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The recital here last Tuesday night by Mr. and Mrs. Chas. L. Householder of Jackson, given at Tteynolds Theatre, was a very fine treat. Mr. and Mrs. Householder were here under the auspices of the American Legion. They are both Tery talented, and they were both in service in the European war. Capt. Householder was in military service in France and he is very familiar with the various experiences of the late war. However, he touched light ly on the theme of war and mixed his address with story telling. Mrs. Householder gave a number of readings and song recitals. She is gifted in both. Every one of them was enjoyed thoroly. It was, how ever, the very last whicn was most charming. This was a lullaby and here talent was inspired with the feminine instinct. This song act was really an artistic triumph and the audience responded heartily. People of Union City enjoyed the visit of Mr. and Mrs"." Householder, TELL your dealer you want to see a Fisk Tire beside any other he oilers you. He has it in stock or can get it. See for yourself what the Fisk Tire has to offer in extra size and strength, Eiow its resiliency compares when you flex the tire under your hand, how the depth of the non-skid tread looks beside other treads. This is the way to buy tires! There's a Fisk Tire of extra value in every size, for car, truck or speed wagon FISK TIRES for sale in Union City by Forrester & Darnell. 0 SmmM HI a; wllwm A Cool Refreshing Drink Have you had any of our soda lately? It's simply delicious. After the show or when you're shopping, a drink served from our sani tary fountain is a real treat. Just try a glass next ' time you're tired and thirsty. When you have a headache one or two . DR. MILES' ANTI-PAIN PILLS i will stop the pain. If you're nervous try Dr. Miles' Nervine. It will soothe the irritated nerves and help td build up your health. Oliver's Drug store Money to Loan We are authorized to take applications for farm loans in Obion County on improved farms of 40 acres or more. The rate of interest is 6 per cent per annum and the loan made with the least possible delay. See us for information and details. C. N.&H. H. LANNOM Union City, Tennessee. the Commercial. Union City, Tenn i 1 FRIDAY, JUNE 2) 1922. ORGANIZING THE FORCES FOR THE RAT CAMPAIGN to be organized with At the meeting of the committees Wednesday squad captains were 'ap pointed and districts assigned j' as follows: Green Squad: Dan Turner, cap tain; District: from Washington ave nue south and west of the Mobile & Ohio Railway. Yellow Squad: Leonard Bond, cap tain; District No. 2, north of N., C. & St. L. and west of M. & O. - Red Squad:' Tom French Elam, captain; District No. 3, north of Main street and east of M. & O. to College street.,. Brown Squad: Paul Jones, cap tain: District . No. 4, east of Home street, between Main street and. N. C. & St. L. White Squad: Bud Jones captain District No. 5, south of Main street west of Home street, north of N., C & St. L. and east of M. & O. Grey Squad: Clyde Hudson, cap tain; District No. 6, North of College street to Todd street, east of M. & O, Blue Squad: Raymond Council captain; District No. 7, north of N. & St. L., east of M. & O. District No. 8 will include Baptist- ville which is colored troops. AUXILIARY TO HELP. As an assistance to the boys the organization committee decided that ladies' auxiliary would be neces sary, which resulted in tne ioiiow ing appointments being made: Dist. No. 1 Mrs. W. R. Webster, Mrs. W.M. Turner, Mrs. Henry Hass ler. Dist. No. 2 Mrs. Luther Andrews, Mrs. J. C. Burdick, Jr., Mrs. R. H Bond Dist. No. 3 Mrs. Clarence Cloys, Mrs. W. P. Nash, Mrs. Hunter Elam. Dist. No. 4 Mrs. Cecil Moss, Mrs. V. Jones, Miss Clare Parks. Dist. No. 5 Mrs. Nettie Penick, Mrs. Lea Garth, Mrs. Dock. Carter. Dist. No. 7 Mrs. Thad Lea, Mrs W. Wakefield, Mrs. B. Council. . REWARDS OFFERED. In order that the campaign might carried on more effectively a re ward of 24c per head has been of fered for every rat, dead or alive, delivered at the Motlow Milling Com pany furnaces and checked by the engineer at that place. Additional bonuses are- also being offered which include a reward of one dollar to the boy making the best and second best record each week. These bo nuses are offered by Bob White and Ed Kirkland. A free picture show will be given by Jimmie's Playhouse to -the squad making the best record each week and this squad will also be entertained with free drinks by the Oliver-Cobb Company. with about fourteen members last Sunday evening and the following officers were elected: President, Miss Emily Thomas; vice president, Paul Bond; Secretary, Miss Louise Wood fin; treasurer, Miss" Doris Kirkman. The need of an Intermediate Society has been felt for a long time and much interest is being manifested in its organization. Last week the society received a i large photograph from General Sec retary E. P. Gates with his compli ments, and they will have it framed and hanging in the Endeavor room next Sunday evening. EIVES NEWS. be C. P. Christian Endeavor. . The Christian Endeavor Society of the . P. jChurch was very fortunate in having two of our Union City girls with them last Sunday evening. Mrs. A. Paul Daugherty, who has studied piano and voice in Milligan and also in Chicago, sang a solo, "Teach Me to Pray," and Miss Delia B. Tucker, who has be'en in Washington for the past few years, gave a reading en titled "Is Ye?" It was indeed a treat to have these girls back again. The Bible verse-finding contest be tween the Juniors and Seniors, which had been postponed the Sunday even ing before, was 'carried out this time. It was a close and exciting race. Sometimes the Seniors were in the lead and sometimes the Juniors plunged ahead, but it ended with the Seniors winning 6-4. Some day we are going to have a contest between the Juniors and the Seniors fn nam ing the books of the Bible and NOW is the time to get busy and learn them. The" church loyalty contest closed last Sunday evening with the Whites in the lead, 690-674. During the contest, which lasted three months, there have been 22 new members added to the society and the average attendance at the Sunday evening prayer meeting has been 67. ' The active membership at present is 80 but this will be cut down by the or ganization of the Intermediate So ciety, many of the members of which will come out of the Senior Society. The record shows an average attend ance at the irorning service of 26, at the evening service 22, and at the midweek prayer meeting of 14. An event of great importance in the Christian Endeavor Life of the C. P. Church was the organization last Sunday evening of an Interme diate Society for the young people between the ages of 14 and 18 years. They will have as superintendent Miss Nelle Bond, who is well trained in C. E. work and will build up a live wire society. They organized Miss Ruby Skiles was a mid-week visitor from Kenton with Mrs. Phe-bus. Messrs. Claude Botts and Summers were social visitors Saturday to Hick man. Miss Euline Cummings, member of our faculty, leaves Thursday for a session at Peabody Normal. Mr. and Mrs. Jas. McLeskey and Mr. Ernest Shropshire, of Union City, attended services here Sunday. Rev. and Mrs. Gentry Reynolds, of Kenton, were end-of-the-week guests of their daughter, Mrs. I. H. Harper. Mesdames Leslie Shore, W. H. Cra vens, Jas. Scoggins and Misses Elva Woody and Missie Harris were vis itors Tuesday in Union City. Last week Mr. Warner Crowder moved his family near Fulton to en gage in farming interests. Mr.. Dee Caudle now occupies the residence vacated. - Mesdames Taylor Green and Thos. Herrin, from Newbern, visitors the past week w'th their sister, Mrs. L. A. Callicott, were entertained for the day while here in the home of Mrs. Hubert Shore. . In looking over the report of State examinations for teachers, the large percentage of failures is noticeable. For this school the four graduates taking the examination made a one hundred per cent record. Leslie Hooper came in Saturday from Blytheville, Ark., and this week is crating his furniture for shipment to that place. On every side we hear expressions of regret to have Mr. and Mrs. Hooper move away. Have you seen the belled buzzard, which must be some forty years old now, for several weeks frequently heard and seen in Number Four. The wooded districts of East Ten nessee were for years its home, then thru the eighties and nineties the buzzard with its tinkling bell proved of interest in the middle part of the State. Monday quite a bevy of our young- ladies leave for the summer normals. Misses Annie Mai and Cordie Starnes, Jennie Holloway, Lillian Barker and Mary Nelle Kitchell go to Memphis. Going to Murfreesboro are Misses Ruth Woody and Mayme Osborn. Miss Kitchell has accepted a position in the Hornbeak High School. The Pleasant Hill Cemetery Asso ciation, in recent business sesssion, decided to pursue same plan as last year. The improvement is very grat ifying but will be lost if not put in the hands of a permanent care taker. ' If the grounds have special attention, from spring to spring the work will' be . less arduous and ex pensive. Contributions for this work can be sent to Mrs. Laura Hutcher- son, treasurer. Family Reunion. For the first time in more than twenty years a family reunion is being held at the home of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Phebus, Sr. The hdme in Union City was therefore enliven ed with the presence of their live children, viz: Walter L. and Dr. Phe bus, of Memphis; Jeff Phebus, of Ridgely; Wright Phebus, of Union City, and . Mrs. Helen Cockrill, of Memphis. Mr. and Mrs. Phebus cel ebrated their golden anniversary eight years ago and until a few months ago have been enjoying line health. The very kindest wishes of hosts of friends are offered. Mr. Jas. Faircloth, grandson of Mrs. L. E. Faircloth, this city, writes that he has been favored with a pro motion by the Westinghouse Elec tric Co. He has been transferred from the Newark works in the elec tric laboratories to the sales depart ment, 126 Broadway, New York City. Mr. Faircloth says the prospects for a great improvement in business are fine and that it Js freely predicted both buying and selling will be won derfully improved by fall. Beech Chuch. Attendance was better last Sun day. Help make it better still next Sunday, and remember that we are beginning on time. The lesson is, "Jehoakim Tries to Destroy the Word of God." Jer. 36:1-32. Its time? iibr Lawn . Mi and ; OUR BALL-BEARING LAWN MOWERS WILL MAKE YOUR WORK EASY. DON'T WEAR YOURSELF OUT USING AN OLD WORN OUT MACHINE BUT BUY A NEW ONE AT OUR STORE TODAY. WE INVITE YOU TO SEE THE SPECIAL TOOLS WE HAVE FOR GARDEN WORK. EACH ONE IS A LABOR-SAVER AND YOU WILL BE GLAD TO OWN THEM. v . . WHILE IN OUR STORE LOOK AROUND AT THE MANY NEW IDEAS IN UP-TO-DATE HARDWARE. THE QUALITY AND STYLE IS THERE. PAINT PAINT TAGQ'S PAINT Paint is the outside clothing of the home. If you wish your home to appear well, give it good clothes, - and remember that the best clothes wear longest. " Tagg's Paint lasts and its'quality never changes. It is al ways the best that money can buy. It is doubly guaranteed to you by the maker and by thejexclusive distributor. DON'T buy paint containing Calcium Carbonate, Silica, Silicates and water. They are only fillers that reduce the quality of paint. When looking for 1 00 per cent pure paint compare formulas. You will find Tagg's Paint strictly pure Lead, Zinc and Oil, the same that you get when you mix keg White Lead. - Price per gallon $3.00. 5 per cent Cash Discount .15. Costs you $2.85 ' We have another good paint that will stand the wear and look good on your house. The same good paint you order from a mail order house, but cheaper. White and colors same price. - " Price per gallon $2.00. 5 per cent Cash Discount .10. Costs you $1.90 We have a complete line of paint for every purpose. Es pecially do we call your attention to our high grade Porch and Deck Paint for outside floors. We quote you pure raw or boiled linseed oil for: " , Price per gallon $1.00. 5 per cent Cash Discount .05. Costs you. .95 PAINT NOW You save the surface. We save you money. 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