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Alexandria gazette. [volume] (Alexandria, D.C.) 1834-1974, October 21, 1919, Image 8

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Swift & Co.,jHlafit' at" lovr:? N'tt'le- ?s>.
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were killed, another ma\ ilit a!a'
tral ethers were muro or mot i>n.?
fy injured folbwiifg- two explo'io: .?>
in a fire which destroyed tlie pi'odu.o
plane of Swift, and 'e
lati; yesterday afternoon.
J. C. Martin was s-um.k b> a flying
timber which was ui^logdet1 hy ni'
explosion, and' died a few hours later.
A second explosion, about ten minu
tes later, tiiaw a piece of iron into
xhe crowd watch in# the fire and kill
ed Melvin Shaffer. %
Th'e explosions are ascribed to two
ammonia tanks u?ed in /-connection
with ^he refrigerating system oi the
planit.
smuggleks tunnel alps
70U-Yard Passageway Connects
Austria and Switzerland
?Geneva, Oct 21.?A smugglers'
tunnel-. 70s0 ..yards, long r uud^rj ?he
Swiss Austrian jborder has i ;i>efcn:
founds ft is reported, by the police
at Kreuzhnzen, a small town at the
lower e*nd of Lake Constantino.
The nely discovered tunnel lead's
from an ancient Augustine abbety,
in which the smugglers? made an
Aladdin's cave. They are supposed
t|> have >>een Operating frettf ? for
?jet/era' ye-ir>.'Tpi)^iiig:'
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NOTICE?New improvements are
going in at Rosernont. Each suc
ceeding day you will notice an
advance both in street work and
building improvements. If you
desire to live in what will always |
.be Alexandria's choicest home ;
section, call at once and select,
your future home site. F. C. !
Gocdnow Company, y24 King ,
Street. For l'ree Auto. Pnout
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M(: THEATRES
1NGOMAR THEATRE
A .strongs and original' story . of.
the west has beeto provided by fThos.
H. Ihce for Charles Ray,, the Para
mount star, in ''The' Sheriff's Son,"
which will be shown at the ingu
mar Theatre. The story has color,
cfcrtrmatic power and splendid hand
ling in direction, while it give's Mr. !
Ray one of the best roles of his
. -it
"Creen career. A.s Royal Beand<y. *
hov of th?. west, *vho inherits i^*e
?i-ita' ffinr from Hi^ '?nothev fi1 1
"?'ho struggles valfantlv to do*.v?i i',
^jvrjs u dr'airtaiiv portrait ti>at
i thoro ighly human ami ha.- g'trfi
p'r-ychoidgical value.
RICHMOND THEATRE
Albert Capellani's newest Pathe
production, "T?e Virtuous Alode'l,''
will be seen tonight at the Rich
mond Theatre. Dolores Cassiiielli,
last seen in "The Unknown Love,'
is the* star of the picture, wh'ich is
a powerful (hama adapted l'rcm the.
fa'mous French play by Pierre
Wul'ff, "Tne Gutter." In brief, it
the story of a poor girl whose
purity .vius for her the love' of a fa
mous sculptor after a Russian
Coyness has failed to hold him.
"Why I Put Up With Rats for Years."1
Writes N. Windsor, Farmer, i
"Years ago 1 bought some rat pois
on, which nearly killed our fine watch
dog. It so scared us that we suffeied
a long time with rats until my neigh
bor told me about RAT-SNAP. That's
the sure rat kiHer and a safe one.'-'
Three sizes 2uc, 50c, $1.00. Sold and
guaranteed by R. E. Knight and Son.
Alexandria; Mankin's Store, Falls
Church.
Being duly appreciative of the patronage the trade is favoring us with, in
addition to our regular "Ads" in the" Washington daily papers, we are desirous
of ealiing to your particular notice, through your home paper, the special
prices we are selling staple arid fancy groceries at all this week, different arti
cles daily, It will be amply worth your time to call personally at our store and
make selections.
Canned peas, beans, tomatoes, syrups and other commodities by the case.
We are obliged to again adapt the former prices at which we sold beef,
this is necessitated by our continuance of handling only the choicest high
grade steer, cattle that is shipped into either this or the Washington market;
We personally select the beef, and in the event that you expect to buy steaks,
stews or roast cheaper than our prices, you must expect to sacrifice consider
able in the way of quality.
: I Quality with us-is of the utmost -i mportance, with you is secondary.
OLD DUTCH MARKET
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Is So, Consult Us Regarding Our
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First Trust 6 Per Gent Mortgages
In Notes of $500, $1,000
And Larger Amounts
Which means that you can invest as low as $500 on first mortgages, secur
ed on improved real estate in Alexandria City and its growing suburbs.
For twenty years I have been making- real estate loans for hundreds of
..clients in Alexandria City and elsewhere, and have never lost a dollar as a re
suit of said investments.
We se^ that the semi-annual interest on your loans is paid promptly and
look after all other details. A service that is without charge to the investor.
Alexandria National Bank Building,
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Phone 564
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Fire Insurance.
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The Progressive
Order of the
. Century
Loylal Order
MOOSE
For Information See 1
BERT O'BRIEN
' I)ist. Deputy Supervisor
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Organization Headquarters 216 King St., Alex., Va.
Office hours 7.30 to 9 a. m. and 1 p. m. to 10 p. m.
veai hjs
FOR SALE
Bungalows at Del Ray. All modern improvements.
$3,500 and up. Also houses and vacant lots. Homes in
Rosemont and Cottage Park. Large list of city prop
erties. I help you finance your deal.
Edwin B. Garth
621 King Street, Alexandria, Va., 1 Phone 1082 ^
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1 Alexandria's Most Progressive Bank ?
THE CITIZENS NATIONAL BANK
King and St. Asaph Streets
Public approval of tlie progressive policy of this
strong institution, in the development of Alexan
dria's industries, is manifested in their supnort of
the bank, which is duly appreciated by the manage
ment. :
Resources September 30, 1917 $1,488,621.09
Resources September 30, 1919 $2,589,46'5.16
Increase $1,100,845.07
BUSY CORNER" PENNA.AVE.AT 8 TH.ST.
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rhis Big Assortment of Exceptionally Fine
"fcl
riau
ankets
Including Nashua "woolnaps," "Lakeside Wool
finished," and "Warmenuf' Cotton Blankets; all
made from best cotton, practically as warm as part
wool blankets. The plaids are in attractive pink, blue,
tan, gray, lavender and gold plaids combined with j
white; they are all finished with 3-inch colored bind-- j
ing to match the color of the plaid. We also have the"*
same qualities in plain white, gray, and tan with
colored borders, in size 66x80 inches, suitable for
double beds.
Choice of the Lot, a Pair at
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The Largest and Strongest Bank in the City
The Service Rendered by this Bank is Evidenced by
its Phenomenal Growth. '
Oct. 1, 1917 $1,893,439:44 ' ?
Oct. 1, 1918 $2,420,709.30
Oct. 1, 1919 $3,199,464.28
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Pictures Changed
Daily
The Grand Theater
Matinee Every
Saturday
TODAY
Double Feature Bill
Bessie Love
in
A Yankee Princess
A drama of ancestry that was bought and love that
was given
Also Eddie Polo in Cyclone Smith's Fomous Story
"THE MISSING BULLET"
TOMORROW
Mary Pickford
Esmeralda
One of those big. human, appealing roles that made
Mary Pickford "America's Sweetheart"
Also 12th Chapter of "Elmo The Mighty"
Alexandria- Amusement Company's Attractions
. PRICES 1
15c and 25c
Pictures Changed j
Daily
Franklyn Farnum
and
Dolores Cassinelli
In a dramatic production of life in Paris adapted
from the play "The Gutter"
Pathe Weekly News
Tomorrow?Gladys Leslie in "The Gray Towers
Mystery." Also "Smiling Bill" Parsons in
"'Matching Billy"
Ingomar
PRICES
15c and 20c
Paramount Presents
Charles Ray
In a strong, red-blooded western story
The Sheriff's Son
Tomorrow?Jane Grey in "When My Ship Comes in"

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