The Sulphur Springs Gazette. (Sulphur Springs, Tex.), Vol. 51, No. 51, Ed. 1 Friday, December 19, 1913 Page: 3 of 24
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The First State Bank
Will be pleased to serve you in any way a good bank can.
We cash your checks on any bank anywhere.
We have a safe place for your valuable papers and a private room
in which to transact your business with your friends while
Come in and get acquainted with the accommodating spirit of our
We help you to succeed.
trimmed in red, blue and gold, formed
•C, archways in the threfe aisles! The
3^ altar was decorated in artistic taste
g j with ferns, palms,, ivey, chrysanthe-
y mums and holly; a huge red globe
3^! above the altar, reinforced by rainbow
Spend it for something that will be of lasting
benefit and pleasure. A gift may be pretty, use-
ful and lasting and need not necessarily be
expensive. The lines of GENUINE Cut Glass
and Silver Table Ware, Toilet Articles ahd Novel-
ties afford the greatest field for the class of
presents. Never before have we shown such a
pretty and substantial line. We also have
Handsome Manicure Sets, Toilet Articles, Mer-
chaum Pipes, Fountain Pens, Safety Razors and
Leather Goods. Be sure to call and let us show
you. The prices are right. : : :
Messrs. George Wilson. Jr., King
T. Cumming, Sam Tapp' and Arthur
BolSr'd served as ushers and seated the
large crowd of relatives and friends
First State Bank to Increase Its Cap- who were in waiting for the ceremony.
As the clock neared the hour for
the solemnizing of the vows of this
her popular young couple, Miss Barbara
ving Rogers entertained the waiting
For- friends and relatives with instrument-
three beautiful pi-
stock- ano selections.
The wedding party was then favor-
from $60,000 to $100,00. The los, as follows:
Mrs. W. F. Skillman, “O, Promise
WILL INCREASE CAPITAL
F. M. Holder of Brashear passed
through here Sunday enroute for a
visit to relatives and friends at Mt.
ital Stock from $60,000 to
Truly Sulphur Springs and
many varied industries are gr<
and the demands of the times is, _ _
ward!” The First State Bank of this(a^ music, playing
city has issued a call to its
holders for a meeting in February for
the purpose of increasing its capital ed with three sweet, soul-stirring
signers of the petition for an increase
pledged $.45,000 worth of the stock, Me!”
and there is no question but what the joe j Mur
increase will be made. j^rs. Laura
The rapid growth and splendid sue- Deai. En(ieari
cess of this bank has been a source of A chorus
Come to see us for your Christmas much pride to its *r>fficers and stock- phur Springs’
fruits and candies. We have a full holders, and the demand for an in_jMesdames A
and complete stock and they are fresh crease of capital is but the natural jones -yy p
and fine. Kuykendall & Gafford. result of a well managed successful :^ari Stirling
- bank, in a highly prosperous commu- then marched
Uncle' Howard Hargrave of the nity and city. rhhoI chnr,v
Dr. J. P. Dickerson of Tazweil was
Postmaster A. G. Hargiss of Birth
right was in the city Friday.
Santa Claus is here, don’t fail to see
him at Melton’s Racket Store.
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G. Coody of Princeton was in the
city Wednesday on legal business.
I Need a Shave <
and Hair-Cut, too
All kinds of fire works for Christ-
mas at Kuykendall & Gafford’s.
Quickly Shatters the Nervous System
—Immediate Action Necessary
E. J. Clark and wife and children of
Ash Grove were hef^ shopping Mon-
When you feel irritable, tired and
despondent—when you have nervous
twitchings, specks before the eyes,
headaches, sour stomach, heartburn,
indigestion and pains in the colon and
bowels—you suffer from indigestion
which soon develops into dyspepsia—
the chief cause of nerve exhaustion—
you need I\Ji-o-na at once. \
. Miona is not a cure-all, but a
scientific remedy that surely ends
stomach misery. It builds up and
strengthens the stomach walls and
glands, improves quickly the digestive
system. Then the vital force and
nerve energy is restored, imparting
strength and good 'spirits to the dis-
couraged, run-down and weak.
D& not suffer another day. Get a
fifty cent box of Mi-o-na Tablets at
Mason & McCorkle’s.
Mr. and Mrs. Dean Pulley are visit-
ing relatives and friends at San An-j
gelo 4nd will spend the holidays there.
P. N. Brumley and T. C. Kirby were
here Friday to carry out seats for the
new Methodist church at Winteriield.
TO MY FRIENDS
The Electric Shoe Shop has closed Avis,
i*s doors, and I want to thank the grinkt
people of Sulphur Springs and Hop- Lollar-
kins county for their patronage and j-ainbo
kindness in the past. All of our as- SDiend
, Don’t fail to see our line of Holiday
goods before you buy. We have a full
line to select from. Melton’s Racket
Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Roach of near
Saltillo pased through the city Sat-
urday enroute home from Commerce
where they had been on a visit to
their father, J. D. Roach and family.’!be able to serve these people again
E. L. Tomlinson went to Dallas Sat-
urday to meet the president of new-
ly organized auto company, which will
put out light cars under $1,000.00. He
hes received inducements from the di-
rectors of the San^Francisco Exposi-
tion to manage a department there in
The mire and slush we are now j
forced to wade, and drive through on
streets is a silent but powerful argu-
ment as to WHY we should vote
bonds to pave the public square and
a number of our streets.
BUTLER GETS WATCH
Ex-City Marshal J. B. Butler Awarded
* FlneP Watch As Token of
AND I’M ON MY WAY TO
for J. B. Butler on his retirement from
the wedding ring, a beautiful solitaire evening, when the City Officials and
air seemed a few Gf his intimate friends present-
with a fine 17-jeweled gold
watch, as a token of his faithful and
preciate a call when you want Christ- came the bride, leaning upon the arm efficient work as City Marshal,
mas sweets. Walter Williamson, of Mr. E. P. Greenwood, and gowned j Hon. C. E. Sheppard made the pre-
Church street. in magnificent splendor. Next camd t‘Sentation speech, and his short talk
----A [the groom, with his “Best Man,” Mr. |Was fu]] Qf heart interest and that
- LOST. [George Beall; the bride and groom ibeautiful setniment incidental to true
Between Birthright ^ and Sulphur joined hands, *3pd then Rev. J. B. appreciation of faithful and coura-
Springs a black pocket book contain- Gober conducted one of the most sol- geous publid service and true abd loy-
ing $60 in greenback and a note for einn, yet sweet and appropriate cer- :i\ friendship.
$187.50 and three five cent pieces J emonies it has ever been our pleasure it was quite a surprise to Jesse, but
Finder will please leave at this office to hear. ;he responded with an appreciative
or notify me. Jim Phillips, Sulphur As the ceremony concluded, from a talk, expressing appreciation of the
Springs, and receive la reward of $10. bower of evergreens behind the altar compliment paid him, and, best of all
-- came the entrancing strains of Men-1 the manifest confidence of his
SANTA CLAUS. delsohn’s Wedding March, so beauti-
It has been said that there is more fully played by Mrs. Clarence Angier,
than one Santa Claus—we don’t know, and the wedding party slowly wend-
or rather, won’t tell—but, if this be ed its way from the church, and to the
aupij times juu mean nusmess.^ up Fate and Elizabeth Greenwood, we e A pleasant surprise was
at their post, the Ring Bearer, Little
CHRISTMAS FRUITS AND CANDIES Miss Christine Denney, advanced with tjie office of City Marshal
We have a big supply of fine can
dies, apples, oranges, banannas and diamond, and the very
all kinds of nuts for Christmas, and surcharged with the beauty, splendor ej him
specially for Santa Claus. We will ap- and solemnity of the moment; then
Perkins & Moore’s
:hat they are about the best
AT A FAIR PRICE
I hear tell that they are about the best
shavers and hair-cutters in these parts
and me and all my boys air having all
our work done There. They’re good
fellows and right up to date „in every
Has taught me that
Bargains that can’t be ; equaled.
Everything must go, counters, show-
cases and the entire fixtures. This
entire stock of groceries and hard-
ware must be closed out in the next
few days. Don’t fail to take ^advan-
tage of this. The biggest bargains
ever offered in Sulphur Springs. H.
L Morgan, Trustee, W. E. Stephens
fr Co. stock.
500 CLUB ENTERTAINS,
Mrs. Geo. Markham entertained the
Night ,500 Club, at her home on Gil-
mer street, yesterday evening. Be-
sides the regular members of the
club, there were present: Miss Flor-
ence Peck, Miss Laura Garrett, Miss
Jo Bufford and Mrs. Bob Thornton. A
two-course luncheon was served, con-
sisting of salade de la pomme and
home of the bride’s sister,
Bruce Pate, on Davis street, where a
banquet was spread in honor of the
bride and groom.
A description of the decorations of
the Pate home is beyond the power
of pen or tongue and we can not at-
tempt to describe it minutely. The
receiving line was formed in the par-
lor which was decorated throughout
in a scheme of dazzling red. The
“Den,” in whiqh the guests registered
iu the ‘^pride’s Book,” was decorated
in royal purple. The color scheme of
the Punqh Room was a harmonious
orange, and the dining room, where
the Bride’s cake was cut, was a gol-
den dream of yellow. The “Present
Room” was beautifully decorated in
Have you decided what you want
to give your mother, wife, sister'or
sweetheart for Christmas ?. Let us
suggest that nothing would be more
highly appreciated*: than a nice piece
of. jewelry, then come in and let us
show you through; you can’t fail te
find something that will please you.
Kellogg & Spence.
The regular annual meeting of the
stockholders of the First State Bank
of Sulphur Springs, Texas, will be held
at the office of said bank Monday,
January 12, 1914, at 1:0 o’clock p. m.
for the purpose of electing directors
to serve during the ensuing year, and
for the transaction of such other bus-
iness as may properly come before the
W. E. KENNEMUR,
On January 1st
rior” Stoves and Ranges
unequaled in price and
quality. I handle no
Wc expect to move into our
brick on the corner of Main and Quitman
streets. Rather than move some heavy
goods we now have on h^nd we are mak-
ing extremely low prices and would ask
you to call and take advantage of them
while they last. And don’t fail to visit
us after January 1st at our new home.
WHITE SLAVE CASE AFFIRMED.
The case- against H. E. Latham, on
a charge of violating the white slave
law at New Orleans, has been affirm-
ed by the Federal Court, and Latham
to serve five -years in the Leaven,
worth, Kansas, Federal prison.
H. E. Latham was the prprietor of
the Electric Shoe Shop in this city,
and has been a citizen of Sulphur
Springs for something like two years.
During his residence here he has been
an upright and strictly law-abiding
citizen, and he has many friends here
who, were surprised and pained to
learn of his trouble.
Later:—Mr. Latham has received
notice that he has until the last of
this month to file a motion for a re-
hearing and he expects to make ap-
plication in the Federal Court at Ty-
ler for a new trial.
“ Superior ”
Stoves & Ranges
Shook ttdw. Co,
The Quality Kind
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Get The Best—It’s Cheapest
MASON & McCORKLE
A Clean, Reliable Drug Store
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Fanning, R. W. The Sulphur Springs Gazette. (Sulphur Springs, Tex.), Vol. 51, No. 51, Ed. 1 Friday, December 19, 1913, newspaper, December 19, 1913; Sulphur Springs, Texas. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth817893/m1/3/: accessed November 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hopkins County Genealogical Society.