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More Than 300 In Regular Navy
t Have Submitted Papers to
Depart mental Chief.
Acting Secretary Koosevclt Begins
{ Revision of Wage Schedule Adopt
ed for Various Departments Back
| ill 1008.
(My A-> uintod I'rfSJ ) .
WASH 1NGTON. August 21.?With the
;re Big nat ions of more than "no per
manent ollicers of t!:r regular navy
^already submitted t<> the department,
and more am v r.c daily. Acting S?
rotary Uooji'v? ? it tod-> began \\>rK
on propose ! legislation ' <> !>? submitted
to Congr? ? ? tigges: :nu substantial
pay incr? isvs for ofiicers and enlisted
men of th? navy and murine corps.
Present i>a\ tabies 1>< ;i:nc etlective In
H?US and !??>> not been revise.I up
ward since. :.;''nt!ip|) , vlllan pt\ has
Increased s ..ntially n almost every
branch of w ? : K
llieh ranking otbce.rs wit > have g:wn
c?refui study t.> tiio s ,i:io?i bel
the efficiency of : !ie navy is seriously
-threatened Mos: of the resignations
'have come from the younger officers
in the lower th- men :>> wh.'tn
the country 'moks for the leadership
;of Its sea fi-r is in the y< trs to conn
These officers. receiving from $ 1. T ?'?0
to |a.000 a year nmst of them An
napolis graduates capable of earning
much higher si .tries :n civilian life,
t.tv they find it impossible to support
their families on their pay.
Two Thousand Ollieer* Short.
For the present. Acting Secretary
Roosevelt said today, no action will
be taken on the resignations now on
file, pending attempts :? ? readjust th<
pay tables Already short nearly 2,000
officers on the basis of the navy's
peace-time strength. Mr. Roosevelt
said that unless the salary revision is
obtained the navy faces the awkward
choice of retaining a large number of
officers against their will, with sub
sequent discontent and dissatisfaction
or accepting the resignations.
Annapolis graduates have been
trained at a government expense of
more than ?20.<?i.o each, he said, and
even though other candidate? might |
be obtained in the future to take th.-ir
piaces. it would take vears to train i
Resignations Mrenk ftreord.
More resignations are now on file
than hart been received fr??m the entire
regular navy in the last thirtv vears
Since lSf.s the average has been seven
a year. Among resignations now
awaiting action are those of more than
seventy-five officers of the iine 1 ?> 1
doctors, twenty-live chaplains, a score I
of supply oiiiccrs and nine naval con
Mr. Roosevelt said a similar con
dition of low salaries applied to war- ?
mm officers, non-commissioned otli
wf.r^V- en!:stmen. and that ..nlv j
legislative action can solve the pro).'- |
mendaliong "to* Cong
OF ALL handling FOOD
J-enntnr Wnl*h Iritroiluer* Resolution.
Wnnt* Senate to Have All
in I'rohr.
( H.v As.-'?ciatod Press )
-I ? Incomfe
/!J returns of all corporations or indi
Yi . Vvf engaged in tlie production or
distribution of food products would be
furnished to a Senate committee in
vestigating- the high cost of living
uncle> a r? solution introduced todav i
by Senator Walsh. Democrat. Massa
chusetts Th res'dut i-.n is an ,.-nend
ment to th.u offer..,! yesterdav bv
Uenio. rat, Oklahoma. I
prope sin? i he inquiry.
.SnU:?rl'V: n ai<" ?vou'd provide for
tr.e publication of the profits as d's
ciosed by ;he income tax returns of ail
perbVCi wa. hv
t rover-w.v-rr. -r.tracts for
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coili mhiv,orni:T! V"",
Theodor* * ,t " ?u
Our forco of upliolstor
cis arc back from France"
and on the job again. We
are now in position to
take orders for Kouphol
stering. Remaking Mar
tresses and fitting Slip
Now is a mighty good
time to have this work
done. Phone Madison KJ2?i
or Madison Let us
give you an estimate on
your work.
Chas. G. Jurgens'
Adams and Broad Sts.
Probers Active
in Many States
Seize Poultry in St. Paid
and Lard in Ten- ?
(Hv Associated Press >
ST. PAUU MINN*.. August 21.?Libel
proceedings were begun by the gov
friiinont in the United States District
Court hero todrfy against Armour &
t "o. for the seizure of 1 '".v. -111 pounds
of frozen poultry, Government agents
ciiarpi'il ihat some of the food was
.stored for eighteen months.
OliKVlvLAXIX OHIO, August -.'1.?An
indicttnent against the Clevelaiiii Hut
ter and F.gg Board, charging violation
o{ the Valentino tint itrn.-; law, wis
returned today h.v the special county
grand jury investigating food proll
toering in Cleveland.
NASH Vll.l.K, TKN.V. August 21.?
Six thousand pounds of eompound lard
stored in a warehouse ::> tin- name o!
Jail; White, a local butcher, were
libeled today by the L'nited States
district attorneys ollice.
Telesrniii* From t'flrinux <>ovt?riior*
Are Printed Kxiirt'MNing "t neoiidl
lionnl \ illicit ion" to < iirrnn/a.
(By /kSS'Viateil Press. >
MKNICo i'ITV. August 21 The
newspapers of Mexico City today con
tinned their appeals t ?> the Mexican
peopb "to roiis, aetnsi 1 ves" to what
;s all ill an imminent dancer to the
count ry.
They print telegrams front the Gov
ernors of the States of Similoa. Nttevo
Lcnn, Querotaro. Yucatan and Tabasco
? \i)rei-sinj 'unconditional adhesion" to
sident < 'a rranza. \'.l the newspapers
contain editorials asserting that the
situation is g.-a*. e.
Tlie Senate held a secret session last
r.izht a:il instructed tin* Committee
on" Foreign Relations to gather all
possible detail? concerning the Inter
national situation and to report. J.uis
Cabrera, Secretary' of the Treasury,
who, it was reported, ha*; resigned
or intended to resisn, declared to the
newspapers that he had no intention
of leaving His post.
Five Cnrw on Norfolk and Western
I'nilrnnd t.ra\c Hull* nt
Ilojree, \ n.
( Hv ASM'il l lti lj Pr?!?"S t
ROANOKE. VA . August 21.?Thir
teen passengers were injurid in the
der.iilment of Norfolk and Western
pass< user train No. 2 near Boycc, Va .
a: 1 ,r.a this morning, according to an
oflicial report received he re todav
None of the passengers" appeared to
he seriously hurt, according to the re
port. Thi traek w is clear at H1 A. M.
Five cars left the track. Including
two Pullmans, en route from Southern
points to New York. Dropping of a
brake rigging was given as the cause
of the derailment.
? ollect Fee on t'otton.
RADlvb III. N. <August 21. ? The
Corporation Commission is issuing
blanks and instructions to all cotton
u in tiers in the Stat' in prepa ra ti.jor
collection of the J,~i cents per bale tax
that is to be collected on the l'.ip.i crop
to create a guarantee fund for the
chain of cotton storage warehouses
provided for in the cotton warehouse
act of the last Legislature, which th'*
Supreme Court has said, through a
test case, is constitutional as t ; thy
tax provision. The sinners are re
iitiired to make monthly reports and
remittances of the taxes collected.
Senator Fernald, of Maine, Says
i'liblic lias Had Knough of
(iovcriiincnt < >\vncrshi|?.
Predicts Chaos and Commercial
Bankruptcy in Bveut Kenyon and
Kendrlck Measures Are ISunctcd
Into Laws by Congress.
(I'v Associated Pross )
WASHINGTON. August 21.?An at
tack on governmental tendency toward
assuming control of business enter
prises. v\ itli especial reference to pro- 1
posed legislation tor supervision of
the p.-vktng industry, was made to
day by Senator l-Vrnuld. o*' Maine,
speaking in tile Senate. Stamping
the Kenyon ami Kcndrick bills, vehicles
? >f the packer regulation now under I
d .-cushion. as examples of "stilling
thr - :i;ng legislation." he declared his
opposition to them: said they were
extensions of the policy which had
failed in the transportation and com
munication industries, anfl predicted
that the public would suffer from
higher o-s!s a:id poorer service should
tiny be enacted.
"I cannot believe the Senate of the
i'nited States feels, after the expe
rt-nee we have had with government
control of railroads, telegraph and
telephone lines, that the policy should
continued," Senator Fernald said.
It would certainly lead to chaos and
commercial bankruptcy. In behalf of
the business men o; the country?those
who have had as much to do with
n aking our country great as any other
? 1 iss of citizens?1 want to protest
!u re and now against this proposed
legislation. '? is tilled with danger to
our institutions, and our system of
government. It Is socialistic, it is un
American and it should be defeated."
Defending the packers. Senator
l'ernald said their business had to be
The Xausealess Calomel Tablet
That Is Purified and Refined
From the Sickening Effects.
What ?will human Ingenuity do next?
Smokless powder, wireless telegraphy,
horseless carriages, colorless Iodine.
Tasteless quinine.?now comes nausea
less calomel. The new improvement
called "Ofilotabs" is now on sale at
drug stores
For biliousness, constipation and in
digestion the new calomel tablet is a
practically perfect remedy, as evidenced
by the fact that the manufacturers
have authorized all druggists to refund
the price if thw customer is not "per
fectly delighted" with calot&hs. One
tablet at bedtime with a swallow of
water?that's nil. No taste, no nau
sea, no griping, no salts. By morning,
your liver is thoroughly cleansed and
you are feelinc fine, with a hearty ap
petit*. I*.at what you please?no dang
? r-?no about your business.
Calotabs are not sold In bulk. Get
an original package, staled. Trice
thirty-five ?'?ents.?Adv.
Elcctrical and Medicinal Treatment for:
Dliifnif* of Stomach, Liver, Kidney*.
Debility, front ration, Kheuniatl.no,
Neurltin, Sciatica, t.umbngo, "*uraly
Jj;| ?la, Dropsy, I'ileii, lCczeiua, AXhiiia,
?"? ( utnrrii. Goitre, etc.
Kntnhllnh(*d In nlchniond four
year*. Hundred* of patients (ratify
to ?acccmtf ul treatment of niont dil
llCUlt I'.'lhO.
riA Ai?ll\A i ION KHEK. Terms of Trentuient Within lleach of All.
IIour?t Daily, 0 A. M. to H !?. M. Sundiiy, 10 A. M. to 1:30 I*. M.
>e*T I.oca: ion t 1001 E. ClUV Street. Vo Connection
KouthcsiM ( orner 10(b Willi Any Other
und CJnj Svrt-rla. (I'ntlrc tin I Irll og ) Doelor* lu City.
Painters Like To Use
'i r r?n i'?< '? riiri n?l S'i'A'J PAINT to
' i >? r fr:ef,ijH .,<] , vjt;turn' rv, hr.-ausc. I hey
know th'y can <i<> a y>!> In If-KS tuno an'i
do it Mftrr 1.;.' UMtiK tin paint "< >no
K>il!'/n iii ikf? n t v <> "
c- (ft
ftnlldinK Material of \ 11 Kind*.
II'JO r;n?t Main street, Hlrhmond, Vn.
1 New Location
111-113-115 West Hroatl Street
(Next to .Vhisonie Temple).
Rountree's Faetory-lo-You Trunks?Rags?Leather
Special Prices on Odd Goods.
When You Think of Traveling, Think of
111-113-115 West It road Street.
I conducted In larue units in order to
be economical. Their development of
I refrigerator cars and ownership of
stockyards, like their utilization of
animal by-product's, constituted valu
able service. ,
"To my way ;>f thinking;, the dis
covery made by the packers that b.v
| products that were thrown away could
I be utilized is one of the great achlevc
! incuts of modern times. _ When the
! proposition to curb the packing in
| dustry Is viewed in its proper light. I
j think it will be found that the present
i organization of the industry really
: meets the needs of the situation in
| this country."
lie attacked the Federal,Trade Odiii
I mission for "questionable methods" in
j it* investigation and report oh the
| puckers, and said that It hud very
! largely lost sight of its function to aid
ar.d guide business.
(irrnina design.*.
j Pope Benedict, it is announced has ac
cepted the resignation of th?? fJernian
bishop of Strashtirg. and has appointed
h'.tn archbishop "in partibus."
KvniMiatr I.i t luiaitifi.
B13HI/IX. August 21.?Annoipicejnent
that tin- evacuation of Lithuania has
begun is contained in a note sent to
day to the entente powers by the Ger
man government.
Attnckcd \V!fc u( rmnilurnl Karinrr
'IV n II lie* LOiimI of
Voiiiikmvilli'. ?
I by AfnoiMuled'I'rctw.)
MKXnUltSO.V, N. C.. August iM.?
Walter IClliott. iPtro, was lynched last
niirlit by a Franklin County muli ten
miles east of Youngsvllle after he is
reported to have confessed to making
! an attack on the wife of a prominent
fa nil er Tuesday night, according to a j
telephone messi'.^o received here today. |
The neuro w.ts taken from Sheriff I
Kearney within two miles of Louis- |
j burg. where he was being taken to j
I the county jiil. IiIs hotly being riddled j
with bullets an I then carried buck to
the scene of the. crime and swung to j
the 1 imil of a tree iit a church yard.
The negro's vl liin iiad undergone an I
operation at a Kaleigh hospital only j
three weeks ago. and had not entirelj
' recovered from its effects. The attack
j on the woman was made during the |
J abac nee of Iter husband, who was cur- i
| iiiK tobacco at a barn near-by.
A llrrilrliK' 'I'lmt In Kspeelnlly Prepared
l-'nr .lust One Thine
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PKPS1N for Habitual Constipat ion. I
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Don't Miss These Bargains.
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by Mail
If, when on your vacation,
you should happen to break
your glasses, mail them to us,
and we will repair and return
Should you lose them, wo
will bo pleased to send a dupli
cate pair.
We have an accurate and de
tailed record of every pair of
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You, no doubt, have some
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For example, a 5x7 enlarge
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other sizes in proportion.
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Vas bom
. . . hearing that the notorious pirate
John Theach?called 'Black Beard'?had way
laid a tobacco ship off the Caoos. Lieutenant
Maynard put to sea and encountered him irt
Pimlico Bay, A'ov. 21, 1718. Maynard boarded
the pirate brig and slew Black Beard with hie
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succeed in blowing up both rosseh by touch?
tug off a powder keg."
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If you want all of that rich flavor and that
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The "Virginia ~ Carolina Cigarette
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tobacco quality?
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20 for 18c
i L_lti fit fiAVii'iv~idi^i li via/tib til li u<hv?i .-I . u.r. )utt?:?

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