DEVOTED ENTIRELY TO THE INTERESTS OF JEFFERSON COUNTY
Jefferson town, Jefferson County, Ky., Thursday May 9, 1912
ol. 5. No. 46
Every Thursday at $1.00 Per Year
guerite Ireland entertained the
Louisville, was the week-enguest
Sans Souci Club Wednesday after- Happenings Of Interest From Parties And Other Prestonia of friends here.
noon at their home, Meadow Hill
Miss Nellie Claxon returned home
Death Of Mrs.
End Of Bardstown Road
Among those present were Misses
st week aHter a stay of several
Edna Heeler, Sarah Mills and Mist
unths with her .sister, Mrs. Roy
Pernell, in Louisville.
Is Jeffersontown, But
Ireland and Lula Helle Thorne ami
daughter, Julia Belle, were enterJ. S. Funk Advises Mr. Moremen tained by Mrs. Ollie Cooper Wed- 'Fern Creek. May
(Cheek, pastor of Beulah church,
To See More Of Sunny State
preached his farewell sermonSunday
1(1 re II
Ur'l mile Timing anil
lieuian people nan
were guests of
H. Brown's fami rmorninir.
Before Making Decision.
become greatly attached to M r. Cheek
he having been their pastor for a
Mrs. Staodiford Beeler and daugh- number of years.
He leaves many
ter spent Saturday and Sunday In friends behind him. The Beulah
Lake City, Fla., May I Editor of Louisville with
her sister, Miss Ger- session has employed the Rev. Mr.
The Jeffrrsonian: In tlie iasoe of April trude Krautb.
Ramsay, n ho will occupy their manse,
11 I see Florida as seen by Mr. B. M.
J. B. Walker left last week for his to preach for them every Sunday.
Moremen. Well, he came, he saw, home in Kansas. He has been kept
Prof. Ernest Ewers, who is visiting
and a Florida Cracker heat hiin. His here for some time on account of the his aunt. Mis. Abby Matthews, gave
a very interesting talk on China to
knowledge of t he state and its ad- h igh water.
Dr. I). A. Hates, wife and son were the Beulah congregation Sunday evevantages is limiled.
I came here from Kentucky
thirty entertained by Mr. and Mrs. Hiram ning.
r. and Mrs. Oscar Hawes
years ago: found the people hospit
Misses Grace and Uuth Quick moXe troin the manse to .Mr.
able, theVlimate excellent and the
tiler's house near the Fair
possibilities wonderful. We fertilize spent Sunday with Miss Goldie Mae
ground station, this week.
our crops as they do in Kentucky and
the people who work succeed. There Mrs. Malcolm Brown, who has been The house of Mr. Jacob Shaffer is
is little to grumble at, and much to sick for several months, spent Satur- now completed. Mr. Pearl Borders
enjoy. In this section of Florida the day with her parents, Mr. and Mrs and family, with Mr. Shaffer, will
people live by farming and can grow Quince Wheeler.
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Wheeler have
nearly every kind of crop and hae
Miss Nellie Young, of Louisville, is
moved from Louisville to their home
vegetables nearly every monthin the with her parents for several weeks.
near Fern Creek.
year. We have good weather and
Mrs. W. B. rtwme and children
Miss Sadie Skiles was the guest of
very little sickness and are not spent Sunday
with Mr. and Mrs. M. Miss Flora Miller Friday.
very much by
insects. M. Thorne.
Mr. aud Mrs. Moses Bates, of LouLand is cheap, considering
Miss Minnie 1'ohlman is on the isville, were guests of Mr. Nelson
canwhat it will produce.
Johnson and family Sunday.
not help thinking Mr. Moremen did sick list this week.
Mr. and Mrs. Ben Williams enterP. H. Brown sold a tine cow Friday
not try very hard to find the best
to Mr. Troutwiue, of Shepherdsville. tained Mr. and Mrs. George O'Breil h,
places, and see the advantages. Here
of Louisville, Sunday.
we can sell at good prices every
Mr. and Mrs. Rufus Wheeler and
thing we raise. Make our own bacon;
children and Mr. and Mrs. Joe King
have cold storage. Florida holds the
Mary Thomas Morris and baby dined with Mr. and Mrs.
blue ribbon on the velyet bean.
was the guest of Miss Helen Fulker-so- Luke R. Wheeler Sunday.
Now, I think if Mr. Moremen would
Mr. Bennie Williams, of Louisville,
come down and try a lone hand in
Mrs. W.C. Childshas relumed home visited his parents. Mr. aud Mrs.
the potato line, he would rrot come from a
Frank Williams, Sunday.
out so far behind. Last week five ville. visit with relatives in LouisMr. and M rs. Fred Johnson entercarloads of Irish potatoes were shipMrs. Flora Tutt. of Simsonville, tained Mr. Charles Bates and family,
ped from Hastings, the place he talkspent several days with Mrs. Leeoni-da- s Mr, Mose Johnson. Mrs. H. Gratiu,
ed so much about, and netted the
Mr. and Mrs. N. Braithwaite, of Mt.
grower 17.50 per barrel and have the
Miss Eva Bell Clubb, of Louisville, Washington, at dinner Sunday.
same land to make a sweet potato
Mr. and Mis. Lou f'arrott and son
crop on. which will pay better than visited her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs.
the Irish potato crops. I think Mr. Barton A. Clubb.
Mr. John Harris, who isnnder treat- - Henry Berry.
Moremen will have to get up early
Miss Florence I'ierson visited her
and work late, and do lots of fertili.-- ment at Deaconess Hospital Louis- sister, Mrs. Emma Nicholson, in
ville, is improving.
ing and spraying to beat Florida.
I will agree with Mr. Moremen.
Mrs. Marv E. Fulkerson and daughMiss Maud Berry had as her guests
there are lots of people that are like ter aie guests of Mrs. Burg in Louis- Tuesday Misses Nettie Stout and
"Mutt and Jeff. " They go to new ville.
Miss Marshall Humphrey, of Louis-yillplaces. expecting
Mr. and Mrs. El wood Baker enter
is spending some days with
reach up in trees and pull oil money
tained at dinner Sunday M r. and Mrs.
by the handfull. After finding t heir Miss Bernice Grady.
Price Baker, Mr. and Mrs. Dillard
mistake they are ready to give it a
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Justice and Pierson and daughter,
black eye. I will admit that old Ken- daughter were recent guests of Mr.
tucky is a grand old state, but the and Mrs. Ross Cochran.
Mrs. Ella Ow ens. of Louisville,
deaiest spot to me is Jeffersontown, Miss Anna Hardin spent Saturday spent Sunday with her sister, Mrs. F.
the place of my boyhood davs. But with her sister, Mrs. W. M. Lyle.
if a stranger should go to Kentucky Mr.
Mr. and Mrs. I. Hunley entertained
Fulton Wilson was the guestof
and settle dvwn on any of that land
Mrs. George Haag and children and
from the po0r house farm to Middle-tow- the Misses and Messrs. Wilson.
Mrs. Lula Seabold and children SunMr. and Mrs. F. D. Childs and little
(without fie wanted to raise
blackberries), or down in the western daughter, of Louisville, were guests
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Moore had as
part of Jefferson, on the knobs, where of Mr. and Mrs. N. C. Childs.
their guests Sunday Mr. and Mrs. J.
it would be impossible for a horse to Rev. and Mrs. Duucan, spent Sun" T. Moore and children, of Louisville,
pull a plow boots or no boots -- and nay
..li. auu Ml S d C. ,J USClCe. and Mr. and Mrs. O. J. Seabold and
wake up in the morning on April 19
Miss Motile Harris is spending daughter.
with ice and a big frost and thethei-momete- r several days with her brother, Mr.
Abby and Earl Bates were guests
dropped to 32, he would say, Will Harris.
fo Arthur and Samuel McKeag Sun"My my! this is the poorest county
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Johnson, of Lou day night.
Mrs. Martha Priest is visiting her
on God s green earth, and leave at isville, were recent guests of Mrs.
once, and give the whole state a Nettie Hardin.
son. Mr. Wm. Priest, and family.
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ash spent
black eye. aud on the other hand, if
Mr. and Mrs James Dixon and little
he was settled down on some of those daughter spent last Sunday with Mrs. Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. John Hawes
Miss Laura Davis has returned
beautiful garden spots between Jeff- William Middletou.
ersontown aud Louisville and on the
home from Scottsburg.
Mr. Frank Bohannon spent WednesDr and Mrs. C M. Fryer and son
Bardstown pike, aud some one to get day in Shelby ville.
spent Sunday with Mr. and Mrs. R.
coal and feed the stock from DecK. Frver.
ember 1st to April 1st, if he is a man
A Wedding Shower.
Mr. and Mrs. Jesse Parrott enterof means and likes to stay up in the
At the residence of Theo. B. Hard-ma- tained Mr. and Mrs. Sherman Miller
house, but, if he is a poor man, he
on Friday, May 3rd, from 2 to 6 and children, Mr. and Mrs. Ernest
will say as Mutt aud Jeff, "let's go to
p.m. Mr. aud Mrs. Hardman enter- Miller and baby Sunday.
Florida where we can live easy and
A delightful birthday party was
play out in the open air every day in tained a number of friends and relatives at a shower given in honor of given Master Forest Williams in
If Kentucky had Florida climate their daughter, Mrs. Geo. Seibert. nonor of his twelfth birthday Thursthen Mr. Moremen might think he who was married April 29th. The af- day evening. A number of his friends
lived in the land that flowed with ternoon was delightfully spent, music were present and all had an enjoymilk and honey. As far as living is was furnished and refreshments able time.
Mr. and Mrs. Harvey Bates and
concerned we get the best of bacon served. All had a very enjoyable afcents and hams for 18 cents ternoon. The bride was the recipient children and Mr. and Mrs. Walter
and every thing in proportion. Of of many beautilul, as well as useful Williams were guests of Mr. and
course we can't boast of as line barns presents, and had many good wishes Mrs. M. L. Hawes Sunday.
Kentucky, for we haven't as fine and congratulations extended to her
Escapes Ad Awful ate.
Among those present were
9x:k. but our schools and colleges by all.
A thousand tongues could not exThat is Florida's Mrs. Sim Hardman, Mrs. Lucy Casey.
cannot be beat.
Mrs. Maud Bravard, Mrs. Thomas, press the gratitude of Mrs. J. E.Cox,
Now, Mr. Editor, I hope Mr. More-me- Mrs. Bezold, Mrs.. Will Harrigau, of Joliet, III., for her wonderful dewill make us another visit and Mrs. Mary Chowning, Mrs. Wachett, liverance from an awful fate.
take in more of Florida, and maybe Mrs. Lila Reid, Mrs. Joe McKroclin, "Typhoid pneumonia had left me
he will haye a better opinion of our Mrs. Leathermau. Mrs. Medcalf,Mrs. with a dreadful cough," she writes.
land of flowers and sunshine. Will Shad, rs. John Ruff, Mrs. Boswell, "Sometices I had such awful coughMisses Ada Caldwell, Elsie Reid, ing spells I thought I would die. 1
close with best wishes to The JefferLouisville, and could ret no help from doctor's treatsonian and fiiends. Lonr may she Christa Bezold, all of
Miss Annie Reid and Mrs. Roy Reid, ment or other medicines till I used
But I owe
Dr. King's New Discovery.
J. S. Funk
my life to this wonderful remedy for
I scarcely cough at all now." Quick
Lake City, Fla.
Mr. and Mrs. John Frederick en- and safe, it's the most reliable of all
ON tertained at dinner last Wednesday throat and lung medicines.
Mr. C. H. Pate aud son, Hollis, and bottle guaranteed. 50c and $1.00. Trial
SALE AT FANELLt
bottle free at all druggists.
WELFORD ALOOCK, Aotnt. Mrs. Rosen, all of Louisville.
Mrs. Belle Rossen
and Miss Annie
Broyles,of Harrod'sCreek, are guests
Prestonia, May 6 Mrs. Charles of M.s. Lucy Chamberlain.
Commercial Club Still At Work
Payne and Mrs. S. J. Lewis, of LouMiss Rosa Rothenburger spent last
isville, were visitors at Newstead week with Miss Lydia Hardy at
the past week.
Mr. and Mrs.
W. H. Johnson,
Mr. Bruce Sims was the guest of
and relatives near Harrod's Creek last
Mrs. J. W. Gilmore Sunday.
Mr. Joseph Levi, Jr., of Louisville.
Mr. Charles Pernell is spending
is spending a while with Mr. R. L. some time with
relatives in LouisDurrett.
I. P. Barnard, President
Miss Alberta Netherton, who was
Louisville Tobacco Co., has sold his operated on last night for appendibeautiful home here consisting of 240 citis at St. Anthony's Infirmary, is
acres, to Cincinnati interests.
The resting easy this morning.
ttacl is to be sub divided into buildMr. and Mrs. H. H. Simcoe entering lots. Mr. Barnard will have
tained at dinner Suntlav Mr. and
until April of next year and Mrs.
J. H. Eckard, Mr, and Mrs. .1.
will continue to reside here for the
W7. Eckard and son, Carl, of
ville, and Mr. and Mrs. W.F. Baisch.
Mrs, James Bennett
Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Maddux had
Joseph and Shelburn, of Louisville,
several of their friends and relatives
and Miss Lillian Thompson were
guests of Mrs. J. R. Jones Thursday. as guests at dinner Sunday.
Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Herr andchild-reOn the second Sunday afternoon in
and Mr. James Herr were guests
May the annual meeting of the W.
of Mr. R. W. Maddox and family
M. S. of Cooper Memorial church
meets at 3 p. m. An unusual program Sunday.
Mrs. Lewis Thomas, of near
will be rendered.
All are cordially
entertained the members of
Louisville, were guests of
Club held its regular meeting Thuisday rnght of last week, with
R. B. Smith, in the chair.
large number of the residents of
the town was
the proposition that
The committee working in the in
terest of electric lights for the com
munity reported little accomplished
sirce the last meeting, as the peopie
seem to think the Louisville Lighting Company will extend its lines to
Jeffersontown. even if no more con
tracts are secured. Mr. Wigge. of
the Lighting Company, was present
and assured the members that at
least fifty more contracts w ould hae
to be signed before his Comt-anwould extend the service to this
place. The committee was ordered
the C. S. W. Thursday at dinner and to contiuue its work and report at
Miss Tessie Schoeniug entertained the next meeting.
them in the afternoon.
Town Signs For Lights.
Rev. Jorgensou will commence his
At a meeting of the Town Board of
singing class Saturday night, May 18
at the Christian church. Everyone Trustees of Jeflersontown Tuesday
night a contract was made with Mr.
is invited. This will continue indefinitely ou the nights before the first Wigge, of the Louisville Lighting
Company, for street lights in the
aud third Sundays of the month.
There will be a play given by the event that the service is extended
teachers and pupils of the Buckeye to this place.
school Monday May 13 at theirschool
Want Fir Engine.
house followed by an ice cream supper
The question of securing fire pro
in the yard. Tickets 25 cents, which
tection for leffersontown came up
both the play and supper.
Mrs. J. R. Holsclaw and children
spent several days in Bullitt county
the past week.
Hughes Jacksoit, of Lexington,
yisited tfis aunt, Mrs. L. J. Stivers,
who continues quite ill, several days
v Miss Joseph Hujo was givena surprise handkerchief shower Thursday
evening in honor of her birthday.
Quite a number of her friends were
present and a bountiful supply of
nice handkerchiefs received.
Refreshments were served and all
present report a good time.
Mrs. Johu Kalmer was airreeahlv
.surprised SumJay afternoon by a
number of her friends from the city
coming out to her home, the occasion
being her birthday anniversary.
Mrs. H. C. Ireland, Mrs. J. W. Gil Of Fire Engine Will Take Place
more and Mrs. M. M. Thorne ami
At Middletown Tomorrow
daughter were guests of Mrs. H. D.
Night at 7:30.
Mrs. Hite died at her heme near
here Sunday morning after a short
illness of tuberculosis. R. E. Daugh-erty- ,
of F. St. church, of which she
A demonstration of the new fire
was a member, preached the funeral engine and apparatus recently purdiscourse, after which her remains chased by the Middletown Commerwere taken to Henry county for in cial Club will take place at
(Friday) night at 7:30
Hite leaves her husband and two bright little boys aged o'clock.
three and five years, who have the
The new engine arrived last Satsympathy of the entire community urday and everything will be in shape
and all regret the passing away of for work by tomorrow night. Capt.
one so young and beautiful and with Bender, of the No. 12 Engine Company
so much, it seems, to live for, but of Louisyille, will be out to operate
Thy will be done."
the engine and explain how to run it.
The Jeffersontown Commercial
Club at its meeting last Thursday
The Southern Agriculturist, the appointed a committee to attend the
leading farm paper of the South, demonstration and report to the Club.
and The Jeffersonian, will be sent If it proves satisfactory an effort
for one whole yearon receiptof $1.10. will be made to getone for this place.
Mail subscriptions at once to thit
Call The Jeffersonian. Cumb. phone
when n need of printing.
printers; prices right.
Subscribe for the Jeffersonian.
aud created a great deal of discussion. A committee. coouDosed of W.
J. Semonin, Geo. Bridwell, J. C.
Bowles, J. C. Bruce and J. C. Alcock,
was named to go to Middletown tomorrow night and wituess the dt
of the engine recent!
purchased by the citizens of that
place and report to the Club.
Meeting Night Changed.
Upon a vote of the members pres-
ent the time for holding the regular
meetings of the Club was changed
from the first Thursday night in each
month to the first Friday night in
The Club has been meeting every
two weeks since it has been working
on the lighting proposition, anil an
open meeting will be held Friday
of next week, May 17, at 8 o'clock.
The public is invited and urged to be
Pur- - Food.
Well seasoned and well cooked
combined with good service is oftr
rule. Vegetables, fish, sausage, roast
of every kind, and the best of coffee.
Once a customer, always a customer
at the Blue Grass Dairy Lunch
Lights For Streets Ordered By Trustees.
Built To Wear
..We Sell Them.
We want your patronage and have the goods
and prices that will get it.
HALL SEED CO.
Preston and Jefferson Sts.