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By the composer of The popular “ Belle of New York March.” Bright and sparkling, and full of melody and time—complete piano score in the November LADIES’ HOME JOURNAL L 10 Cents on all News-stands The Curtis Publishing Company Philadelphia THE BEST OF ALL In All Things All The Time. THERE are many GOOD life insurance companies, but among them all there must be one BEST. THE BEST is THE EQUITABLE. If you wish to know why, send fot: i, the report of the Superintendent of Insurance for the State of New York on the examination of The Equitable; 2, for actual results of maturing policies; 3, for statement of death claims paid in 1894. Then you will know the three great reasons of The Equitable’s supremacy: First, its financial stability; second, its great profits and advantages to living policy-holders; third, the promptness of its payments and liberality of its settlements. The Equitable Life Assurance Society Of the United States. JAS. W. ALEXANDER, Vice-President. H. B. HYDE, President. ALABAMA DEPARTMENT; Clark & Jackson, Managers (j^Kir^ifckson) > L. D. Burdette, Cashier. OFFICES—2021 First Avenue, Southern Club Building, Birmingham, Ala. Assets, $185,044,310. Surplus, $37,481,089. The Berney National Bank, Eirmingliam, Alabama. Chartered January 28, 1883. Capital Stock, $200,000.00. Surplus and Profits, $28,000.00. Successors to City National Rank of Birmingham January 8, 1895. Special Attention to Industrial and Cotton Accuunts 3. B. COBBS, Pres’t. W. F. ALDRICH, Vice-Pres’t. W. P. G. HARDING, Cashier. J. II. BARR, Assistant Cashier. DIRECTORS—B. B. Comer, T. H. Aldrich, Robert Jemison, W. F. Aldrich, Walker Percy, Robert Stephens. Charles Wheelock, James A. Going, J. B. Cobbs. K. E. Barker, President. rr. J. Cameron, Costlier. W. A. Walker, Vice-President. Tom. O. Smith, Ass’t Cashier. T. M. Bradley. 2d Ass’t Cashier. * FIRST NATIONAL BANK OF BIRMINGHAM, ALA. Capital Stock, - - ^250,000 Designated Depository of the United States. Chartered May IB, 1884. JPIBECTOKe—J. A. Stratton, F. D. Nabere, W. A. Walker, T. O. Thompson, W. 3. f TOKO, T. H. Melton W. J. Cameron, N. E. Barker, Geo. L. Morris. R. M. NELSON, President. A. T. JONES, Vice-President. W. A. PORTER, Cashier. H. L. BARHAM, Assistant Cashier. ALABAMA NATIONAL BANK, CAPITAL $500,000.00. '* S. F-. Cor. First Avenue and Twentieth S.rcet, Birminghr.ni, Ala. BUVS end sells exchange on all principal cities la the United States, Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, South America and Mexico. Solicits accounts of manufacturers, merchants, hanks and Individuals. _8 29 tf STEINER BROS., Bankers, Birmingham, Alabama. Negotiate loans on real estate and collateral. , Buy county and city bonds. Sell foreign exchange and steamship tickets. Issue interest-bearing certificates on savings deposits. Promote financial enterprises. Sell exchange on all parts of Europe. COOK COUNTY DEMOCRACY TO VISIT BIRMINGHAM IN NOVEMBER Committee of Citizens Appointed to Meet and Entertain Them During Their Stay in the City. Birmingham will have as her guests on the 13th of November about 175 mem bers of the Cook county. Illinois, democ racy. They will leave Chicago on the 9th for Atlanta by way of Memphis and Bir mingham, and will spend the 11th and 12th in Atlanta viewing the exposition. On the 13th they will return To Birming ham, aj-riving here about 1 o'clock in a special train of Pullman sleepers. They will be met at the union depot by the following committee of citizens: Mayor J. A. VanHoose, Hon. O. W. Underwood, member of congress: Hon. M. T. Porter, judge of probate of Jeffer son county; Hon. John T. Milner, state senator; Hon. Ross C. Smith, sate rail road commissioner; Sam D. Weakley, member of the sate democratic execu tive committee; E. K. Campbell, chair man of the congressional democratic ex ecutive committee of the Ninth district; Joseph F. Johnston, ex-chairman of the state democratic executive committee! A. G. Smith, ex-chairman of the state democratic executive committee; John McCartin, alderman; John F. Harrington, alderman; W. H. Kettig, al derman; C. A. Senn, register In chan cery; A. O. Lane, ex-mayor; John H. Mil ler, chairman of the Young Men’s Demo cratic club; John Ward, alderman;Robert Warnock, Patrick Brennan, secretary of the city democratic executive committee; Hons. F. P. O’Brien, John McQueen, S. W. John, Joseph H. Montgomery, W. F. Fulton and L. Y. Lipscomb, representa tives to the state legislature from Jeffer son county; H. M. Wilson, managing ed itor of the State Herald; Eli P. Smith, managing editor of the Birmingham News. The committee will escort the Cook County Democracy to the city hall, where they will serenade the mayor with their own band of forty pieces. Mayor Van Hoose will welcome the Ilinoians in a short address of welcome. While In the city the Florence hotel will be headquarters for the visitors. In the party will be a large number of ladles, wives and daughters of the genife men In the party. Messrs James H. Farrell, marshal, and Robert E. Burke, secretary of the Cook County Democratic club, were In the city yesterday to arrange for the stop over here. They were taken in hand by a number of Birmingham gentlemen and shown the city. In speaking to a State Herald reporter both these gentlemen announced them selves as favoring the free coinage of sll-i ver. Tried for Years. Air. John R. Tarver, Dalton, Ga., says: "June!), ’95. This Is to certify that I have used Royal Germatuer in my family for the last five years for various complaints, viz: Indigestion, bowel troubles and gen eral debility, and find It all that It claims to be. In fact, I would not be without it In my house.” If you would know the value of this great remedy In the family, send to the Atlanta Chemical Co., Atlanta, Ga., for 48 page book, free. New package, large bottle, 108 doses, $1. For sale by drug gists. The Bogie man is coming. 10-26-1 mg_ A TEST CASE To Be Made by Doctors and Lawyers in Refer ence to City Licenses. Yesterday was dull with the tribunals. In the city court‘Charles Bonyer filed a bill for divorce from Hldie Bonyer, and a decree of divorce was entered in the case of Israel Williams against Amanda Williams. The circuit court Is still engaged with the trial of Lidia Hales, “administratrix of T. J. Hales, against the Kansas City, Memphis and Birmingham railroad. Criminal Court. There were only a few convictions of minor importance yesterday before Judge Greene Inferior Criminal Court. Lillie Levert, vagrancy; $5. N. Banks, disorderly conduct; $5. Lift Banks, disorderly eonduqf; $5. Henry Stone, escaping after sentence; $5. James Browp, escaping after sentence; *5. Dr, W. H. Wilder and Attorney George F. Zimmerman were arraigned yesterday for practicing without a city license. They were fined the amount of their licenses, but an appeal will be taken in order to make a test case of the license tax. Real Estate Transfers. Rhoda W. and C. C. Ellis to Lizzie Hester Manley, lot 20, block 47, Fifth ave nue; $3000. Elyton company to Emma C. Wall and Cora^fe. Gregg, part of lot 18, block 224, Avenue F; $810. Assignments. Frank Morse to Richard H. Fries. Alorse conducted a saloon at Pratt City. In the police court yesterday morning a very amusing coincident occurred. The tax collector had been stirring up the bovs on privilege taxes. It so happened on'the coll of the docket cases were an nounced, one against a doctor, one against an undertaker and one against a tombstone man. A gentleman In the audience arose and asked the pertinent question if there was anything Intentional in the order in which these cases were arranged. HONOR ROLL Of Powell School for First Scholastic Month, Session of 1895-6. Sevtgith grade—Laura Mitchell. Vir ginia Reese, Kathleen Tate. Leonard Ledbetter. Sixth grade (a)—Nannie Martin, Joe Meade, Alma Cooper, Gertrude Ault. Sixth grade (h)—Ethel Roberta, Belle Armstrong. Fifth grade (senior)—Fannie Fell, Wil lie Ware, J. C. Nelson, Ed Horst, Ruth Norton, Jennie Hood. Lula ChalrBell. Fifth grade (Junior)—Sidney Shannon, Mary Esell. Edith Johnston, Janie Curry, Rosa Blooh, Fannie Clabaugn, Eula Drennen, Carrie Sleep, Janie Robertson, Carol COlby. Fourth grade (senior)—Carol Gray, Margaret Fell, Kate Allen, Alma Morris, Irene Cunningham, Bertha Pool. Fouth grade (Junior)—Susie Rosser, Lottie Warner, Mattje Gualtney, Haidee Meade Myrtle McCarthy, Bessie Ware, Katie Strlckllh, Albert Gertln. Third grade (senior)—Albert Curry, Willie Parker, Edna Moore, Eugenia Shivers. Third grade (Junior)—Edna Moore, Al ice Collier, Mary Gillespie, John Bell. Second grade (senior)—Llssie Cuhry, Julia Vandyhancoeur, Mary wlls line DeShayo, Julia Sisk, Richard Casdft, Second gra< first grade (seiifor)—Ellse Riggs, Jes sie Bonner. First grade (Junior)—Winona Charlie Fell, Emily ponelson. J MART A. ft A WAT AN. grt—Sn.l Hill, A. G. S. SCHEDULE Changes Next Sunday—Travelling Auditor Car roll Conies to Birmingham—Other Ap pointments Announced. The Alabama Great Southern’s winter schedule, to go Into effect next Sunday, at; heretofore stated in the State Herald, was officially announced yesterday morn ing, and Is as follows: No. 1, from the north, will arrive at 10:03 p. m. and leave at 10:15 p. m. It has hertofore arrived at 12:35 a. ra. and departed at 12:43. No. 3, from the north, will arrive at 12:35 p. m. Instead of 1:15 as at present and depart at 3:30 p. m. as at pieaent. No. 2, from1 the south, will arrive at 6:30 a. m. and depart at 6:40 a. m. Heretofore it arrived at 2:27 a. m. and departed at 2:35 a. m. No. 4, from the south, will arrive at 12:45 p. m. and leave at 2:15 p. m. Here tofore it arrived at 12:16 p. m. and depart ed at 2:30 p. m. The running time of Nos. 1 and 3, the night trains, has been considerably short ened between Chattanooga and Merid ian, the terminal points of the Alabama Great Southern. More Appointments. Circular No. 2 frdm the auditor's office of the Alabama Great Southern Railroad company has been issued by Auditor Hobbs, and It announces the following appointments, effective today: Circular No. 2. Alabama Great Southern Railroad Company, Auditor’s Office, 1300 Pennsyl vania Avenue, Washington, D. C., Nov. 1. 1895. To All Concerned: Effective this date the following ap pointments in the auditing department lare hereby made: F. H. Crump, assistant auditor—All labor and material reports, pay rolls, vouchers, bills and correspondence relat ing thereto will be addressed to the as sistant auditor, Washington, D. C. J. J. Winfield, ticket auditor—Reports of ticket sales, excess baggage, conduc tors' cash fare collections and corre spondence relating thereto will be ad dressed to the ticket auditor, Washing ton, D. C. H. W. Woolf, freight auditor—All freight reports, copies of way bills and correspondence relating there to will be addressed to the freight auditor, Wash ington, D. C. W. H. Scott, chief traveling auditor inspection of storehouse, shop and road way accounts will be under the direc tion of the chief traveling auditor, with office at Atlanta, Ga. J. F. Carroll, traveling auditor—Inspec tion of station accounts will be under the direction of the traveling auditor, with office at Birmingham, Ala. Cash reports and remittances must be mgde In accordance with Instructions of H. C. Ansley, treasurer, Washington, ■ D. C. Monthly balance sheets and corre spondence pertaining to the auditing de partment other than that referred to above will be addressed to the under signed. GEORGE 9. HOBBS, Approved: Auditor. SAMUEL SPENCER, President. Of the above appointments that of Mr. Carroll will be of the most Interest to Birmingham people, os his office will be In this city. Mr. Carroll was traveling auditor of the Alabama Great Southern prior to Its purchase by the Southern arid had his headquarters In Chatta nooga. As seen above, his office will now be In Birmingham. Personal and Short Notes. The Central Railroad and Banking company today passes out of the hands of Receiver Comer. Ralph L. Anderson, Jr., of New York Is vice-president of the reorganized company. All the officials recently appointed by the Southern will assume charge of their respective offices today. Mr. Harlden Miller goes to Atlanta to day to enter upon his duties as assistant general freight agent of the Southern. Mr. Miller's departure from Birmingham Is a source of regret to everybody In the city, where he has been so long known. Mr. Lincoln Green, the new division freight agent, takes charge of his office In Birmingham today. Superintendent Frazer of the Alabama Great Southern is still absent from the city. Division Passenger Agent O. L. Mitch ell of the Alabama Great Southern, with headquarters In Chattanooga, Is In th? city. The office of division freight agent of the Southern has been moved to No. 7 North Twentieth street. The Alabama Great Southern division freight agent will have his office In the same building.. ■ Old papers for sale cheap at this office. COMMERCIAL CLUB. The Regular Monthly Meeting Will Be He!d This Afternoon. The regular monthly meeting of the Commercial club will be held at the club rooms this afternoon at 4 o’clock. A full attendance of the members is requested, as matters looking to the fu ture welfare of the club will come before the meeting. _’ LOOK OUT FOR BREAKERS AHEAD when pimples, eruptions, boils, and like manifes tations of impure blood appear. They wouldn’t appear if your bloo^ were pure and your sys tem In the right condition. They Show you wbat you need—a good blood purifier; that’s what you get when you /take Dr. Pierce’s ^Golden Medical Discovery. It carries health with if- All Blood, Skin sad Scalp Dis i eases, irom a com* mon Blotch, ot Eruption, to the worst Scrofula, are c tired by it. It invigorates the liver and rouses every organ iuto health fill action. In the most stubborn forms of 8kin Diseases, such as -Salt rbeum, Eczema, Tetter, Erysipelas, Boils and kindred iilmCnte, and with Scrofula, in every shape, and all blood-taints, no matter from what canse arising, it is as unequaled remedy. SCROFULOUS ABSCESSES. Mrs. Bolls Sweeney, off Flat 7b/, Utretr Co., W. 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Osgood, Lowell, Mass. •• Castoria Is the best remedy for children of which I am acquainted. I hop© the day is not far distant when mothers will consider the real interest of their children, and use Castoria in stead of the various quack nostrums which are destroying their loved ones, by forcing opium, morphine, soothing syrup and other hurtful agents down their throats, thereby sending them to premature graves.1' Da. J. F. Kincheloe, Conway, Ark. Castoria. " Castoria to so well adapted to children that I recommend it as superior to any prescription known to me." B. A. Ancnsn, M. D., Ill So. Oxford St., Brooklyn, N. T. “ Oar physicians in the children’s depart ment have spoken highly of their experi ence in their outside practice with Castoria, and although we only hare among our medical supplies what to known as regular products, yet we are free to confess that tha merits of Castoria has won us to look with favor upon it." United Hospital and Dispensary, Boston, Mam Allen C. Surra, Fret The Centaur Company, TT Murray Street, New York City. DR. Y. E. HOLLOWAY’S PRIVATE MEDICAL DISPENSARY Meiccr Eank Building, Cor. 1st Avc. & 2ist Street, Birmingham, Ala. 'Ilie cldcit, test equipped and moat successful Institution of its kind in the lit/ or 3tit9 Established in the city of Birmingham, Ala., August 3, 1837. Cff ce Hours—8:30 a, m. to 12 m.. 1:30 to 6:00 p. m.; Sundays, 10 a. m. ti U ra. Dr. Y; E. HOLLCTWXY, Specialist. PRIVATE DISEASES. r- Has the fiery lightning of midnight revelries hod anything to do with the 'crimson streams of blood that go crashing through yonr brain? Are vour Cheeks flushed with pnro and fresh blood free from taint and oorrnption? * Arc yon a victim to any form or stage of blood poison which produces any kind of ■ores, ulcers, breaking Jjimiillnr’ pains or aches? I have been treating specially Just such troublarror many ^mra. I make speedy and permanent cures of ail stages of BypPllis, QonorrhceaTcHtWty^Stricture, Bad Blood, Skin, Kidney or Bladder Dise/jes, Pimples, Blotches, Ef?Hma, Tumors, Ulcers in month and throat, WonATroubles, or anv prlva^ dJmnaK.frf either sex. I wish to call apeulafV^lairiilsii frunf M'llBnntiil of nmertunates suffering from early impruiienoefErrors of Youth, Ebss of Vitality, Lorn of .Manhood or Hexual Debility. Tbe/reatment is reliable and permanenb7\The dark clouds1 that h«.ng as a pall oner your dejected brow can be brushed away and the bright sunshine made to iiobt up your future patbtvay. I 1 If you live In oirueat- the city, call at Private Dispensi^y. If at a die-, tance, write me yosx trouble, enclosing stamp for reply. . My book on Pmvnte Diseases and propef question lists will tie sent to any-' one on applicaliomv 4 / Little [Btrmlnghatj did we tnlnl Holloway, our grey located to Binning Bounced through aid that be would oi dlaeaeea that b international rep knowledge from •way England, •kill and lamj lieve with t ton or nlwaifc win. -a pleaeanOtantl' —and la tecognTti HenkWsJ ago ejk Dr. filumnsl at only a special class aula ever aohleve an a. the consult doctor that truti Hy in the treatment Jot al. He stands ai Hu able leading our personal |cean. in tar ned ot bis We be erit and be head slcian tbor No ngbam may w4l) be prom [BirminghamJJai peciallst in t( ' miliar with the treat: troubles tb«u Dr, Y. Sng bis long resldenp rat in successfully treated'many j tienta suflerlwjwith pr^ •very conceivable tom. tience. together with hi% got only places the do la profession in sue guarantee to all that j Oer bi* oare I' treatment poeall [Bumter < We have a great sn , tog1 ly pli freest > all that pl/oe that they jflll oeslble to fa ot jumte re a great of abtlit: been loot. •ay specialist there, honor always win,” a fcollowair stanaa la Hu lm. News.] more ot prtvati ay. Dik he has ot pa ublaa ot real exp .aid .. »w h _ baa been longer In Birmingham thai and “Trutb, merit and and in that line Dr. '(People’s Tribune, Birmingham.] Dri Y. E. Holloway ii /undoubtedly the moBt successful pbysioianJ la the South in the tiratmedtt^Je“-ptlyat4 diseases. 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Dr. Hollo t nis national rep* ilkt and which, with his idXppen-hearted publlo il skUl in his ohosen Held, bg .f°r\aimseif*unllmlted lessionaryhonors and the 'practice, bocl^^L home and Home, Talladega/Ala.] 'siwortJfy reputa loway/li well de , ... . . kre Personally ac quainted with the doctor and know him to be a man who la straight and square. His superior ability In hu lino u recognised hr vate nature. Ti reward. Birjnl to have bis Ins'' Btep by at ^ way has at utation genial ndt ilrltaudio yaptdly/vlnn il a erlSk riome, lai The exoijljlitand prais Uoo Qt Qj? *. E. Hollo •erted By Ho. Ws hi You Can Now Find SMITH & MONTGOMERY k STATIONERY Second Door Above First National Bank, First Avenue. ___ i^dam^ Drug Co. S. E. Cor. 2d Ave. aod 191h St. BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA. r *®“We can now be found at the coiner of Second avenue and Nineteenth street. iMost Convenient Apothecary I Shop in Town. (Our new store will be a beauty when the decorations are finished. 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