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KiVER OF BEER
Zion City, Nov. 22.?Wilbur Glenn Voliva, apostle of Zionism, presided1 yesterday when 84,124 bot ?-tles of beer were destroyed. The beer had been confiscated from trucks hauling it from Milwaukee to Chicago. Crowds gathered for the occasipi*?a holiday for ths city Alexander Dowie founded: A scaffold had been built above the largest manhole'in town and' a river of beer flowed al! day long on ^-its way to Like Michigan. ? ? j" * ?? IN GO.MAR THEATRE The management of the Ingom^r Theatre announces that the feature ,-drama ort that theater's program for today will be "The - Hellion," presenting Margarita Fisher, Geo. J'eriolat. anl an exceptional cast in a pov/erftfl. play of' unique theme and spectacular atmosphere. It is the latest addition to the American Film Company's new list of "spe cial features.'' The story of "The Hellion, which, comes from the pen of Daniel F. Whitcomb, deals with the regenera tion of a girl entertainer in a bril liant cafe*?held there, virtually a prisoner, through mesmeric influ ence exercised by the proprietor of the resort. By means of a clever ruse she succeeds in escaping from this distasteful environment/ Her subsequent startling adventures in impersonating the daughter of so cial climbers, and her racking men tal conflict when, in the character of her masquerade, she wins ^'the love of the daughter's fiance, built up a drama replete with tense sit uations and sensational touches.that are new to the screen. GRAND theatre "Moving picture actors sure have a hard life,"' was the wail of Wil liam Desmond, Triangle star; while working on his latest picture, "The Sudden Gentleman, at the Grand Theater tonight. Cast a* a callow y ath from Old Erin, Desmond focincl it necessary to smoke a cigar, supposed to be the first the j young Irishman had' ever tasked. "I didn't have to do any acting," said Desmond. "The blamed thing made me as sick as a-.d6g."" No; girls, William never smokes. He can't even get along with a cigar ette. Also Texas Gunmen in "A Dangerous Devil." "I've Freed Myself Of Tiie Old-Time Wash-Da? CsssT ' 1/ AND you, too, can bring a little sunshine into yo:ir liou;'. or,. "I.;..-- i Z\ day"?escape the drudgery of waali-duy?wiii; u.l L.uiiiC *? * Washing Machine. Let the Crystal shoulder the burden. "" v it Will do your washing more'' quickly?more cheaply?' y ? r.c.'y Washing even the finest, delicate linens without thu- ter.r i .1 - Crystal makes certain the sanitary cleansing cf ail doilies. Lj; u . . strat" exactly what the Cryatul will do for your hcrc.t. Let us tell you how the Crystal removes :he dirt v/jlhou; res-'* to . .re plicated end unnecessary mechanical appliances thtt i.:~ ev.^ri.l uii-ihcc r;a*Vrig machines. ' > The Crystal S vAng:Rg V/rincci' J. KENT WHITE 502 King Street ? Is necessary today if we meet ?1 5 'A'* ' '<4'* our full responsibility to the world. Every section ofj the! globe is calling for the gospel of Jesus Christ - j : !; / I" - 5 ' i i -f The day is past when we can hope to satisfy our con ? * V ' * sciences by confinirlg oiarrreligious.sesvice to our own com * k ; """ " ' 1 ? munitv.' The W mm-, . _i ^??r? wmyfi Prcposes to invest ajvjgst sum in extending the Gospel to Mv. -wi-.V ? r * i STL other lands in respohse'to the command of the Master and in the hope of saving the peoples of the earth when all' ether means have failed.;. The actual drive for funds will be made during % ? * Victory Week, November 80 - December 7 . '? ? t *. r But you should catch the vision now and line up with the Baptist church in your .community immediately for "MILLIONS FOR THE MASTER" This Space Contributed By THE FIJRST BAPTIST CHURCH Ja m Th ix 2ib.hctj.oit william fox OF ALL THE SWIFT MOVING HEART STIRRING, HAIR RAISING FASCINATING THINGS YOU EVER SAW TOM IN: The Speed Maniac Jjf BEADS TIIE LIST, IT'S A WILLIAM FOX PRODUCTION OF POWER BEAUTY AND THRILLS. RICHMOND THEATER MONDAY AND TUESDAY TOM MIX A PLAY OF DAREDEVIL DEEDS IN PUR- THE DYNAMIC HERO OF BRAIN, BRAWN SUIT OF LOVE AND BRAVERY SPEED ON A IIORSE! THE GREATEST ACTOR OF WESTERN DRAMA SPEED IN AN AUTO RACE ' THE ONLY GENUINE COWPUNCHEft ON THE SPEED WITH A GUN! SPEED IN LOVE SCREEN SPEED IN A FIGHT! IN HIS MOST BRILLIANT ACHIEVEMENT The Cleaning of i Lace Curtains ii i ?1 Has been added to our ever increasing business in 'cleaning rugs and carpets. And our service is prompt and careful. May we demonstrate it to you? OUR TRUCKS GO EVERYWHERE Alexandria Laundry,"' Inc. (ft i ii'ti \ '/ /&/ II m. ii I j )f \-& i /f ii ft /.'I l ?< f d < (11 % kf /\?' L -I i -0-' -5? OUR Table Silverware Is thoroughly dependable. It is guaranteed to last for years of constant service. Our assortment is varied and i' complete. We can furnish an entire service oi every -re-.-, quisite of a refined table or ; single pieces which may be ? added to later. You will find I our prices very moderate > considering the quality of j our merchandise. ; SAUNDERS Sc SON 629 KING STREET. j UMUWJaU! fp=r? Pictures Changed || Daily The Grand Theater TODAY Double Bill Wm. Desmond in "The Sudden Gentlemen" Village blacksmith inherits five million, what he does with it, and how, is the story. Also Texas Gunmen in "Dangerous Little Devils/' A Western Drama 1) i MONDAY Thomas H. Ince Presents Charles Ray in ^ The Claws of the Hun They wouldn't let him go to France so he started a j war of his own at home J Also Wm. Duncan, 2nd episode "Smashing Barriers" - Alexandriar Amusement Company's Attractionsi Richmond PRICES 20c and 30c 1 lego mar \ " Anita Stewart In a picturization of Louise Provost's powerful novel, published in The People's Home Journal Her Kingdom of Dreams The Romance of a Marriage of Convenience ? With the greatest all-star cast in the history of the ' screen. The photoplay perfect Monday?Tom Mix in "The Speed Maniac" Pathe Presents Margarita Fisher in The Ileliion Spectacular! Sumptuous! Sensational! Suspenseful! t ' Startling! Monday?The Last Chapter of "The Great Gamble" Also Pearl White in "The'Black Secret." Also Charlie Chaplin in "Shanghai"