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0 Per Year. . Official Journal of Washington Parish and the Town of Franklinton. $2.00 Per Year.
1PRANKLINTON NEW ERA, aTAluwease taes,
LUME 1 i WASHINGTON LEADER, asTAnumsaD 1908, FRANKLINTON, LA., THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 17, 1921. NUMBER 47.
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aklinton, La., Jan. 13, 1921.
bthes above date the Wash
pirish School Board met
let session at their office in
ov of Franklinton as per
authorised by President
Batseman with the following
riun attendance: D. Wal.
p, E. Morris, F. B. Bateman,
Cushing, J. K. Johnson,
.Biobardsoo, Geo. C. Knight,
, Knight J. A. Moore, J. H.
pell, and Willie Fussell,
Smeeting was called to order
dent F. B. Bateman and
prayer by J IK. Johnson.
minuloates of the regular
held October let and the l
Meeting held on October
.6 were read and approved.
Smotion of D. T. Cushing ,
Sby L. T. Richardson
asnimously carried the. fol
resolution was adopted.
y and coufirm the ao
theSchool Board of the
rd of the City of Bo.
ulsiana, in employing (
for the term 1920-1921. 1
sit appears that under I
tuling of the Attorney I
the State of Louisiana,
Wohool Board can not
sji authority to a local
'd to employ teachers, I
;R considered for the 8
of the sobools gen. E
t the action of the
of the City of Bo* E
employing the teach. I
be ratified, approved I
it resolved that all
.Y elected and now
the city schools, in
pea, having been
the local School B
es, La., be and they
frmed in their-po. "
# same salaries and t
tldns as set out F
with the School
of the Local
¶ Bogaluma, La.,
g the teachers,
of this body. B
?Committee sub. B
agreport I U
La, Jan. 6, 1921, i
Members of the B
atle 8ohool Board,
tte appointed on
aport that we a
ed th8i several ac
8choot as kept by ~
touirbest in. E
ioad theb ort thina'
go JBto hq~detaile, his T
t~t~.b:~: bit records '
ao Oondition. O
ttstem, of the
r attsobed hereto B
of receipts and
expenditures, we are of the opin
ion that unless there is some cur
tailment and retrenchment that at
the close of this school year the
General Fund will show a deficit
of about $14,000.00.
After discussion by the com
mittee, there is but one way it
would seem possible to close the
regular school year with a smaller
deficit, it would be to shorten the
terms of all schools. This matter
we all submit to the entire Board
Signed- F. IB. Bateman,
J. K. Johnson,
G. W. Knight,
GENERAL I ND ACCOUNT
Balance July 1, 1920........ 1,414 50
Receipts July4, 1920 to Jane
uary 1, 1921....,.......,. 69,260 88
Total, balance and receipte., to,678 38
Disbursements July 1. 1920
to January 1, 1921 .,,..... $1,819 O0
Overdraft balance January
1, 1921.................... 644 8 64
Outstanding checks........ 1,242 46
Bank. balance............ 697 82
Estimate of General Fund Ex
S ponses Jan. 1 to July 1, 1921
Overdraft January 1, 1921...$ 644 61
Teachers salaries to make 7
and 0 months. .......... 64,895 80
Bogalusa city Scohools.. ... 30,000 00
Balance Negro schools...,.. 8,000 00
Due bank.,1.,,..,. 5,,.. ,800 26
Bills due..,,,..,,,,.,..., 6,000 00
'alary Suit................. 14250 00
Offce assistant,,........, 4$0 00
Telephone..... ...... , 36 00
Stamps, envelopes, etc.,,.., 45 00
Balanbe on transfers..:.., 1,986 76
Taltes ancollected Jaly 1, 'i 1,200 00
Janitors ................ 46200
Board members, 8 meetings 260 60
Printing ................ '100
Demonstration agents....,, 786 00
Miscellaneous............... 760 00
Assessor's commission.... 1,482 08
Estimate of Receipts, -Jaulu
ary 1, 1921, to July 1, 1921
Balance state,,,,...........947,854 a8
Police Jury............ 28,600 00
1 mills..................... 28,600 00
Polls.......... ..... .. 2,60000
No. 2....................... 88,200 00
Fines and F............. 600 00
16th Section...,......... .... 2,8601 60
G. E. Board............... 1,000 00
stony Point bmlding loan., 8,425 00
Miscellaneois ..... ,......, 1,380 00
Total,,,. ......... .$164,471 18
Summary of All Accounts
Balance July 1; 1920-
Bogalusa bond, sale pf bonds $98,076 14
Bogalusa bond aot. taxes., 17,658 93
General fund aeccont....... 1,414 00
Pranklinton Bond aecount,, 1,11216
total balances July 1, 1920..$118,16S 02
Receipta July 1, 1920 to Jan. 1, 1921
Bogalusa bond acou0nt, sale
ofbondoL. ............... $101·802 Ii J
Bogalusa bond sect,, taxes, 75 40
General fundaccount....., 60,260 88
Pranklinton bond aeconpt., 102 78
Enon special........,,,,,(,, 8,477 51
Total receipts all aecounte.$5174,278 590
Total of balance and receipts
for all acounts .......$2 $392,486 08
Disbursements July 1; 1920 to January
Bogalusa bond ocounoale a
of bdode......n...4,,,.. $168,245 08
(Continuled on last pagle. )
to work in Box Factory
at Roseland, La.
otable working condi.
Sand steady work.
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Arrangements have been made
to begin a series of revival ser.
vices at the Methodist church on
the 4th Sunday in this month,
February 27. ,
We will be assisted by the Rev.
Dan Kelly, well known evange
list, and his brother, John, cor
netist and personal worker. To.
gether they make a splendid
The hearty Co-operation of the
Baptist church and all Christians
earnestly desired, and everybody
is most cordially invited to at
tend and take part in the cam
paign for the betterment of the
town and cotmmunity.
On Sunday the services will
begin at 11 A. M. and 7:80 P'. M.
During the weekC tlhey will begin
at 10:30 A M. and 7:30 P. M.
The Church Conference held
Hlast Sunday afternoon, elected
\l s W. J. Dobson, Mrs, J. JL.
Ilrck, Mrs. C. C. Simmons,
\rt. - . V. Forshag, D. S. Slo
coin. W. J. Burris aid O. F.
Monk to act as the Social Service
Commnrnittee for the Ohurch dur'
lInr t14. revival and for the rest
of the f'ear
t. W, gain, Pastos.
cigarefte. Flavor is
The Amoronus One-.Do you
ever peep through- the keyhole
when I am sitting in there "with
Small Brother (with a burst of
candor)-Sometimes. When mo.
ther ain't there._.taondonBrighly.
IS JUST LIKE
Makes Yeou Feel Lazy and Discouar.
aged. Youea Get Nothing Done
Tunae Up Youear Blood with It,
Notice the Differaie with Rich
Red Blood in Your Veins.
The man or woman or the child
with a sickly-looking complexion,
a pale wan face, has blood that-is
filled with poison. Instead of
rich red blood coursing through
their veins, they are trying to
get along with blood that is weak
and thin. It doesn't carry life
giving qualities tbrough the body.
You see those men and women
eirery day. They are so tired.
Their shoulders droop. They
slouch. It is all they can do to
As soon as you begin to feel
that way take Pepto Mangan, the
well known blood tonic. It will
clear away the poisons and make
ygur blood rich with red corpus
Pepto Mansan is prepared in
both liquid and tablet form. One
has the same medicinal value as
the other. Take either kind you
prefer. Bat be sure you get
the genuine PeptoMangan
"GOde's". The full name,
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Real Estate Deals.
le The following transfers in par.
r. ish real estate were made during
in the past week as shown by
b, official records.
Great Southern to Martin Peter.
v. son, 121.29 acores in Sec. 7.4-18.
e- $1165.17 cash.
r- Martin Peterson to Great South.
. ern 40.42 acres, Sec. 7.4.13.
id $404.00 notes,
Morris H. Talley to Iseae Tal
le ley, 84.51 acree in Sec. 21 4-12,
is $1060.00 cash and note,
y Mrs. Phelide Blanchard to J.
t- C. Mills, Lots 1, 2, 3 in Block 135
2 City Bogalusa, $900.00 eash.
e Henry W. Heslin to Colonial
Creosoting Co. Lots 23, 21and 16
I feet off lot 25 all in Block 83, Bo.
I. galuse, $5,100.00 cash.
n H. A MeMilliaii to Mrs. Mollie
Slade, Lot 50 Block 9, $20.00 cash,
d Edward Langlioret to John G.
d Peters, 79.86 acres Sec. 24-1-13,
, $1562.50 cash and notes,
3, Vandalia Wilkes to H. A.
". Wilkes, 14 acres in headright 52.
'. 1-14,'$800.00 cash and other eon.
Vernon Ward to Lee Roy Dan
t iel 88.5 feet by 195 feet in lot 12,
blook 20, Pieroe addition to flu.
galnsa. $1412.00 cash,
Judgement rendered placing
heirs of Louis Pearson in posses'
sion of his estate, onsisting of
91 acres, hearight 40.2.14.
Judgement rendered placing
Ruth Magee Smith in possession
of allproperty of Thosee. M. Magee,
Sallie Batemwan Magee and Ray
Magee, real estate consisting of
12 acores in headright 57:2-10.
Chess Mis llto C. C. Fortin.
berry, one sore land in N. E.cor
ner of Dr. W. J. Jones field in
South Franklilinton, West side
Main street. $400.00.
Ball Players Will Arrive at
Bogalusa Feb. 21.
Bogalusa, La., Feb. 10, 1921..
With practically all arrangements
completed for eutertaining her
athletio gisitors, Bogalusa is im
patient for the date of their arr:i"
vat to roll around,
The Brows will leave St. Louis
=on Sunday, and *oming south by
Sway of Jlackson Will arrive here
Monday afternoon. They will
I ave a large sign attached to the
side of their car, advertising the
f fact that they are to train in Bo.
galusa, and invited everybody to
come to LBogaluesa to see them
play in the exhibition games
which will be held here with other
big league teams.
On March 8, the New Orleans
team of the Southern League will
open with the Browns at Bogaluss.
Saturday aud Sunday, Maroh 12,
and 13, will see the Milwaukee
club of the American Association
in action against the Browns, and
on the 15th and 16th games with
the Brooklyn Nationals will be
staged on oue of the Bogalusa
This is only part of the eche
dule, the rest to be announced
later, but this is enough to pro.
duce some unusual excitement
around Bogalusa. Already plans.
are being made in many a house
hold to drop all else on the days
of the games here1
Additional bleachers and stands
have been oomplted at the larg
est park where most of the games
will be staged, and no trouble is
anticipated in taking care of the
throngs which will be on hand t6
see the contests.
People in this section have of.
ten demonstrated their wisdom in
other ways. At this time they
are proving their long' headed.
ness by making ready to embrace
this opportunity to see something
which like Christmas, only comes
down this way once every year,
an habt is bigleusbe
General News In Brief.
A son of former Senator Vard
aman was given a "vacation"
pending an investigation into al
leged Liberty bond sales in Mem.
The lUnited States Steel Cor
poration flatly refused to cut ex
isting wage scales and price sohe.
dules for product.
The Senate in passing the sun
dry appropriation bill increased
the amount for Mississippi river
Twenty-oue American marines
weri arreested in Nicaragua by
the Uniteil States officers as the
result of an attack on a Nicaragua
it'ilway etmploy.s claize(l a
victory in the decision that the
national agreements shall remain
in force for the presenlt.
A new Senate measure to re
dnce iUmigration was reported
much more drastio than the
President Provosty of the State
Bar Association called a meeting
for February 26, to consider re
commendations forjudieiai clauses
in the new constitutiun,
Travel to and from Chattanooga,
Tenn., was affected by flooded
rivers which inundated the low
France began the work of mov.
ing 1,500,000 bodies of war vic
tims to eeiieterie nuear their old
Rub-My-Time is a great pain killer
it relieves pain and soreness caused by
Rheumatismu, Neuralgia, Sprains, etc.
Dr. A. G. Smith
Office Over Washington Bank
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Five American bluejaokets
were fired upon at Vladivostok
and three Iuseian officers were
arrested, charged with the ahoot
The House voted to out naval
enlistments from 143,000 to 100,
000 and the marines from 27,000
Senator Dial threatened to
bring impeachment proceedings
against Federal Judge Landis for
releasing a bank embezzler.
The steamer Mount Clay ar*
rived in Boston with 36 seamen
who had beeii taken from the
sinking freigoter Bombardier at
sea during at iurricane.
Charles Messer Stow, naval ex
pert, declared the United States
navy would be the strongest afloat
in the year 1923.
Opposition to the operation of
carbon black plants will be carried
into the Constitutional Convention
A Burglass, large realty holder
declared his intention of building
another hotel for New Orleane.
Superintendent Harris notified
teachers no more emergency oer*
tifioates would be issued permit'
ting holders to teach in high
schools of the state.
RuabMy-Tism is a powerful antisep
tic; it kills the poison, caused from in
fected cuts, cures old sores tetter, etc.
In Reese Bldg. Oppo. Courthouse
JIM BAILEY, Prep. .
Work Promptly Done
and Fully Guaranteed
Do not send your work out of
Town. GIVE ME A T'RIAL.