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Vednesday, I'ay 8, 1312
THE ACHEVILLS GAZETTE -NEWS.
People's Department Store
f 40 and 42 Patton Avenue. Sumner's Former Stand
The people of Asheville and 'vicinity' are finding
out that our store is the place for genuine bargains.
OUR MOTTO (Holds Good)
Everything we sell is as good as flw best and as
cheap as the cheapest.
Come and Convince Yourself
DiarrhDca, Dysenferj MSPISSISG OH LUKE JURORS ARE DRAWN FOR
nj aad kindred troubles
mP EffiSSs DENIED Iff L.F.NORTDN MAY UNO JUKE TERMS
aquentlv fatal owing to I
bykKlaK Answer in Case of Edward H. Both Are Terms for Civil Cases
at all times a bottle of I . , '
Jennings vs. ju. r . nonon
OLD DR. BIG6EFTS
!t will sootbe and mllar the inflammation instantly.
Ask TOurdrUEiist;he knows. Serial No. 7. Price
5 and soe per bottle. Send lor Confederate
Veteran Souvenir Book free. Mid. onlr by
Haltiwanger-Taylor Drug Co, Allan ta,Ga.
again to have charge of the depart
ment of music.
The medals were awarded yester
day afternoon as follows: Oratorical,
F. G. Woodruff; senior essay, F. G.
Woodruff; Bible scholarship, C. S.
Norburn; declalmer's, C. K, Hughes;
Junior essay,- A. C, Gibbs; expression,
Filed in District Court.
and Each Holds for
In the case of Edward II. Jennings!
vs: Lee F. Norton in the United States
Before the county commissioners
nrifoiirned their court vesterdav after-
District court for the western district noon the jury nsts for the May and
of North Carolina, which was Instl-1 tllne orrn nt u.mprinr court for Ihn
tuted a few weeks ago by the filing of ,rlai of ..,., ases were drawn. The
a complaint by the plaintiff in the nst for the May term, beginning on
case, an answer has been filed in the the twenty-seventh, follows:., ,
onice oi iepuiy iurK w. si. nyams. I First Week
The complaint alleged that the de-1 n M. Whitaker. C.enrire A. Murray.
tenaant was trespassing on the prop-I M. Fi Brackett. E. B. Chambers. G.
I W. Holcombc, S. L. Forbes, J. C. Cole,
II. S. Hyder, J. II. Hall, Fulton O'Kel-
ley, A. J. Carver, C. C. Lord, W. R,
Asheville ... ... ........ 67 70
Atlanta . . . UO 70
Atlantic City 46 52
Augusta ...... 66 76
Baltimore ... 62 64
Boston ... 44 52
Charleston ..... . . ...... 66 80
Charlotte 62 76
Chicago ... ... ......... 54 78
Denver ... ... ........... 44 66
Hattoras ... ... ......... 64 76
Jacksonville . . . ......... 70 86
Key West 78 86
Knoxvllle .............. 62 72
Mobilo ... ... 70 80
New Orleans 70 82
New York 46 54
Raleigh ... . 66 82
Savannah ... ....... 68 80
Tampa .-. 74 86
Wilmington 64 78
Normal for this date: Temperature
61 degrees; precipitation :11 Inch.
Forecast until 8 p. m. Thursday for
Asheville and vicinity: Generally fair
tonight and Thursday.
For North Carolina: Generally fair
tonight and Thursday; moderate west
General Conditions Past 21 Honrs,
1 ' The barometer is relatively low
over the entire country this morning
with the principal cyclonic center over
'northern Minnesota where the barom
eter is below . 29.50 Inches. Rains
have occurred In the eastern lake re
glon, the Atlantic coast states, the
Ohio valley, ' the southern plains
states, the gulf states and southern
California. Cloudy weather prevails
over the north Atlantic states and
over a portion of the gulf states while
In other sections of the country it Is
generally clear. The following heavy
precipitation (in inches) has been re
ported during the last 24' hours: Au
gusta, 1.36; New York, 1.84;- Savan
nah, 1.18; Wilmington, 1.62. Gener
ally fair weather is indicated for this
vicinity tonight and Thursday.
T. R. TAYLOR, Observer. ;
BONDS THE ISSUED
For $15,000, for Purpose of
Enlarging Faculty Elec
At the meetings of the board ot
trustees of Weaverville college, held
yesterday afternoon and Monday aft
ernoon, the matter of enlarging the
collego building was thoroughly dis
cussed, and U was finally decided to
Issue $15,000 in bonds for this pur
pose. Those bonds are to be issued
at onco and placed on the market so
that the work can begin as soon as
It is planned to tear down the wing
that was erected several years ago
build another wing back on the line
with the original building. This is
to be three stories high. The plans
have already been drawn, but they
include two wings which will not be
erected now,, only the main wing to
be constructed at this time, ,
The trustees re-elected O. 3. Dean
president of the college, M. A. Yost,
teacher of . languages," Miss Lassie
Reeves, teacher of English, The
teachers of mathematics and sciences
were not . elected.. John Starnes is
crty of the defendant by Ashing In
the artificial lake at Toxaway Inn and
using the lake in this way for the en
The society medals went to the foi- I teriainmcni or nis guests, it was aisoisloope D. Uosg R. Edwards, R. L.
Francis, R. W. Roberts, W. B. Hunt
Richard T. Smathers, J. A. Clinton, J,
M. Blackwelder, W. H. Burnett, It,
C. C. McKinney, J. M. Herren, J.
K. Ensley. M. T. Rhinehart, J. T.
lowing: Delphian debaters', R. F. I alleged that means were being used
("rouse; Delphian Improvement, J. F. I to uttract the fish from all parts of
Hackler: Delphian deelalmers', C. S. the lake, thus doing irreparable In
Norburn; Cliosophic debaters', Hubert I jury to the plaintiff, wherefore a re-
Owen: Cliosophic improvement, H. E. straining order was asked, and thie
Combs; declamation, N. Rogers. was granted.
Ycstcrdav afternoon there was al in the answer it is denied that the
mass meeting of the alumni and stu- I defendant has ever trespassed on the I Cowan, G. A. Pickens, E. P. Gilkey,
dents, together with tne Doara . oi i ianas or ikb ui me piaintin or ai
trustees. at which an association was! lowed his guests so to do. Further,
formed in the interest of the school, that when the artilicial lake Was built
It is known as the "Students assocla-lby the Toxaway company, water was
tion." and the alumni are included in backed up on the property of the de-
the membership. Officers were elect- fendant rendering it valueless except
ed and there were a number of en
thusiastic speeches. The purpose of
the organiation is to get behind the
lor fishing and that the lake includes
large part of the land of the de
fendant and borders on considerable
.school, to work for its permanent itn-1 other lands owned by the defendant. I tenth
A, B. Dillingham, John H. Jenkins,
T. M. Tarpley, J. E. Casey, C. D.
Thorpe, D. A. Walker, H. C. Black-
stock, T. B. Easley, S. P. Reed, J. B.
Hill, W. R. Patterson, R. L. Carter,
T. M. McElreath, J. H, Banks, R. F.
Munday, D. V. Brooks, J. H. Maner,
The following list was drawn for
the June term, beginning on the
provement and to advertise it In ev
ery way possible,
Guy Weaver of Ashevillo was elect
ed president. Miss Lassie Reeves, sec-
it is argued mat tne latter has a right I First Week.
to nsn on ms own property. D E , Honevcutt. Brewster Philips,
ii is men sei oui in me answer i I(laa irum n w noKmhl C O
mat me action against the defendant I v -n iimwn t it T.inriKnv
retary; J. E. Swain of Asheville, vice cannui oe inaintameu in me uisinci i George White, C. D. Cordell, J. R.
president, and Horace Sawyer, treas- court as there Is already a similar ac-1 Teasrue Ben Morris, J. J. Parker, L.
urer. uon penaing in me Btate court irio. Jones, O. A. Sterson, T. P. Brook-
' F. M. Weaver and Rev. W. A. New- iransyivania county on tne civil shire w. P. Roberts, H. M. Gudger,
ell of Asheville were anions those who docket, and that a temporary re-1 T t, rlrn-o,r, m n r-!iiinw!.v w w
made talks. straining order against the defendant P'atton j j Noland, C. S. Kerlee, J.
MR. ALLEN TO DELIVER
was in force when the other action
It is further set forth that the Dis
trict court could not hear the case, as
the property Involved is not of the
value of $2000, and it is therefore
W. Nichols, B. L. Truxler,
W. T. Bradley, J. C. Plemmons, Vir
gil McDnris, J. M. Sluder, W. H.
Watts, W. A. James, C. B. Mclntyre,
T. H. Dei nle, L. P. Aldridge, T. S.
Will l'laco Crals's Name Before the '!ed. tJlJZ, ,e.m'd h'illin. EH Musiin, J. II. Carter!
State Convention at
and the restraining order which was!
issued be dissolved.
Arguments will be heard before
Judge Boyd in the District court this
Arrangements have been made by Afternoon, Immediately after the court
which Felix E. Alley of . Webster, Lonvene8 for the attJnoon session aB
.InrkRnn nnnntv. will TilnrA the name I . ..... . . :'
B. M. Jones, D. H. Lipe, C. E. Fish
H. M. Moody, M. M. Sluder, A. I.
Brown, J. E. Bell, C. M. Gorman, S.
A. Johnson, W. M. Lonon, W. B. Val
entine, J. M. Edwards,
Jackson county, will place the name
of Hon. Locke Craig In nomination
for governor at the state convention,
which Is held in Raleigh June 6
Mr. Alley Is a very eloquent man,
and more than ever before impressed
this fact on the people of the congres
sional district when he placed the
name ' of Hon. Walter E. Moore in
nomination for congressman from the
Tenth district. Mr. Alley Is solicitor
of the sixteenth judicial district.
to whether the case be dismissed or
put on the trial docket, also, as to I
whether or not the restraining order I
which was Issued bo dissolved.
In "Country Life."
MORE FILING CASES FOR
CLERK ERIIi'S COURT
In the Issue of May 1 of "Country
Life In America" there Is a two,
column article ' contributed by N
Buckner, secretary of the local board
of trade, on the good roads of this
section, including sections from the
Grove autoway, the Kenllworth and
Beaverdam roads and one other. It
is an excellent article and serves a I Yesterday the county commissioners
purpose In advertising Asheville and I authorized Clerk of Court .Marcos Er
mis section most aumiratuy.
New York, May 8. Further selling
of stocks was suggested by the mar
ket's heavy tone at the opening to
dav. Dealings I were In moderate
Reading's erratic course featured
the first hour. Its strength was help
ful to the remainder of the list and
Old FlleS COmtlletelV EXhaUSt- recoveries were general.
ine marRei luuliuucu iu nave ...
ed by Recent Disposition
, ;,of Cases. . ;.-..
unsettled tone during the early ses-
Trading was Increasingly dull in
the afternoon, the market showing no
Cotton Nervous and Unsettled.
New York, May 8. The cotton mar-
kef opened easy today at 12 to 16
win 10 pay a section or steci- nung i Hniin Prir. -non rallied
cases for the tiling of papers In his I. points from tl)e openlnK figures.
U. S. Department of Agriculture.
willis L. MOORE, Chief. .. i
ASHEVILLE. N. On
9 EXPLANATORY NOTEB,'
Orawrvatlnns taken it I "m.f 15th mrTiflUn time. Air prruure reduced to 8c leol. Isobars (conttnnorja linos) tsm thrnngh points
of equal sir preskure. laotbcrms tdotted lines) pass tbrouiib polnu of equal temperature: drawn ouly for oro. froeiiug, J, and lou3.
O clear: Q partly cloudy; cloudy; rain; anow; report mining. Arrows Hy with the wind. Flnt figures, temperature;
aocoDd, precipitation gf .01 Inch or more for past M houre; third, maximum wind Telocity. Hrv 0
lolliee, similar to those that were In
1 stalled just after the new court house
I was erected. The section will contain
about 112 flies, which, it is thought.
I will meet the requirements for a few
I years. The files are" manufactured by
the Art Metal Construction company
I of Baltimore, the company which fur
Inished the other files.
The market toward 11 o'clock 'Was
nervous and unsettled, active months
still showing a net decline of from
4 to 8 points,
Prices gradually worked up to with
in 2 or 3 points of last night's closing
figures on the old crop and fully re
covered early loss on the new crop
nnultlnna In til Into fnrpnnnh. Prieps
Mr. .rwin stated tnis morning mat i, mMl, , nP . nni, nfr trnm
exiinusieu hiiu ii, was necessary inui
I more be Installed at once. During the
past few terms a large number of
leases been disposed of and more files
I have to be provided for the accommo
Idation ot the documents.
The commissioners also accepted the
I report of A. A. Hamlet, agent for col
lection and foreclosure in the matter
I of delinquent taxpayers.
I From Biiiu'oiiilie .Superior Court
District Court Are Suits
i. ' ' '" '. , .' . " ' ' : '-'''' " ' ''
fBUICK, Model 43, $1875.00., F. 0. B. Asheville.
I ARBOGAST MOTOR CO.
Nos. 69 end 71 South Main St. ,
Two civil actions' were transferred
this morning from the Superior court
of Buncombe county to tho United
States District court for the western
district of North Carolina. These
were R. E. Russell vs. Champion
Fibre company, Frank Mitchell and
Erastus Cook, and H. R, McFee vs.
Champion Fibre company.
The suits were Instituted In Super
ior court only a few weeks ago and
are for (20,000 damages each, the
plaintiffs claiming this amount as the
result of alleged serious and perma
nent injuries received at the worl
the defendant company. .
defendants and plaintiffs are of differ
ent states, and for the further reason
that the amounts asked. In each ex
Among TIiom Handed Dmvn Today
, Are Throe From Mitchell
The Hotel Raleigh,
Raleigh, May 8.
Among the opinions handed down
this sftornonn by tho Supreme court
are the following: P. II. Abernathy
vs. South A Western railroad company
from Mitchell, no error; Job Murdock
vs. C. C. & O railroad ,from Mitchell,
no error; Gus Forney vs. Black Moun
tain railroad from Mitchell, affirmed.
Ohio Crowd Yell Willi Dellcht M the
lrrtillcnt Simula IMiiince
Portsmouth. O., May 8. "I'm up
against the h1I and I'm being hit,"
shouted President Taft In a speech
het- today. "I'm being hit below the
belt and I'm here to light."
The crowd yelled with delight.
"When I cm charged with belnR
under the Influence of the Interests I
hnv. m rlirht to fluht bnek and defend
Phfifio !77$vmy n,,niB ""d lno m ' the
1 llViil administration," said tho president,
Atchison 1053 106 J
Amer. Smelting ... 8!t 841
Atluntlc Coast Line 1391
Brooklyn Rapid Transit 821
Baltimore & Ohio.. f 109J 109
Amal. Copper ..... I ... . 80. 811
Canadian Pacific 256 256,
N. Y. Central . . . 118J 118,
Colorado Fuel & Iron... 27,
Chesapeake & Ohio 781 781
Erie 843 343
Consolidated Gas 143
Great Northern pfd .... 1313 1311
Illinois Central 125
Mo., Kans. & Tex 27S
Louisville & Nashville i. 1578
National Lead 66
Missouri Pacific 411 41
Norfolk & Western 1121
Northern Pacific 1191 119J
People's Gas 1071
Pennsylvania 1231 123j
Uock Island 27 26J
Itock Island pfd 54
Reading . 1701 174
Amer. Sugar Refining...' 130
Southern Pacillc 110. 110J
St. Paul 101 107
Southern Railway .... 271
Southern Railway pfd... 73 73J
Tennessee Copper 421
Union Pacific 1691 16911
U. 8. Steel 651 65
U. S. Steel pfd 110
Utah Copper 61 611
Wabash pfd .... 21
NEW YORK COTTOH.
May 11.33 11.30
July 113 11.44
August 1142 11.60
September 11.48 11.48
October 1155 11.61
December 11.66 11.71
January ... 1L61 1169
Spot 11.80. '
THE TEXAS RESULT
Texas Contest Between Taft and
Roosevelt Not Yet DcHnllely
,. Misses' Skirts
Tan and Gray Whip Cord
An exceptionally well tailored Misses' or small
"Woman's Skirt of the season's most wanted material,
whipcord, in tan and gray, at $3.98.
Silk Dresses at $6.98
For a few days we olT?r a number of Silk Dresses
the season's newest models, at $6.98.
lilack Serge and Panama Skirts; the best values in
the city, at $4.98e
Also others ranging in prwe from $1.50 up. , ; . . . . ..
Wash Dresses $1.25 up..- Linen Drosses $4.98 up.
Long Coats from $2.98 up. Suits, from $8.95 up. All
millinery hears big reduction.
Xew Shirt Waists at 98c. Silk Petticoats $2.98 up.
Gloves, Hosiery, Wash Fabrics, Silks, Corsets.
; Good shoes at reasonable prices.
Mothers, are you acquainted with our Poys' Cloth
ing Department? You can save money in your Poys'
Suits, shoes and Furnishings.
" "" " ' ,,... jnTrlC JTOwft THAT tArtl YOU HOMEy" t
THURSDAY, FRIDAY AND SATURDAY
Texas Hot Tomoly Girl
MONTGOMERY AND WARD
Comedians worth the while. ,
Amateur Night Friday Night
- Don't miss this, more fun than a circus.
Dallas, Tex., May l.-It will require
tho state convention, which meets
May 28, to decide between Taft and
Rooseve.lt on the Texas preference
for tire prefldimtlal nomination.
Roosevelt had a eubstantlal load
over Taft In the county convention
returns received this morning when
three-quarters of the ..'ountlcs had
been heard '.rom. "This morning's
figures were: Roosev.1l, f 2 state con
vention votes; Taft. 46; unlnstructed,
! 40; contested, 8,
This Afternoon and This Evening
Three Other Good Films
MISS NELLA BROWN
Will render a number of Vocal
A DEMBCMTIC TICKET
Light Vote Polled in Munici
pal Contest Lightning
Special to The Gazette-News.
Hendersonvllle, Mav 8. The demo
cratic ticket won in the election held
here jesterdny for town comnilssion
m - ,Thc candidates and their vote
wff as follows:
- Democratic J. C. Orr, 209; C. 8.
Wlllbrlght, 215; T. L. Durham. 218.
Republican W. J. Davis, 181; J. A.
Brock, 154; M1. T. Pace. 165.
, Tlte vote was light.
v : HoiiHe Struck l)r lightning.
Hendersonvllle was visited by a se
vere storm last night, when the house
of J. O. Morris was struck by light
ning. Fire started, but was soon ex
tinguished. None was Injured. A holt
also struck a tree near the residence
of Judge C. II- Pace and other damage
was done. ...
, Write lyric for the Springtime
Ii.vrle CmilcMt. The fJaaetle-NewM will
pay Hfly ecnln for every one accepted.
. 29 S. Main St.
Come and save $5 on
your New Suit.
$2 saved on Boys' Suit
29 S. Main St.
MUM'S AMI YOUTHS'
HIGH GRADE SUITS at
LOW GRADE PRICES
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