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RATVIU>A1 FKHItl \i:\ - i i \mi H in ??*; RD1 i \ i \i\?. i.n i;\ \i \. w-|..', . r I'Ihih I b% <??. Flr* f The kWQ hours and B hal' ? he .lournal C the put . Bald to approximat. ; Insur BnBtlng to J the | Ing. BBOrnlng, ? tn tl ? | ?n-l * | An boai after tbe working f of the .lournal tlnty I bull-' Be aoatbweal cor. nnd ?n *>f a wlll I J ? Bon'a ? Isbn ? ami I room. arbleb nnioke. mlm ? flrm ? 4tS wnv ? nt I of flr until the ??n rasjlas <?n the floor burstlnc buBines. oaa around f From ' ? nnd the rear of tutldins- Ftreams were* turn.-J upon tbe bullding. For twenty mln the fivo r-ompanies fought the flame. seeminply without ehec'-rlng Of the stuhhorn fire. lor-k a serond alarm waa tnraed :n. hrinirlne Fnpine Com panies Nos. 6. 7, and 10. and Trttck fompanv No | to reinforco the flame aral timcr the firemen with arere tfrtrea from the se<*ond floor by the unbearp.ble heat and the rol'inc smoke. Chtef 1 >ok rommand of the men shortly after the flr | Jaal sfter Uae firemen were drlven -v<e firet tlnie from the atorare room a few momenta it w that they had suecumbed ' smoke. t.-iin WteB ser.t slx men int'i ? raoaa la raaeae the rnlsslnc mem. Tv d throneh the Btnol: floor on their utomaehes nntll almost over 'eerlng out Into the y the niissing firemen. wbo had re: ? throuph the r of the paper room. which was now a furnace of flar The *"oor of the serond story. weakened by the st.-ady proirr paed and the five lino type macbtaee were drop; ? floor he]- j wrecked Flames nnd fallifl had ln the : time k of the big print? ing preaa. T! . Bn ??? aa gottea -;troi k, nn btitir ; half after tba arrlval of the fir<t enpi? GafJ I- BaaVj I aaSaawfJ I C*SS. E. W. OII1. foreman of the Evcnlng ?lournal rompnelng rooms. and hia 9 Glll. saaTer of prohahly 12.600. They con ? .11 faw printing hu.lnes. and had type. 1 ?her equl; belongtna; to them atored ln the secon< They had r.n hand Job work amountlna to 01.500. Most of thla wns prlntlnK to be done on con tract for the State. The copy of State records of a .tatletical nature. wblch cannot be replaced. waa store.l tn the 0111 workahop. All of theae La were d I ii the ? nal. Insursncc will irda of ed loSS. \\ about for a ault ssid ? ai this tha fa ? 1 will appoar na B, but ; '; t .1 a* ' ?'< I ?'<>>, \| | \ \\|>,;i V (kitt* Xotea ? IVr*OB*Bl ItoBBa \v \v i wak ? s the :.ti?t eharch. Its hlgh. aro arraa - ? basn't ? i ? ? lhr.< in lei ? ? Kin! could tell ! Bat* ir> : lohn BOa are ' hat a horo has fallea Her tora ns iir.-.i | through al nd through those darkor daya that followed it Bi B family. anl h\od to Bee men ablo to Li. te list tall the battb- of life anl eompu-rod Heing 8 called hor to r? There ineth a rest for Mrs Jaaale Ttavaia, a seams :rn to lrd to re rk Bt th:. atloa of i Joha Haptist near Arllngtoa is much af this city is rellgfoaaly and spiritualiy. i ? - to tbe B son of Howard, ho la for tho hlgh calllag. ts of **.e al] visltora wbo for the In.-: bnllifng ls an o and i ngton Inter-mban cars atop bnlldlni or loss. Accommo ? 1caa or Buropaa i plan. bb sap. Rb !ind Mrs. Jacks-.n an ?=8. and The We wish to anr ?hat after March thlrd the maln oV.ee of l! IU 3 .:2nd St . Washinglon. I>. C. The news of Alexandrla will be fncluded in the Washington news itom*. ? \ i t no\* 44S I OH l?\\ 1?* i.-nt Ord.-rv Hiv s lo l ..'? ? i l | Jeba '%ri<i whaeh lt ara ? that this Wlhl on th i all v imlth, ? m. at the f? nta. <>f th B the trlumph :it and I effori - on t! ? t i nles B would atap in aad or.i.-i the ? forl to hi M'tl. si for af his ? ad bnl little diffl I tba i w ? ? pur ?rk to - rtoi M"r. ? had pal .. f his ?ly in ? .tniin.ition ot tl the ?Teraoa D of War wl built. ' h* in? li .bow that he !>!sins for "He ? - whea ? I ? was al <?th.-r ChainiaUata to Honor. aaaa] ? ? ? Blank rpace once occupied by the name of Jefferson Davis whlch was removed in 1862. and whlch has been ordered re sto-ed by the President. of t) I'nion Arch. I M- iga. U. 8 <T8. &*? taa. tahlet oa t; Litis tbe following iBBcriptloa: aaldBLgtoa Aquoduct. ia A ii ;^ lent of the Unlted States. aklla i*i. . ry ot War. Bullding A. 1). Itfl. of t!;. <i Statos, mhaJB I.lncoln. tary of War, Siinon Cam.roi: ln this lattcr in scription originally eor.taincd the ?r in which tho ? Mr. !? fraaa Ge Who 44 as eagia Falls i, and to Edwiv of U laat l.in W illmrii on. wbo was en <>' tha .. t, haa glven nt of tbe muti ? tment does not iBctade it in i <is: ? in Jaae, i SCS, at tho r tary of tho Intorior. I -ith, to who tmeat taa .1 of the aqaedaet had jupt i, i aoco 1 a numbor of niembers of j reaa on a tour of Ins; a wfirki*. We want as far weat ;:h Cabin John run, bv way of the nd Ohlo Canal. Oppo n sovoral of tho party irer rtear BB Itenio. isha Grow of Pennsylvania,' was a member of he party th* bridgo to the canal aste and aald to th* i know tha Davis' riame is on tho brldge?' Turn Iner to me. the Secretary said: The flret order that I glve you ls to cut Joff Iiavia* name off tbe bridge.' "A few days later I was bi of Mr I.avls at thlB time wouW : a eertaia grlai ir.my which woaM Baar arhal other The polley ot nn. i. bb ;i< t is not tbe . :'ter for dhv-.. in this H\i:i? TO ITT S VMI I1A4'K. \.\\ Tal.let I.ikely to be PaBM ?-d on t'abin John llridjBB. thal tbe Praaldeat baa utalarel through Secretafy Wright >n of the aaaae of Jefferaoi ihe tahi. d Joba brldge J from which lt was cut | ago,1 lacing the- aaa tary of War on the anutflated tablel is a probAeaa that ls ? the army engtneera, in clndlng ftfaj. J who will D of carrylng out the work. To repla in the chlsel e.I out portlon ef the tahlet can lie aceompllal ? only. .-ith* r to rut tl, name in deeper or the use of rulse.l Btboda would Rive the name of .Tefferson aDvl. undue promlne? In all probahlllty a new tahlet will nne. in which the on tire inscn '! ho ns i? lablet. This 8* :\itlon of nrow is out of tbe clty. and will not i iHJ this afternoon The atatement waa made al his offlce that. althongh fhr.y hu 1 no offidal orders froaa tbe War TVpart ihe anal ben conslder Bd an.l they reatixeed that the prob lern v.-is a difficult one. !V\l ?.i M ri.?\ $3.75 Round Trlp. $3.75 Speclal Traln vla R. F. a> P. R. R. tov 6:00 A. M. Thursday. March 4: rlue TTnlor, Sta Washlngton, D C. 9:20 A. M. Retiirnir.g. leave Washlngton 6:45 P M.; due KIba 10:15 P. M. same date. ?m I \l I sl 4 || s POS1 I 14 ?N. \\iii v-t ri.i.e Xeajawea \\b<i. ?<<? - *t|.w'?o. I'nlosB Bon ; oeeea 44 111 "ts ln ? li , ? will in this reepect ln bis When i ??< Washington on Bg bo t to *? ? ? ipor ur it all. and aard only iforti-' lt , if not nnit- a II ><f it to Presldont H be Whita Hon lt ' rned that au i thal ? sppotntmi iit of ii IIUS N'T ?n la** polol to 8hare In I ??n would nol Ubllc ? ? ? I *? ' man of 11 Bsal W \ I kl\s lloMI DI \ \M| | | p i rd9j atBesBsdad Murder. . '?''bt the I r William livos la tba weatern sootion of this plare. I by unknown pei and he, witb his two <hildi.ii in tha hoajrsa wltb him. i .1 ** Ith tboir livos. The houae Bhakaa ap, aad aa aad of it broken to paV i Tbe .\plosion oocnrred :it mid Watklns and bi. II was 8o 4 ietent that it waa heard b l througb ' rvonia. - -;ts at tb Inn. mor ? than a milo and a' half awa> .1 by the loud report. lt is not kno4vn here wbo i kB bapiienint; took plaee last fall. when tho Color i Follows' Hall bore was blown h dynar Much dynamite is usod horo !n tho 'luarries. and nnanfitios of lt '?>lon from th* and dy nainfto honsos ago Bharlfl laowia WiUiama and Matfl Oreanorj w*nt arlth a paeaa to aaareli various houses r. BaOplBg thus ta eapiare Bttembera of this gang. In ono of tho he -arehod lhaj found forty-fseven sfloks of dyn.-imib concoa'r't. Tho color this ontlro romr.ii.ntty today Bl ? stat bbjibbbb" ITeaeaaaa < ini> nu?y. Renresor dore | citl/ons of ? istrict have ore; a In angnral Welcome Clnb Tts prinrl pal i>iirpr??:o is to n colorod ra who will bo ln thla citv ne-vf Tho club hns BBCWred Con D Tlali. and tho ovonintr of b 6 will glvo a rweption In honor of tho vlsltors. Tho obib is offlcorod ns follows: Prosidor.t. W. Tlruoe Kvans vico prealdents. W S. ton and Aarnn II: flnanolal socrotarv. Tl. p. filautrhter: rocordin? secretary: Jamea C. Unrlls. and tronsuror. Dan lel M'irrav- wltb tho following ns chalrmen ot comn; nor. aaacatlae: \' r Ffouatoa. ro centlon Ta M. Klnsr. invltallon. with Rnbimin Wn*b?ngton a* vlce ohalr mnn: C. F. M. Prowne. suppc; a. Taankfi. eaiattloaa: w. B. Mitchell. miislc C. J. Pirket'. rnm fort: T R. lf Clarke. floor. nnd Rob ort A. Prlham and R. W Thompson, preas The olub Is a permanont tirranlsa tlon and has ontortnined on the oc raaion of aeversl tnauguraticns. SSaBBBBBBBBBBBafJaawS^^ Is Your Hair Beautiful Soft, Silky and Long? 0.88 it comb easlly without br.akinq ? Is it straight ? DowS >t amooth out nlc.ly ? Can you do H up In an, v.'lh* charm lng styles, ao lt will stay. and maka you proud of it I Is it long and full cl life 7 9 II you cannot say YES to all ol th. abov. questions^ Ihen you r*eed Nelscn's Hair Bressinr* NFLSON'S HATF 1*4*1 **. h*.r aosn da on ths tac< cl th' .roaaa. lt m?kaa y. ur hiir frow **a*t It ?? k- ? a-u* r- m. h*r.kv ard ta.rud hair aa a tt *<?<! r rplt m uaa. I. laaS.arl -mj or trraking t~ff. It m>k?t <t rich at.d givittt that c'*tm ro ior.g.d ferfl by aM tru* Ud??a Use NelsoiTs Hair Dressin* Z^lZmmST' I S.ad artfj k.crc Baa. Tha roottol your Kair wUl tvavc thr nrctra&ary .1. You will nc-vcr h?rt acalp dtaraaa You w.lt b? d?light?d with Ma daHcata parfvroa. Nelson's Hair Dressini* !7"'ur'" "'^T, 'TT'.T t^ 79 l.ka tha lady h Ida ln her hand Drufrgtata and agrnti ?,trywS?,? ,<!1 tr at 25 centa .tri. I( you can't |t?t t*. arrd ,>? 70 crnta an. w? wtlj mall y.-u a full b?i< hnx poa.patd. Co and buv *t now. t ait rijh* d wr and writc ui Addrrti NELSON MANUFACTURING CO., Richmond, Va. Live Aj-ents Wantcd*. Write Quick f ?r Termsa Colored Skin Made Lighter BtarleB the sclentlflc men . make dark by artificial whlt but ln a natural way. At laBt ? orlog I. :ored maslcal. "**? 1 the dark i had. lt ! oaa for klnky hair b i .DER COMB mai (ic, h.-ltw to .traigbt- ? ata only fifty cents and wtll last pomade calle.l V. CURL k#?epB hnlr atralght and plla IMB and '? wlll make. any klnky hair drea. well. If the hair I. too a iim WONDER HAIR-OROW. Thia i. a llqald fertlll/.cr fnr th?? a .ia ferllllzer. lu the corn make i. .talko grow. 8" liquld rertlllaea the acalp and aai air grow lon: ? wlll aend any or theae r flfty cents or .ill of for $2.00 dellvery f i > tflea order or money. Infor If yoa deslre to Inipr- appearance fully wrlte you without charg*> ronilse that our \\ S wlll to advance colored people .o clally and commerclally. Agenta Wanted. fcORGE O BROWN. ritoT<x;RM?Hi.k% ? * I >. *-i*l M.. Klekmenil. ?? 1 h .. k r?..ha Trnri.i l.ifa Hl, ? i^tta?t 1 ??rap. tr Or.1 t?1 R?-< Vtnat. Knlatf ~d far.i* * M nrirat<v?? or FVnt. , fb? r- ?-rt ? HAVt YOU A HOHE? If not. why not, when a home la so essily secured In Omohundro'r* Plan North Road, near 9t. JohB*B Church a*b and $5.00 ?nonth ? If y ' to be Bomebody. buy land an.l o* B a home. If yon weal \ or buy !. L om6mundko. 1 103 ?. Maln St . City. rt Straighten Your Hair Oaaa Siaar?I ha.* na** only on* boUl* st ETflmZSZ mZXZ Im^mmm^^kTmi* BB*Ma**a**l . ?'. a .. ?'.,rta a i.-w ;....-! Ba*. W. r. WaiaKaa. bta. 1? tian-.tnaa. Tatva. Ford's Hisir Pomade (Fufiaarly loaaaaa* Oatalaad O* Marrow) Klfiy yctxaof anocaaa aa* proved it* oarrita. Tbe uae of Ford'a Halr IVmadcmak*a ? born. harah. kinky or curty-hair ?tr*!?-ut. aoft and arjoaay and eaay to oomb. and arrance ln any *ty ledeatred ooeaiatetu with ita . Raaaove* aad pravect* dandruff, tovbr *b* aoalp, *U>p* U.a halr from faliin* out or braaktna- off and ylvee tt aaw life and vt| Abaolutely harmleea- uaed wltb spleadtd re au'.i. e**n oa tba youn****, ehUdren. iied.lta ua* ls a pleaaurr. aa aadle* of rwflaeraect ererywhere declar*. Kord'a Halr Pomade baa .mltatore. Don't buy anytblDcelaeaJW-g-ixi to be"lii*taa aood." lf you want tha beat i-eeo.ta. buy tbe beat Fr?n*do? lt wUl pay ou_ Look for tbU naaa* on aT.ry aaakac*. f rr-r dra.a-i,. cannot aopply *o* ***** tb* R**]**. wa wln ***a yoa ,* bottla ratwlar aaa* foa- ? - - % .SO Tar*. ilUlu ? ** . . . 1 .ao S**? ** aaa B 80 Oa. bottla. ? *? ** ... .25 W<> n.T poataa* aa< arpraaa abarw** ta alt paiata ln U.E V W nan ordarln* aani Ptotal or Fiprraa IBna.y iird.r. 411 ardara ahlpp** prvaapUy on *~ealpto? prl.-a ad.lrra. - The Ozonized Ox Marrow Co., UJ F.aaa Klntic Bt. fktrawa IU. -^*5*al"4m ?*??*?"?? ?? ??*? oalyTn Cht ***o by ?b? abor* Ana. Aaaa.** Waa 1*4 r..rry,.m, two tn vi ui i i ivumi \ Tw ,.f \'ew York sat together in the aame box at the One had very white skin with pink cheeks and brown hair. The oth.-r bad BadSt brovrn skin, pte| ;iri<l hlack. gloasy hair. Mo.t people thought the llKJit 1 the advai Moti) of theae woaaea aaad ('<ui: make Bklfl liKht.-r and No. | (Shell I'inkl. to .Uhy. re.ldish tint to tbe cheeka Every woaaaa who his Wonder Cream will \. proved lf Bba follows the lrstructlons o! hf. 11 Berger & r St.. York. They send elther kind ? mplexlon Woadar Oreai ?>tB. If yoa want lor.K. plossy ? ir Wonder Orow and Wonder C< mb. M'l'l ll.s ?oi: All). The RlaCkmovemenl to Africa. n It. Thomas, OrRanizini Tr.-asirer of | Xppjeals tn all the tba Oatorad CbBScaaB ln Richmond take ap or* eol h. from th.-ir ftlona March 1. 1909. nnd 1 t, IfO. To enable him to con . nize the Sons and Dauph tera of Etbioula for the mov. to \fr;ri. nccording to the will of ag Pl 1. ra wlll pleaae ?S n?m< ionnt of tor, for inform...ion al ln? conventlon. which will 1 ?inuricr. 1 all money ordera and cheeka R. ThomaB. Ronltn, Ariv< It Beema that Virglnla muat take the lead ln the pendlng move which will he made hy dlvlslona. Mr. Thomas ha? '-cklntr to the a for the p3st 13 yenra, and la detertnlned to bring lt ? publlc. Hl. booka and paper. have baaa axamined, and fonnd correct. Morrla, D. D. paator Of CaUarv Hu-dist Church. Morrls to44 ii il, ,1 on u8 thia a. MIIMIIM ni ? HE I IN Wt'IAI. t'OMHMON (U The \i< ki-l t*e*a*BBJjfl Itank, loratod at Itichniond iu Ihe t'ounty ai H?n rb-o. Matc nf Virginia at tUv ra*BBB af buviiiiw, | .hruary ."i, IIMHI. BBaafaa to tfas srtt?- Oaaaa*aatA*asj I uii.vsioti. RJE laonns aaal discounts.$ t*i 12 0.30 Other 10.00 Furnlturo and txtarea 1700.00 aagea and checks for ? ttay'a i | i. 11 Due from Natlonal Bsrika'. 17T.0.22 curfi'ticy . 2600.00 Fractional pajv^r curroncy, BYlejM ls and ... 12 0ol4 eoia . . BJlrer oota . IS6.SI Total.| LTAI.II.lTlf in.$ $900.00 Surplaa fund. 1058.26 Individ-i*,- - subjort ta chaeh . . . 1411 >4 Of (1*' POSit . 2346.53 . . .$26428.27 Tautcll. Preaideat. do sol sa*aar tl Ib a true statement of tho finan^ial oondltlon of tb. r,a\Hngs I ?nd. In tho county of rleo, State of Virginia, at the close of business on tho Ith day of Feb nowl edg< R. P ? IS. IIV SMITH. EI.I.TAH I.F.RKI.1BY. Pirectors. of Vlv-jrlnis. City of Richmond. Swrfrn to and Rubaorlbed before roe thia 2'?d dav of Fohruary. 1300. OEO W LEWIS. Notary Public. My comrolsslon expires Fob. 19. '10.