: IN THE
Hippodrome The Money Spender
Princess A Virginia Romance
Grand... * Twilight Sleep
Nelson The Man from Yukon
Dixie The Heart of the Hills
Ideal Charlie Chaplin
MANAGER MILLER, ol the Grand,
is coming to the rescue of local
tab lovers, whose desire for
something good in musical comedy has
been very much overlooked since the
closing of tho Colonial. He promises
them ihe real thin?; next Saturday, aft moon
and night, In "September
Morn.' it ought to bo a pretty good
show with such good singers, dancers
and comedians in the oast as Ruth
Wilklns. Maud Williams, Valaro True.
William Moore, James Barber, Hilly
Murphy and Leslie Jones. It is announced
that the company carries a
chorus much better than ihe average
The Hippodrome Players again
pleased Hipp patrons with a splendid
performance of "Tile Money Spender"
last night. Tho story had a good (Ira
mane element sou .jusi tne rosin
amount of comedy to make a wellrounded
entertainment Mine I.cP.oy,
( whose clever work is elways a note
worthy feature of every play In which
she Is cast, -,vas the recipient of much
applause In her portrayal of a character
part. Miss MtKlnley who is the
central ilgure of tlio plav and about
whom all the action of the play reI
volves, Is extremely great She wears
several stunning gowns, among which
Ib a charming Paris crentlou made 111
the French capital nml specially Imported
for Miss McKlniey. Mr King
lakes advantage of tlio several opportunities
offered by the piny to display
;omo rare dramatic skill. The same
alll will bo repeated tonight. Thursl
day the Initial performance of "An OH
Sweetheart of Mine" will he given.
It is a pleasure In anllripate the excellent
1)111 the Princess has In store
for Its patrons today. Ueverly Payne
and Francis nnslnnan, who recently
set the movln world agog with their
unrivalled production of "Romeo and
Juliet" are the stellar lights In "A Virginia
Romance," which Is the headliner
at this popular photoplay house
tonight. The play Is In itself full of
gripping Interest, hut with theso two
clever stara it Is given added attrae
Ronald Bradbury declares that he
has had to bo bo villainous In the different
"Girl from Frisco" episodes that
he Is ashamed to look at his own face
In the dressing room mirror. A chapter
of this series, entitled "The Oro
Plunderers," Is at the Nelson today.
Ollla Klrkby, who recently appeared
with Marin Sals In "The Social
Pirates," Is now with the Kalem
Company and appears In the new
series of newspaper stories, "Grant,
Police Reporter." Miss Klrkby shares
honors with Dare-Devil George l.arl
kin In the third episode of this series
*.. at the Nelson today.
"The Country Store" will be revived
at the Hippodrome this Friday
night, and arrangements have been
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JACK LONDON'S DAUGH'
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DAUGHTERS OF JACK LOXPO
their famous father. Joan, aged Jo, i
is a sophomore In high school at Oak
mother, London's first wife. " Both glr
dramatic ability, inheriting the for
front their mother.
London's first wife was Bessie M
dern Fisko and of Emily Stevens, t
Madderu. leading lady with Otis S
the Misses London.
The two daughters of the note
of their father's books and are adm
made that will outdo all previous efforts
in this line. There will be a
I greater variety of merchandise and
more of it than on any previous occasion.
"The Heart of the Hills" which is at
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THEM TO BE PR
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s a senior, and Bess, aged 14, at left,
land, C'al,, where they live with their
Is have displayed unusual literary and
mer from their father and the latter
addern. She is a cousin of Mrs. Madwo
of the best known actresses. Merle
kinner, is her niece and a cousin of
d author are making a special study
Irlng readers of Kipling and O. Henry.
the Dixie today is an Edison in five
parts, the first one of which is a prologuo
in the atmosphere of the Far
East. The native garb of India is seen
much in the main action of the story,
which is laid in England. The plot is
one of love and tragedy and full of
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stirring adventures. It Is a bit gruesome
in final disclosures. The denouement
shows that the heroine's
father had been burled alive through
mistake and the daughter who had
been accused by her persecutors of I
causing his death is finally freed of the
Miss Hazel Wylde, the popular en- :
genue of the Hippodrome Flayers, is
a great admirer of football, and al- 1
though the duties of her profession ;
prevented her seeing many games this
season, she followed the doings of the
pigskin chasers through the sporting
pages of the newspapers with a great j
' deal of Interest.
"I think football Is a splendid same."
s lie remarked yesterday during an intermission
In the rehearsal of "An Olu ;
. Sweetheart of Mine," which is to be '
; presented at the popular house the last
i halt" of the week, "and 1 am sorry thai
| 1 haven't the opportunity to see the '
' games that 1 lurmerly had. To my '
i mind, football is a splendid tiling lor
' any young mnu to engage in. it so
, typifies the battle of life and gives ;
! them the courage ami zeal which stand 1
I them iu good stead In later years when '
I they are battling with the world, inj
stead of facing a rival eleven on the :
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The general Fancy Work Uooth at
| the First M. E. Church Hazaar Dec. 7 1
' :iml S. will tfliou* 4hi? fin.-.wt iio.niiomosi (
of all description*. Quilts and nunforth,
beautifully made xvill hi* oiforcn
'among the varied urray. The prices '
I Shaking a stick at a gold fi ll won't i
j make it mad or change its mood. 1 i
Roby Adair anil Virginia ICIrtley a
drama which carries a strong mora
J awful force witli which one is held ni
of morphine. The story does not snor
| audience, but leaves one of the virti
end. Tlie son, who has not reached i
TARGET OF DREAMS
THE NEW S
This Single reel Is well adapted fo
Ham. Bud. Etliel Time, lienry Mar
more than usual ability, and they a
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1NING, DECEMBER 6, 191
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STATE NEWS |
More than 4,000.000 tons of coal were
shipped over the Chesapeake and Ohio
railroad during the first ten months
of the present year than during the
same period last year according to statistics
compiled at Huntington. The
railroad handled 2.223,080 tons during
October from the New lliver. Kanawha
end Kentucky districts compared to
2.175.256 tons during the same months
in 1015. In 1912 the shipments for October
totaled 1,362,680 tons. Shipments
of coke in 1916 were more than
doubled over last year.
I'arkersburg dairymen have advanced
the price of mill: from nine to
;en cents a quart
The University of West Virginia will
send a team to Columbus. O.. to take
part In the annual contests of the Intercollegiate
Urult Judging League
which is composed of teams from the
states of West Virginia. Kentucky.
Pennsylvania. .Maryland, Ohio. Now
Jersey and Delaware.
The Whltnker-Oiessner Company at
Wheeling lias awarded contracts for
lite construction of a five story adi
it ion which will cost $200,000.
Coal operators of the Kanawha Valley
are of the opinion that heavier
previous season The importance of
shipments of coal from that valley will
Have linen made this fall than in any
die Kanawha river in connection with
the coal industry was not fully appro""
re featured in tills three reel Selig
I. The play pictures strongly the
ice lie becomes iiddictcd to the use
ificc its point for the feelings of the
ms of the lialiit go to un untimely
such depths as his father, however,
? A two reel drama.
r the quartette that arc seen in it.
(Inch Thnv ;ir<? n /?nm<?#!?? f
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elated by many of the operators until
Here was a shortage of coat cars on
the railroads, necessitating the making
lot many shipments by river. More
! towboats are now operating on the
Kanawha river than Over before.
B. R. Miller was elected constable i
In Blue Sulphur precinct of Cabell
county. Miller died a short time after
, the primary election in which lie was
' nominated. Those In charge of arranging
the ticket overlooked the fact
that the nominee had died nnd 110 one
took the task upon himself to have i
some other candidate selected prior j
to the general election.
A shortage in bricks In Kanawha
county this winter is predicted by
manufacturers. So much building has .
been in progress during the last year t
that all the plants manufacturing i
bricks have orders ahead sufficient toj
keep operations going tor six' or eight
I-aw.vers of note from Virginia. Mary- j
t land. Kentucky. Ohio and Ponnsylva-I
nia are expected to attend the annual 1
meeting of the West Virginia Bar As
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