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Digital page images are linked to the text file. l 4 J ray THE CLAY CITY TIMES 50 Cents a Year In Advance J We are here to help Clay Citp the Sorrounling Coai try and Ourselves J E Burgher Publisher VOL 9 CLAY CITY KY THURSDAY Ii JANUARY 21 1904 NO3 Witnesses Going to New York JohnDone A all prominent citizens of Knot county passed through the city last night en route to New York where they will appear as witnesses in the suit of the Her mann Lumber company of Ash land against the SwannDay Lumber Company of Clay City This action is brought to recover r 120000 damages alleged to bo duo for the sale of certain tim her lands in the mountains These gentlemen from Knott county were very reticent about the particulars of the case They spoke with influence concerning any other matters in the moun tains and talked interestingly iI the condition of affairs there but on the subject of the suit they were very mum It is thought that the LwannDay peo pIe have a very good caseLex ington Democrat 1904 Features Besides being a leap year 1004 is peculiar in several respects Christmas falls on Sunday for the first time in six years and Spring is urshered in on Sunday March 20th Easter Sunday falls on A pril 3rd and Good Friday on All Fools Day April 1st There will be one partial and one total eclipse of the sun neither visible to North America For the first time in inany years there will be iib eclipse WthV moOri =Ex Sash Flooring Ceiling Shingles and Store I Probably Another Hill It is rumored that the Climax Stave Tio Company willat once put in a saw mill at Wai tersville where Courtneys old saw mill was formerly located in fact an engine and a boiler are already on the spot We up the managers of the company over the telephone to get information concerning the project This they refused to giveand when we mentioned the machinery now on t ground the manager merely r that that could be take Saved From Death The family of Mrs M L BobI of Bargerton Tenn suw her and were poweiless to save The most skillful physicians nd every remedy used failed consumption was slowly but taking her life In this to hour Dr I inps New for Consumption turned despair joy The first bottle brought relief and its continued completely cured her Its the certain cure in the world f throat and lung troubles Guar GOo and fslOO Trial ottlts Free ut SwannDay e Examination of Cadets Wo have received sletter from Congressman F A Hop stating that an examination m be hold at Lexington JKy 25 20 and 27 1004 of Ready For Business a The firm of Shimfessel Waldron having been dissolved and the partnership closed I will continue the business at the old stand and will continue to sell the remainder of the old stock AT My New Goods are Here A nice clean wellselected stock of everything you need will be kept by me and sold at close prices I have an elegant line of Fall Millinery You can be suited here ladies in a Stylish and neatly trimmed Hut if you can be anywhere The price for these goods is very reasonable and you should spe our line of before buying We are closing out a nice line of Ladies Cloaks Jackets Capes AT COST and if are looking for something in thisnline at a bargain dont fail to investigate my stock Thanking the public for past patronage and earnestlytsoliciting a continuance of same I am Respectfully yours irr C Shimfessel RBbhNeB MFG Co Winchester Ky We Maijufacture doors Blinds Wentherboardinfr- Varandasj Pickets Stairways Etc Fronts called correct away Terrible Discov Bottles appli COST We are Headquarters for 1Buihlmg I Felt RoofingWand Etc r no tllSendusVourfistimatesCD iPromt Shipments tcants desiring to become Cadets in the Revenue Cutter Service of the United Suites Applicants must be between the ages of 18 and 25 years Any one desiring to enter this examination wit upon application to F A Ho kins11 0 be furnished with full information The salary of a Cadet is 50000 per year with one daily ration and thereja chance for promotion higher positions CellenlthouRevery ac 1 all every Wen was racked with pain writes C W Bellamy a locomotive fireman Burlington Iowa I was wea and pale without any appetite an oil run down s1 was about to give up Ijot arbottle Of Electric Bitters and aftertukigit I felt as well as I over did in my lifer Wenk sickly run down people al ways gain new ife strength an vigor from theiruse Try them Satisfaction guurnnteed by Swann Day Lbr Co centsJ InreasedIrThe annual of the Ken tucky KailroadfCommission f shoebrthe mileage 1n the State to have increased 131 riles while n- and et gross enrl show handsome increase The taxable value of railroaj properties has been raised prreiily by the Con 1111891l U f94 Jflmont he ing 5225375 Domestic roubles It is exceptfon4lto find a family where there are no domestic tares occaslonall but these can be lessened by havingDr Kings New Life Pills around Much trouble they save by their great work i Stomachand Liverltroublea not only relieve you but cure 25 at SwannDay Lbr Cos store Kimbrell Bugle Bill Mcintosh is at nome on a furlough 1 4 Mrs Johnson Harris visited relatives near Fox tits first of the week Jo Tuttlo our accommodating miller now grinds corn two days the week Tuesday and Satur day N J Tuttle of Galloways Creek who has hoer attending a school at Louisville re turned home lust week sick with fever John W Elkin has sold his farm including residence tun storeroom to William for 285 Mr Shepherd has mov edto the propertyIJohn W Elkin the Sams mor chant has rented the John Sams property and has moved to same where he will continue to sell general merchandise at bargain prices Wonderful n jriervesIs displayed by many a man en pains of accidental Cuts ounds Bruises Burns Scalds Sore feet or stiff joints But share e need for it Bncklens Arnica Salve will kill tile painand cure trouble Its the best Salve onfe for Piles too 25o at Swann IayIumborCos Wlri i ij 1 The big mill and the box fac tory started up again Monday morning after being idle for sevj eralwceks 1Cumberland L TerritoryI T Jan 8 04 Mr JNO E Burgher Clay City KIND FRIEND I thought would write you n few lines all hope you and family are en oying good healthpWell I am in the Chickasaw Nation This is a fine country ye1ipeoenow w plant corn next month thdIB my my Clay City friends Your friend FRANK EDWARDS New Static Machined Dr B Littlepage Son have this week installed in their olfi on 7th Ave a fine Static Electri cal Machine with XRay attach Smootministration wo are progressing oweor B theaDoctor princes a determination to keep paco with the progress espes10 progress of his profession More than four thousand peo pie were killed outright and o bout five thousand injured in railroad wrecks last year A great many of these accidents orpparticularlyindisregarded them Some of the runnning in effort to make up lost timec The receipts of the Winchester postoffice last year exceeded 810 000 This entitles the city to free delivery of the mailand Postmaster Perry is going after it in earnest FEBRUARY NUMBER New Idea Womans Magazine An important and timely article in the February number of the at NEW IDEA WOMANS MAGAZINE is entitled An American Girl as an byMichaelwho speaks authoritatively upon that subject and who presents his opinion sattractirely A sec ond chapter of a symposium called The Happiest Day of My LifowillSl find many appreciative readers A special article upon buttermaking under the heading of The Coun bdand useful=1hli stories are bright interesting and the entire table contents is a feast to whom partakes of its good things as offreed n Attorney W D Jackson of Stanton was in the city this morning Mr and Mrs Albert Crow of Vaughns Mill are visiting their Lennie today House and Lot For Sale Two story frame house of given rooms well finished with necessary outbuildings located in the Eastern portion of the citv Lot 50 x 120 Will sell at a bargain B M McPlIEAKSON CLAY CITY KY Butler Benton a prominent citizen of Millers Creek Estill county is in the city today SHOE SHOP IOPpoJlte J B Eaton Store I am prepar to make and re air Boots and Shoes and also mendanything in the bobber Line and repair Saddles and Harness tRegular wor days in each week MONDAY FRIDAY and 11SATURDAY WESLEY GARRETT fClay City Ky The Balance 5 jlyour watchnmomentThe balance wheel is making 18000 vibrations un hour If in condition If themovemcntiashlia gash theres wrong Itwill move 858 mills in a year and afadropeIethat little badly The least deHree altersBJ me clean and oil and put your wntcl Jin order for a year will pay nm satisfy you WrnR the eveleri CLAY OITY if The many little ways in which you could economize it you only triedOpen a SAVING ACCOUNT once and accumulate money enough to rest awhile when you need rest without having to worry about money matters We receive deposits in our Savings Department from One Dollar up and will pay you three per cent interest compounded every six months on your vings We have issued a booklet explaining the workings of this department which we shall be pleased to mail you upon request Clay City National Bank Clay City Ky ritOFESSIONAL CARDS u M i n ta ra wuu n wHi MuiH nrfw Dr C B DICKSONI DENTISTC- LAY CITY KY R A IRVIN M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON CLAY CITY KY B LITTLEPAGE M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON CLAY OITY KY B R SMITH M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON CLAY CITY KY GOOD FLOUR Is the foun ation of successful Bread Making Pastry Making Good Cooking longing good qualities should try Mansfields Flour Contains all the nutrition of the wheat tastes good bakes light Buy BEST PATENT or MOUN TAIM LILY of your grocer and Have better bread ill your home R C Mansfield Son HOSSIAN KY SPOUT SPRING J W McKinney of Red Bridge was here this week on business Jas F McKinney has bought several cattle shotes recently at Ji and 8j cents per pound Miss Olevio McKinney visit ed her sister Mrs Mima Nib lackand other relatives in Clark county last week Zeke Conner has moved from the Walters place whore he liVe ed last year to the Gravett place recently vacated byJ Lyman KingSunday is Pastor Crawfords regular day at the Methodist church We hope to see a good crowd come out to hear him at this time Miss Grace McKinney of Clark county has been visiting her grandmother Mrs Jas F Mc Kinney several days this week Mrs Ray McKinney and little daughter of Virden are visiting Mrs McKinneys mother Mrs Nunnie Pryor this week Mrs McKinnoys health is still very bad and this is the first visit she has been able to make her mother at this place for some timeJ Harlan Dawson who with his brother J W Dawson sold goods at this place for several years has formed a partnership with Earnest Elkin and opened a store at Rabbittown Mr Dawson did a good business while located here and was very popular with our people who all join in wishing him unbounded success in his new location and businessThe of Uncle Berry Barnett whose death notice ap- pearediin our last issue were interred in the old Salem burial ground Thursday with funeral remarks by Elders B Frank Wright and Benjamin S Burgh er Uncle Berry was the pio neer blacksmith of this section and has been a familiar face in this village for a number of years He died very suddenly being in as apparent good health on the morning of his death as usualand having eaten a very hearty breakfast a few minutes before death Ho never spoio after he was stricken and expired in a very low minutes Y THE TIMES PUBLISHED EVERY THURSDAY B U u u J E Burgher Publisher Un Snbscripiion Rates SO Cents per year in ad vance otherwise 75 Cents Entered ns secondclass mull matter Thursday Jan 21 1904 CLUB RATES For the convenience of our sub scribers we have arranged club rates pricesbelowThe TIMES and CourierJournal 100 11 Cincinnati Enquirer 110 Louisville Commercial 75 Home and Farm 75 The county political pot is be ginning to boil and ere long the field will be full of candidates each rigidly pressing their claim From what we can leain each office will have two or more con testants G T Hawkins Representative from Pike county has introduc ed a bill in the Legislature allow ing any person to carry a con cealed and deadly weapon upon the payment ofti license fee the same to be appropriated to the county school fund The bill if enacted into law would be a protection to the lawabiding peo ple insomuch that they would be on an equal footing with those law violators who now are pistol toters The Kentucky House of Repre sentatives by a vote of 71 to 14 passed a bill appropriating 75000 for the Kentucky exhibit at the St Louis Worlds Fair next year thus making good the neglect of the former body as this appropriation is most sure to pass the Senate and be come a law W hat will become of the money raped by public sub scription for this purpose With the two funds Kentucky ought to have a very creditable representa tion at the exposition next year The present General Assembly has seen a number of school book bills designed 10 relieve the present situation introduced and the Sen ate Friday very surprisincly pass ed the bill introduced by Senator J C Can trill The bill is now up tothe House for passage The bill as passed by the Senate provides for a State board consisting of the Governor Treasurer and Auditor and three members of the State Board of Education with the Superintendent of Public Instruc tion as secretary It provides fora county board in each of the 110 counties to consist of the School Superintendent the County Judge and the County Attorney This local board is to adopt a series of school books and certify the same to the State board The books receiving the indorsement of the lar gest number of county boards are to be adopted by the State board for all of the 119 connties in the States The billprovides a maxi mum price at which the book com panies shall put in their bids and in addition it requires that no bid shall exceed the lowest price at which the bidder sells the same books in any state in the Union Contracts are to be let for five year at a time but no existing contract between a county and book comps ny is to be interfered with Old books are to be exchanged for the new ones und the old ones accepted by the book companies at 50 per cent of the contract price of the new ones Representative Thomson of Bourbon county has introduced a bill Which makes many changes in the appellate districts In the change Estill and Clark counties are taken from this district and added to the Fifth North Bend H T Ewen of liosslyn is at tending school here Pern Hudson an 1fiuuilarc visiting A P Arthur Thos Welch transacted busi ness in Clay City Thursday- R 0 Welch will start a week ly newspaper at Stanton in the near future The roads here are ina very bad condition and ibis the udty of our county oilicials to look in to this matter Prof F P Tracy of Stanton commenced a subscription school here Monday January 11th with an enrollment of 22 scholars and the attendance is increasing and is progressing nicely and wo feel safe in saying that we will have one of the best schools that was ever taught in the North Bend 100 Reward 100 The readers of this paper will be pleased to learn that there is at least one dreaded disease that sci euce has been alfle to cure in all its stages and that id Catarrh Halls Catarrh Cure is the only positive cure now known to the medical fra ternity Cuturrli being u constitu tional diseases requires a constitutional treatment Hallss Catarrh Cure is taken diefIreutly up the mucous surfaces of the thereby destroying th fo Marlon or the dis ease and givinJfho patient strength by building up lie constitution and assisting nature in doing its work The proprietors have so much faith in its curatfve powers that they of fer one Hundred Dollars for any case that it fails to cure Send for list of testimonials Address F J CHENEY CoToledo Sold by Druggists 75c Hulls Family i119 are the best House For Sale Cottage of fourrpoms in good re pair with four lots in western por tion of town Good water conveni ant FRANK JOH- NSONWakeful Sleeplessness Is a Sign of Nerve Trouble and Should Be LooKed To There aro threo different manltesta tlons of sleeplessness First hardly to sleep a wink all night second to lie awake a long time before falling asleep thIrst to fall asleep soon waking up after several hours and then find it hard to sleep again They mean that somewhere In the nerve fibres somewhere in the brain cells somewhero in the blood vessels that carry blood to the brain something Is radically wrong and must be righted or the end may bo worse than death To right it take Dr Miles Nervine Some other symptoms of nerve trouble are Dizziness Headache Back ache Worry Fretfulness Irritability Melancholy Lack of Ambition s They Indicate diseases which may lot to Epilepsy Fits St Vltus Dancd Nervous Prostration i1araJyslsInsanl ty Nothing will give uchlquick and last Ins relIct as Dr Miles Nervine My husband had been slclc for weeks could not sit up to have his bed made getheneither sleep or eat Our baby girl was sent away and all callers barred be cause he could not stand a bit of talk- Ing I read of a case of nervouspros tration cured by Dr MI es Restorative Nervine We began giving It to him and in a few ho was able to bo steadilYImprovedMUS A a lIASIIN Freovtllo FREE IPackagePain Pills the New Sclentlfio Remedy for Pain Also Symptom Blank Our will your case ten ItFreeLABORATORIES artl1LliiT IND Our Great SemiAnnual and MidWinter Sale Is now on in Full Blast Every article irt our entire stock of MERCHANDISE will be subject to reduction in price and some lines will be cut very close as we are going to muke some changes in several lines of goods that we carry Ladies tnd Misses Cloaks will be sold at prices that will insure their going We only have u few and we dont aim to have any left to carry over till next year and if prices will move them they are sure to go We still have about 40 suits of Mens Clothing to close out at some price We are quitting the Clothing and are making attractive prices on what we have left to move it Our Shoe Clean up In this we are closing all broken linesall discontinued lines all odds andendsof Shoes at surprisingly low prices In our regular stock of Shoes we will make sweeping reduce tions on everythings in Mens Women hops Girls and Childrens Spots in brdei to make some big changes in our Shoe DepartmentChina will be no exception and the same low prices will prevail in tills department There are excep tional values to bo had in some or these things Coupons given on all Sales and redeema ble in your own selection of Chinaware Mrsi W Williams Clay City Ky j1 I Littlepage Son l DRUGGISTS 111Clay City Ky + 0 oft Medicines Paints Oil Sundries Stationery und Etct iPatent Prescriptions carefully compounded i t ++++++H +H ++ o1+++++ +HH10 ++ Ht4 + i j The Whitest White Cake The Lightes Light Ro s And Flakiest Biscuit Are Muclo Wheu You U o Pearl and Bakers Pride Flour Take no Other Every Sack Guaranteed MANUFACTURED BY J A CAIN VERSAILLES KYI Sold by our Leading Merchants 721 R H CURTIS ftLeaderGeneral Merchandise and Country Produce Spout Spring Kentucky I t Your Patronage Solicited t I 4 THE TIMES AN ALL HOMEMADE PAPER THURSDAY JAN 21 1904 d LOCAL BREVITIES We af now having very mild winter weathe Hon John W McKinnov has returned from the mountains on- t business mission Mrs W 11 Cassidy visited her sister Mrs A E Sams at Winchester Monday and Tuesday The Standard Oil Co has leas ed 6000 acres of land in Menofee county and will shortly begin boring for oil- Merchants W G Patrick of Kimbrell and R H Curtis of Spout Spring were over ester day on business Mr John M Hiley Jr and gamily of Vaughns Mill were guests of Mrs Hileys father 0 C Daniel Tuesday Wra Barnett formerly of this county has moved from Carlock Ill to Elliott Ill whither he orders the TIMES sent Mr A Henry of Hardwicks Creek was in the city Monday the guest of his son John W Henry who is laid up with rheumatism Mrs Sarah Shimfessel of Vaughns Mill sends renewal of subscription to her nephew Mr Joe Vaughn of 8117 Park fie nue Kansas City Mo Hood Wise the wideawake merchant of Union Hall was here Monday transacting business i Mr Wise is doing a good business and is a most deserving young man 1 A mad dog was abroad in the city Sunday It bit a number of clogs and one hog before it was killed James McRoberts killed the dog by knocking it in the head with a rock Our city fathers are receiving the thanks of the public for the great improvement on our street crossings Time same had become in a very bad condition and was getting worse very fast Dont forget that we are con nected with the Clay City tele phone exchange when you hap pen to have a news item or any business with the editor Our I number is one and you cant forgot I it- The Williams Store is now in j the midst of a great MidWinter l Clearance Sale Every thing in this complete store is going at sacrificial prices Read their ad on the second page It relates facts Charlie McIntosh one of our old Estill county friends now located at Nelsonville Ohio finds e lie cannot get along well without the TIMES so he incloses us one dollar for same and the Courier Journal Despite the disagreeable weath er of Sunday splendid congre gations were in attendance at the two meetings in the Presbyterian church Rev Mr Irvin delivered two excellent sermons Beal tyvillo News Pastor Crawford and Rev Boy ter closed the protracted meotr fug at the Methodist church last t night after a continuation of sev i is oral days Rev Porter has don 4 some fine preaching while with us but no accessions to the churchwere obtainedstill it is hoped that the good seed thus sown will mature in duo time To us it seems that the Clay City sinners are very hard to move expertpllOtogrnpher fined to his room with rheuma tism for some weeks is now be ginning to convalesce Representative Frank A Hop kins has introduced bill in Congress for the relief of John W Williams of Stanton The bill provides for the payment to Mr Williams the sum of 800 for one horse purchased by him at Government sale June 3rd 105 The horse afterwards proved to not be the property of the govern ment and was recovered from Mr Williams by legal process Entered School of Medicine W 0 Martin a former mer chant at Vinton ana a well known young man of that sec tion has entered the Louisville school of medicine and in a short while will be riding over the country over a pair of saddle pockets and issuing out pills and etc He has our best wishes for success Publishing a New York paper J n Palmeter formerly pub lisher of the Gassy Lick News has launched the Chronicle at Falconer N Y Mr Palmeter has had much experience in his line of business and is therefore qualified to make the Chronicle a go He is a warm personal friend of ours and we wish him great success in his new home To improve the appetite and strengthen the digestion try a few doses of Chamberlains Stoma h and Liver Tablets Mr J H Seitz of Detroit Mich says They restored my appetite when impared relieved me ofa bloat ed feeling and caused a pleasant and satisfactory movement of the bowels There are people in this community who need Just such a medicine For sale by all dealers in patent medicine Every box war ranted Better Than a Plaster A piece of flannel dampened with Chamberlains Pain Balm and bound on the affected parts is bet ter than a plaster for a lame dack and for pains in the side or chest Pain Balm has no superior as a line iment for the relief of deep seated muscular and rheumatic pains For sale by all dealers in patent medicine Fit for Nothing Else A wellknown gentleman from the county sends us one years subscription by a friend In so doing he hesitated for sometime but was assured by a friend of ours that the paper was solid and based his argument on the facts that as the publisher was reared hero he would not be apt to leave the county yet or to embark in any other kind of business now as lie was not fit for any thine else Good and true 1 Thanks to our friend Bilious Colic Prevented Take a double dose of Chamber lains Colic Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy as soon as the first indica ton of the disease appears and a bewardcdIoff Hundreds of people who are subject to attacks of bilious colic use the remedy in this way with perfect success For sale yal1 dealers ia patent medicine J The smallpox situation about Irvine and Millers Creek is said to be pretty tiad Board of Supervisors The Powell County Board of Supervisorscompleted their la bors and made their report last week Time boad was composed of honest men who performed their work sincerely and honest ly The largest raise was that of the SwannDay Lumber Compa ny of this city which was raised something over 11000 The Dog Ordinance Owners of dogs should remember that there is an ordinance a gainst them running at large and on the streets of Clay City with out them paying a license of one dollar each and same being tag ged The Marshall has been in structed to kill all dogs that are found continually on the streets not so tagged If you dont want your favorite dog killed better pay the license and save its scalp A glass or two of water taken half an hour before breakfast will usually keep the bowels regular Harsh cathartics should be avoid ed When apurgative is needed take Chamberlains Stomachand Liver Tablets They are mild and gentle in their action For sale bv all dealers in patent medicine A Timely Suggestion This is the season of the year when the prudent and careful housewife replenishes her supply of Chamberlains Cough Remedy It is certain to be needed before the winter is over and results are i much more pronpt and satisfactory when it is kept at hand and given as soon as the cold is contracted and before it has become settlde in the system In almost every instance a severe cold may be ward ed off by taking this remedy freely as soon as the first indication of the coldappears There is no danger in giving it t hildren for it con tains no harmfB substances It is pleasant to tat both adults und children like it Buy it and yon will get the best It always cures For sale byuU dealers in patent medicine How to Prevent Croup It will be good news to the mothers of small children to learn that croupcan be prevented The first sign of croup ig hoarsncss A day or two before the attack the child becomeshoarse This is soon fol lowed by a peculiar rough cough Give Chamberlains Colic Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy freely as soon as the child becomes hoarse or even after the rough cough ap pears and it will dispel all symp toms of croup In this way all dan ger and anxiety may be avoided This remedy is used by many thou sands of mothers and has never been known to fail It is in fact the only remedy that can always be depended upon and that is pleas antand safe to take For sale by all dealers in patent medicine freeHoIidpIl illlrmnnlallllIIIglIIIIUulpllllllilG 60 difIerentgamesall one eaCh newI Lion Coffee at yolrr beers ti ili f t A INSURE WITH F A LYON SON The Lending Insurance Agents of n torn AContiiolcy Over 200000000 Represented Every one who knows anything about insurance know they are leaders in this line Startling Facts I A E BARNETT i SON Set the Pace and Hold the Lead With our Mammoth Store filled from bottom to topwith Nice New Clean Standard Goods bought in tile best mar kets of the East We can supply you with any thing you need at prices so low as to make you wonder how we got the- mEverything from a Paper of Pins to a Wed ding Trousseau from a Cake of Soap to a CarLoad of Bacon Bring on your produce and receive the best prices the mar ket affords Nice obliging clerks are at your service We hold the field in Tanbark and Ties and are Swapping your Uncle Sams Genuine coin for same allowing top market values in exchange Try us and be convinced that it is to your best interest to give us your trade Remember our Headquarters CLAY CITY KENTUCKY sayWalt NEQ a Mrs I Yr SItU AtyerdrITdh- pyulloruprwi4 IOZJIAI IrG to 10 Pp A IutJy p- s a r1- t J R WEBB Tonsorial Artist CLAY CITV KY A Nice Clean Shave Fashionable Hair Cuts Shampooing andnll kinds of Hair Tonics You will al ways find keen razors and clean towels BctionlLaundry Agency in CO 51i Free Trial 29Dont fai to give him callI0ItCpGn5 Hare EASYTO CWII Rorer UIroo4nlIllIICaUoLlr1or7 Ieroll A- SltaatloL Book KeepIflgBasInes PHONOGRAPHY IITj TBegrap6l adJrmama AddnII WILBUR R SMITH LEXINGTON KYtFor circular of hU t moui ud nnxmttbteC- OMMERCIAL COLLEGE OF KY UH1YERSITY Awarded Hedal at Worlds ExTOtltlon RaterOfFuUBadleaes imdatte la Coane laclll41DT1d- tlOD Boob ud Batrd to fs IIyboot fiG Bbod6andTypeWetingandTdeegntpby8pecial6naTbe wiriledgndaitM I4MrinrOoarMfrMlt datlnNo TaeaUocu Enter now Graduate accewfoU In order aJUM vour 1 awe nock M aOdntt omtv WlbBUR R SMITH LdixingtonIcy I M tt a ea r J k l 4 IwEKT- ROUBLESI AlaclnDrangbtaIt crredmy on is tier he had ep nt sleownbddctora Jtlaall tile ed- Iclne I talreUS CAUOLINE MARTIN Ilirktr 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Communications to 5J6e Sunny South Atlanta Ga PALL 1003 TREES TREES BY THE MILLION- s I Trait and Ornamental Grape Vines u r vi Evergreens Bhnbarb Aspar ar end everything for Orchard Lawn ad G viei No aaoat but rest Prices to tlie Planter Catalogue on application to H F Hillerxmeyer Sons Both Phones LEXINGTON KY 50 YEARS- EXPERIENCE fTADE MARKS COPYRIGHTS Ac sending a sketch and descnsitlon mar ascertain our free whether an pateHntllllboCommanleatlonatrlcl nt free Oldest lOIIenCT aeeurlnlrJ PMenta taken Munn thoco racelve- apeclalnotke withoutebarge In Scientific flitericait A bandsomelytnuetiated weekly Largest clr of tctcnUOo Journal Term S3 a byallnewadealeraMUNN raDob Xeiia sjr J A Rogers and Weed Hiitr- went n to Stanton Saturday Weeden Adams was witlrhlg best girl near Genet Sunday F G Powell has been at Pat soy for several days on business W N Crabtree of Bowen wag hero Suiulay evening on business Joint Mullens and wife visited friends near Patsey Saturday Iud Sunday J J Reed of Estillcounty wt 8 hero several days last week on business JT Orabtree who has been ill for tho last three weeks is a ble to be out again Melvin Morton will soon complete his now dwelling which he commenced last fall J B Rogers and wife visited has parents Dr I T Rogers and family Sunday night G B Martin of near Mt Ster ling Iiris been here for the last two weeks buying fur and geese Thomas Boone and his deputy Alvin Falkner was here one day Ipct week looking for some boys who has been selling liquor un lawfully They arrested Bill Barnett who had his trial aj Stnnton Saturday and was fined 020 and cost West Bend Geo Berry was at Stanton Friday on business Sant Everman of Ford is at home visiting his parents Robt andOharleySyopewero irfMt Sterling Monday on busi ness Edward Hinds visited his moth er at Kiddvillo Saturday night and Snnduy James Roberts visited his undo at Otoy City from Saturday until Monday Mrs Cole Johnson and son of Stanton visited her parents hero from Saturday until Monday Miss Fannin Morehead of Cop peras Creek visited Miss Mary Young from Saturday until Mon day Jeff Everman left Monday for his home in Urbana Ill after a months visit to his father S B EvermanMr Mrs James He isle werp in Winchester this week be Sjle their daughter Clay who does not improve in health James Roberts Sant Everman Charley Young and Edward Hinds attended the party at Mr Elliott Eastin Monday night Married at the brides father J A Roberts Wednesday Jan uary 20 Miss Edith May Roberts tp Mr M W Banahan of Lex ington Rev T H Conry officiating Her many friends here extend congratulations Bowen MSS Ohas Ewen of Clay City is visiting Tier parents at this place this week Mrs McMullen of Natural Bridge visited Mrs Win Bowel at this place Monday- A Mr Mullens was here Satur law enioute to Patsey to fake chr rgo of W H Nobles store It wes reported that Campbell Crisco ofXeua had smallpox mt it later proved to be only a rcebf measles- A T KnoxR9 Baker J L Frulkner and Mrrand Mrs Jesse Faulklier went to Mt Sterling on business Monday Dennis Spencer of Dundee was down Saturday inspecting ties Chas Derickson of Winchester was here the first of tho week on the same business We understand tlmtFrank John son of Clay City will soon bo a citizen of our village Mr John son is well known hero its this is his old neighborhood where ho has many friends and relatives that will be glad to see him come If the people dont get to mar frying or nicking speeches in fa Ivor of good roads or doing some thing of note the correspondence weekkyear rWo are just in receipt of a letter from Fred Leeper who left here about three weeks ago for Muscogee 1 T and reports that lie has arrived and rented a house which was a difficult job but ho has not got any workto do yet We wish Mr Leeper success in hisjriew home for ho was ojie of Powells best citizens Yli Irvine Items Irvine Herald firs Norman Taylor of Afton Indian Territory is visiting rela tivefiat Kings Station Mrs Lucinda Turner is in a critical condition at tho home of leer daughter Mrs Montio Pow ell Tlfbiuoard walk now seems to bo dfcertninty The proper par lies liiot taken the project in churgin1 Woikillon nence- sliortl It Mr rid Mrs H 11 Garrett and sdu Oscar attended the burial of the infant daughter of B S Garrett on Crooked creek Tuesday Leslie Edwards of College Hill bs been e to wait on the familyofJerry Covey who with the exception of two small children are stricken with small pox The January term of the Estill County Courtwasan exceedingly dull day Very few people came to town owing to th inclement weather ana he smallpox situation j Miss Wilsons school opened up Monday morning under very en couraging conditions A large number of pupils were enrolled and in everyhvay the school will be n success Tho now plank walk will greatly aid the school West d Harris have sold their large tract oftimberlandon Ross creek to R E McConnell of Gate City Vtiat tho price of 5000 Tho jjoundary contains several thousaudjacres of the fin est timber in Estill and Lee counties L The change initheli cC A rail roads time table which went into effect on MoiiSay last will no doubt be of great benefit to the people on this rend of the line The now arrangement affords two mails for Irvinodaily and gives about Richmond withont the necessity of staying lItovr The residence fJHarry Miller Oil Cow creekvas ilestroyed by fire on lost Friday Mr Miller uul his family V reflwayfrom ono rnd the hou 0wa8 almost coiaumed before ling discover ed md the cntir icontents too re4ier with acon ruble sum of- ajoiOy went up in the flames naspossiIlile1 i 1 MACHINE SHOP fiLL KINDS OF Machinery Repaired- We Keep Irj Stock Steam Fittings Belting Hose and Electrical Supplies WE ALSO BUILD Gasoline Engines In 3 5 8 and 12 horse power The best known power for farmers and others printsisL T CHAS HAGAN WINCHESTER KY Since our last issue tho umber of smallpox eases has increas ed to fifteen besides several new cases reported throughout the county While the danger is by no means passed the authorities have kept it confined to time few families in which time dlseas first developed and hopes are en tertained that all danger will be eliminated within a short while Announcement has been made to friends of the contracting par ties of the engagement of Miss Cordelia Bull of FrankfQItnn- dMrWPWilliams of this place Miss Bull is a daughter of Mr and Mrs S 0 Bull and is a most attractive young lady Mr Williams is cashier of W T B Williams tC Sons Dank and is ono of Irvines mqst popular young man The wedding will take place at the home of tho bride in Frankfort Thursday Jan 21 Pine Ridge Joe Taylor has rented nnS moved to Bourbon Albert Curtis was here on business last week Ernest Elkin visited at Spout Spring last week W G Everman went to Bour bon county Saturday Ed King and Jim Rupard two traders were in our midst Fri day Rev Irl R Hicks 1904 Almanac The Rev Irl R nicks Almanac for 1904 is now ready It will be mailed to any address for 30 cents It is surprising how such on elegant costly book can be sent prepaid so cheaply No family or person is prepared to study the heavens or the storms and weather in 1004 without this wonderful Hicks Al manac nnd Prof Hicks splendid paper Word and Works Both ore sent for only one dollar a yeur Word and Works is among the best American Magazines Like the Hicks Almanac it Is too wolf known to need further commenda lion Fqw men have labored more faithfully for the public good or found a warmer place in the hearts of the people Send orders to WOIID AND AOIIKB PUll LieniNO Con 2201 Locust St St Louis Mo i Desirable House for Sale We haye listed with us a deaira ble twostory residence with four 25 x 120 feet lots located in the upper portion of town This house tborequlredjout a home some one with little rdoney For particulArs oAll At this office THE Winchester Bai INCORPORATED X H WITUEHSPOON Pres Capital Stock 200000 Surplus 200 We solicit the accounts of mill gals firms and corporations 8 Clay City Hotel J H EATON Prop 5 Table supplied with the best tl markert affoids Everything nei and clean Rates 8100 per daj M BAILEY Merchant anj Cu- stomMILLER CLAY CITY KY Custom work six days in the week Fresh Ground Bolted Meal always on hand Grinds for onesixth tole Lexington Eastern Ry Effective Sept 1 1902 KASTBOUND No 2 No4 Dally ex Bun Dally ex Sun Stations P m AM Lv Lexington 225 745 1 Winchester 310 835 L EJunction 023 837 Clay City 350 013 I Stanton 406 23 Natural Bridge 435 954 Torrent 449 1008 BeattyvllleJuno5ll 10320 O K Junct 611 1120 Ar Jnckson6 63 11UO WESTBOUND No3 No1 Daily ex Sun Stations P M Am Lv Jackson 225 25 0 K Junet 2 80 0 29 BeattyvilleJunc 320 720 1 Torrent 847 744 II Natural Bridge 401 801 Stanton 40 8i8 Clay City 439 8371 LTJunction6IJ 010 Wltclt niter 520 023 ArLoxii gton 005 1010 Nog Sand 4 make close connections for Onnnel City and points on the O K Division r dally except Sunday Nos land 3 connect at L A E junction with 0 AO for MtSterling and local points Nos 1 and 2 connect at Bcatty ville Junction with L A for Beatty ville daily except Sunday J R BARR OIUB SCOTT Gen Manager Gen Pass Agt E E WEST With Siimons HardwaroCo St louIs Mo will make regular trips throuh this section Freight equalized with Louisville and Cincinnati houspf MEAT MALT 1HH IDEAL TONIO AND RECONSTRUCTIVE Therek LUe sail Strength la Every Drop A scientific combination of the essential coocUtuents of PRIME BEEF and PURE OLD MALT Louisville Ky Juearr u ton 1IEAT MALT CO LouUvUU Ky Gcnlkmtn Harlnz examined Meat and Halt repantlon adbetnathoroughlyacvuatatedwith- a Ion and ode of manufacture can aetothat ItIaneffitcl Deeand blood tonic tt excites th alpetlt and invigoratesdkrostion and rda tune s 1I a dlaeueutteadedwtthdebWIY Yours truly L D KASTENBIHE M D IxmlrrUlo College of Pharmacy MEAT1 MALT 1I iMtlmvlOm K r t i ah ji- a