The Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Tex.), Vol. 23, No. 38, Ed. 1 Thursday, October 25, 1906 Page: 2 of 12
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McKlnney, Texas, October IH, liHKI.
If you are too fat It is because your food
turna to fat instead of muscle—strength.
If you are too lean the fat producing food*
that you eat are not properly digested and
Lean, thin, stringy people do not have
enough Pepsin in the stomach, while fat
peopi* have too mush Pepsin and not
contains all the digestive juices that art
found in a healthy stomach, and in
ixactly those proportions necessary to
•nable the stomach and digestive organs
to digest and assimilate all foods that may
be eaten. Kodol is not only a perfect
digestant, but it ia a reconstructive tia-
suo building tonic as well. K-dol relieves
Indigestion, Hyttpepsia, Sour Stomach,
Heartburn, Palpitation of the Heart and
Constipation. You will like it.
Digests What You Eat
Rests tho stomach, rebuilds the
tissues and gives firm flesh.
will forget you.
troubles and they
Paved streets in McKlnney i t-
tainly would look good.
Texas should roll up a Democratic
majorlt\ in keeping with Iter im-
mense area and the splendid iuall-
tle8 of her nominees.
Don't gel it into your head that
you know it all, there are, always
some who know just a little moie
than yon and others who know a
great deal more.
The howling of the tiger is al-
ready beginning to he heard in tho
New York campaign will he be good
or attempt to destroy his allies?
There is no denying that the tiger
Well, the rain serves one good
purpose anyway, for even with all
the heat of the fierce political t'in-
flict now raging in Texas, it will
prevent the woods from being set
Let ev< ry Democrat in Collin
county go to the polls on election
day and cast his ballot for the nom-
inees, especially is this obligatory
on those who participated in the
Even the frowns of Jupiter Plu-
▼lns can't keep the people away
from the Dallas fair, and every train
carries a large number from McKln-
ney and other points In the county.
Dallas has prepared the best fair
lor many years and the people are
willing to brave a little rain and
mud to see the attractions ottered.
High official position unfortu
nately doesn't always imply a high
order of ability. There are tneu In
congress today, more than one from
the Empire State of New Yor'.c.
who have neither the natural abilltv
nor legal learning of several Mc
Kinney lawyers and that Isn't as
high a compliment to the McKinnev
lawyers as you might Imagine.
We are in receipt of a copy of
the thirty-third annual edition of
"Cotton Movement and Fluctuation"
with compliments of Latham, Al-
exander & Co., hankers and cotton
commission merchants of New York.
It contains much exhaustive Infor-
mation In concise form. As with Its
preceding issues, this volume is a
In bottlt* odIjf. two
Bfty c«bU and
Ptepur: J itt til* Lab-
oratory ol E C DaWitt
a Co., Chicago. tl.g.A.
for ha i<10 by smith rro«
v\i> city drug stork.
Discontent Is one of the most
common of mortal failings. Com-
menting on It, the Bonham Herald
says: "Much depends on whether
you have made up your mind to be
satisfied with your job or not. There
Is always Just a little ahead that
seems to beckon to some folks and
they can never he satisfied with what
they have. They would be perfectly
justified in having ambition, and
waiting to let the natural course of
events follow, thereby getting pro-
motion In promotion's time. But
they cannot do this, sometimes.
They see others with $1800 salary
and they want to jut.ip from a $900
salary to that; and, falling, they do
the very thing they ought not to do
quit. Men who have been making
as much as $2000 have been known
to do this, simply because some
schoolmate is getting $4000. They
couldn't stand to see an old college
chum getting more than they, when
they knew he was more capable
than they. This Is the rankest, most
self-killing jealousy, but no one can
deny that It sometimes is the case.
Not many days ago we heard a man
of average intelligence, three chil-
dren and ability say that there was
nothing but a spare living in his
job, a place making him $1000 per
year easily. He grumbled muchly
about It, when a man who was
standing by, who was the proprietor
of a wife and six children remarked:
"1 get $00 a month: we live; we
owe no man. Better than all, my
wife Is a contented woman, my chil-
dren are happy, 1 am too and my
boss is going to raise my wages."
BY BiG BLUE
VISITER RY DESTRUCTIVE FIRK
BUSINESS HOUSE AND S10CK
llrick Building of Price Bush nnd
Good* of Bryant & McGhee
a destructive Are occurred at Al-
len at f. o'clock this morning when
the new brick house of Price Bush
at that place was destroyed by rfle,
together with the large general mer-
chandise stock owned by Bryant &
McGhee, which occupied the build-
ing. The fire when discovered was
raging fiercely on the Interior of the
building and despite the best ef-
forts that could he exerted to sub-
due It, the building and stock were
practically destroyed. The building
which was 26x80 feet, was only
completed last August and was val-
ued at $:;.,tiu and was not insured.
The stock of merchandise was val-
ued at over $1000 and was Insured
!'or $3000. There is suspicion on the
part of the owners that the storo
was broken Into nnd robbed and then
ft on fire, the suspicion being baaed
:>n the fact that there wan no fire
anywhere about the building, and
that after the fire was discovered
those who sought to eater the build-
ing found that the rear door was un-
fastened. The sheriff's department
was 'phoned concerning the matter
and Deputy Sheriff George Kubanks
went to the scene to Investigate, as
did also Marshal Hutchinson of Pia-
no, who has recovered from his re-
cent wound, trul nothing of Import-
ance was learned tending to throw
light on the crime, if it was.
This office is In receipt of a ream-
moth illustrated edition of the Spar-
tanburg (S. C. > Industrial Journal,
printed on book paper and with at-
tratlve covers. It splendidly acts
forth the rapid growth and develop-
ment of that, enterprising city and
surrounding country, and shows
that the older states of the South
are by no means being left behind
In the march of progress.
This "poem" is from an unknown
bard, but the Ottawa Herald vouches
for Its excellence: "The rose thai
smells the sweetest Is the first to
fade. The boy who runs the fastest
la the one to soonest Jade. The
brightest of the evenings has the
gloomiest of the dawns. The man
buys the biggest yards must cut the
biggest lawns. The apple that Is th-j
biggest haa the fattest worm of all.
The fellow who gets on In life Is
aure to have a fall. The soup that
la the clearest is the first to Bhow
the flies. The fellow who would sell
the goods must pay to advertise.
The hen that lays the largest eg<
will be the first to set, and things
we alWRys hanker for are the last of
all we get. The simplest way Is al-
, ways best and yet we pass It by, to
dabble with the tlhteled things that
fool and catch the eye.
M. A. Hughes returned yesterday
from Lebanon, Tenn.. where he had
been for several weeks attending the
bedside of his father, who died while
he was there. He left this morning
Mr. nnd Mrs. Sam Coiner who nt-
tended the Dallas fair yesterday and
heard Senator Bailey speak last
r'citt, returned home this after-
noon. .Mr. Cotncr says that the au-
dience which greeted Senator Bai-
ley was the most enthusiastic he
ever saw, hearty cheers greeting ev-
ery point made by the speaker.
L. A. Finch of Chllllcothe, Texas,
writes for us to enroll his name on
our fast growing Democrat-Gazette
list, which we pladlv do. He nleo
ti'kcs advantage of our clubbing rate
with the Dallas News and enclosed
a postofllce order to pay for both
F. M. Cunyus Is at home from a
three weeks trip through Louisiana.
He reports a fine cotton crop and
good business In that state.
J. C. Dunn and J. L. Anderson,
two former prominent Collin clfl-
jrni. hut now lending business men
of Tlr*«?a. enme down today to look
afte> business Interests.
W. A. Holder left this afternoon
for Pin In view where he coes to visit
hl« sons. Lew and Walter Holder.
Mr. and Mrs. ,T. R. Ray of Roswell.
N. M. who are visiting relatives
here, and the lntter's niece. Miss Du-
ctile Allen, went to Dallns to attend
the fnlr todav.
Misses Christina nnd Tner, Oten-
house, nceompnnled by Mtss Bent-
rice nnd Clnud Pnvslntrer of Rowlbv.
went to Dallas to attend the fair, to-
Mrs. Mnry E. McWhlrter of Dor-
ms Fisher county, writes enclosing
It In stamns, renewal of snhscrin-
tlon to The Demorrat-Gnaette
Miss Lizzie Burton returned to
Josephine this morning alter a few
days' visit at tho home of Mr. and
Mrs. George Johnson.
Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Burgess and
Mrs. I). E. McKlnney are visiting at
the Dallas fair today.
C. G. Matthews of Groesbeck Is
visiting his son, W. H. Matthews,
.Miss Alva Mayes has returned af-
ter an extended visit in Warrens-
burg, Sedalla and Kansas City,
Airs. W. A. Kendall went to Dallas
today to attend the fair. She was
met there by her daughter, Miss Ad-
die, who is attending school at Deu-
Mr. and Mrs. J. D. Wllkerson of
Benutnont and Mr . and Mrs. M. L.
Crawford of Dallas spent Sunday
at the home of Mr. and Mrs. L. A.
Scott. The gentlemen have return-
ed to their respective homes but
Mrs. Wllkerson will visit her par-
ents, Mr. and Mrs. Scott.
Editor W. A. Parker of the
Prosper Times was a pleasant, visitor
at this office today.
Attention of our readers Is di-
rected to the professional card In
this Issue of Dr. John C. Coffey who
recently opened up an office on the
second floor In the postofllce build-
ing. Dr. Coffey is front Lucas where
he haB been practising for four
Miss Ada Richardson, who has
been the guest of the Misses Erwin
since Saturday, returned to her home
at Corsicana today.
Rev. S. L. Rleves came up from
Dallas where he is attending Synod.
Saturday to fill his appointments
yesterday returning to that city to-
Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Bush arrivod
♦oday form Greenville, where they
have been visiting the former's
brother, Walter Bush, and are the ' *
guests of their daughter, Mrs. F. G. Harry
.tones tieing enroute to their home
HELD IN MEMORY MRS. JEFFER-
COMRADE SUDDENLY SEIZED
J. W. Bluaton Wiw Attacked by A -
popici tic Stroke During the
Services, But Recovered.
Meniorlul services to the memory
of Mrs. Jefferson Davis were held ui
the Presbyterian church Sunday af-
ternoon. A good-sized audience
Commander Dr. W. T. Moore In-
troduced the service by uunounrlng
i he object of the meeting and read-
ing a short sketch in reference io
the deceased. This was followed by
in appropriate and well rendered
hymn by a select choir, under the
direction of Mrs. J. E. Gibson. Rev.
fl. L. Rleves offered an eloquent
prayer. During the prayer Comrade
J. W. Blantou had a fainting spell
or attack of appoplexy and fell to the
floor. He recovered later and was
able to ride home.
The speaking then commenced and
Judge Pearson tool*, the lead and
made one of his souldly addresses
which was very appropriate to the
occasion. Then followed short ad
Ire.ise; by Ctipi. J. L. Greer, Dr. O.
I. Kirk pal rick, Dr. T. W. Wiley.
Col. T. M. Scott, Attorney Sntu
Nenthery, Dr. E. 10. King, Rev. S.
L. Rleves, Dr. W. Moore, and
Col. Aaroon Coffee. The addresses
were very Interesting and the vocal
music appropriate and inspiring.
The thanks of tho Camp, U. D. C.
and Sons were tendered for the use
of tiie church edifice, the choir and
11 who In anyway contributed to the
success of the services.
your woou k. nc;U to <<;tiy half ihc t i;.c of your
i.' i.jhl.'or':; v.'.o y i the "other kind." The patent
Hot jiU-.st Dvv -Draff, found only in the Wilson makes;
it posjibto io f t ?CC ;;cr ccaf; ci hcct from your fuel,
the gases v/hi<J:. ordinarily r; isc £rom the fuel and cs-
crpo up chli; n>.y In other her ten-, re all
consumed in tho Wilson. These qrccb conrtltntc one-
half the burnable part of tne fuel. Tho Wilson burns
anything—corn eob:, shavings, chips, bark, roots and
The Wilson is air-tight, o
readily responds to its dampers
that an even temperature can lx;
maintained throughout all the
changes of our varied climate.
Remember, every day that
you use the Wilson you are
saving one-half your fuel bill.
J. P. DOWELl
COLLIN STOCK AT FAIR.
McKlnney Men Are Much iu Evidence
and four sows, under one year, own-
ed by exhibitor, Bell & Moulden,
Best four Poland China swine un-
der one year, owned by exhibitor.
Bell & Moulden.
• « * « *
Jack' and Jennets.
J. W. 8h ipard of Piano was tirst
or second In nearly a the awards
OX COl'IlT .MINUTES.
Resolutions on Death of T. S. Jack-
son Formally Presented.
The resolutions on the din'.h of
Attorney T. S. Jackson, recenilv
adopted by the McKlnney bar, were
presented in county court Monduy
by the committee appointed for
ttte Eariy Riser*
McKlnney and Collin county men
are much in evidence in the awards
being made in I lie live stock depart-
ment at the Dallas fair. In the tlue
horse show Judkge Donnell said he
had never seen a better exhibition of
horses at any of the Stale fairs he
had ever attended. He said 'i am
surprised at the excellence of the
exhibits. The Jacks and jennets
shown in the sweepstakes class by J.
W. Shepard of Piano are the llnest I
have ever seen. The other claases
are equally ns good." Judge Don-
nell announced the following
• • • * «
Best saddle stallion, 4 vears and
over Massey & Millar ol McKlnney,
showing Rockefeller, first; H. O.
Craig of Dallas, showing Great
Best saddle stnllion. 2 years old
and under—H. O. Craig first, and
Massey & Millar, second.
Best saddle stallion with three or
more of his colts—V. P. Keel of
Gainesville first; A. E. Buck of Mc-
Best saddle mare. 4 years and over
—H. O. Craig first, Massey & Millar,
Best saddle mare. 3 years and un-
der I Massey & Millar, first.
Best saddle mare, 2 year and un-
der 3- Massey & Millar, first: A. E.
Host snddfip mare with one or
more of her her colts—Massey &
Millar first nnd second.
Best model stallion, mare or geld-
ing, 4 years old or over, shown to
hilter Massey A Millar, first, V. I'.
Nest mat'lied and mated bugn:y
T> Cochran. Dallas, first;
White. McKlnney, second.
• « • ♦ *
lirtsl Poland China boar under six
months, Bell & Moulden, McKlnney,
Best herd, Poland China boars
for fine Ja< ks 'nd jennets made dur- , that purpose, composed < ; W. M
Ing ihe day. Abernathy, Wallace llughston and
J. L. Doggott. The family and other
! relatives of the deceased and quitv
Xiipoleot. *lonit|KirU' ja number of friends were present.
; Brief but feeling talks eulogistic of
Showed, at the buttle of Auster-i,h« deceased, and testifying to the
litis he was the graetest leadar In j esteem In which he was held by
the world. Mallard's Snow Liniment j'hose with whom he was associated,
has shown, tho public it is the best I wore made
liniment In the world. A quick i Hughston, J.
by Attorneys Wallace
L. Doggett, M. G. Aber-
cure lor rheumatism, sprains, burns, i'nathy and others, and the resolutions
cuts, etc. A. C. Pitts, Rodessa, La.,
says. "I use Ballard's Snow Lini-
ment in my family and find It unex-
celled for sore chest, headache,
corns, in fact for anything that can
he reached by a liniment." Sold
by Smtlh Bros.
TO HOLD OPEN HEtlSION.
Confederate Veterans, Sons and
Daughters of Confederacy.
At an interstlng meeting of the
Daughters of the Confederacy held
with Mrs. T. W. Wiley, it was decid-
ed to hold an open meeting of the
Confederate veterans, the Sons and
Daughters of the Confederacy, with
Mrs. Wiley, Wednesday, October
31. Mrs. E. W. Kirkpatrick was
elected delecate to the National
convention of the Daughters of the
Confederacy to he held In Gulfport,
Miss., November 14-17. Miss Louise
Atkinson was elected alternate. The
next regular meeting will be held
the first Wednesday in November.
Monument to Sovereign Boone
veiled Sunday Afternoon.
were ordered to he spread upon the
minutes of the court.
letter to T.
F. Munguni, McKlnney.
A monument to deceased Sovereign
Tom Boone was unveiled at the
Millwood cemetery by the Lavon
Woodmen Camp and other Sover-
eigns Sunday afternoon, with appro-
priate exercises, a large number of
Woodmen nnd others being present.
The unveiling nddress was delivered
by Sovereign Torn W. Perkins of this
Dear Sir: We should like to
print your opinion of this guarantee
in this paper, where all of your
neighbors will see it:
Weil furnish the paint to paint
half the house of any fair man on
these terms: He shall paint the other
half with whatever paint he likes;
same painter (any fair man) same
way (the way of all fair painters, to
make a good job). If our half does-
n't take less gallons of paint by one-
tenth to seven-tenths, we'll give hlin
the paint. If our half doesn't take
less labor by one-tenth to seveiir
tents, we'll give him the paint. If out
half isn't Rounder six years hence
>ne-thlrd of the money paid for both
We say one-tonlh, because there
•re two or three pa in is with about
ihnt. difference; we say seven there
ire dozens of paints with about that
difference- - we say one u: seven, be-
cause there's a hundred that waste
one-third of the money paid for both
paint and labor.
Is th"re a paint we haven't cover-
ed? Yours truly, i
F. W. DEVOE & CO. A
Continues Quite Sick.
We regret to note the continued
illness of Joe Chambers who Is at
the home of his brother, R. B.
Chambers on College Hill.
Kodol for Dyspepsia
Digests what you eat.
Notice of Sale of Unclaimed Freigh
OeWKtt's J£lc.v *
rsr Pilo«, Burn '<**•
FOR UNPAID FREIGHT AND STORAGE CHARGES.
The Houston and Texas Centrul Railroad Company hereby gives notice that on thJ 7th day of November 1906 between the hours of 13 a
and 4 p. m It will at Its frelgi t depot on EaBt Louslana street In iie town of McKlnney. Collin county, Texas, beginning selling at and co-i.
tlnue to sell dally thereafter until Bold separately at public auction to the highest and best bidder for cash, the articles of freight described
below for the purpose of defraying freight and storage charges now due said Company nnd the cost of this sale, the said freight having
been conveyed to McKlnney by said Company as a common carrier and having remained at Its said destination without payment of said charg-
es for the space of three months. #
DESCRIPTION OP PROPERTY. SHIPPED FROM. BY TO FREIGHT 8TORAGHT
1 Bx Hdw I Bx F'arms CHARGES UNPAI
1 Bdl scoops, 3 lulls elbows Chtcngo. Ill Hubbard Spencer B. Co F. M. Barr $3
1 organ Houston, Texas A. P. Whitney E. C. Tolbert 10.31
1 po w paper Chicago. Ill Unknown Lnrgont Bros 2.5
1 plow bottom 1 pa hdls .Chicago, ill No. flfi Fulton St Woodson Connor 2.9*
1 bx adv matter Peabody's Unknown Owl Drug Store 2.i 4
1 cb py ware St. Louis, Mo Unknown Collier & Monroe 3.8t
1 rs garden seed Roseland, Toxns.
1 bx garden seed independence, la Rush Park Seed Co J. H. Forbes 2.94
1 bx marble Chicago, III Sherman & T Pratas A Co 8.21
1 bx drtn?s Chlcngo, III P. Med. Co J. T. Branch 2.0.
1 hrl nubbins Or lias M. A. Gedney . W. B. Kindle 1.N5
1 brl paste .. Chlcpgo, 111 ' Peit« Co Stout ft Son ... 4.23
Any of fhesfT pnekages may be claimed by owners upon payment of freight and storage charges ducT thereon and cost of tills sals any
time before date of sale by application to J■ E. CLARKE, Agent. Oct. 11, 1906. ^ A j .. j
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Perkins, Tom W. & Wilson, Walter B. The Democrat-Gazette (McKinney, Tex.), Vol. 23, No. 38, Ed. 1 Thursday, October 25, 1906, newspaper, October 25, 1906; McKinney, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth291965/m1/2/: accessed January 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Collin County Genealogical Society.