OCR Interpretation

The Big Stone Gap post. [volume] (Big Stone Gap, Wise County, Va.) 1892-1928, October 24, 1917, Image 3

Image and text provided by Library of Virginia; Richmond, VA

Persistent link: https://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn88061179/1917-10-24/ed-1/seq-3/

What is OCR?

Thumbnail for 3

is very liable to be an ail winter cough unless you at once change the
condition that causes iti There are a great many remedies that will
stop a cough, but unless llicy stop it in the right way they should be
Our White Pine & Tar Cough Syrup
is the only one we know of that quickly removes the cause of ;i rough.
One bottle is generally all that's necessary. Sometimes less will do
it. Money back if the remedy fails.
U/ie SPcxcr// Store
James \V. Pox, of Now York,
ia spending a few days this
week in the Gap.
Jolin W. Morris, who had a
stroke of paralysis several days
ugo, continues very ill at Iiis
home here.
Miss Bertha McConnell, of
Gate City, spent a few days in
the Gup this week visiting Mrs.
Milford Qilly.
.Mr. and Mrs. II. L. Miller
anil two daughters, Misses Mar?
garet and Christine, and little
son, Milton, have been spending
a few days in Knoxville.
Miss Maude McDowell, of
Jonesvillo, spent a few days in
the Gap this week visiting hor
aunt, Mrs. ,1. <!. Munsoy.
Miss Lillian Head, who is
intending school at Stonewall
Jackson Institute, iVbiugdoti,
spent the week end in the Gap
with her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
VV. A. Head.
Miss Launa Marts,of Keokee,
spent the week end in the- Gap
with Miss Malt Nickels; who
is teaching at Keokee this win.
Mrs. I*. .1. Starnes returned
.Sunday to her home al Verdi,
Va., after spending several days
with her father, John W. Mor>
ris, w ho is very ill.
Mr. and Mrs. Otis Mouser re?
turned lust week from a trip to
Petersburg, Philadelphia, Now
York and other eastern cities.
Large shipment of ladies and
misses suits and coats. New
York's latest stales, attractive
prices.?(loOdloe Brothers.
Mrs. Pierson returned to hor
home in New York Sunday
night lifter spending several
days in the Gup with her son.
1). B. Pierson and Mrs. 1). B.
Mrs. VY.A. Baker and little
daughter, Margaret, spent the
week-end at Jonesvillo with
Mrs. \V. T. Goodloo left Sut
urday for a week's visit to rela?
tives in Washington and Char
Miss Virginia Fry, of 'i'uscn
loosa, Iowa, is spending several
days in the Gap visiting Mrs.
Rogers, near the furnace.
Mrs. Mary Chalklcy, who has
been spending a few weeks in
the Gap with her son, J. V/.
Chalkloy, returned last week
to her home in Richmond.
Mrs. Eliza Wells spent a few
days in Norton hiHt week with
her sister, Mrs. Lindsay, at the
Arlington Hole).
Mrs. Henry Nnff and two lit?
tle sons, Willis and Henry, of
Knoxville, arrived in the Gap
last week, where they will
spend two weeks visiting Mrs.
N all's parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ji
M. Willis.
Mrs. Dan Faulkner, of Ashe
vilie, N. C, is visiting her par?
ents, Mr. und Mrs. C. 0. Yau
Gorder, near the extract plant.
Dr. J. W. Kelly and oldest
sou, Creed, left Thursday for
Ashoville, N. C, where they
will spend a few days. Prom
there Creed will go to Texas to
spend a few months on account
of his health.
Dr. and Mrs. Hill and daugh?
ter, Miss Banner, Mrs. W. D.
McNeil, Mrs. Fulton and son,
Mrs. Carrie Aldorson and
daughter, were among those
from Wise who attended the
"Birth of a Nation" Friday af?
Mrs. Tdckctt and daughter,
Miss Eula, tilld Miss Hertha
Murseo, of Penningtou Gap,
spent Friday in the Gap.
Beautiful line of Hatter's
plush velvets and trimmed hats
just received at Goodloo Broth?
ers Miliinery Department. (Jail
and see a beautiful display of
, the above:
Miss Mary llise returned to
the Gap last week from Abing
! ilon hospital, where she under?
went a slight operation three
weeks ago.
Miss Margaret Pettit spent a
few days at (itite City this week
visiting relatives and friends.
Krskin Ramsey, of Birming?
ham, has been spending a few
days in tilt) Gap with bis sis?
ters, Mrs. Marvin Kelly and
'Miss Mary Ramsey.
Miss Carrie Dong has been
spending several days in the
Cove nursing Miss Golden
Bailey, who has been very ill
Tor some time with typhoid
i fever.
Mrs. YV. 11. Wren and two
little children, who have been
spending some time at Chil
ho.iv ie, have returned 10 t he
'l'hi? many friends in the Gap
of Billy Baker, oldest son of
[ Mr. and Mrs. U. D. Baker, of
Winchester, Ky., will lie glad
> to know tlml he is now a ser?
geantat Fort Benjamin Harri
sod. He expects to sail for
: Franco in two weeks.
Ladies waists in all shades,
I most wanted fabrics, Georgette
I crepe, satin, crepe do chine,
j just received at Qodtlloe Bros.
Rev. and Mrs. \V. N'. Wagner
left this week for Rural Retreat,
where Bev. Wagner was sent
by the Holsten Conference, re?
cently in session at Pulaski. ;
During their four year stay in
the Gap they have made many
friends in this community who
regret very much to see them
leave, but wish them much
happiness and success in their
now home.
Miss Roberta Buck, one of
the teachers in the Public
School here, who has been de?
tained at her home in Front
Royal since the beginning of
school on account of sickness,
returned to the Gap Saturday.
Miss Kdnu Catron substituted
for Miss Buck in the fifth grade.
Miss Kathleen Knight, who
is attending school at Martha
Washington College, Abingdon,
spent Saturday and Sunday
with homefolks in the Gap.
Rev. W. S. Robinette, of Ca?
det, will preach at Ayers Chap?
el Sunday, Oct; 28, nt it a. in.
Ever) body cordially invited.
Mrs. Nathan Salvers and little
don, Ralph, of Bristol, are in
the Gap visiting relatives.
Pete Coutts and Orlando Am
burgey were down from Norton
Emory Grubbs was at Pcn-|
nington Gap Sunday visiting
Rev. (laut will hold services
at Blue Springs church Sunday
afternoon at li o'clock. Every?
body invited io at tend.
W. T. Mahnffey is now con?
ducting a meat market in con?
nection with his grocery store
on Wood Avenue.
Miss Hess Young, of Stonegn,
spent Sunday in the Gap the
gueat of Mr. ami Mrs. Otis
?sMouser uud Miss Ruby Kemper.
Clarence E. Davis, of the
Stonega Coke and Goal Com-1
pany, nt Imhodon, purchased a
Ford roadster hero last week. '
Allen CurneB, who lins u po?
sition with a largo coal com?
pany at ?lkhorn, VV. Va ,spent
Saturday night in the (lap vis?
iting his parents. Allen wus
exempted from military service
on industrial grounds.
Dr J. A. Qtlinor returned to
the (lap Sunday morning from
a business trip to Louisville.
The furnace at the Southern
.Methodist OllUrcIl is undergoing
repair and the chlirch will not
he in condition for services no
next Sunday, but Itev. .1. It.
Craft, pastor of the Baptist
church has generously ofTi rod
j the Methodists (ho use of his
church on that day, both
morning and evening, and the
kind oiler has been accepted by
Itev. Dean, the new Methodist
minister. It is hoped that a
large attendance of both Meth?
odists, Baptists and other de
nominations will be present al
these services.
VV. j. ilorsuly, Jr., loft Sun?
day for Annapolis, Mill, where
he has enlisted in the U, S
; Highway (engineering Depart
merit, und expects to he -assign
|ed duty in Franco within a
short time.
.Miss Lucy lliner has returned
from a month's visit to rela?
tives und friends at Waynes
borp, Vn,
Mrs. L. i). l'ettit returned
Thursday from Itoanoko, where
she attended the meeting of the
LJ, D. C, and n visit to friends
in Lyhohbiirg und Bristol.
LOST.--tin Valley Road he
tweett Big Stone Gap and Nor?
ton one black rain coat with
: ruliher inside. Liberal reward
for its return to H. A. Barker,
! Keokee, Vn.
II. I'. N oting has resigned bis
position us assistant purchasing
agent for the Stonegn Coke and
,final Company and will go to
I Birmingham the first of Novem?
ber, where he has accepted a
! position us purchasing agent
for tile Corona Coal Company,
a largo coal company operating
mines al Carolin, Ala. The
general oflices are in Birming?
ham, where Mr. Voting ami
family will reside. The many
friends of Mr, Voting will ro
[gret to learn of his leaving the
Gap, but wish him much sue
cess in bis new position.
L Wayne Wright, who bus been
pitching bull on the St. Louis
team of the American League,
[ returned to the Gap last week
to spend the winter with his
family. There is no doubt but
'what Wayne made good in fast
company, having beon assured
by manager Jones that he has
won a permutient position on
the pitching stair, lie worked
against almost every team in
circuit anil on facing thorn the
first time lie found it hard go?
ing, but on the second trial lie
hold the hard hitters down like
a veteran. He pitched u seven
inning game against Detroit
and the famous Cobb failed to
got a hit. Wayne was told by
Manager Jones upon leaving
for homo to report next spring
for trainiug.
Mrs. Carrio Alderson and
daughter, Miss Virginia, and
Miss Sarah Heat lie, of Wiso,
spent a fow ilays in the Gap
this week visiting Mrs. Alder
son's sister, Mrs. J. W. Kelly.
Frank Witt returned, last
week from Richmond, where he
successfully passed the State
examination for pharmacy. Mr.
Witt's knowledge of pharmacy
was secured by diligent work
as an apprentice together with
a course through a correspond?
ent school. This was his first
Parent Teacher's Association
Tho Parent Teacher's Assoc?
iation will meet at 3:30 p. m.f
Weduesday (today. We are all
busy parents especially at this
time, but certainly we can
spend nu lime for a better pur?
pose thau to discuss the welfare
of-our children- with those to
whom we intrust them the
greater part of the day.
With conditions at the school,
crowded as they uro, it is im
possible for tho teachers to visit
nil the homes of their children,
so can't we make the effort for
at least nne hour ouch month
to visit them und discuss with
them tho problems that con?
front us as a community which
are vital ones to our children.
The proper school spirit can?
not exist without the co-opera?
tion of the homo. It is our
children who suffer for our
negligence in these matters.
The inspiration and encourage?
ment that comes to the teacher
when she has the opportunity
of conversing with the mothers
of her children who are intrust?
ed in their moral and spiritual
development as well us mental,
is reward enough surely for tho
effort made. The teachers are
anxious to co-operate and will?
ingly give their time to uttond
the meetings and it should be
considered a privilege to meet
at those times to strengthen our
hopes and ideals for our chil?
Conference Appointments
The recent annual conference
of the Southern Methodist
Church, in session at Puluski,
made the following appoint
incuts for Hit! l-lig Stone (lap
I lislriet:
M. P. Carico, Presiding Bitter.
Aupalachla?It. B. BaHy.
Itlg Stono Oap?C. w. I Joan.
Iti(; Stone Map Circuit -8. B. .tones
Cllnohport?J. A. I. Perkins
Coeburn?O. I,. Vaughn.
Cumberland <;.ap?S. K. Ilyrn.
Kurt Dlackruorc?W. N. linker.
(i?te City- T it Wolfe.
Imhodon?A. s. Ulm.
Joneavllle C. K Palmer, K X. Wood?
ward, .lr.
Kiiigspbri I'renoli Waiupler.
Klugaport Circuit?W< T, Kvaiis
Niekeisvlllo T It. Suavely
Notion /.. II, Handelt,
Norton I ir.-nit W. It. Miller
Pennlngton llap?11, A. Owen.
Powell's Valley W. It Carbaugb,
Stiekloyvillo?W, II. Wainplcr
Stouega?II T. Sells.
Toms fr.-ck -It II. Ilsll?r<l
Wise?K. W Cox;
Lost Pocket Book
host ladies pocket book, con?
taining small amount of money
and a number of keys from au?
tomobile on roatl between
Bldckwood and Coeburn, via
Norton and Wise, on October
10th. A suitable reward will
be given for return to Mrs. B.
T. Irvine, Big Stone f lap, Va.
42.43 :
Acts Like Dynamite on a
Sluggish Liver and You
Lose a Day's Work
There's no reason why a per?
son should take sickening, sali?
va! ing calomel when all cents
buys a large bottle of Hudson's
Liver Tone?a perfect substi?
tute for calomel.
It is a pleasant, vegetable
liquid which will start your
liver just us surely us calomel,
but it doesn't make you sick
and can not salivate.
Children and grown folks can
take Dodsou's Liver Tone be?
cause it is perfectly harmless.
Calomel is a dangerous drug.
It is mercury and uttacks your
bones. Take a dose of nasty
calomel today und you will feel
weak, sick and nauseated to
morrow. Don't lose a day's
work. Take a spoonful of
Dodsou's Liver Tone instead
and you will wake up feeling
great. No more biliousness,
coustiputinn, .sluggishness,
headache, coated tongue or
sour stomach. Your druggist
says if you don't find Dodsou's
Liver Tone acts bettor than
horrible calomel your money is
waiting for you.?adv.
Railroad Man Hurt
dames Dawson, of the Cap,
freight conductor on the South?
ern Railway, was painfully in?
jured when he was thrown from
ids train near Bulls Cap, Mon?
day morning. He was dragged
a short distance, suliering bruis?
es and scratches about tho face
and body. Ho was brought
home Monday afternoon.
Prof, aud Mrs* A. J. Wolfe,
of Dungunnon, spent Saturday
and Sunday in the Qap with
Mr. and Mrs. C. S. Carter.
The Kuril C'oupclct is a moat practical lw>> paaacnger
rar?xvitli room enough for three. It Is really two
cam in tlu> ono?an enoioaeu r.ir of pleaaliig appear
ance fur Inclement weather, summer ami winter, while
tlio large ?llilinit plate glasa irlmlow?, ?ith removable
pillar, nuke ;.i poaalblc to transform it Into n most ile
llghtful opoit car. Tophi permanent, saving trouble
ul rui.-iiig ami lowering. Comfortable tlcep ttjihi'tstor
l?g?a car of chuu ami comfort. Price |50ii f. I>.
Mineral Motor Company
The Nation's Lesson
All people are children, cither young or grown up.
And all children must learn life in many lessons.
This year's lesson for our people is
Food Economy
It will not be learned by depriving yourself of needed
food. It will be by judiciously selecting the. foods that you,
need. In this we want to help you. We have many sug?
gestions that will help you to cut the II. C. <>f L.
Economy prices, too.
Big Stone Gap, Virginia
SMOKED MEATS ?il^?e^il^?M?r2Mil!gEJ
Delicious, |
when bought from us, be- [jE]
cause we handle none but raj
the very best. All of mir}?|
Smoked Meats have that IS]
most appetizing [[=,
Delicate, Palatable Flavor m
peculiar only to meat cured by this particular process, rgj
Buy all your meats front us and be satisfied. Don't
take chances. It is not necessary. [SI
1 Nisei's Meat Market I
In Polly Building. Big Stone Gap, Virginia ||
Buy your Stationery and Office Supplies
from the Wise Printing Company.

xml | txt