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Mrs. Berrylull, Editor. Telephone 140. Kindly report M early as cod Mrs. D. N. Walker ave a charming receptioa Friday afternoon from 2 till 5 o'clock in honor of her son's bride, Mrs. Douglas Walker, nee Miss Neta Elizabeth Barrow, of Maringouin, La. The home was beautifully decorated in cut flowers and potted plants., Mrs. Ben Howard and Mrs. Dr. Carlton in in becoming house toilettes presided at the door. A punch bowl at the further end of the entrance hall was presided over by Misses Mary Wallace Haydon and Ada Moffett, the former in white chiffon stamped with rose buds and the latter wearing a pink and white laco frock. After being served at the punch bowl the many guests were ushered into the reception room where the receiving line of ladies stood. They were Mrs. D. N. Walker, Mrs. Douglas Walker, the latter looking charming in her bridal gown of white charmeuse and lace, Mrs. Hugh Harris, Mrs. Fulton How ard, Mrs. Jno. T. Walker and Mrs. Clarence Latimer, of Jackson. TtcfrashmenU were served in the dining room by waiters from Dahnke's cafe, under the - direction of Mrs. Dr. Blanton and Mrs. Herman Howard. "Ready Money. Do women love money more than men do? That must ba the fact, as hundreds of El Paso women say that it is true. The prize offered by the "Times" for essays on the subject has attracted many hundreds of answers, and the majority were from ladies of this city. Twelve box tickets to the EI Paso Theatre for Sunday evening.where ''Ready Money," a most pleasing drama, will be present ed. "Beady Money" is one of the most popular plays and the tickets awarded are very desirable. That the average woman Iove3 money more than the men do is the opinion of Mrs. K. P. Bransford, of 1417 Montana street, who voices her opinion in a most able manner. Her essay of about 200 words declares that money is the princi pal factor in the life of the average woman.' Her essay was accepted by the "Times" Contest Editor as the most complete and to'her goes the first prize of sis box seats to the El Taso Theatre Sunday evening, where herself and party will be guests of the "Times" and en joy one or the best comedy dramas that has ever been produced in this city. Anna Leach, residing at 1215 Boule vard, will receive second prize of 4 four box seats. Miss Leach also thinks that money is loved by the women more than it is by men. Miss Leach has written an excellent essay on the subject. The third prize of two box seats was awarded to Leon Frederick Strelitz, of this city. Mr. Strelitz is employed at the Popular Dry Goods Company and meets hundreds of ladies daily. He also agrees that wuuioa as a rule care far more for money than men do. El Paso (Tex.) Times. - Death at Jordan. ' Hickman, Ky., Oct. 20. Mrs. Sarah Jane Evans died at her home at Jordan, several miles south of Hickman, after a long illness, death resulting from in firmities of old age. She was 71,years old. She was the mother of 11 chil dren, six of whom survive her, and a large number of grandchildren. She was one of tho best known and most highly respected ladies of that vicinity. E THE OLD RELIABLE GROCER -TWO GOOD LINES- Chase & Sanborn's Teas and Coffees f THE VERY BEST THE WORLD AFFORDS , Golden Gate Teas and Coffees FRESH MEAT MARKETTHE BEST Meat, Flour, Sugar, Coffee Everything:! All handled in an up-to-date, sanitary manner. No order too large. No order too small. E. P. GRLStSOM; Phones 204-230 Washington Ave. UNION CITY GIN COMPANY is in the market : for all . t : ; COTTON grown in this section at the highest market price. : Dealers in all Kind of Cotton Seed Products, Meal, Hulls and CaHe. TELEPHONES Gin Residence 96 514 F. 1."V P I X T M A N General Manager Chapter 651 louse Bill No. 92 (By Mr. McDade.) A Rill to be entitled "An Act to amenc the charter of Kives, Tenn., being Chapter. 153 of the Acts of the uen eral Assembly of the State of Ten nessee for 1905, and entitled 'An Act to incornorate the town of Rives and define its rights and powers,' so as to change the boundaries thereof; ana so as to authorize the said town to issue interest-bearing coupon bonds up to an amount not exceeding $ 10, 000, and to provide for their pay- inent." Section 1. Be it exacted by the Gen eral Assembly of the State of Tennes see, That Chapter lo3 of the Acts of 1905. entitled as set forth in the cap tion hereof, be, and it is, hereby so amended as to strike out an or section 12 (twelve) of said Act and bo as to in sert in lieu thereof the following: "Sko. 12. Be it further enacted, That the boundaries of the incorpora tion of the town of Rives shall be as follows: Beginning at the northeast cor ner of the new concrete bridge oi tue Illinois Central Railroad over Houser Creek, running thence west to a point in J. B. Caudle's held nortti oi ana on a direct line with the hedge row that runs north and south through the late W. H. Caldwell's estate; thence south with this line to the northeast corner of T. P. Palmer's field: thence continuing south across the tracks of the Illinois Central Railroad to a point in a line with the ditch on the north side of the public road dividing the lands of W. L. Clemmons and lands of Dr. E. H. White from the town of Rives; thence past ulnnir this ditch to the Mobile and Ohio Railroad tracks and crossing said tracks to the east margin of saia Mo bile and Ohio Railroad right of way; north with the east margin of said railroad right of way to the north west corner of W. L. Ulemmous neia, thence east 400 feet with the north line of said Clemmons' field; thence north to Houser Creek ; thence in a nortneriy direction with the meanderings of said creek to the point of beginning." Sec. 52. Be it further enacted, mat tli a aairi town of Rives, in its corporate capacity, be, and it is, hereby author ized to issue, by and tnrougn its tsoara of Mayor and Aldermen, interest-bearing coupon bonds, up to and not exceed ing ten thousand dollars, for the pur pose hereinafter designated, which said bonds shall be signed by the Mayor and Recorder of said town, and its corpor ate seal shall be affixed thereto; and the coupons attached to said bonds shall be signed by said Mayor and Recorder, or their names may be lithographed theie on; said bonds to be known and desig nated as the "School Bonds of the Town of Rives." Sue. 3. Be it further enacted, That said bonds shall be issued in denomina tions of not less than $100 nor more than $1,000, and shall run for a period of not more than thirty years from the date of issuance thereof, as the Board of Mayor -and Aldermen may deter mine; and said bondsshall bear a rate of interest not to exceed six (6) per cent per annum, payable at such periods as the said Board may by ordinance de termine, said interest to be' evidenced by the coupons aforesaid attached to said bonds. The said bonds and inter est Shall be payable in lawful money of the United States, the place of pay ment to be designated by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. The said bonds may be issued and sold by said Board of Mayor and Aldermen of Rives at such times and in such amounts as they may determine by ordinance; provided, however, that no such bonds shall be sold for less than their par value, plus the accrued interest thereon. Sec. 4. Be it further enacted, That said bonds shall be issued and the pro ceeds thereof used by the said Board of Mayor and Aldermen of Rives for the purpose exclusively of constructing, building," furnishing, and equipping a public school building in and for said town of Rives. Sec. 5. Be it further enacted, That the Mayor and Aldermen of Rives shall each year levy a special tax on all taxa Lle property of said town to provide a sinking fund with which to pay and re ill bonds at or before maturity and to pay the interest thereon as it be comes due and payable; provided, tnat said special tax shall in no event exceed fifty cents (50 cents) on each one hun dred dollars of taxable property as evi denced by the tax lists ot said town. I tar shall be levied and collected as other taxes of said town of Rives are levied and collected; and the said sinking fund shall be kept separate and apart from the other general or special funds of said town, and shall be used, together with the interest thereon nrrriiincr if loaned nut as hereinafter provided, exclusively for the purpose of paying, redeeming, and retiring saw bonds and the interest thereon. The said Board of Mayor and Aldermen may from time to time invest any part of said sinking fund as may be then nppiimiiliited or of the general funds of the town arising from taxation, as they may deem expedient and wise, in the said bonds at a price not to exceed the par value thereof and the accrued inter est, or they may loan the said sinking fund at interest until the said Bonus shall mature or become subject to re demption; provided, however, that whenever such bonds of the town are purchased or invested in by the said Rnnrrt nf Mavor and Aldermen, thev shall cancel and retire the same in reg ular or special session of the said iwara, and such bonds so retired and canceled shall not be reissued. Sec. G. Be it further enacted, That before any bonds shall be issued and sold under the authority of this Act. and as condition precedent thereto, the Board of Mayor and Aldermen oi luves shall first, tmsa an ordinance, specifying thereiu the amount of bonds proposed dLoi.l. hiilW, ami Mi llIlL For v WOMEN MISSES LL that is most attractive for the Winter outfitting of women and girls. All the latest creations at moderate prices. Our Suit stock is now as complete with garments as new and snappy as at the opening of the season. ! ' 1 These possess all the newness and style capable of being put into high-grade garments. A great variety of styles, colors and materials at $12.50, $15.00, $17.50, $20.00, $25.00, $30.00 ft J .V COMJM IACISOM Ladies' Wear Exclusively in to be issued and directing an election to be held by the qualified voters of said town as to the issuance of said bonds. The said election shall be held by the Election Commissioners for Obion County, in conformity with the laws of the State of Tennessee governing regu lar elections held in said town for mu nicipal officers, and all persons qualified to vote for Mayor and Aldermen of Rives shall be entitled to vote in said election. The ballots shall have printed on them the words "For Bonds" and the words "Against Bonds," and each ballot cast in said election having a cross mark (X) opposite the words "For Bonds" shall be deemed to be a vote in favor of the issuance of said bonds, and each ballot cast in said election having a cross mark opposite the words "Against Bonds" shall he deemed to be a vote against the issuance of said bonds. And if a majority of the votes cast in said election shall be in favor of the issu ance of said bonds, the same shall be issued, but not otherwise; provided, however, that in case a majority of the votes in any such election shall be against the proposed bond issue, such bond issue in the same or in a different amount may be submitted to the voters of said town by the said Board of Mayor and .Aldermen in like manner, after sixty days shall have elapsed from the date of the said first election. Sec. 7. Be it further enacted, That the expenses of said elections shall be paid by the Mayor and Aldermen of Rives out of the general funds of the city. - Sec. S. Bo it further enacted, That such parts of all laws as may be in con flict with the provisions of this Act be, and the same are, hereby repealed, and that this Act take effect from and after its passage, the public welfare requir ing it. Passed September 20, 1913. W. M. Stanton, , Speaker of the House of Represent atives. c Newton H. White, Speaker of the Senate. Approved September 26, 1913. Ben W. Hooi'KR, Governor. TURKEYS WANTED Also other kinds of poultry. We buy 12 months in the year. Call us over phone or come to see us when in town. oct3-3m W. G. Reynolds. IUST my ceive: THIS WEEK Two cars Lehigh Cement. One car Kosmos Portland Cement. One car St. Louis Fire Brick. One car Fresh Lime. Also have complete stock of Crushed Rock, Sand, Plaster, Fire Clay, Fire Bricks, Etc. EDWARD AMHERST OTT. Tho popular lectures which Edward Amherst Ott Is giving on the Lyceum platform are bearing fruit In the way of advanced legislation for the better ment of the American people. Ilia lecture on "Sour Grapes," which treats of marriage and. divorce, bos been, given nearly 2,000 times. In one of the states where it was given the leg islator who introduced a reform mar riage bill said he got bla inspiration to do so ffom hearing Mr. Ott's lecture. But, whether he delivers this lecture or one of his other subjects, he is al ways alike forceful, entertaining and Inspiring. lie has appeared before more than 3,000 audiences in America, and more than 2,500 copies of hi I ' We have the men competent to do any and all kinds of Brick and Cement Work. Br ansford"' & Sons Phone 491 EDWARD AMHERST OTT. books have been sold. American au diences can scarce get enough of thin man and his purposeful oratory. Every lecture should answer one of the fundamental inquiries of the mind. If a lecture is also humorous and high ly entertaining, so much the better. Although known as the purposefil orator and author, Mr. Ott combine much of humor and entertainment in each of his lectures. In 1910 Mr. Otto appeared at the orig inal New York Chautauqua in two lec tures. For two year Mr. Ott wa prtMldent of the International Lyceum Association, and he has done much for the Lyceum and Chautauqua move ment in general throughout the coun try. . . y Edward Amherst Ott will appear at Reynolds Theatre in Union City Monday night, Nov. 3, under the auspices of the L e 6 n Idas Polk, Chapter, U. D. C A call for 150 brings ihe coal wag,W Union City Ice & Coal Co.