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Tin Amxrijts Rkcohdbr, Established (87w
Tai AMBKicus Timks. Established 1880
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AMERICAS, GA., DEC. 27, 1900
It must be conceeded that Dr. Har
per is a great success when it come to
teaching Mr, Rockefellow to disgorge.
It will be recalled that Ben Harrison
and Grover Cleveland were always
in close touch on the question of duck
The Boston Glob has been so repre
hensible as to open its columns to
those persons who desire to reopen the
end-of-the-centurv discussion.
It is barely possible that Oom Paul
Kruger made a serious mistake in not
going away and leaving things with the
hired hands earlier in the war.
According to the Washington Post the
mayor of Atlanta inclines to the opin
ion that he is putting up a rather lively
exhibition of staggering humanity.
An up the State New York man ad
vertised persistently for forty-two years
before he succeeded in finding a wife.
This is somewhat of a reflection upon
the bride.
The end of the nineteenth century
approaches and the two most
enlightened nations of the world
waging foreign wars after the most
approved plans of the ancients.
vfigt possibilities that life in this
■Country holds for young men is clearly
" ihown by the career of that $lO a week
clerk in New York who maintained
l>oth a town residence and a country
. home, with a separate family in each.
If you want knowledge,you must toil
/or it; if food, you must toil for it,and
you must toil for it. Toil is
> , ■»w. Pleasure comes through toil
I’ self imlui-reme ami imlo
hen a mu!:
The most remarkable debutantes of
the present New are the
Misses Edith, Ethel Elsie
daughters of Mr. and Mrs. ijuncan
Cry ier. They are triplels, very beau
iful in face and figure and are so aljke
in appearance as to be constantly taken
one for the other. They were brought
up abroad.
woman not long ago
the offices of the Young Wo
men’s Christian Association for a news
item, says the New York Sun. The
woman in charge of the office remarked
a pity it was she was a newspa
: woman - Such a shocking calling
HB it was ! Such dreadful things she
HBust be called upon to do and such a
|||gjalrace she must feel her profession
?-C |n And she such a nice young wo
too- Couldn't she be prevailed
it up ? They would give
II ■ :
The 1901 boom is expected to mater
ialize shortly after the opening of busi
hees on January 2, 1901, when it is pre
dicted that all previous records will be
broken in the matter of activity and
enhanced values.
All the commodities, if predictions
come true, will participate.
Cotton should lead on account of the
shortness of the present crop, which,
should it reach outside estimates, or
10,250,000 bales, will, with the pre
dicted increase in activity in business
circles, fall short of the world’s requir
ments, estimated at 10,150,000 bales by
Ellison, of Liverpool, who is as apt to
underestimate the world's requirements
as our agricultural department is to
underestimate the season’s yield of cot
ton as it invariably does, or has hereto
fore done on account of not being
thoroughly prepared to give correct
figures in previous seasons as it has
been this season.
The government's figures are gener
ally accepted by the trade as correct,
on account of the thorough manner in
which the cotton belt was canvassed,
and 10,100,000, it is thought, will not
miss the yield very far either way.
The friends of cotton predict much
higher prices for cotton before this
season closes on its statistical position,
and claim there w. 11 be a wild scramble
for the actual article before new cot
ton can be market 3d.
As bearing on ti e statistical position
the following will prove interesting.
The facts and figures are furnished by
one of New York's best posted firms:
“United States exports of cotton for
the twelve months ending August 31st
last, were, in round figures, 9,000,000
“The total exports for the season
ending August 31, 1899, were in round
figures 7,400,000 or 1,400,000 more than
were the exports for the past season.
“Os course, this was for two reasons:
Prices higher, and the supply 1,750,-
000 bales smaller of American cotton in
1899 than in 1898.
“Exports from September Ist to De
cember 14, 1900, were 2,806,676 bales.
It is fair to presume that the total ex
ports for the present season will equal
those of last year, or 6,000,000 bales.
“In that event exports from Decem
ber 14, 1900, to August 31, 1901, must
be as much as 3,200,000 bales, against
exports from December 14, 1899, to An
gust 31, 1900, of 3,800,000 bales.
“It is the knowledge of the require
ments of Europe, Asia, Africa, Canada
and Mexico for the remaining eight
and one-half months of the present cot
ton season which is making the south
ern spot owner so tenacious of his
“On December 14th last year the
stocks of American on the continent
and Liverpool were 403,000 bales
greater than same date this year, not
withstanding excess of exports to De
cember 14th over last year, to same
date, of 528,000 bales. This shows that
our exports have gone to spinners.
“If we take the excess of exports and
add to it the deficit of American m
European stocks, as compared with
last year, it is found that Europe has
taken 931,000 bales in excess of their
taking during the same three and one
half mouths in 1899.
“But even then the cotton spinning
world, outside the United States, will
still require from us nearly 3,125,000
bales during the remainder of this
“There must come into sight from
the 14th instant to August 31 next, 3,-
300)000 bales to make this crop 10,000,-
000 bales.
“Therefore, to give all the other
parts of the world over 3,200,000 bales,
as we must,to equal last year’s exports,
after December 14tb, there would be
left only 1,100,000 bales for domestic
spinners, for the last eight and one
half months of this season.
“Apparently either our own or for-
A N 7E M I A
Pale, thin, weak, run-down,
low spirits, no appetite.
Rosy and plump, -fair
strength, with pleasure in work,
get hungry three times a day
and like good food.
Which < >f
eign spinners will not get their re
quirements out of this crop, even
though consumption of American cot
ton should only be 10,000,000, or 1,000,-
dOO bales less than last year.
“Then again, as the amount brought
into sight to the 14th instant was 496,-
000 more than to December 24, 1899, it
is seen that all of this excess and 38,-
(XX) more has gone out of the country.
In the meantime, our domestic spin
ners are holding back for cheaper
prices. As smaller receipts, however,
can be anticipated henceforward it ex
plains why the south is so strong in its
expectations of higher values.” —Atlan-
ta Constitution.
An Offer Proving Faith to Sufferers.
is your Blood Pure? Are you sure
of it? Do cuts or scratches heal slow
ly? Does your ekin itch or burn?
Have you Pimples? Eruptions? Ach
ing Bones or Back? Eczema? Old
Sores? Boils? Scrofula? Rheumatism?
Foul Breath? Are you pale? If so
purify your blood at once with B. B
B. (Botanic Blood Balm). It makes
the Blood Pure and Rich, heals every
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skin. Deep seated cases like ulcers,
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nate Blood and Skin Troubles. B. B.
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cause B B B. drains the Poison and
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system so the symtoma cannot return.
Give it a trial. It cures when all else
fails. Thoroughly tested for 30 years.
Sold at drug stores at $1 per large bot
tle, 6 large bottles (full treatment) $5.
So sufferers may test it, a trial bottle
given away absolutely free. Write for
it. Address BLOOD B XLM CO., At
lanta, Ga. Write today. Describe
trouble and free medical advice given.
Heaven never helps the man who is
too lazy to hustle a little in his own
Gold dust has rendered many a man
blind to his duty.
Nasal Catarrh quickly yields to
treatment by Ely's Cream Balm, which
is agreeably aromatic. It is received
through the nostrils, cleanses and heals
the whole surface over which it dif
fuses itself. A remedy for Nasal Ca
tarrh which is drying or exciting to the
diseased membrane should not be used.
Cream Balm is recognized as a specific.
Price 50 cents at druggists or by mail
A cold in the head immediately disap
pears when Cream Balm is used. Ely
Brothers, 56 Warren Street, New York.
Highest Award Diploma of Honor
For superior lens grinding and excellency in
the manufacture »f spectacles and eye glass
es. sold In over 8.000 cities and towns in the
United States. Established 1870. These fa
me us glasses for sale by J. R. HUDSON.
Eyesight tested free. Be sure ‘HAWKES’ -
is stamped on frame,
: Americus
■ Christmas
I Carnival...
J Business Men’s Free Fair and
’ Holiday Carnival.
; Monday Dec. 24th
' A Solid Week of Merriment, Mirth and Music!
I To Be Merry at Times is to Be Wise, and
all Fouth Georgia is invited to
I Come and Enjoy’the
! Free Street Carnival!
Grand Floral Parades, Carnival Balls, Confetti
Swappers- Convention, Daring Feats
Bay Attractions in
;»v " . ,< *’ jjF*' v»-'
S'.. S'
140 acres, 34 miles from railroad, rents
for 5 bales cotton, $1,250.
300 acres choice land in good neigh
borhood. Six room house and out
buildings, 2,000 bearing peach trees.
Howe place, 1,000 acres rich land.
5-room house, Church street, $l,lOO.
J. B. Nicholson place, 880 acres, one
mile of Preston. Easy payments.
100 acres, 6 miles of ’Americus;} rents
for SIOO.
500 acres, near Smithville; ’nice] level
land. $3 50 per acre.
Four room house and three in
good condition. SSOO.
3-room house and two acres, jiear R
R shops, $5 month.
Now is the time to invest your idle
dollars. I have a few bargains not in
this list. Come to see me it e you wish
to buy, sell or rent.
Wholesale and Retail
Fruit Dealer.
I have just received the following
Christmas goods:
2 Cars Bananas
2 Cars Oranges.
i Car Cocoanuts.
Mixed Nuts, all kinds.
All kinds Fancy Candy.
Also the finest lot of Apples ever
seen in Americus.
Call and see me. My prices are
lower than anybody’s, I guarantee
to treat you right.
Forsyth Street.
The undersigned begs leave
to his numer
ous patrons and the public
that, having recovered from
his la e illness, he will re
-Bumn business at his old
stand. Repairing fine shoes
a specialty. The best stock
used and; work fiist-claas.
“The Shoemaker.’’
No. 321 Jackson Street, between the
Public Library and Davenport Drug
Co , Americus, Ga.
I have removed my law office from
the Wheatley building to the Council
Bank Building, second floor, Room
No. 18. W. W. DYKES, Jr.
All Seekers of the Beautiful and Useful,
Whether for Home, or as Wedding Presents
or Christmas Gifts, Should Call
Corner Jackson and Forsyth Streets, and examine his stock of
Venetian Vases, in Rich Gold Decorations.
Exquisitely Decorated Odd Pieces in French China.
Gorgeous Decorated Vienna China,
French and German Cupsand Saucers, Chop Trays,
Ice Cream Sets, Chocolate Sets,
Dinner Sets, Fern Dishes, Toilet Sets.
Lamps and Table Cutlery.
Combined. With The Choicest Display He Has Ever Been Able to Offer.
To above now in stock, arge additional assortment yet to arrive. Having purchased in person, the
prices are right.
The Furniture and House Furnishing Departments, of course, correspond. If you want presents
which cannot, be duplicated, call on me.
New Firm. New Goods.
C. S. S. HORNE & CO.,
Next Door to Post Office.
Cid Book Store Stand.
Read Below:
Ticking, 5c yd Ladies’ Fleeced lined Hose, well worth
Amoekeag Best Check Ginghams, 6c yd 20c; our price 15c
A Cheaper one, 5c yd The best Children’s Hose for 10c yon
Choice of Prints in our house,.. .5c yd ever saw.
Best Outings, beautiful patterns, en 8 extra heavy fleeced lined I n-
. . ... , derwear, SI.OO suit, 50c garment.
extra heavy weight, 10c yd Lots of other things for the lack of
Cheaper Outings, Gc yd spa ce I can’t quote.
Best Bleaching 8c yd But remember I have SHOES for
The best Ladies’ 15c Hose on earth, everybody.
Heavy Ribbed Fleeced lined Ladies’ I ()0k ! 10 for
Undervest and pants to match, 25c * > •
eac h. 7 Lbs. Arbuckles Coffee for sl.
Next to Postoffice. Forsyth Street.
At East End Babbitry and Poultry Yard,
Belgian Hares 81.00 to $3.00 each.
Rose Comb Brown Leghorn Cock $1.50
Trio Rose Comb Brown Leghorns—young $3,50
Buff Cochin Bantam cockerels, “Old Gold Strain,” SI,OO each.
Suits made to orderiby'us on short notice from our Fall and Winter samples.
Two thousand of the latest designs to select fiom.
Old clothes cleaned, preasid and almost made new.
in the herd is not best for the table.
Flesh likely to be strong and rather
too fat. We select the flesh of the lit
tle plump fellows. Has not had time
to develop into muscle and has The de
licious flavor only found in
cut from young animals.
Prime Beef, Veal, Lamb and Mutton,
eggs, chickens, fish and oysters daily at
Sporting Goods
and Fishing Tackle.
T have bought the entire stock of B. F.
Clewis’ gun store, opposite postoftice, and re
moved same to
Bag ley’s Corner,
Where I have a fine stock of Guns, Pis
tols, Cartridges, Shells and Fishing Tackle.
I can supply your wants tor anything in
|MLe. Call on or write me
Vail orders given prompt attenti >n.
Rli. J. Bagley.
IMWW Si Morphine au<i Whiskey hab-
ff its treated without pain c.
BBr 111 | | nil confinement. Cure guaran
■ I K I I I lui or no pav. B H. VE \L.
| 111 Ifll Man’gr Lithia Springs San-
fiwfll itarium, Box 3, Austell, Ga.
For Rent.
Three very desirable rooms
over Bank of Southwestern
Georgia; east front, newly
painted and papered and
ample light; water and sewer
connections. Apply to Bank
Southwestern Georgia or W.
H. C. Dudley.
For Sale.— The three de
sirable lots on south side of
Forsyth st', between Planters
Bank and Hotel avenue.
Four lots on west side Lee
st., opposite city hall,
Five lots on north side La
mar st., between Lee st., and
Hotel avenue. Parts of Wind
sor Park,
For Sale or Lease. — Two
lots corner of Hill street and
Elm avenue. Fine location
for storehouse, being near to
shops of Seaboard Air Line.
Apply to Bank of South
western Georgia.
Will be for this Week
Only, at
John M. Anglin’s Fancy Grocery.
Dried Apples 7 l-2c lb; Good Apples 25c pk
Sugar 17 lbs for «1.0:); New Syrupsoc gallon;
Sweet Potatoes 40c bushel; Reliable Ham
11 l-2c ib; Sugar Cured Hams 8 l-2c lb; Mixed
Nuts 171 2clt>; Cream Cheese 15c lb; Mixed
Sweet Crackers 10c; Sour Pickles, 20c gal;
Fruits and vegetables cheap.
John M. Anglin,
I X-
311 Lamar St., Americus, Ga.
Cold weather has come and the time has come
for each and every one to supply their wardrobe
with suitable wearing apparel to meet the season,
and D. Pearlman’s is headquarters for the
goods, having the largest linc'ever received in
Last winter we had to cut prices to suit your
I pockets. This winter you can suit yorself at your
ova prices.
We have only a small space, so will mention
a few gieat bargains lor your benefit.
2500 Y’apes and Jackets, 25c to $15.00.
200 Children’s Reefers 750 up.
1000 Ladies’ Skirts, 25c to $12.50.
250 Silk and Satin Waists, 75c to s6.o<). r:
Ladies’ Underskirtsand Underwear in abund-
in invite the trade—and it wt 1 save money in your pocke 8 I
—to come and examine our stock, and am sure that you cannot re
sist to buy your line of me. Will ever try to please you and give
you big bargains for your money. Yours anxious to please.
fl t o w o° Rß . O. PEARLMAN, UAM^rB « T I
Stands as a Monument
y/ To Corrupt Politics
Can build any description of Marble Monument desired and guarantee perfec
satisfaction. Designs and specifications furnished on demand.
We supply brick or stonejcoplng, urns, etc, Write us at Americus, Ga.
Monumental Marble Works Americus, Ga. 9
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fl fl y° u w * s h *° buy ?
Illi y° u w ’ s ** ?
UU you wish to insure ?
M. CALLAWAY, Americus, Georgia. »
Straight Five Year Loans, aul yearly payment loans negotiate 1 on
ed farms and choice city Real Estate, at f
I have a special low rate forVity loans.
If you are wanting a loan, and,fail to sJiTHW you will be the loser. 7
J. J. IIAN t c ' W j
Room No. a Barlow meroi,, X'jfß
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