From Farmerville

The Gazette
May 15, 1901

Mr. G. Hartman went to Monroe Tuesday.

See Hartman’s nice and stylish assortment of ladies hats.

May haws are now in their prime.

Learn Hartman’s price on furniture before purchasing elsewhere.

Mrs. F. E. Mayo, of Monroe, is in Farmerville this week.

R. Haas, Agent, will sell you chairs for 50 cents up.

Another new advertisement of stray horse in this issue. Read it.

You can get a good bedstead at R. Haas for only $1.75.

Court will again convene in Farmerville Monday.

Hartman has a fine line of goods.

We regret to learn that Mrs. H. R. Dozier in in feeble health.

The very latest ladies and misses trimmed hats at R. Haas, Agt.

The infant child of Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Fenton is quite sick.

If you wish to see a nice line of crockery go to G. Hartman’s.

Read advertisement of J. O. Hodnett in another column.

For a good barrel of flour, go to Henderson Bros., Bernice.

Mr. A. J. Mashaw, of Ruston, was on our streets Tuesday.

Messrs. Abe Stein and D. E. Laupheimer came up Tuesday afternoon from Monroe.

If you want a good sewing machine — drop head, call at this office.

Miss Lillian Gilbert has opened a summer school at Pearson’s school house near Farmerville.

R. Haas, agent for M. Haas estate, has ordered another car load of furniture, which will soon arrive.

For a pair of shoes that fit and wear, see Henderson Bros., Bernice.

The “India Rubber man” and the feats on the slack wire were very good features of Richard & Co’s. circus.

Mrs. T. S. Randle, of Morehouse Parish, is visiting relatives in Farmerville.

A much needed rain fell Friday night. It was followed by other light showers Sunday and Monday.

Henderson Bros., at Bernice, have the largest line of nobby and up-to-date clothing found in this section.

Mr. H. G. Vaught left Monday for Ruston. He is thinking of locating in the oil region of South Louisiana.

They eclipse anything ever brought to this market! Hats for ladies, misses and children at R. Haas, Agt. Call and examine our stock.

Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Taylor are now “keeping house.” They occupy the Stein residence on south side of Bayou street.

Stein says he is in New Orleans hunting up bargains. He will sell you 5-1 dress goods or 8 cents, and other goods which he bought in proportion.

We direct attention to the change in Mr. J. D. Baughman’s display advertisement. He has the goods, and don’t you forget it.

The citizens of Marion have taken steps toward organizing a law and order league in that town. Reports say that rowdyism and hoodlumism has become intolerable there.

Miss Linnie Murphy closed her school near Cherry Ridge Friday. She spent a few days with relatives and friends in Farmerville before going to her home in Natchitoches 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.

Go to Hartman’s and see his nobby line of dress goods.

You Know What you are Taking. When you take Grove’s Tasteless Chill Tonic because the formula is plainly printed on every bottle showing that it is simply Iron and Quinine in a tasteless form. No Cure, No Pay. 50¢

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

One fare plus $2 round trip via St. Louis, Iron Mt. & So. Rye. Write for particulars to H. D. Apgar, Agt., Monroe, La.

Mr. Baughman had several trees and stumps on his farm near town blown up by dynamite last week. The load reports causes some to think that cannon firing on account of our bright railroad prospects was being indulged in. We will do that celebrating when the iron horse reaches Farmerville.

Messrs. J. D. Barksdale, E. L. Kidd, J. A. Manning. H. W. Ragan of Ruston, J. R. Bradsford and D. S. Patterson, of D’Arbonne, were in Farmerville Thursday in the interest of the proposed railroad.

Capt. H. M. Williams had purchased the steamer Parlor City from Capt. L. D. McLain, paying therefor the sum of $7,500. The boat will continue to be run by Capt. Lazarus Brunner between New Orleans and Monroe, in place of the Fred A. Blanks.

Col. D. Stein is expected home to day. He secured a lot of bargains while in New Orleans, and invites his friends to call and see them.

Peas! Peas!! Peas!!! Unknown per bushel, $1.75, Black eyed per bushel, $175, Speckled Butter beans $1.50. Call at ease and get from 1 to 100 bushels.  M. J. Pearson.

Presiding Elder Notestine, of the M. E. church, held quarterly conference at Marion Saturday and Sunday. He stopped at Farmerville Sunday evening on his way home, but was unable to preach so Pastor Wright delivered a fine sermon on that occasion.

When Farmerville gets the Hamburg, Ruston & Southern railroad, a bank, ice factory, electric light plant, water works and like enterprises will follow.


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