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Ail Around A AU Cham
pionship Will Have
Big Entry List
Flanagan Expects to Make Nev Rcc
ords Holland in the July 4 Games
Y M C A Juniors in Camp Cor
coran Cadet Corps Team
Entries are comlne in rnpidlj for the
all around A A U championships to be
held at Celtic Park New York citj on
July 4 under n auspices of the Great
er York Irish Athletic Association
The last to send In an entry Is Adam B
Gunn ot the Buffalo Y M C A din
ner of the all around last year at the
PanVmerlean Exposition He is pre
pared to duplicate last years perform
ance in fact he claims he can better
his record of lost 3 car He is up against
a more formidable lot of rivals this year
so he must needs be better to mnke good
his claim
Gunns best performances last jear in
the different events are as follows
pound shot 42 feet D inches running
broad jump 22 feet 2i inches pole
vault 10 feet 7 inches 41u vard run
indoor 12 lap track 52 2 5 seconds
running high jump 5 feet 7 inches 51
pound weight 27 feet
Flanagan in Weight Events
John Flanagan the champion weight
thrower of America who had made entry
to trj for the all around championship
on July 4 in the above games has wisely
decided to withdraw his enfy He wUl
compete only in the special all arouid
weight throwing contest arranged for
in the same games He found that
in training for the all around list he
was weakening himself He will meet
such other giants as Dick Sheldon rYel
Beck John DeWitt and their contests
In the hammer shot and 56 pound
weight will be well worth going to sec
It is believed that Flanagan will win
the set ot events and by the point svb
tem om scoring will make about 3vC0
It Is expected that Flanagan will throw
the hammer at least 165 feet and it he
does he will score more than lbOJ
points as allowed by the Amateur Ath
letic Union table of percentages for n
will get an extra point for each inch over
1J3 feet 1 Inch and this will net him
1224 points With a put of 40 feet in the
shotput he will score 664 points and
with a throw of 35 feet In the 56 pouud
weight he vill obtain G0 points Harry
Gills unbroken second all around record
is points
GUI who is now the trainer at Beloit
College Wisconsin has prepared H H
Merrill of that Institution for the com
ing event and it is expected that ho will
make the Eastern men work their hard
est to beat him out
Knights of Columbus Games
Probably the event which will bring
toretber the largest number of athletes
of the whole year is the track and field
meet to be held by the Knights of Co
lumbus at Celtic Park New- York on
July 5 postponed from Juno 21 on ac
count of the big rainstorm On the or
iginal date only the preliminary heats
in the 100- ard dash were completed
and of course the results in these go
over to the postponed date
The entry list Is phenomenal in size
having a total of 341 as follows The
closed events which are all handicaps
have filled out as follows 100 jards 2S
440 yard run 22 1 mile run S 16
pound shot 18 broad jump 10 2 milo
bjcjcle 7 relaj race for councils 33
In the open events all but one of which
are handicap events have filled out as
follows 100 yard rovice 20 100 jard
handicap 37 220 vards 40 450 vards
2S 1 mile run 21 pole vault 7 running
high jump 17- throwing 16 pound ham
eit 8 throwing 56 pound weight S ln
tcrscholastlc relay 18 10 standing
jump scratch 7
Holland in the Relay
Prominent among the entrants Is W
J Holland the Intercollegiate champion
quartermllor of Georgetown University
Ho is entered as or of the rclav team
representing Federal Council of Boston
In point of attendance the meet prom
ises to be a record breater It is in
fected with fair weather that there
will be 15000 persons present to sec tho
On accoint of the postponement the
games reopened ino entry lists and en
pleasures of camp life under careful su
pervision and It will give the bovs a
real tate of outdoor life The camp will
be located in the woods along a river
and theio will be pleutv of fishing and
bathing Every brv lias 1 mania for
camping cut and It has been found tlm
permanent moral and physical Impres
sions are made on life when It is livel
clrsc to nature
On Historic Ground
The mrnagement will furnish plentv
of food cooked bj an experienced man
and even cfiort will be made to return
the bovs in the best of physical condi
The location of the camp was selected
because cf its natural beautj and his
torical interest Side trips to near av
points have been planned and each
davs prosrrm ill include athletic con
tests cross countrj jiunts fishing aid
anuatic sports A scries of nature stul
ies will bo conducted and a special talk
will be given on John Browns raid
Plfnty of Music
Terts have been secured which will
hold three or four bojs each A lar
tent C030 feet will be used as a dining
and reading and correspondence quar
ters and games during inclement wcath
er An organ and plenty of tong books
vlll le provided Altogether the bovs
are promised a Lpleucid mains AH an
enthusiastic over the prospect andT no
doubt will have much to talk about on
their return Only members of th Iiojfi
Department Y M C A are eligible to
make the trip
This is the first time a camp has been
conducted by the Inter State Y M C A
but it is the intention of the committee
to make it a permanent annual outing
Corcoran Cadet Corps
The ball team representing the Cor
coran Cadet Corps is gradually getting
into shape Last Thursday it defeated
the War Department District League
nine 7 to 3 at Y M C A Park To
morrow and Wcdnnsdaj it will cross bas
with the Y JI C A team and hopes to
at least split even
The Engineers U S A team seems
tc be Corcorans Jonah which again lo t
to the former 1 to 4
The Ccrcorans would like to arranse
games with the Census and G P O
teams of the Dlsrict Lergue
Tennis has become quite popular with
the cadets and through the efforts if
Prof Horan and Captain Edwards who
arranged a coart in the big gym they
are enabled to play at all times With its
high celling the gym makes a splendid
itidcor court
Want Outdoor Tennis
It is earnestly hoped that the athletic
board will soon secure permission from
the War Department to use the parking
in front of the Armory for tennis courts
Captain Edwards is preparing a list
oi apparatus necessary to complete the
rvmnaslum outfit The list will be sub
mitted at the next board meeting and
vill Include locke s fencing boxing and
basketball outfits
Draeger was given a good trjing out
in the pitchers box last Thursdaj
against the War D partment and madeJ
good He struck out twelve men and
luild then down to two hits and made
three hits himself
Potomac Boat Club
The Totomac Boat Club will hold its
annual regatta on July D over the club
course ending in front of - the boat
house The event3 will include eights
double singles canoes singles and
Singles will bring together Brltt
McGowan Maize Hernan and Howell
and probably a special between Joe
D Iv and Hecox
There vill be two classes for doubles
In one will appear Hlldrcth and Paul
Duggan and iahlbach Kcrnan and
Kengla Kent and Sommerville and in
the other Matzn and McGowan Hernan
auJ Brltt Dalj and Young Hecox and
Wlnshlp Meiss and Russell and 11c
Convillc and Bell
The canoeists are a big element In
the club and their department Is one of
tho most active at the big boathouse
Their portion of the program will be m
decidedly Interesting feature In addi
tion to the single and double events
they will furnish amusement In their
uset races
Among the active canoeists are
Messrs Odell and Will Whipple Stearns
Playbaugh Eberbach Roome BuynltzUI
Johnson Jackson Gough Dennlson Gar
rett Jiayburj Sheldon Itedlngton Co
burn Waters Bell Wlmer Eresnahan
Stodder and Mouldin
Another Lantern Carnival
The club expects to repeat the illum
inated carnival so successfully carried
out two weeks ago The event will
probably occur In September It li
hoped to arrange it so that it will le
held about the time of tho G A A en
campment and mal c it cne of the
features of that weeks festivities
There is quite a rivalry among the
lightweights for the position of cox
swain Skcets Martin and
en- Doc WI
trle3 may now Le made with Prnnlc 1 me- pro Imth ltr mrna i
Smith 112 Kast Tenth Street or James loth are clever villi the tlIIerrores the
E Sullivan 10 Park Place Xcw York
Athletics at Y M C A
But for the members who talc exer
elre at odd times athletic matters at
the Young Mens Christian Association
ould be at a itandstill Mr Beckett is
at the park dalij looking after such
men es desire practice not lor an spe
cial event but for the ood It does
The tennis teams ila ai occasional
ft but the spirit oi rivalry Is absent In
this as in other Hues because tlicrc are
co contests In vhich the members are
listed to appear
The baseball team has not covered tt
rlf with glor and only occasionally
ppcars at the field for practice It has
a game scheduled with the Pennslanla
Kallroad fr ight office for July 12
Camp for Juniors
About twenty five jenior laenbers nlll
leave tomorrow morning for their two
nocks camping- on the Aatietam battle
field The boys will be under the direct
charge of Mr J V Hamilton sccretary
of the JuHor Department Mr Bruce
Meally assistant secretary of the State
5soIatcn and Mr H S Xcnle of the
local organization
Ths years camp will be held under
the Jiisplces cf the State Y M C A
In a illtion to the local bOH there will
be diilpgatcs from UaltlmTc Frostburg
Frederick and Pcolcsvllle lid
About scvcnty ite boh will enjo the
choice villi be hard to make
Joe Daly will rcpiesent the club at the
peoples regatta at Philadelphia on July
4 and he hopes thl time to lanJ a win
ner He is disappointed at not being
able to use his nnv boat which vill not
to ready though it was promisd for
Th club has selected a new up river
landing Jast above Windy Branch It
Is much more convericntly located than
the old landing and less time III bo
consumed goln 10 and icturnlng from
it It Is hoped to hive It ready In a
few weeks wluii th occrslon will bo
celebrated with one of the old time
barge parties
Weekly Entertainments
The enlertaliment committee has pre
pared a progiam of events which prc
ent some pleasing fc atures for each
Wednesday evening each concluding
with a dance On account of the large
membership admission to the boathouse
hereafter to ncn memlcrs will be by
card cnlj
Charles G Warden ono of tho oldest
members and officer o the club has
been kept away from the boathouse by
an atock of rheumatism and his ab
sence is regretted ty the membership
Xed Derrick one of the old war
borses of the clrb and ore of Its
charter raernbcis 13 almoit a dally vis
itor and his stories of ye olden times
arc alwas entertaining
The boatboLFc Is more Invitlnt than
ever before Its big balcony Is crowded
every afternoon villi prett girls
Duivea Defeated Williams
for the Horstmann Mallet
Increasing Interest 1a the Sport Phila
delphia Players Here Peck at
Xcver in the historj of the local
inme has there been so much interest
shown in roque as at present All fhe
courts are crowded daily and upon
occasions of matches the side lines are
filled to capacity
The courts are all in excellent con
dition and many of the cracks arc
even no in championship condition
It is expected tl at the local plajcrs v ill
give good accounts of themselves in the
matches the vlll enter In the various
sections during the season and in the
naticnal tourney at Xorwich Conn the
thlid week In ugust
The local tournament for the cham
pionship of the South and from the
winners of which entrants to the next
j cars national are chosen will be held
here the third week la Feptember
Philadelphia Players
Among the visitors to tLc courts last
veek were Mr Charles H Edmunds and
-Mr T A Harris the crack Philadelphia
plavers The plajert several very in
teresting sets with local plaers
Several plajcrs from this clt plajcd
on the Wilmington Del club courts
on DccoratlonTiaj and among those who
came awav winners were C G Williams
and L J Baker It was the occasion
of the opening of the Wilmington club s
splendid courts and the affair attracted
a number of placrs from nearb cities
The club has three courts which are
said -0 be among the finest in that
section The visitors were unanimous
In their praise of the clubs hospitality
The Horstmann Malct
The local followers of tho game were
furnisned with plenty of excitement dur
ing the past fornight en account of the
match series between Williams and
Bombardment of Capital
Expected This After
Not Known Here to Whom Admiral of
Navy Is Friendly No American War
ship at Port au Prince Marietta May
Be Sent
After a period of quiet extending over
several weeks the political troubles in
Halt have apparently again reached a
crisis In a telegram received at the
State Department yesterday William L
Powell the United States minister at
Port au Prince savs thit he had In
formation that the Haltlen admiral
would bombard Cape Haltlen at 2 oclock
In the afternoon
Another telegram from Mr Powell
which came Immediately after the re
ceipt of the first contained the In
formation that the Haltlen government
disavowed the action of the admiral
Owing to the peculiar political situa
tion which exists in Haiti the State
Department authorities arc not able defi
nitely to Interpret Mr Powells advices
t last accounts the control of Port au
Prince and most of the principal towns
was In the hands of a urovlsloml gov
ernment headed b a former president
of the rTUblic
This provisional government was Inde
pendent of any connection with the con
stitutional government of President
Jiminer or the revolutionary party
ncaaeu Dy tenerai rirmin who was
until recently the Haiticn minister at
A Former Outbreak
An outbreak among the people of Port
au Prince resulted la damage to public
buildings assaults en legislative depu
ties and the abdication of President
Jiminer who placed himself under the
protection cf the foreign diplomatic
ccrps and finally left the country ac
companied by somo members of his
Flrmln who on his return from Paris
had landed at Capo Haltlen and organ
ised a revolutlonar army was then
marching en the capital The Haltlen
admiral whose force consisted of a sin
gle vessel declared for Flrmln and with
drew from Port au Prince for the osten
sible purpoe of assisting Firmln in an
assault ou seacoast towns
Realizing the serious condition of af
fairs a number of conservative men In
Port au Prince organized a committee
which undertook to administer the
Bicycle Sundries Free
Fur next tew ibvs a fine Gas or Oil liinp
and a Cuckoo Hell free with crr Hlrjcle
Nnu Is the time to tdke advantitc of our low
1 rites on Hit w les
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itOini fcurlln nietle yil is
5O0 vndrae Hie tie -220
Uaries White iW f2HH j
ttlljw fitted with Morum Coast
er Hraki S Tj
Just rteetvtd a chipment of rtambhrs
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424 Sth St N W
Duryca for the Hor3tmann mallet The
former was the holder of the trophy and
defended It in splendid minner but
could not again land it Durea winning
four to three games in a set of seven
So elrsely matched were the plajers
that it took the entire set of games to
decide the winner
At the beginning neither player vas
In good form but at the end ot two
games both showed Improvement and as
the contest prograssed their playing
caused Intense enthusiasm among the
crowds which lined the courts The
attendance was the largest ever seen on
the courts except during tournament
v nek
Duryea may be called upon to defend
the mallet shortly as there are a num
ber of aspirants for the honor of win
ning it
It is probabe that Durca vlll bo
railed on to meet Marr in about two
fairs of the government provisionally
After some dcla this provisional com
mittee was recognized by Mlnlsfr
Powell and other members of the diplo
matic corps as tho de facto government
The committee sent out emissaries to
negotiate with Flrmln and It was sup
posed that an agreement had been
reached by which Flrmln would abandon
the revolution and the country would
continue to be governed by the pro
visional committee
It is not known here whether the
Haltlen admiral Is still friendlv to
rirmin or is opposing the provlsloml
Sudbrookc Team of Baltimore Wins
the Second of the Inter
city Series
A team representing the Sudbrooko
Park Club of Baltimore which defeated
the Dumbarton Club two weeks ago 11
up camo over esterday for a return
match and this time won 7 up
The first match ot the series was for
five men teams and yesterdays contest
over Dumbartons course had six play
ers on a side
The course which is decidedly sporty
was in good condition a few of the
greens only being too hard and fast for
accurate putting Considering that
vveehs aunougn uurjea nas tne
tho coursc was entirely strange to the
before again competing Williams un
der the rules of the National Associa
tion will not be allowed to challenge for
it again urder ninety das
Peck at Wilmington
Paul X Peck one of tho best known
local players will visit Wilmington and
Philadelphia and probably Bovertonn
Pa early next month where he will
stiend some time and meet the crack
placrs on their own courts He Is es
pcclally interested in the new courts tf
the Wilmington club vhleh have been
furnished with rubber cushions just as
our Twelfth and Xlnth Street courts
have been treated
New Rule Book
The new rule book of tho Xatlonal
Association is out and is one of the
finest ever issued covering this now
quite popular game It Is plentifully
Illustrated showing cuts of the officers
of the Xatioml Association prize-win
ners Van Wickle badges and views
of the national courts at Xorwich Conn
and at Lnn Jiass and of several of the
local courts
It alio contains accounts of cham
pionship events and is altogether a
valuable addition to roque literature It
is presented by the American Sports
Company Xcw York Much of the In
formation relative to the game was fur
nished by Mr W H Wahly of this city
present national champion
V Isitors interested In the game arc-
made welcome at all times upon the
club courts situate on Twelfth near
P Street and at Xinth Street and Rhode
Island Avenu and at Anacostia
winners it makes their victory all the
more creditable
The test game for the home team as
shown by his card was played by Pcr
lcy who was 4 up on hs opponent Hag
erty The best of the day was turn
ed In b Dr Harlan who was 10 up on
R Hume He seemed to be in especially
fine form outdriving and outpattlng his
opponent at every hole His medal play
too was the surprise of the afternoon
going the course in 84 12 each way
The record of the course Is S3 and
bogey is CG an impossible score to
make over there links
Bankard the vounsest of the visitors
played a decidedly clever game and next
to the doctor was strong on long drives
rntl clever in his approaches thouga
sometimes off on his putting He led
off with It Looker onj beat him 2 up
Farnham beat Cator 1 up and Willctt
had the better of Williamson by 2 holes
Bridgeman was 2 down to Thompson
and Pcrley and Hagerty were the last
pair the former winning handily 4 up
With Dr Harlan out of the game the
local bo 5 would have had a good chance
to score their first team victory
After the match the visitors were en
tertained by the home team at the club
The score
it Looker 0
Karnlum 1
II Hume O
willett - 2
Bridgeman 0
Pcrley 4
Total 7
P3nkard 2
Cator 0
Ir Harlan 10
wllhdm on O
Thomson 2
llasjcrty 0
The last of the matches for tho Star
cup for local teams Is the one scheduled
for Dumbarton and Columbia Golf Club
It v as postponed several weeks ago to
allow the Columbia team to play in
Philadelphia and the date was left to
the choice of Dumbarton which latter
will probably fix upon a day next wee
for he contest
Coctnued from Tirt rajc
properl did so getting the necessar
run The score
Yale - It IB
Metcalf 2b 1 0
Wear rf 0 1
Barnwell cf 1 0
Cote If 1 1
Winslow c 1 2
Guernsey 3b 0 1
Miller ss 1 1
Chitterden lb 0 0
Garvan p 0 1
2G 11
government The officials are equally Two out when winning run made
ignorant as to whether the provisional
committee Is still In control
There1 Is no American warship at Port
au Prince The nearest the gunboat
Marietta is at San Juan Torto ftlco
where she is being held In the supposi
tion that she may be needed to assist
the Cincinnati and the Topeka In the
protection of American Interests In
Should additional advices from Minis
ter Powell show that American Intersts
In Haiti arc endangered the Marietta
may to sent to Haltlen waters
French Champion Motor Driver Makes
It in 137
PLYMOUTH June 28 Itlgal the
French champion motor driver covered
a mile here today In 1 minute and 27
seconds This beats tho record for a
standing start
Burlingame Westler
If George Burlingame the well knotvn
wrestler of Baltimore Is In the city
he will hear of something to his advan
tage If he will send Tils address at once
to the sporting department of The
Loin uiUc higgiT Bi wbal
Victor ISat cball Hat
TnnU Balls dozen
The Comet Kael et
The flu Rackets
Campbell Itacltets 3S a OO
Colltfjiate Itaelets 5hI UIJ
Si 50
Harv ard
Coolldge S3
Wendell If
Randall lb
Clarkson p
Stlllman cf
Skllton 2b 0
Matthews rf 1
Milne c 0
Carr 3b 0
Totals 6 C 27 11 1
Yale 00000023 03
Harvard 2 0 0 0 0 0 12 16
First base on errors Yale 2 Har
vard 1 Left en base Yale G Har
vard 3 First base on balls Off Garvan
3 off Clarkson 1 Struck out B Gar
van 3 by Clarkson 12 Two base hits
Guernsey Miller StIIman Sacrifice
hits Skllton Milne Carr Stolen bases
Metcalf Wear Randall Double pla
Winslow and Guernsey Hit by pitcher
By Garvan 1 Wild pitch Clarkson
Pised balls Milne 3 Time of game 2
hours and 33 minutes Umpire Lynch
Attendance S0C0
125 to Baltimore and Return Via B
0 R R
Hen Saturtlav and Ptindar ticket1 valid for
return inMl following MonJjv Good on all
trains except Hojal Limited
Iliscball filovM
ringer RIotm
HueMIn Flnicr flloTes I OU
Cutlers Vlttw for Boys OC
Itafiiie Tills JJlaiSD
Waifords Leaders for the 4th of July
Special prices pievnil just for tluec dajs only The e
are all ioods and of the bet quality NOTE
Tennis Xets Center Straps ard Mirk
Imr Tar
Vinx - lonjj ill- la t est I rfh
frame tits tompltte wiaww
Newport trcial Im
Ton Mt
In sldent Pintf lonfr
I xtra Itacaeis Ball-
at lowest prices
Ki hmj Tackle 4 piece
Trunk lt
3 plete Split
Feithr light Heels
Tiill line of Gnii Kifles and Hovoheis
and Table Xets
hakereare Heels 9v
iektl - plated Multiphing CT --
Reels GJC
eu Wooden Minnow Ruarantecl to
fitch fiMi or morei 2 S
refundtd vdicUU
ISlatk Kingfisher Silk LineOOC
ilonis Canoes on exhibition at ottr 0 Mote
We are the sole nsenti for the Umiowes Portable Pool
Killiail and Ping Pong Tables
Pdig Pong Table 8x4 feat 14 Ph oij Tails 9x5 feat 17
Tav Bird Piecle 127
Heading Standard 1101 Model i7
909 477
Penn Ave
Police Looking for Assailants
of Mr Hayden
Was Badly Beaten by Two Men Who
Have Left for Parts Now
Not Known
ALEXAXDBIA Va June 2S The con
dition of Mr G A Hayden of New Alex
andria Va south of this city who was
assaulted last Thursday by two men
named Brown and Redmond who also
reside at Xew Alexandria Is somewhat
Improved Mr Haydens assailants have
left for parts unknown
From what can bo learned of the as
sault It seems that Mr Ha den has
charge of a truck garden at Xew Alex
andria for Charles King Sou of this
city and both Brown and Redmond were
employed in the garden as helpers They
came to this city last Thursday with a
team They It Is said drove the horses
through the streets at a very rapid gait
and it seemed as If they would demolish
the wagon
Upon hearing of the occurrence Mr
Hayden came to this city and found
the team and the two men at the cor
ner of Franklin and Patrick Streets and
took possession of the team The men
afterward met Mr Hayden and assaultad
him As a result Mr Hayden was ter
ribly bruised and is now confined to his
bed at Xew Alexandria
The city treasurer will on Tuesday
next July 1 pa to the owners of bonds
of the Issue of 1S72 tho amount of their
holdings which fall due on that day
There Is now 350CO of these bonds out
standing 3000 of which Is held b the
sinking fund commissioners
Under the funding act of 187D all of
the stock of the year 1S72 was exchanged
but about 60C00 Tho last named tum
has since that time been greatly re
duced Of the amount to be redeemed
only 300 is now o ncd by those who
owned that amount in 1S79 The bonds
cf the issue of 1872 have paT little more
that those of tho issue of 1S79 as thay
have been subject to city and State
In the corporation court yesterday
Judge J K M Norton granted a charter
to tho Whitford Bros Company of
Viashinston D C the objects of v hlch
re to conduct a commission business in
farm and dairy products and to act as
ccneral auctioneers The sunTof 2000
is named as tho capital stock The fol
lowing are named as cfScers E O
Yhtford president W G Carter vice
president G L Whitford treasurer
and F G Williams secretary All the
officers are Washingtonians Mr C C
Carlin Is named as local attorney
The funeral of David Wlnfleld Beatty
who died last Vedncsday morning ooc
place at 1030 oclock this morning from
tho residence of his daughter Mrs E
P Taylor 601 Cameron Street Rev J
P Stump rt the Methodist Eplscqjnl
Church South officiated The Intermtn
which was private was in the Union
Following were the pallbearers
Messrs E F Price E II Harper Wil
liam II Hunter Henry K field E B
Kemp and Charles Price
The funeral of Mrs Mary E Howson
wife of Policeman James Howson wh
died last Thursday atterncon took placo
at G oclock this afternoon from Christ
Episcopal Church A large number of
relatives and friends attended Rev
Berrymau Green officiated and inter
ment was in Union Cemetery The fol
lowing vero the pallbearers Messrs
Fred Kaus Clarence Mills P C Timber-
mau W H Smith J T Watkins and
Robert Murphy
Capt S IJ Davis of thU city has been
appointed to the position of pilot on the
United States tugboat Triton which plica
between Washington and Indian Head
Captain Davis is an experienced steam
hart man He has been captain cf the
Baltimore steamer Georgianna and baa
alo commanded the Norfolk steamars
George Ijeary and Washington
The choir of the Second Fresbyterian
Church tomorrow will be assisted by Mr
William T Glover and daughter and Mr
Ilalstead Hoover all of Washington
Miss Glover will sing Open the Gates of
the Temple The choir will render
Hark Hark My Soul Mr Hoover
singing the solo parts
By request Mrs Carrie Evans Hulflsh
will rlns at the offertory Nearer My
God to Thee at St Pauls Episcopal
Church tomorrow evening This will b j
the lait time she will be heard at thin
church as her resignation 33 soprano
soloist goes Into effect July 1
At the Epworth League services ot tho
Trinity Methodist Episcopal Church tomorrow-
evening Miss Katie Leef will
sing a solo entitled One Entirely Sweet
ly Thought
A little girl mmed Mary Ccoke resld
icR on North Alfred Street thU morning
had hsr hand painfull burned in a pot
of boiling pitch She v as placing a stick
In the rot at the time when a mischiev
ous youth pushed her hand Into It
The Old Dominion Glass Works thU
afternoon cosed down for the summer
season The Virginia Glass Works will
also close down for the summer season
onrSIonday evening
Tannv Robblns of Occoouan Va hss
rotified the police here that a horse was
stolen from Ier place recently She be
lieves the rnmal was brought to thi3 city
and disposed of
Thieves last night entered the resi
dence of Mrs Hannah Blouse on King
Street and secured 23
Mr Drivers Innovation
Pure rxxl lav a would nit he necesarr if al
deale s aftopted Vr Geerse AV Drivers meth
od IV ha recentlr a new whisker
in WsIiiMTor Melville Outi and liefore
rvatt i it on the market lie had it rerefully
nmlraed liv Mr Clarenee Ilall thin acr r
Hif rf it- purity and excellence Tl i
ttliiakev n pu up in quarts ptnU aid half
pint bottles and Mr llallN anayw appears
en everv bottle 3lr Driver name alon on
the would be wcient Guarantee for
mos people but wuh this double cin inte
of vtfe iontv it I safe to predict that Mel
ville CluliJJIil Rje Whiskey wilt become one
ef the not popular brand in the District
Mr ficorpe VV Driver fAi Pcniuvlvania Ave
nue will be he distributer in Washington
I Special Suiting Sale for the 4th
Weve just got in another latge shipment of and
t light v eight materials in Fancy Flannels Pine Worsteds
and IlomVpun effecK We ate going to give jou men a rare
I treat for the 4th by maling up to jour order a swell stjli b
and uiessy Summer Suit made up in any style you wish
I Youts at
TwoPiece Suits Special at 1050
Beautiful pattern in French Flannels Wool Crash Fish
ci mans Cloth and other high grade fabrics 0 Q
Our leader this week to order
Cohen Gatty 621 Seventh St
Popular Price Tailors
Dont put up with an old hard rldinp bicycle when we can sell you
a new cne so cheap Car fares alone will moro than pay for a wheel
and vou can get there quicker on the Bike
Ramblers J Columbias
35 fy m
Ghainless f tjtflj j Chainless
S60 KT S75
T- -
AH It Costs for Bicycies
At 2o we have an excellent CRESCENT BICYCLE
At 33 we show tho Hartford Crescc t and Rambler
At 40 Columbias CIeveland3 and Tribunes
At 60 to 75 the finest Chainless Wheels In the World
Second Hand Bicycles S5 Up
American Gyce Mfg Go
WxhIncton BcmcIi
817 and 319 14th St
J G Wood
Smtesor to VM T nOHFRTSON
Tha Rambler Stores
429 and J31 Tinth Street

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