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THfc CJAtSd BtttLETIN, M9NDAY MORNING, Ftf ?-tTP-V 21, 1315.
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The steamer Ferd TIerold left St.
3 'Hi's Tuesday st noon. She got down
i s far as Jeff ei son Barracks when the
! 'rtsr.1 came. delaying her arrival in
r.ho till yesterday. She left at 4
cm k for Memphis.
bryis P.erryroau passed through tie
-'w to Paducah last night. He left
V. e P.o'.le of Calhoun lau! up at Wand
'sower on account of the ice. S!mj
v. ,t; en route from Paducah to fit-Su-iS
it e Queen City been laid up at
J i ktr.au Bif.ce Sal unlay morning on
!.,..,ou!jt of ice. Win realizations of
tie cold ware her stay is likely to .ihe
Cl some duration. .. .
'The Wright- is here.' until the -ex-t
Med coiil weather has passed itHt's
ill 4utiHt. She is, hound fori St.
. Jo'jc. , v ' '
.'-The river marked (32.4, feet on ' the
Cairo Range hut eirenlng. ' showing a
rt of 2.. CeetJn24 hours.' i
LOCKER CLUBS PAY HOT
" J J).IL I - I 1 I "
Neither' do' the Officers at : Nashville
Move to Collect From '
Cured by Lydia E. Pink
ham'sVegetableCompound Milwaukee, AVR "Lydia K. Pink
ham's Vegetable Compound has made
me a wcu wvumu,
and Lwould like to
of it, I suffered
from female trouble
and fearful pains in
my back. I had the
best doctors and
they all decided
that I had a tumor
ia addition to my
female trouble, and
advised an opera
tion. Lvdia E.
Pinkham's eatable Compound mado
me a weu woman ana x
backache. I hope 1 can help others by
icllinjr them v.hat Lydia L. Ilnkham s
V'cffctablo Compound has "one tor
ie:" M its. Km ju Imse, m 1 irst b
Milwaukee, Wis. .
The above is only one of the thon
ands of grateful letters which ara
-onstantly being received by the
'inkham Mwliciue Oompany of Lynn,
lass., which prove beyond a dotibtthat
Lydia J2. rinkham'd Vegetable Com
ixJund, made from roots and herhs,
iptiiailv does cure these obstinate dis-
ases of women after all other means
have failed, and that every aneh suf
mnz woman owes it to herself to at
least (rive Lydia E. IMnkham's Vegeta
ble Compound a trial before submit
ting to an opemtion, or giving up
who nf rpcovprv.
Mrs. Pinkhain, of Lynn, Mass.,
invites all sick women to write
...v r.i,di7iM She lias sruiaeu
reu. u. iiifi'-i uci ...... - ... .,,. ,
,. Ulmn!in s to uctuia twui v
locker clubs xidTice is f ree.
are no developments in
v, arrant cases against
ii nd ?oft drink stands. No return:
lave yet been made and no definit
i iatc'hient comes fro:ii any autnorita
tlve sources as to what m ne none i
C'ojinty Court Clerk Shelton still ex- .Election Clerks and Judges to Be
'Cis rhe men against whom the war-1 Examined Tonight at Commer
umU are directed to. begin maklm; cial Club Rooms,,
lavments in a short time
1WLL MEET TONIGHT
MISSISSIPVI VALLEY TRANSPOR
TATION CO. GIVES ASSUR
ANCE TO 00 THIS HT RE.
Correspondence Between Mayor. Par
sons and Secretary Mathews
Arent Cairo Board of
EE A COLD OM
TWO Clu STORMS FOLLOVVXD DY
COLD WAVES WILL SWEEP
FROM THE ROCKIES TO THE
One of the attorneys for the deal
ers said this morning: ;
"If we pay, we will have to brins
f-nt to recover in each case. There
is no use to bring suits that we cai.
rot win. We do not snow on whit
pounds we are proceeded against- It
we. kn?w where we are, the situation
would b? simplified and payments
might probably be made. We tjo not
want to bring siH to recover money
where the evidence against us is such
m to make recovery impossible, brt
we Lave thus far been unable to as
certain what this information is. The
warrants are many of them, ret un
able today, but that does not matter.
They cannot sell our property, we
tlnuk, until they have advertised it
lor ten days."
The board of election commission
e'rs have changed tii'? place of meet'
ng of the selected judges and . clerks
of election from the court house, tc
jthe Commercial Club rooms: the tnu-
of meeting will be 8 o'clocn.
The four military companies ,sta
tioned at the court house occupy mo.-t
of the room now and it was thougiit
best, on this account, to change
There will be about C3 men in at
trndance for examination tomorrow
FARIBANKS IN BERLIN.
Berlin, Feb. 2-1. Charles V. Fair
banks, formerly vice president of the
Vn!ted States, today occupied the pul
pit of the American church. Mrs, Hill
wife of the. American ambassador,
gave a reception in'honOr of : Mrs
Fairbanks in the atfernoon.
Some weeks ago representatives of
the Mississippi vauey I ransporin-
... i r i-
tion CO. wtin neauquariers ai oi.
Louis were before the commercial
bodies of this city outlining the pur
poses of the company and trying to
interest the citizens of Cairo in tak
ing stock in the enterprise. Their ex
planations and arguments were quite
convincing and well received by the
citizens present at the meeting, but
the large amount of stock they asked
airo citizens to subscribe put a dam
per on entnusiasm; .nvwu svwvn m
what is desired from Cairo .citizens.
nvestnient. that Cairo will be made
an important uepoi in uuuji'uuj
and a large expenditure of money is
-nade here a greater interest in the
project will be manifested. The com
pany is going ahead with the build
ing of the first boat and expect to
have it in operation this coming stmi
ner. The following communications be
tween Mayor Parsons and the com
pany official-s will explain the situa
tion: " ' . "
Cairo. 111 . Feb. 17, 1910.
Edward Hooker, Care Miss. Valley
Trans. Co. St. Louis.
Dear Mr. Hooker: The Cairo Board
of Trade held its last meeting Tues
day oiirbt as per previous arrange-
A discussed the interest of
;he Mississippi J'ifey Transportation
Company in a very favorable manner.
fhnse rtresent felt that it woukl be
jest for you to send in a representa
s lo secure subscriptions to stock.
further suggestion was made; that
nnoniwth a st von were asltins lor a
pecipc amount of stock to be sulF
cribed for here, you give our people
ome kind of tangible asurance that
he money mentioned in the l"'os
icetus as being the amount of money
be spent here for permanent Im
movements will actually Te invesieu
n Cairo. The sentiment expressed
t the meeting was that such an un
derstanding would appeal to our peo
ide very much more quickly than any
other argument that could be used.
Very sincerely yours,
WOMAN WhO CARIES TYPHOID
GEf.M RELEASED QA CONOt
TION THAT SHE- ABANDON
HER VOCATION, COOK.
Now York, Feb. 20. "Typhoid Mary,'
who real name :lv withheld by tlic
heuHh nc.thcritifh, js a Iree
a;a:n after having lean ten;
n cd in
Washington. Feb. 10. HeJry o.er
coats and fins will le in demand all
over the country during: the weekk. ac
cording to a forecast made taniiht by
stormy cold wave is' the indication 'in hospitals Jor three years be-
all districts from tl.v Uockies to the
Atlantic corst, ' -
A storm tomorrow and Tuesday will
cross tho centrtu valleys, great inses
and Atlantic seahoard, attended ly a
heavy snow in the northern and rain
op snow in the middle, and rain in tho
southern parts of the country. Clear,
cold Weather will follow the storm,
overspreading the Mississippi Valley
and upper lakes region Monday.
A second storm, a'so to be followed
by a cold wave, will appear in the
extreme west about Tuesday and cross
the plains and central valley slates
Wednesday and Thursday an.l rea.-h
the Atlantic coast Friuay.
Sale of personal property of tjelat"
B. R. Thistlewood, commencing Fel
22nd, an.! continuing until property it
disposed of. The property consists c'
12 HEAD OF MULES, t HORSE, 11.
K. plows, cultivators, lot of chain har
ness, 1 buggy, 1 set of double harness
1 set of single harness, household, am'
office furniture', 1 grader, 1 lotof corn.
r wacons. Sale will be for cash or
on time, purchasers giving note with
annroved security, notes drawing six
per cent interest.
V. F. GIBSON, :
N. B. THISTLEWOOD.
Feb. 21,1910. Administrators
: - - Copyright IWIj by C. U, Zuumeroian Co. No. IS
NIO true happiness can ever come
1 unless the fact of possible depen
dency has been entirely eliminated, and
this can only be done by means of a
bank account. You should acquire
one, and once started you will be sur
prised how easily and rapidly it grows.
J S. AISTIIORPK,
W, P. WOOD,
W. P. HALO DAY,
II. R. A1STHOUPE,
' " Cashier.
ROBBED WHILE AT PRAYER.
cause the physicians said tiint she was
a living jecei'tncle for typhoid lenn;.
She is a cook and therefore pur
ticulailv likely to transmit the dis
ease. With the understanding that
(die conk no more, Health Commis
sioner Led'-rSec announced to lay that
the department had decided to re
lease her. - : -
The case is unique ia tho medical
records. After repeated eases of ty
phoid wre discovered in families for
whom the woman had cooked, the au
thoiities made an investigation which
resulted in her detention on the
theory that she was a walking reser
voir for typhoid germs, harmless to
heiself, but easily . communicated to
A LINIMENT FOR EXTERNAL USE.
No woman who bears children need suffer d-ring
the period of waiting, nor at any time of baby's Com-;
;.i-r if. Mother's Friend in used'as a mrxs.ifi'C for t!ie
muscles, tendons cr.d Ekr.di cf the Lcdy Motliei':. Friend is a pene
trating, healthful liniment whidi strengthens the laments, lubricates
and renders pliant those muscles on which the mJJi is greatest, pre-1
vents caking of the breasts by keeping the ducts open; and relieves
nausea, backache, numbness, nervousness, etc. Its regular, use will j
prepare every portion of the system for the safety of both mother and
child and greatly reduce the pain and danger when the little one ;
comes. Mother's Friend is sold at drug stores. Write for our free '
book containing valuable information for expectant mothers. ,
WE mUH FIELD CO., ATLAHTA, GA.
New Orleans, La, Feb. 2d. Mrs
L. E. Flory,' of Toledo, Ohio stayini
at. a hoarding house at .SIS Camp
street, comnlained to the police Fri
day that some one stole a tiamt sat
chel from her containing two railroad
tickets to Toledo and $21 in currency
while she was kneeluig In prayer at
the Jesuit church. She hays that
upon entering the church she knelt
in one of the pews aid laid the hand
bag beside her. When she arose the
handbag was missing. Mrs. Flory leit
tonight for Memphis, where she has
TRAGEDY OF A KISS.
NARROWLY ESCAPES LYNCHING
Sulphur Springs, Tex., Feb. 20.
Hooker Finney, a negro, escaped
lynching at the hands of a mob of
fjonio citizens by just half an hour
last night, when he was hurried to
Greenville at 8:30 by officers in a
private conveyance. A mob of a hun
dred men from Como descended upon
the court house jail at 9 o'clock and
upon being shown through the prison
was convinced that the prisoner was
not in hiding there. Finney attacked
and assaulted the iO year old daugh
ter of Dr. M. C. Lynch, of Como, ten
miles east of here, yesterday.
Geneva, Feb. 20, A terrible tragedy
of a kiss is iv ported from Arbon, near
Constance. The son of the pro
prietress of a girl's school named
Ronibeau fell in love with one of the
pupils. Mile. Obrist, aged 20. a beau
tiful will who had finished her educa
tion. Voting Ronibeau, who is 15
years old, had been secretly paying
great attention to Mile. Obrist, who
laughed at the boy's advances. Find
ing themselves alone in tne saion last
evening, th boy asked the girl for a
kiss, and on her rcfu'-ar- shot her
twice through the head. One of the
bullets enttied Mile. Obrist'h bodv,
and she lies in a very scrams condi
tion. ; ' :
um mm a r
St. Louis, Feb. 18 1910.
Hon. Geo. Parsons, Mayor of Cairo.
My Dear Mayor: Mr. Hooker is in
New York, but before he left he said
ae had arranged for an agent to rep-
esent this company in Cairo, and 1
iresume he will be with yon on Tues
iav or Wednesday of next wek.
We are very glad to1' hear of the
sentiment in our favor, and I will en-
lose with this a written assurance
of our investment at Cairo signed by-
Mr. Kavanaugh and myself on behalf
of the company. I sent you yesterday
an account of our new package
freight boat. 1 should have added thai
we will build three of these boats
this year at a cost of $750,000. The
three of them wUl carry- 700,000 tons
i year 'and we have lumber and coai
enough to insure them safe operation.
itiese three boats should earn 9 per
ent of our total capitalization.
A Very truly,
DR. COOK WON'T TALK.
Mayor Parsons failed to find the
written assurance said to tie en
closed in the letter Of Secretary Ma
thews but it will probably be received
in the next mail, the assurance asked
for was the guaranteeing of the ex
penditure of $50,00i) at Cairo in pro
viding: the necessary equipment for
the handling" of freight and passen
AT THE OPERA HOUSE
Zinn Musical Comedy Co. Will Open
Engagement Tonight in "A
Santiago, Chile, Feb. 20. Dr. Fred
erick A. Cook, being afforded on ap-
portunity today to make public a
statement regarding his claim of hav
ing discovered the north pole and
whirh claim was discredited by the
Cnniversity of Copenhagen, flatly re
fused to grant an interview. His sole
expression was that lie wished to be
left in peace.
Washington,' Feb. 20 Many New
York Republicans are up in arms
against the' " reported intention of
President Taft to appoint Frederick
H. Bugher. present acting police com
misisoner of New York city, and a
Democrat, tij the office of surveyor
of the port of New York, to succeed
James S. Clarkson, whose term will
expire in a short time It is under
stood for some time Senator Root
has been trying to persuade the presi
dent to place Mr. Bugher, who Is a
nephew of J6TilTRT"XI c ueau a intA d-
SKI HONORS DECIDED.
Coleraine, Minn., Feb. 20. Anders
Haugen, of !Chippewa Falls, Wis., won
first professional honors in the Na
tional Ski tournament here today
with a score of 271 points. Oscar
Gunderson, of Chippewa Falls, was
second; Ole Feiring, of Duluth, third;
Ole Mangeson. Coleraine, fourth; Toi
let Hammestveedt of Eau Claire, fifty.
wife, in the office
Chicago. Feb. 20. Judge C. C.'Kohl-
saat, in the ' United States circuit
court today, reappointed Charles 0.
Dawes and David R. Forgan receivers
of the Illinois Tunnel Company after
the Central Trust Company, trustee of
the $30,000,000 bond issue, had fore
closed its mortgage on ttie property
of the corporation.
Messrs, Dawes and Forgan were ap
pointed receivers of tiie tunnel com
pany on Dec. 1, 1909. .
FIRE SAFELY STOPPED.
Peoria, 111., Feb. 20. President
Richard Newsam or the state mine
board, returned today from Cherry.
111., where be superintended the re
opening of the St. Paul mine. In
which nearly 300 men were killed last
November. . Newsam says the mine
ftre is safely confined in a small space
by three" cement fire stoppers.
TAFT ACCEPTS INVITATION.
The following is from the Savannah
lews regarding the Zinn Musica'
"oinedy Co., who come to the Opera
louse tonight for a two weeks' en
gagement: "Last night's presentation of 'Teezy
Weezy at the Cozy by the Zinn Mu
sical Comedy Company was all that
ias been claimed for it, which is go
ng some. 'Teozy Weezy' is a bright,
pretty and pleasing mrsieal comedy,
well mounted and staged and pre
sented by .'principals well above the
average, assisted by a good-looking
and sprightly chorus. The company
's well balanced and has among its
number some extraordinary good mu
The play tonight will be the two
act musical comedy, "A Japanese
DOG TAX DUE.
Albany, N. V., Feb. 20. Gov.
Hughes has been' advised that Presi
dent Taft has declared definitely to
visit Albany on March 19. He will at
tend a dinner at the University Club
In the evening and will be the guest
of honor of the governor at thp execu
tive mansion during his stay.
TAFT WILL VISIT CINCINNATI.
Washington, Feb. 20. President
Taft today consented to attend the
Ohio Valley Exposition at Cincinnati,
which opens on Aug. 29 and closes
Oct. l. F. '13. Davidson of Cincinnati.
ealled at the White .House today ant
the president promised to attend some
day while the exposition is on.
FOUGHT DUEL OVER HOUR.
Paris, Feb. 19. Marquis Campo
hello, the Spanish military attache at
London fought a vlcmus sword duel
here tftday with M. Payor, a well
known Paris merchant. Tho . duel
lasted for an hour and a half, when
Payer finally ran the marquis through
the arm. The adversaries were still
unreconciled on leaving the field. The
affair has caused much gossip In so
BRITAIN'S FIRST NAVAL AIRSHIP
London. Feb. 20. Britain's first
naval airship will very soon be deliv
ered from the Vickers-Maxim works
It will be the biggest or its, kind, ?x
cent the Zentielin dirigible, J Like that
monster, it is. of "the.rigld'ivy'pe, and
its purpose will be to patrol the-Noi-th
Sea. on the " alert for hostile man!
testation from Germany. '
, Shreveport, La., Feb. 20. J. A. Wi.1
son, head of the lumber - company
bearing-his name-, and former citizen
of St. Louis. Was killed here this
morning when he at'giited from
Highland Park car. He slipped on the
ice and stumbled directly in front of
horses drawing a lieavy hose cart to
r fire. '
For Hall a Century Wood's Fever Pills
have born known m the only tor enr for Chill
and rever and all Bllioui and Malarial dlMMM. Ai
a Blood Purifier tnd in bunding up a ran down
tyttani they nv no equal.
For Sale by aU local Dnsggtsts
Extremely LcwGol.nist Rates
TEXAS, NEW MEXICO, MEXICO, ARIZONA AND
the Pacific Coast via Kcw Orleans
The Sale Road to Travel. Electric Block Signals..
Oil Bnrciag leeomotives. No Cinders. No
Smoke. The Open Wiadow Route. Ask lor Litera
ture on Louisiana Lands. For cafes fcom your
home town, advertising matter, and particulars
tBmjmmassmEmsa apply to wemmmmMSBma
J. G. LOWE, GenerjaL'-Agert.
003 Oliv. Street, ST. UOUI3,' MO.'
QOOOOOOO o e CGOOOOGQOOOOC
Alexander County National Bank
(Capital $100,000. Surplcs M&O.OWJ
Alexander County Savings Bank
Capital $50,000 Surplus $50,000
Combined Capital and Surplus $300,000
E. A. BL'DF.R. Pretdn. CH ARI ES rRUCnTKM, VlcPrald.nf
, :' C G. P4TIEK, Vlc.r"!denl
I. H,;(JALLIGAN.Csbr. t , FRANK SPENCER. Ana't Cnahler
-, (i ! IHRFICTOKS
E. X. lindar Thoa. Boyd
J. B. Gatlitfna " Wm. Klnrf
CV. Naff GeoriJe Pnraona
N. n. Thlatlawood
InierestPaldJon Time Dcjpnslts.
Prompt attention 16 all banklog tnaUers rnirusled !o as.
O. S. lanadaa
C. O. Patter
The tax on every dog In the city of
7aIro over the age of fhree months,
la hereby tftxed at Two Dollars for
ach year commencing with the first
day of January in each year, to bo
iald by the owner or person having,
keeping or harboring aucb dog, to th
Street Supervisor. This law will be
strictly enforced tola year. ,
. Street Supervisor.
JULIUS FREDRICK TIffi TAILOR,
C irrtes (all line samples lor Spring & Snmmer. Cleaslsg and
Pressing Clothes lor Ladles and Gentleceu a Specially.
AH Wortt Gaarantoad and Promptly Dana. .103 Sixth St., Call0, III.
01 the Slegoraia Fasclall, or Yellow Fever
'Mosquito, and lite pesky Flies thai breed
r disease, and !
5 Order Screens Now
t Do not wait uali! the warm weather.. Let ns fill your
jj orders now hUe we have the lime later we will c
S roshed aad yoar order may be delayed.
I P. T. LANGAN.
taT2t?llla'a"'tVVaarI'a'a it a'a l"a i'TIT a aYa'-a'rraa';
Bees Must Be Busy.
The collection of a pound at nectar
requires 23,000 foraging expeditious
by the bee:
But Why Sleop?
He's a rut tin man who will snore i
church and keep others awake.