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WALTER D. MOSES &-C0?
103 EAST BROAD ST.
INDIAN LUCY CETS
A YEAR IN PRISON
Another Incldent in Her Vari
egated Career?J. G. C.
Mountcastle Goes Fre8.
Indlan Luey flgured In two cases be?
fore Justico' John yesterday. She hns
been flgurlng Ia ensos -before him for
many years. Tho penitentiary knows her
and tho Jail Is a famillar retroat.
On Saturday night Indlan Lucy, some
thmes known as Lucy Smlth, was drunk
and dlsorderly, nnd got into a row at
Scale Houso corner.. Se/voral womon got
mixed up In tho moloa, and when It wns
over Indlan Lucy had an ugly looklng
cut ln her shoulilor.
She waa carried to the First Statlon
and treatod by the nrnbulanco surgoon
and then she was bailed out.
She waa ln a room full of peoplo Sun?
day night, among them bolr.g a negro
named Charles Mitchell. Chnrles hnd ?24
ln his pockot, and ln a little while Indlan
Lucy Tind the money, lt couldn't be
found, so she was arrestcd and carried
to tlio First Statlon again, and yesterdny
morning Justlee John sent hor on to the
grand Jury and placed her under bonds
for twelve months.
The chargo of tnklng $120 from O. W.
Bonoy, preforred against J. O. C. Mount?
castle, -was not sustalned and ho wns
Mr. Boney thought ho hnd the money
in his pockot when ho wont to sloep, nnd
lt was gono when ho awoko. nnd he saw
Mr, Mountcastlo and anothor mnn ln
the room. Mr. Mountcastlo had none of
the money when ho waa arrosted, nor
had he the opportunlty to dlsposo of
O. W. Bheppnrd wns charged by Joscph
Hlll with selling liquor on Sunday nnd
with shooting at him, and Hlll wns
charged -with trcspass.
No proof was given that the barroom
was open, and Hlll said he srvoro out
the ohru-ge because he was mad.
Hlll -was flned $10 for trespnss and dls?
orderly conduct and Shcppnrd paid $10
for shooting the plstol.
Jack Moore, a nogro Ivoy, wns with ano?
ther boy at tho fire Sund:,y night. They
saiv n. pistol on tho ground and rnn to
plck it up, and a little scuffio ensued ns
to whioh ono should havo tho weapon.
Tho Moore boy wns arrestcd, for he had
the plstol In his pocket, but he -was dls
oharged as It was not a sorlous caso.
Mellsia Fieldn, alias Mlnor, wns dlsor?
derly on tho streot to tho oxtcnt of $5.
II. D. Bullock, for being drunk and dls?
orderly Jn a store, paid $5.
AVIllie Sealon, charged with taking some
meat from Martha Pulllnm, valued at $<,
had his caso contlinied to tho 2Sth.
. Richard Kvnns (colorodl beat Solomon
Hayden and lt oost him $5.
Charles AVIlson went to tho rock-pilo for
thlrty days na a. vng,
?- John N. Coblo abused and klcked Wm.
James A. Garfleld (colored) waa sent to
the rock-pilo for thlrty days.
Tasmanian Devil Arrives.
Tho many new nnd novol fcaturcs of
tho tralned wild nnlmul world that have
been. prosentcd n.t the Bostoek show havo
certalnly met with tho appreclation of a
generoug und amusement-lovJng- public.
For tho coialng woek tlioro ls luinouneed
a. special featuro ln tho arrlval of "two
saerod glant Hamadryad baboons from
the gaboons of Africa." Thoso animnls
aro known ns tlio lion slaycrs. They are
grcgnxlous and herd togetlior ln drovca
or oommunltles. Should any lion foollshly
be taken with hungry pnins nnd bo so
foollsli ius to attuck and kill one of those
btnsts, tho remnlnder. of tho tribo at
onco sot about him, nnd In a few mo
ments, where wns.onco a lordly nnd mng
nlficcnt Hon, thero Js nothlng left but a
tattcred skln, torn beyond recognitilon
and left ao a pirey for tho vulturcs aml
boasts of tho forest, Tho I-Ininadrynu
ls looked upon as a. most sacred anlmal,
the kllling of whom means death and dls
aster to thoso who interffro with him!
Also thero lins como to hand "two emus
from South Australia, two cassowurles
from Aran Dlcman's land, ai"1 iho fnrnous
Tasmanian Dovil from A'an Dlemnji'n
land." This anlmal, unllko nll others,
ls tho most remarkablo creature on.
earth. It has the .form of a bonr, the
vhlno of a plg, the laughter of au ldlot,
the bark of a dog, the mournful howl of
tho wolf, and tho deep bollowlng of tho
ojc, He Ls a most remarUuble creaturo,
and lihould ba duly obscrved,
For tho coming week Is announced La
Belie Sellcn, with her trnlntd group of
llona, and Herman Woodon's comblniitlort
group of tralned tlgors, bears, boar
liounds, llona and other iinhnala.
On Thursday, January 20, Is announced
a spoclal henolit for tho Woman's Clirlut
'i'lvo qtuok ?uia uuru curo for Mainrln,
Chilla, Fevor, and Qrlppu. A powerful
Tonlo and Appetizor. Try lt tor yout
kidneys. Bmall bottla No,; largt nm JL
HE YIELDED TO A
The Governor Pardons Young
George P. Holman, the
The plondlngs of a. heart-broken mother
have been heard by Governor Montaguo,
who yesterday granted a condltlonal par?
don to Georgo P. Holman, the young man
oonvlcted oC attempted assault upoa Mlsg
Cora Ixicy, of this city, and sentoncod
to Jan for twelve months.
Tho case attracted a grcat dead ot at?
tention at the time, aad the charge
against Holman was as serlous and gravo
as poasible. After prolonged trlals, both
In tha Polico Court nnd befcro 'judgo
Witt, oC tho Hustlngs Court, Holman
was sent to Jail for twelve months in Oc
tober, HH)2, convlcted of common assault
and ha-ttcry. Two feuturcs of the casa
gavo it prominence. Holman ie tho son of
foimer Judgo Hoiman, of Fluvanna
county, and has many well-known family
eonnectlons thcoughout tlie State. The
young lady nvllO proiorred the charge Is
u daughtor of the gentleman with whom
Holman boarded nt the time of tho as?
sault. Sha waa subject to flts and her
mind Is not strong. Holman invited her
to bo to an entertalnment wjlth him,
glvcn by a frlond of thelrs on "West Clay
Strcet. lieturnlng, and being caught in
tno raln. Holman, accordlng to her story,
took her to the houso of his washwoman,
on tho plca of borrowintr an umbre-lla.
Messrs. George B. Wtsu, of this city,
and Fenbrook. Fettlt, of Fluvanna,
ellmlnutcd tho -elemaiu. of criminal as?
sault and brought In a verdlct only fer
When tho news of her son's trouble
reaclud his mother ln Fluvanna, she waa
almost prosirated, and tho grlcf has
brought her into serlously III health. Tho
Governor hopes that if her boy ls re?
turned to lier she may Improva and tlie
yenrs of her lifo lengthened. Ono of tho
conditlons of the pardon Is that the son
return to hor In Fluvanna.
His Exccrllency glvos those reasona for
the exerolso of clemency:
This ls a ounvlctlon of slmplo assault
aud conflnemcnt. ln tho city Jail for one
yoar. Nlne of the Jury and a very largs
majorlty of tho members of tho Legisla
ture, together with many other cltlzons,
urgo me to pardon this young- man.
In vlow of theso conslderatlons and tho
hoalth and pathetlo condition bt his
mother, I am oonstralned to pardon the
prisoncr, condltlonod upon hls return to
Fluvanna county and hls good behavlor
and falluro to vlolate any of the laws of
A Pound Party.
Tho Eye, Enr and Throat Inflrmary
will bo tho beneflclary of a pound porty
to bo given next Friday evening, Jan?
uary SOth, at No. 217- Governor Street, nnd
tlus institutlon doserves the aid of all.
HAVE NO RIGHT TO
REBUKE THE WORLD
The view Taken By a Meth?
odist Minister of the Du
tlcs of the Preachers.
That ministers of the gospel have no
right to rcbuko Iho world for tho slns
of omtsalon and commission is tha oplnion
oxpressed Sunday ovenlng by tiio Rev. K.
M. Maxey ln a scrmon dellvcred by him
at tho Asbury Methodist Church, ot
whicli ho is tho pastor,
Mr. Maxey wns discimslng the very ln
terestlng question of "Tho nuties nnd
Frerogatlvcs of tho Mlnlstry," a subject
which hns galncd moro or less
prominence here reeontly, In tho con?
struction of his thonght ho dlvlcjed nll
rnen Into two classos-those In tho church
and those out of tho uliurcti, or of the
world. Tho church. lio said, has placod
ltself under tho curo and guldanqo of tbe
mlnlstry; tho world hon not, There
should tliorefore be u illrference In the
liuuiner ln which a preocller should np
pro'itch tho two. Tlie fnct that there
slnmld ho such n dlfferenco ls uphelil liy
riyht, expedlcncy, courlosy, nml sorlpturo.
Followlng out this thought, Mr, Maxey
dcelared that ln tho church, a mlnlstot
hns a right tn reprovo, to rebukn nnd ex
hort. In tho world ho has no such right.
Ilvrc ho must bo an evangollst, lio nuist
neck to Icad men and lo porsuitdo innn.
but thero ho must stnp.
lt ls not |)ls-prlvllego hero to rcbuko.
Tho pulplt must neyor be personal, It
should cnnilemn lylng and Bteallng but
lt Bliould nnt sny to somo partleulnr man
or men "You uro llars," or "Vou are
tlilevcs." ' * ' V
Dr. Kerr on the "Pulpit and
PREACH THE GOSPEL
Pastor of tho First Church Says the
War Botween tho States Was
Brought on in Part by
A lorgo audlencs heard Dr. B. P, Kerr
proaoh Siuidny night at tho First Pren
bytorlnn Church on 'Tlio Pulpit nnd I'ol
Itlos"?a scrmon of tlio naturo .of a re
ply to Dr. J. B. Hawthome and others
who have oontcnded for an application
of tho Gospel to corront evell.
Chrlst was tried beforo Pllato, anld:Dr.
Kerr, for meddllng with polltlcs, and ha
repeated tho olinrgo mado at tho Judg
ment of our Savlour whon tho Jows crled
out, "Wo found this follow seduoing tho
jjooplo, nnd fonblddlng Uiem to glvo trl
buto to Caennr, saylng that ho hlmsclf ls
Chrlst, a King. Ho that makoth himself
a king epoakoth against Cncsar." But
Pllnto ncqultted him, saylng ho foiuid oo
fault in him, for Chrlst had told 1'llate
that ho waa a king, but that his klngdom
?was not of this world. "I como to bear
witnoss, ho saJd, "to tho truth." So It
w-ne that Pllato dcclded that Clirlsfs
klngdom was but a sect of Judalsm?a
roliglon. lt was a completod. splriVrhnl
Judalsm, with Its Messlah come nnd Its
In the second place, Dr. Kerr sold,
there wero two things that Chrlst mearnt.
First of nll, that His klngdom was not
of this world, not tx wordly but a splrlt
u-al klngdom. lt hnd to do Crat of all
with man's relation to God, and, nocntid.
ly, with His relation to his fellow-man.
It had no material rewards nnd piuilsh
ments and nothlng to do dlrectly with
worldly klngdoms. In tho second place,
lt was propngatod only by tho truth. Ho
como Into the world to bear witnoss lo
tho truth and thus establlsh His klng?
Tho commission to the church nnd to
the pulpit, said Dr. Kerr, Is to preach
the Gospel to overy creaturo, tenchlng
them to observe all things whatsoever I
havo eommandod you. Tho Gospel, then,
la whatsoever Chrlst com-mnn?j<d by word
or doed. In his life, tenchlngs, denth and
rosurrectlon. Tlio apostles prefrnhed no
polltlcs, but St Paul said. "I dotermtned
to know nothlng among you snve Jesus
Ohrlst and Him crucli'ie.d." And from
tlio Acts nnd tho Eplstlns we learn no?
thlng about tho government pollcles ot
The third point Dr. Kerr mado was thnt
tho Gospel meana "niorala and salva
tlon through tho blood of Chrlst"; morals
becauso his teachings and his book cover
ovory relation of life. as rulor, subjoct.
cmployer and employo, father, mother;
husband, wife, parent, anil child. The
Church, said Dr. Kerr, has everythlng
to do with morols, and must cverlast
Ingly preach tho nioral code of Christ,
But If a political party bo organized, or
government measuro adopted for a moral
reform, the ministers have nOtlilng to do
with the party or proposed legislatlon.
"Wo must go on as over." lie said,
preaching tho moralB of Chrlst's law,
ln concluslon, Dr. Kerr contended thn*
tho war between tho Siates wns brought
on In part by political preaching. In tho
chiirch men of all parties should come
together to hear tho Gospel of silvntion,
rlghteou-snesw, charity, and under tho
cros3 to have tholr passlons cooled, their
Wo havo as a natlon, eald ho, dlfllcult
quostiorts to settlo?cap4tal and lahor, tho
raco quostlon, and many othors. The
Ohurch must furnlsh men of broad pa
trlotlsm and. Christlnn character to set?
tlo theso quostlons, and this Is dono by
tfho preaching of the Gospel of Chrlst.
If tho puLp.it turn asldo from this, the
great o.nd only hope of tho natlon Is
gone, for tho Gospel is the power of God
unto aolration. and tho cross is tho only
thing tliat enn 11 ft up humanlty from
sln, dogradatlon and woe; tenchlng and
enabllng overy mnn to "love God with all
his heart, ajid his nelghbor as himself."
WORK ON MAIN STREET
FRONT OF JEFFERSON
Workmon yesterday began to improve
tho Moln-Streot front of the Jelforson
Ilotel by remodellng to somo octent the
front of tho building. Booms will bo
fitted up thero for so.mpllng departments.
Will Send Pricos Up. ^
The destruction of 300,000 pounds of flnc
sun-cured tobacco ln tihe nro of Sunday
night will havo tho efTect of stiffenlng
prlcea hero to-day. Tho Contlnental To?
bacco Company, by which tlio stock was
owned, will probnbly buy'honvlly to malte
up for tho loss, and this will servo to send
the market up to tho top,
PraoticaJly nono of the tobacco, which
wns Fome of tho flnest In tlio hnnds of tho
Contlnentnl, was savod. What Is left
of lt will probably bo bought up foi
IN CAMPBELL CASE
This Number to' Be Allowed Amherst
County Judge to Testify In
There Is still a great deal of tnlk ln
Icgislntlvo cftcles concornlng tho Camp
boll-Crnwford investlgation, which will bo
resumed hero on Fcbriuwy 10th.
It ls undcrstood thnt tho Committee for
Courts of Justlce, havtn'g charge of the
ense, has allowed Judgo Campbell flfty
wltnoSflOS to Btart wltli, nnd thnt ho will
bo glyon o'ven moro If ho sli.-ill deslro
them. Tho Indlcntlnns therefore nro that
tlio end of tho matter Is yot far ahend,
und tliat somo vory splcy ucenoa may bo
Judtfo Campboll has wrltten a letter
hero stutlng that upon tho oxnmlnallon
of tho rocords at Amherst It is dlscovered
thnt tho transuotlon relatlng to tho "pre
scrlntlon bottle," refoired to In the los
Uniony of somo of tho wltnessas as hav
ing been lonned to somo ono by Judge
Campbell, took placo befr.ro thn latter
went'nn the bonoh, nnd thnt tliorefora
tho eylden.ee waa Irrelovnnt.
Tho deposltlons referrod In na haviris
been tnkon on thn occasion nro anld to bo
dntod ln tho year IMM, which was before
Judge Compboll wus nppolnteil.
Lotlort. liavo beon received by Cbulrman
Southall from Mr. T, C. i'uyim, or Am
herst, and JiuIko Stephen Adnm.i, of
Lynchhiirs. correctlng cortnln of their
teHtlmony In the CAge, TIki fonnor's rr,r
reellon lelates to tho falo of lltjuor by
8. A, Day, and tlmt of Judgo Adatn's
Hpeclllea Juno HX, l!*rj, a? tho drito upon
which application wns mrrt? tn hlrn to
sit In the" Campbell r.ss.-iul, aa, Ncither
of Iho corieetlons 'uro ilieuglit to bo niu
?1 >mi? n total wrecY?could nol uleep or eat,"
irrltej Mr. J. C. Beers. of Berryiiniii. Crawford
Co., Mo. '? Fortwo years I tried medicine from
doctors but received very little bctiefit. I lost
Besh and strengtli. was tiot uble to do a good
Iny's work. I commenced tnkitij; Dr. rierce'?
Roldeo Medieal DI?covery, and when I hail
lafcen one bottle I could sleep ond my appetite
was wooderfiilly Improved. I have taken five
bottles and am atill Improvliii;."
The sole motive for substitntlon i9 to
perniit the dealer to make the little more
profit paid by the sale of less tneritori
ous medicines. He gaiiis; you lose.
Therefore, accept no substltute for
"Golden Medieal Discovery."
THE SPLENDID YEAR
OF GROVE AVENUE
RemarKable Showing of 330
Contributed By Each Mem?
ber of the Congregalion.
Tho arinunl meeting of Iho Grove-Ave
mie Baptist Church wns hold Sunday nf
ternoon. Tho occasion was a most Im?
portant ono for tho congregatlon, and a
large attendnnce was present. The re
ports eubmltted were encouraglng to a
hlgh degree, During tho yoar the church
has raised for all purposes $12,600- the re
mnrkablo showing oC $110 per cnplta.
The annual meeting of tho "West-Vlow
Iteptlst Church was held a short whllo
ago. Tha congregatlon starts the yoar
uut of debt. Kevlvnl servlccs will boglll
next Sunday. Tho preaclicr will bo Mr.
H. I). Garland, flcld secretary of the Stato
Commissioner Koiner Receives a Letter
Whencver a Western-; man calls upon
Commissioner Koiner aud has a
talk with hlra ln regard to
the advantages this Stato offers
prospeotlvo settlors, ho Is pretty suro
to niaka hls homo in Virginia. A conver?
sation with Mr. Koiner has been tho
nieans ot locating many Wostern men ln
this Stato. Tho Commissioner yesterday
received the followlng letter from C. D.
Culton, of Edgorton, WIs., which explalns
liself: "Probably you will remember ns
cnliing on you about two weeks ago.
Well, wo bought 1,700 acres near Jtock
C'nstle, ln Powhatan county, My brother,
with a good; man with him. will go down
and run tho farm. lt wo niako a suc
r.ess of lt thore will bo a grcat mnny
from this section who will buy property
In Virginia. I should lllto your aclvlco and
nfslstance about a number of thlngs, If lt
wlh not causo you much trouble."
OC couvse, the Commissioner answered
all of hls questlons at length, nnd gavo
llie Wlsconsln man all the lnformatlon lio
Morning Star Council to Institute at
Davison's Hall To-Morrow Night.
Morning Star Council, Daughters of
Amerlca, will ho lnstltuted at Davi'dson's
Hall; Wedncsdoy night Olllc.ors wero
plnced in norntnatton ;U tho meeting hold
last week, nnd will be clected nnd Installed
nl this meeting. Tho council stnrts off
with a niemborshlp of fqrly, nnd ns tho
charter llst will bo opc.n untll tho night
,if instlfution, it may bo swelled to over
A surprlso party was glvon Sunday
night by'.Mr. nnd Mrs. II. Jlreitstein. 118
East Broad Stroot, In honor of hls
iiepbew, Mr, Benjnmln Splgcl, of Norfolk,
managor of F. Jncobs TJoan Ollico, of
Mr. Benjnmln Splgel Is In Richmond
as a represeiitalivo of tho "Virginia Paivn
Urokers to look nftor tlielr Interests.
Tiio followi'ng wero tho guests present
Sunday: Mr. and Mrs. M. Splgel, Mr.
and Mrs. S. Stern, Mr. and Mrs. A. Al
porln, Mr, nnd Mrs. II. Davis, Mr, and
Mrs. A. II, Sehwartz, Mr. nnd Mrs. s.
Welnsteln, Miss Llzzlo Alpc-rln. Miss
/.elina D.avls, Miss Idn Davis, Miss Cella
Davis, Miss Esta, Alperln, Miss Fannlo
Mperln, Miss Pearl Ammermdu, Miss
l.ly.zlo Sohwirtborg, Mr. Josoph Splgel,
Mr. Ikc Merehant, Mr. David Splgel, Mr.
Ahiaham Splgel, Mr. Mcyer Schwurtz
A speech ln belialf of Mr. Benjxinln
Splgel waa mode by Mr. II. Hrellsteln,
followcd by llnn. 8am Stern, wlilch was
loudly applauded. Music was furnlshed
by Mnstor Mnrk Stern unH Josoph Spl?
Wants Accurale Roports.
Thft Baptist Ministers' Con ferencn yrs
'uday morning adopted a resolution mak?
ing Dr. w. T. Derleiix, ilio seoretary, the
illiclal nioulhplcco of the body. Cortnln
rfports glvon out inonthly havo-not boon
ileaslng to tho conferonce, which Intends
hereafter to tinvo nno man to spcak for
all, Dr. Coopor nnd the Ttev. Mr. Hoily
were appointed a mmmlttee to call on
ihe nowspapers with reference to tho
In the City.
The Rvo, C. T. Scnlfe, of Wondrurf, S.
C, nnd tho Itov. U. .1- Woodward, of
i.auiciis, H. 0,, uro tlie guests of Dr. W.
T. Derleitx, No. 23<B Bnxl NarehaH Street,
Mr. Woodward preached Sunday niorn
lug and ovealng for Dr. Dorlmix. On
Wediipsiay oveulng Mr. Scalfo will llll
tiio pulplt at tho Vewiblo-Slreet Church.
Married at tho Pnrsonago.
Mr. Francia E. Kaitglo, of Church nill.
iuirt MIs* Klla X. Uhlllow. of I'lilton,
wero iiiurriod ln tho parsonago <if 8t.
I'ntrlok's Church by Kov, Father Mc
Kiefrey nt 5 o'elnek yestc-rday afternoon.
Tho nowiy ninirled rotiplo uio well liiiuwn
uud lilghly cstuuiued.
JUDGE S. B. W1TT
Popular Jurlst Will Probably
Be Out Shortly?News
Items from tho Courts.
John Barbor was granled. rt total dl
vorco from his wife, Bmnui Barbor, ln
tlio Law and Eciulty Court yostorday,
tlio clepostllons and oV.donco havlng
beon conBldcred by JuiIro Mlnor some
timo ngo, Bnrah Jonklns wns grnntod
a dlvorco from her husband, Georgo
The condition of Judge Wltt, of the
IIustinRs Court, was reportod sllghtly
lmprovod yesterday, and It Is thouglit be
will bo down ln a. fow days. Jmlgn ln
grain, of tho" Corporatlon Court of Mnri
ohostor, will preslde lnstenrt of tho 111
justlco this morning, but ns tho dncltet
for this tertri hns been dlsposed of ho will
eimply udjourn tho court until noxt
month. Tho Jury waa dlHchaxgOfl yes?
terday by Judgo Mullen.
'Snmo old story," said an. offlclnl of
tho Hustings Court yesterday, whon
asked reRiirdlng tho failure of ccrtn.ln
mlriisrteni to roturn cotlfloatea nf mnr
rlnge nfter a Woddlhg has beon porform
?d liy tl.em. Tho matter hns been re
forred to limo nnd npraln ln tlio local
newapnpers, and tliero IsPnbsnhUely noth?
lng new In It, it being a woll-known fact
thnt ministers nro derellct in tliis dlree
tlon. However, tho statement tlirct n
wedrtlng may not bo a weddlng la hosh,
for tho court records show plalnly that
the proper Ucense lins been lssuod.
Tho January term in all of tho city
courts ls fnst drawtng to a eloso, and
It Is hardly prohablo that any clvll suits
or cases of Interest will bo gone Into thts
iveek. Tho dockets for the (Fobruar/ torm
nro qulto heavy and tho olucials will
flncl their hnnds full shoTtly.
Ladies Chose Officers.
The Loillea' Auxlllnry of Geortfe R
Plclcett Cn.mp, C'onfedcrnto Veterans,
held their annual donatlon-dny last Mon?
day, January 19th, nnd was moro than
pioased at tho gonerous rcsponso from
the public, Thoy wlsli to roturn thanks
to tho ftdlowlng:
Mr. C. J. Mallory. Pr. R. D, Crouoh.
Colnnol B. 1.. Mnury, Coionel Charlea T.
Loehr, r. IP, Winston, F. R. Falrlnmb.
M. C. Tlller, P. B. Ilatcher. Mr. Jnokson.
W. IX. Bover'dge. J. B, Stansbury. Mrs.
J. W. Cnrtor, Mrs. C. J. Johnson, Mrs.
Henry Schlllcra, Mr. W. IT. Boss. Mr.
L-uclen Jnckson. Gnorpe T. King, Mr.
Mussen and non, Cnp'.oin 3. E. SulHran,
Mrs. Charles T. Loehr, Mr. Stelnburg.
Mrs. Warde Botter.
Mrs. J. A. Warde, No. 723 West Clay
Street, who hnu boen very sick, is im
provlng under tho caro ot Dr. Lcwis C,
W. C. A. To Meot.
A Togulnr meetlng of the Church Hlll
bnrnrh of the W. C, A. will bo held this
a/tenioon at 4 o'clock nt their home, No.
?fi03 liast Franklln Street,
KING CASE DELAYED
Failure to Enter Orden Proves
Ground for Coniinuance by tho
Through clovcr work on tho part ot
Messrs. Hlll Cnrter nnd Wydhhajn R.
Moiedlth, counsel for ex-Alclenuan John
M. King, but purely on tcchnlcalltles, tho
trial ot tho caso oxpcrlcnced another de
lay yesterday, and tho lienring wont over
to tho next terra or the Hustings Conrt.
When the cuso waa called thero was a
largo crowd of lnterostcd citizens In the
court room, IiicIuhUhk many mombere of
the City Council and a number of tho elrl
Street Commltteemen, coiioagucs of Mr.
King. . Among them wero Councllmen
Curtls, Grimos, Pollock, Whlttet, Mills,
Glonn, J. M. X. Allea niul formor Alder
Mr. King was probibly the most dls
Interested person in' tho coairt room. Ho
boro the alr of a man who felt that ho
would bo exonerated. and smlled and
chatted wlui his friends, msny of whom
shook hla hanrl nnd Wlshed l.Im well.
Judgo J. M. Mullen presided ln tho
placo of Judgo Wltt, who la stlll con
flncdi to hl3 room. Ho -was called upon
to rulo upon several motlons, nnd the re
sult of l-.is ruling wns that tho coso went
over to next term.
The, llrst point raised wns that tho
grand Jury which brought in the ln?
dlctment wns not a IeR.il ono, In that lis
members were not qualifled votcrs UTider
tlio Constitution. Thia point waa prompt
Then tho point was rnlsed thnt tho
presonco of -Mr. John Winston. tho ste
nogrnphor, in the jury room, wass lllegnl,
nnd tho proceedlngs of that Jury were uc
oordhiBly ir.ill jind vold. Tlils point was
alro overruled, but Judgo Mullon paasod
upon it with somo hosltancy, nnd left tho
inferenco that ho rvould further eonsider
thnt point before making a flnal ruling.
Tho next motion made, 3>y tho defense
waa to quos-h the vcjilre.
The grounds upon which this point waa
rnlsed wero that tho Jury had not boen
pro'porly choson for tho trlnl cf such a
case, in tfiat the order of tho cnurt had
not been entered upon tho record ns pro
yided by law.
This proved to havo been tho caso, and
Jiulgo Mullen so hold.
The result ls slmply ono of delay. The
Jury has boen drawn for the next term,
but Cpmmonwonlth's Attorney Richard
son will nsk Judge Ingrnm to slt for
Judgo Wltt to-day, nnd ho ivlll nsk him
to di-nw a special Jury for Iho King enso,
and ho will seo thnt tho orler Is entered
upon thn record.
The caso will be cnlled ngaln next Tues?
day, tho day after thn grand Jury meots,
and will be set for somo rlny in February,
The Commonwcalth will Introduce some
new evidence at tho hearlng, but what
rnny bo its nnturo tlio Conniionwealth'a
Attorney would not sny, oxcept to men
tlon thnt the now wltnessba would bo
Rontlemen connected with somo of the
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