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"'T?Sfllnv invited ? ?Itcndi
??conti??) w ,; 3UTHBRS, W. M.
I'rofcssloiinl Cftnla;
KUNKEL & board,
Physicians and Surgeons,
_ . , , eo-i>artn<!r.?hip, "fr.T tluir protcn
??!;Ve?:;. ? people ?I Big St..?.. Gap and
Ii. C. M !>?>?KtX, Mi.
' 'bULLITT & MCDOWELL,
Attorneys at Law.
. .I .,? n.iit.'lne. BIG STOXK GAP, VA.
Hjtarmont Ho1*! iwitmnRi _
H. A. W. SKEEN,
Attorney at Law.
BaitW BIG STONE CAP- VA
EDWIN BARBOUR,
Attorney at Law,
kytn : Ming, BIG STONE GAP.VA.
Uban
BURNS & FULTON,
r>r?T??ltnsscll. Wise ?>?! ! Dickinwn.Counties,
, , . .. , ? at WythevM)
ADDISON & HARDIN,
Attorneys at Law,
,>r?? ' ??' !"-'Sl '?' '? *''
B1C STONE CAP. VA.
SHELBY & IRVINE.
Attontt'.vN *it
Itli. STONE u.u\ VA.
Of,. Ii Rai It of 1 le SI ?? Gap.
L. TURNER MAURY,
Attorney at Law,
BIG STONE CAP. VA.
fir?. A; ;??'?-1 Bank B litditig.
CLASSICAL. SCHOOL.
WM. H. BECK FORD
(IS. A. Yak-nii.)
BIG STONE <; VP, va.
DRS. RHEA & PEPPER,
Dentists,
INTERMONT HOTEL.
Will I* at HI? Stone <;.<;? i!.. tir-t Tuesday o{ >?;.??
??nth and ?mal? during ilie ????!;.
Uriti"! ulBcf, Cornet Main and Fifth Ssreets.
JOHN NADER,
Architect and Engineer,
r on.ii: BRISTOL. TENN
Central * Hotel,
A. M. COODLOE. Proprietor.
Has the best cook and keeps the
best table at Big Stone Cap.
Rooms Lie;] ted with Electricity
Clean and well arranged.
?*r in ?
iiTifwpnuf n?rw?
ERM
BIG STONE GAP, VA.
f.W1'. PARRISH, Afy;r.
Only First-class Hotel In Big: Stone
Cap. Electric Bells, Electric
Light, Steam Heat.
The Hamilton,
llltlSTOI., VA., AMI TEXX.
(.War Depot.)
W. P. HAMILTON & SON, Props
It \TES, tHJ.00 I'EK D.W.
G. E. DUTTON,
BIC STONE CAP. VA.
.M AM. DUEK?KU
Flooring. Ceiling.Weatherboarding
and Kiln-Dried Lumber,
Al so VlJttil.VM WIKE PICKET FENCE
1 >nib? v. mufaeturod tu Ordar.
WITT & HOLDEN,
PRACTICAL
Watch. Makers-and-Jewelers,
5S55ft":: si-.<?????? ah
? workmanlike manner and warranted.
Ea?t Fifth St. BIG STOVE GAP.
lilt, muni; GAP, va.
Stone Mason and Stone Cutter,
Contractor and Builder.
?'l Und? of cm . -T
Kttloutttu, , * *'ork al?en upeclal attention;
Call onij Fjf ? l?-?Uug given.
POU^D^Y.
<? Cta. tiOUlSViULC, KY.
'j< I - 1
^; IV r mtere9t t0 ten* th?r
?oriJ/iu 1 job Qffice. The
min*?hmondorLou?t?Ue.
TUR LEADING CITIES.
l*opalatlon ??r Every riaco With Over
10,000 Persona.
WAttniNOToX,Jan.7?Through the courtesy of thecen
??un bureau ihr I'okt is enabled to present a table show
inir the population of every city in the fulled States of
over ten thousand persons, an shown by the census of
isnn. New y?rk Mmol? first. Chicago second, Phila?
delphia third, Brooklyn fourth, St. i/mls. flrti,, Boston
sixth. Halilmorc seventh, San Francisco eighth, Cin?
cinnati ninth, Cleveland tenth, Buffalo eleventh. New
Orleans twelfth, Pittsburgh thirteenth, Detroit four?
teenth, Milwaukee fifteenth, Newark sixteenth, Min?
neapolis seventeenth, Jersey City eighteenth, and
Louisville nineteenth. There are three hundred and
forty-one cities given, of which five are in Kentucky.
Massachusetts ha? the largest number, thirty-seven;
Pennsylvania, thirty-two; New York, thirty-five,
Ohio, twenty-one, and Illinois, Iwcuty.
a lara ma.
ilirmiugliam.20,211 Montgomery.21,780
Mobile.31,822
arkansas.
Port Smith.11,201 Little Rock.22.490
camsorxia.
Los Angele?.50,394 San Francisco.297,990
Sacramento.26,272 San Jose. 18,027
San IHego.16,163 Santa Rosa. 14,370
co losa no.
Denver.106,070 Pueblo.28,128
Leadville.11,150
( OXXKCTIf CT.
Itridgeport.48,856 Norwalk.17,730
1 (anbury.19,3X5 Norwich. .10,102
Hartford.53,182 Stanford.15,6X5
Meriden.21,330 Waterbury.28,591
New llritain .ly.nld Windham.10,025
Nsw Haven.85,881 Green which.10,120
New London.13,758
uf. law a sr.
Wilmington.01,437
DISTRICT or COLVMRIA.
Washington.229,79?
Florida.
Jacksonville.17,160 Pensacola .11,751
Key We st.18,053
uRoaoiA.
Atlanta.65.515 Macon.22,698
Augusta.33,150 Savannah.41,702
Columbus.18,050
ili.ix0is.
Alton. 10,184 Freeport.10,159 I
Aurora. 19.034 Galesburg.15,212 j
Dellevillc. 15,310 Jacksonville.12.3.17
Itlooraington.... 22.242 Jolltt.27,407
Cairo. 10,044 Mollue.11,095
Chicago.1,099,133 Peoria.40,758
Danville. 11,res Quincy.31.47
Decatur. 16.841 Kockford.23,589
East St. Louis.. 15,156 Hock Island.13,.
Klein. 19,429 Springfield.24,852
INMAXA.
Anderson. 10,759 Logausport.13,708 j
Elkbart. 11.37H Michigan City .10,704
Evansvillc. 50,674 Mumie.11,339
Fori Wayne. 35.349 New Albany.21,0011
Indianapolis.107,445 Richmond.16,840
Jeff? rsonville. 11.274 South Bend.21,786
LaFayettc. 16,407 Terrc Haute.:in,2S7
IOWA.
Itiirlinirton.22,928 Dubuqua.!>0.147
Cedar Itapids.17,997 Keokuk.14,075
Clinton.13,029 Muscatine.11,432
Council Hlufl>.21.388 Ottumwa.13,096
Davenport.25,101 Sioux City.37,862
Des Meines.50,067
K ?NSAS.
Atchison.14,222 Lcavenwortfa.21.013 |
Fori Scott.11,837 Topeka.31,800
Kansas City.138,271 Wichita.23,735
kk.vtcckv.
Covingtin. 37.37.r> Newport.24,938
Lexington. 22,355 I'aducah.13.024
Louisville.161,005
l.oi isi \N \.
Baton Rouge. 10.397 Shrcvcport.11,482
New Orleans.241,995
M MNK.
Auburn.11,22 s Blddeford.14,41s
Augusta.10.521 Lewistou.21,668
Banger.19,090 Portland.3ii.iio.H j
JlAKVI \M>.
Baltimore.433,547 Hagcratown.11,698
Cumberland. 10,030
MASSM IIt SKTTS.
Beverly. 19,796 Mcdfo d.11,052
Ho.ton.440,507 N. w Bedford.40,7115
Brockton. 27,27s Ncwburyport.13.914
Brooklinc. 12.076 Newton.24,.'l57
Cambridge. r,9,S37 North Adams.16,067
Chelsea.27,850 Northampton.14.961
Cbicopee. 14^007 Peabody.10.123
Clinton. 10,379 Pltuficld.17,252
Everett. 11,040 Quincy.16.710
Fall Itiver.74,351 Salem.30,735
Fltchburg. 22.no- Somcrville.4U.1I7
Cloucestcr. 21.2r.-j Springfield.44.164
Raverlilll. 27.322 Taunton.25,3X9
llolyokc. 35.528 Waltbam.is.522
Lawrence. 44,559 Weymoulh.10.843
Lowell. 77,0115 Woburn.13.491
Lynn. 55,684 Worcester.84,530
Maiden. 22.9S4 Hyde Park.10,2tM)
Marlborougb. 13,7*8
michioax.
Alpeno. 11,228 Lansing.12,630
Battle Creek. 13,090 Manistcc.12,79!?
Bay City. 27,826 Menominco.10,606
D.tri.it....205,069 Muskegon.22,668
lirand Itapids.04.147 Port Huron.13.510
Ishpeming. 11,184 Saginaw.46,21'
Jackson. 20,779 West Hay City.12,010
Kalamaxoo.17,857
MIXXESOSOTA.
Duluth. 32.725 Still Water.11.239 i
Minneapolis.164,738 WInona.Is.2(i8
St. Paul.133,156
mibs! sfu rri.
Meridian.10,889 Vicksburg.13,298
Missocai.
Hannibal.12,810 Scdalia.13,094
Kaiisa? City.132.316 Springfield.21,842
St. Ijuiis.409.357
MONTANA.
Unite City.10,701 Helena.13,S34 :
.NKUKASK A.
Beatrice.13,921 Nebraska City. 11,472
Hustings.13,793 Omaha.139,526
Lincoln. . . .55,491
SEW HAMPSHIRE.
Hancock.16,948 Manchester.43,983
Dover.12.779 Nashua.19,266
XEW JKIiSKV.
Atlantic City. 13,038 Newark.181,518
Bayouue. 18,996 N. Brunswick. 18,459
Bridgeton. 11,471 Drange. 18,774
Camden. 5s,271 Pasaaic.13,027
Elizabeth. 37,670 Patersou. 78,358
llobokeu. 43,561 Pialnfleld. 11,250
Jersey City.103,087 Trenton. 6S,4Ss
NEW york.
Albany. 94,640 Newburg. 23.203
Amsterdam. 17,264 New York.1,513,501
Auburn. 25,ss- Ogdenslrarg. 11,667
Bingnatnptou .... 35,093 Oswego. 21,S26
Buffalo.254.457 Peeksklll. 10,026
Coline?. 22,432 Poitghkeepsie .... 22,H36
Elmlra. 28,07? Rochester. I3b\327
Brooklyn.so4,377 Rome. 14,980
Gloversvllle. 13,796 Saratoga Springs. 13.124
Haniellsvlllc.10,9is Scbenectady. ls.392
Hudson.?*? 10,027 Syracuse. S7.S77
Ithaca. 11,657 Troy. 60,699
Jamestown. 15,991 Utlca. 44.noi
Kingston. 21,isi Watertown. 14,o7.'i
Lansingburg. 10,523 West Troy. 12.942
Lockport. 16,003 Vonkera. 31,945
L. Island City_ 30,396 New ton. 17,587
Middletowu. 11,918
NORTH CAROLINA.
AsbevUlc.10,433 Raleigh.12,798
Charlotte.11,555 lYilmlugton.20,008
OHIO.
Akron. 27,702 Mansfield.13.542
Canton. 20,327 MassUlon.10,968
ChliUcotbe . 11,256 Newark.14,3G9
Cincinnati.2?0,:i08 Portsmouth.12,337
Cleveland.261.540 Sandusky.10,234
Columbus. 90,298 Springfield..32,135
Dayton. 58,808 SteubeUTllle.13,363
East Liverpool... 10,947 Tiffin.10,978
Flndlsy. 1.8,674 Toledo.82,652
Hamilton. 17,519 Youngstown.33,199
Iroutou. 10,922 Zanesville.21,117
Lima. 15,970
oaxaox.
East Portland.10,481 Portland.47,294
i'exnsvlvania.
Allegh'y City.104,907 New Castle. 11,581
Allentown. 25,183 Norrlstown. 19,750
Altoona. 30,259 Oil City. 10,043
Bradford. 10,478 Philadelphia.1,040,252
Carbondale. 10,826 llttsburgh. 238,473
Cheater. 20,107 PlMaton. 10,295
Columbia. 10,597 Pottstown. 13,201
Kaston. 14,185 Pottsvtlle. 14,194
Erie. 38,699 Iteadlug. 68,920
Harrisburg. 40,221 Scrouton. 83,450
BE CERTAIN Tu CALL AT
Hotel and Restaurant
BRISTOL. VA. & TENN.
Meals, 25c. Lodging, 20c.
Pure brandies, whiskies, wines ami beer, guaranteed
Kiricdy pun-, wholesale and retail. Pool room, ten
pin*, barber shop; and bath rooms attached. Double
and single rigs, cdrrlagcs and buggies for hire. Can
also sell rou family groceries and confections cheap'.
JOHN W. JETT fc CO.
DISSOLUTION NOTICE.?The partnership hereto?
fore existing between \V. F. Baker and C. A.
Tracy, under tin' linn name of Baker .V Tracy, Is this
day dissolved, w. F. Baker assumes the payment ?t
?II bills against the linn and will collect nil accounts
due. W. K. Baker,
C. A. Tract.
Bin St..m: Gap, v.*., Nov. 1.", 1890. lS-41
PUBLIC SALE!
By % irtno of tin- authority rested in roe as success?
or in trust of ill.- late A..I. Ewing, under a deed of
trust from John Preston and wife, dated lOthdayof
January, 1868, of record in the office of the Clerk of
the Wise County, Virginia, Court; ami also under a
deed of trust from certain of the In'ir? and represent?
atives of Walter K. Preston, dated 19th .lay >>f Sep?
tember. 1863.01 record in said office; and also by
virtue of tin' authority v<-str,i in me an successor of
said Ewing as Special Commissioner of tboWashitigton
County, Virginia, Circuit Court; rendered by said
Conn ,in tli.' case of the Bankol Kentucky, etc., vs.
Walter K. Preston's Heirs, <tr., I will on
IVEDXESDAY, JANUARY. 28, 1891,
tin tin- |ir< mises, at 12 (.?rim k. noon, near the town of
BigTitonc Ha;.. Wise County, Virginia, procect?tu sell
lJr?tTlirvlC ALCTIOX,
To ill.- highest bidder, the undivided two-thirds of that
trai t of land lying on the eastern Midi- of ihr South
Kork of Powell's river, near the town of I?k Stone
Gap, Wise County, Virginia, through which the South
Atlantic .V Ohio railroad pass - ..u the east and south,
particularly described by metes Rnd bounds as fol?
lows, according to survey ma.!" byj. 1". Wolf; Begin?
ning at a white oak an.! dogwood, a corner lo an 84
.icrr tract, S. is \V. ist; poles :.> a white oak and ash:
thence S. r> W. 56 poles loa small poplar an.I stooping
sourwood ? thence S. 39"? K.48 poles to two white oaks
im.I dogwood on a spur: thence S. 52 E. '.'1 poles to a
white oak and dogwood on a ridge; thence S. 17 K. 00
poll s to it sourw.I an I liecch; llicncc S. 47'a V.. 30
pol. ? in a black ".ik. " corner of Joseph A. Jours'
land; ibence S. 44-37 W. 234 poles lo a stake in the
liue ..f Geo. Gilly's land: thence N. 60 22 W; 336poles
to a stake on the*line of Nelson Norton's land on tin
top of Walden's llidge; thence with said ridge ami
llorton's line N. IK'-.. K. 17 polci and .'? iinks to a
white oak : thence N.2'-. \V. 24 poles lb a black gum;
thence N. *0 v.: 30 poles ~\>< a white oak: tlicncc X. 24
K. 56 p..Ir< to ? chestnut; thence N. 36"^ E. 22 poles
nml In links to two chestnut oaks: thence N. 17 W. 0
poles and in links to a I.lark oak: Ihencc N. ."?-?;'K.
:i0 poles and 20 link- to a hickory and chestnut oak :
thence N. 17 W. li poles and In links to a black oak:
thence N. 2?1; K. 12 poles to a stak-: thence N.
79 E. 27 poles and 20 links to a white oak; thence X.
36jj E. 20 poles and in links to a white oak; thence
N. 26 E. B poles ami :? link- t.. a dogwood: thence
to leaving tie top of said ridge, N. 45 W. 120 pules
a beech in ihr bottom n> ar tin- South Fork of Powell's
river; thence N.4S-45 E. 2it7 poles to a stake on a
line of a 1,400-acre survey, on tin lop of an ivy ridge;
thence S. 7" E-100 poles, crossing Powells river, to a
beech stump; thence S. 47'K..">7 poles t>> tin- begin?
ning, containing in all about 1"?" acres.
This land lies immediately adjacent to the town of
Big Stone Gap,on the southeast, and ha-on it,about
uwu miles due ^..?tii It from Big Stone Gup, and about
iiic-qiiartcrofaniilefrouiihcS. A. A t?. Railroad, near
the base of Wallen*? ridge,
a VEKY SUl'EillOK VEIN OF EXCEL?
LENT soft OKE
Which shows a thickness at ihu opculug of 39 inches,
an.I stands a t- st of 49.438 ..f metallic iron.
TEK3LS OF SALE?One-third cash, ha I a lice in
one and two v, ars, with '*? pi r cent interest on deferred
payments, secured by lieu on the land.
( has. kick;:.
Trustee of John Preston, und certain of c .? heirs of
Walter E. Preston, and special commissioner of
Washington county, Virginia, Circuit Court, in
the case of He- Bank of Kentucky, etc., vs. W.E.
Preston Heirs, etc.
In the Clerk's OOice of the Circuit Court of Wash?
ington County, this Slh day ,.f December, 18911.
I. John G. fcrcger, Clerk 'ol the Circuit Conn ..f -?aid
County, do hereby certify that Charles K.-rr a- special
Commissioner in the above named cause has executed
bond and security, as required by ihr decree entered
in s;ii.| cause.
HM John G. Kreckk, C. C.
T71KGINIA. At a County Court bcguii and held (or
\ Wise County at the Court Hons,, thereof, on the
28th day of ?ctol er, 1800.
Norfolk ? Western K.B.Co..Plff. . Notice t.. appoint
vtf / Commissioners,
T. J. Tai.uf.rt. ft til., Defendant. J etc.
This .lay came the Plaiutiff by its attorneys as well
as tin- Defendant by their attorneys und the Commis?
sioners, lo-wit: Win. li. Dean, Ira Gilliam, Edmund
Huhhard and Wiley Gardner, wh., were appointed by
an order entered in this motion at the September Term,
1890, ..f ibis Court having returned mid filed a r. port
of iheir proceedings as required by said former order
from said report it appears thai said Commissioners
have fixed upon the sum of fltiu.iHi as a jtist cotnji. n
saiion to the ilcfeiidnnt for the hind proposed lobe
taken by ibe Plaintifl for it.~ purposes. And there be?
ing no exceptions to said Commissioners' rrjiort Hie
same was approved and confirmed, und thereupon
said Plaintifl paid into the Court the said sum of
(100.00 on acconni "f said compt'nsatlbn and damages
as aforesaid. It i- further ordered by the Court that
all persons interested do appear before C. F. Kllgore
one of the Commissioners of this Court, at Iiis office in
the town of (Jladeviile, within our mouth after due
publication hereof and present their respective claims
liefore said Commissioner, and that said Commissioner
do then and liiere proceed t.> ascertain w hat person or
person; ore entitled to said fund, and in ?hat propor?
tions, the said Commissioner will report Iiis acts to
this Court. The publication now here ordered to he
made shall lie duly published for four successive
weeks in the Big stone Post, a weekly newspaper pub?
lished at Itig Stone Gap, Virginia. A copy.
'/'..-.'., J. E.Uri-s, Clerk.
Pursuant to the above order 1 will proceed "it the
ITs li 'lay of January 1891, at the Clerk's office of the
County Court of Wise County, Virginia, to perform
tin duties required of me by said order. All parties
interested ai r required to attend at said time ami place.
19-41 c. F. Kim.ori:, Commissioner,
i .
\flRGINIA:?In the Clerk's Office of the Circuit
Court of Wise County, December 22d, 1890, in
vacation.
.1. w. ItosTWicK, Plaintiff, )
r*. .? In Chancery.
Kr.F.mxit Carii, <t nl., Defendants. >
The olyeel of this nil is to recover of the defen?
dants Kccbler k Carr, and W. F. Rhen 11,044.54 dam?
ages to plaintiff . au-. .I by certain attachments Issued
in a suit in cquit) in the Circuit Court of Wise county,
wherein said Keebler k Carr were plaintiffs and -aid
.1. I.. Bostwick was defendant ami an affidavit hav?
ing been made and filed that A. B.Carr, one of the
defendants herein, is a non-resident of the State of
Vinrini.i.it is ordered thai he, the said A.B. Carr, do
appear here within fifteen days after due publica?
tion hereof, and do what may I..- necessary to protect
his interest in this suit. Ami it is further ordered,
that a copy hereof bo published once a week f..r four
weeks in some newspaper, and that a copy he posted
at tli - front door of ihr court-house of this county, mi
the 1st day of the December term. 1890, of the Wise
County court. A copy. Tcsfr. J. K. I.iits, Clerk.
By J.c. Carter, D. C 20-4t
liazletou. 11,818 Shamokin. ] 14,391
Lancaster. 32,090 Shenandoah . 13,447
Lebanon.14,7:H S. B'tltl'h'in. 10,366
McKccsport_20.711 Wllkcsbarrc. 37,681
Mahanoy City ? "?Villiamsp't. 27,157
Nanltcokc. 10,037 Tork. 80,849
rhode i8l v.m..
Newport.10.449 Providence .U2,n4."t
Paw-tucket.27,502 Wood Socket. 20,769
south ? AfloUNA.
Charleston.54,592 Columbia.I4.r>us
soctii dacota.
Sioux Falls.10,154
texxessek.
Chattanooga.20.1'K) Memphis.61,597
Jackson.10,022 Nashville.-C,;.m
Knoxvillc.'-'?-,147
texas.
Austin.15,:s24 Galvcston.29,118
Wala*.38,140 Houston.27,411
Dennlson.10,950 Laredo.11,813
El Paso.10,836 Wae?. 13,067
i-V.rt Worth.20,275
UTAH.
Ogdcn.14,010 Salt Lake City.45,025
vermont.
Burlington.14,556 Rutland.11,757
VIKiilNI K.
Danville.lo,2S5 Petersburg.2.1,317
Alexandria.14,318 Portsmouth.1?.,345
Lynchburg.10,770 Richmond.so,.s.is
Norfolk.34,986 noam.ke.10.120
WASHINGTON.
Seattle.43,914 Tacoma.:i5,S58
west viroix'ia.
Huntington.10,082 Wheeling.35,'i32
wisconsin.
Applcton.11,825 Marinette. 11,513
Ashland.lG,ooo Milwaukee.204,150
Eau Claire .17,438 Oshkosh. 22,752
Fond du Lac.11,042 Racine. 21,022
Janesvllle.10,631 Sheboygan. 10,:M1
La Crosse."-5,05:1 Superior. 13,000
Madison.13,:i02
wtomixo.
Cheyenne.11,633
The itnnual rujMirt of the Equitable Life As?
surance for 1800 shows their business to have
been 22% per cent of the entire life insurance
business of the United Stales. They now
have over $2U0,0?0,0?? of insurance outstand?
ing:, which is greatly in excess of any other
company in the world.
TWO RAILROADS,
ONE LARGE TANNERY,
SIX IMMENSE COAL MINES
Banks, Churches,
Schools, Hotels,
Stores,
Now in Operation and Firmly Established.
Three other Railroads,
Splendid 'Waterworks,
Electric Light & Power Plant,
Ice Factory,
Two Wagon Factories,
Hub and Spoke Factory,
Bird-eye Cannell Coal Mine
Tlxirigs of tlx?e near futwre?
For Full Information and Facts, Address
SILER & F1NLEY,
THE GERMANIA SALOON,
A. SUMMERFIELD, Proprietor,
Our Rye Whiskies. Brandies, Wines, Cigars, Imported, and
Domestic, Cannot be Excelled in Big Stone Cap,
either in Price or Quality.
LIQUORS ? RET?ILED ? HT ? MHOLES?LE ? PRICES,
We Sell Only Pure Liquors, such as
SPRING HILL, McBRAYER, OLD CROW.
ROSE VALLEY, BELLE OF NELSON.
I'uro N. C. Apple Brandy and Corn Whisky, Ale, Porter, Wines ami IScer.
. J. CARMACK
LADIES' AND CENTS'
FINE SHOES
HATS AND UMBRELLAS,
>ne Door West National Bank of
Bristol,
BRISTOL, TENN.
THE GEM OF THE MOUNTAINS.
???????????
Located midway between Big Stone Gap and St. Paul, twenty-one miles from either
point, on the line of Die Clinch Valley Extension of the Norfolk & Western Railroad.
Three Great trunk lines of Railway practically :it her doors, the Norfolk k Western,
Louisville & Nashville and Charleston, Cincinnati k Chicago; thus affording shipping
facilities and rates to all parts of the country.
rapidly,
numboj
Tacotna is surrounded by 0,000 acres of
the finest coking coal in the South, which
will he worked by the Tacotna Mining and
Transportation Co.
This property carries a ten-foot vein of
superior coking coal.
The first lots were sold the 10th of June.
Over 500 lots have been sold by the com?
pany to date.
Street grading is progressin
bridges are being erected, and
of stores and dwellings.
The place is surrounded by the best for?
est of timber in Virginia.
Two hundred acres of beautiful flat
land, with abundance of water and rail?
road sidings, to be given away as factory
sites, and free fuel for five years, less the
cost of mining, to all manufacturers.
INDUSTRIES SECURED.
A large firick Plant, capacity-10,000 per
?lay, in operation, finest clay in the
So ut h west.
Several large leases for mining coal and
making coke will be let in a short time.
Exchange and Deposit Bank, capital
$500,00.
Complete Planing Mill and Wood-Work?
ing Machinery in operation.
A large Saw Mill, 15,000 feet per day.
Waterworks, being constructed.
A substantial Hotel of thirty rooms
will soon lie completed.
The contemplated site for the new court
house of Wise County.
There is no'safer place for investment In the South than Tacoma.
f\ Solid and Substantial Town, backed up by Energetic Investors and a Progressive
Company, Composed of well known Business Men.
OFFICERS :
W. E. HARRIS. Pres. J. C. STAMPS. V.-Pres. F. A. STRATTON, Treas
W. T. MILLER, Secy.
For full information address HARRIR & HARRIS, Special Agts, Tacoma,
or W. E. HARRIS, Big Stone Gap, Va.
S *A. & 0. R. R. TIME-TABLE.
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? Trains stop only on signal, ,
Jf. ?. MOHRlSd, President. It. F. DH.LARD, Sec'y and Treas. YT. S. MORRISS, V -Pro.
THE MoRRISS-DlLLARD HARDWARE Go.
Wholesale and Retail Dealers In
HARDWARE
Stoves, Vehicles, Machinery, Farmers' and
Miners' and Builders' Supplies.
WRITE I^OR PRICES.
Ayers Block, Wood Avenue, BIG STONE GAP, VA.
The St. Lawrence,
BRISTOL, VIRGINIA.
Opened October 24-,
1890.
A First-Class Hotel In all Its Appointments. The Citizens of
Big Stone Cap and Vicinity will receive Special attention.
_,, i , ? ., , CEO. L. JACOBY, Proprietor.
Immediately Opposite Union xix
Depot.
y I MI or
HOTCL ROANOKC, ROANOKI, VA HOTEL Fai"MOUNT, OBISTOL.
C. E. & C. H. SPALDING,
DEALERS IN ALL KINDS OF
BUILDING MATERIALS,
Contracts taken for Building from foundation, and all materials
furnished.
We guarantee good work, good materials, and a perfect finish in all respects. Plans
and specifications furnished when desired.
J. J. WOLFE. H. B. CLAY, SR. J. C. MOORE. CenM Man'gr
Wolfe, Clay & Co.
Manufacturers, Wholesale and Retail Dealers In
ROUGH AND DRESSED
XTJVI JE5 RLj
Flooring, Ceiling, Bevel and Drop Siding,
Moulding, Brackets, Finishing
Lumber, etc.
jbig j^rO^k gap, ViV.
Ernest ^:e>w?i^3lv?
CONTRACTOR ^ BUILDER,
East Third, bet, Shawnee Ave. and Boulevard,
BIG STONE GAP, VA.
bullitt ? x ? McDowell ? ?bstr?ct ? go,
We have In our office complete abstracts of title of all lots
sold by the
BIG STONE GAP IMPROVEMENT CO.
And of the bulk of the lots and acre property owned by others
In the town and vicinity of BIG STONE CAP.
For three years we have Leen collecting and perfecting these abstracts, and
now oiler them to the public with the assurance of accuracy.
fCETYou. Can Not Afford to Buy without an Abstract Title.
Harris & Harbin,
Gilley Building, BIG STONE CAP, VA.
Real Estate Agents and Brokers,
Buy and sell business und residence lots in all parts of the city. Desirable prop?
erty on Wood, Clinton, and Wyandottc Avenues. Five hundred to fifteen hundred
acre trrctsof coal and timber lands for sale in Wise and Dickinson counties, adjacent
to the lines of Railroads. Don't fail to see or write to us.
tlKrKBK.vces:?Bank of Big Stone Gap, Vh.; Citizens Hank, Johnson City, Tenn.; First National Bank.
Johnson City, Tenn.; Powell's Valley Bank, Jonesvllle, Vu.; First National Bank, llarrodsburg, Kj.
Jno. W. Fox, Jr. Horace F.. Fox.
FOX BROS.
*Real Estate,
Intermont Hotel,
BIG STONE CAP, VA.
j
J.M.Coodloe. H. B. Clay, Jr.
REAL ESTATE,
go0dl0e & clay.
City Property Bouglrt ciiT-Cl Sold
On ComiiilaMlun,
TRACTS ot foal. Iron and Timber Land for sale by the acre or tract. Being well acquainted with all the
Blocks and Lots in the cny we make buvtng and selling a specialty. Parties at a distance desiring to
make investments should correspond with us. NO TROUBLE REGARDING TITLES TD ANY PROPERTY
bandied by ns. Office: Opposite Post-office. BIC STONE CAP, VA.
i-S. E. GRAVES,
Rerl-Est?te'Rcent,
BUYS, SELLS AND EXCHANGES
STORES, DWELLINGS, BUILDINGS, LOTS, FARMS, FACTORY SITES, AND
MINERAL LANDS.
TOWX SITTISS -V SI'ECIAL.TY.
Office In Opera House Building,
Main Street, - Bristol Va., and Tenn.
THE
J. B. F. MILLS COMPANY,
Intermont Hotel Building, BIG STONE GAP, VA.
For Sale:?A few choice Lots in Plats 1 and 2. Wanted:?Lots to
Sell on Commission.
OB-MEMBERS OF THE REAL E8TATE EXCHANGE.

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