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TAX-PAYERS TAKE NOTICE! On the First Monday in June, next, at the courthouse door in Union City, Obion County, Tennes see, I will offer for public sale all the real estate belonging to delinquent taxpayers for the year 1917. The following is a list of such delin quents, the district in which the property is situated, and the number of acres in each tract and the amount of the tax due : District No. 11. Harris, D. N., 4 lots S 0.46 t Hinson, W. T., 3 lots 35 Norman, Bros., 15 acres 4.65 King, Lesley, 2 lots 23 Swink, W. W., 2 lots .24 District No. 16. Anderson, T. B 1 lot Barram, Jim, (col) 1 lot Barnes, Tom, (col) 8 lots... Bell, Burthel, (col) 1 lot Bo wen, Mrs. S. P., 25 acres. . Belew & Roberts, 1 lot Brooks, W. M., (col) 1 lot. . . . Bryan, T. B., 35 acres Brown, H. F., 1 ot. Carner, Mrs. Emma, 1 lot. . . . Calaban, J. L., 1 lot Cavette, Frank, (col) 2 lots.. Chambers, P. D., 1 lot Cook, Mrs. W. M., 75 acres. . Cook, N. G., 1 lot Crowder, Edd, 1 lot ,. Deering, Isaac, (col) 1 lot... Eaton, J. W., 2 lots Edwards, J. E., 1 lot '. Epperson, Mrs. F. M., 30 acres Farmer, J. W., 1 lot Ford, Enoch, (col) 1 lot.... Gardner, Jane, 1 lot Hartsell, Rich, (col) 1 lot... Hall, WV L., 1 lot Hamilton, Geo., (col) 1 lot.. Harden, Vodie, 1 lot Hill, Bill, 1 lot. . . James, John, estate, (col) 2 lots Kirkland & Chambers, 2 lots. Kirkland, J. V., 1 lot...;... Laster, E. T., 1 lot Lacefleld, Mrs. Emma, 1 lot. Lennox, Edd, (col) 1 lot.... Lightner, Jim, (col) 1 lot. .. . Lynn, Jim, (col) 1 lot...... Martinetti Heirs, 1 lot Meacham, J. M., 10 acres.... Meacham, G. T estat, 17 acres Mitchell, Nelson, (col) 42 acres Morris, L. F., 1 lot Morris, Nannie, 1 lot Morris, Will- (col) 1 lot Murphy, Hi, (col) 1 lot... McFadden, John, (col) 1 lot.. McFadden, Billie, (col) 1 lot. McKinney, R. L., 1 lot Norman, Mrs. Willie, 1 lot... Robey & French, 11 acres. . . . Rose, Rudie, 1 lot Russ, Boas, (col) 1 lot Scott, S. P., 1 lot. .. ; Scott, T. W., 1 lot Sharp, Lewis, (col) 1 lot.... Singleton, W. A., (col) 2 lots. Summers, Percy, (col) 1 lot.. Stephens, Amanda, (col) 4 lots Stephens, Lonnie, (col) 1 lot. Thomas, Jeff, (col) 1 lot Thompson, B. P., 77 acres. . . . Thompson, R. W., 1 lot Turner, C. C.-, 1 lot Valentine, Mrs. V., 5 acres... Vick, Purty, (col) 1 lot Vick, Lucile, (col) 1 lot Vick, Lucile and Robert, (col) 1 lot Waggoner, W. E., 1 lot Wadallngton, Mrs. Mollie, 1 lot Warfleld, Wess, (col) 1 lot.. Webb, Henderson, (col) 1 lot. Weaver, D. M., 51 acres Wells, Mrs. Cella, 1 lot Wilson, S. O., 50 acres Wilson, W. L., 3 lots Whiteside, Mrs. Eva, 1 lot... Wheatley, Mrs. Lum, 1 lot . . . S 6.08 4.03 25.63 3.35 11.63 15.50 .67 7.75 .68 .47 3.37 8.10 12.15 34.10 .67 7.40 .81 14.15 .68 2.33 8.10 3.35 1.24 4.05 2.70 2.70 5.81 2.70 1.55 11.48 1.08 10.10 4.05 2.02 1.35 4.03 1.08 3.55 7.75 9.30 11.45 1.08 2.70 .77 .67 4.70 2.70 5.40 5.87 4.70 4.02 .77 2.33 1.35 7.42 4.03 18.90 3.35 4.05 31.00 4.05 3.88 7.75 13.50 2.70 3.35 14.15 8.10 8.76 2.02 17.60 8.10 6.20 24.80 1.35 9.45 Mason Hall Special School District. Harris, D. N., 4 lots ,09 Henson, W. T., 3 lots '. .07 Ring, Lesley, 2 lota 05 Roach, C. H., 165 acres 9.90 Swink, W. W., 2 lots 05 South Fulton Special High School District. Austin, C. S., 1 lot. . , $ 1.60 Anderson, Berry, 1 lot 90 Bennett, T. J., 184 acres.... 12.80 Brooks, W. M., 1 lot.. .10 Barnes, Henry, "(col) 1 lot... .40 Barnes, Tom H., (col) 8 lots. . 4.50 Brown, Bettie, 1 lot. . .15 Belew, A. C, 1 lot 3.00 Bowen, Mrs. S. P., 98 acres.. 3.00 Burns, Mrs. Lee, 1 lot 1.40 Bell, Mrs. M. E., 1 lot .40 Bowen, Mrs. S. P., 25 acres. . 1.60 Chambers, P. D., 1 lot 1.80 Chambers & Jolly, 1 lot 60 Chambers, Oscar, (col) 1 lot. 1.20 Cook, N. G., 1 lot 10 Connor, Ida, (col) 1 lot 1.10 Connor, Jesse, (col) 1 lot... .10 Cathey, E. T., 1 lot. 1.80 Cavett, Frank, (col) 2 lots.. 1.20 Casey, Walter, 1 lot 1.40 Cavender, J. S.f 1 lot 3.60 Calahan, J. L., 1 lot .50 Coleman, Hattie, 1 lot .20 Christian, Edd, (col) 2 lots.. .40 Creedle, Geo. R., estate, 2 lots 3.50 Crowder, Edd, (col) 1 lot... 1.80 Carter, Albert, 40 acres..... 3.20 Davis, Horace, 1 lot 1.40 Dodson, W. S., 1 lot 50 Eaton, Jim W., 2 lots 2.80 Edwards, J. E., 1 lot 10 Freeman, Alice, 1 lot 20 Fry, Jno. or J. W., 2 lots. . . . 2.00 Farmer, J. W 1 lot 1.20 Flippo, W. E., 1 lot 2.60 Ford, Enoch, 1 lot 1.20 Futrell, Henry, (col) 1 lot.. 1.20 Fowler, C. W., 66 acres..... 3.40 Gorman, Mitch, Est., 1 lot... .20 Gammons, Mrs. E. M., 1 lot... .40 Gibbs, J. W., 57 acres 5.40 Harden, Vodie, 1 lot .06 Hamilton, G. W., (col) 1 lot. . .40 Hall Concrete Co.. 1 lot 40 Hartsell, Rich, (col) 1 lot 60 Hill, Mary, 1 lot 40 Harwell, W. F., 1 lot 60 Hayes, Alice, (col) 1 lot 50 I. C. R. R. Co., R. R. Prop. . . 95.32 Jackson, J. M., 1 lot 60 Jordan, Robert, (col) 1 lot.. .60 Kellibrew, Henry, 1 lot 1.10 Kirkland & Chambers, 2 lots. 1.70 Lynn, Jim, (col) 1 lot 1.30 Laster, E. T., 1 lot 2.20 Lennox, Edd., (col) 1 lot 30 Martini D. C. (col) 1 lot 4.00 Morris, Lutrell, 1 lot.; 2.50 Morris, L. F., 1 lot 2.40 Morris. Nannie. 1 lot 16 McFadden, John, 1 lot 1.10 McFadden, Jim, 1 lot n .40 McFadden, Billie, 1 lot 1.40 Meacham, W. R., 54 acres... 5.40 McFall, Mrs. Olivia, 32 acres. 1.70 McClain, J. R., 1 lot 1.20 Newhouse, J. C, 1 lot 1.50 Norman, Mrs. W. H., 1 lot.. .80 Postal Telephone Co 94 Parker, Caroline, 1 lot 20 Payne, M. C , 4 lots 70 Pennington, Mrs. Sarah, 1 lot - 3.00 Praffltt, Mose, (col) 1 lot 1.60 Rogers, M. M., 1 lot 40 Rose Rudie, (col) 1 lot 40 Roberts. S. C, 1 lot 40 Renf ro, Mrs. Fannie, Est., 1 lot 1.20 Russ, Rose, (col) 1 lot 30 Stephens, Lennie, 1 lot 1.20 Summers, Pearce, (col) 1 lot. 1.30 Stephens, J. W., (col) 5 lots. 3.00 Smith, H. G., 1 lot 20 Thomas, Jeff, (col) 1 lot 60 Thorn peon, R. W., 1 lot 60 Vick, Robert, et al., 1 lot 20 Vick. Harry, (col) 1 lot .40 Vick, Perly, (col) 1 lot 2.00 Valentine, Mrs. Tom, 5 acres. 1.00 Wills, Mrs. Stella, 1 lot 1.20 Wright, R. A., Est., 1 lot... .70 Warfleld, Wess, 1 lot 2.00 Wills, Walter, 1 lot 2.30 Whitehead, Lidy, (col) 1 lot. .30 Washington, Maggie, 1 lot... .30 Walker. Laura L., (col) 1 lot. .80 Waddington, Mrs. Tom, 1 lot. 1.20 Waggoner, Will, 1 lot 2.80 Whitesidcs, Mrs. M. L., 1 lot. .20 Webb, Henderson, (col) 1 lot .30 Wade. Mrs. W. H., Est., 1 lot. .60 White, J. D., 1 lot .80 Young, Bob, 1 lot 1.80 and if said sale is not completed on the said first Monday in June, the same will continue from day to day until completed. Delinquent taxpayers for Districts Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 15 and Rives Special School District, Hornbeak Special School District and Troy Special High School District will be found advertised in News Banner. 8-3t This May 13, 1918. T. J. EASTERWOOD, Trustee. SPECIAL DRAFT. Special Call From Class One, Obion County, Tenn. Following are Included in a special call taken from ClaGS One in Obion County, 55 in all who entrain here to-day, Friday, May 24, for Fort Thomas, Newport, Ky.: Union City Omer C. Nichols, Wm. M. King, Ben Pupkin, Henry E. Noah, Richard Pate, John A. Haynes, Basil B. Escue, Clarence A. Jenkins, Homer Reeves, Seth Owen Dunlap, Frank Cheatham, Robt. Tay lor Palmer. Troy Robt. W. Marshall, Kinney Roberts, Ezra F. Neel, Chester W. Hart, Robert L. Graham, Joe Wis dom, Tom N. Tune, Chas. G. Lan caster. Kenton Orville C. Capps, Lawton T. Ward, Chester C. Hollomon, Pren tice M. Marcus, Archio C. Long, Geo. Basham, Alvin L. Quarles, Harry G. Monroe, Jas. S. Marsh, Lafayette B. Taylor. Hornbeak Leonard Eaoterwood, Robt. L. Shelby. Elbridge Corry Smith, Herbert M. Wells, Jas. A. Brigancc, Wid Mor ris. Obion Ulysses M. Watson, Robt. A. Ledbotter, Frank B. West. Fulton Fred A. Robertson, Will L. Matthews, Wm. W. Morris, Max L. Hawks, Lawrence L. Bowen. Martin Wm. H. Brush. Rives Leonard W. Stovall, Ernest Lewis. Harris Arlio E. Bynum, Jack Wilson. McConnell Edward T. Bennett, Wm. E. Wilson. Hickman Hall McQueen. Mayfield, Ky. Clint Glover. Glass John H. Foster. Nashville Roy Pendleton Wilson. QUOTA FOR MAY 28: Following Is the regular quota of registrants from Class Ono leaving Tuesday, May 28. Sam Baker, R. 3, Union City, Tenn. Richard Burgis Brown, Forest Hill, La. Jefferson Pierce Rag3dale, Union City, Tenn. John Wm. Schmidt, Muskegon, Mich. Israel Maxcy Moffatt, Troy Teoji. Arthur Brakcficld, Hornbeak, Tenn. Ira Decatur Whitloy, Memphis, Term. George Slade Edmaiston, Rives, Tenn. Charles Otta Fry, Fulton, Ky. "THAT GOOD GULF GASOLINE" with high test and more mileage for 25o at WEHMAFS. - SOCIAL AND PERSONAL Stanley-Gray. On Sunday morning, the 5th inst., Mr. Richard Stanley and Miss Lava dor Gray, of the vicinity of Clayton, were united in marriage at the home of the bride's parents at 9 o'clock. Rev. Daly, of Martin, was the min ister in charge, administering the beautiful rites of holy wedlock. Mr. Elige Hensley was the groomsman, with Miss Jennie B. Bradley as bridesmaid. The bride is the beautiful daugh ter of Mr. and Mrs. R. W. Gray and a young woman of lovely character and very popularly admired. Mr. Stanley is an enterprising farmer and a fine young man. Their many friends extend kindl wishes. A. FRIEND. Binford-Plummer. Much to the surprise of their friends, Miss Sallie May Plummer, of this city, and Lonnie Binford, of near: Clinton, were united in mar riage Sunday afternoon at 5 o'clock at Union City, the ceremony being performed by Rev. Walker at his home. The couple were accompanied to the city by Will Routen and Miss Lizzie Stubbs. The bride wore a bluo taffeta dress and the groom a suit of modest gray. Mrs. Binford is the oldest daugh ter of Mrs. J. T. Plummer and a most estimable young lady. ' The gentle man of her choice is a prosperous and progressive young farmer. The couple will make their home on the groom's farm. The abundant good wishes of the bride's many friends go with her to her new home; a wish that both may live long and happily. Hickman Courier. 555 Music Club. The music club held its regular meeting on Saturday afternoon at the home of Mrs. Davis. The study was Lohengrin Opera, and several splendid numbers were rendered. Miss Barney was hostess and invited her guests to the Red Cross Drug Store, where an ice course was en- Joyed. The meeting which will be held at the Elks Home on June 1 will be an open one, and will close the year'B study. Anyone desiring membership in the club should place their applica tion now for the club'B vote. Tho programme committee , is planning a study for the coming year and would be glad to have each momber express her opinion in re gard to what she wishes to study. S3! Roberts-Bryan. W. E. Roberts and Mi33 Eeanor Bryan were united in marriage last Tuesday afternoon, the 21st inst. at the home of the bride on Ury street, Rev. J. Randall Farris administering the rites of holy wedlock. The brido is a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Bryan, formerly of Number Seven in the county. They have been residents in Union City for a few years, and Mrs. Roberts is known as a young woman of charm ing and lovable character, true worth and, like her parents and family, very cordially esteemed. Mr. Roberts is with the M. & O. R. R. Co. as trainman, connected with the thru freight service be tween Cairo and Jackson and is one of the most competent and reliable men of the road, a man of fine char acter and personality. Mr. and Mrs. Roberts will be at home in Jackson, Tenn., and the kindest congratulations aro extend ed. 98! Ligon-Beckham. Mr. Clyde C. Ligon and Miss Car rie Beckham were united in mar riage in Nashville at McKendree Church - Tuesday evening, the 21st inst. The bride Is a daughter of Mr. Dan W. Beckham, a former citizen, and her husband is a business man of Nashville. Friends here, tender kind con gratulations. Union Gify and Hickman TAXI-CAB LINE CARS LEAVE HOTEL Hotel 7.30 a.m. Hickman 7.30 p.m. Car in service from Hickman to Fulton daily. ' Rate $1.00 each way. Trip made anywhere from Hickman during the day. Special rate for Sunday trip. Phone Union City 560-J. C. H. 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Graduation exercises and presen tation of the certificates, medals, etc.; by Rev. J. Randall Farris, will be held, as usual, at Reynolds Thea tre Thursday night, May 30, at 8:30. The class address will be delivered by Hon. F. C. Newberry, of Arkansas. Mr. Newberry needs no introduction to the people of this community, as he was a former member of the Training School faculty. He is the man who introduced and caused the passage of tho prohibition bill of his own State. Tho following pupils will receive a certificate of proficiency: Literature department Pauline Rives, Mary Elizabeth Johnston. Business department Harris L. Bondurant, Nelle Frances Marshall, Grace Truman Samons, Thelma Rives, Mary Kathrine McDrniel, Lola Blanche Oiffln, Mildred Estelle Woodfln, Eugene Field Woodfln, Joseph Cullom Powell, Florence Olive Nichols, Delia B. Tucker. Essays will be recited as follows: The Duty of Girls to Their Coun try in the Present Crisis, Pauline Rives. ' s Woman, the Making of American Citizenship, Mary Johnston. Our Service Flag, Julia Embrey, a junior. President Wilson, tho Man of the Hour, Harris Bondurant, president of class. Interlude, vocal solo, Thelma Rives, accompanied by Mrs. Carlton. Pauline Rives end Mary Johnston will contest for a medal offered by Dr. H. G. Robinson. Other medals and prizes are thus: Scholarship, offered by J. P. Ver hinc, for highest average on all sub jects for the year. Latin, by Bransford & Andrews, for highest average on Latin for the entire year. Mathematics, by John T. Walker, $5 in gold, for highest average. Scholarship in primary depart ment, medal offered by F. C. .Ayde lott. Attendance in primary depart ment, prize offered by Sudie Caruth ers. The public is cordially invited to attend these exercises. Growing Hogs. For a hog to be profitable he must be ke t growing from birth to mark eting age. He cannot be profitable unless he is healthy. He can al ways be in a profit-producing condi tion if be is fei B. A. Thomas' Hog Powder. We positively tell you that this remedy prevents cholera, re moves worms and cures thumps. If the powder does not make good, we will. - FRANK C. WEHMAN. FARM NEWS. -Clarence Fox, of Number Four teen, has one of the best fields of wheat in the county. It was seeded under the instructions of County Agent Carter. Reports from more than seven hundred farmers in Obion County show that the acreage planted to corn in 1918 will be about ten per cent larger than it was in 1917. v In the food production drive, which closed May 1, District Num ber Sixteen turned in more reports than any other district in the coun ty. J. M. Chambers is district chair man. Ernest Maloney, of Elbridge, is planning to start a flock cf sheep on his farm. He will begin with ten Cheviot ewes and gradually enlarge this number by keeping, tho ewe lambs for breeding purposes. G. C. Cloys has ordered another car of gound limestone for his farm. D. A. Dean, of Glass, has 22 brood sows and more than 130 young plg3. One year ago Mr. Dc.in had only two brood sows. Edward Banks and Ernest Via, of Elbridge, have joined the Pig Club and bought two registered Duroc Jersey Piga. Watch for4 the Farm News each woek. . Notice to Teachers. Applicants for position in the pub lic schools of Union City are hereby notified that applications must be filedorrw before Saturday, June 1, 1918, for the session of 1918-19. This embraces both the grammar and high-BChool work. J. W. WOOSLEY, Sec. Board of Education. FERTILIZER The Virginia:North Carolina Best fertilizer on the market; the kind that all truck gardeners use in the truck district for tomatoes and all garden vegetables; used around Humboldt, Milan, and where there is truck grown we have testimonials. Also for cotton, corn and all kinds of field seeds. Call at gin office and get booklets and prices. Prices right. Planting Seed. The best early variety cotton seed on the market. The celebrated Early King, given up to be the best cotton for early maturing, and is easily picked. Also good seed saved out of first picking cotton, free from frost and gin foil. Lake County Manufacturing Co. UNION CITY, TENN. Independent Phone 158 Cumberland Phone 446 The Union City Schools. The grammar grades of the City Schools having finished the work for the school year, the closing exercises wore held beginning last Thursday with a parade thru the streets of Union City, with grades from Ant to sixth in the line of march, all in character costume of some kind, and all more or less descriptive of the work of the school. The procession was a long one. We will not under take details, but it was under good discipline and of a very interesting nature altogether. On the day previous the shop win dows were filled with tho school dis play of card work and manual train ing specimens, as well as the science of cookery and economics. On Friday the grades were as sembled again at the park for a type of Terpsichorean entertainment, em bracing the dances of nations, etc. The school children were in high spirits and the occasion was to them and to the public generally very pleasant. "Josiah's Courtship." The pupils of Crescent school will again give their play, "Josiah's Courtship," at Liberty church near Protemus Saturday night, May 25, the proceeds of which will be do nated to the Red Croo3. VIVIENNE WHITE. A prudent mother Is always on the watch for symptoms of worms in hjr children. Paleness, lack of in terest In play, and peevishness is the signal for WHITE'S CREAM VERM IFUGE. A few dosees of this excel lent remedy puts an end to the worms and tie child coon acts natur ally. Price 30c per bottle. Sold by Oliver Drug Co.