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The Roanoke news. (Weldon, N.C.) 1867-1989, September 13, 1917, Image 1

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wuimii THE BSTABLISHBD IN 1866. VOL. LIl A NEWSPAPER FOR THE PEOPLE. WELDON, N. C., TIIURHDAY, SKrTEMHKR la. U>17. I'ernis of i>ubscriDtiun--$I..S() Per Anniiiit NO. IS Children Cry for Fletcher’s CASTOR IA The Kind You Have Alwiyi Bought, and which hat been la UM {or over over 30 yean, has borne the signature of — and hai been made under hia per- /T'lupervisloD since its Infancy. Allow no one to deceive you in this. All Counterfeits, Imitations and '* Just-as-good ” are but Bxperlments that trifle with and endanger the health of Infants and Children—Bmrienca against Experiment. What Is CAStO'RIA Castoria is a harmless substitute for Castor Oil, Paregoric, Drop* and Soothing Syrups. It It pleasant. It contalna neither Opium, Morphine nor other narcotic substance. Its age la Its guarantee. For more than thirty years it has iMen In constant use for the relief of Constipation, Flatulency, Wind Colic and Diarrhoea; allaying Feverishness arising therefrom, and by regulating the Stomach and Bowels, aids tte asaimllatiaa of Food; giving healthy and aatuial sleep. The Cblldreu'i Panacea—The Hothtt’l Friend. QENUINE CASTORIA always ^Bears the Signature of In Use For Over 30 Years The Kind You Have Always Bought jl> I A United States Qoodricli Kelly Springfield E have un sale in our salesroom now the largest stock of Automobile Tires ever shown ” in Weldon. Three of the best makes on the American market. Tires that will give you more miles for your money than any other ma^e. Our tires are guaranteed by the manufacturers on mileage basis of 3500 to 5000 miles. E have in stock almost any size or style— Plain Tread, USCO Tread, Chain, Nobby and ” Silvertown Cord Tread. The market is un settled now, and Tires may advance at any time, buy now, save money, the right tires at the right prices. Also carry in stocf a full line of all Automobile supplies and accessories. Batchelor Bros. Dress Up AND YOU’LL Cheer Up! The couniry is alrighi, and you are ulrighi, IF you will jusi dress up. The prudent suc cessful man knows ihis lo be irue. Try ii and see how good you’ll feel. You’ll Feel like a real somebody, and just like Facing ihe world’s opporluniites lo win. Ai VINSON'S, (he De Luxe Cloihier, you will And these cheerFul, good-looking clothes, and at prices that are making friends For these good clothes. COME AND SEE IS ALL I ASK You know that Fortune Favors a well-dress ed man. Great preparation has been made for you. The prices now are a great deal lower than they will be again For at least two years. Palm Beach and Keep Cool Suits greatly reduced. They are priced to make Friends. "Good Quality Spells—What Vinson Sells.” C. s. Vinson, THE OUTFITTER TO MANKIND WELDON, - NORTH CAROLINA. PRICE LIST BELL 2 IN 1 TYRES 600 W. Broad St. RICHMOND, VA. Vour Old Tyres Made Into One 28x3 aOlii SxU S2x9| «z4 88x4 88x4 84x4 86x4 8Bx4 84x4* »x4i :Wx4| I'lrnoMBB rUBNISUINO BOTH CAItlNUH OU 8 8U 3 96 4 tit) 4 86 4 90 5 50 6 75 6 95 5 ti 60 6 95 (f 90 7 50 7 60 7 76 8 00 84 70 5 05 ii 90 7 7S a ^5 8 W) 9 85 10 40 10 90 11 25 10 90 11 70 11 90 12 90 12 90 13 80 14 90 IN 1 TYBB 86 80 7 S5 9 50 Vi 40 12 00 12 80 IS 90 14 90 15 60 15 90 15 85 15 90 10 90 18 70 18 85 18 95 22 70 $ 2 00 ‘.2 40 U 90 8 25 4 20 4 45 4 50 4 60 6 00 U 10 6 40 0 50 6 75 YOUR OLD TYRES MADE 2 IN I. Dott’t tbtow BW»7 TOUT old tiTM, Bend them to UB, we m»y b» »ble to m^ke thtni 9 to 1 for voui iBt ub be tb# Judfe, no depoiit neeestBry, we lUBke ill ihip- mBoti BubjMt io]TDttr«B«iBiBBlioD;Trthe7 BT6 ooi worth DftkiDf 2 id 1 we wUl ^ Sot yen At the bJgteel Bicbmood pric«e (the bi^beet »o;wbexe> Asd fBtani IbeABmiAttoTOiL Wie|»y«|ittgecuiooo«iac. CELEBRATE THE RUSS REVOLT DAWN OF'' i'''KKP2iK)M. CIvllianf and Soldiers, In Remarkable ProccMlon, Display Powers of Organization. In the NevHky ProKpekt the Inter* mlunhle itroi'esxlon wax furuied In two coluninN, iimriiilnK purullvl with eiich uther Bud lUBde up of grnupH of about u hundred men. wuineu und ehlldrea. old Hnd younK. Wfilklng iinu lit arm. atrordluK to tin* u» o*unt ot uu ey»*wlt- uettH in Horibuer*^. Tlu> tlli*M wnrt* of e<|uul length, and nu trooii!) could hiive shown better allKiitiifnt. At the lieud uf HU‘h Kruup, like u cuptulu leading h)a 1‘oiupuny, wulked a leader, whu wure a wide red uctirf cruDHwUe, to make him mure euniiy dlttclUKUlshuble. When he lifted his huud the lueiuberi of his group went forward; whfu he lowered It they atopped. It wu8 ex* ui'tiy like the order and dtHclpllne of troops uu the luareh. and tralueil hoI- dltTs could not have luuri’hed better-^ Indeed, the aoldiers dtd nut, for uue of tlie (itriiuge things about thifi pruiHg- litUM ijruoe.HKlou was (hut In It civilians and Koldlers were mingled. After some tcrouprt of workmen oiiiut* liattallons of tniMpM, then workhiKiiifn und women ugiiin. ThiM fuaion of Holdtem and ('Ivliiuna niude uu InipreKxUm which I Clin never forget. And aa (hey marched they Huttg revolatlouiiry hymuH; ua b iiintter of course the "MiirHellluiye," and also other songi^ which niuat have Im'i'u comiMtNed only recently, for the iiiurcherH had not had (line to learo ihe word» by heart, und some read them front aheets which they carried lit (heir hands. The aoldlers also Kung, and their thousands of deep voices made n chorus of marvelous power und aouority. None of these songs were fierce or revengeful. On the contrary, they vivre sad, profoundly sad—the accents of mourning and not of hate. No police, no marshals were needed to control this manifestation. Those who took part In it policed themBelves, and surety never was discipline better maintain^. As I looked Bt this spectacle I thought of all the pessimists, all the philosophers steeped in gloom, all the prophets who only predict calamity for Itussla. Why should not a people who are able to organlxe and carry out sucb a wonderful display be capable of or* ganlBlog themeelves? Let us. then, give them our co&fl* deuce—and alto a little time. Banana le City of Future. At the moutb of the great Kongo river, here as wide as an arm of the sea. stands the important city with the picturesque name of Banana. The Importance of Baimna lies In the fu* lure rather than the present. U Is the port of entry to that Immense wilder ness filled with a thouMu,nd undevelop* ed possibilities known as the Belgian Kongo. If Belgium cumes through the war with her African empire Intact liHnana will probably grow Into the leading Belgian colonial metropolis. At present It Is little more than a name aud a possibility. Banana consists of un excellent nat* ural harbor aud a village of a few score homesk-k Europeans. OonHlOer* Ing the Importance of Kongo trade even today It Is surprising that local development has not gone farther. There Is no adequate wharf or pier. There are no adequate unloading fa* cllltles. There are only stretches uf 8undy beach dotted with noble palms, great mangrove trees with their multi tudinous earth gripping branches, a pier of rotting abd battered piles and native canoes with their ebony oars men. The prospect is beautiful In a natural way, but there is a surprising lack of industrial development. TELLINO HIM. He wan one of those young men who never Heem to know when to home. She had tried yawning, but even that failed to get rid him. Presently a clock outside in the hall began to strike in low, deep tonea the midnight hour. Oh, 1 say, Miss Qreen," said the lute stayer, brightly, “is that an eight-duy clock?” Miss Uruen smiled coldly at him. Well,” she said, stiHing an other yawn, “why don’t you stay a little longer and find out?”-Philadelpbia Public Led* ger. AS HE HEARD IT. Little Raymond rnturnod home from Sunday school in a very joyous mood. “Oh, mother,” he exclaimed, as he entered the house, “the superintendent said something awfully nice ubntit nn* in his prayer this morning!” “Isn’t that lovely! What did he say, pet!"*” questioned his mother. “He said, ‘O Lord, we thank thee for food and Raymond.’ ” —Harper’s Magazine. Has a HiKh Opinion of Chamber lain’s Tablets. “1 hare a high opinion of Chaoaber- lain’s Tablets for biiiouNuess and an a laxative,” wiites Mis. 0. A. Barnes, Oharleston, III. *'l have never found anything ho mild and pleasant to use. My brother has alto used these tablets with satisraetory reaulta.** or two evils ii is best to choose nciihen Obildren Ory FOR FLETIUIER’S CASTORIA A shaFi oF li|>hi breaks through the gloom ol dark, a gruesome gloom, The awiul deadening, siifling fog thai seemed to portend doom, A light as IF a strand of gold is spun in Fate's dark looni. A sign oF God’s great plan. The promise God made to man oF Peacc on Barth, (iood Will, Is slowly, surely dawning now on every plain and hill In distant corners oF the earth, his purpose to FulHI OF love oF man for man. The breed oF tiionarchs claim the right to rule o'er other men. They scorn the rights of humble folk. Mankind would rise and thrn Oppressed by sloth and ignorance would grovel low again To tyrant’s cruel might, Too dumb and dull lo worship long at I'reedom’s orillamme. Bui now the lire that kindled bright when this great nation came Is breaking through the gloom of dark, ignoble cloud of shame, 'Tis Freedom's holy light. Each band is steel, each heart beats true; we come From lighters' seed. We Fear no foe. ’Tis from ourselves the help of God we need; Protect us now from thoughts of hate, of lust, oF pride, of greed. Oh, keep our purpose pure. For soon the blow tiiusi fall, a staggering, sickening blow. With clash of clanging arms, our tears will come, our blood will flow. And naked famine stalk abroad to lay our dear ones low. Then help us to endure. In days oF pride, in days of shame, in days when victory nears. All through the hateFul strife and toil although it last For years. Oh, keep us true to our ideals and heed not praise nor jeers, God gram we may not Fail. With help of God our victories will bring us awful might; Oh, help us then to keep in mind that might must stand with right, God grant us strength to conquer self, to look to Him for light. Then Freedom’s Light, all hail. HUMAN BODY AS AN ENGINE. Keeps Itself in Repair and Con* stantly Maintains An Even Temperature Throughout Pour Seasons. I To burn t!ie fuel in a gaso-1 line engine it must be carbu- retted or mixed with air and’ an electric spark must be ap- j plied to ignite the mixture. In the human engine the process is much more elaborate, since a very wide variety of C'ude foods is taken, refined, refftmed to food and burned slowly. A gasoline engine may be termed a (luick-combustion, high-tem- perature engine, while the hu man machine is a low temper ature and slow combustion en gine, which not only produces energy from its food, but lubri cates itself, keeps itself in re pair an<l constantly maintains an even temi>erature througli- out the four seasons. A man could not digest gas oline, nor could a gasoline en gine run on butter. Neverthe less, the two classes and func tions merge into each other. Science shows how alcohol is a curious illustration of this fact. An internal conibustion engine could be run on alcohol and it is known that this fluid cun be burned in the human body also producing a large amount of violent energy which is equiv alent to that obtained in a gas oline engine when the throttle is pulled wide open anil thei*e is no load to carry. Physicians say that «lrunkenness is, in ef- feel, racing the human engine beyond speed limits. Hxperience the Best Teacher. It IN ((•’■‘•’■ally admitted that experi ence is IhebeHt teacher, but should »e not make use of tin* experience of oth ers as Kelt as our owu? The expeneuce of a thouKand persons is more to be de pended upon ttiau that of one individ ual. .Many thou»ands o'r persons have used Cliamberlain's Couffh llemedy for couKhs auii colds with the best reHults, which shows it to he a thoroughly relia ble preparation lor those diseaseH. Try it. It is prompt and etreotual and pleaK- ant to take. WOULD YOU SCREAM? He: ”lf 1 stole a kiss would you scream for your parents?” She: “No, noi unless you warned 10 kiss Ihe whole family.” Ureat Faith In Chamberlain's Colic and Diarrhoea Remedy. “Chamberlain's ('olic and hiarrhoea Uemedy was uned by my Tather about a year aKO when ho had diarrhoea, it relieved him immediately and by taking three dones he was abHolutely cured. He bas kTieat faith in this remedy,” writeH Mrs. W. II.\Villiams,stanley,N.Y. When pride turns a n\an’s head he is sure to look ihe wrong way. People Speak Well of Chamber lain's Tablets. “I have been selling Chamberlain’s Tablets for about two years and heard such Kood repoits fium my cuHtomers that I concluded to give them a trial myseli, and can say that 1 do not be lieve there is another preparation ot the Kind equal to them," writes U. A. Me* Bride, Headford, Onl. If you are trou- bleii with indiKestion or constipation give them a trial. They will do you Ohiidren Ory FOR FLETCHER'S CASTORIA THE HOME. The Fragrance of a Uentle Life. Once, in crossing a meadow, I came to a spot that was filled with fragrance. Yet 1 could see no flowers and I wondered whence the fragrance came. At last! found, low down,close to the ground, hidden by the tall grass, innumerable little flowers. It was from these tiiat the fragrance came. 1 enter some homes. There is a rich perfume of lov<> that pervades all the place It may be a home of wealth and luxu ry, or it may be plain and bare. No matter; if it is not the luuise, nor the furniture, nor the adornment that makes this air of sweetness. I Io(>k closely. It is B gentle woman, mother <tr daughter, quiet, hiding self away, from whose life the fra grance llows. There is a won drous charm in a gentle spirit. The gentle girl in a hoint* may not be beautiful,may not Ih> ed ucated, miiy not be musU'al or an artist or “clever" in any way, but wherever she moves she leaves a benedi<‘tit>n. Her aweet patience is never <listurb- ed by the sharp words that fall about her. The children love her, because she never tires of them. 8he helps them with their lessons, listens to their frets and worries, mends their broken toys, makes dolls’ dresses, straighten out the tan gles and settles their littlequar- rels, and finds time to play with them When there are Bi<*kness in the home, she is the angel of conifttrt. Her face is alv/ays bright with the outshining of love. Her voice has music in it as it rains in cbeeeful ten derness on the sutferer’s ear. Her hands are wonilrously gen tie as their soothing touch rests on the aching head or as they minister in countlcs ways about the bed of pain. The lives that make the world 80 sweet Are shy, and hide like the hum ble flowers. We pass them by with our care less feet, Nor dream tis their fragrance, fills the bower And cheers and comforts us, hour by hour. —Michigan Christian Advj)cate gUICK TO CATCH ON. "Carl,” said a restaurant mana ger to a waiter, "why did ihai man from table No. 7 leave so sudden- ly?” “Well, sir,” said the waiter, “after sitting down he called for snusages and I told him we were out of them, but if he would wait a few tninutes. I’d get the cook to make sonic. When 1 went to the kitchen and called out the order, I accidentally stepped on the dog's tail, and, of course It yelped. The man got up right away, sir, and ran out.” CASTORIA For Ittftnts ud Childien In Um IFor Over 30 Ysars A Significant Survay. One of the most signitloant educa* tlonul surveys yet oonduoted in this country Is the one plnuned for Indliin- apolls. It wilt ln<Hu(ie the tlrst Inten sive Investlicutlon of sodul un<l eco- mimlo I'ondltlons <:f gruduutes from ; pu>)ll<' trade schools ever mude in the I'ntted States, The data on this point will l)e ii:«*d to determine whether the ! Krnduutes of trade schools have nmde ' IIS nuu'h progr«‘Hs in life as the uraclu- ates of the Hondemh' Nohools. The re port will he preseiiteil lo the National Society for the Pnmiotlon of Imlus- | trial K(!ucatti>n and will form the Itii*«ls | of action by thut hndy In making Its rec‘t«nmeudHli*>ns on the prepariitbm of students for their life work In the | high srhool Instead of In college, I 2inJL SHOE POLISHES Modern Houses for Filipinos. Witli a view to improving the hous* Ing rondltlons 4if the poor, the i’ldllp- pine health service has construrted a number of model houses of new tire* proof material coiiHistlng of rement, sand, and ipa. nr rice hU’^’iiH. The<e eim he hnllt for n little more than the pres ent l.i^r.nltary dwellings and. it Is ostinmted. will last ini>r4‘ than twioe as lot)); —Pt>pular Mechanics ilngtixtue. The History of Pearls. “The modern re<-ognitton of pearls, (hites bacl< to about 800 B. O., hut they were known to yet older peoples, and eiipeeliilly to those <>f the Kast,” says the author of a book published under the title, "The History of Pearls." "The Chinese records go still far ther back, and oyster pearls were re ceived as tribute In the twenty-third century H. C. It Is probable that they were found In the waters of Ceylon iind India two thousand years ago, and the Greeks of course knew the pearl and recognized Its value. But It was aot until the Roman empire was be ginning to rise that the knowledge of |the value of the pearl became general, lit seems that In early times Britain played Its part In the prodttctlon of .these gPMis, anil Ta<‘ltus refers to HrU- M\ pearls, but calls them dull-colored |nn<l dirty brown. Orlgen. on the con- ’trary. declared that the pearls that jcame fmm Britain held the second [rank in value. It was not. however, (until about the twelfth century that mearls were used In Kngland, when [they became conspicuous In church or- Jnamentatlon." A "2 in 1 Sho« Poliih** ti made for every ut<*. For Black Shoet. "2 in 1 Black" (paste) and "2 m 1 Black Combination" (paateand liquid): for White Shoeg. "2 in 1 White Cake" jcake) and “2 in 1 White Liquid" (liquid); for Tan Shoes. "2 in 1 I an" (paate) •nd "2 in 1 Tan ComLination'* (pa»te and liquid). lOc Black-White—Tan lOc r. F. DALLEY’ CO. ot Yurk, inc. Buffalo. N. Y* o csmrragaioisaocrag I Z \ . \ \/{RTf$TIC YAiLOfHlHq, ^ ^ NEW SPKINO DISPLIir FOR SUITS & OVERCOfllS ^ * Well, of Course. The raising of a flag recently on the premises of a factory at Anderson had 'to be postponed a day beeaUHe of weather eondltlons. Arthur S. Blrge. factory superintendent, was hopeful that more nf th** ehlhlren of the ueigh- borbottd 4-«>uld attend the next day. "About h<»w many nf you ean I c«»unt oti to be here?" Mr. Blrge said, ad- *dresslng a group of Juveniles. “All that ain’t got the meaHles," shouted a bright hul who seemed to be 'spokestnan for the children.—Itidlauap- olls News, SpE/i/D ^LL You E/iffiH? You migtit KCt sitU or liurt- be prepared for it You miglit want to make an investment»start now, “lakes money to make money,” you know, You mii;ht be visited by tlileves or fire—i\n account witli IIS prevents loss. Tlie saving liabit is amigllty good one to (ret into. We oav 4 per cent on Sav- inju's Accounts THE BANK OF HALIFAX h:a.lifa.x 3sr. c. Not What &he Expected. "This paper says that tuore thau iSCMMMN) persons in the United States wear glass eyes." "Well, dear, you know you’ve oftea nskeil me why men stare at you so; jthiit’s probably the anHwer.” TlRfcac'^ divcfN icjsuns wl.y subiiutiiiir? U’urf'arc camun be ctJti- ducicd Dll ilic level. Health About Gone Many thousantli of women suffering from womanly trouUe, have been benefited by the use of Cardul, the woman’s tonic, according to tetters we receive, similar to this one from Mrs. Z.V.Spetl, ofHayne, N.C. “I could not stand on my feet, and Just suffered terribly/’ she says. “As my suf fering was 80 great, and he had tried other reme dies, Dr. had us ntCardul. . . 1 beRan improving, and It cured me. I know, and my doctor knows, what Car- dui did for me, for my nerves and health were about gone.” TAKE GARDUI The Woman’s Tonic She writes furthen ^*X tm In splendid health ... can do my work. 1 tee! I owe It to Cardul, for 1 was to dreadful condition." If you are nervous, run down and weak, or suffer from headache, bacicache, etc., every month, try Cardul. Thousands of women praise this medi cine for the good it has done them, and many physldana who have used CaMui successfully with their women patients, for years, endorse this medl- doe. Think what It means to be in splendid health, like Mr*. Spea. Olvt Cardui t trial. AU Druggists We Rec. tnd Guarantee Chocolates {.taiul back of < vi'i y p:u ka^»e we sell, ir ir tiofsn’t (I'or any K .ir.un), please re-^ iiiiii it. hor Sale hxclusiveiy M, (’. I'AllfK Weldon, N. C. Faultless Ice Cream, Sanitary Soda Fountain Toilet Articles & Medicines. rNVITATION. You are invited to open an||actount with the | BHHK OF EUnUD, t/iritto, /If. 0. 4 Per Cent, allowed in the Savings Depart ment Compounded Quarterly. YOU can bank by mall RatssMi££ W. M,<X)HES DRUG CO. PIERCE WHITEHEAD HDW. CO„ ROANOKE SUFl'LY CO., Inc, WBLOON, N. C, ANDALL GOOD UEALBRa JOHN B, si.Eoae. NOTARY PUBLIC Weldon, N. C. •0‘K(ijr,uki' News llllice -m RUB-MY-nSM Will cure Rbeumfitistn. Neu- ral(ta, Headache^ Crampi, Colio ; Spraini^ruiMi, Cuu, Burnt. Old ^ Sores, Tetter. Kini-Worm, Be> ^ zema, etc. Aatiaeptie lued iaiernally or exteraally, 25c '

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