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t'Fullieri wio travel oar road olatet
-Huh ! my child, 'tis the rMjdi4te ;
Kit example of bu.wa wuej
. 1 f . .. ,wti atktl crocs.
lip i-Ttt iM tiic wouiau Mini i""'v b'" t imru era .asounu;ii, wu ... r-
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i r.i!l to the fence the tanner k 5
ie-kiielbe--wuy 4 ,MW ... Untl
,,iL.i- n.,niuiir mnMi.iniw m mc luum ....,.
.".SbV't8 "e V., . ri..4nik LuiimI the nrfsori for political prisoners
The blacksmith, wWle his anvil ring) vi
lie greets, and this is the song he siugat
How is your wife, and how are youT
Ah ! it tit my tint an no mwr
The horny baud of the wet knigmnn
"Husband! who Is that at the gate?
'Hide! ny love, 'tis the candidate! -"Huntattdt
why can't he work like you 7
Ha be, nothing at home to do?"
"Mr dear, whenever a man is down
: ..ach t luiiiKt and no credit in town-
Too stupid to preach and too proud to beg,
Too timid to roo ana too lazy w uig ,
Jf hen orer his horse his leg he flings.
And to the dear teoile this song he wngst
HUxrAv howdv ! how dfv& do f
JIow is your wife, and how are you t
Ah lit fits my hst as no other cau,
The horny hand of the woikiugman.
Brothers who labor early and lato,
Ask these things of the candidate :
What's his record T How does he stand
At home! Xo matter about his hand,
B it hard or soft, so it be not prone
To closa over money not bis own,
ifa L la vifiw no thicvin'r Dlau ?
Is ho honest and capable ? He's your man !
Cheer such a man till tne weiKin img ,
Join in a chorus when thus ho sings ;
"Howdy irhowdyl how d'ye do !
How is your wii'e, and how are you f
Ahl it fits in v fist as no other can
The honest hand of the woikiugman."
oa. it i., wonderful country-wonder-
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r i p.., I rr. t..l 1.: oa I
IU1 wonuenui i luiauiuias uiiu ru
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ifitbi Antra titintr i nirv -iirit 3111 iuuuu
thtrn, to crawl over you at ulght. Big
trpoa pnnrmnna RpntiDedeS. every Jeff a
mt'mrr otinnixrr tvliiln tllOV PrJlwl OVer TOU
D""ol """'o"'J - I
-fifti, WtL-n fiv thousand stincs
v , ; 1
l.v rm1 oror Tour W. EllOr-
w. H nfmln-wlien vou M 'em-
a ;n hr nr ih vinr. Wind in San
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Vron,,, t llnW n irale in San Francisco
" o- I
.v.r.Sn.n.nn. .Inv from i,in in the morn-
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intr until four in the afternoon. Sand and
n - -
desert T No girt, graveraud pebblestones;
and. a for sand alone-pure gaiid-it
.Irifta four feet deen over the pavements
and covers lamp iost8. Yo Semite t Grand,
sublime, and half a dollar toll every forty
rods. Rattlesnakes? Long ones in the
mountains, short ones on the plain;
short and thick look like Bologna sau
sages, and lying by dozens about the pud
lies. Country parched aud. dry - as a
brickbat jq summer no sod no grass
. . .
and hot ! Cook m egg
OUt Of UOOrS 1
Cool iu San Francisco ! Yesj too cool
half the time for comfort and fog every
day, morning and night-r-fog, thick, damp,
nasty, aud clammy, Scorpins in the
r.nritrva.inrr vvitli tliir tnilaf,U lilro
m'a j wars m ww mimm f.fa-4S a.kr a s
a yard of red hot knitting needle run
through You-ther net into vour boots at
night and start vou out of them on the
double quick in the morning. Ycs. de-
lightful country; so much that is new to I
ee, feel, and think about nil the the tiuio
especially feel. There's the yellow
iacket, a cross between the wasrcand the
bumble bee settles on the table while
you are eating bores holes in the beef
uteak. and carries off half an ounce to the
load, and stings liko far if interrupted,
Stocks mining stocks ? Yes, people are
frequently,bitten by them awfully half
the cases are fatal. Such a variety of the
works of nature in California, Mosoui-
toes f Ye& Going by river to Stockton
or Sacramento, clouds of them, Verdure
in the countrv ! Yes Poison oak touch
Jt and yur head swells to the Rize of a
pect measure, with pimples and itch
(JSreat country for putting head on you,
(Hd California ? Old miner, aud 49er t
Grand, noble, gener-UR, large-hearted
Western man f Yes,
" J "
Of the tllllft in Knlnnna
Aikod lives much
r T . u
trousers tun years old, tied about the
waist witn rope yarn hat no run, not
much crown came round tho Horn in
'49 hasn't washed himself since lives in
a cabinliard by, 9x18, on salt pork and
flour gray shirt, never washed can talk
of nothing else but tho
moila in Tim ., .. r.l 1 7 . i l
... .,...,.. ... . .niii.iiiiiu It IIK
of niauhood, and smells like a distillery,
Wontlerful r.nunlrr ranlfln nf tUn ..,.. I.
everybody calling for
.17 V4 H ,rl.
to eome and develop onr mines,
roadt Yea, fiue dust, red, like imlveriz
ed brick-baUu Iand of gold and every,
body ready to take your greenback s.
Live there f Yes when I can't live any
where else-good phvec to send men when
they die, to jmnish them for their sins,
A fcench physician reiwrts two eases
in which children, ai the- breast of ap
parently healthy and well-to-do nurse
trere suffering from convulsions, and in
Trhich children where saved by depriving
the nurses of alcoholic potations, in which
were found to be freely iudulHo"
It is a pernioloua delusion, of nnvsin q
mothers and wet nqraes that, when ruck
ling infants, they require to bo "kept ui"
by alcoholic lujqors; and women who aroJ
little Riven to alcohol at other times be
come tipplers thU Iwiqg, perhaps, of all
other times, that when alcohol is likely
to do most harm and least b,oq. .Phila
delphia Medical ami Survival Iteportcr,
Many tnep think thoy are supporting
(i newspaper, when in fact they owe tho
printer. BWlwatep Lumbevmani
A poor woman in Milwaukie, nnable
to fed her eighNyear-old boy, resolveil
to kill him. She took him on a bruise
"over deep water, and, - although he clmig
to her rand implored hfr not to drown
him, threw him into the waler. He was
A RU33IAN GIRL'S REVEJf GE.
the rcwht dliaiitssftl by tUe Empcrot et
Itutft ufbU aqainry. Chief! of Police
TrepoffrccalU.tho wountU be receiyeu.
winter from the pistol of the yoimg
acouitted after A trWl anna intnwc
- - . T af t.,,, Tj-eooff
a. - m
ranter who, accordl.! to the rules, Alk
ed about the ctmrt yard wtthdiit ipeaklng
to each other Finally, he observed two
men in conversation, and shouted to the
prison director, who tremblingly followed
him: "Why do these men enjoy an uu
tnuuitv 1" "Sdgueur," said one of them,
named Bogoliouboff, "we ? "Hold yoar
tongue," was the reply. "Director, place
this man in a dungeou," BogolioulKilT re-
hi... with his hat on bis
hnjad, Trepoff littedhis stick to knock
it off, but his victim suatched it from his
hand, and threw it away. "I do not take
f iy hut to tvmnts." said ho. At this
" -j- 1
moment two jailers seized him, laid him
upon a bench, took off his garments, tie
him, and administered by order Trepoff,
and under his eyes, fifty blows with the
knout, which left the unfortunate man
mutilated, inanimate, and streaming with
blood.. Six mouths afterward ft young
girl called at TrepofTs office with a peti
tiou for BogolioubofFs release. "In twen
ty years," said Trepoff, with a sardonic
smile, motioning las attendant to ad mi
another visitor. At this moment the gir
fired two balls into his breast, and with
flashing eyes held the revolver smoking
in her hand, cry ins:: "I am Vent Zasou
Utch, the betrotnei oi uogoiiouuon, wno...
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VOU WOU1U lUtVt USilSIIIUlUU. X
III 111 !"
A DEMORALIZED EDITOR.
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U An e",lor W!ls 8"US ,u
1 - a. .. flirt oikiin
""ujaiu.iu i."..u u..u .u v..
serenity and blissful tranqnility that none
I itow know. A shuttling sound at
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e uoor " "ck to arui, auu
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cinS nervously auout, ue ue..em man,
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door behind him. With a sickly feeling of
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Iureuuuiu cullul """,.-.
cll",r and S:lztjd ulwn t,,e intruder, help
less and breathless, resigned to meet the
The hand of the man waudered toward his
breast pocket. The editor's cheek blanch
ed and his lips turned bine: Alas ! alas
he had guessed aright the dread mission
of the stranger."
Tho man pulled out a bundle of letters
n.,n,.. ti. i. ... x.i:. r.n
piijrciB. Ji u. iicitu vi biic cuuui ivii
forward upon his breast, and the hands
dropped listless from the arms of his chair.
"Mv errand is not a pleasant one," said
the visitor, speaking slowly.
"Thank heaven !" exclaimed the editor,
plucking Up COJirage. "Ollt With it SU8
Pn8e ia wow than fate."
"l have an execution on your home,"
continued the man, with professional ssid
nc8S "The mortgage has been foreclos-
"Hoora ! ha ! ha !" roared the editor,
springing up, and nearly shaking the man's
arm off- "Heaven, lie' praised ! but what
Rcare vu did give me ! Blister my corns,
if 1 didn't think yon had a chunk of spun
poetrjr, lri ve on sell the old shanty-
a rat-eaten barracks any way, and rents
aro taken oft'niy mind! Lefsiiave your
na,e and down it goes for two years free
subscription, You're atv angel jn breeches.
W fellow, but you don't look it, darned
f 3 QU do' Haf h. Cut your hair, man ¬
c"t your hair, and wear a stand-up color.
?t''1 8ave 3'"f children sorrow."
"IIQNCm TO WHOM IIOXOU IS DUE."
Eigh years ago there worked as "devil"
in this oflice a young man apparently
It'i1at innra f crr Ha ..... .:.i
Je88' &te, 'brichesle' monevle.s
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I .1 1 Iml .i-.r..i;i ll. . 1 I . .
" eicumij uii ui mo traue ne nad
adopted always sober, always iudustri
ous, He spent his leisure hours poring
over books, and steadily trimmed the
midnight toper.." Communications and
witty locals would often come anonymous
lv through tlm n.ibff..-o f. ,ia ....a i
I 1 il. r,l . m .
i fii iuhiii. I n:i r nnr i.fi- u'lfi.,... ...
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came, but with an abundance of
V since then, aud would you ask who
i v, , ... - . . . . .
io nic uiy-uuu wiiuvuus uecouic ot mm 7
He has just sailed for Europe, having been
commissioned 4y Governor Colquitt as
chief Commissioner to the Paris Exposi
tion from tho State of Georgia; is ctlitor-in-chief
of the Atlauta Constitution, and
has attained high distinction as a humor
ist. His name is Samuel V. Small.
The Howe de plume umler which he has
written so much and attained such a rank
as a humorous writer is "Old Si." We
saw not long since the pictures of Ameri
can humorist inan illustrated papeft and
there was Sam, looking as natural as when
he was "roller boy" In theoffice of tho
Attemteo Suicide. Maggie liolling a
young woman in High Point Township,
who has heretofore borne a goKl charac
ter, gave birth a couple weks ago to an
illegitimate child; sho secreted the bdy
which being discovered a warrant was
issued last Friday by J. S. Rtgsdale, J,
P., against her tor conceal ifient, and while
in the custody of the officer, at her house,
she suddenly seized a case knife and at
tempted to ont her throat, The cut ex
tended clear across her neck and had the
knifo not been a dull one, would have
proved instantly fatal. It is doubtful if
she recovers. The Coroner's inquest,
held on Priday, failed to find an evidence
of violence upon the child, and found a
verdict of concealment against thT moth
er, who was ht-ld upon that charge. -Green
bort Pat tint.
y tot Drapsy.
cxwTBiL fauj, b Oct. is, isrr.
it ih a. ni.uir to jrtre rnr testimony for j our i
liable medicine. Iwa Hick tor a lo;f time wiib
jjrttuov. under lite doctor care, lie said it. was
beaent until I commenced Ukin; tb Vegetlne; ta
ft i mrsto o-r.iv i m' wotse. I nave inea laany rem
edies: they did not help ibv V BornK w me rneur I
dae tot ixopng. I bean to ff el Wetter MU-r taaag
fw imrtiM i B.tv tiea inircy ooiuej in aiu
am perteeu H, ttevr ttHt belter. No one can leei
more taanlcrsi man i uo.
YrcETnt.niMitbe blood becomes Htele and
stas? oant, either from change or weatner or eumaie,
nrnr nt . tonHw. inwruUr diet, or from any oilier I
cause, the Vwjetink wm lenew 'the iWi, carry off
Ihpnnlrirl hnmnrs plP-.I.B ltt8 Uin. Il. re?Uiai
the bowels, and Impart a tono ol vigor to the whole
For Kidney Complaint and Nervous
Isi-ESUORO, Mr., Dec. S3, 1STT.
hear i, I had had a coiA, for elsrhtcen years, uaj by meanB Gf w,jci, everv sufltrer, no mat
iTwafLt ler what hi, condition may be, may cure lam-
had the K ify complain', and was very m,tou
.. hri M.uijre. w hen l had taKn one D3tiie
I fiuiml 11 W:iX UPllUIll' Ulf. it UU3 ur-iLrru in J i-uutu,
... - . 4 ..-. t. a1i.,..1 r luklli.h
knrl If f ronLrt!llM fill. J. OIU DOW HiUtf U UU IUJ
work. Never have round anytuin uxo me vkuk-
TINK- I IlUOW It IS GVor, Uliu it is rruiiiuuiruucu
IX9 ivi nn. . . r iiiitiiv.
Vkoktivi? u nourishliur and 8tren;rthenln!f; puri
nes the blood; regulates tue ooweis; quiets tae nerv
ous system; acts directly upon the accretions; and
arouses the wnoie system w acuou.
For Sick Headache.
Evansville. Isd., Jan. 1, 187S.
liear Sir, I have used your Vegetink for SicJc
ii.ji.,rh, Rml len ereatlv benefit! thereoy. l
have every reason to believe It to be a good medi
cine. Yours very respectfully,
Mas. JAMES COXXFR.
411 Third St.
TiritiirnK . There are various causes for head
ache, as derangemeut of the circulating system,' of
thf. rtiirestlve orvans. of the nervous system, &c.
Vbuktinc can be said to be a sure remedy for the
many kinds of headache, as it acts directly upon the
vori.'.nst rnnsos of this cnmnialnt. Nervousness. Indi
cation, Costlveness, uneuiiiausm, -euraigia, uu-
Try the Vkuktine. You will never
Dr. Cuas. M. Dcudenuacses, Apothecary,
The do.tnr writes : 1 have a lartre number of jjood
-iis;ti.iers who take Veiretine. They all six-ftk well
of It. I know It Is a goinl wlkhie for the complaints
for which It is recommenueu.
Veuetike is a trreat Danacea for our acred fathers I
and mothers; for It gives them strength, quiets their
nerves, aud gives them matures sweei taeep.
II n Stevfvs FjMJ
lyear sir.S: have been selling your vnlunble
Veiretine tor three years, and we tlnJ tliat it trives
perfect satisfaction. We believe it to ie the best
blood purliler now sold. Very respvtfully.
l)K. J. E. llKOWX Ci., I, niait,
I'niontow :i, Ky.
Vkoetink has never failed to effect a cure, irlvtnr
tone and strength to the system dcbillased by dis
H. B. STEVBNS, Boston, Mass.
Vegetine iS Sold by All Druggists.
For the spMNlvl'ure of Seminal Weakness, l."t
M:itihsM amf all disonlern lirouu'lil on l indis
cretion or ox. . Any Inii.'i-isl Inrs th inv;re-
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FOE, UAH AND BEAST.
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A f': :'. '!:' f' :i r:;vrs n li::i:ini life or re
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It i-.::". f.!..-rot, li-Mf-a:i, l.i llow horn, grub
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Lurns, r.cald.-, snr;-.:-.-. cuts, t-., end for rlu nma
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.: Metrites l!i i.i-.ise'. j t. t!io lM)n-, nr I a singlo
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TJME TABLE WESTERN N. C. RAILROAD.
In effect Friday, May the 10th. 1878.
' Abuivei Leavjb.
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to Miw. CICEUO W. HAIHilS,
Editor and Proprietor.
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PliOSPliCT US OF
The Davidson Record, well known to the
people of Davidson county as their campaign
paper of 1 870, is designed to meet a public
want of the business men and of the interests of
the-eounty. The time has come when almost
every county find.; it indispensable lo have a
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general. There is no county in the Slate that
would not be greatly benefited by a journal
within iu bound., especially devoted to the pro
motion of the local interests of the community,
Such a paper appeals very troiijly to the par
tiality and pride of the Meet ion it serves; and
every citizen should tfive il his countenance
and support it liberally, nt a means ol increas
ing its usefulness and extending its influence at
home and abroad. The stronger, il becomes
the more beneficial it will prove; and as the
money required for its, support is far less than
the material nood it does, it is the best invest
ment any county can make.
The Record will of necessity take part in
the politics of the country. If it is the duty ol
every man to keep himself well informed in
respect to public alliiirs, and to take a decided,
and manly part therein, it is especially the
duty of the editor of a newspajier faithfully
to investigate all questions of public concern,
and yive to his readeis the facts of the satire.
The undersigned pledges himself to be Irue in
this regard, lie will not knowingly deceive
his readers for the sake of party or anything
else; but by laying before them the facts, as he
may enabled to obtain them, will endeavor to
aid all to act wisely for the general good. As
political matters now stand, his personal con
victions are most decidedly in accord with the
views and feelings of the Democratic ('onserva'
tivepnrty. lie believes that the efforts of this
parly in 187G wrenched from the grasp of tyr
ants and corruptionists in high places (he civil
liberty that we now enjoy. He regards ihat
great victorv as second only to that gained bv
the fathers of 1770. The danger was immi
nent, the constant tendency fatal, but the cour
age, wisdom and devotion of the Conservative
party proved itself equal to the occasion, and
gloriously rescued 1 he imperiled liberties of
the people. While lhat party shall continue
more pure anil truly patriotic than any other,
he intends to be fully identified wilh il.
Rut the main design of The Record is to serve
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be possible to advance her interests and pro
mote the welfare of her people. And to this
end the undersigned desires such intimate re
lations with her citizens as shall enable him .0
perform his duty efficiently.
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yea r in advance. It will be small, but neatly
printed on new tvpe; and the proprietor hopes
Xa make up in quality what may be lacking in
ize. The first number will appear about the
first 'week in January, 1878.
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