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Is the specific remedy for that
tired feeling so common in the
spring or upon the return of warm
weather. It purifies and enriches
the blood.
Get it to-day in usual liquid form or
chocolated tablets called Sarsutabs.
LoulsvilU, K>\. May 2i.?Though the,
General Assembly of the Presbyterian
Church of the United States of Ameri?
ca did not act on a recommendation
of one man, who wanted the assembly
to memorialise theFedoial government
io prohibit th>: manufacture, Importa?
tion' and distribution of Intoxicating
beverages, It took a very positive
stand on the temperance question to?
day. Congressional legislation to pro?
hibit Interstate shipment of liquor In?
to prohibition State or d'strlcti was
Still further use of the Bible In the
curriculum of the Chrlst'an colleges
of the country Is ur?>. i In the report
of thi- college board made to-day Be?
fore aid is nivrii Presbyerlan colleges,
the board requires statements that the
faeulty is composed of men who shall
exercise a strong Christian Influence.
The board In the past year ban recelv
tu and disbursed more than $1,000,000.
Criticism that college students are
Ignorant of the Bible Is answered In
the report of tho board by the state?
ment that this Ignorance is mostly of
the Blblo as a book, though the stu?
dents are proficient in studies of
books of the Bible. M'?re careful at?
tention to the book Itself Is urged.
Three Men and One Woman .Jointly
Charged With Murder.
Tulsa. Okla . May 21.?-Mrs. l.aura]
Reuter, Quy D. McKenzie, flrover Bell.
McKenzie s chauffeur, and Joe Baker, !
jointly rharged with minder In eon-j
nectlon with the death of Charles T.
Reuter, the wom-m's husband, w?re
ordered held for trial, before the Dls-I
trict court at the conclusion of their,
preliminary hearhis late to-day. Mr<. ?
lleuter will be released under bond. j
Application seeking tho release of,
the other defendants will he contested.:
Keutor. a prominent attorney of Till?
en, waa found dead at his home oil
the morning of May 5. with two bul?
let wounds III his head. The arrests
followed. . .,
H.r,us? of the prominence of the
parties involved the hearing attracted
unusual attention, fashionably gowned
women making uu, lue greater part of
the audience* during- the taklr.g of
testimony, which extended through a. |
No Quorum.
The Council Committee on Ordli.inc?. [
Charter and Reform failed of * Quorur
lrpt nlirbt. M???rs. Butler. Kaln, fiunit and
Illriehbers were the only members present.
Chairman Umlauf ?i, reported put ot the
flty. He%'ersl o* the members had been
an extended meeting of the Street Committee
yelterday sft?rnoon ar.d were unable to re- |
turn lest nlsht. and the meeting adjourned
subj.-ci to the csll of the thalr.
1 -lb. jars Royal Scarlet
Pure Preserves 25c.
Robin Hood Brand, 3 for
Mecklenburg Waters and
Ginger Ale.
Smithfield Jowls.
Geo. McD. Blake
00 Broad Street.
Nominee fat Mayor of Bristol
r,F,on(;r, sr. war hex.
r=pee!al to Th? Tlmes-DIepatcr!.1
BrUtol. Va.. May *.V?In aU proba?
bility the next mayo I of VlrKlnla Bris?
tol will be George M Warr tn, a young
lawyer. The political sensation of the
month was the nomination of Mr. War?
ren In a Democratic primary on April
7. Pitted against him iwas Captain
William 1* Bbe. the veteran mayor.
Who had served three terms in puc
Cesilon and had never known defeat,
and whe> had the honor to be Bristol's
first mayor. In 1S56. .lames W. Mort.
formerly a member of the Virginia
H i ', of Delegates, and who had served
a number of years ns president of the
City Council, was also a candidate In
the primary. Young Warren received
more votes than both of his opponets,
although Iber.' were men anxious to
pla.-e bets that nobody could defeat the
veteran mayor.
Mr. Warren ha1 not long h*on a
resident of Bristol. The fact that ha
received stich a larg? plurality was
due In r>Brt to the fact that he had ,
the hearty co-operation of members of ,
tiie order of Elks.
Young Warren Is a son of T. J. |
Warren, a farmer-merchant of South- j
I west Virginia. H~s was graduated from
I Emory and Henry College In loot. ne .
} taught In the Washington county pub-;
; lie schools four years, and then took
the law course in the University of j
Virginia. He came to Bristol to prac ? I
i lice law In October. 1910. He practiced;
I on"> year alone, then formed a partner
ship with James 1^. l>avls. under the
j firm name of Davis & Warren.
j The municipal election will take place .
I .Tune 11. The Republican candidates'
J for the honor are: Former VSayor (.'hVs.
F; Gauthler and Giorgo W. Hammitt. |
News of South Richmond
6ou*.h Richmond Bureau.
The TImes-Dlapatch,
I'.'.-) Hull .Street.
Phono Madison 175.
.K,j?peotcd of robbing ''. D. Jone*, of Beaver
Dom. of $100 ?nd a vair of shoes, ilussell
Farmer. iwent>-two years old, was arrested
last night by Officer J. A. Haughan na he
stepped from th<- ? o'clock Petersburg car.
Permer and a companion. Willie Shepherd
son, vor? taken to the Third Police St., tlnn,
where they were searched. Lea* than 110
was found on the pair. They were held f^r
appenranco in the FoIIce Court, l'art :. this
The crime of whleh F?rm?r is suspected
occurred Saturday night when he Is n!>g'd
to have'stolen the money n.nd ahoea from
Jones, who was lying drunk under the
( hesaprako and Ohio Viaduct. Farmer was
seen Monday night with a large roil of
money In his p->-?os-slen and w.is wearing
tan shots, such as were stolen from Jones.
He has been In trouble frequently, Abou
a year >si he was s'ntenred to serve nine
months on the roads for the theft of sl-.nr?
from a box car. After schvlng a short tln-.o
he was pardoned. L?ter he was caught In
the police dragnet, and together with
thirty others sent to the flsv Jadl for six'
months for vagrancy. Another pardon was
Fnnutr list night denied a'.', knowledge
of tile robbery. The money which he had
Rar. he e-lalmed, ptven him yesterday morn?
ing by his employer.
Rxrlted Officer Frightens Many.
Many wom?n ar.d children were thrown
Into a panic late Monday night at the car?
nival grrmnds when Officer Angel, a new
addition to the police force, fired threo
Ihnes at a fle?!ng r.egro. The shots, accord?
ing to some, where fired In the air. hut
many were positive that they heard tho
ham of the bullets na they whlzjed b> th-lr
The trouble arose o*or a fight between
tmo nesroes Anrel. who win In plain
clothes. Interfered and attempted to put one
of the rn-*n under arrost. The" mar. resisted
this, and without ceremony dumped Angel
to the ground In a sprawling heap. Be?
fore he en-ild (ret to his feet the man had
disappeared; In a few minutes .t small ho\
pointed out a n?rro as the culprit. The
man ran and was shot nt by the excited
officer Ife escaped, but the Snuthslde po?
lice are confident of na.bbing him to-day.
Merebnnt Summoned to Court.
Charting that ho did unlawfully exposd
for sale an ar'tele known as ?*<.'. V. Scratch
Food. ' without bavins; the State Inspection
tap attached. Officer Wiley yesterday caused
a summons to bo Issued for M- F. Johnson,
a BOttthalde in-rehant. The case Is set for
this morning In the Police Court. Tart !
Moro than liftern summonses have boon
Issued for persons who have failed t.-> get
out their bustneos license for tho yoat.
Others will be Issued to-morrow unless
there Is a great rus? on Commissioner of
Rsvenuo Samuel Owens's office.
Property Change* Baud*.
in the Hustings Court, l\-\r\ yestordsy
tuo floods of heirgain and safe of resident?
ial properly were offered fpr roplstratien.
Tho first from Mary A. Fvnns to Margaret
1. NTlsler. WBa for the property known as
IU West Ninth Street. The ;ot has a front?
age of thirty feet and a depth of 1J; foet.
By tho othor, I-o t. Chapman acquired
iiom Orls n. Bass a t>|o.-e of property
,known as l-'ll n.ilnbrttlgo Street, with a
homage of twenty-four foot and n depth of
133 feet, for a consideration of .?LSOn.
Five Tny Five OoHnrs' Fine*.
Justice If. A, Maurice >esterday i-iornlng
In tho Police Court. T'art C. saw everything
In fives an.l Imposed Iir.es of $" each on five
offenders wh>, appeared on the docket fot
sundrv offenses.
r.otile Mves.ty, Kniest trcln? rind Willie
Smith, colored, and John HrBwn. each paid
ft and costs for roiling the Ivories.
Charles Logan, colored, who administered
a husbandly chastisement to his spouse,
paid .?5.
The case of Alfred Logan Scott, charged
with fighting, was continued until a witness
tan be located.
Census-Takers to Meet.
The men who have volunteered to assist
next Tuesday In taking the great church
census will rhdet W-nlebf a* S o'clock at
the Meade Memorial Hplscopal Church to
receive Instructions In Iffelr work.
The movement Is not conducted" by any
particular denomination, hut is done through
r?io co-operation of a'l *T3ro than 1(0
Sotithaldera will loin In ihe work.
Small Fire; No Damage.
On a still alarm at 10 o'clock last nigh:
Engine Company TTo. 1.1 responded' to Miller
? Miller TTlinn-factiirliig Company's plantat
seventh ami Stockton Rfroets. njid without
ulfflculty extinguished a ama71 Irfazn In a
nllo of shavings In the botlor-room. No
damage -?suited.
Money for Park Work.
The Finance Committee of tho City Coun?
cil last night recommended Ihe appropria?
tion of 12.000 to complete the Improvements
on Washington Park, which were hnltcd In
the most Important stage by lack of funds.
Among; the work which remain* to be dono
1? laying of th? concrete walk* In th?
aquar" und erecting a concreto wall around
th? park. Until tills la done th? grading
? ar.no: be finished nor ran the grass seed
?>e sown. The park is now a barren spot In
.tin- hn|f fronting- on Hull Strut, while, the
t'Hck la In almost as bad a condition. j
Personal Mention.
Miss Pattef.m. w'i0 h.ts been vtaittiiR her
I s!?ter in San Antonio. Tex., has returned to
i her hiMiif ni Korest Hill.
J Mr.?. Samuel Owena and family have clos?
ed their city home and are spending a'
'""??tii with IIubIi Owens at Forest Hill. I
1 Mrs. J'aiilett. who has been visiting Mrs. j
IQeorge paui, has returned to her home In
-N'ursea Will Graduate.
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.J
Alexandria, Va., May 21.?Four
nurse.. Rt thf. Alexandria Hospital. |
having completed their course, will I
graduate as stich Tuesday night next.
I rhe ceremonies will tak- plore in tho
I auditorium of the Klk.= ' Home. An
I address will he made bv Represents
, tive C. C Carl In. There will be a
musical and literary program. The
nurses are: Miss Flmna Clles. YVavnes
br.ro. Va.: Miss F.lton Bowling, Fairfax
county, Va.; Miss Olga Dent. Pop's
Creek. Md.; Miss Sarah Shoots, Mar
tinsburg, W, Va.
Woman's Secret
Made Pubiic
j Remarkable Tale of a Woman's j
; Misery and How She Was Re- !,
lieved of it. Here Told
On Her Own Request
Big S.mdy, Tenn.?"I had to suffer
iseven (7) long, dreary years," writes Mrs.
Lucy Cantrcll, of this place.
"Every two weeks I had to stay in bed
! several days, and no words can describe
j my misery on these occasions.
Womanly trouble was the cause of it. ?
I My poor husband had paid out more ?
j than one hundred dollars for other mcdi
I eines when I finally commenced to take
I Cardui.
I Five bottles helped me.
j I think Cardui is the best medicine for
women on earth, and if my statement
I will do anything to help some other suf?
fering woman you can publish it."
Many ladies write to this effect, feeling j
ih.it by so doing they will help other suf?
fering women to get well by following their j
experience. To you, among others, this
message is sent.
For there are days when you, too, need |
a strengthening medicine, a tonic.
Nobody knows when those days come
so well as you.
When they do come, don't go around
hopelessly with a feeling as if everything
were wrong, but do as others have done.
Just take a dose or two of Cardui.
Try it next time.
X. B.? Write to Ladies' Advisory Dept.,
Chattanooga Medicine Co., Chattanooga,
Tcnn., for Special Instructions and 64-page
book, "Home Treatment for Women,"
sent in plain wrapper on request
There is Room
in Richmond?and there is public need?for just one Water Supply System.
Do YOU think for one moment that the City Council would or should per?
mit any corporation to set up a rival water works and occupy the streets
with miles of mains and pipe lines in order to sell water to the citizens in
competition with the City Plant?
"Oh, hut," you say. "water is a necessity of life, and is therefore the one
public utility above all others which the City should own and operate and
maintain as a natural monopoly.-'
Very well. It happens that the City owns and operates the GAS
WORKS?the only iia< Works for which there is cither room or public need
in Richmond. Is it possible that the City Council would grant a franchise
to any corporation to engage in the g^s business in competition with the
City Plant?
There is room and there is public need for ONLY ONE SYSTEM for
supplying Electric Eight and Pow er to the people of Richmond. Electricity
ha-- become a necessity to the progress and prosperity of the modern city?a
necessity of civic life, if not of individual lite.
Whether it be a municipal department or a private corporation, the in?
strumentality that supplies the public with water, or gas. or electric light
and power does not merely deal in a commodity, hut does perform a public
service. The providing of Electric Service is just as much an affair of co?
operation as the providing of water or gas service. Public service in any
of these things cannot be established or maintained without the public's
As public utilities, water, gas and electricity are in exactly the same
class. And it is a fundamental and axiomatic, principe, of the whole class
TEM FOR EACH UTILITY (whether water, or gas, or clectricitv)
That principle is not affected in the slightest degree by the fact that
Electric Service is provided in Richmond by the Virginia Railway and Power
Company. The service so provided is efficient ami excellent, and the rates
charged tor this service arc exception all)- low. No man can honestly deny
To permit competition in Electric Service for Light and Power
here in Richmond, would be just as WRONG TO THE PUBLLC?just as
FARE?as to permit the establishment of rival gas and water works to dupli?
cate services rendered by the City.
That is the most important consideration for YOU and for YOUR
representatives in the City Council in the matter of the application that has
been made to that body for an electric light and power franchise.
There's more to tell you about this. Watch for it in to-morrow's paper.
Virginia Railway and Power Company.
William Northrop, President
Service Talk No. S
May 22, 1912
Dallas, Tex.. May 21_The officers'
conference of the Associated Advertis?
ing- Clubs of America to-day developed
a strong sentiment to adopt rules be?
fore this convention adjourns, which
will end struggles at future gatherings
for the next convention city. The plon
Is to give the board of directors pow
er to name the place of holding the
convention each year, jnd to avoid
contests by different cities before the
general convention. It also is the sense
of the officers of the association that
entertainment at convention cities
shall be limited to the evening. In or?
der that the days rrray be given to
work. z
The standardization of requirements
for admission into advertising clubs
affiliated with the assoc'atlon and of the
requirements for that affiliation were
also discussed. The sentimentprevalled
that only bona fide advertising men,
buyers and sellers of advertising,
should be eliclble to membership. A
commission will be ?appointed to make
an Investigation and report on local
advertising conditions jail over the
jlJnlted States, according to action tak?
en to-day.
I San Francisco. Baltimore and Toronto
are the contending cities for tho lfilU
convention. That decision and election
[ of officers will be made Thursday,
j Six conferences, each devoted to a
discussion of an important advertis?
ing subject, were hold during the
morning session to-day, and in the
afternoon the delegates assembled In
general Convention to discuss, as a
whole, all of the questions considered
in the conft rence.
To-night the presidents reception
was held, more than I.OOo persons at?
tending. To-morrow the advertising
men will be the guests of Fort Worth,
thirty miles distant, where a program
Of entertainment has been provided.
Special trains will return the crowd
to Dallas Wednesday night.
The final sessions will be held
Thursday, and Friday morning the
visitors will start upon <a circle tour
of Texas.
C'clebrnted I'lanbtt Receives Iloiind*
of Applause.
[Fpeclnl to Tho Times-Dispatch.]
Danville. Va.. May 21.?John Powell,
the plnnlst. played to a well-filled hall
here to-night, ills program was mag?
nificently rendered and he received
rounds of applause -nfter each num?
ber'. He was presented with numer?
ous bouquets, and Harry Flcklen, on
behalf of the people of Danville, aft<-r
presenting Him with a large bouquet
of mountain laurel, thanked him for
his splendid performance and paid a
hitch tribute to his musical powers.
[Special to The TImes-Dispatch.]
?Washington. D. C, May 21.?Unless
Senators Martin and Swanson can have
the House items retained In th? omni?
bus claims Mil, Virginians will lose
something like. $201,000 as the result
o.' a decision on the part of t'.ie Senat?
Committee on Commerce- to knock ou:
practically all such claims in this
year's bill. Wnen t!ic hill lift the
House there was something like luft
itums for P'rsnns in Virginia and for
lodges, associations anfl churches,
these making an aggregate of more
than $203,000, which would go to that
State should t ie bills pass as agreed
upon by the Hous\ At l*ast three
fourths of these have h#fn killed by
the Senate romnilotee.
In th? House to-day there was much
disappointment when it tyas discovered
what action t'hg Senate had taken, and
iher^ were many little conferences as
to what was bo*>t to do. It was finally
ngreed that each Senator would no
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There Are Two Sizes? 16 oz. and
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All Druggists are Glad to Sell It
Children Love It?Tastes Good
Sample Bottle Free by Mail
That those who are seeking health and
strength for themselves, children, rela
lives'or friends may vxperienee the life
giving properties of this exclusive Nor?
way gold medal ozonized r.od liver oil
medicinal food emulsion?as well as to
know Ozomulslon superiority-In being
most palatable and easy to take?a gon
erotiR 3-oz. bottle will bo sent by mail to
thoso who send addresses by postcard or
?Itter to Ozomulslon, u<S ^carl St.. N, I.
urged to hiv^ the House [terns placed
buck In the bill If possible, when It la
taken up In the Senate for passage.
The proi!>a!blllty of passage at this
session Is now. hem-ever, very remote.
In view of Ihc committee's action.
Such a situation is much regretted by
Virginia House members, who dis?
cussed tho matter to-day.
r. H. McO.
AVater? In AtrbnfnlityH Section Imperil
Live? und Property.
New Orleans, La.. May 21.?With th*
work of closing the llymella crevasse
well under way. other available en-I
glneers and army otllcers interested
In the relief and rescue work to-day
directed their efforts to the Atcha
I'alaya Basin, where crevasse waters
ar- threatening sections heretofore
untouched, imperiling l'vcs and prop?
Citizens of upper St. Landry parish,
after receiving the warning of the
1'nlted .States engineers that waters
flowing through the northeastern sec
tion of the parish might endanger
their lives, to-day fled to Washing?
ton. La.
Water In Melville, coming from the
Alto break, was reported from six
Inches to three feet deep In several
-"tores. Those wlto could get away
have already left that town. Engineers
and laborers are gathering at Alto,
where the work of tying the break
will probably start to-morrow.
Flood waters continue to rise at
Morgan, where the merchants have
creeled elevated floors In their stores.
Captain L V. Cooley, representing
the New Orleans Klood Comm'ssloii,
left for the Black River and Atcha
falaya seetlon on. the steamer St.
.lames to-day for tho purpose of In?
vestigating conditions and to report
to the committee as to the best meth?
od of sending supplies where they arc
needed most.
A heavy downpour between 2 and 3
o'clock this afternoon flooded New
Orleans streets for twonly m'nutes
or more, streets in tho business sec?
tions were small rivers, and it w<is
I impossible for pedestrians to venture
on many sidewalks.
Wilson sod Uaderwood Lend In ttecent
I'rlam rles.
Jlale-igh, N*. C. May 21.?The. returns
as far an received from the countlJ3
of North Carolina, which last Saturday
acted, primarily, to nominate county
officers under the provisions of an op
tior.ary and not compulsory law passed
by the last session of the legislature,
shows that only a very small number
took evan a "stra wVOte" en presi?
dential preference?tho act not pro?
viding for the Itgal holding of r presi?
dential pre/erer.ce primary.
It is therefore out of Wi.a quastton
for any one to accurately forecast
what the S'Tittment of the delegates to
the Democratic State Convention next
month 'Will be.
The Wilson promoters in the State
strongly claim lh?Ut ? decided majority
of the neojile want Wilson, and that
tho real power b-'lng In the people,
,tbo State convention ojght And prob
aibly will send a delegation that at
least will he friendly to t'he N'-eiw Jer?
sey Governor as first choice. From
the tJnd^rwood Promoter? there Is a
loud claim because of strength dlsr
played In some counties where, organ?
ized fight was made. But the terri?
tory oovered was Infinitely srnnll Jn
comparison to the area of the State.
Will Make Independent Itaee. ,
[Special to The Times-Dispatch.J
Danville. Va . May 21.?\V. IJ. Gard
euer. J. W. llaraway, u. M. Tanner
and Chalmers Patterson have Hied
their notices of independent candidacy
(or the Common Council and Board of
Aldermen in the coming city elec?
tion, at which a Mayor, six Aldermen
and nine Connellmen are to he elect?
ed. Mr. Patterson was defeated for
renomlnation at the recent Democratic
mass-meeting, asked for a recount,
then withdrew his request. His new
move was quite a surprise. Mayor
Wooding has no opposition.
Committee on Toor Culled.
The Council Committee on Belief of the
Poor, which failed of a quorum on .Monday
night, hna heen called to meet this after?
noon at 5:30 oV'erU at the City Home.
For Infants and Children.
The Kind You Have Always Bought
Bears the
of (^^y^&^cjS^f
QUEST _____
Main and 223 E. j
8th Sts. .^r??^i.?. Broad St.

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