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?AU the -Ri-a'tal "diools commence
V;I)r n.itlur, of -China UroVC, in
tHt- ,ity T.u-fy. " - .j
:jli,s Annie Srtlnlca! 5fl Visiting m
r ,T this V.ci.-k. ,
Watchman office for job
- M irv h. Walton is visiting Mi.su
'Kljtal. Kanifey rvijl be at both rallies,
' ,us Blind 'Tom will" he here
., A treat for balisbury
. Win Jim Cook is waking tilings lively
"with ltiK baby rattier, ui
Thin office lenders thanksjto Mrs. A
t' ir l'L for a basket of nice grapes.
,B;lliJirc company is attending
t!l0 association . at Durham him vcck.
--, ... T,,.r Sunday school held a pic
.'n't Si John's mill oh the ilver-ktet
TbcU-xt session of the Neave Music
febool will commence lonitay, Rci
5IS Kib-c Taylor, of Richmond, Va.,
jsviMLingat the home of (..apt. l,ear
. this week.
The various com mi l tees 'for the grand
' 'iall v riitl again. Sutuiday to complete
r.rraremcnts. ' -
Mr. Walter Murpay started en a fcoth
r,n tcnr,(ln:mming fora New York house,
last. Tuesday night. :
nine-freight, ears were weeked at
Vud t'tit lasl'Monday night, on the W.
V. ('. "-'No one was Inn t.
II. & L.V right have just received a
: new line &f neek-w'ear, hats, shoes and
fcl.ir!?. 0.11 and sec them. .
. ,i- m. ,...; nml Minnie Wi-o, if
Ftausville, are visiting friends and re-
lirtivcs ia this city this week.
. -The car shops-at this place have- shut
d.nvn s.rk this week;' Nearly all the
;'lwnts afcott speeding -vacation.
t pt.V( ral streets have been laid off and
.l.-iijrt.lieaedVut-iu. the direction of the
'; Wlored college in .the west end of town.
Court is ia session this week. Judge
- Ai infield is on the bench; A. SJiai n
Leart, K-1m h foreman of the grand jury.
,' A goodly num1er. of Salisbury ladies
-liiul- gentlemen attended a i ice lawn
p-irly at the late re.-idenceof Col. Thomas
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In the, great endeavor to boom and
u'akf a Mtrvess of ih? rally, nlso hear in
niimkthcvl jiir tins fill The ladies, espe
cially. sho-.iM bo keening it in- mind and
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prepaiin 'heir preserves, jellies,
)5ckl B, etc., fjr t-4mrttion.
Frnnk C!mmbof, an ohl. darkey very
" in Km! iwwtltf(j yiears oli, t'Av liut
iimrsuay moriunjf. lie was. n.n honest,
lon.. Uniiirht-. kiinh nhlirnm' ii:ni liarc
j. 7 o : n
working old negro, lie took sick lues-,
day aborning while" at work.
Mr. John F. Eairlfe showed lis a fine
pair of hami-made shoes of which he is
the maker, made for Prof. Win. Cain, of
he State Univershv. Mr. I3airl takes
un the shoe trale with renewed Cncrev
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this fall, and docs everything ia his line.
Mr. S. B.Collv of Locke township.
showed us a historical strand of heads
this week. The heads consisted of five
minnie balls ul! of which took effect in
his body during the-late war. One of
the balls iMissed through his body;
another took off one of his little fingers.
Durham is lively this week. Fire
men's association met there this week. ;A
arge crowd pas-cd here Monday
en-route for the gathering. Besides the
fireman's meeting there will be an Alli
ance rally there Uo-morrow. Durham
city furnishes all the necessary crpeuses
for the rally. That's praiseworthy.
An extra passenger train followed the
regular passenger Sunday. It was carry:
lug the employes of the Kichmondj &
Danville" 'kVR. Company, changing iof
lice from Washington to Atlanta.. They
went in the eating house at Chnrlqtte
and eat everything : up. There were
more than one hundred and fifty of
them . -
A Horrible Wrock dn iha -.Wj
: at 2.30 Last N.gbt. !
atolhcExpohiMi at a Small Cost' DEP-IlTI&ENT.
Kiniasr News Catherad' in Thi3 and
Ranie cart- aii.l In ixwiry is ia r :li.i tl.-i.nif, HanOuj;,
WEST, FKY AND LISSTSS KILLED.
State Auditor Smiderlin andOtliers ln-
jarcd Ashcvllle Fire iepari
ment on Board.
s icclal tclesram to the Watch mas. ";.!
STATESVJtLK, N. C, Aug. 27, 2: 10 i. ro.
A terrible wreck occurred at Boston's
Bridge, two miles west of Statesville, at
2:30 a. m. this morning.
The entire tram plunged from the
ri-wtr into the creek, from a height of
Engincir Wm. West, Hrcman Warren
Fry att baggage master II. K. Linster,
with twenty-five passengers were killed.
Among the number being W. M Hous
ton, of Greensboro.
Among the injured aie State Auditor
G. W. Sanderlin, Col. B. Cameron, of Gov
ernment Staff, Tatrick E. liansom, A. L.
Sink and wife, of Lexington, who were
married last night at that place at 10
tAdock, and John Brown, of Salisbury,
employe of railroad shops, of thid place,
and U: E. Johnston, the newsOioy.
I ai mers l.m tiii"nc m in iiirir UWI1
wngoiiM from almost any part of North
Carolina. Carry provisions and camp
out. Camping ground can be secured
near f.iMsiiin groumls. Form parties
id' a dozen or more wagons from the same
neighborhood ami go and stay a fort
night. Have your wagons covered with
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nnge their parties so as to meet at a eer- ; metals j s not rxohat.-; ue creates. l hat i e
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lain liollii' on mo iinri ihiiiu ot'iorc i iiev j hi luMi.uiiiiu i ini nnsic vaiue.
...! i-irf e-nnn out lb-it ii.!it -irrwrJ-' ,,e d,,,lr ' Jrtntrs to ti.o surflsHnotUtr-K.lltir
are lj sl.tll, camp out ui.u niglil Trrm adiel to il weulia of the wo.lcl."
IUKU ill! :urijr .-IUI l iui lliu glCUli v:aj!i
tion. Prepare the wagons so as to kce
vi Anj I'uin u-Kiuiii.uH piinuir.; it is h ti a creator
of soil i wealth It Is cl.ilrrifcl That tin prnm on
!?' nut silver n?"lnT. jrw- it c.v rj if goil
In tSIS on tlie l'Jflrt:- i?naT nmnimre tn nwr
The Asheville Fire Asseciatjon who
were on their way home from their
meeting in Durham were on the train
ami it is supposed that many of them are
Never in many years has such a wreck
occurred in North Carolina.
The town is completely overcome and
the telegraph offices are crowded with
peopl-e eager to know the latest discov
eries. Dr. Whitehead left here this morning
on a special tralii for the relief of the
Another special left here at 2:00 p m.
this evening for the scene of the wicck.
The train was evowded.
Dr. Whitehead has telegraphed to the
directors of the hospital to have all
things in readiness for the reception of
wcuuded, who will be brought down
.tboul 5 o'clock this evciuu';.
f'mwliiffor Snmitrh walked hack to
S atesville and reported the wrick, then
it's'inl; (lnu ii iii an unconscious condition.
In the death of Mr. West the n.ilroad
has lost one of its best engineers, being
'in its service twenty yeai's. His wife iias
But his hunger for the palatable dish was j j,een ovcreoine by the sad news ami is
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dry during the rain; and, if convenient,
' a .1. 1 . . . I
Have eioin mao; so ua iu nave a lime
tent for a lressing nom lor the lad'n s
who accompany ine parly, lhcrc will
he separate grounds lor persons having
ladies in their party. The grounds will
be staked off and a guard kept on duty
to protect the property of the parly while
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tney are aiteiiomg in rsur. lveii ii it
takVs a week to make the trip fitun your
home to Baleigh it will be a pleasant
drive in October, and you will sec new
country and new people as you are on
tne i rip, ami mucn u interest aim in
struct. Even the trip with vour family
and friend to see the capital of your
ysiut will reoav YOU ten limpo nvcr
You will see tue City or oreat Oaks, tle
magnificent capitol building, the Gov
ernor's Mansion, the deaf and dumb
school (which will give free entertain-
inioit Tor the miolie). nt. Marv's ami
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i'e:ip. insLiinies lor vounif iaiies. i c
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Ai'iuicmv. tne insane .sviiim. ine
Slate Agricultural College (where the
farmer lioys are being taught many
useful thiugs). the State Penitentiary
(one or the nnesi ouuaiiigs tn tne feoutii),
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tne electric uj;nuHiii ciruiriuu tctiur,
which in I heul selves are a marvel of
wonder, and many other interesting
feniures .which ull North Carolinians
louirht to see. Go to Kajeigh with your
own team, l? niuepeimeiit ot notcis, Tsxay
WHAT is m
We learu that the old Barriiisror miie
has been bought by w-stern capitalists,!
i. . J J 1- A. 1 1 t T .
anu iv.i, .tney win ocveiop me mine.
This mining property has been standing
idle for some time, not because it has
been exhausted, by anyf means, hut be
cause of a disputed title in some av.
This is aii old mine nbd one that was
and is very rich. It is reported the old
man B.irringcr of all bail several nail
kegs of ucarly pure gdld sitting under
his bed, which he had mined from this
property, along the branches. His pick
which he used in digging was completely
plated with the precious metal. This
mine has been rtanding still for some
three or more years, but we hope by this
exchange of hands thai it will go in ac
tive operation nsrain. AVhen work was
last suspended at the mine as rich beds
as were ever found were iust in view.
This section of country is traversed by
this same vein. One frequently pees an
cient gold holes, dug, perhaps, more than
a century ago.
Khsttz & Rcndleman want all the dried fruit, berries
V vvnnt vnn tn L- nrnv ili.it wo will fiV VOU 33 KJUch
affords. Eighteen years ago we Iwnn business in this town and by always paying
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cash fiir what we botiht and sticking to our motto, --ipc ,iesv kww " r'
moiicv." we have been compelled to enlarge our store
six floors filled and paeked with the most desirable goods
cte., tiroug1it to Fa'iebu-v.
for them as the market
rooms until now we have
has ever seen. We have the latest styles of Dress Goods and arc nnxious for lh&
iHiieM to kcc incin. we are prenaie: 10 wu si'wwis m x,.. ,
iiny other hotise in the place, look ai some oi our prices ; ai, vui ,,v.
It is reported through newspapers that
Mr. Boyd has sold the famous Carolina
OWII team, l? uiucpcimcnu oi uutvin, mu I . ..
as long as you please, and go back homeQlltcu "" located in Burke county.
I I .. i.i.-lio.r tn.il Kilt k ulto1l 1,1 u I l.y ...nrtAiif O 1 MtAAl !- rt 1, . I
Our ofiTcc" was visited by the official.
shapcr of the Dur-t, editorially, printer
devilistically, last Saturday: He came
with blood in his eye and with the full
intention of Hying on our flimsy hide for
givingcred.it to their printer that the
paper was about to bust. He soon cooled
down, however, when he surveyed our
size and the height of our windows from
the ground. He says (he Dart can't
'bust" because its financial bas'sls better
than ever. That's sufficient.' Long may
it live. 'Come again, brother.
as lollj; as juu nru."-, .lini ii. n.iv iiuiiiv;- Nt'"- i ; j-
without its costing you but- a small Fr the: property he received the hand-
ii-iMMinb. i sninc stun ol aiz.u t
T!i:s is News.
Mr I. Yale :, i;i t!u lower part of th:
county was walking-over his plantation a
Pfew days ago and. he came across a large
onossiuu. Thinkintr it ih chance in
life time to have a feast, he immediately
attacked the 'possum. In the tussel Mr.
Yates had a linger very nearly torn oil.
A moiiir the amusements will be bal
loon ascensions almost daily, where men
and women go up to a height of two
thousand feet ami jump from the balloon
by tin; use ot what is called a parachute,
a kind of umbrei la-shaped contrivance.
You will see the glass workers engraving
on glass; the making of pot ware; the
weaving ot ciotn witn tne great looms;
the distilling of spirits of turpentine; the
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ginning oi couon wun me smallest gin
I'vcr loan ii fact ii red: the manufacturinir
of artificial flowers; arlists painting pic-
. ll'.l A. . .A
lures; the marvel oi ine present century,
ilw. SwiiiOi Hick iLiilrond: the ircut dis
plays from the Southern States, among
which is the interesting l loriua exniint
nitli its live :i libra tors and its tropical
fruits' I be StaLe of Texas, w ith its horned
Tlie MuMiit. Mofyan !nlil Miniii" Pom-
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ri ii v. f Australia, is the larire.-t 'ohl
f 7 - o -
mine in the world at present. Its pro-
-l . U lli It . 1 -x
ttuct lor tne nan year emmi wun ;uay
JJlst. 18'Jl, a-reirateU 1,7(),(HJ0 at an
expense ot lesiS than SO;U,tJK. JM ore-
over, the tliVHlenils paid lor the perioc
jif,ri"'at-ed SI. 170.000. or more than Cb
n o -ii
per cent, of the product, which, we must
:ny, is a belter achievement than is
shown in the yearly reports of any Amcr-
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lean goui mine mat we can recan at
present. The output for the half year in
tpustion was less than that of-the first
half of the fiscal year by 22,1)21 ounces
This mine has now produced 841,37-1
ounces of gold.
twenty pounds of the whitest sugar for $1.00; coffee, 20 cents; seven grades of flour;
I resh hams, crackers cheese every wee at lowest. riv-. "'" ' - -
We have a stock ot hoes equal to any anywhere along the proioscU route of
THE It. & S. -
A ii i c . .i t :..1.S n.l j Alwnva mnlrn rtlir stnros Vn"Ur ll"t"adoUrterS,
VII KIIIIIS Ol fCIll) 1' III .IIDIIillg UWiaT'iin'-J" " - . . - i
even if you don't want to buy, it will give us pleasure show you our goods asd
tell you how cheap we will sell them. In our backjot jou will Find feed boxe
for your horses. I - - -
To the wholesale trade we offer special inducements. . v
x ours niiAiuua iu t.-i .v,
KLUTTZ & ItENDLEMAN.
I have for fen years leen seeking terms by which: I might bc ablo to have an
OPvGAN consthicted dillerent from those which have, ocnjn tlio market, and I.
have at last attained thejnethods so earnestly soilght; -
THE SERVICES OF THE MOST SKILLED OEGAN-EUILDERS
of the United States have been secured, and the proprietors of one ofthc. most
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Hourishiiig lactones in tne woriu nuvc
Organ bears the following title : -
LEONARD'S "PARLOB QT3EEN.".
frogs a i:tl great jack-rabbits almost as -T n . , 0 if
teoitt s I The Neave School of Music
now lying at the point of death
The fireman and baggage mdster an
both young men; ihe frnier is f Salis-
';. E?lit7.r IVimnoy . passed through this
city "Monday -.night en his way to lial
eij;li. He had been tip tlie W. N. C. on
M:-.s. Dr. (ieorge Cope started to
Tennessee last Sunday evening for ' her
.-two little iH.ys who were placed .there
1 the doctor some time ago. -
f The delegates elected from the various
Fymlay schools in the City are attending
the eu'iuity convention at Grace Reformed
thuTcTr' "to-iiay nuid to-inorrow.
Mr. Charlie Ritchie and Master John 4
- Smitlideal siient Sunday in Norwood-.
ku'ithdeal, Taylor & Co., will open u
iiiirdware store in that town this fall.
He on'.hand to sec and hoar the grund
rallies. Salisbury and -Norwood may
uevtr have another such opportunity.
Turn out en " masse ut both -places and
show your grit.
The charge to the grand jury, Monday,
was fine. Among other things the judge
said he dfd not want men on lire jury
who had nothing to do at home; iu other
words did not want any loafers.
Mrs.-J.lVTloucchc and Miss Maguie
Bowers have opened up amillinerjL store
in theseeond story of J. W. Bostiau's
: fctore. In connection Airs. Kouecue luns
a dres3makiug establishment.
- Our kind friend aud noble townsman,
Dr. J. F. Griffith, is certainly , due our
congratulations forthc excellent address
-of welcome which he delivered at the
Dental Association in Morchead.
-Thc race' track at the Fair grounds is
about completed and willprcsent as line
a piece f work as "can be found any
where. The track will lie what money
and labor. will make it, judrtHously ex
The rallies at Salisbury ami-Norwood
next Tuesday and Wednesday will" be
big things. The (citizens of Salisbury
have, contributed liberally of their
incans to makefile Salisbury meeting a
We arc sorrv to hear of the death of
Mrs. Henry Peeler, which occurred last
: Sunday. Slie was very old, being some
where in the eighties.' Her husband
died a Tew months'; ago at the age of
; eighty-five. . -
Quite a contrast in the appearance of
the weather Monday .-and Tuesday..
' Monday was so hot the mercury was
; fairly qoz'uig out of the top ot the ther
mometer. Tuesday wc saw; a. man wear
ing an overcoat.
Auditor O. W. Sanderlin has accepted
a joint invitation from tho Rowan ct
r eran Regimc-nt and the Fair Association
committee -to "deliver an address j)ti
Thursday of Fairweek, Octoberthe 22d,
at the Fair grounds. '
- If you want an organ or piano see the
new advertisement of same in this issue.
If at any time you want anything in tlie
line of any of our advertisers give them
' . a call. We know them iersi.Hially. They
T will serve you riaht.
not to be overcome by the sight oV blood
He fmally overcome his game, and after
carii:tg him home ami having him
dressed up the Miimal furnished him Uny and tlie latter of Stated ill
food enoimli lor himself and family five Ainonu the injured
days L'ictateV. ;
.ki"Av.v'i F-rwin Tiueshci-
Messrs. Hyde, Barber and Kestler
closed, their lifih au.iual tour for a por
tion oi Cleveland, Mt. Ulla and Steele
some of our
;. V. San
lust liiiown men
deiliu and others.
The cause of the-vrcck is not known,
but it i-; supposeil that some s'otmdrel
had pulled the spikes. The truth is not
known here, but it is thought this stall
townships, August 18th. Number (Ji '"oiu..-ul :
bushels tbredud, wheat, -10,711; oats, ! train has been rocked frequently at tins
place. x . ,. .
The hospitial has been put in'readiness
and the good women of the town are
hels. Reported by
2.4'JL: total, l.'kl
hook-ki eper, J. C. Nail.
Barber, (I lodman &
0,11:5 bushels of whea.
l,.j;;A bushtls for J. M. Harrison; 050 for
Samuel Becker; lf,S for Henry Brown;
4o7 for (i. W. Co? riher; IMG for J. F. Car
Vigar.: L"JG ior J B. Parker; '.'Ml for John
Turner; llltt for Hope Shuliubcrger and
iiS8 for William Heal,
We stilMioie to hear from each thresh
ing crowd in the county.
Y. M. C. Hall.
'Monday night last, the Young Men's
Christian Association opened a reading j
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1UUUI ill .IIVI1 lit. II. J.I.VJ VViVMLIIJ .. . . . . .
an iuyitation'to all persons to drop in of
evenings and to mingle with them in so
cial as well as Christian enjoyment.
They receive the very best of periodicals,
both religious and secular, both weeklies
and dailies. The -loom is open at all
times exccDt Sunday nights, when it is
exacted that each one has a church of
his o.vn where he "will worship. The
roouv has a fine piano and orgau,juul 111
connection an organized Choral Lnion,
-which works in sympathy with the asso
ciation," If -anyone has any hooks not
especially used by them, they would be
doing this band a service to donate such
works to the library. Many have re
sponded right liberally in this particular,
and it is hoped that they w ill continue,
that others may see their good work-.
They will certainly have the thanks of
imany other features' which would require
an article much iarger 1 nan mis 10 oe
sciibe, is only a part of what is shown
inside of tho Exposition Grounds without
any additional charges. The many fea
tures inside of tlie shows, under-cover,
inside of the grounds, are wonderful.
The woman who turns into a skeleti n
before your eves, as it were, is a marvel
to behold. The woman who can live
midi r water, eiiting and drii.kin; the
Indians 111 their wat-paml; the l hinese,
Japanese, Turks, and people from eveiy
poilionand country on ihe globe will
lie of interest.
Miss i be great Ex position Mid you
in". 1 in. in 11 mil mi i 1 til' vor. r lit'i'. far
enis should take fnudo carry their chil
dren to M-e- this gieat Exposition. Do
not work all the time anil ihcii die with
out enjoy ing any of your labor or allow ing
your children any pleasure. Enjoy
il while you live. (Jo, Me the sigliis,
and go in your own conveyance and save
Tho.-e. w ho do not w ih to sleep in Iheir
wagons can secure rooms furni.-hi.d with
berths and bedding at filly tenls per
day, as buildings aie spcch.lly erected on
the giounds for the puipose.
Those who desire to secure camping
accommodations can write to John T.
Patrick, Raleigh, N. C, before they Marl
and make all arrangements, or they can
find tlie camping grounds by calling at
the gale ot the Exposition giounds
Space for each wagon or team is ropeo
oil', and has a gate to close it up, and each
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mt r 11 .1 :. 1. tin iiw. enclosure is inunnciin, ..no. i.
The following report is given as the ,,,,1i,mmc with-
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proceedings of court this week: lout special permission from those who
Jesse Manuel, a. & b., guilty, 4 months ;,re with the team. All should go pre
in iail; Will Jenkins, larceny, guilty, 1 pared to slay two weeks.
years in penitentiary; Tom Khadrack,
Will rcEt-tne tutorial work on Mol
Cay, September 7th, 13S1.
A MILITARY INSTITUTE
FOR BOYS and YOUHG MEH.
They threshed ready and w illing to do all they can foi
the poor sufferers
This Ms all the informatiou we haver
been able to get up to the time of going
to prcssj, '
r till l,IHUV L4IUI o "W"J
llfrtiorou&h Curse In Civil En-
InttTluir. rial conimrrciiu
Courso. It-ldtT.t Sur'cob.s
K -knrarl Inr mi'iliriil
iillfiilinn. C'ai.KX Ci.Mt
Hand. Iuetrudlun 1:1 wii'ic
.nut Art. Practical cuu;6u in
VERY LOW iv A 1 r..
Kor JtrKister, with U rms una
Locatiok Famous Col. A. C. DAVIS, Supt.,
Liauty au Uxvm.t ; WINSTON. N. C. ,
THE r-ORTH CAROLINA
Collet of Apiculture
will ltt-'in its thii'l session on SeptLinbir ::d.
S:tl w.th iiiei-1-a.-.eil facilities ami eiuipm'nts
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111 I.V1IV 1 1 1 I i:l 1 I lOl-ll L . 1 in: run""'"
year has irivi-u further evj.Ii-iui- of its pnielK-ai
value, ami its vomit? mea sue uhea'ly 111
m.ili'l f'i- lesiiinsiLle 3:(ilioiis. Total o-l
$100.00. Kaeh (i(i!;?y Superinteii'ic tit ot
t-'.ii iii'u t n in iu exannni: a:iilieants 101 a.iiii:
;. 1 i .
saai. t-or i-atalu JK-.-. ii'.::ie.-,
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ALda. U. UULL1AU.11, rresiaeni,
larceny, guilty, 2 years in penitentiary;
James Newson, (white) laiceny, guilty,
2 years in penitentiary; Sam Jones,
f. &r a., guilty, 4 mont hs iu jail; James
lieal, a. & b., gu'rlUy, G months in jail.
It is RupjioAeJw hat the grand jury w ill
be dismissed to-day. Court will udjourn
about to moirow .
Oca. Cjrcely to Visit tli South.
It is not a week off. Prospects arc
bright. Let's make a grand success.
Come forward and show that vou are in
earnest altowtr w hat ou have been talk
ing. Come in great numbers to show that
you are a unit. Let your actions speak.
We are working for a grand principl'.J
Let's tl-y Hot make nnv mistake. Let
conservatism guide all our actions. Let's
be firm but not rash. Accord to all men
that self-respect whielv we ask for oui-
selves. We hope that all arrangements
will be made beforehand, so that every
thing will work smoothly. How Avould
it -be to meet at some definite poiut and
then all march in one solid phalanx, to
the speaking grounds, with our national
president leading the way, taking scats
in an orderly, becoming mrtuuer and
j-await the feasts before us? 'Wc do not
mean to dictate to the committees who
have these things in charge, but it simply
appears to the writer that such would be
nice. Allianecracn, one word by request,
doirt for (jet to bring your baskets, YOU.
Children Cry for Pitcher's Castorii
The Dentists nt Morclicjul.
The Southern Dental Association by
invitation of the North Carolina State
Dental Society, held its twenty-third an
nual meeting at Morchead City, August
11th to loth. j j 7 ;
This organization is composed of re
presentative dentists of all the Southern
sUmIos from Maivlaiid to Texas, with
quite a large number from the Western
aud Eastern States, who nave oecomc
members within the past few years. The
entire membership numbers about seven
IV tw ecu two ond three hundred were
present at Morchead. The meeting was
called to order by the president. Dr. (1.
F. S- Wright, Ol JiOUtll Carolina, mm
,".niifil with nraver bv Ilev. Dr. Skinner,
.. At.il V. iTitiKt divine from Raleigh. An
address of welcome was delivered by Dr.
J. F. Crillith, or this city, wnicn was re
sponded to by Dr. Stubblefield, of Nash
Many interesting papers of a scienti fic
nature were read and discussed. The
clinics were largely attended, operations
requiring unusual skill being performed.
Dealers in denial supplier, n i'ioii,
house of the kind in
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t'nis countiy, were present wun a line
display of various kinds 01 insu oiuem.-,
..... ,.-l l.v t hvrrnfeSsioil of to-ihlY.
On Weduostlay uignt ine niaie j.urmm
Societv .gave a banquet in honor of I heir
quests, tho Southern ueniai .'isouiauun
to which were invited oiner prouum-m
persons, divines, lawyers, physicians,
alliancemen, politicians, Cic. ine lai
heelM dentists lid thorn part v. eii, ai.o su
far as we arc able to judge are not be
hind their prolessionat urctnicn 111 any
...-t ;.ti l-ii- wlmtsoever.
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Dr. (irilhth lntormeu us umi
cr.iithomers and in fact all present,
agreed that this was one id their most
ueeessful meetings, and were, loud in
1. ;: for their North Carolina brethren.
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Being Very busy in an oiuciai way a
in ntliaiieemanJU'e have not the time to
mention many things connected with the
dental gathering which might interest
our readers, oniy to say that they were
as line looking body, of men taken as ;.
ivhole as we have ever seen tog-liier.
Gen. Orcclv, lho"tcToTTno United
States Weather Bureau, and the com
mander of the famous North Pole explor
ing expedition, has consented to visit the
V..10 h .1 n T'YTiosii ion at Kaleiiih. N. C,
and delviver an address. The Expo
sition is to open October 1st and closes
December 1st, 18'Jl. Oen. (irecly will
. 1. .;.. i. nn i 11 1 i-'-;t i 11" address, and it
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Sir. i r .fj p ) ta
l&&siZi r f J,-.i2Jii r
Fire in the! West Ward. TZZZIr of th8 MMy T
tn:it for thorfe who are
so fortunate as to be present at the Ex
position at that time.
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Helping the Soiilh.
The northern railroad officials and the
northern editors are doing much toward
making a success of the Southern Inter
state Exposition which is to be held in
the City of Paleigh, N. C, October lat to
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i,l A K MeClure. editor of tlwH
Philadeliihia 'Times," writes the man
agers, "I will do all that can be done
through tho Times to aid the Exposition
in the North," and this comes as a vol
unteer ottering from Col. McClure.
The Pennsylvania Railway Company
says: " We will do all we can to aid in
making a success of the Exposition.
T Uli tn p-ill the. attention ot mv
iriends to the fact that I have deter
mined to consolidate uiy business atone
point. ThcrefofeT ha?e closed my up
town store and am doing business en
lirely at the store on South Main street
near the Salisbury Cotton Mills. lien
I have a full line of Dry Goods, Notiens,
Shoes, Groceries and Provisions. Coun
irv nrndnee, a soecialtv. I want nn un-
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limited number of chickens and eggs at
all limes, for which I will pay the highest
nrice. Mr. A. A. llartmau is with me
and will be pleased to wait on4iis friends?
Hespectfully T. J. W. liKOW IS
t. :.. K.o.,... in r-iitivato the voice alid much easier to situs with. It is
easier to tune the violin aud other stringed instrument with and haves tho breakage
of many strings. The response isso quick mat tne ima l""' ";v vy.!
perfo. mel on it. It is so easily pumped and fingered that a live year-o u ....
1 . 1 I ! 4 .,..,1 MiA V- At'U 11 tit
manipulate it. It is especially adapted to the souinern c.iu.awe, u.m J " '
warranted not to stick.
His sold on FIVE YEARS' TEST and if found defective I agree to make it
good free ofc barge or replace it with a new one.
Write mo for particulars and mention the WATCHMAK.
J. S. LEONARD,
States vi ud-:, N. 0.
EAMES s E ARHHABDT
The pummer term of Bethany Academy
will last four weeks yet. We are having
a better school this term than any pre-
..o 'I I i ere has Deen a uauy ui-
V IUHO "Hi i - -
tendance of about sixty for the past six
Mr. II- A. Holshouscr has h;s tonacco
barn about finished up. Ho has au ex
cellent crop this year for his first. He
w ill begin curing some of it this week.
i.... f v l; Ti own and C. A. KoSC
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will be at the entertainment ot tlie v .
H & F. M. Society, of St. Peter's ciiurcu,
Mr. C 11. liarriiifoi ivh-u""i
was out to see his friend, Miss "
this section, last Wednesday night. He
seems to have some future enterprise m
The little son of Mr. G. w . rai K
bitten bv a moccasin last inursoay
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well now. LfcVfc
Col.l Hill, August 24lhlS01.
James Edward Lai.icr, the smallest
m,.n in the State, if not in the South,
will be exhibited at the exposition am
. r. ...It.- .ill rvr ihe country. He is
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.ltaleih-born and bred, 21 years o.d last
Februarv stands a Kd ... incn.
...wl v-i v c ever hltle lellow. Kim
tll'll I" ' ,1 - - - s
The Enter prising urn i-
Are .receiving new poods every day and
wi.ll furnish your houso from the kitchen
to the parlor. Wc handle a full line o
house furnishing gods. V e
x nice line of Walnut and Oak Suits and
will sell them at price to suit every one.
We have the pretticM anu non.iet i.ik
of Bedsteads ever rillereil for sale m
Rowan county. Don't tail to see tueiii.
Don't fail t see our
Park Sits fin $35 lo $15.
Tbev are beauties: Don t buy any mr-
niture until you Have cxamii.cu om
stock. U will pay you.
Our trade ha men ascd to such au l-v
tent that we have found it
NECESSARY TO ENLARGE
and have rented another room near our
. At-oiit nno
YYe' will uive a cash discount of K) per
cent, for the next :K) d.iys. ome r.mi
ce. our large stock Our goo.ls are good
quality and we will make the prices suit
Yours with best wishes,
EAMES & EARNHARDT.
Wo arc closing out the remainder of our
Summer Clothing and Straw Hats at cost. ' We
do this in order to make room ior pur ,
Mammoth Fall and Winter Stock.
Come and sec us and you will get a ijajigaix.
We have just received a nice line of men's
and boys' Pants, dark shades at all prices Also
a new assortment of shirts o! alL kindsat low
prices. We still keep a lull: lino oi collars, culls,
tiunks, valises, etc. We solicit your patronage.
Yours anxious to please,