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LOC AL MATTEB8. Sun and Tide Table. ? ?sur* riflflfl tomorrowat7w_a. m.andsclf High water at 1224 n. m. NC'catber Probabilitias. lor tblS coctlou cloudy tonight and lotmuoh obange ln teuipe m ure- i ... u temperature tonightabout 22 de;. . mod.rata southweat and W tWlU.U Cl ARGE AGAINST A CONSTABLE. About twalve o'eloek last Saturday nigbt thrat pistol shota atartled pe<>P,e liv.ng in tbe vicinity of Wilkes and R.-v-al streets. It was not generally known until yesterday wbo fired the ?hotfl nor the causo when William Fer guson. colored, went lo the fltation house and asked for a warrant for the ? of A. J. Payne. a coostablo of Fairfax coaaty, wbo. he alleged, flred thr *e sl ts at hira for no eause ao far as bekneaj According to Ferguson, he boarded an electric train Saturday nig'it somo distance below Alexandria, and when tbe train stopped to flag the cro sing at Wilkea aad Boyal streets he attempted to leave the car, but Payne bad atationed bimaelf on tbe platform and attempted to stop bim from open? ing the door. Ferguson in foreing his way out cut Payne's hand with the door. He reaehed the platform wben Payne told him he had a warrant for his arrest. Ferguton broke from him and ran, when the constable discbarged his pistol at him. Ferguson alleges that Payne di i not read the warrant to him, nor was he aware that he bad eonimitted any offeuee. Ferguson yes? terday went to Justice Wright's home an.l related the occurrence and stated tbat he wa? ready at any time to ap pearfor trial, The charge against Payne will be inveatigated in the Police Court tomorrow morning. THE LAW AND THE COUHCIL I: wiU bf: recalled that abont aii wc ks agj .1 member of the Common (oi.aail from tho Third ward addreaeed I ii tter to the Mayor, Auditor and Trcasurer under dato of Oetober 24th, protestiug against hia payment of any funds out ol the city treaeury for sup pliea or mcrcbandiae furniahed by membera of Couocil.jThe letter waa mado public before the offlcera to whom tt was addresscd received it. The Auditor only commentcd to the exteut that the laiv had been old enough to vote for nmre than a decade, and ho had for his whole tetm in otflce been familiar \Mtli its provisions. but aa it did not concern bim be would continue to aulit accounts prooerly approved; be whilea number of lawyera con strued tbe act aa applying to the sale of merchandise as ineaning contract or contractor, to his mind there wae a dia tin. tion. It appears that Mayor Paff leccutly asked thc Corporation Attor? ney for an opinion. Mr. Fiaher haa rendercd such an opinion, in wbioh be rewews tbe liw and concludee aa fol? lows: "Tiierefore. I am of the opinion 1'iat a member ol Council, whether a merchant or au artUan, who ln tbe ordinary uree of trade, and not pur auant to an understanding or a con? tract, sells matcrials or performs work for the city, is uot a contractor, and thnt be h m no wiae affocted by tbe ?aid act." TBB CAMERON CLUB. (iu Moiday night, Decerabor 12th, the Came on Club ia atiticipatiiig with groat deb bt aa addreaa to be delirered by Col. 1 ilary A. Herbert, ox-eecre tary of th navy, under Mr. Cleveland. Hc will g;ve a aketch of aome of hia experienc. i, aud "Retuioiscencea" will b. the tHloof hia addreaa. lim lecture is to be given m place of the o:o tbat waa omitted in the aptmg, aodtbOM bolding ticketa for the cours ? of lecturns laat winter will be admitt d free, and for them it wdl uot be n? essary to |>r?eent a ooupoo at thc do< r. Those ot haviug had the oourae tiokcts la year, aud deairing to avail Jiamealvt oftMi great opportunity, to bear bM gcntlemau wbo haa a national -?iput-ttiou as a speaker, can secure ti k*t* of admittance at the door. Tl ? lecture will be held at Lee Camp Ha.t and the offloere of tbat or orgaatati m bav* been invttad to at tend. APPEAL FROM A PRISOMR. Tho lol owing letter was received by a genti.nian ia this citv a day or two ago: "I will v.rite you a few lioes to let y*.u hear I om tue. I am not so well. !>,_ you s o Mr?? If you did, please let me kn w what be says. They sent nie up to the Alexandria county jail. ?Please do all you crtn for me to belp ?rt out. My trial ia Monday. I sent a letter to JTr.?. This ia the ttrst time I l.nve been in trouble. Please answer tbis lettor for me this week. Pleaae put this ii. the paper for me, Adolphus Robinsen, well-known in this city, who is in irouble. This bas beeu tbe first time in 1ns life. Bobinson bas asked his friends to help bim out He is trnadag in tbe Lord. Please put tbis in the paper for me. It migbt help me out." Robioson, it will be remembered, was sent on to tbe grand jury recently on the charge of stealing 1191 from C_ptain George W. Pettey. FREE XI5DER0ARTBN. Tbe mouthly meeting of the direc tors of tbe Alexandria Free Kindergar* ton Assoeiation, waa beld yeaterday a*ternoon. A donation of rubber tips f.-.-thekinde-gartea cbaire had been received, also a <jontribution of 11 oach fr un Rev. Mr. Sevier and Mrs. I. M. ivdge. The board of directere wish to ntend tbeir thanks to Mr. Hansbor ough for hu work io adjuitiag the rub? ber tips to the chairs. SMITH'S PICTURIS. Toaight looks like a big nigbt at ?mith's. The followiug pictures will Tie presented: "The Life of Napoleon Donaparte aud Empress Joseshene gf France," "Mike tbe Housematd," and litreques;. "The World's Cbampion sbip Baseball Seriea, 1910, Athreiee va. Cubs," will be exhibited. Smitb'i pictures a ways please. RTJB8E * SHOBS FOR J5VERTB0DY. J-..west pr.ces. J. *i, MertbaU k Bro., M Kmg itrcvi, THE WINTRY WEATHER. Snow continued to fall again las< night, and and at times there were beavy flaws of wind. Clearing condf tions followed eariy thi? morning, at which time tbo mercury.n the ther mometer was down to 30 degrees. It becaroe much milder during the day. Accordiug to an aonounccment is? sued by the weather bureau, the storm that has raged over this section contin uously for almoat 48 hours, depositing in soms placea nearly two feet of snow, ia about to depart. The average anow fall bereabouts is 10 inches. Tonight tho temperature, it is piedicted, will got down to the 2C degree mark, and tomorrow, it is predicted, the sun will reduce the snow to slush. OPERA HOUSE. Notwithstanding the inclemency of tho weath.r, the Opera House was largcly attended last nigbt to see one of the beat ahows that bas been there this season. Edward Estoa in bis cbair balancing feat was exceptionally good. Miss Sose Stanley, the singing come dionae, is also rery good, and re? ceived much applause. Last, but not least, are Zarelli and DeAmy. the clowns, who kept the audience in an up roar of laughter from start to tinish. Those attending the Opera Houso tonight will undoubtedly seo an excellent show. COHGRBOATIOHAL MEETING. A meeting of the congregation of tbe Second Preabyterian Cburch will be held tonight for the purpose of tak? ing action in regard to the resignation of Rev. J. R. Sovier as pastor. Steps will also be taken toward calling a minister to fill the vaeancy. RUMMAGE SALE. A ruramage sale under the auspices of M0UDt Vernon Chapter D. A. R., will be held on Friday, Saturday and Saturday night of this week at 301 Cameron street, for the benefit of Pohiek Church. If thoso having house? hold articlee, old rugs, roattinga, dis carded clothing, ahoee, hats, etc., that they may wish to contribute to thia sale, will notify Mrs. William A. Smoot, No. 1111 Oronoco street, a wagon will be sent to collect tbe same. EYE DTJURED. During the target practice at Armory Hall on Monday night tho "spatter" from a cartridge struck the left oyo of Mr. John Dix, the janitor of the hall. It was at liret aupposed that tbe injury was not of a serious nature, but after a surgoon of this city had exaniined the wound, he advised Mr. Dix to consulta specialist, as be might lose tbo sigbt of hia eye. Mr. Dix wont to Washing? ton and after tbe wound had been exaniined by Dr. Louis Greene. he was sent to the Georgetown University Hos? pital. Tbe particle of lead was to have been rewoved from bis eye today. MASTER MASON'S DEGREE CON FERRED. Tbe Master Mason's degree was con ferred on a candidate of Andrew Jack? son Lodge of Masoos by the Past Masters' Assoeiation of Alexandria last night. Au oyster supper was served at the close of the meeting. Officers of the Past Maatera' Assoeiation aro: J. E. Alexander, president; A. Q. Uhler, tirst vice president; E. K. Downham, second vice president; John R. Chap man, third vice president: M. L. Din widdie, aecretary; R. W. Fuller, troasurer. BR0THERH00D RAILROAD TRAIN? MEN. At tbe regular meeting of R. E. Leo Lodge, No. 418, Brotherbood Railroad Trainmen, held last night at their hall on King atreet, the following oAeen were elected: E. L. Payne, president; R. C. Carter, vice president; H. A. Lipscomb, secretary; M. F. Kerrick, treasurer; C. E. Simpsou, colleclor; Hugh Crockett, agent official publica tion; L. D. Mellon, delegate to tho con? vention, and Dr. S. B. Moore, medical examiuer. Four new members to the Trainmen wero also received at tbis meeting. CORPORATION COURT. The grand jury term of tho Corpora tiou Court will commence ou Monday neit. Tbe following cases will como before the grand jury: Johu Jones, cbarged with stealing from tbe peraou. (ieorge W. Jonee, charged with wll ing cooaioe unlawfully. Adolpbus Robinson, charged with alealing $291 from Qeorge W. Pettey. Scott Black well, charged with unlaw fol ahooting. ^_ FUNERAL The funeral of Mra. Mary Locke Buat, wife of Dr. D. N. Rust, who died in Waahington, on Monday, will take place from Christ Cbarch tomor? row morning at 11 o'clock. The aer vioea will be couducted by Rev. W. J. Morten, rector of that church,and Rev. !H. B. Lee, of Charlotteeville. The pallbearere will be the four aons of the deceased, Meaara. T. L. Rust, R. N. Roat, J. 8. Roat and D. N. Buat jr. and Meears. Harry L. Rust and R. 0. Pendletoo. Tbe interment will be in Ivy Hill cametery. A TIMELY SUGGESTION. In order to afford patrons of Adams Exprees Company tbe best aervioe and meet their wisbes in effecttug; prompt delivery of Chrietmaa preeente, it would be well to adraoniah all not to wait un? til a day or two beforo Ctrriatmat to ship their packages by express, as it cannot be expected that the great volume cf buaioeas to be bandled can be accomplished in one or two daya. It would rill tbe expectation of tbe _ooor io each case better to bave the shlpmeot delivered a day before Christ mafl than the day following. Tbere fora if articlea wore forwarded earlier, tbe expreea company would be afford ai a better opportunity to fulflll the deairee of ita patrons. It ia aiao sug gested that the "Do not opan until Cbriatmaa" labela be respected. JR. 0. U. A. M. A Joint meettDg of the J. W. Jack? aon Cooncil, No. 55, and Belle Haven Council, No. C. Jr. 0. U. A. M. will be beld tonight when degreea will be couferred on a class of candidate* be? fore the executive board of tbe state. Tbe Frieadsbip Veteran Fire Aa i PERS0NAL. Miss Edith Bcntley, of Saudy Spring, is visiting thc Misses Fawcett on Pnnce street. The Miascs Lloyd have isaucd idvi tationa for a reception tendered Mias Nollio S. Uhlera this season 'a dobutante. Mra. D. J. Howell haa ismed invita tions for cards on the afternoon of Wednesday the 14th. Mr. Francis Daingerfield has return? ed from a viait to Mr. Douglaa Brooke, at the Botetourt in Norfolk. Miss Jean Brent, who has been viait inng Mias Elaie Parish iu Richmond, has returned to her home in thia city. Misa Elizabeth Lloyd, of Alexandria, is thc houae gueet of Miaa Mamie Daveuport.? [Richmond Virginian. 0 LADY MACCABEES. Tho Lady Maccabeea laat night eleet? ed the following oflicora: Past com mander, Mrs. Zachary; comraander, Mrs. Watley; lieutenani commander, Mrs. Roaa L?ake; record kceper, Mra. Annie B. Bladen, chaplain. Mrs. Fannie Clapdore; acrgeant, Mra. Amy Weech, lady-at-arma, Mra. J. H, Mansfield; aeniinel, Mra. Eliza Miller; picket, Mra. Fannie Jonea. 0YSTER SUPPER. Tbe Woman's Auxiliary to R. E. Lee Camp will hold iu annual oyster aupper in Coufederate Veterana' Build? ing tomorrow evening. Supper will be served from 6 to 10. LOCAL BREVITIE3. A civil aervice examination was held at the postoffice building today for subatitute clerk-carrier. There will be an important meeting of the Lady Board of Managera of the Children'a Home, at 3 p. m. Thursday at the Home. Johu W. Riley has transferred hia liquor license to'j. F. Wells, and W. H. Broughton bas tranaferred his licen.o to J. W. Riley. As heretoforo stated, Alexandria Lodge of Elks will tonight give a char? ity ball, at their new hall. Tbe pro oaad. will go to fumishing dinner for tho poor of Aloxandria on Christmas day. Nimrod Jackaon, colored, was fiued $5 in the Police Court this morning for disorderly conduct. Sadie Jackson, colorod, charged with a similar oflenso, was ;dismissed. Theso were tbo only cases before thc court. Fire Warden M. L. Price and Dr. Dunn have returned from Richmond where they went to purc.haso two horsea for ihoColumbiaFire Company. They purchased a pair of line sorrell horses for tlioO. The animala reached this city today. The snow which covers the ground makes street trutfic very difficult and tbroagboal tho day many horsea bave fallcn, und some of them have beeu iu jured. In many iostancee the owners of horses have refused to let them come on the street. Chief Pettey of the fire department today received a letter from the Corby Baking Company in Washington ex pressing their thanks for thc prompt matiDcr in which the department ri spomled on Sunday and succeeded in saving tbe company'a property from destruotion by lire on that day. Skating Jtink at Armory Hall tonight. Tho best :unus.ui.nt ln the city. A good time for all. Ovster's llgin Crcaniery Hutter, one Found PrinU, 88c. Loudoun Coimtv Roll Butter, 30c lb; Good Cooking Kuttor. 27c; Guarantocd EK?-_, ."We do/on: 4 largo eans Best Toma toea, 25o; i eana Mtriug Beans, iOc; A cans Barly June foaa, '?a; 3 eana Sugar Corn, 2So: Qrien Moiiuutin 1'utatoea, white aud mealv. f5>c busbel; S large cans \ an Cwnpa Milk, _c. W. P. WOOLLS A iON. Do vou know Uow it r*.!* te sit down to yo'iir moale without au appetlto or anything on the table to give you an appetite? of course you dol You alao know that when those lrreidstlbly delie loits Auth Sausagoa and Puddinga are on the tablo, you always have an appetite. "Thetaste tells the tale." Keep up your vltallty by koeping in ooniiitlou. Come to Bloudheim'a Auth Ktaud or Market for the flnest assortmont of food produots iu Alexandria. A JTJVENILE TRAMP'S EXPERI ENCE. Suffering from the pangs of starva tion and half frozen. Herbert Mc Caddon, 17 years old sou of Oeorgo W. McCadden, of Brooklyn, N. Y., was found yesterday afternoon in an ico compartment of a refrigerator car of tbe Pennsylvania Railroad at union station Baltimore. With the ambitiou tosee the ai,'b(s of the country, young McCadden lelt hii home about nine months ago. J_t had been intereeted in horse raeing. For the last two weeks he was at Savannah, Ga., where he became stranded, He rode the bumpers of a freight train from Savannah to Petera? burg, Va., arriving there Monday after? noon. Monday night the lad went into tho freight yards of the Pennsylvania Rail? road at Peteraburg, and flnding a train "making up" for Baltimore, climbod on top of one of the ears and lowered himself into the ice compartment of a refrigerator car. The train passed Alexandria yesterday morning and reaehed union station, in Baltimore in the afternoon. The brake man was about to disooonect the car in which was McCadden when he heard tbe raps of the lad oo the door. Upon investi? gation, he found the youth ln the com? partment, weak and faint. Lieutenaot Klinefelter got him a ?Mfliier. Ho deroured the moal with* out a kntfe or fork, so hungry was he. Thlrty-ave Killed In Hattle. Paris, Dec. 7.?Tbirty-ftVe killed, sixty nine wounded and oighteen missing represent the French loeses in the battle of Drijele, in Freoch West Africa, aocordiog to an anncmnce* mem|today by the colonial min sterj The battle was fought on Novemher 9, the French colutnn, under. Lieut. Col. Moll being opposed by the com bined forces of the Sultana of Ouadai, Me?aalit and Doudsmoursh. Twenty eigbt aharpahootera, two eoramiasioned and fire non-commUsioned officera made up tbe killed on the French side. The nativee' lossea are reported as several times heavier. Gents! Stylish, up-to-daie footwear adda inaterially to your appeerance. We have the excluslvo styles, auch as THE HBSS, RBGAL, WALKOYER, BROCTON COOPIRATIVI, fte. J. A. Marshal! Ic Bro,, 422 King street, Washington, D. C. Women's Sweater Coats WOMEN'8 Sweater CoaU*. all wool gtMaWtAp gf888to ^898*. ^8*)A\ fancy stltcncd.in all ul.ite.or white ^J^ ** J M \M ? with eomblnatlonofcolora. sueh aa _**^^ "^ ? ?? _? aa?e, gold, rose. alloc blue. nnd in tan ^J__F^___P ? ^__F ^fc# and black. Also other novelty sweat- ^SW -^aaaW* - -^bp- *w ers, special at M) Pay Big Prices for your Meats, Groceries, and Provisions when you can buy at Schuier's Breakfast BaoOB (wafer tbin boncl.s-).JJ J Pork Hama, fn-ah .?.?]''" >? Sliced Ham (best cuts.).?* b. Com Ham. ? ?? Smoked Ham.J? >* Pork I/iins.J*f '? PorkChops.?_]* Beef Roast, good .???;?* >. Beef Roast, short ribs.UftC IO. Veal Roast. 12Xto I5e lb, Veal LoinCbopa.??_ b. Veal Cutlds. ?>?? Lamb Leg", v-mng and tender 18*0 lb. Lamb Breaet.? ?_? "> Lan.bCbop.l.,t?. Sclb. Eggs Stridly F.csh.^ doz. Lard good 10 lb>. for.?.???.?? Lard Butcbera'.*?I'J Buttor Best Elgin 5 Ib. for."?*_* Potatoes .? ?'?' Onions.' ?"\f/ u Buckwheat (Va.).<W/_ Ih. Oats (Quaker) :Hor. Oats (Mother's) 3 for. Sugar (Franklin).?** Hominy 7 ijuarta for.?"?* "'? Beaoa (mw).l0 Flour 1-2 Ibe. for.?????*[. Cheese (X. Y. Btate).Jf lb. Coffeegood.JJ? ' Coffec Chase and H.inb..rn 28C 1 i. Cottolenc 10 ifaa. Ibf.iiflu, Flour Bcit Patent.$o-o0 WM. Floridn Oraogej Mixed Nuta 7>_lbs..J|-00 Sakfcon (perdox. cans) ??..?* ?? All Canned Goods at Cost. M. Schuler Beef Co. 1004-1006-1008 KiBg Street. dec-7 U Elile Picture Co. Special show tonight. -ho**in<* 3.000 feet of the world'a be?t picture*. Cbanged every ni.ht. SPECIAL TONIGHT. "TheLifo Dfaaaajaf Napoleon Bonanarte aud K.npress Jonepblne of Pranco. Tbis Isa beautiful picture ano SrOru B-diDf-T "Mike, tho Ilousemaul." Thi* Isa great eoraedy and will keep you latighiug from atart toilnisli. By special requeat will Prneeut the WrU>'8 0HAMPION8H1P BASE BALL 8ERIES?Athletlca vs. Cuba. All lovers of the gain** should aee tl.is. DllAWISd FOR ROCKEB Tueeday, Thursday and Saturday uiffhU. Dra. Ing tlekets hold goOd all tbe Wt)88u Admission . , 5c to all. dceri tf l_r__D.--ArellableHOUSEMAID . (colored). Apply at onee al HH Prlnoe street._.'"'''? *_ w _H)H EENT.-One well FURNISHED| a! ROOM for gentleman at ?01 Prlnee street. _ ll'"': :ir ,R BENT.-H0U8E No. Bt north Ht - Asaph street; six roomi an.l bath; all uioderu Improvementa. AtfPJF to dec? St M. RUBEN & SONS. R W: AN'TKD.?tS.000 for two years _se . oured bv uueiieumber^d farm with? in 5 miles of Alexandria. Valuod at| ?20,000. No brokcrs need apply. Ad? dress box 58, Alexandria. _J______ HOUS_VanYkI)---WIII pay a fanev price for a roo<lern house, o.ntn ly lo? cated and with modern eonvenlenoe. Address K. Oa-.otte Ofllce. novC-l td W ANTKD.?LoUOKHS (gcntloman nud wlfo preferrcd) for two nloe rooms In a oentrally located house, with hot water heat. gas and electric light-*ncl hot and eold water in bath room. \\ Ith* luaeoupleol'minutes walk from King and Washington streets. Addrflfli "L, Alexandria Oa/otte offlcc, de.fi St riR SALE?The BRICK RESIDENCE No. 51?i Duke street with large side lot For further partietUars apply at No. TB King atreet._dec3 Mllwaukee's Social litlc Admlnlitratlon Milwaukee. Wis., Dec. 7.?Com? plete bome rule for Milwaukee un.e the city's eocialtstic admini-tration; with provision for the establiihment of a list of municipal undertakings with? out parallel in the hi.tory of any American community is beiDg under taken bere. Under instructions by the rity coun? cil, the corporation attorney is drawing up bills to be submitted to tho legiala ture by which Milwaukee, after a referendum of its citizens will own out right all ita civic utilities, aud which may provide for the establishment of many novel adjuocts to the loeal gov? ernment. Among tbese will bc municipal slaughter houses, four municipal bot pitals, one maternity home; free medi? cal clioica. free lodging bot_*es for tbe poor; tbo employing of city plumbers to do privste plurabing and sewar work and tbe appointment of a municipal Beer. Coifee ?Their Opposite Ef fects! Caffeine (or theine), the alka loid principle of coffee, is a drug dctrimental to thc human aya? tem. Ita evil effecta are moat noticcoble to many peraona after drinkingacnp or two of coffee in tho evening. They can't aleop. Directly oppoaito to thia ia the < t;. ot of a glasa or two of HOFBRAU BEER taken during tho evening. It IBothfcl and quicta the nervea, proddcingaweet, refreahing aleep. Wo are puahing Hofbrau baor as a eubstitute for coffee and would liko to have you try it. An ordcr to ua will bring you promptly acaseofpinteor <*uarta as you deairc. RobertPortner Brewing Co. ALEXANDRIA. VA 'Phone No. 49-B Cut Glass Specials For Xmas. " i; ? '- ' Call and inspectour beautiful assort ments ofCut Glass, Salt and Peppers, 25 c. Bon Bodj. with handles, 89c. Santa Claus Headquarters. For this cnmin-j week, oegitiuiug to? night. MON'I'AY.mauy ottmetiveralues will bo off.red ln Boy?'and (ilrla' Toye, Dolls, (larnea, ete. We will cbeerfully >.111 ilietu aslda If a small deposlt Is tuade .ii them. No such stoek waa ever dla played in Aloxandria before, and no such valuea everoffered. WlthoutboasV Ing this la truly tlie Toy Store oftbla city. Remember tiauta Claus nuJtee thfa bia h<*a'ilo.uarters, one day s llttlo later he will make his appearaneeoaonr roof. SPECIAL FOR THIS WlEK. A great b|g |2.a0 Doll for$I.W;$I *)Pell fprti.uo. No sueh bargaln waa ever offer ed the i.nblie. We have S doaen aod two left ofthe one, and i doien and s of the other. It order that you may get the pl.k Hhop early. KEEN KUTTER KUTLBRY Make tho flnest of presents. We have a full line orOarvcr*. Knlves and Porka, Rayors (safety aod etraight bladeaj. Fou knl* *?-, Sclssors, la atta; Toola, Tool Cabineta for lioya and men from 9Z.0O to gS.00. Alao a line of Silver apootw. uive? aud Fork a. LEATHER 0OOD3. Our lloe of Leather Oooda for tadlee aud genttemen can not be eurpaseari Kandbaga in a variety of new ana pretty shapes and styles. Meu's Piiaring Sets, Muga, Hruahes, Fleirint 8llver-tnonnted Tellet Sats, Shavlng Mirrors, ete. CANDIB5. Try our delieious Candlea, eoaalatlag of Lowncv's best; Bon bon i, Obooorato Drops, Ivlsse*. Solld Milk Chocolates. rnre French Candle* and Deoedetta Al legrette Chooolttea and Bon Bons la t lb.. l lb. and 2 1b. boxea. R. E. KNIGHT, Ik-okseller-aad Staitloaer. ttl-CBHH _lng atreet FOA BB9T. Three B00M8, brlght,desirabla,?rlce reaaonable. Apply *? aouth Wasblog ton street. noraSt P~~B REXT.-BOl'SE Ko. HJ north Wssblngton straet; % _??_>? ?Bd ijatb. _ppfy M ?? 9*t% WasWoitoo tlflf k $$9* *W of Alexandria, Virginia C A PITAL, $ 1 OOaOOoTsURPLUS. $ 125,000 OFFICERS: Edward L. Daingerfield, Preaident Carroll Pierce, Vice President Richard M. Green, Caahier. fDIRECTORS: Edward L Daingerfield J. Clinton Smoot Jaa. W. Roberts Worth Hulfish Carroll Pierce M. A. Ahern Urban S. Lambert RESOURCES. Loana. $7?,m? D. S. Bonds to secure elreulatlpu. 100,000.00 Bonds to seouro V. 8. Doposlt. 1,000.00 Other Bonda and Stocka. ?,3Ti.08 Banking Houso and RealEstate. 52.8_G.ar t.'aah.5l,_68.20 Due from Ban ks and Ro Agen U.l 11,920.78 - llG,4Sa,07 11,110,607.40 LIABILlTIEt.. Capital. 1100,000.00 Surplus. IC.,000.00 Cndlvlded Proflts. 3T.43..88 ClroulaUon. 100-OQO.OO DeposUa. 791,282 64 C.tJ. Peposlt. 1,00000 fl 410,007.46 For Mother, Wife or Sister, Silk Stockings Pure silk full fashioned garter tops. 2 pairs in a handsome box for $1.00 tor father, husband and brother. 4 pairs Sox in a handsome box for 50e, or 4 pairs Lisle Thread in a handsome box for $1. Thousandsof best Christmas Handkerchiefs in fancy boxes for sweethearts. Gloves, Umbrellas, Handbags. Jewel Cases, Comb and Brush Sets. Handsome set of Furs. in fact anything you wish in theshapeofa Christmas present you will find at Rosenfeld s. As a lady remarked in looking over our stock, "Anythingyou cannot get at Rosenfeld s you can not get in Washington," and our prices beat them to a frazzle. Rosenfeld's 518-520 King Street, Alexandria, Va. VIRGINIA.-In tho Clork's office of tho Corporation (oui t of tbe city of Alexandria, r*u tho Cih day ot Deeem ber, 1010. Taylor Morrison, James Morrison, Ros nlle Morrison. Edith Morrison. Mary ShuUieo an.l William W. Shtdtlee, hor husband; Fannie A. Clark. Charles I. Clark. Oeorge T. Klipsteln. Mary 1. Harryman aud Harrf O. H^ryman, hor husband, and Kebocca l. KHp stein, complaiuauts, vs. attwaro, r. Cooper, Annie .Cfaaaar Keanedy. Bertha flrewer, Edward a _??_&*??? liflm li. Lord. Thomas C. Llppineott, William Llj.pineott, Carollno b. C. Oasklll and J N. GneklU, her husband; Hannah Llppineett. Martha tarquhar and B II. Farquhar. her husband; Hannah C.Edwardsand Y.O.Edwards, ber bnaband; Lewis C Jmm. James Jessup, Joaa Jeeaup, Matao fcroiner and E. Kromor, hgr husuand; Weflt Tessup Sallio Voorneesiauu John\ oor hoes, hor husband; cooper Jessup. _Jessup, widow of I). Cooper Jes? sup, deooased; Benajah Andrews Clara Snecd aud - Sneod. her husband; M?rv -. formerly Mary Andrews. and-_, her husband: Clara Bon aall and William S. Bonaal^ her hus? band; Kdwiu C. Btokes,-stokca aud Anna Stokes, hia wife; -? Andrews, widow or l>. Andrews, deceaaed, and LU.ie Curtls and-Curtia, hor hus? band, If living, and their unknown helrB, Ifany of them be dead, defen dants. Iu chancery. Memo. The object of this suit ia to aell the real eatato pattloularly describ? ed ln the bill altuatc partly ln the oity of Alexandria and partly ln the county of Alexandria, Virginia, of which Lewis Oooper aud Charles M. lay lor died seir ed and possessed as tenants in common, and for the dlatrlbution of tho urowed* ofthe sale among the part.es entltiea thereto aceordln* to thelr respeoUve F f t appearing by an affldavtt liled ln tblaoause that all of tlio det-ndantsari: non-resldentsol this State: It la Ordered, That said defeudaut appear here within fifteen davs after duo uubllcatlon of thia order, aud do what ia neoeaaary to proteet thelr interosts ln thia auit, and that a eopy of this order be forthwith insertcd ln the Aleaandria Oasette. a newspaper publlahed ln tn* City of Alexandria, once a week for four suoceaBi ve weeks, and posted at the front door of the Court House or tbla oity. A oopy?Tkbtk: _ _ . NfiVELL S. OREENAWAY, Clerk. John M. Johnson and aamuel r. Flihar, p. q. dcet wlw-w trXBOIKIA-Ia tbe Clerk's Offlee of V Corporation Court of the City ol Alexandria, on tbe 6tb day of Decetn ber, 1010. Anna Elicabetb Moudy va. John Luther Moudy. ln chancery. Momo. The object or thia suit ls to obtatn Tor the plaintiff. Anna Elisabeth Moudy, an absolutc divorce troru the defendant. John Luther Moudy, on tha j-rounda or wllful desertlonandabandon* ment for moro than three years prlor to the institution of tbla auit. ' It appearing by an aflldavlt flled ln this cauae that the defendant, John Luther Moudy, ia a non-realdeot oi tbis It is Ordered, That said defendant appear bere within flfteen dayrafter due publicatiou of tbla order, and dowbat is Beeeflsaryto proteet hia Interest in tbla auit, and tbat a eopy of thia order be Jorthwlth tuserted in the Alexandria Oa? aette, a newapaper puollBOou in i_e olt~ of Aleaandria, once a week for four au oesslve weeks, and posted at the froi door ofthe Court Houie of tbis oity. _ !t_vSJi^W?AWAT/qtf b. flMINiQ. SlW, P-1' 8841 ?rea>W DRY Q00P8._ Gift Umbrellas Make Useful and Hand? some Presents. Ladies' Silk Umbrellas, sterling.gold, or directoire bandles of sterling trim? med misaion wood. Special $5.00 Ladiea' Silk or Union Silk Umbrel? las, sterling aod pearl, gold and pearl, mission wood kaohe, aad sterling trim? med. Special $3.00 Ladiea' Silk Oloria, All-ailk,or Union 81k umbrellas, witb plain bandlea, at rling or gold cape, misaion trimmed and many otber atyle bandlee. This number la oar leader at $2.0O 1,000 SUp-on Rubber Raincoat*. worth $6 $3.95 Those Worth $2\ tt $4.55. LANSB1IR6H S BRO. 420-426 Seventh Street. WASHINGTON. D. C LIG6ETFS CHOCOLATES THE BEST 80c A Pound TAYLOR'S PHARMACY 61*_K__f Street. Both Pbonen._Night Bell. C0NTEST. Tha lady who gata the greatest num? ber of words out of the lettare contaln ed in "MAY MANT0N" will receive a pair of 18.60 May Manton Sboes at Lynn'i Shoe Store. Tbe cootcst will cloae aa Saturday, Deeember lOtb. decS lw OYSTBBS I.V ALL BTYIAB, CHICK BB Ol TOAST, BABDWICHS* alwa/i oa aale psti friftKsVf CAFE> prtaet aad Aeral f*M*. J !1 KING AND riTT STREET?. Children'a Warm Glovee, pair 25caud50Q Boya' Warm Olovea, pair 25c, 60c. 75eand $1.00 Men'a Warui Olovea, pair 26c, 50c, 11.00,11.80, $2, $2.50 Warm Blonki ts, pair 11.00, $1.50, $2.50, $8.80, $5.00, $0.00, $7.50, $8.00 atnj $10.00. Children's Warm L'nderwear, each 26c, 86c, 50c, 75c, 86c and $1.00 Good Comforts, each $1.00, $1.50, $2, $2.50, $8.50, $5. Boya' Outing Night Robea, each 50c Boya' Outing Pajaiuas, Suit 78c aad $1.00 Men's Outing Nitrht Robes, eaefa 60c, 7.1c and $1.<h) Men's Outing Pajamas. Suit $1.00 and 11.80 Ladies' Outing Night Robes, each 58c, 75c and $1.00 Ladiea' Wool Hose, pair 2"*** Men'a Wool Hoae, pair :25c and 50o Men's Wool Pulse Warmers, pair 25o Men's Bath Robes, each $3.98, $5.00, $ii.00, $7..r>0 Men'a Kuit Mufllers, ?Mi 25c and SOo Ladiea' Kuit Mutflers, eaeh 88c and 60a Boya' Koit Sweaters, each 511c, |1.Q0 aud $1.50 Ladies' Knit Sweaters, eacb $1.2.'), $1.'J8, $2.50, $3.50, $5 Men's Knit Bweatare, ea.h$l, $1.50. 12.80, $2 $3.51) and $r>.00. 1 UVERS l>o icur Christmas Buy ing Now Don't w.iit lill the beat cf every. thing is eelectad. Wo bave equtpped <>nr store to meet theneedsof tba gift buyer, an I you'l find bere artidea of obarm a i tiocttoB, seleetad with spadal rafwaao to their .uitability aa xifts. A smail depoatt wi'l boM any sirlii la till Cbriatmas. Come in loday] and maki* ym lecnons. We II be |tad t.? holp you. Saunders . Son 629 Kintf Street. New Opera House POLITE VAUDEVILLE. CHANQED MO.V. AND TUURS. 10 Cents to Alf. Zarelli and DeAmay European FlexlbleClowni. Rose Stanley Slnging t'omedienne. Edward Estus Kr-uillbrist. Matluee Wednesday anJ Saturday 5<j Also latest motion pictures cbangcd dally. Give White and Perfect DIAMONDS Of egceptional beauty and value are our aoli taire and eluster ringa at $25, $50,_75c and $100. We offer quality?not quantit). inni Jewelers aod Silvorsmiths I AM OFFERINO FOR SAL? K.\ 1 RA* FANC'Y Bristow Creamsry Butter 38c Pound. I gutnntee every pound to give satis ikctTon. Freab and Smolttd Maata, Orocerlea and Farm Products of all kJnda. Telephone ordera glven prompt} attention. Free delivery. F. C. PUIXINa| Cerner Qneen and Royal atreeta.