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Urin Yunr, - SI.DO
Mix Months, - .60
Thriio Month*, - .??
laitere.1 Mcorilliic to i-onml reguUtiOM
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itn.t-elu.Hh intttol
SUBSCRIbi'RS uro oiirnoBtly r.'
quested to observe tin- "date
printed on their address nlij?H,
which will keep thoill at all
times posted us to the dtltb
of the expiration of their stile
srriptton. Prompt nild timely
attention to this rmpiOBt will
save all parties a great deal of
You can generally gauge the
qunllly of a ninn'H kindness by
the llll'eelion of his <|og.
Peaee talk keeps right on
hohhiug up over in Europe, ami
as religiously hohs tight down
Who says the world isn't on
the move: You can nee a mur?
der almost any night hy goin^r
lo the movies
Von will never he nlliil to
Bprinkle hvi up on the tail of a
Hy so long as you wail for tlie
other fellow to ciltcll it lor
Some fellows are always look?
ing aroiiiul lo nee whether the
oilier fellows are working or
ilotj Ami that is why the boss
is always watching them.
Before marriage some men
take their bcHl girls out and
scatter moiiey to tin- winds.
Hut live years later wifey often
yearns longingly foi the price
of n stick of gum.
Some statesmen can talk for
a few minutes and their words
make history. t ithers run
spout for a week at a lime ami
no one ever remembers a word
I hey say.
Having fail- d in his announc?
ed determination to kick the
American army out >>{ Mexico,
the .Only' remaining thing now
for i Uiregon lo do is to kick
some sense into Oarrair/.n,
When you hear a fellow eon
stunt ly grumbling a boul his
hod; he is simply advertising
the fact that be is getting ex
nelly tin- luck that he is ru?
ined to.
Wo e in imagine no more
distressing sight than to neb a
beautiful complexion disappear
ing with the prespirntion on a
hot summer day.
Senior Ihm Ycnstinno (Jar
ran en opened his mouth and
emitted another lerrillc roar I lie
other day. I bis lime lo- kick?
ed us out of Mexico in etie
Inrath an 1 conceded thai we
are still there in the next
Prominent Engagement.
Mr. ami Mrs. Barton Myers,
of Norfolk, have announced the
e 11 g a g e III e n t of tin It
daughter, Miss Louisa Barton
Myers, to Itov, John H?bard
Lloyd, son of Mrs. Lloyd and
the late Archdoncon John L.
Lloyd, of Lynchburg. Miss
Myers is now leaching in St.
Agnes School for Japanese
? in Is in Kyoto, Japan, and Mr.
Lloyd is an Episcopal mission?
ary in Tokyo, Japan. The wed?
ding will lake place, in tin
early autumn in Kyoto.
Miss Catherine Myers, sister
of the bride to be, will leave
Thursday rtftt moon for Wash?
ington to join j)r, and Mrs.
Rudolph B. Teulsor and family
and leave for San Francisco,
whence iliey will nail on July
s, on the Japanese line for
Yokohama. She will join her
Mi-ter iu Tokyo.
Dr. and Mrs Tuusler spoilt
.some time in Richmond recont
ly as tlie guest of relative? at
Westhampton. It i e h in o n d
ers1 Associa?
'I'lif June meeting of tho I'hr
cut Teachers' Association was
hold in tlio (Jflh grade room of
the public uchool building Wed?
nesday nfternoou beginning in
at foiir o'clock.
There wan a fair attendance
in spit.' of the bent ami (Imex
citehieht of the militia leaving
townj und a bhiio loill game,
nearly twenty heilig present.
The President. Mrs. Savers,
opened the meeting with a few
explanatory remarks tiboiil the
absence of Supt. llillmon who.
it was hoped, would 1)0 present
at this mooting ami inspire the
Association with his contagious
net liusiusm.
Mrs. Savers read a communi
cation from .1 II. Binford, who
is State Inspector of Knrnl
Schools, in which he says:
it rrrtalnly gladdens nio lo know that
yiMI have thin orgalilrallon, :.s I believe
llinl tin' work icprosoutrd hy your a?
fuK'latiiih the grt ntoat ttcliiiol work luing
i iitrlisl mi In nur Slsl?, There are now
over I,'MM league* lu Vjrglula ami tliby
an- doing a w.m.lci till work
tin. reason ?i h.r.niii discouraged
?rillt stich work is thai wo exiieol too
ijreal things from it I hol ronllilorti il
you ran Interest even twelve or liflei n
citi/en* of your tovi u unit If tegular inect
titigs can bo held ami just a Hille dellnlte
work iloiie eavb year, the vain.- of your
?luioetatloii will he rcciignir.ed hy nil.
So fat as I cait see nt the pro-cut lime,
my work will iiotearry mo nein Hin Stone I
tlaiuintlljtily.nl least. I may \ isii al
vacation school in Scott eomity during I
Hie latter part ot .lulv. anil If yliiu as {
moo la t Inn deems it wine to hold a moiling
about that lime, I could let you know
Interim. 1 rather think thai you could I
work up a ?ucecofifiil meeting with short
talks by one or two of yoiit ow n citizens
and by Ul McCo.11 and my . II
As Mr. Binford is one of the
iOxecuttvq Committee of the
Co-operative Kducatiou As?
sociation of Virginia, it would
boyory fortunate for our A ssoci a
tion if we could work up an on
tliusiastic mooting of patrons,
ami with this in view, Mrs.
Buyers was asked to write Mr.
Binford nhd'Jtell him to ad visu
us as early as possible relative
to the date of his probable visit
so that It could he well adver?
tised. I)r, McCoimoll is always
a welcome visitor to the (lap.
lie is ilrd Vice-I'rosuleni of the
Stale orgai.i/ntion and knows
the Southwest probably as no
other one school man knows it.
(loO'l Ul ws to all was t he
statement by Mrs. dun. NY,
Oliolkloy that Mrs. B. il. Valen?
tine, President of the Kquul
Suffrage League, of Virginia,
would lie at Wise al the duly
term of court. Mrs' Valentine
has done a wonderful work foi
j tllO Schools ?f the Stale and of
Uichmoml. She was interested
in schools before sin- become
interested in suffrage. She is
a fluent and graceful speaker!,
well informed, with her whole
heart ami soul in her chosen
life-work. Mrs. 0 h a 1 k I o j
thought it not only possible,
hut very probable, that Mrs.
Valentin?) would address the
Association at this place if sin
were asked to do so and would
not make a suffrage speech,
either, so Mrs. Chalk ley was
requested to writ.- Mis. Valen
line and extend an invitation
to her to come to Big Stone
(lap on a dale Lo he decided la?
ter co-incident with her visil to
Pr?f. Wolfe closed the meet
ing with a few remarks perti?
nent to the occasion, lie es?
pecially ompbasi/.ed the hood of
doing something definite in (he
Association and avoiding gen?
Operated On For Appendi?
Bay Li It roil, the bight-year
old sou of Dan Littreil, at Cast
i Stone (lap, was operated on
I W ednesday morning by Dr.
Qilinor and Baker assisted by
j.Miss Mafy Connor, trained
The operation w as very .suc?
cessful and the patient is doing
nicely. Miss Bobbie Garrison,
of die Protestant Hospital al
Norfolk, is nursing the case,
Miss Connor having boon ill,
herself, for several dlij s pre?
vious lo the operation,
j Some little lime after the
I operation, little Martha Liltroll
I three years old, found an open
bottle of catholic acid and spill,
ed it very generously over her
little body, burning her very
badly. It was at lirst thought
j that' she had swallowed (In
I poison, which would probably
have been fatal. She, al?
so) is getting along nicely.
(?Id newspapers for wale at
this olllce.
Mrs. Moore Dead.
Mr?. Moore died at lier homo
in the volloy ubove KaBt Stone
(Jap, V*a., last Sunday aftet
neon at 1:00 o'clock. She had
been Buffering about nine
months with a cancer, On
March 1 t, she was moved to
the Deaconess Hospital at
Louisville, Ky., for treatment.
I lore she underwent an opera?
tion with the hope of prolong?
ing her life a lit'le while loiig.-t ;
hutjas the long-tolerated disease
had' gotten sueh a great head
way the operation guyono aid.
She was Boon brought back
homo to spend the remainder
of her life in hours of hard suf?
Tin- dei'eased will J.?l years old
at Hie time of her death. She
was horn in Harlan County
Kentucky, where sie- spent her
girlhood days.
She professed faith in Christ
nbottl twelve years ago, and
has lived an upright Christian
life. She gained f riends where,
ever she went, mid everybody
loved and tespeeted her who
knew her.
Funeral services were eon
ducted at Hast Stone Cap Men
day morning hy Ko\\ Wm. I
Kohinett. The body was laid i
to rest in the Itiverviovv Ceme
tery til Last Stone (lap.
The deceased is survived by |
four children, Mr?. Don! Moore,]
Miss Vera Moore. Thomas
and I lohat t Wilt.
Card of Thanks.
We wish to express our sill
.e gratitude and apprecia?
tion lo our many friends who
so kindly aided us during the
illness and death of our dear
inot her.
Thomas and Unhurt Wilt.
Sleinp's Secretary tines to
Washington, June J7.?Wil j
iiaiii l>. (Jariies, of Rig stone
(>ap, Va., has Imen appointed
nfticiul stenographer at thei
American embassy at Petto-1
gard. His salary will he J2,
a year and expenses. Il'e stttl:
ed for his post at once.
CUmCs wnS secretary to Con?
gressman Slemp for several
years. He is a Republican
For tie- past three years he has
been employed in tlie diliees 1 I
the ollieial stenographer of the
A viicOncy oeclired in the
Petrogiiril embassy, Carie s tip
plied for the position, and as a
relief was needed at one,, he
was appointed without regard
to tin- civil Service I'-ii-tol
Herald Ceti tor,
Tourainc Ladies Entertained.
Mrs. \l II. M isters delight?
fully entertained the ladies ol
the Touruine Flats last Wed?
nesday llfternouil 111 her apart
incuts from three thirty to six
coiiiplimiiiitiiry t-> lor guest,
Mrs. Lynn Rogers, of Johnson
City wie. has been visiting
her (he past three mouth-*.
At lie- elo-,,f the afternoon,
Mrs. Masteis served a delicious
salad eourse to the following
guests: .\|.luiiies Shunk, Fred
(libson, Fal Taylor, I i'. Tay?
lor, It. Harris,',). 11. MnthoWs,
Ii. Hyatt, U.S. Benjamin ami
Lj im Rogers.
Calomel is Quicksilver ami
Acts Like Dynamite tin
Your Liver.
(hilomcl loses \ on a dav!
Yoii know what calomel is. It's
mercifryj quicksilver. Calomel
is dang.'tons. It erashes into
sour bile like dynamite, cramp
ing and sickening yon. Calo?
mel attacks (he hones ami
should never he put into your
sy .-lem.
When you fool bilious, slug,
gisb, constipated and all knock
ed out ami believe you need a
dose of dangerous calomel just
reineniber that your druggist
sells for ?d cents a large bottle
of Dodsou's Liver Tono, which
is entirely vegetable and pleas,
ant lo lake and is a perfect sub?
stitute for Calomel. It is guar?
anteed to start your liver with?
out stirring you up inside, und
can not salivate.
Don'i take calomel! It make*
you sick the next day; it loses
you a day's work. Dodsou's
Liver Tone straightens you
right up and you feel great,
(live it to the children because
it is perfectly harmless and
doesn't gripe.?-adv.
Mrs. J. 0. Munsoy and daugh?
ter, Miss Madge, and Miss Ret- |
to Thompson motored down to|
Jonesville Friday to attend thai
burial of Mrs. Munsey's niece,
Miss Eiliel McDowell, who "died |
Thursday night there at 9:80
after a lingering illness of a
few months
Mrs. \V, s. Polly returned
Thursday night from Gum Cily
where she had been visiting
relatives for a few da) 8.
Misses Louise Qoodloe, Vir?
ginia Beverley, Buth Preacott,
Madge Munsey, Margaret and
Obristme Miller. Messrs. WH
lard Miller, Sari McUluen, It.
B. Casper, Donald Preacott and
W. Shank were among those
from the (lap who attended the
dance at Stonega Thursday
Claude L. Gaiijoi, a promi?
nent mining engineer, of Hunt?
ington, \V. Va., is spending u
few days in the Cap and sur?
rounding territory examining
liio coal development of Big
Black Mountain and Poor Kork
Coal Fields Mr. Uililjot is rep?
resenting some large interests
ami will probably make regular
visits here.
News has hi-en received in
the (lap id tho mal ringe of Miss
Nora Lee Smith, the y oungest
daughter of Mr. and Mrs.
Col., it L. Smith, of St. Knill, to
Mr. Lutisford T. N?ckels, who
holds a prominent position with
I ho government at I'lnttSburg,
N. V.. which oCcured at the
home of the bride in St. I'aiil
on June twenty-eighth. Miss
Smith will he pleasantly re
ntembereil in the (lap where
she has visited a number of
Among the visiting attorneys
attending Supreme Court of
Appeals this WeekUre: Messrs
II. A. Kouth. Verna Boiith, T.
K. Sout hoi land, B. T. Wilson,
of Lebanon, \V. H. Robertson,
of Big Stone t lap; W. Ii. Werth,
Barnes Gelllbpie, of TuzeWelL
K. M. Fulton, of Wise; Mi A.
Dougherty', of Gurtdfy. and B.
K. Chase. of Clin t wood.?
WvthoviUe Enterprise
.1. K. Bullitt, Jr.. returned
from Richmond Friday night
Josh did not enlist with Com?
pany H. as reported, on account
of the necessity of Ins help in
the Bullitt dtd Chalkley law
efUce at tins place, already
shorthamle ! on account of the
absence of Copt. Bullitt ami
< led. ITuylor.
M!s. II K i In'g and little son,
of Beaver Kalis, Penuj, are
spending several days in the
Cap with Mrs i 'tig's parents,
Mr. and Mrt- K. .1. A. Drcnncn.
Mr. and Mrs. V. S. Paine, of
Knill-, ami guest, Miss (lav
White, of Ahiugtou, spent Sat?
urday in t he (lap the guests of
Mr. and Mrs. W. II. Kobertson.
Miss Maude Wolfe returned
Id In r home in the I lap Mon?
day night from Virdch, 111.,
where sin- has beeil spending
i ?o v\ .- ks with her brother,
[RtlfUS Wolfe.
Sliss Margaret Catron, the
I retty little daughter of lion
.lohn I 'atroll, has retui lied from
a two weeks visit to her graud
fnther Darnell near Kyi.-'s
Km d, Ten h*
Mr. ami Mis. Bud Darnell, of
Cadet, have Oden spending a
few days with relatives near
Kyle's Kord, leim.
Miss Fibril Bruce returned
lust wick from Bristol where
she has been spending si vernl
days visiting relatives.
II M Tackelt, who has a
position with a coal company
near Middlesboro,:spoil! a few
days this week with his mother
in the (lap
Misses Margaret - Barren and
guest, Nina Johnson, of Tn
COimt, were the guests of Mis?
ses Mary Blair and Lticilo Mar?
tin Saturday night for supper.
Mrs. B. C. Harris and little
son, Raymond, left last week
for K noxvslle, where they will
spend two weeks'visiting rela?
Mrs II. .1. Burdeiiott and lit?
tle son returned hist week from
Blnefield, where they have he n
spending the past month with
Miss Lillian Watts, of Bowl?
ing Green, Ky.. has been spend?
ing several days in the Gap
with her sister, Miss Watts til
the home of Mrs. W. 11. Carnes.
The l'ost has a W ar Corres
pnndent with Company II so the
latest doings of our boys in
khaki whether in Uichinoiul or
in Mexico may he expected in
each issue.
Our Motto
is giving all we
can for what we
get? instead <>f
getting all w c
t an (or what we
We have thirty
years practice jo
stone work and
ran mak,: or do
any Monument,
al Work d-sired
at the lowest
Manufactured by
Joe Aliiior* ? c > 11 vsi
Instead of having to make a selection from two or throe picci
umrtile as the average agent carries, wo can show you any
all kinds of miilerial Hiiitnhle for monumental slock. \Ve
cnpahle of explaining any thing attout t iranite or Marble of
kind. Let us call <>n you ami show ami ilemoiiHtrate th, K.
ami ?Mirk ami save you the Ugeilt'S commission. If inter,
drop Iis a eiinl ami we will call on von. Wo have er.
Home of the best Work in I,re ami Wise CoutltioB. It wont
von mix thing to look. We make terms to suit the buyer.
Yours very rosp'ectftillyi
|Ol3 MIXOR iSr S< >A.* S
Gsk. ne L ??7h ' roof to Mart with"
I j..-M They last <? lifetime,
\ ' ~> <f never leak. ore sforinprt
v and beautiful.
, for Sa/if JSy"
JOSHUA ?i JOHN F. MULLINS, Big ?tonti Cap, Vi
- ic Baus? apESRwsEisiEiBiB a^?i^aiaipB?MSiraia^?i3Ji??'j^,ri!rJi--'-s ?
Reduction in Lamp Prices
Effective July 1st. 1916
at the following prices;
in watt Lamps .cash 2,2c?charge 25*
15 watt Lamps .cash 22c?charge 251 |
25 watt Lamps .cash 22c?clinrge 251 |
4b watt Lamps .cash 22t:?charge 25t: |
66 watt Lamps; .cash aye cliarge 321: "
um Watt LaihpM .cash 52c?charge 57c. ;i;
mo wait "t " Lamps.cash 85c ? charge 95c |
200 watt "("' Lamps.cash si.70?charge si.S0
300 watt "C" Lamps.cash i2.55--charge $2*65
Electric Transmission Company of Virginia
Mil* Stone Gap and Appalachian Va.
For the lonesome Wcruaa
Take this prescription and have ft
filled at the nearest Business Oflico
of the telephone company: "One tele?
phone., to he installed in the homo
and used every day."
A little tulk by telephone can ho
recommended to bring sunshine into
n dark day. Try it on your family.
Our local manager will give vou full
? . E- a U"-TON. L""l Manager,
?'? 9000 Norton. V
State of Ohio citv . r i<i i i
Lueas Couiiir ? 1 ?t.
Krank .1. ci . i,. \ ,?.:? , ?. ., ?, . .
senior imrtncr . t il? , ?, r '? ' ,!"
& Co , dolni: liuslm?, In'th, luii'
Isdo. County aii.i vi ,., ... , , , "".
Itiat said itrni ?in ', ', .. 'V ..'!!'.!
HUN'DHKM Mil l ?js r ," V , "'
??ry case of Catarrh that f"?JJ.
by the use ot IIA! I.'H OAT \ HUH i?( 'ii'i?
Sworn to bcfor^^^,;, '
Ayi?'"it?lc'' """ c,h *'y "f :' '
<3">u A. XV. O f,13 A SON'
Hall'i Catarrh fur.. I? Wt^i?&
?miK.j ,V,,h.:NKV * CO. Toledo, o
?2LJ w '"'"KIMS. ? ?
Ts?, Halls Family Pills tut cnstlpslloo
For Sale at Half Price.
Kight-ronm residence in < ladet.
$026 will buy Ibis house il selil
at cilice fbr ciisli.
\i. It. Beafly,
Crawford, Ntdira?ka:
It's "Tommythis" and 'in:
my that," an' "Chuck 'im
out, the brute!"
Bttt it's "Saviour of 'iH conn
try," when tlio guns biigm
to bboot.
? Kipling.

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