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Continues To-Day and Tuesday
Many additional bargains added to the sales t'? make buy?
ing additionally attfa< tivc for to-day.
Store Opens j ^ ^ ^ \ Come Earlv
q a tv? ^MinaTin^bo. ? 'or Choice
8 A. M. V )-.-?' Select ons
Miss l-aurn Miller, of Hlneksburg,
a . entertained at a ''forty-two"
? rty M?hday evening In honor of
: M<.'.-. Mis- M i:\-nrei I'll. ker. <if
Edford City The prlzi- was won by
ihiugt. Messrs. !.? febvn
imbiid; MeKanii, VaWter, lion
boiato supper was served on the in
at tiiti Springt?. The chap?rones w
Mn John vV. Williams, of ?lehnte
Mrs. James T. Williams and Mrs.
In tin- Sapphire ' ouutry.
w. H. "iioofnagic left Tuesday
st" n. sevei :i tveeks la th. sappy
country of North Carolina. IV
Hoofnaglo and small daughter, kit
erlnc Mosbi . are sp< riding some ti
with Mrs lloofnagli it tnotbei in A
land, wher-j they will lie Joined lo
> leliehknur r?-to i ke.
The ?-'hin.-- Mi - Jennie BtSj
Wefiuin*. and Miiio s Ou--r Carmejuji w&Z-j' I,
Sydnor & Hundley, Inc.
Grace and Seventh.
ROTHERT & CO.
Fourth and Broatf
Sale You Have Been Waiting
for Now in Full Blast
DETROIT OAS KA1VGI39.
A I,ASK t It 1.1 II ltir.lt VI nit s.
III.!) IIICKOIIV I'l PMTI III'.,
SOLU ONLY IIV
Are made in 2.1 different grades. Every
one a guaranteed timekeeper.
Smith & Webster
^Ime Specialists, - 612 E. Main.
silk. The ceremony was followed bv
i .1 dinner >i the Richmond Hotel Mr
and Mis Flclschkuuer will have their
borne In Twenty-seventh Street, Wood
Miss M Jit;? Campbell, who is sp"n i
| In*,- tin- month of August at White
H?lph?r Springs, expects t-. return by
W' >" of Itonnoke, Kahn, and Moni l<
thtfre to attehd a house patty given Ih
her honor by Mis:, Cofor, fornivrlj
; ol Bi dfbrd, but n.,w of thin city,
Oi en. I* Bragusso, of Jacksonville,
who is now residing In IhU i 11 ?-. left
Tuesday for Ashcvllie, N c. on ?>
pleasure trip of two weeks In North
' Co rollna
I Mr*. It. <: Campbell, l.<??? daughtei
, Orace, and son. R?ther, expect to
Motbrra' and < hlldrrn'n Bay,
Organizations Of women In thl?
mtinlty, the Association for th,
tiers as..- invited through Mrs, wn
m Rtiffln Cox, pfi-sldeht of the Co
ile.1 Dames, to be present on Moth?
s' and Children's Day, to b< eie
ntcU on Saturday, August 31. at Co
Mn elebrdtlon, oi the greatest in
est to women alt ovei the i"nited
? t's. will be In charge of lii? ? 1HI0
tie atlon of Women's Clubs, and a
a matter of cburst
l.lhrnr? in Women's rlub,
at the Woman's Club will be luat
club members; The club rooms and
rary has been rendered c
Va Fourteen t ? l. - of heW
the hotel, and a numbi r ..t
m S .".'i to 11 delightful re
The si i om| pi *ea 'v. r, won by Miss
Elizabeth Armistead, of Norfolk Coun?
ty, a:,.i Mi McGavnck. of |>ula ikl
Among those present wen th, follow?
ing. Mrs i: ?'. Gunther, of Norfolk
. Mi and Mrs. George Moaley. of Co?
lumbia, S. C: Miss Elizabeth Arm?
istead, of Norfolk County; Mrs W. I.
l-amerdtn, "f Norfolk. Va.; Mrs. Ern?
est Wood.id, of Norfolk. Miss jsu'
z?une Crawford, Columbia^ S. C.: Mrs.
Coulson. Sllddiesboro, ICy Miss Mci-y
Baylor. Norfolk. Va.; Miss Elizabeth
Baylor, Norfolk. Va.; Miss Rosalie
Baylor, Norfolk. Va.: Miss Johnson.
N. w Vo.h Mis* Tyler, Lynchburg:
..!?- James 1- M Caw, No: folk Miss
.Margaret Foege, Richmond; Mrs lohn
Fucgc, Richmond; Miss Neblett, Black
stone; Miss Imogene Gregory Kuh
In Honor of Miss Blngbnm.
!n honor of h. r guest. Miss Mamie
Ringham, of Richmond, a delightful
wat. rmelon feast was given Wednes?
day evening b< Miss Marguerite Sib
ley a| In r home in k?st Gpd, Newport
N.-.vs. Va. Miss Siblcy's guests were
Miss, s Mamie Ringham, "f Richmond
Luclle and Marguerite Batten and
l.y.He Minion, of Smlihncld; Ruth
Chapman. Myrtle Thompson. Susie
liarmoii, Pchri Ketchuin, Mabel Cades,
kthel Wilson and Addi.- Garratt;
Messrs Renn Williams, John inn. Ver
non Chapman, Barl Payne, clarence
Whitney, Herbert Voting, iMw -i.i An?
derson, Raymond Bitten ami William
Ml*. l.T?e?vnlng'? engagement.
Mr and Mrs. Alfred .1. Cliewhing
havi announced tin engagement of
their daughter. Margaret Kilon, to
Mab oil,-. .1. Bawling*, of Lynchburg;
Va., son of the late Lewis Porter
Raw-tings and Jeilia Scott. Raw lings,
The wedding will bi celebrateJ ilur
ilig October, i. the country home of
the bride's parents. Mountain View,
vi II.,i Spring*.
Dr. and Mrs B, V McCrny, then .vii,
Bernard, and Miss Virginia l..< Court?
ney left the (... to-day to spend some
linn in Waj'ncsboro, Va. r'rom thoie
tu. ) u tu g? i,, not Springs,
In mill t>.f Town.
Miss Burnett sublett. of "Forest
Park," Baltim. is visiting her sla-'j
ter. Miss Virginia R Sublet!, in 11 isli
Mrs. James Leonard ' i nk,- Is spend?
ing ?everal wicks in Rlvormorit.
i.ynchhtirg, as th.- gllCSl of Mrs. '.Vil
illim B. Harris
Miss Gertrude Lea. of Greensboro, i
the guest of Miss Majorle Lea. of I'.'l
Misses Marjofie and Hay Let have
Just returned from an extended trip
through New V?rie and New Jersey.
. Mrs. Thomas I'. Deltrlck an." dnilgll
tr, Miss Rhoda Deltrlck, have returned
from Huekroe Roach after a .stay of
Mrs. William Phillips, of Louisville.
Kv.. who was VlSltthft her niece. Mrs.
?lohn R. Oliver, of :.r.v West Orneo
Street, lias been called homo on ac?
count of the midden death of |i.r
father, Mr. N. W. Witt lion
Miss Allee Odell has returned home,
accompanied by Miss Carrie Tolcr. of
Baltimore. Both have heen spending
some time with Mrs. II. Mofmari Hirsch
blel, at IM.- rtuciwell Apartments,
Mr- E. M Pollard, witli h?r daugh?
ters, .Mis. William II .Minor an,i Miss
Glenn Pollard, will spend the jnte
suiumi i and ailtuinu at Illacksbun;,
Mrs. S l: Hair and l'ttlo son.
Brooker; m^j Marlon Bountree and
Miss Carrie Hair are visiting Or, and
Mn. Brooker at their country home,
Mrs. C li Cla) and daughter, Buth,
61 is. Addison Avenue, are spending
the remainder of the summer in the
inouuta'na of Virginia.
: cc I' Broker, who was
Virginia Beach, has returned
Mist Mar> Wright and Miss Ida
, Wright left li'.st week tor the ifiourt
tams to spend li.?ii vacation. Min?
Agues Wright :s spending a week In
II r ton Pet kins, a student of Smlth
ls Business Coliege, is spending
lenfy C. Froehling, who returned to
iiuiond to-da>. attii spending hli
>rrhefiy Miss Ellen
? ?f Baltimore and
ling their wedding
eek'a visit to I lev.
son at ttie rectory,
s. Edward Carter Brooke,
Franklin, left Atigust 1".
. .James W. Morton, ut
.. K i'iil?on, of 'Jfie? East
Street, returned yesterday
iestow-n, N. v.. after a -!\
dp. While away She visited
I'a i! iffalo, Niagara Kails,
Canada, and othei points.
Et ma, Ni tti< and Annie Al
Mi-s Hooper left ia-t week
r'thi rfi and Canadian tour.
A. S. Buford is visiting her
Fv Infanta and ^hildreu.
The K:hd You Have AlViV/s Bought
SA VE MONEY ON
Jones Bros. & Co.
141X-H20 E. Main St.
HAVE YOU SEEN THE
New Method Gas Ranges
PETTIT & COS/?
S^.i '??: Ha\ Hand Dinner Sot:- at
The E. B. Taylor Co.
J011 Fast Main Street and
2.> West Broad Street.
Wie M.tlVK \ SI'KCt.1 l.T V
ef packing household good:. And 'hlr.a
11 I-t l.'t-I IT, ? r?l BrllOd >-ircr?.
J. B. Nosby & Co.
Second week of our August
Blanket Sale begins tp.-day.
homo (Jimmy r.vory
PURITY ICE CREAM CORP.,
Great Sale of
Men's 75* Shirt i ? ? it PQ
style . Ot?C
Men's S1.50 Soft Shirts, silk
finished; salo (Tj
Men's50< I nderwear, OA
-<i!<' prir c . . . O?/ C
ther, Colonel John o. Ii R
inysldc, hear Lexington, \"?.
[Special to The Tlniet-Diapateh.]
Hampton, Vs., August 11. ? Heports
:> til- effect thtil the summer resorts
i. re not entertaining large cr?vj'ds of
Rl'.csts th!? teat a do n' t in any way
refer to B?ckr?e Beach. The season
iihh been the rm-n successful in the
history of the beach and midsummer
finds the hotel fllle d with guests from
oll Feetl?ns of t.".- country. Especially
is tliis true of Itlchtnortd people. It is
said that the season will run for at
lf??si Six weeks longer; and that reser?
vations have beeri taken in tin- hotel
for mat time.
Tht bathing, Hailing and fine boat?
ing on Chesapeake Ba> niak. this an
? piiclally ultra. ;.v.- summer resort,
ami those who have, been here In for?
mer seasons arc ffrSt to return for
the summer months.
Richmond peopli registering during
ti.? last week were William li. Zim?
merman, Hugh I. Lewi-, Mrs. Hugh It.
Lewis', Mast< r Lewis, S K. Bates. Jr.,
li. Tunnlaeu. C. 1 inhlaeu, B. Kervln.
George Gurry. Mrs. George Curry. Miss
Gurry, .Samuel M F Brown, Mr. and
Mrs. J. II. ?laze Mrs. T. E. Sadorff. p.
E. Dohcrty and Wife, Mh and Mrs. I'.
I. Solemhltz, It. Brown, Charles Talley,
T. a. Branch. II. C. Cl.uke, T. a. WhlU
hurst. O. L. Brunei.. A. Ji Montague. C.
II. Bealle. J. C. Booth, Mrs. W. E.
Haiiegrove, W. C. Haticgrove, Mr.
and Mrs. W. 11. Movers, Mrs.
(ieorge T. Nelson, C. R. Cooke,
George 0. Bealle. C. C. Pea
mnh; M. <->. Butler, William L Griffin,
George B. Blunt, i I KIriderwater, .1.
M. Sullivan, a. li. Glllroy, .1 li. Brad?
ley. Mrs. C. K. Howell. Cornelius Rdys
te'r, Isaac Held. Miss lP ssie Held. Mrs,
Isaac Held. Mits Beatrice Held, S
Calden, T. J. Tober, ,Ir? and wife. Miss
Nellie v. Ehrtght Miss Nell Lord, Mi*-"
Theresa Mackerl} Miss Alleen Lord
Miss O'Connor. Alien Cox, Mrs. Alten
Cdx, Mr?, a. Turner Mrs. E. Turner,
It. and Mrs. George Keesee, Miss Sal
P.- Ke.s^e. Mrs. Butler. Mis? Butler, R.
D. Cotes, vc. w. l'?ttrclt. J. L Suther?
land, Mis. Chanhlng Turner.
a jolly crow,: o: Louisville, Kyi,
people, who returned home this week,
after spending a month here were Mr.
and Mrs. Henry Burkhelm, Mr. and Mrs.
Allen Carte:, Miss Mletiora farter, Miss
<?tt'>. Mr. and Mrs. Edward J- Wat
:.-. Miss Barbara Watklhs, Mr. and
Mis H. L. Noble.
Mis. A. M. Val* and her attractive
daughter, Miss Cortnhe Valz. of StuUn
ton. arrived during the pan week to
Spend svycral weeks at the hotel,
From wniiamsburgi the followlne
part;, registered on Thursday: Mrs.
No: m ile Henley, J. Turnet Henley
Mr. and Mis. Eugene Irvln. of !:? idk
v.lie, N. C.i are among the latest ar?
rivals at the hotel. Mr. Irvln was
formerly a resident of Hampton, white
Mrs. Irvln was a Miss Henley, of Wll
I Special to The Times-Dispatch ] .
Heatnsvllle, Va.. August 11,?While
in Heathsville recently C M- Ward
stated the railroad through tho North
ern Neck was un assured fact. Th-3
people as a whole are greatly Inter?
ested in this movement, und earnestly
hobt t:.>- statement may prove cor?
a orps of workmen arc engaged In ,
tn. construction of un excellent road,
under the State's aid. from Buhdlck
i,. l, Us burg. The citizens in that Sec- I
lion .iiv greatly pleased with ti:? iri
pl i.v. i t made.
The atit?lrtoblle seems to still get ;:i
its work. One recently ran into
s Covlngton's buggy, completely
capsizing It. throwing him and his lit
tie Son out. almost demolishing th
buggy and Injuring Mr. CoVlnston.
Miss Nan Cuthbert entertained at her;
home on Friend Street yesterday morn?
ing In honor of her two attractive
nous,- guests. Miss Pegrani, of Char?
lotte, N. and Miss Boatw right, of
Danville, Va, The color scheme wits
tastefully carried out In pink and j
green, r'lvo liundred was played nnd
the prizes were won by Miss -1 iUa
.vi. ad.- Patterson and Miss Louise Gill, ;
who graciously presented them t. the
guests ol honor. Those Invited were
Miss Katharim .lones, McKcniin Jones,
iNeiili Sp oner, Emily atlllam, Kath?
arine Pegram, Alice Boatwrlghi, Louise
oil Leila l.assister. Sallle B. Donnan,
.HiKlellne Lemoino. Florence Stratton,
Lucille CousinS, Margin, t Hanks. Julia
.m puttcrson, sallle D. Hays, Alice
?Hoys, itannle Hays, Mrs, Robert Gii
[ Hani, Elisabeth Patterson, .lane Hates,
! Louis? Him s. Virginia Walker, ib-ssio
i. aii muss, Miss McSwene;. . r.lizah.-tu
Nichols, Carrie Davis, Qoode Whytnore,
; r ranci Thompson, Bessie Lyon, Co?
rinna Lybr., I'nnnle llftrwood, Nellie
Leuhcry, Mai-y M. Hanks. Mary tp.ode
Stedens, .Margaret Schmcrick, rannte
[S'ptelal to 'l lie Tlmcs-DI'pal
Ftiiftia Vlsin. Vn.. August 11
(i! Mrs A I.. Daniels was :lie i
(pilet wedding to-day. when her u.uigi.ier.
Mlna l ull, Beatrice Ware, irni married to
s. : c mi Horace Brookf, of the tfnlted
S:atf? \rniv. who ha* been stationed ot
Chn ttannega, Tenn. The ceremoiu ?.is
performed by R?iv. A. r. Hopkins. Jr..
easier of tin- l're?bjterlan Churcii, in the
presence of a few friends. The t>rlde was
ilresie.l tn n tan traveling suit, with hat
and sieves lo match. Mrs. rtrooks is very
popular I" :'"'s eily./ Seraennl ItronUs li
the son of Mrs. Nancy nieeks. nf Wash
Infton. They led ?,, (h? : o'clock trnln.
ami after a trip which will Include St.
I.,eiis. Ma., and fhn ?. innoei;?. T. n:i . Ihcj'
will make their home in Waitlilnstoh.
Or. I.Ovc Honored.
ispei iai to The Tlmes-Dlspatc i
Winchester. Va., August ll. Or. Wil?
liam ?. Lov,-. oni of the best known
physicians mil Surgeons of Winches?
ter, has heen unanimously elected pres?
ident of tin Virginia Valley Medien I
.lets*, the election having taken place
at tiie ouartorly meeting of the so?
ciety held a few days since in liar
rlsonburg. The society |fl now one or
Hie largest tn the State, and practl
can-, every county in the Valley i,><
tlon '?f Virginia is represented in tue
membership. During the meeting
papers Were r, ad by l>r. TlmberlakO.
of Baltimore! Dr. Hohen r. Rryan, or
KIChmoiirt, mil Or. Harmon, of Char
in I. \ MMMMIT. IM. FO.\TB.\OV.
MACLEANS <jii iioth Hilles <jf the
Atlantic will be interested dnjd
pleased to learn that on Sat?
urday, the -I of August; the chief of
their grand obi Clan. Sir Fltsroy Don?
ald Mttoiean, will unfurl its baniiur
untc more from the town of Duart
Castle. The obi fortress was lost to
the family on account of the loyalty
of the llfih baronet. Sir Hector Mae
lean, to tile cause bi the Voting Pre1
tender In 1"> ? and has only recently
been re-purchased a,nd restored by the
Present and tenth baronet, Sir >
t'oy. it occupies .? projecting rock on
Hie northeast coafit of the Isb- of Mull,
commanding the (.iHruiioo to tiie sound
of Mull from the o?st.
im.it in the thirteenth centur; . Its
most distin.tic- feature Is the great
oblong keep, which is o:: feet long and
Oo feet wide, with high massive walls
[of from 10 to 1". fe.-t Irj thickness.
Kast or this is the courtyard; enclosed
on the south and cast by a great cren?
ellated wall, ten feet thick an 1 forty
tect IMgh. The entrance gate uf this
court opens In the centre of the south
wall, is defended b. a portcullis an!
drawbridge over a deep, jfy foss-. and
Is surmounted by a sto;;.. shield r,f th.
Maclean arms. I'm- north side is closed
by the mansion, dating apparently
from the early .-e vent, . nth century,
heavy walled, and with windows set la
deep arciu-d em-bra sun -. having stone
castle well is situated, not in the . ?? -
tre of the courtyard its bni might i>s
pect, but in Hi- cellar floor of the keen,
and is cut deep down through solid
rock to a supply of water, as good and
as plentiful to-day as In medieval times
when It rendered this centra!! portion or
the defences practically Impregnable
And impregnable mJity enemies
found it, in both earlier and
lal.-r ages, the tokens of assault still
remaining in the sears of cannon shot,
some lew of which may still be seen
j embedded in the masonry.
Tne view from tile windows in the
direction of Llsmon- includes at low
tide the Lady's Rock, a crag to w hich
Chief La.cb.lan Maclean of Duart bound
his wife, born Lady Catherine Camp?
bell, daughter of the Bi -.r. 1 Duke of
Argyll, expecting that the rising tide
would drown her. but she was fortu?
nately rescued Just Iii the nick of lime
by some of her father's retainers who
chanced to be passing in a boat. The
? ? cue was k.pt secret, her husband
was permitted to hold the funeral e. ....
mony with which he expected to blind
th-- public eye, th" coffin being weight
ed with a baulk of wood, and the fol?
lowing year he was nlaln in Edinburgh
by the lady's brother. Sir lohn Camp
toll. .She thereupon married a kins?
man. Donald Campbell of Auehlnbrock,
with whom si..- lived happily for many
The founder of th.. Clan Maclean,
and the first of the name to ilgure in
historic record, waa Oilloan of the Rat
tie Ax-, who nourished in the r. Igh
of Alexander III . and w.-.s one of his
principal commanders at the battle of
IJirga against the Norsemen. HU do
scendnnts were! the ??sons of Olllenn,"
Mac GlUeans, or Macleans. They
fought witli Bruise at Rnnnorkburn;
i.iul at PI odd en Field the then Chlor of
the dan fell beside his King in that
circle of Scottish speari that resisted
till nightfall th" assaults of the Eng?
lish chivalry. The Maclean of Duart
wns prominent in tile movement un?
successfully promoted by Henry VIII.
to marry his only sou, afterwards Kd
W-ard VI.. to Mary Queen of Scots. In
the yr.m civil War th- Macleans took
arms for the royal caUUo under Mont
rose and the then chief. Lachlan. was
made a baronet by the King. At the
battle of Inverkelthlhg sir Lachlan's
son and successor, Sir Hector Maclean,
was slain, but not before many of his
clansmen had fallen, who sought to
ward him with their bodies, shouting
as ? <eh defender dropped. "Fear .lie
i..n E'achln." '?Another for Hector,"
when another man would step
forward, crying. "Ban air son
Kachln.' "Death for Hector.' It
is this instance of the heroic devo?
tion of clansmen for their chief, that
Sir Walt, r Sett makes use of in "The
Pair Maid of Perth." when he describes i
t . combat between the champions of
the rival clans Chattan and Quhole, in
the present. of the King?a combat
that took place, however, several cell- \
Sir Hector, the fifth baronet, who lust
possession of Castle Duart for his loy?
alty to the Stuarts, was out in the ris- I
Ines of both 1T1.. and 17 1.".. and fbtight
at Cuiloden at the head of R?? clans-!
men. Taken prisoner on the fluid, ho :
P issed several years of captivity in j
the Tower of London, to bo eventually I
liberated by the "Act of Grace/' und |
die in exile at Rome.
The present Chief of the Clan. Sir j
ritzroy Donald .Maclean, Is. ilka his;
tornears, a gallant soldier; a veteran i
cavalry othcejr of the Crimean vviir,
while his eldest son Hector, j.s Lieu?
t-bant Col.1 commanding a battalion
of the Scots Guard. Another son. .lohn,
fell in battle in thu South African M ar.
and the third son is a Commander Of
the Royal NaVy. Sir Filzroy'a sisters!
are til'! widowed L'dy Hood of Avalon,
an.i d^ady Llilngalock, whose son, the
lion, Charles Rose. the well-known
aviator, lost his life through an acci?
dent to his machine two years ago.
A number of tin Macleans atter the
ia it Stuart ilsing sought fortune and
ti me in foreign < innen. One attained
the rank of Held marshal In Portugal
rind was Governor >'f Lisbon In 1773,
whll, In* brother was at tin- same
time Governor of the Portugese pro?
vince of Estrelnadtira, In more recent
nines we have sir Harry Maclean, tiie
Kaid or pommahder-ln-chiof of the
.Moorish army for ninny years, and Bs
stich responsible for what little civili?
sation Morocco can boast. He was
I. rmerly Captain of th.- 6Vth Regiment
of infantry in the British army, ... rved
as a member of the Red Rlvi i expedi?
tion in Canada under Lord U'olSClOy,
and while stationed at Gibraltar quitt?
ed the English service to take, com?
mand of the late Sultan of Moroc 6'S
DOdy-guard, being advanced in course
of time to the position of gen
, rnllsslmo. He had a good deal of do?
mestic troubli . in f.ici it was his un?
fortunate marriage to a native of Cib
lilt i - a "Scorpion of the Rock" as the
Spanish contemptuously say-named
Catherine foe. that led him to trans?
fer his services to the Sultan, for the
Social position of the woman was such,
both prior and subsequent to his mar
ringe, that nobody at Gibraltar, und
none of the European ladies at Tan?
gier, would censehl to bold intercourse
wttli lot. Some ye,ir.s ago sir Marry
was compelle I to divorce her In Lon?
don, his own daughters testttying
against her. the co-respondent being
a fornnr KngllSll army OltlCCr hntvteil
Spencer Lewis Mortimer.
Sir Harry, who owes his title to the I
is night Commnndershlp of Ihe Order
of SU Michael und St. OeorgO be- j
stowed hv King Edward 1n 1901; never
found it necessary to become a Mos-j
lent Iti order to strengthen his position |
In M?roi. and although the Moors |
u ? pi rhnps the most fanatical or the
rot lowers of the Prophet, the fact thatl
Church or Scotland, never seemed to In?
terfere with their excellent relations'
with this lint old Scot. Only one- did
he encounter any unrrlendly treatment j
cry he was captured by the brigand
cn'el and rebel It?lsuli, and dotalned
by hlrn for, several months In captivity
tintII ransomed?nn by the British
government, or by the Sultan of
Mot.eo. but by the Ancient Guild ol
Ironmongers of London, from a lund
bequeathed to them 200 years ago by a
very wealthy London Ironmonger,
Thomas Betton by name, "to hi held in
trust for the purpose of the itcdcmp
tlon of British slaves In Turkey or
narbary.'' Tlte last payment for re?
demption Of such captives was made in
i wa, n the .Mediterranean became
practically treed from corsairs, in,
lund having largely accumulate I In the
meantime, the Government Charity
Commissioners attempted to obtain
? ii frol of the money, by due process of
law. on the ground that there wei'e no
longer any captives to be redeemed.
But the capture of Sir Harry Maclean
came Just in the nick of time to enable
tn, Ironmongers Company to prove
that there was still a use for the be
?iui ? as devised by the testator, and
j the claim of tiie charity Commissioners
was d< f...it eil.
I (Copyright) 1912, by the Hrentwood
ASHLAND NEWS NOTES
A.ihlnnd. V.l., August 11.?The Han
over Troop Assbi latlon will hold its
annual picnic on Tuesday, August 13,
at Ashlund Park. The veterans and
'iieir sons arg Invited to attend. Hon.
s. \V. Williams, Attorney ?General of
Virginia, Will make the address.
Mr. and Mrs. liobert P.ennolds and
Ml*s Nellie Retinoids liave returned
from Atlantic City, and are guests of
Mr. IS. lt. Addison at his summer home.
Janus C HughcS, who has been in
Detroit. Mich., for several weeks, has
Mr. and Mis. W. C. Blanton and Mr.
and Mrs. W. i.. Kay have returned from
an automobile trip to Old Point.
Mr and Mrs. W. L? Blunt and chil?
dren, of Richmond, are guests of Mr.
ami Mrs. <". r. Deiaruc.
Miss Helen Totley, of Petersburg,
is visiting Miss Agnes Wright.
Mr. and -Mrs i i. Merrltt Motley will
return this week to their home tn
Mr. ami Mrs. Schooler Fox have re?
turned from a visit to Atlantic City.
Misses Surah and RllSO Catdwell ex?
pert to leave tills week for Jefferson
Mrs, .1. Stewart Smith and Miss
Bessie McKi sslck, of New york. who
are at Virginia Beach, t.lll he the
guests of Mrs. .1. W. I.e.- nest week.
Mrs. Powhatan Pre.den. Mi's May
Brccden and Shepherd Webb, ot Rich?
mond, were here to-day visiting
. I rii nds.
1 Mr. and Mrs Jordan Leake have re
[ turned from a visit to Old Point.
Frank Winy, of Martlnsvllle, was
iiere recently visiting friends.
H. 13. Howi has been elected by the
ex. eutlve committee of Richmond Col?
lege board of trustees professor oi
phj tics and astronomy at Richmond
College to succeed Professor Mailory,
Who has gone to the University of
( hlcagd to take his degree Mr. Howe
is ;, graduate of the University of
Missouri and took post-graduate work
.-,t Cornell and was Instructor there
for several r ears. Ho will take charge
in September. i
i sp< . I ii t.. The Times-Dispatch, l
Seottsvtlle, Va,August li.? Improve?
ments un . till going mi in the '?taxless
loivn." A part of the water system
has he. ii completed, such as the laying
of t!ie water and seWCr pipes; Main all.I
Valley Streets are Ik lug paved und
guttered with bltuilthlo ami concrete^
new residences and business houses are
helng constructed, and many other im?
provements are going on. Business In
nil lines is good. Tile merchants are
nil busy and the farmers are well sit
Istli I with th.- recent harvest and are
expecting a tine corn crop. The corn
in the highlands Is suffering consider',
ab v from the want of rain, but tin:
i ottom land corn is as line as it cm
I.e. Tlie people are all considerably in?
terested on the subject of b< tier
roads. While there are no better dirt
roads anywhere in the State than those
In the Scottsvllle district, they are be?
lli;; maie still better by Widening,
straightening, etc. The "Good Itoii?
League" Is still at work in the effort
to have about twenty-five miles of ilia
principal road in the district macndti
Great interest is being manifested
lust now In the proposed Labor Ony
ration in tiie town, and a sub?
stantial amount has beon raised fai?
th.- purpose. Numerous attractions
have been provided und the largest
crow d over seen In the town is .-\
peeled Senator Thomas s. Martin.
Congressmen Hay and Flood are on the
program for short addresses. y .s.
s. ott. \ ill is holding her own with the
i.esi of them, and Is ouietly, though
substantially, forging uhead.
(.Special to The Timea-Dispalch.1
vYincnostcr, Vn., August 1L?Hog
cholera. Which broke out In the Virilit}
of Opoquon, Frederick County, early
last week, and which threatened to ex?
terminate practically all the swine in
that locality and spread to other sec?
tions, has been cheeked by the ad?
ministration of serum received yester
>lay from Richmond, Although some
of tile li?RS are still ill of the disease,
no more deaths have occurred. The
cholera has also caused many hogs
in Jeltcrsoh Count: to die. and stren?
uous efforts are being made lo check
I Special t" 'i-h.' Times-Dispatch;]
l.ynciihurg. Va. August 11.?At
Khcncser Church In Campbell County,
Thursday evening. Miss Alcora H.
Mnson, ami Parker II. Lee were mar?
ried, the ceremony being performed by
(let w. T. Wlngfteld. pastor of Frank?
lin Street Baptist Church, of Lynch
but p. They will live in Lynchburg.
Gifts of Quality
There is an added appreciation to th*
article selected here.
It i? instantly recoRtiized for its wort-T
anil Rood taste.
SCHWARZSCHILD BROS., ,
Richmond's Lending Jewelers,
Second and Broad Sts.
A DEADLY BOMB
Discarded Lover Thought ta
Have Sent Infernal Machine
to Former Sweetheart.
?!???. N- C, Aazust 11?Dis?
closures followed a rigid Investigation
jinto the causi and circumstances oi
the explosion of an infernal machino
in th.: High Point ufllcc of tho South?/;'i
"in lixpre - mipany .Saturday, and
Manager W. M. Bushen Is
? ? rlHcal ondltlon and his cashier,
[Alton Morton. i< suffering from serl
lurns. Th? Investigation to-day
! was under tho direction of United
?' Dlstrl t Attorney A. F. Holton
and Police Chief Ridge, and from
revelations mad< b> a High Point
soi lety giri it i3 admitted by ChleC
Bldgt that his men are to-night
searching for n young Thomasvlllo
business man of prominent social con?
nections, t.'ntll an arrest Is made of
la la decline t.. reveal any names,
though th.\ state 1 that it had been
? v ascertnlneil that the pack?
age concealing the deadly machine was
intended for a High Point girl ot
prominent family rather than for Post?
master Charles Hoover, of Thomasville;
It la stated that the package was eti?
len d at tho Thomasville office on
the morning of December 20. last, and
that through a mistake in hilling it
was way-billed to "Charles Hoover,
High Point. '
The original shipping tac, however,
bore the name and address of a High
Point girl. Kxprossmcn mudu. unsatis?
factory Inquiry, the young woman de?
claring that it could hardly have been
meant for her. and Saturday were on
the point or consigning it to th- "old
hoss" hi ap when it exploded. No ex?
planation for the error In way-billlng
h.s been offered.
The y.-ung woman to whom tho
package was addressed |s se'd to havo
conferred with District Attorney Hol
ton to-dav and given evidence of a
damaging nature against tho Thomas?
ville suspect- Sh- is IrpUted to liaVB
declared that tho suspect became in?
furiated last fall wh.-n she scorned nil
Offer of marriage and that ho left the,
houso in a high rag.-, declaring that Uo
would send Immediately by express
certain trinkets which ho hold as)
prottents from her. The box supposed?
ly bearing tin trinkets, tho police ill
I, gt contained the Infernal machine,
Which exploded In the hands ot ex-e
Piossman Saturday with possibly L.tat
CALI.KB TO ST. JOHN'S.
I Blehntond Cler-crntati Honored?llcv.
Mr spn> Populnr Pastor.
Hampton. Va., August 11.?The ves?
try of St John's Episcopal Church to
day announced that a call has boon
extended the Rev. m. C Doughtry. roc.
tor of the Church of the t'.ood shop
herd in South Richmond, to become
the assistant rector ot St. John's Par?
ish Should Mr. Doughtry accept the
call he will be the assistant to tho
Rev r.dwln Royal Carter, who has Jurt
accepted the rectorship of St. John's,
:,,,,! m i .. . x|.ted to begin his work
In Hann.ton on the 1lrst day ot" (Vf--.
bor Mr. Carter Is now rector of a
church in Lynchburg. Mr. Doughtry
will have charge of the parishes of
riraCO Church. Newport News, and ES Iiis
mnhuel Church, Phoebus
The Rev, W. Mosby Seoy. pastor or
the Memorial 'Baptist Church, of this
city, is n much sought after minister,
i lin ing the past week he has received
.alls to tho First Baptist Church In
RussollsVlllc, Ky., and the Second Bap?
tist Church In Charlotte. N. C. Ho is
considering the Invitations, 'and It Is
feared among the mombi rs of his con
grognllon that Mr Seay will likely no
c.-pt one of the calls but which Olio he
Will not state.
TO PIBHT IIOUK1VOIIM,
l'ree |)lM|l*nMa*)ICM Established?More
'I'hnn nn.OOO Bavr Been Treated.
i sp clal to The Tlmes-Dlspatohi 1
Ashevftle, N. C, August 11.?The
board of commissioners of Buncombe
County have mad. provisions for tho
establishment of free dispensaries for .
th.- treatment of the hookworm in this
county, and within tho next few weokS
the dispensaries will be established In
various parts of the county. They will
be In charge of a member of the North
Carolina hookworm commission and ,\
laboratory man. All persona Will be
given an opportunity to have free ex?
aminations made and mos,- who aro
found to be Infected will be treated
tree Of charge until they are cured.
i reo literature regarding the preven?
tion of typhoid, malaria, tuberculosis
and other diseases will bo distributed.
The last session of the Legislature
mad.- provisions for the establishment
of free dispensaries ami forty-four
counties have taken advantage of th-*
Offer of the state to bear a portion of
the expense connected with them. Over
bO,ilOO persons have been treated, and
in many Instances the regular enri
palgns of six weeks against the dlseaSO
have been extended updn the special
request of ta. board of commissioners.
t.enernl It. I.. I.einster III.
[Special to Th.- rimes-1 ilspatuh.1
Raleigh. N. c. August II.?The news
that General r. i. Leinstor, Adjutant
Oeneral of the North Carolina National
Hoard, had been stricken with paraly?
sis at his hotel in Wilmington, while
on his way to Fort Caswell to look in
on th. work of the North Carolina
Coast Artillery in practice camp there,
earn. as a distinct and surprising
shoclc to bis host of friends hero, as he
was considered t>. lie a man of robust
constitution and in excellent ohysical
condition. Oeneral Lelnster, who stic
cecded tho lamented General Armfield,
as nd.iutant-general early in tho ad?
ministration oi Oovernor Kltchln, has
wrought much Improvement in tho
condition and efficiency of th'- North
Carolina Guard, His speedy recovery
is earnestly hoped for.
lames It i.lllbiin Improved,
I S|.Inl to The Tlmes-l dspatch.l
I ynchburg, Va August ll.?James
R Gilllam, president of tho National
Exchange Bank and the 1.ynchburg
Savings and ["rust Rank, who was
stricken with paralysis two weeks ago
at Lake oeorge, ST. V where ho was
for ,i r.-st was 'brought fo his home
here this morning his family and Dr.
John W Dlllard, also of I.ynchburg",
accompanying him. Mr Ollllam stood
the trip fairly well, and he was taken
lo his home on Court Street His left
side is Involved, but for ten days ha
has be.-n conscious and has been 8?f>:
feriiig no pain.
Tonstics served for supper, almost every night,
How "The Memory Lingers." dreams arc always bright.
W ake tip in the morning feeling fine arid gay,
Breakfast on Post Toasties, happy all the day.
Written by MRS. Gi E. FEAMSTER.
WappihR St., Frankfort, Ky.>
One of the 50 Jingles for which the Postum Co.,
Battle ( reck, Mich., paid $1000 00 in June.