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|||igflifc over Sunday, returned
:boine at Smithfleld yesterday.
Mary, are the guests of I
Price $3.00
e to health and happiness tha
me and look at a Bpecial sprin
rery mode3t price of ?5.00, als
has to be seen to be appreciat
i
mforts, Blankets?a
me and look over our bedding
r HOUSE FURN
BEAUTIFUL AND
IMPRESSIVE
WERE THE SERVICES OVER THE
REMAINS OF MISS MORGAN
AT FARMINGTON YESTERDAY.
Monday afternoon at the Methodist
Episcopal church In Farmington, impressive
funeral services were held
over the remains of Miss Ola Alma
Morgan, whose death occurred on Saturday
of last week. The church was
thronged with friends and relatives of
tlie popular young woman and on every
hand were heard expressions of
sincere grief at her untimely death,
and of the love and esteem with which
alia WAS ropnriled bv a host of friends
onil acquaintances. Miss Morgan was
a faithful member of the M. E. Sunday
School, being a teacher In the school,
and loving friends had draped the
Sunday school room in white in deference
to her loving service as a teacher
In the school . The remains rested
In a beautiful white couch casket
which was completely surrounded by
a profusion of beautiful floral tributes
which bore a silent and eloquent testimony
to the popularity of the deceased.
Rev, Shorden conducted the services
and In his remarks paid a high tribute
to the memory of Miss Morgan.
The entire tdwn of Farmington Is
mourning the loss of one of the most
popular and most beloved residents of
the- place. Following the services of
the church the remains were laid to
rest in the cemetery. The floral emblems
were carried, to the grave by
Miss Morgan's Sunday school pupils,
all gowned In white. They were, Edna
Reamer, Ethel Toothman, Lucy and
Mabel Toothman, Catharyn Shorebam,
Olive Wallace, Nema Dudley. Daisy
Fetty, Ada Toothman and Jessie Floyd.
The pall bearers were John Toothman,
Charley Dunham, Aries Robey, Howard
Dawson, Fred Burnqtt and Pearl
Robey.
A nun)>er of relatives from out of
town were in Farmington for the funeral
services ( among them being, Mr.
and Mrs. M. E. Aslicrnft, of Fairmont;
Mr. ami Airs. Coyle Manley, of Everson;
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Ashcraft,
of Unlontown, Pa. Undertaker R. L.
Cunningham had charge ol the funeral
arrangements.
Children's Day at Viola.
The Sunday school at Viola will
close next Sunday morning, September
29th, and an entertainment in the
form of Children's Day exercises will
be given in the evening, beginning at
eight o'clock.
All are cordially Invited.
Don't pay a profit on goods while
HI. Stalnaker & Co. of 317 MadlBon
street, are closing out their entire
stock of general merchandise at cost.
Died of Heart Trouble.
Mrs. Frank Ridgely received a message
yesterday announcing the sudden
deatb of a relative, Mr. Wallie Campbell,
which occurred on Monday morning
at his home in Bellaire, O. Heart
trouble was the cause of his sudden
death. Mr. Campbell visited at the
home of Mrs. Ridgely in the city atoout
one month ago and made many friends
while here, who will regret to learn
of his sudden demlse.
Snlifprttie to t]h? West V^rglnlMt.. i
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to $15.00 t
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* WEST VIRGINIAN8 *
* AT THE LOCAL HOTELS. *}>
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MANLEY?A. J. Lough, Austin; .7.
B. Young, Buclthannon; R. C. Dancer,
\V. C. Mawhlnney, Mannlngton; T.
J., Honaker, W. S. Clay, Beckley; J.
W. S. Miller, Junior; Hilda M. Dungan,
Salem; John A. Huser, Wheeling;
L. W. WIrgate, T. J. Slaytor,
Clarksburg; George W. Wood, Morgantown.
w*Tor>v_p Womtltnn E. E.
Hoult, Charles Chadduck, Wheeling;
S. W. Lovett, Grafton; James Holland,
Clarksburg; J. H. Goteball, Morgantown.
TAVERN?August Rockabrasd, D.
F. KIdd, N. E. Clouse, Wheeling; R.
Harmel, Salem; Floyd Teter, Belington;
M. A. Kendall, Pnrkers'burg; j
William Chambers, Hundred; B. W.
Allen, Cameron; Jr B. Hlllory, H. A.
Dolman, Webster Springs; Charles N.
FInnell, Keyser; S. G. Moore, Coalton;
S. B. Chilton; Charleston; Alex. R.
Watson, Gratfon;.Fred Bartlett.sMaunlngton;
E. II. Grant, Morgantown.
MARIETTA?Gear Nichols, Gray's
Flat; W. L. Manning, MoundsvilleWilliam
Janes, D. W. Poling, C. E.
Sayers, Phlllppi; C. W. Robinson,
Mannlngton; F. M. Rohrbough, Roanoke;
Hugh Amos, Frang Amos, Barnsvllle;
B. F. Wilson, Barrackvllle; Daniel
O'Grady, Stewartstown; A. B. Htldreth,
Enterprise; C. B. Cuppett,
Clarksburg.
A Slow Run
WILL BE MADE WHEN THE PRES1wcmt
ccitre -rr\ n A MTOW
UU11 i yvu? v vnn VII
NEXT MONDAY.
PITTSBURG. Pa.. Sept. 24.?The
plans for the McKlnley memorial dedication
in Canton next Monday are
complete. A committee of the Pennsylvania
railroad passenger officials
went over the details of the transportation
of President Roosevelt's special
train. The President will reach
Pittsburg at 7:12 a. m. and will remain
only a few minutes.
It has been the request of the President
to make a slow run to Canton.
Knights Templar Commanderlcs Nos.
1 and 58 will be the ony organizations
to leave this city In a body. Inquiries
so far regarding transportation have
not justified any special trains on the
Pennsylvania from here. Specials
from many points In Ohio will be put
on. carrying a large number of delegations.
COURT NEW8.
C. H. Carfora gave bond In the sum
of |1,500 to perform the duties ot
priest in the Soman Catholic church
In celebrating the rites of matrimony
according to the custom# of his church
and the laws of West Virginia. T. F.
Hall Is surety on the bond.
R Stalnaker and Co., 317-319 Madison
street, are closing out their entire
stock of general merchandise at
cost 3t
It takes some brains as well as
money and printers' ink to advertise.
Printing your name and address on
a barn, fence of street car Is not advertising.
.It may be general publicity
but it comes high.
FATHER OF M1S8 MARIA HARE,
OF THIS CITY DIED ON SUN....
DAY NIGHT. '
The llorgantown Post contains the
following aocount of the death of Mr. '
Robinson Hare which occurred on 1
Siinday night at hls home at Morgan- '
town. Mr. Hare Is the father of Miss
Maria Hare, of this city, who has been |
at isllp, Long Island, for the summer,
with the family of .Mr. J. E. Wilson. 1
Miss Hare was at his bedside when 1
the end came. The Post says:
Robinson Hare, one of the best
ltnoivn men In this county, died in Ills 1
72tl year, at his home near the red
bridge on the West Side about midnight
Sunday night. He had been suf- :
ferlng with rheumatism for several
years and was confined to his bed for 1
the past 15 months. During the last
two months he bad been sinking gradually
and his death was expected.
He is survived by his wife, whose
"name was Nancy Fleming before hor
marriage, and five children, Professor
A. J. Hare, of this city, and William
S. Ffare, of Long Beach, Cel.,
John R. Hare, or tms city, ami mioses
Maria ami Eva Hare, who live at the
home on the West Shle. He Is also
survived by one brother, Captain Silas
\V". Hare, of this city, by two sisters,
Mrs. Louisa Finnell, of Long
Beach, Cal? and Mrs. Mary Lelghty.
of Connellsvilie.
He was,the son of the late John
Hare and was born In Faybtte county.
Pa. While he was still a youth the
family moved to Monongalia county,
where they have resided since. For
nearly three score years he had lived
on the West Side. He was a member
of the Presbyterian church, and was a
devout Christian.- He was loved by
all who knew hint and bad a host of
friends.
Gauleyand Birch
NEW COAL AND LUMBER ROAD
IS PROJECTED FOR BRAXTON
AND NICHOLAS.
ELKINS, W. Va., Sept. 24?With an
authorized capital stock of $300,000
the Ganley and "Birch River Railroad
Company Is the latest road to secure
a charter for the construction of a
coal and timber road from the mouth
of Muddlety creek, In Nicholas county,
running by way of Hookersville to
-? - -V. Ultr nftvih
a pomi near uic muuiu vi ?..w?
river, in Braxton county, the principal
business office of the company being
at Sunimersville.
This road Is projected to develop
some of the virgin territory of Braxton
and Nicholas counties.
THE BEST SKIN'LUBRICANT. ,
Is Olive Oil and It Works Wonders
To-Day as it Did for the Beauty
Loving Greeks.
Most everything needs to he oiled.
Machinery does and so does leather as
ail know. Even our furniture and
shoes do. The natural oil in them
gradually drys out and must he replaced.
it Is the same with the skin. If our
skin Is kept well oiled It will not blister,
chap, burn, crack, or wrinkle easily.
Soap is our chief lubricant, but
there Is a better, as the ancient beauty
loving Greeks knew. It is pure olive
oil.
Just rub it in ? that's all. It's no
bother. There are no complicated directions.
Watch how quickly the
skin drinks it up! Poor skin, it was
dry and thirsty. But give the skin
pure olive oil Just as you would only
drink pure water. The best is Berl
Olive Oil and it is to be had In M pint
bottles at 35c; pints at 65c and one
| gallon at $3.50 at Crane's drug store.
A FOUNTAIN OF HEALTH
and Inexhaustible enjoyment our
soda water fountain seems to be.
We dispense more real, refreshing,
pleasure each day from It to thirsty
and Jaded palates than can be purchased
with Ave times the money
tn any other way. What so cooling
and refreshing on a hot day as
our prosphates, fruit syrups or ice
cream In cold sparling soda; water.
MAYOR SOAKED AN OFFENDER
FOURTEEN DOLLARS ON
DOUBLE CHARGE.
Two prisoners were before Msyoi
Arnett this morning .on a charge ol
lghting. Tie fight occurred last mgni
>d Madieon street
Nick Colet was tie name of one ol
the offenders. His story was sucti
that the mayor soaked him (or both
Ighting and lying. He was fined (our
teen dollars.
Carman Vincent was tie other rnqr
who was up. He was fined six dollar.1
and fifty cents.
Chief Shumaker received a messagf
from Cray's Flats last night that s
man by the name of Hickman entered
Smith and Ice's store, taking a pail
of tan Bhoes and a blue s ;it. Hlckmat
Is described as being a man of nine
teen years of age, with a scar on tfc<
chin. The police force have not ye
been able to locate the culprit
A gray horse was placed In Mc
Prnv'u itverv barn last nlaht, when
the owner may find him.
"Fairmont Farms'
(Continued from Page One.)
vice, hot tor admiration. The tron
room, once, occupied by the lather o
the present owner, has been chin get
considerably, but in the change it hai
lost little of Its former individuality
Back of this room agtd to the right b
a room known as the den. On enter
Ing this room one's first impression i;
that it is a depository for the stive:
cups and other trophies captured b;
.Mr.'Watson at the famous horse showi
where his valuable string of line hors
es have been exhibited. We saw thii
ty-three silver cups of various size
and designs. The dining room, break
fast room, library, and other aparl
ments are furnished in keeping wltl
the home.
The grandeur of the home does no
exceed the beauty of its surroundings
which are being perfected by Mr. Mac
Etwee, who is retaining all tijat^ jt
good and correcting that which is not
lUC OKI I'UltU LUU(. l^IUBCil iu tlv?
of the house has been obliterate!
and in its iilace.is an eight toot grave
walk. The trees that stood by tin
road will shade the walk and they wll
be supplemented by the planting o
rhododendron, making a beautifu
rhododendron walk.
In front of the house and to th<
north of the rhododendron walk is t.
he the flower garden, treated upon th<
plan of an English bowling greei
with a fountain at the lower end o
the garden. The garden will be en
closed by a hedge. Inside the enelos
ure and extending around the gardei
Is a Ave foot gravel walk. The (ountaii
or pool at the lower end of the gardei
will be enclosed by a balustrade, thi
columns of which will be constructei
of cement It will be plant
ed with cholclost flowers artlstlcall;
arranged. The edge of the pool is si:
feet lower than the base line of thi
house and the ground is graded of
with the eveness of a bowling alley
making the entire garden within plait
view from the front porch, and coin
lng within the vista of the city, mak
Ing in all a very pleasing effect.
There is Utile change made on thi
east side of the house. A little grad
lng hns been done and grass sowei
upon the bald spots, the planting o
uhriihs and arhuscles so as to screei
views that will not harmonize with thi
work that Is being done. As & broket
skyline is much more to be admlrei
than one that is even, so planting o
trees on broken ground- lines glvei
enchantment to the surroundings. Thii
idea is being carried out on the eas
side.
To the south ot the vista bounded bj
trees the eyes rest on two pools o
water, nature's mirrors reflecting thi
beauty ot the trees and the surround
ing hills. The pools are in a ravine
They will be stocked with flsh. Be
tween the house and the stable Is at
arcade; the pillars are constructed o
concrete. The arches are made o
wood, giving a screen effect. By thi
side of the arcade Is to be a rosi
garden.
There will be great changes In thi
ground on the west side of the home
where the stables are located.
The vegetable garden Is to the south
east of the home and Is being graded
The top soil has been removed and i
big fill Is being made from dirt taker
from a neighboring hill. This will bi
covered with the top soil that has beei
removed from the garden and fron
the foundation of the new atable, tha
la building. This is an expensive wa:
of making a place to ralae vegetables
but the lnveatment will be a paylni
one.
The home la reached through i
splend(d driveway that enters th
grounds from Ninth street, near th
head of Walnut avenoe, winding aloni
FOR 1907. .
1 Are ready for you to choose from
both fashions and fabrics. We ha
> an exclusive and handsome assortmt
I of both . Imported and domestic fi
rlcs for your selection, which we v
fit to your figure 'as only an artls
' tailor can, and will finish In the b<
3 style of the art. Now is the time
order your Fall Suit or Overcoat
j TAYLOR "
ri PARKS AVENUE
'I eft* Dir TJiri
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| Cleaning, Pressing and Repair!
111 called for and delivered. Both
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"...vine a service road leads from the
3; main driveway to the stables. The
'-jmain driveway Is of the best modern
' type'of road that is found in the east.
3. On the upper side of the road the wat".
er drains into a grass gutter and is
, carried to an underground drain,
i where it Is carried into a natural drain.
I The grounds have a perfect under
t ground drainage system which has
i, been put In by one having a great deal
-; of experience in that ltne-> f work,
b | To the left of the main driveway Is
;. ' a! fine green grass plat, that would be
t a great place to, play golf. There will
1 be some planting in this space. Only
I trees of small growth will be planted
e here, as it is desired that the northern
1 sky lino be not obscured. To the right
t of the road as one enters the grounds
1 is a clump of large native trees, which
j will continue to grow In the same way
e that they have for years. The flowers
5 growing wild under their shadows-will
? stay In their familiar haunts. The
U trees will be supplemented by the
j planting of rhododendron, azaleas,
and other native shrubs. A little ravine
is the natural boundary between
1 ; the' Irees and the grass plat.
,1 In the little ravine that separates
j; the trees from the grass Is a fine
3 spring which f.rnlshes the water for
j the home. It is pumped to the house.
There will be a small reservoir conr
structed near the spring and an engine
c house will be erected for the small
} engine that will be used to pump the
? water.
t These beautiful grounds will be eni'
closed by an ornamental fence that
. will add to the grandeur of the scene.
> The fence will be built along Ninth
j street over the $2,500 retaining wall
, that Mr. Watson constructed to hold
J a fill made at Ninth street, between
j Benonl and Walnut avenues, to the
f gate at the entrance. From the gate
l, the fence will be extended up Ninth
1 street to Fairmont avenue; thence up
j: the avenue as far as Twelfth street
11 The old log house to (he southwest
[ of the home where most of the Watson
s children were born Is being extensivej
ly repaired. In fact a new house will
t; be made of it, except the logs of which
It was constructed. These are good.
r While there will be new material put
( In the house it is the purpose to make
,' It the same sis it was In former days.
Besides the extensive improvements
that Mr. Watson is making? on his
.: home and the Bpacious stable that he
L | already has he is erecting a handsome
[ new stable. The new one is being
(| constructed of brick and concrete
, | work, it Is 212 feet long, 58 feet wide,
s' 17 feet to eaves of the roof and will
I have eight gables. Through the cen,
ter of tho barn will be a feed loft
22 feet wide. Rooms wilt be fitted up
for the stable men and they will be
. provided with the conveniences to be
found In a modern house.
The barn will contain 20 box stalls,
11x13 feet. The watering troughs will
be In the bam and it will also contain
carriage and wash roome. This stable
is being built for a breeding stable,
t Between the two stables a small
r race track will be constructed for the
i, purpose of exercising the horses.
; The construction of the stable, the
repairing of the log house,* the ereci
tion of a new brick' house. Is under
I wLh^l0^f
i Watson and supervised the construe
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ng done on inort noticee. Work I
perlntending the ornamentation o(
groundB, Is a very <
artist and has laid out some of the
finest gardens to be found anywbertt||
He lal<Ko;t Join r's private
gardens and h
of many of the wealt
fits adopted city. Mr. MacElwee was
years of age; and has
valuable heif^pto^ that 1uW&!hIM
been turned into the-leadiiu utI>P0^^B
With corerspondoiits in different parts
of Europe, Asia and ,s
has gathered togother a great collection
of flowers. :
during that time !.
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, The majority of the male students
favor the game and were getting In
trim to put a team In the held, but
the action of yesterday morning will
Stop this. '
FUNERAL. IN8TEAD OF WEDDING.
8tephen 8weeney It Burled On Day
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PITTSBURG, Pa., Sept 24.-On.tflB
day that lta<i:b{^n',aet for his weddtoB
8tephen Sweeney of Homeetcal
burled.
^"Thla^ Unw^timorrow^rm^to be

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