A NEWSPAPER DEVOTED ENTIRELY TO THE INTERESTS OF JEFFERSON COUNTY
Jefferson town, Jefferson County, Ky., Thursday, June 1, 1911.
Every Thursday at $1.00 Per Year
willing to do the these lots, commencing
the sale your confidence in yourselves, your
promptly at o'clock p. m. June 12, town and the surrounding country,
Then, let us remember that it is up 1911.
that cannot fail to redound tremendWe know that it has been the cus- ously to your advantage and profit.
to us to show our appreciation of
their generosity, and our opportunity tom in public sales, generally in real It will mean that all the property in
Let us all get busy on the estate to have some direct or in- your vicinity, from a lame mule to a
grand "Gala Day'' and picnic for direct reservations or some artificial, thousand-acrfarm, is enhanced in
that day. Let us all (each and every and often secret arrangements, for value.
one of us) contribute something to protection of the seller, or either by
If it be a failure, it will indicate a
or otherwise to manipu- lassitude and indifference to imthe picnic, the success of which is
assured, but it is our desire that late the buyer.
provement or advancement that will
every one have some part in the fesWe wish to say with the utmost surely repel all enterprising, ambitivities. The ladies' committee, of possible emphasis, that nothing of tious people for years to come. This
which Mrs. Snively is chairman, is this sort will be permitted directly result is inevitable aud cannot be esdoing loyal service and will see that or indirectly.
Tbe lots will be sold caped.
there is ample provision made to feed on that date so long as there is a This sale is of great importance to
all our visitors. The young ladies genuine demand lor them at the the whole county of Jefferson and all
will see that every one is waited on prices fixed by the purchasers who are interested that it should be a
and the reception committee will be are present at the sale.
pronounced success, because it will
on hand to give the glad hand and a
Also, that it' any profit should be prove an object lesson. What Jeffergeneral welcome to all who come.
realized when the transaction is sontown and vicinity can do other
Let us show to all that we are de- closed, one half of it will be donated parts of the county can do as well,
intermined to till Jefferson Heights to the school building.
As is well and this sale may be made the
with a good, solid, reliable citizenry, known, Jeffersontown may be reach- ception of a movement that will mean
that to such we hold out open hands ed by either steam or trolley cars, enhancement of values all over the
ready to take them into our homes the latter running every hour, which county.
and our hearts and make them feel, may be soon shortened to every
half Away, once for all, with these little
as soon as they move here, that tbey hour.
whims and jealousies that invariably
become one of us and shall be so
act or break on all comprehensive
The surrounding country is high:
improvement in every direction!
being 300 feet above Louisville
I now appeal to our club members healthy,
beautiful, rolling, fertile Take the broad view, which includes
and to the citizens, who are not club land, well watered, tine trees,
What helps one
etc., the whole county.
aud particular to the making it a most desirable residen- part of it is good for all. if we only
ladies, to get in touch with the tial part of the county, and one learn how to pull all together, this
ladies' committee and semi them which will undoubtedlv see a ranid county can be revolutionized, and the
word what you will do toward helping and coril iuuous improvement.
value of all property enhanced a
Let Mrs. Snively
with the picnic.
hundred per cent, in the next decade.
It is our deliberate and conhden t
know what you will contribute in the
Terms Of The Sale.
judgment that this sale affords a
way of edibles and what you will do
very unusual opportunity fora profitcash on delivery of the
to help on that day.
able aud safe investment, wliether deed (10 per cent down when lot is
I say wake up.
To our merchants,
one wishes to take up a permanent knocked off): the balance in monthly
Make the best of your opportunity.
residence or not.
installments of ten dollars each until
To whom does the growth of
The absoluteness of the sa le, the all is paid. Or
so much appeal as the merlarge number of lots to be disposed remainder in three equal instalchants? Kvery new comer, certainly
means a new cust&mer for some of of within the afternoon, and the lmentsone, two and three years.
liberality of the terms, are certainly Or all may be paid cash if the puryou. So, again I sv wake up.
To the churches, I say get to work. attractive and unusual features and chaser so wills. All deferred payThe growth of our town must mean we fully believe. that e ery purchaser ments to "bear six per cent, interest,
stronger congregations and better will have a handsome profit within a to be paid
very short time.
We would call especial attention of
young people and others wishing to
I say get
Now, a particular word to the peoTo the property holder,
busy. Every lot sold in this addition ple of Jeffersontown and vicinity: save small sums to this $10 per month
means an increase in the value of You have an advantage in the pur- proposition. It is a savings bank,
chase of these lots not possessed by based on the safest and most reliable
your property without cost to you.
To the parents, I say, seriously, the people outsile, in that
of security real estate, which is almost
gift of this school site means more to any profit that may accrue in this certain to enhance in value while
your children than can be estimated transaction, is returned to your com- t h e payments are being made,
munity, as an additional free gift and unlike a bank, it can neither
In conclusion, I call on all who are towards the establishment of a
s break or run awiy.
Jefferson Heights Land Co.
school, the operation of which
interested in Jeffersontown, all who
are interested in the education of will fructify, not only in dollars and
John B. McFerran, Pres.
the children, to join us in showing cents, but in every other way, all inE. K. Sprowl, Secy, and Treas.
these men who have done these terest of the entire community.
us our appreciation by Therefore, don't sit on the fence and
making the 12th of June the biggest think you are not uersonally and
and the grandest day we have ever deeply interested in the results of
The ladies of Christ's Lutheran
this sale, because it will have an church, Jeffersontown, will give a
We will have a band of music, we inevitable, a vital and far reaching strawberry, ice cream and coffee
will have one-hahour cars; we will influence on all your interests for social at the home of Mr. and Mrs.
have an abundance of ice water; we years to come. If-i- t be a pronounced Philip Graff, near Hike's Point, on
will have everything that conduces success the effect "will be to compel Wednesday, June 7, from 2 to 10 p.
to a good time. Come, oring your the favorable attention of outsiders m. All are cordially invited to
basket and join us and you will lay to your efforts at improvement and
down that night feeling that you haye
done a good work and the Lord will
prosper you accordingly.
HW. .1. Semonin,
Pres. Jeffersontown Com. Club.
would we find men
GRAND OPENING OF JEFFERSON HEIGHTS
On Monday, June 12, 1911, Beginning
Early in the Morning and
tinuing Throughout the Day.
Beautiful Site of Five Acres to Be Donated to the Public School of Jefferson-tow- n
Addresses by Profs. H. N. Reubelt and R. H, Snively Brass Band
Lots to Be Sold Beauty and
Picnic Dinner-- 97
Desirability Unsurpassed A Word From the Owners and W. J. Semonin.
A GALA DAY IN JEFFERSONTOWN AND A BIG CROWD EXPECTED
and the property otherwise improved.
Jefferson Heights is located on the
void insl outside the'
Jeffersontown and is comlimits of
posed of about, thirty acres of ground
along the inlerurban electric line,
with three stop-- on the
The country around Jeffersontown is
high and rolling: over 300 feet above
Louisville: the best water on earth,
and the land fertile and very beautiful. Tbfs community is made up of
some of the best of the people in
Within a radius of a mile of
public square in Jeffersontown
be surpassed by
At a cost of several thousand dollars streets and sidewalks have been
made: the ground has been leveled
and given the proper drainage: several hundred trees have been set out,
the population will reach something
like 1,000 or 1,200. About
these people an native-born- ,
others have come here from Louisville and other places in the state, as
well as a few from other states. The
citizenship here is as good as you
will find any where, and we have
everything to make life pleasant and
enjoy able in the way of sociability,
hospitality, and charitableness and
several general merchandise stores,
a bank, creamery, urugstore, newspaper, and some of the prettiest residences in the county, together with
other things, make this community a
desirable place in which to live.
W. J. Semonin. president of the
Jeffersontown 'ommercial Club, has
so well covered the avantages of the
opening of Jefferson Heights and the
When God, the Almighty, created
the heavens and the earth, and made
the little birds to sing, the flowers
to bloom and the world all grand and
beautiful, he made Kentucky the
garden spot of nil this wonderful and
beautiful handiwork. Nature's beauty is manifested more andappi eciat-emore in Kentucky than any other
place onGod's green footstool.
it srriDS- -if such a thing is possible
that nature has been improved upon
in the making and beautifying of
Jefferson Heights, the new
that is to be opened to the public
here on June 12, 191 1. God has given
this tract of land its natural beauty,
which cannot be surpassed, but
Brothers, of Brookline, Mass.,
same parties that laid off the
lovely park system in Louisville, ha ve
added to nature's loveliness by laying
off Jeff erson Heights in such a way
that the site cannot
giving free lo Hie public school of
rive acres of ground in a letter published herewith, that The Jefferson-iawill not comment upon this side
of the question. It is useless to
state that this paper is doing all it
can for the success of the sale of the
lots and in making June 12 the grandest day in the history of the town.
Everybody in Jeffersontown and in
Jefferson county should do the same.
To the Citizens of Jeffersontown
One week Jrom next Monday, or on
June 12th. will take place the opening of Jefferson Heights and the
sale of the ninety-seveTo Jeffersontown this means more
Sprowl, Secy, and Treas.
than any event that has ever taken
place in the history of the town.
has been laid off on
a scale never before attempted by
any one in a small town the like of
ours. There has been no time, care
or money spared where it could be
used successfully in beautifying these
grounds, and now that it is so nearly
completed it is only necessary to take
a walk through it to see what a beautiful place it has been made and
what an ideal plan for a lovely country home.
To the originators of this scheme
be all praise aud credit; to them our
town owes a debt of gratitude for
their liberality and generosity in so
ably accomplishing what they have
started out to do, giving us a most
attractive addition to our town: also,
in donating five acres for a school
sile, which will make possible to our
children that education which will
A Word From The Owners.
lit them to meet the arduous responsibilities of later life, properly
Editor Thk Jeffersonian: Maj
equipped therefor. What more could we have space in your excellent pabe asked of the richest philanthropist, per to say a few words to the good
and where, outside of these men, people of Jeffersontown ami vicinity,
and to the people of Jefferson county
at large, concerning the public saw
of lots in the new Jefferson Heights
addition which is to come off on the
12th day of June next?
As is well known by many, this
real estate transaction had its inception in the effort to procure a
suitable site for a good school in the
vicinity of Jefferoutown. This effort
met many complications and difficulties, all of which by perseverance
The House of Quality
N OTIC 13 tbe coming
you wajit to realize large profits
season on your crops of CABBAGE, ONIONS,
POTATOES, APPLES, ONION SETS, ETC.,
don't forget to call and see the "old reliables"
East Jefferson Street,
They are leaders in prices and always pay the
top of the market.
QUANTITY IS NO OBJECT
Any growers not having previously dealt with
this firm, we advise to give them a trial. They
have both phones Cumb. M. 3603, Home 3603
LQUISVILLE'S LARGEST BUYERS AND SHIPPERS
(Cyrill A. Schaefeir and Hugo L. Schaefer.)
aud work, have been overcome. The
school site, iu every way desirable,
acres, is now ,
sured to the people, as a free gift,
provided it is used for the purpose
intended within a reasonable time.
And we can say with conlidence that
uo school site within this county or
state, or any other state for that
matter, surpasses it for beauty, location and adaptability to the purposes
for which it is intended.
of about twenty-seveacres of land surrounding it,
which has been platted and laid off
under the supervision of Messrs.
Good buggy, $40
Best buggy, $ 1 00
Styles Are Ready
Olmstead Bros., of Brookline, Mass.,
and who stand at the yery head of all
the landscape architects of the
United States, has been completed in
accordance with their well matured
The title to this land is absolutely
perfect, having been passed upon by
both the lower court aud theCourt of
Appeals, and in addition, has been
insured by the Louisville Title Co.
There are ninety-sevebeautiful
lots of varying size and conformation,
pleasing and desirable from every
point of view.
Our purpose is to sell every one of
McCormick Mowers, Binders,
Hay Rakes and Twine.
SOUTHERN SEED COMPANY
Preston and Jefferson Sts., Louisville,