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The Big Stone Gap post. [volume] (Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Va.) 1892-1928, December 02, 1914, Image 3

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LOCAL ITEMS.
Trade with cash an<l get bar?
gain sale prices at the Nickels
Stores.
('. C Soarff, of lluntinpton,
W. Vtti, was a visitor to tho
(lap lust week.
,1 T. Morgan, of Mansfield,
onto, spout the week end with
iriends in the (lap.
\Y. H. Oildersleeve, of John?
son City; general Superintend
ontof the tannery at this place,
spent si*voruI days in tie-(lap
last week.
It. C. Snipes, of Hie C. 0. &
ii , was in town Saturday on
business.
Alilorm-y W. H. Itoiise, of
Clint wooil, was in town lust
week on professional business.
(leb A. Thrope, of the I'll
derwuod Typewriter Compuny,
of Itichmoud, was a business
visitor to the t iup last week.
Uev. .1. \V. Carinack, of
Richmond, wus the gm-sr of
Key. J. B. Craft, in I he (lap
last week.
A. W. Wagner, of St. Charles,
was in town Saturday.
litiy your Qrnpo b'ruti from
I'', K. Burgess. liest grade, fj
(or inc. ?Adv.
Uuy I.. Pugh, of St. Paul
spent Sunday in town.
\V. (i. Horton, of the United
Slitles Leather Compuny, of
Now York, spent several days
last week in the f lap looking
after business matters.
s. K. Puckett, of si Charles,
-pint Sunday in BigStonoOap,
Miss Kate Cherry, of Norton,
spent several days in the Gap
last week visiting her aunt.
Mrs. J. W. Kelly.
llememher every week a bar?
gain week until Christmas at
the Nickels St?rt s.
.1. W. Patterson, of (Jnines
ville, Alabama, spent a few
days in the <lap last week vis?
iting his nephew. .1. W. Hush,
.iml other relatives.
Pu.ul Martin, of Abingdon,
spent Thanksgiving in the flap
with his parents, riov. and Mrs.
I I'. Martin.
W. I). Tyler, of Dante, spent
Friday in the (lap.
.1. Q. Munsey, of Pineville,
spent Thanksgiving holidays in
the Clap with Iiis family.
Si/.es and numbers will be fill?
ed in us needed to keep up tin
stuck until the close of the Big
Sale at the Nickels Stores.
(leorge Jenkins, cashier of
the First National Hunk of Ap
paldohiu, spent Sunday in the
i lap.
Otis Mouser, vice president of
tin- Stonegu Coke iind Coal
Company, has returned from a
business trip south.
Mrs. W. H. Polly has roluril
eil from a visit to horn,-folks ai
I'onnington Cap.
The Woman's Civic League
will meet with Mrs. It. T. Ir?
vine, Friday afternoon at !t:30
o'clock.
Among the town folks who
took dinner at the Monte Vista
on Thanksgiving were: Mr.
and Mrs. C. L Chapman, Mr.
a.id Mrs. C. K. P.S.niton. Mr. and
Mrs. 0. I. Wade, Mr. and Mrs.
1.. T. Winston and daughter.
Mrs. Bailey, and Sam McCltlen.
K. F. Burgess bus just rebeiv
e l 2 barrels Of Norwegian Span
ish Mackerel.
I John Swing, of the engineer
I iug department of the Stonega
Coke and Coal Company, Iiub
i been transferred to Stonega.
Dr. C. B. Bowyer, of Stone?
ga, spent Tiiauksgiviug in the
Gap.
.Miss Caroline Rhodes left
1Monday for Bristol, where she
will Spend a few dnvH visiting
Miss Virginia Boverly, who Is
Iattending school at the Virgin
! ia institute thorn.
, Go in the Nickels Grocery
Company for your groceries,
! Vim v\ ill save money.
Lindsey Morton returned Sun-1
day night from Jonesvillo where
ho spent n few ilays visiting
Ills llliele, C I'. Ilorlon.
It, Ii. Pippin iV Son have
leased the Royul Liviiry Stuhle
to take effect December l-t.
They will also handle coal in
connection with Hit) livery.
Largest assortment of wall
paper in Wise County for sale
by W. (i ( oulls. Call and ex?
amine his slock.
Claude Kelly has purchased
a new seven passenger Itoiek
ear which will ho used for pas?
senger traffic.
(i. P, Jnnoa and (Maude Bev?
erly, deputy internal revenue
collectors went to Rbanoke
Sunday morning.
Mr. and Mrs. .1 P, Wolfe and
son and daughter, Peter and
Margaret, motored up to Appa
lachia .Sunday.
Miss Lillie Darker returned
to her homo at M llldota Satur?
day after a few week's visit to
her aunt. Mis. I'. M. Reusor.
Miss Anna McCbrmick, of
.Miildleshoro, spent a few days
in the Cap lust week visiting
her iinele, .I. I.. MeCrmick.
Miss Maude Wolfe, who is
teaching at Dante, spent the
Thanksgiving holidays in the
Gup with her father, .1. I'.
Wolfe.
Nickels Grocery Company
?eil for cash; and therefore sell
goods at low prices.
Miss Mary Bavos spent Thurs?
day in Norton visiting friends.
Miss Janie Blemp is spending
a fow days in Jonesvillo this
work visiting friends
.Mis. Mollie Horton and Miss?
es Maggie ami Edna Gjlly are
spending a few days at Wise
this week with relatives.
Dr. Harry Smith and brother,
Marion Smith, of Appalachia,
spent Sunday in the (lap.
Mrs. John McMullon and two
little daughters, who have beon
sp.?tiding a few days in the (lap
visiting her parents, Rev, and
Mrs. W. N. Wagner, returned
to In r homo at Tip Top, near
(1 rahum, Sunday.
Mr-. C. Sam Carter am! little
son, are spending several days
in Itoanoko ami other points,
visiting relatives.
Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Lowry
were the guests of Mr. and Mrs
Will Good loo Thanksgiving.
The ladies of the Baptist
Church will have their annual
Christmas snlo on Friday, Do
comber Ith, in the store room
recently vacated by W, W.
Taylor & Sons. All kinds of
fancy work, household linens,
lingerie, whole cakes, pies and
dressed poultry will he on sale.
Sandwiches, hot coffeo, <.>a,
ice cream and cake will he
served during the day. The
sale will begin promptly at in
a m. The public is cordially |
invited.
A Gift of Cut Glass
IS ALWAYS ACCEPTABLE
When selecting gifts for the women,
don't overlook cut glass. It will surely
please the recipient.
We have a line assortment i? >r you to
select from?something at any price you
wish to pay?and every piece a gem.
It is artistically designed, clear, deeply .
cut and almost as dazzingly brilliant as
diamonds.
Therefis a greater tendency each Christ?
mas to give useful presents. Nothing
combines art and real worth more har?
moniously than cut glass.
Mutual Drug Company
Big Stone Gap. Virginia
Jewelry
Our line is larger and belter than ever.
KinK*. Bracelets, Watches. Wrist
Watches, Brooches, sti.k ttn*. Beauty
Cuff Buttons, Pearl Necklaces,
Storting Vanity Coses, Cigarette Oases,
Mesh Bugs, Spoons, Manicure und Toll
tsi Sets. Watch Chains. Fol?. Cameo*
und stick Pins
mit fait tu look sit cur Wrist
Watches. American movement, tin" kind
that runs SIO, $11 and $12.50
Wo giuiruut).?orj article of Jewelry
?t<> price and quality;
Parisian Ivory
Our ex|ierieiiec in buying is your gnin.
Tho line is perfect, the price is rij lit.
Knives, Buttdnors,
35c
v Manicure Fill
all .">?>?? aellera at
Toilel ami Manicure Sets $2 SO up
Pin Cushions, Clothing a'nd Hal
Bruslios, lliiir Itccolvers, Puff Boxes
Ivory Whisk Brooms, Bonnet Bruslios,
Shoe lloriw. infant s. t,. Battles, Jewel
Fountain Pens
A UK tlnarnntcod Pen Si.
A full line "f Wntftrmnns' am) Parker's
Pens from S2 to $IO
Self Feeders, Vesi Pockol and Safety
Pens, gold mounted on pins. We per
sunnily guarantee every Pen we sell und
will lie pleased lo exchange lifter Holl
days if point does not sun owner.
Cut Glass and China
The nift Ihn! always pleases
TliO gift that never changes its value
War ha> Increased the con! of Pat
lern-, in Cut Class. Oar prices are low
cr than over, fiuuiranco on China has
Increased the coal of the latter 10 pei
cent, Our prices remain the same. Wi
Invite you to visit our most gorgeou
array of Cot Qlnss ami China.
Why, OUR DRUG STORE is just the place to come
to buy your Christmas presents. We can give you
exquisite presents, and the cost won't be much.
Only come in and SEE our Gilt Goods; you will
buy them. And those who get them will like them.
Hiiylers' and Nunnallys' Candies
The best from the East,
The choicest from the Smith.
These morsels will help to make Xinas an ideal one.
"Rememberl K man i> known bj the Candy he tends."
Fancy and regular size packages in i. -\ 3 and
5 pounds; Fancy baskets and fruits. Buy the
standards. I-Iuylers and Nunnallys and you are sure
to please.
Leather Goods
iiit lim? i? thn choicest pick of llio
manufacturer, of Leathei t..??is.
It Includes all the new nntnbcrs of La
lies' Party Boxes, l,nuim' lfcif<s. c-.ml
'?i-s. Jewel Cases, Writing Chocs,
Sewing Boxes and Sowing Baskots from
ISo.to II.V0U Quine Setsi Bridge Set*,
gold ,111 I silver liiiod ootktpsiblo Drink
inir Cups in l?nthar lioxes. Lawyers'
Briiif Cuhck, Flasks, (tents' Cigar iunl
Cigarette Case* and Match Boxm
Why Not Buy Him
A Watch?
LOOK! LOOK! 1.00k!
A 16 size 20 year Guaranteed
Case, 15 Jewel. American move?
ment, guaranteed by us for HO,
We also carry all the watches that
made the Dollar famous ? Ingcr
SoU, ji.?Oj (1.50, f-' <h> and $2.50.
Cigars, Pipes and Smokers' Outfits
''Cortcz Cigars fot M< n of Brains" means that the
most fastidious have selected these brands for their
excellent Aroma. Boxes pi 25s and soties. Prices:
$2.00. $2.50, 53.00 and $5.00 the box;
Our lim: of Pipes includes everything front 25c t
$10.00 All varieties of Briar, Meerschaum and C
bash Pipes. Cigars and Cigarette Cases.
KODAKS
Let the children kodak.
Let us show you the new
Brownie. Every day pictures
of the g,,nd timesarouudhome
easy to take with a
Brownie Camera.
Let us show yon how sun
pie ami inexpensive photogra?
phy is now-a-days.
:ala
NOVELTIES
Start Them RUM!
Uncle Sam's Bank will take care
of their savings. A ring for every
nickel. 1 for a dime, .i for a quar?
ter. Price |)1.50, Worth thous?
ands too child. Good banks for $1.
Childrett's Books?Up ? to date
tiovels. John Fox's Books, King
I Books, Memorandums, etc.
500 Votes tor every $1.00 Purchase ol all the above Articles.
KELLY DRUG COMPANY
BIG STONE GAP. VA.
Simon 10. Banks returned
Saturday night from Knoxville,
'I'enn.. vvlieru lie lias been tak?
ing a business course, and lias
accepted a position with the
South-West Insurance Agenoy
at this place.
Mrs. ('lias. Chapman, of Mid
dh-shoro, is spouding a few days
in the Hop visiting hor sister,
Mrs. II K. lienedid.
Miss Nan Burker, who has
been spending several days in
the (lap, visiting Miss Janet
Bailey, returned tu her home
in Salem, m ar Koanoke, Mon?
day.
Miss Bess Wygal, of Dryden,
accompanied Miss Kate Brown,
who is teaching music at Benn
ington (Jap, home Friday night
and spent the week end.
You will save in pur cent by
trailing with the Nickels Gro?
cery Company.
The Guild of Christ Church
will meet Thursday afternoon
at :i o'clock with "Mrs. I>. B.
Savers.
Jerome Wells and George
Rhodes spent Thanksgiving in
Lee County visiting friends.
Walker Jones and Arthur
Crawford spent Sunday in Mid
dleshoro.
Mrs. 0. K. Blanton spent the
Thanksgiving holidays in Bris
led, visiting her mother, Mrs.
McCluen.
Mrs. Tom Kgans and seven
children, of Kentucky, are
spending a few days up in the
valley visting Mrs. Vick Kgnns.
Mr. and Mrs. George Rohi
nette moved from up in the
valley last week to Keokee,
where Mr. Robiucltn is in the
lumber business near there.
Misses Emmn Duncan und
Georgia Bostwick spent several
days in Louisville, Ky., last
week shopping.
Call and see the large assort?
ment of wall paper ou sal? by
\V. G. Cotttts.
.Mayor an-'. .Mrs George W ar?
ren, (nee .diss Ruby R/tton),
spout Saturday and Sunday in
tin; (iap, on route to their homo
in Bristol from Drydcn, whore
they spont Thanksgiving with
Mrs. Walton's relatives,
FOR RENT:?Store room,
70x50 feet, under Monte Visiu
Hotel, lately occupied by vV
W. Taylor A Sons. Will rout
as a whole, or divide into two
rooms ami rent separately,
Apply to J. W. Kelly or ('. S.
Carter.
Miss Sarah Cochrnn Infi Sun?
day for Minneapolis, Minnesota,
whore she will spend several
weeks visiting relatives and
friends there and at other
points.
Mrs. w. K. Baker and daugh?
ter, Mrs. Paul Chestnut, ami
two children, spent Thanksgiv?
ing at Roda visiting Mrs. N.
Seals.
Mrs. Hugh Gibson, of Rich?
mond, Ky., arrived in the t iap
Friday and spent a fow days
visiting her parents, lir. ami
Mrs. 1). P. Orr. She went to
Gibson's Station Monday morn
ing to visit relatives, after
w hich she will go to Nashville,
where her husbund is undergo
ing treatment.
Mrs. James Green, of San
Antonio, 'Texas, is spending
sevoral days in the Gap visiting
her neice, Mrs. Crockett Ham?
iden, and sister, Mrs. Dave
Williams, who lives below
town.
The buyer fbr Nickels Stores
is attending the market this
week to purchase a log line of
Christmas goods. They will
he sold cheap for cash.
Mrs. H. K. Ruinier entertain
ed at dinner Thanksgiving: Mr.
and Mrs. J. T. Garrison and
daughter, Gladys, Mr. and Mrs.
Andrew Williams, Mr. and Mrs.
R. W. Klanary, Miss Winfrey,
of East Stone Gap, and Mr.
Wells.
CHOEC
I DU' l'i tll'U S\ IUI \\ \l.k*W-'
Walkers want Knud ibotl that tin not
thalc or annoy their led - shoos Hut
(it tad near ?.II nod yet arc nut cvpeil?
sivc. Wc have just what you want, and
hey cost nu innre ihm the ordinary
shoe. The comfort is in ihe making.
D. C. WOLFE
FARM BOOKKEEPING
THK <<>l VI'HY ilKNTI.KM AN says "IJualiicaa inetiiCKlakroTadeapeiiHahle,
Tin mi m who does not know what lila annual liiconio la should wake up and tind ont.
?nlj l.kkceplng wilt do the trhiki. After.bo has adopted it. ho niay discover that
he Iii- licon relying mi some one crop to make up for the deficiencies of other* Then
is of omission will rise up ai(alnat hlin liken nightmare unit lie will he con
il ih n l.n-iiM -- is business, just .1-. 1 wily i^ farming Is (arming?and tint the
latter calm..t thrive without the furnier." TTIK ?
offer* 1 k|m5i ill course in Karin Bookkeeping, which may he taken with,or Independ
! cht of other courses
IV rite for catalogue ami |>articulan Reservation* should be made for futnre
entrance A l i .-- E. M. COULTER. PrusUlont, Roanoko. Va
Mr. anil Mrs. W. H. Poll)
spun I ;i few days in E'ennirig
tou Gap last week Visiting rela?
tives.
Miss Mary Bays nnd W. D. j
Fuller spent Sunday in Appala
uhia, the guests of Mr. and Mrs.
i 11 irain Puller.
Joshua and John F. Mulllns
have the contract to erect a
line !'> room residence fur ,1. i\
VVhlf.i tin> corner of Bast
Fourth Street and Clinton Ave
nie- and a force of men com
inonced work- Monday oxcavat
: ing for the foundation.
Mrs. W. .1. Ilorsley returned
Tuesday night from Richmond,
whore she was treated at the
I Johnson-Willis Hospital, and
her many friends are glad to
I learn that she has greatly im?
proved.
The Indien <>i the Presbyterian
Church take this means of
thanking ami showing their ap?
preciation to Dr. Montague ami
Mr Willis for their kindness in
letting them have their sale of
fancy articles at the Mutual
I h ug Store, and also for their
help in many ways, anil ex?
treme courtesy shown them
while conducting the sale.
Mrs C Francis Camp, of
Dante, spent the Thanksgiving
holidays in the (Jap with her
grandfather, H. S. Shanklin
and Mrs. J. L>. McCormick.
Miss Bessie Kvorett, who i?
teaching at Kichlunds.und who
taught here last year, spent the
Thanksgiving holidays in the
Gap visiting friends.

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