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9 VOL. XXlI-THIllI) SERIES SALISBURY, N. C, AUGUST 27, 1801. NO. 43. rt - s. i. L- f7 r v -i r - j . m for Infants and Children. CastoHa ia totcH dj4cd to Vlroo J roooinXncn'l it aa Bupcrior to any preacrliXJon tacva to M. A. Anca, SI. D., I 111 Bo. O-Tord t, Brooklyn, S. Y. ite voi-itiso well kaowu Ulat it btourt a work ; t KiiiKTtroration to c-Jpreo it. r cw arc tno j; t..l(ToBt families who ao not keep Oatstor- CAiiUa Jartyk, D.D.. : Kew York City.- tioJl'tustor Dloor-iagd-lo Ifclormci Church. '.fiustorta Is fio univofsal nr.d Cm toH rcona OoKc, CVnratton, Botir KKJmach, DkuThnoa. LructaUon, Ki3 Wormd, give Bkmpi flfid p jiootra ct gestion. Without injurious mcdicaticf- " " Ft -vonU yoafi I hare recow xmrwieA your Cactoria, u;i-i hJihII lwayo coutiimo to do oaiO bus iuvarteUly produced beneficial rcsultV Enwiit F. PEi M. D.r "Tho Winthrop," VJMi Btftsei ftnd 7th At Y- Few York City. Trrz CuTAna Co?ajst, 77 Iohiu,T BtrkiT, KjtiT YoiiA, ABO R. AMD CAP - The-Fanners Great Book. ill wt'll-laiown writ it, I-. A. ALLEN, IfAL," Which' One IWns Kept. There were two little kitjens, a black ami r gmri, ; And gr:uidniaramfi saiil, with jvrgwn; 'It will meter ld td keep them both,) The blfti'k due we'd btttt:r drown, j Don't cry, my dear" to liny Doss, ' "One kitten s enough. to keen; . Sow run to nurse, far 'tis growing late, And time yuu were fjtst asleep. The morrow dawned, and ropy and sweet Game little Bess from her nap; The-im.rsc fai'l, "Go into mainma3 room And look in grandma's lap." "Como here," eaid grandmarama wifh a Bmile, From the roekiug chair where eke sat, "Go 1 has seut you two little gUterfl, Kow what do-pu thiuk of that':" Bess looked at the babies a moments, With their wee heads, jilimv and brown, And then to gr.tinhiiamuia soberly said, "Which, oue ure yju going to drow-n?" Fashion liazar. Tiulcly Words. I will give you soma of the rr.isons the farmers have to compl.titi. In the first l;ici,5 the soc:tlh'd cotton ex ch.mgv (:miblers) have no right to commence hjn?culati:i on (ur cotton before the seed urj planted, Luying :u.d seiiintr tutures at a less incu inua i A Storjr of Gen. Butler. An old Waslnngtoriinn tells of"at thrilling midnight ride by Gen. Ben Hutler f ruin Baltimore to Washington in r.irrv flit. iiv ,f llm n-infm-,. ,-vf U.rf NuHor.fH .fr. ..4. f :. 1. ' ! After the fort had been occupied by Butler'a troopctlu; geicr..l started on a transport fori Washijiton by way of AmiapoliH. At the latter point a loco- niouve and n passenger our were found and the general was whirled to Annap olis Junction, -'where' ho was stopped at 11 o'clock atnight by an officer of the rood who said his train could not proceed until t!r? regular express from Washington .Baltimore had passed. MH.-u the Iraiu left Wa hington vet?'' ashed Butler. It had not. . "Can not this1 train run to. Wash ington before fife express will leave?" The officer re lied that it might, but it was contrary-to the regulations of the road. 'Then," said Butler, "we will do it." 4,Bnt it is contrary to the regula tions," insisted the railroad man. "Xo, it fs not," q-iickly replied But ler. "There are new regulations now." And, ordering the passenger coch to Strniiffer tlmn Fiction. Twenty-two years ago there lived in a small lown in Texas a respectabiu family named Paine. A son was boru mid christened Ransom. Not long afterward Mr. Paine had a fight with a man named Wynir; wh bore several aliases and was worsted Teiigenee. The Paines lired in peace until their son was two years vf age, and Mr. Paine hud forgottei thp threat. One night Mr. j Paine w.w ' called away from iKJmt oh business, leaving his family alone. The boy was sleep ing in the crib in the mother's room, near an open window. She was forced to leave the room for a few minutes, and upon her return was horrified to find the crib empty. The frantic wo man ran to her nearest neighbor, and a po3e scoured the country. The hus band was sent" for, and every means emp'oyed to Hud the. missing child but without avail. The search was "kept up tor weeks, the agonizing father spending large sums uf, money in the search. Finally the parents bjcama discour aged, and gave their son nn as lost. Tac father resolved to leave the scene cost the farmer to product; it. Our 1 cut off, he sprang upon the engine " his great trouble, and" a few months COl. L. L. POLK, Pres. X. F. A. and I. U. Nat. (i range, i lie i'; of II Assisted by HERHEirr 3IYRICH, Sec. The Farmers' Nat. League. JOHN P. STELLE, Irons Sec. Gen. Assembly Farm;rs Irv Mutual lieiuht Association. i:siaiK!rv. Also .four other of the leading Oilieers ot labor organizations. This book conlaii.s a true account of the work (lone by the difTerent organizations. izr NFiW POLITICAL PAlttT V A S OBG A N I ZED AT CINOIN- vnVv i ism this wouk contaua full account O'i TIJ AT No i'Fi) CONVENTION, THE PL TF0B1 ADOPTED, AD JiKESS BY S15NAT0U PFEFFER.J , -;: Tiic book contains oOO octavo pages and is handsomely bound. . - - - P2.00. V, .1 S 1 1 ' C LOT 1 1 , HALF MOROCCO, - TTiis'Mvat Look can o'ha(U'n Nortli Carolina onl' througli THC E. OGBIl'OH PUB. HOUSE, Kaloigh, N. C. WANTED IN EVElii COUNTY. tiS-A(iENTS Monti tlio Watchman when jou write. t i ! ri i fi'S - I advertise the largest stock of FURNITURE in the State, and the lowest '"pr'icfs.-ofun'y 'dealer North or South. ; I diall prove it by wti ' load These Price - A Hattan -hotly Baby Ca,rriatre, Wire wheels, only (a'mine Antique Oak BeifTvo un'Suit (10 pieces), .ir,Wa!iM Frame" Wool Plush Parlor Suit (0 pieces), " Antitpie Oik Sildoard, with large-glass, ! Stalling Hall Itaks, with glas, "1 Antique Oak High Back Wood Seat Roc kei-s, Mexican Grass 'Hammocks, large size, Mosuuito Canopies, with "Frames ready to hang, -Bamboo Easels, o feet high, . Ladit ltattau Tvoekers.',- . f Antitpie Oak Centre Tables, 1G inches square top, 4 Holland Window Shades, Dodo Fringe and Sp-ring .Rollers, .".l'lattorm Spring Rockers, carpet wat, '.Sterling 'Organ, 7 stops, waln'iit case, -Sterlijig Piano, 7f. octaves,-dibony case, I have just put in the Furniture .for three large hotels, and am receiving orders , from ..all -ovvr 'North and Houth Carolina daily. : "" ' (Hieirieft to nil, and lhat the I nvest known, is my way of doing business. Ir you .buy nn article from lire vu it dot;', not como up as repre.sciitetJ, return it at my expense and j-et your niuiiey back. . Write ine lor Cataloj;tie. - ' ' $ 7 no :ir oo 1() oo r 75 1 50 1 50 2(H) 1 00 - 2 50 1 50 (55 3 50 50 00 225 00 inws snonld b:? male so the supply and Remand would govern the price, and we very well kuow that is not the case now. for no one can tell what the sup ply will be. before the seed are planted, riut gamblers (called the cotton ex change) will sit back and say what the farmers will gefc for their cotton before thev 'plant the s.'ed, and it is no just taw. Thev may call it the Alliance going into politics if they choose, but .ve have got to have a revolution and it is better to bring it about by the jallot box than the sword, j It tiiu4 jon;e. Sometimes"", feel more like shouldering my musket than I did in 1801. The causes of the low price oi cotton now is the money power of the .torld trying to grind the laboring class to powder. The farmers have said some things about the Wall Street's Ring, and they are showing the power that our defective laws give them. Ve know they are corrupt, for whole some laws never make so many mil lionaires in so short a time. The far mers of the bouth must learn to take are of themselves. I would say to che cotton farmers of the South wxt year to teach the gamblers a lesion by s-very one buying as many; bales of futures as he would make and then plant his land in corn. We can buy cotton for less than we can! make it. We must manage to get the speculator jut of the cotton business, j We pay too many commissions. Weselltoour iionie merchants, they sell to some commission' merchant, and he to the manufacturner who spins and weaves it, and then sells the product to the jobber and he to the merchant. We sell it for 0 or 7 cents per jibund and buy it back at 0 or z j cents per pound or even more. We should sell direct to the manufacturer, and then we can't hardly stand our hand. With the low price of cotton now, the manufacturers have formed a trust and forced the price of plaids up and makes us pay 5 or 5 cents per yard and it would intake sieve bottoms. The reason the farmers have all other classes to fight in our finan cial trouble is that no other! class can expect the cotton farmer feels it so sensibly as they do. A few years ago a bale Of cotton would bring fifty or sixty dollars and now it brings twenty five to thirty dollars and costs as much to produce it now as then, j But the merchant don't reduce his profits, the lawer and the doctor their fees, or the m " i 1 f . Ill manuracturer ins proms, ine waes nincer the word o! ana gave ue com inan!i: "Go through !"' The engineer hesitating, the general seized the throttle, remarking: 4ll ' know something about a locomotive myself." Without further remon strance t'ne engineer started the loco motive, and tiie big iron horse was soon speeding down the track at a tre mendous pace, Butler standing watch in hand timing the distance between the mile posts. It was "a terrific pace for those days and the run was made in total dark ness. Just belore midnight the lights of the capital were discerned in the distance, and two miuutesJaier the engine came shrieking into' the sta tion, just five minutes before the time scheduled for the departure of the Bal timore express. "Well done, my man," said Butler, as he slapped the engineer upon the back and jumped upon the station platform. "The new regulations are revoked and the old ones renewed." Butler sprang into a waiting car riage and was quickly whirled to the wiwte house. President Lincoln was aroused and Montgomery. Blair and Capt. Fox, i:ssi,staut secretary of the navy were quickly summoned. Mr. Lincoln appeared in a long white night shirt, and upon hearing the news seized ifox, a short xhuit man, in his arms a'u I the two danced around the room, tW president's long nakd legs cutting the wildest capers. -N. Y. W orld. Music i Keep-at-lJonic. The old English loveui home is a bcuiilul tiling, and in a climate like our own we aiw ex necessitate for a large part of the vear indoors people, and as we do not live out of doors, u Boulevard sort of life, as the French do, we must see to it that our homes .are origin anu nappy, music, now ever, is not ordinarily the enjoyment of n::r evenm! hours, lor iiinniana s ""' "' """T O i daughters too often close tiieir acqain tance with its mysteries and melodies when they leave school. Thev some times, alas! discover that they have no ear for it, without considering whether they have exercised much perseverance in their studies. Marriage, loo, seems often an effectual key for must piano fortes, and a stray production of some asv sacred niece becomes the sole relic of "other dav." Now mthing bright ... ,vv- . n . 1 of ch.rks nrw not reduced and all Other i ens nome more man a ,uue gi ..u .1 L i. ...ui. ..L1..11.. sur. and if womanhood is ut lault m ClUSUs CU UUV Ilioiu uiiii uuuu.ii nun , , . , . ... r . ... i ; .1 .Li. i ... ' this lpsr.eet. manhood is worse. iu tnan wnen coixon was niguer; oui iue: . ' , v , , , n i, fnrmnr who is in debt r.aVt OUVS Lis ! -tlOll at our pub he schools iMii oraee n us c. i ilm h uuiiu iu.ui has culti';ited some knowledge of in trumental music, lie can speiid many debts and no other class feels the press ure as much as he. It is the best tune lmt ever has been for the money 11 and 1C) Wo E. M. ANDREWS, Trade St. Charlotte, N. C, Mcntlmn the Watclenaiv wlion you write. I ... 1 P. 1 . 1... .1 .. Itf, 1A1T i.H i l II 11 i : i f n, I W It'll! U S lias oeeu a mi. jw, nii tm " ' n ' . . . . I n ti 1 il r t r f ivtn '. in' home POALl yOL! KoMF ORTABLE. . Having greatly increased my facilities for handling and storing GOAJ-1'0111"1 ason, I youll iiow again respoct- 1 ully solicit any and all orders entrusted to mo; proriiisiitg to furnish von. pro m ptlv with what coal vou mav want at the lowest Jinarkct price. In order to obtain advantage of the lowest sum mer i)rices,,you should at once send me -your ..orders, licmembor that 1 handle only the best grades , of screened Coal, -the Red -Asji, suitable for grates, stoves, heatcis, fcc. Also keep on band at all times the finest gratle of blacksmith -i- . J.ALLEN BROWN. STATESVILLE ARBLE WORKS -1 Is the Place to Get Moniments, Tomtstones, &c.' ;A litrgo -stock of V KKAIOM" JMAKHiili to arrive In a few days I gun rah, t pc! suihi;iciion in cverj' respect and positively win not ue. undersold. Granite JVEdmimeiits X Ofall ki-'ty a specialty G.B.WEBB, Proprietor, 5iy? L I 1 I- ? ...,:!. I,.,.ll.nvnii .mi nwer to nresa the noor of thecountrv.i V w 1 "w,.41f , ... i. . i Ll... ' Mendelnsolin. tue siaiHiies ox uiu lunLii-iui-r, is1" i 1 have known families in If -envois?. country are as nign , wnen,c u,,i na, - perfection, it bruigmg higher jinces and e- , . quen ly, they can t feel 1 Wr..,re musiJ sensiblvmrd can t m mpathize with the , "K . . ,f . aricultural class of tiii coontrv, and , bvangclical Magazine. therefore, think we have no right to complain. Thev say we need no relief ..... . . 1 .v ' I - I I and iiut us on the sun-1 reasury om. free silver, and every other effort to better our condition. Another unjust law in mv opinion is the royalty on phosphate rock that is used by the farmers of this state. It all comes fioai the pockety of one class the farmers. It makes nouitrerence to manufacturers of the fertilizers if the royalty was fifty dollars per ton, thev add it to the cost, as merchants do the freight on thtfir goods, ami the farmer has it all to pay. I be lieve ivew'ouhL have as much right to collect one dollar on eaclji horse that pulls' the farmer's plow as to collect o ae dollar jier tn on phosphatt; rock used by thtjjarmers of the State. I believe it js right to collect royalty on all rock shipped out of the State; but I should like for some; of our law makers to show me the jut right the State! h:w to make its tanners pay a royalty 'on this rock. The 25 cents pej ton privilege lax is a trap to rob the packet of the fanner.- J. N. Es TitiDGE, in Manchester Enterprise. The 3Iolher's Duty. Of all the children of the- city nriK tice noon the piano, savs a teacher i i . a?t uiovei to lrnncss-.-e, locat;n at luron. rrom there thev moved to Milan. In tlse ineanwliilo ji rirl Was Mirn'to them, and waschristene.1 Nina. The father embarked in the real estate jasiness there, and aceumuiat d cou si lerable money. The rirl crew nn believing that she was the only child. She developed from year to year until until she was a beautiful bride, much id mi red bv the vounir men. About a ear ago a man came to this citv from Galveston, Texas. Having some capi at ho upetml large mercantile es ablihment, and entered society; was mucli soui:lit alter hv the mammas who knew of his financial standing. Miss Paine several months ago made ler oeuut in society, and lrom the first mutual love siirau un letween the young people, and they were soon n gaged. On Monday last they were married m a manner behtting their .ocial standing. Tuesday the groom reeievcd a note penned m a stranse land, stating the writer had some im- ortaut news to tell him, and he would be in Milan on Thursday. On that lay :a rough man alighted from the AiemptiM train and went to Air. t ames olhce. After conversing for'a hort. time the stranger's manner changed, and in an inSokmt tone he xclaimed: "John Paine, don't you know the man who has only one leg on your ac count? Curse von, the hour of mv revenge is here! I stole your boy took him to fans, and then to ualveston, and a friend of mine took him and adoted him as his child,raied him well. He lu.s completed by vengeance. To be plain, your son that was lost has mar ried your daughter."' Wyne escaped, and if caught will be lynched. The young woman is probably dying from prostration. Durham Kecorder. Only CuUetl Them So, It was in the hot room of a Turkish" bath establishment. A gray-hnirod veteran lay ou one of tin? cots softly humming a battle song, when he was approached by a young man arruyed in the regulation hath house toga. "Come here often, general? askud young man. "Ah, Jim! is that you.'' said the I i.V i Pi I 1 . y-Mioral. o, not oiren. im not " . ...... in atd; on luruish oatus. The sheet covering the general had becoms displaced and an ugly looking scar on his thigh was disclosed. Jim noticed it. FitOM FK AN KLIN TOWNSHIP. Frouklln VUlaje South RlTer-Olhcr Things. FltANKLIlf. Ths citisens of Franklin are as kind and hospitable as ever. Miss Kate Thompson has the fiuest collection of flowers w have seen any where. The ever-popular Mr. H. C. Lontz is still driving a good trade in general merchandise.. Mr. W. Mnlone has purchased a! lot! and intend erecting a blacksmith shop on it soon. i A very interesting meeting has been held nt Franklin Presbyterian church. It was well attended and much good wa) accomplished. ; - - M:ister Richard Thoinason has been sick and unable to attend school, but is better and will sooirbe able to occupy his place among the brightest boys of the academy. This township markets more fruits and vegetables than all the rest of Rowan put together. Mr, Thomas Fraley has already sold 150 worth of peaches this year. Air. Cicero Miller has the finest melon natch we have seen. He hauled the fir A load of melons to Salisbury brought iu from the country this year. Mr. S. Powlas is making a large lot of the celebrated "Simplicity bee hives. They are so arranged that the bees put exactly one pound of honey in each frame Mr. W. T. Thompson takes the lead in raising fruits and vegetables. Al most every day he may be seen going tc market, with his wagon heaped high with the finest fruits and vegetables. Mr. Thoinason makes more money on his gardens than many farmers make on an entire plantation. 80UTII RIVER. Messrs. Foard & Lindsay are putting rollers and other new machinery in their mill. They say they will be ready to tart soon, and in lots of five b-ishcls or over will give their custom ers their own flour. Some persons from below town havp been up at S uth Ltiver fishing, and as thev sav very little about their suc cess, w might think they had made a wonderful catch and didn't want other fishermen to find it out. Mr. Eddie Miller has recently built a large storehouse at South ltiver, and has a lnrge, nicely selected lot of goods in it. By careful buying he is able to sell his goods as low or lower than Salisbury prices. Wheat will average about an ordi nary crop. Corn and tobacco is the finest seen for years. Cttou is grow ing too much in weed but may make a tolerable fair crop it frost is late. Mr. Henry Propst has, with uly two horsts, plowed twentv-hve acres of corn, twenty-four of cotton and two of tobacco this year. He has plowed his cotton six times, and all his crops are clean and looking fine. Who can beat it? We think Mr. Propst has worked hard enough this summer to afford a wife. What do you say about it, girls i Mr. Robert Hall has a very progress ive school, at Franklin Academy, of over forty pupils. He U a very youug teacher but has become very popular and is verv ramdlv rising to the head of his profession. Mr. Hall will leave a r- t m the latter part of September tor the Peabody Institute at Nairn villa Tenn., being one of the five from No. Car., who stood their examinations and r ceived a two-year appointment to that excellent institution. Ploav Boy. Made the Heavens Leak. Dallas, Tex., Aug. 11. A special from Midland, Tuxas, to the.Dalkt News says that the rainfall expedition from the United States Department of Agriculture -reached Midland on Wed-' uesday and have so far5 made two suc cessful experiment. The News reporter-interviewed one of the party to-day who said: ' v r "Saturday and Monday last part of the rain-makinj! apparatus only was set up and the preliminary trial mude 8imjiiy-to test the efficiency Jbi the special blasting powder whijh is being manufactured at the groundirfrom ma- tcrial brought with us. Several bombs' were exploded by means of electrical dynamos. Although this powder is -very powerful, we wem by iio mwMj confidant that the explosion would have any practical effect upon the meteorological conditions. However, about ten hours after the expjosion clouds gathered and a heavy rant. fell, extending many miles "We do not thinkjlie explosions actually produced the storm, asthey -were not on a large enough scale, but they were undoubtedly instrumental .in precipitating the mouture which the clouds brought to that locality and greatly increased the intensity of the- .orm and the quantity of the-rainfail,. which was greatest in the immediate vicinity of the place of operation--.. We will continue cautiously to make tests as to the density of rlTealmosphere in his particular locality, so that our xmibs may be adopted to meet every ossib!e condition, and when we have ufiicieiitly satisfied ourselves upon" ," hese similar points the decisive exper iment will be made. Tins will not occur for several days." The News reporier-did not witness he experiments referred to above', but an testify to the rain falling in Mid- ay, over twenty miles from the spot (f operations, the first good rain for several months. world is that, gen- IT the- scar af- Scntinicnt on Wheel.. "My darling.11 These endearing words, in bright golden letters, stood out in bold relief on the dashboard of a huge four-horse truck in a Brtiadway I " - a. rtl i b oekade ot vehicles, lhey arousecH 1 lender memories. The driver looked as unsentimental as possible in his ' coarse rainmrnt and with his rough manners, but he was not profane or ! brutal towards his horses. Patiently he awaited the loosening of the jam, wliiie his neighbors filled the air with curses. Fiuady his horses becoming A lMllion Dollars. If you were, to eat a penny, cako every second lor 44,oUV years, yon would have a bill of $1,000,000 to pay the baker. Don't-trv it. A billion dollars stacked up in n single column vQtild make a pile 1404 miles high. It the collars were taken, ujv in the ! . it . i air and inrown to (lie earnr i it a shower, they would cover an area of more than half a square mile. Tin weigth ut 1,000,000,000 iv ,. ; equal to that of 41,045 A 1116115311 men. - It would pay the salaries; of 20,000 presidents of the Htlni ted States and . supp i t the niyaTfai-nily. of GreatrBrit ian for several years. , - I Placed edge to edge 31,000.000,00 in bills would carpet an area ot 3.7. square miles, with a liberal fraction ! - . M T"l' - - left over tor repairs. Laid 111 im'; lengthwise thev would" form a beit 3.0C23 inches wide and 114,280 miles long, that would go around the carth-- uearly five times and reach. half wa) to the moon. A billion dollars in paper money would make, if pun together in oue : - sheet and then cut up into pieces 'of projier size, gowns for 127,807 women, ' or dresses for 383,001 children. . . " ' ! . It would pav for tho educations 250,000 children from the kindergar ten to and through college, and buy a city lot apiece for 50,000r000 persons , nearly the entire population of the -United States. few York Advertiser. t wno cher have much religion You can't Jell how jeople haveliy the size of their family Ihbltf. U. m s llorn. uf wide exnun-'iice, how many the attention of their mothers in the task? It is remarkable how much time is wasted by young girls, and in many cases by older ones too, iu prac ticing, just for the want of a little .superintending care on the mother's or sister's part. A mother may not know much about nuisic, but she can see when her child piactices with a bad disposition of the hand; she can 1 when the child rattles away at a rate of speeil which causes her to flounder about, to break down every four meas ures. This much nny mother knows to be wrong, and could remedy by some daily attention to her child s practice. It is almost impossible for the most painstaking teacher to ad vance a pupil who comes for a lesson, say once a week, and who practices wrong from ten to twelve hours a week. One hour a week is not sulli cient to undo what has been acquired n twelve hours ot bad practice. Mu s cal Visitor. , Children Cry for Pitcher's Castorial "What in the oral?'1 he asked. The general tin germ fectionatelv replied: "That! 0,1 call that Antietam." "And that on tho calf of your leg?" 'l'I call that Ch incelhirsviile." "Qjodness! Th it's an awful s;ar on voiir left breast." "Yes. Secoul battle of Ball Run." "And your neck ?" "Vicksburg." A crowd gathered around the cot ...,;1 linl-n.l -it In. j,. ivrnd Vi-fi-rnll Wltll illUI nn'm.u v hv v'...v ' . vv.. .... . , - . . . , . restive, climbed down trom his box the back of his head, an I upon in vita- : and soothed tnem with 4 ;..'n bono-luMl into a series of war stor- and caressis . 1 hen 5. 1,-i.,miiii" thiMU no until one bv one 'asked him why ii .,.1 l, .,l ..lf..,l I- ,li-."Mv Duiilig. Ull' timui ii.hi r iv 'i ........ , ..v... ii -1 i.t :l 1. . . . V ny, lie saai, ix'cause ii Keeps i. it. the menioiy ot my uaugmer, gentle words a bystunder called his truck aiMvearing thrtmgii the door thaLd t ti.., ni , Th.... fT... i-Mt..r:m green the menioiy ot my fathered his toga about him and slur-little Nellie. She s dead now, but be ted after them. h-' J"l,,t?d U,ie A,,e,81 sl,e, cluT .1... t " ci.rrf.wft- U T HallUS 11IOUUU HIV .UJU B.liu. 1 lingered. . , XT "Nea one who fiad "Who?" asked the veteran. "Why you," replied the stranger. 'Me? I was nnver shot." llut the scar on your thigh?" "Cut mveif with a hatchet when 'l'apa, was a oov. "And the others?" "llitmvsHlf with an ice-pick on the calf of the leg. had a small cancer re moved from my left breast and a boil . lanced on my neck. Lauce mark never healed. I am going to die, and want you to promise me one thing, be- i-Miis.' it w I make me so nappy. v in ------ J A v 1 vou uronnse? "Ves," I suid,Tl! jromise anything; what is it ? "Then hxmg her eyes on mine, she sai l: 'Oh, papa, don't be angry, but promise me you'll iiever-SAVuar any more nor whip your horses hard, and be kink io mama.1 "That's all there is about it, mister, for I promised my little girl I'd grant Salem Alliance. Mr. EoxTOtt: Fleasc- allow mo a littlo fepace in your valuAbhS paper, as wo have not seen anything from our Alliance-, I will write you a few- lines. Now for -fear that the brctkrciL might: think that the Salem Alliance ha ceased to exist, I will ay that she has not. A part -of our members do not attend regularly. 1 say to those be punctual and you will pros per. They do not know theimportsyiee of attending these meetings renuJarly. Those that attend regular are ofj he .pur est Alliance. grifjfU are zealous, earnest workers who seear to be awake to tl e great reform movement of the day.. ; It has been Hcattered around through- the town and neighborhood that this Al liance was not iri favor of the Kub-i"res-' ury bill ami the Ocala demands. It wan reported to the Alliance at our last meet ing and a vote was taken,' and the result showed that she was i a favor of i by tt. unanimous vote. t will close. 8. TSl FI ORD, Cor. Sec. -As this i mv Jwd. I Fraternally ' . . i . i. .1 .: I'.... i.... .... "But you said you were wounded at , her last request, aim, u, i uij Chaucelhu'sville." h'""'1- , , -r i i h i ,u "1? O, no. J said I called it Chan- 1 Then the blockade was lifted, the ;.ii.... ..,;ii . i'i .,,i ,tf ,.ir after big truckman resinned Ins seat, dashed Cl'lliuaiiiic. 1 in.""' . . i i . tl. fieri, t I w:i in. I wasn't hurt in u tear from his eye aiid was soun lost .,,. in the muddy an . i j iv I But he is still p(intel out as a brave and bireside. who w:is nearlv shot to nieces. Pittsburg Dispatch." Childrv Cry for Pitcher's rtoria. tide of travel Farm Home Without aMother. The room's in disorder j j The cat's on thejable, ; The liower-stand upset, and the mischief to pay; And Johnny is'screaming . i1; As loud aa-he's able, For nothing goes riht when maniiaaSi ; away. . - .- . What a scene of discomfort and con fusion home would be if mamma dM not return. If yourjwife .slow ly breaking F downfrtan a coin bi nut ion of domestic '' cures and female disorders, make it your first bvinez to restore, -her health. " Dr. P erce's Favorite Prescriyirtioii is without a peer as a remedy for Teeble and debili tated women, and is the only TOedicino -sold under a jKwit'e guarantee from the lnaiiufaetureis that it will ive s;tisfac lii.n, or the mtiney will le rtffuiidcd. It is a jtMtivf etire for I he most coinpliealtl of wouub troubles. ' x 1 i L f 1 1 1 f 1 i I- It .1 "'' ' ' ' ' ' - ' ' .' ' ' ' ' ' ' I "

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