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8ATUEDAT EVENING NOVEMBER 2.
For this section light rain, slightly warmer
weather, Eoutheasteriy wines.
Church Services, ?Sc, To-morrow.?
Christ CTiurc?.?Services at 11 a. m. by R9V.
Dr. Sater. Children's service at 4 p. m.
St. PauVs Church.?Services at 11 a. ra.
by Rev. Dr. Norton.
Grace Church.?Services at 7 and 11 a. m.
and 7:30 p.m. Sermon morning and at night
by Rev. Mr. Sharp.
St. Mary's Church.?Service at 11 a. m. by
Rev. Father O'Kane. Vespers at 4 p. in.
Secoyid Presbyterian Church.?Services at
11 a. m. and 7:30 p. m. by Rev. J. I. Vance.
Communion and reception of new members
at tbe morning service.
Baptist Church.?Services at 11 a. m. and
7:30 p. m. by Rev. I. M. Mercer.
Trinity Meth. Epis. Ctiurch ? Preaching
at 11 a. m. and 7:30 p. ra. by Rev. R. F.
Meth.Epis. CJiurchSouth.?Preaching at 1
a. m. and 7:30 p. m. by Rev. W. J. Yonne.
Morning subject: "The Greatest is Love;"
evening subject: "Dead While She Liveth,"
a special sermon to young women. Recep?
tion of mombers at morning service
Meth. Prot. Cliv.rch.?Services at 11 a. m.
and 7:30 p. m. by Rev. L R. Dyott. Morning
subject: "The Lord's Supper;" evening
subject: "A Word to Young Men."
German Lutheran Church.?Services at 11
a. m. by Rev. J. A. Scbwoy.
Young Men's Christian Association.?Meet?
ing at the Rooms at 4:30 p. m. Meeting at
the Midland depot at 3:30 p. m.; almshouse
at 3 p. m , and jail at 2 p. m.
New Electric Light Contract.?L. N.
Coz, representing the the Scbuyler Electric
Company, tbe successful bidder for the con?
tract for lighting the city of Lynchburg,
having failed to comply with tbe prelimi
nary conditions of the same in tbe matter of
bonded security, the Council Committee on
Light annulled it and on Thursday night
entered into a new contract with the Pied
moot Electric Illuminating Company.wbich
is now ligh ing that city, for a term of two
years from December 10.h next, with an op?
tion of three additional years. The Vir
giiiian sayB : The new lights ore tobe 140
in number, of 1,500 candle power each, aod
to be of any system satisfactory to the com
mittee. The price agreed upon is 28 cents
per light per night, and tbe same for any
additional lights that the public demand
Police Report.?Last night was c'oudy
and mild with two prisoners an i one lodger
at tbe station bouse.
The Mayor this morning disposed of tho
following caLes :
John Nightingil), arrested by officers Bren?
ner and Howison charged with sbootiog a
pistol in the street, wu- fined $1. aod on the
charge of an assault with a pistol on a color?
ed girl, was lioetl $5.
Wm. Carrol), arrested by offio&ra Price
and Simpson for disorderly conduct and
Jane Marshall, colored, arrested on the
same charge, were dismissed.
Jennie Gordon, colored, arrested for dia
orderly conduct, was fined $1.50.
In the oase of a young white man charged
with aiding a man to illegally register, tbe
Mayor reserved his decision till Monday.
Pawn Brokers' STOck Business.?Nearly
every pawnbroker in Washington has gone
out of business, and the three gold balls
which have for so many years been familiar
to a large class of people have been taken
down from over tho doors. Toe new law
regulating pawnbrokers went into effect
yesterday, aud in future the pawnbrokers
will do business under a secondhand dealer's
lioense, and now when the youog men with
a small salary gets hard up be will have to
Beil his watch or ring instead of getting a
loan on it, and "my uncle" will be a thing
of tbe past.
Y. M. S. L ?The Young Men's Sodality
Lyceum lecture room in their new building
on Duko street, hau been finished. It is neat
ly furnished, and has an organ and piano.
The book ca*e-< are bf>iog cradually filled
and tbe stock of papers aud periodicals is
increasing. Tho uymnasium room has been
made ready f.?r^ preliminary sports. Tbe
trapex rings, ami hor z mtal bars are up.
This apparatus will he Increased. At the
recent meeting of this society those present
were treated to tsouio a>l ..round boxing
contests, some of which were quite lively
and exciting set tos.
EXCITEMKNT Ex Police Officer John A.
Nightingill, while under he tt.lluenco of
liquor, last night caused considerable excite
ment by the reckless use of a pistol. In the
Market alley hn assaulted aod nhot at n col?
ored girl namid Co'o, and subsequent?
ly, in the western part of the city, he phot
at three white boys. Later, while fooiini;
with the pistol, it explode ?, and the ex of?
ficer was shot in the hand was finally
arrested and locked u;> tili this morning,
when be was fined.
A Day kor Dkm icaAcv ?It Is uuder
stood that tb-merchauts of ibis city have,
with singular unanimity, determined to
close their places of business on Tuesday
next, in order to give their employees an
opportnoity to cauvasa and work for the
Bucces3 of the democratic ticket oa that day.
This action evidences the sentiment of the
buainoss community, and will be product
Ive of much good tc the democratic ticket.
Disqualified Voters.?The Clerk of the
Corporation Court to day forwarded to all
the judges of election of tbe city a list of dis?
qualified voters Tbe list embraces 250
names of all persons, black and white, who
have been convicted by tbe Mayor and Jus?
tices and tbe Corporation Court of petit lar
ceny aod felony. ^^^^^
Shingles.?The steamer Alpha, with a
oargo of 415,000 shingles from Washington,
N. C, for Mesars. Smoot & Perry, got
aground below Fort Fiote this morning, but
was gotten off at tbe next high tide.
This ia the largest cargo of shingles that
ever reached this port.
PKRSOKA.L.?Miss Mario Dunlop. of Petersburg,
is visiting Mrs J. H. D. Snioat. on Prince stroet.
Col. 8. B. Johnston is visiting his brother, Maj.
Mr. R. W. Whott, formerly of this city, but
now of Danville, is here on a sbort visit.
Norfolk oysters, largo aud fine, received daily
at Mrs. i. Bammei's restaurant.
To dres3 woll at small expense you must go to
Henry Stranss's, 304 King street.
Hawkes' Wonderful Glasses.
As we read Mr. Hawkes' testimonials
from Governors, Senators, Legislators, men
of science and distinguished citizens through?
out the United 8tates, who testify to having
had their eyes improved, and some restored,
by the use of his celebrated glasses, we re
-?? - that a glass that will reflect such bril
iiancy of light as to enable the wearer to
see as in >outb, aud to read for hours either
by candle or other artificial light, surely is
to be desired by ail spectacle wearers.
All eyes fitted aod the fit guaranteed by
I*. Stabler & Co., Druggists, Alexandria Va.
To dres3 well at small expense you must go to
Honry Strauss's, 301 King street.
i Robt. J. Thomas has sold to John R 0.
MadellB a lot on the west side of Payne
street, between Qieen and Princess, for
As will be Been by a notice elsewhere
Senstor H. W. Blair, of New Hampshire,
I will address the republicans of this city at
the Opera House to-night.
To day is All-Souls' Day. The Catholics
had a requiem mass at 8t. Mary's Church
this morning, and, later, flowers were
strewn on the graves of friends.
The milk buslnePB on the W,, O. & W.
road is Increasing very rapidly. A great
many Liudouo farmers are shipping large
quantities of milk and cream to Washington.
Mr. B. F. Price will on Monday next
commence the erection of three modern
brick residences on the northwest corner of
Cameron and Patrick streets for Mr. M. Ru?
The Friday Night Club gave its first bop
of the eeason at McBuroey's Hall last night,
It was well attended, and an enjoyable af?
fair. There were guests from Washington,
Baltimore, and cities in the State.
Elizi Lingham, of Lynch's station, Vs.,
writes Inspector Swindells, of Washington,
that a mulatto woman has stolen her eon, 8
years old, and that the laBt heard of them
they were going toward Washington. The
mother writes that he is her only child, and
that she is heartbroken. The child has
since been found at Lyncbburg and (be wo?
The students of Washington and Lee Universi?
ty at Lexington met last night to elect the
president of tho final ball at the commence?
ment next June. After spirited balloting, tho
vote resulted in the choice of Clif Lanier, of
Montgomery, Ala. Mr. J. W. Avcry. of Aloxau
dria, was his strongest opponent.
As will be seen by a notice published olsewhero
tho democrats of this city will close the canvass
on Monday with a grand rally at tho Opera House
whore speeches will bo delivered by Hon. John
(ioode. of Norfolk. Senator Butler, of South Caro?
lina, and Mr. Frank Hume, of this county.
Tho government has presontod a silver medal to
Capt. James Kintz, of this city, for saving tho
lives of the crew of the yacht Collington.
The democrats of Potter's Hill, Fairfax county,
held an enthusiastic meeting last night, which
was attonded by State Senator B. W. Mooro.
A democratic meeting will bo held at tho West
End toll gato to night, under tho auspices of the
Llnconia democratic club.
At tho mooting ot Leo Camp on Monday night
next Col. Arthur Herbert will continue his romi
niscencos of tho war.
Billy McMillan and Mike Beady will give a
sparring exhibition at the Opora House on Tues?
day night next.
A Hock of wild goeso alighted in Hunting crcok
last night, whero they romained for some tiuio.
Its Wonderful Effect on the Liver, Stom?
ach, Bowels, Kidneys and Blood.
Dr. Mozley's Lomon Elixir is a pleasant lemon
drink that positively cures all Biliousnoss, Con?
stipation, Indigestion, Hoadacho, Malaria, Kidney
Disease, Dizziness, Colds, Loss of Appetite, Fe?
vers. Chills, Blotches, Pimples, Pain in Back, Pal?
pitation of Heart, and all other diseases caused by
disordered liver, stomach and kidnoys, tho first
great causo of all fatal diseases. Fifty cents and
one dollar por bottle. Sold by druggists. Prepared
only by II. Mozlny, M.D.. Atlanta. Ga.
Lemon Hot Drops.
For coughs and coldB, take Lemon Hot Drops
For soro throat and bronchitis, tako Lemon Hot ]
For pnoumonia and laryngiti>, tako Lomon Hot |
For consumption and catarrh, tako Lomon Hot
For all throat and lung diseases, tako Lomon
An elegant and reliable preparation.
Sold by druggists. 25 cents per bottle. Pre?
pared by H. Mozloy, M.D , Atlanta, Ga.
fctoamod nystors a specialty at Mrs. L Bammol's
To dress well at small expense you must go to j
Honry Ktrauss'a. 304 King street.
Stowed oystora delicious'.y served at Mrs. I.
The Stonebkakeb Chemical Co . I
Baltimore. Md. j
Gentlemen?I have been using Stoncbraker's
Horso and Cat tie Powders on my horse and find
them to bo a specific Not only iiro they a fine
tonic, but they thoroughly cleanse the whole sys?
tem aud infuse now lifo into tho anima1, leaving
it in porfect health. I take plcasuro in recom?
mending thom, and truly hope my cortificato may
bo the means of inducing others to try Stone- I
brakor's Hoiss and t'attlo Powders, feeling sure
that when once usod they will novor u-c any I
other if they want the best. Lospicti'ully yours,
B. P. Mi se, M.D ,
703 Dolphin street, Ba timore, Md.
Bo suioyou gettbcEonuinoStonobrakei's Horse ]
and Cattle Powders. Prepared only by tl.o Stouc
braker Chemical do. Bewaro of frauds.
Oysters on the half shell, the best to bo had, at |
Mrs. I. Bammel's restaurant.
To dross woll at small exponso you must go to
Ueury Strauss's, 304 King stroot.
Their ltusiucss Booming.
Probably no one thing has caused such a gener?
al revival of trade at E. S. Lead beater, & Bro's
Drug Store as their giving away to thoir custom?
ers of so many froo trial bottles of Dr. King's J
Now Discovo;y for Consumption. Their trado is
simply enormous in this vory valuablo article
from tho fact that it always cure3 and never dis?
appoints. Coughs, Colds, Astnma, Bronchitis,
t roup, and all throat and lung diseases quickly
cured. You can teat it before buying by getting
a trial bottle free, largo sizo $1. Every bottlo
For fino fried oysters go to Mrs. I. Bammol's
:onkkderate Yeterans.?The regular
monthly meeting of B. E.Lee Camp, Confederate
Vetorans, will be held on Monday evening. No?
vember -1th. at 7:30 o'clock. A full attendance is
desired, Col. Arthur Herbert will be present and
continuo his reminiscences of "Camp Life, of 17th
Va. Infantry. Eegab Warfield,
OPERA HOUSE. MONDAY, NOV. 4th.
GOODS, BUTLER AND H?BE
Will be there. All democrats should bo thoro.
and all our good citizens are invited to be there.
A treat for all who come, to be furnished by
thoso distinguished gentlemen.
Tho Hon. John Goode, of Virginia, Hon. M. C.
Butler, U. S. Senator from South Carolina, the
distinguished son of the Palmetto State, aud Hon.
Frank Hume, Alexandria's favorite, and our next
member of the House of Delegates, will address
the voters and good people of Alexandria city and
county on Monday night next at Lannon's Opera
COME ONE ! COME ALL !
Come ovory one who desires the election of a
good business representative from this city and
county in the next Legislature.
MONDAY NIGHT, 8 O'CLOCK.
Soats reserved for tho ladies, who are requested
to gracejthe occasion by their presence. nov2 2t
Alexandria. Va., Nov. 2,18S9.
In accordance with law, ALL BAB BOOMS and
other places whore liquor is Kold will be required
to bo KEPT CLOSED from sunset of the evening
of Monday, November 4th, until tunrise Wednes?
day, November 6th.
nov2 2t_E. E. DOWNHAM. Mayor.
THE UNDEBSIGNED wiU sell at tho yard of
Mrs. Charles Cox, in Alexandria, on Monday
Nov. 4,1839, at 10 o'clock, a fewFBE3H COWS
novl 2t*_M. M. MOLEB.
fir BOXES FRANK SIDDALL'S SOAP in st?re
fjO and for sale by
myl8 W. A. JOHNSON & CO.
Bill saved by always
keeping Simmons Liver
Regulator in the house.
If you have eaten any?
thing hard of digestion,
or feel heavy after meals,
or sleepless at night; if
you lead a sedentary life
or are weakened by the
strain of your duties; if
you need a cathartic to
relax the bowels; if you re?
quire action on the Liver
to relieve Indigestion;
if you. require something
to purify the blood and
regulate the system; if
you are traveling in un?
healthy localities, or food
or water does not agree
with you, a dose of
Simmons Liver Regu?
lator will remove all
Ex-Governor of On., und CS. Senator
Joseph E. Brown says :
"You are at liberty to use my name
praiso of Simmons Liver Uegului
recommend it to everyone us ii" ' ist
preventive of Fever and A ttn '
cedes Quinine if taken la lime."
FOE THE BENEFIT OF 11I E
Young Men's Sodality Lyceum,
AT THEIB NEW HALL, DUKE STREET,
Commencing NOVEMBEE 4th and continuing
Admission ticket 10c. which ontitlcs the bolder
to draw for a prize. nov2 2w*
BOOTS AND SHOES.
OUR LOSS YOUR GAIN.
The bargains on our "cheap
counter" are unprecedented Every
pair of shoes thereon sold for lees
than cost to make room for incom?
ing goods. To give the public time
and attention to examine these
goods, we will appoint Friday, Sat?
urday and Monday of each week
(until further notice) as special days
for the "cheap counter." Come and
look ; it will cost you nothing to
Our regular stock is something
to feast your eyes on.
F. PAFF & SON,
oct24 th&aatlm_423 KING STREET.
We Will Make Rome Howl!
Men's Heavy Kip Boots Rt $1.89 at Kaufman's.
Men's Pegged Calf Boots at $1.59 at Kaufman's.
Men's Heavy Kip Shoes at $1.19 at Kaufman's.
Men's Congress Gaiters, good quality, at $1.33 at
Men's Stitch Dorras, good in every way. at 93c at
Boys' Kip Boots, tho best in the market, at 89cat
Kaufman's ; Boys' Schcol Shoe?, soiled, at 73c at
Kaufman's; Lsdies'Sewed and PegEO.l Shoes at
79c at Kaufman's; Ladies' Double-tipped Button
Shoes at $1.19 at Kaufman's : Glove, Canvas and
Laco Shoes for old ladies at $1.23 at Kaufman's ;
Men's Split Boots, long logp, at $1 3 1 at Kauf?
man's; Misses' Grain Tipped Button Shoes at 92c
at Kaufman's; Children's Grain Honied and
Spring Heeled Shoes at 50 and 69c at Kaufman's;
Jaffa Shoos at 25c at Kaufman's ; Children's Bed
top Boots at 73c at Kaufman's. All f:csh goods,
just bought from a Philadelphia houso retiring
from huiincss. Wo bought U.>o entire BtocV, val?
ued at $14,000, at our own figures, and will run
them off as ejuickly as possible.
octlS 3m COP. KING AND BOYAL ST3
HON. B. VV. BLAIR,
OF NEW HAMPSHIRE,
A United Stitcs Senator and tho author of tho
Blair educational bill,
WILL ADDRESS THE PEOPLE AT ALEX?
in behalf of tho republican party and it3 candi?
AT THE OPERA HOUSE,
SATURDAY NIGHT, NOV. 2nd.
_L. W. CORBETT, Chairman.
"THE BOSTON VARIETY,"
That Tankee store, owned and rnn by a rebel, has
the impudence to exist in tho face of carping crit?
icism and direful Hebrew prophecy. It still offers
tho latest novelties and lowest prices. Always
something new at
OCtgg lm_402 KING STBEET.
CHOICE SPICED PICKLES.
92 barrels (1200) PICKLES.
4 barrels (2400) PICKLES.
8 half do. (1200) PICKLES.
Received to-day and for sale by
novl_CHAS. KING & SON.
NEW YORK STATE AND WOODLAWN
PRIME BUTTEB and FULL CEEAM
oct!6_A. C. HARMON & CO.
EW PUBE BUCKWHEAT rLoUtf. BiiANS
oct!6 2w_A. C HARMON & CO.
CLOVEB LEAF, BONELESS and WEOLE
oct!6 2w_A. C HABMON & CO.
WABBANTED FAST BLACK HOSE for ladies
and children at 25 cents, by
octia_AMOS B. SLAYMAKEB.
FBENCH CANDIES and CONSEBVED FBTJIT3
?& large assortment of Lew goods just open
APINT OF OUB OPEBA COLOGNE, in a
glass-stoppered bottle, for one dollar.
oct29_ J. D. H. L?NT.
WHEELING STOGIES?A nico lot just re?
ceived and for sale cheap at
DOZEN INDIA PALE ALE and BEOWN
STOUT just received. Only $1.50 per doz
BROMO SELTZER, price 10c, for sale by
_ gANOT GBO OEBLES.
Sugars still lower
J, C. MILBURN 3.
EXTRA FINE TEAS.
J. G. MILBURN.
J. C. MILBURN.
PRESERVES AND JELLIES.
J. C MILBURN.
BOASTED AT ST()E;'.
J. C. MILBURN.
FOR SALE ONLY BY
JT. O. MILBURN.
Nos. 1 & 2 Shore fflackerel,
Just rcc.ivctJ li/
C. WSV8. RAMSAY.
BOLLED OAT;?, I
PEABL BARI EY, '
Just received by
G, WM. RAMSAY,
In 1-lb cirtoons, the fi'.cs; Macaroni niar.u''cc
ton-d.jnst received by
C. WM. RAMSAY.
In flat can?, is very lino, for sale by
C. WM. RAMSAY,
C. WM. RAMSAY,
C. WM. RAMSAY.
I HAVE THE
Best 5-cent Cigar
YOU EVER SMOKED.
O. WM. RAMSAY.
G. WM. RAMSAY.
Have Yon a Nice ?m?rella FrameYonfisi Becoverefl?
*'_*>-... .... -
? THE F. P.
WE ARE THE AGENTS FOR THE CELEBRATED
F. P. ROBINSON
Patent Detachable Umbrella G overs
AND ITAVE TIT EM IN STOCK IN 120 AND 2S IN. SIZES, SILK AND GLORIA.
If yon have- a nice frsnio you wish to recover, romovo the old covering entirely from the ribs, and
bring it to us and wo will recover it in a fow minutes, giving you an Umbrella
eijual to new at very moderate cost.
Dry Goods, Notions, Carpets, Underwear, Gloaks, &c.
MERCHANT TAILORING- A SPECIALTY.
#g=*ONE PRICE STRICTLY.
NO 1, PLUSH MODJESKA.
NO. 2, PLUSH COAT.
Cloaks & Wraps,
NO. 3, DIRECTOIRE.
OF ALL KINDS.
Largest stock over exhibited in Alexandria by
KMC EICK 4 CO.
All goods guaranteed as represented.
AND SPECIAL STYLES,'
??t*T?e cordially invite all.