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No Word so Full
of meaning; and
i about which such
tions cluster as
,that of "Mother,"
lyet there are
life is filled with
pain, dread and
looks forward to
the final hour
.1 4-_Uli-, ?
forebodings, fear and trembling.
prepares the system for the change
taking* place, assists Nature to make
child-birth easy, and leaves her in a
condition more favorable to speedy re?
covery. It greatly diminishes the
danger to life of both mother and child.
Sent by Hail, on receipt of price, $1.00. Book
to "Expectant Mothers1' 1 reo upon application.
. The Bradfleld Regulator Co., Atlanta, O*.
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS.
EDWARD JETER, REPORTER.
Prof. Jno. Armstrong, after a short
visit to his parents here, [left Monuay for
Nashville, where ho is an instructor in
the University School of that city.
Harry Henderson, who died recently on
Catawba, was buried yesterday near his
home at Mooinaw's postoffice.
Dr. Fox, of Dluefield, a brother of Dr.
Luthei Fox, of Roanoke Colleee, spent
Sunday with his brother's ^family on
Miss Julia Landoo, 'of Totewell Court
House, is visiting in *he city, the guest
of the Misses Painter on High street.
James Chapman and wife left yester?
day for Chicago, wheie^they ^will In fu
Kent H. Carper left yesterday for
Lynchburg. where he tvent to make ar?
rangements, preparatory to his trip to
J. P. Saul is at borne on a'visit ^to his
family, having just'eeturued from a bus?
iness trip through the State of North
Miss Nannie Nicholson, of Lynchburg,
is visiting the Misses Wiley nt_tbe home
The county school board met yesterday
?>n the office of R. C. Btearnes. superin?
tendent, with the following gentlemen
present: Messrs. Eller, Watts, Kirkwoo'1,
of Cave Spring district; Walter Kefnu
ver, of Big Lick district; Chapman and
Heslip, of Central district; and Whites
carver aud Kiine, of Salem district. Su?
perintendent Stearnes presided. The fol?
lowing committees were appointed to
report at the regular August meeting:
On treasurer's books, Messrs. Walker,
Eller, Chapman, Henderson aud Legan;
on clerk's books, Messrs. Whitescarver,
Bennett, Fellers and Kirkwood; on text
books, Messrs. Kefauver, Woods, Watts,
Heslip and Kime. On motion the board
adjourned to meet August the 14th, 1897.
Yesterday was court day with a fair
attendance of the people of the county.
The principal interest of the day cen?
tered in the Democratic mass-meeting
held at 12 o'clock in the courthouse to
elect delegates to the Roanoke conven?
The meeting was called to order by
County Chairman Hendersou Lee, who
made a brief speech, in which he stated
the object of the. meeting.
W. G. Wooi' was put in nomination as
temporary chairman aud was chosen as
such. He accepted the honor in a speech
of thanks, in which he urged union and
concert of action in party ranks.
On motion, the Salem, Cave Spring,
Big Lick and Catawba district delega?
tions were ass'gned separate rooms for
the purpose of choosing delegates to rep?
resent their respective districts.
Tho following delegates were chosen:
Salem district?J. O- Langhorne, A. M.
Bowman, P. G. Webher, Frank P. Har?
mon, Win. Simpson, Thos. M. Beamer,
D. T. Martin, W:u. H. Plensnnts and J.
A. Bauiugardner. Alternates?K. '.W.
Klme, A. J. Heslip, M. G. McClung, .1.
H. Baev, Dr. H. B. Fleasants, Walter
Callahau. C. M. KlllittU, Samuel Parrish,
Sr., and J*>hn H. Camper.
Cave Spring district?J. C. Terry, Jos.
S. Woodrum, W. H. H. Richardson, L.
L. Greenwood and'.M. P. Ciawford. Al?
ternates? Thos. Woods, .7. W. Turner,
W, L. Mays. Dr. Geo. D. White. John
Big Iiick district?M. M. Rogers, W.
W. Berkeley, G. R. Gish, Geo. C. Mc
Cahan, W. S. Pollard, E. A. Moomaw
and Geo. M. Muse. Alternates?W. H.
Muse, Eugene Bush, William Dauiel,Da?
vid Kefauver, W. G. Wood, Dr. G. T.
Walker anH H. J. Dent.
Catawba district?Ed. Thomas, and J.
B. R. Cameron, alternate.
The executive committee for Roanoke
county were chosen as follows: Salem
district, C. D. Denit, R. W. Kime, .T. L
Preston, T. M Beamer and Chas. H.
Cocke; Cave Spring district, W. H. H.
Richardson, J. C. Terry and A. J. Phelps;
Bist Lick district, F. A. Gish, J. H.
Frantz. G. M.' Muse and J. O. Myers;
Catawba district, J. B. R. Cameron.
The representatives of the Register,
Sentinel and Roanoke Times were chosen
as secretaries of the meeting.
When the delegations returned from
their respective committee rooms a reso?
lution was offered by Col. R. H. Logan
instructing the county delegates to vote
in the convention for tho Hon, J. H?ge
Tyler for governor.
The delegntes were left free to vote as
they chose for the other candidates, al?
though Itis Jvell known that a majority of
them favor Win. R. Alexander for the
Henderson Lee was elected by acclama?
tion to succeed himself as county chair?
man of the Democratic " party. ..He was
also chosen as delegate at *large to the
The meeting was harmonious through?
out, although Colonel A. M. Bowman in
a short and ^caustic speech fired a hot
shot at those weak-kneed Democrats,
who, he said, "took more interest in
electing a Republican supervisor than
they did in electing n ^Democratic Presi?
AN IMPORTANT MEETING.
The members of the United Brethren
Church are requested to make a special
effort to be present at the Wednesday
evening prayer meeting, as there is some
business in which all are interested which
must be attended to before the quarterly
conference meets ou Saturday. This is a
call of importance and it is hoped ali will
On Thursday and Friday nights of this
week the ladies of the United Brethren
Church, under the auspices of the Home
Missionary Society,will give a lawn party
on the vacant lot next to the Virginia
carriage works, on Salem aveuue s. w.
The purpose of this lawn party is to have
a pleasant social time, as well as to All
the treasury of the society. All ladles of
the church who will hslp are requested
to meet at Mr. Hurt's, 865 West Sattem
avenue, on Thursday at 2 p. in.
SECOND QUARTERLY CONFER?
Tho second quarterly 'conference of the
United Brethren Church will convene in
the lecture room ol that church ou
Franklin road on Saturday,the 24th inst.,
at 8 p. m. Rev. G. P. Hott, the presid?
ing elder, will preside and preach at 11 a
in. and H p. m. ou Sunday. The oilicial
members of the church are requested to
have all interests entrusted to them in
presentable business shape.
HAS NOT LEFT TOWN.
The story circulated yesterday to the
effect that G?s Warner, bite proprietor of
the Wayside Inn, had left the city is
stoutly denied by his friends. It is a fact,
however,that he has sold out his business
to another party, and will probably not
engage in the saloon business again.
MINERS ON THE MARCH.
continued from first page
short why tire tho prices advancing: Why
Is coal worth n dollar a .ton, and even a
dollar and a half, more than It was two
weeks ago? Why are the railroads confis?
cating coal shipments? Why are tho
shops und factories"whose wheels are'put
in motion by the labor of the miner ceas?
ing to operate? Why are operators .all
over the.States offering their minors a
rate even hieher than the one demanded
if they wll1 only contiuue to work?
"The reason is patent to a'l?coal Is
scarce. Those who have ,it to sell get
fa ncy prices, and those who offer an ad?
vance, particularly in West Virginia and
portions of Illinois, do it .for the purpose
of checking and defeating this movement,
and miners who do not know this will
realize it fully when the battle is over, if
such operators havo their way. Only
those who are best acquainted with the
condition of the miners have any idea of
the extent of this suspension and its par?
alyzing effects upon the labor and busi?
ness of the country. It has not yet
reached its full proportions. The coming
week will add 20,000 men to the idle col?
umn. The week following will bring
greater accessions "to our ranks. ..The
movement will continue to grow,not only
from the point of'nu-nbers involved, but
public opinion, will become crystalized
more fully, and through the press of the
country will demand a solution of this
"Tho orgaui/.ed trades of the country
are to day in closer touch than ever be?
fore. Never in the history of labor trou?
bles have they been found so closely al?
lied. Our demand for living wages and
the determination of our miners to secure
it have brought expiessions of sympathy
and moral an*1 material support from al?
most every branch of organized, labor,
whose efforts in our behalf will endear
them to all lovers of fairness and estab?
lish foi the miuer?, with their own
efforts, a living rate of wages."
IN WEST VIRGINIA.
At Fairmount, W. Va.,a mass-meeting
????as held, and the miners'decided to come
out in the mornin". Debs will speak
there to-morrow night. At^Wheellug no
change in the situation "'s reported.
Sixty or seventy cars of coal were
transferred from the Wheeling; terminal
tracks to the^Wheellng "and Lake Erie
and started north without molestation.
It is learned to-night that al1 the coal
being sent ov*>r ;the Wheeling road is for
the 1 ,uke Shore aud Northern Ohio roails
that need the coal for firing their engines.
Huntington, W. Va., July 10.?The
strike agitators have 'been busy in Flat
Top fields to day, but have made but
little headway. Not over 500 men will
quit work there to-morrow morning. a*'d
this number may be reduced one-half.
All the miners in the Thacker coal fields
yesterday afternoon voted to quit work
to-morrow morning, held a mass meet?
ing this afternoou, and reconsidered mat?
ters, anil they will all return to work as
usual t>morrc w morning. It is said Delis
will undoubtedly have n great iufluence
in West Virginia.
Tetter, Salt-Rheum and Eczema.
The intense itching and smarting, inci?
dent to these diseases, is instantly allayed
by applying Chamberlain's Eye and
Skin Ointment. Many very bad cases
have been permanently cured by it. It
is equally efficient for itching piles and
a favorite remedy for sore nipples,
chapped hands, chilblains, frost bites
and chronic sore eyes. 25 cts. per box.
Dr. Cndy's Condition Powders, are
just what a horse needs when in bad
condition. Tonic, blood purifier and
vermifuge. They are not food but
medicine and the best in use to put a
horse in pritae condition. Price 25
cents per package.
TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAY.
Take Laxative Bromo Quinine Tablets.
All druggists refund the money if it fail,
to Cure. 85c. For sale by Chas. Lylc.
A 8ure and'Bafe Remedy in every case
and ovory kind of Bowel Complaint la
This Is a true statement and it can't be
mado too strong or too emphatic.
It Is a simple, s/ue and quick cure for
Cramps, Cough, Rheumatism,
Colic, Golds. Nouialgln,
Diarrheas. Croup, Toothache.
TWO SIZBS, 28c. and 80c.
NOW FOR THE MEDAL.
The graduating clues of the National
Business College have completed and
handed Id their essays for commencement.
On yesterday they were scrutinized by
Kevs. C. D. Bulla and Wm. Lunsford
and Miss Marion Cooke, who selected
four of the best, all of which will be read
on the evening of the 20th, it being the
occasion of the commencement. Compe?
tent judges will then decide as to the
merits of the bust one and a valuable
medal will be awarded the lucky one,
Rev. Wm. Lunsford presenting it. The
names of the conestants are K. C.Rogers,
J. E. Gish and Misses Carlotta Kindred
and Edna Long.
There will he a meeting of the board of
directors of^the National Business Col
lego this morning at 10 o'clock in the col
lego chapellfor the purpose of electing
additional trustees, and receive a report
as to the financial staudiug of the insti?
The Fourth Avenue Christina Church
Sunday-school will hold a picnic nt Ma?
son's Creek, between this city and Salem,
on next Thursday, July 22. Friends of
the church ii nd members, invited to at?
IN CASE OF RAIN.
In ca.se it rains this afternoon the en?
tertainment proposed to be given by the
ladles of St.;.John's Church at Crystal
Spring will be postponed until further
notice. If conditlous are fair go out there
anil spend a pleasant time and help a
A WONDERFUL WATER.
In another part of this issue of the
News will bo seen a large advertisement
of the Aetna Liithia Water, which is sold
in this city by Woodroof Bowman, at
No. 1028 Main street, who are a".eats for
the Virginia Mineral Springs Company,
of Roanoke, the corporation now placing
this truly great water on this market.
The Aetua Lithia Water has had a won?
derful success ill New York city, having
made its way in the face of enormous
competition, and won the confidence of
hundreds and thousands of people'. In
the advertisement referred to are given
several letters from prominent people of
New Y'ork, and they speak in the highest
terms of the water, stating the great ben?
efit that it has been to tin in One uf the
writers, Hon. Chas. I). Haines, ^of New
York,?ays he considers the water a price?
less legacy of God to mankind, and rec?
ommends it highly for stomach 'trouble
and dyspepsia. The Virginia Mineral
Springs Company guarantee relief in the
use of the water In eases of dyspepsia,
kidney, liver and stomach troubles, uric
acid in the blood, rheumatism, and men?
strual irregularities in any form, or they
will refund the money. The price of the
water is twenty-five cents per gallon, de?
livered in your own jug It is on drnft
free of charge at Woodroof <S; Bowman's
"Dead Ftuck" for bugs. Used by U.
S. Government. A liquid insect uowdcr.
Breakfast, 25 cents; dinner, 25 cents:
supper 25 cents. Meal tickets; J.
BRANN'S ICONOCLAST for July now
ready at, JACK'S NEWS DEPOT.
Don't Miss This Clearance Sale!
Money-Savihg Opportunities Such as
May Never Occur Again.
Mast Reduce Stock !&rtof tl,ef'uesti
jWFP whip w iwfrww
Suit a real bargain!
? Dollars instead of quarters
saved by acting quick!
Prices Cut from $7,50, $10, $12, $15
to $5, $6,50, $8.50, $10.
ASOLJT thi'G? thousand pairs ofQTrousers
-that arc awaiting your "legs."
It' you need Trousers now, or expect to need
them within six months, you had better come
in and see what we have. You never saw such
$2 Trousers SI?$3 Trousers $1.50
$4 Trousers $2.50?$6 Trousers $3,50.
Remaining stock of Bicycle Suits and Pants to
go at and below cost, $5 Suits $3.50; $1.50 Pants $1;
$2 Pants $1.50; $2.50 Pants $1.75.
Z.rf~" Endless variety and prices low on Shirts, Un?
derwear, Neckwear, Belts, Socks. Umbrellas, Hats
Fifty dozen Four-in-Hand W ash Tics at 5 cents
the ?>\i.y ki:i.iaism:
Philadelphia One-Price Clothing House.
-MANUFACTURERS AND DEALERS IN
ROUGH Hi FINISHED PINE LUMBER,
Mouldings, Brackets, Shingles, Laths, Lime, Cement, Plaster,
Hair, Bricks, Sash, Doors, Blinds, Etc., Etc.
Office 1 10 Campbell St. 'Phone 174.
Dimities. Lawns and all Printed Stuffs at decidedly cut prices to clear out the stocks.
This is likely to be the last opportunity of the season to obtain a pick from a good assortment ot
Note the Prices:
All Printed stuffs heretofore 9c the yard go at 5|c.
Printed Dress Goods in Lappets, Lattice Mulls, Jaeonat
Duchess, etc., at 7 Ac
Printed Organdies and Lattice Mulls that have been 18c to
go at l(Hc.
Re early to get the choice.
New Lot Taffeta Ribbons To-morrow.
All shades and widths in Moire and Plain Taffeta Ribbons
just received. At special prices. See them.
We will place on sale to-day a lot of things in Percale
Shirt Waists, worth si, at 69c. These are all new. See them.
Big Bargain in Very Desirable All-Wool Fine
Five pieces brand new Granite Weave Black Goods, fine
imported quality, 46 inches wide, very handsome, has been 75 c,
to go at 59c. See it.
Just opened, 100 pieces of the newest things out in full
Standard prints?all the new blues, cardinals; blacks and greys.
Very low prices on these.
Ladies' Night Wrappers at a Bargain.
Ten dozen Ladies' nice quality Night Wrappers nicely made
and trimmed; of good material, worth 88c, at 59c.
Bargains X'ln.ro-u.gln.o-u.t tine Store
206 Commerce Street.
HBIE O ZKTI3VLTXS &c BBTJG-H.