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The Tensas Gazette.
ST. JOSEPH, - - - LA. FRIDAY, I)ECE.MIBER , 199. ABNER E. GREEN, - - Eteni:. SUSICIRIPTII/NI I I ALY IM Alvamvce. " I. ALL SECTIONS UNITED. In the discussion of imlpr,,ve. meniit of the inland waterways of the United States, the fact that the old time policy of spiradic appropriations for special ,llj. ctQ. not regarding the charact. r io,r the value of the stream whi.r mn proved, is especially in,tice, al l' The reasoni, holugh ol,,vii s al ways, was not giveii its 1-1i weight inii the time, wIho al:l, priations for wat,.rwayv inpllit'' ments wentt bly Iavir anl r\\'' looked upoL( iIn thet light cf tad-, useful in the d:ays lr.cidllg ni ,nlm inmtions rather thanm u.fiul t, trade and commnre,.. 'The trad,. and comrnmercial interi'ests o' thi" entire country pushed forward ly the irrisistibl, fore,t of dr v l, 11)lv ment are now as a niiit in al, preciation of the fact that the In land waterway is the natural ave nue between shiipper and that. when improved, devchpl,lmenlt can proceed oin unhampere(d liues with freight congesti.ºis avidled and communication hetweiOn prioducer and a market always open. Moreover, all sections of the' United States are united on thie axiomatic proposition that all ii land waterways worthy of in provement and with tonage t)ear ing capacity when improved, are component parts of one nmagnif icent system of tra l)spirtati,,i. each bearing its ciistitnueit part of the whole, and %ith Iieach tio receive the attention of the G( - arnment of the United States iII due time and with complhlet' and effective consideration iii tlhe adoption of the pllatform of th,' National Rivers and Harltore ('.In greess-"A Police; nit a P'rj't .' The policy of in landl wat rwa' improvemenit is now iI thle ytaILg when unity )tf action (,ion h,.al' of the adoption of thel I',lictv andt the ablandoml(,ent l' ti Pr,,jet,. will comnmaiin succes'. 'T'r' e - no longer qutesti.on ,t the vaii of the improved int:tiand wara r to the traci, aiil - c nuiniiina i.U Ii terests of the lUnited Stttes. 'l:t value is apprieciated-aid i)I. ciated at a great co(t to -Ii,i, I and receiver on the Panc tic ('iin. no less than on the AliAtntict. N., England, with her ma:tnactu triti interests, appreciates the iistl mable value of the ilatId o\mter way improved ni less than tih value is appreciated inI the c.t it 1 and rice and the siuar tihlnk the South, I ow siipii's lii' t,.d It the wvuiio d rfuil mnIumtmitril (i,.vel,,i menlt. of thlint s, ct,, ii i. 'l of manlllufiuct tiri i I Ii lh ilt States extemmtdiig ilm ' ii , 1)': I ware, crossimig thi. IIt'" t:I -:" *tretchiiig through t, ith .l--!I across the M ississi Pi1i i teIi. \West stretching to ti fi.th. of the Rockies. All sectimois, ai ld all lar'[ , sectioils of tlte ctiiutrv . iit (Ii ia( State of the fo.rtv-usix iav.'~'ig it especial treasurr if In11n r ti'l: or factiory, Lare n lloW s '11,4 , i ti . demand for th iiit o lt lii ,f thati coml)rehensive plat f,,riim-" A I',t icy; not a Prject." 'Th. 'li. t of desire is ciiicee!,d. ''hto -ii - plemnimtal folrce uis liii! :t wl i,1i. For that remas',ii th,- nhaiuit. iii portanice of each atit .v'r.v -, '.t:., trade atiitd c init rall t l .'i'inai/', at the Sixth A\lllmnlal S,.9',,II ItI the Natomnal Riv~em nt il:,il , Congress, at tIme N,.x \\ :I I)ecemher StII. '.tith aiii l thL, ia I not ihe toi) s riI") ]' l r I . 1" sistently urged. Tl'het: (' l,,t,.1... will mark ttihe tegimmiii |(t t 1)1 end of delay anild diuiiited d,-.. maiids. The day ,f ti' I'',!:,v. with a comprehiemnsive v.-st,.'l ,i improvemeint of thie illalid water ways and the enlitiig (of til'. i- astrous freight clngest'o n \m;s follow and he permanmniit. Dy. Sheriff ('lark this we'k c,.,n veyvel ti, the lpinitentiary at Ieat.,,i Rouge via the Str. Natthz tti' t \', negros, t ;) rge Br,.wii an.I IR,,It rt the last jury teri of I( urt If .-lt.al ing a hog. ELchi gt 1 ti)ntti). "I'T. Court ,,i tc']hn'icalit , It II t1, -tin tence o(f the l,.wer I'e urt nwa- af firmed. Fresh shipment White Dove Mima at Karpe's. The Waterproof Tragedy. t',,u -tii t lt - ''I t N it chz," c n,.lu t. ry t,- da! V ri -t thl ' m'ri.tal r manl 1 o ,t t\I \i',, ll t:i tra ,i dv -u tul'',l th. i, r I: .- ,t .. a lr , i. I' l It s . td e nt t a t \ \'a t t . I.a., Saturdac at,.r,. , tic tla ,r a nt ,t th,, i tt , \ :,: l - tlI thil kilg tIt th!1' illll ' r t thNI sa id eave 1tni, t .. lii' call~l l.t i t tiltl \1 ' ' v.. l ,r C:I li\ t t ill CatitI he lili ri-' , tIP ' "i. 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"Fhre lnu thp step l'v tor II ,hev Ith chlhtr.l, it \\a - Ie.ar. l, I thlt I:,. -,'v,'ti- t' arr l'' I l iddlaih,r,,t€ , Ch r rll nlid iflack ý 'lilam i, .1,h! wi Flrank T', sta, -11'd thll utifortit11,11 . .di arii d S,a in l lantii \\n 'allt r \V,"I,!, - h lad 1 lotit,.1d It Icavl, left ill thi' -anlid (tank a flw day.s a'~, at I Ir tie, rnlival)i ,f -, "iii' Sland Ir uitlld11 ig purpi'- ,-. h '' ''\' 1'' ldI,. It \Vtll ht ai,, it d p.... '" I ' i lav .l'Ch''rrv \I tut' U1) t *r,11 " 111 1,\ ,;re " lu . uttagedl l l l ll i I ', i ll 11 tl', 'Uv,., w\hit.li r' m iII l,>t r \',r fiv,. ti -t intu t, i ll I,1lk. T'1 h ., ,,.I h11!11; aiv I i, mm. l ll l ttt 1t 1 11 ; t : i ,'arr"l iii ,ul .....k -1 i 111., \, , 1l urth',r- , lt f ']u ti;-r. .1: ,, r \Va lv ,Du 11'" 4 11111V I ,i i , ti ll , , ill . :1rl l ,. ,V, ill I t l , ll '' . ,, 1 I I i ' X i ei t ,let't" t1tltV iirv -,* \t It 1 I,'" +,ptil,, ", M a. k , :ilanii . (':Il'lr , ist f,-t, ltb u ,g lt the tlim la ;II • t alW V ff lll th, ,''a\ -11. 1l11i h~ mni gedlIg t l',i ,h }l hin "- I ..... ill ru i t" .1M r. T, t ' .-t t , " +' k, . t . i ,* w a r t t 1.- l l . . 1 <t.], t alir I ',:iiT tiH ~ , ~ il,, SAT " SKARPE'S I Will Buy Your COTTON! S GIVE IE A CHANCE AT IT. Prices and Quality Talk! I have the Lgoo(ds in QUANTITY and * * with 11the ()IALITY., and am selling BETTER (;,)()I,)S F'()O LESS MONEY THAN ANY II()l'SE IN TENSAS PARISH. All I ask is ,(r ,1W t, cme around and examine my IM S I 31INSI ST'')('K. then you will be conv:inced * f the ! ve stattemlent. I have received the material for your * I Iruit Cake, such as seeded raisins, cur rants, citron, orange peel, mace, spice and * *__ My Line of - Ladies' Skirts, Suits and Coats SIs Open for Your Inspection at Remark- * ably Low Prices. S ""':"'+" : "".: ': ' :"*:":" +'5+++++ :"++++++++++++++++ * Yours for "l.ive and Let Live" Prices, * LEON KARPE. . ............................. Better Than Bargains in Hosiery W E are shoing thi's week a full line of men:'s, women's and chil dren's soft. o:nfortable, stylish hosiery which is gu:arnteed free from holes and darns for six months. Do you ever wonder what such hosiery is like ? 1,, you know what you are miss.* insg 1.y not trying them ? 1 oleproo! osMer FOR MEN WOMEN AND CHILDREN costs no mnore than t:~:;:,tr.inteed hose, yet it has x. t;i::t s the v.,,:., :: i t'.,r and coin f,rt. "I ie raker,: pay an average of 73c per pound t.,r ti: 1:r yarn. l(th irs p;ay .,. but such yarn is harsh and weak, so d ,n't contuse "Holeproof" "\:th other :::ar.i::,te id h -e. "Holeproof" I.; the or:gina.l It i. - popular that 15.000 pa:rs are n.made dc h day. Betore y u replenih your hosiery, see " Hleproo ." We have a full stock in all s:ze and colcrs. See them today. Learn What \ ,u save anId gain by wearing "Hole pru:. LEO N KARPE, SPECIAL AGENT, ST. IOIEPN. LA. Get in the. Wear `Circle Clothes HERE are two of the many new Schwab suit styles for Fall you'll find at this store. They'll look as well, if not better, on you than on these two fellows. Come in; try them on. They'll fit you right every way-including price. $15 and $20. Orders Taken and Fit Guaranteed. LEON KARPE, Agt. TRESPASS NOTICE. I \' \1 \ 1-. I \\ \i"- T \ \ .1 \\ \!-U N, Trespass Notice. \ lN 1t i ti - S II\\Y I\Y S. I '- ,- r . ! 1, ., , , , ý I i.t NIL- - Nf (1,1111Y, F 1 Il: e uf I,_,E1 day Goods at Karpo's. We are Sole Agents at St. Joseph for HOLE PROOF HOSIERY. Full Vamp Shoes for Ladies and Men. Also Tom Boy Full Vamp School Shoes For Boys and Girls, the best School Shoe oi the Market. We have also accept ed agency at St. Joseph for American Steel and Wire Company's Ell wood Fence. Victor Iluvo said-"\Vhen you open a school w oi close a prison." For boys from 3 to 16 years our new Fall Clothing represents the best there is and it is made with one point always in view, that is, satisfaction to the wearer and the parents. The styles are too varied, the patterns too numerous to attempt to itemize. We'd be glad to show you. Our first fall shipment in this week. Out-of-town recei e prompt and careful attention. Warner & Searles Co. VICKSBURg, MISS. The Natchez Democrat of Sun day contained the following items of local iterest: Mrs. Fannie Young, Master Charles Young and Miss Blanche Young returned from New Or leans, and stopped over en route to their plantation home, Waver tree, La. Miss Lomie Smythe, who has been the guest of her aunt, Mrs. (Capt ) Rumble, has returned to her home, \\'avertree, La. Mr. Emmett Newton of New Orleans, was one of the visitors to the Prentiss ball, leaving for home the following day. Dr. L,. A. Murdock and Miss Mary Bell Murdock of St. Joseph, are visitors of Dr. and Mrs. Mc Donald W\atkins. Mrs. Annie Crothers of St. Jo s5e)h, La., was the guest Friday and Saturday of Mrs. Edward Ilanck at Belmont. Mrs. Annie Crothers has re turned to her home in St. J.osl)1ph, La., after spending a few tlays with Mrs. R. \V'. Turner. The death of Mr. Rodriguez at his home in the Plains (,,, 'i'ues day has removed from earth a tigure which has beein prominent in the civic affairs of East Baton Rouge, where he had been a life long resident. The deceased was the father of Joseph Rodriguez, cashier of the Bank of St. Joseph. and had been engaged inl agricul tural pursuits at his home in the Third Ward. His funeral yester day afternoon in Magnolia Come tory was very largely atteindled, :as he had a large circle of friends and acquaintances in this city and parish.-Baton Rouge Adv,, cate. At Karpe's Jockey Club, Mocha and Java Brand Coffee, Parched in Bean and Ground, 8 full pounds, $1.00 Best coffee on market. THE WALTER A. WOOD I "ADMIRAL!a" "A Little Bit the Best Mower Ever Built." 12 1i ti ti - - - -ALSO Rakes, Carriers, Presses, Forks and Oth er Haying Tools at Lowest Prices. Schwartz & Stewart, AIGENTS NATeHEZ, MISS. The I rat Blucher Is Popular Perforated wing tip, and quarters give "dash" to the Frat Blucher. Rather extreme in style but just what the live, up-to-date chap wants. We don't claim a monopoly on the choicest leather or most skilled labor. We do claim fit style-service unequalled. And the Florsheim reputation backs us up. Mort Styler are The Frat $5.00 and 06.00 Blucher L. KARPE, AGENT, "TE SOUTH' CEATE SO E OLLEGE. SCHOOL OF BUSINESS." NEW ORLEANS, LA. Should be given the best training to pre pare them for success in business. Personal Instruction. Free ]mploy- r ment Department. Complete College Bank. College Store and Wholesale Offices. No misrepresentatons to secure stu dents. Through the a cce•s of it a00 romer stdents, oule Colle rea Great Sacrifice Sale e OF- Furniture. We are closing out our IMMENSEI STOCK REGARDLESS OF COS'I'. It will pay you to come One Hun dred Miles to attend this Sale. ' 0 Such an opportunity may never occur again. DON'T MISS IT. ' 175. Suit of Furniture $25. $8.00 Mattress $3.00 $3.00 A. W. Springs $1.50 5 Best 180 Warp Japanese of China Matting 35c to 60c Values, 20c per yard, roll $7.50 All other goods in proportion. Mail Orders receive prompt attention. Send in your orders, they will be filled to your entire satisfaction. We Pay the Freight. ANCHOR SUPPLY CO., NATCHEZ, MISSISSIPPI. ,So NOTICE. I'.\lITIEs, ,',, t,'1mpt1n.1 t.1 _ Iiuing wa ter ,\4.1r the Il."\r ..,r ti., I, rl,,-p,. of ir rigatiul will Ileai-, a pl'ly i tli th lotie fur lorunit and hint' lplut- tuituh 'r iti atinri firI t cro-- Il ,lsi l t "l1. Ittit h pij*1 s ir yphttl, - % ill . , 1 1- , . They till a t ak ti . that th1 , land m ust il t in i tll tll ,,, . h . i I I ta lll ll feti f lilth tln. of titl' ] , l .i .I. T. 1 iitl EL II \ l, I'r1 Id ul !t Ithw;, r, I .t , ill..--i,,ner-, Fifth LoIti i ii jll a Ii','i I, illt- 1i I'. N . 11. I. 1 \ I '. II I Tay . NOTICE. Pli' ' tlll ' NlT' h 't 1- l,, 1, 't ,_,iun tilh I rill itl in t :a i " 1 .i I . r'- , \:. lti onllh. in St. - h11 nu l d1:111 ., a 11 B r Iiand 21th. Tl'ho,' \t h i-t, t, 1 it.. Il h." ,"ao ina tii I t ) , i ·r.l , r ,."k ,,rit 1 ," l it I,i, , llim ~l W hitei allili ii- it 11 .i", ' rl, irt at till- h ,h I ,I w,,ar11 1 .'ih ill thil ('ciurt Iclots :i l, I'h rI ( 1T e all tlii - \ ill rll ip rt I":ai'h al.i plic'; t il iiu -t k nrel .m" ,, l, ar, hlihil ia j -111.1i i it . : l-t ill tue l i ti , as t il la. , l i r ' ,t . I tina''ially ,lvir,' t"1 intpn it .ionI ti, that brs i,, rl ,11t I roii iptly, al it till take It li i ll iiin- I, r Ih, t urk. "lIlt -. \ . \\'.\\ I I I ': omu t. l f S'tl ils. NOTICE. NlO'I'('l' i": Itt, .! v _,"i,., that 1 I have fileh a INtiti,,n Ir l1.. - l, . li.,lsi t a sal.I,. on tilt 11I:, 1: l il thIl. twn of St. . - hI.;a ,u it, -e ot'e , liitling nii, bI) l fir that l'li . . iliiie the p r'-'nt ylar I'Nt'l I: \1 \ 1 ER. NOTICE. i IT I''E i- h.,r,. vI'' t ,"n that I have lt -Ilh i t 1 .1116 .11 i,,r Ii ,'r11-,' t,, ,. ..,, li 't a a ll n ,I tl.' Il'n.i I, , in th, town o' f S~t. .,- .1! . I..., iIl t ., it1 ihliig < - o'lpi,.,i a- it -al..i 1, .t - \ ..ll tlr l. dur i ilt ' l 1i '-,la t 3\ , ,11 I'h 'I I . 1 . II I 1 lI M I ' . NOTICE. i€T It'' .; i- 11,14 n t, '_.,", Ili it I hate ' l o .a l ,,i t1 , ," \I in w-t - it . ,lilt. ' \ llare of ,\ \,.lit . . Il Ih.. . . , ul, ndt l h ' in Il .I th ,It w a'i, ..- ,i VIII,-, 111' I t .h r FOR SALE. ', h}' "ini"ll l I1 1 \ I1 I - irh, ,, I Iy I.a l 1 ,1 1' , I . I H . LEl-,, At ti I \ . F. L. Guthrie, Notnac, La. Bulg Po for Sale Cheap. ,i 1' kI .,' e 1 I I ' I'l I' ,111, l ab ant I" nll . ,.I . - _ " _I " . :11111 t rey ul-t"ii' h.1. . I ,; 1 . h ,I,1 I II <, ý . .1 ' 1 ',1 meat, liy 1!, - . er a.n botrrbi - , l ; to '- !, i'. ' , II.ayl' s pii klh;., alwiav' I1..-:I. :It Itiak ter's. llU'BSCRlInE Now.