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ii^He Cbmes Up S railing AjAETCRAFT R ol art The Picture Starts 2.15 Mr. Fairbanks portrays the role of a tramp in this picture and his smile and athletics are not lacking. FOCI I A GENIAL HOST American Civilian Says Generalis simo Talked Rapidly and Smiled Frequently During Visit I/ondon, Nov. .'.?"We found Mar shal Foch in the center of a huge room bonding over a b:g flat table, intent ly studying; i irap through a read ing glass." These are the tfords of one of tho Few American civilians who ever met the Allied Generalissimo. For private reasons h<; woulJ not permit his name to be used, but he described his visit to Foth's headquarters. "The term 'Foch's headquarters' is perhaps misleauing," lie said, "be cause the Marsha1 moves about as his plans require. "But his headquarters when I saw him was an eno:mous room on the second floor of a huge chateau in a quiet section of Franre. A moment after we entered, he put down his glass, turned a? d saluted and then shook hands most cordially. "A captain with him, an elderly man,'acts as hiis interpreter. Generally conversations through an interpreter are stilted. But ';!ie captain was such an excellent interpreter that our talk \?a? free and natural. "As the interpreter repeated our words in French the Marshal's eyes would twinkle e-nd he, seemed to bt1 urging ths captain to talk more rapid ly with frequent quick expressions? 'Oui! Ouo.!' "Likewise he would s. iile and utter a quick. 'Oui!' when he caught a familiar word or two of English that gave him an ink lint? : s to what we v/efe saying to tre interpreter. "Gen. Foch is se 'ire-shouldered ?you. particularly notice that?and sturdily b-.iilt. He is perhaps below medium height, .but tbit isn't .so ap parent. . .. . "His face is 'studious?-that of a thinker, ?nd he aas a most resolute manner. His ?ve.s are steady and keen imd a mass of tiny, deep wrinkles ap pear about his /.yes when he smiles. "When we left; he put on his cap and came down stairs and outside with us, although we asked him not to.. ; . - "All over Frarce General Foch is now regarded as greater than Napo leon?which is raying much, for France." NEWS OF THE DAY The body of M>'?s Margaret Dean, the 19-year-old employe of the Bu reau of Engraving and Printing, who disappeared from her home, 1253 K street, southeast, Washington, last Tues'day, was found yesterday floating in the river at the foot of Twelfth street southeast. lrrir.ing it an ath-n-j' a? Is1)or con scription by intimidation and in ef fect a blacklist, the National Federa tion of Federal Employes yesterday filed a protest against Secretary Dan iels' recent circular forbidding resig nations from the Navy Department on penalty of the stigma "unpatriotic" against the employe's record. A truce between the Republicans and Democrats of the Senate was ar ranged yesterday which will permit Congress to take a brief recess, be ginning next Monday and ending No vember 12. It is understood that the Republican Senators who have block ed all attempts to have both Houses rdjouri. will interpose no objection to the new plan. Demobilization of th<^ American forces in France after the war will require at least two years, according tc a statement issued by Gen. T. Cole man DuPont, who has just returned from a two months' visit to the West ern front, tie conferred there with high officials of each of the allied gov 'jmmcnts and brought this estimate as the minimum expectation of the army officers. It was. predicted in authoritative quarters in Pari.* late yesterday even ing; that definite terms will be fixed by the Versailles Supreme Council be fore th<? week is over. In the same quarters it is conjectured that as. soon as a full agreement has been reached on the terms a report v. ill be trans mitted to President Wilson for ap proval. The President *??'.] be request ed, if he approve?, io i\)rv7nrci the terms, to Germany, since the demand came through Washing;->M VIRGINIA NEWS Expressing general satisfaction in Postmaster General Hurleson's prom ise of an early adjustment of tho wage claims the electricians and op erators of tho Chesapeake and Poto mac Telephone Company returned to work in Norfolk yesterday. The oper ations of the- exchange were normal for the first time in 21 hours. In order to aid in the work or fight campaign, 500 negro women of Nor folk yesterday volunteered to the Federal authorities to replace negro men employed in light manual work in office buildings, stores and indus trial plants. Their wish to release the men for.government work in the fifth naval district. A thousand others pledged to use their spare time in the work of rounding up slackers and loafers. Only crippled traction and power services are promised Norfolk for the next four or five days owing to the breakdown yesterday of the big feed pump and the putting out of commis sion of two of the boilers at the com pany's main, nower plant. All trolley service ceased/shortly after; noon, in dustrial plants were forced to close and stores and buildings, using elec tric lights during the day were in darkness for several hours as a result of the accident. Several days will bo required to repair the breakdown. A street riot occurred shortly be fore midnight in Norfolk Thursday night when a squad of policemen at tempted to round up a number of sail ors. charged with disorderly conduct, and attempting to loot stores. Pa trolman A. T. Williams was instantly killed by a pistol shot. Six danger ously wounded sailors are in a precar ious condition A company of naval guards from the station and two com panies of marines are now restoring order and rounding up all sailors on shore leave. "Hempstead,'' one of the prettiest residences in the Green Mountain section of Albemarle county, was de stroyed by fire at 3 o'clock yesterday morning. Its owner, Royal C. Rem ick, formerly of Detroit, and a friend from Washington, D. C., the sole oc cupants of the building, escaped in their pajamas. The house was con structed at a cost of $35,000. The contents, which included some very rare furniture, was valued at $30,000. The loss is covered by $-10,000 insur ance. The fire is believed to have been caused by a defective flue. ALL WORE CLOTH MASKS As Result Transport Carrying B,0?)0 Trooos Reports But One Dead From Disease. London, Nov. ?A transport car rying 0,000 Am-^ican soldiers, has ar r'ved at a Brit.-rh port. During the trip there were only fifty cases of in fluenza recorded. One death was caused by the di-:ease. The success achieved in combating the malady was due, in the opinion physicians, to the fact that every man fore a cloth mask dur ing the vjya^e. GEMS OF THE FIRST WATER ztA a present that will prace ihc thro.it or the hand of a Queen. No natter what pattern you may choose from our line, you are sure of ?ettinf> excellent workmanship and stone.s of dependable quality, in addition to crijrinal designs of the highest order. Saunders & Son CLEANING! CLEANING! CLEANING! LISTEN MEN! We clean anything but your conscience Satisfaction Guaranteed PRICES: MEN'S SUITS SI.25 AND UP LADIES- SUITS $1.50 AND UP HOME TAILORING CO. 903 King Street. Phone 190 ?????@????????0? . LABORERS AT ROSEMONT : Apply Today or Any Day Hereafter to Employment Office - ? ? ROSEMONT KEEP YOUR TEMPER Keep your temper, gentle sir, Writes the manufacturer, Though your goods be overdue For a month, or maybe two. We can't help it. Please don't swear! Labor's scarce and looms are rare. Can't get yarns, can't get dyes; These are facts, we tell no lies. Harry's drifted, so is Bill; All our work is now uphill. So your order, we're afraid, May be a little bit delayed. Still, you'll get it, don't be vexed; May be this week, may be next. Keep on hopinr?don't say die, We'll send your order by and by. Anonymous. COUNTRY BUTTER Country butter is at its best now r.nd I am receiving a generous supply daily from Midland and other sta tions in Virgin.3. Come and select rolls or prints at 55 cents per pound. Also fresh eggs and groceries. C. E. PURCELL, 117 South Henry Street. Phone, 567w. 2:u-3t. AI >M INISTR ATOR'S NOTICE Having qualified as administrators f the late Cleorg? Washington Lewis, rotice is hereby given to all persons indebted tc his estate to settle with the undersigned forthwith, and all persons having claims against said estate will present them duly authen ticated for adjustment. FRANK McCORMICK, G. R. WTLLTS. Administrators. Iniure the home NOW?don't de lay another day. This is the season in which most fires occur. Insuring; through this agency means ABSO LUTE PROTECTION at regular rate*. LAURENCE STABLER 115 Prince Street. Alexandria, Va. For Sale. For Sale?l-10np dc HOv 8G0 rpm Colonial Motor, 2-10'ip dc 110v 0f>0 jpm Gen Electric motor, 1-7 l-2hp_dc )10v lOGSrpm Colonial motor, l-ohp dc llOv 950rrn: Westinphouse motor, 2-2hp dc llOv iL'OOrpm Westinphouse notor, l-3hp dc llOv 9(>0rpm Crocker Wheeler motor. 2-2hp uc llOv JoOO rpm Roobins and Myers motor, 2-1-2 hp dc llOv 23oorpm Colonial motor. 2-i-2hp dc llOv Jenney motor. l-Ghp dc llOv 9oOrpm Crocker-Wheel direct, connected to 90 gallons per minute Grulds Rotary Force Pump No 1354,2-3hp dc llOv 9G0 rpm Crocker-Whceler direct conr.ectcd to 2-50 gallons p'v minute Gould'? Ro- | Ury Force Tumps No. 135L These j motors and pumps are in first class condition, so'ne of yvhich have b<? . running up to last week. National En rineering and Flecl-ric Cn., Plant. Bc ';.ir Road, Baltimore, Md. EVERYTHiNG for? BUiLCiNG BUT THE HARDWARE X'Ko l-Tit ret T\i 0-tf-tp.tTioJ 1-1 <1 r> 1/ JL JLA iL jLjL ;J>L X ri ilLi O 11?-~X A-* 11 B S j>*. OF ALEXANDRIA VIRGINIA WE ARE NOW PREPARED TO DELIVER ALL PURCHASED THROlHcIi THIS HANK \ and Paid for in full Strictly Union Shop We kg to announce thai we have associated with us as Superintendent J. H. Hudson, who is well known in this city. All work done by most skilled mechanics obtainable. cvonaiti & tarr Phone 499-W 106 South Washington St. For Sale - - - - In Rosemont Possession November 1st Attractive 9 room brick building, toilet and bath? large open fire place in living room, first floor hard wood finish?sleeping porch, hot water heat. Low Price to Quick Buyer. Alexander Suter, Inc. riPF'TPF'q 5^9 King Street' Phone 806 309 Cameron Street, Phone 495. pROTOX Pure Ground Meat Scraps For Poultry Telephone or Write Us for Descriptive Book. ! ALEXANDRIA FERTILIZER & CHEMICAL CO. | Idfesas ??? ? : _ ~-l i IZjS $ NOTICE The annual -meeting of the stock holders of the Alexandria Water Com pany wit! be held at the office of the Company on the 4th day of Nevem ler, 1D1S, at ton (10) o'clock a. in. fcr the purpose of the election of direc tors for the ensuing year and the transaction of such other business n? may properly come before said mect ii.ft. ?MY-td. Co. Uhlcr, Sccy. XOTICE?Stockholders of the Po tomac Shipbuilding Company, Inc., are / erehy notified that, at the request of stockholders holding together at least one-tenth of the capital r.tock of said ( cmpany, and by virtue of the au thority in me vested by the by-laws of the Company, a special meeting of the stockholders of said Company is here by failed to be hell at the Company's office at 11!) South Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Va., at 2:1)0 o'clock p. m., <m Monday, November 4, li)I8, for the purpose of taking action for or against the sale by the Company of the tract of "(">.:}]") acres of land'owned by the Company at Quantico, Va., together with all buildings and improvements thereon, :.rd any other of its real es tate or other property that may be ileenied advisable, and for the trar.sac. Lion id' any and al: uusim-ss necessary ? :? desirable In connection therewith. Goo. R. Collins, President. A ttcst' (Seal' Fred S Swindell, Secretary. ?j no-121. < id> (ft # Sfe $ 1.^.1 | lie Woman's 1m RAILROADS. WASHINGTON VIRGINIA RAILWAY CO. v* Effect I'rtnwvf 7t. 7418 Vut'Jrc 1m OH?i?C tVItfcont IVoilK JUmtc Alexandria fur W/irtineJi/t. ? >1.?*5.00, Tf>.40. tfi.00. *6.10. (5.29. ?6 JO. S.40, *6.53, ".00. ?7.10. 7.20, ?7.<0 ?7 36, 7.40, '"MS, ?7.611. ?:.r>r.. 8.0* *s.o: ?810 8 20, kS.30. 8.4n. 9.no, 9.if,. 9.4fc, 1~'*0, HI. 20. 10.40, 11.00 11.20, 1 1.40. !?. k,?12.00, 12.20, 12.10. 1.0(1, 1.28. 1 XO i 40. 1.50. 2.00, 2.10, 2.20, 2.SO, 2 40' 2.60, 3.00. 5.10, 3.20, 3.30, 3.40. I 50! 4.00, 4. 10, 4.20. 4.30, 4.40, 4.60, 6.00, 5.10, 5.20. 5.30, 5.40, 5.50, 6.00, 8 10 6.20, 6.30. G.40. 6.50. 7.00, 7.14, "VSO. 7. SO. 7.40. 8.00. 8.20. S 40, *.00. I.20l 8.40, 10.00. 10.20, 10.40, 11.06. II.20, 11.40. A. M.?12.00. ? Except Sundays and Holiday*. tExcept Sundays. f Leave AlMfinilrln Kor Nt. Torso* A. H.?T5.Sw, C.62, 7.65, 8.56, 1.(6, 16.36, 11.IB. V. M.?12.56. 1.S5. 2.<5. 1.35, I.S6, 8.16, 7 .36, 8.56, ?.JS. 16.I5, li.18, ? lixeno' 6wn<1an Washington Southern Ry, Schedule In Effect Juue 10. 1918. For Washington ana point* nortb rfjr'v S:08, 9:53, 10:03 a. m., 1.2:13, 1Z:28; 1:18, 2:5?, 3:: 8, 1U:13, 11:88 p. m. Weelc days only, 6:20 p. m. Satur day only 5:05 p. n.. and Sundays only 8:J 8 p. w. For Fredericksburg, Fichmond and points south at 3:35, 7:55 (local) and 9:47, a. m.; 2:27, 2:47, 5:17 (local) 6:17, 8:17. 9:17 p. m. daily. Accommodation for Quantise at 10:50 ?. m daily and 2:53 p. in. Satur days. Night train leaves 11:48 o. m. daily for FredericV.'slure and inter mediate stations. NOTE?Times of arrival and depar ture and connections not guaranteed.