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fci.E« Towk.W Va., Jasuakt 26 1909
Telephone Call No 90.
Eb;ttiary Notices acd Tributes of Re
L barfjpd for at the rate of 5 cents
Jhoes, House Slippers,
Liliets, Rubber Boots,
lid Shoes, Trunks, Suit
lSes, Fur G'oves, Um
[■eilas. Neckwear, Hats
and Caps,
Popular Prices prevail at
Business Locals.
v, ; tried Willi's beef ?
LjUiiiia bums. Pee Laudis.
|1V roasters. 0. N. Coleman.
. frosh cow for sale. C F W all.
. .joods and silks at Palmbaums
■ and fi'">r oil cloth at Landis’s,
and coat se salt. J C Burns & Co.
at,,! hay at retail. J C Burns & Co.
,rs j., aiiy style. Greek Restaurant,
i linens, 12 in. wide, 12J^c., at Lau
I Wyukoop sells farm aud town prop
I vrtiiug, lace aud embroidery, go to
|t;l aud Japan silks, a full line at
Li'.zul aud felt roofing at Cooke &
latest -tyles in soft aud stiff hats at
[ho.'p’s health coffee sold only by S.
1 silk aud luO yd luster, 4 cents each.
nare looking for the best groceries,
i crackers aud cakes constantly on
■ Landis’s.
Lsivcr ovsters iuauy quantity wauted,
[ite.-t novelties in dress goods aud
at Laudis’s.
U Health and Walkover shoes aud
i at Ott Bros.
L want to sell your farm put it in A.
Jkoop’s hands.
ladies’ and children’s underwear,
Ies. See Landis.
ier large lot of ribbons at low prices
• sale at Landis’s.
,-rs, see Locke for your winter coal.
| save you money.
ladies’ and children’s underwear
Ives. See Landis,
and liamburg, a large assortment at
I prices, at Landis’s.
[he 1>.st — Washington Sunday Star
gaziue: all dealers
■ Star coffee, the flavor you cannot
Isold by S. M. Landis.
I, belting, side aud back combs for
|spei tiou, at Laudis’s.
bream separators, coal hods and fire
at Cooke & Philips’s.
token white ash.broken for furnaces,
rlty. J 0 Burns & t o.
,utas egg and lump, the best soft
■d. John C Burns A Co.
km scratch feed for your hens, it
them lay. C. F. Wall Co.
I-,sheeting.couuterpaues,flannels aud
Flannels. See at Landis’s.
Wyukoop will purchase United
i.and Warrants of any date,
md corn, bran, middlings, cracked
d screenings. C. F. Wall Co.
3 to loan iu sums to suit, on good
r. apply to A. G Wyukoop.
au beauty corsets, a large selection
[lair sold on a guarantee S. H Lan
| • l ived, a car of old process oil
d car of Fchuinackers stock feed
Call Co
shoe polish. Black Jack aud Black
| stu\, polish and Putzade metul pol
[iouke Jt Phillips’s.
ring the month of January we
|ve a
10 Per Cent
[men’s, young men’s and chil
|t cent off Men's Suite.
cent oil Men's Overcoats.
| cent off Ye ung Men's Suits,
cent off Young Men’s Overcoats.
(r cent off Children's Suits,
r cent oft Children's Overcoats,
r cent off .Men’s Haiti Coats.
I assortment of up-to-date sea
U* ready-to-wear clothes to
Ine-Price Clothier.
W. Washington Street,
Charles town, W. Va.
Local Mlacellany.
Circuit Court Feb. 16.
See adv of Chas W Brown’s big watch
Harpers Ferry has a law and order
Storcr College is to have a uew presi
dent’s house.
We return thanks to Conklyn Bros,
tor a very pretty calendar.
A horse trod upon one of Mr. J. Frank
Myers’s feet a tew days ago. injuring it
very severely. He is now getting about
again, however.
Misses Amelia Hopkins, of this place,
aud Laura Butler, of Charleston, have
been appointed stenographers by the
West Virginia Legislature.
Myrtle Long. 4he seven year old
(laughter of Mrs Ella Long, met with a
severe accident in spilling boiling coffee
down her limbs, and seriously burning
The ladies of the Halltown Methodist
Church will give a supper, including
oysters, ohicken soup, ice cream, etc.,
Friday and Saturday nights, January 2g
and 30. Let everybody come !
Mr. W. B. Sampsell. a competent far
mer from the southern side of the coun
ty, has moved to the vicinity of Shep
herdstown, and will take charge ot Col.
I. V. Johnson’s farm the comiug year,
Percy, the manly little eight-year old
son of chief of Police Jas. A. Smith, ac
cidentally overturned a teakettle of boil
ing water yesterday morning and scald
ed the lower portion of his legs very
badly. Dr. Wm, Neill gave him atten
tion, and he is doing as well as can be
expected under the circumstances.
The County Court began its January
term yesterday. Commissioner J. W.
Rider, the newly elected president, in
the chair. The application of the W. &
W. C. R’y Co. tor permit to extend lines
occupied the principal portion of the
day, aud the court adjourned over until
today with that as unfinished business.
Charles Town Camp, Modern Wood
men of America, have elected and in
stalled the following officers: Consul,
W P Easterday; Advisor, D S Earnshaw;
Banker, O L Watson; Clerk, D W
Ramey; Escort, S S Barr; Watchman,
D W Hyatt; Sentry, Wm Tillett; Phy
sician, A O Albin; Managers, E Frank
Ronemus, M E Bolinger, W P Easterday.
The Jefferson County Telephone is ex
tending its line from Halltown out the
Shepherdstown pike to Dust’s Crossing
011 the main hue of the Baltimore & Ohio
Railroad. This extension will enable the
company to add from five to ten phones
to its patronage It is now proposed to
build a line from Dust’s Crossing to Ba
kerton, the prospect being that from ten
to fiifteen phones will be obtained by the
'1 he Independent Steam hire Com
pany No i, ofCharles Town, haveeleeted
their officers for the ensuing year Capt
J C Holmes, was reelected captain, and
all the old officers were reelected with
the following exceptions: P 1) Davis,
was chosen 1st Lieutenant; C J V Thom
as, 2nd Lieut; H Sykes.3rd Lieut;George
Howt, chief engineer. Only one change
was made in the Board of Directors, Mr
Geo C Marstellar being the new member
The sale of Valentines at the Parish
House has been so popular in the past
that it will be repeated this year. On
Saturday afternoon and night of Feb
rtfary C, valentines will be on sale, all of
them original, clever and artistic, tne
best work of our local artists. Tea and
chocolate will be served in the afternoon.
At night there will be a charge of 15 cts
admission, and the audience will be en
tertained with drills, recitations and a
novel auction.
Camp No 11. P O S of A, of Summit
Point, have elected aud installed the fol
lowing officers for the ensuing term- R
W Baker P P; J B Williams, President;
R L Biller, V P: George W Hoge, M of
P, L B Grandstaff. Conductor; H N
Whiting, Rec Sec; P G Biller. Financial
Sec; W T Whittington, Treasurer; Wil
tiler Green, Inspectoi;A W Riley.Guard;
J G Myerly. Chaplain; W H Rodefer,
Asst Rec Sec; Joseph Williams, R S;
1 T Bradshaw, L S.
At a regular meeting of the Citizens
Fire Company on January 5. I9 >g. the
following officers were elected for the en
suing year: C I Whitmore, president;
W E Moreland, secretary; A S Allen,
treasurer; A D Mahoney, captain; ] W
Moore, 1st lieutenant; N O Fellows, 2nd
lieutenant; Oscar Darlington, chief hose
man; W E Moreland, chief piperhan;
G F Ballinger, chief ladderuian; J S
Dunn, engimer. A S Allen, A D Ma
honey aud W E Moreland, trustees
High Po:ut Lodge No 325 I O O F. ol
Summit Point have elected and installed
the following officers for the ensuing
term : W M Allen, P G; Robt L Biller
N G; | as A Geimau, V G; OR Ander
soil. Sec y; B C Roberts, '1 reas; J G
Myerly, R S N G; J H Myers, L S N G
R W Baker, R S V G; S W Hahn, L t
V G, C W Rutherford, Conductor; R C
Anderson, Chaplain; H L Young, War
den; W E Willingham. R S S; D H Allen
L S S; S W Shewbridge, I SG; SI
Carter, O S G.
Mrs. Elizabeth Eyster, widow of the
late J. Allison Eyster died on Tues
day evening at the residence of her son
Mr. J. Allison Eyster at Halltown. af
ter a brief illness at an advanced age.
The following children survive her: Mrs.
Bettie McCoun, of Philadelphia, Mrs.
Frank Harrison, of Mont Clair, New
Jersey, and Mr. J. Allison Eyster, of
Halltown and one sister Mrs Hiser of
Chambersburg. Services were held at
10 a. m. on Thursday when the remains
were taken to Chambersburg by the way
of Winchester for interment.
The remains of the late Miss Ruth
Blew who died at the Maryland Univer
sity Hospital, in Baltimore, on Saturday,
January 9, were brought to the home of
her niece, Mrs. J. Albert Link near Duf
fields, and after funeral services there by
Rev. A. Gibson Link, of Strasburg. Va..
assisted by Rev. J. C. Siler, of the Elk
Branch Presbyterian Church, the inter
ment was made in Elmwood Cemetery,
Shepherdstown on Monday following.
Miss Blew had beeu engaged in Mission
work for the Protestant EpiscopalChurcb,
the field of her labors beiog principally
in Baltimore and Washington. Befort
her death became impaired she was s
frequent visitor to her niece, Mrs. Link
* in this county.
Personal Mention.
Mrs Jag W Garney spent Saturday in Win*
Mr George Barr, of Washing ton, has been
visiting his parents here.
Miss Emma Parks, of Lnray, is visiting
Miss Melvin, at Daffields.
Miss Dove Fesgans is visiting relatives in
Mr ashington and Alexandria.
Mr Heury Alexander, of Clarksburg, has
been here visiting his brothers.
Mrs J T Williams went to Romney to visit
her daughter, Mrs J Sloan Kuykendall.
The editor of the Spibit op Jefferson
was housed up by sickness the past week.
Mrs Lee Phillips, Mrs Oscar Phillips and
Mrs K H Phillips spent Tuesday in Berry
Miss Anna Lloyd Baylor has gone to Co
lumbus, Ga, to spend the remainder of the
winter with friends.
Missos Julia and Rachel Merchant went
to Hagerstown on Wednesday to attend the
funeral of their aunt.
Mrs Thomas Frazier and Mrs John C
Burns spent several days last week in Bal
timore and Washington.
Mrs Henry 8 Baker came from Winches
ter Tuesday to visit her parents,Mr and Mrs
8 H Higginbethsm, at Wheatland.
Mr and Mrs J H Ramey have returned—
grandparents of a bouncing boy—from a
visit to their daughter, Mrs Frank Downey,
in New Yook.
Mrs. Anna Hoflieimer, of Baltimore, who
has been visiting her sister, Mrs, W. E, Mc
Sherry, near Leetown. left for a visit to her
parents, Mr. and Mrs. James H. Fries of
Miss Mabel Ward, student at Powhatan
College at this place, assisted in receiving
at the linen wedding of her p >rents, cele
brated at their home near Darnstown, Md.,
last Saturday.
Mr. A. W, Hawks, the lecturer, who has
been ill at Jackson, Miss-, for a month, has
come to Baltimore and entered the Johns
Hopkins Hospital, where he is making gsod
progress.—Balto. Sun of Saturday.
President S H Hansbrough and Attorney
A Moore, Jr, of the Winchester and Wash
ington City Raiiwav Co, were in town yes
terday looking after their application for
extension of franchise privileges before the
County Ceurt.
Mr E C Davenport is at Hawthorn, Flori
da. In a note to to us he says: “I am
spending a month in this dolightful coun
try. Will go farther south in about ten days,
down to Naples on the west coast. It is be
yond description, and I am having a delight
ful time ”
Mr Burns Huyett and sister, Miss Nettie,
left yesterday for Morgantown, where Mr
Huyett will deliver a lecture Wednesday to
the agricultural students on ‘‘General Farm
ing.” From there he will go to Chadeston
to attend the meeting of the Sheep and W jol
Growers’ Asseciation. Miss Nettie will vis
it friends in Connellsville, Pa, Smithfteld,
W Va, and Cumberland. Md.
For the next 10 Days C W Brown, Jew
eler, effers special inducements in Watches.
Washington Sunday Star contains later
news than any other paper reaching Charles
Town All dealers sell it.
For Sale—A No. 8 Farmer Girl 1 ooking
stove, in good condition, ou time or for
cash. Apply at this office.
Are you thinking of buying a building lot
this Spring ? If so, look over Wall’s list
he has 700 for you to choose from.
Time is money.—We offer you both, a
good time piece. Watch, at a 'aving from 2
to 10 Dollars, for the next 10 days. G. W.
Brown, Jeweler.
Wanted.—Reliable, energetic man to sell
lubricating oils, greases and paints in Jeffer
son and adjacent counties. Salary or < 'om
mission. Stenson Oil Co., Cleveland, Ohio.
While low prices prevail for 10 Days only,
and you are in need of a Watch, arrange
ments for the payment of same may be ex
tended 30, 00, or 90 Days.
C. W. Brown, Jeweler.
Mr. W. W. Stough, of Sliippensburg. Pa .
will be at The Palm, in Charles Town next
Saturday, anuary 30, prepared to be con
sulted by persons who desire to purchase
vehicles of any kind.
Attention is called to the advertise
ment of the the John Hancock Life In
surance Company of Boston. Mass. 1 his
company ranks along the ieading com
panies of the country.
Attention Firemen.
All members of the Independent Fire
Co. No. i, are rtquested to meet at their
hall on February 2. 1909. at 7:3° P- nl .
in full uniform tor inspection, by order
of the Company.
J. C, Hoi-mes, Capt.
J. T. Trusssu.. Secy.
Mrs J C. Holmes delightfully enter,
tained a number of friends at a s:x course
dinner on Tuesday eyening of last week,
at her residence, in honor of her guest,
Mrs, Chas. E Seal, of Winchester, Va
The out of town guests present were Mr.
I and Mrs. Chas. E. Seal, and Mrs. C. E.
! Haiues, Jr. A pleasant evening was
■ spent and all enjoyed the hospitality of
• Mrs. Holmes, who proved a charming
’ hostess
Mr Charles VV Balthis, for some yeais
a resident of Keyser in this State, died
yesterday’ at the home of Mr Geo W Mar
low in this county, aged about 65 years
He was a native of Loudoun county.
Va., and served in the Sixth Virginia
Cavalry, Confederate Army. He had in
the last declining months of his life re
ceived kindly ministration in the hos
pitable home of his old war comrade,
until the last taps were sounded and he
was called to join the great majority on
the other side. Funeral services will be
held at the residence of Mr Marlow to
morrow (Wednesday) at 10 a m Inter
ment in Luthern graveyard at Harpers
Announcement has been made of the
oppreaching marriage of Mr George
Paltnbaum, of this place, and Miss Rosa
Rothschild, to take place at the residence
of the bride. 15x1 Madison avenue, Bal
timore, at 6 p m February 14- Mr Palm
baum is a member of the well-known
and popular dry goods firm of M Palm
baum & Bro. of this place, and the bride
to be is one of the most attractive young
ladies of the Monumental City. Thr
Spirit of Jefferson extends congratu
lations in advance, wishing for their
that their married life may be “one glad
sweet song.” A reception will be givet
at the bride’s residence immediately fol
lowing the marriage ceremony, afte
- which they will leave on a trip to Nev
York. The wedding will be a quiet one
on account of the recent death of M
i Palmbaum’s father.
Fit net
The funeral obsequittsiWil® TSft — — «.i
William P Craighill were held at the
Craigbill borne Wednesday afternoon,
and were largely attended. The family
and near relatives were effect innately
grouped altout the flower laden coffin,
and the old hymns "Rock of Ages,” "I
would not live alvay" and “Lead, kind
ly light," which the General loved so
well, were sung during the services,
which were conducted by Rev J S Al
friend, assisted by Bishop Gravatt and
Rev Dr A C Hopkins,and were touching
and impressive. The remains were laid
away in the family burial lot on the
western slope of beautiful Zion rhurch
yard. The pallbearers were: Thornton
T Perry, John Porterfield, Cleon Moore,
WO Norris, Forrest W Brown, James
M Mason, ]r, William B Packett, I Wil
liam Brown, Col R P Chew, F B 1 iooff,
Henry H Cooke, Richard W Alexander,
and B D Gibson, of this place, and John
R Beckett and Charles R Sharretts. of
Lee-Jackaon Btrthdiy Celebration.
On Tuesday evening last the Lee-lack
son birthday celebration was held in the
Court House under the auspices < f the
Lawson Botts Chapter, United Daugh
ters of the Confederacy. The hali was
beautifully decorated in the colois and
flags of the Confederacy, and lifelike
portraits of the two heross were placed
on the walls. The exercises were opened
by prayer by Rev J S Alfriend, who pre
sided. after which “How Firm a Foun
dation Ye Saints of the Lord," one of
Gen Lee’s favorite hymns, was sung by
a choir, accompanied on the organ by
Mrs T M Baker. Mr Alfriend then in-j
troduced the orator of the evening. Rev
J T Williams, in a happy little speech
saying that he regretted not to be his
comrade in arms, but lie was a coihrade
in the gospel. Mr W Hiatus took for his
topic Gen Lee a*; a soldier, as a gentle
man and a Christian. On each of these
divisions he was forcible, eloquent and
interesting, portraying in terse sen
tences the character of his distinguished
subject. At the close of his brief address
calls were made for Col R P Chew, who
with some reluctance,rose and pud hand
some tribute to both Generals, compar
ing them to the most famous wariovs in
history, and their great victories—over
much greater numbers—to the battles
fought in past years in Europe and prov
ing their vast superiority Mr Cleon
Moore being then called on, responded
with a few appropriate sentences, and
was followed by Maj A W McDonald,
who added his testimony to the two he
r <es; and with some closing leniarks
from Mr Altriend regretting the absence
of Rev Dr A C Hopkms, who had form
erly presided on these ocassionsr but was
detained by a cold, and the singing of
another hymn, the exercises were con
cluded with a short prayer and the bene
diction bv Rev vV R Flanagan.
The Poe Centenary
WJtii au appropriate program the lit
erary societies of Charles Town observed
the hundreth anniversary of the birth of
Edgar Allen Poe in Washington Hall,
Wednesday evening In a spirited and
beautiful address the Hon R Gray Wil
liams, of Winchester held the attention
of a large and cultivated audience for
more than an hour A graduate of the
University of Virginia and long a stndent
of Poe, Mr Williams spoke with felicitous
eloque nee of the great poet, whose cen
tenary is now rousing the enthusiasm of
a ‘‘listening world,” That the scholarly
attainments and attractive oratory of Mr
Williams was received with enthusiasm
is a matter cf credit to our little corner
of the world, which in its eff rts to keep
abreast of the times adds one more voice
to the universal paean of praise to orator
and poet. Mr Williams was introduced
in an apt and well chosen speech by Mr
T C Green, representing the alumni of
the University of Virginia in Charles
Town. A poem by J udge D B Lucas
was gracefully rendered by Miss Eloise
Beckwith, and Mr John Strother held
the audience spellbound by his realistic
reading of a weird German Folk Tale to
which Poe had given subtle additional
power Master Adrian Wynkoop recited
•‘lhe Raven” with great natural charm,
aud the1 Oval Portrait,"and “The Bel's”
were rendered still more beautiful by
Miss Janet Young whose exquisite and
masterly technique were used as the ex
pression of true literary insite
The Confederate Veteran,
This popular periodical, representing
officially all of the general Confederate
organizations, and which is the most ex
traordinarily commended publication in
existence, seeks increased circulation in
this section. Subscriptions will be re
ceived at this office at $i oo, or we will
club the Veteran and the Stiritof Jef
ferson one year for $i 75, cash in ad
vance, Copies will be sent free occa
sionally to veterans w-ho can't pay, upon
request ot their frriends. Address S A
Cunningham, Nashville. Tenn.
Church Items.
Services in St. James’ Catholic Church 2d
Snndav of each month at 9 a. m.
The Baptist Ministers and Laymen’s
Meeting will be held in Charles Town Jan
uary 29-31.
Charles Town Baptist Church: Preach
ing Sunday morniug at 11, and evening at 7-30
o’clock. Prayer seivioe Wednesday even
ing at 7:30 o’clock. Sunday School Sunday
morniug at 9:30. A cordial invitation to all,
Fourth Quarterly Meetings for the M. E.
Church South will be held as follows: Jef
fersou, (Summit Point,-) Feb. 6 and 7;
Charles Town,Feb 7 and 8; Shepherdstown,
Feb. 20 and 21; Shenandoah Junction, (Hall
town,) Feb 19 and 21
The services in Zion Episcopal Church
from this time will be as follows: Sunday
School 9:30 a m; morning prayer and ser
mon 11 a in: evening prayer and sermon 4:30
p m. The second Sunday service will, from
Sunday, Jan 17, be held at 4:30 in the after
noon. The week day services in the Parish
House will be held on Wednesday evenings
at 7:30, and litany services on Friday at 11.
Order of Preaching Services, Shenandoah
Junction Circuit, M. E. Church, ,'outh :
Williams’ Memorial.—1st and 3rd Sundays
11 a. m ; 2d and 5th Sundays, 7:30 p. m.; 4th
! Sunday (combined with League Service;
6:30 p. m.
. | hakerton.—2d and 3d Sundays, 7:30 p m.
2d 4th and 5th Sundays, 11 a. m.
Halltowu.--Every Sunday, except 1st, 8:8<
p. m.
Millville.—1st Sunday, 3:30 p m., Tues
' day after 3rd Sunday, 7:30 p. in.
* B. K, Nevitt, Pastor.
>ual Prop,
for Jas A Smitb,
o» DittmeyW farm, 3 miles from Halltown
and 2 miles from Harpers Ferry
''Wednesday. Feb. 10.—Stock and Farm
ing Implements by H- 8 Koonce. at Shan
non dale.
Thursday, February 18 —Horses, cattle
hogs and farm implements, by Howard Os
born, 2 miles south of Rippon.
Wednesday, February 24—Personal pro
perty. near Wheatland, by John C. *W hit
Thursday, February 25—Personal Prop
erty, by John H Bane, on A B Hurst farm,
5 miles from Charles Town and 2 miles from
Monday, March 1 —Stock and Farming
Implements, by W’m. H. Whitmore, on the
Wyatt farm, (old Dr. Wager place,) 2 miles
north of Charles Town.
Monday, March 8.—Farm Stock aud Im
plements and Houaehould Goods, by T F
Bailiss, on Shenandoah river fonr miles from
Charles Towu.
Tuesday, March 9.—Personal Property,
by G. B. Rodefer, on the “Mag Willie”
farm, 3 miles northwest of Charles Towu.
Thursday, March 11—Personal Property
near Kippou, by Wni, Wilt.
Saturday, March 1 3 —Personal Property,
by Geo W Smith, on “Point Lookout” farm
of Jno O Aglionby. near Shenandoah Junc
Monday, March 15.—Stock aud Farming
Implements,by O W Ramey. 3>£ miles from
Charles Town, on Middleway turnpike.
Thursday, March 18. Personal Property,
by Miss Julia Terrid, near Flowing Spring.
Friday, March 19.—Stock and Farming
Implements and half interest in 47 acres of
growing wliear, by Mrs. K R Comer, on the
farm of C A Ware, better known as the old
Buckles farm, near Keller.
Wednesday, March 24 —Personal Prop
erty, by Joseph F- Painter, on farm of Col.
G. W. Z. Black, near Halltown.
Thursday, May 27.—Short Horn Cattle
and Percheron Colts, by Robt. R. Smith, at
Silver Spring Stock Farm, 8 miles south of
Charles Town and 3 miles from Rippon
station on the N. & W. R’y.
Messrs. Heflebower & West have engaged
to cry sales on the following dates :
February, 3. 10, 18, 24, 25, 26. March,
1, 2. 3. 4, 5. 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13. 14, 15, 17,
18, 19, 22, 23, 21.
Old Gruber
Five Cents
Buggies of all kinds at the Farmers Sup
ply Co. _
Wanted—To rent two rooms in a house
with a family Send information to this
office Single lady.
We make a specialty of exchange work
andvil exchange anything in our line for
graiu. No amount too small, k\ L.Wilson
& o, _
Save Electricity.
Buy a hilo lamp and save your electric
light from running up. Price (iOcts , each.
Charles Town Light a Tower Co.
Bears the Ilia Kind You Have Always Bnu£h:
solicits your trade.
Wall paper, paints, ‘eads, oil,varnishes,
glass, putty. Kalkano.a sanitary
wall coating; window
shades, etc.
We sell Devoe Lead and Zinc Paint,
a guaranteed paint.
Pictures framed by a franfer.
j Painter.
C. W. TAYLOR, < Paper Hanger,
( Picture Framer.
W. W. Eliy having gone to Bedford
City. Va.. to locate, the undersigned
will continue the Oyster, Fresh Fish
and country Produce business at the old
pay cash for eggs, butter, poultry and
other produce. We are the exclusive
agents for Sealshipt Oysters, the only
oyster that dare look a pure food inspec
tor in the face. They are f olid oysters.
You can add water for less than 40 or 50
cents per quart.
T. S. EBY, WTg’r.
Washington Camp No 10, I1 O S of A. |
of tins place, began the New Year bv in
stalling their newly elected officers at
their meeting on Friday night, January
i, and entertaining members of Wildey
Lodge. I O O F at a smoker afterward.
Unusual distinction has been won for the
local camp in having two of their mem
bers chosen to offices in the State Camp
Mr E Iliuey is president of the State
Camp. Dr T A Ramey is District Pres
ident, and had charge of the installation
ceremonies. These are the new officers:
J W Johnsou, Past President; George
Morris, President; George W Hush,Vice
President; David Fulton, M of F; David
W Wageley, Recording Secretary; Cecil
Eby, Assistant; E F Davis, Financial
Secretary; B M Davis. Conductor, Earl
Robinson. Inspector; Clarence Painter,
Guard; Oscar Darlington, R S; Charles
C Miller, L S; William Anderson.Chap
lain; W B ALder, Clias M Trund e.Cfas
A Johnson, Trustees.
A very delightful dance was given at
the home of Mr and MrsJ F Casev, of
Leetown, Wednesday night, January
20. in honor of Mis Annie Hofheimer,of
Ba timore. At 12 o'clock refreshments
were served, after which dancing was
resumed until a late hour. Amongtho.se
present were Mr and Mrs David Bowers,
. j Mr and Mrs Har’ev Miller. Mr and Mrs
I ( W E Me Sherry. Mrs Anna Hofheimer,
II Mrs Russell. Mrs Durham. Misses Bes
'; sie Willis, Iva Casey, May, Anna and
1 Pearl Henry, Rena Wagley, Irene Hill,
Edith Moore, Emma McKee, Mary Ro
deffer, Riley and Bula Anderson. Bessie
1 P Baker, Miss Long, Mary Fritts, Dora
; Thomas. Nannie and Helen Young, and
j Messrs James and Frank Benner. Joseph
) | Willis, Bane Brown, Tom Rodeffer, Lee
Anderson. Ed and Hurd Henry, Uptou
; Moore, Olin McKee, Joe Fritts. Frank
and Forest Watson, Frank White. Charles
® Thomas,Charles Stonesifer,George Mor
ris, Carter and Cleveland Grove. Music
was furnished by the Gerardstowu Or
1 chestra, assisted by Mr Bane Brown,
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Colgate's Talcum Powder 15c
Brown 6 Hooff
Business Locals.
Gloves at Landis's.
Umbrellas at Landis’s.
Toilet soap at Landis’s.
Sauer Kraut at Landis’s.
Buy groceries of Ronemus.
Buy dry goods of S. H. Landis.
Fresh Saratoga chips at Landis’s.
Try Brown Bros’ Mother’s Bread.
New cloaks and furs at Palmbaum’s.
Bargains in shirt waists at Pa’mbaums.
Wash four in hand ties 9c at Marstellers.
New dress goods and silks at Palmbaum’s.
Umbrellasaud window shadesat Landis's.
Mother’s bread fresh daily at BrownBros.
Car mountain locust post. J C BurnsA Co
Meals at all hours at Young’s Restaurant.
The Smart Set magazine will entertain
New carpet, rugs and oil cloth, at Palm
Chew & Norris have some very nice farms
for sale.
Gloves of every kind and price at Mars
Try our French drip coffee. Greek Res
Simplex double corn planters at Cooke A
Fresh candies at Miller’s Pharmacy, a'i
ihe time.
Terra Cotta pipe and cement at Cooke Sc
Money to loan, in sums to suit, by Chew
Sc Norris.
Horse Bluukets at cost at the Farmers
Supply Co.
We serve meals to order daily. Greek
New underwear, hosiery and gloves, at
New blankets, comforts and flaun ls. at
Up to date Gent’s and Ladies' furnishings
at Sachs & Co.
Jsew table .mens, towels ana bed spreads,
at Fairabaum’s
The Bank of Charles Town pays interest
on time deposits.
Taffeta ribbon, all colors, and yard wide
silk. See Landis.
American and Elwood wire fencing at
Cooke it Phillips.
Do you shave yourself? Buy a razor from
Miller’s Pharmacy.
First-class dyeing and scouring at low
prices. Bachs A Co.
Have you read that very interesting maga
zine, The Smart Set ?
Dwelling houses in CharlesTown for rent.
Apply to Chew A Norris.
Some Hoosier single corn drills at a bar
gain at Cooke A Phillips.
Scratch and chick food, oyster shell and
grits at Cooke A Phillips.
You can’t tell what clover seed is worth
until yon see Wilson A Co.
Cki-Namel makes old lloors new. sold only
by the Farmers Supply Co.
The National Citizens Bank will pay you
4 per cent. on time deposits.
E. L. Wilson & Co., crushes corn every
day in the week except Sunday.
All sorts of talcums, face powders and
perfumes at Miller’s Pharmacy.
Call at Thompson’s barber shop for first
class tonsorial work of all kinds.
Laurel Steel Bauges the fuel savers sold
only by the Farmers Supply Co.
All kinds of grinding and flushing done
at the mill of E. L. Wilson A Co.
Real enjoyment is had wheu reading that
clever magazine. The Smart Set.
The flavor you cannot forget, Big Four
coffee. Sold only by S. H. Landis.
Safe deposit boxes for rent at the Bank
v/ CharlesTown. Call and see them.
Fresh lot of Pratts Horse, Cattle A Poul
try Powders at the Farmers Supply Co.
Coal consumers consult your interest.—
See Locke before you buy. Phone 600.
Try Chi-Namel and make your old Furni
ture new, sold by the Farmers Supply Co
We handle nothing but the celebrated Li -
kens Valley red ash coals. J C Burns A Co.
rocahontas. Red Asb, Anthracite, all
kinds of Coal. See Locke. He will save
you money.
Safe deposit boxes for rent, on reasonable
terms. Call to see them, at the Bank of
Charles Town.
Prices on ladies’ and children’s coats and
ready-trimmed hats are'reduced very low.
Burns A Sliugert.
Syracuse 8teel Beam Plows, the best plow
on earth, try one and be convinced at the
Farmers Supply Co.
H C Getzendaner A Co make a specialty of
furnishing all kinds of coal in car lots toany
point. Bee the manager,
Don’t fail to get a copy of the •‘Merry
Widow March aud Two-Step,” by Mrs Wm
11 Conklyn. at C N Beard’s.
Call at No 206 North George street and
buy your coal for the Winter and save
money. Locke,the coal man, has the prices
and the coal.
Greeks are headquarters iu restaurants
aud lunclx rooms all through the south. One
is in your city. Give it a call.
See Whitt at the Hayward gallery. He is
giving away an enlarged photograph 16x20
with every dozen cabinet si led pictures.
Have you ever tried the Battle Axe shoe ?
Drop in and examine them. None better.
Once a wearer, always a wearer. For sale
by D. S. Hughes.
Give E. Frank Konemus a call for Gro
ceries, Ac He aims to keep everything
fresh and up to date iu this line, and can fill
your order promptly.
W’e have on hand, in our yards, a large
supply of all kinds of the very best of coal,
which must be sold in thirty days, to make
room for future consignments of wood and
coal for the ’‘big blizzard.” So see W. H.
Locke, representing the firm of H. C. Get
zendanner A to . coal dealers.
Good Situation.
i _
• A sober, industrious white mau of good
, reputation, capable of a tending to a horse.
; cow, pigs and garden, and aboot twenty aores
' i of land near town, can get s most desirable
: i situation with good pay ell tbe year; a
bouse in town to live in if he ha* a family
. Apply to MOOKE A MOOlit.
1 Jan. 15>-St
*6061 ‘*H spuj^ epg 7vo*£
Leading Clothier. Sadler Block.
^his Qreat £ale Qnds February 1st, 1909.
M. Palmbauni 5 Bro.
Hums 4* Shuger
We invite your ir,sp,i( tion of our
Large Line of the Season’s
We can fill yocr need?. md wiii save you money.
JLutiies’ Dress Goods.
Ready-Trimmed Hate,
Ladies’ & Children’s Coats
Tailored Hkirt-'. Blankets. Comfoite, Carpi Ip, Hugs, Oilcloth, Tape?try, Curtains,Tabic and
Couch Cover?, »Vc.
Ladies’, Misses and Children’s
Coats, Suits, Skirts and Waists
to make room for spring goods. We have also
Cut Prices on Dry Good, Notions
and Nen’s Furnishings.
Don’t miss this sale. It i3 a big saving to you.
e Ladies’ TAILORS Men’s
Jrllers >d Co Telephone. CHARLES TOWN, W. VA.
We do eltaaiug. repairing', pressing, tcovring ami dyeing.
Your Attention, Please !
Nearly opposite the Postofflce, West Main Street, is a candidate for public
patronage, with one of the freshest, choicest and most varied lines of
General Merchandise
to be found in Jeffer on county, consisting of
Dry Goods, Notions, Underw ar, Boots and Shoes, which we
are making a specialty oi ; Groceries, both staple and
fancy, Queensware. Cigars and Tobaccos.
The above line of goods were bought at rock bottom prices, and will be
jold on tho closest margin of profit. Our motto- Quick sales and short
profits. These goods are not old an 1 shelf-worn, but fresh and up-to-date,
and we feel an inspection will make you a customer. Fresh and new goods
received daily No trouble to shoe goods.
We j; f cit a share of your patrons ^e, promising fair and courteous treat
ment a d a full value for every doll .r you spend with us.
Very respectfully,

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