FOR THE RIGHTS OF THE MOUNTAIN PEOPLE OF KENTTCKY, NOT THEIR
SALYERSVILLE, MAGOFFIN COUNTY, KENTUCKY, FRIDAY. AUG. 16.1912.
U.il it nil let- otlla
to they will
un earlyMonday nlchU get to ui Writ
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on on Id of the
olmlnl: apcll rnnei correctly, and
wriw "Cor" on the envelope.
out nelKhboflWOd vliU or w
if your letter rtoei Sol. apper, re
member thit It was either too late oi
that It's coirtenU JM not JuiUfy pub
out part, or all. of other
l.tUrs aa well M youra.
limited and w muit
.... ,..v that ! intended
publication. That la on of the many
unthankful taiics oi me mwi.
yaw LETTERS la
looking very well considering the
here there was nbout fiftv shot
fired betwen Kome parties at each
othcer. I don't think either party
Somo time ago a neighbor of
mine was returning home James
Hall, Robert and George Slone
were by the road side and they
being drunk began shooting at
h:m. He escaped
what I want to know, how long
our courts, jurie?, and goodpeo-pl- e
nre going to stand for this?
Lf t them rise ud and give them
the full extent of the law. The
good book says"When the wick
ed rule.the people mourn.,, Let
us pray God, when the time comes
for us to choose our officers that
he may help us chooso men that
hel p sueress crime. If this were
dono there would not be so
lives lo.it in our countj
MolU Rice of Williamson W.Vh.
is visfttot her mother, Mrs. ba
Mrs. June Millard daughter
and mother have returned to
The Burning Fork Developing
Co. is at work on the line tc
pipe the gas to Salyersville.
WriuM Bailey of Charleston,
W. Va., is visiting his father and
Mr T. P. Patrick is still on
he Rick list.
Fnirehild. Mrs. Fred
Rice and family passed through
here Saturday enroute to Lake
Albert, Lizzie. Frank Moore
famliv left Friday for
Charleston, W. Va.
May long live The Mountain
Unvrl Railev moved his saw
mill to Si)as Fletcher's on Gun eer is the wish of the neigobors
Mr. Fred Burrows of West
Liberty, is here this week mak
ing new contracts fo timber
This is certainly a forecast' o)
On Aubj. 7th uncle "P" Collins continued prosperity for 1912
of Lambrick, passed away. He despite the nearness to
contest this fall.
has been very low for quite presidential
Crop3 arc good and the recent
awhile. His friends mourn his
rains have not done a great dea
The boys are finding so many of damage to our corn, the heavy
bee trees in this country, we rains failing to hit us in this irn
don't know what they will do mediate vicini'y. Our season has
with all of them. Dean Bailey been ideal and just enough rain to
has five bee trees to cut and is keep crops and gardens in fine
growing condition. We are very
hunting for more.
will get thankful.
Mr. Peter Williams
It is very gratifying to reporl
his house completed in a few
looks like it is going that the various Echool elections
fn this section went off very
to be all 0. K.
Crops are looking fine here quiet and no drinking or "fuss
ing" t o report. Maybe our
and having plenty of rain.
Anderson Marshall has a can- neighborhood i s better along
cer on his face and is no better. this line.
Bill. Our postmaster informs us that
' Friday" is the busiest day he
has at the post office as it "Moun
Trixie Adams. Tressie and
taineer day" and everybody is so
Versie Pace, have been visiting
anxious to see the paper that he
Mr. and Mrs. Taylor Pace and
has a hard time handing them out
were delightfully entertained.
until they areall served with their
Mr. Glenn Salyer is teaching
respective copies. This show
our school and we verily believe
teacher in Magof- the interest is growing in their
he is the best
county paper .along with the good
fin Co. All the children like him.
crops and other prosperity. SubWe wish him much success anp
to the papsr and be one ii
hope he will get our school next scribe
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Moore
and son left here the eighth.
They will be missed by friends
Mr. Willie Rice of Ivyton is
working on B. F. Whitt's house.
It will be ready for use in a few
Mr. Wrigys is visiting home
folks, Mr. and Mrs. T P. Bailey.
Belle, little daughter of John
Jackson, visited Mrs. Marion
Spears the eighth.
Mr. W. S. Gunsalus, a farmer
living near Fleming, Pa., Bays
he has used Chamberlain's Colic,
Cholera and Diarrhea Remedy
in hia family for fourteen years,
and that he has found it to be an
eseeNeat remedy and takes
plsaswg ia recommending it.
For sale At JQr.
Our Officers as Well as Our Cii zens?
Lee Yates wou'd be very'-glato know ho a- much of his wheat
was caught by Ru'e Johnson. If
it is enoutjh to
him f. r his
trouble, he may k;ep it.
(Too bte for last week.)
Albert Moore of Silyersville
Dows and Thomas Williams spent Sunday w th his ousin,
of Flatgap, are visiting relatives Miss Una Howse.
Tlu school election wrnt off
Emma, daughter of J. C. Wheel very peaceably. C. A. Howes
er is very sick. On last Sundsv was elected trustee of this sub- -
Do yon want our laws enforced
me crops at UcKburg are
The school is progressing very
nicely. The number enrolled is
while there is quite a
number attending who are over
md under the school age. The
teacher says if more come in she
will be fored to get seats.
Hey! there Rule Johnson, I believe I recognize you. If you are
not one of my fifth cousin, I am
badly mistaken. IGive my love to
grandfather and write more next
Are you for better schools and
huo our county nave an
and girls would have free tuition?
County High School where your boys
Would You Like To See 0 USSJT
Don't You Think That we are Entiled
To greater returns for our
Are you interested in the unbiased nevs of your couny?
Would you pay two cents per week in a campaign for these causes?
IFand SOborrow your neighbor's copy. If everyFOR THIS PAPER
SUBSCRIBE one did this it
us lo run our paper.
There's scarcely a citizen in our county that would not make big interest onjan invcslment
of two cents per week, or $1.00 per year in this cnusc.
LUCK VS. PLUCK.
isthatof which something
grand and -- oble is expected, but
nothing received. Pluck is an un- quenchnble fameo f ambition: a
firm and resolute determination
to do and be something worthy
of honor. Luck always lies around
waiting for something to turn up
while pluck sets dilligently t
'ork to turn up something.
Whoever would be suc.ee. sful
ponder well before
acting upon too much advice.
If you listen to everybody's advice, thra
will be your only capitol. Be sclfreliant andanti
wastical.CuItivate a kind, affa
ble and courteous disposition, ever
remembering that "mo'asses
win aiiraci more ines man vine
" Heed not the jostlings and
joltings you may receive, for if
is the constant jolting that brings
ireat men to the surface. Shake
a barrel of apples and big ones
comes io the top. Avoid biooding
over past troubles and failure
Cherr up, shake off that lethar
gy ant resolve to have a future
more productive of pleasing re
Not much news, cattle and
bolted meal brings good prices,
and arc scarce. Corn in the bottom looks bad, too much rain and
not enough work.
Q'lito a lot of pensioners were
here thmveekto get their vouchers p'ovrd up.
Fine boy at Vance Arnetts'
111b. Woodrow Wi'son.
See Alonzo Keeton or the editor without delay and sub-
t6 Jane Howard on the same eve
a crowd of about fifty were prc
sent at the infare dinner.
We wish them good luck, long
and haDnv life, and hope there
will be nothing to mar their hap1
Very Trulv Yours,Old Fuller.
IcxfiSrf where they
their future home.
wH make Every man should have what Is
justly due him. "An honest man
Mr. ano Mrs. G. W. Wheeler don't care for being watched
are visiting relatives at Paints- - a rascal auto be" lam most hearville this week.
tily in sympathy with the Editor
Born to Sherman Helton and of the Mountuineer.the way
wife a fine girl.
isJielpin? ; to put down crime and
IT. Wheeler.' of 'Pntton.Ky. publishing
was hero on business a few days that nre being practised
Selling Liquor at No
more ten cent subscribers.
For the past several months
we have offered the Mountaineer
at ten cents pur month, but owing to the extra trouble in keep
ing the fraction of a year we
have decided to send your friend
a sample copy rather than take a
ten cent subscription.
For the same reason wn shall
charge sixty cents for fix month
and thirty five cvnta for three
month subscription, cash in
of course. It pays you
as well as us to subjeribe one
year at n time.
The boys are fixing to start
come and let s reason '0 an "ap their cattle to market.
peal to reason." Get your goul
L. T. Minix and John Howard
an'd body tjgother, your minds of Middle fork arc selling their
concentrated upon the irood 800 acres of timber and coal land
things of this world: let not the to Jasper Owens. Calloway Mt- Williams
carnal mind manuiactnre or hold gomery has started work on his
Enclosed please find One Dollmalice or III feelings towards one 100 tree logging job on Oakley.
ar for which send me your paper
another in the school elections.
What abomt a man putting a for one year.
whisin oft.ee of school trustee is not blind man man to selling
paying enough, oi has neither hon key? Look out Sam Mullins.
K. P. Gullet.
or or trust enough to spend mon
ey or lime in elect;o leering and
loosing sleep for the honor of
John C . Whitt has returned
said office of trustee.
Saturday, August 3 rd, 1912, from Pike county with a fine
was a notable and Jolly day for droveof C3ttle. 'Mrs. John Literal
the voters and school office seek- and W. E. Whitt arevisiling
ers for trustee, in the Burgett, relatives at Williamson, W. Va.
In connection with what I writ--'
Your neighbor to sub school District; a hot race ensued th's week. left a teu pound girl ten you last week concerning the
oetween three candidates Gose
One of the
scribe for the Mountain school district. W. T. Arnett was at th" home of Mr. and Mrs. Ab Judges of the E.ectfou had hard
the succcsf ul candidate, elected AbottAdams.
eer. He needs it and wi to the office of school trustee. Mr. W. H. RoarkofBrownlow, and would toward Wiley him.
not speak to
Ky. is very low with fever.
And it can bo proven that they
need him. Will you hel The Lucks defeated.
Rob3rt Cooper's little boy was
In the Burgett school District
bought some votee,
neck bribed and
was also a hot race for school seriously scalded about the
us in getting him?
just as you would come to a man
and shoulders with coffee.
If you will do this you wil, trustee. In the final windup on W. M. Slusher has gone to Mt. in a crowd and buy cattb and
the precding day of the election
profit by it as well as we. A. D. Steveus came off in the Sterling to work in the tobacco hogs. And we think that any
man would buy votes to be elecThe more subscribers the bet favor of Butler Dyer, the latter crop3.
ted to the office of School Trustee
ter paper. Our goal is 1,000 candidate of pluck was elected Aunt Sucky Adams of Harbor means to sell out himself to gt t
trustee. The Lucks were defea-e- l is visiting friends at this p'acc. his money back. We hope the
time is soon at hand when money
Cm we do it? We can
James Dyer and B. F. Arnett,
and whiskey's use in election
if you will help. Give us killed a mutton and Bet dinner
Mr. J. A. Wheeler and fam'ly will be strictly
for about sixty of the voters ta- of Pikoville.Ky. have been vhi- - ever man will have to run on his
ken dinner with the two parties. ting relatives here the past week,
merits" and not on his money.
Rate? $1.00 per year,
Commillus Arnett, was married and left Aug. 4th for Fowlcrto.
WA N T E
ine scnooi election is over, now
,css ,iquor and have
Miss Virginia Helton of Staf- foidsville, is visiting relatives.
Miss Mollio Whittaker of Ivv- ton, Is visiting at Mack Literal's
Miss Lucy Prater, who has
been visiting relatives in Ohio,
passed through hero Sundry,
to her home at Salyersville.
Beechcr Stapleton went to
Cincinnati last week.
Miss Clara Wittcn entertained
quite a number of her friends
at her home Monday night.
Those present were,
Misses, Alice Literal, Julia Stapleton, Virginia Helton, Mollie
Whittaker, Edyth Kanard, Vir-gi- e
Ray Sifford, Charley Mahan,
Unison Literal, Jin Caudill,
Blair. Ensiu and garr.es were
on page 2.)
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