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I It in the ill I Ifront row HEADLINER8 TONIGHT. Legerdemain. Hippodrome .. Richard*. the wizard Photoplay*. N'elaoo An Eye (or an Eye Dixie .......1*.. The Divorce Game Princes* On-the-Square Girl a MATEV'R pianists and rag-time A organist*',have exhausted Gladys ^ * Brockwettjs patience. Henceforth. if she We her own way and j enough time to carry It ouL "he is going to write a special score of music to be used! with each of the productions in which she stars for Wil liam Fox. A ^recent visit to a neighborhood cinema theatre caused Olady's resolution. "I went there to see.qne^of my own pictures," said the Fox star. "Whetf ujB weauing scene was nasiteu 00 ine screen, the organist played 'The Maiden's Prayer.' When the hero took the pledge, the selection was the Drinking Song from 'Rostlcana.' When my 111m husband cast me aside in favor of another woman, the music-maker gave "For Me and My Gal' "Throughout the entire picture, the elections were one absurdity alter 1 another. 1 couldn't sit through the film. The music kept me in such a state of nervous excitement that I was disturbing my neighbors. "That determined me. I loft tho theatro in a rage, drove Into the thickest forest 1 coaid find, and snt down to think. 1 decided that hero after I should write the musical accompaniments for my own pictures.; and I thoroughly expect to do It." j Richards "Stands 'em Up" Again. Getting standing room was a "con sumatlon devoutciy to be wished for' by many who got to the Hippodrome after 7:30 last night to see the Great Richards and his show of wonders. Approximately a half hour before the show began the lobby was filled with a throng of expectant ticket purchasers but it was too late for those in the rear of the crowd and only a very few of those who were crowded about the hox office window were able to secure the covted pasteboards. Many took advantage of the opportunity to get seats for the second performance and others bought standing . room, but there was not enough of1 even that and many left disappointed. The matinee yesterday drew a goodsized matinee crowd, but there was probably fifty vacant chairs, and the second show could have accommodated probably another half hundred or more. If the crowds could have been more evenly distributed there would jih?b uccu uw uisa ppwi it i in i ii i - ?inii ii behooves those who <lo not wish to | miss the final opportunity to see the j many amazing things the wizard Joe ;. ] to get seuts early or attend the last |: show tonight. A contpiete change oi I i program Is in ef'ert today Tlie tir i i performance will begin promptly at! 7:45 and the last at !i o'clock. Doors . are open at 7:15. Grace MoCloskey ; will entertain the crowd with piano , E5 overtures and the cinema operators will reel off a good picture while Sammy passes among us with extra well-filled hags of freshly popped: corn at a nickel per Gee! Just like a circus?all Imp , . the lemonade. i Three Good Ones at Nelson. The Stingaree picture Is headlined 1 ' ' at tho Nelson today. True Hoardntan j appears in another oi this series which is called "An Eye for an Eye," 1 and portrays in his usual gingery ' manner a story with a decided punch. A Pokes and Jabs comedy is offered as the fun maker. it is called "Ploughing the Clouds" and presents I the favorite actors in a number of tunny situations and startling stunts. < A picture of greatest interest at the t present time is "Training Our Khaki Clad Heroes." As the title suggests t Its character It is only necessary to t add that It is replete with detail and not to he confound with the regular I News pictures. It shows the manner I In which Uncle Sam takes the rookie ( and makes of him a "fighting man" of the highest type. Mollie King Star at Princess. The "On-theSquaro Girl." at the ' Princess, presents an appealing pic- 1 ???? ui o JOUU5 Uluurl ? nu II KUIP uti Dative simplicity and innocence In the atmosphere of tainted luxury which surrounds her. Most of the scenes are laid in the shop of an ultra fashionable modiste and hare a particular appeal to the feminine members of the audience for the gowns displayed by the mannequins are actual French models shown hv special permission of an exclusive Fifth Avenue shop The exterior scenes are set in snowy mountain country and are most effectively directed. Many of the original touches in the development of the story are the result of the direction and the skillful acting, for the plot in itself follows the conventlonol lines of shop-girl drama. We first see the young heroine posing in the modiste shop, where she is pursued by an elderly admirer whom she has repulsed with horror. He managed to lure her into a secret room .however, and in the struggle which follows she stabs him and leaves him for dead. Later she learns through her mother's letters that the man is her own father, but by this time she has found a protector In a noble yonng millionaire, and as the father turns up. alive and repentant, at the last moment, all ends blissful\ Mollis King makes a very touching \ picture as the persecuted model and \ looks exceedingly charming in each \ of her various costumes. Message In Howe Pictures. What makes the engagement of Lyman H. Howe's Travel Festival at the Grand on Saturday, fit far more Importance than that of possibly any other attraction, la the tremendous message It conveys from "Somewhere in the Atlantic." It comes from Uncle Sam's New Navy to the nation whose bulwark that navy is In these momentous days of the Great World War. It depicts the swiftest things that the human race has ever put in motion?the big projectiles . hurled from our super-dreadnaughta at a pressure of forty thousand poenda per square Inch?at a heat at which diamonds melt pnd carbon holla. The IKh.^ - -.1 ' i TI Brine ot thsss "salvoa" la shown by light u wall H by day and while flbe eproductioa of the broadside Bred by day are extremely spectacular, yet those that are Bred tinder tbe coyer of night are even more no. besides presenting most weird ejects. Mr. Howe also Imparts a ^ graphic conception of what London nees during & Zeppelin raid. This li s - trick" film made by a stood artist whe'was an obserrer of a reel aerial encounter Alice Beady ad Dixie Today. "The Divorce aesp?r;' at ?bf Diaie, Is an amosing bkt'of.SetrSrhVCh makes no attempt to be'shriojis, bet tripe along from one .ejegjpedtagly French complication to acoffier. There are gaps In the action which suggest that the idea was more adapted to three reels than to live, but this flagging Interest is ;geoera!1y caught up again by the vigorous work of a< tors who have fa)ieD in with the aplf t of the plecp and play their ptart? with in" sorio cqn^ic. ao&naon or rrencn actor* to.a.cfiacacteflstic farce The stojwis woven around'the efforts ot.ap' extravagapt young married con pie to pay their debts by divocing ea'eh other and thus obtain the entire dowry of the bride. Their efforts to become innocently compromised while remaining technically virtuous lead them into all manner of domestic difficulties, which end happily. however, and leave them a sadder and wiser bride and groom. The vivacious personality of Aiiee s Brady and a series of elaborate Pari- | sian costumes give it da3h and color. It is a world release and besides the ttar has John Bowers. Arthur Ashley, Kate 1.ester. Joseph Herbert, John Drumler, and Marie I.avarre in the ' cast. i ? ? 1 | "CLOSE-UPS" | J ?"One at a time please!" "Don't 1 push!" "Standing room only!" "Get tickets for the next show"?all this is quite a tax on the ticket "sales- 1 man's" voice. Why not get a phonograph. Wouldn't even be necessary i to change the record. ?Julian Eltinge is about through f with his seconil Paramount production under Donald Crisps direction. Marian Fairfax Is working on his third seen ario which Win. C. De Mllle will probably direct. ?Vivian Martin has a chance to t wear some pretty modern gowns in her new Paramount picture being Aimed under direction of Robert Thornby. She welcomes the change 04JL ?~? ~ MONONGAlP ij ?? 'I Fire Scare. All the children ot the Tlioburn public school were marched out of the rhool building yesterday when it was feared that some of the woodwork iu the basement near the boilers was on lire. There was 110 excitement whatever and in a few seconds after the Harm was given all the children werej( r.ut of the building. The authorities j were well pleased with the excellent way in which the children marched [mm the building. Monongan Boys. Two young men from this town willleave tomorrow tor Camp Lee to rep lesent Monongah in the new National | it my. They are Junior Orr and Wall: icr Pyles, both exceptionally well viiown here. Pyles and Orr are both 111lie employment of the Consolidation .'cal company, Orr having worked in , he olficc at Hutchinson. J Personals. Mr. and Mrs. Walter Pyles were In 1 [ 'hiimout yesterday afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Howard W. Showaiter. J Fairmont, motorad to Monongah yes- ' erdav afternoon. Miss Dorothy Knapp. of Fairmont. *as in town yesterday evening calling s >n friends and attending to shopping 1 J( Mil s Maud Yoak, a school tea-her o; 1 ftivesville, was in Monongah during I he week visiting her sister, Miss r J race Yoak. p Mrs. I'erry Thompson, of Fairmont, j was among the out of town business wallers in Monongah yesterday. p I.co Salvati was in Fairmont yester- r. iay evening attending the annual p spring reception at the Normal school. U llerschel Smith was among the local it social callers in Fairmont yesterday h tning. \ !.. AY. Shaver, o" t'leveiai ;. t'iv.o. t was in Monongah this morning as a c business transactor. 1 M. Silverman was In Fairmont yesterday evening calling on friends. 7 Mrs. R. Pollitt, of Fairmont, was in Monongah yesterday calling on friends c and attending to shopping. f Miss Davinna Watkins was in Fair- t mont this morning attending to shop- <= ping. t At THE NEL AN EYE FO True Boardman in the original S rough life, played by character! that PLOUGHING ' Pokes and Jabbs are the fancy artli make things go rather lively. TRAINING FOR OUR K K reel that has more genuine inf training his soldiers tor their fight book will give. TOMORROW: IU MYCEFT r I Mn t iR WEST yiBGlWAK?FA] THE REAL TRUTH MURDER After a treroenodus effort made to lave her life, Edith Cavell stood j dindfolded before the heart-seeking j Jerman sharpshooters. Even the German chaplain was j I breed to admit that. He had Just !' vatched the brave little English ? turse topple over lifeless?murdered ?her heart torn apart by the bullets >f a German firing squad in the miliary prison of St. Gilles. n "I must hare no hatred or bittertess toward anyone." That is Edith Caveli herself talkngl Those were her last words, the poken to an English clergyman just ' by tefore she was led from her cell to'cnl lie. .the The last days of Edith Cavell's life! the ?and her last hour?are graphically j upr tortrayed by the American who led | hose working dny and night to save pga he English nurse. Mis Hugh Gibson, an American lega- Tin tion secretary in Brussels, now re vealR to the world this blackest | ; page in the book of German out- of I ragev. Writing in the forthcom- nLti ing October World's Work,. Gibson to i shows with damning simplicity the cynical and cowardly stealth with Gal which the Germans kept him in ! mi: ignorance of the progress of the 'Get case, and how they lied to every |pij< person interested in Miss CavelPs Mr. defense, even including the Ameri- ; l.ev ran and Spanish ministers, to the 'jud very minute of ber death The :od. following extracts from his report ; are reproduced here by special per- Ithe mission of World's Work to The lhav West. Virginian. ,fivn ? sen "On August 5. 1915. Miss Edith leg; \ivcll, an Englishwoman, directress j fire >f a large nursing home at Brussels, j rha vas quietly arrested by the German | par icthorities." writes Gibson, begin- j ting his terrible indietmcnt or Missivon "avcli's murderers. "She was confin-iat I in the prison of St. Gilles on the pea harge that she had aided stragglers i rom the allied armies to escape the irross the frontier from Belgium to not folland. jus iernian High Officials Keftisrd to I,of ter S. Hepresentntives See ed. Miss Cavell. , "It was some time before news of w)i ilisti Cavell's arrest was received by Cat he American legation. Minister nig Vhltlock addressed a note to the Get- be rtan authorities requesting authoriz- i " tion for Maitre Gaston de I.oval. !e-jcke :al counsel for the legation, to con-i got ult with Miss Cavell. and. If desir-jthe hie. entrust some one with her de-jhaf rnse. tail "No reply was received, and on ' ept. 10 the legation addressed a note brh o Baron von der Lanchcn. chief of ami he political department. Am "On Sept. 12 a reply from the ba- app on refused permission for any mem- ed er of the legation or counsel to see noj tiss Cavell. " "It n*no ninnif#??tlv lmnn?sihln tn no repare any defehse save In the pres- offi nee of t.he eourt and during the pro- oou ress of the trial. Maitre dc Leval t'm as asked to remain away from the bee rial. It was pointed out to him that to 1 is presenre would only serve to harm Gei Ilss Cavell rather than help her; that he Judges would resent the presence ' if a representative of the American eat pgation. "The trial began on Thursday, Oct. , and ended the following day. ? "Miss Cavell's conduct before the ; ourt was marked by the greatest j rankness and courage. She stated i hat she had assisted these men to j scape Into Holland because she I hought that if she had not done so | SON Today R AN EYE Ungaree series. A good story of give It the last tinge of realism. rHE CLOUDS its In this comedy sketch, and they HAKI CLAD HEROES ormatlon about how Uncle Sam is with the Germane than a whole rt" a big feature production and VU. SWBVU SOUE , C*V> Ui\TU . ji t^e <. j? hot? - - MOOT, WEWBUUTl r ABOUT EDITH IS TOW THE H ^ : tOTTH^V ;.avELJ-. jfr, , / Jm y would have been seized and shot \ the Germans; that she felt she had y done her duty in helping to save ir lives. The public prosecutor asked that court pass the sentence of death m Miss Cavoll. 'After the trial Maftre de Leval in was refused permission to see is Cavell." ? Struggle Americans Made to Save Condemned Knglisli Woman. Cow begins the writer's narrative :lie condemned woman's last hours ! of the struggle Americans made ?ave her life; 'Mons. de Leval. asked that Mr. i tan. the Knglish chaplain, be per ted to visit her. Conrad (of the | man Political Department) re-j m! that It had been decided that Gahan could not see her: that De j *al could not see her until the I rrment was pronounced and sign-' lie stated (Oct. 11 ? that even it judgment had been given it would j c no effect, until it had been con-; * ned bv the governor, who was ab-jf< t. We asked Conrad to inform the' l ation immediately upon the con- j h nation of the sentence in order jc: t steps might he taken to secure a j fj don. Conrad promised. ' w 'Dos te the promise we were ner- j v. is and apprehensive and remained }c the legation all day. making re- .j ted Inquiry. 'At 6:20 p. m. we once more had most definite assurances that.1* hing had happened. (This was H t one hour and twenty minutes af- j t< the sentence had been pronounc- f > I 'At 8:30 I had just gone lioinejSJ en I ) TwnnpfpH flint \T(oe I S( ell was to hp shot during the a ht. We set off to see what eould ! done. jl< We found that Baron von der I.an- j" n and all members of his stafT had I to to spend the evenlne at one of (V little disreputable theaters thati" 1 sprung up there for the enter-; il iraent of the Germans. i ti 'Laneken came in about 10:30. I pfly explained to him the situation j n I presented the note from the j tl lerican minister transmitting the j leal for clemency. Laneken show- pi no feeling aside Trom cvnleal an-|tl ance. | o' 'Finally Laneken agreed to Inquire j h to the facts, telephoned from his i ce to tin presiding judge of the it irt-mnrtlal, and returned in a short w ip to say that sentence had indeed t< n passed, and that Miss Cavell was T be shot during the night, rmans Sneer at Pleas for Merry in the Vamp of Hiimnnity. o 'We then presented with all the! nestnc s at our commbnd the plea j S f-IIPPOl A A Place of Clean Am TOMORROW, FRIDAY, S BIG TIME V; ^ i F. L. GRAN1 NOVELTY JUGGLING J I ADELIN] IRISH MONOLOU Clin ,110 DARNED GOOE OlioWS ,N A COMEDY SINGING [)oj|w "SOME I W?"J THREE B Completing a hl?tory making week retort. PRICES?Matinee at 3 15c; Nlgl CHESTNUT AN&<U?C.L TEIX _ Y60 TWE : */*-. , . i OCTOBER 8,1 CAVELL'S ?ORLD AT LAS1 3H "BOOSTS?. nroro. # THE LAST HOURS OF EDITH t'AVELL'S LIFE Aug. it?Quietly arrested and taken to prison of St. GUles. Sept. 10?American legation, kept In ignorance of arrest, takes steps for defense. Sept. 12?Permission for counsel to see her refused. Oct. 7?Trial begins. Oct. 8?Trial ends. Oct. 9?Legation makes plea for clemency. Oct. 10?American petition to see Miss Cavell refused. Oct. 11?Miss Cavell's own pastor denied admittance to her cell. 5 p. m.?Sentence pronounced in cell. 0:20 p. m.?American legation told sentence was not yet pronounced. 8 p. nt.?Chief of German political department refuses to leave disreputable theater to receive appeal for clemency. 1030?He returns to department and sneers at pleas of American and Spanish ministers. Midnight?Military governor decline to stay execution. Oct. 12 ? Her last hour. . Her pastor hasitly summoned. Miss Cavell partakes of holy communion. Kneels in prayer. Clergyman commanded to leave. German milit ry chaplain takes his place. Soldiers lead her from cell. Firing squad awaits her. Their bullets tear through her body. German chaplain huries her in prison yard. "She died like a heroine!" rr clemency. We all pointed out to ancken tlie horror of shooting a wolan. no matter what her offense, and ndeavored to impress upon him the lightful effect that such an execution oiild have throughout the civilized orld. With a sneer, he replied that n the contrary, he was confident that re effect would be excellent. "The Spanish minister and I tried ' prevail upon Lancken to call Great [eadquarters at Charlevllle on the dephone and have the case laid berre the emperor for his decision. He rid lie could not do anything of the :irt. After further argument he greed to get Gen. von Sauberchweig, re military governor, out of bed to am whether there was any chance it clemency. "Lancken was gone half an hour, fhen he returned he reported that re military governor considered inictoin of the death penalty Imperave. "We did not stop until after mldIght, when It was only too clear that lere was no hope. "It was bitter business, leaving the lace feeling that we had failed, and rat the little woman was to be led ut before a firing squad within a few ours. "But it was worse to go back to the gatlon to the little group of English omen who were waiting in my office i learn the result of our visit." lie X'nforgetable Story of Edith ("avoirs Last Hours. And this is Miss Cavell's last hour n earth: After Secretary Gibson and the panish minister had gone preparaDROME usement for the Whole Family A TURD AY, OCT, 4, 5, 6 UJDEVILLE ? & SISTER kND BALANCING ACT "J E CARR % UE AND SONGS > AND FUNNY R NOVELTY ENTITLED UdjU 3IMPS" only IG ACTS ' : it your popular prlo* imuaamint lit at 7:45 and 9:00 15c and 2Se CHARLIE " '? t "... 91T." Mom for the murder were hurried. Hardly had tha Americans left 1 when Mr. Gahan .the English clergyman, waa summoned to the prison. Together they partook of the holy communion. She said she had nothing to regret, and that If she had It all to do orer again she would change nothing. A few moments she knelt In prayer! Then Mr. Gahan was commanded to leave. Th# f,#rm?n with a German military chaplain. Blindfolded. Edith Carell was led to the open grave. The firing squad I aimed. It fired! The first raya of the sun streaked i the clods of the rude grave In the prison yard. "She died like a heroine." com mented the German chaplain. GIRLS!BEAUTI[Y YOUR HAiit AND STOP DANDRUFF HAIR BECOMES CHARMING. WAVY,. LUSTROUS AND THICK IN FEW MOMENTS. ! ; EVERY BIT OF DANDRUFF DISAPPEARS AND HAIR STOP9 COMING OUT. i * i For 25 cents you can save your hair. In less than ten miDutes you can double Its beauty. Your hair becomes lght, wavy, fluffy, abundant and ap pears as soft, lustrous and charming as a young girl's after applying sunnIlanderine. Also try this?moisten a cloth with a little Danderlne and carc' fully draw It through your hair, taking | me small strand at a time. This will cleanse the hair of dust, dirt or excessive oil, and in just a few moments you have doubled the beauty of your bair. A delightful surprise awails those whose hair has been neglected or . scraggy, faded, dry. brittle or thin. Be1 -tides beautifying the hair. Danderlne dissolves every particle of dandrufT: cleanses, purifies and invigorates the scalp, forever stopping itching and fallI ir.g hair, but what will please you most ' will be alter a few weeks' use. when you see new hair?fine and downy at first?yes?but really new hair grow [ ng all over the scalp. If you care for t pretty, soft hair .and lots of it, surely I get a 25-cent bottle of Knowlton's Dan- j c'.erine from any drug store or toilet counter and just try it. IjJIPPOl Lower Floor Change of Pre LAST TWO TIM] RICHARDS "THE WIZARD" I CARLOAD OF SPECIAL SCEN- | ERY, TAPESTRIES AND AMAZING EFFECTS. 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