From Farmerville

cropped-farmerville-main-street.jpgThe Gazette
October 29, 1902

TAX NOTICE.  All taxes are now due; those on personal property are delinquent and those on real estate will be delinquent Dec. 31, 1902. Settle up and save costs.  C. H. MURPHY, Tax Collector Union Parish, La.

Read as of “Farm for Sale” in another column.

Saddles for the old man, courting man, ladies and boys at J. D. Baughman’s.

All kinds of stoves. Come and examine and get full value for your money. R. HAAS, Agt.

Miss Reita Hartman is visiting friends in Monroe this week.

Make your good wife happy by buying a surrey or buggy from J. D. Baughman.

Monday morning Miss Sallie Chandler left for Meridian, Miss., to enter college there.

Heaven help us in our trouble but use Hunt’s cure for Itch, Tetter, Ringworm, Itching Piles and eczema. Guaranteed. 

Young man if you want to catch that girl, buy one of Baughman’s courting buggies.

The postponed session of the parish school board is to meet next Saturday in Farmerville.

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.

J. D. Baughman is headquarters for wagons, buggies and surreys. Prices as low as the lowest.

Mr. O. O. Clark, a prominent business man of Monroe, was 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 on each box. 25¢.

The Moler Barber College, New Orleans, wants men to learn barber trade. Steady practice, qualified teachers, demonstrations, etc. are the advantages. Complete outfit of tools given each graduate, board included catalogue explaining all mailed free.

Capt. H. W. McLeod and Mr. Sealey, of Ruston, spent a few days recently in Farmerville.

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.

Ours to offer, yours to choose; so come and examine our stock of buggies and surreys before buying elsewhere. J. D. Baughman.

After a week’s visit with relatives and friends in Farmerville, Mrs. James Rabun left this morning for Monroe.

If you want a neat and substantial set of harness or a man’s or ladies’ saddle, call at J. D. Baughman’s. He has a full and new stock.

STOVES – Just received, a car of stoves, and we are able to sell you a stove as cheap as you can get it at any railroad town.  R. HAAS, Agent.

Mrs. J. G. Trimble went to Ruston to-day, to visit her parents. She was accompanied by Mr. Laurence Cook.

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. 25 cents. No cure – no pay.

We think our prices on buggies and surreys are all right, but we may be partial. Ask some one who has bought of us.  J. D. BAUGHMAN.

Prof. Gayer delivered a good sermon Sunday at the Baptist Church in Farmerville to an attentive audience.

I have gotten my new scales and am still paying the highest cash price for cotton seed delivered at the landing.  JOHN BALLARD, Agt. Union Oil Co.

Capt. J. D. Hamilton, of Shiloh, has been appointed police juror in the eighth ward, vice Mr. W F. Grafton resigned.

E W Grove

Talk it over with your wife; the “wimmin folks” usually like to ride in surreys and buggies, so come and get her one.  J. D. BAUGHMAN.

The State superintendent of public education last week apportioned the residue of the public funds arising from tax collections for 1901, among the various parishes of Louisiana. Of the $34,404.20 apportioned, Union’s pro rata was $484.92.

Mr. Karl A. Pleasant invites his friends to call and see his new stock of dress goods, notions, novelties, etc., which he has just opened up. Remember the Racket Store, where you can buy the latest, newest and nicest goods for the least money.


A Great Opportunity

For every $15.00 worth of goods you buy at my store I will give you, free of charge, one life size portrait of any member of your family in Crayon, Sepia or Water Color, no frame included, but I will have same on hand for sale at reasonable prices.

Remember that you do not have to buy the whole $15.00 at one time, but every 5 cents you spend with me will be counted until the $15.00 worth is purchases. Take advantage of this offer to get a portrait of every member of your family. This offer begins Nov. 1, 1902.  W. J. TURNAGE.


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.

A Fact About the Blues

Messrs. J. H. Anderson and C. H. Murphy went to Colson’s last Friday night to present the prohibition question to the voters there; and Messrs. Robert Roberts and John Roaten visited D’Arbonne for the same purpose. We rejoice to state that the prohibition forces have gained many new converts during the past few weeks, and it is the general opinion that Union Parish will go “dry” by an overwhelming majority next Tuesday.

We have seen the frail infant when the faint struggle for existence seemed almost ended, resuscitated and made strong by the use of White’s Cream Vermifuge. Price, 25 cents. For sale by R. HAAS, Agt.

The Farmerville Baptist church have invited Rev. J. W. Elliott, of Ruston, to visit them, with the view of calling him as their pastor for the ensuing year.

Mr. E. L. Powers, the butcher and all-round trader of Monroe, was here last week and closed a deal with Mr. J. D. Baughman for 255 head of cattle, sheep and goats.

In anemia and most women’s ailments the digestion is weak, the making of color, flesh and strength out of food, is imperfect so that the patient is weak, wan, nervous, and dyspeptic. This condition can be corrected by taking a course of Herbine. Price, 50 cents.  For sale by R. HAAS, Agent.

A temperance entertainment will be held in Farmerville next Monday evening at 7:30 o’clock at the Knights of Pythias Hall. Addresses will be delivered on that occasion by Messrs. R. Haas, John Roaten and Robert Roberts, in behalf of prohibition, Musical selections will be interspersed with the speeches.

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¢.

We sell the celebrated Darling Stoves, both Cooking and Heaters and can suit you in price and size. R. HAAS, Agent

Stein says he is in for the skin. Bring your mink, raccoon, otter, opossum, beaver, cow, and horse hides, beeswax, tallow, wool, brass and copper, and he will pay cash price for the same.

Col. F. P. Stubbs, of Monroe, Judge Allen Barksdale and C. B. Roberts, of Bernice, are the visiting attorneys at this session of court.

Caesar conquered Britain. Malaria was conquered by Simmons’ Liver purifier (tin box.) Protected from moisture, dust and insects. Clears the complexion, cures constipation, aids and corrects action of the liver.

Messrs. John Roaten and Robert Roberts will speak at Mineral Springs next Sunday night in the interest of prohibition.

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¢.

Sloan's Liniment

THE GAZETTE, one dollar a year in advance.



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