RECITAL AT SCHOOL CHAPEL.
Pupils of the Elocution Department
Make Good Showing.
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Monday night, at the school au
ditorium, the elocution class of
■ Winder’s public school, under the;
direction of Mrs. E. J. Robeson, en-j
scßrt-ained the patrons of the school |
for more than two hours. All the
numbers were good, while the read-;
ings by Mrs. Robeson, the teacher,
'were fine, and called forth prolong
ed appla'use and encore after encore.
The program follows:
Christmas Hymn —Pantomime, j
A Christmas Legend —Carl Robe-!
9 Regarding Santa Claus —Bill Ilun
Santa Claus on the Train —Thel-
*ulow Santa Claus Came Down the
Chimney —Desma E 1 der.
Mammy’s LiP Baby Boy —Mon-
The First Banjo —Hersehel Wil
A Misunderstanding —Lona Belle
y Reading (selected) —Mrs. E. J.
Who Is Santa Claus? (play)
Montine Robinson, I)esma Elder,
Carrie Dean Perry, Thelma Moore,
Lourine Hood, Willie Mae Ever-son,
Sybil Millsaps, Mabel Herrin, How
$ Where Are You Going? —Song.
The Massacre of Zoreaster Rob
The Innocent Drummer —Lillie
Mrs. Tubbs on .Political Economy
Aux Italiens —Frances Robeson.
Mr. and Mrs. Pepperman —Vella
■ Mae Sharpton.
Our Railroads —Annette Qudlian.
FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH,
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J mister-*-Luster Brown,
I). C. L.
•Services —I)i\ine worship Tl:80
■u.-j'n.i', altd-7:30 p. m.
Subjects: A. M. —“The Mpn-.
derfui Christ.” P. M. —"The Bock
of Safety.” •
Shiiday School -10:30 a. ni.
The Mixed. QuaMette at the night'
service will sing, “ Why Stand' \*e
The public is kindly invited to
these services. , •
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I : LOCATES AT HOSCHTON,
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It is with pleasure that The News
announces the location of Dr
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Ralph Freeman at Hoschton, Ga.
'The doctor is a pleasing gentleman.
He graduated from the Augusta
Medical College,-apd niter graduat
ing, took an interne course in the
Ci£y hospital of Augusta.- We feel
u aft we can commend the doctor to
jolie good people of this section, for,
as evidence that he is thoroughly
♦up-to-date, . one of. his first acts!
after locating was to haiftt'U? a dol
lar for The News twelve months.
CARD # THANKS.
I desire to extend my sincere
.thanks and appreciation to the good
people for their untiring kindness,
who so willingly rendered their ser
vices during the illness and death of
(|;y dear husband.
♦Mrs. A. D- Chandler.
@l)c Winder Iw.
WINDER. JACKSON COUNTY. GEORGIA. THURSDAY. DECEMBER 23,1909
At the Methodist Church. Friday Even
ing. 7:30 O’Glock.
The following is the program ba
the exercises to he held at the Meth
odist church Friday night:
Song —“Fling Wid, the Gates."
Song —“Sing Out Your Gladsome
Carols ’ ’
Recitation —Mabel Herrin.
Recitation —Will Ii unnicutt.
Solo —“Waking Out of Silence’ ’
Recitation —Thelma Moore.
Sinig —Chorus —By Little Chil
Recitation —Montine Robinson.
Awarding of Presents.
Any one who desires may put
presents on the tree.
Sunday afternoon, at the resi
dencc of Rev. S. P. Higgins, in Au
burn, Ga., Miss Roxie Robinson and
Mr. W. O. Flanigan, in the pres
ence of a few friends, were united
in marriage, Rev. Higgins perform
ing the ceremony.
Mrs. Flanigan is the'daughter of
Mr. .1. A. Robinson, and a niece of
Mr. W. T. Robinson, of this city.
She was one of the successful con
testants in the recent contest con
ducted by The News, and is n young
Christian woman of many noble
traits of character and personal
Mr. Flanigan is a son of Mr. W.
E. Flanigan, of Gwinnett county,
and a nephew" of Messrs. P. A. and
11. P. Flanigan, of this city, and is
a young man of sterling worth and
business ability. V •'
It is understood that Mr. and
Mrs.'Flanigan will, • soon after the
holidays, leave for Albany, Ga.,
where Mj;,. Flanigan will assist his
father in managing the $1)0,0.00,
farm recently purchased in that sec
tion by Winder- .
The News joins the.hos|..u| fneuds.
of this yovmj* couple - wish
that each wedded day may be'diap
pier and brighter than the one that
has gone. .. .
MISS MATHEWS WILL ENTERTAIN!
Miss Tavia Mathew#* ttfll enter
tain a number of her frh-ndo next
Monday-evening, at her -honie on,
Candler"' street. ' The- decorations
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throughout Jh,e . house, wiljtjdiy,.
Xmas(Vikfl-s; with a prolusion of
hollv and iViis’tlotOe. Jn fbi- dirting
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room,-.*vhere.p-fresliments . will' he
| served Mt 10:30, the decorations will
I<‘ of ferns' and narcissus. Used with
the same Xmas decorations of red
and given. In the center of the
table will'■be a little Ninas tree.
The punch, howl will he placsd in
the front halT,• hanked with hghy.
Thirty invitations will he issued.
DR. BROUGHTON AT AUBURN
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Dr. Ten G. Broughton, of At
| lapta, will deliver his fatuous lee-
Iture,. “The Dunce," at the audi
|t-onum,.-of Perry-Rainy Institute,
I Auburn, ’••Ga.-,- Dee. -2, Dr.
i Broughton is a forceful’speakyrfand
; this is one of his finest- lectures.
Be- on hand ii.y-U wish to'enjoy an
evening of pleasure and profit.
MRS. WALLER COOPER ENTERTAINS
On la*t Thursday afternoon Mrs.
Walter Cooper was the charming
hostess of the Young Matrons Club.
The home was beautifully deco
rated in ferns and bowls of narcis
sus. Mrs. Cooper was assisted in
m-ieving her guests by her sister,
Mrs. Roy Jackson. Heart-dice was
engaged in during the afternoon.
Mrs. K. F. Saxon, making highest
score, received a dainty little work
apron. After the game a delicious
salad course was served. Those
present were Mesdames W. M.
Holsenbcck, Claud Mayne, E.- F.
Saxon, Homer Smith, Harry Milli
kin, L. W. Hodges, Carl X’iblaek,
Blakey Perry, John McDonald, Mae
Potts, W. I). Johnson, Otis Jack
son,Clyde Williamson,Mittie Smith,
Roy Jackson and Walter Cooper.
SPECIAL REDUCED PRICES.
“The Heart of an Indian,” which
comes to the Lyric Monday night,
December 27th, has as its motive
the obligation of a lodge member to
care for the loved ones of his dead
“brother.” It is a Western play
without any “blood and thunder”;
not a shot fired in the entire play.
The company carries a genuine
Sioux Indian, who plays the part
of “Deerfoot.” Special scenery en
livens this production. It is a reg
ular dollar show, but for this date
prices will lx* 2be, doc and o()o.
Remember, this is a guaranteed
attraction, featuring Miss Clara
Belcher, the clever young actress
who goes to Broadway next season.
Mr. G. 11. (old Charlie) Adams,
the best dramatic black-face com
edian in the part of “Lige,” fur
nishes most of the comedy, and lie
is a crack-a-jack. Seats on sale
now. Don’t forget tlie date, and
select your seats at once. All lodge
n:ciphers.should induce rron-mem
bers to attend this great’. ’ four-act'
play, as it is an object lesson in the.
true meaning of fraternity. A dol
lar show for.fifty cents.
1 MEW INSURANCE fIRNI.
On January Ist, Mr. Luster liar-
Avl-l; will enter sne general insur
ance agency of Beu A. Jdhan, and
the?‘firm will be .Julian & Harwell.
Mr- Julian is prominently id< n
tified until the insurance business,,
in AVinder and surrounding .terri
tory, having beep for years con
jiecp and withome of the most suc
cessful agencies in theGdty, and for
the past year, .has, .been condhcti iVg
an agency himself
Mr. 'Harwell is well known--also,
having been., until recently,’it iviftm
her of the-linn of the Farmers Sup
ply Cos., one of the leading grocery
firms of Winder.. These popular
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young men will undoubtedly meet
with success in the insurance held.
Tile firm will write the gonertti lines'
of insuranc—life, tire, accident,
health, casualty, burglary insurance
and surity bonds. They will also
, make a specialty of collections.
a COL. SMITH BUYS ’MOBILE.
A 01. James M Smith, the multi
millionare, -pf Hmithonia, Ga., this
week purchased from the leading
automobile dealers of Winder,
Flanigan A Flanigan an F. M. F.
3 (J. f This firm has sold and deliv
ered more than a dozen fine' auto
mobiles in the last ten days' and
have booked for future delivery as
WAGES DIES WEDNESDAY.
Man Short by Chief Copland Passes
Away at City Hall.
Tom Wag< s, a farmer who lived
in Ben Smith’s district, Gwinnett
county, died at the city hall Wed
nesday as the result of a pistol
wound, the shot being iired by
Chief of Police Copeland Saturday
night at 1 1 :-(•'> o’clock.
It is stated that Oscar Crow, who
lives on Athens street, just opposite
the city police station, sent word to
the police that a burglar was in Ins
house, and the chief, together with
his men, went to capture the burg
lar. Copeland was covering a win
dow when W ages appeared with
drawn knife, it is said, and the
chief ordered him to throw up his
hands. Instead, it is stated that
Wages leaped through the window
and advanced upon the chief, where
upon Copeland fired.
The hall entered the forehead
and passed almost entiely through
his head, coming our just above the
Medical assistance was quickly
summoned. Wages was removed
to the city pall and the physicians
did all that medical skill suggested
for the wounded man.
The burglar message was unfor
tunate, for to this message possibly
the death of Wages is due. Had
the police known the true facts,
doubtless Wages would have been
It seems that a woman by the
name of Summon, who is separated
from her husband, occupies a room
at the Crow house, and it is said
that W ages was a gu st of this wo
It is claimed by the friends of
Wages that when he entered this
house he hail considerable money,
j. hut a search of the premises re
vealed his pocket hook empty.
Wages leaves a wife and five
- little, children, and it was a sad
picture to see the little ones playing
about the hall while their father
was making a desperate light for
This terrible tragedy is to he
doplored, but under the circum
stances it seems to us that no blame
should attach to Chief Copeland
fbr his part in it.
Hhd Wages been at home with
Jils ’frail little wife and innocent
.’children instead of where he was
tips. story would never have been
Will WITH TLANIGANS TLANIGAN.
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'Flanigan & Flanigan have secured
the services of F. M. Witt,of Knox
ville, Tenn.i as their mechanician.
Mr. Whitt is a graguate of the
Cniversity of Tennessee. He has
been kept, busy every minute he |
hAs been here and he is one of the
lVst and highest priced mechanics
in the automobile line in the state. J
He spent several years in the larger!
automobile factories in the north-
MANY AUTOMOBILES SOLD.
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Flanigan A Flanigan have sold |
and delivered automobiles in the J
last week to the following parties:,
G. M. Kilgore, Digansville, Ga., j
“Maxwell,” Dr. E. K. Harris,
Bethlehem, Ga., “Maxwell,” John
McDonald, of our city, “E M F,’’
E. M. Kitchens, Cornelia, Ga., “E
M F,” also J. B. Swords, Blue
They have taken orders for as
many more for future delivery.
Mrs. Walter Wood Entertains in
Honor of Miss Whitehead.
A charming social event of the
past week was the linen shower at
which Mrs. Walter Wood entertain
ed on Saturday afternoon foi Miss
Reba Whitehead, whose marriage to
Mr. J X. Yonderlieth occurred on
Wednesday ('veiling, the 22d inst.
The guests, on arriving, were
served punch from a cozy nook in
the reception hall by little Miss
Louise Strange and Master Jamie
Wood. The color scheme of red
and green, suggestive of the holiday
season, was tastefully carried out in
hall and parlors. In the dining
room the table was attractive with
its elaborate cover of hand-made
lace, from the corners red and white
1 ribbor.s were artistically caught in a
large how beneath the electrobu r,
from which hung a large red heart.
Little Miss Mary Walter Wood,
dressed as Cupid, shot an arrow
that pierced the heart and showered
the numerous and beautiful gifts,
attesting the popularity of the lovely
bride-to-be. Miss Arnold rendered
a beautiful little poem, compli
mentary to the bride. A most de
lightful salad course was served,
Mrs. Strange presented the bride’s
plate and gaye an appropriate toast.
At the conclusion, Mrs. Quarter
man read a prophecy of a bright
future for this popular young
The favors were red hearts, tied
with green ribbon.
Mrs. Wood received her guests in
a becoming gown of black lace over
silk. Miss Whitehead was (‘harm
ing in a black velvet gown, made
princess, and large picture hat,
trimmed with plumes.
Those present wen', Mesdames:
W. 0. Berry,
S. G. Potts,
W. M. 110 l sen heck,
11. P. Stanton,
Z. F. Stanton,
R. H. Cannon,
F. \V. Bondurant,
T. A. Maynard,
F. E. Durst,
Johnson, of McDonough,
Baker, of Statesboro,
Handy, of Bartlesville,
Johnnie Lou Smith,
Ora I zee Gamp,
Lena Adi-rholt, Elberton.
A CHURCH WEDDING.
At (’> o’clock Wednesday after
roon, at the MethodDt church, Miss
Reba. Whitehead, third daughter of
Mr. .). G. Whitehead, was married
to Mr. J. X, Vonderleith, Rev. \\ .
'l'. Hunnicutt, officiating.
Mr. Yonderfeith is a young man
of sterling qualities and is connected
with tie- Winder Lumber Company.
Miss Lamia Arnold was brides
maid and Mr. Guy Pledger acted as
Shortly after the ceremony the
young couple left for Florida on a