THE MOUNTAIN EAGLE
Issued Weekly By The Mountain Eagle Publishing Company
MEMBER KENTUCKY PRESS ASSOCIATION
THE MOUNTAIN EACLE
oak below for candidates who are in
the running for nomination at the
Primary next August.
By Order of the State Board
Thursday Evening,. January 3, 1929
CKac Ot unhia
UKflggS & DCDHey
is a Prescription for
of Health , I am directing that
Colds, Gripps, Flu, Denof Crafts-vill- e there will be no comrrecration of
gue, Bilious Fever and
and Harvey Ison of Blackey Churches and Sunday Schools m
Wc are authorized and paid to an.
N. M. WEBB, Editor and Manager
were in to get on the Eagle list. Whitesburg or Letcher County, nounce
It is the most speedy remedy
Office Hours 8 a. m. to 6 p. m
J. HENRY BROWN
J. P. JOHNSON, Job Dept.
on January 6th. This on account
of Whitesburg, Ky., as a candidate Sundays 8:00 a. m. to 12:00 a. m.!
Uncle Sam Webb, ninety years of the rapidly spreading flu in
Subscription 1.50 per year, 6 months 75c
for Sheriff of Letcher County subject
old, or over, is reported danger- all sections of .the county.
to the Republican voters at the AuEntered as second class matter August 28, 1907, at postoffice at Whitesburg,
gust 192D Primary.
ously ill at his home on Thornton
Kentucky, under Act of Congress of August 9, 1873.
Dr. R. E. May
Director County Health Board
We are directed and paid to annonce
CIVIL AND MINING ENGINEER
Mr. and Mrs. David Speaks,
THE YEAR ENDS
J. MARTIN POTTER
19 YEARS EXPERIENCE
who have been in Lothair for the
LAKE RATES STAND iui uuciiii. d'f aTxjuicuvi jvuiu,y ssuujcti
Monday deep gloom hung low over Whitesburg
Examination and Valuation of Coal
past ten days returned home
fto the voters at the Primary to be
and the surrounding sections. All day the last dying gasps
I. C. C. Allows
Timber and Other Properties
. of the old year were growing further and further apart till
Construction Estimates Supervision
ential to Go in Effect
in the last wee hours of the gloomy night the old year ceasPREPARATION OF COAL
Te F. & W. Construction Co., Washington D. C. Dsc 31 ComFOR COUNTY COURT CLERK
ed to breathe entirely. Looking back all saw it crowded with
By direction of my many friend I here
CONCRETE AND MASONRY
is completing the residenc of Dr. promise lake cargo coal rates
by announce myself a candidate for
fond as well as sad memories. With it went the high the
Boaz Adkins on River Front
upon last summer by north County Court Clerk of Letcher County
low, the brave, the rich, the poor. With it went the sighs,
era and southenrn railroads were subject to the action of the Republi
Whitesburg", Kentucky-officParty at the
the laughter, tears and sweet memories.
in Mountain Eagle Building
permitted to go into effect at mid canAugust 1929. Primary to be held
May the One, the great One who hold the winds in His
Well, now, we'll begin to think night tonight by the interstate
L. BERT TOLLIVER
fistq and t'he storms in His grasp deal gently with the
candi- commerce commission,
and talk of Spring and
regardstumbling children of earth and lead them to brighter boons
date will begin to pile on top of less of protest against them
We are paid to announce
and richer fields!
made by the Pittsburg and Ohio
of Whitesburg, a Candidate for Jailcoal producers.
Success is seldom achieved over night. It comes as a reWe trust all our corresponBy the schedules presented, er of Letcher County subject to the
sult of constant effort and continued growth.
THE 1 9 2 9 .
Republican Party and his friends at
dents will com across with their coal for lake cargo from West the August 1929 Primary.
Think how easy it would be to walk into this bank .today
TUESDAY morning and we have just ambled up the
rtnvf Va., Tennessee and Kentucky
and start an Interest Account by deposing
street and into the little red brick where the Eagle is given
one dollar or more
week. We want it all.
wiil bear a rate 35 cents in ex- I am a Candidate for Jailer of Letcha fresh tonic each week. Casting an eye around we find that
rates on like traffic orig- er County on the Republican ticket to
be voted for at the August 1929 Prisome ruthless hand has turned t'ne face of December and the
M. M. Adams of Mayking, one inating in the Pittsburg and Ohio mary. Will appreciate the help of all.
glaring 1928 to the wall and a clean new page with big red
GEO. W. NEWSOM
of our more than twenty year territory.
letters 'January 1929," marks attention.
subscribers, was in to make his
How much like life are the years as they come and go.
JP TVT r
Eagle good for another year.
FOR JUSTICE BLACKEY DIST.
'Twas but yesterday and 1928, like a dancing breeze, pure
Engineer Killed' Wc are authorized : and paid to an-'- '
as the primal snow, came like a gallant lover upon the scene
tut; JJliUlt. !,,. If iiliU tt
.J .1... .,,,1.1 bllcl! ixr:n. iltllll- ''Mrs. Arlie Boggs returned to
and bade us a halcyon
of Dty Creek, is a Candidate
It was soon a dashinj
IS THE SECRET OF
her home here Monday night John Daily, aged about 50, ell- - for the Democratic Nomination for
youth, a strong giant, a waning, burdened invalid and now
j iuc-gmeer on tne T
ana Tr i Jnsico of the Peace in Blackey Dis- Lexington
after spending the Holidays with
it folds back a lifelees corpse. It is a reminder only now. Will
Roberts train No. 4, was killed tr;ct, August Primary 1929.
home 'folks at Covington.
it stand to us a memento of what we might have done but
train was derailed at
December and the old year High Bridge Monday near twelve Thoma3 R. Collier, of Millstone
The Eagle would like this morning to bury down desp all
authorizes and pays us to say that he
closed their gates gloomy and o'clock. He jumped from, his cab i3 a
Candidate for Jailer of Letcher
the things that bring sadness to the heart or vex the mind ;
chilly and January and the New when the train derailed striking county subject to thhc Republican
it would like to enter upon a new era, ah, truly, a new mesYear spred wide theirs in the his head against a rock crushing Party at the Primary to ba held Aug
senger of love, comfort, sunny news and rivers of happy
his skull. There were no other in ust. 1929.
laughter. But inspite of us there is a chain, a strong unjuries. His home was at Lexing
FOR JUSTICE 8th DISTRICT
breakable chain that lies us to the old year now lying crushandGrats Rates of Jaekhorn pays us to
There was a great rush to fix .on and he was well known
annjjnce that he is a Candidate for
ed and crumbling ati our feet. We are, in a way, sorry that
the Republican Nomination for Justaxes with the Sheriff up to the .veil liked up this way.
we must speak of the things or" yesterday instead of . the
tice of the Peace in the 8th Magistervery last minute but many just
ial District .nl would like to have the
things of today and tomarrow. We regret that all is not sundidn't have the wherewithal and Wants to Run the Jail suppoit of all.
shine today in every heart and over every head. But it is the
To the Voters of Letcher Co.
John Holcomb, of Cromona,
world and its ways and willingly or; otherwise we must
iong "employed as a miner, was
I hereby 'announce myself a
tackle it and battle with it as we find it. .
There seems to be but little
n to have us tell Letcher County j Candidate for Sheriff subject to
Dear reader and dear friend, join with us in making the
let up on the rage of flu in town citizens
that he is a 'Republican the action df the Republican
joy for this
Eaglcf a new paper, a new light, a
and in the country. Several of jandidate for Jailer. He paid us party, to be voted
for at the
gladsome New Year.
those reported ill last week are his ten
dollars and we gladly pub August primary 1929.
now "ghosting" about.
Ring out the old, ring in the new,
The influence and help of each
lish his announcement in this
Ring out the false, ring in the true,
issue. Eight years ago this Can-- , and all will be solicited and great
Mr. and Mrs. Freeman who
Ring oi't the evil, ring out the vice,
Jidate made a whopping racehy appreciated. Hoping to see
have been with the A & P in
Ring in'the sunshine, ring in the spice.
race for this nomination and lost (each individual voter and have a
A BANK Account is a faithful
Whitesburg are locating in Hazwith only a few votes to the j talk with him before the election
friend. It never deserts a man until
ard where Mr. Freeman will be in
ether fellow. We commend him I am .
THE OLD YEAR AND ETERNITY
a man deserts it. When everything
charge of their Store there.
Very Respectfully Yours
to our citizens and trust all will
clip the following from the December 29th. 1910, iselse goes back on him, the man with
?ive him due consideration. F.cadj
sue of the Mountain Eagle. This is an editorial "gush" when
It is announced from Pro- what he has to say.
money in bank here still has a FaithCromona, Ky. Dec 7, 1928.
hibition National Headquarters
the present editor was younger than he is now.-I- f the sentiful Friend.
ments expressed in it were true then they are likewise true
that physicians are allowed to
Announcement For Auction Sale
Stand back of your Bank Account
on this beginning of the New Year, eighteen years afterward
prescribe more than the quotas
NOW and it will stand back of you
"The old year, 1910, will soon have passed into history. We
of whiskey during the flu epiThe undersigned will sell at it's
part with it as with an old friend. To, some it has brought
demic now raging. This will help To the pcopl of Letcher County:-garagin WhitesLurg, Kentucky, on
the 9th. day of January 1923. at or a
much joy, to others sorrow. Yet we are reluctant to say farethe drug stores and doctors I take this method of announc-in- g bout the hour of one o'clock P. M. at
well. Like a palsied man it totters as it nears the end of life's
whether benificial to patients or
myself as a candidate for public auction to the highest and best
journey and goes forward toward the vast vault wherein
not. And it may increase the Jailer of the County subject to bidder, the following described motor
doth' lie the forms of dead dynasties and sheeted centuries
number of flu cases.
the action of the Republican One wrecked Dodge touring car,
"A Friendly Bank for a Friendly Community"
swept by the remorseless hand of time to, that great graveParty at the August Primary, Serial No. A 292027 Motor No. 510578
Whitesburg, Kentucky '
Kentucky Perry County License No.
yard at the entrance of which rises the imiginary tombstone
upon which is inscribed these words: THE PAST. There is a
I have never held an office Terms, cash; said sale being made
sublime solemnity in the slowly moving, yet never varying
and am 56 years of age. I have for the purpose of satisfying its claim
for labor, repairs and accesories aptide of years. Men has marked its course into hours, days,
always been a working man and plied on and furnished for said
To the people of Letcher County:
in nersuance to thn provisions
weeks, months, years and centuries, yet it rushes on, on, on,
'lave made my living by the
I am a candidate for Jailer of
!of the Kentucky Statues governing
3weat of my brow. I have been a such matter.
and still on, utterly unmindful of t'he puny marks raised to
Letcher County subject to the
member of the Old Baptist This the 2nd. day of January 1929.
.measure the tide that never tires. Dynasties have rose,
action of the Republican Party
KYVA MOTOR COMPANY, INC.
Church for 1G years, and refer
flourished and decayed; cities have sprung from fertile
at the Primary to be held in.
By Ward Rcr.aker, Vice Pres.
you to all who know me as to my
plains and then sank beneath the desert's drifting sands;
Aucust of this year. Many of
continents have reared their lofty brows above the ocean's
you will remember that over character
If nominated and elected, I pro
the coral caverns from
trackless waste, only to return-tTothe voters of Magisterial
twenty three years ago I was e- mise to make an honest and effi- Distric No. 1. Whitesburg:
whence they rose; races have risen to the noon of splendor
lected Jailer of your county.
cient office, and those who are so have decided to announce myself
-and become lost in the depths of night, but Time, patient,
Business:- served the public faithfully and
unfortunate as to fall into the as a Candidate for Justice of the
plodding, tireless Time, sweeps on with the same regularity
honestly then and if honored
clutches of the law and confined Peace in your District, subject
as when it first issued forth, form the hollow of God's hand,
with this ollice again 1 will
in jail will receive proper and to
to the chant of the morning stars that proclaimed creation's
the action of the Republican
make your county a good
kind treatment. The county pro paity and my friends at the Audawn. And yet time is but the image of eternity, the shadow
and faithful officer. I am
perty will be properly cared for gust 1929 Primary. am thirty-fiv- e
df a shoreless sea, the type of a duration for w'inch all the
fifty-eigyears of age, have
and kept in a decent condition.
ages past and all the aeons to come would not make or conyears of age, a son of Bill
some bad misfortunes in
Your support and influence is Tields, a well known citizen and
stitute the first faint flush of the first streak of the dawn
the past two years and I am not
mcst earnestly solicited and will was raised in your district. As
of its early morning. "Eternity! Thou pleasing, dreadful
able to labor as I once did. I have
SURPLUS be greatly appreciated.
thought! That never ending l'eign succeeding the crash of
to my reputation and character
always been faithful to my party
I leave that to all those who have
matter and wreck of worlds, suns systems ! Intelligence has
and would" like to honored by it
known me all my life.
achieved wonders. It has read the stars in the heavens and
I will be glad to receive the
Trusting to receive the whole
can foretell to a second when the great fiery sun will be hidhearted support of all and trustIts this year now and not nexfjhelp and support of all. I am arden in eclipse; it can read the history of the creation on the
ing to see and talk with you all, year when you speak of county dently for the building of good
rocks and unfoldj the thing secreted in the bowels of the
elections. People are all watching road. Trusting to receive the
Oldest Bank in Letcher County
earth, but when it attempts to grasp the significance of etern
Your friend .
t'he Eagle for candidates and help and support of all, I am.
ity it stand abashed and dumfounded at its inability to comVery truly
they are coming dawn the stretch
prehend the Infinite Plan.
at a gallant rate.
W. M. Hampton
FIRST NATIONAL BANK
Letcher State Bank
FIRST NATIONAL BANK
:We appreciate your