Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1777-1963 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
The City Itemizer
Established 1894. THURSDAY, DEC. 17, 1914. Office Phone. 256, Residence Phone,183. Water Valley, Yalobusha County. xMiss. United Charities. At the meeting held last Sun day evening by the United Chari ties organization names were given in from the following churches and organizations to represent them on the Board of Directors: Eastern Star, Mrs. I. P. Kennedy. Knights of Pythias, C. T. Jones. Masonic Fraternity, G. D. Brown. First Presbyterian Church, Rich ard Buckley. First Baptist Church, J. W. Thorne First Methodist Church, H. A. Lee. First Christian Churoh, J. R. Smith. On motion the pastors of, the churohes of the city were made honorary members of the Board of Directors. The work of the organization is now started out in good earnest and every aid that can be given the officers in their efforts to alle viate suffering in the community, will be an aid in the right direc tion and greatly appreciated. The time set for the meetings of the offioers and Board of Direc tors is the first Sunday in each month in the afternoon in the K, P. Hall at 2:30 o’clock. Those who want bargains—real bargains in dry goods of all kinds —will miss an opportunity worthy of their attention if they fail to visit the store of Oscar J. Davis while his slaughtering sale is go ing on, and whioh will continue throngh the 24th of December Every article is marked down to a big difference, and are being sold at prices that should receive your consideration. Special attention given to Re modeling and Re-trimming Hate. Mies M. Srown, Phone 465. The North Mississippi Musical Club. Mrs, Charles D. Murray and Mrs. Arthur William Moss were the charming hostesses of the N. M. M. C. on the afternoon of November twenty-fifth. After the program delightful refreshments were seaved. PROGRAM. FAUST..GOUNOD FIRST PRODUCED IN PARIS MARCH 7, 1859. Paper_Mrs. Avent Overture-Max Spiker _Mrs. Murray Songs Aria—Ah! e strano, Ballata (Reigned a King in Thule) Mrs. Baddley Piano—Polanaise, from Faust. Th. Herbert Miss Fulmer Song-Lovely Flowers, I Pray Thee Mrs. Moss Piano—'Airs from Faust, Max Spioker Mrs, Armstrong. Song—Jewel Song, Mrs Stephens Piano-Waltz from Kermesse Scene Miss Boydston Reading_Mrs. Armstrong Piano—Selected_Charles Moss Mrs. J. Frank Carr, of San Angelo, Texas, arrived in the city last week for an extended visit to relatives and friends and is the guest of her sister, Mrs, S. P. Carr. Mrs. W. A. Taylor and two little daughters, of Memphis, are down for a several weeks’ visit to rela tives and friends the guests of her mother, Mrs. J. M. Whitson. Mr. John Mayfield left yesterday for a several days’ visit to relatives and friends in Columbus, Miss, and Reform, Ala. For Rent. My residence on Simmons street with Seven rooms, suitably arrang ed for two families. Mrs. J. Frank Carr. Phone 157. Notice to County and District Officers. As required by Chapter 17, Sec tion 357 (336) Code of 1906, and amended by the Legislature of 1914 by House Bill 1905, Chapter 237, page 299, will proceed to make an examination of the books of the various county ofBoers. Please, therefore, have your books ready for examination at the places and on dates in the following schedule: All officers resident in First District at Coffeeville on Monday, December 21, 1914, at my office. All officers resident in Second District in Water Valley Wednes day, December 23, 1914, at my office. Yours truly, R. Speabman, Chancery Clerk. December 16,1916, Mrs, Willie Woods returned home Monday from Memphis, where she had been for several weeks, being called there on ac count of the 6udden death of her father, Mr. J. F. Enderline, which sad event occurred on Dec. 2nd. Mrs. Woods has the tenderest sympathy of her many friends in her deep sorrow. Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Coats have returned from Jones, La., where they were called on account of the death of their father, Mr. J. B. Coats. No. Six-Sixty-Six This is a prescription prepared especially for MALARIA or CHILLS & FEVER. Five or six doses will break any case, and if taken then as a tonic the Fever will not return. It acts on the liver better than Calomel and does not gripe or sicken. 25e If we could only out out selfish ness and the spirit of grumbling and finding fault, you just don’t know what progress we would make in rounding up for better things. Selfishness is about the only thing that stands between us and suocess. It’s next to the mean est quality in the world. In gratitude is the meanest. WANTED—Sewing. Apply to Mbs. W. T. Everett Phone 60.