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Mrs. Berrybill, Editor. Telephone 140. Kindly report early u con lenient. Mrs. D. N. Walker gave a-charming reception Friday afternoon from 2 till 5 o'clock in honor of her son's bride, Mrs. Douglas Walker, nee MLss Neta Elizabeth Barrow, of Maringouin, La. The home was beautifully decorated ia 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 tho further end of tVio ontranfA liall nrpsiiled over bv Misses Mary Wallace Haydon and Ada Moffett, the former in white chiffon stamped with rose buds and the latter wearing a pink and white lace frock. After being served at the punch bowl the many guests were ushered into the reception room where tho 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. Refreshments 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 be 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 El Paso Theatre for Suuday evening, where "Ready Money," a most pleasing drama, will be present ed. "Ready Money" is one of the most popular plays and the tickets awarded are very desirable. That the average woman loves money more than the men do is the opinion of Mrs. It. 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 liie 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 six box seats to the El Taso Theatre Sunday evening, where herself and party will be guests of the "Times" and en joy one of the best comedy dramas that has ever been produced in this city. Anna Leach, residing at 1215 Boule vard, will receive second prize of four box seats. Miss Leach also thinks that money is loved by the women more than it is by men. Miss Leach has written au, 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 ladie3 daily. lie also agrees that women as a rule care far more for money than men do. El Taso (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 the best known and most highly respected ladies of that vicinity. E.P.GW THE- OLD RELIABLE GROCER Golden Gate Teas and Coffees -TWO GOOD LINES- Chase & Sanborn's Teas and Coffees THE VERY BEST THE WORLD AFFORDS FRESH MEAT MARKET- THE 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. GRI550M Phones 204-230 Washington Ave. UNION CITY GIN COMPANY is in the market for all COTTON grown in this section at the highest . market price. Dealers in all Kind of Cotton Seed Products, Meal, Hulls and CaKe. TELEPHONES Gin Residence 96 514 F. L. P I T T M A N General Manager Chapter 65 House Bill No. 92. (By Mr. McDade.) A Bill to be entitled "An Act to amend the charter of Rives, Tcdo., being Chapter 153 of ttie Acts of the len eral Assembly of the IState of Ten nessee for 1905, and entitled 'An Act to incorporate the town of Rives and define its rights and powers,' so as to change the boundaries thereof; and 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 ment." v Skctiox 1. Be it exacted by the Gen eral Assembly of the State of Tennes see, That Chapter 153 of the Acts of 1905, entitled as set forth in the cap tion hereof, be, and it is, hereby so amen dpd as to strike out all of Section 12 (twelve) of said Act and so as to in sert in lieu thereof the following: "Sec. 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 of the Illinois Central Railroad over Houser Creek, running thence west to a point in J. B. Caudle's field north of and on a direct line with the hedge row that runs north and south through the late V. II. Caldwell's estate; thence south with this lice 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 tne nortn siae oi we public road dividing the lands of W. L. Clemmon3 and lands of Dr. E. H. Whitn from the town of Rives; thence cast along this ditch to the Mobile and Ohio Railroad tracks and crossing saia tracks to the east margin or saia Mo bile and Ohio Railroad right of way; fhonnn north with the east margin of said railroad right of way to the north west corner of W. L. Ulemmons neia; thence east 400 feet with the north line of said Clemmons' field; thence north to Hnnser Creek: thence in a nortneriy direction with the meanderings ol said creek to the point of beginning." Sec. 2. Be it furtber enactea, inai Hia Raid town of Rives, in its corporate capacity, be, and it is, hereby author ized to issue, by and tnrougn us tsoaru 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, ana its corpor ate seal shall be affixed thereto; and the coupons attached to said bond3 shall be signed by said Mayor and Recorder, or their names may be lithographed there on; said bonds to be known and desig nated as the "School Bonds of the Town of Rives." Sec. 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 perioas 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 ppy ment to be designated by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. The said bonds may be issued and sold by said Board nf Mavor and Aldermen of Rives at such times and in such amounts as they may determine by ordinance; troviuea, however, that no such bonds shall be sold for less than their par value, plus the accruod interest thereon. Sec. 4. Be it further enacted, That said hnnri shall be issued and the pro ceeds thereof used by the said Board of Mayor and Aldermen ol Kives ior tne purpose exclusively of constructing, huilrlino furnishing, and eauiPDine a public school building in and for aaid town of Rives. " Kn. 5. To it further enacted. That tbe Mayor and Aldermen of Rires shall each year levy a special tax on ail taxa- Ha nrnnorfv nf Raid town to Drovide a sinlcinff fund with which to Dav and re duce said bonds at or before maturity and to pay the interest thereon as it te r nines dun and navable: Provided, that said special tax shall in no event exceed fiftv cents (50 cents) on each one hun dred dollars of taxable property as evi denced by tho tax lists of said town. Said special tax shall be levied and collected as other taxes of said town of Tfivps are Ipvind 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 accruing if loaned out as hereinaiter provided, exclusively for the-purpose of paying, redeeming, and retiring said bonds and the interest thereon. The said Board of Mayor and Aldermen mav from time to time invest anv Part of said sinkihe fund as mav be then accumulated or of the general funds of the town arising from taxation, as tney mav deem exnedient. 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 tbe said bonds shall mature or become subject to re demption; provided, however, that whpnpver such hond of the town are purchased or invested in by the said Boaru of Mayor ana Aiaermen, tney shall cancel and retire the same in reg-, nlar or snecial session of the said Board. and such bonds so retired and canceled shall not be reissued. , Sec 6. Be it further enacted. That hoforn anv' homls shall he isHiied and sold under the authority of this Act, and as condition precedent tnereto, the Roard of Mavor and Aldermen of Rives iliall first pass an ordinance, specifying therein the amount oi oonas proposea f SMART, MEW, FALL Anil For WOiMEN MISSES pLL, 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. L" 1 i 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 COMJM JACKSON Ladies' Wear Exclusively to be issued and directing an election to be held bv the Qualified voters of said town as to the issuance of said bonds. The said election shall be held by tho 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," und 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 tbe expenses of said elections shall be paid by the Mayor and Aldermen of Rives out of the general funds of tbe city. ' Sec. 8. Be 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. Newton H. White, Speaker of the Senate. Approved September 26, 1913. Ben W. Hooper, 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. UST RECEIVE, 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. We have the men competent to do any and all kinds of Brick and Cement Work. T. L. Bransford Sons Phone 491 EDWARD AMHERST OTT. The 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. His lecture on "Sour Gropes," which treaU of marriage and divorce, has been given nearly 2,000 times. In ono of the states where it was given the leg islator who introduced a reform mar riage bill said he got his inspiration to do so from hearing Mr. Ott's lecture. . But, whether he delivers this lecture ' or one of his other subjects, he ia al ways alike forceful, entertaining and inspiring. He has appeared before more than 3,000 audiences In America, and more than 2,500 copies of hU V 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 tbe mind. If a lecture is also humorous and high ly eutertainlng, so much the better. Although known as the purposeful orator and author, Mr. Ott combine inucb of humor and entertainment In each of his lectures. In 1910 Mr. OttoiiprMxir! at the orig inal New York Chautauqua In two lec tures. For two years Mr. Ott was president of the International Lyceum Association, and be has done much for the Lyceum and Chautauqua move ment in general throughout the coun try. ; ; Edward Amherst Ott will appear at Reynolds Theatre in Union City Monday night, Nov. 3, under the auspices of the Leon id as Polk. Chapter, U. D. C. A call for 150 briers tbe coal wazonj Union City Ice & Coal Co..