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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 7 May 1891

SALEM AN ELEGANT RECEPTION. Mr. and Wlrs. Chalmers Enter? tain Prof. Painter's Class. RoAStoxB Times Burkau, ) Horui. Lucerne, Salem, Va. S Mr. and Mrs. Frank Chalmers ten? dered an elegant reception Tuesday ev? ening to Prof. Painter's literary class at their hospitable home on High street. It was a rough night outside, and the romping wind that came over tho moun? tains from spreading far and wide, across tho bills tho woodland fires, tried in vain to gain entrance to the parlors of tho Chalmers mansion. But the wind, if it dot s as a general thing blow ?where it listeth, was most certainly not ? admitted to tho very literary circle that enjoyed tho reception of Mr. and Mrs. Chalmers. Tho ladies present by invitation of tho class wero Mrs. Painter, black Ben galine, black and gold passementerie: Miss Shipman, white grenadine silk and pearls; Miss Barnott, black silk, mull and lace; Miss .lulia Burdette, white and red nuns' veiling, laco and silver trimmings; Miss Jeter, cream nuns...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 7 May 1891

J.H.CUTCHIN&CO., REAL ESTATE AGENTS, 112 JEFFERSON STREET. Do you want a bargain? We have lots in Oak Ridge that the owner is willing or compelled to sacrifice. If you want a purchase call and let us show these lots. Large list of in all parts of the city. Two of these cheap houses on Patterson avenue still unsold. PRICE LOW AND TERMS EASY. Saloon and Restaurant, No. 27 Salem ave. s. w. Fine Wines, Liquors, Cigars and Tobacco. No cheap Rye Whiskey. Every gallon I havo cost from 83.50 to 87.50 and is warranted puro. No adulteration. Meals from 0 to U a. m., 1.30 to 3 p. m., and 0 to !> p. m. may3-3ra ?RFMAV?T 1 ?^^E^^:E:c:L*<:r3 llmuv I Ali? j EXCHAUG-E Has boon removed to tho SENATE SALOON building, corner Commerce street and First avenue, whore "Ualtimore Club," "Clovor Club," and "Oppenheim's Choice," analyzed by I'rof. Aikon, University, and pro . nounced absolutely pure, can be found at tho old stand. Wines, Liquors and Cigars. Meals sit sill Hours. THE IRON BELT BUILD...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 7 May 1891

THE ROANOKE TIMES. CVEBY MORNING, EXCEPT MONDAY. ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO., Publlsncrs and Proprietors. TIMES BUILDING, rbird avenuo and First street, southwest, TERMS, BY MAIL, (Postage Prepaid.) Dally, ono tnontli. " three montlis.}?'** " sl.x months . .... ?J.?i " ouu year."?w AU papers sent out of tho city must ho paid tor Invariably In advance. TELEPHONE NUMBER 124. The Times Is delivered in Koaroke, Sr.Iem and Vlnton every morning by can lure lor 50 cents per month. THE WEEKLY TIMES. TnE Weekly Times, containing the news of tho week in a more condensed form, one year, (1.00 In advance. Advertising rates niaao known on applica? tion. _ Items of news, communications, etc., should be addressed to the Editor of The Times. Kemiit?we, by express, money-order, rcjj tstcred lottc-r, w.dOUO, n* draft, should be ad? dressed aud made payable id THE ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO. Roanoke, Virginia. Entered at the Postolllcc at Roanoke as sec ond-elass matter. ROANOKE, VA.. MAY 7, 1891. T...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 7 May 1891

THE ARIZONA KICKER. Borne Kick? Worthy of an Enterprising* Western Editor. gqtKlllE deadlock in tho c o m m on council was b r 9 It o it last night by the ab 6 e n c o of Col. T aylo r. Tho colouel couldn't help being ab? sent. Some of tho boys had him out in the suburbs, ur^c^r a tree, wVJh a rope, Tmr.md his neck. H was either hang or break the Combination, and the colonel docidedto help break it. Wo want to Bay right here und now that if thcru is any more "fussing" in the council we will inovo to impeach tho wholo gang, and if we can't get 'cm Impeached we'll head a body of out? raged citizens and clean 'em out to a man. They were elected to do public, business aud the public is iu no humor to put up with their personal Quarrels. Col. Taylor exhibited wlstlom in com THE colonel couldn't help ueixo J.B 8knt. Ing down off his high horse, and wo trust the lesson he received will not Boon be forgotten. A Word to the Mayor.?T?c mayor of this town hasn't the decency of a wolf nor the d...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 7 May 1891

DESIRABLE PROPERTY. Some of the Advantages of the Ex change Addition-?Beautiful Views and Fine Residences?An Elec? tric Street Car Line to Ran by the Property--Lots Selling Rapidly. "Beautiful locution." "High rolling ground " "Within ca?y roach of the business part of tho town." ?'Excellent neighborhood, no unfavor? able surroundings." "These, among other things," said a prominent dealer in real estate, "have caused tho lots of tho Exchange Addi? tion to sell so rapidly and make them continually in demand." The property known as tho Exchange Addition is situated in tho southwest portion of tho city. All of its land is within a radius of one mile from tho Union depot. From its sloping surfaco magnificent views fed the surrounding country are obtained and a largo numbor of resi? dences, many of them beautiful and costly structures, are boing erected on tho property. Just across tho river lio tho lands of tho Crystal Spring Company, on which numerous improvements aro being made. Two i...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 7 May 1891

SAVE YOUR MONEY, COUGH AND CONSUMPTION CURE Ono bottle . of PAN-TINA ,._ will Bavo many dollars In doctors' bills. It. Is the liest remedy for Cough?, Collis and Consumption; 25 ana 80?. Trial bottles free at Fox & Christian's. Mf> A 11 PJ?7Gl8 VVashlnirton. OX'., ItlKi tin Tin G1$lfi.?lr1 says Uro ruinous Rod Flaw Oil is a perfect iumllv medicine and has noouuul lor It lieu mat ism. Neiimlnin, Siiruins, Cuts, Uunisaud all ootlilynulii; *">v.ut Fox & Christian's. THE SPRIN? 8s the time to cleanse your Blood by using res S^THEBLOOD the most powerful Blood Purifier known A Treatise on Diseases of the Blood with Testimo? nials, sent to any address tree SOLD AT ALL DRUG STORES, (or $1.00 a bottle, or Six b ottlcs for $5.00, sent by express to any address on receipt ol prioe. A. B. C. CHEMICAL CO., P. O. BOX921. RICHMOND, VA. A guaranteed Cure for Piles of whatever kind or degree?External, Internal, Blind or Bleeding, Itching, Chronic, Recent or Hereditary. $100 a box; 6 bo...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 7 May 1891

THIS IS THE TIME When the poet soys tho young man's fancy turns. Tho old man's fancy turns too, and overy ono's fancy turns who has a little money. This protty weather makes tho man who has heon afraid all the winter, look around now for some good let to buy. Woll, sir, we've cot Just what you want, 1U0 feet out on Jef? ferson street, that wo can soli you for 81,000 loss than anything in that section. Terms easy ; hut if you haven't tho tho cash don't apply. d. S. MEADOWS & CO., 30 CAMPBELL STREET. FREE TO-DAY. STILL THE POPULAR STORE. New Goods and New Prices in Every Department. Don't Fail To Gail No Trouble To Show Our Gcods. I Not merely tho op? portunity to inspect but tho privilege of buying at prices far be? low any house in this section tho following: Blank Hooks?all kinds ind sizes?YV r i t i n g Fluids?Copying Inks. Gold Pens, Fountain Fens, Copying Presses, Copying Books, Job Printing. Lithograph? ing. Pocket Knives, Razors. **?*??*** Writing papers sold iy pound, hal...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

* ? ? For bargains in real ' eBtate read THE TIMES. T VOL. IX.-NO. 200. IHAVE DISPOSED OF MY OFFICE FURNITURE AND FIXTURES to Messrs. BLAIR & CAMPBELL, who will heroaftor conduct n Wholesale Real Es tato Business at my old quarters. Hav? ing connected myself with tho now firm I shall bo glad to extend tho same courtesies to my old friends and secure for thorn orofitable investments in real estate. Very respectfully, WILBUR S. POLE. Rooms 3 and 4, Exchango Block. J^EADTIIIS LIST FOR BARGAINS. House and lot, Church street, 320 s. w.; water, gas, etc.; $0,000. House and lot, "33 Patterson avenue; water, gas, etc. (comer); S8,<'00. Houso and lot, Franklin Road; water, gas, etc.; 33,500. Threo houses on Eighth avenue s. w,; 53,000. Several houses in Relmont addition from 82,300 up. Several houses in R. F.yfc H. Addition from SI,500 up. For Monday, May 4, only, wo will offor nine choico lots in Relmont addition?one block?for 8500 each; worth SS00 each; party needs money. Also, thre...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

SALEM CADDALL'S MURDERER. William Feagles Indicted by the Grand Jury. Roakoku Tim ks Bint kau, ) iiotki, lcckkxk, S.w.km. \ra. ) Win. Feagles has been indicted hy tho grand jury in l'ulaski county for the murder of .lohn Caddall on tho tlrst of April. 1800. Tho excitement incident upon tho murder of Mr. Caddall, who was tho treasurer of Pulnski county and ores dent of tho l'ulaskiNational Hank, will ho remembered by many people in Southwest Virginia. Tho circumstances of his murder wero these: While returning to his home in tho county, five miles from l'ulaski, on tho day mentioned Mr. Caddall was shot in the back of the head with a ball evi? dently fired from a Henry rille, the hall after his death heintr taken from tho front portion of his head, where it had penetrated. The murderer had also fearfully crushed Mr. Caddall's head with a rock. The victim died after three hours of unconsciousness, having been found about ten minutes after tho crime was committed by some one traveling ...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

$50,000,000. Money to Lei at 5 Per Ceil. Interest. Stop Paying Rent and Own Your Home. The Eastern Building and Loan Association OF SYRACUSE, NEW YORK, By giving a positive guarantee as to time and cost, ? offers to the borrower the cheapest and most equitable plan of any building and loau association, and to the ~7 investor the safest and best. Its stock is nou-forfeit able, and all monthly payments can be withdrawn at any time without loss, and with interest after sixth months. Col. S. M. Ormsby, the general agent of the company in Virginia is in the city and can be found at the of? fice of J.H.CUTCHIN&CO., 112 JEFFERSON STREET. Saloon and Restaurant, No. 27 Salem ave. s. w. Fine Wines, Liquors, Cigars and Tobacco. No cheap Ryo Whiskey. Every gallon I have cost from 83.50 to 87.50 and is Warranted pure. No adulteration. Meals from (i to 0 a. m., 1.30 to 3 p. m., and 0 to 0 p. m. may3-3m REMOVAL.} Has boon removed to tho SENATE SALOON building, corner Commerce street and First ...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

THE ROANOKE TIMES. 8.VERY MORNING, EXCEPT MONDAY. KOANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO? Publisnors mid Proprietors. TIM KS nUILDINO, t'blrd avenue and First street, southwest. - TERMS, BY MAIL, (Fosiago Prepaid.) Daily, one montn ,.I-JO three months. " six months . .... J.w " one year.v.w All papers sent out or the city must bo paid for luvariably In advanco. TELEPHONE NUMBER 134. Tirr. Times is delivered In Hoaroke, Salem and Vlnton every morning by cariiera for 50 cents per month. THE WEEKLY TIMES. The Weekly Times, containing the news of the week in a more condensed form, one year, ?1.00 in advance. Advertising rates maao Known on applica? tion. Items of news, communications, etc., should bo addressed to the Editor of Thk Timer. Remittances, by express, money-order, reg? istered letter, cheque, or draft, should be ad? dressed and made payable to THE ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO. Roanoke, Virginia. Entered at tho Postofllco at Roanoke ns sec? ond-clasB mutter. ROANOKE, VA.. MAY 8, 1891. The...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

'? R03IANCE OF THE DAY. ,It Proves That Ohivalrio Devotion Is Not Yot Dead. An Italian Prlnoo Fall? In J.ovo with an Amerlcun tilrl anil Is Itejectc?, But Follows ma Sweetheart to the Tomb. Who will say that this practical ago lias killed all romance? Tho following narrative is a true one, according to the New York Tribune, and is vouched for by very high authority. The charming 1 grace und dramatic expression with which it was told is, of course, lost in this second edition; hut as a sad yet truo tale, of which nn American girl is the heroine, it is given herewith as nearly as possible us related: One of our rich -oil kings (or if it was not oil he was king of something rich) went to Paris a little over a year ago, taking with him his wife und his beautiful daughter, a lovely and childlike maiden, who showed not the slightest trace of resem? blance to the worthy people her parents. All that money could do to develop this charming creature had been lavished upon her. Sho could sing ...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

DESIRABLE PROPERTY. Some ol tbe Advantages of the Ex? change Addition-?Beautiful Views and Fine Residences?An Elec? tric Street Car Line to Run by the Property?Lots Selling Rapidly. ??Beautiful location." "High rolling ground " "Within ea?y roach of tho business part of tho town.*' "Excellent neighborhood, no unfavor? able surroundings. "These, among other things," said a prominont dealer in real estate, "have caused tho lots of the Exchango Addi? tion to soli so rapidly and make them continually in demand." Tho property known as the Exchange Addition is situated in tho southwest portion of tho city. All of its land is within a radius of ono milo from the Union depot. From its sloping surface magnificent ?views of tho surrounding country are obtained and a largo number of resi? dences, many of thorn beautiful and costly structures, are being erected on tho property. Just across tho river lie tho lands of the Crystal Spring Company, on which numerous improvements are being made. Two ...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

SAVE YO?R MONEY. of^M COUGH AND CONSUMPTION CURE vrtll suvo many dollars In doctors' blllB. It Is tho best remedy for CoukIis. Colds and Cousuuiptlou; &> and not. Trial bottles free at Fox & Christian's. un a Ol P??'^CU Washington,W.?., Kl?t As W? Mr4fi.Cf8 savs the famous lied Fing on is it perfect family modlolno and Ian nociititll l'?r Ithcuiuutl-Mii. Nonrahrin, .'??pialns, Cuts, ilui luaod all bodily pain ; -?>'?'? ??t _Fox & Christian's. THE SPRING is the time to cleanse your Blood by using im 'THE BLOOD the most powerful Blood Purifier known A Treatise on Diseases of tho Blood with Testimo? nials, sent to any address free SOLDAT ALL DRUG STORES, tor $1.00 a bottle, or Six bottles lor $6.00, sent by express to any address on receipt ol price. A. B. C. CHEMICAL CO., P. O. BOX 921. RICHMOND, VA. JAPANESE A. guaranteed Caro for Piles of whatever kind or degree?Eiternal, Intornnl, Blind or Bleeding, Itching, Chronic, Roceut or Horeditary. $1.00 a box; 6 boxes. $5....

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 8 May 1891

THIS IS THE TIME "When the poet says the young man's fancy tarns. Tho old man's fancy turns too, and every one's fancy turns who has a little money. This protty weather makes the man who has boon afraid all the winter, look around now for somo good lot to buy. Well, sir, wo'vo pot Just what you want, 100 foot out on Jef? ferson street, that wo can sell you for $1,000 less than anything in that section. Terms easy; hut if you haven't tho the cash don't apply. D. S. MEADOWS & CO., 30 CAMPBELL STREET. FREE TO-DAY, STILL THE POPULAR STORE. 11 New Goods and New Prices in Every Department. Don't Fail To Call No Trouble To Show Our Goods. Not merely tho op? portunity to inspect but tho privilego of buying at prices far be? low any house in this ?section tho following: Blank Hooks?all kinds ind sizes?W r i t i n g Fluids?Copying Inks. ,jold Pens, Fountain Pens, Copying Presses, Jopying Hooks, Job Printing, Lithograph? ing. Pocket Knives, Razors. * * * ? * * * Writing papers sold oy poun...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 9 May 1891

For bargains in real estate read THE TIMES. 1 VOL. IX.-NO. 201. I T HAVE DISPOSED Ol?' MY OFFICE JL FURNITURE AND FIXTURES to Messrs. BLAIR & CAMPHELL,who will i hereafter conduct a Wholesale Real Es r tato Business at my old quarters, llav I ihg connected myself with the new firm I I shall be glad to extend the same 1 courtosiesto my old frionds and secure for thorn orofi table investments in real estate. Very respectfully, WILBUR S. POLE, Rooms 3 and 4, Exchange Hlock. R EAD THIS LIST FOR BARGAINS. Houso and lot, Church street, 329 s. w.; water, gas, etc.; SO.000. House and lot, 733 Patterson avenue; water, gas, oto. (corner); (8,000. llouso and lot, Franklin Road; water, gas, etc.; 83,500. Threo houses on Eighth avenue a. w,; S3,000. Several houses in Relmont addition from 92,300 up. Several houses in 11. F. .fc II. Addition from 81,500 up. For Monday, May 4, only, wo will offer nine choice lots in Heitnont addition?ono block?for ?500 each; worth SS00 each; party needs money....

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 9 May 1891

S?LEM THE TOWN COUNCIL. Discussing tho Street Railway Charter. RoasokkTimks Burkau, ). Hotel Eickum:. S.u.km. Va. f Tho Town Council met lust night au 1 tho following were present: Mayor W. T. Younger and Counoilinon Francis. Chalmers, Duncan, Harvoycuttor. Pros ton and Shipman. Col. A. M. Bowman appeared bo fur.? tho Council in behalf of tho Salem Street Railway Company. Colonel Row man was accompanied by Major Griflln, of Griffin & tilasgow, of Roanoke, who presented the legal aspect of tho case of tho fialom Stroot Railway Company. Major Griffin said that a street rail? way could not be built in any city or town in tho whole State with a charter from the State legislature, for tho stricte of tho city or tho public high? ways of the county do not belong to tho city or the county, but by tho law of 0 ninent domain they aro controlled by tho h gislalure, because they are the property of the State. Therefore, the major contended, tho two other corpora? tions outside t f tho Salom...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 9 May 1891

$50,000,000. Money to M at 5 (er Gent. Interest. Stop Paying Rent and Own Your Home. The Eastern Building and Loan Association OF SYRACUSE, NEW YORK, By giving a positive guarantee as to time and cost, offers to the borrower the cheapest and most equitable plan of any building and loan association, and to the investor the safest and best. Its stock is non-forfeit able, and all monthly payments can be withdrawn at any time without loss, and with interest after sixth months. Col. S. M. Ormsby, the general agent of the company in Virginia is in the city and can be found at the of? fice of J.H.CUTCHIN&CO., 112 JEFFERSON STREET. \7 Saloon and Restaurant, No. 27 Salem ave. s. w. Fino Wines, Liquors, Cigars and Tobacco. No cheap Ryo Whiskey. Every gallon I have cost from 83.50 to 37.50 and i3 warranted pure. No adulteration. Meals from 0 to'.? a. m., 1.30 to 3 p. m., and (1 to '.i p. m. may3-3m REMOVAL.} ^555? Has been removed to tho SENATE SALOON building, corner Commerco street and F...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 9 May 1891

THE ROANOKE TIMES. ?VKKY MORNING. EXCEPT MONDAY ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO., Publlsners and Proprietors. TIM KS BUILDING, fhird avenue and First street, southwesL TERMS, BY MAIL, (Fostago Prepaid.) Dally, one month ,.$ ?>0 *' three months.La" " tix months . ? ? *? " one year.6-"? All papers sent out of the city must bo paid for invariably in advance. TELEPHONE NUMBER 12L Tnc Times is delivered In Roaroke, Salem and Vinton every morning by caniere for ^0 cents per mouth. THE WEEKLY TIMES. TnE Weekly TIMES, containing the news of the week In a more condensed form, one year, ?.00 In advance. Advertising rates made known on applica? tion, z Items of news, communications, etc., should oc addressed to the Editor ol The Times. Remittances, by express, money-order, reg? istered lotter, ehoquc, or draft, should bo ad? dressed and made payablo to THE ROANOKE TIMES PUBLISHING CO. Roanoke, Vinrlma. Entered nt the Postofflcc at Roanoke as sec end-class matter. ROANOKE, VA.. MAY '.), 1891. Th...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The Roanoke times. — 9 May 1891

PROSPERITY AND PEE. An Illustration of How the Ono Feeds on tho Other. Stut Ist Um Which Toll Unerringly the Actual Condition of the BlMaeg?Hov the lllg nukvrn DUpcnae Charity to Hungry Crowds. Poverty and pie apparently have little in common. Tho hungry man who draws in his belt another notch as meal-timo passes Is not likely to spend his last nickel in the luxury of a triangular cut of juicy apple pie. Even that monarch of pies, tho fascinating but unwhole? some mince pie, sends up its alluring odor in vain; tho man with tho aching void passes by on the other side and spends his nickel for doughnuts or a ham sundwich with mustard on it. The connection between poverty and pie, says the Chicago News, is not a subtle, indefinable abstraction which requires a metaphysical mind to unravel. It Is as plain as a twice-told tale and a good deal more Interesting. When the Sale of pies runs below zero, hard, pinching poverty is abroad in the land and want takes the beat seat at the poor man ...

Publication Title: Roanoke Times, The
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