t*IGNS OF A BOY.
A gun in the parlor, a kite in the hall.
In the kitchen a book, and a bat and a ball.
On the sideboard a ship, on the bookcase a
And a hat for whose ownership none would
And out on the porch, gallantly prancing
A spirited hobby horse paws r.t the air;
And a well polished pie plate out there on
Hear the tall jelly jar which a mischievous
Emptied as slyly and as slick as a mouse.
Make it easy to see There's a Boy in tlu
The Sweetest Proposal
“The sweetest proposal ever dreamed
of,’’said Eli Perkins, “I think w;.s limii
“May I call you Paula?’’ he
“Yes,” she said, faintly.
“Dear Paula—may I call you
“I suppose so.”
“Do you know I love you? ’
“And shall I love you always.'
‘ If you wish to.”
“And will you love me?
Paula did not reply.
“Will you, Paula?” he repeated.
“You may love me,” she said avail.
“But don’t you love me in return?
“I love you to love me.”
“Won’t you say anything more ex
“I would rather not.”
They were married and happy
within three months.
Only a Question of Time.
From the Chicago Tribune.
“James,” said the undertaker, “have
you heard how Mr. Hawkins, (lie sick
old gentleman at the other end oi the
avenue, i.s getting along this even
‘‘Yes, sir,” responded the shop hov.
“The doctor gave him a dose of ti e
’lixirof life last night, and—”
“I think, James,” said the underta
ker with cheerful sadness, “you may
set that lamp in the window and turn
the light tip a little. If anybody
should call for me in the next hall
hour I shall be lying on the lounge
just inside the door of the hack room.”
The Latest Advertising Job.
“Have you heard the latest news?
“No! what is it?”
“You know Smith, the artist?”.
“I should say so. He is my worst
“Well, his wife has run away with a
freak out of a dime museum."
“She has? That's all her husband
doings. That’s one of Smith’s ways
of getting himself advertised.”—"lexai
Not so Bad as it Might Bn.
Young Wife—Yes, I am worried.
You see, George has gotten into such
a habit when wc go to the theatre of
going out between the acts.
Friend—Oh, my dear, you look at
it the wrong way. You ought to he
thankful that he conies in between
the drinks.—Texas Siftings.
WHICH WILL IT HE I
Which is the fairest, a rose or a lily?
Which is the sweetest, a i each
Merry's oKiuotlsh. nn<l charming Is Milly:
Dora is ntb' am* fu jr . . _ [hi..
Sweet as a (hover .vas 1: :• face when! kissed
(Lovo is tho r idiaid o mu! glory ol lire,)
Milly, my play mam, I low “ like h Sister/'
But Dora i chooedor my wife.
Thnt is riffht. young- man. marry the girl
T ou love*, by till means, if flbe will have you.
Should her‘health become delicate and her
beauty fade after nmuinjfc. remember that
this is uhuallv duo to functional disturbances,
weaknesses, irregularities, or painful^ disor
ders peculiar to n**r
Dr. Pierce’s Favorite
teed to Rive wtfisfjiv
Sec the primed o< i
nursing mothers. u*:*i *«
ally, Dr. Pierce s Pavorit
greatest earthly 4.^>on, ji
appetizing cordial and i
Copyright. 18ft?, ly Woul
• -girls,” housekeepers,
id U eble women gener-
,-orit*: Prescription is tho
i, bt iny unequaled aa an
,nd restorative tonic, or
i Dis. Mkd. ass'k.
fectly harm I'/
iv-'r. stomach and
c* (fable and per-
£jlsc. Sold by
In.Effect Feb. 20, 1889, via The
Suwnnoo River Route to Florida.
Standard Time same as Macon city time.
GOING SOUTH. | GOING NORTH
" Avondale ...4 00 l»ni
*• Wellston 4 44 pm
“ Bonaire 4 58 pm
•• Kathleen 5 07 pm
•*» 18 r
r > 39 pra
i 47 pin
Unadllla 6 07 pin
1 Pmehurst...(i 20 pro
■ Findlay 6 28 pm
• Vienna fi 40 pin
‘ A rub I
,7 22 pm
■ • 31 pm
...7 4 7 pm
,.h 17 pm
..s “5 pm
..9 10 pil
i 40 pi
r Valdosta. ...5 15 am
5 36 am
Hahiran 5 54 am
Oxmoor 6 09 am
Adel « 49 am
•' Sparks 6 57 am
" Laconte 7 09 am
“ Eldorado 7 29 am
" Tlfton 7 59 am
“ Chula 8 17 am
“ Inaha 8 S3 am
“ Sycamore....! 44 am
“ Ashburn 8 52 am
“ Dakota 9 08 am
“ Arabl 9 22 am
•* Wenona 9 SO am
“ Cordsle 9 47 am
•• ltlchwood ..10 00 am
“ Vienna 10 09 am
*• Findlay 10 21 am
•• Plnehiirst ..10 29 am
•• Unadllla....16 42 am
“ Elko ..11 02 am
“ Grovanla ...1110 am
“ Tlvola 1111 am
‘ Kathleen ...11 42 am
“ Bonaire 1151 am
•• Wellston....12 05 pm
•' Avondale ...12 18 pm
'• Sofkee 12 28 pm
Ar Macon 12 45 pm
10 00 pm
•* Sparks 10 12 pi
•• Adol 10 20 pi
** Oxmoor n 40 11
•* Hah Ira 10 55 pi
“ Minuola 11 M P»
Ar Valdosta....II 35 pi
ras.sfviffer trains arrive and depart from
Unim Passenger depot at Macon dnlly.
Freight received and delivered at Central
Railroad Warehouses. _ „ „
Local freight trains leave Macon dally at
6-00 a. m ..and arrive dally at 8:30 p. m.
For further Information apply to your sta
tion agent or to A. C. KNAPP,
Imported from the .Mineral
Sprinns on the Rhine, Ger
many, on’dvaught at
Marriage Not a Failure.—“How is
your darter Nancy gitlin’ ’i-’Ug .since
she married an’ moved out ter Cali
foray?” said the first Indiana man.
“Is she doing well ?” .
“Doing well! Why, bliss ye, she’s
gittin’ ’long pet fectly lovely. Her
first husband died, leavin’ her ?5,000
in cold cash, an”twarn’t three months
’for she tied on ter a consumptive
worth 810,000. (), but she’s a rattler,
that gal is!”— Time.
Mr. Millionaire—My dear, here is
my pocketbook, and I wish you would
take care of it until I get hack. I
am going out this evening, and I pre
fer not to have any valuables with
Mrs. Millionaite—Mercy ! Are you
going into a dangerous neighborhood?
Mr. M.—O, no. I am going to u
citizens’ meeting in aid of the world's
fair.—New York Weekly.
Farmer Allen of Pennsylvania did
not believe that his hired man kept a
good watch on the stables, and so he
disguised himself, went out, and began
hanging’ around, and the first thing
he knew he had a charge of shot in
his leg. The hired man was right on
deck.—Detroit Free Press.
“Joe, your wife looks ‘as fresh as a
“Bill, I wish she was a morning
For the Liver
For sale at
‘•Why go, Joe?”
“Because she’d shut up at night.”
We will open, Monday, April 1st, at the
place lately occupied by Mr. P. H. Hone
a fine stock of fresh meats. Reef, Mutton and
Our meats are from e;ir own farms, fat.
nicy and ewcet. We will be glad to receive
our patronage and will serve yon with the
est meats at the loweit possi ble prices.
F. P. Hon h Bn
(he F. R. & IV, Co.
Standard Time Used—June 2,1889.
500 p t'-i
- )p 1!
8 39 p 12 42 p Lv
9 25 p 1 27 p Ar
9 55 p 142 pAr
10 30 p - ‘
*1 TUEltS DIVISION I 8 | . 4
• Fernaudlna Ari J05p; 8 30 a
• Jackrtonvlllo Ar 150pJ 6 10a
• Callahan Ar 153 p 6 40a
• Baldwin Ar|1242p 5 00
.aw ley Aril 58
8 55 A
Starko Ar|ll 28a* 3 30a
, ... Waldo Ar 10 52 a 250 a
j. Ar Hawthorno Arjl0 23a 200a
4 29 p Ar
312 P Ar
Cin p \r
6 40 p Ar
8 32 1* A_ r _
Ar 1 9 07 p 12 01 p
Wildwood Ari 8« 0a 9 20p
Leesburg Ar| 7 35 a 7 55 p
Tavares Lv.710a;7 00p
• ‘rlando Lv! 545_a, _4 OOp
' J Ar Pauasoffkco Ar
” Ar Suintervlllo Ar
ArSt. Catherine Ar
\r Laeoochee Ar
1.- r Dado City Ar
jAr Plant City Ly
13 l CEDAR KEY DIV.|
; 6 10 A
i 846 p
: 7 30 p
; 5 45 p
14 1 24
700 d 1145 a Lv Jacksonville Ar 150p 610a
i w 0, 4 10 P Lv Waldo Ar 1035 p: S40p
D1U V 4 53 .Ar Gainesville Ar D«0a| JlOp
10 15 ' i 5 42 P Ar Archer Lv 8 2o a ( 1 J15p
' g 12 p Ar Bronson
|Ar Cedar Key Lv
1 \~' \ WESTERN U1 VISION \
6 30 a|..
6 05 n fioua a
10 40 pi 9 30 a A
11.58 pj'10 27 U! A
4 m a ! 12 52 p! Ar Mouticello Lvdo30a] 5 25 a
G It) a! 2 02 p Ar Tallahassee Lv’ 950 at 3 20 a
8 00 a 3 03 pi Ar Quincy Lv 857 Aj 150 a
9 a* 4 Oo pi A r lUvcr J unc. Lv h oo a. 12 05 a
j i 17 os a [
J.J.T. S.9, 10,13, 14 Dally.
CO, and co Dally.
3,4. 23, 24, Daily, except eunday.
30 Dally except Sunday,
Lake City- Ar! 10«P:11M
LfvuO-.lt Ae|13 23 p 9 85 a
Madison Arllisa, 815a
31 Dally except
DR. M. M. T. HUGHiNGSON,
of Lake City, Fla.,
30 Years in the Practice of Medicine,
Offers his professional services to the citi
zens of Thomasville and surrounding coun
try. Office, 2nd door over A. C. Brown’s
store, and A. C. Brown’s residence on Daw-
ion street. d&wGm Sept 17.
DR. A. 13. COUCH,
Modern - Pathology, - Hew
Offers I.is professional scivices to the citi-
tom of Thomasville and surrounding coun
try. Ofliec over Stcyerman’s store, Uroad
•treet, Thomasville, Gn.
C. IKODOUiBS. B. F. HAWKINS
Offl«e> Formerly occupied by Enterprise of-
IJI M McINOTSIJ,
Physician <& Surgeon,
jy OFFICE over Stark’s, corner Broad and
JOEL B. COYLE-
THOMAS VILLE, ^GEORGIA.
OFFICE. Broad St., oven Pickett's,
CSiThomasTllle, • i- Georgia.
IITrompt attention; given ;to all business en
trusted tO hilU. . t»—evo .1
Office—Over Watt’s store, corner;. Broad ana
Jackson streets. CSLH *■ * C---
II. COYLE, I). D. S.,
Offers his services
asville and vicinity.
Office hours—From 0 a. t
from2to5p. m. t
Office—On Jackson stroet.
tn citizens of Thom-
W. D. MITCHELL, J R. G. MITCHELL.
J^ITCIIELL & MITCHELL,
Thomasville, • • Georgia.
^ W. 15HUGE,, M. 1).
Ooinor of Broad and Fletchor stroots. [aug
S. DEKLE, M. D.,
60 | C
| JACKSONVILLE BltANCB | 5 | 61
Ar K50ft-6 00
Lv 7 15 a-4 30
60 and 61
845p-*30ii Lv Jacksoiivlllo
10 05 p-GOO a Ar Fernaudlna
5 and C daily, except Sunday.
7 :15 a. m., Now Orleans Exj
and quickest line to all Ml
Florida points, Ucnsacola, Mobile and New
Orleans 7 :15 u. in. ani 7 :30 p. in. trains con-
nect through to Thomasville, Montgomery,
Nashville, St. Ix»uls. Cincinnati. Chicago, and
all points North and West. Arrive at2;45p,
"'ll*45 p. m P Mall and Express f..r all points
South, Gainesville, Ocala. Leesburg. Taverea,
Atfonka, Orlando, Panasi.ffkco (St. Catkarlne)
Dade City, riant City. Arrives at 1:5U p. m,
7 -no p. m. Local, connects through for all
noliits South, Ocala, Gainesville. L^esbirg,
Tavares, Orlando, Tarp >n Springs. Souther*
land, St. Petersburg, and Tampa. Arrives afl
6 :10 a. m,
11 *45 a m. Cumberland Route Express, con
nect’s at Feruandlna with steamer City of
Brunswick, daily, for Brunswick, Macon, At
lanta, Chattanooga, Louisville, Cincinnati
Ht. Louis and Chicago. Arrives 1:50 p. m.
4:30p. m. Fornaudlua Mall and Express,
daily, connecting Tuesday and Friday with
Htr. St. Nicholas for Savannah and way land
ings. Thursday with Mallory Steamers for
New York. Arrives H:30a. m. Sunday train
loaves Jacksonville 8:45 a. m.
This now service glvos perfect connections
at Baldwin for all points North and West, Via
Callahan to all points North, East and West.
Via Feruandlna, connecting with Str. city of
Brunswick, for Brunswick, Macon, Atlanta
and all points North and West.
* D. E. MAXWELL, A.O MAcDONELL,
Gen. Managor, G. P. 4 T. A
N. 8. PENNINGTON,
J. W BEID. Agent at Thomasville. Ga.
TO THE NORTH
L0U1SY1LLE & HASHYILLE RAILROAD
THROUGH SLEEPING SARS,
FITJM ALBANY TO
Office in Hayes Building.
Rosldencc—Corner Collogo avenue and Mag
Telephone communication, No. 25 for night
BY JFAB THE
iff YORK OR 1CST0
— IS VIA—
Central Railroad .of Georgia.
SUMMER EXCURSION TICKETS
Now on sale al reduced rates. Good to
return until October 31st, 1883.
Magnificent Steamers and elegant ser
vice. Free from the heat and dust incident
to ail-rail routes. If you are sick the trip
will invigorate and build you up. Go east
by sea and yon ll never regret it.
Passengers, before purchasing tickets via
other routes, would do well to inquire first
of the merits of the Route via Savannah
Further information may he had by.apply-
ing to the Agent at your station, or to
M. S. BELKNAP, W. F. SHELLMAN,
General Manager. Traffic Manager
E. T. CHARLTON. CLYDE BOSTICK,
Gen. Pais. Agent. Trav. Pass. Agt.
# Savannah Ga.
And but one change to
And other northern cities. Always ask for
tickets via the Louisville A Nashville R. R.
For any information, write to
C. P. ATMORK, Gen. Pass. Ajt.
Parties hayinf friends in the North should
advise themjt* take this route to JThoma*-
ville daring the taming season.
Grlei & Lerai
Contractors & Builders
We Will be glad to make contracts for, or
superintend, all classes of buildings, public
or private, In either brick or wood. Will fur
nish plans aud specif cat Ions If required. If
you want any building done call on us, and
we will eubrait estimates whether contract Is
awarded us or not. Wo will guarantee satis:
factlen In all our work. Wo refer to tho many
buildings erected by us In Thoiuasvllle, and
to all parties for whom wo have worked,
Shop en Fletcher et., 2nd door from Broad,
1 Thomasville, Go., April 3,1889.
N. S. Eaves,
CONTRACTOR and BUILDER
I will be glad to make contracts fot the
eenstructlon of all classes of buildings, pub-
He and private, In either brick or wood.
m I will guarantee In every Instance
give satisfaction. Designs apd plans drawn
and careful estimates made.
1(T Motto—Good, honest work at fair
prices. If you want any building done call
•ft me. I will submit estimates whether
•entract is awarded me or not. I refer to
the many public bulldingp erected by me In
Them os vllle and elsewhere, and all parties
tor whom X have worked 4
FROM ALL PRINCIPAL POINTS IN
THEfSOUTH TO CHICAGO AND
wo through express trains daily, with Pull
man Palace Buffet Sleeping Cars by night, J?
and Chair Cars by day, between Cln-
clnnattl and Chicago, Indianapo
lis and Chicago, and also be
tween Louisville and
whero close con-
£33 nectlons are made for
8t. Paul, Fargo, Bismark, Pol-
land.y Omaha, Kansas City, 8an Francisco
and points Intermediate—
New Fast Mail,
Leaving Louisville, Dallycxcopt Sunday, at
7 -30 a. m. Cincinnati, Dally, except Sunday,
at 7:45. Arriving at Chicago at 0:55.
Tho most rapid service ever attempted ne-
tween the Great Commercial Cities on the
Ohio River and Chicago.
hrougb Coupon Tickets, Baggage check
ed to destination, and your safety and com
fort provided for, are among the points that
have mado the
Universally and deservedly popular.
OHN B.CAR-SON, Vlce-prea't and Gen'l Mgr
W. H. McDOEL, Gen’l Traffic Manager,
E. O. MCCORMICK, Gen.l Pascmgor Agent-
r. W. GLADING. Passenger and Freight Agt.,
158 Broad St.. Thomasville Ga.
(Opposite Plney Woods Hotel.)
THOMASVILLE, - GA-
E.B. Whicldon, Prop.
This houso, located In the most desir
able and central part of the city. Is new
and complete In every particular. Fur
nished in the most elegant manner and
provided with all conveniences of mod
ern hotels. Tho menu is perfect,’and
tho service rendered by trained nndlpo-
llte servants. Terms reasonable, and
prices graded according to accommoda
tions furnished. Carriages from the
house meet all trains.
B. D. FUDGE,
Tin and Hollow Ware,
of all.kinds, and agent for
King’s Powder Co.
REAL ISTATE AGINT.
OFFICE IH MITCHELL BOOSE BLOCK.
Citj and Cnnttrj Propcrti (or Saif.
And T»m 1*i Id.
Bring me a description oi your property
Paying Farms For Sale
I will sell the Henry
McLendon place, 3
miles out on the Mag
nolia road to a good
man on easy terms,
at $2,5oo. This is the
best small farm, all
things considered, in
the county. 7 acres
in pears, other im-
Open land for 2-horse
farm, admirably ad
apted to fruit and
etc. Ill 1-2 acres,
good water and neigh
but will sell at $2,5oo.
Also the Pittman-
Thomas place, con
sisting of 77 1-2 acres
2 1-2 miles from court
house on right side of
Magnolia road. No
waste land, level and
clay soil ; about half
open land, balance in
beautiful woods, good
ten acre pear orchard,
just beginning to bear,
small house,fine crops
raised this year Will
throw in a good mule
and one-horse wagon,
etc., and plenty of
feod and seed to raise *
next crop. Better -
worth $6ooo than most
places about town for
which that sum is
charged, but can be
bought at $3,ooo on
To a man who wants
a little farm conve
nient to Thomasville,
on which he can easi
ly earn a good living,
either of these places.
Reynolds, Hargrave & Davis, Prop’rs.
Manufacturers and Dealers
R OUGI1 & 1 3 3 ED
OFFICE, CHURCH & STORE,
Wir* Screen Doors and Windows, Sash,
Doors and Blinds
AND INSIDE^ HAKDWOOD FINISH A
Four furnished rooms, up stairs,
parlor and kitchen privileges down
stairs, elegant neighborhood, Dawson
street, for rent at S67.50 a month.
This is n bargain.
Nice, new, furnished cottage on
Monroe street, close in, 4 rooms and
kitchen, $300 tor the season.
4 unfurnished rooms, up-stairs, new
and elegant neighborhood, Dawson
street, at $20.00 per month. No
Furnished House in List End on
Colton avenue; 4 rooms, dining room,
and kitchen. Price, 860,009. per
Large Furnished House, close to
Jackson street; 8 r-2 rooms. Price,
$500 (or the season.
Large 7 room house on Maili
son street, near center of town,
at $20.00 per month. This is a
desirable and cheap house.
Upstais of house on Calhoun
Furnished house in East
End, 5 rooms besides dining
room and kitchen, at $50 per
HEAL ESTATE BROKER,