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608 TO 614 ELE
On Sale WEDNE
Paris
and our own
WOMEN'S COSTUM
at one-half prev
Coosastning off sevemty=
Models from Faquirs,
Worth, Linker, Ornsilhlle
lot and others.
$40 to
Women's Ta
Distinct models of broadcloth, i
English checks, pi
$25 $3
Unusual
Women'
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Traveling and Atmto Coa
Imported Scotch Tweeds, i
tures, in semi or loose-fitting
models; velvet collars
Evening Coats
Of French Venetian cloth, whit
or black; embroidered in self c
lar ; white satin lining. Value,
FMr=Dnmiedl Coats
Of fine broadcloth, 50 inches 1
man squirrel, shawl collar o
17-1 a*-.
V <11 111', f/^.UU
Skirt Pep
Pleated Walking Skirts
In new Scotch plaids, voiles, taffi
broadcloths:
Full-pleated Walking Skirts of
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X' un-pieateo ^Kiris 01 laneui. .
Full-pleated Skirts of voile....
Taffeta F
In all the new autumn coloring:
three full-cut models of Simons
dollars more
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I try300 l-lh. loaves to tbe barrel.
RESULTS
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they're invariably BEST when*
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adaptations.
ES, GOWNS, WRAPS
ailing prices,
five diistjiriict late Fall
Beer, Boucet, Francis,
, Bernard, Drecoll, Cal$1100.
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n plaids, herringbone and mix$15,
$17.50, $20
e, light blue, gray, champagne
$29.75
ong, lined finest quality Gerf
Persian lamb. (Q)(Q)
art merit.
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Cld?, -l aiiaiuad) ovigvo auu
Panama. .. $7.5?, $10.00
$10.00, $12.50
$11.00, $15.00
tettacoals
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s to marcn xne xauoreu suns;
rustling taffeta; worth three
$4.95, $5.95
M Tale's
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Wire
WILL BE GIVEN AT THE
New National Theater
THURSDAY, NOV. 1st,
2:30 P. M.
UP-TO-DATE COSTUMES WILL BE WORN.
A GRAND MUSICAL PROGRAM.
The spirit of Beauty will Invade the New National
Theater Thursday, November 1, at 2:30
p.m., when Mme. Yale, the World's Greatest
H?*auty Scientist, will give the ladles of Washington
one of her inlmitatue Beauty Culture Lectures.
Her marvelous portrayal of all that Is most charming
and beautiful In woman will be presented
with new phases to delight the eye and enwrap
the senses.
In addition to the wise teachings and novel entertaining
features of Mme. Yale's Lectures there
Is her wonderful personality that alone is sufficient
to hold an audience composed entirely of her
own sex completely spellbound for hours. Then,
too. there is a fascination about a Mme. Yale
Beauty Lecture that makes them irresistible to
those who have ever attended them. For this reason
many of the same faces will be seen there
every time Mme. Yale appears, many of whom
give Mme. Yaie credit for their fine appearance
and well preserved youth.
RF.apty rri/rrwF! pnwirirw
At this particular time, when so much time and
thought is being given to Physical Culture movements.
the opportunity to see and hear the pioneer
and prime mover In such matters is certainly an
opportunity that everybody should take advantage
| of. On this occasion Mme. Yale will have a great
deal to say to middle-aged women and those Just
emerging from early youth into the more mature
stages of womanhood.
PHYSICAL CULTURE.
As usual, Mme. Yale will devote one whole act
I to Physical Culture Demonstrations. In this act
Mine, iale shows to the beat advantage. Her perfection
of figure, charm of gesture and wonderful
grace of movement call forth the highest commendation
of her art, and present a beautiful example
for all women to follow.
TICKETS FREE.
Reserved seat tickets will be given free to all
purchasers of the Yale Remedies amounting to 83
cents or over at the Toilet Goods Department of
S. KANN, SONS & CO.
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Local University Graduate's Success.
Jacob J. Jones, a graduate of the Tuskegee
Normal and Industrial Institute,
Tuskegee. Ala., and also of the law class
of l'J06 of Howard University, this city,
has been admitted to practice before the
courts in Vinita, I. T. It is stated that Mr.
Jones has the distinction of being the first
I colored man to bo admitted to the bar
in questioa.
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+ Cans, overlapping cover ^..$1.40 *
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A Covered Ash Sifters, for use on <?
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Galvanized Coal Hods, frosn 55c. >f
4* Long-handle Range Shovels 10c. ^
4> Short-handle Range Shovels 5c. ^
4? Nickel-plated Pokers 10c. 4.
Radiator Brushes 40c. 4*
+ Steel Furnace Shovels.50c. and 00c. +
+ Long-handle Steel Shovels 75c. +
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NOT A DUMPING GROUND.
Depositing of Refuse on Vacant Lot
Declared to Be Unlawful.
The depositing of sweepings from the
streets and refuse from the markets on a
vacant lr?t at 1?tth Anrl "R Strppt* SOllthwe.St.
at the request of Mr. H. Clay Jones, about
which much complaint has been made to the
Commissioners, was declared unlawful by
Health Officer Woodward today. In one of
the complaints forwarded to the Commissioners
the writer stated that the odor from
the lot was intolerable, and he attributes
the high prevalence of typhoid In the District
to this condition. It Is also pointed
out In a complaint that this lot Is close to
the Southern freight depot and that here is
a possibility that the fumes from this refuse
come In contact with the cans of milk at
the depot.
Superintendent Twohey of the street
cleaning department, who was directed by
the Commissioners to make a report upon
the condition complained of, stated that
several years ago a verbal arrangement was
made by the street cleaning officials with
Mr. Jones whereby the latter agreed to furnish
the department with one wagon and
nno nort without cost. for the Dumose of
removing hand sweepings from the streets,
In consideration of which the street cleaning
department was to deliver to him at 1
such dumps as he might provide the sweepings
gathered by the wagons within a certain
radius. Mr. Twohey reported that this
arrangement waa abrogated last summer
and nothing to his knowledge has been
dumped on the lot since then. He concluded
his report by saying, "inasmuch as the
material on the lot in question is the property
of Mr. Jones, if it is decided to serve
a notice upon him or the owner of the land
to remove the refuse, my department will
not be disturbed or put to any inconvenience."
One of the health Inspectors who visited
this lot reported that the complaint was
justifiable. According to him the filth was
piled up in some places on the lot as high
as fifteen feet. Dr. Woodward in reporting
upon the case to the Commissioners recommended
that Mr. Jones be given a staled
time in which to remove the refuse com
plained of and if this is not complied with,
suggested that a prosecution should follow.
Commlsioner Macfarland, to whom the matter
has been referred for a recommendation
for final disposition, will make a decision
In the case some time this week.
Alleged Violations of Law.
William Trent was arrested yesterday
for violating the weights and measures law
In the sale of coal to customers, and the
case was reported in the Police Court this
morning. It was stated he was selling coal
on 23d street between L. and M streets yesterday
and- failed, according to Assistant
Sealer Howe, to heap up the measure as required
by law. He put up J5 collateral for
his appearance In the Police Court, but he
failed to respond when his name was called,
and the money was declared forfeited.
James H. Johnson was arrested for falling
to weigh Ice which he was delivering to customers,
and Albert Murray and Lang
Shearer were charged with selling pears In
a measure which had not been sealed and
tested by the sealer of weights and measures.
Bach of these defendants forfeited $5
collateral.
The Prof. Clarke Roller Skating Company
has been incorporated here with a
capital stock of $6,000. The Incorporators
are Fred G. Breisch of Philadelphia, Pa.;
E. W. McCormlck and B. E. T. Kretschmann
of this city.
Piles
Suffered for 23 Years?Tried Everything
Without Avail?"Pvramids"
n J
Doing the Work.
A TRIAL PACKAGE MAILED FREE TO ALU
The rectum. like tbe mouth, Is lined with that
soft, satiny material lcnown as mucous membrane.
Files Is a disease of that membrane and the blood
vessels that lie under It.
Fissure and Fistula affect the same membrane
and belong to tbe same family. Pyramid Pile
Cure slipped Into the bowel, melt and poread
themselves over ttie diseased and painful surface
and act just as a salve would If the trouble was
on the outside of the body and could be easily
seen and gotten at.
The Immediate relief they give even In the most
agonizing cases will startle yon. as It has already
Ftartled many thousands of "doubting Thomasas"
before you. who have tried everything and ?ent
for the sample package, firmly convinced that they
would atraln be disappointed.
But they weren't. Pyramid Pile Cure don't
disappoint. They cure. They are for tale at
all druggists at 60 cent* a box and are worth an
even hundred to the person who reeds them.
"Tills Is to certify that 1 have used three 50c.
taxes of Pyramid Pile Cure, and It has benefited
me more than any other pile remedy I have ever
used. I ured the sample which you sent me, together
with the three 50c. boxes, and I am so
much better, but not entirely cured, as my c*se
Is one of twenty-three years' standing. I did not
expect to be cured all at once. I had almost loet
all hope of ever getting any remedy ttjat would
help nie until I tried Pyramid Pile Cure. I believe
they will entirely cure me if I continue their
use, which I intend doing so long as I can get
lur mui.rj t'aj iui i ur 111. * UU UUL 1111I1K KQV
one ever suffered very much more than I have at
times. Then I would be so nerrous I could not
get any ease In any position 1 could' place myself.
"I cannot express my gratitude for the good your
medicine has done me. I will continue to tell my
friends of their merit. Tours. Emma Bodenha
mer, Bedford, Ind."
Or If joij want to prove this matter at our expense
before purchasing, tend your name and address
to the Pjramll Dreg Co., 56 Pyramid building,
Marshall, Michigan, atid receive a trial package
free b; returu mall.
ALEMDRIUfFJIB!
Search for Alleged Murderei
Unsuccessful.
*
Dm ir>c uirnp /mit i riir?i i
tui-iue: vvcnc uu i hll mun i
Statement by an Eye-Witness of th
Killing.
_______
FUNERAL OF CHARLES T. SMIT3
Hearing of Charge of Violating "Jin
Crow" Law?Said to Be
Test Case.
V *
Special Correspondence of The Star.
ALEXANDRIA, Va., October 23, 190C.
After a fruitless all-night search, extend
ing nearly to Bailey's Cross RoaGS, in th
effort to llnd William Johnson, alias Georg
Midget, colored, the alleged murderer o
Charles T. Smit'h, the police returned to thi
city this morning much disappointed. U]
tf> a late hour this flftorn^An nnthinc
nite concerning the whereabouts of thi
fugitive had been learned. It is supposed
however, that Midget is in close proximit:
to this city, that. It Is stated, bein(
strengthened by the fact hat the wife o
the murderer is now in jail for ten dayi
awaiting the outcome of an invesrtigatloi
being made by the police regarding the as
sailant of Policeman Nicholson.
In response to a telephone message re
ceived at police headquarters at 10:3<
o'clock last night Chief Goods detaile<
Policemen Jones, Nicholson and Lyles t<
take a carriage, and proceed to the Episcopal
Theological Seminary, three miles wes
of this city, as it had been stated that s
man answering the description of Midgei
had been seen lurking in the woods neai
the seminary. The policemen departec
about 11 o'clock, and shoruy thereaftei
Chief Goods proceeded to the seminary t<
assist them in the search. The police wert
accompanied toy fully one hundred citizens
many armed. Some of them were in car
riages and many on horseback.
Upon arriing at the seminary a searcl
was made, but owing to the intense dark
ness the officers worked under difficulties
and by instruction of Chief Goods, th(
policemen remained in the woods through
out the night and resumed the search this
morning. A number of pistol shots wer<
flfired, but the police say that they saw nt
trace of the fugitive.
The search was made upon information
furnished hv Frederick Rrookkes. The lat
ter, who was an eye-witness to the murde:
of Mr. Smith, has been one of the mos
active workers in searching for thi
fugitive.
Statement by Eye-Witness.
Mr. Brookes says he saw Johnson earlj
last evening near the new union depkt
directly west of here, and that he sueceedei
In getting two volunteers to accompanj
him on the trail, and traced him as far at
Via onmlnorv alcn etnt^q tliat tVif
man fired at him several times, some of th<
bullets coming in close proximity to hli
head, and that he exchanged shots wltf
the suspect, but owing to the darkness th<
bullets went wide of the mark. He als(
claims that tho man was attacked by a doj
during the progress of the search, and
that many shots were fired.
It was rumored at 1 o'clock this morninj
that Johnson had been captured by the
police, and would be brought to the statior
house in a closed carriage. The rumor wai
given credence, a large crowd gathered, anc
every carriage entering the city was closelj
scrutinized.
It is understood that a reward will b<
offered by the city council tonight for tin
apprehension of Johnson.
Cause of False Report.
A fine of $50 was Imposed on C. C. Hurlej
in the police court today, the charge beinf
carrying concealed weapons. A blaekjacl
was the weapon, it was testified, Hurlej
carried. He had trouble yesterday afternoor
with another man and was arrested bj
Policeman Sherwood.
The arrest of Hurley gave rise to a repori
that the murderer of Charles T. Smith hac
been captured, and by the time the prisonei
reacnea me police siauon a large crowt
had assembled.
Funeral of Charles T. Smith.
The funeral of the late Charles T. Smitl
occurred at 2 o'clock this afternoon froir
his late home. The services were conducted
by Rev. P. P. Phillips, rector of St. Paul'i
Protestant Episcopal Church, assisted bj
Rev. Charles D. Bulla, pastor of the Meth'
odlst Episcopal Church South. The Inter
ment was in Bethel cemetery. Messrs. Sam
uel Smith, Robert E. Gronau, J. T. Ballen
ger, George 'Cogan, William Norris ant
Wm. F. Webster served as pallbearers.
"Jim Crow" Case on Hearing.
Additional evidence In the case of Bar
bara E. Pope, colored, charged with vio
lating the "Jim Crow" law, was heard this
afternoon by Judge Nlcol, in the circuit
court for Alexandria county. The trial hat
not been concluded at a late hour. Th<
hearing was commenced yesterday. Th<
defendant, it was testified, was a passengei
on a train on the Bluemont division of thi
Southern railway and declined to compl]
with the regulations requiring white anc
colored passengers to occupy seats In dif
ferent sections of cars. She was arrestet
on complaint of Capt. King, the conductoi
In charge of tfie train, and was given i
hearing before Mayor Hawxhurst of Falli
Church, who imposed a fine of $5. The cas<
was taken to the circuit court on appeal
It is understood that the defendant pro
poses to test the constitutionality of thi
"Jim Crow" law. Commonwealth Attorney
Crandall Mackey represents the state a
thA hparinor.
General Matters.
It Is understood that the suit of W. J
Blake against the Washington, Alexandra
and Mount Vernon Railway Company t<
recover damages In the sum of $25,000 fo:
alleged personal Injuries sustained by thi
plaintiff in a collision at Spring Park, hai
been settled out of court, xhe terms o
the agreement, however, have not been an
nounced. The case was to have been callec
in the Alexandria county circuit court fo:
trial today. Attorney L. P. Harlow ap
peared for the plaintiff, and the railway
company was represented by Attorneys R
Walton Moore and James R. Caton.
In the corporation court today the will o;
Rachel V. Padgett was admitted to probat<
and Frank J. Pollard qualified as executoi
of the estate. The deceased, after making
a few minor bequests, left the bulk of hei
estate, consisting of a store and dwelllnf
on King street, to Mary E. Dann and Sarat
J. Taylor.
Announcement has just been made of th<
marriage of Miss Grace E. Steele and Mr
Frederick M. Schuler, both of this city
The ceremony occurred August 8 last, a
the rectory of St. Mary's Catholic Church
and was performed by Rev. Father Kelly
assistant pastor.
Police Trial Board Change.
In order that every member of the boar<
which will try Capt. Mathews and Ldeut
Mulhall of the fourth police precinct, wh<
are alleged to have acted in an inefflcien
manner the night, about a month ago, whei
Engineer Hugh Murphy was scalded t<
death beneath an overturned engine li
Squthwest Washington, shall be compose*
of officers superior In rank to the accuse<
men, the Commissioners today appointee
Inspector Francis E. Cross a member of th<
board. He will fill the place usually occu
pied by Capt. Elliott of the tenth precinct.
The change in the personnel of the tria
board was made upon the recommendatioi
of Supt. Sylvester.
Funeral of Mrs. Kullinix.
Special Correspondence of The Star.
BO YDS, Md., October 22, 1906.
The remains of Mrs. John J. Mulllnlx o:
Mulllnix Post Office, near Laytonsville, thlj
county, who died there Saturday of hear
trouble, aged sixty-five years, were in
terred today. Her husband, nine sons an<
three daughters survive her.
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I S^^ppg^sip about him, and
I Some of those ?/l
I B newspapers are enoug
I C say also that Hearst
/ ff Hearst's; that he di
'J rich young man, F
? / K brains, and the t;
t having put themsel
a -are putting him ir
" / very existence is <
" I Evening Post df
m V "William Rando'
syndicate, a trac"
derstancC L
ful, fearless mann
one else; a vital,
journalist and po
proposed reforms
This is only
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40" 7
It is very rich in fictio
"Adventures in Contei
Baker; "Sky Sailing, tl
W. D. Hulbert; "A Bi
This is the magazine
with the following editor
William Allen Wb
Ml
1 year
I THE PHILLIP
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ADDRESSES VAUGHN CLASS.
1
3 John Lee Brooks on "Education That
\ Hits the Mark."
/
By special Invitation the men of Calvary
J Baptist Church met with the Vaughn Class
1 Club last night to hear an address by the
n# * V. ~ ?1.. Vv Tnkn T na PrArtlrc
v jvc pi caiucm ui mc uuu, uuiiii ucc uiw?c
of the Business High School, on "Education
That Hits the Mark." About fifty persons
were present, and the address followed
the regular business of the club.
The committee on the approaching concert
to be given In November reported progress.
Victor Mintor, chairman of the lookout
committee, reported that during the past
month his committee had made ninety-one
calls upon young men. The relief committee
reported several visits to the sick members.
It was declared that the general af1
fairs of the club were never In a more flourishing
condition. Fourteen new members
were initiated.
Mr. Brooks defined true education from
1 the scientific point of view, in the words of
i Herbert Spencer, "as preparation for com1
plete living." Hhis view regards the child
as a living organism, with certain native
power and capability of hand, head and
' heart, to be trained for self-support, prac'
tlcal efficiency and self-control.
The speaker stated that he himself was
' a product of the old classical education,
* supplemented by scientific training, and ap'
predated to the full the Importance to professional
men of the classical training.
Mr. Brooks called attention to the changing
social and economical conditions of the
" age, which demand a more practical kind
tirtn in thp wirrlpiiliim and grading
! of the grammar and high schools supported
t by public taxation for the greater mass of
, the American people. He ranked the public
schools of Washington among the best in
the country, and especially commended the
" practical training of such schools as the
, McKlnley and Armstrong Manual Training
' schools, the Business High School and night
J schools. From the fact that only about 4
per cent of those who enter the American
j grammar schools pass through the high
; schools and only about one in two hundred
ever graduate from college, the speaker ar1
gued that the graded schools are the main
[ dependence in preparing the young people
5 for American citizenship.
The vast majority of American children.
I he said, never get beyond the grammar
B schools, and therefore they should not be
' given all the aspirations of professional
' men, but they should be given ambitions
that would coincide with their probable
life work, and Instead of being taught
"dead lumber" should be given something
that would be of use to them in their after
1 lives. The speaker emphasized the impor>
tance of strong personality and high moral
r cnaracier in me iau.u?. ..v -_
a the high character of the teachers of the
, District, and stated that they should be
I paid such salaries that the best men of the
. country would not hesitate to come here,
j
r SEVENTH DAY ADVENTISTS.
[ Progress of Flans for the Raising of
$150,000.
[ As a result of the recent meeting of conp
ference presidents of the Seventh Day Adf
ventists at Takoma Park steps have been
r roioo $1.10.000 for sDecial work at
tancii iv iuiwv y?? ?
> home and abroad. A large share of the
amount to be raised Is for missions and for
? the institutions that have recently suffered
severely from flrM.
The fund to be raised will be expended as
follows: The south (as apportioned by the
' southern union conference)? Nashville Sanitarium,
$25,000; -Huntsville Sanitarium,
$5,000; Graysville Sanitarium, $1,500; At
lanta Sanitarium, $3,000; Ciraysvllle Academy,
$2,000; The Watchman, $2,500; to be
I apportioned by the Southern Union, $11,000;
. Washington Sanitarium, at Takoma Park,
$50,000; Pacific Press, $20,000; Review and
Herald, at Takoma Park, $10,000; British
school, $10,000; Williamsdale Academy,
Nota Scotia, $2,000; Skodsborg Sanitarium,
$2,000; West Indies, $4,000; Chilean printing
house and school, $2,000. Total, $150,000.
The first $50,000 raised will be given to the
Kolonno nf the fund will hft
I OUUUI OllU fc*?v? ?
1 divided pro rata as received.
5 Mr. A. G. Danlells, president of the gen"
eral conference committee, and Mr. I. H.
. Evans, treasurer of the committee, are in
1 Battle Creek, Mich., where they Joined Mr.
1 J. N. Loughborough, who is engaged in denominational
work there. Mr. Danlells will
go to Wisconsin and Mr. Evans will attend
the council of the Lake Union conference
committee before returning to Takoma
Park.
Mr. G. A. Irwin has departed for South
t Africa, where he will attend the South
3 African conference to be held next Janu
ary. we win auena me annual meeung 01
c the International Publishing Association at
- College View, Nebr., on his way to San
' Francisco, from which port he "will sail In
a few days. He will stop for a few weeks
| EAR
noboay
tey have read his V
, heard some yellow a
i" that's enough." V JL
10 say that Hearst's m
,h to judge the man by, H
,'s newspapers are not M ^
,d not make them. A I M
learsl was able to buy M M
ilented men he hired, K ?
ves into his newspapers, a
clitics. Almost his V
York B J
HO pv...
denied. The IMtrw .
clarfjj last August that
iph Hearst" was a myth, a ?
ie-mark, an empty name.
he Mystery Means
a man ? Somebody must be 1 \j
pers and the politics that bear
it isn*tHear^^^dj^-^|^00MBbaa?
as Wifr mv?<rloT
11V./1 1 IAI1V-V^ iVl VJ1WI V/X
for the presidency of the United !
onality to be reckoned with, one
incoln Steffens tells for the first ti
er just where Hearst is Hearst am
striking, out-of-the-ordinary de
litician?his personality, his ambit
>
one of the many good things foui
merican M;
FOR NOVEMBER
* ? I Ml ^
n, Humor, articles ana illustrations, navmg
ntment," By David Grayson ; "The Test o
le New Sport," by A. W. Rolker; "The Fird
in the Hand," a story by Ellis Parker But!
: which is now issued under the editorship of Jot
s and writers: Ida M. Tarbell, F. P. Dun:
lte, Lincoln Stcflens, Ray Stannard 1
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iWJTe* J
S PUBLISHING CO., 141-147 Fifth Ave.,
in Australia. Before returning home he will
probably attend .the council of the general
conference committee In Europe in the
spring of 1907.
Mr. E. W. Farnsworth, who has been the
guest of Prof. W. W. Prescott of Blair
roaa, nas aepartea ror New Jersey Tor a
! sliort visit before returning to his home In
: Massachusetts.
Mr. L. R. Conradi. who was the guest of
Prof, and Mrs. Wilkinson of Butternut
street, has departed for the west.
A party of missionaries for India, booked
to sail from New York tomorrow, and were
recent visitors at the headquarters of the
Seventh Day Adventlsts, include the following:
Mr. and Mrs. J. L. Shaw, R. R. Cook
and family of the Boulder (Colorado) Sanitarium,
Miss Bertha King of New York
city, Mrs. L. L. McCamley and her niece.
Miss Rachel Johnson of Boulder, Col., and
Mrs. E. Ruoff of California.
Mr. and Mrs. E. R. Palmej, recent guests
of Mr. and Mrs. A. G. Daniells of Blair
road, have gone for a short visit to Vermont,
after which they will return to Mountain
View, Cal.
JAMES RIVER FALLING.
Danger of Flood in Richmond Over For
the Present.
A dispatch from Richmond last night says:
Heavy damage to real estate and merchandise
in the submerged district, the extent of
which cannot be intelligently estimated at
this time; the loss of thousands of dollars to
manufacturers and merchants by the inundation
of industrial plants and wholesale
and retail stores; thousands of dollars' loss
in trade to retail merchant? in lower Main,
Franklin, Cary and 17th streets, in the sub
uitri jjui null ui me oiiucauc vmiey tinu
in the low-lying' districts of Fulton, whose
places of business are closed; temporary
suspension of traffic in the flooded streets,
inconvenience and expense to the patrons
of the street railway lines, whose business
compelled them to make use of the improvised
ferry systems which are in operation
in the inundated streets; several thousand
dollars paid out by merchants for the
removal of goods and machinery to temporary
storage out of reach of the encroaching
waters?such is the record of the
high water in Richmond, which reached its
Viaiiyllf cViArtltr K/ifnro 1? *V>I?
iiviQiit ?iiui uciui t ua> ui caiv lino mui ii*
ing.
The water In the streets was falling at
midnight, but two hours later began to
rise, creeping steadily but slowly until it
reached its deepest point at 5 o'clock. At
that time there was four feet of water In
17th and Franklin streets.
The freshet began to recede from Main
street about 0 o'clock this morning. Many
of the principal business houses between
15th and 17th streets on Main are, however,
still flooded on the lower floors. The Main
street entrance to the union station was inaccessible
early this moaning, the muddy
water having spread across the street at
that point to a depth of several inches.
Travelers entered and left- the station by
means of the 15th street entrance.
It Is a remarkable incident, said K. L.
Clemeta, a merchant, who has been in the
shoe business In this block for many years,
"that these freshets almost Invariably come
on Sunday. I cannot recall a freshet In
twenty years that crept Into Main street In
the middle of the week. Invariably the high
water made an appearance in the street on
Saturday night or early Sunday morning."
Samuel Lecler and Samuel Eisner, with a
wagon belonging to the Beaufont Lithla
Company, won a reputation as philanthropists
by carrying men, women and children
who were on their way to work in the shops
and factories across the water free of
charge. Lecler transported more than 700
persons, without pay. Throughout the day
fare was taken in the Beaufont wagon only
from those people who declined to ride free.
People on the street cars were given transportation
from one side of the water to the
other. The street railway did not put on a
ferry line because it had been advised that
nrn f /k>0 TTTrttil/1 tl Ann ran A/1 n
liiC naiCiO OUUU iCLCUC.
Since Sunday morning the river has been
falling- steadily at Columbia. At 10 o'clock
this morning it had fallen nine feet. The
highest point reached by the water at
Columbia was 31 7-10 feet from 6 to 10
o'clock this morning. This is probably the
highest point reached by the river here during
the night. Richmond received last night
the heaviest rainfall reported anywhere in
the country. A total of 2.06 Inches fell here.
No rainfall is reported along the coast, ex
uepc at nuriun, wnere .92 oi an men ieu. i
The gauge at Columbia now is less than
twenty feet and falling.
The river tonight is falling steadily, and
it is believed that no further trouble is to
be anticipated.
Call for Fire Department.
The fire department received a call from
box 283 about 4 ociocit yesterday anernoon i
because of a blaze in the chimney at the 1
house of J. F. Amiss, 14U0 Cburcn street. |
No damage resulted.
r .
ctO
?
*y 9
ncolrv
teffenS
in our time, at least, I
^ has there suddenly s
come from behind u
e scenes to the very V
}f the public stage,
d elusive a character
Hearst, Democratic
New York, aspirant
States. There he is,
it is necessary to unime
in a clear, forced
where he is somelineation
of him as
ion. his theories, his
W _ _ . _ w
nd in
agazine
among the other contents
f Men," by Ray Stannard
[unt for the She Wolf," by
ler. author of "Pitrs is Pitrs."
in S. Phillips in association P
ne (author of Mr. Doolcy),
Baker. I
On the News- I
I i stands To-day V
10c. I
, New York City. I
?
EXHIBIT OF ENTERPRISE.
Stove Sold to Man From Whom It
Had Been Stolen.
Two men who were treating their friends
with whisky yesterday were watched by the
police and Anally arrested. Henry Jackson
and William Gordon, both colored, were
the parties alleged to be under suspicion,
and they were called upon In the Police
Court today to answer three charges of
larceny. Jackson was also charged with assault.
Judge llullowny placed Gordon behind
the bars at Jail for one year and Jackson
went to jail for nine months. The men
were arrested by Policemen Coffin, Boyle
and Duvall of the second precinct.
It was charged that the men had robbed
the chicken and duck pen of Michael
Freund. 451 K street northwest, taking several
chickens and two ducks. An Investigation
of another charge led to the finding of
some of the fowls, and they were thus connected
with the theft.
William Prince, who keeps a junk shop
near the grocery store, stated that a stove
was taken irom mm yesterday morning;
and sold back to him, after being broken
up, without his knowing It. In the afternoon
he caught Gordon In the alley ca?rying
away another stove. As Jackson Was
not around he was not connected with that
charge.
The third haul alleged against them was
that of stealing some wliisky from the bar
room of Harry Sanay, 4.HU K street, and
their liberalty with the liquor resulted In
their arrest on suspicion. "Mammy Luca?"
told the court tills morning that "Whisky
Bill Gordon" made her a toddy.
m
SERIES OF PRATER MEETINGS.
%
Flans of Interdenominational Missionary
Union.
Arrangements have been completed for a
series of prayer meetings to be held at 10:30
o'clock the first Monday of each month
until May next by the Woman's Interdenominational
Missionary Union of the District
of Columbia. The parlors of the First
Congregational Church are the headquarters
of the union. The prayer meetings will
be as follows:
November?"The Lord's Day," Mrs. Chas.
W. Shelton. Christian Church; December? j
"National Righteousness," Mrs. J. E. Gilbert,
Methodist Church; January?Week of
prayer, special program; February?"National
Child Saving,-' Mrs. Fred T. Dubois,
Presbyterian Church; March?"City Evangelization,"
Mrs. Washington Topham,
United Brethren Church; April?"Christian
Citizenship," Mrs. Arthur A. Blrney, Episcopal
Church; May?"Freedom In Ctirist,"
Mrs. W. E. De Reimer, W. C. T. U.
The officers of the union are: Mrs. John
N. Cultoertson. president; Mrs. 8. D. Da
Fefra, secretary; Mrs. Washington Topham,
treasurer.
The firm of Woodward & Lothrop,
through Mr. Fred Woodward of the book
department, has presented a missionary
register to the Woman's Interdenominational
Missionary Union. This will be kept at
the headquarters of the union. It Is ex
plained mat it win ue uvaunuic iu an
churches and societies seeking missionary
speakers.
Temperance Meeting at Soldiers' Home.
The fifth of the series of meetings at
Stanley Hall. Soldiers' Home, under the
auspices of Perseverance Lodge, International
Order of' Good Templars, was held
last evening. The meeting was in charge
of Mr. John C. Foster. The speaker of the
evening was Mr. William F. Downey, founder
of the Good Samaritan Home. The program
included recitations, by Miss Nina
Higdon and Miss Alta Heap; vocal solo, by
Mr. Arthur Jett. accompanied by Miss
Katharine Reber. Addresses were also made
by Mr. Thomas Maioney, president of the
Catholic Total Abstinence Society, and
Capt. John Shaw of the Fraternal Sons of
Jonadab.
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