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THE JENNINGS DAILY RECORD. 3 R4DEPEN DENT LOCAL NEWSPAPER. Un-OFFICIAL ORGAN OF THE TOWN OF JENNINGS: SUBSCRIPTION: 50 Cents a Month; $5 a Year N. L. MILLER, Editor and Propretcr. ::. VOLUME II JENNINGS, LOUISIANA THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31, 1901 NUMBER 252 -:4 - "N. . .-. - - .. "9,s . Y • oo. .A," - - - 'rj This is one of the strongest companies financially there are. or will operate in the Jennings field. ?.*. wýo.; Uý'.. its officers arc all men of exceptional business ability and its holdings are ,' the best. ceonst- ing of "ýý 250 acres,- ...,astiuting the Big Spring ft""in, formerly owned by "t L "' \ thlt:ai lyin g;" southteat of '." . o Jennings and adjoining the Southern Pacitic right of way, maklting the site unequalel to" the s pedvaut .'. * et'- economical handling of the product. This is a big saving to steockholder.. *.* The derrick is now being constrtcted and the contract for d.1i'lia,- is being let. \Vork will cot- *L:" -O!, mence very shortly. _ -.. e oA limited number of shares in this company are ... 4.; now offered for sale at 50c per share, par value $1.00. Fully paid and non-assessable. S LANDS FOR SALE.-A.\bou: sol ace, .dioinin- the well site has ,cetn ultdividced t tinto "'"tts " :. ranging from2 acres up, and are now oft'ered t , p)urt'chase:s at Ita tanabllt pltt,. This is a litie op- . S " portunity to get a splendidly located small tract. . .*. ,.- i OFFICERS.-Dr. E. 1. H-all,. President. Eresident Citizens ank. ot A. M. Arthur. Vice-Presidet, extetnsive rice g''le anr un'i lne,'. 0 "%. ý" lR. II. Dahlen. Se tcretary-Tr : urý 'e, a lromittent realI esta tl 'i' ,t.' r. .- DIRECTORS.-J. H. HIotfl'mann. C'ashier Citizens lank: ( . A. Lowtry, Ii. C. Anthlus. Edd 'dor-' o Oe" ris, J1. MI. (Coope. E. C. French, .1. . lliek. .\lbisrt etillou t . ( C.('.'. (;Gathier, -~:** 1 A.i ,D. HI-eblrt,. of .henniugs: 1Hon. T. .1. Ketrnan, l. ine naztd,-.u t.of the Ha, nk of :: .o Baton ioutge. and tCol. V. L. Stevens of hat on toune., and thie otieert's of the . -, o-gO, company. S .o...,o o-... oe.o .. O ".'.O°". y., .. oe.... e..e.. .. ae .. ...................... e..-o S. .. ..ýt . .. -. ..0 *.- -- -0 -* - e0." ....THE NATIONAL -RICE MILLING CO. having the Pembroke M'ill. C'rowley, and Mill "A" and St. Louis >lills at New ,hlieans. La.. being the Best Equipped M ills in thel United ;tates. doing the best work, giving the best retulrn, Are Willing to Buy Rice for CASH. Or TJIL MI-'.-q' 25 "ccts Per Barrel. guaranti rttlnl. i!etu ni \, I 't'k- tI t':I n it. I linl the rice is milled. s~ uhtl ip ttt s'' dc.1il. Liberal cash advances ima te on ice u l in l t -'lh', 1: ' tu, 1 1!iit;'. See our Representative. A. M11. ART 1I- HU . A. M. Arthur, Bu.iyer for National Rice Milling Company. Office Next Door South of C(itizens Bank. Bring me your samples, sell me your rice and receive the same old square treatment. fi Represented in WELSH, by HUSKEY & COVERDALE. •- - MORE NEW IPATTER N HATS. U - I now have an assortment second to S-AT THE- LIBRARY ROOMS, Miss Lola Moses.. ggggggaeesmgmaageee*eOO-~M~~~ Of Interest to Rice Men. Amwzng the dec-ieions ]inlded down b itll.- circuit court " :p S peIal, la-t 'Tutesdiav" were 1\v,1 i!i the F'ruzer .'-Nas:l (';c anal ca.s'S. These caseust have been a'bm l n on tlIv Iwatched bJy rice imen ,1id ipIi'o are pretty familiar wvitbh tileir get eral trend. I n the case of Frazer & NaSon Svs. Jlameis P2. Nich.las. tlhe p1lain till's delUan i,'d a certain rent (ct e-tift' l a f 4 t 'rei ( 2 l Iti Ii1, t ii t iýt,4 " W ct.l i, ' (iei' lend ll t's i ru]) a'.lr the s,:~an t 14l . The l t lemalynlt 111ale a re coiventi44n: detland t tiat ll es i ecause , " th ` falicul ,` ,ai i'lainltiff.s to fu'rlis I Sul1'tie : t l \vat,'r to Ialke t :'.(l Sc'o ). T lhe co 't i!1 dci 1 n- the ca, ut)Pie d thle view of the lower u..X 1, .,1"- 1: t I i :L , ii ,l - ii, " ' 4iTh:' ', 1: ) Lt i' t ' I i tll)',cl ... t 4is.1 clt ,, .. i .' icIreIt ciuLI . 1']1 (c) 't 1 'i I that as delelldant 1had tun1d. to eIort to disp) -se of his rice, but showed a desire t) reach an :lili) c tble settlenlent, the writ of sequestration should be dis imissed, with all allowance to de fendant for attorney fees. The $1,lu damages allowed him on such writ. however, were re jected. The lower court was overruled on question of default, p I the circuit court decreeing thata P demand by the defendant in the Spresence of one Witness was a n legal demand, the defendant him self being a competent witness. 0 The juI'ment of the lower Scourt excluding damages in re- I Sconvention because no demand Sh".d been shown was also re . ed; the plaintiff's demand rent, was rejected and the. e remanded to the lower court oc-4er to permit defendant to lish a reconventional de. for non-compliance with e elican Rice Mill & house Co., will store and p your rice, also pay the high t market price for all grades of Sough rice. dwlm S Another invoice of roofing lpape at Foster's. ,. SEXA IINATION OF ..Lt.Y D.LmOSSDD e'Sis Original i ,eport cf ithe Battle %'ias Never Madae Pnbiic. :.. ... Waingt,O,.t. 31. - The hnug" :. ! o0riedl to, \wvlich Aumiral Sclhey has been subjectedsince Monday 1111r ing ended ye-terday after *, no. when his cross-examination \ iwas concluded. When the judge Sad;\-,ciate tflinishel the crloss-ex *:c ! aminati,,n shortly after : o'clock +.l lthe court l1)ropounded to the ad mir:al a number of (questions proe o pared by uie.aib-rs of the court. :.: These questions touched many *.: plint , of the camnpaign of the .: ilyin .ilu:idron. out mainly con terce about the difficulties en "; countered in coaling and the '. re:so(,'ls for the retoitrade ll(moVe i' m t. Not one of them related . to the battle off Santiago. s: To jiudge adlvocate's crossex- 1 -- antinatiln today covered the re trongrade mlllo\eteilt, tile 'econ!l ed rd naissance of Maiy I[, the loop of t thelýi roB i lyu and the alleged 1 ch(lloiu.V with Lieutenant -Iodg so ablout the Texas. One of the interesting features II ( l(i' div was the development ut ii "i fact thiat tdh rel)ort of the i ba ottle written by AdmuiralSchley July b, 1Iri, was not the original SireportL. The origitnal rep~irct has - nmx'er been published anid ilh ac 't Ml 1 a prev ious decis a a ti, the court today CiclH 1 !l, w it to )go into the ri(c)r(ds. A Admiral Se'ley was aliowed '1 S X hlatin, o-ever, that Adnli.- I ;! ,Siimpson declined to receive' thle Il'st, reporlt Ibecause, it ( 'ti, ....t I I11 1--\1 i'i tti I .. i '\: ill Drill at ,xIrnentau. ` 1''l i arn that l r 1 ') 'a e 1 r' , :' :H . i ofIe E' tlerwod iolll)itly ion. a.I l m iii o , splendid oil well , sit!s n'ld the o110 ol whilichi the a M ialil illntau well i.. to be drilled pu isooill( the best, judging fromn outward. indications, i Thi, Pelican rice mill had a I-e lose to destruction by fire yes is terday. The blaze started from - friction on one of the brushes on the top floor. Only by active and r prompt work was the mill saved. .e- I Id Estrayed. A Jersey cow, left my farm, Ce two and a half miles south of Jennings Tuesday night. Lib Seral reward for her return or in t formation as to her whereabouts. W. E. LUNDY. e th pgOur sawmill on Mamou prairie is now prepared to make prompt delivery of derrick or other nlmaterial to any point in the h- oil field. Leave orders at the of office near S. P. depot. m J. E. FOSTER & SONS. r aie your sampleof rough ig rice to the Pelican mill and get I prices before you sell. dwlm 1 SHOT DOWN ) ST'ARV NG PEOPi Famine in Mexico Causisc c, - pIe to Maike.a ai cai: Corn WarehiousC. r Sn Alntooii, 'Texas. ( ht. ; . i New.s reached thii : - tit :-1: r1 d't! day ot ti broad ri,) ill til l' Puruandiu,. Mexi :.. O'," b:,r " . I in which twenty peo ph v re ' voutdled. mlanV tf v.iliti will m;e - The riot is the rcsO llt cf 1 (,I: n famine which has p'evaid i, that part of Mexico f', n mtl:is,. and the action of imnol,,,tlies iin I adv',anclng" the price ,f ii' c· to a tijŽure that pr(v'enttd I ilte poor') classes purchasing eo)t--h fot their needs. Some time back the Mexican g'overn'lienIt, on apcc()uiit of the <faimine, removed the daut- ,on Icorn from the United States, and shipments from the States f,'r aI time served to reliev\e the situa tion. Speculators, hlowever'i, got hold of all the corn shipped into, the Puruandias district and at .' once advanced the price c10 per cent. The natives, many of them he ing women and children, ad v\ance1d on the col'n watrehouss in a. body, crying "Pan" (broad), and atssaulted tlhe barlaeiudt l doors, linally breaking thliem in. As toe iIrs govt way the 101] 1 1ry' and gau, t 1,le rush,?d in t anlld weret met by\a votle before vYAýn4La numltber went down t \Vwou lldeld. S;'- For i eliable insurance see' Mloses & St. Gerimttiin at tCittz',ns Cleared $10.000. Ai. G(. Wair .t of Al,'., uu a. . I I.. t s i it :: Ia Iurc ia l ' t t s: , i ', lii . it''l ' -i' li. i irt a: I i i t', ilu t itt ' TI tl i' :-, . .\lli i I t, 1i,': is lit',ji i]'to't ali 11 ti'illttin~ ti a lts ties tI . . -.so LCultrt. Nit 1[ '.iv. trjtt.51 within h .s f tilta a t lr . o.- , t_ tit_ thaln . Eann' th viie ' to y i.' pa:tit. -- Press. 'The Itest Prescription for MlatlarilL ('hills a li Fever is a htttle of (,r'\v.'s Ta-teh",s Clili Tonic. It is simply iron and qltiinine ill a tasteless forl' . No Cure. No P'aV. Price 5;e. J. M,. Evans will (do your paint- t ing and papering in up-to-date 1 style and lowest prices. YOUR BANKING! No matter how small, No matter how large, The First National Bank of Jennings will give it careful attention -OFFICERS-- E. F. ROWSON, President. F. E. BLISS, Vice-President. GEO. A. COURTNEY, Cashier. H. H. HOAG, Asst. Cashier. DIRECTORS F. 1. MOHSE, . F. , . . B3LISSY S. J. JOHNSON, E. F. IOWSON. This Bank is now open for business in its temporary quarters in the Mahaffey Building GENE',AL NLWS. G .ea.ing: s irr. ' ,:r ,,-_:. g:. that ..;.. ' . ;whose -v , il::, - '' -. * d:,_ in :- s it very !- , : : i 3 .'-ears l.:, 1,, a very nu . iv's i:I Cal \.!·i: W .ho was.. . : ,i lld kill iln . i:' a other nlle n.,t.r the r,!: ,k in S,,uth (~'rowley, \v.t, .,..:t ;.uiliy as ci;~; ,. ;I i that helurd ti,.' cai.( in i';, :ii:,trict court A m ti.:' : t 015 Cu's w\as ':hld in AbbA', 'u\ ,'.-dlay for the lpurpms) of )1, c ial 5-mill tax for :a pai'it :' years for a (drainae st ,. la the first pre:Ci nct o; ,(,t s - were cast in f Vor' of t11. i:r, ..s-l tax, said votes re ,,1in lile value of • 34, : t i in -;:1.id precinct 3 Vict'5. l' i'..,~,'i i it valuation The IF,",ol ta il-Sells Bros. show is in lmord iuck. The rear section of thI- s .,w train ran into thte section ,i thi train illn 'frollt of it dlurin'. a lheavy fog at Baton Rouge on Tuesday last. Four or tiVe arl's w\ere 1 inll to pioCCs and several othier cais were imore or less damaged. 'i'alree men were badly hurt. Others were pain fully injured, but, no one was killed. None of the animal cages vwere broken op,,en. The elephant car was turn:,d on one side, but thle herd of elth I1at were res cued uninjured and were drivel to tow\n. "-.Re'lna:1 s of laces and •ribbous in 1 tIo v -yard pieces at 10c. The Iali.... Wait for ith Big Show. The greatest teute:! exhlibition ,'"or shI, vi n l .I lllennilo.st, Lat., vill c(1:ie i rI tiiln Vednc daily, Ni ( or: bey : 1. t1 " the C oper hu", .rl',) -,_. i ii the' G reat ,u tern it:,il',. ' ,. and ar r; 1vs i1n a :1" "1 t ie h il rning ,f the'. : ,:i ii ISt (iw'n s:1 c'ial tliil , f " i,:S . el Ii lk '! ster O nll 'tl'l'.c;s a'til* f '-, '.\'ll 'ec ll: ll d I inl ::. ,`\''>- l ll al" nrc'; of "an\'i . l i," t lik l\Vil `:h1;1W lii i1t iI.I li L' li tI i, S+ _i ' i lint t llt - ,r.. l ).ll i I ' t'1 tr.t ,t parade ):1 shoiw dli. Horses for Sate. Carload if siii,,'l, drivers and wor'k ihorse s iri sale lcheap. Southsidi Ii,,y v a'u. ;i I. 'i list. vlli' o r )](,'rty f)r saile with N. IL. Strnii,, mlillngt'r for the (Gulf t'i:ist ILind & Invest ilenlt Co. (l)ici' illn l l :CO )) build ini .