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LOCAL AND PERSONAL
Mr. Lee Maddox, of Number Seven,
was here Monday.
J. T. McAmis, of Knoxville, was here
Sunday as a visitor. .,','.
' J. S. Koberts.of Moscow, was a Mon
day visitor in the city. ' -
J. A. Whipple was a business visitor
to Hickman Monday.
Dr. David J. Pratber and wife have
located in Washington City.
, Mr. and Mrs. Howard Moffett are
spending the holidays in the city.
Judge and Mrs. F. W. Moore are here
from Nashville to spend the holidays.
E. 0. Mozeley and J. D. Eogers, State
Line and Hickman, were in the city
Miss Loreta May was a visitor in Troy
Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. P.
Mrs. J. F. Dawson, of the Mount
Zion vicinity, was a visitor in the city
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Wilson and family
are located in the Stubbs home on Di
Mrs. Glenn Davis and baby, of Nash
ville, arrived Tuesday and will spend the
holiday season with Mrs. Davis' parents,
Jlr. and Mrs. Wheeler.
There is no need to suffer the ;
annoying, excruciating pain of
neuralgia; Sloan's Liniment laid
on gently will sootbe the aching
head like magic. Don't delay,
Try it at once.
Has Vfhmt Outan Say A '
"I hare been a aufferer with Nmralgf
for asreral yuan and bara tried different
Liniment. but Sloan's Liniment ia tfaa
best Liniment (or Neuralgia oo earth.
I havfl tried it iucfully it h.u Devet
fttiiod." f. II. WUham, Augusta, Ark,
Mr. BuiA C. Chtyptnl, InAtptnAmi,
Ho., vritt: "A friend of ours told ua
alout yoiur LicimpDt. We have been unin
it for 1 J yearn and think thera is nothing
Uk it. we una it oo ererythina, aoree.
J outa,burna,bmiitea,Krettrot,hoaJ.'u;)iea j
M without it. We tuiok It i Uw bast 1 1
iuuuaent made.! - I
fe the best remedy for rheumatism,
backache, sore throat and sprains.
' At all cEra, 25c
Send four cent in itampi for
I Dr. Earl S. Sloan, Inc. ;
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For sixty years Dr. Price's Cream Baking
Powder has been the standby of countless
housekeepers who have relied upon it for
healthful, home-baked food.
Dr. Price's contains no alum or lime phos
phate. There is never any question about
the absolute purity and healthfulness of the
food it raises.
It has stood the test of time. That is
why the best informed housewives will use
Cream cl Tartar No
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. W. C. Sowell, of the Mount Zion
country, was a business visitor in the
Mrs. C. C. Taylor, of Memphis, was
a visitor here this week in the nome of
Miss Carrie Catron.
Mrs. Lydia Williams, of the vicinity
of Sanders Chapel, was a shopper and
visitor in the city Saturday.
0. W. Stovall aud 8. F. Howard, of
Number Seven, were in the city Mon
day minting with first Monday crowd.
T. II. Farmer, of Martin, was a busi
ness visitor in the city last Friday with
the West Tennessee Wholesale Grocery
Co. . . r
Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Peery and daugh
ter. Miss Louisa, Miss Willie Tolk and
Mr. Walter Polk, of Polk, attended the
funeral of Miss Addie Gardner.'
Mrs. J. W. Scearce, MissSallie Crock
ett and Miss Lottie Bennett, of Troy,
were in the city Sunday attending the
funeral of Miss Addie Gardner.
W. R. Andrews, who has been en
gaged with his brother, R. L. Andrews
at Polk, in the poultry industry, had a
fine display of fine bred chickens here
Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Nichols were in
Troy Sunday visiting Mr. and Mrs. J
P. Nichols. ' The latter has been very
sick for a few days, but is reported to be
Former Sheriff T. J. Easter wood, of
Troy, was in the city Monday. Mr.
Easterwood is trimming his sails for
the Trustee's race, and we understand
there are numbers of candidates in the
The Ladies Aid of the Baptist Church
will have a bazaar at the Home Furni
ture Co. Btore Wednesday, Dec. 23, for
the benefit of the church, and the friends
of the church are especially solicited to
aid in the work. '
Wiring Post Office.
The Harrison Electric Company, of
this city, have been awarded the con
tract for the electric fixtures and wiring
in the new Government post office build
ing in Fulton. This contract is one of
the largest and best in the western part
of Kentucky and, the Union City peo
ple are well prepared to do the work.
Bransford & Andrews will set apart
10 per cent of their sales on Dec. 12 for
the benefit of the Methodist Church.
This is to help the ladies in their work
in securing funds for the new church,
and they will take a special interest in
making that a banner day for the store.
The percentage offered is on the regu
lar Hallmark prices, the specially low
prices made by that store, and the offer
ing is altogether a free contribution by
Bransford & Andrews.
Hogs Ten Cents.
You can't afford to lose them, they
are vrorth too much. Tou will not lose
them if you nse B. A) Thomas' Hog
Powder according to d!2ciions. It is
guaranteed to cure sick toga and keep
well ones from eUtingshk. Guaranteed
by Frjsis C, Wehcci
t Real Estate Transfers. -Walter
Howell to Howell Grain and
Feed Co., lot in No. 13, $5,000.
Myra Isbell to J. M. Isbell and wife,
one-sixth interest in 80 acres in No. 2,
Mose Glover and wife to J. M. Isbell
and wife, one-sixth interest in 80 acres
in No. 2, $550.
F. L. Cloar and Wife to J.: M. Isbell
Isbell and wife, one-sixth interest in 80
acres in No. 2, $550.
. H.B. Horner to J.B.D.Dean, two lots
in No. 5. $35.
Mrs. Fannie Wright to Mrs. Mattie
Roberson, one-third interest in lot in
No. 9, $300.
J. P. Swaira et al. to Tom Barnes et
al., lota in No. 16, $750. f :
J. W. Farmer to W. T. Horn, lot in
No. 16, $550. ' ;
R. II. Bond and wife to Mrs. Fannie
Wright, lot in No, 9, $900. J
J. H. Thompson to J. K. Dowdy,
land in No. 5, $450. f
L. S." Parks to E. W. Park? et al.,
one-third interest in 1,818 acres in Nos.
3 and 12, $30,000. ,
. Geo. B. Willis etal. to Hunter Elam,
two lots in No. 13, $1,500.
W. S. Boulton and wife to George
Barnes, lot in No. 16, $65.
J. G. Rogers to W. J. Harberson, lot
in N. 13, $3,000. f ,
Thos. H. Barnes et al., Nora Rober
son, Susie Morris, Ed Thomas et al.,
Geo. Phillips, to Chicago, St. Louis &
New Orleans R. R. Co., land in No. 16,
J. M. Nichols and wife to Mead Hoi
loman and wife, five acres in No. 11,
E. M. Long to Anna May Long, 1
lots in No. 13, $150. .
Lon Cunningham and wife to H. M.
Hudson and wife, 21 acres in No. 10,
74 YEARS OLD
Expected to Resign on Account
of Feebleness Gained
Strength and Twenty-four.
Pounds by Taking Vino!.
Corinth, Miss.: '! am a city tax
collector and seventy-four years of age.
I was in a weak, run-down condition so
that I became exhausted by every little
exertion. My druggist told me about
Vinol, and I decided to take it. In a
week I noticed confclerabl3 improve
ment; I continued its use and now I
have gained twenty pct-rda in weight,
and feel much stronger. I consider
Vinol a fine tonic to ereata strength for
old people." J, A. Fkics, Corinth,
Miss.. . . ;
As on grows old their organs act
more slowly and less affectaaJiy than in
youth, circulation is poor, the blood
gets thin, the appetite poor and diges
tion weak. Vinol, our delicious cod liver
and Iron tonic, is the ideal strenpthener
and body builder for old folks because
it creates a good healthy appetite,
strengthens digestion, enriches the
blood, improves circulation and in this
natural manner builds np, strengthens
and invigorates feeble, run-down, nerv
ous and aged people, and if it does not do
ail we Bay, we will pay bacfc your
Oliver's Red Cross Drug Store.
The seventy-fifth birthday of Mrs.
Berry Joyner was celebrated on Wed
nesday, Dec. 2," with a dinner and a
gathering of her relatives and friends
at her son-in-law's, Mr. Scott Wiley, at
the old Berry Joy5tr home. The din
ner, prepared by her daughter, Mrs.
Wiley (one of the best cooks in the
county), was one long to be remem
bered. The gathering of old friends
and neighbors was a social feature sel
dom equaled. v Mrs. Joyner is loved
by the entire community for her moth
erly Christian character, and but for
rheumatics is in good health.
One particular feature of dinner was
the age. of the twelve that sat at the
first table. They were W. Z. Masson
gill, Mrs. Callie Cartwright, Mrs. G. S.
Joyner, Sr., Mrs. Phillips, Mrs. Ellen
Wiley, Mrs. Mary Wade, - Mrs. Rida
Harper, Mrs. Dr. Harrison, Mrs. Berry
Joyner, Mrs. R. H. Joyner, Mr. and
Mrs. H. A Compton only oue under
60 years. One was 61, the other ten
were from 69 to 86. An average of the
twelve was 71, and aggregate of all 852
years. ' "
Those present, of the children, were:
Thos. Joyner and family, of Rives;
Mrs. Cartwright and daughter, of Un
ion City, and Mrs. Jack Latimer. The
relatives present were: Mrs. Dr. Harri
son, Mrs. R. II. Joyner, Mr. arid Mrs.
W. Z. Massengill, Dr. Bond and mother,
Mrs. John Joyner, all of Union City;
Mrs. G. 8. Joyner, Sr., Glen Joyner,
Mrs. Clifford Joyner and daughter,
Mrs. Sid Wiley and daughter. Others
present were: Mrs. Wiley, Mrs. Wade,
Mrs. Harper, Miss Campbell of Ken
tucky, Wade Wiley, Miss Ruth Wiley,
Mr. and Mrs. H. A. Compton and Dr.
Marriage Licenses. '
Clarence Voss and Irene Meader.
Tomp Young and Lillie Collins.
Jas. L. Simrell and Emma Mathis.
Herman Edmiston and Clara Davis.
A. B. Hale and Annie Irene Isbell.
T. E. Cardwell and Ruth Snow.
Jas. B. Moss and Mrs. Pearl Vincent.
William T. Felts and Carrie Louise
' Italy In the Balance.
When Italy refused to be drawn into
the war as a party to the Triple Alliance
her action made the probable duration
of the war less than it would otherwise
have been. If she should now go into
the war it would be upon the Bide of
the Allies. The effect would be to de
crease the period of fighting, as it is
not probable that Italy's entrance would
draw the fire of any nation not now en
gaged and inclined toward the German-
Austrian cause. But if the Italians can
keep out of a war which tbey ftre not
in a position, financially, to prosecute
without great hardship, they will not
be internationally blamed for any pro
longation of the fighting that may be
attributed to their maintenance of neu
The tragedy is great enough as it
stands. It is to be hoped that no other
power will become a party to the fight
ing now in progress. Italy , would lose
everything if the Germans should win
without her being involved. . Prussian
might would never forget or forgive
her refusal to remain in the Triple Al
liance, and German Imperialism would
make the Italian Peninsula useful as a
part of its Mediterranean programme.
Italy, in the event of Germany's scor
ing success, would be crushed. The
Allies feel, quite naturally, that- inas
much as Italy's future depends upon
their defeating the Germans and Aus
trians they have a moral right to call
upon ber to lend a hand. But the
claim is hardly better founded than
would be a similar one against any
country which might lie in the course
of the German advance if the Greater
Germany of Maximilian Harden'g and
Kaiser Wilhelm's dreams should come
into existence as a result of the present
Italy's right to remain neutral will
not be challenged by disinterested ob
servers. Humane observers will hope
that the titanic proportions of the con
flict will not be increased by the partici
pation of the Italian army and navy.
Death of Chas, Morris.
Charles Morris, one of the well known
citizens of Number Three, died Sunday,
Nov. 29, after an illness of several weeks
of typhoid fever. Mr. Morris was about
thirty years of age and leaves a widow
and two small children. He was a mem
ber of the Methodist Chunf at Anti
och, the L O. O. F. au4 W,' O. W. or-
ers. He is also survived by bis mother,
rho, with the bereaved family, deeply
deplores his death. Fscra! services
were conducted by Rev Lamkin and
the remains were interred, with the hon
ors of the W. O. W. camp.
"N. R. A. writes: 1 am 45 and do not have enough blood.
Will elixir of iron, quinine and strychnine be of any use?
What dose should be taken and how often? What would you
recommend as a blood builder and tonic?'
"Elixir of iron, quinine and strychnine constitutes a good
general blood tonic - But poor blood is an effect Generally
it is possible to find the cause. It is good judgment to treat
causes, not effects. Too many people dope with iron tonic
year in and year out, when what they need to do to remove
the cause would not be difficult to discover or remedy.
Sometimes it is hookworm, sometimes constipation, some
times indoor life, sometimes stomach ulcer, sometimes cancer,
sometimes bad eating habits." '
The above article originated with Dr. W. A. Evans, health
specialist on the staff of the Chicago Tribune. Dr. Evans, in
the reply he makes N. R. A., is a CHIROPRACTOR all the
way through the first paragraph of his answer. He turns
"doctor" again, however, in the last paragraph, where he looks
to hookworms instead of SUBLUXATIONS as the "cause ,
M O R E: ;
B A R G A I :N: B
132 acres, 4 miles south
35 acres, 4 miles north
Both well Improved
5-room house, North Division street
4-room house, North Third street
Cheap and good terms.
One business house for rent Jan. 1, 1915
White &. Quinn
, -Easy - . A , y UJUVJ up
(l Sg' ff 131 j minion,
1 BLACK ! ' C I V of hoe$ I
The Farmers Supply Co.
Successors to W. S. Jackson & Son. v
Delivery Vagons Union City, Tenn. Telephone 24
Next Door to Court House,
Too Free and Easy.
"How about a tar roof for your hotel?"
asked the agent.
"Not in this town," declared the
landlord of the Umphsville House.
The boys have already carried off ha"
:y bcd3 for tar and feather parties. : I
don't want 'era to begin on my roof."
Deafness Cannot Be Cured
by local application, they ennuot rench the
difttnttni portion of the ear. There is onlr one
way to cure deaftwss, and thnt i by conti(uiirn
al remedies. Deafness is caused by an inflamed
rrmdition of the mucous htiing of the Kutchiaa
Tulie. When this tut is hiflsmed yon have a
rambling sound or irotwrfect henrinr, and when
it is entirely closed, l)jiinesa Is the result, snd
unless the inflammntion can be taken out and this
tuiie restored to its nornisl condition, hearing
will be destroyed forever; ttine cases out of teosre
caused by Catftrrh. which is nothing but an in
flamed condition of the mucous annacrs.
x will eive One Hundred Dollars for any Cfise
of lHi-Bfness (cansd by catarrh) that cannot be
eurid by Hall s Catarrh Cure. Uend forcirculars,
free. , ,
F, J. CllhliBY tJ.. loieuo, uuio.
Sold by DrogBista. ?5c.
Take Hall t-amily HIls f"f -rti??Jn. '
P i Y
and ' Insurance
DON'T GET. TOO CLOSE
to the danger point with that
old carriage. Just a little
accident will cost you tuuch
more than one of our splendid
carriages. Look over those
in our warerooms. You will
find thera stsunch, strong and
handsome. They mean safety
as well as pleasure in your
No Great Difference.
"I hear you were caught in the m'-t
of the war."
"Yes, and I don't like it either. Killed
the entire purpose of my trip. "
"As to how?"
home to get a change."
You may softly sneak in through the-
With the utmost of caw
And by feeling the ttb.h of the wall ;
Gain the lop of the stair.
Yu may glido through the dark with
' But your efforts fall fiat ;:
And your strategy all counts tot rul r
When you step on the cat.
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