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SALISBURY . N. C, OCTOBER 18. 1883.
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The Carolina Watchman,
: TAl.siIllHN THE YEAIU8S2.
iCB.f, M 1N advance.
Article for Universal
For Srarlct and
Typhoid W overs.
Sor Throat, Small
Pox, Meaale, and
"2 v3ow Frtrer r..s been curtd with it after
JSik vonilt Had taken place. The wort
out of LlMuheiSa yield to it.
man lfrehi ami od
Sad 8re prtjTt-nt- PITTING of SmaU
T .Ti 1 m r.i m WWM aa m
d by jawing
A member of my fam
ily was taken with
Small pox. I used the
Fluid : the patient was
not delirious, was not
pitted, and was about
the house again in three
weeks, ami no others
had it. - J. V. Pakk
T m it II i Air made
hkrial" i.d ptirilicd.
for Sore iTUroat it i a
suije cure. s
For tWted I Feet,
If Ue Complex
ion lelured bjt ue.
Ship Fefi-r prel-cnled.
To purify the Iti eatll,
Cleamir; the Tevth,
it wn'tiie MirpisjeJ.
Catarrh relieved and
cured, !' 'I
Burn relieved i4uutly.
The physicians here
use Darbys Fluid cry
successfully in the treat
ment of Diphtheria.
Wound heale J;rapidly.
or Vegetable 4ouons,
Tetter dried up.
I uied the rluta during ":'"
ouroroefctnffliclion with Ulcer punned and
t. . ! n. ..i.. '..A
Scarlet fever frith de
rided adrantne It is
In cases of Death it
should be used about
the corpse it will
prevent any unplea'
The eminent Phy
sician, J. MARION
SIMS, M. !., New
York, says : "I am
convinced Prof. Darbys
Prophylactic Fluid is a
indilpetuidjlc toihe sick
room Wm. If. Sand-
Yandefbilt lniverslty, NashvlUe, Tenn,
I testify to tr most excellent a,ualiues of Prof,
Darbys Jroitiyiciic Fluid. A a d;sinfectant and
detergen K is ttlitlicoretically and practically
superior to auyjprep'aration with which l am ac
quainted N. '. Liihton, Prof. Chemistry.
Dar ys Fui:l is Recoinmenrled by
Hon. llux4i-uk H. Stepuhns, of Georgia ;
Rev. Chas. '. Deans, D.D., Church of the
Jos. CaCNT, Columbia, Prof .University, S.C.
Xev. A J. BlTTLB, Prof., Mercer University;
Rev.-vno. rlPiERCB, Bishop Si. E. Church:
INDISPKNSanLK TO KVEBY HOME,
Perfectly fpirmlcss. Used internally or
exter.illy for Man or Beast.
The fluid hjs been thoroughly tested, and we
have auAndant ivtdcnre that it has done everything
here olimcd. p' r ii.il -r information get of your
Druggist a parojphlcl or send to the proprietors,
, J. Ii. ZKILIN CO.,
Manufacturing tbemws, PH 1LADELPH1A.
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P. II A 1 A 111 IM
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AS WELIi AS THE INTEREST OF
Crawford, of the firm of
RJR. 6RAWF0RD & CO.
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V e aro ubw prepared to supply our
. -I,' w-l
castoiMers wfth all kiuds of
In addition to the
j Ueijt Selected Stock or
H U W A R E in the
I We also handle
Hifle anki Blasting Powder
anu a full line ot Mining Supplies.
Duplicate. Any Prices ln
CAjix And see us.
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Tlte Attraction at the Fair What Nature
has done for a single State Phenomenal
liesources and Varied Industrie.
Written for the Boston Commercial Btilletla.
At the American Exhibtion in the vast
building of the New England Manufac
turers' and Mechanic' Institute there is
more to be seen that awakens interest
and excites admiration than at either
ef the two fairs which have been held
there. The executive managers of the
Institute began with lofty aims and am-
oiuoh.. i ueir one enort was a success
their second surpassed ti, and. $ieii pres-
ent marks a new and splendid step in ad-
ranee. It does not derogate in the least
from the great merit and excellence of the
thonsands of exhibits arranged iu the
grand hall and brUad galleries to say that
the first place soughLby the majority of
adult visitors is tlie space occupied by
the State of North Carolina, for the gen-
tlemen who have that exhibit iu charge
have sent their iuvitatious to all parte of
New England asking her farmers and ar-
tisans to pay them a visit, and the re-
spouse is what might have been expect- '
. I ,u
inese invueu gasus
t ii kin Mm on r.raiiM fn r if lirimil arsirwiir -
. MiW p..u -.
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fit. nil m tiA rho C r I i i rr bAiiia rhnr .iidiL.n
yonsupueiora iuem uverneau are
.tun uiuc, icueAiiig uic MiiueiiieB oi me
i1..im hi'.m ii iiT f Ik a linn ivniilmio Tit f i'kii r
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.o ..v. o...u.us .,ut
in letters oi Host wore (tltey are made
of mica) from a back ground of leaves
aud moss, the top of the sign being liter
ally covered with small national flags. A
neat office is at the fore over which is an
other sign intimating that information
coucerning the State may be had there,
aud on inquiry the guest finds that a
small library ot publications is atjusser-!
vice, all furnished by the agricultural do-
partment of the State, w hose conimisiou-
er, llou. Montford McGehee, is there with
a welcome for every visitor. i
T i . 1 Al S..L- J
iiik toe omce aim pacing uowu
one of the aisles the first thought of al-
most every one is: Can it be possible '
tIiafc thi vaiiedcollecthMiofores
aml winerala, of agricultural products
jiuu yi uHucni n mi ootameo "iuiiii
the bounds of a single State! "Yes,"
i .r i .ii . i ...j i .:.! ' .
replies the courteous commissioner, "our
state is divided into three sections each
abounding iu great and varied wealth.
Be pleased to look around you and see
what nature has done for it, aud what its '
soil yields when experienced farmers cul
The visitor invariably "looks around" .
(he Ciiunot help it), and the tnoiehestud-'
ies the display the greater is his admira- '
v..... .w, w..w..u. utiiiiii rewuura
of the old North State. The following '
f ion till' llii. ir Aliiliki.tii I ioitiiK.il iman nnn
synopsis of what may be seeu there will
be useful to tho Bulletin's readers, al
though it will be rather in the line of sug
gestive hints than of a descriptive cata
THE USEFUL MINERALS
of the State iuclude mica, chromic iron,
corundum, manganese, kaolin, fire clay,
agulmatolite, whetstone, millstone, graph
ite, limestone, marble, talc, serpentine,
ban te, marls, asbestos, soapstoiie, pyrite
and several kinds of building stones.
Liberal specimens of all these are display
ed iu the State's exhibit, in addition to
t,,e baMr and oufi,, metal8 and minerals
mere are precious stones shown in case.,
a 1 a a a a I
mciuuing agate, uervi, ttiamoud, emeraia,
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carnet. hiddeuite. (a auione stone) onal.
ruby, sapphire and zircon. Among the '
building stones there are several peculiar i
specimens, such as the leopardite, from
its odd tracings and spots resembling a
leopard's skin ; also granite with large
and irregular green spots. These fanci
ful work i ngs are probably due to segrega
tion of manganese, and tlie stone when
polished is very handsome. There is
nothing like it North. The marbles aud
sandstones shown are susceptible of a
high polish. The marble industry iu the
State is not yet developed, and the specU
mens shown at the fair were detached
from the surface veins.
THE IRON ORES
of North Carolina are widely distiibuted
over the State, and include all tlie princi
pal kinds magnetite, hematite, liuiouite
ami smeiite, anu most ot tueir varieties
aud modifications. As iu all other
branches of industry, this branch is im
perfectly conducted aud only a few mines
are in first class rnuuing order. Some
sixty lots are shown in the exhibit. One
of the most remarkable and persistent
rauges of iron ore iu the State crosses the
county of Guilford, some ten miles north
west of Greensboro. The ore is granular
magnetic, and is everywhere titan if erous.
The length of the outcrop, air line, is
l en ty -eight miles. Another ore belt,
running parallel with it at a distance of
three miles from it, known as the Shaw
outcrop. There are apparently ','00,000
tons of ore above water level, in this par
ticular section, iu the ore six loot bed.
The ore locally called "powder ore" is
unique, being a very pulveriileut mass
carrying a notable per cent, of oxide of
manganese, and assays 98.92 per cent,
pure iron, and is exhibited in considera-
ble quantities. The mine is located ouc-
half mile went of Wooteu's Station, on
t,ie Air-Line Railroad.
THE GOLD EXHIBITS.
The gold of North Carolina belongs to
j four different geological positions, and is
generally more or less alloyed with sil
. ver varying from pure gold on one side
to pure silver on the other. According
to the specimens shown in the exhibit,
the auriferous ore of the State in a gener
al way embraces nearly one-half of the
State, bat the productive area contains
about 13,000 square miles. Nearly every
mod of occurrence of gold known to the
geeiegjai and mining engineer finds here
aD illustrative example, and the same is
aioWu in the apedmens in the State's X-
Liuit Tie exillit of mitiva goid aD(i goW.
bearing minerals attracts much attention
that from Stanly, Montgomery, Ruther-
ford and Caldwell counties being free
milling, and that from the other counties
obtained in the form of sulphurate. In
golue of the counties of the State from
half a dozen to thirty-three mines are
worked more or less. The average assay
of gold iu the State is about $10 value
per ton. In some instances as much as
$00 a ton has been assayed. Rowan
county is especially prolific iu gold miH-
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m,w '"" uu 8UOWB y
eu. at the fair. A group of mines -
ll . I t .rQ.i- i I
wuHHwit o. oa.isuury me now
oeing woraeaoy an rugiisa syndicate,
and the assays have run from $4 50 to
... . , i mm a a
,zoou. ine nirgestgoiu in nuggets on
exhibition weigh 110, 90 and 56 penny-
weignis respectively, nunougn nuggets
considerably larger are sometimes secur-
aw . . I
eu ln connection witn tlie display ot
golu uuggets, quite a number ot precious
ahmM r. slmn-n finwimuni. f onnne
bwww. i" i. i'v.vi iiivii" wi vii.i'i'v'i
ores are also shown. Almost all the North
Carolina copper mines in the central
counties have beeu hrst worked tor gold,
Ingot copper is produced in Ashe county,
useful minerals axd stones.
The scope of the exhibit of specimens
of useful minerals and building sUues is
a surprise to many good people unac-
qaainted with the resources of North Car-
0jlia por j8tance, mica mining has
been carried on here for years, aud one
wine in Mitchel county yields a tou of
marketable mica a month ', and this re-
RMU furnishes the bulk of this mineral to
the world's markets. A crvstal of 312
pounds from a piece of North Carol iua
corundum is now iu the cabinet of Am-
t.-st (,'ollt'ge, Mius. One of the largest
fofa 0f kaolin is found near Greensboro;
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and fire brick is abuudaut in Gastou
"county: The colored marbles cnnableof
a hich ualish. and areatlv valued in arch-
itecture as well as iu other onamenial 1
arta are found iu Macon and Cherokee I
counties and on Nautehaleh and Valley
Scventy specimens of building
.toueg are fmid in the State ; these ein-
bree irrauite of ever v nietr frniaa
soapstoue, talc, limestone, marble, lire-
. i a ..
stone, iiiuerocK, sauustone ot various
shades aud texture, syenite and porpho-
ry. Builders aud others who linger
around the North Carojina exhibit find
much that is interesting and suggestive
iu specimens of building stones.
"IVT a. I. r i j a
jxorui Carolina is no less iameu in man
ufacturing facilities than in natural re
sources. The acirreimte water nower ot
the State i.s nliont .ViSOOfMlfi l,nr-nnW
, , t , ,
and this forte is distributed over the eu
tire area of the State. This power js ad-
equate to turn 140.000.000 cottou snindles
'and would manufacture three times the
entire crop of the country, whereas all
., ... . 4. Al .
T.li mi k in nnorstinn nn ilta nnnlinai. i
ou 8mo one qual ter of iL Thero are
specimens of cottou, raw and mauufac-
tured; woods in the rough and polished:
. . , e , - t . , .
flour, &c, in sight. The collection of
nam woous on exinoition suggests a
source of immense wealth. These woods
have laid the foundation for extensive
manufactures, such as wagons aud car-
nages, shuttles aud bobbins, plates and
dishes of gum wood, while the most val-
uable cabinet woods are shipped abroad
The high finish or polish which many of
the woods are susceptible of attracts the
attention of manufacturers of wood.
Mauy of these woods are unknown iu
New England. Much of the cottou goods
mauufac tured are for local or home con
sumption, The kiuds on exhibition equal
the best made anywhere, so far as texture
and finish are concerned. The cottou
mills in the State now number 64, aud
operate 2,858 looms aud 156,030 spindles.
The fisheries of the State are the most,
important along the Southern Atlantic
coast, employing over $500,000 capital,
and yielding a total value of products to
the fisherman of 50,000 annually. Spe
cimens of North Carolina food fish are
now being arranged iu the exhibit.
Agricultuagkd its kindred pursuits, I jn tuve disintegrated. In this condi
as illustratecTby this fine supply, will be j ,ion h js be oxjdized hydro
treated of iu the next issue of the Bute 1 geuium. This metal is present in the
tin, foi notwithstanding her vast mineral 8UU and all the planets in enormous
and forest wealth, agriculture is the quantities. Chemistry has revealed
State's principal iudustry, aud an euor- to us niaiiy maf vel8j but none greater
mous percentage of her citizens obtain than the composition of common wa
froni it their livelihood, ter.
Thou Under land est My Thought
Mary was kneeling down by the
side of her bed, her eyes closed and
her hands clasped. If her mother
had seen her she would have thought
she was praying, and she would have
been pleased that she knelt so long.
But she was only "saying her pray
ers." not pray i He. Her mind was
full of the young people down in the
parlor, whose shouts of merriment
came sounding up the Stairs every
few minute", and of the happy eve
ning she had had. They were all
older than herself, and though her
mother had allowed her to sit
up an hour later than usual, the
time had come when Mary knew it
would not do to beg for a'li ttle more
But the longer she knelt the more
her thoughts wandered away from
what she was tryii g to do. The words,
some of them, passed through her
mind, but that was ail. At last she
jumped up. ''It's no use," shy said,
hurrying into bed. "J ve tried my
best. Well, nobody will know I
couldn't get through the Lord's pr lyer
even. However it s the first time in
a good many years that I went to
sleep without saying it."
But Mary felt uncomfortable the
few minutes she lav awake. She had
been brought up to feel that she must
prav at ,east twice a day. just as much
jgg gje mutt eat her meals. She didn't
fj qU',te right, especially when moth
A C ' mi
er came in and aked (iod to take
eat of her little girl and make hei
Mary's first dream was a strange
one. Slie thought she was sitting in
ier little bed-room reading. But in
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wi m, m m m v m-' v r g 1 ' V
i i l lit- i ii mi i v aaf i i i i v i
ed with rosebuds and delicate ferns
she found, on glancing up from her
book, that the walls were white. As
she looked she saw a fair looking be-
nig, an angel, she supposed, begin
nine: to write on them : What was he
trying to write ? Our Father which
art in Heaven' the Lord's Prayer,
But what were tho.-e many words and
lines that came alter ? 1 wonder what
playjhey're at now ? How tiiey laugh!
1 thiuk mother might have let me sit
up longer, l came so near winning
that last game, and 'Hallowed be'
Anna Ross said that she would teach
me that new crochet stitdi to-morrow.
Oh, dear! I forgot. Where did I
leave on i xuy name. Any Jiea
Johnson said she didn't have to go to
i .. ini 'im.-. ri.
leU 1,11 ten Re
V e don t like to tell all the foolish
thoughts of" our little girl, with which
8Ue were soon filling the pure white
wa'l8' It seems too dreadtul to put such
words side bv side with our Saviour's
beautiful prayer. Mary felt so asham
ed and grieved as she read on that
she would gladly have covered bel
veP but tl,ey beld open aud
made to look.
'Blot it out ! blot it out !' she cried
at last ; 1 can t bear it. 1 never
. , i t . r
thought those things would look so
ii' i i . . .
urcnuiui wnen mey were written.
Can't something be done? Must I al
ways have it there? I will rub it out
But it was no use, she soon found.
The letters seemed to stand out more
distinctly ttian ever, ana on, on me
l il .
a,,gel XVrote Soon filling the walls
with what passed through her mind
in so short a space of time.
'Nothing you can do can blot it
out ' said the angel at last ; 'one thing
I oaaljr can.'
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I l..wl 4a ini ni,WA Kill- I. ah intr w u c QA
mwiv, uuv un jo; "o
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great ttiat sue awoke witn a start, uii:
what a relief to see, by the light of
the moon ttiat nilefl ner room, mat;
luc Pre" roseouus " Iei,,s w.c,c
still there, and no angel was writing
. .... 1. .. j 1 r
M down those foolish thoughts of hers.
Mv little friends. 1 don't need to
1 . '
I ask yoU wiat ol,iv caQ blot out all
these wrono thoughts aud words and
deeds of ours? But I should like you
to send me some texts about it, won't
you ? Of course, it is unnecessary for
I me to ask any of you if you know
about the angel who wrote on the
wall of Belshazzar's palace. But isn't
there a book where all these things
are written down, and remain writ
ten, uuless blotted out by that oue
thing of which the angel spoke?
Ihere are other allusions to this book
or these books. Who writes in them,
and when will they bo published?
And how many things are spoken of
as written in them? I can think of at
least five things. How mauj can you
Hydrogenium. A curious fact
about water is that the rust of the
metal known as hvdroerenium. When
oxygen combines with iron it forms
la i-li.li rluof anrl t ho mptill hpfiOfllPS
From the N. C. Presbyterian.
Notes From Florida.
Emporia, Fla., Oct. 1st, 1883.
Mr. Editor: At this season when
chilly nights begin to warn of winter's
approach the minds of many are turn
ed towards Sunny Florida. Heuee a
word written from Emporia, in Vol
usia county, may be of interest to
some. Your correspondent is enjoy
ing the hospitality of a North Caroli-
l.wl.. I f
u.i uv i uiiHiiiiwii rti mn v ni vnn t -
w. V,,.r '
reaoers, mrs. j. r. iison as her
Uaro ina and t he son of Prof S H O i
, . a a w
W-i f .. ' !
l son. tor sump lima a nmliuem. tl
rv...:,t .I; ,: Z 7 r ,: -Vroll in theUolden City. Thev want
av.uat,,. joouegeaiuiuescenaeu irom !
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" x tZTTm " HJ?" J
Trn rr," --- ' '' U1 ' t that is not the way to salvation.
inia. Mrs. Wilson -1 eaTXowot
da some two years ago from Leno.r, all lUweek. Not a h &m rf
N.C with her two sons agetl at logne and rose-water, but one of fire
present 15 and 19 years. Her home js ,,eeded
is on Lake Hester on the east side of '
which the young and growing town
of Emporia is located. Wintering Bees. All the best
Emporia is four miles north-east of apicultural authorities of the present
Volusia on the St John's river, and uav a8 we" a8 those who have gone
far enough away to escape the river- before, give the following as absolute
bottom malaria. It is situated ou a 1 requisite for safe wintering: 1. An
nice ridge of rolling piue lands iuter- eve11 temperature ranging from 42
spersed with beautiful clear water eg-tw 45 deg. 2. Complete expul
lakes.whieh extend northward toCres- j 8' or absorption of moisture irom
cut City. It is so located as to be very tne body of the hive. 3. Perfect tree
near the lines of projected railroads dom from outward disturbance. 4.
in the near future and now only four Protection of store from con:aci wi.li
miles from water transportation with frost. 5. Protected isolation I'romat
a good hard road. Many orange mosnheric chat ges iu spring. 6. Ex
groves are starting besides a number elusion of light. 7. Sufficient stoics
of dec ones in full bearing. Saturday j for winter consumption. It is geuer
iu ridimr around the country I saw a'Lv admitted that with these seven
trtvi nrl l m t at- lie Knm'l tt U7 . I.. C
an enclosure iu which were nearly 100
acres of thrifty groves owned aud ten-!
tied by Mr. Drudy and just south
west ot lus place is Mr. Beers, who
has charge of a number of groves for
various parties. Several stores, a saw
mill, and a blacksmith shop are al
ready here, and lots are being sold
indicating rapid growth. We are
surprised to see so many new homes
going up in every direction through
tne surrounding Country. 1 his, too,
before the i unparalleled boom expect- ,
eu tins iau ua coiuiueuceu.
But we began for the purpose of,
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line iinax. xso y ...v. , . y . . k
Uordon, Evangelist otbt. John s rres-
bytery heard of a few Presbyterians
aiiu visiteu tueui anu preucueu.
At that lime there was no church
building here. Soon afterwards the
Southern Methodist began a church
40x60 feet, weatherboarded, floored
aud covered it aud found themselves
unable to complete it. And as the
land and a large part of the lumber
was given on condition that they fin
ish it ready for worship, they could
secure no title. It was offered to the
Baptist w ho declined and afterwards
to the Presbyterians. In the mean
time a Presbyterian church was or
ganized by Mr. Gordon, and this sum
mer liev. A. Enloe, another Evangel
ist of St. John's Presbytery in Orange
county, began regular monthly preacli-
ing. Mr. Gordon advanced some $00
which was necessary to secure the
house and a proper deed. Our church
extension committee has voted $125 to
assist iu finishing the building which
was last week received, ihusallare
encouraged and the way is clear to
finish and dedicate within three or
four weeks. Many citizens who could
give nothing when uncertain as to its
being finished now come forward and
twill soon be nicely finished aud ready
Nothing succeeds like suscess. This
is a good large and handsome build
ing beautifully located, and the com
munity feel proud 01 it.
The Presbyterians are specially en
couraged, and the community, which
' a m a ava I.
a year ago knew little ot rresDyteri-
anism, are in hearty sympatny witn
Pathetic Incidents at I seisin.
In describing some of the scenes
and incidents attending the excava
tion of the dead and living at Ischia,
a correspondent says: A boy of
twelve had just been found, not hurt,
but wandering among the ruins,
looking for the spot where his home
had been. I asked him whom he had
lost. "They're all gone," lie said,
"father and mother and everybody."
Two young girls who had been buried
for three days, said when they were
dug out: "Ah, you do not know
what it is to be buried in the dark
for ten hours." They had no idea of
the real time which had elapsed.
One of the most touching incidents
which came under my knowledge
was that of a father distractedly urg
ing on the work of the excavators on
the spot where he had lost his little
son. He as calling the child's
name iu hoarse and trembling tones,
when suddenly a little voice was
heard from amid the broken masonry:
"I am here, papa. Don't be afraid ;
To Heaven in a Pullman Car.
f,And his Eleazer's sword clave
to his hand," was the Rev. Mr. Tal
raage's text at the Brooklyn Taber
nacle last Sunday. He contrasted
i the Hebrew general's energy in fight
ing tlie rhilis-tuies with easy-going
ways of these modern Christians who
want a "rose- water and kid glove'
campaign. "They want to ride to
Heaven in a Pullman sleeping car,"
said he. "with their feet mi nlnah
They want the bed made
11 i T . mill I I , 1 111' i 1 . IU .i i ill'
n . . .
WaY. tllUI MM VP t HP -wL- m.idnr
mf 9 - - vtvi . .. IVI i v i .
.ueatn, only wake the n up in time to
. . . . . r'" KKJ
eatn, only wake the n up in 1
)ll in the Golden City. The
t W C j-vs n M n . . . . .
Rnfl rmnna :,, m,' ' ...
pwi.wuivUB.in iuoricco covei
down before them on velvet enal ion.
a m '
contingencies provided for, there will
be no hazzard in wintering, and it is
further admitted that n? plan so fur
practiced combines all these essentials.
A curious Georgia industry is the
making of wrapping-paper out of rice
straw and palm leaves. A factory lo
cated at Savannah is now turning out
folli. tons a day of excellent paper. It
87, cent rk,e 8,raw Bm, u
gent ,m ,eavcs Jt ia of slluerior
.,i: ....i , I... L. 90 ..,. ,..,
Uliailtlf HUM Villi lilUUV V'lill,
cheaper than paper made of jute-butts
and rags, l tie cice straw antl palm
eave iave llel etolol e been WSSlS.
Tp .,, , factorv
jj40q a jav keep money at homCf
and give employment to idle hands.
Senator Pugh, of Alabama, regards
. Mr.Tilden out of the question far a
the next Presidency is concerned, and
is convinced that the nomination o
the Hon. Abram S. Hewitt would in
sure the next President to the Demo
cracy. Mr. Pugh savs he has n any
letters from leading Southern Demo
crats favoring the nomination of Mr.
Hewitt, and submits one from fjon
gressmun Buck ner, of Missouri, who
declares that if the East is to furnish
tire candidate no better man than Mr,
Hewitt can be found,
Aged Alfalfa. Alfalfa, or more
correctly lucerne, has a history envel
oped in the mist of antiquity. It w as
known as a valuable fodder plant in
ancient Media, 500 years before the
Christian era. From Media it found
its way to Greece, thence to the Ro
. n if n 1 . . .1 1 . ..
niMii Km in ro. rrol. JUCtHKie lens us
that lucerne was among the cultivat
leguminous plants 111 tlie days ot
;o, Virgil and Varro.
A Dutchman had two pigs, a large
one and a small one. The smaller
one being the elder, he was trying to
explain' to a customer, and ne uiu 11
iu this wise: " 1 lie little pig is me
- 1 ... 1 .1
nWest." Upon which his wife, as
sumed 10 correct mm, wnu,
will excuse him, he no speak as good
English as me : he no mean that the
little pie was the piggest, but the
youngest pig IS tlie Oiuesi.
. 1 T .1 I
A rrnnflmm from YanceV COlintV
. - j v .
O - a
1 Mi I ih no tnub mviv av w
o Lif thorn ncAfl in Iip
large hollow poplar Ires iu that coun
ty in one of the racmutain coves in
which a squatter named Brown, his
wife and six children spent two years
and endured all the rigors of the
severe mountain winters, subsisting
on roots acorns and game that he
could kill with his rifle. A valley
and a- creek still bear the name of
"Hollow Poplar" from this famous
A little girl came home telling liov
she had seen a drunken man fvuis ir.
the gutter. "My dear." bald the f
ther gravely, "if it had not I een far
me your father, too, would have been
a drunkard." "Why, what did you
do?" she asked in amazement. "It
was not w hat I did,' responded the
father, "but what I did not. I did
not drink." t
contain an ant Kioto for all malarial dis
order which, to far as known, is asod in no
other remedy. Jt contains no Qainiac, nor
any mineral nor deleterious mubstaaoe uaV
ever, and consequently produces no injurious
effect upon the constitution, Lut li-aves th
system as healthy as It was "before tne attack, f
WE WARRANT AYEE'S AGUE OTTSE
to cure every case of FeTer and Ague, l:-tor-iiiitteut
or Chill Fever, Kemitteni I t rcr,
Dumb Ague, Bilious Fever, and Liver Cota
plalnt caused by inalatta. Jn case of fallur--,
after due trial, dealer are authoi iz ! . by our
circular dated July 1st, l&l, to refund tlie -money.
Sold by all Druggists.
m chronic dyspepsia ana liver complaint,
and in chronic constipation- aud other' ob
stinate diseases, Ifostetter's Stonuu-h Bit
ten is beyond all comparison the best
remedy thai can be taken. As a means of
restoring the strength and vital euergy of
persons who are sinking under the debili
tating effects of painful disorders, this
standard vegetable invhjoraut is confts
dhr unequaled. -For
sale by all Druggists and Dealers
CHILLARINE, the (iw-xt CHILL CVW
of the day. Warranted to CUKE ever,
time or the money rkkundkd. For su e
oidv at FNNISS' Drug .'Store.
ZMEagic Asthma Cure. -Persons af
flicted with this distressing complaint
should try this Medicine. A fJvv hours us.:
will entirely remove nil nppre ;!, and ti..:
patient can breath and sleep with pericct
ease and freedom. Price $1. For sale m
ENNISS1 Druw Store.
DRS. J.J.&E.M. SUMERELL.
CORNER MAIN AN I) DANK STREET.
office-11 or us :
8 to 10 v. M. and to o P. M.
GlNNERS will note that I now have on
hand and will continue t receive tluon-j!'
the season, in order to furnHi ALL, liu::
me 6eiMu, in ii M.-i im - .......
gin? anfj three different kind of Ties, t
I .will sell at very close prices. Orders
mail filled promptly. Truly,
J. D. GASKILL.
State of North Carotin;
ROWAN COUNTY. In Superior Cot t.i
J. C. McCanless, Adm'r of
A 'I hi. if
sell real . .
for 1. -sets.
John T. Steidifor
It appearim: to the salislactmn ot t
I . - a . . . . r. . 1 . 1.
Court, t Hat ..Jo mi 1. iemiior. one .01 u.e
defendants in the above entitled ca.e, is a
nnn resident of this State, it is order t!
r nil ictuion ue in;iu
I .1 , .
in the "Carolina
1 r -
Watchman." a newspajier published in
Rowan County, notifying the said John T.
Steidifor to appear at the office of tlie
Clerk of the Superior C0e.1t of Rowan coun
ty, on or before Monday the 5th day of
November 188'J, and answer the pititio'
a copy of which will lw deposited in tho
office of said Clerk, within ten days from
tlris date. And tlie said John T. Steidil .
is notified that if he fail to answer the pcti
tion within that time the plaintiff will ap
ply to the Court for tlie relief demanded
in the petition. This the l"i;h September
.T If. HORAII. CPk Sup. Court
of Ron an Count .
J. Tt. KiCElM,
Salisbury, N. G.
Ajeal for PHGHX IRON WOM.
Enilnes, Boilers, Saw Mills,
Also Contractor and Builder.
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