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H A a ..ii Vol. XIX. No. 18. CAMDEN, TENN.. Fill DAY. OCTOBER Wlltil. V . . o. .If A ! ! y 1 n THC FIRST TENNCSSLE. The Fiiiii Tennessee Rrgimont in homeward bound at last. Tho Indiana nailed from Manila Mon day with V. oHiecis and 010 un it of the ToiiiicHHOH Volunteers. There with no nick loft behind, which fdiown flio In ri'n tirfirwiH Inn r if 1 1 1 1 ' 'v I enneK-ieeans (hut, re-eulisted, find there, loo, Tennessee ranks an the Vol unteer Slate, for n larger p r centago of the enlisted men in the regimenthavo voluntarily re-enlisted in the army than any other or ganization which naw fiervico in the Philippines. The transport Indiana is rated at the war department as moderately fast, andas the voyagerom Manila to San Francisco usually occupies about a month and four days, it is probable that the Indiana will bo about a month in making the trip, reaching San Francisco about the 9th of November. HXKCTKIC MO I ITS. After a delay of several weeks AY. E. McEao has received the dy- 111 1 J 1 I namo ana otner machinery tor ins electric plant, and it thought Umt i i i j i j I . . ..... , . . , . i possioiy oy to-mgnt or to-morrow night tho current will bo turned on and tho people of Camden will en- joy their first electric lights. It is tho intention to light the puDiic square nrst. i no poles are up, and lineman are at work get- ting everything ready, to turn on uA i:i.4: lll-limUJf., i SMAIXVOX IN CAKKOIX COUNTY. There are 14 cases of smallpox at Lavinia, Carroll County, and the outlook for stamping. out the epi- tlemic is not very encouraging. No quarantine has been estab- lished, and the inhabitants of the " little hamlet are freo to go and come at will. All the cases are ne- groes, who contracted the disease at a meeting at Fruitland,' Gibson County. MARRIAGE LICENSES. Marriare licenses -have been is- sued by County Clerk G. B. Greer to P. W. Hudsou, jr., and Nonie Lewis, T. N. Lewis and M. L. Hud- Bon, Charley Balsgent and R A. Garner, -A'O. McCurdy and Virgio Kirk, J. G. Barnes and M. E. Ellis, A. E. Crossnoe and Lizzie Garner, E. L. Hudson and Belus Fry, Sam ' Wesson and Lucy Moore. SCHOOL BOOKS. We have a full supply of all the school books adopted excepting Ad- vanced Physiology. Come at once and avoid the rush. PniLLirs Grocery Co., . Camden, leun. . ' UAPTIST ASSOCIATION. The Southwestern District Bap- tist Association met at Tleasant Hill in the tourteenth district a ri- day, October C, 1899. The opening sermon was preach- ed Friday morning at 10 o'clock by Rev. Newsom Joyner, ot buena Vista. Rev. W. S. Raney, of Hunting don, was. elected moderator, and Rev. C. H. Rogers clerk. Reports of' the various churches were re ceived and referred to the proper Ulnr, , ,w . i a f -1 ii An eifort was made to divide the association, but a motion to that eilect was voted down. The day of meeting of the asso- , i i e ciatiou was cuangeu irom 11uuj to Wednesday, and tho next meet ing will be held at Salem in Deca- tur County on Wednesday before the second Sunday in October, 180?. The business of tlio association was concluded Saturday. Key. W. S. Riiney preached the missionary Hornion Sunday morn ing. At the tame time Rev. 15. F. Stamps preached in u grove near the church. Roth sermons were impressive, and there was u lan.ee ,. i attendance, Aiming the distinguished minis ters who attended the association were Dr. E. K. Folk ana Dr. A. J. Holt, of Nashville; Rev. Mr. New hind, of Martin, and Rev. R. F. Stamps, of Alabama. Ul'DSON-FItY. The marria-'e of Miss Reins Frv ftml Mr R L Undsoilf which (ook pl(lC0 Wpanmlay afternoon at the homo of the, bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alma Fry, at Coxburgh, was the, center of interest for tho many friends of this young couple, The service was conducted by Rev, J,' W. Joyucr, of Ilolladay, very impressively. Only relatives and a few friends were present. Tho attendants were E. F. Hudson and Miss Lizzio Bi R K McDan 7 iel ftml Miss Gillio stiirall. Vachel Rusllin,r am Misa Lizz;e McCul " ' lou l Aonzo McDaniel and Sirs Dora McMackin. Immediately af- ter tll0 ceremony the entire bridal Dartv lc t for tll5s T)lac0 ,vliere thev wer0 iven a reccption and supper at t10 Lome 0f tho Kroom's parents, Dr. And Mrs. F. G. Hudson. They were met beyoml iho railroad sta . . ..... tinii . jtkI ianm'tot I in tnmn hv n linm ber of the friends of the happy couple headed by tho 1 ass band. The bridegroom is thl d-known au( popular young business man of the firm of Hudson & Corbitt, and his charming bride is a hidily ac- complished young lady, very popu- iar and will bo a valuable addition to Camden societv. We ioin in au I v4tViiUlllH KsKJLl LLL CI L, L4. 1 L1UUP CV11V4. WUi best wishes, I will not be at Morris Chapel on the fourth Sunday, but will be there on the fifth Sunday at 10.00 o'clock. N. R. Waters. The present generation is only i 1 j Til now coming to understand tne meaning of the word "work." It applies to all classes, rich and poor alike, and Mrs. Charlotte-Perkins Stetson has undertaken to make this clear in her article, "What Work Is," wdiich appears in the October Cosmopolitan. J. B. Meyers, Doctor of Optics, cf Nashville, Tenn., is at the Mel t0u House whore he will remain for L few jav8i au,i auv oue wi10 ims ftl,v nilmpnffl oF tlie ve will do well in nH i, ;s ni PYnprt with "w maily years of experience of reliev ing persons of imperfect sight. He will aive vou a satisfactory exami- nation aud fit you with tho pl.0per ienBes. i)r. Meyers is regarded as one of tbe best opticians in the South- number of our citizens kave known and patronized him or yenrg) anj wo tace pleasure in recommending him to the people nf Camden. Best Brand Flour "White Rose at R. G. Hudson's; only GO cents a sack. Try it. A complete assortment of Ready JJiixeu x amis, iiibi leeuiveu uy luw T ' J ixed Paints Fry Drug Co Bacon, Lard, Flour, Sugar, Soda, Coff etc -usfc receivea at R. G. ' ' Hudson & Choice line of Cigars, Tobacco, etc., kept always on hand,, at R. G. Hudson's. LOCAL AND PERSONAL NEWS. Mrs. Dora McAuley visited fit Na.divilh thin week. (.'alios Findley ban gone to Mc Ken.ie to visit relatives. Finis Rushing, of Wyly, was in town v few days this week. E. E. Thompson and wifo were lown from Cooley's Monday. V. J. Higgs has returned from a rip to tlu metropolis of Ohio. Claud Hudson has returned from spending a few days at Alamo. Dr F. G. Hudson is building an h attractive fenco at his residence, Clerk and Master D. G. Hudson has been in Memphis this week. Camden will celebrate the advent of electric lights to-morrow night. Marshal E. G. Flowers and Tom Bomar were iu Nashville Monday, Vachel Rushing, of Big Sandy, is spending a few days in our midst. Pleas Potts, who has been iu bad health for several weeks, is some Ijotter. Mrs. Mary Brewer has moved to . ,i -. nr. ii M rooms at trie residence or v ill Corbitt. Miss Lura Bridges, of Devider, is tho guest of tho family of R. L. Bridges Mrs. B. F. Brown and children left yesterday, to visit relatives at Cadiz, Ky. Mrs. J. II. Combs, who has been uangerousiy in, is some oetter, we i .i.'ii" iii i are giau to learn. i . i i 1 Justice J. F. Stockdalo and son, Thomas, were guests of Hon. J. A, Clement last F riday. Inspector Henry Fryer passed I dowrn the road Tuesday, returning from East Tennessee. C. O. Hubbs and mother have move to the house recently occu- pied by J. J. Bateman. Mesdames T. C. Rve and R Til. McAuley visited at Nashville tho of Mrs. Alva Johnson, died Thurs latter part of last week. dny mSht of las week, after an ill- m ,r i c i -i i j-Ui.ii xix. kjiccic, ui xiiiiuiif, xiia., ' ' ' ia..A i.:. i ir I . ' , , ' lltlll iii i. tJ. IF. XX. KJ JV LiUi A letter from Claud is held for signature, the writer having failed to afiix name to the same. Mr. and Mrs. R. G. Hudson have gone to housekeeping in the rooms adjoining the Stigall House. Eugeno Travis returned to Hen derson yesterday, after spending the week here with homefolks. Miss Lizzie Martin, of Waverly, passed through Camden Tuesday on her way to Texas, we learn. Mrs. W. E. McCullough is still very sick, but there has been some change for the better since Tues- day. New sons books, the same used by tho Methodist Church, have which was on a pen of logs, was dis been ordered by the Presbyterian Placed aud the by 3 thrown to ninnvli " v Tom Bomar has bought the I. N. Wm i ii , a. side of the public square; consid- t,rCA -ni-ni -n 1 luiba xuu xtuciuiiig, uj. x uauu, una come to Camden and will engage with Mrs. Leona McDaniel, fashi- onablo modiste. Mrs. Rosa Hasting and her son, Charley, of Manleyville, were the quests of the family of William A. Steele Saturday and Sunday. -j A. II. Farmer, of Texas, renewrs his subscription to The Chronicle, "which generally gets here every Monday morning with the old home news." R. Pafford, another Texas subscriber renews, and says that he "can't get along without the old home paper.", W. S. Corbitt and A. K. Rronl.s, delegate, and James Tmvnrend and son atJcndcd the 1 5 ; t j 1 1 1, a .,o- ciation at Pleasant. Hill la -t wrik. (leor.-.e T(;liver ha.-; );ud from Way to this place ami occupies the dwelling vecated by J. R. Rrov. n- ing, who Lu.-i moed to tin- t i;t!i district. A ti'.'ini from Saund' r.-i tV Ilubb's blame ran away last r i nlay, une of the horses was severely injured ill 1,111 s and tin' wagon was consul'' rably uamaLreii. Rev. J. W. Turner, pastor, de- - . ,,.i t W1 nf !,.,. byterian Church Sund.ay forenoon, and Rev. I. R. Hubbs delivered a o(,od sermon Sunday evening. V. A. Yarbrough and mother, Mrs. May Yarbrough, were called to Huntsville, Ala., Monday. The former returned Wednesday. Mrs. Yarbrough will visit her son, John b larbrough. G. W. Toliver and II. C. Pafford have opened a meat market on the north side of tho square, and rc spectfully solicit tho patronage of in ppnprn tv.ihhc Fresh meats n kept constantly on hand, and all or ders filled promptly Wo understand that as soon as the electric plant is in operation its motive power will bo utilized by John W. Bateman in running his stave factory machinery, which will be moved to irrounds adiacent to ih(, nowei. ,ouse of tho , i Tf imvpnu nr(inAv Annn CA don't fail to take a peep in at Jack Fuller's barber shop and note the changes that have been made. It has been renovated and two large plate-glass mirrors and attractive paintings adorn the w7alls, and we venture the assertion that it is one o the most up-to-date shops in the State Conner, the little 5-year-old son ness or several days. Funeral ser -i iii Tfi x m vinpu FPrn pmv nplni hv or I I? " -"" "J Hubbs, and the interment we I il . -r 1 1 1 " 11 mo russen uurrying-grouuu east of town We extend conclolence to the iK1Teaved mother and relatives. Those who attended the annual conference of the Methodist Epis copal Church at Tullahoma last week have returned, and w-e learn that Rev. George Florence, of Dy- ersbnrg, has been appointed on the Camden circuit, succeeding Rev. L. C. Deshazo, who will go to Hollow Rock. T. W. Drake, of Lexington, is the new presiding elder. The little son of J. II. Spencer, of the Middlebrook community, was painfully injured in an accident last Monday while feeding -a sorghum wilL Iu some manner the mill, I . t . i m . t tho ground beneath it and considv erably bruised beskleslmving a yery narrow escape. The mill, which a heavy oue, slid off the legs and fell to the ground, missing the uo" 8 neau oniy a lew incnes Stave bolt makers and good teams can get steady work at good wages by applying to W. P. Parker, Sun- "se, Tenn., or W. F. Stone, Kim mins. Tenn., at once. They have roar 8tave raills running and can i -i . t . -I give work to those wanting a good job. Pay each Saturday. Chess fe Wymoxd Co. The Chronicle will be mailed to any address for oO cents a year, payable in advance. Subscribers will please promptly notify us of any irregularity in the delivery of their pnp?r. n:on urniTY, ,,Ui.ir r ii "ii- "in. , V,'. A. Tolls- lnt Wll', i.l J ; r.'.t- e.iri', lire ieic un u Vi'.l!. Will Child i f Rerirand, "o., 1 i VI it II! in tlii -i eo!i;muiiit. C. V. Hi'lider Smith, the mirserym;in, of HMl Cn'Jllty, hto'j.el h( 1' Sum J spelling bee by thendiool last Friday evening was enjoyed by tho children. Mrs. Alvin Rune, of HoliowRoek, who is at the home of her iath"r,Dr. J. R. Florence, is indispor.cd. Rev. N. R. Wa.ters will preach on a special subject here next Sun day. This will bo his lust round for the conference year. Charles Webb, of Ilustburg, was here last week, and sold his farm to Lee Hargis. We regret that it is his intention to permanently lo cato elsewhere. While it is rat lieu late in the sea son for snakes, some of our boys seem to be easily frightened and they continue to take their medi cine before they are 'bitten. Liberty, October 10. FROM FAXON. Ki';;u!;tr eoiTespoiKleiiw,! Homer Parker lias gone to Plat woods to-day. Dr. T. H. Taylor, of Big Sandy, was here Monday. W. F. Bullard visited friends at Snri ii i rv i t J-iii ii ,1 n -r r''it.l.lllV, Klliilill j The infant child of B. T. Brewer is reported very sick. John P. Melton, of Clydoton, is here to-day on business. II. A. Caraway, of Big Sandy, is here to-day on business. Miss Sara Nash, of Springville, is visiting relatives in this locality. J. H. Redick and wife attended tho reunion at Camden last week. -Mrs. Zora Berry, of Big Sandy, spent Sunday hero with relatives. Miss Claudie Stagner is the ac .knowledged champion young lady horseback rider on Crooked Creek. A fishing party went from here to Tennessee River Saturday and landed a 30 -pound cat and a nice string of smaller fish. J. F. McDaniel, who got an iron rod stuck in his leg while at work on the Danville bridge a few days ago, has gone to Erin to have his wound treated. Faxon, October 11. FKOM MOUNT MOKIAn. Regular correspondence We are glad to see R. M. Brown able to be out again. Rev. Mr. Goodman will preach at Chalk Level Sunday. V. C. Nunnery visited relatives at Hollow Rock Saturday. Rev. J. M. Smith will preach at Mount Moriah next Sunday. The Chalk Level Dramatic Club will be organized Thursday night John and D. Smith and John B. Anderson will go to Nashville next llonday. J. B. Anderson's school here will close to-morrow, and an interesting time is anticipated. Mesdames William Wheeling and W. R. Marchbanks attended Bap tist association at Pleasant Hill. W. A. Higdon has the contract to repair the school house, at 885. This has necessitated the early closing of the school. Peanuts are out of tho ground, and many farmers are engaged in picking. Peanuts are said to be worth 50 cents on the river. j Mount Moriaii, October 11. Fresh Cabbage, Apples, Grapes, Bananas, Cheese, Onions, Bolcgna Sausage, at R. G. Hudson's. Call and see him.