WHITESBURG. LETCHER COUNTY,
BIBLES TO BE GIVEN
TO FLOOD SUFFERS
A new Bible will be given free
to any family that lost thisprec-icu- s
book in the flood or got it
damaged, if the information
reaches the Presbyterian church
of Whitesburg, Ky., Dr. B. C.
Bach wiI1 be Slad to tell anybody
how to proclure the Bible if inquiry is made at his office.
We also have a limited supply
for any homes that do not have
the old and new Testament together. This is not charity work,
our church only wants to put
back into the heme the most
precious thing lost during the
flood, outside human lives- -
Blackcy, Ulvah and Roxana
Bridges to bo.. Considered
The Letcher County CourtWed
nesday, August 3 let the con-
THIS IS THE WAY IT HAPPENED AT
THE POLLS LAST SATURDAY
for Gov.jC. Judge;Com.Atty Circuit Court Clerk
SAMPSON, BECKHAM WINNERS IN GOVERNOR'S RACE
SMALL CHILD IS
Vote is light in Saturday's
HIT BY AUTOMOBILE
Much excitement was created
in Whitegburg early Sunday af
in dope bucket
ternoon when the small child of
Another Kentucky political
Mr. and Mrs. Burgiss of Hay00
classic has been run, and again
12 65: 40, 81 24 41 40j 101 46 12: 17i 20
W. W. Whitesburg
mond was hit by a car on, the
tract for two bridges to be built,
the trainers are leading their
89 191 46j 87 100 48 72 47 18: 56
E. W. Whitesburg
street in front of the city hall
28 38 10 23 21
one at Neon and the other at
mounts to the paddocks, a few in
19 15 11
The automobile, driven, by Ed exultation and many more in des
Blair Branch oh Rockhouse.
130 14 I2li
23 42 37
Parman, was going very slowly pair.
80 21 50; 17 27 20
Steele and Lebbie of Prestons-ur18
56 J2 22; 33 13:
wljen it hit the child. It knocked
7 34! 22; 13
Ky., got the contracts. The
Return are not yet fully in
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te child dowfn and passed over from over
47 42! 39
work is to begin at once.
the state, but they
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him, no wheel touching him. He
At the meeting which is to be
are sufficient to show that J. C.
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received only a few bruTses and W. Beckham and Flem D. Samp55
7 29 29 23 11
held Monday, August 15, con.2
37 26 23 26
son will be the winners in the
tracts for bridges at Blackey,
.2 1 2 1 30 62 87' 21 32 42 27
O. V. Caudill, Pastor
The child evidently started to
69 21 78;
E. Ward Jenkins
Ulvah and Roxana will be consid15
cross the street and ran in front governor's race.. Sampson's ma
1 45 30 66' 10 28 86. 30 23 11
jority will probably be 40,000 and
ered. These three
of the car.
32 13 178 14 150 22 26 135 73
46 18 70 46 120
Beckham'jS around 30,000.
3 24 16 35 10
cost approximately 521,000.
10 2o 34 go,
18 34 36 19
James Breathitt, Jr., was
The town of Blackey will bef
69 19 97
Cowan . .
37 21 is!
required to pay
in the Democratic race for
4 6I 16
HANDS Lieutenant Gtvernor, Miss Ella
the cost of the bridge at that
6 37 24
23 16 71
Lewis, Secretary of State, CleU
Valuable Prizes will be Of fer- 4' 1071
9 19 97 60
Coleman, Auditor, Mrs- - Emma
Superior Motor Company
21 11 35! 31 59!
W. Ward Jenkins
9 16 39 19
Federal Aid Sought
ed For best Markman
Guy Cromwell. Treasurer, J. W.
The bridge at Neo'n will cost
is bought by group
21 45 29 22 22! 16!
On Labor Day
Cammack. Attorney General, W.
6 13 29 19 15!
Lower McRoberts. .
$1,400 and the one on Blair
of Seco- Men
B. O'Connell, Clerk of Court of
Branch will be approximately
20 13 16!
41 CUV JS(3 Oft1 70 12 23 43j
A trapshooting match will be
Appeals, and Newton Bright,
4 28 38 82
Superior Motor Company Commissioner of Agriculture.
in Lewis bottom on Labor Smoot Creek
These bridges were destroyed day,
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of Whitesburg changed hands reSeptember 5. "between I ho Uz
Returns in the Republican race
3 26j 31 62
by the high, water on May 30 of
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cently, having been acquired by indicate that E. E. Nelson will be
. .rk r.":v;
this year. The county hopes to atives from Hazard. This will be Sand lick
45 22 76:
the Boone Motor company of nominated Lieutenant Governor,
.receive Federal aid in the con a
lOTALS- Whitesburg havreturn match,
Seco. The. new owners are Sand- Mrs. F. D. Quisenberry, Secre625
201 1802 927 !2567 46l 9421 146il 7g3j 699 531 4861 796
struction, but it cannot wait until
ers Collins, Watson Collins and tary of State, Miller Hughes,
ing gone to 'Hazard July 4 antl
Congress meets to begin the
participated in a coniect.
Attorney General, Warren. Peyl NEW RATES ARE FILED
THEY SHOULD BE GOOD
work. The bridges will bo buiit
Olney Hammonds, who has ton, Supt of Schools, Tate Bird-Nir.2 valuable prizes will ba ofBY L. N. AND ..C. & O- il.id then aid will be sought at
A new tennis court int he
AT STUMP SPEECHES bedn manager for some time, Commissioner of Agrisulture.
fered. The shooters will ba divid
the proper time.- Local Politics presented many
will continue with the company.
addition to whites
ed intothr3e classes. All who
The Louisvjlle and Nashville
Four election officers at Elkat This Company has the agency for interesting angles since thee-lectio-n.
havo : 2".crds cf 85 out of u0 railroad and
the C. & O. road burgis now oppeh to lovers of the awa have but five arms this
FORD CRASHES INTO
It was early seen that
Chevrolet and Nash Autos.
class A; 70 to 84,
sport which has made Bill Tilden
j will be in
have filed with the Inter-stat-e
year. After appointing the men,
Mr Spears has moved his fam R. Monroe Fields had run ayay
and Helen Wills famousFREIGHT AT MAYKING CIas.3 B: below 70 Class C.
Commerce commission new rate
occured to She- ily into the Roy Crawford'hous
from W' K. Steele in the Circuit
. Valuable Prizes
The site was furnished by
schedules which give this part of
riff Cockrell that C. J, Little, in Whitesburg.
A Ford truck with two men
Judge's race, carryng the two
The first prize in each class
in it crashed into a moving will be a pair of ten dollar hunt- Kentucky the benefit of the 20 George Adaams was kind enough Joe Newland and" Georg-- Cundiff
counties by a majority of 3,408.
the Ermine ing boois, the second prize a cent reduction on coal rates to to lend a grader for a few hours had bjjt one arm each. Wm.
freight train at
Stump kept himself ip line for a
OLD LADY PASSES
crossing Friday morning. The nine dollar hunting coat and the the Lakes market which the co- and several enthusiastic players Steele is the other off i :or.
second chance at the Commonmmission recently ordered given
truck was tossed to one side, bad third pri::e a Eun cieaninj- out- If any other ccunty in the After several months of suffer wealths attorney place by a safe
donated a dollar kand a Jot of
the Pennsylvania and Ohio
ly damaged, and both men f lunc fit
presto ! the court state can boast of such a
hard work-a- nd
ing from causes incident to old margin. Campbell seems to have
from it. The train crew brought
ence, let it put forth its claim.
All club members are eligible
age, Aunt Louisa Lusk, one of been nominated Representative
the, men to Whitesburg and left to
There is nothing exculsive a- the shoct and are urged to
the best known tand best loved ofLetcher and Perry counties by
in the care of Dr.
Mrs J.G. Gault, and
take part. The secretary asks
old ladies in the lower river sect- a slight margin. A. B- - Combs is
bout the club. Anybody who likes
Prof, and Mrs. R. Dean Squires
R. 'L. Gibson received only
don and daughters
gamc or who wants to learn
that all who aim to take part
ion of cur county, passed away conceded Railroad commissionhome'.,
and their three children arrived
minor wounds and able to leave send him their names.
ind Rosemary, returned
it, is welcome. The small sum of
a'few days ago in her ninety-fift- h er's place. Hiram Brock seems
this week to
thedoctor's office as soon as his
living in the country who last Friday from an extended cue dolla is asked, so that the ex
She the widow oi be able to hold his office of Senawounds were dressed, but Lee like to shoot the clay saucer-- i northern trip.
They were ac-- 1 pense of starting and keeping make their home here. They will
the late John Lusk.
Collins suffered a fractured
companied home and have as , the court in playing condition live in the James P. Lewis house
But the keenest interest center
arc invited to send their nani'3
She leaves two sons, William
Professor Squires is ready to
skull and had to be removed to to the club secretary ,D.W.Little tjuusus njrr
luyiJuw ui 'Yiay b met
B. and Joe E. Lusk and two ed around theCircuit Clerk's race
the Seco Hospital. He did not Whitesburg, along with one Logan, W. V., and Ruth Crassen
iaKe up nis duties as superin
daughters, Mrs. Polly A. Banks Saturday night when the returns
regain consciousness for three' dollor
tendent of city schools.
of Huntington, W. VaCURTIS JENT PARDONED
ana enxol, in the centre.
and Aunt Margaret Lusk. Mrs. first began to come in, a surprisdays and is still in a serious con
promises to proing number of votes registered
George Collier, a salesman for
Mrs- - Morgan Anderson and Lusk was a daughter of the late
Curtis Jent, who was sentencfun-Thfor Ned Ison. He was soon, howvide plenty of interest and
Morris and Company in this ter- ed to the State Reformatory in daughter Ruth and son Lloyd Sampson Bfashers one of the
ever, left in the rear, and Charlie?
Hazard, boys are good shots,
ritory, died recently at Jackson November, 1922, has been given and Mrs J.A.Anderson- - of Big first titizens to settle in what is
gave them a run
Ba"ck set the pace. This lasted for
but this club
Counties-Shof ptomaine poison. He and his
Stone Gap, Va.,are here to attend now Perry or Letcher
KENTUCKY 11th IN
for their money in July. There family lived in the rooms over, a pardon by Gov. W. J. Fields- was" an aunt of our fellow quite awhile, and then Jody
the funeral of her mother, Airs.
COMPLETED ROADS will be much goodnatured rivalry
and Harvey Hogg began to
D.D.Frazier's store on main st. ntur to Letcher county. His N.T.Johnson, to be held at the citizen H.B. Branson of Blackey,
Kentucky now ranks sixth in Avhcn the two clubs come too'
test their wind.
Aunt Louisa will be long remem
mother placed him in the Kings Uncle Steve Adams graveyard
the State roads system and elevSee-sasee-saagain.
up and down
bered, by those who knew and
Kyle McCormick, former ei
DaUghters hospital of Frankfort ori Little Gowan Saturday and
enth in the surfaced milage of
it went. There was doubt at
loved her in life.
itor 01 the .Hazard Leader, was for treatment, but little hope is Sunday", August 13 and 14th.
the nation, the Bureau of. Public
Mr. and Mrs. D.D. Frazier and
every turn-Thilasted until the
in Whitesburg Friday, on his held
for his recovery.
Roads at Washington has re- json Ralph. Mr. 'and Mrs. Drew
Irvin Collins was "hurt in an official count was given Tuesday'
way to Charleston, W.Va., tovis-i- t
Mrs Kate Lally, connected
Frazier and mother left last
Mr. and Mrs- W.D.Collier of with the Eastern State- Hospital accident on the road being con night, which showed that Jody
his family and relatives.
The department found that Sunday by automobile for Lexnecn visited Mrs. Collier's par- at Lexington, was in Whitesburg structed down Breedings Creek, had won by the narrow margin
Kentucky has 9.646 miles of ington and other central towns
Rev. Charlie Haynes of Serg- - ents, Mr. and Mrs..H. R. Ronts Tuesday investigating two cases Wednesday, An automobile driv- - of three votes.
roads under State highway supi to be gone ten days.
There were a few rumors of ir
dnt filled, the puTpit of the Bap- - of this city, during the week end from .this ccunty, one of vvzh er failed to see him as he came
ervision and 4,192 miles have
from behind a grader, and struck regularities in the election, but
tist church of this city Sunday, Willie Quilldn, Sol Wright and W. was out on payrole and theotirr
been surfaced. States having
Olliver Mullins and Miss Alvia
him. injuring his hip- - The injury in the main it was proclaimed to
in the absence of Rev. I. E. En-- B. Collier took dinner with Mr-- j a candidate for payrole,
more surfaced milage than Ken- - Boggs were married recently,
is thought not to be serious.
one of the cleanest ever held in
tucky are Texas, Pennsylvania, The bride is the daughter of
Despite the unfaborable con- the county. The vote was very
Mr. and Mrs. W. B. Collins are
Colorado, John Boggs of Cowan and the
H. W- - Hogg of Lynch, Ky., was
Miss Mildred Speaks has re- - light, probably not more than
happy over the arrival of a fme!aiuons 01 ine roaus' Iour cars
Minnesota, North Carolina, Lou- bridegroom is the son of John a visitor in Whitesburg for the
new girl, born Tuesday morning, were in this city from Hazard turned from a visit of several half strength. No disturbances
isiana. New York and Ohiofirst of the week.
Mullins of Whitesburg.
weeks in Hazard and Lothair.
were reported at the polls.
She weighs eight pounds.g,
GUN CLUB TO