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WKDNKSDAY, APU. Is. 1011 tMt-liahed Rrerjr tVadbeMtay lij- tba WISE PRINTING COMPANY. -?.r.tr|...r?tf?l UILIIKIIT N. KNIOHT, - Killtor. LINPSEY J. HORTON. Ass't mitci Ono Vnnt. ... SI.no Six Months. ... .50 Throo Montlts. - .i*C> Rnlorol scoonlliii: to postal regulation! ?I tin |s?stnftlil' st lilt; Stone si bnil-olaai matter SHtSCKIHIKS uro earnestly re quested to observe the ?litte printed on their nddrcss slips, whieh will keep them lit times posted Iis to Ihe (Into of the expiration ?jt their sub? scription. Prompt and timely attention 10 this request, will Blive nil parties a grant deal of ahnovnrico. Tribute to I lie Gap. In a letter to the he.litbi of th.' Post, Mrs Kola Noun,; Morrison, who is Kdttor ot I lit Woman's Page of lie- l.'ioh mood Kvcniug .luuruul, writes: "Mtl.. Norman V. itnndolph, one of the lies) known of our Richmond women, being aeiivol along many line- of phihilit hrn j pic wtirk, called me on the lijle phone tins morning to express her deep appreciation of a Rcril - of articles 1 bad In en writing on the charitable and philan j thropie Work of the women nl the (uty. particularly an article I on the work of the Associated : Charities, ami to oiler any in. fnrmatioii she posessud. Sin mentioned hor absence friiin the city as an excuse for not ' calling me up before. '1 have been out 111 the Boil th west your south" est,'she said, and to Hig Stone 1 jap.' 'Mow do j 011 like Hig Htom GapP I inquired place:! shelx'cl?nm l I'mhma-' aatically. '1 never dreamed there w*as such a place m Vir. ginia' It is 1 lit; garde:! spot of the Si,lie Such .Iliiltiinsl] Such scenery! Shell lovely ) people! I stopped with Oen.j mill Mis li A. A) ers and the) ; took me m their cat over ail! those good roads to see that wonderful scenery. 1 havi never seen any thing in Cali? fornia to rival that N ttii| ..i Tunnel and those IIIOUIltuiliF i had been to LtfiSl?j bei ri lllld lint been especially tin pressed vi 1111 t he snath w. -;. bill I shall nit' a\ s w ant , to Hig -Mono l top ' Corn, pbtatots and .-tie 1 food-dull- ate to It ? higher th. coming ?\ inter than the) 11 this tiin.- is the opinion of Com missinhci Keiner, of tlibilep tri ineni ol agriculture of Vir? ginia; who bus jllr-t issued a second appeui to the |.pbi ol the state to put in all of t he crops for corn, potatoes and other prddiicla which can he used as a substitute for bread The idiot t iigo of i\ heat 1 - stressed by Mr Koiuer, and is based on government reports. The spring wheat shortage will be large, so that the med I -r all food supplies will he great Pririntira need have no feai id the market being bver'supplied. Crops garnered and housed w ill bo equivalent to cash. Amefi ca will have (0 feed tniich of the world for months to cuine, in addition to feed its own army ami navy Mr. Keiner Urges everybody to grow a crop. It ir reported that the Knglish wheat crop is OXCOOllillgl) back? ward. The Dutch crop is very small, the French crop is much less than usual and, what is most alarming of all. Argon ti nil will 11 tivb little wheat or corn to export The Australian wheat crop is said to lie 50,000,? 000 bushels b-ss than last j eai '*. The statement is made that the English government has con? tracted for the entire surplus of this year's wheat crop in Cana? da Wheat in most of the win? ter growing slates 111 our ow n COtintry has suffered greatly for the want of moisture. Karly vegetables in I h e southern States have boon destroyed by freezes. The prospects for wheat mid oat crops, pnrtiCU Ihirlv the latter, ill Virginia ar.' nol encouraging. The Reason is very buckwitrd and, for this reason, little gardening bus been done in I he State. The Woi Department rovers eil previous ruling this week and announced that under ex isting laws Slates have the right tn Organize new units nf tin' National Guard. I bis opens the ilodr to expansion of the ex? isting force of about I'J.', no i tuen to in'v . i ,i j,,, iee strength or liioro than i no ,,00 ,in war foot ing The X. w Jersey farm hand who heard thai New York was \ in dang"! ,,f bombardment and walked twenty live miles to help save ii i- a humble patriot' hut one whli might claim) eouslnsliip In I'au I Kevere. j It! i- . o, ki. we huVe ibis sor! of men American Flag Will Ik- Carried (In Kicrich Pioiit. ruled today 'hat tie Lafayette l-'lyini: >,|ii,idrou. composed of Antei le nr who have iliS-l liugiiitdu d themselves it tin front, will ehange frofli tin Kreuch t'iji lite American mill lai v unit 'i in- and Infre.'if let entry tie American Hag at tho Kreuch froiil When the Amen,-.in aviators ' appeal in He- uniform of the,' I mied Siat.? - army (his c um tr? will iVn'vit ii-. tit-t repn seiiintioii ?! the win us heiliger ' cut. Ueretofon the Vim rii) in utiii ha- con diiui J im integral part of ill" KV? iicli ;-i it? % . irfd at the 11 i|llt>s| ol tie- A lie tic i n govei nim in the Kp nch \\ 11 COiit ill tied use of ;h<- u a nie I v i ington Afterithe adoptiiui by t 'ongr, ss ..; th. i e-,ih11 iou ,,. i . .. . i . - ,. ,i..! -.ifi rndii in I' i Iii I liey have i.tki n p u t in th" in- i\ iest air lighting ill \ ' i iuu and on the Stimme, and hit v"e wen wide dm ing Korgeahl It ion! Lnfhory bus brongnt .Iowa six Gorman ma? chines. Still Lieutenant jterl I lall, I hie. , and a number of ol bet Amorictlits one each. Lieiltenaiu W in. riiriw, ranking otlicrr timbiig the Smericaiis, best. .! a I'okk. r at Verdun and was wounded ia I le ai 111, hut is again in service Scigi-anl Killen Uockwi ll and Sergeant Norman Prince ii'cro kill.'.I in action liftei each had seilt two German machines to destruc I In- success of the Americans has led the Kreuch authorities to give them man; dillicull and dliiigerotlH assignments, and they aie of;, n to he found tar behind t he t let man lines 11 was the Lafayette c ups w hich escorted thosipiatiroil that bom bar.le.I I he Vtauser Ui'fle Works at Ullendorf, h a ling to several aerial battles and tin- destine tioii of I biff I ici man mac hi in s. The American SiJUildrOII is well known lo the ti. i mans, who have leat lied to avoid contact with it o\ er the Kreuch lines. Mail and relcgragh Service Stopped. Berlin, April I'J Germany has stopp. I all mail ser v ice. both' direct ami in,lire;:!, be tweeo tins country and the United States. Tolegruph ser > ice also h 11 ?? Im II stopp )d War Revenue House Acts On S7.000,000. 000 Measure Amid Plnud its of Assemblage. Washington*April 11:?With? out ii dissenting v??ico tlio| Mouse, amid plaudits of mein- . jbors and the galleries, late to? day passed (lie seven billion dollar war revenue ttllthori/.U-I lion measure. < (no inember,K<5p;! resen tati ve London, of No W York,' tin- only Soeirlisl in Congress, I voted ?'present'* (.)ivin(; tn general pairs and absentees bull "S'.i votes were recorded for tin- lull, bui both : Democratic Leader Kitchin and | and Kepublieati Leader M inn , announced that nil of their members would have voted nf liriiiafively if they had I.n ; present The formality of a rolleall would have been .Iis pi'iisi d with if several ineinhers ; who voted against the war reSiillltioil had nut insisted up ; . ii h.-uing the opportunity of j recording t heni-el ves in favor i et' prp\ tiling money tn carry on hostilities now that the nation j 1 le- lull ituihort7.es tf?.l'O?jOIid,? j (100 in bonds of vvliieli j.:...,. I I i.lJOO will I..- loaned to I'm ten to |j itountiieH and tin! issuance of treasury certificates for fj.oOt),- j loo.o.M. Iiltiiiitttely to ho m.-t hv ;! increiis^i taxntiom Passage,if |j Ilm measure never was in doubt h luring lie-two days it was |in- j l -r consideration in the House unl favorable action by an iverwlielming vote is assured I; in l he Sonate where it w ill IjO i taken up M inday. It probably ' ? in be - i.;.I by the president h> the mid th- of next week. he (iap iivili/.a HI l.e,o a war that I the Worlds tluutit i progn irguinoi t gl >? mg one man tin ! ?t 11 f - - und death over j omen and children with ?in: i ning itself u n h Rii|e is right or wrong! led IClllell I o t he mot hers ' lead The ha11 |o scones ill,' it inn" were t akon in ! IIII1V ..f Lo- Angeles in this p din Miss i ward I nek been rim-on her voyage to Kugliilid. ? h . on the other hand, the luck tuny have I.i Hu- suhmarines'. EVER SALIVATED BY CALOMEL? H0RR1 BLE! Calomel is Quicksilver and Acts Like Dynamite On Your Liver. t'ahunol loses y ou u day! Ynu (know what calomel in. It's mercury . iiuickriilver. Calomel is dangerous It crashes into Btiur bile liko dynamite, cramp mg (mil Sickening you Calo hiel attacks the bonos ami shond never lie put into your sj st. in. When you foil bilious, slug gi-dt. constipated and nil knock od'otii and believe you need a dnsc of dangerous caloihid jusi reuieinber that your druggist sells for f>0 cents a large bottle of Doilsiin's liiyot Tone, winch is entirely vegetable and ploiis* ant id take ami is a perfect sub? stitute for calomel. It is guar? anteed to start your livet with? out stirring you up inside, and can not salivate. I >,iii?i take calomel! It makes you sick tins next day . it io.-es you a day's work. Hudson's Liver Tone straightens you right up and you feel great. fJivo ii lo tho children because ti is perfectly harmless and tfi isn't gripe. ?adv. r"~" Get this $1.00 LIMIT KM?Offer expires April Thurenftui prlco will Ito f I 00. "i i J Double Lipped 2 1-2 Qiinrl Saucepan NOTB Iii? iwu lilts ivliicli niiulilii vim to pour, with either tii.'lit m left litiiul, Cover for this Htiiicc|>iiii ISr Aluminum utensils uro NOT "nil tin-same." HKKUSK srusri IT I'KS For ONLY ami the coupon if prescriteci Oh . 'i before Apiil i i, i ; i Replace utensils Mini wear pul ? with unleiisils lh;il "Wear-K\cr" Clip (he C'ouponIp^**" ,v 7 (Jet your #?:??) i i Saiieepriii ted ay! Yf j/ W, will, I Kill i- t.i In' solil t. Smith Hardware Company I f - iivM ''iu 1 v'M^ 1 "aR,waix' Co. Big St?rte Gap, Va Hij? Stone Gap, Va. Women Should Conserve Food. Now OrioaoBi April V\ ?"For] ?very rep;iipent of soldiers Bi?hi imu fur their eoiintrv 'here.] should He n regimen 1 nf woinoii iVdnsemiiK food, eeohniiii/.ing and aiding in every way pos eihle to solve the f'-od problem", saiil < 'url V r.nan, uWisinhi mteretary of umienU turn, in ail address doMviired tit the night sossiob of ihe Council iimg ot the (Jenei ill Fwdoi i lion of Wdiiien'M iHubs, /?'rom Weak and Lame?. j To Well and Strong Try Hum. r.il.y Kidney l'll|H will .!,. f..r . nur nun ur.il wi.ni,.!. ., -. ly v.l.i.i ihcy have done (it Mr... Hlrii\iii;i.. ' Ulli >viir. I Kol almost down ?Uli my l.ai-k," writes Mm. 11. T. SlruynK-i el Onineavlll*. Oil., U. No. -i i.ut fcrol (i..in liiitnniniatlun ,.i the blad? der, ami whenever 1 momied uocturlnu I Krew ?.um. I in, .1 Kuliiy Kidney i inn. ninl afor taktlos lt.. in awhile inj i In ! I. r notion became n-Kular an.l l..i- UtlliKInK ?bimillon .11sa;'|.. nr. .1 1 urn noli ?Itunfeer In my l-uek tl.im I've I. i ti ri r several um?, tin.I alilce s-.-t t.tii; will, I'vi. stayed well ini.l had t.i. niuin of U.f trouble." .Start In new li> in,,, Polity Kl.ln.-y 1*111?. You will feel nn Improvement from the very Ural ilnnea. nhawlns how rjulrkly lh*y act nn kidn.-ye un.l Madder. Tiny aloe lrr<-Kulnr urinary ae.tlnn, .-asr- putn In Lack and ahlnu, liml.ir in. MUT Joints urn! aching mba < les Tin y put Hi.- kidney9 an.l l.luil di r In lound, healthy cumlliioii. Try them. Mutual DrtiK Company Bif Smite (lap, Va. ANNOUNCKMKNI o llu> Voters Of Mi; Stone Hap After much aoliditatlon from the law! biding cltlreils ofotir lowii. 1 havii enii; entcd to he .?candidate for City isei in ani t '.he .lull? eli i l ion llii 1 I pmniisi the |H'.i|,le, it elected. I.' I'll, on e the law*, regardless of person, r.i.o, ?.dornt standing of individual, mul th.it ?dl endeavor* to the heat of m> abllltj , o collect :il I elallila placed in mv hatluti or rolleelion Very trolv, V M UkWu. B?NKRUP1 NOTICE. In The District Court of the Initid stntes for the Western District of v ir glnia In jlaiikruptey, In the matter of David Kmersoii Oliugri llankrupl IN it A N KUI 1' I IN To tin- I re.l'.tois of I'.n id kiiiersoij i dinget.?!* 1.in.It n, in the t'utility of Wise, .mil district aforesaid, > bsnknipl Notice is hereby given thai on the r.'ih iiay ol April: A. I?. HUT, the said abovo mimed parly was dulj adjudicated hank. rupt.aud t ii.it the t'n-t meeting of U\i creditors will lie held al My OBlce in Notion, V:. . on the lStll day .?! April; A. D. U?17, at 10 o'clock, In tin forenoon, at which llinc the sod creditors m.iy attend, prove their claims, appoint ,i trustee, examine the lunktupt, and tr.uis a.:t such other business as may properly eonie t?. fore s.vid meeting. .lohn Hilberts, Itaforec in llankruptcy. I bis April Nth; 1017, Notion, V.?. Layne & Gilly Motor Co, NORTON, VA. BUI CK AUTO n Let" and Wise Coualics. Anyone nighlng m uuj it lluick will Ji> well Id see us -it nhce as it i? vcrj hard (or its in secure tar-. Automobile arid l ire Accessories Sllvertown and Safety frc.id fires Speaking ill hi elastic cur? rency, the potatoes which have been serving .is legal lolnler have begun in Sprout Effective MONDAY, MARCH 26th, 1917 Th rouph Modern Steel Coach Between Knoxville. Louisville and Si. Louis Via Southern Railway System DAI LY l.\ Kimxvillc.U!lil V SI \i Uuisvlllc H in A m \r Si i >?;ii> ; Hi) |1 m \is-, ThroiiKli Sleeping Cm iv ii . ,ir?j u. i' v k.i i?i in, w i; \ iii ii. n i- .\ , Hi ?f.I. 'in... i ii South-West Insurance Agency Incorporated Fire. Life, Accident, rind ("asualiiv In suran.c. Fidelity and Other Bonds Real Estate and Commission Brokers. '? ??'????? ??' ???djnjri IIIO STUNK CAP. VA - -Til 'I \ II b Wf' Somo ,-ifrhe conveniences -a-sra *? u\ ? ?I B? > eieciridtybrini* i ^hsle the wiring, Ci. : ?j\ paign is on-Electrlfy *j e?| your home and make Kvingmore enjoyable ^ j How many limes have you rc f.mh. ' solved lo have electricity i-"- y< > ^/hJJ|\ home "some day?" Now yoi: 'S^JW c'"n effort! it. &MSk \ I Not only have special rates for wir ' JSf&L \ 'n8 been arranged for this campaign 9m \ -"? but the three-fold economy ol Kl'MSt): J 'f^r v -.V^ MAZDA Lamps which give ihie'ti ?."r~r.I'.^ j times as much light as old-style c.r .av jLJj. Kui lamps will help you nay the cast. ^^*i;?.\Lj,' I And the whole family will enjey the ^jSf_.33 benefit of electric service that mckus j]vJrj71?m j possible innumerable cotnfort.? and cor. wsSSmrXi venierices such as the electric toaster, ?jjSJk^aA j flatirott, table grilf and vacuutri cli j i_j| Let us explain the saving you can "'" "- - i i^-*' ' py having your l-.or.-v Electric Transmission Co. OF VIRGINIA