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The Big Stone Gap post. [volume] (Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Va.) 1892-1928, November 15, 1916, Image 3

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Candy that is Wholesome
Quality in candy is a matter that we are rather fussy about. All
our candies comply with the National Pure Food and Drug Laws
in every particular. You will find nothing more pleasing in the
candy line than
Huylers' and Nunnallys' Chocolates
of which we carry an elegant assortment in -packages from
one half to one pound.
Pure .. Fresh .. Sweet .. Delicious
ICelly Company
big erroivi^ GAP, v>v.
I), S. Skinner, of Keokee, was
visiting in town Sunday'.
J. W. Quillen, Jr., and A. VV.
Compton were Norton visitors
in the Gap Saturday.
J. N. Hillman, of Cooburn,
superintendent of Wise County
Schools, spent Saturday in
\V. A. Anderson, professoi of
the Lebanon High School, was
visiting in the Cap Saturday.
Miss Rebecca Napier was up
from Turkey Cove Saturday
and Sunday visiting relatives.
D. B. Snyors and family re
turned to the Cap last week
from a several days visit with
relatives in Ohio.
0, C. Long, the automobile
man, spent Saturday in Bristol
on business.
Mrs. .Mike Ohristopbus and
little son, who have been spend?
ing some time in the Cap with
Mrs. Ohristopbus1 parents, Mr.
and Mrs. Tucker, returned Kri
day to their home in California.
.Mr. and Mrs. Cary Laugher
ty and Mrs. Perry motored up
to Wise .Saturday, where they
visited relatives.
Mrs. Harold Hatcher and lit
tie son, of Harold, Ky., are vis?
iting relatives down in theOovo.
Miss Kuby Kemper spoilt Sat?
urday night at Appalaehia
with Mrs. Ed .Mouser.
FOR SALE.?On easy terms,
three nice residence lots near
the Ball Bark. AppI) to lir
C. E. Grooar, St. Paul, Va t I-17
Miss Mabol Gaines,?f Norton,
spent Saturday and Sunday in
tile Gap visiting Miss Janet
Mitm Dorothy Tackelt spent
Saturday and Sunday at Pen
nington Gap visiting friends.
Mr. and Mrs. \V. R. Wren, of
Chilhowie, spent a few days in
tho Gap last week, guests at the
Monte Vista Hotel.
Miss Gertrude Bailey, of
Olinger, is spending a few days
in the Gup with Miss Janie
Miss Angy Manning Taylor,
a prominent mission worker
and lecturer, has returned to
Appalaehia from a ton days
visit to Birmingham, Atlanta
and other Southern cities.
Mr. and Mrs, Jas. It. Taylorl
returned to tlm (!up Monday
morning from Cincinnati,where
Mrs. Taylor was operated oh
for nose and throat trouble.
b. K. Pickerel, catcher, foiH
the Big Stone Gap base ball1
elttl) the past summer, left. Fri
day to cjueli the high school in I
athletics at Fostoriu, ' Ihip. Mr..
Pickerel said it was his iuten-|
lion to return to the (lap next
KOK SALE?-Saddle horse of
registered Denmark strain, '
gelding, 4 years 0 months old,
partially trained in the saddle
gaits, thoroughly broken to
harness, gentle disposition, i7
hands high, weight L070 pounds, j
One of the best bred colls in
Wise County today. Reason
for sidling: now using a car.
Apply at this office
11. M. Meek, of Haiti more,
spent a few days in town this
week on business.
Tip folly; of Appulocliin,
spent Sunday at the Monte
Vista Hotel.
The ladies of the Baptist
Church will hold their annual 1
sale of fancy work on Friday
November 24th.
Geo. Moore, of Jonbson City,
spent a few days in the (lap
.Mi.-s Florence Smith, who
has been spending six weeks in
the Gap visiting Mrs. I. C.
Taylor, returned Thursday
night loher home in Detroit,
j Mich.
I Mrs. E. K. Uoftdloo spent a
few days lust week in Kuox
I ville.
Misses Florence McCormiek
land Sarah Cooh ran were shop,
ping in Appalachia Thursday.
Mrs. Henkle will be. hostess of
the LloytlGuild ofOhrislChuroh
at the Monte Vista Hotel Th?rs
day afternoon, at ;i:.-iO.
George Mullins, who is work?
ing at Kingsport, spent a few
days in town last week with
his family near the Southern
W. F. (Jrowdor, who is work?
ing near (Iraliatn, spent a few
days last week with bis family.
F?ll RENT?Six room houso
with bath, servants room, large
front and back porches, cellar,
etc. Next to Episcopal Church.
Further information furnished
by L. T. Winston, Treasurer.
I Notice of Application 1
p For License 1
[SJ Notice is hereby given, tliat in conformity with Is]
jgj tlie provision of an Act of the General Assembly of [s
(SI Virginia, approved March 10, 1916. (Acts 1916, Chap- rajl
[9j ter 146, pages 219-223-224), the undersigned, will on 151
r|] November 27, 1916, at 11 o'clock a. m. of that day llji
[r? apply to the Circuit Court of Wise County, Virginia, j-gji
[0 for ajicense to purchase, store and sell wine for sac- i5]
Ijgj ramental purposes, and pure fruit, ethyl and grair.
[Gj] alcohol for medicinal, scientific, mechanical and phar- raj
macentical purposes; and to purchase and use ardent jSl
spirits and alcohol 'for the manufacture of flavoring l[=j
extracts, toilet, medicinal and antiseptic preparations raj
or solutions, and patent and proprietory medicines, Jaj
as provided by the said Act of Assembly, ?j
Mutual Drug Company '?
'Congressman 0. B. Slemp
received through the mail lust]
Thursday morning a large
shovel from a party in Russell |
County which Mr Slemp treas
urers very highly and will Ii od
good liso of it in the future.
Miss Mahle Durham, of Nor?
ton, was visiting at the home
of Mr. and Mrs, 0. D. Vaughn.
Rev. W. A Brooks, of Coe-1
burn, will (ill the pulpit at tho|
Baptist Church Sunday morn?
ing at 11 o'clock and Itov. \V.
A. Simons at night,, in the ah
sence of the pastor.
W A N TED.?Salesman for I
each town in Virginia, Spien- j
did opportunity for reliable par
ly. R iferonco required. Ad*
dress ,1. V. (! wait (lev, Room 'Jill
Times Building, Ronnoko, Vu.,
Miss Lillian Head, who bus
been touching school at Upper]
Elk, in Buchanan County, for
the past two months, returned
Saturday to her home in tin
Miss Lillie Ca wood, who has
been spending a few months in
one of the Hospitals in Rich
ni?nd, studying to he a nurse,
is spending some lime with her
parents above the furnace on
account, of her health, she hav
ing been operated on for tip
poudicitia a few weeks ago.
Rev. .1. M. Smith will lilt his
regular appointments next Sun?
day as follows: frosby terian
Church 11 a. m., Buffalo (Jap
3:30 p. in.. Cracker's Nock 7 p
m. A cordial invitation to all
to attend these services.
The Ladies' Aid Society of I
the Presbyterian 0hunch will
hold their annual Kancy5^ Work
Bazarr on Thursday, Novem?
ber 'J:lrd, in the vacant stores of I
j the Monte Vista Building. A|
full line of Parcel Post pack:
ages and Japanese Ware will]
a IsjjJ he offered for sale.
FOR S ALK?Dining Room
Set, consisting of one table,
soven, chairs, two china closets,
jonubulTct, one serving table,
all quartered oak, good as now.
Will sell as a whole or in part j
I at a bargan. For particulars
I call at this office.
Mr. and Mrs. Chas. I. Wade,
who huvo been living in th(
Oap for several years will leave
Sunday morning for Bristol,
where they will visit relatives.
also at Christianshurg, before
j going on to Washington, where
I they will make their future
home, Mr. Wade having resign?
ed his position here with thel
Stonega Coke and Coal Com?
pany to accept one in Washing-1
Rev. J. B. Craft left Tuesday!
for Norfolk to attend the Bap
list General Assembly of Vir
ginia. On Thursday of this!
week ho will deliver an ad
| dress before the Assembly on
Home Missions. On his return
J home Mr. Craft will stop
Bristol, where, on next Sunday
morning, lie will preach the
j dedicatory sermon at the North
I Baptist Church in that city.
WANTED?At once, a num?
ber one Armature Winder ?
North fori; Electrical Repair
|& Supply Company, Northfork,
W.Va. tf.
Team Drivers, Timber Cut?
ters, and man to work around
saw mill. Also to cut extract
wood. Good wages paid for
good workers. Apply to
1 -111-47 Black wood, Va.
Conley T. Roasor, who hohle j
la position with the Elkbnrnj
I Coal Corporation at Fleming,
iKy , returned to his work last
? week after spending a few days
with his parents in Lee County.
The Johnson City Staff has
the following to say in regard
to I'aul Jessee, a former Big
Stone Gap boy, who holds an
important, position with the
Soldiers' Home at that place:
Paul Jessee, chief cook, who
has been absent on sick leavo
for several months is on deck
again sound as a grnnitn block
and happy as a lord. This re?
lieves Hurry C. Cutting, who
has acceptably tilled the posi?
tion temporarily for bis friend.
To mark the return to the old
regime, t'ae two joined yester?
day in making a bplendid big
pot pie for dinner for all. Mr.
Cutting will go to Mobile to
visit a son.
All parties are prohibited
from hunting or trespassing on j
my farm, situated near the
western limits of the town.
\V. S. Mathews
Shower for Miss Batkins.
Mrs. Sidney Southorlnnd,1407
Grove Avenue, has issued in
yilntions for a linen shower, to
be given in honor of her sister,
Miss Edith P. Batkins. whose
marriage to Mr. Denny C. Col?
bert, of Marion, Va., will take
place next week. Mrs. Blither
laud wiil entertain at home
Monday afternoon at 1 o'clock.
?Richmond Virginian.
Karl Stoehr, Manager for
Kelly Drug Company, will ap?
ply for license (<> despense ami
use in manufacturer and com
pounding of I'harmacential
preparations, Ethyl alcohal, I".
S. P.j November SO, lOlO.
Young Elcctrican Is Elec?
1). \V. Dixon, an electrician,
25 years of age, met instant
death at Kingsport Saturday
afternoon. He was in the em?
ploy of theClinchlleld Portland
Cement Corporation, and while
at work repairing a wire, came
in contact with a voltage, said
to have been ac -identally turn?
ed on, that ended his life in?
stantly. When discovered, bis
body was suspended from the
wire on which he had been at
work. His body was sent to
relatives at Big Stone Cap
Bristol 11 e'rald (lourior.
Shooting Affair In Kentucky.
Froeling,Va.,Nov. 10. ? News
of a shooting affair has just
reached hero from Elkhorne
City, Ky. ltappeares that Loyd
Qantrell and Charles Anderson,
both formerly of this county,
became engaged in an alterca?
tion, in which Cantroll drew a
pistol and shot the other once
ot twice. Caleb Cantroll, a
brother to the other, thon at?
tempted to slop the trouble,
when he was shot and killed by
Loyd. Anderson wasotdl alive
at last accounts, Lut wan i.i a
critical condition.
Latest advices are in effect
Cuntrell had not been arrested.
S E E-=
Gilmcr, Taylor &
for the best and quickest
car service at all hours to
any points.
or inquire of the clerk at
Monte Vista Hotel for
further information.
Good Cars and Good
Drivers at Reason?
able Rates.
Lest You Forget
We take occasion to remind
you that our stock of
Dry Goods, Clothing,
Shoes Hats and
is the niftiest outfit ever open?
ed in this town. If you want
t?> be right up in the front of
the procession come in and let
us fit you out.
A smite goes with every sale
even if there is no sale.
W, W. Taylor & Sons
Big Stone Gap, Va.
f?[3?rl^ts]@(lrl^^[email protected]
If You Are 1
Particular 1
If you want your meats |jb]
"just so." If you waul IfJ]
your steaks cut thick or |S|
thin. If you want your
toasts cut from a certain
part; or if you want your
bacon with a streak 61 lean and a streak of fat. Try us.
You Will Got Your Wish
It is om pleasure to please you. Will you giveJM
its a chance tu d>> so? r=|
j In Polly Building, BIG STONE GAP, VA.|
The Hook
When you leave the telephone receiver
off the book, von put the line out of
commission. Nobody on that line can
niitke or receive a call.
This causes much annoyance' und loss
of time to all concerned anil possible
loss of money and life till on account
of somebody's carelessness.
Always put tin; receiver back on the
hook when the conversation is finished.
When you telephone, smile.
E. R. MILTON, Local Maniirjer.
Tel. 9000
Norton, V?.
PUT ON i6"6y"' jgTILL GOOD I9llrfe[t
Their lacord la proof of their worth. On the market Iwrniy-nlne
year*, ur.j ilia first r^ofs laid aro still tight end ?jcm.J today. They ara
fino in appvaranco, t.torm-pioof r>rnl inexpensive.
4 for Sate ty
JOSHUA ft. JOHN F. MULLINS, Bi? Stono Cap, Va.
South-West Insurance Agency
Fire, Life, Accident and Casuality In
surance. Fidelity and Other Bonds
Real Estate and Commission Brokers*.
Office in Intormont Bo?dfofr. BIG STONE GAP, VA.

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