-- r -.y -
nerpf.the "aBin, stunned .and
wqunded in haf a dozen places.
He reached for his riue when the
c detectives entered, but was too
weak to bring" it to his shoulder.
He was overpowered, ana word
of his capture was sent to Hills
' 'ville and caused general rejoicing.
r - How he escaped from the de-
' tectives is not known. .A mail
man brough the news late this af
' "ternqon. He had heard thd story
T or the escape secdnd-hand, but
'evidently the wily old. moun
taineer had feigped' to "be hiirt
more badly thari he was, and then
outwitted the detectives.
Soon after the mailman's mes
sage reacTiScThere, pracically he
'en"tire force .of detective here,
j sixty in number, 'took tb the
moUhtains; determined lo run
down the aged Jeader of the Al-
lens. He is supposed to be niding
"' in Fancy Gap, a deep gully of the
Blue Ridge mountains, in which
there is one of the old "under
ground, passages" used during
the civil war.
n ' A special grand jury convened
v here today and returned indic
ment against the Aliens .
Floyd Allen is in jail here, as
" is alsb his son Victor. Floyd is
v suffering from a self-inflicted"
gash across, his throat and five
f bullet Wounds. He may Jive. .
There is some fear that .His
' kinsman will attempt to rescue
him. The jail is guarded night
" ahd 'day by sharpshooters? and
there are sentinels out on every
road leading to Hijlsville.
New York has 56,250 Smiths.
GOOD THINGS TO EAT
Chocolate Cakc-Cream 1-4
cup butter, add 1 cup powdered
sugar and 1 beaten egg. Sift 2
cups flour with 2 teaspoons bak-
ing powder twice, add to the
cream alternately with 2-3j cup
milk and a" teaspoon vanilla. Melt
2 squares chocolate with 1-4 cup
powdered sugar and 1-3 cup milk.
When cool, add to the attoye.
Bake 20 minutes. When cool fill
with following: One clip nut
meats- cut fine, add one e'gg yolk
beaten until fhjck, 3 tablespoons
powdered sugar, -c cup creipn
whipped, the egg, white beaten
until very stiff with a little salt.
Add this to a boiled frosting made
by cooking 1 cup granulated, su
gar with 1-3 cup waiter until it
threads, pouring this into a beat
en egg-,white, and favoring "with"
vanijli. Fill and cover Cake. Is
Chicken Fricassee. Dress
clean, and ait up a fpul Fry half
a pound of fat salt pork, sliced
thin ; put ih a sliced Onion. Dredge
the pieces of chicken with flour
aqd "fry in this f at. When they
begin. to brown turn all into a pot
with the pprk and onion. Add a
cook until done.
Have ready a brown gravy,
made by cooking together me
tablespoon butter and a. table
spoon of browned flour. Stir in a
teaspoon kitchen bouquet, apd
add to gravy left in the pot after
the chicken is .dished Cook 2
minutes and pour over the chick
en. Set in oven a few minutes be
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