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Big Stone Gap Post (Newspaper) - March 3, 1920, Big Stone Gap, Virginia Peninsula a Enterprise John w. Edmonds. Edit or and owner. A Lomac court House. A. Entered at the Post office at Accomac o. A. As second class matter saturday. March 18, 1911. Sales advertised in Enterprise. Saturday March 26, 1911, at Locust Ville by the heirs of mrs. Margaret s. Parker deceased household and Kitchen furniture. Local news. Board of supervisors meet monday March 27th. A a the next term of the circuit court of Accomac begins monday april 3d. Miss May Scarburgh of Cape Charles is at Accomac o. H., visiting her brother or. Taos. Scarburgh. Meb frs. Charles u. Ayres and Phil t Milliner of Accomac c. H., made a business trip to Cape Charles Aud Norfolk thib week. The Miona grammar school will hold a Necktie social wednesday evening March 22. If inclement weather prevents the next evening Public cordially invited. The Drummond town methodists will on easter monday night present in Belles Hall two dramas both humorous Quot a Case of suspension and Quot if morning glory or. Thomas w. Melson of near Accomac 0. Taken to Hospital in Baltimore on Friday of last week Aud sit be operated on for some stomach trouble is doing Well Aud expected Home in about two weeks. The drama Quot Dot the miners daughter a heretofore announced to be presented at Hall at Melfa on tuesday March 21st., has been postponed on account of the sickness of some of the performers to tuesday March 28th. Brooks Mapp trustee will sell at Public auction at Pungoteague on Friday afternoon March 31st, the piece or parcel of land belonging to the heirs of Sophia Parker deceased containing five acres More or les9, situated near Pungoteague. Terms of Sale will be made known on Day of Sale. John s. Parsons trustee will sell at Public auction at the front door of the courthouse on saturday april 8h, 2 30 p. M., a certain tract of land situated about j of a mile from same containing half acre More or less it being the same conveyed in 1902by Adam Wise to George a. Wise. For particulars see posters. L. Floyd Nock be dial commissioner will sell at Public auction of saturday March 18th, 1911, at two 2 of clock pm a m., at Pungoteague 30 acres of land on Nandua Creek adjoining the lands of Claude Mcclain John b. Henderson and others and originally belonging to James Martin or. For terms &c., see posters. The work of special course in Highway engineering begins at the University of Virginia March 27th, and a flue Opportunity is thus presented to Young men who expect to go into Road work to go there tor training. With the interest now being manifested in Public roads we know of no better occupation open to Young men All Confederate veterans who desire crosses of Holt or Mast Bend in Shtir application to mrs. James Fletcher Accomac va., president of the Jefferson Davis chapter u. D. 0., not later than the 15th of if ext april. Crosses will not be conferred after this year and surely every old Veteran will want this badge of Honor for himself and his descendants. William j. And t Frank Russell attorneys in fact of mrs. Catharine Russell will sell at Public auction on saturday March 25th1 p. Min front of store at Ewells Corner a certain tract or parcel of Laud containing 30 acres More or less situated at that place bounded by the lands of Crip Taylor Oscar Justis and others. For particulars see posters. The heirs at Law of John e Wise deceased will sell at pub tie auction at Pastoria on saturday april 8ih, 1911, 3 p. M., the tract or parcel of lend of which the Baid John e. Wise died seized Aud possessed containing 75 acres More or less also a detached piece of Woods land containing 10 acres More or less both situated near Pastoria. The two tracts to be sold As a whole. For foil particulars Bee posters and advertisement in paper. William l. Nock executor will sell at Public auction in front of b. Of Groton a store at Withams p. Oon saturday april 15th., 3 p. M., two tracts of land known As the Quot Sallie Marshall farm a containing by actual Survey 97 15 and 84 82 181.97 which w. , died seized and possessed. The said tracts will be sold separately and then As a whole and the Way they bring highest Price will be considered the Sale. For Lull particulars see posters. At a meeting of the Farmers Mutual Exchange at Onley on saturday March 11th., or Jno. W. Chandler was elected business manager and salary to january 1st., 1912, fixed at $10 000 half of this amount it understood is to be paid in Stock or As much of it As the by Laws of the Organ in lion will permit him to take. The a Aires of the other officers Are f. A. Shi id Secretary and treasurer $1,500 of to f. Mears president $250 j. A Mathias 1st vice Presl Dent. $200 s. O Torrington 2d Vic president $100. New advertisements in this Ibsen of the paper g. E. Oon Bourn and others see 4th Page Many makes of the Overland Ante mobiles statement of the financial condition of the first National Bank of Onancock reports Rathe Sci edition of Hailwood National Barb Beile Haven Bank inc of Almirs amp merchants Bank inc. Mel sparking coinc., Farmers amp merchants National Bank at close of business March 7th. W. Dickinson amp font Spring Goody notice to Cri Pitois of Joseph Hickman deceased statement of expenses of county for year 1909 on 1st Page. Robert l. Shield and Frank a. Shield executors of the last will and testament of John t. Shield deceased will sell at Public notion to the highest bidder in front of the storehouse of William b. Shield at Shields Accomac county Virginia on wednesday the 19th Day of april next at 3 of clock p. M., a very valuable tract o standing Timber containing 86 acres More or Leas and located on the farm of which the said John t. Shield died seized and possessed near Shields wharf in the Baid county of a Cromack. This tract of standing Timber is one of the most valuable in the county thickly set of Good size and excellent a Quality. For further information see or address the said executors. J neighbourhood notes. Onancock a a. A., mrs. Meyer c. Gluck 1� with relatives in Baltimore. Mias Grace Winder has been quite sick since saturday last. Mrs. L Wahall of Georgetown Del., is at the Home of her Mother. Or. John t. White of Parksley spent sunday with or. Francis d. Parkes. Mrs. P. O. Twyford was called to Baltimore monday by the serious ill Nesb of her sister. Mrs. G. Fred Kelly was with her parents or. And mrs. T. Scott of Eastville this week. Rev. Gao. E. Wood is attending annual conference of the E. Church in Wilmington Del. The news from Rev. W. Stiff who is in Richmond having his eyes treated is very encouraging. Rev. Pruitt of Tallahasse flaws the guest of or Spencer f. Rogers Friday and saturday. Or. Ashton Fletcher of Jenkins Bridge was recently the guest of his Cousin or. Clarence p. Oustis. Rev. O. Hornick Rector of holy Trinity Church has declined a Call to Over Wharton Parish Stafford county. . Cosby Bell a former Rector of holy Trinity Church has to opted a Call to st. Andrewes Church Louisville Kentucky. Or. T. Powell has opened his garage in to Lewis building with a competent Workman in charge of the repair department. Mrs. John Shepherd and Little daughter Virginia guests at the rectory for the past two weeks Lett for Colorado tuesday. The condition of or. R. L Hopkins shows but Little change. His son Robert returned to school in Annapolis by mondays Steamer. Miss Margaret Bratten of Princess Anne 0 h., and miss Willie Jones of Cape Charles whre the week end guests of or. And mrs. Bratten. Rev. Oustis Fletcher Rector of st. Johns Church fort Thomas Kentucky has been called As one of the assistants at the Cathedral at Louisville. Kentucky. Breezy Point a comedy in three acts will be Given at the Towo Hall by local Talent Friday March 24, in Aid of the work of the E. Church South. Supper Aud refreshments on the lower Al Vor before and after the performance. A social Given last night at the Home of or. We. 8. Nelson was largely attended. Music and recitations were among the attractions of the evening. A Silver offering at the door produced a substantial sum for the missionary work of the Southern methodist Church. Messes n. W. Nook e. Belote and w. T. Evans who went to Florida ten Days ago have returned and have much to say in Praise of the delightful climate at this Beason of the year. Other conditions were less attractive and it is not Likely that we will soon lose them As citizens. Or. Belote purchased a tract of 40 acres As an investment. Or. T. Coleman Dupont has offered to build a Boulevard 103 feet wide the entire length of the state of Del aware from North to South at a Cost of not less than $2,000,000, and to pre sent it to the state. The people of Worcester county Maryland propose to extend it from Selbyville dei., the most Southern Point to the Accomac line. Will we allow it to Stop there the Bemi annual convention of the w. O. T. U. Met in the sunday school room of the m e. Church. South tuesday evening and was called to order by the president mrs. James. After devotional exercises conducted by mrs. Bettie a. Rew. Addresses of Welcome by Rev. Walter Rhodes and mayor l r Doughty with response by mrs. Coal a of Cape Charles were made. The principal address of the evening by mrs. May Pauline Sparks of new Jersey followed the next morning was devoted to routine business in furtherance of the work and at night a mass convention was held. The debate Between the literary societies of the High school upon the question of sate wide prohibition for Virginia saturday night was largely attended. Misses Lillian Savage and Mildred Walter represented the affirmative and misses Rath Nottingham and Ella e Taylor the negative. The papers were Well prepared and showed much care and study in arrangement of facts and arguments. The Large crowd present thoroughly enjoyed the contest and freely applauded the Strong Points made by either Side. In addition to Tite debate Choice selections were admirably recited by misses Lois Rogers Fannie e. Taylor Estelle Glick and Elizabeth Titlow. A Chincoteague \ mrs. John Rtchard Bonsib in Hospital in Philadelphia. Capt. Alfred Lewis and family moved to Philadelphia this week. Mis. T. Tunnell and daughter visited friends in Delaware this week. A few Shad and plenty of herring were for Sale in our Market this week. Our High school team will play Parksley High school team next saturday. J or. Emory Ali Apps our policeman has resigned and or. We. Pruitt is his successor. Supt. Tunnell of the l. S., was with us on an inspecting tour several Days this week capt. G. Badger of Oyster police Foroe was with us this week having his boat overhauled. Or. Geo. W. Wright of Marion va., was with us this week delivering lectures to the Brethren on masonry. Rev. 0. T. Bannard pastor of the E. Church is attending conference at Wilmington and will return to us another year. Or. Charles Matthews of Camden n. J., and mibs Hattie Bloxom of this place were married of 15th inst., Rev Thos. Neal officiating. Capt. John Winder has bought one third interest in packet line from Pocomoke to Snow Hill and will move to latter place and ran the same. Oar teachers Are rehearsing the play Quot mrs. Briggs of the poultry Yard a to be presented at Parksley saturday night 18.h., and at Chinco Teague tuesday night 21st, and wednesday 22d. Proceeds for Church. Aunt Betsy Ewell coloured As she was known to All Here owned by the Ewell family in upper Accomac for Many years died on the 13th inst., aged 94 years she had All her faculties and was at work at Wash tub until few Days ago. A son 80 years old and other defendants of six generations survive her. Arrivals at Atlantis hotel this week r. Holsten j t. Papplau Jas. Kau Man. D. E. Tunsel T. Mahon Baltimore 0. Gerthy new York j. A. Johnson Norfolk w. W. Taylor Clifton forge 0. Simpson Jersey City w. A. Sheppard a is Bury o. L. Shockley Snow Hill w. G. Clendaniel Frank Levy Dover w. E. Tunnell Lewis w. T. Roberts g. Badger Birds nest s. K. Powell g. Fred Kelly j. P. Lank Ford e. G. Wright j. Wrightson Accomac. Wachapreague. Mrs. West and child of new York Are visiting mrs. Savage on High st. Or. Harry White took miss Melissa Hutchinson to Hospital in Norfolk Belle Haven. Or. Horacee Roberts is quite 511. Or. Jas. T. Walkley is spending the week with his Bon in Norfolk. Or. G. E. Roberts Quot of Newport news spent the past week with his Mother mrs. Lizzie Roberts. Little mias Evelyn daughter of or. And mrs. Charles Johnson Hab been extremely ill for the past week. Mrs. Clinton Buswell left Friday for her Home in Lawrence mass., after spending Beveral weeks with her Mother mrs. Margaret Mea s. Miss Hope Dennis and Little Niece of Temperanceville and mrs. Lillis ton of new Jersey were the guests Over sunday of or. And mrs. A Lang. Miss Lena e. Doughty is in Baltimore. Her Bister miss Manie Doughty has be a confined to her room suffering from at attack of rheumatism. Hears. Much to the disappointment of oar teachers and scholars school closes March 31st. Or. And mrs. E. R. Blk Botn entertained mrs. Justice and mrs. Wheal ton of Oak Hall at their Home last week. Miss Beulah Mason teacher in High school at Hailwood was in town a urday and sunday with her parents. Or and mrs a. Donaway have As their House g less or. E. Byrd of Snow Hill and miss Bessie Beech am of Pocomoke. A visit of the Stork to our town about one week ago causes or. George Bloxom to Wear a smile that wont come off its a boy. The proposition for building a new Public Road so As to make the Dis Tance Shorter from this place to Mappsville and other Seaside Points seems to have Long been forgotten and the latest thing is a Bank. Who will subscribe Stock Hacks neck. Mrs. Fred Harrison quite sick at this writing. A wind storm which swept Over this Vicinity monday morning did lots of damage. Or. And mrs Fred Bennett spent few Days with their son at James Ville last week. Or. Otho Turner Charlie Budd Aud Lon Hickman paid a flying trip to Crisfield last week. Mrs. Manie trader and mrs. Eunice Harnock quite sick for several weeks Are oat Ngaio. Mrs Kobe Oustis who has been of a visit with friends at Norfolk returned Home last week. Or. And mrs. Early Mears of Painter spent sunday at Cutler , the Home of mrs. Fred East. I Otho Killmon and Crew left monday for Holly Point where they will engage in fish trapping. Mrs James t. Bonniwell and mrs. Wiliie e Harrison entertained a few of their friends saturday evening 12th. The parsonage society was held last week at Bayview the Hehre of mrs. Margie Killmon. After meeting refreshments were served it was a most delightful evening to All present r a Flears Lile. Miss Lola Godwin of Marsh Market was the guest sunday of miss Stella Chase. Mrs. Sallie Fisher of Stockton md., is visiting mrs. Sewell Gladding this week. Miss Leila Rew of Bloxom spent first of the week Here with her sister mrs. L. J Gladd Fig. Miss Ethel Byrd of Onancock High school spent sunday with her parents or. And mrs. W. Byrd capt. S l. Chase of Schooner Annie May is Home this week and will leave in a few Days for Delaware Bay. March 6 h., the worst night on the Bay for 10 years reports capt Chase. Many verb cos were seen on monday morning along the Bay Shore unable to find Harbor sunday night owing to the terrible Snow storm. Recently for treatment. Miss Susie White teacher at Sanford with three friends spent sunday 4th, with her parents at Bir place. The drama entitled a a among the Breakers a lately presented in the High school building was a decide Success. I a series of meetings of late have been held in the methodist Ohn Rob conducted by Rev. Or. Murphy of j Pungoteague. Capt. And mrs. Jack Hanson after spending several Days with mrs g. Tom Byrd have returned to their Home in Norfolk. Miss Helen Doughty left last week for Baltimore and after ten Days there will leave for Leesville s. 0., to spend the Winter. Mrs. E. T. Powell lately met with a very painful Accident. The end of her Fluger was Cut off by a sausage Cutter which she was feeding. Parksley. Mrs. John r. Rew Hab recently returned irom a Short trip to Baltimore. Mrs. George l. Barnes of Girddle-tree.md., is spending a few Days at the Home of mrs. Eveline Barnes. Master Edwin Michael of Haiti More is on a visit Here at the Home of his aunt miss Cou Johnson mrs. E. Parsons and daughter Irma attended the birthday reception of her father or. 8. Riley at Hie Home at Parsonsburg my. Mrs. O l. Ewell and children Margaret and Miles Are on a visit at the Home of her sister mrs. James o. Owens Washington d. 0. Messes. Harvey n. And Elmer Lewis of this place Telegraph operators in the main office of Western Union in Philadelphia were recently sent by that company to Jacksonville fla., for a stay of several weeks. Zadoc Lewis and Ephraim weasels operated on at Salisbury Hospital thursday of last week the former for kidney trouble and the latter for appendicitis Are improving and doing As Well As could be expected from latest advices. Onley. The l. T. Los. Will meet at Baptist Church next sunday night. Mrs Milton Byrd is visiting her parents in upper Accomac mrs. We. F. White is in Baltimore the guest of her brother or. A. W. Mears. Mrs. Hetman Watson and sister. Miss Mollie wheat in Are with their father who is in Hospital in Norfolk. A Hay ride was Given to the Young Leo de of the town a Day or so ago in messes. Carroll Bull Edwin Waller and Carroll White. Miss Beatrice Jones mrs. James Holland and mrs. John Warren of Chin Cote amp gue of late have been guests of mrs. Herman Watson. Mrs. Minnie Miles and mias. Pearl Phillips of hog Island of late have been guests of mrs. Mollie Taylor . W. Bloxom of Parksley of his daughter mrs. Ordie Parks mrs. Sparks of new Jersey of mrs. L j. Savage. Bird Day Celebration. Notice Home to my House about in three weeks ago one ram owner will thu student body of the axiom to High cd a Pic Perty pay chae9 and take school and numerous visitors enjoyed y to a a w a Bird Day Celebration rendered by Jota a Quot revel the primary grades. An excellent exhibit of primary work was displayed. The Celebration was a grand Success and we Hope by it to have increased the sympathy for of Little feathered friends. Program. Song Spring time is returning. Recitation now the Days Are full of music. Piano selection Willie Hickman. Recitation merry Brown Thrush. Roll Call of Birds Iii and in grades. Done to kill the Birds ii Grade. Piano selection John Colona. Nightingales mistake ii Grade. Recitation school without Bonks. Five Little chickadees ii Grade. Meadow Lark i Grade. Piano selection Margaret Mathias. Bird cradles Iii Grade. What does Little Birdie says a ii Grade. Farewell to birdies ii Grade. Piano selections Sarah weasels. Song Welcome to Spring. X. Farmers Mutual Exchange. The following places have been be looted for division organization _ new Church Oak Hall. Hailwood Mears Mckemie Park bios top masons Parksley Greenbush tas Ley Onley Melfa Keller Painter Belle Haven Exmore including Maple food Nassawadox Bird nest. Weir Wood Machipongo Kendall Grove Eastville. Hobbs Cheriton Cape Oharles including Bayview Craddockville including Shields wharf and Davis a liar Pungoteague including Cedar View Nandua Aud Boggs wharf Nashville including Finney wharf and Evans wharf Onancock Chaconne sex including Mears wharf Harborton Jamesville including Concord and Morley. A division election for the purpose of electing agents and general directors will be held on saturday March 25tb, Between noon and Sunset at All of the above named places. All the stockholders a j required to vote in the division through which they will ship or if not a shipper at the division nearest their residence and no Man can vote in More than one division. F. A. Shield Becky. And treas. Announcements. To the voters of Atlantic District i announce myself a candidate for the office of supervisor for Atlantic District subject to the coming primary. Respectfully Ashton Fletcher. To the voters of Atlantic District i respectfully announce myself a candidate tor Constable of said District to the democratic primary. If nominated and elected i will discharge the duties of the office to the Best of my ability. Soliciting the support of my fellow citizens. Very respectfully Roland u. East. Leemont a. I no Noel i have sold one of my farms and have three horses More than i have use for. Will sell cheap. E l. Seltzer. Shell town my. For Sale thoroughbred Shetland Pony three year old from Belle Meade Stock farm. Perfectly gentle and quiet for children. Harness and Oart goes with Pony. A. Payzant Accomac a when you have rheumatism in yen a foot or instep apply Chamberlain s liniment and you will get Quick Relief. It costs but a Quarter. Why suffer for Sale by All dealers. Notice the Farmers Mutual Exchange is prepared to furnish Berry crates at Cost to All its members who apply to their division agent for e Ime. F. A. Shield Sec. And treas. For Sale Strawberry plants of the following varieties Chipman Climax Texas. Plants will be delivered at Parksley station cleaned up roots straight neatly packed at $1 75 per 1,000. T. F. Parkes. Justi Ceville a Strawberry plants for Sale six beet varieties for commercial purposes 4 Best varieties for table use in quantities of 2.000 or More delivered to Painter station tied in bundles of 26 plants 40 bundles to the 1,000. Write your wants to Thos. Custis p. O. Craddockville a. To loan on real estate Security $10.000. Address Box a or. R a Onancock a. The most common cause of insomnia is disorders of the stomach. Chamberlain s stomach and liver tablets Correct these disorders and enable Yon to Bleep. For Sale by All dealers. Public auction we will sell at Public auction at the late residence of mrs. Margaret s. Parker deceased in Locust vile on saturday March 25th., All of her personal property consisting of household and Kitchen furniture Sale to commence at 1 of clock. Heirs. Fob Sale an 80 fathom Seine ready for use and Good As new. Also five Rolls of Block wire. Apply to John f. Gillespie a Mappsville a. For Sale Early Jersey Wakefield cabbage plants. Savage Weir wort a. Notice we Are the boys and work for even Money. Bring us your horses and we will clip them for $1 00 each. Satisfaction guaranteed. Chance amp Drummond Orangeville a. To my fellow citizens of Lea magisterial District i hereby announce myself a candidate for re election to the office of Constable for said District subject to the democratic primary. If elected i shall Endeavor to do my duty in the future As i have in the Jast my past record As an officer is now before fou. With gratitude for past favors am sincerely your Humble servant. Tankard g. Kellam. Onancock a. To the voters of Atlantic District i am a candidate for supervisor of Atlantic District subject to the democratic primary to be held sometime during the year. In asking your support 1 desire to announce that my candidacy is id the interest of the Public roads and Public schools of Accomac. Respectfully j. W. Lankford new Church a. Deaths. Mrs. Margaret Savage widow of the late William j. Savage a most estimable lady died tuesday at the Home of her daughter mrs. James j. Hartman near Locustville aged 81 years. After _ _ _ a a i funeral service at Oak Grove Metho opt e. K. Young of George dist Church of which she had Long town Del., or. Clinton Young and been a consistent member her body wife of Brooklyn n. Y., or. L a was Laid to rest beside her husband in Sharpley of Philadelphia and or. The cemetery at that Church. Two e p. Sharpley of Norfolk attended sons John w. And b. T. Savage and the funeral of Warren Young at. A this place last week. Greenbackville. Or. Allen Jarman returned from Wilmington Del., sunday night. Miss a la Pruitt of Philadelphia was week end a nest of miss Laura Beil Davis. Or. L. Jones our sex mail Man has moved with his family to Beaver dam their in tire Home. Or. And mrs. T. Hancock mrs. T. Sharpley and miss Ayres spent sunday in Stockton my mias Della Taylor went to Phila Delphiia last week to accept a position in a millinery establishment. Or. David Wiltbank of Parksley is assisting or j. T. Sharpley in balancing the books of the Bank of Greenbackville. _. Mrs. Jas. Hartman Ira. Sue Ward of Norfolk sur Eastern Shore produce Exchange nesting. Mrs. Margaret Savage widow of the a meeting of the Bloxom division a of the Eastern Shore produce exp and friends diff a Neslav at the ??r2�o�bl��?�11>0me of her daughter mrs a. W. Inkfiti, or 1 o 1� 0 cd James near Locustville aged 86 years. 7m w o of funeral services at her late Home and mess manager and or. N. interment in will be present and address the meet ing. All members especially those. A a of Wie Spring suits Are being shown in the new colourings and latest models at j. Mills. On buyers have just returned from the norther markets with a fail line of merchandise for All of our departments. Leather Bury Belote amp co., the under Selling store Onancock a. Special attention is called to the boys and childrens department at Quot j. 8. Mills. Write to As for anything in the building Materi-1 and hard Ware line and you will get the right Pine. Oniey building amp Supply oo., of amp a. A Painter. Or. F. F Harmon and daughter miss Helen visited friends in town the fist of the week. Miss Bette rep Jacob formerly of Montana hut recently of Onley is spending the week with miss s. Wescott. The Young people of the neighbourhood gave miss Julia Kellam a Surprise party Friday evening. A re port a very pleasant evening. The Many friends of l. Cosby Are glad to hear that has purchased a lot of or. William Turner. Tuey think it Means that has permanently located among them. There will be an entertainment at Painter Hall Friday evening april 14. The program will consist of readings vocal and instrumental music by some of the Best Talent on the Shore. Dissatisfied with the Workings Exchange Are invited to be present. Or. W. Bowdoin director. A meeting of the Oak Hall division of the Eastern Shore produce Exchange will be held at Oak Hall station saturday afternoon 2 30 of clock March 25th. This is a meeting of impotent interest to All the members Ana All Are requested to be present. L. Thornton director. A meeting of the Parksley division of the Eastern Shore produce Exchange will be held at Parks by saturday april 1st, 1911. Or. W. A. Burton business manager and or. Ben t. Gunter president will be present and address the meeting. A full attendance of All the Farmers 4s requested. Roy d. White director. Thursday. It. Holly cemetery on a card. I take thib method of thanking the officers of the Eastern Shore fire insurance co., in for their kindness and the prompt settlement in four Days of the amount due me by reason of my recent loss by fire also to thank those who assisted in saving a part of my merchandise. With gratitude to All. Very truly Geo. R. Justis or. New Spring dress goods in the new weaves and colourings added to this eat _ on dress goods department week. A a see As and save Money. Leatherbury Belote amp oo., the under Selling store Onancock a. Base Ball goods for write for catalogue. Every player j. S Mills. Junior order fleeting. Great line of foulard and Messaline Silks now on display in our silk department. Large variety of stripes figures dots and checks 35 and 36 inches Widoff great values for 85 cts. And $1 00 the cd. Also a great bargain lot of Short pieces 23 to 24 inches wide regular Dollar values that we Are offering by piece Only at the very Low Price of 69 cts per Yard. Leatherbury Belote amp co., the under Selling Fiore Onancock a Yon Are cordially invite j to be fire sent at the opening of \ fir tailor no department on Friday and saturday March 24th and 25th. Or. Sam Dorf representing one of Baltimore a Best tailors will be with is with a a rest a a sch m Hwn to �3r Complete line of the latest fabrics to the question of instituting an or ?83.�?zjslf. Nsco�8 Phanos Home in the state of Virginia Sulmy re a amp it. At a a a debate prices. Fit i. And satisfaction guaranteed. Orders Council no. 114, or. O. U. A. Kesley every woman who takes Pride in her appearance should see our new Spring ready to Wear garments. In style they Are absolutely Correct yet they Are distinctive and differ in Ora any other you will see. In Qualric and fit they Are positively unexcelled. Spring coat suits skirts silk dresses White dresses House dresses waists silk undershirts underwear. We Are also Sho ing All the Correct new dress fabrics for Spring and summer 1911, embracing Novelty suiting Wash goods French Gingham lawns Silks linens and the largest line of foulard Silks we have Ever exhibited. It is your duty to see the new Spring goods and our pleasure to show them to you. W. A. Dickinson m son Pocomoke City a a Maryland. Watch this space for our Spring. Opening announcement. Our specialities for 1911. Michael Stem amp co. Amp Hart Schaffner amp Marx a clothing j. Stetson cons soft and stiff hats walk Over and Excelsior shoes and oxfords. W a Emory shirts. Lvi Ilic i outfitter for men in Lull boys Anc children. Onancock a. 0re you in �?ob1 o r for Sale eggs from selected Stock for hatching s. 0. Black Orping-1 ton $3.00 per setting of 13, $20.00 per 100, s. O. Buff Orpington $1.50 per setting of 13, $10.00 per 100. Blacks were hatched from eggs purchased direct from we. Cook amp sons a originators of the Orpington and my buffs comprise the bust of my own pullets combined with those hatched from eggs direct from Cook amp sons j mated exclusively with cockerans from e eggs for which i paid As High As $70.0 ? per Hundred. The Orpington a Are splendid Winter layers of Large size a a a Beautiful shape and plumage in excels _ de for table use and Are rapidly gaining Ascendancy Over All other varieties As Quot the Ideal general Utility fowl. Mrs. N. Wescott Mapps Bug a. A for Bale or Trade two lumber wagons 1 log Wagon 1 Shaft cart 1 pair of males. I am going out of business. A Joe Ennis Pungoteague a. For Sale a eggs from selected Stock for hatching r. C. Rhode Island reds exclusively $1.00 per setting of 13, $6.00 per 100, Day old Chicks $12.00 per 100 after May 1st. Standard Breed tone and White Indian runner ducks $1 00 per setting of 12. $6.00 per 100, Day old ducklings $12.00 per 100 after May 20th. 12 Breeding pens contain 120 Birds carefully mated up for Best results enables me to ship fresh eggs promptly. Eastern Shore poultry farm 0. Wicks proprietor Trower Virginia. Doors windows blinds Cement Lime hair flooring ceiling facings siding or moulding of any kind if so write or phone Ashburn amp King they have a full line of everything thoroughly seasoned and ready for shipment. Your Trade solicited. Thomas amp co., boots shoes and trunks. The shape the Wear the Quality of our shoes have made us popular for three generations. A j. Thomas amp co., 240 main Street Norfolk a for Sale one mule two horses and a mine prop cart. L. O. Churn Hailwood a. Notice a i hereby forewarn All persons from harbouring my wife and child under penalty of Law. I also will not be responsible for any debts created by them. Has. K. Taylor Painter va., feb. 28, 1911. E. W. Pole merchant tailor. Pocomoke City my. Will visit Accomac c. A. Y court Day 318 m 3it-� the s a be i Ingy a by the state Council. This is a matter of interest to the and every member of the Council is urgently requested to be present at this meeting. Your dues May be effected. E. Wright j. T. Sledge. Councilor. Secretary taken for immediate or in Titre de livery. Turner amp sons Painter a. Notice our East window for Quot your Spring suit. Our lines of custom tailored suits for men Are a no. 1, and we ask you to give us your Spring order and we will Gua Tantee fit Aud satisfaction. R. L. Shield of inc. Preparatory to Spring cleaning we will demonstrate on on second floor March 21st and 22d, several makes of vacuum cleaners in the most popular makes and we invite All the ladies interested in vacuum cleaners to be present and see the merits of the different machines. R. L. Shield oo., inc. Business notices. For Sale a Twenty five thousand bushels of seed oysters in hog Island Bay. W. E. Thomas Nassawadox a. Feb. 28, 1911 notice the Farmers Mutual Exchange has sold More than 1300 shares of Stock to Over 1100 residents of Accomac and Northampton counties. F. A. Shield. Sec. And treas. Watch next weeks Issue for the announcement of our Spring opening All other depart and for millinery ments. Leatherbury Belote amp of the under Selling store 1 Onancock is notice booking orders now for Spring delivery. Eggs at $4 00por 100. O. White leghorn 8. 0. Rhode Island reds Indian runner Dicks. All heavy layers. Bayview poultry farm i Shell town my for sale�?200 barrels Irish Gobbler potato seed at $2.00 per barrel of. O. B., including package 100 bushels new Era cow peas at $2.40 per Bushel 1 Hercules stump Puller no. 5, with 90 feet new 1 Inch Cable double Power Pulley Anchor Cable and makeup All practically new at $75.00 also Bemis trans planters at $55.00 to Points on e. A. E. R. Phillips Miona a. For Sale eggs for hatching purposes from my pure bred barred Plymouth rocks largest Strain. Unsurpassed for size and egg production Beautiful yellow feet and beak. $1.00 per 15, $5.00 per 100. Its. Youn i Onley for Sale Strawberry plants 44 Money making varieties seed Corn asparagus roots. Stock is the finest am largest i Ever had True to name. Write today for free Balfe Ain Plant seed and poultry catalogue. It tells you facts and what to Plant for Best Success. 31 years in business. A John w. Hall s Marion station my. Notice houses moved by Day or contract on reasonable terms and satisfaction guaranteed. James j. Hartman Locustville a. Phone in House. Fob sale�?2 car loads of horses and mules. All sizes and Young. Prices to suit every pocket Book. T. Taylor jr., Princess Anne my. Notice Call and have your horses clipped at stables of l. Fletcher 8cott, Accomac o. Price $125. We. Melvin. Notice i can suit you in horses and mules 40 head to select from. All Young and Good workers. I to. Taylor. Jr., Princess , my. For Sale a Fine lot of slip seed. For prices write to the undersigned. W. Rue. I Belle Haven a. Attention canners we represent on the Eastern Shore that Large and Well known canned goods commission Honse of Bel air md., Smitti Webster company. We can handle your account on the most favourable terms furnish Yon supplies at the lowest Market Price for season delivery and have Ever possible facility for getting you the top of the Market for your canned goods. Write or phone us at once. Cleveland White s co., Salisbury my. E k. Townsend breeder of the american Beauty r. As. Comb r. I. Reds. Can also Stock and eggs for Sale. Eggs from first pen of Choice mating $1.50 per setting of 15 $5.00 per 100 Utility Stock $1.00 per setting. Kellerstraus Strain Crystal White Orpington. A limited number of settings of eggs for Sale at $3.00 per setting of 15 eggs. Fertility guaranteed. Horntown Accomac county Virginia. Lloyd Baine a druggists Pocomoke City my. Dealers in drags druggist sundries fancy goods out Glass jewelry and silverware toilet articles stationery and China Ware and glassware. Sherwin Williams and John Lucas paints. Garden and Field seeds in season. Special attention Given to mail and phone orders. A Lloyd amp Blaine Pocomoke City Maryland

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