Farmerville Local News

The Gazette
August 31, 1904

Born to Mr. and Mrs. W. F. Jackson on Monday night, Aug. 29th. a boy.

Mrs. I. Shuster of Monroe, La., spent a few days of last week in Farmerville visiting her many friends.

Mr. Dave Meyers of Coushatta, La. who has been for the past few days visiting relatives and friends in Farmerville, left Sunday.

Store fixtures for Sale, including large iron safe, patent oil tank, platform scales, truck, standing desk, large lamps, etc. apply to J. G. TRIMBLE, Farmerville, La.

We notice with pleasure that City Marshall J. K. Atkinson has a gang of hands at work doing some much needed repairing on the town streets.

We are receiving our fall stock both plain and decorated lamps, which goes at a bargain. UNION GROCERY CO.

Don’t fail to read the advertisement of S. B. Wallace which appears in another column.

The spelling match given by the Ladies Mission Society last Thursday night proved quite entertaining. The honors of the match were carried off by Misses Maud Selig and Louise Trimble and Mrs. J. G. Trimble.

As an ADVERTISING SCHEME that MOST EXCELLENT INSTITUTION, HARRIS’ BUSINESS COLLEGE Jackson, Miss., is offering a few scholarships at a BIG bargain. Write them.

Mr. and Mrs. McFarland who have been visiting their sister Mrs. Ramsey in Farmerville for the past two weeks, left Monday for their home in Texas.

State Treasurer J. M. Smith of Baton Rouge spent a few days of last week in Farmerville. We are always glad to see our old fellow townsman and hope that some day he may decide to cast his lot among us again.

WANTED AT ONCE. A live energetic agent to represent the Washington Life Insurance Co. in Union Parish. A hustling man can make good money by working his position. Apply to J. M. WALLACE, General Agent, Shreveport, La.

Born to Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Hamilton on Tuesday morning a fine baby girl.

We lead while others follow, in everything that’s carried in first class grocery. See us. UNION GROCERY CO.

The first bale of new cotton to reach Farmerville was bought last Thursday by Mr. J. D. Baughman. It brought 12 1/2 cents per pound.

Mr. Jake Stein of New Orleans was in Farmerville last week visiting friends and relatives.

Mesdames D. L. Cromwell and Ida Alous after having spent several days in Farmerville visiting relatives and friends returned to their home in Bernice last Thursday.

Judge R. b. Dawkins and family left last Thursday on a visit to the St. Louis Fair.

I have just received a car load of the celebrated Weber wagons. Call on us before buying. J. D. BAUGHMAN, FARMERVILLE LA.

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¢

As a result of a successful revival meeting held with the Sardis church of ward 9, 14 young converts were baptized at White’s ferry on the D’Arbonne. The services at the water were very impressive and were witnessed by a large and attentive audience.

RHEUMATISM. When pains or irritation exist on any part of the body, the application of Ballard’s Snow Liniment gives prompt relief. E. W. Sullivan, Prop. Sullivan House El Reno, O. T., writes, June 6, 1902: “I take pleasure in recommending Ballard’s Snow Liniment to al who are afflicted with rheumatism. It is the only remedy I have found that gives immediate relief. ” 25c, 50c, $1.00. Sold by J. D. Baughman.

The Battleship Louisiana was launched last Saturday at Newport News, Va.


Renders the bile more fluid and thus helps the blood to flow; it affords prompt relief from biliousness, indigestion, sick and nervous headaches, and the over-indulgence in food and drink. Herbine acts quickly, a dose after meals will bring the patient into a good condition in a few days.

G. L. Caldwell, Agt. M. K. & T. R. R., Checotah, Ind. Ter., writes Apr. 18, 1903: “I was sick for over two years with enlargement of the liver and spleen. The doctors did me no good, and I had given up all hope of being cured, when my druggist advised me to use Herbine. It has made me sound and well.” 50c Sold by J. D. BAUGHMAN.

One night last week six negroes held up a young white man on a lonely road near New Roads, La with the evident intention of murdering him and as a result five of the negroes are dead and the sixth one had not stopped running when last heard from. The young man used a 44 calibre Colt’s pistol and judging from his work he used it exceedingly well.

TEST ITS VALUE. Simmons’ Liver Purifier is the most valuable remedy I ever tried for constipation and disordered Liver. It does its work thoroughly, but does not gripe like most remedies of its character. I certainly recommend it whenever the opportunity occurs. W. M. TOMLINSON, OSWEGO, KANSAS. Price 25 c.

If a fight for the heavyweight championship of the world between Jas. J. Jeffries and Jack Munroe at San Francisco on the 26th. Jeffries won an easy victory in two rounds.

Violent Attack of Diarrhea Cured by Chamberlain’s Colic, Cholera and Diarrhea Remedy and Perhaps a Life Saved.

“A short time ago I was taken with a violent attack of diarrhea and believe I would have died if I had not gotten relief,” says John J. Patton, a leading citizen of Patton, Ala. “A friend recommended Chamberlain’s Colic, Cholera and Diarrhea Remedy. I bought a twenty-five cent bottle and after taking three doses of it was entirely cured. I consider it the best remedy in the world for bowel complaints. For sale by all dealers.

The Ladies of the Methodist Church, The Willing Workers of Farmerville, in their rummage sale last Friday and Saturday were quite successful we learn. They intend to continue the sale every Saturday for some time and all those who have anything which they could contribute would be gladly received.

CURES SCIATICA. Rev. W. L. Riley, L.L.D., Cuba, New York, writes: “After fifteen days of excruciating pain from sciatic rheumatism, under various treatments, I was induced to try Ballars’s Snow Linament; the first application giving my first relief and the second entire relief. I can give it unqualified recommendation.” 25c, 50c, $1.00. Sold by J. D. Baughman.

The annual reunion of the Louisiana Division United Confederate Veterans Sons of Veterans and the Daughters of the Confederacy will be held in Baton Rouge on Wednesday and Thursday Sept. 7th and 8th. We are requested to announce that there will be reduced rates on all rail roads and a large attendance is expected to be present.

The assassin of M. von Plevhe. Samsonoff has been sentenced to death.

How’s This? We offer One Hundred Dollars Reward for any case of Catarrh that cannot be cured by Hall’s Catarrh Cure. F. J. CHENEY & CO., Teledo O.  We, the undersigned, have known F. J. Cheney for the last 15 years, and believe him perfectly honorable in all business transactions and financially able to carry out any obligations made by their firm. West & Truax, Wholesale Druggists, Toledo, O. Walding, Kinnan & Marvin, Wholesale Druggists, Toledo. O. Hall’s Catarrh Cure is taken internally, acting directly upon the blood and mucous surfaces of the system. Testimonials sent free. Price 75c. per bottle. Sold by all druggists. Hall’s Family Pills are the best.

Nine oil tanks containing over 60,000 barrels of oil belonging to the Standard Oil Company at Antwerp, Belguim was destroyed by fire last Friday. In trying to check the fire seven men were burned to death.

STEAM FITTINGS AND BELTINGS. Just received a complete outfit of Steam fixtures consisting of Inspirators, Lubricators, Vlves and Steam fittings, also all sizes of Belting. Give me a call. J. D. BAUGHMAN.

The members of the Farmerville Baptist Church are earnestly requested to attend church next Sunday as it is the day to call a pastor. Those who have not paid their subscription to Bro. King will come prepared to pay up on that day as he is going to move. T. J. Breed, E. J. Lee, Deacons.

Cholera Infastum. This disease has lest its terrors since Chamberlain’s Colic, Cholera and Diarrhea Remedy came into general use. The uniform success which attends the use of this remedy in all cases of bowel complaints in children has made it a favorite wherever its value has become known. For sale by all dealers.

Mr. Duke Selig, Farmerville’s popular liveryman made a business trip to Junction City last week.

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¢.



I am now prepared to do all kind of REPAIRING ON STEAM ENGINES. I also have on hand INSPIRATIONS, LUBRICATORS, VALVE PIPES AND STEAM FITTINGS of all kinds.


Taken with Cramps.

Wm. Kirmse, a member of the bridge gang working near Littleport was taken suddenly ill Thursday night with cramps and a kind of cholera. His case was so severe that he had to have the members of the crew to wait upon him and Mr. Gifford was called and consulted. He told him he had a medicine in the for of Chamberlain’s Colic, Cholera and Diarrhea Remedy that he thought would help him out and accordingly several doses were administered with the result that the fellow was able to be around next day. The incident speaks quite highly of Mr. Grifford’s medicines — Elkader, Iowa, Argus.

This remedy never fails. Keep it in your home, it may save a life. For sale by all dealers.


I hereby certify the following to be a correct list of the grand jurors drawn to serve for the next six months and until discharged, beginning Monday September the 19th, 1904, at ten o’clock a.m.

1W. J. Turnage1
2W. C. Nyegard1
3O. G. Burford2
4Matthew A. Scarborough2
5W. A. Kirkpatrick, Jr.3
6J. D. Crow3
7S. A. Graves4
8N. B. Pace4
9R. E. Gully5
10V. M. Harrell5
11Jno. F. Ramsey6
12E. G. Carroll6
13N. C. Ward7
14J. M. Gore7
15T. B. Pilgreen8
16F. W. Mabry8
17Geo. Terrall, Sr.9
18A. B. Ford9
19J. S. Henry10
20J. Golden10

I further certify the following to be the names of the Petit Jurors drawn to serve for the term of court beginning Monday October 17th, 1904, at 10 o’clock a. m.

1J. D. Baughman1
2John Hill3
3Sid Rockett7
4W. E. Kitchen8
5T. B. Duke4
6Wm. Booth1
7J. M. Dean5
8D. Y. Rogers2
9J. A. Green4
10Charner Colvin8
11W. M. McKinnie4
12A. A. Gully1
13W. N. Feasel10
14T. N. Baily8
15J. J. Booth3
16Will Usrey5
17A. E. Joiner9
18Geo. Goss7
19E. T. Powell4
20T. F. Pardue9
21Thad Grace7
22Oscar Baughman 1
23J. C. Cole 8
24Jesse M. Pearson1
25R.L. Leggett9
26A. W. Carmichael8
27J. M. Moncrief8
28Jas. Thurman Jr.7
29S. R. Templeton7
30J. J. Slade5

Witness my hand and seal of office on this the 15th day of August, 1904. E. L. Ramsey, Dy. Clerk of Court.

THE GAZETTE, one dollar a year in advance.

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