From Farmerville

Farmerville Main StreetThe Gazette
September 18, 1901

Mr. Rudolph Haas went to Ruston and Shreveport this week.

Buy your groceries from I. T. Fowler, next door to post office.

Cotton pickers are complaining of too much rain.

Rooks, at Bernice, can supply you with anything in the jewelry line.

Miss Clara Moore, of Bernice, has entered school at Ruston.

Considerable “booze” was in evidence on our streets on Monday.

A new lot of school books has just been received at The Gazette office.

Mr. A. S. Rabun, of Monroe, was in Farmerville Monday.

If you need candies, cigars, canned goods or patent medicines, call on I. T. Fowler.

Miss Ruth Fuller of Shiloh, has gone to Missouri to attend school.

See Henderson Bros. of Bernice, for all kind of fancy and staple dry goods at the right price.

Tuesday morning was quite an autumn day. Alpaca coats were rather uncomfortable.

Henderson Bros., of Bernice, will sell you the best barrel of flour you have had.

Marshal Dawson is having some effective and needed work done upon our streets.

Rooks, the jeweler at Bernice, guarantees all his work. Take your watches, clocks and sewing machines to him.

J. E. Thomas, Esq., of Shreveport, Judge Allen Barksdale and C. B. Roberts, Esq., of Ruston are here at court.

Henderson Bros., of Bernice, buy and sell for the cash, save you the long prices and have one price for every body.

Mr. and Mrs. D. L. Cromwell and Mrs. Ida Aleus, of Bernice, spent the Jewish new year (Rosh Hashonah) in Farmerville.

Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Cargill and Mrs. Weatherman left Monday morning, for a visit with relatives in Lincoln Parish.

Mr. and Mrs. L. E. Thomas, of Shreveport, are visiting friends in Farmerville. They are guests of Mr. B. F. Pleasant’s family.

Wanted For Cash Hides, beeswax, tallow, brass, copper, chickens, eggs, coon and minx hides and other produce. D. Stein.

A large crowd of people from every section of the parish were in town — Monday the biggest crowd we have seen at the opening of court in many a month.

Miss Mattie Hardy, of Ruston, came to Farmerville last week to take charge of the music class, in connection with the Farmerville High School. She has twelve to fifteen pupils.

Mr. J. M. Lee, of West Monroe, was badly bruised by a street car in Buffalo last week, but we are glad to know that his injuries are nothing serious. In a jam he was shoved in between two passing cars.

Eld, R. M. Boone, of Alexandria, editor of the Baptist Chronicle, spent a few days this week with relatives and friends in Union Parish. He preached Sunday morning and evening at the Farmerville Baptist church.

The Farmerville High School opened Monday morning with a flattering attendance. Fifty-nine pupils were enrolled the first day and the number was increased to sixty-four Tuesday. Mr. John Roaten is principal and Miss Bell Trimble assistant.

Mrs. Luane Everett left yesterday morning to resume her position for the coming session among the faculty of the Male and Female College at Keachie, La. She took with her Misses Annie Pleasant, La Lu Vinson and Necy Hughes, who will enter the college as pupils.

Mr. Rommy R. Gill, of D’Arbonne vicinity, has entered the Normal School at Springfield, Mo.

Next Monday will be “Yum Kipper” – Day of Atonement — with our Jewish friends. According to their religions custom, the day should be spent in fasting and prayers. They refrain from business on that day, the most sacred to them in the year.

Perhaps it is true that “exclusion won’t exclude;” that anarchists will still be able to creep into this country despite laws to keep them out. Perhaps! But even so, they will not be able to make public speeches that turn the heads of simpletons.

Wanted. A good white man to take charge of and run livery stable in Farmerville, Union Parish, La. Also a good hand, white or black, to work in livery stable in Monroe, La. J. C. Montgomery, Monroe, La. Aug 20, 1901.

There will be a horse trading convention in Farmerville, on Saturday, September 21st. All persons are invited to come and bring their trading stock. A. C. Gill, C. T. Simmons, J. B. Covington.

In his will made some time ago President McKinley left the bulk of his property amounting to a goodly sum, to his wife. His is supposed to have carried life insurance policies in her favor to the amount of $75,000.

Messrs. Ernest Ramsey and Jord Lee left Sunday morning to enter the State University at Baton Rouge.

Notice to Stave Makers. We will buy all staves of good quality, delivered on Ouachita river, Bayou Cornie and Bayou D’Arbonne. R, M. & M. B. Gill.

Shoes! Shoes! For the old folks, middle age people, “courting” people and children — the celebrated Clover Brand cannot be beaten for wear and comfort. See them before buying elsewhere. J. D. Baughman.

Prof. E. M. Wollank has brought suit against the city for $900, the sum his salary would have amounted to for the present scholastic term of nine months. He sets up in his petition, which was filed in the district court last Friday, that his removal as assistant principal was in violation of his contract with the city school board and was without notice or hearing. The case will be heard at this term of the court, which began today. – Monroe Star.

All summer goods at cost. Other goods are going at correspondingly low prices. I must reduce my stock to make room for fall goods, which are arriving daily. Have on hand all sizes and styles of James & Graham wagons, Red Rust Proof seed (?)sats and Texas my wheat. Call to see me. The best and most goods for your money.  J. D. Baughman.

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¢.

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¢

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.

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¢

School crayons for sale at this office.

Overjule Herbert, a respected citizen of Jeanerette, La., was run over by a train Saturday night and instantly killed.

Leon Caolgosz, the assassin of President McKinley, was indicted Monday for murder in the first degree. He is trying to feign insanity, and pretended not to hear or understand the court officials when they spoke to him.


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