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MR SISK IS HELD;
FAILS TO GIVE BAU VMleged Leader of Stokcs Count) Mbonshtncrs in Jail to Await Trial. SAW HIM WITH HI8 GUN Dcputy Milliken Dcclarcs It Was , Sisk Whom Hendrix Was Pursuing?New Arrests. , JHpeclal toThe Tlmea-Dlapfttch.| tmfcENSBORO, X. C, Jnnutiry C? Kefore Unft'cd ritateu Commlsalonet Wolfe here this aftcrnoon the pre llmlnnry cxnnilnatlon of Oscar 8|nk, of trftokea county, charged wlth hlockad Inc, -Mtos held. resulting In Hlak'a holtna rp<iutred to glve botid In the sum. ol 13.500 for hls uppcarnuce at tho Aprll torm of the t'ederaj Court. Fnlllng t>; Klvo botni Hlak wim recoinmltted tc Jall. i Diatrlct Attorney Ilolton prosccuted Slie <.ase. KIMt Introduced no tostimony, hla attorney, Cotonel J. A. Barrlnger, tontcndlng tluit tho government had mad?.- no eaeo, The only wltnessea were J>puty Murahul Milliken nnd Depufy Colleotor Stahclll, who told of the ratd laet nvinth In Htokes county, and ol peelng a ntan at thc heud of a branch ,Mith a gun, who ran, and of Offlcer Menrlrlx follouing- a few moments later; they heard a gun flre and a bo'II ylng, and golng to a olearlng they found Officor Hendrix lylng dead in Slak's yard, thlrty feet from h!n dwel llng. Mr. Milliken testlfled that thc man he aaw wlth the gun, and whom Wendrlx was following, was Sisk; that ?alcara after flndlng Hendrlx's body ; went ln aearch of thc atlll. flndlng It , ln 100 ytrrds of Slsk's houso, and ln Tnll aw|ng; alflo to flndlng Juga ol Vhiakcy in aomo fodder plled In Sfak't jard. Snj-H He AVaa ,Vot There. VY'itnessca admltted that Sisk was tnowhero about thc premlaes, and that Mra. siak told them that Jlm Smltli kllled Hendrix whlle thc lattor was eimlng a rlfle at hlm. Stnlth la atlll at largc, thore belng a reward of Jl.OOfl out for hla arreat. Tho go\'ernment pald 11,000 for Slsk's arreat, and it it now belleved that Sisk gave hlmself up and ahared In the reward. He declarcs he can provc by twenty wltneaaes that he was three mllos away from home Ihe morning of the homlclde, and knew nothing of the presence of the rcvenuc offlcors.. Two More Bronght In. Revenuc offlcera to-nlght brought In two more allegtd illicit dlatlllers, John Willlama and Joe Bateman. from the fmithtown sectfon of Stokes county. Koy were placed ln jall here awaltlnt; a prellmlnary hearlng beforo Commia Kloner Wolfe January- ISth. Bateman pleaded gullty to hlockadinK at thc . last tertn of thc Federal court. Judtcc Boyd. after sentenclnpr olrven Smlth town nelithbors to the penltentlnry, fcnt Bateman home as a missionary, tclllng hlm to eurry the newa home, and let It be a warning to hlm and all othertf ln the settlement. Slnce then an offlcer haa been kllled there and blockading increas>cd. FOR ( HIMIWl. .YEGLIGENCE. Itallrond Men to De Trird aa Reaolt of pisaatroua Wreck. [Speclal to TheTimtarDlspatch] ' ? RAL.EIGH. X. C, January ?>.?-4udge ?J. Crawford Blggs. of Durham, con Tened Wake Superlor Court to-day for a two week6" term, there- belng 160 cascs on the-docket. One of the moat lmportanl of theee is the caae growlng out of the terrlble heac-on colllslon near Auburn, this county, between an ea&tbound Southern Railway paaaen ger traln aiid a westbound frelght. The case is set for Friday of thla week, ? ttd ln it Englneer W. W. Rippey. Con ductor C. M. Oakley. of the passenger traln, and -Traln DUpatchers P. V. Kctchum and Vlctor Parvln. the latter belng chlef diepatcher for thc Durham pjvlslon of the Southern. will be trlcd for crlmlnal carclc-ssnese. ln that Rip? pey and Oakley forgot thelr orders to meet tho frelght at Auburn, and the traln dlspatchers falled to usc tho "mlddle order" system, ln compllanej .with the rules of thc company, so that the agent at Auburn would have re .celved' a duplicate meetlng order und idipplayed a llght slgnni that would lia've retnlnded the traln crews of thc meetlng order and served^aa a doublc check or precautlon against accldent. Durlng the prcsent term of court there are to be trlals of'a nuinher of women of Ralelgli -on the charge of keeplng diaorderly houscs, who are ap pealing from convlctlons and sentenccs ln the city pollce court. FOR ASSAUI.T OS MERCHAXT. ft*egro AA'bo Crncked Mr. lleuderaon'a Jkyll Taken to Spartanburg. WINSTOX-SALEM. N. C. January 6. ??Edi Brown. the negro for whose cap tura, the Governor of South Carollna offered a reward of $100, was arrested here and carrled to Spartanburg. S. C, to-das* to answer the charge of mnrder ousjy aasaultlug- B. -F. Honderson. a protnlnept merohant. in his atore De ceinboi- 3lst, and robblng his cash drawer. Brown used a ha'tchct and cracked ?Hendorson's akull jn three plnces. Tho latter, Is still unconsclous. and will I prohably dle. '( -'-'-???-? ARE MARRIEl} SECOXU TIME. >lr. Caldwcll. or l hnrlolte Otmcrver, and Mlas WIIUuihh Rcnmrry. i WASHIXGTON'. January (5.?Mr. ) Joseph Pearson Caldwell, edltor of the ! Charlotte Observer. and Miss Adelalde . Whlte Wlllinms were manied in the parlors of the Metropolltan Hotel Sut urday at'noon.' The ceremony was I performed by Rev. Donald C. McL.eod, ' pastor of tho Flrst Presbyterlan SHOE JorMEN "Where the shoe pinches" is where you want more room. The Packard lasts have the room in the right place, that makes the shoe fit. Madeof onlythe best materials. That makes the shoe wear. o To fit and wear add the distinctive Packard style and you have a perfect shoe. See a pair to-day. ^Solcl at $3.50, $4.00 ?nd $5.00 in all .tyle, M.A. PACKARD CO.,Makers,, BROCKTON, MAS8. W, A. SORG & CO., Wcmiom soia BY 326 east broad street virgTnia ?nS.WIMI.QW'S SOOTHIHQ SYMIP BOT1LB. Chtirch. of WnshlnKton. In tho pres ouoo of .sovcral witnessos. Mr. Cald wel). nrlor to hls leavltig Chartotte ThtitHtlay nlght. wlrod Mlss Wllliams to meet hlm In Wiisltlngton. The rnar rlagfe waa a very uulet one. Mr. and Mrs. Caldwoll will arrlvo In Chnrlott.c wlthln a fnw dttya nnd will mnkc theli homo tliere. " ? It liftH been reportod that Mr. Cald well and Mlss WIIllamH wero mtirrlcd In Xew York durtnsr 1900, and it If known that ahe ribtn,lned a Soutli Da kota dlvorco In 1!?03._ EXPL'AINS E)(PRESS CHARGES HHfrr IJndemtnndlng Betrreen Dnrhniu Merchnntti nuil tlie Coinpnnr* rBpeolal to Tho Ttmeg-Dlapatoh.) DURHAM, X, C% January C?At a conforencc ln Durham to-day between mombcra of the Merchnnts* A^soclatlon and Superlntotident Terroll, of the Soutliern FJxpress Company, tho latter antwereel the compUUnt of'the Durham nierchantsr regardlng. discrlmlnatlon ln cxpress ratea. Heretofore It haH coet le?n to tlie sendor of a packngc from Xew York and otiier Northern poln^s than It dld to sond to Uio aatne polnts from Dur? ham, and tho Durham inurchnnts car rled the matter before Presldent O'Hrlen, of the cxprcss company. Super intendcnt Terrell explalned the error satlsfnctorlly, and thlfti understnndlng wlth tho company will cause better rc lnllona between the two. l'AY CASH POIt TOBACCO. Bankera nnd Wiirehounenien ot Wln ?tun-?'nlriii Itrnch Afrreeroeot. (Kpectal to The TimeR-Dliuatch.] WIXMTOX-HALEM, X. C, January 6. -The dnys of scrlp, eo far as Winston Sulem Ib concerned, aro nurnbered, and herenfter tho cold coln will agaln bc pnld for labor, tobacco and everything that ls aold. At a conferenco to-day between tho bankera and warehousemen pltins were formulatcd to pay cash for tobacco sold on the local market. Un. der the agreerncnt It Is ttnderstood that the banks are to supply $100,000 a week for the U80 of the warehouses, and should the warehousemen need morc money they are to pay the prcmlum on lt. PUT IX RECEIVER'S IIA.VDS. riedmont Supply Company Xot Able to Get Rcady ..Caah Xeeded. I bi...t lal to Th? TIjtieB-Dlspaich.l DURHAM. X. C? January 6.?The Piedmont Supply Company, consldered one of the strongest financlal bttsiness concernB in Durham. fallcd to-day, and namod R. O. Everctt recelver. The company has been doing an ofllee sup? ply bUBlne8a ln Durham for two years, and had a capltal atock of $50,000. The assets are placed at $13,500. wlth In debteduess of $6,000. The cause aB slgned for the fallure was the lnabil lty to secure ready cash to. meet thelr obllgatlons. BIG FIUE AT WIIITI.EY. Much Vnlunble Maclilnery and I.nrjre Pnrt of I'laat Bnrned. (f pectal to The Tfmes-DUpatch.) SALISBDRY, X. C. January 6.?At Whltlev. Stanley county. early yester? day mo'rnlng, nre destroyed a large ma chlne shop. lce plant, supply hogse and I blacksmith shop of the Whltley Reduc I tlon Company. entalllng a loss of $15. 1000. 'Much valuable machlncry was also burned, delaying operations on the big power plant. The nre ls said to have resulted from an electrlc wlre. Wn?liln?ftou'? Snwill Flre Becord. (SpecuU to The Tlnjes-DIipatch.). RALEIGH, X. C January 6.-*Hon. Jas. R. Young, Insurance Commisslon er. has received from Chlef J. H. Gal ,logher, of the Washlngton. X. C, fire |department. a remarkably good report !of the tlre record for the year. It Ishows twenty-seven nres durlng the year, wlth only about $400 losaes, one jhalf of thls Iobs belng on a gasolene jboat that was burned in the harbor jof the town. The commlsslonor doubts !lf there ls auother town ln Xorth Caro !llna the. slze of Washlngton that can make so good a showlng. ? Cont of Stutc Prlntlng. [Speelal to The Tlmes-Dlspatch.] F.ALEIGH, X. C, January ti.?Asslst ont Commissloner of Labor and Prlnt ing M. L. Shipman has Issued a state ment 3howlng the cost of all State printlng for 1907, the grand total for i all State Departments belng $50,054.65, Thls being a legislative year, the lamount- ls always in excess of the "eff year." Secretury Braner Worsc. (Speelal to The Tlmes-Dispatch.] RALEIGH, X. C, January 6.?T. K. Brunur.. secretary to the State Bpard of Agriculturo.. who has been very 111 for two .months and longer. but had very greatly improved the past fow wceks, had a serlous relapse to-day, and his condltlon Is agaln regarded as desperate. Cltarter Grnnted. (Speelal to The Times-Plepotch.] RALEIGH. X. C, January 6?The Hickory Insurance and Realty Com? pany, of Hickory, ls olmrtered, wlth $50,000 capltal authorized and $10,000 subscribed, by A. A. Shuford, ,T. F. Abernathy. W. A. Hali and otners. Snllnbury roKeemnn Dead. t, IS\,f?i.i toTheTtmes-Dlspatch.) SALISBURY, X. C, January-6.?C. W. Poole. aged flfty-nine years, and for a quarter of a century on Sallsbury's pollce force, dled at, hls homo here yesterday, followlngr an lllnesa of four days from exposure whlle on duty. He was the vetertin offlcer of Rowan coun? ty. He leavos a wlfe. two daugbtera and three sons, all well known here. IN A BAO CONDITION North Carolina Association Will Have Thcm [niproved, or Changc thc Sitc. FAVOR THE DICK BILL Congressmen and Scnators Urged to Vote for This Mcasure. Names for Appotntments.. (Hpeclal to The Tlme-vnirpateh.] RALEIGH,, N. C, January 6.?The North Carolina Natlonal Ouard Asso? ciation, ln seaslon hero to-day, ,regla tered a atrenuotts kick againBt what la declarod to bo unendurablo condi tlons at thc Slato encainpment groundc, nnar Morchead, brought about, It ls nllegecl, by thc fnllure of tho Morehead clty and Xorfolk and Southern attthorl tles to fulfll tluv ohllgatlona cntered Into by oach ln Induclng the Stato au thorltlcs to chooao Morehead rathcr than Wrlghtavlllo or other Bltea offer cd for pcrnioncnt camp grounds. Tho aaaoclatlon appolnted Goneral ,T. F. Armltold; of Stateaville; C'olonel J. Van B. Metts, of Wilmlngton, aud Mnjor C. D. Harrla, of Ralelgh, as a epeclal commlttee to take the matter up wlth tho Morehead and Xorfulk and Southern authorltles and Inalat on each complylng wlth contrncta, oapeclally In the matter of conatructing hou.-o-s for oiricern. storoge bulldinga und water aupply before thc next annual encatnpnient. Falllng to get satlsfactory equipmcnt, the commlttee Is to procure the call Ing of a epeclal meetlng of the asso? ciation, ao that a change of camp grounds can be brought about for the seaalons of the aaaoclatlon. Welcomcd by Governor. Preeldent J. W. Norwood, of States vlllo, la prealding. Governor Glenn dc llevercd the address of welcome. He plcdged hlH hearty support to what ever the asaociatlon muy declde is for the betterment of tho intereats of the guard, and pald a hlgh trlbuto to the superb showlng tho North Carolina guard, oflicers and men, made at the grand review held at Jameatown North Carolina week. ?A, reaolutlon was adopted calllng on tho North Carolina Senatora and Rep resentatlve8 to support the amendment to the Dlck blll pendlng ln Congress that grcatly atrengthens the guard, maklng lt a sccondary llne of natlonal defense, and increaslng the natlonal appropriatlons, eo that tnis State would recelve about $100,000, inatead of $10,000, for guard purposes. Nlght Seanton. \ At the nlght acsalon the aaaoclatlon declded to defer the final adoptlon of thc reaolutlon concertilng the recom mendatlons that shall be made to Gov ernors-elect aa to appolntments of hcada of departments untll the meetlng of the aaaoclatlon at the next annual encampment, when practically ' all the offlcera of the guard will be present and can vote on the proposltion. There was a lengthy dlscusalon of the advlsablllty of asklng the Legis lature for a $50,000 approprlatlon that will Include payrpenta of 50 cents for each drlll, ^ot exceeding twenty-four each year, and $1 per day for dayB ln camp to the. prlvates. This will also be'consldered further.at. the encamp? ment meetlng.. Presldent^ Norwood- announced stand Ing commlttee appotntments as follows: Executlve Commlttee?Captain Hob good. Thlrd Reglment: Captain- Robert aon, Second Reglment: Captain PaYker, Flrat Reglment: Lieutenant Pescheau, Naval Brigade; Captain. Norwood,, Flrst Reglment; Lleutenant-Commander Bradham, Naval Brigade: Captain Wil llams, arUllery: Captain W. C. Rod man, Second Reglment.. Code Commlttee?Captain Hobgood, Thlrd Reglment;-Captain Rodman, Sec? ond Reglment; Captain Jones, Flrat Reglment: Captain McKeatham, Second Reglment. Llterary Commlttee?Colonel Metts, Second Reglment, chalrman. Athletlc Commlttee?Major Toung, Flrst Reglment, chalrman. Entertainment Commlttee?Captain Moody. Thlrd Reglment, chalrman. Hlstory Commlttee?Colonel McGhee, chalrman. Flnance Commlttee?Major Danlels chairman. \egro Murderer Cnptuxed. [b'peclal to The Tlmes-D!st>atch.] WINSTON-SAX.EM, N. C, January I. ?George Vandllngham, the young ne gro man who shpt and. kllled Wllllam Perry, also colored, here December 23d, and who a few daya later eacaped from prison, was captured yeaterday at Lan caster, S. C, Vandlingham'a former home. He will be brought back here to-morrow for trlal. JNTKRKST IN UOOIJ KOADK Ciiizroa of SpotaylTonia Have Fina Meetinir. Favpr New TCoad. [Speclal to TlieTlmcs-DUpatch.l SPOTSYIA'ANIA. YA.. January B.?Tho mcetlns held hero to-day ln the Intorest of poorl roads was a tlne one. There was a larce attcndance, and deep Intcreft was mani ifested ln this Important questlon. A (eature of thc meetlng- was'tho adoptlon of resolution In favor of the proposed new road whlch the Goulds wtsh to build. The resolution Instructs the members. of the Oenoral Aa aembly from the county to u?e tbelr best ef torta to Becure tho repeal of thc law whlch forldils the huildlne of anothcr Ihio ; to parallel tha rtlchmond. Fredcrlcksburg and fotomac. llon. C. O'Connor Goolrick, member of the Hcuse from this dlstrlct, addressed the moet inr. nnd outlined a plon whlch' will otiqble the county to work Hs road under the Stato lnw. He alao read three bllts?, whlch, lt pashed by tho ljasUlature, will allow. tho citlrenn of tho county to vote upon a bonti ismie for road lmprovement, and tho sontt nicnt 4f the meetlrig- heartlly indoraed hls plans. ' AYedrilnsm Around FrederlckNbur?. [Speclat to The Times-Dispatah.] FREDERICKSBURG, YA., January G?Mr. Aclolphus Fuller and Mlss Ada Cox, daughter of Mr. nnd Mrs. R. Cox, both of Stafford county, cama hero' yeaterday and were marrled las,t even Ing by Rev. R. A. Willtams at tho lat tcr's realdenco, Mlas Husan Dobson was mald of honor, and V. "B. Cox best man, The couple will rcslde lnStaf ford. Mr, Bewls Burke, formerly of thia clty, now of Irvington; and Mlss Holen Gertrude Croxton, daughter ol' Mr, and Mrs. Thomaa B. Croxton, of Ksaex county, were marrled a' fow daya ago at tho home of the brlde, by Rev. R. H Rudd. Mr,, J. B. Herndon' and Miaa V. C. Dobyns, both of Orango opunty,: .were marrled a few' daya ago ln the clerk's offlce, at Orango Courthouso. Rev. A. J; Harlow otlictatlng. Mr. II. U Harrla. of Gordohsvlllo, and Mlss Blancho D, Powell, of Orange county, were- marrled Thuraday hy Rov..J. W. Bledaoe, at tha lattor'a rosl dencc in Orange. . Mr. W. C. Brooks and Mlss Btla-D. Stnlth. daughter of Mr. and Mra. E. E. Smlth, of Esaex county. were vpartioa a few i\n.y^ ago a|. Mount Zlori Baptist Church,.In tlmt county, Rev, S, A. Ovor ton olllolatlng. Mlss Uicy B, Krnlth was mald of honor and-Evana Brooks bost man, ? SOCIAL and PERSONAL AX nttrnctlvo fenttire of noelal llfo durlng tho flnc afternoons of thls mldwlnter month is tho dally promonajle, up Franklln Strect and out Menument Avcmib, a favorlto dlroctlon for n otroll. Ainong the well-known flgtiros fro flVently neeri there la Mrs. .Tnines Hrown Potter, whols now In Rlchmond, nnd who tukea her llttlo dog along wlth her when sho goon out for a conetltutlon.il, slenderly ercct and-faultlosaly gownod au r.vcr. ' The younger sot Jn soclety frequently mnko Ilermltftgo Club an. objectlve polnt of thclr brlsk out-of-door ex curalons, the golf llnks, tho settlo nround tho opert'flreplaco, and tho woek IV dancca rcndorlng the club a most attractlvo Katherlng placo for young glrls, young men and agreeablc "chap crons. The fact that Lent comea lato thls year, and that the wltitcr scason will ey.tend beyond St. Valentlnc's onnl vr.rsary Into oarly March, rendera Its promlso most alluring. . In mldwlnter, Bomehow, althougb thero la plenty bf cold ahead, ono feels aa If a corner had boen turncd, and one'a face had been act toward the re nicte cornlng of ,sprlng. The appear nnco in the florlsts' windows and among the strcet vendor's wares of tho delicately awaylng bells of whlte hya clntha nnd of sweet-scented narclsal consplrea to strongthen tho feellng. Mr*. Metcalf nt Club. The llterary attractlon of Monday afternoon at Woman's Club lay l? a paper readby Mrs, J. C. Metcalf, on "Prefaces, and Somo o? Their Pecu liarltlea." Mrs. Metcalf. who 1b the wlfe of Pro fessor Metcalf, of Rlchmond College hoh partlcularly ontertalnlnjr ln hor tj-(atment. of her subject. Sho cltcd the humorous polnts of prefaces, read e.Uracts from many wrltten.by authors of a formcr Oay. presenting fads, fan cles and foshlons ln prefaces aa ln ovcrythlng olze. She demonstrated the piisslng of prefaces, the Btrenuous llfe ?f to-day permittlng scant Ieiauro for ^'"ff of booka. and nulte dls curd ng the vvriter'a foreword or intro uttction. ci^er fM<!tca,f was P'thy. brlght and c,cyer to a degree, and havlns Hald otd lhC deS'red' cr,sp,y and flenrly, found her concluslon when her hearera "ero sorry to have her come to an end and. i,ke Oliver Twist, would gladly have asked for more. vrrp"'/?',6 of the chalrman were Mrs. R. e. Galnes, Mrs. Basll Gwath , mey, Mrs. Charle8 Gulette. Mrs. Ed s&assond Mrs-Hu8bands- *< ?ri-iV \r m A- AnaerBon. Mrs. J. H. r ln' nr? ,James Caskle> M?- Hober Cecil Garllck. Mrs. James B. Harvl" Mrs Charlea V. Meredlth. Mrs John B. Munce, M|S8es Ellen Gulgon, Heien Montaguo and Mary Penlck Mrs. Garllck and Miss Guleon nre sfded at the tea table; Mrs* CaakTe coffee U,1CC and M,SS Penlck *?*& At the meeting of the historv class "ThT Flflv ?ub to-morrow afternoon! unrer tyih ,?ecfde' "111 be dlscussed MclJod. dlrect,on ot M<? Josephlne Tickets are now ready for the lec heV." 7he F,Ve GreitValmera of the Renatssance." to be given before Rflu.^Ub- *?- *"**?***? Buddecke. of Baltlmore. in the Young Men's Chrts tlan Assoclatfon Hall on Monday even? ing January loth. Members are entl tled to two guest tickets. bestde thelr r?omadim.l8?lon.card' an? may getthem from the Janltress by calllng at the Tuesday Germau Daace. The Xow Year dance of the Tues? day German will be given thls even lng ln Masortfc Tomple, from 9 to 12 Thls belng the flrst dance ln 180S there ls every reason to belleve that lt will be as beautifu), as largely at tended and as enjoyable as the Cbrlst mas dance glven by thls organlzatlon on the evening of December 26th. Councll of JcTtlsb M'onten. The Councll of Jewlsh Women will meet Tuesday at 3:45 o'clock, ln the Sunday-school room.of the temple. A very lntereatlng pfogram will be ren dered after the business sesston. Miss Adole Wllllams, Mlss Emma "V\ httfleld and Mlss Inez Hutzler will furnlsh the program of the afternoon, which promlses to be most dellghtful. Mrs. Siranaon at Hbme. Mrs. C. A. Swanson will be at home thls afternoon to frlends after 3 o'clock, and on successive Tuesday af tcrnoons, for the remalnder of the win ter season. The pleasant atmosphere of. these at homes, recalled by many attendlng them, forecasts aa much pleasuro for viaitors thls ?A'inter as last. In Honor of Gucata. Misses Hazel and Lottle Faulconer entertalned Frlday evening in honor of thelr house guests, Mlss Margaret Phll llpa,. of Hampton: Mlss Malda Wrlght, of Frederickaburg; MIsaes Pet l and Kdna Beaaley, and Misa May Jones, of Petersburg. Va. The evening was one of great pleas ure for all present. Mlss Pet Beasl'oy's. slnglng and playlng were very much' enjoyeO). Baewell?Duvnll. Mrs. Mary S. Duvall announces the app'roachlng marriage of her daughter, Julia Whltfleld, to Mr, Irvtn Glenn Bagwell, the maniage to take place on the evening of January 22d, at 8:30 o'clock, in the homn of the brlde, No. 410 Xorth Seventh Stroet, thls clty. Vlnlting Mr*. LongiToith. ? Mrs. Frances Fearn, who achleved so much success ln her lecturb on Car men Sylva, glvon in the J'efferaon I-totel hall on Saturday evening laat, la now tlie guest of Mrs. t/)ngworth. Grandln Road. Clncinnatl. Mrs. Fearn will be kept very husy by her ongdgements for Ute remalnder of the.soason. She 'mado a splendld Impresslon in Rlch? mond. i Pcraonul .Ueatlon. Mrs. George Ambrose Allen, of Erle, Pa., arrivos thls week to vislt her mother. Mrs. R. T. Hunter. Sonator Don P. Ualseyand Mrs. Hal sey, pt Lynchhurg, have arrlved ln Rlchmond. Mrs. R. C. Taylor, Jr., of Norfolk, Va. ls tlie guest of frlends ln Rlohmond. Mlss Ev.a Roains. of Lynobburg, is spendlng some time wlth frlends ln I^lchrnopd. ?Mrs. Mattio P- Thonina hiiB rotuined SORROW must he doep JTi the mother's heart wlien she trles to consolo herself by saylng "If I had not forcotton to get a bottle of GOWAX'S PX15UMONIA CURE, Httle Bnh^' wotilcl now be wlth me" Forgft?why forgot whon there is no cxcitse. External and all drugKlsts' I *fj & To take the sharp edge off an appetite that won't wait for nieals? To sharpen a poor appetite that doesn't care for meala? eat t Uneeda Biscuit So nutritious, 80 eaaily di gested, that they have become the staple wheat food. k In motsture and * dust proof packages. NATIONAL BISCUIT COMPANY from attending a house party ln Kln ston, N. C. On New Year'a Eve ah gaue a eong recltal ln the opera hbus at Klnaton. beforo a large and brll liant audlencc. Mr. Henry Colller, after apendlng th. holldays In Hampton, Va., has returnei to Rlchmond. Mrs. John Bladen, who has beet apendlng some weeks wlth her parent: near the clty, has returned to Roanoke Va. Mr. John W. Crlngan ls dolng wel at St. Luke's Hospltal. Mr. Bruce, of this clty, and Mr. Bry ant, of Petersburg, Va., have beer members of a houso party glven bj Dr. and Mrs. C. D.1 Barksdale, of Brook Iyn, near South Boston, Va. Mr. TVarren Tlnsley has been th* guest of hls father, Mr. J. W. Tlnsley at Roanoke, Va.' ,. Lleutenant Harry Newton Cootes, 17 S. A., mllitary secretary of the James town Exposltion Company. has gono tc hls post at Fort Oglethorpe. Ga. Mlss Gertrude Camm Is vlsltlng het slster, Mrs. Reed Hobson, at the Hol land, ln Norfolk, Va. Friends of Senator and Mrs. John Randolph Tucker, of Bedford Clty, will be glad to welcomc them to Rlchmond this week. MIes Julla Cottrell Is apendlng some tlme ln Albemarle county and partlc ipating In tho pleasures of the gay wlntar season ln that sectlon. Mrs. Edward Dlllon, who expected to return, yeaterday to Indlan Rook, will reraain a few days longer wlth her aunt, Mrs. Hunter, at No, 215 East Franklin Street. Mrs. Callum Jones and Mlss Mary Jones, of Ashland, Va., spent yeaterday ln Rlchmond as the gueats of Mrs. Jones's slster, Mlss Annle Newman. NEW VIRGINIA CONCERNS Tht> State Corporatlon Comralsslon ha? tranted the followlng- charters: Hydro-Pneutnatlo . Cbemical Co. (Inc.i, AUxandrla. W. A. Johnston, presldent: C. R. Fred, treasurer; O. H. Fowler, secre? tary?all of Wasblngton. D. C. Capltal: Maxlmum, 1100,000; mlnlmum. J 1,000. Ob? jects: DealtTB In pharmacal supplles. Arteelan Mlneral Water Company (Inc.l, Smlthfleld. E. H. Wllllame, presldent; W H. Dick. vlce-presldent; W. H. Sykes, aec rttary?all of Smlthfleld. Va. Capltal: Max Imum, $10,000; mlnlmum, $800. Objects: Artealon well-drlllers for mlneral watera. James-FeJts Llvery Co. *(Inc). Galax. T, t>. Felts, presldent; H. B. Jamea, vlcc-prcsl dent; J. S. James). necretary and treasurer? a''. of Galax, Va. Capltal: Maxlmum, $10, 000: mlnlmum, $3,000. Objects: Llvery buelness. Vlrglnla Equipment and Supply Co. (Inc), Rlchmond. Morgnn R. Mllla, presldent; M. D Anderaon. vlce-prosldent; N. T. Moaby. secretary and treasurer?all of Rlchmond. Capltal: Maxlmum, $10,000; mlnlmum, 55,000. Objects: Contractlng and plumblng bcslnoaa. Vlrginta Thea-tre Company (Inc), Rloh mr-nd. T. G. Leath, presldent: W. G. Neal, secretary and treasurer?both of Rlchmond, Va.; Otto Wells, vlce-presldent, Norfolk. Va. Capltal: Maxlmum, $50,000; mlnlmum, 410,000. Objects: To run theatres and all klnda of oinuaementi. Vlrslnia Cake and Candy Co. (Inc), Rlch? mond. H". A. Flemlngr. presldent, Boston, Mii.es.; F. F. Flemlnar. secretary and treas? urer; A. H. Flemlng;?both of Rlchmond. Cnpitai: Maxlmum, $10,000; mlnlmum, } 1.000. Objects: ManUTttcture of cakca, cundy, tobaccos, clgura, etc. JOHN D., JR., NOT GIVI.NG ALMS Tclla Blblc Claaa He Bolleren in Sya .tenmtle Cbnrlty. ? NEW YORK, January 6.?Members of theRockefeller Blblo claas heard an addresa by Rev. W. & Richardson. In the Flfth Avenue Baptist Church Sun day, on "What Aro the Dangers ot Helplng the Poor?Thoso Who Are Ab solutely Dependont Upon the Coniniu nltyV" When Rev. Mr. Richardson called for expresslons of oplnlon, John V. Roeke feller, .Tr., qulckly aroae. "What is needod is moro wiao and IntelllKent holp for the poor. rather than the sontltnontal and unwlso help ?the help. whlch leads ? to permanent bettorment.'Mve. said. "The more pruo tlcal way to deal wlth cases in the street ls to provide onoself with iheal tickots i or auch' tlckets as tho Chnrlty Organization S'oclety haa. so that tho beggar can go to some employmciu hu reau or to a placo where he can fret lodglngs. ? There Is probablv no one among these beggars who deaorves or who wanta tho help whlch ho nsks. Jt ls better to decllnn to jrlvo to a bojr gar ln tho streot if you cannot Invcs gato than to glve wlthout a knowledgo where you do good or harm." IIIUIXS TO FIGIIT KOCIIE. Hnltle to Tnke I'lnce lu Duhlln Mureh ITtb l.ules* I'nlmur DefentN llnrnx. LONdONi January t>.?Artle.les for tht> Burns-Rocho tlght were slgned to day. "Toinm.v" Burns, who reoontly defeated Gunuer "Jlm" Molr betore the Natlonal Sportlng Cluh, Is to tlght Jotn Rocbo, tho Irlali ohampion, twentv rounda, for $2,500 a slde and a uurso of ?7,r?00 offored by a Puhlln syndlcate. The fhsht wlll.tftke place lu Duhlln on Murc.h 17th itnlesa Burna Ih defeiitiid on February 10th by Jack Balmor. of Nowcastle > Ituanuko Man Marrled In llalttmnre, [Speelal to The Tlmas-Piuiateh.'] BAI.T1MOHI2, MU? January 6.?Mr. Max' Rosonbergr. of Uouuoke, was marrled hero to-day to Mlss I.eooadle laiqlllo l.anp. daugh? ter'nf Colonol and Mrs. Jaromo I-nug. The corepiqny toolc- place at tho home of the br'fje'B slBtcr, Mrs. Edwln 15, IjIoii at AVal buok, and waa'perfortnud by Itev, Pr. Charlea A. Bubfiiateln, of Ilar Sliint Tompln, After a trlp Ku?t Mr, nnd JJva. K???jiburif ?MU Uva Ui Ru?MCu. Why ShouM You Tako chancos when our exceptlonal facllltles for r?n derlng the best posslbte scrvlce are at your com mand. Exporlenco, faclllty and infleilble' rule to fttrnlsh tho best only has made ours the standard cstablishment for everythlng that Is good <or .the Eyes.' The samo appllea to our Kodak Department It ls complete. and our patrons.are deHghted wttti.* our artlstlc Developing and Prlntlng. 'Prtc'ea always the lowest! Mall orders receive prompt attentlon. The S. Galeski Optical Co. No Lumber Trust Flxes our prlce*. llmlts our sales.'or con* trols our aotlons ln any way. " We are $b tlrely independent of all.coraJJtne*.' natlonal or Iocil. and our. prlces are tlie lo^cot that can ba.mada for:first-clas?'matcrlaj. Phoaa U6 and our sollc'ltor.. an esperlenced bullder. will eall s-tid seeyou. * Woodward & Son, Yards and Bulldings Coverbig Ten Aeret. v* Rlchmond and Manrhestcr, Va.' WORK OF GRAND JURY Few Indlctinents Bctnrned Atter the Recklesa Holldny Senson. \ Eveh wlth the 'hollday season and the recklessness Incldent thereto. the grand Jury of the Hustlngs Court fbund a rather Hmited'docket yester? day, and qulckly dlaposed of it. In dlctmenta were returned, as follows : Julla Brown, mallcloua woundlng: Cornellus Cokes, attompted murder and murder; Benjamjn Brown. allas Ben Featherstone, burglary, two cases; .Tohn Fannell. allas John Anderson, allas Wlllle Porter. burglary, two cases; Julla Johnson,' mallclous woundlng; Dabney Jones, burglary: Charlle John? son, grand lnrceny; Wllliam Knelsch, forgery, three cases: Josh Lucas, house breaklng: Ernest Mlller. allas Henry Taylor, housebreaklng; W. D. Roebu.-k, forgery. PIIILI.IPIXES TOO F.Ul AWAY. Toledo Wbman'd Only Reaaon for ThruwluK Ovcr the Rev. Mr. Clapp. A apecial dlspatch from Toledo, Ohlo, dated January 5th, sheds much light on the sudden breaklng of the engage ment of tho Rev. Walter Clapp on the eve of hls marrlage. the story of whlch was prlnted In The Times-Dlspatch yea torday. Thls dlspatch follows: "TOLEDO, OHIO. January ?,?"Ifyou change your-mlnd, meet me in Xew York." were the last words, epoken by Rov. Walter'Clapp to Mlss Allc'e Thorne, tho Toledo tflrl who. jilted hlm on the eve of thelr marrlage Immedlately fol lowlng a church rehearsal for the wed dtng. Rev. Mr. Clapp had come from tho Phlllpplnes to becomo a benedict. ?'Aa nearly as could be learned. wlth out any expllclt ? excuse' Miss Thorne suddenly informed Rev. Mr.' Clapp she dld not belleve nfter all that she want ed to ro so far away ns tho Philtpplnes, and that sho thought the woddlnK had hettnr be postponed. Thls aeemed to be tho only reaaon for hor chunge ot mlnd. "Her fnmlly ls much exerclsed, and it lt ls sald that her father upbralded lier sioveroly for ullowing tho affatr to go to such a letiKth." Rev. ? Mr.' Clapp attonded the.Gen eral Couven'tlon "of the Eplscopal Church ln this elly hist Oetober, and- ls pleas'antly .remembered bye a Kt'eat many persons here. Hls /frlends In Itlehmond cxpressed much ,.indlgnation yesterday nt tho reports of the treat ment ncoorded hlm. - Personal Cards. 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