THR NEWS SCIMITAR.
WEDNESDAY, DLCEMBt A 22, 1M0.
ILLNESS FATAL TO .
WILLIAM P. MALONtf
Wijliam Pratt Malone, aited 33.
husband of Mrs. Arline Malone. died
at his residence. 1534 North Park
way Tuesday night at 11 o'clock, fol
lowing a short illness. He Is suf
vived by his widow, his mother. Mrs.
8. E. Malone, two brothers, H. B.
Malone. of Memphis, and J. L. Ma
lone, of Selma, Ala., and six sUtvr.
Mrs. J. T. Goswlck. of Memphis!
Mrs. D. L. Daverport, of Thornsby.
Aia.; mrs. a. 1j. ijenoir, or i.iuu"i.
Ala.; Mrs. J. E. Banderflice, of Sel
ma, Ala. ", Mrs. T. A. Palmer, of
Mount Vernon, Texas, and Mrs. B. H.
Richardson, of Felix, Ala.
Funeral arrangements have not
been made, but the funeral will prob
ably take place Friday, McWoweli &
Monteverde are in charge.
City Will Sell
Short Term Notes
Th rMtitf Mmmiaflina at the meet-
in. Tueulnir Afternoon oaaeed an
ordinance pit first reading, providing
that the -City Bay,, sen, snpri enn
notes up t ,ir500,0.00, tn anticipa
tion of tax collections, i
The city faces a lean period in
finance between January and Sep
tember each year. Taxes begin com
ln. in rinrintr the latter month. It
js probable that the city will sell
enougn to ijieei ivs nuiyaicu ucctjo
at an early da-1-
Under the tontract tne- city nas
with the Union and Planters Bank
artA TriiMt. nnmmnv thpt bank t Will
buy all its short term notes at an
interest rate of 3.65 per .cent. At tne
same time the bank pays the city 4
per cent on- all balances. - There is
alwova a . irnnrilv hninnrA. ' maitl! 11D
of special funds which the city may
not use ror general purposes.
Even the funds secured through
al. 4ha nntnfl will rirow A ner
cent when deposited to the credit of
the city. ,6 i v ..;
American Legion To
MemDhis Post No. 1. of the Amer
ican Legion, will form a women's
auxiliary at 'its regular meeting to
beheld Thursday night at tne com
munity center, according to an an.
nti.,ncement oy Anarew n. .lawo.
commander-elect. All mothers, sis
ters, wives and daughter of mem
bers of the Aanerlcan Legion will be
eligible for membership, as well as
relatives of dead soldiers who fought
In the world war. A musical pro
gram for the meeting Will be ren
dered by the Beethoven club.
I GREB TRIMS ROPER.
BOSTON. Dec. 22. Harry Greb. of
Pittsburgh, won the decision over
Catit. Bob Rober. Chicago heavy
weight, in their ten-round bout here
last nignu . ureD took every rouna,
leading all the way, with a smash
ing whirlwind attack that apparent
ly hd Roper helpless.
DRY AGENTS SEIZE SHIP.
CHARLESTON. S. C.l Dec. 22.
The steamship' Saxon, operated in
the coal trade between this port and
Cuba, by the Clinchfleld Navigation
company, was seized by federal pro
hibition officers who charged tne
vessel had been transporting contra
FIRE LOSS $200,000.
WAGRAM, N. C, Dec. 22. Loss
estimated at between $125,000 and
$20,000? resulted from fire here
which destroyed 13 buildings and 250
bales, m cotton.
Name "Bayer" on Genuine
Take no chanq with substitutes!
Unlpss you' see the name "Bayer" on
package or on tablets you are not get
tine genuine Adpirin prescribed by phy
sicians for twenty-one years and proved
BRfe by millions. Take Aspirin only as
tnirt in tne nayer pacwage ror coiaa,
Headache, Neuralgia, Rheumatism,
Earache. Toothache. Lumbaao and for
Pain.-. Handy tin boxes of twelve Bayer
Tablets of Anpirln cost few cents. Drug
gists also sell lareer packages. Aspirin
is the trad mark of Bayer Manufac
ture of Monoaceticacidcster of Salicylic
acid. ; ' - s
bring the rich
used exclusively in
across seas from
Norway, to assure
the utmost in quality
Every Crop of Sootfm
Emidmlon U stored up
the skin - '
Don't "foreeo the pleasure of outdoor
life because the sun and wind coarsen
and rouehenVour skin. The regular use
of Resinol Soap and Ointment is almost
lure to offset these effects. Resinol
Soap rids the pores of dust and oil, and
Resinol Ointment soothes the chapped
and roughened akin.
Soli by alt drurgbtt.
Hiati Spots In O
, S. L. Meeting
Divided to open season
IS and lilay 154 games.
Put tip bars for contract :i
era for five years.
Raised waiver price irom iaut
Ignored spitball and rookie
1 tirellmlnarv details
'or postseason series with Texut
Decided that admission price
would remain at 40 cents.
Extended Southern :. league
franchises until DeCi 15. 10
Arraneed anrluar meeting ' f'r
Little Rock. Jan. IA:. ' H
Decided to attend the minor
leavua convention:-in Chicago in
Named schedule1 committee a:id
employed Mike Finn to draw up
tentative.calenaar; or. games.
-Refused to adopt the Heina
mann proposition- to. pool the re
ceipts of tne league. v
V.wterl President John D. Mar
tin for three Sreari, aad ralsod
mlarv tn 17.SQK
Passed salary limit on to the
springmeetlng. , "
Officially awarded 1920 pen
nant to Little Rock Travelers.
Awarded Reach company five
year contract for baseballs. i
Appointed committees for an
other year. ' -
Gets Big Reception
In Home Town
SA.V JOSE, Cal.. Dec. 22. Ed
Strangler" Lewis, world's champion
heavyweight wrestler. was ' given a
nome-coming reception here on ms
arrival from New York, where he
last week took the championship
from Joe Stecher. He is San Jose's
first world's champion, and the citi
zens mad much of the occasion.
Lewis was presented with a hand
some silver cup and was induced to
make an address of acceptance.
After admitting "that as an orator"
he was "a good wrestler" Lewis told
the crowd which gathered to do him
honor that he . valued the esteem
of .his townsmen more than the
DEFOE AND JACKS DRAW.
NEW YORK. Dec. 22. Billy De-
Foe, of St. Paul, and Freddy Jacks.
former featherweight champion of
England; fought 16 rounds to a draw
here last night. Jacks weighed 125
pounds and DeFoe 1251. The Brit
isher boxed cleverly and made his
opponent miss often, while DeFoe
had the better of the; Infighting.
Rev, Bruggeman To
Preach Xmas Sermon
The Trinity Luthern church will
hold two Christmas services on
Christmas day. The- pastor, Rev.M.
Bruggeman, will preach at 10:45 a.m.,
taking as his theme, "The Impor
tance of Christ's Coming." At 4:30
p.m. a children's service with an in
teresting program will be rendered,
commemorating the Christmas story
in recitation and songs, A beautiful
Christmas tree will be, provided for
the children. '
James Howard, 67 Union avenue.
and Percy Adams, 43 Union avenue,
were arrested by - Detective Capt.
Hoyle Tuesday night charged with
operating a policy game on Union
A Tailor-Made Suit
For Xmas BIG REDACTIONS
Master . Clothes Builder '
6 North Main Street
We have had left with
us for Immediate sale a
practically . new NASH
Sedan. The price Is $850
cash. Worth twice Its
price In value. Look It
763 Madison Avenue
TO PLAY OUACHITA.
JONESBORO, Ark.. Dec. 22.
Coach Hammons, of (he State Agri
cultural school basketball team, has
announced that games will be played
with Ouachita on Feb. T and 8. and
with Henderson-Brown ort Feb. 9 and
10. Hammons says he hopes to
have several other games with col
lege teams in the, state.
A trip through, Missouri, Illinois
and Indiana is planned about the
middle of February, it has been an
nounced. Games probably will be
pluyed with --Hi ' he leading
teams of the three states.
TOLEDO. Dec. 22 -The Elk' Na
tional Bowling tournament (or 1IS1
will be held In Toledo beginning ret).
12 It was announced today by of
ficials of the American Bowling con
done hundred teams from all parts
of the country will take part in It.
the announcement said.
Read News Scimitar Wants.
Seamen have observed the rlow of
Rio de Janeiro, a city famed for -its
brilliant illumination 100 miles out at
For your doctor ,
nurse and invalid
191 Madison Avenue,
Two doors East of Gclml
What Per Cent
Do You Save?
If vou are. saving less than 10 per
cent of your weekly or monthly
earnings, you are treading on dan
If you are not saving regularly
you are not making a profit on
Ten per cent, or even more, means
getting ahead. Are you doing
this If not, try a savings account
with this institution. We will
help you to realize on your work.
ARMY 1921 SCHEDULE.
WEST I'OINT. N. Y.. Dec-. J
The army's 1921 fuotba'l schedule,
announced today, includes a game
with Yale St New Haven on Oct. 2L
and the customary flnul seuson con
test with the navy nt New York on
Nov. 26. Two double-headers are
feutured among the other eight
games which will be played on the
'. 1 Sorinfiltl ami
Oct. S Middleburv ami Ij.hannn
Oct. 15 Wabash, of Crawforda-
Oct. 22 Yale at New Haven.
Oct. 29 Susquehanna.
Nov. & Notre Dame.
Nov. 12 Villanuva.
Nov. l Open.
Nov. 26 Navy at New York.
CHICAGO. Dec. 22. Rumnra re.
cently circulated that i.M.ni
K"harles A. Comiskey, of the Chicago
American league Baseball -luh.
H,u"cu iu sen nil nifrv. . ...
iuibu, uKia., man caused Mr. Com
iskey to Issue a statement last night
denying he had any such plans.
120 Madjson Ave.
Make Christmas Lasting
Give Useful Gifts
I For a i
Phone 784 Main
Large, roomy, beautiful
cars, always in perfect
trim, await your call.
Why be content with less
when you can have the
$3.00 Per Hr.
& AUTO CO.
Harry Hall, Mgr.
rhones 784-785. 153 Union
99 SOUTH MAIN STREET
Knox Hatband Caps
Jewelry ... ,
Suit Cases, Traveling Bags and Gladstone Bags at 33 1-3 '
Sterling Silver Belt Buckles, $1.50 to $7.50
It Pays to Buy Our Kind
Open Nights Until Christmas g
Knox Silk Sailors
Fur or Wool Lined
CameVs Hair Scarfs
Fitted Suit Cases & Bags
Card Sets '
STECHER IN BAD SHAPE.
OMAHA, Nes.. Dec. 22. .Toe
Ktecher, of Dodge, Neb., former
heavyweight wrestling champion, is
at a hotel here suffering from neuri
tis of the neck and left arm. 11
plans to remain here until his con
dition Is considerably improved J
fore going to his home for a several
weeks' complete rest. .
The 'leaf-cutter" bee is very
skillful artificer. So exact are the
circles she cuts that a compass will
full to detect a fault.
A HOLIDAY SUIT
OF STYLE AND FIT
Do it now, men ! New imported wool
ens. New prices, too, that save you
monev on your tailired-to-measure
SUITS and OVERCOATS
$25, $30, $35, $40
Prompt delivery ma'de. We have ar
ranged so you can buy now and pay
224 S. MAIN
75 my aen
Thi i cohort I hve Arns gift for inei
df prices 1ftdT will oodles of jpyloTie
Oh yes f Everything near d 1oiloreJ m
ihe. Utest fashion
Svifi - Owcotts-Rdincocits-Tn
Bvy yourself t ttew outfit for Xntts J ie Ufjy,
M I ' I I J. J.I
fis I ut(f oeore, lh prices )re
Alr?ylitu4( riktin dttel fcie peep -...
lle C4M Uou) yqu$
That are Positively' Incomparable in
Quality and Goodness
Order Your Requisites
' .I ii a in i m i nil i n "la - -lirr- i i
California Chocolate Shop Candies in
. LITTLE FISH CANDY
DU GHESS FRUIT CAKES
That Will Please Men
A very extensive assortment of, attractive smok
ers' articles. Pipes, tobaccos of genuine quality,
also a variety of fine im
ported, domestic and Hav
ana cigars. All done in
novel Christmas effects.
Harry Fan du ward
65 South Main St
Phone Main 498
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