Nulliue addictue lurare in verb* maglatrl.
Being bound to tw.r to the Dogma* if no Master.
Nmhu, N. P., Bahamaa. Friday. September 1. 1914
L. OILBKKT DUPUCH.
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Be of Good Cheer
While we await newa that will
make future hiatory. let ue remem-
ber proudly, but without vain-
glory. England'a record on Five
Continents and on the Seven Seae.
In the montha of Auguat and Sep-
Sept. 18,Quebec surrendered to
General Townshend 1789.
Java captured 1811.
The Sub-Committee appointed
by the War elief Committee are
now ready to take the names of
men of the Bahamas who are will-
ing t Volunteer f"r seivice in MIS
tXJESIY'S NAVY during the
The rommandant's Office Ml the
Barrack* will I* open every day
from now on till the end of the
8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
where, the games and addresses of
all those who desire to volunteer
will be registered and where all in-
formation that it is at present pos-
sible to give will be given.
NOW IS THE TIME TO SHOW
YOUR LOYALTY TO YOUR
KING AND COUNTRY
The Motor "Frances E." arrived
from Miami this afternoon with
mails and passengers.
N.B.Plant. Reets Egyp-
tian, Eclipse, Electric, etc.
Plant Turnips. Snow Ball,
Purple Top, White Globe.
Latest War News
September 18 1914.
London 17, 1914.
September 17th. Following from
Press Bureau: Russian official re-
ports state that rout of Austrian
army in Galicia is complete.
Full details have not yet been re-
ceived, but the Austrian losses since
the taking of Lemberg are estimat
ed at 250.000 killed and wounded
and loo.uou prisoners.
400 guns, many colours and a
vast quantity of stores were also
The Germans tried desperately to
save the Austrian army hut failed
completely, losing at one point 36
pieces of artillery, and at another
point severnl dozen pieces of siege
The submarine E. 9. returned
safely after having torpedoed a
German cruise' believed to be the
riel.i, six miles south of Heligo-
September 18th 1914.
Lord Kitchener has made an of-
ficial statement as to what the
British army is doing to assist the
The Germans have been compelled
to retire after occupying Tremonde.
A Paris official statement says
that the general situation is
Another great battle, more vital
than any other, is in progress on
the line from the Noyon region on
the Oise, northeast of Paris, to the
Meuse River, north of the Verdun
The German cruiser Emder is re-
ported to have sunk five British
steamers off the Indian coast. All
of the passengers were saved.
The British training ship Fish-
guard 2nd foundered in a gale in
the English Channel and 21 of her
Agitation grows that Italy throw
off her neutrality and enter the
Fighting continues in Belgium
with indecisive results.
British Board of Trade is em-
powered to seize any article of
commerce unreasonably withheld
from the market, paying a fair
price for the same.
The French hospital service has
been instructed to take proper care
of all German prisoners and woun-
ded left behind by the German
An American-Japanese alliance
was suggested at a dinner of the
Japanese Association in Tokio.
gests informally that the United
States obtain from the allies the
terms upon which peace can be
Special toThe Nassau Guardian.
New York. Sept. 18.
Terrific fighting still continues
from the River Oise to the River
Meuse. There is at pieent li I tie;
change in the situation.
The (ieiman right has been
strongly re-inforcel and the centre
is entrenching in the" vicinity of
The Austrians are evacuating
Galicia in full flight.
Great Britain is preparing fqr a
By Wireless from Key West: The
storm has passed inland to Georgia
and will lose intensity.
Storm warnings are ordered down
The Honourable H. I. C. Brown*
the colored Registrar of the Supreme
Court of Jamaica, has been appoint-
ed to act as Judge of the Kingston
Court, Another colored man, Dr.
Lanson Gifford has been appointed
to act as Superintending Medical
Officer and Chairman of the Quar-
antine Board of Kingston^ and
Chairman of the Board of Health.
The Crisis. New York, Sept. 1914
Under the Patronage of His
Excellency the Governor
WE would inform all who appreciate a Good Smoke that we now
have on hand an extensive Stock of HAVANA CIGARS. W
guarantee our brand to be made of the finest Havana and Sumatra
wrappers, and Havana Fillers throughout.
These Cigars are manufactured on our premises by skilled workmen
and great pains are taken to produce an article of superior quality.
The success we have met with in the past leads us confidently to ex-
pect the patronage of connoiseurs.
J. L. SUNDERS h Co.
Is. 3d., Is. & 6d.
floors open 7.30
Commences M 8.15
A Hoc Finish.
Bred in the Bone.
In Two Paris
Cupid's Close Shave.
The whole of the proceeds j
from the sale of seats on the j
above occasion will be given
war relief fund
The Public art requested
to fill the Theatre
BOX OFFICE open FRIDAY
Morning for BOOKING bstwoen
10 and 12
Fresh Onion Seed
At Toote's, 49 9 Day Street
"NEW NATIONAL" <&
FOR SALE BY
CHAS. E. ALBURY
The Vogue, and the
Au Bon Marche
[Removed to Bay St vcet one
door West of Black's)
Have received per S. S. "Cama
A large shipment of ladies
Black, White and Coloured
Straw Hats, New York latest
styles a few, choice, ready to
wear. White and Cream Chiffon
Satin. Shadow laces and In
sertions. White Ratine, double
width at as. Another lot of yjd.
Crepes, White Figured Cudroy
at 6d. White checked Crepes
at Gd. White, Black, Pink,
Blue, Cream, Purple and Green
Satin. White Cotton Goods.
Cambric at 6d, Maclapollam
at lod. Nansooks at gd., is., is.
3d Drills 6d., gd. is.
August 29th 1914.
W A. MATHER
DESIRES to inform his friends
and the Public that I e has
just received a complete outfit of
facilities for the buisness of an un-
dertaker, which places him in a
position to carry out Funerals that
may be entrusted to his care with
system and despatch ; and respect
fully solicits trail patronage Get
my Prices first and prove that these
are the very lowest for thefirst class
IT has been said that Mic
Doctors of Nassau sav that
I'ure Fresh Milk is unobtainable
I hereby invite any Doctor in
Nassau to come up *.o my Dairy
anil show wherein the milk sup-
plied by me is in anyway im-
T. M. KNOWLES
This is to inform the public
thutif any person or persons
are found trespassing onjmy lot of
land situate on Forbes Hill in
the Island of Little Exuma, they
will be dealt with according to
Forbes Hill, Little Exuma
July 23rd 1914.
Best No. 1 Heart 51 n.tJjpres
Shingles at .$9.60 per IhotiS'
sand of 20 bundles
Discounts on lots of over
also on cheaper gradesalso
5in. Cypress at 6.72 per
thousand of 20 bundles. This
price made possible by a very
Fresh stock arriving every
C. C. SAUNDERS.
Test. We do not sell it.
BUT we do sell and will,
continue to sell
Standard Oil Co.
Gasoline. Test your Gaso-
line. We invite comparison
with any in the City.
Price 22cts. per gallon in
50 gallon Drums. Customers
using 100 gals, or ouAprr
Month 20c. gallon.
Watch our Not ire for Ker-
osene in June.
C. C. SAUNDERS
Per S. S. "Santiago."
Eresb Now Potatoes (Irish)
Selling at 4 cents Per lb.
Medium Size Onions at
8 Cents Per lb.
Baker's Cocoa tins
at is. Each
Baker's Cocoa \ tins
at 6d. Each
Call early at
THE ROYAL STORE,
J. L. Saunders & Co.
IIS is to inform my Pawo"*
and the Public in General
that I have opened my Public
Mack Smith Shop; and am now
ready to do anything in I' e line of
Graftal repair Ol new w-rk Horse
Shoeing Specially. All v oik done
. P. A. HUYLER.
Bay East St. f Wharf;