From Farmerville

cropped-farmerville-main-street.jpgThe Gazette
April 9, 1902

Rev. B. Wright returned home Saturday from Shreveport.

Eld. J. H. Hughes is at home again, after a pleasant visit in Arkansas.

American Woven Wire Hog Fencing. Cheapest and Best – Prices reduced. Write to Monroe Hardware Co., Lt’d., Monroe, LA.

Mr. Duke Selig will soon open up a new livery and feed stable in Farmerville.

All itching diseases are embarrassing as well as annoying. Hunt’s Cure will instantly relieve and permanently cure all forms of such diseases. Guaranteed. Price 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Miss Cora Cook has closed her school in the Loutre neighborhood and is at home again.

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.

Miss Mollie Bird, of Monroe, spent a few days of this week with friends in Farmerville.

If  you want a good Missouri mule, mare or saddle horse at rock bottom prices, give me a call.  J. D. BAUGHMAN

Put up your stock at Duke Selig’s stable. Stock well card for. Prices reasonable.

Music hath charms to soothe the savage breast, but Simmons’ Cough Syrup soothes any breast; if same be afflicted with Colds, Coughs and like troubles. Guaranteed. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Mr. G. Hartman returned home Sunday after a trip to Greenville, Miss. and Baton Rouge, La.

Ever ready, always reliable, are Cheatham’s Laxative Tablets. They cure a Cold quicker than any know remedy. Easy to carry, pleasant to take. Guaranteed. Price 25 cts. Sold by R HAAS, Agent.

Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Clark and Mrs. T. J. Dawkins, of Truxno, were in Farmerville Monday.

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¢

Mr. John Heard, who was shot by the negro Franklin near Arizona last week, died on the 1st  inst.

At best life is short. Do not make it shorter yet by rank neglect of that cough of yours when one bottle of Simmons’ Cough Syrup would cure you. Guaranteed. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Pleasant will start to-day for New Orleans, where Mr. Pleasant goes for medical treatment.

E W Grove

Miss Lila Hopkins, who has been quite sick at her home in Marion for the past several days, is, we are glad to say, convalescent.

I have ordered a lot of new surreys, buggies, etc., and as soon as they arrive I will be in the livery business in Farmerville again. DUKE SELIG.

Mrs. S. S. Thomas and Mrs. Lou Tompkins spent a few days of this week with friends in Farmerville. The latter preached at the Methodist church Monday evening.

Don’t Become Discouraged.  But use Simmons’ Live Purifier (tin box). Many imitations of the original, so be careful and see that it’s “Purifier” and manufactured by the A. C . Simmons Jr., Medicine Co. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Quite a large crowd of people were in Farmerville Saturday, many coming to the meeting of the school board. The old question of locating school houses and arranging special tax districts was the “bone of contention.”

White’s Cream Vermifuge not only effectually destroys worms, it also increases the appetite, aids assimilation and transforms a frail infant into on of robust health. Price 25 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent. 

Mr. L. M. Nelson, editor of the Bernice Home Journal, was in Farmerville Tuesday and gave us a pleasant call.

Agents Wanted. $136 per month guaranteed by a mercantile agency. Address, The Retail Credit & Collections Association, P. O. Box W-578, Boulder, Colorado.

 To Teachers. All school teachers in Union Parish are requested to attend the parish institute to be held in Farmerville on Saturday, April 19, 1902; and those within a radius of ten mile must attend. All are urged to be present.  J. O. HODNETT, Supt.

The roof of the old machinery ball at the Dallas (Tex.) fair grounds collapsed Saturday; and as a result five carpenters were seriously hurt. The building was being repaired for the purpose of using it as an auditorium for the forthcoming veterans’ reunion.

Mr. Willie Key, a young man living three miles west of here, was shocked by lightning last Friday afternoon during the electrical storm. He was sitting near a fireplace and the lightning came down the chimney tearing a clock to pieces on the mantel and severely shocking the young man, who soon recovered. – Bernice Journal

Albert T. Patrick, who was convicted on March 26th in New York City for the murder of Wm. Rice, has been sentenced to death on May 5th by the electric route. He is now confined in the death house of Sing Sing prison. Patrick has taken an appeal to the court of appeals, and that proceeding will stay execution until the higher court can pass upon the case.

We are closing our our stock of Buggies and Surreys at reduced prices to make room for 1902 styles. Merchants should get our catalogue. MONROE HARDWARE CO. LT’D. Monroe, La.

The State bank at Ruskin, Neb. was robbed Friday night. The bandits blew open the safe with nitro-glycerin, and secured $16,000 in cash.

Monroe seems to be infested with a gang of burglars, as quite a number of stores have recently been broken into. Thursday night the stores of S. Natlian and I. Baer Co., Ltd. were both entered by robbers, and about $100 stolen therefrom. Rumor says the burglars are residents of Monroe.

The school board of Union Parish, at its meeting Saturday, appointed Mr. J. O. Hodnett, superintendent, a delegate to attend the meeting of school officials which will assemble in Baton Rouge next month. Mr. Hodnett was instructed to use his efforts in securing the adoption of a memorial to the legislature asking for larger appropriations for the common schools of the state.

Low Rates via Iron Mountain Route. Southern Baptist Convention, Asheville, N. C., May 8 to 15. One fare round trip. Tickets on sale may 5, 6 and 7, final limit June 2nd.

Several people from Bernice and vicinity were in Farmerville last Thursday and Friday attending the trial of the suit of Thompson vs. Heard. At the conclusion of the trial Friday afternoon, Judge Dawkins took the matter under advisement.

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¢.


For Catarrh and Colds in the head, Hunt’s Lightning Oil inhaled is a sure cure. A few drops taken internally relieves Cramp Colic, Colic Cholera Morbus and such troubles. Guaranteed. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

March April May

All holders of parish scrip for 1901 and previous years can now get the money for it by presenting same to Treasurer Pleasant.

Neuralgic pains, rheumatism, lumbago and sciatic pains, yield to the penetrating influence of Ballard’s Snow Liniment. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

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¢.

Most women with female weakness suffer dreadfully from piles in addition to their other pains. They may be cured by using Tabler’s Buckeye Pile Ointment. Prices, 50 cents in bottles, tubes, 75 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agt.

The grand jury of Dallas, Tex., has returned about a dozen indictments in connection with the alleged frauds in the primary election there.

Senator Hanna will go the postal thief Rathbone’s bond in the sum of $100,000.

Roark & Thompson



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