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Miss Lucy Kord Wortham, of West
Franklin Street, will leave t..-.lay tu
spend some Hin. with Miss Eleanor
Llndscy, in New Hampshire Th? Llnd
seys have taken a camp on Lake Spof
ford, Now Hampshire, for the summer
months; and several Richmond girls
.will visit I hem there.
?Misv Mary Bell Bongefs, daughter of .
Mrs. George Bongcrs, was married to i
Rangford Long on Tuesday evening ?t 1
7 o'clock in [mmaniii i Beptlst Church. !
?it.-v. Lacy H?ge officiating. The bride's
gown was while satin, with trimmings !
of pearls and lu'-e, and she carried i
'Bride roses and lilies of the valley, j
Miss Odell Long, the maid of honor, wore ]
pink satin, and her llowera were pink |
roses. The flower girls. Misses Louis- I
Foster and Edna Arbln. wore white ;
llnuerle dresses, v ita pink ribbons, I
end carried baskets of pink swcel
.peas. Miss Grace Thomson was ring- ,
bearer. Th.. groom's besi men was
(Stanley Long, and the groomsmen were
< b orge Bongers. Jacob Long. L T. Fos?
ter ami V. O. Alexandria.
Mr and Mrs. Istus v. Ill spend their
honeymoon in the North.
The wedding of Miss Mattlc Eleanor
Martin, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. L J.
Martin, and Herbert I^oc Wethorall
took plnee on Thursday evening In
Orange, Va . Rev I'.. K. Staples olftcl
ntlng. The church was decorated In
panns and daisies The matron of honor
was Mr". R. C. Deane. und the yroom'r.
?b'.?t man was Weldon B, lierry. The
ushers were Converse C Johnson. Rob
?rt C. l>r?no. John L Wetherall nnd
Theodore O. ft'ott The brl le wore a
golng-away dress of tan. and her flow?
ers were roses. The -natron of honor
?w-jre lavender silk, with a black hBt.
lend carried lavender sweet peas
Mr. and Mrs Wetherall will ?,pend
their wedding trip in Canada. Niagara)!
rails and New York
Mr and Mrs. Nathan Roser.thal nn
fciounce the engagenieni of the,; daugh?
ter, Miss Rhona Rosenthul. to Adolph
Jai ohs. of this city.
CMf?? Hones Vleltlna Here.
Mrs H. B Sanford. of West OrS'-e
"Mreet, Is entertaining her cousin. Miss
il.ouisa llom-ii. of Clifton. Ohio Miss
Ql?ses will spend the summer In Vir?
ginia, later going to the seashore.
?>f ^ Irgtnln Inlrrpnt,
Mrs. Douglas Huntly Cordon, with
gier children, wir. leav? Baltlmor? early
Nn July for Atlantic City, where she
[Will ?p? nd a month and wh. r ? they
Will be joined for the wcok--nds by
?Mr. Oordon. Mr. and Mrs. tlordor. will
ijuotor in New- England ir. August ar.di'
'win spend some time at bar Harbor 1
Visiting Mlas MsrIII.
Misses Edith Waddlll. Gazeale Hunt
xu.d Janle Simpson, of Randolph-Mac >n
The Flour That
E BROAD ST.
: BIG STORE,
-'JL1. ... . ,
For Oil Cooking and
N. KI.KIN <fc SON. I NO.
(20 East Broad
201 E. Broad
Important displays of new Spring
lEuite. Dresses and Millinery.
DETROIT OAS RANGES.
OLD HICKORY FURNITURE,
SOLD ONLY I1Y
New Process Gas
Jones Bros. & Co., Inc
1418.1420 E. Main Street
See Our Windows
barne Quality Kvery Day.
PURITY 1CK CREAM CORP.,
Hopkins Furniture to.,
7 West Broad St.
Cash or Credit.
Taffeta Silk Parasols,
In green and cerise, long princess
handle and military tassel.
Woman's College, ore the guests of i
Miss Cornelia Magill Mists Magill and
her guests win leave on next Tuesday
for Old Point, whero tjioy will attend
the 55? t a Tan Alpha convention.
In nnd Clul of Tunn. I
Dr. Harry D. Baker has returned to
the city from Pittsburgh, where he went
to attend a meeting of the American j
Institut'- of Homeopathy.
Professor George II Thomas, cf
Grand Korke. N D , Is I he guest of rel?
atives Oll Qrove Avenue.
Dr. and Mr*. Harry Kellam and child
have returned from it trip to Berlin,
Mr. nnd Mrs. W. O Howard are tho [
guests of relatives In Danville.
Mrs Waeiieberg and daughter are ;
spending several weeks With Mrs. S. '
K Galibart, at 1/ong Branch, N. ).
Miss Witt .fordon. of South Hosten,
has return*.I to her home af'.er a visit
to friends here.
ArmlMe.Td Wellford returned last
night from the Virginia Mllltaiy In?
stitute 10 his home on Cathedral Place.
Marvin Comrton har left for his home
In Frederlcksburg, aft"r a visit to rel?
Edward Glover, who has been study-]
Ir.c lii Richmond the pas' winter, has
left to sperrl some time in the North. 1
A. Caperton Braxton li the guest of
relatives in Staunton.
Miss Eva Tomes ha? returned to tl-.e
city after being the guest of friends In
Miss Florence Easley, ol Houston, Is
visiting Miss Katharine Lancaster, on
Missel Helen and Ethel Heins have
returned to Richmond -ft' r attei. ling
school In Maryland.
Mrs. John Skelton Williams is spend?
ing the summer at Blue Ridge Summit,,
Mrs. Malcolm Bruce ar.J children are
the guests of relatives in Ghici^i.
Mce c*M 11?Brand.
(Special to The Times-Dispatch.)
Staunton, Va., June 21.?A beautiful
June wedding was celebrated Wed?
nesday evening luat before nightfall,
at the home of William F. Brand, In
Augusta county, when his daughter
Flora Cbr'atlr.a became the bride ol
Rsv. Kenneth McCasklll, pastor of the
Presbyterian Churches of Olivet and
Hui.1 City. The welding was pic?
turesque in its out-of-doors setting,
taking place amid the greenery of a
spao'oua lawn. There wore some un?
usual features both In music and cere- 1
mony. Uefore the bridal party up
pearcd, the wait was relieved by the,
rendering of several vocal pieces with
piano accompaniment, the singers
grouped on the front porch, A wed?
ding march ushered In the procession
of attendants who precede! the Wide.
First ten young women, fellow-mem?
bers of the bride in the Cosmopolitan
Club bearing garlands of Ivy and
Queen Anne lace?a striking effect.
These young women were Misses
Helen Patterson, Reba McClure,
Celeste Boyd. Luis Mann. Elizabeth
Kerr. Winlfrt-d Qoodwln, Nellie Shircy.
Alma Young and Nettle Dlckerson.
The bridesmaids and their attendants
were M'ss Bessie Brand, cousin of tho
bride With Arthur Wood; Miss Julia
Potts with Charles W. Brand, cousin I
of the bride, of Boston; Miss Beoua I
Caldwell with John Johnston; and!
Virginia llodge with Dr. H. F. White.
Hearing the ring came little M'^s
Amanda McCasklll. The maid of
honor. Miss Barbara Brand, bister of
the bride, followed. Following came
the bride with her father. She was
handsomely attire.I in white satin |
v.ith pearl trimmings, and veil of real
lace caught with sprays of orange
blossoms, and carried Lit France roses.
Th-- groom with his best man. E. F.
lldge. met the party at the improvised
.altar on the lawn, where the cere?
mony was performed by Rev. D. K.
Walthall. D. D.. of Waynesboro; and
Rev. J. <>. Mann, of Tinkling Spring.
After the ceremony an Informal ro
ceptlon waB held after which Mr. and
Mrs. Caaklll left on a tour.
The bilde Is one of the leaders
among the young women of the Tink?
ling Spring Presbyterian Church. The
groom Is a native of South Carolina,
who for several years has been the
pastor of two churches In Augusta
county, Olivet, near Staunton. and the
Basle City Church, and Is a member of
Li xington Presbytery.
lion's Trade llevlevt.
New York. June 21.?R. G. Dun's Re?
view of Trade to-morrow will say:
"Rarely are the reports from lead?
ing centres in different sections of the
country ?80 uniformly satisfactory. In
most rase- an actual widening demand
I- noted and In others there are clear
signs of preparation for an act'vu
fall trade. Tho weather Is Ideallj
favorable both for wholesale and re?
tail distribution of merchandise and
for the growing crops Tin' crop out?
look Is Increasingly f.-ivor.il.le En?
couraging reports as to acreagu and
condition caused a decline in cotton,
wh'le rains largely henefltted the
wheat fields, the winter yield not
promising to be larger than In the
earlier estimates. In addition to the
stimulating effect of the favorable
weather there is an expanding busi?
ness confidence. Great activity in Iron
and steel Is maintained with a ten?
dency toward higher prices. Copper
continues strong. A larger distribu?
tion In the dry goods trade is noted.
The demand for cotton Is better. Wool?
ens and worsteds are more active anil
higher prices are being asked by some
producers Raw wool is firm. Ho?
siery, underwear, clothing, clonks, suils
ami notions appear to be moving fair?
ly. Hardware, building materials and
drugs, oils and chemicals are report?
ed to be In satisfactory demand In
various large distributing cities.
Heather is very Arm."
? (Special to The Times-Dispatch.)
Harrlsonburg, Va., June 21.?Grand
Regent It. S. Stearnes. of Richmond,
was the principal speaker last night
at the celebration of the 35th an?
niversary of the founding of Royal
Arcanum. I.ocal spcakors were Rev.
n! O. Hammond. J. R. 3wltzer and J.
Paul Dutrow. There was a banquet
at Xipewner's. _i
Petersburg Council Makes Pro
vision for Settlement r>[
ODD FELLOWS' MEMORIAL
( hief Becomes Probation Offi?
cer? Additi? mal Changes
The Tirnes-nispatch Bureau,
Z BoHmcnrook Street
(Telephone 1? (?">>.
Petersburg. Va.. June 21.
The fomniDii Council at its ad?
journed meeting last night cloyed up
ail business of the Uscal year ending
June :'n. made provision for the set?
tlement of alt accounts Incurred for
this month anil ordered the carrying
forward to the new lineal year of ait
unexpended balances remaining to the
credit of the various (departments.
These balances aggregate approxi?
The Council also adopted tne
amended city budnet as sent back by
the Hoard of A Id er men. The nud
get, as originally adopted by the Coun?
cil, appropriated marly $317,000 for
running the city government the next
llscul year. '1 he board male Fomo
slight changes, leaving tn" iigcrngate
appropriations at M.-,">n 4'?. which
th' Council approved. The estimated
resources of the city for tar ensuing
llseal year are about SI*0.""", so that
at the close of the year there will
be an apparent handsome, balance in
A petition foi ?he Poard of Fire
Commissioners, asking for an increase
in the pay of the firemen, was re?
ferred ti, the Finance.Committee A
petition for an Increase of the pay of
the members of tne poile? fort--: will
be presented at the next meeting of
the Council, and the two w .1 be ron
Bldered together, with probably oth?
ers of like eharacter.
Petrr-t.urc l.ndee. So. 7?. I. O. O.
1" will hold services next Thurs?
day evening in memory of the dead
of the lodge. During the past four
years eight rnemherp of V.\i* lodge
nave passed away i-omsi'.ttee. con?
sisting of R. I.. Alley, James A. Al
frlend. J. r. Orlnstead, B. J. .-udgina
and K. A. Prince has bcen appointed
to make all arrangements for the oc?
casion Members of other lodges will
Join In the ceremonies, and tributes to
memory of the departed will be ren?
Chief an Probation Officer.
L'nder the new law which his just
none Into force. Chief oJ Police R.
Y. P.agland Is made probationary of?
ficer for the city o f Petersburg, to
look after the confirmed drunkards, the
nonsupporlers of wives and families,
lncorrlglbles. etc. Chief Ragland en?
tered on the duties of the office' this
morning nnd Immedl.v el" bad one
case in charge'?a man of confirmed
drinking habits, and who has failed
to support bis wife. Timely advice
and warning Were given the man, to .
Ask Your Doctor
You could not please us better
than, to ask your doctor about
Ayer's Cherry Pectoral for
coughs, colds, croup, bronchitis.
Thousands of families always
keep it in the house. The ap?
proval of their physician and the
experience of many years have
given them great confidence in
HAVE YOU SEEN
New Method Gas Ranges
Pettit & Co.'s?
Children's White Canvas
Button Shoes, $1.00
KING OF SHOES,
5th and Broad
Virginia* Largest Florist
and Sprays of un?
Phone Mad. ?30.
$8.00 to $37.00
ROTHERT & CO.
319-321 E. Broad St.
I . wnmon 4?1 /?aatnfSMaf, ? naooasa*
Beginning June 1, this store will close
1 o'clock Saturday and 5 o'clock other
days (or the summer months.
Sydnor & Hundley, Inc.
Grace and Seventh.
A Famous New York Cket Saldi
"X oould as easily do without flour,
In baking, as without Sauer'a Ex?
Unequaled for oakes, ices, custards,
puddings, sauces, etc
OIiumi ?od Wnuilte tb? aus
PrstMitS Sur rail Ids.
Sale of Men's
Men's 65c Balbriggan Under?
Men's 50c Meah Underwear,
long Hrawers 39c
50c Polin Underwear, knee
50c and 65c Check MusJin
Underwear, knee drawers, 39c
$1.00 Athletic Underwear in
white; sale price, 69c.
follow which may nave him. and oth
era like him, from sevi ro penalty.
\<lilitlnual Changes iu Diocese.
The following additional pastoral
> hange? In the Diocese of rtlchmond, it :
Ii understood, arc t , )>. made by the j
bishop. Rev. Father David'Coloman, of j
South Richmond, to be. transferred to I
Newport Newsi the Rev, Tather Waters, :
ot Newport. News, to be transferred to
Norfolk; the Rev. Father lirake, of i
Norfolk, to be transferred to south .
Personal and Otherwise.
A telegram from ?Jap.- May announces
the illness of II. A. Munt, a prominent I
citizen and manufacturer of this city. I
Mr. and Mrs. Munt went to Cape May j
a few days ago for the benefit of the
latter'* health. Mr Munt will be;
brought Itome. -i
The Rev. J. W. Rosebro. D. D., for- |
merly pastor of the Tabh street Pres
hytcrian Chureh, now of Tenne<ip*e,
"as In the city to-day on his way to
Dr, and Mrs I M B'jrke and daugh
ter, Miss Madeline I-iurke. have re- |
turned from Columbus Ohio, where Or.1
Burke attended the annual convention
of the Norfolk and Western railway
surgeons and read a paper. I
Alderman Wesley <i Andrews, of the
Fourth Ward. Is quite sick at his home
on Grove Avenue.
The .Sunday school of the Church of
the Good Shepherd. In Bland ford, was j
given Its annual picnic to-day at Rose?
wood Church. In Prince Georg" county.
Colonel Patrick, the United State?
engineer in charge of t te Virginia rlv
era and harbors, lias given orders for j
one of the dredge-"* now working on
the .lames River to be brought to
Pete.rsh-.irg to dred^? the Appomattox j
River anil harbor.
Mr. and Mrs. Georg? L. Moody have i
returned to the city from their bridal i
In the Police Court this morning the
ease of J. w. Rittinbei ry, ot Chester?
field county, under arrest on a serious
charge preferred against him by the
little girl. Maria Wilson, on Grove
Avenue, was continued for hearing un?
til to-morrow morning, at the request
of the defendant.
A gang of some twelve or fifteen
white and colored men. sentenced foi
crime In Norfolk, was brought to this
city to-day and sent out to join the con?
vict force in Dlnwlddle county.
There will be a big parade and cele?
bration at Wavtrly on the Fourth of
July in honor of the day. B. F. Live
say will be chief marshal, and addross
es "ill be delivered by Judge J H
West, Robert W. Arnold. Mayor Kllmar
tiu and Mr. Howerton. member of the
Legislature Antone Unter will deliver ,
an oration In German
A joint nic-etlng of the Board of
Aldermen and Common Council will be- |
held next week to elect a member of
the Police Commission to succeed Wil?
liam A. Bond, whose term expires on
July 1. Mr. Bond is a candidate for re?
The Civil docket of the Hustings
C'irj. will ho called to-tnorrow. and
??ates that ai< ready will be set for
Accepts ( all to nichmoud.
The Rev. Francis G. Ribble, formerly
rector of St. John's Churcii, and now
profi ssor in the bishop l'ayne Divinity
School, in this city, lias accepted an
invitation to till the pastorate ot St.
Andrews Church, In Richmond, durin?
the summer months.
MAKES ESCAPE FROM JA II.
Leeks and Bon Oo Not Deter Flne-heiu
lu Effort to Gain Freedom.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.] ;
Culpeper, Va.. June iL.?lludlnl, the
man of mystery, who laughs, at locks,
has a rival In Kills Flncheen. wnite.
who lias been Incarcerated in Jail hero
awaiting trial charged with larceny,
who. in an ingenious and unusual
manner, mad" i;ood his escape from
the mod-, rn steel jail here. He worked
the combination to the lock of his
dungeon, which parsed him into the
corridor of the cages, lie then worked
the adjustments, releasing the '.ever
operating Its heavy iron doors, which
admitted him to the office rooms of
the Jail. He then tore a hole through
the mortar celling of thi roosi and
reached t'he roof by the skylight, de?
scending by the water spout to the
rear porch, from which he leaped to
earth and freedom.
It is s-'id that this feJlo-.v mak.s it
a practice of ?eing Jailed and then
breaking his way out. Hurry calls
by tele-phone indicate that h? has
broken Jail in adjoining counties.
CHARGED WITH KIDNAPPING.
Former Bristol Policeman Arrnlgned
liefere Mayor Rice.
(Special to Tin Times-Dispatch. 1
?Bristol. Va.. June 21.?James Long,
a former Bristol policeman. Was ar?
raigned before Mayor Rice to-daj on
n warrant sworn out by John Warn
pier, who charged ihat Long, while
an officer, kidnapped him and carried
htm from Virginia inte? Tcnncssei
without authority. Wamplor. who had
been divorced from his wife. H'M
wanted In Tennessee on a charge of
contempt, for Slaving left the State
without mak;.-isr provisions to pay ali?
mony provided In the court's d-ccroe.
The case against '/Ong will be heard
next Friday. This is not the only case
In recent years in Whlc-h officers have
been involved In a charge of kidnap?
ping across the State line.
Jr. O. V. A. M. Elects Officers.
[Special to ThoTlmes-Dlspatch 1
Wrllllamsburg, va.. June 31.?Spots
wood Council. Jr. o. r. a. M. last
night < k)cted tne following officers:
Taylor C. Banks, councilor: J. A. Ro
sarth, vice-councilor; e. H. rrhctor.
recording secretary : Charles Fletcher,
assistant .recording secretary: J,
Morris, financial secretary; W. a. Bo
7Jr.rt.h. treasurer; J. F. .Randolph, con?
ductor; L R. Furgeson. warden; T. W.
Wilkins. inside rentlnel; e. e. Rndd.
outside sentinel; a. e. Griffin, repre?
sentative to the St.Tte Coun<"ii: W. It
stricken With Paralysis.
[Special to The. Times.lnspateh.l
Wilson, N. C, .Tune 51.? George D
Green. ex-Mavor. who was this week
appointed clerk of the Federal court
at Raleigh, was stricken wibh paralysis
at his home here, and gra.v? Team are
|?ntertalnod of his recovery.
KING AND QUEEN WILL
SEE HENLEY REGATTA
Before Races Will Be Enter?
tained at Greenlands at
B1 l.\ M\HQl ISK. DK FONTBNOV.
GREENLANDS. where Kins George
and Queen Mary are to attend
a Innen on party, a-s the guests
of the Hon. William K. T. Smith
and Lady Bather Smith, on July 6. he
fore going on to the Itenley Regatta,
and being rowr.l down the course tn
the Royal State Barge. I? one of the
most charming, places on the Thames,
about four miles northeast of Henley.
Its beauties have been enh.ineen by
its owner's purchase of land on the
opposite bank of the river, so a ? to
prevent its being built upon and thus
spoiling th. scenery for him. For
many centuries Greenlands beloi.g.-d to
tile d'Oyley family, and was the objr l
?' a atubuoin seige by Oliver Crom?
well, in the .lays oi the Great llcbel
It Kes In the parish of llamhiedon.
from which W. i". T. Smith's mother
takes the title of the Vlscounty be?
stowed on h.r at her husband's death
by Queen Vlcloi la.
The father of Mr. Smith, it may be
recalled, was one of the principal con
servatlve statesmen of his day. and
alter Disraeli's prumotlon to ti e Lord.-.
became Tory leader or the Commons,
where his existence was made a misery
for him by robi Is of his own party,
led by Lord Randolph Churchill.
Mit Smith at his mother's death
will inherit her peerage, and pa>a from
th>- Lower lo the Upper Mouse. Enor?
mously wealthy, and married to Lady
Bather Gore, voungost daughter of the
Carl of Arran. who Is the sistor of
the Marchioness of Salisbury, and of
the widowed Countess of Alrlic. Mr
Smith may besides be regarded as one
of the prln lpal and most powerful cen?
sors 91 British literature?novels peri?
odicals, and even of the dally and
weekly press. Like his father before
biin. lie If at the head of the great
publishing firm of W. II. Smith * Son.
to.- more tbau half a cen
tury enioyed the monopoly of the news
and b .okstands in all the railroad
stations of Great Britian.
This firm possesses exceptional fac?
ilities-, and privilege* for the convey?
ance of Its wares by the railroads
IF YOU ARE A TRIFLE SENSITIVE
About the. g|z? of your shoes, many
people ran wear shoes one size smaller
by shaking Into them Allen's Koot
Kase, th? antiseptic powder for the
feet. It makes tight-fitting or new
sho*s feel easy, -tnd gives res! and
comfort to hot. tired, swollsn. aching
feet. Try it to-day. Bold everywhere,
25c. Don't accept any substitute.
Juit Received new
htih-?ro> modele with
welt sole. Exceptionally
?eeemlnf to the ihort,
thick foot. ? ? wet. ?? to
the narrow foot. White,
nutrack: alee tao, sun
metal. *?ifn and patent
WE MAKE A Sl'EClALTT
or packing household gouds mi I china
I11-113-11S Went Ilroad Street.
-At Qreentree's _
For the Little Tots to the Grown-ups.
Snow Ball Ice Cream IVeezers.
The E. B. Taylor Co.
23 W. Broad Street and
lOll East Main Street.
35c Whisk Brooms, line straw.
You never sec t lie owner ol a
comparing with some other watch except
as a test of the other watch.
$15.00 and up.
Smith & Webster
Time Specialists, - - 612 E. Main.
Broad Rock Water
It contains the highest per?
centage of Llthia, the lowest of
Tot .-?I SolirU_
l?jHSs Pille In n?4 led ??I4 m^l.laVV/
boicj, ?Mied with Lluo Rl-.Voo. V/
yeerakiiows ki Eat. 3?<?t, Al?>r? R iV.tK*
SOLD BY DBUGGISTS EVERYWHtH
and ran defy competition in this mat?
ter. When the. readers employed by
the House of Smith determine th.u any
hook, magazlnu or paper. cdntalus ?;i)
thing they consider objectionable, tin y
rofer it to the head of the- tirm. and
if he agrees with their verdict, the
.publication in question is barrel from
the Smith new-stands throughout tho
United Kingdom, with the result that
Its sale and circulation are- seriously
handicapped, if not rendered almost
impossible. It is only fair to add that
this great power has never been mis?
used, and that the stlctest Justice, la
always meted out to the authors.
King Christian Is apparently destined
to lean politically towards Germany
rather than towards Great Brltlan, like
his two immediate predecessors on tile
tin on,- of Denmark:
This Is to he attributed largely to
the influence of his wife, a German
princess, sister of the Grand-Duke ot
Mecklenburg-Schwerin, and of the fu?
ture Ka-lsenne. in View of this, much
weight "Is attached in Knglsh official
circles to the fact thai since the be?
ginning of the new reign the Danish
> government has placed upon Its estl
I mates for tho Increase of Copenhagen's
war defences, a sum of no less than
$ 15,000,000, for tho development of tin
j fortifications cominahdlus the "Straits
[Moreover, contracts have been placed
I with foreign shipbuilding firms for the
I speedy construction of three warships
I of the most modern type, of several
I destroyers, as well as for that of a
? number of submarines. This uncom?
mon activity of Denmark is causing
no small concern In English, especi?
ally at the admiralty, whose naval cal?
culations with regard to the North
Sea and the Baltic will have to be;
, It Is probably because Constantino
, Brun, tho Danish Envoy In London,
I realizes the new relations between his
ountry and Great Brltlan, that h?
has secured his transfer to his old
post at Washington, where he spent
SO man;.- happy years.
Ho exchange:, what has always been
regarded as the most Important post
In the Danish diplomatic service for
one tra; is?from a Danish point or
! v|e,w?of quite secondary rank, and
l Whose salary and allowances besides
j are at least .'-0 per cent, smaller. On
the other hand it may he doubted
whether Brun has ever been perfectly
content at the court of St. .lame.-.
l"or he was seriously handicapped there
from tho very outset hy the fact that
his three Immediate predecessors were
men who enjoyed the < lose and inti?
mate friendship not only of the Dan?
ish reigning family, but also of King
Edward an?t tiue-en Alexandra, and
that he had been appointed to the post
In deference to royal w ishes.
Brun came to London a fertcct
stranger to the English royalties, and
without any particular acquaintam e
with the court at Copenhagen?thanks
to his long residence in this country.
Then, too. he Is a bachelor, without
large private means. whereas tho
other Danish envoys to England Were
rich, and their respective wives great
favorites with Queen Alexandra, this
being especially trim in the cas.
the late Mine, de Kalbe, a very wealthy
Englishwoman by birth. By King
Edward's advice, his consort ?as ac?
customed to depend in all sorts of in?
timate matters upon Mine, le Kalbe.
Thus, it was under the trees or Mine,
de Kalbe's beautiful country place,
i.uton lion, in Herts, that Princess May
of Teck, (the present Queen) pllghte I
her troth lo the late Duke or Clar. nc.-.
, elder brother of King George, while
Mine, de Kalbe also played an impor?
tant role In overcoming the many ob
j Stades in the way of the marriage of
the late. Duke of Elfe and the prin less
I Naturally Constantinc Brun felt from
(the outset rather "out of It;" and ai
I though until Edward Vll. s death he
continued to enjoy the eX>ccatlonal priv?
ileges accorded by the fTiigiisli court to
those envoys who represented reigning
families closely related to that of Great
Hritlan, he never had ?mite the same
.-tHtns as his predecessors, cither at
Windsor or In society, which of course
takes its cue from the- sovereigns.
So, all things considered, he will h,;
glad to return to a country where lie
loft nothing but friends, where ho was
highly valued, and where he will be
warmly welcomed, without the- possi?
bility of a doubt.
King Albert, ef Belgium, has de?
clined to accept tile guardianship ot
his aunt, tho e-x-E in press Charlotte,
Of Mexico, and the trusteeship of her
great fortune, which, ever since the
tune when she became insane, In ivi>..
was administered by her brother, King
Leopold, until his death. During thesi
forty-live years she has been Under
restraint In one chateau or another in
Belgium, for the paal decade In that
of Bouchout, near Brussels.
Tlio administration of her fortune
was a source of intense bitterness be?
tween Leopold and the Imperial House
of Austria, the ill-fated Charlotte hav?
ing become an Austrian Archduchess
by her marriage to Maximilian, brother
of the Emperor. For Luopoid. despite
the fact that much ot Charlotte's ]
money was derived from Austrian
sources, declined to give any account?
ing, or to permit anyone but himself'
to have a voice in tho control of ihel
King Albert has. however, changed ]
all this, ami after consulting with
tho Austrian Emperor, and securing
It la full consent, has appointed as ad- j
mlntstrator, Prince Earnest do Llgno,
who will keep Emperor Francis Joseph
fully Informed of all matters connect?
ed with the management of ex-Em
pfess Charlotte's fortune ,as also of
the treatment which she receives. j
Prince Earnest Is the only brother!
and heir to the head of the house,
who is tentii Prince de Eigne, of the
Holy Human Empire. French Prince
d'Ambllso ot d'Eplnoy, and a Spanish
Grandee of the lirst class.
The do Eignes do not belong to tho
mediatised houses Of Europe, yet it
is lo them that King Albert Is Indebted
for his throne, the Belgian crown hav?
ing been tendered by the B< Iglail peo- I
pie to tho prince's great-grandfather,
the eighth Prince do Llgne, in ls>3t),!
after their successful war for separa?
tion from the Kingdom ot Holland.
It was on the Prlnco de Eigne s re-j
fusal of the crown, and at his sug?
gestion, that it was thereupon offered
to Queen Victoria's unc.e, Prince Leo?
pold, of Saxe-Coburg. Franc?-, agreeing
lo the selection on the understanding
that Leopold, widower of Princess'
Charlotte ?n' Wales, should marry
Prlhcosa Louise oi France, one of th?j
dauglilei-.s of King Louis Philippe.
The then Prince de Eigne was moved
in the mailer by purelj patriotic con?
siderations, realizing that Hie inde?
pendence of Belgium would he safer ir
thus guaranteed by a King allied to
Great Brltlan and France, than by one
who had no such connections.
(Copyright, 1012, by tho Brentwood
Gift to Orphanage.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.]
Raleigh, N C, June 21.?The man?
agement of the North Carolina Metho?
dist Orplunage here has been ivotUli I
I of a $10,0.10 gift to the Institution by
, Mrs. M. J. Jackson. Of Kins-ton. Ii
I consists of a fa-rm ,n Greene? county,
containing 27s acres.
5TOHK ROBBED AT VAt'CLLSC
Yeggmen nreHk Open Safe and Mt-nl
Chieclcs and Cash.
Winchester, Va., Juno 21.L-The. gen?
eral merchandise store of J. E, Cad
Waller, at Vauoluse, Frederick ?
which contains Gso the Baltimore and
Ohio Railroad office and the P< st-oftlci
was looted early this morning i>? yegg
mea and four suspects are new linder
arrest. After breaking down the front
door, they worked the combination on
tha stcCe and secured upwards of $200
?worth of checks, 19} In cash and some
postage stairnpa, but rnorvs of the toot
has bean recovered.
The Gift of Quality
[a doubly appreciated. That elegancs
and fineness which characterize product?
of this store is recognized by all.
Richmond's Leading Jewelers,
Second and Broad Sts.
Marks Closing Exercises of the
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.] '
Alexandria. Va.. June - f.?The clos?
ing exeri Is.'s ot the episcopal Theo?
logical .Seminary of Virginia, located
In Fairfax county, west of this cu?,
were marked to-day r.y ordination
services In the chapel at^thm Insti?
tution. According ?o custom. the
bishops, professors, candidates for
ordination and their presenters robert
in Prayer Hall an., inarched in pro
ci ision to the (hup?"'. While the Pro?
cessional hymn, "Ten Thousand Times
Ten Thousand, " wa, -ng.
The bishops then tcoh. their places
In the chancel, while the pfofessors,
candidates and prc8onto.ru sat In the
choir. The .sermon wlta preached by
the Rt. Rev. Rob t -..range. D. D.
bishop ot the Diocese of Hast Caro?
lina. The deacons ordained were .Ion?
ian Ttdball Carter, of Went Virginia,
by the bishop ot West Virginia; tho
Rt. Rev. G. W. Pcterkln. D. D.. ana
George Victor Bell, by the bishop ot
Virginia, the Kt. Rev. Robert A. Glb
j sun. V. D.
Those ordained to tne priesthood
'are the follows. The Revs. J. Lewis
Tracey Glbba and W. H. fettus, by
Bishop Randolnl-., of :'outhorn Virgi?
nia, and the Rev. Hugh W. Sublet, by
the bishop or Virginia, the Rt. Rev.
Robert A Gibson, IX D.
The administration of holy com?
munion followed as a part of the Or?
dination service. In whlch'inc bishops,
those or.i.lined and ~ * rest of the
clergy, participated, 'i in whole ser?
vice was mdst solemn, and wag at?
tended by a large congregation. Dr.
llarryman presided at the organ.
Tho Rev. J. Harry Garner, a mem?
ber of tlo- graduating class, ordained
to the dlaconato by the bishop of
Washington, Dr. Hurdirug. on Trinity
Sunday, the second Instant, at Bethle?
hem Chap.l of the Holy Nativity
Cathedral of St Peter and St. Pauli
ash'ngton. D. C. Ho was first per
8*ti to be ordained in tho cathedral.
Tho Rev. Eawln A. Pcnlck will bo
ordained to the dlaconato at Sewaneo
next Sunday by Bishop Guerry, of
South Carolina. He will be assigned
to the church at Beunietsville, S. C.
The Rev. Mr. Garner has been ap?
pointed as an ass'stant in St. Alban s
Parish. Washington, D. C. The Rev.
Mr. Carter has been . appointed to
Ronceverte, w. Va. The Rev. Mr.
Bell will shortly receive his appoint?
ment from Bishop Gibson. The Rev.
Pettus, ordained to the priesthood,
will continue at Saltsville, and the
Rev. Sublett at West Point, while
it is expected that the Rev. GIbbs will
take charge ot the church at Forest
It'll. South Richmond.
At the alumni mooting yesterday
committees were appointed to con
sid .- the ad visibility of having a cir?
culating library for the clergy at tho
seminary, and for taking Into con?
s'... ration the question of holding a
conference for the clergy during the
summer Of 1513 at the seminary.
The Rev. Prank Page. D. D)., of
Fairfax, urged the alumni to advo?
cate the continuation of one of tho
electric railroads to the seminary, as
many hold that the seminary is now
In d certain state of isolation from
the centres of life, by reason of the
present iftlcultles on the part ot
many in reach'ng It.
?0 VEAOS fitPtrTATIOW'1
rvvarronted To Cure ]. " 1
ALL SUMMER SICKNESSES 6V8
.lohn P. llnuer. Pharmacist,
1215 West Main Street,
Park Ave. and Lombardy St.
TO VA. BEACH
Next Sunday morning and continu?
ing every Sunday morning until fur?
ther notice, the Norfolk and Western
will operate a through coach to Vir?
ginia Beach, carrying passctagiars to
thnit famous r* sort without diange of
.ars. This coach will be attached to
the "Atlantic Special.- leaving Byrd
Street Station at S:iO every Sunday
morning. The ICanrion Ka.ll" 'train
leaves at 5 o'clock, running solid be?
tween Richmond and NonfoUt. Tho
round tri-p tana Is only $1.60, and good,
on both trains._
BTheS GALESKI?^",C? I
? Main and 223 &- 11
& Brood StJ
is to make our Spectacles and
Eyeglasses absolute perfec?
tion, and each pair that we
make is our best effort to?
wards this idea).
West Point, Va.
Factory Sites; Fruit and Truck Farms.
For particulars write the Old Dominion
Industrial Company, West Point. Va.
Women's Handkerchiefs 5c
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