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BEINSTYLE lt don't cost any rriore than being oul o style. Evoythlng up-to-d2tc in HATS AND Gentlemen's Fornistiinp AT WUSCOE H. GARNETT'S, Eighth and Maln. :N. J. A. W; DIED AT HIS HO.ME Spisndid Struggle Against a Wast ing Disease. SOLOIER," STATEMAN, LA.WYER Commandrd llie Slonewall Brignde and Led a Strcauous and Evenliul i'olitical C?rcer?Funeral To-Dsy at Wythevilie. (Sptviai Dispatch So The Times.) WTTiiiiViLLL, VA., Oct. ^J.?General u. sold'er, statesman, an, died at his resi morning about 8 iful illness of several Oames iawy< r and polit 11. nce hen Sun< O'clock after a p toc-.-ks from dysentery. ]Ic- met tho griiu specler as nc had done fevery other problern ln !ife. bravely and actermined, living for oays when it Beancd his vilta.lity could not stand an otivcr attack. His splendid constitution, however. resisted to the last and he d*ied irom exhaustion. HJs iliii'-ss coirrmenced a month ago when he was in his usual rugged health, a splendid specirocn of mature manhood. The disease encroaelic-u gradually and he daily grew weaker. He died with his famlly and devoted wife at iiis side. His funeral will take pjace at the Presbyterian Church here at 2 o'clock to rnorrow afterrioon, and his remains will be laid in East-Ehd C< metery. jilS LIFE. On Septembcr Xi. 1S32. he was born In Augusta county. Virginia. where his ear lv lif,; was passed. His academic edu? cation was fiuished at the Virginia Mil itarv Institute, in the class of 1S51. and he immedialely nfterward studied law for one scssion at the University of Vir? ginia Two years later, in 1S51, he be gan the practice of his profession at Xew bern. Pulnski county, in parlnership .witli his brother-ln-law, Colonel Thcmas Poage. This paitnership eontiiued until the be ginhing r.f the war. when both its mem 1" is entered the military service of the GEXERAL JAMES A. WALKER. ing which time the remnant of the First and Second' 'Brigades were consolidated. Tpon recoverihg from his wound. he rc lurned to the service, and was at Ap pomattox at the surrehder. Many of the heroes of the lost cause reraesnber the speeeh he made there wnen his men dis banded. Iiis poiitical career began immediately after the war, and he recelved the Dem ocratic nomination for l.icutenaut-Gov ernor upon the WIthcrs. Waiker, Marye ticket, which was subsequently with (li-.iwn, and Gilberl C. Waiker, John F. Lcwis and James C. Tayior nominated. ln tlie early seventies he served two tcrms in the General Assembly, as the Demoeratic member from Puhtski eoun-" ty. and received the Dempcratic nomina tion for the offlce of Lleuteriant-Goyern nr and subsequently alected upon the ticket with F. W. M. -Holiday in 1STS. The t'our years of this Jcrm he scryed, nncl was before the next State Demoeratic Convention, in 1SS5, as a candidate for tho Domihatinn for i*\<- ofiice d? Attorney EFIfs From Geo. C. Ccick, Owcns Mill. Mo. : "Some time ago 1 bought a Dackage of P\ramid Pile Ctire for roy wife who had suffered very much. The first trial d!a her more good than anything she has ever trle'd It Is just what is claim^d for it for it curod her completelv.V For gale by ad druggists. Little book "PUes. Cause and Oure" mniJed free Pyramid Drug Co.. Marshall. Mich. Gencral. but was dcfeated bys General | Ruiufl A. Ayere, of Wlse county, and the present member of the Constitutional Convention from the countles of Wlse, Dickonson and Buchanan. WITHDKEW FROM POLITICS. After this time. General Waiker grad ually withdraw from activc participation ln politlcs, ai''! devoted himself assid uously to the practicc of law. with his ofiice at Wytheville, where he had re moved from Pulaski in 1SS0. ln his practice in Wythe, Pulaski and adjoin ing countles he met with great success, and his namc was assoclated with many important cases in this setinon and ap pears frequently in the Virginia rcports, until about" 1S&6, when hc withdraw al most cntlrely from practice and devoted himself to politlcs. Jn 3S?1 hc recelved by acclamatlon the Republican nomination for Congress from , the Xinth District, and was electcd, de- j feating Judge H. S. 1C. Morrison, Of Scott j county; in 1SSG he was again nominated j by t!i.> Republican party and clccted, dc-. feating Judge S. W. Williams, of Wythe. | Agam in 1SSS, he recelved; the Republican | nomination, but was defeated by. the j Demoeratic nominee, Judge W. F. Rhca. I This election he contested strenuously, i but the report of the committee, which was sustained by the House, was in j favor of the conter.tee. Once more, in 1900, the Republican party of his district i made him its standard bearer in the Congressional race, and again he was de- | feated by Judge Rhca, his former op ponent by an increased majority. con- i tcst of this election instituted by him ; will be dctermined by the next session of Congress. Within the last few months he has, to some extent, resumed his practice. PERSOXAL, EXCOUXTERS. On more than one occasion General i Waiker has partic.pated in serious per sonal encounters. The last of these, while taking uepositions in his first Con? gressional contest, at Bristol, on March 11, isi>y, where hc shot, but without fatal effect, W. S. Hamilton, an attorney of tiiat city, and was himself shot through the right shoulder by George C. Davis, the stenographer, who was taking the deposuions, resulting in the permanent disabling of his right arm. For the shooting of Hamilton he was tried and acquitted, and Davis was, like wise, acquitu-d, self-defense being the grounds of the defense interposed by both. In 1S57, in Augusta county, he was mar riod to Miss Sarah Poage. From this '.narrlage thero were six children, three of whom. together with Mrs. Waiker, are now living. viz.?A. E. Waiker, Esq., of Florence, Ala.; Mrs. James R. Jordan, of Wytheville; and Mrs. M. M. Caldwell, of Wytheville. General Waiker was widely known to both Demoeratic and Republican poli ticians in Richmond. When he was de? feated of the Demoeratic nomination for Governor by John W. Dar.iel, in 1881, he "fell out" with Richmond, which went ncr.inst him in the convention. At the time he came here to deliver the address at the unveiling of the A P. HIP Mnnumen* General WnlVor sa?d to a Times reporter in his room at Mur phy's Hotel: "1 made up my mind atter that convention never to set my loot upon Richmond soil. But this invitation was one I could not well afford to de clino. So here I am." The General on several subsequent oc casions came here to attend meetings of the State Republican Committee. He was very popular' with the Confederate voterans, who admired his many ex collent Qualities as a soldier. FOUNDERS' DAY. Tablet to be Unveiied at William and Mary by Coloniai Dames. (Special Dispatch to The Times.) ' WILL1AMSBURG; VA., Oct.' 21.?The local Coloniai Dames are busy preparing :'.'i the reception of the visiting Dames to-morrow, when the tablet to the found ers of William and Mary College is to be unveiied. Mrs. Matthew Pleasants, of Richmond. the old'est of the Coloniai Dames of Virginia, is to unveil the stone. Many Richmonders "are expected. The Hamptori soeieties of the A. P. V. A. and D. A. K. will run an excursion from Hampton and Newport Xews for tlie benelit of a tablet in the new Syms Eaton School. This school has always been very closelj" connected with William and Mary. one of the most im:iortant links being Colonel John B. Cary, 'of K;chmontf, an alunmus of this college and principal of the old Hampton Academy, newly christened Syms-Eaton. Since the transformation of William an.i Mary into a part of the public school system. all the prhicipals of this Hamp ticii school have been alumni ot this col? lege SENATOR DANIEL OUT. Drivcs in His Buggy for First Time?Pastors Called. (Speeial Dispatch to The Times.) LYXCHBURG, VA., Oct. 2L?Senator John W. Danlel drove out in his buggy to-day for the tirst time since he was taken sick. The First Baptist Church yesterday morning extended <a cail to Rev. George W. Truett, of tiic First Baptist Church of Dallas, Texas, who is said to be one of the strohgest ministers in the South ern Baptist Convention. Mr. Truett is called to succeed Rev. F. C. iMoConnell, D. D. Rev. J. iMcD. Reynolds, of Bedford county, has heen called to Bethesda Presbytcnan Church to succeed Rev. S. Gordon Hutton, resigncd. The condition of C- W. Hitt, who was assault'-l and severely cut by a negro a ifew dirs ago, is very encouraging. It lcok? now as if he will recover. BACKED THE CARS ON HIM. urakeraan Fatally Hurt While Coupling Cars on ii.c i.aoo^rJ. ..ELDOX.X. C, Oct. 21.-While un couplmg cars on the tx.aL.oard -x.r Lme criaay night, Mr. willie M. Bishop, who was a'eting as llagman on the.train, went uader the cars to cut the air tnaites .oosj. ..n.ic unuer the train. the. eng->:ieer shoved the cars back, catching Mr. Bish op's fooL The front part ol the l j >t \ as cerribly crushtd, and Saturday it was am pjtated. Mr. Bishop's heart t.v.Kd to beat properly after the acci.L' it, and Sun? day he passed awiy. Hc was a line railroad man, and was for several years located lr. M:;nchetttr, Ya.. being there in the seivue of the. At lantic Coast Line. He had mly been with tht Seabpard Air Line a fe-.? marJhs.. 1-Iis wife was formerly Miss Eva ^.-"otter. and he and ? his family have. .1 numbc-r of friends in RiohmonI and Manchoster. The funeral took Elace this afternoon at 3:U0 o'clock. Rev. J. D. uun-ay, pastor of the Methodist Episcopal Church, con ducted the scrvices, and the interment was in Cedarwood Cemctery, where a few weeks ago he buried his little son. Annivirsary of L'ali'i Bluff. (Special Dispatch to The Tlmcs.) LEESBURG.VA., Oct.21.?Tho Loudoun Chapter of the Daugh^ers of the Confed eracy celebrated the fonieth anniversary of the battle of Ball's Bluff by a reception at the club rooms of the chapter this af ternoon from 4 till 6 o'clock. Mrs. Ster ling Murray, president of the organiza vion, recelved, assisted by Mrs. X. C. Pur cell, Mrs. Georgo Hoffman and Mrs. Hen-' ryf Harrison. Krefreshments were served and appropriate addresses made by Judge Xichol, of the Circuit Court, and Colonel K. V. White. co*nmandcr of the Confed? erate Vetora-na. To purge the bowcls.in a hurry. Any old.dosc .will do that. Tho gentle persistcnt-method alone rcsults in the cure of haoitual con stlpation MASON'S BROWX TABLETS begin by gently stlmulat ing the liver. You take them at bedtimc-you're all right ln tho morning. There will bcno gripe-no discomfort. Your bowels will act just as though they had never forgottcn to do so. Xo Calomcl. Aloes or Opiates. ;,..-. Mason's BROWN Tablets cure Cotistipatiou Billtoua and Lfver Tronbles, Bad Brcath-O. K. in the morning. ,,,, Mason's White Tablels Cnre rco uaiomci, aiocs or upiaie*. ^jty^jj-^jw SORE T11R0AT Msson'B Yellnw Tabtets Cure J&V&SSFJVbL Tonsllifl'i Colds? Sea nnd Car S.cknes^ HMdache- ^^p^^^i Mason's Cream of Olivcs Cnre. firain nno Nerve lonlc, iuc ffiSfemjpalHif^^ ^Ha C.'TARRH Mason's Bro*n TabletsCure ITHir l? M | 1 i Cronp, Piatples, Neuralgln, 4ii V m KJLSJ?LJL_jOLJUf Burns and Piles, 25c. u ? d-Jt.IImpi? CMrl!"18, 10C' \y%$*$&Kter AllDrtifBlstsormailedforpricebT Mason's Rcd Tablcts Cure ^gSffiWttS? H. T. MASON CHEMICAL CO., .... ?,??.,,, ^S^Stbl&SK 521 Arcb Street, BroBCb,t|n?o.,Bni,?^rest.IOc. ^&&^ Phllade.pbia. P* A GREAT FIELD DAY IN VIRGINIA (Continued From First Page.) which is assured, there being no opposi tion, but that the full vote might be east for Montague, Willard and Anderson. His speech created great enthusiasm. He then introduced Delegate S. L. Kel ley, of Richmond, who for more than an hour electrilied his audience and brpught down rapturous applause at his purigent thrusts at Hoge, DIckinson and Groner, and has fair and manlj appeals to the people to retain thS"tontrol of affairs in Democratic hands. His remarks were beautified by lofty fiights of eloquence, and his anecdotes caused peals of laugh'ter. The county will give good report on election day. The Rapublicans had no representative here. Mr. Kelley made many friends, wh'o wiil always glady welcome him to the county of Southampton. SPEAK1NG AT CULPEPER. The People Cold Towards the Constitutional Convention. (Special Dispatch to Tbe Times.J CULPEPER, VA., Oct. 21.?This was a political field' day in old Culpep'er. County; Court was in session and a big crowd was present from the country. Mr. C. M. Louthan, of Charlottesville. for the Re publicans, spoke to an audience In the Opera House, the majority of whom were colored. His talk was most larjjely dircct ed against the Constitutional Convention. W. H. Eggbern, of this county, made a short talk. after which the Republican meeting adjourned. At the Democratic meeting. just across the street. W. B. Richards. of Front Royal, spoke to quite a crowd. He made a fine add'ress and strongly adyocated the election of the entire Democratic ticket? county, district and State. The speaker, however, had hardly a fair show, his be? ing an open-air street meeting, and liable to.all the noise and confusion in cident thereto. While he merited and re? ceived applause. yet when spcaking of the Constitutional Convention the ap? plause was conspicious for its absence. While Culpcper is a Democratic countv, yet" there is a great anathy manifested toward the coming election. H. C. RICE NOMINATED. Ciear Stalementof How the Democratic Con lest in Charlotte Was Settled. (Special Dispatch to The Times.) WREX'S POSTOFFICE, IIIDWAT PRECIXCT, Oct. 21.?At the'rrimary held in Charlotte county some time ago H. C. Rice received a majority at all tho precincts - except Mldway. Owing to ir regularity at the. primary there were no retu'rns received from Midway. By consent of both candidates, H. C. Rice and A, J. Terry, and their friends, the vate was taken at Mldway, October 15th, 10th, 17th and 18th, bv three men inutually agreed upon, who went from hcuse to house to take tlie vote of all whlte men. H. C. Rice received a ma? jority of four in the precinct, which, add ed to that of the rest of the county, gives him a majority of nineteen. He is, there fcre, the Democratic nominee of Char? lotte. SPEAKING IN YORK. The Democratic Candidate and Maryus Jones Arouse tuthusiasoi. (Special Dispatch to Tho Times.) TAMPICO, VA., Oct. 21.? L. P. Stearnes, Democratic candidate for the House, was given an ovation at Yorktown to-day, where he made his ppening speech; The Courthouse was packed. He was intro? duced by County Chairman W. E. Uos singan. Mr. Stearnes speech was short anu' to the point, and his hearers were well pleased. Then followed Mr. Maryus Jcnes, who held the audience for an hour and poured hot shot into J. Hampton lioge and' his followers. SPEAKING liN PULASKI; J. C. Wysor and Congressman Rhea Made Good Addresses to Voiers. . (Special Dispatch to The Tlmcs.) PULASKI, VA, Oct.-21. ?A large crowd was here to hear the speecbes of J. C. Wysor aud Congressman W. F. Rhea. Mr. Wvsor, ln a speech of one and a hali hours, warmly advocated the election of the Democratic ticket. He discussed the Constitutional Convention, and expressed the conviction that no white man would be disfranchised by its sUffrage plan. Mr. Rhea's speech was an eloquent ef fort and was received with tnthusiastic approval by the crowd. He deriouncod the record of the Republican party in Vir ginia, and his speech was cohsldered a very e'ffective campaign effort. kepublicaus in Roanoke, (Special Dispatch to The Timos.) ROANOKE, VA., October 21.?Pat Mc Caull and Winfrcd Gfiffln, of Salem, ad? dressed a large crowd at Assembly Hall iO-night in advocacy of the Republican ticket. McCaull undertook to contradict all the claims of the Dcmocrats in re gard to the prosperity of the State, and attacked tho Constitutional Convention. About one-third of the crowd were ne groes. WHI Welcome Anderscn. (Special Dispatch to The TJmes.) BRISTOL. VA, Oct. 21.?The City Dem? ocratic Committec is makirig preparatlons to receive Wm. A. Anderson, Democratic canaidata for Attorney-General, when he speaks in Bristol to-morrow night. It is anticipated that the Opera House will be lilled on this occasion. Interest is grow insr in the campaign in this end of the State,- and the leaders of both parties will endeavor to get out a full vote. Pclitics (n Alexandria. (Special Dispatch to The Tlmes.) ALEXAXDRIA, VA., Oct. 21.?The first political gun in the gubernatorial flght wil: be flred ln this city next Thursday hlght when Colonel J. Hampton Hoge will speak ln the Opera House. The Republi? can leaders are making an active flght here, and expect to poll a large colored vote. . The City Democratic Committee will arrange to have speaklng here from riow ,n ttntll the'close of the campaign. The Democrats claim that Mr. "Montague will ; csrry the city by a handsome majority. ALL DECORATING IN PETERSBURG The Bunting Gave Out and Richmond Called On, jVcamore STREET is gay. The Courtbcuse and Municipal Buildings Put on Brigul Colors?Aduiiral Melviile Fxpected to Attcnd Confederate Rcunion. (Special Dispatch to The Times.) PETERSBURG, VA., Oct. 21.?Dccorat ing 'for the Confederate reunion 1s engag ing the atttntion of all. There are few budldings on Syeamore So-eet this after noon that have not heen decked out for the occasion, and each occupant vies with the other for artistlc show. ' Every store had sold all the bunting on hand by 10 o'clock, and more has been ordered. Some have arranged to pur chase their decorations in Richmond, so that there will be no delay. Sycamore Street has presented the ap pearance of a holiday all day. Business men, in the absence of avaiiable decora tors, have taken up the work themselves. Every effort to git through with pressing work is tieing made, so that the week may be given to pleasure and' entertain ment. The courthouse and other municipa.l buildings have been appropriately deco rated. A Confederate flag will be placed in the hand oi Madanioustice at the top of the courthouse tower. ADMIRAL MELYILLE. Rear Admiral George W. Me.ville, of the Ur.ited States Xavy, will attehd the re? union, and will be" the guest of Congress anan F. R. Dassitef. Dr. Battle ipreached an able and elo quent sermon to the Sons of Veterans last night at the First Baptist Church. Two men were killed by railway trains near Peters'ourg yesterday. Captain J. J. Dickinson, a stock raiser. of Castle wood. Russell cotrhty, Ya., was killed by the srtnnon-ball train on the Atlantio CoaSt Line yesterday mbmirig, a short distancc thia side' of Port Walthall. Dickinson was in Petcrsbu.rg Saturday wilth a car-load of ho'rses for Richmond. and when the car was transferred from the Xoi'folk and Westerh to the Atlahtic Coast Line track, it was dela'yed^at Dun lop Station. Captain Dickinson becamo separa'te'd from his car iri this city, and yesterday when told that it was at Dun lop be at once went out to that station to look after his horses. Arriving there he found that the car had been sent on to Richmond. and he was heard to say that he would trace them if he had to walk to Richmond, and he was scen to start to wa':k in that direction. MUST HAYE SLEPT. Captain Dickinson walked on a few miles, when he sat down to rest and must have fallen asleep. The engineer of the cannon-ball train from Richmond saw an cbject on the side bf the track just this side o? Port Walthall as he rounded the curve, and the side o'f his pilot struck it. It proved to !jo Captain Dickinson, and he was iplaced on the train and brought to the hospital in this city, where he lived only a few hours. Captain Dickinson was struck on the right shoulder, and it was crushed in. Ile died' from the shoek. Captain Dickinson was one of the best known stock breeders of Southwest Vir? ginia, and had been selling in this market for years. He was about sixty years of age and married. His body was sent home last night. KILLED OX THE TRACK. (Frank Cbvingtoh, colored, of Durham. X. C, went to slce.p on the Scaboard Air Line near Burgess, and was struck on the left side by the pilot of a passing en? gine. His injuries were fatal, and he lived only a !few hours after being brought to the city. Covington was in Petersburg Saturday, and left that day. While conscious, he said that hc spent Saturday in the woods by a lire, and started early Sunday to walk the railroad track. Beeoming tircd, he sat down to rest and feil asleep, and kiiew nothihg more until the pilot of the engine struck him. Charies Bonner, a Xorth Carolina ne? gro.' stole 510 from the pocket of J. R. Kezabek, a Bohemian, in Diriwjddie county, while Rezabek was in Peters? burg Saturday. Bonner was caught after a. chase, and at first denied the eharge. He finally ackhowledged the theft and requested that he be sent to the.peniteh tiary. The negro was sent on for trial this morning. The Methodist Sunday-School Union j held its monthly meeting at Wesley j Church yesterday afternoon. The total ! numiber of scholars registered is 1.497; ?percontage 6S attendance for tlie past rhonth was G!>. ?Mr. Frank Cager. aged sixty-two years. died at his home in Blandford last night. Alelhodist School for Culpeper. (Special Dispatch to The Timea.) CULPEPER, VA., Oct. 21.?It is now certaiii that the Methodist School will be located in Culpeper, as three weeks ago the required amount to be raised "by Cul? peper was only lacking in four thousaul dollars, and at the meeting to-day' of the committee" to raise this furid twehty-nye nundred of it was subscribc-d, leaving a balance of iifteen hundred, which, it was made known at the committee meeting,. would be promptly subscribed and the school secured. Farmers in this county are very nearly through with their seeding, and an iri creased acreage has been put in, tho soil generally being in fine condition for grain sowing. - ? . To Speak in Frederlck. (Special Disjiatch to The Times.) WIXCHESTER, VA., Oct. 21.?Demo? eratic Campaign Chairman John M. Steck has arranged for Senator Lupton,' Delegate Jordan and other prominent Democrats to address the voters in the county DIED IN AFRICA Percy Samuel Page Starts Homa to Visit His Mother.. HE AND SHE BOTH DEAD. Sent his Will by thconly WbiteMan in his Vi '.' cinity?A b*oy Dies of Lackjaw?Dr. ilatclier a Good Collector. the Assault Case. (Special Dispatch to The Tlines.) XOUfrOLK, VA., Oct. 21.?Xews of the death in; Southwest Africa last August of Mr. Per.cy Samuel Page reached his brother, (Mr. H. L. Page, here to-day. He was thlrty years old and had studied for the Methodist ministry here, but six years ago went to Africa and engaged ln business. He was about to start to visit his mother here when stricken by fever. Ills mother died October 30th. E. Bradford Jpnes> a missionary. wrote an r.ounclng Mr. Page's death? and saying that he was the -only whlte person pres ent when he died. The will, by which he le'ft his estate to Mr. H. L. Page, was sent here by the missionary. ? LOCKJAW. Raymond Morton. a six-year-old boy, died here last night of lockjaw, caused by a splinter which lodged in his foot. The wound had healed entirely when lockjaw ensxied. and the suftterer, chok ing and in a spasm. died. Rev. Dr. William E. Hatcher, of Rich? mond, raised nearly $600 for Richmond C61ege by a sermon preached at the First Baptist Church here last night. MRS. CUTHERILL'S ASSAILAXT. The Portsmouth nolice arrested and are holding Kobcrt Smith. colored, upon suspicion of having attempted to erimi nallv assault Mrs. Cutherill Monday night last. Smith. an old jail bird. tells conflicting stories of h's whereabouts on the ni^ht of the attempted crime. John Fuller. colored. previously arrested on the same charge. was released, Mrs. Cutherill failing to identifv him as the man who qrabbed her on the lonely road and choked her untll driven orf by the approach of a man. NEW RAILROAD SCHEME. Reported Deal of Seaboard For Trunk Line From the Lakes. (Special Dispatch to The Times.) BRISTOL, VA.. Oct. 21.-CoIoneI P. M. R. Barrett, representir.g the Seabcaru Air Line, and Samuel Hur.t, presidant ot' the Detroit Southern Railway, were here the past week and went, in company with George L. Carter, over the Ten 'K-ssee division of the Virginia and South westera Railway. Their visit is regarded as significant, taken in connection with the report recently published in the Xew York Commercial to the effect that the Seaboard Air Line. has purchased tho Virginia and Southwestern Railway, with the vlew to making it a part of a new trunk line, ruruiinfr north ar,d' south and connecting the lakes with the Atlantic Seaboard. It is understood, Ido, that the Ohlo River and Charleston Railway, now being cxtended from Huntdale to Jlorgant^n, X C, is to form a part of the same proposod trunk line. HYPNOTIC SLEEP. Southwest People will Resent at the Poils Roosevelt's Act. (Special Dispatch to The Times.) EAST RADFORD, VA., Oct. 21.?A h> p.ioiist put oiie of his friends into a trance Saturday evening at S o'cloek, and placed the "body" in R. S. Carson's drug store window, where it is to remain until Monday evening at t> o'clocK.. ine street was blocked all day Sunday view ing the "remains." The Democrats are looking forward to Mr. Tdontague's spcaking tour of the southwest, thinking he will ao much to pi- ? <?p the "white man disfranchis ment" scare. The people here, with one occord, con demn Roosevelt's action in inviting a ne? gro to his table; one veterans remarked ' would "cook Hbge's goose entire? ly done." Radford is making great preparations to entertain her visitors to the fair. MANGLED AND KiLLED. Father and Son iMeet Violent Deaths?A Hoy's Falal Accidcnt. iSpecial Dispatch to Tho Times.) WIXSTO-X-SALEM. X. C, Oct 21.? Mr. Charles. Sv.am, o:f this city, aged twenty-three years. was caught between frelght cars> in ?%R. Airy last night and horribly manglea. 11c died this morning. He had* only been working for the South? ern Railway three mor.ths. His father was killed by failing from a scaffold a year ago. The son's remains wero brought here this afternoon for burial. Thomas Jackson, nine years old. son of George Jackson, night watchman at the Oakland Furniture Factory, while handling his father's pistol last night ac cldehtally discharged it, the ball striking the boy's abdomen, killing him instantly. W00DST0CK WATER WORKS Fcrmaliy Accepted From Contractor?Short Water Supply. (Special Dispatch to The Times.) AVOODSTOCK. VA.. Oct. 21.?The sys tem of wateir works for Woodstook was formally accepted' from' Contractor. G. L. McKain, of Salem,- W. Va., by the coun cil Saturday night, and work of tapping the mains will be pitshed as rapldly as ?possible and the water distrihuted to the houses. It is claimed that through an error of the engineer the quantity of water has fallen off to such an extent that durintr a drought the supply will not be sufflcient ;for the. present needs of the town, and that a supply reservoir will have ii> be erected lower down on the Massanutten Mounta.in, where the water is sathered from a spring. which will cost the town several thousand dol lars in addition to what has already been exoended on the system. Freight Cars Wrecked. "(Special Dispatch to The Tlmes.) ALEXAXDRIA. VA., Oct. 21.-During the heavy fog.this morning.a nor*. t'lcvni passenger train over the Southern Rail road ran into a frelght train of em'pty cars of the ennsylvania Company ? just north of this city, and demoli'shed a num? ber of the cars, and the engine.of the passenger train was conslderably -iam aged. The crews of both . tralns we? e badly shaken upj but no one was hurt. Trafflc was delayed for sewal h? jrs. The passenger train was runnlng~at a ! igh rate of speed, and the frelght was clear ing the track for a siding, and owlng to the dense fog the engineer of the pas? senger train was unable to see the freight untll he was upon It. He reversed his englne and stuck to his post," as did the fixeman. . -:?.-?.? ?,-...?..'."."-?? .?'.-.-. o ? .'/ ?.,'?.-. :.'. ..?:.(.,-.?-?.?..? A\?getabte PrepacationforAs similating iheFoodaiuiBegiila tiiig the Stoaaete andBovreis of Promoles Dige'slion.Cheerfur nessandTtestContains neilher* Opium,Morphine riorMineral. ^OT^AHCOTIC. Jlu^e cfOhi&SAMUELPlTCUSR J\tmpkin Sesd/~ stlx.Sairut * .fkdseStvti c Jlgxmvxt - \ Bi Ceri<?utk-ScKUt f HSr/ttJead liwifiyf^ett 1-iavcK Aperfec! Remedy forConstipa Fion, Sour Stomach.Diarrhoca Worms .CoriYiilsions .reverish ness and Loss OF Slsep. FacSimiic Stgnature of NEWYOHK. -'?? u For Infants and Children. The Kind You Have ways Bouj Bears the Signature of EXACT COPY OF WRAPPER THE CENTAUB OOMMNY. 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ELABORATED BY.JOSEPH GRISMER. E HON cndor^ed bv press. public. and pulpit. A .play of universal sympathy, contaiofng NEST, HOMELV, HEALTHY HUA\OR. evoking alternate tears and laughter. PRICES: Night. 25c to $1.50. Matmee, 50c to any part of the house?no higher. no lower. Macliali Slibscription lntroducing Nordlca, Zeldenrust. Katherine Fisk, Peafaody Faculty anJ the k-.Ities Banu. Subscriptioa pricc (or the Series, $10. Leave vour name at the List closes November 2d. First appearance in America of MADAfcE SARAH GRAND, under the ausplecs of the Woman's Club. ACAD?JViY OF.MUSIC, ?MONDAY. OCTOBER-28th. ? S:30 P. M. Bichmt HTjPojiulax Place of Amusement. Bijdu Musical Comedy Company, Headed by OTIS H ARLAN, presenting "'ASTRAHGERIK HEW.YDRK." A TIP: Seeare.jfn*" ?-??*?! SPECIAL A^OUNCEfflENT. ACADEMY, TUESDAY AXD THCRSDAY. OCTOSER 29-31, Wiliard Spenser's Ooora. Princess Bonnie i For the benefit of the Hcbrew Homa for the Aged and Inflrm. Seats on sulo THL'RSDAY October 2ith. 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