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Blackfoot Idaho News Newspaper Archives Jun 1 1889, Page 4

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Blackfoot Idaho News (Newspaper) - June 1, 1889, Blackfoot, IdahoJedi fila n Bov Ritea Iciek. An infantile Prodigy whose sermons slum scriptural knowledge. Atlanta Constitution Jimmie Cook Hie boy preacher of Carroll county preached a Sermon at Rice s opera House in Newman last night to a Large audience. He was on a visit with Liis sister and a few citizens learning of ids presence sought him out and asked him to preach for them. After persuasion the Prodigy consented and the opera House was secured As a suitable place. By 8 o clock the building was packed with ladies and gentlemen of Ali Ages including preachers lawyers doctors and business men. The boy is about 12 years of age raised on a Small Furin in the Backwoods of Carroll county without any school education and consequently illiterate yet he took for his test the twee to Goth chapter of Matthew the parable of the ten virgins and proceeded in a modest Way to expound the meaning of the parable. On reaching the stage where a Small table had been placed in front of the footlights he Knelt at the table in silent meditation after which the audience Sang at his request. Some familiar song lie had on a jeans suit of clothes a checked shirt and rough Brog Uii shoes. 11 is face is Sallow and rather intelligent and when animated with the influence of his discourse lit up with a pair of Hazel Eves makes his features a picture which increases is Beauty the longer one gazes at it. Although unaccustomed to crowds and the scenery of the stage he manifested no uneasiness whatever and was wholly free from embarrassment. During his Sermon he made copious quotations from the new testament and applied them appropriately to his text. He seemed under a heavy mental Strain All the while and frequently changed his position on the stage at times leaning on the table resting his face on his hands. Then again he would walk rapidly across to the end of the platform holding to the drop curtain and talking rapidly. Finally he said a i am out of breath a and motioning to those nearest the footlights said a using something while 1 he then made a Short prayer appealing in a pathetic Way for those whose Sius had not been forgiven and spoke feelingly of his own conversion. At the close of his wonderful address or. C. D. Smith proposed a collection to be taken up Foi him. This morning lie was the talk of the town and several gentlemen speak of raising Money to give him a Good education. Or. Walker tendered him a suit of clothes which was accepted and lie has throw aside his suit of jeans. Or. Smith told Jimmie he would Board him twelve months and Send him to school free of charge but the Little fellow said he would have to see his father before he could accept ins generous offer. At the age of four years he said that his health was very bad and the doctors advised his parents to teach him to Chew tobacco which habit he has cultivated until his system seems thoroughly7 impregnated with the Weed. He says that in the fall of 1877 his Mother now dead taught him How to read the scriptures and that last Spring he was converted. While picking Cotton last fall he said something told him to go and preach the gospel and it so impressed him that he con id no longer resist the influence. A lie was interviewed by a Large number of gentlemen this morning and his answers to All their questions were startling for their accuracy and Wisdom. Ilis knowledge of the scriptures seems wonderful and would do credit to the beaten formed ministers of the Day. Reasons Why Ayer s Sarsaparilla is preferable to any other for the cure of blood diseases. Too aus no poisonous or deleterious ingredients enter into the composition of Ayers Sarsaparilla. 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Eagle Rock Branch importers of foreign and dome Siig manufacturers boots shoes cited -0f a Mountaineer the burps House. C. W. Bulk Ess pro Rock. First class sum pie room Good accommodation at reasonable charges also a first class bar and r it Liard rooms. D. H. Peery jr., buys and Sells real estate Ogden Utah. R amp wholesale and Kchau. Dry goods boots shoes clothing hats millinery Etc. Agents for the celebrated butter Rock paper patterns and the math or kid Glove Salt Lak City. Utah. Odd Fellows cemetery. The Odd fellow s cemetery has been surveyed the plat of which can be found in the land office and parties desiring to Purchase lots can be accommodated by making application to the committee. F. W. Blank j r. H. Ii opkins r. J. Ostons j Blackfoot july 13th. Wholesale and retail dealers in. Dry goods a motions a specially. Full lines of menus youth a and children a cloth ing and furnishing goods a. Furniture Glass barbed wire machine oils amp a. Always on hand. Hardware tinware glassware crockery. A agents for the world renowned Champion Monitor and charter Oak Storos Aon a. Rus Nares fancy and Staple groceries having purchased the store and Stock of goods formerly owned by Bunting. Wheeler amp co., and having the Benefit of reduced rates by reason of buying from manufacturers in car Load lots we Are now prepared to Supply the people of Eastern Idaho with first class merchandise at the lowest possible prices. We carry no shoddy goods nor still we offer them for Sale. Our patrons can rely upon their getting . Value for their Money As a honest goods Low prices and fair dealing is our invariable motto. Cali and see us before sending your orders elsewhere. Joseph a. Smith manager. Com. B. 8, Sexton of the i o. O. F. Cemke Tkv. Will hot Mel to All burials Aud removal of the dead from Moo Pomery s Bur tii r a round. Office at Curtis min d wart store. K. A Williams undertaker embalmer a and funeral director Pocatello. Fail line of Matulic Aud hand made coffins always on hand. Orders along the Utah amp Northern and the Oregon Short line solicited and promptly filled. All telegraphic and mail orders should be addressed to k. D. Williams la oct cello Idaho. W. Of Mellink dealer in general merchandise amp Indian i goods highest Cash prices paid for furs. O Hoss fort Diatlo. The Pioneer drug store we h by her a a son drugs and medicines headlight Oil benzine turpentine paints oils. Cjuras i Putty. Varnishes Glass paint brushes toilet tobaccos articles stationery Patent Medicino Candy Etc a. Rest alcohol wine and liquors for medical purposes fancy goods perfume Cologne writing inks. Physicians prescriptions and family 11c a pipes carefully compounded at All hours Day or night. Tansill s punch 5 and 10 cent cigars. To i spectacles a specially. Sprur. Behle s office is at the Pioneer drug Storeng a main Street,.Blackfoot Idaho comte amp . Music Estey Organ Story amp Clark organs Weber Lustey and snare up i a m o s. Violins banjos guitars mandolins All the latest Sheet music books stools amp Cotters catalogue and information free. P. 0. Box d. H. Di1vwoodey furniture Wall paper carpets Etc. Largest House of the kind West Quot of the Missouri cheapest prices. 37 to 43, w. First South Street Salt Lake Gity Henry Dinwoodey democratic territorial Central cumin ii tee. There will he a meeting of the territorial Central committee to be held at Boise City on tuesday tune 11th 1889, at 12 o clock a. A to transact such business As Muy come before the committee. All members Are requested to attend in person or by proxy. M. Hyde acting chairman a h. Wickersham Secretary. Mav a the. Manufacturer of foreign and american Marble and Granite monuments headstones Ami tablets we carry the Lair Cost and Boot selected stuck in flab. Tie latest let Csc fits. The duly exclusive Marble works in the City. A work done at Eastern prices p. 0. Box 997, Salt Lake Utah. B. S. Holbrook agent at Blackfoot Idaho. Hosom Anderson amp co. Helena o Montana Church school court House a and Bank furniture and fittings agents for Hoffman vault furniture for court houses and bunks steel filing cases steel roller Book cases the Only perfect and Safe Way to file papers. Also fire and Boudar proof safes. Manufactures agents for school furniture and supplies. Agents wanted to sell school furniture and supplies. Send for prices and circulars pesos. 1 is main st. Ogden Utah. Fire arms fishing tackle cutlery base Ball goods bicycles tents Field glasses or anything the shooting sport a miming fishing or camping line at Bottom prices. We also do All kinds of Cun and machine repairing. Our 1888 catalogue is now out and will be sent free on application we. Driver amp son wholesale. Drugs and liquors ci6ars and tobacco. Of Dix Utah est Quot mail orders solicited and filled the Day received a

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