The Madisonville Meteor - And Commonwealth - (Madisonville, Tex.), Vol. 34, No. 50, Ed. 1 Thursday, March 8, 1928 Page: 4 of 8
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THE MADISONVILLE METEOR
— and Commonwealth —
J. A. KNIGHT, Editor and Prop.
In the county, year—r. $1.50
In the county, 6 months .75
Out of county, year 2.00
Out of county, 6 months 1.00
Entered as second-class matter
January 19, 1895, at the post-office in
Madisonville, Texas, under the act of
March 8, 1879.
Notice of Church services and meet-
ings of societies will be published free
when no admission fee is charged and
no other charge is made.
THURSDAY, MARCH 8.
MUNICIPAL ELECTION NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that an
election will be held in the court
house in the city of Madisonville, Tex-
as, on the first Tuesday in April, the
same being the third day of said
month, for the purpose of electing
three Aldermen and Mayor, they to
serve two years from date of their
election, or until their successors shall
have been duly elected and qualified.
J. M. Roberts is hereby appointed
presiding judge of said election, and
he shall appoint two judges and two
clerks to assist him in holding said
election and shall be governed by the
general laws of the State of Texas
Done by order of the city council
of the city of Madisonville, Texas, at
a regular session thereof, held on the
5th day of March, A. D. 1928.
J. M. DAY, Mayor.
Attest: Ross Knight, City Secretary,
Notice of Sale of Real Estate Under
The State of Texas, County of Madi-
son, in the District Court of Madi-
son County, Texas.
Farmers State Bank, Plaintiff, vs.
R. J. Randolph, Defendant.
Whereas, by virtue ^qf an Alias Ex-
ecution issued out of the District
Court of Madison County, Texas, on
a judgment rendered in said Court on
the 13th day of December, A.. D. 1927,
in favor of the said. (Farmers State
Bank and against the said R. j. Ran
dolph. No. 114-A onthe docket of
said court, I did, on the 29th day of
February, A. D. 1928, at 4 o'clock p.
m., levy upon the following described
tiact or parsel of land lying and sit-
uated in the County of Madison, and
the State of Texas, and belonging to
the said R. J. Randolph, to wit:
Being Twenty (20) acres of land,
more or less, a part of the Neil Mc-
Cloud & J. H. Robinson tract in the
J. S. Collard League (Survey), in
Madison County, Texas, and described
by metes and bounds as follows:
Beginning at the N. W. Cor. of the
New Cemetery on the W. line of the
original Town Tract; Thence S. 25 E.
with said line 515 vts to a stake for
Cor. same being the N. E. Cor. of the
Upchurch 1-acre tract; Thence S: 65,
W. with the N; line of said Up-
church one-acre tract and the North
line of the W. F. Compton tract, and
the N. line of the J. M. Brownlee one
acre tract 360 vrs to the N. W. Cor. of
said Brownlee tract; Thence N. 25 W
with the W. line of the Robinson and
McCloud tract 515 vrs to a stake for
Cor.; Thence N. 65 E. 360 vrs to the
place of beginning, save and except
the J. R. Burtis 1-2 acre tract, the
Lou Smith one-acre tract, the Elmo
McCloud 2 1-2 acre tract, the Mounch
Curry two acre tract, the Mariah Ol-
iver 1-4 acre tract, the Dave Bird Lot,
the colored church i-2 acre tract, the
Colored School one-acre tract, the
Bessie Williams 2 1-4 acrc tract and
Neet Dinkins 2 1-4 acre tra^t, leaving
approximately (20) Twenty acres of
land, to satisfy said judgment ren-
dered in said court ail above described
and mentioned, to the amount 'of Two
Thousand and Three Hundred Six-
teen ($2,316.21) and 21-100 Dollars,
and the sum of Eight ($8.10) and 10-
100 DOLLARS as costs of Court ad-
judged therein with the further costs
of executing this writ; And on the 3rd
day of April, A. D. 1928, being the
first Tuesday of said month, between
the hours of 10 o'cl6ck A. M. and 4
o'clock P. M., on said day, at the
Court House door of said county, I
will offer for sale and sell at public
auction, for cash, all the right, title
and interest of the said R. J. Ran-
dolph in and to said property.
Dated this the 29th day of Febru-
ary, A. D. 1928, at Madisonville, Tex-
J. R. GIBSON,
Sheriff, Madison county. 50-3tc.
Notice of Application for Letters—
Estates of Decedents.
THE STATE OF TEXAS,
To all Persons interested in the Es-
tate of Martha Ann Steele, Deceased.
W. W. Steele has filed in the County
Court of Madison County, an applica-
tion for the Probate of the Last Will
and Testament of the said Martha
Ann Steele, and for Letters Testa-
mentary, which will be heard at the
next Term of said Court, commencing
the First Monday in April, A. D. 1928,
at the Court House thereof, in the
town of Madisonville, at which time
all persons interested in said Estate
may appear and contest said applica-
tion should they desire to do so.
Herein Fail Not, But have you then
and there before Bald court this Writ,
with your return thereon endorsed,
showing how you have executed the
Given under my hand and the seal
of said Court, March 5th, A. D. 1928.
(L.S.) _ V. MAYNARD,
Clerk County Court, Madison County,
E. R. Hawkins left Thursday for
Greenville, where he will visit with
his children and relatives for a
while. We hope he will have a pleas-
ant trip and returns to Madisonville
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Powdar. Sold by
JNO. R. BURTIS DRUG O).
THE STATE OF TEXAS,
To the Sheriff or any Constable of
You are hereby commanded to
cause the following notice to be pub-
lished in a newspaper of general circ-
ulation which has been continuously
and regularly published for a period
of not less than one year preceding
the date of the notice in ..the county
of Madison, State of Texd&, and*?oii
shall cause said notice to be printed
at least once each week for the period
of ten <^yx exclusive- first day
of publication before ]t^ie return day
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