Hie Commercial, Union City, Tenn.
FRIDAY, MAY 26, 1922.
CRAIG GAINING IN
Another produce firm in . Union
City has been organized. Jimmie
Dyer and W. H. Riley have formed
a partnership at the old Davidson
etand, where they are now engaged
In business. These gentlemen are
well known and Mr. Dyer Js an old
time poultry dealer. They will move
along in the march ol business in
W. C. T. U.
The W.C.T.U. will meet with' Mrs.
Seid Waddell at 3 o'clock Friday,
June 2, with Mrs. Chas. Miles, lead
Scriptural lesson, Matt. VIII: 1-18.
y Mrs. Chas. Miles.
Prayer by Mrs. Brummel.
Paper by Mrs. W. J. Caldwell,
State Superintendent Medical Tem
Reading by Miss Sarah Chapel.
People are Organizing' for Craig and De
termined to Elect a . Congressman to
Serve the People and Not Himself. -
Eighteen Years, They, Say, is Long Enough-for any One Man
to Hold Public Office.
Ripley, Tenn. .May 3. Some of
Mr. W. W. Craig's friends mei Mon
day night and perfected an organiza
tion which will spread out all over
Lauderdale County in the near fu
ture . and similar organizations are
being rapidly built up throughout
the entire Ninth District all intent
upon doing the things necessary to
further his candidacy for Congress.
Mr, Craig is meeting with much en
couragement wherever he goes. The
general trend of the times is toward
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We took on Mason Maxi-Miles, believing
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mand of customers for a tire beyond question
We know now how happy was our choice.
of drivers of light cars claim Maxi-Mile to be the
most satisfactory, high quality tire they have ever
The Ford factory at Detroit now use Mason Maxi
Mile as standard equipment on cars and trucks
That indicates exceptional tire value.
Equip with Masons.
CITY COAL COMPANY
Factory Branch: Memphis, Tenn.
The Mason Tire & Rubber Co., Kent, 0.
With Every Mason Tire Sold During May
CITY COAL COMPANY
Notice to the Ladies
'Trie season for Non-rustable, Cloth-covered
buttons is now here. There is nothing neater or -more
desirable for dresses than buttons made in
solid or combination colors.
Buttons made and Guaranteed not to,
rust, on white, non-rustable metal
Mail orders given prompt attention.
Mrs. G. D. Capps
UNION CITY, TENN.
"a change" and a change for the
better. But for a long term in of
fice Mr. Wilson's peace treaty would
never have been defeated. Senator
Lodge has been in office so long that
he had gained a strangle hold. It
isn't best that one man should be in
office for so long custom prevents
our President from serving over 8
years even old Joe Cannon is retir
ing voluntarily because he knows it's
best for his district. If 18 years in
office and $130,000.00 has just now
fitted Mr. Garrett to lead, then turn
him out now for he has spent these
many years and much money oppos
ing government aid for good roads
downvhere while the down-easterners
and far westerners have been build
ing them with our money. The peo
ple want a Congressman who will
seek beneficial aid for the Ninth Con
gressional. District and not so much
political preferment for himself.
Hero-worshipers have about all died
out in this section.
Service is the order of the day.
What have you done for your dis
trict?" is the question for Mr. Gar
rett to answer and not "Look at ME."
This is an age of unselfish service.
The real men in Congress as well as
in the world at large are striving
hard to see what they can do for
some one else. There are men in of
fice and out of office in the United
States who have done many bene
ficial things for the nation and their
respective communities within the
last 18 years. A progressive thought
put into words, a campaign for so
cial, agricultural or financial better
ment, an unselfish act of any kind
do "you find Mr. Garrett doing a
thing of this kind? Suppose he was
inclined to serve in a similar manner
as many men-of-service have done,
suppose he spent his spare time (an
investigation will show that he has
plenty of it) doing something for his
district, then he might claim politi
cal preferment. Mr. Pierce served
14 years and Mr. Garrett asked the
people to turn him out because he
had been there so long. They did
it and Mr. Garrett has spent all the
time since 18 years playing poli
tics to keep himself there. What's
the use for the ambitious young man
to educate himself and strive to rise
to a higher plane, if you are going
to keep one man in the same office
all his life. Eighteen years is enough
for any one man the people are de
termined to give some one else a
chance. Vote for W. W. Craig for
Farmers are quite busy planting
corn. There is a fair prospect for a
good wheat crop
Some changes have been made
with our merchants. Alexander, Hef
ley & Jones, formerly Alexander, Lo
gan & Ford, have been very busy
getting their stravborries to market
this week. They have had some
trouble getting help, as everyone is
The W. M. N. Ladies had an 'en
tertainment at Mrs. F. B. Preuett's
last Wednesday. All the guests had
to give -one penny for each inch,
waist measure, which afforded some
amusement. After which there were
nice refreshments of angel foodcake
We hear that Woodland is fortu
nate in-procuring for another year
the services of Miss Mary BiTd Purs-
ley as principal. Miss Ruth Burrus as
teacher in the intermediate room and
Miss Sallie Kate Brevard for the pri
A cemetery association was organ
ized last Saturday at Antioch on the
occasion of decoration. President,
John Crawford; secretary and treas
urer, Chas. Harris. Committee, N.
W. Whipple, Jas. Marshall, Wm. Jor
. Class Recital.
Miss Nona Jones announces a re
cital by her class at the Methodist
Church on -Monday night, May 29.
Public cordially invited.
Owing to the fact that I am called
away, if my accounts are not settled
at once, I'll be forced to put same in
the hands of an officer. Dr. Roper.
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UNION GITY GARAGE Old Massey Stand
CLAUDE ANDREWS, Manager
The Thrifty Citizen Who
Caught the Plugged Nickel
CylTR. BROWN had swallowed his lunch and had
CS paid his bill. Cautiously he counted his change.
"Here!" he said, sharply, "Take back this plugged
nickel and give me a good one!"
Mr. Brown walked proudly out
fool old Brown.
But old Brown had fooled himself.
Brown's day was heavy and dull.
He lacked "pep." There was a
mid-afternoon drowsy spell wneri
he needed to be awake the direct
and natural result of heavy, starchy
breakfasts and lunches, taken on
faith and without question as to
value just because the food looked
and tasted like food.
Thousands of shrewd business
men who count their change, take
their food for granted.
That's what builds up the sani
tarium business, and puts the tired
"all -done" feeling into the mid
afternoon of a business day.
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All who are Interested in Shady
Grove Cemetery will please meet at
the church Sunday afternoon at 3
o'clock for the purpose of organizing
a cemetery association. Rev. E.s M.
Mathis will preach.
"Uncle Eph, how come yuh aluz
stahts at de east end ob yoh cawn
rows and hoes toward de west?"
"I's follerin' some advice I done
hear a man read once out ob a book."
"Which advice! What de book
say?" - 1
"Westward hoe!" Nashville Ten-nessean.
CERTIFIED POTATO SLIPS.
Nancy Hall, Florida Yam and Porto Rico Potatoes and beds
inspected by State Inspector and passed , as being free from
any disease. 1000 to 4000, 81.85; 5000 to 9000, 11.75; 10,000
or over, $1.65 per 1000.
Nancy Hall and Florida Yam Slips, not inspected, but dipped
in a solution or corrosive sublimate, $1.00 per 1000; cash with'
order. Phone 302-J.
J. B. AKIN & SON, Union City, Tenii.
The Commercial, $1 a Year
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