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Mr. A. IL Crnnsbv, of No.
IBS Korr ?t_ Memphis, Venn.,
writes t tun bin wifo lind can?
cer wtiicli bnd onten two
lanro holes in h?r breast, mul
Which tho best physicians
Of tho surrounding country
fronted, and pronounced in?
curable. Her grandmother
ttiul aunt bud died of
and when told this, tlip most
eminent specialists of r?o\v
York, under whoso treat?
ment sho was placed, de?
clared hoi-case was hopeless.
AH treatment having lulled,
eho was given up to dto
S S S. was recommended,
and astonishing ns it may
seem, a few bottles cured
her sound and well.
Our treatiso on this dis
caso will bo scut free to
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Westbound Leave Konnofce Daily.
8.20 a. m.(Washington andChattanooga
limited) for Bristol and tho South and
West. Stops at principal stations wost
of Badford. Pullman sleepers to New
Orleans and Memphis, dining car at?
T 05 a. m. for Badford, Bluefteld and
1:25 p. m. the Chicago Express for Bad?
ford, BluoQeld, Pooahontas, Kenova,
Cincinnati, Indianapolis, St. Louis,
Kansas City, Columbus and Chicago.
Pullman buffet Sleeper Boanoke
to Columbus. Also for Pulaskl,
Wytheville, Bristol, Knoxvllle, Chat?
tanooga and intermediate points.
Mortb and Bastbonnd, Leave Boanoke
1:40 p. m. for Petersburg, Bichmond
1:40 p. m. for Washington, Hagerotown,
Philadelphia and New York.
10:40 p. in. for Blchmond and Norfolk.
Pullman sloepor Boanoke to Norfolk
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^?nertl Passengoi Agent, Boanoke, Va.
M. F. BRAOP,
Traveling Passenger Ager
Spouting;, Pli^' T^
Mnd Statin Fitting.
The most complete line or
Stoves i Ranges
in the city.
No. 17 8alem Avenue.
Spools! Correspondence to Tho Times. F.
A. Ijovulouk. Reporter.
Lewis Hull and wife on tho
4th day of September, 1895, exe?
cuted a dood of assignment to W R 15.
Layman, trustee, for tho purpose of
securing the payment of certain deb^s
duo by the said Lewis Huff to Caleb O.
Nininger, Salem Loan and Trust Com?
pany and others, aggregating about
89,000 in the first class. The property
conveyed was a tract of land on Tinker
crook, containing about 150 acres. The
trustee was given power to rent or sell,
according to the wishes of the majority
of creditors. By deed of even date
therewith, Lewis Huff conveyed to
Alice E. Huff, his wifo, eighty acres of
land, household and kitchen furniture
and other especially named personal
property. The consideration of this con?
veyance was her relinquishing her right
of dower in tbe property conveyed in
the above mentioned deed of assign*
J. Ernest Walker, formerly a resident
of Salem, haa, with others, beoome a
water right agent in tbe Rio Verde
Canal Company, of Pbtrnix, Arizona.
Colonel Byers left yesterday for Salt
vllle, where he will spend some time.
Eleck Benjamln'Meredith, who at?
tended Roanoke College last session,
arrived in Salem yesterday. Ho will
leave to day for Rocky Mount and re?
turn In time for tho opening of tho
J. H. Piper, of Monticello, Ills., re?
cently arrived in Salem, and will attend
Roanoke College this coming session.
Col. William Henry Terroll, of New
York, is registered at Hotel Duval.
The Democratic executivo committee
will meet in Salem on Wednesday, Sep
tomber IS, at 13 m. Business of im?
portance will bo transacted, as plans for
the coming campaign will be formu?
Mr. .1. H. Davis gave a lecture on
temperance Wednesday night in tbe
town hall. His 6peech is highly com?
plimented by those who were in at?
Misses Bettie and E'la Shields, of
Owensboro, Ky., who have been visiting
their cousin, Miss Mattle Hurt In West
Salem, left for their home yesterday.
The following clipping appeared in
tbo Times-Register of yeBterday:
"There lives about two miles eastof Sa?
lem a good and worthy citizen who,
however, is a benighted old bachelor.
Last Sunday be hauled rails all day,
until late evening, and thinking it was
Saturday, he quit work and came to
town to get his mail and hla weekly
Bupply of tobacco. His feelings,when he
found it was Sunday, can better be
imagined than described. The only ex*
cuBo he had for his conduct, tha'- we can
Bee, Is that ho is blindly in love with a
well-known Salem widow."
Mlas Dickerson, of Richmond, is visit
LngatMrs. C. C. Tomoklns, on High
Tho library, society bails and main
building of Roanoke College will be
open to visitors next Monday evening
from 3:30 to 6. A special rate has been
made on the electric car line for 25
cents rate for the convenience of those
!n Roanoko who wish to visit the col?
To-night in tbo town hall Mrs. Oion
will give her costume recital. During
tho evening she will recite Longfellow's
?'Bridge." This great poet, on hearing
Mrs. Oton render this piece, declared
that ho had "never before realized the
great beauty of tbe iines. '
The sermon on temperance recently
preached by Rev. J. B. Taylor has been
reprinted in several newspapers and \
has boon highly complimented by all 1
who read It,
Workmen ?ro now busily engaged In
laying tbe foundation of Dr.' Klllian's
new residence on Pennsylvania avenue.
It will bo a handaomo addition to that
attractive street when completed.
Rev. .las. H. Lamb, of Morristown, N.
J., is registered at Hotel Duval. Next
woek ho will enter his eon at Koinoke
W. Black Whitescarvor was united in
marriage to Miss Savella Wortley
Philips Wednesday afternoon in <lreen
Church, Cumberland county. Rev. St.
George Abrahams, an uncle of the bride,
performed the marriage ceremony The
bride and groom arrived in Salem yes?
terday evening, and will make their
residence.on Academy street.
Wednesday afternoon at 4 o'clock at
Fort Lewis Church, tho marriage of G.
B. Johnston, of this county, and Miss
Annie Laurie Uatoher, daughter of U.
Cary Hatcher, of Montgomery county,
was celebrated. Rev. J. R. Bridges
performed tho ceremony. The ushers
were Moasrs. J. S. Baer, Horace Smith,
Jeter Johnson and J. W. Hannah, whi'e
J. Ed. Shipman acted as bo3t man. After
the ceremony tbo happv couple, together
with too uahnrs and a fewotber friends,
drovo to "Green Hill," the groom'a
home, where a bountiful supper was
served and a pleasant evening spent by
all. Mr. and Mrs. Johnston aie spend?
ing their honeymoon at tho homo of
H. U. Hatcher, at Lafayette.
TllKRK is more Catarrh in this sec?
tion of tbo country than all o'.her dis?
eases put togother, and until tho last
few years, was supposed to bo incura?
ble. For a great many years doctors
pronounced it a loc^l disease, and pre?
scribed local romodl^s, and by constantly
falling to cure with local treatment,
pronounced it incurable. Science has
proven catarrh to bo a constitutional
disease and therefore requires constitu?
tional treatment. Hall's Catarrh Cure,
manufactured by F. J. Cheney ?fc Co.,
Toledo, Ohio, Is tho only constitutional
euro In tho market. It is taken inter?
nally in dnaes from 10 drops to a toa
Bpoonful. It acts directly on tho blood
and mucous surfaces of tho ayBtoin.
They offer ono hundred dollars for any
case it fails to euro. Send for circulars
and testimonials. Address P. J.
Ciiknky & Co., Toledo, O. Sold by all
Fun the best work?the Swiss Steam
Laundry 333 Salem avonuo west.
W hen Baby ?.-i* sick, wo gave her fa-storla.
When siie was a Child, sho cried for Castorla.
When st?' Itecamo Miss, slut i-lnnj; to Castorfs.
When she bad Children.she K;"'eihi-in Cx-.torhu
i\ Beautiful Aetrcwi WIkw? Advancement
Vom Heen Slow, but Steady.
Laura Blggnr, who in private lifo Is
Mrs. Hurt Hovcrly, is at present playing
tho rolo of Lldii Sklddons, tho queen of
burlesque, 111 tho company which is pro?
noun nn "A Block Sheep" on tho Pnoiflo
const. During the coming season she will
support her IiusIkiihI in "A Trip to China?
town," doing the part of tho Widow, in
which she has already in ado n reputation
throughout tho country.
Laura Blggitr got her first peep at this
wicked mundnno sphoro in Wiluilugton,
Del. She was a bright child ami was noted
for the excel lout innnnor In which she
"spoke pieces" at school und in tho par?
lor, but mi one suspected thnt she would
adopt the- stage its n profession. However,
when she was less than 10 years of age,
sho got nn ongngemont with n company
to play small parts in "Ctt'lcd Back" Wid
"Fortune's Pool." While hot'work gave
some promise of better things to come, it
was nut of such quality ns to create a sen?
sation. Sho decided to continue anyway,
and was next with a couple of stock com?
panies in Soil Francisco. One of these or?
ganizations presented comic opera exclu?
sively, und she really made a big hit. Sho
remained upon tho Pacific coast for the
nexP three years, playing such roles as
Eliza in "After Dark"' and Ustano in
"She." In tho latter role especially sho
won considerable local fame and became a
public favorite. She subsequently made a
tour of the south in the above mentioned
plays, and shortly afterward sho cnniO
very prominently into notice while star?
ring In the east and South in "The Clc
llionccnu Case." Following her D?UUtC
tion with this play she rcstou for one year
at a ranch she had purchased in southern
Cnl'^oTnin. A; the close of that vacation
she went cost to play the rolo of tho Widow
in Hoyt's "A Trip to Chinatown," in
which she met with much 8UCC0S8. While
filling this ctigngemeut she was married
to Hurt Havorly, who was playing Wollnnd
Strong in llio snmc coiniiany. Sho noxt,
in company with hor husband, traveled
for one season with "Tho Passing Show,"
after which came the present cnghgemcut
With "A Illlick Sheep."
Laura lliggar is really :t beautiful worn
an, possessed of a meat deal of that In?
tangible quality which the Fronch tall
"chic." Her forte appears to be lltforco
comedy and burlesque, Inasmuch ns hi r
voice is of great assistance to her in that
line of work. Sho has. however, won (.Teat
commendation in serious roles from
i bought fid crll ics.
SPORTS OF ALL SORT5.
On? of the favorite sport s at Vnssnr Is
the now game of battle ball.
Champion Corbott has begun training
for his battle with Fltzsiinmons.
"Trolley dodger*" is the now name
which eastern baseball crunks have given
the Brooklyn club.
TI. o. Ilavcmeyer, Jr.. son of tho sugar
king, is n very expert golf plnyer and lids
won numorous matches,
J. M. Ryan, the British chut ipion, re?
cently broke the world's wic'oftl for the
high jump, clearing 0 feet I \4 inches.
A wealthy Creek has offered 1,000,000
drachmas (iSOO, 000) for tho restoration of
the ancient stadium so that it may he used
for the Olympic gaincs next year.
Jack Madden Is after Jimmy Harry's
scalp. Madden says he will fight the ban?
tamweight champion at 105 pounds and
will consent to having tho whole pursej go
1<j the winner.
Hal Pointer, tbo gamo old campaigning
pacer that has stirred to enthusiasm thou?
sands of admirers in the grand circuit,
hnshoen sohl hy Villngo farm to H. 1).
Pock of Lock haven, Pn.
Harry \. Plllsbury, the young Ameri?
can who has made such a wonderful record
against the greatest chess players of the
world at tho Hastings international tour?
nament, is only -.'it years old.
Tliegrc.it Iowa sprinter, John V. Crttlll,
who is Undoubtedly the swiftest man In
America today, is ? feet 8\i inches tall
and woigh> Ififi pounds stripped, lie has
done loo yards in the world's record time
of 0 l--ri seconds.
The Matinee Girl's Heroes.
Tho heroes of the matinee girl during
t he c eniiig season will he located as fol?
Harry Miller with the Empire stock
company, Heritor! Kclcey with the Ly
couin steel; company, Wilton Luuknyo
with "Trilby." K. J. ItatclifTo with :-Tlu<
Sporting Duchess,' .Melbourne McDowell
with Fanny Davenport, ICdwin Ardoii
with W. II. Crane, lingo Tola ml with
F.. M. und Joseph Holland. Kyrlo Bellow
with ??The Queen's Necklace," F. <'.
Mo-ley with Hubert Downing, Hallet t
Thompson with James O'Neill, W. S.
Hart wilh Modjoska, Byrou Douglas
with "The f-iivnt Diamond Bobbery,'.' Wll
Ham Brach with Joseph Jefferson, Mau?
rice Barrymoro with "Secret Service,"
J. II. Gllniour with "Sowing the Wind,"
Edwin Milton Itnylu with "In Mexico,"
Fred Terry with John Hare um! George
Fav.cett with Nat ('. Goodwin.
"Nym Crlnhlc" on Comic Opera,
Tim hrllllanl feuilletonist "Xym Crin?
kle" lias this to say concerning the pres?
ent complexion of comic opera affairs:
"It is a clear ease of glut. Of CO librettos
examined 40 dealt with mythical Islands
where n Carload of Chorus girls were ship
wrecked, and the other ten worn still be?
ing examined with Ii \ lew of Unding on;
what it was they dealt with nsido front the
costumes. To call these jingling proces?
sions operas is very much like calling
Mark Twain's Inimitable smartness criti?
cism. The women in comic opera sing
with their slippers and act with their pet?
ticoats. TllO men who go to see them hear
with their oyes and judge with their ap
[ pet I tos."
Tho guido gave tho word to leave
tho channel of ioo and tako to tho rocks
ou tho side, for a snowball or two had
rolled down from above, and ho was
afraid wore might follow. Scarcely had
wo got out of our trough and upon tho
crags when down canto an avalauoho
with n vengeance, and wo wore within
20 foot of a tremendous discharge of
thousands of tons of snow and ico,
which swept down tho track that wo
had just ascended. Wo wore perfectly
safe, but somehow the half hiss, half
roar, remained in my oars for somo
time, and for many nights afterward,
when indigestible suppers or bad Swiss
beor produced ovil dreams, tho ava
laucho was snro to liguro in thorn.?
III? I ?Ion of Martyrdom.
Child of 8 (returning from school)?
Mamma, wo have boon reading of such
dreadful times. 1 should not liked
to have lived then, and I am sure yon
would not, for people were tied to a leg
of mutton anil after gunpowder had
been put round they were all blown up.
Mamma?Are you sure it was not a
stake they were tied to?
Child?Oh, yes, mamma, it was a
steak! I knew it was meat of some
that's what every?
body says when they
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