TiE WEEKLY MESSENGER.
O/ficidl oural qf the Torn of .t. Jiartinville. J~~STICE TO ALL. scription i ,oo 1 !,ear in advance.
Vol. XX: ST. KARTIVILLE, LA., SEPTEMBER 9th, 1905. No. l.
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When you buy a Mowing Machine
Buy The "Wood"
!Simple, strongly built, light on your
teams and does not get clogged..
T. J. LABBE.
HI. P. FOURNET,
Wholesale and Commission,
Rail Road Avenue,
S. MARTINVILLE, LOUISIANA.
3. J. BURDIN & BRO.,
RED CYPRESS LUMBER,
SHINGLES, CISTERNS, SYRUP BARRELS & BRICKS, ~
And carry a large stock of
Wit Leaf Yellow Pine Lamber Flooring, /Siding aInd Deuantiots. ,,.1!
OUR PRICES VERY LOW.
'1W cALL AND SEE US AND SAVE SOmE hoNE1Y. '
- I have opened a Fire Insurance Agency, with office
Satthe Bank of St. Martinville building. If you need
SFire Insurance a phone message or a postal card
will bring me to your4tace. Give me a chance to
talk Fire Insurance to you,
P. A. BIENVENO. "
-The races at the Ledoux track !
last Sunday evening proved very I
ihteresting. The number of per- I
sons attending was satisfactory, g
and all who were present spent an b
agreeable evening. The bettings
were not large in amounts, but
they were very lumerbus antd
pretty lively, the favorites were
Got Off Cheap.
He may well think he has got ~
off cheap, who, af* having conu
stipation or indigestion, is still E
able to perfectly restore his health. j
Nothing will do this but 1)r. 4
King's New Life Pills. A quick,: :
pleasant, and certain cure for head-!I
ache, constipation, etc. 25c at 1. iE
J. Labbe's drug store; guaranteed. [
We learn reliably that Messrs. I
R. Martin, W. J. Burke, Dr. (, Co.
Sabatier and Dr. F. R. Martin,
the moving spirits in the do
velopment of the Anse-la-Butto
oil field, have interested and in
duced Mr. Lake Grow, the expert
driller, to move his family to that
field and locate there permanent
ly. This means busiuess,serious
ly, as Mr. Grow is a rman of largo
- experience in oil matters, and is
reputed toI be one of the most snc
cheefnl drillers in this section, and
his moving to this field to locat!
permanently after he has put
aown his first well, which in its
unfinished state is flowing about
300 or 400 barrels of oil per day,
is very encouraging, as it is a sure
sign that this field is a good one,
and with the known persistent
deternioation of the promotors,
and the knowledge (,f the driller,
we can surely expect an early and
complete development of this field,
which has been for many years in
a state of experiment, or specula
tion by the cotmpanies that have
operated there before. The pro
moters of the Anse-l--Buttte Coin
pany have spent a large amount of
money on their holdings there,
afinl it is to be hoped, now, that
they will IM rewarded, with a tie
th'at witl prod0ce oil ahundantly "
Jean Pomec Vs Ashman Taylor,
State of Louisiana, Parish of St. Martin. !.
5th Justice's Court;
By Virtue of a writ of Fleri Pacina
issued by A. A. lDupre Justice of the
Peace of the fifth ward of the Parish of
St. Martin, in favor of Jeat Iomet, and
against Ashman Taylor, to me dfrected,
I 11 at II o'eftck a. in. on the
9th day of the month of Sept. 1I
A. I). 190o5, 1
at the office of said Justice of the Peace,
in the fifth ward of said parish, offer for
sal at public ahction for Cash. to the
highest bidder the following deoribed *
property to-wit: All the right and ti
tle Of Ashman Taylor, in the iEstate of -
his deceased brother (George Taylor,. on 91
that certain tract of land situated in the
fifth ware of the parish of St. Martin. I
La.. with the improvements thereto is,
longogs, containing Seventy eight si- .w.
pertieial arpents more or less bounded 191
North by land of Sam WaHsihingkton, South
by William Ward, IEast by Mrs. Laura
Smith, West by Bayou Teche. Seized by
me as fhe property of Ashluani Taylor.
under said writ of Fiert Faceias.
Parish of St. Martin, La..this 27th day 1
of the month of July A. D. 1905. i
A. H. GITILBEA U,
Constable 5th Ward, St. Martin, I 1.
et your O(eats, Bras, Corm and IHay
from Blemvemu's. Free delivery. ()
L. C. DUCHAMP,
Drugs and Perfumeries,
flatting and Window-shades,
wright 'laterials Etc.
'"Agent for the celebrated d elable Jobs Deere mnplebeits.
MARTIN J. VOORH-IES,
U wCARUIAGE8, SADDLERY,
THAR AE FURNITURE.
PLOWS, AND PLANTATION SUPPLIES.
v Look Neat and . Attractive by Dress- .
ing Nicely and Elegantly
when you go out visiting.
! Your Printed Stationery is a Repre
57Z- sentative of yourself, visit
Sing Commercial houses on
Use Nicely Printed Statioery, the
. -- kind turned out by this of
f9 ice if you want to create a
good impression. Do not
use stationery that look like .Y
S . a tramp.
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