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VOL. XXII. NO. 11.
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T&s Hew Rojjal Sevin MacliInB
518 to $20.
West Side, Camden, Tenn.
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Of the Best Quality American and llalian Marble aud Granite.
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Carpets, Rugs, Mattin
V.'all Pcper, Curtains and Fixtures,
I Household Goods,
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Claude Hudson k Co., proprietors of the
"Bee Hive," have purchased the Fry k Cor
bitt stock of hardware and consolidated the
two big stocks which form the greatest Ag
gregation of bargains ever shown in Camden.
In this combination you will find clothing,
drugs, hats, hardware, shoes, groceries, dry
goods and Bob Ay res' tobacco.
At the "Stock Store" brick, up town.
glands less
eo a fjespaflij, ppoppletops.
Six prisoners are now registered
at the county jail.
Muster Bobbie Cotbitt is quite
nick with pneumonia.
The rank of page was conferred
upon R. V. Ay res by the Knights
of Pythias Monday night.
Presiding Elder J. V. Waters
will deliver a M inion at the Meth
odist, Church Sunday night.
Lewis Prowning has Bold his in
terest in the restaurant business
and returned to the country.
Miss Cora Maiden has returned
from a visit to her sister, Mrs. W.
S. Weatherly, at Hardin, Ky.
Marriage licenses have been is
sued by County Clerk O. B. Greer
to Edgar Fhifer and Emma Ilern-
A son was born to Mr. and Mrs.
Eula Hudson last Monday morn
ing. Mother and child are doing
Little Carlos Thompson sustain
ed two broken ribs as a result of a
fall from a fence Wednesday after
An effort is being made to secure
a pardon for Carl Arnold, who is
serving a sentence in the
Mrs. E. M. McAuley, "Miss Hes
ter Bell, Walter Hudson and Vir
gil Holland spent Sunday at Big
Ephram Williams of Maulyville
was is town last week en route to
Nashville where he has secured a
The arrival of a flue baby boy
gladdened the home of Mr. am
Mrs. T. B. Totty of Nashville Feb
ruary 28.
John W. Arnold lias returned to
Camden and established a shoe and
harness repair shop at Plaut's liv
ery stable.
Will M. Robins has resigned his
Dr. and Mrs. Jb Anderson of
Huntingdon visited Mrs. Amhr-
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sou s parents, Mr. and .mis. u. m.
Lashlee of the tenth district this
Mrs. A. Arnold and daughter,
Miss Pearl, returned home yester
day from Tullahoma, where they
have been spending several weeks
In the sale, of the Fry k Cotbitt
st(wdv of hardwareto Claude Hud-
sou k Co, Will S. Corbitt retained
an interest in the business and will
be glad to see his friends at the old
The case of J. S. Hall against A.
J. Woods and others, plea of debt,
was disposed of by Justice T. E.
Cuff Wednesday. Judgment was
PERSONAL AND LOCAL NEWS. B. F. Brown came down Sunday
i from Sugar Tree, returning Mon
Je.so T. DwH, of Comply I),
Thirty-seventh Infantry, letunied
Wednesday from San Francisco,
after two )ears service in the Phil
ippines with that gallant command,
composed mainly of Teniiensecani.
He went through the service and
endured all the hardship of soldier
ing, but escaped without a wound.
He is now visiting relatives at
Mansfield. Paris Press.
J. F. Stockdale, jr., an old influ
ential citizen, died at his home in
the ninth district last Saturday very
suddenly, lie was 57 years of age,
and h aves a wife jur-d -euht chil
dren. The remains -were- interred
at the Stoekdale Cemetery S.inday.
The surviving wife is seriously ill
and some doubt is expressed for
rendered for the complainant forjher recovery. We join in tender
$122 45.
The subject of the debate at the
Benton Seminary to-night is "Re
solved, That man is stronger intel
lectually than woman as proven by
scientists." A warm discussion is
Rev. J. M. Pickens, pastor of tht
Methodist Church, preached at. the
Presbyterian Church last Sunday
night, the high winds making it un
safe to hold services at the Metho
dist Church.
The following students from out
of town have entered Benton Sem
inary this week: Lem Thompson of
Chalk Level, A. N. McKelvey aud
Finis Madden of Oakdale, and Miss
Holland of Eva.
Robert Corbet t and family mov
ed to Tennessee City yesterday
Mr. Corbet t has got the contrac
tor carrying the mail from Teunes
see City to Danielsville. Dickson
Home Enterprise.
The gentleman of the Sans Souci
will entertain the club at the resi
deuce of Hon. T. C. Rye to-night.
As it is near the close of the season,
position with-Claude Hudson it Co. a disbanding banquet will be spread
D. G. Hudson was in Nashville day
Misses Pearl Spellings and Joe
Elihn Hudson is .clerking for T. Sullivan visited at McKenzie this
J. Lowry.
J. B. Vickrey went to Ihuiting
ilon Saturday.
Mrs. J. B. Vickrey spent several
days visiting in Huntingdon this
Tom Pafford of Lexington was week
here this week.
Mrs. J: D. Crocker spent a few
B. F. Davidson of Way was in (days visiting in Hollow Rock last
the city Monday. week.
The sarsaparilla season will be Robert L. Fhillips is behind the
I counter at the "Bee Hive" this
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J. R. Davidson of Johnsonville
wa3 here Monday.
E. Tippett of Coxburgh was in
the city this week.
J. F. Beaton spent several days
in Nashville last week.
Gus Williams of Henry County
-was in the city last week.
Acklin Frazier of Lexington was
-over on business this week.
Miss Bettie Whitfield is visiting
relatives in Henry County.
Eugene Morris of Nashville spent
eeveral days here this week.
Prof. John W. Blair of Christ
masville spent Sunday here.
J. II. Whitfield of Camden was
here last week.-Paiis Press.
Deputy Sheriff Hannie Milliard
of Holladay was here Monday.
Mrs. T. C. Eye- entertained the
Sans Souci last Friday evening.
Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Hall inter
tamed the Jolly Sisters last night.
Cora Maiden entertained a
number of friends Saturday night
Misses Delia Lockhart and Lucy
Lock in an visited in the country
Mr. and Mrs. Bud Fry of Sugar
Tree visited relatives at this place
last week.
Mr. and Mrs. Will W. Atchison
of Big Sandy visited relatives here
this week.
Herbert A. Caraway and A. N.
Lindsey of Big Sandy were in the
city Monday.
Judge J. G. Robins who was in
disposed for several days is able to
be out agaiu.
Miss Lou Clement has returned
home after a few weeks visit in the
ninth district.
Maj. E. T. McGill of Dickson is
the guest of his son, Dr. W. P. Mc
Gill, this week.
Aunt Lizzie Thomas, an aged
negress, died at her home north of
Camden last week.
The telephone poles have been
and accepted a position on The
Lawson Beaton of the ninth dis
trict and formerly a sergeant of the
First Tennessee Regiment was in
the city Sunday.
A hunting party composed of G.
W. Arnold, C. V. Hawley, Harvey
Garrett and Eugene Morris spent
yesterday in the field.
Robert Phillips and J. B. Vick
rey of Camden were in Huntingdon
last Wednesday on business. Car
roll County Democrat.
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene McDaniel
have returned home from Chalk
Level, Mr. McDaniel's school hav
ing closed at that place.
First Monday was a good day for
our local merchants. The splendid
weat her drew a large gathering and
the streets were crowded.
Rev. B. C. Scruggs stopped in
the city 'Tuesday while enroute to
Selmer, where he is pastor," from
a visit in East Teunessee.
Miss Ola Travis of Paris, who
will assist Mrs. S. J. Travis in the
millinery store this season, arrived
in the city Tuesday evening.
W. S. Morgan, W. F. Harrison,
John Scruggs, Blanty Holladay and
Bud McCord were among the Hol
laday attendants at court Monday.
Nolie J. Cuff lias secured a cler-
ical'position on the steamer Delta
of the Arkansas River Packet Co.,
and sailed Tuesday for Vicksburg.
The students debate at Benton
Seminary last Fiiday evening was
largely attended and very interest
and preparations have been made
for a very enjoyable occasion.
Vance J. Higgs, a McKenzie boy,
who has been reading law in Judge
Hawkin's office at Huntingdon, has
hung out his shingle, occupying
rooms in the Wright Building.
He is a very bright young man and
we predict a successful future.
McKenzie Herald.
Capt. Leon Caraway of Big Sandy
has applied for a commission in the
regular army. He was captain of
Co. I., First Tennessee Regiment
and served eighteen months in the
ing sympathy to the bereaved am-
Sheriff E. E. Fry returned from
Inion City Tuesday evening with
lussell Scruggs who is wanted hero
on four charges shooting craps,
daying cards, house-breaking and '
arceny, and disturbing public .as
sembly. The city nlso line a charge
of fighting against him. Scruggs
was serving a sentence at Union
City for some misdemeanor. On
default of bond he was placed be
hind the bars.
The regular meeting of the lioard
of mayor and aldermen was held
Saturday night. The usual routine
work was transacted and nothing of
special importance. A resolution
requesting the property holders to
plant shade trees along side walks
of the square and over the city was
adopted. Several havevoluuteerly
set out trees, and it is hoped that
every citizen will join in an effort
to make Camden presentable.
Hubert Fisher died very sud
denly Sunday evening, at his homo
in the fourth district, of apoplexy,
and his remains were interred nt
Cross Roads Cemetery Monday.
He was about 25 years of age and
a most excellent young man, po
sessing a large circle of friends.
He leaves a wife and one child, a
mother, Mrs. Isabella Fisher, threw
sisters and one brother, Wallace
Fisher of Bertrand, Mo., arriving'
Monday evening. TllE CmtONICLE
extends sympathy to the grieved
A meeting was held last Friday
night at t lie court house for the
purpose of considering plans to-
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erected and if the switch board and ! ing. The Claude Hudson Concert
boxes arrive this week Camden will ' Band furnished music. These de-
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visited in
j ter part of next week.
every Friday night.
lilippines. Congressman
called on the adjutant general at
Washington last Tuesday to urge
the appointment.
Claude Hudson k Co. have pur
chased the Fry k Corbitt stock of
hardware and consolidated it with
the "Bee Hive" and the two stocks
have been jammed together at the
Stock Store Brick. Room is at a
premium and goods will have to be
gotton rid of in some way until
more room is added. A chance to
buy cheap.
Harrison Williams, a son of Gus
Williams of Henry Comity, and
who for some months has held a po
sition as bookkeeper for the South
ern Laundry atNashville, shot four
times at a young man by the name
of Gaines, at their boarding place
last week. The young men got m-
to a difficulty over a young lady
which resulted in Gaine's receiving
a wound in the arm by a bullet
from William's revolver. Young
Williams waived examination and
gave bond upon a charge of assault
with intent to commit murder. lie
is well known here and hu many
friends regrx t the occurrence.
ward the erection of a new Metho
dist Church. Six hundred dollars
have been subscribed and Hon. J.
A. Clement and A. G. McDaniel
were appointed as a committee te
solicit subscript ifins. A. S. Jus
tice, S. L. Peeler and Dr. W. P.
McGill were appointed a commit
tee to select a location for the pro
posed church. A. G. McDaniel was
appointed to confer with the Bap
tist Church in regard to the two
hurchesburninga brickkiln. An
other meeting was held last night
but we were too late to give the pro
ceedings until next week.
lor Infants and Children.
Tha Kind Yea Have Always Bought
of p7ISS
Bears the
Do you want to make money?
Would you be satisfied with modest
returns, say ten (10) per cent, per
month on an investment of from
$100 to 8500? If so, write for my
book on "How Money Makes Mon
ey." Sent free to any address on
application. A postal card brings
it. Address Ellis E. Beebe, Pari?,

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