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THE OZARK SPECTATOR A SEMI-WEEKLY NEWSPAPER PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY I VOLUME 6. OZARK, FRANKLIN COUNTY, ARKANSAS. WEDNESDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 21, 1917. NUMBER 58 FROM OVER THE COUNTY Fresh From Our Regular Correspondents. — - — - -- --- rf, - P Alix New* er fine for gardening in White Oak Mr. A. J. King went to Fort Smith first of the week. - The White Oak Sunday School is progressing nicely. Attend ance good for time of year. John Ray has been transacting businesss in or near Redding this week. Mr. and Mrs. Harley Russell j were out in their new “Ford”! Sunday visiting relatives. i Mrs, Clem Anderson visited j her sister, Mrs Jackson Hood, j first of the week. The Sunshine'Club met with| Mrs. Etta McKinney Wednesday, j An enjoyable time reported. The White Oak Missionary Society contemplates giving aj social entertainment in the near! future. Mr. Wallaee Milton’s new house is almost completed. It will be occupied by Harley Cannon and wife when finished. Mrs. Myrtle Anderson was called to Redding on account of the illness of her sister. Moliie, and step mother. Mrs. Welton. Both have pneumonia. Mr. Bill Hamm and daughter, j May Hazel, visited Mr. Wid Ray ! and family of Redding Saturday j and Sunday, returning Sunday j afternoon. Mrs. Wallace Milton wen? to j Fort Smith Monday to see h er! brother, Mr. Alfred Richardson, j who had a stroke of paralysis a j few dajs ago and is in a critical condition. The time of prayer meeting has been changed from Wednes day to Friday night so that our pastor, Bro. Sanders can be with us twice a month, 1st and 3d Fri day night in each month. Preaching at Altus. Preaching Services each Sun day afternoon at 2:30. Subject for next Sunday will be. ’’Obedience to-Faith” . I cordially invite all Altus people and those living near who can. to attend those services. G. T. Reaves. Stanley J. Clark.to Speak. Stanley J. Clark will speak at Denning Friday night in connec tion with the free picture show. BURN’S CONFECTIONERY Circuit Court Convenes. Circuit Court convened Tues day morning with Judge Cochran presiding. C. M. Wofford, our new pros ecuting attorney, is representing the state for his first term in the Ozark District and is making a good record The following cases have been disposed of: John-Petoski, plea guilty, fined $5 Willie Tompkins, wife abandon ment, plea guilty, fined $50 Champ Patrick, illegal sale of liijuor, nolle pros Med Berkley, malicious mis chief, jury trial, . verdict not guilty BillBorengasser violating three mile law. judgment entered Hasson Pritchard,drunkenness nolle pros Bill White, disturbing peace, plea guilty, fine $5 Guy Autry, assault and batter y. plea guilty, fine $5 A1 Hood, failing to dip cattle, dismissed at cost of defendant. Chas. Canady vs Williard Pen dergrass, settled out of court. J. C- and Sol Davis vs A N. Cherry, continued J. R. Watkins Medicine Co. vs Shamberger, Sax, et al, suit on bond, settled out of court Smith Trading Co. vs R. L. and Gertrude Jones, dismissed Letter To W. j. LeRoy. As you know our Hendrix En dowment team spends Sunday, March the 4th in Fort Smith Dis trict and after consulting with the presiding elder we have book ed Rev. W. B. Hubbel for your place at 11 o’clock service on that day, I know you will advertise the Matter and give him the very best possible hearing, besides helping him any other way pos sible. * Your brother. James Thomas. Mason-Davis « S. W, Mason and Miss Mary O. Davis'were married at the re sidence of the bride's grand par ents. Mr. and Mrs. John Town send, at 1 P. M. today, Rev. M. G. Jobe officiating. After the ceremony a bounti ful dinner was served. now By FRANK H. SPEARMAN Author of “ Whispering Smith” HOW would you like the job of cleaning out a gang of desperate out laws who long had terrorized the country surrounding their mountain home? Q That is the job assigned to Henry de Spain, young, good looking, a crack shot and who knows no fear. He accepts the task and meets Nan, a high spirited niece of the leader of the band. Q There are many thrilling adventures in the war that follows—hand-to-hand combats, pursuits, captures and escapes through all of which is interwoven his grow ing love for the mountain lass. Q Here is a story as interesting and absorb ing as any you have read in a long time. It is our new serial and we want you to be on the lookout for the first installment. You will miss a big treat if youdon't read it. _ j Spud In Test Well. _ .. _ Burke & Son spudded in the test well on the Jim Powell farm yesterday and were about 100 feetdeep at noon today. Mr. Burke brought in the first well in Crawford county, and has the distinction of having brought in more producing wells than any | other driller in the fields in which j he has worked. League Program. The Department of Home Mis sions. What it is and what it does. Song: America. Scripture Lesson: Isa. 35: 1-10 The need for home Missions. Waldo Frazier. Miners Problems and Textile Industrial Institute, Mrs. Warner The Negro Mission Work: Ben Ford. The Rural Church, and What j Aid is Needed. Jean Bill. What will Solve the Rural Church Problem. Work Among Mexicans in the Sonth. Vera Thompson. Ella Anderson. Leader ——— - --- — Max Yeager. Mr. Max Yeager one of White Oak township most-worthy citiz ens answered the final call Mon day evening January 15th 1917. ; He was born in Germany in 1848. came to United State with his father’s family at the age of two years returning to Germany in 1852: the following year they re turned to United States At this time Mr Yeager was five years of age. The famiiy settled in Whitefield County, Georgia, where he spent his boyhood days. In 1870 he married Miss Virginia Nobblet. To this union six child ren were born, three girls and two boys: they are as following Mrs. Walter Jenkins. Mrs. John Anderson, Mrs. Wallace Jenkins, Henry, Oscar, and Tom. Besides a wife and children and a number of grand children he leaves four brothers to mourn his loss. He came to Franklin County, Ark. about 1880 and spent the re mainder of his life within a few miles of Ozark. He professed faith in Christ at the age of 35 and joined the M. E. Church South at old Fleeman Chapel. Cro. Boyles was pastor of the church at this time. At the tune of his death his menbership was with the Pleasant Grove M. E. Church. Mr. Yeager died of that dread disease cancer. Altho his suf fering was intense he was very patient. He never murmured nor complained. All that a love ing companion and devoted sons and daughters could do was done to relieve his suffering It seem ed that no sacrifices was to great to make for husband and father. We have never seen a family more devoted than his family was in his sickness. Often during his sickness he would tell his fanilv not to grieve for him, for he was ready to die. and his suffering would be over. He seemed to grow stronger ^in the faith until the last. The day he died he shouted praises to God. He call ed his family and exclaimed “I am so happy: 1 am happy. Truly a good man has passed from the scenes of earth to the life beyond. The high esteem in which he was I held was manifested by tbe forge j crowed that attended his fur 'V Funeral service was con " by Bro. G. W. Bray, at the Dune&n * Program For S. I. A. Meeting S. 1. A. meets at Mrs. Nichols home Wednesday Feb. 21st. Song America. Paper-Washington’s Home Life” Miss Lena Hooper, Musie-Voeai, .Jean Bill. Paper "School Conditions in Washington's day” Mrs. Frasier, Music Mrs. Clayton. Paper. "A Sketch of Martha Washington.” Mrs. Tompson. Preaching at Oak Hill Rev. W. J. Davis will preach at Oak Hill next Sunday at eleven o’clock. J. B. Morgan. J. B. Morgan was born Dee, 27 1854 in Chickamanga. WalkerCo. Ga. Was married to Miss Jane McJunkins Dec. 23th. 1875 at La fayette, Ga. To this union was born five children four of whom still survive him Carra, Bertie, Hester, and Omar, also one adop ted daughter, Pearl. In the year of 1889 he united with the Missionary Baptist Church, of which he has ever been a consistent member He came to Franklin Co., Ark. in Nov. 1890 and settled near Ozark, where he spent the re mainder of his life He died Feb. 15 1917 at 9-20 P M. Is survived by two brothers and two sisters. G. T. Morgan, Bertie, Ark. R. L. Morgan Havanna, Ark. Mrs. W. F. Hayes Rossville, Ga. Mrs. 0. C. Hayes Staunton, 111. Buried at Nichols cemetery Saturday 2 P. M. A great host of friends and neighbors present. Milton Willey. Milton Willey was born Oct. 14 1895 died Feb. the 11 1917. Milton was a true hearted boy loved by all. He was to his home a source of pleasure. He was al ways so cheerful and happy. Just why he should have Been removed from his home and loves we can not understand but God knows best. He was prepared for the change and it is better for the same, while we mourn his de parture, he so young and full of hope. He leaves a father and mother, four sisters and two bro thers and a host of friends and relatives to mourn his lo|s. Funeral service was conducted at the Liberty Hill ^cemetery by Bro. Robertson of Clarksville at 12 o’clock Feb. 12th. A noble life has ended. His Meeds are all recorded The soul|its way has wended Where it will be rewarded. After the Grip ,—What?—| Did it leave you weak, low In spirits and vitality? Influenza la a catarrhal disease, and after you re cover from the acute stage much of the catarrh is left. This and your weakness invite further attacks. The Tonic Needed b PeraiL First, because it will assist in build ing up your strdhgth, reinvigorating your ’igestion and quickening all functions. Second, because it aids in overcoming the catarrhal condi tions, helping dispel the inflamma tion, giving the membranes an oppor tunity to perform tneir functions. Thousands have answered the ques tion niter grin by the proper use pi thin Mat tonic trentment. Ten | m*y profit by Ml as> perieoce.