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__Holiday Good Of All, Kinds Both for the Big as well as the Litte Folks
Toy Wogons Goat Wagons Goat Harness Velocipedes
s Rocking Horses Irish Mails Dolls Go-Carts Doll
Furniture Automobile Supplies and Accessories
We have everything Needed to Just Received A Car of Fenc
Make the Little Folks Happy. ing and Barb Wire :. ." ."
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: The Peoples Stat:Bank
I OF OPELOUSAS. LA.
SAPITAL STOCK $30,000.
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0/ per annum interest on Savings Ac
/ counts and time certifcates of deposit
OFFICERS:
David Roos, reddent. Samuel Haas, Vice-President.
Lon . Haas, 2nd Vice-President.
Lawrence r~e~ , Cashier.
N. M. Childs, Ass't Cashier.
POARD OF DIRECTORS:
Daviq Roosl Samuel Haas J. A. Hans
La S. lhas Lawrence Larcade
83
Tours.
Roasch r $725
J.o.b. ref
Loom msrear spings, large tires
and loth'e divan upholstery make
Oveýland 83 one of the most com
fortable cazthe world to ride in.
Can. t14e or write for demonstraon
WS. HAAS, AGENT,
St. Landry Evangeline P arishes.
83 Adzvantagesla
31 as
When you visit New ns,
don't fail to make ydadquarters at the
CosOpolitan
btel
the most popular anirally located hotel and restau
Sthe city.
SFirstcIass IsCate, drill-room and Bar.
r Now
Screer ur Home
Hotel, Soda Stand, Confectionary
Stores, Bak Shops.
saw to B8r~ N-ry feapa
LiiWI~·
1~~ r kEmelet
--and please
remamber during
these holiday times
that even a mother
In-law is human.
Add a little sweetness to
her disposition in the form
of a nice box of F & K
Finer Candies and you'll
probably get through the
Holidays without the-usual
family jar.
If you feel a little delicacy
in personally presenting
the package, just give us
her name and address and
We'll send it when you
say so.
THE CANDY KIT CHN
PHONE 298
SUNSHINE AND SHADOW
Artemise R. Babington
Many million miles away
from earth far out beyond the
brightest star-God has
pl a'c e d the sun, that
huge ball of fire upon which
the existence of man so great
ly depends. Were its light
extinguished, earth would
grow cold and become barren,
plant and animal would die
and lastly man divested of all
those things necessary for pro
longing his existence, would
be no more.
Again were there perpetual
sunshine, earth would be
scorched, it would yield no
fruit and Mother Nature
fail in her mission. But this
is not the design of the Cre
ator. Divine Providence has
regulated the laws of nature
so that there will be both sun
shine and shadow--earth
shall bear fruit, plant, animal
and man shall live and give
homrage and glory to the Cre
ator.
Sunshine is one of the great
est blessings God has given
man. It is beneficial not only
to his material good but also
to that of his spirit. The sun
paints in beautiful colors the
sublime picture of nature
making the brilliant dyes
blend with deep shadow and
thus producing a perfect mas
terpiece. For the sun casts
long shadows upon the earth,
a fact which only illustrates
more vividly the perfect color
scheme of nature. Shade and
shine, it seems, have been en
tangled by some wild wind
are inseparable. The trees
show us a shadow for every
leaf,--in the rose there is a
shadow for every petal. The
sunshine falling upon the blue
waters of the lake, brings out
the various tints therein and
causes them to sparkle like so
many brilliant opals. Upon
the long sunny .road-way we
find shadow tracing fantastic,
design and too upon the sunlit
wall we mark its fingers.
Every object kissed by the
sun has its shadow and the
shadows are messages from
the land of the sun.
To human life, as in nature,
sunshine and shadow play a
most important part. Light
and shade are the very es
sence of life-they mark its
every phase. Youth has often
been called the morning of
life-its sunshine. And so it
is. Childhood days, we are
told, are the happiest. They
are filled with joy, hope and
noble aspirations. The world
is viewed only through young
and happy eyes for youth sees
nothing through dark specta
cles. Glorious visions bear
ing only the card "Happiness"
arise before the youthful
mind filling it with the bright
est sunshine.
A great sunlit garden, can
opied by a rainbow sky, in
which grow flowers of every
hue, filling the surrounding
air with fragrance,-long
aisles, smooth and white
barely marked by the foot
prints of time, majestic foun
tains which send their crystal
waters heavenward--this the
garden of youth, the garden
of the sunshine. Here there
is joy, here hope, here love,
Here the soul may look far out
upon that tumultuous sea of
life and still remain in undis
turbed peace for little does
youth know of the storms and
tempests which cause the
waves upon life's sea to dash!
high in angry fury-little does
it know of the many ship
wrecks caused by the ship
crashing against the rocks or
springing a leak in mid-ocean.
The curtain of innocence and
purity forbids the eyes of
youth to gaze upon such trag
edies. And so the sun of
youth shines on, flooding the
hearts of all with beautiful
sunshine-with happiness-
with joy. But every day
must have its shade, sunshine
must give place to shadow-
so youth must give place to
Old Age.
The day wanes, the last
trace of sunshine flees before
the gathering darkness, the
last note of the mocking
bird has been borne away by
the evening breeze and from
the distance there comes the
low sweet treble of the night
ingale,-deep shadow en
gulfs the day.
It is the evening of life, the
period of old age-the time of
sadness for the bright rays 1
from the sun of youth have e
died away and only the silver
moonlight shines upon the
earth and moonlight adds
pathos of life.
Here in the valley of the
shadoW we find the faded
rose-its petals are faded and l
tarnished by time.
The golden locks have
turned a silver, the eyes once
now wear a dull and weary
so full of merriment and fire
expression, the light and joy
ous step has given place to
the feeble and the cares and
sorrows of long years tell
their own story in the many i
wrinkles of the face once so
delicate--so beautiful! What
great changes time does
bring!
The soul too, has had its
share in the change. It has
received many deep and last
ing impressions. Sorrow and
toil have weighed heavily upon
it but it has stood the test and
now awaits its calling Home.
And then at last the call does I
come-and the soul, weary,
panting, joyfully answeri: '
c'ml"Ad h tn Ga
Sun, Our Divine Lord Himself,
comes bringing heavenly Sun
shine to flee the shadow of
death. And Oh, the glory of
that Blessed Sunshine- How
it expells all shadow and sor
row! How it fills the longing
t soul with love divine.
And erelong the wearied
sone meets the beautiful smile
of the Savior and at last finds
rest and peace in His Sacred
Heart,---the rest, the peace,
the love that lives throughout
Eternity.
PARTITION, SALE
- ANDRE ARCENEAU, ET ALS
VERSUS
LOUIS MOURET, JR., MI
NOR, ET ALS
No. 20, 446, 16th Judicial
District Court, Parish of
St. Landry, La.
By virtue of a judgment
rendered in the above number
ed and entitled suit, signed by
B. H. Pavy, Judge of the 16th
Judicial District Court, of
Louisiana, there will be sold,
at public auction, by the un
dersigned auctioneer, for the
purpose of effecting a parti
tion, to the last and highest
bidder, at the principal front
door of the Courthouse at Ope
lousas, La., on
SATURDAY, JAN. 15, 1916,
at 11 o'clock a. m., the follow
ing described property, to-i
wit:
"1st. A plantation situated
on Bayou Teche near Notley
ville, with buildings and im-.
provements thereon, contain
ing one hundred and forty ar
pents, and bounded as fol
lows: North by Bayou Teche,
South by Emile Robin, East by
Dr. G. Richard and West by
Mrs. Michel Castille.
"2nd. Another tract situated
in the same neighborhood,
containing Twenty-seven and
60-100 acres, bounded as fol-o
lows: North by Adam Car
rier;e, South by Bayou Teche,
East by Achille Devillier, West(
by George Hampton.
"3rd. Two arpents of land
at Notleyville, St. Landry par
ish, with buildings and im
provements thereon, bounded
as follows: North by Bayou
Teche, South by Dr. G. Rich
ard, East by Dudley Devil
lier, West by Dr. G. Richard."
Terms: Cash.
H. E. ESTORGE,
nov 20-6t Auctioneer.
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START THE
NEW YEAR
Right by having your shoes
repaired by up-to-date mach
inery best of leather, work
marship and reasonable
prices assured.
BOSTION ELETRI
IcHPAMA , NErieto
aEU u'";r" -~·' ·~·%·~
IIOTIG TOe FAMERSge
To Facilitate and Assst t
Farmers and Merchants in
movement of the crop wew.
loan money on his - O
or RICE, properly
and Insured
at 6 per
Discount.
The loan to the Merchant iot
exceed 3 months and t.e
to the Farmer not to exceed
Smonths.
Our Savings Department
3% oSemi-anually.
The Planters Na'ia
Capital $50,000 U. pF&
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