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TOLflV. THIRD SERIES
SALISBURY. H. C, MAT 17, 1883.
M . M J
The (larolina Watchman,
PRICB, fl.M IN ADVANCE.
imi y d ti
i lio .t, Jaundice,
Impurity of the
. . : . ol, Fever and
;n I all IL:eaes
cnuited by De-
range pjut of Liver, IkmuU and Kidneys.
sTiwrirbMS of a diskased t
uA Sftrraih '. Pain in the Side, soman
pain is fiat under the Shoulder-blade, mistaken lor
Khcumatfcm ; general loss of appetite; Bowels
rnera?costivc. sometimes alternating with lax;
the heal 3s troubled with pain, i dull and heavy,
with ctiderablc loss of memory, accompanied
with a fcinful sensation of leaving undone setnething
which ought to have been dose; a slight, dry cough
and flushed face is sometimes an attendant, often
mistakcai jibr constmipuoji; the patient complains
of wearfniss and debility ; nervous, etsily startled;
feet cold -r burning, sometimes a pricUIr sensation
of the skin exists; spirits are low and despondent,
and, altfcfugh satisfied that exercise would be bene
ficial, one can hardly summon up fortitude to
in it-Si fact, distrusts every reinoly. Several
of the afxTvc symptoms attend the disease, hut cases
tjrreu when out tew oi mem existca, yet
i . i . i . . i .1 .
n after ueatn BBS suown iue uvtr uj
It iboUd be nsetl by all potions, nw .ma
, j .$.$:, v. iii'Bi'fcr any of tli u'.i. o 1
l(! jirp(atss .tp;if.r. (
Pel a jhifVm vpHtw; or T.lrlr in TJn- ! j
li.nlihy l.i-.a!iti-ji. by UiLiiv a 'lo-c :. ision- .. j
f 11; u'. d
allv K. k !) the Liver iu ru. lii'.y : t-ii. will avoid
all AImIui i t, i 'i I' '( :il . iirk-, I nrnics; ! Nau-
ir.. llSi-illtss lcprcs.i'ji i pirus. Lit. ii
II iii4:J-fale like a pl.i-s of wine, bill is no in-
. .1 3. I . r v: . ! . . - - .
If Virtiiav eaten anything hard of
dls;eston, or feel heavy after meals, or sleep
less atiight, take a dose and you will be relieved.
Time and Doctors' TMlla will be saved
by ala.iys keepiuir the Regulator
' In the House!
For, whatever the uilinent may be, a thoroughly
Safe puS :r:.t ivc, altratire and Ionic caji
never be out of place. The nmaly is Itnrinlesa
and dees not interfere with business or
IJtIS PURELY V EG 1TAIU.K,
And ha$ 'id I the power and efficacy of Calomel or
QuinindLlwithoiit any of the injurious after effects.
. A Oovernor's Testimony.
Simmbh'. Liver Kcgulntor has been in use in my
family itf some lime, and I am satisfied it is a
valuaUis id'.ition lo the medical science.
H. J. Gill Smorteu, Governor of Ala.
Hon. Alexander H. Stephens, of Gs.,
says: Ifn&ve derived some benefit from the use of
Sisssofl I.iyer Regulator, and wish to give it a
" The only Thins that never falls to
Kelieyrj." I have used many remedies for Uys-
repsia,jver Affection and Debility, but never
ave foad anything tj benefit sue lo the fflflem
Simroori l iver Regulator has. 1 sent from Min
nesota tfr'f Georgia for it, and would send further for
such a rrilUicine, and would advise all who are sim
ilarly . flVitc I to give it a trial as it seems the only
thing tl.ai never fails to relieve.
if P. M. Jannby, Minneapolis, Minn.
Dr. Tfe W. Mason say h : From actual ex
pcrience ten the iise of Simmons Liver Regulator in
my practice I have been and am satisfied to use
and prcsj?ibc it as a purgative medicine.
Jfcjjf-'l'.ik" only the Genuine, which always
has ou tile Wmnper the red . Trade-Mark
ature of J. II. Kil ls & CO.
SALE BY ALL DRUGGISTS.
BLAtKMER i TAYLOR
as Will as the interest of
R. R "Crawford, of the firm of
R R. CRAWFORD & CO.,
njtq how premru to sUppIy
ciutomAI with all kinds uf
I In mid i' ion to the
flfest Selected Stock of
41 D W ARE in the
.1 S T A T E.
Rifle pdBlasting Powder
11 line ot Mining Supplies.; '
We will Jgaj
Duplijcte Any Prices in
Ind see us.
For the Wiftchman.
' WKWGATE PRISOX. CONNECTICUT.
4The fii Rt copper mines opened iu the
I u early times copper mines were work
ed At the town of Sinisbnry, Conn., abont
1 5 miles north west of Hartford. The dis
covery of the copper was made in 1705 ;
aiid ore was dog there for a long time.
At first the mines did not smelt the ore ;
but at length the proprietors made a con
tract with three clergymen to reduce the
ore and cast the metal iu bars fj t for trans
portation. One tenth was given to the
town, and of this two-thirds were to sup
port a school, and one third was to go to
Yale College. "Wealthy capitalist from
Boston and New York and Europe en
gaged in the work, and furnished funds
fur the purpose. The operations were
cariied on extensively from J713 to 1737,
and on to 1775. Iu 1723 it was stated
i that these mines had brought into the
colony 10,000 pounds. The works most
mproved and where the greatest excava
tions had been made were purchased for
t State prison. Two perpendicular shafts
tad been dug through rock, one 70 feet,
the other 35 feet deep. From the bottom
of these, tunnels were carried iu tli tie rent
directions, some of them 500 feet. Some
of the copper was coined into money of
the valne of 42 cents in paper currencv
with the inscription on one side "I "am
good copper," on the other "value me as
you please one of them is preserved,
dated 1737; but they did not circulate af
Iu 1773, the General Assembly of the
State took measures to establish a peni
tentiary at these mines. By blasting
rocks they prepared a lodging room 12
by 12 iu the caverns, and fixed over one
shaft a large iron door; there were no
buildings on the premises and the other
shaft was left open. The prisoners were
employed iu digging the ore, and appa
rently kept under ground all the time.
It was called New Gate prison. The
criminals were those guilty of jburglary,
horse stealing, conn teifei ting coin or
bills, or making dies for it. As one shaft
was left open, and other passages not se
cured the early prisoners all escaped
through these. In 1775, three escaped
and then they secured the other shaft
and built a block house over one shaft
this was destroyed by lire in 1776, when
a new one was made, and a dwelling
house for the keeper. This was burnt iu
1779, and new buildiugs were erected ov
er the mouth of the cavern suitable to
keep the prisoners at labor in the day
lime, up to tins time lliey had been em
ployed m mining: now they were put to
P1I me 4. i
mere was no wan around tne .prison
till 1781, when a picket fence with bas
tiaua was put around it. But in that
year when there were 28 prisoners, they
rose ail the guard, seized their anus
locked tbein in the cavern and escaped
a good many of them were tories
It was thought to be a very strong
prison. Gen. Washington sent them some
men for confinement from Cambridge. He
"Gentlemen: The prisoners which
will be delivered you with this, bavin
been tried by a court martial, and deem
ed tube such flagrant and atrocious vil-
lians that that they cauuotrby any means
be letat largo or counued in any ttkice
near this camp, were sentenced to be sent
to simsbury in Connecticut, loa wil
therefore be pleased to have them secur-
w - i .
eu in your jail, or iu sucn other manner
as to you shall seem necessary, so that
they cannot possibly maker ("Heir escape
The charge of their imprisonment will be
at the continental expense. I am, &c,
In 1781 Congress proposed to make
these mines a place for the reception of
British prisoners of war, but this was not
They were for a time disused, but
1700 a new act was passed constituting
them again constituting them a State
prison, called as before New Gate. A
large work shop and a dwelling house of
brick were constructed. Under one ead
of the house was a room secured by mas
sive stone walls from which led the only
passage to'the cavern. This was through
a solid rock ; the month of this entrance
was the one leading into the guard room
above ; and well secured by a trap door
with lock and heavy bolts. Th prison
ers were lodged iu the caverns. At day
light they were taken up to the work
shop where they took their meals, and
at 4 o'olook p. m., were returned to the
caverns. Each one had a fixed amouut
of work to do every day. At first they
made wrought uails. Then after 1820,
they made slices, wagons, and other arti
cles, but the prison did not support itself
by convict labor : it drew from the state
treasury, ou an averge of $7,000 a yeaiv
The convicts generally enjoyed good
health no contagious disease had ever
occurred here. The caverns ijrete condu
cive to health. Thoso aiflicted-tvith cu
taneous diseases were ofteu cUied. The
temperature wasunil'oi in at all seasons
of the year, about 52 degrees. In 1827,
the prisoners we're removed to the new
prison at Wethersfield on the bonk of the
Connecticut river. These facts are taken
from the history of New-Gate, by Noah
A. Phelps, Hartford, 1845. E. F. K.
The Horrors of Solitary
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n tm iri niuuciH ui uic ni. liuuin uiuw
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Democrat, describing Joliet, 111., State
penitentiary, says the system of solitary
confinement merits some description. At
a point within the prison yard, at the
extremity of one of the great cell houses
and far removed from the noise aud hum
of the workshops, is a stone buildiug, iu
which are arranged iu two galleries forty;
solitary colls. Each is about 10x10 feet
iu dimensions aud 15 feet iu the clear.
A long horizontal window, perhaps 6 feet
in width by eight inches in height, loca
ted near the top of the cell, admits light
and air. It is sank in the heavy walls,
and rarely do the sun's rays penetrate the
interior of the tomb-like apartment. The
floor of the cell is of stoue, the ceiling is
painted white, the walls are a glaring
white. The two bits of color in the cell
are the black irons of the inner grating
and the red wooden bucket iu the corner
of the cell. That bucket is the only piece
of furniture. The prisoner to be punished
is led to one of these cells and handcuffed
to the inner grating, his arms being at
the natural elevation. A heavy wooden
door shots off a view of the corridor. He
is alono amidst a silence as profound as
the grave. His own voice, should he
raise it in protest of his fate, is thrown
back to him by the cold, pitiless walls,
aud the echo causes him to start. He
looks around and nothing meets his eyes
but the glistening white walls. At first
he does not notice this. Ere long his eves.
used to the moving life of the workshop,
begin to weary of this monotonous glis
tening, blank view. The feeling, at first
irksome, becomes paiuful. Ho tries to
look at the window above, but it is soar-
ranged that he sees nothing but the flood
ot light. 1 he blue sky he remembers on-I
ly as a thing of beauty never heeded be-
bu e. A glimpse of it now would be a
boon inestimabh. He tries to shut his
eyes, to relieve them of the glistening,
blank impression, but his disordered
impression, but his disordered
nerves cause strange lights, and an an-
noying pnaiuasiuagona oi grotesque anu
i . . .. . ,
ever-changing figures to dauce through
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illO Lllllill. XI IIU 13 Ui till 4tUlC UCI IVIID
an acute nervous
formation, this soon becomes torture to
him, aud he fears that he is loosiug his
mind. Some of the most rebellious suii-
its have been quelled by a brief retire
meut iu these merciless- white cells.
A Item a ikable Bed.
mere uas ueen ou view in runs a
bod of rare aud singular construction.
made to the order of an Indian prince.
The bedstead, which isofsutiu wood.
with large plates of silver repousse
work, is very beautiiully carved, and
has cost upwards of 812,000. The
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vs..u. p iu t ucu .c
mattress, which has been fitted up as
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aTTi rr 7ZJtr rrrr S i
Gounod's oueras. At the four corners
lies now n il i :ivs i ii ii es se U'ci pi l irnm
of the bed are four statues, renrnt-
cast tnese statues tne eyes nave been
. .1 .i
mi tnmm..., i.o rMain .
mm m 111 i v - i i i i i . . is iiss v a mm. ssmss. . i i f -
nprnnnp on t hesp vnnncr IsitIipk i.
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hpJcrl.tPMPr? l.v Hip ndflitimiof m...
wigs in four shades of color, supposed
to bc tipical of each nation. The -arms
of rajah are carved at the head of the
bedstead, which, though in shocking
bad taste, is a marvel of workman
A Home-Madc Telephone.
The American Farmer gives the fol
lowing directions for making a cheap
home-make telephone :
To make a good and serviceable
telephone, good from one farm house
to another, only requires enough wire
and two cigar boxes. First select
your boxes, aud make a hole about
half an inch in diameter in the center
of the bottom of" each, and then place
one iu each of the houses you wish to
connect ; then get five pounds of com
mon iron stove pipe wire, make a
loop at one end and put it through
the hole in your cigar box and fasten
it with a nail ; then draw it tight to
the other box, suppoiting it when
necessary with a stout cord. You can
easily run your line into the house bv
port your boxes with slats nailed
W. - C7 LI
across the window, and your tele-
1 i .
phone is complete. lhe writer has
one that is yards long and cost
Mm . i i
m X-l J "Il O V VylJ I O L I . ly U UI LUi I J II J llO 1 U
wheothe organ is playetl thirty feet
Tii,Tn' nn T a 1 1 1 o r ro i ontni w i
away in another room.
V H -
ly to be unveil-
ate monument is now ready
cd on Thursday. The statute of the Con
federate soldier is perfect aud too beauti
ful to be desciibed by our pen.
m ,. i i ( . i a I'-a..- i
l lie uraaeu dcnooi uas received an
other contribution of $450 from the I'ea
body fund, making $900 received this
year, for which the school and communi
ty are truly grateful to Dr. Curry.
I c . I yt . I ivrwl It inn nFi id mnnno mAirthrsns ai win ue very rainy, u iu su miner, nuu Avani MO,i
ing young gins or opanisu. ureek, v' " i. .Ml k. . Mi i I :rr " . J
TtTi;., o.wi Nn:.vn.i;t i.:-1 that noint. We have never tound a "V: "wm " ..." . irrain eamblinsr. Jiis testimony v
onlv ornament beimr a irold snnke remedy that so promptly relieved this u between - and 4 o clock, p. m., follows:
bracelet twiited around fhe wrist form "f constipation as NeUiton's Sup- changeable in summer-fair and mild -Are you a comniission merchant
which holds the fan they are waving Pnf' Thi treatment alone is r. "J0!?'"-
over the sleener Rv an inrrpninnt sometimes sufficient to cure such , peiween 4 ana o o ciock, p. ra lair A dealer?'
over tne sleeper, rjy an ingenious . . , . both in winter and summer. . ,
contrivance of ttie art st emu oved to cases; and where the trouble is more . in , , , . sir.
Constipation is the beginning of
many diseases. It is the most prev-
, 7 M :. e
alent of all atftfclions among those not
accustomed to oat-door activities. It
frequently commences in infancy
through the neglect or ignorance of
parents ; and the health sometimes
becomes permanently impaired before
the cause is discovered by the physi-
There should be at least oue free
aud natural movement of the bowels
every day, and when that is not the
case, ail proper means should be
promptly employed to bring it about.
Nature intends that the waste materi
al, after digestion is completed, shall
bo passed out of the system within a
certain time, but if that time is ex
ceeded ft commences to be absorbed,
thus the blood is poisoned and the
vital force is impaired ; hence the
body becomes an easy prey to disease.
Dvspepsia is generally the first dis
eased condition caused by constipation.
lhe liver soon becomes involved as a
result of indigestion, then the kidneys.
It is evident that a long continued
derangement of either of these impor
tant organs must result most unfortu
nately. All experience proves that
habitual constipation is a very unsafe
condition of the system, and one lia
ble at any time to develop incurable
Various plans have been devised
for the cure of this distressing com
plaint; but we do not believe in re
stricting the treatment to anv one
remedy, lo secure success various
metyods must be employed, and em-
ploped persistently. Some will after
a while lose their effect, and others
must be substituted; no quarter should
be shown until this great enemy to
health is overcome. The habit of ta
king purgative medicines to relieve
the bowels often increases the trouble;
that is. the system becomes accustom
ed to this remedy and there is no re
lief without it ; the remedy debilitates,
i i i . r
anu ii uecomes oiny a question oi
time how long the treatment can be
As in this case there is always a
torpid liver, we should commence the
treatment witn a miiU cathartic as
two or three liver pills : and then pay
especial attention to the diet.
made from cm shod wheat or oat meal
should be used ; wc should not restrict
the patient as to other iood?, except
as to quantity. He should eat enough,
but not overload the stomach. A
tumbler of cold water with a teaspoon-
fill of table salt dissolved in it and
drank every morning half an hour
tvpfhre hrmkfiut often acts like mniric
. o - a
,n restoring the bowels to their natu-
i i . ir 'ii i
i hi ponu i on. mere are raanv eases
- . p H1118til)ation wi the
ot obstinate constipation, vheie the
whole trouble exists in tne lower part
nF .m bv of &1
i v j . ... b
er, due to feeble action of the
ninscles, and to a congested and dry
I nanara Ilia simiuwilnl'V
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7 " "T, V JZA.f. if the wind is north
I IHOSl VllUUUie IOUIUOI1 lO UIC UI
t.t1 , t I I I QC?
Regular and vigorous out-door ex-
erc8 all imjortant. Kneading the
bowels with the hands lias been re
commended; alsoy the drinking of
water frequently, to which we should
always add a little (able salt.
The frequent use of a syringe should
be avoided, for much the same reason
that cathartics ought to be avoided.
No harsh or very active treatmeut is
required in these cases; but mild rem
edies may be employed persistently ;
in tact, they should never be rem it tea
until the bowels become regular and
the health is restored. We believe
that a majority of cases are curable.
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We know ot one case ot great severi
ty that lasted twenty-two years, and
was then cured, although the general
health has never been fully restored.
HaiCs Jouanal of Health.
Kindly Counsel. It would be
more creditable for Gen. Arthur and
better for his party if he should keep
aloof from further office seeking, luru
a deaf ear to the insidious parasites
who are urging him to seek renomi
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,,a ,tm 5J NT W V u,e vlMg. F"JI"
t,c,al' and llot to Ue to ?n if
I I A . AinAi S m
on.uloi 4 t.iL-n ransison crrm mi
Oimuiu IV wn w ft "I
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m it s - sasis mm lis a w w . i t i ss s . s
ak 1 7" ft-
Senatar Butler, of South Carolina,
will fie vote this summer to a svstem-
ati6 gtudv of the public roads of his
State. He will also investigate the
road svrtem of other States, and pub
lish a series of articles upon the sub-
I joot. Char. Dcm.
We need an able man like Senator
Butler to do the same thing In this
State. There is more enduriug fame
; iUn : .,; n r-r,rc
iu sw hiiMM sao q'm a w vvi'iviwi
Evebett A Wheeler. The fight
over the collectorship in tne fifth
district of this State still continues.
The following in reference to it we
clip from the Washington correspon
dence of the Baltimore Sun of the
8th inst : Journal-Observer.
Dr. Mott, one of the coalition
bosses of North Carolina, accompan
ied by Mr. O'Hara, the Republican
colored Representative-elect from that
State, and others, occupied some por
tion of his valuable time with rela
ting the progress of the coalition
movement in North Carolina, and
urged him not to remove Internal
Revenue Collector Everett, of that
State, and reinstate W heeler, which
United States Marshal Keogh, with
tears in his eyes, besought him to do
when here last week.
What WasPut Back" at Chicago.
Now York Tribune (Inspired by Mr. Conk
Several things were, indeed, "put
back'7 as the result of the Chicago
Convention, but the country was not
one ot them.
The third term conspiracy was put
The boss system was put back.
, The snap primary plan of turning
out "instructed" delegates was put
The attempt to throttle district
representation was put back.
The machine iu New York ami
Pennsylvania was put back.
The idea entertained by sundry
gentlemen that they carried the party
round in their collective breeches
pockets was put back.
lhe impression that was rapidly
making headway that "government
of the neoDle bv the neonle" was
played out was put back.
lhese are some of the leading
things that were put back as a result
oi mat great convention. Ami by so
much as they were out back, and
, b . . ' m
th f50Illltl.v hraa nAvaniJi lUiilllJ
. - -
I since the dav wIipo the hAnv and
IIVvs 1 I VIVIA III
nfim:pari na.-fiolrl Q llftm;n,u i
in or aw i-.ii i in r.
How. Il wilt Change After the Moo
The following table was construct
ed by the celebrated Dr. Herschell,
upon a philosophic consideration of
the attraction of the sun and moon.
It is confirmed, says an exchange, by
the experience of mauy yearn' obser
hion and will suggest to the observer
i i i t . i I I il
I tar liot LplttI r t w t linn t ill imIiA I i I
; " "v W1 ' ,a n,M i
l nil in i 1 1 or iiiiiini r i :i ii rr i niu ;i i i
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of her quarters. As a general, rule
h it J-u ,
r. .",v. .v. "
found wonderfully correct :
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west ; rainy, if south or soutlr.vesL In
winter, fair and frosty, if the wind is
northwest ; rainy, if south or south-
Between 10 and 12, p. m., rainy, in
summer and lair anu frosty in winter.
.. . .. .
Between n at iiigui anu ojv
r . in l o ii,
. m., tair iu summer ana irosty in
winter unless the wind is from the
south or southwest.
Between 2 aud 4 a. in., cold and
very showery in summer, aud snow
and storm in the winter.
Between 4 aiid 6 a. in., rainy both
in winter and summer. V
Between 6 and 8 a. m.f wind and
rain in summer aud stormy in winter.
Between 8 and 10 o'clock, a. m.,
showery in summer and cold in win
Between 10 and 12 o'clock, a. m.,
showery in summer and cold and win
try in winter.
A New Hampshire paper says that
the country district school in tn
State is far from being what it was
crpnprflt on aeo. riencnes which were
nrowdetl then are nearly empty now,
; and in the place of merry groups of
i anu m
I k.M ,
rcn scaiiereu niung
and there a solitary scholar
l takes UD
I w v
his lonely walk to school.
The towns very generally raaae no
eir scnoois, out
I 1 I
Idren to send.
-Someone has -suggested a method to
alii .LdTion mi's pr&nd-da'ugliter. Let
u.v. O .
every admirer of the hero send her a
portrait of1 her illustrious ancestor as
it is issued by tiiegovcrumeiii. iue
portrait adornSg two-doiiar oni, anu
sxs there artV sfflions of Jenersonians
in the counttf to whom this nnja
cm,, sum. t!ie lauv couia repur-
. I,.- -u ,,,i i; tin titnrn
f rbiva. and at her death the
property to belong to the United
'Statefi. Uiarioue uuserver.
NEW SPRING GOODS!
L M Mm llUlllllHltUSltBl pjArrmj
KLUTTZ ft RENDLEMAN
Have now received their entire stock ot Spring and Summer Goods which hsve
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an oi w men tney oner as cheap a the cheapest. They have now in
LARGEST ASSORTMENT F
NOTIONS, CLOTIIING, FURNISHING
s . t- ..- T it
they have bought for aiany seasons. F"A
FULL ASSORTMENT OF
We still nave the best FLOUR, OAT MEAL, MEATS, SUGARS, TEA 9
COFFEES, RICE, CANNED FRUITS, JFLLIE8, PURE LARD, BRAN
MEAL, New Orleans MOLASSES and SYRUPS, Ae. A rail assort men t of
FAMILY MEDICINES. Agents for Cats'
uuamu, which is tJrnrst class, and which we otter Tor 400 lbs. of Lint
Come and See us
before you buy or sell, for we will do you
-v Apru is, laoa
The late Gov. Swain was Judge at
25 and Governor at 31. Judge Badir-
er aud Judge Strange, were Judges at
Zi. J in I re Jbowle was but htt!e
older. There is not a Judge of the
I r -s. . m .
I P! KXTVUtl except
Judge bbipp over 45, most of them
not 80 mac' The large majority of
leading legislators since the war have
J beeu men under 40. Senator Vance.
Senator Merrimon and Senator Ran
soni are all instances ot renutation
achieved and services rewarded at
ages when they all might be regarded
as very young men. Young
America has its reward in store. The
old clement dies away all too rapidly;
tor we do miss the staid, sober, safe
wisdom of the Grahams, the Badgers,
lne Ruffins. Let youtnr America ore-
I a I .1 t f
pare 10 emtiiato tnose men. Asru-
i i j t
U Evcrhart, a member of
the "regular board," in Chicago, was
'Did vim fv-pr luiv anv m-i'm pv
pjgw- to 0W1, ;t ?
fftvor l 9
What nronortion of the deals are
8UC, as y0i, made?'
It is estimatel by Mr. Storms, I
believe, that 97J per cent, are ficti-
'Did you ever discover any difl'er-
ence between a bucket shop and the
regular board ?
'Do the commission firms all specu
'All, more or less, I think.'
'How many solely speculate?'
'Is speculating dijlerent from gam
bling?' 'Not that I can see.'
'Is it as safe as poker ?'
'I think not.'
Before Judge Tall v. in the Circuit
a Cmrt ftt chicag0j on Saturday, certain
heirs contested the payment of .i bequest
to a Roman Catholic Clinreli to reimburse
him for saying masses for the repose
the soul of the testate . The point uied
by counsel for the heirs was that the
money was expended for a superstitious
um. Ths court held that the objection
could not hold, and that the bequest was
valid uuder the State statutes.
A jiear orchard iu Thomas county,
Ga., was sold five years ago for $650.
It was next sold for $1,UU, tne
$650 haviug been recouped from cut-
timrs in the mean time, a moiun
afterwards 12,8UU was ottered lor it
aI)u now it could not be bought f'oi
Tim hi 'iiinis-il nark i
in MotiLina will
Vive an area of 12,000, square mile
nearly teu times that of the whole
wants ana tastes ot tneir numerous
4 V o .
GOODS, 8HOE8, Ladies' and Mea's HAT,
mm. Jr:S '' 'A-JI i JtA. Mfc M-
new stock of TABTJg and GLAS8WARB
FIVE GENT TINWARE.
Spool Cotton. Agents for the BMPTRB
W. W. TAYLOR D. J. BOSTIAV,
J. R. KEEIST,
. Salisbury, N. C.
Apt for PHffiNIX IRON WORKS,
Engines, Boilers, Saw Mills,
Also, Contractor and Boildos -i
Ja 85, '88. lj
" 3 m S iaai S S
A GOOD COW and ( ALI'
A ;ood Cow, of medium age, and a young
calf, will be sold at a fair price. Cow (
givinS milk. Apply at this OtlteC
When Mrs. F. a-Ued fur a new bonnet
Fogg promptly refnatnl. ' A man and
wife aro oue," he said, ''and it is m efaty
to practice self-denial on all poooiblo oa.
The London Globe says there is a tone
in the vicinity of Merlin on which wao
found recently the body of the seven
teen tli saicide who bad resorted ta that
spot to end his misery. Tho
ought not to spare that tree.
j No longer must we say, Lo,
tored red Indian! for there aro
in the Indian territory University
of are studying bennan, rrench,
Greek, geology, moral philosophy, politi
cal economy and other Won chop of tao
The rose crop of Newport, R. L, it
worthy of attention, oue bosh having
produced nine thousand flowers in a
year, sold at ten cents each. It is per
haps superfluous to remark that lies
are el reaper than roses at Newport,
"Mother Goose," according to tho
latest authorities, (ar from being
myth, was the wife of Isaac Goose,
and lived iu Pudding lane (now kuawu.
as Devonshire street), Boston. She
was born in 1665 and died in 1767.
or, I he first edition of Ik r nursery rbr
was piiiuisncu uy tier son-in-law.
i l I I a
, Thomas Fleet, in the year 1719,