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PHARMACIST WANTS POSITION?A
registered phirmaclst of twcntv veurs
experience. ?leslres u position. Address
PHARMACIST, ,267 Main street, Nor
lolk, Va._ dcO
iVANTED-An " Intelligent dninestlc
housekeeper; one who understands mar?
keting and Is thoroughly capable of
making desserts, salads, etc.. Apply MO
Freemason street. deii-3l
ENERGETIC yjung' business man, well
acquainted In North Carolina, desires
,to represent u commercial house on the
road; groceries or hardware preferred.
L box, Kayottoville. N. C. de5-3t?
Sf?UTH wants a situation; have hud ex?
perience in dry goods and notion busi?
ness: can furnish references. Address
W. M. e.. Virginian ollicc. del-?t?
.WANTED ? Mnn to take charge of
brunch ollicc for manufacturer. Must
be good business man and well recom?
mended. Salary $1,21)0 year und ull ne
cessury office expenses; must furnish
1600. Address "H CS1N ESS," Box 28*.
Danville, Va. _dc5-2l' '
(SALESMEN to take orders and collect.
IM) bond, signed by a business llrm, re?
quired; exclusive territory; $25 to $75
weekly. For particulars, address 1?.
O. Box 1351 New York city. tu.th.f.su
1 WANT Five Experienced Building and
Lonn Solicitors well ucqualnted In Nor?
folk oud adjacent towns. Will pay
vulury with commission. Call on W.
M. I'AHH, at Atlantic Hotel, Norfolk,
between 2 and -1 px in. uut-lf
Talesmen--one locally ami one to
travel: will puy good salary und ex?
penses or commission; orders easily ob?
tained: experience unnecessary: for
samples and particulars address P. O.
Box- -!20 New York city.
IN COURT YESTERDAY
Many Matters Adjudicated in the Law and
Chancery and Police Justice's Court.
IMPORTANT RULING OF JUDGE MARTIfi
A IE envy Fine For cruelty to Aiiliiinla
? A J'lolesslonnl 'inttoiler tomes
in Gr Set-Sbniiiioii In Trouble?New
'u'riitl Refused ? A S oil for Cam mis?
sions uttter Items.
Justice Burroughs had another small
nnd unimportant Police Co.jrl docltol
A HEAVY FINE.
The effort:, of Special Otllccr Moore
agent for the Society for the Preven?
tion of Cruelty to Animals, were
rewarded yesterday by having Justici
Burroughs Impose a tliie of ?2'.7.': upon
a while man whom the otlicer had ar
ruatcd for cruelty to his horse, The
horse had run away antl injured him?
self so badly that he had to be shot.
Before he was shot, however. It was
proven thai ihe owner had, upon
cat.?hing him after he tan away, been
very cruel to the animal. His Honor
altJ placed a line of $3.20 upon John
Temple (colored) for qrtiolty to a horse.
TATTOOED FOR A LIVING.
Much amusement was created In the
Police Court yesterday when C. A.
Frensen, a. foreigner, who rays that he
iMIllt! here with Buffalo Bill's Wild West
shows, was arraigned for trial oh th>'
charge of nuisance. Frensen testified
in genuine cowboy style, although his
dialect was somewhat broken. He snld
that ho followed the profession of tat?
tooing people for ? living and upon
I Ing asked to cxi . why ho carried
the dangerous die sharpened into a dirk
und the bull-dog revolver, he claimed
that being a man "on the road" lie
thought that it was h'.s duty to be
equipped with such necessary articles
Justice Burroughs thought different
and lined him $'-2.25 for carrying con?
cealed weapons and $3 25 on the charge
of being a nuisance.
SHANNON CATCHES IT.
The colored man, Henry Shannon,
who was arrested Wednesday night by
Deputy Manning, on u warrant sworn
out by Frank Johnson (colored), charg?
ig him with threatening to take his
(Johnson's) life, was assessed $1.75 by
Justice Burroughs for ills bad be?
haviour. Mr. Julius T. Saunders pros?
ecuted Shanon for Johnson, and after
the warrant way disposed of asked that
Shannon be ulso bound over to keep
the peace, as his client was ready to
make the necessary affidavit. Another
warrant was issued and served on Shan?
non, and he was bound over In the sum
of $5t), with surely.
Willie Davis, colored, nuisance; dis?
Moses Bryant, colored, larceny; nine?
ty days in Jail.
Charles Brltt, colored; larceny; dis?
William Reid, colored, larceny; dis?
Henry Shannon, colored; breach of the
peace; lined costs. X1.75.
John Temple, rJPlored, cruelty to ani?
mals; lined $1 costs.
James Harris, colored, larceny; con?
tinued ten days.
C. A. Frensen. white, nuisance; fined
$1 and costs.
C. A. Frensen. white, carrying con?
cealed weapons; lined Jl'O and .costs.
Henry Shannon, colored, pence war?
rant; bound over, bond $50, with sure?
TV. A. Anderson, white, drunk; fined
$1 and costs.
Carl Sillors. white, drunk; dismissed
With $1.25 costs.
The only business transacted by the
Corporation Court yesterday was the
correcting of erroneous assessments, as
allowed by the court. There were about
thirty applications, most of which were
Court of Law ntul Clinnrcry
In the Court of Law and Chancery
yesterday Judge Mnrtlu refused to
grant a new trial in the suit of Mrs.
Edwards vs. Messrs. .7. T. and J. P.
Cannon.The suit was to recover $5,000
its damages Ci>r injury to the plaintiff';!
eye, from fire works In front of the de?
fendant's store, on Church street, last
Christmas. The plaintiff's counsel
rioted on appeal to the Court of Appeals.
The second trial of the suit of Messrs.
\v. H. H. Trice ?- Co. vs. the Merchants
und Mechanics' Bunk, to recover $1.000
aH commission on the sale of tho old
Purcell House to Mr. R. A. Sann der?
for $41.n?0. occupied the attention of
the Court of Law and Chancery yester?
day. On the previous trial there wan a
hung Jury and at S p. m. In-t night the
present iurv had not reached an agree?
ment. Messrs. TrW ?- Co. are repre
Caated by.Burroughs & Bro., and Judge
BUILDING, LOAN AND LIFE INSU
rauae combined; exceptional Induco
mcnlB offered to lirsl-class solicitors.
Room (7 Haddlngton building, city. 0
to 10 a. m. no2-tf
WANTED?Sulesemn to sell staple goods
at home or travel: liberal salary, or
good commission. Wo ticnd samples on
application; give exclusive territory.
Address P. O. Box 1103, N. Y. City.
BOARD?For two single gentlemen; sin?
gle rooms; convenient to the business
portion of the city: can be obtained by
addressing "A. G.," this olHce. no2t-tf
FOUND?A Setter bus been at the house
of Mr. n. A. JCtdd, Corprew a\enue ex?
tended, Blnep Sunday. Owner run get
same by proving property and pnyuig
expenses of ndvertlseuienl. deD-iit
$320.00 will buy the SCHOONER HAM?
BURG; will carry ?>IK? bushels of oys- !
tors in hold: two Ski (Ts, four pair 'new !
Tongs, Cooking Stove, Heater, etc., all In?
cluded. Sails are almost new. This Is a
big sacrifice. Address, J. T. BUTLER;
nogtj-tf_223 Main street, city.
BOILERS?65 new and 37 second-hand
Boilers; also, large stock of Engines at
buyers' prices. Address THE CASEY Ai
HODGES MANUFACTURING CO.,
Chattanooga, Tenn. no2t!-2w
BOARD?For two single gentlemen; con?
venient to th- buslaess portion of the
city, can be obtained by addressing "A.
E.," this olliee . . nol'l-tf
JJUVtf FlfiPS AT.r.AnoUTCnANtBNO (ftfo.
tm.it ...i..K.J the KoHtcroa ?nrt JlenioT-/^THl
.ng lUeinlrhus, In t.'.'J p. tiouk for a ?thup, h-p ?1
?Joliuftl. \V>M>ei?ii-y, lav t\'.?itSl.,H. Y. Kal.J'
inventor of Wuvdbury'o fe'uolal Heap. st*5
D. Tucker Brooke, while Harrrinnson,
Heath & Heath represent the Savins
An Opinion oiMmige Hart In.
Tn the Court of Law and Chancery
yesti rday .fudge Martin gave Judgment
In favor of ihe city of Norfolk In the
ease of J. w. Harbour, trustee, who
sued to recover betterments paid the
city under protest.
The .Judge, in rendering his opinion.
Stated that to entitle the plaintiff to
ro< i. er he must prove'?
1st. That the payment was made un?
der compulsion, or threat of levy on his
propi t ; and
L'd. That the assessment was abso?
The plaintiff fulled, in the opinion
of the Court, to prove either of these
As lo the first point, it appeared that
the notlco ?: demand of payment was
simply handed the trustee by the < \
Ctty Collector, requesting* lilm to lianu?
? I to the Court and gel ar. order lo pay
the sr.me; thai the Iru? ee did so, re
qu< sling the Court to allow him to pay
a under protest, and the Court mad,,
such nil older.
As to the second point the Court held
that under the cits charter ther< is a
licit on land for a local nssessini nt
made ngalhsl It as had expressly been
decldi d in Norfolk ?? vs. Kills, and
that nowhere In the charier was It
made a personal charge on the owner
unless the section giving the city power
to cloth, its collector with all the
powers of a shcrhf as to State laJtes
could be s construed. That It" any
such personal charge has sought to.be
ii ? le by the charter, and by the ordi?
nance of the city, such provisions are
void under the recent decision of Ash
bury \ s. city of Roanoke. which holds
that a lo. al assessment is not a per?
sonal charge against the owrit".
Tbe Court's decision yesterday was
that this assessment, so far as appear?
ed from the evidence, was a valid one
and a llert on the propt rty assi 1. and
that the city could have collected Lhej
snmc either by sale of tho land Itself
as i rovlded by the charter, or by a bill
in equity, and as the city was entitled
to the money paid by the trustee It can
not be recovered bock.
Kult? Entered. ?
L. Buckner . c Co. vs. jfchn Rosen
Blein. In assumpslt. Damages, $tf.O.
John G. TlltOll, ii. q.
Karney A. Turney to Reva Dozier,
Thomas Alton to Mary Todd, cul
Austin Howlett to Sally James, col?
Samuel Jefferson to Mary Gregory,
IleeclK of Ilnrgnlll mill Sale.
Mary W. Galling and George P. Gat
ling, bei- husband, to C. C. Uarclay. lot
of land with buildings and Improve?
ments thereon on the eastern side of
Marshall avenue in Bramble ton Ward.
Contractor L. Brandwhlte yesterday
Hied a mechanics' lien for the amount
of his account due Hatchcldcr & Col?
lins, the same being S2LS.05 on the
houses built for L. 1'. Brown In Allan
Jotm ItOKcnslelii AsHiifiis.
A deed of assignment from John Ho
sensteln, dry go.ids merchant doing
business at numbers 145V6 and H7
Church street, to Thomas It. Borland,
trustee, was lll*,l in the clerk's olliee
yesterday. in consideration of the
sum of $10 the grantor grants to the
assignee all his slock of goods in said
storis, his book accounts, ehoses in ac?
tion, all evidences of Indebtedness ?lue
him and tho unexplred lease of said
premises and his license; also all his
household nnd kitchen tu nil tu re at Ids
resilience, number 17 Mariner street,
save and except such portion as Is
exempt under section 8650 of ihe Code
of Virginia, III trust for his creditors,
uftcr llrst pa.. Ing the costs of executing
Ibis trust, tru- attorney's fee. etc. Lia?
bilities estimated at about $25,000, und
assets at $12.1 -H) to $15.000. Creditors to
ihe extent of about $7,000 are preferred,
being the City National Hank, Rurruss,
?Son ,"i Co.. Citizens Hank, and Hank of
Commerce. L. Buckner. of Baltimore,
sued out an attachment, amounting
to $1110 against Raid stock this morn?
ing, but before the attachment could
be served, the deed of assignment was
admitted to record.
S'iee anil Cheap.
The holiday slock daily arriving at
"The Casket" will be found specially
nl?e, and prices for quality of goods
so cheap that customers urc daily ex?
claiming how can you possibly sell such
?oo<!s at such low prices. The answer
Ut that the Tvlessrs. Greenwood Brothers
'.?uy largely and fur Ihe cash, and sell
?>n close margins to ensure rapid sah?s.
Vtme and money saved by patronizing
'.'"he Casket." 158 Main utreet.
Do your glasses suit you? If not see
Dr. WECK. 152 Main SL
, SPECIAL NOTICES
SPECIAL SALS?Phillips Brook's ail
drosses: handsomely bound In white Vel?
lern. Publisher's prices, 7bc.: special
sale price, :.9c. NUSBAUM S Book and
Art Plact?, 12S Mala street. no2l
PRESCRIPTIONS carefully compound?
ed. All Drugs. Patent Medicines, Toi?
let Articles, Clirurs and Tobacco. W.
P. PHILLIPS, 216 Main street.
CHILDREN taught I'lano, French and
Physical Culture ut 29 cents a lesson by
experienced teacher. Address D.,
tills office dcS-tll
LESSONS In French conversation lu
exchange for English. Ai'dress PAT,
this office. deG-3t
BOAHD.?A married couplo without
children can obtain board at a low
lignre by uddresslng "SAl'ETY,'.' Vir?
ginian olttce. de3-tf
CONSULTING ELECTRICAL ENGI?
NE EH.?M. A. Agelasto, 31 Plume st.
On Ivory and Porcelain. PORTRAITS
lu oil. Pastel, Water Color or Crayon
from life or photograph.
STUDIO?St lluddlngtoil Building.
ART CLASSES--Norfolk College.
MItS. JENNIE DELONY BICE.
Re-pollshcd, Cleaned, Packed and Ship?
ped: Chairs re-cunt d. UpholstereiH'
materials furnished, Cheaper work
tliun any other establishment: done
at bouse If preferred: orders solicited.
279 and 2Sa Church street. S. F. HAM?
THE VIRGInlAH'S DAILY UIR TS T? H 0 USt KEEPERS
BILL OF FARE FOR TO-.flORROW,
SATURDAY, DEC. 7, 1S95,
Dates and Grapes.
Boiled Bice. Hamburg Steak.
Graham Mulilns. Ginger Snaps.
Beer poj Roast.
Turnips and Potatoes boiled in StoOk.
Apple Jelly. Cream Pie.
White and Graham Bread and Butler.
SCALLOP OF MUTTON.'
Cut cold mutton In bits; put a layer
in baking el? -.L; one e?f '.tewed toma?
toes; then seasoning und bread crumbs;
dot with bits of butter, and .?villi.
until the dish If lull. Buke in a mode?
rate oven over an hour.
THE CITY CHARTER.
The Council Committee Holds mi Va>
' importNUl Sleeting.
The Council's Committee on Revision
of the City Charter met ut the city
Treasurer's office lu-t night to receive
suggestions from citizens as to any
change which may he desired In the
charier, but the suggestive citizens did
not materialise end the committee had
comparatively little to do. Those pres?
ent wen- Messrs. Sheldon, Wrenn. Alps
and Cooko, of the committee, and the
The commit teemcii were evidently
surprised at the lack Of interest shown
in the matter, especially since seme- fea?
tures of the present charter had been
discussed in the public prints.
The Court of Appeals having decided
that ex-City Collectors imd no leunl
rieht to collect delinquent taxes. Mr.
Wrenn was of the opinion that provision
should be made for turning over] Ids
books to the city; i
Mr. Cooke favored creating the office
of delinquent tax collector, and City
Attorney Shclton agreed with hlin.
At this point Chairman Sheldon said
that as ho one had appeared to offer
suggestions! he desired that the news?
papers would ask that the people dis?
cuss objections to the present charier,
especially as to the duties and plans
of the Mayor and the election of High
Constable and Police Justice.
The committee then went Into secret
session, with tli>- understanding that no
fmal action would be taken.
The Clove of the Cat-nival.
A spelling match in which a number
of well known gentlemen will take part
will be held at the Carnival of Trade
to-night, when the Carnival will be
brought to a close.
Following is ll partial list of the
goods to be sold ut auction to-night:
Steift Piano. Estey Organ (gift of
Sanders <? Staymnh, Baltimore. Md.),
SingT Sewing Machine, two bicycles,
si-'s and oilier froins of furniture, toilet
sets and other forms of furniture, toilet
of pictures, rugs, wood and coal stoves,
oil heaters, plows, hardware, cigars and
tobacco, groceries, tine wall paper,
dolls and Christmas toys,, cloth for
two handsome clay worsted suits, all
forms of fancy work and bric-a-brac.
brass fire set. shirts, shoes and polish,
pickles In great variety.
Noiice to Mariners.
The Light-house Board gives notice
tiint us soon as practicable; the can and
nun buoys throughout the Third Light
House district. except those in the har?
bor of New York, will be taken up for
the winter months, and replaced by
spar buoys of the same color and num?
ber in each case.
The Iron buoys In the bays of New
York will be kepi In position until their
removal is compelled by floating ice.
Our Competitors Wonder.
how we can with the heavy advance
In leather continue to sell.
Our Patrol Shoes for $2.
But we were forwarne.l and
contracted for them before the
advance came. Hence we ran and will
continue to give the consumer tlie ben?
This famous shoe Is made with three
solid leal her soles, and is recommend?
ed by policemen, oystermen, black?
smiths, painters, farmers, and all kinds
of mechanics. Come and see tho lnccd
ONE-PRICE SHOE STORE,
4C Bank street, opposite Courthouse.
Grand Opening of Holiday Goods.
'Now is the frugal buyer's chance at
our store. Holiday goods at every-day
prices. Cut prices on all dross goods,
cloaks, capes, blankets and winter un?
derwear. See Sunday's paper for spe?
cial bargain prices at Levy Bros.' Mod?
ern Bargain Store.
FOR RENT?1 hut dcsldnblc store cor?
ner Grnnby unO Queijo.streets; sood'
location, with nil conveniences: pos?
session .January ls,l, 1MHJ. Apply WALT.
J. DOZIER, ITS York Place or Ni and
s?. R. R. general onices. (let-If
FOR BENT?House 87 Yarmouth? street,
with all modern improvements: posses?
sion can he given by the 1st ot Occam
her. Apply to VI Bute street. igCN-tr
F 6 It" sXlTfJ^Lu t u a I ry " '? 11111 n 1i!; n t iTrnv
Laundry Machine Co; make); cheap
for cash. Address OTTO WITT It EH'It
Spring Grove. Va. del-ill ? '
FOB SALI:?An old established" Hakerv
Well equipped; oven and tools In koihI
order; long lease, and at present time
doing u paying business. Address HAIC
EItY, care Virginian olliee. de3-2w
FOR SALE?An established and paylnu
dairy and truck business, conveniently
located; a bargain. E. p. WATSON
Write care this office. d?3-lw
FOR SALE <?HBAP.?Pinns und specltl
catlons for brick resilience, drawn by
one of llje best architects In the
State. Address, "Plans," this Office.
New sixty quirt standanl. 30c
FARMERS' MANUFACTURING CO.
S?RN E CK $ V* .0 O S H O ESl
Men's Hand-sowed Shoes, made by a
thorough expert In litttlliK tender fe> t,
$7 and up. No auch Shoes this tilde of
Broadway; New York. REPAIRING
CHEAPLY DONE, 21 Bank street
IIOI7-HU. w.M_M BORNKCK.
THE CITY IN GRIEF.
Many M?llers of Minor Importance
Found Around To Uli.
Mrs. C. G. Itiimsey left for Italtlmore
Mr. Green leaf Johnson left for Bal?
timore last night,
l>r. R. L. Pnyhe. of Lexington, N. i'..
will soon move lo Norfolk.
Dr. .1. F. Bryant, of Southampton
county, wdlt In the elty y<-terday.
? A number of vessels fame Iii port
yesterday with their rigging coven d
The snow v.ljii".i covered the ground
yesterday morning' was a surprise to
A sick hcrse on flume street wah
shot by Agent Moore, of the S. P. C.
The yotlhu ladles in th >ir* flag drill
at the Carnival last nighl were the re:
piplents of much applause.
Misses Edna Scott 'and El)n. New
some, of Suffolk;. Va.. ' are visiting
friends'In Charlotte si net.
Amq'ilg the marriage licensed Issued
in Washington was one to Philip War?
ner aild Mary 13. MeCarly. of Norfolk.
For ladt of a quorum no meeting of
the corporation of the Torney Roys'
Home was hold last hlght. us an?
Detective Curtis arrested Rain Hollo
way, colored, yestcrjlny i ?! it charge of
stealing n barrel of oil from W. F. Al?
len ft Co.
A literary and musical entertainment
was given at Gronliy Strict M. E.
Church last night for Du- benefit of the
The Reception Committee banquet to
have been held at he V. M. C. A. this
evening, has been postponed until next
.Captain Giirney, of the Barkontlne
Bruce Hawkins, which was picked up
abandoned at rea some time ago, arriv?
ed here yesterday.
Rev. W. H. Rcauchnmp and bride
returned here yesterday and will leave
to-day fi r. Rlchnionil, where Mr. Iltau
ChniYip has been assigned.
See notice of a setter dog found.
OfliCyT H. M ore, -vho was so ill for
Miss Maggie Warren; who has some
time been the guest of Mr. .1. W. Old's
family. Lovitt avenue, leaves for her
home." in Edenton, N. C, to-day.
Mr. ,1. W. Russell, agent for Mr. .1. R.
Russell, has oci upled the building near
West Highland avenue bride,,- as. a
grocery store and family residence.
A surprise marriage took place on
Wednesday, th. contracting parties
being Mr J. C. Sterling and Miss Jessie
E. Addison, the former being a drum?
mer for Messrs. Ellis & Houck. of New
York, the latter a popular young lady
of Fifth Ward, and daughter ol" Mr.
anil Mrs. J. S. Addison, Brown and
Clav avenues. Tib- marriage was cele?
brated at Elisabeth city. N. C, by Rev.
J. R. Hall, ol" Hu- Methodist church.
yesterday morning about 5 o'clock
two colored' partb s. driving Messrs. Hill
I'.ros.' butcher wagon, had a narrow col?
lision with trains at Prince- < Anne
crossing ami Norfolk and Western rail?
road^ The wagon was badly broken up.
the horse cut slightly, but the men. for?
tunately; escaped unhurt. Ned once in
a thousand limes might It be expected
to have so little damage with risks so
The gymnasium class acted well their
pan last night. The Gypsy wedding
takes place to-night, and good meals
dally served at the Pure Food Exposi?
tion at Festival Hall. Attendance
Amniitf Onr follon Men.
Weather in the cotton belt, cleat and
Receipts nt Bombay, India, during the
past week were T.l'.OOO bales, against
13,000 bales corresponding week last
year and 23,000 bales in 1883.
New York future contract market de?
clined 11? 12 points. Sales, 209,900 baler;
January, S8.email@example.com; March. fS,16@R.l7;
May $firstname.lastname@example.org. Spot cotton declined
Future contracts In Liverpool de?
clined partially 1-CIth; closing barely
Future contract market in New Or?
leans declined 11 points; closing quiet
IT. S. port receipts were 25,510 bales,
against 47.4:a'. bales last year, and 46..S77
bales In IR93.
N.-w Orleans receipts to-day are esti?
mated at from 7.0'10 to 9,000 bales,
against 15,214 bales last year and 12,21(1
hales in 18H3.
Bar silver in Ivondon advanced 1-lCd.
A IV em,i ii Injured.
Mary Curtis, colored, while walking
along last night near Church and
Charlotte streets, with a colored man,
was assaulted by a negro named An?
derson in a brutal manner. The wo
man was knocked down and lay on
tin ground some minutes unconscious.
One eye was .nearly knocked out. She
was taken to he* home und a physician
[sent for. No arrests w*rc made.
THE JOHNSTON CHIN? COMPANY.
Our Stores Ape Complete In Every Department With
HOLIDAY GIFTS WITHIN THE REACH OF ALL.
A few suggestions what and where to
buy your presents:
Dinner, Tea' anil Tollet Seta.Brass And?
irons, Kin? Sein. Fenders, Coal Hods and
Cases. Five O'clock Tea Kettle.
On> x Table i and Lamps, Princess and
Bamiuct Dresden Lumps,
Hieb Cut Class In urltetlc und brilliant
Brle-u-Briic from nil over the world In
large, small and Inedjutil pieces.
Jewel and Mollcholl' Cases.
I'ulf Uoxes and Atomizers,
Writing Kein. Comb und Brush, Tray
Htls, Blotting Pads In hand-palntcd
Klsh; Clame and Oyster Sets.
Ice Cream mid Ont Meal Sets.
Odd ( ups. Bu ticer?, Plater.. Comb and
Brush Trays, nine Trees. Hot Cako .
Plates, Relish UUhes. Salad und Berry
pitF.SDKN' DtSMI2S~A. D. Coffee Sets
Busts or all tl,? Lending Poets, Musi
elans, w rlters.
Bogers' Silver Wan; und Cutlery.
EVERY DOLLAR'S WORTH OF GOODS YOU BUY ENTITLES YOU TO A GUESS.
Haviland & Dolonicr's and Pouyat Limoges China Bought and Selected Direct by our
Mew York Agent.
THE PASTORS WELCOMED.
The Twin city ciuiveii Bxtoiisioii So?
The Twin city Church Extension So?
ciety last night, nt Cumbtu'lnhd-Strcet
M. i:. Church, welcomed the new Metho?
dist pastors to the city. A largo num?
ber of the members of the several
churches were present. Among the
ministers being llev. .1. P. anrlnnd, D.
D? presiding elder of the Norfolk dis?
trict; ituv. J. II. Amiss, presiding elder
pf Portsmouth district; Bevs. J. W.
Moore, of QucefvSlrccl: W, .1. Young,
Grnnby-Street; lt. II. Ilennell, Me
Kendrco; 13. H. ltawllngs. Centenary; .1
?j. Itoniteir, Ik Hies Memorial;'R. M.
Chandler, Chostiuit-Slruet, Herkley; \V.
i- prnntnr, Park View; IV. II. Atwlll,
Cumberland-Street; u I), licit))}, Mppu
lijVnial; Joseph .1. Edition, .Hunters
fHcv. Mr. Amiss presided ami ull at
liui new puslotjs spoke,
Mr. John Hall, of Portsmouth, ex
|i*nl|iod the nature and operations of
;h- Twlii city Church Extension So?
ciety, lie said that In the lust four
or ilve jyenrs Hie orgn.nlzu.tlpu Inn:
raised about ?3,000, built u church in
Brumt letnn, hotlght n new church lol
at Park View, and contributed fCOO tu
a Berkley church.
Mr. George 1.. Neville, uf Portsmouth,
Spoke along the K?me line, after which
Rev. J. Powell Garland, after a few
remarks, pronounced the b'euedlotlon,
which wiis followed by a general hand?
shaking and congratulation. The work
of the choir was especially line.
Judge I'ronttM In Sil ?I Special Term
ol Hie Brunswick Cuiiiit) 4'onrl.
Petersburg, Va,, lice. 5.?(Special)?
The December term of the Circuit Conn
of Petersburg, Judge B. A. Hancock
presiding, opened this morning at 11
o'clock. The four suits brought by the
Glasgow Development Company against
W. H. Camp, Hem-go \V. Heath, S. 11.
Marks .v.- Co. i'.n'd \V. D. und 1'. i.. Mor?
ris, weti- dismissed upon motion id'
plaintiff's attorney. judgment was
given for the plaintiff in ease of Oppcil
hclmer vs. Isaac Elghbruu. The
suits of .1. F. tCIdd vs. W. II. Camp, Col?
lector of City Taxes, and city of Pe?
tersburg? for $'J,()0n each, were con?
tinued. Tin- suit <>f Tennants vs. Dun
loy was continued to the nexl term,
Mr. John Watson was examined by
Judge Hancock to-day und licensed to
practice law In the courts of this Com?
monwealth. Mr. Watson is a son of
Mr. Robert I.. Watson, of the flrrii of
Watson & McGtllj prominent tobacco?
nists of this city. Jtidge Hancock told
me that the young mail passed a most
creditable ex ami tint ion.
The appeal euse of Golden Carroll, a
negro, from the County Court of Prince
George, will be argued before Judge
Hancock on Monday. December Oth.
Carroll was convicted "f murder and
sentenced to sixteen years in the peni?
tentiary. There are several very in?
teresting questions of law raised In Un?
A special term of Chesterfield Cir?
cuit Court will be held on December
16th. A special term of Brunswick cir?
cuit Court will lie held on Decenibi r
171 h. .in.ige B. R. I'rcntls will hold
this term to try several cases on which
Judge Hancock cannot s< ;.
Four extra trains of sleepers passed
over tin- belt extension of the Atlantic
Coast Line around Petersburg tit I
o'clock ibis morning. The sleepers
tyere tilled with people from Maryland,
who were en route to Atlanta, to at?
tend Maryland.Day celebration at the
Mr. George W. Goodrldge, one of Pe?
tersburg's lies? known citizens, died
this ttfteroiioii at 1:4lt o'clock at Ills
residence, on Wythe street. The de?
ceased was u native of Dlnwidille coun?
ty, but for Hie past fifteen years had
been employed ttt tile tobacco factory
of Mr. David Dunlap.
Matthew Jones, the negro who so
brutally murdered Iiis wife a few days
ago. was before the Mayor Ibis morn:
tilg. He was sent on for (rial at the
next term of the Hustings Court. After
he had been Kent on for lrial Jones
requested the Mayor to allow Iiim to no
and look at Hie body of Iiis murdered
wife. Tin- Mayor told Jones Hint the
case was now out of his hands, ami in
tin- jurlsdictii.n of Judge Mullen. The
latter declined to giant the prisoner's
request, US his presence at the hoilst
where' Hie body lay mi.e.la cause some
The congregation of Washington
Str.-et Methodist Episcopal Church pre?
sented Rev. W. G. Starr. D. I)., their
retiring pastor, a day or two ago With
a purse containing sixty dollars in gold.
The presentation was: made by Mrs
Thud. Woody. Dr. Starr accepted the
rift with feeling and appropriate re?
Mr. Sydney Perdue, of Chesterfield
county, while out hunting a few days
! slnv> npnr Chester, on the Richmond
land Petersburg railroad, Jumped two
'deer, both of whicdi he shot and killed
We sell the GENUINE?HBRE CHAMOIS I.
And recommend It ns the most saliefaclory Interlining in the mar- '
ket, It is endorsed by the best ?ressmakcrj and ladies' tailors all
over the world.
No. IO--l_IGHT--For Silk Waist and Light Dross Goods.
No. SO--MEDIUM ?For Cloth Sleeves and Ll^ht Skirts.
No. 30?HEAVY ?For Skirts and Capes, Cloaz.3, etc.
. To be GENUINE every yard must bo stamped FIBRE CHAMOIS.
Imitations do not givo satisfaction, therefore we do not handle them.
Only good linings at right prices I>a3 built up our immense trade in
? this Special Department. i
PETER SMITH 8c CO.
PAUL K. BROWD, E. E., BEARDSLEY N. SPERRY, E. E., ... i
Manager anil Engineer. Treasurer.?
'Irin ffrinolnintinn und Sunn
Electrical Engineers! Installers and Dealers in
NO. 3 COMMERCIAL PLACE,
Telephone 67. NORFOLK. VA. P. O. BOX '86$
Railway and Marine Supplies, Dynomos, Motors and Engines*;
Superior Construction Work and Supplies,
Incandescent and Arc Lamps,:
Electroliers, Storage Latteries, Medical Outfits, jM
Fans, Bells, Telegraph Instrument^
Telephones, Phonographs, Speaking Tubes.
MOS! EXTENSIVE EUCH OUTFITTERS SOUTH OF PHILADELPHIA. I
ARMATURE WlHOIBG, REPAIRING AHD ftfilHIENANGE OF ELEG? HftCHIW
. . . ? ?'
1 28 Parents in Town ? I
g Here's our way of finding- them. . We've gone ?;
g over our stock and find 23 bicycles and tricycles ?
2 all in first-class condition, but slightly shopworn, g
2 we're going to sacrifice v.J.;
o TPfl_t_ ?
are tne an re woes
% mese Dicycies,
And the first 28 buyers who are looking out \%:
for a suitable Christmas present at a bargain that S
% will please the children.lots more than anything |
* else, had better call quickly at g
1 87 Main St.
2 We're exclusive agents fur Juvenile ' Crescents" aud have'
% ? tlicin all prices. Terms to suii. everybody.
with a double-barrelled shot-gun.
lion Wm. R. McKenney arrived here
last night from Washington, accom
panicl by his wife and child. The
latter lias been quite sick and was
brought home so as to receive the utton
t ion of Mr. McKoniiey'a family physl
clan. Congressman McKenney told hit
lids morning thai he got one of the best
seats on the floor of Congress,
The residence of Mr, lOd. Mays, 6n<
Pearl street, was broken into and rob?
bed last night of five dressed turkeys,
fifteen dozen eggs and a quantity of
Rev. A. S. Frlstoe, pastor of the Sec?
ond Baptist Church', will deliver a lec?
ture to-m?rrow night before his con
gregntion nn "The Degradation of
China,'' with stereoptlcon Illustrations.
The first Issue of the Second Bap?
tist News, of which Rev. A. ,T. Frlstoe Is
editor, will appear next week. The.
News is to be a monthly paper of
twelve columns, published in the Inter?
est of the Second Baptist Church.
A, 1'. Hill Camp .of Confederate Vet?
erans, nt their annital meeting to-night
eh ctcd O. B. Morgan Commandant, to
succeed Copt. W. Gordon McCabe, of
Richmond. Others officers were also
"I heve used Hood's Pills and recom?
mend them to be Just ns they are adver?
tised. I would not bo without them in
the house."?Cora N. Vnrnuy, Stony Man,
HOOD'S FILLS cure bllilouaMOa
pa;;;!], oils, mim, '
Polish Plate and Winuow Glasi
i.ON'^IAN A. M?.H|ISK/; i'UJU'I
KKAOi -MIXED l'AINT.S. BV?HXi'A*^'
<;?U.O'- tiO(.I) UNWir. A 1USI?
COOKE, CLARK &
Mrs. T. A. Hall has been auU6';
for some time.
Little Miss I.Ultnn Sadler, of v
utrcet. whf? bus been very slcli'^
diptheria, wn.s reported much bettO?
rupf. Glanevllle has moved his foivil!}
from Central avenue to Fort street
reside in the future.
.Viis. Belle. Morals and duughter
Louisvrile. Ky., who came dowA j
the remains of the former's husbatp
stopping with hed sister, Mrs.'
Brown, on Boole str&it.
T!?.? eia.-j? in yncq.i ? rpiiRto Will ft
to-night with Prof. NVllktno In tho $
ture-i oom of I^eKles Memorial Chy
In Peeking At least '.6o!'ofj'? hatlvcaftl
of chok-r* dur&s tba \aei .tm?x&t: '