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VOL.6 " -p'"#. ' AHOSKIE, N. C? FEBRUARY 5. 1915. _ m* 3?
Tale Machinery 4 Supply Co.,
UUMm, N. C.
Everything in Machinery end Supplies
Dr. c. g Powell
OVER 9. J. DILDAY'S STORE
< AHOSKIE. N. C.
A/inborne & Wlnborne
Beuj. B. Winborne
MURPRBESBORO, N. C.
Phoney No. 17 end 21.
Edgar Thomee Snipee
Real Estate Bought and Sold]
Office: 2nd Floor J. W. Godwin. Jr? Bldg
AHOSKIE. N. C.
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R. R. ALLEN
SASH. DOORS. BLINDS, WINDOW
GLASS. HARDWARE. PAINTS
AND BUILDING MATERIALS
Wholesale and Retail
No. U27 Washington Square
SASH.. DOORS. HARDWARE,
PAINTS, LIME. CEMENT. SEWER
PIPE. CART MATERIAL, MILL
SUPPLIES. STOVES. RANGES
AND ETC. CLOSE .PRICES.
MAIL ORDERS SOLICITED
E- L. FOLK CO.
? No. VI 7.018 Waahlofloa Square
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W. W. ROGERS
Prompt Attention Given to All
AHOSKIE. N. a
C. Wallace Jones
Attomoy and Councelor-At-Law
WINTON. N. C.
Practice in all roarta. Loana neROtiat
ad. Soecial "attention to collectiona.
Located in Bank of Winton*
D. L. THOMAS
"GENERAL CONTRACTOR AND
Plane and Specification! furniahed upon
Cement and Tile Work
Briek Work k Specialty
AHOSKIE. N. C.:
Roswelt C- Bridger
WINTON. N. C.
J. R. EVANS
Practical Tin Roofer and Sheet
* Metal Worker
MURFREESBORO. K. C.
FRANK G. TAYLOE
Ahoskie, North Carolina.
DR. L. G. SHAFER
? specialist 1
in tbe examination of the Eye and
fitting Glasses at "MANHATTAN
HOTEL" Ahoskie every 3rd Wed
nesday. Artificial eyes made to
order, perfect fit and match guar
Home offie Rocky Mount, N. C.
Gombridge Hotel Building, First
Floor, Phone 662.
Kmp It Handy for Rbeumatlam
No use to squirm and wince abd
try to wear out your Rheumatism.
It will wear you out instead. Ap
ply some Sloan's Liniment. Need
not rub it in?just let it penetrate
all through the affected parts, re
lieve the soreness and draw the
pain. You get ease at once and
feel so much better you want to
go right-cut and tell other suffer
ers about Sloan's. Get a bottle
of Sloan's Liniment for 25 cents
of any druggist and have it in the
house?against Golds, Sore and
Swollen Joints, Lumbago, Sciatica
and like ailments. Your money
back if not satisfied, but it does
give almost instant relief. Buy a
bottle to-day. Adv, ^
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Helps lor Hom-laker.
Edited by lb* Extension Depeiimsnl ot
The State Normal end Industrial Col
leds?food: Prepard by Miss Mlnale
L. Jamlaea, INreetar ot lite Domestic
If the young chick is developed
from the egg without the aid of
any external agency, save beat, it
follows that eggs contain much
protein . (tissueforming material)
and mineral matter, because these
are the materials out of which
bone and blood are built.
Hie white of an egg is made up
orincipelly of albumen and water.
The yolk contains not ouly prote
in, but fat of a very assimilable
nature. Yolks of eggs are especi
ally rich in ^the quallity of the
mineral matter, also. These are
phosphorus, iron, calcium, potassi
um and magnesium in the form of
salts and other chemical com
pounds. The latter foods are nec
essary in making the chemical
changes of the body, if health is
to be maintained. They are also
necessary for the development and
growth of the honey structure of
the child's body. Because of this
fact, and the large percentage of
protein and aasimilable fat in the
yolkaofeggs, these are valuable
food, especially for children and
The white of eggs is a valuable
maAuaa /*# nsotain u tl.a aiaIt Qa
OVUI VW VI ??? UK>U 1VI Wild OlVfta W
cause of the mild flavor, the white
may he combined with milk and
many other cold drinks to in
crease the nutritive value of a
liquid or semi-solid diet.
Effect of lleat
Heat hardens and toughens albu
men. Albumen coagulates below
the boiling point. At about 160
deg. F. the albumen of the egg is
a soft, tender, white jell; there
fore eggs cooked below the boiling
point are more digestible and
wholesome. . v
Soft Cooked Eggs
1. Pour boiling water over the
eggs, four to one quart; cover the
vessel, allowing it to stand where
the water cannot boil from seven
to ten minutes, depending on con
2. Pour boiling water in both
compartments of a double boiler.
Put the eggs in the inner division;
keep covered in a warm place for
3. Put eggs in cold water;
bring the water to the boiling
point. Serve immediately.
Hard Cooked Eggs
1. Pour boiling water in both
compartments of a double boiler;
put the eggs in the inner division,
cover, and place on the back of
the stove where water will not
boil for forty-five minutes. The
yolks will be granular and the
whites will be firm, but not tough.
Egg yolks cooked in this way
are very valuablq for under nour
ished children and convalescents.
2. Boil thirty minutes.
* Poached Edge
Break the eggs, one at a time, in
a saucer, and slip them into a pan
of boiling salted water. Remove
at once to a cooler part of the
stove where the water cannot boil.
As soon as the egys are set, serve
on buttered toast. Sgjfinkle with
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pepuer huu emit, v/uij umu ckks
can be poached. . v
Scrambled EUi ? ,
Do pot beat the eggs. Cot the
yolks just enough to mix with
the white, sprinkle with salt and
peper, pour into a hot, greased
pan, and cook until set. Now lift
the nan slightly and at the same
draw back with a spoon the part
already set.. If the cook is care
ful, this will make a pretty dish
of white and gold.
Eggs, 4 Salt, 4 teaspoon
Cream sauce, 4 cup pepper to
Beat the yolks, add cream sauce,
salt and pepper; then fold in well
beaten whites. Poiir into a hot,
buttered pan, cook slowly until
set; fold turn out, and serve at
Milk, 1 cup Butter, 1 tablespoon
A Booster for Ahoskie.
Patronize the Chautauqua Coming to Ahoskie Feb
ruary, 16th., 17th., and I8th.
riiere is now a Dew spirit abroad
in the world. It is the spirit of
democracy, the spirit of getting
together, the spirit of cooperation.
This spirit is finding expression in
small groups, in clubs and lodges,
in unions and federations and in
a growing spirit of unity among
the churches. It is beginning to
seek embodiment in terms of civic
consciousness, in better national
unities and in world policies.
Because of the isolation and in
dividualism of the smaller towns
and cities this spirit is slow in
finding means, of expression. The
swaller towns are social units of
great importance, in some respects
of more importance than thelarger
cities. The strongest and most
aggressive men of the cities have
come from the country or the
smaller towns. The greatest men
in the professions,' the greatest
leaders in politics and statecraft,
in indurtry and commerce have
come from the country or smaller
towns. The greatest man that ever
lived came from the little town of
It is possible to make these
smaller towns places .of great in
fluence and power.
An old method improving a town
was to get some man of wealth and
public spirit to give it a fountain,
donate a monument or put up a
library. These are all important,
but it is far more important to do
tbiDgs that will develop a public
spirit, a spirit of unity apd furnish
an opportunity and a channel
through which this spirit may. be
expressed for the common good.
The first problem of these
smaller towns is to see themselves
and their needs clearly. The great
est object of their citizens should
not be to get as mauy dollars np
they can and keep them as lon^s
they can. but to build tbe besf^
town they can and to produce tbe
best type of boys and girls, men
and women, tbe best churches and
schools, the best forms df amuse
ment and recreation and to boost
with enthuiasm anything that will
give an opportunity for commun
ity expression, to things making
for the common good.
The mid winter chautauqua
festival'that is to be given in our
town during the days 16, 17 and
18, in Newsome's Hall, affords
J ju?t Hucb an opportunity and chan
I nel of expression. It should have
the cooperation of every citizens
of our town. Its session should
be aiinouuoed by young and old.
Our largest auditorium should be
filled with enthusiastic boosters.
If this is done, and well done, it
will be worth many limes its cost
to our town.
The Radcliffe Bureau of Wash
ington, D. C., is furnishing in
these festivals wholesome amuse
ment, valuable instruction and a
lofty inspiration. The towns and
cities where these festivals Have
been held are loud in their praise
and sav that it is making good on
this great program.
By concentrating the twelve
performances into three days it is
possible to make a much greater
impression than if they were given
one every few weeks extending
over many months, and in addition
it does not cost our town one half
This festival will give our peo
ple a larger vision of individual
and social life.
There will be discussed and set
forth in this program the great
constructive forces of civil izatioiv
the great achievements that the
human race has made up to the
present time and some of the great
problems that are now before the
world for solutiop.
It will do our town much ytood.
It will give us eager visions and
higher ideals. It ought to make
for cleaner streets and yards,
better sanitation, the development
of more beauty spots in our town
and a-wide-awake public spirit. "
Out of it ought to grow a per
manent organization such as a
Boosters Civic Club, possibly also
a County Farm Bureau. These
would^p.much to bring the town
and surrounding country into a
much closer fellowship. Most
important of all we should decide
to make the Festival an annual
event. Join hands with the public
spirited men of our town who have
become guarantors and workers to
bring this Festival here. Be a
booster, buy a season ticket at once
i if you are not supplied, attend the
| meetings and help to make it a
great success, this year, next year
and the years following. -.
The next regular session of the
Hertfort County teachers' meeting
will be at Winton on the 5th., of
Fedru&ry beginning at 10:30
Teachers will note that the meet
ing will be on Friday Instead of
Saturday as heretofore. This
change has been made in order
that every one may have a better
opportunity to attend these meet
ings, and that such attendance
may work as little hardship as
possible to any. The schools may
be closed for Friday and no d?
duction made from the teachers'
salaries, provided they attend the
Let us have an interesting and
N. W. BBITTON,
flour. 1 tablespoon Salt, 1 tea
spoon White pepper to taste
Cream the butter and; add milk,
and bring slowly to a boil, stirring
albthe time. Add salt and white
Eggs. 3 Salt. } teaspoon
Milk, 1 cup Pepper^ to taste
Cold grits, 1 cup Butter, 1 tea
Heat the. milk and cold grits;
separate the eggs and add the
well beaten yolks, salt and pepper
to the milk and grita after it is
cool, fold in the well beaten
whites and bake in a buttered
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Escaped 12 Years Ago.
Negro Wanted by Wake Authorities
18 Located in Petersburg, Va.
After enjoying freedom for 12
years following his escape from
the Wake county road force James
Thomas, alias Kid Thomas, negro,
will be brought back to complete
a sentence of four years. Thomas
is now serving a sentence on the
Petersburg, Va., chaingang and
will be delivered to the Wake
authorities upon completion of bis
sentence in April. He was con
victed and sentenced to serve four
years in Wake county for larceny
and receiving in 1903. He escap
ed shortly after beginning his
sentence, getting away from a
supervisor at work on the Gary
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COTTON GINNEI) IN HKRTFORD
There were 5,125 bales of cot
ton. counting round as half bales,
ginned in Hertford County, from
the crop of 1914 prior to January
16, 1915, as compared with 4,435
bales ginned prior to January 16,
A. T. NKWSOMB,
now To dive Quliaue To Children.
nnmiXJNK U th? trade-mark mama ghea to am
improved Quinine. ItieaTaeteieasSyrnp, pleaa
-ut to Uka and does mot disturb the stomach.
Children take M and merer kmow It Is Qmlmiasa.
Also especially adapted to ad alts who cannot
take ordinary Quinine. Docs not nauseate nor
cause nervousness nor ringing In the bead. Try
It the mext time you need Quinine lor amy par*
poss. Ask for f-onnce original package. The
A Real State-Wide Primary.
The people of North Carol inn
expecting that there will be passed
by the present General Assembly
a State wide primary which will
be the real thing and that behind
it there will be a corrupt practices
act which will mean business.
It is time that the bills be con
sidered by the House and the
Senate, and the expectation of the
people is that there will be ' no
makeshift. The people are to be
considered and' the Democracy is
the party to consider the people.
The naming of party candidates
should be directly in the hands of
the people of the various parties.
If we have correctly diagnosed
the sentiment of the peoole of the
State?and we believe we have?
then the. call is for a legalized
State-wide primary for all parties
and for all elective offices on the
same day, the expenses of the pri
mary to be paid by the State and
the counties as they are affected.
"Trust the people," said Secretary
Bryan, while in Raleigh, and be
waa uttering the correct Democra
tic doctrine. And we can well
trust the people to select the men
whom they wish to elect 'to office.
The Henderson. Gold Leaf
speaks up for Vance county, and
what that paper says will be said
by many papers in many counties.
Declaring for the State-wide
primary that paper has the follow
ing in its latest issue:
"If the Legislature or anyone
else wants to know whatsentiment
is in Vance county (out side of
professional politicians, if really
there are any such in this county)
in regard to a State-wide primary,
the Gold Leaf believes it is in
position to say that at least two,
opt of every three Dempcratic
voters in the county favor such
primary properly safeguarded by
law. As to our Republican friends,
we could hardly undertake to say
with accuracy what percentage of
their voters in Vance favor the
State-wide primary, as we have
not talked quite so freely with
them on the subject The people
of Vance are tired of the politici
ans' primary and want a people's
primary."?News and Observer.
Miss Minnie Brinson visited
Mrs. K. R. Israel last Sunday.
Mr. H. A. Piland and wife was
the appreciated guest of Mrt.
Piland's parents Mr. and Mrs.
John Eure last Sunday.
Mr. B, G. Tebout and Mr. 0.
R. Eason passed through town
Monday P. M.. on their way home
from Gates County, there must
be some attraction over in Gates
Mr. M. T. Mullen was in town
Mrs. W. M. Eley is in town
visiting Mr. J. A. Eley and family.
Mr. Ben Baker has gone to
Aulander to take charge of the
section on A. C. L. Railroad, he
will move his family at once. Mr.
Brinkley has taken his place here.
Miss Carrie Parker is visiting
friends in Ahoskie this week.
Glad to see Mr. Lewis Stone
out on the streets after being con
fined to his bed for two weeks
Sorry to report Mrs. Ealey Brit
ton on the sick list this week.
Mrs. C. L. Scott and children
and Mrs. W. D. McGlobon were
callers at the home of Mrs. Joe
Bass Sunday P. M.
Mies Almeda Miller and Miss
Ethel Basnight spent one day last
week in the home of Mrs. S. P.
Mr. E. R. Isreal is having a
new store house built, will be tflad
to see it completed and filled with
It seems like it will never stop
raining and the roads and streets
are so bad a person can hardly get
down them riding.
Glad to see Miss Addie Miller
out again after being ill for some
;| FIRE INSURANCE ;|
| NOTARY PUBLIC
WALTER L,. CURTIS
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| DON'T SPEND ALL YOUR EARNINGS t
^ Put tome aside for possible sickness, or misfrtune. &
? We welcome small accounts as well as lar|(e ones. 2, '
& The man who has a little money saved is the one who is Z
X in a position to open the door when Opportunity Knocks. I
Don't run the risk of toss b^ fire or thieves, deposit your ^
<? surplus earnings with us, .
Sthe bank of winton j
S WINTON, N. C.
I MONTAUK ICE. CREAM
TOUCHES THE SPOT
Fills the demand for a dainty dessert, as no other dessertean.
It's the choice of mother, father, sister and brother?and
the boarders, if there be any. It's one subject upon which
the whole family agree. That's because Montauk Ice
Cream is so pure, rich aud delicious. Trv it:
THE MONTAUK COMPANY, INC.,
Makers of "Purify" Ice Cream and loea.
275 Granby Street NORFOLK. VA.
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J COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE.
Q Things are arranged here for your comfoft and convenience.
We are equipped to care for your dep<wils with absolute safety.'
Q, We are prepared to aid honest men in developing legitimate
N business enterprises.
N In short there is no function of a bank we cannot perform
tto your complete satisfaction.
Merchants and Farmers Bank
Winton, AT. C.
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Every Kind, Millions of Them
:! $1.00 per 1,000, 3 to 4,000 85c per 1.000, 5 to 10,000 75c per J!
,, 1,000. Money witli order, been in the business oyer SO years. ! !
' i Guarantee satisfaction in every way.
i JAKE LASSITER, Sich Square, N. C.
THE PEOPLES BANK
MURFREESBORO, N. C.
' Capital and Surplus $25,000.00
Are you one of Its many patrons?
If so you have aided us in building up
this creditable Institution, and we believe
we have aided you in building up this pro
gressive community: Together we have
prospered for the past ten years.
Join us with renewed vigor for a con
tinuation of mutual prosperity.
IT PAYS TO BE ONE OF OUR PATRONS.
A Big Measure ol Our Oats
will mean a lot more to your horse
than its cost. Our feed and grain
put new life in a horae, new
strength to his muscles, new lustre
to his e.ye, new glossiness to bis
eoat. Tr.v them on yours. It will
take but a short time to prove the
advantage of feeding them re
S. E. VAUGHAN, Ahoskie. N. C.
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