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fj Those Who Come and Go S' FRIDAY. Bob Repult, of Plantersville, cane, in today oh business. Messrs. D. \V. Clark and J. C. Bar nes, of Chesterville, spent the day in Tupelo. Messrs. J. W. and Pink Putt, of the Second District, spent the day here on business. Messrs. Bill and Noah Blackwell, of the First District, arrived in the city thi3 evening and will remain over night. Mr. E. M, Witherspoon, and Miss Zc na, who have been the guests of Fred Witherspoon and family, of Birming ham Ala., for several weeks, returned home today. SATURDAY. Mr. and Mrs. George Adams, of Bel den were here today, P. E. Mize, one of Belden’s best citizens, favored us with a business call today. Prof. J. M. Kelly, who has been con ducting an institute at West Point spent the day in Tupelo. Gas Jones Esq., of New Albany, was here today enroute home from Iuka, where he has been recuperating. Mr. and Mrs. 11. M. Repult, of Plan tersville, came in this morning and will be the guests of their daughter, Mrs. J. A. McElroy until Monday. Mr. W. 0. Wilson, of the fourth dis trict, was here today and left an ad vertisement with us for the sale of his land. Mr. Wilson has a desirable farm and will no doubt find a ready sale for it. MONDAY. J. J. Spencer, of Palmetto, spent the da; here. Captain J. P. Sisk, mayor of Nettle ton, spent the day here. Dr. W. G Gamble, of Guntown, was on business at the court house today. A. F. Price, a progressive young farmer of Eggville, was over on busi ness today. Messrs. Stevens. Tanner and Jumper, of Nettleton, were among those here on business today. Mr. B. (iholslon, of 1st District, was here today. He reports crop conditions improving in his section. Ed Garner, of the 2nd District, drop ped in today and had us to extend his subscription of his father to August 1911. Mr. Hugh Rogers, of Saltillo, was here today and favored us with a busi ness call, and left with us a year’s sub scription. Messrs. Andy Barnett, of Shannon, and Tom Barnett, of Texas, came up this morning. The latter left Lee county 20 years ago to make his home in Texas. He finds, many changes and improvements here since he left the county TUESDAY. Mr. E. X. and Bedell Riley and Miss Caroline Lackey, of Belden, spent the day in town. Saltillo was represented here today by -Mess. Bob Webb, J. B. Burrow, Esq., Roper, and Hal. Holloway. F. A Green, J. D. Mallory, W. S. Johnson, C. C. Armstrong and T. M. Clark, of Verona, were at the court house on business today. Mr. and Mrs. Harry Frazer and little Dorothy Strain left today for Mont gomery, Ala., with Mrs Savage, whose guests they will be for several weeks. WEDNESDAY. Dwight Watson spent the day in town. Vf ~ ^ f T 17 ^P ersville were visitors here. Mr. and Mrs. Mose Smith, of Shan non, spent the day in Tupelo. Mr. and Mrs. G. B. Gault, of Mace donia, were among today’s visitors. \V. L. Parker, of the First" District, w is down on oificial business today. Wd Francis and Sirglctcn Hall, of the Second District, were on business at the court house today. THURSDAY. A M. Rogers, of Plantersville, came in on the early Frisco train. Mrs. Mahlon Brown and children, of Cleveland, Ohio, are the guests of Mrs. W. II. Raymond. Miss Hattie Boggan left this morning for Birmingham, Ala., where she will be the guest of friends. Summer Tourist Fares via Mo bile and Ohio Railroad To many points East, West and North, affording an excellent opportunity to visit the seashore, Jake and mountain resorts at a nominal cost. Liberal return 1 limits, with stopover privileges. For time of trains, fares, etc., apply to nearest agent Mobile & , Ohio Railroad, or write G. A. I GnlUu, T. R,. A.. Meridian, Miss, or Jno. M. Beall, Got. Pass. Agt., St. Louis, Mo. ti Local and General Mention. Misses Bertie and Lee Hargrove a e visiting relatives in Amory this week. Miss Taylor, of Nettleton, is the guest of her uncle 0. T. Trapp and family. Hon. J. M. Allen left Tuesday night f jr Chicago, where he will remain sev eral days on business. Miss Erankine Kincannon, of the University, has been the guests of relatives here the past week. Mr. Warren Cobh, of New Orlears, was the guest of Mr. and Mrs. C. A. llassenfratz during the week. Mrs. John Moore, Mrs. Keller and Mrs. Harry Walker, of Verona, are at Monteagle where they will spend sev eral weeks. Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Daugherty and their daughter, Mrs. L. B. Duke, of Moultrie, Ga., are the guests of friends and relatives in Verona. Messrs. Gus Morgan, Emmet White sides, Emmet Estes and Judson Ivey left Tuesday for Texas, Oklahoma and other points in the West. Miss Clara Palmer, of Monroe coun ty, who has been on a visit to her un cle, Mr. Henry Parham and family, returned to her home Tuesday. Allen Wel'e. the popular clerk of the Hotel Read, has returned from Louis ville, Ky., and was extended a most cordial reception upon his return. W. II. Thompson, John Wesson ar,d Allis Reese, Commissioners ot muu Creek Swamp Land District, were in conference on matters connected with the district Monday. Frank Rpdus, of Shannon, spent the day here Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Kedus will leave Monday for Chatta nooga, Tenn., where they will he the guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. N. Redus. The Board of Supervisors have been in session since Monday. The week has been a busy one for the mem bers and several swamp land peittions will have to be heard yet before the board adjourns. Mr. W. R. Wilson, District Deputy of the Grand Lodge of Odd Fellows, was here Tuesday and favored us wilh a call Mr. Wilson was in Tupelo for the purpose of re- establishing an Odd Fellows lodge here. The board of mayor and aldermen passed an ordinance at their last meet ing making it ihe duty of the clerk to shut off water and lights when hills are not promptly paid when due. Read it in another column. John M. Stone Camp. Confederate Veterans, will meet on Saturday the 13th iwst. at the court house. Matters of importance to the camp will come up for consideration. The Daughters are requested to meet with the camp. A. J. Kennedy, Commander. Chancellor Robins heard the case of the Mantachie Swamp Land District Monday ar.d Tuesday wherein there is a controversy between the land owners There is some opposition to the canal and a fight is on to prevent the canal from being cut. Messrs. Spradlin and Benson and Store and Bean appeared for the litigant. Brigadier-General Anderson is j t) receive from the government' $240 w hich wrs earned for y years ago. Southerners having claims against the government for cotton confiscated, and for which more than twenty million dollars now lie in the treasury with which to reimburse them, . should feel encouraged to hope that they may yet get what is due them. The Uniform Rank of the W. O. W., a new feature which has lately been introduced in this popular order, and which is destined to make the lodge famous, as well as the band boys sslii it your patronage at the Minstrel on Auu. 5th. You can help them both at the former price of one. Notice of Petition for Issuance of Swamp Land Bonds. To all persons having or claiming any interest in the lands in the Upper Chiwappa Swamp Land District of Lee County, Mississippi. You are hereby given Notice to appear be fore the Board of Supervisors on THURSDAY,THE 8th DAY OF SEPTEMBER A. D„ 1910, at 10 o'clock, a. m„ at the court house in the City of Tupelo, Lee County, Miss., to show cause, if any you can, why the petition of C. L. West, et al, asking that Swamp Land Bonds of said District be ordered to be issued and sold for such an amount as will require a levy of tax on the land in said District of 25 cents an acre for 1 the years 1910, 1911, and 1912, and 5> cents an acre for the years 1913 to 1929, inclusive, should not be granted, and said bonds issued and sold; it having been heretofore ordered by this Board on May the 4th, 1910, that bonds should be issued for 25 cents per acre addi tional taxes on said land for the years 1910, 1911, 1912 to that already required to pay out standing bonds, and for a tax of 25 cents an acre for the years 1913 to 1929, inclusive; the prayer of the present petition now on file being for 25 cents an acre for 1910, 1911 and 1912 and for 50 cents an acie to be levied for the years 1913 to 1929, inclusive, instead of 25 cents per acre as heretofore ordered to be issued and sold. This Aug. 3/910. NORBIN JONES. 19-5t Clerk of Board of Supervisors. Annual Popular Excursion to St. Louis and Chicage via Frisco Lines. Tickets on sale August 20th, 1910, limited return September 4th, 1910, $15 00 to Chicago, $10.00 to St. Louis and return. Special low fares to points in South east on sale August 13th, 1910, return limit August 28th. To. Asheville, N. ('., $12.00. Cincinnatti, O.. $14.00 Detroit. Mich., $1000 Hot Springs, N. C. , $12.00. Hot Spprings. Va.. $18.09. Lake Towaway. N. C., $13.95. Louis ville, Ky.. $1200. Monteagle, Term., Norfolk, Va., $18 00. Portsmouth, Va. $18.00. Richmond. Va., $18.00. Tate Springs, Tenn. $12.00 Washington, D. C , $18.00. White Sulphur Spgs, V’t Va , $18.00. Wilmington, N. C., $17.0i . For lurther particulars see, L. W. McLean, Ticket Agent. “THE” BARBER SHOP 212 N. Spring St. Opp.Courthouse Having opened a first-class barber shop at above address, we solicit a share ; of the public patronage. Sharp razors and the “know how” makes shaving here a comfort. Davis & Jenkins, • Proprietors. REMEMBER THE DATE Friday, August 5. [Formerly Band Boys] -Under the auspices of THE UNIFORM RANK, W. 0. W. The Best they have ..Ever Attempted.. 25c, 35c, 50c and 75c. Balcony reserved I ilitb: Exclusively for White People. | The Difference I Between a dollar saved and a dollar spent is just k two dollars. Did it ever occur to you that way? £ It’s worth thinking about. § . Another difference is the feeling you have after ward. The dollar saved gives you a feeling of | real pleasure—it may call for a little sacrifice for £ the time being but afterward you feel better for | having denied yourself and the dollar is still I yours- | I That is the nice thing about having money in | the bank- you have saved it—it is still yours— f you can have it when you wish. s We make it a part of our business £ to urge you to have a bank account j • —have an account at this bank— || for it not only helps our business, ra but yours more so. V Peoples Bank & Trust Co. I ■ Tupelo, Mississippi. | .!. -T. ROGER*. Pres. ... S J. HIGH. Cashier. \ JIn'O. M. ALLEN, Vice-Pres. S. S. HARRIS, Ass’t Cashier , t !========= ■, -■= I I R SOLVED I II THAT A BARREL ISA NICE if cool thing To wear— But if WHO WANTS TO WEAR A BARREL WHEN WE HAVE I? apparel that IS JUST AS COOL. AND | LOOKS MUCH BETTER J BUSTER BROWN C©*V«»OHT 1*0% »V TW* BulTKR IIQWN CO C*»«A©© BAK U f ^ ^ ^ WKWKW\W^w\W\W\~WyJr\W\W' *wKWKWKW\W\W^W'<W'^w'^W'<W\~W'^W^w\*w\^ S f l I That is sold fits little belter than a barrel. We are not ashamed for a man whom we fit out to look at his back. You know what we sell is good. Would you not rather have “Good Goods at the Price of the Other Kind?” Then come to a Good Place. emnant t Counter is piled with Good Goods marked at prices to please the customer=«that don’t want to buy. CLAPP9S $6.00 OXFORDS NOW $4.50 ? .*> < . i 5 I Excursion to St. Louis and Chi cago and Return. Very low rates via Mobile & Ohio Eailroad, for all trains leaving Mobile ui<rust EWib, 1910. Return limit, to each original starting point Septum* er 4th, 1010. Apply to M. & 0. R. R, gents for particulars. Cut flowers ordered on short notice for all occasions. Pound Kincannon Elkin Co. _. . ' STEWART'S Three ltih Chancel Rail .1 run Fence now 27 cents -per foot. Cheaper than "wood; no repairing; lasts a lifetime. Call on or write J. T. Bar nett, booneville, Miss. 12 13t FOR SALE:—78 ac.-es of land ' miles north east of 1‘lantersville. H. L. POWELL. FOS SALK—One CO gal. galvanized kerosene oil tank. Never been used. The Journal. Mr. A. S. Holder returned the first of the week, from Winchester, Tenn., where he went to pay a visit to hi^ aged mother. The latter is ninety five years old and is living in the same bouse in which Mr. Holder was bom seventy five years ago.