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Pf TTW A JL -L N Xil j Er a . d i M COUNTY 1 ft :fl J Co ri VOLUME XII mOKEYlLLE, TENNESSEE, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 10, 1914. NUMBER 49. if iwiiP'WBtBwiiaagBffijBHGa . 1 t if; Jenkins & Darwin Bros. 1 j " " " '''' ' '' ' : - : ." of Practic . - f- t . , , . al and Useful Gift Goods The perplexing question is again at hand, as it is every year; .what to buy and where to buy it, and we ex- . - ' ' '. tend to you a cordial invitation to COME NOW and look over the greatest display of desirable Gift Goods that it has ever been your good fortune to see in Cookeville. We know that we have something that will suggest itself as a suitable offering for the friend or relative you desire to remember. Elegant Fur Sets and Muff s A woman's desire for beautiful Furs, especially when given at Christmas, will find ' a hearty welcome. ; We are showing very desirable qualities at such moderate - prices that the logical place to buy them is here. , You will find a big se lection of Fur Sets and Muffs in this sea son's newest-styles at per set $5.00 and up to $35.00; Muffs $3.00 and up to $10.00. I Jewelry, Gut Glass and Silverware 7 A splendid selection of Jewelry, Cut Glass,' and Silverwear ' awaits your inspection at this store. Every girl or woman likes '" io be remembered with Jewelry and here you will find Lavel- iieres, Lockets, Bracelets, Rings, Watches, Chains, Vanity Cases, .Mesh Bags, Toilet Sets, Manicure Sets, and all kinds of Silverware and Cut Glass. i u I 1 u This is only a hint of. the many beautiful and useful things we have gathered here for your selection. SPECIAL 7-Jewel Elgin Watch in gold case, warranted 20 years, either open or hunting case, a regular $15.00 watch Special .$9.9S Fashionable Shirts Make ; Splendid Gifts In ofteringyou a se lection of Tiger,' Ar row and Cluett Shirts' to choose from as gifts We couldn't have found a more desira ble combination of stvle and quality. The handsome fabrics, ev ery one absolutely col or fast, should inter est you in selecting such shirts as gifts. Every new style") on display here at50c and up to $2 00. House Slippers as Gifts Here's a gift that will de Jight every woman. Dainty' colored felt slippers with felt or leather, soles, warm and rest ful; Some with fur trimmings; others; with neat ribbon bows. Neckwear For si gift you couldn't detect from a more hand some collection of beautiful ties than we are show ing. The Christmas spirit is reflected here more than ever! Such splendid combinations and such admirable patterns make this the ideal place to buy Gift Neckwear for him and at prices that are exceptionally lower; quality considered, than you'll find elsewhere 25c and 5Cc." : Beautiful New Rugs ...... ... v ., i . The men will find here gifts their wives will ap preciate. A specially good assortment of the new est patterns and best qualities. Beautiful Axminister Rugs, 9x12 ft, $25 values, $17.75. ; , Pretty Brussels Rugs, 9x12 ft., seamless, a real $15 value, $9.85. . , - . Axminister Rugs, 36x72 in., $4 value, $2.95.' ' , Brussels Rug, 27x54 in., $4 value, $2.95. In Suitable Gifts for Men We Suggest SILK HOSE f A box of 3 or 6 pair of Silk Hose would make a handsome gift, inasmuch as the quality we sell has proven its worth as a gift worth having' You will find all the desirable colors at per pair 25c and 50c. Handkerchiefs the Ideal Gift Handkerchiefs make ideal gifts. Every one can use them. They are always wel come and what a splendid assortment you'll find here. - , .Big assortment of Ladies' ' Handker chiefs put up in holly and burnt wood boxes at 10c, 25o and 50c per box. Also a splendid assortment of ladies dainty embroidered and plain hemstitched handkerchiefs at 5c and up to 25c. She would appreciate Silk Hose as a Gift Give her Silk Hose as a piftth 8 Christ mas. Never before could jcu obtain such splendid values as we are i offt-ring this seoson. He utiful lustrous silk, with lisle soles and heels. We offer jeuthemat per pair 25c, 50c and $1 00. I - ! It www? UmlrTBtlaf" tir Maksirloe Gifts . )v)r sliWift-is very com p ie te-x.,: embrac-ing- a wider fjnri o( different handles and tops. , ;,You get a good one if you Ket it here and the prices are from 50c up to $7.50 - Women Appreciate Glorei as Gifts What more acceptable, gift could you se lect than a pretty pair of Gloves. With oub big stock of French Kid Gloves, choos ing will be very easy 4 Per pair $1.60 $1. ' -- :- .-..'fV.'i.: Wool GIotcs and Kittens for Children You can't; imagine the cheer that cornea to the child by the gift of a pair a Gloves, the warm, knitted woo) gloves, or mittens to keep their tiny hands from freezing. A pair of these will make a child Jump with joy Christmas morning, and we are showing a big assortment, priced per pair from 10c to 25c , . - ; -, .,. Ribbons W I J. There are prpbably a lot of things you want to make "with ribbons.and we have an immense stock pf beatiful new ribbons in all "shades and widths. Figure out your ribbon 'needs and supply them NOW. - Our prices are Right, v r SEei-f times ' aadToUet Goods N9whf re will you find such a selec tion of dainty per fum a and toilet . requisites, all put up in handomt gift packages. A large collection of fragrant toilet wa ' iers end perfumes at 25c to $2.50 per , bottle. ' 'Select your Gifts early. "'Why not start today? Come and make your selections while assortments are at their best and you haye every advantage for satisfactory shopping. Pleasure, satifaction and economy will be your reward" for coming here before raakmg any gift purchases. WEST COOKEVILLE S DARWIN EROS, i'gfrCTL..Jyap.