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Description: Society News; Mrs. Hefflefinger Party;
J. D. Rice & Sons; State Highway Dept.;
A Correction; Notable Birthdays;
Tennessee Valley Motor Co.;
Pallaria and His Great Band; Cows Wanted;
Meridianville News; Want Ads; Monrovia News;
$1.50 Round Trip;
Newspaper published in: Huntsville, AL
Page/Column: Pages 5-8
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AND PERSONAL HAPPENINGS
Telephone Evening 38-2 Morning, 78 or 478
Norris Payne, a young merchant at New Market, is a guest at the Twickenham today.
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Mrs. RInda Crocker and daughter, Jimmie, returned home today from Huntsville and Flintville, Tenn., after a two weeks’ visit to Mrs. R. C. Hill and Mr. and Mrs. E. H. Goforth.—Decaturs Daily.
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MRS. HEFFLEFINGER HAS THEATRE PARTY--
Yesterday afternoon at the Lyric theatre, Mrs. Hefflefinger entertained the “Choral Club” at a picture show party.
Those included in the hospitality were Misses Bessie Pettus, Julia Mai Penny, Kathleen Doak, Margaret Carter, Mamie Henderson, Mrs. Walter Byrne, Mrs. E. T. Terry, Mrs. James Delp and Mrs. Hefflefinger.
The Lyric orchestra rendered special selections during the hour which was greatly enjoyed by the Club. After the show the party repaired to Onsler’s where a delicious ice course was served.
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Miss Chloe Crame of Williamsport, Ind., is visiting Miss Mamie Oldfield at her home on West Clinton Street.
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Mr. and Mrs. Lee Ford, of Meridianville, motored to the city today.
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Miss Verda Bryant and Miss Bessie Hughes, of Montevallo, are visiting Miss Vera Esslinger at her home on Randolph Street. These young ladies will be here several days and will be the recipients of much social attention.
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J. D. RICE & SONS HAVE ELECTRIC SIGN
The Alabama Power Co. is today erecting a large electric sign in front of the popular house of J. D. Rice & Sons on Washington Street. The new sign will flash out RICE’S to the people who make Washington Street the leading business artery of the town. The old awning in front of the store was also torn away. This makes a clean block in that section, with the exception of the awning in front of Brown’s Meat Market, and this will be torn away in a few days.
STATE HIGHWAY DEPARTMENT HAS A MAN HERE TODAY
R. P. Boyd, representing the State Highway Department, is here today inspecting the Big Cove mountain road on the Huntsville side preliminary to letting the contract tomorrow for the building of the Model Highway.
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In The Daily Times of May 19th, 1915, it was asserted that Baxter Bros., and myself had bought the Huntsville Brick Co., and I desire to correct the impression that Baxter Bros., have any stock in the Brick Plant.
(Signed) JACKSON RAND
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THOMAS EWING, Commissioner of Patents of the United States, is 53 years old today.
Charged with the administration of the patent laws and registration of trade-marks, he occupies one of the most important public positions that deal with industrial development. He is made by law the tribunal of last resort in the Patent Office, and has appellate jurisdiction in the trial of interference cases, of the patentability of inventions and of registration of trade-marks.
Mr. Ewing was born at Leavenworth, Kans., May 21, 1862, the son of General Thomas Ewing. He studied at the University of Wooster, Ohio, and Columbia, and won his law degree at Georgetown, while he was assistant commissioner of the Patent Office. He left the government service in 1890, and established a patent law firm. He represented some notable inventors.
At Yonkers, N. Y., where he has made his home for many years he has served in various public offices. He occupied his present office in 1913, by appointment of President Wilson.
Hon. William C. Sanger, former assistant secretary of war, 62 years old today.
Prof. Clarence W. Alvord, historian of the University of Illinois, 47 years old today.
Countess Louyay, daughter of the late King Leopold of Belgium, 51 years old today.
Hon. Moses E. Clapp, U. S. Senator from Minnesota, 64 years old today.
Dr. Edmund J. James, president of the University of Illinois, 60 years old today.
It’s Always a pleasure to meet
PEOPLE WITH GOOD TEETH
A smile with empty gums isn’t charming, to say the least. No excuse for unsightly mouth furniture when we supply dental defects so liberally—as to quantity, quality and price. If you have a single tooth or many teeth trouble, see us.
Union Dental Parlors
119 1-2 Jefferson Street, Dement Building, phone 155
Prices that Please:
Full Upper Plate . . . $8.00
Full Lower Plate . . . $8.00
Gold Fillings . . . . $1.00 up
Crowns . . . . . . . . $5.00
Amalgam Fillings . . . 50c up
Cement Fillings . . . 50c up
Cleaning Teeth . . . . $1.00
Extractions . . . . . 50c
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JAS. L. KENDALL, Pres. W. P. DILWORTH, Secty.-Treas.
Tennessee Valley Motor Company
GARAGE AND AUTOMOBILES
Will formally open for business here July 1, 1915, in a fire-proof garage, corner Eustis and Green streets. Full line 1916 model cars will be announced in few days. Our repair and accessory departments will be complete in every detail with all experienced men at head of each line. We are glad to have you attend the Chautauqua through our site, which will ever be as popular as it is now.
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Pallaria and His Great Band to Be Here Chautauqua Week
Photo of entire band with the following caption: In response to overwhelming demand the fifth day of the Redpath Chautauqua week this year will be Band Day. Francesco Pallaria and his great band will render two programs—one in the afternoon and one in the evening. Francesco Pallaria began his musical career in Italy, the land of the natural born musician. At the age of nine years he was attending the Milan Conservatory. At nineteen he graduated and soon after became soloist on the baritone horn in one of the bands of Naples. Still a little later he became director of a band in Philadelphia, Italy. He has played in nearly all the large cities of the United States.
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MADE IN HUNTSVILLE
For Building and Sanitary Purposes
The following named people handle our goods.
Yarborough Bros. Hardware Co.
J. D. Dilworth
W. I. Thompson
Huntsville Manufacturing and Lumber Co. (W. P. Dilworth)
Robinson Lumber Co.
J. Nathan Williams
MONTE SANO LIME WORKS
I want to buy 12 or 15 good young milk cows with calves. Must be good milkers. Write or phone 556, Mrs. P. E. BROOKS, Huntsville, Alabama.
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Miss Louise Hampton has been staying at Mrs. Thompson’s this week while Mr. Clarence Thompson was visiting with his brother at Toney.
Mr. W. S. Berry was a business visitor in Huntsville Saturday.
Messrs. Alfred Caneer, Glen Cornel and Wilburn Carter of Hazle Green, passed through here early Monday morning for Huntsville, where they are building a barn for Dr. Andrade.
Mr. James Hampton drove a cow to the city Saturday and put her on the Huntsville market.
Dr. Esslinger and family were visiting the Doctor’s father at Chase Sunday.
Mr. W. H. Kincaid is suffering this week with the measles.
Robert Jones was in the city Saturday.
Harold Grimwood made a visit to Huntsville Monday night.
Mr. R. T. Bentley was in Huntsville Tuesday.
Mr. John Hampton was at Steger Tuesday.
Rev. Lane was calling over in the Moore’s Mill neighborhood early last Wednesday morning.
Mr. Jodie Lemonds of Hazle Green was in Meridianville Tuesday.
Services Sunday night was well attended by the young people of here and Hazle Green. Those present from Hazle Green were: Miss Thelma Carter and Henry Lowe, Jodie Lemond, Wilburn and Ed. Carter, Alfred Caneer and Douglass Evans.
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Mitchell of Huntsville were driving out here late Sunday evening.
Mr. Green was in Huntsville Tuesday having some dental work done.
J. T. Lane, Jr., has begun to haul ice and will supply your order Tuesdays and Fridays.
Harold Grimwood spent Monday night with the Writer at Meridianville.
Miss Ione Thompson is at home for vacation. Miss Thompson has been teaching school at West Huntsville last year.
Mr. Herbert White was visiting in Meridianville Saturday evening.
Miss Emma Baker is visiting with friends in Huntsville.
Dr. McCown of Hazle Green passed through Wednesday morning.
Mr. O. A. Thompson and son, Paul, were in the city Saturday.
Messrs. Frank and Paul Thompson autoed to Huntsville Tuesday evening.
Mr. Harry Smith is making his daily trips over Route One in his auto. Mr. Smith arrives here about 10:30 o’clock in his car and about 2 o’clock with a horse, a saving of three and a half hours by having an automobile.
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more than 1000 Government Agents and Tomato Club Members
We manufacture the most complete and efficient line of Portable Canning Outfits in the South.
500 Enterprise Canner
Especially constructed for use in the Home and Canning Clubs. Efficient—economical to operate. Weight only 50 pounds. Capacity 24-3 pound cans at one cooking. 500 cans per day.
The owners of Enterprise Canners everywhere indorse them most highly for their practical and efficient work.
1915 Catalogs for asking Let us supply your wants
PHILLIPS & BUTTORFF MFG. CO.
Stoves : : : Ranges : : : Stove Hollowware
Get Our Prices on Cans and Jars
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Kre-ol No. 1
1 to 74
One Gallon McConnon’s Kre-Ol No. 1 to 74 gallons of water
For lice, mites, ticks, fleas, scab, mange and other skin diseases.
A valuable disinfectant to the hog pens, troughs, chicken coops, stables and other enclosures.
McCONNON & COMPANY
For Further Information address
J. R. CHRISTIAN,
O. H. TEAGUE
General Blacksmith and Woodworking
Establishment, No. 115 Holmes Street, between Washington and Jefferson streets. All work Guaranteed and promptly executed. Give us a trial.
O. H. Teague
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100,000—Cabbage, Rhubarb, Cauliflower, Savoy, Thyme, Caraway, Conander, Dill, Coffeeberry, Morjoran, Basil, Celery and other Plants for Sale. MOFFETTT MERCT. C., North Church street.
MONEY TO LOAN
On good real estate. Apply to W. F. ESSLINGER, Huntsville, Ala.
WANTED—White oak logs 24 inches and up, 12 feet long. Sweet gum logs 24 inches and up. Walnut logs 12 inches and up. Walnut stumps. ST. LOUIS WALNUT CO., Huntsville, Ala.
WANTED—Men young and old from out of city to learn the barber trade and accept positions in small towns. Impossible to get city barbers for these positions although the wages are good. Write for particulars today. MOLE BARBER COLLEGE, Atlanta, Ga.
HAVE YOU MONEY TO INVEST?
ARE YOU LOOKING TO THE FUTURE AND PROVING FOR IT?
Everyone who has an earning power beyond bare necessities is or should be an investor.
We are selling a class of stock that is different from any stock now on the market.
STOCK IS NOW SELLING AT ONE DOLLAR PER SHARE PAR VALUE.
A strictly Co-operative Dividend Apportionment. The smallest investor is invited to become a stockholder. Need hove no fear of being “frozen out.” Every dollar will get its dividend.
BUY NOW—The company retains the right to withdraw stock from the market at any time. For further information address Jos. R. Jackson, Treas., Suite 411-12 Hotel Twickenham, Huntsville, Alabama or American Prepay Electric Fan Co., Memphis, Tenn.
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GO NO FURTHER
Evidence At Your Door
Huntsville proof is what you want and the statement of this highly respected resident will banish all your doubts:
R. H. Gravitt, farmer, Huntsville, says: “For ten years I was afflicted with kidney trouble, pain in the small of my back being the worst feature. My back ached at night and I was lame mornings. I was languid, nervous and tired easily. Doan’s Kidney Pills did me more good than any other remedy I had previously tried.”
Grass Cutter and Carpet Cleaner. Telephone 287
Phone 287 and your order will receive prompt attention. General yard cleaning, carpet renovating, including art squares, and house cleaning, washing windows, etc. I am your man.
C. H. McFarland, Prop. Phone 127-4 Meridianville Pike
Fine herd of Jersey cows from which to furnish your cream, milk and butter. Strictly sanitary and best service. Wagons pass your house twice a day. If you are not already a patron, give us your order.
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even success may turn a man’s head. It’s a strong head that has no turning, but when it comes to auto repair work we are there with the goods.
FOR THE SIMPLE REASON
that we know autos as your great grandmother knew her knitting needles. Just bring you machine around and let us put it in good running order of you. All work guaranteed.
MITCHELL AND BRYANT
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Miss Ethel Walker has returned to her home at Lynville, Tenn., after a pleasant visit here.
Miss Coleman Garner is at home for vacation from Athens college.
Dr. and Mrs. Claude Pettus are in Nashville.
Miss Hettie Garvin is quite sick.
Mrs. Ben Crutcher had the misfortune to break her left arm Tuesday evening. She was salting the cows and a calf butted her down.
Misses Irene Wall and Jennie Johnston, two pretty girls, came home Tuesday for vacation from Florence State Normal.
Miss Roselle Wall took part in Miss Lowe’s recital at the Goodrich school Tuesday night at Huntsville.
Rev. J. W. Long filled his regular appointment at Madison Sunday.
Elmer Parker of Huntsville Sundayed with home folks.
Ye Scribe took a trip to Madison Tuesday, seven miles south of this place.
We never saw farmers so busy before. We noticed more fields of corn, oats, etc, than of cotton. Crops look clean and are farther advanced than last year at this time. The prettiest sight we saw R. L. Hughes’ strawberry field, with dozens of pickers in the patch. Mr. Hughes raises strawberries as a side line, and it bring him in several thousands of dollars per year. He is one of our most progressive farmers.
Miss Ilene Parker and brother, Reaborn, spent the week-end at Coalton.
The funeral of little Annie Stevens of Huntsville was preached by Rev. J. W. Long at Mt. Zion Friday at 10 o’clock. She was the only daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Stevens of Huntsville. It is sad to see the young die. The little darling is better off than we poor mortals here below for we know that she is with God and the angels today and is happy and sweet in the sunlight of His love. She was a great sufferer but endured it like a soldier. Little Annie is gone, but we will see her some day, if we do God’s will. Interment was made in the Nicholas cemetery. May the Lord comfort the grief stricken parents—no one else can.
It is with sadness that we chronicle the death of the beloved mother of Messrs. D. E. and J. O. Kelly, who died at an early hour this morning, (Wednesday). The news of the death of this noble Christian woman will be heard with regret and sorrows throughout the state.
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$1.50 ROUND TRIP
WEDNESDAY JUNE 9TH
On Special Train which will leave Huntsville at 7 A. M.
J. S. Yarbrough, Agent N. C. & St. L. RY., Huntsville, Alabama
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Colyar In Jail On Lunacy Warrant
Lunacy Warrant Sworn Out By Attorney W. F. Norman Before Squire Lawrence
(Special to The Daily Times)
Chattanooga, Tenn., May 21 – Arthur S. Colyar was Thursday morning committed to the Hamilton county jail on a lunacy warrant sworn out before Squire H. F. Lawrence. The warrant was sworn out by Attorney W. F. Norman. Colyar will be given a hearing before Squire Lawrence today.
Colyar at one time worked in Huntsville, being a writer on the old Tribune.
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A. M. BOOTH, Contractor, Builder
And Dealer in Lumber and Building Material
Office, Store, Ware Rooms and Lumber Yard, Meridian Pike, Near Southern Railway: Huntsville
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LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION
The state of Alabama, Madison County.
In the matter of the Estate of HENDERSON HILL, Deceased.
Letters Testamentary as Executors of the Will of Henderson Hill, deceased, having been granted to the undersigned on the 11th day of May, 1915, by the Hon. W. T. Lawler, Judge of Probate of said County, notice is hereby given that all persons having claims against said estate are hereby required to present the same within the time allowed by law, or the same will be barred.
May 13 3t wkly.
F. & O. GUDENRATH
Phone 52 Washington Street
(Successors to R. N. Grayson, Huntsville, Ala.)
Wholesale Grocers, Fruits and produce. We are prepared in serve you promptly and with the best goods at standard prices. Both city and country merchant will find it to their advantage to open an account with us. Come in and let’s get acquainted.
Huntsville’s Newest Amusement House
Huntsville’s new play house on Washington St. shows to fine crowds Daily. Good pictures.
“TAKING HER MEASURE”, “THE CURSE OF THE DESERT”
Orchestran piano music.
Location Steele-Everett Block, Washington St.
Opens at 10:30 a.m. Saturday C. L. HACKWORTH, Proprietor
-- NOTICE --
The Hurricane Valley Stock Farm for the next thirty days making special prices on pure-bred Poland China Hogs. Good service boars from ten dollars up. Weaned Pigs at Reduced prices.
Let me know your wants.
Hurricane Valley Stock Farm,
W. A. SPECK, Prop.
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What is it? You have seen it advertised extensively in the large city papers. You have seen what wonders it has wrought in cures. You have no doubt seen from this paper that we are handling this wonderful medicine. We are the sole agents in Huntsville for
One of the greatest discoveries of the times.
We also have calls for it. Not only are we having first calls, but it is repeating. Come to us about this great remedy.
T. H. Gilbert
Druggist, Holmes and Gallatin Streets
Huntsville, Phone No. 20, Alabama