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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 4 November 1909

' - 'm ' H':■ : * • ' ■.■ .• ■ •••'.'mwmm " ■ •A""! W-V ' .'Ifci&i ■•' W;' ■j '.JP'I'P! VIA U1.. et«' ;.ls* i n I mi ATTINTOON! of Joe Johnston Camp No. 94, U. 8. 0. V. r. jsjfei '■■'1: . ■*•' - . i Dear Comrades:—I invite your at- dd to the "General Order" pub- lied below from our newly elected Division Commander, John G. Wilson, •f Dallas, which was published in the tally papers last Sunday: ' ■ a HEADQUARTERS TEXAS DIVISION United Sons of Confederate Veter- ans, Dallas, Texas, Oct. 17.—Com- rades: As your division commander, 1 have recently received many letters from comrades over the State, makini inquiry about the proper way to pro- ceed with the organization of new wunps. This is Indeed a hopeful sign and indicates Yhat the sons of the lie- •foes of the early 60s are beginning to awake to the importance of the work «f our organiation. I desire to call ^attention to the fact that at the re- union of the United Confederate Vet- erans at Mount Pleasant in August, at Which tim...

Publication Title: Mexia Weekly Herald, The
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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 4 November 1909

p|Si Iff! hup*-. ■ J \ 't-v :■• " 'Vffjfe} ><* common glass with your -*# «i «tand twenty-four hours; • brick dust sedi- ment, or settling, stringy or milky apnea rauceofteu indicates an un- healthy condi- tion of the kid- neys; too fre- quent desire to pass it or pain in toe back are also symptoms that tell you W kidneys and bladder are out of order and need attention. ■What To Do. There is comfort in the knowledge so in expressed, that Dr. Kilmer's wamp-Root, the great kidney remedy, ilfills almost every wish in correcting ■ Aeumatism, pain in the back, kidneys, aver, bladder and every part of the urinary —ssage. Corrci'tsi liability to hold water d scalding pain in passing it, or bad rffects following use of liquor, wine or . Beer, and overcomes that unpleasant ne- cessity of being compelled to go often through the (lay, and to get up many Smes duriug the night. The mild and Ipitnediate effect of Swamp-Root is libon realized. It stands the highest be- cause of its remarkabl...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

*r wan ■ < i * PI-1 t> IPEPSsnPI-' ?**>■ y* '■ mPB- ■• '"■ fi <&* i # V*$£ I. Sandford Smith for FIRt, LIFE and TORNADO Insuraawe, fleida, ■ The Mexia Weekly ..v¥vW • SRj "'Sf1 ^ J V' *$,•' . VOL. 10 MEXIA. TEXAS. THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 1909. i ' - Interest Increasing In Our PIANO CONTEST Court Mouse Notes )"•;. .McKenzie, S. !•]. McClellau, Z. I>. Harris, W. J. Shilling, 1£. Y. Hargrove, T. .J. Walker, John M. l'almer, .1. B. Morris, ,J. W. Kag- laml, II. M. Ililt, W. 15. Fain. Don't Do It. Should you have a cougl cold wmsmv Which Closes Wednesday December 22,1909 Following are the rules of the contest: Any white lady, gentleman, boy or girl,, Sunday school, church, iodge, society or club in Lime- stone or Freestone counties, wher the paper circulates, is eligible to onter as a contestant for this prize. Coupons will be issued on all job work and advertising busines Twenty years (or life) 30,000 /otes. Some of the merchants of ilexia will also handle coupons, and...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

I mm I.:. 'I. , ,1 I ' SSSBSSBSSSSSSSBS ^ypiBa M V '■'' fmt M Ilf •vT*' Balm Sur* to Cive Satisfaction. QIVN RELIEF AT ONCE. It oleuiHes, soothes, heals and protects the diteased membrane resulting from Catarrh •nfl drives away a Cold in the Head quickly. Restores the Senses of Taste and Small. Easy to use. Contains no injurious drug* , Applied into the nostrils and absorbed, large Size, 50 eents at. Druggists or by mail. Liquid Cream Balm for use ia atomizers, 75 cents. ELY BROTHERS, 56 Warrtn St.. N«w York. Old Soldiers or their Heirs Some of \ y>a have claims coming ftrom the Government. Ano old Union £ 1 <:<)<! : ■ \ ] 0 day «rlonger in the Civil War and after- wards went West and made a homo- stead entry in any state, tor either 40 «0, or 120 acres of land before Jure ,ndl87, 4has a claim coming to him from the Government. Write for free map and Booklets. i v opy of a new high-class bala "My Way to Heaven is Throti; Your Love, Sweetheart," intend ing to use it as an...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

|%| 1 \ It must be sweet in childhood to give hank. The spirit to its Maker, ere the heart Has grown familiar with the paths of sin, And sown, to garner up its bitter fruits. Mrs. Sigourney. 1 I saw ft fair and lovely child enrobed In the long spotless drapery of the grave. Its sunny tresses, parted from a brow Of innocence, clustered in ringlets round Its snowy neck; its dreamy eyes were closed As if in slumber, but the lips were still Apart, as if to breathe a parting word Of love and tenderness to those who wept Ueside its quiet, pillow; and a smile, Perchance awaked by angel-whispers, as The glad young spirit plumed its wings for flight, Lingered about the gentle l'aee which bore The waxen lines and pallid hue of death. 1 ne'er had looked upon the little one Thus early called to pass from earthly scenes To its resplendent Home beyond I In: stars, But O, methought, while sympathizing tears Stole willi a dewy softness from my eyes. ''.It must l>e sweet'" to have a child ill Hea...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

fffP' =■'psp ■ ■ m 'mmmmmF™* •' •_ ■■ .« - £M Every Thursday. Editor and Proprietor. SUBSCRIPTION RATES. ,,. ■ ff; ; ' ' . ■>, , ■***■ -H . - vim ... . ..• %M': ■• ' ■. •"■ ■ - . ' ' 6t;> Q ■> —W————lw— _' _ • ' V Year Months, ..,. Three Months, $1.00. .. .50 . .25. i ■atered as second-ctass matter March 1948, at the postoffice at Mexia, under the act of Congress of March 3, 1879. L 19C Tsxas ADVERTISING RATES 1 Issue 2 is. 4 Is. 1 yr. 1 Page *12.00 $22.00 $40.00 $500.00 % " 7.50 13.00 24.00 30.00 " 4.50 7.50 14.00 175.00 Less Than One uaQrter Page. 1 issue—per inch 20 cents. 1 issues—per inch 35 ccnts. 4 issues—per inch 50 cents. 1 Tear each issue—per inch 10 cts. Twenty mfners were rescued alive l'roin the mine at Cherry, 111., after tieing entumed for .sev- en days. And it is hoped that more will be rescued. Jos. Nussbaum @L Go's. General Clearance Sale of all Winter Goods is now in progress, this is a timely, money saving event, coming at a time when your purchases will...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

mm.m ' n im * IM iJ f I > 01 IMPROVED FARMS fifirg . ■v c->4 m W m f I ft i , • - ■ i | 1 ■ '. t. VENDOR'S LIEN NOTES BOUGHT AND EXTENDED. have arranged for western capital whereby I am enabled to make loans on Keal Estate direct to borrowers. Inspec- tions made by me ancr loans closed at Mexia without delay. Satisfactory rates with pre- payment privileges. W. M. WHITE, Lawyer Mexia. Texas Local and Personal, Bring your hides wool and beeswax and get the highest cash price.—C. Felz. Mrs. II. W. Williams is in Cor- Bicana visiting her son, Murphy. MARRIED.—Mr. Marvin Ger- many and Miss Hester Hunt stole a march on their friends Sunday and went down to Groesbeek and were married. -The groom is a worthy young man and has a good position with the Mexia Drug company. The fair bride is the youngest daughter of Mr. Peyton Hunt and has been cash- ier at Karner & Phillips store for some time. Both have many friends who will join us in wish- ing for them a Ions and happy life. :: .'...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

i • tsssBssmaaesgssi— bjjiM a y i^.^MiflBfeaq^WII^I«ll«HMMB<WI«aittl<^^ m WIOW<UllW Ml m h-r 1 m*4 I* ■ ► «. '' ■ wy ■ J-'?r ■■•7'• &,"•'■ ' SMf! MR# o' '.I W': I I ■ ■-. . t'i i ■'A.:' ggi ij IS 5 ! ; X = IlilMII It !:• 1 call on address SPECIAL PIANO At Pipers Candy Kitchen MEXIA, TEXAS. FOR TEN ONLY Beginning Thursday. December 2, and Closing Saturday, December SI Prices Reduced More Than Ever. f§ ■ -< a .' ^vv!i;j : v_ |!!|y • ;s"*V/: vVyt"' • ;fe4vr:"* $650. Pianos now $450. 500. Pianos now 400. ■475. Pianos now 375. 450. Pianos now 350. 400. Pianos now 300. 3.50 Pianos now 250. sr.5r,.*r--^ •• •• • v < ' .■■■<■ a. • ■ -• •&'(*{* i i- J\ # • |l V'J^J.'JUWiP^i^w*•'« ~^*MglTr^^''r U !j~L'~'~ ' TT.I. •rri.ITI; ;;;, , ;,1 , 5 - k You simply cannot afford to miss this opportunity to buy high Grade Instruments at almost your own figures and terms. We are also going to have one of our best Player-Pianos on exhi- bition. Which enables any one to play All The M...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

V s SSS ■k it J/ '*) ®. @ (§) ® I®'® :<§).(§) ® ®;®.| wafciraci Six More Days In Which to Work for Our Special Prize To the contestant who brings in the largest amount of cash, either in per- son or through her friends, for subscriptions to the Weekly Herald, new or re- newals, from Nov. 1st until Tuesday, November 30th, at 4 p. m, we will give Ten Dollars in Gold Here is a chance for some one to win $10 whether they win the piano or not. And each one has an even Start. Get your friends to subscribe and keep account of what you collect from now until Nov. 30th. Of course you get coupons on all subscriptions brought in and you may also get the $10. Remember This Special Prize Contest Closes TUESDAY NOV. 30th at 4 p. m. 'm v \t* £3 Ea: m V m.fi 1 < W.-> wH I I

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 25 November 1909

$8^ ■ HMBMHBRHHi m 5 ■,;/■■" 5#. :v^ H^m I I ' *4 tf l.( h I- ' 1 • I m .! ' 4 ii. - ■ m / . knows of Dr. Kilwcr'a great kidney, liver and bladder remedy, be- cause of its remark- able health restoring . properties. Swainp- i Root fulfills almost every . wish in over- coming rheumatism, pain in the back, kid- neys, liver, blailder and every part of the urinary passage. It corrects inability to bold water and scaldingpain in passin'git. FV-".- ■ or bad effects following use of liquor, wine or beer, and overcomes that unplensant necessity of being compelled to go often through the day, and to get up many times daring the night. .1 Swamp-Root is not recommended for everything but if you have kidney, liver or bladder trouble, it will be found just the remedy you need. It has been thor- oughly tested in private practice, and has proved successful that a special ar- rangement has been made by which all readers of this paper, who have not al- ready tried, it, may have a sample bottle sent ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

W'SSPe; ByjjH MpS PS . -...,, .rvw.y.i MA iHiiS|L,^ ,rjf _ Ji!_ . J .WMM—1 See J. Sandford Smith for FIRE, LIFE and TORNADO Insurant, ftaria, Tern**. The Mexia Weekly Herald. #W7. V-"* :!fi - . SES •.r -fm §%' 4> VOL. 10 MEXIA. TEXAS. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 2. 1909. NO 48 nr • ••fT"TYin««irrwrri saKMPWBMWBwwmwwa Its The low Prices and Square Dealing After All that Brings the Crowds to the emaaeassiwiwMMBBa At A. J. Wagner & Go's., Alexia's Greatest Store n.. I: We have arranged with the on sale / Callahan Sales |§ for TEN DAYS everything i •- r p kn..*wn to man, woman or child, absolutely some- vS •g thing new to the A merican people, creating the §§ wildest enthusiasm, producing without question I the most unparalelled sensation and attracting || hundreds of eager buyers, to our big bargain bat= | g? Co. to place •sS 85 I 2S ties that never looked for bargains before. Crash= ^ j ing, and smashing; startling the entire city and ^ surrou S landslide ( 0 the world' nd smashing; sta...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

kidneys an to- r much nckneaa and suffering, therefore, if Ttidney trouble is permitted to | continue, serious re- ' suits are most likely to follow. Your other organs may need at- tention but your kid- neys most, because they do most and should have attention first. Therefore, when yonr kidneys are weak or out of order, yon call understand how quickly your en- tire body is affected and how every organ seems to fail to do its duty. If you are sick or "feel badly," begin taking the great kidney remedy, I>r. Kilmer's Swamp-Root. A trial will con- vince you of its great merit. The mild and immediate effect of Swamp-Root, the great kidney and bladder remed}', is soon realized. It stands the highest because its remarkable health restoring properties have been proven in thousands of the most distress- ing cases. If you need a medicine you should have the best. «_ Sold by druggists in fifty-cent and one-dol- fSattBSiSISSSHIBaas lar sizes. You may have a sample bottle by mail frt"-', als...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

M 111 all FED FARMS mm* >Xbt-fSV' I'S LIEN NOTES BOUGHT AND EXTENDED. mSh IJ J \9 V. I have arranged for western capital whereby I am enabled to make loans on Real Estate diieet to borrowers. Inspec- tions made by me and loans closed at Mexia without detyy. Satisfactory rates with pre- payment privileges. W. M. WHITE, Lawyer Mexia. Texas Local and Personal. Miss Jennie Latham won the $10 offered for the contestant bringing in the most money on subscriptions during November. At the meeting of Travis Lodge No. 20 Knights of Pythias, held Thursday night, it was decided to have a "Big Night" on Thurs- day night, Dec. 16 and to invite all lodges in Limestone and Freer stone counties to bring their can- didates for the Rank of Page to Mexia on that nigVt for initiation A suitable entertainment will be provided and a good time will be enjoyed by all who "attend. Bring your hides wool and beeswax and g-et the highest cash price.—C. Felz. Bd Beard, who it will be re- membered was convicte...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

.. •%;. . — ;>"■ ■ !■ ' ' :: -Jf ' ' |lf : ' . " V'; - . . f. i IT ■ IIIBIMNI liillllllilMlllillllllllHHWBBMWHWMBWWBWWI ^wftip^Mwwyiyiiw1 n^ng'fwpwimf u :i mwssaw* tflf % • i i L .•" ilp: m m$wJ* jm ■ - I ^ ;• • '' K&f'• V .< i" \, ' i, :<5/ Bra ■ $ r wm> ISBk; •• • MUM (Miwwwm yawMiB j; . pn jp$te SPECIAL PIANO SALE At Pipers Candy Kitchen MEXIA, TEXAS. >1 FOR TEN DAYS ONLY Beginning Thursday. December 2, and Closing Saturday, December 11. / Prices Reduced More Than Ever • $650. Pianos now $450. 500. Pianos now 400. 475. Pianos now 375. 450. Pianos nowPl 350. 400. Pianos now 300. 3.50 Pianos now 250. ^ '?•■■ ■■ ■ ■ ■ ■ ■■■■■■■■ P! iYJi Iiriu ^flfiHafflesgS You simply cannot afford to miss this opportunity to buy High Grade Instruments at almost your own figures and terms. We are also going to have one of our best Player-Pianos on exhi- bition. VVhich enables any one to p!ay All The'Music There Is, with natural musicial expression, without anj' knowledge of music ...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

: mi ,4*rf: it H'AV •*>*w- ■\ ■ -I w •,/ Hfp ■■II mm %m yy?i'L-> i r. :: f flsfa Ipp^', w> ri • 1 %.'3S§ (§M ®®M®mmwm®w t-ms, rfSM fafcl ipi *ss |^ < •< 1 V 1.0 V A L OF THE Cotton Exchange Saloon Teague, Texas. V Having Bought the First State Bank Building, Corner 3rd Avenue and Main Street, it necessitates our removal from our present location, 399 Main Street and we are also Compelled to raise some money. We have therefore decided to place everything in our Mouse at the following Cost Prices For The Next 18 Days: > Sale Begins Saturday November 27th, 1909 h Hill & Hill, full quart, bottled in bond $1.00 J. C. Wilier, full quart, bottled in bond 1.00 Dripping Springs full quart, bottled in bond 1.00 Edgewood No. 7, full quart, bottled in bond 1.00 Belle of Nelson, full quart, bottled in bond 1.00 Sunny Brook, full quart, bottled in bond 1.00 Maple Springs, full quart, bottled in bond 1.00 Cotton Exchange, a double stamped piece of goods especially recommended...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

WMim .50 .25. •Jl-i IK," ■ . _ second-class matter March " «. IMS. «t the postofflce at Mexta, 1 1908 Texas, under the act of Cougress of March 3. 18? . mmmmmmmmm—mmmmmtmmmmmmmmmBmmmmmmrnmmmmmmmmm* PROSPECTIVE CANDIDATE. Hon. W. C. Aavis of Bryan was a passenger on the southbound H. & T. C. today en route home from Waco, where he attended the Baylor Home Coming. Mr. tXavis is a member of the legisla- ture from Brazos county and a prospective candidate for con- gress against Hon. llufus Hardy. Mr. Davis is splendid congression- al timber, sound, solid, true and tried, every inch a man and every fibre devoted to the interests of the people. The Sixth district could select no better man to re- present it at "Washington.—Mar- tin Democrat. Mr. Davis has many friends in this part of the district who will rally to his standard should he become a candidate for this high and important office. The court of civil appeals at Galveston has handed down a de- cision in tjie Alamo litigation a...

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

wem w AFFAIRS T w~ Dcelir* th«r* la Prm- for Changs In Laws i| Baard and Remedies nandad. Nov. 27.—The following; is xt pf the report of the pen)- l«ry investigation committee which juat been fniide public: 'z V Special Session Favored. Austin, Nov. 24. 1909.—Won. Thomas, M. Campbell, Governor. Austin, Tex.: Sir-^Referring to our official report to you an a committee appointed to inves- tigate conditions existing in the peni- tentiary system of the stute. and In view of certain recommendations mndr In that report for changes In the sys- tem looking to a betterment of condi- tions, we now, acting only as individ- ual citizens of Texas, recommend that you call a special session of the Thii- i ty-first legislature tp act upon tliesi recommendations, for the following reasons: First: There is a pressing need for immediate change in the law in the following particulars, making the board of penitentiary commissioners permanent, and giving the board of penitentiary commissioners entire con...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 2 December 1909

that the wall* prison and M enlarged as to •( additional land •tate, thereby glvlnu work carried 011 at as furnishing room Improvements The tvllie where the work *re antiquated and di- are crowded together so .nnot be properly cur- rff these buildings are H#swtjjut It fire should ever out ill tl Bom. not only will thia '*t>in b* In danger of destrue- . itjje IlY*s of the prisoners con- , fined therein ImK put in great jeopardy. <•- -« Remedy la Demanded. We.rlilnU thi* should be remedied as Speedily M possible by re avminiii;; and replacing the old buildings with modem fireproof buildings, so as to re- move this great danger as well as to facilitate the work carried on in them. A new hospital building is also need- ed. located in a more quiet place. The present dining room and chapel building la reported to us as beiiiK in an unsafe condition, and we advise that this building be examined by com pctent parties to determine its safety, and if it should be found unsafe then It sh...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 16 December 1909

, fle*!a, Texas. s,;:t v- -; ' w- w*-- > ■ ■• w -JfrggiwI "• WWj § fpB *-p; *v Ef«'i * ■ ''.V-. ;■.* •>.( j,.'••••• VOL. 10 .i-V; 1 PI: ' J r •'' w*' # ; SSwS .■ , Mm i MEXIA. TEXAS. THURSDAY, DECEMBER 16, 1909. NO 50 est y////\ :W/ & Company *R.&qae&\ *5Vve ^Lotvor "V^owr "Preserve® afc *5Vvevr S\oTe, Sac\v "Da.^ "Stoto. "Ko\ AXtvWV CAvfvsVnvas *i\va\ "\Jo\x "Nla.^ SVvaxe "VDv\\v Otkrs Wve TbeweV^s Gut "Bis Sak. Parasols An appropriate gift for Lady or Gentleman. Gold and Silver Handles inlaid with mother of Pearl, may be had at our sale at prices from $2.15 to $7.48 Handwork Table Scarfs i $5.00 Values at $3.98 3.50 Values at 2.79 Beautiful pieces at prices down to 29c. Pretty line of Lace Collars and Bows at a big saving. Back Combs, Barretts, and all Hair Oraments at Sale Prices. Down Quilts—exceptional values in handsome patterns at 6, 5.00 and down to 3.00. Our bargains in Table Linens alone will repay you for coining to our store. Handkerchiefs. Ladies Hand ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Mexia Weekly Herald — 16 December 1909

4 porms. se tnere Of thin there further into the study of germ life than they care to go, hence I conclude by saying that the but- termilk cure for hookworms is n„r-^ JfjS 'Sfe. '*v W • 'fnT$ . San Antonio, Texas, Dec. 'mm /-r ' I# to' trust there will be no insinuat ing questioning. This writer wa raised with the hookworms and flatters himself that lie knows all about their habits, their follies and their foibles. According to the most reliable scientists the bookworm is the germ which plants and fosters within human- ity the feeling technically de- scribed as "restus desirus," some times vulgarly called laziness. The bare foot is the hookworm's broad highway, its open sesame, into the human system, and those who in early life cast; aside shoes and socks and commune with na- ture in the truest way by pressing the clods and tickling the stubble and measuring the saw-briars with uncovered feet, pay the price of an aesthetic nature by absorbing a double portion of hookworms. Time afte...

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