The Jacksboro News (Jacksboro, Tex.), Vol. 15, No. 2, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 13, 1910 Page: 3 of 8
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FtW Coal Miners Wanted.
To develop and market coal at
once. W. P. Stewart.
My place on College Hill for sale
or trade. A. F. Larner.
Hides and Furs Wanted
I will pay top prices for hides
and furs. J. W. Nichols.
Come in and see how your ac-
count stands on my books. Come
early, before Jan. 15. J. W. Mc-
As a household remedy for Cuts,'
Burds, Pains, etc., Dr. Cox’s Barbed
Wire Liniment has*no equal. Price 25c.
For sale by the New Drug Siore.
Buggy for Sale.
I will sell an umbralla top buggy
so cheap it will make the whole
family laugh. You have to be
quick G. B. Wade.
All parties who are interested in
the Jacksboro school an^ the wel-
fare of the children of Jack county
and Jack' county schools are re-
quested to meet at the court house
in Jacksboro Friday night Jan. 14,
at 73:0 o’clock. W^E. Fitzgerald.
SMaking Life Safer
Everywhere life ia being made more
safe through the work of Dr. King’s
New Life Pills in constipation, Billious
ness," Dyspepsia, Indigestion, - Liver
troubles, Kidney Diseases and Bowell
Disorders. They’re easy, but sure, and
perfectly build up the health. 25c at
Abe Kuykendall’s. ’
At the Christian Church.
Our church calendar advises us
that next Sunday, Jan. 16th is Ed-
ucation Day. This will generally
be obserevd n all of our churches.
This year, special emphasis is to
be given to enlisting young men
for te hministry. To this end the
pastor, G. G. Alexander, wifi
prache Sunday night on this sub
ject: The Ministry as a Calling,
The morni ng subject wi 11 be: Fel-
lowship of Believers. Bible school
at $ o'clock. The public is cordial-
ly invited to attend these services.
To The Public.
Having bought of T. A. Calla-
way & Son their entire stock of
groceries, also their fixtures for
spot cash, we propose continuing
the business at their old stand on
the west side of the square*.
We would respectfully solicit a
liberal share of your patronage. buidjng8
Our stock will be be complete in] Tho fir’
our line. Our prices as low as
good goods can be sold consistent
with good business principles.
Our motto will be the Golden
Rule “Do as we would be done
’by’’ and we will try to act up to it.
We have a large line of canned
goods we will sell very cheap. It
is useless to quote price as they are
often misleading. Come and see
us and we will convince you.
Our delivery will take your pur-
chases to your homes in the city.
Yours for business,
Stewart & Hudson.
lived a religeous life,being a mem-
ber and earnest worker in the
By his death Jack county losWone
of her most honest and dutiful cit-
He is gone but he has a character
that will remain in the minds of
the people as long as this genera-
tion shall last. .
In 1874 he couple joined the Metho-
dist church where he served for
neary 45 yeas.
He died Jan. 1, 1910 at 9. m. He
was the father of 14 children A
wife, seven sons, six daughters,
and three brothers survive him.
The coupli were among the first
sttlers of Jack county coming here
in the Indian times. There was no
one better known as possessing an
honest, upright charactr. He al-
way found neighborly and friendly
and ready to help the needy,he had
a disposition frindly and pleasing
to to any one.
The School Buiding Question.
Editor of the Ne\^s:
If you witl^allow space in your
valuable paper for a few remarks
on the school building situation
just now demanding the eanrest at-
tention and cooperation of our cit-
izenship, let the be submitted for
the-consideration «f our people.
-It has long since been acknowl-
edged by all conversant with the
facts and by all interested in the
welfare of our public school, that
the building equipment is wholly
inadequate to care for the school.
This condition has existed for at
least six years, growing steadily
worse year by year. Our people
have admitted it, discussed it,
shrugged their shoulders, and pas-
sed on t build railroads, construct
and put in operation creameries
and vote bonds for a waterworks
system, All the time seemingly
with a fixed delusion that a mod-
ern, up-vto-date,1* commodious and
comfortable school building was
out of the question.
And yet the vbry first evidence
of a thriving, cultured, prosperous
community is it educational facil-
ities, and yet the worth of the na-
tion, of a state, or-a community is
not determined by its navy, its
commerce, its railroads, or bonds
but by its men, of culture, integ-
rity and ideal manhood.
Let us compare ourselves with
some ofour neighbors. Graham for
explae m. Within the last 12 year
has erected two handsome school
A disease that comes on gradually without the knowledge of the victim; its
symptoms are so trifling they are misunderstood; hence proper treatment is
too-often delayed beyond the possibility of recovery.
PRICKLY ASH BITTERS
Is a Life Saving Tonic.
Used when the trouble is in the early stage it quickly checks the progress of the
disease, strengthens the failing kidneys, stimulates the torpid liver and drives out
the paralyzing uric acid poison through the bladder and bowels. To those who
suffer from kidney disease in the more advanced stage it is^f priceless value.
jOet the Genuine with the Figure "3” In Red on Front Label.
Sold by Druggists. Price $1.C0 per bottle.
ABE KUYENDALL, Special Agent.
played within its walls, and mem-
ories of lessons learned for all time
We love it for what it has been
and what it hdkdone and stood for.
But there is a more beautiful
sentimenet appealing to us. It
comes from the bright eyes and j ♦J*
laughing rosy cheeks of healthy
Abner Rhoades was the son of
William Rhoades and Sarah J.
Rhodes - a*td- vflas bora ia Henry-
county Tenn. March 22, 1832.
About 1857 he, with the family,
moved to Tarrant county, Texas,
where his father died, leaving the
wdowed mother with seven boys
and two grls.
About 1860 he,, with the family"
moved to Jack county where be
lived till his death. May 25, 1866,
he was married to Sarah E. Brura-
mett in this county, the daughter
of Wliborne Brummett and Sarah
E, Brummett •
He possessed great patience and
reasoning power. He worked for
the best interest of his family and
was truly sincere to them. He
The first one erected about 12
years ago, was then a better build-
ing for school purposes than our
battle scarred veterans of the ages.
The late building there is the pride
of the town. An elegant truseture
costing about $20,000, equipped
for school uses with modern equip-
ment. They should be proud of it.
It is a living monument to their
interest in the education of their
boys and girls, young men and
Our school building is not, and
has nevr been suitable for a school.
It is inconvenient, iliarranged,
hard to keep heqtcd and comforta-
ble, with many stairways, a verita-
ble deathtrap in case of fire, and I
am in formed by^sorae reliable
stone masons of inferior construc-
tion and actually dangerous. These
reasons alone should condemn it;
but there are more, It is not suffi-
cient for our hneeds *
The school is growing every year
and wil lcontinue to do so. A build-
ing that would do ia 1890, twenty
years ago, is manifestly is not the
bmlding for 1910 Of course the
old building has some sentiment
clinging around it. It has memo-
rial that are sacred, - and its old
walls call back to many of us days
that will never come back, dayr of
laughter and song, of faces of loved
ones gone hence, of friends who
boys and girls; from the elastic
step of young men and women, a
sentiment of love of pride and! «£<»
hope; ra sentiment of aspiration j
that they may come to fill our 4*4
places as men andwomen of earnest y
endeavor, of quiet culture, and ^ y
unfaltering courage, and it is in Ay
behalf of this living sentiment of j y
young life, so dear and so full of j
latent possibilities , these boys and
girls who bring happiness and love
into the home, and are the bright-
ness of its life,that I wiyte this ar-
gument and appeal for a school
structure ‘ of modern build and
equipment, and "for its construc-
tion—now «J. P. Simpson.
Dr. Cox’p Barbed Wire Liniment
25c, 50c, and $1.00 sizes. Every bottle
guaranteed. For : agir by the New
Orders for Mebene Cotton Seed.
The followng have ordered the
number of bushels of Mebane cot-
ton seed set opposite their names.
Be prompt in making your order
as the seed may all be sold. The
seed will cost about $1.25 laid down
in Jacksboro. If you have not
these fine seed, either get them
from your neighbor or order them.
Given our Customers
* , f
The beautiful clock displayed on our store contains a number z
of silver Dollars,
down each week.
It will be wound up and allowed ta run
COME TO OUR STORE AND X
GET TIME CARDS &
Which are identified by the hoars, minutes and seconds stamp* V
ed thereon. Bring your time cards to our store each week on
R. L. Luna
T. E. Price
D. O. Smith
W. L. Sibley
W. A. Whitsitt
and “Silver Dollars” will be given Free to the person x
present holding the card stamped in accordance with the
conditions of the Time Cards which Our Clerks will ex-
plain in detail. ^
What Time will the Clock Stop: |
Don’t forget to get time cards
You must be present at time Clock is uncovered.
| E. A. Gwaltney & Co.
THE LARGEST MAKER AND RETAILER ♦>
OF MEN’S FINE SHOES IN THE WORLD.
"SUPERIOR TO OTHER MAKES ’, | JL
I havo worn W. L. Douglas shoes for ths i V
oast sla ysars. and always find they are far
lupsrlor to all athar high (.rads shoos In stylo. V
Satisfaction Guaranteed. We are headquarters for Well Casing V
, ;• *
Hardware, Implements, Stoves,
Glass & Queensware
Hand Made Harness a Specialty
Pumps, Wind Mills, Pipe and Pipe Fittings
Tin Work done to order
See ns lefoore yon bny
If I could take you into my largo fac-
torial at Brockton, Maas* and show you —dn————a——ss—a———^aa
how carafully W. L. Douglas shoos are
i. you would raoBn why they hold
■hapb, fit bettor, wear longer, and
thoir PPM _■
•re of grantor value than any other mho.
T. L UUffiUI I S.
Jacksboro News, $ 1.00 die Year
It and the Dallas Semi-weekly News
$1.75 a Year.
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Marks, Tom M. The Jacksboro News (Jacksboro, Tex.), Vol. 15, No. 2, Ed. 1 Thursday, January 13, 1910, newspaper, January 13, 1910; Jacksboro, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth735354/m1/3/: accessed October 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Gladys Johnson Ritchie Library.