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\orth Carolina Commission Failed to
Repudiate Deal,
flan Held at Roanoke Wanted In North
Carolina on Murder Charge— Extcn
»ion Wanted in Rural De
livery System.
(Special Dlßpatch to The Tiiae*.)
RALEIGH, N. C, Aug. 14.— The State
SVjci B'-wk Commission has finally rati
fied th<ir previous contract with the Sil
ver Burdettc Company, of Now York, fcr
drawing books and "way marks for tea<'h
frs. " to be Buppliod to tlie public schools
of North Carolina during the next ;ive
years. It was .it first thought probable
th.-it tho contract would be repudiated for
tho reason that it waa not signed by ihc
pnl>li»hlng company and returned to the
Secretary ot t?;:ito by August Ist and
th.-tt tJ-.cir bond given as a guarantee
of good :'.-:!! h forfeited. Tiierc was also
,'i petition from the union labor organlza
tions of th" State urging that the on
tfaxit be repudiated for the reason that
Iho Silver BrudettO Company rrinting
house in New York is a "rat" establish
This petition, however, was iprnon-d by
the commission. At rt mectir-g- of tb.e
commission held yesterday^ Overtoil's
Primary Phyeiolosy. published by the
Ann ri< ■■ Book C impany, «■« adoptsO
;•..;- ;i text book for the schools to meet
th^ requirements of th<^ law that a physl
fourth of Its space to rhc treatment <>f
ihe. effects of alcohol on the human sys
Governor Aycock has made requisition
on the Onvrrnor of Virginia for Charles
Lyle. who is wanted In Charlotte for
murder. There Is J2OO reward for Lyle's
arrest, nffrr.'.! by the Charlotte Observer,
and ho is now in custody in Roenoke, Va.
Ex-State Treasurer W, Jl. Worth has
yinid Into the State treasury $12,400 to
ward the refunding of the ?18,000 shnrtri^e
of Major W, 11. Martin, who was Institu
tional clerk in the treasury during Mr.
"Worth s administration.
Ra.lclph h:« sold Sl.m!»y and Atz, two
r\.-r members of the baseball tc.im, to
Nnr Orleans for J509. ]t is understood
that Uiey will leave for New Orleans lor
morrow. Th( Raleigh team is leaditijr all
oLi:< r members of the North Carolina
Congressman B. W. Poti. of this dis
trict, has been promised by the postoffice
authorities a-1 Washington that an ajr^nt
will be seni here this week for the pur
pose of b> • ■ tii b !,' w rural delivery mail
routes. Mr. Pou w;:s in Washington re
cently and called the attention of the
<l-'pnrtiii<--nt t" the fact that North Caro
lina hns n"t gotten her Quota of the ru
ral sysiesn and tha.l lie people are anx
ious for n. rural general extension of :h<
ser\'lce. Mr. Pou has seventeen appli
cations for rural routes in this, the
• Fourth District.
The contract has been let for
a n^w dormitory nt the X"rth
Carolina Soldiers' Home and has been
awardi d. and it will be erected at once at
a cost of {15.000.
Lieut. Walker Had Narrow Escape from Being
Killed by Druuken Soldier.
(Special Dlspaxcb lo Xi:~ 'Jiiui-O
WINCH ESTKU, VA., Auff- 14.—Phil
2;>;.'iiii- mail advices received to-day tell
or ,i\\ attempt to murder l^icut. Philip
M. Walker. <'I the Tliiid Infantry, who
v,its on duty iit a. i>ost in the Province
of V T stfocan.
Lieutenant Walker had occasion to or
der tin- arrest vi Private Thomas Durno,
who Vms su!il iv be under the influence
of liquor. Durno escaped from tho
guardhouse an.i aUeniiu«d to shoot
Lieutenant Walker; who knocked the
jr'.;:i from Durno's hand just as th« lut
t'-r pulled the irigser. 'J'Ji<' Lieutenant
w.is not Injured. Lieutenant Walker is
die son pf M;ij"r Genera] John George
Walker, of Ui>- United States Array, and
h.itf !■• • :; i:i i army since the break-
Ing out 61 the Cuban war.
ATangeir nts have iust been com
pleted for :.• formation "f a firemen's
association, in be composed of companies
along tho line ol the Cumberland Val
ley Railroad between Winchester and
Harrisburs:, Pa., whose object will bo
Lo assist each other in fighting hip iirr-s.
" '!:■ Cumberland Valley Railroad has
made offers to transport apparatus at
any time.
Pretty Home Wedding in Clarke County,
(Special Dlapatrfj to Tho Time*.)
WiKCHKSTER, VA., Aug. 14.— At 5
o'clock thla atternoon "The Highlands/
t!>'' home "i M:. and Mrs. Thomas P.
1 haxcbUn, In Clarke counts', was the
; ■■ • : • ■■: a quiet, but very pretty vred
dini?. when their second daughter. Miss
Nina Chambliu. becami the bride of Mr.
<;■•:;• Craig, .1 prosperous young: farmer
and merchant of Middleburg, Loudoun
county. !{• v. A. r. Laird, pastor "f
tjic Preshytcrlan Church at Front Royal,
officiated. _ ,
Citirens Deplore the Action of the Board of
Thr> action of th<^ Board of Aldermen
In adopting a resolution reQulring the
r:: — . : :-i' a- odfttion !■> gi\-i> :>. bond ot"
{35,000 to ;!..■ 1 •, y was condemned <".i all
cides y. -:, •■). , .
The i':.r:::\:.[ Association is composed
of the most enterprising and substantial
citizens, none of wl.-..w 1 .-.. m dreamed of such
action on «!>■ part oJ thai body. This
matter will come up at tho meeting of
t!>.» Board of Directory next Tuesday
Labor Day Parade.
The Parade Committee '->f the Ontm:
'!:•;;(]»• ■■■-■'■ I bor Council :u the meeting:
Tuesday nlßht Indulged in much dlsc'.is
;<!•!! ab "■: thf I.;:h->r I'ay (■<■■]( Jir.ition and
tbe p.-.:.. '■■• 'lii- rommlti,.- will i:i:vl
ograin to-nigtit ax the residence of Mr.
F. w. Palmer, No. :vjo East Marshall
Repairs to Factory.
Th«* totwceo factory of Lexus & Broth
era at T» r enty-«econd and Main Streets
has closed flown for a few days, pemllns
repairs. The factory will start up again
03 Monday.
Assistant Treasurer.
Mr. Leo Wise has been :ipp<>lnted >-s
■Ustant treasurer of the Academy of
MugAo. lie ' las fo! ' sivoral years been
chief usber In the balcony of the Acade
Brought to This City.
Mr. U T eston T. SeJden, who has been
r-.itiiioet.-d with the Adams Grain & Pro
vision Company. Lynchburg-, Va., for the
p<i.-;t two years, arrived in the city yes
icri.iv momlng to take charge of the
bu&lness, which has b<;en removed to this
When a woman gives tip it is because
she lias gone to the utmost limit of
strength and endurance. It is a marvel
how women •will stagger on under the
dam- household burdens when the whole
body is racked with paiji.
For the nervous, run-down condition
which so many women experience, as a
result of overstrain in household cares,
there •is no medicine can equal Dr..
Pierces Golden Medical Discovery. It
strengthens the weak stomach by cur
ing diseases of the organs of digestion
and nutrition. It purifies the blood of
poisons which cause rheumatism and
other painful diseases. It nourishes the
nerves", and builds up the body with
Bound, healthy flesh.
There is no alcohol in "Golden Med
ical Discovery'? and it is entirely {rec
from opium, cocaine and all other nar
Accept no substitute for the " Discov
ery." There is nothing ■' just as good"
for weakness, nervousness and debility.
"I wact the -whole world to know what Dr.
Pierces medicines linvc done for me." writes
Mrs. Helen Uardjrrove. of Bangs. Knoi Co., 0.,
"I had many of tlie ills of woman's life. My
lr.ngs and throat troubled me besides, and I had
rheumatism. About a year ago I had to give
up wo,rk I was so bad. I had heard so .much
nV>cnt your medicine I thought I would try it.
I took four bottles of jour ' Golden Medical Dis
covery' end ' J'ellets,' and by the time I had taken
hnlf of the fir't bottle I be^an to gaiu, and kept
on getting better. And now 1 hare no more of
my old Qumcnts and am entirely cured of rheu
matism, I feel like a sew woman."
Dr. Pierces Common Sense Medical
Adviser is sent free on receipt of stamps
to pay expense of mailing only. Send
21 one -cent stamps for the book in
paper covens, or 31 stamps for cloth
binding. Address Dr. R. V. Pierce, Buf
falo, N. Y.
city. His many friends will wolecme
him home again.
Chicken Thieves.
Throe white boys entered the yard, at
Xo. ilil IC;ist Marshall Street yesterday
afternoon and stole three chickens. This
tliinjr has occurred several times in the
vicinity, and the officers are now deter
mined to put a stop to Fuch thieving, and
ask that any clue be reported to the First
Invited to Hie Conclave.
The Pre= s Committee of the twenty
eighth Triennial Conclave of th<> Knights
Templar of the I'nited States, which
meets In Louisvii'.e. August 27th to 30th.
has sent out invitations to all the news
papers In the country to have representa
tives present.
Scores Yesterday.
Boston. 8-0; New York, 3-3.
Brooklyn, 5; Philadelphia, 4.
Standing of the Clubs.
Clubs: W. L. P.C.
Pittsburg 54 33 .607
Philadelphia 54 30 .SSI
St. Louis 55 42 .5r.9
Brooklyn 50 il .532
Boston 45 47 .480
Xew York 3S 49 .457
Cincinnati 3S Zi .413
Chicago 37 Cl .37S
Where They Play To-Day.
Philadelphia at Brooklyn.
Boston at Now York.
Chicr.g-o at St. Louis.
American League.
Washington, S; Baltimore, 4.
Philadelphia, 0-C; Boston. 0-4.
Brooklyn, S ..=>; Philadelpliia, 4-2.
BROOKLYN, N. V., Augr. 1-i.— ln order
not to conflict with the Cresceus-AbbiVlt
raco Thursdaiy. the Brboklyns and Pliil.i
delphia played a. doutole-header, the sec
and game being the one scheduled for
to-morrow. Brooklyn won both gamos,
their first double victory this year. The
batting of Kelly and Farrel and the field
ing .>f Hallman wore the features of the
two s-ann-s.
Scon 71 by innings: R. 11. E.
Philadelphia 310000000 — 4 5 0
Brooklyn 100 02 200*— 5 10 2
Batteries: Duggleby and Jacklitch; Don
ovan and McC?uire. Time, 1:47. Umpire,
N.i ph. ■■
Sc •!■•-• I >• Innings (second prame): R. H. S.
Philadelphia 010000010—2 12 2
Brooklyn 010 30 010*— S 10 l
Batteries: Towrisend and Mrfarlanrl;
Newton and Farrell. Umpire, Nash.
Time, 2 hours. Attendance, 2.7w.
Boston, 8-0; New York, 3-3.
(B.r Associated rtvss. 1 *
NKW TORK, Aug. 14.— The New Yorks
broke even in the double-header with
Boston to-day. In the lirst same Tay
lor proved &ri easy mark for tho Bos
tons, and was hit hard when hits were
most needt d. Denzer pitched the second
frame for New York, and shut out the
visitors in clever style. Attendance, ;;,-
Score by innings: n. H. K.
Boston 000032 030—8 15 2
New York 000 0120 0 o^-3 t! 1
Batteries: Taylor and Werner; Willis
and lvittrldge. Umpire. Emslle. Time,
Score by innings (second game): R. IT. E.
Now York 0210u0000—3 10 1
Boston 000000000— 0 4 1
Batteries: Denzer ami Warner; Dlneen
and Moran. Umpire, EnisHe. Time, 1:50.
Wilmington, 5; Tarboro, 4.
WILMINGTON, N. C, Aug. 14.— Score
by innings: r. h. c.
Tarboro 2 000 000 02 — i S 2
Wilmington 10004 000*— 5 s 1
Batteries: Siairle. Bush and Lehman;
Itagun, Hopkins and Thackara.
The Graij'J Circuit.
(T.y Aisoclated Tress.)
GLEN FALL?. N. " V.. August 14.— The
third <:;■>■ 03 the grand circuit races here
was signalized by the largest attendance
In :■ • sis, nearly every business house in
the cit> '■ • sii .4 to allow employes to at
ti ra!. Summary:
2:OS ostce— -Ma2ette won thrpe straight
heats and race; Maxine, second; Dariel,
third. Bi st time, ;:0<: 1-4.
2:SB trot— Eleata wop. three straight
heats and race; Country J.. second; Por
to Rice. t!:;rJ. Best time. 2:12 1-2.
2:IS trot— Charlie Me won three straight
heats and race: -Susie J., second;. Belle
Curry, third: Best time. 2:u 1-4.
Open dally from C A. M. to --2 midnight
YYcfk-davs from S A. M. to 2 P. M. for
ladies exclusively.
Pool may be chartered for speriil hours
by clubs of fifty.
Admission. sc: with bath-room and
suit. '£*•-
National Seal Works,
1219 E. Main St., Cor. 13th,
Over Tlgnor's. Both 'Phonea.
Supposed to Have Been Struck and
Instantly Killed by Train 5
Paid Twenty Dollars Each and Costs For
Fighting on the Streets— Rcpublicaa
Volers Find Fault With Their
Ward Chairman.
(Special Dispatch to The Times.)
PETERSBURG, VA., Aaig. 14.— Henry
"vV'hite, a colored track walker on the At
lantic Const Line between Reams Station
and Stony Creek, was found dead at an
early hour th'.s morning. White is sup
posed to have been struck by a passing
train. The body was found on the side
of the road and from the condition of
the remains death, must have been in
An electric car on the way to F>rndale
Park jumped the track on. the bridge
across the stream just below Granite
Grove lnst night, and but for the care
fulness of Mortorman Talbott, a serious
accident would have h.'H pened. A wreck
ing crew from the city was telephoned
for and the track was cleared in about
an hour. There were sixty passengers on
the car when the accident happened.
An entrance was male by thieves last
night into the store, of F-ed Wilkerson,
corner of Perry and Gill Streets. The
thieves entered by metns of the transom,
and then unlockrd the front door. An
attempt was made to steal a showcase.
but the thieves must have become fright
ened and left, after taking the front door
key with them.
James Davis and E. J. Johnson, the
two negroes charsred with creating a dis
turbance on Harrison Street Saturday
night, in which a pistol was usen, were
tried in the Mayor's Court this morning
and fined S2O and costs each.
At a meeting of the Republican, voters
of Sixth Wtid. hel' 7 at Temperance Hall
last night, charges were preferred against
George King. ward, chairman, by George
E. Smith, and by a vote of those pres
ent King was ousted from the ward chair
manship and a resolution was adopted to
present the charges to the Republican
City Central Committee at its next meet
ins:' with a requcs- tl at the charges
against King- be sustu.'red and he be
Miss Pearl Cotton vs very ill with fever
U her father's reside! cc. on South Street.
Re\. Joseph Ruffin, of Amelia county,
l?as accepted the pastorate of the Third
P.aptist Church (colored.) of this city.
Miss Leonora Wright, of "Washington,
D. C, is visiting the Misses Vau'ghan,
on South Sycamore Street
Little- Clarice Wilkinson, daughter of Mr.
and Mrs. B. L. Wilkinson, of Manchester,
died very suddenly this morning at the
residence of her grandfather. Colin Hall.
where she was visiting. The little child
was taken with a congestive chill and was
sick only a short time.
Will Be Heard by His Former Congregation
the Nrxt Two Sundays.
Rev. Dr. James Y. Fair, formerly pastor
of Grace-Street Presbyterian Church, but
now pastor of the Independent Presby
terian Church, of Savannah. Ga>, will ar
rive in Richmond to-morrow afternoon,
and during his stay here will be the
guest of Mr. Edward Gray. Dr. Fail
will preach next Sunday morning at 11
o'clock in thft Grace-Street Presbyterian
Church and will also occupy the pulpit
on the morning: of next Sunday week.
The vestry of St. Luke's Episcopal
Church will hold its regular monthly
meeting to-nig-ht. after the evening ser
Grace Episcopal Church is bedng thor
oughly renovated. The painting of the
outside has iust been finished and work
men are now busy with the interior.
Services ir. the church are meanwhile
Dr. George Cooper, pastor of the First
Baptist Church, is attending the August
Confi rence at NorthrK-ld, Mass. W. R.
Moody; the son of the famous evangelist
Dwight Ij. Moody, is taking his fathers
place, and Dr. Cooper writes that the
attendance is greater than ever before.
The portrait In Oil of Dr. William E.
Hatcher; formerly pastor of Grace-Street
Baptist Church, which is on exhibition
in the window of Craig's art store on
Broad Street, has attracted considera
ble attention. The picture, a quarter
length portrait, is the work of Mr. ,T. P.
Walker, and is considered a very fine
likeness. When it has been approved
by a committee of tho. Grace-Sir.- t
Church, the picture- will be hung in the
Sunday school room.
The Rev. eorge T. Lumpkin, pastor
of The Baptist Church at Woldon. N. C.
is now aiding- ;he Rev. Decatur Edwards
In a series of meetings at Mine Run. i;i
Spotsylvania county. From Spotsylvania
he will go to Massaponax and then to
Middlesex county. He will spend his en
tire vacation in Virginia.
Street Cars May Be Used to Improve the City
iMail Service.
Postmaster Knight has returned to his
office greatly benefited in health by his
stay in the mountains, and full of idea
which will sive the public better mail
s. rvice in the city, and In every way
Increase and build up the- business of
the Richmond pcstcfllce.
It is understood that he has now on
foot a plan by which mail boxes will be
placed on certain street cars running into
the suburbs of the city, which will give
the people on the outskirts a postpfflee
passing their door every half hour. Kach
time the car passes the oillce a carrier
will be on hand to open the box and turn
the mail into the office to be put on the
iirft trains going 1 put of the city.
This plan Mr. Knight has had in mind
some time and hus now about completed
all details, and believes it will possibly
ii» <n operation within th-s next thirty
i lie street car system and schedule In
the city is admirably arranged for just
such a service, as nl! the cars from
suburban quarters pass the postoffice
Mr. Robert H. Talley, referee in bank
ruptcy, returhedi yesterday from a two
days" trip to New York.
Special taxes are being paid at the Tn
ternal Revenue office every day now,
wit the ;/> per cent, pna'ty added.
The deputy collectors in the Revenue
Agent's office ar systematically conyass
ing th city for delinquents, and are turn
ing into the department a great deal 6C
Pnstofficp Inspector Bulla arrived !n the
city yesterday morning and will be In his
ofF.co the greater part of the week.
Judge Waddill is regaining his strength
at Rockbridge Alum Springs.
Meeting of Church Hill Branch.
The monthly meeting of the Church
Hill Branch of the Woman's Christian
Association was held at No. 2603 East
Frankljn Street Tuesday afternoon.
Mrs. Snelling presldec' over the meeting.
Other ladles present: Miss Jones, Mm.
New, Mrs. Moore, Mrs. Tignor, Mrs.
Green, Mrs. Curry. Mrs. Dickinson.
The report of the matron, Mrs. Dand
ridge, waa submitted and other routine
business was transacted.
Tho success of the recent lawr.-party
in the gTOumle of the Van Lew man
sion, which netted $32.50, determined the
ladies to give another at the same place
during the month of August.
Will Endeavor to Fix Responsibility for
Wreck on C. & 0. Road.
An investigation will be held to-day in
the office of the tho superintendent in this
city to endeavor to fix the responsibility
for the wreck on the .Inm-s River Divi
sion of the Chesapeake and Ohio near
Norwood on. Tuesday, In which fifteen
cars we.-c derailed, one man killed and
two injured.
The work of clearing- away debris of
the wreck was prosecuted vigorously with
the. result that traffic was interrupted
only about six hours.
Brakeman Moore gives a graphic
account of the ac; ¥ id«nt. He says
that his. train. No. 95, consisting of
twenty empty coal-cars, ,vas going- west
at the rate of about twenty or twenty
flvo miles an hour, and the othes train
of loaded cars was coming east at about
half that rate of spepu\ At 5:16; be
tween Buffalo Springs and Greenway, his
train was rounding a curve, when he,
from his seat on the left side of the cab,
saw a train bearing down upon them,
within inn feet. Trevillian was busy
■wivii his engine, and his first warning was
Moore's cry of "Great God. fellows.
Jump!" Moore leaped f rnm the opening
between the cab and th--» tender, on the
ri^ht side of the car, and Trevillian fol
lowed immediately. J. E. Hawks, the
fireman, jumped from the other side.
So closo were the train? that, as Moore
jumped, he says, he saw thf> other en
gine within twenty fret, and as he struck
the ground the crash came, and he saw
at the same instant one. of the great
block coal-cars fallinc toward him. He
shut his eyes, but instead of being kill
ed, was knocked ten fe..t by the corner
of the car. Tie crawled off into the.com
field to "scape the st»nm. and when the
dust and steam clenrnri away he found
Trevillian. who had been ripht upon nlm
when the crash came, lying wltn his legs
under the car and a. Rxen! cash in his head.
Moore had hardly lifted his head and spok
en to him when Trevillian died in his arms.
Hawks, the fireman, was caught under
th' 5 trticks nf one of the cars and bruised
very badly. He was unable to stand, but
will recover. Moore received a cut four
inches long- under his rip;ht arm. where
the corner of the car struck him. and is
sore from head to font, but not seriously
Injured. They were tr«ate<i i>>- Dr. Ross,
who wer.t up with t.h r - «;irci.il train.
The Academy Buildings Kemodelled and Made
Like New.
St Mary's Eeneilictiao Academy, Xo.
rT;-rit North "<•* 'irtl. Scront. lias been
g tntly impi'iv-'! for ire coming session.
The entire at/ivrur" has been thoroughly
renovated. Soir'j of thj buildings are en
i nly rerr.o '.->■', nevr r!;'pc and music
roc-ros have Up--n formrd. all attention
given to ventilation, arc: the whole insti
tution fitted \vitn a r il i-ect system of
The play ground' ha.<; been sreatly en
larged, an important feature being- the
covered "boardwalk" for exercise in in
clement weather. N»ith - 2" expense nor
labor has been spared to render this
academy attractive anil one of the lead
in? institutions of the city.
The curriculum, p.s heretofore, will be
of the highest order.
The academy has long ago established
a reputation for vocal and instrumental
music, also for drawing, painting, silk
embroidery, lace and general needlework.
Studies will be resumed Monday. Sep
tember 9th. The Sisters are also in charge
of St. Edith's Academy, Bristow, Va.
Contract Let to Cincinnati Frim— Work to Be
Finished by February !s!h.
Tho contract for the new Homestead
Hotel at Hot Springs. Va.. has been let
to James Griffin & Sons, of Cincinnati,
i ililo. they being the lowest ot" several
bidders. The work is to re completed by
February 15th next. While tne new hoto»
will follow the s^ner^l lines of the ona
destroyed recently ny fir?, it will be
vastly superior, thoroughly modern and
up-to-date in every particular and will
be of brick. There will lie one bath-room
for even* two bed-minis, and the hotel
Will be run o.i both the American and
European plans, having separate dining
.\ f.-atnro will be tho lobby, which will
bp unusually fine. Ther" will also be a
grand ball-room at ths front corner of
the hotel and connected thereto.
The largest clock ever brought to Rich
mond is now being placed i nthe tower
pf the new union flrpot of the Chesapeake
and Ohio and Seaboard' Air Line Rail
ways. At night the tower will be lighted
by electricity and as tho hands arc about
four feet lons it will he possible to tell
the time, day and night, Irom a great
Atiractive Buttons Have Been Received at
The Carnival Committee on Parades
met last ni.qhi and discussed the plans
that they are now considering. The pa
rades this year promises to be the most
attractive and successful ever given In
ibis city.
The buttons recently ordered by the Car
nivu! Committee on Advertising have ar
rived and arc- now being distributed Irom
headquarters. No. 1111 JCast Main Street.
Ten thousand were ordered.
Many inquirii s have been received at
headquarters, asking when the Carnival
is to be held. The Carnival will be given
the week of October 7th.
Appreciate iiis Good Work.
■Mr. Arthur P. Wilmer, of the firm of
Blackford & Wilmer, agents tor the Pru
dential Insurance Company of America,
ha:; been presented by the officials of the
company with a handsome cut-glass sil
yer-rimmed eUuxt. pitcher. The gift was
a token of appreciation of the efficient
manner in which, be hns handled the
Richmond branch o£ the Intsiness.
Coffee Makes Many Dyspeptics,
"Coffee and I had quite a tussle. Two
years ago 1 w;is advised by the doctor
to -lUiL the use ct coffee, for I had a
chronic case of. dyspepsia and serious
nervous trput>|es, which did not yield to
tieatnitiu. J was so addicted to the use
01 coffee that it seemed an impossibility
to quit, bin wl>trii 1 was put on Postum
Ccrea] Food Coltte, there wad no trouble
in making the change, and to-day i am
a .well woman.
One of The lady teachers in our pubiic
schools was sick and nenous. Fre
quently the only thing she took for
t>reaKiast was a cup of coffee; I urged
her to try leaving oft the coffee and
use Postum instead. "Went so far as to
send her a. sample from my box and
gave her directions; She now uses noth
ing but Postum Food CortY* and told
me a. short time ago that she was per
fectly well.
It is easy to make good Postum once
a person becomes accustomed to it. Put
four heaping: teaspoons u> the pint of
water and after it comes up to a boll
set; th.it from that time on it boils flf
teen or twenty minutes; then use good
cream anii you have a drink that would
t-f relished o> the Queen. Be sure and
put a piece ot butter the size of a pea
m liv* ]>ot to prevent boiling over." Mrs.
Lizzie YVhittaker, J\idder, jtfo. Postum
la sold uy all first class grocers at 15
an<i 25 ecut3 per package. .
Came to Richmond to See the
Sights and Saw
As the result of a spree engaged in by
Mr. J. C. Spears, a well-to-do citizen of
Ora.ngebu rg, S. C, and a number of ac
quaintances here, a young man named
Otis Howard was arrested yesterday af
ternoon and placed in custody at the
First Station by Detectives Gibson and
Wren on the charge of being a suspi
cious character. A specific charge against
the young man was not made.
It appears that Spears and several other
men. among them John Riddle, whom
Spears had engaged as a "bodyguard"
during- his stay in Richmond, at S3 a day.
started out Tuesday nipht to see tht*
sights and spent considerable money. At
an up-town bar-room Spears put up his
watch for something less tnan $5. but later
on h« redeemed it, and the party went
"down the line" until all hands were
pretty well filled up. At some hour dur
ing the nirht Spears exhibited a certified
check, which, at the instnnce of Riddle,
was torn up ajid thrown in the sewer. He
had also a thousand-mile railroad ticket,
which was taken from him by Riddle for
sa.te keeping.
After the party had seen all the sights
of the city, all hands went to bed. and
when Mr. Spears awoke next mornin.er his
watch was mi=sinp. The detectives went
to work on the case, and in a. short while
had Riddlp. Spears and sevpral oth^r
members of the party of the night before
at poiict? headquarters.
Spears at first charged Riddle with hav
ing the watch, but this- was denied, and
the denial was backed up by others in
the party, and then Spears withdrew his
charge. Tie said that he was drunk and
didn't know what happened. The party
left headquarters, and the detectives iet
out on a search for thp watch.
Later young Howard was arrpsted. and
the stnry will be cleared up in the Police
Court to-day.
Those of Mr, Trevillian and Mrs. Powell Oc-
cur This Afternoon.
There will be two funerals of a particu
larly distrepsins: natures from adjoining
houses on South Pine Street this after
noon, onn of a strong man killed in the
prime of life and thf* other of an old
lady, whose death followed Immediate
ly upon the announcement of tho fatal
accident to her ganddaughter's hus
band. The first funeraj will be that of
Mr. Samuel D. Trevillian, of Xo. 20-1
South Pine Street, a very popular en
gineer of the Chesapeake and Ohio Road,
and the other that of Mrs. Sarah A.
Powell, Mrs. Trevilliaii's grandmother.
As was announced In yesterday's Times.
Mr. Travillian was killed in the collision
Tuesday afternoon near Norwood on th^
James River division of the Chesapeake
and Ohio. The news reached Richmond
shortly before half-past 11 that nigtit.
Xext door to Mr. Trevillian's. at No. 2'>2
South Pino Street, is the house of Mrs.
Trevillian's grandmother, Mrs. Sarah A.
Powell, widow of the late Jos. F. Powell.
Mrs. Powell, who was seventy-nine years
of age, was pros-tratod by nervous shock
upon hearing- the news, and died less than
half an hour afterwards of paralysis
Mrs. Powell was the mother of Mrs. A.
B. Anderson and the late Mrs. Julius E.
Thompson, of Mr. Trevlllians wife, and
of three sons, Messrs. Kelson. Jos. F.
and Jefferson H. Powell. Mr. Trevillian
had no children.
Mrs. Powell's funeral will take plac°
from the house at 3 o'clock this afternoon.
Rev. J. Finley Gnle. of L,nnrpl-Stret>t
Methodist Church, will conduct the. ser
vices, assisted by Rev. Thos. R. S»-mmcF.
of St. Andrew's Kpis^opal Church.
Messrs. Jnr>. S. Blunt. Jno. F. Seay. \V.
U Wade, Jos. H. Wade. W. P. Khowles;
Wm. Bryant, H. C. Forstmann and M. Fill
Seay will be the pallbearers. The int?r
ment will be. made at Hollywood.
Tho funeral of Mr. Trevillian will take
place from St. Andrew's Episcopal
Church at 5 o'clock this afternoon. Th->
services will bo conducted by Re%'. Thomas
Semmes, of St. Andrew's, with Masonic
ceremonies. The pallbearers will be
chosen this afternoon by Masonic Lodge
No. 10 of Richmond and the Brotherhood
of Locomotive Engineers, of which h^
was a member. Tho interment will tako
placo at Hollywood Cemetery.
Miss Maltic Louise Lyne Becomes tbe Bride
of Mr. T. Grayson Jones.
Mr. T. Orayson Jones, a popular young
business man, and Miss Mattie Louise
Lyne, the attractive daughter of Mrs. M.
B. Lyne, were ms,rr!ei! yesterday mo ru
ins at the home of the bride's mother,
1004 West Main Street. Rev. Dr. Thomas
E. English performed the ceremony.
The parlor in which the ceremony was
performed was prettily decorated with
palms and ferns. Miss Lyne was attired
in a lovely dress of white organdy with
tulle veil, carrying a shower bouquet of
bride's roses.
Miss Madeline Lyne, of Centralia. cousin
of the bride, who acted as maid of honor,
wore a dainty dress of white organdy and
carried a bouquet of pink carnations. Lit
tle Miss Georgie Lyne carried the ring
and was sweetly dressed in white or
gandy with blue ribbons. The best man
was Mr. Fairfax Jones, of Henrico coun
After tho ceremony tho young coupie
left on their honeymoon, which they will
spend at Virginia Beach; Old Point Com
fort and other Virginia resorts.
The bride is the very attractive daugh
ter of Mrs. M. E. Lyne and the late R. B.
Lyne and is a highly accomplished young
lady. Mr. Jones is a son of Mr. William
Ellis Jones and is a. well-known young
business man of this city.
Mr. and (Mrs. Edward B. Gude, who
were married in Washington on Monday,
were tendered a reception Tuesday night
at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and
Mr?. D. F. Jones, No. 320 North Twenty
ninth Street.
Those present were. Mr. and Mrs. Ed
ward Glide. St\, Misses Liliie Gregory.
Grade Martin, Maggie Perdue, 'Mary Cot
trell, Eva Gude, May Dozler, Annie Jones
Xellie Martin; Mesdames John Friseh
korn, L. Dozter, T. Drew, C. Perdue. H.
Frlschkorn. D. F. Jones. W. CottreH. C.
Cotlreli; Messrs. Hofcmrt Chas. Sears. Jas.
Cogbill, Willie Seal, Willie Wyatt, Willie
Jonc-s, Shay Morgan, James Jones, Mr.
and Mrs. Kuster, Leonard Kuster, Wil
lard Jones and Charlie Meanley.
A most delightful time was spent by all
(Mx. and Mrs. Gude returned from Wash
ington Tuesday morning. Thpy have
beeu the recipients of many handsome
and useful pre-mts. They will board at
the home of Mrs. Gude's parents.
Over a Century Old.
Miss Ti'.lie Hentshell, the assistant sec
retary of the Carnival Association, has o.
copy of the "Ulster County Gazette,"
published at Kingston on Saturday. Jan
uary 4. ISOO, bei;;s Xo. SS of the second
volume. The paper is In a fine
state of preservation, and contains
accounts of the meeting of Con
gress, President Adams' address.
thr> battle of Zurich and other
things of interest. The paper is in
mourning for the late President Wash
ington, and there is a poem on his death.
Property Transfers.
Richmond: R. B. Chaffin's trustees to
R. Lancaster Williams, interest in-» 56 '1-12
feet on the south sido of the main altey
In the square bounded by Frsnlclln, Sha-
for Infants and Children*
Castoria" is a harmless snbstitnte for Castor 00, Pare-
V goric, Drops and SootTiing Syrups. It is Pleasant. It
contains neither Opium, j&lorphino nor other ]Sarcotic
substance. It destroys Worms and allays Fevenshness.
It euros Diarrhoea and Wind Colic. *t relieves Teeth
ing Troubles and cures Constipation. It regulates tno
Stomacli and Bowels, giving healthy andnatnrri sleep.
The Children's Panacea— The Mother's Friend,
The Kind You Have Always Bought
y* Bears the RiPTminra nf a^ gr
In Use For Over 30 Years.
|WM J§L €2 JS |
gS. A good time-piece is an absolute necessity these busy days. If jou need ||9
nuch a watch, call at our office and see our large assortment. We carry the fIM
B^l trost complete line of watches in the city. Ml
.Mail orders given prompt attention. :f= 1
75<T ONLY "75c
nuiliiifif Iffy i isilll bi HGfsfiui ! isOffbi
Saturday iMsgH-fc, A«jgr. f7th.
10 O'clock.
Ladies and Children, each ----- 50l-
Tickets Good to Return the Following Tuesday.
f^^l Making Any „ ]
<Tl78? Glasses Do. !
"* I '^ re ou one °^ ''' c ir '" rv w^° ' euv a P 3 ' r "^ cheap
JS^ X7\* glasses which you think are "about right," and "make
A^**"**- Ua**-^ ths'm do?" AH wrong — it costs very little moreto have
' S^j^pv We give Cash Rebate Coupons; or, if you prefer a
o> n^^\. f per cent, discount for cash.
Manufacturing Jewelers and Opticians. 731 Hast Maiti Street. j
Ws entered the most nev- 1
f t *-4?i\ C/^ students last month that
RfCH% WO%, mersnKul." This sho.vs
S^ W^H 9S&KO i« -SIeSisJSS
iiifiii'l^ll ; Si & ]£^di '^i^rj^^l^'^l^^l -olirge south of the; Poto-
® £~D '^H^ -ii niac river."
HUggtefe^a^^^^;^ x %m our students to take post-
Lli|iP#?^ M^y'll;^ '&sjm tions. t.ve in one&j. "ore
a Both sexes. No vaca
~"~--s'S?^~s*^«s3i s «, -—^' —^'-^T--?iZ" tion. Enter now. Cata
--^«-—' .^^^^^_- — *- — •- Eogue; free.
This old Virginia institution insures all
descriptions of property in city and coun
try Dwellings, Furniture. Stores. Farm
Buildings, Crops, School-Houses,
Mills. Churches. Factories, cic.
1. B. Addison, D. 0. Davis,
YV. Josiah Leake, Otto \oltir.g,
N. W. Bowe, W. H. Palmer.
Wm. H. Palmer, W. H. McCarthy
President. Secretary.
for and "Laurel Streets and Park Ave
nue, $3,500.
J. B. Carlton to Maggie T... Cariton.
25 feet on cast side of Twenty-eighth
Street, 101 feet north of. O Street, sub
ject to deed of trust for $560.
James \V. Gordon, special commission
er, to Mary J. Harton, 41 feet on east side
of Valley or Severn hcetuh Street, and s*>
feet on west side of Valley or Seventee.'i'h
Street, S~2.
G. J. Hunt and wife and Chas. K. Wil
lis and wife to the. Fulton Brick WorKs,
W. J. Parrish, proprietor. 27 feet on north
side Park Avenue, 13-1 feet from Allen
Avenue, 55,500.
That we can do much better for
you on Watchea than you can do
e;=c where, being Watch Inspsctera
for two railroads necessarily hand
lint? a Quantity of Watches. Buying
!!■ 1 lantitiea :in>l ;'cr cu.sh, we buy
( cheaper and sell cheaper. .More
\ over, you buy from persons who
{ have experience En the watch busi
nesa and you ar^ a ire o* getting a
watch that keeps time, as we test
every movement before letting it go
out of the house-. We carry a comp
lete ll r :o of Jewelry. Diamonds,
Repairing a Specialty.
Bring ua your watch if It does not
keep time. We will Sx It and
guarantee eatir? satisfaction: Our
rc-pcir i.Vpartmsnt is the largest In
thti city. We trmploy the highest
class of workmen. We manufac
ture ar.d repair jewelry right in the
house, do not have to aand It to
New Tork.
J. L Alien & Co.,
Jewelers, \
\ 14tti and Main Streets, j
A\ I W 1/1 iIDR.TAF-rS
iiui lliflixAsthniaisnß
Tork Utr. ,

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