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on long time. Low rates. See or write LOCAL AND PERSONAL. w. W. COCHRAN Union City, Tenn. J. C. BURDICK Wholesale and Retail Reelfoot Lake and Mississippi River Fish & Game Oysters in Season. ' Same old stand, near the ice factory, Bound Trip Fares via Mobile & Ohio Railroad greatly re duced to Seattle, Wash. Visit Alaska Youkon Exposition, Vancouver, B. C. Tacoma, Wash., Fortland, Oreg., San Francisco, Cal., Los Angeles, Cal. and other points, with privilege of going one route and returnmg another. Tick t'ts on sale daily, limited returning not later than October 31, 1909. Liberal j5top-overs. For fares and full particu lars apply to nearest agent of the Mobile & Ohio R. R. or H. E. Jones, Jr., S. P. A., Meridian, Miss. Johm M. Beam,, General Tassenger Agent, St. Louis. Non-Resident Publication. F. J. Smith, administrator of John R. Hovis, deceased, vs. Sam Hovis, Margaret Abbott, Thomas Abbott, Mat Hovis, Babe Hovis, Cor die Moores, Sugg Moores, James Ho vis, John Hovis, Verda Hovis, Delia Taft, Knox Taft, Bettie Taft, Allie May Taft, Lena Belle Holland, Annie May Holland, Virgie Lee Holland, Lorene Holland and J. B. Cheattam, their guardian, Henry Hovis, Robert Hovis, Ethel Hovis, Fred Hovis and L. S. Parks, defendants. In the County Court at Union City, Tennessee. In this cause it appearing from the petition, duly sworn to, filed in the County Court of Obion County, Tenn. , before the Hon. A. J. Lawson, County Judge, that the defendants, Delia Taft, Knox Taft, Bettie Taft and Allie May Taft, are non-residents of the State, they are therefore hereby required to appear on or before the First Monday of August, 1909, before the clerk of the County Court of Obion County, at Union City, Tenn., at his office, and make defense to the peti tion filed against themetal., as above styled, by F. J. Smith, administrator of , Jvihn R. Hovis, deceased, or the same will be taken for confessed. It is ordered that this notice be pub lished for four consecutive weeks in the Union City Commercial. This June 24, 1909. S. F. HOWARD, Clerk of the County Court of Obion County, Tenn. 14-4t F. J. Smith, Sol. for I'etitioners. COUNTY COURT SALE OF TOWN LOTS. Ben M. Smoot et al. vs. John B. Smoot. In obedience to an interlocutory de cree made and entered in the above styled cause at the June term, 1909, I will offer for sale to the highest and best bidder, in front of the east door of the courthouse in Union City, Tenn., on Saturday, the 24th Cay of July, 1909, at 1 o'clock p. m., the following de scribed real estate or town lots: Situated on the southwest corner of Ury and Vine streets in the town of Union City, in Obion County, Tennessee, and bounded as follows: Beginning at the southwest intersection of said Ury and Vine streets, and runs thence west with said Vine street 1731 feet to a stake; thence south 1231 feet to a stake, the northwest cor ner of the manse of the Methodist Church in Union Citv; thence east with the n. b. line of said manse lot 173i feet to a stake on said Ury street, the northeast corner of said manse lot; thence north with said Ury street 123! feet to the beginning. Said lot has two dwelling houses on same. Said lot will be divided before said sale and the di mensions be made known on day of sale, and the same will be sold sepa rately and minimum price on the two lots together is fixed Ibythe court at 2,500. TERMS OF SALE. One-third cash and the balance on a credit of six and twelve months, taking notes with approved personal security and a lien retained on said property for further security, notes bearing interest from date. This 9th day of June, 1909. 1A f S. F. HOWARD, Clerk. 1D"0C By H. M. Golden, D. C. A. J. Harpole, Sol. for Compl'ts. Miss Lucile Tosey is very sick. J. R. Fitts was in Rutherford Mon day. Walker Martin was a visitor in Martin last week. , Miss Lucile Moss went to Mississippi last week to visit friends. Jno. R. Erwin, of Selmer, was a vis itor in the city this week. Meet me at Dahnke's. FOR SALE A large, fire-proof, burglar-proof -safe, practically new and a bargain. Apply at this office. WANTED nt nicely furnished front room to two men. Fhone 82. At Mobile, Ala , August Inclusive. 3 to 6 National Convention, Knights of Columbus. Low round trip fares for this occasion via. the Mobile & Ohio R. R. Tickets on sale July 31 to August 2, inclusive, limited for return not later than August 15. For tickets and full particulars, apply to nearest agent of the Mobile & Ohio R. R., or write H. JC. Jones, Jr., T. P. A., Meridian.Miss. Mrs. Carroll P. Wilson, of Troy, was a visitor in the city Monday. Miss Lizzie Stitt visited her sister, Mrs. Hall, at Covington this week. J. L. Ilaguewood, of Rutherford, was a business visitor here last week. Mr. Robt. Jackson, of Number Seven, was here with Mr. J. Bowden Saturday. Coal at summer rates. Call 150. Miss Maude Burney returned the first of the week from Dawson Springs. M. Glasscock was in Lake County last week taking care of his farming in terests. Mrs. M. Glasscock and daughter, Miss Bessie, are summering at Estill Springs. . Use Jersey Cream Flour. None better. Edwin Fuqua, of Hickman, is with the Hurt Printing Company as com positor. F. E. Arnn was confined to his bed for a few days this week on account of sickness. Miss Gertrude Lane, of South Ury street, is the guest of Miss Eoma Askew Martin. Miss Berry, of Oakton, Ky., was the Sunday guest of the Misses Milam on Ury street. Call 150 Union City Ice & Coal Co. and get summer prices on coal. W. J. Briggs has returned from a visit Centreville and other old-time places scenes. ' Rev. W. C. Sellers attended the of an old-time friend at Fulton Sunday. Misses Eudora and Beatrice McCaw, Rives, were in the city last Saturday jopplng, Mrs. Sarah Cross, of Blytheville, was here this week visiting Mrs. M. Sanders. to and R funeral last of Ark C, Dahnke's in the good old summer tune is the time. We are indeed glad to report that Mrs. Robt. E. McKinncy is somewhat better this week. Miss Mollie Bowen, of Hickman, was in tlie city last week visiting -Air. ana Mrs. Ed Crenshaw. Mrs. John E. Hall and Mrs. Glen C. rate, of Newbern, visited Jno. R. Pitts and family Suturday. Geo. S. Hardy was confined to his room Monday and Tuesday, being quite sick for a short while. Now is the prices on coal. time to Call 150. get summer Rev. and Mrs. G. H. Stigler, of Dyer, isited the home of Rev. E. L. Watson in the city this week. "Kicker" Jackson went West last eek and is enjoying a visit to Seattle and Los Angeles, Cal. Miss Carrie Walker attended a house party at Dyersburg last week given by her friend, Miss Arnold. W. N. Turner, of Fort Worth, Tex., was here this week visiting his son, Dr. W. M. Turner, and family. Bon Air Coal, best and cheapest, Un ion City Ice & Coal Co. Miss Winnie May Custer is spending a few weeks visiting her father, C. J. Custer, at Bowling Green, Ky. Miss Lorene Waddell returned home Tuesday, after a month's visit to rela tives at Jackson and Whiteville. Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Harris have re turned to the city and are at home with Mr. and Mrs. Herman Howard. Miss Mary Luter, of Birmingham, Ala., was a visitor in the city last week, the guest of Mrs. Robt. Godwin. Ybu've tried the rest, now try the best Jersey Cream Flour. . Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Reaves, of Memphis, are in the city visiting the home of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Reaves. Mrs. Mary Shoffner, Mrs. Florence Harris and Miss Mary Harris are at Monteagle in Mrs. Shoffner's cottage. R. P. Whitesell went to Diehlstadt, Mo., last week, and was there for two or three days looking after his wheat. Col. "Bill" Thompson and Mr. Ed. Fulton, of Memphis, were in the city Sunday, stopping over with s few friends before going to Hickman for the gun tournament. . E. N. Church and Mrs. Church have both - been very sick this week. Mr, Church suffered severely Monday night, Mrs. J. McAlister was accompanied home from Oklahoma City by Mrs. Ellen Turner and daughter, Mrs. James Redd Mr. and Mrs. Lydwell P. Garner and j children, of Memphis, were in the city visiting Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Reynolds Mr. and Mrs. Frank P. Glass, of Cor inth, Miss., visited in the city the first ot the week, returning home WedneS' day. " Go where they all go Dahnke's. Mrs. W. H. Swiggart arrived home Wednesday from Nashville, after a pleas' ant visit wih her daughter, Mrs. Jas Porter. Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Council, of Jones' boro, Ark., were in the city and coun try this week visiting relatives and friends." All kinds of Coal at Union City Ice & Coal Co. Mrs. Rust, after a visit of several weeks with her aunt, Mrs. Eunice Wil son, on South Ury street, has gone to Nashville. Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Crockett and chil dren, of St. Louis, spent a few days in the city visiting the home of Mr. and Mrs. J. M. Edwards. M. T. Boswel' and daughter, Miss Bettie Mai, of Mississippi, were the guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. D. Williams near the city this week. Dahnke's in the good old summer time is the time. Prof. Frank Aydelott has been very sick for several days, and Mr. John Harrison has been doing his work in the interest of the school. Mrs. Sweatman, of Paducah, and Mr. Loyd Sweatman, of Jackson, were in the city this week visiting the home of Mr. and Mrs. R. Garth. A mule, 39 years of age, is owned by a Rutherford County farmer. The mule has a no-kicking record. A good sug gestion to the "knocker." Use Dahnke-Walker Milling Co, Jer sey Cream Flour, a home product, and guaranteed. Mrs. G. T. Sullivan and daughter, Miss Rose, of Paducah, have returned home, after visiting at the home of Mrs. H. M. Oliver, Main street. Dr. and Mrs. H. T. Butler are visit ing the home of Dr. Butler's parents at Aspen Hill in Middle Tennessee, to be absent for a few days more. Mrs. W. W. Pierce, of Trimble, and Miss Mary Wallace, of Greenville Miss., returned home after a week visit to J. W. Burney 's family. Let the Union City Ice & Coal Co quote you summer prices on coal. Misses Mary and Gladys Bourne, of Montgomery, Ala., were in the city this week visiting the homes of Mrs, Barksdale and Mrs. Callie Whipple. Mrs. D. A. Edwards and Mrs. Harry Edwards are to spend the remainder of the summer at Bersheba Springs. Miss Mary Swiggart will accompany them G. Cf Cloys went to Jackson last week to visit his wife and Mrs Cloys parents. Mrs. Cloys has been with her parents in Jackson for several weeks. . Bon Air Coal, best and cheapest, at Union City Ice & Coal Co. Mrs. J. H. Pierce and Miss Mary Pierce stopped en route home from Dawson Springs, and spent several days with Mrs. J. W. Burney on Exchange street. Robt R. Rinehart, who has been temporarily located in the city, will leave July 25 to take up his work as traveling salesman, handling paints and varnishes. Mrs. Mark Forester has returned from a visit to relatives at Jonesboro, Ark. Her sister, Miss Eleanor Spen cer, win remain at jonesooro until tne last of August. Telephone Union City Ice & Coal Co, when you want coat ngnt now. D. Af Edwards, H. T. Edwards, Harrv Gibbs, Josh Adams, Ernest Caldwell, Walker Caldwell and others ent to Hickman to attend the gun tournament this week. Mr. Dorrell Harris left here last week branch of Japanese plums grown oh his farm near the city. The branch was about twelve or fourteen inches in length and bore a plum on every inch. Mr. and Mrs. J. C. McRee are doing the West this week, and write their friends that they are seeing everything. On the 9th they were visiting the Grand Canyon, Arizona, with steps journeying Westward. That Cool Place where they all go in Summer DAHNKE'S CAFE Ice Cream Sodas and Sherbets. Go where they all go and get the best. Our Motto QUALITY Our Motto Quick service and we never fail to please. DAHNKE'S Give us a trial. Phone 109. GEORGE B. WILLIS, Manager WEST TENNESSEE MONUMENT GO. DEALERS IN American and Foreign Marble and Granite Monuments Get our prices on all kinds of Cemetery Goods, Curbing, Building Stone, &c. All work finished Ir rst-class style. West of Semones & Sons' Foundry, , UNION CITY TENN. Special Offer! Under a special clubbing arrangement with the pub lishers, we are enabled to offer to our readers Be Nashville Tennessean and The Commercial ONE YEAR FOR $3.00 The Tennessean is the paper that has led and will continue to lead the fight for the homes of Tennessee, Strongly Democratic untrammeled by corporate inter estsit stands, and will stand, for that undying princi ple. THE PEOPLE SHALL RULE The Commercial gives you the local news; The Ten nessean gives you the news from all the world. 3.00 FOR BOTH PAPERS FOR A LIMITED TIME trr TX T. C1MLM MID-SUMMER Sale Opportunities to Obtain FOR ALL SUMMER. GOODS HAVE THE TOUCH OF OUR BLUE - PENCIL EVENT. WHITE SHIRT WAISTS for hot weather. Bargains at $ 1 .00, now to close 69c LADIES' READY - MADE GARMENTS Linen, Cotton and Muslin Suits, now to close . At Half Price HOT-WEATHER PRICES on all Wash Fabrics- White and v Printed Batiste, Linen, Cambric and Persian Lawns, White Dimities, Flaxons, etc. ALL MILLINERY, trimmed and untrimmed, at Half Price and Less Now is Your Opportunity for Summer Bargains. E. T. CUlRLIN DRY GOODS ' Mr. and Mrs. Frank Watts, of Nash- ille, were in the city this week visiting the country home of Mr. and Mrs W. M. Warterfield and Dr. and Mrs. War terfteld, who are temporarily located there. . Walter Casey, express messenger for the Southern1, on the M. & O., has ty phoid fever and has been very sick for three weeks. He is in St. Louis at a hospital. A late report says he is rest- ng well and improving slowly. Mr. and Mrs. Wright Hiebus' little babe, Mary Forte, was made very ill one day this week by drinking fly poison. A physician was called and prompt ac tion prevented serious results. The cause of the trouble was located after the doc tor came. t Coal Coke Wood Call Tel. 150. C. H. Sherrill, of raducah, was in the city Sunday visiting friends and relatives. He was accompanied home by his wife and little daughter, Edith, who have been guests at the home of Mrs. Sherrill 's parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. Shoffner, for some days. Little Ruth Gardner Johnson enter tained Monday evening in honor of Miss White and Miss Jernigan. Games were enjoyed until 5 o'clock when the din ing room, which had been prettily deco rated, had been thrown open, and re freshments, consisting of' ices, cream and cake and fruit were served. Everything dates from Dahnke's. W, H. Harris & Co. is the latest tyle of the firm with offices north of Alexander & Tisdale's in the National Harvester Building. The members are W. H. Harris and J. L. Ranson, who will be in the market this season for wheat and corn. A great deal of wheat, we are told, has already been sold. The acreage is not large in this county, but the yield is. extra good. So probably there will be an opportunity for hand ling a very liberal amount for ship ment. Dolphus Holder Released. Dolphus Holder, of this county, who was sentenced and has been serving a term in tlie penitentiary, was set free last week, getting a reduction of bis sentence of several months for good be havior. He was sentenced for three years. Boarding house on Court Square for rent. See W. G. Reynolds. Death of Sister. J. C. Burdick has returned from Clinton, Iowa, after having spent a few weeks there visiting his sister in sick ness and in death. Mrs. Barr died last Wednesday, and Mr. Burdki returned home the latter part of the wwfek. Heavy Bains. Unusually heavy rains fell in Obion County this week, doing much damage to growing crops in the lower sections. Dahnke brothers' fine farm at Crockett was overflowed and the crop of corn, which will almost hide a horse, 'was badly injured in fact almost ruined. Water was higher than has been seen at this season of the year-for years. For Sale Cheat). Gentle, reliable family horse, second hand buggy and harness, second-hand one-horse wagon and harness. Any or all for sale cheap. See 17-tf Dr. E. B. Little. The Parade on The Fourth. The Commercial reported the parade last week just as we saw it pass. All the occupants of the vehicles were not mentioned, and hence we overlooked the fact that the decorated vehicle, whose occupants were Misses Irene Davis and Floy Coble, also contained two other ladies, Miss Ruby Mays and Miss Claire Littleton. This vehicle was decorated under the direction of Miss Mays, and was furnished by her for the parade. The oversight was uninten tional. The vehicle occupied by Misses Sallie George Chambers and Katherine Flack was the Red Cross contribution to the parade, and it was also one of the leading features. That cool place Dahnke's. Smoot-Davis. Mr. Ben Smoot, formerly of Jackson and Miss Annie B. Davis, of Union City, were married Monday at Bebee, Ark. , and will continue to make their home there, where Mr. Smpot has a large plantation which he will run. The bride is a most charming young lady and very popular in her home town. The groom at one time made his home in our citv and has many friends here who will wish him and his fair bride much happiness through life. He is a 1 brother of Mrs. W. L. King, of Hays avenue, and has just returned from a visit here. Jackson Sun. Call 150 for coal of any kind.