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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 24 May 1898

VOL III, NO. 124. NEWPORT NEWS, VA., TUESDAY, MAY 24, 1898. ~ ~ ^ ^ PRIci^^SI^^E^.^S J. A. WILLIAMS DEAD He Succumbs to an Attack Musclar Rheumatism. SKETCH OF HIS LIFE Prominent In Church ami Municipal AITuIre and Chief of one or the Depart? ments at the .Shipyard. Funeral Tutluv. Mr. John Alexander Williams, aged 42, died at his residence. No. 11? Twen? ty-eighth street, at 10 o'clock yester? day morning, after an illness extend? ing over a period of three weeks. Although Mr. Williams has been in? disposed for some time his friends and relatives did not realize that he was critically 111 till Sunday afternoon. Mr. Williams has been suffering with mus? cular rheumatism. Sunday it was no? ticed by his physician thai'this disease, which had been racking the patients body with pain, hail attacked his heart Sunday night Mr. Williams began to sink rapidly and his death was momen? tarily expected. His wife and son and many friends gathered around bis hed side and remained there until the...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 24 May 1898

i?. E. THACKER. Editor an4Man?g?i. PUBLISHED EVERY MORNING EXCEPT MONDAY BY THE POSTOFFICE BUILDING. The Daily Press may be obtained every morning: at the following place: Crossley Bros., Washington avenues. I J. A. Cory, Acre. Chesapeake & Ohio Restaurant. Charles Robinson, No. 7 Ivy avenue Advertising rates furnished on appll exceed their space or advertise other cation. Contractors are not allowed to than their legitimate business, excel it by paying especially for the same. Ad? vertisements discontinued before the expiration of contract will be charged tor at transient rates for the time in? serted. SUBSCRIPTIONS. Dally, twelve months . J4.00 Dally, six months . 2.00 Dally, one month .40 Daily, one week.10 All business, news letters or tele? graphic dispatches should be address? ed DAILY PRESS. BELL 'PHONE . 2514. CITIZENS' 'PHONE. 14. Entered at the Postofflce of Newport News, Va., as second-class matter. TUESDAY, MAY 24, 18!?S. ANGLO-JAPANESE ALLIANCE. The announcement tha...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 24 May 1898

HAMPTON AtkVBRTIBBMESrae. A new arrival from our Northern factories and just? ly named after a celebrated man. is just like the admiral-? A Winner, We Have .f in four shades?black, brown, pearl and tan?and thoughj the price should be $.'5.00 While they last you may have Ihem for $2.00. In Gfofhing Blue series and bl.ick serges, both single and dou? ble breasted. The proper thing for summer weiu*. Children's clothes at pricen to fit all pocket boohs, and astonishing values at that. THE Johnson ana Moore's Old sion? Queen Street, Hampton, Va. [jQg^Look for the red front. Notice. At a meeting of the directors of the Newport News, Hampton and Old Point Railway Oompanv, held on Thursday, the 19th day of May, 1898J the following resolution was adopted: Resolved, That a general meeting of the stockholders of this company be held at the oflice of the company id the town of Hampton, Va., at^ll1 o'clock on Tuesday, the 28th day of June, 1898, and that this notice be published for thirty days ...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 24 May 1898

9*u Jim^" atraaraqgga, Pa Moves to Htuig Preachers Suspect? ed of Immorality. (By Telegraph.) BALTIMORE, May 23.?The some ?what delicate question of salaries was the chief Interest at the . Methodist Episcopal general conference, this mor? ning. The publishing interests com? mittee recommended that those editors and agents connected with the publish? ing house receive a salarv of $3,000 In? stead of $2,500, hitherto paid them. The conference voted to keep the salaries at $2,500, and then Dr. Hoss, editor of the Christian Advocate, made a statement saying that he had lo work between 10 P. M. and 3 A. M. at mat? ters other than his paper' in order to supplement the salary the church was paying him. Dr. J. J. Tigert, secretary of the conference made a similar state? ment. It was decided to reconsider, and the salaries were placed at $3.000. The conference had a long discussion over minor charges in the form and method of trial for local preachers ac? cused of immorality. In the midst o...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 25 May 1898

Associated DlSDatG?GS. VOL III, NO. 125. INI^WP?KTNEWS, V A.. WEDN ES DAY, MAY 25, 1898 ODTfll? SINGLE COPY, TWO CEN llUVjI/ ONE WEEK -TEN CENTS LARGEST CIRCULATION; MAY GET BRIDGES Commiitae Willing if the Cash Can be Secured. C. & 0. OFFICIAL TALKS tiencral Superintendent C. K. Uoylu UK ciinites the (Jurvthm of Overhead CrotndugH hi ii Uiitiluega I.Ike Tune. The special committee appointed by the Common Council to inquire into the most feasible plans for constructing crossings over the Chesapeake ii unio railway tracks held a meeting last night in the mayor's ollice at the court house. This is the. Urs I lime, this committee has been called together, and all of the members- Messrs. Ueo. K. Via, H. J. Mackey and A. 12. But? cher?were present. The railway ottl clals In attendance were General Su? perintendent C. 13. Doyle, General Agent II. K. Parker and General Yard Masler E. I. Ford, who came by in? vitation to confer with the committee and discuss plans. After going over the ...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 25 May 1898

PUBLISHED EVERT MORNING EXCEPT MONDAY BY THE Slaiia SP**** ?onipmsy, POSTOFFICE BUILDING. The Dally Press may be obtained ? ?very morning at the following place: .:'ICrossley BroB., Washington avenues. J. A. Cory, Acre. Chesapeake & Ohio Restaurant. /Charles Robinson, No. 7 Ivy avenue Parties other than those having lodg :er accounts with this paper, civic ko . cieties and military organizations, are required to pay for transient adver Kt?semehts in advance. An Increase ot 60 per cent, will be charged for tran? sient advertisements not paid for in . advance and no transient advestise . men t will be booked for less space ' than one inch. To illustrate: one-half %'inch is 25 cents, one inch 50 cents foi ons time, when paid In advance: but g they will be 75 cents If charged. Tran Jrlielent advertisers will save money by . lemembering this notice, which applies ?' in all cases, irrespective of financial "responsibility. Advertising rates furnished on appll %.exceed their space or a...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 25 May 1898

HAMPTON ADVERTISBMEKTS. A new arrival from our Northern factories and just? ly named after a celebrated man. The Dewey Hat is just like the admiral? A Winner. in four shades?black, brown, pearl and tan?and though the price should be $3.00 While they last you may have them for $2.00. Blue serges and bhckj serges, both single and dou? ble breasted. Tha proper thing for summer wear. Children's clothes at prices | to fit all pocket books, and astonishing values at that. THE Johnson and Moore's Old stand Queen Street, Hampton, ~Va. [^P^Look for the red front. Notice. At a meeting of the directors of the Newport News, Hampton and Old Point Railway Company, held on Thursday, the 10th day of May, 18?8, the following resolution was adopted: Resolved, That a general meeting of the stockholders of this company be held at the office of the company in the town of Hampton, Va., at 12 o'clock on Tuesday, the 28th day of I June, 18U8, and that this notice be | published for thirty days in the Hampt...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 25 May 1898

^fOceedtnps pi Both Branche? Tester .day. (By Telegraph.) WASHINGTON, May 24.?The dis? cussion, in the House today was brief. Several bills were passed. notably those for the organization of the na? val hospital corps: to facilitate mili? tary trials for small offences, and to authorize the appointment of a com? mission to allot certain lands to and secure the cession of others from the TJlntah Indians In their reservation in Utah. A .bill providing an American regis? ter for the steamship Zoalandia, which passed the Senate yesterday, was also passed. The vessel is to act as a transport to the Philippines. - At 1:56 P. M. the House adjourned. WASHINGTON, May 24.?That fea? ture of the war revenue measure plac? ing a tax on one quarter of one per centum upon the gross receipts of cor? porations was under discussion in the Senate throughout the day's session. Incidentally the proposed tax on bank deposits was adverted to. The princi? pal speeches were delivered by Mr. Platt (Republican...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 26 May 1898

Associated Press DISDatGllGS. OlfSGUt-ATION. VOL III, NO. 12G. NEWPORT NEWS, VA., THURSDAY, MAY 26, 1898. THIS IS THE 1?.1 in ''!: ? When City Officers Will B Chosen. PARTY LINES DRAWN, RepublUsnn and Memoc-rais Have Ticket* In the Held ami Bulb Sides Are Coutident or Victory. Mr. A. A. Moil' Cluliii. Thl3 is election day. The people, by their suffrages, will today choose a mayor. comm n wealth's attorney, city sergeant, high constable and a councilman and just op of the peace from each of the seven wards who will administer the affairs of the city for a term of two yearn. It wHl be a straight parly li^ht. Both Democrats and Republicans have put full- tickets in the held and each swie is hopeful of victory. The ticket:, i.ji low: DEMOCRATIC TICKET. For Mayor: A. A. .Mi >SS. For City Sergeant: E. W. MILSI'EAl). For Commonwealth's Attorney: J. K. M. NEWTON. For constable: R. S. SHIELD. For Councllmen: First Ward?JACK GLOVEN. Second Ward? Third Ward,?J. H. CAFFEE. Fourth Ward?E. I. ...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 26 May 1898

B. THA.OKKR. Editor andManasrai. PUBLISHED EVERY MORNING EXCEPT MONDAY BY THE POSTOFFICE BUILDING. The Daily Presa may be obtained every morning at the following place: Crosaley Bros., Washington avenues. J. A. Cory, Acre. Chesapeake & Ohio Restaurant. Charles Robinson, No. 7 Ivy avenue. Parties other than those having ledg? er accounts with this paper, civic so? cieties and military organizations, are required to pay for transient adver- j tlsemehts In advance. An Increase ot ; ?0 per cent, will lie charged for tran slent advertisements not paid for In advance and no transient advostlse ment will be booked for less space than one Inch. To illustrate: one-half inch la 25 cents, one Inch 50 cents rot one time, when paid In advance; but they will be 75 cents If charged. Tran? sient advertisers will save money by remembering this notice, which applle? in all casea. Irrespective of financial responsibility. Advertising rates furnished on appll exceed their space or advertise other c...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 26 May 1898

"HAMPTON ADVBIlTIBEMBSNTfl. A aiew arrival from our Northern factories and just? ly named after a celebrated The Dewey Hat Ii^jiisi like the admiral? A Winner, WeHaveff in four shades?black, brown, pearl and tan?and though the price should be $3.0;) While they last you may have fchem for $2.00. Blue serges and black serges, both s$^je and dou? ble breasted. TI13 proper thing for summer wep.r. Children's clothes at prices to fit all pocket books, and astonishing values at that. THE Jotinson and Moore's Old sind Queen Street, Hampton, Va. jJ^^Look for the red front. Notice. At a meeting of the directors of the Newport Mews, Hampton and Old Point Railway Company, held on Thursday, the 19th day of May, lS'JS, the following resolution was adopted: Resolved, That a general meeting of the stockholders of thin company be held at the office of the company in the town of Hampton, Va., at 12 o'clock on Tuesday, the. 28th day of June, 18'J?, and that this notice be Eublished for thirty days in ...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 26 May 1898

' ":" ^?^se if?"a wea Nsers fiut(p?cted af Crlm? Whipped In South Carolina. (By Telegraph'.") CHARLESTON, s. C? May 35.?A special to the New* and Courier from Anderson, S. C. says: A sensation was created today bv the death ol Elbert Harls, a negro con? fined in the county Jail here. He was brought from Iva. in thic? county, last Friday. Coroner Nance summoned a jury and held an Inquest. A McCullough. sworn said: "I am n constable under J. L. Jackson; started with Elbert Harris to Anderson last Friday; after traveling some three or four miles was met by a party and the negro was taken a-.vay from me. I could not tell how many were in the party, probably twenty. They told me to wait and they would return him in about an hour. A man. I don't know who he was, came up and told me to drive around on the other side of the road and I would find him. I drove there, found him. nnd brought him to Jail anil left him with Mr. Green. The negro was lying on the ground when I found him. He said he...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 27 May 1898

isolated Press CIRCUL.ATION VOL III. NO. 127. NEWPORT NEWS, VA.. FRIDAY, MAY 27, 1898. DDTfll? SINGLE COPY,TWO CEN rlilVJJL ONE WEEK -TEN CENTS DAY FOR DEMOCRATS Battle of Ballots a Surprise for Politicians. NEWTON LEADS TICKET All the Principal Office? Lost to the Re? publicans. CapCulu ,1. A. Bu y tun Likely to bi Next l'reildeut of the Council. There is Joy In the tents of Democra? cy. Yesterday's battle of the ballots was waged with energy on butli sides, and when the returns were finally turned In, many were the surprises thai w. re in store for the local politicians, when they learned the names of the city's newly-elected officers were as follows: Mayor?A. A. Moss. Commonwealth's Attorney?J. K. M. Newton. City Sergeant?E. W. Milstead. Constable? R. S. Shield. Councilmen?B. B. Cory (Rep.), "William Washington *t,oi. liVp.i, .1. II. Caffee, E. 1. Ford, A. I.. Pov.tl . J. F. Hughes and Mark McLaughlin. Justices of th.- Peace?P. M. King (Rep.). A. C. Davis (col. Rep.), E. S. Robin...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 27 May 1898

PUBLISHED EVERY MORNING EXCEPT MONDAY BY THE Psess ?cmjjnsiij, POSTOFFICE BUILDING. The Daily Press may be obtained every morning at the following place. Crossley Bros., Washington avenues. J. A. Cory, Acre. Chesapeake & Ohio Restaurant. Charles Robinson, No. 7 Ivy avenue Parties other than those having lodg? er accounts with this paper, civic so? cieties and military organizations, are required to pay for transient adver? tisements in advance. An increase ol EO per cent, will be charged for Iran slent advertisements not paid for in advance and no transient advestise ment will be booked for less space than one Inch. To illustrate: one-half inch is 25 cents, one inch 50 cents foi one time, when paid In advance; but they will be 75 cents If charged. Tran? sient advertisers will save money by remembering this notice, which applies in all cases. Irrespective of linauclal responsibility. Advertising rales furnished on appll exceed their space or advertise other cation. Contractors ar...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 27 May 1898

The Dewey Hat A new , arrival from our Mprtheru factories and just? ly named after a celebrated man. the Oewey Hat is just like the admiral? in four shades?black, brown, pearl and tan?and though the price should be $:>.00 While they last you may liave them for $2.00. Blue serges and black serges, both *0%ge and dou ble breasted. The proper thing for summer we.-.r. Children's clothes at price? to fit all pocket books, ami astonishing- values at that. THE, Queen Street, Hampton, Va. [JQlPLook for the red front. Notice. At a meeting of the direetors.,of the Newport 'Sews, Hrtniptou and. Old Point Railway Company, held on Thursday, the 19th day ol May, 1898, the following resolution was adopted: Resolved, That a general tneetios of the stockholders of this company be held at the office of the company in the town of Hamptoii, Va., at 12 o'clock on Tuesday, t he 2Sth day of June, 1898, aud-Vtlial this notice he published for thirty days in the Hampton Monitor, a newspaper pub? lished i...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 27 May 1898

JBv Te''egrar>h.? L?ICAGO, May 25.?One clean dtiv< two scratches and three very bad er? rors gave today's game to the Orphans ui the seventh. Attendance. 2,yoo Score: Chicago. . . .0 0100051 x? 7 7 2 Philadelphia. .0 0001000 0? 1 11 6 Batteries?Collahan and Donahue Wheeler and ilcFarland. Umpires? Snyaer and Curry. Time. 2 hours COINCINNAT1. 12: NEW YORK 1 CINCINNATI, May 26.?Seymour was pounded for eleven hits mid as rrany runs In three innings today. Brelten stein was hit hard. Aettndance, 2.150 Score: ~, . R.H.E Cincinnati. . .3 2*00100 x?12 M 3 New York. . .2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 1? 6 14 2 Batteries?Breitenstein und Vaughn, Seymour. Getting and Grady and War? ner. Umpires?Emslie and Andrews Time. 2:20. CLEVELAND. 5: BALTIMORE, 4 CLEVELAND. May 26.?Costly errors by McJames and McGraw lust today s game to the Orioles. Attendance, 1,'JOO. Score: Cleveland. . .3 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 x_ 5 !> i Baltimore. . .0 0 0 0 0 1 u 2 1? 4 12 2 Batteries?Powell and O'Connor. Mc? James and Clarke. Ump...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 28 May 1898

* Associated 1 fcess ***** *.ii ? im m ?f>j-mjuufL.ii_?_?. Ill, NO. 128. Battle for Life Ends Peacefully. AN ENERGETIC WORKER Hin Career lileutlUed With the Advam merit of Newport News. Widow anil Elve Uaughit-rH Survlie. Fun? eral Arrttiigenieutti. Colonel Carter M. Braxton, one of Newport News' oldest and most prom? inent citizens, always a leader in the city s Improvement, died at his resi? dence on Washington avenue last night at 9:15 o'clock, after a lingering ill? ness of Brighfs diesase, in the sixty second year of his age. Since last fall Colo.iel Braxton's health hau been failing, and for som tine past his friends ha>-? kn?wr mat the end was approaching. Iiis mi niinse .v.II power battled with death's dfrk r.ugol up to a few rrome 1 -3 |..-f..re lhe end, but "at last the dyiur n threw up his arms and surrende tl.p ii'.p. less lattle. hibSfOol ?mil taking awny into the great 1. ...nd \Wui.. there snail be no more ?-..i?t\ Colonel Braxtoi. was born in Norf oil on the 5t...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 28 May 1898

'-"?, SS. 'THACItER. Editor anaManagai. PUBLISHED EVERY MORNING EXCEPT MONDAY BY THE POSTOFFICE BUILDING. sl;r The Dally Press may be obtained every morning at the following plu. e: ??&'?' Crossley Bros., Washington avenues. J. A. Cory, Acre. ?55- Chesapeake & Ohio Restaurant. Si-f : - Charles Robinson, No. 7 Ivy avenue. ISsgirPartles other than those having ledg er accounts with this paper, civic so sg?.-clelles and military organizations, are required to pay for transient adv f. tisemehts In advance. An Increase Ki. 60 per cent, will be charged for Iran slent advertisements not paid loi i advance and no transient advcstlse garment will be boolted for less spac yw;_.than one Inch. To Illustrate: one-hal ga&tncb la 25 cents, one inch 50 cents ti gjgpeae time, when paid in advance: bu if' they will be 75 cents If charged. Trat .. olent advertisers will save money I %'? remembering this notice. Which appll. &rin. all cases, irrespective of linanclal ggtiteBponslblllty....

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 28 May 1898

A new arrival froih our, Northern Factories and just? ly named after a celebrated j man. 1 is justdike the admiral We Have If in four shades?black, brown. pearl and tan?and though | > the price should be $8.00 While they last you may have mem for $2.00. Blue serges and black serges, both rH^.1 and dou? ble breasted. The proper :ng for summer we?.r.; ildre?iJs^clothes at prices I all pocket books, and j "diing values at that. THE ueen Street, Hampton, Va. [ .Look for the red front. Notice, At a meeting of the directors of the Newport News, Hampton and Old Point Railway Company, held on Thursday, the 19th day of May, 1898, the following resolution was adopted: Resolved, That a general meeting | of the stockholders of this company be held at the ofliee of the company in the town of Hampton, Va., at 12 1 o'clock on Tuesday, the 2Sth day of | June, 1898, aud that this notice be published for thirty days in the' Hampton Monitor, a newspaper pub? lished in the town of Hampton, and I the...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Daily press. — 28 May 1898

Generai Lee Brigades the Seventh Corps. ANNOUNCES HIS STAF Voiunterm Pooily Equipped But Coili mandera Orderet! to Krport at Once. Needed by Their AXeu. May Move to Jacksonville. (By Telegraph.) TAMPA. FLA.. May 27.?Major Gen? eral Lee issued an order today for the brigading of troops at Tampa and Jacksonville embraced in the seventh army corps. The order made no changes from Genernl Shafter's gener? al order of last night. Brigadier Genernl Guy V. Heny will take command of the Mist division and Brigadier Genernl A. K. Arnold of the second division. The organization of the corps will be completed in later or? ders as other volunteer regiments ar? rive and go Into camp Tbl? win nor be for several days, as the corps will be made up of twenty-seven regiments when completed, while only a third of this number are now In camp here and at Jacksonville. It Is ordered that the general officers of the troops already in camp select their aides from the offi? cers belonging to liter respective ...

Publication Title: Daily Press
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
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