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Larcade offered the follow . uion and moved its adoption: : rsolU .AN ORDINANCE. · p for the issuance and sale of bonds of Opelousas School ct No. 1---1st Police Jury Ward adte Parish of St. Landry, La. to ibe amount of Fourteen Thousand o l, rs out of the Twenty Thousand , Dllars of the Surplus tax remain from the tax voted at the special 0ool tax election held in said dis l-tat on the 20th of June, 1312, after ding for the payment of the .. .ty-five Thousand Dollars of -ids and interest thereon, already tbnded from said tax; said bonds to; ran not longer than ten years from date beginning with the year 1913 sad. to bear interest not exceeding fire per cent per annum, payable mually, for the purpose of supple rnating the fund already on hand t.bie used in the construction and waipment of the central school 6 jjlding now contracted for and soon to be erected in the City of Opelousas, La., title to which shall be in the public. i Wreas, at a special election duly r~eglarly held in Opelousas School S-1e-o. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward of iParish of St. Landry, La., on the 1, day of April, 1913, in conformity r a resolution of this Board ordering I election, there was submitted to vote of the property taxpayers en to vote in said Opelousas School .gtNo. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward of Ptw6ish of St. Landry, La. a proposi ;. (a incur additional debt and issue ]slu to the amount of Fourteen engd Dollars out of the Twenty ' i"m d Dollars of the surplus tax re from the tax voted at the school tax election held in said on the 20th day of June, 1912, viding for the payment of the of bonds and interest there funded from said tax; said to run not longer than ten years dte and to bear interest not ex five per cent per annum pay nually, for the purpose of supple the fund already on hand to be tor and soon to be erected city of Opelousas, La., title to ihball vest in the public, and, , the incurring of said debt _ issuance of said bonds for said was duly authorized by the ofa majority in both number and of votes cast at said election; as, said debt has not been in Mor said bonds issued: lion, 1. Be it resolved by the :Board of School Directors of the of St. Landrv, La., that the and Secretary of this Board they are hereby authorized and to have prepared and to exe the name of the Parish Board Directors of the Parish of St. La., for and on behalf of Opel 1 District No. 1, 1st Police .Ward of said Parish of St. Landry, twenty eight (28) negotiable bonds from 1 to 28, both numbers e , and in denominations of Five t Dollars each, bearing date c M, 1913, and maturing and being r ldpayable as follows: s bonds of $500.00 each on July a Four bonds of $500.00 each n 7th, 1919: Five bonds of $500.00 1 193), 1921, 1922, 1923, respec- E or five to ten (5 to 10) P after their date, bearing s at the rate of five per cent per 1 payable annually, on the 7th S July of each and every year, the n tof the principal to be made as fq above, until the payment of ii pal sum thereof; both princi- l interest of said bonds to be b at the office of the Treasurer ti Parish Board of School Directors b Parish of St. Landry, La., in the ti Opelousas, La., and said bonds a be known as Opelousas School T No. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward fi interest on said bonds shall be by proper coupon attached to n bond, and both principal and in Ssaid bonds shall be due and in gold coin of the United tl of the then present standard of and fineness. Said bonds shall ed by the President of this d attested by the Secretary of T but said interest coupons o ' executed by facsimile signa- n said President and Secretary. 2. Be it further resolved etc. saiMd bonds and all of said inter- a attached thereto shall be i ly in the following forms, T ely: STATES OF AMERICA, AT E OF LOUISIANA el tRISH OF ST. LANDRY. le $500.00 st S SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. tI 1T POLICE JURY WARD OF THE PARISH BOARD SCHOOL DIRECTORS w T1E PARISH OF ST. LANDRY. til A. as iall men by these presents, that d School District No. 1 of the B Jury Ward of the Parish of State of Louisiana, acknow If to be indebted and for sa ved hereby promises to pay th the sum of Five Hundred th on the 7th of July, 1918, to- mi with interest thereon from date I an lntil paid, at the rate of five th' per annum, payable annually, st th day of July of each and asi Suntil final payment hereof, Sii Spresentation and surrender sa ond and the interest coupons t_ as they severally become due. principal and interest of this due and payable at the office li. surer of the Parish Board St Directors of the Parish of St Pa tote of Louisiana., at Opelousas ! old coin of tthe lUnited Statesime trsent standard of weirht and Th Bond is one of a serit-s ot 2S on like date, tenor aed amount f the purpose of p;roviding ad- La fuhds for the construction and of the cientral School Build- s : contracted for and soon to be in the City of Ope!ousis. title to vest in the publict in Opel 1ol District No. 1. 1st Police i d of the Parish of St. Landry, ti l[uisiana, and in full conform le 2 of the Constitution of 'and the Statutes carrying o -ffect, and is authorized and by the vote of the majority in er and amount of the proper- dir r, qualified to vote thereon, th, a special election duly and t called and held in and for said at School District No. 1. Ist sti Ward of the Parish of St. isti , as provided by the Con- tax d Statutes of Louisiana. ,orta certified and recited that stit i s and things required of an and Statutes of the sch oisiaia, precedent to and. iai Si.fiU this bond have P a dy e and perford:r, &hooislMreetors foraudon ele !behalf of said OpeloueSchool Distric No. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward of the Par ish of St. Landry, La., does not exceed w- any constitutional or statory limitation; in: and that full and ample provision has been made for the collection of a direct of property tax of five mills on the dollar, >ol annually, on all property subject to rd State taxation within the limits of said to Opelousas School Distaict No. 1. 1st ad Police Jury Ward of the Parish ad of St. Landry, Louisiana, which n- said special tax is also authorized ial and approved by the vote of is- the majority in both number and er amount of the property tax-payers, he qualified to vote thereon, voting at a of special election duly and regularly diy called and held in and for said Opel to ousas School District No. 1, 1st Police m !Jury Ward of the Parish of St. Landry, 13 La., as provided by the Constitution 1g and Statutes,of Louisiana, and has been ale specially and irrevocably authorized e- and dedicated to the payment of said bd bonds in principal and interest as same id shall mature. o1 In testimony whereof, the said Par id ish Board of School Directors of the of Parish of St. Landry, State of Louisi 01 ana, has caused this bond to be signed by its President and attested by its ly Secretary, and the interest coupons of.hereto annexed to be executed by rf facsimile signatures of its President ie and Secretary, this 7th day of July, tY 1913. 0. P. DALY, President. Attest; ol C. .J THOMPSON, Superintendent a and Ex-officio Secretary. ,i- No. 1. $25.00 e On the 7th day of July, 1914, the Ope lousas School District No. 1, 1st Police y Jury Ward of the Parish of St. Landry, State of Louisiana, will pay to bearer e $25.00 at the office of the Treasurer of d saidBoard at Opelousas,Louisiana, being one year's interest due on its Opel e ousas School District No. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward Bond No. 1, dated on July d 7th, 1913. . O. P. DALY, President C. J. THOMPSON, Superintendent - and Ex-officio Secretary. Section 3. Be it further resolved, e etc., that the proceeds of the sale of the d bonds herein authorized and directed o to be issued shalll be devoted exclusive ly to the construction and equipment of it the Central School Building now con d tracted for and soon to be constructed e in the City of Opelousas, Louisiana, in d School District No. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward of the Parish of St. Landry, Louis iana, title to which shall vest in public. Section 4. Be it further resolved etc., that the President of this Board is hereby authorized and directed to cause e such public advertisement of the pro s posed sale of said bonds to be made as he may deem advisable and he may, in I his discretion, receive private or public bids for the purchase ofsaid bonds; but i the sale thereof shall be made only after approval thereof by resolution of this Board. No bids for less than par and accrued interest on said bonds shall be considered. Section 5. Be it further resolved, etc., that in accordance with the au thority vested in this Board by the vote of the majority of the property tax payers, qualified to vote thereon, at a special electton duly and regularly held r on June 20th, 1912, a special tax of five mills on the dollar of the assessed val uation was levied by resolution of this .Board dated August 5th, 1912, on all property subject to State taxation in said Opelousas School District No. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward of the Parish of St. Landry, State of Louisiana, begin ning with and including the year 1912 and for all subsequent years to and includ ing the year 1921, for the purpose of .paying the interest and principal of the bixty-Five Thousand Dollars of Bonds, the issuance of which was authorized by resolution of this Board, passed on the 5th day of August 1912; and where as there will be a surplus of over Twenty Thousand Dollars resulting from this special tax, after providing for the payment of the Sixty-Five Thousand Dollars of bonds and coupons already referred to, and, whereas the majority of the property tax-payers and qualified electors of Opelousas School District No. 1, 1st Police Jury Ward of the Parish of St. Landry, State of Lou isiana, voting at a special election held on the 16th day of April, 1913, did au thorize this Board to fund Fourteen Thousand Dollars worth of bonds out of this surplus, now, therefore, be it further resolved that the proceeds of the surplus of said special tax, se to be solicited, shall be sacredly devoted and applied to the payment of said interest and principal of said Fourteen Thousand Dollars of bonds as same shall become due. Section 6. Be it further resolved, etc., that as said special taxes are col lected and received by this Board they shall be applied first to the payment of any interest or principal of said bonds then maturing, and any balance shall be set aside separate and apart from all ,] other funds of the Board and shall be known as the General Sinking Fund, I which shall be invested from time to L time in such bonds or other securities as may be authorized by law, but no investment shall be made except when dB approved by resolution of this *n January 1st, 1914, and on the C same date of each year thereafter, thereafter, there shall be set aside from E the General Sinking Fund for the pay- ti ment of the principal of said bonds an amount sufficient to pay one tenth of G the principal of said londs then out- C standag, which said funds when so set aside~hall be known as the Specific V Si Fund and shall be applied C a and exclusively to the pay _ he principal of said bonds as H the ture. C CERTIFICATE. F State of Louisiana, D Parish of St. Landrv. Personally came and appeared before d me, the undersigned authority, C. J. C Thompson, who being first by me duly sworn, deposes and says that he was B on the 7th day of July, 1913, and is now G Secretary of the Parish Board of School Directors of the Parish of St. Landry, C La., and that the above and foregoing G is a true and correct copy of the extract of the minutes of the meeting of said r Bogard held on the 7th dayof July, 1913. C C. J. THOMPSON. Sworn and subscribed before me on in this 9th day of July, 1913. ci ,f. R. PAVY, Notary Public. B: th Mr. Lyman offered the following res-i pi o!ution and moved its adoption: i Whereas Section 2 of Act 256 of 1910 di specially authorizes a board of school Be directors to call a special election for the purpose of submitting to property j B tax-payers, who are authorized to vote tir at such special election, under the Con- dE stitution and laws of the State of Lou- lis isiana, a proposition to levy a special pr tax not to exceed the limit that is now te or hereafter may be fixed by the Con- th stitution of Louisiana, for the purpose an of giving additional aid to the public th schools, therefore, Ith Section 1. Be it ordained by the an Parish Board of School Directors of the de Pariah of St. Liiudry, Louisiana, in re.. idir'sessipn convened, that a special vcr elea.tio" to be partieipatedin by theca ct property tax-payers of tePasi of St. r- Landry, saving and excepts those ad property tax-payers and qualified elec t; tors who reside in that portion of the said is District which is known as the Bayou et Boeuf School District No. 31 of the Par r, ishes of Avoyelles and St. Landry, to which has passed out of the jurisdiction id of this Parish Board of School Directors, st and which is now under the jurisdic ;h tion and control of the Parish Board of :h School Directors of the Parish of Avoy ld elles, La., be and the same is hereby Af ordered to be held under the provisions Id of Act 256 of the General Assembly of 1910, and other laws on the subject, on a the 14th day of August, 1913, between Sthe hours of seven o'clock a. m. and - five o'clock p. m., at all the usual poll ie Ing places as now established, or to be established for the specific purpose of n this election, except the polling place n called Barbreck in Buyou Boeuf School d District No. 31, for the purpose of tak d ing the sense of the property tax-pay e ers within said parish of St. Landry, qualified as electors under the Con stitution and laws of the State of Lou e isiana, upon the following proposition, i- to-wit: d Whether or not a special tax of three s mills on the dollar on all the taxable s property in said parish, saving and ex cepting that located in Bayou Boeuf t School District No. 31, subject to State taxation, should be levied annually for the period of five years, beginning with the year 1913, for the purpose of "Giv ing additional aid to the public schools." Section 2. Be it further ordained t that the Secretary of this Board be and he is hereby instructed to have pre 0 pared for use at such special election a sufficient number of ballots, on each of e which shall be printed all the proposi tions montioned in Section 1 of this r resolution, arranged in such manner as f to enable the voters to vote on each one seperately, and in the following form: Proposition to levy annually a special tax of three mills on the dollar on all taxable property in said Par- YES ish of St. Landry, saving and excepting that located in Bayou Boeuf School District No. 31, subject to State taxation for the period of five years, beginning with the NO year 1913, for the purpose of giving ad ditional aid to public schools. Taxable Valuation ............................... Signature of Voler........................ Notice to Voters. To vote in favor of said proposition submitted on this ballot place a cross mark (X) in the square after the word Yes, and to vote against it place a sim ilar giark after the word No. And the Secretary of this Board be and is hereby instructed to have prepraed for the use of said special election all necessary ballot boxes, tally sheets, lists of voters, assessed valuation of property and compiled statements of voters in number and amount. Section 3. That the polling places for said election shall be at the follow- 1 ing respective places, and the follow ing named respective persons are ap pointed respectively to serve as Com missioners and Clerks at the following named respective polling places. All of whom shall serve without compen sation, and said election shall be con- c ducted under the laws of the State applicable thereto, viz: Opelousas-Commissioners, H. D. Larcade, J. J. Thompson, Gus E. Du pre; Clerk, J. H. Harmonson. Bellevue - Commissioners, Frank Dimmick, Leandre Lavergne, R. Lee c Wilson; Clerk, Page Walker. f Plaisance - Commissioners, Frank Vidrine, Edgar T. Dupre, Adolpe Guil lory; Clerk, Dallas P. Pitre. Grand Coteau-Commisstoners, E. J. Guilbeau, E. V. Barry, Robt. Barry; Clerk, W. J. Boudreau. Coulee Crouche-Commissioners, W. D. Hargroder, Jes. F. Sibille, E. A. Cumming; Clerk, Dr. L. Landry. Arnaudville-Commissioners, H. W. Wilkerson, Sr., Armstrong Smith, F. Morrough; Clerk, J. A. Guidroz. Leonville - Commissioners, Theo phile Speyrer, Emile Robin, V. C. De villiers; Clerk, Dr. G. Richard. Notleyville-Commissioners, C. C. Devilhiers, Alex. Stelley, Louis Mouret; Clerk, Adam McBride. Port Barre-Commissioners, A. J. a Cormier, Ashton Dejean, J. B. Linds- A ley; Clerk. H. B. Taylor. P Waxia--Commissioners, S. C. Taylor, a Charles Duckworth, Leon LeBlanc; Clerk, Carl Woobs. Palmetto-- Commissioners, J a k e ii Meyers, E. Monteilh, A. D. Hawkins; t Clerk, Simon Isaacson. Melville-Commissioners, F. M. Able, W. T. Smith, A. Rosenberg; Clerk, E. J. LeBlanc. Bayou Current-Commissioners, J. e F. Anderson, G. V. Berger, P. G. Boy kin; Clerk, Gus. Rosenberg. d Big Cane-Commissioners, Jesse Van- tl noy, T. C. Foote, L. A. Havard; Clerk, H Sylvan Godchaux. T Morrow-Commissioners, R. E. Bur- m leigh, W. B. Clopton, J. C. Foster; aj Clerk, H. E. Lowery. Washington-Commissioners, Robt. Dunbar, Henry Wickler, H. P. War- jp telle; Cleak, Paul Lastrapes. Garland - Commissioners, Is a a c Goetz, W. W. Daniels, W. L. Beal; Clerk, J. W. Harvey. B Whiteville - Commissioners, E. C. , Milburn, C. W. Reed, Marshall Stagg; Clerk. Adam Stagg. M Jas. H. Lewis-Commissioners, Jas. ax H. Lewis, L. D. Lewis, W. H. Lewis; a, Clerk, Leon Campbell. Grand Prairie-Commissioners, R. C. th Fontenot, Cleophas Doucet, Omer M. th Dupre; Clerk, L. A. Desohotels. Eunice-Commissioners, Tobe An- t drews, Olibe Manuel, J. L. Hammers; Clerk, Henry Landry. Faquetaique-Commissioners, Pete na Brown, Oscar B. Comeau, Martion Mc Gee; Clerk, Louis Savoie. o0 Plaquemine Point-Commissioners, p Charles Bourque, A. W. Dejean, Adam C3 Gay; Clerk, A. M. Young. Mallet-Commissioners, C. N. Bert- f, rand, Ernest Dejean, Alien McCoy; Clerk, Robert McClelland. I Whereas, Barbreck is the only poll ing place in the Barbreck voting pre 2inct. and whereas it is located in Bayou Boeuf School District No. 31, 1 herefore, be it resolved that for the purpose of this special election a poll-j ng place be established at the resi- be lence of James H. Lewis on Bayou ha Boeuf in this Parish. sP Section 4. The President of this t Board is hereby instructed to give no- ab ice of the special election herein or iered by his proclamation to be pub ished according to law; and in said roclamation he shall announce that at :en o'clock a. m., August 18th, 1913, his Board will meet at Opelousas, La., mi md in open session proceed to open mi he ballot boxes, examine and count ei he ballots in number and amount, ex- wi umine and canvass the returns and leclare the results of the election.' no On roll call the follin members er roted in the affirmative: DlLar _ade, Perkins, Andrepont, -r L Durio, Boudreau, Joseph, Hawkins; e Fogleman, Carriere, Baker, Fontenot, Lyman, Dejean. d In the negative: None. u And the resolution was adopted. PROCLAMATION. Pursuant to a resolution passed by n the Parish Board of School Directors of the Parish of St. Landry, Louisiana, at its regular session held on the 7th day of July, 1913, I, O. P. Daly, President of said Board, hereby give notice, that, y in compliance with said resolution, a special election, to be participated in by the proerty tax-payers of the Parish of St. Landry, La., saving and execpt Sing those proyerty tax-payers and quali fled electors who reside in that portion - of said parish, which is known as e Bayou Boeuf School District No. 31 of the parishes of Avoyelles and St. Lan e dry, which has passed out of the jurisdiction of this Par ish of School Directors, and which is now under the jurisdiction and control of the Parish Board of School Directors of the Parish of Avoyelles, La., will be held at all the polling places in the parish of St. Landry, La., as designated in the foregoing resolution, on the 14th day of August, 1913, between the hours of seven o'clock a. m. and five o'clock p. m., for the purpose of submitting to t the property tax-payers, qualified under the Constitution and Laws of the State of Louisiana, to vote at said elec- s tion, the following proposition, to-wit: a Proposition to levy annually a special tax of three mills on the dollar on all taxable property in said Parish of St. Land.y, saving and excepting that located in Bayou Boeuf School Dis- 1, trict No. 31, subject to State taxation, for the period of five years, begin ning with the year 1913, for the pur pose of: "Giving additional aid to the o public schools." Notice is also given that at at ten = o'clock a. m., on the 18th day of Aug ust, the said Parish Board of School j Directors of the Parish of St. Landry, Louisiaha, will meetand in open session will proceed to open the ballot boxes, examine and count the ballots in num ber and amount, examine and canvass the returns and declare the result of said special election. This 7th day of July 1913. O. P. DALY, President. On motion of Dr. Joseph the following was adopted as the Budge of Revenues for the sea son 1913-14, viz: Parish appropriation.. .$23,000.00 tl Current school fund .... 27,603.84 n. Poll taxes ........ 5,178.02 L Interest on 15th sec- o1 tions ....... ........ 1,700,00 s Domestic Science, Eu- e1 nice . ........ .......... ...... 500.00 in Agricultural H i g h u Sdhool .... ............. 1,000.00 fa State High School Ap- ti propriation .. ....... 2,173.00 at Fines .........- . .................. 100.00 tii Totalestimated a1' funds for 1913-14 $61,255.86. ORDINANCE NO. 31. et Be it ordained by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the Town of Mel- eh ville, La., in regular session, convened el That a special election be held on the fifth day of August, 1913 for the pur- fr Dose of taking the sense of the legal qualified voters within the incorpor ated limit of the said Town as to to whether there should be a special tax of five mills for the purpose of erecting a Water Works and Electric Light Plant. The polls for the said election to be open at 6 a. m. and close at 7 p. min, ac- m cording to law. Said polls to be at the Town Hall. Be it further ordained, etc., That all tO ordinances or part of ordinances in con- m fliet herewith are hereby repealed. Thus done and passed in regular ses sion convened this First day of July, ki 1913, A. D. LESTER J. WILLIAMS, Mayor. Attest: E. J. LEBLANC, Clerk. U Moved by R. H. Jones duly seconded sh and carried that the board do now ad- fo journ. LESTER J. WILLIAMS, Mayor. Attest: E. J. LEBLANC Clerk. U9 Proclamation of Election. Us I, L. J. Williams, Mayor of the Town lip of Melville, La., by authority vested in me by the ordinance of the Town of Melville, La, and the laws of the State Rr of Louisiana, do issue this my procla- th mation catling an election on Tuesday August5,1913. A petition having been Ca presented to tile Mayor and Board of th Aldermen in regular session convened on July Ist, 1913, by the required quali fied voters and tax payers and land da owners of the Town of Melville, call ing for an election to take the sense of su the electors of the Town of Melville, sh whether there should be erected a water works and electric light plant by itt the imposition of a five mill tax for thirty years. The Mayor was directed to call said At election. Therefore I, L. J. Willliams, Mayor, do call said election to take place in the Town of Melville, at the Town Hall on the fifth day of August, 1913. The polls to open at 6 a. m, and re- r main open until 7 D. m. and I hereby n appoint I'. A. Couachaux, A. Rosen berg and C. B. McNeill, commissioners am to hold said election. U LESTER J. WILLIAMS, july 124t Mayor. AN ORDINANCE Be it ordained by the Mayor and Of Board of Aldermen of the Village of Sul Leonville in regular session convened: Sec. 1. That the salary of the Town Marshal be fixed at $16.li0 per month and further that he be paid back sal ary of four months. Sec. 2. Be it further ordained, etc., I that the said Marshal shall exercise the same duties as before and all ordi 9ances or ;parts of ordinances in con lict herewith be and the samne are - Eereby repealed. On motion duly seconded, above ordi 2ance was adopted. On motion Mr. Cuntz, same duly sec >ded the following bill was ordered Tal said: Zypricn Laaionde for guards for I guards for small pox case - -$13(n) There being no further business he ore the couucil caname adjourned. No. ARTH.UR LAHAYE, l. BOUDREAIT, Clerk. jy 12 3t issu Notice. iet July 12th 1913. This is to certify that Celeste Que- w edeaux, or Celeste Landry, my wife, as left my house, and I am not re- ions ponsible for any debt or debts con racted by her from now on from date SI tbove. at !i MAURICE LANDRY. pro Ran Taken Up. .e Taken up by the undersigned, in ot ny field, near Washington, about three les; nonths ago, one sorrel mare, about iaght years old, fourteen hands high, July hite spot in forehead. - The owner or owners are hereby iotified to come forward, prove prop trty and take sa wena 4w~, ' Washington, La. SHERIFFS SALE. COMMERCIAL-GERM)LNIA-TRUST A N D SAVINGS BANK vs. FISCHER LUMBER CO. No. 1046.29 Civil District Court, Parish of Orleans. La. By virtue of a writ of seizure and sale Is sueQ out of the Hon. Civil D istr c t Court of Louisiana In and for the Parish of Orleans. In the above entitled and num bered suit, and to me directed, I have seized and will offer for sale, for cash, at pubite auction, to the last and highest bidder at the front door of the Court House oi St. Landry Parish, at Opelousas, La., on Saturday, August 9, 1913, at 11 o'clock a. m. the following described property, to-wit: The sL2 of ne' sec. 1S, T 3-S-R 6-E, con taining 50 acres; the sr of se't sec. l1, T-2 S-R-6-1E, containing 60 acres; the wvL of the nw~ and se4l of nwlt and ne4, and nelA of nw'4 sec. 17, T3-8S-R-6-E, containing .20 acres; the see4 of nw'l see. is, T--S-Rt-6-E, containing 40 acres; the no.'4 and nw't of ne's and 7 acres to be taken from the wks of swsk of ne'4, sec. 13. T-3.S-li-5-E, con taining 207 acres; the n'r or sL. and ses of ne4, and se'4 of se', sec. 12, T-3-S-R-5-E, containing 2)0 acres; the swa' of sw' sec. 9, T-3-,-R-6-Ik containine 40 acres; 120 acres being half of the sw's sec. 29 and ne's of the nw', sec. 32. T-2-S-R-5-E, together with all the buildings and improvements situated thereon or thereunto belonging. All the above described property is all situated in the Parish of St. Landry, State of Louisiana. TERMS-Cash. To pay and satisfy the sum of ($11317.15) tEleven Thousand Three Hundred and Seventeen and 15-100 Dollars. M. L. SWORDS, Snellff of the Parish of St. Landry. July 5 6t The following ordinance was offered by Mr. Stelly AN ORDINANCE No. 11 of 1913. To amend Section 15 of an ordi nance of the City of Opelou sas, La., adopted Sept. 12, 1904, entitled "An ordinance establishing rules for con sumers and users of water, electric light, fans and elec tric power, fixing the rates to be charged therefor, and providing for the installation of the meter system." Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor and Board of Alder men of the City of Opelousas, La., that Section Fifteen of an ordinance of the City of Opelou sas, La., adopted Sept. 12, 1904, entitled "An ordinance establish ing rules for consumers a n d users of water, electric light, fans and electric power, fixing the rates to be charged therefor, and providing for the installa tion of the meter system," be amended so as to read as follows; Section 15. Be it ordained, etc., That the following is es tablished to be the rates to be ] charged consumers and users of electric lights, fans, power, etc., from the city plant, to-wit: 10c per kiiowat hour where 0 to 250 kilowats are used per month. 9c per kilowat hour where 250 to 300 kilowats are used per month. . 8c per kilowat hour where. 300 to 350 kilowats are used per month. 7c per kilowat hour where 350 kilowats are used per month. In no case where a meter is used for electric lights or power shall a monthly bill be rendered for less than 50c where I to 10 lights are used. 75c where 10 to 20 lights are used $1.00 where more than 20 lights are used. Temporary lighting may be irranged for by agreement with the Superintendent but in no :ase shall the flat rate be less than the meter rate. Section 2. Be it further or lained, etc., That for good and iufficient cause this ordinance ihall take effect from and after ts adoption. E. L. LOEB, Mayor. Lttest: J. B. A. STAGG, City Clerk. On motion duly seconded and ~arried The above ordinance after hav rg been read. section by section nd adopted in like manner, was .nanimously adopted as a whole. On motion duly seconded and arried, the meeting of the Board f Aldermen was adjourned ubject to call. E. L. LOEB, Mayor. ittest: J. B. A. STAGG, City Clerk. SHERIFF'S SALE. IK EQUITABLE LAND & LUMBEI, CO. C vs. INTESTATE TRUST & BANKING CO., Rieceivers of Por' Barre Lumber Co. o .. t97. Civil District Court, Parish of Orleans, La. By virtue of a writ of fleri facias, suedout of the Hono rable Civil istrict Court, in and for the parish of Or ans. La., in the above entitled and num- - ,red suit, and to me directed.Ihavese1zedl nd will offer for sale, for cash. t hout appr2Asemen', at public Iction, to the last and highest bidder, at a front door of the Courthouse at Ope usas. La., on saturday, Aug. 30, 1913, :1il o'clock a. m., the following described roperty, to-wit: AllI of Section 24, Township 5, South ange lE ast. Terms-Cash. To pay and satisfy the sum Two thousand four hundrea and eleven lars, debt, w-ith Interest and costs, en s; the same is immediately paid. M. L. SWORDS, Vly2h-Ct Sheriff of St. Landry Parish. La, To Preent Blood Poisoute i Weir at once the wwoidiefuoM reliah1 ag1 ar Istag th.eiA sales parikr aitb.ia .. smetanmeaN Pa Na'r 5e, ~. RM D l lUNION BANK & IRUST GO. OPELOUSAS, LOUiSIANA. i APITAL STOCK. IFULLY PAID--1I00,00. WE PAY 3 ON SAVING ACCOUNTS 0 On Time Cerlificates ofOeposit WITH ABSOLUTE SECURITY fISCAL AIGENT STAlE OF LOUISIANA COULD SCARCELY WALK ABOUT And For Three S ymmer rs.n Vn cent Was UmiMe to AttBd to Any of Her Homswuk Pleasant Hill, N. C.-"I suffered for three summers," writes Mrs. Walter Vincent, of this town, "and the third and last time, was my worst. I bad dreadful nervous headaches and prostration, and was scarcely able to walk about. Could not do any of my housework. I also had dreadfl pains in my hback and sides and when one of those weak, sinking spells would come on me, I would have to give up and lie down, until it wore off. I was certainly in a dreadful state of health, when I finally decided to try Cardul. the woman's tonic, and I firmly is d . And the little Ford shall lead . e them. 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Its ingredients have a mitdo effect, oi the womanly comtitndii Cardi makes for increased s improves the appetite, tones up the a vous system, and helps to mawke PIa, sallow cheeks, fresh and rosy. Cardui has helped more than aai ~ . weak women, during the past .mye*. It will surely do for you, what It b done for them. Try Cardui today. Wrt* to: Ch.n.. VAde , CL . .. . v·I Dent.. catte anao ,d. Telr., i.~ Treatment for wuin:" ay ksts m r la er.