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TP i 1 1 VOfi. XXIV. NO. . cam Di iX. ti:xxi:ssi:i:. MAY Hi. V.H)2. Ii !J XlL OA VI: f I i , I ! ! 1 1 1 if, 1 MI 1 ) Yri1 r f w ii 9' 9 i We are J the only i Merchants r In Camden that have contin a lied in business for ten yeats. - Every business in tho town a) $ save two have either failed, f quit or died, and we att ribute t our success to the correct wnv in which we treat our custom- a era. Some of them have stuck a r 119 ro,n "e beginning, and J are still with us. f J 17.8 gel! Goods Ri.lil BECAUSE fVe Bdi; Then Ribt. We study your wants, and buy accordingly. Q'j Wvhen you want your clock, ( watch or jewely repaired, you t know where to go. 9 If t your telephone gets on t oi suape, oriug nio us. a C . 1 V. .. 'Ml T i If you want to sell what yon A -"ave n the produce line, we f want it. r a, WE ARE GOING TO BE fcON TOP AND SELL YOU A 9 GOODS ON THE BOTTOM. 9 9zr. 4 We thank yon for the past & f favors shown, and ask you to f continue with us. t mULL tf POTTS. (' FROM FAXON; Eegularcorrespomlei.ee. Mrs. Edna Collier visited at Big Sandy this week. E." V. Allen has- been sick, with measels,. but ia improving.. John II. Rushing went to Big Sandy on business last week. L. E. Pierce returned yesterday from a few days visit at Paris. Rev. Dock Hawley preached a Bairview Sunday at 11 a. m. to a f toll housa. The pulpit at Crooked Creek was occupied last Sunday at 11-a. by E&v. William Halliburton of Hous ton County and at 7.30 p. m. by Rev. A. II. Wheatley. H. L. Lowry found a. large rat tlesnake in his smokehouse Sunday evening. The rattlon escaped in the darkness, . bat Jin Lowry se cured seven rattles-and a button as it made its escape. Faxon, May 13. FKOM d.A(MV. Bogular cerresfwndenee. Sunday school was well attended Sunday. 1 Mrs. Minnie Phifer is abl& to be out again. The health of Miss Joe Farmer is on the mend. Miss Lillie Farmer visited at Big Sandy Thursday. The farmers aro about through with the work of planting. Aunt Vinnie Cherry is the guest of Miss Liilie Farmer. Aunt Vin nie is 73 years old, and can walk 2 miles any day. The many friends of Uncle Lige Holloman will regret to learn that ho has suffered a relapse, and his life is despaired of. Claud, May? 13. ERSONAL AND LOCAL NEWS. Alvin S. McGill was at Nashville Monday. Jesse 1 f nil has returned from a rip to laducah. Alma Fry of Coxburg was in the city last Saturday. Percy II. Lowry returned from Puducah- yesterday. Willinm Howard of Milan wns in thfl city Tuesday. lob Holers, of Dixio was over tho first of the week. J. E. Mfum of Nashvillo was ia tho city Wednesday. Dr. E. M. McAuley is spending tho week at llolladay. Luther Hollingsworth visited' at Big Sandy last Sunday. J. M. Bates and eon of Nashvillo were in the city Monday. I. WT. Gidson and A. II. Gibson are at Paducah this week. r,n.BTLm..l,.atnmJ bom fmm n viit f Wnvarl.v "j wnio m.o wuiwtu . . ... ...Li m 1r several localities of the county. 1 D. G Hudson went to Nashville on business the lirst ot the week. B. F. Brown and Bertram. Ser- ratt are at Sugar Tree this week. Bud Fry spent a few days last week with homefolks at Coxburg. Miss Ada Fry of Coxburg is vis iting her sister, Mrs. E. L. Hudson. Joseph Wesson of Sugar Tree 1 I 11 - X" . -VT 1 uus reiurueu lrom a irip 10 iasn- ville. W. E. McRae of Nashville was ii . ,i i ii i e l i in the city the latter part of last ar , ' 1 ' Miss Ben Bell spent a few days BS d .Lorn Ji Dodd and J. H. Ahn- held were down from Westport the urst ot the week. lnenewnomeoi n. u. Mciiyea ease or town. win soon complete i A Ml 1 111 ana.-reaay lor occupation. Miss Cora Maiden left Monday to visit her sister, Mrs. William b. Weatherly, at Hardin, ky. E. L.Hudson returned the latter part of last week from an extended, trip through Carroll County. Mr. S, Ji Travis was at NaRlwillo the first of. the week aud'purohased . Qw. lir.a rwf uv,- .mvv.mm.uw; bWUD, Tin m .vf lolr; KrA,ta jvu vvx.v, nhulo the town? it so,. go to the meet- . i f -- m . . t ing at the court-house to-night. TlT,n T Ti M-,r.Vr ,1i;tl daughter are spending a few days , .. . ,;i. tt,,;.,i., with relatives at Huntingdon this .01T- week. Rev. J. Mi Pickens and family went to Woodvdlle, Ky., tho first of the week to visit the brother of Mr. Pickens Misses Lillian and Nannie Odle of Sugar Tree attended the carni Val at Nashville, returning home Tuesday. , - The Fry Drug Co. have received their new soda fount and are now i . i ( i prepared to serve cool, refreshing summer drinks. There has been a delay this week in the work on J. F. Beaton's new dwelling on account of trouble in getting material. A. W. Presson and family, who have been residing at Alamo, have moved to Camden. They will re side out on Paris street. Mr. and Mrs. Claude Hudson. H. u. xiuuson ana iamny, xurs. uora rt TT. 1 . . 1 J. T-w McMackin, Miss Bessie Hudson, Li. ii. Y atson, liud U ry and others whose names we did not learn, are attending the carnival at Tad ucah this. week. . In the i publican convention at Huntingdon Wednesday it devel oped that the Evans faction is on top. Marriage licenses have been is. BWt )y County'Cleik 0. 15. Greer to Franklin Wiseman and Daisio Dudley, Bert Jackson and lilount Fowlkea. Mrs. W. II Mcllae and children of Nashrilla, who have been spend- iny Bi?veral weeks here and in the country with relatives aud friends, returned home this week. Bo suro nnd go to tho debate at tho seminary to-night. Tho pro gram is. good. Bertie Thompson and Barney Holland will see to it that the hall is in readiness. Mr. Carter of Dickson was here this week lookinc fnr a location for the estftbUBlimpnt of a slack barrel K,. s , rntprnr;Rf,s should be encouraged by our citi- vens ,r.. 1 , r T I tt , , iUr ana xurs. ooun iiai ev 01 T .. ... n. .... J first of our citizens to report hav- "UJ finished planting peanuts and torn. A fishing party left here the first ofi the week for Tennessee River depend several days h-shmg and hnting- They returned yesterday and report a good catch and plenty of fun. James B. Tickrey is attending ., K0 "IDl ing of the grand lodge of Knights of Pythias of Tennessee at Memphis this week. He is rep- resenting Bavham Tjodfre. Tvniflita o j o-j o .ep-i,- of Pythias. Acting Attorney General Tom C. Ryef wll0 is fl31ing the place of At. t0l'Uey General J-V. Lewis, is at h8 now giving his undivided time to his canvass. m u.. en i i .it ordinance that it is unlawful for mi- nors to play (pool): a game where 1 a cue and ball are used, without the written cousent of their parents, 1 ' under a penalty of $j to $50. M.uie buvers have been here this week, and though the supply has been greatly reduced since last fall, they succeeded in. getting a few i i mules. Fancy prices were paid for " - "scrubs" and any old thing in the form of a mule that was offered for Sale. I ! 1 1 m I J 1 1 11.1 lvauer o; Ayrea leciureu at me seminary Tuesday afternoon to a large audience. HIS SUDjeCt Was 1 XT' 1 i ..ii n i i UimuiU11'' ttllu 1113 waH pronounceu one oi me uest ever ,. , delivered on that subject at Ben- ton Seminary. Mr. Ayres and his J , - , . family left Tuesday night for their home in Iowa. The municipal Aboard will, no doubt, act favorably Upon any rea- sonable proposition to furnish the fnwii witli frond lirliTs Tliia ia ft ... i i , matter in wnicu every citizen ot nom,lon ia inferno,"! nnd nr.- rr.. p0rtunity will be given to-night at the courthouse to know just how tbe peopie gtan(1 on the question Rev. S. G. McClliney preached at Pleasant Yalley last Sunday in the forenoon and at Camden Sun- day llight. His eermoil here Was . i i in well taken and received the ap oroval of the large congregation which assembled at the Cumber- land Presbyterian Church to hear him Mr. McCluuey left for Mc- t r -i " ruranuvi Have you tried a Milk Shake at Tucker's? They're "out of sight." Ice Cream every Saturday night, at Tom. Tucker's.. Thero was a meeting of citizens at the court-house Tuesday night to consider the question of electric lights for Camden. A stock com pany was proposed, but no deifi- nit" 'tion was tuken. Mr. J. U. Hudson asked for time to make fno estimates on the plant, and the meeting adjourned to meet again to-night. We aro led to be lieve that if the citizens of the town nre in earnest about wanting lights and tho town council will be as gen erous in making contracts for lights ns they have in the past, Camden will have electric lights. On Friday evening, May 2, a very iutercstinS Program was ren- dereu at Urandon Hall. 1 lie prin ciple feature of the program was tho recitation contest between Miss Neppie Hives, of the Gladstone so ciety, and Miss Norn Bob Ayers, of the Bismarks. Both young la dies acquitted themselves in a very WCUIWUIO UllWilCl, HUU tUH HCUUU1 n.iui.i i n i i n 1 , TT W6U U0 prOUU 01 litem. 11011 MauiCB KJ' yeiOLi, ju ma ubuai hnnnv manner finnnnnfort tho f i i t 11 to Migg iUve's.Tullahoma Guardian. There will be a meeting of the koar(j Df mayor and aldermen to morrow night. This will probably be the last meeting of tho old board Kecorder R p Haley and Marshal E G. Flowers will hand hn their reports at this meeting. The financial condition of the town h8 KOOa. The report of Recorder Haiev wjn sOW tiie amQUnt of th uiuuiiiiiiivi iuuu uuw UU 11H.I1U lO 18 , , . ... . about $75o.G3, of winch $312.30 is school money. Marshal Flowers' reporfc will probftbIy show that all funds due the city have been paid, yesterday to be collected ciuldukn's dav. Children's dav will bo obsorvpd with appropriate exercises at th Methodist Chmvh nk S,lv 1 --w r-.y v. . , t The children have been carefully trained, and those who attend will be well repaid for going. The ex- orcises will begin promptly at 10 o'clock, a. m. The following is the program: Soi,k. "(Morions ThhiRs of Theo are Spoken I P.,.,.ai T?rt T AT li,.l-,..ln sos, l,'un-iam Arnw." Ajlll'ss. A- V. Bowles. Souk, "Doiir to the Heart of the Shenherd.' llecitation, "A Welcome," Orrin Lee I'eeler. Recitation. "An Ideal Preacher" Lillian John son. . ' . ...... ' I Kecltation. eihtl.ttle boys ana Kills. ueBLuuion, "iwo rnnces' Ktxiel fliooill. imitation, "it Must be settled night," Adr "'". Recitation, -An objw Recitation, ."Death's f ct of Pity." Newt Clement, Scene," Moral (Jillespie. sr,x Recitation, "A Prayer," Myrtle McKa Recitation, "AlJoy Who Laughs, llclei is. len O'Reilly Recitation, "A Friend," Dovie Hursey, Recitation, "Help the orld Along," Annie Mai Tt:"- ir n, Recitation. "A Pew irvmn." Sain C mud or Recitation. "The Spirit's Eye," EiUUi Gillespie SonK ..je8us Will Xever KorKot I Recitation "Legend of the Lillie ."Louie Pafforcl Recitation, "The New Kingdom," Mattie Chan- dior. Recitation, "llioughts at Baby's Grave," Zula r V i-kens sonK. -seeds of rromise." 1 cSv"' "T" vainey. of Iteaven," Elba Recitation "Entering In" LUIio Melton. Song,. "Xever Alone." UiUUion, "The Sins of Omission," Lnciie Jolm- Recitation, "The Yearnings of. Mother'sTIearV ;'ffHVIcK:in, P n . UT, t Recitahqn, "1 rials of Home," ,)ewclHatenian Recitation, "Don't," ClaraSailllvan. nee uauon,. dames Mt'inouism." jjocsie s n pp - L ..1Ieisvllln AiitoMe." imitation,. "Asou c Throng Life,- Liiue Recitation, "A fluid s Prayer' Mary D. Fryer T0S' J-A-.cu.ment. son-r, -runve ." fee t Again. - Announcements. i. !.:.... I UVUCUIVllvU Try a Cold MUk Shake at tho Fry Drug Co. Go to the Fry Drug Co. when you want Soda Water. t()i;in;spoNi)i:xci:. FKOM GKEE.NCRIEF'. RfUiil;ir rnrrcsiiondi'iii'"'. Wheat hCf-rus to bi hcailing low. Good rains fell hero hist week, and corn and grass are both grow in ". Jesso Herrin will leave for Mis souri in a few days, going through in a wngoiu S. A. By rn failed ia go to Big Sandy last Saturday for the first time since February. Mrs. E. J. Byrn, who has been visiting at Camden the past week, has returned home. It is with sadnes.'i wo are callod upon to chronicle tho death of Will Barnes which occu rred May G. As reported last week he had been at home only a few weeks and was not thought to be so bad until Monday when his condition became worse. He was 21 years of ago, and pro fessed faith in Christ. His last words were: "Oh, take me, Jesus, take me; I am dying." The inter ment was at Baker's Chapel Cem etery on Wednesday. Greexbriep., May 13. Go to Tucker's, on the south side, for a cold Soda. All flavors. FKOM SIMON. Special correspondence. J. M. Perkins of Enloe was here on business Friday. Ploughing and planting is the order of the day in this localitj'. Granville Collier of Faxon is making a crop for J. W. Brnmager. Wesley Leegau returned homo Thursday from a visit to friends at Camden, Mrs. rmdolph, who has been ill for sometime, is reported to be a little better. John Clement, who has been at tending school at Camden, has re turned homo. Miss Cora Pierce of Enloe is vis iting her cousins, the Misses Stock- ale, this week. Miss Ronie Brewer and Miss Delia Cooper visited Miss Lillian Brumager Sunday. Will Bowdeu of near Springville. who is in very, bad health, visited lis sister, Mrs. Ed Perkins, near Enloe recently. SiJiON, May 13. "Icq Gold Lemonade" on tap at the Fry Drug Co. When in need of nice stationery, send fts your orders: "Pepvito," "Cococola," "Celery Cola" and other refreshing drinks, at Tom Tucker's' on the south side. Bring or send us yur news of general interest, and we will pub lish it with pleasure. FROM FLAT WOODS. Regular correspondence Farmers are almost done plant ing. Misses Delia and Lena Cuff were the guests of Columbus Arnold Monday. ' The family of J. W. Lawrence has been indisposed for some time, but is improving. There was a large crowd here Sunday and plenty of dinner for the crowd. Singing began at 10 o'clock and Rev. W. A. Watta preached an interesting sermon at 11. Then on account of a majority of the Chestnut Hill congregation being; present, ho called in his ap pointment at that place and remain ed for singing in the afternoon. Flatwoods, May 13.