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OOLtTMBIA, ADAIR OOUNTY, KENTUCKY, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 3, 1900.
POf t t)Ff ICE D1KECTQ]
J.llt well. Postmaster.
Office! ur», weelnl»ya,7:00«. m. tofcSOp.
C- URT DIRECTORY.
s Attorncy-N. H. W
Ci URCH DIRECTORY.
Ml TOM SIRKIT.-RCT. t. p. Walton,
itor. Bcrvioea aecoDd and fourth Sunday*
eacL uonJi. BnnJay-6Clioolat»a. m. otot
bbat Prayer meetiaf every Wednr-'"
CoLCMr ' ^ Lodge, No. 96, F. and A. M.-Bego-
lar K(- u.g in their hall, over bank, on Fri-
.,„ m Mb« th,- foil moon In ..eh
Co hot Hotel.
JOh i N. CONOVER, Proprietor.
w olt nbia, - Kentucky.
Ill Hotel is one of the best In this
| , : jf the state. It is a large
cw i 'it k containing twenty-eight
ooms ill ciegantly furnished. Good
oampl rooms, and the table is sup-
pled ' Hi the best provisions the coun-
try afl ids. Rates very reasonable.
ft acock Hotel.
BL RKSVILLE STREET,
JUMU5 HANCOCK, Prop.
t& The above Hotel has been re-
tted, repainted, and is now ready for
the t imfortable accommodation of
guest- . Table supplied with the best
the m • rket affords. Kates reasonable.
■Seed ample room. Feed stable at-
R ST AURANf
Thi- stand is located near the de-
pot, a' d meals are furnished at all
hours at 25 cents per meal. The best
eatables the country affords. Ele-
gant ' itting rooms for ladies.
COMMERCIAL • - HOTEL.
HOLT & VAU6HAN, Proprietors.
v, the bu,ioe»a honnea. Plrat-
whed to the hotel Twm.,»ery
del, aketch. or photo.
B03K ON PaTEMTSree'be'ro^L'
C, A. SNOW & CO.
Pat nt Lawyers. WASHINGTON. D.C.
BY J. E, IVtURBELL
[The following story Is founded upon
an incident that happened In Adair
county many yean ago. ''Aunt" Lis-
»Ie" Sharpe 1b a real character. The
statement that a young woman was
left at her house and subsequently be-
coming a mother is true, as Is also the
statement that the woman mysterious-
ly disappeared from "Aunt" Lizzie's
e, leaTing her child. The boy grew
to the age of 13 years before he left the
county. Capt. ~5. G- Butler, of this
city, and other citizens of the county
remember distinctly of seeing him
upon several occasions. If the story
should prove of interest to the readers
of the News I will be amply paid for
writing it.— The Author.]
In the year 1842, in Adair county.
Ky., there resided in an unfrequented
portion of It an old lady who was fa-
miliarly known as "Aunt" Lizzie
Sharpe. She was the midwife for all
the married ladies living within five
miles of her humble home, and perhaps
I death she had been present at
births than any other v
kind old lady, a strict member of the
Baptist church, and in all her under-
takings she called upon her God to aid
her In carrying them to a successful
(nation. She lived alone, about
seven miles from Columbia, her home
being a double log house. It was fur
ulshsd with old time furniture, and
" he had a number of comfortable
feather beds, two cows, one horse, a
few hogs, and a well supplied poultry
One Thursday evening in the month
of May. 1842, just as the sun was set-
a gentleman, elegantly dressed,
driving a spirited span of horses, ac-
companied by a young woman, stop-
it "Aunt" Lizzies' gate. The
gentleman alighted walked to the
door and knocked. It was soon an-
swered by the old lady who appeared In
a nice home woven dress and wearing
"Is this where "Aunt" Lizzie Sharp
resides?" said the gentleman.
Yes, sir; I am that lady; will you
accepting the invitation the gentle-
man entered the building, and after a
short consultation with the old lady,
he returned to the buggy, said a few
words to the young lady, who stepped
from the vehicle and accompanied the
the fgentleman into the house. The
team being cared for, tea was soon
ready and the two weary travelers sat
of my boa
She is educated, refined and exceeding-
ly agreeable, but the has never
mated her name, although I have done
my beat to
weary her with my curtoalty.
convenience I will call her Cora, a very
pretty name to which she surely will
object. " So from that time on the
young lady went by the name of Cora
In "Aunt" LlEzJe'i house. Cora soon
became acquainted with several per-
Lizzie became perfectly devoted to her,
and Cora took great delight In asslst-
ig about the house duties.
About four months after the depart-
ure of the gentleman from "Aunt"
Lizzie's house Cora was taken sick and
It was a
was going about the dwelling. Two
months after the child was born, when
everything see rued to be getting along
smoothly, Cora was called one morn-
n to a
Carpenters are moving along rapidly
with Judge Hancock's addition to his
hotel If the weather continues fa-
vora'. le they will get the work closed
In during the next ten days.
splendidly cooked and was very muoh
enjoyed after a long day's journey.
Supper over and the dishes cleared
away the trio conversed for two
the gentleman never giving his
young lady's name. "Aunt" Lizzie
suspected that they were on a very Im-
portant misson, still she did not under-
take to draw them out, believing that
that their object in paying her a visit
would soon be made known.'
Finally the gentleman asked "Aunt"
Lizzie to show the young woman to bet
She was carried to an adjacent apart-
en a nice berth, "Aunt" Liz-
zie returning to the room In which the
□ was sitting. Upon re-en-
entering the room the gentleman
gave "Aunt" Lizzie to understand
the object of his mission. The
lady belonged to a wealthy family In
in the Blue Grass section of the State:
she had been betrayed, and was soon
to become a mother. In ord(
her shame and save the family to which
she belonged from disgrace, he desired
to board her until after the critical
hour of her life, promising to pay a lib-
eral sum for her comfortable care. The
The agreement was made, and the gen-
tleman retired, occupying a dlfteren
room from the one in which the young
lady was sleeping.
The next morning after a very early
breakfast the gentleman had a few
words with the tyoung lady, handed
• Aunt" Lizzie a large roll of bills,
booked up his team and left in the di-
rection he came. Before starting, how-
ever, he cautioned "Aunt" Lizzie to
see that the young lady did not want
for anything, saying that money would
be regularly furnished to meet all de-
it into her room. In the
bed the babe was quietly sleeping, but
Its mother had departed.
'Aunt" Lizzie, distressed almost out
of her mind, set out to find her, visit-
ing all the neighbors, but not a word
her wherabouts did she receive.
For days and weeks the disappearance
of Core was the talk of the country
: supposed that she bad
gone to the river and drowned herself
others held to different opinions. Up
to this time the boy baby had not
named, and "Aunt" Llxxle be-
lieving that she would have It to rear,
christened the child Walter, his sur-
■ his godmother, Sharp.
From the day of Walter's birth "Aunt"
Lizzie experienced but little trouble
with him. Be seldom cried and for
hours he wonld lie quietly In his little
le bottle. "Aunt" Liz-
zie's heart was set on seeing him grow
believing that 'here was
a mystery in connection with bis birth
that would ultimately be explained,
and that, Walter would some
a great man. No mother
could have given a child more atten-
tion than this waif received from the
hands of "Aunt" Lizsle.
One night In February, 1843, "Aui t"
Lizzie was sitting by her comfortaole
fire, knitting, the babe lying its crib
beside her. She was thinking of Cora,
and wondering where she could be,
when suddenly there was a knock at
went forward. Upon opening the door
beheld a man about thirty years of
age and in bis hand was a white piece
of paper. Speaking gently, he said:
'Is the home of "Aunt" Lizzie Sharp,
and are yon that lady?" Becelving an
Lizzie the piece of paper, and without
another word took his departure. He-
turning to the Are "Aunt" Lizzie
opened the note and it read:
"Take care of the little one; heaven
will reward you. "Cora-
There was bat little sleep that night
mysterious stranger and the note
which he bore. "But time wil
matters right," said "Aunt" Lisxle.
all I can do is to patiently wait
The reader now has an idea of the
character of my story, hence I wil! go
back In the following chapter and take
up Individuals who are to play import-
ant parts In my iterative.
[TO est oojttinumd.]
and Iron Is a
tonic, a blood purifier and a blood ma-
ker. It does not stop with merely
caring certain diseases, like strofulo
Let those who decry the power
of banks for evil look to Wall
street. Within the post month
the Standard Oil Company, con-
trolling the City National Bank,
the United Trust Company and
Farmers' Loan and Trust Compa-
ny, and aided and abeted by other
banking interests to the extent
almost $2,000,000,000, has depi
ciated property values to the c
tent of $2,000,000 and has cans
failures aggregating m mu
It has brought the country to
the verge of a disastrous panic and
has caused a tremendous failing
off in trade.
In this gigantic and almost in-
conoeivablo assault upon the coun-
try's prosperity the Standard Oil
Trust has been openly aided by
the Republican Administration at
Washington, which has placed it-
self squarely behind the BtAIidard
Oil Company and the stock mark-
In doing this it has enabled the
Oil Trust to bring disaster upon
country and to wreak tinan-
cial murder upon two men who
had incurred its enmity,
Anthony N. Brady had refused
to Bell the New Amsterdam Gas
Company to Rockefeller and thus
enable the money Czar t n form a
gas trust in thi« city. A. S. Big-
elow, of Boston, had refused to
sell the Boston and Montana Min-
ing Company to Rockefeller, that
the Oil Trust might control cop-
With the allied force of $2,000,-
000,000 behind him, Rockefeller
began the work o f d e 1 i b-
erately bringing on u panic,
that he might feel the glory of re-
venge and the satisfaction of say-
ing to Brady and Bigelow, "Give
ie your property at my price."
The Oil Trust began to tighten
the money market, through the
City National Bank. In ordinary
times the market would have swag-
ged gradually, and investors would
have had time to recover.
It was therefore necessary to
give the market a linn tone, while
the undermining process was Cun-
tined. Mr. J. Pierpont Morgan
visited Washington. The Treas-
ury Department fell readily into
Secretary Gage offered to buy
$25,000,000 of Government bonds,
of the five per cents of 11)0-1 and
the four per cents of 1907.
This offer Berved the purpose.
It restored public confidence and
enabled the Standard Oil Compa-
ny to continue its work. When
the bonds were not readily offered
-being in possession of the trust
-money again soared skyward.
When interest reached ISO per
oent. and prices tumbled, and six
ib failed and Brady and Bige-
low were swallowed, Rockefeller
and Morgan generously camo to
the front and '-rescured the coun-
try from a disastrous panic." No-
ble philanthropists !
Here are set forth the tactics of
the trusts which the Republican
party believes in, and which tike
Republican Administration aids
To cap the whole climax of col-
lusion, the Government now des-
ignates Rockefeller's City Nation-
al Bank as the institution to re-
ceive and disburse Federal money.
If the Government is going iuto
the banking business it would be
better either to establish its own
banks or to make arrangements
In Ohio Governor Roosevelt,
speaking for the Republican party,
"Corporations — for what we
commonly call trusts are merely
big corporations — render great
Effects of the Qold Standard BUI.
The effect of this measure is to
produce contraction is too evident
to be denied by its friends and ad-
vocates. In the first place, it ab-
solutely suspends the coinage of
another legul-teuder Bilver d "
and confines silver coinage to that
of subsidiary coin, which is only
leghl tender to the limited amount
of $ tU, and thus further deprecia-
tes the mint value of all silver
bullion. It authorizes the Secre-
tary of the Treasury practically
to redeem even the silver dollars
if he deems it necessary so that
silver is virtually taken out of cir-
culation as primary money and is
degraded to mere token meney for
change, like the nickel and the
penny, and can henceforth havt-
but little effect on the prices of
commodities. Every thing is bas-
ed on gold and 'gold alone aB a
standard of value, and all other
forms of money are virtually re-
deemable in gold, and the prices
of all commodities are measured
in gold. Not only so, but all ob-
ligations, both public and private,
payable henceforth in gold. In
fact, when eventually the purpose
of this bill are attained, all the
Treasury, notes, United States
(greenbacks,) and silver certifi-
cates and silver dollars will go out
of circulation and there will be no
other full legal-tender money for
the payment of public and private
contracts except gold. Can the
purpose and tendency of this meas-
ure be anything else but to count-
eract the increasing influx in the
world's production of gold and to
cheek and contract its volume ?
Not only is this the purpose, but
it is evidently the further purpose
of the contractioniats to reduce
the volume of full legal-tender sil-
ver money and thus to contract
the general volume of full legal-
tender money. Such a course is
bound to reBult in an undue eon-
traction of the circulating medi-
um and enhance the price of mon-
ey on one side and decrease the
price of commodities, except such
as are protected by a trust, com-
bination, or monopoly on the oth-
er side. When population in-
creases and commerce should ex-
pand on one side, the volume of
primary money contracts on the
other, and the inevitable rosult
must be falling prices of wages
and all commodities not in a trust
hausiug in value of the
dollar; in one word,
dear money and hard times.— E.
Right now is a good time for
many of our farmer friends
make some money in a way that
they have overlooked in the past.
Our plan is built on the idea that
money saved is money made, and
the whole thought is Bummed up
one sentence — take care of your
farming implements. We could
ir understand why a man will
pay hundreds of dollars for im-
proved machinery with which to
facilitate and lighten the arduous
labors of the farm, and after hav-
ing used it through the busy sea-
son allow it to lie out in the field
exposed to every inclemency of
of industry.— Nev York
"It is strange/'sald AuntLllzie, one
builds up the whole system. All who
Iron than to six of any other kind.
Sold by W. M.Bell,Joppa,Ry,
There is no more severe or stubborn
pain than neuralgia. A remedy that
will cure It will cure any -lain, Is
S. Stivers, dentist, Louisville, Ky„
says: "My wife suffered over two years
^rom very severe neuralgia, which sev-
eral physicians 'ailed torellete. 1 then
got Morley's Wcnderful Eight, which
relieved her in five minutes and soon
effected a permanent cure. Free trial
bottles at W. M. Bell's, Joppa, Ky. i
The Tweotleth Centuiy.
The New York Sun has received
so many evidences of confused
minds regarding the beginning of
the twentieth century that it will
present a proof that the twentieth
century begins after the year 1900
is ended, in the shape of a little
Question— What is a year ?
Answer— Three hundred and six-
What i« a century ?
One hundred yoars.
When did the year No. 1 end ?
December 81 of the year 1.
When did the year No. 2 begin ?
January 1 of the year 2.
When did the year 99 end ?
December 81, A. D. 99.
Did that complete a century ?
When waB the century complet-
ose of the year follow-
t the close of the year
When did' the second century
January 1 of the year 1 of the
Second century, that is January
1, A. D. 101.
When did the Nineteenth centu-
ry end ?
At the close of the nineteenth
hundredth year, or at the close of
When does the Twentieth cen-
tury begin ?
It begins oh day No. 1 of year
No. 1 of the twentieth hundred
years— that is, on January 1 A.
Many arrests, have been made
Taylor county of parties, charged
with Violating the Internal Reve-
nue laws, and taken to. Covington
for trial. Several -«r theml»avc
i been convicted and are now pay-
ing the penalty in the jail in that
city. How long it will take these
venders of cheap whisky to learn
that Uncle Sam is a bad man to
fool with is a question we can not
answer. The Government is deter-
mined to put a stop to the selling
whisky without a license, and any
person who violates the law places
himself in a very dangerous posi
tion. We advise the venders of
whisky to let the business alone
it is very risky and any party wr-
selb it will be caught up with by
and by.— Times-Journal.
It was populism run rampant
and anarchy when the producers
of wealth in 1896 demanded more
money, but now after it has been
increased $300,000,000 and Wall
street callB out every week for
money the Government hasteus to
the rescue of these stock gambles
who simply bet on the market go-
ing up or down without producing
a dollar of the wealth of the coun-
Wall street runs the Repub-
l party, is run in the interest
of the Wall street gamblers.
California celebrated Christmas
with an earthquake, and a great
many persons all over the rest of
the county are to-day experiencing
,t unsettled and shook-up
feeling."— Louisville Times.
5\ic. $ o«Lr «
523W. Market St. LOUISVILLE, KY.
NIC. BOSLER, flgr.
Too many people are troubled with
palpitation of the tonge.
e man who strikes you for a !oan
ly makes a short story long,
e man who says there is no devil
is usually a living refutation of his
ne men may live up to their prli
ciples, hut they can lay no claim l
The only enjoyment one gets out of
a disagreeable job is the good feeling
you have after it is done.
When a mean trait in a person can-
not be explained in any other way peo-
ple are usually charitable and call It
An exchange has discovered that the
snpply of truth is getting so very small
that it is now used mostly for veneer-
Victory for Oen. Bell.
Manilla, Dec. 26.-1:10 p. in. Gen. J,
Franklin Bell, with the Thirty-sixth
infantry, encountered 150 Filipinos
Thursday, near Alamlnos, province of
Zampales, and killed, wounded or cap-
tured twenty-eight of them, Our troops
also obtained possession of a number of
rifles and a quantity of ammunition-
One American was wounded.
A detachment of the Thirty-Fourth
infantry encountered a band of the en-
emy Saturday at Arltao, province of
New Vizcaya, and routed them, killing
two and wounding or capturing thir-
The Americans alsojseizeda
The Twenty-first regiment attacked
a Filipino outpost Sunday near Calam-
ba, scattering them and killing five of
The Thirty-second regiment,
day, had a brush with the eo*my from
the mountains northwest of Dinalupl-
jan. One American was wouodsd.
Our troops captured 125 head of cattle
and brought to Graokl, Bataan prov-
ince. In the island of Panay, Capt.
BrowneU's company of the Twenty-
sixth infantry fought the enemy near
Saiai. The rebels lost heavily and the
Amerieans captured a number of rifles.
The rebels who fled from Panay to
Romblen Island are surrendering to
the American garrison from Panay.
The public funeral of Major General
Lawton will oecur December 30. The
remains W.H1 be embarked on the trans-
M. H. MARCU^T\
Our line of Hats, Gloves and
Umbrellas now ready for Spring
1890. Don't fall to see it. Our
Straw and Crash line surpasses
anything on the road. We guar-
an tee to please
STYLE AND PRIGES GORRtGT.
* TO *
^ FRANK JACK MAN,
^ COLUMBIA. - - KY.
Guaranttts Satisf action' In ' nil Wort. |
^ OLD GOLD AND SILVER ^
Bought At Market Prices. 3(6.
^ «rs«wing Machine Mater- v/
^ UU Always On Hand . ji
•f Blacksmiths f
We are prepared to do all kinds of
wori in our line, and if you need re-
pairing done on your Wagons, Buggies,
or Farm Implements remember us.
We keep for sale wagon and buggy
tires, rims, spokes and all kinds of
bolte. Our prices are right and satis-
faction guaranteed. Give us a call.
W. M. WILMORE, Prop.
Gradyville, - Kentucky.
THERE Is no better place to stop
than at the aboved named hotel.
Good sample rooms, and a first-class
table Rates very reasonable. Feed
Will practice in Adair and adjoinimg
counties. Collections a specialty.
WOfflce up stairs over Paull's drug
L WORK NEATLY DOMlt. SrBCLaJ
ATTENTION GIVEN TO PREVENT-
ING IRREGULAR TEETH AND TO
THB SAVING OF THE NATURAL 1IRI
OFFICE, TUTT BUILDING.
It Is the best on the mtrket. and (1
sold by W. R, Lyon, the groceryman,
and is handled in Columbia by Reed
& Miller, Frank Sinclair, Willis Bros.
Russell & Murrell and W. L. Walker.
NEAT8 + SARSAPAR1LU
The Best Made.
It Purities The Blood And
The SustemAaalnst Disease
t- FOR SALE BY
T.E.PAULL, Columbia, Ky.
DR. M. 0. SALLEE,
4» DENTIST «J»
OFrlCE Over Hushes, Coffey
MIT! MR J
Adair Bounty News So.
:\CI SCRIPT ..VE'TM
O .RYRAB •
BTJtlCTLY IN ADVANCE.
ould be i.ria in
Thursday lo mew tin Wgww aU
tives «f the i.oar.i oftbc Louisville
Conference for the purpose of
showing mp the many advantages
that this «ecii ft- M U* the lo-
With simple I
of - lie lirttt'oship M -i
t-ned in Arlington c«me
Wellington. luMt Thursday.
A monument will likely be erect-
ed to the memory of Hon. Evan
Settln. The plan is for the 1S,-
i Baairtl M thf Ashland
trict !•• su'mcriNi 50 oouts eaei;
FARMER'S HOME HOTEL,
JOHN BUSNS, Mgr-
I. H. HARKIN.
■J -, !:
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WiDNEbDAY, JAN. 3.
As the sunshine and shadows of
1899 have been consigned to the| aet
and New Year of 1900 iutroduu^d,
t e naJNewa Ukm great pwMue
in extend agto Hi many "■*•«■
the com j I neoti i f thaaaaaOB. »wf
the many blessings bestowed apoa
thiB section during the year jit*
closed, we ferd (Mofcwodly thauk-
fal. In Columbia we have been
bleseed with good he.ilth, while
other Bectious have been victims
of contageouB ilianaisi and etkef
misfortunes. Industrious appli-
cation in every liue of busincs.-.
has bronght satisfactory results
and the people of this town ought
to enter upon this par. lbs clos-
ing of the 19th century, with re-
newed energy and determination
to better their condition individu-
ally and eoilectively. to far as
we are able to learn peace and har-
mony reigns supremely in this
city, and the air castles bo recent-
ly erected by the enterprising
spirit that now pervades the peo-
ple of this favored clime, are iu-
deed lofty and inviting. In all
the above blessings the News has
been a participant, In list castle
building it has
and lives to-day l
n-g Jg»* fairly «-H attended and
quite a number our representa-
tive citizens were heard in present-
ing the advantages of this town,
but no definite pities were made
— and the committee left that af-
ternoon for EllZHl etlltowo ■ here
they would make a decision in re-
gard to the location of the school.
Rev. Alexander, of the Yanderbilt
rsity; Rev. Browder, and
Mr. Williams, of Burksville, were
th - repseseutatives of the board
Mr. Browder explained the objad
of their mission and purpose 01
the Conference in placing a school
in this section of the country.
Dr, Alexander gave a highly in-
teresting talk on Christian Educa-
tion 1 the importance of the school
they propose to establish, and
pressed his views with great force
on the minds of his hearers. The
indications are that Columbia is
in the ring when all the advant-
ages are considered. We have not
heard the decision of the board,
but feei certain that a proposition
from the gentlemen comprising it
will, in the near future, be tender.
i d to the people of this town, aod
J then wiil be the time for us
j cut our purse strings and
the school. The establishment o»
I the school in this town would be
1 great lilonjir| and advai tage to
I the moral and injellecti-al ad-
I vancement of this town and tNfffe
I try, and beyond a doubt would be
I the most advanced step ii
that has ever been taken. fh*
location of the school hern w uld
increse M — imuW i UiPWbW mat pop-
ulation. axp*nd -ur borders nud
in I«m thai i*a y.-» in aud »r«»m
; ." . fx) pa mt. to Mm \»)i.e -1
mi «ts t i «
the w:h • 1. i p«SMt op-
[wKwiisj Coinmbia .. - id
to pull »"T--lf from the old order
of things and gain prvstige over
any and al! towlM iu rli.s pjr of
Mr, P. W. Hardi j ha* g ii
Frankfort, thinking the light
ill strike him. He is forth-
time Democracy and want'
Repnblicau support for L"l
Chester that K'-pir.!;cai.B atleuipi-
ed to buy off a mountain Demo-
cratic contestant for a seat in the
Legislature. One thousand «W|.
lars was offered and afterward
raised to $4,500.
When you take
tiou the election of a United
States Senator, the contests for
Governor and Lieut. Governor,
other business to c»me before the
present legislature will be light.
Hon. A. J). fcnlpe, jfro edited
The Ixwisvillo Dispatch while ttiaf,
■ was Democratic has return-
ed to Jackson, Tetin,, say. the
Hopkinsville Kentuekinn, and is
a candidate for Congress from
the hope th
IM that w
ivlor concluded that the
e'sted in fit i.j ».i Iggfof
uors to Jndge I'ryor and Mr.
Ellis. Therefore, he named ae
mOKihers of the Election Commis-
sion a. m. j, Mmn nv) ))' H
Mackoy. The question of the le
gi.lity of Mr. Taylor's appoint-
ments will go to the courts.
Grover, of B. BayTai'd fits ouii^
deals killed ^the old Bourbon De-
|Msn ftnd a new Democracy of
the people aro»e |n liefouEr) of the
people rights, Gage and his
gifts have killed the Bourbon Re:
publican party, but the new Dew
oerstie party with Bryan as leader
mM gtlmi thr love nad 1 dinira
tion Of ail.
On Friday, the l"2d ult.,
Campbellsville and Greeusbnrg
train was wrecked near Calvary.
The tram was en route for Leba-
non when suddenly four of the
freight cars jumped the track and
turned over as they went down an
incline. The passenger coach also
left the track but not upset. The
engine and tender remained on the
track. The mail agent, Mr. Pen-
ick, was slightly hurt. The ex-
press car was loaded with chick-
ens. Many were killed. The
passengers were considerably shak-
en up but 110 one seriously hurt.
The mail did not reach Columbia
that night, to the disappointment
.of the commuuity.
Si 3. Shackelford, clerk of the
court of appeals, announces that
be will not recognize the appoint-
ees to the election board made by
Mr. Taylor. It is the clerk's du-
ty, under the election law, to ad-
minister the oath of office to mem-
bers of the board, but Mr. Shack-
elford rightfully concludes that
Mr. Taylor's appointments were
not legally made.
The Kentucky Legislature is
now in session. It is giveu out
that that the Repnblicau mem-
bers will not call a caucus for the
nomination of officers for the two
houoes. Fusion with the Brown
Democrats is impossible, and they
art hoping that enough Democrats
will bolt from the Democratic
caucus to give them strength xm
The American Protect iv
League has OjOIM many ftbous]
things, but all its ffort? - t
line have been ecli. - I .i.c.i-
lar letter it has sent t ■ Dm P at*
ers for the purpose 1 if Irving to
get them to say that ohoreh ool-
lections are increased by a prut- -ol-
ive tariff. The ministers of Wash-
ington are inclined to rewni tbil
attempt to use them foi em]
exalider MacUy c-mith, who n ic-
ed the opinio,, .,1 most 01 tl :n,
said: ' The weather cuts in re
figure in church o
any tariff measure that could be
framed. I have noticed that c
iecticfbs frequently fall off as mu
ae half on a rainy Sunday. T
attendance at the churoh is the
greatest thing to be cou: ujered.
If the gentlemen who are .-ending
out the circulars can prove that
more people go to church under
a protective tariff than
tariff for revenue, I will I
ed to think that there is 1
in their contention. 1
The questiou of the contest for
Governor and Lieutenant Gi
nor was not brougqt before the
Democratic House and Senate
^a"C!ises at Frankfort Monday
night. The i-« in.bers of the
Houses met in separate caucus**
with no business except the b
nation of caiidf4.aJ e8 f or tne offices
to i,c filled by the Hot^e and/Sen:
Mr. Morton K. Yonts, of Green-
ville, was elected last Thursday
night by the State Board of Elec-
Capt. W. T. Ellis as a member of
that board. The board then
sidered the course to be pursued
by it as a Board of Contest, aud
among other things decided, as a
time-saviug measure, to apply the
evidence in one case to all other
contests, as the grounds are the
same. The board also decided
that if the Republican contestees
wish to offer affimative evidence
or prefer oounter charges of Dem-
osratio fraud, the charges must be
specified in writing not Jater than
the 10th of this month. Mr.
Youts, who succeeds Mr. Ellis, ie
a prominent .youug lawyer, and '
of the leading Democrats in
section. He is highly educat-
ed, stands at the top of the social
ladder and is a young man of ex-
Ex-Senator Blackburn has open-
ed headquarters at the Capital
Hotel, Frankfort, and there is not
a doubt but he will receive the
us nomination for United
The British Government now re-
alizes that its war with the Boers
is ot great magnitude. The Brit-
MB *M now willing to accept as-
lit tanas from any quarter. The
Imperial Ypomaury Committee
nas issued a statement to the ef-
fect that the Government consid-
er* the formation and dispatch of
yeomanry as one of the most press-
ing needs of the situation, and has
intimated that it is now prepared
to acoept from 8,000 to 10,000 yeo-
manry, instead of 8,000 as origi.
ually asked. It is expected that
the first contingent of 1,000 will
sail about the middle of this
A Keen Clear Brain
Your best fecllugs, your social posi
aod liver. Dr. King's New Life Pills
give increased strength, a keen, clear
brain, high ambition. A 25 cent box
will make you feel like a new being,
Sold by T. E. Paull, druggist.
As there has been no letter from this
place for some time, I will endeavor to
Inform you of a few Christmas happen-
ings of (W neigijoorbpo^ :
Miss Pearl Neat, accompanied by
Miss Martin, of Neatsburg, are visiting
Miss Ida Reynolds, of Dlaappontment.
Miss Besste Wagoner, of Ibis place is
spending the holidays with Miss Mary
Holladay, of Zioa.
Messrs. Cbajtejiid John Kerr, of
aas wi* Mr.
im airs. a. s. r uihs. .
Ob Christmas night, Mr. and Mrs.
T. L. Scat gave the yowag people of
left fully convinced of the fact that
Mr. aa« Mrs. Neat know bow to enter-
To Cure A Cold In On- Day
Take Laxative Bromo Qui nine Tablets
All druggists refunded the money If it
falls to curt. E. W. Gwre * WiWiator*
m every box. *c
W 400-422 E Market
M- St p. High
T. A. BAKER,
REMEMBER.— That the second term beg
1 find it greatly to your advantage to ente
lining five months in order to secure the
REMEMBER-That Teachers are prep*
REMEMBER.— That boys and girls are p
o bitter place
be fou.,d than at the
above named hotel
It is new, elegantly
furnished, and the ta-
ble at all times
plied with the best
the market afford:
Feed Stable in
J. . PATTERSON
Christmas has come and gone.
While it has been a very cold one,
it has also been the «iost quiet one
for several years.
F. P. Strange has removed to
town of Glenville. J. L. Ros-
eubauin has removed Jo tiie p]aoe
vacated by Mr. Strange. Tandy
Thomas will remove to the proper-
ty known as the Davis place. Geo,
Garnet yjJJ occupy the place Mr.
Thomas leaves, 'Geo Hunt** re«
moves to Marion county. Jas. 0,
Bennett removes to Tom Bennett's
place, on Swell's creek. Elisha
Bennett will occupy John McClis:
Eluin Spoon, son of Jas. Spoon,
and Miss Ina Lewis, .14 years old,
took a pleasure trip to Tennessee
Christinas aud returned man and
Harlan Cape and Julia Petty,
daughter of Wood Petty, were mr.r-
ried on the 28th ult.
On the 22d ult., an infant sor.
of F. P. and Aim Strauge. died
He was 7 month* old.
Mr. J. 0- McClister, who hat
laeen pick quite a while, has been
at the store a few times, and will
soon bo himself again.
John Cummings and family are
visiting the family of Capt. J. S.
State ok Ohio, City of Touido, )
am; J. OifcNKK makes oath that i
SfPior partner of the |m of ft J, j
Ciibmky'* Co., doing business in the
City of Toledo, County and State
aforesaid, and that said firm will pay
the sum of ONE HUNDRED DOL-
LARS tuf eacpand every csjka 01 C,-
TAKKii that cannot be cured by the
use of Hall's Cataurh Cukk.
FltAttK J. CnENEV.
Sworn to before me and subscribed
in my presence, this 6th day of Deceni-
A, D. :? ??.
Children love 10 take llcrl?y's LilU.
Liver Pills for Bilious Itopt*,, hecau*
the? are Small, look and taste like
candy and do not gripe nor sicken thorn.
Bugar-coated, Sfi • Dose. Sold by
W. M. Bell, Joppa, Ky.
MiS£ Ilettie Moore, McKiuney, is
visiting Miss Mullic Yaughan.
Pr, S. Q. Cain apd wife, Pendleton-
ville, Tejcas is visiting here.
Mr. Brud White was kicked by a
horse a few days ago, breaking his leg
MI»LpU»Ib Taylor has
Somerset, wbera she is attending
school, after spending her vacation at
Mr. F. E. Nelson has moved to Nan-
Darnell & Hale sold their house and
lot, near the school building, to C. S.
Isbell for *350.
Mr. James Snow has moved to Mrs.
Wells' house, lately vacated by J. L.
Jno. Tucker has moved from Bowe-
na here and will run a blacksmith
shop on Mill street.
Mr. Allen Darnell let a gun go off
doors in P. Wilaon & Son's store.
Yaughan Bros, store was robbed a
few nights since, John Robinson, who
is now in Jail at Liberty charged with
horse stealing, confessed to having
robbed it. He gained entrance by re-
moving a window pane.
A law and order league has been or-
ganised here for the purpose of potting
down the liquor trafic. gambling etc.,
and Is ebmfcbsed of our best citizens,
and we are beginning to see the good
it Is doing.
Oo Dec. 25, at the residence of Mrs.
Mary Hbldor, this city, Mr. Marque;
Bernard, Wesley, Ky., was married V
Mies Ida Kelai. The rites were soi
To Com La Orlppe tn Two Daye-
Tefce Laxative Bromo Quinine Tab-
let*. All druggist refund the money if
It falls to cure. E, W. Grove's slgna-
tore ooe'try hat. 25efcols.
(fit of the term.
-That in this school you e
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken |nti ra-
ally, and acts directly on the blood and
menus surfaces of the system. S.-nd
■ testimonials, free.
F. J. CHENEY a. (X)., Toledo O.
Soid'by DiUifgist* J&C
Hali's Family Pill* are the best.
Bismai-ck's lion Nerve.
Was the result of hissplendid health.
Indomitable will and
Liver, Kidneys and Bowels are out of
order. If you want these qualities and
the BMOaai they brinsr, use Dr. Fi hk's
New Life Pills. Tney develop every
power of brain aud body. Only 25c at
T. E, PatiU's druj; sLore.
Arc grand, but skin eruption:
life of Joy. Buckleu's Arnica (
cures them, also Old running and Fe-
ver Sores, Ulcers. Boiis, Felons, Corns,
Wam, Cuts, Erui'-es. Burns, Scalds,
Capped Hands,' Chilblain*.- Best file
cure on earth, Drives out Pains and
Aches. Only 26 cents a box. Pure
guaranteed. ' Sold by T. E. Paull,
Paid Dear For liis Leg.
B. D. Blanton, of Thatkerville, Tex,
1 two years paid
011 bis leg.
they wanted t
:ured it with one box of Buckleu's Ar-
nica Salve. Guaranteed cure for Pies.
a box. Sold by T. E. Paull,
"\a two phynciiM proooooctd toy
cue hopeless, and said I had heart 4m-
exit in its wrest fonw that it was life-
less to doctor, nothing would curt me.
In March, "97, 1 took Dr. Sties' Heart
Cure and have not had a symptom of
thi OammuaUf If saved my Hie."
Or. Miles Medical Cotnpany, Elkhart, 1*4.
REMEMBER —That rates for tuition an I
Primary Departmkxt, |I.S0 p.-r month.
Intermediate, *2.C"0 per month.
AnvAScen. |2.50 per mo:ith.
^o ! ,MA f ,$a.fJQp^ m ontl,.
Wigh School |irp Oou.emate, fM 60 pes m .
Mysir, very rcasonaole,
BQdBDy ff-00 per woek, or *L 50 from Monday col
For further information address
T. A. BAKER, Principal,
| PONT FORGET;
1?hatl can furnish you asj
ffood a Saddle u was
evrr put on a hoi-s s'
back for as little money
as any man this side of
tiouisvillo. I koep a full
Harness, Bridles, CoUsiits,
and everything usualiy
found in a first -class
stock of JFarm InYple-
ment-rSaddlery st »re,
I Ha^e a pecu Buggies and
for sale. 1 can sell you
a form wagpn that will
suit In every particular
at bed-roek prices. Field
Seeda specialty. Call on
me when in town.
The Bottom Has Dropped Out
on Shoe Prices at
J have got to make room for my »prin^ Una • i
Shoes and iu order to do this I am Belling the
best shoes on the market in
Men's Dress Shoes, Boots, Heavy Sh es,
Ladies, Misses and Chilureii's Winter
goods are going at a sacrifice price and thn
last only 80 days. Come and gits
they last. These goods v.ill be sold f«.r caah ■ . ! -
I carry a full aud complete line of Hosiery, !
derwear, Notions, Glass and Qneeu3»ar», !•'.•:. v
lamps, Picture Frames, aud T. ilei 1 ■ i J 1
have contracted with Santa Claits for I lielij
line of Christmas c»d8 in Colum' iu. l-'.ne Cm-
dies and Fruits and Smokers goods wii: ■•? at e.i-
pecial feature during the Holidays, U.
jMcw Store at-^^ -
The undersigned have just ppened up »Pry PpftjJa
Store at the above cained place. \\\- bapdl Qtg
QqHp, Jfpftqns, Bppots and Shpr-s. Clothing. QrpejBf-
ios, Hardware, Paddlerj' and Harness, Wc muk-
a specialty of Clothing. We invito your 1 1 nde.
J. D- ynUGHAN & BRO,
Sir. Tom Diiioo was in town Sun-
Mr. J. H. Judd spent last week at
8.0 Atkins returned from Loqls-
'. ') Saturday night.
Mr. M.O. Willis is on a business trip
t . Frankfort.
Dr. W. B.
| s sk several days of last week.
Mr. Wallace Hancock returned to
L .ngtou the tlrst of the week.
Drs .7. G. Staples, R. Y. Hindman
inl C. S. Grady returned to Louisville
Mr. W. B. Harris, who spent the
1 ;• •■ in Columbia, left a few days
Press Williams, of color, paid a flee
in the Police Court last Saturday for
being druuk and disorderly.
Messrs. Jo Patteson and H. C. Fees*
have opened a carpenter's shop in the
old postroffice building, water street.
They are prepared to do all kinds of
Chas. Bradshaw, of color, was before
Judge Butler last week, charged with
stealing eight dollars from Matilda
Wade. The proof was not i
Prof. N. W. M
f..rd ,vllle, spent
Mr. C. M. Murrell, son of Mr. M. J.
Munell, has entered a Louisville Med-
' Bar. R. B. Gridcr, of Russell county,
1. ,i list Saturday for Elktoa, where
he »UI attend schjol.
Miss Mary Todd, who has been visit-
leg id the upper counties, returned
home Saturday night.
Prof. J. W. McGarvey, wife and
children, Lexington are visiting Mrs.
M^-Qarvey's parents, this city.
Miss Grace Bain, accompanied by
Mr. ;5 orter Strange, returned to her
bun: in Campbollsville, last Sunday.
mm Birdie Powell finished her bus.
inoss course at Lexington and return-
eo bi iue in time to enjoy the holidays.
Mrs. J. A. Young, daughter and son,
M ss Bet tic and Will, spent last week
wth Mr. Chas. Sutton's family, near
Mrs. K. G. Atkins and little daught-
er, Mabel, started on their southern
tr p last Wednesday, going to Peusa-
OOi l, Florida.
le,srs. Anderson and John Holladay
h e returned from the South and we
ar I .: formed that they did fairly well
w ii lhe,r mules.
Mrs. Georgia Shelton, who will teach
in a mission school at Manchester.
CUy county, left yesterday morning
l". mat point, accompanied by her
bl Christian lady and a teacher of su-
Some one, who, doubtless is not a
was published In our paper of Decem-
Miss Ida Triplett, daughter of Mr.
C. T. Triplett, this city, was married
in St. Louis, Mo., on Wednesday, the
27th ult., to Mr. Mont Reynolds. The
navingsoldmy farm, I now desire
o sell "Adah Boy," my stallion, and
Jim Gore," my jack, also live brood
mares, four of which are with foal and
young horses and mules, three
milch cows, 30 head of sheep and 17
bogs. C. M. Breeding.
The n.meury registered ten below at
Puhnabia Sunday morning.
The cold snap gave the boys an op-
portunity to try their skates.
Mi-sLiziic Mears, a former Adair
co.iniy lady, manages the Williams-
burg Roller Mills.
All the boys have sworn off. and
|0 be hoped that they will stick to
Our Jamestown letter came in too
this issue. Letters shoul
mailed on Saturday.
Prof. T. A. Baker informs the News
that he opened the M. & F. High
School Mouday morning with 93 pu-
It is now 'Unlawful to kill quail In
this State, and the few birds left
should be protected for breeding pur-
Mr. J. H. Judd, this city, was noti-
fied a few days ago that he bad pawed
the civil service examination.
Mr, Sam Wolford sold the property
he is now residing in, last week, to
Hon. Geo, Nell, for 1500 cash.
Mr. Geo. R. Coffey purchased last
week from Mr. J. W. Jackman
property In which the latter is occu-
pyi ng for WOO. Possession is to be gi v-
Bill McClure, who cut Clarence
lea in the neck Christmas day was giv-
en an examining trial last Satui
was held to await the action of the
On Christmas night the citizens of
Columbia were given ao opportunity
to attend a musical and literary en-
tertainment at Page's Hall. It was
gotton up by Mrs. Rollln Hurt and
Mrs. Jo RoaenfieldjMd It was flrstclass
could the pieces have been rendered
more admirably. Mrs. Hurt has been
teaching and training the young peopli
of Columbia several yeara and she can
Justly feel proud of this entertain-
ment. Mrs. Rosenfield assisted in ar-
ranging the program and took an ae-
ried out faultlessly. The following
took part io the music: Miss
Gertrude Grady, Mrs. Rosenfield, Mr.
W. S. Barker, Dr. O. S. Dunbar, Misses
Lula White, Mabel Atkins, and Lina
Rosenfield, and Mrs. Rollln Hurt, all
of whom have well trained voices and
especially were they pleasing upon this
fectly and everybody praised her effort.
The doll song by little Mabel Atkins
was rendered perfectly: the soloby Miss
White delighted the audience
and the recitation by Miss Grace Bain
was splendid. The Soldier's Drill by
twelve little girls attracted the atten-
tion of all present, so accurately did
The exercises closed with a comedy in
three acts— eleven female characters.
The players were well up with their
i, not a mistake mad c. When the
curtain dropped all repaired to their
6 are due and I want a
y cash. If you have not
want a note, as I want to
oks and must do it.
Mrs. Sallie Bradshaw.
Mr. W. S. Knight, recently elected
Master of the Masonic Lodge at James-
town, entertained the Masons, their
wives, mothers and sweethearts at bis
home, Mrs Knight spreading an ele-
previously announced In the
News, Dr. Jas. Taylor and Miss Myr-
Mr. L. L. Eubank can be found at
Mr. W. L. Walker's store. There is
not a young man in Adair county
whose habits and disposition for the
right outrank Brud Eubank. He Is
polite and will take great pleasure In
waiting upon customers.
Bert Walker, of color, Is now in
trouble. A few days ago, it is charg-
ed, he stole a fur cape belonging to
Mrs. A. A. Strange and gave it to a
colored woman. The cape was stolen
from Mrs. Strange 's millinery shop.
Bert will evidently serve on the rock
A large flouring mill located at Ash'
ley, 111., was consumed by fire a few
nights ago. The loss was estimated at
$100,000. Mr. James Harrison, who Is
the father-in-law of Mr. W. A. Coffey,
this city, was one of the principal los-
The marriage of Miss Minnie Smith
to Mr. J. A.Skaggsand MissIvaSmith
to Mr. Jo Pal Taylor is reported in our
We regret exceedingly to leave out
our Grady ville letter, it arriving too
late. It was written by one of the
best news gatherers in the State.
Miss Nettie Price, sister of Mr. R.
H. Price, of this city, was married to a
worthy gentleman In Cleburne, Texas,
about two weeks ago. Miss Price has
been in Texas several years, visiting
Mrs. W. G. Field. Her many friendsof
Columbia extend their best wishes.
rather an Inclement night.
The Old Maid's Convention
An entertainment somewhat out of
the ordinary was given at Page's Hall
Wednesday evening. Mrs. Nona
Cabell and Miss Mattie Taylor were the
promoters and it goes without saying
I it v
se. "The Old Maid's Convention"
the principal feature, and about
as amusing lot of characters as we ever
witnessed were on the stage. Twelve
or titeen ladles comprised the Conven-
tion, representingdifferent States, each
delegate being i
the delegates carried their parte to per-
fection. Miss Mattie Taylor went a
little beyond and brought down the
hoase. The song "I wish I was a spar-
row," by Mrs. Anna Poore, was simply
sides the convention there were
music, charades, etc. The playing of
the McGarvey children -violin and
cornet— could not be surpassed by pro-
fessionals; the singing of the little girls
was delightful, and the song and cake
walk, by Reed Shelton and Nancy K.
Flowers; Ray McGarvey and Nina
Marcum kept the audience in a roar of
laughter during the whole of the time
they were on the stage.
All who took part evinced that they
to Mr. Ed Hancock. Attendante, Mr.
Henry Squires and Miss Verna Dohon-
ey. Eld. M. O. Ewing was the offi-
ciating clergyman. In every respec.
It was a most beautiful wedding,
the appointed hour. 10:30 a. m.,
couple entered the parlor proceeded
Hancock, and at once the solemn c
See our 29c corset, good as any 50c
corset, all sizes, from 18 to 30,.colors,
while and drab. ' "
Russell & Mubbbll.
As is their custom the Baptist and
Methodist Sunday-Schools entertained
their pupils last week. The former
school gave a candy pulling at Page's
Hall, and the Utter distributed con-
fectioneries from the church. The
children were made happy and the
teachers rejoiced to see their little
Mr. Alfred Dohoney, of Washington
couuty, was in Columbia last week and
bought 11 head of yearling mare mules
from A. G. Todd at *55 per head.
Mrs. Kate Smith will remove her
family to the residence on Burksville
street, she recently purchased from
the heirs of C. M. Sallee, this week.
A barn belonging to Mr. James T.
Page was consumed by fire last Thurs-
day. The corn in the bunding was
saved, bn-t the hay was destroyed. Or-
igin of the fire is not known.
The attention of the public Is called
to the "ad" of Dr. John Wise, publish-
ed In to-day's News. Dr. Wtae is so
optician of long ex
work Ihvarlbly gives
n testimony of the high apprecia-
n in with Hon. U. O. Baker is held
by the Presbyterian Sunday-school,
the members of that institution on
last Sunday morning presented him
with a nice office chair. Mr. E. W,
Reed made the presentation apt
Mr. Baker responding in a few tc
ng words. Mr. Baker takes great in-
cerest in the school, and has been Its
Superintendent for fifteen consecutive
The bride was robed In a lovely satin
trimmed In white silk lace and shine
stone buckles. The groom was d ressed
ick. After the ceremony the cou-
accompanled by a number of
Mends, left tor the home of the groom 's
sr, M'- fy- %• B* n fQpfc? *°
elegant .upper awaited them. The
Eld. Z. T. Williams has tendered bis
resignation as pastor of the Chrlstiau
church this city. It Is not yet known
who will take his place. We under-
stand that Mr, WilllamB will leave for
the East in the Spring and will
Jerusalem and otbe; cities In the Ori-
ental country. The church here is
very much devoted to Mt. Williams
and regrets to give him up.
The various Masonic Lodges through-
out the State elected officers for the
ensuing year on Wednesday, the 27th
ult. The following lodges sent reports
to this office: .
Columbia Lodge, No. 96.
G. A. Kemp, W, M.
James Garnett, Jr.. S. W.
A. G. Todd, J. W.
T. R. Stults, Secretary.
R. F. Paull. Treasurer,
J. W.Atkins, Tyler.
Gordon Montgomery. S. D.
J. W. Jackman, J. D.
J. D. Low, M. H. Marcum. Stew'ds
Hood Lodge, No. 602.
J. D. Absher, W. M.
John Riall, S. W,
J. Barnard, J. W.
S. C. Hood, Secretary.
Joe Hood, Treasurer.
J. M.Curry, S. 1 .
J. B. Russell, J. D.
Matthew Taylor, W. M.
W. L. Brockman. S. W.
G. A. Bradshaw, J. W.
C. A. Walker. Secretary.
W. C. Loy, Treasurer.
L. A. Flethcr, Tyler.
S. W. Strange, S. D.
J. F. Strange, J. D.
Rev. J. R. Abrel, Chaplain.
Russell Lodge, No. 2$ 4.
Winfield S. Knight, W. M.
John A. Morrison, S. W.
John A. Tompkins, J, W.
H. H. Dunbar, Secretary.
G. F. Jones, Treasurer.
F. W. Leach, S. D. •
J. B. Patterson, J. D.
L. S. Markham, Tyler.
A. P. Sinipaon. Chaplain.
A. Barger, V- Dockery, Stewards.
Oreensburg Lodge, No. 5 4.
J. D. Wilson, W. M.
J. R. Ward, S. W.
Lucien Durham, J. W.
L S. Coffey, Tyler.
J. L. Sutphin, Steretary.
A. L. Patton, Treasurer.
B. M. Taylor, S. D.
H. L. Patton, J. D.
E. F. Tucker, ii. L. Durham, St'ds.
W. P. Epperson Dead.
The subject of this sketch was born
nd reared in Adair County, and for
several he was a young business man
of Columbia, having been a clerk in Mr-
Gilmer's store, and subsequently a
partner of Mr. J. O. Russeil in the mer-
cantile business. He left Columbia
about eighteen years ago, going to
Texas. Remaining in Texas several
years he removed to Missouri where he
residing at the time uf his death,
which occurred the 12lh of December,
1899. He was afflicted with typhoid
fever and was sick several weeks, re-
ceivingthe best attention.
The deceased was about forty years
old and leaves a wife ami iwochildren-
He was a nephew of Mr. J. J. Epperson,
who lives near Moutpclier, and when
he left Columbia there was not a more
popular young man in Adair county.
Nearly everybody in Adair knew 'Pete"
;rson, and the' intelligence of his
death will be received with sadness.
my notes and accounts are now
due. If you do not like to receive a
by mail, please call and sot
ust collect all debts at once.
W. L WAI.KKli.
church, "Prayer Meeting,"— J. N. Con-
ner and T. A. Murrell.
Tuesday, «:» p. nr., Methodist church,
'Making and Keeping Vows,"-U
Taylor and J. N. Page. " L
Wednesday, -6:30 - p. m., Baptist
^d^t'llv 0 ^'^ *' ?
Thursday, 6:aj) p. m,. Christian charch
"Temperance"J. R. Hindman and N.
Friday, 0:30 p. m.. Presbyterian
church, "8pirltuallty»-H. C. laker
and C. T. Triplett
Sunday. 11 a. m., Sermon, J. L. Kt1
At the home of the brides parents
Dec. 24 10:30 a m. Mr. Marioa Vaughn
and Miss Minnie Stokes, Rev. Hiram
The bride was dressed in white bro-
caded silk trimmed in ribbon and laces.
The bride Is the daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. W. N. Stokes, of Stokes, Ky.,
she was a popular and charming young
lady of that community and is greatly
missed by all. The groom is the son of
Mr. and Mrs. Jackson Vaughn. He is
been a thriving merchant of Lula.Ky.
but recently moved to Russell Spr
where he is still In the mercantile
The parlor was decwated w ltb holly
and- mistletoe, all the rooms were
crowded with friends and relatives.
The happy couple immediately de-
parted for Mr. J. Vaughn's, where a
reception and a feast was enjoyed by
all. They begin their married life
with the best wishes and congratula-
tions of a large circle of relatives and
frinds,-C. M. C.
Who Preaches Next Sunday .
— Rev. J. L. Kllgore will preach at
the Methodist church tb Is city.
—Eld. W. S. Dudgeon, of Cane Val-
ley will preach at Jerlco.
—Rev. Hnlse will preach at Picket's
--Bev. Sandidge will preachat Zlon.
^-Rev. T. F. Walton will preachat
—Rev. S. W. Barnett will preach at
SUN. * MON. * TUE. * WED.
Th*! 1 * „
New Man, l^Oth.
,8tb. Full Mooa. ISth.
Last Qua n
Young man, if you failed to meet
1900 with a smile and and a glad heart
itmust have been your own fault. If by
your own acts your life has been sad-
that now Is the time
abstain from strong drink. Whisky
has wrecked more useful lives, darken-
ed more bright, happy homes, and
Dr. John Wise, optician, late of P lun «ed »™ individuals into despair
San Francisco, California, now lhaa aay one a K encv of crime and dl "
Campbellsville, Ky., will be at the —***• w e are informed that a large
Hancock Hotel, Columbia, Ky. Part of the express that arrived in this
for two weeks. Those needing toWD on Saturday and Sunday before
glasses properly fitted to their Christmas was composed of jugs. We
eyes should givo him a call. He do n . ot kn °w the recipients, but re-
gardless of who received them it was
a bold attempt to lower the moral
standing of this town and community.
We have nothing to say as to the ef-
of detecting errors of refraction
and correction of same in fitting
glasses, without the use of a my-
driatic or putting any kind of fect of tnis jUK
, the eyes. Headache ot tnls town al
caused by eye strain "iLh its effects than we, but we trust
immediately relieved. Thosewish- t^t ehose so unfortunate as to be par-
ing to favor him with their pat- tici P ants 01 tne wreckin " fluid wil
ronage should call early, as in
y cases he has to make a pre-
scription and have the lenses es-
pecially ground. He is endorsed
by the medical profession and can
give good references with long ex-
consider that no one has been benefit-
ted and no one blessed. These are
treacherous days, and unless you guard
well your own life may prove worse
than a failure. Resolve not to drink;
keep that resolution and bring bappi-
place, and is a handsome young lady.
Both the bride and groom, are qul'. -
popular, and will be greatly misato
from society. Your correspondent
extends congratulations to the happy
Morley's Sarsaparilla and Iron not
only purifies your blood but makes new
rich, red blood. If you have skin erup-
tions, boils, absesses, rheumatism. Of
scrofula, or if you have a run-down
tlred-out feeling, try this remedy an
note the prompt results. 11.00 per b
tie. Sold by w. M. Bell, Joppa, Ky.
The health of this «
1 are 1
W. C. T. U.
The Jamestown W. C. T. U., held a
'Gospel Temperance meeting" on the
evening of December 24th.
Appropriate music was well render-
L The solo, "He's a drunkard to
night" was touchingly sung by Mrs.
W. S. Stone and brought tears to the
Baugh sang in her clear, sweet voice
'Save O Save the Boy." Master Will
Last Monday evening the young peo-
ple of Columbia were very pleasantly
entertained at a social given at the
Hancock Hotel. Notwithstanding the
extreme cold weather a very large
crowd was present, and itgoes without
saying that all spent a very pleasant
evening. During the evening refresh-
ments, consisting of cakes, ices, etc.,
were served. Some very delightful
music was rendered and when the
hour for departure came all united in
saying that it was one of the most en-
Miss Ona Breeding, Gresham Grer
county, is visiting relatives in Adair
Mr. J. F. Neat visited his home Mi
Mr. and Mrs. J. S. Breeding, we
visiting the family of J. A. Breedin
Miss Ida Judd attended preaching 1
Misses Bertha and Pearl Breeding
were visiting in Columbia last Mon-
Miss Lizzie, are no better at thiswrlt^
Prof. T. A. Baker was In our vicini-
ty last Thursday, soliciting pupils for
the M. and F. High School.
There was quite a delightful social
given at Mr. Addle Richards last Sat-
Bradley's recitation "I'll drink what
father driks" was sweetly rendered
and deeply moved the audience.
Elder Arthur Baugh delivered the I Hon. Geo. E. Stone, one of the best
Temperance sermon, subject; "Is" the ! lawyers in Kentucky, a citizen of Lib-
boy safe?" His address was sublime er t well-known in Columbia, was
and his eloquent personation moved . married to Miss Mary Hall at Monti-
^ .. celio last Sunday. The bride Is also
editor prints his paper to give
his patrons the news of the day and for
the money there is in it. He is pre-
Mills, Pa., without fee or hope of rr
ward, that "Chamberlain's Coug
Remedy acts magically, and we hav
The services closed with the song
When Christians vote as they pray."
If you have a cough, try 1
accepted a s a n hones
worthy of credence. F
Cravens, Columbia, Ky.
Aay thing you may need in my line,
me and see my goods and get my
If you are in need of dnck coats, P ri « s ; I am always at bottom
jeaus pauts, M any thing in heavy
wear, call on Frank '
On the first page of this issue of the
News will be found a story entitled "A
Kentucky Romance," written by Mr.
J . E. Murrell, of this office. Mr. Mur-
some time ago, related an occur-
rence which happened in Adair county
many years ago that was clouded in
mystery, and which furnishes the base
of the story. He was solicited to write
the story for publication in the News,
which has been dooe, and as above
mentioned its beginning appears in
this issue. The readers of the paper
will find the story to be pathetic as
W. L. Walkbb.
The following births occurred In
Adair county during the year 1899 :
White, males, 153; females, 154; Col-
ored, males, 10; females. 26. Total, 343.
Number of deaths same year; White
■males, 69: females, 42: Colored, male
5; female, 14. Total, 120.
chapter has appeared, we I
will considder it good in every detail.
I am this week preparing my anuu-
al clearance sale. Look out for bar-
gains. 2w. W. L. Walkbb.
Mr. JoeSberil), son of Mr. Archy
Sherlll. of Gradyville, is very low with
lung trouble. While he is suffering
much , he is cheerful and has a good
word for every one who calls to see
him, and is bearing his sufferings with
great patience. He seems to get com-
fort out of bis suffering; that it will
not last always, and be says that he is
ready to go and be with Jesus, when
He calls. It is a blessing to be with
him and talk with him about his fu-
ture prospects of heaven. ] hope that
be may be spared yet a
bless the world by trying to make It
better with his
tlon.— A Friend.
At the resldeoce of Robert McKio-
ley, In Russell county last Thursday,
Mr. J. V. Lapsley and Miss Clementine
McKlnley were united in the holy
bonds of matrimony, Rev, R. B. Gri-
der oaiclaiiog, Here's the wishes ol
the News that they may have a long
and happy Hie.
Hogs are still dying with cholera In
Mr. C.C. Barker's school will open
Chas. Coffey of this place, will enter
school at Montpeller the first of the
Mr. Tom Grooms, Linnie, was here
Mr. John Maupin has returned from
Taylor county, where he has been vis-
iting for several days.
Last week a negro boy who has
living with Mr. John Campbell,!
a couple pair of pants, and some o
things and skipped.
There was a
man's one night last week, which was
largely atteuded, and enjoyed by all
MlssSallle Grooms, who has been
visiting at Jas. Blackford's for several
weeks, returned to her home at Lin-
nie, last Saturday.
There was a musical at Mr. Ben Ru-
tins lust Wednesday night. A large
number was present and the timt
Last Thursday at 1 o'clock Mr. Mont
Dennett was married to Mias Eva
■loi.es. Mr. Bennett's home is near
Columbia, but for some time be has
been at work here, The bride Is a
daughter oi Mt. J. W. Jone*,ot this
Christmas has been very quiet at
J. L. Wilson has sold his stock of
drugs to the Heizer Drug Co., and W.
C. Heizer has charge of the business.
E. M. Elakeman, of the firm of Dur-
ham, Biakeman & Wilson, has sold his
interest in their stock of goods to his
former partners, J. Shreve Durham
and J. L. Wilson and the firm la now
known as Durham & Wilson.
R. L. and J. L. Durham will soor
j«n business on the John A. Hobsc
corner with a line of farming imp:
Last Thursday night, Dec. 21, J. .
Skaggs, a young and prosperous atu
it this place, was married to Mi
Minnie Smith, at the home of ti
bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. II
Smith. The bride is well known
Columbia circles. The couple left f
sville Friday morning, accomp
nied by "Pal Joe" Taylor and Miss b
Smith, sister of the bride. Mr. Tu
lor accompanied the parties to Let
and returned. Mr. Taylor on Mo
day, Dec. 25, left for Louisville ac
was married to Miss iva in tbatclt.
Monday night. Both couples returne
to this city Wednesday night. Th
Misses Smith moved to this city abou
two years ago from Columbia and hav
been very popular in the Greenshurg
society. The grooms are young busi-
ness men. Mr. Skaggs having been a
teacher of worth and character, and
is an attorney with a lucrative prrc-
tlce. Mr. Taylor is the popular sales-
man in Woodson Lewis' dry goods
store where he has been retained for
J out Saved His Life.
It was a thrilling escape that Chas.
Davis, of Bowerston, O., lately hid
from a frightful death. For two years
a severe lung trouble constantly grow
worse until it seemed be must die of
Consumption. Then he began to use
Dr. King's New Discovery and latel)
wrote: "It gave instant relief and ef-
fected a permanent cure." Such wor
derful cures have for 25 years, prove-
it's power to cure all Throat, Che;-
and Lung troubles. Price fiOc and al.OC
Every bottle guaranteed. Trial boMK
p mlOeo. D..n Li .Csiy UjUI) Hie place
0 1 State t\ ti ;«-. U*rd vacated by Mr.
Ellis, Ult he is AmblteM enough of a
lawyer not U. u;al.i; UiHMffU bo ridicu-
lous oris" court tie reverse that the
election law pioTj&c i:.:;t ' if a vacan-
yor itcaxcl«a gcrnf is) said board
vbilst the General Assembly is in va-
ratirm. Mie same shall be tilled by ap-
pointment by the remaining member
,.r members of the said bourd." The
nuns have held that the power of the
Governor to til! vacancies In office elec-
tive by the people can not apply In this
1 ase, as the commissioners were select-
ed by the General Assembly. "What
do you think of T:;}i»r's right to ap-
point?" we askiii ■ kading lawyer,
vho Is a Republican. "There is noth-
ing in the contention," said he, "and
1 don't believe Taj lor will take such a
[»tid Dear For His l g.
. Blanion, of Thackerville, Tex.
Ma to cure a running sore on his leg.
Then they wauled to cut it off, but he
•ured it with one box of Bucklen's Ar-
lica Salve. Guaranteed cure for Pies.
Ids. a box. Bold by T. E. Paul!,
i'oCurs Est ti 1 ■ Two L ajs-
Take Laxative Uromo Quinius Tab-
eU. All dru^K-Ut reruntl the money if
t fail* !o cur.'. E. W. Grove's signa-
ure oueverv box. £ cents.
When supplied with plenty of grit
here is no special advantage in grind-
ing the grain for fowls. Some ground
rain may be used to mix up w ith the
-nstes frv.ni the kitchen in making up
a warm, soft feed for breakfast, but
generally the morning and norm ration
can be of whole grain and give better
results than if ground.
Bismarck's Iron Nerve.
Was the result of his splendid health.
Indomitable will and tremeudous en-
ergy arc not fouud where Stomach,
Liver, Kidneys and Bowdl are out of
rder. If you want these uuallticsand
the success they bring, use Dr. King's
%'cw Life Pills They develop every
power of bralBsad body. Only 25c at
';'. E. Paull's !ru-' store.
Impure water is the tnc st effective
i_oat for communicati;:;,' diseases to
aniusJa, but especially so in the Bock )
i! rayi auil] hart in this way. To se-
••••re ly (.f pan v. :: ter should be
ibemalu object le rhnnilf ir ftfr
idling a rast.rc ora'wtatot lodging
for a lack.
Are grand, but skin eruptions rob
life of Joy. Buckleu's Arnica Salve,
cures them, also Old running and Fe-
ver Sores, I'lcers. Bolle, Felons, Corns,
Warts, Cuts, Bruises. Burns, Scalds,
Capped Hands, Chilblains. Best Pile
cure on earth, Drives out Pains and
Aches. Only 25 cents a box. Cure
guaranteed. Sold by T. E. Paull,
Evangelist Iiwuht L. Moodydiedat
his home at East 'orthneld, Mass.
He knew the end w as at hand and was
prepared for it, saying to his daughter:
"Jam not going to throw my life
away. If God has more work for me
to do I'll not die." Hi* family was at
his bedside when tbe end came.
A Sweet Te er.
It Is lovely U MM n all tl.ose with
»ho:n we tul.igie an 1 have dally inter-
course a pati. nt, quiet disposition, not
rude withal' the litne announce*
occi.niug i;i (.very t'ay 'if., but ever
stri.lug to lonjucr Ibcki by purt
ilioughts and kind Aords Ofteu when
these aDgry feelings are aroused with-
in us if we would only check them at
once how soon would smiles brighten
our faces and not only bring joy to our
own souls but cast a ray of sunshine on
those around us. Let us cultivate
What is more beautiful in a bouse-
nold than loving forbearance with all
pathway, which is often very thorny,
but our dear Savior, who takes notice
of all our lives, is pleased to see in us
this tenderness with which he himself
is our model in this respect. Kindness
can be practiced by every one, under
all circumstances, as it costs nothing.
The more this spirit is indulged the
more peace it gives within and with-
It is a part of our religion, which, if
followed, will bring nany happy results
iml may be safely imitated.— rresby-
Randall Smallwood and wife, ol Lau-
rel, are in Jail at London charged with
selling whiskey. They have three small
children and as there was nobody to
caroof them at home the kind-
The bodies of 151 victims of the
Maine disaster, reached Old Point
Comfort last Saturday on board the
battleship Texas. Only twenty of the
bodies were claimed. They were all
transported to Washington for final
Many churches held Moody monioi i
al services Sunday. During his preach
ing career of 42 years, the great evan-
gelist delivered 170,000 sermon
addressed 7,000,000 people.
Brave Men Fall
troubles as well as women, and all feel
the results in loss of appetite, poisons
in the blood, backache, nervousness,
beadache and tired, lissless, run-down
feelir.g. But there's no need to feel
like that. J. W. Gardner, of Idaville,
Ind., says: "Electric Bitters are just
the thing for a man wheu he don't
whether ha lives or dies. It gave me
new strength and a good appetite. I
can n:w eat anything and have a new
lease on life." Only 50 cents, at T. E.
Paull's drug store. Every bottle guar-
There will be three eclipses-two of
the sun and one of the moon— during
the year 1900.
May 28th the sun will lead off with a
total eclipse, beginning at 7:40 in the
morning. Visible all over North
June 12th the moon will be partial-
ly eclipsed. Visible over the United
Slates and beginning at 9 p m,
November 22nd the annular eclipse
of the sun will occur. Invisible to the
It has been demonstrated repeated-
ly in every state in the Union and in
many foreign countries that Chamber-
lain's Cough Remedy is a certain pre-
ventive aud cure for croup. It has
become the universal remedy for that
disease. If. V. Fisher, of Liberty, W.
Va , only redeats what has been said
around the globe when he writes. "I
have used Chamberlain's Cough Reme-
dy in my family for several years and
always with perfect success. We be.
lieve that it is not only the best cough
remedy, but that it is a sure cure for
croup. It has saved the lives of our
children a number a number of times.
This remedy is for sale by M. Cravens.
I want to let the people who suffer
from rheumatism and sciatica know
that Chamberlain's PUin Balm relieved
me after a number tf other medicines
and a doctor had failed. It is tbe best
liniment 1 have ever known of —J. A.
Dodoen, Alpharetta. Georgia. Thous-
ands have been cured of rheumatism
by this remedy. One application re-
lieves the pain. For sale by M. Cra-
comproinise bv giving the Democrats
the minor offices and retaining the
Governor and Lieutenaut Governor.
No compromise with dishonor. If
part of the ticket has been legally el-
ected, all has, and that's all there is
to it. Mr. Goebel and his 191,000 Dem-
ocratic friends in Kentucky will not
compromise, but will stand firm and
fight to a finish, with the mootto:
"UBited we stand, divided we fall."
"A youog man came into our store
yesterday suffering from a severe at-
tack of cramp colic," writes B. F. Hess
miller and general men-bant, Dickey's
Mountain. Pa. "He had tried various
home remedies without relief. As I
had used Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Remedy 1 gave him a
dose and it soon brought him out al-
right. I never saw fellow so rejoiced."
Sold by M. Cravens.
According to official advices received
the War Department a band of
■untcrfeiters have begun operations '
The agricultrial department a t
Washington has lately been experi-
menting with a new food for cattle,
manufactured from thecornstalk. The
sick, pith and all, is ground fine and
mixid with blood or a low grade of
molasses. This mixture is then made
into cakes under heavy pressure, and
the product allowed to dry. Before
feeding, the cakes are broken and
placed in water. They swell and be-
come s-jf t, and their nutritive value is
said to be of the highest. The new
food costs to produce from $10 to »12
per ton, and will do as much good as
«25 worth of corn or oats.
Uavlnga Ureal Km
laln'a Cough Remedy.
Manager Martin, of the Pierson drug
store, informs us that be is having a
great run on Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy to stop the cough, heal up the
sore throat and lungs and give relief
within a very short time. The sales
are grow ing, and all who try it are
pleased with its prompt action.— South
Chicago Daily Calumet. For sale by
The Gold Standard bill authorizes
the Secretary of the Treasury
bondsjt will. What n
than to empower a single officer, not
elected by the people even, but ap-
pointed by the President, to mortgage
as often and as heavily as he shall
please to do, and for no better or more
urgent purpose than you disclose, all
the men, women, and children and all
. lllioaiv/liUl y u
u-U^ ^ v.H/VI
W, S. Moore, who led the mob on
George Dinning in Franklin, when Jo-
die Conn was killed, committed suicide
Friday. His mind had been wrong
for some time, claiming that devils
The Daviess county grand jury has
indicted Cimmncwer'.ih's Attorney J.
Edwin Ruwe for diui.kenntssand may
•0* STEAM + LAUNDRY**-
"The fortifications along the Psciflo
good work. While the harbors are
only partly protected, it would not
be safe for a hoeUle batUethip or fleet
to enter them now. None of the har-
bors U completely fortified. The four
The guns are great pleeea of machin-
ery and require very skilled artillerists
to take tare of them and to handle
ing the Atlantic, Pacifio and gulf.
"The garrisons were not sufficiently
strong at the posts I visited. This la
4ne to the fact that most of the army
is out of the country at present. Con-
gress authorized o regular army of
Be.OOO men and 35,000 men for the ex-
isting emergency. For a good many
years I have been in favor of one rot-
flier for every thousand of our pece'e.
I think 05,000 men should be skillei S
the modern art of war and the use of
modern appliances. That would be •
very small number as compared with
other armies of the world, but yet suf-
ficiently large to keep abreast of the
improvements in warfare which are
"Of course, the size ol the army
should be commensurate with the pop*
illation and wealth and position of the
government A country like Mexico
would not require an army as large
as that of Germany or Russia. Ovg
country is nearly twice the size of
Germany or PVance, and a small fe
of comparatively skilled, educal
trained soldiers would not only
wise and judicious, but would be
the interest of safety and good adr
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| JOHNSTON 'S
* * HND BHTH ROOMS,
£ W.B.JOMN.40.V, P-dv . - LEBANON, KY.
* Work from Adiir, Ri»39il, Grean and Taylor counties solict-
^ jteJ. REED £ MILLER, AGENTS.
SURGERY IN PNEUM ONIA CA8B.
••Tea Rib. cat Away in Toleee ssi
to' KeaaoTal of MsMSBMM sad
rran* Turley, son of a grocer, owes
his life to the sUll of Toledo (O.)
surgery. _ He was given up to die. His
©t [recover. Phy-
is nad formed in
the membrane outside the lung. Tft
doctor visited Ann Arbor and oonsulted
with several moBical friends. The onTy
chance of the young man'e life was
thought to be an operation anch as is
ribs were cut away, the
abscesses. One of these
the ribs and lungs, and the ribs were
cut away at the back for its removal.
The young man remained In -the hoCse
all winter, the physicians holding toe
secre* until the result zel
work. He has
* until the result rolghi
■ •» now at
right In a
The group of 13 elms, planited over a
Jentury ago by Alexander HaBnilton,
New York, are to be f. " ~
^---Hy the grove
in front of the old Hamilton grange, of
which the IS elms are the sole remain!
not only the persons and things in be- j the ground
ing, but millions of American citliens
mdbiiisionsof dollars worth of prop- j Z^Z^XE£%SZ
crtyyettobe! | Convent avenue, near One Bundred ai '
; Forty-first street, were planted by Hal
Dan Anderson, a married man, was Ubm in commemoration of Ifee union _
given 10 years at Lexington for at- ! lb ' 13 " IonieB - ™ e P'cptaty has re-
cently been divined and sold as build-
tempting to criminally assault a 10- , lug lots. A fltosy picket fence, in
year-old girl. I which there are many gaps, surrounds
1 the trees now. The original IS trees
An association has been organized I b "' only- one putforth leaves this
in North Carolina for tbe purpose of 4ferf%d V ^ ^
E. Lee.] enlagCofalL
erecting a monument to Bobt. £
Query box will be on hand. A
A Everybody invited, dinner on the ground Saturday. I p
The South Cumberland River Association will con-
me with the Bethlehem church on the 80th and 31et of
December, 1899. The order of exercises is as fallows.
Saturday, 10 a. m.
Devotional Services— J. M. Floyd.
Is there any work that is not mission work— F. G. Merricks
and W. n. Colens.
Who may be excused from giving— I. C. Jones and T. t Kelly.
What does it take to constitute good preaching— I. W. New
and D. F. Epperson.
What is coveteousness and how do you treat it— Jacob May-
held and J. J.Cooper.
Sunday, 0 a.m.
L To what extent should pastors of the Association manifest a
interest in destitution— C. F. Breedin and W. S. Taylor.
L Missionary Sermon— W. S. Taylor, alternate S. C. Jones.
Deep, Blii^d, Sash Wt'i, Dealers in Rough and hmd lium' r
STKlR-UiHYS 7K SPECIHLTY.
We make all our own works, and it is superior to Not the; ;.
work. Estimates furnished on request.
Ninth St. near Broadway. LOUISVILLE, KY.
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Fifth Avenue Motel, * a
PIKE CAMPBELL, Manager.
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•fr Brown's • Hotel,
J. F. BROWN, Proprietor, J
: 808 West Jefferson, - LOUiSVILLE, KY. :
I AND BEST
RHTES, $1.00 PER DMV }*
SPECIAL RATES BY THE WEEK.
I Mr. Brown was formerly of the 7th Avenue Hotel. Rlegaat •*
► suit of room3 for families. Take blue car to 7th tnd Jeffer- J*
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* W. S. CUAYPOOIl. 8- T. UARIHOHH. HUACQ PHIWrlS *
I Claypool, Liarimofe & Co. *
jjjj AWER.CAN PLAN. $1 to $1.50 PER DAY, ^
FRANK ECh'GRT, Manager.
I ECKERT HOTEL. I
531 & 533 Market St., Louisville. Ky.
-OPEN DSY HMD NIGHT.
| TOBACCO WAREHOUSE |
NOT IN COMBINE.
^ Trade of Adair and adjoining counties solicited.
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M£ urHUathsP.-wStor.ij*. LOUISWILLE .KY. \£
Nos. 1019 to 1025 West Main St,
J LOUIS V
CORCORAN & i
-PROPRIETORS OF THE—
S A. NORMAN,
Independent Tobacco Warehouse,
NORMAN, MYLES & CO., Proprietors.
DAILY AUCTION SALES,
RETURNS PROMPTLY MADE.
1119 T0 1125 WEST MAIN STREET.
S.D. HURST. GEN'L. AGENT.
Four Months Free Storage.
Mark H litis. Independent House.
Henry Koehler & Co.
Leianon * Marible * Wrks r
Manufacturers of and
PRIOE3 LOW. "WON.K QUARA 1 1 1 Hil
Special attention given to cemetery work. Prices less than ever oflel
before. We are prepared to all kinds of masonry work, such a.s tosutdaUi
WM . F. JEFFRIES, Local Ajreat, Cotauifcte, Ky
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