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LITTLE LOCAL Iff!
Doings o? the reople
VISITORS SIv j TO1
Some Going an? Oj Re?
iin-s of Interest to
it is reported that at the next
sion of the I tere, an ef?
fort will be made to pass a bill
provrdi be appointment of
Commissioners o. Revenue by the
Circuit J-i U .. I :. :
law th?se officers c inn >t Ii ? !
! term, bot if app >:n
by the /Circuit ! ???--. they" are
ligibt* to 4
r\. Elizabeth Thomas w h<
n the guest of her
A. May i ;
peek* has 11 turn? >! to bei
Is. R ?
..' y on \
Mr. J * ??ton H '.
at Hot? <??.;
tii-L jftk: ?
i ) to til .'. x
ai->. ol ?"?:v rnerchanl ? and c
get y >ur Xmas goods i.
tue patrons oi th j;?^knai .
We b rg to notify Ivei
tigers that copy for .? change ol
le ad . mu ?t 1 ? i tin
on Monday. I' is impossible
igo to press on time ii we have lb
??? on We Inesday I ? hange all !
arls. at t lia* Ia1
A. Tatterson of Penny,
was a very ac :? ptablo cal ter
ie Journal offi :e on Tuesday
renewed his subscription to
nuary i.st, 1907.
Mr. and Mrs. Ferguson desire
?ss their sincere thanks to
^ -Qople of Mathews Circuit
in at the Parsonage, Thurs
and Mrs. Tom Cal lis ?vel
cd a little stranger to their
me near Hallieford last week,
arrah for lorn.
lion. J. Boyd Scars left foi
hTiclWiorid on Monday upon legal
baseness in connection with the
\ radenbwg will case.
Mr. and Mrs. William Bowie*
of the United States ("oast and
etic Survey arrived on Tues
nd are stopping at Poplar
?-ove Mr. Bowie will complete
e Coast Line of the Mobjack in
a week or two.
Capt. Alex. James is still con?
fined to his home on account'of
the sprains and bruises received
n the collision with tin.* United
^Ntcs Launch at Old Point, He
ilnid from the hospital last
p. O. lv. M., will hold il
W. L. Smi in. Sachem.
1 . F. Wai : . ?-. C. of K.
Beautify Your li ft The
: and n
? gift is a prt tty pict m e I
ne and i I. ]
? the lim st lim of
a tiunley, one
; of the 1 '
? giving \\ ith Mr. ai 1*1. F.
Mrs. ; \. ; '
has been qu
?m; : o\ ed.
Mrs. j. 1
Miss Willie Kirwan is \i*-itl:*^
friends in Ballim<
The ladies and m ambers ? o?
Centra] M. E. Church gave a ?
i e to Rev. Richard i ?
and bride on TJiu
?an attractive luncheon and re
fi .hments wen* served anda
' dial and he ex?
le i by : plc of the e<?m
nily to the p ?pul ir pa ?tor and
The State Board of Fisheries in
; gave if out that th
j try ha ? pa i i ?n lli * I; st
le ol about
: ; ?. a pi U : I.
At the Pa
M a 11
Re> . C. i ' \
M. ] :
I ? ?
I l;i<vV! I ? -
on his routi Sew ^ . ;
;tand in fr? ?ni i >f the ISlue
ry every Saturday,
every sense of I r.a.
be d d iron. Mr. Malone
will still retain his ho
Inspi eti >r ( ;. nei li I T. (?. M or?
nas appointed as inspector
for the Grand Canip * i \
Ci in federate \ et? i ans for ihe
First District, Jud.t;e John l .
Ewell, i i?, i trand, La r-< ast< i
? '? v ?
Gov. olect Swanson Tuesday
filed v? ?th the county cl< rk ol
Chatam an account ol i xj ns< s
incurred during the campa
posta : !, $ ?j ?. printing $37;
tionery $36; express, telephone,
and telegrams, $30; railroad fare
hotel bills and other incidentals,
$304; expenses of primary*$9,840;
At M irchants' new store will
be found a stock ol holiday and
Christm >ds rarely seen in
any store in Mathews. The as?
sortment varies in quality and
cost. There art- books, nil.1rs.
toys, cutlery, stoves, spoons,
dolls, watches, jewelry, and in
fact ?. \ cry useful and ?i a
article that c in be 0 n 1 n
department store ol our I
( ?ties. Drop in and look at the
display. It is *.\ orth i ! at.
A few d'iy s ago w e r>e eived a
souvenir postal from Miss Sallic
Hodges, daughti r of Mr. ' a d
Mrs. John I lodges of Tei k N
who is at the Mi 1 folk Protestant
pital takir is a
perm ni tid deposition ai well
Mr Hart Bur* . of \Vj -
in-ton is at Brigtlhon.
Mr. an 1 Mrs. C. r>. Garnett
will spend the hol?< i Poplar
Hon. J. r> .irs is in
'! D 1.
Rev. I?. C. Combs, ; m ?al
? I the \ ? ginia C hris
nary Society gave
? Su inlay.
Genii ' ;t of Flu
vanna County and Annie Laurie
Dill ? ? . < ?untv teachers
in the P ?rt Ha < Vcad ?n>
will leav< for their i :tive
? ; ? x t V\ ?
J. B. R?ther!
daughter Dorothy ? ?rcd
vastes P. Wil
led on the
mer Tangi< r fr< un
an extended wedding tour
alter an ! mce of ten days.
! lu v visit- 1 New York, Phila
hia and als< i spent sevi ral
! !:ev we. e wel?
led at i i Pier by a
- ; -. ?rv- - r~-. ???= r~*.
ITEMS OF INTER-1
i ?* ni
tiered By Our CountyJI
Hell ?. | ' '
A > 1 any news
time I will
\\ ' . >
? i i .
K chard l a
. I ? aiter
re s 11 .?..r
: i i : ant
? rand trip to N . i Car
. W. M m ?i : *?> ho
it quite sick is now improving,
. f >r Xni is.
San! i CI ms.
CO BBS CREEK?
A dance given by M;*--. E. W.
. hew s to hi r cousin, M iss
lise Vaiden ? t Xew port IS
took i ?lace < m t he i
I h. Sapper v. as sen ed
?at 12 M. and aflei . ard dancing
5 continued 'till 4:30 A. M.
Among the couples in\ the floor
w ere 1 ' /er Miller and Miss
Be . Mr. Rob Howlett
an? : Sarah ( irizj ard, M r.
'. M iss Vict< ria
j McCoy, Mr. J. T. Chri ;tian and
; Miss Marchant. Dr. R. R. Hos
kins and Mrs. E. W. Math? ws,
Mr. K. \V. Mathews and Mis;
Lola Corsa, Mr. Martin Sam.is
?and Miss Bessie Howlett, Mr.
; Hi nry K Vaiden and Miss Lucy
I lowlett, Mr. Linton Howlett and
I Miss Louise Vaiden. Miss Vic?
toria McCoy is tin* guest of Mi-s
Mr. S. E: Coles of RecdviHe
spent Thanksgiving with Dr. J.
\Y. 1). I lavn.s.
Mr. Henry Vaiden of Newporl
\- ws is visiting his cousin Mr. R.
Miss 1 - ?la Coi sa is kept at
ne by a severe < old and cough.
Mr. Julian Christain ua\<
ich ride and o\ st< r r< >ast on
ber 8th. Oysters \
plentiful and the view of the river
feet. Among t hose pi ? sent
wee tie1 Misses Marchant, Vaid?
en and Howlett and Mrs. Math
. .Mr. E. \V, Mathews, Mr. V.
V. Shipley, and Messrs. Scott.
Vaiden and 1 lowlett.
C . I .
ol instant the Death
Angel visited the house hold of J.
ml carried oi? one
I AM OON I
For Our Stork o? Christmas Goods,
1 will have a full line for ? week.
is your trade and we will give you 5 per cent.,
m every dollar pi ?ed of us. We h. ie price
and a lull line of
N KW GOODS.
OUR STOCK OF WINTER GOODS are now open
for inspection. Our lim 1res ?scorn
0 plete. Latest styles and at prices which defy compction,
A FINE LINE OF TRIMMI. buttons,
braids, velvets, silk and ornamci
> AN1 le for all I
men and b
SNOW IS HERE ! and you will need g1o\cs. We
1 a Mid; from I ' : you u?|j
m We have the warp you can do the rest*
WE il \VE ',''??' rClothing to our!
?i we haven't ivhal y< ti want, well take vom order
ALL KINDS OF underwear and hosiery, neckwear,
ovi ; s and le?gins, curtain poles and lace curtains!;
win ' ?w -; nd in ittingn, et
: ? ' - in the past, we1
?'?' ?'?" ment a continuance of
the sanie <:?>? *d w :li.
/*. ?? tVolffe ?Sa. Sop.
Novembei 14. 1905- ??.T ait-tews, Va.
Window and Door Screens afford the greatest home protection.
We are the people fer Fly Screens.
Ffapk -p, C^lafK Co.j (Limited)
Pcaler* Tr? Sash, Doors and Blinds, Har Iware, Paints. Etc. Cort
; Window Screen Wire ; Hardware
Lightest, cheapest and most durable Sen n the mari.
of its brightest gems, little Alma,
?something over three years old.
This makes the third one that has
been laid away in the family
. see COI
! the b
has '*?? i earth und
made fast in h<
i th? lie?v<
from I from
: ?..:.'?.. i. i
pupi ? : i-'
'. . ?
and ?hip ol Miss li? a
. e an ! M.s. John J. Bui ke
their pn i irked.
A Business Education,
ecial Holiday Rates.
We have educated over 3.
voting men :\:\d women in the
past eight \ ears.
Over 300 business Qr ns i 1 Nor?
folk alone employ our graduates.
We have placed over 150 of our
students in good positions since
Jan. I, Ij
We offer $10.000.00 to any
luate of our ten mont is'
course who has not secured a
*?- 1 .11 < 1 H< *.} )i ?(*.*-<* t it .il i VQ
and Business University,
f< off oik. Va,
Appointments for Preaching on
1 -a Sunday.
Central. 11.00 A. M.
Shiloh (Gtvynna).J.O0 1?. M.
S a lem. 11.
Shiloh (Crab ?\cckl.1.00 P. II.
Centra]. 8.00 P. M.
Salem., 11.00 A. II.
Shiloh (Gwynna).1.00 P. If.
Central.".. 11.00 A. M.
Sa ?ein.-.(.a i>. If.
Thursday night, before 4th Sunday.
Shiloh (Crab Neck]. 8.0 ? P. If.
K 1 li.e d Ferg i*-o->, IV ?.'.
1 > I :? M . e. i- ( > *- T ! . R .
Oil 1 Si le> Bios'. .
C. I!., Va.
? ? -sm u ani
?rm: CLERK'S OFFICE OF
?KC?IT COUR f OF THE !
I OUXTY OF M AT Hi;WS. on the
6th day ol December, 1?
W. F. Davis, O. O. Rhca, H. T.
Phil] ol " '? hite,
. ?:. H. :
-' ."...*' '.'.V.\ -. V'mI. Si'Tlp
I Jan. 1: I in
" . : . i ., . : '?.<?.
r. -. ? . F. White, .
. a . \ ' ; i. i i.
. R. Billups, :
kVir. - :i and I-. V?'. Hudgins, :
i-.l tai t.
Vtul ? lia? in.; i? ?en n
r due i
do w hat may ;
terest ?n ?
? publb h d
%???(.?'.?; ?11 1 he* ;
CRN AI.. ? ????*- p?b- '
the ISth daj of that !
j beinj* .'no nexl snee rule tiny ;
; after this ????t.-r v..is entered.
A c> ? ? \ i\ -
SANDS SMI i I i. ?. lerk.
L. C. > rARNl l ?- . J>. <j.
IN THE CLERK'S OFFICE OF
THE CIRCUIT i ? ?. RT OF THE
COUNTY OF MATHEWS, on the
j lit!? daj of November, 1*905,
Uevcrly Jon?.--, piaintifT, j
Il lia AnnJi ne-v defendant. '
Th ? objeel ?)i this suit is t?> gecui
Beverly JotiC3 :i de. ree .'. vinculo
i mn.tr! mon i i from one Delia Ann Jones. ?
l\ iiig been made I
led t! it, Delia :
Ann Jones is n??t resident of th? State
? it she do
eai here within lifteeu days after
I due publication hereof, and do what;
, may be ? her in- ?
! ut?*-.1, ii* iliis suit. And it is further
red that a c >py hereof be pub?
lished once a week for four successive
. ? ; Math, .vs Journal, a
. newspaper published ?n the County of
f Mathews, .in-.! that ?i copy 1? ? posted
at the front door of the court-house <>f
this county on the 13th day ??? Novem?
ber, 1905, that being the next succeed
ing rule day after this order was en?
A copi Te*
SANDS SMITH. Clerk.
J. BOYD Si \:,s, j>. q.
r\ Bua.?iOSS OppOj-tupity.
By virture of a Deed of Trust
from M. E. Hale & Co., lo me as
I Trustee for the benefit of their
creditors, I offer for sale the en?
tire stock of 'foods, store fixtures,
&c, in the store at Mathews
C. H., opposite the drag store.
An opportunity to get a good
stand and business cheap.
L. C. GARNETT, Trustee.
To all parties holding oyster
shore in I lern I lai ho
not raid rent on including ?
cost of survey and recording fee:
1 hereby notify said parties that !
if said rent and fees are noi paid
within 30 days fr >m late, I ?v II
assign all such shore to tin* first 1
applicant ? ho will pay sai
&C. W, M. GayI r,
. 14, 1 -
A e \ 00 thinking ot
married? If you "ire, l>ffl
your order. We do all kinds of
faite?? ?.i\d artistic jot? its :.?.?-?.
DAVIS CARRIAGE MFG. CO.. ir.
GLOUCESTER BRANCH. W. C. TUCKER. ?*V
From now until Xnins we arc
going t?* offer special bargains in
our line to reduce stock. Every
one'knows the Milbnrn Wagon to
be one of the best '>n the market.
Here are the prices of our two
horse Milburn \\'.i^?jns complete:
-inch Iron Axle.$}0.00
21.* Thimble Skein. 4S.00
3 . 53-00
Milburn Glass without body:
-inch Thimble Skein.$40.f>o
3 '" . 43.00
We carry a complete stock of
Baggies, Carriages, Harness. Sad?
dle.-;. Robes, Gasoline Engines and
Farming Implements, and our prices
arc very low. Cfive us a rail and
be convinced. Phone in office.
DAVIS CARRIAGE MFG. CO., INC
W. C. TUCKER, Mgr. Gloucester j Ve
?Bl Special ?pv?tat?op to
to come and see the Hlue Ribbon stock of
Xma*-? goods. It has the finest line of candies in
the town of Mathews. Also a nice assortment
of box's wagons, air rifles, &c. In preparing
for the Xtnas trade many improvements have
been made, s?> come along, don't be slow, let
mc have prut <'f your dough; don't take all to
th" ofher fellov v ho may be a bi^-.er seller.
I am small and not so strong, but by hustling
llong: some day. when I am bitfjxer. then
with you I'll cut a figure. Not at alldo I despair.
for I am sure I'll set my share, so I can't be
downed you see, von just as well emu: and deal
Have a nice line of Tin and Enamel Ware
open tor your inspection.
M-auart P-//////7> JAIMES
BLUE RIBBON GROCERY.
?* - -1
A Great Opportunity !
It Is To Your Advantage To
The Tidewater Insurance and Trust
AUTHORIZED CAPITAL, - *>0,000
We are doing a big business and hope to still in?
crease- it. We give one share ot stock with each $IO.CO
paid us in premiums. We are as solid as an Old Line
Company and as cheap as an Assessment Company.
GfVE US YOUR BUSINESS.
3ohn 1R. Itf infcer, H?cnt, /itcbetts, Da.
B5. fl.>. ?maxwell, H?cnt. (Tartonal, U>a.
J. F. MARCHANT,
-??i reianj .nul General Manaqer 1!T