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Our New Fall Holiday
Goods are arriving
every day. AH the
new things in . ... . .
Belt Pins
Hat Pins
and everything in gold
filled and solid gold
U r it yfjr
Silver Novelties
for Xmas and
Sterling: Silver
and Plated Goods,
China and Cut
Glass for
Wedding Gifts.
New line of. Parasols
from $5.00 to $25.00
as cheap as you
can buy them any-
where -quality is
'E are agents for
one of the BEST
Engraving concerns in
the United States, and
take orders for
Wedding Invitations
Calling Cards, and Mon
ogram Stationery.
WE also fit Glasses
and guarantee the
price and the fit.
We have one of the best
Repair Departments
in the State, and all work
ig guaranteed.
We have the largest and
most up-to-date stock of
Jewelry there is or ever
was in Obion County.
We ask you to call and
inspect "our goods and
see that we havn't made
an extravagant state
ment. We will be glad
to show you whether you
buy or not.
BY buying in large
quantities like we
do and paying spot cash
for our goods, we are able
to offer you goods at
prices that no other Jew
eler can undersell and
few can equal. We in
vite comparisons on our
goods and 'prices.
I Not how cheap, but how
good for the money, is
our motto.
When you buy goods
from Bransford & An
drews, you know you can
rely on the quality.
& Andrews
The Dependable Jewelers & Opticians
asm 4m W 4tL
A marriage next month. Gues
Dr. Deberry has returned from
Dr. Baucotn spent Sunday at Mc
Dr. E. M. Lone was in Obion
Arthur Roberts left Tuesday for
Osceola, Ark.
Jas. Jones, ot Newbern, was
the city Monday.
Co!. Morris is greatly improved
after a severe illness.
Judge W. H. Swiggart went to
Nashville Wednesday. j
Mrs. Brewer, of Terrell, was
town shopping Saturday.
Miss Witherspoon, ot Nashville
is to be Mrs. C. V. Jones' visitor
Miss Corinne Seat returned to
her home a Humboldt Tuesday
J. H. Thomas and daughter, Miss
Sallie, visited in Martin Monday.
Miss Mamie Doyle is the guest of
friends in Maury County for
Cal. R. P. Whitesell returned yes
terday from a business trip to St
Mrs. Pearl Wiley and son, Harry
of Number Seven, were in town
Monday. '
Miss Lottie Pleasanfvisited Miss
Berta Caldwell at Gibbs Monday
and Tuesday.
W. O. Jordan, of the Crystal
country, was a business visitor in
town yesterday.
Miss Mamie Doyle is in Murray
Ky., the guest oi Mrs. June Craw
ford Johnson.
Mrs. Julia Meacham, of Martin
has been the guest ot Mrs. Lock
hart this week.
Mr. and Mrs. Benifield and daugh
ter. of Fulton, visited Mrs. Fonzo
Whits last week.
Rev. J. L. Hudgins returned from
Knoxville Thursday and will occu
py his pulpit Sunday.
Misses McCullough, of Obion
were the guests of Miss Lottie
Pleasant last week.
Mesdames Parlee Harpole, Joe
Harpole and Edward Harpole visit
ed Union City Tuesday.
Mrs. Wallace McAlister and
mother were in the city visiting
Mrs. Cary Tuesday.
Mrs. Jno. T. Walker is visiting
her mother, who is very sick at
home in Centreville.
Mrs. W. W. Cowden and little
son, Thomas, have returned from a
visit to Paducah, Ky.
Mrs. Dora Reeves and son, War
ren, ot Protemus, spent Saturday
and Sunday in our city.
W. P. Rbirers, of Waverly, has
been the guest of his brothef, Bud
Rogers, the past week.
Mrs. Jennie Grissom will leave
Thursday to visit her sister, Mrs.
Barker, in St. Louis. . . .
Mrs. Will Shoffner, of Nashville,
is the guest of her sister, Mrs. Tom
Dean, on High street. :
Mrs. Rebecca Brummell is at
at home after a couple of months
with Paducah relatives.
Mrs. D. E. Penick and daughter,
Virginia, returned to-day from
Nashville and Clarksville. ,
rjR. M. McDaniel, of the country
north of Troy, was a very pleasant
business caller here this week.
Mr. and Mrs. Garrett Johnson, of
Spout Spring, were guests of W.
T. Russell and wife Sunday.
Mrs. Robt Brown, after a very
nleasant visit in Union City, has
returned to Longview,' Tex.
Miss kiddie Lewis, of Benton
County, was the Sunday guest of
Mrs. Henry Moss, of Pleasant Val
ley- ' ;
Mrs. A. J. McClain and two
daughters are quite ill with ta
irriooe at llieir home on Third
Mrs. Wm. Askens, of this city,
and Mrs. J. FT. Moffat, of Troy, left
Thursdav for Casker, Ky., to visit
the family of D. M. Whitaker.
Mesdames Nailling and Green
this week visited their mother, who
is at the home of ber daughter,
Mrs. W. Z, Massengill, at Harris.
J. W. Maddox, fdrmerly a citizen
of State Line country, is now locat
ed at Abilene, Tex., a growing lit
tle city south of Fort Worth, Tex.
The Bank of Confidence is all
right. The banks of Obion County
are all right. The people of this
section have plenty and are happy.
See the magnificent and bewil
in? scenery in Porter J. White's big
production of Faust at Reynold
Ooera House Monday night, Nov
Mr. and Mrs. M. B. Kirov, of
Fulton, havetakena e in south
east town. Mr. Kirn .s engaged
as compositor with lp Commer
The subject for the men's meet
ing Sunday is "How to realize the
presence of Christ, John, 15-23
Services held at the Christian
church at 3 30. All cordially invit
J. H. Hinshaw, residing lately in
the vicinity of Woodland Mill
moved last month to Hayti, Mo. He
will locate there and writes us to
forward his paper. We wish him
Hollis B: Horner and family, of
Lake Countv. have located in Un
ion City on Fifth street. Mr. Hor
ner was formerly engaged in saw
milling. We extend them a wel
come to Union City.
W. J. Waeslef, a most excellent
gentleman and a well known citt
zen ot Number Seven, was in town
Saturday and around looking after
his annual reading matter.
Mrs. Anna B.Morgan, accompa
nied by her daughter, Misses Bessie
and Annie James, left Monday for
a short visit to Mrs. Morgan's sis
ter, Mrs. Ada Glass, at Sharon.
Geo. W. Robinson has rtturned
from St. Thomas Hospital, much
improved in health and strength.
His friends are numerous and they
take great pleasure in his recovery.
It is November. It will be quite
a'strenuous month. The schedule
a few weddings," a legal hanging, -
special term of Circuit Court, the
Carmacif lecture, etc. not to men
tion the attractions at the Reynolds
'Life a Guardian Angels: or,
Father, Home, Heaven" will be the
subject for the sermon at the First
Christian Church Sunday night by
the pastor. J. J. Castleberry. This
will be the first of a series of four
special addresses to be delivered on
Sunday nights during November,
These services, while helpful to all,
will be of special interest to men
Mr. Lydwell Garner will render a
solo Sunday night and the service
begins at 7.15 o'clock. The public
is cordially invited to attend one
and all of these services. The reg
ular morning service will be held
Sunday at 11 o'clock.
Such beautiful things in new fur
niture at Bell Furniture Co.
Fatally Wounded.
Alfred Stone, who was wounded
last week, died at home in this city
yesterday. He was a young man,
probably twenty years of age. His
father, A. J. Stone, is dangerously
11 with typhoid fever.
You've tried the rest, now try the
best Sunshine Flour
Indiana Bankers.
F. O. Watts, President of the
First National Bank, has returned
from Indianapolis, Ind., where he
delivered an address on "Currencv"
before the Convention of the Indi
ana makers Association, wnicn
was held at that place. Nashville
Are You Sure Your Kidneys Are
Many rheumatic attacks are due to
uric acid In the blood.. But the duty
of the kidneys Is to remove all uric
acid from the blood. Its presence
there shows the kidneys are Inactive.
Don't dally with "uric acid solvents."
You might go on till doomsday with
them, but until you cure the kidneys
you will never get well. Doan's Kid
ney Pills not only remove uric acid,
but cure the kidneys and then all dan
ger from uric acid is ended, nere is
Union City testimony to prove it. ,
f.. nr. IT TTilMjma "11 VnrfTi
Divison St., Union City, Term., says
For some time rheumatism has given
me all kinds of suffering and annoy
ance. me acnes were largely in
nd tbrouehmv shoulders and shout
der blades. Trying several remedies
without ou.'i. l was recently in
duced to use Doan's Kidney Pills, and
procured them at the Ued Cross
Drua store. I have so far used only
one box but have experienced great re
lief from the pains and nave also round
that thpv have curl fled and enriched
mv blood bv removing the uric acid
from my system, giving ray whole sys
tem strengtn ana tone, i can 'out
peak favoraoie or iwn s Kianey
s and continuing tneir use ana
ave hope of being entirely cured of
iy rheumatism." For sale by all
alers. I rice M cents, j-ostcr-Miu-
burn Co., Buffalo, New York, sole
irentsfor the United .States. Re
member the uame-DoHns-and take
Wednesday Afternoon.
The Wednesday afternoon Club
was entertained this week in honor
ot Mrs. Robt Brown by Mrs. Hun
ter Griffin. The games of whist
and dominoes were played, the
whist pjize, a hand- painted plate,
being won by Mrs. Harris Parks,
the prize in dominoes, a cut glass
eyelet tray, by Mrs. Hunter Elam
The consolation prize was from
consolidation of bjth games. This
was done by supplying names for
the different kinds of work in pitch
work quilting. Miss Lucile George
was the winner. A salad course
was served.
Linen Shower.
Mrs. tS. L. Dodds gava linen
shower Tuesday evening at Hick
man in honor of Miss Irene Am
berg, who was married Wednesday
night. The rooms were illuminat
ed with many lights and beautiful
ly decorated with plants and c
flowers. A screen was placed in a
corner ot the room ana tne unen
gifts placed back of it. Miss Am
berg had a long rod and fished the
linen pieces out. There were about
seventy-five guests present. Re
freshments of cream and cake were
served. The cream was frozen in
the shape of bridal slippers, con
taining bags of rice tied with pink
ribbons. Mrs. McKeel, ef May
field, Ky., and Miss Daisy Cline, of
Eaton, O., were the out-of-town
guests. Miss Amberg was the re
cipient of many handsome pieces of
In Nashville.
A wealth of pretty guts was
showered upon Miss Jennie Belle
Pollard at a linen shower given for
her Tuesday afternoon by Mrs. Jor
dan Stokes, Jr., at the home of Mr.
and Mrs. Joseph Warren on Twelfth
street. Fall foliage and chrysan
themums decorated the rooms used
for entertainment, where the pres
ents were delivered by the little ex
press messengers, Frances and Jor
dan Stokes, children of the host
ess. Refreshments were served af
ter the presentation.
The pretty honoree word a charm
ing trousseau gown ot blue cloth
combined with white lace, and the
hostess was in gray aud crimson
silk. Nashville American.
Mrs: Preston Entertains.
Mrs. Fred W. Preston entertain
ed ouite a number of her friends
Friday evening. Music by Prof.
Ownby, Miss Killough and Mrs.
Joe Sherrill was much enjoyed. Re
freshments consisted of cream,
cake and ices. Mrs. Sherrill was
the honoree.
Review Club.
The Review Club met this week
with Mrs. D. A. Edwards. The
essoo was a continuation of the
magazine study, embracing Amer
ican history, treating of the North
American Indian. Mrs. H. T. But-
er led. The next meeting will be
with Mrs. Geo. S. Hardy.
At Home.
Prof. Nute and wife, entertained
the school faculty Thursday even-
ng from 6 to 11. An elegant din
ner of seven courses was served.
Who is Your
We want to remind you (I) that
the First National is a national
bank, and as such is under the
special supervision of the United
States Government; (2) that it is
the only national bank in Obion
County; (3) that it is the oldest
bank ia Obion County; (4) that it
s the largest bank in Obion County:
(5 that it has larrer surplus and
prof t thR AT ot'1? r MiV )ti OV""
County; (6) that it furnishes to its
depositors the largest security of
any bank in Obion County; (7) that
it has $213,000 in deposits; (8) that
its total resources are mere than
$340,000, and (9) that its liberality
and fair and generous treatment of
its patrons (and frequently to those
not its patrons) is unsurpassable,
extraordinary and worthy of more
than a passing- remark. Every
statement herein made is not made
'n any vaunting or boastful spirit
but because it is true to the letter
and capable and suscptible of
sworn 1o documentary proof offered
by the First National through any
of it omcers. rninic over rnese
things soberly and candidly when
you go to choose your DanKer ana
to select a secure piacc 10 acpusu
your money. ' ,,-
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We have just placed on our shelves
the handsomest selection of
; si u
that has ever been shown in the town.
The stock consists of all the latest
models and designs known to the
sculptor's art.
Ask to see the large mission clock,
also the busts of
Stonewall Jackson
Robt. E. Lee.
They make beautiful gifts, suitable for
wedding presents.
OUR Hand-Painted China
can be equaled by none town anywhere, both as
to decorations and prices. An inspection of
our stock will convince the most fastidious.
. We Garry Only American Gut Glass.
It cannot be surpassed in design or brilliancy.
Our prices are right.
Our Wedding Rings
are the only salvation for the unmarried. They
are guaranteed full 18 karat gold. ,
- Our Clock Department
is second to none. Correct prices. All are guar
anteed for a year.
Our Line of Jewelry
comprises everything known to the up-to-date
manufacturer, in Brooches, Lockets,
Belt Pins, Veil Pins, Beauty Pins in fact,
any thing you may desfre.
Popular Music 12oC Per 'Copy.''
Wallace W. Moore
The Up-to-Date
piano cheap:
Inqutr at this office.
FOR RENT My residence.. Apply
to Mrs. Annie Klstner.
FOR RENT Five room rattasreon
Harrison. Apply to Claude Whitley.
FOR RENT 4 room cottage, newly
papered, $7.50. Apply Wallace, Pho
FOR SALE Registered Jersey Cow
with heifer calf. Price 50. Address
1 q
II. O.bN. ri!in C-. Tenn.
LOST-White Chrocheted Shawl on
"Jvea and Union City road Saturday,
Jet. 28. Any Information will be
U'ankfully received. Notify telephone
500 BUSHELS Estr F.ily White
Turnips tor sale at 25c per bushel in
five bushel lot, delivered In Union
City. Phone 334-3. J. C. Cloyes.
29 41.
LOST Ladies Gold Watch. Closed
face, 16 jewel, Elgin movement. Lost
between W. i. Reynolds and
Dahnke'sCafe. Engraved on back, tie
ward to finder. Return to this office.
yftrt rci'rt'MMUHlive lor I u
ioa City. Tenn.. nml vicinity
to lk after retif wn! nnil incpene titlwriptiott
list of a prominent monthly TiiHi?ninc. nn a
rv and commission li. Extrence deainiMe
but not n-cmry. otixirtiiiiity for riiftt
jwrnon. Aalrt Publisher, Bo f. Slutton O,
Vgrk. m
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ICIclncyantl Bladder
It has been estimated that ninety
cer cent of the people have either
people i
a madder or iane
y trouoie.
NumenJui remedies
have been
nlaced on the market for the cure
of these diseases, none of which
compares with
It is skillfully prepared, con
taining the active principle of
melon-seed long and favorably
known to phvf icians as Nature s
curative for Kidney and Bladder
d!;er?, omMnfd with the most
effective drugs kwwn to uiodern
It never fails to cure where
directions are followed.
Druggists sell it at 60 cts. and
ti per bottle. Manufactured by the
HESsta-ELLts onua CO.
Msmphls, Tsnn.
Guaranteed undf the pora Food and
Drug Act ct June SJ, 1VU6.
The family medicine in thousand of
hom for 52 yeart Dr. Thacher'a Live
nd Blood Syrup, .

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