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Devoted to the Agricultural, Commercial tt-ud Manufacturing Interests of Fredericksburg and the Tidewater im Piedmont Country.
VOL.XXIV.NO. 74. FRFDERICK8BURQ, VA., TUESDAY, JULY 20, 1909. PRICE. 3 CENTS Ask For Catalog aVbowiog?all iiiixiVlfS hihI explfaioiDg th?' circula? tion and v'-utilation principle, or better null, null und exaniiue the modeln thi'iiiHt-lvct). Car Load of Refrigerators DIRECT FROM FACTORY L C. NINDE Second Annual Colonial Jubi? lee at Colonial Beach, Va. July 28th, 29th and 30th, 1909 PROGRAM: First Day j Second Day liaM.-t.itH Loul.etta v?. 1 lu a m Btat rev-.-; ?lori.v au.l ,. , , ., . Maamn F*e, |i Prize* 920. f lo un.i |( '.' on "J Bw^h.. . . _ , .. ?.-.. Maryland b..at? must v. ear sti-ea.,,. , -'',. J I" S^JS?. Tour .ai...-,... O, ? I tO All. laaillt-'-H Hot lt-t*ej 1 fl II III ! D ...... .t H,.l ? - - - el.... ?1 l? stm. bal ?Had not I--?? tlisn .'I ft from point. 2 IfhM a. ?. Swimming mm Hnlm I ?*? *?*"?] ?1(?*)' *~*? *nd g* only. 10.? yard.. Prix?, ?T Fe.-. 2.V. , ,J? ?2*^^ ?~-"> ?""< ??'' S 11 a m.-*-mmk ram B?.?? umler ? ???*?> .'? P m-tjoid arnrmJ to 1.". year*. Prir.-, $."i Fe?- ISe I 11.10 a. m - Foot ruse Malm; KM) vani? Prize, ?r., f.'i ami fa. Fe.-, av .". 2 p in?Toiirniiiii.-iit. Northern Neck, Bpotsylvitoia, Caroline an?! Fseex .-ouiiti.f Ijiti.-.-e not 1??? 11.un 7 ft. 0 in Balance?) not lee? tbttu .'I ft from point Prize, ?.'to, 91 r? and 9-> Paw, fl i>. 7:30 n m-Haliy ?how on pavil? ion (?old metlal to prettiest bahy on pavlion. 3 yeam old nod uiid.-r. F.-?- 95e. in.??t (-rac.-ful la.lv dancer. Third Day 1. 10 a. m.?Baseball. Warsaw vs Colonial Beach '_' 2 p. m ?Hont.- race?, l, mile heata, .1 in ii. Ojien to all; pace or trot. Prize, $."??. US, *."?. Fee. #5. Il Hors.- race, S mil? heal?. .1 miaute emM, I InS iimv m trot. Prize, %2't, $15 and 95. Fee 93. 4 6crub ra??, ', mil.- heal?, 'J in .'1. trot or pit.-?-. Prize, 920, |10 anil 9-"1; F.?, 9-1 ?i Confetti- Night To ttie person w, ariiift the most riiliiulou? ro?tume ou 7 H:'-\0 p. in ?Corouatnm ami coun Board Walk between H p iu. ami 10 p. try ball on pavilion ' m . a prize of 910. Prominent apeakera of \ lrglnia and Maryland will be proaent to make coronation addreeee?. Tieket* at reduced rate?, ??rood from July 27 to AiiKust I Itii'lualrr. will be eold on Potomac river ateamera, stoppln?*- at tue Beach. For further Information aildren? I)r. \V. I.. Psfi, Cniletta' Secretary. ? Do You Want In Your Home A Piano or An Organ ? Why pay a fancy price".' We better? in quality and we give it. We believe in fair prices: we make them. Come and talk with uh or write un. Adam's Book Store Fredericksburg, Va. Don't Risk Your Life and Property Your attention baa been vtrtdly called to tbe awful crime recently com? mitted In a county of this Htate, where two Itvea wem lost and dwelling de? stroyed solely for the ay-know Mured purpoee of securing money. Dom this not forcibly bring to your mind that your home may be the next to be en? tered and relieved of Ita valuable content?? Protect your family and prop? erty by depoatttng your eurplua mousy In tbe SAVINUrl DF.PARTMF.NT of tbe Planter*' National Bank, Richmond, Va, where It will beabeolutely safe and earn I per eent. Internet compounded mm! annually from date of depos? it Don't ?Way, writs today tor booklst, "HOW TO BANK BY MAIL." Safety deposit box?* for tbe mi. keeping of deede, tnanraooe polldm, *tc., for rent. Price 9*S and upward*. Planters National Bank. ***?**. v* CAf-TAl. 1300.000 00 SIMf-lUS A? ?Win. ll.ia0.0eX? TAFT'S POSITION ON THE TARIFF Says Republicans Are Pledged to Downward Revision. HIS REPLY TO STAND-PATTERS Hi* Statement la Interpreted In 6oms Quart?r? A? a Notice That If Re dutrtlona Ar? Not Mad? He Will Eaarcim Mia Veto Power. Washington. Jal] 17 All doubt as to ?here President Taft stands with r.gar.t to tin- downward rarlaliMi of the tariff v?a? ?wept away wh.-n a atBlemeut waa given out at Hi" White House, sett I ii* forth In detail what the president bail to say to twenty tl.r?-. Republican ssremben of ?on giess who ?ailed to protest against putting raw materials on the free Hat. Th?- presldeut in this statement di? ctares that the Republican party Is committee to a dowaward ravtaion; that he has never had any Other idea ut lb?- Chicago platform and that be p? rsonally has promised a downward revision to the people This statement Is interpret.-,! In Boma ijusrters here as a direct noli Biatlon to th>- nnferaa? on the tariff bill that If the measure they finally agre.- upon doe? nor < .institut.- a ma terlal reduction in specific dut I.-? the president will exarclee bis power of Veto Dictated m the third person. Uva statement coiiclud? s with this final ?ord of the president's attitude as outlined to hi? callers: "II?- felt s'miiikI? th.- .all of the country for a downward revision with? in tbe limits of the protective prin? ciple, and he hoped In I"- alii apond to that ?all as he heard it. as well In the int.r.-sts of the part] as Of the country" Twenty four hours ?Ottld s. .- the end Of thaj^worl, ot the i onf?in the tariff lull and a substantial ?itr.e ment upon th.- questions at i.sui-, but forthe fu. propoaltlona Iron, ora, ooal, hides oil and lumber?upon whi. I. the praaideal stands firm for radical reduction? or even abolition of the tariff. Thi? Is the way the con >l?-si rllie the situation, and up on C*pn.ol Mill thi-re are facetiously calling tii.-s. propoaltlona "the na? tional Issue*." Baa Leen made by th.- ;.inf.-rees A preponderance of the iHfTer.-nces in nearly all of the s. h.-d ulea have h.-.-n adjusted. BIG ENGINE A FAILURE Largest Locomotive Won't Haul Her Own Weight. .Montreal. Qu. July 17?The fam? ous Canadian Pacific railroad Ins omo tlve. the largest un th. continent of Ann rlra. which was turned out from the Angus shops about two weeks ago. has proved an absolute failure She will not even haul her own weight and has been sent back to the shops to seo what can be done with her Mr Vaughan. the designer, is deeply dis appoint?.! and It aawtna that the whole machine will hav.- to b* taken apart and eventually become little b.-u.r than old Junk. INAUGURATION DATE Effort to Have It Changed to April 4. Washington. July 17 ?An effort was made In the house by Ri-pr? sentatlve Hardy, of Texas, to have considered a resolution proposing an amendment o the constitution providing that the president and vice |ir?-sldent of tin I'nltcd States should be inaugur:>i?-<l on April 4 Instead ot March 4. as now prescribed by the constitution. The resolution was read, but Its consldera tlon was pre reatad as a result of an objection made by Representative Keifer. of Ohio Oirls on Country Outing Hang Goat. Chester. Pa. July IT.?-With twelve year-old Agnes McKweea a?tlng as executioner, six girls sent to Dala ware county by Cue Connu? \\ . soclatlon. or Philadelphia, hanged a goat belonging to Baldwin lotie*, the little sou of William Lewis Zeblev of Bethel, the hanging taking place lu a barn The goat serve?) instead of a human actor In a wild west show, be log blindfolded One end of a rope wag fastened to a rafter, and when the sig? nal was given the animal was shoved off a box. Dry Weather Kills BoH Weevils. Dallas. Tex.. July IT Professor W. D. Hunter, the government boll wee? vil expert mad. public a report. ?*?" lag the present statu? of the weevil Is not so bad as at the same time laut year Hry weather Is destroying 50 per ?cut of th. v..-evils Ambassador Thompson Robbed. Janesvllle. Wis . July 17.- Ambassa? dor Thompson I'nited State? repre? sentative In Mexico, was robb.-d of $:3.iiuii while abs. nt from his post by a trusted employe, according to a let? ter received her?- from Mr. Thomp? son C. R. Crane Minuter to China. Washington. July 17.?President Taft has decided to appoint Charles R. Cran.-, of the manufacturing firm of Crane A Co . of Chicago, aa mini? tar to China a/he free lease la prepared to do all kinds of job printing 1* first clam ety'a ?t a? vlarel? erlin DEMOCRATS TRIM 8.0. P. AT BALL Minority Congressmen Win by Score of 26 to 16. UNCLE JOE COULDN'T BUTT IN Hi? Special Ruling? Could Not Shut Off base Hits and the Democrats Walloped All Sort? of Tariff Sched ule? Out of the Republican?. \\ ?shugton July 17 With Cncle tnnon looking uii?j>.d powerless to i all the minority t.. order or bring in a special rulf shutting off liuse bits. mocrats of the lions, of repr? aeutatlvee wallopod all sorts of tariff icdutae ?ml ni Hie Republicans at Am? iu an I.- ague park and won the uiosi famous lianiaaalluaal base ball D i?-. ..ni by tin- thrilling score Th.- miiinrity want.-J to to 1 but the Republicans ? t] that propoattloo one? again different kinds of base anil In that gam. than erar led into aerea Innings before h.u.? s.-ein It wasn't all bad The Dem?crata put up a rat .i 111. ti. I.! Millie itlvc ll-llll. - Iu one 'i! i he outi ? striking!) ? id a chanca i ." Inning ? "I were ..: nine or tara ii. ?. em ?\ ingtag .mi ?uio Bight si liefiiu The portly ? ? III the ball and another at his hare hands, and "decked The hit ought to have been good for :i home run but Rapta? re UOWland ..! Ohio, tell ex , k and ??-lied for somebody to com? ua out und Hu run. Longworth Not In Condition. Representative NtCssOsha l.?jug worth, of Ohio, signed at a t?tnieud<;us out lay. it ?as said, bv th?. Republican munag. r, failed to live up to hi? ad van. e notices He presentid a natty appearance in golt truuSer?. brown sto? Kings and neglige shirt but h> "Caseyed out" twice with two men on got a bob once and tln-n In the last half of ill. seventh show.-?! a flash . ; when h>- beat out u tiny little infield hit. His only other acquaint.tu. ?? with tbe ball ?ma pie ot foal Upa and several long runa alt.-r^ o baggers slammed out nntenifli .i i tomorracy. The official score I.Hiked too much like a house tariff hill coming out of th.- s.iiat. committee oa finance to I.? printed in lull The R.-publiians stuck to their original line up throughout the gum.- luit th.- I leniiK-rat.s wore themselves our iiink lug t.-n runs In the second am! alter that siibslit utes w .re called upon With hit increasing fre qnency, and the batiiag order was sl.iit.il every inning. The IK-ar.-st the newspaper scorers nlil hands at the husin.-ss could come to the I.as.- hits and errors was rata U of the for mer t o J.--t intended and five of in* Mils r rhe Republican? are < red it..! With J" sate hits and 9 errors The real i. ..sun Usare were not more errors was lu-cause the players aide stepped the hard ones and could not reach th.- long ones The first victory of the day for the fr-.- traders ?as wou at the gate. The game was mppoaad to be for charity, hut everybody s.-emed to have a pass. This . ertalnly is funny." said the old giit.ke.p.r as the passes were handed in like bills dropping into the hopper o?. the speaker's desk the first ?lay i>; If 1 got a paid for ticl.ei I wouldn't know where to put It " HATPIN POISONED DOCTOR Left on S|.t of Car, It Pierced His Thigh and Broke Off. New York, .ini> IT.?Dr. Qaorga H. Rak.-i ot Long Branch, la sjjwlnesf to his I...I by a mild form 01 Moosf pol sonnig cuiis.-,! by a hatpin He starti-d to attend ? patient at West Knd July l. Banking lha trip b> trolley When i.ii.l? !.. allgjsl he slid along tbe neat, and .nine in contact with a hatpin that had been left there. Tbe pin peer ? I Ma thigh and broke off An ivaarntloa traa necemary before the pill was lo. ute.l Instead of retiring, the doctor cou tinned his dally calls A few days later blood pol.-.oniiig set in. Old Man Takes Poison. Mm I IK II ?? N J. July 17. John B'ackley seventy five years old. was brought to the Morrtstown hoapltal a BOf following an attempt he bad made io end bis life at lake llopal The ?cil h.n Ules say the man tiH.k a dose .if laudanum with an 1? ?da' Intent as they found a bottle with some of the iKiison In clos?- to the place wh.-re his uiicoiisctous form was ? real Black Hander Hanged. Hahnvllle. LaV July 17?1^-onardo C.ebbla. an Italian, the first person ever eent to the gallows In Louisiana tor a crime committed in the name of tbe so-called Black Hand society, was banged here Tb* tatst pill* mad* a-* DeWltt's Little atari*/ Rtmra, the famous little liver pill*. They am small, gante?, pwaaant. eaey to take and act promptly. They am sold by Ooolrlek's Modern Pharmacy. It's joet like n woman to eotxt* haaa* from a ball and put on mom clothe* to simp In than abe wore to dear? In. OUR ORANGE COUNTY LETTER Labor?, Va .July 1".. 1SHIV. I. wa? liidetd it pleaaant surprise Sat n I ?y to ?ee Mm? a. Lottie Krax. r. oii.lug lulu the i id home tier ?oiig hat ?o often -Ii. ?n.I and her ?tulle uiellowed. die - !.- mark, o! ?uc?a?lul ei.deavor and th.- ?ut1?fa. itou that reward? heroic l?'nir piay? about her tiro? 11 aeem? I., f ?lay wilt be short a* ?he baa mauy cah? for her ?kl.I Along with her came Mit? Flora I.rave?, of Madl. <m, j i.ly and lively: her pre?eti?. Ilghtl.eu? the hurdene of hi? i nui'g HuilisL. ?on ? t Mr. Pen-y Bul? lock, asa? painfully hurt at Mr. Mercsr l>h tlu?ou's tnglne a few ?lay m ago. He t? ?ail to be Improving. The Casey ?ale wa* I. be rally at ' f.nd thing* brought lair price?. Mr. I'aeey I? now ou a vieil lo Mr. Will bi.w n. : ear Kredertckaburg. and will in a t? v\ day? returu lo Ibl? neighborhood en roiit ? lo Washington, where he baa properi> to look aller. M beat thnsehlug with It* dlaappolnt mei.te. 1? ov?-r and farmer? are hurry lug Iu their gra>? Mr. Nat Krater, with hi? inter, ?ling i-l.l.drei , returned lo Richmond a few day? ago greatly Improved by hi? two Week? v I.It Me?.'?. JtiiiH Fr?ter ami VSIII lira ham, ?I Orange, drlvlug lb? not?t span ot black? aeeli here iu a generation, wer* w-'ioiin- ?IsHOW I? ? our ?ectlou tld? w-.ek. Mr. Tom Krater, the genial owner ot ? ?entry, has been mining litends In llrauge i i.i? aeatj Mr? Jaiii.nl. Eraser b..a purctm-.-d a ni--.- and tertlle farm about ore mile from n ivaf*. Her thrifty, gallant hOabaud ta having a d willing,a lib m? d.-rii Improve in. nt?. pushed to ?-ompirkP.il and they ?ipect lo move In by or before Cfc pteoi brr. Mr. Alc-k flreeti had a Hue cow kill?-.! h| dghti.ii.g a ?hort while ago, and Mr Kin llr... k man I..?I another of Id? (??-tea with h>dn.phobia Mr. C I . I'allaferro hita l?u aiming th.- ?.??. r.vi.? In Hit? ?ecth.ii lately look In- att.r hi? (?illtlcal fence? sr. W. f lirave?, wit? and daughter Irlt fur Seattle a tew day? ago. They will make i-.v teiid.nl travel* Iu the Weal. P.KSONALS FROM BOWLING GREEN How ling U reeii. Va July 11 lb III?? Kdyttie I'handler ?nterlitlned a namler of lier y oung frleuds at an Iu (o-iual dai i-e Krlduy night at her home. Mis. K H. (?ravalte, of Washington, lr a guest ot (rteod here. Mr. Charles Bigger, ol KVhinoi.d.apuut ;'..- w. .-I .-lid with hi? family at lb? borne of Mr T. B Olli Mrs K. W. (handler aud llitle ?ou have returned from a visit to trteuds In Kl. hiiniiid. Ml?. Alice Broaddus Is a guest of rt-U Mm In King and l?ueen cnuoty. Ml?? Ksleile I'lililss* ha? return??! lr..m a visit to Ma? hingt on Mrs. Krank Kichersouaud little daugh? ter front Sparta are gueau of the family ol Mr. ?:. I. Collins. Mr. Joel Halu?? he? returned from Washington, where be spent several days with bis wife, who has been ?ick tu that .-It?. Rev. II. I. Cotnb*. of Richmond, will fill the pulptt ol the I'hrlatlau church u>-it Sunday morning and night Th* Klchmon.i Matarle*, Conference will convene July 27th with th. Methodist church of this place and be In setaslon .'I da,.. K-v K. H. Itowe ha? returned to Buena 'lata, after ?pending ?ome time with relative? here. Mr*. Clarence Campbell spent a portion of this week In Richmond. Mlmea New bill and Mitchell, who are attending the Normal In Fr.derlck?burg, ?prut tbe week ?ud with Mr. and Mrs. R. A. (Joghlll. Mr. 8. P. Trewalla, ot Washington, Is spending some time wttbbls frlsnds hers. The ladles of the Christian church will sell ice cream on next court day. Pro it e I? for th? church MUa Utllle Cary. of Rh-hmonQ. Is a gUf-st of her sister, Mrs. J. L White. Mrs. ?. K Dorsey hae returned from a visit to her old home, near Hbumans Vllle. X Y. Z CHILDREN'S DAY AT POTOMAC CHURCH Children'* Day at Potomac church, ?lug George county, July 11 wae aa follow?: Singing RcaponOv? errlpture reading by th? ?cti-.ol. Prayer by the pastor. Rev J II. New bill. floral drill, uian-h, by juLlor clam girls. Keettittlou, (lood Af'eruoon, by Theo. Peyton. Solo. The Hlrdte'? Song, bj Lisle king, K-illation. He Come?, by Hilda Clare. Hinging by choir. Recitation, Spirit of Missions, by Josle Farmer. Illustrated solo, by Margaret?* Jame* Recitation, Smile* Varan* Troubles, Celia Bork. Tr.o. Jesu* Care* For Ms, Kinma and Kilna Peyton and Kola Mason Recitation, Edith Farmer. Recitation, Children'* l?ay. Stella liufchelj Singing by choir. R*citation, flood Night Celta Burl li-cltatlon. Don't Trouble, Tiny Stephens. Recitation, Curly Head, Ella Purks. Solo, /.ion. Mise I'ear! flrlgaby. R?citation, Work, Charlie Bork. Recitation, Tiny Stephen? Recitation. Far Away, 1'eUv l'armer. Hinging by choir. Recitation, by Anna Owens. Flan drill by six little girls. Recitation and eoln, Anna and Tru? man Hudson. Address by Rev J. H. Mewblll. Recitation, by Hilda Clare. Singing, Hear tbe Pennies Fall, by junior clam. Collection, taken by Mlaeee Addle 1'urks, Burnley Farmer, Minnie Maeon and l>ena Peyton. Singing by congregation. Benediction by pastor, Rev J. H. Newblll. There was ail day mrvtm and dinner mrved In tbe grove by the Indtae. a v*ry large crowd being present. Praachiag in th* forenoon by Rev. J. H Newblll, a mlmtonary sermon. Th* collection In tbe forenoon wae tor missions and ia the afternoon for Sunday school and col pirtage work of State Mis?t on Board. The exereleee wem enjoyed by all pree ?nt. At the r?tioeet of th* eopertnten dtnt Mts* Emma flrlgaby, of Waehlng ton, took charge of the organ for th* oe caalon. Mrs. Annie flrlgeby and daaghtars ar? rived at their enmmer hops* oa Bator day, th* 10th, and entered heartily Into th* eptrlt of the o??ca*ton AN ORDINANCE Te Amreprlate the Sum ef Five Thaeimd Del las 15000 00 ? fa the laying Down ef Cm tmta Cam la Fredericks!)??. lie It ?ird.il.. .1 In the Coat .?!' .f the city of Fredeil. keharg i?t That ti.- aim. of n? - tl,..u-anl dollars (t-r.lii.liiHi, baaat* H I? hmkj appropriated o-jt ..f the i??le? of tb? city for the year beginning July 1. l-.io'.i for tb? pirpoae of leyh.g down ?taidard granolithic ?-urbe on Main street, Prlii re?s Ann? street, i liarle? street and Prluce Edward street. In th- city. ! Fred erlcaaburg, the ?aid ?urn ot mouey t.. b* expended, twenty-tic.- hundred d.illa?? #201 HI iMli thereof for the Uiwer Ward, and twenty tiv. hundred ?loila'? ($BSOO. Olli thereof fur the i'pper War?l ot ?aid city. ami. That said appropriation ?hall be a ?pwlal appropriation and shall be ex? pende?! by and under tlie direction of a joint commltte to be coenpoeed of the i ?imuiltteeson Street? and Klnan. ? . aid that eald joint committee ?hall from time to time have tbe e?td curb? laid down ot standard construction and on permanent g'ade liii??. th? work of ?aid construction t?i tie let to ?oine rea?.ma ble bidder or bidder? therefor. In coni patltlv* blddlDg, and the eald joint i-<ini? miti?? to have th? right to accept or r. j-ct any and ail bids and to cali for new bid? ?'hi. That in getting the bid? for th? construction ? .( the ?niil granolithic curbing?, tin said joim i-i.iiiu.it U-- i? hereby in?tru.t.->l amo to re?-.ive eeti male? (or tin laying- down of permanent granolithic sidewalk* of standar.) ..in? struction, und that wheaaajr curbing ie laid .l.iwn it? in thi? ordiilitlu-e provided f..i, and any citizen in front Ot ?ho?, property ?aid curbing slinjl be laid .1? ?ire* to have a standard |*t?>-tneiit pul down in fronl of hi* ?aid property and i? willing t>. pay the cost Ihataof in tt<v.>r.i nae* with the ?wtimaU- there?..i re.viv.vi by the SHI.I commit*.-?-, then the coll tractor ahull, at th.- eoai of H pr..|s rty ov. uer lay ?all pav?-meiil. the ?auie ?.. I?-..! ?tnn.inn! c.uiatructioii and In b* laid oat permanent g'a.ie. and the work ?hall ha don.- uu.l.-r the direction ot the suti-l jouil ?..inn.it?? - lib. This orilinain-e ?ball I?- iu lam* I rom it? paesutge. And th-Council of tbe city of I'reder tckaburg hereby declar??? It? purpose, so tar aa the tlnaur?-? of the city from y.ar to year will admit, to etuen.1 the ?urn of five thousand dollar? (f.'.,00<i) each year for tbe curbing of tb? street? of Kreder ictalitirg. one year'* appropriation to 1? davoti-d to the rurl.tiig >.f the ?treets ot the city running north and ?outb. and tbe next year'* appropriation to la ex? pended for the curt.ing of tbe street* of th? city running east and w*.t. Tbe above or.llnani-e wa? presented by Mr. Embray.of the Ordinance Committee, at a meeting of the City Council Tbure day night and passed after a suspension of tbe rulee by the following vote. Kur, Mesare, lane. Melville, Rowe, Uoidemtlh Kmbrey, Brown and Bradley Norn, flarner. Masters. Warden and (?reeu. Mr. Howard wa* abnent. but would have voted for it BIG MORTGAGE RECORDED P. MPI It Giras Dm? fa 1750.000 Th? P , F.4 P. R. R . Narrow fluage, baa recorded a mortgage In tbe Clark's odie* bare for f T.'.O.OOO, In favor of the "Pennsylvania Co. lorinaurauoson Lives and Granting Annuities," trustee. The tax to tbe State Is $750. It te said that tbe fund* ar* to b* need for tbe general Improvement ot tbe road. THE SICK Mr. B. P Willis was wsll enough to sit out ?m the porch Friday Mr. A P. Dempeey la about tbe same. Tbe fever t? taking Iu courm. Mr. H. K. Sweet ter la getting on nice? ly at the Mary Washington Hospital. Mr. fl. W. Shepherd spends a portion of the day in hie yard. He expect* to go away soon for a short trip POUCE JUSTICE'S COURT Mrs Columbia. M.-nsereau was tine?! $2 and ci?*? by Police Justice Dannehl tor 'using abusive language to Mise Elsie Stephens Officer W. R Ball had Mr Alport be? fore Justice Dannehl for working some of hi* mnlm with very sore shoulder?. The matter will 1?- looked into and tbe trouble remedied. Officer Hall had tour of the tcame unhooked on Thursday. They bad large raw place* on their ?bouliers Sunday School Straw Ride and Lawn Party Th* Hebte*- Sunday school. In charge of Mesar* iaaac Hlreh and H Kaufman, gave a atraw ride Thursday night, after which Ice cream, cake aud other good things were mrved on tbe lawn of Mr Kaufman's residence. It was a moat en joyabl* occasion RELEASED FMI JAIL E. A. Holden, who waa arreeted by Officer Stone a few days ago, was Fri day releaeed from jail by Justice A. fl. Billingsley and placed iu the rust, nty of Rolit. Brown. if you havs pains tn tb* back, wsak back, or any outer Indication of a weak? ened or disordered condition of the kid neys or bladder, yon should get De Wltt'e Kidney and Bladder i'llls right away when yon experience the ktastriga of kidney or bladder complaint?, bat be aore that you g?t De Witt'? Kidney and Bladder Pill?. We know what they will do for voo, and If yon wtll send yoor name to K C. DeWitt ,1 11.., Chicago, yon ?rill receive a free trial box ol thee* kidney and bladder pille They are sold by Uoolrirt'e Pharmacy. Tbe reason a woman ?tart* to ran back from the middle ot th* atmet croee lng when she ama a carriage coming ie abe eao get worm ?cared that way Crown and H ridge Work a SpeelaItT All Work ttnaiantewd. Dr. J. Garnen King? DBsTBT. Of*?, ?uei Mala 8? rradmlsmabaraj COMMONWEAI.TB of Virginia. In th.-Clerk'. office of the Circuit court of the county of Caroline on tbe 98*fc day of June. l'.Mi'.i R.-).?v-a Anderaon, plaintiff, ng.-i.ii-t K.ldie Anderson, da fendant. In Chancery Th.- object of tin? ?uit is to obtain a divon-e a vinculo iiiatriiuonii tor the plaintiff from the defendant And an af li.lav it having t?*en made and tile?! that th.-defendant, Eddie Andereon, le not reeideut of the State of Virginia, it Is or d.-red that be do ap|?-ar here within fif? teen day? after due publication hereof, Hiid do what may be nei*e*eary to pro t.ct In? interest le this suit. And it ?a further ?.nlered that it copy her??if be pub oam i w.?-k for four weak* in The Free 1 jtii.-e, a new -?paper published In the city of Krcierirksbiirg, Va , and that a copy be po?t<*l at th- front door of the court hou?e of thi. county .,n or l.-fore the 5th ?lay of J11 : > . 1900, that l?-ing the next ?iiec.-?nir rule day after thi? order wa* enter..). A copy?Test.-: E R Coghill, Clerk. By T. C. Valentine, Deputy Clerk. It I.. Heale. p. .. yv?-Teste: I.C. \al.-ntine. iN-putr Clerk. j'JWelw VAL DANNEHL, Foufldry and Machine Works. "BOWERING" Sawmill & Repairs. Cttatlngs, Mill Supplie*, Helling?, I'.illeys, Shafting, Hang?>ra, Fitting*, Vairea, 1'ticking, <> nagea, Injectore, I'onatructlon Steel, Beams, Platea, Columue, Etc. Repair Work a Specialty. Phone l'.U Prederlckebnrg, Virginia. FOR SALE Second-hand Sawmills and Engines, Etc. One Fari-iiuar Vibrator Separator, aelf* Baai. SO Inch cylinder One 211 H. 1*. IJiiDiiDik- Portable Roller on skid*, one 15 H. P. Mi** Portable Engine on ?kid* One 15 H. P. Oefaser Portable Falla I and No 1 Frick Sawmill with saw and belt complete, good running or?ler. im.- No 1 li.-is.-r Sawmill, rebuilt, equal to new. has cable drive, 8 bead blocks with parallel knem, with or without ?aw. New and Second-hand Inserted Tooth Saw*, Belting. Parking, Hoee, oil, Grease, Etc. FRANK K. TYLER, 1004 Main street, Frederlckaburg. John F. Scott HARDWARE ? 3D aitUWIM ?|-*OI?I,TI?? M.i? Hi ?u? door below Ohar W?t ... a h'o s*a.i ,1?. o? General Hardware. ?r.rt Wire, linna, Pletol?, Raaora, I ? l-.n, ?f* , will h* sold a: redaeed , r'asw to solt l-.e 'liue. Money ean .. ass??*! >y j cf-.ra.fsja ? ? ->?.-.?t> GET WOODS' "Meal" IT IS THE BEST WHITNER if SACREY Undertakers and Embalmers No. 719 Main St., Froder icksburg, Va. 'Phone 98. Across from Exchange Hotel and next to Western Union office. Telegraph and tele? phone orders receive prompt attention. Open day and night. GOW/W'S -^aii?^ ros Saw TkiTssl Casis. Ces**. Casajm, Mksaa. Hat Ssniaa. sVAtaasv *????<?, tssscl h.. Bl I I I B I . 11 ?Bins assttjesa ?as??, a* Be Mili. Be at?a* Qu?niVeS, Washingtons Fore? most Kail Order House. Order the Famous Oronoco Whiskey If you want a thoroughly high-grade whlekey for borne use, order Oronoco Whlaki :er. It la the limit of perfection in parity and quality. Of de? lightful taate and exqnlalte bouquet. Phyeciane atrongly recommend Oronoco Whlakey for medicinal purpoaea. Order today. $3.7*5 gal. 4 fall quart* $4.00. Sterling Whlekey f2.7r, g.1. 4 fall at*. $3 00. I'.ndletou Whiskey. $2 50 p?v gal. Only wild In jage. Cora Whlakey. IMS, $3, $3.75 par gal. 4 fall q te. $3, $3 M), $4 Virginia Apple Brandy. 12 50. f 3, $3 75 per gal. 4 fall qta ?3, 3.50. H 00. CASE GOODS Compt?t* Itm of th* bmt earn goods. Domestic Rye and Malt Whseklsa. Hrotca and ?rieh Whiskies, Brand!**, I Una. Kama, Wlnm and Cordiale. Chargm prepaid on ordern oi $3 50 and over whan cbargas do not si reed 60c par gal. Edw, J. Qulnn, Wawboum: 7tb, C aad aid. Ara 8. W. 8tom: 604 Pena Ave. ti. W . Washington. D. C. WOOD'S Turnip Seed ARE THE BEST. WE Have Them. Johnston & Pearson Prescription Pharmacy NO ARGUMENTS NEEDED. No need to argaa HEG AL uaaJ lty?material aad workaMsaahtp ar* th* bmt procuraos?. No to argaa *ty is?It** plainly ?v and apeak* tor lteatf mighty vtoetngiy. Ho aaad to argaa lit?there'? a Kagal to At ?very toot, whatever ttaahap* ?janrmratm* loaf ago made It poe*lut? to gat RKQAL8 that would It ne perfectly and comfortably m shorn made to or? der. We am ?hu*mg a comparte law jtthle Regal Models and the asiuilmiat ??lord? ? broad chote*. Y-Mal Cad the par lien lar pair yon want. *v?a ff yo* ham aiwajf* thonght H hap deaf bis to gm a mina style at the prim of the SKOALS, aad yon wan ear them at ?mm withoet nay "breakJag la." Stop m and ?et ne try on yoar aim aad kmd. WALLACE & CO. Bssome afsmam That FIA J A. B. Bolts ? Co, Fire, Lift and Accident Insurance ?feats pantm Kama mm aa th* ?nwme, m Wswaa ew*Jssss]Msty ?mtmmm? nM ff*Mt