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jJTwcnty-six Optnions Handcd DoAvn on Opcning Day in Richmond. MANY LAWYERS EXPECTED More Than 150 Expected During Scssion, Which AJay Run to Christmas. The Unlted Statea Clrcuit Court of Appeals convencd yesterday at 12 u'clock for the Novembor term. Cir? cult Judges Gorf und Pritchard and I District Judge Connor wero ln attend' ! anca. The court announced and hand ed down opinlons in twcnty-slx cases. The argument calendar Is the long-est ln the hlstory of the court, and lt Is | llkely that the torm may lnst until j Christmas. Dlstrlct Judges Brawley aiid AVnd dlll wlll also be ln iittendance at tho Ncvomber term. More thnn 150 out-of town lawyers wlll nttend the court. The followlng case is ln the call for argument to-day: No. 899. N. B. Dotson, nppellant, vs, Charles M. KIrk et al., appellces. Ap? peal from the Circult Court at Ablng? don, Va., to be argued by George E. Penn, of Ablngdon, Va., and Roland E. Chase. of Cllntwood, A'a. I'lr.Ni Day'* OptnloiiM. Followlng- ls a list of cases ln which cplnlons were handed down and or ders entered yesterday: .No. 756. The Rochester German In surance Company et al., nppeilants, vs. -Nora Martln Sehmldt, appellee. Appeal from the Circult Court al Cliarleston. K. C. Oplnion by Judge Pritchard, J Reversed and rcmnndert with Ihstriic- i tlons to dlEmlss the biil for want of i ei.uity jurlsdlction nt tho costs of tho | uoniplainiints bolow. No. 774. lda G. Jacloson. nppellant, ] vs. Henry C. Jackson et al., nppellOfls. | Appeal from the Circult Court at I Parkersburg-, AV. Va. Oplnlon by Judge ! Goft. Aflinned, witli costs. No. 788. South l'unn 011 Company, appellant, vs. J. T. Mlller et al., ap pellees. Appeal from, tho Clrcuit Court at AVheeling, \V. A'a. Oplnion by I Judge CJoff. Reversed; and remanded j with dlrectlons to dlsmlss- the bllls. No. 803. Chesapeake and Ohlo Rail way Company, plalntlff ln error, vs. 13. B. Hawklns. sherlff, admlnistrator of Harlow AVIntersteln, decenscd. de fendant in error. ln error lo the Clr-, cult Court at Huntington. W. Vu. I Oplnlon by Judge Morrls. Affirmcd, \ with costs. Goff, circult judge, dls- j sentlng. ? No. 814. Steamer Mount Desert, ap- j pellant, vs. Smlth & McCoy and Nor- j folk and Mrtrlne Company, uppellecs. j Appeal from the Dlstrlct Court at Nor- i fqlkv A'a. Por curiam oplnlon, Af rinned, with costs. No. S1S. Abrahivm Aoord et al., ap? pellant, vs. AVestern Pocahontas Cor? poration, appellee. Appeal from the Circult Court at Charleston, AV. Va. Per curiam opinion. AHirnied, with costs. No. 819. John AA'. Brown and Buena W. Brown, appellants, vs. Juhnson SV. Beacon. appellee. Appeal from tho Clrcuit Court at Clarksburg, \V. A'a. Oplnlon by Judge McOowell. Reversed and remanded with dtreotlons to dis? mlss for wa*nt of Jurisd^tion. Cost3 in thls court to be paid by appellants. New Trlal Orilercd. No. 824- Atlantlc Coast Llne Rail? road Company, plaintiff in error, va. C. L- Farmer, defendant in error; ln error to the Circult Court at Plorence, 15. C. Oplnion by Judge Pritchard. Re? versed, with costs, and remanded with dlrectlons to set aslde verdict and grant a new trial. Morrls, district judge, dlssenting. ? No. 830. Henry R. AVorthlftgton, a cofporatlon, appellant. vs. Mack Manu facturlng Company et al., nppcllees; appeal from the Circult Court at Nor? folk. A'a. Opinion by Judge Goff. Af tlrmed, with costs. No. 844. AV. C. Carpenter, bankrupt, et al.. plalntlff ln error, vs. J. N. Cudd et al., defendants ln error: ln error to the District Court at Cliarleston, S. C. Oplnlon by Judge Morrls. Afflrmed, jvlth costs. No. 849. George A. IIowcll, plalntlff In error, v?i3'ohnV,H. Ware et al? de? fendants -ln wrori'in error to the Clr :ult Court ni Greensboro, N. C. Oplnlon by Judge Goff. Reversed, with costs and cause remanded witn directlont lo set aslde verdict and grant a new trlal. No. 854. Norfolk and Portsmoutr on all retuse destroys the breeding-ground ol disease, and flies will go elsewhere in searcl: of filth. Sold eyerywherc. 10c. 25c, 50c & $1.0 WEST DISiNFECTING CC New Stool and Scarf included. Free ? Delivery. Fifth and Grace Sl?. Our location saves you money. ___r Afto atrOAD ars. Men's Union In Elastlc Ribbed and mediuni weight wool, $1, $1.50, $2, $2.50 and $3 Norfolk and New' Brtinswick light-weight Wool Underwcar, $1, $1.50 and $2 a garment. Wright's Flecce Lined, $1.00 grade, 79c. Heavy Fleece Lined, per gar? ment, 50c. ? ' ? *"* Tractlon Company, plalntiff ln error, vs. Hugh Gordon Miller, defcndant ln error; in error to the Clrcult Court at Norrollt, Va, Opinion by Judge Mo Dowell. Reversed, wlth cosls, and re manded wlth dircctions to set aslde verdict and grant a new trial. No. $78. Sluart Wood, plalntiff in error, vs. Ballard Preslon Brownlng efal., defendants ln error; In error to the Clrcult Court at Cliarleston, W. S'a. Opinion by Judge Prltcliard. At firmed, witn cosls. Ni>. SSO. Charles Thonipson et al., appellants, vs. M. Mauzy, bankrupt, ap? pellees: appeal from the Dlstrict Court at Clarksburg, \V, Va. Opinion by Judge Keller. Appeal dlsmlssed for want of .iurlsdictlon of thls court to entertaln lt. Water Cnme .Afflrmed. No. SS-. German Alllanco Insurance Company, plalntlfi' in error, vs. Home Water Supply Company, defeiulant tn emir; In error to tlie Clrcult Court at Greenville, S. C. Opinion by Judge McDowcIl. Affirmed, wlth costs. No. 885. Maryland Coal and Coke Company, platntlff in error, vs. tjuemulionlng Coal Company, defendant In error; ln^rror to tho Clrcult Court ut Baltimore, Md. Oplnlo.i by Judge Keller. Reversed, and remanded Wlth dircctions for entry of judgment ln accordance wlth ihe opinion of tlie court. Costs ln thla court lo be equally divided. No. 8S8. Quemahonlng Coal Com? pany, plalntiff ln error, va. Maryland Coal and Coke Company, defendant ln error; on cross-wrlt of error from the Clrcult Court at Baltimore, Md. Per curiuni opinion. Affimed, with costs. No. _S7. Unlted States of Arnenca, plul.itlff ln error, va. WalRor Jcnklns and J. K. bhuler, defendants ln error; ln error to tho Dlstrict Court at Ashe? vllle, N. C. Opinion by Judgo Prltcli? ard afflrmed. McDowell, dlstrict Judge, dlsseittlug. No. S'JO. Danlel J. Davis, plalntiff in error, vs. M. C. Davis. allas Jlatiitj M. Davis, defendant in error; ln error to the Circult Court at Wheellng,, VV, Va. Opinion by Judgo Keller. Re? versed, wlth costs. No. Sl?i. H. 3. Odbert et al., appel? lants, vs. Wllliam Marquet, Flrst Na llonal Kank of New Cumberland, anij i P. Isl- iicott, appellees; on appeal ant i cross-appea! from the Civcuit Cuuri ui Parkersburg, W. Va. Opinion b.s Judgo .vlcDowell. The decree of tlie trial court of September _9, 190S, in ac far us It is ln favor of the Flrst Na tlonal Bank of New Cumberland, anc I'orier M. Scott, Is uffirined, v.ltl costs; tho cross-appeal of Wllliau Marquet ls disnilssed, and causo re , inanded for such furthcr proceedlngi < as may be propcr. No. S47. B. I. simmons, appellant, vs Henry I. Clreer, trustee of J. C. H Ciaussen & Company, bankrupt, ap pellce; appeal from ihe Dlstrict Cour , ul Charieston, S- C. Opinion by Judg, Morrfs. Afflrmed, wlth cosls. " Prlien urd, clrcult Judgo, dlssentlng. No. 002. llattio L. Johnston. admin Istratrlx et al., plalntlffs ln error, vs State Mutual Llfe Insurance Company defendant In error; In error to th' Clrcult Court at Charleston, S. C. Pe curiiun opinion. Afflrmed, wlth costs No. SO0. Marry P. Corcoran, H. B Wessel et al., appellants, vs. Tho Na tlonal Telephone Company of Wes Vlrginia; appeal from tho Clrcul Court at Wheellng, XV. Va. Opinion b; i Judge Goff. Reversed and remundei No. 8 50. Clarcnee M. Kemp. appel ;-j lant, vs. The Dotrolt Heatlng an Llghtlnp Company, appellee; appea from the Clrcult Court at Baltlmoii Md. Opinion by Judge Goff. Afl'lrmei with costs. No. SG0. The Buchanan i Companj appellant, vs. James Jane Adklns ot al appellees; appeal from the Clrcu. Court at Abln&don, Va. Opinion b Judgo Goff. Altlrmeil, with costs. No. S.5?Steam ttig Dnuntless. ?^. pelant, vs. Erastus D. Gladdtng et al uppellees; ap.eal from the Dlstrli Court at Baltimore, JId. Opinion h Judgo Guff. Afflrmed, with costs. Order* Kntered, Court made and entered the follovt Ing orders: . No, 805?The New Jersey and Nort Carollna Land and Lumber Compan et al.. appellants, vs. the Gurdner-Lnc t Lumber Company et al., appellees; ai ) penl from the Clrcult Court at Wl . mlngton, N. C. Case restored to tl ?I doclcet. j! No. $2-?Charles 11. Fllnt, plalntl jj in error, vs. B. G, Collln and F. M. Hm ; Donald. trading as Collin & MecDonui I defendants ln error. Reslored to tl doeket. No. S.5?Augustus L Palterson et a plalntiffs In error, vs, Iaeger and Sout! ern Rallway Company, defendantt, error. Restored to the uocltet. No. S.7?Danlel A. Davis and Elllo 5dj. Eildredgo, eKccutors of Orls K, 1,1 redge, deceased, plalntlffs ln error, \ Bes..mer City Cotton Mllls and John ymlth, defendants ln error. Bestor to the doeket. ,, No. 884?Flavius B. "Walker, alleg bankrupt, appellant, vs. Ja.ob Frani trustee, etc, et al? appellees; appe from the District Court at Norfolk, A Appeal dlsmliisod wlth costs. upon m tion of counsel for appellant. Advanced for Argument, No. S.7?Lewls P. Wingert. appellai vs. FiUHt Natlonal Bank of Haget town, Md., appellees; appeal from C: cult Court at BaUlmore, Md. Up niotloh case Kel for argument on N vember .3, 1909. Henry F. Wlngort nnii Charles Llttle, of Hagerstown, Md., nnd D, H. Arnold, of Bllclni. XV. Va., were a mltted to praetice lu this court. Cou'rt adjourned uutll this inoriil at 10 o'clock. ? ?. (iiiiulril A li.Hiilutf Dlvorce. [Rpeolul toThu Tlmes.Dispatcli/1; WINCHKST1.R, VA., Novemlser ?!.? the Corpuratlon Cniirt here.' to-ifuy, tirmi deiire? was ? entered, .graiitlny, ubsolute dlvorce to. Mr*. Einrna K.: Nj nan from hur husbartd, Henry Noom Mr, Noonan'ls nnii of Ihe'ti't'stt-kiio1 lioi^ewau lu the ,YaUe>\ '? ' ?, .? EIII2EIFIGHT Virginia Anti-Tubcrcnloste Lcague Will Bc Fornicd To-MorroAV, APPROPRIATOR OF MULES Tibis Anderson to Bc Brought' Back From Atlanta?Su? preme Court Cases. j At noon to-morrow, ln the temporary fiuarters of the State Department of Health, on Capitol S'trect. tho formal organlzatlon of the Vlrglnlu Antl Tubercutosls Leaguc wlll tako place. A temporary organlzatlon ls already ln exlstonce. Among the ofneers to be elected ls an exeoutlvo secretary, whose tlmo until the beglnning of the year wlll be occupicd In suporlntendlng the dlB trlbutlon, sale and accountlng for tho Christmas stamps of tho Amerlcan Red Crosa Sdclety. Thls work is regarded us the most Important feature at thla tlme of the campaign ln Virginia agalnst tho whlte plengue. A large amount of work has to be done in the way of urouslng lnterest In the sale and use of tho stamps, followod by kceping close track on the agents ln cltles and towns, ln malntulning an adequate supply. The sale of stamps will begin at Thatiksglvlng and end at Christmas. Whlle the flrst work ot the new soclety wlll be handllng the Red Cross stamps, the organlzatlon wlll be made perrnahent, and it Is expected that It will pt-ove the most potent factor in thls State In tho wartaro agalnst tuberculosis. .. j WAS FONdTof MULES j Tllit.i Anderiiim Wlll ShinU Trlal for StcnllnK Tlirce. AVithln the next few days there wlll be issued from tho Governor's otflce a requlsltibn for Tlbls Anderson, wanted ln Dlckcnson county for larceny. lt appears that Anderson had a fondness for other people's mules, It belng chnrged that on three separate occa alons ho hraved not only the law and the dlspleasure of the lawful pro pi-letors, but also the feot of the unl mr.l.s, ln hls dcsslre for posscssion of tho long-eared boasts of burden. In order to escapo npprehenslon, and turther to get lnto close eommunlon with mules of tho army varlety, An cterson volunteercd his services to Uncle Sam, waa acoepted and sent for duty to Port JlcPherson, Atlanta where ho is now heUl in bnrracks. l Some slight Irregularlty nppenrlng is a Avonderful food-medicine ior all ages of mankind. It will make the delicate, sickly baby strong and Avell?Avill give the pale anemic girl rosy cheeks and rich, red blood. It will put flesh on the bones of the tired, overvvorked, thin man, and will keep the aged man or Avoman in condition to resist colds or pneumonia in the Avinter. FOIt SALE ltY ALI, DUnaOISTS Sond 10c.. nr.mo of pnper Bnd thls nd. for our l?>aittlful Sarlnps Ilnnk nnd Clilld'a Sketch-Book. Each bunlc coiitalnii n Onod Luiik I'outij. SCOTT & BOWNE, 409 I'earl St, New York ies. Tf you want eggs durlng tho wlnter you must reed Animitl Foods, such as Meat Meal, Beef Scraps, Blood Meal, Bone Meal, to take the placo of the ln? sects, wui-mii, etc.i which poultry get in summor. O A' S TM R SHELLS and GHIT aro also prlme necessltles; Wrlte for l'rlc-es niul Cittalogue J35 telllng what to use for Success and Profit with Poultry. T. W. Wood & Sons, Seedsmen, Tilelunond) Vn. Wo carrv cornolote stocks of t:yplier"n JuuulmlorN aim UroodcrKi Poultry FooiIh, IO^k PrnilucSl'S, t.lri' nud Jiiseet I'o-wileriJ, Poul (ry Itcmcdles, B|c. Helpful Cativloguo mallod. free. We feel sure we can glve you the groatest Ratlsfactlon. There ;s an addef stlffnoss and a cliarming domestle tlnlsli put upon our work tha>t enhnnces the appearanco and longthuns the lil'o of your Unon. Send a trlal package to our laundry, and you wlll have tham qulolcly and oarefiilly done ln a satls? factory nmnner at tho followlng prices: Shirts, cuffs attaclied, pleatod or plaln .l?o Collurs .2 1-So Cuffs.Oo Royal Laundry; Rlchmond's Pride. 'Phonee Madlson 1050 and 6216. This Wisconsin Woman, Cured o. a Lingering Illness? Now Recommends the Tonic Treatment. Mra. D. Haldomafi, of No. ?90 Wcut wortl. avonue, Milwaukee, WIs., was curuu by Dr. Wiilinma' Pink Pills of a liug.riiiglllneH., wliioli bttftted tlio dde torn. Her faitli iu tlie pills is naturally very great aud the follosviiig stateixteut of Jier cuso is glveii in tlio hope tliafc ib rnuybeof valueto others who stillstift'er. "Wlieul was twenty-two yonra old," she says, ' 'L wns in a coastiiig accidcut aud nearly lost ra y lifo. For the foLlow ing* two years I was a miserablo iuvnlid and hadgiVcti op allJiopoof over get tiug well. My right sido was iujnrod aud after tlio uccideut I failedrapidly. I becanie -vory thiii, pale, ncrvoua aud felt conipletely vroru out. I wus cou flned to bed for days at a time. Theu I would bo ablo to got around for a 'wliile only to have to go back to bed. I oan hardl_/ describo how I felt. Tlio pain in my right sido was oonstant day and nighb. My lieart palpitatod on tlio least exertion. My tippetil? was so poor tliat for weeks I ate notliiug but oraages. My head acbed a great dcal and I was unablo to sleep at night. "I was treated by threo doctora nnd no two o-'themagreod as to ruy troublo. One said I had neuralgia, another sttid an absocsa was formiug aud tho tliird declared I had cousainptiou. I doo torod coiistantly for a yeiir and a balf but without avail. Oiin evening my mother read nbont Dr. Willianis' Pink Pills and deoided I should try them. I faithfnlly used scvcral boxes aud was able to get a good night's sleep. I cou tiuued usiug tho pills aud was entirely relieved of tlie pain iu my slde and gradually gaincd iu fleshandstrength. I cousidcr rnycure by Dr. Williama' Pink Pills ns nothiug short of marvelous." The tonio treatnienfc with Dr. "Wil liiinis' Plnk Pilla by builtlitig up the blood so ?ijit. it eau uoarish aud strength on tbo vreakeheu uervous system has mado liumlrcds of tiures iti tho most sovoro nervotis disordcrs. This record of etircs shonld nierit n. trial for the romedy which ib gnaranteed freo from opiates and is entirely hnrmleps. Dr. TVilliams' Pink Pills aro sold by all druggists, or sent by liiail, postpaid, on receipt of price. 60 ceuts per bnx; six bnxps for $2.50, by tbe Dr. WHliams Medicino Company, Schetiectady, !N. ,Y. lu tlie papers from Dlckenson county they- w,ure sent back by Govuindl Swausun by tho handu of Shorlf: Flernlng, tor correction. And.rsoi wlll bu hold until the arrlval of tht Vlrginia olflctr. dt-iuot Uu ItiiKlni'KH SIcre. Tho Natlbnal Alutuai Flre Insuranc* Company, dblng businu.s under tht laws of the jjta.10 of Dolawure, has tu lloense to- tiui.ssact iia uffairS ln this tiiilte. li.fonnu.uon to tiiis effoct was issued yesterda,y by tho dtate JLiureai of xnsuia.iee to lnquirers llyliig in int iiastern _>hqre. who had requcsted . .tatement regurdlng it. KIctlou in Stmc Llbrary. The btalo Llbrary hua just pub It-hed its tiuarteriy bullelln, wluci containa j?orty-four pages of title. o flctlon, all tbe tlctlon lu the centra coliectiou belng lisied. bjiruilar book: in th". iravolmg librarlcs are not li the llst. The llbrary does not go in for ilcttoi to any extent, outtsido of the work: qt Vlrginia uulhurs. Wevortlieless, i rnrge munber of boolts, of tnls ctass ar> On tho shelvos. Sehool for Iiullaua. I Vlrglnla euueatts' nui otny her whlt J atid culured c^-..dien, but also tlio off sprlng of the redrheh. The ercctlo: ot' a publlc sehool builtllu_f haa begu: I on the Pd'munkey Indian r-servauoi | iu I.ing Wllliam county, under tlie su I pcrvision of Uie Siuto Board of Ldu catlo'ii. The indians are fui'iiisiittig th iabor and the rougii lumber, and tl. atatc is piov.ding ihe beiter lumbei the finiahirig- und tlie fuvniture. bec retary Stearnes, of LJiio Board of Fduos t.on, ox.yccis to vlaftt tlio new bulid ing wlttiln the hext fow days. CASES IN SUPREME COURT lt., P. und P. Cause May Do I.leurd . Deceiulier?Doeket Et> Lurgc. Ono liiindred und slx^ cases aro c ihe priniud doeket ot v tho Suprorr Court of Appeals for hearing durln the term begrinnlng next Thursday. ?. these, ten are on tho Commonwoali j doeket, ono is a Corporatlon Comml: sion case, four are privllegeu caaes, ar ninety-one are on the regular argi nxent doeket, Undoubtedly the most tmportant ca: of all, from the sitaiulpoint of publ luterest. is tliat of the Commonweal va. the Rlclmiond, Predericksburg ai Potomac Kailroad Company, involvl: tho rlght of the Stato to lmpose fra cl-ilso taxes agalnst the rallroad. It is not probable that thls ca will bo roady to be heard in lta regul ordor, -which is No. 9, of tho Commo wealth eases, but lt. ls expected aecuro a hearlug later ln tho ter: probably next month. In e.ght Commonwealth cases t Stato ls th.e appoUue, and ln the oth two it is the appellant. Tho Corporatlon Commisslon case that of tho Danvlllo and Western Ha iviiy Company against Lybrook ot al by, etc. No. . of the prlvlleged eases Is styl Beury et als. vs. Davis.. Jr. This is land sult, Invoivtng a large amount property. Tho record is so largo th it had to be prlnted ln. two volumes, WRIGHT IN STATE PRISON Aged Dlckennou County JIurderer Serve GlKliieca Vears. Sherlff Tandy J'. Flonxlng, of Dlckc son county, came to Richmond y< terday, bringlng Elljah Wright, l convlcted murdererx of Wlllii Scyphera. "Wright is a man of t vanced years, and has no hopo tl he wlll survlve his elghteea yeRrs imprlsonment in the penltentla However, he prefers llfe tn the Sti prlson to death on the gallows, for appealed from a sentenee of capl punlshment and secured a uew tr! tho rosult belng tho penltontlary si tenco. Wrigfht's crlme wiis commltted pr to the passago of th? law providl elootrooution for murderers, eo.that would not huve come under its p vlslons. He was about the tenth p 80i) heralded ln' newspapers -as " last man to bo hmig in Vlrglnla," i s'plte tlie faot tlntt lt la posslblo fl yearn hence to hang a man lu t Stato. for a crlme commltted bef the'law sllpulatl.rig electrlc death %\ hito effect." ? . PiilU-eniiiu HiiyucM Ilucl.. "Long Tom" liaynes, tho Capltol i | llceman, roturnod yesterflny from nicltonson county, whoro ho hafl spent tho pa?t two weeks at tho undnlilo of lilii mothor,' wlio ls nlncty y?jurs old. .Pollcornan Haynes wonl hoino bellevlng that ho waa on routo to hls niother's deathbed, but sho hns reaovercd, and Itt up and about, At PellmKm Co?fcri!"ce, State llcalth CarnmInsloiier 13. <J. 'Williams. Ih now at Columbla, S. C? at tonillng the pellagra conference. Ho wua unablo to nltond Ihe boglnulng of tho seuslon. .loui-imi nurgcrniCH I'rltitcd. Volume VII. of tho .Tourrial of tho Houso of HurgOKgeH hna just been pub-. llshed by State Llbrnrlan 11. R. Mc Ilwalne. Thls volutno contalns tho proueedlngs of two nn6ambllea. The flrst of theso was ln sesslon beglnning ln 1742 and runnlng through 1117, and tho other mot ln 1748, and lasted until tho end of 1740. Those atteemblles ? In Colonlal days had no deflnlto length of term. They wero elected slmply as representatlves and served until elther they or tlio Governor of the tlme got tlrod of tlie Kltiiatlon. Somotlmcs tho Governor, when the Burgesses falled to coniply with hls wlshos, thought he mlght do better with a nowly-clectcd Asaombly and dlssolved the body. Thus ono of the assombllea whose procoedlngs are prlnted In tho new volume lastcd nlx years. and tlie other only two years. S UMf to nr all Police Benevolcnt Associati; Has $55,000 Safely Invest ed to Help Needy. Eleven years ago the Police Benev olent Assoclatlon. through the ofTorts of members of the force and certaln publlc-splrtted cltlzcns, was estab llshed, with no more tnngiblo assol than tho purpose of Its members make It'nn organlzatlon that wouid In tlme bo self-stistainlng and fully capa ble of tnklng caro of those memhors of the department who nftor years of servlce wouid be unablo, by irifirml tles of ago or dlsease, to contlnue tholr actlve, labors. Yesterday Presldent L. Z. Morrls cullcd to order a body well organl/.ed and admlnlstered, Bhowlng an invested capital of 555.000. drawlng the hlghest rate of lnterest from gilt edge securltles, from which nlne men were recolving the pension of $30 por month. All thls has been accomplished wlthout State or clty ald, und the as? soclatlon is now sald lo bo the best organlzatlon of its klnd in the Unlted Slnies. For tho last seven years the n3soclation has been carrylng from four to nlne men on tho pension roll. Smnc Oniccrs Hlccteil. After hearing the varlous reports the associatloh declded thnt it could not do better than retain the officers whu hnd so falthfully nnd efllcleritly ad? mlnlstered its affairs for the last k?v eral yenrs. so the liicumbents wero rc electod, with the exceptlon' of tho board of dlrectors, which rjow staniiu as follows. Flrst blstrk-l?-G-. H. Mat thows, C. A. Sherry, C. W. Atkfnson, C. M. Johnson and A. 13. Duke. Sec? ond Olsttict?W. A. Shields. E. C. Tate, C. B. Samufl, II. A. Plllow and O. I* Olarkson. HcadquRrters? Lrfiuls W'or ucr. Georpre E. Pollock ulid C. B. Glb< son. Cltlzens?li Z. Morrls. S. II. Uav.-es, James N. Boyd and AV. S. Porhos. The annunl report of Pros'dont Mor Waistcoats. Don't you think a fancy vest will add to your at tire? They don't cost much and will improve ;your appearance. New Styles just arrived prices from at popular Tuxedo Vests, in silk, $4.00. BILLING on the Remington means more than billing on any other machine, because it means the abso lute completion of the bill?items, ?additions, deductions, totals?every thing; and as many copies as you want. Let ns show you The New Model No. 11 Remington Billing Typewriter ?witli W.ilil Actdinfl nnd Subtroclina Allucbmeiil ( RemingftoQ Typewriter (V 706 East .Main Street, RICHMOND, VA. rls follows: "Tlie fllght of tlme has brought ua to another annual meetlng. and you aro assemblud to hear and revlew the ac? count of our stcwardshlp. Each of these nieetlnefs demonstrates moro and aiore tho u.sofulnoss of our assoclatlon and tho good Provldenco which lnsplrcd itn creatlon. Look about you and you must becomo sonslble of the many dls tresrlng mlaerles Incldeut to tho ln iiriiilih-a of a?o among thoso -who an? wlthout provislon for maintonanco whon tho productlvo period has passed. "You nro spared the antlclpatlon of "such fato when discase or ago shall unflt you to follow your avocatlon, be? causo you know that the funda which we nre uccumulating aro held aa a sacred trust to tako caro of you In your decllning years. Not only that, but you ore hclptug your oomrades to enjoy comparallve comfort whllo they are with us. nnd abovo all, it slltnu lates you in the dlscharge of your duty as the guiirdlanu of tho llvea and prop? erty of your follow cttlzcns, who have shown, und wlll contlnuo lo rnunlfeat, thelr approbatlon by sccondlng your efforts. Alnc M<-ti nn ttnll. "N'o rnnttt-r how tho cynlc may sneor ! or the so-cnllcd reformer may crltl clzo your ptirposos, you can sllence all such r.-.lk when we ahow that we are takinpr care of nlne men. caeh recelv Ing $U0 per month. and thal wo have invested funds amountin;.; to $55,000 to insurft tho perpetulty of benefita for all J tlmo to como. No ono can tell what I tha future may havo ln f=toro for hlm, but we do know that tho.->e who boaat of thfc.r strength are sometlnies sW'ick en with dlseaso which may necessltate thelr retlrement from the foroo. "Durlng the paat ye.ir threa men have been added to our list of penaion ors, nnd we aro informert that we ?nay oxpect nn increafc-e of thal number ln the near future. In tho face of our lncreaslng reriulrements lt is certalnly gratlfylng that our funds aro alBO be ing augtnented, for we aro ahowlng ac cretlpns thla year of S'J.OOQ ln Invc-st ments. "So we can face the future with bo rono conlkicnco, knowlng that our af falrs are mimlnistered with care and wlRdom. ln this purely bencvolont work of ours I thlnk lt eminently prop? er to say that if there nre uny stlll among- you lauking In enthusiusm ln thls labor of love, it should be the duty of his comrade8 to gulde hlju to see tho rlght. "My friends, I feel that no asso? clatlon has ever been atarted ln thlt communlty on better llnes, nor one that has been more successful or de sorvlng greatcr commondntion. Only thlnk of the good that wo' aro dolng, coupled with the iiubstantlnl gnin ol capital, an<3 all thls without any ald from elther the clty or State govern? ment. Our annual barbecue was hold on July 21. and excellcd all previous affulrs in attondance and enjoyment. It ls a day of general rejoiclng and touching of olbows with your fellow cliizens, who by thelr presonce heartily lndbrso your work. "R. A. Siowers. ono of our Ilfo mem? bers. dled durlng the year, and I deeir lt Just to hls memory to say that he always showed tho deepest lnterest ln ' our wclfare by hls voluntary ald al all times. In his death we lost a most slncere frlend. "The Board of Police Commlsslonen aro always kind and conslderate, and our relatlons With them could not bc more satlsfactory. Captaln Georgo E Pollock, our accomplished secretary dlscharges hls dutles with characteiis tlc zeal and efllcieney. Sergeant Georgt H. Matthews, our treasurer, is wol known for hls loyal devotion to oui cau.se and needs no pralse from me. "To my colleagues of the board o dlrectors, I wlsh to extend my grate ful thanks for thelr ever-ready assist ance und counsel. In concldslon, want to agaln impress upon yo'u thi Jmportance of belng unlted, ono am all, for the benoflt and furtheranci of otir objects. By maintaintng a solii front wo shall contlnue to grow ani leavo to postorlty an esamiile worth; of emtiiatlon." Tho treasurer's report showed thal tho lncreaso for the year. had hoer $0,000, and that the assoclatlon now had Invested $5.5,000. Recelpts for tlu year from members of the force amounted to J3.S12; llfe and contrlbu ting mc-mbers gave 58,(501.50. Pen sloners aro now recelvlng 53,240 an? nually, Recelpts from the barbeoui .were 51,604.04. In the spoechea that followed tlu regular buslness, Commonwealth's At? torney Mlnetree Folkes spoke majnlj ot tho personnel of the ffcrce and tlu nchlevenients of the assoclatlon. HIclv mond, he sald had many things ti be proud of, but nothing more than thi mon solectod to tako care of lier clt Izens and thelr property, He especial? ly referred to tho spirlt shown by thi mon in taking charge ot metnbors wh< had passed the years "of usefulness calllng lt tho nrost beautiful exampli of the brotherhood of man. .? Commlssloner Landerkln, who wai cnllod on could not spcak on nccoun i of tho condltlon of hls throat. Commlsslonar Chrls. Mannlng. rosi to tlio ocension, as ho genernlly dnos snylng thnt he had boen ucnused.o belng evcrythliiB' that man ouuld asplr. lo but an orator, but he gave th members some sonslble talk oonoorn i InffUhu relatlons of the Board of Po \ - v licr. Commlssloners and the assocla* tlon. Mr. Morrls Introduccd Commiasloner XV. Dougrlns Gordon as the handsomoat man on the board and wlthal a sllver tongued oralor. Mr. Gordon modestly disclolmcd both. He spolte of tho force; that lt was made up of olean, honest rnon. who dld thelr dutles aa they saw them, acceptlng no rake ofC;i or Imlucements from people ln hlgh placca or low. "We do make miH? takes," he sald, "every ono does, buf they nro mlatriKes of Judgment and not frorn the Improper conccptlon ot rlght and wrong." James N. Boyil discussed'the strldea made by tho assoclation slnce its or ganlzation, and made the predlctlon that before thu youngcr members of the forco reached mlddlo ago, thero would bo money cnough ln the as-o clatlon's treasury to take care of them. ull. There were about 100 pooplo ln the Ilustlngs Court room. where tho meetlng was held. ArrcKtcil for llrrnklnir Shi?wca?e. Robert Spunccr, altas Spencer amith. was arrested last nlght for forclng ni) ontriuico to a tmoweaso ln front of John Copelnnd's store ln Seventeenth Street TI<? Is alleged to have stolen cioihlnu nn'd shnes v<_1?",?jS r.t $24. _ Steinway Piano on Ship ''Wiihelmina" Verllv rtfehtnond concerns reallze no limlt to thelr lield.of operatlon. Thls fact has bc?en> vlvldly broupht to ir.liul agaln by the succcsa. of tlio well-known nauslc house of Walter l?. Mo.es _i Co? selllnj; o Steinway Piano Tor uso on the Mutson Navigatlon Coin pany's magniftcentl v equlpped new paa s??nger ssteam.r "Wiihelmina." Thls splendld passenyer fhlp has Just been completed at a mammoth cc3t at tho N'ewpori Nc-ws Sblpyards, and ls one ol the ilnest passcnircr boats alioat. It will piy rcgularly between San Pranclsco and the Orient. The Matson Navigatlon Company have the tnarkots of the entlre world and hundrods of dlfferent makes from whlch to choose a plano, nnd they add another hlgh trlbut* to tho Steinway ln selectlng it over all others. In and out of Richmond, through Vlrglnla fend North Carollna. as w-ll as in other States. JJessrs. Walter D. j Moses & Co. are contlnually selllng Steinway p'anos to that class who rec o_rnl?e nnd will purcnase no other. It niight be sald In passlng that Walter D. Moses & Co. are exclusive agenta for tlie Steinway ln Vlrginia and North Carollna. ??.___l-_ _.ux. iJ i \>m * IrmE ??L\ iPositlivelf enred fc, these 'Little Pills. They also rellcro Dla tress from Prspepsla, In dlgestion and Too HearC ?Eath-s. A porfect ren* edylorlM-zlaess, Kausca, Drowslness, Bad 'Sa&'t ln tho Jlouth, Coatcd Tonguo, Pain ln ttia Slde, TORPID irVER. They ,Tilat9 tbo Boweb. _?urely Vegetable. / UiiPllL SMALL OOSE, SHAiLPRlGE ssasniii'iiirT-JMcnHWHsaMBOD Genuina Must 8ear Fac-Simile Signature " 9 \RTERS riVER l PILLS, S_IBe?US_l SUBSTITUTES*' 3 3 . are known and recognized as among the best made. Many \ prefer them to all other makes. V Handreds of Schools and Colleges Hundreds of Musical Experts use them and praise them. AU sizes to choose from?all etylea. Write for booklet with tea timonials from 50 noted Catholics, Free. Walter D. Moses $ Co., 103 E. Broad Street, Oldest Music Houae in Virginia and North Carolinn. Feaiuring Quality, Economy, Satisfaction pos Th "Burk" tailored Clothes are univcrsally rccognized for Superiority in the Held of ready-to-vvcar and the self-con vincing argtiments of the "Maker to W.earer" solling pro losition lcaves no doubt as to the declded Economy benefits. is.combination of highest Quality and Greatest Value can have but one result at a storc opcrated upon the highest piinciples and progrcssive' methods?namely Greatest-Satis? faction to the purchaser. At $12.50, $15 and $18 You wlll flnd hcro Clothes that contaln moro Quality than you perhapu expect nt thoso prices. Styltsh, handsome pattcrns In tho popular grays nnd dark mlxtiirea?also blue Sorgos nnd black un flnished VVorateiU-^strictly pure wool fnbrics and onch and every garment Burk tnllorod, In tho cloverest modois. Mosf emphatlcally unrlvnlcd and unmatchable Clothing valuetK At $20, $22.50 and $25 ?We wlll show you Clothes that wouid do crodlt to tho most er.pen elve of axcluslve merchant tallorlng shops?that aro tho counterparta of excluslvo tailors' creatlons. Smartest new woaves In excluBlvo de? signs?drcssy allk mlxturo worsteda and hlgh class Engllsh blue sorges and black unfinlshcd worstedo. Instead of $35,1 $40 nnd $45 at the tallor'a, here In Immenae varloly and ready to Wear, with the guaranlee of a perfect nt, at only $20, %T2.r,o and 523, v Burk finest Suits, $27.50, $30 and $35. _ Overcoats and Overcoat Stocks that are Avithout a singlc rival; $12.50 to $33. Burk & Company, 808 East Main St.