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(DAY KVKSINC SF.l'T. !? ,OCAL MATTKKS. Sun and Tide Table. rlses tomorrow atf?:37 and aets f>:lK water at 12:19 p. BB Weather Probabilitiea. this BWetJOB unsetlled this after witb probably anowen; BUr t<> ?,j;ru and Saturday; eooler; moderate northwesterlv witnls THE DEADLOCK. President Andrew JohmOD, in one of his apeeeliea during his fainotis ' swing aioiind the circle" in IBfM said: Come what ina.v thia rock shali lly Kiuin ils lirin base as soon as I. Krom all that can be aeeu the two quatendona in Ihe Board of AMermen of this city are inepirnd by the aame linea, t*>th aadea, apparently, having beoome determined Ui "dk in ihe last ditoh." While ihe nv.-il bamls iningle aa ploaaanirj aa evet and tlie beat of feeling aeema to prevail, s.? far aa can be obaenred, there ia nol tbe aligbteat prospect of a variatioii or ahadow of turning; bence, when tbeiAldermen re Manunble oo the night of Tueaday, the ?jtitb uisiaiit, it is espected thal the ?'four-to four" VOte wlil again be re corded when balloting for a preaidenl sball bave beell icsllliied. as the deler niinatio'i lo "stami by youi guna" will doubtless be ill evidence. The Buggea tion thal the lot be brougbl into requi sitioti has, it is understooil, been re jeeted by sides RED MEN. Mineola Tribe, N<?. 14, of the Pis trii t of Colunibia, aceompanicd by Unat Sachem .laines W. Allismi, (Weat Cbief of Ibcoid 11. \V. Tippett, J. V. Ruetoo. of Tribe 86. Trenton N. J., viatted Oareola Trtl* No. 1 ol Alexan? dria, yeaterday evening and after re markeby P. <J B., W. 0. While; P. <i. S , Oeo, E. Bailer, and other membera of Mmeola Tribe No. 11, tbe Pipe of 1'eace Waa preseliled by P. II. B., W. 0. Whiie, witb verj appropriate re marks, wbich waa accepted hy Qreal propbet of Virginia, W. B, Nicklin, ol this city, acting Bacbein for Oaceola Tribe. Tbe cabimct was tbe gift of the Sachein of tbe Six rfatione, who was a Paal Subein of Mineola Tribe No. 14, at the ti.A Bta death. DEATH OF MRS BLACKFORD Ifra Behocca Gordon Blaokford, widow of Bugene Biackford, died ye terday morning, after a ahorl illneaa, in her home al Cbve, north of 1'ikes Vllle, Md Mrs. Biackford is aurvived by one 8on, (Mr ISugene Biackford), and one daughiei (Mi- Arthur Pboltney). The funeral took placfl this afternoon at 1 O'cloek at St. Mark -on tbe Hill Prot estant Epiecopal diurch, PikeaviUe. Among tbe pallbearera waa ber nephea Mr. An.blei li. Biackford ji . ol Bi m inary Hill. POLICE COURT. (Justice H. B Caton presiding.J The following cases were disposed of hia morning: Julian Randall, cbarged witb de fraudmg Bd. Heidont oi ol a board biil, waadiaroiaaed, Osear Beeder, chargi 1 with diaorder ly con.luct and witb breaking the door of the bouae of Bertie Beeder, was dia Ulissed. Alber? Sullivan, cbarged Wltb as aauHing Bari Dodd, was Aned 16. TO REMOVE POLES. The eleetric railway company is pre paring to lemove their iron polea from King street from Fairfax to the river. The trolley wire has ahcadv been re inoved The eaatern terminua of the road is now at th? iiilcic tfofl ol King and Fairfai Btreeta. Tle lower King street track was uscd while the com? pany was operating a city cai. which it was allowed to withdraw when the new street work 00 King street exteiided was coiiiinenced. KICKED BY A MULE. Mr William A. Bnwol was kicked on tbe leg b\ a iiiule at bis coal yard at the foot oil Princeae Btreel yeaterday morning and paiofull] injured. For tunately no bonea were brukan al tbougfahia leg waabadly cut. He was conveyed to his bonu in a carriage where he received Burgical attentioo. PRESIDENT ELECTED. Mr. A. D. Brockett was clected presi? dent of Ihe Chamher of Oommeree al the meeting last night ni the plaee of I. T. Johnaon dcoeeeed. BobertS. Jones waa ohoacn vice preawenl and Mr. J. M. Duncan was elected a menv ber ofthe board of directora. Mr. W. W. Balteoger waa deaignatcd as the represeutativ.- of the Portnet Brewtng Company in tbe chamher, LONG LIVED FAMILY. Mr-. Satah Klleii ButtOO, who died June ~4, 1W0, had rcached her 7.!d year. She was a daughter of William Rutton, wbo lived 107 years. and Bophta Sntton, wbo was Vt years old at tho time of ber deat**. The other ehildren were William. who attained his 79th year; Samuel, 77; John, 74; Mary Ann, 80; Bebecca, 71: afargaret ^rjn, 68; Oatberine, 86j and Soplua, 0PERA H0USE. In line With their intentiotis to have nothing but the best lalent, tbe nian agement of the Opera HoUM last night preeanted a rare treal lo their patrons. Judgirnj from tbe applauae greetmg each perfomier, the audietice must have been well pleaaed. On tbe bill tonight nnd lornorroa night ia Caroline Havis, female magicbm, who exeels any in the chtss of MtertauV meataahe luraieheas Tenny Edwarde, tho charming singing BOubrette, and Duffy and May. the up-side-down pair. Tbe novelty trapeze act 18 Bome thiDg wonderful Next week the man agenietit, at great expens,., will Pgcure Bomcthing rare in the amusenient line, which will be seen by referring to tbe advertisement lo Baturd iv's pap.. We seit He**. Bega), Walk-over, tlrockton and i'aylot made fine shoes cif gentlemen. J. H Marshall & riru,; 422 King street, COLONEL aARYE As statcl ystcda, Ookmel Morton Marvc, auditorof publie accounts ol Virginia, was seveuty-nin.-years old on Wedneaday. , , ,, , InmenticninghbbirthdaytheBich mond Tin.es Ibspatch say-. I n-hahly this was his firal birtbday dunng bb twenly-six years' OOMpanOf of one Of the ...ost important olhccs i.l the State govprnn.enton which he has heen ,... able to Bttend to bb othca dut.es For some weeks pas. Coh-nel Maryc has been suff-ring from a pa.nful though not scr...ns Bttack of sc.at.ca, whi.h has k.p. him tO his home a larger part ofthe time. There are few other men ... the United Btatea who al no advanced an :ii,r.upy a poaitiofl of so much im portanee an.l acttve reaponaibility. Althoiigh a crippl.- as a resi.lt of his gallant ilefense of his atate, he has en oyed vigorous health, and has given jhe affairs of his ollice the clos.-st at? tention for agei.eration. This disiinguished Virginia.. was born on Beptember 7, 1881. Jn tl.e days before the war between the statcs he was a mercha.it in Alexandria, but always took a k.-eii intereel in mililaiv affairs. He was in eoin.i.an.l as cap tain of the Alexandria c.pany >.f mi* htia which took part in the attack .... John Brown during tl.e latler's rai.l. when he was I.l Jioss. ssioll of the United Btatea areenal atHarper'a Ferry then in Virginia. At tl.e outbreak of the conllict he hecaroe commandor <.f the Beventoentb Virginia Infantry as ita oloncl laking pa.t wilh honor to hiinself and tO his eommand in many >.f the most aaa guine eagagementa. At the aeeond battle of Manassas he received a wound which necessitatcd tl.e amputation of a teg. Although this incid.nt caused Col? onel Marye's retirement from activc Bervice, he was brevetod a brigadier* general, inaamuch as the title waacom* pliraentary, the gallant Boldier declined t., acccpt ii o. tO be called general. and elected to he a cololial for the resl of his days. Dunng the rcinainder of the war he was iu service in Richiiioiid as a member <>f a board wboae duty it was to pass upon the retireroenl of olliecrs and men of tbe Coi.ie.lciate arn.y. At the end of the war Colonel Maryc waa elected clerk of ihe courta of Aloi andria, aerving there until the election of the Legialature in 1888, when the democrata recaptured the state from the readjuslers .and upublicaiis. When Oovernor Oameron went into ollice, s. Brown Allen, ooa poatmaater atStaun* t. was made auditor of publie ... counts. bllt his tel... expiled on Janu a.v 1. 1884, as i.i those days ihe Aud. tor waa elected every two yeara. <'"! oii.l Marye waa chosen by the demo? cratic caucua, and took offlce on Janu* ary ?_'. l^sl He haa never aince thal time bad s.-nous oppoeition, There baa heen at times lalk of olher ppnons f.,r ihe offlce hut >t baa never gone bo i.u as ;i contcsi in the caucua. Until tbe time of the new Conatitu t?n, the election Wtt every tWO years. an.l since every four yeara. Tbeaudi tor is the only State officei provided i.y the Colislilutloli elected hy the l.egisla ture. Colonel M.uyc's prcs.nl lerm expirea .... Pebruary 1, 1918, SCHOOL PERMITS. The clerk of the City Bchool Board today finiahed for the week the .ssuing of permita t.. children t>> attend the publie BChoob and dunng the day is s.ied 258 '.'7 to colored boys and 166 lo colored girls. On tl.e correaponding day l.st year he issu.d 246 permita 110 to colored boya aod 185 lo colored girls. During the week 1 ,i.;'.0 ;>e. mits have I"... iaaued?598 to white boya and 567 to wbite girls 192 t.. ootored boys and 288 to colored girls. During the correaponding week l.st year 1,489 were issu.d .">.">7 to while DOyB, 629 tO while girls, 178tO colored Ix.ys al.d 22ti to colored girls. All the BCOOOb will be opened tor Btudy on Monday nexl and ii. order that ll.ey may he piopcly organized oo more permita will be iaaued t.ll Monday, the 19th. After thal date an.l f... the remainder of the s(-ssi,ni permita will he iaaued every Monday morning at '.' o'cloek at Lee scbool building oo Prince street. THE WEATHER. The mercury in tl.e thermomete. at n.i today ^t.'o.l at 88 degreea, The temperature has moderatod aomewhal since the begiiining of the week, and a icf.eshing breeae from the northweel has prevailed today. Tl.e oocJ wave now in the northwest will coi.tinue its movemenl eaatward an.l overapread the Atlantic Btatea b night and Saturday. tl.us eauaing comparativery low tom peraturea, an.l fair weather will follow. GUNNERS FINED. (Janie Wardeii A. .1. Payne this morning brougbl before Juatice Wrigl.t in Pairfax county, three Alexandriana charged with gunningon landi adjoin ing the cemeteriea withoul baving ?.l. tained permbaion >.f the ownera. They were made to poy *'.? each -$"> Ihip and 84coate?and their guna confiacated, Warrants are out for thret other of fenders. VIRGINIA HIGHLANDS. Tbe aeeond of the poured coment houses at Virginia Higlilands was s,,|.| yeaterday to Mr. K. J. Bkidmore, of the State War and Navy Deparmeiit. This house will UOt he cniplelcd before October 1 when Mr. Skidmorc will occu pyhis rcsidence there, There is a great demand f.-r thb oow aftyle damp proof houses and the third housp is altcady sold, although fonstruction is n yet atarted. Ground will bv brokeo the tirst of nt-xt wct'k however, and it is BXpeCted that the fire tcst will Oome off there during the coming month. The tirst house which was purchaaed by Mr. MUton EUcka, of this city. is now nearly coin])!etpd, and many are in^pecting the DOUM with a view toward rental, and it is expected that it w.ll he occupied within the ncxt few daya Bale of bome J?' progreaamg rapidly an.l acttvky a). proaebing ;. boom b looked for during the early fail months. The lotB are being boU ob aaeeptiooalry eaay terms and at unusually low prices when Ihe perinanent and attractive iniprove nieiiLs are 00??detad, The punhiis. of home BtteB is cverywhere beconiing popular as it afforda a method rtematk saving and offara agene rous return in the increased vr.luation of the laud. A beaotlful rainbow spanned the western btarena at an ei?rly hour tbia niornine, PERSONAL There was a pleasaut s.wial gather ing of young men at No. .">1^ south Fairfai street last night. Hean Bchoeni and T. Erana took tbe pvjaai iu the eard game. Mrs. John T. Wilkins anoVher niere, Miss.lennie M. Uichards, have retumed from Atlantic City. Mr. George 11- Harlow and fainily have returned from a visit to Braddoch HeigbtB, Frederiek county, Md. Mrs. Kata Walter Barrett, aml hTha I.ila Barrett, are visiting Mrs. Wm. Gampbell, atCturleatown, W. Va. Mis. WM. Daingeilield has returned from Woodberry Foreal whareaheapent part of the aummer, Mr. William M. I.armour. who has been Bpending the summer with rel ativea m Baltimore county, Md.. btt returned to Alexandria. Mis. r.essie Brown, of Philadclphia, is visiting ber brother, Mr. A. Eisen stein. iii this city. Mr. and Mrs. .1. Mason Sannd-i wbo bave beBfl tbe guest.s of Mis 1! I). Mason. bave returned to their home iu Alexandria.-[rharlottesville Prog ress. Miss Alice B. Chiiin, of Alexandria, is the guest of her aunt, Mrs. F, W. Richardaon.?[Fairfai Herakt Rev. R. W. (in.ss will preach in the Itniiianuel Lulheian Chureh at 8 o'cloek next Sunday night. 'Ihe ex erciaea in the Sunday school will be re Bumed in the morning. Mrs. A. (I. vYoodwardaud daughler, of Panama,who bave been visiting Mrs. Amos Woodward on south l.ee street for tin paat three weeks. azpeol to aail on the 19th. Mr. I. Cariin Creighton and hia daughter, Mrs. Eskridge, have reluriied from a deligbtful trip tbrough the several aoutbweatern states. Mis. Warren Cbrtetian, of Mobile, is visiting her sister, Mrs. .1. 1". Dempsey, on bouUi Fairfai street. Mis. Cha.s.A. Duffey and sisU'r, Miss Virginia Ale, are on an exteiided tri|) tbrough Weat Virginia and Ohio. Mi" Boaina Sipple is visiting tbe fainily of Hev. S. V. llildebrand, al rlamilton. Miss Margarct Maboiiey has retum? ed to her home in Culpeper county, Bfter a deligbtful visit to friends in Alexandria, Washington, Bluemont and Colonial Beach. CONDEMNATION PROCEEDINGS. Judge Edmund Waddill, jr., will bold a ?tecial session of the 1'niled States Pi.-trict Court in Alexandria on the 20th iiistanl Ui Imar coiideinnation proceedinga inatituted by the lederal governmenl loobtain aboul 1,500 acrea of land in Pairfai county, a iborl <lis lauce liefow tbis city, for the purpOM of eatabliahing a retormatory for the Diatricl ol Columbia. The property is known a-the "Wbite Houae tract," md the ownera have peraiatantly refuaed >,, nell al ihe priee which tbe (wvern meiit offered. There are nfty-eeven I. lendanta to tbe action. Diatricl At torney I. L l-ewis recently tiled the suit iii the Dnited States Diatricl Oourt it Richmond. _ BASFBALL TOMORROW. Tomorrow on tbe north Alfred street grounda tbe Cardinal A. C. will line-up againal the Alexandria A. C. iii the aecond of a aertea of Bve gamea for tbe championshlp Of Abxriidria. T'legame will start promptly al 4.80. CONDITION AL PARDON. Governoi Mann baa granted a condi tional pardon to Wm. Kelly who was recently convicted in the Police Court of au aaaaull on W. I,. Clark. LOCAL BREV1TIES. The Bchoola of Alexandria county will open foi a leii montba session tfonday, September 19. Mr. Lutber C. Dodd has been ap pointed deputy treaaurer of Alexandria county, and is now located al the court houae. c. A. Haynea has sold to Chaa. (>. Emeraon, i bouae and lot on tbe eaal side of Royal atreet between Quecn and Princeaa. The funeral of the late Artluir Cleve? land took plaee from Ihe reakJencc on Seii.inary Hill tbis afternoon. Tbe serviccs were conducted by Rev. Dr. S. A. Wallis. Tickels are being sold for exhibitioiis of root ing pictures foi tbe benefll of tbe reel team of tbe Beliance Bteam Fire Engine Company. Ticket- are good until October 8. Mr. A. .1. Butcher today Benl to this offlee a aample lot of Bne peachea, wbich be will bava for sale in market tomorrow. Out ofthe long dreary slretebes of tbe Aretie night down thru' the inlinite vaatneaa and ohillneea ofltaiey waatea eime Mr. < lointalala. tlieoiily l>akl heail ed Eaquimau, in captlvity. rbiagreaay laeed, lallow-cating, llat-footed Hti/eii of the North I'ole, I. S A.. WM a tirm be lie\ er in the delieiousncss of llio-i- irres Istiblj delieioua Auth Hauaagea. Aml while we are talklng, we mlgbt as well -tate tbal we are going lo aell aoma mighl v line Ilanis awfully eheap tomor row. Look for our blg adon thia page and tbink it over. Nylvau lllondbeim, tlie Auth SUmdand the Auth Market. Old Mveetliearts Marrled. Troy. N. Y., Sept. 9.?Leater I. Dingee, millionaire bop merchant, and Mi-. Maud Markley. Ik.iIi of Fhila delpbia, were niarried here last evening at the Kcnsselaer Inn. Mr. aml Mrs. Dingee tormed an early nttachment, which was broken, and both married. Mr. Dingee'a wife died a few years ago, and recently Mrs. Markley wan left a widow. The friendahip waa renewed and tlie ronianee culminated in a quiet Wedding here laal night. Mrs. Dingee i fornier resident of Troy, The Treasury Department has an nonnced ihe appointment of Henry I.. Cr.ok, of Richmondi as deputy collectof and loapectot of cwatoaia at Richmond. htr. Gool i- a pBaadeni of Weal Point, and he will luceeed Mr. De Farges, of that plaee. -am ? Shoea less than half priee?200 pairs Mi-ses' Shoes that cost to manufacture $1.50 and 11.75, and sold at 12.00 and f-2.50, will be sacrinced at 98c per pair. John A. Marshall & Bro., 422 Kmg ?>-wt, Coal Coke Wood Order your Coal before theadvance at lowest aummer prlcea. Beat quality prompt delivery and bottom priee Phone 96. DkW. AITCHESON, 107 aouth Royal itreet, JtfMf COIKT Ol appi:\i>. Tba Court of Appeab ;" Bteanton yesterday tranaacted the loHowbigbuai IlesS. Pink Barbouf, oonvictod mordaiar, from Augusta county; writ of error refiispd. Irvinp vs. Ramlolph Lumber Oom pany, Albemarle downty; argued and subinitted. Krehh's cxecutors \s. Welch B Bfl* ministrator, Prederick county: argoed and suhmitted. Ix-ekford vs. (iood. Page ciinty; dismisscd, as agreed. Meade vs. M.a.lc Cl.rk- oountj argued in part by Marahall McCoi miek and Frank B. Whiting, foi ap* pellant, and A. Moore, jr., and PrBTK H 1. Smith, f..i appcllec and coiitii.u.d. Joscpl. T. Cardwell vs. f..i..iin.n wcalth, Pittsvlvania county; wnt Of error refused. He was BOOteneed tO fifteen years for murd.r. N'ext can I to be argued are: Southern Railway Company V* Johnaoo, adminbtrator; Boutherland vs. Kmswiler; Riley's adndubtratorva Salenberger, Ac The court held that the action ofthe board of trustees on the Had for. I Ror mal School did not have a right tO pur Chaae the H.th site for the school, that thp board has no existei.ee i;i fact till coiilirnied by the Sei.at" of Virginia and upsetling the purchasc of tl.e H.th site and virtually dircting the board when it is lawfully created 10 purchase the Adams site for the locatioi. of th. school as conteiiiplatcil in tl.e act of the general aaaembly when provtatoa was made for the school. \?IIAT < ONSTITI Tl> A BJROROl Just what constitutcs a negro in tbe United Statcs mav I.e;. queetion which the United Statcs Supreme Court will be asked to s.ltle in the near future. One-sixtcenth negro blood in an in .livi.lual cl.assilies him as a negro in the Distriet of Columbia. according tO :i decision by Justice Daniel T. Wright. ofthe Distriet Suprrmu Court. in th. case of Isahel I. Wall. an > ycar-old ehild, who recently was l.arred from a while puhlic school hecause the prin? eipal had ii.formation that she was of negro parentage. Tl.e father of tl.e girl attemptcl I. forca the Board of Bducatlon to rehv Btata the ehild. bul failcl. Juaticc Wright deciding she was a negro. The case was appealed t.. the Distriet Court of Appcals. Ifthe appellate court afflrroa Justice Wrighi's decision an effort will i.e made iiiiiin.li.it.lv lo have tl.e I'liitcd Statcs Siipr.me Co.nl pass up.... the question. ?>o.iia.i's O.l.l l)is.i|,|.i iiiiinre. Passiiie. N. -I.. Bept. 9.? While Dr Herma.. F Datestnan'a carriage WM si iiiding l.efore his h.e. yesterdaj Mrs Bteronaon Btrange, who lirea icro atreet, jumped into the vchicl.- ii,d drove aa iv. Ni ighbora who u\ her not.lic.l Dr. Datesman. Th.- carriage waa traa 1 a f. ? blocka, then lo-i, aml baa nol been -? ? n uae The Pks iac poliee have lelepbonedto all s.irroui. ding towi.s. In.l bave b-.-iiun il.le lo fiud ihe woman Mi - Btrange has heen suffering from a shght inental diord. .. an.l he. fan.ily is gre.uly worried over her dbappear* atu e. This Glass Contains one-half piut of PORTNER'S HOFBRAU BEER. a remarkahl.mbinatibn ..f beverage and f. rod. A glass ..f HOFBRAU I. poa spssps .an interesling history, One that tak.s you hack to fiehb of barl.y and bopJ, rfpened in tl.e aun. I'h.'ii lo th.- brewery. If JfOU think that a brewery is a dark, gloomy, i.ntidv estahlisl.me.il. y,,u should visit ou.s. Darkneea is iiece-sarv oi.lv where we pro* di.ee the yeast, which is r>s|H..i rible for the carboiiic acid gas that gives "bead" to the beer. Hut we are overstepping o.ir sehes in trving to tell you h-re the whole history of HOFBRAU beer. It's a apteodid beverage, both f..r health and enjoyment. RobertPortner Brewing Co. ALEXANDRIA. VA 'Phone "No. 49-B NEW OPERA HOUSE TIIRKK ACT8 0P REFINED VAUDEVILLE AVD TIIRKE NEW RSELB Motion Pictures I PLRFoRMANt I> I \ BRT NfOHT From7J8to i" 80 p ln. 10c TO ALL THCRsDAY. PRIDAY, s\ II BDAY DUFFY& MAY The upslde down pair in a noveltj lrapp/e net. CAROLYN DAVIS Female Mi.gieian JENNY EDWARDS Singing Soubrette. Vaudevllle Changes Every Monday andThursday. Pictures Changed Daily. B* St g Pa Avt. THE BUSY CORNFR' Washington, D. C. 121c to 18c Lawn and Batistes 62c YARD Just a small lot that we have deeided to elose out. I landsome organdv patterns. striped and dottcd elH-cts, in colors and blaek on white grounds prinoipallr. |g|e (HN'Oll.VMS just rlght for school dress,,. a Q 3 ?4-C yard. . . Fifth Floor?Bargain Tablea. i:\im.kt *VM\ J'.'K. <tl i< K BBFAIBIWO. COLUMBIA OPTICAL CO, JH>w P VrBBaTf N. W., WASIIIM.TOX. I>. (. MODERN MET1IODS. EYKS KXAM1NED PREE, PKRFBOTLY EQUTPPXD Having aeqniind an Interest in the optieal business oondneted by tbe above naincd lirm, I BOUetl tho patronagc of my friends and the general pul.lic. promis lag abaolnte satiaftictlon iu overy case. LOWBWI eunBK I'm 1X1 ki.i.i:i> woki.m.vnsuii'. W. E. DiENELT, Opthalmic Optician. Alexandria Ollleo,614 Priuee street after 7;im p. m. sep'l Im_ Bundaya by appointment HOUSES TAKE NflliCE. Special offering in Bleached Satin Damask Remnants, 72 inches wide, pure linen, lengths 2, 2 l-2c and 3 yaids, $1.00 to $1.50 values. Your choice for 69c YARD D. Bendheim & Sons. 316 KING STREET. ? THOfl. W. ROBINSON CemenT Makes The Best Concrete For Sale by GEO. H. ROBINSON'S SONS, AI.EXAMHUA, VA. ilara ln Cement, Ume, Bair.Galeined Ptaater.Wall PtaaterjTerreOotta Sewer Pltieand Klue l.lning, Fire Hrifks.JKire ( lav.iAfi. Home of the Classiest Line of Food Products in Alexandria. S0METH1NG SPECIAL! Great Ham Sale DKLICIOU8 Smoked llams. only B_i? Ib. Bmoked Sbotibbrs, only ? l^Hc Ib. Ih. -e are not common hams, they're poaitively thefmeatln tbe city. Sniall, leau and d< lleioualy narored. Fresh Meat Home Killed lieef. Home Killed ^'^?mmmrm3W Home Killed I-anib. Home Killed Pork. IHE ONLY THAT ARE WORTH EATDfO?Theea [rrealatibly Delieioua AuthSausages smoked. Qreen, Puddinga ?Not tbe Cbmpoat But tbe Heat'' Oooked Ham and Toague, 1'resll Chlppad Heef. Oooked Me. r.uid Bologna. Imported Behweltaer Ctreeae Imported ll?ntuefort. Philadelphla Cream, Nnappy. NowSauer Kraut, Hill Piekles. BLONDHEIM'S AUTH MARKET AND AUTH STAND. King and Alfred Streets.-Phone *>1 -?-"?_? Citi Market.- I'liotie 238 NnTKEof the flrst meeting or the -?ii^eribers to tbe capital stock of THE It r iia L HOMEU DEVELOP MKNT COMPANY, Ineorporated. 1 he Hral meeting oftheaubaeribera to i.apltal stock of THK IIi i: w. HOMF> DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, Incorporated. will be beld at the prinel? pal otnce ol tbe company in tbe Alex :indri;i NatioUal Bank building, Alexan? dria. Virginia, In theofnoeofC E Nleol, Aiiorm v. on BATURDAY, September Jl. r.ilu. :it J.i?i p. m.. for tbe purpoae of organlxing s;,id company and for the tranaaetion of all bnaineaa that may properlv come before ?aid meeting. LLEWELLYN JORDAN, President II. * AI.I.KN". Secretary. Bep82W L'iv| i ui train of Alexandria-\ya?h Ington trollej eara ueptember :trd,a baaek -ilk UMBRELLA with removal.b li andle; silver top; marked ? Annette.'A auitable reward will be paid Ibr ita re turn or informatiou leading to Ita re Would you earry an inex pensive watch you could depend on? Let us ahow you ours at $5 50. It will please you. R. C. ACTON ? SONS. Jewelers and Silversmiths. LOST.-Whlte male POODLEDOO; BBIWBTB to name of ??Snowball:" hair r , eut short tan lealher collar^n w.lh old covery. Address KMERSON ENGINE i fO*e r bbori bow **^ *"_" w d?.. Alexandria, Va ?312 K?n?[ atreet and reeeil ? re?ard, |f| _Be|*3t* Swan Bros. KING AND PITT STREETS. A Lucky Hosiery Purchase We will place on sale Saturday twenty dozen Ladies' Fine Black Gauze Hose. subject to slight imperfections. Regular 50c quality. Special price Saturday. PAIR 25c DRY (1001)8. Woodward & Lothrop NEW YORK?WASHINGTON?PARIS YOUNG WOMEN'S SUITS. Young Women'a Coat Suits. hshioned of plain and diagonal scrgcs, baakel wa a\c.-i, aud inen's suitings, in Btrietl) tailorod effects; akirtaare box-puUtod fronl .and haek, with gored hips; colors -navj Mue, biack, gra\. taupc, cii.i.a.uou brown, and green. Special priee, Jls.T.", each. Regular value, |ft , Young Womon's Coat Suits, fashioi.c.l of plain colored serges. sharkskin eloth. ? iioii s suitings, an.l basket WSUVeSj also blaok and navy l.luc with while hairline sirlpe; tailored coata, some with Inlaid eoMaraof blai-k velvet: plain fored an.l boa plaite.l ski.ls Special price. 825 each. Third floor?G st y Long CoatH, of gloria silk?rainprooi and duatproof madeseiiii-litlliig. an.l fin ished wilh hlgh eollar; attractive BMKtefl of Wuo, l.-ui, oltve, biow n. ::>ay. and bia. k $15.00 an.l g!3 BO each. Fall-weight Coats, of diiitronal Berges, bmadelotba, eheviota, and mlzturea ... blaek. bli.c brown, and green; made lailore.l slyle. in tong an.l three >|.iar.er lengtha, and lined with satin or reil llann.l: flnbttMM with blgfc or BOtohed eollar. Sli'i.SK *?> lo -IViKieaeh. one-piece College Dressee,of i.roadeioiiis, Bergea, volles and mannlth ...i\ lur.-s. in plain oolors and blaek-aud w bite. blue aiul-w l.ite. and brow ..-aud-w li.le checke.i ellects. Made in waisl line ell.-.l wilh Vi.II;.r an.l hu-e tlnilli.it; dow n tioni Sklrta are all in the n.-w boi.ble effeet, flnlshed with deep fbtd of plain eloth to matefa. yj.">.(?) each. upw.i.l. Thlnl floor?O st. Real Estate Loana. Fire lnsurance FOR SALE Four acres of land in Alexandria county, within one mile from Alexandria city, im proved by fine 8 room frame dwelling,with bath and city water and slate roof, with fine porches, and good outbuildings. Good shade with an abundance of shrubbery and fruit. On fine macadam road. This property is offered at the ridicu lously low price of $4,000 For further partieulars. THOMPSON & APPICH 107 South Royal Street, Alexandria, Va City and Suburban Propertlea. Stocks and Bonds TWO YEARS AGO ROSEMONT Waa only a paiture field. without a aign of a houae or proapect of one. TODAY ItiaBperfecrCityBeautilurwith 19 handsomc brick homea.two more to be ftartcd thia rnonth. every rea.dent owninf h.a own home. Do you realize the improvementa that have been madj in Roaemont? There are granolithic sidewalka. paved futiera. for aurface drainaje only. good atreeta. beautiful parkm,'? kept in perfect order. city water. gaa and elcctricity. atreet iights. . fine sewerage plant. fire pluga. night and day poliee proteetion the nifht watchman havmg to regiater all over tbe ,,.operi, with a watchman'a clock every hour. a beautiful electric station with a publie phone for the uae of the reaidenta: in oth -r wor U everything that the beat reaidence aection inside of A' Baniris haa. and with good sidewalka and paved atreet riyfht into town. and a 3c car fare to the shopping districts. There .? m.i h more to tell which will appear in the nextarticlepubliahcd in th s space. F. L. Slaymaker, 818 King Street. THE ROSEMONT MAN.