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The Jackson progress-argus. (Jackson, Ga.) 1915-current, September 03, 1915, Image 5

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NEWS ========= OF INTEREST IN THE SOCIAL REALM THE HAPPY GIRL Helen’s smile is bright as sunshine, Helen’s eyes are happy-clear, Common little cares and worries Never seem to touch my Dear; Helen's walk is blithe as dancing And her voice with gladness rings, Yet she is no pet of Fortune— She is pleased with little things. Helen’s sympathy is welcome As fair weather after rain, ■Griefs and troubles that are told her Never seem as bad again; Gld folks love to have her w ith them, Every child adores and clings, Happiness springs up around her— She is pleased with little things. Wondrous raptures come but seldom, Ecstasy is bought with tears, Rainbow dreams that Youth goes seeking Seem to vanish with the years; Fame is often disappointing, Riches, we are told, have wings, .So life’s greatest gift I count it: To be pleased with little things. —Elsie B. Dana. •Children’s party Little Miss Vera Smith enter tained about twenty-five boys and girls at a pretty party, at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Smith, on Monday af ternoon. Merry games, which afforded lots of amusement for the little folks, were played on the lawn and porches. The dain ty refreshments were punch, cream and cake. Miss Hattie Ruttrill and Miss Mary Lane as sisted Mrs. Smith. w Hurrah! Hurrah! Hurrah! HERE WE ARE THE FAIR STORE Every Department Filling Up With NEW FALL MERCHANDISE Every department in our is taking on fall attire. Our buyers have been busy in the Eastern markets for the past month getting the newest ‘things for the people of Jackson and surrounding country. As in pa& seasons, we will have the mo& complete line of Dry Goods, Millinery, Ready-to-Wear, Gents Furnishings, Etc., to be found in Jackson. We invite your inspection of blocks—it’s a pleasure to show our patrons the new things as they arrive. Drop in and take a look at the new suits, millinery and dry goods and shoes for all the family. Everything up-to-the-minute in &yle, workmanship and quality. And we are going to sell goods at prices that will sftir the people of Jackson and surrounding country. come and make us a visit. IT WILL PAY YOU THE FAIR STORE, JACKSON, GEORGIA J. GELFMAN, PROPRIETOR Thaxton-Stripling ‘ Mrs. Margaret C. Thaxton, of Jackson, announces the engage ment of her daughter, Maggie Belle, to Mr. Robert Linwood Stripling, of Camilla, Ga. The wedding will take place on Octo ber 20 at the home of the bride’s sister, Mrs. Chas. M. Brakefield, of Ocilla, Ga. This announcement will be of cordial interest to the wide circle of friends of the bride-to-be in this city. Miss Thaxton resided here until a few years ago and her many excellent qualities of character and her personalcharms endears her to many friends wherever she is known. Adams-Carmichael Announcement was made, Sun day, by Mr. and Mrs. C. M. Adams, of Macon, of the en gagement of their daughter, Ruth Virginia, to Mr. Frank Smith Carmichael, of this city. Miss Adams has often visited here and is universally liked and her friends are delighted that Jack son will be her permanent home, after her marriage. Mr. Carmi chael is popular both socially and in a business way and is closely identified with the leading en terprises of this city. On account of the prominence of the couple, their marriage, for which no date has, as yet been given out, will be of cordial and widespread in terest. PERSONAL Mrs. W. A. Newton visited in Atlanta this week. Mr. T. W ’ Moore was a visitor in the city, Monday. Mr. J. T. Fletcher will spend Saturday in Atlanta. Miss Davie Fletcher returned a few days ago from a visit in Con yers. Misses Annie and Jim Craw ford spent part of the week in Atlanta. Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Nolen and Miss Clara Nolen spent Thursday in Macon. Miss Lena White is the guest of her grandmother, Mrs. Eliz abeth Currie. Mrs. C. A. Butner and Master Harry Bob Butner spent the week end in Atlanta. Col. and Mrs. John W. Moore, of Atlanta, were week-end guests of Mrs. R. E. Stanfield. Miss Ernestine Dempsey left a few days ago for Buena Vista, where she will teach. Mrs. H. A. Patrick and son, Dan, of Conyers, were guests last week of Mrs. J. T. Fletcher. Miss Mary Lou Thomas left a few days ago for Davisboro where she will teach in the public schools Prof, and Mrs. M. 0. McCord left Monday for Marshall vile, where Mr. McCord is principal of the public schools. Mrs. A. H. Smith visited Mj\ and Mrs. Philip Head, in Atlan ta, this week and upon her re turn home will be accompanied by Mr. and Mrs. Head and Mrs. A. C. Smith. Mr. and Mrs. J. Gelfman have as their guest Mr. Gelfman’s brother, Mr. M. Gelfman, of Denver, Col. Mrs. T. K. Slaughter and chil dren. Alice and T. K., Jr., have returned to their home in Sum merfield, Florida. Mr. and Mrs. E. L. Adams and children motored from Atlanta, Sundav, and were guests of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Adams. Mrs. W. M. Sheats, of Atlanta, has returned home after a month’s stay at Indian Springs and with relatives here. Misses May and Vivian Collier left Tuesday for their home in St. Louis, after a visit with their auntl Mrs. R. L. Carter. Col. A. W. Lane and Miss Marv Lane returned Saturday from a several days trtp to New York and other points of interest. Miss Emma Powell, of Atlanta, will have charge of the millinery parlors at the Jackson Mercantile Company during the fall season. Mrs. L. D. Singley has return ed from a visit to her sister, Mrs. J. J. Gilbert, in Jacksonville, and other points of interest in Florida. Newspaper Man Recommends It R. R. Wentworth of the St. Janies (Mo.) News, writes: A severe cold settled in my lungs. I feared pneumonia Foley’s Honey and Tar straightened me up immediately. I reccommended this genuine cough and lung medicine.” Right now thousands of hay fever and asthma sufferers are thankful for this wonderful tnd soothing remedy. The Owl Pharmacy, adv Don’t forget to have that watch or clock or both started going. I can do it and make them go to your satisfaction. Jno. R. Miller. The Place To Buy Your G R O C E R I E S Merry Widow Self Rising Flour JUST RECEIVED KINGANS Breakfast Bacon 28c lb On Ice New Irish Potatoes 20c peck LEMONS 10c per dozen Dove Brand Hams 16c Car Bananas 10c Dozen Stone Cakes Six kinds, 10c each Uncle Sam Bread Received Every day Get a Loaf Yellow Yam Sweet Potatoes Sound and good Trade with us and get what you want when you want it. Paul Nolen 6 Company GROCERIES Jackson, Ga PHONES 24 and 60 WE DELIVER NOW