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The Commercial, Union City, Tenn.
FRIDAY, MARCH 17, 1922. CHEWING TOBACCO How's Your Stomach ? and Your Liver ? Health is Most Vital to You Durham, N. C "As for Dr. Pierce Golden Medical Dncovery which I use constantly, I don't believe there is a bet ter liver medicine made. I use it for head ache, stomach disorders and torpid liver. It is not unpleasant to take and does not leave a constipated condition as so many of the liver pills and medicines do. ft does its work and leaves one feeling like a new person." Howard Holden, 1300 Glmn St. You can quickly put yourself in. A-l eon'.! i? ion by going to your druggist and obtaining this Discovery of Dr. Pierce's in tablets or liquid, or write Dr. Pierce, rjident Invalids' Hotel, in Buffalo, Y., for free medical advice. THE SEEVICE YOU WILL GET from this hand made storage battery will exceed that obtained from any other makes. This is due to the ex treme care with which the cells of this battery are made, the extra-substantial materials, etc. Pay a little more and get double service. mchugh battery co. Million Packets Of Flower Seeds Free We believe in flowers around the homes of the South. Flowers brighten up the home surroundings, and give pleasure and satisfaction to those who hare them. We have filled more than a million packets of seeds, of beautiful yet easily grown flowers to be given to our customers this spring. Wouldn't you like to have five packets of beautiful flowers free? YOU CAN GET THEM! Hastings 1922 catalog Is a 100-page handsomely Illustrated seed book full from cover to cover of truthful descriptions and illustrations of vegetables, flowers and farm crops. It Is full of helpful gar den, flower and farm Information that Is needed in every Southern home, and, too, the catalog tells you how to get these flower seeds absolutely free. Write for our 1922 catalog now. It is the finest, most valuable and beau tiful seed book ever published, and you will be mighty glad you've got it. There is no obligation to buy any thing. Just ask for the catalog, and it will come by return mall. H. G. HA8TINGS CO., SEEDSMEN, ATLANTA, GA. Dr. W. J. Jones DENTIST Union City, Tenn. 07tt Church St. Cumb. Phone 2 14-J Eufo Wilson. The death of Mr. Rufo Wilson last week, on the 7th inst., leaves the following surviving relatives: Five children Thomas, Joe, Helon, Eliz abeth and Cornelia, an aged father and mother, six brothers James, John, Charlie, Jr., Hichard, Hollie and Colle; three sisters Mrs. Chas. Stepleton of Bondurant, Ky., Mrss. Geo. Ams and Mrs. Aaron Kemp of Hickman, Ky. The relatives were all at the bedside of Mr. Wilson until his death. Deceased was 43 years of age. He had been sick for several months. He was united in marriage to Miss Ophelia Belcher, who died Dec. 4, 1916. Mr. Wilson was a member of the Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He Joined the church early and lived a consistent life. His departure leaves a home in sorrow and a host of relatives and friends in mourning. He was a fine man and citizen and esteemed by those who knew him. The funeral took place at the res dence of the parents, Mr. and Mrs. Chas. Wilson, Sr., with service by Rev. Cunningham and the remains were interred at Sanders Chapel, School Athletics. The Commercial is asked to call special attention to the meeting to be held to-night (Mar. 17) at the High School auditorium for the ben efit of school athletics. This meet ing is to be conducted by the Parent Teacher's Association and an inter esting program is to be heard. A small admission of 25 cents will be Charged and everyone who would like to see the school Interests of Union City well taken care of should be there. Come out and encourage the teachers and pupils and the friends of the school and join in with your help. The exercises begin at eight o'clock. The new paint store cn Wash ington avenue. The first and only paint store ever in the town or coun ty. We are specializing in paints, wall paper, roofing and other articles carried in a first-class paint store. We have the goods, we have the price right, because we bought right. We want your business. R. C. Woods and J. M. Russell, the Red Spot Paint & Glass Company. Phone 260. Wash ington avenue. Charter tfo. 9239 Reserve District No. 8 REPORT OF TUE CONDITION F THE L AT UNION CITY, In the State of Tennessee, County of Obion, at the close of business on March 10, 1922. RESOURCES. Lor.ns ond Discounts includ ing rediscounts, acceptan ces of other banks, andfor eign bills of exchange or drafts sold with endorse ment of this bank, except those shown in band c $318,406.30 Overdrafts, unsecured 1,690.96 U. S. Government Securi ties Owned: Deposited to secure circu lation, CJ. S. Bonds, par . value 30.000.00 All other United States Gov ernment securities 21,168.75 Total 51,168.75 othr bonds stocks, securi ties, etc 13,050.00 Ratiknr house 112. 262.50: fur niture and fixtures. U ,065.00 16,327.50 Lawful reserve with Federal Reserve Bank 25,577.06 Cash in vault and amount date from national Banks. 92,799.68 Checks on other banks in the same city or town as , reporting bank other than Item 12 2,38.32 Total of items 9. 10. 11. 12, and 13 95.158.00 Checks on banks located utstde of city or town of reporting bank and other cash items 263.51 120,998.57 Redemption fund with U. S. Treasurer and due from U. S. Treasurer 1,500.00 Total $523,142.08 LIABILITIES. Capital stock paid in $84,000.00 Less current expenses, inter est and taxes paia - . o.ojo.oi 4.161.11 Circulating notes outstand ing - -- Amounts due to State banks, 30.000.00 bankers and trust com panies in the U S. and foreign countries (other than included in Items 21 or 22).. 4,684.44 Cashier's checks on own bank outstanding j.vn .tn Total of items 21, 22. 23, 24. and 25 o.o.oo Demand Deposits (other than bank deposits) Sub ject to Reserve (depos its pavable within 30 days): Individual deposits subject to check jju.bm.oo Time Deposits Subject to Reserve pavable after 30 days, or sub ject to 30 days or more notice, and postal SaV incrsV Certificates of depositother than for money borrowed! k,3. a 404.980.97 Total $523,142.08 State of Tennessee, County of Obion. . SS- I. Hunter Elam, Cashier of the above named bank, do solemnly swear that the above statement is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. Hunter ELAM, uasnier. Subscribed and sworn to before me this 16th day of March, 1922. Seal. B. F. Howard, Correct Attest: Notary Public. Jno. T. Walker, Walker L. Martin, D. N. Walker, Directors. THIRD IIH BANK SOCIAL AND PERSONAL. C. P. Christian Endeavor Entertained. The Christian Endeavorers of the C. P. Church were given a banquet by the ladies of the Willing Workers Society at the Church last Friday night. - Music was furnished by the local orchestra, "The Dixie Melody Mak ers." Rev. Baker gave thanks, after which the ladles served the first course consistingof baked chicken. dressing, sweet potatoes a ia marsn mallow, fruit salad, pickle, hot rolls and iced tea. In between the courses some interesting talks were made, the speakers being introduced by Miss Imogens Jones, the president., "Evangelism in the Christian En deavor," Miss Thelma Nolen, corre sponding secretary. "Using Christian Endeavor as a Corner Stone In Life,'' Mr. Irwin Matchett, a new member of the so ciety. "Christian Endeavor in the Church Work," Miss Allie Vee Pate, vice president. What I Would Have Done If I Had Had Christian Endeavor When I Was a Girl," Miss Jenuio Curlin, "the ba by of the society." "Advertising the Christian En deavor," Ernest Wuench, advertising manager. The local C. E. songs and yells then came up and everybody joined In singing and yelling. The ladies then served brick cream and cake. Bro. Baker gave a very interesting talk on "What I Expect of the Chris tian Endeavor in the Meeting to Come." He also sang a comedy solo that was enjoyed. The banquet was dismissed by a prayer by Bro. Baker. We feel that this is a big boost In pushing the Christian Endeavor up-, ward to greater things in the future. This is just a sample of the good things C. E. is going to have and you should get In on them now. Don't forget next Sunday is Dixie Endeavor Day and we want to fill the Church as we have arranged a very fine program for Sunday night. The mixed quartette alone is worth coming out to hear, not telling any thing about the other good things in store for you at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Christian Church. F. W. B. Club. The F. W. B'. Club met with Miss Lottie Capps at her home on Palmer street last Friday evening. The house was beautifully decorated with potted plants. The club was christened by Miss Lottie Capps. After the guests had sewed a while music was fur nished by Miss Louise Hughes. At a late hour dainty refreshments were served. Those present were Misses Gertrude May, Louise Hughes, Bettie Evans and Lottie Capps. Miss Ethel Fumbanks, of Dyers burg, is visiting in the city, a guest of Mrs. L. S. Morris. She attended Presbytery at Kenton the first of the week. The friends of Mr. Will D. Webster are glad of his good fortune In land ing with the Vols as catcher. He is now with the Nashville team and we trust will make a fine record. Friends in Union City have been notified of the birth of Miss Mary Ann, a little blue-eyed lady, to Mr, and Mrs. Vaughn Moore, of Breck inridge, Tex. Mrs. Moore is pleas antly remembered in Union City as Miss Elizabeth Murphey, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. James K. Murphey. The family left here about ten years ago and located in St. Louis. Miss Carrie Tucker, recovering from a recent operation at Nailling Hospital for appendicitis, has return ed to her home in Hornbeak. Any one interested in a monu ment of any kind will do well to write me for prices; I have furnished some of the finest work in Union City which shows for itself. My prices are reasonable. Now is the time to make your selection. Can have it ready to erect when spring opens. Ask my customers about me, If you buy from me, you will never regret it. Will appreciate any favor. ii H. M. FINLEY, 61-tf Humboldt, Tenn. ATTENTION DAIEYMEN! To encourage more and better dairying. Dr. Turner offers the serv ices of his wonderful registered Hol- s'ein bull to the public. The advan tage of breeding Jerseys to this kind of male is that you increase the quan tity on milk without the loss of qual ity. Holstein8 hold the butter fat record of the world. Season will be made at the Sanitos Dairy and Chick en Ranch, two and one-half miles north of town on the JoHn road, if iff AN INVESTMENT IN GOOD APPEARANCE GOOD CLOTHES for this community. It means much for you as well as for us -real style -true quality -sincere value See the New Models W. G. the house Union City Hi-Y Club. Last Tuesday was annual business meeting, and as our tine was short the discussion was postponed until the week following. Election of offi cers was the main business. Following is the report of the nom inating committee. ' President: R.C. .Reynolds, Edward Ranck. Vice President: Barnett Owens, Calvin Brown. Secretary: Robert Bond, J. Rea Hopper. Shorty Sez: Maybe you don't know there is a real live bunch of young people in Union City. But let me tell you that we really have and that 58 of Union City's best were out Sunday night. WHY? BECAUSE THEY WORK IN THE C. E. AND ARE ENJOYING IT. You will too, if you will only come out and get in the game. You want the best and we have it at the Christian Church Sunday night at seven o'clock. SUNDAY IS DIXIE ENDEAVOR DAY AND WE WE HAVE A PRO GRAM FOR YOU THAT YOU CAN'T AFFORD TO MISS. I know, believe me. 'SHORTY." Auxiliary Meeting. The March meeting of the Ameri can Legion Auxiliary was held yes terday morning at the Legion rooms. The meeting was opened by an invo cation by the unit chaplain, Mrs. C. W. Miles, and was followed by the reading of last month's minutes by the secretary. The resignation of Mrs. Williams was received and Miss Clare Parks was made chairman of the membership committee in her place. Miss Parks was reminded that no person was eligible for mem bership this year whose army rela tive is not a present member of the Legion. In case of the absence of the president and vice president it was decided that four members of the executive committee should call a meeting. Further plans for the campaign for new members were discussed and the motion made that dues should be collectable before membership cards are presented the new member. Up on the resignation of Miss Bess Beck as treasurer, Mrs. Gerald Woosley was elected to that capacity and Miss Beck was made assistant treasurer. Letters were read by the secretary and president concerning dues and IT IS ANNOUNCED that THIS STORE has been selected as the future House ' : of : -y Utippenlieim elegant clothes clothes IK. CLAGETT CO. of Kuppenheimer good clothes , i 1 " the drive for the aid of ex-service members and their families, this to be worked out in co-operation with the American Legion. This new sugar-coated gum delight young and old. gg gtga iliap It "melts in your mouth" and the center remains to aid digestion, brighten teeth and soothe mouth and throat. There are the other WHIG LEY friends to choose tailoring satisfaction economy jiii Mrs. Lexie Parks, chairman of the finance committee, suggested a pic ture show for the purpose of increas ing the auxiliary's funds. C gum in the from, too: VS&OP A 3