From Farmerville

Farmerville Main Street

The Gazette
May 29, 1901

Mr. Jonas Selig, of Bernice, is spending a few days in Farmerville.

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

Mr. A. F. Pillet, traveling insurance representative was in town the first of this week attending court.

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

Mr. A. A. Cann, of Ruston, came to Farmerville Sunday to visit relatives and friends.

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

Our editor, J. G. Trimble, left Tuesday morning for Natchitoches to attend a meeting of the board of administrators of the State Normal School.

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

Mrs. Hariet Elder, of South Mississippi, came to this parish last week to visit her mother, Mrs. Dozier, who had been on the sick list.

Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Humphrey left Monday morning, via Bernice, for their home in Cleveland, Ohio.

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

Messrs. Green, of Shreveport, C. B. Roberts and Barksdale & Barksdale, of Ruston, appeared before the district court Monday in addition to the local bar.

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

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

Mr. W. H. Evans, Jr., of Arkansas City, Ark., is visiting his sister, Mrs. John Maxey, of this town.

R, Haas, agent for M. Haas estate, has received another car load of furniture.

Mr. Gabe Brown, of Vicksburg, Miss., is spending a few days with his sister, Mrs. G. Hartman, of our town.

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

Miss Lucy Denson left Sunday for her home in Warren, Ark. Mr. W. J. Atkinson accompanied her as far as Monroe.

The weather clerk gave us a few cool mornings the first of this week. Thermometer registered 47 degrees – not far from Jack Frost.

Dr. Vincent, of Hope, Ark., was in Farmerville the first of this week. He is looking for a new location in which to practice his profession, and is favorably impressed with our town. Since the death of Dr. Barnes there is room for another good physician here.

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.

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¢

Last week Mr. Walter Raney, of the 9th ward, was bitten by a horse supposed to have had the rabies. Mr. Raney was endeavoring to drench the animal, when it caught his hand, almost biting off two or three fingers. He left immediately for New York where he went to be treated.

We learn that Mr. W. W. White has contracted for the timber on Mr. Jas. Hall’s place four miles northeast of Farmerville, and will have his saw mill plant there.

Cards were issued this week announcing the approaching marriage of Miss May Murphy to Dr. F. P. ?lvenson. The happy event will (?)mained at the residence of the brides parents, Dr. and Mrs. W. (?) Murphy, at Oakland, on June 5.

Rain prevented the musical exercises that were billed to take place Friday afternoon at the Farmerville academy.

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.

We return thanks to Misses Cora Cole and Etta Green, of class of 1901 of Ouachita Baptist College, for an invitation to attend the fifteenth commencement exercises of that institution June 5th.

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¢

Messrs. D. W. Dawson and Harvey Thomas left Saturday morning for Memphis, Tenn. to attend the Confederate Reunion.

For sale or exchange for other cattle — six good milk cows with young calves; also a few half-breed Durham bull calves and one two-year-old full blood Durham.  J. D. BAUGHMAN.

In accordance with act 129, of 1898, State Superintendent of Public Education Calhoun recently apportioned $89,046,.55 of school funds of the revenues of 1900 among the different parishes of Louisiana. Union Parish gets $1,255.10 of that amount.

Messrs. J. W. White, J. H. Lowrey, W. L. Williams, J. A. Hearin and T. J. Gray were last week elected school trustees for Junction City district No. 1.

The Gazette acknowledges the receipt of an invitation from Miss May Davis to attend the exercises of the graduating class of the Ruston High School on Friday afternoon, May 31. 1901.

The Best Prescription for Malaria.  Chills and Fever is a bottle of Grove’s Tasteless Chill Tonic. It is simply iron and quinine in a tasteless form. No cure — no pay. Price 50¢.

The Gazette acknowledges the receipt of an invitation to attend Gen Wilbur R. Smith’s twenty fifth anniversary as president of the Commercial College of Kentucky University June 4, 1901.

Misses Lillian Daniel and Mollie Bird were guests of the Misses Cook’s last week.

We regret to learn of the death of Mr. and Mrs. Miller Edwards’ little child which sad event occurred Monday morning.

Examine our line of novels before buying elsewhere. We also carry a full line of school books.

The Gazette acknowledges a receipt of an invitation to attend the exercises of the graduating class of the State University to be held to-day.

Mr. H. Ludwig returned home from Monroe Tuesday.

M. Will Mashaw, of Ruston, is visiting friends in Farmerville.

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


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