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j V f FREMONT. 'Mrs. James Abernatby is od the sick I ist. Prof. Glover Ferrill is at Memphis at tending the State Normal. Mr. Allen Matbis had a flight stroke of paralysis last week and is still con fined to bis bed. Miss Grace Moore visited old bom friends here last week. We are sorry to report Warren Cald well still very sick. A large crowd of young people en joyed a musical at tbe home of Mrs Joe McCoonell last Saturday nigbt. Prof. Newt Williams and family called on friends in Fremont Tuesday after noon en route home from Union City. Mrs. Albert Duty and children, of St. Louis, are here on a visit to Mrs Duty's sister, Mrs. Sadie Caldwell. Mr. and Mrs. Will Caldwell have re turned from a week's visit to relatives near Portageville, Mo. Mr. Joe Green spent several days last week with his son, Robert, near Ridge- ly, Lake County. Charlie CaldweH bas returned from Blytheville, Ark., where be went on a prospecting trip. He reports the crops there considerably damaged on account of the dry weather. Mibs Mexie Cloar visited her uncles, Messrs. Walter and Frank Buchanan, at Helena, Ark., last week. , Mr. Junas Caldwell, of Manila, Ark., is here on a visit to relatives. Misa Elsie Caldwell begins school at , Old Republican next Monday. Prof. Frank Caldwell begins school at Hamp . ton and Miss Leila Reeves begins school at this place the 27th. We hope all the parents still remember that the com pulsory school law is still on and will have their children ready for school next Monday. Violet. Frying Chickens 35c to 50c Each " Means millions of dollars annually to the poultry growers of the United States. A big hen will bring a dollar, $12.00 for a dozen. JJse B. A. Thomas Poultry Remedy and grow bigger chick ens get more eggs. Guaranteed to cure " and nrevent chicken cholera by if rank C Wehman. advt TROY. Miss 'Anna Gordon, of Nashville, is l visiting her aunt, Mrs. Maggie Harris V Mr. Claud Andrews, of Union City, was here Sunday. - Mr.. Halbert Stovall was in Obion Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Em'Bennett, of Pulaski, Tena., are visiting Mr. Bennett's broth er. Mr. John Bennett. , Mr. Davy Crockett and son, Paul Smith, were in Union City Monday. Messrs. Paul Brice and Roy Watts, of Union City, were Troy visitors Sunday. Mr. Joe McCracken, of LaGrange, Ark., is here visiting bis parents. C. L. Moffatt, of Tullahoma, is here this week mingling with old friends. While playing with some boy com panions Tuesday Harry Nichols had his arm broken. - Mr. Youree Toombs, who has been in the hospital, .is at home again. Ice Cream Supper An ice cream supper will be given at tbe park in Union City .on Saturday night, July 18,' by the Young Ladies' Missionary Society of the Methodist Church. The public is cordially solicit ed to be present. NORTHSIDE. The drouth continues with unabated .fury. Almost equal the one of 1874 Willie Wright, of Dyersburg, visited relatives here Saturday and Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Bob Carutbers visited Mr. Carutbers' sister at Memphis last week.. . t y. . Elihu Long writes us that a great -deal of rain has fallen at Amorilla, Texas, recently. Cottage prayer meeting was conducted last week at the home of Mr. Lee Brans lord., This, week it will be held at the home of Mr. Usry on Thursday. Mrs. Mary Carter and sister visited Nashville recently. On Wodnesday, the 8th inst., Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Long spent the day ' with Dr. and Mrs. E. M. Long, it being Mr. Long's seventieth birthday. He was treated' to a pleasant surprise by bis loving children who could not be present on the occasion. - After a very pleasant visit to her friend, Miss Jessie Whitesell, Miss Tay lor has returned to her home. ' Communication of recent date reports Miss Birdie Caruthers convalescing nicely from an operation for appendi citis. Her friends are happy to know that she will be able to return home very soon. ... - . Slaughter Long k conducting a suc cessful meeting at Brownsville. ' Sorry to report Mrs. Dock Carter very much iudisposed at this writing. Mr. and Mrs. Long visited Mrs. Harelson last week. They found her able to be up and was very cheerful in-! deed. She has been sick more than a year. Little Miss Pauline Reeves, cf State Liue, spent a pleasant visit with her sister last Sunday. Lady Reader. RIVES. The drouth is yet unbroken. Rye futures are being taken freely. Misses Ida Spikes and Sarah Taylor are visiting in Number Seven. T. C. Callicott is taking tbe water and baths at Dawson for chronic rheuma tism. . A new use for political platforms bas been set by President Wilson in retir ing to bis summer home during the suffrage delegation call. Mrs. Dickerson, of Texas, is a gueat this week of Mrs. T. J. -Bonner. Mrs. Hal Cotton and children are at home from Covington. Mrs. Mary Welsh, in bad health for several years, died Friday morning in the home of Henry Barker west of town. Mrs. Welsh was near 65 years old at death and inearly life placed her membership in the C. P.Cburch. Sat urday morning funeral services were conducted in the Pleasant Hill church by Rev. J. N. Bryson, of Union City. Immediate relatives are a son, Ed Welsh, and two daughters, Mrs. Homer Craver and Mrs. Joe Thomson, and a sister, Mrs. W. P. Morris. MesdameS Ike Carter and Calhoun, of Blytheville, Ark., are guests of Mrs. Ora Pylcsff Miss Sadie Fry, of Fulton, is the guest of Miss Hattie Mai Clemmons. Mr. and Mrs. Craver and the Misses Tidrow, of Obion, were week-end guests of Mrs. Henry Barker. That, the Federation of Women's Clubs,, in their recent Chicago biennial meet, declared for woman suffrage is said to be the largest wedge yet entered, Sherrill Clemmons, of St. Louis, is at home for a vacation. Miss Ellen Guy is recovering from an attack of .bilious fever. Dr. E. H. White has been afflicted with asthma for several days. Prof, and Mrs. S. B. Hays and chil dren spent Monday in Union City. - J. D. Palmer, of Union City, was a Wednesday guest of Dr. Palmer. 0. H. Clemmons made a trip to Cairo Wednesday. Mr. Clemmons accom panied his daughter, Miss Mildred, who goes to Charleston,. Mo., for an extend ed visit with her aunt,' Mrs. Jennie Lat imer. Mrs. J. W. Thome and daughter, Miss Pauline, were inUnion City Wednes day shopping. Paul Newtdn, of Cairo, has been in town several days on important busi ness. Misses Hattie Mai and Minnie Starnes were in town Wednesday. Mrs. Hubert Shore visited in Union City Wednesday. Mr. and Mrs. Knox Harper received some ten couples of th&r friends Wed nesday afternoon late. Near 6 o'clock an inviting repast was served on tbe lawn a la Gypsy: Our union, tent meeting begins the fourth Sabbath morning, only a few days off now. Rev. W. T. Logan, of Wister, Okla., a minister of the Cum berland Presbyterian denomination and a revivalist of wide renown, will con- duct tbe services with Mr. Stockton, leader of the choir service. Rev. Logan and Mr. Stockton will arrive Friday, the 24th, and desire singers from all denominations to congregate at the tent Friday at 7:30 p. m, for choir practice We have a new tent which will be placed back of the C. P. Church. Make your arrangements to come and be benefited by gospel service and song. The regular July meeting of the W. C. T. U. will be reserved as a red letter and social day by spending tbe day pic nicking. A short L. L. L. program has been arranged for morning hour. The Buds of Promise and the Troy union are invited guests. Wednesday Mr. and Mrs. Tom Harris, accompanied by their sister, Missie Har ris, motored through to their home in Waverly. Leonidas Polk Chapter. On Thursday, July 23, at 5 o'clock there will be a meeting of Leonidas Polk Chapter, U. D. C, in the Park. All members are urged to be present, as there are several matters of impor tance to be considered. We are anx ious to use the profits from tbe next Lyceum Course for something of ad vantage to Union City. Also we wish to determine who is to be the recipient of the Training School scholarship. Beef 1 7 Cents a Pound. ' ft nnvs to take care of your cattle and to sea that they grow rapidly and keep healthy. Don't let them run until the inspector comes along and condemns hnrd. R. A. Thomas', Stock Rem- edy'is guaranteed for Horses, Cattle and Sheep. Be sure you get a. a. iuomas . Ask Frank C. Wehman. advt Logan Female College Russellville, Kentucky. Fifty-eighth Annual Session opens September 16, 1914. - Standard Junior College Course. Superior Departments of Music, Art and Expression. Teachers trained in best colleges, universities and conservatories. Director of Music studied in Berlin. Dormitory accommodations for conveniences steam heat, electric cold water on all floors. Perfect Well equiped laboratory, large halls, and beautiful auditorium. Small classes enable us to give the individual student than is possible in the larger schools. We give the most careful attention to the home life of our pupils, planning for their health, happiness and comfort. The moral and religious at mosphere of the school is unexcelled. Boarding patronage has in- creased'235 per cent since 1910., superior advantages now offered by Our rates are very reasonable. Write for illustrated catalog and other attractive literature to-day. J. W. REPASS, A The Reelfoot Interurban. Mr. E. B. Stribbling, of Nashville, has been in the citytbe past week. Mr. Stribbling has had considerable experience in promoting and building electric lines in Tennessee and came here to investigate tbe proposed line from Gibbs to Samburg. His company ad heard of tbe work, such as sur veys, right-of-way, etc., aouu wjuic years ago and sent Mr. Stribbling to investigate. He has talked to business men and has met with the Business Men's Club. He talks fair and reason able and his proposition is most feasible and practical. He is merely investigat ing prospective sections hereabouts and that is what he is here for. He pro posed to give the -situation a thorough looking over and actual expense money was all he expected while he was on the job, which woulil be small, and the club agreed to his proposition and be is now going over the routes surveyed hereto fore, notiug the condition of the coun try, kind of soil, number of inhabi tants, etc. When be completes bis work he makes a report to the syndi cate, and if feasible, they send the en gineers at their own expense. If an electric line from Gibbs to Samburg would pay, we get it some day. We think it will pay. . , . Well Curbing. I have for sale complete stock of glazed tile made especially for well curbing. R. M. Whipple, lS-tf Union City, Tenn. Death of Mrs. R. L Crutchfield. Mrs. R. L. Crutchfield died at her home in this city yesterday morning after a few days illness. A few days ago she went to the garden to do some work with the hoe, and fell, supposedly with a sunstroke. She was unconscious until death. She bad been operated on at the Nailling Hospital a few weeks be fore for twin tumor, but had practically recovered her strength. Deceased was 45 years of age and leaves a husband who is employed with the M. & O. R. R. as brakeman, and a daughter, Miss Ruth, 13 years of age. Mrs. Crutchfield was a member of tbe Methodist Church, and esteemed by her neighbors for many good qualities of mind and heart. , ' Balled Out Col. Will Watts and bis invincibles lost three games or thereabouts at Rip ley, but the Ripley people were so' kind that the Union City bunch felt like staying and joining the Ripley team in a game at Halls. 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Leather Work a Specialty Box Couches Made to Order. Telephone 438. 1 Good Woman Dies. , "At the family home about three miles east of Rives, in Number Seven, yester day morning at 6 o'clock, surrounded by her loved ones, Mrs. Alexander, wife of James J3. .Alexander, breathed, her last. She bad, been sick a long time with cancer and bad borne her suffer ings patiently and without a murmur as only a good Christian mother can. She was about 55 years of age at tbe time of ber death and lived a useful life, a kind companion and a tender, loving mother; was loved and highly respected by all who knew her. She leaves a husband and six chil dren, two sons and four daughters, Mrs. Lula Vaughn, Number Seven; Mrs. Bettie Shivelle, of Nashville; Mrs. Rush Bartlett, of Kentucky; Mrs. Connie Dyer, of Union City; Reece Alexander, of Union City; and Sinkler Alexander, single, who lived with his parents. One son died in Mississippi about three years ago. She was a member of tbe Christian Church, having joined in early youth and hers wad a consistant Christian life The funeral was Conducted from the Berea Christian Church this morning (Friday) at 9 o'clock by Rev. John R, Williams, of Hornbeak. - - To the bereaved family The Commer cial offers its tenderest sympathy. DEEDS, NOT WORDS. Union City People Have Absolute Proof of Deeds at Home. It's not words but deeds that prove true merit. The deeds of Doan's Kidney Pills, For Union City kidney sufferers, , . Have made their local reputation. Proof lies in tbe testimony of Union City people. - Mrs. H. T. Dunn, 417 E. Exchange street. Union City, Tenn., says: "I of ten felt dizzy and nervous and my back and head ached badly. In the morn ing when I got up I was all tired "out and I knew that my kidneys were out of order. The results of using Doan's Kidney Pills were highly satisfactory. They relieved me almost at once and gradually the trouble left until I was well. My experience bas been bo satis factory that I recommend Doan's Kid ney Pills to anyone having trouble from kidney disorders. " Price 50c, at all dealers. Don't sim ply ask for a kidney remedy get Doan's Kidney Pills the same that Mrs. Dunn had. Foster-Milburn, Props., Buffalo, N. Y. advt WANTED To buy a farm in Obion County. Write or call on us at once. HoESEB-TrrrswoETH Land & Arc-nox Company. 14-tf OBION. , Miss Gladys Maloney returned last Tuesday from Chicago, 111., where she has been visiting relatives for the past six weeks. Mrs.. W. F. Barry, daughter and son, Bernice and Will F., of Jackson, are visiting the former's brother, Esq. E. N. Moore, near Glass this week. Mrs. G. W. Nolen returned Monday from a visit to ber mother, Mrs. Priest, at Rutherford. Mrs. D. L. Craig, of Covington, is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Forister, this week. Miss Una Boone, of Elbridge, was here Monday en route to Union City to attend the Teachers' Institute. Mrs. Don Ledbetter is visiting rela tives at Trenton this week. Kyle Baker and wife and W. G. Baker and wife spent Sunday near Rives with relatives. Miss Mattie Lowe is visiting in Mar tin this week. Mrs. Don Williams, of Jackson, is tbe guest of relatives here this week. F. D. Hobbs and wife, of Dyersburg, were guests of F. H. Foote and wife Sunday. H. C. Davidson and family will leave Friday for Hot Springs, Ark., to spend a few weeks. v Prof. W. M. Freed, of Zion, was here Monday en route to Dawson. T. J.Timmons, of Thompson.Station, is visiting friends and relatives in and around Obion this week. Curlin Wall left Sunday for Memphis, where he will enter a business college. Miss Clara Starnes, of near town, is attending the Teachers 'Institute at Un ion City this week. . Mrs. W.. C. Smith, of Rives, visited ber sister, Mrs. N. N. Tucker, last week. J. S. Cox and wife spent Sunday with the former's sister, Mrs. R. P. Milner, of Mason Hall. ' Owen Walker, Clarence Fentress and Herman McClure went to Ripley Mon day to play ball with tbe Union City team against the Ripley boys. Earl D. Samburg, of Nashville, spent the first part of the week with friends in the city. Reid Goulder and wife, of Gibbs, spent Sunday in Obion, the guests of the lat ter's mother, Mrs. N. B. Rutledge. Mesdames Anderson Dean, E. W. Parks and Miss Lesta Pierce motored over to Union City Monday. Jewel Townsley returned home Sun day from a three week's visit to friends and relatives at Gibbs. Still At It. "If perseverance counts for anything that kid of mine will amount to some thing in life." "How now?" "We took all his explosives away from him. Now he's trying to see what he can do with" his mother's face pow der." " M TUT iiiu jLyji.- The Ice Cream Specialist ' nn i i ' iaa The Lady Who Entertains k Will always find that for a Card Party, Dinner Party, Reception Luncheon, or just the entertainment of a. guest or two Dahnke's Velvet ice Cream ICES OR SHERBETS will help wonderfully. All styles and flavors. Special moulds. Delivered just when you want it ... Dahnke's Cream Bread Wrapped in wax-paper wrappers. No dust. No dirt No germs. No trouble to have the wagon stop at your home. Phone 109 Union City - 1 Li - fK"d "4i ::k'ui LUMBER SUPPLIES for new buildings sometimes tax our resources to the utmost hut we never yet have been found wanting. Our stock is constandy replenished with the best grades that can possibly be demanded by the most ex acting builder. . lip G!TY LUIBERCO. T. R. REYNOLDS, Proprietor Phono 285 Massey Sella to Moose. T. R. Massey has sold his business house and fixtures, pool tables and com plete outfit" in Union City to the Union City Lodge Loyal Order of Moose. The trade was made Wednesday. Mr. Mas sey thereby retires from business and gives bis whole attention to his farm, while the Moose Lodge will make club rooms and headquarters in their own building. The Moose members will ar range and furnish their rooms in an at tractive manner, and they will have convenient quarters for meetings and leisure hours. LOST Ladies' brooch, center stono (absent), set with 120 pearls. $5.00 re ward. Return to Annie Lee Owen (col.) S20 East Matthews St. ltpd FOR SALE Six-room house with bath and electric lights, located on Mor gan street. Everything in good repair. Will sell cheap if sold at once, on long and easy terms. For particulars see 16-4t O. P. Bisuop. WANTED. A nice couple to occupy furnished room or rooms for the sum mer. Modern conveniences. Rent reasonable. Apply at 717 Main street, or call phone 621. Get an e rolu PORCH SHADES at Ligon Furniture Co.'s C. G. Nay lor, Manager. TVf U flam??