| THERE IS AN ERROR IS THE ARTICLE IN THE STAR ABOUT THE BUY
OUT OF STORE GOODS.
THE BUYER'S NAME WAS MR. C. W. POYNER, MY GREAT, GREAT UNCLE. HE AND
MY GREAT GRANDFATHER, B. P. POYNER OWNED THE POYNER BROTHERS STORE
IN NEWTON FOR MANY YEARS.
Please, correct this for history! You can see how the mistake was
Thanks, Lynn White
The Southern Star
Ozark, Dale County, Ala.
Wednesday, August 29, 1888
Mr. E.A. Trawick, of Newton spent Wednesday in town.
Prof. Bowen's school numbered eighty this week.
Mr. Simeon Garner of Eufaula is on a visit to relatives and
The family of A. B. Metcalf, Esq. left Sunday evening for
Mr. J. T. Hayes made a visit to his old home at Union Springs
Rev. R. Deal is conducting a series of very interesting
meetings at the
Baptist church in this place.
Mr. Simeon Garner can be found with the old reliable firm of
Kendall & Co.
Eufaula, ever ready to wait on his friends from Dale.
Mr. E. R. Jordan has on the road 18,000 pounds of tin, which
will begin to
arrive this week. This tin will be manufactured into tin ware
Mr. John A. Rhodes is visiting relatives and friends in Dale
writes that crops are fine in that section of the State. -
Fine Chewing and Smoking Tobacco's at City Pharmacy
Tennille, Holland & Cullens
We are authorized to say that by the 13th of next month,
train will be making regular trips from here to Eufaula.
Two young ladies can get board at reasonable rates at Judge
during the fall term of school at Ozark.
It will be to the interest of those living in the country to
call and see
Gus Hutchinson for a good haircut and shave. He will treat
Marshall Morgan run in Jeff Ruffin, John Lloyd and Peter
morning for disorderly conduct. They will attend the Mayor's
Fresh lot of groceries just received at J. W. Barnes'. Don't
fail to give
him a call when you come to town. He will sell you what you
need as cheap
as any one in town.
Mr. Rob't. G. Hall, Jr., of James, Bullock County, got the
the military school at West Point, but declined to accept.
Mr. W. T.
his alternate, left immediately to enter that school.
Mr. L. J. Robbins is delivering a large lot of machinery,
Mr. Robbins can give you prices and terms on any kind of
cannot be excelled.
J. F. Lewis, Esq., the newly elected tax assessor, was in
town Thursday and
filed his bond with the Probate Judge.
Mr. James Kendall, of Eufaula, was in town Thursday in the
Kendall & Co., of Eufaula. He sold stacks of goods as usual.
The Ozark Transient House as it gets older gets better. Mr.
to a great deal of expense in fitting up his hotel, and he
has now one of
the most complete in this portion of the State.
Mr. C. W. Payne has purchased the entire stock of goods
belonging to Morris
Payne, of Elba, and will at once move them to Ozark. When he
will have a
select stock of goods of all kinds. He has engaged the
services of Mr.
Robert Mobley for the fall and winter and would be pleased to
friends call and see him.
Mr. W.W. Morris is having erected near the depot a warehouse
of cotton. Mr. Morris will have his warehouse ready at an
early day, and
kindly asks a share of the patronage of the public.
Messrs. Bud Beasley and A. N. Agerton passed through town
home from a trip below the river, with five large sturgeons
in the wagon,
weighing over 100 pounds each. It was quite a curiosity to
many who had
never seen such a fish.
Burglars occasionally get in their work at Brewton. Mr.
and a good watch a few nights ago.
Ozark, August 28, 1888
I again urgently request each and every householder to look
well to the
sanitary condition of his premises and to remove as far as
source of nuisance about his place, clearing up frequently
all decaying or
putrid matter of whatsoever nature it may be and using lime
keep off as far as possible all diseases.
County Health Officer
Lands for Sale
160 acres of land for sale lying west of Skipperville, good
west of Skipperville, healthy location, convenient to good
person wishing to purchase, call on me at Ozark. Will sell at
Note: The Bottoms family still live in the area.