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LOCAL MATTERS. Sun and Tide Table. ?bj. i ??. iMCVta- e.t (1.58 anj aeta at 1.48. Hlgh water at P:37t. m. and 9.58 p. n. Weather ProbabilltJea. Fat thi.aectioa W'ton/hA"?StB_l_: mum tempe-fttoretoniabt about H degreea, modarate _ort.erly wmda. AN AtKNOWLEDGMENT. Mr L h Armiatead, manager ol tbe Poatal lel.gr.pb Compaoy in thia citv, baa rroeived the /ollowing from Mr. G. W. Ribble, soperiotendent ol tbe com? paoy io Bicbaoad : Riobmond, Va., Feb. 28, 1910. Mr. L L. Armiatead, manager, Alexan? dria, Va. : Dear air: It gttes me mucb pleamre to encloae berewith Preaident Mackay'a persooal check in yonr favor for 150, being the amonnt of tbe firat prixa of ferad offlcea tn class "C" lo the eonth era divlaion. With thia obeok Mr. Mackay eeoda bia peraooal ooogratola tloos and best wiehea. To thia are add. ed ooogratula'.iooa and oommendatloo for yonr excelleot work from General B-perinteodeot Uahor and myaelf. I troat tbat yoar eaooess durlog the paat year will imbne yoa with cootlnaed energy end ambliion to do atlll better dorlng the pnaaut year. Yoaraucceaaiooompetltlon with a large anmber ol o.her cffioea in the aama claaa ta aometbing to be. prond of, and II I tere in yiur plaoe I think I woold bave lMa cbtck pbotographed before caahlng lt. [The aaany irleoda of Mr. Armiatead lo Alexandria wlli read tie abave wlth pleaanre] _ __ FINED FOK TBE8PA93. Peter D*vn, ao nmbrella meoder, on bia way nortb from Maoassaa, arrlved on fie ooofioea ol tbe city yettarday aod tookiohie abode in a cabooae of tbe 8iuth/ro Railway, and proaeeded to bolldafire. Jao waa jolned by a oolor e i mao uamed Sarvy Browo, aod aa the flre begao to make the lomat)a of t ie car oomfortable tbelr peace waa diatur bid by Offlcier R >berte,who tojk them in eaatody, on compialnt of railrood meo, fortrespaaa. The two men were brou^ht beljre the Polloe Oourt thlsmornlng and aloed $5 e?Db. _ HARBOR 1MPROVEMENIS. Followlog Senat x G-lllnger'a amend toe-i to the rlvera and harbora bill, aak Ing for 11,000,000 lor the improvemect ol the A-iBcoatla river aad reelamat^n ol :ti n t', S.-nator Matt o yeaterday in trodaced ao amendment aaklog fot $60, 000 for the impmvemeot of the Potomac at Alexandria. But $20,000 waa loolnded lo the bill aa I. paaaed the Hiuie tol the potomac at Alexandria. 8enator Martin rj?**ed anoth-r ameodme.tto tbe bill, MkinaT for $600,000 for the Improvt ment oa' the harbor at N.rfolk, Va., aod ioameno^entasklog for $160,000 lor tba lmprove.i?ent of tbe Jamea rlrer. POL/OB OOUBT. [Jnadoe H. B. Oaton preeiding] Tnt followlng eaaea were dlepoajd ol tbla mototug: A yonog whlte man, cbarged wlth aaaaolt. *ae diamiaatd, the complainant falliog to appear. Alben Gray aod Joaeph Mitcbell, two colored boya, charged with flght*og,were turoed over to their parenta for oorreo tion- . - Pete; Davla, wblte, aod Harry Browo, ?jolond, cbarged wlth tresapaadog npon the property of the 8?thern Railway Ojropao/, were fined $6 each. UPERA HOU3E. "The best ever" Ia the porular ver diot of evary one a'tsodlng tbe Opera S u?e thia week, in ap"akiog of the ex oellent performanoe given by the Acme Oomrdy Oompany. Aoother entire chaoge of prcgramme will bo preaeoted toolgbt and with a matloee t imorrow tbe oompany will be aeen for the laat tiaia Satorday oigbt, another troope of fon makera being aonooooed to open aexl Mooday. Tonlgbt, aalde from the apecla'.t fa, "Bu.ter Brown'a S:hool Daye" will be ofiared by tht entire com P*?7- __________ 8UBPRI8E PARTY. The reiidenoe of Mre. J. E. Ohesser on npp'r D_ke street waa tbe aoene lait Wadoead.y of a happy gatberiog, tbe occaaion beirg a aurprlee party glven t j Mra. Obeaaeta tbree aooa, Leooard, Bpbie and Harman. Amoog tbe gnsat were a onmber of Waeblogtonlans. Uimea were lodulged io during tba avenlog, aod a geoeral good t me en. joyed. BASKBIBALL. In a game of batketball played at tbe Arv^iory HaH la?t nlgtt the Y. M. B. L R^aerees d> frated tbe five represent ing tbe U. m. P?teot Offioe by tie ecore of 15 to 5. Tne game waa a alow adalr; ?t t^e ?-ndiog of the firU half the soore ato id 2 to 2. The aeoood ha'f tbe Ly eenmi e? t uod tbelr e'.rlde aad rao up a total of 13 points. THE CAMERON OLDB. Tbe lertire b? Oaptaln Rlchmond P. Io*?ein, which was'o begiven before tbe rjameron Olab oo M >oday nlgtt, Feb roary 28, ia poatp.in.-d, as Oapttln S b? ?oo ib u"*xptctediy obliged to re ura oo tbat d?t3 (? A'abama. Doe o t ce of tba tbrte remamiog leciorea of (be OsmerooOlnbcourae will begiven There will now be two in March aod one in Afati ,. ST. PAUL'S OHUB011, The afeots of e}\ Faul'a Oonrch at the evaoing arrvic?, Jrnodav. February 27tb, arlll stng Qjotii^'*' GWlia," loaddltl n to th- Leaten cbai's aod approprlate bymus This be ut tul Mct?t, wbicb la oon.idered one of tie great mnslclan'e fineit compoe t oos, wa* *oog a year agu, and, In re.ponse to ocmerooa rtqueais, will be repeit'd Baoday evening. It will be preoeded by a ebott addreaa by the raotor. All are In.ttrd. THE WEAIHEb'aNDTUE RIVEU. Tbe aiatber waa cold sgain laat niebt ?nd cons derst 1 ? ice formcd oo the flats of tha river and io the docks. HuotlDg ereekfiizi from a*>ore t ahore. The mercury was d wo to IS* at aa early boar ;u's oi rning. There <? oothing new to not* on tre river. The cbaonel is clear of io* and tbere ia vl.taally nolt:;rroptloo to navl gitfa". eiUSPRUE THEATRE. The Snrprlae Ibreatre was well filled laat nlgi I t) aitn-sea tbe firtt per.'oimance given b/ ibe Am?rica;i V uleville aod Novei'.y Company. The fiat aot oo tbe rrogramme was Deobam aod Msealneo, the cjcle w^irds. A chailec/e was made u aoy one to ride fgalatt Mr. Mesaloeo, wbich was accepted by a Del Ray bicvele rlder, who defeated hls opponent. The eame ycu'g mao will ride against Mr. Deobam, tbacbamplonof tbe a uib, onigbt, and if be Boeoeeda io de fratlng Mr. Deobam he will be preeentcd witb a gold medal. Fay Mouttgoe waa well reoelvtd; Onrran and Miltoo kept tbe audience in one coit'iu as uproar aad Baell acd Oampany expert sherp Bhoctjre, recelved applaos aftir each ehot. Toe Rasselt's comedy sk<t:h was very good, Will B?an,b)ack face comedian was tbe hit of tbe bill. Ihe Anglc-Saxoo trlowsB well reoelved. Toalgbt eitra featares will be added. ELKS' NEW HALL. The E!ks' new hall oow in prooeas of cooatroctloo oo the east side of Prlnce atreet, oear Royal, has assumed difinlte sbape, and It oan now be seeu tbat the atiuotore ls to be imposing aad will add malerially o tbe arobltectora of Alexaadrla. The deaign i8 good and the balldlog will be modero in every psrtlcu'ar. Tbe topplng ol will take plaoe io the near fu ure. Alexaodrla Lodge of Elks ls compoaed of repreaeot atlve men of thia city, aod althcugh ycuog in yeara the vlgor lt aaeomed at the oataet has grown la time, and the lodge bss long alnoe been regarded aa one of our mo-t huoored lustitutiooB. OIROUIT OOURTFORTHE COUNIY [Jadge J. B. T. Thornton, preslding.] Oom. v?. Brice, oolored, laroeoy; jary and verdlct of gnilty and prlsoner gi?eo 1 year lo the pen t jntlary. Wilbnr Flett, colored, for ananlt on Wm. Holmee, colored; 60 daye and |5 eotti. Robert Moore and Eogeoe Lee, both oolored, laroeoy, two oaees; not tuilty. . , Oom. va. Ooata, oolored, larctny; jury and case lo progrees. RETAIL MER0HANT8. Several retall mercbanU of tbe c'.ty met a committee of de Alexandria Ohsmber of Ooromerce last night for the purpose of consldering the advlaablllty of organlalog a reaail merchaot'a aasc ciatloo ln thia city. Another meetiog wlli be held oo Wedoesday night, March 1, at wblch atepa will be Uken for fur tbering the plan. Up to reoently tbere was a retall grocers' aaBociation la Alex? aodrla. Tbe purpoae of the new organ itatbn li to eobrace all retall dealers. ~ PBRtSOSAL. Mr. Willlam Oollios, maoblnlst io the Sonthero Ballway abops lo thls city, bas gone to Birmingham, Ala., as a dele gate to tbe machiolsts' eoorention wbicb meets lo that city. Mra. Jamee D. Olbson, who baa beeo visltiog bar mother, Mr*. Thomae Lead bea-er, left last night for her home in WellBborg. W. V?. Mr. 0. fl Callahao, master of Alex andrla-Wasblngton Lodge of Masota, bas receivtd a Ictti >sd a "tree" frcm Mr. R. F. Koox, traciog tba Waahicg. tjn tamtly back to B. C. 50. LOOAL b"rEVITIE3. The ateamer (Jhsrles Maca'it r baa been laonched from tbe waysat the ibir yard, The thlrd degree wi:i bs ooofeiad ty Potomao Lodge of Odd Felioaa ai their meeting tooigbt. The WestmlniBter Leagne of tbe Sscond Presbyterlan Obaiolt will meet tonighi at 8 o'clock. T. F. Burroaghs et al, bave sold to Stewart J. ritmpsoo a lot oo I ie east side of Alfiad atreet, between Wolfe aod Wilke*. Tbe fanerat of tbe late Willlam I Bood tjok place thia aiterooon from the realdence, 908 Duke atreet The eervioes were conduated by Rev. W. F. Wataon. Olarence Mcrgan, 15 yeara old, (I Washiogtco, wbo had dlssppeared from hls home, was foaod in tbis clry yester day by Offlcer Roberte and thls morning tnroed over to OfBcer Morgao, latber of tbe yontb. Marriage lieenses were iaaued In WsBhlogton yesterday t > Aodrew Perks and Brrtha L?!wl*, both of Frederlcka lurg Granville; Jaoob?,of Oolp.per, aod Margartt ?ebcoley, of Londoan ooanty. Itii reported thn tbe Opera Home will loasborttimebeoperated by ajoloi atock company. New featares, il ia aaid, will be lutrodoced by the new roanage meot. Asbas heretofore been atated, Rev. Obarlea D Balla will deliver a lectore on "The Yosemite Valiey" tbla eveoiog at 8 o'clock, In the Ycuog People'a Building. The leciur* will be illaatrated by Soely colored atereopiicon vlewa. When PanhandlePeteentered the kingdom ofhaavenbaaeemed greatly impreaaed and aw?i at the magnificent gradeur of tbe celes tialacanary. One dav whila atrolling thru a delightful flowery deil he eame oponCleo patra, the baaut'ful ^aeen of anoient Egypt. Tippmg hia halo he ramarked: "Tha tlp o the mornlng to tbee 'Pat,' wouldat atruil doinj ?on Apian way with youra troly?' And Cleo raplied: Nav. nay Pete. Fve got a date to a lar ehaon of tboae i?r*aiatibly delicioua Auth 8au*a*v?< and Food Producla wlth M rk Antho ,y and Juliua Cae?ar." Which ahowa how Panbandle P.te pluckad a l.rnon in the garden of glo-7- ?Tlvan Blondneim, The Auth tftand and The Auth Market. B.-aat Elain Crearoery Bn'tor, S5o H> Good Coumry Roll Butter. Jto lb.; Onaran teed Fgga, W* doisn; Seedleaa R-iima, 6c lb.: "fba fiea EraporaU-d Peachea, 26c; 3 lba 4 caia 8ugar Corn, 25c ;,4 cana Btriog Beans 9 c-1 oana Fiah Roe, 25c; S cana Singapore Pi06*pple, 35c; 8 largec?ne Peara 2 o, 3iiarge cana Appi". '&j ?waet Flonda Oraugea,J6o doi.n, Walnnt KerneU. ?)o lb.; Freah r lorida Tonrntoe-, 12JO IKj a oata Earlr Jone Ie?a, T-r- 7 lb?. ^nre Bnokwheat, 2"C. Yf. r. Woolub A Bon, Roval and Wolfa atreeU. The Llrdo?r Sboe lar Ltd'ea floe ?ear haa n > aqaa1. John A. Marahali 4 Bro? 41. King atraart. Lad ea?For aelid oomfort, wrar the Ratd Oroaa Btio?. John A. Marahali & Bro , 422 K ng atraet. * af"^-g*"*. |a_T ? Coma and aee ua. We traat. Wa have tha chaapeat and baat meat in towa. 8irloin 8taak. 15c lb. Portarhou?e 8teak. 16e lb. Bound Steak. 16o lb. Wamburger 8teak.. ... Ue lb. Chuck 8t?ak. 12c lb. RlbRoaat.Hiolb Pot Bcaat. 10c lb. Qrooarlea and farm prodncU oi all rarietiec F. C. PUUiUIN, 324 Queen Street. 1*11 Phoae 85 L Home Phone 87W fahS Zaw-U ' OFFICE TO BE ABOLlSHEt). Accordiog to general bellef, the of ficj of Sacrelery of Virgloia Mill'.lery Recorda will be abolished by the preseot le.'lshtire by tie simp!e| expedlent of ctttlog oul tbe approprlaton. Wben tbe poeition waa estabiisbed alx yeara ago, it was uaderetood by maoy of the msmbers ttti tbe work wonld take ooe year, 01 perhapa two. It is felt that enoogb I me ba* beeo consnmed, and tbat at all events the money coold at tbis junct'.on be bet? tsr oaed elsewhere. It is aUted that the Oonfedersta veirauB of the lagisl.ture joln ia tieaeotlment that the poeitioa abou:d r> t looger be cootlcuad. Mfjor R W. Hu tsr, formerly o! JthlB oity, la tbe Dreaett incambent. TAKENTOAN A8YLUM. A goard from tha Oentral State Aay lam f t Petersbarg arrived In tbla oity abortly after noon today and took charge of Wililam K. 8mitb, oolored, who on Turaday laat waa deolared ioaane by a cimmlasloo. The gnard latex left the uaion passenger statlon wlth Soalth in charge. _ FUNEBAL. The luaeral ol the late Mra. Wililam E. Feodall will take placefrom 8t.Paal'a Ohurcb at noon tomorrow. The aarvlcea will be oonducted by Rev. P. P.Philllpa, aaalated by B!ahop Hardiog of Waiblog ton. and Rev. S. A. Wallta. Sixty-tirst Congresa. (Beoond 9e__lon ) Waahlngton, Feb. 25. aavAra. Senator Elklna today lotrcdueed the admlolstrailoo bill to create an loteratate oommerce conrt and amend the intaratate commerce laws. It waa tbe aame bill prevlcaaly oflered wlth tbe ameodmenta snbaeqneotly added by Attoroey General Wckeisbam. The bill waa ordered prlnted and referred to the lotmtste uommerce committee. A lew mloutee lat;r 9eoalor Eikina favorably reported the aame bill, annonocing that be wonld Bis a majorlty report later. Tbe ml? nority, be aaid, wonld alsosobmita re? port. Ssoator Bimmona, aroia to a qaeat'oo of peraooal prlvllege, deolarlng that mls leadlog st tetnenta had been made con cemlng tbe [at itode assitmed by the democratlcmembfnof the apeclal Ben ate committee; inveatigatiog the ln* creaaed coat of llviog. Theqii'Stlonof bolding the bearioga behiod cloaed doora be aaid, had not been aettled and conrqoently tbe mln? ority membera had not oooaented to each preoedore. Smatore Lodge and Gallioger botb sald no arrangemeot had been made for a aecrct ioqalry. Newspaper clipplogs were read by Senator Simmona aayiog data would be oollected tbrough tba Agrlcultnral Dt partment aod (he bureao of labor. He aaid that waa tiatrne, and that tba meet-' ing of tba committee waa moat harraon lou?. "Tbe atatemeota attrlbnted to me," aaid Senanr Lodge, "are absointsly falae. There bave been no diflereoaea between tbe majorlty and mlnority. Tbere ia no daalre to make the inqulry either partisao or polltlcal. It is boped to map ont tbe llnea of Inveatlgatlon at the commltte? meeting tomorrow. Becaoaa Ita membera are apprebenaive tbat the entire tirifl ernject will agaln break looie io tbe Honaa, tbe waya and saatai committee baa deoided to tike no actloo opin the vaiitui bllla referred to it which prorlde for a posiponemen. of action cn tta ccrp^rttloa retnrns para graph of tbe tar'ff law. HOTJ8K, The H ,uae dltcnssed the bill to r.tira aevetal brigtdier generals who iave aened forty jesrso. more ia tha mlli tary larrioe. Wrii of Error Oraatad WaahiDgtoo, Feb. 25.?A wrlt of error waa allowed by Aaaoolate Juatloe Lorton tt day in tbe caae of Obarlea II. iir k-, tbe Amerloan Sugar Refln'og Oompany, official, whoae plea for im muiltywae reoeotly denled by a Naw York Oonrt. The Lorton order will briog the oase Into the Sopreme Ooort of the United Statee. A anperaedeu ia also asked, which will atay the order of tbe New York Ooort that Heike appear for trial on Marcb 1, on the irdlctment cha.g Iog eonaplraoy to defraod the govarn men. In tha we'ghiog ol sugar. Sulcide of School Boy Vleooa, Feb. 25.?The reoent mloida of a rchool b y oamed Oamlllo Hockl, beoauehe bad falled to pasa ln Greek and Lit o, bore frolt today ln tha pre aeotatlon to the mlolBter of educatlon ol a petltloo ilgoad by bnadredsof parents, asklog tbat tbe on nber of tubjecta Uu <bt in tbe poblic acb ola be reduoed aod the examlnation te made leai savere. Bockl'a laiolde wa* only one of a doz >n that have ooeurred amo-g school child? ren over fallares at tbelr atodlea. Sockl shot hlmself tbroogh the beart in tba eou.t cpera bouse. Towa Buralog. Wllmlngtoo, Del., Feb. 25 -Tbe town of M'jflock, Md., betweeo Heaford, Del., aad Oambridge, Md., ls on fire. Seveial Btorea and dwelllogs na repcnid barn iag, aad Sallsoury, Md., baa been ap pealed to fcr belp._ Colaman Arreaied Biaton, Mass., Feb. 25 ?George W. Ooleman, accuised of loct'og the Nationsl Oity Biok, of Oambridge. Mase, of amou-.u varlcuily eatimated from $144,000 i) 1250.000, rslurocd here thia morning from Kansas Cty and was arrested by federal cfficlala obarged with the orlme. Ooleman refoses to discoss hls alleged pecalatloos, bat tbe police are looklng tor certaln women tl reoover If possible j?welry and valuablei booght with the baok's mooer. Ooleman held lo $50,000 ball for trial. Tbe evideoce against Oolemao will ba mbmlited to the graod jary this afteruooa aod he is expected to be indlcted before olght. Whsn Oolemao was brooght before Oommlssloner Hsyoes he walred eximlnktion by ad? vice* ot hls connsel. Ao involootirypetitioc libankroptcy waa flllcd lo the Uol ed Btates DIstrlct Oiart today against tbe prlvate |baak ing firm of Frederick Snilog and Cor*. pany of 7 Wall st New Yo-k._ Lynnbaven Bay Oysters Little Neck Clama Brill'a Calebratad Single Fried o-AT-?e The Oper* Houae Cafe, Washington ? ? ? ? D.C Tailored Suits Worthupto $40. LAST OF OUR WINTER COATSi They positively must jo out. There are only 64 left. .___M These are ell coat auita, finely tailored. Some trlmmed. majority pla'n ??'????? . None Bent on approval, none aent C. O. D. and no altera.ions niede. Princlpally staple street shades. Choice. $10 _dby goopg.. tlntil Further Noriee Store Will Open at 8.50 a. a. and Close at 6.30 p. m. Woodward and Lothrop. ANNOUNCE FOR TODAY AND SATURDAY Their Sprlng Opening of Paris Pattern Hats, Toques, and Turbans, Millinery Novelties, Theaa flrst hsU cf the seison show two definlte ideae in retard to their shspe-flariog unturSeTbdm, ami hi.h cr'owne.! turban eftects. H.ta of tbi. dwrlptto., tam up, abrap,y of(.airre*nlarly.*t both front and baek, giviug a wide line from s deM i de that is cbick and aitraetive. Very aimple i* the orn?mentaticn of aueh haU-u.uslly a plsin ve vet banH and anaigrett, held uudaran oroament. The high turban is more elaborately tnmmed, furn'ahtnK fonn^^ ?? ^<mom " full'?' ?r *Huge^w.Tr?ro?TaHneyp!>iKd at th. b^k or *ide are saen on aome hata and give ** ^Iwrt^bbaUSSat^"^ hiah turban. and medium-siael tooue. FlorVlonsTentationsareasosaal maoh uwd and run the i.mut from tiny baris to ponderou. poppie-, " *es. and other naturally larae. blcanms; so far as flowere are aoneeroed everr taate in aize esior qasli'y, and rombiuation ia provided for. A faabion of the hour ie the black maline hat in Uqu. or turban torro If.l.ne will be verypopular riuriog tbe ctning ajaaon. not only *J^**J2!$Xt?l?3[**m notang of ita u?e for huge blow* and rosette* on bat*, a faahun already well started. Among the importers are Ponyanne, Georgette, Carlier M.ngin Maurioe, Uontine. Virr.t, and other. Attention is aho called to the reproduotion and adeptatioa of oar own millin.r.. Mi'lin.rv Parlors, Second floor 10th st. Woodward & Lothrop _NewJY^k^^a8hington"-Paris r ii. Where Quality is Parmamount. You aat and eat and eat, and when you're thru eatia?, you you feel any better? WH Feel Like fttiig Forerer If you come to the AUith iflarKet wd MiteTstreets!0 "Home of the claasieat line of Food Producta in Alexandria." Our Dfiiciou* Home Killed Beef, Lamb, Veal and Porkis classed as the flnest meat in Alexandria. Tho?e IrresifitiMy Delicious Auth Suuaagea are Famous, Our Irn ported Schweitzer Cheeae-Roquefort, Philadelphla Cream, Neufchatel, Snappy, Brie, Limburger, etc, etc Thoie Dtlectable Auth Hama are "Haras Par Excelience." Oranges, Grapefruit, Celery, Tomatoes, Cauliflower. SylvanBlondheimSHb Bell Phone-201, 225, 320 L TELtQKAPMI_ BRbVirihS. Frank, 0on?:a3iloe, ot Wilkeabarre, Pa., a blg aport, drew a royal flaah lo a gama of poker and droppcd dead from ex oltemett, The Benate yeaterday agreed to vota 10 tbe poatal aavlnga bank aili one weak from Thursday, March I, Tbe Amerlcao ^commiaalonera for the Amerlcan Iodustrlal Expt.itioo, to be beld in Berlio, Gsrmaoy, were aatured by Preaident Taft today tbat tbe govern? meot ialn heartyaccord wtih their work. Tbe waya aod meaca committee yet terday decided to make a favorable re? port on the Faaaett coatom house broker age bill. Tbe measore providea for tbe lloeoaiog of to. t)m btme brckera aod tbelr reanhton by Ihe aecreiaty of tht trexiury. The lint divialon in the new Eoglisb parllament, tiken je-i tday, dlacloied a nsrrow majorlty of tblttj-.oefortbe gov? ernmeot agaioat tarifi re'orm. The M au't was oloae becanae tbere were flve 1 oeral vaoanciea and ten or a dozen liberai abaeoteea were oopairtd. Tbe labor membera voted with the goverc* aient lor free trade, and K'.dmond'a n_ tiODaliata abetamed fmoa tbe diviaioo. Tobacco kxports WaehlngtoD, Febroary 25-More thao a blllioo dolli M worlb of tobacco aod mannfattirca of tobacco have paated throngb potta of tie UolteJ ritatea aince 1890, tbe va ua ol the expoita io that period belcg 646 milloi acd tbe Im porta 886 mtllioo dollrra, accordlng to a repoit pobllahed trday by tbe bcr?iu of atatlatici. The Oo t d 8 atea oow leada tie wcr.d aa ao rxportcrtf tobacco, bavlng aufpled m re thao 41 mlllioo dollara ln a tc'.al of 150 miilion dnllara wortb of tobacco and maenfaotore* which entercd the ioternathntl mtrktti laat yaar, _ To Summer At Baverly. Bsverly, Maaa , Feb. 25. ?Preaident Taft ia oomicg to Bcverly tie fitat week In Jaoe, accordlng to loformation re* oeived here today. Tbetunme* white honae at Bargcaa Foiot will have a Dorr bar o'Improvemeota made In tba iu lor arraogemanta, bot little Uaa wiil te dooe to tba stroctore or grounde, DIED. On Thut<day mornln., F?.br_ary 24, ?t har ra?idei c?, 219 aouth Alfrel atreet, Mt* LILY TWiOQS MYERS FENDALL, bejoved wlfa ff William E. Fandall end dauehter of tha taie Uaa. C. E. Myera and Marion Twlgga Myera Faaaral aer-ieea will take piir* at St. Paol'a Church. Satordav Fabruary 24. at 12r_-rvirglniaa_d Florida papm pltaaa FUikMlLL^ Statement of the Financial Oondition OF THE VIRGINIA SAFE DEPOSIT AND TRIST CORPORiTION Located at Alexandria. in tbe State of Vir? ginia, at the cloae of buaiceaa January 31, 1910, made to the State Corporation Commiaeion. RE90URCES. Loanaand diacountt. $61*5,767 40 Overdrafta?Secured, $1,978 90; un aecured.tSM 41. 2,829 01 Bouda, secorititiee, etc , owned, including premium on aame. .. 33,995 63 Ranking hotiac. 33,404 95 lurnitureand Siturea. 13,624 24 Ezehangea and checka for next day a clearioga. 5,C05 ' 8 Due from Natioual Banks. 4,?8_ 15 Due froui State Banks, P.ivate Bankera and Truat Compauies. 28,588 97 Paper currenoy. 34,166' 00 Fractional paper eunency, nick els aud centa. 44 75 Gjld coin. 32 00 Silvereoin. 583 96 All other itemaof taaoureea, vic: Truat tecuritiea. 22,000 00 Total. $795,326 24 LIABILITIEd. Capital atock paid in. $287,920 00 SurpluafuQd. 6.0C0 00 t'ndlvided proGta, laaa amount paid for intereat, eipensee and taxea. H.3S6 81 Dlvldenda unoaid. 9 00 Individual depoaita anbject to check. 394.117 93 Demand certincateaof depoait. 32,367 50 f>rtitied checka. 1,756 98 Caahier'a checka outatanding. 1,231 84 Due to National Banks. 20,334 69 Due to State Banke and Bankera. 8,126 09 Biila pajable, iocluding certifl. catea of depoe'U repraeenting money b->?owed. 16,874 90 Truat funda. 22,000 00 Total. $795,325 24 I, C. J. Kixey, Preaident, doaolemnly awear that the abova ia a true statement of tbe finan? cial condition of the Virginia tiafe Depoait and Truat Corporation, loeaied at Alexandria, in tha County of Alexandria, State of V__ln >'? at the cloae of buslneas on _? gut d;? "% T^;' ?*? ot*t of my -?-?????? C. J. RIXEY, President. Correct?Atteat: H. Baapeb, Jko. P. Bobikbo!!, Gco. S. Frbjtch, Staus of Virginia, City of Alexandria: Swom to and aubecribed befora me by C. J, Kixey thia 29th day of February, 1910. FRANCIS F. MARBP/RY. Notary Publia. _fy commiaaion txpiraa April 13, 1913. COR RIKT-Two ntoely tarnUbad ROOM8 1 for i'gut hoiMkaapiog, For further Dtrtieala- apply at No. 2W North Ro)al l-ftat, rab24 ?t [Di Swan BrOaS KING AND PITT STREETS. Daily Deliveries to All Suburbs. New Dress Ginghams. We are now showing the pret tiest line of new Imported and Domestic Dress Ginghams we have ever been ab!e to show, The quality isfineand the prices are exceptionally moderate, Yard 8c, 10c, 12&c, 25c. NEW PERCALES. We are showing a big variety of New Spring Per cales at 10c, 12}_.c and 15c Yard. STATEMENT Citizens' Mional Bank of Alexandria, Va., January 31, 1910. OFFICERS:, . _^ President V-<? Pf?-W?nt? Edwa'rd f&ingerfield; W^fiStfESlm Richard M. Grean, Caahiar. E.E. Payne.Aaat Cduniar niRECTORS ? MA A"e[o9' UrbaaS- Lacobert ?-_?- EIABlftlTIK" KEMOIJRCE9, Loana ..... t687.951.44 U. 8. Bonds to se* cure circulation. 100,000.0a Bonds to secure U. S. Depoait . . 1,000.00 Other Bonds and Stocks ... 49,986.54 Banking House & Real Eatate . . M.854.97 Oash . . 46,441.96 Due from Banks and Reaerve *"? ? 2**!! .__*_* $l",037,369.64 Capital .... 1100.000 00 Surplus .... l#JW.O0 Undivided Proflta 18,04991 Circulation . . . *&Xtx Depoatts .... 722,449.73 U.H>ep?,ait . . 1,000,00 $1,037369 64 _AMJI8EMENT8^ OPERAT_HOUSE ALL THIS WEEK. TheACMECOMEDYCO Entire chan?e ef program Mooday, Wednes day and Friday nights. TONIGHT Three Big Feature Acts The Best Yet. Three reela of picturea The biggest show ever. ADMISSION . . 10c and 15c Children'. Malinee Saturday, fie atxt 10c. "Baater Brown's School 1)*t* SURPRISB THEATER. TWO NIGHTS 0\'I,Y. Thursday and Friday Februart 21 and 26th. The U. S. Theatrical Enterprise Presentt The American Vaudevllle and Novelty Company, Direct from New York, conaistiog of big Furopean feature acW and noveltla*. The higheat salaried oouipany that .v.r play ed ln thls oity. Any ?eat in tbe home.?6 ceota Doors open 7 45. Curtain raised promptly at 8 o'clock. Over at 10.10. Intsiaparaed with latest moving Pictarat.Pic _tnre* 7 to 8, no eitra charge. DRT GOOD8. Bedwear 11-4 Full-sizs White Crochet Spread, made from ataple staak; no short* or aeconda hen: lued, ready for uae: full weight. $1 grade. Special, 71c Full Sif. Sprhg-weight Silkoline Com fort, atitobed all over llght aod dark oolor ingt; pure white cotton filling. $1.19 grade. Special, 94c 11-4 Full Size White and Gray Wool Blsn ket, well made; bound with roohalr; apl.odld atook uaed in the taaking; all bord.rs. $4 00 vjlue. Speoial, $2,98 $1 00 35-inch s ?\ ^ Black Chiffon flVC Taffeta .... v<* w 35-incb Blaok Chiiton Tarfa'a, aofl .nd brilli-nt all-p-re illk aod will giye *aUal"*e tory servloe. A good $1 valu. (or 69c Laosburgli&Bro 420-426 Seventh Street, WASHINGTON, D, C. WANTED $f3,000on CITY REAL E3TATE, *ecureJ by two firat niartj agea, beariug b per oent Intereat for three or five yeara, Ad irtea P. 0. Box 3, Alexandria, Ya, febai St PORTNERS Bock Beer NOW ON SALE. frbw at IHen's Sweater Coafs at Cost for This Week. Some Great Bafgains. We hata tboat foarteso ieft crer of Para Wool, at d li doaaa sait wool. R. E. KNIGHT, 621 KING STREET. Phone 281. Orawnhoaaaa g. Patrick St. D. G. Qrillbortzer Cut Flowers of All Kinds FOR ALL OCCA8ION3. FUNERAL WORK Promptly attendad to. Daiivaaad to all part. of tha city. __tt!a_awa_on guarantaed. fcaji tr _ VIOL,_3TS JONQUILS ... 50c p_r doz?' CHOICE POT PLAN TB. The Mra. F. J. Kramar Floral Co. 822 Klat lt. 114 Korth Faretuj _t IVU *w