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General R<al Estate and Rental Agents.
251 to SO? MAIS NTKKKT,
HAVE FOR RENT
A Main strei t store, very desirable.
373 Brewer street, ;i rooms .5-"0
S2 Grace street, u rooms .
3VS Charlotte street, 11 rooms .
327 Hank strei t, s rcoms .25
35 Queen street (new brick), 8 rooms-1'.",
PS Duncan nvenne. S rooms .21
49 Bermuda street, 6 rooms . I">
432 Highland avenue, (> rooms . 12
395 Rute street, S rooms. .... 30
S?> Walke street, 7 rooms .20
House on Park avenue, 12 rooms.IN
House and stuhle on Drown avenue.... 20
House cor. 13tlt street and Morun ave?
nue, !i rooms .20
House corner York and James, 7 rooms, 20
232 Rank street, S rooms .20
New house on East Grace St., 7 rooms.. IS
203 Reservoir avenue, 7 rooms .18
207 Reservoir avenue .It!
Httusjs on Drambleton avenue_$lo to $13
G7 Virginia street, f, rooms .12
House corner Johnson avenue. 12
Half of 121 Kcrmuda street .10
Small store on Water street .10
Small store In Huntursvllle . 0
Very desirable rooms, with board, In
HAVE FOR BADE.
Small farm near waterworks, $30 acre.
Cltv property, pnylng 10 per cent.
City lots In the new additions.
Villa Heights?Woodland and Dark
Place?will make 60 per cent; In short time
The finest truck farm on Mason's Crock.
Unimproved land, within six miles of
city, for $10 per acre.
Small farm, worth $100 per acre, can be
bought for $40; right near city and elec?
House good enough for any one on York
street; will sell for one-third down and
balance on long time at C per cent.
Have yen a house to rent or property
to seilt H SO, list It With "The Hustlers."
We can put in your Electric Bells and
guarantee the work.
Southern Electric: and Equipment Go
67 BANK, NEA'R CITY HALL.
W. H. H. Trice & Co.,
Real Estnto and Rental Agents, Corner
Bank and Plume streets.
RESIDENCES, i STORES.
565 Main street.
823 Chapel street.
218 Cumberland st.
Bank, near Itute St,
GG3 Main st.
SSS Fenchnrch St.,
JOS York street,
134 Charlotte St.,
IS Arlington Place.
219 James Street.
301 Holt street.
110 Chapel street.
8S7 Duke street,
91 Dolt street,
173 Cumberland st.
12 Falkland struct.
121 Falkland street.
75 Ronnoko avenue.
M Ronnoko avenue.
77 Ronnoko avenue.
04 Hank street.
172 Church St.,
S7 Commerce street,
23 and 27 Talbot St.,
,"0 Main street,
211 Main street,
n Fnyetto street.
A desirable cottage
about one mllo from
To F. ROGERS,
lEOOM 2U AND 212 COLUMBIA BUILD?
ING. GRAN BY STREET.
Baker's Oven, with fixtures and good
Store and dwelling No. 24 Queen street.
Store No. 412 Main street.
Warehouse Nos. lt-2 and 101 Wutcr street.
No. 63 Bank street.
Nos. 99 and ltd Commercial Place.
Nos. 79 and S3 Connnereo street.
Nos. 216 and 217 Church street.
Offices Gronby, Dank and Commerce
Btoro and dwelling No. ru2 Cumberland st.
Dwelling on Poole street. $20.
No. 521 MrJn street, $25.00.
No. 200 Cumberland street.lO.Oe.
No. 2G7 Brewer street
No. 123 Bute street .4I.GI
No. 4s7 Main street.....27..M
No. 211 Bank street.""Oa
? No. 115 Ferguson avenue .13.00
Dwelling No. 3G Hamilton avenue _IS.00
Dwelling No. 412V.! Main street, rent;::..
? Brick Dwelling No. 70 Cumberland strci t
contains 11 rooms, all modern improve?
ments, and suitable for a hoarding house.
Railroad. Steamboat and
A and 6 West Market Square,
. ?NiorfoH?. N/JM
For the above occasion the Chesa?
peake and Ohio r%llway will sell on De?
cember 22d, 23d, 2Uh, 25th, 110th. 31st and
January 1st round-trip tickets at greatly
reduced rates, good tnv return passage
until January 4th. For tickets and full
i Information, apply to F. 'W. CURD, Pas?
senger Agent, No. 22 Granby street. It
? The Christmas rush commenced ear?
ly at Greenwood's and Is increasing in
volume dally ns Christmas approaches.
rTbousatuls will be made happy by the
^purchases from -the always full and a'L
;;<traetlve stock at The Caske.i. You can
|?ei suppVleO with a silver novelty from
$lSc. to an article worth hundreds of
i dollurs. A.n elegant line of fine Jewelry
'has. just been received there and offer
?>.ed.' a<t oi'-'t roc live prices.
&.' The Candy Kitchen needs no adver
?Mttsing. Everybody knows what their
: ((ooJa arc and where It is. delC-tC
THE SOCIAL WORLD
Comings and Goings of Norfolk Society
? During the Past Week.
THE SENIOR CLUB'S FOURTH GERMAN
A Largely Attended <>nd Brilliant
Event?Two Dinner? ni Hie Conn*
try t'liil? l.iili'i <t?lii<'<l Abotml Ship
? Hops nntl Nolrer-SrConntry l-lub
Tho society folk of this city and sec?
tion enjoyed last week to the fullest ex
lent. Where were many delightful little
affairs which served lo till In the gaps
between supervising holiday decora?
tions at home and that delightful task?
purchasing Christmas presents'.
The hop at the navy-yard was the
most largely attended of the season. A
great many Norfolk folk went, over, in?
cluding several of the visitors to the
city. The I'osl Band was present and
i I'cryllilng went merry as a marriage !
Prof. Bcllezza'a soirees are a very
plcasactt feature of the present season,
as, indeed, they have been for some
Mr. Harry VanCroft. of New York,
greeted his Norfolk friends Tuesday.
Tim SENIOR c;human.
The Senior German Club gave the
fourth dance of the present Sinsen Fri?
day night, it was notable us one of tin
largest ever given by the club, and
withal one of the gayest. A number |
of strangers were present.
Mrs. itioha.nl A. Doblc and Mrs. D.
B. BUrwcll were charming, as always,
In the capacity of chapcroncs, and Mr.
It. Culvert Taylor led tho dancers
through the Intricate mazes of Mi"
beautiful dance with the skill born of I
many former delightful experiences.
With the strains of tit,- Post Band
lingering lovingly over the bars ol
dreamy waltz Or Inspiring march the
kaleidoscopic view of grace person lied
In tho moving, happy throng of richly
appareled and beautiful women, show?
ing up wtth wonderful brilliancy by
comparison with the sombre black ofl
tho men's dress suits: fair heads of |
dark, now marching in solid phalanx,
now parting und forming in oppos
battalions, which advanced only
meet and dissolve by couples in the1
stately olden waltz known by our par?
ents, or in the mad, entrancing mar.?
of that wonderful consummation
iterpslchorean art, the modern two!
stop. Tho scene w-.is one lo Inspire
poet or painter, or to drive to suicide
any poor fellow who couldn't dance
For they were nil, that Is to say, most
of them, splendid dancers, most Nor?
folk folk are, but some of the strange
present were dreams of grace.
Among these nnte-Ohrlslmna visitors!
were noted Miss Virginia Cooper, of
Baltimore; Miss Wormslcy, of Rich?
mond; Miss Booker, of ITmnntoh; Miss
Atkinson, or Baltimore, and Miss lion
snl, of Baltimore.
There wore also present Commodore
Fnrquhar, commanding the Norfolk i
Navy-yard, and Miss F.lliquhnr, Mlss|
Sniiih, of the yard; Capt. Silas w.
Terry, commanding the United Slates
receiving-ship Franklin, and Mrs.
Terry; also Mrs. Kinerleh, United
After the dunce tin elaborate banquet
All in nil the germ an was one of the
most entirely successful events over
given by the Senior, and It takes first
rank as tho largest of I he present sea?
Miss Nan Ramsey, of Ghent, leavi
to-morrow morning fir an extended
visit to Baltimore!.
Miss Edith Tunis will give a kirgt
and elegant reception nt her home.
Freemason street, during tho holidays.
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WEDDING IN SURRY.
Mr. John \V. Kenton, of Portsmouth
and Miss Georgia Aurtlla Itohannnn, oi
Surry county, were married at st
Paul's Episcopal church, in that coun?
ty, lust Tueslay morning at 10 o'clock,
Rev. Reuben Meredith being the otll
Tito bride entered the church on th
arm of "net- uncle, Mr. A. P. Bohnnhfn,
Treasurer of Surry county. Sin- was I
dressed in a brown traveling gown and'
carried bride's roses.
Mr. Realen; attended by lila best man.
met the bride at the altar, where nmld
the fragrance of tin (lowers with which
t!ie church was decorated the ceremony
The atti ndnrits wore Miss I.ucllo
Ramsay, of Nocfolk, and Miss Elolse
liohnnhon, of Surry county.
The ushers w. re Wilsen Bonahnon, of
Surry. and Fulton Minier, of Norfolk.
in the evening there was a reception
at the residence of Mr. A. p. Hohan
n?n; Wednesday night a reception was
given in their honor at tho residence
of Capt. John W. Beaton, In Ports?
Miss Annie Dlllard, of Kooky Mount,
Va?, will bo the guest of the Misse.',
Nash, in Freeman street.
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The Portsmouth German Club gave a
delightful dance at Kirn Hall last Tues?
I iTNNER AT TitR OIA7B.
Mr. Soldnor gave a delightful dinner,
followed by n dance, to about iwenty- j
live of his friends at the County Club I
O * *
Miss l.nilso Barkley is tho guest ,.f
Miss Nannie Ward, oh York street. I
Miss Wormlcy, of Richmond, Is the
guest of friends in the city.
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Dr. Myers will sing a tenor solo at)
St. l.uke's. to-night. Mr. Euphratc will
sing a baritone s >lo at the morning
COUNTRY CIjUD RECEPTION.
Many members of the Country Chin
were present at the ustml Saturday
evening reception yesterday. Mrs. A.
p. Warrlngton was lite presiding hos?
tess of the affair an,I the occasictl was
a distinct social triumph.
Miss Virginia Cooper, of Rait I more,
is the charming guest ?>:' Mis. Georg.!
W. Taylor; on Freemason street.
Miss Bonsai, of llalliniore. is spend
ing sonic time with Mrs. IVgram, Oil
Oranby stroi t.
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Mr. ond Mrs. Robert n. Oroner, of
rorvrosi antl ?jener m (?udttlou? for
Washington, Dec. IS, 1S97.
For Virginia?Light snow o;
R.|N i rain: continued low tempera
ture; northerly winds.
-> For North Carolina?Rain;
colder, north to nojctlfeast
l'?rt Cuteudar- Sun rises, 7-.n a. m>:
sets, 4:52 p. m. High water, 4:42 a. in..
5:06 v. in. l- >w water. 11:1:5 a. m., 13:10
Richmond, are the guests of Genera!
ami M;s. Vll .-. nlus 1'. Groner, lu Col
lege Place. 1
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EXTERTA1 NED A HOARD SHIP.
A party of Norfolk folk Visited the
Indiana,'In H im!'1:'. Roads, last week
Among 'the guests entertained aboard
.it dinner - by the oflleers were Miss
Nannie Ward, Sllss Emily Wilson, Miss
Ruth Wilson an I Mrs. Walter Upshur.
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Miss Leila Ourn.it returned to the
city Monday at'; r a visit to Baltimore.
.Mr. and Mrs. lllcharu Raker Taylor]
returned from their brld.il tour early
last week. They are at home .to their
friends on Bute street.
Mr. Wyndhom Mayo and Mr. K.
Brooke Taylor have returned from a
hunting trip hear Richmond.
Lu&t Tue?,lay 'afternoon Mr. Frank
W. McCullotlgh entertained about .i
dossil of Iiis ire nds at an oyster roast,
which was given at the Country Club,
and was on,- of the most thoroughly en?
joyable affairs of the season.
Colonel Walter ii. Taylor and family,
vvii i are ii New York city, will return
to Norfolk i:i time for .the holidays.
Mr. Edward R. Bnird, jr., will leave
for Now York to-morrow.
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Captain DUllngham, of the navy, who
was been a great social favorite dining
his attachment to the Norfolk Navy
yard, was at the germnn Friday night.
JA.MF.S O'NEILL.?.lames O'Neill,
the leading romantic actor in America
to-day will, during his visit to this city
this .time, appear In an elaborate re?
vival of "The Dead Heart." which piny
Mr. O'Neill iir.-i produced at lTo*oley's
Theatre. Chicago, live years ngo, Im?
mediately after Sir Henry lrvlng's pro?
duction at the Lyceum Theatre. Lon?
don. "The Dead Heart" was then
recognized as one of the grenitest ro?
mantic plnys ibis country had ever
seen, its success was not sohly altri
butcd io the sustained Interest of its
absorbing plot, but was also line to the
magnillceivt rendering of the chief role
of Robert Landry. the young sculptor
who sacrifices his vwn life In order to
save thai of the son of his early lOVC
Aid this in spite of the fact lliat tili?
love was the cause of his Incarceration
in the Bast He, the terrible French
prison, so well known from the page-'
of the hlsfory of the French revolu?
tion. Tiie scenic accessories and beau?
tiful costumes hre all new and have
been painted especially for the produc?
tion this y.-ar. Mr. O'Neill will prc
sen-t "The D?ad Heart" nt the Acade?
my of Music Thursday evening. De?
cember -"d. Sale of seats commences
Tuesday next. Usual prices.
1IENSHAW AN'I> TEN BROECK
COMING.?John E. Hem-haw and May
Tenbroeck again make their bow this
reason I ? tile public Uir>y have so long
amused with an elhh ?rate production
dressed up In new itrlminihgs, .bedecked
with new humor aid l>espangled with
new ideas called "I'odg Trip to New
York." It is salJ to eclipse all for?
mer efforts of tins funny team as <i
Inugh-lnelter. Mr. Henshaw has a nt
tlng v, hide f .r his fun In the character
of H'awoll I. Dodge, the presidcikl of n
Mostiuitnvillc New Jersey bank while
entertaining. . Miss May Ten Broeck
will be seen as Kchobia Dodge, tin
amateur stage manageress of operetta
A number of pretty girls rihtHfurihy
comedians will Indulge in the merry?
making, and altogether i! may be said
?that Hie new comedy will prove more
enticing as a laugh pfovoker than any
other. It will be seen here on Christ?
mas, matinee and night. Academy of
TIIK STAR THEATRE.--There was a
good pale of reals yesterday for the
opening of the Stir Theatre Mond iy
nlghlt Everything Is in readiness; the
hoiii?:! in thoroughly j?;.iled '.ml new
scene:y Ins been painted, ne w tleclrlc
lights put in. hi a word, the house has
been refurnished frohi top to bottom.
Mayor Mayo und the city officials have
been invited. There will be matinees
every day and a complete change of
programme Mondays nrtd Thursdays.
Prices for the matin c? have i,een fixed
tit 26 cent;; to any seal in the hou>\- and
ten cents for children. A repetition of
the entertainment which will start the
career of the star Theatre Is ns follows:
A flrst-cDss dramatic company of six?
teen people headed l,y Miss Cora Van
Tnsseli in the Suithern war drama,
j "Little OfllMr." A complete vaudeville
I company in addition to the dramatic
: company, and the Biograph with Its
st-neatlOrinl moving picture.-'.
ti t i i n us.
Norfolk, Vn.l Deb, in. 1S97
TI: a a itv I 1-: i Um: of lb" stockholders
ff the CITY NATIONAL HANK. ..r .Wu-.
folk. V .. will lie held at their office on
TUESDAY, a in. IMh. IM>8, between hour
of v.' liiy] i j>. in., for iti, purpose of reg
ula ting'the number and election of D|
i etors, j:. w. Leigh, Cashier
WHEELS OF JUSTICE
Ars Moving Again in the- Famous Olive
THREE NEW INDICTMENTS RETURNED
Ayiitu.tt Joliu Autlt'rton WUo riimis
.\oi Uutiiy iu tue Murder of Jittto
Satiuaert--? inpitiieiiiu;;- iliu Pet
til Jury?Air.till unite S'vWannpjDrii
- I? JuU.s
The wheels of Justice are beginning
to move again ict the Oliver Pecker
case, und it Is even further advanced
'.hau it was when the llrst Indictments
't'lie following grand jury was em
pan :ll? <l vest relay to consider tlie
cluers s agaliist John Anderson: \V. \V,
Dey. foreman; It. 13. Godwin, W. J.
White. ?. O. Pollard, W. M. Cooke.
G. M. Bail. J. T. Atwood, S. C. Brown,
it. c. Jones, *:. W. Curtis, Aarcci Doa
ler (colored), K 11. Stevens, J. K. .Moore,
Q. j. kevell. C. 13, Jones, J. C. Perry,
John s. Morgan, C. W. Mills, \V. K.
Mills an l L, I ?. Smith
The prisoner wan In court when this
Jury was empanelled. Judge God", who
was on the bench with Judge Hughes, |
delivered a brief but impressive charge
and the body retired at noon. At 2:"Q
p. m. the f< '.'.owing report was returned:
True Dills?John Anderson, murder ot"
Mate William Wallace Sounders.
Joint Anderson, murder of Captain
John w Whitman.
.lohn Anderson, destruction of schoon?
er Olive Pecker.
The grand jury was discharged.
The case of the United States vs.
Anderson for the murder of Sounders
was culled and will be tried llrst. Coun
1 for the defense demurred to the
Indictment, saying It did not state
whereon the high seas the alleged crime
was committed. The demurrer was
The prisoner was arraigned and Clerk
Fowler read tho Indictment to him.
To tlie usual question of "Are you
guilty or not guilty," Anderson replied
it guilty," and there was not a
tremor in his voice.
The matter of empanelling .the petit
jury being tlie next In order, Mr. Mc
intosh moved to quash the writ on
which the venire was summoned, on j
the ground Unit it did not state that it
was summoned to try this particular
isc. The motion was overruled.
The jury was then empanelled and
stands as follows: 13. F. Rosson, J. G.
Simmons. Ii. C. McFnrlnnd, B. O. Wil?
liamson, G. It. Lnngdcn, c. P. Fltchett,
f. C. Shndbolt, S. S. Kelly, C. B. Oliver.
John Wen Is:, M. F. Gordon and W. L
Newtdll. These gentlemen were then
taken by Baliffs T. H. Cross. C. J.
Creekmore and Frank Story.
The examination of ihe venlrcmen
was interesting IT ;i little tedious. They
were very carefully and closely ques?
tioned, and all (hose expressing a doubt
as to his ability to give the case an
Impartial consideration were thrown
on:. One man said he had f irmed an
opinion from reading The Virginian.
He was disqu.-ilili. d. Another, after
stating that he had formed an opinion
of the case land was not opposed lo
ca,pltal punishment, surprised every
one by saying he did not think he could
give the case a fair trkii, because his
sympathies were with the prisoner, and
ho did not think his oath or anything
else would prevent his heilig Inclined in
his favor. He was promptly disquali?
fied. Mr. Mclniosb interrogated the
venlrcmen very closely upon the extent
of their newspaper reading, and every
one, fr, .a the bench to the bar, seemed
glad when a man was found who did
not read the papers, for "you have no",
missed much," Mr. Mcfntosh told one
of them, which was a joke.
Com i was adjourned until 10 o'clock
Mrs. M. B. Ford, Ruddell's, Hi., suf?
fered for eight years from dyspepsia
anil clwonlc o instlpatlori and was finally
lined by using IvWitt's Little Early
itlscns, the famous little pills for all
stomach and liver troubles. J. M. Trot
lor and R. I.. Walker. Norfolk, and
Trultt & Smith. Berkley.
IlKNNRRERY. At hrr residence, No.
2+1 liuto street, -.. |(?:05 o'clock, Saturday
morning. .Mrs. 1-" A X X1 K A. IIKXXH
t'.KKY. In (he 73<| year of age.
Funeral from r. - Umcc MONDAY AF
TBHNOON at S:80 o'clock. Friends and
acquaintances Invlt 'i to attend.
MOODY.?At the i< -id nee ot her so:i-lii
law. Mi. '/.. u. Culpepiier, No. S00 Fourth
Street, Portsmouth. V.,., Dec, 18. 1<'.'T, a:
1:30 a. in.. Mrs. MARY 11. MOODV. wile
of Mr. John G. Moody, aged SG years i,
months and IS days.
Tin- funeral services will lake place at
Wright Memorial M. C. Church Tills
(Sunday) AFTERNOON, Decomber 1!?, at
'j:.'m p. in. Krlcnda and iieipialutanccs are
respectfully Invited tei attend.
C?UPER MARBLE WORKS,
ISO, lOI mill III* Itnttlc si.
Grave Burial Vaults.
Driees reduced as follows:
ffj |"*Ta-^W Any medium adult size, l^i
WgUistt^ Extra size. 5.i0.
a. tn. n ai?1_ & co.,
WALTER If. I1AC.U Prop r..
Undertakers and Embalmers.
No. 2T6 MI,?) Grniiby street.
Kslnbllsheil l>7ii. Terms Krnsnr.able.
December II, 1SM7.
Mr. T. McK. Sbarpe In this day a ? i
ateil with me for (lie practice of nr. '.:-,<?
lure. JOHN KKVAN PEEBLES,
PEEBLES ?fc SHARPH,
Offleis Mi, Cor?, GOC Columbia Building,
Norfolk, Vn. dcH-iw
Gamage & Waller
Sole agents for
Cold Water Paint.
In Plain White and Many Colors,
subst itute for oil paint and whitewash.
Tire I'roof, Weather Proof, Cheap and
Nothing like it. Every pound
Call and Get Sample Package.
,T 12 to as r^i_t_jrvie st;
|j Cor. randolph.
S.G30 TIS SIT!
5.000 t?rrlx d-corattd. (56 rl?CT) Tc? Btta
. r.uro abaotulo)/ n-ea ta lalroduc? our Nra*
| UmuIuc io otjw robaertbcri. Each art cra?
nial AO rlotta. rloblj de-rorAtad la ooUwi. in
laslrfal leaf and flawer pattern*. Tb? ?bfc?*t
aro n-odera & artUlic i?r?7*a Mc-Meng-cr
. ^aian-li 10 d?7 M one of lao Icadlo? lirai aa4
?TP ? VI-yr/Ty h' ">'.- r?r*" ?? Aratrlca. Eierj oae Ii .IflliM
c'tra a war durlac t?. n \( U<> ilnra. Troli) tri A nur Mnuln- tor*, month t lo 3,000 pwM wbo will an.wtr lhle ad*
WaMM aa-1 MM ?' 'be ajdr-fnei of IO?M* tpil-t rrader? ftom dlrtctca? famlllrr. Send 10 cenla. .llrfr or ump, lo
au coli ?4rcrll?ln?. ?lid ITtaClabtt t?o WM emr dob ratorr. or tor a Hu of SO ttth?rihtia, a I..ndy Te-? Rc-t,
wli?? erer? homo ?III api-rrclalc. W* aro bou-id lo dluan? ?II ct>w|?-:lil->n and n>-.?e ?i rnr '? Mcluvenerr ?a?-?a I?
r QM>1M of Ibo ?loh'. If IM waul a.nlf Ten Sot -.??MI tt C*?U aad -.imn of !0 n--Mp?n--r read.,, ?od mtM
?j McMcmsar >htcf mouihj. AdJrou, CRAY'S r.TfeS 3 C N C CD, 00 V.'all St., (low York, fLY?,
dented rush ot custom?
ers yesterday at THE HUB,
We were unable to prepare
an advertisement lor this pa=
per. We refer the readers
and our customers to this
morning's Landmark, where
you will see our price list for
the Jubilee week of the year.
WING to the unprece- 1
C ^3?y "^SfV ^3ft* ^l?> o
374 IN/Iaim Street
BIG CUT m PRICES FOB CHRISTMAS TRftDE
Best Juvenile Machines made. Call as see us before se?
lecting- Xmas Presents for your little ones.
O'NEILL'S, Main Srteet
The rush of last week was tremendous. The buying public ap?
preciates our efforts to assist them in their Christmas shopping. This
week it-he Inducements will be this same. Lowest possible ligures for all
desirable goods in our line.
Trading Stamps Given For All Cash Purchases.
Hemmed and lace trimmed hand
Embroidered, 10c., lH'.-jc, 15c.!, 23c,
up to the ilnest Kood^f imported.
Silk Handkerchiefs, initial and
Treffouse Kids. $1.00. ?
Child's Castor .Mittens, &0c.
Damask Cloths and Napkins.
BEAUTIFUL FUR NECK PIECES.
Our flprures always the lowest and we Rive trading stamps.
FINEST AXD PULLEST LINK IX XO RFOLK, J1.T6 TO Sin.00.
FURNITURE, CARPETS, SHADES, CLOCKS. HOUSE FURNISHINGS GEN
ER ALLY LOW FOR CASH.
JUST AXD FAIR INSTALMENT ARRANGEMKNT?
PHONE 272, 212 CHURCH. OPPOSITE JEWISH SYNAGOGUE.
FOR EVERYBODY ^
Special Sale 'on A-onday arid
Tuesday pi 100 Table Covers,
from 4-4 lo 12-4 at greatly re?
duced prices, also JO pair of
Portiers at greatly reduced
We shall continue our Cloak
and Cape Sale, and offer also
about 100 ready made Dress
Skirts, which must be closed
out by next Saturday, Christ?
C. E. JENKINS.
_K 0. 206 M A INJTREET._
Gents' am! Ladies'.
Gold and Silver Trimmed
I 249 Main Street. The Hatter.
Canes and Qtoves.
I On the Merry-Clo-Hound, which Is ?
I Incessantly going, rind In hs rounds it J
? is over displaying Wondrous Goods lo ?
^ captivate and charm Women, Children '
4 and Men ivltii j
; Nov?lli?s ol Beauty, I
j Novelties of Biililg, j
j ??V8I1S88 Ol Val?B!;
f Such as Toilet Cases, OlOVO Roses, \
1 Handkerchief Hoxcs, Work Boxes, \
j Musical Albums, Collar and Cuff t
] R?xes, Shriving Cases, Smoker Sets, i
? Silk Mnfllers, Holiday Suspenders and I
* a line selection of Christmas Curds; t
! Save yotir time, patience and l>ol- 1
t lars by coming directly to ?
,??hurcn street, formerly Opera House,
OMANS, ODKND'HAl, & CO., I.esseos.
will open for Iho season MONDAY, DEC.
20, with a triple bill,
CORA VAN TASSELL
and her strong company, In the
v LITTLE OFFICER.''
50 ,pc?.?lc on tho stage. A high class
vaudeville company, headed by tho great
CARLONS und HAINAU AY and WARD,
ORR AT AMERICAN BIOGRAPH,
tho moving picture, sensation of tho world
Prices, admission 10, 'M and 30 cents: re?
served aeat tickets, BOc. On sale Saturday,
Dec. IB, U a. iri. Matinees Wednesday und
N. B.?This theatre v/lll bo run as a
strictly family resort, and all objection
ublo characters rigorously excluded.
REPORT OP THE CONDITION OP
THE BANK OF COMMERCE, AT
NORFOLK.IN THE COMMONWEALTH
OP VIRGINIA, AT THE CHOSE OP
BUSINESS. DECEMBER 15. lMrf, -MADE
TO THE AUDITOR OK PUBLIC AC?
COUNTS OP THE COMMONWEALTH
Loans and disccunts.JGOI.471 03
Overdrafts. 3.95S 10
Other stocks, bonds and mort?
gages . 03,100 00
Due from National Banks. 17,091 07
Due from State Banks and bank
is . 12,121 42
IteaT estate, furniture und fix?
tures ..'. 28,146 25
Current expenses and taxes paid 5,914 45
Premiums paid. 2,055 00
Checks and other cash items .. 4,019 GO'
Exchanges for clearing house .. x,MS 29
Bank Improvements.'.... 1,708 00
Specie.:- . 5,650 75
Legal tender notes . 40,9*1 00
Total .57S5.?1 35
Capital stock paid In .$19S,I00 00
Surplus fund . f<USt 00
Undivided profits. 30.91G 00
Dividends unpaid . 3- 00
Individual deposits subject to _
check .417,110 41
Certilled checks. 313 31
Cashier's checks outstanding - 7d 00
Due to National Banks .' 7,23u 54
Dtte to State Banks, Prlvato ? '; ?
Banks and Bankers. 21,001 70
Total .;.J7S5.391 35
STATE OP VIRGINIA, CITY OP NOR?
I I, N. Beamtin. 1 ?resident of the above
named bank, do solemnly swear that tho
above statement is true to the best of my
knowledge and belief.
N. BEAMAN, President.
Subscribed and sworn to before me this
1Mb day of December, 1897.
QEO. L. Wl IITEHURST.
J. W. HUNTER,
T. S. SOUTUOATBi
LADIES* FURS, COLLARETTES, ?3.
up. Something nice. .
GENTS' SILVER HEAD CANES, 75c. lip.
C NTS' SILVER HEAD UMBRELLAS,
Largest stock in the city. Must be sold,
-" YOUNG'S HATS." ?
Walter J. Simmons & Co.,
_341 Main Street._
?) Before you buy look
C? at our line of
% G!irlstmas Presents
Kid ? Gloves, ? Fine
o< r :h ? Fans *
Silk Down Pillows,
Fancy Hamper Bask?
eist, Ostrich Boas, Fine
Silk Eiderdown Quilts.
S P EC 1 A L: ? This
week one hundred doz?
en Fine All Linen Em?
218 MAIN ST.
DO YOU KNOW WHAT IT MEANS
TO RE A WELL-DRESSED MAN ?
DO YOU KNOW THAT IT 1'AYS TO
DRESS WELL ?
AND DO VOU NOT KNOW THAT WE
HAVE THE STOCK. AND THE CLEV?
EREST CUTTER IN TOWN, AND THAT
IN SUITINGS WE TAKE THE I.HAD ?
ALL THE WELL-DRESSED MEN IN
TOWN PATRONIZE US. WE GIVE
THE FINISH. AND A GUARANTEE
(iOES ALONG) WITH EVERY GAR?
MENT MADE UP BY US. IN OVER?
COATS WE TAKE THE LEAD, AND
THIS 'S OVERCOAT WEATHER.
Fereiice, Jones k Co.,
323 MAIN STREET.
& H. TERRELL & CO.
FOR RENT OCTOBER 1st. 1S97.-I9S
Hute streit. S rooms: 110 Bute stiert, s
looms; :'a5 Hute Pll'CCt, .s rooms; 210 Fen
church streut, s rooms; "S7 Chapel street,
S tooin.i; 51 Wood strict, 9 rooms; lt;fi
Miljrlner street, 12 rooms; 494 East Main
street, 10 rooms.
C. H, FERRELL & CO.,
Real Eatato und Rental Agents,
I ec!2-tC , i 2S1 Main Btreet. j