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.rJB .,'" c $'' ;? if . 9 THE EVENING TIMES, SATURDAT OCTOBER 19, 1895. WHO LOST A SILVER BRICK? IN THE HH,S Of LEARNING TEST AD. CUT THIS OUT. w Mlsa ES ts a 3qn& F Street Corner Eleventh. 6lor&4re Warehouse, .'d near M 183,000 worth of choicest OMENTAL KL'GS are here on consignment for ns to sell at price lower than aro ever likely to be quoted again. The sale began last Monday, sod will end October S3. U Sgffrt Oak finish TABLE, strongly braced br lower frame and shelf 22-inch square top 95 CENTS, fair comparison with any $1.50 value. Three other good things are these. STUDENTS CHAIlt, solid oak frame, covered In silk tapestry, tufted srar, back and arm. ........ QC ?") S3) Solid Mahogany,Cird's eye, maple or early birch e olonlnl Dressing table, quaint and nltracllvo fer. C (Zf Another style in same woods, slun$19 Porter Walter McKenney' One at the Depot. Found He Was Arrested, But BelenHed, nnd Xo Oiii Knows to Whom Tt Belong. for.. .$11.10 I waut to bo the JiweJer who comes Into your mind first" (Tl?e newest anb most seasonable aoobs arc noip fyere; C.CH. DAVISON, Jsweler. 1105 F St. N.W. . Any Individual, firm or corporation having lost an undersized brick, slightly oat of repair, but still too valuable to'tnrow at cats, should apply ntmnce to the police authorities or K. II. Battniann, ut the United States Express Company. Ever since the most prhultHr. uffes brlcLs have rivaled mothers in law as creators if trouble, and the number ot Jukes for vrhkh they have been held accountable. This mlssiny brie has not. proven an exception Walter Alclvcnney, a porter employed at the Ualtlniore nnd Ohio depot, Teas to-day released from the sixth precinct' tatlon, here he liail been incarcerated on suspicion of bavins stolen a lirick The brick In question was not of tl.e red, buff, or other multi-colored varielies, but a cciiuice, solid il cr brick, senio live or six inches loinr and an inch heiI a half square. Upon it. m.-ik stamped the bullion vjluation of $.1G.36. MeKcniiey says that early on AVrdnoday morniusr lie found the brick lj me on a platform in the station shed He thought that I.c might be able to use the brick in his buHiuesj, and consequently took possession ot it. Subsequently lie seems to hate readied the conclusion that money was better to tlirnvr at the birds than bricks, and offered the "lit eritiRot for sale to a Jewelor- The jeweler believed that bricks did not jrrovr on bushes, and notified the police. Detectives Home iirsl Wecelon swooped dowiiupoiiilcKeiiney.andlncarccratedlilm. as ali-ne reUted, and found the brick in Connor's s iloon .u Delaware avenue, where it '.vas.tlleceilly left forsafe keeping. The brick v.w to-day lururd over to Mr. Ilaiini.inn, who this aflctnoon forwarded it to the United States mint t riiilndclphla to ascertain if it had been lost from a lot of bar iil'shipment, or if It had been reported ax ml-lng to the mint authorities. Mr. Bnumnnn prave a receipt for the brick and will Lave It relurecd if an owner is not found for It. McKenney satisfied the officers that bis story as lo finding the brick was correct, and he was released. CAUGHT WITH THEIR 1IOOTV. Two Hoys Arretted for Moblilnc; tho Itesldence or Dr. lirjutit. Detective Lacy, of police headquarters, and precinct Detectives llelnn and Mediae tn-d.ty arretcd William Simms, alias Williims. a h'enteen-year-o!d colored boy. for IioiisebroaMng lu the niKtiL. Surdny night two weeks ago fir. Bryant's bo;is-. No. 818 Setcuteviitb street, was nntfrloiMy emcrrel and a hand trunk full of collars, cuffs, and scarfs stolen. Tor two weeks the officers have been working on the case and this morning captured 81111111s and his accomplice. Will Wnt son in the Iws'ies near the bathing lx-ncli, where the satchel was hIo hidden. Ietctie Lacy thinks tl-nt these joung liojs'are the Itvligatora of a great many of the recent ronbones intlilsneit-liliorr-noel. Simms. alias Williai.K, lias lieen arrested twice Is fore at night with hi.-, shoes in his hard . " " ' ?) It won't cost you mother's a penny to look through our child ren's stock. It will cost you not too. There isn't a better assortment in Washington than ours and not a garment in them all that doesn't save you something. You wouldn't know the children's department since we put in the hats and furnishings and the elevator its so much bigger and better. You'll pay from 50c to $2 more elsewhere for suits like our $2, $2.50, $3, $4 and $5 ones. Bring the boys in today. 1 Eiseman Bros., Cor. 7th and E Sts. N. W. No Branca Store in Washington. Glass Notes and Personals From 211t;:L- aB.uiuvonjHiea. mi. the! New DcpartftB;Edncatlon at Several Scry IH'Conece Society f M-eilngs. .-nt. . . KEPT THE CQLLECTIQRS 3 Samuel B. Smith Under Arrest for Embezzlement. Tlie present cnila$lre year seems to possess the unlque&Hstmctlon of inventing educational novelties.' Two of theUniversl-t lis. Columbian and Georgetown, are teaching politics, pure and simple, iis a branch or collegiate knowledge. Trof. Lodge, who corducts political science in the Columbian, Is one ot the most progressive men of the day, and tcncheJiis Uat,stT the deductions which we draw of the current political and diplomatic events dally reported In the news papers. Judge Martin F. Morns, of the Supreme. court of the District, is head of Hie George town innovation, and it is conducted with more attention to the legal aspect of political history oral happenings. The Columbian Is also conducting a class of meteorology under Prof. Cleveland Abbe, of the Weather Bureau. Georgetown Unlvernltj"- The senior class Is pursuing the course of, logic outlined by Itusso, and at the conclusion of the division ot minor logic, about November 1, public disputations will -f-be given In Gaston Hall. The philodemic society held a large meeting last evening and listened to the four "chosen speakers, Messrs. ltoacti., MeDcnnotl, Douglas, and llarlcy debate on the subject.. "Whether the obligatory or elective college course Is preferable." The four public debaters for the Merrick medal at the end of the academic year are chosen from the results of these meetings. Mr. Carroll Boone. 8. J., who was for some time manager of theatricals in Boston College, Is about to orgaulze a dramatic club in the senior class. A presentation of "Henry IV" win be gien on Thanksgiving eve. In the course of Elizabethan English. Fr. Cavonaugh is lecturing to the post-gradnate class on Shakespeare, and Fr. Shandcllls' class Is engaged in the pleasant task of translating Chaucer's "Tlie Man of La we Ills Tale," from the old Into modern Eng lish. The senior class have Just received tieir Oxford caps and gowns and will hereafter wear them at the Sunday service as wen as on all public occasions. ACCUSED BY AGENT PINE H Declares Illn Audit Keceled Payments on Deumvood Lots and Appropriated Theni Extent of Ills Aliened Peculations Not Yet Known. Ills Trial Postponed. SPANIARDS ARE INCENSED Continued from Tirst Tagc. THIAL OF THE WHIR TAPPERS. Owners of Land liodH.re to build a home - for tljefnsfllve can obtain tho iiecpn.rT money of thin coin ratiy. .Money to loan In sum a to sail on n-.i-eti.te, niocks bonds, shares, eta"" AMERICAN SECURITY & TRUST CO., 1405 G ST. C. J. BEL,L, President. IIRCI.A ItEDOlFICIALLY SANE. JuMlee Curioll Smith Before u Mnr-f-IiuI'k Jury- A marshal's jury called to inquire into the present mi nt.il londitton of Lawyer Carroll femllii to-day declared liim to be of sound mind and callable of performing his offi, ill dutfc-. Mr Smith is a justie of the peace in Aii.icotia and has luen committed to the Iii-miih-.hIu!ii a number oftlmes. He was release! about two weeks ago. Dr. Godding, of I he avylum, testified that he was now perfectly rational. Tlie case was culled In order that Mr. Smith's imty in his official actions could not legally Is itmtci-tfd. For Nile and Partition. Margaret S. Hogirs, EH.i Tnumpeon'and John i:. Turner filed suit against Annie Saddler and other-, to day. asking for the sale and distrilsitloii of the proceeds of lot -1, square 7 13. J mice Cox Will Cell It Two Weeks Fichu Monday. The trial of Palmer P. Uabcock and Fred J. Owins under indictment for conspiracy. Is set for hearing before Juc'ge Cox two weeks from next Monday. It is understood, however, tfiat the two men an- out of town nnd that their liondsiiiin are looking for them. nabc,-o. k and Owens were accused of tapping the wires of tl.e Western Union Tel"gr.ipli Cotnpiny that led over Long Bridge to both race tracks. They were su'iseqinnlly released on ball in the sum of SI. 000 -acu. William Ilarnnly became surety for Owens .ind Mary A Babe went on Bab-coc-c'-t Ismds MUST PAY ALIMONY. Decree Issued iv- I lie Court In tlio Walter Divorce Suit. Judge Haener to-day signed a dicrce In the suit lor divorce of George W. Walter against -bby K. Walt it. ordering the huUund to pay bis wife $10 per month alimony, pending the suit, ami counsel fees in the sunl or $100. 3Ir. Waiter is organist at All Souls' Church and also for the Hebrew congregation, and brought suit against Ills wife on the ground of desertion. To Allmnv for Arson. John W. Hrawn"r, who was con victcd last Thursday of setting fire to his home In fco.ithcast Washington on December 3 List, was sentenced to Albany for three years today by Oodge Cox in criminal court No. 2. To Clear a Title. William It. Ilcvelback. has brought salt against Esther A. Keyser nnd six others, heirs at law of the late Benjamin W.Keser. to clear the title by deed tosub-lot G, Davidson's- subdivision, square 183. at the mass meeting. This morning Mr. Wolf wrote to him and mailed a copy of The times containing an account of the meeting. He urged Senor Quesado to come prepared lo make an address at the meet log. There seems to be but little. doubt but that hejvlll. The chairman was directed by tho meeting to appoint four committees, the chairman ot each committee to net with the chairman of the meeting as an executive committee. The committees are: On publicity, on resolutions, on speakers, on halls, and on Invitations. While It Is known that the main meeting will be held In Meterolt Hall, It Is felt that arrangements must be made for o erf lows. The committee on invitntinns will pay especial attention to bulling licvolulloiiary societies, and it is exiectcd these will turn out In great numbers. Short addresses were made by several gentlemen present. Mr. Wolt will announce the committees early in the week. The meeting adjourned, each one promising to net as a committee of one to boom tho mass meeting. SUES FOIt HEIt DOWEH. Litigation IleKnn Over the Estate of Theodore F. McCauley. Mrs. Catharine V. McCinley, widow of Theodore F. McCauley, who died April 8. 1805, in Rome, while on a pleasure tour, filed h suit in equity to-day against Henry C McCauley, executor and trustee under her huslxind's will, asking that he be compelled to assign to her hir dower in the estate left by Mr. McCauley. Mr. McCauley left considerable property. Including the grocery store on Pcnn-ijlvanla aenue southeast, and the properly at Nos. 903 and 005 Fourth street southeast; Nos. 40 land 400 Vtrglniaaenue:Nos.411. 41Tand421G street sou theasl.andNos. 130, 132 and 1 3! North Carolina atcnue, as ell as the family mansion on li street southeast, near Second. The family home was left by the will to be used by the widow and children during the former's life. Other property was devised to the widow, but she renounced It and claimed her dower. All the other real estate was devised to Henry C. McCauley In trust for his five children. The widow claimed that she was entitled to a dowerage In all of the property and In the rents collected. FOR HER SON'S DEATH. Union Pacific Directors Report. The government directors of the Union Pacific Railway Company have submitted their am.unl report to the Secretary of the Interior. State of tho Gold Reserve. The stated Treasury gold reserve to-day Is $3.3fi8,22G, subject to a deduction of $400,000. I THE TIMES DAILY WEATHER MAP. (Prepared at tbo United Males Weather Bureau) Mrs. Acton Sues the Snood Company for 910,000. Letters, of administration were to-day granted to Mrs. Mary E. Acton for the purpose of bringing suit for damages for 910,000 against the Snead Iron Company, of Louisville, Ky. Mrs. Acton Is the mother of Walter Acton, the water boy who fell from a scaffold under the celling of the dome of the new Library building about six weeks ago and was Instantly killed. Acton was employed by the Snead Iron Company, and the coroner's jury at the Inquest criticised the companj tor not taking proper precautions for the safety of their workmen. This action will be brought under the act of Congress providing for suits where parties have Ijcen killed or die from injuries caused by the negligence of corporations and other companies. IN WALLER'S BEHALF. Columbian University. Dr.Ed ward Farquharhasassumed charge ot his new department of history, nnd the work has been divided into four classes. The senior and Hie junior hJe medieval history, the sophomores ancient, and the freshmen modern history. In tlie literature class, which Is conducted by Prof. George J. Smith, lately of the CcntraljHigh School, and which Is a collaborative t of, Dr. Farquhar's course, the students are pursuing their new course. The drama as literature. English ioets. and modern fiction. Prof. Lee Davis Lodge u ill soon begin a series of class lectures on socialism. The move to establish a university paper Is meiting with treat success in every department. Aj number ot the trustees, nlnmni, and processors have contributed $150 as a deficiency fund, and every indication points to the establishment of a bright, weekly paper. The lioard of , editors wilt be chosen from the student'body, one from each de-Mrtnient, and tie excellent- material In tlie different! schools promises wll for lis literary lic-rit. A meeting ot the students of the Corcoran Scientific School to form class organization wllMahe place, to night itkUnivcrslty Hall. - jt - ' The advantage of an organization In this schoolihas long been apparent, and at a meeting held last year the most active participants in this scheme determined to form sucii a society, and appointHl a committee on permanent organization, in whoe hands the plans for the object were placed. At this last meeting the constitution and by- la wssuhm lit ed by the chairman on thealiove committee were discussed, and with one or two amendments unanimously adopted. The meetings are lo be held every three weeks, and at tlie next, on November 2, the officers will be elected for tlie year and a name for the society determined upon. Announcements for an Interesting course of public lectures will be made as soon as Prof. Gon, the chairman on the university lectures, rcturna from Atlanta. Catholic University. In the School of Social Science the most notable events are the lectures in the department of sociology by Hon. Carroll I). Wright andVnts associate. Prof. Neale. thesubjectsof.whidia re thepromincut social problems of the"-day. Prof. Ncale lias aire ady commenced bis course, and Commissioner Wright will deliver his first lecture next week. In the same department Dr. Hooker is delivering a scries ot lectures on ethics. At present he Is giving simply academic talks on higher moral philosophy, but later in the season he wilreaili applied ethics, or the general law of morality, touching the questions of socialism and domestic relations. Rt. Hew John- J. Keanc. rectevr of the university, has gone to Philadelphia on a short business trip. Tlie October number of the IruIIetin. which lias been unusually dekiyed. owing lo the great stress on the professors, will beissued on Monday. Rev. Daniel Shea, head of the department of physics, will arrive at the university tb-niorrow and assume charge of ids course on Monday. TO MEET THE VETERANS. Fore-east Till 8 r. M. Sunday. Tor the District ot Columbia and Maryland, fair and colder Sunday: northwesterly winds. J-or Eastern" Pennsylvania, New Jersev and Delaware, generally fair and colvcr Sunday; northwesterly winds. For Eastern New York, generally fair Sunday, possibly preceded by local showers In the northern portion to night; winds shitting to northwesterly with increasing force; colder. For Virginia, fair; winds shirting to northwesterly; colder Sunday evening. Weather Conditions and General ForeS en st. It Is warmer from the Gulf States northeastward to Now England, and It is decidedly colder In the Northwest. Generally fair weather prevails except In the northern portion of tlie lake regions, where local snows are rciiorted. Unusually cold -weather for ihe season S revolts this morning for North and South akota and Northern Nebraska, where temperatures from twelve to sixteen decrees below freezing are reported, being in home instances from two to three degrees, lower than any ever before recorded by the Weather Bureau during the second ten days M October. Generally fair weather will prevail on .Sunday from Southern New England and the lake regions southward to the Gulf states, and a moderate e-old wave will extend from Western New York southwest-ward over the States or the Ohio Valley. Tho temperature will fall about twenty degrees in the regions named. The following heavy rainfall, in Inches was reported during the past twenty-four hours: Jupiter, 1.84. .Condition or the Wnter. High and low tides as officially recorded at the Navy Yard for to-day aro as follows- High. t nw 8:19 a. m. 2.33 am 8:44 p. ill. 2:41 p.1 Temperature and condition ot the water nt 8 a. m.: Orcat Falls Tempc-ratur 52; condition. 3G. Receiving resenoir--Temperature. 58; condition at north connection, 30, condition at south connection. 36 DMribuilng nscrvolr Temperature, B7; condition at Influent gatehouse, 36. effluent gatehouse. 36. Schedule, for Street Llentlng. Gas lamps lighted at 0:23 p. m.; extinguished at 008 a. ni. Naphtha lamps lighted at 6:23 p. m.; extinguished at 5:23 a. m. Senntor Cullnm and Lawyer Jones See the President. John G. Jones, a colored lawyer of Chicago, and United States Senator Shelby M. Cullom called to-day at the While House and presented a strong petition to the President from a number ot prominent citizens from Chicago about John L. Waller, now In prison in France by the French authorities. The President expressed the deepest Interest in the matter. They then went to the8tate Department and made a searching inquiry about the Wallercase.and Secretary of State Olney explained to them at great length the situation of affairs, and stated to them tliat Uils government was doing whatever It could in tlie matter to protect his rights as an American citizen. "Had Merrcv on Vowmon. Judge Cole to-day reduced the Judgment award cdMrs. Sarah B.Kanengn Inst Moneylender Meyer B. Newman from $229.50 $129.50, on the ground that It was excessive. Morgan Goes to Atlanta. United States Treasurer Morgan left for Atlanta, Ga., this afternoon, to be present on Connecticut day at the exposition. Conscience Hurt Twice. An u nknown New Tork man lias sent two separate contributions of $10 to the Treasury for credit of the conscience fund. Marriage Licenses. Licenses to marry have been Issued as follows: John Paul Rlchter and Catherine E. Armanstrong. Frank Armsted and Amy Lester, both of Prince George's county, Md. Edmund H. Allen and Alice V. Baker, ooiu or rairrcix county, v a. August Romacker and Lillian Grcn- ling. Samuel Mr Louis and Hannah Colni; The Stay-at-Honics Will Give Their Comrades a Ronslnjr. Reception. The stay-nt-homes of the Union Veteran Legion will to-night at 7:30 o'clock give their comrades who went to Buffalo to attend the National Encampment a rousing reception. The members and their friends who did not attend the encampment are requested to assemble at the Union Veteran Legion Hall to-night, between 0 and 7 o'clock, lnj order to be on hand to meet their comrades. The delegation 'who went to Buffalo were accompanied by the John B. Henderson Drum Corps, who, on their arrival, will march up the-avenue lo the hall. After seeing Ihe veterans safply housed they will proceed tpKoczel's.on Fourteenth street, and bc-v-seryeelr with a supper. Some or the, mep have already returned, nnd all report-having a most excellent time. Howard University. The university leitcnsion course Is so far a very successful 'enterprise. Dr. Rankin's lectures have rjeew well attended, and those of a more scientific na'urc, as rrnf. roster's lecturesion geology, have had a ralr audience . I ' The free courses ot the law school are also pre-e-minently successful, and a very large number of students navcmatriculated. The theological, department of the university Is not as large as iu former years, bat the work that Is belus done Is of an advanced character, and Is under Ihe personal direction ot President Kankin and the dean. Dr. Fairfield. Samuel B. Smith, who lives at No. 18 N street northwest, was arrested this morning on a warrant sworn out by Edward M. Pine, a real 'estate agent at No. 1320 F street northwest, charging lilm with the embez7leraent of various sums ot money. Smith was arraigned before Judgo Miller. and on the motion of Cook & Sutherland, his attorneys, was released on $500 ball, and the case continued until next Wednesday, the 23d Instant. Smith has been employed by Pine for about six months and during that time has served in tlie capacity of a collector for the East Dean wood Land Company, of which Mr. Pine Is tlio general manager. About five weeks ago Mr. Pino was compelled to go to New York on business, and during his absrrce Smith was put in temporary control of the office and collected all moneys due the company, a great deal of which, according to tlie statements made by the proprietor, he has railed to account ror. MB. PINE'S STATEMENT. Mr. Pino was seen by a reporter to-day and made the following statement: "Smith come to me about six months ago and asked for employment. He represented that he had formerly been employed by Howard F. Johnson, the real estate agent, and brought other references. I gave him a position as collector for the East Deanwood Land Company, and It was his duty tomakcpcollectinn ofthemonthly Installments upon lots sold by the company in this suD-dlvlsion. "ior that purpose a book Is given each customer, and the amounts paid by tbem are credited to their account, opposite to which Is attached the signature ot the agent making Ihe collection. About five weeks ago I was compelled to go to New York on a matter of business, nnd left the office under Smith's control, with instructions that he should remit to me in New York the various nnmants collected. "Among other things, I lift him five deeds, which had been executed by the company, and were to be delivered to various parties upon the pn)nient of a certain amount or money. These Smith was authorized to deliver. "My business in New York kept me for a longer time than I expectcdr and needing money I wrote to Smith to remit me all he had collected. I was very much surprised to receive a letter from him a few days later slating that up to that time he bad failed to collect a cent, and stated that the parties had all promised to pay by a certain time when be would send the money. HI8 SUSPICION AROUSED. "I waited a reasonable length ot time and falling to hear from Smith wrote another letter, getting about the same reply that the parties couldn't pay. "Mr suspicions were aroused, so I sent out a numlier of letters to the supposed delinquents and was surprised to get letters from them stating that they "had mid Mr. Smith the sums of money which I had claimed were overdue. I communicated these facts to my attorney in this city and requested htm to take the keys ot tbe office from Smith, and at the sam time wrote to the clerk discharging him and warning him that I did not want to have any further business relations wlta him. "Despite this warning he e-ontinucd to repre-ent himself as my agent, and made other collections, all ot which he appropriated to his own use. I came on to Washington yesterday from New York and determined to have an order issued for bis arrest. I have received a score of letters from various parties since my arrival in the city, all of them claiming to have paid Smith variojs sjms during my absence. "I also have evidence that the man opened several registered letters containing money ilu ring my alisence and extracted the contents of each." Smith was arrested by Detective Boyd early this morning on New York avenue and North Capitol streets and Taken to the police station. He Is a man about forty-five years old and has a wife and two children living In this ilty. PnETTY GENERAL SLUMP. Wnk 3Iarket Was Somewhat of a Surprise to the Speculator. New York. Oct. 19. The stock market after the opening was weak and lower on sales for both accounts. Tbe decline In prices ranged from 3-8 to 1 5-8 per cent, and nearly every stock on the list participated In the downward movement. The weakness of the market was a disappointment to the street, it Laving been expected that the decline in sterling exchange which settles the question of gold exports for the moment and the slump in cotton this morning would have a good effect on stocks. The reverse proved true, however, nnd the share speculation was absolutely without support. Commission houses were without orders and London did but little in our market. Sugar declined 3-4 to 10G 3-4; General Electric, 1 to 36 1-2. MILLER GETS THREE YEARS. Could Not Prove That He Was tho Other Man. Judge Cox senteucevl Charles Millers a. young colored man, to Albany for three years this morning. Miller was convicted of hoiiM-brcakingon the8th instant, as previously told In llie-Tlnies. and Mr. Jeffords, the assistant district attorney, asked him it he bad not been in the pcgltcntfary under the alias of Charles Boss. Miller said he liad not. Wit cesses were then calleel -who swore that lie was Boss, while others swore lie was not. Judge Cox: cave Ills counsel, Thomas A. Tavlor. time jk i bring in witnesses to fnrtl-er prove his cue-i'iiiy. luc Mtii mull t;i nuoilllllPtl nteree without- runner argument for w tr,al. Jren- i identi I for st an. jni'cu New York Stock; Market. Furnished by Frank Wilson ISon n. broker. 1335 F street. On nih l,w cioew American ouacuu.....M ii rj iltcnison. iun,d.a f. .. ,i-lj (-Annan i-ouiuern. ...... oe Col Fuel A Iron .. C . B. . Wulncy f6)i CCCiSt Louis. 44 Chewapako & Ohio 19 cnic&rous. we. Pels., lace a ivesc its Distiller a Cattle Feoi Delaware) and Hudson... Erie...... ............... l.enerat Fle'-trlc'-'.. ....... 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ULL US. 4't R, lllli r.s. o mji U.S. 4's .....192! 1HU l'.S.5's .I901 IUM , WSTKICTOr rOlCJIBIi BONDS. r.'slSV) "SO-year Kumllnn" ..10l C'elSO' 30-year Funding" gold. lUtf TslSJl "Water fctoci- currency. 116 ;'slU01"aterbtocx'' currency. 11$ J.K lKt "I'mullnc"-currency...... -Hi !' Reg. S-10's, lS.3-19a' . IXI w larvi i ttfpnra Tfivm " V- a K It Con r. ers istf TO-1J JtB W Jb o Hit Uonr. tTsil. 1SU3---I1 .... AetltULonr cTs. 1901 Met ItltCcnrt'e ,..fcl. ......... lielt i! Ill's IS.'l -". Ickiuctoa Rl.Cs, l.sJtS-lull lolumbm l: 1:6s, lot li Wasaljrs e o. !r r 'A, iTa. lDOS-'K-.... . ash (.a Co. er n. era, isoi-V .... Wasul.uColonT, isell P.3. i lee Llc:ht Cout s a, lirji Chesapeake Jr. lutomao Teln5s... '.nirrcecdi'i-nislS. 190j Acer ;e-- X 'irst 5 s, 190V r 9. 14$ 235 -1 115H 123 IB 18U Iti 89 1M) Hi lei " Si w 100 wa in 111 Ill . . IIS 133 HO . ... luo l '.'".'. w .... Good for $1. MITCHELL BSOS. CO., 405 7th st- nw. This Coupon entitles the beartr to discount of ana dollar on say man's orsreoat in thtt house, on presentation. Weretailsllonrclothicgatthe WHOLESALE Price, which means s saving of folly 25 per cent, profit, but in order to test the value of oar ad. in this paper we offer the above inducement. This Incentive holds good for TODAY ONLY. 405 7th St. N. W. Factory and Salerooms, 402 and 404- Penn 8t-, Reading, Pa. LLVsuvLvKflS9JliiLBiHR9 Cotton Mills in the South earning. 10 to 25 per cent. The Safest and Best Field for Investment. Capital Is always seekloc aafa and profitable Investment the most IsTltlnr field to-day is cotton manuf actnrlng In the South, There Is probably no wen-man--. aced mill in the south that la earmns lees than 10 per cent, net profit, and ml of t&em ar. doing much betterl Very many are earning from 23 to 25 per cent, Inthefaceof the general depression ox tbe last few years, this la a phenomenal record for any investment. At present there ara 83,000.000 cotton spindles In the world. The Sooth tarnishes the raw material for over one-halt of them, producing over 60 per cent, of the annual crop of the world, while it has only 3j00O,noo spindles, or about 4 percent, of the total number in the world. Th. Soeuh's cotton la now shipped from 1JXD to 3,030 miles to mills in New England aad Groat Britain, la manufactured lu mills whero eo.il costs from lS0a ton and ever, and where living Is expensive. Tho tendrncy of this Industry Is now southward, bocaasa of the unequalled a lrantages off this section. No other industry promises such sure and certain returns on the investment. The Newport News Cotton Manufacturing Co. Offer to investors, both to large and small (and. Indeed, particularly to small) investors, an opportunity which promises the most profitable returns. The Newport News lotton Manufacturing Company is organized on the co-op-entire plan, with an authorized, capital of iXIO.OO; par Tallin ot the shares aiOO, payable 62 per share at the time of subscription, and S-por share monthly until paid. It tas general offices at Rfcnmond,Ta., and tbe most prominent business monot that city are Its stockholders and officers. OFFICERS Of THE NEWPORT NEWS COTTON ilANCFACTUIHNO COMPANT: OKPICERd. LEWIS IL BLAIR, President Richmond. Vs. A. Sl 11UPOUP. Vice President Richmond. Ya. HO WALLACE. Secretary and Treasurer, lUchmcnd, Va. GEO A. bClim.LZ, Assistant Treasurer Newport News, Va. Judge L. L LEWIS. Attorney.. Richmond. Va. hMini & ELAM, General Agents. Richmond. Va. SMALL INVESTMENTS. BOARD OF DIRECTORS LEWIS JX BLAIR (Harrex Blair t Co , Wholesale Grocers; Stephen Putney fc Ca. Wholesale Boots and Mioes), President Unit a Banking and Building Company. Richmond, Ya. A. K UrFuIlD, Presdent Metropolitan Ball tin; and Loan Association; Director Merchants National Bank, Richmond, Va. CLAY DREWUT. Wholetttle Dry Goods and Notions; Director Security Bank of Kkhtnoal, Richmond, Va. GEO. A SCHMELZ (Schmela Bros., Banters), Newport News, Va. C W. TANNER (C. Y Tanner & Co.. Varnish Manuf act are ra. Oil, c). Director 2ecurity Bank of Richmond; President Mutual Guarantee Bulldln; and Loan Association, Richmond, Va. JL B. CROWELC General Acent Old Dominion S. & Company; Director First National Sink, Newport News, Vs. S. G. "WALLACE, Cashier Citizen Bank ot Richmond, Richmond, Va. Newport News as a Location. There la probntly no better location In the United States for a cotton mill than Newport Nows. The population of the town is about lO.MX). while at Hampton and surround in c points there are about 10,030 moro, thus furnishing an abundant supply of cood operatires. Newport Nows tola? one of the largest coal snipping points in IheLnited Matea. the best steam, coal can bo had at a minimum cost. West Virginia coal can be laid down alleys than liPJ a ton against $3.60 a ton which Is paid by many of the most successful mills in North Carolina. Its location furnishes abundant transportation facilities by which todraw cotton by water from all Sfouthern points, as veil as for shipment of the finished, product to any part of the world. An Opportunity for Small Investors. Heretofore small Investors have not centrally been able to share in tbe large profits made by cotton mills; building associations and sarings banks har been ineironiy means ior accumulating Barings, aj this system, so successfully introduced into tho bouth, everyone who can lay aside ertn i00 a month can become a stockholder in a cotton-mlll As funds accumulate under this system of monthlr payments, the contracts for th buildings and machinery can bo let. without waitlcc until the final installments are paid In. and before the stock is paid up the MILL can be IN SUCCESSFUL OPERATION. Opinions of Leading Financial Men on Cotton Milling in the South. W. S. WItham, of Atlanta, who Is president of twelve banks In Georgia and Alabama: "The average net earnlugs or emeral cotton mills I am acquainted with will run to about 14 per cent. 1 believe a cotton mill, with a fair working capital, well managed, will make from 5 to S3 per cent I know of one- which irned it per cent net la 1591. We advance mooer on cottcn mill stock, cotton goods la storage, at a less rate than on any other collate rat" A. L. James, President of tho Bank ot Laurinburg, Laurlnbnrg. X. C: The re , are eight mill? in this county. The profit durlug this year in the cotton mills bus! " nes has been and is still very large; that Is, it is from 10 to 32 per cent. 1 know of nothing else In our section tnat pays so large a profit. J.U Hhei, Cashier City National Bank, Criffln, Ga: -The Griffin Manufactur Ing Company la JWT paid a 6 per cent, dividend: In 1S53, 10 per cent.; and has steadily paid 10 percent, dividends eversinceand still carrtesasurplusot over 80 percent, added to Its capital out ot Us earning In 1S33 tne Kincaid Mill was organized and pet In operation. In 1891 it pall G per cent.; in IS7, 7 per cent; in25La percent; In 1S34, 10 per cent.; and in 1393 It has so far paid 10 pec cent." W. C and Lanier, Bankers, West Point, Ga., who also control cotton-mills with an aggregate investment ot about $1,000,000: "The capital stock of our mills aggregates 81.000,000. Our lay rolls aggregate $0,00i. and about S1OO.L0O are paid out to stockholders, besides laying up a surplus for extensions." L. C. liarne. president National Bank of Augusta. Augusta, Ga.: "Cotton man ufacturlng In tho froath has always proven satisfactory as a paying industry, and from the establishment of the first cottu factory to the present time the mills bare not only proven the wisdom of investors, but hav demonstrated the Inevitable conclusion that no character of investment is eater, and fow, if auy, are more profitable. 1030J0 of the total stock j00,0X)) will bo offered for sale In Washington. True to tbe co-operative principal, erery opportunity will be given to tha small Investor, and application for single share will be encouraged. Applications forstock must be made at the office of the Washington agents of the Newport News Cotton Manufacturing Company, or at their depository, CRANE, PARRI3 Jfc CO , 13 Fst. nw , Washington, D. C. T. 0. Anderson & Co., Real Estate and Business Exchange. WASHINGTON AGENTS, ' 907 G Street N. W., Washington, D. C. k a Wasi Market Co ltt era. 1SW-1911. 7.000 retired annually YNashUaritCoImpfis, 1MV-7 ... Wash Mart Co Ext'nG's. U14--"- !asonic Hall Ass'n 5's.cX l'JCB Wnsh Lt Inlantry 1st lis. 1801 Wash Lt- Infantry 2d "s, ISMS. . '.ATIONAL BANC STOCKS Bank ot Washington.... llanK of Republic. ....... ......... Metro polttau. ..A Central ...................... Farmers and Mechanics'.......... Second......... ..........-.. Citizens . i.... Columbia. ..r... '..' Capital West End... ............... ....... Traders.. ...,..................... Lincoln ... .-. Ohio Sill DEPOSIT AND TRUST OCTS. Nat Safe Deposit A Trust - Wash Loan Trust AmbecurityJ- Trust W ash ato Deposit ..... BAILEOAD STOCKS. Washington ana Ueorgotown Metropolitan ....................... Col umbla....... .............. ...... hcLlngton- ....... ........ , Georgetown and Tenallytown... CAS AND XLIC. UGUT8TOCE. Washington Oaa.. .A.... Georgetown Gas U. s. Electric Light...... tNSCKAKCE STOCKS Firemen s iranltUn. Metropolitan Corcoran 1'otomac Arlington.... ........ ....... German American...... National Union.... , CUumbla ........-.... IHggs. 1 eoples..... ......... .............. Lincoln... lomnierciaL.. TRU IHSBIAKCl STOCKS. Real LstatsTltls. .. Columbia Title...... ..,.. .. 110 .. 110 .. 110 .. 103 .. 100 .. 130 300- .219 .. n't 310 .. so .. 1M ,. K5 M7'-$ ,. 130 . ISO 140 .. 115 . IUS . 103 . 93 101 . Bl .. 123 1(0 ... Kl IS .. 133), 141 TO .".... Kt . 100 113 . 5J 31 20 0 . '17 49!4 . 47 55 .. 135 loo ' .. S6 . 40 . TO . 50 . M . 140 150 ,. 160 ax 14 . 12 14 . Tri 8fc . :h - 4 5 , 107 lilt .. ! ( Washington Title DLtrlct Title. TELETHONS STOCKS. TennsylTanla Chesapeake and 1'otomac...... American Grapbophone ....... Pneumatic Uun Carrlaso....... MI3CKLLAXX0C3 STOCKS. Washlncton MarkeL..... Great tails ice , Hull Kun l'anorama Nor. A Wash, steamboat Wash. llrlttCo , iTTClty Urict. .Lincoln Hall imer-uceanAnuamff Merganthaler Linotype Lx. Dividend. ... "SO ... 3 , 14 132 60 CO .40 1U 50 1XSCKANCE STATEMENT. STATEMENT e,t the condition ot the Massachusetts Bcnelit Life Association, ot Boston, Mass.. on the 3utti day ot June, 181)5, as required by ae't of Congress ap-provedJuIy29, 1S92: ASSETS Cash in bant aud orflce 5-100,353 28 Deposits, Ins. Dcpts. AIi. and 1'orto llic-o and atale Treas. of Mass. (cash) 4.020 02 Bonds and tnort(;ases(irstIicn on real estate) 289.425 CZ KiocKS ana Donus (niarKct value) Bills rec-elvarjlc and collateral loans Agent's ledeer balances Interest clue and accrued and market value ot bonds orer cost... LIABILITIES. Statement of dividends and expenses for six months ending June 30. 189S. Dividends Current expenses.... UEOltliGA. LlTCHPrei.il Ti-r,i.-t E. 8. LITTLEF1ELD. SceTetary. auhscrlbert to before me this 3d day a October. 1895. 8. T. ELLIOTT. Notary Public JOHN RIDLEr SUIELDS. ' OcneralAgent. i,974 50 45,653 12 68,005 00 10,049 49 49.706 19 219.486 1C v 4 vr V v 1 f , w. IVl. M JS V ' v- r-. r"CTc.;-,5iJfeSiias"SS

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