S.SUBSJRIBE FOR,, OB
and ADVERTIS£E In all iti %3anohC
*..In The Sentinel. LULl 1W t R
Offioial oialjO of the Parih of Laoirohe and Guardian of the IZtoeret of the Tows.
Vol. 86. THIBODAUX, LA,, APR. 12, 1902. No. 88
In the right direction, is to
Step into Our Store,
and see the elegant line of Gents' Furnishing, Shoes,
and Hats, just received. Our Spring stock is open and
lady for your inspection.
We are able to quote these
extremely low prices be
cause we buy for CASH, and
SELL "STRICTLY FOR CASH ONLY."
Geats high grade neglihgee shirts 2.50 and 3.00 a pair.
and soft bosoms, pleat.d and Spec. 30 pr. regular 3 50 shoes
Isas frouts an elsgant assortment of going at 2.85 pr. These are fresh
giou, patterns etc. our price on this and clean, we are closing them on
be only $1.00 each. account of their widths, all C. and D.
Gents negligee shirts, in a large If your foot ts narrow you can get
.i.ety of colors, patterns etc. with or shod for $2 85.
wit~out collars, also with attached Just received a lot of mens dress
ilanrs, a larger and finer line than shoes, light soles for summer wear,
w have ever had, our price 50c each, worth fuily $1.50 our price $1.35.
aamot be equaled anywhere. Oents fancy socks, a beautiful as
Geats light wool undtershirts fully sortment at 25c a pair.
aorth $1.00 our price only 75c. Gents full seamless socks, black
Fish net undershirts. It you suf and tan, big values at 3 pr. for 25c.
le from excessive heat this is what French suspenders 20c a pair.
Y need, our cut price 40c (worth Boston Garters 20o a pair.
e) Our entire line of linen collars in
e hare also a large assortment eluding all the very latest styles, in
at undershirts, in French balbriggan, high turn down, standing etc. at 10N
embed Egyptian cotton etc. from each.
0s to 75c. We can save you money See our new line of Gents fine dress
a your summer underwear. Trousers. We have never had as fine
Elastic seam Drawers 50, 65 and a line. We guarantee the values to
M0e a pair. be the very best obtainable for the
Genta Fine Dress shoes, in button money. Pretty and up to-date, in
sad lace, our best line $3.50. eluding all the new things in Flannel
Geoats low cu shoes for summer etc. from $L75 to 3.50 a pair.
Respectfully soliciting a share of your valued patron
age, we are yours for BIr VALUES and anxious to please,
THE RACKET STORE,
Phone 180. Chas A. Badeaux, Prop
Main St. Badeaux building.
THE PLANT OF THE
THIBODAUX BRICK WORKS
WITH THE FINEST EQUIP
MENTS IN THE SOUTH
Is now prepared to furnish the best and cheap
eat brick in the market................... ..
Oen million bricks on hand ready for delivery.
FOR FURTHER PARTICULARS. ADDRESS.
LAURENT M. FOLSE,
MANAGER. PHONE 126
E. J. BRAUO,
GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT. PHONE
Secssor to MLIORT " TETRZAUr
* Livery, Feed
**...Sale Stables. ~
Patriot St. Cor,. Levee and [Market, Thibodaux..
The Place to Buy
Sloves, Htrdware, Builder's Bareware,
Guns, .ammunition, Cuttlery, Brushes,
Brooms, Paints, Oils, lamrness, and
Hall Clipper Plows at New Orleans Prices.
H. Riviere & Co.
'Phone 108. Cor. .jTdin 4 St. Louis 8ta.
dvertise in The S'ntinel.
This is to inform my cus
tomers, friends and the pub
lic in general, that I am now
located at my new stand,op
posite my old store, next to
the Thibodaux Drug Store.
Emile J. Braud.
The New Model
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One Secret of Success
Sis to have some money saved ahead, so that you
may grasp your opportunity when it comes.
John Jacob Astor started his fight for fortune with an
income of $2 per week. But when his chance arrived, he
had enough money saved to grasp his opportunity.
You-young men-you who get several times Astor's
Soriginal salary-are you preparing to grasp your opportuni.
Sty when it arrives-are you putting something in our bank
Severy week? If not, why not?
E'. (. Rebithaux, E ,nKro/ ~UX . P. Shaver,
PRESIOENT. - -Q...- AS4IER.
At Tetreanus Park on last Sunday s
afternoon was played two very inter- a
teresting games of base ball between D
the Plaquemine Maroons and the
Audubons of New Orleans and the
Thibodaux Greys and the Wagner. of
Over one thousand people were in ,
attendance and quite a good deal of b
enthusiasm was manifested through. *
out the games. I
The game between the Plaquemine
Maroons and the Audubons was b
somewhat draggy and appearently o
one sided at one time but the Audu- T
bons got in some very clever work a
and tied their opponents the score b
standing 8 to 8.
The Plaquemine team is composed ,
of a fue set of boys and made quite
a happy impression upon our people t
as well as the Audubons.
The game between the Wagners d
and the Thibodaux Greys proved of t4
course very exciting as the game was n
close and hotly contested from the a
start to the finish. Several errors o
due to lack of team work on part of q
our boys caused the Greys to lose a
pretty game. Our men however did y
some excellent work considerinog that
it was their first game of the season. o
The Waguers are all old base ball G
players of long standing among which
were Joe Dowie and Speedy Berkely P
who are nothing more or less than a
tip top professionals. They put up e
a splendid game, and all the players t
seemed very jovial and friendly. 1
There was n,t one single murmur of 1
complaint from either side during the t
entire game and both teams played
splendid ball. When the game was
called the score stood 7 to 5 in favor
of the Wagners.
Gibbs, the California twirler, pitch
ed a highly satisfactory game and
seemed it good shape. He has high
speed, throws to the bags with ease
anud accuracy, Is cool and calm, has
good control of his balls and is a
good safe player. Mr. Gibbs is a
very fine man and we hope to keep 7
him with us, throughout the whole i
season. He is at present hard at E
work as captain of the Greys in get I
ting the boys in proper trim for Sun I
The Abita Later club will meet
our team tomorrow and our boys are
going to try their hardest to snow the
Abitas under. A good game of ball is
promised and we hope every body
will turn out and encourage our boys
by their presence.
A grand stand 60x30 has been
erected in the park and those who
attend the games from now on can
have all the shelter and comforts
necessary and the games can be en.
joyed without having any thing to
mar the pleasure of the evening.
We hope that the attendance to.
morrow will be large as the Base Ball
Association is going to a great deal
of expense to keep up our team and
If the peopk do not come forward
with the proper support every thing
will in all likelihood fall through.
But we think that the people of
Thibodaux will aee that the Base Ball
Association does not fail in its at
tempt to afford some amusements for
the people on Sundays thereby enliv
ening the town to a considerable ex
Dont forget the Abita Waters and
the Thilbodaux Greys will cross bats
to-morrow. Be sure and attend.
Sunday was a greatday for the
town of Thibodaux but principally
for the 'oevent Festival which was
esuch a decided success. Our town
was thronged with visitors and the
Festival was largely attended. The
day was indeed lovely and every one
seemed happy and in for a good time.
Our kind Sisters nto conjunction with
the good ladies who have been labor
ing so earnestly for the success of
the festival ought to feel amply
repaid for their work. The good
ladies of Thibodaux deserving of
much praise for the faithful and
sealous manner in which they worked
and we mught say struggled for the
success of the festival. The Pelican
Club together with Mr. Wilson are to
be highly complimented for favor.
rendered the Sisters as well as the
great interest they have manifested in
behalf of the Convent
The people of Thibodaux God
bless their generous souls come in
for a large share of praise for the
liberal way in which they responded
to the appeal lately sent forth from
The festival was a success-a
genname success-a gratifyiog fact to
all who are interested. The net pro
ceeds of the fair amounts to the
handsome sum of $1,565.
The fair for the benefit of the
Chcekbey Catholic church will be
3 held on the 20th and 19th of ths
- month. Father Tessier informed us
Sthat he would appreciate sery muuch
any asistsente that the people of
Thiboalux might gender him. We
have no doubt but that our people
will aidl ths kind father in making
his air a Bauaial ,uc2,es.
Another great and gala day is in
store for Thibodaux and its people
and that happens to be Firemens
Day, the 16 of this mouth in other
words next Wednesday.
The different fire companies have
gone to some expense to put out a
good parade and no doubt the .]if
ferent companies will make a credits
ble showing. The decorations of
some of the engines will be perfectly
Each company will be headed by a
band together with a handsome squad
of marshalls and honorary members.
There will be several hundred firemen I
all uniformed in the parade and a
beautiful sight will undoubtably be
presented. There wtii be a very
large number of marshals this year
and the turn out thia year promises
to be the grandest in the history of
our fire department. The men who
do service in this department ought
to be given every possible encourage.
ment. rheir work is indeed a com- I
mendable one and a purely voluntary
one at that. The excellent parades
which our Firemen have given in past a
years is suflficent proof to say that t
the interest and welfare of our com.
muntty is being zealously guarded by
our deserving firemen who are the t
foes of conflagrations and like terrors. r
The citizens of the parish and the
people of the adjoining parishes are
most cordially invited to be in Thib
odaux on next Wednesday to witness
the annual parade of our Firemen. i
A good and an unusually good time
is in store for those who accept of
this cordial invitation.
The parade will be headed by ex
State Senator J. D. Shafrer Jr.
Let every body turn out rejoice I
with our firemen in their jollificatlons
Designating the hour at which the
different Fire Companies composing
the Fire Department of the town of
Thibodaux, are to assemble at their
respective quarters: the position they
shall each hold at the point of depar.
tore; and the hour and order in which
they shall move in procession.
Each Company shall assemble at
their respective quarters, promptij at
3, P. M., and move therefrom at 3:30
P. M., to their position at the point
of formation, and take the foliwing
positions, from which they shall move
in procession at 4, o'clock P. M., in
the order herein below given:
1st. Grand Marshal and Aids on
p Main and St. Louis streets.
2nd. Mayor and Aldermen c ear
3rd. Home Hook and Ladder Co.
No. 1 on Main street with head rest
ing west on Green street.
4th. Thabodaux Bucket Brigade
I No. 1 on Maronge street with head
I resting south on Main street.
I 5th. Thibodaux Fire Co. No. 1 on
I Maronge street with head resting
north on Main street.
6th. Protector Fire Co. No 2 on
lMain street with head resting on
I Maronge street.
First bell at 3 o'clock P. M. for
members to answer roll call at res
pective Engine House. S.eond bell
at 3:30 P. M. to take above positions.
Third bell at 4 o'clock P. M. for
I parade to leave.
i By order of the Grand Marshal,
JNO. P. SHArrTER.
EDoAR F. RIVIE-rz,
Chief of the Fire Department.
RoUTE or PARDL&r.
Down Main to Jackson, down
e Jackson to Baker. down Baker to St.
SPhilip, up St. Philio to Market, down
. Market to Lower Canal, down Lower
SCaaol to Baker, up Upper Canal to
Green, up Green to Court House
Father O'Conner 8. J. will eepdout
s mission in Chackbey beginnitg the
- 27th of this month to last ten days.
f The sermons will all be delhvered in
F french. Father Teamsier, was indeed
I fortunate to securag the services of
I so able and so eloquent a speaker to
I talk to his congregation. We have
I had the pleasure of hearing this good
e prIst several times and we venture
Sto say that there are very few divines
0 in the South who are as profound in
a thought, as logical and convincing in
e arguments anl who have as Iperfect a
n mastery of both the E,,g'ish and
French language as Father OCcnuoer.
n The base bhall Association hps gone
Sto a great deal of expense in securing
I all base ball p:,raphanallas for a
a strong team of men which they have
engaged at rather heavy expense aad
5 it is to be hoped that the peolle of
0 Thibodaux will give the us'ciation
Sits hearty support throughout the
The grand stand now stands comn.
pleteld and it our team is not en
s couraged by a good attendance every
e Sunday the fault will be wholly with
I the people of the town for the basE
is Ibali seoeiations are making everT
b ebert to give the people some cx
cf selient exhibitions.
i. I The Thihoda C.rnival ('il, ill
agtends giving a fair on lMay 17, 1I
That the Festival was a success in
every perticular, and
That the people of the town as
well as the many excursionists who
were in our little city last Sunday
contributed very hberally towards the
That Thihodaux presented quite a
city like appearance last Sunday,
That an excursion train from
Lafayette containing twelve coaches
packed with people, and
That one from New Orleans with
eleven coaches, and
That one with seven coaches from
Baton Rouge brought many visitors
into Thibodaux last Sunday to attend
the Festival as well as to witness two
splendid base ball games between the
Plaquemine Maroons and the Audiu.
tons and the Wagners and the Thibo
That the Thibodaux Greys put up
an excellent game notwithstanding
they were defeated, and
That our nine are dead sure to cap
ture the pennant if our pitcher is as
e-ective as he was last Sunday.
That the California twirler is al.
That much confidence is being
placed in him.
That the Greys expect to give the
Ahita Waters a hot race to mot row
That everybody should turn out
and cheer for our boys.
That the gran:l stand is complet d4,
That those who attend Ith 3 games
here after will be provided with com
That contributions to the Convent
benefit fund are coming in rather
That those who did not attend the
Festival should contribute a few dol.
lars to the benefit fund being raised
by the SentineL
That Thibodaux is on a big boom.
That it has not been so lively in
That Tuesday was a big day for
the barber shops, and
That massages and hot towels were
all the go throughout the day, and
That a massage certainly does fix
a fellow up fine.
That next Wednesday promises to
be another big day for our town, aod
That our Firemen in parade will
present a beautiful sight.
That Little Bit's system has been
greatly debitilated this week owing
to the fact that he ate too many delih.
cious frog legs.
That he looks like a charade.
That it is strange that people after
mass all want to getout of the church
at one time, an:d
That it would be a geood idea if the
priest would build a shed out in front
of the chuzech for those people who
run out when the priest begins his
sermon as nclemency of the weather
might pirove more iijurious than the
sela wln, and
That the young men who lounge
around the church door during isss
look as though they were lIst or were
waiting for their mammas.
News From Bayou Boeuf.
The grey weil of lent has at last
been lifted freom our homes and
hearts, and in tbhs our beautifu little
Bayou Villa, the white reil of the
bride was put fbrth. In the pretty
little chapel of St Lawreese was wit.
onesed one of the prett4tes weddings
held here in some time.
The bride Misa MIma Rome is the
daughter of om of our promini. t
men, and uas lovely u she isgoodl sad
sweet. The groom a well to do young
man of this ptoe also s Mr. Josephl
The brkle was dressed in a gown of
white organdy, gracefully looped with
satin ribhou and howers. The long
tuille vel was held in plase by a
spray of orange I .*omi and lillthe
of the Valley. The same Low.rs
I were Ieautifully arr*aged from thie
Sshoulder to the waist.
SThe yonng pair entered lthe chet
atteMllded by Malim Maruelie L.mo-ter,
gowned in whitle and pik to coress.
pond with tb. deu ,,stiowa of the
chapel, and Mr. Oleus Rome the
brother of the brwis.
The ceremony was performed by
B the popular prie at lher Titser,
who after a few very impressive
w ords to the young oUpcle left foW
Mr. Krae,ner's. The newly marrnt
lair left amidist the hearty oo,,;ratu
i Insi,, :,and gti wishesof their ms,,a
friendsl, te, open the b:ll wveni ia~
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