* Miss. Fannie Lee Atkins has re
turned from a two weeks \ isit to
relatives in liainesville.
Mr. Marshall Mason spent Ihe
Thanksgiving holidays with home
folks at West Minster S.
Mr. Weston Rucker returned to
his home at tatesboio Sunday,
after a weeks visit here.
Mr. F. M. Sanders, of Bush vi lie,
Parks, heie Monday.
ltev.. LA. Henderson went to
('lei mont Saturday while he had
an appointment for services Sun
Miss Lula Meadeis, ot (lilies
ville, arrived Monday afternoon,
and will be the guest of Mrs.
Heury Meadors foi the week-
Dr. and Mrs. J. Sam Daniel, of
Danielsville, spent last Thursday
with relatives here.
Miss Sira Moore had as her
guest tor Thanksgiving holidays
Miss Janette Ash, ol Athens,
and Mi>s Elsie W il. lit, ot Au
Mrs. T. J. Smith spent a few
days the past week in Gainesville,
at the bedside of her mother, Mrs.
B. V. Montgomery, who has been
ill for several weeks.
.Mr. and Mrs. 11. W. Leaders
spent, the week end with relative s
Prof, and Mrs. 11.8. Smith en
tertained the younger set last Fri
day evening h.mor of their niece,
Miss. lona 1 >ueket, of derinint,
who entered school heie. • hose
present were Misses Marion, Key
nolds, Harriet Reynolds, Alina
Reynolds, Sara Bberhait, Florena
Minis, Boy c. I‘ei kins, Neva Barber,
Mattie Douehoo Minnie Pounds,
Kathleen McCurdy Genette Ash,
and Allene Sims, Messrs, George
Cox, Ford Thompson, Otto Stej li
nes, George White, Bonis, Boone
W ill Miller, Collie Wilson Fred
Yoyles, Walter Cox. Howard
Miller, Paul Smith, Pollock
Pounds, and Harry Boone.
The Time Killers Club gave an
elaborate live corns • dinner at the
home of Mr. and Mis. 1. Ar bur
Sin it hon Thanksgiving day. Ihe
dinner was prepurtd, and served,
by theclub inembeis, and would
have been a credit to older, and
move experienced e oks, infact, we
judge this to have been the best
ookitig dinner we most ever saw.
The place cords were artistic,
a turkey was drawn at one end,
aud the cord tied with green and
white ribbons. Those present
were Miss. Ciaudine Heury Mr.
Sty les ( arc. Miss. Billy Smith, Mr.
Walter Cox, Miss. Bell Poun Is,
Mr. i honias Reynolds, Miss. Ruby
Porter, Mr. Croud lord Burns,
Miss. Tallie Parke, Mr. Tliad
Grillin, Miss. Josephine Grogan,
Mr. Paul White, Miss. Margie
Adams, Mr. Aubry Suddath, Miss.
Essie Johnson, Mr. John Hender
son Miss. Hal lie Miller Mr.
George Sheridan, Miss. Silvey
Smith, Mr. Eugene Ellison, Miss.
Inez Suddath, Mr. Howe ( hand
ler, Miss. Blache Sims, Mr. John
Miller, Miss Blanche Rogers.
Miss Mary Deadwyler enter
tained a conjeuial party of friend
at dinner Thanksgiving day.
Maysville High School boys
went to Gainesville last Thursday
to play football. Came back in
high glee, even if they were de
feated 32 to 0.
Mrs. H. T. Park- and Mr.
Ralph Parks went to Atlanta
Tuesday morning where they will
visil relatives for a few days.
Mrs. P. A. O'Connor of At
lant , is here at the bedside of her
mother, Mrs. H. T. Stephens, who
continues quite sick.
Misses Lillie and Sarah Smith
spent the week-end in Gillesville,
as guests of Dr. and Mrs. J. A.
Mrs. Nash Garrison, of Cornelia t
BANKS COUNTY JOURNAL
is here with her daughter, Mrs.
Joe Ariail, who has returned from
Atlanta where she ’ nderwent an
operation for appendicitis about a
month ago. Although, Mrs. A rail
has not entirely recovered, she is
able to be up some of the time.
Miss Mamie Barber spent a pint
of the past week with liomefolks at
Dry Pond during her ab-ence
her sister, Miss Nena Barber was
o crater at the telephone exchange.
We ly;>xn M; W aiter Hill will
in the near future move his family
from here to Homer, and will make
their home with Mr. Hill’s mother.
Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Yeargin,
and Mrs. Bob Williams motored
up to Gainesville Thursday, and
spent lit <hiy with Mr. id Mrs.
J. Coley Kinsey and Mr. and Mrs.
S. R. Phillips
Mr. C. E. Moore, and Miss Sara
Moore went to Atlanta Tuesday
to consult a specialist about Miss
Moore's ey es, which have been giv
ing her eoi siderable trouble since
she was hurt in an ; utomobile ac
cident in Milledgeville about three
A large numlier of | atrons en
joyed the Thanksgiving program
rendered by the primary pupils at
the auditorium last Wednesday af
ternoon. Much credit is due their
teachers, Misses Cherry and Hill
for the success of the cub rtain
The Baraca Class entertained
the Philathea Class at a rook par
ty, at the home of their teacher,
Mrs. T. A. Henry, on las’ Friday
evening. About twenty live
couples were present. Fruit
punch was served by Miss Cam
dine Henry. It if is useless to say
the party was a success for our Ba
raca boys are whole hearted, and
know how to In; entertaining.
Unwritten Law Plea
Fails to Free StoKes
Macon, Ga., Novcmb r ‘2B.—A.
W. Stokes, a Macon lawyer, to
day was found guilty in superior
court of the murder here July 4th,
last, rf Virgil Thomason, a eon
tracter, and on recommendation of
the jury was sentenced to life im
prisonment. Stokes advanced the
pleas of sell' defense and the “un
written law,” declaring on the
stand that Thomason had broken
up his home.
Stokes counsel tiled a motion h r
a new’ trial.—Atlanta Consti
Mr. Stokes was reared in Ho
mer and is remembered by many
of our citizens.
1 have some cows with young
calves for sale at price to suit the
P. F. M. Fl'hu.
J. X. Adamson will begin a JO
days singing school at Mt. Camel
church, Monday, Dec. 14 next.
Terms reasonable. 75c per scholar
and £2.00 for a family. Will take
any country produce at market
price for pay. Be there on the
above named date at 9 o’clock if
you wish your name enrolled for
the full ten day s. After the first
day you will be charged 7 1 2. per
da.y. Satisfaction positively guar
anteed or no pay.
This is the chance of your life,
why not ccme?
Land to Rent.
A good two horse farm for rent.
About 36 acres of good freih land.
Four room dwelling house with
plenty of out buildings. Located
5 miles north of Homer. For
fur . her particulars apply to
L. W. I’orrs,
Homer, Ga., Rt. 1.
Devoted to Giving the News, Encouraging the Progress, and Aiding the Prosperity of Banks County.
Homer, Banks County, Georgia, Friday, Deceember4, 1914.
Miss Kslelle Hughes and her
brother, of Madison county, vis
ited their sister, Mrs. Annie
Kitchens recently .
Mrs. Tom Quilliau, of Com
merce, visited her sister, Mrs.
Tom Armour, last week.
Mr. Tom Ivey and lady, of
Oconee county, visited Bushville
Mr. Manguin Bi y a t’s little child
got very badly burned last week.
Mr. Simon Bryant visitel Mr.
Ed Owens last Sunday. Guess he
heard about Owen killing hogs.
Mr. Alex Hope and charming
lady visited Mr. Robert Hope
M.. Bon Wilson and his better
halt visited Mr. Jim Slayton Sun
Mr. Barto Glenn and wife \is
ited Mr. Bud Ayers Sunday.
Mr. Bud Ayers and children
visited Mr. Bud Snipes Sunday.
Mr. Wiley Kitchens visited hi
sister near Mt. Pleasant Sunday.
Mr. Thails Pendergrass has
moved to Mr. Bale Woods.
Mr Carlos Olives, <>f Atlanta,
visited his grandmother, Mrs. Co
per Olives,, last week.
Mr. Fast Martin and wife v
ted Mr. Buwallen Sunday.
Mr. Sim Kitchens and wife vis
ited Mr. John Wiley Sunday.
We are still having some cold
weather in the past.
I would be glad for some of the
good bible readers to t"ll me where
Christ was when he told the wo
man to go anl sin no more. I
wish he would tell them that now.
V IOI.HT R.\ vs,
Peg Beg King, who Jive l here
several years ago passed through
tow n last week traveling part afoot
and part a tree. While King was
breathing the air of this oo minu
nity he became involved in debt.
He didn’t scho lulc, but to all ap
pearances went ci .zy as a bat.
Bocal alienists examined him all
over, even to his wooden leg, and
pronounced him a lit subject foi
the biggest asylum in the country.
The county authorities sent him
him down to Milledgeville hand
culled with tw o guards. When he
arrived at that institution the head
doctor looked in his eyes, asked
him a few duestions, put him on
the next train out and sent him to
Bula, Ga. Some of the boys said
when he arrived there he was
wealing a tag a 1 dressed to Dank
Carter, but we can not vouch for
the truth of that assertions. But
that that was the last we heard of
J’eg • Leg King until he passed
through last week, and it may be
that we will never see nor hear of
Road Summons 35c pel hun
died, 50 for 20c 25 for 10. Pos
tage paid. Journal Office.
Notice to Hunters.
Rabbits, squirrels and possums
can be caught and killed on the
plantation where I live, but birds
must not lie not. This is fair no
tice to all, and the first man caught
in the act of shooting birds will be
prosecuted to the full extent of the
Tax Collector's Notice-
I will be at Homer from Dec. 14
to Dee. 20.
Books will close on the 21st.
N. Z. CHANDLER,
TANARUS, C. B. C.
The people rf this town and cir
euit will berhlighted to learn that
Rev. Sam’l Hagan has been re
turned to administer to the spiri
tual needs of our people for the
next twelve months. Mr. Hagan
is one of the rising young preach
ers of the conference and gives
promise ot being one of the leading
preachers of the state in the years
Rain fell in Homer last Sunday
from 6 it. in. until 6p. in. Much
dampness and juicy ground.
People are beginning to move
early this fall.
Scheduling is becoming very pop
ular and homesteading is on the in
C. W. Gillespie made a trip to
Commerce one day last week.
•Mr. Willie Harbor, of Arp,
was here Tuesday.
Mr. Howard Hill made a busi
ness trip to Royston Wednesday.
Miss Ethel Gillespie entertained
a lew of the young people at her
home Saturday evening. After
spending a i hort while in conver
sation, a contest xvas enjoyed by
Mrs. A. M. Mason spent the
week end with her sister, Mr.
Newt Rucker in Lula.
Mi. and Mrs. J. ('. Bell, who
has been very ill lor several
months, is n;\v able to sit up and
ler many friends hope she will
soon regain her usual health.
Mr. Walter 10. Reynold’s of,
Maysville, was n visitor here Tues
Read C. W. McCurdy’s new sul
in the Journal o-clay.* He is go
ing to give a range demonstration
at his store in Maysville from Dec.
3rd to 7th. Always patronize your
home merchants. Let the agents
Everybody is digging their “ta
Very little cotton is being sold
in this section. They are holding
for 10 cents. Will they get it!
Mr. and Mis. James H. Wil
banks from near Bal twin spent
Sunday in town as the guests < I
Mr. John Purcell.
Mr. Horace Sauders made a bus
iness trip to Homer Saturday.
We are Sony to learn that Mrs.
Lizzie Davies is very sick at this
writing, though she seems to be
much improved. We wish for her
a speedy recover.
It rained so hard Sunday that all
the boys who had dates with theii
girls canceled same with the un
derstandiug that they was to call
the next pretty Sunday.
Messrs, Bussell and Hyland
Payne spent the holiday in town
and took a bird hunt.
Miss Addie Stephens is spend
ing a few weeks with her sister,
Mrs. John Davis of this place.
The ginning season is about
wound up for they xvili gin only
3 days in a week hereafter.
Mr. W. T. Maxwell made a bus
iness trip to Cornelia Wednesday.
The surprise party at Mr. G.
Ducketts Thursday night was an
enjoyable one. Several games
were played, after which refresh
merits were served. Every one re
turned home expressing themselves
as having the best time of their
“Forty” autos passed through
town Thursday, business in this
line as you see is very nourishing
despite the hard times.
Mr- E. L. Duckett was in Ath
ens this week on business.
Mr. Walter Caudelle made a trip
to Cornelia Saturday.
Mr. M. O. Scoggins gave an old
time corn “shucking” Saturday.
The Finishing Touch
Of a Mau’s Education is
And the inure experience lie has the more finished is his education
So it is in the Drug business, and years of experience added to a thor
ough knowledge of Pharmacy make a druggist more proficient, and of
the same proportion add to the safety and accuracy with which Phy
sicians Prescriptions and Domestic Receipts are compounded.
Our Drug Store is a Model One
Conducted on a Model System
Qur Prescription Department
Is always in charge of a Pharmacist made competent by a
thorough knowledge of Pharmacy and years of experience
Phe Ladies like to visit a Drug Store where there is a good assortment.
That’s why you see so many ladies in our store. Our stock comprises
all the most modern
Toilet preparations. Bay Rum, Face Cream,
Face Powder, Tooth Brushes, Etc.
Did it ever occur to you why the Perfumes you buy here are so deli
cate and lasting! Each periumer excels in some particular odor which
he calls his special. We buy specials Irom the leading manufacturers,
and arc thus enabled to give you satisfaction in this line.
W. WALLACE WMLISELL, Licensed Pharmacist, Mgr.
“Postage Paid on Parcel Past Packages.”
Which is the Best Way?
To indulge yourself in everything yon
want NOW, and then when old age
comes creeping on begin to lop off one
by one the comforts of life?
To go a little slow on the luxuries
while young that you may have ALL
THE COMFORTS in your declining
year when you most need them?
THINK IT OVER.
Draw a moral from this preachment
and resolutely follow up some cheme
of steadly saving up for rainy day.
Bank of Gillsville,
Gillsville, - - - Georgia.
GROVES L. GRIFFIN, (Jahhikk.
The Habit of Systematic Saving
May be found at the bottom of many a
rich man’s successful career, Deposit your
surplus in the Baldwin State Bank and it
will, in time make you one of the country
most successful men.
This Bakk is a safe depository and has proven this fact to the
The people have showm their appreciation of a home enterprise.
The management is courteous and obliging.
We respectfully solicit a contiunance of your business and guar
antee you as liberal treatment as safe baking will permit.
Baldwin State Bank
3 Equals 25
A startling Statement but a true one in this case,
One teaspooniul of medicine and two pounds of Write (or a trial package
your own pre .id eed (cost about 3 dents' equal, otbnDtt STOCK *
—in whit they, o for your animals and fowls,—two S?o our page, iiiustra
pounds cf air r cady-made stock or poultry tonic tad book, fuiw explaining
(price 23 ct,s). There you are ! If you don’t Addr: _
believe it, try it out! Buy, today, a can ot— Bae Dee Stock Medicine
9 * Company,
T>dxp, TVna STOCK & POULTRY Chattanooga, Tenn.
JO CC JL/CG MEDICINE 20c, 50c and sl. per can.
CWngea fa*4 fat* tonic- Mekee it r.tult-prodacia*. At your dealefa. p r ?