^aasfa^ m this S
f. In Serges, plaids and 1
& ;-. /" v.-. ,
the Season. JSui ts tnat;
They will all go for tir
Look at D1SPLA
2 Doors Below Postoff*
JUST THE SAME IN SPITE OF THE
- ACTION OF THE WESTERN
UNION TELEGRAPH COMPANY.
2SEW YORK. May IS.?A sweeping
order was issuer! to-day by the "Wesi
tern Union Telegraph Company,
which will cut off racing reports to
all its clients throughout the country,
ir-; President Clow'ry. anil general man- ,
i ager of the company, sent the follower.
ing notice to general superintendents 1
of the company:
y''? "It has been decided to discontinue J
forthwith the collection and distribui
- lion by this company of horse race
"5 receipts. You will please act accordingly.
hi, In spite of the action of the \V. i". |
,'. T. Company, in cutting off its ra- i
si; cing reports to all the subscribers in j
-i - . this city, the poolrooms are running .
j . just the same. There has been noth- i
mg to snow mat one pooirouma were
more than temporarily embarrassed
by the sudden cutting off of their seri.t.
vice. A11 news of the races, after a_
> brief delay came to the pool rooms
?? '; 1 from Jersey City, where it was re,
ceived from the race tracks. This
y. - operation will be carried out to-day.
District Attorney Jerome announces
I I that he proposes to bring action
X-;" against the Western Union on the
ground that it has aided and abetted
the commission of a crime. The District
Attorney won't deny the report
V that the directors of the Western
Union have been subpoanaed before '
the grand jury. The Western Union 1
; tabes the stand that as common car- !
riers it will accept any and all mes/
sages at the Race Track signed by die
? '. sender, and will deliver the same to
j the address designated. The com- '
iy pany will not act as a collecting and '
sending agency in the future. 1
k '' r Two hours after the closing, order '
y.. had been sent out by the Western
S|si| - Union to-day, the police raided the
s&i; 1 principal racing news distributing
station of Mahoney Brothers big :
.. . racing syndicate, arresting eleven tel- :
^^tflSiS5'-eerat>h operators and seizing many '
|||||p?telegraph and telephone instruments. '
. Wten the police broke into the place
s telephone operator was dictating the
Jaw t race at Morris Park to several J
- telegraph operators who were ticking '<
away at their instruments. All of <
MBtt tb'em/whre taken into custody. This J
,j - ;s the first time in the history of the J
ntry that distributing exchanges t
IG SHOE SA
IS MONDAY MORNING
urcbased from a well known Shoe M;
DIES SHOES AND OXFO
ir value and propose to give our custc
if this purchase by making a
IDAY MORNING UNTIL SATUF
. ide them in 3 lots according to value :
d $3.00 Shoes will be sold at 4
<?9 9^ vx/ill V\e> 5^r>lr? ?A -
d $1.75 Shoes will be sold at >f
Salesman's Samples wil
SPECIAL SALE !
For the next Lenjdays, ?
eve put: on sale a lot of
>ne hundred and fifty h
;he latest novelties of c
ire worth j.'
J and SI3.50
lis Sale at
."V IN W/IMDOW. ^
ze, Fairmont, W. Va. a
A Hot Ball Game. j
One of the hottest base-ball games
of the season, was the one which took v
place at Westchester yesterday after- s
noon between the teams of Westches- v
ter and New England. The playing (i
of everyone was excellent, there being j.
only eight errors in the whole game.
The bad condition of the ground was a
the cause of so many runs being t
made. The playing of Francis Wells, s
Will Ridgley and fcecil Davis, three
Fairmont boys, was the feature of the j
game. It might be said that their a
playing was the whole game for West- c
Following is the line-up and score j.
by innings: <j
New England?J. Connor, C: E. Connor,
P: Durrett S S: Valson, 1 B; Kenney,
2 B; Fobery, :: B; Giral, L F;
Ashiv n p- Marrifield. R F: Hendrix, T_
Westchester?Davis, C; Ridgeley, t.
P; Lamb. S S; Wells. IB; Harr, 2 B; ,
Board, 3 B: C. Board. C F; Gatton. R j
:F \V. Brown, L F: E. Brown, bacli- ,
Score by innings: a
N. E. 0 0 2 0^1 ] 0 3 1?S.
W. 27000200 1?12. ANOTHER
GIVEN HIS FREEDOM.
WHEEI.1XG, May is.?Sister Alma's
eyesight continues to improve
as well as the other injuries she sus- (
lained from the effects of the vitrol
thrown on her by an unknown man.
Her condition shows a pleasing gradual
improvement. A second suspect
was .brought before her Monday who
"ailed to he the righr man. He was arrested
by Officer Mullarkey and answered
Funeral of Miss Grove.
The funeral of Edna Belle Grove
ool; place at Monongah this after- ;
loon. A large number of friends were
jresent. Interment was maue t n mu
Not In Town.
A warrant was not isued for the
agent who kept the woman's money
yesterday, but Constable Jones looked
ill over town for him last night. He
uould not be found.
The Grosserku rsugist was due to
irrive at New York /to-day at three >
/clock. Among those on board are 1
3. F. Ramage, W. jo. Shafer and U. 1
A. Clayton, of this/ city, who are re- I
urning from the Sunday school con- A
ention at Jerusalem.
may 9. /rfr
aker about 500 S J J I
imcrs the AID- \
k La IEa Jfop
tDAX NIGHT --0|i
is follows : , ij 1
- Si.98. | J
- $1.43. \jm\
- SS.24-. ^
1 be included fear-ilL
A BIG GRIST
AS GROUND OUT AT THE POLICE
COURT rvi ILL THIS
LILLY GOT OFF EASY.
Herbert Davis was the first victim
lis morning in Police Court. The
barge was drunk and asleep on the
Li. M. Barker and Frank Morgan
ad their troubles aired next. They
ad an argument in a local saloon,
nd the bartender,, put them out on
2Q street, where they fought it out;
t least Morgan did, if Barker's face
ould be taken as evidence, although
he latter seemed to be mostly at
lult. $10.00 apiece.
Patty Robinson, who was just
wept into that jail by a young
Marster" some weeks ago for being
sleep, was up this morning on a more
erious charge. The evidence showed
hat Robinson went to the residence
f William Lewis, (colored) on Washigton
street yesterday about one
-triod to train admittance
the house forcibly. Mrs. Lewis
/as in the house by herself, and she
roke away from the drunken man
nd ran to the suspension bridge,
/here her husband is working for
.'ontractor Conaway on die new pier,
tobinson followed her on a dead run
host of the distance, and when the
/oman reached the center of the
tructure she yelled for her husband,
/ho was working below. He immeliately
came up on the bridge and
mocked the man down and held him
intil Sheriff Jolliff, who was nearby,
irrested both men and sent them to
he lockup. His Honor fined Robinon
?13.00 and dismissed Lewis.
The young man who was the recipent
of Councilman Lilly's blow was
.t Police Court on time, but the sage
if Washington street failed to mateialize.
A slip was made out for him.
lowever, charging assault and battery.
Little Child Nearing Death's Door.
Mrs. George Xestor, formerly of the
'irst ward, hut now living at Tyrconiell.
Taylor county, is at the home of
ler brother, ,T. C. Patterson, whose
ittle child, Harold, is not expected to
ive through the day. Messages have
leen sent to the relatives to come at
mce it' they want to see the child
2d Door ,
Above P. O.
The correct corsets
. .. ' ~FII
. sirable SI
5k. new goc
nU turer inur
been on Sa
;l=?f l r
pjT t v Our SP
[' is now con
j ever be for
i /W5S5^=j:?=j Ladies anc
are daily i
|; THE OfXIi
\x- Approved by Post mas
Ly. People living on Rural Routes
| letter boxes- Persons who neglec
!* be regarded as not desiring Rural
j-*- after receiving their mail at Gene?
j This advertisement, if present)
* accepted for 10 cents payment on
l.y. . GLOBE RUBBER STAMP WOR
AT EVERSON TOOK PLACE LAST
NIGHT-?OFFICERS ARE ON
THE HUNT OF THE PARTICIPANTS.
As the result of a drunken brawl
at Everson last night about 7:30
o'clock, two men were shot more or
Three Americans had an eight-gallon
keg of beer at "Brother" (M. C.)
Davis* house, and while the beer was
being disposed of, four Italians came
along, and were invited.to neip. wnen
the keg was emptied, some one proposed
taking up a collection to procure
This the white men agreed to, but
the foreigners refused. Davis and
Aaron Thorn became very much incensed
at this and Davis hit one of
the men. This started the battle. One
Italian ran out of the house and up a
bank, pulled a revolver and opened
fire. Thorn was shot through the
hand and head. The ball entered just
above the right ear, plowed along the
scalp and came out the hack of his
head. Davis was shot through the
left arm, the ball breaking the bone.
Dr. Alkire, who dressed the wounds,
says that neither of the men are dangerously
As soon as the shooting was done,
the Italians ran in the direction of
Monongah. One of the four was captured
immediately after the light, but
it was proven he did not shoot. The
others have not been captured yet
but officers all along the river are
looking for them. They will unundoubtedly
:t Xalk Jb>
which FITS the figure pi
ding "that thei-e is the set
on Ton Corsets embody
looked for in a
Front ' Straight Front
ip, 103 11 or 12 inch >^nsj
, Hose Clasp Lace trim- \\
Lace med Abdominal
band for reduc- //
to graceful lines ff
and taking the H^STYLt
strain away from 9 -5487, ^
nnT-tc vpnniri ntr -7\ ./nR^
3URES. , A - ]\oYAy^'
QIBER this is not a lot of
op-worn trash.. They a
)DS right from the' ma
ibroken cases and. have U"
,le in any Store and all
ing goods. Tbis is a ra
to get a good pair Shoes 1
RING- line of WALK. OVER
iplete and. a larger "Stocl:
e on all popular widths fo
1 Gents. Tlie Sales on tlii
: RURAL FREE DELIVERY M
iter General. Manufactured by Govern
to secure service must have approve.:!
: or refuse to com ply with this orcler will
Free Delivery, and will be cut off, there
al Delivery window of nearest postoffice.
>d at our office before May 31st. will be
any one of our mail boxes.
<S. 322 Main street, Fairmont, W. Va.
A Visitor From Morgantown. ^
William A. Shriver, from Morgan- \
town, is in the city. Mr. Shriver was .
a member of Co. E, West Virginia In- \
fantry during the "civil war. and late
a member of Co. t\ Cth Cavalry.
He was married to Miss Ida Wolf
in the grand stand at Wheeling fifteen
years ago, during a Grand Army =
reunion, at which President Hayes F
was present, and witnessed the cere- pi
mony. Mr. Shriver is the guest of his ?
-Hvo f V, ~ ,.1 ^ Gonbl /-v^ Fll P
UaUgULCI, -UIO. Ultaiics WU..1V., .... _
First ward. r<
Professor Miller Here.
Professor T. C. Miller came in from
Charleston last night and will return a
to-day. Mrs. Miller and daughter, Miss w
Pauline, left for Atlantic City this ?
Attorney A. L. Lehman, wife and tl
little son. left this morning for his ?
parental home at Lasliley, Fulton
county. Pa., for a visit of about a
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Snoderly left s
last niglit .for Baltimore, where they y
will make their future home. V
AV. L. Jenkins, of Piedmont, is at the y
Tavern to-day. si
Mr. and Airs. Joseph Rosier have
returned from Salem, where they were
attending the funeral of Mrs. Hosier's jj
brother. Prof. Clyde flandolph. _
George Davidson. A. L. Boyers, F.
11. Kunst. C. E. McCoy, Russell L. X
Morris and C. F. Dyer, of Morgantown, h
J stopped in the city on their way home si
from the funeral of Clyde Randolph,
at Salem. si
* Corset F
-operly is of course "to be ]
vice in them. The Roya
these parts and all others 1
^ mus^. nAvcat nn- I St.min-1
rabies Stout La- Princes
dies to adopt the Supporte
prevailing- clasp, La
with comfort SLENDE
and healthful cf- INTER!
feet. - EIG1
^ FIT COMFORT is some
p I I tbese corsets exG
? JS. J| Royal Worcester and
pleasing to wear or pe
EVER A ,\asolid,
m I AmE
-X -X -x-p-i-X-X-X-X-X-X-X-X*--*AIL
ment Contractors. *
Do You Know What We Want?
Several Short "Ads." at
One Cent Per Word.
OR RENT?Furnished rooms. Apy
325 Walnut avenue.
OR RENT?A. few choice office
rams in the new Peoples Bank buildig.
Apply at the Peoples Bank.
Choice building lots on Virginia
renue and Sixth street. Apply Ed
in Robinson, Gas Office.
OR RENT?One nice front room on
iclcson street, either furnished or unirnished.
Address "J. E. L.'' care of
Grocery For Sale.
Good location and a bargain. Must
s sold at once. Call on M. J. Rants.
OST?Between Sixth street and the
outh Side bridge a ten dollar bill,
inder will please leave it at the West
OST?One black pocket-book in
artley's Teager's or Mansbach's
lore. Finder return to this office
ad get reward of five dollar^.
Two white or colored girls at the
ew Central Hotel, 326 Monroe street.
Seventeen Villages Destroyed.
CONSTAXTKOPLE, May IS.?The
oli of Bitliss reports that 17 villages
ave been destroyed by Armenian inlrgents
in the district of Sarsoun.
More than six hundred families, he
tys, have taken refuge in Bitliss.
preferred above all
* " '.V rVjj
it Front .
(thing in corset wearing and
el tor EASE land 60MF0RT.
Bon Ton Corsets the best, none so
irmit such freedom of .bodily action.
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