news is.TEisr pages thir week:,
ANDY' N EWS.
renews and nutiliu
the strength of
Aut invmiam viatn, aut faciam.
No Pensions Until August.
Deeth of former Louisian.
M. V. CONLEV,
Children Burned in Boone Co., W. Va.
Columbus C. Botner. a native or
Two little children, belonging to
tils county, died at bis home
Mr. and Mrs. Wheatley, on
Clinton, Indiana, March 2nd'of apo
Creek In this county, were burnWill Soon Have New Wells,
plexy, dying four hours after he was Congressman Fields Says He's Alive, ed to death Monday
stricken. He was 70 years of age.
of them was a little over two years
and He Ought to Know.
Tests oi Others. .
He is survived by a widow and sevold and the other nearly a year.
eral grown children. Mr. Botner
The youngest one died In a few
was the son of Capt. O. D. Botner,
minutes after the accident and the
of this city, who Is now in the 94th
Olive Hill. Ky., April 2nd 1911. other toward night. The mother hod
Just at this writing there is act
year of his age. His wife was a Editor Big Sandy News,
much news from the oil field
laid them cfa a pallet in front of
this county, but before this week daughter or the late David Borders,
the fire, and went out for a few
ot Georges creek, this county.
My Dear Sir:
closes there should be some Impor
There was a coal oil can
I am informed
that it is the in the room and it is supposed that
general Impression In some sections
HAS LONG ARMS.
Aa we go t" press the Burnt House
child pourd some on the
or Lawrence county that I am dead Are, and the names set them on
well on the Venora lease at Bussey.
Ben Hatten, a well known young as a result or my recent operation Are. The funeral was held Tuesvllle Is about ready to be shot
This Is the well that has made the man of Boyd county, Kentucky who in a Louisville hospital.
I should day and the two little ones were
beat showing of any of the wells In was In Huntington yesterday, claims be very glad Indeed if the ' NEWS buried in the same coffin. The afIn. to have the longest arms of
any would kindly correct same. I am flicted family have the sympathy of
Its natural condition.
terested are very hopeful of the re man in the country. With his arms very much alive and feel more like the eatire community in their sad
sult of this shot.
extended Hatten measures 89 Inch- living than I have or many months. bereavment.
The Poteet well on the Garred es from finger tip to finger tip, and I returned to my home on Friday
Hughes farm Is down to the Berea he won 850 there yesterday on a of last week and am Improving very FIELDS SEEKS
wager that he bad the longest arm rapidly, I expect to be able to resand and will be completed
Elk-hoDrilling on the Burgess-Garre- d
sume my duties at Washington withWashington, March 23. Through,
well on the Moffat farm is going
With the ends of hie thumbs or in a rew days.
his office here, Representative W.
you in advance for the J. Fields,
each hand touching Hatten can
of the Ninth Kentucky disincheB, and In this respect favor above mentioned, I remain.
Sam Spencer will complete
trict, to-dannounced his candl- weli In a short time.
he bIro claims to hold the recerd.
Yours very truly,
. dacy for
Reports from the well on
W, J. FIELDS.
the H Is six feet, two Inches tall welgls'
The Congressman expects to be
John Prince farm are encouraging, 195 pounds, and Is an athletic giant
strong enough to return to WashWayne
This is the well that the
NOTICE TO TEACHERS.
ington in a few days, according to
Oil company took over from a
his brother, Austin Fields.
company, who fulled
The Census Blanks for 1912 have recently reported that W. A, Young,
BOB TAYLOR DEAD.
Smith, negroes, rrom Mason county complete It.
been sent out together with a copy of Morehead. had thought of seeking
"The object of the extension to Cal Miracle, who killed a man anil The Hamilton-Robert- s
of the Boundary lines of each school the Democratic nomination for ConElkhorn City la to gut ln"Uucb with womnn In Bell; county: Ewlng Bow- ported to be about ready to drill a
and all changes' have gressman from the Ninth district,
and Ohio railway, ling,
who killed a white man and well on its leases, wesj of Bussey-vill- e.
been noted on opposite side of Bheet but that Mr. Young's announcement
system obtain an
aud through tbal
Tennessee's Famous Senator Dies from containing the original Boundary.
negro woman in Breathitt, county
would depend upon the plans of Mr.
outlet to the North and quick Iraui-portatl- and John Bowman, a Lebanon negro
The Venora company's well No.
Each trustee should be'careful to( Fields.
proof fruit and farm
4 la In the
Berea sand and
who killed a woman.
write a new boundary line for his
drilling should be completed within
"The Clinchfleld runs through the
a few hours.
changes and eopy It in the trustees CAPT. Win. B. BARTRAM.
Blue Ktdge mountains and that secYOUTHFUL MARRIAGES.
Senator Robert L. Taylor, of Ten record book so that it will remain
tion of the South which has figured
Sunday as a permanent record in the Dis
nessee, died In Washington
THE (iLOHIOUS EASTER.
so prominently In the news recently
evening, following an operntlon per trict as required by Law-- , and turn
by reason of It being the butue of
Death Comes to One of Our Oldest
This gladdest Sundry of ail the formed last Thursday for gall stonef, lab a copy tor this office.
murder Four Yonng Students Matriculate Into
the Aliens, of courthouse
Remember, that In giving the ages
year, will be celebrated at the M. Ho had been three times Governor
State, Congressman of children In year Census Report,
E. Church with all that Is appropri- ot his native
. "It controls almost
you must give their ages as they
ate. In the morning Dr. Honrord and Senator.
or roal lands lu the vicinity
This simple announcement will will be on the first day of July,
will preach on Death Robbed or its
Elkhorn City, Ky and Dante Va.,
Capt. William Bartram, one or the
Sting. At night be will deliver the carry sorrow to the hearts of thous- not what tbey are at present. For
trom which latter place It runs south.
Married, Wednesdny, at the real final lecture-sermo- n
Paradise ands. "The Apostle of Sunshine" wis Instance a child born June 25, 1902 oldest and best known citizens of
to Spartanburg, 8. C. Cincinnati
dence of the bride's mother, this Lost. The special theme will be, known and loved all over the coun should be listed as Ten (10) years Lawrence county, died at. the reEnquirer.
city, by the Rev. S. F, Reynolds, After The Fall. In It will be found try as the prince of platform speak old, instead or nine (9), although sidence of his
Mlsa Maud Burton, aged 16, to Mr a key to the facts of hlBtory. Get era. He has spoken to millions or at tbe time or taking the Census in Peters, this city, on Sunday last,
New York, March 29. The exten Wayne
Vinson, aged 18. The bride the key as you may be able to un- people, always winning the plaudits April, it would only be nine years after a long period of ill health. On
sion of the '.'Clinchfleld
Is the daughter sf William Burton, lock the ages. You are welcome.
of the multitudes who beard him. or age.
Monday afternooa a brlet religious
from Dante, Va, to Elkhorn City.
deceased, and the groom la a son or
He could sway an audience as pro
service waa held at the house hy
Ky., la to cost about 11.000.000, It
Lafayette Vinson, or Glen Hays, W.
bably no other American ever moved
I have received a letter from the the Rev. Dr. Thomas Hantord, of
Aa the exVa. Immediately after the ceremony
for good. His State Agricultural Dept. stating that tbe M. E. Church, after which the
QUORUM HUT NO CHAIRMAN. " them, and always
tension Is said to be only about 11
newlywetls went to the home of
matchless word "pictures, once beard ten bushels of Boone county white body was taken by N. & 'W., train
miles In length, this means that the
were never forgotten. Those whose seed corn has been ordered ship- to Clifford, the home or the deceas
per mile cost will be about' ) 100,000 the
The city council met In regular good
The bride Is a very pretty
fortune it was to hear "Bob' ped for the boys who enter the corn ed, for interment About a month
The enormous expense Is due to the
monthly session Tuesday night, all
popular girl, and the groom la a
Tay'or when be spoke bere'not long growing contest, which will be here ago Capt. Bartram left his home to
fact that the character of the counthe members present. Rather
promising young man.
in a few days for distribution.
go to Catlettsburg, but when he artry through which the road Is 'o
singular condition was developed. ago will never forget him
I would like for 30 or 10 more rived la Louisa 'he was too sick to
This gem from that wonderful co,
ba constructed la mountainous. Simi
It was intended to consider an or
The people of our little village
lection or Jewels who that heard boys to send , In their names and continue his journey and went to
lar, conditions confronted the build- ware Justly surprised Tuesday
whin dinance concerning' the gas ques- It can ever rorget it?:
enter the contest.
the home of his daughter, where he
ing of the original line from Dante.
tion, but the six councllmen were
they learned that two ef the stuJAY O'DANIEL Supt.
"Not long ago I wandered bask
remained until his death. The direct
Va., to Spartanburg, S. C, with the
equally divided regarding It. Mayor
dents or the academy-?-th)- e
case ot death as given by 'Capt, BorU
to the scenes of my boyhood on my
result that the cost for some por- factotum-bonnichairman or
and the girl a day Burns, who Is
ram's physician and relative.
AN EASTER BAZAAR.
father's old farm on the bank of the
tions of the route through the Blue scholar had taken advantage of the board, was absent, and
L. H. York, was valvular disease of
river In the beautiful land or my
Ridge Mountains, at a grade of on'y
Monday aa a holiday and formulated law requires that a member or the native Tennessee mountains. I stny- aboulTper cent, amouuted, It Is
The ladles of the M. E. Church the heart. Capt. Bartram was bora
their plans for an elopement, which board shall preside In his absence. ed once more through 'the pathless
near the mouth ot Rockcastle cre;k
aid, to (100,000 per mile.
they put In effect on Monday nlgbt. To elect a chairman pro tern Tues- woods with my rifle oh my shoulder will hold an Easter Bazaar for the in October, 1833, and was therefore,
Financial arrangements for the
ile of "white goods'" and refresh
Miss day night would give one of
Archie Conley, aged 15, and
I sat on the old familiar 'logs amid ments at the Brunswick hotel next in the 79th year ot bis age. He Is
new work have been completed. Con
Estelle Coldlron, aged 16, were the factions a voting majority, so, while
struction work la to be started Im- contracting parties, and they carried the members disagreed on the ques the railing leaves or autumn, and Saturday, April 6."Thts is their first survived by a widow, who was his
heard the squirrels bark and shake
second wife, four children, Mrs. J.
mediately after tha engineers have
out the scheme on schedule tlme.r tion to be considered they agreed to the branches 'as they jumped from appeal to the public In three years, B. Peters, of Louisa Mrs. Sam Fresh
and they reasonably expect
banded In their formal report. Th.-e- o
adjourn without transacting any
Hazel Green Herald.
tree to tree. I heard the plaintive public to patronize them liberally.. er and Mrs. Sam Maynard, and WW- routs have been surveyed. The only
song ot the
and the Their offerings will be pretty to lam Bartram, all of" Clifford. A
question la which Is the best.
drumming of a pheasant and the see, nice to wear and good to eat.
brother and a siBter also survive.
proposed extension of the
Belonged To The Junior Order.
Llndsey Bartram, who lives in tha
hoot of a wise old owl 'way over In
line will Increaae the company'! net
Thursday, March 28, was the an
west, and Mrs. L. G. Chatfleld,
Sleepy Hollow. I henrd the tlnkof
earnings, It la estimated, by $1,250,-00- 0
PIONEER WOMAN DEAD.
A. Wellinau, whose death wis
niversary of Mrs. J. W. Yates birth
Catlettsburg, who attended the fullns of bells on the distant
and facilitate transportation or
this paper, sweetly mingling 'with the
over and she celebrated so memorable an was
farm products to the North
Mils. Chloe Anne Lawson, widow neral and
a member of the Junior Order chorus of the song birds In their
In a moat delightful
Capt, Bartram s first wife was a
the Chesapeake and Ohio and Loul event'
of i)r. George
it Prompted by the native Instruct of Thursday his mother received from evening serenade. Every living crea Williamson last Saturday as the daughter of the late Squire William!
vllle and Nashville, with which
a Louisa woman. Mrs. Yates preRatclirr.
ture seemed to be chanting a'hymn
Late In lire he married a
pared a dinner for the occasio- n- the Order, through C. E. Hensley, of praise to its God Just as they result or injuries received by a fall- daughter of Lindsay Sammons. Ha
one which will be long remembered 8250 Insurance benefit. Mr. Well- - used to long age; and as'I sat there ot old age. She leaves many re- was a Federal Boldler, earning his
KIliLl.N'U NEAR ASHLAND.
few days ago, and the lnformlty
in had paid into the benefit fund
by al' who partook of the delirious
title as Captain of Company F., 14th
on that eld familiar spot and listen latlvea and descendants,
several or Kentucky Infantry.
repast She bad Invited all the seventy-riv- e
He was for years
ed to the weird, wild harmony,
On Tuesday morning Reuben Boll,
whom reside In this State.
ministers of the city to be
one of the leading timber men ' of
was rapt Into a reverie. A vIbIou of
manager of the A- - C. & I. Mines at
STATE HOARD RAISED US.
These excellent Judges of
this region. He was a sober. Inthe happy past opened .before' me
No. 8, shot and Instantly killed Fred
THE GOOD OLD POPLAR.
good things of lire declare that
I thought I was a boy again
Jiirrall. Jnrrall and his wife had at the
The State Board of Equalization played around the cabins or
waa truly a superb
one who will ba
tacked Ball.Jarrall striking him with the feast
By legislative enactment the "t'lmem- has raised the assessment
(lie old plantation and beard tbe
In the afternoon her fellow
greatly missed In the neighborhood
a piece of Iron, fracturing his skull.
Hp" has been declared the State troe
Aid following counties In this section: time darkles laugh and Bing
of the' Baptist Ladles
where he lived for more than three
The parties had fallen' out over .in bers
How many people knew that by tu- quarters of a century.
Boyd, 15 pet cent of farm ' Ian Is play
Society came In a body, and they
the riddle 'as tbey used to long lip Is meant the popular? Yet, the
5 per cent on town lota; Floyd,
too, were the recipients of a grac and
Ball waa formerly of this
poplar, once so plentiful in Eastern
per cent on land; Johnson, 3 per
TOOK AN APPEAL..
"Shouldering my rifle I wandered
county and la a son of Squire Will- ious hospitality. The hostess
Kentucky, is , botanlcally, tha tulip
on landB; Lawrence, 5 per cent my way to
Dry Ridgo neigh- many . 'venters or the very pleas- cent
take one more look at tree.
iam Ball, of the
on lands and 6 per cent on
In the Police Court last Monday
tho olA homestead on the bank or
lots; Magoffin, 10 per cent on lands. the river. Silence was there. The
Judgment was awarded to the plain
10 per cent la lota; Martin, 6 per
PIKE COUNTY MAN KILLED.
New Manilla! for Preetonsburg,
tiffs in the suits against the gas
voices ot the happy long ago were
FLOYD COUNTY FATALITY.
cent on lands, and Morgan, 8 per hushed forever. The
company to recover for alleged overe
darkof charges for gas furnished
Hazel Coleman, of the head
Upon the resignation of Mr. Tom cent on lands.
On Friday last while Mr. Morgan
ies were sleeping on the hill close
w.s Blackburn from the OfHee of City
Clark, or Floyd county
by the Bpot where my father sleeps. Johns creek, was killed Tuesday, the month of February. Mr. J. W. M
f Quarts Muxt He Quarts.
cutting down a tree It roll upon him Marshal, the City Council met and
bucket was gone March 19, being dragged by a run Stewart, representing the gas comThe moes-cover.
Inflicting Injuries which caused his elected Mr. Jake Clarke.
from the well. The old home where away horse. He died Tuesday night pany, took an appeal, and says ho
This Is a, hard office to fill here,
doath a short time afterwards. He
Growers or strawberries and like I was born was silent and deserted, at 10 o'clock, an was burled Thurs-- j will, if necessary, carry the cases
to the Supreme Court of the United
We hope every citizen fruits are Interested In the outcome As I peered through the dusty win day.
was alone' when the accident occur- especially.
red and when discovered J he was will Join, In and help our officers df an order Issued by tho pure rood dow pane and looked upon' the desoPAID IN FULL.
dead. Mr. Clark lived about a mile bring about a respectable state in department of 'the State Board of late hearthstone that once glowed
CHEAPER FARE TO CINCINNATI.
from Harold, a station on the C, & the conduct of the tnoughtless.Some
Health that boxes must contain the with the light of love and happi
The depositors In the mte Ba ik
O., and on Mud creek, about a mile people, think that if they are not dis full measure represented ky
tho ness. I thought my mother came
SB years turbing somebody er If they are not size 'of' them.' According to
The C. & O. Is selling round trip
above Its mouthy Ifc was
tub or- back across tbe flood of vanished ot Wilfard have been paid in full.
This was the State bank that fail tickets from Louisa, to Clnclnnail
old and left a wife and j sever ii acting out of the ordinary they will der a quart mnst be a quart, or years and sane there again
reo--i sold according to the quanfty
grown children. Mr. Clark was a not receive their jjortlon of
under sweet old songs she used to sing ed about a year sago at Wlllard, for 87.00. The fare one way
In the happy long ago."
vefcran of the Civil War.
will be paid to Con-
federate soldiers or widows of soldiers until August. Under the law
granting pensions to the old soltun it
Will diers their on by for pensions court
Extension to Elkhorn
of the county In which the appliMade.
cant lire and then must , be apboard at
proved by the pension
This board la composed of the
The Clinchlield Hoad Has Arranged to Governor, the Auditor and the Secretary of State. The application
Finance the Project and Work
blanks, which must be filled out by
the applicants for pensions, will be
Will Start Soon.
sent out by Commissioner
Claims will be paid after
this year in February, May, Aug"Directors ef the Carolina Clinch-fiel- d ust and November.
toand Ohio Railway will meet
morrow iu the office of Mark W.
April Minn Dentil for Seven.
Potter, president of the road, to
consider arrangements In connection
Seven men are condemned to die
with the financing of the extension In the Eddy vllle penitentiary In
of the line from Dante, Va.. to
April, and a double electrocution Is
set for April 19.
MTho amount of money required
It likely tu be relatively large. It Is James Vlolett In Carlisle county, s
aid, because) of the mountainous few weeks ago, and James Ellis who
character of the country
killed Squire Beatty and Constable
to be pushed.
which the extension
Heath In a courtroom at UnrnsUi.
The banking firm of Blulr & Co.. It Ky., are the condemned for
working out the
or the proposed financial
Others are Charles and James