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The City itemizer. (Water Valley, Miss.) 1894-1918, September 25, 1913, Image 7

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Another Veteran Passes Out
of Service.
On Wednesday Sept. 17th, Mr.
C. 0. White, the Veteran Commer
cial Appeal Agent of onr city,
walked into the Memphis Com
mercial office in company with Mr.
W W. Gardner, one of our home
boys, and proceeded to introduce
him to the business manager of
that great paper, and immediately
tendered his resignation as Circa
lator for the Commercial Appeal
in Water Valley, and endorsed his
associate to become his successor,
whereupon Mr. Gardner was ap
pointed and installed agent for the
Commercial Appeal to succeed C.
(J. White. I be Former passes out
of the service with expressions of
the most profound gratitude to the
people of Water Valley, who, for
nearly sevpn years, have exercised
untiring patience with him as a
public servant, while the latter as
sumes new duties in the business
world with full determination to
perform every function of his new
office to the entire satisfaction of
a fair-minded people, and thereby
comply with every requirement
that can be duly made by the
public whom he has sought to serve
C OM1NQ!
“BROADWAY
BEAUTIES”
MUSICAL

COMEDY
COMPANY
TYLER’S GRAND
ALL NEXT WEEK!
Beginning
MONDAY, SEPT. 29
Pretty Girls and Good
Singing and Dancing
P^IGE 15 AND 25 CENTS
SPECIAL PREMIUMS
Yalobusha County Fair
The following Special premiums, given by the business men of
Water Valley, are in addition to the List of cash premiums contained
in the Catalogue of Yalobusha County Fair to be held on October
1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th:
W. L. GILL & CO : 2 sacks
Menu Flour for best horse colt 3
months to 1 year old.
1 sack Menu Flour for best pig
5 months old.
MRS. M. S. KUYKENDALL:
Baby cap for prettiest baby.
STEVE POWELL: Rocking
chair for best display of garden
products.
F. B. DeSHON: Alarm clock
for largest hog.
B. LELAND & CO.: Gents’
hat for largest pumpkin.
T U R N A G E-A TKINSON
DRUG CO.: Bottle Rexall Hair
Tonic for best pound of butter.
R. R. PATE: 1 42-piece deco
rated dinner set for best exhibition
of Irish potatoes.
R. E. BYERS & CO.: $1.00
bucket coffee for best lot of pea
nuts.
MECHANICS SAVINGS
BANK—Cash Prizes: Best dis
play of four varieties of jelly, $1.00
Best display of four varieties of
preserves, $1.00
Best variety home made pickle,
$1.00.
Best four varieties home-canned
fruit, $1.00,
Best bottle home-made catsup,
$1.00.
MERCHANTS GROCERY
CO.: 1 sack Harmony flour for
largest pumpkin,
1 sack Harmony flour for largest
sweet potato.
J. LELAND TRUSTY: Best
quart sorghum, $1.00.
Ugliest old maid, auto ride.
TARVER-DAVIS CO : $5 00
hat for best matured stalk cotton,
J I. VAUGHN: Sack meal for
the best 6 months old calf.
DR. M. PORTER: 1 sack of
Alice flour for the best loaf home
made bread.
S. C. METCALF & CO.: 2
bottles of Metcalf’s Chill Tonic for
hardest chill had on Fair Ground.
OSCAR J DAVIS: $1.00 shirt
for best 6 months’ old pig.
CITY BARBER SHOP: $1.00
to the man that owns the hardest
whiskers from Yalobusha County.
WAGNER & CO.: 1 pair $2.50
ladies’ shoes for the woman who
has the largest family of children.
AUXFORD-LE WIS FURNI
TURE CO.: $1.00 worth mer
chandise for best pair turkeys, any
variety.
L. E.BELL: One dollar’s worth
of steak for best beef cow.
MRS. E. E. WINTER: 2-lb,
box candy to the prettiest 15 year
old girl.
W. J. BOWLES: 1 can coffee
for the man that has the worst
bow-legs.
WHITE, KIMZEY & CO.: $1
backet cotfee for best stalk corn,
BANK OF WATER VALLEY:
$5.00 in cash for best mule under
4 years old.
J. W. McLARTY & CO.: One
pair blankets for oldest rnan on
Fair Orounds.
BUCKLEY BROS.: One dol
lar’s worth of merchandise for best
mare colt under six months old.
$1.00 in merchandize for best
mule colt under 2 years old.
NOTE—It will be noted that Saturday, the Fourth Day of the
Fair, will be devoted to the colored people. All exhibits and stock
must be entered Saturday morning by 9 o’clock.

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