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SNYDER & MACBAI
Have opened an immense stock of brand new fall goods,
cashmeres, serges, Henriettas, all-wool habit cloths and
Scotch plaid suitings in all the newest shades and color?
ings, new blankets, comforters, hosiery and underwear,
zephyr and Saxony yarns in all shades, Butteriek patterns,
fashion sheets and delineators for October just received.
tf 134 Salem Avenue, Roanoke, Virginia.
Last April we began to advertise our town lots, making
at that time a number of statements in regard to what wc
would do. Through the non-completion of the Clinch
Valley extension of the Norfolk and Western our railroad
facilities at that time were very limited. We had no rail?
road station and,' indeed, one old farmhouse was the total
sign of life about the place. Since then the railroad has
erected a line brick and stone freight station, one of the
largest on the road, and will shorty erect a fine passenger
station, while the Clinch Valle\r Company has spent, or is
under contract to expend, $350,000. A four-story hotel,
the finest in Southwest Virginia, is under roof; a hand?
some iron bridge, of 180 feet span, crosses the Clinch
river; two second-class hotels have been built, and a large
number of stores are building under contract. The com?
pany has erected a handsome three-story building for its
offices, and a fine stone bank building is Hearing comple?
tion. Machinery for the rolling mill is on the grounds,
and the track to the coal mines, three miles away, is com?
pleted, and coal is now coming out. A steam brick plant,
the most complete in Southwest Virginia, is in operation,
and a large amount of grading and other work is going on.
This work attracts a great deal of attention, while Rich
lands is merely at the end of a non-completed line. The
completion of the Clinch Valley division this fall, and the
running of through trains between Washington and
Louisville, putting Richlands immediately on a through
line, will give an impetus to the prosperity of the town
sufficient to throw it ahead of all competitors, and the at?
tention of investors is called to real estate here as giving
greater promise than any town in Southwest Virginia.
Agent Clinch Valley Coal and Iron Company, Rich
lands, Tazewell County, Virginia. 6eptio-2m
What People are Doing In and
Out of Roanoke.
Mr. .lames K. Simmons ami Miss Mary
E. Ali IV. both ot Roanoke. wen- married
by Rev. J. 13. Huslmell yesterday after?
noon at three o'clock,
j Mr. \V. M. Wine, of Rcckingbam
; county, Va., is in the city making In?
vestments in Roanoke realty. His
brother. Mr. C. X. Wlno, of Toinporville,
in the same c unity, was here all of last
week making Investments. Roanoke is
very popular with residents of Rocking
Lenard Hunter, infant, son of Mr.
George I'', and Mrs. E. F. Hunter, aged
two years, died last night and will be
buried at, ten o'clock this morning in
Fairview Cemetery. Rev. C s. bong
will oonduct tho funeral services, which
will be from the family residence, No.
702 Second avenue n. w.
Cards are out announcing the coming
marriage of Miss Mary Ncal to Mr. R. ,
L. Wright at the First Presbyterian ,
Church, October 10th at 5 p. m.
Charles Spear, yard conductor at the
Norfolk and Western yards, fell while
attempting to get from the engine early
yesterday morning and had his right
leg broken and one of his heels badly
lacerated. Dr. Gale rendered the neces?
sary surgical assistance.
After attending to his official duties ,
yesterday, Mayor Evans drove to Mont- ,
vale, near Uufordville, to attend a
Mr. and Mrs. C. S. Lake, of 111uofield,
spent Sunday in the city. Mr. Lake re?
turned to Minefield Monday, but Mrs. j
Lake will remain in Roanoke until
Miss Ida llockaday. ono of the teach?
ers of the First ward school, is sick, and
will be absent from her cla is-room for i
Justice Howerton yesterday sent Mose
Saunders, charged with stealing Cloth?
ing and watches from the residence of
Dr. Stone, on to the grand jury of the
October term of the Dusting's Court. ;
Mr. Charles A Cocke, business man?
ager of II oll Ins Institute, stopped hero
last night while en route to Lynchburg
to attend the fair.
Miss r alllo K< ene, of Frodericksburg,
passed through the city to-day on her
way to Abingdon.
Tin- Church News will appear again
Mr. Win. Caldwcll, of Groonhrier
White Sulphur Springs, is in the city, j
ami lias accepted a position witli Mr. E.
Mr. .1. E. Supplee has accepted a place
with Ncal & Paris, real-estate agents,
and has entered upon the duties of his .
Mrs. Martha M. Jones and her grand?
daughter. Miss Lizzie dunes, tire visit?
ing Mrs. J.'s son, Ofliccr A. M. Jones, of |
the city police force. Miss Jones is a
daughter of Ofliccr Jones by a former
The October term of the Hustings
Court begins next Monday and promises
to be a very interesting one. The grand
jury selected for Die term areas follows.
M. C. Thomas, W. W. Workman. Noah
, Partoo, N. 'I'. Ncninger, Robert Johns,
colored, 10. J. Den v. colored. George
Priddy, C. A. Moomaw, It. McClelland]
An excursion train composed of live
Pullman palace cars will lie run from
Italtimorc, arriving in Roanoke the
morning of the 17th. It will bring
Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washing?
ton capitalists to attend the sale of lots
of the Woodland Park Land Company.
Thete was an unusually large number
of persons from a distance shopping in
Mr. J. T. Hall, formerly of this city,
hut now. manager for Stuart it Co.,
furniture dealers. Illuelicld, W. Va..
will be married to Miss Loula Graham,
of Floyd Court House, on October 28.
Mr. A. J. Tugar, of Italtimore, an ex?
perienced and worthy man. is in the city
looking around, with the view of engag?
ing in tho jewelry business.
The charge against. Sarah Poagno of
injuring an infant child of Mrs. J. (!.
Warner, was withdrawn, in Justice llow
orton'scourt this afternoon.
John Led ford, charged with stealing a
valise and a pair of pants, was sentenced
to four months in jail by Justice Hower?
ton yesterday. Andrew Warner,charged
with stealing a pair of pants and some
chestnuts was sentenced to ninety days
in jail by the same justice.
The time of tin- year is rolling around
when business men should think about
placing their orders for their blank
books for 1801. Write to or 'phone 128,
Hammond's Printing Works, for an
estimate on all kind of work.
THE E.IC1HT IM'AM'ltY
To Leave this Morning for LyitcItbttrB and
tlic sham Battle.
The Roanoko Light Infantry will as?
semble at their armory this morning at
4:30 o'clock ami prepare to leave on the
5:23 train for Lynchburg, where they
will participate in all the military ar?
rangements for the day, the principal
cvonl in that line being the sham battle,
which will commence about noon.
Owing to tiie preparations lor the bat?
tle, the arrangements for a competitive
drill have been nullified, ami t he battle
will be the only important military fea?
ture of the day.
Our hoys are in good trim, and are
certain to render a good account of
themselves on the battlefield and in the
parade, ilesides the regular officers of
the company, Col. Itrookc and Ordnance
Captain Wilbur V. Pole, of the Second !
Virginia regiment, will accompany
them. The company is nearly eighty
strong, and over fifty will make the trip
to Lynchburg. It is to he hoped that
the list of casualties in the battle will
be very small indeed.
The Roanoko .Machine Works Hand
will accompany them.
Mayor Evans disposed of the follow?
ing cases yesterday: .lohn Trout was
assessed in line and costs for dis?
turbing the peace, threatening Mrs.
Craft and Mr. Ledbetter and for carry?
ing concealed weapons. $20.50.
Will Shelby was fined ?3 for disturbing
the peace and quiet of the city, and
fighting on Railroad avenue.
John Smith, accused of stealing a pair
of pants and valise, was sent to bo tried
by a justice of the peace.
dim Hurst was fined for being
drunk and disorderly on Railroad
.lohn Harriston, was fined .^l for en?
tering a box par.
The cases against Moses I lab' and
.lohn Wright, charged with talking to
prisoners in jail, wasdismisscd.
Sarah Patterson was fined f*2 for dis?
turbing the quiet and good order of
the city by fighting.
Over on an Kxciirxion.
The trustees of Randolph-Macon Acad?
emy, with their wives and daughters,
numbering in all about forty-three per?
sons, came here yestoi day morning from
I led ford City, and after breakfasting at.
Hotel lloanoke and looking around, left
again for the capital of lied ford county.
Rev. Dr. W. K. Royle editor of the
Baltimore Episcopal Methodist, and ;
also one of tho trustees of the college
was among the visitors.
Our XHgliliors from IScuTortl City.
An excursion parly of thirty-live per?
sons from Bedford City was at Hotel
lloanoke yesterday. The party arrived
on tho t< n o'clock train and spent, the
day taking in tho sights of the town,
returning in the evening.
No. 251 Completed.
Engine No. :.'.">l was completed yester?
day at the Machine Works. A success?
ful run was made to Blue Ridge and
Xo. 252 is ncaring completion.
Visitors to the fair are cordially in- \
vi ted to call at the spacious warerooi: s
of the Hobble Music Co.. Lynchburg,
Va.. and examine the largest stock of
Pianos and Organs tobe found in the |
South. They also carry a choice line of
small instruments. Lowest prices and
easy tones guaranteed.
The llageintuwn lixcnrnlon.
The Friendship Fire Company will run
a special train over the Shenandoah
Valley railroad to Hagcrstown and re?
turn during the fair at that city. Train
will leave the Union Depot Tuesday,
October 14. at i? o'clock, p. m. Return?
ing, will leave Hagcrstown Sat?
urday. October IS, at S a. m.
Ample accommodations have beer, ar
i ranged for, and the best order will be i
preserved. Fare for round trip, only j
j Tickets for sale at Johnson & John?
son's drug store, and A. Helming. Jew?
eler, Salem avenue, or of the following
committee: T. I>. Ehrhart, L. F. Shaw,
W. B. Thomas, P.A. Camper. W.U.
Dodrick. J. R. Lean. .1. S. Campbell,
C. M. White. The money realized from
the excursion will be used to buy lire
apparatus for Nowtown. ocT-tde
Table board can be obtained at 218
Music pupils will do well to call at
218 Church street.
M. L. Blair. Alderman. Fifth ward.
Scran ton, Pa., stated Nov. 1883: He
had used Dr. Thomas1 Felectric Oil for
sprains, burns, cuts, bruises and rheu?
matism. Cured every time
The Machine Works Hand will be on
tho grounds every day during the Mel
rose Park rac ? meeting. tf
The postoflloa is open from H o'clock n. tn. to
7 p. in. Money order and registered letter de?
partment, from 8a. in. to Op. in.
SUNDAY hoi ks.
Ocnoml delivery and lottor-onrrlero' win?
dow opou from Ida. in.to IIa. in., and front0
p, in. l< > 7 p. in.
From tho West and South, s a. in.
From tho North ami Hast. !i a. in. and 0 p. 111.
From Lynchuunr und Intermediate i">mis,
From I'oeahontaa and Intonncdluto points.
10:00 a. in.
For tho West and South," a. in.; 0:30 a. in.
and 5 p. in.
Kor the North and East, 5 a. in.; 0:30 it. in.
ati'l (1:00 p. in.
Kor f.ynehburtr, Virginia "Special." 0 p. in.
Kor tho North via S. V. It. It., S a. m.
Collections from street letterboxes, Do. in.: 1
p. in.; t p. in. and B:.M p. m.
Siinduys, IIa. m.and 7:00p.m.
Speelul collections from the boxes near Nor?
folk und Western offices, corner Saloin avenue
and .loffcraon streut aud all of tho hotels, lm
inlnuti s before the cIosIiik of all mails.
For sale by T. Kelly it Co.. 13 lots on
Spruce street. 2 squares from the base
hall grounds, at$500each; one live-room
house on .lohn street. 82,200; ?>,'-j acres
of land in corporate limits, with 0 cot?
tages and a good quarry, SI 1.000: one
business house, confer Nelson and Salem
avenue,810,000; four business houses on
Salem avenue; one lot on Nelson street.
Look out for the Woodland Park Land
Company's auction sale about the middle
of October. L. L. POWKI.I. .V. Co. can
give further information.
Try Paul Jones famous old Itaker
whiskey, J. F. Marshall it Co.,
augl5-2m Sole agents for Roanoke.
Hughes it Cam]) carry tin* largest
Stock of carriages, buggies, harness, sad?
dles, horse-furnishing goods, and horse
boots in the city. Repairing done on
short notice. Telephone No. 141, 153
Salem avenue. 152 Terry avenue.
81.00 to85.00 saved on railroad tickets
bought of S. A. Viok. PalaeoJIotcl, only
association broker in Roanoke. seplO-lm
John" E. Pkck,auctioneer, with Hughes
it Camp, will servo the public In that
capacity on reasonable terms. Call or
address 153 Salem avenue. seplt)-tf.
Mattresses of all kinds made to order
by E. II. Stewart it Co. jc21-tf
Rvans it Chalincrshave the largest
slock of oils, varnishes and Longman
and Martinez paint ever brought to Ro?
Stoves! stoves', stoves! cheaper
than ever at M. II. Jennings & Co., Sa?
lem avenue, near Market House.
Ituy your cooking stoves from M. II.
Jennings & Co.. near Market House, Sa?
Road plows, road scrapers, and all
kinds of railroad and mineral supplies
at Fvans & Chalmers.
Refrigerators and ice chests of vari?
ous makes and sizes at E. II. Stewart
it Co. jo21-tf
for fire insurance call at tho office of
the Roanoke Trust, Loan and Safe De?
posit Co. dec28tf
Evans & Chalmers have just received
a car load each of sash weights,
powder, old hickory wagons, cider mills,
sash, doors and blinds.
A large and beautiful stock of carpets
and rugs in newest styles can be found
at E. 11. Stewart it Co's. jc21-tf
Evans it Chalmers have just received
a large stock of guns,' rifles and sporting,
goods. Call and examine their stock.
The largest stock of lace curtains in
the city and at bottom prices at E. H.
Stewart it Co.'s. je21-tf
A beautiful stock of English Amer?
ican, and French plain and decorated
china tea, dinner and toilet sets at E. H.
Stewart & Co.'s. jo21-tf
An elegant assortment of oh amber
and parlor suits have just been received
by E. II. Stewart it Co. jo21-tf
You arc In n Itml Fix.
Rut we will cure you if you will pay
us. Nervous and Debilitated, Buffering
from Nervous Debility, Seminal Weak?
ness, and all the effects of early evil
habits, or later indiscretions, which
h ad to Premature Decay. Consumption
or Insanity, should send for and read
the "Hook of Live.-' giving particulars
of a home cure. Sent (seated) by ad
i dressing Dr. Parker's Medical and Sur?
gical Institute. 151 North Spruce street,
.Nashville. Tonn. They guarantoo a
cure or no pay.? The Sunday Morning.
Had Drainage causes much sickness,
and bad blood and improper action of
the liver and kidneys is bad drainage to
the human system, which Rurdock
blood Hitters remedy.
Diil you ever know one to use UA. R.
('. Alternative" for blood taint without
Granfl Fall Opening.
Wc most respectfully invitQ
the ladies of Roanoke and
vicinity to our
Fall Millinery Opening
Of Frencli pattern hats and
Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 7 and 8.
In addition to our grand dis?
play of milliner}'', we will ex?
hibit the finest selection of
Both foreign and dome.1'
ever shown in this city; (
the largest and best sele?
Of all the latest designs
42 Salem Ave., S.
N. B.?No cards.
Lots at Belmont.
Lots at West End.
Lots at Inglcsido.
Lots at North Sido.
Lots at Molrose.
Lots at Midway.
Lots in Jajinot Addition.
Lots in Exchango Addition.
Lots in Lewis Addition.
Lots in Rogers, Fairfax and Houston
Lots at Midway.
10 acres at Vinton adjoining the
Also business properties and lots in
all parts of the city.
Chipman, lassie & Co.,
S0pl7-lm 109 Salem avenue.
GENERAL MEET! NO OF THE
ST< M3KHOLDERS OF TU E ('. LEN'S
FALLS LAN 1) COMPANY.
There will bo agonoral meeting of tho
stock holders-of the Glen's Falls Land
Company, held at tho office of 1<\ R.
Kemp & Co., in the city of Roanoke,
Va., at S o'clock p. m.. October 1890.
By order of the Board of Directors,
W. s. GOOCH, president,
Boot23-lm W. MACDOWELL, secretary