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The Nevada County picayune. (Prescott, Ark.) 190?-current, January 12, 1922, Image 8

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! First Aid for j
I Every Home j
FROM the little things |
that keep you well to \
l the things that make you |
1 well, you will find this P
1 store complete in every de- |
| tail of its service.
1 Keep sickness away by
| keeping on hand such things |
| os we can suggest. For |
| cuts, burns and bruises, I
| have a real first aid remedy. I
1 Stock up well with the |
1 sanitary bandages, antisep- |
| tic bandages, etc., that |
| first aid needs require. %
| Services such as suggesting l
1 these things is but a part of f
I our job every day. In addition |
| you’ll find us a ready source |
| of supply for hundreds of “First =
| Aids to the Home.”
| rpirEi SnEAFFEIt Fountain |
| -"-Penis typical <-f the quality |
1 of our merchandise. The pc it -
| that "aficfl{/8 itrilrs alt icays'’ f
| is like the quality that is "a!- i
| ways the same always.”
| “And the SflEAFI Eft Eharo-Poir.t ^
Pencil'll an gnu-, -m the Pen’’
1 Ask for a demons! ration of both.
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Tlmd Butcher is visiting his son,
I’nul Butcher and family at Detroit,
,T. C. Gibson, Prescott route 3, was a
business visitor to Prescott Saturday,
and was a pleasant caller at the
Picayune office. Mr. Gil>son says he
could not get along without the Picay
une. and apreciates our efforts to im
prove the paper, by adding news fea
tures each week.
If you believe there is no such
thing as a real sale or there is nothing
to them, just watch the people that
come out of the Sample Shoe Store
this week and count the bundles and
note their weight, and you will he
convinced. In fact, people who are
not so conservative of language as
ourselves would call this the daddy of
all sales, but we are content to call
it a real sale, and then we know we
nre not extorting. It
Tom Davis of Laneburg, was a Pres
cott visitor Tuesday.
Rev. W. A. Freeman was a visitor
to El Dorado last Friday.
J. T. McCough of Laneburg, was at
tending to court here Tuesday.
J. .7. Fore of Sutton, was attending
to business matters here Monday.
John Boyd of Emmet, was a busi
ness visitor to Prescott last Thursday.
McRae Gann of laneburg. was a
business visitor to Prescott last Thurs
Captain Edward Miller of Mt.
Moriah, was a visitor to Prescott last
Henry Almand of Mt. Moriah, was .1
business visitor to Prescott last Sat
Jergens and Hinds Honey ami Al
mond TiOtion for rough skin, at Buch
anan Drug Store.
Mrs. R. H. Orr. of Buckner. Ark., is
visiting her daughter, Mrs. J>\. X.
Munn of this city.
Joe R. Hamilton has been ill with
grippe the past two weeks. He is some
improved, we are glad to state.
Miss Bertlm Neal returned to E!
Dorado last week, after spending a
few days here with her mother.
Miss Susan no TSinl. head trimmer at
the Quality Shop, is visiting relatives
at her old home in Greenville. Miss.
When you have looked at sale signs
and bills and have been disappointed
with prices till you are about to make
up your mind that there is no such
thing as a a real sale, just come to the
one that is being conducted at tin*
Sample Shoe Store this week and you
will he convinced that there is such a
thing as a real sale and this is it. It
Mrs. W. J. Moore and baby, Mar
garet o fPine Itluff. are visiting Mrs
Moore’s parents. Rev. and Mrs. .T. A.
Sage, in Prescott.
Think of the candy desire created by
that box you got at Christmas time.
Huy another box for yourself at I’ueli
a nan Drug Store.
W. A. L. Waters of Rosston route
was a business visitor to Prescott last
Thursday, and .a pleasant caller at the
Picayune office.
Mr. and Mrs. Sam T. Crouse of
Rosston route 2, were shopping in
Prescott Thursday, and made the
Picayune a pleasant call.
.1. W. Govnes, veterinary surgeon, of
Kmmet Route •». was a business visitor
to Prescott Monday, and a pleasant
caller at the Picayune office.
Everything in the Drug Store Line—
You can get here and usually at a sav
John Paly Parker of Bodeaw, was
a Prescott visitor Wednesday.
Bring your poultry, eggs and peas to
us. We pay the highest market price.
W. R. Steed & Sons. 12w3
Miss Evie Davis of Buckner, ark.,
is visiting friends and relatives in
Prescott and McCnskill. f
A hot water bottle is pretty classy
to warm up cold feet. Ever try one?
Fine quality, at special prices, at
Buchanan Drug Store. If
“Boss” Burnett, the biggest man in
the U. S. A., who resides in this county
left Monday for Orlando, Florida,
where he will join a carnival company.
The committee for the Nevada
County Contest met and outlined the
following program to he rendered at
Prescott on the 4th of March, and
adopted rules and regulations govern
ing the same. The Committee decided
to hold District Contests at Rosston,
Sutton. Bodeaw. Bluff City and Pres
cott early in February, ns preliminu
ies to the County Conf'^t.
High Srhool
Declamation: Eight minutes.
Reading for girls: Eight minutes.
AH Grades
Music: Piano.
Sewing: S'hool dress graded ns to
suitability of material, design, vd.
neatness of finish and general appear
ance. Cost must not exceed $4.00.
Writing: (Form now state adop
tion.) Any three exercises from the
manual of the ohilds grade.
Arithmetic: Add figures 8 square.
Heading: Eight minutes.
Pencil Drawing: Map of Arkansas.
Essay for hoys or girls: What
the School Improvement Association
means to our schools.
Essay for hoys: Boys and cigar
ettes are poor eliums to apply together
for success.
1(»0 yard dash.
200 yard dash.
Broad jump.
Running broad jump.
High jump.
Running high jump.
Sack race.
For Boys and C.irls
Potato race: 3 Opotatoes. three feet
Three legged race.
Ball throw.
Eight pound sack of sand throw.
(For girls only.)
The above list of events is issued
that you might know the nature of
the contest and begin the training of
the contestants early. A list of prizes
will be announced later. Bet your
school in the nearest District Contest
and tlimi in the County Contest.
Dwight West m or el a n d.
Pres. Nevada County Contest Assn.
District Chairmen:
Prescott District : (». X. Starnes.
ltosston District: E. O'Keefe.
Bluff City District: Chns. Starnes.
Sutton 1 li-triet : E. (1. Steed.
Bodcaw District: Mrs. I.os May.
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A free library containing 1.10 vol
umes. is now available for the use of
teachers or any one wishing to do pro
fessional reading, at the office of
County Supt. of Schools. .T. W. Teeter.
The following regulations have been
adopted governing the use of tlie Li
Rooks may be kept thirty days. This
includes time spent in transit.
Those using books to pay postage
both ways. Tins will average »! cents
per book. Be sure to include postage
when ordering a book.
Books must be returned to this office
and not passed on to another party.
That tlie teacher be responsible for
the price of tlie book or a new book.
That a fine of five cents per day be
assessed for each day the book is kept
out over time. This money to go into
the library fund.
AH books nro to be routrned to the
county superintendent.
A list of books may bo obtained
from Supt. Teeter.
Rub-Mv-Tism, antiseptic and
pain killer, for infected sores,
teeter, anrains, neuralgia,
habitual offenders must
At the November term <>f quarter
sessions of certain counties, there were
about a dozen defendants found guilty
on the charges of violation of the fed
eral and state liquor laws. Great in
terest was manifested when the Judge
was ready to pronounce sentence and
as a preface the Judge spoke at some
“In consideration «f and disposition
of the cases involving the illegal sales,
transportation or possession of liquors
in violation of the eighteenth amend
ment to the federal constitution and
the concurrent laws of the state courts
nro inquiring of themselves what they
can do in the imposition of sentences
to teach convicts as well as the public
respect for the law applicable to in
toxicating liquors.
“The loose talk of men and women
on the street, in the shops or at polite
gatherings concerning their pretended
ilesire for liquors does not stop till it
reaches the lowest stratas of society,
where it breeds anew contempt for
the law and furnishes inspiration to
ill the outlaw element of society to
become vagabond traffickers in this
illegal business. Notwithstanding such
flippant conversation, subversive of
the law. whether so intended or not.
it becomes the duty of the court more
Ilian ever before to apply the correc
tive remedies of the law with greater
rigor to the end that every citizen will
tie convinced that the 18th amendment
is a living and essential part of the
organic law of the land.
“More rigorous enforcement of the
law requires a continued activity of
prosecutions for its violation, and in
vites a liberal discrimination between
offenders in the imposition of senten
“Thus, when one who is convicted
of a misdemeanor is an amateur in
crime he is entitled to more favorable
consideration than the chronic and
habitual offender. First, because there
is more hope of his reclamation; sec
ond. because he is less of a menace
to society.
“The habitual criminal, either lv
successive or repeated violations of the
law. is the sworn enemy of society.
“It does not follow because two men
ate convicted upon indictments elmrg
jng a like offense that they are of like
degrees of criminality. We are justified
in looking through and behind the
printed record. Our inquiry is how do
their lives affect society? fine may he
a chance offender ami prosecute some
honorable employment for a livelihood ;
the other may be a chronic criminal
having no other business than that in
dicated by the offense of which he
stands convicted. He challenges the
law not once, but habitually. It is the
business of courts to convince him and
all his criminal sympathizers that the
law means what it says. All such are
criminal nuisances and must he abated.
“Thus when one convicted of such a
misdemeanor as an isolated breach of
the law it appears that he is otherwise
engaged in honorable employment and
is truly repentant for his offense, so
ciety may he protected by a light
sentence or by his parole. Hut where
the offender has no occupation excepr
(tie violation of (lie law out of which
violation he gains a livelihood, or he
prosecutes the sale of liquor as a busi
ness, he must he regarded and treated
as the enemy of society.
“This sentence court lias before it
ten or eleven violators of the liquor
law. They first represent the youth
ful or casual offender, next the re
peater, and tin' professional. In the
exercise of our discretion as to sen
tences we feel justified in adopting a
wide range of discrimination depen
dent upon the facts and circumstances
above referred to.
“Finally we may observe that if the
liquor laws are to be enforced the vigi
lance of officers is but a small part of
tin1 program. Public conscience must
demand the’r enforcement and tli m
give itself unstintedly to the task.
. “Preachers must preach, teachers
must teach until every citizen of this
land respects and obeys the law. which
includes the eighteenth amendment,
whether he likes it or not.”
Poland Sage is spending the week
with his parents, Rev. and Mrs. J. A.
Sage. Mr. Sage has just completed the
course for his A. B. degree in Yander
hilt University where hi1 has been at
tending school for the past 18 months,
lie will leave Friday afternoon to re
turn to Nashv lle, Tenn. where he has
accepted a position with the Fourth
and First National Bank of that city.
Jj. E. Dowd, associate profess or of
Textile Engineering, in charge of cop
ton classing work at the College has
been made chairman of the Board of
Cotton classers of the Texas state de
partment of markets and warehouses.
Mr. Dowd is a wounded veteran who
took training at the A. and M. College
under the Federal Board for Vocation
al Training and on the completion of
his student work was employed on the
faculty of the College. He was r«*.
ommended to Charles E. Baughman,
commissioner of the department if
markets and warehouses for appoint,
ment on the board by President w,
B. Bizzel at the request of Professor
B. Bagley, head of the Department
of Textile Engineering.—A. & M. Col
lege Bulletin.
Mr. Dowd is a former Nevada coun
ty boy.
^ “The Flour that satisfice”
If you want to make
your wife real happy, buy
for her a sack of Airy
Fairy Flour. It satisfies.
We handle a full line of
Fresh Lettuce
Nuts of all kinds.
Phone No. 88
Suits cleaned and pressed $1.00
Pants cleaned and pressed AO
Overcoats cleaned, pressed 1.00
Overcoats pressed _ AO
Reduction in all ladies’ work.
Satisfaction guaranteed.
We call for and deliver.
11 elms \ Hines, Props.
Phone 1121 Prescott, Ark.

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