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Thibet Silk Lined All Through $12 ™S OVERCOAT! Only at the PANT-ERY, ol course. Al Wilson, 1903,'.2 Second Avenue. 2 0 H £ Pi 0 X b THORNTON. I sell everything in the line of Fancy Groceries. No. 2003 Second Avenue. Rock Bottom Prices On Flour, Meat, Coffee, L:rd, Vegetables, Fruits and Canned Goods of all kinds. THORNTON. H X 0 X 2 0 z THE WEATHER. Washington. Nov. 13.—Forecast of the weather for Alabama: Generally fair, al though local showers may occur In ex treme western portions; southerly winds. For Mississippi: I-ocal showers, fol lowed by fair weather; southerly winds. DAILY BULLETIN. U. S. Department of Agriculture, Weather Bureau, Office of Station Agent, Birmingham, Ala., Nov. 13, 1893. Local observations during twenty-four hours ending at 7 p. m.. central time; Time. LMrecru Kftl Q* I Temp, of wind. Weather full. 8 a. m. 12 m. 7 p. m. 51 61 57 BE BE E Pr. Cldy Clear Cloudy .00 .00 .00 •Heavy frost. Highest temperature, 64 j lowest, 34; aver age, 49. BEN M. JACOBS. Local Observer. Reports received at Birmingham, Ala., on November 13, 1895. Observations taken at all stations at 8 a. m., 75th meridian time. Place of Observa tion. Montg’ry Memphis.. Knoxville Atlanta... Vicksburg N.Orleans Nashville. HI o D B | pC 1 BO*; K S 5 V e §0 t6 fio -2 t8 16 ts (Wind. If o < 3d N 40 SE 3U;NE 31 NE 42 E 44 NE 3tl E Lt. Lf. Lt. Lt. 8 10 Lt. • P B C * o £ * .00 .00 .00 .00 .00 .00 .00 3* Clear Cloudy Clear Cloar Clear Clear Pt.Cdy T indicates trace of raiu or snow; f indicates rise and - fall. BEN M. JACOBS, Local Observer, Weather Bureau. Don’t Shiver when you can buy a $10.00 overcoat for $6.40. J. BLACH & SONS, Manufacturers’ Sale, 1912—First Avenue—1914 COMPLIMENTS EXCHANGED. The Cook County Democrats Serenaded the Chrysanthemum Show. The Cook County Democratic club started to march to Mayor VanHoose’s residence to serenade him last night, but he was at the chrysanthemum show on First avenue, and they went there In stead. After their band had played sev eral selections Mayor VanHoose made a short speech and the ladles presented each member of the club with a chrysan themum. They returned the compliment by presenting Mrs. John London, chair man of the Ladles’ Aid society, with a handsome badge. We offer special induce ments to those desiring to buy office desks. STOWERS FURNITURE CO., 1816 and 1818 2d avenue. 11-14-tf _ THE BAPTIST REVIVAL Another large audience attended the services at the Baptist church last night. These meetings are eliciting considerable Interest and the good Dr. White Is now accomplishing will live as long as one stone stands upon another In this great city. Let everyone who can possibly do so attend these meetings and encourage this able divine in his efforts to implant the true doctrines of Christianity in the homes of our people. While the congre gations are large, there Is still room for more. C. H. Reed has white and pink roses, white and pink carnations, and chrysanthe mums in all colors. Tele . phone 865. n-i4-2t Cold Weather la Coming. Telephone 487 for coal. Ward's coal yard keeps as good as can be had in this market. When you need coal call on them. Can furnish on short notice at market price. 7-19-tf General freight and passen ger office Alabama Great Southern Railroad removed to No. 7 North 20th street. Tele phone 848. n-5-tf Old papers for sale cheap at this office. PERSONAL Mr. G. R. Barr, wife and daughter, left yesterday for Florida. Mr. Ed Wilcox left yesterday for a brief visit to the Atlanta exposition. Miss Estelle Wertheimer left yesterday for Atlanta to visit friends and the expo sition. Mr. Joe Beitman and his sister, Miss Maud Stern, have gone to Atlanta to visit the exposition. Mr. Fred Gaultt of the Cook County Democratic club: "Say, Berry, this Is a pom one. Ha, ha, ha.” Mr. James Boggan and bride have reached home, after a pleasant bridal trip to Mobile and Atlanta. Mr. Ben F. Wtnaton of Huntsville, formerly of this city, passed through yes terday en route to Huntsville. Mr. T. J. Powers of the Cook County Democratic club is one of the most prom inent business men of Chicago. Master Joe Hill, a popular young gen tleman of this city, accompanied by his brother, left last night for the exposition at Atlanta. Tho many friends of Dr. John T. Par ker will be glad to know that he has sufficiently recovered from his recent ill ness to be out again. Marshal James H. Farrel of the Cook County Democratic club captured the people yesterday with his huffpy an nouncements and genial humor. Dr. T. M. Allen and family returned yesterday from Atlanta, where they have been for a week attending the Southern Dental association and the exposition. Frank J. Gaulten, who Is the clerk of the circuit court of Cook county, Illinois, Is the club's treasurer, and it is due to his liberal administration that the club made their visit. Dr. A. H. Gilson of Boston, Mass., 13 in the city, the guest of Dr. T. M. Allen. Dr. Gilson visits the city to lecture in the Birmingham Dental college and to (see the sights of the Magic City, Mr. J. G. Flinn of the Cook County Democratic club holds down the position of financial secretary. Mr. Flinn is one of the handsomest and most distinguish ed looking members of the club. Mr. Kelhoff, assistant quartermaster of the Cook County Democratic club, enter tained his friends last night with his matchless German voices, composed of nine Irishmen and one Dutchman. The Hon. John S. Cooper, president of the Cook County Democracy, one of the handsome members of the Cook county democracy, took this trip, it is said, with the sole view of capturing a southern wife. Mr. H. G. Herbert of the Cook County Democratic club has never voted any thing but the democratic ticket. He is chief clerk of the recorder's office of Cook county, and is one of the hardest political workers of the great western metropolis. Two thousand five hundred pairs of ladles', misses' and gentlemen's fall and winter shoes, bought at all prices, re ceived. Ladies' and gentlemen’s summer shoes will be sold for the next few days regardless of cost or price. T. C. King, 2026 First avenue. Florence Hotel Arrivals—H. M. Frank lin, W. H. Daniel, Nashville; H. A. Hat field. St. Louis; D. H. Hillman, Nashville; F. M. Sullivan, Chicago; R. II. Palmer, Horse Creek; W. Jacobs, Louisville; W. C. Beckham, Atlanta; E. W. Long, Nash ville; N. Taccome, city; G- W. Fry, F. J. Kelly, Louisville; E. Rautenberg, Grau Opera company; Jacob Hersch, Macon, Ga.; W. A. Battons, Lawrenceburg, Ky.; R. S. Lewis, Shelby county; J. N. Young, Winston, N. C.; A. P .Weaver, Alexan dria.; Va.; Sidney J. Bowie, Talladega; E. D. Lambert, Atlanta; J. A. Edwards, Denver, Col.; J. H. Wagner, Georgetown, Mex.; M. J. Frahern, Clarksville, Tenn.; C. H. Morrison, Topeka, Ks.; Charles Kern, Chicago; M. J. O’Brien, Chattanoo ga; Allen J. Krebs, Bessemer; W. R. Fos ter, Tuskaloosa; Frank Kramer, Chicago; J. P. Hopkins, C. P. Cleveland, J. De Souza, J. S. Cooper, James A. Barry, T. J. Powers, J. H. Farrell, A. J. Sa bath, John McCarthy, R. E. Burke, George Weimer, Augusta Schweim, Chas. Kern, J. H. McAusland, John S. Cuneo, Jacob J. Kern, John H. Brown, M. J. Hy land, Daniel E. Root, M. VanPraag, Geo, Howard. Joseph Nichoff, S. D. May, W. F. Terrill. James A. Quinn, Thomas Ker wain, William Rogers, F. J. Gaulter. E. M. Keefe, Dr. J. J. Leahy, W. C. Walsh, J. S. Martain, Daniel Deegan, Thomas P. Johnson. J. A. Cullen, F. E. Eldred, C. P. Johnson, W. J. Dougherty, W. Peacock, G. P. Bunker. Martin J. White, T. Denne hey. Frank Wenter, Charles J. Kelly, R. Mulcahy, W. Mangier, W. Carmody, Geo. Foster, John O’Brien, John J. Sloan, Alex J. Jones, James J. Gray, Samuel Harris, R. E. Cantwell, M. J. Cragin, D. Lewin sohn, H. F. Herbert, L. G. Mataline, J. M. Lonergan, Chas.Oakley, J. F. Flynn, E. E. Gaulter, R. C. Sullivan, Theo Speaker. A. McHugh, J. Sullivan, F. Otten, O. D. Swearengen, S. D. Griffin, C. Margraff, S. Goldstein, A. Annweiler, Frank Kramer," A. W. Maltby, John McKay, Frank J. Little, E. Sullivan, Wr. F. Cooper, Charles Walsh, Charles Clark, F. G. Murphy, H. McDonald, Gus Burg, Edward Bohan, J. Reynolds, C. E. Crafts’ Anton Pfohl, L. Jacobi, M. B. Bailey, T. S. Butler, J. J. McGrath, C. F. Walsh, Capt. T. Kane. Capt. J. Byrne, Walter Jergens, William Gaines, George Brown, John Dollard, Da vid Dollard, John Deady, Frank Coyle, M. McFadden, Payton Shirley, W. Mag nus, William Magnus, J. W. Synon. M. J. Quinn, B. Creighton and others of the Cook County Democratic club. * FOR SALE. The board of managers of the Charity hospital desire to sell all the red brick, furnace window weights, pipks, etc., to be seen on the grounds of the hospital at Smithfleld. Apply between the hours of 12:30 and 2:30 p. m. at 2011 Park avenue. 11-14-tf Making mothers happy with our great manufacturers’ sale. J. BLACH & SONS, One Price Cash Clothiers, 1912—First Avenue—1914 Holmes’ Fight for Life. Philadelphia, Nov. 13.—Formal appli cation for a new trial for H. H. Holmes, recently convicted of the murder of Ben jamin F. Pietzel, was today filed in the quarter session court. The document was presenled by Lawyers Samuel P. Ro tan and W. A. Shoemaker and the court will hear argument on Monday next. Fif teen reasons why a new trial should be granted are given, the first three alleging that the verdict is against the evidence, ■phe fourth asserts that new material has been discovered since the trial and the fifth declares that ‘'the district attorney In his opening speech made statements which were not proven and which related to other crimes which could not be a part of the evidence, and they were of such terrible nature that their effect upon the Jurors was of necessity so adverse to the defendant that it was Impossible for them to decide purely upon the evidence in the case.” It Is urged that the district attorney in his closing address mentioned the death of the children and the finding of their dead bodies, and It is claimed that the court erred in several particulars specified. Always in season, always up with the procession, always accommodating and always give you the best in the mar ket at the Metropolitan bar. ll-12-tf _ The Bogie man is coming. 10-26-lmo TERSELY TOLD. Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Badham enter tained a few friends at dinner yesterday evening at their elegant South Highland home. Mr. J. H. Brown and Senator Johnston of the Cook County Democratic club were entertained by the shrincrs last night at Paul’s cafe. Newburn Thrasher, a young man about 19 years old, was arrested yesterday on a charge of larceny of goods from the store of Solomon. Levy. All of the members of the Cook County Democratic club expressed a desire to re main a day in Birmingham. They say that the city is the "Chicago of the south." The hearts of the toilers for the Louis ville and Nashville will be made glad by the presence of the pay car upon its monthly trip, and about one day ahead of its regular date. Jim Simms, who is charged with hold ing up Mr. Cross, seems destined to get into more trouble. The pistol used was stolen from Bennett's grocery store on Eighteenth street. The County Democracy Marching club of Chicago are anxious to spend today in Birmingham if they can get the Kansas City railroad officials to change the time of their departure. The Cook County Democratic club took Birmingham at her word and made them selves strictly at home—went where they pleased, did as they pleased and were as happy ns larks in a rye field. Truly all the world’s akin. A finer body of men than the Cook County Democratic club never paraded the streets of Birmingham. Physically perfect, every movemnt was that of a sol dier and patriot and the very embodi ment of gentility and intellectuality. Two thousand five hundred pairs of ladles’, misses’ and gentlemen's fall and winter shoes, bought at all prices, re ceived. Ladles' and gentlemen’s summer shoes will be sold for the next few days regardless of cost or price. T. C. King, 2026 First avenue. Judge W. C. Robinson of Lee county paid the State Herald a call last night. The Judge says about twenty-five wit nesses have been summoned in his con test before the supreme court set for next Monday. He says that he feels no un easiness as to the result of his case. Editor Simpson of the Montgomery Journal was among yesterday’s visitors to Birmingham. Mr. Simpson says he i? not a candidate for the legislature, a$ reported, but is somewhat after the or der of our governor, could not refuse to serve his people should they deBire his services. Mr. Simpson Is a man of abil ity and experience and would make Mont gomery an able and painstaking repre sentative. Two car loads of bed room suits just received. Best on the market. Call and examine them. STOWERS FURNITURE CO., 1818 and 1818 2d avenue. 31-14-tf _ Children Cry for Pitcher’s Castoria. WITH THE COURTS. R. H. Hudson Is on trial for the shoot ing of Deputies Cole and Smith at Coal burg last year. Circuit Court. E. H. X.opez vs. Alabama Pipe com pany; judgment for the defendant. Lancaster, Stone & Crosswalte vs. T. T. O'Byrne; judgment for $8. City Court. Black & Newbcrger vs. Moses Blank et al.; non-suit. Same vs. H. L. Schwartz: on trial. Inferior Criminal Court. John Carlisle, disorderly conduct; $5. Matt Tibbs, vagrancy; $5. John McLean, assault and battery; $10 Alonzo Mason, disorderly conduct: $5. Jail Entries. The following jail entries were regis tered yesterday: Henry Ridgeway, abduction; Deputy Constable J. N. Moses. Spencer Black, assault with intent to kill; Deputy Sheriff J. J. Hewitt. W. E. Turner, carrying concealed weapon; Deputy Moore. John F. Gleason, perjury; Deputy Sheriff C. II. Cole. Tom Winchester, passing counterfeit money in Tuslcaloosa county, United States case; Deputy Marshal W. I. Love. NOW IS YOUR TIME TO BUY A SEWING MACHINE CHEAP I have determined to close out my business by the 15th and have nine first-class sew ing machines I will sell cheaper than they can be manufactured. J. W. GREER, 3-14-17 209 21st Street. WANTED FOR BURGLARY. Frank Edgington Arrested on Suspicion by Chief of Police. Frank Edgington, from Huntsville, O., has been arrested on the suspicion of be ing wanted in Huntsville, O., for bur glary. Chief of Police T. C. McDonald received the following telegram and detailed Of ficer Kirkly to make the arrest: Huntsville, O., Nov. 12. Chief of Police, Birmingham, Ala.— Arrest and hold Frank Edgington, alias Harry F. Carter, age about 2S, height 5 feet 9 inches, smooth faoe, pronounced Roman nose, indicted here for burglary. He Is waiting at Birmingham for money from home. Consult postmaster. He is a slick duck. I leave for there tomorrow morning. ELIHU LINSON, Marshal. Edgington was arrested on Third ave nue between Nineteenth and Twentieth streets. He corresponds to the descrip tion, but he says he is not the man want ed in Huntsville, O.. on any charge, but he does not deny being from that place. Marshal Llnson will come for the pris oner this afternoon. RAILROAD RACKET, B. W. Wrenn, passenger traffic mana ger of the Plant system, has Issued the following order: Savannah, Ga„ Oct. 4, 1895. Circular No. 393. Mr. L. A. Bell having been appointed western passenger agent, with headquar ters at Chicago. 111., Mr. W. V. Llfesey will be division passenger agent at Mont gomery, Ala. Both appointments to take effect Nov. 10. 1895. B. W. WHICNN, Passenger Traffic Manager. L. & N. Inspection. The officials of the L,ouisville and Nash ville railroad will arrive in the city today on their annual Inspection tour. The party consists of the general officers and superintendents of the various divisions. They will be In Birmingham and this dis trict one qr two days. £ Grand concert Wednesday night; opening chrysanthe* mum show. n-io-4t THINGS DRAMATIC, Grau's Opera company opened their en gagement at O'Brien’s opera house last night In "Tar and Tartar” to a fair house. With this excellent company Is Miss Ade laide Randall, whose singing has been ^eard here before. She has a very pure, Sweet voice, and her singing was highly appreciated by the audience. Fred Frear, as Muley Hassan, a ship wrecked tar, was good in his part and so was J. Aldrich Libby, the Bedouin chjefT Theoast Is very evenly balanced andgives an entertainment that pleases the hear ers. The cast Is as follows: Muley llassan, a shipwrecked tar...... .Fred Frear Cardamon, a Bedouin chief. .J. Aldrich Libby Pa Palaina, court physician.Herman Waldo Karhtoon, purveyor of amusement_ .......i.Tom Martin Yussef, attendant to Cardamon. .A. E. Arnold Moket, sultan to Morocco. .Frank W. Woodman. Farina, a professional beauty. .Miss Adelaide Uamlall Taffeta, her companion.Miss Amy Leslie Alpaca, former wife of Muley llassan.. . Miss Hattie Arnold Lawbcrkin, a lady of the harem. .Miss Kate Erayes Tolu, a village girl.Miss Mattie Reeves Umpl..H. Brand Chorus of fishermen, villagers, harem la dles, guards and slaves. This afternoon at matinee Grau's Op era company will present the “Black Hussar" and tonight the “Beggar Stu dent." “The Queen of Liars.” Mrs. Fiske’s new play, “The Queen of Liars,” is everywhere received with fa vor. In Chicago but a few days ago it was declared by a leading critic to be the strongest and most interesting drama made known in that city this season. It tells an engrossing and human story of a woman who enmeshes herself in falsehoods in a vain attempt to lead an honest life after a reprehensible past. The characters in the play are drawn with the truth that has made Daudet, the author of the play, famous among the world’s literary lights. When Baby was sick, we gave her Castoria. When she was a Child, sho cried for Castoria. When sho became Miss, sho clung to Castoria. When she had Children, she gave them Castoria, Style, beauty and strength all combined in the Fair and Square $3.00 shoes. Sold ex clusively by J. BLACH & SONS, One Price Cash Clothiers, 1912—First Avenue—1914 THE WRECK AT AMERICA. Four Negroes Found Dead in the Wreck—A Complete Smash Up. The special train returned yesterday from the wreck at America, bringing in the dead and injured. The cause of the wreck was a collision between the work train and a westbound coal train. The following is the list of the killed and wounded: Those killed: Toney Cunningham, i Mose McGee. ? Luke Bailey. ( Unknown negro. All were on the work train. The Injured are: P. G. Matthews, white, engineer. ' Pink Wilburn, laborer on the work train. Andrew Townsend, laborer on the work train. Phillip Sewell, flreman of the coal train. The surviving victims of the wreck are not seriously hurt. The bodies of the dead men were brought to the city this morning and car ried to the undertakers, where they were prepared for burial. ' The track was blocked for some time at ihe scene, but has since been cleared. Lounges, sideboards and ladies’ writing desks we offer at very low prices for the next ten days. STOWERS FURNITURE CO., 1816 and 1818 2d avenue. 11-14-tf _ General freight and passen ger office of Southern Railway removed to No. 7 North 20th street. Telephone 846. 11-5-tf _ THE FLAGS WILL FLOAT. Mayor VanHoose has arranged for the flags to float over all the public school buildings of the city on the day before Thanksgiving. The raising will be at tended with appropriate ceremonies. The flags will be donated by citizens and or ganizations and are to measure 9x15 feet. The mayor will also endeavor to secure donations for a banner for the city. CCOTTS WEmulsiort The cream of purest Norwegian cod-liver oil, with hypophosphites, adapted to the weakest digestion. —Almost as palatable as milk. Two Six*.—«0 cent, and $1.00 SCOTT & BOWNE, - New York I have forced them to reduce their price, BUT they have also reduced the quality of their whisky. I still sell the same standard brands, same standard quality and sanm price—75c a bottle. H. BARNARD, 209 and 2ti Nineteenth Street CJ. -v'o'O. Can’t Improve Some THin^s. That's exactly the ease with our Old In dies' Comfort Shoes, which are so easy and comfortable that they couldn't be more so. All shoes should be that way, whatever the ace or sex of the wearer. The elderly, though need such shoes vnore than those less advanced in years, and for their benefit w'e rarry a line of the easiest of easy foot wear Everv pair is a genuine value at from'$1.25 to $3.50 a pair. The same is true of every shoe in our stock. It's a caBe of hi eh value and low price every time. We carry the finest line of I^adles up-to date Lace and Button Shoes. If you want fine shoes for children we can show you first-class shoes. We have 2000 pairs of Ladles’ hand-turned Button Shoes, sizes 1 to 4, C and D last. Plain toe button Shoes, two many of the same size, real value $3.00 to $5.00, will close out at $1.50. All mail orders shipped the same day re ceived. -* All kinds of repairing done. ST. PIERRE, Wholesale and Retail Shoer, 1910 First Avenue. 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 for: 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^Kirk j£k£i) 5 L. D. Burdette, Cashier. OFFICES—2021 First Avenue, Southern Club Bonding, Birmingham, Ala. Assets, $185,044,310. Surplus, $37,481,069. All People Like the Best. I Sell Only Standard Goods Drugs, Patent Medicines, Toilet Articles, Seeds, Medical Wines and Liquors. BULBS. Hyacinths, Nafcissus, Lillies, Tulips, Crocus. tori am still Agent for the Belle of Sumpter Whisky. •Jolm JL. Parker, Druggist,^ 212 North Twentieth Street. The Metropolitan Hotel and Restaurant .Nos. 8 and 10 North 20th Street, Corner Morris Avenue. NEXT TO THE UNION DEPOT. REGULAR MEALS, 25 CENTS.