fierald and fldoeriiser.
NEWNAN, FRIDAY, FEB. lit.
FROM m CORRESPONDENTS,
It is with a heart full of grief that
we chronicle the death of little Lily
Andrews, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. T.
A. Andrews, of this place. The sweet
little spirit took its flight Saturday at
noon, and funeral services were con
ducted at the residence Sunday after
noon by Rev. A. II. S. Bugg, assisted
by Rev. F. J. Amis. The sympathy of
the entire community g*es out to the
family in their sad bereavement
Mr. and Mrs. Roy White, of Atlanta,
spent Saturday and Sunday with their
parents, Mr. and Mrs. J. T. White.
Mr, and Mrs. E. B. Cotton have re
turned from a pleasant visit to friends
Mr. J. II. Gilbert was in Moreland
Mrs. I. C. Lester and Miss Johnnie
Lester spent a few days this week
with Lone Oak relatives.
Col. W. A. Post and Mr. Oscar Al
bright were in Newnan Tuesday.
Mr. Geo. Snead spent Sunday with
Miss Nell Beavers, of Newnan, spent
a few days last week with her parents
here, Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Beavers.
Miss Vera Cartnical, of LaGrange
Female College, and Miss Edna Haynie
and brother, J. Y., were the guests
Sunday of Mr. and Mrs. O. E. Smith.
Mr. and Mrs. Abner Camp, of More
land, and Mr. and Mrs. I. N. Orr, jr.,
of Newnan, are at the home of Capt.
T. E. /.ellurs.
Mrs. Joe Stevens and daughter, Miss
Love, are in Atlanta for a few days.
Mr. and Mrs. T. D. Latimer, Mrs.
M. B. Lambert and Mrs. D. Ii. Lam
bert attended the burial of Mr. D. A.
Reese at Newnan last Friday.
Miss Essie Strozier, of Newnan,
spent a few days last week with Miss
Mi.ss Estelle Zeilars is on an extended
visit to her .sister, Mrs. W. A. Ward,
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Jackson, of
Louise, have moved into the house re
cently vacated by Mr. and Mrs. C. E.
Sewell. Their many friends extend
them a cordial welcome.
Miss Lyda Cleveland and Mr. Wayne
Sadler, of Virginia, and Mr. M. B.
Braswell, of Atlanta, were guests Sun
day of Mr. and Mrs. W. G. Sadler.
Mrs. .1 W. Strozier, of Newnan, spent
Sunday with Misses Marilu and Mattie
Mr. Ben Couch, of Moreland, was the
guest of his sister, Mrs. J. O. Al
bright, several days last week.
Dr. and Mrs. W. J. Williams, of At
lanta, are here for a few days. Dr.
Williams is engaged in dental work.
Mr. Wilson, of St. Cloud, spent Sat
urday with Mr. Will Post.
Mr. and Mrs. Alvan Evans spent
Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. O. E. Smith.
Several Grantville people went up to
Newnan Sunday to attend the funeral
of Mr. A. It. Upshaw, whose death oc
curred at Lutherville on Saturday.
The bereaved ones have the sympathy
of many friends here.
Revolts at Cold St.oel.
“Your only hope,” said three doctors
to Mrs. M. E. Fisher, Detroit, Mich.,
suffering from severe rectal trouble,
“lies in an operation. 1'hen I used
Dr. King’s New Life Pills,” she writes,
“till wholly cured.” They prevent
Appendicitis, cure Constipation, Head
ache. 26c. at all druggists.
The death of Mr. DeWitt Reese,
which occurred Inst week in Atlanta,
did not bring sorrow alone to the mem
bers of his immediate family and to his
brothers and sisters, because the hearts
of others were deeply touched also.
This is especially true of the writer and
his family, for in his youth DeWitt
made his home with us for a time.
Hence we sympahtize with his loved
ones ; yet we do not grieve as those who
have no hope, for we look forward to a
happier meeting with him beyond this
vale of teais.
"A few more years shull roll,
A few more seasons conic.
Ami we shall bo with those that rest
Asleep within the tomb.
“A few more struggles here,
A few more partimrs o’er,
A few more toils, a few more tears.
Ami we shall weep no more.”
May Cod bless the fatherless and moth
erless chlldern thus left to light life’s
battles alone, is the prayer of one who
We had another heavy downpour of
rain Monday, and all the streams were
out of their banks. We are getting our
moisture all in a lump, after the pro
tracted drought of the fall and winter,
After spending several weeks with
relatives here Miss Thurman has re
turned to her home at Monticello.
Several farmers of this section are
still holding cotton raised two and
three years ago. The warehouses are
jammed with it.
Washington Once Gave Up
to three doctors; was kept in bed * for
five weeks. Blood poison from a spi
der’s bite caused large, deep sores to
cover his leg. The doctors failed, then
“Bucklen’s Arnica Salve completely
cured me,” writes John Washington,
of Busqueville, Tex. For eczema, boils,
burns and piles it’s supreme. Only 25c.
at all drug stores. I
The prayer-meeting Sunday evening
was, as usual, very interesting. Every
one seemed much impressed with the
talks, as well as the Scripture reading
by Mr. J. T. Brown, jr., at the opening
of the service. Mr. J. H. Wise will
conduct services next Sabbath evening.
Miss Lizzie Maffett, who has been
the guest of Mrs. L. M. McGee for two
weeks, left Tuesday for Greenville,
where she will spend some time before
returning to her home at Columbus.
Mrs. J. K. Atchison has returned
from Pike Road, Ala., where she visit
ed her brother, Mr. Charlie Atchison.
One of the most enjoyable events of
the season wan the candy-pulling and
valentine party given by Mr. Alvan
Coggin at his home here Saturday
evening. Quite a number of guests
were present, notwithstanding the in
clement weather. At a late hour many
beautiful valentines were drawn, prov
ing the social qualities and popularity
of our young people, after which the
guests departed, assuring their hosts
that all had had a "jolly good time.”
We learn with regret of the serious
illness of Mrs. Everett McKoy, near
Mr. and Mrs. Ira Smith, of College
Park, were recent visitors at Dr. L.
Miss Mattie Wilson is in Turin for a
two-weeks’ visit to her sister, Mrs. L.
Miss Annie Brown is in Newnan this
week at the bedside of her sister, Mrs.
J. J. Walker, who has been ill for sev
Messrs. J. T. Brown, jr., Paul Brown
and Curt Hayes attended Sunday-school
at Happy Valley last Sunday.
Mr. Errett Hyde attended services at
Macedonia Sunday, and, with Miss Ida
Lou Fincannon, dined with Miss Elcia
Mrs. Rispah Herring is spending an
indefinite time with her sister, Mrs. J.
W. Stripling, in Atlanta.
Mr. W. E. Moore writes that in Go
mez, Texas, coal is $25 to $30 per ton,
lumber $4.50 per hundred, common
barb-wire fence-posts 30c. each, flour
$4.30 per hundred, and meat 20c. per
pound. Say, brethren, how do you like
this for high-priced stuff?
We are pained to note the illness of
Mr. Geo. Coggin, and wish him a speedy
We regret to learn that Miss Lorena
Robertson’s mother is suffering from
the effects of a severe fall received last
Mr. Brewer Witcher, of Dodson, at
tended the party here Saturday evening.
Mr. Edgar Banks and sister, Miss
Lillie, of McCollum, were the guests of
Misses Lena and Kate Hayes Sunday
Happy Valley, Koscoe, McCollum and
Dodson wore all represented at prayer-
meeting Sunday night.
Mr. Alvan Coggin, Misses Emma
Brown, Katie Sue Moore, Florence
Moore and Bessie Cook dined with the
Misses Cole last Sunday.
Mrs. W. T. Moore 1ms been indisposed
lor several days.
We had no school Monday on account
of the inclement weather.
Miss Willie Beavers is visiting her
sister, Mrs. It. Hughs, in Newnan.
Mr. and Mrs. Burnett Giles, of
Whitesburg, spent several days last
week with their mother, Mrs. Wingo.
Tlie younger set enjoyed a candy
pulling Friday night at the home of
Mrs. Lula Cates.
The Secret of Long Life.
A French scientist has discovered one
secret of long life. His method deals
with the blood. But long ago millions
of Americans had proved Electric Bit
ters prolongs life and makes it worth
living. It purifies, enriches and vital
izes the blood, rebuilds wasted nerve
cells, imparts life and tone to the en
tire system. It’s a godsend to the
weak, sick and debilitated people.
“Kidney trouble had blighted my life
for months,” writes W. M. Sherman,
of Cushing, Me., "but Electric Bitters
cured me entirely.” Only 50c. at all
One of the most delightful affaiis of
the week was the masked ball given in
the school auditorium Friday evening
by the ladies of the Sewing Club.
Mrs. T. P. Arnold and Mrs. L. Van
Stavoren won prizes for the best and
most amusing masks. Delicious re
freshments were served.
Mr. and Mrs. E. G. Duke have as
their guest Miss Stokes, of Atlanta.
Miss Nell Legg, of Knoxville, Tenn.,
is visiting the Misses Reid.
Mrs. Alice Cochran and Miss Mary
Cochran left Tuesday for Florida.
The Sewing Club was delightfully
entertained Tuesday afternoon by Mrs.
R. C. Bacheller.
Mr. E. Dean Stith is at home for a
few days on a visit to his parents, Mr.
and Mrs. J. A. Stith.
Miss Estelle Wheland, who has been
visiting Mrs. M. A. Wiley, returned
Tuesday to her homo in Atlanta.
Miss Mary Johnson is the guest of
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Parks, of New
nan, on a boat trip from Columbus to
Mrs. E. K. Cotton, of Grantville,
spent Sunday with her parents, Mr. and
Mrs. T. E. Culbreath.
Rev. R. C. Rhodes, who has been on
a visit to his son, Mr. Clarence Rhodes,
at Los Angeles, Cal., returned home a
few days ago.
Miss Lucy Pennington, of Fairburn,
is the guest of her sister, Mrs. N. O.
Judge Harry Reid, of Atlanta, spent
Friday with his brother, Hon. C. S.
I Feb. 17th.
Soldier Balks Death Plot.
It seemed to J. A. Stone, a Civil
War veteran, of Kemp, Tex,, that a
plot existed between a desperate lung
trouble and the grave to cause his
death. “I contracted a stubborn cold, ”
he writes, “that developed a cough
that stuck to me, in spite of all reme
dies, for years. My weight ran down
to 130 pounds. Then I began to use
Dr. King’s New Discovery, which re
stored my health completely. I now
weigh 17k pounds.” For severe Colds,
obstinate Coughs, Hemorrhages, Asth
ma, and to prevent Pneumonia, it’s un
rivaled. 50c. and $1. Trial bottle free.
Guaranteed by all druggists.
There are now 250,000 words in the
English language acknowledged by the
best authorities, or about 70,000 more
than in the German, French. Spanish
and Italian languages combined.
Dost thou love life? Then do not
squander time; for that’s the stuff life
is made of.
Petition to Amend Charter.
To the Superior Court of said county : The peti
tion of D. W. Boone Co. reRpeetfully showR—
1. ThHt petitioner is a corporation, having been
chartered by the Superior Court of said county on
Jan. 23, 1907. and doing a mercantile business un
der said charter at Newnan, in said county.
2. Petitioner desires to amend its charter by
changing its corporate name from D. W. BOONE
CO. to the BOONE-STRIPLING CO.
Wherefore, your petitioner prays an order
granting the said change in its corporate name,
D, W. BOONE,
For D. W. Boone Co.
Filed in office this 4th day of February, 1909.
L. TURNER, Clerk S. C. C. C.
I, L. Turner, Clerk of the Superior Court in and
for said county, do hereby certify that the above
and foregoing is a true and exact copy of the
original petition for amendment of charter of
D. W. Boone Co., as appears of file and record in
Witness my hand and the seal of said Court this
4th day of February, 1909. L. TURNER,
Clerk S. C. C. C.
Be it ordained by the Mayor and Aldermen of
the City of Newnan, That it shall be unlawful for
any person, firm or corporation to build or erect
within the corporate limits of said city of Newnan
any house or building of any kind or character, or
in any way add to or repair, build upon, or gener
ally improve or change any house or building,
without first having applied to the Mayor and Al
dermen of said city and obtained permission for
such purpose, and no work shall be commenced
until such permit is obtained. Any person, firm
or corporation who desires a building permit shall
make written application to the Mayor and Aider-
men, upon a printed blank to bn furnished by the
City Clerk, and when said printed blank is prop
erly filled out it shall be filed with the City Clerk,
who can, in his discretion, approve and grant the
permit applied for. In the event the Clerk fails
or refuses to grant any permit, his action shall be
Hubject to review by the Mayor and Aldermen at
any called or regular session. All applications
shall be filed by the Clerk, and preserved for fu
All Ordinances or parts of Ordinances in con
flict with this Ordinance are hereby repealed.
Adopted in Council Feb. 1, 1909.
E. D. FOUSE. City Clerk.
$1.00 and $1.50
SIZES—16, 16 1-2, 17, 17 1-2 and 18
I. N. ORR COMPANY
On Saturday, Feb. 20, our drawing for a $60.00
Sewing Machine and a $15.00 Leather Rocker will
occur. Come and bring your tickets;—you may be
the lucky one. We have rf' few more coupons,
which we will distribute on one dollar cash pur
chases up to the time of drawing.
Our goods are marked down to ridiculously low
prices, and our stock is full. All goods guaranteed
or money refunded on every purchase not proving
Now is’ the time to buy FURNITURE.
Save your tickets if you can’t attend the draw
ing. Lucky numbers will be advertised in both
Yours for business,
Ju^t to Remind You
That We Have
Van Camp’s Cream in 5c. and 10c. cans.
Miller Bros.’ selected Blackberries, 15c.
Bartlett Pears, very fine, 35c.
Fresh shipment full cream New York
All grades of Coffee. Good bulk, 15c. and
20c. Best grades, 35c. or three pounds for $1.
® Lady Fingers, Macaroons, Jelly Rolls, Lay-
® er Cakes, Graham Bread, Rye Bread, White
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any capacity, for any purpose, erected anywhere.
Full and complete stock Mill Supplies and Belting.
Estimates cheerfully furnished. Inquiries solicited,
and will receive immediate attention.
R. D.Cole Manufacturin^Co
49-54 E. Broad St., Newnan, Ga.
For cash or on time. Come to see me; I’m al
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because we bought them there, and had
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—D. Landreth Seed Co.
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Three kinds of short-tooth Rakes.
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Notice to Non-resident Heirs-at-Law of
Lavana Kirby, Deceased.
GEORGIA—Coweta County :
To Mrs. Mary K. Thomas, of Little Rock. Ark.,
Lovick Kirby and Alma K. Israel, of Quincy, Fla,,
and Cleveland Kirby, of Green Cove Springs. FUl:
Take notice that Miss Ina Kirby, of Coweta coun
ty, Ga., has applied to the Court of Ordinary of
said county for probate, in solemn form, of the
last will and testament of Mrs. Lavana Kirby,
late of said county, deceased, and you and all par
ties concerned are required to show cause in said
Court by the first Monday in March next, if any
they can, why said will should not be admitted to
probate and record as prayed. This Feb. 2, 1909.
Prs. fee, $3.*4. L. A. PERDUE. Ordinary.