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November 25, 1911     Arkansas Catholic
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PAGE 6. THE SOUTHERN GUARDIAN ii A STONEWALL JACKSON CALENDAR. To Erect a Monument to This Great Man in His Birthplace, tu,'e of his I)irthplace here in Clarks- burg, another of his uncle's house in the country where he lived after his nlother's death, until he entered West Point. It will make a beautiful and artistic Christnlas present, as well as a charnling souvenir for all admirers of this great sohlier. Feel- ing tllat this is an object in which all Southerners will he interested, we are asking yon to order one or more of these calendars to be placed on exhibition, and to further tile sale by any t)leans in.your power Tile cents, and all orders should be ad- dressed to MRS. GEORGE C. STONE, l'resident Stonewall Jackson, Chap- ter No. t333, Clarksburg, W. Va. P. O Box 644. PECULIAR LANGUAGE. A good, ohl professor addressed his reforming put)il in this manner: "You are early of late. You used to be behind before, but now you are calenders will only cost 50 first at last." The Stonewall Jackson Chal)ter No. 1333, of the U. l). C.. is endeav- oring to raise funds in order to erect a inonuluent to tile nlenlory of Stone- wall .Jackson, in his birthplace, Clarksburg, \\;,V. Va. We are issning a calender. 7xto, consisting of four leaves besides the cover, with two portraits of General Jackson, a pic- BEAUTIFUL NEW HOME OF LITTLE ROCK COUNCIL NO. 812, KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS MORRIS HALL. Tile above cut shows tile exterior of the old convent building, corner Seventh anti Louisiana streets, wh/ch is now the home of Little tock Council Knights of Colunlbus. The interior of the building has been thoroughly remodeled at a cost of more than $3,ooo. Handsonle new furniture has been purchased which with other unprovemeuts makes Mo,'r.;s Hall a beautiful and comfortable home for the local council. 'duiuum#uL. m m = m m m COMFORT! z m z u z m m m z i m m ! m m z m m m m z m m m m [] z CONVENIENCE! e'- ELECTRIC IRONIN G The Famous Hotpoint Electric Irons. Guaranteed Two Years. Price $4.00 Little Rock Railway & Electric Co. Sales Department 115 W. Fourth St. Phone 518 m m m u J m m m i m u i m 1 m m m m o u m --2 L m m m z u 1 m m m m m z m m g m m i m m m m m w m ! w ! w m m m n m [] s m m _= i STATE NATIONAL BANK. This thoroughly stable and well- managed financial institution has been established since 19o2, and has a cap- ital stock of $5o0,0oo, and deposits, total resources, etc.. as shown in the statement gtven herewith, this being the official statement issned at the ch>se of business, September I 19I. It is as follows: Resources. 1,oans and discounts ...$t,579,072.76 U.S. bonds and pre- miums ............... 3o7,4o3.oo Other stocks and bonds. 15o,568.73 Real estate ............ 23,412.16 Stock in State Bank Building Conlpany .... 165,ooo.oo Five per cent fund ...... 15,ooo.oo Cash and due front l)anks ,374,883.oo $2,615,939.7 I Liabilities. Capital stock .......... ; 500,000.00 Surplus and profits ..... 5o,14o.79 Circulation ............ 300,0oo.00 Reserved for taxes and interest ............. I,lOO.OO Bills payable ........... 35o,ooo.oo I)FAOSITS ............ 1,44,698.92 $2,615,939.71 The Building. Tile State National Bank building was completed in 1910 .t a cost of approxinmtely $400,o0o. The building throughout is of steel, concrete, and terra eotta--absolutely tireproof. The structnre is eleven stories high and covers a ground st)ace of 0ox140 feet The lirst floor is largely occupied by banking rooms of this bank, which als(',ccupies offices on tile second floor. The upper floors are devoted entirely o office space, there being 23o well lighlcd rooms. The interior of the buihling, with its white mar- ble wainscotinff, softly tinted walls. mosaic tile floors, mahogany trim- mings atttl attractive lighting systent, is artistic in the extreme. The three Otis fast-moving passenger elevators furnish service that is most excellent in this respect. The many special attractive features of this building makes it one of the most desirable for office purposes in the South. Mr. Corbin M. Duncan is manager of the building. Officers and Directors. That tile State National Bank was organized by men of the highest financial standing and strictest in- tegrity will be apparent front a glance ar the list of officers and directors, as follows: W. H. Garanflo, presi- (lent; L. W. Cherry, vice-president; R. D. Duncan, cashier; R M. Enders, assistant cashier; R. M. Bntterfield, assistant cashier; J. D. Arnold, Will- iam F. Bracy, John E. Coates, Thomas Cox, H. H. Foster, J. E. Franklin, J. H. Hollis, George Mc- Lean, Gordon N. Peay, W .W. Right- sell, attd W. E. Talley. This bank maintains connnercial, savings, and bond departments, pays 4 per cent on savings accounts, and keeps the savings departntent open six nights in the week for the accommodation of those who work during the day- time. B. L. RUSSELL, OROCER. Mr. B. L Russell is a well known and successful grocer and his place of business is located at the corner of Fourth and Center streets. His store is equipped with most every necessary facility for carrying on proper lines, heing equipped with a Bell telephone. No. 2056, for the con- venience and use of customers, and friends and with a new pair of the well known "Toledo Electric" scales, which has no springs and thereby assuring honest wetght. On account of these scales, the customers of this store receive value weight for their money. The "Toledo Electric" scales can be seen in bnt few places in thil city'and Mr. Russell welcomes all to his store to see Iris scales and the ac- curacy with which they weigh. Tel- ephone orders receive prompt atten- tion and quick delivery is made to any part of the city. Mr. Russell has been engaged,, in the staple and fancy grocery business here since the mid- die of last July, having moved his stock of goods to this city from Bar- ing Cross. He is a liberal and sub- stantlal citizens and a man who en- joys the entire coniidence of all with whom he has dealings. LOUIS MASSA. l'or more than eighteen years Louis Massa, located at 317-319 \\;Vest Markham, has been successfully 'on- ducting his present business, tle deals in iml)ortcd and domestic fruits of all kinds, nuts and genuine intport- ed macaroni, olives, and all kinds of cheese; also cigars, tobacco, select groceries, cured meats and soft drinks. Mr. Massa gives patrons his personal attention and they have learned that they may be sure of the most prolnpt and courteous service at this store. ,He has just reason to feel proud of the success he has made since locating in this city. FORD & MAC CREA. Consulting Engineers. The effectiveness of tile tremen- dons antount of developntent and im- provement work whicil has been nn- dertaken in Arkansas during the past two decades has been due in great- est measure to the splendid abilities of. the local technical experts. Among these, special mention should be ntade of Ford & MacCrea, whose offices are located at 338-339-340 Gazette building. They are equipped for en- gineering and directing .work of all kinds, including the preparation of plans and specifications, construction snperintendents, railway construction and location, levees road iml)rove- luents, paving, sewers, water works and irrigation. That they have won the complete confidence of the pub- lic it: a most difficult tield of work is attested by the fact that, although they have already been established over two years, they have already been entrusted with a nmnber of very large and important engineering jobs, uot to lnention a host of smaller ones. One of tile intportant engineering projects now Broposed in Arkansas --the building of the Village Creek and White River levee in Jackson and Woodruff counties--has been awarded to this tirm. They were notified some weeks past by the Board of Directors of tile levee dis- trict, whose offices are at Newport. Work will begin as soon as possible. It is estimated that it will require about a year and a half to complete the work. This firm has in tile past two and one-half years had charge of and built six paving districts in the city, or a total of about 85,000 square yards. They are at present retained as consnlting and supervising en- gineers of Gaines street district, a total of twenty-nine blocks, as well as several other districts. SOOn tO ])e undertaken in the city. Main street, one of the finest of W'ood B]ock streets, was built under their super- vision last spring. Their advice has I)een secured on a number of large projects to be undertaken at several points in the state and neighhoring states. The membershiI) of tiffs firm coin- prises Mesrs. \\;V. E. l:ord and D. A. MacCrea. Their standing'in their prtfession may be suggested by the statement that they are both associate members of the American Society of Civil Engineer:;, which is one of' rite foremost bodies of its kind in the en- tiro worhl and admits to membership only engineers of known ability. C, C. STUKEY. Good health is dependent to a very great extent upon the purity of food supplies, and the housekeepers of a metropolitan community like Little Rock will be satisfied only with the best the market affords for their tahle. A local grocery and nteat establish- ment which has won an enviable rep- utation for the consistent excellence of its stocks and which enjoys a large and discriminating patronage is that conducted by C. C. Stukey, at 922 Maiu street. He is a gentleman who has had a wide experience in his line of business and recently moved here from Argenta, and has tnany friends and customers there as well as in the city. Tile Stukey stocks include staples attd faucy groceries, fresh cured meats, fruits, vegetables, country pro duce, etc. The store is nicely appoint- ed and always neat and attractive in appearance. Courteous attention is given customers and prompt deliv- eries made to any part of the city. In I conneetiou with this establishnaent is l a local and long distance Bell tele- iphone, No. 3055 and it may be added I to the credit of this store, that phone ]orders are filled with as much pre- I cision and care as are the orders I glven m person. Don t forget tl is placc when placiug your holiday or-] dcrs AMERICAN SALES BOOK, LTD. Tile enterprise and genuiue prog- ress of Little Rock and this section of Arkansas can perhaps be suggest- ed in no better way than by point- ing out the extensive business pro- portions attained by the American Sales Book Company, Ltd., the larg- est concern of its kind in the United States. The nlain offices of this coni- pany are located at Ehnira, N. Y., with factories at Niagara Falls, El- mira and New York City. This com- pany are manufacturers of sales books and tinte saving business sys- tems of all kinds, among their spe- Cialties heing Beck's duplicating and triplicating cash sales books, coun,. ter check books, salesmen's order books, the Recapitulator A.ecotmt System, credit registers, a[0graphic registers, etc. They are also pre- pared to design, manufacture and in- stall special system for retail busi- ness of all kinds. That the products of this company are without rivals in their field is attested by the fact that they are in use by a utajority of tile important and progressive busi- ness people of the state. Mr. Hol- well the ntanager and general sales agent for the state of Arkansas for this company, is a ntan ot wide ex- perience, and is making a success both for himself and for the cora- l)any. The American Sales I3ook Company's headquarters for this ter- ritory arc located in the city, at 829 Southern Trust building. KOONCE GROCERY COMPANY. .'\\; wail goes np every once in a while to the effect that husbauds come home and eat their dinner with- out devoting then)selves exclusively to praise of the viands, and without strenuous words of encouragenlent for tile wife who has nothing else to do bnl to see that the meal is served. ];o1"tllnately m a greater nnnaber of Little Rock hodles the complaint is not general, and need oot be as long as such grocery houses are maintained as that con- ducted by the Koonce Grocery Com- pany, located at No. 416 Center street. This store is equtpped with two old phones--824 and 868---for the convenience and use of customers and friends. \\;Vhen one phone is busy, try the other nunther. Orders given in this manner will recetve prompt, careful attention and all deliveries are made as fast as possible. The fact that you get goods that are noted for their quality, coupled with fair treat- ment and low prices, makes trading a pleasure here. The store is new and the stock is new. In fact, every- thing is up to date and the store is of ample size and elegantly arranged, besides being extraordinarily neat and orderly. As a matter of justice, only we are constrained to say that this is certainly an ideal store, This may sound like fulsome praise, but it is a sintple statement of facts. The stocks comprise staple and fancy gro- ceries, as well as vegetables and produce in season Remember us for your holiday orders. MATT DAVIS & CO. Matt Davis & Co. do scientific horseshoeing and their well equipped shop is located at 21o West Fourth street, with a hell telephone in con- nection No. I237 for the conventence ad use of customers attd friends. Mr. Davis also has residehce phone No. 4149. By dint of faithful service and ex- haustive study Matt Davis & Co. ha'e built up a lucrative trade among a host of staunch patrons, to whom they have given both intelligent and satisfactory work. They guarantee all work and you wilt find complete satisfaction when dealing with Matt Davis & Co. Their charges are al- ways as low as the Iowest and they furuish steady work for three expert horseshoers, hnmediate attention given to all work. -H ) May " ) estic Theatre ) 8th and Main " -== = +., -,2,-----'--I Matinee 3 o'clock [ ''-"--,- - = row upen I N - -.- an-9 00 1 rNow pen = =-.   ightl.LtU d : 1 --= ) Vaudeville of Quality + " Prices: Matinee, 10c and 20c; Night, 10c, 20c and 30c =-- immm|mmmmmmmmmtmmmmlmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii#i ii ) The Arcadm College . URSULINE ACADEMY FOR YOUNG LADIES "- --- In beautiful Arcadia Valley. Delightfully situated, i B uildin gs --- spacious and commodious. Just the school for your daughter. -- Departments--Collegiate, Acad emic, Preparatory. Courses--Classical English, Commercial, Music, Art. E For further information address Mother Superior, Arcadia College = Arcadia, Mo. _ llllllll|lllli!l||l|