From Farmerville

cropped-farmerville-main-street.jpgThe Gazette
June 11, 1902

A boy was born Friday to Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Albritton.

J. D. Fenton will sell you a good bedstead for $1.75.

Mrs. J. W. Stancil has been quite sick for the past few day.

Hope and Wisdom  Both are contained in Cheatham’s Chill Tablets. Try them. 25 cts. No cure – no pay. Sold by R. Haas, Agt.

Messrs. Lockwood and Reagan came to Farmerville Monday from Ruston.

Read advertisement “Land for sale cheap,” which appears in another column.

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.

Mr. and Mrs. M. W. Wilson, of our town, are confined to their rooms with fever.

Mr. Z. Booth, of Marion, brought his wife to Farmerville this week for medical treatment.

Pretty Tough to Scratch. For a living and relief also. Hunt’s Cure will cure you of itch, tetter, ringworm, itching piles, eczema. Guaranteed by all dealers. Sold by R. Haas, Agent.

Miss Sallie Chandler left Monday for Ruston to take the month’s course at Chautauqua.

Before buying your hats, call and see my line of Ladies, Misses and childrens, and you will find the latest styles. R. Haas, Agent.

Mr. A. J. Mashaw, of Ruston, is spending a few days with relatives in Union Parish.

What’s The Trouble with your back, old man? Rheumatism? Too bad, too bad. I advise you to try Hunt’s Lightning Oil. It is said to be a wonderful remedy. Sold by R. Haas, Agent.

The “dollar pitchers” are very attentive to that special branch of recreation nowadays.

I am prepared to do all kinds of work in the photographer’s line. Give me a trial. J. B. ADCOCK.

Mrs. Ida Alcus and Mrs. D. L. Cromwell, of Bernice, are visiting relatives in Farmerville.

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¢

It is announced that a farmer’s institute will be held in Farmerville on Friday, July 25.

We regret to report that the infant child of Mr. and Mrs. Joe Albritton died last Saturday.

Have your photograph taken ere the substance fades. J. B. Adcock will fix you up all right.

Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Gill returned home Monday after a brief visit with relatives at Lapile, Ark.

If you want a purchase any furniture, don’t forget to see J. D. Fenton’s line. His goods are attractive and prices very low.

Mr. R. R. Gill returned home last week from Springfield, Mo., where he finished a commercial course at the Normal School.

I will meet my friends and patrons in different parts of the parish to do any work in my line — from the smallest to the largest picture. Prices reasonable. J. B. ADCOCK.

Miss Elma Barnes returned home a few days ago from Ruston where she was a student in the Industrial Institute.

Go to Mayo’s for Ice Drinks of all kinds – Lemonades, Sherbets, Celery Tonic, Soda Pop, etc. Everything neat and clean. The ONLY place in town where you can be served right.

The Ouachita Cotton Mill at Monroe, La., began operations last Tuesday. The management began by making yarn, but will soon be weaving cloth.

DON’T BECOME DISCOURAGED. But use Simmon’s Liver Purifier (tin box). many imitations of the original, so be careful and see that it’s “Purifier” and manufactured by C. A. Simmons, Jr. Medicine Co.  Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Jewish confirmation services will be held at Knights of Pythias Hall in Farmerville, Friday, June 13th, at 8:30 p.m. The public generally are invited to attend.

E W Grove

The Monroe News says the police are vigorously enforcing the vagrant law, and as a consequence the streets and ditches are being placed in an admirable condition.

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¢.

Messrs. Ernest Ramsey and Jord G. Lee, Jr., came home Thursday night, after spending the past session at the La. State University at Baton Rouge.

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.

Sunday afternoon Deputy Sheriff Taylor brought to Farmerville and lodged in jail a white man named Hal Moore. He was arrested in Texas on the charge of being implicated in the killing of a negro five or six years ago near Moseley’s Bluff.

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 Monroe Bulletin says: “The district attorney filed with Clerk Young 502 informations against delinquent per capita road tax payers Saturday evening. Mr. Young is making out warrants for the arrest of these delinquents. The sheriff will begin serving the warrants at once.


Mr. J. A. Peek, of Ouachita, is in the city to meet his two daughters, Misses Alma and Pearl Peek, who have been attending school. Miss Alma is an art student at the East Mississippi Female College at Meridian, and Miss Pearl has been attending Virginia College at Roanoke, Virginia. – Monroe News.

To save mending, avoid breaking, and to avoid suffering, prevent coughs and colds by the timely use Ballard’s Horehound Syrup. It is a safe, sure and swift remedy for all bronchial ailments. Price 25 and 50 cents. For sale by R. HAAS, Agt.

A number of our Marion subscribers complain of great irregularity in getting THE GAZETTE. They say it is frequently Monday before the paper is received there. The fault is with the postal authorities somewhere. THE GAZETTE is placed in the post office here every Wednesday afternoon, and at the latest it should reach Marion Saturday. We hope Postmaster Shuster will give this matter his attention. Marion is only fourteen miles northeast of Farmerville, yet in the circuitous route by which the mails go, it takes nearly a week to send a letter from Farmerville to Marion and receive a reply. What the people need is a direct route from Farmerville to Marion at least thrice a week, and the post office officials ought to give it to them.

If the stomach performs its functions actively and regularly, the food of which it is the receptacle, is transformed into blood of a nourishing quality, which furnishes vigor and warmth to the whole body. Herbine gives tone to the stomach and promotes digestion and assimilation. Price, 50 cents. For sale by R. Haas, Agt.

Many women fail to digest their food, and so become pale, sallow, thin and weak, while the brightness, freshness and beauty of the skin and complexion departs. Remedy this by taking Herbine after each meal, to digest what you have eaten. Price, 50 cents. For sale by R. Haas, Agt.

We are requested to announce that quarterly conference for Farmerville circuit will be held at Ebenezer church, near D’Arbonne, on June 14th and 15th. Rev. A. J. Notestine, presiding elder, will preach Saturday and Sunday mornings.

Everything Comes to those that wait, even now and then aches and pains, rheumatism, catarrh, neuralgia, and everything that hurts. Hunts Lightning Oil keeps off everything except old age and death. Try it 25 and 50 cents. Satisfaction or money refunded. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Misses Annie Pleasant and La Lu Vinson returned home Thursday afternoon from Keachie, where they have been attending college for the past term. The former young lady brought back her diploma.

Mothers who would keep their children in good health should watch for the first symptoms of worms and remove them with White’s Cream Vermifuge. Price 25 cents. For sale by R. Haas, Agent.

Mr. W. F. Stripling says a negro named Sam Benton, of Marion ward, died Wednesday night. He was the oldest negro in that section, having reached the age of 115 years.

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, Agt.

Bayou D’Arbonne is falling very rapidly, and it is likely that no boat will be able to make the trip to our landing from Monroe until another rise occurs.

LAUGH AND THE WORLD LAUGHS with you, have chills and you chill alone. Cheatham’s Laxative Chill Tablets cures, gives an appetite and strength. Most convenient chill tonic on earth. Can carry in the vest pocket. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Upwards of 1000 lives have been lost and half of the city of Ratalhulen, Guatemala, destroyed by the eruptions of Tacana volcano.


THE GAZETTE, one dollar a year in advance.

Are You Deaf.


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