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lAJDj Dll t;- ( 1 A... J C Vol. XX. No. 10. CAMDEN. Ti:NN.. FRIDAY. FKWtUAUY 2:?. 1000. w lioi.i No. r,(n; ! 1 ! v k j i i i t I VaVvsI huh v a -i fit i i i p k I The Kind You ll:iv Always ISought lias borne tli signa ture of Clias. II. Fletcher, ami lias born made under lii.H personal Mipervisum for oer :J( cars. Allow no ono to deceive you in this. Counterfeits Imitation and .lust-as-good" arc but Experiments, ami endanger Uio health of Children Jlvnerienco against IxXperimcnt. What is CASTOR1A Casloria Is a harmless substitute for Castor Oil, Pare goric, Drops and Soothing- Syrups. It is Pleasant. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor other .Niir-otic substance Its age Is its guarantee It destroys AV.rm and allays Feverislijiess. It cures Diarrlura uil AVI nil Colic. It relieves Teethin? Troubles, cures Constipation and Flatulency. It assimilates the Food, regulates the stomach and iovveIs, jiving- healthy and natural bleep. The Children's Panacea-Tlie Mother's Friend. The Kind You Have Always Bought Bears the Signaturo of In Use For Over 30 Years. THC CfTUH COMPANY, TT MUffRftV BTRFFT, NfW YORK CITV. FROM POSTOAK. Regular correspondence.! Mrs. Lou Watson is indisposed this week. . Don, little son of W. A. Wise man, has been quite sick this week. We hare had some cold weather, the thermometer registering. 1 de gree above zero. Owing to the cold the crowd at Postoak Sunday was small, though we had a good sermon by Rev. Mr. Harrison. J. M. Wiseman spent part of last week with his daughter at Sulphur Springs, returning home Thursday. He is quite feeble in health. Tom Deatou is moving to the J. Frank Johnson place recently pur chased by him. We are glad to have him in the community again. We wish Tiie Chronicle much success. Postoak, February 20. FROM GHEENBRIEK. LOCAL AND PERSONAL NEWS, but the principles with which hh. in endowed can rever die. ami al- Tlie Fanners' Institute to-mor- ready new lifo ha been iiifu.-ed in row. to her veins and h in in a-'iun hil l I- Locala tire remarkably scarcw this iiiLC with linn and certain tread to- WCl'K. The little child of .Too llubba is very sick. S. L. Peeler went to llnnlimrdon Wednesday on business. Vance J. Higgs, of Huntingdon, was here one day this week. M. A. Fry, of lhvcheen, was in ward tho Hiinimit of her former greatness soon to tako her place aain in tho bright gal'ixy of Pyth ian orders. More than a dozen applications are now in tlie hands ot ililierent membeiH to bo returned to the lodge at tho next meeting or soon thereafter. A series of enterlain- STATKMENT OK ASS1UNEK. the city this week looking after his monts wiU silorliy M nrruiw.u for i iiiy v " i u u i n rju ni uoa r m 1 1 1 j 1 1 o i Mrs. H. M. Townsend presented hnonths, to which the public will bo her husband with a Hue daughter invited. A full attendance is de- last Monday morning. sired on next Monday night Guy Hall went to Nashville tho first of the week to hear tho world's greatest living pianist, Paderowski. 1. O. Hudson, assigneo of the Snrintr fights opened at Holladav J"" and Iiust Company this week, and a few soro heads are nftnutHl U3 1110 snowing siatement being tenderly nursed by the par- yterday showing the status of the ticioants concern at present which includes I illicit iii m, M , , , goon, uouumu aiui worthless paper 1 he mails have been more or less r3 . . 11 delaved this week, and work of all i 1. i ' i ii i i... ASSETS kiuus lias ueen ueinveu uy uu uia- T . t t l agreeable weather. pa . i.i. li.4 Dan, the little son of T. W. Far mer, has been very sick, but is re ported some better. The steamer Joe Lee now makes regular trips from Paducah to Wa terloo and way points. Meltons Town, February 20. $50,170.0(3 3,001.33 It snowed again yesterday morn- Cash in safe 009.79 ing, and the blooming clerk of the Heal estato and fixtures, -1,875.00 weather is dealing out a beastly ar- Overdrafts 11,515.21 tide, don'tcherknow. m lnl nc. "WHTia LIABILITIES. will be a largo crowd in town to- Rediscounted notes.... 8S,433.30 morrow to attend tho organization Due depositors 30,507.33 FKOM CUAI.K HILL. of a farmers' institute. The infant child of P. J. O'Reilly died yesterday about noon. It had been sick for over a week with pneu monia, but seemed to be a great We Due time depositors. . . 4,353.15 Total liabilities... 49,351. OS Assets above liabilities, 21,189.91 70,513.99 FROM FLATYOODS. I!'-; i.l. il' fin 1 1' -1 ( . 1 1 1 1 1 1 '. 1 "W" ill llatner has been on the of tick i t home time. (ui t n Victoria, infant child of (i. H. Cuir, ha.s In t :i very sick. The funeral services and burial of Aunt Susan Mellon, who died Sat unlay afternoon, took pl.:cc ii'-vi yesterday at 1 p. m. The funeral was preached by Dr. T. il. J.uter. The deceased was 71 years of age. She joined the Methodist, Church at the age of 10; she l,d a devoted christian life, and for a number of years she was one of the most suc cessful teachers in Sunday school at this place. Three children and a host of relatives and friends nro left in sorrow. The Wheat ley ville correspondent is earnestly advised to take a trip iu and around Flalwoods, and without an accident he will sen a small boy about tho size of a man, barefooted with his father's shoes on, and ho may know that it is the correspond ent at this place. In regard to our schooling wo very much regret that our school closed the ot her day and that we succeeded in getting through geography without locat ing Parker's Branch. We hope a future edition may designate the place, but we presume tho Wheat leyville correspondent is author of a geography which gives all the large cities, including Wheatley- ville and Parker's Branch; such a book should be adopted by every State in the Union. Flat woods, February 20. Lodi Steon has moved out north deal bctter Wednesday night of Camden extend heartfelt sympathy to the Cooley Chester has moved into bereaved parents. this community. MARKIAOE LICENSES. Marriage licenses have been is sued by County Clerk G. B. Greer Following the sleet and snow to Oscar Merrick and Ida Hudson. The timber industry is giving storm last Thursday night and Fri- N. W. Wright and Tennie Prince, employment to a large number of day the temperature on Saturday U. F. Utley and Lida Lashlee, L. hands. morning broke the record for the B. Barker and Ida Moore The snow is diappearing rapidly, winter, the mercury stood at 2 de and farmers are Letting ready to go grees above zero at G a. m. At 1 r, m 1'f cfr,r,l nf Pi o1rwo nn,1 K!Rular COlTPSpomlence. B. A..Totty is making arrange- not begin to break until Sunday. ments to put the public roads in Do you want to know tho truth good shape. and be made a strong believer in D. B. Anderson and his wife, of the christian religion? If you do, Huntingdon, have been here on a go to the Methodist Church while visit to relatives and friends. Itev. N. II. Waters is delivering a FKOM FAXON. W. Pk. Cooley, of Erin, is here on business. John L. Nobles, of Point Mason, spent Sunday here. John Butler, of Mansfield, is is- iting relatives here. Regular correspondence.! Will Barnes spent Sunday and Monday with homefrlks. 0; Hudson went to Paris on business one day last week. The majority of tho people here had to get wood during the snow. Deputy Marshal Zach Walker, of Garfield, passed through this sec tion last week. G. W. Cantrell cut his hand with an ax last week. It was a bad cut, but is improving. A fine daughter arrived Thurs day of. last week to add new cheer la the home of I. E. Wygul. Miss Delia Prince left yesterday for Tennessee Ridge to take charge o a class in instrumental music. Greenbrier, February 20. FKOM MELTONS TOWN. mi.:i. t.x ci ii. i a. i. n . i vv u nuu jjenovm owrruu uuu lwu series oi sermons on iuo suujccits f i iinnip nf pnrinnnli young ladies were out sleighing last announced in these columns last Sunday his mule ran away. The week. On last Sunday evening he young ladies were badly frightened made the high places low and the FKOM SMITH'S COLLEOE. but no one was hurt. Chalk Hill, February 20. FKOM FAKKER'S BKANCH. hard places easy for those who want to love God. It will repay you to hear every, one of these sermons Lets all make an extra effort to at Postmaster John S.Davidson has gone to Big Sandy to-day. Ilase Brooks, of Big Sandy, was here on "business," we think, Sunday. Walter Robins, who has been very Special correspondence. Edgar Stephens visited at Clyde- ton last week. Mrs. Lark Pierpoint has been ill, but is some better. . , '., n , . . , sick with typhoid fever, is improv tend ana hear all that is to be said . , 1 ' 1 on this wonderful theme of love. KNIGHTS OF PYTI1IAS. Epeclal correspondence. James Parker was at Eva Friday on business. The Widow Hartley had a wood chopping Friday. ' Miss Maggie Blanks is reported on tho list of sick this week. Oscar Farmer has returned from an extended visit at lied Rock. Robert and Claud Farmer and Wood Cooley were at Claud Satur day. D. M. Farmer disposed of a fine bunch of cattle last week at a good price. ' T. W. Farmer is a tie inspector now, and he is out with the boys making money, - The clink of tho p-olden Htinr nn XT' .1. Jl. . lfiil. 1.. .1 i. P T t- v ick, me mue aaugnier or uige th floor f th .Rtle hal of yft m.:t... : xi i. xuii-ei, ib veiy biuk iuih ween. ninm T,nl r on Ki,rl,taf lvev. Mr. Watts will preach next Pvti. w ran bo heard on woh Mnn C x TT n l. J 1 x'Himersnave ueeu greuuy nin- w fi1ft hllBV n,;; rnn(lnflf AA xi...: U xl x ' J uo 111 T11 WU111 LUU the reluctant page and the halting cold weather. . xi i. xi, x.m- i.x tssiuiie tuiuugu iuw ivviiignu vl On account ; of snow and the dif- , nhf t,. ficulty of getting out, there was not devioug Qnd th&that cter, and he is not badly hurt, .1 i. L J L ' . I 1 .1 J A I i v rt it n thnt itt h a-ia I i t rr Ii n n t u, guuu iiiinuui ui ounuay scnooi ai Harmons Creek last Sunday. Parker's Branch, February 20, ing slowly. What the boys have been doing for the coons during the present cold snap is a plenty. Miss Sophia Parker, wrho has been confined to her bed just seven wreeks with typhoid fever, is some better, we are glad to learn. While out hunting last Saturday Jim Wheatley fell and his gun was discharged, the shot taking effect iu his ankle. However, it didn't strike Regular correspondence. Elly Byrn has gone to Claud for the summer. Four inches of snow fell here on the 10th instant. G. C. Bane moved into his new dwelling last week. There is no improvement in the health of A. J. Greer, we regret to learn. Our school is averaging 40 stu dents. A change of teachers is not wanted for the next year. We think we know where the dis trict line is at present, but if the wishes of one or two interested par ties are satisfied we don't know how it will run or what shape it will be in by the August election. How ever, we have a higher regard for our county court than to think for a moment that it would delegate its power to gratify the whim of any one, regardless of his political as pirations. Smith's College, February 20. All agents of The Chronicle are of our club rate subscriptions. Jim says that when he goes hunt ing again he will leave the gun at home. The remains of Mrs. Jesse Atch ison, of Stewart, wdia died yester- emerges into the electric-lighted highway of Pythian Knighthood The r-ank of esquire was conferred upon Rev. N. R. Waters on last equired to remit the full amount . . J . ' , . . . day, were shipped here by express tiuusij ncuuiui; "jiio jatu mat icuua to hope gratified, and on next Mon- It ijt mi i -i i, aay mgiH ne win oe crowneu a J.. OKI lJ 11V T Ull .lilWUii til J J 111" 1 11 jl 1 1 i "I ! -r TT 1 ploves of the woolen nulls at Jack- 'ytnian knignt, wmie James v ict 60n rey and perhaps others will receive the rank of page There is no necessity for wanting There was a timo when Bayham anything. Advertise for it in The louS6' iN - ou enjoy ea tne uisunct- Chronicle. tlon ot b6mS the best lodge accord ing to population in this jurisdic- WANTicn-noiicst iiian or womsn to travel for tion, but for awhile she seemed to nirfje nniise; .sauiry ,yr.& iiionuuv ana expenses, . , . , ., , , , with increiise: position permanent; Inclose self- have fallen asleep, and the doubt ""'i''.1 ,'.,..,." i vim M . aji .'J caxton juuamn, i uieai;o. to-day and buried at Crooked Creek Cemetery. Mrs. Atchison had been iu very bad health for over a year, and Mr. Atchison moved from here to Stewart with the hope that the chauge would prove beneficial to his wife. We extend condolence to the bereaved husband, children aud relatives. Faxon, February 20. FKOM IVnKATLET VILLE. Our Chalk Level letter came too ingonespredictedimmediatedeathj late this week. Special correspondence. There is great interest taken in mules, and a number have been sold in the last few days. We wonder if the Flatwoods cor respondent has succeeded iu locat ing Parker's Branch. T. W. Farmer, of Claud, was in our midst Saturday. Maybe he is thinking of moving his store to this place. It is a good location, aud it would bo a great convenience. Will the correspondent at Hall's Valley kindly give us the names of the parties who were married at W. C. Cooley's last week. Considerable resentmeut is felt because of the burning of theschool house near here week before last, and the citizens of the community will pay $100 reward for the cap ture of the fire bug. WnEATLEYViLLE, February 20. M. C. Taylor has located at Cam den, and is prepared to do watch and clock repairing. Satisfaction guaranteed.