From Farmerville

cropped-farmerville-main-street.jpgThe Gazette
May 28, 1902

J. D. Fenton, Agt., will sell you a Bed Stead for $1.75

Col. R. G. Pleasant spent a few days of last week in Farmerville with his parents.

Hunt’s Cure is not a misnomer. It does cure itch, ringworm, eczema, totter and all similar skin diseases. A wonderful remedy. Guaranteed. Price 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Miss Belle Trimble left Tuesday morning to visit her sister, Mrs. W. E. Dean, in Portland, Ark.

They never did fall; they never will. What? Cheatham’s Laxative Tablets – to cure a cold at once. Carry them in your vest pocket. Always ready. Guarauteed. Price 25 cents. Sold by R. Haas, agent.

Mr. Moses Hartman returned home Saturday from Ruston, where he has been attending the Industrial School.

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.

After a pleasant visit of a few weeks with his parents in Kentucky, Rev. Baroette Wright returned home Friday.

There is a time for all things. The time to take Simmons’ Cough Syrup is when afflicted with Sore Throat, Hoarseness, Coughs or Colds. It is guaranteed to cure you. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Mr. B. C. Dawkins, of Meridian settlement, this parish, was awarded the medal in the debate at the Ruston Industrial School.

There is a time for all things. The time to take Simmons’ Cough Syrup is when afflicted with Sore Throat, Hoarseness, Coughs or Colds. It is guaranteed to cure you. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Mrs. G. Hartman and Messrs. Ludwig Hartman and Henry Haas went to Ruston Friday to attend the Industrial commencement.

You’ve got the real thing when you get Hunt’s Lightning Oil for Burns, Bruises, Cuts and Sprains. The most penetrating and healing liniment known. Guaranteed. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Mr. Ed Archer sent to our office Monday some very fine spring onions, the largest of which measured 10 1/2 inches in circumference.

NOTICE. I will be in Farmerville May 29th, to stay one week, prepared to do all kinds of dental work. 2w. C. H.LAURENCE, D.D.S.

Editor J. G. Trimble left yesterday morning for Natchitoches to attend a meeting of the board of supervisors of the State Normal School.

Oft in the stilly night a racking cough doth rob us of that sweet sleep which nature seeks to give. Simmons’ Cough Syrup is an infallible cure; undoubted sleep and pleasant dreams it doth assure. Guaranteed. Price 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

We learned that the owners of the sawmill at Lillie are going to move their plant elsewhere. They have used up most of the available timber there.

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. Robert Roberts, of our town, has passed his examination for admission to practice law before the examining committee in Monroe and will now go before the supreme court.

Just received – a car load of furniture from Evansville, Ind.; will sell cheap for cash. J. D. FENTON, Agent.

THE GAZETTE returns thanks to Miss Bertha Cook for an invitation to the commencement exercises of the State Normal School at Natchitoches, May 25th to 29th. Miss Cook is one of the graduates of the present term.

Judge R. B. Dawkins left last Saturday to assist Judge Pugh in meting out even handed justice to litigants before the appellate court in Coushatta. Miss Corrie Dawkins accompanied her father as far as Ruston, where she will spend a few days with relatives and friends.

Miss Kate Hardy and her brother, Mater McNairy Hardy, came to Farmerville Friday afternoon to spend a few days with their sister, Miss Mattie Hardy, who has had charge of the Farmerville music class the past year. They left yesterday morning visa Bernice for their home in Ruston.

Mica Axle Grease

When the liver fails to secrete bile, the blood becomes loaded with bilious properties, the digestion becomes impaired and the bowels constipated. Herbine has a direct action on the liver and excretory organs, and a few doses will cure any case of biliousness. Price 50 cents; sold by R. HAAS, agent.

Mr. W. J. Atkinson came over Sunday from Ruston to spend a few days in Farmerville.

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¢.

Mrs. Harry Van Hook returned home last week, accompanied by her mother and little sister, who will spend a short time in Farmerville.

Bring back Stein’s keys, which he lost. They say Stein had the best vinegar. Shirt waists, dress goods, ladies’ hats, men’s shirts half price, fruit jars, tops and rubbers; all can be found at Stein’s store. Ask for what you don’t see. D. STEIN.

The preliminary trial of Clelly Crear, held before Judge Dawkins last week, resulted in the defendant being granted bond in the sum of $300. He fatally shot a negro woman, but the evidence showed that the shooting was accidental.

Just received a car load of Furniture consisting of Beds, Chairs, Rockers, Wardrobes, Bed Springs, Mattresses, Dressers, Kitchen Safes, Bureaus and Center Tables. R. HAAS, Agent.

THE GAZETTE acknowledges the receipt of an invitation, through the kindness of Miss Oma Hodge, to attend the commencement exercises of the senior class of Monroe High School. Miss Hodge’s many friends in Union Parish will be pleased to know that she is one of the class graduates of 1902.

New to Succeed in Business, Keep your liver in good condition by using Simmons’ Liver Purifier (tin box). It corrects constipation, cures indigestion, biliousness, stops headache, gets your heat in the right place so you can smile at your neighbor. 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¢.


Louisiana will have three Summer Schools, one of them at Monroe. Mississippi will have eight such schools. The Louisiana schools open June 9th. Homes for 100 teachers have been retained by the local committee. Professor Showalter engaged Professor Petty, of Jackson Parish, to drum up the Monroe school. Professor Petty went to Farmerville on the 10th and got the Union Parish school board to appeal to all of its teachers who are not teaching at the time to come to Monroe.

E W Grove

THE GAZETTE returns thanks to Mr. E. L. Ramsey for an invitation to attend the commencement exercises of the Louisiana State University at Baton Rouge May 30 to June 4.

Cyclists should always carry a bottle of Ballard’s Snow Liniment, in case of accident. If applied immediately, it will subdue the pain, and quickly heal the wounds. Price 25 and 50 cents; sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

All The Teachers Coming. The Monroe Summer School promises to witness a congregation of a great many teachers. Madison Parish will pay the board of all its teachers while at Monroe. Richland offers hers a substantial increase in salary. Morehouse and Jackson are offering inducements and Winn, Union, Caldwell and Ouachita are urging their teachers to be at Monroe. Let every teacher accessible come. It will be a month of great pleasure and profit.

Mr. W. D. Munholland was called to Upland, Ark., this morning on professional business.

Was it the “echo” of the Mont Pelee eruptions that brougth us such hot weather last week?

Next Monday is the time for a regular quarterly session of the police jury.

Mrs. R. Haas went to Bernice Thursday to spend a few days with relatives.

Mr. and Mrs. S. C. Selig, of Bernice, are visiting in Farmerville.

The faculty of the Ruston Industrial Institute were re-elected.

A company has been formed in Indiana with the view of purchasing 50,000 acres of land in Florida or Alabama, and building thereon an industrial city. A portion of the lands will be divided into small farms.

Children who are weak, fretful or troublesome should be given a few doses of  White’s Cream Vermifuge. They will then become strong, healthy and active, have rosy cheeks, bright eyes, will be happy and laughing all the day long. Price 25 cents; sod by R. HAAS, Agent.

This is the way a Missourian confessed at a campmeeting, says an exchange: “Dear friends,” says Bill. “I feel the spirit moving me to talk and tell what a bad man I have been, but I can’t do it while the grand jury is in session.” “The Lord will forgive, ” shouted the preacher. “I guess that’s all right,” said Bill, “but he ain’t on the grand jury.”

Piles are not only most painful, but also very dangerous, as the inflamed nodules are very apt to take on malignant action and cancer of rectum is produced. They should be cured. Tabler’s Buckeye Pile Ointment will cure the most obstinate cases. Price 50 cents in bottles; tubes 75 cents; sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Stray Pony. There came to my place, near Farmerville, about April 1st, 1902, one bay mare pony, 14 hands high, branded on left shoulder “T. F.;” left hip “N;” right hind foot white. Unless owner calls for  said pony within thirty days from date hereof she will be sold to pay costs.  J. R. Norris, Farmerville, La.

A bachelor, says an exchange, bought a pair of socks and found attached to one of them a paper with these words: “I’m a young lady of twenty and would like to correspond with a view to matrimony.”  Name and address were given. The bachelor wrote and in a few days got this letter: “Mamma was married twenty years ago. The merchant from whom you bought those socks evidently did not advertise or he would have sold them before. My mother handed me your letter and said possibly I might suit you. I am eighteen.”

Roark & Thompson


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