From Farmerville

Farmerville Main Street

The Gazette
October 9, 1901

To Our Subscribers. The date opposite your name on this paper will show when your subscription expired. If you are in arrears with The Gazette, please settle same. We will soon begin mailing statements to our delinquents, and if you do not wish to be thus “remembered,” please send in your arrearage promptly.

Mr. David Lupheimer returned from Monroe last Tuesday.

School crayons for sale at this office.

Miss Norma Stewart, of Marion, is the guest of Mrs. Crawford Simmons.

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

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

A boy was added Thursday to the family circle of Mr. and Mrs. C. T. Simmons.

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

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

Messrs. M. J. Pearson and W. J. Turnage went to Monroe Sunday on business.

Miss Bailey, of Weldon, is visiting in our midst. She is the guest of Mr. J. P. Odom and family.

We return thanks to W. D. Munholland, Esq., for editorial assistance during our absence last week.

Mrs. Sue Barnes and children returned home Friday, after an absence of several weeks in Arcadia and Shreveport.

You can get a clean, first class coffee at Baughman’s for only 10 cents per pound.

We are glad to learn that Mr. H. F. Wilson, who has been dangerously ill for the past several days is now on the road to recovery.

We are requested to announce that Rev. J. H. Hughes will preach at Mt. Nebo Saturday and Saturday night before the third Sunday of this month.

We congratulate Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Gill upon the advent of a fine girl baby into their household. The young lady arrived Monday afternoon.

I have a limited quantity of genuine Texas Red Rust proof seed oats. Call and get my prices.  J. D. Baughman.

Judge Dawkins and District Attorney Preaus went to Ruston Monday, to perform their respective parts in the “mill of justice.”

Charley Browning had his preliminary trial last Friday before Judge Dawkins on charge of killing Monroe Rodgers. The accused was granted bail in the sum of $500.

Business has been very quiet in Farmerville for the past few days. Farmers are rushing with cotton picking; and hence have but little time to come to town to trade.

Union Parish took away her share of premiums at the recent Calhoun fair. Among those awarded prizes were Messrs. W. C. Nyegaard and Gus Perryman, of Farmerville vicinity.

The school board had quite an interesting session last Saturday. The body fixed Friday and Saturday, Nov. 1 and 2, as the time for a meeting at which the parish will be divided into school districts. All parties interested are requested to meet the board in Farmerville on those days.

The many friends of Mr. J. M. Lee will regret to learn that he has taken a serious turn for the worse, as the result of injuries sustained in Buffalo a few weeks ago. He was badly bruised in the accident, and inflammation has set up, causing much anxiety for his recovery among his friends.

Capt. Tom Sellers, of Union, is in town — his first visit since his stroke of paralysis. His many friends were glad to see him and note his steady improvement. — Monroe Star.

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

Police Juror J. B. Clark, from the “Possum Walk” ward of Union Parish, is in the city. — Monroe News.

Something Good.  So many go to their druggist and merely ask for “something good” for a cough or cold. Now if the druggist has several remedies he certainly will sell the one that does not cost much. When you go to a drug store better know what you want. Ask for Gooch’s Mexican Syrup if you want the nicest and quickest cough cure 27 cents will buy. Take no other.

A Baton Rouge special to the Times-Democrat, dated Oct. 3, says: Gov. Heard to-day did not allow official business to interfere with the delight of entertaining another heiress at the executive mansion. Mother and child are doing well.

We take pleasure in directing attention to the card of Stewart Bros. & Co., cotton factors and commission merchants, New Orleans. This firm solicits consignments of cotton from the people of Union Parish, and will use every effort to sell same to best advantage. Liberal advances made to cotton shipments.

Representative Hull, who was snubbed at Manila, returns and says that the war there is over — provided we continue to ignore the anti-slavery and anti-polygamy parts of our laws.

Billy McGinty and Willie Nicholls, both white men, were arrested at Natchitoches Monday, no charge of blowing open and robbing the safe of I. Lucas at Providence last Saturday.

Judge Boarman has granted an order for the sale of the lands of the V. S. & P. railroad. We presume they will be sold in bulk.

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¢

The State Normal School at Natchitoches opened last week with about 610 students — the largest opening by far of any of the State educational institutions.

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¢

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.

A bloody fight occurred Sunday about noon at a little church in Claiborne County, Tenn.; between the Chadwell and Morgan boys, resulting in the death of four men and the wounding of three others. The fight was the result of an old and bitter feud.

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¢.

 

 

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