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MIMICN ASSOCIATION K. IITIEI Till SKI TO IE WHITTICO & HILL pia f»>rurn n M T. WHITTICO. Alitor. T. EDWARD HILL, Btumew Mfr. Articles of Uiurv than ten iiun will l** charged 10 itoli j*r luMf. Published every Friday in the interest of the Ne*r Race---His Civil u»d Po litical Ri|cbt subscription hates. On* year in kIvumv. fl.60 Six months in advance "*> Three mouths in advance. -t~> One month in advance Suifrle copy • ADVERTISING RATES FURNISHED BY REQUEST. Special r*U» to churches, schools and tellagn. Subscriber* chanpnfr their Poet Office add re* must notify the puhii»hen» or elwe hia subscription wilt I* . ..lie. u^l just the sain* *» if he hail not. Entered m Second (/Inn Matter Marrh Ti, at tl*e h«t Mftic.* at Key at- mm W. Va.. un«ier act of Congress, March", MM, FRIDAY IULY IS, IVI.! BLUEFIELD POLICE. Id another column of this is sue we publish a report ul an el fort on the part of three police men of B'uetield to enter th< home of a helpless, uuprotwted colored woman and being foiie<* in their dastardly attempt tbe>. or one of them shot into th room through the window. TV thugs and thieves who con*! its'* the police force t>f Bluttield. from chief douu have imposed upon colored people «.f that c»t> About long enough. They entei their homes, places of amuse ment. insult some of their best women, heat men, women ant* children and gene i ally carr> things with a high hand. The* sneak up the alleys, enter th servant's quarters whereto the? can, eat, get druuk and d< worse If in their efforts t make new conquests they are balked by a fearless woman a* tbey were last week, then the* seek re enforcement*, drag tb» helpless woman to prison, heat upon her all manner of abu*e an<i humiliation and attempt to rap« her while she is defenceless and ia jail. It may he axked, awh\ not seek redress in the courts? It is useless. The party irnpo* ed upon is always alone and th« cowardly thuga go in two and threes. They will noi only sweat to the blackest of Ik s but will hire and intimidate stool pigeon* to swear to lies for them Such is only s very sn ail lecordofon* Ot the latest crimes of UluetieldV protected gang of tbsgs who go by the title of policemen. There are maiv crimes chaiged up a gainsi them more revolting and at the proper time we s*iall mak* tbem known. People will not always endure such treatment, patience will Cttttr to be s virtue, protest* which avail nothing will cease, colored men will protect theii women and women will defend themselves Prowling dogs who prey upon defenceless women will be shot to desth though the* arsdressed in the uniform of Doltcemeu and wear the badge ol the city of Bluetteld. 6000 ITi JUL J ark Johnson is in Paria and aDDonniM that he will new again return to "the land of th» free and the home of the brave ' 1% ia better so. Jack fought himself from obscurity to fam»; from poverty to wealth fie reach •d the highest run* upon the pu gllistic ladder but tbe height ai tainari made him dizzy and by ittosioff bis inordinate pasaton coatrol be fall. Tbs very fact that Jack John eraahed Jim Jeffrtea, tb» idol of the white ran*. , of the white peopte id kmc to ses blm Be did not have to kaap ia the white ilavt cms« Johnson's con 1 ft reflection -nan the whit* ma • "are WW II' 1 »• tir* IMI.U'ltw 1 I III-* l»« \ v r • » '••• i^oaaifUi and I «iv ir.u» the best wh»»e •-•ciad. and politically and uo Csbinet Ministers attempted to shield them from lawful prosecution for (iffencea so revolting as to make every man with the least regard for the sac redness of tile home and virtue of young women 6urn with ludiguati m. Tti>; L*. S. District Atty admitted that Johnson was persecuted and the ' facts justify the admission John son was champion and could noi be whipped so his enemies de cided to send him to the pen Johnson was immoral and d** serv»d punishment He was se verely punished. He is uow gon»* We hope he will slay, ^e hope the Government will timl itseir unable to bring hiui t>ack. Tie white press has harped upon tie ease until we are sick Thev have made compariaons between Johnson and Negroes who are a credit not only to the race but to the country, which were odious. We are sick of the whole me**< ami we bid Jack a lasl farewell ANOTHER COAL COMPANY AOOPIS TWO WEEKS PAT DAT. The letter from Hon George Wolfe, Trtas and G*n. Mgr. ol the Superior I'ocah >ntas Coal Co., published in this i«sue ofth*' Times, speak* for itself. Thisi* but the b* icinmng of a system which will be eaUtbl'shed in the near future by eveiy company in the Flat Top cost field and will !>•' rec* iv» d wilh joy by miners and independent mercloiil.H. The oper«i«>rs ol this ti> id are fan and reasonable and sink*** are not nHen»arj for the iuen to gel whatih«y are fi.iiiM i«» Th< spirit of fairness shown by tin oi»eraiors 111 this ti»'l*l is re*i>on sibie for the c«<bleotmei,t of th« miners. Hoth mm i and opera tor are to be couk* alulaied upm. the reasonableness eihioited «n.e towaid another. BRAVE COLORED WOMAN Defends Her Hoaor and Home • - Shoots at Cops. ll has been known to a few people throughout this taction lhat Blu^tieid has the woi he |(an^ of cut throat*. thieves, rapist" bribe takers, tnurd* r**rH and all roui.d iniundri-lrt for p>di<*ein«*n uf any rity in We*i Virginia, bui nu onf UiuukIiI that they coultl gel to the very depths of infamy anil brutiahnes* to which they decendtd Wednesday night, luly 9th. Mrs. Annette Hoyil, a respect able colored woman who is rm ployed as house keeper at th» t»reenbri* r Club im T*z »weil St.. and who recently ha» l«cn living in the house* in the r»*ar of the club wan annoyed at a very late hour on the night of the 4th ol July by a knocking on the rear of U*e bouse. She called out to I be diaturber to know what w * wanted Tbe reply came that it wu a " white man who wished to see ber and bad money for her." Sbe ordered him away and Void tbe prowler that if be did not go at once sbe would shoot to kill In tbe meantime ahe pat on a bath robe and slippers, took ber piatol and went oat to investigst* and to her aurpriae ahe aaw aneaking oat of the alley a po I ice man. She wan not annoyed again until Wednesday night, wben she was awakened by a noise st the window which wa« wide open except for arreenn When she awoke ahe aaw the raya of a fla*h light being darted ab*>ut the room. She asked what was wanted and was told that "we are officers and want to oomein." They were ordered away and told that if they wen looking for anything in the room to read their warrant and search, bat until they produced a war rant they would enter at the riak of tbetr lives Tbe? coaxed and firaily threatened but the brave little woman would not admit then The room is only about 8 by 12 j feet and has two window* and a door all on one side and all in eluding tbe door were open ex cept for screens. Tbe burly brutes could see that there was ally a helpless woman ia tbe room and tbey becaaie more per U-r \1 • *. |i.M U Kt.i I er w. ap*-r. i» i. ii y 4 H'rrio^r <*h ft""*** •■•iv t«o i'miU hn» it *»« «|.e »• (i*<< -»rd «'•«• <*a« H-i^rn in«d to u«w tk 10 c*»fen-«-» of le-r honor and home. She snapped the pistol hut it refused to tire Tt* cowardly midnight. would he rapists and assassins cried "Su>p snapping that pistol" and ran into a pa*<*age way between . the servant s house in ttu* rear of Mr. C O Wrigot's and the house occupied by Mrs. Boyd From that point one of the cow ardly curs shot through the win dow, the bullet glaneing a mov able screen, going through tn» door which wai open and imbed dinic itself iq a cheat in the corn er of the r<»»m and is there v>da* for the inspection of any wh««ar» interested. Tn».' tire w*s return ed by the lirave w^nun on the side and the worse thaa sue* egg dogs on the outside ran t cover. Mrs. Boyd partially dressen and went to the cluh, awakened the members, told th *uj of the oc<-uranee and was advised to r* turn to the room and they would pr >tect her, which »he did Ins f»*w minutes the bestial inisrep i res* ntativi N of the law returned reinforced by another cur, more brutish than they and the bull\ <»f the forte, John Harman b> name. They proceeded to read h fake warrant through the screen and was admitted by the lone wo man. She told them that she would accompany theiu hut the> must gel oil I while «he divswd They refused tngooutand st*ie«t that ah*> would dres-* w ih »hen> in the room or they would take I her »s sh^ T»»e n« ryy col ored woman d» ti»-d thom and •.eated her*e|f on t lie lied untM they decided to vacate One or t Ao ua. mIwrs of Uh* club cam* down and I tea i d all manner o' tt>»u»e Mud profanity u«M>d by tie three coyotes of the "law," Har uitu, Carter ai.d Lilly. Ttie\ carried her to prison and sIm alleges that two of the burly (•rut* s attempted to assault bet there and when they found tha i ••he w.ts iu.»re than their match tlai ui«n threatened to tnke hei oat an*, "stamp her to d» ath She did uot w»-aaer. Thursday *. m at 8:30Ihe(-&»« w»s rtll«d tiefore Uih I'ulii'i .JudK*'« who staled that "I au< Kointt to Princeton, I havn'i Uuae to bother with Ihia." H» asked: ' Did you shoot in th« r.tj?" She replied, "yen." "Two doll>tra and fifty c ents tine "Did you use profane Ji'intru at?e?*' She replied, "perhapa I did curv Um'Ui out. " "Two do) lars and hfiv cents tin**," and out th» J udifH went. TIm" iiic'in^rii of thorloh in an«i paid lb** Im * Mr*. H >yi* *• nt Iii um , «nd iti;n • v»*nifiK th 00 wax r« iurn> d lo the rlut with aitolofri*** hv an . rtu-er. A I »-pr 11 la live of lh»' Mc- ' Dowelt Tim*** <a:efully invcsti gated this case and numerous ether cases in whieh the dogs, called police of Hlueticld hav. growled around and we are ainp h prepared to stand back of eve ry cha-ge made. We only re gret that the nrave, nervy he rone did not have a (food pis U.I or a Winchester rifle, for th« Se vro woman must protect herself, and a few like Annette Boyd would atop white reprohatea from classing all colored women as tw ins alike. Such wtlic hardship* of a col ored viimtn who try* t> earn ai> honent living; «*och in the treat ment whe munt endure anb>*» «he yield* to thp h«»a*lly pianto* of nu<-h brute* m Harmon, Car trr wid Lt My, who are a* com mon a* any cur thai ever pot * hot egg in hia mouth in order t<• prevent Inm from again nuckiny «*gg* Tbe city official* who re tain *uch ignorant,hrutinh d»>gen prater on the police force ha«» no renpect for womanhood or re gard for the fr««od name of their city. It in reported that Mr*. Botd will institute aauit to receder damage*, In that cane, «vrry Negro man with any regard for mother. m*ter or daughter will come to h* r a«*iet*n<e K»ery white man who believes in toe honor of womanhood and fair treatment for all women will give aid and encouragement, Negro men, be real men' de maod that these brutes be pun mbed; do not hem tale or aleep. Han the world over have given their livee freely (or \mm than Pocahoptas News Mr« M ilh»» J hn< m and chil dr*n ch'i h»*a hwn st»rrtirplh' »uintit<-r fi- K.h i »ve r*?tu re ed hou»»*. J. K Wood is aitenduitf lo »>uaineH* in Taz**<vi>|| and Gr» bam. % Mr. Wrirfbt, of Grahitu. **< a viaitor in our town last Wrt»k. Mrs Ida lr**j t*f PrttB hurir. m vimtiute h*»r mother Mrs. Dan Young. K»*». Ca >rd<>o. the State Mia Hilary for Southw^nt Virginia i« iu toA-u *nd *iti preach Sui. day. ANOTHERBRIBE TAKER IS CONVICTED Delegate Rath Duff Fol lows Smith to Con viction HVI>4rf SpruiifM, W Va . July l»i— liath l»urt i>«vh't«l (>xl«) <>( Itnlvry in cnonn-ti «• with tlw Isl-* 1'iiiu-d StstMi Sfiimt'Hrial a-ain|>Mi*fi in \Vr»t Vntrinta. l>nlf is tlw tn'oixl iim-ui Irr <H lh«* Liri^sturi' t<» !•* M-tni l*-rv hIhtv Um- InsU w»-r»- iwrtnl from Kanawha «-«mnty lij i rliNiiw «>t vmn**. DELEGATE RATH DUFF !Mil]fBfD3?c FIEND Situr>Uj ni^ht ila.ut hi oYlm-k K. M Well* amJ * fra-ml »i re walking up Main Sirari mii*I w-i'hl«hily jm4loi Mat Kotnr »ix1 John Divw. |i«mi< atU*uipU*<l to make trouble l.ni K >vr»-r Mim-iI to Ukc part. f<illo»nl W rlls to tlir MhIkij jukI ran into him. A M uttk ami l*a\t* m a I lev'" 1 to haM* -»hot W rlU in tin' After Um* ali><ot«ui( l>4VM ra» to ttt* ll>t»l »nil wax lnuihl 111 a room in Um • lark h) i l*ii* iw ami t'hi«i id IV lnv Moor**. • MtMri- Ifciwna na-lr iIm- arir>l ami |.»l»r%-.l him mi tlie • ity hakup altii a pr* - liujinar) liearinx. If »«!• ■••nt to Welch t>i await tlir iw'Uou oi ihf (iravl Jui) ami lie «ImJ ih4 haw tony to wait Iweaiiar Uie tiraml Jnry davmril Moinlay i nil la** a an anions Ui» iimt iimIh ted. John I taxi*. alia-> "t'lUM*" wh» *ho( Well* m altrtfeillo Ir » dope heod ot tlir aurat t),.-. ta kim«u mm a would-tie had man ami ha* a criminal muni. ' It la alleged tiiat ao hi* ihm* Hi >nth atf" lie l«eat up a man aith a Ida kja k. I»a vm mviiUy a< ted a* • tal Polto-mao lor a few day a, Un art- |.re*entaUve oi Una paper inlrrlrml uliru Im* waa heating up a man whom Im* had urnler arreat ami in J ail ami he reported tlx fnu to the Mayor *lm n-lir»Ml |)<ta troin iliity ► r.aii Um* evhIwn* available it areui-< that l»a\ l* itclila rati'ljf iiniiniai W'rllt Up the atrtt-i. m»k* tr nihil with tin* intent <4 •lf«'liiiir linn ami did m>. Mr. WHI» ta a fireman on Uie N A W. I COURT HOUSE NEWS CIK< I IT C<M KT I'in-nit (Vmft wlfiiornnt lad awk ihrr having l»<eii in ■ aaum turnlj t«o laj* at «Iih h U rui <«4 I«*Mirt (Ir Mlu«ini di xnrrrm were irrtnlnl; ('•tiartew l». ra Clara Hnrrc», iHutirl Turner \« IIn* Turner J«aw ••anlner va J. K (>ar<liM-r . Calrnnr Bre leti v*<iaHmn Kr>irili. I» W Knrk v» I htsrr Kim k . 4'l»| W iU.n va Hr—w Wil a<m . Iili* U<irlHli »a J 4*a CurMh . Mi * itMh ('lieallum va Arthur (Valhun kV itliam Wilder «a Kllrn WMll; Vic toria 4»reen w Taylor lirrva, liattw Miilkey va i I' Mill key, l.ati Kmma ('• na<ta> va hlkan* Canailaj. W illiani Annate v* /enia Sli »iualr U H H"W lea va Malilila B"«l»n kana Itarrw va Koi*>rt llarria. llatUe Svtt va Charln lletir) >*i4l. Mer ketley va ke< ley MaK» • Mien va kn ine xtoiLau. Marrfiall Ki^rrta va Mtrab K->tert*. Klo rrt*T Kvana va Mat h\ ana I#«m Ro berta va Fli/aU-tti Holierta. I.nla (h* va J E (tan The Mkowtnf ptraona were granted a licenae to carry about ikni peraoa • pia to4 or oibar rrroirtt. at tkw term at the t ; Ounl! J* J J ll M M A O Hutt 'f-l. I. T William Haruian, J J Nunan. W I s|»r 7, .N It Ctrtvrifht. A I. 1111. M Woody, J A **tnMitfti«ii. A M >lir-«< Iaaan- Hunt, A K JHiDiop. K K ■far, W M WLitr. F J II H I n 1-as, W B Bnif. A F lai-kr, J»m« «»' Gummy. T H HurJ. F M C«k <4 <t» <*y. W W Whyte, K M iSpaiiirU-r, F A Francisco, F W tadej, J K koas. J 31 W'hitk-o, W J Besury and CJ. Jaum JsMsaodJoflM^ Much more IrtMDen was transacted hy titr Courttt liir term just rioted, »hU-h we »u»iM be ptinwd to furnish to our leader*. but liw lat a «»f •|>at r lorhids it CRIMINAL COURT Criminal Court convened on M >inl«) ot ibis week, an«i Hon. Jaiue-< KrtiKh MruUier, bruiK uiuble to bp present mi ih* bi>t day oi the term, tlx* Bar rl« lnl M. O Lit/ a» Spn ial Ju l^ to p«e»,.M m the tl«-u<r «>( the regular ju«l,(e Tbr (iraiid Jury was duly empaneled, aith l/Oh-f «». Tuiiry, of V.rthlork. as Foreman. And *»ln-n tdjournmrnt wa» had, on the mivihI day of tlx* Court, ttw iiraud Jury h as beard Uv te«tiu. »ny o two hundred and hlty-enrht «itunt<*» and Ktu'ned about one uundred and til ty indictments. The Grard Jury will likely tie di»> barge I hy the C >urt Wed nesday rttuing or Tbunalay tnorniuy. TTie Tillies Reporter is advise 1 by the officials ot the Court that th.a Hill lie an unusually busy terui and will likely cou (inue up to the first day ol W. H. HARRIS MOVES DOWN TO NORTHFORK W II. Harris, atrent lor the l'a i&' Xutuai I.He liisiiratK-e Company ha* re utovwj In.- oltuv front Bluetield to North - lork. a hu b is nearer the i-entr- of hi* o,» eratiou* and more eon vemeut lor the ma jority of hia poll* ybol<ler» Mr. Harris 1* d«»inac a hi* insurance UlaHMM 111 lite ital lields ai-d itHcra tl»e miners one <>l the l»-*t }»»h< t« s 111 etu teuce. lie is an liMler aiul lie and bis luuipsii) can Is- ielie>l uj».n to me* t then >l>HtraK i* tons. Ml llalilj ••Iti e l» IM Yt d«s>r t<> the U'St Nsltooal lisltk ul .'>«>! Ull<xk I I YOUNG MAN klLLl D BY WOMAN Tragedy ia Patrick County Caued By Oiapite Over Driak of Beer \ ■» , July 14 J>>hii .!«>y«-»* *m*d about shot and instantl) kiltrd l»y Mi*. AUrn CwilW-y. itilumi. n»*r CriU id Pat/K'k county, ymft nUy. It WJM >lb^r(i th-t Jdjif Went t<» tilt* *< ui^n'a hoinw with h i xtupanion who . ailed toi a |>int • >1 li<|IKtr. l'lie uniuan i.ai..U-.l out Um' liquor Mini Jojrt- took it it Miid mvording to ttt«* information ul< tall led l> Utr otln*T-«. said Ite Wa« dot *oiiur to pay tor it. The «>hum thAv upon • rirtt nn<l shot Joy«f drad.it m alleged Siir-rirt B<jaz trmbii tin- w oman I at. r in the allrrnoou, and an It*- wax leaving with his pri«uf r,tlx-imwhi'i )»*ar old *>u, mrtitiK a nrte in llir window, ti.ed 4 •bote at llir aitrriH, none ot wha-h took rtf«t. 11m* boy wMP attested and U lli ui<4tN*r and »>u wer»» imln^l lu jjiI at Stuart, Va. J oyer wa» mari led 1 iiwrptiw*l in (f^ixlor Ma|>pr>M <• al>le in tiie brilliancy oi Uw />»•••,(i ami uolqiir in arrvicp wm tiie ivrrpti fl (ivra by M»laur <HN»rire WimOoii *ik of <«f oar leading bt>»iom mfn <«n Friday rvrainf in honor of .'declaim-* Murj M. Ctnlwell and Annie S. AuaCin.of Hamp too, Vt The rvrepti<>a waaheld I at*- in the tilprouoo on the beautiful lawn of the Winaton bon<r <m kiffhtii Avrniif, wbilr the klaotmc rays of the arttinr Min lent Imitj anu grare u> the many «bariig of tfie m^U aMriuM^i. Only lalif* were invitnl ami they ranm in aout* of the linnt rwtiiinn an I thr lieat <^|Ui| Km in the rity No men were per nutted U> eater the anrred )*>rtal« of the (he Win«ti>n Ihjun* until alter thr rereji tioo wmm o\er After a [ilewant lnKir on I lie law n where ail the la>lie« ta I k m I at 'im* an.I indulged in an inrxrrnl (laa >1 "atw-kleaa fni*t (mm h' a »piendid re (••at « on*i-tu»tf *4 Ute all tiie 'Una ie» >4 lite iea»>n waa irrvnl at aniall mmenientiy arrange* I ai«mt tiie hmgr l lxar preaent w» re WUMMWK* %r<hM> W<«o*we T K JukiM Kmiut WatltiMrbxi T. K >u.K>» KotrtMrfl \. l>. liTWM ' 0. V. Hwv«j tnnw H. Aneiin V J. Stu»th «. H Harnrtt 1. A. Tbarat *i <«*nrgv HsiU-y Kd Johnson C. C. Turner K J. IVrkiim r. II I'.jnr i>ii m Imw TiMirr Ktrnrd Htnlj A H llnftw* Mv| M CWd««N C. CI. Harrtrtt (MUPWI Wiilrf Smith J. B. Hdrhrt H knlm Whilr T. W. U itkiiM mwv J jme Hariteil Jnarpttinr h«rn*tt Mm Kulh liTWH m VMtiitg K*rh Mr. Imi Mnitfc. who hw l«*n 41. n improving Mw I .Mirt (Hnim kravfe TkarwUy lor Hiatoa to rwt Mm Imp Trrat TV Ram* OomiBtarv i rally at the A. I. F- Oburrh ot f*andmy mm • crwt M»* HtiiH |« in Ph^ri in—ullii Vs., vtoiimf her nkflU<«f. HARRY I CAPEHART ATTOKNEY AT LAW Practices In all the courts in W Va Atr*>nt fur the sale of choir* property in Bluetield and Princ* ton. on easy terms. Office u| »tairs oppoftite the Keyalon Supply Co., K<>yfttone, ^ V*. Martinsville, Va , New.* ICev. WntkiiiH of Ki> hiii<>n<t, Va , wh« ■ UK* »*• (>a*tor of tlu- A. M. F-. Chun I lien* in Imtv v ixitititr (riemh llorii V> Mr. ami Mr* (*>». KanigU-r,! fine iriri. Kolli iin4Imy «:»l liahy arret ing well. M i-* Ohnnine >herti»-l.l <4 Roanoke W Im ic \ ixitiiiK lirr mxtf r, M r»- Bt niater. Rev. iVm.k left for Roanoke tit la j Mr. an<l Mrs. I>eni* llairwtoii, ol W Va , ant liere vi«itiu>f lit*r iu >ther, Mi> llhtunl SfifWVf. Mr* 11.»v-.i«- M<>yle ami dm/htrr, Wil tie an> \ mttiiiftc Iricii is an«l n lativn a lri!>liUir'.;. Va Mi S. *i KU»»i of i>auvili**. Va »pet. Satili<la> all't - urn Ly with hi» family t Mi«n MmrcK-Clnrk. of W Mun, N. C i h viaitinfr her |«arei t«. Mm. Mnry Alae limi t -u «u<| Iter »>i ter-m law. Mr* H ft'** II «.r-t n, wI liatve U*ii vi-«tn te fii- n«fc» a > I relative: • ill leave |.» Um ir hotue in Cliri«tiai> I►«.r_r 'IIiuikI*)'. V*»!—• k tiie liikj i my -u k at . Itollte oil Fayette M Mr Ioiht. *tin he i«vti real «*a l i» lietter. Born. to Mr. an<l Mr«. ii^irK Beal,'i irirl l^oth mother ami bai>y are doini aell. Save Your Money CO»v»iGmT A»«ct • •••♦ « ' • til *»n»e; •it* • • . i , .• it u> f> i icti oiiiwcK* t*!«»♦*. Rf|M>rlcnci i |ic r»*n »btt a well conducted iMUi'i . IT th ihf' »pr» I* *t uppor lunity for th** safe k>*epinff of jour earninirn that ar#» not iwe* *ary for personal exjwu^s This bank is of unavailable integrity and financial noundn^^*. and of fers a very attractive rate of in ter*^ t. FIRSI UIIONIl UNI OF KEYSTONE LOCALS Mr*. K<am H»r(rr Hr *n, «Ih> hw Hajint *ith her Bn4hrf at thr Har \<*r Kirw in Tt'raHl for tlw» pMl month w \Milinf h»*r an I >wlm tier* l«"(«»rt» r*4urmac iMitntf Mm S*Ha (tinier returned lx<nif no M'>n<laj after an abem«f <it <U «wk« in V». an.I at tlw W Va ('.>! .red ln«t.t<it ^ mmrr *hoo(. Mm J. P, t%i4r<« n4 Wilroe »a* >p pin* in keyafcNir Miadaf. Kumnna Manae»*r T hl«ar>l Hill mm thr tntrM nt H*<m K ll»«aH Harper at !»>•• Harper Kami in Taz-arll V a fr<.mj Kruiaf until iSitKlaf allfr «m. Mr* (i«irfp Hi .au m Kimball arrom panw-d hj her aunt, Ymtrd lri»-n<fei in thai < ity Wednmday Rer W II M.t. • *- in h*y»l«>ne| Twwtay % k»>\ K I' l atu-n t*> I to Draa and uuiirrred in th« . ity with ba| fnetMl* Wrdneai ij iiNirnin( K.l»v»r M T. W hitUro Mt the rttf Tluiradaj m<«min« lor V* York Oitf. Tlte K^lilor wiM i.iwumt the property | oi th» lawanai K^ltj L'oapaoy on Loaf lalaad and will write f4 i MRS BELLE SMITH * Th* woiB%n wbn cooks v»«d ir •'« M l feeds you -^n. LODGING ACCOMODATION the ttt h^«i ohtaio«b)«. Bjiotoac Jet., W. V*. HARRIS' SAXOPHONE ORCHESTRA Music furriaheH for Suciali and DuiCfA. Tw hMl sod greateat munical hit* and harmonies. T«*ru»a Keaaon able. Wire or write TBADDEUS K. HARRIS Attaracy aad Ci—ilf aft Law New located io the Whittico Blig. oa Upper Maia St. Practi chaf ia aH tke Cosrts at W. Va, Ya. aad 0. Kesjstcoe, V. Yi. J H staples THE LEADING TONSORIAL ARTIST *ell f^nown. w^ll liked and pal* ronized by all ih»- i>«»vs joiner, •« ruintf, «»r Haying. The pla< e '*» r«ceiw*» the tifhi n( nervire. Kv. ryihmir Anti*ep»l<*; at KiVfii *i| I'uitomei* You dud uj «i«*rii up to d< t: «t*i vkc wii.i «ii itin<U of al » r^HUQ III of I tie r* :e < D 1 head at Staples' Place 19 Norfolk A»*. ROANOKE, VIRGINIA "Hettdquai lerrt (or tbt boys ' White oak Shoe shod ELECTRICAL SHOE REPMR ING WHILEIYOU WAIT . Good work, reasonable , iH • •», *« •»! I* Kill -i' H Hi imltb' UHI We M-h ItuMwr I e *1" M • I I*1**..* Sour ^ (f ners, Shoe Lares, But t«M>- ' * • >.» H- % U) L. L JOHNSON, Mgr. July 7, 1912, 3mos. MRS. L. B- HUNT Proprietress FIRST CLASS BOARDING A LODGING ACCOMMODATION Near Colored Methodist Church Only two minuted walk from iitatior.. HORTHFORK. W. Vi Notice! mi hrrr-Kjr fivm that thm )im htfuj with thr uiximwneiJ. lor •> Uuf» fij Ihf county roart <4 McDowHI at iU mrnltr wmm in Ihr month M AnffiMt, 1V11. iM>liration r4 A J. Dtl b*. w«»<imcr North fork. W. Vt., and I. TotrtB. IWlVlKf W. V® , to tn Itellmi A T<>hin • rrrtain H (w tf< w4l at mail «|*ritu<«a lienor*, *tnr. portrr. or hfit or any Irink of lik* nature in a 1»<***• ownrrt by L. Kauf man in thr town of Kim*>all pinlcH to I. Tn»«tn by thr county coart of M<Dow *41 roanty •( iU J nor terra, 19IS (iirro iiikIh my h*n«l th» «th >lmj of Jtrty, mis. R B RKRNHKIil. f Vrk <Winty fVmrt Mrt>>w«41 County. 7-1 I U -ft. Notice! Thr Brird nf F^oalintioD ami itovit* . of MrU>«rH roanty will br hi •! thr r-Hjrt bnnv in thr town nf WHch, on Jaty 17. IS ud 19, 1912. far thr parpoa* of hrariaff my in4 all ptrwn ia rqnH •n any appln^aCineM for oorrertioa or aa *' u?*? hooka of ftfcl>ow«fl coaaty for thr mi 1911 ' •