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Official Journal of Washington Parish and the Town of Franklinton.
VOLU.M I 7. ,,,,,. . . FRANKLINTON, LA.. THURsSDAY, JUNE , lolo. NIUMBEI II. SiI i(I o l ,aLI'4(I I'r, ,( il'"-' i S)i the: aI,.jv, dat' ti. 1, "''r i dire·ct "l r -* of the N ulii' i. : .essill wjt ll tli', f ,' ,i', i, l i.. ,1- ( J Ir's Ilt',-t'nt" I . \V l,,',' . 1) . I . \ (,rris. t . 1 ; .at.;.a:. 1. T . "' tHiclardson, \VW. Iý. ý a. 1 J. .1 rieen, J. A. M ',,,r,', M. C'. Dun- t call and Willie meIti . ThI' u eel ing "wa called to ,rit' by tht' I)resilent an ,d the rel ,uet' i ,,f the Warnerton ,)pieop fr a special , tax was uls'iit'l',t"i. t On motion dulty See .cded and carried the tllowiu\ , i - ,i - triets were created and leduin d a give'ln elow : t Pine No. 1' A. IBe.inring it , the nw corner -o f t-,'tln , '-12. thence south to th e sw c, rn,.r tf section G, thence east t,) the (,11, ic taw road, thence ,ut l along -aiI road to the south boundary line t of section 1-, thence east to the se corner of se,-. 13, thence north to the corner of the sel- of the, ne4 of section 27-1-12. thence we, t one mile, thence north section line, theune west to the nw (,rnerl I of section US, thence south , I thence west to the old Choctaw road, thence south along the Old Choctow road to point where samnt crosses Tp. line between 1 and 2. i thence w to the ryw corner of se. . 6-2-12, the point of beginllhing. Sheridan No. 6 A. Beginning at the ne corner of the John 1 Maesles hd. ;;:2-12, thence south to the se corner of hd., thence east to the nw corner of see. 25, thence south to the sw corner of sec. 18-6-12. thence west to the east boundary line of David MIi- ( zell lid. No. 39, thence north to' the ne corner of said hd, thence west to the sw corner of the se} 1 of see. 11-:-li, thence north to the Tp, line, thence east along said Tp. line to the point where c same crosses old Choctaw road, thence north along said road to the point where same crosses the north boundary of sec. 19-2-12, thence east to the ne corner of the John Measles hr. 39-2-12, the point of beginning. Ben's Ford No. 6i B. Begin ning at the ne corner of sec. 16, thence west to the nw corner of see. 18-3-13. thence south to the sw corner of see. 30, thence east to the sw corner of nw4 of sec 32, thence east to center of section 32 thence north to fec. line, thence east to the sw corner of the City of Bogalusa, thence north along the west line of the city of Boga \V ti t. i',n N i, At . : CP1i: . .ai _-]I tº. i i.'rl\,'T i ` 'ti"II ier of it 1. ''. 1:;. th:ence \cve t Si to lI,'tIe Chilittý, river, thence .t ,northi up an I ai'nt -aid river' 1to p S .ti in t'-2-9 \va, tmale an I e acll . The -eiretairy vwa- in- I struct..d t n ike t ' 'it'inanli I th ,"i I i - ani n r_' , . f , ,r ,,y mlel.t ,f -.1; d, 1llars. b1,in 1 e e estimtlate l valu,' " f timber o' ": '.: t i--.lie che.'k ti E. A. .Burri-. at i. th e' ar,'ltUtil Hf thrie d uli lars ftr L tlVi ',. rendered in estimatirng the t11lb,-r. "I S)n mnti,,n duly seconded and tl iiarried the trLi ttee of the i, i' chli l w',re authi 'rized to di sptse I if ai andlo d ss,',ho-u building It- p cated between the two builuin, ,, i\ow in use to the best advantage it possible. t!i Ocn Jiotion druly secn,]ed and carried the Itrei--deIt of this b,,ard d F. B. Bateman, was duly author- b ized to -ign and accept ded b drawn this date from M. H-i. Var- ti nado tf thte parish -chiul Ioard. u and to sign deed< drawn this date f( from parish sehtl 'l board to .l. H. Varnado, and one from parish school board to s. S. Thomas. Un motion duly seconded and carried L. T. Richardson and L. P. Pierce were appointed as a committee to confer with James I. Waller and his bondsmen in re gard to inaking a settlement of balance due on 16th section notes due the state for township 4-13. On mIotion duly seconded and carried the following resolution was unanimously adopted; r Sec. 1. Be it ordained by the parish board of school directors of Washington parish, La., That special elections be and are here by ordered to be held in school districts No. 18A (Pine), No. 6A (Sheridan). No. GB (Ben's Ford) 1 and No. 20A (Warnerton) in the SParish of Wasliingtou, La,, on the 5th day of July, 191W , for the put pose of submitting t1 the qual ified electors of each of the said 2 school districts entitled to vote I there at the following proposition. V No. 1. The question of the levy of a special tax of three mills on 1. the dollar of all property in Pine I i y the secretary €,f thre ;rd If sch il direlt- the '1 1 [i l t ,in the following N . Lou ... ... .. ... ... .. .. tio n lehvy a..Inill: : 1I t on allf tie i: eig l tt'' t t axa- : givi l ji _ t Di stri .t No. : Marl \Va,,hmnton, :Yes 11 c, or the per- : : 2. Sr-tat tati.he pur- a he a 1er !i \'f r i Urýea . tit'le }r.neei. . "r iti r g addi tional :h : thre .3 schools of the F l-~\ I -i'!~kItax 'r I''or Anil- lu l t r t are tti\atiuifl, filip 1a!U r five years. th Nor.. nmlt l' ' . . i X ; I . to . h t' . . . ..l in giv i ta Ii iti val ua tion lc...........'p lsia oter .................... ' an ,-,tlers: To vote in yeac N . 'op sltion submitted ,add lt, plaf e a cross () spec tt I ituare afterll the prewordty I ' tate against it, plfor a Loui it 1 after the p roceeds lo SI'' eit furto her ordained, in ine ii tl l aid to the sail dis-qual ItrkI'' N,, 2')A. 1w S board oit f directors y e is heriby ordered to add hiet~ for use at t he said letiun iall . . be pea "tall y sheets, lista of - thit :ors, it assessedC l ilect- 1the orperty, blank state, r ors. n ll be bmpilation of thei) . ]ber and amount, andsa on blanks that mayan forfor the purpose ofu ......................tlion rup . aid election, to l cause bte placed in the : bal ri r t use at the respectivei nd to make provisionsel smission of the ballot b tion in several precincts ofNo. d'r istrict at which the Yes Sbe held. 6 La.. antualrther ordained, etc.,h per d otlling, f the places o r pre posea said election shallal : aijd to the jui~kei schools of the saide school for district -. l). Crain, II. W. h Taxable valuation . co. snd Signature of voter ..............lrk Notice to sers:ve at Pinvote schol. D.e `]favor of the proposition submitted a dd Uupon this ballot, place a cross (X) Sc'hi mark in the square fter thuse fwor e "e's": to vote against it, place a fou s simiilar nmark after the word pro ol district No. 6A, See. B e it further ordained, ian se l'rain commi.sioners S1 igetc., That the secretary of election a at Mc('auley Crain's S. parishBen's Ford school board of diretors yea tNo. 6B, Mec Adams, fo ) be, and he is hereby orgdered ton Adams A e be prepared for use at the said o eectn elethe tally sheets, list of 1 chool. at n qualified electors, assesseol for dis vala- mu t[ of A, W. W. Jenkins, rc heand L. S, tarnado vers, and Jaon. Warner s eaetion to serve at War etea b. allaof whom shall o lb ut for 'mpenesation. v 4B e it further ordained,, T t p l. paricsh borre -d ete.,Thatthe pesid nt I th at saiK hi bnai'l lf P'ha Niw t'. .~t (' .. I'h it t , ex~rrieu _ :I ' -- "Loul (',,urltill * t~l-" ,lL,.t.-.t, ,':tll',':t--i,.ýr he, and h' , i . h . .rr y it u.l tt ti. I: give pi,' to tf saidai ,'"tit,:.. t 'o., Th a t l tl,, ' o f u i;'.- \V .t h of', plarec il b,,,d (it' - hl l dic .ti',ri 'ihe, and I I, n i h, .ih s ia 'itru 't i t uo n lghe f rul,lit Ie ,,t. s s.f s ui, .l .' ligpheit a ed r ,nt.t 1, 't. tr t,, tia, f,_,ilt,,w irl,.z f' r ' . . '.;L lv A spe.TIal.. itllx o b.y til' . :i t , A'.ir'" .1 rs ,1f ttl,t. !I,)y hlu tii' ,f ýý It 1 ... _, r!f V l } i ' ',£ , i -ti; meeting tid i,, the , lth Clay iaf T .ay 1t1" t, 1, F. B\. Iiint, man. pLesi an,'t f sti, b ,oard tf dire for tir. t her s, fv the ui r l, ot e l:t. i l, t ' IC 1ý , li , , 1( 0.' w V , t i t s a i d r , . .., , . u i , ,it - . . v i special dictinasl will to th1 i i t s'h pol district-t. 1A, 6A. ,B s and 2,A. Pari-h of Washington, L shr Louisiana, bin the oth day of July Li.u lt6r, for the purpose of sugmit ,ai tiny to the property tax-papers T qualified uidr c lstilution and tat lawc of the st;rt l,,,uislact. to 15 v ,tt a ;tit ,,l,,Ceton. th:e fol,_,vu .- Jul ing pr,,,,,'s;li,,' to-wit: a B 1. l To levy a special tax of h Sthree mill- on the dollar on all the property in schoo l d istrict N . No. 1"A. paris h o f W\ashn ington,. i Le' Louisiana, subject to state taxa- io ditt tion, annually, for a period d fv nift eight years, for the purpose o ,f poi giving additional aid to the pub- s lie school of -aid district, the 2. To levy a special tax of me Sthree inills on the dollar on all vol the property in school district No als GhA, Parish of Washington, Lou-. ev isiana, subject to state taxation, annually, for a period of five az years, for the purpose of giving , se additional aid to the public thl school of said district. pa 3. To levyo a special tax of thl four mills on the dollar on all $. property in school district No. mt 513, Parish of Washington. Louis iana, subject to state taxation, e annually for a period of five N years, for the purpose of giving additional aid to the public school nc Sof said district. i 4. To levy a special tax of five isl mills on the dollar on all thel proserty in shoool distrit No. o 20A, parish of Washington, Loun f siana, subject to state taxation, annually, for a period of five years, for the purpose of giving. additional aid to the public school ersof said district. ioFor the purpose of said special s elections the polling places will tbe Pine school for school district ooNo. se , McCauly Crain's house e for Sheridan school district N,. 6A, Ben's Ford school for district neNo (iB, atd Warnerton school f.r e- district No. 20A, angv the follow 11ing commissioners and clerks of haelections of each polling place lhave been appointed to serve a' .this election, all of whom shall kserve without colmpenlstiion. H. ol, D. Crain, H. \V, Thounas, and \V 'or P. -eralt, cm-isionirs, an A, Escoe Knight, clerk on f a lecti t,, an serve at the Pine sch',ol: \V. A1 •rs Sheridan, E . I). Sher'idan an l .\i. anC. Cdrain commissioners, andl J. l's S .K night elerk ,,f election t,, )ol serve at Mct'auley Crain's house ,'s, for Sheridan school: M. C. ns Adams, W. .I. B'.rd and Morgan ie - -.dains com mlris ai,,ners, and W . F. at Mci~ehee clerk ,,f te,'tion tO serve at. Ben's F.',rd s,.hol" W W'. is - Jenkins, .1,,hn Smlith, and IL. 8. ns, Varnado commissioners, and .I. Sdo J. W arner e'lerk of the electi,_ l to ter serve at W'arnertou school. ar- Notice is also) given that at 10 all o'clock a. hm. oin ile l;th day ,,f July, 1!#16, the said h,,ard at di._ of (C;ontiued on las-t page. ) Chinaware Free Everybody Gets Something. I Every PURCHASER A Sure Winner An Op)lortunlity is Now OIffe'red Our S Clustolmers to SeciItre Elegant China \Vare Absolutely FREE! Begin NOW and save your cash register receipts and when you have $5.00 in receipts, pre sent them at our store and get one piece of the China Ware, or save receipts to a sufficient A O amount to get the entire set at once. 'A NOTE I. .MInthl' a, coun> h paid, on or before the loth oI each % month will he allowe,: as cach pnr-ha"es. NOTE 2. This China Ware will be on exhibition in our show window as soon as our supply is received. Babington's Drug Store, Inc. The mc Store (e4iiCi/ JAtluS c7/lenis ?9 ee tiate- :-unpi'rm. L ot to 1u~e' Mr. *-l-tic. Lamar, ,f ;e, rgia. w.i- expect- ti take thle oath if , f of itee i,robaiý" .,tun 1". I E. x-iov. Martin (;lyn. f Nwv V .rk, wavi eilcted t.tnmporary Shair ,arn o f t ,, l ,IýJln .,'ra1ti' Na- I, tinal CI ven! tion. (,)V. jP'lý,-; t 1 .i n Va t, 1,2akitn ,' ,ay he ,a ,. n,, t,t gI rtal. up lt. lilt th l e la thi "v " . h The i ,e,, . ari, in the his t,,r of New Ora, n- turned out for pIreparednt,-s l)ay an, wa0 hitne-ss. , i i L hi the ng ettim;ited .Mayor S. A. lDiekrs n,, ,of ahrieveport tli- .i -odldenly in St. Luis after an attack of acute ,a.triti.-. " dtlith d The British alimiralty l.-ued 1a .tat uient that the 1;e'llan- lost) lb m,,n of war in the fight off .luttland 1an ,l the a ttnol resulted in a British vi.try. Fital1 action wil b-' taken this week 'n telectioIn law hills by the, )ens crati,' ,.a ,, of Louisiana Legislature. ani it was exp1ected difficulty ma., ari-e vete appro poiatioln-. Winston Speucer Churchill told the Hiouse sf Common 1,700.U000 men of the 5,041,00) raised voluntarily were unacc;,unte'1 for also that there weret 6 re.ruit3 for every rifle. Four Orleans senaters were among those who voted in favor of the Johnson bill wiping out thet s", , of neer-beer which passed. 25 to 11; and this aided in the removal if opposition to the '9,00,W00 bond bill's advance ment. British reports of the great naval battle in the north sea insist theGermans fled when the dread noughts appeared, while the Ge - mans say the whole of the Brit ish grand fleet was engaged. A-" the twi. is bent so thie bough is inclined." \\ hlen y\,Iur toy is young is the time to imlpress unan Ihim that his umoney is his best friend. If he puts it in tihe bank. his pride in his bank account will hell) him to increase it. Timne quickly steals away: money quickly piles up. He will hb independent soine l day sn it Ihe banks his money now BANK WITH US. Washington Bank & Trust Co, Franklinton Bogalusa Angie 4 per cent paid on tir - Certificates of Depcsit 3" per cent paid on 6: -gs Accounts. ilill i ... \'ith the ClOt- fi the I urfh in iniati -A 'r th:: th a inn -trati, Ii l 'r raml \il i,., , .arriJl ouit. 'lie\ N.w Orle:in '.,l0O,(000O I-, , hill pass.ed th Senate unanila illnl',sly. .1 .:',.r.:t 1 1 a vi- nO it, 'y was ,, rt l il, the hriose of l.pre' .:eint tivt e- in Washine n by - .., ' ,fes triHbutt frin " ''restn :,tiv,'. A',ýii -r of Louisiana and l\ ii,ilitele,. of ,ient ucky. ('hair:tu 'i o'ai n, of the s maite iaval 'cnll. ! i . announced that hI ,ilt l: a !iht in the senate ti amend i nainti bill as passed Iby the house to provide for more battle cruisers and dreadnaughts. i ashin,.t',r was offended by the ilaniuage ,f Carranza's note aiil it way said a rebuke might be adminiistered while no attention w'n, uld be paid to the demands that American troops be with drawn. Louis I).Brarlndeis' nomination to the UnitedStat-*sSupreme court litterl\ f',uht by Republicans for four moths was confirmed by the Senate 47 ti, 22. M-xi'o in a nfw note called on the U nited States to withdrow Sits trooips and state its future d intenti,ins torward that country, Notice--It is hereby given that t intend to introduce in the gen eral assembly of the state of d Louisiana, a bill investing the r justice of the peace in the town Sof Franklinton, La., with crimi nal jurisdiction over misdemean ors a; is provided in Article t26 'e of the constitution of the state of or Louisiana. This May 9, 1916. ut '.T. E. Bennett. Dr. 0. D Varnado DENTIST Office in R. D. Magee Bldg., Over Boston Store Franklinton, - : Louisiana. Your patronage will be appreciated.