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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 11 February 1891

VIRGINIA NEWS OTES. The Front Royal Knitting Mill Is completed. It is a beautiful building, convonlontly arranged for work, and fitted up for the comfort of employee*--. A largo number of girls are at work there. i The Twin City Iron Company, of Front Royal, havo looat id tbo site for I their furnaoo and aro making every of i fort to open up operations actively in { the spring. I A few weeks since Judgo W. W. Wil \ loughby, tbo attorney for tbo Combined ( Saw and Planer Company, who had ap? plied to the Corporation Court of tbis oity for a charter for that company, re? fused to pay the charter tax on tho ground that Buch tax could only bo col? lected on obartors granted by tho Legis? lature, and not on those granted by tho courts. Judgo Willoughby now asks the Court of Appeals to grant a manda? mus to compel Secretary of Common? wealth II. W. Flournoy to record thw charter of that company. This notiuo was sorved on the secretary on Satur? day evening. It sets forth that this company...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 11 February 1891

The Commercial and Industrial Center of the Mineral Belt of Southwest Virginia and Southern West Virginia. Population in 1881 ----- 600 Population in 1891 - - - - 22,500 Assessed values in 1881 - - - - - $150,000 Assessed values in 1891 - - - $9,000,000 Manufacturing industries in 1881 - O Manufacturing industries in 1891 - - - - 817,000,000 In close proximity to inexhaustible deposits of coal, iron ore and limestone ; surrounded by agricultural lands of unsurpassed fertility; populated by progressive people from various parts of the North and the South, Roanoke's inevitable destiny will make it a city of 75,000 to 100,000 people in the next ten years. To people desiring to better their material condition; to capital and men of small means and skilled labor; to manufacturers desiring more ground room and superior facilities, no place offers better inducements. And come now if you wish to share in the city's prosperous growth.

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 11 February 1891

HAVE YOU SEEN IT? Wo refer to the full and comprehensive treatise on the ^JBlood and skip "Whether yon are oick or well, ?Tory home should have a copy. Jfyou are well, It tolls you how to keep so. 'If yon are sick, It tells you how to regain your health. This valuable, pamphlet will be mail* ?d frco to applicants. Tub Swift Bpkctfio Co?, Atlanta. Ga JBftlDFlElM MENSTRUATION on MONTHLY BICKNE30 PRLKT.TJMWER^ ?VI! K.R\wmLK MtJlOQ jbook TO'WOMAN "jmiuqfrei BRADFIELD REGULATOR CO. ATLANTAB MnutaruLMMUtaisTSt. A guaranteed Coro for Piles of whatever kind or degree?External, Internal, Blind or Blooding, Itching, Chronic, Bocont or Horoditary. $1.00 a box; G boxes, $5.00. Sent by mail, prepaid, on reoeipt of price. We guarnnteo to ouro any caso of Piles. Guaranteed and sold only by / Johnson & Johnson, solo agents, Roa i noko Va. jan25-ly [nothing succeeds LIKE SUCCESS. Tho reason RADAM'S MICROBE KIL? LER is tho most won? derful medicine Is be? cause It has novor failed In any ...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 11 February 1891

HOW'S THIS? One- business lot at corner of Salem nvenue and Randolph, immediately in front of overhead bridge, 25 feet front. An exceptional bargain for a fow days. One lot on Watt street wost of Park. 81,375; easy terms. One hundred feet on east sido of Jeff? erson street, north of Rico street, 845.00 per foot. Call on D. S. MEADOWS & Co., at 40 Salem Avo., for fuller descriptions. Substantial Success Awaits the man who endeavors to please the public. We have a fine and varied line of drugs, proprietary and patent medicines, fine cigars and to? baccos, toilet articles, per? fumery and sundries of almost every description. In filling prescriptions we promise that careful attention which responsibility requires; and in all things we believe we can give entire satisfaction, hoth in prices and quality of goods. The Roanoke Drug Co 48 Salem Avenue s. w. SodH Mm Mineral, Timber, Farm and City Property Agency. Principal Office, Roanoke, Virginia. Tho undersigned have opened an...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

? Call on ? C J. R. HOCKADAY, . ?Trio Pioneer A gent,' for : Roanoko Real Estate. ? 1 VOL. IX.-NO. 126. SPECIAL NOTICES. AtiOOD OPPORTUNITY.?Wo aro organizing a syndicate for tlio pur poso of purchasing throo lots on the southeast corner of Campbell and Roanoko streets, adjoining tho court houso, and one lot on Roanoko streot in rear of the llrst three, for ?35,000. $28, 000 of this stock has already boon placed principally with tho most succossful business men in out* city, and tho re? maining soven thuftsand can bo had by any reliable persons who make applica? tion beforo^,ho syndicato is closed. This is an exceptional buy, and from which good and quick returns will bo realized. WILBUR S. POLE & CO., Rooms 3 and 4, Exchange building, I?OR SALE?Dosirablo bouse ahd lot. . Six large rooms, ono room, cellar and good well. Lot 50x130 foot and well drained; S3,500 cash. Apply to MATTHEW P. O'BRIEN, 410 Second avonuo n. w. feblO-lwk rj\0 RENT. A dosirablo store room (20x45) c...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

SALEM SALEM'S BANKS. History of the Queen City's Financial Institutions. The Roanoke Times Bureau. ) Horr.i. LUCERNE, Salem, Va. ) Salem has three well established hanks, =and will add ono moro to tho number this coming; spring. Up to April of last year Salem bad only ono hanking institution, tho Farmer's Na? tional Bank. Tho Farmer's National Bank was or? ganized May, 8, 1S71, with Dr. J. J. Moorman, president, and Colonel Q. B. Board, cashier. After threo or four years Colonel Hoard succeeded Dr. Moor? man as president and James Chalmers becamo cashier, and served in this ca? pacity until four years ago, when upon tho death of Colonel Board, ho becamo president of the bank and F. II. Chal? mers, cashier. The present officers aro James Chal? mers, president; \V. EL Chalmers, -vice president; W. II; Ruthrauff, cashier; John M. Oakey, Jr., general book? keeper, and J. Hk Dnncan, and T. T. Smith, individual book-keepers. The capital of tho bank is $75,000. Tho surplus is 537,500 as co...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

A PAIR OF SCHEMEK& A Plot That Resulted Happily for! All Oonoorned. 10 K CHAN-' NINO was anx? ious to marry M lBS Gertrude Jones. Vory natural?lor Gortrudo W a s pretty and her father was rich. Furthc r m o r c, G c r tr u d o was not averso t o Dick's desires. Nothingstrnngo about that ? as Dick was hand Bomo and sho had nlways de? tested the namo of Jones. Bat there was an obstacle ? a pompous, unyielding, gray-hendcd ob? stacle in the shape of Jtidgc Jones, who [worshiped Mammon and strongly dis? approved of Dick for being just poor enough to exhaust his resources upon jdrcss and cigarettes. Entreaties, por Easions, oven tears had been launched vain against the rocky, parental cita 1, and now ingenuity came creeping In to see what it could do, backed by love's hitherto ineffectual powers. "Vain peoplo arc always cruel," pouted Gertrude, "and papa is horribly vain for all bis long-headed way of look? ing at things." "Vain!" quoth Dick; "why, he's bald licadcd and over ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

THE ROANOKE TIMES H VERY MORNING. EXCEPT MONDAY. ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO., Pubttonors and Proprietors. TIMES BUILDING, Third avonuo and First street, southwest. TELEPHONE NUMBER 124. The TrME8 vrill be doltvorod In Koamtto, Sa? liva, and Vlnton every morning by oKtWora for CO oents per month. TERMS, BT MAIL, (Postage, Tcopald.) Dally, ono month.$.60 *' three months . . ? . .1.60 " six months . .... 8.00 ?* ono yoar ..... . 6.00 All papers sent out of tho olfiS" must be paid for Invariably In advance. THE WEEKLY TJBWE8. The Wkkki.y Times, contafcitng tho news of o week In a more cond onset form, ono yoar, AO la advance._ Advertising rates mnaa **nown on applica? tion. _ Items of nevret, coromunuatlons. otc., should fco a?droSSod to Tho E dtMVOf Tim Timm. Bemtttanoes, by et pro?, money-order, reg latdrod letter, <ohoque, or vlraft, should bo ad? dressed and mule p: tyaTrte. to S?CHE ROANOKE TIMSS PUBLISHING CO. Roan.oka.V lrginia.1 Entered Ct tho VoStCffico at Roanoko a...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

N. & W. FINANCIAL STATEMENT. A Remarkable Exhibit for the Past Year. a Comparison With 1880?Tho Number of Passengers Carried Increases 35 Per Cent., Freight 17 Per Cent., Total Earn? ings 17 PorCent., and Not Earnings ~~ Per Cent.?The General Ledger Shows a Handsome Surplus of Incomo of ?1,405,203.25. The following tablosgivo tbo prelimi? nary financial statement of tho Norfolk and Western railroad for 1890, with comparisons with tho returns for 1889: hevenue. Gross earnings.87,501,915.97 Oporating expenses includ? ing taxes. 4,838,010.49 Proportion of expenses to earnings. 04 por nont. Not earnings.$2,713,305.48 Other interost, incomo, divi? dends eto. 233,919.35 Total income.82,957,224.83 Interest charges? On funded debt, 81,751, 697.34; on oar trust obliga? tions, 802,310.30.81,814,007.04 Net income for tho year 1890.81,143,217.19 From which dividends wore paid? April 24, 1M por cent, on 220,000 shares of secck, 8330,000; October 33, \yt por oont. on 270,000 shares Of...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

The Commercial and Industrial Center of the Mineral Belt of Southwest Virginia and Southern West Virginia. Population in 1881 . 600 Population in 1891 . 22,500 Assessed values in 1881 - - - - - $150,000 Assessed values in 1891 . $9,000,000 Manufacturing industries in 1881 ? 0 Manufacturing industries in 1891 ~ $17,000,000 In close proximity to inexhaustible deposits of coal, iron ore and limestone; surrounded by agricultural lands of unsurpassed fertility; populated by progressive people from various parts of the North and the South, Roanoke's inevitable destiny will make it a city of 75,000 to 100,000 people in the next ten years. To people desiring to better their material condition; to capital and men ol small means and skilled labor; to manufacturers desiring more ground room and superior facilities, no place offers better inducements. COME TO ROHNOKE. And come now if you wish to share in the city's prosperous growth.

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

IS YOUR W.FE WELL? THE WOMEN OF AMERICA ARE THE LARGEST ? CONSUMERS OF 8. S. 8. M ITNEVERFAIL8TO RESTORB BROKEN DOWN HEALTH / WHEN CAUSED BY IMPOVERISHED BLOOD ; OR THE CARE8 OF %':. THE HOUSEHOLD. OVERTENTHOUSAND OF THE BEST WOMEN OF THE COUNTRY TESTIFY TO THI3. Don't fail to send for Our book OB blood diseases. Mailed free. 8wist Sroomo Co., Atlanta, Ga. 'MOTHERS LES'SeRS PAINupcR TO UFE nb BRADFIELD REGULATOR CO. ATLftNTr^ MOJLO BY ALL ORUGOJSYS. m JAPANESE COKE A guaranteed Core for Piles of whatever kind or degroo?External, Internal, Blind or Bleeding, Itohing, Chronio, Recent or Hereditary. $1.00 a box; 6 boxos, $5.00. 8ent by mail, prepaid, on receipt of prioo. We gonrantoe to onro any oaso of Piles. Guaranteed and sold only by Johnson & Johnson, solo agents, Roa noko Va. jan2.r>-ly NOTHING-SUCCEEDS LIKE vSUCCESS. The reason RADAM'S MICROHE KIL? LER is the most won? derful medicine is be? cause it has never failed in any instance, no matter what the dis...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 12 February 1891

HOW'S THIS? Ono business lot at corner of Salem avenue and Randolph, immediately in front of ovorhead bridgo, 25 foot front. An exceptional bargain for a fow days. One Idt on Watt street wost of Park. 81,375; oasy terms. ? Ono hundred foot on oast sido of Jeff? erson streot, north of Rico street, $45.00 per foot. Call on D. S. MEADOWS & Co., at 40 Salem Avo., for fuller descriptions. Sistanttal Success Awaits the mail who endeavors to please tlie public. We have a fine and varied line of drugs, proprietary and patent medicines, fine cigars and to? baccos, toilet articles, per? fumery and sundries of almost every description. In filling prescriptions we promise that careful attention which responsibility requires; and in all things we believe we can give entire satisfaction, both in prices and quality of goods. The Roanoke Drug Co 48 Salem Avenue s. w. Sontbwest Virginia Mineral, Timber, Farm and City Property Agency. Principal Office, Roanoke, Virginia. Tho undersigned b...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

Call on _J. B. HOOKADAY, The Pioneer Agent,' for Roanoke Real Estate. ? 1 VOL. IX.?NO. 127. SPECIAL NOTICES. AGOOD OPPORTUNITY.?Wo are organizing a syndicate, for the pur? pose of purchasing threo lots on the southeast corner of Campbell and Roanoke streets, adjoining tho court? house, and ono lot on Roanoke street in rear of tho first three, for 535,000. 828, 000 of this stock has already boon placed principally with tho most successful business men in our city, and the re? maining seven thousand can bo had by any roliablo perBons who mnko applica? tion boforo the syndicate is closed. This is an exceptional buy, and from which good and quick returns will bo realized. WILBUR S. POL 15 & CO., Rooms 3 and 4, Exchange buildicg, FOR SALE?Desirable houso and lot. Six large rooms, ono room, collar and good well. Lot 50x130 feet and well drained; S2,500 cash. Applv to MATTHEW P. O'BRIEN, 410 Second avonuo n. w. foblO-lwk rjiO RENT. A dosirablo storo room (20x45) cen? trally loc...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

SALEM A BIG COMPANY. What the Salem Company Has Already Done. Tue Roanokk Times Bureau. ) Hotel Lucerne, Salem, Va. J Tho Salem Development Company ?was chartered January 27, 1800, and purchased what was known as tho "Martin Farm," of 500 acres of choico land, lying immediately south of tho old town of Salom. In payment of this land tho company issued 12,000 shares, or ?120,000 worth of paid-up and non? assessable stock. In addition to the above there was issued to J. II. Mowdos, in part paymont of a farm of 110 acres and water right purchased from him, 250 shares, or S2.500 worth of paid-up stock, making a total of 12,250 shares, or 8122,500 issued in payment for tho company's lands. For tho improvement of tho com? pany's property there was issued 18,448 shares, or ?184,448 of common or assess? able stock, making a total issuo of 30,098 shares, or $400,080 worth of stoak in all. Upon the 18,448 shares of com? mon stock live assessments of 10 per cent, each were mado, yielding ati i...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

DIAMOND STEALING. How the Vrecloug Stones Are Stolen 'With the Tongue. "Damping a diamond" is tho peculiar name for a process in robbory which thiovos oomo times adopt. It is popular {When some rascal is without partnors and obliged to work alono. By reason of tbo tlmo tbo tbiof is toromain in tho presence of his victim and thochanco thus given to become acquainted with his looks, tho roguo usually assumes some disguise This will bo by donning a gray wig, bring his oyos to a state of weak and watory inflammation with cinnamon or poppor, and tho assumption of a largo pair of gogglos in consequonco. In ad? dition ho will pull on a boot with a six inch cork solo, grasp a cano, bond his back, tottor whon bo walks, and havo all tho indicia of a cripplod old man. In this guiso ho will drivo up to somo downtown jowolor's. On ontoring tho storo his wants aro found to bo an unsot diamond, or porhaps a pair of tbom. They must comparo with ono which ho has with him, as thoy aro intended to bo ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

THE ROANOKE TIMES. BVBBY MORNING. EXCEPT MONDAY. ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO., Publisncrs and Proprietors. TIMES BUILDING, third avcnuo and First street, southwest. TELEPHONE NUMBER. 124. The Times will bo delivered in Roanoko, 8a lam, nud Vinton every morning by carriers for GO conts per month. TERMS, nY MAIL, (Postage Propald.) Dally, ono inontn.f-60 " three months.J-gJ " six months . .... 3.00 one year B.00 All papers sent out of tho city must bo paid for Invariably in advaa-ce. THE WEEKLY TIMES. TnE Weekly Times, containing the news of ao week In a more condensed form, ono year, 00 in advance. _ Advertising rates macto known on applica? tion. _ Items of news, communications, etc., should bo addressed to tho Editor of The Times. Remittances, by express, raoney-ordor, reg? istered letter, cheque, or draft, should be ad? dressed and mndc payablo to THE ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO. Roanoko, Vinrinia.l Entered at tho Postofflco at Roanoko as sec? ond-class matter. ROANOKE, VA., FEBRU...

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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA NEWS. The PulaskI Iron Company will soon put in operation its Thomson-Uouston electric light plant. The discovery is announced of an olght-foot vein of superior Bedford building stone noar Ilig Stono Cap. Max Meadows will have a State hank. For the last wook Stanardsvillo. in Greene county, has been agitated on ac? count of the discovery of coal oil upon the farm of Mrs. Amanda Mundy and the property bow used and occupied by John T. Bray, Commonwealth's attorney for the county of Greene. This oil has been flowing and oozing from these properties quito freely, and is puro and as brilliant as any oil ever lighted. Mr. Bray states that ho has used it in his lamps in the crude state, and its ignition and brilliancy are equal, if not superior, to tho korosene oil. It oozes from the earth as clear as crystal. Builders left Martinsvillo Monday for Rooky Mount, Franklin county, to build camp and prison-houses for tho convicts on tho Roanoko and Soutborn railroad. The work...

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Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

The Commercial and Industrial Center of the Mineral Belt of Southwest Virginia and Southern West Virginia. Population in 1881 Population in 1891 Assessed values in 1881 Assessed values in 1891 Manufacturing industries in 1881 Manufacturing industries in 1891 600 22,500 $150,000 $9,000,000 S17,000,000 In close proximity to inexhaustible deposits of coal, iron ore and limestone ; surrounded by agricultural lands of unsurpassed fertility; populated by progressive people from various parts of the North and the South, Roanoke's inevitable destiny will make it a city of 75,000 to 100,000 people in the next ten years. To people desiring to better their material condition; to capital and men of small means and skilled labor; to manufacturers desiring more ground room and superior facilities, no place offers better inducements. And come now if you wish to share in the city's prosperous growth.

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Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

A Physicians Advice. I suffered for yean from general debility. Tried other remedies, and got no relief. My Physician prescribed S. S. S. I increased in flesh; My appetito improved; I gained strength; Was mado young again; It is the best medlcino I know of. Majtxaxkt Tuhpen, Oakland City, Ind Send for our book on Blood and Skin Diseases. Swift SPBCanc Co., Atlanta, Ga, 'MOTHERS BRADFIELD REGULATOR CO. ATLANT% BOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS. an A guaranteed Cnre for Piles of wliatover kind or degreo?External, Internal, Blind or Bleeding, Itching, Chronio, Recent or Hereditary. $1.00 a box; 6 boxes, $6.00. Sent by mail, propnid, on receipt of prioo. We guarantee to euro any case of Pilos. Gnarantood and sold only by Johnson ?fc Johnson, solo agents, Roa noko Va. jan25-ly NOTHING SUCCEEDS LIKE SUCCESS. The reason RADAM'S MICROBE KIL? LER is tho most won? derful medicine is bo cause it lias never failed in any instance, no matter what the disease, from Leprosy to the simplest disease; known to t...

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Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke Times — 13 February 1891

HOW'S THIS? One business lot at corner of Salem avenue and Randolph, immediately in front of overhead bridge, 25 feet front. An exceptional bargain for a few days. One lot on Watt street west of Park. Si,375; easy terms. One hundred feet on east sido of Jeff? erson street, north of Rice street, 845.00 per foot. Call on D. S. MEADOWS & Co., ?t 40 Salem Avo., for fuller descriptions. Substantial Success Awaits the man who endeavors to please the public. We liave a fine and varied line of drugs, proprietary and patent medicines, fine cigars and to? baccos, toilet articles, per? fumery and sundries of almost every description. In filling prescriptions we promise that careful attention which responsibility requires; and in all things we believe we can give entire satisfaction, both in prices and quality of goods. The Roanoke Drug Co 48 Salem Avenue s. w. Soutbwest Virginia Mineral, Timber, Farm and City Property Agency. Trincipal Office, Roanc-fcc, Virginia. The undersigned h...

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