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Jury Return "Verdict Of Not
Guilty In Hard Fought
JUDGE GIVES GOOD ADVICE
Ugres Sam Small And Berkley
Harker To Be Better
Before Small and Harker were re
leased from custody Judge O. H.
Allen had a heart-to-heart talk with
jthem in which he warned them again' t
evil companions, late hours and urged
them to keep "the straight and nar
row path" in their walk through life.
Jusk before the close of the day's
session Charles Spencer, colored, charg
ed with the murder of Alice Hargett,
colored, -on the night of December
26, 1912, was brought into coart and
formerly presented. The solicitor i:
only asking for a second degree ver
diet in this case and Spencer entered
a plea ot not guilty, ine aeienaant
is represented bv J. Leon Williams
and the case will be taken up this
Yesterday's . session of . Craven
County Superior Court was taken up
almost entirely with the case in which M
Sam Small and Berkley G, Harker,
w,hitc youths of this city, were charged
with the larceny of several boxes of
tobacco from the Norfolli, Southern
This case was begun on' the
previous day and was hard fought
by both 'the attorneys for the pros
ecution and also counsel for the de
fense. A large number of witnesses were
placed on the stand and the taking
of evidence consumed considerable
time. The arguments were begun
yesterday afternoon just after court
had taken a recess and these contin
ued until about 4:30 o'clock and it
was at bast S o'clcok before the jury
were given the case. After being out
for more than an hour they returned
a verdict of not guilty.
WANTS BECKER TO
HAVE NEW TRIAL
BRIEFS I II. El) WITH SUPREME
COURT JUSTICE GOFF
New York, June 11. Briefs were
filed with Supreme Court Justice Goff
yesterday outlining the contentions
of Joseph A. Shay, who has made
application for a new trial for frormcr
Police-Lieutenant Charles Becker, con
victed of the murder of Herman Ros
enthal, and by District-Attorney Whit
man, who' is opposing the move.
Mr. Shay's brief followed the outline
Children Cry for Fletcher's
lTe Kind You Havo Alwn vs Bought, and which has been
in use for over 80 yea, has home the signature ot
j ami has been made under his per-
1 iTP sonal supervision since its infancy.
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AJBCountcrlcits, Imitations and "Just-as-good " are but
Experiments that trifle with and endanger tlio bcaltn ot
Infants and Children Experience aga) nst Experiment.
What is CASTORIA
Castoria is a harmless substitute for Castor Oil, Pnr
rorlc. Drops and Soothing Syrups. It is pleasant. IC
tontrlhs neither Opium, Morphine nor other Narcotie
snhstance. Its 'ago is its guarantee. It destroys Worms
and nllay3 Feverlshness. For more than thirty years it
has been f i constant use for the relief of Constipation,
Flatulency, Wind Colic, all Teething Troubles and
Ditu-rhoaa. It regulates the Stomach ard Bowels,
assimilates the Food, giving healthy and natural sleep.
The Cuil Iron's Panacea The Mother's Friend. t
GENUINE CASTORIA ALWAYS
rBears the Signature of
of the oral argument which he made to
the Justice last week. He laid the
strongest emphasis on the contention
that he has discovered new evidence
to show that Sam Schepp was an ac
complice, and that Becker was not
present in Forty-second street at a time
when he is alleged to have had a con
versation there with Jack Rose.
Assistant Di.-trict-Attorncy Rubin
prepared the reply, which took up in
detail and carefully analyzed Mr. Shay's
twenty affidavits and seven statements.
Mr. Rubin contended that each of the
affidavits might be brought under one
of the following heads, which would
preclude its acceptance by the court
as newly discovered evidence.
1. That it was not newly discovered.
ti That iti was cumulative.
3. That it was contradictory of other'
statements made by the same witness.
4. That it was not calculated to
change the verdict if presented to a
Mr. Rubin presented statements
whicli directly contradicted many of
those made by the new witnesses
MAN WENT OFF WITH AN
OTHER'S WIFE IN DECEM
BER, BOTH MURDERED.
1 The Kind Yon Have Always Bought
i rw v.- flft Vmn
In Use cof Over 30 Years
TOt W.TMIS CO..-SK. TT UHIPIT tlWIT. miw TWtm em.
Ironton, Ohio, June 11. The iden
tity of the man whose body was found
alongside that of a fashionably dressed
woman near Russell, Ky., was estab
lished when George Steele rccoe;inzcd
it as that of his father, George Steele,
Sr., of this county.
This has led the authorities to be
ievc thai the body of the woman is
that of Mrs. Andrew Forrest of La
Grange, Ohio, as she was last seen
with Steele crossing to the Kentucky
shore in December, 14, 1912.
The man's over coat and the woman's
furs were thrown over the bodies.
while the man's head was resting, on
the arm of the woman.
Both Steele and Mrs. Forrest were
prominent in this section and their
simultaneous departure last December
caused a flurry in social circles here. '
Forrest filed suit for divorce against
his wife, charging that she eloped with
A coroner's jury returned a verdict
that the body of the Woman was that
of Mrs. Forrest and that she and Steele
were murdered by a party or parties
unknown. It was found that the ..lan'i
skull was crushed in several places
and that he hae been shot through the
side, while the skull of the woman
had been shattered. The mail's watch
and quite a large sum of money he is
saidto have had when he disappeared
were missing. His pocket book was
found on the body, but it was empty.
Steele was 46 years of aje and the
fatherjof 12 children. Mrs. Forrest
was 34jyears old.
Despite the inclemency of the weather
the Sunday school of All StuBts'a Epis
copal chapel picniced yefterday at
Ghent park. There were about seventy
five members of the schocl together
with their mothers, brothers and sis
ters participating in the event and
in the estimation of all the event
was one of themost pleasant ever
participated in by them.
Bakes it light and
crisp in a slow,
steady oven and
a cool, comfortable
Bakes, broils, roasts and toasts.
The New Perfection Oil
Cook-stoveiis cleaner than
a coal or wood range.
Cheaper than gas. Cooks
everything as well as either.
Burns kerosene, the clean
est, handle fuel.
No coal ortathct to cany.
No loot No imoke. No dust
, The new 4-burner Perfection 1
Stove cooks a whole meal at once
with the least expense, trouble
and discomfort. Indicator shows
just how much oil is in font.
Smaller stoves with 1, 2 or 3
Ask your dealer to show you aN
New , Perfection with patent
broiler and other accessories, or
write for descriptive circular to
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FOR FLETCHER S .
Neither dies it pay to crow over ua
sp lied milk.
ULCERS AND SKIN TROUBLES.
If you are suffering with any old, run
ning or fever sores, ulcers, boils, eczema
or other skin troubles, get a box of
Bucklen's Arnica Salve and you will
get j-elief promptly. Mrs. Bruce Jones,
of Birmingham, Ala., suffered from an
ugly ulcer for nine nomths and Buck
len's Arnica Salve cured her in two weeks
Will help you. Only 25c. Recommend
ed by all dealers. (Adv.)
Trying to be a good citizen has made
many a man unpopular.
BEST LAXATIVE FOR THE AGED.
Old men and women feel the need of a
laxative more than young folks, but it
must be safe and harmless and one
which will not cause pain. Dr. King's
New Life Pills are especially good ofr
the aged, for they act promptly and
easily. Price 25c. Recommended by
all dealers. (Adv.)
The aeroplane chauffeur hasn't any
thing on the flight of time.
should be thoroughly masticated and
insalivated. Then when you have a
fullness of the stomach or feel dull
and stupid after eating, take one of
Chamberlain's Tablets. Many severe
cases of stomach trouble and consti
pation havs been cured by the use of
these tablets. They are easy to take
and most agreeable in effect. Sold by
all dealers (Adv.)
If a woman ever does find her ideal
man she almost invariably discovers
that some other woman has a prior
claim on him.
STOMACH TROUBLE. "
Many remarkablefcures of stomach
troubles have been effected by Cham
berlain's Tablets. One man who had
spent over two thousand dollars for
medicine and treatment was cured by
a few boxes of these tablets. Price,
25 cents. For sale by all dealers. (Adv).
No Gussie throwing rice after brides
is not a Chinese custom, the Chinese
take better care of their rice.
Any mother who has had experience
with this distressing ailment will be
pleased to know that a cure may be
effected by applying Chamberlain's
Salve as soon as the child is done nurs
ing. Wipe it off with a soft cloth be
fore allowing the babe to nurse. Many
trained nurses use this salve with best
results. For sale by all dealers. (Adv.)
If your subscription is due
please let us have your check,
post-office or express money
order for same at once.
E. J. LAND PRINTINGCO.
Just the same, it's a poor rule that,
refuses to work our way.
QUICK RELIEF FOR RHEUMA
TISM. George W. Koous, Lawton, Mich.,
says: ''Dr. Detcheon's Relief for Rheu
matism has given my wife wonderful
benefit for rheumatism. She eoufd
not lift hand or foot, and had to be lifted
for two months. She began the use of
ftie remedy and improved rapidly.
On Monday she could not move and
on Wednesday she got up, dressed her
self and walked out for breakfast."
Sold by Bradham Drug Co. (Adv.)
Bryan may launch his dreadnaughts
Friendship and Fellowship, but the
boys on the outside are for putting out
a few ambassadorships and postmaster-ships.
"Seek and ye shall find," but not
necessarily the political office desired.
CHAMBERLAIN'S COLIC .CHOL
ERA AND DIARRHOEA REMEDY
Every family without exception
should keep this preparation at hand
during the hot weather of the summer
months. Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera
and Diarrhoea Remedy is worth many
times its cost when needed and is al
most certain to be needed before the
summer is oyer. It has no superior
for the purposes for which it is intended.
Bay it now. For sale by all dealers.
The Standard Oil Co., is going to
divide $60,000,000 among themselves.
Cheap people are looking for some
thing cheaper than themselves.
The constant itching, burning, red
ness, rash and disagreeable effects of
eczema, tetter, salt rheum, itch, piles
and irritating skin eruptions can be
readily cured and the skin made clear
and smooth with Dr. Hobson's Eczema
Ointment. Mr. J. C. Eveland, of Bath,
III., says: "I had eczema twenty-
five years and had tried everything.
All failed. When I found Dr. Hobson's
Eczema Ointment I found a cure."
This ointment is the formula of a phy
sician and has been in use for years
not an experiment. That is why we
can guarantee it. All druggists, or by
mail. Price 50c. Pfeiffer Chemical
Co., Philadelphia and St. Louis.
CAN'T KEEP IT SECRET.
The splendid work of Chamberlain's
Tablets .is daily becoming more widely
known. No such grand remedy for
stomach and liver troubles has ever been
known. Sold by all dealers. (Adv.)
Every dog has his day, and every
rooster takes the morning for his very
Occasionally a woman can tell a man
what she thinks of him without think
ing very hard.
MOST, CHILDREN HAVE WORMS
Many mothers think their children
are suffering from indigestion, headache.
nervousness weakness costiveness, when
they are victims of that most common of
all children's ailments worms. Peevish
ill-tempered, fretful children, who toss
and grind their teeth, with bad breath
and colicky pains, have all the symp
toms of having worms, and should be
given Kickapoo Worm Killer, a pleas
ant candy lozenge, which expels worms,
rcgulat8 the bowels, tones up the sys
tem, and makes children well and hap
py. Kickapoo Worm Killer it guaran
teed. All drgugists, or by mail. Price
25c. Kickapoo Indian Medicine Co.,
Philadelphia and Louis. (Adv.)
The Lord pays nore attention to a
sunt prayer from the heart than' to a
I ng one from the lips.
for Infants and Collins.
The Kind Yoy Havt Atways Bht
And many a man's idea of being
stylishly dressed is to wear necktie
that would start a riot at a funeral.
TAKE PLENTY OF TIME TO EAT
There is a saying that "rapid eating
is slow suicide." If you have formed
the habit of eating too rapidly you are
most likely suffering from indigestion or
constipation, whhh will result event
ually in serious illness unless corrected.
Digestion begins in tat mouth. Food
on't neglect the baby's health by keeping it cooped up at home he w
c wonderfully if you will give him a daily outing in the bright su s hin e
nd what you save in medicine and doctor's bills will more than pay or on-
jhese d linty go carts or carriages. We have just received an assorted ship!
mei of Keed body carnages, made oi selected uermart reed, with nair hi lea
sstons. livery carnage is made with the best steel gears and cushion truD
the most substantial made. We have them ranging in prices 2 in
J.S.Miller Furniture Co.
99-101 MIDDLE STREET, PHONE 229.
Jupiter Pluvius seems to be the only
man on the water job.
SHAKE OFF YOUR RHEUMATISM.
Now is the time to get rid oi your
rheumatism. Try a twenty-five- cent
bottle of Chamberlain's Liniment and
see how quickly your rheumatic pains
disappear. Sold by all dealers. (Adv )
SALE OF VALUABLE TOWN LOTS
By virtue of a power invested in
me by a judgment of the superior
court of Craven county, in the case
of Morris vs. Clark, which judgment
is recorded in the office of the Clerk
of the superior court of Craven county
in Book I of the judgment docket
and being numbered on said docket
8911, I will sell to the highest bid
der for cash at the court house door
in New Bern, N. C, on Modnay the
7th day of July at 12 o'clock M. all
the real estate described in said judg
ment, and directed by said judgment
to be sold by me for the purposes
set out in said judgemnt consisting
of Sixty Five lots according to a plot
duly recorded In the offic of the
register of deeds of Craven county in
Book 161 Page 571 to which refer.
For any further information apply
to W. D. Mclver or R. B. Nixon or
to the undersigned.
This 6th day of June 1913.
W. R. BARRINGTON,
R. B. NIXON, Atty.
Wood sawyer and logging
men at good wages. Pay
every Saturday. Comfortable
quarters. Apply to East Car
olina Lumber Co. at Carolina
City. Pamlico county, near
Olympia, N. C.
Stop at The-
While In Norfolk, M Main Street
Z. V. lAEsUNOTON, Proprietor
Rates. tl-M Day; W M Week.
Hot aad Cold Baths, Nice, Clean, Airy
Sneclal Attention to Traveling
Men. aad Eacnrsloa Parties Home
Buy your Field Peas now. Our stock is
tine, sound and clean, $2.00 per bu. Also
fine M. Y. Soy Beans at $1.60 per bushel.
Just received a car of fresh Sugar Horse
and Cow Feed. Order your supply now
also Hay, Oats, Corn, Hulls, Meal, Etc.
BURRUS & CO.
NEW BERN, N. C.
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ay, orn, Oats, Bran, Hominy,
AND ALL KINDS OF FEED. HIGH GRADE CORN MEAL.
SEED A AND ED RYE. MUCK FOR SALE
Mall Orders Given Careful Attention.
Lower Middle Street, New Bern, N. C.
When in Maret For
Horses, Mules, Buggies
Wagons and Harness see
orif t nrirsvil.l.F.. N. C.
Fine Kentucky Horses and Mules on hand at all timet
TERMS REASONABLE. SEE ME