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The Tensas Gazette.
ST.JOSEPH, - - - LA. FRIDAY, DECE.MIl;l: 9S. :.111. ABNER E. GlREEN. - ,' I 0SisonIPlrm . %: ttl.1 ý' I. Adancem. "7. .51 JUST A SQUAW MAN. It is "a sad c1 nit,1l .rY , tl.t'i e Intelligence of nwt t,1 Il," th1, 11. along about letit n t .., i,. Iiph against the ,lli'i.' - :1 1 :, 'ta ' - upon the nec,('-iy 4f . 1i 1 .1 able men to fli',c, ;iiil tI + n l, L asked to vote Isn ,t ;h I. -tttrl lingannouncelii'nt til.' "t ,., 1,1 got to pay their pll t..x. TI'h parish is full of j:-'t '-1,1 I. h:,a - ters, and they ds erv,,e tII - \, ,-1 condemnation. If 1iky lA.t\ i., more interest in publli' : i i t- t': to neglect such an it,ipIt.tit 11Lot ter, they merit the wrst Iiiil of officials that coull i1, e1et(cl to represent them. Eitlter payv a 1ill tax and do all possi lt1 to il,.t tihe very best men it i pim,-ihlh' t, in duce to run for ollice, or k1'', that "'bazoo"' closed. 1m,, nit i,. a: pTr rot. Vote intelligently, t, i g ,ail a poll tax, or forever reat:in ui,.t. The law is plain: I'tIt.- vit pay;13 a poll tax on or 1t1fe Iº, .,,.,l,. 31, 1910, YOUl (A'.NNt ' V i'l: IN ANY ELECTION HELl' IN l9ll OR 1911. If you neghlect this matter you will have disfranchised y-urself. You will become a plain Squaw Man.-Monroe News-Star. Mr. Russell A. lichliaril,,,n ,,f . Louis, and his brother, ('apt. lRich ardson of Natchez, were visitrs to St. Joseph this week. lBoth of thlese gentlemen were residents of 'Te'sas for a number of years and have many friends among our people, who are always delightedll to see them. Mr. Russell lichatrdson has been a citizen of St. Louis for sinie years and has become very p, ,1ininen in the business life of that city. The following very con )p1line! tory notice of Mr. Richardson is tak'en fro mn :t recent number of "The l)Dawn of : Great City," a pulli'hatin devold to the industrial growth of Ealt St. Louis: When we write of lt I arvelius growth which East St. '.,i.i has experienced dui ig the paist few years, we cannot fail to paylv at rib ute to the men wiho wI're i:1str. mental in br;n A pros perous condition , . c i,;. In t:is connection we refer t,, Mr. l:ihari sean as one of our leadiiig real (.tate men and financiers; a gentlel:ant who has perhaps lent more suI,.an, tial aid toward the eiitiitowr''ial aull industrial developnenu of iur city than any other mni. As teal e-'i:lt' owner as well as tax payer his ni:ne is found well at thl t,)p 'f the li .. Mr. Richardson lhasi , 1I: :1 rt:i dences within the past yea'r ian(I ihe has built more usi,)t-s h liI, priin cipally modern ,ilice luiili .:,;, ithan any other firmtt or iii'll, hiih' ingemployed asp>.:il f,,il, ,,f I,,lilt era steadily duriniig thI pa,-,t sevtn .yetsZ. Among thw larfg,. ,,ll. I builht in.js which lie hnlls atl' it l:iibi ardson Building, .I,-,'lI, ii' I iili ing, Russell ]lho.k a ,, I ity I',li.k, which latter hiuihling i. Iii' :irgest in East St. Louis. M'. l',i,:itilsoo handles only real e-ta: ,,wel, by himself, and li.e talk-" a sle'iality of creating new high El:,-" rtihenie mulhiivisiotis. lie is ath sil V oiwir of the folhlwing sullivi-in.-: nial - ve Heights, IRicllhial-,in s tirst second sulidli in t, I'lv' St. is and lehiiciknu s \W\'hing n Park sulidivisi,,n. Thi twio soil divisions of Oak ( rl ve lheights proved to he the ibest s,!hliig prop erty on the mnarkit. I!, i<. - ine of the largist stockh,,hhlrs in Ihlly wood Heights. In limia.ila :- well as in social eireh, Mr. lti,.lar, s,,n is held in high e-& ,ciii : ii ,ilt" (it izens are proud of ti e st,,nii.I ir- ord he made in hastetnig ilhii at vancenment of our ehy's interests. A cartoon aph'a;eil in a dail3 paper, bearing the leailg, "Wait ing at the ('tholth" and rti , .it ing a minister statlitig at i, ii' ala of his chinch iti :i Ile.i,,,lwinig attitude, watchtitig tale vli i,\\s gi by--ome ii ait, rod iime, s,,iii,, in light carts, othet -i ft cm t iyil;i picnic baskets, Iill s still runiii n to catch the st c,, i'ni;'.-.-,ttt all passing by, eager :ci itititit Ii' spend their titne in tile ,. . TI, cartoon is pi-egnait tijhh ii t and should bear :t l. ii fir til' clahs whose plof,., rui--lI i, it i. to benefit their f'll,\ -ii a. . .lr all the unrest a.id ti, ,f i,. moderu days, the stl If tlt .-till yearns for 8imthtn inig hi.'i, thl himself and his eveilyl ;iitin- Ibt the very exertiioni hf I,' lits hl'ti existence reiluire tell iX '. I < hi' re restful than worship. TI. ,,,iu' remedy is to purlitc :m he-i x'ac ing career, but who can ap:py it? E' ery one is running a .Iaiathin which can otily let' poped. it seems, by sheer pliy-ical inability. Therefore sone tfiher ticais mtst he tried to lead limt', wliile they rest from the day's occup.:mtiinl, ti seek higher things than mnce recreation. -Ex. Itoit. 3. E. Ransdell has been re *1.cIed President of the Nationtl aleast d Iahbors Cingres., BROtWN & BAER, VICKSIIUR4, MISS. Can Sur;:l, , : with Anything in the Line of Fin;ce Shoes and Hosiery J. & M. for t.a Sorosis for Ladies Howard & Foste ir fl E.C.Skuffer's for Children Cadet Hose icr the Whole Family. I f i:ter"; tcd write for Catalogue. D. J. SHLENKER & CO. VICKSBURG, - - - - MISS. COTTON FACTORS AND COMMISSION M RCHA4TS. Benders and Long St,.le a Specialty. Established 1866. We Solict Your Consignments. To Christmas Shoppers! Our special effort this seasQn in the di rection of Original Novelties and New Feat ures has met with most gratifying success, and we shall deem it a privilege to show you a very extensive assortment of HOLIDAY GOODS that are as NEW as they are Pleas ing and Appropriate. :: We Invite Your Attention to the Latest and Best We Have Newest ari Thoicert in Pleasing Variety. Look Through Or B'a"tiful Stock and You will be Pleased. Henry Yoste Wo., Jewelers. Vicksbur, : a Miss. gSMall Orders Given Personal Attention. KFurniture! MATTINGS cI ART SQUARES llI RUGS WINDOW = SHADES To those whose buying power is limited we are MIGHTY (~I.A I) to sell GOOD FURNITURE that is LOW P~RrEI); but we have no ambi tion to sell cheap, trashy stuff. It has been our constant studv to buy the best, well con structed, lo,w priiced furniture that the mark et affords. Therefore we are always able to satisfy our customers both as to quality and price. TLUCKER & CO., VICKSBURG, - " " . MISS. H WmmCIES E oDIp loNDS Z 1 404 E rMA pi~ NSTREET. m '" - - . Ac~A - E ~46Qb 'k V AUTOMOBILE REPAIRING IN ALL ITS BRNCINE. * Tha T Ma1t "t SShop in the State. Did It Ever Happen to You? cast Ira W . n acmli Brazig and Steam Volcanizi'g. ROB'T. B. BRIDGE, 207 W. Pearl St. Natchek, Miss. Smokestacks and Breechings ROOF AND STACK PAINT. ALL COLORS AND OUAUTLS. (GALVANIZED IRON TANKS. PIPES FOR RICE MILLS AND PUMPS. Pipes, Vales aid Fittiags-Mest Complete Stock in the City--Plmmbimg, Tim, Ira and Slate Work. W. H. BRUSER, VICKSBURG, MISS. Wanted: ASH TIMBER. Parties in position to furnish Ash L.u:s, 12 Sinches up, please communicate with- J. B. FARRELL, Lake Providence, La. Automobiles! We are the agent= . "E. M. F." and "Fai;i... .biles. M Prompt deliveries Lare gu.~ anteed. " 03 F , 30 Horse-Power, 4 Cylinder, S Passes- $l "E. M. . 3U kger louring Car, Magneto Gas Lamps and Tube Hora Included of course. lanlers 20 Horse-Power, 4 Cylinder Tourabout, Sander Magneto, Oas Lamps, Generator and Tube Horn Included of Course. -:- : Write us for literature explaining these cars or if you are seriously contemplating buying, come to Natchez and we will give you a demonstration that will be convincing. We desire to establish an agency in St. Joseph. The Baker & McDowell Hardware Co., i".E - ARE YOU READY? If Not, ltis High Time You Were Preparing for BREAKING UP! You Will Surely Need, and We Can Supply BLOUNT'S TRUE BLUE PLOWS ALL SIZES, WOOD AND STEEL BEAM, COMPLETE STOCK OF REPAIRS. MOLINE PLOW CO.'S "BEST EVER" Gang Plows, Lulky Plows and Disk Plows. "ECONOMY" Disc Harrows, Drag Harrows & Disc Cultivators. SCHWARTZ & STEWART, NATCHEZ, MISS. atit "Ul RETH T SOSiE CCOLERE, 8 SOOL OF susInas." NuW ORLEANS, LA. o hea d vea tbsebeat tra, mIEIt We. meat Departmemt. Complete aa oonese atmiest bale Laaeo form.er i evuevhi sne Aeae.uJroE tear . wesons e see Send your Job Work to Enterprise, wOmaasao0 r EDISO N PHONOGRAPH What are You i:L to Keep Your C""." 1 HNe? Boys and girls na t ': tainmnent-they ntel it. Is t do not get it at Iho, t!.., elsewhere for it. 'ThI 11, cinating entertainn,t - - which the stage ai,'U !-. best of all the Stage ,lit":.- , .. . beenjoyed in anyh h u. ' .. home needs an Edison I', . graph. It mud.ws an Edis.,n :i nograph. It nl- i nI a nii:;cn Phonograph, iea.c;,l- it . , Ldisaon ' ..t i i , tath the song and musical hits while they r I-. cause the same artists who make them show a success make thi. IEdison success, because on Edison Amberel records you get all the %wr-,,- f , . songs you like, not just one verse and the chorus, because t.he Edison. - a smooth, trictionlin sapphire reprodoncing point that never nte'1- ci i rv .- ,,l th .t praIell.'e a tone quality not possible where a lmetallic. II : I n-I e t he Edison pernits of home record's ,makin- .. I. S -,, e I uliarly its own and one that never hhows it- itfa-'.: l; tinu an Edison and you will have the best there is in enltrtakilii'il; t : i heat form. Edison l'honographs are sold at the same prices everywhlrer i" t! I ',itel <tatwte, $15..00 to $200.00. Write for catalogues and l,r;ct ,of Edison Ph no.graphs, Standard and Amberha Records to HUGO JERESLAW, NEWELLTON, LA. Edison Phonograph Distributor. Agricultural Implememts of Every Description. EVERTTEllH FOI TIE COIIT STNrE AI PLANTATION. louis Hoffman Hardware Co. IOFFCAi, BLMIOC VICISSUICM, MISS SPECIAL REBATE CARD BDDING FOR TRADE FROM SOING NORTH THIS CHECK IS GOOD for a rebate of 10 per cent nn 11 m'il and persoqal purchases in the follow en Miinery and Warner Corsets •- c. .a . : .r. uepartment Boy' asd Girls' Suit Department s:amoric and Musiin Department lk iad Line Shirt Waists House Furnishings, Dress Goods Men's and Youth's Clothing Dep't. Men's and Boys' Hats ind Caps Ce Sweaters, etc. This Rebate Check stands good until Dec. 24, 1910. The more you buy here, the more you save. THE NEART OF NATCN---VISIORS ESPECIALLY WELCOME Dreyfus Department Store, COPLETE IN EVERY DETAIL. Natchez, Miss. nigh-Grade Msr disb at Ordlnary Prices. ADAMS & STRIPLING, AUTomolR IIREPAIR SHOP. Parts aid Accessorles for AUTOMO3U.S. Overland ad E M. F. Autombiles. Goadric, 6iywr a idil Tires. LOCUST RIDGE, LA. Atas Long Hire Roofing Freight Paid '* h is ir wasron ml~e a Mi e o -ur ,aigh si as ur w to plat s beromlet f Aere as at e ear prce .dar ser Ya el t ,II ae ,.--90s .d Camr,. :'., oe ffomrery Ward Co. pseo , Knights of Pythi.. Ai &S. ..J Lode o. 100 K. ýrtrlr M Trespass Notice. l # a" _ll· o All A vlilnt,,^ý r;lli lnt of tty Of$ S. .. UANDL)I.