The Newnan news. (Newnan, Ga.) 1906-1915, October 19, 1906, Image 6
* - • —- -r’-'ivy- .;-ry^nFC**’”-**- 1 * ^afT- < «**.r-~ > ~ . -. .' ; ••’ ■■>. • " "v T ( i*"TH"v* ,. .. —— -, W ,-.-.. v' 5®4‘.:Xa\/ X ; , TT ^— "I T.^g^ Y CTM7>*M y| iTSSjMwi i*oiw 4 *•*«■*.■« vW, wWinwiwSaMrw - . . ..,.,^kSrtw5»W ' ^ . ■ ■ i,: '. ■vr~~r---^^,, ! .,., ■ - ■ ? >w ■■ ti ?*•■?: ■ A . ■ V '' •• >’ , <. / ■■' .■ " * : There need not be a cold room in the house if you own PERFECTION Oil Heater. This is an oil heater that gives satisfaction wherever used. Produces intense heat without smoke or smell because it is equipped with smokeless device—no trouble, no danger. Easily carried around from room to room. You cannot turn the wick too high or too low. As easy and simple to care for as a lamp. The PERFECTION Oil Healer (Equipped with Smokeless Device.) is an ornament to the home. It is made in two finishes nickel and japan. Brass oil lount beautifully rmbossed. Holds 4 quarts of oil and burns 9 hours. Every heater warranted. Do not be satisfied with anything but a PtRFtUTION Oil Heater. If you cannot get Heater or information from your dealer write to nearest agency lor descriptive circular. The T makes the home /cayOLamp 53^ asti all-round household use. Gives a clear, steady light, bitted svith latest improved burner. Made of brass throughout and nickel plated. Every lamp warranted. Suitable lor library, dining room or parlor. II not at your dealer’s write to nearest agency. 8TANDARD OIL COMPANY. Though my father was one of the i most cautious men, he never hes itated to let Uncle Dan take our whole house party of visiting rela tives in the big old family carriage across swollen streams to weddings and receptions in that charming neighborhood, when chivalry was in flower, for he had judgment about such things not always found in one of his race. The ante-bel lum darkey is fast disappearing — his going is contemporary with the falling m of old Southern man sions atid the decay of summer houses in spacious country rose- gardens, long neglected and over grown. His wife, Melia, came to my mother from the Culberson es tate and together they have lived all the years ol their freedom at the same old home. During my lather’s last illness no one did more for hmt than this faithful, dusky friend of a long lifetime. Like his Lord, “he came not to be ministered unto, but to minister.” Success is not mentioned in the Bible, but faithfulness commended and a reward promised. Had pros perity smiled on me, I would have marked his grave with an enduring tablet, with thes: words engraved thereon: “Faithful unto death, he receiv ed a crown of life!” Fair flowers, dewy with tears of regret, were and I will give thee a crown of life.”—Rev 2:10. Died in Coweta county, Ga., at peace with God and his fellow- men of both races, on Saturday evening, September 22d, 1906, while the ract riot was raging in Atlanta, Uncle Dan Leigh, the “Uncle Remus” nt my chi dhood; for, with his quaint dialect, the general pictuie.stpient .ss ol his ap pearance, and his peilcet devotion to our entire family, he reminded me so much ol M . Harris’s hero, that in leading the“Uiicf Remus’ stories to my own little Imy, 1 al ways substituted Uncle Dan’s name, to make it more realistic. placed over his last resting-place, was born into my grardfather’s After a life of service, he rests that when f rom his labors, his spirit having it. —N. L. C. Newnan, Ga., Oct. it, 1906. Tribute to a Faithful Ex-Slave., 11 ——— | possession so long ago “He thou faithful unto death, my father, Mr. Benjamin Leigh, of returned to the God who gave revered memory, brought home mymothei, a bride, over sixty- six years age, he was then a pick- a-ninny on the old plantation, cut a mile north cf Newnan, his moth er having come to grandfather wit I, a number of other slaves, by the will "f Hu- traditional “wealthy uncle,” Mr. Hcnjaniin Leigh, Si... ol Augusta, Ga, in 1S35. Hy the will of mv giancllather, befoie nn day, “Uncle Dan" became the property of my father, and has "erved four generations of our family with the utmost fidelity lie was gardener, carriage driver Vote for and Against Consti tutional Amendments. Class Druggists AND - (OTHERS. The better class of druggists, everywhere, are men of scientific attainments and high integrity, who devote their lives to the welfare of their fellow men in supplying the best of remedies and purest medicinal agents of known value, in accordance with physicians’ prescriptions and scientific formula. Druggists of the better class manufacture many excellent remedies, but always under original or officinal names and they never sell false brands, or imitation medicines. They are the men to deal with when in need of anything in their line, which usually includes all standard remedies and corresponding adjuncts of a first-ciass pharmacy and the finest and best of toilet articles and preparations and many useful accessories and remedial appliances. The earning of a fair living, with the satisfaction which arises from a knowledge of the benefits conferred upon their patrons and assistance to the medical profession, is usually their greatest reward for long years of study and many hours of daily toil. They all know that Syrup of Figs is an excellent laxative remedy and that it gives universal satisfaction, and therefore they are selling many millions of bottles annually to the well informed purchasers of the choicest remedies, and thejf always take pleasure in handing out the genuine article bearing the full name of the Company—California Fig Syrup Co.—printed on the front of every package. They know that in cases of colds and headaches attended by biliousness and constipation and of weakness or torpidity of the liver and bowels, arising from irregular habits, indigestion, or over-eating, that there is no other remedy so pleasant, prompt and beneficial in its effects as Syrup of Figs, and they are glad to Bell it because it gives universal satisfaction. Owing to the excellence of Syrup of Figs, the universal satisfaction which it gives and the immense demand for it, imitations have been made, tried and condemned, but there are individual druggists to he found, here and there, who do not maintain the dignity and principles of the profession and whose greed gets the better of their judgment, and who do not hesitate to recommend and try to sell the imitations in order to make a larger profit. Such preparations sometime# have the name—“ Syrup of Figs”—or‘“Fig Syrup” and of some piratical concern, or fictitious fig syrup company, printed on the package, but they never have the full name of the Company—California Fig Syrup Co.—printed on the front of the package. The imitations should be rejected because they are injurious to the system. In order to sell the imitations they find it necessary to resort to misrepresentation or deception, and whenever a dealer passes off on a customer a preparation under the name of “Syrup of Figs” or "Fig Syrup,” which does not bear the full name of the California Fig Syrup Co. printed on the front of the package, he is attempting to deceive and mislead the patron who has been so unfortunate as to enter his establishment, whether it be large or small, for if the dealer resorts to misrepresentation and and deception in one case he will do so with other medicinal agents, and in the filling of physicians’ prescriptions, and should be avoided by every one who valueB health and happiness. Knowing that the great majority of druggists are reliable, we supply the immense demand for our excellent remedy entirely through the druggists, of whom it may be purchased every where, in original packages only, at the regular price of fifty cents per bottle, but as exceptions exist it is necessary to inform the public of the facts, in order that all may declin’e or return any imitation which may be sold to them. If it does not bear the full name of the Company—- California Fig Syrup Co.—printed on the front of every package, do not hesitate to return the article and to demand the return of your money, and in future go to one of the better class of druggists who will Bell you what you wish and the best of everything in his line at reasonable prices. Secretary of State Cook, having completed the consolidation ol e ection returns from the various counties on the vote tor the three constitutional amendments sub mitted to the people for ratifica tion at the general election on October 3d, Governor Tirrell lias issued proclamations officially de claring that the amendments had general utility man about 011. place been ratifie d by the votes of the my earliest recollection. p e( ,p|e and hre now parts of the constitution of the State. These tin amendments were for the creation q ol the court of appeals; to author- 1 1 and trmn FARMERS’ WAREHOUSE COMPANY NEWNAN, GA. Beg to announce to the farmers of Coweta and surrounding counties that they are now prepared to weigh and store cotton. Owing to the fact that we have equipped the warehouse with Improved Automatic Sprinklers, have made the walls fire-proof, and the building modern in every respect, we are able to secure the lowest possible rates of in surance, and are therefore prepared to offer Free Insurance ize the Legislature to create ad ditional superior court judges, and to create the county of Hen Hill. cur to every liberal-minded and progressive person. For instance, is the corn pone better Ion 11 than the hoecakef To what extent lias the frying pan contVibuted to our civilization? If 1 were a daughter of the revolution or even a son of temperance, I’d lire these ques tions broadside at the public and never rest until they were answer ed. “Hut you were speaking of the historical novel. Well, it.seems to me that every successful novel is, in a sense, historical, it must deal with a certain period of time, and must give us veracious reports of $5 GOLD WATCH In his proclamation 111 regard to ■ tht . character and habits of people the court of appeals Governor Ter rill directs that an elect on shall be held on November 6th lor the I election of three judges of the! court of appeals. The secretary of s 1 ate is to canvass the returns and declare elected as judges the three candidates receiving the largest vote and such returns are to be made out in duplicate, one set to be filed with ihe governor, the other with the secretary of state. The vote for the amendments stood as follows: For court of appeals 43 290 who live in the period. Looking at the matter from this side,it may be said that Mr. Howell’s ‘Silas Lapham’ is as historical as ‘Janice Meredith.’ War is not the only material that goes to the making of history. In this sense, ‘The Scarlet Letter’ is our greatest his torical novel and next to it we must place ‘Huckleberry Finn,’ though one is a romance and the other a report of character and manners. Today is as much a pari of history as yesterday, and the writer who embodies its at-1 Against court of appeals 18,47° mosphere and action in a story of Majority . ... O co PA "T PJ For additional superior court judges 42D99 Against 22,536, M ijority 19 663 I For Hen Hill county 55.332 Against 8.930 1 Majority 46,392 1 Knows More of Fot Liquor Than Historical Novels. on all cotton from the time the wagon, and it is aen from Extra Storage Charge ol 15 cents Per Bale, f j'- Mr. J. A. Stephens will be in charge of the weighing and is prepared to give you prompt and efficient service. We shall be pleased to have your patronage. Farmers' Warehouse Co., Newnan, Ca. Uncle Remus was once asked to give his views 011 the historical novel. It was at the time when that class of literature was quite the rage. His reply is at once ■ucteristio and unique, is what Mr. Harris said: “Now, if you had asked me Something about the brands of pot-liquor, whether that made from eollards has a finer flavor than that made from cab bages, or whether the addition of dumplings is calculated to take away all degrees of comparison, novel. “ T li e technically historical novel has been much talked about, but the truth is that a novelist who undertakes to reproduce his tory is certain to have a fall, un less ho belongs to the class of Scott and Pumas—men who were able to twist history about to suit their purposes. “Really, I should like to say something interesting on a subject that seems to be interesting to the newspapers. But you know how these things go. In a \##ek from now you will have forgotten that the historical novel is a matter of once any importance at all. But it is Here as unimportant now as it will be then. 1 think I’ll have the ad vantage of you. You’ll be worry- litVerent ing about some other matter equal ly insignificant and I’ll be enjoy ing my potliquor and dumplings.” Given away with every suit of cloth es, priced at $10 or more, purchas ed on Saturday, Oct. 20th or 27th. Mr. R. H. Clower, ot Newnan, one of the best and most popular salesman on the road, was here you would have found me at home, yesterday.—Last week’s Heaid as the saying is. Why, i can sit County Citizen, and discourse with you by the — hour on such matters as pot-liquor i L. M. Farmer, one of Newnan’s and dumplings, and likewise fatty popular lawyers, has been in the bread. And there are other im- j city this w,ek attending court.— portant questions such as most oc-, Last week’s Carrollton Times. THE NEW YORK BARGAIN STORE They Make You Feel Cood. The pleasant purgative etfeot experi enced by all who use Chamberlain’s Stomach and Liver Tablets, and the healthy condition of the body and mind which they create, makes one feel joy ful. Price 25c; samples free at Penis- ton & Lee’s drug store. Money to loan on real estate at 7 per oant. Apply to L. M. Farmer. Magnetic Hair Tonic The most effective hair restorer on the market. Prevents baldness by imparting vigor to the scalp— cleanses it and eradicates dandruff. Restores \ife and beauty to the hair. Every bottle guaranteed. Price 50c per bottle, at the J. T. Reese Drug Store, Newnan, Ga.