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2 Those Who. Come and Co 2 j wot vtr tif 1 The Misses Thompson, of Saltillo, I spent Wednesday here. . „ I Mrs. Fronia Rowan is the guest of i her brother, A. P. Stone, and family * this week. Mr. S. A. Dabbs, one of the leading J1 citizens of the fifth district, had busi-1 ness in Tupelo Wednesday. Mrs. McFarland. Mrs. Ace Johnson , a id Albert McFarland, of the Fifth district, were visitors here Wednesday, j Chancellor .1. Q. Robins, C. P. Long, ; F, q , and J. M. Spradling, Esq , left I Tuesday for Fulton, where chancery court is in session. Mr. J. M. Towery, one of Planters ville’s most substantial citizens and a staunch friend of the Journal, was here yesterday and left with us a year’s subscription to the paper. Mrs. Foster Hudson and children ar rived Wednesday morning from Texas, having been summoned by a message announcing the serious illness of Mrs. Hudson’s mother, Mrs. W. H. Keyes. Mrs. R C. Daugherty, Misses Vaughn and Kiern and Miss Catherine Linde mood, of Columbus, and Miss Katie Kincannon, of Verona, came up Friday evening to be present at the orchestra entertainment Saturday. While here they were the guests of Mrs. O. B. Rogers. We are requested to announce Mr. Wiley M. Johnson of the 2nd district as a candidate for Bailiff. Mr. John son is a young man well equipped for the duties of the office and the people i of his district could make no mistake by electing him bailiff. He is a young man of good habits and can point to his character as a guarantee of faithful service if elected. The election to determine whether or not we shall issue bonds for the im provements needed in the city will be held on the 22nd. The matter is one of gnat interest and every voter should be in town ready to east his vote on that day. The question of these im provements has been thoroughly gone over in the minds of the people and is f enarally admitted that the money sr.ould be raised through this bond is tue. There can be no doubt of the step being a wise jne. and the city would pr< fit greatly by the investment. FOR SALE—My residence on Jeffer son Street. R. B. Clark. 2 4t Schratz Oriental Bath Powder pleas e3 the most exacting. Ask your neigh bor who uses it. Price 25c. The Busy Druggists. WANTED—Rooms with board, o> near boarding house, for couple with children; willing to pay any reasonable price, if suited. Address Superinten dent, Box 185. In our Jewelry department the same desire controls, just as in all other de partments of < ur ever increasing bus iness, and that is to please you. We rolicit your business. Pound Kincan i\»n-Elkin Co. Way do thevugJL .Pound-Kincnnnon Busy HiWWJXWta?'’ Jo®** • cause” they are busy. Call in and F.ee Goods, Prices. Service, a combina tion that win3. You like it, don’t you? The Busy Druggists._ Notice to Payers of Privilege Taxes Ni ‘ice is hereby given that all parties who procured privilege tax license in May, 1910, will be required to purchase new license for year 1911 during the month of May 1911, or be subjected to the penalty imposed by the law for failure so to do. Please do not wait until last days of May to pay this, for your mail migh1 get lost and have to pay damages. 0. T. TRAPP, Sheriff and Tax Collector Lee Conn'y, Miss. April 12, 1911. Notice of Bond Election. Whereas, the Mayor and Board of \'deruien of the City of Tupelo, Missis sippi, have ordered an election to be >]f-Id on the 22nd day of April, 1911, at the Mayor’s offi e. for the purpose of submitting to the qualified electors of the City of Tupelo, Miss , the question of whether or not they will vote for the issuance of the bon is of said City in the sum of Fifty Thousand (60.000 - 00) Dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary for the purpose of alter ing and enlarging the Water Works and Electric Light Plant, and the building of a City Hall in said City, and lor tbe paving of certain streets in said City. . ... Notice is hereby given to the quali fied electors of said City that an elec tion will be held at the Mayor’s office in said City on the 22nd day of April, 1911, whereat the question of whether or not the City shall issue said bonds, shall be voted upon and decided, This, April 5th, 1911. W. L. Joyner. J. II. Frazer, J E Mot ow, Commissioners of Election. Public Work Notice. Notice is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors tff Lee counly will on the first Mondav, the same be ing the first day of May 1911 at 2 o’clock p. m., at the court house door in the city of Tupo o, award the con tract or contracts for building two bridges on the Tupelo levee in Town Creek bottom on the Tupelo «nd Fulton road, one across Black Slough, and one across East end of said leyee, also bridge across canal :n Twenty Mile creek bottom on Guntown and Marietta road. Contracts to be awarded to the lowest responsible bidder or bidders at public outcry. Contractor required to execute bond according to law, plan and specifications on file in this office, the Board reserving the right to reject any and alt bids. Ordered this 5th day of April. Norbin Jones. Clerk of Board. Notice to Creditors to Pro bate Claims. ' Letters of administratien having been this day granted to the under signed on the estate of T. C. Hall, de ceased, by the Chancery court of Lee county, Mississippi, all persons having claims against said estate are hereby given notice to have the same probated and registered by the clerk of said court within one year from this date, and that a failure to so probate and regisier such claim for one year, will bar the claim This April 5th, 1911. M. S. HALL, Administrator. For Your Breakfast Swift’s Premium Bacon. Sliced or in Piece. Topp Grocery Co. PURE FOOD GOODS A TRIUMPH IN FOOD PRODUCTS We sell and guarantee Ferndell Goods To Be Better. Tkcy Give Satisfaction. For sale by TOPP GROCERY CO, Main St. IF YOU ARE SURH You are suffering from KIDNEY TROUBLE We are sure we have a Preparation that will aid you. Rexftll Kidney Remedy Is Guaranteed to satisfy. You absolutely take no risk i] using this^medicine. Except To Get Well. No Benefit, No Money Spent Put up in Pill and Liquid form. Price 50c and. Your Interest is Ours. Pound-Kincannon-Elkin * the busy druggists Tupelo, <* Missi. .. .. ANNOUNCEMENTS. The Journal is authorized to an nounce the following gentlemen as •:(ndidatf>R foe the offices named, sub ject to the action of the democratic iirimary in August. 1911: For District Attorney: JAMES A. FINLEY. GEORGE H HILL • JAMES A. CUNNINGHAM C. A. BRATTON For County Attorney W A BLAIR J. E. RANKIN. For Senator, 38th District. W. S. SHEFFIELD For the Legislature. E N PETTIGREW ROBERT LEE HARRISON. P. E. CAROTHER3 B. F. MOORE. J. S. HOWERTON F. H MITTS R D GLADNEY Floater Representative. J M. SPRADLING. T L McFERRIN EB GARNER. For Sheriff: W. M. KELLY. D W CLARK GEORGE W LONG W L PARKER J. B RAINS. WILL INMAN. E R WILSON J C BEAN For Chancery Clerk. JOHM M WITT C L WEST JOHN H. EPTING. J. N. FRANCIS. For Circuit Clerk: d. e. McCarthy JOHN M. BOGGAN. R D PORTER J. v. UU M MINUS. W. W. THOMPSON. GEORGE W. PATTON JIM BUTLER C. C. ARMSTRONG. A O. McVAY A L BURDINE For Tax Assessor: EUGENE FRANCIS J. L. AUSTIN. C. R. DAVIS. SAM BURT For Treasurer. S D SHELTON: H. E. PORTER. J. A. CONLEE. For Surveyor: J. A. GLADNEY. For Superintendeut of Education: T. M. MILAM. E P CLAYTON For Supervisor, 1st District. B F PARKER C. C. CHRISTOPHER A L MAGERS For Supervisor, 2d District. WILL MILA'I F. M. ROPER. MARION MARTIN. F P. McNIELL. For Supervisor, 3d District. W T POUND G O HERRING S P. LAMB J F. DILLARD JOHN MORGAN. For Supervisor, 4th District. JCCALHOUN W D McGAUGHY E B MABRY For Supervisor, 5t.h District: W M ROBERTS MARK CON WILL W I HOLLY .1 W BATTLE I. B. COGGINS. For Bailiff 2d District. S. T. POWELL. A L BROCK J. T. DAVIDSON. C A. KEYES. WILEY M. JOHNSON For Bailiff 3d District: J L. SANDLTN. * G W GARNER STANLEY VAUGHN. .1. J. FILGO. G C. DAVIS. For Bailiff 4th District. SPURGEON S. MOORE. T. N. LYLE. •I C COGGINS E M MAYNARD JAMES T JOHNSON For Bailiff. 5th District. J W BUTIER WILL C. JOHNSON. G B McNEESE For Justice o" the Feace, 2d District J P YOUNG For Justice of the Peace, 3d District. A W HALL G W. RITTER. W E MORGAN R H KENNEY For Justice of the Peace,4th District. J. C. BROWN J. M. JONES J M SAMPLE J B GUNTER F W REEDY For Justice of the Peace 5th District. L. M. RAMAGE. T. G. DUPREE. GEORGE W. PETTEY k A. E. TANNER Ik KEITH BARNETT ■k J A SMITH «k J W SULLIVAN S S YOUNG i It the price of HUNT’S CURE. Thi* I "price will be promptly refunded if it 1 doe* not cur* any case of , . 1 SKIN DISEASE ■ •' b. A.B.Richards Med. Co.Sherman.Tex, Ca i W. ■ | Big Things Doing at Spight & Hall’s j & ■raraaniaKiiim ■ it irww ^ bumj——ow^—s————M—wm—i«i—^ww^aau | For the Next TEN DAYS we are Going to Offer % « Some Special Bargains Throughout the Store % %__ % & This has been a great Silk season, and we have sold down to a few patterns & I and in order to close out the entire lot we are going to divide them into two % § classes and mark such very low prices on them they will sell at once. % &_ « • • — CLASS NO. 1—Very fine Foulard in Pencil Stripes, Dots, etc., in several of the new colors. _ _ Regular $1.00 grade. Sale price... / (/ C * CLASS NO. 2—A general mixture of Foulards and Fancy Taffetas. Some very good values. All $1.00 43* goods. Going in this sale at. jjjj| mL $ If you are going to buy a Silk Dress this season it will certainly pay you !| % to see these great Bargains. Come early and get first choice. |! | STAPLES • - 1 $ Our Staple Department is in better shape than ever before, and we call $ ^ your attention to the very low prices we are making in this department. & ------,-.---- A Best Calicos at per yard...5c I ^ Good yard-wide brown domestic, 8c grade for.6£c 2 Good bleaching, 7Jc grade for.5c ^ Yard-wide bleaching, 8£c grade for.6£c ^ Hope Domestic.^,.7£c Domestic, same as Lonsdale, at. 9c 10-4 Pep. Bleached Sheeting at.25c _ We want your business and if prices <j* and good goods are what you want, % you can certainly get them at Jj _ 1SPII HT 4 HALL’S. The Peoples Store | «§» * —----=:= «g» Yoi ’ Spring Suit is Ready | | This Store Controls the Exclusive Sale of ^ ; Collegian Clothes, | We are showing the largest range of Styles g in the city, and best of all, we are Cheaper g than the other fellow, dt & The price is S $15 AND $20 A SUIT. | g You’ll appreciate what Good Clothing is when ^ you see these. You cai see them any time J the store is open. Seeing is Free. *2 7 CA ^ If you happen to need a new pair of Shoes see Hinds ^ & about the ^ 1 $3.50 and $4.00 Bostonians. & 2n ( ® They are the best we know about. & & The new g $ Straw Hats are beauties. g LA ---—-— ——■ ^ ' A As You liko It Club. street Wednesday afternoon, spring is truly with us A A delicious salad course was -— April the fifth “heart” contest was enjoyed, served the guests, about fifty Mrs. Tliomat. FiizjeiVivi B-'kip. The house and table, were Mrs. Sims Hinds 'joeing fortunate er,joying the hospitality of this entertained the “As You Like beautifully decorated in butter in winning the first prize, a . . t” Club at her home on Church flies and daisies, suggesting that burcb of daiwear caarm.ng no^.css. ,/ 2 > » ■•*. •«*'