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Monroe City Democrat. (Monroe City, Mo.) 1888-1919, March 27, 1902, Image 8

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Newsy Hems Complied for us by our
Country Correspondents.
Be sure and attend the school
meeting ;i t the school house
next Tuesday April 1st and
vote for the ritfht man.
Mrs. William Sherman, of
Victor. accompanied by John
T. Christian of Monroe City,
visited Mrs. Price Griffith latl
Mis. Lou Colvert and Miss
Ella Evans visited Mrs. V. U.
Hibbert near Warren Saturday
C E. Colvert has decided as
he lias a HOD of his own to help
him, he can run a farm alone,
and has rented his grandfath
er's place and is preparing to
move this week.
Master Harry Welton will
run the ranch for Mrs. Lou Col
vert this year.
Miss May Hawkins, of near
Warren, paid a flying business
trip through Cooperville last
John Owen, of Monroe City
and Jack Crawford of the Stone
district was circulating around
in Cooperville buying stock
Mr and and Mrs. H I. Lear
visited Charley Weller's family
eat of Warren Sunday.
Willie Young and Jan Sua
garl of Stone district visited
Master Harry Welton Sunday.
Bernie Sandifer has conclud
ed that there are other ways to
make a living besides plowing
and chopping brush so h a s
rented the Price Griffith home
in Monroe City, and he and his
estimable wife will be residents
of your city for the future
Joanna News.
Will Uubison sold a span of
mules last week. Price received
Oregon Anderson has left his
old farm and is moving out near
Vandalia with his family.
Alva Berry was calling on
MlSS Quilling last Sunday even
ing. Miss Clista was all smiles.
Mr. Shuck and family were at
church Sunday at St. Paul .
Services were conducted Pr.
Bar nst.
John Berry and family were
at his father's, N. J. Berry, last
Prink Hamilton had a very
sick horse last Monday on his
road to Monroe City.
E l Hayden was in this vicini
ty last Sunday. Ed comes quite
There was preaching at
Pleasant Grove church last
Sunday. Services were con
ducted by Rev. Weldon. of
Laura Wickersham is visiting
at her brother-in-law's, Ed
Young, near Mt. Pleasant
Clarence Howard will close a
seven month term of scliosl at
Yeaer next Friday with exer
cises at night. A good time is
Indian Creek.
Spring is certainly here. Far
mers are busy sowing oats.
St Patrick's day was a little
too cool for planting potatoes,
so a great many postponed it
until this week.
Fr. Lyons, a Jesuit priest
from St. Louis will be here Eas
ter Saturday ancrSunday to as
sist our pastor Rev. John
Mrs, Crowley, of Ely, is vis
iting her brother Frank Elliott.
Al Abel, was a pleasant call
er at our school Thursday af
ternoon. He spoke a few en
couraging words to the teacher
and pupils which were highly
appreciated by both.
Mrs. Tom Finnigan spent the
first of the week with Mrs.
Kate McNeils.
School closes March 28.
The county candidates filled
their appointment at this place
Monday. Their able speeches
were enjoyed by a large crowd.
Mrs. Susie Hayden who is liv
ing with her daughter Mrs. Baz
Hayes of Clapper is quite sick.
Mr, and Mrs. Richaid Lillis
are visiting their son Dan, west
of Clapper.
Mrs. Rosa Corley has been on
the sick list but we are glad to
be out again.
Al Abel went fo Kirksville,
Don't forget the euchre pa rty
Easter Monday night.
1 H Oping i U
City Election Ticket.
Koticc Is hereby given that the regular gen
eraU'lecliouorthe City of Monroe. Mo., will be
held on Tuesday April list 1902. Offireis to be
seloctedare Mayor,' Mjrshal, Collector, Police
Judge and one Aldermanfrom each ward,
Voting Places .
First Ward - Hanley House,
Second Ward CreamerytMUls
Third Ward Rees' Lumber Omce
1). D. MEI.SON, Acting. President of the Board
of Aldermen and Mayor pro tem.
.Monroe City, Mo., March JOth 1803,
Forty -Six.
Monday, O. Harry Parks
turned his forty sixth milestone
on the road of life. For a week
he has been alone and lonely
for his wife was visiting in St.
Louis, but she did not forget to
ring him up, for she sent him a
lovely bloodstone set ring to
remind him of his natal day and
that she is still his ootsy-tootsy.
Seed Corn. Sharp & Pat
Our Clothing Department Is brim fuI1
with ail the
new things in Men's, boys' and children's suits. 2
we are show
ing some of
In Our Line of Men's Suits
the best values we have ever been able to show in
Monroe City, in all the new colors any styles. X X
. w t r n , , is far better than
Our Line 01 Boys and
' ever and our cash
Children' Clothing JC. buying and 8elUog
has enabled us to
make still lower prices than we have ever offered.
Our Line of Shirts & Hats ,",h"'rine
is larger and
better than ever. Come in and let us convince you
that it pays to trade at the cash store. A . A
Yours for Business,
Levy's Cash Store,
Not Guilty.
Frank W. McAllister, prose
cuting attorney of the county
explains his non appearance to
try Tim Sanders and Jim Smith
arrested for stealing this way:
'The notification or message
sent me did not reach me until
after the little niggers had
been released." That being
true, of course he is blameless
for not prosecuting them.
Shipstuff, Bran and Chicken
Feed. Sharp & Patterson.
Dry Goods
and Groceries
are Still Full and
Souvenirs all gone but the stock and
prices are attractive because the first
is the brightest and best and the
second the lowest to be found on the
WV are out for trade
and Good Goods
and Low Prices
are Bringing it
The Chillicothe Telegraphy College.
Is the largest and best
equipped college of the kind in
the West. The professor in
charge is a practical R. R. oper
ator. This school has not been
able to fill the calls made upon
it for operators. In session fifty
two weeks in the year. Enter
any time. For full information
address, Allen Moore, Chilli
cothe, Mo.
Get cash
Sharp & Donley's.
on flour at
Chillicothe Commercial and Shorthand
Are in session fifty-two weeks
in each year. Students can en
ter any day Life tuition certifi
cates for each only $25 Over
300 enrolled in Commercial and
200 in Shorthand in past twelve
months. Every Shorthand grad
uate is holding a good position
For free catalog address, Allen
Moore, Pres., Chillicothe, Mo.
Mrs. Lucinda Silvers, wife of
Ambrose J. Nolen, was born
June 16, 1866 and died at her
home in this city at 7:30 a. m.,
March 23, 1902.
Funeral services were con
ducted by her Pastor, Rev. R,
B. Briney, at the Christian
church at 2:30 p. m.. Monday.
She was a devoted wife, fond
mother and a true friend. Her
life was that of a christian
woman. Our loss is her gain.
fiftieth Annivesary
Aaron Boulware, i lie next
mayor of this city was supreme -ly
happy Saturday aud his face
was as rosy as a full moon and
as broken with smiling wrinkles
as a purling brook with wave
lets. The occasion being the cele
bration of his fifcieth birthday.
There was the royal turkey
dinner and Mr. and Mrs. E. S.
Boulware, Mr. and Mrs. J. M.
Proctor, Mr. and Mrs. J. S.
Scott. Mr. and Mrs. Henry W.
Wood, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Evans
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Sullivan,
Messrs James Boulware, R V.
Sullivan and CgM. Sullivan, all
relatives and all impatiently
waiting for Aaron to carve that
turkey to the heart.
Mr. Boulware was almost as
spry as afullgrown boy and just
about as expert with the carver,
but iu time all were served and
pleasantly satisfied.
His family sprung a very en
joyable surprise on him, by the
presentation of a handsome
gold watch and chain may be it
was to let him know what time
o night to come home, and Mrs.
E. S. Boulware irave him a
beautiful little gold locket to
fit the chain. It was a happy
day for A. Boulware and his
friends present and absent wish
him many returns.
Cow Peas Sharp & Patter
son. Bad Accident.
Friday morning while play
ing with a brush fire, Herman,
the three-year-old son of Mr.
and. Mrs. Henry Burkhart, of
Woodville, Macon county, this
state, was burned to death.
Henry, his seven-year-old broth
er, in trying to save the little
ones lite, was so badly burned
that his life is dispared ot.
Seed Potatoes. Sharp &
After a severe illness with
apendicitis at the home of her
friend, Mrs. H. L Hardy, Miss
Blanche Theihoff was well
enough Tuesday afternoon to
be moved to her home in Hun-newell.
J. E. Fish has moved from
the cottage east of the Metho
dist church to the one just west
of the Frst. Baptist church. He
must live near a church, and
the amount of water doesn't
cut any figure.
Michael Landers, Fred Gos
ney. Bud Crawford and several
other farmers told us Saturday
that the ground was thoroughly
soaked with water from the last
rain and if there was no rain
before Monday, hundreds of
acres of oats would go in the
first of -the week.
One visit to J. B. Anderson's
will conviuce you that be is
slaughtering prices on goods in
all departments in his store.
Dr. J. J. Norton, who has
been spending the winter in the
South, is expected home about
the middle of April. His friends
will be as glad to see him as he
will to return. We understand
his health has not been good
Mrs. J. E. Travis, of Rensse
laer, came up Saturday morn
ing on the train so as to be able
to attend the P. E. O. meeting
in the afternoon. After the
meeting she was joined by her
husband, Rev. J. E. Travis,
who was enroute to Florida to
fill appointments. She accom
panied h mi.
Jackson & Walker, the well
drillers, have spent the winter
drilling for water on the Al
Cassady farm northeast of the
city. Saturday morning they
struck a fine flow of water at
the depth of 535 feet and it
raised 470 feet in the well
Bargains! Bargains!
In Combs, Brushes, Cutlery,
Perfumes, Purses, Wall Paper,
Writing Paper, Lamps, Fine
Chinaware, Base Balls, Bats,
Gold Pens, Paints, Oils, etc.
Try us,
Wood fc Umstattd.

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