July 16, 1902
Read “Trespass Notice”, which appears in another column.
Col. R. G. Pleasant came from Shreveport to Farmerville Sunday
Mr. D. E. Laupheimer came to Farmerville from Monroe last Monday.
Heaven Help Us in our troubles but use Hunt’s Cure for itch, tetter, ringworm, itching piles and eczema. Guaranteed. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.
Miss Olive Huey, of Ruston, is visiting friends and relatives in Farmerville.
Miss Rosa Arent returned home Friday, after a few weeks visit in Lecompte, La.
Mr. F. E. Mayo fell across a banister railing last week and broke one of his ribs.
Before buying your hats, call ans see my line of Ladies, Misses and childrens and you will find the latest styles. R. HAAS, Agt.
Deputy Sheriff J. W. Taylor returned Friday from Monroe, where he had been several days.
After a visit of several months in New Orleans, Miss Elise Guehring returned home Friday.
Swapping Lies is practiced, but don’t swap off Hunt’s Lightning Oil for a worthless article. Ask your druggist or merchant for a free sample bottle. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.
Mr. J. W. Stancil, one of Farmerville’s enterprising merchants, went to Monroe Friday on business.
Mr. G. W. Brown was able to be on our streets Saturday, after a few days confinement in his room with fever.
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. R. J. Rasbury and family are taking a week’s vacation with relatives and friends in Ruston and Lincoln Parish.
Mr. A. B. Henderson, the merchant prince of Spearsville, accompanied by his daughter, visited Farmerville Thursday.
Messrs. R. C. and R. P. Webb came up to Farmerville from Monroe to attend the funeral Thursday of their mother, Mrs. H. D. Webb.
We Can’t Tell a Lie. When we say there is no shaking of bottles, no licking of spoons, no wry faces when Cheatham’s Laxative Chill Tablets are used. 25 cts. No cure- no pay. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.
Representative E. T. Sellers and W. P. Chandler returned to their respective homes last week, after two months stay in Baton Rouge attending the recent legislature.
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 thought that the police jury will conclude their labors to-day. All of last week and the first two days of this week were occupied in reviewing and equalizing assessments.
A Triple Hanging. Smith, Brown, and Jones hang their hopes of recovery upon Cheatham’s Laxative Chill Tablets. They will be around soon shaking hands with friends. 25c. No cure – no pay. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.
Stein says he can sell cheaper than anybody. He buys for cash, fifty cents on the dollar; and sells the same in proportion. Bring your beeswax, tallow, hides, brass, copper, chickens and eggs. He pays you cash.
Monday evening a fine rain began falling her, which lasted for several hours. It was the most general rain that has visited parish for weeks. While it came too late to save considerable corn, yet it will do untold good, to cotton, peas, potatoes, pastures, etc.
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.
Business men who lack the vine; snap and vigor they once had, should use Herbine, it will purify the blood, strengthen and invigorate the system. Price 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agt.
Saturday evening a second attempt was made to assassinate H. L. Moreland, a resident of Claiborne Parish. The assassin fired at him at short distance, with a shot gun, striking him in the hip and inflicting a serious wound. Moreland says he saw his assailant and can identify him.
Aunt Lucindy always carries Hunt’s Lightning Oil around with her, says it’s fine for swellings, tooth-ache, colic, weak back and back-ache, cuts burns neuralgia, catarrh. Aunt Lucindy has sixty-nine grandchildren and ought to know what she is talking about. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.
The editor of THE GAZETTE returns thanks to Hon. John T. Michel, secretary of state, for a copy of his biennial report. It is a book replete with valuable information, and shows much painstaking research on the part of the author in its preparation.
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. H. D. Webb died at the home of her son-in-law, Mr. Edward Everett, in Farmerville, last Wednesday afternoon. Her sudden death was a complete shock to her friends here. In fact, her immediate family did not realize that she was dangerously ill until a few hours before the end. She died of gastritis; and her remains were laid at rest Thursday morning in the Farmerville cemetery. Funeral services were held at the Baptist church, conducted by Eld. J. H. Hughes; after which the Legion of Honor, of which order the deceased was a member, completed the funeral with impressive ceremonies at the grave. Mrs. Webb was 65 years old. She leaves a daughter and two sons to mourn her loss.
Those who live on farms are especially liable to many accidental cuts, burns and bruises which heal rapidly when Ballard’s Snow Liniment is applied. Price, 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agt.
Register Smith, of the state land office, has prepared a statement which shows that the Confederate veterans derived but little benefit from Act 55 of 1896, which provided that each soldier might receive a land warrant for 160 acres of land. The statement shows that, in accordance with said act, 1116 land warrants were issued for 160 acres each. Of this number 1028 have been located, leaving only 88 warrants yet outstanding. Of the warrants located, land speculators used 991, while the old soldiers go the benefit of only 37. The land sharks paid a mere pittance for the warrants they purchased, the average price being estimated at $30. Thus it will be seen that the bulk of the state’s intended beneficence to the Confederate veterans went into the pockets of speculators.
If the stomach, liver and bowels fail to perform their functions regularly and naturally, the blood becomes contaminated with impurities, and the whole system is in consequence debilitated. Herbine is remarkable for its efficacy in curing the ailments of summer, and the disorders prevalent during hot weather. Price, 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agt.
The following faculty has been elected for the Ruston High School: H. R. McCullough, principal; W. W. Bennett, assistant principal; Misses May Huey, Mattie Hamilton, Bernice Holstead, Eva Morrow, Daisy McDowell, Lizzie Price. Mr. McCullough, the principal-elect, is a graduate of Westminster College, Missouri, and last year was first assistant.
Herbine clears the complexion, gives buoyancy to the mind, cures headaches, regulates the stomach and bowels, stimulates the liver, and is, in fact, a perfect guardian of the health. Price 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agt.
Parties interested in the Taylor cemetery, 6 miles northeast of Farmerville, are requested to meet there on Monday, July 28th, for the purpose of cleaning up the grounds. Those who cannot come are requested to send financial contributions to aid in the work.
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¢.
It is rumored that the Beardsley railroad has been sold to the Cotton Belt or Gould and that the papers for the transfer of ownership have actually been drawn and aren’t present receiving the necessary signatures. — Homer Clipper.
Caesar Conquered Britain. Malaria was conquered by Simmons’ Liver Purifier (tin box). Protected from moisture, dust and insects. Clears the complexion, cures constipation and corrects action of the liver. Sold by R. Haas, Agent.
STRAY COWS – About June 28th I took up at my place, five miles west of Farmerville, two cows and two yearlings, described as follows: One cow and yearling are read and white; and the others, white and black. They were running in a stock law country, and I took them up. Owner can get them by paying charges. Address, D. J. Martin, Farmerville, La.
It is estimated that the rice yield in the race belt will be at least 35 per cent short this year.
By a vote of five to four, the city council of Monroe has decided to convert the auditorium to the city high school into a class and cloak room; also to dispose of the theatrical chairs, stage scenery, etc. The Monroe News objects to this step, claiming that the auditorium should remain as it is, to be used for lectures, concerts, etc., besides urging that the supreme court might yet change its decision so as to permit the auditorium to be used for theatrical purposes.
There is no longer an excuse for anyone to endure the fortune inflicted by piles when Tabler’s Buckeye Pile Ointment will cure them, a remedy so moderate in price and so effective. Price, 50 cents in bottles. Tubes, 75 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agt.
Charles Peterson, a commercial broker of Shreveport, ended his life Sunday by shooting himself in the temple with a 41 caliber Colt. Financial troubles and general despondency prompted the rash act.
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