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THE MOROTNXyTIMES, SUNDAY, MAX 9, I89T.
MDXXON'S LIFE CHAMBER.
It Reaches This Destructive and Deadly Disease,
Which Annually Destroys Thousands of
Precious Human Lives.
Is the Appliance Depended on to Perform This Benef
icent Service for Sufferers from Consumption.
IT HAS NEVER FAILED
It (jives Some Measure of Relief, and in the Cure of Bronchial Catarrh
One of the Forms of Consumption Throat and Lung
Troubles of Any Kind Catarrh and Asthma
It Is a Wonder Worker.
"When consumption lias got Its destroying grip on a human life It very rarely
lets go, notwithstanding tlie fact that the heartless and unprincipled, throimh aarlce
and hope of pain, ore ready and willing to hum out ialteand deludve hopes to those
ufrceted with it.
In Munyon's Remedies, as applied thiougb the agency of Munyon's Life
Chamber, Is found the nearest approach to a consumption cure yet discovered.
Prof. Munyon believes that scientific- research will tin.illv wrest from nature a
cure for consumption. Munyon found a. cure for Bright's disease, almost as de
Itructive of human life as consumption He found another Tor Catarrh,, which, if
not cured, becomes consumption. He found cures for Asthma, Rheumatism, Dyspepsia,
uud many other diseases: why not consumption?
Munyon Know s that he can prolong the li fe of the consumptives and make their
existence far more comfortable thau was thought possible a- few years ago. Kealso
knows that he could save a great portion of all that finally have consumption If
they would only come in tune.
Uuiiyon. Static Current Cures Pural
ysis, Stiff Joints, Neuralgia,
rvoiis Dieases, mid All
Tains and aches and neuralgia vanish in
a few minutes: swollen and stiff Joints re
lax and become flexible: paralyzed mus
cles and nerves regain their powers: weak
hacks become strong: female troubles dis
appear: the nervous, the debilitated, the
brain-weary and the broken-down feel the
tonic, curative and soothing influence pen
etrating every diseased and weakened part,
renewing the vitality, increasing the blood
circulation in cold extremities and impart
ing new life and energy to the w hole body.
There is no shock, nothing unpleasant The
electric treatment may be taken by the
most delicate woman or child without dis
comfort and without disrobing.
Are as Great an Improvement on the
Itegulnr School of Homeopathy us
Homeopathy In on All Other Schools
of Medicine They Combine the 15et
of All Systems Act Instantly and
Cure Promptly and Permanently
A Separate Cnre for JSueh Diseaso
Enoli Remedy Has Plain Direc
tions for Home Treatment ,So There
Can He No Mistake Sold by All
TJrutcjrlts, Mostly for 25 Cents u
rTo money is received for examina
tions, no money is received for nil
vice, no money is received for medi
cal attentlon,-no matter wliut your
i Club Houses, Offices, t
J and Stores May be
J Kept as Cool J
? as a seashore or mountain hotel S
$ when hot "weather comes by the
use of electric Tans. They not a
C only cool the atmosphere, but drive !
f ' away the Mes. A rew more scat- r
terms cool days now, and the real, A
f steady hot weather will be upon
us. Not a bit too soon to get jour 9
5 Tans in working order and see ua d
F about supplying the current. J
t U.S. Electric Lighting Go. 2
f 213 14th st. nw. 'Phono, 77 P
of doing the hot-weather cooking
wan the least aiscomrort by buying
alias Cooking Stove. Absolutely no
danger no odor and ery little ex
pense. A. good size Uas Cooking
Btove ror as little as $8. .No
trouble to show themt
Gas Appliance Exchange,
1424 New York Ave.
Is now located at
923 F Street.
Sohmer Piano Agency.
"The First Battle"
For Sale at the
Times Counting Room.
And in the Earlier Stages of
the Disease Positively
Of Medicated Vapors, Which Spread
Themselves Over the Dis
mttnyon's static eiec'thicae.
machine at yfohk:.
This Institution is here for your benefit.
AH are welcome
There isn't the faintest obligation on
your part to buy a cent's worth or medicine
of any kind. The thoiough medical exami
nations arc as free as air.
If you have Catarrh or any Throat or
Lung Complaint, call and receive a frc
trial local treatment.
Personal lettersanswered, with free med
ical advice, for any disease.
OPEN ALL DAY AND EVENING.
623 13th St. N. W.
H. A. ROBINSON TO RETIRE
He Is Statistician of the Agricul
Heslgnntion Will Take Effect on
July 1-Au Able Official John
TJyde to Succeed Hi in.
Henry A. Robinson, statistician of the
Agricultural Department, lias tendered his
resignation to Secretary Wilson, to tnse
effect on July 1, and It was accepted upon
that understanding. This act of Statis
tician Robinson Mas prompted by a feel
ing on his part that, owing to his Bryan
sympathies, he would not care to serve
under a Republican Administration.
He has Intended resigning for some
time and Secretary "Wilson asked him, so
long as-he intended to resign, to have it
go into effect the end of the fiscal year,
as that -would render it much morecon
venlenl for the department
Mr. Robinson is from Michigan, of -which
State ho was commissioner of labor up
to the first part of 1S93, when Secretary
Morton appointed him to Ills present
His woik in the bureau has been highly
complimented by all thiough whose hand
it lias passed.
Mr. Robinson said last night that be had
no definite plans for the future.
John Hyde, of Nebraska, at present
editor of the Depaitmcnt or Agriculture
Year Book, is to be appointed statistic! in
in Mr. Robinson's pla.ee. Mr. Hyde di
rected the agricultural part of the last
ceisus, and his -work was highly, com
mended by Superintendent of Census Porter
and by other authorities on statistics.
Ho will probably- assume charge of the
office several weeks before the present
statistician's resignation takes effect In
order to become acquainted with the routine
of the bureau.
It is rumored through the department,
however, that Mr. Hyde's appointment
is only temporary, as Secretary Wilson has
an old college rriend slated for the place
$4.00 To Philadelphia and He- $4.00
turn via Peun&ylvaula Railroad.
On account of the unveiling of the Wash
ington Monument in Philadelphia, May 15,
round trip tickets will be sold May 1-t and
13, good to return until May 17, inclusive,
at rate of $4.00- my8-St-em
JILL READY FOR ROOSEVELT
Assistant Secretary Found Noth
ing Amiss at the Navy Yard.
HIS TOUR OF INSPECTION
He lira mi nod All of the Depart
ments, But Was Partienlurly In
terested in tlio System, Manage
ment and Governing- Rules of tlio
X.nbor Jiii)Iojmuiit Board.
The drums rolled, the trumpets bUri'd,
and the guns boomed as Assistant Secre
tary of the Navy Rooseveltycsterday after
noon entered th e Washln gton navy yard, on
his first tour o inspection In Ms official
capacity. He was accompanied by Capt.
Samson, chief of the Bureau of Ordnance,
Navy Department, and Lieut. Sharp, naval
aid to the Secretary.. Lli.cd up on tie
light of the arched entrance to the yaid
was the guard, and on the left, just bejond
the entrance, was formed a company of
maiincb, sixteen rront double rank, well
sized, well set up, and Avell d tilled in
the new manual of aims, under command
of the officer of the day, Lieut. U. R.
The visitors were met byComraanrtrC.
S. Norton, comuiandantof the yard, and
the following officeis: Commander O'Nell,
T)r Mm mlon, Lieut Mooie, Lieut. Badger,
Lieut, Nicholson, Lieut. Greene, and En
sign Williams. After the usual official
compliments the visitors, accompanied by
Commandant Norton, Commander O'Nell,
who Is in cliargc of the gun foundry, a
Timed reporter, and anlmmaculate, though
somewhat obese and venerable orderly,
started on the tour of Inspection.
The Assistant Secretary in the course
of Ins conversation Btated that tie
hoped to inspect many of the yards of the
country "I wish to see the gun shop
fir-t," he said.
The gun shop was, therefore, first vis
ited ami Commander O'Neil essayed to en
lighten the honorable Secretary into the
mysteitcs of gun making. Immediately
within the entrance was a huge thlrteen
Inch gun in which Secretary Roosevelt
si-cmed much interested Commander
O'Neil explained to him that this, the larg
est piece of ordnance used In the country,
was foity feet long, sixty-eight tons in
weight, used a CCO-pouud charge of pow
dei and would hurl a projectile weighing
1,100 pounds thirteen or fourteen miles
A mKsu from this gun, Capt O'Neil stat
ed, "could smash any armor afloat.'
The movement of the giant traveling
cranes was then shown These wonderful
machines raise 110 tons of weight and
move then from point to point as though
handling a cork.
The mechanism of a four-inch breech
loading gun was next explained to the
Secretary and be amused himself with
an Investigation of it by opening and clos
ing the breech.
Tram the gun shop the party visited the
gus carriage shop, the breech mechanism
shop, the foundry and board of labor em
ployment, In the order named.
In the labor-employment board room,
Secretary Roosevelt seemed to take es
penal delight in Investigating the system,
management and governing rules of tha
office At his request, the meaning of
class "A" applicants and dam "B" ap
plicants was explained to him. and he
was informed that the former class cm
braced veterans of the Army and Navy
and former employes of the board who
decired employment, and the latter con
tained names of applicants who had had
neither military service nor yard ex
perience, irit who had mechanical skill.
Class "B," It was explained, stood prac
tlrally no chance of appointment.
The ex-Clvi' Service CoinmibMoncr then
put the young cn&ign in charge and the
officers pres?ut through a most thorough
cro examination The Naval powers that
be were, however, evidently well Informed
as to the idiosyncrasies and Inquisitive
nature of the Secretary, and the aforesaid
ensign passed a -very ci editable examina
tion. Only once was he found wanting.
He had e plained that applicants were
numbeicd as applications were received,
and thus taken up when a vacancy oc
curred or labor wo s needed. Veterans were
given first choice and former yard em
ployes second choice. "Suppose," said the
Secretaiy, "four applicants were to appear
in the office at once. How would you then
discriminate?" The ensign was silent.
"Have you hid no such" trouble?"
"Never, since I have been here," replied
"How long have you been here?" queried
"I only relieved my predecessor today:
but I was here for rive months last year."
And then the idea took possession of
The Times man, that the sagacious bea
man, had detailed for duty in the office
that day, an ensign, who was particularly
well informed on the yard regulations.
The Secretary further wished to have
a statement showing what percentage of
men, who were on the rolls on March 4,
1803, were on the rolls on March 4,
1897, and he was promised the report
within forty-eight hours.
After some further examination and.
questions, the Secretary and his party
started for the gate; the company and
guard turned out to do honor and salute;
the Hon. Theodore declined an invitation
of the commandant to run into his home
and "have something," and Immediately
afterward ho and his party entered an
open cable car for his uptown trip.
"WANTS $12,000 A YEAR.
Suit of Mrs. Ballnntine Against Her
New York, May 8. Mabel L Ballantlne
has brought two actions In the supreme
court against her former husband, George
Alexander Ballantlne, son of Teter Bal-'
lantln", jr., millionaire brewer of Newark,
first, to recover large arrears of alimony
at the into of $12,000 a j ear, and, second,
to recover about $12,000 worth of per
sonal property, which she says hehas with
held from her since their separation in
I'arls about three years ago.
Young BaHantine, who is about thirty
a year. The plaintiff was Miss Mabel
Lathrop, daughter of Thomas A. Lathrop,
of Boston, She wa.s married In 1891. Bal
lantlne, since his marriage, has devoted
his time mainly ti enjoyment abroad. He
Is a. lover of hoises", a skillful driver and
it Paris lias become noted for his ex
pensive turnouts. Soon after the mar
ifage the couple went to live In Taris, toot
a chateau and entertained extensively.
They separated later. The wife says
her husband promised to give her $12,000
a year alimony.
Two years ago he sued her for divorce
on the ground of incompatabihty of tem
per. In answer, she charged her husband
wit h ci tielty. A divorce was granted, how
ever. Ballantlne was here from Taris last
summer, and on August 8 last married
Mrs. Minlo Howe Parry, a widow, and
daughter of James 8. Chambers, of Ger-
mantowa, Pa. They were married at the
Hotel Waldorf by the Rev. Dr Houghtca.
BaHantine remained here ustil last Do
cerr.bor. whea he "2rent abroad with bis
WWL- . WW
mouse fir hc
is extended to everybody who wants accommodation.
mat you cancan on us with perrect freedom and that well patiently wait upon your convenience to
pay. Make it weekly or monthly no trouble to arrange time or amount of payments to your satisfac- 5m
tion and ours. Ours is "Equitable Credit" half the housekeepers in Washington know its benefits and
crnirirl if o T-T-oiooc lilt
UVUlu wj piU!OV.Oi
We've got a very large va
rietyand every one Is thor
oughly reliable. They're built
on the sensible plan. We guar
antee them to be the best and
a comparison of prices ehowa
that we're the lowest Don't buy
any other until you see oura.
The President Grant- Pardons and
ItemitH Some Fines.
The following pardons and remissions
of fines were granted by the President
W. P. Mangum, of "S'orth Carolina, illicit
distilling; $100 "flfiei1 remitted.
Erinls Thomas df Virginia, two years
In penitentiary amla$i00 fine; fine re
mitted Fred nartwell, of New York, counter
feiting: Fentenred January 23, 189t, to
one year and six months at Albany and
?2." Tire; fine remitted
Charles I Alford, of Oeorgia, coimlfr-fpitlng-
sentenced April 20, 1896, to two
years in Ohio Penitentiary Sentence com
BIG ROCKER SP
Handsome full quar
with embossed real
leather cobbler seat
a chair that's sold all
over the country at
$3. 50 and $4, for
There are not many
See all the different makes
In the country; there are Just
three good enough for us to offer
you. Hut those three make an
immense variety of htjles and
we've got 'em all gives, us the
largest assortment In town.
You'll get a carnage that will
give service when you buy one
of ours. And what do you pay?
Less than anybody else asks.
HOUSE & HERRMANN,
muted so that his termot Imprisonment will
expire June 29, 1807.
W. B Thomas of Missouri, counterfeiting;
four years Sentence commuted to two
W K. Morrison of Missouri, counter
feiting, fonr years Sentence- commuted to
J. T. Bparks of Indian Territory, larceny;
full and unconditional pardon.
Ihland Sparks of Indian Territory; full
and unconditional pardon.
AViiHliingtoii Outing Clnb.
The strong bail team of the Washington
Outing Club seems to be on the verge of
disbandmeat, owing mosUy to businens en
gagements of some of its members. The
first bre'dk came with the accident to
All that's correct in Hats, Shirts, Gloves,
latest in Neckwear and Negligee Shirts.
Perhaps you saw the rush for these
Yestei'dciy we 7iad trouble to wait on every one that
came for one of these fine spring and summer-weight
suits that we have reduced to $g.r-j from $12.50 and
$15. There was nothing but praise for the move, which
was made in order to 7'educe 02cr great stock on accoitnt
of the backzuard season. It is distinctly our loss and
your -very pleasing gain. For tomorrow we have adiled
fifty additional suits, of co2t?se from regular stock
Therefore you stilt have an excellent chance to get your
fit in a fashionable Overplaid, Browns, Checks , or other
correct pattern at a big discount from regular prices.
Single and double-breasted dark blue Serges, and
Cheviots are represented the most staple in summer
wear gefierally inflexible in price.
Before you select look over these excellent clothing
values, and remember our guarantee goes with evety
We have reduced BICYCLE SUITS to as low as
S3 and so on up. BICYCLE PANTS as low as $1.45.
A BICYCLE FREE!
A Hplendid 1807 model Crawford Hicyelt 1h to be jjiven away
free to one of tlie fortunate- purcliuurN in our CHIIDIUSN'S
CliOTIlINT! DEI'.UiTilEyT. JEvery purcliaxer gcta a ticket mid
tlil iimKiiIfici'iit wheel "will lie presented to the winner July III.
llriiijr tbe hoys and give tlieiu a cliaucu at It. Special vuIuom
In tills department.
The Crash Linen Suits are ready for inspection.
In keeping with tlilH reduction sale we are selling tli fonh
ionalilo DEltUYS and FEDO RAS at a cut. TV'e are showing tlie
fullest line of the new Negligee and Flannel 7IICVCI.E SI11KTS.
In every department you'll ilnd quality and exceptional lowness -of
LOEB & HlRSH,
910 and 912 F St.
Your credit is good here.
Birr, fine shel
that's as "pretty
ua cue piuiuic.
You never sat in
a more comforta
ble ckair or
bought a better
one for twice the
of either of these
It inean3 something when we
can say that we're selling more
straw matting than any other
store in town. Means that inves
tigation proves that our stock
is the best aud patterns the most
attractive and that our prices
are below everybody's. Wedon'C
charge an tiling to lay the Mattings.
Cor. Seventh and I Streets.
Shortstop 1L Daman, who in a recent game
injured bis leg. C. H. Reizensteln will de
vote all his time to business, and his play
ing at firbt base will be missed. Capt.
Harry King has given up the sport In
which he has so long shone so brilliantly
and will devote his leisure time to cycling.
Sam Weil, Sid Reizensteln. and S. S. Rich
ards will organize a Junior team and will
be glad to arrange games with nines whose
players average seventeen years of age
The board of goveraors will hold an impor
tant meeting on Wednesday eveningnext.
Curtailing Does Xot Cnrtnil.
(From the Cincinnati Tribune.)
The proposal to curtail debate in the
Senate always creates more debate than
if the proposition had not been made.
W want you to feel
For everything you need about
the house we've got every
thingfrom furniture to crock
ery v. are, kitchen ntensdt. etc
Our lines are all reliable. Our
variety complete In each. No
half-way business This Is the
only store of its kind here
where every household errand
can be done under one roof to
the best advantage.
HEWS FROM ALEXANDRIA
A Fire in a King Street Dry Goods
Friends- of Col. Borley Urging Hia
.Claims for trio Vacant Judge
ship Notes and Persouals. '
Alexandria, May 8 Early this evening
a lot of dress goods la the stow window
of D Bendheim & Sons, on King street,
was ignited by a gas light, and before the
flame were extinguished about $100 dam
age was done. B y the prompt use of fire
extinguishers a serious conflagration wai
Mr Zora Hill and family left tonight for
Cincinnati, which city they will make
their future home This evening Mr Hill
was tendered, a banquet at theOperallouse
Cafe by the members of the "Thirteen. '
In addition to the members of the club a
number of the friends of Mr Bill were
Gov. O'Ferrall has as yet made no ap
potrtmeiit to fin the vacancy caused by
the death of Judge Chichester. A delega
tion of the friends of CoL Li. C Borley
left here tonight for Richmond to urge
bi appointment upon the governor
The arrangements for laying the corner
stone of the John Hay Industrial School,
tomorrow, at -3 o'clock, have been com
pleted. The "Reading-room Workers" have ar
ranged for a scries of protrated meetings,
which will becontmued for two weeks The
services will be conducted by the resi
dent clergy, and Rev. Mr. Eellr of the
M. E. Church South, of Washington, The
afternoon service tomorrow will be con
ducted by Rev Mr. Dickenson, of the
Theological Seminary, on which occasion,
the Miases Taylor, of Washington, will .acs
The steamer Florence will leave here on
May 26 for Norfolk, to run excursions e
tween that caty, Newport News, and Poiat
Engineer W C Bruin, of the South!?rn
Railway, is recovering from his illness
Miss Eliza Rldgeley Dalngerfleld of this
etiy. lias declined a request to represent
Alexandria in an Illustrated article on
"Vlrgiata Beauties, to be published In a
maga7ine in the near future.
The directors of the Janney Car Coupler
Company have elected Mi E R Janney
vice president. Col Arthur Herbert, treas
urer, and Mr. K. Kemper, secretary
Aspecia' ineetingof LeeCamp.Confederata
Ycrerans, will be held on Monday nlgtit to
consider matters relating to the exercises
to be held on Memorial Day.
George Shirley and Jerry Sims, both
colored, were fined $5 each In the police
court today for stoning the house of Lucy
Carter, riils TJhlank, a Washington ped
dler, was fined $3 for selling "nlchnut a
The furniture of the High View Hotel,
in the county, which was recently at
tached for debt, was sold at public auc
tion in front of the Columbus street court
Arthur Lacy, a young resident of Alex
andria county, was brought to the in
firmary yesterday evening for treatment.
He wdl be operated upon for abscess of
The pupils of the Eastern Female nigh
School, of Baltimore, visited Mount Vernoa
The following nominations have been
made by the Republicans of Arlington dis
trict, in Alexandria county: For super
visor, F. 8. Corbett; justices of the peice.
M. C. Stevens, M. F. Birch, and G. H.
Hyson; constable, E. W. Smith; overseer ot
the poor, Jake Williams.
Rev. Father T B. Donovan, whohas been
conducting a mission at St. Mary's Church,
returned to Richmond today.
Barton Beacn.. the young: hen of Council
man Joseph S. Beach, fell from a tree yes
terday evening and broke his arm
1 fo Hfiiw?5s!SraaSs'5rf ws )m
l-Ws. W Ik 1
A FJre at Rocltport.
Rockport, Ind., May 8. J. W. McCoy's
saw mill grist mill, planing null and
store, at Richland City, were destroyed by
fire this nsorntns.caualng a loss of $50,000.
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