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The Big Stone Gap Post.
VOL. XX. BIG STONE GAP. WISE COUNTY. VA.. WEDNESDAY. JANUARY 24. 1912. No. 4 REACHING AFTER THE LOST SHEEP the religious mail is a builder himself lie tnusl help riuike marks a return to hbinely first principles am! is realistic in Unit it seeks through indirec? tion tu foster a DOIlBO of good will toward our fellow ami discourage the notion so frequently emphasized by tile political ami business demogo glie that things here on the; earth are ??going to the dogs.'' Newspaper Men cripple I tic British navy, gov? ernment agon is departed for lire i hi led Mates today tu con? tract for the big shipments of fuel. It was reported that.they go to Newport News and >?"or iolk. Va. With miners all over Kngland voting in favor of a strike there is barely enough fuel mined at present to guppjy tho domestic needs for thirty 1 days. School Notes. Iiir.l ?niuN 'it'tli i Iriidt lie Palmer ton Khoa.l State and South America in ti calendar year juat ended wi I practically 300 million dolia [in value, u total in excess < I that of any earlier year Associated Charities Treasurer's Statement for the Three Months Kliding Jan. 16. 1912. Republican Mass-Meeting. r.v order of Republican CoUn ty Committee which met ai .Norton, Va., Jan, 17 intsaut there will !)?? u Republican mass mooting bold at Norton Va,, Saturday. iVovehibor .7 object ?t thie m iss meeting la to elect 21 delegates aujd 2-i I alternates to the District Con I volition to be held atBristol,Vn I February 21, 1012, also to tin State Convention at Boanoke Va.. March 12; 1912. All Ke ! publicans are requested ti I attend this meeting. R P. Barron, Uh'm'n ? 11. 11. Slemp, Sec'y. Junior Auxiliary Note place, composed >?( thd younger communicants of the church, ? N o Lause To Doubt win) was elected to mi out tin' unexpired term of Judge John W ('rice, resigned, hois been nominated for ro election by the democratic caucus in the Virginia legislature, which means that he will he re-elect ed to the l5rint.il judgoship without opposition. Judge Kelly was formerly a member of the law t'trm of Bullitt and Kelly of tins place Lime Rate Conceded N. & W. Will Transport Prod? uct at Minimum Charge. Virginia farmers living along the line "f the Norfolk life West? ern Kailrbad will lib able to get nil the agricultural lime they may i|eed at a rat. for freight oh trgoA which will surprise N esterday afternoon an order watt signed by the Corporation Commission, fixing the rate on agricultural limb for short dis? union, at a fraction over half a plied to the Norfolk & Western Kail mm! Kates for longer than h cohcessibti was made by in I his city some ntl inthft il w Inch ill the railroads ill the roads will grant tin pn i sints. Ii ich in o n d irtg magazine sub gency at tins pi ice, diviilg ii tun ' o sub lor Son liner s Maga itoh is Booii to begin on the exact number communication from Iber? of thai maga* est that we arrange* forking for your favoriti idjlte it time \ on wer ' 80. Kvery dollar you pa; tuck subscription to th .ii 51 'i s otes an Stockholders' Meeting. I in annual meeting of th ock holders' of Interstate Kail ad i !ompauy ? ill he held a 10 Pleirtchmiin House, Alex uiria, Virginia, Weil head a; ibruary 21st, at l'J:30 o'clocl in . for the purpose of hear g annual reports, electing nird of Directors anil trans itiug such btlier business a ay properly come before th eetfng. 11. B. PRICE, 7 Secretary. Stockholders' Meeting. The annual meeting of the Stockholders of 'The Virginia Coal and Iron Company will be held at The Fleischman I louse, Alexandria, Virginia, Wednes? day, February 21st, 11)12; at twelve o'clock noon, for the purpose of hearing annual ro ports, electing a Hoard of Di? rectors and transacting such other business as may properly come before the meeting. u. Ii. Prior, 1 1-7 Secretary.