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t " - as''- VWk..J 'If,'. 'VI I . v ' fur; (I 5? "5- ''Si 5k Si SvVS 5" ' 'i cs." The Great Merchant Prince of Bolivar Enters the Arena for the Fall Trade with a Brilliant and Beautiful" , Selection of Fashion's Fancies. 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 Door. Commencing Saturday7 October 5, and continuing 90 days, I will offer for sale for spot cash to the people of Hardeman and adjoining counties one of the most magnificent selections of goods ever brought -to West Tennessee at prices lower than ever before. -Jtfy Great Department Store, a handsome three-story .brick building, is crowded from cellar to garret with the best that money can buy. My new stock is beyond question superior, quality and prices considered, to that of any retail merchant in the state. Some predict that I have bought too heavily, but I know the wants of my customers it takes a house full of goods to supply them, not a handful. From the bottom shelf to the roof you will find the best in my house, an idea of which can be gained from my handsome show windows, the admiration of all. Old time business ideas cannot keep pace with up-to-date methods. Energy, enterprise and money win. I want to thank my friends for the liberal patronage accorded me during my business career in Bolivar, embracing many I have confidence Bolivar." The competent corps of salesmen will be found ready vears ; and I desire to sav to those who have bougtu oi me on create uunng me preni ycm, mai n nicy py wieir uucoumls prompuy i win carry tnem another year and supply all their needs. in the people, appreciate their patronage and will continue to give tnem ine uest vaiues iui ui jwm muney. ine news nas gone out mat -liaiTCtt'S IS Headquarters I0f JiargalllS ill i : a - trt- .nKooKnnb tn rrm oo in nnri'l:i.'fS. Ill Wsl.wOMS. CrOWtlllliT Olll" Tl'OllLSintl Tfifir fill tratlfPS ,ot. (hom-nnma fl.n,. nn 1, 1 I XT lr j peopie are coining to niu stuio uu iuui liuiocuaun, j" ... v""'o' - o; n - - --" u 1.11 w vwiiiv nicj aiu iiiijuo ucituiuc : ii sl 11 ana a to serve them. We are on duty from daylight until mninignt. lieiow we mention only a lew ot the thousands of articles we carry in stock. lfiVn T ollic; 15,000 yards Brown Domestic (enough to fence-in all Hardeman JJ U L JLicltlli5 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. have a special line of Ladies' Shoes, 300 pairs, which we will close out for good at from 5o cents to l.oo. " We ? 53 U a? - o 05 -3 G TS 1 a S3 C3 -a a. ess O tn s ao c w o a ad 03 fc. 03 t-H DO" C3 " esj O HOl IVTPTl ve tlie lar8est line-of Clothing ever carried in Bolivar bought -L'-B-" direct from factory at Baltimore, the-acknowledged clothing market of the world. 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 glen'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. Collars, Cuffs, and Fancy Neckwear in endless variety. Large stock of the celebrated "Swann 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 & Hand, and the Brown Shoe Co., and for copwifP atvlft nnd nricfi 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.; injact, all general family supplies. J. A B 9 The Sleepless Sentinel of Bolivar, Who Guards the People's Interests The Bolivar Bui letin. ' "r TSJ" B' ever sold. ANNOUNCEMENTS. CIIAXCErXOU. We hereby announce HON". A. O. HAWKINS as a candidate for re-election to the office of Chan cellor for the division comprising the counties of Kenton, Carroll, Chester, Crockett, Decatur, Har de. an, Hardin, Henderson Henry, Madison, Mc Nairy, Perry. Subject to the action of the Demo cratic party. KEGISTEK. I am a candidate for Register of Hardeman Com ty, subject to the action or tne uemocrauc party. Cox's, than MAURICE WILSOX. We are authorized to announce 15. W. SADLER as a candidate for R.-Rister of Hardeman county, subject to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce J. W. JACOBS as a candidate for Kegis'er of Hardeman County, subj ect to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce B. F. BREED EX as a candidate for Register of Hardemau Coun ty, subject to tne action of the Democratic party. SHERIFF. 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 Sberitt' of Hardeman County, subject to the action of the Democratic party. We are authorized to announce W.P.HUDSOX as a candidate for Sheriff of Hardeman county, subject to the action of the Denweratic party. LOCAL and PEESONAL. Birthday and Wedding Presents at W. J. Cox's. Mr. Robert Lewis returned Friday evening to New York. Mrs. T. C. Stuart is visiting ber daugbter, Mrs. Barlow, in Mem phis, Mr. Herbert Black left Satur day for Knoxville to enter the Baker llimell School. Albert Coatea is the champion, turnip raiser of Bolivar. He does not stop short of four pounds in weight and nineteen inches in cir cuniference. See the beautiful display of Lamps at W. J. Cox's Drug Store. Do not fail to take the trip to Paris next Monday evening and go through the Palace at Versailles and follow the ill-fated queen, Ma rie Antoinette, to her tragic end. "Washington Brand" Pock et Knives cheap, and guaran teed, at Cox's. All members of the "Progress Book Club" are requested to meet at Mrs. Mary Bills' at 3 o'clock Sat urday afternoon, eich one bringing the book in her possession for dis tribution. A beautiful lot of Birthday Presents, "Wedding Presents at Hudson's, up-stairs. Mr. John Warren, Jr., returned to Memphis Monday after a visit of several days to relatives here. At present he is connected with the mailing department of the Memphis Postomce. Medallions, Pictures, Toil et Cases, Wave Crest Ware, Albums, etc., etc., at Cox s. Mr. and Mrs. Austin Mitchell, of Whiteville, spent Thursday of last week in Bolivar. Mr. John Davis and Miss Hat tie Ussery were united in marriage Sunday at the residence of the bride, in the 2nd district, Esquire John David Woods officiating in his usual happy and graceful manner. ! Don't fail to see the Grand Mr. J. K. Doyle and son, bam- Display up-stairs at Cox's uel, of the 8th district, visited Bol- n,L, o. ' c-n r,. . t 3 j v , Drug- fotore. i. present for lvar Wednesday on business. x account of the inclement weather. The program was" interesting and beneficial to those present. Among the visitors from a distance was Pof. Ijams, Superintendent of Pub lic instruction of Chester county. Thanksgiving Was observed in Bolivar yesterday. Appropriate ser vices were held at the Episcopal and Baptist churches, the Bank and Postoffice were elosed, little busi ness was transacted, and nearly ev erybody enjoyed a good dinner. 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 Ilerbine. You will get relief and finally a care. Price, 50 cts. , W. J. Cox. Interesting communications from Grand Junction and Hickory Valley received tins week, but too late for publication. We again remind our correspondents that communications must be in the office not later than Wednesday morning to insure their insertion. most honorable and high-toned citi zens in our county and his friends will regret to learn of his embar rassment. II. T. Mclntyre, St. Paul, Minn., who has been troubled with a dis ordered stomachl says, "Chamber 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, Toono. The lecture of Bishop Gailor, on Ruskiti, at St. Katharine's Mou day afternoon was highly interest ing and appreciated by those who were fortunate enough to hear it. Monday evening the Bishop preach ed an eloquent and able sermon at St. James' Church, and at its con clusion administered the rite of con firmation to a class of three. The Bishop's visits to this Parish are looteu lorwaru to wiin pleasure, and he is always greeted by large congregations. Mr. F. S. Luther returned a few days ago from Bellbuckle. He brought back a sample of the oil Messrs. A. J. Coates and II. E Carter visited the Mississippi bot-; torus this week on legal business. Hon. George Wilkinson was on the Mayor's rostrum during the ab sence of Mayor Carter this week. Mr. Tate Young, after a long siege of fever, was able to return to his home in Corinth last Saturday. Mr. John Scott and Miss Mary Campbell were recently united in marriage near Saulsbury, Dr. Savage officiating. I all. Mr. E. A. II ill, after an absence of twenty-four years, spent several weeks recently in the Middleton neighborhood, where he was born and reared. He left Monday for his home in Democrat, Mills county, Texas. - A large electric plant, engine and motor combined, is being put iu at the Western Hospital this week. The weight is 9000 pounds and three yoke of oxen and four pair of mules were used in its transpor tation from the depot to the Hospital. Yon w 11 hf .nstnnisTtprl nf t..ii ' The Teachers' Institute held at 1 , , 0 the Public School building last Sat- SCason at Cox s. bee them. urcjay, was not largely attended on Thursday, November the twenty-eighth, having been set apart as a day of Thanks giving, on which we are to give thanks unto Him for His many kindnesses and comforts towards us, we also take this opportunity of thanking 'our friends for their patronage this 3Tear, and trust that our business relations have been of such a nature as to merit a continuance. Your friends, P. F. WILKINSON & SONS. In to-day's paper we- anounce Mr. B. F. Breeden as a candidate for Register of Hardeman County. Mr. Breeden is a son of the late Lott Breeden, is a citizen of the 13th district, engaged in farming. He is an honorable man, a good citizen and is highly esteemed. A number of years ago, he had a se vere attack of typhoid fever, from the effect8rjf which be has never recovered, the malady settling in his lower limbs, causing him to be come partially a cripple. He is a good democrat, submits his candi dacy to his party, is qualified to fill the place to which he aspires and will appreciate the support of the public 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's Buck eye Pile Ointment will quickly ef fect a cure. Price, in bottles, 50c; in tubes, 75c. W. J. Cox. Our immense stock of Toys, Holiday Goods, etc., is now open and ready for in spection up-stairs over my Drug Store. You are cor dially invited to call and see them. Respectfully, B.V.Hudson. CASTOR I A Tor Infants and Children. The Kind You Have Always Bought Bears the Signature of Mies Frank Cordle began her school in the 8th district at Carter's School-house Monday with good at tendance and euthusiasm She is boarding with Mr. and Mrs. Charley Carter. Miss Cordle ii a bright and capaole teacher and has a way of managing young peop'e that makes her a successful favorite wherever she goes. J. B. Irwin, doing a general mercantile business at Grand Junc tion, made an assignment Monday for the benefit of creditors. W. W. Irwin was named as assignee. The instrument states that the stock is to be disposed of by January 1, 1903, and the proceeds pro rated among creditors. Mr. Irwin is one of the recently discovered upon the Wbit taker farm, in which his wife has an interest. Experts pronounce the quality superior. It is dark brown in color and easily ignited. The flow at present is ten or twelve bar rels a day, at a depth of only one hundred feet below the surface. A company has been organized and wells will be sunk several hundred feet to develop the find. For barns, cats, braises, lacera tions, or injuries of any description, Ballard Snow Liniment is a sover eign remedy. It Dever fails to do good, and so promptly that its won derful curative properties frequently create surprise. Price, 25 and 50 cents. W. J. Cox. Mr. Basil Burwell will give a stereopticon lecture at the Public School building next Monday night under the auspices of the Cemetery- Association. An evening of pleas are' is in store for all who attend, and as the prices of admission are modest, 15 and 25 cents, and half of the proceeds will be devoted to a worthy cause, the care of Union Cemetery, we hope the audience will be large. Concerning the lec tarer Mabel S. Vickery, of the Chi cago Latin School, says: "It gives me pleasure to state that Mr. Basil Burwell's lectures, illustrated by stereopticon views, have been given in our school for two years, and have been of great interest to pupils and teachers. Their educative value seems to me very high indeed." Some of our readers will, per haps, be surprised to learn that un der the surface of Hardeman county lies a bed of clay pronounced by experts to be the superior of any yet discovered. The clay bed to which we refer is located about one mile and a half east of Grand Junc tion, on the Southern Railroad. Its color is pure white and the supply is said to be practically inexhausti ble, the strata being from twelve to fifteen feet thick, extending over many acres. The product can be used, among other purposes, for the manufactur of the finest and most delicate of Cbinaware.- A company, with Mr. W. W. Irwin, of Grand Junction, as president, has been or ganized for the purpose of market ing this valuable product. Several small shipments have already been made to the leading potteries of the country, who are anxious for addi tional consignments. The company expects to put iu improved machin ery and hopes soon to be able to fill all orders. Roll of Honor. FOR SALE. Building lots in Northwest Bolivar, between Railroad and Union Street. Prices, terms and size of lots to suit purchaser. W. C. Dorioit. The following have paid their subscriptions to the Bulletin since our last issue : Mrs. Pitser Miller, Sr.. .Bolivar A. M. Mitchell Whiteville T. L. Ferguson.. ..Hickory Valley W. T. Scott Hickory Valley J. B. Irwin Grand Junction J. P. Seabrook ...".Graud Junction Mrs. J. W. Webster, Hickory Valley J. K. Doyle Lisbon, "Tennessee David Moore (col.) Bolivar Obituary. Ruth, infant daughter of -William and Mary Sexton, died Friday night, aged five months and eleven days. The remains were buried Saturday evening, Nov. 16th, at Middlebarg. Farewell, little Ruth! Thou art gone to the Radiant Clime, away from the trials of this world. Thou hast been'plucked to be transplanted in the Garden of our God. A Co us ix. Mexican Mustang Liniment is a sure remedy for Caked and Inflamed TJdder in Cows. To Cure Sore Throat. Into a glass half full of water put . an even teaspoonf ul off Mexican flustang Liniment, mix thoroughly, and with this gar gle the throat frequently. In severe cases more liniment can be added. -In addition to this bathe the outside with the liniment several times a day, rubbing it well in, and the soreness will surely disappear. Important Notice. MniciS MnrrA.NO Lxsimknt la put tip In three sizes. Price 23c.. Me. and tl per bottle, and Is for sale by Druggists and General Storekeepers. It they are out of it, ask them to order it tor yon from their nearest Wholesale Druggist. II Can .not be Sext by Mail ob Express. Mexican Mustang Liniment readily cures Rheumatism and Leg Weakness m Poultry.