J ABOUT PEOPLE—MAINLY V
Fresh garden seed at I. D. Price’s.
I. D. Price for flower seed. 76 btf
Sweet peas at I. D. Price’s. 76 btf
I. D. Price for garden seed in
bulk. 76 btf
Buy your jewelry at the Palace Jew
elry Store. 71 b. t. f.
J. G. Handel of Auvergne spent
Tuesday in Newport.
A fine line of Jacobs’ box chocolates
at Sells’ Drug Store. 72 d. t. f.
Julius Guelck of Alicia was here
Tuesday on business.
Have your pearls mounted at the
Palace Jewelry Store. 71 b. t. f.
R. L. Conditt of Tuckerman came
down Wednesday morning.
Fine line of ladies’ wrist bags at the
Palace Jewelry Store. 264—btf.
Dr. G. D. Clements of Auvergne
was here on business Wednesday.
Eight day clocks with alarm, $2.75
at the Palace Jewelry Store. 71 b. t. f
George B. Bradley spent Tuesday at
Batesville, returning here that night.
E. B. Gilliam, a prominent mer
chant of Swifton, was here Wednes
Don’t neglect your watch but have
it cleaned at the Palace Jewelry
Store. 71 b. t. f.
Harry Lasker of Little Rock was
here Tuesday afternoon on a business
Corn, bran, corn chops, corn and
oat chops, oats and hay at Bowen’s
Cash Store. 224-btf
T. P. Umsted returned Wednesday
noon from a short business trip to
Smart, chick and up-to-date are the
new goods at Chas. Meyer’s Great
Bargain Store. 73 btf
Tom Dillard returned Wednesday
morning from a snort visit to Little
Bert Snetzer returned Tuesday night
from Judsonia, where he had been
visiting an aunt.
The popular store for popular goods
at popular prices. Chas. Meyer’s
Great Bargain Store. 73 btf
W. R. Thompson left over the Choc
taw Wednesday afternoon for Forrest
City on court business.
Mrs. A J. Woodard of Little Rock
came up Monday nigot on a visit to
her sister Mrs. F. Bosch.
Thomas G. Kimberlin, living east of
Newport, is very low with pneumonia,
which has other complications.
Elegant line of embroidery and
trimmings -all of the Newest things
at Chas. Meyer’s Great Bargain Store.
Fok Rent -Furnished front room,
for one or two gentlemen or man and
wife. Apply to Mrs. Wolf on Hazel.
Ex-Senator James K. Jones of Ar
kansas is confined to his bed at the
national capital with an attack of the
J. B. Dent of Riverside attended the
meeting of the White & Black River
valley nauroaa stocKnoxaers x.uesaay
W. A. O’Neal has rented the cottage
on Walnut Street formerly occupied
by George Sink and was moving in
Ike Goldman w'ab taken quite sick
Tuesday afternoon and compelled to
go to bed. We are sorry to hear that
he was no better Wednesday morning.
Dr. A. W. Jernigan and wife came
down from St. Louis Wednesday
morning on their way home to Even
ing Shade. The former has been
studying medicine at a school in that
E. G. Thompson and Allen N. John
son of Little Rock were here Tuesday
afternoon to attend the annual meet
ing of the stockholders of the White
& Black River Valley Railroad Com
James Martin, court stenographer
for this district, wTas here Wednesday
morning on his return home to Bates
ville, not being well. He says that
there is very little litigation to come
up before the present term of court at
NOTICE OF MEETINGS.
The greatest work that has ever
been performed is now’ being done
here at the A. M. E. church colored.
Crutches are being removed from
people that have been walking on
them for years. We have a large at
tendance day and night. Meeting
conducted by Rev. Loveless. Hours
of meeting: 10:30 a. m.,2:30 p. m. and
7-30 p. m. All are invited to attend.
BUILDERS SUPPLY AND HARDWARE CO.
—Wholesale And Retail Dealers In —
Hardware, Furniture, Mill Supplies.
Plows, Tools, Harness, Lumber,
Stoves, Paints, Buggies, Coal,
Wagons, Iron, Window Glass, Brick.
Building Material, and Hardware of every De
scription. Our Furniture Department cannot be
■.il| OUR MOTTO ||[:
Best Goods, Lowest Prices.
OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS.
r. B. STEWART, PRES. J- O. BURGESS, VICE PRES.
L. N. Nouss Secty andTreas. *
E. D. Bbacy, „ R- F
9. M. Beattie, Frank Hebs,_J. R. loxf
no T T til ivDEN VICE PRES. E. V. HOLT CASHIER.
J. W. Lindley Pres. L. 1. slay den vice.
BANK OF TUCKERMAN,
CAPITAL STOCK $20,000.00
We are open to the public for all business which constitutes »afe and re
COLLECTIONS A SPECIALTY.
Your Patronage Is Solicited.
TUCKERHAN - ’ ‘ ARK’
“Old Cotton Top,” as Arkansas’
iew senator, Hon. James P. Clarke is
jest known in his home state, passed
through Newport Wednesday morn
ng on Passenger No. 11 on his return
to Little Rock from the national capi
The train was detained here a few
minutes having received orders to
pass No. 2 at Newport, and during the
<bort stop, Senator Clarke came out
jpon the car steps. The Independent
•eporter happened to be standing
lear and recognized at once the dis
tinguished looking Arkansan and after
greetings, pressed the Senator for a
statement in regard to the conflicting
reports sent out from Washington,
claiming on the one hand that he had
refused the proffered courtesy of his
aolleague to escort him to the presi
dent’s chair in taking the oath of office
ind on the other hand that both Berry
ind Carmack had refused him this
The Senator begged to be excused
from an expression on this point and
laughingly remarked that he had to
some home to learn the news of the
national capital. Anything from him
mii/ht tend to make more acute the
long strained relations between him
self and Senator Berry. Unless the
latter felt constrained to answer the
newspaper reports, he had nothing to
say, intimating that should Senator
Berry reply, he too might later be
The departure of No. 11 cut short
the interview at this hardly satisfac
RIVER’S RISE CONTINUES.
The guage on White river at New
port Wednesday morning, registered
28.1 feet and showed a slow rise dur
ing the day. The rise at Mt. Olive for
Tuesday night was 6 inches, while
Batesville reported the river on a
stand. A further rise however is ex
pected from the upper river and its
Black river, flowing through the
lowlands with slower current, con
tinues to rise, but the general reports
would indicate that the danger of an
overflow has been exaggerated. Tim
local guage without further rains will
not probably pass 30 feet, which it
four feet over the danger line.
Robt. Anderson telephones from
Jacbsonport that the water is coming
into the town and another foot will
give them a genuine overflow.
Water is said to be seeping througli
the Choctaw dump and filling the
ditches and lower ground in the
eastern part of town.
A feature of our business is high
class watch repairing, which we ex
ecute quickly and at lowest possible
prices for guaranteed work. Palace
Jewelry Store, 4l2 North Front
i Street. 71 t- f
Vice-President and General Mana
ger Russell Harding of the Missouri
| Pacific-Iron Mountain, approves the
announcement that effective March
15, the headquarters of the general
1 superintendent of the St. Louis, Iron
J Mountain & Southern will be re
' moved from St. Louis to Little Rock,
RAILROAD TIME CARD.
ST. L. I. M. & S. RAILWAY.
No. 72 Local Freight 12:30 p. m.
No. 2.. 4:05 a. m.
No 4 . 11:05 a.m.
No! 12. 8:48 p.m.
No. 6. 10:50p.m.
No. 8.11:32 p. m.
No. 73 Local Freight 7:00 a. m.
No. 7. 4:06 a. m.
No! 5. 4:40 a.m.
No. 11. 6:15 a. m.
No! 3 .!!!!. 11:39 a.m.
No. 1 . 10:50 p. m.
Passenger Leaves 7:00 a.m.
Mixed “ . H:45a. m.
Passenger Arrives. 6:45 p. m.
Mixed “ . 10:15 a.m.
Every day from February 15 to
April 30, 1903, the Union Pacific will
sell One-way Colonist Tickets at the
following rates from Missouri river:
#20.00 to Ogden and Salt Lake City.
#20.00 to Butte, Anaconda and
#22.50 to Spokane and Wanatchee,
| #26.00 to Everett, Fairhaven and
New Whatcom, via Huntington and
#25.00 to Portland, Tacoma and Se
i #25.00 to Ashland, Roseburg, Eugene
Albany and Salem, via Portland.
#25.00 to San Francisco, Los Angeles
and many other California points.
From Chicago and St. Louis propor
tionately low rates are in effect by
lines connecting with the Union Pa
ciflc to all above points.
For full information call on or ad
dress J. H. LOTHROP, Gen’l. Ag’t.,
St. Louis, Mo.
_= Capital, $50,000 — —
A GENERAL BANKING BUSINESS TRANSACTED, AND THE AC
COUNTS OF MERCHANTS, MANUFACTURERS
AND INDIVIDUALS SOLICITED. ^
Directors:—T. J. Wateon, John M. Cook, Ben Adler S. Wolff, 1. O.
Taylor, T. J. Graham, G. W. Hurley, W. A. Billmgaley,
B. B. Bond.
Officers:—Sigmund Wolff, President; G. W ■ Hurley, Vice President,
W. A. Billingsley, Cashier; F. A. Jones, Assistant Cashier.
THE BANK OF NEWPORT 4
SURPLUS, - $25,000.
OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS.
ti. W Decker, President. A. D. Bailey, Vice-President.
R. M. Johnson, 'Cashier. T. I). Kinman, Ass’t. Cashier.
V. Y Cook, Thos. J. Graham, A. E. Shoffner
Jno. T. Flynn, J. W. Grubbs, Jos. M. Stayton.
mpr PYPPBIPNPP Is an important factor in successful banking. With ail
"liL LArCniLllOL due sense of modesty, we venture to direct your at
tention to a brief review of the long business career of the men who compose
our Board of Directors and Officers.
PDIIQTPPN YPABC Experience in the affairs of Banking in this community
ruuniccn iLnliO enables us to measure and meet the needs of our cus
tomers. We solicit your account, and promise proper help in time of need.
CHAN EVER BEFORE.
We are the only Specialists in Arkansas who
successfully treat Antrum, Abcesses, Pyorrhoea
Alveolaris, gum and tooth troubles. Every day
we are moving forward in the line of progress,
and in the volume of our business. A recent
change in our staff places us in a position to
FULFIL OUR PROMISES TO-DAY AS NEVER
BEFORE. Our operative and mechanical dentis
try fits, Seamless Cap Crowns and Bridge work,
Artificial Aluminum and Rubber Sets of Teeth
for all ages Accurately, Scientifically. Every
piece the very highest of its class, and at reas
For 60 days we will offer our Aluminum metal *—*
plates at the same price of our high grade Rub
ber plates. No worry, no taste of rubber, and
only about one fourth the weight. Our methods
are the latest and as near painless as can be
made. All work guaranteed.
BLACK BROS., Dentists,
main Office, Little Rock, cor. 5th and Main streets,
Branch Offices:—Pine Bluff, Monticello, Ft. Smith
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