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AdvertisedHere Are for
Sale on the Easiest of.
103 EAST BROAD STREET
News of Petersburg
morning. Mr. Tt ?
". known ln
Ived i<\ threo sons and one ,1
l Mr. Tr, : lor waa a Conf- ?:? -
Mn Annie M. Gat< tvldot" ol
i ?:?? ,.-. G ?? iged abobt
irB and hlgti
largt ? li ot friends. dled very
i ?:?'.? nl ' ? morning at. 9:15 o'clock,
nt the resldence of her soh-ln-la*-", R
I.. Bowtnan, on High Streot. Her death
? a caua.d by hcart trouble, wlth
h hiit- had long .suffered. Mrs.
I'ate.s was horn at Harper'a Fcri ', and
for many years lived in Wllmlngton. N.
? ,:i!r- i^ survlved by flvo children?
Mi n. L. Bowman and Mlaa lulla V.
i atea, of Petersburg; W. K. Gates, nt
Ma on Gn.i A. P. Gates, "f Knoxvllle,
Tenn,, and George Gates", of Pennsyl?
Information was received by rela?
tlves and friends here of the sudden
death of Mr.-. Mary McN'araara at the
->-_?.*\ <&- jLf b^-sgi. ,
THE ILLS of tho American Indian, who lived closely to Nature, were
healed mostly with natural spring waters. Nature's remedies mado
the Red Man sturdy. Buffalo Lithia Springs Water is America's greatest
medicinal cure. It is a natural spring water, bottled at the springs
under direction of a competent bacteriologist. Corrects all disorders of
the Kidneys and Bladdei*. Eliminates any excess of Uric Acid in tho
system. Especially effective in the treatment of Bright's Disease,
Albuminuria, Cout, Rheumatism, Pyelitis, Cystitis, Gravel, etc
Write us for endorsements of eminent physicians.
Sold by leading drugoi.tta and mineral water dealera everywhere*
lfrxot on saleiti your vicinity, we will supply you.
Guaranteed under thc Kood and Drues Act, June 30,1906. Setlal No. 150J5.
BUFFALO LITHIA SPRINGS WATER COMPANY
Buffalo Lithia Springs, Va.
POWERS-TAYLOR DRUG CO., Distributors for Rich?
Let your selection be one of artistic merit and the gift bc one of'lasting qualitv. DO NOT
BE DECEIVED, BECAUSE LUMSDEN HAS THE REPUTATIPN OF CARRYING ONLY
THE BEST, THAT THE [NEXPENSIVE articlc is not to be found in their stock.
THOUSANDS OF ARTICLES TO SELECT FROM
From thc ihexpensive STERL/ING SILVER thimble at 25c to the DIAMOND MOUNTED
BROOCH, FESTOON, NECKLACE, SAUTOIR, RING or PENDANT at $1,500.
GIFTS SUITABLE FOR ANY MEMBER OF THE FAMILY. for the young girl or the
niatron, some more useful aml olhcn__Lrjore ornaincntal. but eacli distinctive in design aml finish,
-and of unquestionable qtl&lity, AND IN AN ASSORTMENT OF PRICES TO Flt ANY
VISIT THE LUMSDEN SHOP FOR A SUGGESTION
Compare thc Lumsdcn price and thc Lumsden quality aml your gift will bear thc Lumsden
niark. The best is issured.
731 East Main Street,
"Jewelers to the Southern People."
ANYTHING IN THE JEWELRY LINE.
Open Evenings Until Christmas.
ier daughtrr. Mrs. Edward
Richmond. She was the
lobn McNamara, of this clty.
iund dead ln bed. she is aur
??a?h oC Venerable H'?nn?.
Mi .'??tha Traylbr, aged seventy
,!i.<: at her home ln Mato
aca Sunday mornlng, after an lllness
of some duratlon. She -vas much cs
??: In the community, and ls aur
? ; ?-. |wo sona and two daughters.
Mrs, Mlllan Ia ? Myers dled yester?
day afternoon al hor resldehce on
T-errace Avenue after a long lllness.
Bhi waa the daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Charli '".'. Davls, and is survlved by
her husband and parenta,
Mrs, Carrie I. Gatea, -wlfe of M. W.
'late;-.. ,iietl last nlght ln her home In
West Washington SStreet. She wan a
Mlss Do Shazo, of Dlnwiddle county,
where she has many relatives and
frlends. Her husband. four slsters
a i three b'rothers survlve her.
Welconie Servlce In Church.
Tbe servlces In St John's Kpiscopal
Cliurch last nlght In welcome of the
new rector, Rev. Pembroke W. Heed,;
late of St Paul's Church, Berkley, wero
partlclpated in by a large congregatlon,
whlch Incltided many members of other I
Eplscopal churches, whlch were closer;,
In honor of the oecasion. The sermon
w.is dellvered by Itev. P.. W. Barnw.li
of SL Paul'a Church, and the clergy
who took part ln the servlcep wi n
!. c. b. Bryan, D, D., nf Grace
Church. Rev. .Mr. Ribble, cf tlu Church!
od Shepherd; Rev. F G. Scott.
D. D., and Rev. .1. Francls Ribble. of
.Mr. Ileed conducted the services
? :..-1(-i,n,i yesterday morning, an" i
in congregatlon ia greatly pleased
Mayor "Cameron to-day addrossod a
letter to President A. G. M. Martin, ot
the Board of Pollce Commlssloners
suggestlng that the pollce be Instructci
to prohlblt the firlng of tircworks dur?
lng the holldays on Sycamore Street
north of Washington Street and
Bank Street and tho business sections
of Bollingbrook and Old Streets, and
that dlacretlon bc given the pollce to
prohiblt thc use of flreworks ln th<
vlclnlty of oll wooden bulldlngs.
A Peep Into Ihe Fnlnre.
T.ev, George 13. Bookcr. 10 I>.
preachod to a large nnd deeply ;?ttcn
tlve congregatlon In Washington Street
M. E* Church last nlght on the. aubjcvi
of '?Wonderful Thlngs That May Hup
pen ln the Next Hundred Yeara." Tho
doctor took a prophetlc peep into the
future, and ln his own eloquent style
dlscussed changes that the slgns of
the tlmes foretell. Wonderful Im?
provement In agrlculture and In me
Other styles $10,
$17.50, $25, 5!o, $50,
Easy terms can hc
arranged with your
rlcalcr if desircd.
Don't let this Christmas go
by without getting a Victor or
Victor-Victrola XIV, $150
Victor-Victrola X, $75
Other styles $100, $200, $250.
Any Victor dealer will glarlly play
any Victor music you want to hear.
chanlcal Invcntloh, the progross to?
wards universal brotherhood, closer re
latlons between capltal and labor, one
religion. foundcd on character and not
on creed; a nobler and better soclety.
were among thc thlngs predleted for
Gencrnl Xe-m ln Ilrlef.
Gladya Gllls, lhe. white woman who
attempted to commlt suicldo Saturday
night by swallowlng a largo number
of antlseptic tabletf. was saved from
death by the herolc measures appllod
by ber physlclan.
Tbe Petersburg Savings an,l Insur?
ance Company haa declared a '.'i per
cent. dividend on Ita capltal stock for
the present quarter.
Englneer W. li. Splers, who was se
verely scaldi d about the legs and arms
Frlday night in an accident on the
Coast Llne road, Just outslde of thls
clty. Is reported us gettlng along fa
vorably at the Petersburg Hospital.
Ine;-. Randolph, negress, was aasault
ed and severely Injured on the street
Sunday night by some unknown per?
son. She wa? struck on the head wlth
a brlck and badly cut.
Tbe site for tfic proposed new base?
ball park ln thin clty hns not yet been
selected. Meanwhile the management
Is looklng for some good players fo:
the next season.
Ida. Clarkc, :i Prlnce George negress-,
Vith flve children dependent on her,
was sentenced tn thirty days in jall
ln the Poltco Court thls morning for
shoplifting at the ?*? and 10-cent store.
To Ile Trleil for Car-Drenking.
Joseph \Vhcelhous*\ a young whlte
man of thls clty, who has bcen confined
in tho Jall for somo weeks. was taken
out to Dlnwlddle Courthouse to-day to
be trled for robblng a Norfolk and
Western car at IVllson's Dcpot several
months ago. There are several other
cases of Interest on the criminal
MethodlNt Sunday Schoolx.
Tbe monthly meetlng of lhe Motho?
dlst Sunday School Association was
held ln Washington Street Churcli yes?
terday afternoon. P.eports for tho
elght Sunday schools showed an ag
gregate register for tho past month
of 1,875, wlth average uttendance of
1,355, or 72 per cent.
Rumor says that Petersburg ls soon
to have another large trunk nnd bas
Mrs. V. C. Nunnally ls suffering from
a slight stroke of paralysis. recelved
several days ugo. In her home on Hal
Ifax Street, but is gettlng along favbr
Herbert Eolld, son of Colonel E. M.
Felld, arrlyed in the clty to-day from
South Amerlca to attend at the bedside
of his fathor, who has becu 111 from
the effects of a fall. The colonel ls
better to-day than at any tlme since
A small gasolene launch belonglng
to R. S. Gllllam was accidentaliy sunk
ln the harbor thls morning. Caiise not
Shot In tbe Aukle.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch. 1
Wadesboro, N, C, December ll).?Bo
gan Gaddy was shot to-day by John
Trexler. Tho shootlng occurrod In
front of the Trexler home. ln tho north?
ern pnrt of the town. Gaddy was in
a btiggy with two companlons, and,
with his coriipanlons, was talklng to
Trexler about a recent trouble between
them, when Trexler flrod. Gaddy was
shot in the ankle, a palnful wound be?
ing intllcte'd, although it is not serious.
Roih partles nre whlte men.
NEARLY ENTIRE BLOCK
IN NEWBERN IS BURNED
I'oea Colu IMnnl Destroyed?Negro
Boy llienlvN UN "SecU?Whlte
[Special to The Tlmes-Dlspatch.]
Xewbern. N. C, December l'l.?At
C:30 o'clock Sunday mornlng flro broke
plll nll thc property of \V. 1". \\\\\
next to Tre-nt Rlver, and betwoen
South Front Street and Metealf. NJno
houses were destroyed, and tho en?
tire block, wlth tho exeeption of X. !?'.
Vincont's store nml thi" storahouse of
the llyinan Supply Co., was bui'Ilud,
The plant of the Cncu Colu Company
was completely destroyed. Tlie eutlra
loss to Hill wns about ?.r,,0n0, wltli no
Insurance, Vincont's store was badly
iliiinngeii by water. Tlie loss oii tho
i \m :i. Colu plunt ls nol known.
i.ant nlghl about 10:30 o'clock the
.1. )-'. Taylor house, on Natlonal .\v,
nuo, occupldd by Mr, Marshall, of thn
Ropcir l.uniber Company, was' found
td be Oll lire. The flames sproud, aml
tho new homo of ,T, O. l!u-tor wns
burnod, on tbe .north slde, aml thut ,,i
Henry tSptlng, 011 lhe south sido,
Pnrt of tlie furnlture in each IVome
was aftved, bul wns bmlly tlamagert,
Tlie lOSS on tbe lliree ainoiints to
nlioiii $15,000, whlch is pitrlly cov
ci-eil liy iiisuranc,-.
Robert Dcwuy, colored, slxtecn years
old, wns found ln a holo In a lot on
Queen Street ahout noon to-day wlth
lils neck broken. Tho boy was play?
ing, and hnd been dead about half an
hour when found.
Boso Nelson. a white mnn aboul
forty-flve years old. fell from n boat
at the Market doek tlils afternoon,
und was drowncd. Tho hody was
recovered in about ilfteen minuten,
und every effort made to resuscltatc
hlm, but wlth no effect. He leavea
a wife and tliree children.
Something in Leather, of
course, because anything in
leather makes a gift that
will last for years and be
DltBSS SlIIT CASES,
(DI.l,Mt AND Cl JT BOXES,
roi.ni.vr; coat hangebs,
I.ADIES' II \\n BAGS,
\ WITV UAGS,
II Wlll It i-; SETS,
Ig You had better come to our store and
select tbat gift.
703 East Broaa Street
Doll Shoes at
LEE FERGUSSON PIANO CO.,
119 East Broad.
It is better not to be without
ltepulrlne. Volclns and Gcneral
I.ot ua esllmatis for you.
Phono Madluon 6506.
Flfth nnd Grace Streeta.
This May Manton
in all Leather*
21 W. Broad
Come To-Day to the
213 East Broad
We can prove to you the wisdom of maklng your pur?
ehase from us. Our facilities gives us advantages which
will in turn bc profitable to you?in the terms we can off?
er and the large and varied stock we submit for your
213 East Broad
New Records always in Stock
Another Seriously Injured and
Expected to Die?Third
Makes His Escape.
iSpeclal to The Times-Dispatch.]
Norton, Va., December 19.?In a gen?
eral gun plny late Sunday afternoon
between Emmett Easterllng and I'u
fayette Easterllng, brothers, mnl Floyi
Nash and hla nephew, Irvlne Nnsh, tha
two Eastorlings and the younger Nash
were all shot. lAfayette EaaterllnQ
was kllled lnstantly, and lt la aald that
his brother, Emmett, cannot live. The
wounds of the younger Nash nre not so
serlous, but muy prove fatal. The el?
der Nash escaped wlthout injury. and
the offlcers have not as yet succeeded
iu capturlng him.
The shootlng occurred on the moun?
tain road leading from Wise to Coebtirn
and was wltnesaed hy a man by the
name of Dale. lt seema thnt the Nash
boys and Dale were passing somo hot
words, when the Easterllng boys came
up. They stopped for .1 moment. and
then proceeded on thelr wny. They
wore called to hy the elder Nash, who
opened lire ou them aboul the lline
they turned to como back. The tlie
waa returned by the Eaaterling boys,
with above results.
IL Ia said that something in the na?
ture of a feud had exlsted between
the two famllles, who lived In the samo
nelghborhood, for some time. Both
aidea wero expeeting trouble and were
prepared for lt. when Sunday afternoon
presented the opportunlty for a aettle
nient of Ulfferonces. The older Nash ta
aboul twenty-three years of age nnd
mnrrled. The ages of the oth,\r nar
tlclpants ln the affair ranged from
eighteen tn twenty years, and they
were all unniarried.
The Easterllnga were employed ln
the mine whlch was last week exploded
at. Tacoma, but were off duty at tho
tlmo of the disaster. Nash cannot sur
vtve the nlght.
.RRESTED IX ItOA.NOKE,
llnn Wnntccl In Wcat Virginia for Jlur
I iler Wlll Hctiirn Wltt out Rcqulsltlou.
ISpeclal to Thc Tlmes-Dlspatch.]
Roanoke, \'a? December 19.?C. E,
Walllngton, a whlto man, wanted at
Welch; VV. Va., for kllllng an unknown
negro a month ago, was arreHted here
to-nlght and lodged in jail. lle saya
he will return without re.ulsitlon. Ac?
cording to Walllngton, hla vlctlm en?
tered a rallroad tunnel at ttlg Four,
W, Va? and raised a pjiiarre] wlth some
negroes, who were working under Wai,
lington as foreman. When Walllngton
told the strange negro to leave, he
cursed tho foreman and turned to leave.
Wlalllngton says he throw n small stone
at the negro, strlklng him back of tho
I oar nnd kllllng him. Wfalllngton says
tt large number of negroes threatened
j to lynch him, and he was spirlted away
I bv friends.
NEGUO SHOT TO DEATH,
Whlte Mun Kllla Hln Vaaailant, Then
Siirrendera lo OHlcera,
[Speclal to The Tlmes-Dlspatch. |
Wadoaboro, N. C, December 19.?
Telephonlc advlces tell of a murder
across Poe Dee Rlver, near Alount Gll
ead, yesterday. Robert Boggan, wlio
keeps a store four mlles from Mount
tiiiead, .shot and kllled Henry Rusli, u
negro man. The report la thut Rusli
went Into the store, curslng and abus
Ing Mr. Boggan, who ordered the negro
to leavo ihe store. He ivont out, but
later roturtied ? and attached Mr. Llug
gun wilh a Uuit'e. and Mr, Boggan shot
him; doath reaultlng lnstantly. .Mr.
Boggan gave up to the offlcers uud. will
have a prcliminary hearing to-morrow.
Ciova <o i.cvingiou,
[Speolal to The Tlmeu-Dlspateh. I
Norfolk, Va;, Doeombor 19.?Hon.
Harry si Goorgo Tuclcer was called
to DoxlngtOll to-day hy tlie death of hls
nephew, .i. Randolpli Carintchkol. lle
announced on lotivliig thn' upon hla ro.
J turn aftor the hnliduys ho and hltj fani
i Ilt would pornmnontly occupy tho
Thom resldence, on Froonm-on Btreet,
\n I'litiiiiHiimiic Sportaiuan,
[Speclal to Thc 'l'lnies-l il.-.putcb. I
Norfolk, Va., Deuomber 19, ? ?ilugh
Chalmera, nroaldent of the Chnlniir
Motor Company, of Detrolt, to-day n ?
turned to ilie.clly froin tho False Capoa,
where he |ma been gunnlng for Beverfti
d.ivs. He reports th- bagglng of a
large iiualillty of wlld dtlCltS and KBOSI'.
Mr. Cliahuers 'ls Olltluiatastlc ovei tllVa
aeutiou as a Rtmnlne ground durlng
the wlnter inonUta.
W. Fred. Richardson,
PIMF.1UI. DIRECTOR AND
Mnln and Belvlderc Streeta.
'Phones, Madlson 843, day; Monro*
"Lucca Olive Oil"
IN EVERY P.WntY WHERE
CHASIE TRAFIERI, Importer,
Mml. l-'-O. r.im Went -.'.iiln St.
A. B. C. Capitol Wrapped Loaf
| "The best broad you ever tasted."
I Wrapped ln waxed imper?not touch
ed by human handii untll it ls served
on your table.
Bc. nt Your Groeer'n.
AMERICAN BBEAD ANP BAKING CO.,
0, 8. 10. 12 E. LelSb Street.
Minerai Spring Water
Ir Stocked !n '/llrlirnond by Owens &
Minor Drug Co.
PANACEA SPRING CO.,
Llttleton. N. C.
Miller Manufacturing Co., Inc.
South Richmond, Va.,
Sash, Doors and Slinds
Contractors and butldera should
have our prices aud cstimates when
liguring on any kind of building con
Sutherland & Cherry
Special?Odds and ends in Furnlture,
Iron Beds, Mattlngs. Stoves, etc. Cheap
tc closo them our.
310 EAST BROAD.
Place Your Order To-day for
516 East Marshall Street,
501 .West Broad Street.
Thc "BLUE CAR." Gets you there
and brings you back. Competent chauf
feurs. Reasonablo rates.
RICHMOND TRANSFER CO.,
Phone Mad. 46. 809 E. Main St.
Bates' Street Shirts
Used short titne. Price about ONE
HALF as when new.
LEE FERGUSSON PIANO CO.,
119 Eust Broad.
Direct Action Gas Ranges
Have No Equal
Sold Only by
Ryan, Smith & Co.