Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1770-1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the
National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. external link Learn more
Image provided by: Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Newspaper Page Text
H. J. Jennings & Company
CLOSING OUT! - - -- - - - - - - - - - - ■ . - — ■ - ■ ■■ > - — - This firm having decided to retire from business, wish to thank our host of friends and customers for the many thousands of dollars spent with us in the past, and to partly show our appreciation, we now offer to the people of this section the greatest bargain feast ever given in ater Valley* Our entire $40,000 Stock—Dry Goods, Groceries, Shoes, Clothing, Buggies, Wagons* Farm Implements—all to be sold in ninety days, beginning Oct. \ 6. These goods are going to be sold within the time stated, and we know that it willl have to be done without regard to cost, so you now have an opportunity of buying many thousands of dollars of new, clean,high-grade Merchandise- at prices that cannot be equalled by any merchant of Water Valley in the wholesale markets of St. Louis or Chicago. I Jtcsierii and Underwear Men’s Black hose pr_ 5c Mies’ Black hose,pair_ 5c Lad pair_5c Ladies Grey Mixed hose, pair_ 5c Children s black hose, pair__5c Men’s Fancy and Extra quality black hose_9c Ladies’ Extra quality Fast colors_ __9c Boys and Girls Heavy School hose__9c Better qualities for all, pair 11c to_49c Men’s Fleece lined Underwear, 50c value at_39c Ladies’ Fleece lined Underwear, 50c value at_39c Ladies’ and Children's vest and Union Suite ‘24c to 49c gg $0ccb^-*,_ .. Une of woolens and silks and novelties Ind waist goods from ‘25c to $2.00 per Sat will please you. I tfhees! tfhees! for 'Zverybedn Our Beautiful Behring line of Ladies' Shoes Walk-Over Line of Men's Shoes Cox's Soft Soles for Babies. Peters' Diamond Brand for the Entire Family Our entire stock, now complete, to be sold at a sacrifice, and at prices to suit the customer, ranging from 25c a pair to $5.00 a pair Clotliing: Our beautiful Kirschbaum line of Men’s Clothing cannot be touched by any other store in Water Valley and the very ji - newest Slid mcstrstylisll fall aim WrnTBr^patternrrrf'e'now on * display and the line is unbroken at prices ranging from $10 to $27,50. Extra Coats and Vests out of $7.50 to $12.50 Suits to be closed out at $2.98 for your choice. groceries Fine patent flour, perbarrell_$5 35 Granulated Sugar. 18 pounds for__. _ 1 00 Good Green Coffee, 11 pounds for_ 1 00 Lenox Soap, 7 bars_i_ 25 Clairette Soap, 7 bars_ 25 Garrett Snuff, per bottle_ 20 Hot Scotch Snutf, per bottle_ 15 Eagle Brand ruilkper can_ 15 Good Luck Baking Powder, .3 cans for_ 25 Silver Leaf Soda, 6 packages for_ 25 Arm & Hammer Soda, 6 packages for_ 25 Schnapps Tobacco, per pound_ 40 Brown Mule Tobacco, per pound_40 IInionjStan dard Tobacco.^er T")und_ Hors hoe Tob^co^yu pu^p^ftT_ Tinware Woodenware, Glassware, Crockery, all as cheap as dirt. Calico, per yard_ 5c Cotton Checks _ 5c Ginghams__ 5c Bleached Domestic % wide__6c Bleached Domestic, yard wide. _ 8c Brown Domestic. . _6J4 Pull weight Outing_ 9c Percale _11c HSmbr oid ery No house in Water Valley has carried as line a line of these goods as this firm and they mnst all go now at greatly reduced prices that range from 5c to $2.00 per yard. Grocery Department WE HAVE THE REPUTATION OF CARRYING THE FINEST LINE OF GROCERIES TO BE FOUND IN THIS CITY AND THEY ARE AL WAYS SOLD ON A VERY CLOSE MARGIN BUT NOW THEY ARE TO BE SOLD ON NO MARGIN, BUT ARE TO BE CLOSED OUT. A GLANCE AT OUR GROCERY PRICES WILL SHOW YOU WHAT WE MEAN. Notions f We have them, and a world of them, at these prices, while they last: 200 yard Spool Thread_ 2}£c Safety Pins, per dozen_,_ 3c Paper Pins, each_ lc Hair Pins, per package.,_ le Rubber Tipped Pencils, each_ lc Pearl Buttons, per dozen_ . _ 3c Ladies Handkerchiefs, each._ ... 2c Men’s Handkerchiefs, each_ _ 3c Collar Buttons, per dozen_ 4c Pencil Tablets each_ le Men’s Suspenders, per pair_ . _ 11c Shoe Laces, per pair_ lc Umbrellas, each_ 39c Talcum Powder, per box_ 4c White Bed Spreads, each 39c to_S4 00 Fringe Towels, each_ 4c Large Bath Towels, each_ 9c TtLese are Only a Pew of our IVIanv Bargains Water Valley and surrounding country has never known such an opportunity as is now presented in the closing out at a great sacrifice *. i » the largest and most complete stock of merchandise ever carried in the town and it must be sold in ninety days for casta Come while the line ’ is unbroken and supply your entire wants for the fall and winter, and in so doing save yourself many dollars. All parties owing this firm past due bills take notice that if they wish to settle without suit, they must do so in the next thirty days as all' past due acounts will be placed in the hands of our Attorney after that date. We mean business—now is your opportunity. ► » - H. J. Jennings & Company - „ Water Valley, = - flisstssippi.