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"There's a Good
The busy days of Christmas
picking is here and the bother
some men come in for their
slnare. If you wish to make
tfee men folks happy Christmas
day visit us, as we can show
y?u the latest correct shades
and shapes in everything that
men wear. Here is a partial
Smoking .1 a c k e t s, B a t h
Kobes, Gloves, Handkerchiefs,
Canes, Umbrellas, and the
most select line of Tics ever
shown in Roanoke.
D. M. TAYLOR,
Hatter and Furnisher,
112 JefTerson street.
CHICAGO PRODUCE MARKET.
Chicngo, Dec. 18.?The leading fu?
tures ranged as follows:
Wheat? Open. Close.
May.91- 92 A
May. 20 2PJ
~May.? 221; 22*
May.8. ?0 8.U0
<? May. 4."aj BT?4.3n
May. 4.37 4.:57;
STRICT LY UP-TO-DATE,
llonuer's Restaurant, the leading res?
taurant of the city, needs no 'ecommen
datlon, as everything served is first-class
in every respect. The oysters you see
there are the finest ever Drought to Roa
noko. You can get them served in every
conceivable manner. Tbc lunch counter;
run in connection with the restaurant, is
certainly up-to-date. Visit this place
and get something good to eat. You go
once and you will go the second time.
"Langsdorfs Western Union Cigars,
new brand. Rest on the market, at
Coming and Going.
E. G. Dooley, of Blue Hidge.was iu the
Mis. R. S. Koshler went to Hagars
towu on No. -1 yesterday.
Monroe A. Gallie, of iHasgow, Scot
laud, is a guest at Hotel Rounoke. Ho
is on u sight-seeine tour.
Mrs. Weston R. (Jules went to Rollins
yesterday to see her daughter, who is a
Miss Ivie Johnson, daughter of Col. I.
dohusou, has returned from an extended
visit to her old homo at Philippi, W. Va.
Miss Pauline Ma?sle returned yester?
day from an extended trip to New York
H. D. Lafferty left on No. 4 yesterday
for Richmond to si end the holidays.
Miss Claudme Woodrum, ot nolllns
Institute, is visiting her parents in the
Miss Mildred l-'eall returned yesterday
from an extended visit to the family ot
Rev. R. B. Eggle?ton in Portsmouth.
Mrs. W. B. Allen, who has been visit
rig her parents on Fourth avonue n. w.,
left yesterday for her home in Danville.
J. M. Watts, of Cave Spring, was in
town yesterday on business.
Miss Maggie Robertson, of Shawsville,
returned to her home yesterday after
spending several dnys iu the city.
Miss Annie Drewry, of Richmond, who
has been visiting Mrs. S. B. Cary on
Eleventh avenue s. w.. left yesterday for
Martinsville, where she will spend tho
Mrs C. M. Webber, mother of F. O.
Webber, of the Times, lift yesterday on
the noon train for Newport News, where
she will remain .or a month visiting her
J. N. Burchfield left yesterday for
Clenrfleld, Pa. where be will spend tho
Oscar M. Deyerle left last night for
Richmond aud expects to return to-nior
Any musically intelligent person will
tell you^that it is far better to buy a first
cla?s second hand piano than a new
cheap matte, it matters not noon what
teims you can get it. HobV.ie Piano Com?
pany have several bargains in slightly
used high grade makes. See them liefere
THE REQUISITION HONORED.
Jefferson City.Mc., Dec. 18.?Governot
Stevens to day bonored'the requisition of
Governor Black, of New York, for the
return to the latter State of Albert S.
Warner. The assistant district attorney
of Albany, N. Y., left hero at noon for
Kansas City with the necessary papers
for the return of Warner for trial on the
charge of kidnapping the little Con way
BRUTAL SCHOOL TEACHER.
New York,Dec 18.?Willie Evaus, who
was whipped on Tuesday last by the
principal of public- school No. 3, in Park
ville, died this afternoon .as a result of
the injuries received.
THE NM AS NEW YORK HERALD
given absolutely free to-day to purchas?
ers of Sunday Worlds and Journals at
Jack's News Depot.
jfre a// right
One of the or.
SP/ ess Sftot
Come t/t and
The STONE F
U0-1J2-JJ4 N. Jeffcrsor
Edw. L. Stone, Preside
LAN DG R ABB ER' ANNIII LLATED.
The advance sale of seats for the Alle
ghauy play Inext Tuesday night at the
Academy is unprecedented, almost.
Judging from this demand for tickets the
crowd will bo immense. The show is im?
mense. A. comic operatic extravaganza
is always enjeyed. In an extravagant a
full of local hits, puns, parodies,poignant
pomp and prinked people, the fun is
boundless. Act I leaves the N. and W,
clerks down hearted, penoyless and dole?
ful, with the Hoanoke belles weeping at
the prospect of no Xraas festivities. Act
II introduces the king of the K'ondlke,
who formulates the plan for all to go to
Klondike. Miss Prim, the once-kissed
maiden from the farm near Salem, who
suggests taking the belles to *he land of
gold: tOueen Victoria, who tumbles in love
with the king as the result of the work?
ings ot the love philter lost by Bvengali,
and many local lights whose presence
will'nppeal stronglyto the risible animal.
Academy, Tuesday, December 21. The
patronesses for the play are: Mrs. J.
Allen Watts, Mrs. Lueien H. Cocko.Mrs.
Chas. H. Churchill, Mrs. F. H. brans*
ford, Mrs. J. M. Barr, Mrs. Jos. W.
Coxe, Mrs. Dr. W. S. Butler, Mrs Col.
Carr, Mr*. A. B. Hammond, Mrs. O. H.
Royer, Mrs. J. C. Hawn.
Subset ibers to the Roanoke Telephone
K> change will please add to their cata?
logues the following names:
Alexander, T. F., residence, 241.
Wood son, l\irs. W. IT., residence. 111).
Couners, J. B.. residence, 11.
Daniels, W. B. ?X: Co., olflce, ?o.
Hodgins. J. F., saloon. 84.
Holco*>ib, J. H., wood and lumber,
j yard. 218.
Robbie, J. D., residence, 112.
.fameson. M. C, 244.
Lewis, W. II., residence, 2-12.
Layne, J. G., resrtieuce, 211.
Roanoke Grocery Company, store,Park
street, and Sixth avenue, 384.
Roanoke Grocery Co., store Franklin
road and Ruaoone street, 233.
Smithers, P. L., residence, 14.0.
Sanderson. R. P. C residence, 2.
Tr^ut, John T., res'dence, 243.
R. L. WRIGHT, Manager.
SEXTON'S 70c load of wood contains
as much as the $1 loads you net from
country wagons. He's measured them
and knows. 'Phoue 31 or 105 for a load
I and you'll see.
in t/teir proper ptacos.
>iinont/y proper ptaces is a
see the tv/ieo/s go 'round.
rinting and Mfg. Co.
i St., Roanoke, Va.
?Cjyr*^J'"' Will promptly serve you
with Milk, Cream, Buttermilk, Sour
Milk, Ice Cream of all flavors, Ices ami
Sherbets. Hell 'piione, !J8.
MASON A- IIBO..
12 It) ly nimiaircrs.
DONALDSON'S '.NEW STORE.
At 2!) Salem avenue, J. Donaldson has
opened one of the pret tiest lines of furni?
ture to be found in this city. The hand?
some new storeroon. is filled with choice
furnitura and the display of Xnas goods
is immense. The line parlor goods, fancy
rockers, rugs, etc., arc unexcelled In
Roanoke, beside they display a line of
hook cases, china closets end sideboards
lit. to a.lorn the most pretentious home.
An excellent line of Xmns toys is also
displayed by this reliable linn.
Oswald S. Hawkins, the real estato
agent, has a column cf Christmas bar
trains in his ad. on the sixth page of this
BUCKLEN'B ARNICA SALVE.
1 he best salve In the world for Cuts,
Rruises, Sores, Ulcers, Salt Rheum,
Fever Fores. Tetter, Chapped Hands,
Chilblains, Corus, and al' Bkin Erup?
tions, and positively cures Piles or no
pay required. It is guaranteed to give
perfect satisfaction or money refunded.
Price 25 cents per box. For snle by
After hearing some friends continually
praising Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Remedy, Curtis Fleck, of
Anaheim. Csl., purchased a bot tle of it
for bis own use and is now as enthusi?
astic over its wonderful work as anyone
can be. The 25 and 50 c< nt sizes for sale
by H. C. Harnes, "Re puts up prescrip?
ALL PERSONS troubled with coughs,
colds, hoarseness, sore throat, etc., will
lind immediate relief by using Smith
Rros. Cough Drops. Public speakers and
singers are invited to try them. One of
these drops nut inco tho mouth before
going to bed loosens the phlegm and
causes'.!be patient, to enjoy a comfortable
night's sleep. For sale by ,T. J. CA
A GREAT INVENTION
The accompanying cut roprosents'our Perfection Mattress, one of the
?reutest inventions of the nge. Made of a single srdiel bat of cotton down,
and warranted not to shrink, lump or break up. Soft as a feather bud and
will last a life-time. Buy your wife one for a XMA?>"tGIFT. Don't miss
seeing our collection of Hocking Chairs. ChildrenVRockora a specialty.
OVERSTREET & THURM AN.
'Phone 403. 18 and 20 Campbell Avenue.
INSURANCE^ . .
Lawrence Si Davis.
No. 5 Campbell avenue s w.
prompt payment of losses.
RO. M. KENT, JR.,
Corner Salem ave. md Jefferson street.
Breakfast, 25 cents; diuuer, 25 centp;
supper 25 ceuts. Meal tickets, -$4. J.
J. Catojmi's restaurant.
TIIK BELLED TEAMS ARE STILL
RUNNING. W. K. ANDREWS*: CO.,
the OLDEST FIRM OF COAL AND
WOOD DEALERS in the citv, are AT
THE OLD STAND, 319 ?iilcm avenue,
ieatly to serve you on short notice.
A scholarship in the National Business
College of Koanoke. Apply at the
INSURANCE . . .
IE there is anything in the
insurance line that \you want?
Fire, Life, Accident, Boiler
Explosion, Plate Glass or Em?
ployers' Liability?WE HAVE
IT, AND THE VERY BEST
104 South Jefferson 3treet,
CHILDREN'S DAY FOR XMAS
Monday will be a uood time to buy
shoes ftir the children.
We now have on sale as uood and at?
tractive a lino of CHILDREN'S SHOES
as has ever been shown in this city.
They are PERFECTION. Ladies1 land
Misses' FINE SHOES, perfect shape,
good quality, with prices right.
Satisfaction or vour money backl.
Come Before Christmas.
M. 6. RIELEY, 36 Salem Ave.
I>. A. GARIIEK, .llumtgcr.
Go to the Radford Steam Laundry for
BRUSH MOUNTAIN COAL will
please you. Let us send you a ton.
'Rhone 210. J. 11. WILKINSON ?s CO.
Begin your shopping MONDAY, for if you wait till late in the week you may not get waited on.
The eager thousands that come to us test our Big Store to its utmost capacity. On MONDAY
we will be opening up NEW TOYS, NEW BOOKS, Games, Leather and Celluloid Goods, Silver
Novelties and Many Other Choice Things for Christmas Presents.
Everything t<? gladden the
hearts and brighten the little
lives of children, .Don't let
Christinas pass without giving
them toys of sonic kind. A
real live horse is not so valu?
able to the child as a toy horse
that costs LOc.
Uprighl Pianos that play,22c
Uprighl Pianos, larger size,
Large Upright Pianos, two
full octaves, with music and in?
Noah's Arks, wood. 5, 1?)
Building Blocks in wooden
Wagon Building Blocks, 22c
Toy Kitchens, with all uten?
sils, 10, 17 and 22c.
Tin Kitchen Sets, 25 pieces,
Footballs, 6 inches in diam?
eter, 35c; Footballs, 9 inches
in diameter, 45c.
Cornets that play,
Violins. 16 inches
bow and box, 25c
18 inches long, with how and
box, 47c; Violins, 20 inches
long,with lio.v and box, 89c.
Toy Horses, L0, 15 and 25c.
Zithers, 10 string, only 25c.
Turkish Tubephone, 15
tubes, wonderfully musical,
lhonoharps, 15 string, a
very sweet-toned instrument,
with music and instructions, $1
Toy Ranges, nickel finish,
Toy China Dinner and Tea
Sets: Furniture?bureaus, wash
stands, sideboards, chiffoniers;
New Iron Toys.
NICE PRESENTS .-Useful and
Five-o'clock Teas, fine bur?
nished brass kettle on high arm
bracket holder, with heater,
$2.25, $2.75 and $3; 50.
Onyx Tables, fine burnished
brass stand with pretty real
onyx top, ornamental and use?
ful, $3.25, $3.75'arid $4.50.
Blacking Cases, carpet tops,
Have you played Carroms?
If you are fond of a Fine Par?
lor Game yen ought to have
Carroms. It is the up-to-date
game. Birds Eye Maple,
Ash, highly polished, $2.50.
Crokinole only $2.50, worth
Beautiful Gold Plated Lamps
for banquet and parlor; only a
few of them left; don't get such
a chance often.
Large Writing Desks for
Boys 10 to 15 \ ears old, clos?
ing top, with lo. !c, $2.75; large
Writing Desks, rolling tops,
Big lot Celluloid Handker?
chief and Glove Cases at 25c
Lovely Comforts made of
finest French Saline and filled
with real Eiderdown, at ?5
Beautiful Tapestry Table
Covers, at $1, $1.25 and $2.
BeautifulChenile Table Cov?
ers, at $1 and $1.25.
Beautiful Rugs in the larger
sizes, at $-2.50 and $3.50.
Fine All-Wool Druggets, at
$5.25, $6.25, $7.25 and $8.50.
First-Class Bicycles formen,
Pretty Christmas linens.
Here we name a few choice
things and extra values.
64-inch Bleach Linen Da?
mask, at 50c, yard: 72-inch
Bleach Linen Damask, at 75c
yard; 72-inch Bleach Linen
Damask, at $1.
Dinner Napkins, a great line
for the Christmas trade,
$1.12 A, $1.50, $2, $2.75, $3,
*.'>. 50, *4 and &5 dozen.
Knotted Fringe Damask
Towels, biggest values yet of?
fered, at 25c, 33c, 39c, 50c
and 89c each.
Great Christmas line of Hem?
stitched Damask Towels, at
15c, 33c, 89c, 50c. 62 Ac, 75c
and >; L, each.
Beautiful Satin Damask Ta?
ble Sets (cloth and 1 dozen
Napkins to match), at $3.75,
worth $4.50?at $4.50, worth
Don't fail to see the beauti?
ful things in Table Sets for
Fashionable Teas, in PinK,
Blue, Nile and Navy, $6 set.
Extremely choice things in
Satin Damask Table Cloth, all
lengths, $2, $2.50, ?8, $3.50
and $5 each.
Many other choice things for
Don't miss the Handker?
chiefs. Biggest values to be
found in the land.
Gents' Fine Hemstitched
Linen Handkerchiefs, at 10c,
12.1c 19c, 25c, 37?c and 50c,
Initial Silk Handkerchiefs
for gentlemen, 50 dozen, at
25c each, worth regularly 39c.
Finer grades Initial Silk
Handkerchiefs, at 37^c and
Cents' Fine Silk Handker?
chiefs, with pretty striped bor?
ders, something quite recent,
5(H) dozen Ladies' Beautiful
Embroidered 1 tandxerchiefs,
at lOe, 12Ac, 19c, 25c and 50c
Fine Silk Handkerchiefs,
large si/.e, only 25c, usually
Last week of the wonderful
half-price BOOK S?LE.
We have sold a greater num?
ber of volumes than any retail
booK concern in Virginia ever
sold in the same period. Prices
and quality do the work! Big
lot of New Titles in the famous
lace Curtains and Portieres.
Come and see our Christmas
line of these goods and let us
fix you up and get your home
on a Christmas "dike."
Beautiful Lace Curtains any
price you want; Tapestry Cur?
tains and Portieres, just the
sort you want and always a lit?
tle cheaper than other people's.
Curtain poles?all kinds, all
lengths. Extra rings, ends and
Handy Volume Classics at 15c.
will be opened on Monday.
Come early and get a "grab."
Another lot of' beautiful
"Dresden" Books in white and
gold, Monday only 25c?usu?
Beautiful Pocket Bibles, at
()xford Teachers' Bibles,
()xford Teachers'Bibles, Pat?
ent Index, $1.25
All the Poets 22c, 50c and
Fur Neck Scarfs.
Fur Collarettes, round and
Fur Collarettes, 10 inch
Real Ostrich Collarettes. .
Real (>strich, Persian Lamb
and Thibet Boas.
Come to the People's Big Store, and Enjoy Shopping With Metropolitan Proportions.
WATT,.BJHITTMW" ?p.PLAITS I