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Gold Mining and Improvement Company.
Motto: "Honesty is the Best of Policy."
CAPITAL STOCK, $100,000.
Par Value of Shares $1.00 Per Share, Full Paid and Non-Assessable.
MAIN OFFICE, ELKHORN, W. VA
OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS:
L. NETLAND, President, C. & M. E.; A. REDDINGTON, 1st Vice President, C. & M. E; JOHN
HI. SCHMIDT, 2d Vice-President, Electrical Engineer; J. WALTER MORGAN, Secre?
tary and Treasurer; F. 0. BARNES, Assistant Secretary and Auditor.
This Company has been former! for the
purpose of sending a party or parties to
Alaska anil the Klondike District, to take
up or buy claims of proven merit, con?
ducting a General Mercantile or Trading
Business, operating one or more Saw?
mills, and uealing in all kinds of prop?
erty and commeicial enterprises that
olfer a larse return for the money.
Only a limited amount of stock will be
sold, and DIVIDENDS will he declared
only on STOCK ISSUED and STAND?
ING on the books of the Company, thus
insuring a BARGE RETURN on your
Should the Company require additional
funds at any future period, the nmouut
required wlll'be offered for sale, AT PAR,
to the ORIGINAL, stockholders. You
can bo one of the originators by Investing
at onco. Stock will be so'd at par ONLY
for a short time.
We solicit shares at ONE DOLLAR
each, the usual price of mining shares of
all paying mines, though some of them
na\e later on, after heavy dividends have
heen declared, reached the enormous
figure of $1,825 per share to the investors.
Our first party will be conducted by
and in charge of Mr. L. NETLAND, a
Civil and Mining Engineer of large and
varied experience both In this country
and in the mountains of Norway lie is
in possession of all the Reports, both of
the United States and the Canadian Gov?
ernments. There will also be another
Norwegian in the party, who has been
prospecting for a number of years in the
State of Washington, anil is thoroughly
acquainted with all the "ins" and "outs"
of mountain and frontier life. The party
will also contain an Electrical Engineer,
who if occasion demands,and opportunity
offer*, can devise means to convert the
long Arctic Winter night Into perpetual
day. The whole party will consist of men
of experience in rough'snd unexplored
country, aud are well informed as to the
requirements of those things necessary
for the eouipnient of such an expedition
and its SUCCESSFUL TERMINATION".
From the sands cf the river Pactolus,
King Croesus gathered cnouuii gold to
make his name and fame immortal a?
one of the richest men of ancient times,
but the Pactolus is to the Yukon as the
Eikhorn is to the MISSISSIPPI.
Mr. Netland will be at the Ponce de
Leon Hotel Roanoke, Va., on Tuesuay
and Wednesday. February 22 ?n:l 211, be?
tween the hours of ID a. m. and -l p m.,
and possible investors, or those inter?
ested or intending to make prospecting
tours, are invited to call,when lm will be
pleased to set forth the plans and advan?
tages of the Syndicate to the interest of
all. It will pay you to see him.
FOR FURTHER IXFORMATION CALL ON OR ADDRESS
Elkhorn-Alaska Gold-Mining & Development Co.,
ELKHORN, WEST VIRGINIA.
REFERENCE: BANK OF BRAMWELL, BRAMWELL, WEST VIRGINIA.
rtV.LD UP BY HIGHWAYMEN.
Intended Victim Drew His Revolver aud
Bhot His Assailants.
Bbnron, F?b. 22.? ,T. W. I.ove, well
known politician nnd coal operator near
hero, was attacked bj three highwaymen
in Robinson's grove early this morn?
ing. Love had been to Sharon aud col?
lected several hundred dollars, aud it is
suppostd the highwaymen knew ,he had
the money. Ho shot one ot them in the
shoulder, seriously wounding him, ami
another In the leg, but they managed to
David Frainptou. a wealthy farmer,
was also h?dd up and -elieved of over
$100 aud his gold watch by masked men.
SPANISH FLAO DISHONORED.
Incident of International Convention at
Dayton, O., Feb.22 -The;National Cash
Register Company is holding a conven?
tion here of agents from all over the
world, and among other countries, Spain
la represented. In honor of the various
nations,the different llvgs were displayed
at the factory. Objection was made by
the workmen to the Spanish (lac, nnd
twelve such flags were pnlhd down and
torn to shreds. President .lohn II. Pat?
terson, of the corupa'iy, ordered other
Spanish flags put up to reulace tho?o
MICHAEL AS A JOCKEY.
St. Louis. Mo., Feb. 22.?A paper ^ere
says that Jimmy Michael has decided t'*
give tip the wheel to enter the employ?
ment of Phil D.ryer as a jockey
THE DISCOYFRY OF THE DAY.
Aug J. Hegel, the lending druggis' of
Rhreveport, La., says: "Dr. Ling * New
Discovery is the only thing that cures
my cough, and it is the best ?eller I
have " .1. F. Campbell, merchant of
SalTord, Ariz., writes: "Dr. King's Now
Discovery is all that is claimed for It: it
never fails ami is a sure cure for Con?
sumption, Conuhs ami Colds. I cannot
say enough for its merits.-' Dr. King's
New Discovery for Consumption, Cough"
ami Colds Is not an experiment. It has
been tried for a quarter of a century, ami
to-day stands at the bead. It nf ver dis?
appoints. Free trial bottles at Massie's
To give you an opptrtunity of testing
the great merit of Ely's Cream Halm, the
most reliable cure foi catarrh and cold in
tin- head, a generous 10 cent trial si/e
can be hail of your druggist or we mail it
for Hi cents. Full size HO cents.
ELY BROS., 50 Warren St.. N Y. City.
It is the medicine above all others for
catarrh, and is worth its weight In gold
1 can use Ely's Cream Laim with safety
and it docs all that is claimed lor it.?B.
W. Sperry, Hartford, Conn.
OLD FA PELS for sale at The Tunes
office. Good for putting under carpets.
Malaga grapes?large bunches and
clusters at J. J. CATOGNl'S.
A Boofl to Women.
The ladles of Roanoke are "specially
Iuvlted to call at our store and inspect
and make a practical demonstration of the
Perfection Sell-Heating Curl?
This is the greatest thing out. It gives
a moist beat, so indispensable to proper
curling of the hair; does not burn the
hair, and is ready at all times to perform
t he work.
Handsomely nickel-plated, put up in a
neat box and every lady who sees it will
declare it to be indispensable to her
toilet. Come in nnd examine it.
The Salem Avenue Jeweler.
HERE THESE DAYS.
We must meet the hurried, pressing demand for room. Al?
terations will soon be under way. We'll meet it by cutting
eveiy price in sight. You'll remember this room-gaining sale.
Never before knew such buying times here. Doubie-miick
marching orders on all winter-weights in Men's, Hoys' and
Children's Suits and Overcoats. Honest reductions of from
$1 to 85 on Men's and Youths' Suits. Overcoats from $2.50 to
$(5.50 from former prices. Children's Suits, ages'.) to 1<>,
from ?1 to ?3 reduction.
Big Times, Too, In Odd Trousers.
Several hundred pairs to choose from. Your size may be
among them. If so, you save from $1 to on them.
Don't miss our Neckwear Sale. All our finest Neckweai
now at 35? each, or three for $1.
Cut prices all through the stock. Don't make any pur
chafes in clothing until you see tin;
Philadelphia One-Price Clothing fionse.
Ideal Steam Laundry,
333 Salem ave. W. 'Phone, 272.
Shirts, 10c; Night Shirts, (ic; Under?
shirts, ."ic: Drawers, 5; Collars, lc each:
? Cuffs. 'Jo; Souks, per pair. 2c: Handker?
chiefs, lc; Silk Handkercnlefp, 2c; Neck?
ties, plair Be, and other articles in pro
Vanilla, Strawberry, Chocolate, soft
Home Made Cream Candy and Hume
Made Chocolate Caramels, at .1. .1.
FOR f ATI HC
D. DRINKING. | <
^BAKING y MM'tfk
Purity of Material and \ j.J, ? I I ;v. .
37 and 39 CAMPBELL AVENUE. BUSY Times
04 and 106 HENRY STREET.
There isn't a dull corner in the store. Merchandise bought months in advance is arriving*
daily. From far and near the new things for now and spring are coming. Have you missed
the daily visits? You are behind the times in store doings if you have.
We mention a few of the
extraordinary values to be had
at our Dress Goods Counter
to-morrow. Something new
about, them. [Exceptional
offerings for this week.
At LOc the yard 10 or more
different shadings in 25-inch
Heavy Wool Serges. Very
stylish and pretty.
At 124c and 15c a great
variety of new Plaids in all the
latest .shadings of the season.
At 75c the yard Fine Covert
Mixtures. Very pretty and
At 18c the yaid, full 35
inch wide Wool Mixtures in
Grays, Browns, Greens and
the new Blues. You can
hardly tell them from the most,
At, 75c the yard, good
smooth finished Covert Cloth,
40-ihches wide, very service?
able and swell for early sjninir.
Half do/en or more shades.
At 50c the yard, absolutely
All-Wool Covert Mixtures, in
a great1 variety of shades, .lust
the thing for tailor-made suits.
These ar<' the regul?r 75c kind.
New Scotch Plaids, the very
thing for Skirts, absolutely
all-wool, 38-inches wide, exact
copies of high-grade goods at
$2. Cur price 50c.
At 29c, 35c and 50c the
yard, 50 or more pieces of en?
tirely new effects for spring
Our Dress Goods Depart?
ment has been enlarged find
we venture to say no such line
of Dress Si all's lias ever been
shown in this section.
We have tin; reputation of
having the largest and best
selected stock of Dress Coods
in this section. We will keep
our reputation at such prices
as we oiler fortO-mOITOW.
25 pieces of lull 38-inch
wide All-Wool French Serge,
very line pretty texture, at 39c.
Our price 25c a yard.
Finest! German Henriettas,
38-inches wide, worth 69c, now
50c a yard.
5 pieces of All-Wool French
Sorge, 45-inches wide, worth
50c, for 39c a yard.
Our Black Goods Depart?
ment has no equal in the State
of Virginia for up-to-date
Fabrics at lowest prices. As
line as you want them.
We propose to make this a
thoroughly up-to-date Silk De?
partment, and to do this we
have greatly enlarged tin? de?
partment and are now showing
thousands of dollars worth of
newest and most stylish Silks
produced. They are all bought
right, at as low prices as were
ever known, and are going at
smallest profit for real intrinsic
If you are interested in
Black Silks of any sort we can
save you money.
Plain Silks of every descrip?
tion. You make a mistake if
you pass this department.
Notions and Small Wares.
Petroleum Jelly, 5c.
Talcum Powder, 5c.
Florida Water, 10c.
Perfumed Ammonia, 12c.
Besl Violet Water, L9c.
Violet Almond Meal, 22c.
Quart Bottle Ammonia, 9c.
Witch Hazel, 13c.
Pepsin Chips, 2c a box.
Antiseptic Tooth Powder, 10c.
Triple Extracts (all odors), 25c.
Liquid Gold, 15c.
Cosmo Buttermilk, 22c a box.
Kings 2??-ydCotton, 2c spool.
Machine Oil. 4c.
Invisible Hair Pins, lea paper.
Aluminum Thimbles, 2c.
Spool Silk (50 yards), 2c.
Sweet Maiden Soap. 9c box.
Good Pins, J.c a paper.
Tooth Brushes, 5c.
The offerings in Men's Fur?
nishings are not of last, season,
but newly bought things, and
the remarkable prices are un?
4 Ply Collars, 1900 Linen,
newest shapes, a regular 15c
article for l()c.
The celebrated Harris Wire
Buckle Suspenders, newest and
most approved, 24c.
19c men's Half Hose. I Hack
or Tan, 124c.
First in the field with spring
Not a 50c Tie in stock lhat
hasn't the touch of regular $1
Not a 50c one elsewhere
that has the richness and tone
of our 25c variety.