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The Jackson Record.
Cocal news Tutus.
Mr. Obe Hendric who resides at
College Park was a visitor in Jackson
Mr. C.A. Towles came in from Cork
Monday and dropped his $ in our
M. W.P.Castleberry and wife were
on our streets Monday.
A nigger house at the depot caught
fire Monday but prompt work extin
guished the flames.
Capt.W.M .Mayo of the Atlanta
police force was in our city Monday.
It will be rsmembered that Capt.
Mayo was for a nnmber of years on
the police force in Jackson. Ten years
ago he was pla;ed on the Atlanta
force and from the first his rise has
been rapid, and now itis said he will
in all probability be the next Chief.
Mr. O.D.Smith was in from Flovii
JSoine one recently said; the!fe are
TiO poor people in America as compar
ed to Europe, We are beginning to
wobder how it feels to be p or.
Mr R- S. Broen spent Monday in
tbe Gate City.
Sleeping on a board is not what it
is cracked up to be.
“Hot water taken between meals
:s good for nervousness.” Luke warm
water is good fora number of things
■‘The voicec n be strengthened by
reading aloud for an hour each day,
Most Peoples’ is too strong already.
Mrs .J.M.T. Mayo from Atlanta is
visiting rxlatives in Butts.
Mr. J. A . Kimball returned from
Mr, C.R, Gresham spent Friday in
Atlanta buying a tine Jot of mules.
Mr. Henry BeiDon who has been
spending a few days with relatives in
Butts returned to his heme at Cave
Springs last Friday.
The many friends of Scett Tenant
will find him with the Daniel Shoe
Cos. on Whitehall.
Hon. E.M.Smith from McDonough
was in the city Saturday.
Mr. John Duke of Henry Cos. was
visiting relatives in Jackson Saturoay
Mr. Tot Shelton from Shelbyville
Tend, was the guest of his son Frank
Buttrill Gresham and Cos, are now
prepared to simply you with fixtures
for your witer and lights.
Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Buttrill spent
Friday in the Gate City.
We can truthfully say that The
Henry Coir ty Weekly has not deter
icrated from its traditional brilliancy
under the management of our young
Those little Japs are just hungry for
a spanking and they will jut get it
if they fool with the great American
Dr. B.Lacy Hacy has had a num
ber of calls in the last few days. One
from the church he first joined, and
where he was ordained. If be begins
to consider any of these calls Jackson
church will begin to exhibit its kick
Talk about men being patient;
wnatman would have the patience to
take care of a baby.
Charity begins at home, but there
is no law that prohibits it from tra
yeling ronnd the neighborhood.
Peas and Corn. We buy
Peas and Corn and will
pay market price.
Rail Road Warehouse.
If there are no women angels, as
some of the New York preachers claim
it vill be harder than ever to get the
men to go to Heaven.
When a man marries a woman for
her money, or tne woman marries the
man for his money, neither get their
Twenty pretty Indiana girls donned
men’s attire and organized a dancing
club. There’s one thing sure, they
may wear ’em but we bst they ean’t
strike a match once out of
Charches will sing and sing ‘Reseue
the Perishing ” nut when a measlier,
young or old, makes r misstep and
goes wrong, there is verv little at
tempt to rescue , The tendency ie to
push them deeper down, rather than
rescna them. This is especially true
in regard to girls or wome -1 . They
sing ‘‘rescue,” but act “push down.”
In the case of men itis a littlj bet
ter. unlesshis failure is in his bnsi
ness. Then instead of praying for
him all prey for him.
Mr. C.B.Biles had the misforfcnue
to have his barn with about 800 bush
els corn burned Monday night. Mr.
Biles thinks it was incendary.
Flovil’a was represented by Mr,
Mrs. J.R Wright visited in the
Mr. And Mrs. W.M. Andrews spent
Monday in the city.
Miss Leila Maddoxw was shopping
with our merchants Monday.
Reu. J.T. I)ovis Presiding Elder of
The (’ ill., D strict North Ga. Confer
ence will preach morning and night
at the Mothodist Church in Jackson
next Sabbath Jan. 20th 1907.
Mrs. A,C Milieu of FJovilla spent
Tuesday in Jackson.
Mr.B.S,White died Saturday night
of Pneumonia at his home near Cork
and was buried in Macedonia Comets
Old Uncle Me Barber an old Ante
helium Negro died Monday. This class
of darkies are fast passing away.
Every kind word you say to a
dumb animal or bird will make you
Every unkind treatment to the
cow poison the milk —even talking
unKindly to her.
Natious, like individuals, art power
ful in the degree that they command
tne sympathies of their neighbors.
Sunday morning and night B, Lsev
Hoge will discuss two important sub
jects at the Baptist Church.
At 11 A M . The most miserable of
men and the rem,edy.
At 7 P.M. How to solve all hard
Let everybody come out and hear
these uuesrions discussed.
Christ is My Subject.
My friends do you know who is your
be9t friend? Why Christ is your best
friend, because he can give you ever
lasting happiness. No one else can;
So my friend you had better come
and be saved while you can. You wont
have any chance after death. If you
knew how much better you would en
joy life as a Christian you would not
wait one day. O what an awful time
the sinner will have if he neglects the
aving of his soul! My sinner friend it
will not lesson our legitimate pleas
ure but give you a welcome Jto a hap
py home forever; Miss it and your
doom is sealed forever. My fiiend you
had better not be so wedded to the
thing* of this world that will send you
to everlasting torment. My sinner
friend how can you be so wedded to
the things of this world and not to
take any interest in your fortans
welfare when you know you will hare
JACKSON, GEORGIA. FRIDAY, Jan. 18th, 1907.
to leave this wicked world?
The Bible say :‘‘Choose ye this day
whom ye will serve” So He has given
you your choice. If you choose the
tilings of this world to our precious
savior no one is to blame but your
self ;so now my sinner friend choose
the better way and come to Christ
while you have the chance. You don’t
know how long you may have this
chance. You see many are taken very
suddenly. The Bible says ‘ be ye also
ready” sc now my friend I advise you
not to neglect auy longer.
Some Sayings of Sam Jones.
■‘A man’s likes and dislikes deter
mine hiscarachter ”
‘‘The cross is just halfway between
heaven and hell.”
‘‘Every time a fellow gets his mean
ness off, it is dyspepsia.”
‘‘A man who believes only when he
can see doesn’t believe he has got a
‘‘Some people are mighty gentle;
so gentle that the devil has nothing
to fear from them.”
“If we would only quit our lying,
we would get nine tenths ofourdiffi
cult.es out on the road.”
‘‘The trouble with humanity is,
men dislike so much to give them
selves to God just as they are.”
To the Baptist Churches.
it is not four months until te
meeting of tne Southern Baptist Con
vention and if our Foreign Mission
Board goes up without a debt. The
Churches must send to Dr. R.J,
Willingham of Richmond Va. $270,
000.00 before April 510th 1907.
Won’t you at once do your part to
wards raising the amount?
Tnis looks like a large amount but
what is it to $1,800,000. Southen.
We are a great people uhd should
therefore do great things. As scon
as you have read this send a contri
butien for the Bretheren that are now
among the Heathens preaching
Christ to the perishiDg ones.
Pray Gods bleesingson the word.
Very Truly Yours.
B Lacy Huge Asst.V. Pres, of
Foreign Mission Board.
Old Mines Exploded.
A strange fatility is reporten from
Japun. A floa ting mine, a legacy
from the Russo Jaoanese. War, which
has ever since been drifting around
on the sea, struck the shore at Akita
on the west coast ut Japan and explo
ding killed a ten and wounded 150
villagers. The sea of Japan was sown
with these floating mines in that war
and thtv have been a source of much
fsur ever since ana several of them
have exploded. That one of them
should work such murderous havoc
among inno ent villagers more than
a year after the close of the war is a
petheticaily sad event. War is dread
ful enough whi e it Is doing its work
without leaving oehind it such flout
ing mines of murder that may carry
destruction and death 4 to some far
way shore All evil has this mysterious
power of perpetuating itself and ex
ploding where it is never expecitd
The words we speak the deeds w uu
may long float around bearing in
their bosom the evil we put in them :
to blow up in some .unexpected way.
The drnnkard may set such mines
loose or the stream of his descend
ant. and wealth is often suce r float
ing mines in a family, while in is
not true thot"The good is oft intered
with their bones” it is true that
‘‘The evil men do lives after them ’
The Presbyterian Banner well says:
‘‘Let us set nothing afloat on the sea
of life that can carry death to any
ALL OVER THE HOUSE.
Helpful Hints For the Housekeeper.
Value of Tissue Paper.
The tissue paper in which parcels
are wrapped should never be thrown
away, but smoothed out and laid
away in a drawer for future use. A
small pad of tissue paper sprinkled
with methylated spirit will give a
brilliant polish to mirrors, picture
glasses and crystal. The pad, used
without the spirit, is excellent for
burnishing steel, rubbing grease
spots oft furniture, polishing silver,
etc. J r or packing glass, china and
ornaments a roll of tissue paper is
invaluable. When packing hats a
wisp of tissue paper should be twist
ed round all upstanding ends of
ribbons, ospreys and wings to pre
vent crushing. Dress and blouse
sleeves should be stuffed with soft
paper and a sheet of it placed be
tween the folds. Silk handker
chiefs, ribbons and lace should all
be ironed between a layer of tissue
paper, and the latter is a line pol
isher of steel buckles and hatpins.
Tatiencc—'That painting doesn’t
look like one of the old masters.
l’atrice —No, it’s not. The artist
belongs to the new school of sim
plified painters. — Yonkers States
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To The Public:
I have recently bought the
“Me Cord Grist Mill,” situated
on Yellow Water Creek, near
the city of Jackson. This mil!
has*had. for years, the reputa
tion of making “The Best Wa
ter Ground Meal,” mill
in this section, It will be oper
ated by the veteran miller, Mr.
J. T. Bennett, which is a guar
antee that its former high re
cord will be kept up, and that
its customers will receive
prompt service, and courteous
treatment. The mill will be
thouroughly renovated, and
put in condition to grind from
5o to 75 bushels per day; so
do not be afraid ot delays, but
bring your corn right on, to
the mil!. Mr. Bennett will
keep fresh meal o 1 hand, to
exchange with those who wish
to exchange corn for meal.
Farmers in coming to Jackson
to market can bring along a
few sacks of corn without any
delay. The merchants
of Jackson will keep fresh
stock Dt this McCords Water
Ground Meal, t to supply their
numerous customers. So al
wa\ s call for McCords Water
(1 round Meal, and take no sub
si itute, and you may rest as
sured, when you g w t it, (if its
fresh; and ground out of good
corn, you get good meal, This
mill being a “lionie Institu
tion,” and near enough for
you to se<* and know what is
being done, I hope to be fa
vored with your friendship
J. W. Childs;
‘‘This people have I formed for my
self; they shall anew forth my
praise.” Isa 48-21.
‘‘The legend runs that there on
stood in an old baronial oastle a mu
sical instrument upon which nobody
could play . It was complicated in itf
mechanism, and during years of dis
use the dust had gathered and clog
ged it, while dampness and variations
of temperature had robbed the string
of their tone. Various experts had
tried to repair it, but without succeM
and when the hand of a player swept
over the chords, it woke only harsh,
discords and sounds. But there came
one day to the castle a man of anoth
er sort. He was the maker of the la
instrument and saw what was amis*,
and what was needed for its repair,
and with loving care and skill, ha
freed the wires from the encumbered
dust,and adjusted those which were
awry and brought the jang
ling strings into tans, and then th*
hall rang with bursts of exquisite
And so with these souls of ours so
disordered by sin that everything ie
in compusion, our Jives send forth
only discords and nuvlovely sounds.
We have tried to adjust the oumgs
of our lives but without success. Oor
Maker nas oome and asked that w#
turn over to him the task of repairing
and readjustment. He will set all
right and make perfect the music of
Our Heavenly Father, we prey
Thee In Jesus name take this diseor
dant. life of mine, and ;so repuir and
raadjnstit, that it will produce the
melody for which it was orsgina lly de
ighed; ana constructed.
May Live 100 Years.
The chancesjfor living a full century are
excellent in the case of Mrs Jennie Duncan
of Hayesvtlle, Me. now 70 years old. Sh
writes ;“Klectric Bitters cured me of C Uron*
ic Despepsia ol' 20 year stauidng, anil mad
me feci as wellanilstrongas a yoiiuggirl.'a
Electric Bitters cure Stomach ami Diver
diseases, Blood disorders, General Debill.
' y and bodily week ness. Sold on a guar Ml
tee at Hanna Drug Cos.
Sacred to the memory of Mr.8.8;
White or Uncle Barth as he waa bet
ter known, who departed thie life
Death is always sad and afflicting
to the Jiving. It is so natural lor OS
toalways want to say or something to
be said of our departed loved ones
that will create in the minds and
and heart* of the hearer and reader#
while our nature cries out in anguish
at the departure of our loved on**#
Yel we are assured that he hud made
ready, had set his house in order#
has died the deu>h ef the nghteou*.
To the God ef all grace we
would commend the companion
and weeping children and
may this sad dispensioa of .Providence
be sanctified to their good and may
they ail by grace divine be prepared
to meet him in a better .land where
there is no more parting or death,
PREVENT HEAI> AC H E .
.Force them? No—aids them. R§
mons treatment of Liver Pills and Ton
ic Pellets strengthens the liver and di
gestive organs so that they do their
own work and fortifies your coustittt
tion against future trouble. Entire
Teatraent 25 cents—Hanna Drug Cos.
BMuith* Ths Kind Yen Have Always Beerfl