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BIG STONE GAP, WISE corXTY. VA.. ',,? ,;>,,A^.n :~ ?*
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|Mj(,,i-M ILM0ST COMI.MOIS
I hrco 0*1 lock Satur
I mit il nt six
I. . . .''I Hue Wot,ti,It'd
. I I i,.il i ..ill,(eil I or
i rn. Hut
w -I wilily I .
? it Daunt*
Sum ay, June
is, liny tl,
. ii w. Hum
. . .
V . bul lie
i ii ,
ri n 11 I
! il. ''
. ?.. j 'mg vu :
tin. * w ? re
|. i nf sillies,
hi in thc
Inlaml from tl ''
? ? 11 - " "
? w ,i - blow
? nc u ? il in tin
... r fin
inn! the *.*. liite tan
. :,. ?. I a I
: !i"i il t'ul
i Coll ma- '"'*-'
pd up the ( ul
? thc harbor, t"! 1
? Ure '""'
tl u ith u
? came thi
. thal al points mine
used their rc- Cienf
i to ti. . ..?<? ercd.
?i t ampinn, maaoi
ii ed ins. reeol* seawi
? ii and Buding J1-"*
? , | ; ? Bpani
Mill' Itf till'
BUll tliilt Bl thc
Uibbs was killed,
sd In front of his Howl!
ut of attack. . timi. ?
arass of Private
usi iii their
d tea min
' the boa] itul corpt>
?luarters to the
ltto.1 i^*. oil bpauiah stock* 1 up an
aae n.nil of the camp, The attack)
I ire re. continued at lute vals through
with fir ul
m small squads In various di rec
ard morning the fire sickened
Dawn ia the ? ? me tar attack,
i ?*? ? pah ii, the marines
g on their guns uer,* aroused
Some were actually asleep, is they had
ri" ' S hours and t -ul nature
could no longer stand thc strain. But
no attack came.
13-pound field gu nil,
? ' be used iivr.ii
fear nf hitting our own men,
al squads of Spaniards
i j dor ? into ihe
I '"?-:'' . ini.? burrows
' ? .ic*! i broke ov.-r them in the
; gray dawn. As th.* correll
talked with Maj, Cockrell, who
In charge of tin out
. word came of thc finding of the
? of Scrgt Smll Ih wai n -
been killed al Bec
n the previous day, but
thal he had been sun ,-r
ig. When iiml
how he was killed no one knows at
?lui- had the men
lu-, n mustered nor had the outposts of
Eil ut. Neville and Shaw been relieved
Lieut-I ton and .Maj.
ave high > raia ? to the nerve
nnd st of ollieers and men, es
oms. j..s (he eu?
lin ni m as n baptism of fire for a
Thc ineii were In
'uss ann in ;. strange land, lint
t hey stood to tl ls w iii courage
ann fortitude snd then- wusnosymp
though vi-vy much ex*
lui mising to inflict heavy punishm nt
ted 1 . - ? i' tin
Spaniar. .. characteristic camp
Sunday the amplest i reran! imis were
aken and as the Dauntless left rein
cnts were from the
time was ex
i. ' ma '?? vat v ns to the attacking
bree, some e> ly _'00 and thc fi fures run
s high tis |,Ofl i. ? o'. Campian, the
'uti.in guide, said the Spaniards were
.us, bul ike report a of
ehar e of Mans r rifle i v. uld
' 11.f, were re.' lilacs, as
it :il!a.s i arry Kerning*
rhe < uban pueril las, as a rule,
? om agc i han the
new cai uni forms pro*, e
ami are almost invis
jin yards. The 1. e
? il nccidi nts in dru .\
Corporal Glass shat*
red his hand.
I '? [lite the hi i of the m n, \\ hich is
eii.v regretted, Ihe marines rejoice
at they have lu i i ' B Cl! in their
? i fight on i ti I an soil. '1 hey sailed
"in Nev Vrnk thc day war was de
-.1 ex i ectcd to land w (thin a
.,. at Havana. Since tuen, until
tided on thc shore of ' iuantanamo
y, 'hey had lue!) COO pe ll ll |> OH th'
nth r and they had begun to fear
iii.nj ,s would heat them after
barbi r of
? re Lieut. * ol. Htint
:ton***, i of marines landed
ly, Ur. \ m. Sampson secures
m of the Cuban ti i minus of
? ."renell i ol lo to Ilayti. The aj -
rat us in thc office at the harbor
?a as u reckc i by a shell hut
? steamer Auria has instr**
nts and operators aboard and di*
imunication with Washing*
? on bc established The dis?
co ..vet-.and to Santiago around the
? is about sixty m.les and the roads
,- he. ii rc n dc rt d impassable bj
Undi r l'i ilro Tere/. The first
i-ioii of the Cuban army claims to
o -i i? ii nu ii. i ut these figures
I robably over estimated The
i lieve tii.it then* are
SCO soldiers in the viein*
of i aimanera, w hich hes
he entrance lo thc inner horbor.
ntanait-.o City is inland about 1"?
s, 'J he two harbors arc connected
i narrow channel. It is tho outer
tor which Adm. Sampson now
s w ith thc -Mari lehcad, thc Yoee
? and the Vixen, and with a battal
if marines on the crest <>f a hunt
i minence commanding the
"ii tin* wi stern side, tn the
r harbor are two small Spanish
oats and at Cai manera lhere ia a
expedition of three steam
dies, officered by Lieut. Norman,
?rn Kustis. son of Mr, Jam rn ll
is, former I nited States ambassa
t.. France, and Cadet 0. Van Or?
andel' the general command ot
:. Anderson, of tin- cruiser Mar
ad. Saturday night dragged for
t, but found noni'. Lieut. Auder*
who distinguished himaclf al
- pulled a dingy within "ji)
of tbe fort without being disco***
Ile found the fort to COBSist of
irv, with three guns mounted
from the panie in which thc
ai'd> Jh-d from thc ellis Bl
lilian's Point, they will scatter
approach. They left at
m.ati s point three antiquated
??veral eases of aiiiinuiii
ibell ami canister, soass Manser
ami ? regimental fia-j; of thc In-.
1 Principe No. t?.
ry precaution has been taken to
the men from dlfseaat. All huts
- locality have been rared, large
Of bjiauisli wiue hare been
cd, tvNo wells have been boarded
d ail the drinking irater used is j
h a vi
for fe i
rd from the Beet The marine
ll equipped for the co
l'"' ' I probably h, namci
Camp McCalla, afti r I ,raaii i
of the Marblehead, ?
blc ami has not rem ?v td .
?since the bombardment.
Sunday morning the Uri I
cr Newfoundland, of Monl
general cargo from Hali B
Into thc harbor, lier c >n
snr ed at 1 . :
?ii he reta
composure to dip his tia.- |
times and then started to
A shot across thc bows from the Mar*
blehead flopped him and thc vessel
was boarded, h.-r paper
she -va. bound f-i- Jamaica i I
iain explained that he had |
if h.- could ge? ;, ,-, tm .
sugar. lie was informed thal ho
could not and wi then allow. .] tu
. ^'/^'ysSeW s i
DEN WILLIAM R. 8IIAFTKR.
(In Command nf tlie Army I
Han Matre- d
'.ist'a Immense Power House, lint rolf,
Mich., ? i nini i ..ss j,,, i ,i,
men Badi* Burnell.
1 ll TBOl i. M ich. J (J. F. i
mmen o power building on < ? n
Ireet, west, wa j .lise, vc red on
ic Saturday morning,
wilding was a very lal
tructure, occupied hy man
tanufacturing concerns. Itv
ieted il yt a: e sile f, rn: r V
e. uii fl by a large Iii .i
ad burnt d. eau sin-' the ,|, :i- .
H ll. The lower building isa: il
A four-story anne*! to the Huh] ? ffi *a
uilding facing on <
esl n as sci afire on top hy fa f
tiniii ' del ri s from ti;;- ('.is - 1 ul
he r;nie\ w a i badly p ut ted Pa l nf
lire of St Paul's Episcopal i i
DI burnt d. Tu o fir. in n n ? r ?
in.en an I three were injured h
Several incipient i'la/.'s sta::
e Wayne i mini y ban k bili Idii
her office si ructurcs in t;
d nu mer. ni*, awnings and otb.
mable materials were cotisuin iL
feral little fires caught in thc 11
nw L'nion Trnsl 1 uilding, n I ch
directly to leeward ol
ruin ? pow< i- bui .din/, bul fur**
?r se rion * spread of flames w a ?
An old twi -stmy woo
?e west of the (ase bui
i-hc'i ly a po t lon of tlie loll
il falling unoii it. The front
ing leaned outward
nacjngly and finnlly fell in thu
pet, pori ions at a tim
l ase building was saved.
ne ease building was valued at -'.' '.
It was insured for SO 1,000. The
lent. are roughly c I i mated at
Mimi, but may r< nell B
v -\rc Destroyed bj Order of Gera,
llnncii lr.mps Helaf Concentrated
In targe Cities.
ev Wkst, I'la.. Jun ? IS, The S] an
under orders from Illa nco,
ling all block forts and l
concentrating in largecities r'roin
c southern t orts of Cuba c ni
s of destruction. Plantations
? Leen ravaged an I bornes b irnc I,
that th ? "Yankees" v. ould
nothing in ease of n landing. 1 li i
, on block forts have been or lere I
h. Blanco has hud: a new : r
odin? from Havana to Mata
lie -fives oi' thal all new fortitica
. have rapid-fire gw s of h av
There is positive information
more than 30,00 > Spar.ia i tr
n Havana and Matanxaa.
< hov mik I lo Killin "deftly.
i too, June ISL Joe ( hoyoski lias
d articles to li_riit Kid Mc<
is before tbs Hawthorne Athletic
nf Buffalo, New York, August 27*
men w ill fight at catch wi
inrae offered is 17,500, winner t<>
r.'i per cent, loser 83 per cent. Ac
ng to the articles signed, the men
t liberty to hit with one arin free
? breakaways. To bimi tbe match
nun will Immediately put uj> a
[ht Artillery Tor thr l*liilip;>ln?-a.
1i:\m isro, .lune ts.*?Seven bat*
of light artillery will go to Ma>
f preaent plans an* carried out
s have been issued for Batteries
K and LOf tba Third artillery,
t the Presidio, to Join the eora
of Uen. Merritt for duty in the
ashington dispatch says that tins
[nock has been uri-fted togo ta
i with a transport carrying u
number of marines, raise thu
?an flag Uicrv and establish *
i.. . i
Ol ?'. I
U'UND FOR CUBA.
(Iver 1' fie. ., Td- (
I i. K j IT est I or I not, ni ii .1
.1. -I: a Tl er.
i , ..
I ol, Wi ?
'?ni. [8th, 9th, 241 Ma i
,i fr -in "
?er cavalry. 'J
I. and \\,
\ ami I'.
rs ar. .
i. C and Ii. 1'
(,,nt. ?:' ll!
?rs an .
i men ts are in
., iel 1 1..'.''?! ?
r to i ml.a ??-.* al.
,? effoi I to again em?
in r ? a number of troon
THE BILL SIGNED.
e Presi lent Atl u hes Mi* M one tn tin
W ,ir Bevenae lt n and 11 li Won
i l. uv of ilu* L iml.
ivamiim.ih.v June 1*J, Tli war rev*
w as brough! to the n bite
use hy a house messenger al
and u ta si< ned bi I
upon ree. i pi nf in for*
rora thc w bite ht usc that the
:etary Gas/e issued the
rcula . the pa'" .
?p'l.S, ? :10.
(li'ii. I*.uni \ in I ..rp*.
on pox, June lt. The Madrid cor-.
rion de nt of the Stan lard -
iy cor] '
Cuba of four ..
... un i ,i. ns I. nares, Linnie. Al
? and March, stationed respecti
lantiago, li Manzanilla and
rto I'rinci . (i n. Linares has
ll men w ho, with thc 2,3 IO Ul
i. t ervcra, arc red by tbe
.-rnnient sufficient to rene! lu* j
\ ll .uni in the Tim Murker.
mv Vork, June : i The duty
s a pound on al imports of tea un*!
t. B '?'?ar revenue I id, has caused a
n in tin- tea market and prices
? advanced very rapidly dnringthe
The in; r v-nnnt in some
es has been as much as seven CC ntl
nnd. while an average gain in
cs has been about six cents fl ni
asl auction sale, which was heida
I ago last Thur
Ambsaaailnr ll.iv Iii n.e. lt.
mos. .lune 11.- The United States
issador lure. < .?!. John Hay
? is do foundation for tba state
that lie is ti for the
published in the I'nited .Stale*
j effect that Manila has fallen.
ieifer AaaiKurd lo ihe S?*v?*nlh Calpa
siiim.ton, .lune 14 - Bearatar]
.ided to SSalgn Maj (it'll,
irreii Keifer, of Ohio, to a e. in
with M Lee, Of th
Firing Renewed i>.r S-molards oa Cm
? r t ?.. Marines Mure w.??
Ons N in R
Orr Cxitrp Statks C imp Ci
*M" I: w. Sunday June '
Jui e li \^ he
Hay carly !
1 R W. Huntington
At 9 i
newe 1 ; y thc Sp ii, an
an ; a I
ir: for a
(Inc man <
'! I", a mn
: crior force, but men ai
', ?? firing of i
etachra nt lu
nueh more dal '
? i have h en
I. ie ll t. N '
? hal thc Spa
HIS .1 a
? ?un nt h. The Mai
'ri tra te Hartholomcw Mcli
who was sliol
he 1 ? ?'? hilt
:" t he harb< ir Mi imlay mon
GEN a. u i;i:i:i:r.v.
ii. Olia Ntititi.tl Th it BU ,,,,, ra fer tin
*>ic mil I a peil i t ii >ii in the 1'hlllppinei
Are Pru e lllj Rf ul*..
?s\ li: im i-i". (.ai.. J ll ni
Maj. (J 0
t . pom '??-??? the seco d fl
? to ' ' Phi
*? ready fi ?
tro ips. Troops to I
?n* i OOO, comprising the 10th I
-. ania, under Col. Hat
do. lind. : Ci ll
ni the ls h ai
try on Icr Col. IV *ni h,
1 tali light infantry nu*
i apt Young began t"
? ts an i
> wagons, don their
form Into columns for
mare.. (vatting trans;
Arm* sud Mippiir* for lasarssnts,
kk .San iim.o. Jun.- ! i
il i ommander Delehanty, with
gunboat Suawanec, armed
;iris with rifles, ammunition and
Monday he landed I
?DOO rounds of am nun ;
? ? coasignment of machetes, ?
itity of medicine ami several
read and bacon.
ra of Sacnstta'a MlnUtrjr .Niimlirrnl.
Minv. .Line ll ?ihe 1'aris eorre
dent of the Moraine* Lost
earn from a trustworthy source
the days of t [net
lumbered. It is believed ihe cabi
- aware the torpedo boat destroyer
ur has been lent ind di
it is rumored t mt there SJ fur
news from Cuba. Senor HI
?.? of the Dissident on -.er va,
i Ls regarded aa the cumin," mun.
(ario's are ?Drolling adherents
sturtiing deyelopnienti, are fp
THE YELLOW JACK.
I li I Xi Sign nf tl.i* i ontsflon ni tl
Irmr or >'av] i . . > Bow?
el . r Mut li Anxiety.
' e ann
and n.iv. Up t
? igion ii
re is ne d o
i ?r, Van Rey
?lian w a*. I ?
In nu ,
il . i .Ile ie. ll
' ll the
i ? t.i, mi. ? i ? t ,i. ired.
? I n
Hi \..:nii.iii in \ i .? < il.iii- i
.: i n ;? ' that
I M ,> I .non oi I t In- Porto
Rei I iped
ft at 'J
? i .
irto K co I at ??? I I
lin th lavalla. V(
S..niter I oil vic. lsd vf dur Icr.
T mr\. Fla., dune ii. Jan ? I J
ihn on, a m imb r of th
art al La-'ow. Sentence h
en j ronouneed. 'I he ol
1 ung, .ins aquitted, '1 h
i-u-ed o' the murder of Joel ?
A Lynett ag la Orenl llend. Km.
id SO, Kan., .lune U In the
at ing on the prin
sim -s st , et of ? s murderer
lg by a mob
probe a\ U is
u of Great
mi's i opulat lon of !,'M> per
mealed the tragedy. The i
ni Bet b rr, a white man. who. on
iii stu killed Myrtle HnffnseUtar,
.er, ? tarsaer il Iwaj
iW-aasj <Teat Neild uni BUiftW99<*
lira: Hajj ular Sealion.
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u i.siiiv, ron. June fl Ssxati I bill pto
Horst utter I .,11
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waa tie- , | t-.it Mt
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Lol,ll AMP, I
cition .??.tunis rec i>
Many Sp^ul.ir.la Kl..I
< 'I I RaJTiTI ISO .Mine 1 I
.???li rd Mob
iinbardtiii'iit from lbs fa Ul at thu
?ar of v uv ?' ?
io t*paalardi wi
on was wr . hi*.
lir,i?iir,i Hsjsnelf in *?Mina.
P. . l.i sui:. Ind.. .1
Hilted in i?ve, Mis, i
living near hore. jua.;**- -t Pfc)
c .*?'.? ru aM*l vy*** ar**?" ?