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Good Things for Xmas
Have y<>u decided what you will have to eat for Christmas? Of course you will want only the best and here is the place to get the necessary eatables for a swell Christinas Dinner. Fruit Cakes in all sizes. Candies, Fruits, Nuts and Vegetables all nice and fresli We have made special efforts to supply the holiday trade an/1 guarantee our ?oods to be pure and fresh. In fact our groceries can always be found that way. MORTON & DAUGHERTY BIG STONE GAP, VIRGINIA . No News From Soldier:; Menus that He Is All Right. Although tllG failure to re? ceive letters from men in the service is not pleas,mi to rela? tives dud friends ul home Hie ltd ago "no news is good news" never was more true than at present. The report of every casualty at home or abroad is immediately wired or cabled to olllciuls at Washington, being relayed from there without loss of lime to the emergency ad dress of the soldiers or sailor affected. It is also at once re? leased for publication in the newspapers. No news of cas? ualties has or w ill I?' held up. No man in the service has received orders not to write homo; 1)0 has been urged, on the contrary, to keep in touch with relatives and friends The forces in Prance have at their disposal post cards giving gen? eral information in regard to health and the receipt of letters 'and parcels, which may be dis? patched without payment of I postage. I Care is also taken to sec that ' mail intended for .soldiers and 'sailors reaches them promptly. Where the regimental and com pany designation of a soldier is not known it may he secured b) application to The Adjutant General's Oflloe, Washington,| 1). C. In o e week I ,?74 letters ; with iusulllcient addressoBwere' received at this otlico On 1,232 the addressee Were completed and they were forwarded; 123 were returned to senders, ?'?S went to the dead-lctteiy otlicc because senders addresses were not given, and the balance were held with the view that the addresses might be coinple I ted later. Trustee's Sale of Saw Mill and Equipment. Ax trustee in :i deed of trust oxecutod by M. 8,'Wauiplor ami J. T. Neely. to secure the l.?vclady Lumber Company in the purchase money for the tilachlnory hereinafter described, and as provided in said trust deed, I will 00 Friday. December 21 1917 Mil In front <>t the Fost Otlicc Building, "Cured Me Of Indigestion,Kid-j ney, And Colic Troubles Greenville, S. C, Man Says Acid Iron Mineral Cured Him | Two Years Ago and He Hasn't Been Troubled Since GET PERMANENT RESULTS As proof (hat moat people only lack pure blood to feel well all the time, the following statement it; published. "1 gradually began to weaken aud before I know it I was having paitiB in my back that mudo bending over a torture to me. Then I noticed that sleep was hard to get. 1 would sleep in fits and starts and my kidneys bothered me. Then my atom none started to rebel at favorite dishes and before I awoke to my condition 1 couldn't eat vegetables without being distressed und bothered the whole night through. My back was weuk und pained me at times and cramped like the colic would attack me unless 1 wos awfully particular what I ate," says u well known Greenville, S. (J., cotton mill employee, If. A. Hurdett. If your digestion isn't extracting nourishment and your blood being enriched as it tdiould be doctors will tell you to do just us Mr. Hurdett did. Continuing his statement, he said: "A friend urged me to get busy and take some Acid Iron Min iral and before I had taken a fifty cent bottle I was immensely improved and after finishing that half dollar bottle I was cured. It absolutely cured nie and that was two yuars ago und, not like when you take other medicines, 1 haven't been sick or balhered I since. 1 can ea", anything I want und never be troubled with ii." declared this man who sums up his experience with Acid Iron Mineral in these words. "It cured me of indigestion, colic anil kidney trouble two years ago and 1 haven,I been troubled since." "Get a bottle of Hub natural, highly concentrated medicinoll iron which so many find unexcelled for the blood, digestion, kidneys and as a tonic to tone you up. Get a larger dollar size bottle of your nearest druggist adv. GREETINGS! Once again it U our pleasure to wish you a Morry Christmas and n Happy Now Year. May the glad voices that go out over the telephone wires at this joyful season bring you happiuosa and good ehceff! WANT FOR ALL KINDS OF WOIIK Timber Cutters, Swampers, Track Men, Lumber Handlers, etc. Good wages, bonus to regular men, pay whenever you want it. PAUL CLINE, General Manager, Dungaiinoii Lumber Company, Inc. Dungannon, Virginia. Iii? Stoiio Gap, Virginia, between the] hour* of II a. in and 13 in. at public outer; it> llte highest bidder for cash In hand Iho following machinery: nil that certain !Q-hor?o power Krlok bollei and engine, a Kulght Saw Mill arid carriage, Ameilcan (lanj; Kdger, Log Turner, Two I.arge Inserted Tooth Clr ciliar Saw?, flvo or six small saws ami all attachment? and ri^ginc,, belonging to and being a part of the sai<l machinery, all additions unit repairs put on ?:,id ma? chinery by said Waiuplcr and N'ccly. In? cluding airs ami belU, which machinery was formerly located at .lusner, [Virginia; on the property of the I.ovcb.dy Lumber t'x'inpany und which was removed "to a Iraet of laud in Powells Valley above lllg Stone 'lap. known as the Krank Itlanton hind, where the said machinery Is intend? ed to be used in sawing certain bound rice of timber into lumber. It. T. IllVINE. (Dec 12?60-61) Truslw. No Gorman place proposal which does not begin with "We will repay, give up ami make good" is worth the paper it is written upon. Another Broken Arm from Cranlting! DON'T LET YOUR FORD BREAK YOUR ARM CARSON SAFETY CRANK on ,oui FORD the haindlc cHamM riy back. If e kkkfirea, Crank mmk-^haft You no Rdvaiirc the *&.\tk "iii- I - Insures i anlckei ?Art ?( motoi It otttlfti la (ft out tt older Ho*r? not larntxi wttl, ptismr n^r hurt loolf Hivhvvly ?.?11 mit.ll ? Pi**. |7 W detn WQfln more th?n |hi| low t-iwe Ui know you r?n .r\nn poUl Forn* in ,?ffev, ?ii>*y in.l tny mrmtk-i of the Mly t-*r> IMTI (iie nv.nr/ Srud U* $7 30 **>J mg , (/?r?on Safely Sontiiern itauway System Condensed Time Card EASTKRN TIMK No. 1, Dally: I.v. Mountain City oni. ra.; Elliabethtou 8:15 ? m rVp I a.ra>; Gate City 11:10 ?. m . A*r?S bort Yard 11 -.80 ?. m.; Conn'ectj'with No. 8 at Albert Yard for Apnalichi. No. 2, Dally I.v. St. Charles 7:? ? ? . Appalaclda 8-.00 a. in.; Oato CltV 10:41 a.m.; Moccasin Gap lo-.|a , ra.; Ar. Bristol 12:10 Noon. Coa.' nects at Moccasin Gap with No 3 from BuIIb Gap. No. 8, Dally: Lv. Bulls Gap 8:45 ?, m . Moccasin Gap 10:45; Gate City lu sj a. ni.j Big Stone Cap 12:48 p m Ar. Appalachla 1:00 p. m. No. 4, Daily: I.v.|Appalacliia 1.80 p. m ? Big Stone Gap 1:45 p m.; Aibfrt Yaid 8:18 p. ra.; Gate City 3:23 p, m.; Ar. Hulls Gap 5:16 p m. Con? nects at Albert Yard with No. 0 for . Hiistoi and Mountain City. No. 5, Dally: Lv. Bristol 4:40 p. m ? Gate City 11:10 p. m.; Big Stone (iip 7:52 p. in.; Appalachia 8:05 p nv; Ar. St. Charles 0:45 p. m. No. 0, Daily. I.v. Albeit Yard 8.03 p. in.; Goto City 8:15 p: m.j Ar. Britto', 4:40p. m.; I.v. Bristol 6:10 p. m.; Klizabothton 0:15 pi ni.j Ar. Moun? tain City b:10 p. m. No. 0, Daily, except Sunday: Lv. Hulls Gap 11:10 a. in.; Ar. HogersTllla 12:05 p. m. No. to, Dally, except Sunday: Lv.Rog. ersvillo 7:55 a. hi,; Ar. Bulls Gsp s :?l a. m. No. 11, Daily, except Sunday: Lv. Bull? Cap 5:15 p. in.; Ar. Itogorsvilla 0O0 No. 12, Daily, except Sunday ; I.v. Bog oravllle 8:10 p. m.; Ar. Hulls G?p 4:10 p. in. YV. E. ALLEN, D. P. A., Bristol, Ys "JlLll?. Schedule in Effect Nov. 99, 1914. LEAVE NORTON. VA. 6:15 a. m. anJ ami 3:30 p. m. lor Bluofleld und In tcmicdtatc stations. Parlor I sr en 2:80 p. in. train. Connection at Bluo field with Trains Rait and West? Pullman Sleepers, Dining Cars. LEAVE BRISTOL,VA. Dally. 0:15 a.ui for Kast Badford, Hoanoke, Lynch burg, Pctoraburg, Blchmond au.? Norfolk. Pullman Parlor Car u> Itlchmond. Boanoke to llageratown. Pullman slec|>er llageratown to New York. 5 00 p in Tor Norfolk ami IntormedlaU point.-. Pullman Sleepcra to Norfolk 1 ;89 p. m. and ' .?">"? P- >?. (limited.; Solid trains With pullmaii sleepers to Wash Inittoii, Baltimore, Philadelphia and New York via Lyuchburg. Does mil make local stops. 12-15 p in daily for all points bctwiet Bristol and Lynohburg. ConuoctaM Walton at 5:40 p.m. with the tin eagu Kxpreai for all points west and northwest. \V. c SauKUHHS, C. P. A. W B. Bkviix. 1-ass. Traf. Mgl.. Uoancke.Va. Dr. G. C. Houeycutt DENTIST BIG STONE GAP. VA. .Ullici-Jiii Willis Building over Mutua. Drug Store. FOX & PECK, Civil and Mining Engineers. Big Stone Gap, Va. Harlan,Ky Reports and estimates on Coal ami Tint* her Lands, Design and l'lnus of Coal ana Coke Plaut?! Laud, Railroad and Mine Engineering, Electric Bluo Printing, DR. G. M. PEAVLER, Treats Dloonnos of the Bye, Ear, Nose and Throat, BRISTOL, TENN. vVIII bo In Anpalachia Third Friday In Each Month. tuatil-aSri S. S. Masters & Co. General Blacksmith Repair Work. Holler and Machine Repairing. Horse? shoeing a specialty. Wagon and Buggy Work. Wo make a specialty of putting on rubber tires All work given prompt and careful attention. Big Stono Gap, Va. Dr. .T. A. Gilmcr Physician and Surgeon OFFICE?Over Mutual Drug Store Big Stone Gap, Va. DR. THOMAS F. STALEY Refractionist. Treats diseases of the Bye, Ear, Nose and Throat. Will bo In Appalsohla FIRST KRIDA ? in each mouth until 8 P. M. BKIST0L, TCNN.-VA. J. C. CAWOOD BLACKSMITH ING Big Stone Gap, Va. Wagon and Buggy work A Sposlalty I have an Up-to-date Mach I no for putting on Rubber Tire*. All work glvon prompt attention. Do your Chrstmas shop? ping early.