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Dentist Asks $2,500 Damages
from N.N.&U.P.R.&E.Co. vV4S EJECTED FROM CAR Purchased Book of Tickets and Con ductor Declined to Permit Him Ride?Mrs. Timberlake Sues for Divorce. Dr. William H. Pearson yesterday instituted suit in the t'lrruit Court agninsl the Newport News A Old Poiai Railway \ Klectrie Company, asking lor $2..Mm damages for beinji put olT of one of the company's ears while going from his oltloc la blS residence in Malloty avenue. Hut Bette A. Lewie is the attorney for Dr. I'. arson. Ejected from Car. Several weeks ago Dr. Pearson purchased a hook of tickets, which fhe company had on sale over the King street line, and when the com? pany changed the east Hamilton route through from Queen street to Mai lory avenue over locust street. It is claim ed thai the car conductor refused to accept one of the tickets and. ejected Dr. Pearson from the car. after the dentist had declined to pay a five cent fare. The tickets purchased by I?r Pearson were later discontinued and now the dentist sues Tor tin humiliation he suffered by being ejected from a car on a ticket-which he had purchased. Sues for Divorce. H> cause she is not yet of are. al though she is married. Mrs. Km ma Annie Timberlak.-. yesterday through Ypt next friend. Oswald Keller, in? stituted suit for divorce against her husband. William Clarke Timberlake Mrs. Timberlake accuses her husband ol non-support and cruel ami brutal treatment. She was married in Phoebus only about a year ago and is now 1R years old. B. H. Smith yesterday instituted a ehancery suit for the division of land pi'.i : ? Laura Smith, et als. FIREMtN WILL VISIT PHOEBUS TOWN TODAY Vigilance Fire Engine Company, of York, Pa., to Be Guests This Afternoon. Headed by a good band and bring Jng IIa members, the Vigilance Fire f-ingiie Co. of York. Pa . will reach Old Point at noon today to be the guest this afternoon of the Phoebus fire? men. The visiting laddies will be met at Old Point by fhe entire mem? bership of the Phoebus department end will be brought to the Phoebus engine bouse on a sjiecial train of trolley cars. After 'partaking of a barbecue the visitors will be taken ?in a sight-seeing trip to the National Soldiers' Horn.-. Normal School an I Hampton. letter in the afternoon thev will return to the Phoebus engine house and will he formally welcomed to the town, after which a big ban ouet will be given them. The Penn sylvanians will leave tonight for York. ~* Body Sent to New Jersey. Following funeral services In th" chapel at Fort Monroe yesterday af ternoon at -1 o'clock, the body of Private .lames A. Lightbody. who ?lied Wednesday morning in the post BoepitaL was shipped to Weehaw kins. N. J.. for burial. Chaplain >cott conducted the Services. HAMPTON, VA.. PHOEBUS, VA. TIME To shake your straw hat . ? ? We are now ready to* show you fhe most complete line of Hats for Fall ever shown in ilamp'on. Mot only the newest ahapee for old and young?but the very latest styles. JOHN B. STETSON \ Or HOWARD HAT8. Create. DERBYS A SOFT HATS Yonr eariy call would be ap? preciated. HAMPTON. VA. PHOEBUS. V*J ?Phone 232. 'Phone 244. | MPTO Miss Irma Topping, who im. been; visiting the Misses Howard, on I. (um street, has returned to her home in Newport News. Miss (iraee K. Huber, of West | Philadelphia, returned home >ester day evening, alter spending, ten da>> with Dr. and Mrs. W. 11. MucCaftrj on South King street. The Misses Daly, of Howard street have as their guest Miss Blanche K .Madij-an, of Washington, D. C. Mrs. Lucas and her daughter. Miss Richmond Lucas. t,f Charloite, N. are the guests of the Misses Schwel?, in h\tst Queen street. Miss Loathe Walker has accepted the position us cashier in the Virginia) Life Insurance Couipuny under fill par intendent John B. Leonard. kftaa Bliaaheth Maaaeaberi ha left for a visit to Philadelphia. New York and Baltimore. Mr and Mrs. 11. W. Saunders andl children left last'evening for a visit f to Baltimore. WOULD C?tVIPEL UNITED STATES ANNEX PANAMA! Charge D'Affairs of American I Legation Makes Sensa? tional Statement. (Ry Associated Vrenn PANAMA. Sept. 8 ?In an interview| tod a y Richard (j Marsh, charge d al faiers of the American legation, at| Panama, intimated that if the Pana? ma governtneiit ignore* the wishes Ofj Washingto,, the Da Rad States would| lie compelled to occupy or annex the republic of Panama. Mr Marsh's staement was made a consequence of the evident int> lion of the libctal jiarty which has majority in the assembly, to elect as the next vice-president to till the ex pared term of the late President | Ohahli, aa independent ei'izen. Yes? terday the assembly was occupied | with a very heated discussion of matter. Public opinion appears to dis approve the attitude of the legislativ? body. Mr. Marsh made this statement: "If. in view of all that the American! government has done for Panama and| Its great Interests, present and future, on the isthmus, the Panama ansemtii> ] and grvernmetit should persistent l> refuse to accede to the dear wishes] of the Ameiican government, that gov. prnment can only adop' sin I means tol prevent such opposition in the future as occupation ami annexation" The foregoing is published in to? day's papers and has stirred up some thing of a sensation. "HARVEST DAI" FOR BAPTIST ORPHANACEi Congregation Of Memorial Baptist] Church Arranging to Have Big First Sunday in October. The congregation of the .Memorial Baptist church has decided ha hold a big ' harvest day" on Sunday. October 2, when i; is planned to raise a neat sum of money for the Virginia Bap? tist's Ori.han.ige at Sab m The or? phanage is doing a good work and tnel Memorial church is anxious to sssist| the institution^ The "harvest day committees have ben named by 'he| church as follows: Sunday school and church?James I (iammeli. Taylor Frazer. John Frost,| M F Riggins and Joseph Moore " Men's Bible class ? W H. Shackel ford, O. T Cosby, James Mitchell. W 8. Crockett, J. J. Johnson and II D. Coil win Executive'-Elijah Todd. J.ssel Jlogge. W C Watkins. Fay Collier] and Ous Ne ties. Cases Continued. After hearing a portion of 'he evi dence Justice Martin Kenney last I night continued the cases of Rosa] Macklin and Chris', .pher Ham. <barged with selling liquor at Ray Shore, until this afternoon at O'clock. Negro Boy It Whipoed. David Martin, the negro boy ar! rested for stealing a small hank from "RuddH ' West, got a sound thrashing last night and his father paid the money hack to Mr. West. Magistrate Smith, who heard the c*?e ?aid tb* hoy was too young to be sent to jail Death of Infant Hugh Carl Foster, the infant eon of Mr and Mrs II N Foster died in their honae near Phoehns yesterday morning The fur<pal was held yes? terday afternoon Watch FntWe Cnf Rate prices on Wines, liquors and yon are a corker We taeaa to give the goods for the mrsaey. COOK WITH GAS N, PH( MRS, CAREY TELLS HER mim jury Williamsliurg Mum Faces Court on Charge of Attempted Criminal Assault. WI1XIAM8BURG, VA.. Bent ft Turn trial <>f John Clowes, charged wiili attempted criminal assault ?POS Mrs. Charles Carey on the mghi ot August 13. was resumed in the t'ir cull Court here today. At yesterday's hearing Mrs. Carev was lho lir.sl witness. She testified that Clowes was the man who a' ?acked her. and thai In fore doing so he hud made an .inproper proposal to her ill the Vestibule of the Idaho Theatre. Ileconiing frightened at his words, she started back to w here he husband was. Clowes followed hei diagonally acoss the Street, and ihe alleged assault followed The man. she said, held her bf her left arm and put the other aboip her body, dragging and lifting her to wards a fence She struggled to free herself, when some one approached, and the man turned her loose. She then told inr has ha ad she was a very reluctant witness under the rii' l cross-examination of the defendant's attorneys. The other witnesses yes terday were C. K. Ca&y and c T. Morris, who board with the Careys. They corroborated Mr< Carev's slate m.'tits as lo her condition aft^r the alleged assault. Merrill K?ster, a youth, who Is one of the most itu|>ortaiit witnesses, tes tilied today to seeing the alleged at tack on the woman, and said he saw her struggling to free herself from the man's grasp. He was a strong witness for Ihe prosecution and the cross-examination did not shake his evident e. The hearing Is still being lohiluctod behind closed doors, much to the disappointment of ihe crowds about the building. The trial will continue throughout tomorrow. t. r. barsTorimer (Continued from First Page.) expression of distasle for his presence no sign of such disquiet appeared. With the usual untroubled brow and his customary suavity of cxpros sioti. he courteously declined to com? ment to newspaper men on what, to many seemed a linkst extraordinary incident. The news of Colonel Rooseveirs de? mand of the Hamilton Club delegation that they inform Senator l?rimer <?! his ultimatum was given to Senator !>orimer when he reached his office, by the press committee in the Lav Salle street Hank He had just ar ttral from his summer home in Hy stake Hay. A hurried resume of the dispatches from Kroeport MM given him by news? paper men and a statement was ask? ed from him. Committee Returns. "Is that g/)?" said Senator Lari? mer. "This is the first I had heard of it. No, no, I have nothing whatever to say. Nothing at all." He turned from the group, con? versed with his secretary and then en? tered his private office. When th, delegation of Hamilton Club members arrived at Wells street dei>ot they were Informed that Snatnr liorimer would not attend the ban? quet. The committee's intelligence did no come officially, but was accepted as final The delegation breahed .a sigh of re. lief and the incident for thom was closed. Receives Tumultuous Greeting. Theodore R<?sevelt arrived in Chi cae~o from Fre?,M>rt. 111. at .V20 o'clock this evening:. He was given a tumultuous greet ing at the Wella street station. Ks corted hy derails of motorcycle and mounted police, he was driven to the Congress Hotel where another great throng awaited him. At the hotel he was Ihe guest of honor at an elaborate banquet gn.n by the jstemhers of the Hamilion Club of Chicago, tonight. He was greeted by an assemblage of ? l.-v.-n hundred diners, among whom were several Cnited States senstors. rovertiors of slates and other notables. Hundreds of people who had been unable to obtain seats at the banquet, thronged the corridor* of the hotel and the balcony of the rold room, in whh-h Colonel Roosevelt spoke, waiting for a chance to hear or sew the former President. Euloa?res the Colonel. governor Charles S l*ene.-a d? llv ered aa ewloglstir addresn in we| oominc Colonel Roosevelt lo ftlinot? and Oieaco John H Ratten, president of th? Hamilton Club, ntroduced the r!nb'? chief guewt to the espee'ant diners Poliow tng the banquet Colone! Roneeveli was escorted to a reeep lion in the Kliaabeihian room of ths Oonrress. which had been transform ed Into a representation of an Afn can Jttnrte Colonel Roosevelt si* Long Line of Oaeata.^^ Hundreds, who had been unable U 3EBUS KM BTC seals a( (lie l>un<|iiet board were admitted In tin- long line of i nests ut the reception ? Im h-did not leiininute until BjsOrtl] In hue the Ronai veil i?arty wits read) lo take Hie t ruin for Ciuciliiiat Proliuhlv owing In a measure lo UM interest aroused t>) :lie sonalltost al laillillel' Incident i lie Huongs W i hi ions |ieo|.ie iu and about I ho hoi. i iiiiirascil alter the banquet had o|? u ? d uiiiil ii.e p..lue experienced eon .del adle difficult) ill DAndllBJ Hit i rowds. . SISTER'S TRIP. Bistar'a hoaaa fi ? ? i And shja'S UMJitlUK f. r I i rata. She r. unpacking 9* > i Talking us all to death? What ?hs .ltd. What sha aaw. \\ hat ?Ii? heard, what aha ?aid? Bin u atwhhaf hat I ? How aha slept, hoa aha fed. How ab? daucad. bow ahe aang Ami wm encore.I asaln Thus hiin fti.ta haw ii irangsai "1 met (our dan.ly Man M ?hssn a hneja them bar nip. Kathen, mother and 1 Hnvnari "|.eiieU a Hp Koi w ana as m uy?. It ?m Innl it ami gn atl All the meats ???!? Immense, And aha tlpi>e<t as ?' " :.t. W hat cured aha (??? etpensaT atvscyhody ?>? kind And e> good but. oti. than That brliiK? back tu mind, ?kl ii." ' four iluiidy men. Bister a home from her trip All the lielKhbiua berg heard What ?he aaw on the vhlp And all thing* that oicurred, And I feat many days Will hnvn coma BMI haia paaaed Ere her gm an of prshta Khali t>e alleneed at laut BlKter'a home from her trip, C} ? I.et me tell you again, | f And while on the ship Stio met four dandy men. ?Bahnt A. Oueat in PstraH Kreo I rean We like ie Devil Crabs. Hut Oh! you Ihg Devil Crabs al Culler's. Worth! UM money. Buckroe Hotel and - Pavilion Will Close SATURDAY Sept. 10 Haiti house will remain open during warm weuile-r. WE FRAME Pictures Just send your pictures here and have them framed by an expert at remarkably low prices. SCHOOL BOOKS We are ready to supply every child in Hampton with every? thing in school auppiies. Newspapers and Periodicals Ail daily pap-ua, magazines ae-< monthly publications re? ceived 11 omptly. Standard Book & Stationery Co. T. 8. WRIGHT. Proprietress. IF SPECIAL SALE of PANAMA SKIRTS Tn Blua, Wach, and Krown. tnmmed ? Silk Rrald Ip the latest styles. . $1.98! Rome ?-e worth eooose the price. Wm.H. RAPEPORT t jo w~- Oaoen Street. ? OL Hastened HI* Death. The lit11?* \illug? of Urabels. near Muut|x>lltfi, Fruuce. uns |O0 lubublt ants and an eitiiierdluury record Among the .*?>> ure two ceuteuarlaus tLitre were three until l?r David died lit the tig,- i.f KM iivently aud l\\cl\e persona lu the town ure more ttittu eighty >< i . old The d*-utli of I'r. 1 >n\Id CUM as a shock to the \ lllagci -v (.tue <>f the other ceiiteuitrluiix. u MBsSS of 101. explained ho" he died "lie luslstod on milking through the pour lute ralu to the uext village Insteud of riding on his bicycle, us he usually did when ho visited pntlculs ut night," she ?aid. Why Uta Sky I? Blus. The cause of tin- blue tint of the sky has recently ts-eii the subject of re ncweil dlsciisslou. According to one \lew. the blue color Is the effect of ? beinical mutter 111 the air acting by absorption, but most physicists deny this on the ground that these chemical substances iiresetit In the ulr would cause the selling sun to be blue lu Stead of iwdj It seems probable (hut tin- blue of the sky Is. In any case, bot due to panicles of dust or of witter, us bus long been supposed, hut In reality to the dispersal of light by the lutuul molecules of the nlr Itself. FOR SALE. FOB BALE? RAY MARK. MOWING Machine ami l?lso Unit o w Apply LITTLE KNtiLAND KAUM. New port News avenue, extended, Hump Jon, \ a. 1?. WANTED. WANTED QIRL AS HOUSEMAID and lo assist in care of child. Ap ply to M US. SCOTT, Ii South. In side Fort Monroe. 1". Ask Your Physician About "TISIT," acts on the liver and bowels like magic-no griping. IBa and B&O. All Druggists and HULL'S CUT RATK HKUO STORK. Specialty Here!! IS RUBBER TIRING BUGGIES, HORSESHOEING, WHEEL WRIGHTING WORK, GENERAL BLACKSMITHING. I also make a feature of repairing und sharpening lawn mowers. Once a customer here, always so. R. L. TENNIS f-'ampton's Leading General Black smithing House. 24 Court Street. 'Phone 46S. While rebuilding goes oa our i>u3l ress goes oa too; but we must have more room, so we have decided to sell ail our high grade wines and liquors a fxeat reduction. These goods are all our high priced regular stock. Don't take our word fnr it. Just look | at the prices. They will convince you. Sherry wine, per quart .15c Port, per quart ."lie Rlack Herry wine, quart .15c Sweet Catawha, per quart .15c Whiskeys per quart: Horse Shoe .*5c Old Taylor .85c Oscar l'epi>er.85c Piedmont.85c Hunter .tie Bneaa. River.85c Battled Heer. ..tOc and 50c per dozen. All Ma whiskey.5c per drink. I. W. Harper, Glad Hand. Maryland | Club, Mont,cello ail straight whiskey. N. Leonard PHOEB'jS, va. School Books NEW and SECOND HAND And a complete line of -choo] sopltea at The CUT RATE STORE 42 W Queen Street. tsaal COOK WITH GAS D POINT. Aaaai t'ntraan. IJ Nortk Kin, strut; Mala Hatraacs, IJ-M Waat Om?a Mraat ART LINENS Jl'ST AltXI\ I M >. An cxlraordlnary large -i.1,1 ha < Just cmue compi rong 1 tollies of all slues from trio Hlttl up to the real Iii?', ours Stulln. Shams, Tray Covers, Kattenberg I'lano Lambre? quins? in fail an elaborate assortment reasonably priced. Rowe's Departm't Store Bargains in Real Estate $l,lun bii>s seven room bouse with both bath and electric lights In tf>' center of ibe city. llJOi bays seven room bouse with city water and electric lights on Maliory avenue. PARMA |M acres In James City county; will trade for city pCB party. II acres on PlanktABI Itlver. Mat hews county, will trade for city property. RENTAL Haas as with bath and electric lights from }1!>.00 up. Other houses Jti.iM) up. INSURANCE THAT PROTECTS. G. W. PHILLIPS & COMPANY Insurance, Bonda, Loana and A net angers, No. 8 South King street, Hampton, Virginia. Office 'Phone No. GO. Residence 'Phone No. 375L. new fall hats Are In. New shape? and Colors to suit every man. Bee display In our b'aai wiudow. our shoe dept. Is complete with all new laata and shaped Shoes for the whole fsmily. m. f. dig6s & co., No. 5 Queen Street j Farm for Rent <o d farm of I2u acres on good road. New dwelling and ne? cessary out-buildings. Rent?12m0. Not- traefe farm of about 25 acres well-located at a rent of $22'. imi. rOlt SALK - Suburban home of 3 acres and good bouse, well located near car line. Price? $2,100. FOR ItKNT?Nice nome of 8 rooms, modern conveniences on Boulevard. per month. ?? M.O. Lackey Real Estate, Rents, Loans, Insurance 18 E. Queen St. Hampton, Va. A --?i?-.? Farms for Rent Two desirable farms rear tosfn in goes] shspe to rent for the yesr of IStll. That desirable residence on Melrose avenue, with all modern conveniences- nice, large yard running beck to the water for Me per atoatn. Two nice connecting rooms on South King street, privilege of hath. Mai 'orated large boose for centrally located board ng house on West QueeB street, at $26. Oiher houses in all sections. See our Hat before yon reaL FOR SALE. That desirable seven room boose nnd hath on Carry street. Phoe bus. with large lot and fine shade?nil in ?rat ciaeo condition, for M.oaa on reasonable terms. Nice arm** on forty foot front lot oa Victoria avenue, for tl.fM. See us for terms. Ten room cottage at Bachrne oa the waterfront for less thaa the bouso cost to build if aoM at once?oa INSURANCE, BONOS. IRAN'S. ACCTIONKKRS. . H. MORGAN & CO., HAMPTON, WMOffrVfs.