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IT.". RiDaY LVES1N0. APRIL 7. MO.
Sun and Tide Table. ?_*?wn riaea tomorrow at s.36 and eett at 6.29. H gh water at tUM ?. aa. and 6.66 p. ro. Weatb-r ^robabilitiee. For thia aect'on fair; cooler toni.ht, with froat in low rlae s, minitrmm Umperature |bMt;?Cdecrfea. Friday f.ir; liRht north vrest to uorth winda._ C1VIC IMPROVEMENT LEAGUE. A meeiiot; of the s'.re? a comm ttee of tho Oivlc Improvement L*agu* was held Tueaday morn ng at tiothiitj witb a large it eodance preaent. Maoy itemaofcivic tntereet were d? CO*eed. __ It was vot.d to reqaen Mayor P?B lo glvo aptc al Inatroctiooa to the police force of thp city concarning the vnforce neotrf the ct/ crdloanoe forbiddlog the tirowiog ol waa'.einto the atreet*. It waa tbooght witb tbe proper observaoce of th'a crJioaoce a marked Improvement lo tbe cleanlioeaa of the atretti woold be notlced. It waa alao voted to pttllion the alnk* ing foud commiaalooeis to wbltewaah acd p .lot the interior of the market bou?e anl thereby add ti Ita cleanlloesa aod at ractivenesi wltbio, wbile the ex terior la beiog ao nct ceably Improved gp'cial at'eniion was ralled to the tna?a meit og t) be beld April 14 h aod lo the civic cleariog up day which would foilow. _ HnroRio" gTvelT PRESENIED. Yesterd>y av the moro'ng aesslon of the Obeeapeake Preabyttrlal Union at t.e Second Preabyterian Otu ch the Helpera' Mlealonary Socttty preseoted tbe uoion with agavel made Irom a piece ol the magoolla tree plaated by Waab logloo on tbe Mouat Verooo estate the year of bia deato. Mra. B?aty, the preaident, made a happy naponee. La*t oight Rev. Homer McMillao de? livered a powerful addreaa on Home Misalon. His aidience waa thrllled aad loap'red with bia accooot of the uib uaded oppoituaity open before the chu'eh io the t<e*i bome majion Tonight at 8 o'clock Prof. Glbert of Waihicgtin wili give a abort orgao r.citil before tbe scrvice. Dt. 6. J. Wo'dbridse, edltor of tbe Ohinese Obrl'tian lotelligenoer, wili be the ap-aker of tbe eveoiog. The pabllo ia Invited to thia tbe coocludlng aervlce of tbemloo. MISriING OtdlLDREN. The Waahington polioj are hanting for S.ella Dtan and Waiter Story, each H ytars old, wbo bave be n miaaiog niDce 8:30 o'clock yeaterday morning from tbe home ol Mra. Aona Btory, In the capital city. The children laft the H ry home to go ti achool. Waiter Story ia the aon of Mre. Atut Story, 8 ella D.ai ie the daughtor of Mr. and M". Toomaa 0z?ae, aod the cbillren ara oatiD*. A broiher-io-law of Mrs B:irr, JaepbF. 8;ory, Hvea io Alex? aodria, wbere hemaoajes a moviog pic tur > ih?a'er. Tbe fatniliee to whicb t v cbildren beloeg an natirally alarmed at tbeir diaapp'arance and tiey are vieiac witi tbe police in endtavorlog to iocau tbam ITce children were found with relt tlves at Silver li 1), M?3., todry.) PKKED MAN'd POCKET. A m?n was roboed of all the money be had in his p:cketbook at the nppir end of K<og etrctt, nesr Spring Park, ywt -rday afttrooon. The victim waa ln Ihe compiny of a ycung m.n of tbis city and perple who wltre?ed t? rot btryaay tbe thief pot blabandlntae mau'B pocke', took mi bia pocketbook tifl-4 it ol its cautenteand then replaccd tho book in his companiou'. pocket. Bavcral bystanders calkd tha man's a - tentiototbe prcedu-e, but no police maa bein? rear, tbe thM was allowed to wslk away. The latter, bowerer, ia koowo. OARRUGE OVERTURNED. A cirrl.ge in whioh Mr. aod Mrs. W. J. B Ube were .eated r.n Into an ei oavatioo at trieen and Oolnmbue streets ahottly after 8 o'clo* lar-t night and wbb overtoroed. The occopants aod driver e.cspsd serloua barm, bot the horse was aerioaily lojured, eo much bo that it w?. oece.?.ry to klll lt. The ahafts of the carriage were broken. A danger lamp, lt i? said, waa boroiog on the barrlcade wbich marked tbe ofcttue. tion wben it wai atiu* bv the vebiclr. The ttam belonged to Mr. P. T. Har riogtoo. _' DEATH OF A FORMER RE3I DENT. Mr. Oforge W. Frenil., who for maoy years rcsided in this city, died at the restdMce of h s daoght.r, Mr?. Anole F. Naramor-, in Washiog'.OD, yesterday aUenoon. Th? drctaied wa? ln th. 74 h y?ar of hl. ajte. The Interment will be nnd* in Alrx.ndria tomorrow at 1:18 >. ir. the faneral t.king place irom Mr. B. Wheatley's cbapal. BT. mTkY'S CHUROII. Tbe mt.iion at St. M?ry'. Cburch cootinue. to arcuse piety .fd iervor amana tho'e wbo atteod. Next week the.trv ce< w.lt be partlcolarly adapted lor oocOathvlic frlenda wtn de.lre lo lesrn tbe t u b aboat O.thclic doctrlne aad pracuees. Ihen, as now, all are cordially welcome. PLEAD QU1LIY. 8*nml Bobinson, colored, who was arre t d aboot three monthsago charged with robMng t >e postoflica at Ortnge, atace whlcb Mixh hehaabeen io j -II. waa t.ktn to Richmond yesterday by DepUr MVehal J F. U'over, and .rraigned tv'or* tne U. 8. Oourt. Robio.oo plead gailtr to the charge aod was Bentecced to atrv? tw> mantb. more, H) waa ti luraed t > j .il by th* d*poty marshsl. OLDDOMINION BOAT OLUB A meeting of the Od Djmioion B a- Cua ??b held Ua night in the raims ol tie chimber of commerce. Two oew ruemb.n wirj elected aod otber liniorss dispasid of. Owtog to the absence of a qurum, ihe election of rjtlic:rs nere poatp ;r>ed. KILLKU BY A I'RUN*. R. Luclao U.roell, 45 yeats cld, a trsck band on the Richmond, Fred erickshi g and Po'.om.c Railroad, atrp ped oot o' the way of a pmeeger traio, near i^iuotico yeaterday afteroooo and wasstruck by a trelgrt t-aln aod killed. Tbe body was brorght t) ibis ci'y last altfkt. Ibroel! la aorvlved by bis wlfe aod aeveral cblldreo.who live st Bt, E W% A'fmrv'r'a eoooty, FER.ONAL. Mr. Jiho A. Marahall is confiied ti hi? borr.n hy indiapraition. Mia. Harwood Davia, of F.irfsx, atepmoihcrol Mr. 0. R.odo'ph Davia, of thia city, ia b? re on a ahort v aU. Mr. and Mre. GorgeS Frencb cele* brairdlatt eveoiog at their home on Afred atreet, the eixih annivenary of their marrlage. by one of tbe hand aomeat, largest and mcat erjiyable of the wlitti'a eiPrtainmet tt, fhedraw iog rooms aod ball were elabotaely and artatcally decmted witb palma, feroa and great cluit re of rosee. Mr. and Mrs. Fieoch were aesiat d in r ceiviog their goes's hy a_.rs. A J. H'"is, of II nleraoo, N. C , eiater ol Mr-.Freocb Mis Freoch wore a handaome importrd coslumeof black lace aod acquioe, her corsage bocqu't waa of eweet peai aod liliea of the valley. Mra. H.rria waa moat becoroiogly gowned in yellow ta- o. Tbe game ol the evenlog waa progreaaive eocbra aod Ihe briuffnl priaea were awarded Mra. Jobo Maiaball Jooea, Mra. Obaa. E. Nicol, Mra. George Ubler, Mr. Wm. J. B ttoe, .Dr. T. B. O-chrao, Dr. T. M Jones aadDrLu e Greec. Mra. Oiareoc* Hiward aod Mra. Rlchard Gira.n ke.t tbe ?corp. Miaa Katheiiae Griffih Ubler very delightfoily (n'.criaioed yeit;rday after noon at her home on Oameroo atreet at abridge luocheon, the guntof honor belng Mra. Dowoa L Wileoo.of Gecrge towo. Tbepretty prz-a were awarded Mra. Wm. J- Boothe, jr, Mra. l.su reoce Stab'.er and Mua P? u ine Nicol. Miaa Eleanor .LiQdaey. of Richmond, iaapendiog tbia week as thegusat cf Miaa Giay Lloyd in tbla city. Mr. J. T. Johnion, who baa been qaite elck, ia able to be oot agaio. Mra. W. R. Purvieand Mtes Margaret MtG. Aehbv are at Atlaotic Oity. Mra. M, Adamsou haa re urned from Biltimore where ahe apect tue pa*t few weeka. FREE^KINDERGARrEN. Theaotu.l meetlog of the Alaxandria Free Klndergarten board wili be held at tbe Yiuag People'a Building, at 8 b, m., Mooday, April 11 The basl oess meeting wlll be ihort. Miaa 8lpe, of Wasb'ngtoo, wili give ao lllaatrated ulk with alidea on "Gardeniog." Miaa Watklos, ditector of the Waahington klodergarteo, wlll apeakbrleflf oooatore work lo the kiodemarteo. Tbe ta'.ka wlll be tllnifated by the ainglng of oa ure aoegs by yonog ladiea from the WaihiDgton Norroal Kindergarteo cla-a. There ia no admbsion fer, but a moat cordial Invititlon ia extended to all to be preaent._ OPERA H0U8E. As an addedfeatareto theperforraance the laat half of tbe week, Joseph Maore, a vocaliatofonmoalabilitr, wlll be beard lo a repettdre of late hts. Ab Llng Foo aiso promlaea a new aeoiatloo io hia lloe of enterthiometv. Uuder new maoagement, Ibe boo?e la dolng a capacitr bnaineaa and the aplendld per formance giceo fl being highly ccm meodfd. A apecial cblldren'a matioee ia aoooonced for Saiurday. LOOAL BREVITIE3. There were no c... for tisl la the Polioe Oourt this morolog. Prufessor Gehest,the celebraied org.n h> of Wasbiog on, wi 1 give a ebort recl tkltooight f.t the Sroond Paebyttrlan Oaurch. Prices of fish were firm agaln tday with llmlt'd recelpt. The gillen ol this city report small catche*. An abandoned lelegraph or telephone p de etanding io front of No. 214 notlh P.tick ttreit sbtu'd bB removed. A marriage lieenae w.s iswed in Wsshiogton yesterday to Ohri-tian A. Heloekeo, and Oharlotte J. Jordon both of Haymarket The annoal mee'iog of the atcckhold ar. ofthe Qtat Fal's Power O^ropany, for the elec'.ion of directors, etc, was held at tte office of Mr. 0. 0. Oarlln to day. A civil aervice examloatlon for stib clerical pc.itiooa was held ln tbis cltv today, oondncted by Meaars. N. L. Wil? liBmsoo and R. T. Lncw. Thir<t were 8 applicaotfl?4 white m.le aod 4 colored male. Meetiog. of the Oo'unbia Steam Fire Eogioe Oompaoy and the Frieodship V. t >rao Flremen'a Ansoci.tion were held last night. No bosioess ol general ic tereat wa. traneacted by either orgao / iilon. Tbe we.t dial of tbe cljck la the Oity Hail Bteeple wa. accldenully br ken yeaterday a'tern oo while ihe woik of "frostlng" wbbId progresB. A new dlal wlll be crdered. The dlal oo tbe oorth side waa broken aeveral montbfl ago bnt ba. been replaced witb a new ooe. The warm weather of yeaterday wa. foilnwed early last oight by a heavy down pr.it' of ralo. L.ter th. wlod changedto t'aewcst aod ctoIercoditiooB folloned. The westher tiday bas been cri.p aod cool with a bri.k northweaterly wlcd Wben at tbe twiliirht hour the eowboy girl wh.alles that tantalUing niendels ho turj* and the girl I lftt hehiud me meets ittle .lohnny Jor^a by the light of ths ailvery nioon; its time to say gcodby to tbe airl from home aa I amoke my Cubanola and g.Me to wardi the Anth Market for tho'c irresut. UydeHcioua Auth Sausagea, Hann, Cooke.l Tongue. Chippsd Betl, (Yaked Hara and th? veriTneei llome-killed Fresh Meat-. B? van Blondheim, The Auth Stand and Ihe Auth Market. GREEN MOUNTAIN POTATOK8, the finest that grow for eating, f>5c ba.; best Elgin Crearaery Butter. m pound pnnt*. S4c pound; Frefh Egg", 25c per doz.n; f-ney .Upan Rice, 5c pound; I pounds best hvap orated Peaches. 26c; 3 lba. beat I arge Prunes. 25c- raocy New York State Evaporated Applea. Uic lb.; 3 cana Pink Alaska 8alrac.n 26c; 3 cans beat V'na Roe, 25c; 7 Ibe. B'?t L.undry RUrcb, Be; 7 cakea Star goap, 26c; 7 cakes Circus Soap, ^6c; large bottle Maua math Quetn Olivea, regular price 35c: our pnca aoc. Wm. P. Woolls A 8oa, Royal and Wolfe atraeta. Bank Robbed. Jjllet, III., Ajril 7.? Tcree men were abot, ooe fataUy. io a 6 >bt at Masoo, Illa , today following tbe robbery of the Bank of Ooal Oity at (Lal O.ty, III., by fire maaked yeggnoeo wLo fled wti $1,200. Tbey bo&rded a aovtfe bouod Sa'ote Fe train, aod tbe aoihorities at Mtaan were ntt fled. A poiae atoppcd the tralo aod five men aligh'ed and be gan flriog. Io tbe revolver fight that followed ooe of tbe oseo received sligbt woaods. Aoother was sbot tbroogh tbe bead and wlll die. Ibe other two ticap ?d The wounded men deoy lhat tbey pa'rtlclp.'.ed io tbe robbery. J aod f. Ocudo'a Fine Loatral Oolt and Black Ruaaia Lnaltanla Puxpa and Oilords. Weldt aod Tarn'a price $5 00; onr price $4 00. J. A, Mtraball & Bro., 422 #io| atreet, [COMMUSKATBD MATIER OF REOBEr. Life iaa mattsrof aorpriie, but one of tbe greateet ia tbe newa in t ie Oi I tte of Wedteaday tbat Mr. L. B Kirby waa (o rraigo aa lupnltt ndeot oi tbe Alex aodr a E'ec'nc Oompaoy aod be aoc ceeded by Mr. O. L. Howatl, of Enporia. Aa acor u ner I bardly believed aocb a tbiog pcaaible, koowlog Mr. K-rby aod nalizingthe reapict and cotfiJecce re posed io him by tbe majirlty of Al. xto dfiacs from wb ch tbla company drawa Ita eobataoce I beliave I echo ibe aen* tlmeoHol all tbe cocaomera of tbla cor poratioa when I aay that no mao io pubitc life atanda hlgber in tbe eatlma* tion of tboee -?i<h whom he deala tban Lee Kirby. Hslifebna been devoled to tbe eiectr'c .1 buslnea', every Lu :h of bia belng la electiiea', hia waya have tbeir electrical efl\ct and bo baa in eta'led tbe ayalem io placea ln wbich here waa the alighteathope. Hiv iog been io oor midat for 21 yaaia be koowaoor parp'e aod it la a -nattcr of regret that be ia t > aepaiat i from them May 1. When he took cbarge of thia p'aot 10 montha ago complaint waa klog of the hoor aod aioce he baa beeo Boperintendeit everything haa been aa amoolh aa the Dyke wheo tbe lodiaiia left for home. Not lo be io aoy way auggealive, Itisaprcpos to ?ay that the Alaxandria Eicct-tc Oo , ln recognliion of Mr. Krby baa lott a mechaolc of otqaestlooed abllliy, the cocaomera a wa'ro Meod, aod the citv a man who protected hia corapanv and at tbe sametime eoadudel htmseir with a demeanor which deraatded re*p*ct am enlarged bueinea*. I tnay be miatakan but l really believe that the acceptance .?f this resignation ia a miatake the Alexandria Elec? tric Company wili o ly regret onc< -and that U a life time. 1 wifh Mr. Kirby that lur-k whicb wili come toall true men who are aa clean in their deameator and deamg aa ne haa been. VMPMMA Tugboat Captain Sialn. New York, April 7.-John Platt, forty-lbrea years old, of No. 33 huiaon aireet, Jeraev Oity, captain ofthe tug? boat Robert Robloaoo, waa ahot aod ln tantiy killed on the deck of hia veasel yesterday afernoon. Oharged wltb flr? iog Ihe shtt which killed Plant, Alvio 0 OoIHob, thirtj-nioeyeara old, In com maod of the coal barge Joel, wblch waa to have been towed by tbe Robert Rob? lnaon to New Haven, la a priaoner in tbe east 126th street ttatlon. Tbe killlog of Plant took place io East river, near Astorla. Oolliae, Ooroner Feinberg aa Rerta, said tbat be killed Plant becaoae tbe tugboat caj t ?ln attempted to asa&ult bia wife, SiOlioa, dnring hia abaence. Bishop. to Taka the Slump. Paris, April 7?Oatbolic bishop. lo Fraoceare t >day t.kiog a more actlve part in polltic*. in preparatioo V r tbe tlection of April 24, tban ever before, as the reault of permisaion from the pope for them to take whitever etep they deem advis.ble for tho protection of tbe iotere.U of Ihe chorch. A oomber of tbe caodidates for the Ohamber of De patie. are koown to be antagooittlo to tne Cathollc Obnrch aod tbe blsbops plao to "take tbe i'u?p" agalnst them. Report of Eaploalan Coafirmed Sio Fr.ncisco, Oal,, Apr 1 7?A wlre I?sb despatch from Oaptaio Jamei 0. Gilmore, of the srmorei omlser Ma*y land, canCraa. the report thit defectlve oo* !jr tube on ta.t vts.el b!ew oot ves terdny kllliag ooe firemao and veiy aer. kuttj ecaldiog iwo oheis. The Marj land I. rnroo-e to the Mate Iilaod navy yard where tho Itjaredmcn willbe land 'd. _ Prc.identlal Boom to be Lauched. Chicago, April 7,-Tl.e presidential boom of OoTemor Hudaan llarin.n, of Ohio, will i,e launohed in Illintis tonight when the lllinoift Democrati" I.eague wiil adopt ibe slog^n "Harmon and Harmouy" at iU annu<l banuurt. Governor Harmon will nrt atlend. astln Buckeye legislature ia in seadon, but he has stnt two lettera beanng upran th* pol ticil laBMeef the day which will be read at the bacquet. ^_ SPEAKER OANNON A "WET." Speaker Oanuon has gooe "wet," llke h:s home town of Daovllle, Ll II? cot fided the fact to R'presenUt ve Bit tbol.li, of St, Lanis, yeaterdsy. Hiaald he had been achlng for .ome time to go ou'. west aod make speechea in opposl tion to the "dry" movemcnt. He psr ticolarly wanted tojainput) the flgtt against tbe prohlbltlontstB or looal op tlonlrts In his home towo, bot thoogbt it impolitlc to do aa b:cuie It aaemed to him a cinch the tbe town woold go dry, owiog to the .treoncu. c.mp.igo the }.rohibltlonltts had beeo makiog thero for weekf. Women aod children bad been holdlog daily and night paradee, prayer meeting aod temperaoce rallies, aod the speaker thoogbt lt wbb up wltb the "wet.." Tbeir unexpected vkury Tn-sday tickled the epeaker immensely. lo fact, it made him feel .0 good he forgot bi. caotion, aod he aontuaced yeater? day to Dr. B.rtholdt jon wbere he slood 00 tbe booa; queetloo. I: ba. beeo lorg koown In Waahington aod elsewbere that io praclice Mr. Osooon wa. not a temperance crank. But where he itiod pditlcally od the liqoor qoeation had bsen aomethirgof amystery ntt 1 todty. HOIEL MEN ANXIOUS. Tbrtujhan evideat overslght by the iBwaaakers wbo p.ssed upoo aod socept e 1 the Byrd liquar law, the qatstion as t) whether or rot the to'.el baristote legally licensed bai come op ln Kicfc mond and ls creating moch iotereat aod some trepldation lo hotil circles of the State. Tbe grantiog of llcecee 11 r tall liquor dealers ls Bpedned aloog w th otber braoches ?( the bosioess io the law bot ootbiog 1b said regarding hct-1 bars, aodtheStite antborllica wlll graot no Hcense. ootll an oploioo is glveu lo the case by Attoroey Oeoeral S. W. Wil I1*?' . -_> . I Tbe new year begioa on May 1, and tbe oplaioo ia aotlcipated wllbln a few daja. '_ G'aoce ovei the liat of Hlgh Grade Shoca aold exch.dvely by oa i J. A T. Ooosioa, Queen Quillty, Red Oroaa, Linder Sho, Oo , N. He? & Bro^(The He*?), Taylor * Oo. (Tajlor Made), Broctoo Oo, Operative 0> , Walr. Ov.r, P.eeal. Eictlaior 8hoe Oo. an<i maoy othm. J. A. Marahall & Bro. 422 _iog atreet. Prompt rellef lo all caaea of Ihroatand loog troobla lt ycu oae Ohamberlaln a Ooogh Remvdy. Pleaeant to Uke aooth. Ing aod healiog io efiect Sold by W. P Oreigton&Oo,, ?od Rlchard Glb* aoo. Eleveo peraona wert yeaterday chloro formed and their rooma robbed of $1,000 worth of jewelry by New york Eiat Sidf robbera, Washington ? ? D. C. We've 50 styles in gun melal Kolonial low shoes at $3 and $3.50 They an< the la'fit crm in low ihxa, We have 50 styles to thxae from, loc uling: Aekk-tfaep Pump-, Plaln Pamps, B uoher Oilord., 2-Eyelet ltee, Eyeht Ties, 4-Eyelit Tie., E:lii??e Tie., Second floor-Shoe Sectiao. Swan Bro^ KING AND PITT STREETS. Daily Deliveries to All Suburbs. DRESsTlNENS We are showinga large variety of dress linens in all desirable colors at very moderate pncea. m Union Dress Linens, 27 inches wide, ydI . . 15c All-linen Suiting, iastnpes and plain colors. ^ 30 inches wide, yd , . . . ? ? ? ? ? ? ? Merceri_edLiaen,p\aincolorrJ, fine texture. 30 inches wide, yard i. Linen Crash for Suits. Heavy Linen Crash for Suits., 27 inchea ^ ^HeYvy Linen'Crash for' Sui'ts." 3a incneJ wide, yard 23c and . ? ? ? ?. Standard Palterns, eal?candl5c DO AS YOUR NEIGHBORS DO, Get your Spricg Suit now and pay a little at the time. We have a complete line of Ladies', Gentlemen's and Boys' Gothing. The latcst fashions of the aeason. Inapect the good* and convince yourself that our pnces are lower than Lmewhere else. Gooda and perfect fit guaranteed. S. H. BERiVUN, 612 King Street aprfi Im Weappear befote you ofien withaverre for you to read, Our purpr*e ia lo let you know we anpply a daily nced, And aitice ae know tbat every one to live must aurely e.U We want to see a luncher occnpying every teat Cameron DAIRY LUNCH Open all night. 906 King atreet.B Hard Craba, Deviled Cr< bs and Crab Salad, AT -MCOit BKILI/6 RBWAl RANT, FOOTOP KINGSrBEET. apr7 tf _ _ A CAIIO OF TIIANKS. I deaire to thank my frienda in bebalfjof myaelf and childreu far their kindneas to me in our aad bereavemen'. Sami m. A. Moore. s... Fira oo a Steamahip. Londan, April 7.?Ia ooe of the most briliiaot fcatB of BeaaaBnshlp oo record, 900 pas.enger. from the Britl.h it;ar_ ship Oalrnrona, boood from Laodon to Portland, Msloe, wtre translerred from tbst shlp, which caogbt fire today io tba Engllsh Ohacnel, lo tbe British s.eam ship Kanawb*. The trao.fer taok plsce in mld-chan oel whlle tbe ?e? wa* ronnlng fresvy aod derp t) tbe paoic of the Oalrnrona'a pssi,eflger?, lt wbb tcc-opilshed without a seriona roisbap. Cap'ain titookp, of tbe Oairorona aod Oaftiio K'llman, of the Ksoawha, who aoperlottoded the tranafer, eondocted tbe work with mtlitary prrclsion and to their brilUaot generalsblp is doe tbe fact tbat buodreda of ibe Oaimrooa'a pasaen. gera were not elther buroed on the y? ael or cuihed ln the panlc. Tbe crew of the Caimrma, under ordera from the captain koccked dowo and aeverely lipredlbo'e who led the firat wlld roah for the life-boata, therc by ioatilliog aoch fe?r loto ihe olbers tbat it waa possible t) man aad load tbe life-boata with aome eemb'aoce of order. Many of the Oaimrooa'a paaaengera were oo tbe poiut of juupiog overboard io tbeir tet'or aod were e t .er forcibly reatralned by othera or riassured by tbe megapbone mcaaiagte of membera of the crew tbat tbere wcnld be oo daoger II order were pres?rved. Tbe Kanawba waa tut a ehort dla* ttooe frcm the Calrnrooa when the tlamea were discovered and abe i nraedl atslypnt to the dlaabled ateamer'a at alaiance. A t?r the laat of tbe ps'Btngera were aalely aboard tbe Kanawba, tbe fire aboard the Oairorooa waa got ooder au*h cootrol that tbe v?a?l waa able to pnt back to Dover. The Oairorona ht* looged tithe Calro Lioe aad waa of 8,960 toonage. "They come higb." "The beat are thecheapeat." Oor people wai* them andaTweaay to the ladiea yoo can see J ?% T. Oooaio'a Eaclaeiverstylea at 482 Kiog atreet, J. A. MeraJull 6. Bro, DRY GOODS. 35c Plaza Rough Pongee 25c yd Tre new rough efiect in High<laaa Cotton Waah Gr>rd??the exact reproduction oi the all silk-17 inrhes wide. Permanent ailk bniab;st.lendid weight and faat colcr?; tbe ideal fabrio for tbe comiog spring ieaaon a styles, Persian Law ns at Half Price. 8 000 TBrda ?2-infh Imporled Persian Lawns. made ofthe fioettSea laland cotton. beantifnl aod aheer; for walaia, dreBaea and chil Jren*? wear; 3 qoahties; at half .iU regu? lar price: .. 20c quality.- )0? 30sqaallty. J6" 40c qoality.?? Lansbnrgb&Bro 420-426 Seventh Street, WASHINGTON, D. C. B. F. Knox, Aoctlooeer. BT VTRUE cF A liKED OF TBl-ST, bearing date oa the ?th dav of Noveraber 1904, and daly of record ln the lend records flf th* oity of Alexandria. Virginia, in deed book No. 62. psge 337. made by Jamea W. Padgett and w fe U> the truaieee of the Oar man Ooperetive Building AeapciaUon. No. 6, of Alexandiia, Virginia, and by order of tbe board of dlrectora of the oaid asaocutlon, default having b?en raada ln a payment of tbe amonnt aecorc d by aaid desd of troet the unleraigted trnetees wlll ofjy for aata at publia auotion on ___ BATUB^AT. th. 23rd day of April, 1810, at 12 o'clock, m.. in front of tbe Boyal atreet entrance to tha Market Buildiag, all that lot ofgvouid, wltb tbe buildioga thereon, ia tha aaid city of Alexandria, and boonded aa follows. to wit: Beginning oa tha weat side of Fairtax a'reet onehnodiei aa<l aeventeen (117) feet eightand two-thlrda (M) incnes north of (' imarou street; and rnomog thence noitb on Fairfaz etrett twenty-three (?) f?t;lbence wa?t, parallel to Cameron atreet, eighty two feat three and oni third (3i> inches ta th. line ofthe lot eonv.yed by Tbamaa MniTay snd wife to Edward Lloyd; thawea aouth puallel to Falif x atrtet, twanty-three (23J ftet nd thenea eaat, in a dlrtct Roe, eighty, two (83) feet thraa aod ona-third (ttj inohes, more or leaa, to tha baginuing, withaH ?p purvenaacu. ' Termser sale Caah. Cost of conveyance at the sxpenie of tha purehaser. JOHN D. NCRMOYLE. HENRY BAADER. P. M. BBAD6HAW. PfMBj aprrtd fOR RENT.?Deeirable 8-room FRAME DWEL* INQ. 610 Qi??n Btraat, modarn imorovemantB. large side yard. Apply 1 V ' BOWABD W. BMlTH, Cb|i?W W aorU fiirlM itmt, myyyMvyyM?MMMMMMMMMH T Spring | Clothing | TheCorrect Styles, Jj Choice Patterns. OUR PRICES PLEASE. Bring Your Boys Here for Pretty Knickerbocker Suits See the Hat Department Kaufmann Bros l ?????????? MHfMfMMHHMfMM++ \(.i,*w/i<?i?! ESCAPING! from the discomfort* of uncomfor tab!e footwear you cau do by buy ing your ahoea at Kati-'s. Our dia play of ladiea' one, two and three strap sl ppers, Oxford ties and pumps is something that the dainty and tender feet wilt find pleasurein during warm weather. We have shoes of all kinds for the family in up-to-date atylea and handaome aud cornfortable ahapea at A. KATZS, 401 King St. c WANTBD. WANTED -Alady to U??>P '??* well paiing wo-k. Call at ihe M M NT VERNoN, 701 King atreet. I etaneu 4 awl ti l o'clrek p. ro. Mra WTARKF._I IQaR SALESMAN WANTKD. -Kxp-ri - e ?cc unnere?<ary. 8*1! our hrand? to tbe retail trade. Big pev. Write lor Ml ja*r tirular* at once. QLOBE CiOAR CO., Cle--land. Ohin._feHi)tjel5 WANTED. A gool WIIITE MAN for |ihe'atahle at R_7?nswortti. Write to Mrs. LEE. Buike, Virginia,_"?"?'? tf_ PEC1AL ROTICB.?Tba annnal nieetiiif ? ofthpatoekholderaofthe ORRATKALLS POWEU COMPANY, (or the eleciion of dt rectora ai.d the traimction of aucb busicefs aa may prnperl- cnroe hcfore aatl meeting, wlll l?a hel I at tl.e fffice of C. C. Carlin. No. 107 north Faiifcx ftreet, Alexandua, trav, on THl'R-DAY, April 7. 19 0, at 12 o'clock ncou. F. J. WHirEHEAD. mar28 Id Peor-ury. s Eggs for Setting. Bufl Orpinet". $1.00 per 1<. Pekin Dork. 75 cecta per 11. The Orpingtou Pmiltry Yard. C. A. SHAFFEi 4 CO., FloriaU. Braddock Road_?r'& lla FOR REHT.-iTX ROOMS AND BATH chvap. Apply at 122 north Royal atreet. apr6 3t_ The Best of Evarythia g Delicious Whipped Cream CHOCOLATES, 2ic Pound TAYI,OR'S PHARMACY 616 King gtreet. "Tbe Vtlvet Kind" Ie* Cream used at oor soda fountain. _ Phone 281. Greenhouf.es 8. Patriok ?? D. 0. Grillbortzer CARNATIONS, 50c doz. ROSES, 50c to $1.00 FUNERAL WORK Promptly atteoded;to. Delivered to sll parU ofthe city. Sitiafaction guarauteed. feb22 tf_ Attractive Goods, Low Prices, Easy Payments I sm prepue.i to auccessfullv compets with any store in Alexandria or Waahington an? to give you the best vglue joa can find. Compare our aoods with oihers aniTou will fiod oar prices on Furniturf, Matting, Ruk*. Bodf, Mattrtsses, etc, cannot be equalei anywh?re. Caah or eaiy paymenU. H.E.Webb 921 KINO STRFET. Near Patrick. Window rrhadaa Made to Ordar. aprl't_ EQQS for aetting.-*ua<.Rocks. Black Minorcas, *'hit? Wyondottes, $1.00 per 13. Preminm stock. DR. C. E. OUICALT, 122 south W_hington street. mar23 w-tf_ FOiTSALK. 160 eerw. more or le*s, of fine smooth land, suitable for grain. graaa, fmit or chieken farm : 20 screa io grasa. '5 iu c^ta, 15 tor corn, 60 in wood, bahnfe for track and paa tare, tennnt hnu<e, barn, well and spring, partof origlnal Mount Verrou estate on* h*lf mile from >"nowden statlon, Monnt V*r non Pailway, eleveu milea from Washfogtou, ?ve from Atexaudria. three from Mount Ver oo-. *75peracre. Eaay terms. Callorad dreM 8: H BNOWDEN. B. F. D. No. I.. * ??xandria, Va. aprl eo 6t?_ rur annnal meetioa of the stockkoJdera cf r"ha LISC(Jtv5 LAND AND IMPROVE MENT COMPANY, tt WaahinKton. D. C. Incorporatei, for ;the elaction of directcra .and oiirera and other such business aa may nroDoilv come before the meeting will be 'Kldon WtJoeaday, April 13tb. 1910 at ita offlce We 111 aouth Falrfax street. Alexan dria Va. Pollee open from 2 to 3 p. m. J. HENRY BROWN, Bmetrry. apr6 td Abdominal Belu for corpul?t people ob talned oa special ordar at Laadbetw'.. JFIN APR11 YOUWE! You owe yourself K <r-. ADiamond For the Diamond ia the Birth stone for tbe April born. "Tho?e who in April o'ne their years, Diamooda aball wesr. hat bii ter teara for valn repertioce fl. w.This emblem ol loccceice know." Wbat ia more beautiful tbao a Dia mood rinr, broooh or Iroket ? Oanuine Diamond Rtoga. 110 np Lockets, $7.50 lo. 125 Broocbe*. f 6 50 to. 120 S.arf Pioa, M 50 to. *lft Cud B t'ona, |3 50 to. 116 Coai6 In'tnd look tbeoTover. Sanoders & Soo, 629 King Street. J A Full Line of Baseball and Athletic Goods R. E. KNIGHT. FOR EVERY DOLUR Invested injour Acton Precision Watch There'aaretotnforycut money in onoacaaored eat iafaotioo for a life tfrne. Yao wili fiad our pricca aa aatlafactory aa onr watcber. R. C. ACTON & SONS Jewalera and Silveramttha. OPERA HOUSE Under N?w Managemenf. Hocas entirely renovateL Everjtning new. brigbt, clean. LEROY & HARVEY In tbeir original comedr.' R*inei In/'carrr ing speeial aoene. Dire-i from New .orlr, eepecially eogagtd for ooeoiu* week. AH LING FOO The Chioeae WiaaM An oriaotal wondar who haaputzled two con* tinents. 3 reeli of cew motioo pictarea changed dailf. Admiaaion at all timaa-lower ?oor lOj.Dream Theater ?* 'raaos. Balcooy 5e .ah.te onlj)?.df iranct. TVYO SH Vfti, 7.30 and 9.0.0 p. rxi ROOMS FOK RENT. Witb or without board. AppJy m Mrs, TANHE30i V. WABHINGTOS 6TREET. Pbona S19-J ?arlM