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When tho meeting was called to
order there wore by actual count 049
persons In tho theatre, of whom twelve
were women. A band played "Dixie"
as the speakers tiled upon the stage,
and then James E. Heath, in a capital
hpcech. Introduced "tho candidate."
Mr. Heath harked back to the days
of the Fltzhugh Lee struggle, and de?
clared that the defeat' of that great
Virginian by Mr. Martin for the United
States Senate was nothing less than
a crime, especially when General Lee
was u national tigure and Mr. Martin
"an unknown."
Trlology Fares Roughly.
Mr. Heath paid his earnest respects
to the "ring," the "boss" and the "ma
chine;" indeed. Chat Illustrious ttjlology
." fared roughly at the hands of the
speakers.. III? allusion to Woodrow
Wilson as the New Jersey Insurgent,
who had swept clean the mosquito
state, set tho crowd a-howl. Every one
seemed to be a friend or Wilson's, al
. though as between Jones and Martin
there was a division.
But one person interrupted the
spcukcrs. E. A. BllUsoly asked Mr,
Jones to tell how Senator Martin voted
on the bill to elect United States Sen?
ators by direct vote of the people. Mr.
Jones did so by saying that he (Jones)
had always favored such a mode of
election, but that only, recently had
the senior Senator "trimmed his sails."
Mr. BllUsoly amused those near him
by groaning loudly whenever Senator
Martin's name was mentioned.
Finally Mr. Jones made a plea for
si United States Senator from Tide?
water, lie declared that this section
had not had n representative In the
higher branch of Congress since the
time of tho Civil War. when Hon. It.
M. T. Hunter adorned that illustrious
Some Honest, Worthy .Man.
Mr. Jones did not say that he was
the man. but insisted that some "hon?
est; intelligent and worthy man from
this section should succeed Senator
Martin in 1913." In conclusion, he said;
"I do not permit myself te> entertain
it doubt as to what the result will be
:f yon" set yourself resolutely lb the
task. You have before you the exam?
ples of the seemingly unequal contest
mad. by Robert M. La Kollette, d Pro?
gressive Republican Senator from Wis?
consin, n:ivl Woodrow Wilson, the Pro?
gressive Democratic Governor of New
'?When Senator RaFollotlc made his
? ght for tin Senate against the Repub?
lican machine of his State." he said.
? his best fr'ends regarded it as hope?
less. Every daily newspaper was
against hi sr. save only two, and the
machine purchased the editorial space
:1n iOt) other papers
"Out of eleven dailies In Milwaukee,
only one supported him; The railroad
corporations joined hands with the ?
machine, and not only furnished the
means with which to debauch the
press, but contributed all the money
that could be used m the purchase of j
ir.'Jlvli*:al votes. T<-e Republican ad?
ministration, too. employed its Fed?
eral patronage to the sane? end. The
nominal party organization lent itselt*
to the will of the machine. ?
"What was the rtftslt." LaFollette
carried every on^ of the seventy-erne
counties, and In forty-two of them he
carried every district., Out of a total
of 1 ".'j ?reciticts? he carried 1.929 and
ifod r.'.s opponent In thirteen, and in
thtrty^eight his opponent did hot re
? vive a. r?te.
I.et Them Tnkp Courage,
if there be any faint-hearted Dem- j
<? :?.-.:= here, let them take courage
from this story of what one man can
accomplish, whose cause is just and
who has behind him brave end honest
men who believe in that cause and
are willing to tight for it.
The victory achieved by Woodrow
Wil>on over the machine of his State,
backed ef it was by the corporations
which flourish there as nowl\pro else,
is of too recent occurrence to need to
<? told of by nie. Now Jersey has
P4ven her answer through her bril?
liant Governor to the question pro?
pounded hi the Democrats of the coun?
try at huge in the last national Demo?
cratic platform. {
"Shall Use ooople rule?" What, mav
1 isk. will li" the answer which Vir
jginin will give? It yoti ask me if 1
si all win this fight, for my answer
J point you to what has been ac?
complished In other States, where the
odds were fai greater than In ours.
? nd i Invoke for your Inspiration and
courage the glorious hlstorv "t" old
) irgluia/'
The "V Ice-Prcslde^its.
Following i.- .i lirt of the vice-presi?
dents for Mr. Jones's meeting:
A.veryi Howard <;.: Arps. George F.:
ltatnn. f M.; Bernard, J. T.; Bradlev;
Wi n Beard II. G.: Brlolcoy, J w.:
J Claudi M.: Baker. Richard IE!
Bilisoly.' i;. .\ : BIMsoly, W. J..: Bilisoly ;
P, X .: I:. Bilisoly, Pi' C; Brooke, II
l iwrence: Burrow. AISti G: Bur
^??'^lis J ; Baker. William Hodges:
b.I'beUenbbrough, Edward; Brooke, I i
Tucker1 Bradford. Russe) I.: Bennett. 1
W I.: Baylor. Richard; Baker. William
I. Biker. William 11.: Barbee, 11. G.:
F-nrv. ell. l ?. s.. Buxloh, J. I'.- Baxter.
??. F.: M?rhard, Mark ! Rarron, J. S. :
Carney, Weight" I',.: Carney, A B; Col?
lins, Cadwallader J.; Claude. M. P.:
Coleman. C. W.i Cox. I.ncien B.. carter.
J fVrihlr>teud: Curtis. Jno. Hughes: Cal?
low, <: i; oason, i". A.: Childrey, L
W, ''rocker. Frank E.; Cotton. Proston
Cunningham, J. R.; Davis, W. y[ :
I'cwson, George D.; Dashiell, Ode:
[trlscol, J. R.; Deans. ISmmett; Dodson
William F.: Do?.!? r. A. M.; De.Ia rnct t?'
J .1).: Evatt. A. R.: Elliott. G. T ? El
Vv'"'pW' W': T)ay' Jno' 11 ' DouKherty.
Freeman. E. B.; FJveash, Joseph G,
Jr.; Ferren, C. 11.; Fanny, Joseph B.;
Gray. Turner Pepo; Grant. Walter M.:
O.wuthmey, G. Tayloe; Green, Nathaniel
'I.; Grinin, T. B.; Gilbert. George W.;
Haines, L D.; lloagland. F. L.: Heard.
J. Lindsay ; Hosier. R. T.; Heath. Jarnes 1
E.; Holland, Edward; Hume, John IT.';
Herbert. C. E.? Hoggard, Horace: Hitch!
F.: HudgitiK. Claude L.; Hyslop.
i:. Ag Hancock, w. H.; Johnson, A. R.:
Jonen. William P.: Joyner, E. L? Jen?
kins, John B.; Johnston, Henry A.;
Johnson, s. B.; Jones, s. Kenneth!
Jones, T. Catesby; Jackson, fir. J. p.?
Kern. Ruf Us; Kinsey, II. Clav; Kege
? bein. .1. T.: Kegebeln. J. H.; Land, W.
Lankford, Menaleus; Norflcet. R
H,; McCoy; Russell A.; Maul. John- Mc?
Coy. Frank A-; McTntosh, Charles p.;
McLean. O. B ; Mlnter. W. A.; Mallett.
P.. W.. MeMurran. William R.; Mitchell.
J. F.: MarkF, Benjamin; Miller. Frank
C.: Miller, E. F.; Martin. W. Tl.; Martin,
J. Waiters: Mathews, E. T.? Macon,
J. B.: Mitchell. J. H.; Mathews. E. O:
McLeary, Frank; Proctor, Dr. J. A.;
Peterson. M. R ; Price. S. M.; Peatross.
Tl. W.; Peakc, John E.; Pugh, Jordan;
A.; Pitt, J. .T.; Redd. Dr. J. T.; Riddlck,
Dr. Jarnes G--, Ross, W. A. Roberts- L
P.; Fiocktfeller, C. W.; Ilush, Robert H.;
Life. D. T.; Roper, George V.; Ruffln,
F:dmund S.; Scott. Stanley; Staylor,
Thomas W.; Sne-Hlngs. Stanley T.;
Shackelford. O. H? Shultlce. R. W.;
Simmons, Bruce, Spindle, R. B., Jr.;
Stand!!, Samuel T.; Savage, Toy D.;
Sams. C. "Whittle: Slrnpnon. John O;
Stewart, William H.; Shaw, C. P.; Stock
Berry's for Clothes"
For the young man of 16 to
18 years hunting for special
styles, we have at $10 to $20
some unusual patterps not
suitable for a church confer?
ence or Supreme Court digni?
taries?but just proper and
right for a live wire.
Boys* Shoes?like the men's?
in nobby'toes and ties; $2 to
Boys' lovely Silk Four-in-1
Hands, 25c.
Boys' Light-Weight Pajamas,
Berry Reefers for girls as
well as boys.
F'ashionable man-tailored
garments at $3.SO to $12.30.
Everything else men and
boys wear.
fleJl Hugh: Sibert. Southgate, T.
S.; Summers, R. E.; Sykes, Buseom:
Shack chord. F. A.: Truxtun, I. Walke:
Traut. .lohn Ii., Jr.: Traut. Parrlsh;
Trent, Uwrerice: Tazewell, I- W.: Tait,
James <.'.: Upton, John: yanderventeri
Br?den: Watson, C. C, Sr.: Whitehurst,
G. W.: Wellf. E. R. F.; Winston; Jarnos
IL; Wilson. W. W.; Weaver, Garland
v.; Weir, Allen: West, L. M.: "West. II.
W.; Wilson. Dr. N. G.; Wr'ght. Dr. T.
J ; Wright, John S., Jr.; Wilkinson,
George, F.
Roanoke Mayor Must Show
Cause Why He Should Not Be
Removed From Office.
[Spci rial to the Times-Dispatch.]
Uoanoke. Va., March ' ::'.<.?In a
lengthy report handed in at midnight
to-night, the special grand jury calls
on Mayor Joel II. Cutchln to show
why he should not !>e removed from
ofllce, charging him with collusion with
persons of ill repute and with having
accepted gifts of various kinds from
these people. The report further
charges Police Sergeant Lemon with
the same offense. Following the pre?
sentation of the it-port Judge Staples
announced that he would ask the Gov?
ernor to appoint a .Judge to preside in
the case ol Mayor Cut'hin, which will
he taken up at the n< xt term of court.
Tlii- text of the report does not come
as a surprise; since the line of exami?
nation followed by the Jury had been
talked of for some time.
Mayor Cutchln has hold office for
many years'. lie is sixty-one vears
The jury returned three Indictments
ugalnst Harry Myers, one charging
him with the lurce-ny of S10. another
for contempt of court, and another for
Mayor Outchin would give out no
statement to-night, since ho was not
a>vare of the report haying been pre?
sented until informed by a newspaper
(J-'oj^tinued_From First Page.)
ins; out: "Abbatemaggio Is a eaiuViTin?
The informer, recognizing a trick
to impair his testimony, raised his voce
above the chorus. yelUng:
"I never said that Cortino's brother
was a Camorrist."
?? The confusion continued and the
president was compelled to suspend the
The policy of the accused is to catch
Abbatemaggio in contradictions or un?
truths, if only in secondary matters,
and so discredit his whole story.
To tho question of the president of
the court as to whether he suffered
from epilepsy, Abbatemaggio replied
j In the negative.
"Here is a military medical certifi?
cate," said President Bianchi, "stating
that you left thj army after thrto at?
tacks of epilepsy."
"Then I did It purposely to be sent
home from the army," said the witness.
The lawyers for the defense Jumped
to their feet shouting:
"Then you deceived tho military,
and you are now trying to deceive the
Judicial authorities."
The severity with which the presi?
dent selected disputed points for ex?
planation, the prisoners believe, was
an ornen in their behalf.
Bird Mart? Appraiser.
Washington, March ?Francis W.
Bird, of New York, was to-day ap?
pointed appraiser of merchandise at
that port, to sueceM George W. Wan
maker, who recently resigned.
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the only outward evidence of its presence. But in a short while its many
symptoms begin to make their unwelcome appearance. The mouth and
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brown splotches appear on the limbs, etc. So highly contagious is the dis?
ease that it is sometimes communicated from one person to another by the
use of the same toilet articles or handling the clothes of an infected person.
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.cures So perfectly that there is never any return of the old symptoms; i:
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Conference Appoints Committee
to Consider College
Gratifying Gains in Membership
ami Contributions
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.]
Clifton Forgo. Va.. March "9.?Promptly at j
0 o'clock this morning tho 127th annual ses- ;
slon or the Baltimore Conference of the I
Methodist Episcopal Church. South, opened,
and from that time until the morning meet
Ills' adjourned at K:?0 o'clock the body was
kept busy every moment. The session was
presided over by Bishop K. B. Hoss, of
Xnshville. ono of tho men who has seen ser?
vice for years in the Methodist Church.
As a presiding officer Bishop Hosb Is In?
clined to push business, while showing con?
sideration for those who have any remarks
to make on matters before the sosslon. For
his opening: address ho took for his subject,
"Judge. Not, Lest Te Bo Judged," and ho
tiiado ail exceptionally able talk. Ills voice
Is good and his. d?vllrery Is straightforward
and clear, and can be readily followed by
After the address of the bishop the'?roll
was called by tho secretary. Rev. 12. V. I
Register. The committees were' announced,
and then followed the Ihntroductlon to the
conference of the conneetlonal men and the
local ministers.
Reports of 'Elders.
The report* of the presiding ciders, with |
few exceptions, showed that the conference '
was progressing both spiritually and flnan- ,
dally, Rev. F. J. Prettyman, presiding a'der
of the Washington District, reported that
his district had done well during the past
year. He especially mentioned the work at
Wnrrenton, which shoived an unusual enter?
prise. Froderk-kburg has enlarged its church,
while Prince William and Alexandria have
built new parsonages. Tho physical condi?
tion of the church was shown to be vary
satisfactory. There* have been f>2'2 conver?
sions and Sfl additions to the church. The
contributions for missions was overpaid, and
the other charges were more liberally re?
sponded to than in past years.
The reports of the other presiding officers
It you du not have it properly
tuned and cared for at right inter?
You may mean to have it done,
but are most liable to forget, and
then you may not always be aware
that the instrument needs atten?
tion, so we suggest that you ar?
range with us to care for your
piano, to watch it, keep it in tune
and sec that everything is kept in
good order.
Phone Mad. 2734
213 East Broad.
An elaborate silver service was pre?
sented to Congressman Rodenberg at a
public reception at S o'clock. Large
silver loving cups were presented to
Congressmen John W. Langley and Jo?
seph I* Rhinok, of Kentucky: Arthur
P. Murphy, of Missouri; Frank P.
Woods, of Iowa; J. Thomas Heflln, of
Alabama: James William Collier, of
Mississippi, and James H. Covlngton,
of Maryland.
Congressman William A. Cullop. of
Indiana, was unable to be present. A
banquet followed the reception and
presentation of testimonials, at which
was sorved a characteristic New Or?
leans menu. Governor Suuntlci's and
General Kstipinal made addresses of
welcome, which were responded to for
the visitors by Congressman Roden?
were somewhat similar, showing gratifying
gains In memuera and contributions.
Tho bishop Introduced to the conference
JDr, Ive'y, tho now editor of the Christian
Advocute, of Nashville, who addressed tho
meeting upon tho desirability of church
members taking church papers. At the proa
em time only about one lumily In four ot
the members of the Methodist Church take
a church paper.
A number of reports wore submitted and
referred to tho appropriate committees with?
out being read.
The- report of the Baltimore Southern
Methodist" showed that It had paid all of its
current expenses, and ihought that tho
question ot the future financing of the paper
was eafcy of gsolutlon.
Kandoiph-.Macon Matter.
It wus decided after some debate to ap?
point a committee of three to co-operate with
a committee ?r six from the Virginia Con?
ference and of cl.v from, the board of trus?
tees of the Handoiph-Mucun .'nstltutcs, to
which should be rpferred tho much-discussod
question of tho amount of Interest, in and
control of these institutions that belong to
the church. Tho voto on tho subject was
very light, but It was decided to appoint
them at to-morrow morning's session.
When the superannuated list was called
Revs. H. M. iloane, A. 1... Harnabergcr, Jos.
P. Stump and Oliver C. Khali, who. hnvo
: been on tho supoiannuatc-d list, ashed to bo
j given active work. Revs John H, Davidson
I and J. B. Huffman asked to be placed on
the superannuated list.
The whole matter was referred to the com
I mittue on superannuated relations.
There was no afternoon ><r night session
I of the conference. To-night a lecture wui
dolivcred by Dr. II. M. Wharion, of Balti?
Prominent Men Present.
Many prominent men are attending the
Conference, Bishop Collins Donny being
among them. He was elected to the bishopric
from the Baltimore Conference at tho last
general conference, less than a year ago.
Dr. Gross Alexander, editor of the South?
ern Review; Dr. \V. F. McMurry, secretary
of tho board of church extension; Dr. Stone?
wall Anderson, secretary of the general
board of education; Thomas N. Tvy, editor
of the Nashville Christian Advocate; Dr. a.
J. Lamar, business manager of tho Southern
Methodist Publishing House, Nushviilu; Dr,
P, S. Parker, general secretary of the Bp
I worth Dengue; Dr. Chnppell, the Sunday-,
school editor; Dr. (I. M. Hamlll; Dr. J. W.
Plnson, niisslonary secretary; Dr. O. Retd,
leader of tho Daymen's Movement, und the
Rev. C. l>. Bulla, organizer of the Wesloyan
Adult Bible class work, are among ihoso
who are here.
Dr. W. W. Smith, chancellor of the Ran
doipth-Macon system. ^ President Charles
Melton, of Front Royal, and Dr. B. H. Rowc, !
president of tho Southern Seminary, of
?uona Vista, represent their respective edu
cbllonal institutions.
,VeW OrlcniiN ilnl.cn Handsome- <.lfti
to ItH P'rleadu In CouffrcHM.
New Orleans. Lia.; March 'jf).?Con
groKsman William A. Rodenberg and
the other majority members of tho
House Committee on Industrial Arts
and Impositions, who stood by tho eily
in her recent fight for the Panama
Imposition In Congr*ss, Word to-nlxht
presented with handsome testimonials
as Rifts from tho cltl?.ens of .Vow Or?
leans. In appreciation of their efforts.
Academy of Music ? Dur Jr..
liljou?"The Thief," luatiuve and
Detective Guards Jewels,
Eicutenant Edward Robbie, of Chi?
cago, will be chief guard and detective
for Mary Garden during her spring
concert tour. U. E. Johnston, the fa'r
singer's manager, refused to be put
linder bond for the safety of Miss Gar
den's $200,000 worth of jewels, and yet
his contract calls for his star to carry
and wear these precious things at each
concert: so he and the lady have agreed
to share the detective's salary and
traveling expenses during the tour. He
will he on the Job when .Miss Garden
is In Richmond next Wednesday to
sing at the City Auditorium for the
benetit of Pine Camp.
Excellent Company In Powerful Play.
Most of us went to the Academy of
Music last night expecting to see one
of our favurlto stars- in one of her
charming but somewhat light drawing
room comedo roles. Instead, we t>aw
Miss Annie Russell in an exceedJngly
emotlonal part in one of the moat grip?
ping and enthralling plays that we
have had in years, and a company of
people who were so good that even
Miss Russell's finished work hardly
"stood out" amidst the general excel?
lence of their individual performances.
In "Gordon's Wife," Bayard Velller
has written a play that contains more
dramatic situations, more climaxes,
better Uno?, more lifelike, natural
characters than one play in a hundred
that we have to sit through, but It Is
no more a comedy, as it Is billed, than
is "A Pool There Was." Indeed, it is
much nearer a tragedy than a comedy.
I True, thore are moments of fun. lines
that call for laughter fand get It), but
that Is true also of "The Elon and the
Mouse" and of "The Man of the Hour,"
both of which are brought to mind by
"Gordon's Wife,"'and, to my mind, this
Is as "big" a play as cither of them.
In u. limited space it is impossible
to give a connected story of the play.
It deal* with modern, practical, Ameri?
can politics in a thoroughly modern,
practical manner, and with a*situation
that might easily arise in any State
In the Union. And with nil of Us poli?
ties and campaigning, there Is a "heart,
interest'' story between husband and
wife? that holds the audience in tense
and thrilling silence.
Miss Russell, ua the .wife, gave an
excellent 'performance; sho was natural
and easy, as she Is alway-.t, but. mor->
than that, she displayed an emotional
power, ah earnestness nnd depth that
surprised most of us, and added great?
ly to our opinion of her ability. But
Miss Russell was far from being the
one admirable "member of the com?
pany. She was billed as the star, and
L-AXA'i'IVK It ROM O Quinine, the world wide
Cold nnd Grip remedy removes cauno. Call f?ll
nnm?. I-)ok for slcnalure E. W. QROVJ3. 2?0.
sho was most excellent, but Chariot:
NValdron. while Ho wus not altogether
easy in his lines?It was only the sec
I o*ncl Performance?was beyond critlo'sni
; as Cordon himself. Ills work in the
third ti4it. whoil lu> stumbled oft the
Mage, wa,i ;ih good a bit of "dumb"
acting as ona often see^ and. In the
last act, 'his quiet, restrained per?
formance was a treat to Iho weary
Harold Cheshire wa* delightful in
the small bit of the unpractical, re-j
I forming; clergyman: owwaid Yorke was
i wonderfully good as tho German baron !
i?ho is always just what he ought to,
j be?and Thomas McMuhun ga\e one oi l
the few presentation?) of a real new**
paper man that I can recall. .JoBCuh Mr
Spurks was perfect as the Irish politi?
cian, and little Th?s. Tobln. dr.. Is
easily the best child actor that 1 have
c ver seen.
The play is not uloaslmr?but one
will hardly forget lt. \V D G.
Pole Discoverer Robert K. Peary Get*
Uta CommlMHlo?.
Washington, March 29.? In rccognl- j
lion by the United Stutes government';
of his North Pole accomplishment,
Robert El. Peary to-day was commis?
sioned a "civil engineer in the navy,
with the rank of rear-admiral, on the
retired list." The commission Is retro?
active, dating from April 0, 1901), when
the explorer reached the "top of t|io
earth." The President's, action car?
ries out an act of the last Congress,
which also tendered Its thanks to Com?
mander Peary.
Congress gave the explorer the high?
est retired pay of a rear-admiral,
SG.O00. his previous tank being cap?
tain, at $5,000 yearly.
Clothing Contractor* Puruhtlicd liliu
With Shoddy TroiiHer?.
New York. March 29.?Charged with ?
conspiracy to defraud the United States I
Indian Service of the Interior Depart- !
incut by substitution of shoddy trou- {
?sers for those Of standard quality, Ar- ;
thur Rose, a wealthy clothing manu1
facturer, of Newark, N. J., was ar?
rested to-day on a Federal warrant.
Rose held a subcontract for furnishing
clothing to the Indian Service, and it
is alleged that, with Charles 11. Pitts
iiiuiii chief clerk In the United Slutea
Indian warehouse In thld city. hc con?
spired to remove from the warehouse
several cases of standard goods, wh'eli !
had passed Inspection, and substituted
for them cases of shoddy goods.
The arrest follows the rocirit indict- t
rnent of the lirm of Weinstein it .Malier. !
Of this city, on similar charges. They i
are on bail, atid Rose also was re.- '
leased on bonds of SJ.Otio to-night.
It Is said that the looting of the
warehouse has been systematic and 1
that several contractors have been In?
volved in the alleged cahsptracy. Chief
Clerk Furman has turned a govern?
ment witness In tho cases.
Foucrnl or Mm, llntuncr.
Tlie funeral of Mrs. Henry Uohmer.
Jr.. who died Tuesday ,:\ her horn* In '
Edgcwator Park, N. J., Will take dace 1
in this city this morninjg at n o'clock'
from St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Ser- i
vices will be conducted by Rev. '/.. s. :
Farland. assisted by Rev.* a. V. Cola- j
ton. Pall-bearers will be aa follows:
George DeBenville Keim, of Fdnewiiter
Park; Henry a. Willlame, Gloucester
county; William Parrlsh. John Howard, i
a. Blernc Blair, Lewis rj, Chelf, Dr. W
T. Oppenheimer and Ellis M. Talbott. 1
The body will arrive this morning at j
7:50 o'clock at the Herd Street Station
from Philadelphia, and will be 'met by
th? pall-bearers.
It Is expected that the funeral will
be largely attended. The United !
Daughters of the Confederacy and
Other organizations in which Mrs.
B?hmer took an Interest will be repre?
sented by delegations.
M. C. Purklns.
(Special to The Times-Dispatch. I
Frederlcksburg. Va., March 21).?M. C.
Purklns, a well-known citizen-of Staf?
ford county, for years postmaster at
Myrtleville post-omen tind a Confed?
erate veteran, died suddenly yesterday
of heart trouble, aged seventy-live
years. He la survived by his wife and
two daughters
Gcoroe W. Illllyurd.
[Special to The Times- Dispatch, i
Winchester, Va.'. March 29.?George
W. Hilly?rd, a retired, wealthy lee
dealer and farmer, died at his home
on the Valley Pike, near Winchester,
aged seventy-four years. lie served
under General Thomas E. Rosser. in
the Confederate army, doting the Civil
War. and was a member of the South?
ern Methodist Church. Iiis second wife,
four sons, one daughter, three brothers
and two sisters survive him.
Heaths nt tppervlllc.
[Special to Tho Tlm?s-Dtspatch, 1
Uppervlile. Va.. March -'J.?The re?
mains of Mrs. Tumor J Kos.--. \vh?>
died at a Washington City hosuttui
on the ISth Inst.. were brought to her
husband's home near this place tho
following day und laid to rest in
the old Ebenozer burying ground.
Mrs. Ross, who was a Miss I.uo.v. Is
survived by "her husband and two
young children.
Mrs. Wade Ecach died March 20 at
her home, near Reotortown. The re?
mains were brought here and Interred
in Ivy Hill Cemetery
Miss Taey Frasier died at the home
of her nephew. Dr. Fred G?chrih?rsi of
this place, very suddenly, on the ?ive- I
hing of March 20. in tho eightv-fourth !
year of her age. The funeral cervices
were conducted by Rev. H. A. Brown,
pastor of the M. E. Church. South, of
which she had been a member for mahv
Mrs. Geo. Alexander died at her home,
near Delaplane on March 2". She Is
survived by her husband, who was
a Confederate soldier, and a large
family of child ran.
Mrs. Bettle Bailey.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch. 1
Spencer, N. C. March 2?.r-Mrs.' Bet
tie Bailey, wife of R. B. Bailey, Esq.;
died suddenly at her home at Wood- |
leaf. Rowan county. Sunday nlgi.t, the
cause of her death being heart (rouble.
Mrs. Bailey Is survived h> a husband. I
three daughters- and four sons.
Jf.rael A. 1'" labor.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.1 1
Spencer. N C, March 29.?Israel A. I
Fisher, aged seventy-eight, years, one
of the. oldest citizens of Spencer, died
suddenly while on a visit at the home
of u relative. John Pennlger, at Organ
Church. Rowan county. yesterday;
Heart failure Is assigned as the cause j
of his death. Mr. Fisher was an hon?
ored Confederate veteran, and is sur?
vived by three sons and three, daugh?
ters, one of whom is Mrs. Jno. R. Cruse, j
of Spencer.
Mm, Minnie Punxcll.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.1 i
Frederlcksburg,. Va., March 251.?Mrs.
Minnie Punzell, widow of Augustus .
Funzell, died last night at the home ;
of her granddaughter. Mrs. Augusta
Woolfer, In Spotsylvania county, at the
advanced age of eighty-nine years. She
Is survived by two sons and' two
Mm, John lt. Hell. i
[Special to The Times-Dispatch. J
Goldsboro. N. C, March 29.?A mes?
sage from Mount Olive this afternoon j
announces the death in that town of
Mrs. John R. Bell. The funeral will
bo held in Mount Olive to-morrow aft
l ernoon at 4 o'clock. Siho is survived by
husband and three cfflldrcn.
.Mine? DnvlH.
[Special to The Tlmes-Dispalch.l
Eynchburg. Va., March 29.?James
I Davis, aged fifty-two, for many years
in charge of the municipal street clean?
ing force, diod to-day. after a two
weeks' illness of pneumonia. Iiis wife
and three children survive.
John Beery.
[Special to Tlin Times-Dispatch.]
Harrlsonburg. Va., March 2ft.?-John
Decry, eighty-six years old, died yes?
terday in Broadway, at tho home of
his son. S. P. Beery. A year ago his
twin sister. Mrs. Eydla Gaincs, died.
They were said to be the oldest twins
In Virginia. ? , '
Death* nt lleatlmvlllc
[ Spoolal to The Tlmoa-Dispatch.]
Hoathsvlllc, Va.. March 29.?Josoph
Marsh died yesterday morning ?A4
will do ail your writing
and adding in Your Way
Visible Writing?Visible Adding
Remington Typewriter CQmpany
606 E. Main Street.
grippe ut Ills home, near Ml skim in on.
thl.s county. Mr. Marsh was an olil ami ;
excellent citizen of thin county, and j
was held In the highest esteem. He i
win be burled at Providence Baptist
Church, Servlce-t- by Rev. Wnyland :
l)u tut way.
Benjamin Gill died at a late, hour lust '
niKht at his home, "Codar Hill." in {
Wlcon.ieo, tbi? county. HO leaves a I
wife und several children. Interment
mi the eoindtery at Ida home.
Mr*. Km in n V. Holer.
I Special to The Tlrhc8rDispatch. I
SI a union. Va., March 29.?Mrn. Knuna
V. Holer, widow of Courtney Holer,
long a business man of Stauntom Is
dead. uged sixty yean, leaving a soil
und n du vi abler. She was the daughter
of the late Sumuel Crawford.
Rcntb of n Child.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.)
Covingtoh, Va.. .March 29,?Merle, Hie
three-year-old dnupritur of Mr. and
Mrs. B. T- McPeak. of this place, died
here to-day of meningitis. The Inter?
ment will be here at 2 1*. M. to-morrow.
I-'uucrttl of Mrs. llohenon.
(Special to The Times*Dispatch.]
Fnyettevllle, N. <"'.. March Ji>.?The
funeral of .Mrs. VV. a. Robeson, who
died hero Monday of paralysis, was
held this afternoon from the residence.
Rev. 11. G. Hill, of Max ton. and Rev.
\V. M. Falrlcy. pastor of the First
CRIDDIN?Died, at her residence, 703
North Twenty-flrpt Street. Tuesday.
March 2$. at r, p. M.. MRS. IDA
STANLEY CHI DLIN. aged fifty-four
years, daughter of the late Mrn.
William R. Anderson. She leaves
one s?ii und three brothers. ,
'Asleep In ,|cans."
tin era I sorvie'es will be held from
Venable Street BttpUst THIS (Th?rs
' day) A FT I0H NOUN at 4:30 o'clock.
Interment In On It wood Cemetery
Relatives and friends invited to at?
HORN?Pied, in Baltimore. Md.. at 7.30
P. M.. March 20, DR. A. 13. HOBN.
BOfIMKR?-Died, at her residence inj
Rd gewater Park, N. J.. on- Tueadav. '
March 2S. 1911. a 6:10 A. M.i MRS.
wile of Henry B?hmer. .1 r.. formerly
uf Richmond, V.u., and daughter of ]
the lato Or. Peter Lyons and Mrs.
Addle l">eanc Lyons.
Funeral services will he held In St.
at 11 o'clock. Interment in Holly?
SHCRM?- Died, at his residence on yvh
Ilam8burg Road. JOHN II. SHCRM. In
the --eventy-fifth year of his age.
Farewell to. all my family and
My onward nights is with ancelB to
Good-bye to all, I am Kolnsr home,
And hope to meet all and reunite
around the throne.
Funeral from Denny Street M. E.
Church THURSDAY. March 30. ut ?
I* M. All friends and acquaintances
Invited. Interment Oalcwood.
? ? - /
Everybody ?Will Soou lit L'sing llic
Gem OH Burner.
The writer yesterday saw a new In?
vention which, when introduced, can?
not help but revolutionise the methods
of heating cook and other stoves. It
Is ihe Gem Oil Burner, exhibited by
BarnlRsel, of |he Wllloughby Company,
and what It will do Is surprising. Tlie
principle of the burner ie that com?
mon kerosene or coal oil is converted
Into gas, which mixes with 90 per cent,
of sir and 10 per cent, of carbon gas,
passing through the burner and pro?
ducing a long, superheated blue fin.mo
of Intense heat, free from smoke and
odor, as well as free from dust and
ashes arising from the use of wood or
Mr. Bamhisel is located at 72o Hast
Main Street, live doors west of Hotel
Stumpf, for a few days, representing
the Gem OH Burner Company, of Wll?
loughby. O., where he will be glad to
exhibit the invention to any one. It
may be put in any stove without
changing or damaging the latter in
the least, nnd after It Is In will heat
the largest cook stove or ran ere suffi?
ciently for family cooking for $1.00
per rnohth. It has a decided advantage
over wood, coal or illuminating gas,
especially the great advantage of econ?
omy, with none of the disadvantages
of wood or coal, and is just what is
needed for comfort and efficiency. The
company is soon to put these hurnbrs
in the hands of agents, who will retail
them at about $12 npleco. To got
them started in this vicinity, one may
buy direct from the manufacturer, free
on board cars at WHloughby, for half
that'sum for the next fow days, dur?
ing which time an agent will bo ap?
pointed. Whether one wishes to buy
or not, it is wdrth one's while to visit
the store to so? this ingenious Inven?
Presbyterian Church, this cltv, ?$g.
elated. The attendance wie very largo,
and the floral offerings were beautiful
und profuse.
Wllilnm .11. Krarilon,
(?Special to The Times-Dlsnateli 1
- Alexandria, va.. March 20 ? WllUurn
Mi Reunion, Jr.. thirty-eight years old.
died shortly before noon to-dav at hin
home, 900 Prince Street, after a short
Illness Of pneumonia. Iio was a son
of William M. Reurdon. and is sur?
vived by his wife, who was a Miss
LulJe Cox. of Washington, and one
D?*nChf? at Ilrlntol.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.1
Bristol. Va . March 29.?-Mrs. Mat v
Shortt Davenport .died here to-day of
paralysis, ag. d thirty-eight years. Her
husband, R. H. Davenport, and six chil?
dren survive her. She was a native Of
Miss Drirelta Harre)!, of Ewart, x. C..
aged nineteen, died suddenly here to?
day. She came her recently for treat?
ment. She died at her boardlnic house:
and In tho absence of any of her rela ?
there is any trace on your feet
of Cords, Bunions or Gal
louses after 6 trial of Keen* a
Olad-Pheet remedy return
money-bad^ coupon (en
eloied); your money -frill bt
refunded immediately.
FliSX?-Bend u? the names
of any three druggist* who do
qot sell Ol?nJ-Phoot Remedy
?pd ire will eond you com*
pleto treatment free.
Kflona Co.', 66 FVauktla St.,
N. Y.
Delicious, cooling, thirst
quenching flavors that rival the
"nectar of the gods."
We moke our otto
nyrups from the choicest
fruit? nnd be>ries. They
are ahvays pure and
fresh nnd absolutely
free from deleterious
Our soda dispensers are thor?
oughly experienced and well
qualified to serve you with that
which you desire?a tasty, cool?
ing drink.
Our Ice Cream
is deliciously smooth and pala?
table. Comfortable chairs and
tables enable you to rest and en?
joy it to the fullest extent at
iictrey s,
W. Fred. Richardson's
Storage nnd Transfer Departments
Main and Belvldere J3ts.
Hauling. Packing and Storing High
Grade Household Goods.
Phones; Madison 843, day; Monroe
S42, night._
Your business by judicious advertising.
Our advice is free, our plans are com?
plete, results are assured.
Freeman Advertising Agency,
Mutual Building,
Richmond. - Virginia.

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