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if I5W PORT NBW3 ADS.
The sale of our ad?
vance styles of sd ring
hats. We again have
complete stock of
sizes in all shapes.
are the equal of any
in the world. Price
$3.00 and $4.00.
Anticipate Your Wants
Buy a suit and over?
coat if you need it or|
not. You can save at
east a third of the
value, even if you have [
to put them away for
Clothier. Shoer and
COMMISSIONERS' AUCTION SALE
OF VALUABLE REAL ESTATE
NaiAlRj THE CITY OF NEWPORT
"(to execution cf a decree of the Law
.and Equity Court of the City ot Rich?
mond, in the suit of E. if. Crutchfield
Wiho euss and etc jplalntiff vs. [New?
port News Company et als defendants,
on iDecemtoer 17th, 1897, we, the under
stsnedi 'wiill sell o.t public auct>jn, on
the premises, on .
THURSDAY, MARCH 24TH, 1898,
at 1:30 o'clock P. M., the following
Lots 6 to 17. excluding 9. Block No. 3.
ILots IS to 37 In Block No. 3, all of
Block 'No. 4, all of Block No. 5, all of
Block No. 17. all of Block Ns>. IS, Lots
10 to 25 In Block No. 6, Lots 21 to 4? an
IB'.ock No. 24, Lots 21 to 40 in Block No.
0.6. ail of Btock No. 19. all of Block Ne.
20. all of Block No. 21, all of Block No.
22. all of Block No. 23, all of Block No.
SS. aK of Block No. 40, all of Block No.
41, Lots 10 to 24 In Block No. 35. Lets
18 to 33 in Block No. 3S, ell of Block
No. 42, all of Block No. 43, all of Block
No. 44, all of Block No. 45, Lots 10 VO
24 In Block No. 47. Lots S9 and 40 In
Block No. 60, aK of Block ?1. all ti
Block Nu. 62 and Lots 10 to 2S In B'.oek
Na 46 as designated on a map of the
?property of the INewport News Compa?
ny made by Braxton-. Chandler and
Mairye, engineers, and of record in the
vlerk's office of the County Court of
Elizabeth City county.
These lots Sie immediately on the
electric car line from Newport News to
Hampton, some of them facing on the
car line and others on Hampton Roads.
This section is rapidly building up and
offers exceptional advantages to Invest?
ors. The lots are Irom 30 to 60 feet
front with a depth of 132 feet and IS
and-20 foot alleys in the rear.
W. P. DeSAUSSURB,
E. E. MONTAGUE,
March 8, 1898.
E. E. Crutchfield who sues
and etc. Plaintiff
Merwport Newa Company *'t
a'ls .._:. Defendants.
In the Law and Equity Court of th?
Ci ty of tRlchjmon?. I ? ? -
Ii P. P. Winston, clerk of said court,
certify thiat the bond required of the
special commissioners toy the decree in
aatd cause of December 17, 1887, has
been duly given.
Given under my hand this 80th day
of December, 1897.
P. P. WINSTON, Clerk.
The sale win be conducted by POW?
ELL BROS. & KING, who wK furnish
maps and give all desired information.
Parties desiring further particulars
will please call at their office in the
basement of the Citizens & Marine
Sank Building, corner Twenty-seventh
;r.?tneet and . Washington avenue.
" mar 10Ttd
MADE ME A MAN
AJAX TABLETS POSOTVEIY CTJRF
-?/./. JVerrotw -Oisoojee*?Faillat; Moor
ory,ImiK>tcncy, Kloopk).-.HnEx-.3, oto, caused
by Abueo or other J-?xceescs an? Id41w
crottons, 'JVtev oul-Ulp at.a surtlu
restora Lrvrt. Vitality in uM or yemig. end
Ota num forttudr, b-Jiinocs or nnrrinse
Iro?S-^ lna?*>f* ?'??.<! CofisnibPticn it
-10. Their? i>* ?.KrrT.q iramediato imurovo
rnentand ?iteet? ttfnlBE ,l,<-ro ab other f?f &
?ist npon havinc ttao eeanin,) Ajaz Tablets. The:
H" oared whouonda acd -.rillcnreyoa. Via ein aw,
itive written cuarantw, io oSeet a euro en ?fo iZ
each oaseor refund tho money. Prico3*1 VlSm
packune; or six pknes (full treatment) for B;
moil, to plain. wramwr. upon receipt of j>riro. Circular
*"*>? AJAX REMEDY CO.,
um ^n, ill.
For aale In I.'eiwpoit Newo, by A. X. a.
JtV>T._?-tu. tK sk-lt
Br D. Chandler
Grading, Excavating, Carting, Haul?
ing of. all kinds promptly attended to
Special attention to stevedoring. Men
and teams furnished at short notice.
Office: 3100 Lafayette Avenae.
wMn> P. O Bot: 4M.
We have this 10th day of March, 1898,
appointed M. H. Morgan our agent to
conduct our furniture business at 'New?
port 'News, 'Ta., with no authority to
buy or -moke any contract whatever ex?
cept contract of sale of house furnieh
ln?r foods. IRVING BROS.
The court consisting of all
classes of people of Hamp?
ton and vicinity who truly
acknow'edge that the cele?
brated Clothing- and Glen's
is giving greater values for]
less money than any other
house on the peninsula.
For this week?special
We offer some elegant little I
Children's Suits, ranging!
from o to 7 years, at
Real value ?3.50. Look at
our windows and get an idea
of what beautiful suits we]
Next we offer Men's Fine
Black Clay Worsteds at
#5.48, real value $7.50. There
are many more interesting
bargains too numerous to
N. B. We have inaugurated
a Custum Tailoring Depart?
ment and can make you a Suit
To deal at this store is be satis,
fied. Look at some of in t? tisfying
prices this week.
1 more piece ot 36-in black silk left. I
I offer for 75 cents a yard, worth $1. |
Lonsdale coinbrie at 10 per yard.
This week only.
Utica cottous that sold for 12Je,
A beautilul line embroidered skirt
flannels 60c, 75c. $1, and $1.25 per
yard. 1 yard wide.
A iina line of ladies, mieses" and
children's shoes. Spring styles com?
ing in every day.
THE PLACE :
X, A Cooke
12 West Queen St.
P. B. MESSENGER,
Frames, Sash, Blinds & Doors,
?ua 7-1 y Mouldings.!
Queen Street," E1HPTOM, VA.
. O. Box. l??.
5- J- Brown.
G. B. tloaolanil
Brown & Hoagland,
taw, Collection & Real Estate,
Offlee opposite Popular avenue,
i from $10.00 to $500.
West Hampton, 250 feet from railroad
track.surrounded by four junction roads
j on the most liberal terms. Plans and
specifications furnished gratuituosly.
Address Lock Box 225. Hampton. Va.
CoNTKACTOK. and BuiLDEK
NEWPORT NEWS, VIA.
Plans and Specifications Prepared on
HOUSE WORST A SPECTATOR.
FINANCE AND COMMERCE
Market Quotations From the
Leading Business Centers.
NEW YORK MONEY MARKET.
NEW YORK, March 23.?Money on
ca'll easy at lVili^ [Kr cent; last lean
26 cuns; prime mercantile raper 4Vi@
51? per cent; sterling exchange weak,
with actual business in bankers' ?bills
at .W83Vi?4.S3% for demand, and at
$4.Sl?4.Sa^ for sixty days; posted rut s
W.S2Si4.S2tj. and $4.S5Sf4.S&M:; commer?
cial bins $4.SOVi; silver certificates 50?
56%; bar silver 56; Mexican dollars 45:
government bonds weak; State bonds
dt?l; railroad bonds weak.
NEW YORK. Maren 23.?The doubt
over the outcome of the Cuban contro?
versy between the United States and
Spain was a depressing influence in the
lo a! stock market today, as it was in
every market for securities in the world,
thy. and the same influence weakened
In Paris the weakness \>C Spanish fauns
effected all other securities by sympa?
thy- markets in London and Berlin, the
heaviness of American railroad eaewi
ties being an additional factor at the
hitter two centres. In the local! exchange
there was a 'Welii defined bull party
whose operations were attended) with
more or less success, thus subtracting
very materially fcom the slum of the
depression. The motive publicly avowed
bvthis bull party for its attitude is that
prices are lower 'than are warranted
by intrinsic values and by the political
outlook. But It is doubtless influenced
also by the technical condition of the
market, which is full of short contracts
waiting to be cov-ired ?n the expected
slump on anticipated decisive develop?
ments In the Cuban situation.
The total sales of stocks today were
Th leadng stocks elosed as follows:
Baltimore & Obio. 10
Canada Pac?lic. 81
Canada Southern. 45
Chesapeake & Ohio. 17}
Chicago Sc Alton. 152
Chicago, Burlington & Quitioy.. 884.
G.C. C. & St. L. 27
do do pref'd. 83
Delaware & Hudson. 100}
Delaware. Lack. & \V.145
F.rie (new!. 124/
Fort Wiiyn ;. l(i(l
C4reat Northern pref'd. 148
Illinois Centra!. ilSJ
Iitike Shore .-.. lsi
Louisville ?fc Nashville. 40j
Uanttattan L . 90}
Michigan Central. 101
Missouri Pacilic. 24
Mobile & Obio. 20
New Jersey Central. 8iH
New York" Central. 107 J
Norfolk & Western. 11 j
Northern Pacilic. ill
do pref'd. 5115
Kock Island. Sl|
St. Paul.:. S7;
do pref'd . 14.4
Southern Pacilic. 1-t
Southern Railway. 7.1
do pref'd. 24 i
Texas ?Sc Pacific. . 04.
Union Pacilic pref'd. 48s;
Adams Exoress. 1U0
American Express. 125
United States Express. 30
Wells Pargo Express. 114
American Tobacco. Oil}
do pref'd . 112A
People's Gas. 8$)
Consolidated Was. 175
General Electric. 311
Pacilic. Mail. 22}
Pullman Palace. 107
Silver Certiticates. 50
Sugar . 114r
do pret'd . 105
Tennessee Coal & Iron. 18
Western Union. 844;
Chicago Northwestern. 115J
do pref'd. 172i
Chicago Great Western. 10
CHICAGO, March 23.?Neair trve finish
today wheat became very weak and
closed at about 1% cent decline. Higher
prices resulted from severe weather
and bullish foreign news brought ut
too much ldnk stuff for the market to
absorb and prices dropped with io
marfcaWie swiftness. Other markets
?vre alU affected by wheat. Corn de?
clined 3-S?l-2 cent; oats l-4ffl:!-S cent,
and provisions closed 5@17% cents low r
WHEAT? Open high Low Closed;
May 1004 100g 101 104
July 804; 80? 84 84i I
May 2'Ji 20? 205 211}
July 30? 30i 3t'J :.HI;
Sept liU 31} S1J Sli
May 20i 2G* 25;
July Zii, 23s 23? i
Mav 0.85 0.85 0.70 0.'
Julv 9.871 0.871 0.77 9 771
May 5.10 5.10 5.05 ?.<
July 5.15 5.15 5.121 5.:
May 5.021 5.05 5.00 5.00
July 5.071 0.10 5.05 5.05
Cash quotations were as follows
Flour dull; No. 2 yellow corn.
28<?s; No. 2 spring wheat, -
No. 3 spring wheat, 00; No.
2 red, 101$: No. 2 corn, 28@S; No.
2 oats, 25?; No. 2 white, 2Ui@3l; No.
3 white, 28@2Ui;No. 2 Rye, 40; No.
2 barley, 31@42; No. 3, ?: No. 4, ?;
-;No. 1 llaxseed, 1174(25120; prime
timothy seed, 2.95; mess pork per
barrel 9.70(30.75; lard per 100 pounds
5 email@example.com; short ribs sides (loose),
5.00l?;5.2u; dry salted shoulders
boxed 4 firstname.lastname@example.org*0; short clear eides,
boxed, 4.20Ch*5.40; whiskey distillers'
tiuished goods, per gallon, 119J.
BALTIMORE, March 23.?FilcllW?
Wheat?Dull: ?not amd month 99Vi@
Sfc'r%: April 99%@$1.00&; May $1.?0U@
1.00%; steamer No. 2 red a6??6Vi; south?
ern wheat by sample 97@$1.00%; do. on
Corn?Firm; spot and month 33%@
i SSM; April 33%@33%; May 34@?4%;
I s'uumer mix<d ;12T?4?33; southern white
corn 333i<fr34%; do. ytllow 33@34.
Oats?'Dull; No, 2 white 34@31%;
I No. 2 mixed 31@Sa%.
Rye?Steady; No. 2 nearby 55\i>; No. 2
Hay?Dull; choice timothy Sli.SOSjU?.
Guain Freights?Iinactive; unchanged.
'Eggs?Q ule't; mm changed.
. Ohrese?Steady; unchanged.
?Lettuce?S1.50?>1.75 per basket.
W hiskey??Uhch a nge d.
NEW YORK COTTON MARKET.
NEW YO'RK, Manch 23.?C.ttorn fu?
tures closed very steady: safes lMl.fiOO
bales; March 5.81; April 5.81: May 6.S5;
June 5.S6; July f>.S9; August 5.92; Sap
1 ember 5.91; O. tober 5.91: November
91; December 5.92: January 5.94.
Everybody Says So.
jjsacarets Candy Cathartic, the m jst woa
Jerlul medical discoverv of the t <j.c, pleas?
ant and refreshing to the taste, > ct gently
and positively on kidneys, li,-er an 1 bowels.
?;!causi",g the entire system. dispal colds,
sore headache, fever, habitual constipation
>nd biliousness. Please buy atd try a boi
if C. C. C. to-dav; 10,25, 50 cents. Sola upii
tuaranteed to o?r?. ?v all druggists.
I When bilious or costive, eat a Cas
1caret, eandy carthartlc, cure guaran
?teed. 10c, 26c .
a A MOP TO
King Street, near Queen, opposite the
AH news letters tor publication In
this department should be addressed
to Daily Press Bujjsau. Hampton.
The Daily Press ' will be found for
sale every morning at the following
Hampton?Postoffice news stand,
Colbert's book store, and at the Kins
Old Poilnt?Baulch's stationery and
book store, Hygeia Hotel and Oham
WHDXESiDAY, MARCH 23, 1S96.
Hotels Unable to Accomodate
EVERY ROOM OCCUPIED
Crowd* of llauiptoii, I'howhus and Old
1'oint I'voplc Coming to the Launch
lug Tmlity, T4'xuh Expected
Old Point had a distinguished guest
last night in the .person vf Hun. J. H?ge
T.yUer, Governor of 'the State of Vir?
The Governor left Richmond Monday
on the Virginia oyster steamer Chesa?
peake for the tid'ewater district, and ai.
.rived at Xorfu'.k Monday night, this
being the first step made. The Gover?
nor came to 't'hls section to iook over
the ground befot'e- appointing tbe State
oyster commissioners, as he is cot sure
that the right men have applied for
the .position. There ete flvfe to be ap?
pointed, and two of them will be from
tills district. Prom Norfolk the Execu?
tive went to Onancock, and it was from
that place that t'he Chesapeake came to
Old Point. The Governor und his party
arrived at Fortress- M'O'moe at 7:30
o'clock, and at once proceeded to the
Chamberlin. It had been his intention
to stop at this liHitel, but on arriving
there he was informed' that it was im?
posts lUie to aeeommedate his party ow?
ing to the Karge number c-f guests thai
had already arrived to witness the
launching. From the Chamberlin gov?
ernor Tyler went to the Hygeia, but
again the crowd of visitors kept him
from securing aecomirniodations. The
Sherwood. al?<5. was fall, so it was evi?
dent that the pa-rty could: not spin. rhe
night at Old Point. The Governor went
from here to Newport News.
A PRACTICE DRILL.
Battery 'F. of the' Fourth Artillery,
tunned out in heavy marching ord^r
yesterday morning with t'heic heavy
guns und caissons for a practice march
and drill. The battery was marched
over the (Mill Creek bridge and into
'Phoebus, and from there down toward
'Buckroe 'Beaeh; where a short dribl was
partiell? ted i'n. At 11:30 o'clock the re?
turn t Fortress Monroe was made, and
?by the time that place was reo. hed the
men and held pieces were in a decid?
edly dusty condition.
The battery create quite a little in?
terest on its return to Old Point, and
many persons turned out to witness Uve
?ism, TO.rat oiat twm to tnepta.ee
where the cannon and horses"'are kept,
between the Chamberlin I-Iotet and t'he
Chesapeake & Ohio dei>ot, and after
putting everything in a nice, clean Con?
dition, were marched Ixjek to 'their
quarters inside t'he fort.
Xo regular drill ground has been de?
cided upon as yet. It was thought that
they would ?rill on the parade grounds,
but Colonel Frank sard "No," ami no
ARRIVALS AT THE BA'RNES. :
The following were tihe arrivals at
t'he Barnes' Hotel yesterday:
R. B. Cromwell. M. F. Fenton. D. G.
White and W. J. Montague, Baltimore;
Mr. and Mrs. Sammel Register and Mas?
ter Parke Register. WBtaai J. Cayne. J
ID. Xeely and John Coats, of Richmond;
C. F. Hunt. Boston; G. P. Ooleman.
Williamsburg, Va.; W. C. Hastings.
Cincinnati: C. L. Campbell. Virginia;
J. L. Phippen. Richmond. Ky.; A. H.
White and sons. Matthews. Va.; T. R.
HridralTis, Port Hay-wood. Va.; H P.
Seltzer. Washington: W. J. Crump.
Richmond, Ky.: B. X. McBane andftm
iy. Frederi-.-lvSburg. Va.; E. K. Wilson.
London. Ky.: and .Henry Punka rt. of
TEXAS EIXPEOTE? TODAY .
The United 'States battCeship Texas,
which left the Toriugas Islatids a tew
days ag'r for Hampton Roads, was ex
pected to arrive at Old Point yester?
day, but had not arrived up to a late
hour last nicht. It is thought she will
enter the Roads this morning. The
Texas has been transferred from the
North Atlantic squadron, which is now
assembled at Key West, to the Hamp?
ton Roads squadron. If sbe arrives in
time she will probably attend the
launehing t union ow.
The following cases were disposed of
In- Mayor Hope yesterday merning:
Daniel Seary. charged with being
drunk: tired $2 and costs.
?Tames Gibbons. charged1 withi being
drunk; fined $2 and costs.
William. Landrum John Coals and
Daniel Se?ry. charged with vagrancy,
wore ordered 'cut of town bv the Mayor.
?Cthairles Melburg. charged with being
drunk; fined $2 and costs.
SUMMER NORMAL SCIHOOL.
The Superintendent of Public Instruc
lion will *n <a few days decide as to the
places where tbo S-rimnmar nonrraal
sohools shall be held. There, will be five
of item-three for white 'and two for
colored tea chert?. Tt is practicably set?
tled that t'he colored1 n'ormaHs W'Ml be
held ait Petersburg awl Hampton.
Farnrrtlle will ?probably .secure one of
the normals for white teachers.
TO PHOTOGRAPH THE LAUNCHIXC.
Mr. C. E. Cheyne, a photographer of
this place, will go/ to XorfrJk today to
?attend the Convention of Virgin'it Pho?
tographers which is in session' tbere
now. .Mr. Cheyne says it Is possible
that the? gentlemen assembled wtfil go
to Newport News on a special trig to
tike Pictures of the faun-.?hing of" the
bat'tlleships Kearsaige and Kentucky.
MAY ENTER THE ROAIDS
The Hittle unarmed 'torpedo boat wlhicih
wias purcTttni-ed by tihe government tin
England iMondaiy, trill be sent to this
t^otsmitry in Wie Iwrnediai; e future atnd it
has becin stated' that she will lie at once
sent to tbe Gceporf navy yard in Pemts
m'oiith to be manme.l In tbat event
she will .probably be In Hampiton. Roads
before very long.
TO.R'1 EiDO BOAT RODGEIRS TRUED.
The torpedo brat Rodgers left Hamp?
ton Roads at 10:30 o'clock Tuesday
morning and passed out the Capes en
her trial trip. After a short run on
the Atlantic the Rodgers returnted to
Ofd Point, just one hour after having
left. She averaged about twenty-five
knots am 'hour, and w-'H likely be oc
cepled toy the government.
PUiRTTAX AT THE LAUNCHING.
The double turreted monitor Purltain
U. S. ,N., passed Old Point yesterday
morning en route to Newport INews.
The fi?l low-j.titc deeds were recorded
in >ub.e clerk's office yesterday:
T. L. iSclater, especial corn'missioner,
to Ftui?k Lee: consideration, $925.
Martha. A. Carter, to W. T. Williams:
The Cuban relict' fund has reached a
tutai of over $90.
The first bather of fhe season took a
swim at tihe Hygeta yesterday morn?
There was dancing- at both the
Chamberlin and tllygeia hotels lust
Miss Katie Tabb lias returned from
Baltimore, whore she has been, visiting
Miisis Isabella Cole, oi' Newton, Miss..
i':s the giuest of Mrs. ,G. W. Young, hi
Mr. A. W. Barton, of this place, ?s
registered at the Raleigh Hotel. Wash?
ington, D. C.
Mise Futnn?e Sinclair, of Gloucester
county, ills the guest of Mrs. Frank
Lee, in East End.
Captain John W. Arnes und daughter,
Miss Mat tie, of Norfolk, ate visiting
friends in Hampton.
Miss Eiizabtth Booker and Miss Al'n:u
Blam, of Suffolk, are the guests of Miss
Susie 131am, in West End.
A number of ycung ladies aI!d geutlo
m'eii of Hampton went to the hop in
Newport New? last night.
Mr. I. N. Seymour and Wife have re?
turned to their te-me in Hampton from
a visit to WilliamsbUTe.
Work w^iu ?im t>e cemmenced on the
King street line of the Newport Nfews.
Hampton & Old Point Railway Com
The Chamberlin Hotel was so crowd?
ed last night that a number of gentle?
men were corn-pelted' to sleep, to the
parlors on cuts.
Mr. Walter Howard, night editwr of
the New York Journal. 1? spending Ms
vacation at Old Point, and T.'as In
A number of the metnibecs of the
Louisville (Ky.) Board of Trade were in
Hampton and Old' Point yesterday af?
Two large Ixixes of clothing have been
shipped to Consiu'l General Lee. via New
York for Cuban sufferers, by the
Haim.pton relief committee.
It Is understood that the Newport
News Gas Company, which was grant?
ed a franchise here some tinve ago, wtK
shortly commence to lay pipes in
The yawl Theresa, forty-two feet
long, with a crew of eleven .men. saMed
from -Hampton 'Roads yesterday. Hex
diastl nation 'is not known. It -wan ru
nxiired that the yacht was a. filibuster,
but 'the report lacks confirmation.
The Peninsula Guards will leave for
'Newport SCews on the S:30 o'clock elec?
tric car to attend the launching. Thoy
will march to the Chesapeake it Ohio
depot and join the rest of tihe Fourth
Two large bairns on the Back river
farm of Mr. Jacob Heffe'iifinger, of this
city, were destroyed by fiiv Monday af?
ternoon. A quantity of hay and farm?
ing implements were burned. The loss
will reach $1,000. It is not known how
the lire started.
ARRIVALS AT OLD POTNT.
The following are the latest arrivals
at the Hygeia Hotel:
B. W. Corkr-an and wifr. Bali'tlmore;
A. T. Shielbler and wife. New York;
Mrs. W. H. Tessup, Miss S. I.. Tessup.
Pennsylvania; Dr. Stewart Patton and
wife, Baltimore; H. G. Sprugue. Provi?
dence; C. T. Handy, Shamokin. i'a.; T.
J. Bew, Baltimore-; M. V. Babcock ar.d
wife. Auburn, N. Y.; A. T. Find ley and
wife, Atloona, Pa.; G. S. Sloan alnd wife,
Chicago, Hi.; John Crithart. Alexan?
dria; J. A. Stickler and wife, Mrs. T. C.
'Hi'i'l, T. T. Hill and wife. Pittsburg,
Pa.: L. A. Murdoek Mrs. T. M. Brooks.
Mrs. O, A. Smoot, Boston- IMlss Coney,
W. A. Coney, Illinois: V. M. Cacipelnter
and wife, Pennsylvania; IH. O. (Hodd1
?and wife, Dresden, 'N. J.; Mrs. T. B.
'Neal. Miss Bradembaugh, Parkersburg,
W. Va.; William Howe. A. C. Snvder.
Mlis. John KersweJIl'. C. IH. Lbomls, L. H.
Aiushin. T. T. Brillan, New York City;
Rev. Dr. Baxter. Boston. Mass.; R<.v.
'Dr. D. J. Driscnll, T. F. Maxcy. R. iR.
Window, New York; L. C. Hall, Vir?
ginia: A. B. R.-'iken, Poland Springs,
IMe.; W. C. FoukTs, R. C. Blood. Phila?
delphia; E. R. 'Saver and wife. Miss
Clay, Lexingtcln. Ky.; M. B. Clarke and
wife. Cleveland, O.: Josiah S'tifcs, Miss
T. G. Stiles, Chicago; Miss E. T. Lee,
Rutherford, N. J.: Mrs. N. B. Tucker,
Scott IShipp, Lexington, Va.; S. Zorn.
E. A. Hewett, J. Rcss Todd. M. L.
Akers. Louisville. Ky.; J. A. Kohlen
and wife. Akron, O; J. E. Chapman
alnd family. Brooklyn; J. Mclntii.e, Bos?
ton: F. J. Toohen, Miss Toohen, East
Orange. N. J.; Miss Scovilte, Miss Wat
sen, Robert Scoviile, New Twk City:
S. J. MeCormick and servant. Chicago;
?Mrs. A. Martin. W. S. Boiler. Boston;
A. L. Campbell, T. F. Ryan, Richmond;
J. W. Corkran. Atlanta. Oa.; H. P.
Jones, t). S. A; B. F. Sniieh, Wash?
ington. D. C; W. H. Sands and wife.
Richmond; Mrs. J. K. MacCartney,
childueh and maid, Washington, D. O;
C. E. Gilpin, U. S. A.
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If yau want to quit tobacco using easily
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full of new life and vigor, take No-To-Bac,
;he wonder-worker, tliat makes weak men
strong. Many gain ten pounds in. tec days,.
Over 400,000 cured. Buy No-To-Bae of your
i Jrui/gist, under guarantee to cure, 50c or
; 11.00. Booklet and sample mailed free. Ad
?itftvling Remedy Co.-Chii-ae-o or New York
Just try a 10c. box of Cascaret*. the
finest liver and bowel regulator ever
OF VALUABLE REAL ESTATE.
By virtue of the provisions of a cer?
tain deed' of trust, bearing date on Au?
gust 14, 1896, executed to us as trustees
for the Ol.} Dominion Building and
Loan Association, ? of the city of Rich?
mond1, Virginia, by Laura E. Brewer
and IjAn'k G. B.-awer, her husband,
and ?uly recorded in bhie clerk's office
at the Corporation Court for the city
of Newport News, Virginia, in deed
book No. 2, page two hundred1 and thir?
ty-one, default having been mode in the
payment of the debt, monthly dues and
interest thereto secured, et the request
of the board of directors' of the said
Old. Dominion Buliiilng an'd Loan Asso?
ciation, we will sell at public auction
to the htgheet bidder, on
THURSDAY, 31ST DAY OF MARCH,
1898, at 11:30 o'clock A. M., on the pre?
mises, the following property, to-wit:
Alii that certain lot, piece, or parcel
of ground, situated in the city of 'New-,
port 'News, Virginia, known and de?
signated' on a certain map entitled,
"Map of part of the city of Newport
News," made by C. M. Braxton, civil
engineer, a copy of which was filed in
the clerk's office of the County Couimc
of the county of Warwick, Virginia, on
the 15th( doy of October, by fhe lot
number twenty-icwe (21) in block num?
ber six (6), being the same lot "or par?
cel of ground conveyed to the said
Laura E. Brewer by J. G. Jones and
wife by deed dated August 8. 1S96, to?
gether with ali and! singular the build?
ings, improvements, rights, privileges
and appurtenances unto thie said lot be?
longing, t'r in anywise- appertaiinlng.
TERMS:?For as cash as to a? much
of the proceeds as may be necessary to
pay the expenses .of executing this
trust, and the amount then due and
payable on acount of the indebtedness
secured by euid' deed of trust; and as
to the residue of such, ptirchose money,
if any there be, upon such tenms as to
cash or credit as we may deem best.
The credit payments; if any, to be se?
cured by lien on the property.
J. TAYLOR. ELLYSON
end. R. G. BTCKFORD,
i ? mrl7-tda :? illiUlj.Lu.s??iHl!
THE NAME OF YOUR
W. W. WARREN,
Opposite the Postoffice.
4feX Ho ing"
for twenty days and if not satisfactory
we wlU take It buck without any cost to
Price from $200 to $500
Sold on Easy Terms.
Imitates perfectly the 'banjo, gnultar
mandolin and- zither.
Pw fu'l dcacrfjutKxni, etc., address
JOS. J. MIN5ON,
SOLE AGENT FOR VTRGENTA.
812 Twe.n ty-eighth. St.. Newport News.
THE DAUM TY DINE
'And the laboring man alike recognize
'in their bake stuffs tihe "stuff of lite."
For ibreukfns* or dinner, nothlimg is
mure relished Hiram wholesome 'bread.
We take parti Ottlar pride ha our bread,
using only t'he beet ingredients care?
fully (handled and baked to a turn.
Tf you've never sampled it you dton't
know g,hid bread. Your orders prompt?
ly filled and delivered with the givsut
est of satisfaction guaranteed.
A. B. WILHINK,
217 Twcnty-?eventfli street, near Waslh
imgto n atvenue.
3,000 volumes of the world's best au?
thors, lo cents each.
300 Lamps, 10, 25, 50 cents to $5.00.
18 Hall Lamps, $1.60 to $2.00.
12 Library Lamps. $2.60 to $5.00.
100 China cups and saucers, 10 cents
to $1.00 pair.
100 Cedar Tubs, 50 and 75 cents and $L
30 Wash Boilers, 40, 60 a.nd 76 cents
48 Cedar Palls, 15 and 30 cents.
? t>oae? Fancy ?ranos ot Toilet Soap.
6 cakes for 25 cents.
100 dozen glass Tumblers. 30 cents to
$1.00 a dozen.
6 dozen Coal Scuttles, 20 and 40 cents.
12 dozen Lunch Baskets, 10 to 60 cents.
96 Dish Pans, 10 cents each.
126 Wood Saws, 50 cents each.
12 Churns, 60 and 75 cents each.
100 Joints of Stove Pipes, 10 and 15
4 dozen four-piece Glass Sets, 25 to
250 Giass PiUhera, 10 to 50 cents.
.'! "Waphington Avenue
I Eat At
MACKEY'S . . .
, . RESTAURANT.
Mealn at all honrs. Firpt-class Diu
ner, 25c. From 12 to 2 P. M. The best
that the market afTortls in every re
spect. Game in season. Sippersfur
nished to parties on short notice.
Cor. Washington Avenue and 24th St.
GEORGE LOUSE, mar.
J. B. BTCINKBTOH, Mu?(u
SPECIAL RATES TO COMMERCIA1
AMERICAN AND ElUROtPEAN PIAM.
I To Get Money
Sell Pure Drugs for It.
We are leaders In the city
Sell good cigars for It.
We have the finest line In
Sell Tenney's candles for It.
We sell the only genuine
in the olty.
Sell cut flowers for it.
We are the only place
that handle them.
Sell toilet articles for it.
We have the best assort?
ment in the city.
is our specialty.
Send us yn rs.
Win, 6. Burgess
J. MACKEY. Propristoh
rite Best.Knowtt Saloon tag
fn Newport Sews. ? '??'?'
Flrt&ST EXPORT BEER MftDfc.
Comfortable Pool and Billiard
Parlors Adjoining Cafe.
R. J MAGKEY.
(fccnn Offered to anyone bringing me a V/atch h
^ cannot put In first-clasj order.
f\. J. H/\1_ISER, . . .
.... WATCHES AND JEWELRY
V?. a?S Twenty-?t?hth Street,
tuaSfl-Sm N??rwirt News. Va
Every Vernon Tooth Brush
we sell is.. guaranteed.
We are engents for 'NuamaO
We sell "Chleo" Cigars.
Our line of stationary is the
nicest an town.
We make 'the bewt Hot Choc?
olate that can 'be made.
Our special work is ft Wing
prescriptions?We do it riigiht. '
^ Bru,.%ists. e
> Op. Johnson's Opera House p
Cf you suffer from pains In your ?yeo
and head consult
W. O. PETTUS,
ETE SPECIALIST. ?
2603 Washington ave..>.ov.jK>rt Nowe.Va.
He makes an exan.inati n of your eyes,
iscertainlnfc- Just what Is needed in the
*ay of glasses, pv?dieal treatment, etc
ITi costs you nothing?other specialists
charge you from 51 to $10. Examination
free, and satisfaction guaranteed. No
cha: go is made for visits to the houses
of patient In this aty or Hampton. Of
flce in Klor"s dr.i? : .ore,2603 Washington
avenue. Office 1 ours: B to 1 a. m., imd
2 to 8 p. m. oct 6-3-no.
Getting 'insured against fire in a poor
company. Take out a policy in our of?
fice and you will be sure of your money
if you are unfortunate enough to be
even miss such ?. small amount each
week, and can rest easily tat night,
knowing that your home and plaoa of
AI AR YE & BO YNlOr ,
_ BRAXTON BXTlXaW3ffO.