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1192 1921 = JUNE - 1921 IIIIIIHItl I S M T W T r S | 5 12 6 1 8 2 9 41 10 111 13141516 17 181 1920 21 22 23 24 25§ 26 2728 29 30 I THE DAILY PICAYUNE Published Every Day Except Sunday. C. B. Andrews,_Publisher Mrs. W. G. Hayes_Reporter TELEPHONES The Picayune Office_232 C. B. Andrews residence. _ 149 SUBSCRIPTION RATES Single Copies _ 5c One Month _40c Three Months _$1.00 Advertising Rates made known on application. NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC All advertising copy must be receiv ed a tthe office of the Picayune not lat er than 10 a. m„ of the day on which It la Intended for use. otherwise It will appear It the Issue of the following day Advertising copy for use in the week ly Picayune should reach this office not later than Tuesday morning. Any erroneous reflection upon the character, standing or reputation of any individual, firm or corporation ap pearing In the Picayune will be promptly corrected If brought to the attention of the publisher Statements of facts however will not be retracted. “Entered as second class matter Jan uary 5, 1921. at the post office at Pres cott, Arkansas, nuder the Act of March S. 1879." SOLDIER HEROES BURIED. Texarkana. June 29—Bodies of Berton Paul Ochs and Otis Henry, the first of Texarkana soldier heroes who fell on the battle field in France to be returned home, were given burial with full military honor* in Rose Hill cemo tery rhis afternoon. During the morn ing the body of Ochs yas taken to a TH E STORE - ^ cl. ' RCU Warehouse In Ch,-. juo the Horn o. Plervty for wpp'/’^Q th~ Co ■ lowers or > th:s RCU Store ■> V _ phone 7 We Deliver Prescott Mercantile Co. Sacred Heart Catholic church, where high ritual mass was said by Father O'Brian. This afternoon both bodies, draped with flags were taken to the State Line Methodist church, where a brilliant oration was delivered by ths Rev Francis X. Brewer, who conduct ed the religious service. A military escort of about 100 ex -ervice men in uniform followed the bodies, which were taken on eassions to the country, where the regulation volley was fired over the graves and final tap> sounded. All busijipss houses closed at 2 p. in., and remained closed the remainder of the day. It looked as if the entire poulatiou turned out to honor the heroic dead the crowd being estimated at several thousand. The body of Grover Vernon, another soldier, will be taken to Nashville and given military burial tomorrow morn ing. The body of Melville Hawkins, negro, will be buried with military honors at the same time at Mandeville. Guards from the local American Le gion post will have charge of both ser vices. -o LACKLAND NEWS. Health is very good in this commu nity at present. Fanners are very busy laying by crops before the Fourth. There is going to be a big picnic at Lanckland Springs July 2. Every body is invited to come and bring your basket full. We will have some ! good speaking and the Ouachita Baud will be here to furnish music. Mrs. Lila Harris of Arkadelphia. is visiting home folks. Mr. T. B. Henry went to Laneburg Sunday and reports a nice time. Mr Hilliard Griffie and family vis- ; ited home folks Sunday . Sunday school is moving off nicely at this place. Mr. Chas. Burford filled his regular appointment at Mr. Benton's Sunday. I will come again next week. -o PLANNING NEW HOSPITAL. After a tour of inspection of the j Confederate Home grounds, members o fthe Board of Control decided yes I terday to build the proposed new hos pital annex as an L on the eastern end of the present hospital building. Plans of the new addition are being drafted and It is expected that work wlli begin early next month. The work will cost about $10,000. -o Instead of once a weke, the Plcay ane will come to yon 6 times a week. -o DESERTER GIVES I P. Sheriff Luke Steele left yesterdav , afternoon with Sergeant Jim Beard for Camp Pike. Beard was a deserter of the flag and has been fleeing cap ture for some time. Yesterday morning however, he walked into the sheriff’s office and surrendered and willing to be carried back and receive punishment -o -- M JITNEY MEN MIX-UP. Yesterday afternoon while waiting for No. 8 to come in two jitney drivers Louie Hornbeck and B. L). Akers, got j into a heated discussion over business affairs. A few licks were passed and affair wound up in Mayor's court this morning. Mr. Horn beck received a $5 fine and the case against Mr. Akers was postponed to give Mr. Hornhock a chance to bring in witnesses. There is Nothing like a good cold sparkling bottle of Soda Water to quench your thirst on a real hot day You wont have to go very far to find a place where it is served Ice Cold either. All the popular flavors from Arkola down. The price is Prescott Ice Co. 5 CENTS per bottle _i Surest thing you know— /l . —and the blend cant be copied CIGARETTES Air-Tight Tin* of SO A»k your dernier to show you the new vecuutrr seeled tine of SO Chesterfields. A compact,;, convenient end ebsolutely AIR-TIGHT pa0* ing — the cigarettes keep fresh indefinite.