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I Dr. Alex! '. Ci *hen I
DENTIST
Across the Street from Harrington Bros. Drug Store. 1
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It is with pleasure that I announce my readiness to start a new
year with the friends and patients I have made during my short res
idence with you. My office is now more thoroughly equipped than
it was last year, because the people of this section have given me the
encouragement to stay here, and I, in return, am trying to show my
appreciation of their patronage by doing all in my power to give
them the most complete and up-to-date dental office in Eastern Ar
kansas.
I have come here to stay. My bid for
your patronage is based on the fact that
I have the ability, the will and the busi
ness sense to do your dental work thor
oughly and well.___
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Plates
$7.50 per Set, and Up
My plates are made of tne best
materials possible to use at the !
price I charge for them, and are
I guaranteed to fit. Each set of teeth
I deliver is worth fully twice the ;
amount I charge for it. !
EXTRACTIONS
50 cents and Up
Gold Fillings
Each, $1.00 and Up
Amalgam Fillings
Each, 50c and Up
Cleaning
50 cents and Up
Crown and
Bridge Work
$4.00, $5.00 per Tooth
and Up
All crowns and bridge work are
> made with 22K gold and are guar- i
anteed to lie heavy enough to resist
wear, and maintain their beautiful
color. ;
ALL WORK POSITIVELY GUARANTEED
I make a specialty of Removable Bridge work for patients who
have not enough solid teeth to attach fixed bridge work, and guar
antee it to be so much better than the ordinary plate that it is well
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worth the difference in cost.
Come in and let me examine your teeth FREE of
CHARGE, and I will tell you exactly what you need
and the exact price you will have to pay for the ser
vice. NO EXTRAS.
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3,000 Boys Now in Pig Clubs
Three thousand boys now belong
to the pig clubs in Arkansas and 11.
h■■ganders with the Extension Di
'islon of the University of Arkansas
must i»i given the credit for this re
markable growth of interest in bet
tor hogs. Mr Sanders says:
The razor-back is fast disappear
ing f"oin our farms. Through the
P'S/JiUbs we are now doing coinmun
1,v breeding in 50 counties of the
*tate Some communities are now
devoting their attention to Duroc
Jerscy hogs and others to Poland
oiiias, but everywhere neighbors
PjjCognize the importance of having
of approximately a uniform size,
age' quality, etc., at marketing time,
?ml. consequently, community breed
lng must win. Community breeding.
course, means that we must have
Pure bred boars, pure bred sows,
and Plenty of good feed—spring and
•thinner and winter pastures, rape
Peas, soy beans, bermuiia, clover and
Peanuts. To be uccessful we must
amu have clean hog lots and sheds
oiks who have hogs should remem
that economic gains can best be
®*de where there is plenty of pas
lttre as nearly as possible throughout
the year. Do not forget to plant
plenty of rape and save the corn for
finishing. Corn alone does not
furnish a balanced ration and it is
too expensive to use exclusively this
year anyway. Use alfalfa or peas or
peanuts or clover with the corn and
do not forget to make every possible
use of the winter pasture."
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Put in Winter Cover Crops
Do not forget the value of wheat,
oats and rye for cover crops. There
are four distinct values of these
three cover crops.
First: They produce fine winter
pasture.
Second: They lessen the washing
of the soil and loss of fertility.
Third: The green plants use plant
food that is being liberated through
out the winter and when they are
plowed under a great deal of plant
food is saved that would be lost
otherwise.
Fourth: The P>»»ts P,0'ved under
in the spring will not onn add fer
tility but humus to the soil and
thus increase its. moisture holding
capacity. . , ,
If you have any question to ask
concerning these cover crops or care
for bulletins on this subject, write
to the Extension Division, University
of Arkansas, Fayetteville, Ark
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10 000 Head of Cattle Brought Here
’During the last six weeks approxi
jnately 10,0<>0 head of Texas high
grade Shorthorn and Hereford cattle
have been brought into Arkansas and
at least S.uvj head will be on the
way shortly, according to a state
ment made by J. H. McLeod, Senior
Live Stock Specialist with the Ex
tension Division, University of Ark
ansas. Mr. McLeod is devoting his
time helping the farmers of Arkan
sas purchase and import better live
stock of all kinds. However, a great
many men in the state have not
taken advantage of the expert ad
vice which he can give them on ques
tions concerning the purchase and
care of animals. If you wish to buy
a pure bred bull, to form a sire club
or to do community breeding, or have
any questions concerning problems
which you are confronting, do not
hesitate to write to Mr. MCLeod
today. He and experts in every
other line of agriculture are always
willing and ready to help you When
you need agricultural information of
any kind, write to the College of
Agriculture or Extension Division of
the University of Arkansas, Fayette
ville.
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Have You Had Your Cotton Classed?
Hundreds of Arkansans realizing
the importance of knowing what
their cotton is really worth have
sent samples to C. E. Atkinson, as
sistant in cotton marketing, old state
house. Little Rock. Mr. Atkinson
will class the cotton of any Arkansan
tree of charge upon request. In
structions for sending samples anti
further information can be secured
by writing to him at the old state
house, Little Rock.
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Take a Little Time Off
It is often said that the farmer is
the most independent man /i the
world. However, it cannot be de
nied that too frequently he is a
! slave to his business, working early
1 ami late and seldom faking a little
ime for recreation Why qot mix
some play with your work? Attend
the community and county fairs and
do not miss the reunions and picnics
in your neighborhood. These meet
ings afford an excellent opportunity !
to exchange ideas with the other fel
low and they give the wife and boys
and girls a real opportunity to get
acquainted and to enjoy themselves. •
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Plant a Home Orchard
There are hundreds of homes in
Arkansas where a real fruit tree
cannot be found, and thousands of
others where the planting was con
fined to 'the fence corners or ter- j
races. Such should not be the case, |
but every farm home, whether occu- 1
pied by iand owner or tenant, should |
j have a well kept orchard of from
one half to one acre Only a few
I trees of each kind of fruit will be
needed to supply an abundance for
PECANS WANTED!
...SEE...
Wm. FRIEDMAN & CO.
j the family. Do not forget that home
j grown fruit will do a great deal to
| decrease the cost ot living as well
as home grown vegetables, and
i fruits as well as vegetables are a
( necessity and not a luxury for any
I well fed family, o'rite to j. S. Knox
J Horticulturist with the Extension Dl
j vision of the University of Arkansas
I at Fayetteville, concerning sugges
tions for the best pla<-e to plant a
home orchard, the time to plant, the.
care of trees, etc.
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Raise Our Own Mules
Arkansas buys most of her horses
and mules from the north. Because
of the war tne saleable animals in
the north have been bought up and
we will soon find, when trying to
replace the draft stock now in use
in the state, that it will be almost
'"impossible to find good mules or
uorses, regaruless of the price that
we can and may be wilting to pay.
If we are to make corn or cotton we
must have draft animals and the
surest way tor us to avoid disap
pointment and a probable loss of
time and money is to attempt to
breed and grow our own draft stock.
Arkansas should have more mares.
The northern part of the state with
its possibilities for pasture could
produce such animals most econom
ically while even cotton farmers
could well afford to have a few
mares on their farms for this pur
pose. We have recognized the value
of growing our own pork. Beef
animals are being introduced rapidly.
We must now give some attention to
the production of our draft stock.
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COTTON SHIPPERS MUST
FILL CARS TO CAPACITY
With the movement of the cotton
crop scheduled to begin this fall at
a time when a combination of gov
ernment and commercial business
will be bringing tremendous pressure
to bear upon the railroads, the Com
mission on Car Service of the Rail
road’s War Hoard has issued in
structions prohibiting the shipping
of cotton in less than 65 bales per
car and requiring as many more to
be loaded as the size of the car
furnished will permit.
Notice to this effect has just been
sent to ouyers of cotton, with a re
quest. that they place orders for their
requirements on a basis of not less
than 65 hales or multiples thereof.
In the Southwest and Mississippi
delta districts, the average car will
load 65 bales and in the Southeast
district the average car will load 76
bales. Consequently buyers are
asked to order in multiples of 65
from the Southwest and 75 from the
Southeast districts.
The New England territory will be
taxed to the maximum capacity of
facilities this fall and the acceptance
of freight by the railroads serving the
territory north of the Ohio and Po
tomas rivers will have to be carefully
regulated. ,
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GOVERNOR GRANTED
3 PARDONS TUESDAY
Little Rock, Oct. 2. -Three pardons
granted by Governor Hrough yester
day bring the total number to re
ceive clemency druing his adminis
tration up to a2 out of more than 5uo
applications. The governor said he
has adopted the policy of granting
nnrrinnn nnlv in pxtrpnif* cases
Yesterday, the monthly “pardon
day,” the governor granted three of
the 4F> applications. One was the
case of Morris Pullen, a 15 year old
boy in a reform school, who was
sentenced from Boone county to
serve four years for grand larceny.
A statement from the governor’s
office said that investigation dis
closed that Pullen has always born
a good record, that he succumbed to
temptation in an ungarded moment,
and that a large number of residents
of Boone county asked for his re
lease.
Tom Gillum of Jefferson county,
who was convicted of stealing cotton
and sentenced to serve two years,
was pardoned. The governor said
that this was mainly because Gill
um's conviction was secured through
circumstantial evidence, that there
was some doubt of his guilt, and
that a pardon was recommended by
a large number of well known resi
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Start Tomorrow
i and Keep It Up
Every Morning
Get In the habit of drinking a '
glass of hot water before
breakfast.
We’re not here long, so let’s make
our stay agreeable. Let us live well,
eat well, digest well, work well, sleep
well, and look well, what a glorious
condition to attain, and yet, how very
easy it is if one will only adopt the
morning inside batji.
Folks who are accustomed to feel
lull and heavy when they arise, split
ting headache. stufTy from a cold, foul
'ongiie, nasty breath, acid stomach,
an, instead, feel as fresh as a daisy
iy opening the sluices of the system
•ach morning ami flushing out the
whole of tiie Internal poisonous stag
nant matter.
Everyone, whether ailing, sick or
well, shou'd, < ach morning, before
breakfast, drink a glass of real hot
water with a teaspoonful of limestone
phosphate in it to wash from the
stomach, liver and bowels the previous
lay’s indigestible waste, sour bile
ind poisonous toxins; ihus cleansing,
4weetening and purifying the entire
iltmentary canal before putting more
ood into ttie stomach. The action of
lot water and limestone phosphate on
m empty stomach is wonderfully in
vigorating. It cleans out all the sour
fermentations, gases. waste and
icidity and gives one a splendid
ippetite for breakfast. While you are
enjoying your breakfast the water
mil phosphate is quietly extracting
i large volume of water from the
Mood and getting ready for a
thorough flushing of all the inside
Drgans.
The millions of people who are
bothered with constipation, bilious
spells, stomach trouble; others who
have sallow' skins, blood disorders and
icklv complexions are urged to get a
quarter pound of limestone phosphate
from the drug store. This will cost
very little, but is sufficient to make
anyone a pronounced crank on the
subject of inside-bathing before break
fast.
dents of Pine Blurf, including city
and county officials
Fred Cook, serving one year for
grand larceny, was pardoned on rec
ommendation of a large number of
residents of t otiway county, includ
ing the prosecuting witness and sev
eral county officials. It was said
Cook hopes to |je able to join the
army.
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Japan is supplying this country
with some of the buttons used here,
and which formerly were provided
by Germany and Austria. The value
of the Japanese shipments of buttons
has trebled in three years, while at
the same time our own exports have
more than dounled
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