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Messenger (Newspaper) - February 15, 1912, Beckley, West Virginia VOL Ill HEINOUS MURDER ITALIAN FOUND MANGLED INCHED AT GLEN WHITE Supposed Murderer Ran Boarding House Where Crime Committed Chas Suspected P one of il not Lit most ci lines om in the county was commit at Glen While on last Sunda night when by a fel low While the cause ot death is con as well as the patty ac yet in wha over 01 by is oiu of the deepest dyed act pei in the county N Fiom the best able it appear that a woman is mixed up in the its was the jne who was taken to the pern on last toi the crime committed at le and the uig motive It while was sleeping who inn a bonding house at thai place stole up to the loom wind occupied with some shaip UK his icpeatedly mangling ms fice arid his skull The Italians it appeals woie unconscious of the not what time it oc knew of the affair un lil next rooming they dis mangled and deaden bed and missing The authorities were notified as Aoon tlie was made and much excitement prevailed among the Italians quartered in the boarding house all of whom im mediately deserted the premises and were bolh married the dead mans wife and family living in Italy wife and loft the next morning for Lester where took up their abode The murdered mans remains were interred Tuesday at that place is Goes to Lehigh Valley Edwin Ludlow General Mana ger and of the New River Collieries Company of Eceles has resigned his posi tion with that company and ac a position with the Le digh Valley Navigation Coal Company The change will be come effective March 1st Mr Ludlow has made many friends while in the county and the coal field and his many friends regret exceedingly his departure from the county and coalfield M E Church South There will bo preaching by the pastor on the third Sunday as fol lows at 11 a m Fik Patrick at 3 p m Raleigh at 730 p m BECKLEY W VA Rev Sweeney 111 Rev James Sout stieet is il His Hugh Sweeney o Athens and Mi Hauey ot lib ton have been at his bedside fo the past few dais n ciclent to old age caused Sweeney tho noted Baptist ei to cease his yeai since and is now his Hi many neighbor and this and counties will ic to learn of his so rious condition Womans Club The Womans Club will meet a the home of Mis W M on KINGS DAUGHTERS Entertainment at the Carter on Thursday Feb 22nd Following is a to be by the Kings Daughter on Feb 22nd at the Gaiter I Choi us Stai Spangled 2 Wash Imiieisonsitcd Mi J Lewis N 3 Vocal 4 Just 4 Wm and Mis Wm or 5 Recitation Mis Robett Taylor G Vocal of the 1 Glee Song 8 Vocal ne and F K 9 Vocal Solo Stoiy Ever violin rown 2nd Warren Mr Reppart piano Mrs Wm Taylor 10 Glee 11 Flynn 12 Vocal fuck Freeman by Miss Winnie Cook 13 Vocal New Flynn 14 Chorus My Tis of Move to Alabama Mr El Conner and cs family will move fo Ala the last of this month where hey will reside Mr Conner has a the Teu Coal Iron Co and will cl in capacity of nt of same Mi Conner and amily have made a of friends here who regret exceedingly departure but wish them bundant success and happiness in loir new location Miss May Plumley of Massey was brought to the Camp ell Hospital here Tuesday where ie will undergo surgical treat ment Nominating Ballot Votes hereby nominate as the most Popular Candidate in the Auto mobile Contest Miss or Mrs Address Signed The Nominators name will in no instance be divulged Only one Nominating Ballot credited to any one candidate Cut out ill in and to the credit of your favorite POPULAR New Automobile to be Given Away to the Most Popular Lady in Raleigh Governing the Automobile Contest As announced in last weeks same fui NO 11 sue we tins week toother with The Drug Co ami A G Meade the 1 Auto contest Tins contest will to tho county and to des tho most popular lady ii the county It will open on The one your paying therefor in advance out the purchase price of the book RwK of no in r al lilt I1 II tvn day and will close c Ol set out dining July Hh noon and the ig tho of will be this new handsome 22 HP 4 all votes given out impor m which will be one ot the tint events ol the ol July at this place and to be the hugest and event ot all of July ei held This cai will be on at the Di ug Co s Stoic with a tew to It is a high guide cai ind up fully to any cai f tins t pe on the mm kct today the the foi the to to 10 Clip out and turn neatly nominating coupon found nt bottom ot this tae good votes the Become a candidate and mul The Va 01 vote same m ballot boxes pie toi voting the contest at The uy Jo A Meade and The Messenger Only one nominating coupon cred ted to ani one candidate You tor will also find a coupon good 50 issues of this paper and no good for 0 votes for any candidate in the but same must be neatly rimmed and voted at one of the laces mentioned above How TO VOTES It is not a difficult or expensive latter to procure votes for your hoice candidate With each dol ir spent at The Beck ley Drug Jo and A G Meade you will be iven a ticket good for 100 votes nd with each spent at The lessenger you will be will be ci ease 01 dcci ease in the number of votes given with olh the contest The advantage be that the or euly will the advantage Theie will be kept John Anderson For Assessor Ne this week announce th ol fohn Anderson o tnis for assessor subject t the Republican to be hel on June Mi has a dent ol this ioi about 2 years here before the rail roads ever penetrated this rich con field For several years was in tlv employ of the Beaver Coal Co i with the lealty ol tin and its ot coal JIi linn out the county and his a know ledge ol the vahu of same as to its locution Mi is a bu if nominated and elected an cwellen assessor JURORS DRAWN by the thiee ol the it shall be conducted with out to candidate but with due leond for all contestants who may enter Fu I II In 01 dei to facilitate the ing oi the Automobile on July itwill toi all up to and including to be deposited in the ballot boxes not latet than July 1st No votes will be counted on July i noi that have been issued July 1st The ballots in the will be counted public JuU and those voted in July on that day and at that time All will be stamped issued in July and a swom honesty and tan ness of the contest on tlut day as to the conduct ot the con test by the patties giving the auto mobile aw ay ATO COLLUSION The intention of this contest is to place it on its merits and to make it a popular voting contest Therefore there will not be allow ed at any time during the contest a withdrawal of any candidate in favor of another If a candidate f the criminal court to withdraw the votes cast convene on Monday March or her they will not count for atv other candidate in the contest or one may be Inter nominated As the votes are given out a favor will be shown the ors of this popular voting contest f the persons receiving same will For Circuit Court Commencing Next Monday and for Crim inal Court Ihc following is the list ot i oi s drawn loi at the of the comt heio on ot week Lake Hich mond John Bowman Ryan lOnos J g Pi nice Jake Chas Reed C P Samuel Rich mond Wai don Jus Vines J A Meadows Alex W G Darnel Obe D Smith Pics Ilm Lilly S U Msu hall Clay JohnM Jan ell A M Thomas Bone Brown B A Jesse Sam vole them early and not hoard for 500 votes These PAs far as possible we otes will be signed in each inhope to announce weekly the most by the respective parties Popular person and the two lead iving the automobile away and candidates their ny votes appearing in the ballot Pictures will appear in The Mcss on June Gth without cost to unsigned by the promoters the contest will not be counted space will bo provided or the name of the contestant on ich vote ticket arid same must car Urnname of the candidate nri properly countersigned BOOKS There will also be issued coupon good for Five and Ten dol irs which will be redeemable at ny of the three places of business i the goods wares and commodi es offered for sale by the ve parties giving the contest and ill be good until used With book which will be old for cash in advance 2500 otes will be given by The and A G and ill each book 2500 votes ill be given by A G Meade id the Drug Co With ich sold for cash by The lessenger 5000 votes will bo giv n and with each book pur 12500 votes will be given he Messenger will in other ords in each instance give five mes the number of votes of that ven by The Drug Co nd A G for the vc amounts spent But no books ill be issued by The Messenger the at the 7 LU the contestants if they will furnish a photograph at that time from can have the cuts made OP CONTEST The object of this contest js to create a larger volume of business and to more thoroughly advertise the respective places giving the contest The same popular prices heretofore charged will be main in each instance The par tics giving the contest will manage it in detail and guarantee a fair and square deal to one andall Signed K L Krusos A G C L VANZANDT By special arrangements the following places of business will redeem the coupons in merchan dise issued by C L Van A G Meade and E L Ellison W M Taylor Co E M Payne Co J W Dearing J P Clay Raleigh Hardware Co Rose Turner Co Taylors Cash Grocery John Anderson Clothing Co Lowis Allen Harris Studio photographs McMillon J P Cook Ambrose Daniel John Lilly W M Wood Milom John W Toney The jurors March term 1 1 i are 18 Petit Jurors W P Cook John Pettry Mil ton Kidd Win Snuffer Henry Williams Jno Warden Bennett James Wright Delhi Stanley Stewart Hurt J Cook 0 H Lilly Acord Griffith Nelson Farley Fur Jos W G Albert row WM G Chambers A L Garner Wriston James Stover Frank Stover Milton Webb Willie Acord Jerry Meadows Lilly Alfred Thompson A B Maxwell Gilbert H Kink J L Bailey A Garretson James Allen James Amos Stover Jack Tonoy Jno A Hubert Left Tom Isaac Evans Newton Clay George Allin N Bennett James Smith E Ii Bibb was a business visi tor to the C 0 G City latter part of last week BIG FIRE AT LESTER LARGE PROPERTY LOSS EN TAILED ON THURSDAY NIGHT Cause Originated in Meat Shop Between Ten and Thousand Dollar Loss tui cr si On last night at Le 11 m the butch of Gicei Sledd played havoc with about 10000 of it could be sub dued The laigo stoic building owned tV T C Bow inig and occupied by the M W flume Company hii dealer and C L Bowling Jiv goods and notions and an building owned by Una Ev ms which was the shop and office a total loss except the who saved enough ot Hiei stock to lesume business next day m u by stand Mi on leaving the shop lite and claims the iie must have tiom mice ind matches The was m the ing W Hume Co C L Bowling C Bowling and carried The Wilkes Agency ind The Home Com pa of this citi 00 ind Mrs Davis Entertains Mia L II Davis on Tuesday delightfully entertained of her friends at in l Mrs W W who will on be taking fot Virginia she will join husband reside present were lerdon Yaeger S S Sutphin lames Gibbs A Z Lilly G Villiams C L Allen R S Tay or K Clyde Scott W W Mc 1C L Ellison 0 H Jesse Da is and Bess Davis Palatable refreshments at were the conclusion of the headed New Enterprise The Spiague Milling o of which is y VV T and son is being and soon be incorporated The iw firm will manufacture and eal in feed and in real cs Thp machinery is now bc ig installed for tho manufacture f feed Henry McMillion Dead Uncle Henry of Ec los aged about 63 years died at is home at that place this morn ig of dropsy The remains will e interred tomorrow Friday in ie cemetery at Harper We join large concourse of sorrowing datives arid friends in extending to the immediate fnm y Voting Address In the Popular Voting Automobile Contest Subject to Condi tions Governing Contest Ballots to be counted to be neatly trimmed around border and deposited Use this balot to vote for yoursel o friend in the Automobile Contest This Ballot Void After March 10 1911
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