From Farmerville

The Gazette
February 6, 1901

Mr. A. Mashaw, of Ruston, is in Farmerville for a few days stay.

Mr. H. M. Lee says mumps are prevalent in Marion ward.

Messrs., J. b. Clark and T. C. Atkinson spent Saturday in Monroe.

We are glad to report that the sick around town are all convalescent this week.

We regret to report that Mrs. J. D. Milder is seriously ill with pneumonia.

Child No. 2 was born Monday morning to Mr. and Mrs. Edward Everett. It’s a girl.

Messrs. Edward Everett and Edmond Haas have been laid up several days with la grippe.

A heavy rain fell Saturday night, again affording sufficient water in Bayou D’Arbonne for navigation.

A trial is nothing but fair — and we want you to give us a trial on job work. We guarantee you will be pleased.

Mr. W. L. Trimble spent the past few days in Ouachita Parish, looking after farming interests.

Carry your chickens, hides and eggs to W. J. Atkinson. He handles all that kind of produce.

The famous play “Quo Vadis” is to be seen at the Monroe Opera House soon.

Remember that W. J. Turnage handles the celebrated Hamilton & Brown shoes. He has a full line on hand.

Mrs. Hartman, Misses Fannie Cann and Elise Guehring were all laid up a few days of last week with la grippe.

R. Haas, agent for M. Haas estate, has ordered another car load of furniture, which will soon arrive. If you need anything in this line give him a call.

Sheriff C. H. Murphy visited El Dorado the first of this week. During his absence Mr. W. G. Andrews held down the sheriff’s office.

JUST ARRIVED — A full line of nice clothing, latest styles and patterns, at J. D. Baughman’s.

Judge R. B. Dawkins and District Attorney F. F. Preaus are this week balancing the scales of justice in Lincoln Parish.

Stops the Cough and Works off the Cold. Laxative Bromo-Quinine Tablets cure a cold in one day. No Cure, No Pay, Price 25 cents.

Gov. W. W. Heard is spending a few days this week with relatives and friends in Union Parish — the home of his boyhood. He came to Farmerville Wednesday morning, accompanied by his brother, Mr. T. A. Heard of Shiloh.

I am in the market for all the chickens, hides and eggs I can get. Will pay highest market prices for them either in cash or in trade.  W. J. Atkinson.

It is gratifying to note that neither the whiskey trust nor the plate glass trust has raised the price of their products in view of Mrs. Nation’s raid.

TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAY. Take Laxative Bromo-Quinine Tablets. All druggists refund the money if it fails to cure. E. W. Groves’s signature is on each box. 25¢.

A car if cotton valued at $3,700 was burned last week on the V. S. & P. railroad track near Choudrant. The cotton was shipped from Shreveport and consigned to New Orleans.

I have a car load of fine young Missouri mules at Farmerville for sale at lowest market prices. Will keep a good lot of stock on hand throughout the season.  J. D. BAUGMAN

Mr. H. G. Vaught, an attorney-at-law, formerly of Mississippi has come to Farmerville, with the view of permanently locating here to practice his profession.

The steamer “Rosa B.” reached Farmerville landing Tuesday night from Monroe, with a fair cargo of freight. She returned with a full load of cotton seed.

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