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ON THE SHOW
But Enthusiasm at Upperville
Was Not Dampened.
Excellence of Exhibits Was Never Sur
passed, and Events Were Pulled
Off, Despite Mud and Rain.
Local Horses Win.
(Preclnl (? TtiP Tlmes-Pl?psteta.)
UPPERVILLE. VA., June 11.?When
the sun rose to-dny the sky was almost
clear and the people of 'Fauquler and
Loudoun started to the Horse Show.
The rain overtook them on the road and
It has been with them all day. The
grounds wore covered with vehicles be?
fore the first event, a little after 9
o'clock, nnd all day tho grandstand was
pretty well filled. There were moro wo?
men than men among the spectators, a
curious fact very generally noted.
The rain fell almost without Intermis?
sion. At times the downpour was a per?
fect torrent. Yet nobody pretended to
mind and every eVent on the programmo
was pulled oft* as scheduled. The track
was muddy beyond conception, yet a
local person told me that lie had never
seen on this or any other track general?
ly as good performances as those of tho
hunters to-day. This Is true of the
jumping In every event. Colonel R. H.
Dulany, the veteran president of the as?
sociation, saJd this afternoon that after
making a careful examination ho was
convinced that tho horses shown this
year were better In many respects thnn
those exhibited any year since the or?
ganization of the club.
But there Is general regret that mud
provented a fair demonstration of what
the homes could do. It was plainly evi?
dent, after several jumping contests,
that the animals were well tired out.
It was a fact that tho crowd was not.
During tho high Jump event, late In the
afternoon, every good performance was
greeted with uproarious applause from
tho grandstand. The applause was deaf?
ening when Bachelor, Mr. R. Hunter
Dulany's horse, a homo-bred anima',
won in the heavy-weight hunter con?
test. Ixical horsemen were also elated
over the fact that in the open-to-all
hunters' contest yesterday afternoon Mr.
Courtland H. Smith's Tip-Top. which
took first places at the New York and
Chicago shows, only got a white rib?
bon here, an evidence of the class of
horses being shown.
The show will continue through to?
morrow, owing to the fact that the pro?
gramme could not be finished to-day.
But the attendance, oven with good wert
ther. will be small, as there will be no
jumping contests, which is always the
most popular feature.
Yearlings?Br. g. colt, Douglass Gibson
iwnor, won: black gelding, P. H. O'Gan
aon owner, second; black mare, Lewis
Strother owner, third.
Two-vear-old, heavy draft, mare or gel?
ling?Lizzie won, Henry Creel owner:
Bounce, second, E. J. Hall owner: sorrel
SeWlng third, Robert Fletcher owner.
Three-year-old, heavy draft, mare or
jplding?Fair won, George H. Slater own
sr; br. g. mare, second, Joshua Fletcher
Four-year-old. heavy draft, mare or
celdlng?Buck won, Douglass Gibson own
sr; Joe, second. Lewis Strother owner;
lack, third. Douglass. Gibson owner.
Five to eight-year-old, heavy draft
Black marc won, Henry SlmperR and
Sons owners: John, second, W. C. Skin?
ner owner; Black, third, C- M. Peach
Heavy draft, mares and foals?Lucy
and foal, Henry Creel owner, first; mare
and foal. J. T. Ross owner, second.
Fonv Jump?Santa Claus won, Neville
H. Whiting owner (one entry).'
Three-year-old. park saddlo?Income
won, \V. G. Fletcher owner; Midnight
Chimes, second, Rogers Bros, owners;
Eagle, third. P. M. Luttrol) owner.
Park snddle, four-year-oldH?Donovan
won, J. H. Chamblln owner; Major, sec?
ond, W. Lodge Bowles owner; Fauquler,
third, Logan Gibson owner.
Yearling" thoroughbred?Robert Neville
won: II. Rozler Dulanoy, second; Robert
Thoroughbred mare and foal?Robert
lightweight hunters?Lucy Sutherland
won, Courtland H. Smith owner; Torch?
light, seconrj, James D. Hall owner; April
Fool, thttd, -William F. Randolph own?
Heavyweight hunters?Bachelor won, R.
Hunter Dulanev owner; Ogeijjqult, second,
e.'ourtland H. Smith nwn/: Sklbbereen.
third. Court land H. Smith owner.
High Jump?Perfection won, J. T, Lind?
say owner; Satan, second, R. Welby Car?
ter owner; Midnight, third, C. T. McGuln
Four-year-olds, park saddle, over 15 1-2
hands high?Goldthread won, W. G.
Fletcher owner; Scout, second, IT. M
Luttrell owner; Overland, third, ?. A*
Five year olds, park saddle, IB 1-2 hands
high and under?Imp won, G. Zerega own?
er; Beauty, second, R. M. Peach own?
WALTER EDWARD HARRIS.
NEWS FROM CREWE
Dr. Crlttenden Summoned to the Bed?
side of His Dying Daughter-in-Law.
(Special to Tho Times-Dispatch;)
UKKWlu, VA-, Juno ll.-Dr. H. II. W.
Crlttenden was summoned by telofiram
this morning to the bedside of his daugh?
ter-in-law, Mrs. U. Temple Crlttenden, of
Portsmouth, Va., who Is critically Ul. Ho
left on tho early morning train for their
The revival services conducted by Mr.
Wood-ward, Of Petersburg, at the DIs
riples' Church ?row In Interest. There
have been upwards of fifty conversione:
Owing to the larpc crowds In attendati!?!'
It has been thought best to hold tho Hirel?
ings hereafter In the largo warehouse
near the church.
Heal estate is on a boom Just now.
? lot In the business portion of the town
and Juft In front of the Railroad Young
Men's Christian Association building sold
this week for J1.S55, The purchasers were
l.anfcavo Uros. They proposo to erect on
It a largo two-story hrlck building with
steel ?ront, to be u*ed as a store-houso,
work on same to begin at onco.
Several lots on Virginia Avonue havo
been purchased recently, and extensive
Improvements are being made. During
the past month It has been found neces?
sary to Increase the force of pulntere, and
still there Is a cry for more.
Mr. 0, L. Crampton has remodeled
and greatly beautified his Jewelry house
on Carolina Avenue. Mr. VV. S. Willis,
his assistant, is taking bin vacation In
Misses Ma^le and Carrie Ollis are visit?
ing their brother, Mr. Edmund GUIs, at
Miss I'attle Feathemone, of Hoanoke,
Is visiting Miss Annie GUIs.
Misses Annie Ph?nix and Lizzie Harper
are visiting In Richmond.
Success In Securing Money for Con?
(Sp?cial to The Times-Dispatch.)
BIBCOE. VA.. June 11.-The entertain?
ment In the Masonic Hull at Miller's on
the Sth by the Dramatic Club of Tappa?
bannock, and gotten up by Judge and
Mrs. T. R- B. Wright fur tho benefit
of the Monumental Association was very
successful and most? enjoyable.
This Is the. last of a serk-s nf enter?
talnmenie to raise money for the l'in?
federate monument in Tuppahannork.
They have already secured a large part
r"""-aii l'y lui. Il
fSn Solid Silver
and Cut Cjlass.
This collection Is ft notable
one, from the purely artistic
standpoint, and?as the season
demands?the prices are half
and less than half our usual
New shapes In Silverware?
rich cuttings In Cut-Glass.
This offering will strike ft re?
sponsive chord In tho purses
of all bargain seekers.
A visit no obligation to pur?
Cor. Second and Broad Sis.,
WILL BID ON TWO
Newport News Yard Will Try
to Get Both of the 13,000
(Special to The Tlmes-Dlspatch.l
NEWPORT NEWS, VA? June 11.?It
was announced at, the shtp-yaxd this
evening that tho shlp-bulldlng company
would submit bids on the two 13,000-ton
battleships for which tentative plans
have been approved by Secretary Moody.
This determination explains tho action
of tho local yard In bidding on only one
of the 16,000-ton ships for which bids
recently were opened.
Confederate Memorial Day was cele?
brated at Hampton to-day by tho Con?
federate organizations of that city. The
exercises included a large parade and
an .address by Stato Senator J. Boyd
Scars, of Mathews county. The graves
of the Confederates buried in old St.
John's Cemetery wero decorated.
John Bennett has been arrested and
locked up In Phoebus on the charge of
robbing the Adams Express Company's
office at Old Point of ?400.
It Is announced that the cruisers To
peka and Prairie will leave Old Point
Saturday for Baltlmoro to attend the
Agelasto So Exhausted He Made Poor
Showing Against Davidson.
(Special to Tho Times-Dispatch.')
NORFOLK, VA., June 11.?At the Ten?
nis Tournament to-day, tho contest in tho
singles was between Reed and Agelasto,
as to which one should meet tho cham?
pion, Davidson, of AYnshlngton. Five sets
were played, which Agelasto won as Col
lows: 7-Ij. ti-3. 7-9, 1-6, 6-3.
Agelasto was so exhausted that he
made a poor showing against Davidson,
who won easily. In the doubles Saun
der.s Taylor nnd Hugh Whltehead lost
to the champions, Davidson nnd Glaze
brook, as follows: 3-G. 6-4, 6-4, 6-8, 6-3.
Davidson won from Agelasto ns follows:
6-3, 6-2, when, tho contest being uneven,
was postponed till to-morrow for tho
championship of Virginia.
Mrs. Hardy won from Miss Gantt as
follows: 6-3, 6-2; but she had to play
good tennis to win.
Robert Sons, Alleged Moonshiner, Un?
der Arrest in Bristol.
(Special to ?he Times-Dispatch.)
BRISTOL, VA-, June U.-Rohert Sons,
thlrty-flvo yea.rs of ago, said to be prom
lnont In "moonshine" transactions in
Scott county, Vn... Is under arrest here on
the charge of having passed forged
checks, drawn on tne National Bank of
Bluefleld, \Y. Va.
These checks wero stolen from the blank
check books of tho Tug River Lumber
Company and he forged signatures pur?
porting to lie those of an officer of the
company. Sons, who operated under the
name o? Robertson, is said to have reaJ
lzed.J400 on these checke.
Mayor Spillman Re-Elected?Council
men Elected for Two Years.
(Special to Tho Times-Dispatch.)
WAKKENTON, VA., June 11.?Tho cor?
porato elections were held Tuesday, Juno
8th. John R. Spillman was re-olectecl
mnyor, and George Latham Fletcher re?
corder. The Cornicimeli elected were as
follows: Richard W. Hllleury, James W.
Jeffries,'William Martin, Albert Fletcher;
W, A. Garner, Dan. P. Wood and Henry
1. Mutton. Their term expires two years
from September 1. 1IHI3.
THE PORTRAIT OF
Will Be Presented at the Uni?
versity on June the
(.Special to The Times-Dispatch.)
CHAUL0TTESV1LLE, VA., June 11.
An interesting event that was not In?
cluded in the copy of tho University of
Virginia linai programme?, recently seni
out, Is the presentation of tho portrait
of Commodoro Mathuw F. Maury by
Professor William M. Thornton, on bu?
half of Mr. John L. .Williams, ot Hleh
uiond. and Its acceptance for the univer?
sity by .Prpfessoi' Francis 11. Smith. This
will occur at 11 o'clock on tho morning
of Wednesday, Juno 17th. tho iasl day In
tho commencement calendar.
It Ik estimated that there will bo ten
thousand u'lsltors at the University on
Tuesday, tho day on which President
Roosevelt will attend tho linai?. Excur?
sions huvo already been arranged for
from various points along the line of the
Chesapeake and Ohio Hallway, east and
west, and special rates will, in all prob?
ability, be offered by the Southern Hall?
The President, who will reach here
at 11 o'clock In a speelaj^ train over the
Southern, will nttend tho exercises In
the public hall at noon, when the annual
address will be delivered before the
Honorai Alumni Association by Judge
William Gordon Robertson, of Itoapoko
Va. The President has'consented, to speak
at thti hour and will also 'respond, to ??
toast at the alumni luncheon,, which will
lake place at 2 o'clock In the Fayer
weather gymnasium. Vbe 'banquet ?ver,
President Hoosr.i'olt wUi arlve?to Monti?
cello to Visit the. Vunb\of .loffrrson. Ttie
Monacello Guard, tho loiaL military or?
ganization, lias accepleit an Invitation lo
act as escort to the Pr?\ldi.-ut.
Two Engineers Return to
Work on One Lino.
PREACHER PAYS HIS FINE
Rev. H. A, Johnson Is Released on Con?
dition that He Return to His Family.
Trolley Car Struck by a
(Special to The Tlmes-Dlspatch.)
NORFOLK, VA., Juno 11.?Tho first
bleak occurred among tho striking ma?
rino engineers to-day. Engineers Green
wall and Mlnter went bae-k to tho Star
Pine Beach, of the Norfolk, Portsmouth
and Newport News Company. Tho engi?
neers say that they have gone on duty
at the new scalo of wages, but the com?
? any denies that. Tho attempt to run a
launch botwoen Sewell's Point and New?
port News failed, tho delay being three
hours In ono Instance. Tho company la
trying to mako terms to run to Old Point
with tho steamer Ocean View.
The truckers liad another secret meet?
ing to-day. They are dissatisfied with re?
cent odvajices In frolght rates, and are
supposed to be trying to start Independent
linos to New York and other cities. Much
more produco has already gone West
than ever went from hero before.
Rov. H. A. Johnson, alias Ross, tho
grocer, was released on the payment of
a $40 fine to-da.y, and said ho would re?
turn to Clayton, ?. Y., to his family.
The marriage of Wilson Loitering Smith
and Maria Virginia Wrenn occurred here
at noon to-day.
STRUCK BY LOCOMOTIVE.
A trolley car of the Berkley Street Rail?
way was struck by a Norfolk and West?
ern locomotive this morning at Woeid
Haven crossing, and only Motorman Park?
er was hurt. He went to work again.
Tho car was demolished, and tho escape
of the passengers was miraculous. Both
car and locomotive wore going slowly.
John Nordenblum, a nativo of Finland |
and a carpenter, employed by the South?
ern Railway, committed suicide Saturday.
His body was found floating at Pinner's
Point to-day. Ho had been on a pro?
NEW COTTON COMPRESS BUILDING.
The water front of Atlantic City, ono
of the newly acquired wards of this city,
will soon have new warehouses, a new
cotton compress anel more wharf room.
H. B. Harrel and S. C. Ferebeo, of tho
Norfolk Coal and Ico Company, which
purchased ? property In Front Street, com?
prising six acres of water front, are now
engaged in filling In this property, and
when completed building Improvements
will begin. On this property will bo lo?
cated a large saw mill, a coal yard, a
warehouse for the storage of natural lco
and an oystor house. There will bn two
largo slips, In which vessels will find am?
ple room to load and unload cargoes. Tho
cotton business of this city has been tbe
best this year since 1S90. The compress
of the Norfolk Warehouse Association haa
been worked day and night, but this will
be relelved when the new cotton masher
Is In operation.
A damage suit was entered in the Nor?
folk county Circuit Court yesterday by
A. C. Cromwell, sheriff and administrator
of the estate of Edward Johnson, ele
censeel, against tho Norfolk and Western
Railroad Company for $10,000 for the loss,
of Johnson's life. Ho was killed by a
train of the company's cars.
M. J. Moore, of Newport News, a con?
tractor, filed a petition in bankruptcy In
the United States Court this morning.
The assets are stated at $35 and the. lia?
bilities, ?riilofiy In Newport News, ns
51,231.12. Of the ?creditors there are of Nor?
folk F. T. Clark Company, $1B0; S. L. Fos?
ter, $50; Richmond, the Montague Manu?
facturing Company, $300.
SERVANTS GOING NORTH DELAYED.
Ten colored women who waited at the
Seaboard Air Line station all day were
domestic servants on their way to New
York from tho South. The appearance of
women In large numbers Is no unusual
sight in the station, these movements be?
ing made regularly. The only difference
between this crowd and those which have
gone on before is that this crowd was
more disreputable looking and wns de?
A. H. Llcklldor, a. graduate of Randolph
Macon College, who has been a teacher
at tho Norfolk Academy, has been award?
ed a Hopkins scholarship In the Johns
Hopkins University, of Baltimore. These,
scholarships, In accordance with tho
.wishes of the philanthropic founder of
the university, aro awarded to candidates
from Maryland, Virginia nnd North Car?
olina because of their character and in?
A CLEVER SWINDLER
J. T. Proctor Secured Considerable
Money Under False Pretenses.
(Special to The Times-Dispatch.)
FREDERICKSBURG, VA., June 11.?
J. T. Proctor, who Is now serving a term
In Stafford county Jail for securing money
from R S. Payne, of Falmouth, under
false pretenses, had also been practicing
his swindling schemes on others. It hau
just como to light that he defrauded
Mr. W. 11. Peden, of this city, of $49, and
secured an $8 plow from Mayor M. G, Wil?
lis, which he a Iter wards sold for $5, Mr.
Peden operates nn excelsior factory horo,
and Proctor claimed that he had ? largo
quantity ?if wood, which he would ship ut
nni'?i, und secured the $19 as an advance
payment. Ho has no wood at all. Ho re?
presented to Mayor Willis that he needed
a particular kind nf plow, which the
Mayor had for sale, to broak up sorno
hilly land, and stated that ho would
fettle for Hie plow as soon us he sold his
tobacco. Investigation showed that ho
does not own any land and hua no tobac?
co to sell.
The recent unprecedented heavy calne
have caused great damage to tlio grow?
ing cropa on soiiio of ? he? farms lu this
BOCtlon, and the high waters washed
it way many pillili?? und privale bridgea
and mill-dams, besides fencing ami cord?
Although the county election does not
lake place until next fall candidate? for
Ottica me looming up In every direc?
tion. Especially Is this true of Orange
ami King George counties,
HEAVY STORI! S
The Section Around Shirley is Visited.
(Special to Tho Tlmes-Dlspatch.)
0HIRLEY, VA-, June 11.?Heavy storm?
have prevailed throughout this section
for several day?. The farmers have
commenced cutting wheat, arni uro also
inning und Willing clover hay when
weather permit?. The com crop Is In fair
pondltlon, There seems to be a fair pros?
pect for fruit .md melons.
Mi"*. Henry St. George Coalter and
her daughter. Miss Aiiuiii Coulter, <>f
No. p North sixth succi. Richmond, are
the guests of Mr. M I>. Coalter, of Woy
The Misses Wood,.of Philadelphia, Pa.,
anil Miss Annie Grave?, of Grey Rack,
near Plkewvllle, Md., me thu guests nf
mim, Catherine Pputhat m Upper Woynn
" Mr. W. H Wilkinson, inumigli' of
liranch'* fintate ut Tcttington. lias pur
el,asid a portion ol old ll.urlhon farm,
"Tbe Rome." ?n this county,
The member? of 11?>- Bevine Society
or WMtovcr Church, met m High mil's
on .sminila.? last. After Ilio .buttine?? o|
the meeting wan disposed at refreshments
were served bv ii.?> Mis?es Cai'Uir.
One Seaboard Freight Crashes
TWO MEN PAINFULLY HURT
Mass-Meeting to Be Held in Peters?
burgs Express Horror at Massacre
in Russia?New Ceilings
(Special to Tho Tlmes-Dlspatch.)
PETERSBURG, VA.. June 11.?A wreck
occurred on tbo Seaboard Atr_Llne ^all
way near La Crosse, Mecklenburg coun?
ty, this morning, in which tho fireman
nnd engineer -wero painfully hurt, and
several cars dernllcd. The wreck was
caused by a freight train running Into the
rear of another freight train. A wrecking
train was sont from Petersburg and
tho track soon cleared.
Mayor William M. Jones has called a
mnss-mcotlng of citizens nt the Academy
of Music, In this city, Sundny afternoon,
June 14th, nt 3:30 o'clock, to express their
sentiments In regard to the massacre of
tho Jews ftt Klshlnoff, Russia. A sub?
scription to tho fund now being raised
will bo asked of the citizens of tho city.
No collection, however, will bo taken at
tlie meeting Sunday afternoon, but.a com?
mittee will then bo nppointed for that
The following vice-presidents of the
meeting have been named: General Stlth
Boiling, Messrs. R. P. Bnrham, C. K.
Bishop, T. S. Beckwlth, Ja'mos H. Bailey,
Dr. J. H. Clalborne, E. M. Clements,
Jacob Cohen, Colonel William E. Cam?
eron, C. H. Davis, R. B. Davis, E.
Elgenbrun, E. A. Hartley, Alexander
Hamilton, C. F. Lauterback, Charles T.
La'esltor, W. R. McKenney, George Ma?
son. W. B. Mcllwalne. Dr. R. D. Mcll?
walne, Judge W. H. Mann, Judge Mullen,
Bernard Mann, John O'Connor, Dr. J. M.
Ploasants, N. T.^Patteson, John R. Pat?
terson, James M. Quick's, Bartlott Roper,
A. S. Relnach, I. Relnach. A. Roscnstock,
Simon Seward, George J. Seay, H. ? P.
Stratton, R. J. J. hpratley, M. R. Saal,
R. B. Vaughan, Charles Watson, August
Wright, R, L. Watson, J. E. Whltbornc
and all the ministers of tho city.
Rov. Dr. Starr will open the meeting
with prayer, and addresses will bo de?
livered by Judge Mullen, former Governor
William E. Cameron, Hon. R. B. Davis
and Rev. George E. Booker.
The Norfolk nnd Westorn Railroad
Company, through Its counsel, Messrs.
Bernard & Townsend, in tho Circuit
Court this morning, withdrew its petition
alleging that W. S. McCanco had wilfully
violated the terms of an injunction re?
straining him from soliciting baggage on
the platform of tho Union Station In this
city. Mr. W. B. Mcllwalne represented
The steel celling for tho new church,
being built on the sito of Wesley Metho?
dist Church has arrived, and will bo put
In place In a few days. It Is expected that
the auditorium will be ready for use with?
in a very short time.
Mr. E. T. Chick, who died in Roanoke
as the result of taking an overdose of
morphine, formerly Hived In Petersburg.
Ho was a painter by trade.
The Ladles' Aid Society of West Street
Methodist Church conducted a "War of
Roses" in the church yard to-night for
the benefit of the parsonage fund.
Miss Florence Lnrraboe gave the last of
a series of piano recitals this affernoon
at 5 o'clock at the homo of her sister.
Mrs. E. A. Robertson, on Sycamore Street.
Many guests were present.
Mr. R. P. Wlllson, Jr., is spending
his vacation In Petersburg. He has been
teaching at Randolph-Macon Academy at
Bedford City for the past session.
(Pneolnl to The Times-Dispatch.)
FREDERTCKSBURG. VA., June 11.?
At ??? meeting of the stockholders of the
Upper Rnppnhnnnock Telephone and Tel?
egraph Company held here to-day. the
following officers were elected: President,
Robert Beverley. of Essex; Vice-Presi?
dents, Dr. J. Smith, Frederlcksburg; Gus
Turner, Caroline; H. L. Baylor. E?sex;
Directors, J. W. Parker, L. Sale, J. H.
C. Beverley, of Essex; C. L. Mothers
head. II. P.. Turner. Dr. Charles Gravati,
of Caroline; W. D. Carter. R. L. Blscoe,
H. F. Crlsmond, Frederlcksburg.
At a meeting of tho Mary Washington
Hospital Association, hold to-day, Sirs.
W. F. Coates was elected president of
the Association, to fill tho vacancy caused
by the resignation of Mrs. V. M. Flem?
STRUCK THE HOUSE
OF MAJ. ANDERSON
Lightning After the Residence
of the Attorney
(Special to Tho Times-Dispatch.)
LEXINGTON, VA., June 11.? The cor?
ner-stone of Palmer Academy, near Ox?
ford, Rockbrldge county, was laid to?
day with Masonic ceremonies. Members
ol Mountain City Lodge, Lexington, limi
charge of the services, and? District Depu?
ty Grami Master Robert E. Mutton ciu?
ciateli. Tho school has been liicoroo
ruletl as a private Institution of higher
oducation, Among the primo movers in
tlit enterprise Is Mr. J. Sidney Savllle,
for years Un- county superintendent of
schools for Rockbrldge.
The handsome residence of Ilia late
William A, Huff, situated on tlio south?
ern suburbs of Lexington, with four?
teen acres nf land attached, has been
sold io Mr. W. Henry Clemsnls, ? he
price paid was f,?,?,'? cash. Possession
will be given August 1st, and Mr. Clem?
ents will make bis home there. Thn salo
w:is made through tho real estato agency
of Moore ?i Moor?.
Invitations have been received here
from Mrs. 0. Al. Jordan, of Wlshlnglon,
D. C, announcing the murrlago of her
daughter, Miss Ella Mason .lordili, i"
In?. ? m niel ? Ihn Peiilck, Jr.. of Niciiolas
VllJe, K'y. The wedding will lake place
On Tin silay, Juno 30th, at tho coun'ry
placo of iba bride's uncle and aunt, Mr.
and Mrs J5, M. Acklen. near Elliott
City, M.I.. where Miss Jordan Is spend?
ing the summer. Tlio groom 1b a son of
Rev. 1). A. l'l'iilck, of Lexington, ami
Is now a promising young physician of
Mr i'bar?es w. Hnglns. of Rlaek'n
Creek, and Miss Rhoda E. Wilhelm.
daughter of Mr. John M. Wilhelm, of
Ken's ?'reek, were married yesterday In
l-oxlllglon, al the Methodist parsonage.
It v. J. II Light officiated.
Inning a thunder storm last evening
lightning struck ? chimney of tlio linno
.'..p?.? residence of Attoriiey-Gencinl Wil?
li.?.in .s. Anderson, situated on Leti li-r
Avenue. With the exception of taurin*
off the lop of tho chimney and sliglitlv
shocking Colonel H. C. Ford, of Hie Vir?
ginia Militar?/ Institute, who resides 111
the houso, ui- ihuuiLK-a wn* Orma.
Those Who Were Wedded in
the State Yesterday.
AN EVENT IN LO?DOUN
Miss Elinor Hutchins Becomes the Wife
of Mr. George Raymond Galleher.
Some Other Events of
(Special to The Times-Dispatch.)
MANASSAS. VA., June ll.-Little
River Church, In the lower end of Liiu
doun county, was the scone of a beauti?
ful weeldlng yesterday morning, when
Mrs. Sarah Hutchison gavo In marriage'
her youngest ?daughter, Miss Bllnor, to
Mr. George Raymond Galleher, of Hick?
ory Grove, this county.
The offerts of those who decornted the
church wero certainly crowned with suc?
cosa, for It was beautiful and resplendent
In Its decoratlonB of plants and flowers.
The bride w.ns atblred In a lovely gown
of whlto organdy, en traine, and flow?
ing tulle veil caught up with orange
blossoms, and carried a largo shower
boueiuct of white cnrnatlons. Tho maids
of honor, Miss Elizabeth Hutchison and
Miss Mary Gibson, sister and cousin of
the bride, irespectlvely, were also attired
In white organdy nnd carried shower
bouquets of pink roses.
At 0:30 A. M., tho wedding party en?
tered tho church to tho soft strains of
Lohengrin's wedding march, played by
Mr. Conway Taylor. First came tho ush?
ers, followed by tho maids of honor.
Next came the little flower girls, Mar?
garet- Wilson and Lucilo Hutchison,
ptrowlng the aislo with rose petals. Then
the bride entered, leaning on the arm of
her brother. Mr. George Hutchison, who
gave her away at tho altar. The gronrn,
with his brother and host man, Mr.
Henry GaJIeher, entered from a side
door and met the bride at the nlt*r.
where the twain were made one by the
Rev. C. Wirt TroJnham.
The bridal party retired from tho
church In tho reverse order.
The ushers were Mr. Ed. Gibson, Mr.
Ed. Lee Ish, Mr. George Purcell and Mr.
C. A. Sinclair.
Tho popularity of the young coupie was
expressed by the many handsome pres?
ents, both useful and ornamental, that
Mr. and Mrs. Galleher loft the home
of the bride's mother amid a shower
of rice anel the well wishes of th^ir
friends. They have gone to Niagara, and
after their return will make their home
at Hickory Grove, at which place the
groom Is engaged In the mercantilo busi?
C^ARTXJTTESVTLLE, VA.. June 11.?
Dr. Alfred Chambers Ray, of Eagle Rock.
Va-.^and Miss Carrie Leo White, of Red
Hill, this county, were married yester?
day afternoon at Trinity Methodist
Church, North Garden, the ceremony be?
ing performed bv the Rev. Dr. George
H. Ttay, of Franktown, Va., father of
?the groom, assisted hy thh Rov. Dr.
Henry Wise Trlbble. of the High-Street
Baptist Church, this city. The best man
was Dr. Robert H. Lnt'm~, of Ruch'.?:
tho matron of honor, Mrs. Russell Bar
gamln. of Richmond. The bridesmaids
wero Miss Elizabeth Garth, Miss Mvrtle
Wllholt, Miss Virgin Rodes, Miss Ethel
White, Miss Elizabeth Terry, Miss Ma?
nie Jarman and Miss Emfly Slmms, The
ushers were Mr. Dobert E. Waylnnd, of
Crozet; Mr. Eugene Rea, of Charlottes
vllle; Mr. Chas. Wllholt, of White Hall,
and Mr. William White, of Reel Hill.
After ?he receivlon tendered the brina!
party. Dr. and Mrs. Ray left for a north?
CHARLOTTESVILLE,. VA? June 11.?
Mr. Claude Victor ?Maupln, of Newport
News, and Miss Letta May Carter, of this
city, wero married In Charlottesvlllu last
evening at the residence of the> officiating
minister, the Rev. Bernard P. Smith, of
the Christian Church.
Convicted of Murder In Seconq Degree
and Given Seven Years.
(Special to The Tlmei-Wspetch.)
GATE CITY, VA? June IL?Tho Jury
rendered a verdict of murder In the sec
end degree this morning In the case of
the Commonwealth vs. James Barker.
Jr., and fixed the term at seven years
In the penitentiary, for the murder of
Dutch Neeley at Dufneld In March.
Charters Granted by This Body Yes?
terday?The Bay Shore Case,
Tho Corporation Commission yester?
day chartered tho Southern Advertising
Sign Company, Incorporated, with Edgar
Pohllg, W. M. Glazobrook and W. G.
Neal as corporators. The company also
filed a statement of stock Issue.. The cap?
ital stock of the corporation is 500 shares
of the par value of $100 ? each. Besides
this It proposes to Issue 151 shares o?
common stock, fifty of which are to be
paid for In money at par vaino and the
other 101 to be given In oxchange for the
assets of the present concern of the name,
Tho Kecoughtan Trust and Security
Company was chartered with .Albert
Rowo, W. J. A. Gumming, J. W. Rowe,
J. F. Rowe, J. B. Brltllngham, A. G.
Parker and E. M. Tennis. Tho capital
stock was not stated. Tho company pro?
poses to do a general trust and security
business In tho town In Hampton, Its cor?
porators being well known business men
of that placo.
The Poplar Camp Mining Company was
Incorporated with J. G. Brown, J. H.
Hurt. J. R. Shortt and A. A. Campbell
us corporators. Capital stock from $5,000
to Jl??.OOO. Tho purpose of tho company
Is to develop minorai Hinds In Southwest
The committee sat as a court for seve?
ral hours to consider two applications of
electric railway lines for permission to
cross other lines, but after hearing argu?
ment tho committee reserved Its decision.
Ono of these cases wus that of the Bay
Shore Terminal Company for tho right
to creiss the line of the Norfolk and Old
Point Railway and Light Company In
tho town of Phoebus.
In tho Norfolk ca.se Richard B. Tuns
tall, of White, Tunstall & Thorn, and
Generul Superintendent Gunn appeared
for tho Norfolk and Ocean Vlow Com?
pany and J. Edward Colo for tho Bay
Shore line nnd for the Chesapeake Trans
Hon. S. Gordon Gumming, of Hampton;
O'Ferrali ?St Regester, of this city, and
Mr. W. J. Payne, president of the New?
port News and Old Point line, appeared
for that company and W. J. Nelms, pres?
ident of the Hampton Roads Company,
appeared for that company? Decision waa
Some New Arrivals.
At the Lexington Hotel are these Vir?
ginians: H. S. Campbell, of Kredericks
burg; W. W. Page, Mr. Moomaw, Miss
Mary Pago and Miss Kate Jackson, all
of Salem; Rev. J? M. Pllcher, of Peters?
burg; Eugene P. Summerson and Mrs. 11.
E. Summerson. of Staunton; Georgo W.
Butts and wife, of Ohuckutuok.
At the Jefferson Hotel yesterday were
Joseph L. Kelly, of Bristol; John L.
Holier, of Norfolk; W. B. J.anghorne, of
Greenwood: E. D. Woelfe, of Norfolk.
Among tho Virginians at tne.Un'on
Hotel are O. L. Huffman, of Newcastle,
and M. Spiegle, of Woodstock. ? ,
At the New Ford s yesterday ivera
these Virginia arrivals; Mrs. L. J. Boil?
ing, of Newport News; W. G. Dlllurcl, < f
l'mllow; W, L. Blaiiton, of Caroline: B.
l>. GrlKSs. of Norfolk; J. W. Fleet, ?if
HESE Suits are of
latest effects, and
are worth $15. Every one
a smart, dressy pattern?
light and dark shades,
worsteds and some Blues
Right here we wish to
to say that this is an EX?
ment to come from this
store?especially at the
beginning of the season.
JACOBS & LEVY,
Dressers of Dressy Men,
705 East Broad StreeK
A hint for the night
Pajamas, 98c. to $6.
A HIGH TRIBUTE
PAID TO THE JEWS
Dr. Wilson Speaks of the
Many Great Alen They
Vcsterday's sessions of tho Alliance at
Broad-Street Church wero full of inter?
est and profit to those who were present,
The morning? service wns under the lead?
ership of MJssi Emma Bird, who In a
modest way told of her conflicts before
a full surrender was made.
Tho afternoon meeting was ?riven to
prayer for tho whole world, going over
each country specifically, Dr. Wilson
At S:15 the "Christians' Debt to the
Jews, God's Ancient People." was the
subject of Dr. Wilson's discourse, which
he handled In a most entertaining man?
ned. He cited the great men of this won?
derful race down through the mlllenlums
and centuries of their history. Among;
tho prominent examples given wer?
Moses, In Bible history; Spinoza and
Disraeli, the latter as a political leader
and moulder of tho national life of a
great sister kingdom. Among those who
contributed to tho best music of the
world were Mendelsshon nnd Beethoven,
both Jews. The doctor then referred to
the shameful treatment o fthe Jows by
professedly Christian nations.
A high tribute was paid to tho moral
character of the Jew, especially In the
home life, which was of a higher stand?
ard, than that obtaining In somo of our
Tho alliance meetings will continue to?
day at 10 A. M. and 4 and 8:15 P. M.,
tho latter being tho closing ono of the
. ? m
TRAIN IS WRECKED
AND CARS TAKE FIRE
Collision on the Southern
Road Near Danville and
(Special to The Tlmes-Dlspatch.)
DANVILLE, VA-, June 11?This morn?
ing about 7 o'clock the Danville and West?
ern train No, IB collided with a Southern
extra northbound freight train near
Stokesland, on tho main line of tho South?
ern Railway, about five miles south of
It seoms that hoth trains had right of
way between Danville and Slokesland,
owing to the failure of tho operator at
Pelham to deliver an order to the north?
bound freight to take the siding at Slokes?
land until the. Danville nnd Westorn hud
passed. Seventeen cars und both engines
were wrecked, taking fire Immediately,
Engineer Haley, of tlio Drinvlllo anil
Western, had a log broken nnd was other?
wise Injured. His fireman, Slltigerland,
?as also badly hurt. Engineer Womack
and Fireman Allen, of the Southern
freight, hoth Jumped, being slightly in?
jured. Brakemun Delahy, of the samo
train, was ulso slightly Injured.
No passengers were injured. The fire
department from this oily went to tho
wreck, mirrying chemical engines and also
one steamer, but It Is probable tlio wreck
ago will he entirely burned.
He Forgot the Order.
(Bpeclsl.to Tbe Tiwes-Plipatcb.)
GREENSBORO, N. (?.. Juno 11.?In Its?
account of tho wreck on the Southern
Railroad this morning near Danvillo, the
Evening Record, published hero, gives
tho following interesting Inside report of
tho cause: "The telegraph operator at
Pelham, It Is said, rorgot to deliver an
order to Engineer Womack to meet No.
;' at Slokesland, and this is responsible
for tne collision. He delivered an order
to tho engineer of tho southbound train
and failed to give Engineer Womack his
meeting order. He reported Immediately
to tho dispatcher's ottico In Greensboro
that he hod neglected to deliver the or?
der, piid tho dispatcher began calling
Stokifil.ind over the wire nt once, hut
Slokesland is a day office, ?nd the oper?
ator did not answer until two minutes
? ifter 7 o'clock, when he stated that the
northbound freight had Just passed that
station. The wrack occurred a few lllln
The Injuries of Charles D.
Keyes Proved Fatal.
CAUSE OF THE COLLISION
Train Neglected to Stop at Burke'e
Station According to Orders?An
Unknown Man Was
(Special to The Times-Dispatch )
ALEXANDRIA, VA? JuiTe "?.-The.
head-on collision on the Southern at
Ravonsworth last night resultod In tha
death at noon to-elny of Charles D. Keyes,
the railroad Insurance agent, who wns
riding on the north-bound engine at the
time. Engineer Mason Banadera, brillse?!
over the body; Brnkeman Nathaniel
Stanley, cut. In this log, anil Fireman A.
?. Johnson, colored, cut In the faco, are
doing weil to-day. The Injure?! trainmen
wero brought herQ at 1:30 o'clock line
morning. Keyes and Johnson wero <uir
rled to the Alexandria Hospital, nnd the
others wore conducted to their respective
homes, Keyes had been pinned down to
earth under the overturned engine for
three hours. All of that time he retained
consciousness. His right sido was terribly.
NEOLECT THE CAUSE.
It was late this morning before the
work of clearing theitrack was completed
and traffic resumed. An official of the
company stated to-day that neglect on
the part of tho conductor am! engineer of
the north-bound train to stop at Burke'a
Station according to orders was the cause
of tho accident. Burke's was to be tho
passing point of the two trains, but when
tho freight train going north reached
that station there was an engine on tho
siding, and It Is said that Engineer
Saunders mistook this for the engine of
tho work train, passing on at a high rate
of speed and crashing Into the south?
bound train near Ravensworth, three
miles north, Conductor J. C. Yochum, of
tho regular freight. e?caped by Jumping,
os did also Engineer B. G. Jennings, Fire?
man H. J. Keyes and Conductor W. R.
Poolo, of the work train. Mr. KeyoS
was returning to his home In thl? city.
He was a son of Georgo' W. Keyes, In?
spector of locomotives for tho Southern,
and was about thirty years of age.
An unknown white man was struck by
some shifting cars In the yard of the
Southern here this morning and killed. So
far on Is known there were no eye-wit?
nesses to his death, and no one known?
Just whon It occurred. He was found ear?
ly this morning dfiad near the track and
from Injuries on the body It was evident
that ho had been killed by the ears only
a short time before the discovery of his
body. There was nothing about his person
to Indicate his Identity, and no one who
viewed the remains at tho uniVrtakor'a
could remember having seen him alive.
He was about twenty-ilve years of age,
well dressed, of medium height, musculas
build, and had clear-cut features and a
clean-shaven face. The tag on his coat
collar showed that it had been purchased
In Richmond. A small sum of money was
found In ono of his pockets.
STANDS BY PRIMARY
?Judge Newman Says it is Popular in His
Former Judge E. D. Newman, of Shen
andoah. Is In the city and Is stopping at
Murphy's. Judge Newman Is here on pri?
vate business, but he seemed deeply In?
terested In political affairs as well.
"Our faction will nume no one for the
House of Delegates this fall." said tho
Jeluge. "but we are willing to support
any clean man that may be put up by
the other faction. We know the other
faction would knife any candidato wo
might name as they havo heretofore done,
so we de-em it useless to put up a man.
. Judge Newman, who Is a member of the
Stato Democratic Committee, Is an ardent
advocate of the State primary plan for
nominating candidates for ofllco and save
the people will stand by It,
An adjourned me'etlng of the State
Board of Dental Examiners was held in
their rooms at Murphy's Hotel yester?
day at 8 P. M.
The following officers were elected for
the ensuing year: Dr. jr. \V. Campbell,
of Suffolk, president; Dr. R. H. Walker,
of Norfolk, secretary and treasurer. Dr.
H. W. Campbell was elected delegate to
represent the Stato Board at a meeting
of tho National Association of Dental
Kxaminers to bo held at Aahovllle, N.
C. July ?Mth.
The thanks of the board were tendered
the faculty of the Medical College of
Virginia for the kindness and hospitality
shown the board In opening their halla
for the purpose of examining candidatesi
to practice dentistry In the Slato.
Tho board adjourned to meet at Hot
Springs, Vn., July 22, 1?03.
Cecelia Yachting Club's Outing.
Owing to the cancellation of tho excur?
sion train to West Point yesterday the
i:ecella Yachting Club could not go, as
had boon planned, but Instead they en?
gaged music and went to Forest Hill
Park, where they danced'until a luto
hour. About 7 o'clock the tables were ?et
and ? nice puppor was served. The
club presented quite a nlco appearance,
the ladles wearing write dresses with
white caps, while the gentlemen wot??
white caps and black suits. ,
The club is looking forward with great
Interest to the trip down tho river, which
Is to be made In the near future. II had
to bo postponed on account of the high
ROUND $1.00 TRIP.
Newport News, Old Point, Buckroo,
Ocean View and Norfolk, $1.00 Round
Trip. Cape Henry and Virginia
Beach, $1.25 Round Trip.
Two special fast trains leave Richmond
every Sunday?8:30 A. M. and 0 A. M.?
parloi' car attached. 8:30 A. M. trains for
Buckioe, Old Point, Ocean View and Nor?
folk via Ocean View. 9 A. M. train for
Newport News, Old Point and Norfolk.
Returning, leave Norfolk (Ocean View
Railway.? 7 P. M.. Ocean View 7:30 ?, M.
and Old Point 8:15 P. M? arriving Rich?
mond 10:15 P. M. Tickets ulso good re'
turning on C. & O. train leaving Norfol?
i P. M., Old Point 4:25 ?, M, and. New?
port News 4:55 P. M.
Pusseneers for Cape Henry and Vir?
ginia Beach handled on Chesapeake Tran?
sit curs, new elect rie Une, running every
half hour Norfolk to Capo Henry and
Virginia Beach. A delightful ride aloof
the coast in full view of the ucean.