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soUTIIEIiN PACIFIC RAILROAD. IME TABLE. We nt hound :al.... ................. ..32 p. m. 3utb2r.& train.. ............ iO:co a. In Election Nov.'8. Christmas is not far off. Iollov." e'n Min'lay night. Do you m a1I;l .l.e an juice All Sai t,' iD:.y Next 1InTesdayu . Mosqi t.,c gIowir:n. bl autiIully le Is Th, cbi ( v0 e ihas m!iadae tim sugal cane s'tr;a j~5n. 1'.: S l'ugg of Croc. Is was it town this week 0n busilneoss. The straw hat molit go, and not stand on the order of its going. The weather itman is turning out the ,ight kind of gr inding weather. That to err is human, to forgive di vine, so always forgive and forget, it Isa good habit to have. W. 1. HIIelnerson with his family moved to Aibbeville last week and will make it their future hotire. 'Mrs. Ella Buckner was called here last weekVO o attoid tIap funeral of her mother, Mrs Eraste Ttahan. Nicholas Bratnssard has beeni ap pointed. an all-:rnatn for the town of Erath, vice Frank B. Williams, re signed. The new school board will meet to day at the courthouse for organization and attend to such business as may come before it. Estherwood Call 22 inst.: P. O. Broussard, our genial cashier of the Commercial Bank, visited his home in Aibeville Sunday. Winm. Millett, the enterprising lamily groceryrtan on south State street, was abusiness visitor to New Orleans sev eraldays lst week. One of the handsomest show win dows in town is that of the Abbeville Drug Co., of which establishment R. B. Mills is the eflicient manager. P. .ama Broussard has been ap pointed a memnver of the jury commis Clon of this parish, vice Severin Le Blane appointed member of school beard. The mau who said: "All things come to those that wait" must have had reerence to the patrous of the Cumberland Telephone Comnpauy. *Old Camnbry Petty. one of the o:d time ante lf!llau: aunties, died Tuesday at the home of her son, Fisher Petry, about five miles west of town. She was a good soul and loved by all who knew her. Gueydan News, 21 i:.t.: Mrs. L. R. White of Abbeville is the guest of her eon, Dr. UL. B. White, this week... Miss Rosa White of Abhevilt has a.cceted a position as teacher in the Gueydan lagh school. The regular criminal session of the the 17th Judicial Distrtct Court will convene here on the 28th day of No vember, 1904, with Judge Gordy pre siding. See notice concerning same in aother column. The jury commissioners met at the courthouse Monday and drew the ven ire for grand and petit jurors to serve at the criminal term of the district court to be held commencing Monday, November 28. Elsewhere we publish the names of the jurymen. Our old friend and former parishion r, Hon. Howard Hofl'pauir of Rayne, *as in town several days this week, the guest of his son, Deputy Sheriff Otis Hoffpauir. In times gone by he 'Wasapolice juror for the 5th ward and Was a most valuable official serving -veral terms as President of that body. Every Democrat should remember that nothing good for them or the country can result from a Republican Victory. Every Democrat should work r the whole ticket; should talk r the whole ticket, and vote the whole ilket. Don't let press of business keep You away from the polls on the 8. Dust for a week or more has been a terrible nuisiance, from which there' was no escape. Eli Wise & Co. got 1t the old street sprinkler and wet 1ownf the dust on Main street near - theirstore. On State street theprivate 'ater system of Ritter kept that thor "Shfare in good shape and one couldi ~rtthe freely there. Fell From A Raoe Wednesday morning while at work shingling the roof of an addition to the residetce of Hon. Adrie N unez, Alfred Montagne lost his hold by the break ing of the st ip of plank and fell to the ground fracturing his thigh and arm. besides cutting himself severely with his hatchet We have been informed by boatmen that the water hyacinth has again be conIe a serious lenOce to iinigattiton Oi bayou Veriluilion and the stre1 til is virtual iv ilocked fir a distancee of 15i liles south of Abbeville. It took the st:ainer Lialvey atnd barges 24 hours to go ten mwiles and return, a trip ordi nariiy covered in two hours. Unless heavy rains ail t idaes icear out the pest tratffic will be impotssible. This condition in the bayou will pork great hardship to farmers and merchants who market their ciops and get their suppl!ies by this eonveni ýnt route. Fire at Crowley shortly before noon Tuesday destroyed the barn of Dr. Warren G. Young and all its contents. A handlsome driving; horse just pur chased by Dr. Young~ for which he p.id $250 was burned along with a pha ton. The eoctor was in Chicago at the time of the accident, and Mrs. Young was burned, though not seriously, in an effl'rt to save the animal. Now is the time to buy that stove. befoie cold weather comes. The largest assortment at Vermilion Hiardware Co. No. 8 4-hole steel range , high shelf for $25. M-akes a Clean Sweep. There's not hinsr like doing athing thor oughly. O)f all the salves you -ever heard of Buckler's Arnica Salve is the best. It swteeps away andl eres inurns. sors, bruli sea, cuts, boils, uleers, skin erluptious and piles. It's only 25e and guaranteed at give satisfaction by all druggisi. OF ABBEVILLE AND VERMILION PAPISH We invite you most cordially to visit our drug store which is now opened up and ready for business. We will be pleased to have you call at any hour of the day. or any hour of the night. The store is open all day and all night. It would be a great pleasure to have you especially, visit our place to see what an el,;borate stock of Perfumes, Face Powder, Face Creams, Tooth Brushes, Hair Brushes, Nail Brushes, Combs and Spongues we have, all of of whic-, are imported goods and all of which are high ,priced goods, lot cheaper in the long run. Such a line to these goods have never been received in this town. WE HAVE SOAPS From five to ten cents, andt soaps from two to three dollars per cake. WE HAVE PERITifMES From ten to fifteen cents per ounce, and from one to five dollars p unce We have combs from twenty-five cents up to four dollars, and hair brushes from twenty-tfve cenllts to fo.ur dollars and everything in proportionu-spongues, powder pufft and toilet articles to namero us to mention. We want your trade. We cater to your trade. Give us a call. We will be please to see you. Respectfully; ABBEVI LLE DRUG CO., LTD. R, M, MILLS, MANAGERI Remember our line is complete with HOUBIGANT PREPARATIONS, which are very superior to Roger,& Callet, Ed Pinaud and similar manafactures. This is sufficient to give you an idea of of the standard of o+.r goods. PD bITIVELY SELLING OUT OUR ENTIRE STOCK OF. General. Merchandise Having leased the "New Hotel" BUY WHAT YOU NEED OF US AND SAVE MONEY I ppreciating your patronage, Respectfully, GASTON A LEVY Main St. Abbevile, La Teacherb' Aasociation. The Vermilion Teachers' Association will meet at the Abbeville High School building to-day, October 29, 1904. All teachers, members of the school board and patrons of the schools of the par ish are cordially invited to attend. Mrs Severin LeBlane and little daughter Kerment visited relatives and friends at New Iberia this week Mrs. A J Godard and her aunt, Mrs. Simonet LeBlane went to Gueydan this. a eek to visit Mrs. Go dard's sister, Mrs Toups, who is ill. The coming of a sweet baby girl into the home of our friend, WV W Bailey, has caused him to wear a brighter smile than usual and feel the dignity attaching to the title "'ppa p!" We are pleased to state that Dr and IMrs IR S Isbell returned to Abbeville, after an absence of several weeks spent in visiting several points. The doctor will fill his regular appointments at the Methodist church next Sunday. We are sorry that circumestances com pels us to again omit the reply of Hon. Rm P Lolllauc to strictures of that gentleman's because of his vote for and defense of the 1ernmentau Ilevee Dis trict bill, which appe.ared in the Guey dan News of 14 inst It will appear next week, su~e ! Miss May Thorne arrived Thursday and will begin her Kindergarten class at the nigh School building next Mon day. All who expect to send children should have them at the school build ing at nine o'clock with one dollar for in:identals. The tuition will be $150 per month. Bay your farm wagon now. The Vermilion Hardware Company re celved a carload of Crescent wagons last week. * STAIBING AFFIRAY. Fewuns Lege Mtabs Evariste Connor Last bunday. Last Sunday afternoon at Eizebe Touchet's race track in the 6th ward about eight miles northeast of here, Evariste Connor, a young man about 30 years of age became involved in a difficulty with Fergus Lege, a farmer. and was stabbed severely in the left chest and cuss on the right wrist by the latter. The dispute grew out of the conduct of the jockeys who ran the race. Connor's wounds were dressed by Drs. W. G. Kibbe and C. J. Edwards. Sheriff Hebert promptly arrested Lego and lodged him in jail, where he will probably remain until the result of Connor's wounds is definitely determ ined. Owing to the conflicting versions of the difficulty afloat we shall not at tempt any account of it. The unfort unate affair is to be deeply deplorsl. LATER-Last night Lege was re leased on giving $1,000 bail bond It isawith deep regret we announce the death of Mrs. M. L. L. Spencer, which sad event occurred at her home in Abbeville last Sunday morning at 3:30 o'clock. She leaves to deplore her demise a husband, one son and seven daughters, also a brother and sister; J S Ewell of our town and Mrs. J W Murdoch of Houston. Texas. Rev. C A Schilling held services at the home of the family Monday morning and the body taken to Cheneyville for burial. Miss Birdie Farmer returned last Sunday from Abbeville where she had been visiting her aunt, Mrs. Strode.. Robert F. Derouon dropped in to see us on last Tuesday forenoon. He was saying goodbye to his friends for awhile-leaving that day for New Or leans, where he will enter the medical department of Tulane University. His family will remain at their home in this city till he completes his course of study.. Professor A. M. Delcambre, the principal of the Decambre Academy, was a visitor at our office on last Sat urday evening. He announced that he was making quite a change in his school-the adding of a new feature that of a commercial department. His school is growing constantly and in order to meet the needs and demands of the students he has decided upon this step. He has engaged a thorough ly competent corps of professors for the new department, and he hopes to have in the very near future one of the best institutions of learning in the South.-Iberian, 22 inst. "I write to [say what your valuable Chilliftuge has done forme. I had a chill every other day last month. Since I commenced taking Chillifuge I have not had another chill. I can sin cerely recommend it, and advise those who sutfer from this trouble to try Dicks Chillifuge. The cure is certain." B. V. Bnrshew, Coxington. Tenn. Our testimonials are not bought. They are the voluntary expressions from grate ful people at the efforts put forth by us to relieve the greatest of all curses that the human fatmily is heir to. There is no better remedy than Chillifuge. The price is within the reach of all, and it dees not matter what variety of Malara is troubl ing you, Chillifuge will cure you It does it pleasantly. mildly. but none the less, thoroughly and safely if you want relief, do not put it off, get a bottle at once. If you are unable to procure it from your druggist write Finlay, Dicks & Co. Ltd.. New Orleans. Do not take a substitute, for it is not utt as good, R. H. Mills. Manager of the Abbeville Drug Co., Ltd., is to well known to the people of Vermilion to need any in troduction as being a firstclass phar macist and as being responsible in every way. N 11OMINI TION State of Louisiana, Parish of Vermilion In accordance with the provisions of Section 61 of Act No. 152 of the session Acts of 1898, as amended by the Acts of 1900, I, Leodias J. Brous sard, hereby certify that the follow ing nomination certificate for the offices herein designated has been duly filed in my office, viz.: Primary certificate for the offices of District Judge :,,jd District Attorney for the 17th Judiciai District, composed of the Parish of Vermilion, La., as per primary election held Septemter 1, 1804. Political designation, "Democrat." For Judge of the 17th Judicial District. W. P. Edwards. FoP District Attorney of the 17th Judicial District, John Nugier, Jr. Witness my hand at Abbeville. La., this 29th day of October, A D. 1904. L. J. BROUSSARD. Registrar of Voters, Parish of Vermilion. It looks at the present writing that Parker and Davis will be elected. State of Louisiana-Vermilion pr ish--17th Judicial District Court. Monday, the 28th day of Novewm ber, 1904, being the day fixed by the order of this court for the holding of the regular criminal sessionof the 17th Judicial District Court, the jury com. mission of the parish of Vermil ion will meet at the clerk's office of the said parish on Monday, the 24th day of October, 1904. at 10 o'clock a. m., and together with the clerk of court of the said parish, at .1 ii, the presence of two competent wit nesses, after snpplementing the orig. inal venire list to the originai num ber of 300'iams, shall select th. names of twenty citiz, ns able to read and"write tbe English language and possessing the quoalification prescrib. ed in section 1 of the Acts of the General Assembiy of Louisiana. for the year 1898, being Act No. 135 of said year, to serve as grand jurors, and to be in attendance on the 28th day of November. 1904; and said jury commission shall thereopon draw from the general venire box the names of thirty persons to serve as Pctit jurors for the second week of the said term beginning Monday, December 6, 1904. After which they shall proceed in like manner to draw the names of thirty additional persons to serve as petit jurors for the third week of said term beginning Monday, De. csmber 12, 1904. All to be done in accordance with the provisions of Act No 135 of the General Assembly of 1898. The clerk shall spread this order upon the minutes and cause th e same to be published in the official journ al of the parish according to law. Given at Abbeville, La., at Cham bers. this 20th day of October, 1904. Filed October 20, 1904. MINOS T. GORDY, JR., Judge 17th Judicial District Court, La. FELIX J. SAMSON, Dy Clerk of Court. Order State of Louisian-Vermilion Par. ish-17th Judicial District Court. P. Numa Rrossard is hereby ap pointed a member of the Jury Com. mission in and for the parish of Ver milion, vice Severin LeBlance, ap, pointed member of the School Board for the said parish Let this order be published in the offieial journal and recorded in the Criminal Minute Book. 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