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SPIRIT OF JEFFERSON.
- Charms Tows, W. Va.. Juke 18, 1890. Why Do You Suffer 'With your Eves, when the nselstancc of a pair of KOCK CRYSTAL OR DIAMOND LENSE, ? ill give you relief. We guarantee to fit or ? efuud the"price. I.nrse assortment, at C. W. BROWN'S, Oct. 90, 1801. Optician and Jeweler. LIFE IN SHOES. DO YOU KNOW THAT TWO THIRDS OF YOUR LIFE IS PASSED WITn YOUR FEET ENCASED IN LEATHER. WHY NOT HAVE THEM COMFORTABLE. WE HAVE THE KIND THAT ARE PLE.&ANT. THEY ARE GRATEFUL TO THE FEET. THE PRICE IS NOT HIGH. SEE THEM. SHOES FOR EVERYBODY AT HONEST PRICES. ALSO HATS, SHIRTS. GLOVES, UNDERWEAR, NECKWEAR, AC. OTT BROTHERS. Local Miscellany. Wall is buying wool. Red sea oil at Dal gam's. Taxes must be paid at once. Pay your taxes, says the sheriff. ^ Cherry seeders at C. N. Coleman's. Bicycle Sundries at C. N. Coleman's. ^ Men's stitch-down shoes $1, at Ott Bros. S. H. Landis sells Sweet Violet cigars. Loose shredded cocoanutat Dalgarn's. Be?ureand see Wall before selling your wool. Ladies Low shoes 45c. to $3.00 at Ott p Bros. Do you owe taxes? Pay up and save costs. For dry goods and notions go to S. H. Landis'. Latest tints in stationery at Dr. Bishop's. Fine perfumeries, soaps, etc., at Dr. Bishop's. New crop New Orleans molasses at Dalgarn's. Go to Dalgarn's for heavy cluck coats, gum-lined. Fresh crackers received weekly by S. H. Landis*. Hammocks and hammock hooks at C. N. Coleman's. Cart load of sawed slab wood tor 50c. by Miley Bros. Monarch shirts, collars, cuffs and neck wear at Ott Bros. 300 pairs men's coarse shoes, 90 cts. to - $1.75 at Ott Bros. A fresh carload of ice just received by Mr. Marshall Burns. Ladies and children's hose, a large as sortment, at Landis'. Men's crash suits 81.50 to $2f at Balti ? more Bargain House. New dress goods and silks received by - M. Palmbaum &* Bro. Pictures framed and frames made to order at Dr. Bishop's. Another large lot of tin ware just re ceived by S. II. Landis. New underwear and hosiery received by M. Palmbaum & Bro. w A fine line of gents' night robes at the Baltimore Bargain House. For White Lily Flour and White Star Coffee go to S. II. Landis*. The best ^3 and $3.50 shoes for men, black and tan, at Ott Bros. Star sickle and tool grinder, best 011 the market, at C. N. Coleman's. Repairs for Champion and McCormick Binders at Cooke & Phillips'. Don't fail to see the Gravity cream separator at C. N. Coleman's. It you want fire, life, sick or accident insurance see A. G. Wynkoop. Call on A. G. Wynkoop for Fire. Life Burglary and Accident Insurance. New lace curtains and dotted swisses received by M. Palmbaum & Bro. If you want to sell your farm or town property apply to A. G. Wynkoop. New cultivator and horse-rake for sale at cost by W. S. Kennedy. See adv. A large line of ladies' and children's shoes at low prices. See S. -H. Landis. Wanted, 5,000 pounds country lard, taken in exchange for goods, at Landis'. Table linens, napkins, towels, lace trimmings of all kinds, at S. H. Landis*. A new and attractive line of gents' un ^ derwear at the Baltimore Bargain House. J. W. Kyle is agent for Morgan & Wright bicycle tires. See him for prices. Postage stamps and postal cards for sale by W. B. Davis, Market-House corner. New silks, ribbons, laces and embroi deries, received by M. Palmbaum &. Bro. The sheriff will be compelled to collect taxes by legal process unless paid promptly. The 14 Famous Ohio " cultivators are the best on the market. Sold by Cooke & Pnillips. The best and nobbiest bicycle hose, pants, shoes, etc., at the Baltimore Bar gain House. When the State gets after the Sheriff he is compelled to get after the tax payer. Taxes must be paid. If you have a fine or complicated watch that needs attention, call on Lewis. Ex pert work at low prices. Mr. S. H. Landis has a handsome new delivery wagon, just turned out from the factory of Mr. August Schulte. Wanted to rent, a house and a few acres of land, 011 which a few milch cows ^may be kept. Apply at Spirit office. Corn crushing and grinding, sawing, planing, and wire and picket fence man ufactured by John A. Blake, at Roselle Mill. Go to Cooke & Phillips for your garden plows. The Queen of the Garden is the r most durable and easiest running plow on earth. W. B. Davis, at old post office room, will sell you best and freshest groceries, flour, bacon, confections, notions, etc., at bottom prices for cash or country pro duce. Personal /Icntloq, Mr. C. F. Wall was in Martinsburg Saturday. Mr. Jas. A. Thomas is quite ill, of typhoid fever. Miss Laura Campbell is home from Wilson College. Mrs. Gustav Brown has returned from s | visit to Richmond. Mr. Isaac Herz '.pent several days last week in Martinsburg. Mr. Herbert Wolff is home from the University of Virginia. Mr. Norval W. Gallalier was up from Washington over Sunday. Mr. J. F. Engle visited Ltiray, Va., Thursday, on professional business. Mr. and Mrs. 1). A. Christie and babe spent Saturday in Washington City. Miss Amelia Keerl lias returned from a visit to her sister in Berkeley county. Mrs. Rogers, of Morgantown, is visit ing her mother, Mrs. Thomas A.Brown. Miss Mamie Hough attended the Smith Howell wedding, in Berryville, last week. Mr. Wright Wysong is home from the Hoge Military Academy, at Blackstone, Va. Mr. Geo. H. Turner made a business trip to Washington and Baltimore Satur day. Mr. and Mrs. W. L. Blankenship have been up from Washington, visiting friends here. Mrs. Schuyler Bradley came Tuesday to visit her father, Mr. Caleb Burn*, nuar Ripon. Miss Eleanor Trapnell has gone to Chestert'own, Md., to visit Miss Beulah Hayes. Miss Mamie Fries, of Winchester, has been visiting the Misses McSlierry, in this vicinity. Misses Gus Wilson and Mattie Dorsey are home from their missionary field in Mexico. Mr. Alex. Rouss is home from the Fisliburne Military Academy, Waynes boro, Va. Miss Abbie Beavers is visiting her sis ter, Mrs. Edgar Leedy, in Shenandoah Junction. Mr. J. Shirley Smith came up from Baltimore Saturday evening, and joined his family here. Mr. H. B. Davenport, Jr., of Clay C. H., this State, is visiting his parents, at " AHona," near town. Mrs. George Baylor left Friday to visit her sister, at Hillsboro, on the East ern Shore of Maryland. Miss Fleeta Ramey, of the vicinity of Berryville, has been visiting relatives in town and neighborhood. Mr. Hall Kennedy left Friday to spend a few weeks in the Adirondacks, for the recuperation of his health. Mr. Harry Kennedy, student at Ran dolph-Macon Academy, is with his father at the Methodist Parsonage. Mr. M. B. Fryer, a former well-known citizen of this county, died recently at Dawson, near Pittsburg, Pa. Mrs. R. A. Gray, of Greensboro, N. C.t is visiting her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Klliott, at "Flowing Springs." Mrs. J. C. Jones, who has been visiting Mrs. Horace Osbourn, left Saturday for her home in Brooklyn. N. Y. Messrs. Clarence and Perry Snyder, of Summit Point, are visiting at Mr. Albert Anders, near Shepherdstown. Mrs. William McSherry and daughter, Miss Florence, spent several days with Mrs. B. Eackles, near Bolivar. Rev. L. R. Milbourne has gone on a two weeks* vacation, to visit his father, on the eastern shore of Maryland. Mrs. M. Kereheval and daughter Eliza beth attended the Smith-Howell wedding at Berryville Wednesday evening. Misses Elsie G. Haines and Katie E. Rowe have returned from an extended visit to relatives in Washington City. Mr. W. A. Higgs, of the Jefferson Coop erage Co., made a business trip to their branch works at Gaithersburg, Md., Sat urday. Rev. C. E. Shaw left Tuesday for a visit to his father in Point Pleasant, this State, en route to the meeting of the Council of this dioceso. Rev. Dr. John Logie, of Trinity Parish New York, a native of this county, son of tne late Dr. James Logie of this town, is at the Carter Ho.use. Rev. W. L. Gravatt, Rev. C. E. Shaw and Mr. Richard Henderson have been attending the Episcopal Diocesan Coun cil, at Huntington. Miss Marian Kennedy, daughter of Rev. Hi H. Kennedy, arrived at the Methodist Parsonage Friday evening from Lynchburg, Va., where she has been teaching school. Col. B. D. Gibson will leave to-day for the University of Virginia, to arrange for transferring to that institution the valu able library presented to it by the late ex Gov. Holliday, of Winchester. The many friends of Mr. Fontaine Hooff, of Brown & Hooff. are pleased to see him at his old place in the drug store again, well recovered from his late severe and protracted spell of typhoid fever. Prof. George Denny, of Hampden-Sidney College, and his bride came on Tuesday for a visit of a day or two to his brother, Mr. Wright Denny. The newly-married couple are en route to Europe to spend the honey moon. Major Robt. F. Bates, of the 22nd infantry U. S. A., now stationed on duty in the Phil ippine.?a brother of Mr. Thos. H. Bates, near town, has been retired from service and will return immediately to this country.? Major Bates formerly served in the same regiment with our former townsmand, Capt. E. S. Avis. Miss Mary Sheetz, of the Peabody Normal School at Nashville, Tennessee, has returned to her home here. She is one of the bright pupils of the Charles Town (traded School who won at a State examination a scholar ship in the Peabody several years ago, and she has been a credit to the school she repre sented in her maintenance of first places at Nashville. Mrs. George Porter field gave a morn* ing card party at "Cassilis," on Thurs day last. Among those present were Miss Spears, of Paris, Ky.; Misses Emily T. Cooke, Floride Brown, Mary Alex ander, Florence Hunter, Mrs. Rogers, of M organ town ; Mrs. Harriet B. Simmons, Mrs. William Neill, Mrs. Cruger W. I Smith and Mrs. Forrest W. Brown. Royal & ~ Absolutely Pure Makes the food more delicious and wholesome WOYAL BAKIWO POWPgfl CO.. NEW YORK. i8q9 Ramblers $40.00. M. E. Bolinger, Agent. Refrigerators, ice cream freezers, ice picks, At C. N. Coleman's, i A game of base ball will be played here to-day at 2:30, between Charles Town and Harper's Ferry clubs. Dogs raided the sheep of Messrs. J. E. Watson and J. B. Coyle recently, killing a couple of lambs at the latter place. The office of Squire C. Frank Gallaher and the Western Union Telegraph office have been nicely painted and papered. Mr. B. F. Dooley is putting on the slate roof of the new dwelling of County Clerk W. Fontaine Alexander, on South George street, Mr. W. W. Myers, residing nearShep herdstown, had a fine bay mare killed by lightning last week. Insured with Wash ington & Alexander. Mr. John S. Cattleman sold a sorrel colt oi his breeding to Mr. J. W. Riley, of WaHhingtou, for $100. Good horses seem to be in demftnd. Wanted, two or three men for local work, or to travel for a Nursery Co. Good pay weekly. Write to H. H. Sherman, Charles Town, W. Va. Temperance Picnic to have been held at Shenandoah Junction on Saturday last has been, on account of rain, postponed until Saturday, June 17. Dogs raided the sheep of Messrs. H. J. Chamblin and Willard Morrow recently, killing four for the former and one tho roughbred Southdown for the latter. Rev. C. II. Rockcy, of Shepherdstown, will deliver an address before the Anti Saloon League of Charles Town, in the Court-House, Thursday night, June 15. Mr. Ronemus has broken ground for his new house 011 the lot recently purchased of Mr. D. J. Howell. The location is a desira ble one and a tasty modern residence will adorn it. Mr. O. B. Goladay has the agency for the Hagerstown Steam Laundry. When shirt bands are worn out new ones will be put on without extra charge. Laundry leaves Tuesday night and returns Friday. Sheriff Baker and Deputy Sheriff Young left Tuesday night for Mounds ville, in charge of Percy Jackson, sen tenced to serve ten years in the peniten tiary at the recent term of the Jefferson circuit court. An alarm of fire Wednesday morning was occasioned by the roof of the dwell- j ing occupied by Mr. James Tillett, on the new addition, taking fire. The fire de partment made ready response, but their services were not needed. THE MODERN BEAUTY Thrives 011 good food and sunshine* with plenty of exercise 111 the opfen air. Her form glows with health and her face blooms with its beauty. If her system needs the cleansing action of a laxative remedy, she uses the gentle and pleasant Syrup of Figs, made by the California Fig Syrup Co. only. The attention of the patrons of the South ern Kail way \* called to the inauguration 011 June 1 of Pullman library and observation cars 011 the Washington and Soutliwestern Limited, leavinir Washington at. 10.45 p. 111 daily, between New York. Washington and Atlanta, (Ja.. which is a new departure iu the all-year round-trip s rvice in the South. Tbe cai is handsomely fitted i?p in the most mod el 11 style, and has a library for the use of all passengers occupying Pullman space. The forward end of the car is composed of sec tions, which are for the use of passengers be tween New York, Washington uud Atlanta. Mr. Daniel Smith died at his mother's residence, on North Charles street, at 3 o'clock this morning. The deceased came to his old home here a few days ago, suffering exceedingly in the last stages of consumption, and in the closing hours of his life had the loving ministra tions of mother and friends of his early youth. Headache Is often a warning that the Jivcr Is torpid or inactive. More serious troubles may follow. For a prompt, eillcicnt cure of Headache and all liver troubles, take &Bood!*& PiSSs While they rouse the liver, restore full, regular action .of the bowels, they do not gripe or pain, do not Irritate or inflame the internal organs, but have a positive tonic eflect. 25c. at all druggists or by mail of C. L Hood <fc Co., Jxiwell, Mass. CUT THIS OUT. This notice will be received for ten cents at Beard's Variety Stores, when groceries (except sugar) are purchased for cash, at one time, to the amount of one dollar. We do this to attract you to our stores, so that you fan see what a nice clean place we have and what good fresh goods we sell you at low prices. We slice ham or sell you by the half. Our hams arc not so salty as some you get.? Iced Trollevs is the name of a new honey cake we have received fresh this week. Don't forget our Yorkshire pickles, big pint jars for ten cents. C. N. Beard. Removed, I wish to inform my friends and the public generally that I have moved in the neiv room now being fitted up for me in the Hagley building (a few doors from Racket store) about April ist. I antici pate a very large spring trade, and will use my best efforts to raise and maintain the standard of custom garment making to the highest level possible, in order to counteract the many spurious imitations of legitimate tailoring that have been foisted upon the public. As to my new samples for the coming.season, it is hardly necessary for me to dwell on them. All I can say" is that I used the very best ability and matured experience in select ing a complete assortment of styles and qualities. I promise you also in the fu ture, as in the past, the same courteous and liberal treatment, and last, but not least, a perfect fit. Yours' &c., C. E. Reiningf.r. Church Items. Rev. S. W. Cole preached in the Bap tist church Sunday morning. Rev. W. R. Moneurewill preach in the Baptist church next Sunday morning. Religious services will be held at Riv erside School House next Tuesday night. Rev. Dr. J. N . Lupton, of Leesburg, Va., prepelled in the Presbyterian church Sunday morning. , Bishop Alpheun W. Wilson will preach in the M. E. Church, South, in Cliirles Town, on Sunday, June 25th. Services in St. James* Catholic Church, Charles Town, on the 4th Sunday of each month, at 10: to a. m. A missionary meeting of ministers and delegates of Winchester District, M. E. Church South, will be held in Charles Town June sS and 2g. Lay Reader David Howell conducted service in the Episcopal church Sunday, Revs. W. L. Gravatt and C. E. Shaw being in attendance at the Diocesan Council, at Huntington. The third annual woods meeting of the Middleway Epworth League will be held in Mr. J. B. Watson's grove, near Mid dleway, on Thursday, Friday and Satur day nights, July 27, 28 and 29, and an all-day meeting on Sunday, the 30th. On Thursday night, June 8, the Bap tist Young People's Union of Charles Town held an interesting meeting. Ad dresses on Christian Education were made by Rev. E. B. Jackson, of Winches ter, and Rev. J. E. Raymond, of Millwood. The Episcopal Diocesan Council, in ses sion at Huntington, decided to elect a co adjutor bishop, a special meeting of the Council to be held for that purpose within the next five months. The next regular meeting of the Council will be held at Shepherdstown on the first Wednesday in May. The members of the Epworth League connected with the M. E. Church South of Charles Town held a soc iable at the beautiful residence ot Mr. Geo. W. Ar mentrout, on West Washington street, Thursday evening. There were quite a number present, the large porch was adorned with Chinese lanterns, and mu sic, recitations by Miss Grace Morris and Master Trumont Seehrist, and an abund ance of enjoyable refreshments, were fea tures of a very pleasant occasion. I pay cash as well as trade for eggs. S. H. Landis. Regular monthly meeting of the Daugh ters of the Confederacy Thursday morn ing. June 15, at half-past 10 oclock. Mrs. C11 as. N. Coleman, Sec'y. ^ m For sale, valuable Jefferson county farms; also town property, including some valuable buildine lots. Moork & Moore. ? Children's Day services were held in the Colored Baptist Church last Sunday evening, addresses being made by Mr. A. D. Barr and others. Mr. O. T. Knight, of this place, a few days aeo went to Hagerstown, accompanied by Mr. W. W. Johnson, to look at a pair ot handsome match black horses. The pair was purchased for $350. Eggs for Hatching.?I have nothing but E. L. Miles' Montauck strain of Barred Plymouth Rocks. Will fill orders during May and June. M. E. Bouncer. Have you time to look at your watch ? Maybe you have time, but have the wrong time wheu you do look. If such is the case, don't swear, but bring your timepiece to Lewis. Prices always right. Don't Tobacco Spit aud Suiokc Tour I.ire Anay. To quit tobacco easily and forever, be mag iietic, full of life, nerve and vigor, take No-To Bac, the wonder-worlcer, that makes weals men strong. AH druggists, 50c or CI. Cure guaran teed. Booklet and sample free. Address Sterling ltemedy Co., Chicago or New York. Physicians are the friends of the family. HARPER Whiskey is the friend of the Physicians. A most valuable assistant and one that can be trusted. Sold by George W. Thomas, Charles Town. W. Va. If kept continually running a watch will tick 160,144,000 times a year. If your watch is not kept clean it will soon wear out and be useless. Lewis will clean your watch for 75 cts., and warrant it An Excellent Combination. The pleasant method and beneficial effects of the well known remedy. Syrup op Figs, manufactured by the California Fig Syrup Co., illustrate the value of obtaining- the liquid laxa tive principles of plants known to be medicinally laxative and presenting them in the form most refresliing; to the taste and acceptable to the system. It is the one perfect strengthening laxa tive, cleansing the system effectually, dispelling colds, headaches and fevers gently yet promptly and enabling one to overcome habitual constipation per manently. Its perfect freedom from every objectionable quality and sub stance. and its acting on the kidneys, liver and bowels, without weakening or irritating them, make it the ideal laxative. In the process of manufacturing figs are used, as they are pleasant to the taste, but the medicinal qualities of the remedy are obtained from senna and other aromatlo plants, by a method known to the California Fig Syrdp Co. only. In order to get its beneficial effects and to avoid imitations, please remember the full name of tlieCompany printed on the front of every package. CALIFORNIA FIG SYRUP CO. BAN FRANCISCO. CAL LOUISVILLE. KY. NEW YORK. N. Y. ?or sale by all Druggists.?Price 50c. per bottle the mm of mmw Points to Kiilm s. Our store has been crowded throughout the past month with pleased customers, attracted here by our "Special Bargain Sales." For this week we are going to have a spe cial sale that will be of interest to every ii am that has a boy. You know that this store is the acknowledged headquarters for Boys' Clothing, and that we show one of the largest stocks in the State in this department. To show our appre "ciation of your steadfast encouragement and pa tronage in this department we offer the following attractive bargains: A. choice selection of neat-pattern Cassimere Suits, in cluding the popular Vestee style, from our regu lar $2.50 and $3.00 line. Our Special Price S1J5. An elegant assortment of Pure AVorsted and Cheviot Suits, ages 4 to 1G years, sold all season for ?4.00 and $5.00. Our Special Price A new and handsome line of Wash Suits in all the popular materials. We guarantee them to wear. For this sale 40c. Our regular 50 cent line of Knee Pants, with Doul>le Seats and Knees. Complete assortment in all sizes. For this sale m. KM Leading- Clothier, Sadler Block. Invitation To See and Examine, and then you will want a DEERING BALL-BEARING BINDER AND MOWER. !?!>? FIX GENUINE CL1LDED PLOWS and repairs that interchange Willi the Oliver. Vulcan Plows with Clamp Beam, J stronger tlian ilie holtcd beam. Root Plows. Repairs furnished for nil plows in the country. BROWN MANhY PLOWS and Cultivators. The Thomas All-Steel Hay Rakes and Tedders, The Rich mond Champion Double and Single Corn Planters, Michigan Wheel and Float Spring-Tooth Harrows, Wood ^aud Steel Land Rollers, Self Oiling Tubular Axle Farm Wagons. Agents for Birdscll Hnllers and Wind Stackers,The Amer ican Thresher and Rock Crusher. Full line Hardware, Wire, Cement, Terra Cotta Pipe, Pumps, Puints, Oils, &c, c. jr. coi. EJti. i JV, Jan. 17. BURNS & SHUGrERT. Our New Spring Goods are now on display. No matter how small your purchase may be, we will make interesting prices for you. BURNS & SHUGrERT. March 7. 1899. SOLID ROCK. 1899. Yes, the Book tells us that a house built on sand soon crumbles and falls, but one huilt upon solid rock stands all storms, cyclones and bliz zards. Just so in the mercantile arena. The business that is founded on solid principles: ( UNDERBUY, \ UNDERSELL X AND ^ SPOT FCASHri] know no competion, keep goods eternally on the move. Lead in low price ; never follow or imitate ; don't wait for somebody else to cut prices. The people who oouie for miles around tell us every day that we are the talk of the country. Best values for least money. We believe in short profits and doing the volume of business. This spring finds us with a more selected stock than ever before. It will pay you to inspect our line of MEN'S, BOYS AND CHILDREN'S GLOTHING, SHOES, HATS, GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS. Hagley Corner, Charles Town, W. Va. Feb. 38, are ready for spring trade with fine selection of DRESS GOODS, TRIMMINGS, RIBBONS, Embroideries, Silks, i.ae<;s. Underwear, Ac. ALSO FULL LINE GENT'S FURNISHINGS. Prices Lower Than Ever. M Palmbaum & Bro.f March 31. Next to Wataon Houbc, Cliurlen Town, W. Va. THE DIFFERENCE. Some people do not like to be talked about. We do, and, to give you a good cause for doing # so, we will endeavor to perform some redicu lous things, commencing today, and keep it up until January X, 1899. Watch tlie papers and our window for gosip food. BROWN, The Jeweler. Nov. 22, 181)8. 500 NEW Carriages & Buggies. Thrush 4* Stough, LEADING COACH MAKERS of Southern Pennsylvania and Maryland, Wish to announce to the people of Charles Town and vicinity that"they are better prepared than ever to furnish Buggies, Carriages, Spindle and Dayton Wagons, at bottom prices. ALL MATERIAL AND GOODS FIRST CLASS. Do not purchase until you address us at Shippensburg, Pa., or Hagerstown, Md.; or you caiT receive full information from Mr. Adam Brown, at the Carter House, Charles Town. A ig. 3,-9$.