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, d09e0f the vile, dangerous drug to and tomorrow you may lose a mercury or quicksilver causes necrosis of the bores. Calomel, when it comes into contact 5* sour bile crashes into It. break . ’ up This is when you feel that iw'ul nausea and cramping. If you Jj sluggish and "all knocked out. if .our Hver is torpid and bowels constl 2,ed or vou have headache, dizziness, oatrd tongue, if breath is bad or stomach sour, just try a spoonful of h rmipPs Dodson's I.iver Tone. Here's niv guarantee—Go to any dru - store or dealer and get a 50-cent b0,tle of Dodson’s I.iver Tone. Take a spoonful tonight and if it doesn’t straighten you right up and make you ' feel line and vigorous by morning I want you to go back to the store and get your money. Dodson’s Liver Tone is destroying the sale of calomel be cause it is real liver medicine; entire ly vegetable, therefore it cannot sali vate or m'ke you sick. I guarantee that one spoonful of Dodson's Liver Tone will put your slug gish liver to work and clean your bow els cf that sour bile and constipated waste which is clogging your system and making you feel miserable. I guar antee that a bottle of Dodson's Liver Tone will keep your entire family feel ing line for months. * Give it to your children. It is harmless; doesn’t gripe and they like its pleasant taste.—Adv« \flfa SLn D O C La "THE SHOE THAT HOLDS ITS SHAPE’ S3 S3-5G $4 $4.50 $5 $6 $7 & $8 andVo&en Save Money by Wearing VV. L. Dougins shoes. For pale by over 9000 shoe dealers. The Best Known Shoes in the World. W/. L. Douglas name and the retail pri e is stamped on the hot W tom of all shoe, at the factory. The value is guaranteed and the wearer protected against high prices for interior shoes. The j retail prices are the same everywhere. They cot no more in San J Francisco than they do in New York. They arc always worth the | price paid for them. 1 The quality of W. L. Douglas product is guaranteed by more than 40 years experience in making fine shoes T he smart styles are the leaders in the Fashion Centres of America. They are made in a well-equipped factory at Brockton, Mass., by the highest paid, skilled shoemakers, under the direction and supervision of experienced men, all working with an honest determination to make the best shoes for the price that money - can buy. i 4^ Ask your Kline dealer for TV T.. Douglas shoes. If he ran- /' V_ not supply Toll with tin- kind you want, take no other | make. Write for interest ini; booklet explaining how to L W get slim*, of the highest standard of quality fur the price, \ by return mail, postage fro©. LOOK FOR W. L. Douglas name and the retail price ttamped on the bottom. kz J S Boyt’ Shoes x Best In the World $3.00 $2.50 & $2.00 Pre4f<1ent & \V. I,. Douglaft Shoe Co., 185 Spark St. Bro«*kton. Mans. I I INFLUENZA H— to 3 « Fovcrt Epizootic Ant! all ill eases of the horse aff' ting his throat speedily c- •• . ills and horses in me stable kept fr.-m having tl by using Spvhn'n Distemper t timpound, 3 to 6 doses often cure, ore- buttle guaranteed to cure one case-. Safe f. r brood mares, baby colts, stallions, all ages and con ditions Most skillful scientific compound. 50c and fl I" r iiftle, J . and 110 a d an Any druggist or deltv i red by manufacturi rs. SI*till \ MEUICAt IU, (.osben, lnd. Both to Be Congratulated. Ariadne Tic ii!: g.li*I didn’t marry Percy. II* — so unreliable. Pen e I opi *— llmv mi? Ariadne—Why. in* swore he'd pine aw r. .*1 (!!*• i1 i i fusel liitn and now look at him!—Judge. F.:,n; '* -. 1 N, < rl.unch", dry up and (i -j; ■ * tr with Doctor l’lerce's Holden M* . d Discovery, in tablets or liquid. —Adv. CHINESE MILITARY TACTICS Celestials Planned to Trip Up Foes, Throw Water in Their Fa;es and Then Cut Off Their Heads. At tie- beginning **f tin* < 'hiim-Japa nes,* war. says a contributor to the Washington Star, one of our military attaches saw a Chinese regiment take tin* held at a review and go through a very curious performance. The s -Idlers curried long humhoo poYs !i 1:* fishing rods, and with those they rushed at one nnothcr, yelling "1 : and making very queer gestures and grimaces. "What's the gauieV asked tin* Amer ican. "That regiment," a Chinese general answered, "is one of our very oldest. It Is now practicing a form of assault that dutes from prehistoric times. The idea is to trip the enemy up with tin* long wand, throw water In his face and. in the midst of his bewilderment at tigs extraordinary treatment, to cut off his head.” Youth's Compan ion. Very True. F.iy of course one run't believe ev erythin}; one hears. (ih. no, but one can repeat It.** The Measure of Grief. by is Miss l'itleij;li wearing only half lnouruinj; for her brother?" “Beeause he wits her half brother.** Force of Habit. ■\\t.v did your wife leave you?" 1 on e of habit, I j;uess. She was a cook before I married her." Admirable Precaution. "When I eat in public 1 always pc win re there is a free lunch." "Economy?" "No. 1 haven’t an ear for music. I want to ear standing up, so as to he in proper position in ease somebody starts ’The Star Spangled Danner.’” COVETED BY ALL but possessed by few—a beautiful head of hair. If yours is streaked with gray, or is harsh and stiff, you can re store it to its former beauty and lus ter by using "Da Creole” llnir Dress ing. Price $1.00.—Adv. Not the Whole Truth. "I have nothing against the Edin burgh people," said a gentleman who hied from the great outer world, "hut 1 must say I’ve found greater fellow feeling elsewhere. My hat blew away on Saturday, and though everybody lie Milo me took a warm interest in its perambulations, nobody joined in pur suit.” "Eli. 1 iut ye wrong Edinburgh folk," replied one of his hearers, "D'ye ken what I saw on Setterday? A man’s hat blew off just as a cable ear wls parsin', and the driver stopped the ear and sprinted awa doon the road eftcr it. Can ye bent that Ln the sooth?” The stranger said he really couldn't, and would chalk it up to Edinburgh's credit. "Wls It uct’lly true, Tam?” asked a friend, after the “foreigner” had de parted. "Aye, wis It. hut d'ye think I wud tell that it wls the driver’s nln cap j that blew off?" The Wise Fool. “Tln-re Is no such thing us luck,” ob served tin* Sage. "Did you ever have a set of lours Waten?” askt*<l tin* Fool. Unloading the Responsibility. “•'an you keep a secret?'’ “Yes.” Then listen while 1 give you one that I can't keep any longer.” dills think that old bachelors don't understand women, but widows know better. SS THOUSANDS X?S UPON THOUSANDS OF HEALTHY BOYS & CHRIS EAT Grape-Nuts AND CREAM EVERY MORNJNG BECAUSE WSSE MOTHERS KNOW "There's a Reason” SEEK AID TO BUILD BANKHEAD HIE* THERE WERE BETWEEN 50 AND 75 GOOD ROAD ENTHUSIASTS IN ATTENDANCE. WGULD CREATE INTEREST Delegates From the Courties Met at Little Rock, Elected C. E. Becker Vice President For Arkansas, Dr. T. E. Bradford, Director. Little Rock - Representatives from counties through which the proposed Hankie ..d highway will pass met in Little Rock to discuss plans for arousing interest in the project and tentative methods to obtain aid for construction of the propi'Sed highway There were be tween r»u and 75 good road enthusiasts 1:err for the meeting. The Hank head Highway would run from Washington to Los Angeles, from Memphis it would penetrat* Crittenden. Cro^s, St. Francis. Wood ruff. Monroe, Prairie and Pulaski counties to I.ittle Rock and west (if this city would pass through Faulkner, Conway. Pope, Johnson, Franklin. Crawford and Sebastian counties. C. L. Pecker, Little Rock, was elect ed vice president for Arkansas, Judge Thw eatt of In*Vail s I Huff and Dr. T. B. Bradford of Cotton Plant, directors. It was decided to assess each county $10 for preliminary publicity for the work. Defense Board Named. Gov. Brough announced appoint ment of a state committee on nation al defense, creation of which was urged by the War Department. The committee will aid tlie War Depart ment in defense measures in U1I3 state. Lloyd England, adjutant-gen eral of the Arkansas Militia, was nam ed chairman of the committee. Other members are: .1 . V. Futrall, Fayette ville; O C. Calvert. Fort Smith; Gen. John R. Gibbons, Bauxite; Moorhead Wright. Little Rock: H. L. Remind. Little Rock, and J. M Futrall, Paia gould. Approved Road Plans. ,T. D. Fauntleroy of Fort Worth. Tex., district engineer for the Sixth federal aid district, which includes Arkansas, Louisiana, Texas and Okla homa, who was in conference with Commissions. \V. B. Owen of the State Highway Department on de \ails of Arkansas road work, said that preliminary plans of all roads he has visited are feasible. There will be a greater diversity of road work in Ar kansas than in any other state, he said. Richard Rose Pardoned. A pardon signed by Governor Brough before he left for Birmingham, releases Richard Rose of Conway county from a one year’s sentence in the penitentiary for assault. Rose was sentenced March 15. Penitentiary physicians petitioning the governor for his pardon say that he is mentally unbalanced. Must Reduce Express Rates. The Arkansas Railroad Commission has issued an order requiring the Joncr.boi* >. Lake City and Eastern Rsttroad to adopt the same express schedules as those used on trunk line roads The Jonesboro road is private ly owned and its express rates were in excess of those prevailing in the states. Issues Pardon To Boy. Governor Brough granted a pardon to Garrett Osborne of Sebastian coun ty. a 15 year-old boy, who was santenc oil to four years’ imprisonment Jan uary 1, 1917, for forgery. The pardon was recommended by the trail judge, prosecuting attorney and residents of Sebastian county. County Judge Named. G. S. Parsley, former circuit clerk or Madison County, was appointed county judge of Mad<son county by Gov. Brough. Mr. Parsley had been holding a temporary appointment, sue c«*eding the late Judge J L. Young. Incorporation Matt?rs. The Fair No. 33. Mulberry, general merchandise, capital $10,000, of which $5,050 subscribed, F. It Michell presi dent, B. V. Tyson vice president, W. F. (luber secretary-treasurer. Southwestern Builders' Supply Com pany of Texarkana, capital $10,000, It F. Britton president and treasurer, tl. M M'dd gh vice president, II. M Bar ney c,' .1 tary. Harrelson Bu tuber Company of Nlckey Spur, *25,000 captial, $15,000 subscribed, J. M. Harrelson president. Incorporation papers were tiled by the Farmers’ Union Exchange of Prescott, and will engage in general merchandise business with an author ized capital of $10,000, of which $GS0 Is paid in. Articles of Incorporation were filed by the Adie Bee Coal, Oil and Gas Company of Arizona, a $500,000 cor poration which Mill devote its entire capital to developing leases In the Ozark mountains. Bate Grocery Company ot Newport filed articles of incorporation with an authorized capital of J-to,000. Put Pen On Cash Basts. Uov. Hrougn and inembeis of the penitentiary board of commissioners and representatives of hittle Rock bank reached an agreement whereby a market will hereafter be created for the handling of penitentiary warrants at a minimum discount. Tlie banks agreed to purchase war rants, beginning this month, a( 92 cents on the dollar, the discount to decrease 1 per cent each month The agreement provided that the total ex penditures under the plan shall not * xceed $180,000. The agreement provides that the bank will be given notice when peni tentiary money is to be deposited in the state treasury, thus enabling them to get warrants cashed. It also pro vides that the cotton crop will be market* d as rapidly as possible, and all w arrants taken up under the agree ment must lie retired by December t. Penitentiary officials fared a rendi tion of paying < \liorbitant prices he ea i-c no money could be obtained un til the 1917 cotton crop was ready for market. The proceeds from the 191*1 crop were consumed in meeting the outstanding indebtedness against the penitentiary. Occupation Tax Flection. Tiu' i>venue ordinance passed by the city council "ill be submitted to the vole!;- of l.h'le Rock on May -I. The ordinance propos* to tax n< arly every occupation in the city. The last j Legislature passed a bill authorizing <11 i - of the first cl a s to pass such measure;', hut also required that the ordinanci must receiv a majority of the votes of tlie qualified electors of the city In lore it becomes efft ctive. The revenue to lie received from the tax is designed to make up for the loss of the moneys received from sa loon license in the past The saloons netted the city about ?60,000 a year. Wants Job For Prisoner. T!ie State Employment Bureau re- j ertved a letter from the Ih v. A. J Soldan. chaplain of tiie federal peni tentiary at Leavenworth, Kan., seea ing employment for a federal prison tr soon to be discharged. The chap lain desires to place the man at or near Hot Springs on account of his health, and said that he will work for a very small salary. Calls For Berry Pickers. ('alls are coming in from Judsonia to the free eniplovmi tit agency at the labor commission asking co-operation in securing several thousand berry pickers for the season whicli will open about May 1. Pickers are paid two cents a quart and applications will be received at the agency offices at the state capitol. Bribery Trials May 1. The trials of S. 0 Sims of ITazen and 1. C. Burgess of Russellville, former senators, on charges of solicit ing and accepting bribes, orginally were set fur April 16 on the docket of the First Division Circuit Court, but through recent agreement by at torneys tlie cases were moved to May 1 on the docket. Dr. E. B. Smith Reappointed. Hr K 1! Smith of Arkadelphia, for the pa t five years a member of the State Hoard of Optometrists, was re appointed by the governor for a five voar term. BRIEF NEWS AND 'OTES. The Arkansas strawberry crop has begun moving. The first crates were shipped from Alma, Dyer and Moun tainburg. The prices ranged from to fS per crate, considerably more than last year. This is due to the shortage. While plowing near Alicia T. M Green plowed up an old stump under which were five snakes. There were two moccasins, two ground rattlers and one rattle snake. They were coiled together. Food preparedness work has begun In ('lark county under the supervi sion of County Agricultural Agent A. K. Ferguson and Canning Club Agent Miss Mamie Weaver. Hoad Improvement District No. 3 lias been formed and a rock road w ill be built from Walnut Ridge to Tor tia. The distance will be about eight miles. John W. Holin lias retired as editor and publisher of the Wynne Progress and has been succeeded by W. S. Os borne. Sheridan Freeman of Simpson, Popo county, killed an eagle recently that had a wing spread of eight feet. _ A slack barrel factory Is being moved from White Hall, in Poinsett county, to Georgetown. Work has begun on the new ? 10.(it'd brick building of the Ilaptist Church at Earle. A slight earthquake was felt at Corning last week - The G. M. I«-ittig farm of 295 acres of Current rive r bottom land, near Pocahontas, was sold by H H. Roglin, Chancery Court clerk, at public auction. It was bought by H E. Richardson of Reyno for S4. SS7.ro. 'ii response to a plea from the Wo- j man’s Silver Service Commission, the I Merry Maidens, a social club, lias taken charge of the silver service fund in White County, with Mrs. hi A. Rob bins, cf Searcy, chairman. Snappy. Josh—I wonder why they advertise this as a snappy show. All there Is to It are some good-looking chorus girls. Joslier—Why, they call it snappy, you poor minnow, ’cause all you do Is rubber. Weak, Painty Heart, and Hysterics can be rectified by taking "Kenovice ' a heart and nerve tonic. Price 50c and 11. My. The Man Hire Up. ‘‘Hello, hello, is this the fire depart ment?" asked an excited voice on the telephone. “No, madam,” answered the manager of an employment agency, whose phone bell bad been rung by mistake. ’’This Is the hire department.” WHY HAVE CHILLS AND FEVER? “Plantation” (’hill Tonic Is guaran tied and will do the work in a week. Your money cheerfully refunded by dealers if it fails after giving It a proper trial. Price 50c.—Adv. Quite a Kidder. Max Hitter, township .assessor of Pigeon township, Kvansville, tells this one: ’Have you it dog?” asked flit- spe cial tax assessor of an Kvansville woman. “No, sir," was the woman’s answer. Tin'll from the kitchen came: "Bow wow, gruff, gruff.” “Then that is your kitten?" asked the assessor.—Indianapolis News. Allen's Foot-Ease for the Troops, The antiseptic powder to shaken into the rthoes or need in the foot bath. Young it,,1,, in every community are using Allen's Foot-Kase in their drills for Military Preparedness. I’sed by the Allied, French ami Kngllsh troops Is* cause it rests the feet, takes the friction front the shoe aud makes walking easy —Adv. One Too Many. Mr. Bruce Burton, editor of Every Week, was describing tin1 mental trepi dation of a friend of his who was mak ing his first putilic speech. When he got up to speak the audi ence seemed to him like the result of a test a wife tried on her husband who came home early one morning from a banquet where there had been a quantity of some unknown bev erages. I The wife, who found tier fears had been realized, placed two clmirs fac ing each other, sat down In one and applied the stare test, looking upon the inebriated one with a cold, fixed glare. “Til tell you all about It, my dear,’ lie hiccuped, "but that woman In the other chair looks so much like you I can’t tell which is which.’ ” "REALLY, NOW— “I can’t take that. I must have Red Cross Ball Blue. 1 have used it for moro than ten years. My v'btte dresses, linens and laco curtains are snowy white. I simply can't do with out Red Cross Ball Blue. You will get it? All right, I'll wait.’’—Adv. Bright Idea. A brilliant girl spent half an hour trying to capture a big miller that was flying about the room. “Finally the child, with a shout of triumph, cornered the moth, and soon had it imprisoned in a chubby mand. When the miller finally lay still and quiet the child opened her hand. “What is it, dear?” her mother asked. Then site gave tin ejaculation of amazement: “This miller has put about 200 eggs right in my hand,” the youngster re plied. The father, who had been reading his paper, looked ifp and said: •‘Itun out, Mabel, and see if you can catch a hen.” (Jetting up in the mocnlng Is a strug gle for those people who do not make It worth while. People make much of little troubles If tjiey have never had any great ones. ’1 tie Isle ot Man lias Home rule unit woman suffrage. Kcltoes are more resonant in the eve nlng than la the daytime. As n rule, Japanese plays last from six o'clock In the morning until nine ut -night. Octopuses have been known to at tain the extraordinary length of 70 feet. There is one chance In iriH.7r»0,O0U, <>00 of getting a hand of 11 trumps ut whist. SOME REMARKS Women pause to reflect—when they see u mirror. Many a mail who Isn't quite sure of the Hible lias unlimited faith in the almanac. Oon't be stingy with kind words. They are worth nothing until you scatter them ubout. Not every widow culls for help when a man attempts to kiss lo r. Sometimes it is tin- man who needs help. There Is an element of success in ! every man. yet lie seldom utilizes it until some smart woman takes him in hand. Did you ever notice how cheerfully a woman gives her order In a restau rant when there is a man along to pay the freight? When a man vents to make sure he Is right he.ore going ahead lie | may find himself distanced by n less conservative individual w ho wus will 'ug to lake some chances. t Can't our scientists find som4 sub stitute for an appetite? By the way, what became of that movement to popularize jack rabbit Steak? “Hatch early for size " reenmstands the department of agriculture. Chicks or plots? A scientist says that fish have a sense of smell. How they must hut* their neighbors. Beatherless si.. may constitute the emancipation proclamation to tlu great American toe. No man who shortwelghts a cus tomer lias any right to believe he is better than n horse thief. Nothing 'n this world is more pa thetic than a swelled head on the shoulders of a young man. The < tiief objection to using pota toes for money is that they arc apt to spoil on a thrifty person’s hands. PERFECT HEALTH. - Tuft's Pills keep the system In perfect order. They regulate the bowel* and produce A VIGOROUS BODY. Remedy for tick headache, constipation. Tuffs Pills Not the Usual Kind. "Old Gadabout's return to his native heath doesn't match up with the usual traditions surrounding the homecoming of a globe trotter.” "So? llow is that?" "Oh. he was gone long, but lie came back short.” I.AX-POB A dlgp'stlvo liquid lax an to. cathartic and liver tonic, i ninhlncs Mtrongih with palatable, ai'mu&Uo tattle. Dues not gripe or disturb stomach. 60c. Couldn’t Keep It Up. The City Man (to ninety-year-old peasant)—Tell me, what must one do to grow to he as old as you are? Peasant—Don’t drink, don’t smoke, keep out In the fresh air. City Man—My father did all those things and died at sixty. Peasant—Yes, but he didn’t do them long enough.—Fllegende Itlnetter (Mu nich). People who talk a great deal seldom llnd time to snv anything. STOCK LICK IT-STOCK LIKE IT For Horses, Cattle, Sheep and Hogs. Contains Cop peras (or Worms, Sulphur for the Blood, Saltpeter for the Kidneys, Nut Vomica.aTonic.and Pure Dairy Salt. Used by Vet erinarians 12 years. No Dosing. Drop Brick in feed-box. Ask yourdealer for Blackman’s or write BLACKMAN STOCK REMEDY COMPANY CHATTANOOGA. TENNESSEE Kill All Flies! riae*d anrwhere.Oalay Fly Filler at tract* ant] kill* all Qiaa. Neat, clean, ornamental, con?ament, aad cheap. LaataaUaaaaaa. Mmdm ,-f b* tal. cm ' t epUl ae tip over; will MnII «W . JK«asir2rcr Daisy Fly Killer •old by dealer*, or f nd by axpraaa, prepaid. $l.aO. Sold for 47 years. For Malaria,Chill* and Fever. Also a Fine General Strengthening TootC. - - - ■ -.a W. N. U., LITTLE ROCK, NO. 17-1917. ; Trouble—Something that u J ; man's fool friends are always I ' \ getting him into. ; > POPULAR SCIENCE The damage done hy hull to the world's crops Is sr.id to amount to $1100.1100 per year. The light til the north star Is esti mated to he 11*0 times stronger thutt that of the sun. The hintem-lly of South America Is said'to lie hy far the most brilliant of all luminous insects. A mixture of linseed oil, slaked lime and cotton fiber is use In some por tions of Turkey as a substitute for ce ment. “THE WORLD DO MOVE” Hricks made from lava have recently been made in Hawaii. A recent invention i s a combined disbptiii ami draining board for dishes. A newly invented lemon squeezer is operated by a small electric motor. A shipping box of steel, almost un bnukalde and thief-proof, is u recent American invention. A woodon-solcd shoe which Is flexible has been perfected by u Hungarian io \ ell tor. A rubber ring to prevent a thimble from slipping from the linger has been invented. A new Dutch invention Is au urtifl cliil rubber made of freshly caught sea fish.