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Asheboro courier. (Asheboro, N.C.) 1879-1906, May 03, 1906, Image 8

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DEATH AT RAMSEUR. RALEIGH AND PROHIBITION. STANLEY ITEMS. Albcrmarle to Establish Water Sys tem and Kleetric Plant Other Ntwii Albemarle, N. 0. April 22 An election has been ordered to be held June 12th in Albermarle on the proposition of issuing $17,000 in bonds for the purpose of estab lishing a water system and electric light plant. The registration books will be opened oa May 14th for a new registration. II. M. Sujgs has been appointed registrator, and N. J. Penningt)U a-id W. E. Farr judges of election. Mrs. Sarah Morton entertained a number of friends at a birthday supper last Monday evening. Mrs. Morton was 49 years old. Mr. W. Ashley Tucker was re cently married to Mis Minnie Ed wards, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Jefferson Edwards, of Dalton, N. C. The marriage as celebrated at Winston where Miss EJwards was in school. Mr. Tucker was elected county tieasurer of Staaley last campaign on the Republicau ticket. A. Mr. Peebles, of New York, was in Staley last week, in company with M. L. Jones, of Thomasville. The latter is owner of the Iola gold mine, and has build a railroad lead ing out from Thomasvi'le by way of Denton. Twenty-one miles of the road have been completed purely within the efforts of Mr. Jones, and this short line may prove a nucleus or starting point for a road which may later on penetrate this section. Mr. Peebles seemed great'y interest ed in the soil and timber of the eastern part of our county, and Mr. Jones tells us that later on there may be some active steps taken, look ing to the investment of considera- i i- ... : - c'i....i uie muuey iu ouuiiv. j ine iueinouisc couierence io. th Salisbury district will be held at Norwood July 26-29. The follow ing delegates and alternates have been chosen to represent the church at Albermarle. It. L. Smith, J. D. Bivins, E.M. Asbury, R. F. Huney cutt, A. W. Andrews, Joyner Ross, D. A. Shankle. Kinoy Item. Misses Flora and Bertie Sugg spent two or three days with their, aunt Mrs. E. E. McCoy, last week: Mrs. Jesse Young ha3 gone to Pilot Mountain to spend two or three weeks with her mother. Mrs. W. S. Gaidner visited friends and relatives at Siler City and near Coleridge last week. Mr. W. G. Whi taker has returned to this neighborhood. Glad to learn he is so much improved. Miss Estella Sugg visited Misses Blanche and Evelyn Moffitt recent ly GOOD COLORED SCHOQL. Clottlug Exercises Ilrlil Saturday anil MouilayAvfi'iifKr A t'teudnnce Oooil. The Colored Graded School of Asheboro has just closed a good year's work. Public entertainments were given Saturday and Monday evenings in the county court room. The programs were well executed and did credit to the pupils and the faculty. Large numbers of white citizens witnessed both exhibitions.' Monday Evening's Program 1, Invocation. 2, Chorus ".Strollers Song" 3, liec. " A'ciglit of a word" 4, Contata , Pantomime "Lead Kindlv Light" U, Chorus "llama Lou" 7, Comedy .Meeting of the Old Mauls Asso ciation. 8, Chorus "Open up tie Golden Gates" Symposium iome Elements in Uaee progress. What a thorough knowledge of Agriculture will mean to the negro. What home training will mean to the negro. What practical ccanuuiy will mean to the negro. 10, Chorus - Plantation Melody. 1'rof. Mcnea, the colored princi pal and the members of the faculty are doing a good work for their race and their earnestness is recognized and appreciated bv all. The grade of work done during the past year has been stronger and the attendance better than ever be fore. So far as can be ascertained, there is not a parent who hat failed to send to school because he was not pleased with the management. The enrollment has been 140 with an average daily attendance of 108. The average attendeuce is 5 per cent, greater than it was last year and 16 per cent, greater than it was two years ago. As to thorough and practical work there is not a colored Graded School in the State ahead of Asheboro. This year through the efforts of the principal a $65 organ has been bought and paid for, by the scholars and patrons. DEATH OF MRS. HURLEY Funeral at Cedar Kails Sunday Was Xluety Years of Age. Mrs Elias Hurley, one of the oldest ladies in this community, died near here at her home Friilny evening and was buried here on Sun day morning, April L".ltli. lira Hurley was ninetv years old. She leaves two sons and two daughters. One of the sons is Mr W T Huilev of Biscoe, a successful cotton mill superintend ent. llr A F Cos went to Greensboro Saturday niujit. XIr Bowman is sending u lew days at Lib ertv. Miss Dena Bradv returned home from Siler Citv where she as lsen vi-iting friends and and relatives. Miss Carrie Freeman visited Misses Brady Suiidav evening. If T Glass visited at Franklinville Sunday. Mr CG Pep)er returned home April I'jth after binding a few days w ith us. Interesting Items And Personal Men tions From This Thriving Little Town. " The delightful shower of rain Sunday afternoon was a great bless ing to vegeattion. Mr. Numa Reynolds, our popular firdman on the So. Ry. Here was in disposed last and this week and had to take a few days rest. Mr. Bob bitt of thi force is also sick. Miss Sallie Thomas, one of our most popular young ladies, is visit ing her siRter Mrs. J no. Stout at Florence, S. C. Mrs. Will Hughes, of near l!ani seur, is confined to her bed with an attack of appendicitis. Mrs Jas. C. Marsh and children, of Greensboro, are on a visit to Capt. and Mrs. Johnson. Mr. and Mrs, J. C Keeci and children, of Cedar Falls, were wel come visitors Sunday and Monday. Mr. ance V lluams, one ot our best citizens, was carried to St. Leo's Hospital in Greensboro, last week to be treated for appendicitis. We trust he will soon come buck home in perfect health. The Japanese preacher had a very large congregation to hear him in the M. E. church Sunday night. Mrs. Elizabeth Pearce, one of our most excellent woman, die 1 at her residence here the 27th, aged 57 years, bhe was laid to rest in the city cemetery. A host of sorrow ing relatives" and friends 'attended the funeral service. Miss Annie Black, of near I!;im 6eur, visited Miss Annie Scott last Sunday. Miss SHORT LOCALS. Jennie Reddina.of Back Misses Bettie Owen and Mattie j Creek, spent several days here last Beck went to Elise shopping one ! week visiting relatives. day last week Mr. and Mrs. Eli Jones, who were married a few weeks ago, visited Mr. Jones brothers, Mr. W. G. Jones, last Saturday and Sunday. A good many from this neigbor hood attended preaching at Mt. Zion lust Sunday evening. As the Courier grows older it grows better. It visits nearly every home iu this community. : Items From Hiint-h. Corn planting is the order of the day. Mr. J. M. Yarner, and family visited his brother at this place last week. Giover Varner, a Btudent at Farmer Institute, who has been at home confined to his room with a severe attack of tonsillitis, is able to be out again. We hear some talk of school im provement in our comn.u lity. The hail April 26th did no dam age in our neighborhood. Wheat is looking fine in this section. Back Creek News. Mr Manley Moody Robbing, after 8 stay of two years in Poplar Bluff, Mo, has returned to North Carolina. The prospect is the best for all kinds of fruit in this section it has been for a number of vears. There was preaching at the County Home lust Sunday by Rev Swain, of Asheboro. A nnmber or town people attended. Mr Dr A C Bulla is very feeble. Mr D W. Bulla expects to cut lumber and haul with traction power this summer, Sunday school was organized at Charlotte M P chinnt Sunday with Miss Martha Peddiij5erintei)dant and Mr S E Henley secretary. Mr T F Bulla, of Guilford College, visited his paretts, Mr and Mrs B F Bulla, recently. Wrayi Chapel. Farmer are planting earn slowly on ac count of ih) continued dry weather. Wheat is looking well in this section. Mr an 1 Mrs J W Cox of Staley visited in the community last Sunday and Monday. A new son arrived at the home of Mr and Mrs George W Pugh on last Sunday. Mrs John Curtis, of Liberty visited her parents Mr and Mrs G Mat Jones last week. ' An unusua'ly large crow J attended the sale af tS personal property of the late Horace Line berry last Thursday. Why lake dozen thing) to cure that cough? Kennedy's Laxative Honey and Tar allays the conges ton, stops that tickling, drives the cold ont through your bowels. Sold by Standard "Drug Company and Asheboro Drug Company. Mrs. Francis Bingham, of Farm er, spent last Saturday night with her biother, Mr. B. F. Xewby. Rich Bro.. have beeu given a contract to furnish 350,001) bricK for the new grae'ed school. Spencer has let the contract for the erection of a $12,000 graded school to L. B. Brickenstein, of Winstou-Salem. lie will also con struct a sewer svsteni to cost about $18,000. The Randolph Book Club was de lightfully entertained last Friday afternoon by Mrs. Annie Robins. An interesting program had been arranged, which proved both instruc tive and entertaining. At the home of her aunt at Cary, Wake county, Miss Pora Lassite, of Farmer, was married to Mr. Lon nie league, of Chapel Hill. Mr. Teague is a telegraph operater at that place and is a son of Dr. Teague, of Frankliusville. Miss Lassiter is on of Randolph most efficient teachers. The Courier has added another valuable correspondent io its news staff and each week our readers will be told of their friends in our sister city. Mr. C. F. Wil son, of the Enterprise staff and an old Randolph county loy will rep resent the Cockier there. West Ramseur. Mr. II. B. Carter was nominated tor our next mayor at tne primary convention with a number of other good men for the different ton of fices to be voted for the 7th dav of May. Long Shanks has accepted the agency and is now selling the His tory of the San Francisco Calamity. Some say he had the job before it got done shaking. Mr. J. C. Reece, of Cedar Falls, visited relatives Sunday, left for his home on the morning train. Mr. James Tilman, of Greensboro, was a pleasant risitor at the home of his nephew and niece, Mr. T. F. Smith and Mrs. Callie Hatch Satur day and Sunday. The much needed gentle showers of rain Sunday evening is already putting on a new uniform on ail growing crops as well as smiles ou our farmers faces. Mrs. Alice York comes to the front by reporting a mess of new irish potatoes on the 2 1st, quite ear ly for this spring's planting. j Mr. Joe Caviuess and Miss Inu Peculiar State of A Bull's at State Capital A Hold Effort to lte-instate ' I the Saloon. Gorman News Bureau, Raleigh, N. C, April 30, 190G. Raleigh will soon be called upon to go through the excitement and disagreeableuess of another election on the whiskey question, and as the resultwf the queerest political com bination that has manifested itself practically in North Carolina in many vears. The petition asking for an elec tion to substitute prohibition tor the dispensary, when it goes before the p.lderuianic board Jriulay night, will not bear the signature of a sin gle one of the pastors of the score of city churches, nor the names of the oflicers of the anti-saloau league, nor those of scores of the men who have in the past been in the fore front of every battle against the liquor evil in this city. But it will show the names of uearly every former saloon owner pnd bir keeper or liquor clerk and the signatures of most or all of those who were most active in the unsuccessful effort made here last fall to have a1 election ordered to substitute the old saloon system for the dispensary. These facts speak for themselves. President Kilgo, of Trinitv Col lege, and Doctor Ivey, of the Raleigh Advocate, the two clerical delegates from the North Carolina (eastern) Conference to the General Conference of the M. E. Church, South, leave to-morrow for Biiming ham, Ala., to attend the conference. The N. C. Conference never had two stronger representatives. The Busy Store. Our Messrs Carter and Craven have just return ed from the Northern markets where they bought one of the largest and handsomest stocks of goods ever shown in Ramseur. All up-to-date and prices right. A fine line of silks from 50 cents to $1.50 per yard Millinery Department Our Millinery Department will be in charge of Mhs Oia May Cox, the accom plished and clever milliner from High Point. The ladies hats are beautiful this spring, Come and see them Clothing Department Our clothing department is complete and we can fit all from the four-year-old boy to the large man. We have a nice line of Shirts and Neckwear right from the manufacturer. House Furnishings Mattings, Rugs, &c. A full line of Groceries al ways on hand. Guano and Acids. Come and see us and we will do you good. Important Change In Seaboard Schedules. Taking elTect Sunday April ljtli No's. 44- 4J was cuangeu as lollows and will be owr ated through to Charlotte and liutlieifordton. ieuve n uuiingion 4: m A it connecting uueuiuroiewiuiiue Atlantic I oast lor the North and at MaxTon foi 1,'ed Springs and Fayettcville, at Hamlet with train No. 06 lor Raleigh and points Noith at Monroe with No 53 for local points between .Monroe and Atlantj arriving at Charlotte 11: 50 AM connecting with Southern Railway 12:35 1' M for Western North Carolina' joints, leave Charlotte at4: 00 I' M arrive Lineolnton 5: 32 1' M connecting wi:h C N W for Hickory, Lnoir, at Hickory wi h Southern Railway for Asheville, arriving Shelby f- 37 M Rutherfordton S: 00 P M. No 44 leaves Rutherfordton 0: 30 A M, Shelby 7: 45 A M, Lineolnton 8: 41 A M con necting with C N W from Lenoir and Hickory arriving Charlotte 10: 15 A M. Leave Charlotte 5: 00 I M connecting t .uowoe un io .i- irom Atlanta, arriving uuiniei at r .u rounecliiiL' wjth Xn 4 1 Iroin Raleigh and Portsmouth, leaving Ham let 7: 50 1' M, Maxton fi: 44 P M connecting wiui a y l, Jioin ravetteville and Red Springs arriving Wilmington 11: 59 I'M. mere is no change in ,o oil 40 between Wilmington and II, unlet, win tho exception that they will no lie ojierated lieyond Ham let, connecting with o and Ramseur Store Company, H. B. CARTER. Manager. GOOD STOCK IS NECESSARY. A v, J 4-U:- :,l i i SM n necessity can ue met 'V by securing your horses and mules from a dealer who handles gXthcm and knows reliable, stock J.e urVion Via coco if T limm iiv ovw it,. i win nave a car load of good team mules and good brood mares at my stables about April 9th, and also have some nice driving horses. Come and see. R. R. ROSS, Asheboro, N. Caro. .IIITei.sSUr?""'' -II 4irM P..-in,PS tl,olr,ren-.l1in(rr,frrf tra! Hamlet onl Charlotte. No 38 10 will have n "it- n i rar!or iar "ft wees Charlotte anil Wilming. Grimes, were united m wedlock ! a!Ki No 3!i-4l will have parlor car 1 Wednesday 25tll, Y. M. C. JohtlSOn , tween Wilmington and Chuilutte coinnieiic- ofliciating. iigJuuelst Kvanoro sr. liVfiv' nniinintmonr v uunoif now. ni -l: iJ has been changed UL'ain to the 3rd Sunday in May us was first an nounced at the Holiness church in Ramseur. Union Item. Misses Ella Callicott and Mattie Cagle visited Miss Nettie Loflin Sunday. Misses Crissie and Estelle Callicott vi-it ed at Mr I. H Cooper's Sunday. Mr and Mrs Win Skellicorn are visiting friends and relatives at Raiusenr this week. Miss Meade Luther visited her aistei, Mrs Edgar Parks, Sunday. Miss Lu.ena Vuncannon is quite ill with mersles Mr i n 1 Mra E W Callicott visited at Mr R. O. Parks' T lesday night. Mr Charlie f'allii-wt was the guest of Mr LH Cojper, Saturday nig'it. Mr E W Callicott visited Mr J W Birkhead Saturday. Mr lvey Latner and lannly fp?nt Sunday with Mrs Lutber'a parents. Mr and Mrs J B Parks and Mr aitd Mra Causey Parka spent Sunday at Mr James Callwott's Wheat h lookin i fine in. this section on aecmint of the recent rain. ' A womau can nnv' 'ii:t-1 ms crying n.i 1 I ra4 f on h-r hin ft- nch l' i il un Hwflil I h.'i hard Hen if iK. 'o LIFE WAS NOT WORTH LIV ING BUT Shelby, N. April 30, 1902. I had been a severe sufferer from nervous prostration for two yea ff and everything I ate disagreed with tne. ,phis made me feel so wretch ed and bad all the time that life was a harden; and I felt that I had rather die than live. I could not eat meat or any solid food at all, and everything I did eat caused me to suffer. I had terrible nervous spells, when I would become cold And feel almost lifeless then hot baths would have to be applied. I suffer ed fiooi gas on the stomach all the time, and so Weak I diln't do any work for twelve months. Nothing I tried did me any good. I was in that condition when Mrs. Joe Person called to see me last July and said everything she could to persuade me to try her Remedy, as she was so confident it would cure me. I bought a half dozen bottleft and felt a great deal better by the time I had taken the third I continued it until I took 18 bot tles, which CURED me. My indi gestion is well and I can eat any thing I want, and it is very seldom I ever have even a touch of nervous ness. My health is good and life itself seems like) a different thing to me and well worth living. VV nen I commenced the Remedy L weighed 105 pounds, now I weigh 140 pounds, which was my natural weight before I was taken sick. If any one suffers from indiges tion or nrvoas prewtra'ion, they need not hesitate to try the Remedy. I would not lake any amount of money for wbat it did for me. . Mrs. J. D. Bkevard. See that your druggist gives you no imitaMoii when yi ask for Kcc-n-)'s Lnxuliv H'--iv ! the r'fual L-Xistiv ci I!.' ry , S um ar : l llf (J"iin,i ij i .... A M -No 131' at 7: 1" 1' .M. No -II will leav Hamlet at i : fit) I'. M instead of 10: 15 P M breaking connection with No 4'1 giving lassengeri from east and north, of Hamlet direct connection for Atlanta aniving. at li: 10 A M connecting with the West Point Itoute for Mmitgouiery, Moliile, New Orleans, Texas and California points, arriving 1 ir uiinghaiu 11: 55 A M connecting with Frisco for Memphis and points West. The latter change will be o gTeat lienelit to 'etern imil Southwestern tiavel giving direct con Ui ft jns, while heretofore it was necessary to lay over at either Atlanta or Birmingham. Passengers irom Charlotte and points west thereof can make direct connection with his train for Atlanta at Monroe giving greatly improved service to the Southwest. OIiaATTIS, Traveling Passenger Agent. ..New Goods.. Central Falls Store Co- has just received a lot of spring goods in SUITINGS, WAISTINGS. SKIRT GOODS, LACES, AND EMBROIDERY, SHOES AND OXFORDS, AND BOYS' AND MEN'S CLOTHING. We still have a lot of good's to close out Come and let us show you through our stock. cheap. Central Falls Store Co., E. O. York, Mgr. A WOMAN'S PRIDE IS A BEAUTIFUL COM. ----- PLEXION If your face 1 cnvew.1 wttli i.lmnlw. ftllil with uiKlghtly blackhead., cheeks ."liken anl I hoi. low. you houl.I the Rubber C.mplexlontBulb. which replace- all M tot fecxir- Inir beauty. H prevents and rumovw wunkle. pUples. blackheads, neh worms; mak soft skin whitean I velvety blackheads In many Instances are banished I., a few minutes. The swed with whehtt clears the complexion is almost leyend belief. A sli.Klc nothing 'application P" duces re markable results. Mvy skIso b. used in developing th Bviat. VVomeu who own one of ,. irruirierinl devices need have no further fear nl wrinkles or blackheads. Trie regular p I in order to set other rniod things before you we will send the Complexion BylbW"" full directions for SScents. You cannot alfbrd to miss this twrga'n. Address 1 401 Broadway, Now York. 40OKK S DEPT. urniture and House Furnishings After getting your house your next need will be to furnish it. We have it and will make yoirthe very best prices, and to make the thing easy to pay, will sell to any one in the town on the installment plan 1-3 down and balance in even payments for.three months. The following are a few of the things offered at this time: BEAUTIFUL QUARTER I ART SQUARES COUCHES ED OAK SUITS Any size from 4.50 to $12.50 . Iron beds, trimmings brass, . 5.00, 10.00 and $15. at the following prices: RUGS Bed Couches 12.50 30ia:180'22 50' 7 ouches5 MATTRESSES CHAIRS MATTING ottan Mattress 40 in. $5.50 ffiwrtf'the KS- Tft ?uId 866 Ur line f o:ton and.Shuck50in. 5.50 chairs down to the cheap Matting. . ombi nation 50 in. 4.00 e3t hi n a, heavy weight, 20 to Westell wire 1.50 HAMMOCKS J kng any pattern or Folding steel wire 2.00 Full line .75 to $3.50 color, 25 to 30 ct3. White Quilts, Sheets, Pillows, Quilts, Lace Curtains, Curtain Shades, Curtain Rolls and many of the things which go to furnish a first-class home. Come and take a look; we will be glad to show you. We guar antee satisfacion and remember we will sell you any of these things on time ; Wood O. .Moring.-

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