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The Great Merchant Prince .of Bolivar
Enters the Arena for the Fall Trade
with a Brilliant and Beautiful
Selection of Fashion's Fancies.
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The Markets of the World have been
Ransacked by the Man who ever Battles
for the People's Interests, and the
Cream is Laid at Your very Dop"
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Commencing: Saturday, October 5, and conl
to "West Tennessee at prices lower than ever befoi
bevond Question sunerior. duality and prices consn
of eoods to sunnlv them, not a handful. From the bottom shelf to the roof you wil
time business ideas cannot keep pace with up-to-date methods. Energy, enterprise
embracing? manv vears : and I desire to sav to those who have bought of me on credi
I have confidence in tho people, appreciate their patronage and will continue to give them the best values lor tlie le;ist money. 1 he news has gone out that '-'Barrett's is Headquarters for-Bargains in
TJolivar." The people are coming to the store on foot, on horseback, in buggies, in carnages, in wagons, crowning our iront ana rear entrances. .Let them come they, are thrice welcome ! Myself and a
competent corps of salesmen will be found ready to serve them. We are on duty from daylight until midnight. Below we mention only a few of the thousands of articles we cany in. stock.
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Linumg vu unya, win uuur iui amo ni sui tu iu me pwi'iu wi nuiuemuu aim aujuiiiing counties one. or. me most magnihcent selections ot goods ever b. ,e"
e. My Great Department btore, a handsome three-story brick building, is crowded from cellar to garret with the bestlhat money can bin'. My n'jw srns &
Jered, to that of any retail merchant in the state, some predict that I have bought too heavily, but I know the wants of mv customers it takes hou. Jl
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ii una me oesi in my nouse, an mea oi wnicn can be gained from my handsome show windows, the admiration 04 all. ti- id
and money win. 1 want to thank my friends for the liberal patronage accorded me during my business career hi Bolivar,
t during the present year, that if they pay their accounts promptly I will carrv them another vear and sunnlvall ttirfir ntA
T orlirtci 15,000 yards Brown Domestic (enough to fence in all Hardeman
iDOL UliiIt5o County) at 5 cents.
10,000 yards Calico, best grades, from 3 to 5 cents.
Just received from the factory, a case of handsome and beautiful Outings, we offer at the
remarkable low price of 10 cents per yard.
200 nice Silk and Tailor-made Skirts, the very latest things out.
Beautiful line French Flannel for Waists (all the go) a pattern in each piece.
Wraps and Furs of every description, including 100 Automobile Wraps the nobbiest
thing on the market from 5.00 to $15.00.
Broadcloths, Suitings, Flannelettes, Fascinators, Hosiery, Notions, Underwear, etc.
We have a special line of Ladies' Shoes, 300 pairs, which we will close out for good
at from 5o cents to l.oo.
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BOl IVi AB e ave lle arSest line of Clothing ever carried in Bolivar bought
v A direct from factory at Baltimore, the acknowledged clothing market
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200 Men's Tailor-made Suits $12.5o to 15.oo
100 Men's Suits 5.oo 100 Nice Overcoats from 3.oo to 15.oo
200 Men's Suits lo.oo Boy's Pants and Suits from 5o cents to l.oo
2 cases Men's Underwear from $l.oo to 2 oo, nicest selection in the city.
200 dozen Shirts from the Ferguson-McKinnie factory, at St. Louis, made especially for
our trade the latest thing on the market. , V
Collars, Cuffs, and Fancy !Neckwear in endless variety.
Large stock of the celebrated uSwann Brand" and "Stetson" Hats and Caps in the very
latest styles and Shapes.
A car load of Shoes for Men and Women, the largest
shipment ever made to a retail merchant. The most fash
ionable cuts in patent leather, vici and kid. These goods
are made by the celebrated firms of Smith & Stoughton,
Robert Johnson & Rand, and the Brown Shoe Co., and for
service, style and price cannot be beaten.
WANTED 10,000 Bales Cotton, 10 car loads Cotton Seed, 10,000 Cross Ties, Chickens,
Eggs, Butter and Country Produce generally, for all of which I will pay the
highest market price.
I am agent for one of the best mills in the county and will fill all orders for Heart
Pine Lumber, delivered anywhere in the city.
Smyrna Rugs from l.oo to $5.oo. Large line Matting.
Trunks, Valises, Harness, Saddles, Bridles. A complete
stock of Furniture.
We also keep on hand a large stock of Staple Groceries,
such as Meat, Flour, Coffee, Sugar, Molasses, etc.; in fact,
all general family supplies.
The Bolivar Bulletin.
The Sleepless Sentinel of Bolivar,
TT7-1 j! TTfc '19 -lessee the rk :
w no uruaras tne jfeonie s f chas ts
We hereby announce HON. A. G. HAWKIN S
as a candidate for re-election to the office oi Chan
cellor for the division comprising the counties of
JJenton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, D?catur, Har
deiran, Hardin, Henderson. Jlenry, Madison, Mc
Nairy, Perry. Subject to the action of the Demo
cratic party.
I am a candidate for Register of Hardeman
County, subject to the action of the Democratic
We are authorized to announce II. W. SADLER
as a candidate for Register of Hardeman county,
subject to the action of the Democratic party.
We are authorized to announce J. II. DOYLE
as a candidate for Sheriff of Hardeman County,
subject to the action of the Democratic party.
We are authorized to announce S. T. SMITH
as a candidate for Sheriff of Hardeman County,
subject to the action of the Democratic party.
We are authorized to announce W.P.HTJDSON
as a candidate for Sheriff of Hardeman county,
subject to the action of the Democratic party.
Lecture to
night (Thursday) at the Public
School Building, commencing at
o'clock. Be sure and attend.
Miss Irene Bond is visiting in
Mesdames Powe and Stanett
left yesterday for Knoxville.
Miss Frances Stuart spent Sat
urday and Sunday in JacksonglSfr
Misses Frank and Kate Smith
have returned from Nashville.
Mr. Preston Mitchell visited
Trenton recently on business.
Misses Ella and Tennie Pirtle
are visiting relatives near Toorie.
Mr. T. L. Amnions, of Fulton,
is visitincr relatives in the 13th dis
trict. Miss Julia M. Upshaw, of St.
Louis, is visiting Misses Frank and
Kate Smith.
Mrs. Mary Miller, of Shandy,
is spending the week; with Mrs.
Pitser Miller.
Miss Masrsiie Black's Hats are
the admiration of the ladies. Her
prices are the lowest.
-.-We regret to state that Dr. B.
V. Hudson has been quite sick for
several days this week.
iest line 01 spectacles ever
shown in Bolivar. Eyes tested free.
Ligiitfort, Optician.
After a severe illness of several
weeks, Mrs. Charles Carter died at
her home near Saulsbury Sunday,
Ask to see the White En;
ameled, Venetian and Delft
ware, at Durrett's.
The daily telegraphic reports
to the Weather Bureau were discon
tinued to day (Friday) for this se.v
Mr. T. D. Newbern left Wed
nesday to make his fall delivery of
fruit trees in Mississippi and Louis
iana. Just received a nice assort
ment of Queensware. and
Glassware at Durrett's;
M. Gabriel, who has been engaged
in the dry goods business here for
some time, left this week for Mis
sissippi. Mr. and Mrs. R. B. McCam
mons and little baby, of the Sauls-
bury neighborhood, visited Bolivar
last week.
Prof. D. E. Bishop, Superin
tendent of Public Instruction, will
hold an examination in Bolivar Sat-
urday, Nov. 16.
Mr. and Mrs. J. Kahn, Mr.
G. T. Ingram and daughter, Miss
Mary, attended the opera in Mem
phis Friday evening.
The wife of llense McNeal, a
negro of Bolivar, " gave birth a few
diys ago to a child with two teeth,
so the colored population say.
Mr. C. M. Wellons left Sunday
morning for Memphis, where he will
spend a few days before entering
unexpired term of W. J. Milstead,
resigned. Mr. Frank Dorris was
elected. We predict that Esquire
Dorria will prove a valuable mem
ber of the court.
Mr. C. II. Holland, of Sauls
bury, spent Sunday night with the
family of Dr. W. J. Cox, and left
Monday morning for Jackson to at
tend Federal court.
We are still selling Men's
and Boys' Clothing, Over
coats, Jeans Pants at cost.
R. B. Durrett,
Dr. G. M. Dorris, of the 13'.h
district, was in town Monday on
business. He reports a number of
cases of typhoid fever in his neigh
borhood, though of a mild type.
Mr. Max Furbinger and Miss
Maixie Harris, of Memphis, were
united in marriage at the Baptist
church iu Grand Junction Sunday
afternoon, Rev. J. W. Dickens of
We have a well assorted
stock of Shoes the kind
that wear and at prices that
are friendly to your pocket
book. R. E. Durrett,
Mcssres. Myers, Warren and
Smith, president, general manager,
and secretary, respectively, of the
Memphis Telephone Co., spent sev
eral hours in Bolivar Tuesday eve
ning on business.
Just received another line of
the latest styles in street and ready-to-wear
Hats none over $2.00
upon his fall delivery of fruit trees. jot8 cf them at 50 cents, 75 cents
Cut prices in matchless styles : and $1,00
will be an interesting feature in V u Mrs. J. D. Swinkbroad.
Millinery at Mis. J. D. Swine-J Mr.E. W. Shearin, of Coving-
broad's during the month of No-J ton as8e(j through Bolivar Tues
day. on his way to attend the bed
side of his aged father, Rev. G. W.
vember. It
Dr. S. Dickson will visit Grand
Junction Wednesday ami Thursday,
Nov. Gth and 7th. All are invited
to meet him who are in need of
dental work.
If you are suffering from drowsi
ness in the daytime, irritability of
temper, sleepless nights, general de
bility, headache, and general want
of tone to the system, use Herbine.
You will get relief and finally a cure.
Price, 50 cts. W. J. Cox.
A special election was held in
the 13th district Saturday to elect a
Shearin, of the Middleton neighbor
hood, who, we regret to learn, is
quite ill.
If you have sore throat, soreness
across the back or sides, or your
lungs feel sore or tender, or you are
threatened with diphtheria or pneu
monia, apply Ballard's Snow Lini
ment externally and use Ballard's
Horehound Syrup. W. J. Cox.
We have been reliably informed
that arrangements have been made
by which the patrons of the Progress
Justice of the Peace to fill out the Telephone Company at Whiteville
and Bolivar will soon have direct '
communication with Memphis, con
necting with the MemphisTelephone
Company, which lias a bona fide list
of 3100 subscribers, including every
business house in the city. This
will be a convenience which will be
greatly appreciated.
II. T. Mclntyre, St. Paul, Minn.,
who has been troubled with a dis
ordered stomach, says, 4tChamber
lain's Stomach and Liver Tablets do
me more good than anything I have
ever taken." For sale by W. J. Cox,
Bolivar; J. W. Nuckolls, Toone.
If you want high-grade, latest
style Photographs, and at moderate
prices, go to Lightfort's Gallery.
Associated with him at present is
Mr. C. D. Hilliard, who was a mem
ber of the firm of Bingham & Hil
liard, of Memphis, well known as
the leading photographers of the
South. The public is cordially in
vited to call and see samples. X.
Thousands of men and women suf
fer from piles, especially women
with female weakness have this suf
fering to contend with, in addition
to their other pains. Tabler'a Buck J
eye Pile Ointment will quickly ef
feet a cure. Price, in bottles, 50c;
in tubes, 75c. "W. J. Cox.-
One of the most enterprising
citizens in Bolivar is Col. Jerome
Hill, who has recently moved with
his family into our midst, to whom
a cordial welcome is extended. His
handsome residence, formerly the
McNeal place, has been greatly im
proved and the grounds beautified.
Col. Hill is decidedly in favor of
Bolivar putting in a system of water
works and electric lights. He can
be counted on to do his part and
more toward the enterprise.
For burns, cuts, bruises, lacera
tions, or injuries of any description,
Ballard Snow Liniment is a sover
eign remedy. It never fails to do
good, and so promptly that its won
derful curative properties frequently
create surprise. Price, 25 and 50
cent 8. W. J. Cox. '
The following telegram from
Jackson appeared in the Commer
cal Appeal of last Friday: "Monroe
Kellar, a weU known young man,
died at the hospital of appendicitis
at an early hour this morning. Mr.
Kellar was a member of the Second
Tennessee regiment in the Cuban
war and was a general favorite with
those who knew him best. He was
reared at Toone, Tenn., a few miles
south of Jackson. The deceased is
a relative of Col. Kellar AnderRon."
Mr. J. M. Avenl, of Hickory
Valley, was in Bolivar Saturday.
The object of his visit was to secure
hunting privileges aud leases for the
pr Section of game. Through the
efforts and energy of Mr. Avent
Hickory Valley has been brought
iuto prominence and is recognized
among sporting roeu throughout the
country as the finest hunting section
iu the South. Several wealthy East
erners have bought property in that
neighborhood, erected handsome
residences thereon, and annually
spend the winter months in pursuit
of the sport that they enjoy: These
gentlemen are a benefit to the coun
ty, as well as the community. Mr.
Avent informs the Bulletin that
he can locate others in close prox
imity to Bolivar if the necessary
privileges can be secured. What
he desires is a continuous stretch,
beginning at the Southern Railroad
on the south, extending to Hatchie
River, on the north. With the ex
ception of one or two farms, we un
derstand, he has the desired terri
tory. Mr. Avent desires, and, we
take pleasure iu saying, deserves,
the hearty co-operation of our peo
ple in his efforts.
Building lots in Northwest
Bolivar, between Railroad
and Union Street. .Prices,
terms and size of lots to suit
W. C. Dorion.
i Tennessee gov
tingjauestion of
Large, new stock just
received x
Styles the Latest and
Prices the Lowest.
Orders taken for
Ladies' . Tailor-Made
Suits and Wraps,
Beautiful line of
samples. $t f
Weed Block. ' V;
West of Postofiice.
Mexican Mustang Liniment ,
quickly relieves and cures Piles, also prevents chafing. :
Auction Sale !
On Saturday, Nov. 9, 1901, at
the courthouse door in the town of
Bolivar, Tenn., I will sell at puhlic
outcry to the highest bidder my
farm, situated in the 14th civil dis
trict of Hardeman county, Tenn.,
containing 52 J acres 30 acres in
cultivation, balance timbered. On
the place is a frame residence, in
good, repair, with three rooms and
three side rooms, a hall and three
porches; a new tenant house, barn,
good oachard, wells, etc.
Will also sell my cotton gin and
grist mill, with engine, boiler,
tix'.ures and attachments all com
plete, in good order and now in
Terms op Sale One-thiid cash,
balance on a credit of one and two
years. .Notes with good security
will be required and a lien retained
on the property to secure the defer
red payments.
C. M. Maronkt,
25oct3w Toone, Tenn.
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Mustang'. Liniment.
Mexican Mustang Liniment
cures Frost-bites, Chilblains, Chapped Hands and Face.
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