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fror? $10 each up to $500 on easy weekly
or monthly*ayments. Here is Maple
wood, faclny the electric road just be?
low Phoebus facing Poplar Avenue,
and where our office and residence is.
then, we have fine lots in Phoebus and
on the Back River road, two hundred
and fifty feet from the Chesapeake
and Ohio railway tracks. You
can't miss it, signs are all over it. sur?
veyed, and laid out, in good sized
lots by K. A. Semple. This land is on
the eve of a tremendous boom and we
will !i>t you in on the ground floor, as
to terms and cheapness if you buy
now. Go and see ft. Then we have
for s:ile on very easy terms several
houses and lots, which you pay for as
rent. There is not a shadow of a doub:
that land here will take a tremendous
rise In price in the next few years.
Think and get posted, and you will see
-why. InVest now your spare cash in
land and "say nothing but saw wood"
for awhile and you'll see.
8 J.Brown &Co.,
LOCK BOX 225
Classical school for Girls
and Young Ladies. Session
begin September 20th. For
catalogue, &c, address,
For Kare Bargains in
Khig St. Hampton, Va.
Farms, houses and lots in
town and county for sale.
?jL. i -3?.
?The r?-? -~ ?~ tu? r~i?i ?
and the kernel's in the corn." the actor
says in the play. If it is our fine Bour?
bon whiskey, that is made from the
kernel that is in the colonel, he can
congratulate himself on having some?
thing that is pure and high grade, and
that will warm the cockles of his heart
and ward jrf the grip and other ail?
ments, on a cold Autumn day.
R. J. MAGKEY
to follow is to have insurance I
both on house and goods. Then you are j
safe in case of lasse.; by fire.
We offer many advantages to those |
insuring with the companies we rep?
resent. Full information and blanks |
can be had by calling on us.
Let us explain the advantages of the I
Equitable Life Assurance Society of the
MARYE & BOYENT0N,
Room No. " ?SrftTtnn Pulldln?
Office of the
BOARD OF SCHOOL TRUSTEES. I
f Newport News. Va.. Sept. 12, 1S9S.
? All children entering the city public I
sihools for the term 1808-99 will be re- |
fQ?lred to attend fully daily sessions. :
<No' exception will be made for the pur- I
jPOse of carrying dinners as heretofore.
By order of the Board.
.Tno. Sheldon Jones,
i 1 m Clerk.
Iii the Winter Days
jjj "? You think very seriously about
fit*'1 sorts of household hardware?heat
ffing apparatus and cooking utensils
P more particularly, perhaps. But what
; ever particular article you want, you
.will consult your own interest by pur?
chasing of Richter & Brlttingharn,
5> where you get low prices in hardware.
Richter. &. Brittingham
?* For ?Ix years 1 was a victim ol'dys
pepola in its worst form. I could eat nothlug
but milk toast, and a t times my stomach would
not retain and digest even that. Last March I
began taking CASCARliTS and since then 1
have steadily improved, until 1 am as well as I
ever was in my life."
David H. Muufuv. Newark. o.
trade mask BCOISTERCO
Pleasant. Palatable. Potent. Taste Cond, llo
Good. Never Sicken. Weaken, or Gripe. liic. 25c. Sue.
... CURE CONSTIPATION. ...
Sl.rllos Stpmfdj CvBIKIO.r. CblNgo, MonCr..!. Kew Vort. Ml
H0*T0-BA0 gist's t "'tli'itE TobuvuojUaMt.8
) nBuB>*$Sw? +??*<8?8<>?i>9?S"fi"8!
[Hampton News' 60.
^ For School Books,
I School Supplies, Fine Sia' 9
I tionery of all kinds, Ma-- ?
4 gazines, Books, and News- g
I Gome irt examine our
i Hampton, Va. ?
I When VisitiiiQ Phoebus Gall at
? TfiQS. A. DOUGMTY,
? Wines, Liquors and Girjars.
i Meals at all hours. Lodging.
S L<tdies' and (jents' Dining Par
* lors up stairs.
J Mellen street, near MaJiory
| Music every afternoon
3 and night.
1 Eat ax
MACKEY'S . . .
. . RESTAURANT.
Meals at all hc,v & First-class Din- I
ner,30c., from 11:30 to 2 P. M. Break?
fast from 5:30 to 8:30, 25c. Suppe
last from 5:30 to S:30, 2?c. Lupper from
fi to 7:30 P. M. The best the market, af?
fords in every respect. Game in season.
Suppers furnished to parties on short I
George Lohse. Manager
DR. ?. Co WEST'
NERVE ?ND BRAIN TREATMTl
THE ORIGINAL. ALL OTHERS IMITATIONS, .
Is sold under positive Written cVuarantee, |
byaathorizect ngents only, to euro Weak Memory,
Diazinees. WnirefulnHss, i'its, Hysteria, Quick,
noss, Kiitht Losaes, Kvil Preaius. l.uck of Conti. I
douce. Nervousness. Ijiu.aitudo, ?11 Drains, Ynath. |
ful ErrorG, or Excessive VJso oTTobncco, U?>iu:n,
or Lienor. which leuds to Misery. Consumption,
Insanity and Death. At store or by mail. $1 o
box; eix for $.*?; with written cuuriintco to
care or refund aii?ncy. Sample pack?
age. conttiniiiR iivo days treatment, with full
instructions, 25 cents. Ore sample only sold tc
caoh person. At store or by mail.
E35"Red Label Special
\ Extra Strength. ?
For lmpotoncy, Loss on
Power. Lost Miuihood.
Sterility or Barrenness.;. ,\ -?
a ben; sis for S5. wwM.&R&.
??-^.to cure in 30 days. At sWreWJ^JL
KIX)R'3 DRUG STORH3.
_Newport. News. V?,_
E. W. JOHNSON
Contbaotok and Btjildkb
NEWPORT NEWS, VA.
Plans and Specifications Prepared oi
HOUSE WORK A SPFOfAT.TY
AJAXrTAS1LETS POSITIVELY CD BT
',i..f -w,"c< t>h? nur?Tailing Mate
lUre written Ruara.it?e toeiisuturtiro .erffilM?M?
" "~ refund the .nonor. Price JO&TS.dS
y.Blx PKW? (fidl trwitmentl for *2.S0 I!'
* ?^K.H?, HL
For sale In Newport News, Va., by
A. E. G. KLOR. DruRztat
The celebrated Spiritual, Trance and I
Business Medium. Reads life past,
present and future with absolute cor?
rectness. Gives valuable advice in bus?
iness and harmony to the family circle.
Every one in trouble should cal ton her ,
2511 Virginia Avenue, opposite the Elec- !
trie Light Plant. aug 'Stf
Market Quotations From the
Leading Business Centers.
NEW YORK MONEY MARKET.
NEW YORK, Sept. 29.?Money on
call easier 2 l-2a:! 1-2: last loan 2 1-2.
Prime mercantile paper 3 l-2u5 per
cent. Sterling exchange easier with
actual business in bankers bills at 482
al-4 tor demand and at,.,l l-2u3-4 for
sixtv davs: posted rateu 4S2al-2 and
485: "commercial bills 4S0 l-2a481. Silver
certificates 61a62: bar silver 61 1-4: Mex?
ican dollars 47 1-2.
Government bonds easier: State
bonds firm; railroad bonds irregular.
NEW YORK STOCK EXCHANGE.
NEW YORK. Se|it. 29.?The Burling?
ton August statement furnished a le?
ver today to carry prices upward and
this development was the only factor of.
consequence bearing upon the general
situation. It is true that the indus?
trials to a considerable extent domina?
ted the market, but speculation showeS
a tendency to ignore fluctuations in this
group. This circumstance caused sonic
favorable comment, as did also the fact
that the general list lapsed into dull?
ness and showed comparative steadi?
ness when concerted attacks on the
specialties were made. London quota?
tions indicated a more favorable dispo?
sition toward Americans abroad. w!?icli
was retleeted in good buying here
throughout the day. Operations by the
bear faction were renewed in various
directions with Manhattan looming to
the front. Tobacco, of course, was the
most valuable point, and soon yielded
to 1.25. Covering by shorts put the
price back to 1.26 1-2, and intermediate
lluctuations between that and the close
at 1..2S 1-4, were accompanied by vio?
lent <lips. The stock, generally speak?
ing, showed a better tone and ended for
the first time this week with a net ad?
vantage. An analysis of the Burlington
figures proved that the fears concern?
ing i;. entertained yesterday were
groundless, and there was a brisk
movement to cover, which advanced
the price almost 2 points.
The bears had counted confidently on
accomplishing liquidation in the rail?
ways ..n the publication of the report,
and its good reception in. the street
pm^them to rout, and large lines were'
eovered.x Prominent interests were
ranged on the long side for a while and
the sentiment became cheerful, fall
money rates sagged to 2 1-2 per cent,
in the day. The action of the govern?
ment in anticipating the November in?
terest, coupled with the early receipt
of large amounts of gold in transit,
were responsible for the decline in
rales. Time money was also quotably
easier for the shorter periods, and some
prime mercantile paper was discount?
ed at 3 1-2 per cent. Considerable pres?
sure was concentrated against sugar as
the day drew to a close, but the stock
soon recovered ami ended firm in com?
mon with the remainder of the list,
which established slight gains.
The total sales of stocks today were
Baltimore & Ohio. 4-1
Canada Pacilic. 85
Canada Southern. 53
Chesapeake & Ohio. 221
Chicago & Alton.
Chicago. Burlington & Quiney.. 11-41
C. C. C. & St. L. 40
do do pref'd. SO
Delaware & Hudson. 100
Delaware, Lack. & W.'_14!)
Erie (new). Vii
Fort Wayne. .171
Oreat Northern prel'd. 135
; Illinois Central.ex div 111
Lake Shore . 200
Louisville & Nashville. 55J
Manhattan L. '.I4?
Michigan Central. 105
Missouri Pacilic. 321
Mohile & Ohio. -7
XT_Joi e^_, O-1 -.lilt
I New York Central.115
Norfolk & Western. 14A
Northern Pacilic. 41|
do pref'd. 70
Rock Island. 110}
St. Paul. p i;
Southern Pacilic. 2;!,
Southern Railway. b?
do pref'd. 33^
Texas & Pacific. 13*
Onion Pacific pref'd,. (JIJ
Adams Express. 113
Americau Express. 130
United States Express. 40
Wells Faruo Express. 120
American Tobacco. 12b j
do pref'd . 125
People's Gas. Pili
Consolidated Uas. 178
General Electric. ill
Pacific Mail. 323
Pullin.au Palace. ..es div 1SS.I
Silver Certificates. til
Sugar . Hi)
do pref'd . 109}
Tennessee Coal & Iron. 27J
Western Union. ill
Chicago Northwestern. 12iH
do pref'd. ]75j
Chicago Great Western. 14*
CHICAGO GRAIN MARKET.
CHICAGO, Sejit. 29.?A break of 3 1-2
took place in September wheat today.
The weakness in the cash article affect?
ed futures. December closing at 1 cent
decline. Weak outside cash markets,
heavy primary receipts and reselling of
wheat here by New York all counted
against the price. Corn declined 3-Sa
1-2 cent and Oats l-4a3-S. Provisions
were weak early, but closed steady at
WHEAT? Opeu High Low Close.
Sept 08 tia Gl} 05
Dec (14 (!4 (SI} ?ISi
May G4? 04? 01 041,
Sept 205 30 29t 2)*
Dec 3o 3Uf 2'jjf a?|l
Sept 21| 21i 21S 2U|
Dec 21 21 20} 20
Sept 7.95 8.021 7.95 8.021 I
Oct 8.05 S.12A ?.021 8.12i|
Se(it 4.721 4.75 4.70 4 75
Oct 4.771 4.80 4.774 4.80
Sept 5.20 5.25 5.17 i 5.25
Oct 4.70 4.72i 4.70 4 72.}
Gash quotations were as follows: [
Flour dull; No. 3 spring wheat.
(i2?00; No. 2 red, 05; No. 2,
corn, 3!!(<t?: No. 2 oats, 221: No.
2 white, 23@2G}; No. 3 white, 251;
No. 2 rye, 47; No. 2 barley, 34
@43; No. 1 flax seed, 90; prime
timothy seed, 2.421; luess pork per
barrel 8.05(38.10; lard, per 100 pounds,
4.77.l@4.SO; short ribs sides, loose,
5.15(05.35; dry salted ?L< ulders,
boxed, 41?}; short clear sides,
boxed, firstname.lastname@example.org; No. 2 yellow com,
NEW YORK COTTON FUTURES.
NEW YORK, Sept. 29.?Cotton fu?
tures opened steady. October, 5.21;
November. 5.26: December. 5.31: Jan?
uary. 5.36; February, 5.39; March. 5.45;
April, 5.49; May, 5.55; June, 5.58; July.
5.62; August, 5.67.
SYRACUSE, N. Y. .Sept. 29.?The offi?
cial slate announced by Hill this morn?
ing is ns follows: Governor, Augustus
Van Wyck; Lieutenant Governor Elli?
ot Dansforth; Secretary of State, Geo.
Baltom. of Niagara.
Van Wyck was later nominated for
? he office of Governor.
Hampton luwau of ?f^ie <Pre$&t
Phoebus Bank Building:, King Street., Telephone No. is.
All news letters for publication In this department should be addressed to
Dally Preas Bureau. Hampton._
The Dally Press -will be found for sale every 1 morning at the following
Hampton?Shield's book store. Queen street, arid ?t the crSce of the paper
on King street. (
Old Point- Baulcb's stationery and b ook store' Hygela Hotel, Chamberltn
Why Some People Are In?
clined to Growl.
THINK THE PRICETOO HIGH
Mr. Heath Caught In the Act. A Celebrat?
ed Lecturer Coming. New lluspitHl
Keady Tor Oi ctipancy. Mr.
Itrown In the Field.
At the next term of the Couny Court
Judg. Lee will be asked by the school
board o.' this county to approve the site
selected by-.: special committee of the
botygUor the new high school building.
ThoTTTt settled upon by the committee,
after mature deliberation, is one on
Anuistead avenue, wf&cin a hundred
yards of the point at s hieb tjie elec?
tric Aailroad leaves that thoroughfare
and stretches away toward Newport
News. A liner location close enough
to the railroad to be easy of access by
the ears in stormy weather could not be
found, while from the health point of
view, a consideration of the utmost im?
portance, it appears to be all that could
be desired. In recommending the pur?
chase of the lot which was owned by
Mr. II. S. Thompson, of this city, the
special committee were prompted by
motives absolutely free from selfish?
Nevertheless there are objections to
the location, one of which is of a some?
what gruesome character. Many years
ago the ground on which it is proposed
to erect the building was set apart by
its owner. Dr. Sheild. one of the old
time citizens and ^lave-holders of the
country, as ti colored burying ground.
Tt is not known how many of Dr.
Sheild's negroes are laid at rest there.
Ian it is saiu rT'.at^tTre number of graves
had reached almost a dozen when the
war broke out and the esteemed doctor
saw his slaves set free and his tilled
acres laid waste. He had set the fash?
ion, and the colored people continued
lo use the ground as a cemetery. All
of this is true. Hut shortly after Mr.
Thompson purchased the land he put a
number of men at work removing the
boiiies. and he says that all were trans?
ferred to another burial place. He is
preparing to build a residence on an
adjoining lot. and near by Mr. Frank
Darling is erecting one of the hand?
somest dwellirfjfSteji the city.
That is one objection. But there ere
others It is claimed that the commit.
teeJjpUd an excessive price for the lot.
agreeing to give Mr. Thompson $6600
for it asnd to throw in the West End
school house and lot for good measure.
In addition to this the committee pro?
pose to Tease the West End house
at $2? per month until the high school
building shall be reatlv far occupancy.
JPhioi tilings are objected to on the
ground that they are contrary to sound
business principles, and yet the com?
mittee, responsible for them, is com?
posed of the must highly respected and
successful business men in the coun?
ty. Of course, first-class business men
may make mistakes, but it may be set
down as a fact that any mistake that
the gentlemen composing the special
committee in question may have made
was a mistake of the head and not of
MISS KEARNEY COMING.
The Popular Temperance Lecturer to
Miss Beile Kearney, one of the ablest
speakers in the south of the Woman's
Christian Temperance Union, is an?
nounced to lecture at the Baptist
church here next Monday night. No
admission fee will be charged.
Miss Kearney is a southern lady. She
was born near Vernon. Madison coun?
ty. Miss.. where she grew up as a
country girl. Her career as a temper?
ance worker began in 1SS9, when she
identified herself with the Woman's
Christian Temperance Union of her
The women of the Mississippi W. C.
T. I7, appreciated at once the value of
astie young woman to such a degree
the services pledged by this enthusi
that she was immediately appointed
State ?Superintendent of the Y work
and the L. T. L's. She courageously
began her work, gcing upon the plat?
form with the ease that comes from the
sense of a supreme need, and the faith
that God had sent her as His mes?
senger to quicken thought and enlist
Two years after enlisting in the ser?
vice of her State W. O. T. U.. Miss
Kearney was made National Organizer
by the National Convention of the W.
t". T. I", during its session in Boston.
Since then she has traveled a wide ex?
tent of country.
Last May the Mississippi W. C. T. IT.
elected her as President of the State
Union. She resigned this office in or?
der to atteno the International W. C.
T. U. Convention in London. There
she was appointed round-the-world
missionary, but declined because she
could not find a suitable companion
and, besides, doubted whether she was
physically strong enough to endure the
necessary work and travel. Miss
Willard and Lady Henry Somerset ap?
pointed Miss Kearney to represent
them and the W. C. T. U. at the Inter?
national Congress of Christian Work?
ers held in Grindelwald Switzerland.
While there she lectured in the'Pro?
testant Church. While in Paris "fche
spoke at the Belleville Mission, and
Miss De Broen. President of the W._ C.
T. II. of France, urged her to remain
and organize among the English-speak?
ing people of Paris.
After a tour through England. Scot?
land. Ireland, Switzerland France and
Italy, she returned to America last fall.
Miss Kearney is looked upon as one
of the leaders'of philanthropic thought
in her own home land, the South. She
has become identified with the great
heart of the nation's endeavor afterf
sober homes, nobler thought, purer liv^f
ing and justice to Women. I
CAUGHT IN THE ACT. \
Grocer Heath Detected Selling Liquon
In addition to doing an extensive gro?
cery business at his store near Salter's
Creek bridge. Officer Deistil has dis?
covered that Mr. It. M. Heath has also
been driving a thriving trade in Sun?
day rum. Last Sunday Mr. Deistil, ac?
companied by Constable Tignor. while
on his way to the boulevard club-house
noticed a number of men passing in
and out'of Heath's back door. The two
officers were in citizen's attire, and,
suspecting that the grocer was selling
liquor on the sly. concluded to enter.
Mr. Deistil found a white man in charge
of the bar handing out beer and other
drinks to ibearly a dozen customers.
He said notlfoing. however, but left the
room and weiht to the club-house. On
the way back' he and Mr. Tignor paid
another visit tf> Heath's gin mill in or?
der to secure .additional evidence of
iiis guilt. This tttme they found a ne?
gro running the | place while Heath
was on the outside keeping a sharp
lookout for officers. Mr. Deistil asked
the man if he knW that he was vio?
lating the law, arid added that if he
didn't he would sAon find out. Heath
then came in and \vas plainly inform?
ed that a warrant) would be issuad
against him at onee.i The warrant Is
now in Mr. Deistil's Jhands. and will be
served at once. Hel vrill have a hear?
ing before Justice .saunders.
MANY SICK J COM INC
Eight Hundred ExpetVed Home From
The new hospital on ami Creek is at
last ready for the reception of patients.
None of them now in thu? tie'd hospital
at Old Point, however. Jwlll be trans?
ferred to the new establishment. Tin
fact is that nearly all oft the men sent
here from Porto Rico to the treated f it
fever and other troubles junde.- the di?
rection of Or. He Witt arelconvalescing.
many of them have gone liome, and by
the end of next week the [field hospital
will be almost deserted. j
The first sick soldiers to occupy the
general hospital on Mill (Creek will
-ome from Porto Rico and sue expected
hfcre some time this week, j There will.
It is said, be in the neighborhood of S00.
They \,;ro suffering from tVyphoid Cover
and the various forms of febrile trouble
incident tc the low countryf 0? the Porto
Rican coastr\ Several himdred will
come on the CKy of Waslifngton, one of
the ships employed to ti-ansport sick
and wounded volunteers from the bat?
tlefield of Santiago. /
MR. BROWN A C-\\llDATE.
I Desires to Succeed Justice- G. W.
There is another candidate the
field for justice of the peace in Crfc?;
j peake district, to fill the vacancy causes*
by the recent resignation of Mr. G. W.
j Burdge. The new Richmond is Mr. S. J.
Brown, who has been a resident of the
district about three years. Several oth
well known gentlemen have been
mentioned as successor to Justice
i Burdge. The friends of the candidates
have been, urging their claims and
qualifications. The vacancy is to be fill?
ed by appointment of Judge Baker P.
Lee. the appointee to serve for the pe?
riod of the unexplred term of Mr.
Sinclair Curtis, son of Sheriff Curtis,
lot this county, returned yesterday from
I Jacksonville. Mr. Curtis is a member
of Company D. Fourth Virginia regl
Allen, the little son of Secretary
I Irons, who has been ill with fever, is
The Ladies' Auxiliary of the Y. M. C.
.. will hold its first meeting of the sea?
son Wednesday. October 5, at 4 o'clock.
The auxiliary has forty-nine members
I FAVORS INDUSTRIAL EDUCATION
State School Commissioner Glenn, of
I Georgia, has completed his list of rec?
ommendations to be made to the Leg?
islature at its approaching session. He
will take an advanced position on in?
dustrial education, advocating the en
a?gement of the curriculum of the com
I mon schools so as to include this
branch. At present the constitution
does not provide for industrial educa?
tion in the common schools, and it
[would take a constitutional amendment
accomplish the commissioner's
aims. He will ask for a commission to
be appointed by the governor to In?
vestigate and make a report on the en- |
largement of the common school cur?
riculum at the second session of the |
A FLORIDA FISH' STORY.
As the eighteen-ton schooner Three
Brothers, plying her vocation between j
Tampa and the superb little tropical
city of Myers, Fla., as freight and pas?
senger carrier, four miles down the
?omantic Caioosahatchee, a silver king
bounded over the schooner's bow with
all the agility possible, striking the
dishwasher in the back, knocking the
stove pipe down and breaking a lot of
dishes, says the Fort Myers Press. He
then get terribly mixed up between a
man's legs and at last floundered off on
the deck, where he was quickly dis?
patched by the steward. The estimated
weight of Che fish was 100 pounds.
SECRETARY HAY'S INDUCTION.
WASHINGTON. Sept. 20.?Colonel
John Hay. the newly appointed Sec?
retary of State, paid his respects to j
the President and remained in confer?
ence with him for an hour. When Mr. \
Hay left it was announced that he
would take the oath of office at the ex- j
ecutive mansion just before the cab?
inet meeting tomorrow, the oath to be
administered by Justice Harlan, of the
[United States Supreme Court. Mr.
Hay will assume control of his duties |
I as Secretary of State on Saturday.
LONDON'S LORD MAYOR.
LONDON, Sept. 29.?Sir John V. !
Moore, an alderman of the city of Lon?
don and senior partner of Moore Bros.,
tea merchants, has been elected Lord
Mayor of London, to succeed Horatio
David Davies. the present incumbent of
that office. He was born in 1S2G. has
represented the ward of Candlewjck [
since 1XS9. and wits sheriff of the city
of London in lS93-'94.
BALTIMORE PRODUCE MARKET.
BALTIMORE, Sept. 29.?Flour?Dull,
Wheat?Dull a*l lower.
Corn?Dull and lower. Spot and
month 33 l-2a5-8: October 33 l-2a3-4:
Novemher 33 3-4a34: new or old Novem. I
ber or December 33 1-Sa34. Southern!
Oats?Firmer- No. 2 white western 28 |
Rye?Nominal; No. 2 nearby iiO ;
No. 2 western 02 3-4.
, Sugar?Strong, granulated 545 1-2.
I Butter?Steady unchanged.
/' Eggs?Firm 12 l-2al6.
' Cheese?Steady unchanged.
Lettuce?65 cents per bushel box.
WASHINGTON. Sept. 29.?The Presi?
dent and War Department are prepar?
ing to reduce the number of generals I
in the staff of the first volunteer army
I to about one-half. A list of officers to |
Ibe mustered out lias already been pre
fypared in the office of the adjutant gen
vral, but is subject to change and
I npt be published now. The need for a j
material reduction in volunteer com?
missioned officers has been apparent
ever since the mustering out of 100,
000 volunteers. The list was prepared
under the advice of Generals Miles and
Mme. Fnure is the chief organizer of
I a Society in Paris "to relieve the un
happiness of abandoned and ntf??*8ted
fttrewts with yoo whether yon continue eoe
box. si. usually eure?; 3 boxe?. *l 10.
UN THB DIAMOND.
Results .if the National League
TUB CLUB RECORDS.
Boston.93 45 .671
Baltimore.SS IS .047
Cincinnati.sr. f.7 .599
Cleveland.77 00 .562
Chicago.7S ?4 .549
.New York.72 till .522
Philadelphia. . . . .69 . CS .515
Pittsburg.67 72 .4SI
Louisville. . '.64 75 .460
oklyn.50 SO .3SB
Washington.46 '.'2 .333
St. Louis.35 ion .J.V.i
BALTIMORE 13: RltOOKLYNl.
Baltimore. Sept. 29.?Keeler sprained
his ankle ill today's game between the
Orioles and Brooklyns. The injury, ac
ailing to his physician, will keep him
.it of the game for more than a week.
Hunt's umpiring gave much dissatis?
faction and caused two separate "rag
chewing" contests in which Kelley and
McGraw were put out of the game.
McKenna went !.. pieces in the tilth
and the Birds won In a walk. Atten?
Baltimore ...in 0 o 10 0 2 o ?13 16 1
rooklyn.0 0 0 1 0 " 0 0 ?1 S 1
Batteries?Maul and Robinson; Mc?
Kenna and Smith and Ryan: Umpires
Hunt and Connolly. Time 2:10.
BOSTON. 11; PHILADELPHIA. 10.
BOSTON. Sept. 29.?With the score 10
. 5 against them in the last half of
the ninth inning, the Bostons batted
a victory today. Collins came to
bat with three on bases and bit the
ball over the fence, am! thrwe more hits
.tight in the other two runs. At?
Boston .1 0 I' 1 1 II 1 1 6-11 11 1
Philadelphia -.0 3 3 1 1 0 1 1 0?10 14 5
Batteries?Klohe.lanz, Lewis and
Bergen: Orth and McFarland. Um?
pires?Andrews and Brown. Time?
CLEVELAND, 7: CINCINNATI. 2.
ST. LOUrs. Sept. 29.?Cleveland
again defeated Cincinnati today. The
Wanderers were always in front, ami
won almost as they pleased. Hill was
relieved by Emslie In the iirtli inning
for being abusive. Dummann took his
place and did better. Beckloy hurt his
foot and was forced to retire in the
fourth. Attendance, 2.000.
Cleveland .2 0 1 0 0 0 1 3 x? 7 10 2
..Cincinnati .0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0? 2 6 I
p\ Batteries?Young ami Criger, Hill,
lAinimann and Wood. Umpires?Ems
lie \jnd McDonald. Time?1:50.
CHICAGO. 10: LOUISVILLE. 2.
LOUr.svILLE. Sept. 29.?The Colonels
were badr.v crippled today, ami the Or?
phans bad ;i walkover. Ritchey was
struck in th.. eye by a batted ball In
the fourth InViing and bad to retire
from the game:, Darkness put an end
to the contest at vMle ,,,?! ?I" the sev?
enth. Attendance. -,sJ00.
Score: "\ R.H.E.
Louisville .1 o l tr^i n o? 2 7 ?;
Chicago .0 1 1 2 6 Cv>_io 10 3
Bateries?Dowling and KittrlyIge.Tay?
lor and Nichols. Umpires?Sws.-two.nl
and Warner. Time?2:02.
WASH I NGTON, 12: NEW YORK, J
WASHINGTON, Sept 29.?The Neu
York club today gave the most flagrant
exhibition of disorganization and ama?
teur playing probably ever seen on the
Washington grounds. At the end of
the sixth inning Warner was put out of
the game for kicking. Joyce redistrib?
uted the players with the result that
but two men remained as originally
placed. Two players refused to play
in positions assigned them. They beg?
an an exhibition which disgusted the
spectators,when they were not moved to
laughter by the antics of the so-called
Giants. The farce was stopped by call?
ing the game back to the end of the
sixth Inning. Attendance. 1,000.
Washington .0 0 3 5 3 1?12 12 0
New York .0 0 0 0 0 1? 1 3 2
Batteries?Baker and McGuire. Sey?
mour and Warner. Umpires?Snyder
and Connolly. Time?1:45.
THAT SEABOARD INJUNCTION.
Judge Simonton Modifies Slightly Iiis
RICHMOND, VA.. Sept. 29.?Judge
Simonton, of the United States Circuit
Court, has banded down an opinion
making certain modifications in his
former one in the case of Thomas P.
Ryan vs. the Seaboard and Roanoke
Railroad Company and others. An or?
der was entered by direction of the
judge and in pursuance of the opin?
ion. It provides that "so much of the
restraining order passed on the second
day of October. A. D.. 1S97, lie revoked
as prohibited Louis McLane and Legh
R. Watts from presenting, appear!
for and voting upon any shares of the
capital stock of said Seaboard and
Roanoke Railroad Company standing
in the names of any subscribers to the
said pooling agreement as proxies by
reason of the executed pooling agree?
ment, and as prohibiting the officers,
judges and Inspectors of election of saiil
corporation from recognizing the said
pooling agreement, and from accepting
any votes by said McLane and Watts I
under said pooling agreement, except
so fur as the same is related to the
shares standing in the names of the
persons mentioned and referred to in
the third paragraph of said order.
"And nothing contained In said or?
der." this paper goes on to say. "or in
this order is intended to affect any
right to vote or other right, if any
such exist, or if said persons' mention?
ed in said third paragraph, are not
made parties to this cause.
"It is further ordered that so much
the said order of October 2nd. A. D..
1S97. as directed the special master to |
begin and hold references, and as pro?
vided for an inspection of books, doc?
uments and papers of the said Seaboard
and Roanoke Railroad Company, shall
be suspended until the further order of j
"This order is made to meet the !
present necessities of the ease, and is
wholly without prejudice to the consid?
eration of the motion for injunction
made in the cause."
A PEACE JUBLILEE.
With a Military and Naval Feature in |
the Quaker City.
WASHINGTON. Sept. 29.?President
McKinley today accepted an Invitation
to attend the peace jubilee to be held
In Philadelphia. October 26 ami 27 The
cabinet has also been invited.
General Miles was invited to act as |
chief marshal. It is Inteded to have
about 20,000 troops present and several
warships to take part in the conven?
tion if possible, and Secretaries Alger
and Long promised to do the best they
could in that respect.
Special invitations to attend have
been sent to General Shafter, General
Lee. General Wheeler, General Stone
and other officers who have taken
prominent part in the war with Spain. I
GENERAL SHAFTER HAS FEVER.
NEW YORK, Sern. 29.?General
Shafter is still indisposed at Camp Wi
koff today, and did not leave his head?
quarters at t'ne club house. He has I
malarial fever and has had several I
chills, but no serious results are lootofi
for. He is able to give orders, and
they are executed by Colonel McClel
lan. an adjutant. General Shafter ex- |
pects to resume active work in a day
Mr. and Mrs. J. E. Sills and their lit?
tle, daughter. Madge, left yesterday to
visit friends and relatives in Brunswick
' .-: ' ?? :-i^%>!kX-::-:U^
and Family Liquor Store
ESTABLISHED IN 188S.
Is the place for you to buy your
Wines and Liquors for Cooking and
se ore me Rules 01 tue G?te tm? sam i
No Loud Talking
or Singing, discuss?
ing of Politics, Na?
tionality or Reli?
gion. All who
cannot comply with
these rules are re?
quested to spend
their time and mon?
All order* by ma? trill r?Mtz* scwsKS*
No. ?1? WASHINGTON AVJCNUJB,
, O. Box It. NEWPORT NEWS. YJi.
C1 HESAPEAKE ,t OHIO RAILWAY
I FOR RICHMOND, WASHING?
TON, LYNCH BURG, CINCINNATI,
LOUISVILLE, CHICAGO, ST. LOUIS,
&C. MOUNTAIN RESORTS AND
Schedule in effect June 2C, 1893.
Ar Richmond _|
Ar Lynohburg ...
Ar Lexington, Va.|
I Ar Nafl Bridge ..j
Ar Clifton Purge |
I Ar Charlottesville
Ar Stauiiton .
Ar Clifton Forge
j Ar Ya. Hot Spr'gs
Ar White Sulphur
Ar Cincinnati _
Ar Louisville ....
Ar Chicago .
Ar St. Louis .
5 & 1 I
No. 1 |_No._?
.I 4 36p
.I 6 50p
?Dally except Sunday. Other tima
los. 5 and 1 Mountain Resorts train
j daily to Richmond, and except Sunday,
Richmond to Rbnceverte.
Parlor Car Old Point to Ronceverta
No. 1 with Pullman dally Richmond
to Cincinnati, Louisville and St. Louis.
No. 3 with Pullman dally Old Point to
Hinton, Cincinnati and Louisville.
Meals served on dining cars on No3.
1 and 3 west of Gordonsvllle.
TRAINS LEAVE NEWPORT NEWS
FOR OLD POINT
Week days 10 30 a. 11 15 a and 1, 3, 5,
I 6 05 and 6 15 p m.
Sundays only 1115 a and 1, 3, 5, 6 0S,
, 8 aud 9 p m.
Lv. Newport News .1 8 20a
. Ar Norfolk.j 9 15a
*v,r Portsmouth .
lExtrajNd. 2|No. 4
I Trip. I dal. [ dal.
^'.earner Louise leaves Portsmouth,
daily 6 40 a m and 3 00 p m. Leaves
Norfolk 7 00 a m, 9 35 am and 3 30 p in
for Newp.,-,.r News.
For tickets aiw^oher information ap?
ply to E. W. RoBL^-JStl^eketAgent
Newport News. v??' "'?
JOHN D. POTTS,
Asst. Gen. Passenger AgL,
|rp HE NORFOLK & WASHING
L TON STEAMBOAT COMPANY.
The New and Powerful Iron Palace
Steamers Newport News, Washington
and Norfolk will leave daily as fol?
Steamers leave Portsmouth, foot
of North street at. 5:00 p. m.
Leave Norfolk, foot of Mathews
street at. E:45 p. m.
Leave Old Point at. 6:45 p. m.
Arrive Washington at ....... 7:00 a. m.
B. &. O. R. R, PENN., R. R.
Lv. Washington at.. S:o? am. .8:00 am
i Ar. Philadelphia at.11:00 a m. 10:50 am
Ar. New York at.. .. 1:25 p m..2:15pm
South bound. B. & O. R. R. Penn. R. R?
Lv. New York at_11:30 a m.. 1:00 p m
Lv. Philadelphia at. 1:33 p m..3:18 p m
Ar. in Washington .. 4:30 p m..6:18 p m
Steamers leave Washington at 6:30 pm
Arrive Fortress Monroe at.... 7:00am
Arrive Norfolk at . 8:00 am
Arrive at Portsmouth at.8:30 am
The trip down the historic Potomac
rrver and Chesapeake Bay on the ele?
gant steamers of this company is un?
surpassed. The steamers are compar?
atively new, having been built in 1891,
and are fitted up in the most luxuri?
ant manner, with electric lights, call
bell, and steam heat in each room.
The tables are supplied with every de?
licacy of the season from the markets
of Washington and Norfolk.
For further information apply to
D. J. CALLAHAN, Agem\,
OLD DOMINION STEAMSHIP CO.
DAILY SERVICE BETWEEN
NEW YORK AND VIRGINIA!
The elegant paseenger steamships
Jamestown, Guyandotte, Princess Acua
and Old Dominion leave New York
every day except Sunday at 8:M
P. M., for Norfolk and Newport Newa,
touching at Fortress Monroe on tho
south bound trip.
The ships of this line leave Norfolk
for New York direct every day except
Sunday at 5:30 P. M.
A short, delightful and Invigorating
First-class, straight, including meala
and berth .$ 8.9t
First-class, round trip, including
meals and berth . $13.00
Stegrage, without subslstance.... 4.50
Steamer Luray arrives from Smith
field and leaves for Norfolk daily ex?
cept Sunday at S:00 A. M. Returning
leaves Norfolk from Bay Line wharf
every day except Sunday at 3:00 P. M.
TU. B. CROWELL. Agent.
MERCHANTS & MINERS TRANS?
PORTATION CO.'S STEAMSHIP
LINES FOB ROSTON, PROVIDENCH
Leave Newport News, via Norfolk for
Boston every Monday .Wednesday and
Friday, sailing from Norfolk at |:30 P.
M. Leaves for Providence Tuesdays,
Fridays and Sundays at 5:30 P. M.
Leave Newport News for Baltimore
Mondays, Fridays. Saturdays and Sun?
days at 5 P. M., connecting for Wash?
ington, Philadelphia and New York.
Fare to Baltimore, one way, $3; round
trip; $5, including stateroom berth. Ac?
commodations and cuisine un?
equalled. Freight and passengers
taken for all points north and south.
For further information apply to
L. C. SAUNDERS," Agent,
Newport News, Va,
W. P. TURNER, G. P. A.
J. C. WHITNEY. T. M.
General office, Baltimore, Md.
HP HE STEAMER S. A. M'CAXJj
JL will leave Newport News wits
both freight and passengers for Peters?
burg every Monday, Wednesday and
Friday about 7:15 A. M., and will leave
Newport News for Norfolk every Tue*-,
day. Thursday and Saturday about S:S8
Will leave Norfolk every Monday,
Wednesday and Friday at 6-M A. It,
aharp. '_X W. PHU.LTP8.