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Regular Meeting Today—Normal School—Tex
tile TrainingSchool—Birmingham
Mardi Gras.
The regular monthly meeting of the
Commercial club yrlll be held In the club
rooms this afternohn. The most Impor
tant matter to come before the club at
this meeting will be the report of the
manufacturing committee.
A Normal School.
Secretary Thompson of the 'in*"mer
clal club received a letter yesterday trom
a northern gentleman who Is desirous of
establishing a private normal school in
this city. In his letter he says If he lo
cates the school here he will begin the
first session with over 200 students, and
that he will be able to build up a splendid
school here In a short time.
v A Textile Training School.
A Massachusetts gentleman is anxious
to locate a school here for training men
and women in textile work. Secretary
Thompson yesterday received a letter
from him asking if suitable buildings
could be had for the purpose. The pur
pose of the school will be to train his
pupils in cotton textile manufacture.
The course will require three years' prac
ticable study, and will embrace every
feature of cotton manufacture from the
raw cotton to the finished product.
Birmingham Mardi Gras.
The Qprnian Turnverein society of this
city will go before the Commercial club
this afternoon to present to the club their
plans for a mardi gras next February.
They are in earnest about the matter,
and will do all in their power to make It
a great success. They will ask the Com
mercial club to assist them in getting
it up. _
If you need a hat rack, of
fice desk, side board, rocker
or anything in the furniture
line give us a call.
1816 and 1818 2d avenue.
_ ll-28-tf
Florida Oranges.
Only lot to arrive. B B. Hudson & Co.
12-6-21 fri-su _
The board of managers of the Charity
hospital desire to sell all the red brick,
furnace window weights, pipes, etc., to
be seen on the grounds of the hospital at
Smitlifleld. Apply between the hours of
12:30 and 2:30 p. m. at 2011 Park avenue.
11-14—tf _
General freight and passen
ger office of Southern Railway
removed to No. 7 North 20th
street. Telephone 846.
Atlanta Exposition — Improved Railway
Tickets are on sale via the Southern
railway to Atlanta on account of the ex
position at rate of $3.80 for the round
trip, good returning within seven days
from date of sale, and $5.55 for the round
trip, good returning within fifteen days
from date of sale, and $7.55 for the round
trip, good returning until January 7, 1896.
The exposition is now open in full force
and every one Bhould take advantage of
the opportunity to attend.
Three trains daily, Birmingham to At
No. 38 Lv Blr. 5:55 am. Ar Atlanta 11:40 am
No. 36 Lv Blr. 3:35 pm. Ar Atlanta 8:55 pm
No. 12 Lv Blr. 12:15 am. Ar Atlanta 6:65 am
All trains carrying Pullman sleeping
Effective October 6, the Southern has
added another train to the service be
tween Atlanta and New York. The "Ex
position Flyer" leaves Atlanta at 4 p. m.
and arrives at Washington at 11:45 a. m.
and New York at 6:23 p. m. Only twen
ty-five hours from Atlanta to New York.
Returning train Ieave3 New York via
Pennsylvania railroad at 11 a. m. and ar
rives Atlanta 10:20 following morning.
Train will be a solid vestibule of Pull
man drawing room sleepers between New
York. Washington and Atlanta and first
class vestibule coaches between Atlanta
and Washington.
The schedule of No. 36, known as the
“United States Fast Mall,” has been
changed between Atlanta and Washing
ton, lessening the time out between At
lanta and New York. Train now leaves
Atlanta at 11:15 p. m. and arrives Wash
ington at 9:40 p. m., New York 6:23 a. m.
For Informant n apply to
L. A. SHIPMAN, T. P. A.,
10-10-tf 2201 First Avenue.
Good fishing at East Lake.
Something else new for a change at
O'Brien's opera house tonight and tomor
row night and matinee tomorrow after
There are numerous show productions
nowadays, which, in some inexplicable
manner, tlnd their way upon the stage,
and which are neither farces nor come
dies—they possess the essential elements
„f ne iher, and nre termed farce-come
dies because there is nothing else they
...an be e-alled "A Railroad Ticket,” how
ever. is a refreshing exception. It is a
truly humorous melange of story Hnd
plot—a, ting and singing, and dancing
and scenery - all with a purpose and rea
son. and Is full of ludicrous situations
arid funny scenes, and is entertaining
throughout. The plot—for there is one
In "A Railroad Ticket"—hinges upon the
wtals at»d tribulations of a ticket broker,
who makes up In nerve what he larks In
capliAl The nrtlon is quick, and the dia
logue is always bright and witty, while
the stage Is always charmingly alive
with pretty, well-behaved girls, whose
tasteful costumes and bright faces lend
color and harmony to the whole produc
tion A real electrlo.'ear, propelled by a.
•forage battery and running on steel
rails, makes frequent trips across the
tage and lends an air of realism to the
yiav The oar plays an important part
bf a real acting member of the company,
and knows its own lines and never gets
off the track, and the scenes enacted In
•onnectlon with It are productive of con
siderable merriment.
Hundreds of Mon Scouring Ihe Country for
a I .out Roy.
Kennedy. Dec. 4.—(Special Correspond
ence.)---A seel ion of Pickens county is
very much excited over the disappear
ance of the little 7-year-ctld son of Henry
Parsons, who was sent on an errand to a
neighbor's a quarter of a mile distant
about ten clays ago nnd has never re
When he left home the little fellow
was accompanied by his pet dog, who
returned a few hours afterwards. Hun
dreds of men are scouring tho country,
and every few days tlnd what they think
are traces of him. but it Is all supposi
tion, and hardly seems possible that a
child could exist ten days In Ihe woods
exposed to the severe weather we have
been having.
Miss Anna Cook of Colombus, Miss.,
spent Sunday in Kennedy, much to the
gratification of her many friends.
Mr. Seay and Miss Ola Suggs of Pick
ens county were married last night at
the home of the bride, and are on their
way to their future home in Mississippi.
The unsettled condition of the cotton
market causes trade to be fitful and un
satisfactory, though some few bales are
sold each day.
The following cases have been filed In
the city court: *
J. T. Walker ys. V. T. Brown, George
N. Boyd, W. H. %rown and W. W. Pow
ers; damages.
Alice P. Cannon vs. Southern railway;
Birmingham Trust and Savings compa
ny vs. Gate City Land company; assump
The case of Pat Savage against L. K.
Moss and the Mabel Mining company
is on trial. Savage was arrested In July,
1894, for blowlpg up a house. He was
tried and acquitted of the charge, and
now he sues for his arrest and prosecu
tion. .
In the second division the following
cases were disposed of:
Henry Vineyard vs R. G. Alexander;
Clarence Spencer vs. R. G. Alexander;
Will Thomas vs. R. G. Alexander; non
James Murphy vs. R. G. Alexander;
Cincinnati Coffin company vs. Warner,
Smiley & Co.; dismissed.
A. Billingslea vs. Patsey Campbell;
Judgment nil dicit against defendant for
the property sued for.
F. W. Dunham vs. F. H. Gafford et al.;
judgment against Gafford for $81.
Mutual Loan and Trust company vs.
T. H. Molton, administrator of the estate
of Edward Linn, deceased; on trial.
Real Estate Transfers.
W. E. Moore and wife to M. F. Mc
Laughlin, southeast quarter of north
east quarter, etc., in section 8, town
ship 17, range 1, east; $150.
Swann & Billups, trustees, to J. M.
Rogers, southwest quarter of northwest
quarter, section 5, township 20, range 6,
west; $12.50.
G. W. Melvin and wife to H. F. Debar
deleben, mineral right to south half of
northeast quarter, etc., in section 24,
township 14, range 2, west; $360.
Thomas F. Crawford and wife to Wil
liam B. Kiinn, east corner section 31,
township 19, range 4, west; $1200.
David Buck to L. L. Ellis, lot on Hunts
ville road; $500.
David Buck and wife to L. L. Ellis,
southwest quarter section 20, township
20. range 5, west; east half of southeast
quarter section 19, and south end of west
half of northwest quarter section 20,
township 20, range 5, west; $2100.
H. F. DeBardeleben to Pratt Coal and
Coke company, section 1, in township 21,
etc.; $11,000.
uuiiii am. a uuuiao anu nuc uir o
wards, northeast quarter of northeast
quarter section 8; northwest quarter of
northwest quarter section 9, etc., in town
ship 20, range 6, west; $275.
W. H. Carlisle to H. F. DeBardeleben,
mineral right deed to half of southeast
quarter of southeast quarter section 3,
township 16, range 2, west; $250.
Mark Goodwin and wife to F. I). Her
ring,northeast quarter of northeast quar
ter section 8, etc., township 20, range 6,
west; $1865.
George W. Norwood to Edwards Iron
company, lands in section 8, 5 and 6,
township 20, range 6 west; $1780.
Scott Harvey and wife to Thomas Pe
ters, northwest quarter of section 34,
township 17. range 5 west; $440.
H. B. McLaughlin and wife to W. E.
Moore, southeast quarter of northeast
quarter, etc., in section 8, township 17,
range 1 east; $100.
P. E. Jacobs and wife to B. F. Jones,
half interest In lot 17, block 39, Sixth av
enue; $300.
M. M. and R. J. Gwin to Alfred R. Wal
lace, northeast quarter of southwest
quarter and northwest quarter of south
east quarter, section 23, township 18,
range 6 west, mineral rights reserved:
Harris McKinney to Louis L. Ellis,
east half of section 20, township 20, range
5 west, and southeast quarter, section 21,
township 20, range 5 west; also north
west quarter and west half of northeast
quarter, section 25, township 20, range 6
west, etc.; $2500 (deed made in 1838).
John and Malinda McCrea to James
Rogers, west half of southwest quarter
and southeast quarter of southwest quar
ter. etc., in section 5, township 20, range
6; $400 (deed made in 1857).
E. D. Herring to John Thomas, north
east quarter of northeast quarter, etc.,
in township 20, range 6 west, sections 8.
9, 4 and 5; 600 pounds of lint cotton.
G. W. Norwood to Edwards Iron com
pany, mineral right deed to southeast
quarter of southwest quarter, section 32,
township 19, range 6 west, etc.; $560.
Inferior Criminal Court.
Will Hand, grand larceny: bound over
to the grand Jury In the sum of $200.
Rachel Simmons, larceny of $7 from
the person of S. Moore; bound over to
the criminal court In the sum of $200.
F. M. Buchanan, assault and battery
on his wife; continued.
Tom Carter, assault and battery on Ed
Collins with an ax; $20 and ten days extra
on the streets at hard labor for the may
or and aldermen.
Will Washington, assault and battery
,on his wife; continued.
Lot Hayden, refusing to pay bill to li
censed hack; $2.50.
Joe Price, vagrancy; $5.
Oscar White, vagrancy; $5.
Thomasville News: A trestle about
three miles south of Walker Springs was
burned last Monday night and the trains
were slightly delayed thereby.
—every one of the painful irregularities
and weaknesses that prey upon women.
They fade the face, waste the figure, ruin
the temper, wither you up, make you old
before your time.
Get well: That’s the way to look well.
Cure the disorders and ailments that beset
you, with Dr. Pierce’s Favorite Prescrip
It regulates and promotes all the proper
functions, improves digestion, enriches the
blood, dispels aches and pains, melancholy
and nervousness, brings refreshing sleep,
and restores health nnd strength. It’s a
powerful general, as well as uterine, tonic
and nervine, imparting vigor and strength
to the entire system.
Mrs. ANNA Ulricu, of aim Crret, Buffalo Co.,
good health thanks to
Dr. Pierce's Favorite Pre
scription and ‘Golden
Medical Discovery.’ I
was under doctors’ care
for two years with womb
disease, and gradually
wasting in strength all
ithe time. I was so weak
[that I could sit up in bed
' only a few moments, for
two years. I commenced
taking Dr. Pierce’s Fa
vorite Prescription and
bis ' Golden Medical Dis
covery,’ and by the time
■ I had taken one-half doc
Ten bottles I was up and
^nnlnn mliarsnsr T
_ ' 4 and nave liad good health
Mrs. Ulrich. Bud been very strong
ever since—that was two years and a half ago."
A book of 168 pages orb" Woman and Her
Diseases ” mailed sealed, on receipt of io
cents in stamps for postage. Address,
World’s Dispensary Medical Associa
tion, 663 Main Street, Buffalo, N. Y.
", 1
Castoria Is Dr. Samuel Pitcher’s prescription for Infants
and Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
other Narcotic substance. It is a harmless substitute
for Paregoric, Drops, Soothing Syrups, and Castor Oil.
It is Pleasant. Its guarantee is thirty years’ use by
Millions of Mothers. Castoria destroys Worms and allays
feverishness. Castoria prevents vomiting Sour Curd,
cures Diarrhoea and Wind Colic. Castoria relieves
teething troubles, cures constipation and flatulency.
Castoria assimilates tho food, regulates tho stomach
and bowels, giving healthy and natural sleep. Cas
toria is tho Children’s Panacea—tho Mother’s Friend.
•• Castoria Is an excellent medicine for chil
dren. Mothers have repeatedly told me of 1U
food effect upon their children.”
Da. O. C. Osooon,
Lowell, Mass.
» Castoria Is the best remedy for children of
which I am acquainted. I hope the day is not
far distant when mothers will consider the real
Interest of their children, and use Castoria In
stead of thevariousquack nostrumswhich are
destroying their loved ones, by forcing opium,
morphine, soothing syrup and other hurtful
agents down their throats, thereby sending
them to premature graves.”
Da. J. F. Kinchxlos,
Conway, Ark.
“ Castoria is so well adapted to children that
I recommend it as superior to any prescription
known to me.”
H. A. Archer, M. D.,
Ill So. Oxford St., Brooklyn, N. Y.
“ Our physicians in the children's depart
ment have spoken highly of their experi
ence in their outside practice with Castoria,
and although we only have among our
medical supplies what is known as regular
products, yet we are free to coufess that the
merits of Castoria has won us to look with
favor upon it.”
United Hospital and Dispensary,
Boston, Mass.
Allen C. Smith, Pres.,
The Centaur Company, TT Murray Street, New York City.
BEN S. THIESS. Manager.
Special Saturday Matinee.
Dwarfing all former triumphs in Farce
Comedy’s Realm. A Gigantic, Sweeping
and Triumphant Centralization of Ameri
ca’s Best and Newest Songs, Fun Ideas
and Dances, introduced by
pr^mar?'$ pup/naKers,
Headed by Everybody's Favorite,
Eugene Canfield,
(Late of Chas. H. Hoyt’s "A Temperance
Town Company), Presenting the
Cyclone of Mirth,
A Railroad Ticket
In Three Conpons, Punched Up to Date.
Seats on sale Friday morning at 9.
Birmingham Fish Company,
Whole sale and Retail Dealers in and
Ship] ers of
Fish, Oysters and Game.
’Phone 146. No. 210 North Twentieth
Street, Birmingham, Ala.
An Old and Well-Tried Remedy,
has been used for over fifty years by mil
lions of mothers for tlielr children while
teething with perfect success. It soothes
the child, softens the gums, allays all pain,
cures wind colic, and Is the best remedy for
diarrhoea. Sold by druggists In every part
of the world. Be sure and ask for MltS.
no other kind. 25c a bottle.
The Commissioners' Court of Covington
county, Alabama, will meet on December
9, 1895, for the purpose of adopting plans
and specifications for the erection of a brick
court house at Andalusia, and on December
10 for the purpose of letting out the building
of said court house (according to the plans
and specifications adopted) to the lowest
bidder. The Court reserves the right to re
ject any or all bids made.
By order of the Commissioners’ Court.
November 2G, 1S95.
12-5-6t Judge of Probate.
Stockholders’ Meeting;
The annual meeting of the stockholders of
the Birmingham Railway and Electric Com
pany will be held at the office of the com
pany, In Birmingham, Ala., at 11 o'clock a.
m., on
BER, 1896,
for the purpose of electing a Board of Direc
tors to serve for the ensuing year and for
the transaction of such other business as
may properly come before such meeting.
Transfer books of the company will be
closed December 7 and remain closed until
December 13, 1895.
First Vice-President.
J. A. STRATTON, Secretary.
nov!5-22-29 de6
marl ly _t.
Will Take Orders
Blue Points,
N. Y. Saddle Rocks.
Best Selects, 50c per hundred.
Plants, 75c per hundred.
Norfolk plants, $1.25 per 100.
Brooms’ Fish and Oyster Market,
No. 11)4 Twentieth Street.
•^Dioldesf M lanjeir muirt slotV —5
Write to usjor evenjthiwj known in
1105 N2I01 l^flUE. B1PJVHN6HMA *Ut.
D. B. Luster,
The 10th Street
217 igth Street,
Has added a general line of FACTORY
MADE SHOES to his custom department.
117 20lh Street. Skilled whito barbers.
The Israel Tailoring Company,
114 Twenty-first Street.
Perfect fitting garments.
Materials of the best class, and
Prompt fulfillment of orders
At lowest consistent prices.
We base our claims on facts. Can we
nubtantiate»them for you? Try us.
The Israel Tailoring Company,
, ll-B-tf
E. m. CLHRK,
The Hair Cutter,
112 Nineteenth Street.
Ladles and children a specialty, at resi
dence or emporium.
I have with me all first-class artists—
F. P. Walker, J. H. Scott, Mobile;
Stone of Atlanta.
Delicious : Steak,
Mutton, Lamb or Pork and
all animal dellcaclea
Stall 11, City Market
7 20 M
iff n lulvL I i-K i
■ V lai^Whlmhili
Love I
Lightens I
60 does
This great cleaner comes to woman 'e aid
on wash-day and every day. Makes her ||
work a matter of love instead of drodg- B
. Sold everywhere. [|
Made only by
The N. K. Fairbank |
8t Loaii.
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
ol 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.
Clark & Jackson, Managers J L. D. Burdette, Cashier.
OFFICES—2021 First Avenue, Southern Club Building, Birmingham, Ala.
Assets, $185,044,310. Surplus, $37,481,069.
K. E. Barber, President. W. J. Cameron, Cashier.
W. A. Walker. Vice-President. Tom. O. Smith, Ass’t Cashier.
T. M. Bradley. 2d Aas’t Cashier.
Capital Stock, - - ^250,000
Designated Depository of the United States.
Chartered May 18, 1884.
PIBECIOBE_J. A. Stratton, F. D. Nabers.W. A. Walker, T. O. Thompson, W. 9.’
Ftc«n, T. H. Mol ton W. J. Cameron. N. E. Barker, Geo, L. Morris.
The Berney National Bank,
ZBirralng-lia-m, Alabama.
Chartered January 28, 1886.
Capital Stock, $200,C00.00. Surplus and Profits, $28,000.00.
Successors to Cily National Bank of Birmingham January 8, 1895.
Special Attention to Industrial and Cotton Accounts
J B COBBS Pres’t. W. F. ALDRICH, Vice-Pres’t. W. P. G. HARDING, Cashier.
‘ ' J. H. BARR, A&sletant Cashier.
DIRECTORS—B. B. Comer, T. H. Aldrich, Robert Jemieon, W. F. Aldrich, Walker
Percy, Robert Stephens. Charles Wheelock, James A. Going, J. B. Cobbs.
B. M. NELSON, President. W. A. PORTER, Cashier.
A. T. JONES, Vice-President. H- L* BADHAM, Assistant Cashiar.
CAPITAL $500,000.00.
S. E. Cor. First Aveoue and Twentieth S reel, Birmingham, Ala.
BU'SS and sells exchange on nil principal cities in the United States, Europe, Asia, Arrloa,
Australia, South America and Mexico. Solicits accounts of manufacturers, merchants,
b auks and individuals. 8 29 tl
Birmingham, Alabama.
Negotiate loans on real estate and collateral.
Buy county and city bonds.
Sell steamship tickets over all lines.
Issue interest-bearing certificates on savings deposits.
Promote and financier enterprises.
Sell exchange on all parts of Europe.
All People Like the Best. I Sell Only Standard Goods
Patent Medicines, j
Toilet Articles,
Medical Wines
and Liauors.
i Narcissus,
i Tulips,
«©“T am still Agent for the Belle of Sumpter Whisky.
John L>. Parker, Druggist,
212 North Twentieth Street.

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