The Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Tex.), Vol. 23, No. 27, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 2, 1906 Page: 3 of 12
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rOIHl*KAK FIltMT DAY IF POHH(>
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FEATURE OF WOODMEN DAY
Fannersvill filiform Hank ami Ju-
venile Drill -Team—Hunduy
It's only a very Hliort time until
the Collin County Ex-Confederate
an«l Old Settlers' picnic and reu-
nion, to be held at Ben^e's park.
Just southwest of town, Wednesday,
Thursday and Friday, AuRiist 8,
and 10, and the Association Is busi-
ly engaged getting matters In readi-
ness for the big event.
As previously stated, the first day
Is to he Confederate day, when the
annual dinner to veterans will be
served at the home of Comrade
W. Klrkpatriek by the Daughters
or the Confederacy. Several pronil
nent speaker* have been Invited and (
are expected to deliver addresaea
on that day. I'nlted States Sena-
tor Charles A. Culberson states that
If he can possibly arrange to do so,
he will be here Confederate day
and deliver an address.
The aecond day, which will be
Woodmen day, will from all indica-
tions. be largely attended by Wood-
men of the World trom all over
Collin County and different portions
of the state. Features of the day
will be the visit of the Uniform
Kank team or tne Farmersvllle,
which is conceded to be one of the
best in the state, and the drill team
of that place composed or tirty-two
lit tie boys and ulrls In unirorm. Two
exhibitions will be given, one at 2
o'clock In the arternoon and the
other at S o'clock that night.
The Sunday schools of the coun-
ty are expected to lie present In
force on the third and last day,
when an $K5 orfjnn is to be pre-
sented the Sunday school having
the largest number of pupils In a
body, accompanied by their super-
A bin barbecue will be served
each day and from all Indentions,
the picnic and reunion Is going to
be one of the best and most success-
ful ever held in Collin county.
WA8 OI'T HY N Mi I to IN DAM.AK
HUNDRED FIFTY STITCHES
Cut in Thirteen IMaoe* Over Rmly-n
Brother of A. Ilullock of
50 acres good farm, mostly black land, moderate improvements,
all in cultivation; 1 1-2 miles of Westminister; .<&*, per acre.
17 acres; black and grey land, improved, 1-2 mile from West-
minister, a good home for $&2.50cper acre.
7;t 1-5 acres fine farm, largely black land, well improved I 1-2
miles from Westminster, $<>2 per acre.
40 acres mostly valley larni t 1-2 miles fr >m Westminster, $45
8 acres, good orchard, Alfalfa meadow, large two story
dwelling in Westminster, a bargain at 61750.
for this and other Westminster property see the
Westminster Realty Co.,
E. G. KING, Sec.
Joe N. Ilullock. formerly of this
city, but now of Dallas, was cut
and badly injured Monday night at
the Owl drtis? store in Dallas, cor-
ner Ervay and Main streets, by a
negro employe of the* store. At
Rimbo of this city was in Dallas at
the time and states that Mr. Bul-
lock, who is a deilveryman, had
Just delivered an order of cream
at the drug store, when the negro
ordered him to take it back to the
rear, when lie refused and the diffi-
culty began. The negro after cut-
ting him, succeeded in making his
escape. Mr. Bullock was cut on
the arms, the legs and the back,
thirteen places in all. and bled pro-
fusely. it was necessary to take
150 stitches in the cuts. He was
taken to the v.'ity Hospital where he
was attended by City Health Officer
T. B. Fisher and his assistants, Drs.
George D. Smart and .1. W. Nash
He suffered a great deal from loss
of blood at the hospital and it was
necessary to inject saline solu-
tions. It is slated that none of the
cuts about the body are regarded as
The injured man was a resident
of McKinney up to a few years ago
and served as night policeman here.
He wivs a brother of A. C. Bullock
I of this city, and his wife, whose
j maiden name was Miss Ivy Mad-
I dox, is a half sister of Mrs. John
Ingram of tnis city.
Mr. Bullock went to Dallas Tues-
day on receipt of news of his
brother's Injuries. Joe's many
friends in McKinney hope for his
look out lor Dowle (Turing the pe-
riod of hfff adversity," said Spelch-
er. "the doctor would be in need
of the necessities of life."
"Since he has returned to 7A0n
he has not received a cervt of the
revenues or the Industries of the
place, which have aw been diverted
by Vollva to his own uses or turned
over to his rrlcnds. It Is pretty
hard when one thinks that when
the doctor has. by right, the title
to all these lands and buildings he
should be here and see the city raid-
ed without being able to get enough
to satlsry his Immediate needs."
No. 17 4
Estate ol Jesse Shain Deceased.
Notice is hereby given that on
Wednesday July 11 th, 11*« C. the
undersigned. Heniy A. Finch. John
S. Heard and W. C. Eubank were
duly appointed the executors of the
estate of Jesse Shain. deceased by
the county court ot Collin county,
Texas, and that said Henry A.
Finch and John S. Heard each du y
qualified as such executors on the
lith day of July 1I0II and that said
W. C. Enbank qualified as executor
on the '.'1st day or July 19#0 and
that letters testamentary were orig-
inally granted to the undersigned as
such executors on July 11th 190(1.
All persons having claims against
the estate or said Jesse Shain. de-
ceased, are hereby notified to pre-
sent the same within twelve months
from said date as required by law.
• All persons indebted to said estate
are requested to come forward and
settle such Indebtedness, or arrange
the same at once. The residence
tun post office address of said Henry
A. Finch and John S. Heard, Is Mc-
Kinney. Collin county, Texas. The
residence and post office address of
the said W. C. Eubank Is Sherman,
Grayson county, Texas. This July
J. S. HEARD.
HENKY A. FINCH.
W. C. El'BANK.
Executors of the estate of Jesse
J 2 3-d It-wit
A Home School for Thorough Academic Training
It offers a health]
country atmosphere; moral ami religious surroundings of the highes
type; a careful oversight ami protection for every boy and girl in it*
charge; a *:hool atmosphere that will help a student to make th<
It offers a healthy
help a student to make the
most of hm time; a corps of I igh grade, experienced, christian teach-
eif.; <\ years scholarship including board and furnished rooms for $110
to $125. It has affiliation wtth Baylor University. For further infor-
mal on and catalogue, write
Chas. Thompson. A. Pres-
' ' — d
146 Acres Land at a Bargain
1 nis 1'iuil is situated in limit coiiutv, about 5 miles
southwest I rom ( u lit 1 v l..> ileres in cult i\at ion, 7-rooin
house, and tenant house, yood barns, "-acre orchard, and
plenty watet and wood. The place is splendidly located on
two public roads, and !ias rural free mail delivery, and tele-
i his place was improved lor a home, and is an ideal
one, and must lie seen to be appreciated Price *50.00 per
acre, hall cash, balance longtime, all tanning tools and im-
plements, and black smith shop and tools thrown in.
I have also To acres in Hopkins county, I I-:.' miles
from the town ot !'.rasher, about f>u acres in cultivation.
I'rice $>!;>.o() per acre, hall cash, balance long time.
Come and let us show you either one ol th.-se farms.
C. M. Patton, Cumby, Texas.
C. I,. YOI'NG DEAD.
FKKl.S WI NGER'S I'ANGS.
Wealthy Prophet Dependent
on Doles of Old Friends.
Former Merchant of McKinney Dies
in Fordsvllle, Ky.
Chicago, 111,, July 2(1.—John Al-
exander Dowie is said to be starving
in his splendid mansion, Shlloh
house, in Zlon City. That the old
man is in desperate straits for mon-
ey was admitted by his private sec-
retary. O. L. Speicher.
"If it was not for the number of
aid friends who . ave continued to
News lias been received here of
the death of ('. I,. Young at Fords-
vllle. K}. Mr. Young was for sev-
eral years a prominent dry goods
and clothing merchant of t..,s city,
conducting the Kentucky store on
the northeast corner of the square,
leaving lu re about eight years ago.
Mr. Younu was an upright, honora-
ble man and gentleman, possessed
of excellent business qualifications,
and lpid many friends in this city
who will be grieved to learn of his
death. He is survived by his wife
and three children, to whom the
Gazette joins in extending sincere
condolence in their bereavement.
CHOI'S AltOIND <'El,IN A.
Very Utile Laud Broken tor Wheat.
Cotton Growing Finely.
If you haven't cleaned your back
yard, lis time to begin.
Celina. Texas, July 2l!. Cclina
j was visited yesterday with a suc-
I t ussive downpour of rain which
| from all apearances was very gener-
| al. Rain was not needed in this
I section at present, the ground be-
j ing hardly dry enough to plow In
some localities. There has been
J but very little land broken for
' wheat to date. The fields have a
j very heavy growth of weeds and
j grass, and if (his ''ain continues
I much longer, it certainly will make
a hardship for the lartners in get-
ting their land in shape for n whei^
crop. Corn has had till the rain
needed to insure a good corn crop.
Cotton is making a rapid growth.
No insects reported as yet, but wtn
a continuation of damp weather
they will be looked for. A Htnall
per cent of the cotton crop still has
some weeds and grass.
I brushing season, with the excep-
tion of a few small scattering crops,
! is about over.
Ihirber Shop Improvement-
The front and Interior of Gene
Martin's barber shop on East Louls-
i iana street is being nicely repainted
and other improvements made,
; which will add much to its conve-
I nience and attractiveness.
OeWitt's HISS Salve
For Piles, Burns, Sores.
a v a
Collin County's Biggest Store
A 20% Discount Sale is Now On!
All Summer Clothing
| Must Go in this Sale. We Fit them All, Father, Brother, Husband, Son !
SHOES—While C anvas, Ladies, Misses and Children. See our Big Line Ladies Tan Slippers.
Extensive and well assorted line in each of these departments: Dry Goods, Pans, Millinery, Lace Curtains
% Towels, Hats, Notions, Carpets, Shoes, White Goods, Clothing. Remember you not only have the greatest
assortment to select from, but both the quality and price will please.
Make Our Store Your McKinney Headquarters.
J. D. Stiff Dry Goods Company, McKinney, Texas.
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Perkins, Tom W. & Wilson, Walter B. The Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Tex.), Vol. 23, No. 27, Ed. 1 Thursday, August 2, 1906, newspaper, August 2, 1906; McKinney, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth291953/m1/3/: accessed February 23, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Collin County Genealogical Society.