as a candidate for count y treas I urer for the next term. Mr. Shan non is well known to the people of Lee county, having represen ted them in the state legislature where he made an enviable rec ord. He is now serving as jus tice of the peace in the fifth dis trict and in every position he has filled and as a private citi zen he has proven himself wor thy of the confidence of the peo rJo Wo wrmlrl msili-o art npppn table treasurer if elected. We are authorized to announce the name of of Mr. John Stetfens as a candidate for treasurer of Lee county. Mr. Stevans is one of the most respected and honor able citizens of the county and a worthy man. He served the fourth district of the county as supervisor back in the seventies and made an honorable record as an officer. Should he be selec ted as Lee county’s next treas urer he would safely guard the funds of the county and always give a strict accounting of every cent that came into his hands. Mr. John G. Kelly of Plan tersville authorizes us to an nounce his name as a candidate for tax-assessor of Lee county. Mr. Kelly is one of the county’s most successful young men and stands high in every respect. He made the race for assessor be fore and made a fine showing, although he was not elected. He is honest, capable and energetic and would make the county a faithful and accommodating as sessor if elected. He solicits vour support. Mr. R. A. Harris instructs us to announce his name as a can didate for tax-assessor of Lee county. Mr. Harria is well known to the people of the county and needs no commendation at our hands. He has served in the same capacity before and made a record of which he is justly proud. In the discharge of his duties Mr. Harris rendered the county faithful service, and if elected will again discharge his duties with fidelity to the peo ple's interests. We are authorized to announce the name of Robt. Burt as a can didate for supervisjr of the Fourth District of Lee county. Mr. Burt was a candidate for supervisor four years ago and made a most creditable race, al though he was not successful. He is an honest man, a good cit izen and a sound, reliable busi ness man. If elected he would make the district a faithful and efficient officer._ In the announcement column of the Journal will be found the name of Mr. A. J. Kennedy who authorizes us to announce his name as a candidate for supervi sor of the Fourth District of the county. Mr. Kennedy has made his home in the county for many years and is well and faforably known to the people of his dis fwinf ne tirall qo flio AATHlt.V Hp is an upright citizen, a practical business man and would give the Deople of the district an efficient and faithful service if elected to the responsible position to which he aspires. --—• — In our announcement column will be found the name of John B. Rains who is a candidate for bailiff of the third district of the county. Mr. Rains has served the district as bailiff before, and also served the county as deputy sheriff in which positions he gave entire satisfaction. Mr. Rains made an active and efficient ex ecutive officer before and would bring to the position experience and efficiency if elected. He would appreciate any support given him. -- .... Robert Gardner was in the city Saturday and authorized us to say to the people of the coun ty that he was in the race for tax-assessor and would appreci ate any help given him. Mr. Gardner is a young man of fine character and habits and stands high as a citizen of the county. He is intelligent, capable and en ergetic and would make the county a good assessor if the people honor him with the office. We are authorized to announce the name of Prof. J. N. Francis as a candidate for re-election to the office of superintendent of education of the county. Prof. Francis has served the county for four years in this responsible position with credit to himself and the county, and has made for himself an enviable record. He has made a study of the needs of the sehools and has met these needs in every way. He is full of sympathy with the pa trons and works to the end of giving the people good schools as long as the funds at his com mand will pay the teachers He would appreciate a re-election. We are authorized to announce the name of G. W. Garner as a candidate for bailiff of the third district of Lee county. Mr. Gar ner served as deputy during the August term of our court and his service in that capacity was entirely efficient and satisfacto ry. He is a popular, energetic and reliable young man, and would make the district a faith ful and satisfactory officer if he is chosen by the people. He would appreciate any support given him. ____ We announce this week A. M. Rogers as a candidate for bailiff for the fourth supervisor’s dis trict of Lee county. Mr. Rogers stands for re-election, having served the people of the district the last three years. In dis charging the responsible duties of his office Mr. Rogers has done so in such a manner as to win friends among ail classes. He has proven himself to be a fear less and faithful officer and has made the people of the district a most acceptable and faithful bai liff. Should he again be elected he will continue to discharge his duties with fidelity. In our announcement column will be found the name of Oscar Trapp who instructs us to an nounce him as a candidate for sheriff of the county. Mr. Trapp was elected four years ago as bailiff of the third dis trict and in the discharge of his duties has displayed such execu tive ability as to give entire satis faction to the people who elected him. He is a young man of sterling worth, good habits, hon est, worthy and capable. If elected he would make the county a good officer, He respectfully solicits your support. We are requested by Mr. D. R. Johnson to say to the people of the county that he is a candi date for county treasurer. Mr. Johnson served the county four years as treasurer and while acting in that capacity he made a most enviable record. In all his settlements he was found correct and his books were kept neatly and accurately. He is a young man of splendid character and is well known to the people as a capable and worthy aspirant for the office to which he aspires. We are authorized to announce the name of Charles L. West as a candidate for the office of Chancery Clerk of Lee county. Four years ago Mr. West made the race and polled a vote that was both complimentary and gratifying to both himself and the friends who supported him. Mr. West is a practical business man, a good accountant, honest, energetic and capable and would make the county a first class clerk if elected. He solicits the support of everybody. A Card Through this means I desire to say to the people of the county that I am a candidate for re election to the office of Circuit Court Clerk of Lee county. I desire to say that words fail to express my appreciation of the support and favors shown me ana I shall always be grateful to the people. My manner of con ducting the office is a matter of record with which the people are familiar and if that record is such as to commend me to them for their support in this election I shall feel highly honored and j__ uccpij 51 atuiui iVi wiwii ouppvi V and votes. F. L. Kincanno n. Hon. L. T. Taylor Yeilding to the solicitation of his friends Hon. Leroy T. Tay lor has consented to make the race for trustee of the state peni tentiary. Mr. Taylor has so long resided in the county and is so well and favorably known to the people of northeast Mississippi that he needs no commendation at our hands. Mr. Taylor served this senatorial district, composed of Lee, Itawamba and Monroe counties, in tee State senate four years ago and as a legislator he studiously and faithfully guared the people’s interest. Being a practical farmer and a thorough business man no better selection could be made for the new posi tion. The duties of trustees un der the law changing the system of working the state convicts is similar to those of the former board of control and under the direction of the superintendent and three trustees the fconvicts will in future be managed. Mr. j Taylor is a candidate from the northern district in which he re sides. He enters ihe race with every prospect of success. j I THE GREATEST CURE I I COUGHS*™COLDS I NEW DISCOVERY GUARANTEED CURE FOR Croup, Whooping Cough, Bronchitis, La Grippe, Quinsy, Hoarseness, Hemorrhage of the Lungs, Weakness of the Lungs, Asthma and all diseases of THROAT, LUNGS AND CHE8T PREVENTS PNEUMONIA Eleven years ago Dr. King’s New Discovery permanently cured me of a severe and dangerous throat and lung trouble, and I've been a well man ever since.—G. 0. Floyd, Merchant, Kershaw, S. C. PRICK SOo AND SI.OO ■■■■■■BHNH SOLD AND BY IHHNNBHHI ST. CLAIR-WYLIE DRUG CO. 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