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ADVICE TO THE W. C. T. U.
Physical Culture Lecturer Endorses
Paine's Celery Compound.
Miss Lucy H. Hitchcock, lecturer, de?
partment of physical culture. Woman1!?
Christian Temperance Union, Vermont,
wrote on May 10, last:
"It affords me pleasure to add my tes?
timony with others regarding the healiDg
effects of Paine's celery compound upon
uu exhausted nervous system."
Aug. 12. 18117, she wroto: "As a rule I
do not endorse meilioines, but 1 believe
Paine's celery compounil to be of a differ?
ent order from the ordinary medicines.
Facts cannot he disputed. I have derived
so much benefit.from'the Compouod that
I am glad to heartily recommend it, hop?
ing others similarly afflicted may be re?
lieved. Any medicine that wlU relieve
suffering humanity is a blessing to the
A blessing to the world!
Paine's celery compound has been
proven to be the one great remedy that
really makes people well. This est.'ma
ble woman, whose Christinn work Is ear?
nestly directed toward the betterment of
others, and whose emtneuce in the W. C.
T. U. makes her |[advico of great value,
plainly indorses Paine's celery com?
amount of poor health on every
hand is something shocking to everyone
who stops to think. Hundreds of men
and women in every neighborhood are to?
day carrying about with them a needless
load of ailments that a thorough refresh?
ing of their nerves, a purifying of their
blood, more sleep and more regularity in
the bodily functions would completely do
away with. Paine's celery compound
will do ah this for sick and ailing ineu
A "near-say'' may do for other reme
?lies; Paine's celery compound is best
known from the mouths of meu und wo?
men whom it hus made well?they are in
every city, town and village in the coun?
No oue can pass the newspaper bulle?
tins without being reminded by how
slight a thread the best of men hold on to
life. Tho slight ups and downs in health
from which people recover make Them
foruet that there is a limit to the body's
elasticity and endurance. The habitually
exhausted nervous system at last loses
Its power of recovery and oll'ers no resist?
ance to disease.
"Prevent diseaso" is the wntchword of
the best medical thought of to-day.
Careful men and women do not wait un?
til they are Hat on their backs *as people
once did. The more intelligent part of
every community has found out the inesti?
mable benefit to bo derived from Paine's
celery compound, when one is worn out
nerve-tired and "out-of-sorts."
The little ills, the beginning of neural?
gia and rheumatism, the "all-gone" and
tired .feelings show imiueilinte need of
purifying tho blood and refreshlug th?
uerves. The direct and euergetlo Wily
Paine's celery compound overcomes sick
and nervous headaches, dyspepsia and
heart troubles, as lt~doea all other ner?
vous disorders, has compelled the admi?
ration of tho medical world from the
Headaches, rheumatism, neuralgia,
lifeless feelings and debility cmnot per?
sist when iutelligeutly met and corrected
by this greatest of nerve nnd brain
strengthenera. No remedy ever kept the
confidence of so large a body of inquiring
men and women. Try it.
EDWARD JETER, REPORTER.
.ludtee W. W. Moffctt bus returned
from a visit to his.old home m Eastern
.Ino. Larew, of Augusta county, who
has been the guest of D. T. Martin, re?
turned homo yesterday.
Miss Rosa Wall left yesterdav for a
visit to friends In Bluefleld, W. Vn.
J. F. Morrow, who'has been at work in
Washington, D. C, returned Thursday.
Juo. Parsons, formerly of Salem, and
wife, are on u .visit to relatives here.
Judge llonry E. Blair, A. A. Phlegar,
Col. D. C. Shanks and Major W. W. Bal
lartl left yesterday morning for Fiticustle.
where they went to attend circuit court.
Vhursday afternoon about 8 o'clock
Phil. Sherod, who was driving tho two
largo gray horses belonging to Walter
Hoard, attempted to cross tho Norfolk
and Western tracks at what is known at
Barman's crossing, near Gleuvnr, was
ruu'dovru by a freight train,which struck
the hind wheels, throwing the wngou bed
and driver into the air aud demolishing
half cf tho wagon. Neither the horses or
driver were injured, and the horses, with
the two frout wheels attached, readied
home in safety. It was a close call for
the "entire outfit, specially so for Mr.
BROTHERHOOD OF ST. ANDREW.
The International Convention?Strength
Buffalo, N. Y., Oct. 15.?The interim
tionnl convention of the Brotherhood of
St. Andrew was called to order at 2:45
o'clock yesterday evening. The secretary's
report was r. ad. It contained the fol?
lu the church in '.he United States
there are l,2S(i chapters, with 12,(100
members; in the Dominion of Canada.212
chapters, with 1,500 members; in Sent
land, 12 chapters, with 100 members; in
Australia,40 chapters ^vith 350 members;
in the West Indies anil South America,
10 chapters, with 3G? members; iu the
Church of England, where the movement
has but recently taken organized form,30
chapters, with 350 members.
President .lames L. Houghtcllng,
founder of the Brotherhood, in his ad?
dress of welcome, was cheered lustily.
Archbishop Nuttall. of Jamaica, spoke
iu response, as also did R. Vashon Rog?
ers, vice-president of the Brotherhood in
Cannda; Cyril A. A liegt on, of All Souls
College. Oxford, England, and Bight
Rev. Edward Stuart Talbot, Lord Bishop
The last named rea.l a letter from the
Archbishop of Canterbury extending to
the Brotherhood his best w*Blies for its
POSTMASTER AT II Alt AN. '
WashiiiKton. Oct. 15. ?The following
fourth-class Virginia postmasters were
appoiuted yesterday: Bavard, Benjamin
P. Ruffner; Berlin, William P. Vick :
Boje?, C. L. Estep; Columbia Furnace,
William S. Irwin; Haran, F. M. Tlnnell;
Mallowy, George G. Burton; Mitchell's
Station,;Mrs. Dora D. Curtis; Red House,
Miss Estelle . Ford; Rio Depot, W. T.
Look at curU} cent books. Grnvatt's
Fair, 0 Salem avenue.
CROUP QUICKLY CURED.
Mountain Glen, Ark.?Our children
were suffering with croup when we re?
ceived a bottle of Chamberlain's Cough
Remedy. It afforded almost instant re?
lief.? l'\ A. Thornton. This celebrated
remedy is for sale by H. C. Barnes. "He
puts up prescriptions."
THE BEAUTY OF IT.
A dress washed with "Crystal Spring"
was shown us the other uay?a delicate
fabr'c splashed with tiny (lowers. The
(lowers looked as if grown afresh?forget
A Sura and Safo Remody In evorv case
and ovc ry kind of bowel Complaint la
This la a true statement and it can't be
made- too strong or too emphatic.
It Is a simple, safo and qulclc euro for
Cramps, Cough, Rheumatism,
Co'.lo, .Colds, Hournlgl?,
Diarrhoea, Croup, Toothache.
TWO SIZBS, 23c. and 50c.
; SEABOARD LINE CUTS RATES.
Reduction of 33 13 Per Cent, iu Passen?
ger Fates Announced.
Norfolk, Oct. 15.--Once more the Sea?
board Air Line and ' the combination of
it* big rivals, headtd by the Southern
railway, aro engaged in a battle royul.
Open war has again been declared, and
the light will probably be one to thn
The circular*just ^Issued by the Sea?
board announcing a di'Terential passeu
ger tariff and through and local business
and the reduction of 33 1-3 per cent, in
feres contained therein is the first shot
In what may be a long-continued strug?
gle between the associated railways
which have refused to haul the Seaboard's
through cars and that line.
The rates are subject to change, and
this phrase, as defined by General Pas?
senger Aeent Auderson "to-night, means
that the Seaboard will cut as clten as its
lower rates are met by its competitors iu
order to preserve the differential feature.
o-<a. si ?3? <o .
DIAMONDS SET . . .
In any fashion arc attractive
this season. Manufacturers
have strained a point...to niafte
them as fancy as possible. J
them in Kings, Pins, Cuff
L. VOIGT, JR.,
104 SALEM AVENUE.
UNEXCELLED FOR DRINKING. COOKING. DAKING 8?
<a ftAftfIA r0R BREAKFAST & SUPPER
8? LuLUA CANNOT Et SURPASSED.
53 They arc the pe ople
we can please, for we
never shewed a Letter as?
sortment of Men's, Boys',
gand Children's Clothing.
The short, stout and slim
can be equally.suited with
suits that fit eOjUal to tai?
lor-made garments, with
|,p the very latest: fabrics to
P^Y choose from. Depend
, \..\ W \ on getting no better clo
mimMlhA thine than you'll find
here?saving' 80 to 50
Bring your boys. Let us
fit them out with suits that
are made for boy8 that are
hard On clothes.
The "Conqueror" leads.
Are absolutely all-wool
goods, double seat and
knees, and warranted not to
rip. The best $3 SUIT
in the citv.
Philadelphia One-Price Clothing House.
-MANUFACTURERS AND DBALEKS IN
ROUGH 10 FINISHED FIE LUMBER,
foldings', Brackets, Shingles, Laths, Lime, Cement, Piaster,
Hair, Bricks, Sash, Dcors, Blinds, Etc., Etc.
Office 1 10 Campbell St. 'Phone 174.
Cloaks, and Ready-to-Wear
Tailor-Made Suits for Ladies
are NOW ON THE MOVE. A Choicer Collection was Never Shown. Better
Values at Lower Prices Were Never Offered.
See These Great Stocks.
We have been asked repeatedly when we will move into
our new building. For the information of our patrons we
beg to say that owing to delays over which we had no
control, we will be unable to occupy our new store before
some time in November. We have, therefore, opened up
all our new fall goods in our present store, and are ready
for business at the old stand with the best lines in every
department we have ever shown. Our Cloak Department,
owing to lack of space in our own building, is located
temporarily in the room formerly occupied by C. Wertz
as a grocery.
n the Dress Goods.
At 25c the yard full 80-inch wide All
Wool Novelties. Great values.
At 35c. The usual 50c stuff in the
new Bourette or Curl efect in checks
over any shade of ground.
At 39c. 20 pieces of very handsome
Novelty Dress Stuff?made to sell at 5()c
?here now 89c.
At 50c'and 50c the yard. Great range
of the newest and most stylish matt-rials
In Novelties, Cheviots, Curls and Plain
Materials of all sorts.
At 15c. Very handsome two-toned
Pebbled ? eaves in all the new colorings.
Excellent weight and very stylish.
At 75c. All tin; popular shades in
Coverts, Cheviots and Novelty Weaves in
every variety of color and combination.
At $1.00 to $1.28 and $1 50. Exclusive
Novelties in the choicest things of the
season. Visit cur Dress Goods Depart?
At 75c. Full line of nil the popular
shades in Fine Mroad Cloths?50 inches
wide?Plain Cloth Dresses, Black Braid
Trimmed and very stylish.
At $1.00. Very fine quality 50-inch
wide Broad Cloth in all the new shades.
At $1.50 the yard. Very handscme ex?
tra heavy quality Cream Broad Cloth
Black Dress Stuffs.
The great variety of Black. Fabrics
now jn sale in our department makes
descriptions impossible. Visit this de
P'irt mi ut'for anything in Black Goods.
At 20c the yard. 10 pieties of the new?
est things in 311-inch wide Figured Black
Goods for suits. Just as good appear?
ance as the Gtlc goods. fee them.
At 20c. 30c, -15c, 50c, 50c, 75c, 85c, and
$1.00 the yard. Anything you may
want in Black Serges of any width,
weight and quality.
At 50c the yard. 48 to 50-inch wide
Cheviots Diagonals, Novelties,^Figures
and everything pertaining to a Black
Material at this price.
At 35c. 40 inch wide Mohair for
At 75c. 54-inch wide Cheviots: very
At 75c. Great line of Prestly's new
Figured Granites, Poplins, Reps, etc. All
b tain I new iiutl 25 per cent, less than the
present market values.
At $1.00. (ireat range cf Poplin
Weaves, Figured Poplins, Reps, Chev?
iots, Diagonals, etc; all the new things.
At $1.00. 42 inch wide Silk Warp
Henriettas in beautiful shades of black.
At $1.25 the yard. Priestly's Silk
Warp, Crepe Cloth, "Fndora," Melrose
and all the standard materials made by
this famous manufacturer :>f black gootls.
Dress Trimmings. 4
We have uow ready great lines of the
new Braiil Trimmings for dresses.
Soutasc.he Braids 10c forpiecoof 2 dozen
yards; all colors.
Tubular Braids, Hercules Braids and
novelty effects of all kinds.
Great lino of the new braids mado up
in designs by the yard from 20c to $1.50
the yard. These are very popular.
Great line of Applique or Embroidered
Trimmings in all the rich new color com?
binations fur Silk? and waists.
Big line of Bi aid ?Sets, from 50c to
Big line of Jet Trimmings in all qunli
ties and widths from 50c to ?2.50 the
New line of Silk Laces in the new
heavy effects in lands with etlges to
match: now very popular.
3 great lines of Silk Velvets at50c, 75c,
and ?1 00 the yard. All the popular
Newest things in Roman Striped 'and
Fancy Ribbons, Moire and Plain
Taffetas, T'iain Satins and Gros Grains.
All widths anil shades.
150 dozen of the newest and swell est
things in Kid Gloves now ready. The
gloves we offer you to-day are worth 25c
the pair more right through on account
of tat iff increase. Our prices are the
lowest ever kno~vn, however. Two great
At 75c the pair. 50 dozen Indies'
4-Button Kid Gloves'in Ox Blood, Tan
ami Ul-icks; worth every cent of $1.00,
At $1.00 the pair. 50 dozen of the
great 2-clasp 'Triaaou Pitpie StiU.hed
Gloves, the very liest glove ever sold ior
$1.00. In all the shades, Tan, Ox Blood.
Browns, Greens and Blacks. Try this
glove if you want a good one at a low
At $1.00 tho pair. Ladies' "Mocha
Brick" or heavy undressed Kid Gloves
for street and shopping. Just the ideal
glove to wear constantly, ^2-clasp. See
thorn. All shades and tdacks.
At $1.50 the pair. The uood, well-fit?
ting Ideal Fastener Kid Gloves in a'l tbe
shades and blacks.
Evening Gloves in Black and WVite
Lowest Prices Ever Touched.
1 case good quality Gray Prints, 5c*
1 case Turkey Red Prints, 4e.
1 case Garnet Prints, 3c.
Good heavy Outine Flannel*, 5 8-4c.
Heavy Brown Cotton, -lc the yard.
Full yard wide Brown Cotton, 4 1-2 a
yartl. Extra heavy and wide.
Best quality Blue Prints, 5c.
Lancaster Ginghams ,5c a yard.
Good quality apron checked Ginghams,
4c i.!:e yard.
4-1 Barker|Blenche:l Cotton,0 l-2c yard.
10 4 Brown Sheeting, 14c a yard.
10-4 Blenched Sheeting, 17c a yard.
42-inch Pil'ow Case Cotton, 0c.
Cotton'Crash for towels, 3 l-2c a yi rd.
Everything in Canton Flannels lower
than ever before.
Good heavy Canton Flannel nt 5c a
Extra heavy weight and long cropped
Canton Flannel at 8c a yard.
Special number very heavy and good
wearing Ca"ton Flannel at 6c.
Better grades in bleached and un?
bleached at 10c, 12 l-2c lEc and 18c.
Prices 25 per cent, less than ever known
for like values.
At 15c the yard. All Wool Heavy Red
At 18c, 20c, 25c, 29c. 35c and 40c.
bpecial values in R?-d Medicated Flannels.
See the qualities.
At 20c. Heavy Blue Twilled Flnnnels
At 15c, 18c, 20c, 25c up to 75c the yard
every grade of Whito Woolen Flannels.
All of them 25 per cent, less than last
At 25c. All Wool Heavy Dark Gray
Mixed F anntl for skirts.
At 30c. Full yard wide Shaker Flan
ncis in iron and gray mixed for skirts.
At 25c, 40c and COc. Heavy White
Shaker Flannels for skirts and under?
Red Hot underwear at right prices.
Note a few.
At only 12 12c each. 50 dozen Ladies'
Heavy Jersey Ribbed Fleeced Vests;
At 25c. Extra fine Mnco yarn soft
fleeced Vests and Pnntf fo" ladies. Best
value possible to offer.
At??ty Ladles' Oxford Cut Under?
wear in 50 per cent, wool: nice medium
weight Pants and Vests.
At 75c, $1.00 and $1.25 each. Ladies'
Oxford Cut Underwear, either white or
gray, Pants or Vests, than which there
are no nicer or better valne? to olTer at.
the prices. You can have these 75, S8 or
100 per cent. wool. We have a big busi?
ness in these and ir yon are particular
about your underwear try them.
At 50c. Ladies'Union Suits. Extra
At $1.00. Ladies' "Oneita" Wool
Union Suits?75 per cent, wool?will
not shrink. This particular number i?
worth $1.50. Our price $1.00.
At $2.00. Very fine Wool Union
Suits for ladies.
At 25c, 50c and $1.00. Union suits for
children of all ages, in cotton and wool.
At 25c up toC5c. Infants' Wool Wrap?
pers in all sizes.
AtZ12 l-2c. Infants' cotton fleeced'
Everything in underwear for bovs and
girl??woo' and cotton--Pants, Drawers
and Vests at any price you may want
them. See the stocks.
At 7i:c. Ladies' All Wool Scarlet, or
Natural Wool Vests and Pants in Hat
goods. Very cheap; worth $J.t)0.
At 39c each. 1 case Gentlemen's
Fleered Health Underwear, nil sizes.
At. 75c. Gentlemen's All Wool Natu?
ral Gray Shirrs and Drawers. Last sea?
son's same value whs $1.00.
At $1.00. Special value in very fine
soft Woolen Ribbed Underwear for gen?
tlemen In natural Kray. See this great?
est stock of underwear.
CLOAKS, CLOAKS.?Full line of Ladies' Cloaks, Gapes, Ready-to-Wear Tailor-Made Suits, Silk Underskirts, Misses' Jackets, Children's Jackets are now ready. See this Great Stock.
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