AT THE BAPTIST CHURCH.
Dr. Brown to Organize a Chorus
Gfes -Also Sunday School Class
V. for Toon:} tfen.
The pastor, Dr. Lister A. Brown,
will preach next Sunday in the
morning on “Dry Bon<*s” and in
evening the subject will be “The
Pass Over.’’ A song and prayer
services will he conducted in con
nection with the night service.
Every one is invited to come and
take part in the services.
The first of January Dr. Brown,
who is both a music composer and
publisher, and has Conducted music
in large Colleges, universities and
religious gatherings north and south,
will organize a chorus class in the
Baptist church. This class will
a week for the study and
practice of Anthems and other such
music. Voice culture and theory
of music will be treated so far as
time will permit. There|will be no
charge except for books. Eve.y
one, regardless of faith or. denomi
nation, is invited to join this music
club provided he means business,
wdi attend and practice. M rs. L.
A. Brown will assist Dr Brown and
Mrs. Brown was trained in the
Peabody conservatory of musie,
Baltimore, Md., which is one of
the largest music school in Ameri
ca. She is said to lie a very fine
perHrmer on piano and pipe organ,
besmes being a good singer, and has
leen a very successful 'teacher for
the past eight years.
On next Sunday at Sunday school
a class for young men will be or
ganized and every young m in who
attends this church, or who de-dres
Jp attend it, will please lie present
at 10:30 a. m. It is the desire of
the superintendent that you help
organize this class and become a
part of ib_ __
4 ; A KNIGHT FOR A DAY"
Among the gay levies of good
looking femininity accredited to the
chorus ranks of the musical gaiety
“A Knight For A Day/’ to be seen
here at the Lyric Theater on Wed
nesday Dec. 22. are: The Sweet
Girl Graduates, the Corsican Belles;
The Grand Opera Priina Donnas,
and The Candler Light Girls. The
last ensemble is said to la* a striking
effect, suggesting something of the
effect of an illuminated Rembrandt
Jjfcnorama. The girls are presented
before a scarlet curtain, all lights of
tJilftlieatre being reduced until the
curtain is fairly in shadow. In
single file, the girls appear from the
wings and cross the stage in front
of the curtain, their nether portions
lost in blockness and their faces
brought into striking relief by tiny
lights in the shape of roses .that
they carry, which they switch off
and on with fairy-like effect. This
i* (B. C. Whitney’s stupenduous
production, under direction of Ben
Falk, which played New York this
MASONS ELECT OfNGERS.
The Masonic lodge of this place
met Friday night.and elected the
G. W. Woodruff, W. >r.; L. S.
Radford, S. W.; W.M. H olsen beck,
J. W.; W. T. Robinson, b. D.; C.
C. Gregorey; J. D.; L. A. House,
Treasurer; R- D Moore, Sec.; J.
N. Vonderleith, S. S.; C. O. Nib-
S.; A. V. Eavenson. tvler.
MAY RUN FOR SHERIFF OT JACKSON
The friends of Mr- J. M Ross, of
('handler’s distreit, are urging him
to make the race for sheriff of Jack
son county. Mr. Ross is well and
favorably known all over the coun
ty, and should he decide to yield to
the wishes of his friends he would
receive, no doubt, warm and hearty
support. When seen by a News
manand asked concerning the rumor
of his candidacy, ho said:
“It is true 1 have been impor
tuned by ni} r friends from all sec
tions of Jackson to make the race
for sheriff. lam not at this time
a candidate. ft is rather early to
say just what I may do. I have
an ambition to serve the voters of
Jackson as sheriff some day. Should
I decide to run I will let my friends
know in plenty of time.”
A wedding of much interest to
their Winder friends was that
which occurred in Monroe yester
day at the First Methodist church,
when Miss Clare Felker, of that
city, and Mr. Clarence R. Ware, of
Lewrenceville, were united in mar
riage by Rev. J. M. Eaks, of Sparta.
Mrs. Ware is the doughter of Mr.
and Mrs. George Waltor Felker,
and, as Miss Felker, was one of
Monroe’s most popular young wo
Mr. Ware is the popular county
school commissioner of Gwinnett,
and has a host of friends here and
elsewhere who congratulate him
upon winning such a lovely and
accomplished woman fora life com
On Thursday eveneng, at the
home of the bride near Bethlehem,
Miss Lora Chandler and L. M.Beck
um were united in the holy bonds of
wedlock. Mrs. Beck urn is the
daughter of Mr. B. G. N. Chan
dler, and Miss Chandler was very
popular in the community in which
she lived. Mr. Beekum is a
prominent planter. Mrs. F. M.
Graham performed the ceremony.
The happy young couple left Tues
day morning for their future home
near Wrens, Ga.
THE BEST COMING.
Wednesday night, Dec. 22,
amusement lovers of Winder will
have an opporturity t<> witness a
i.ig'n-class play in every respect.
‘‘A Knight fur a Day" will hold
the boards on that date, and
is comes heralded as the best ever.
This is a high-priced production,
but you will get your money’s
worth. “A Knight for a Day" is a
big musical lm. ha. Songs, jokes
and pretty girls. Does the combi
nation suit you? If so, come
You won't regret it.
Christmas comes hut once a year,
Where I get fruit I do not care.
Just so they’re tie* lvst in town,
And these at Baron’s store are
Ornges, apples and bananas, too,
Grapes,raisins, dates and taffy tulu,
And prices, tlv*y are right also,
If you doubt this, just come and
know. —Barney Baron.
When a man is compelled to eat
his words his appetite is quickly
WINDER. JACKSON COUNTY. GEORGIA. THURSDAY. DECEMBER 16.1909
MR. A. D. CHANDLER.
After Continued Illness and Lone]
Sufferings, Yields to Grim
Mr. A. D. Chandler, a merchant
of this place, died Wednesday
morning at his home on Broad
street, surrounded by his wife and
For more than two years Mr.
Chandler had been in feeble health,
and some too weeks ago took to his
bed, and rapidly grew worse until
the end came at 3 o’clock Wednes
He was 49 years of age. and had
spent his entire life in Jackson
county. He married Miss Myrtie
Seymour, and to them four chil
dren were born, all of whom, to
gether with his wife, survive him.
He is a brother to Messrs. J. W.
and J. M. Chandler, of Ebenezer,
and besides these two brothers,
leaves two sisters and many rela
tives and friends to mourn for him.
The funeral took place at tin*
residence of Mr. J. W. Chandler,
near Ebenezer church, Thursday
morning, and at 12 o'clock his body
was interred in the Hancock bury
ing ground. Revs. W. T. Ilunni
cutt and J. H. Wood conducted
the funeral services.
Mr. Chandler was not a member
of any church, but often spoke of
of his faith in his Master, and dur
ing his last illness constantly talk
ed of his home beyond the skies,and
said that he was at peace with his
God ond ready to cross the Great
To the bereaved family, relatives
and friends we offer condolence.
MOORE GETS HIS THOUSAND BACK
James L. Moore, the matrimonial
high financier of Loganville, last
week gained a verdict in Gwinnett
superior court for the recovery of
the SI,OOO he handed over to Miss
Lillie Berryman on condition she
change her name to Moore. It will
be remembered that after thinking
more of the compact Miss Berry
man side-stepped the agreement but
held on to the retainer. The court
now orders her to come across with
the little pin money advanced by
the old man. Moore has since
found a wife.
IN KACE EOK TREASURER.
Mr. George K. Smith, of Jeffer
son, was in Winder Tuesday circu
lating among his friends. George
is in the race for treasurt r of .lack
son county. Speaking to a Mews
man In* said:
“Yes, 1 am in the race for treas
urer, and j.t the proper time will
make formal announcement.”
George Smith is the son of Mr.
Frank Smith, deceased, of Jeffer
son, and a brother of Dr. S. J. and
W. IL Smith, of that place.
George is a good fellow and will
find warm supporters in all sec
tions of the county.
All confederant veterans who
have not applied for crosses of honor
please do so at once.
C. M.jMoulder, Adjutant.
Mrs. Hultne. of Athens, was the
guest of her daughter, Mrs. Homer
Born to Mr. and Mrs. W. .J. Ross,
Mr- M. E. Sisk was in Athens
Wanted —To buy fat cattle. R.
1). Moore it Son.
Honest weight guaranteed by R.
1). Moore it Son.
Mrs. W. H. Toole was in Atlanta
one day last week.
Mr. and Mrs. W. O. Perry spent
Monday in Atlanta.
Nothing hut stall fed cattle killed.
R. 1). Moore it Son.
M rs. A. H. O’Neal is spending a
few days in Atlanta.
Mr. W. E. O’Neal was at home
in Winder Thursday.
Mr. Fred Perry made a business
trip to Atlanta Saturday.
Mr. Carl McDonald spent a few
days in Athens last week.
M rs. 11. E. Edwards is visiting
friends in Athens this week.
Mr. W. B. Mathews made a busi
ness trip to Atlanta Monday.
’Phone 43 for your Christmas
meats. R. 1). Moore & Son.
Mr. and Mrs. L. W. Nowell
spent Wednesday in Atlanta.
Miss Reba Whitehead is visiting
friends in Atlanta this Week.
Miss Mary Russell spent Wednes
day and Thursday in Atlanta.
Mr. John Rudereeil was in town
Friday and Saturday on business.
Mrs. J. T. Strange and Mrs. E.
A. Starr spent Tuesday in Atlanta*
Christmas Christinas —Useful pres
ents at Smith Hardware Company.
Big dolls, little dolls and all
kinds of dolls at It. T- Seymour’s.
Mrs. A. D. McCurry spent Satur
day in Gainesville, the guest of
Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Smith and
Mrs. E. F. Saxon spent Monday in
When doing Chrstmas shopping
it helps to visit Smith Hardware
Mrs. W. R. DcLaperrierc, of
Hosehton, passed through Winder
Miss Lousia Hodge left Sunday
for Newnan, where she will spend
In brightening up for Christmas,
get your paints from Smith Hard
Bicycles, Wagons and Velocipedes
—the good kind —at Smith Hard
We have the best line of Silver
ware ever shown in Winder. Our
prices are attractive. Smith Hard
I’ar-a-sit-i-cide cures itch in JO
minutes. For sale by G. W■ D**La
perriere, Winder, Ga.
One dollar reward for the correct
address of D. C. Goner- Cooper A
Don’t fail to see that wonderful
little stove for only $1 at Smith
Mis? Johnnie la>u Smith will en
tertain the I) I) I) Club Friday
night. Let all the mem hers be
present. A good time is expected.
Mrs. W. 11. Ouarterman has re
turned from Athens, where she has
iwen visiting Mrs. West.
Col. E. E Hutchins, of Lawrence
ville, passed through Winder Tues
day, en route to Monroe.
Confectioneries and toys at R. T.
Seymour’s for the children. Every
thing for Santa Claus.
R. T. Seymour has the largest
line of dolls ever brought to Win
der. The prices are right.
Mrs. W. M. Ilolsenbeck enter
tained the Missionary Society of
the Baptist church Monday.
Mrs. Walter Wood will entertain
Friday afternoon at a Linen Shower
in honor of Miss Reha Whitehead.
We are headquarters for fruits,
candy and everything that children
want on Christmas. R. T. Sey
Mr. Dan Byrd, of Lawrenceville,
passed through Winder Tuesday
en route to Monroe to the Felker-
Mr. George Thompson, Winder's
representative at Georgia Tech,
spent Saturday and Sunday in
Winder with his father.
Miss Starr Blasingame will arrive
Friday from Brenau to spend the
holidays with her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. W. L. Blasingame.
Mr. Earl Kimbell, of Atlanta, is
expected in Winder Saturday fov a
few days’ visit to his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. W. H. Kimbell.
Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Harris and
Mr. and Mrs. 11. R. Simmons, of
Athens, will be the guests of Mr.
and Mrs. W. B. Mathews Christmas.
Mr. W. L. Blasingame has moved
into his new home on Athens street.
This is one of the prettiest homes
in the city, and there are several
pretty and costly homes here.
The friends here of Mr. and Mrs.
Agustus \V. Richardson are con
gratulating them on the arrival of a
fine little girl. Mrs. Richardson
was formerly Miss Ornie McElhan
Mr. A. D, MeCurry, the popular
buyer, Hoor walker and ad writer
of J. T. Strange it Cos., spent Tues
day and Wednesday in Gainesville.
Mr. MeCurry went to attend the
district stewards’ meeting which
convened in that city this week.
HARDIN GETS IN TROUBLE.
J. F. Hardin has got in trouole
with the postal authorities. It is al
leged he has been sending, through
the mail, Mr. W. Norwood Mitch
ell, of the Baltimore and Ohio rail
road, some nice little postcards.
Following are samples of the sen
tences to which Norwood took ex
ception: “Windy Gasa way Mitch
ell, Atlanta. If hot air was music
you'd be a brass band.” Another
clause reead: “God made the
world and rested. God made man
and rested. Then God made Win
dy. Since then neither God nor
man has rested.”
GtTS TWO YEARS.
J. W. B. Maughon, convicted
last week in Gwinnett superior
court of manslaughter, was sentenced
to serve two years in the penitentiary
by Judge Brand. It will lx* re
•nemljered that Maughon and a
man named Elrod, in attemping to
arrest a fellow Cleghorn at Carl shot
and Killed him.