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Dry Officers Make Big Hauls
ii 11 Roanoke atul Staun
ton Areas.
J'nrtlclpnnt In l-'ninvua <?un ltattlr
With VrKKiiirn \Vln? I.noted
Igoiv llnnk 111 11)211 lu Toll* ii?
l<li|U?r < liorKr.
I Special to The Times-Dispatch.]
ItOA.NOKK, VA.i Jan. 12.?t'odenil
ami Statu prohibition oMIccim work
In); in th? vicinity of Itoaiioko anil
at Staunton early this morning; ar
rested ten persons, two of whom
wero women. seized approximately
600 gallons of lli|Uor anil conllscated
live automobiles, according to infor
mation obtained from I'nited Slates
Commissioner W. S. luglehy this ar
Among those arrested In the vi
cinity of Jtoanoko was Charles W.
j Hobertson, former pollco officer, who
figured prominently in the capturo of
i ho hank robbers who looted tiia
? ilaxgow llank of approximately
$ 100,000 November 19. 1920.
llnxiiitril III Kniiioiin l,tin Hal tie.
Ii will t?; recalled that a pistol
l.uttiu was staged on Casper's Hill,
Just north of the city, at whidi time
? I H. Hodgcrs, a confederate of
Wilkes and Walsh, notorious vegg
men. was killed, and O. 1.. Hen
dricks. another police olllcer, wn
ehot in tho leg.
Itoiiertson, wh< n arrested this
morning hy Federal otficers near
V Hooncs .Mill, was operating a road
ie tor containing sixty gallons of
' 'Ir. a1 curding to Commissioner
i.ngIr-by. lie gavn bond in the sum
of j.",00 for hi" ar>P<-arance before the
d?ral grand Jury here February 13.
Si-Ue Nrtv I ur n nil Km <;till?i!4.
Following f lonely behind Itohert
? on was \V. J. Kams>-y ami .1. i \
saunders, both Jtoanok'-rs, \%ln> were
operating a new car containing 100
gallons of liquor. The car and
I'<1 ''or wrr. v. lie.I and both men ar
re*t< >1 They gave gond in the sum
of }j0?( for their appearance before
the federal grand Jury hero Feb
ruary 13.
'I lie tv.o car'-', which are practically
new. w.re placed In a garage by .1.
1' Hrown, chief raiding olll- cr, and
i ho tl.iuor was Morel In tiio base
ii.. i.t ..f Hi. Fed. rai lluilding.
1 liar!. ? Mayo and Hubert Hooker,
both cclorcd, "aid to be residents of
l.ynehburi;. were arreted by the
? ime olllrers mar Hoom s Mill about
? la v break ycMerday morning. They
w.-re operating a ear which, accord
ing tu ollicer?, contained seventy-Jive
gallons *. r li<|Uor. Th.-.se men WeM
>? n 'o iidrliy Mou;it, where th<-y
w.i<- given a hearing before Com
> ? i~r.< r Saunders and bailed in the
?iiu < f }.*00 imil l.. appear at Fed
? ?I I'ourt on February l:i.
\ llegcd I.en iter Taken.
\ t> |.-:dione messaue received lter?
' ?l.iv by I'.-d. raI autriorities Mated
ili.it M ?' M Kay. allege.] to he the
I igh imiuiil i-f Koanokc bootleg gory.
% with four .nf. derates, 210 gallons
of liquor and two automobiles?a
' >tnd? bak< r and a Hudson-- worn
? aptureii ih!? morning near Staunton
?'v Ktii'-rai and State prohibition offi
cii* 1 Miring the past few months
M K,t\ lias been arrested about four
turns on charges of transporting
! :'iUor.
(S| ii lo The Times? I>ispu tch J
KJtBI 'KltlCKSIJlJltO; Va., Jan. 12.
< A project is being perfected
build a warehouse in Caroline County
v. lib a capacity for storage of .">,000
bu-hels ,.f , ( t potatoes and ur
i- .i xing a ...mpany with a capital
k of 51. ?, <ie H, the shares to l.j
'"hi i'l f ?" each. Two points are
'?emg considered for the locution of
the w archou-e?Miiford and Howling
? ?iceii ,1'ark? both on tin: railroad.
The company will he managed along
the same lines as the company on
the Eastern Shore of Virginia.
It will endeavor to Increase tho
( acreage of sweet potatoes in the
county, for which it is noted, and
hold same for a good market as It
develops in the late fall and winter.
A point made by the promoters, who
r?* ninonp the most progressive men
or the county, is that it will ter.il to
prevent tho earl.v rush of potatoes
to market, causing a glut.
???? ? ? . , ?
[Special to The Times-IMspatch 1
I'KTKKSHI' KG. V,\.. Jan. 12.?H.
( I. Sweet, of Hichmond, special agent
of the Seaboard Air Un? Railway,
today identirteil tho body of William
l trow n, the negro .shot and killed
Tuesday night by local police ofllcers
while he was attempting to escape
from police headquarters, as the
negro for whom he held a warrant
on tho charge of robbing a freight
warehouse in Hichmond of cigarettes
valued at S2.G00. The robbery oc
cured on November 5, 1021. and the
negro had been sought since that
lime. A truck was used to haul the
stolen goods away, tho ofllcers said.
Stennier Ilrenks Moorings.
Tho steamship Claredon broke her
moorings here yesterday and went on
a rampage, and a small oil boat was
sunk during the storm wtiich swept
the coast. The Claredon was cap
lured hy tugs before she did any
great damage. Several ships dragged
anchor during the blow. Outbound
steamers remained in the harbor in
most instances, and arc headed sea
ward today.
Celebrate Colden Weilillng.
I'OItTSMOUTlI, VA.. Jan. 12.?Mr.
and Mrs. K. Wlersdorf, Sr., celebrated
at their home, 808 Court Street. Ports
mouth, last night, the fiftieth anni
versary of their wedding. Their
children and grandchildren and a
large number of guests attended. Mr.
Wiersdorf is 71 years old. and his
wifo is G8. They have eight children.
Curfeiv Proposed for llopewell.
llOI'BWEbU VA., Jan. 12?Under
an ordinance adopted hy the lower
branch of tho Council, this city in to
require all children under H years
of nge to l?e off tho atreets after 9
T'. M.. unless accompanied by adults.
.It is believed the Hoard of Aldermen
will approve tho curfew measure.
l.one Valuable Ornft Horses.
DAN VIM.K, VA., Jan. 12.?'Two val
uable draft horses died yesterday
within a few hours from what ;i
veterinarian dgclnrod was azatorla, a
f form of paralysis affecting the hind
quarters. One of the horses belonged
lo a !au:idry Concern and tho oilier
lo an Ico company. Tho malAdyils
sot contagious. .1
Big Corporation Being Formed in North to Bring Great
Traffic to Virginia Port?Terminal Site Optioned
and Vessels Contracted For.
(Special to The Times-Dispatch. ] |
NORKOL.K. VA, Jan. 12.?When
plans of a company now forming aio
completed. Norfolk will he the clilvf
shipping terminal on tile lOast coast.
A line of steamers will he operated
between thin port and big centers on
the Pacific Coast, and this city will
he the bin distributing point In the
Kiwi l'or the products of fruit and
cunning Industries of the West.
Already the company has options
'>11 six Meamers, which will be pur
chased outright at a cost of *2,500,
000, and negotiation!! for property
upon which to erect the terminal*
are under way. The maximum capl-j
tal stock of the corporation will lie,
r>.000.000. and much <.f that has been,
taken by New oYrk. Philadelphia and
15alt I more capitalists. It will be an
Independent line.
I.ooli 0\er 'I'crinInnIn.
Alonzo Tweedale, of Washington,
former general controller of tho
Pnited States Shipping oltard, ant
one ?>f the big stockholders, and three
others from New oYrk were in Nor
folk yesterday and looked over the'
Petersburg World War Yeter
an Announces Action at
Legion Meeting.
[Special to The TIhh : -1 lis pa t ch.]
I IJTKRSRL'RO, VA.. Jan. 12.?
I .oca I IckIoim rs are Indignant overt
the pardoning of Kui;cnc I?-I>s by
President Harding, and tin; local post
American I.<'Kion has gone on record
as stronjtly opposed to the execu
tive's action. The post also passed
resolution*^ protecting asainst tl^e
pardon, and the organization voted
to seinl copies to the President, At
torney-! ieneral, State Dcpuri(nent
and .State headquarter** of tiic l<-gioy.
This action was taken at a meet
ing of tlie post last nlKht at which
CoIoih 1 I.ynch. of Norfolk, State
commander of the legion, and Col
onel K. II. Ooodwln. of Kmporia.
committeeman from this district and
fi'rin< r ollhers of the Twenty-Ninth
Division, were honor pue.it s. Cap
tain Harrison, of Norfolk, commit
teeman from tlx- First District, was
also a guest at the meeting and sup
per, ulilch was s<rved by the
woman's auxiliary at the close of the
business meeting.
Ilob?on A. (till, ex-llcutenant in
the world \\;ir and prominent In
local civic affairs, durinp tin.- discus-'
? ion of the president's action In par
Jonlng )>ebs, iiiiiiiiunrnl h> had re
signed his commission in the ollicers'
reserve corps as a protest apainst
t)i< pardon and said that his rt-slK
untion had been a -ix-pted. He in- !
ilb ated that such action on tho part |
of other otllcers would !>? an < ff e - |
live means of protesting the move.
Sensational Testimonial Given
for the New Stomach Medi
cine, lMant .Juice.
Now No Longer Suffers After
She Kats ami Has Gained in :
Welirht anil Strength.
Thousands of people in Richmond
are needlessly suffering from dlsor-1
ders of the stomach, liver and kid-?
neys. Relief is at hand, and within |
the reach of all. Many/have tounci.
quick deliverance from their suffer- |
iriK-s through the use of Plant Juice. ;
sins. HMMA ll.tltMJA.
That this is proven conclusively it
Is only necessary to listen 11 tho
statements of well-known local oeo
ple who have Riven Plant Juice a fair
trial. One of the most recent is Mrs.
t Knnna Itarnley, of No. 2216 Mist
fJrace Street, a well-known Rich
mond lady, who has been a resident
of this city for a number of years
inil has a host of friends. Siie said:
"I have suffered for 25 years with
indigestion, and my stomach was in
a very bad condition, as I could not
keep tho lightest kind of food down;
I had heartburn, lost steadily in
weight and got very nervous and run
down. I felt tho need of a good
medlclno to relievo mo of my suffer
ing. and never got any benoflt from
anything until I began to take Plant
Juice. T have only taken Plant Juice
for a short time, and feel entirely
relieved of my troubles. I am able
to eat my meals and do not suffer
afterward; 1 am not nervous any
more," am gaining in weight every
day. and am able to sleep at night.
I have not been ns strong and well
for years, and 1 am glad to give this
indorsement for Plant Juice and to
recommend it to iTfy friends."
Plant Julco is sold in Richmond at
Traglo'a I>rug Store.
Plant Julco Is sold in Petersburg
by Morrison, tho Drug Man, and In
Chase City by tho Chaso City Drug
Co.?Adv. ? . 1
property on which ii In proposed to
build the piers. Ttiey left lust night
for New York. Leo A. Sherwood,
former chief controller of the i;tilted
States Shipping Hoard for this dis
trict, another lar?e stockholder, will
leave for Washington thl? evening.
All will return to Norfolk next week
and look further over the property
i>n which tlicy hold options, and will
proliahly complete plans for the or
<'orroborn ten Iteporl.
Mr. Sherwood today corroborated
the report that such a company was
In pro ss of formation, hut declined
to ko into details. 11 ? did say that
if the line I- put into operation it
will make Norfolk tin- biKKest ship
ping terminal on the Kast coast, and
that the steamer* operated will 11?
owned liy Dm- company.
Mr. Sherwood stated that, while a
majority of the stock hi owned 111 j
New York, Philadelphia and Ualti
more, the stockholders were attracted
t.y the Keographical location of Nor
folk. and for that reason prefer the
erection of the terminals here.
.Mayor Issues Exile Edicl in
Lieu of Jail
|Spe<iiil to The Times-Dispatch.1
1 'AN V1 I.I. K. VA, .I.ii. r_\?John
Stanberry. who several ninhts a>;-?
ran amtii'l; with ;i six-shooter on
Cohiuhoun Street, was given a trial
In the Police T'onrt, fined |"<? and sent
to jail for thirty days. The Mayor
suspended the jail sentence on the
understandiinr that Stanberry would
shake off the dust of Danville from
his feet by next Monday. Stanberry
said that lie was drunk and did not
know what he wan doinic. other
testimony revealed something of a
scene portrayed In the modern mov
ing-picture comedy.
Stanberry went into Carl Man
crurn's store t<> buy some cigarettes.
MaiiKrum would not let him have
them on credit, and the performance
then began. Stanberry drew his pis
tol and tired twice at Mangrum who
fell be'.iind the counter unhurt.
ii. \V. Callahan, who had stepped
In to make a purchase, made a hasty
Be tawny with two bullets clipping
the air by his head.
Stanberry. it develops, is under a
year'* suspender) sentence for another
offensv, of which he was convicted in
the Corporation Court.
You'll like "Jack l-"ro?t" Salt. Clear,
pure, pours freely.?Adv.
The New Watch
Invest your surplus money
in a real good watch and en
joy the use of it. Get one
of our guaranteed watches
and you will run no risk.
They are accurate time
"The Diamond Merchant."
Jeweler and Optician,
Seventh and Main Streets.
Time - Savers
for Salesmen
National Manifold Order
Books help salesmen to
work faster, send in re
ports quicker. Duplicate
or triplicate forms.
Ask your stationer for
? National Series 2800 and
2900. Refills may be had
"The Mark of a Good Book?
Loose l^eaf and Hound Bootj
national, blank book co.
10 It I vr ruble, Ilolyoke, Mn?a.
(Special h> Tho Times-Dispatch.)
FA KM VILLI;. VA, Jan. 12.?A
colonl/.aiion company, which recent -
ly purchased a large farm in Cum
berland County known an the (Mil
I- orK i'lantation. is having several
hundred acres laid off as a town silo.
The place is located on tho Wash
ington. Klchmond and Florida High
way, about nine miles from Farm
ville, and is well located. Already
several lots have been sold and tin:
company is making rapid progress
towards building up the place. A
canning factory, saw mill and wood
working plant is to be erccted in a
few weeks to give employment to
Believe t'lieck-l'nn.scr Insane.
PKTKKSUUIU;. VA.. Jan. 12.?
Charles W. Cheatham, young white
man arrested in Koanoke last week
;:it tiie request of the local police on
the charge of passing worthless
checks on a local bank, today waived
: a preliminary hearing and held for
j trial in tho Hustings Court. The
boy's mother testified that she be
i lieved him to bo mentally unbalanced
and asked that he be committed to an
I insane asylam. If this were done,
? she said, she would make good the
worthless checks.
Norfolk I'nstor llmi^nM.
NOUI-'OLK. VA., Jan. 12.?At the
midweek service of Central Baptist
<'hureh last night, the pastor. Bcv. 1'*.
)V. Putney, tendered his* resignation
in order to accept the call he lias re
ccived to tiie pastorate of the First
Haptist Church, Darlington. S. C.
To Take ItcllgloiiM Census.
DANV1LLI5. VA., Jan. 12.?Tho Fed
eration of Men's Bible Classes has
determined to take a religious oensu.i
"t the city on Sunday, February 5.
Or: that, day every house in Dan
ville will be visited and data secured
as to church membership. It will be
an interdenominational undertaking.
? nrnllne Deniocrnls Iteorgniilr e.
?The democratic County Committee
? l Caroline County was reorganized
by electing J. Boyd Washington, for
a number of years its secretary, as
chairman. I'obert WoolfolU was
chosen as secretary.
Women Voter* I,end In Ifnmpton.
HA.MI'TOX, VA., Jan. 12.?Women
voters outnumber the males by more
than 100 in tills city, according to
figures just made public by the
If your nostrils are clogged, your
throat distressed, or your head is
stuffed by nasty catarrh or a cold,
apply a little pure, antiseptic, germ
deslroving cream Into your nostrils,
it penetrates through every air pas
sage, soothing Intlamed, swollen mem
branes and you get Instant relief.
,How good It feels. Your nostrils
are open. Your head is clear. No
more hawking, snufiling, dryness or
struggling for breath. Oct a small
bottle of Kly's Cream Balm from any
druggist. Colds and catarrh yield like
magic. Don't stay stuffed up. Belief
Is sure.?Adv.
Special Sale
of Rubbers
100 Pairs
I to Suit All Heels
While They Last
Fifth and Broad j
rju&t Qnfy
little Pimply
Although a pimple will often ap
pear despite the care given your
skin, a bit of Black and Whito
Beauty Bleach applied at bedtime
will safely and quickly remove this
Black and White Beauty Bleach
33 the ideal skin beautifier in in
stances of tan, freckles or dark
blotches. Black and White Soap
?fragrant and dainty?should bo
used in connection with Beauty
Bleach to keep the skin cleansed
of all impurities. Black and Whito
Cleansing Cream may be used to
allay any irritation due to over
sensitive skin tissues or exposuro
to the air.
Your druggist sells and guaran
tees Black and Whito toilet prepa
rations. Ask for a copy of the
popular Black and White Dream
Book, or writo direct to Depit. E.,
Plough, Memphis! Tenn.
Charge He Made Liquor
Next Door to Church
Imperial to Tho Times-Dispatch.)
STAUNTON. V.\., .ran. 12.?The
tolllliK of the hell, til" pleadings
?if the pastor, tin- sentiment of
hymns and the general atmos
phere uf the church hail no
righteous effect on Arch Downey,
if what county oillccrs allege is
lie is cliarKCil with operating a
Mill and gambling joint next iloor
ti) the Methodist Church lit Craiiss
vlllo. liecausu Craigsvillc is with
out Jail facilities Downey, follow
ing his arrest, was handcuffed to
a steampipe on the premises until
arrangements could he madu for
bringing him to Jail today.
treasurer. l'nfranchlscntent of tho
women has more than doubled tho
voting list.
Sy it oil In ('tilled Meeting.
DANVII.L.K, V.\ , Jan. 1 ?ever 100
delegates to tho Virginia Synod will
meet hero Tuesday at Shelton Memo
rial l'resbyterian Church to make re
ports on the stewardship campaign.
A called meeting of the synod wt'l
ta*e place here on that day.
Still Siciiiiu; Tobacco Contract.
AMHICttST. V.V . Jan. 12.?-Amherst
County farmers are not content with
a P3 per cent sign-up of the tobacco
growers' contract, and signed con
tracts are reaching the ollice of
County Agent O. I). Ho.ss every day.
Inhibits (irrrn Apple*.
special from Johnson City says:
Green apples plekdd from a tree
In January is what arc being e.\*ii- |
bited here by <!?". Keys', who has ro-,
turned from a visit to his mother. |
Mrs. J. It. Keys, who resides .near
hero- in Washington County. One
tree contain* about one peck of apples
of fair size while several other trees j
in the orchard have from a dozen to
two dozen. The trees are of tho Mor- j
gau variety.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.]
Three local boys were In what might
have been a Horiouw automobile ac
cident this week when the car in
which they were ri<linii had a sud
den cranky spell near Warren
Springs, on the road from Krone
Koyal to Strasburg. Marry Suiter.
I.ewin KaMhum and Kd CSilkcy were
spinning merrily along the road,
when something happened to their
radius rod. The car promptly left
the road, climbed the barbed-wire
fence, performed a few fancy stunts
In the air. and came to earth bottom
side up In the Held, after delicately
nipping off about six panels of the
33 cents buy a bottle
of "Danderine." With
in ten minutes after
the first application
you can not 11 nd a sin
gle trace of dandruff
or falling hair. Dan
derine is to the hair
what fresh showers of
rain and sunshine are
to vegetation. It goes
right to tiie roots,
invigorates and
strengthens t h e tn.
helping your hair
grow long, thick and
Girls! Girls! Don't
let your hair stay lifeless, colorless,
thin, scraggy. A single application
of delightful Danderine will double
vhc beauty and radiance of your ii.ilr
md make it look twice as abundant.
Oh Man, What Savings!
DUYING Suits and Overcoats at the prices
we present in this Sale is like buying gold
dollars at a discount. Remember, this oppor
tunity doesn't last forever, and the prudent man
knows that the richest qualities are chosen first.
Shoes and Furnishings Included in Sale
605 East Broad Street
Kodak Prices
Reduced 15 to 25%
We arc pleased to announce a decided reduction on
all Kodaks, many of which are hark to pre-war prlees.
\ For example, the Vest rocket Kodak. The 1020 price
i was $0.40, the 1021 price $8.00, while the new price }
j is $0,50. jj
?Our stock is complete, and the new prices are in effect J
at all of our establishments. \
S. Galeski @ Optical Co.
Main and Eighth Streets 228 East Broad Street
f'-iicc anil cluttering up tlio scenery!he found himself under the machine
generally. The threo boys were un-? I holding It on his back, and It was
hurt except for several slight con-1 necessary to gel the other two boy? 1
ttislon*. Kastham states that when (to lift It off l>eforc he could crawl
the car finally ceased Us gyrations I out.
Sale of Blouses
New Georgette and
Crepe de Chine Blouses
?Tailored, embroidered and beaded.
All kinds of collars. Overblouse and
tie-back styles. Every popular color,
sizes 36 to 44, but not every size in
each style. Choice?
New Dimity Blouses
?Fresh, clean, new Blouses, with
Peter Pan collars, neat turn-back
cuffs, edged with rick-rack, lace,
pleatings. Some with colored dotted
collar and cuffs. Tuxedo models,
too. Examine the fine, sheer quality
striped, checked and barred Dimi
ties, and you'll agree these <?|
are wonderful Blouses for ^ *
-Other Klouses, in styles too numerous and exquisite
for description, will be placed on sale today at
?Sharply Reduced Prices
At $25.00
Were $39.50
Betty Wales Dresses
Of Silk and Wool
For Afternoon or Street
Sizes for Misses and Small Women 2i
?SninrthlnK n I.Utle nit nlffercnt-H
'V _ Sjjf.
Motormen and Conductors
Make application to the Virginia Railway
and Power Company's Offices:
Mr. H. L. Smith, Superintendent
Mr. W. F. Bryce, Superintendent
Mr. H. Pollard, Superintendent
Room 305
We prefer former employees of the com
pany, or men who have had street railway
experience in other cities. L.
Virginia Railway and Power Company
General Manager
Rifchmond-Petcrsburg Division

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