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The Era-leader. [volume] (Franklinton, La.) 1910-current, October 28, 1920, Image 6

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Notice!
Owing to the enormous business
and the success of our recent sale,
we have decided to extend the sale
until October 28th.
We have on hand, and are get
ting in a new stock of
Dry Goods and Groceries
which are going at prices that will
surprise you.
Mr. Farmer, take notice of our
Farm Implement Sale.
Come in and look our goods over.
THE BABINGTON STORE, Inc.
Franklinton, La.
Sheriff Bale-No. 8424.
Magee W. Ott
Vs.
A. Womack
Notice is hereby given that by vir
tue of an order of seizure and sale is
sued out of the 26th. Judicial District
Court of Louisiana in and for Wash
ington Parish, in the above entitled
cause, and to me directed, I will pro
ceed to sell at publio auction to the
last and highest-bidder, on
Saturday, November 20, 1920
at the pliaolpalfront door of the court
house at Franklinton, La., between
the legal sale hours for judicial sales,
the following described property be
ing and situated in Washington Par
ish, La., to-wit:
East half of the sonth-westi, section
12, Tp. 2, Range 10 east, St Helena
Meridian.
Terms of sale.-Cash with benefit of
appraisement.
This the 20th day of September, A.
-D. 1920.
J. E. Bateman, Sheriff.
CONNELL & SMITH
DENTISTS
Office Over Washington Bank
HOURS
8100 A. M. to 6Q00 P. M.
Franklinton, Louisiana.
Parolen Notice,
Notice is hereby given that I
am applying for a parole. I was
sentenced for a term of 8 to 10
years, on charge of breaking and
entering. Sentence imposed
April 12, 1019.
SIMMIE BARKER.
Fire and Razornbacki Hogs I diffe
Play I Iivoc (\Witli Youing lconig- burt
Leat Pines In the Soul it. yeai
ther
''1nw the st'ruggle fr existence Nev
of lung.leaf pine orn cunt.oV'r lands Doo
in the South is handliapprd by Li r
hog grazlig and recure:t. fires
has bcn brought out by a six- 1)o
year e1xperiment in Louisiana.
Millions of long leaf seedlings
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sprang up over the South in the feal
fall of 1913, resulting from a very edu
heavy seed crop and favorable a
weather conditions. At the re- ait
quest of Henry E. Hardtner, of 1i3,
Urania, La., the Forest Service of sur'
United States Department of Ag
riculture, in co-operation with the Le
Louisiana Department of Conser- ed
vation. laid out a series of per- ver
manent experimental plates. They nov
were established at Urania in
rp
January 1914, the aim being to re
secure reliable information re
garding natural reproduction of reCo
long-leaf pine. cal
Well Stocked With Seedlings. tri
"Four sample tracts of one
tall
quarter of an acre each were ee- v)
lected of about the same charac- evi
Ie
ter and about equally well stocked r
with 1-year- old long-leal pine on
on
seedlings. Two of these plate
were fenced againts cattle and
enl
hogs and two left unprotected. a
Further, one plat in each of these
two series had since been burned Pý
over yearly (or nearly every year) ty
and the other twoprotected against at
fires.
"A remeasurement of the sam
ple areas was made in the winter
of 1919-20. The unfenced tracts
Swere each found to contain onli H
two long.leaf pine sapling. Sitnce
i they originally had 734 and 813
seedlings, respectively, this was
a loss of 99.6 and 99.7 per cent of a¬
trees. The fenced tracts on the a
other hand, were found to contain
Sfull stands, numbering 1,513 and
11 1,707, respectively, of little long
leaf trees. This is the equivalent
.- a
- of 6,052 and 6,826 trees per acre a
under protection, as compared
with eight per acre unprotected
against hogs This difference is
practically accounted for, it is
definitely known, by the fondness
of the "razorback" hogs for the
thick succulent bark on long-leaf
pine taproots. Although present
in widely varying numbers, this
famous southern forager usually
occurs in sufficient numbers to
destroy during the course of the
first two or three seasons, and
even during periods of exttaordi
nary reproduction, the majority
of all young long-leaf pines. It
shoUld he remarked th't., si for
as known, no damage of this sot-i
has been reported [ruon blooduo
o hogs.
B os1ig IncrCO-e' in Vive Yours
-"In the f-:,ced qualt i -oer
- tracts theIr's h.ui (.c~cred during
the five years a coasiderable in
crease in the number of long-leaf
seedlings, In one, for example,
the number has increased from
927 at the start to 1,707, equiva
lent to 84 per cent. The experi
ment further indicates that. the
grazing of hogs does not prevent
the seedling in of short leaf and
loblolly pines, for some have
sprung up on both the ungrazed
and the grazed tracts.
"The effect of yearly controlled
burnings is shown in a decided
check in the growth of long-leat
~ and the killing out 11 of the
shorteleaf and loblolly pines
which are.not practically resist
ant to fires.
"On the track burned over
yearly only three-tenths of one
per cent of the longleaf saplings
were over two feet in height, and
the tallest was 2.8 feet while on
ik the protected tract 16.3 per cent
were over two feet and the tallest
ateasured eeven feet. The effect
Ia of burning on a very small tract
of this size, whether controlled or
. 0ot, is probably considerable less
severe and injurious thin that re
5ulting from a fire over a large
t I area where there occurs a prelim
was inary period of heating and dry
S10 ing by the wH've of hot air preced
mad ing the arrival of the blazing fire
ssed front. Since thje saplings in the
experiment are jist beginning to
I, "ehoot" up height growth, the
difference in rate of growth due to
burnings during the next five
years may be expected to be fur
ther accentuated."-- ','Vekly
News letter-L'u' lishe'l by the
Departlment of Agriculture of the
Unbed;l States.
I)octk Hlioa)I for lRepeal ofi
AItendmtent No. 7.
An urgent appeal for the de
feat of Amendment No,1 on Nov
ember 2nd has been sent out by
a number of New Orleans organ
iza ions, including the Dock
Board, which sponsored the mea
sure at the last session of the
Legkilature. '
Unless this amendment is turn
ed down, it is pointed out, two
very imlportant tax exemptions
7now enjoyed by the state will be
repealed.
Ammendment No. 7 proposes to
re-enact Article 230 of the State
Constitution so that industries lo.
cated on the New Orleans Indus
trial Canal will he exempt from
taxation. It is so worded how
ever, that its adoption will repeal
d Act 52 of 19i4 which exempts
Sfrom taxation money on hand or
e on deposit and homestead loans,
d and Act 253 of 1916 which ex.
einmpts from taxation American
e flag ships domiciled in Louisiana
d ports and engaged in overseas
trade.
S Discovery of this defect in the
t amendment was made by the New
Orleans Association of Commerce
which immediately sought legal
er opinjou to verify its belief. Mr.
tH Uenry P. Dart, a well known
1 New Orleans attorney and Hon
aorable Luther E. Hall, Assistant
SAttorney General, have advised
of against the adoption of the
aminhdment.
he a ndmThe State Homestead League,
n the Allied Building Council, the
d Manufactures Bureau, the New *
g- Orleans Association of Commerce _
nt and the Dock Board are on record
:re
ed against Amendment No. 7.
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nit did wondrs
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lad 'Cardul., It is the best
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the Buy War Savinp Stsgps.
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and Ready-to-Vear
Call on us. We have a complete and up
to-date stoclk. In order'l to keel) up with
the latest in style and also to gi\ve our cus
tomers advantage of the best )1prices obtain
able, we have
A Fresh Shipment Each Week
of Hats, Coats, Suits and Dresses
1Sizes and styles to suit all. Ask for the
e popular and exclusive
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(Paris and New York.)
M The most attractive Pattern Hats we have
V- ever offered our trade-SURE TO PLEASE.
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Men and Boys' Outfitting
in
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as Silk Shirts and Fancy Hosiery
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w A full stock of EXTRA TROUSERS just re.
ce ceived-all sizes and various quality and colors.
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fr. Accurate Measures Taken For Tailored Suits.
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le, Phone No. 50. FRANKLINTON, IA
he
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eep his act
IIn Mind
There are different grades
in hardware and we alway,
get the best.
Our Our variety of Stoves in
i Hardware stock cannot be excelled
Cook Stoves ranging from
Measures the tiny little quickly heated
stove to the splendid old
9 Steel Ranges. Several wakes
0o of Oil Stoves, 2 to 6 burners.
The Wood Heaters, Coal He*
Th ers and Oil Heaters-ins4u1
BEST yourself and family the
I greatest amount of codfed
I. Standard. for the winter months.
BUY -YOUR SUPPLIES HERE
AND GET
A SUPERIOR ARTICLE
L FOR A LOW PRICE.
R ;The Noble Hariware Store
Franklinton, Louisiana.
1i
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a person has 11C1,0 millions of hinod
corpncirh's elrit ntidng in his hody. I'eo
pie sufferih i ':misornnin might try
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