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I I i THE CLAY J CITY TIMES0 I to i 50 Cents a Year in Advance We are here to help Clay City the Surrounding Country and Onrselves J B Burgher Publisher VOL 9 CLAY CITY KY THURSDAY JUNE 91904 NO 2U u The Ball Game The game of bt411played at this r place Sunday afternoon between the home teamjind the Lexing ton boys resulted in defeat for the visitortiba score of 10 to 0 This was the first game of the t eeasqn and was a very interest ing one The Lexington team is a strong one 1Rnd since some of Clay Citys best players had left the city it was doubtful whether they would be able to win the game or not but they won in a jiffy The Clay City team won in every game played last year except on two occasions and they seem determined to do the same again though considering the loss of players they can hard ly expect this Ne Insurance Company The Commonwealth Insurance Company has been organized at Louisville with 2000000 capital stock The company has been incorporated under the laws of Kentucky Sliver in Jessamine County Sim Demoree a Jessamine county farmer has found a large deposit of silver ore on his farm The ussayists at the State College pronounce the ore very rich We Flooring Blinds ATarandas Pickets Stairways a and Fronts To the Democrats of Pbwell County- I this method of announc ing myself as a candidate for the office of Assessor at the ensuing election of county officers sub ject to the action of the Demo cratic party of Powell county- I was n candidate for this of fice on a former occasion with prospects for the nomination but in the interest of harmony I withdrew from the contest And now from promises made me when I withdrew four years ago and at the solicitation of friends I am vain a candidate for the nominationIt reported that I was not a citizen of Powell county poll books will testify that I have been a citizen of the couii ty for eight years and the tax book will prove the same- Respectfully J W WOOLERY Are You far Sighted you hold the book or paper at arms length to pet the proper focus If so a careful examination now and the use proper glasses will set you right There is worse trouble ahead if vou fail to note warning W T WEBB Optician ECONOMYI Means Best goods at Lowest Prices This is the place you are looking forShimfessels old stand Enjoying a larger share of public patronage than ever before I wish to call the attention of the general public to the fact that I have received my new Spring Goods and am now better prepared than ever to comply with the demands of my custom ers My stock islarge and fresh embracing everything found in the line of General Merchandise the Best Quality and LowestPrices r The Dress Goods Departmenti- s complete in every detail the finest to be found in Clay City In the Line of Fine Footwear- my stock cannot be excelled Fresh Clean and UptoDate A Nice Line of Ladies HatsI of the Very Latest Parisian Styles just received See them before purchasing elsewhere My prices are strictly RIGHT Goods promptly delivered to all parts of the City Phone 88 a1 I Clay City Ky Ii MgQUfacture Sash t doorsa Ceiling Weatherboarding hi g1lls Etc Store take fair The Must of j C Shimfessel I KentuckyREbIANE flMFG C1Winchester 0 We are Headquarters for Building Paper IFeltR000ngFlintoldRoofing JV nndEtc itt t tioTa 1 Jt i f j SendUS Your liistirnates r 1 t jPrpmf Shipments I vI V 1 q ati I 1t I t The Convention Pusuant to the call of the County Chairman the Democrats of Powell county met in mass convention In the court house at Stanton KYh Saturday June 4 1004 for the purpose of selecting delegates to attend the State convention in Louisville June 8 The meeting being called to or der Judge W T Webb of Olay City was made chairman of the convention and Romulus Jack son of Stantoh secretary On motion the delegates were instructed to vote for the Hon 0 B Hill for delegate to the National Convention from the Tenth Congressional district Senator James B McCreary was indorsed for Delegate from the State at largo and Jas N Kehoe received tln ountys instruction for State chairman The following Democrats were selected to attend the State convention W T Webb J M Kennon LemmingJH G Walters 0 W Barnett D R Daniel Albert Johnson PhilipsThosM R Lyle = Jas Williams B L Forkner R Jackson Geo M Derickson and all oth er good Democrats who may attend from this county Long tobe Remembered Show The notfirious Sells tC Downs show which exhibited in this city two years ago wringing hundreds of dollars from our people in various unscrupulous ways has again hit the State to resume their plunderings We hope it willsteer clear of Clay Oity for our people have not the floating cash to spare at this time It is true enough that in some cases the motive which prompted the victims to act robbed them but they could not have been robbed without a slick trap We cer tainly dont need such shows in Kentucky Kill the Pests Many gardeners fail in raising cucumbers and melons on account of the ravages of the striped mel on bug diabrotica vittata The pest is easily controlled Take four ounces of soap and boil in one quart of water until soap is dissolved Add four tablespoonfuls of coal oil Beat while hot for ten minutes This quantity will last all summer if put away in a cool place rake one table spoonful of the jelly to bucket of water stirring together Water the vines once6r twice a week This mixture will not injure the most delicate plant and is a perfect insecticideExrV Irvine Herald Mr and Mrs TJIOSA Willims are visiting Mr and Mrs VP Smith at Somerset Miss Lillie Tlpton who has been visiting Mrs Boltz in Georgia re turned homo Wednesday Harrison Witt and wife who have been undertreatmentot Dr Gibson of Richmond the past month are much improved jR vAllcn whowaa pastor of Ijt r the Methodist church here a number of yaars ago is in the midst of a revival at Wisemantown services are attracting large crowds and soy eral additions have been made to toe church I The residence of Mr Rhodes at Cedar Grove was destroyed by fire Saturday morning The fire was discovered by Mr John Shepherd who was passing and with the as sistance of a few women he succeeded in removing a small portion of the furniture Burton Smith railroad agent at Millers Creek and son of R W Smith sustained a broken leg on Friday iifternoon Mr Smith was horseback riding on Millers creek some distance above the depot and in attempting to rido through a gate the stirrup leather caught on the latch jerking the horse against the post and breaking his leg just above the ankle Snow Creek Rev Prather of Richmond will preach at Log Lick Sunday Miss Jessis Lowry of Ford is the guest of relatives here The funeral of Mrs Minnie King at Log Lick Sunday was largely attended Mr and Mrs R A Boone of Pilot View were the guests of T A Ogens family Saturday and Sunday Mr and Mrs Thos Wood and son Albert and daughter Miss Maggie were in Winchester Fri day on business We hope the people in this vi cinity will donate liberally for the bridge that will be built at Waltersville soon It will be a great convenience to our people in this part of the county A New York young man has brought an action for 2000 dam ages against a girl who hugged him so hard that she broke one of his ribs True to the Minute is the way your watch should keep time If it doesnt it needs fixing You should take it to W T Webb at ones and have him repair It for you A guarantee of one year goes with all work- Desirable House for Sale We have listed with us a desira ble twostory residence with four 25 x 120 feet lots located in the upper portion of town This house contains 7 roome with the required outbuildings Is a nice home for some one with little money For particulArs cAll At this office Sweet Potato Slips For Sale I have a large supply of sweet potato slips for sale ready for transplanting by May 10th Three leading varieties J W Mize Vaughns Mill Ky Black Creek Lime Works- R S NOEL ProprietorC- LAY CITY KY LLinUnslackend any quantity Will sell to dealer or consumer at Lowest Prices Will deliver at Clay City or sell at the kilns 020 Does your head ache when you read If so you are in need of a pair of glasses properly fit to your eyes See WIT Webb the op tician c SHOE SHOP Opposite J B Eaton Store I am prepared to make andre pair Boots and Shoes and also mendanything in the Rubber Line and repair Saddles and Harness Regular worK days in eachweek rNDAY TUESDAY FRIDAY and SATURDAY WESLEY GARRETT Clay City Ky a at The Balance- Wheel s Look inside your watch a moment The balance wheel is making 18000 S vibrations an hour if its in good condition If the movement is slug J gh theres something wrong It will move 3058 miles in a year and- S requires less than onetenth of u drop of oil to make it run But it needs J S that little badly The least degree of friction on the bearings alters the motion Dont take chances Let me clean and oil and put your watch J in order for a year It will pay ant satisfy you WEBB theJeweler CLAY CITY ii Married Life is likely to be happier for those young folks who providing for S the future open a Savings Ac count If you will call at our office we shall be pleased to explain to you the workings of our Savings Department REMEMBER that we pay 3 per cent interest compounded every six months on savings deposits Clay City National Bank i City City Ky Me i PROFESSIONAL CARDS tW4N1MMNW11NNhNNNN1WMhNMU 4WNIpp4W Dr C B DICKSONI DENTIST CLAY CITY KYI R A IRVIN M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON CLAY CITY KY B LlTTLEPAQE M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON AY OIVY KY BAt SMITHM D PHYSICIAN AND BURGEON CLAY CITY KY J c- r a uJ THE CLAY ICITY TIMES iL I At1 j 50 Cents a Year in Advance We are here to help CIayCitythe Surrounding Country and Ourselves J E Burgher Publisher lot VOL 9CLAYCITY ET t THURSDAY JUNE 91904 NO 2H The Ball Game 1The ball playedat this place Sunday afternoon between the home teamjind the Lexing ton boys resulted in defeat for the visitors bVa score of 10 to 0 This was the first game of the I eeappji and vas a very interest ing ore The Lexington team is a strong one1and since some of Clay Citys best players had left the city it was doubtful whether they would be able to win the game or not but they won in a jiffy The Clay City team won in every game played last year except on two occasions and they seem determined to do the same again thoughconsidering the loss of players they can hard ly expect this Ne Insurance Company The Commonwealth Insurance Company has been organized at Louisville with 2000000 capital stock The company has been incorporated under the laws of Kentucky Sliver in Jessamine County Sim Demoree a Jessamine county farmer has found a large deposit of silver ore on his farm The essayists at the State College pronounce the ore very rich Sash Bintia Pickets Stairways 6hinglee and Fronts To the Democrats of Pbwell County- I take this method of announc ing myself as a candidate for the office of Assessor at the election of county officers sub ject to the action of the Demo cratic party of Powell county- I was candidate for this of fice on a former occasion with fair prospects for the nomination but in the interest of harmony I withdrew from the contest And now from promises made me when I withdrew four years ago and at the solicitation of friends I am main a for the nominationIt reported that I was not citizen of Powell county The poll books will testify that I have been a citizen of the county for eight years and the tax book will prove the same RespectfullyJ Are You far Sighted Must you hold the book or paper at arms length to pet the proper fo cus If so careful examination now and the use of proper glasses will set you right There is worse trouble ahead if fail to note warning W T WEBB Optician ECONOMYw Means Best goods at Lowest Prices This is the place you are looking forShimfessels old stand Enjoying larger share of public patronage than ever before I Wish to call the attention of the general public to the fact that I have received my new Spring Goods and am now better prepared than ever to comply with the demands of my custom ers My stock ielarge and fresh embracing everything found in the line of General Merchandise tho Best Quality and LowestPrices sThe Dress Goods Departmenti- s complete in every detail the finest to be found in Clay City t In the Line of Fine Footwearm- y stook cunnot be excelledFresh Clean and UptoDate A Nice Line of Ladies Hats- of the Very Latest Parisian Styles just received See them before purchasing elsewhere My prices are strictly RIGHT Goods promptly delivered to all parts of the City Phone 88 I oJ KentuckyC Sliirnfessei I Ti Rflbl1NeflMFG Go Winchester Ky We Manufacture Flooring doorsCelllng Weatherboarding 3Tarandie Etc Store ensuing candidate vou I I t1 j t n a a a We are Headquarters for BuildingPnper Felt + fi I FiintoldRoofing andEtc i I t tItr i j i t n J f I a Seinidus Your Estimates 1C V f I iFrOrnt Shipments I ItIr + I I The Convention Pusuant to the call of the County Chairman the Democrats of Powell county met in mass convention in the court house at Stanton Kt Saturday June 4 1004 for the purpose of selecting delegates to attend the State convention in Louisville June 8 The meeting being called to or der Judge W T Webb of Clay City was made chairman of the convention and Romulus Jack son of Stantoh secretary On motion the delegates were instructed to vote for the Hon 0 B Hill for delegate to the National Convention from the Tenth Congressional district Senator James B McCreary was indorsed for Delegate from the State at largo and Jas N Kehoe received thdcountys instruction for State chairman The following Democrats wer selected to attend the State convention W T Webb J M Kennon LemmingJH G Walters C W Barnett D R Daniel Albert Johnson PhilipsThosM R Lyle Jas Williams B L Forkner R Jackson Geo M Derickson and all oth er good Democrats who may attend from this county I Long tobe Remembered Show The notorious Sells Downs show which eflhibited in this city two years ago wringing hun dreds of dollars from our people in various unscrupulous waysI has again hit the State to resume their plunderings We hope itI willsteer clear of Clay City for our people have not the floating cash to spare at this time It is true enough that in some cases the motive which prompted the victims to act robbed them but they could not have been robbed without a slick trap We cer tainly dont need such shows in Kentucky Kill the Pests Many gardeners fail in raising cucumbers and melons on account of the ravages of the striped mel on bug diabrotica vittata The pest is easily controlled Take four ounces of soap and boil in one quart of water until soap is dissolved Add four tablespoon fulsof coal oil Beat while hot for ten minutes This quantity will last all summer if put away in a cool place Take one table spoonful of the jelly to bucket of water stirring together Water the vines onceVor twice a week This mixture will not injure the most delicate plant and is a perfect insecticideExIrvine Irvine Herald Mr and Mrs Thosv Willims are visiting Mr and Mrs VP Smith at Somerset Miss Lillie Tlpton who has been visiting Mrs Boltz in Georgia re turned home Wednesday Harrison Witt and wife who have been under treatment of Dr Gibson of Richmond the past month are much improved M RevAllen whowas pastor of a jtJf the Methodist church here a number of yaars ago is in the midst of a revival at Wisemantown services ore attraoting large crowds and sev eral additions have been made to the church The residence of Mr Rhodes at Cedar Grove was destroyed by fire Saturday morning The fire was discovered by Mr John Shepherd who was passing and with tho as sistance of a few women he succeeded in removing a small portion of the furniture Burton Smith railroad agent at Millers Creek and son of R W Smith sustained a broken leg on Friday ifternoon Mr Smith was horseback riding on Millers creek some distance above the depot and in attempting to rldo through gate the stirrup leather caught on the latch jerking the horse against justeSnow Creek Rev Prather of Richmond will preach at Log Lick Sunday Miss Jessis Lowry of Ford is the guest of relatives here The funeral of Mrs Minnie King at Log Lick Sunday was largely attended Mr and Mrs R A Boone of Pilot View were the guests of T A Ogens family Saturday and Sunday Mr and Mrs Thos Wood and son Albert and daughter Miss Maggie were in Winchester Fri day on business We hope the people in this vicinity will donate liberally for the bridge that will be built at Waltersville soon It will be a great convenience to our people in this part of the county A New York young man has brought an action for 2000 damages against a girl who hugged him so hard that she broke one of his ribs True to the Minute is the way your watch should keep time If it doesnt it needs fix ing You should take it to W T Webb at once and hove him repair it for you A guarantee of one year goes with all work- Desirable House for Sale We have listed with us a desira ble twostory residence with four 25 x 120 feet lots located in the upper portion of town This house contains 7 roome with the required outbuildings Is a nice home for some one with little money For particulars Cell At this office Sweet Potato Slips For Sale I have a large supply of sweet potato slips for sale ready for transplanting by May 10th Three leading varieties J W Mize Vaughns Mill Ky Black Creek Lime Works R S NOEL ProprietorC- LAY CITY KY Unslackend Lime in any quanti ty Will sell to dealer or consumer at Lowest Prices Will deliver at Clay City or sell at the kilns 020 f youIeyes See W T Webb the optician c SHOE SHOP Opposite J D Eatong Store I am prepared to make and re pair Boots and Shoes and also mendanything in the Rubber Line and repair Saddles and Harness Regular worK days in each week rNDAY TUESDAY FRIDAY and SATURDAY WESLEY GARRETT Clay City Ky C The Balance i Wheel I Look inside watch a moment The balance wheel is making 18000 vibrations an hour if its in good condition If the movement is slu J gish theres something wrong It will move 3558 miles in a year and S requires less than onetenth of u drop of oil to make it run But it needs J that little badly The least degree alterstheme clean and oil and put your watch in order for a year It will pay ant satisfy yo- uWEBB J the Jeweler CLAY CITY i Married Life sis likely to be happier for those young folks who providing for the future open a Savings Ac j countIf willcall at our office we shall be pleased to explain to you the workings of our Savings Department REMEM BER that we pay 3 per cent interest compounded every six months on savings deposits j i Clay City National Bank Clay City Kyi PROFESSIONAL CARDS NPNMdJwMNVPNhMNNM41yyMY4NhpVMDr I DENTIST CLAY CITY KYI R A IRVIN M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON OLAY CITY KY B LlTTLEPAOE M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON AY 91Y KY BR SMITH M D PHYSICIAN AND SURGEON CLAY CITY KY s GOOD FLOUR Is the fdun oton of sfulBread Making Pastry Making Good Cooking The housewife who has been long ing for a flour that combines all the I good qualities should try Mansfields Flour Contains all the nutrition of the wheat tastes good bakes light Buy BEST PATENT or MOUN TAIN LILY of your grocer and have better bread in your home RC Mansfield Son RQ88LYN KY SPOUT SPRING Some lambs have Men sold in this section at five cents per pound Mr and Mrs R Hood Curtis visited friends in Clay City Sunday Mr and Morgan Gravett of Vaughns Mill were guests of friends here Sunday Misses Dollie Christopher an Nora Todd visited friends in Clay City yesterday Mrs J H Burgher of Lexing ton is Visiting her sisterin law Mrs Belle Burgher Elder B S Burger of nea Winchester was here the last o the week on a business mis sionMr A J Barnett has had eight head of cattle to die re cently from a peculiar and unknown trouble Mr and Mrs John W Daw son of Heidelberg visited the latters parents Mr and Mrs W J Barnett a few days this weeksElder J T Tul pin of Ric Station fill d the stand at th Baptist church Saturday and Sunday He will supply for tile church again at its next regular meeting Reinstated Messrs II C Witt and Eugene Witt of Estill county have been notified by Commissioner of Inter nal Revenue Yerkes under date o May 23rd that theyare reinstated in service Some months since they were surprised to receive noti ficntion from Washington that their resignations had been accepted They denied having written any resignations trod declared them forgeries An investigation was sot no foot and it results in their reinstatement It hasbeen a most peculiar case Surely theyshould know whether they resigned or wished to resign The result is vindication for them Richmond Pantagraph It is a remarkable fact that in the very midst of this Republican cam paign prosperity the big factories and railroads are reducing wages and laying off men It is a great pity for the g or p that windpud din will not fill dinnerpails an ease craving stomachs sl r THE TIMES rtJHLISIlED EVERY THURSDAY J E Burgher Publisher Sntscription Rates SO Cents per year in ad vance otherwise 75 Cents Entered as secondclass mail matter Thursday June 9 1904 CLUB RATES For the convenience of our subscribers we have arranged club rates with the following papers at prices below mentioned The TIMES and CourierJournal 100 II Cincinnati Enquirer 110 CI Louisville Commercial 75 CI Home and Farm 75 ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR SUPERINTENDENT OF SCHOOLS 11 A IRVIN Sit Is a candidate for the office of Superintendent of Schools of Powell county subject to the action of the Democratic party FOR ASSESSOR JAMES AV WOOLERY is a candidate for Assessor of Powell County subject to the action of the Democratic party The Curfew Law The TIMES has always been an advocate of the Curfew law and itseems that the City Council of Clay City is also awake to the necessity of such an ordinance and the same was to have been intro duced at the regular meeting last night but what disposition was made of same is not known at this time Wednesday after ofdas other towns They are good hearted fellows but they dont know how annoying they are to older people They have good parents but they cant always accompany them on the streets misf are The situation is bad and the only way out seems to be in the passage of the Curfew ordinance Let a whistle be blown promptly each night and see the brave hearts march home in good bed time It may be hard on the ac tive youngsters but it is better for them and after they get us ed to going to bed at nights in stead of going out on the streets theirebetteretoo besides the public benefit I Some Smooth Sailing Teddy is not so adverse to be ing nominated now as he was four years ago when he said he would not receive a nomination if given him but later capitulat ed and ran for VicePresident prot inatehimselfHehns selected former Qov Black of New York to place him in nomination and has named Henry Cummings a Ma ryland negro as best suited to second his nomination The speeches lave been submitted to the czar for his correction and indorsement Teddy is sailing serenelyland the calm he is experienc moreobligling he starts upSaltriver after the tempestuouS defeat wielded him by untranqmeled Democracy In this issue the an 1Vooleryforsubject to the action of Democ agentled and is a rockribbed dyedinthe S wool Democrat who con bust that he never scratched a tick et Mr Woolery has been a resident of this county for sometime coming from our neighboring county of Estill eight years ago He has a strong following and will make a good race and if elected j will make a good of ficer Thereis more Catarrh in this see tion of the country than eli other diseases put together and until the last few years was supposed to be incurable Fora great many years doctors pronounced it a local disease and prescribed local remedies and by constantly failing to cure with local treatment pronounced it in curable Science has proven ca tarrh to be a constitutional disease and therefore requires 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rjose and Electrical Supplies WE ALSO BUILD Gasoline Engines In 8 5 8 and powers The best known power for farmers and others paperafeprfatedis ILT CHAS HAGM nrQpeTOD 9v 4 GO TO MRS WILLIAMSDRUGGISTS Clay City Ky Patent Medicines Paints Oil Sundries Stationery and Etc Prescriptions carefully compounded 1t The Whitest White Cake nuf The Lightes Light Rolls And Flakiest Biscuit Are Made When You Use Pearl and Bakers Pride Flour i Take no Other Every Sick Guaranteed r MANUFACTURED BY J A CAIN VERSAILLES KY I Sold by our LeadingJUerchants 724 IIJR H GJURTISv leader in General Merchandise and Country Produce Make Pricepiid for Railroad TiesI Spout Spring = Kentucky 5 Your Patronage Solicited f t 1 1 tHE TIME I AN ALL HOMEMADE PAFER THURSDAY JUNE 9 1904 LOCAL BREVITIES n Judge Wills of Sage was in tho city Monday The IJA lias put on a Sun day train to run from Versailles to Beattyvillo W G Patrick merchant and postmaster at Kimbrell was in the city yesterday Mr and Mrs Marvin Eubank of Spout Spring were trading with the Clay City merchants yesterday Messrs B F Wright and Jas F McKinney trio leading citi zeUs of Spout Spring were transacting i business in the city Tuesday ru There is said to be a bountiful yield of blackberries everywhere f and it is a great pity that we have no canning factory to preserve them J B Eaton and his mother Mrs J H Eaton attended the funeral of the hatters niece J1Irs C R King deceased at Log 4 Lick Sunday The annual meeting of the Lexington Conference is in ses sion at Mt Sterling this week i The Methodist church at Clay City belongs to this Conference A P Steele has bought he- R B Moore property on Eighth Street for 1200 The property is desirable and will be oc iupied by Mr Steele in a short v time Mrs Nannie M Hauls of Glonwood Iowa together with a dozen pore navies have been ad ded to our list the past few days which proves the popularity of the TIMKS J Crews Rush is attending the meeting of the United Tie Mak rtHSAssociation now in session at St Louis Mo Ho is the ropre i sontative of Olimax Stave and Tie Company J Wo were not ablb to attend the Democratic convention at Stan f ton Saturday but through the kindness of the Secretary Mr Romulus Jackson we are able to give a report of same Business seems to leave been a little livelier with our merchants the past week than usual partic ularly so with thi advertising business man who always leads thai less enterprising fellow Mr Hopkins of Lexington gave free stereoptican lectures at the Christian church Monday and Tuesday nights The views were of a high moral and relig ious character The attendance was large TB Ware of Virden gave us a very pleasant call on Tues day Mr Ware is a prospective candidate for Sheriff and will make a strong race as lie has served the people very eflicient ly in this capacity oiie term a low years ago Oscar Maokey of Vaughns Mill has lost several head of cat tie this spring train some un known trouble but it is believ ed to bo caused by sonic poison herb they rick up in thepasture Others in the comity have also 1 rM lost some cattle under like cir cumstances i Died at Prayer Meeting Robert Woodward sixtyfive died very suddenly in the church on South Fork Wednesday night last week during prayer meet ing Ho had just offereda very fervent prayer and expired in a few minutes afterwards Ho was Confederate veteran and a good citizen i A Double Tragedy Louis Puckett and John Mer ril engaged in a duel at or near Elkins store at Iron Mound Es till county Sunday and both were seriously wounded Merril is dead and Puckett lay with gun shot wound in bowels which must porve fatal An old grudge is said to have provoked the trouble Back Home Again Mr John W Henry who has been at Martinsville Ind for several weeks trying the famous treatment for rheumatism returned homo Monday evening and is now visiting his daughter Mrs 0 0 Eaton at Vaughns Mill Mr Henry looks much better but we are sorry to say that the treatment did not alto gether cure him though it helped him considerably On the Programme Dr B Littlepage will read a paper on Alkaloiday Medication at the coming meeting of the Kentucky Valley Medical Af sociation at Torrent June 1017 Dr C D Mansfield of Stanton will also read a paper on Remit- tent Fever at this meeting These meetings have become quite popular with the Doctors in this section There is talk of doing away with the semiannual meeting and just meeting once a yeaKin the future Dont Like to Miss an Issue Notwithstanding sickness and other hinderances the TIJIES clime out last week though a lit tIc late and probably not us bright asusual We are thankful how ever to be able to get it out at a late hour for we certainly would dislike to missau issue Our disap pointment might not be so great were it not for our hundreds of weekly readers who anxiously and eagerly peruse the contents ouch week It is their disappointment which pains us and not the per sonal loss to the publisher by the missing of a single issue Wo certainly have been blessed since being among you to not miss an issue in over two years and we hope to be as appointing in the future Made Young Again One of Dr Kings New Life Pills each night for two weeks has put me in my teens again writes D H Turner of Dumpseytowri I Pa Theyre the best in the world for Liver Stomach and Bowels Puielyvegetable Never gripe Only 25c at SwannDay Lbr Gos r store S Curtis Jett the notorious Breathitt county murderer be his life sentence in the penitentiary at Frankfort Monday He was put to work in the clair factpry Quick Arrest- J A Gulledge Qf Verbena Ala was tvlce in the hospital from a severe case of piles causing 24 tu mors After doctors andall ireme dies failed BucklenB Arniqu Salve quickly arrested further inflama tiont and cured hiIt conquers aches and kills pain 25i utSwannn Daylbr os store k wr s r- W64r t I 4 Henry Wattorson is over in Missouri making Democratic speeches That sounds like old times again A Startling Test To save ajife Dr T G Mer ritt of No Mehoopany Pgmade- a startling tentresulting in a won derful cure He writesn patient was attacked with violent hemor rhages caused by ulceration of the stomach I hud often found Elec trio Bitters excellent for acute stomachand liver troubles so I prescribed them The patient gain ed from the first and has not had an attack in 14 months lice tile Bitters are positively guaran teed for Dyspepsia Indigestion Constipation and Kidney troubles Try them Only 50o at Swann Day Lbr Cos A Sure Thing It is said taut nothing is sure ex cept death and taxes but that is not altogether true Dr Kings New Discovery for Consumption is a sure cure for all lungand throat troubles Thousands can testify to that lIrsO BTan Metre of Shepherdtown W Va says I had a severe case of Bron chitis and for a year tried everything I heard of but got no relief One bottle of Dr Kings New Dis covery then cured me absolutely Its infallible for Croup Whooping Cough Grip Pneumonia and Con sumption Try it Its guararan teed by Swann Day Lbr Co Merchants Trial bottles ffee Keg sizes 50c i00- Desirable nouse for Rent A nice twostory residence in the eastern portion of the city Will be for rent May 1st The house has seven rooms with pan tries and etc and all necessary out buildings For particulars call on J E Burgher atthe TRIES office 1 House For Sale Cottage of four rooms in good re pair with four lots j in western portion of town Good water conveni ent FRANK JOHNSON For Sale A two story business house on 7th ave 4 lots well improved suit able for business or dwelling For further information apply to James Bloom MILLINERY I have a consignment of beautiful millinery of the latest style at my residence in the western portion of the city which I offer for sale at reasonable prices See me before buying MISS NETTIE PAYNE Clay City Ky KENTUCKY DAY AT THE WORDS FAIR THE BANNER DAY THE EXPOSITION The Henderson Route The Official Line for KentuckiansGovernor the Louis ville Board of Trade the Commer ciaLClub and theMerchants and Manufacturers Association have chosen the ponular Henderson Route as the Offiiilll Line to St Lou is for the great Kentuky Day Cole bratiion When purchasing your tickets ask for them oyerthe Henderson Route the Free Reclining Chair pCar4 1 INSURE WITH P A LYON 6c SON The Lending Insurance Agents 61 EuMteni I cutuclcy Over 200000000 Represented Every one who knows anything about insurance know they are leaders in this line Startling Facts I A E1 BARtlETT SON Set the Pace and Hold the Lead With our Mammoth Store filled from bottom to topwith Nice New Clean Standard Goods bought in the best mar kets of the East We can supply you with any thing you needat prices so low as to make you wonder how we got the- mEverything I from t Daper 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 him a INCORPORATED Pres Capital Stock 200000 Surplus 200 DO We soliciHhe accounts individuals and corporations 848 M J R CLAY CITY KY A Clean Shave Fashionable Cuts Shampooing and all kinds Hair Tonics You will all ways find keen razors and clean tows Laundry Agency in Connection I 2iDontfai to give a Bank N H WmiEnsrooN of firms WEBB Tonsorial Artist Nice Hair of calI THEWinchestei M BAILEY Merchant and Cu- stomMILLER CLAY CITY KY Custom work six lays in tbe week Fresh Ground Bolted illegal always on hand Grinds for one sixth toleVi p r r Kimbrell Elder Colby Ragland John Bush and George Brookshire of Olnrk county were here last week and contracted with Gentry tc Puckett for 2400 feet of mans ber to be used the building of Kuckervillo Christian church H B Puckett and John Mer rill two farmers who live near Iron Mound and who have not been on friendly terms for some time became engaged in a shoot ing affray last Sunday afternoon and were both mortally wound ed and both died the following day Sage Floyd Wills went to Chambers Station Monday on business Miss Ethel Wills was the guest of Mrs Loula Benningfield Saturday Mr E E Barton is spending this week Falmouth Ky with parentsMr Wills was at Clay City and Stanton Monday and Tuesday on business Mr rom Steward and family left Monday for Ohio to make that State their future home Messrs Louis Downard and By ron Barton were pleasant callers at Mr Joe WilloughbysSunday- i Messrs B J Willoughby and Byron Braton attended the box supper at North Bend school house Saturday night North Bend A P Friend ntttended the bu rialof D H Crowe on Oat Creek Sunday BLACK DRAUGHTSTOCK POULTRY MEDICINEStock troubles which are not bowel and liver irregularities Black Draught Stock Medi cine is a bowel and liver remedy for stock It puts the of digestion in a condition American breeders and farmers keep their herds and flocks healthy by them an occa sional dose of BlackDraught Stock and Poultry their food Any raiser maybuya 25cent halfpound airtight can of this and keep his stock in vigorous health for weeks gener ally keep BlackDraught Stock and- Poultry Medicine If yours does not send 25 cents for a sample can to the manufacturers The Chattanooga Medicine Co Chats tanooga HOOIIELLB OA Jan 30 1902 BlackDraught Stock and Poultry Medicine la the bent I ever tried Our stock was looking bad when you sent me the medicine and now they are getting 10 tine They are looking 20 per cent better B PBHOCKINaTOtf BO YEARS EXPERIENCE COPY TRADE DC11MARKSI Anyona ieudlng ii aketchand eecrtptlonmay w ber an patentNhDiDCOmmnnlcatlOD aent free Oldest seonnnirpetenta Patents taken through Cq rocclTO o4l nol1fttbont charge InttSj Scientific Jlmericam A wield Lareeet est enlatlon of an scUnUnoi idhysllnewsdealera retri four months II IIIUNNCtlUfBlIlfwa7flew York Stan omco Yubtastow D w- a I 1 Henry Clark with theNowDo minion Oil and Gas Co was hors Saturday on business James Hall of tho Kentucky Military Colleget called on lady friends Sunday afternoon The box supper at the school house Saturday night was a suc cess The receipts amounted to 9211Rev James Kirk tho mountain evnngilist conductedreligi ous services at Rosslyn Sunday morningRev E French the pulpit orator from Illinois preached at the school house Sunday morning and night The New Dominion Oil tC Gas Co drilled on the farm of Win gate Anderson They abandon ed their well without success BEST FOR THE- BOWELS If you htrent reemsr healthy movement of the BeepyonrbowelsVIolent p or pill poison is The smoothest etileit most perfect way of keeping the bowels clear end clean li to take CANDY CATHARTIC EAT EM LIKE CANDY Pleasant Palatable Potent Tatte Good Do Good Never 810kon weaken orOripet 10 25 and CO cents box Write forfree sample and book Ietonhealth Address i 433- Sterllna Remedy Company ChicagO or New York KEEP YOUR BLOOD CLEAN J cut Lion Coffee and cent stamp entitle you the leg ular I either one West Bend- Levi Evermanvisited his parents here last week- SamRayborn of Kiddville at tended church hero Sunday Miss Carrie Everman was vis iting atOlay City last week Mr and Mrs M VV Banahan visited latters parents here SundayMrs Colby Johnson of Stun ton visited her parents here last week Miss Mina Stone of Dodge visited Miss Minnie Hudson here last week Quite a number of Virdens young people attended church here Sunday M M Rorundtree and visited his mother from Saturday until Monday Will Hudson returned 11asbeenEd Everman and Richard John son of Judy visited here Satur day and Sunday Misses Agnes Roberts Jessise and Sallie on Snow Creek last week Robert Swope visited his sis ter at Winchester from Thurs day until Tuesday Henry Couch of St Helen is visiting his brother Harvey Couch at this place 501 00O 00Cash Giv Mf Users o- fLIONCOFFEE Additionbt Regular Free Premiums CONTESTS II Grand o0GGLionHeads Packages premiums Berryvisited FAIR CONTEST attendance Fair Chicago 4 attendance estimates received Woolion Ohio give estimate next 1 1 a Prises50000 each1000oo6 20000 10000 lOOOOO 100000 aleooloo18OOPRIZES Rev Geo W Shepherd and family have returned homo after visit at this place Miss Blanch Roundfree turned homo after visis to grandmother at place Miss Maggie Richardson of Clay City is visiting grand mother Mrs Young this week Mrs Emma Eastin and chil dren of Copperas Creek visited Mrs Robots here Tuesday Mrs Battle Everman of Snow Oreek is at bed side of Will who is very at this writingJ 9 Roberts John Berry Letch er Dalton Charley Young Berry on River week fishing Mesdames Patton Johnson and children of Black Creek visited friends here ono day week Misses Etta Ada Roberts have to their home at OlayiCity after a pleasant visit to their uncle Roberts Misses Etta Roberts James Roberts Edward Hinds attended cream andstraw berry supper atKidd ville Saturday night Swope champion erman lIe caught a shell tur tle week which 31 Inches length weighed pounds from r r Is are going to be liberal than in 1904 6f Lion Coffee only LionHeads cut from the packages be good heretofore for valuable premiums we have always given customers In e the same LionHeads will entitle you to estimates in our 5000000 Grand Prize Contest which will some of our patrons rich men and women You can in as estimates as desired There will be TWO CREAT The first contest will be on the July4th attendance at the St fcoula Worlds Fair the second relates to Total President to be ov 1904 2oouuou will distributed In these contests making 4000000 on the two and to It still more Interesting In addition to this amount we will a First Prize Five from a 2 in addition free to vote contest the I family has WORLDS What will be the total July 4th at the St Louis World At July 1393 the was For In Spice Com panyi office Toledo on or June 30th 1904 we will first prlte for the second prize to the etc etc as Pint Prize s2OOO6o Second Prize 10 Prizes 20 6000 2130 tOTAL I2000OOO a has re a her this J A tho her son low and Al bert were Red this R and J last and returned J A and Agnes and and the R B is the fish soft last was in and 24i If one can beat this let us hear him We more ever to users Not will the the our but make send many Vote For be each of make give to in 283OT nearest correct before nearest correct neatest follows Prizes Prizes her ice any to the one who is nearest correct on both contests and thus your estimates have two Iopportunitlesof winning abig cash prize Printed blanks tolIvote on founa every Lion Coffee Package I The 2 cent stamp covers the expense of our acknowledgment to you timate that Is youresIIPRESIDENTIAL VOTE CONTEST whet will be the told Popular Vote cart for President votes for all candidates combined at the election November lOOn In 1900 election 139536S3 people voted for President For nearest cor reel estimates received In Woolson Spice Cos oftlceTolodO 0 on or before NOT 5 Trill rive first prize for the nearest correct estimate second prize to the lleat nearest etc etc al fOUOWII 1 F1r1 Pr11 s26o0o0 1 Second Frtze 1OOOOO 2 FrlsM SBOOOO each 100000 6 PrUei 20000 100000 10 rrisei 10000 k 100000 20 Prizes eooo 100000 eo Prizes 2000 100000 2BO Prizes 1000 2000001800 Frtzei 600 M 000000 a 2139 niZZI TOTAL S2000000 4279 E4279Dlstrlbutid to the Publicagrrsgaling45000 oII4ltIH1whllw shall gins 1000 t Grocers Cllrks sn particulate LION COFFEE MSM m klill al rud total ei 6000800 i COMPLETE DETAILED PARTICULARS IN EVERY PACKAGE OF I LIONC01FFEEWOOLSON SPICE CO CONTEST DEIITJ TOLEDO OHIO Y t I 1 Clay City Hotel JH EATON Prop n = Table supplied with the best the markers affoids Everything neat andclean Rates 81 50 per day Blue Grass Nurseries SPRING 1904 Trees by the Million I Fr itand Ornamental Shrubs Grapevines Asparagus Rhubarb Small Fruits and everything for Orchard Lawn and Garden No 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