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THE CAIRO BULLETIN, GUNDAY MOP. NINO, DEOEMBEit 15,. 1607.
OUR NEW STORE WILL BE COMPLETED IN
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' The handsome new four story building on Commercial Avenue at Ninth street that will soon be the home of
this store is nearing completion and in order to save moving our stock from the present quarters we are making
sweeping reductions on the entire line. You can put furniture in your home now at prices you never before
, had the benefit of and at the same time secure only the most substantial arid best goods. This sale is worth
investigating as our entire stock is included at cost and below cost. You can put the best heater cook stove or
range in your home on our usual easy terms of $1 down and $1 per week until paid for. This offer includes
any stove in the house. Young man this is your opportunity Marry and we will furnish your home on
that easy payment plan. The out of town trade will find this a golden opportunity and will not waste their
time in a trip to Eighteenth street to visit our store.
The prettiest line of lamps to be found anywhere are here and will mike a most acceptable Christmas present
Mr. J. E. Coakley who is now assistant manager of this store will be pleased to greet you with a
smile and requests all of his old friends to call on him.
Your credit is good here for any article in our store. Bring your Clearing House Certificates to us.
ure Co imp amy
J. E. COAKLEY, ASS'T MANAGER.
I803-5'7-9 Commercial Avenue. Soon to locate on Commercial Avenue at Ninth Street.
IN CLOCKS '
EVER KNOWN IN CAIRO
We are determined to close out our entire
stock of Cloak s within the next 10 days.
We have marked prices down so low, that
any person, in the least inclined to purchase
a Winter Wrap will see at a glance, the
exceptional values we are offering and the
advantage to them in purchasing from us.
The stock is complete in Ladtest Misses,
and Childrens Coats and the
MONDA Y MORNING
2 NEWS FROM OUR NEIGHBORS
December 14. 1907.
Mr. lleasley Harper of Villa Ridge
was iii town Saturday on business
Yesterday was the mast disagree
able day of the season, but what
could you expect of Friday the lath?
Mr. John Sinoot the butcher, had
business up near Pulaski this week
About 375 visiting members were In
attendance at the I. O. O. Fe organ i
nation Thursday night Forty-three
members were taken into the lodge,
Rev. Johannsen, has secured rooms
(it Mrs. Clantnn'n on Blanche avenue
and will have his study there.
Little Howard, the son of Mrs.
C'has. Copeland, was quite sick Frl
Many of our male citizens had busi
ness In Cairo ami Wetaug this week.
Air. W. A. Lewis the merchant
prince ami veteran Odd Fellow, of
Pulaski, was here Thursday night to
Fee the fun.
It seems to be understood that one
saloon will boldly open up here to
test the local option law.
Mrs. .1. II. Lufkln Is reported quite
sick at her home on Blanche avenue.
Her daughter, Mrs. Lou Benedict who
was 1adly hurt by a fall some time
ago is fast recovering.
Rev. Moses and wife left on No.
8 Friday evening for Bethlehem, Pa,
where they will visit until after the
f holidays. Mr. Moses has accepted a
tall to the Moravian church at I'rieh
ville, Ohio, and will take charge of
the church the flr.st of the year.
Mis, K. J. Cause was shopping In
Mis. A. Donovan who has been quit.
ill is reported no batter.
in i. mumm l'ryor oi lani.MS, wa't
seen on our streets Thursday...
C. K. Hodges In on the sick -lint.
Allen DeOue, lineman fcr the I'.dl
Telephone Company, of Cairo, piixn.id
through here Friday inornins.
December 14, 1907.
Mr. Rd Rurgman Is quite III at his
home in this city.
.1. W. Dorsey of Holloway was a
aislness caller here Friday.
Mrs. Andrew' Devore is not much
improved at this writing but hopes
hi-" eiiieittiint-il for ner recovery.
Miss Kate MeNeile, who has been
attending the Forest Park Conserva
tory of Music, at St. Louis. Is home
or the holidays.
Mr. Ben Echols of Wood ville, Kv..
was In town ou business Friday.
Mrs. E. C. Moss is one the sick list
Mrs. A. S. Devore spent Thursday
with her daughter Mrs. J. F. MrClure
FOR THE WEEK
LITTLE BUSINESS EXPECTED
FROM CONGRESS TILL
BATTLESHIPS TO SAIL
Leave Hampton Roads Monday Sec
ond Trial of Editor Harden
Begins in Berlin Tomorrows-Other
Washington,- Dec. 14. Little busl-
nei-it u( importance is expected frotti
cr tigress during the coming week, or,
lor that matter, until after the holi
Secretary of War Taft will again
be at bis denk after an absence of
several months spent In ' his journey
tc the Philippines and return. His
return will doubtless bring out a new
crop of political stories and rumors
In regard to his candidacy for the
The fleet of sixteen American bat
tleships will leave Hampton Roads
Monday morning bound on the H.oOfl
mile Journey around Cape Horn to
Snn 1-Vanrlnrn The Anariurt will
Nearly all of our stores have spec-be witnessed by President Roosevelt
Make a batter of two beaten eggs,
a cup of milk, a gill of clam liquor and
a pint of flour that has been well sift
ed with a teaspoonful of baking powd
er. Stir In two doten chopped clams
and drop, by the spoonful, la deep,
boiling fat. Cook until brown, drain
in a colander, then on tissue paper,
and serve hot.
Advertisements on pottage Stamps.
The Norwegian postal autlwltlea
have under consideration an applica
tion for permission v to print adrer. .
tlscmcnts oo the buck of postage
stamps. It Is proposed to devote the
proceeds to tbe erectiun and mainten
ance of a sanitarium for consumptives.
n Kohi ANo c:
nl displays of holiday goods, the wln
ows are tastefully decorated and al
together the town Is taking on the
usual Christmas aspect.
.Mr. 13. Joseph, of Cairo, was up
Saturday looking after tho business
of the People's Furniture company a
Several of the farmers around VIII
Rldgo are preparing hot beds to try
raising early cabbage for market.
The Ladies Aid society of Villa
Ridge gave an oyster supper Thurs
day night which was well patronized
and highly appreciated by every on
Mr. Will J. Powell, will serve hot
coffee sind lunches in his old saloon
stand in the Stern block.
Mrs. Harry cramlhtam will move
his family here from Marlon. III.. In
A few .lava will twnu-v f h. hntteo
Mm Blanche avenue latlv vacated bv
Mr. and ,.Vrs. Moses.
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things said alout an Inter-urban rail
way or a McKinley system, or was we
dreaming? Mounds needs something
like that. '
Oecember 14. 1907.
Mr. and Mrs. A. D. Houe and r hit
dren. have arrived from Idaho to visit
with Mrs. James Fitzgprald.
Mr. J. F. Alexander, was here a few
days ago representing the Hamilton
I Brown Shoe Company of St, Louis.
Mr. J. W. Thorn ason. of Anna. ws
here Tu-day on bnine?s.
Mr. Ccbbnm. of Murpbysboro. who
has been on a hunting trip at Horse
shoe Lake returned to his home Tburs
Ixuen Stophlet, Sr., was among th
'r.iro visitors Friday.
Miss Lurlene Bartlett Is at th
home of her parents from' Oxford
Ohio, where she is attending the Ox
ford college, she will remain here
during the holidays.
J. C. Ford made a business trip to
Mrs. Warder Harris of Mounds
spent Friday with relatives here.
Mr. Mike Murphy made a business
I ilp to Cairo Friday.
j. .m. ixing. or Hoiioway, Ky.. wa
it' town Frldav.
H. J. Hilcinan' and John Walker.
of Olmsted, were niemliers of the
party of O.I.I Fellows who organized
lodge t Mounds Thursday night
They returned to thHr home Friday
II. CooM-r was hi Cairo on business
Mrs. win. Neadstine, daughter Jes
ie. and son George, have returned
from Qnlncy whre they have nient
the past few mon;h and mhere
leorge i attending college. Tbev
will 1. 1 w-iid thf boll, lava here.
There w! be a men's meeting at
he M. E. church thi (Sunday) after
roon at 2.30 o'clock.
Lord Brampton tSir Henry Hawk-
1ns ) r-'ehrate4 Ms ?:h birthday re
cently. mh-n he gar this iharacter
Istle altict-: "Never jret mixed un
a Isws jits or the law. I think I know
something about It."
Vandalism an ML ef Olives.
The olive trrs on the Mount of
Drives bate ben destroyed by tour-
find an official party on board the
Announcement Is made from Rome
that a secret consistory will be held
Monday followed by the usual public
consistory three days later. Several
.relates wilt be elevated to the
csrdlnalate, brt no Americans will be
among the favored ones.
The second trial of Maxmllinn Ha
den, editor of Die Zukunft, on the
charge of having criminally libeled
Count Kuno von Moltke, will begin In
Berlin on Monday.
The trial of some of the Colorado
land fraud cases will begin Monday In
the I'nited States district court at
ine nrst hearing in tne suit re
cently Instituted by the United
States against the so-called Powder
trust Is scheduled to take place Tues
day at Scranton, Pa.
Notable observances will be held In
New England and other parts of the
county Tuesday In commemoration of
the one hundredth anniversary of the
birth of John Greenleaf Whlttler. tbe
The Harriman Fish fight for control
ol the Illinois Central will be re
sumed at the adjourned stockholder
meeting in Chicago Wednesday.
At Trenton. N. J.. Thursday. Rev.
Edward J. Knight will be consecrated
Bishop of the Episcopal Missionary!
district of Western Colorado.
A national convention of the Far-1
niTs' Cooperative congress will a ;
semhle in Pe Moines Tuesday and j
remain In session three dars. !
When you hear the
know steamlnfj hot
buttered' cakes are
ready to be eaten
It's not surprising that
you gt la such a hurry
for Roklaad Is th most ap
petizing', augary, old-fash
lonad auar houae naolassaa
mad la the Stats of Louis
iana. you have ntvtr used
"RokUnd" order a gullon to
dy And learn of its delights
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Insect Food. j
Pesides tha locust, tbe Insects which !
are aalea for ftxd are tba bnsong !
men or jiurua ai.3 tt s,--ra. a '
lat aite moth found among the i
palm trees cf the Writ ladiea i
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BENO & WILLIAMS
TIN, COPPER zzi
SHEET IRON WORKS
Steel Ceilings, Cornices,
810-812 Commercial Avenue
Steamboat Work a Specialty
Cairo Phona 447.