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ai the Poatott?ce at Ma the w h ? Va., as second class matter. J Y, - JULY 27, 1?X)5. ?MTTLE LOCAL ITEMS. Doings o? the People Tersely Told. ? VISITORS SEEN IN TOWN. Some Going and Others Re? turning?Local Happen? ings of Interest to All. Mrs. E. E. Bomar, of Rich? mond, is visiting at Poplar Grove. *rxR Sa..k?One fresh Jersey clsJ, of best stock in the county. Apply at this office. Miss Mabel Foster i~ visiting at her Uncle's, Mr. Henry Sibley, this week. Miss Virginia Call Dickenson of Richmond is visiting Mrs. I nslic C. Garnett. Frank Alvoy of lkiltimore is visiting Mrs. Josephine B. Hun le# Mr. and Mrs. G. G. Christian of Norfolk, are visiting at the home of J. T. Christian. Mrs. Webb of Norfolk is visit iug at the home of J. T. Christ? ian. For salb cheap, a lot of new lumber at Central Church. Apply to^^ S. Marchant. W)i. Julius G. Miller of Haiti more is in the County this week visiting friends. For SALS?Or trade for a ca? noe, 5 fresh milch cows. Apply to C. E. D; Tgs, Cardinal, Va. ? /Jt>K SALE: Forty acres good timber land on Haven Road. A bargain. S. E. Richardson. S?A>ard G. Miller and Miss Bestie D. Miller, are summering at their Country home, "Spring Hill.*' Wanted ?An experience d white lady to fill position of House? keeper. Address Mrs. Robt. T. Sears; For sale? Thoroughbred Ply? mouth Rock Cockerals. Come qnicJbftntJ take your pick. A. ip Marchant, Mathews C.H. Notice? I have six thorough bred badger Beagle dogs for sale. Apply to Win. P. Hudgins near Redart. Archdeacon Monet?re of Rich? mond will preach in Christ Church at II A. If.? Trinity at 3.30 P. M. an3 St. John's?at 8 P. M. on Sun? day .^oiiist. ; Tfflree young,, horses for sale, perfectly sound and gentle. For further inforrVration, address J. Tyler Crittenden, Amburg P. O. Va. f < *? ? deacon-, the Rev. Dr. Mon of Rjcttmond, will preach t Sunday morning at Christ ch, 3:30 P. M. at Trinity and at St., John's Church. .0. U. A. M. will organ Mathews C. H. on August 5, at 7 P. M. All are re f?d to b? pr?sent. A brass of music will be present and sure to have a good time. re will ?be a Lawn Party on n of Mrs. Cordelia Mur? ar Williams Wharf, Wed \ugust 16. Supper, ice cake etc.will be served. gin atc? P. M. The public ially invited to attend. latries John Foege, A. Von gneck and daughter, C. F. and children, Grimmcll, son; Misses Mary Crew, ant, Susie O'Connell; and i. Grimmell, Geo. Ready, and John Foege are at Bay View Cottage on sla gaaa Pio? BALI A bay mare colt. two years old last spring. Well grown and fine looking. Geo. Y. Hunley, Retz. Mr. \V\ N. Williams, wife and daughter. Miss Annie Waller, are spending the summer at Mr. J. Boyd Sears' home. Several correspondents were crowded out this week on account of a lack of space. Among them was an interesting letter from "Uncle Josh. Miss tillen Douglas Garnett af? ter a delightful visit of several weeks to her friend, Miss Clara Pettit oi Palmyra, Va., has retur? ned home. Mr. Chas. H. Hudgins of New York is here on a \isit to friends and relatives. Mr. H'udgins pays us an annual visit which he al? ways enjoys. Presley Williams, representing Daniel Miller & Co., was in town last week calling on the trade. This is Mr. Williams first trip to Mathews for two years. The gentleman who found a scarf pin (belonging to Miss l?es sie Miller) and called at the Jour? nal office some time ago, will please call again with the pin and receive reward. We call attention to the adver? tisement in anothers col .mm oi Prof. E. A. Tompkies. Any one desiring the services of a tutor would do well to write him. The County Board of Supervis? ors met in their regular annual meeting on Monday, July 24, to settle with the County Treasurer. The Treasurer's books were in good order, and the settlement soon made, which showed a bal? ance on hand of over $7,000.00. My new launch will be complet? ed in a few days, so I have decid? ed to give an excursion to War tons Grove Sunday, July 30, Wednesday, August 2, and Sun? day August 6, leaving Fitchetts Wharf at 7:30 A. M., stopping at Cricket Hill. Round trip $.50. Those wishing to make the trip will find the best of accomidation. Richard James. A merry party from up on the Piankitank, came to Mathews, Wednesday night on a "hay ride." During their stay in town, they visited Mr. S. E. Richardson's Drug Store where they enjoyed some of Mr. Ernest Hudgin's de? lightful -ice cream sodas. Thev left for their homes at a late hour much pleased with their evening's enjoyment. The Ladies of Central M. E. Church, Mathews Co. Ya. will give a Lawn Party at the home of Mr. G. S. Marchant on Tues? day and Wednesday evenings, the 8 and 9 of Aug. A big effort will be made to entertain those present. There is a good wharf at Mr. Marchants place and all parties desiring can land in a boat. Will have elocution and music, a supper and refreshments. Supper 25c. G. S. Marchant, C. C. White, and S. E. Richard? son, Com. ITEMS OF INTER-1 EST. Gathered By Our County, Corresponden is. TABERNACLE. Mr. Edkor: Will you please allow me a lit? tle space in your paper this week? Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Banks welcomed a little baby girl to their home on Tuesday last. Mrs. Betty Diggs of Gwynns Is? land has been visiting with her aunt, Mrs. Laura Hurst for the past week. Mrs. Ashley Brownley of La ban and Miss Lucy Forrest of this place?and Mrs. Marian Lvell of Pampa will visit their mother in the fuiure. Miss Lucy Forrest and Miss Julia Brownlej' will leave for Middlesex and Gloucester in the near future. Mrs. Laura Oncal and children of Virginia Beach will visit her parents, Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Brovvnley of Laban in the near future. The farmers were delighted to see such a refreshing rain as we had Wednesday last. Miss Ethel Forrest of this place is visiting her cousin, Miss Bertha Callis of Rets. Black Hen. DIGGS. (Too late for last issue.) Joe Drisgil is extremely ill with typhoid fever at the home of his parents. He returned from Nor? folk, where he had been at work, last week. Capt. G. H. Forrest came home Monday last to spend the summer with his parents, Mr. and Mis. Win. Forrest. O. F. Morgan is home for some time, where he is improving under the care of Dr. Hoskins. Mrs. Rooker Morgan and little daughter arc the guests of her father this week. Mrs. T. A. Diggs is visiting her sister at Gwynns this week. Mrs. J. J. Forrest, of Norfolk, is the guest of her mother-in-law, Mrs. Jno. B. Forrest. Miss Ruth Owens left Sunday night for Berkely to visit her bro? ther, Capt. W. L. Owens. Miss Sissie Owens came home this Week after an extended trip to Norfolk. ? Miss Rosa and Lima Morgan of Portsmouth, are visiting their grandfather, Capt. J. C. Hudgins. Little Lambert Sadler, the s>>n of Capt. Alphonso Sadler, of Nor? folk, is visiting at the home of his grandfather, Robert Sadler, near Diggs. The protracted meetings will begin at Salem M. E. Church on Sunday, July 23. Rev. Dadman is expected to assist. There will be all day meetings and dinner on the ground after Monday. ? Lotust. LAUNCHING PARTY. On Monday evening of last week, a delightful launching par? ty was given by Mr. George Hud? gins of New Point in honor of Miss Hattie Hudgins of Winter Harbor. The party steamed out of Horn Harbor promptly at six o'clock. After a delightful ride of about an hour and a slight de? lay of perhaps fifteen minutes, the party landed on New Point beach. A short call was made on Capt. and Mrs. Marchant of New Point Station. The remainder of the stay was pleasantly spent in various ways. Some hunted for souvenirs, some strolled over the sand beach, while others seated themselves and inhaled the re? freshing breeze to their heart's content. At ten o'clock the par? ty returned to the hospitable home of Mr. and Mrs. R. E. O wens where delicious ice cream and cake were served. The par? ty feel greatly indebted to Mr. Hudgins whose kindness afforded so much pleasure to all. Meremaid. For attractive and artistic Job Printing bring your order to the Journal office. The Republicans will hold a mass meeting at the C. H. Satur? day Aug. 5. to elect delegates to the state convention which will meet in Roanoke, August 8. For neat and artistic job print? ing, bring your order to this office. We can please you. We do all kinds < t . ? ?**!? Coynrnerclal Joto pf l|>ll|Hfa Have you seen the that we're showing? If not, take a look at them, in one of our windows, the next time you're down town. They're < ating an unusual a mount ol interest. GALE'S "White Front" Academy of Music Jewelry Store, 214 Main Street. Norfolk Va. 3 TI c >* o > (0 o 'S ???? Having retired from the hotel business I will devote my entire atten? tion to my Livi:ky am? S vi ; Si Aiti.K. First class Teams and Rigs always in read in? Parties conveyed to and from any points. ?'rices Moderate. Thanking my many patrons for their kind patronage in the past and solicit im,' future favors, I am, Vours truly, h?. H- Hale. ? ??? < iJ X x r X x GREAT CUT SALE I will close out a lot of men's light Pants at very low prices. Also men's and boys' Suits, Straw Hats, Helts, Ties etc; Lot of Calicoes, Lawns, Lin? ens, White Goods, Ducks, etc. at prices that attract. This is your opportunity; Call on me and save money. W.E. MARCHANT, (>-12m Cricket Hill. Va. ARTISTIC MONUMENTS AND GRAVESTONES Everything in this line from the smallest mark? er to the finest STATUARY We pay freight and see personally to the set? ting of all work. We have done work for the leading people of Tidewater Virginia. Lawsop 7HONE 191, u fflewtop HAMPTON, VA. Guaranteed Pare This is what we claim for Han line Bros.' Lead and Zinc Paints. Better and purer than any other Paints on the market. A trial will convince anyone. Send your order to C. A. .,100, , Va. Headquarters for everything you use in the line of Groceries, Dry Goods, Notions, Siioes, Hat's Etc. Plows, Cultivators, Stoves and re? pairs for Plows and Cultivators also Harness, Robes and HoTSC Covers. If you will call I will try to please you. 'Phone or mail orders receive prompt dispatch. Westrn i pister Sertool pIcTvrrioTidj Va, A Boarding School for girls, Many city advantages. A Faculty of twelve. Curricu? lum of high standing, prepar? atory to College. Send for catalogae. IVIIss Gajnpbell Pr*P ?alean. 3.C0 P. M. Thursday night, before 4th Sunday. Shiloh (Grab Neck>. 8.0? p M. John 0. Moss, p. c. Read the Journal and get all the county news. DR. A. M. MALCHANT, Qeptis?. Office at Mathe** CL It. #*"-Ofhce up-stair* in Tkibttxk b?dtf. T7. Tbco-ivinicrf MATHKWS C H. ptiotograptvlTig <_>f.? 11 kinds. Pictures enlarges!? bc#t (foktand Silver sol dt ri a? for Spectacles asad Jewelry. Watch assd Clock repairing, liicyele work.supplies. LESLIE C. GARNETT, Attofpcy-at-Law. MATHKWS. VA. Will practice In the C f the Counties of Matthews, Middlesex Clouccster. Do You Use Liquors in your family? If so, write W. P. Ires & Co., Norfolk, Va., and ask them to mail yon their price-list. Prospective Hnildei^, or those wanting- repairs, in fact, anything in the line of Carpentering; will ?o well to see me before C >n tracting; I ass la Un? for any and all kinds ui Building and will devote myself exclusively to that business the coming aeaaon. Leave word at this office or address DM St Williams Wharf. 6-12 m T? F" Galll8> ]Mew Stofe When in town don't forget to call at M. E. HALE & CD'S ew Store. If ata St., op. drug store We have in Stock a line tot of Goffce apd Tea To please the most fastidi?os and o?h?r Fancy Groceries of excellent quality. H. H. RALE. Manager. Look lirst. smell next, then la lie be .Ore you buy LIQUORS. For if there is any? thing easier to 1k> deceived ?U it is Whiskey. Impure Whiskeys can some? times fool the mo I ssp r> but iu the course of Ime will prove by your con? stitution whether you h ve drank pure or impure liquors. We have been es? tablished . i nee 1! <k> and give as refer? ences any of our m;-,iv on tOUiers. We solicit mailorders and guaran? tee satisfaction by prompt delivery and pure whiskeys. White Bros., Wine and Whiskey Merchants, 75 Commercial Place, Norfolk, Va. Price-list upon request. Sterling Diggs, I have extra good ATHS I at 92.50 per 1000. Expert-Wriarf apd Bridge Builder? JNO. A. PAYNE, WILTON. VA. I am prepared to do any wharf or j bridge work, which I guarantee, and can give satisfactory references which ' might be profitable to anyone commun? icating with me. Kellmi?s Sure Cure For TP<Jig**tioP htis paid. Is paying and will pay in ?'Jolly Good Health" many times its cost. So ii von suffer with nervousness, heartburn, sour stomach, nausea, blues anil other symptoms of Indiges? tion, the great-destroyer o? health and happiness, and tit the same time inak? a paying investment, get a bottle of this wonderful preparation. For Sale By Hudgins ?Sr Hodglns, C C Thomas, Susans, W. O. Hadgina A Co.. New l'oint, W. F. White, Dlggs Whf.. P. Hodges, Ci r i instead A Mitchem. T. Ik Di&gS, J. F. Mattox, I?r J aines, J. T. Kvertme, Richardson's Drugstore, M s. y.iiiis, j. M. Forrest, Brooks vS: HudsrinSi distributors. DAVIS CARRIAGE MFG. CO., INC. GLOUCESTER BRANCH. W. C. TUCKER. MGR V j^otice On account o? the exceedingly high rate of Insurance, the l>.<\i> Carria ? MTg Co. have decided to h (heir hue?- stock of goods at Gloucester C. H. To do this we are going to sdl at some price. We have a very lai stock of Buggv s Catriages and Runabouts. The largest st..ck of Harness in Tidewater Virginia. A car load of Mil burn Wagons. We also sell Gasoline Engines, Mowers, Binders, Rakes and cany a large stock of repairs. We can save, you money on any? thing in our line Give us a chan V DAVIS CARRIAGE MFG. CO., INC. W. C. TUCKHR, Mgr. Gloucester, Va. 6-I2-m I There is a Little Store ? ? ? ? ? known as the "Blue Ribbon Grocery," next to the Drug Store, which has in it as nice goods as can be found in any country or citv store, and they are always fresn and clean, too. It has just received a nice stock of Toilet Soaps?anything, 'most, in that hue that you may call for. Lawn Swings, dou? ble or single. Buy yourself one and Swing In the Happy Medium which i: the only correct way of living. It also has Mason Finit Jars, which are selling with tli< Ottoms knocked out ( of the prices I flom. ad see me; I am still alive. As most of ou know, I am a "Tar Heel" and a good sticker. Yours to serve. Blue R'iibon Grocery, S. P. James, Prop. SPECIAL MID-SEASON CLEARANCE SALE of Dress and Millinery Goods at Dixon Cos, Odi\ Fellows' B'ld'g. Sea Island Percales, formerly 12 !c, now 10 c. Madras, formerly I2'-C, now 9c. Madras, formerly 1; c, now 10 c. Mercerv id Cham brays, formerly 15 c, now 11 c. Standai?! Shirting, now 4 c Lancaster Ginghams, now 6 c Ginghams, formerly .S and IO c*s, now o c. Fruit oi Loom bleached Muslin, now 7 c Summera Silks, formerly 50 c, now 42 c. Dress Silk Patterns, formerly 65 c, now 49 c. Black Taffeta Silk, formerly $1, now 87 c. Lawns, formerly 5 and 6 c's, now j'.-c and 4 c. Lawns, formerly 10 ami 12 c's, now 8 c. Lawns, formerly 15 and 20 c's, now toe and i2'.-c Lawns, formerly 25 c. now 19 c. ?Vtfe aj-e Agepts For Longman & Martinez Lead and /inc.Paints ? none better). W. L. Douglas Shoes (second to none?. Jap-a-lac varnish paint, unequal ed for finish. Oliver chilled Pious. Excelsior Cook Stoves. Stan? dard Sewing Machines. J. W. IDTXOIM GO.| Odd Fellows' Bldg.. Mathews, Y a. The Journal is prepared to do the finest kind of neat and artistic Job, Book and Com? mercial printing in Tidewater Virginia, at the most reasonable prices. Send us your order and we will guarantee you satisfaction. AH kinds o? the highest class stationery for business ami private correspondence. J. J. T'v&U & Go., Orisfield, TVId., Commission merchants and dealers in Poultry- Eggs, Couptry Produce, Fisri, Oys? ters, Glarns, Gratos, T^rr-apip apd Berries of all kinds. Consignments solicited. Returns made promptly. We also take express or freight goods for Wilmington, Philadelphia, New York, Boston and all Eastern and Northern markets. Steamer Helen Anetta will leave daily on the Piankitank: Green Point.12 M. Cobbs Creek.1.30 P.M. Warehouse.2.30 P. M. Milford Haven.3.30 P.M. L. E. Mumford, Pros. Sand? Smith, V. P. J. P. Nottingham, Cash. dBankiflgCo. Paid Up Capital $120,000 Surplus and Undivided Profits $75,000 Mathews c. ei., va. Solicits th vomits of firms and individuals atul offers to . tomen every a ?modation consistent with ?t,nx\ banking. Jpterest allowed op Savipgs Accounts. AH IVIopey 1p vault covered by 3urglar Tp surapce Hours 9 A. M. to 4. P. M. Saturdays, 9 A. M. to 12 If.