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RECORvD. J- ;:: ... O -AOF THE TOWN OF JENNINGS. SUBSCRIPTION: 50 Cents a Month; $5 a Year N. L. MILLER; Editor and Proprietor. .i ,oR( .... *. rkJ NN1f, LOUISIANA WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 30) 190.1. NUMI El 251. -- -- -At.. . --.... . . . . . . . , V.' Ifram1 tap1)erutb Co., Ltd, Jennings, Louisiana is one of ngest ompaies financially there are, or will operate in the Jennings field. c .o.m ..o. oer are all men of .eeptionai busin'ess ability and its holdings are of the best, consisting of oO.; SKea f farm, formerly owned by Cooper & Lehman, lying southeast of - :'" ednings and adjoining the Southern Pacific right of way, making the site unequaled for the speedy and ý'" Seoonomical h.ndling of the prol~a This is a big saving to stockholdersd. The t derrick is now eing ©oastructed and the contract for drilling is being let. Work will corn- O..:. " - m ence very shortly. - *;' So, A limiteid number of shares in this company are o th . now offered for sale at 50c per share,-par value .00. Flly paid and non-assessable. LANDS FOR SAS.--Abomt 80 acres adjoining the well site has been subdivided into tracts " ranging from 24 acres up, and are now offered to purchasers at a reasonable price. This is a fineop- . portunity to get a splenmi"I located small tract. "OFFI1CElS----i'r E. I. Hall, President, Pr-eident Citizens Bank. A.. id. Arthir, Vice-PresideUt, extensive rice grower apd buyer. . . t.Dalen, Secretary-Treaearer-, a prominent real estate broker. o. S' DIHECTORS. Hj . Homan, Cashier Citizens Bank: C. A;. Lowry, B. C. Andrus, Edd lMor- ..'. ! Y ris, J. M. Cooper., E. C. French, J. P. Black, Albert Derouen, C. C. Gauthier, ." • _ -D. Hebert, of Jennings: Hon. T. J. KernBn, Eugene C'azedessus of the Bank of .: .o, o"*.!: Baton Rouge, and Col. W.. L. Stevens of Baton IRouge, and the officers of the ,, o,4 reomjpan ,"O:y .~.-;•" .. . . " """ . " - :' " "- --- ";'- -" " "- "" "' "" ". "'"a:o'o,'e *°0.;o~ 'O -mooeJ:..?.~.'_'.:..."%*;'''"e )e -*o r-'; .O:,,o e..THE I_ Ir -- NATIONAL RICE 1ILLING CO. having the Pembroke Mill, Crowley, and Mill "A'.' and St. Louis Mills at New Orleans, La., being the Best Equipped Mills in the United States, doing the best work, giving the best returns, Are Willing to Buy Rice for CASH. Or TOLL MILL at 25 cts Per "arrel. guaranteeing returns in two weeks from the time the rice is milled, should patrons so desire. Liberal cash advances made on rice put in our charge for toll miliin,,. 01 See our Representative, , A. N". ARTHUR, RICE A. N". Arth4ler, Buyer for ;h lational Rice Milling Company. Office Next Door South of Citizens Bank. Bring me your samples, sell me your rice and receive the same old square treatment. if Represented in WELSH, by HUSKEY & COVERDALE. "MORE NEWz iPATTERN HATSi " I I now have an assortment _second to none, 3 -AT THE--- LIBRARY ROOMS, L " Miss -Lola Moses. 1S* -AT lTHE-e tUltltl -*··lll·lltltlQL THE LOSS WILL th BE HALF MILLION in ha hi Co The Town of St. Joseph, La., i HIas a Terrible Con- in cl flagration. oi 01 ti iS. .1 tph, La., Oct. 30.-The fiercist and most damaging fire ev,ýr known in this section broke out here yesterday luornilug at 1 o'clock and the entire business portion on the west side of the town, as well as many residtenc ci: is ill aishes. The loss is estiui aLil I Iat nearly half a million dolltiars. W. A. Cartl'tr & Co.'s iardi1ar- , land grlIcery stores arte I)burned til. loss Lein] estitpated at i iiu, 03'; .i,. -epll Fore & Co. list their ,e. 'r..l tI:crclandise .t, r. , los-s sLinattOJ at 8t0U,t,,e. hiu nor .& Co.'s 1.,-,s is estimated at " 1., a.it The St. .Josepi Dru;ia C . and a lUllnb)er o1 simiailler busiinels louses ailso wont uLp ill The ire brI,ke out in the lhard e ware store of W. A. Carter& Co. and rapidly spread to all con . tiguous property. Next to thet hardware store, W. A. Carter & Co. owned a large grocery estab lishiment stored full of highly in 11ammniable material and with an almost inexhaustible supply to 1 Sfeed upon, the flames made such rapid head-way that control was impossible. : The stores were all well filled " with dry goods and other infiam mnable stuffs, while the grocery department contained many bar rels of oil, and as each exploded the rage of the flames was in creased. The popping of the barrels as the oil exploded was * like a miniatu.'e cannonade. At 12 o'clock nothing remains * of the business section of this * little town but a mass of charred ruins and ashes. Many people * are homeless and the loss has crippled business here, which means even greater suffering, * owing to the fict that the fire has occurred just at the inception of * the business season. B® Glassware at the Fair HIE MET DEATH b LIKE A DOG. to deg wJ Czolgosz Passed Into the sa' Unknown .Beyond With- any he out Repenting. sa: - thi de Auburn, N. Y., Oct., 30-Prior · to the execution yesterday Czol- we Sgosz acted in a very indifferent fot manner. He went to the chair in an exactly the same manner as have * the majority of murderers in this fo : state, showing no particular sign ' of fear, but in fact, doing what few of them have done-talking p1 * to the witnesses while he was : being strapped in the chair. lei * "I killed the President becase he was an enemy of the good peo- ha . pie -of the working people, I am DI * not sorry for my crime. :j These were his words its the ha I: guards hurriedhim intothe chair. bc * A mome. t later, mumbling i : through the half adjusted face w i straps, he said "I am awfully pt sorry I could not see my father." Czolgosz retired last night at c1 10 o'clock and slept so soundly sa that when Warden .Mead went to the cull shortly before 5 o'clock at in the moriining, the guard inside had to shake C(zlgosz to awaken him. He sat up on the edge of cot and made no reply to the warden's greeting of "God 01 l., mnorning.n. ' Warden Bollins had a lengthy ii interview w-h him. Night was chosen for the inquiry and at) 9 o'clock the superintendent called on Czolgosz. The prisoner was il transferred to another part of I he the prison where there was no d one to overhear the conversatiotn. re SCUI,:IINTENDE'NTI TALK WITH t 1 T'll0 P l oNEl. n , "'oN , -'zoig'-sz I want you to talk to ime, I'mi the only on)o that lecan dou any d and if ou i ,.ll n.. a.ythin,-g I f'yi huell) you to. out of here. '"I don't want to et (oult of h iler. T1iCy'd kill 1e out-ide,", ii I v s A.ti l reply. t l ''d kill vouit it " \\ L\ the p,'oI,le." Y' ou to 111 the taen who told u- ou t, kill the President?"' asked M rl. '.l;li s. I • "No: notclvy told 111e to kill the in Pre,:id int, I l 'an the 1)opl'.' "Xlho gave you the money to 'd- get to 3ulqTahlo?" No one. A man in Chicago l-wanted to see me and I went the there fr)in Cleveland." I X& 1"Who was the man? 'asked the a superintendent. "I don't remember his name." "Do you remember where he to lived?" uch No I don't know the naines of the streets there." "How did you get to Buffalo ed from Chicago? Did this man pay m your fare'. No sir. I had some money I earned at painting and - carpenter work." ded "Didn't this man in Chicago and some others tell you to kill the President?" the "No they did not. I thought Sit out myself." ains "Did you first follow thePresi is dent to San Francisco to kill is him?" "That's a lie," responded the prisoner,"I did not; I did not o make up my mind till I had been hic here a few days." "You say you worked for your h money and your father says you So never had anuy money and that Syou would not work." "He's no good. He married a woman who made me cook my own food in' the house after I had bought it." Superintendent Collins at - in- E tervals repeated the question as " to who sent him to kill the Presi- to dent, but to each other query he bh would respond: w "Nobody, I did it myself.l" d; e "You know. Emma Goldiuian di says you are an idiot and no good ' and that you begged a quarter of m her." "I uon't care what she i, says. She did nut te:l me to Lo this." "What did you kill the Presi- mn dent for?" W "He would not give nme any hi 1- work." "Did you ever ask him it Sfor work'?" Yes at Canton once, i n and he turned me d..wn. ' Im e "Did you ever ask any body else tl s for work?" vi " 'Yes, lots." t '-Whp didn't you shoot they jo- 1k g ple who refused you?" s, " "They are not like Mr. McKin- h ley. He could have fixed me." 1 e "Who helped you tie up your tl hand in the hankderchief?" i t r DIDN'T HAVEI A HANDKERCHIEF. ! f( "Nobody, I never had any, e handkerchief on my hand. Any r. body that says so l;e ~. I had the ig pistol in my coat. pocket and e when I got near the President I i: IS pulled it out and fired." 0 "Why,they found the handker- o it chief you had it wrapped in," t I said Mr. Collins. b t" "That aint so," he earnestly C :k answered. "I didn't have a hand i le kerchief. I had the pistol in my c pocket." t f Aniong the hundreds of letteris le received for Czolgosz at the pris- t d on was one, mentioning a gvi i named Amy of Chicago. Mi r. Co!l- i I insthinking to surprise hiu : 1 as I -You?' oirl named Chicago is coming to see you. ' ed The prisoner said, wilh stolid as indifference, and without tihe of least tremor of surpl ise: "I no don'tl know any such girl, I don't in. want to see henr. "i ' "Do yo iknow where o wi are now:" to ' "Yes in prison:.' itt "Do you know w\here the pris )u on is'" -N\o." ryas the reply. lu "You know that you are going to die?"' asked M r. Collins. S"Yes I supalose so). I expected it, "and he an:swered the qlues tio, in the same ( ategoric 1l way thit lie ai nswvere. all thi rest. Mir. C'ollins closea the inter )ld vic w by sayin': i'd "'if von v:u w lnit to ell me any thing, the nu-ards will noltilvy me. the Czlglo:az mIIade no11) re.)lv and was taken Iback to his cell. to -i' We havie it,have you:? G(rass matting. The Jennings Hard g( ware C(). - et Gombo Supper. Served by the Ladies' Altar the Society Wednesday, October :30, in the new Hulbert building. he l." ginning at; 5:30. Gombo. 2. cents: he cake and coffee, 10 cents. YOUR BANKING! No matter how small, No matter how large, The First National Bank of Jennings will give it careful attention S--OFFICERS- E. F. ROWSON, President. F. E. BLISS, Vice-President. GEO. A. COURTNEY, Cashier. H. H. HOAG, Asst. Cashier. DIRECTORS F'. F. MORSE, J. P. HABER, F. E. BLISS9 S. J. JOHNSON, E. F. II4)WSON. This Bank is now open for business in its Itemporary quarters in the Mahaffey Building I File Your Information. Jeni,ings, Oct. 28, 1901. ' Editor RECORD: / Dear Sir-Would you please I tell me, and also others through the paper, that aft r all that has been said about the rum shops, why they are not closed on Sun day. It is time something was Sdne, and that at once. Please 1state if they c in or can not be f made to closte their places on Sunday. I ask this for infor niation. MitR FRANCe:S STONEHAM. Upon rec-oipt of the above com mnunication the RECORD editor went to Mavyor Sweet and asked E him if the town had any author 1 ity to deal with sa:oons for sell + ing liquor on Sunday. The mayor replied that he had au e thority to prevent saloons from violating the Sunday law, and would certainly fine any saloon 0 keeper against whom he could secure evidence. When asked if he was aware that salooons were running on Sunday, he Ireplied r that he was inot, but that if any responsible person would file in : formation to that effect he will prosecute. e Branching Out d A. D. D. Co ites, for the past yea.r I in the em ploy f Glver, the tail or, left for e nings Monday to i-" open a bracil of , Mr. Glover's " tailoring establi hinent. Since beginning business here Mr. y Glover has buiit up such a re I putaition for pai:ist.lktingcare and y c .,rect styles in tailoring, and the consequent increase in his "s business has been so great, that t. the demand for his work justifies :-i this enlargement. The peopleof 11. the east part of the parish may r r on it thlij n'r:'k entrusted to A,.' Coate's wali ,e executed in the best style.---Amierican id IA;After breakfast and din ' neor try an El ':. ('-ar :tt Mitch 'I cll & Embich. ;'`The Pelican Rice Mill & W\ trehouse Ca.. will stor'e and le hip youlr lrice, ii pay the high st, marhket lprice all ' r:,tCies of ro.iwh rice. dwlm is Tilie lHet l'rescripto.in for .tala.ria C_', lls :,, i it ".' t' i-, . , ti ," " :'t "e's l -:t- ,o (ii: onic. It is st.i=',t" iron S'ur , No '>;' Price i c. ys- = o'lletn,:iti of laces and av rUib s in 1 t 12-Iar(d pieces at 10i. IThe 1': i r. r 1An. ter invoice of rooting " : ' ý Ur r i, Ie !.isuraice see d .ltst's iX it. <~-it ti i t t'iti:ens bank. iss Horses for Sale. r(d. Carload o" single drivers and work horse,, four sale cheap. Southside Liv ery 13arn. i G Lar ist yu property for sale : w0, withN. R. Strng., manager for he- the Gulf Coast Land & Invest its; inent Co. O)tiice in IL.:coI:u build ing.