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SPECULATION REGARDING
SUPREME COURT PLACE
Montgomery, February 12.—(Special.)— 1
The capital is closed today out of re
spect to the memory of Chief Justice
Thomas N. McClellan, who died last Sat
urday, and was burled this afternoon at
his home in Athens. The big doors at the
front are barred and streamers of black
are entwined about all three of the veran
das. The governor is out of the city, hav
ing left for New York last night, and
several of the heads of departments are
at Athens for the funeral. Some of the
employes are at work catching up with
the rush of three days' correspondence,
but many are not at their desks at all.
There are, however, two subjects of
conversation that find many following
them up in the state house and about the
city today, namely the lynching at Gads
den Saturday night and the possible suc
cessor to the late Chief Justice McClel
lan on the bench. Both are gossiped about
generally, and while there can be no
definiteness about either one of the out
comes, there may be gatherd much that
is interesting in what has been and iR be
ing said. Especially is this so of the
lynching. It is safe to say that few' men
see anything in the world to excuse the
wanton act of the mob in this instance.
They point out that the negro who was
hanged was not even under indictment,
much less conviction, and that the chances
are an innocent, man has been sent to Ills
death.
Look for Justice.
There is a well defined approval of the
assertion of the governor that every force
and power of the state will be called into
play to bring the lynchers to justice. Of
ficials agree that It ought not to he hard
to get evidence enough to indict those
who took part in the work of the mob.
•specially as it is understood here that
the best people In the county feel out
raged over tthe lawless act. It is also
known that Sheriff Chandler 1 a very
active and vigorous officer, and that he
will leave no stone unturned to bring
about punishment of the guilty. He was
not able to discover any of the men who
•JMr* in the party, but it is thought here
that the disposition of the general run of
people to talk it will not take long to se
cure good working clues.
Though no such thing has been dis
cussed In this case. It Is not at all im
probable that detectives will he sent into
the county to secure evidence. This was
projected some time ago. hut the plan
has never been put into execution here
tofore. However, the governor Is very
much in earnest and it is safe guessing
that he will do everything possible to |
bring about the punishment of the guilty. 1
Talk of the succession to the supreme
court bench runs largely to Associate
Justice John R. Tyson for the chief jus
ticeship to succeed the late Chief Justice
McClellan, with some Intimation that the
governor will quite likely go out of the
county for a man to take his place. It
is thought now that If Tyson is named.
A. IT. Merrill of Eufaula. will be the
associate. There Is also much talk of S.
D. Weakley of Birmingham, getting the
chief Justiceship. Many believe that If
Tyson is appointed A. D. Sayre, now
judge of the city court of Montgomery,
will supceeed him. though others seem
to think t'hat if one Montgomery man is
chosen there will be no more. An Impres
sion also prevails that if Sayre should
be named, W. IT. Thomas, now judge
of the criminal branch, would be given
his place and Solicitor S. H. Dent made
criminal judge.
And so the story goes along. Objec
tions are offered pro and con to all the
applicants save possibly Judge Tyson,
who seems to play favorite in the spec
ulation. Merrill is a resident of the 'home
town of the governor. Weakley is a. law
partner of the brother-in-law’ of the gov
ernor. the promotion of Tyson would
arouse objection to taking another man
from Montgomery county, and many con
tend that to commence shoving up along
the Judicial line in Montgomery would be
too much like trying to produce a multi
tude of vacHneies.
Haralson Talks.
Others think that possibly the ques
tion will be settled by the appointment
of Justice Haralson to the post, as he is
the oldest man on the bench, and not a
few think that in any shuffle of the ju
dicial cards H. 8. ID. Mallory of Selma,
chairman of the state democratic commit
tee. would be seriously considered for
honors.
With all the talk, however, nothing will
be done for a couple of weeks yet. The
governor will not get hack before Sat
urday and then he will have to go into
the case fully before making up his mind
what to do. There will be so many good
men urged that It Is not going to be an
easy task to make a selection. While
those who are appointed will have to
run again this fall, it Is regarded that
even so short a time in the position will
be a great advantage. Without any kind
of prejudice to any man or following it is
nothing but the truth to say that in Mont
gomery more people think that Tyson
will be promoted and Sayre given his
place than expect any other outcome of
the situation. Sayre was given a large
Vote at the last election for one of the
associates.
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HOUSE HAS FUN
WITH BACHELOR
(Continued from First Page)
gentleman would do* if he were to witness
a husband beating a wife. "It would de
pend.” replied Mr. Stanley, "on the hus
band and on the wife; if she was red
headed, even my southern chivalry would
not tempt me to Interfere." (Laughter.)
Bartholdt in Same Vein.
Mr. Bartholdt of Missouri offered sev
eral Amendments. One to put on the rack
a man guilty of non-support of his fam
, Hy; one that a wife deserter should be
pinched with redhot tongs and penalized
every man over twenty-five years of age
who refuses to take a wife, and provides
that he shall stand in the pillory and
after six months he shall be burned at the
stake. These amendments were received
with hilarity. Mr. Moon of Tennessee
created much merriment by offering an
amendment providing for the punishment
of women who are “common scolds, com
monly called Hellcats’ or ’washerwomen,’
who shall he ducked in the Potomac river
not less than five nor more than ten
times.”
i ne amendment exempted the Presi
dent, members of his cabinet, members
of the Senate and House of Representa
tives.
Mr. Hepburn of Iowa took the floor in
favor of the bill, after an attempt had
been made to extend the time of debate
during which it was stated many gentle
men wanted to speak. Mr. Payne refused
such extension. Mr. Hepburn declared
the situation which the bill sought to
remedy a serious and disgraceful one. It
was impossible to And an adequate pun
ishment for the 508 “brutes’* who had
beaten their wives In the District. He
said he knew the bill was not going to
pnss, but he wished to rebuke the levity
with which the attempt to administer
proper punishment had been received.
Mr. Payne moved that the bill be laid
on the tabic. A vote by roll call was
ordered on his motion which was carried
by a vote of 155 to 55, thus defeating the
measure.
Urgent Deficiency Bill.
The urgent deAciency bill was sent to
conference with Messrs. Dlttaur, Towney
and Livingston ns conferees on the part
of the House. Mr. Payne endeavored to
get consideration of a bill for the con
solidation of customs collection districts
for purposes of economy, but the speaker
sustained a point of order made by Mr
Gardner of Massachusetts that the bill
was not privileged. The regular order be
ing demanded the Parker bill for the re
covery of unlawful freight rebates was
taken up. It was favored by Mr. Parker
of Newr Jersey. Mr. Alexander of New
York and Mr. Clayton of Alabama and
opposed by Mr. Brantley of Georgia.
Mr. Williams of Mississippi in giving
the hill his endorsement made a brief ex
planation of its terms. It first subjects
the man who has received an unlawful
rebate to suit, and provides that he shall
pay hack the amount he has received re
gardless of the question as to whether
he received it knowing that he was or
was not violating the law; It then pro
vides that when he shall, knowing the
unlawfulness, receive the rebate, he shall
return double the amount; It gives the
informant half the amount recovered, but
prevents “dummy” suits against the
roads by requiring every suit begun to
he continued unless with the consent of
the attorney general and the court, they
may he discontinued.
Alter h Diripi wpeecri ny ivir. onm n
Kentucky the hill was passed without
objection.
( A bill passed after being explained by
' Mr. Clayton of Alabama who Introduced
It providing first the right to transfer
causes from equity to law courts upon
such terms as the court may prescribe;
second to allow defective bills to be cor
rected in the appellate court so that a
mere technicality may not be Invoked to
defeat a meritorious case.
At 5:20 p .m. the House adjourned until
tomorrow at noon.
Postmasters Appointed.
Washington. February 12.—(Special.)—
Postmasters appointed: Cottonvllle, Mar
shall county. Zeborn J. Segler; Cranehill.
Cullman county, W. J. Williford; High
tower, Cleburne county, Benjamin F.
Snow; Poplar Ridge, Madison county,
Jackson P. Cooper.
Nominations Confirmed.
Washington. February 12.— "he Senate
In executive session today confirmed the
nominations as postmaster L. Van
Sample. Summit: Edith G. Morrow, West
Point, of Mississippi. J
DEMOGEOT WINS
ANOTHER VICTORY
FRENCHMAN WITH LIGHTEST MA
CHINE CARRIES OFF THE CUBAN
CUP—LANCIA ATTAINS THE
HIGHEST SPEED,
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Havana, February 12.—Victor Demogeot, \
the winner at Ormond, Fla., of the title \
of the world's speed king, earned another
triumph today by winning the Cuban cup
in the second international road race.
The victory was gained in the same ma
chine, which, driven by Hemery,
won the two great road events of last
year, namely the Ardennese Circuit In
France and the Vanderbilt cup on Long
Island. It was the lightest machine in
today’s race, being only eighty-horse
power, the others being respectively nine
ty and one hundred and ten. Although
two competitors in today’s main race
were either stopped by accident or failed
to finish within the time limit, Demogeot s
great speed was maintained throughout,
resulting In maintaining the reputation
of the Cuban road as being among the
world’s fastest. Despite the drawbacks
of three controls, sharp corners in the
town of Marianao and close crowding by
the excited populace at the curving
points, he made the first half at an aver
age of 61 4-5 miles an hour. The average
miles per hour for the entire 217V£ miles
was 59.77, which is within 1 3-4 miles of
the Vanderbilt cup race average.
Lancia, as usual, made the most sensa
tional speed of the day, going, it was
claimed, upwards of seventy miles an
hour, so fast that his riding partner,
Battesta, was thrown out at the curve
near Artemisia, and suffered a fractured
arm. Lancia then quit the race and con
veyed a physician to the aid of the In
jured man.
Cederino’s machine was overturned in
the same vicinity on the first lap. Cede
rino, who was injured Internally, was
conveyed to the city tonight, where it is
reported he is recovering. His machinist
was also hurt.
Kernim, me unvci ui .•.
car which returned to the starting point
near Camp Columbia, failed to complete
the round trip within the time limit. For
the second half of the race. Demogeot’s
competitors were three local gasoline
racers. Demogeot said he would not need
to push matters. However, he lost sever
al minutes at the start, and thereafter
drove at a speed which enabled him to
pass the only one of his local competitors
who had gotten ahead of him before the
second village was out of sight.
Throughout the remainder of the last j
half of the journey. Demogeot’s speed
nearly equalled that of the first half. The i
faet that Charlie Harragh, an American,
rode with Demogeot. heightened the local
interest, and Intensified the roar of wel
come which greeted him when the win
ning car rounding the curve and rushing
at top speed, passed a half a mile of
cheering people in the boxes and on the
roadside stands.
The winner of the minor race which
was only half the distance of the main
event, was Des Sanssols, a Frenchman
who drove a thirty horse power automo
bile over the 10**4 miles In 12 minutes
slower time than Demogeot. excluding
however. Demogeot’s delay at the start.
Wes Sanssols beat Burke, his n**rest
competitor, by nearly 10 minutes. Blick.
the other contestant, finished half an
hour later. Both the winning Frenchmen
were escorted before the grandstand near
the box of President Palma and his fam
ily and showered with congratulations.
There will he short races tomorrow.
Main rane. 217H mtlfa-TVmnenot <?*■■
horn* pownr. won. Tim*. •
Bernln, 00-horse power, did not finish the
first half within the time limit. Dancla
110-horse power, and Cederino. 100-horse
power, did not finish the first lap on ac
count of accidents
Minor race. 10S* mlles-Des Sanssms.
30-horse power, won. Time. 2:04:32. Birk.
20-horse rower, second. Time. 2:14 --.
Blick. 30-horse power, did not finish
within the time limit.
ON THE RACE TRACK
At City Park.
New Orleans. February 12.—Thistle Do
and Bert Osra were the winning favorites
at City Pnrk today. Money, favorite In
the first race, has developed a bad knee,
and showed lame going to the post. John
Carroll, tfle Corrigan entry in the handi
cap, could not pack the weight. The
weather was clear and track fair. Sum
mary:
First race, 2-year-olds, selling, half
mile—Judge Treen, 104 (Koeneri. 9 to 1.
won; French Empress, 105 (D. Austin), 5
to 1, second; Black Flag, 105 (W. McIn
tyre), 18 to 5, third. Time, :49 1-5.
Second race, mile and a sixteenth, sell
ing—Thistle Do. 109 (M. McIntyre), 2 to 1,
won; Morendo, lit (Dealy), 9 to 2, second;
Delcarina, 99 (J. Finn), 20 to 1, third.
Time, 1:49.
Third race, mile and a sixteenth, sell
ing-Tarp, 89 (Koerner), 7 to 2. won; Am
berita. 104 (Heffernan), 90 to 1, second; The
Gleaner, 104 (W. McIntyre). 7 to 5, third.
Time, 1:49 4-5.
Fourth race, six furlongs, handicap—
Lucy young. 97 (H. Graham), 8 to 1,
won; Airship, 112 (Nicol), 7 to 2. second;
Garnish, 112 (Koerner), 12 to 1, third. Time,
1:15.
Fifth race, mile—Minnie Adams. 117
(Nicol), 11 to 5. won; Debar, 110 (%'ander
bout),,7 to 10, second; Goldie. 110 (II. I<ar
sen). 12 to 1, third. Time, 1:42 2-5.
Sixth race, live and one-half furlongs,
selling—Bert Osra, 99 (Koerner). 5 to 2,
won; cercy Clark. 108 (D. Austin), 5 to 1,
second: Evox, 98 (Oregar), ti to 1. third.
Time. 11)8 2-5.
Seventh race,' live and one-half furlongs,
selling—Margaret Angela, 105 (R. Lowe),
11 to 1. won; Telepathy, 105 (Koerner). 8
to 1, second; Awawegang, 102 (OrlfTtn), 7
to 1, third. Time, 1:09.
City Park Entries.
First race, four furlongs, purse-ltnposl
tlon, Ijathorpe. Lady Mata, Black Flag.
110; Martha V.. Reina Swtrt, Preclosa II.,
Merry Ia-ap Tear, First Lika. Fanny
Marks, Cecela, Caper, Annie Rusktn, 105.
Second race, seven furlongs, selling—
Red Ruler, Freebooter, 109; Dungannon,
Caslne, 107; Monochord. Orient, 102; Lim
erick Girl, Lytle List, 99: Adesso, 97;
Gringo, 94; Bertha E„ Hadur, 92; IVog
glebug. Maudlna, Ethel McCaffrey, 87.
Third race, one mile and a sixteenth,
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handicap—Ben volio, Envoy, 110; Shawana.
107; Sailor Boy, 105; Louis H., 101; Siss
Lee, 95; The Trifter. DO.
Fourth race, one mile, selling—Morendo,
111; Clyde, Juba, 106; Happy Jack, Mary
Worth 104; Weberflelds, Colin George, 101;
Royal Legend, Tapiola, Brown Vail, 99;
Wickford, Suds, 89.
Fifth race, six furlongs, selling—Daven
port, Capitano. 109; Harvest Time. 106;
Clique, Nevada. 104; Algonquin, 102;
Sportsman, 101; Miss Jordan, 99; Gentian,
Leiber, Goree, 97; Red Ruby, 89; Ann Hill,
Tadellos, Rama, Honejnjvell, 87.
Sixth race, one mile and seventy yards,
selling—Careless. Florizel, 109; Kleinwood,
April Shower. 107; Bon Mot, 104; Jack Rat
tlin, 100; Little Red, 99; Conundrum, La
bor, Gllfaln, 97.
Seventh race, six furlongs, selling—Oro
viva. Lochgoil, Creole Jim, 112; J. Ed
Orlllo, Mint Sauce, 109; Felix Moszes, 107;
Adare, 106; St. Sever, 104; Immortal, 103;
Conjuress. 99; Amfortas, 94; Creel, Ma
noeuver, 92; Minnehaha, Pulque, 87.
At Fair Ground*.
New Orleans, February 12.—Students of
form, eager to figure the winner of this
year’s Crescent City Derby, met with
sore disappointment today when the
touted Hollowmas was defeated by St.
Valentine in the handicap at the Fair
Grounds. The older horse and winner
conceded 19 pounds in weight to the Der
by candidate and beat him a neck, though
the distance might have been increased
but for the leisurely pace with which
Robbins indulged him early in the race.
Logistllla and Hocus Pocus were the
only other winning favorites.
The weather was clear; track slow.
First race, five and a half furlongs,
selling—Scotch Dance, 108 (L. Jones), 15
to 1, won; Atwood. 113 (H. McDonald),
10 to 1, second; Sigmund. 110 (C. Bell),
60 to 1. third. Time, 1:09 4-5.
Second race, three and a half furlongs,
2-year-olds—Budapest, 110 (J. Martin), 7
to 2, won; Mlntberia, 104 (L. Smith), 15
to 1. second; King Leopold. 115 (Crim
mins), 6 to 1. third. Time, 0:44.
Third race, mile—Logistllla, 99 (Radtke),
19 to 10, won; Ethics, 109 (Livingston). 20
to 1, second; Dr. Spruill, 104 (Perrine),
10 to 1. third. Time, 1:42 2-5.
Fourth race, one mile and a sixteenth,
handicap—St. Valentine. 116: W. Robbins).
8 to 5, won; Hollowmas, 97 (Sewell), 18 to
5, second; Monaco Maid, 97 (Radtke), 7
to 2, third. Time, 1:48 4-5.
Fifth race, five and a half furlongs,
selling—Hocus Pocus, 99 (Radtke). 16 to
5, won; Proteus, 104 (Sewell), 6 to 1, sec
ond; Muffins, 104 (L. Smith), 6 to 1, third.
Time, 1:08 3-4.
Sixth race, selling, one mile and an
eighth—Merry Pioneer, 116 (L. Jones), 8
to 1. won; Nine. 113 (Radtke). 3 to 2.
second; Marvin Neal. 92 (Manders), 7 to :
1. third. Time, 1:56 4-5.
Fair Grounds Entries.
First race, three and one-half furlongs, 1
purse, two-year-olds—My Son, Schroedrrs
Midway, Bud mil, Big Store. 112: Hel- I
ninth, 115; Gold Circle. Weathervane. A1 j
Powell. Friction, Qulen Aablen. 118.
Second race, six furlongs, selling—Pin- |
stlckster. 91; Pretty Nellie. 94; Vagabond,
98: Lancastrian, 190; Jade, Sea Voyage, ;
1(13: Gay Adelaide, 106; Hannibal Bey,
107: Ponca. Dolinda. 109; Celebration, 111; ]
Elastic, 118: The Cure, 120.
Third race, mile and seventy yards,
purse—Macy, Jr.. Ternus, 93: Kittle Platt.
100; John Randolph. 102; Peter Paul, (XI
The Regent, 107: King Ellsworth, Collector
Jessup: (XI Rainland, 110.
—(XI Ooldblatt entry.
Fourth race, six and one-half furlongs,
'handicap—Edith May. 88; Collector Jes
sup. 100; Invincible, Escutcheon, 103; James
Reddick, 104: Southern Cross, Columbia
Girl. 108; Goldsmith, 112.
Fifth race, seven furlongs, purse—Eth
elred. Bltterhand. 97; Young Eater, Hollo
way, 100; Stoner Hill, 105. Couple Ethel
red and Young Stater as Snyder entry.
Sixth race, mile, selling—Go To Win,
Sincerity Belle. 99; Henry O. 100; Wedge
wood. 101; Bravery. 102; Fred Hornheck, |
Kenton. 103; Brookston, Gay IAzaette,
105; Colonist, 106; Kickshaw. 107; Cottage
Maid, 108: Avoid, 110: Schoolmate. 112; J
Arumaster, 115.
MIDDLES GIVEN
THEIR DIPLOMAS
(Continued from First Page)
he received the prize from the hand of the |
Secretary.
Cheers Are Given.
Almost immediately Midshipman Arthur
Frank, cadet commander of the brigade,
called for three cheers for “those about to
leave, us.” and the youths who have more
years at the institution before them gave
the cheers with a will. This was replied
to by the graduates, who gave three
cheers for “those we leave behind us.”
Commander T. G. Dewey of the depart
ment of ordnance and gunnery, who com
manded the brigade, then called for three
cheers for the Secretary of the Navy.
The official party then left the armory
and went at once to the home of Superin
tendent Sands, where a luncheon was
served. Secretary Bonaparte returned to
Baltimore in the afternoon.
After the graduation exercises the an
cient custom of “throwing the first class
out of quarters” was enacted, and all of
the men who for the past year have been
the officers of the brigade were good I
naturedly tossed out of Bancroft hall. Af- 1
ter that the class favorites were given |
yells and ridden about the yards on the i
shoulders of their comrades.
The dance tonight will close the exer
cises and tomorrow the graduates will
leave for their respective homes to which
they have been assigned on “waiting or
ders” before being assigned to duty in
the service.
Nashville Claims Elsey.
Nashville, February 12.—(Special.)—
Manager Finn of the local club stated
today that Charlie Elsey, who has signed
with Birmingham, is still the property of
Nashville, having never been released.
If Vaughan wants Elsey he will have to
pay the Nashville clab $300, the price
asked for him.
Death of a Man Eater.
From the Malay Mail.
On the morning of Thursday three Chi
I nese woodcutters left their kongsi home,
situated at the ninth mile, Ayer Hitam
road, thirteen and a half miles from
Kajang. and went into the jungle to
work.
At 8 a. m., at a point about one and a
half miles from the road, a tiger sprang
out behind them, and one of them hit
him on the head w’ith a backward stroke
of a parang, laying bare the bone of the
skull, a£ afterward appeared. The tiger
did not at that time seize any of the
men. who went on to their usual working
places. About 11:30 a. m. one of them
was sawing alone in a small clearing, a
mile further in. was killed by the tiger
and his body carried away. The tracks
showed that the tiger had systematically
hunted up his man along the jungle path.
The next day a search party from Ka
jang went out. the bodv was found and
Mr. Hay set a spring gun, the report of
which was heard at the kongsi house
soon after midnight. In the morning the
spot was visited again, blood woo seen
and the signs of a tremendous leap made
by the tiger. A few yards away he was
found dead with a wound in his flank.
He was brought to Kajang the same
night, and on being measured was found
to be 8 feet 8 inches in length. In the
process of skinning two cuts were found
on one of the hind legs, and It seems
possible that they were the cuts which
a woodcutter stated he had Inflicted on
a tiger with an axe a month or two
ago.
Up a Shot Tower.
From the New Orleans Times-Pemocrat.
“It was a strange experience," said the
huntsman. "As I ascended the spiral
stairs of the tower I saw shot falling
like rain around me.
"The shot tower was 200 feet high. At
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Valentines! Valentines!
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AUCTION SALE
OF IMPORTED WOOLENS
Commencing February the 14th at 10 a. m.
At 2005 Second Avenue.
This stcok consists of all the newest styies in
weaves and -patterns in Cheviots, Worsteds,' Home
spuns and English Trouserings, without doubt this con
signment of woolen is the finest ever offered to the
public. Sale is positively without reserve. A rare
opportunity seldom offered to men who have their
cloths made to order to buy the cloth' at hair cost of
Importation. These goods are also in patterns suitable
for ladies skirts and tailor-made suits.
W. C. PARKER, Auctioneer.
--USE ——
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MONEY ORDERS
for all your small remittances, by mail or
otherwise.
Sold on all points in the United States,
Canada and on Havana, Cuba.
CHEAP AND CONVENIENT.
NO APPLICATION REQUIRED.
A receipt is given and money will be
refunded if order is lost.
Sold at all agencies of the Southern Ex
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RATES ARE AS FOLLOWS!
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Not Orer *102.80 33
“ 108.00.. .35
“ 110.00 38
“ 120.00. 40
“ 130.00.42
“ 140.00.43
“ 150.00.48
* 100.00...80
173.00...55
“ 200.00...00
SHIP YOUR GOODS
BY THE
SOUTHERN EXPRESS COMPANY
This Company operates on 30,000 miles of
first-class routes, and has connections wit.’i
other responsible Express Companies for
all points accessible by express.
All fftiipments of merchandise packages,
valuables, etc., are constantly in the care of
special messengers selected for the pur
pose. and forwarded on the fast passenger
trains.
Special attention Is given to
the handling of perishables.
U)W BATES AND COURTEOUS TREATMENT*
Its base there was a tank of water for
the shot to drop Into. If It fell on the
earth, you know, it would be flat Instead
of round.
"On top of the tower was a huge boiler
tilled with molten lead. The manager
ladled the lead Into a percolator, a kind
of strainer, and thence It fell into the
cistern of cold water 200 feet below. It
took it three seconds to fall."
"They made different sixes of shots on
the tower by using different percolators—
big holes for big shot# small holes for
fine shot, and so on."
"The water in the cistern had to be
changed every little while. It would
have become so hot, otherwise, that It
would have kept the shot soft."
Big Wolf Caught by Children.
Newcastle Correspondence Denver Re
publican.
Emmette Coylem. aged 10 years, and his
sister, aged 8 years, a few days ago, ran
down and killed a large gray wolf with
out assistance. The youngsters had set
traps for the pests.
One animal was caught but snapped
the chain and started off with the trap
on one foot. The children followed and
killed the wolf with a 22-calibre rifle.
OR. Y. E. HOLLOWAY
SPECIALIST
PRIV T~ CIS :A$s$,
1 (utrutw
vou a perm*
• «nt cure of
rivate troubles
• nd that yoit
may know mjr
guarantee la re
iable I refer
on with per-,
nlsaion, to th«
frat National
ank. Alabama
National bank,
•telner Broth
re, bankers*
fferaon Coun
t y Stv|nii
..
tuples Saving* bank and Trust com*
I pany, aa to my honesty for my contract*.
Fully three-fourths of my patients have
I been treated by some on* eis* oefors call*
| Inf on me to b* cured. Why not come *g
soon as afflicted? Tou will save money,
distressing pain and valuable tlms; be*
sides, there is satisfaction In knowing
that the very best treatment Is being
given you by an honest, competent phy
! lictan. 1 have treated private trouble#
as a specialty In tha city ot Birmingham.
Ala., sines August 8. 1887. I tire all man
ner of private diseases I cure many pa
tients by mall treatment. W ite for price#
and terms.
I do not use large advertisements and
falsa statements to attract patients whiok
merit has failed to secure. If you fai
be cured by euch methods, give me a
and get well.
My offices are the most private and
quiet 1n the city, tenth story of ths newt
First National Bank building, corner of
Second aver.uo and Twentieth at:
dooms 1008 and 1007. Taka one of tho
Office hour#: »:C0 a. B ta Id »
Sunday. M a. B b» ■ B
TAKE
When Going to Texas and the Went,
write C. H. Morgan, traveling passen
ger agent, Birmingham. Ala., for full
informataion as to rates, schedules,
etc.
E. P. TURNER, T. P. A„ Dallas, Tex.
THE CURL HOTEL
York, Ala.
A. A. CURL, Proprietor
Rates: $2.00 Per Day
Special Attention to Commercial Men.
Perhaps it Is not etched enough; send
It to the Gawk Srgravtn* c* People’!
phone Z7i. \ ^

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