From Farmerville


The Gazette
September 3, 1902

Court adjourned Friday.

We regret to learn that Mrs. J. L. Boulware is quite ill.

A protracted meeting will begin at the Baptist church next Sunday.

I will not deliver ice at residences after today, Sept. 3.  F. E. Mayo.

FOR SALE. — A fine yoke of oxen and two good jacks.  A. C. Gill.

Thursday afternoon Mrs. H. H. Van Hook returned home from a visit to Ruston.

Mr. Q. A. Hester, Principal elect of the Downsville High School, was in town Tuesday.

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. J. I. Wagner, of Hot Springs, Ark., a Knight of the Grip, was a visitor to our town Monday.

Mr. W. N. McFarland, a native of Union Parish, has been chosen as business manager of the Baton Rouge Advocate.

At succession sale Saturday 400 acres of land sold for $221. This is the cheapest land that has been sold in Union Parish in some time.

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.

Prof. John Roaten came to Farmerville Friday evening. He expects to open the next session of the Farmerville school about the 15th inst.

HORSES AND MULES. — I will be in Farmerville next week with a car load of good horses and mules for sale cheap.  A. C. Gill.

Last week Maj. J. G. Lee, a native of Union Parish, was elected President of the Cotton States Association of Commissioners of Agriculture.

All parties wanting to make a deal on cotton seed will find me in town, or write me at Conway.  JOHN BALLARD.

Rev. Barnette Wright left for Ruston Monday where he goes to perform the marriage ceremony of Mr. J. G. Trimble and Miss Mattie F. Hardy.

FOR SALE — I will sell, on easy terms, one mule, one mare and colt, and a lot of household and kitchen furniture.  J. P. FENTON.

The store house now occupied by Mr. Julius Arent, as an insurance office, is being repaired and when the work shall have been completed it will be occupied by Mr. Karl Pleasant as a store.

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¢

Judge R. B. Dawkins and District Attorney Fred F. Preaus, are holding court in Ruston. Judge Dawkins was accompanied by his daughter, Miss Corrie and they will attend the Trimble-Hardy nuptials while in Ruston.

E W Grove

Deputy Sheriff John W. Taylor and W. F. Usrey left Saturday to convey Dunk Austin, Tom Dawson, John Gandy and Cal Holiday to the penitentiary at Baton Rouge. The two former are white men and the latter two are negroes.

500 tons of cotton seed wanted, for which I will pay the highest market price.  John Ballard, Agt. Union Oil Mill.

The police jury yesterday fixed the parish license for the sale of whisky at $800.00 a year. They also ordered an election to be held November 4th to get the sense of the people as to whether or not Union Parish shall in future grant such license.

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¢.

Mr. Scott DeLay, of the Shreveport Times, died last Wednesday.

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.

Mrs. W. H. Pritchett, and daughter, Anne, of Natchez, Miss., are the guests of the Trimble family.

FOR RENT — I will lease for the year 1903 the following property. Places known as the J. P. Fenton place and Gus Perryman place two and a half and three miles from Farmerville, respectively.  J. P. FENTON or GUS PERRYMAN.



An ice cream festival is to be given at the school building next Friday evening by the pupils of the Senior Department of the Farmerville High School. A large attendance is expected since the proceeds are to go toward buying books for the school library. In addition to this the following program will be rendered:

Recitation – Miss Minnie Preaus

Recitation – Miss Ellen Haas.

Influence of Good Books – Dr. C. H. Jameson.

“A Little Boy in the Dime Museum.” – Miss Mabel Gilbert.

“A Secret” – Gladys Baaughman.

The exercises will begin at 8 o’clock.


Tablers Buckeye Pile Ointment is not a panacea, but is recommended for blind, bleeding or protruding piles, and it will cure the most obstinate cases. Price, 50 cents in bottles. Tubes 75 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¢.

Mr. and Mrs. Edward Everett left for Monroe Saturday to visit relatives and friends.

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.

The police jury appropriated $50.00 to the parish fair to be held in October.

Corn-huskers’ sprained wrists, barbed-wire cuts and sprains, or cuts from any other cause, are quickly healed when Ballard’s Snow Liniment is promptly applied. Price, 25 and 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

Nearly all the erstwhile leaders of the Populist party have proven renegades and are not affiliating with the Republicans. The Populist pie is out, hence these cheap demagogues must go somewhere. About the only decent thing they have done is going into the Republican party and not humiliating themselves and insulting us by attempting to come back into the Democratic party. The people they led off are welcome but the leaders are a good riddance to any political organization. We hope the Republicans will know what to do with them.

If you are troubled with inodorous breath, heart burn, flatulency, headache, acidity, pains after eating, loss of appetite, persistent melancholy, or low spirits, You need a tonic, a few doses of Herbine will give you the recuperative force to remove these disorders. Price 50 cents. Sold by R. HAAS, Agent.

The police jury met Monday, this being a regular session.

White’s Cream Vermifuge is essentially the child’s tonic. It improves the digestion and assimilation of food, strengthening the nervous system and restoring them to the health, vigor and elasticity of spirits natural to childhood. Price, 25 cents. For sale by R. HAAS, Agent.

STAVES,  I will pay the highest market prices for good staves of all kinds delivered on the D’Arbonne, Cornie or the River. Staves should be made and trimmed with care. They should be laid off 2 by 6 inches to allow for shrinking and should be clear of knots, worm holes and catfaces. An allowance of two inches should be made for crooked sawing.  C. L. GUNBY, West Monroe.

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