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k_ J cia, defeating the Austrian. They also claim that they are on the offensive in East Prussia. London censorship draws a veil over operations hut claims that Ciermanysc'avalry movement which threatened the Allies left wing has been repulsed. —:o:— NASSAU NEGROES IN HARD STRAITS ARE COMING HERE W*r Cauiti Closing of Indus trie* in Bahama lelande and Some Eight Thousand Negroe* Look Thia Way Although every boat that lias come to Miami from the Bahamas since the war broke out has been loaded "to the gunwales" with ne. groes, thereabout 8,000 yet to come before the season is over, declare boa tmen who operate schooners between the islands and the mainland. With the sisal industry gone. little doing in the Sponge fisheries, and the big lumber mills shut, flown, thousands of the negro pop. illation are without work, and consequently without money. The "Frances E." arrivd this morning with about 65 n-grors, and more would have been brought had not 24 members of the crew of the illfited ship, "Foxton Hall," en gaged berths upon the vessel The results of the great immigration of negroes to this section is being discussed upon the streets, and the general opinion is that negro labor will he cheaper this winter than in many years. The fact that the negroes ccming direct from the Island are not fa miliar with the way farming operations are carried on here will probably result in a second scale being established for them by the farmer, it.11 thought, as they will not be able to earn as much as help which is experienced. At ordinary labor about the city it is expected that they will be able to do as their fellows who hive been in thin country linger, and tint as a consequence Wine increased supply, the pi ice of nrtrtr will p down Several of the large owners of colored town property are panning to erect a number ..f new houses to take care of the in-reased population. —Miami Daily Metropolis %  Oct. ist, 10.14 Kerosene 1502 IN New 50 gallon GaIvank%  ed Iron Drums at l8cts per Gallon. In 10 gallon Cans at sorts per. Gallon. Drums and Cans returnable Full particulars at Ulli.e Frances E.," Nassau N. P C C. SAIJNDFRS THE STUBBORNNESS of the MULE is proverbial. Though not proverbial it is a well-known fact that millions of housewives who have tried SUNLIGHT SOAP stubbornly refuse to use any other. These housewives with SUNLIGHT SOAP as their ally, can look forward itsa to wash-day without dread, for they are assured of a quick despatch of all dirt. TRY IT IN YOUR £& NEXT WASH. BEST f£ s ; 762 Tet. We do not sell it. B UT we do sell and will, continue to sell Standard Oil Co. Gasoline. lest your Gasoline. We invite comparison with any in the City. Price 23eta. per gallon in 50 gallon Drums. Customers using 100 gals, or over per Month aoc. gallon. Watch our Notice for Kerosene in June. C. C. SAUNDERS Fresh Onion Seed FROM TFNFKII-TK AND NATIVE SEED CORN At Toote's, 40/} liny Street Shingles IVst No. 1 Heart 51'n. Cypres Shingles at f9.60per thousand of 20 bundles Discounts on lots of over 5000 shingles. Special Price also on cheaper grades -also 5111. Cypress at $6.73 per thousand of 20 bundles. This price made possible by a vtty large purchase. Fresh stock arriving every week. C. C. SAUNDERS. \1/IU.I.\\1S THE SHOE• V M \\ has just received* larger nss irtmem of LADIES. MISSES and GENTS SAMPLE BOOTS e.nd SHOES la ONE, TWO, AND THREE pair lots Tbe sizes for btdtfanre limited lu >}. 4 nd 4J Misses — 13. 1 and 2 (i>nt>(>, 6£ and 7 I lie Shoes having been sold William*, The Shoeman at a liberal discount, the principal disadvantage being the limited sizes, he is disposing of them at not lets the.n 20 par cent In** than the regular prices such grades Would he. His kind patrons and the general public will please take Special Not'cc of the above sizes mentioned and in rolling for them will sec for themselves that they are obtaining Real Bargain*. at WlllUma' Wholeaale and Retail Shoe Establishment 277, 279 Bay Street (Citv) Notice T HE public are notified that the Bahamas Timber Company, Limited have all the men that they need for the present and that any going there cannot expect to get work and are notified that there are no accomodations for them at the works. By order ARTHUR B. SUTTON. Agent September loth, 1414 W A. MATHER D UNDERTAKER ESIRKS to inform his friends and the Public that re has just received a complete outfn of facilities for the buisness of an undertalrer, which ptares him in a position to carry out Funerals that mav be entrusted to hjararn with system and despatch ; and respect fully solicits then patronage Get my Prices first and prove that these are the very lowest for thefirst class work. COCOANUTS BAHAMA ISLANDS I T is now possible for owners of land with fully bearing trees to prove its value and ob tain rents. For further particulars Apply to J. THEO. FARKINGT&J Nassau, N. I'., Ajent fur M Bahamas Produce MJWetirtg Company 139 C.optkall House 1 opthqll Avenue 3 Afo. London, h. C Johnson's Artistic Wood %  Finishes Johnaon'a Prepared Wax -a t moplete finish and polish foi ill furniture Wood v\ %  >rl< and t] %  .r %  > Johnaon'a Wood Dye f n tlir .irtistir colnriw of all wood, soft or hard Johnaon'a Vndr Lac .1 spirit finish, very much supr>mr to shellac *T varnish j Johnaon'a Tint Wood Fin ten lor a beautiful, artistic, hand ruMxal effete without the expense ol liihhinc, Johnaon'a Paete Wood Filler—for filling' the grain and puns of wood, preparing it for the finish i Johnaon'a Powdered W—for bal room floors, FOR. SALE BY Chas. E. Albury CANE SYRUP Can l>e had at T. M. Know Ies at 10s. stg. per Tin GOOD and THICK. Kast Hay St. 4" For Result Advertise in Thejribune ... ~



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ibnw Nullius addlctus (urare In verb* magletri. Being bound to wetvr to the Dogmca if no NblMr. VOL.X. Nassau. N. P., Bahamas, Monday, October 12,1914 No. 239 (0 0 w 0) 0} s OS L. OILBKRT DUPUCH, • Editor and Proprittor. OFFICE: 38-44 MARKET STREET Nassau, N. P., Bahamas P. O. BOX lrB PUBLISHED DAILY Monday, Wednesday and Fridaysingle copy \d Tuesday, Thursday and Saturdaysingle copy id Weekly 4 Jd Monthly i s. 41I Quarterly ... 4s. RalfYearly 8 s. Yearly 1 6s. PAYABLE IN ADVANCE Advertising Rates :Iiix pence per line for first insertion; three pence per line for second insertion ; and one penny per line for subsquent insertions. Advertisements under eight lines 4s. Publication began at 5.15 p. m. r. Mail Steamer Seguranca ariived in New York at one o'clock this morning. —:o: — + Latest War News RADIOGRAMS OFFICIAL London 10th Governor, Bahamas, October toth. War Office announces that the Belgians were forced to evacuate Antwerp yesterday The Admiralty announces that Commander Spenser Grey with Lieut Marix and Sippe attacked Dnsseldorf airship shed with bombs and destroyed aZepplin, all three officer! safe but aeroplane lost. HARCOURT. October 12th, 1914. GOVERNMENT PRESS Antwerp supposed to be the strongest fortress in the world has Mien inlo the hands of the Gr mans after a siege of eleven days. The defendants fought to the last and finally fired shells into thecity setting it on fire in many places. The death rol! is enormous. The British Admiralty announces that the British participated in the defense of Antwerp Three naval brigades were sent there last week, the behavior of the troops ia the trenches was splendid. French reports say that the Allies have maintained their position against violent German attacks. Cavalry is still engaged on the Belgian border, the French trying to work round the other. There is not an inch of ground that does not show the character of the battle. The Germans will now take the force from Belgium to reinforce their right wing. Paris reports vigorous German assaults on their left were repulsed. The situation is satisfactory. Fighting in Fast Prussia is still stubborn, the Russians apparently progressing slowly. A battle is anticipated in Western Poland. Przemysl still holds out though further forts have fallen. Russia announces that secrecy will be maintained relative to military operations having to do with the impending fighting in Poland. Vienna reports that the Russian advance against Przemysl hasteen checked. Portugal is hourly expected to declare war, fighting on the side of the Allies, King Charles of Roumania is dead. It is believed that he was assassinated on account of his refusal to fight Germany. It is reported^ that the Servian capital has been moved from Nish. October 12th, 1914. GOVERNMENT PRESS Scores of bombs were dropped into Paris by German aviators killing three civilians and wounding fourteen others. French airmen finally diove them away. Cholera is reported to be spreading over the entire dual monarchy. The Germans are reported to be marching swiftly on Ostend intend iug lo capture the King, Queen and other officials of Belgium. The queen is said to have gone to Fngland. Censorship has been increased since the fall of Antwerp. French announcements of the battles in France sav that the Allies hive htld their positions everywnere and that the German cavalry attempting to envelod their left wing were defeated. Part of the Antwerp garrison and two thousand British naval volunteers are said to be interned in Holland until the end of the war. Antwerp is reported quiet. The city was not damaged as much as was thought by the German bombardment. Reports say that the heavier German guns used at Antwerp have been sent to France to bombard the Verdun forts which are offering such strong resistance to the Germans. The Russian general staff is silent on the battles in Galicia and Poland though Austrian reports say that the second Russian attack on Przemysl has been repulsed. The Montenegrans report victory over the Austrians in Bosnia, Turks are reported to be act he in Syria, Palestine and Northern Arabia. American Red Cross Corps reinforced by Russian nurses will leave Petrograd Tuesday or Wednesday for Kiev to take charge of a hospital. They are being given a warm welcome in Russia. Accounts of the fighting in PicCard* say that the Allies repulsed and drove back the Germans. French military officials attach little importance to the fall of Antwerp except that it will prolong the war. Germans annouce that the property of citizens of Antwerp wi|J be protected and that they may return to their vocations. Two Austrian torpedo boats have been reported sunk by the Allies fleet off the Dalmatian coast. Their crews were rescued. PICKED UP The Germans have warned the citizens of Antwerp that any dis. order will result in the destruction of the beautiful city. Berlin announces its purpose to use Antwerp as a sea base against England, uing mines and submarines. Russia reports that they have succeeded in separating the German and Austrian armies in Gali


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Nullius addlctus (urare In verb* magletri.
Being bound to wetvr to the Dogmca if no NblMr.
VOL.X.
Nassau. N. P., Bahamas, Monday, October 12,1914
No. 239
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s
OS
L. OILBKRT DUPUCH,
Editor and Proprittor.
OFFICE: 38-44 MARKET STREET
Nassau, N. P., Bahamas
P. O. BOX lrB
PUBLISHED DAILY
Monday, Wednesday and Friday-
single copy ......... \d
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday-
single copy......... id
Weekly ............ 4Jd
Monthly ............is. 41I
Quarterly........ ... 4s.
RalfYearly............8s.
Yearly ............16s.
PAYABLE IN ADVANCE
Advertising Rates :- Iiix pence per line
for first insertion; three pence per line
for second insertion ; and one penny per
line for subsquent insertions.
Advertisements under eight lines 4s.
Publication began at 5.15 p. m.
r.

Mail Steamer Seguranca ariived
in New York at one o'clock this
morning.
:o:
+
Latest War News
RADIOGRAMS
OFFICIAL
London 10th
Governor,
Bahamas,
October toth. War Office an-
nounces that the Belgians were
forced to evacuate Antwerp yester-
day
The Admiralty announces that
Commander Spenser Grey with
Lieut Marix and Sippe attacked
Dnsseldorf airship shed with
bombs and destroyed aZepplin, all
three officer! safe but aeroplane
lost. HARCOURT.
October 12th, 1914.
GOVERNMENT PRESS
Antwerp supposed to be the
strongest fortress in the world has
Mien inlo the hands of the Gr
mans after a siege of eleven days.
The defendants fought to the last
and finally fired shells into thecity
setting it on fire in many places.
The death rol! is enormous.
The British Admiralty announces
that the British participated in the
defense of Antwerp Three naval
brigades were sent there last week,
the behavior of the troops ia the
trenches was splendid.
French reports say that the Allies
have maintained their position
against violent German attacks.
Cavalry is still engaged on the Bel-
gian border, the French trying to
work round the other. There is
not an inch of ground that does not
show the character of the battle.
The Germans will now take the
force from Belgium to reinforce
their right wing.
Paris reports vigorous German
assaults on their left were repulsed.
The situation is satisfactory.
Fighting in Fast Prussia is still
stubborn, the Russians apparently
progressing slowly.
A battle is anticipated in
Western Poland. Przemysl still
holds out though further forts have
fallen.
Russia announces that secrecy
will be maintained relative to
military operations having to do
with the impending fighting in
Poland.
Vienna reports that the Russian
advance against Przemysl hasteen
checked.
Portugal is hourly expected to
declare war, fighting on the side of
the Allies,
King Charles of Roumania is
dead. It is believed that he was as-
sassinated on account of his re-
fusal to fight Germany.
It is reported^ that the Servian
capital has been moved from Nish.
October 12th, 1914.
GOVERNMENT PRESS
Scores of bombs were dropped into
Paris by German aviators killing
three civilians and wounding four-
teen others.
French airmen finally diove
them away.
Cholera is reported to be spread-
ing over the entire dual monarchy.
The Germans are reported to be
marching swiftly on Ostend intend
iug lo capture the King, Queen
and other officials of Belgium. The
queen is said to have gone to Fng-
land.
Censorship has been increased
since the fall of Antwerp.
French announcements of the
battles in France sav that the
Allies hive htld their positions
everywnere and that the German
cavalry attempting to envelod
their left wing were defeated.
Part of the Antwerp garrison
and two thousand British naval
volunteers are said to be interned
in Holland until the end of the
war.
Antwerp is reported quiet. The
city was not damaged as much as
was thought by the German bom-
bardment.
Reports say that the heavier
German guns used at Antwerp
have been sent to France to bom-
bard the Verdun forts which are
offering such strong resistance to
the Germans.
The Russian general staff is si-
lent on the battles in Galicia and
Poland though Austrian reports
say that the second Russian at-
tack on Przemysl has been repul-
sed.
The Montenegrans report victory
over the Austrians in Bosnia,
Turks are reported to be act he
in Syria, Palestine and Northern
Arabia.
American Red Cross Corps
reinforced by Russian nurses will
leave Petrograd Tuesday or Wed-
nesday for Kiev to take charge of
a hospital.
They are being given a warm wel-
come in Russia.
Accounts of the fighting in Pic-
Card* say that the Allies repulsed
and drove back the Germans.
French military officials attach
little importance to the fall of Ant-
werp except that it will prolong the
war.
Germans annouce that the pro-
perty of citizens of Antwerp wi|J
be protected and that they may
return to their vocations.
Two Austrian torpedo boats have
been reported sunk by the Allies
fleet off the Dalmatian coast. Their
crews were rescued.
PICKED UP
The Germans have warned the
citizens of Antwerp that any dis.
order will result in the destruction
of the beautiful city.
Berlin announces its purpose to
use Antwerp as a sea base against
England, uing mines and sub-
marines.
Russia reports that they have
succeeded in separating the Ger-
man and Austrian armies in Gali-


k____________J______
cia, defeating the Austrian. They
also claim that they are on the of-
fensive in East Prussia.
London censorship draws a veil
over operations hut claims that
Ciermanysc'avalry movement which
threatened the Allies left wing has
been repulsed.
:o:
NASSAU NEGROES
IN HARD STRAITS
ARE COMING HERE
W*r Cauiti Closing of Indus trie*
in Bahama lelande and Some
Eight Thousand Negroe*
Look Thia Way
Although every boat that lias
come to Miami from the Bahamas
since the war broke out has been
loaded "to the gunwales" with ne.
groes, thereabout 8,000 yet to come
before the season is over, declare
boa tmen who operate schooners be-
tween the islands and the main-
land. With the sisal industry gone.
little doing in the Sponge fisher-
ies, and the big lumber mills shut,
flown, thousands of the negro pop.
illation are without work, and
consequently without money.
The "Frances E." arrivd this
morning with about 65 n-grors, and
more would have been brought had
not 24 members of the crew of the
illfited ship, "Foxton Hall," en
gaged berths upon the vessel The
results of the great immigration of
negroes to this section is being dis-
cussed upon the streets, and the
general opinion is that negro labor
will he cheaper this winter than in
many years.
The fact that the negroes ccming
direct from the Island are not fa
miliar with the way farming opera-
tions are carried on here will prob-
ably result in a second scale being
established for them by the farmer,
it.11 thought, as they will not be
able to earn as much as help which
is experienced. At ordinary labor
about the city it is expected that
they will be able to do as their fel-
lows who hive been in thin country
linger, and tint as a consequence
Wine increased supply, the pi ice of
nrtrtr will p down
Several of the large owners of
colored town property are panning
to erect a number ..f new houses to
take care of the in-reased popula-
tion. '
Miami Daily Metropolis
Oct. ist, 10.14
Kerosene
1502
IN New 50 gallon GaIvank-
ed Iron Drums at l8cts
per Gallon.
In 10 gallon Cans at sorts
per. Gallon.
Drums and Cans returnable
Full particulars at Ulli.e
Frances E.," Nassau N. P
C C. SAIJNDFRS
THE STUBBORNNESS
of the Mule is proverbial. Though not proverbial
it is a well-known fact that millions of housewives
who have tried Sunlight Soap stubbornly refuse
to use any other. These housewives with
SUNLIGHT
SOAP
as their ally, can look forward
itsa
to wash-day without dread,
for they are assured of a
quick despatch of all dirt.
TRY IT IN YOUR &
NEXT WASH.
BEST fs; 762
Tet. We do not sell it.
BUT we do sell and will,
continue to sell
Standard Oil Co.
Gasoline. lest your Gaso-
line. We invite comparison
with any in the City.
Price 23eta. per gallon in
50 gallon Drums. Customers
using 100 gals, or over per
Month aoc. gallon.
Watch our Notice for Ker-
osene in June.
C. C. SAUNDERS
Fresh Onion Seed
FROM TFNFKII-TK
AND NATIVE SEED CORN
At Toote's, 40/} liny Street
Shingles
IVst No. 1 Heart 51'n. Cypres
Shingles at f9.60per thou-
sand of 20 bundles
Discounts on lots of over
5000 shingles.
Special Price
also on cheaper grades -also
5111. Cypress at $6.73 per
thousand of 20 bundles. This
price made possible by a vtty
large purchase.
Fresh stock arriving every
week.
C. C. SAUNDERS.
\1/IU.I.\\1S THE SHOE-
V m \\ has just received*
larger nss irtmem of
LADIES. MISSES and GENTS
SAMPLE BOOTS e.nd SHOES
la ONE, TWO, AND THREE
pair lots
Tbe sizes for btdtfanre limited
lu >}. 4 nd 4J
Misses 13. 1 and 2
(i>nt>- (>, 6 and 7
I lie Shoes having been sold
William*, The Shoeman
at a liberal discount, the princi-
pal disadvantage being the
limited sizes, he is disposing
of them at
not lets the.n 20 par cent In** than
the regular prices such
grades Would he.
His kind patrons and the gen-
eral public will please take
Special Not'cc
of the above sizes mentioned
and in rolling for them will
sec for themselves that they
are obtaining Real Bargain*.
at
WlllUma' Wholeaale and Retail
Shoe Establishment
277, 279 Bay Street (Citv)
Notice
THE public are notified
that the Bahamas Tim-
ber Company, Limited have
all the men that they
need for the present and that
any going there cannot
expect to get work and are
notified that there are no ac-
comodations for them at the
works.
By order
ARTHUR B. SUTTON.
Agent
September loth, 1414
W A. MATHER
D UNDERTAKER
ESIRKS to inform his friends
and the Public that re has
just received a complete outfn of
facilities for the buisness of an un-
dertalrer, which ptares him in a
position to carry out Funerals that
mav be entrusted to hjararn with
system and despatch ; and respect
fully solicits then patronage Get
my Prices first and prove that these
are the very lowest for thefirst class
work.
COCOANUTS
BAHAMA ISLANDS
IT is now possible for owners
of land with fully bearing
trees to prove its value and ob
tain rents.
For further particulars
Apply to
J. THEO. FARKINGT&J
Nassau, N. I'.,
Ajent fur m
Bahamas Produce MJWetirtg
Company
139 C.optkall House
1 opthqll Avenue
3 Afo. London, h. C

Johnson's
Artistic Wood *
Finishes
Johnaon'a Prepared Wax -a tmo-
plete finish and polish foi ill furniture
Wood v\ >rl< and t] .r>
Johnaon'a Wood Dye f n tlir .irtistir
colnriw of all wood, soft or hard
Johnaon'a Vndr Lac .1 spirit
finish, very much supr>mr to shellac *t
varnish
j Johnaon'a Tint Wood Fin ten lor a
beautiful, artistic, hand ruMxal effete
without the expense ol liihhinc,
, Johnaon'a Paete Wood Fillerfor
filling' the grain and puns of wood,
preparing it for the finish
i Johnaon'a Powdered Wfor bal
room floors,
FOR. SALE BY
' Chas. E. Albury
CANE SYRUP
Can l>e had at T. M. Know Ies
at 10s. stg. per Tin
GOOD and THICK.
Kast Hay St. 4"
For Result
Advertise in
Thejribune
...,~-


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