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ROWAN COUNTY LOCALS
W. B. Summeraett, , at one lime
a prominent furniture dealer of
Salisbury, accompanied by his
family, came to Salisbury in hit
automobile. They are spending
several days here with T. W. Sum
mersett. Easter was pretty generally ob
served here and throughout the
oouuty. There were aevaral flag
raisings, some school olosinga, a
few piouios and several fishing
William Winbara, who married
Miss Annie Cole Smith, of Salis
bury, has been -elected president
of the Georgia Central Railroad.
The Salisbury Eaglea, a promi
neat fraternal order of the city,
heH a memorial service in the
opera bcuse Sunday afternoon. An
interesting address was delivered
by the national ex-president of
the order, Frank E Hf ring.
There was another murder at
Whitney Sunday mgnt. As per
rule one drunken 'uegro killed an
other. It is said! 230 gallons of
liquor were auloaded there Satur
dav evening ad judging by the
empty ca'tdus lyiug on every
side whiskey is the staple, if not
the only dnt k indulged in there.
The Southern Alamiuium Com
pauy now empl ys about 18,000
in digging a temporary tuuunl.
S. C. Ketchie of rurfU No. 4,
who had a fall rcut!y and sus
tained several broker, ribs, is im
proving, his many friends wiil be
glad to learn.
Dr. J W. Z mmaraian, a splen
did yung man aud dentist, ht
decided to locate in Salisbury ft r
the practice of h'B p-ofssion. He
has secured room N 301 in the
Qrubb building where ub trill have
Lee Bros., Chinas?, who have
beeu conducting a lauudry on
West Innes Street for the past
several months, have sold out to
Loo Co. who conducts a laundry
on North Main Street. John Loo
will conduct the old business and
his cousin, Jim Loo, will have
charge of the new-place.
There is to be sn old fi. Idlers'
convention at the Y M. U. A in
Spencer Thursday night, April
23rd. Qaite a number of the old
timert are expected to participate
and a good time is in store for
those who attend.
President Wilson has named
Geo H Peeler as postmaster at
Rjckwell, this county.
R. L. Barringer of Hiddeuite,
N. C, was here yesterday and to
day on business. Mr. Barringer
has bouzbt the old Cowan farm
near here and expects to move on
to it some lime this fall.
Theo. Buerbaum Celebrates.
Theo, Buerbaum, who has been
spending several months at B'ack
Mountain, returned heme several
days ago and celebrated his thir
ty-five yars of business life
lu Salisbury yesterday af
ternoon. Those present at a sup'
pr given by Mr. Buerbaum and
who were in business when he
came here were Victor Wallace,
Theo. F. Kluttz, W. L. Klut z,
P. M. Bernhardt, A Parker, D. A
Atwell, J. M. Brown. Mr. Boer
naum expects to take life easier
in the future.
Officers of Salisbury Military School.
At a recent meeting of the stock
holders of the Salisbury Military
School directors and offi :ers were
elected, a building committee ap-
pDUiBoa ana arrangements were
started for putting the enterprise
on an active 1 asis. The efficfere
elected were ts follows: A S.
Ford, of Alabama, president;
John Whitehead, of Salisbury,
1st vice-president; T. J. Jerome,
f Salisbury, 2nd viof-prsident,
and W. H. Woodson, .3-d vice
Spring Laxative and Blood Cleanser.
Flush out the accumulated
waste and poisous af the winter
months; cleanse your stomach,
liver and kidueys of- all impuri
ties. Take Dr. King's New Life
Pills; nothing better for purify
ing the blood. Mild, non-griping
laxative. Cures constipation;
makes yon feel tirfe. Tkd uo
other. 25c, at your Druggist.
Bucklen's Arnioa Salve for All
CLOSE Hi STRETCH.
ONLY TWO MORE WEEKS OF
LAST BONUS OFFER.
Subscribers Pay up Now and Help Them
While Yon Can.
Those candidates who have de
cided to remain in the race and
b9 winners at the close, are run
ning neck and neok and still
working to be first.
The last bonus offer of the con
test for 75,000 extra votes for ev
ery fifteen dollars turned in ex
pires April 29th. Everyone
should secure as many of these
clubs as possible. All will not
More candidates will drop out
next week which will make your
work easier. Subscribers who
owe for the papers are waiting for
thii very thing to happen as they
want to pay up and help the most
Now Mr. Subscribers, meat of
you have promised to pay up and
renew for the candidates. This is
the time for you to do so. Do not
disappoint, but "do it now" and
help them win tin prizes of their
1 year $ 1.00 2,000 votes
2 years $ 2.00 7,000 votes
3 years $ 3 00 12,000 votes
4 years $ 4.00 18,000 votes
5 years $ 5.00 25,000 votes
10 years $10.00 75,000 votes
Mis Mary McQaage ... 56 900
Salisbury. R F D 1.
Mrs. Allie Hoffuer 64 200
Salisbury. R F D 2.
Miss Ev B'ackwelder. 116 600
do Auna Watson 83 200
Salisbury, R F D 3.
Vlias Letha Peeler 68 800
Salisbury, R F D 4.
Mrs. Fannie Morgan.. . 58 200
Salisbury, R F D 6.
Mrs. Rhoda R. Safrit ... 81 600
Mrs. J. M. Yost 82 600
Miss Ollie Gray 96 800
Miss Ada Linn 115 200
do S:phie Graham... 105 000
di MarySifferd 116 800
Mrs J. A. Roberts 82 200
China Grove, Route 1. '
Miss Agie Lipe 115. 500
China Grove, Route 2.
Miss Lottie Fesperman 94 800
Kannapolis, N C
Miis Cora Shuping . 91800
Miss Nora McLaughlin,
Miss Ila Safrit. ..
Miss Elsie Misenheimer,
Rockwell, R 2.
Miss Annie Bost .
do Doris Ritchie..,.. 72 800
Richfield, R 2.
Miss Carrie E. Shaver.. 94 000
Gold Hill, R 1.
Mrs. Erica Morgan 78 800
Craven, R 1-
Misb Easie Skeen . . 86 400
Jubilee, R 1-
MisB Mary J. Elvrson . 78 200
DANGER AFTER GRIPPE
Lies in Poor Blood, Cough and
GriDDe. Dleurisv. pneumonia are
ereatly to be feared at this Season.
To prevent grippe from being fol
lowed by either pleurisy or pneumo
nia, it is important to drive the last
traces of it out of the system.
Our advice is to take Vinol, our
delicious cod liver and iron prepara
tion without oil, and ' get your
strength and vitality back quickly.
W. W. Lake of Aberdeen, Miss.,
says: Grippe left me weak, run-down
and with a severe cough from which
I suffered for a long time. I tried
different remedies, but nothing .seem
ed to do me any good until I took
Vinol from which I received great
benefit. My cough is almost entirely
gone and I am strong and well again."
Try Vinol with the certainty that
if it does not benefit you we will give
back your money.
P. S. For Eczema of Scalp try;
ur Sazo Salve. We guarantee &
Smith Drag Co., Salisbury, N. O
Clean Up &aj for Salisbury was a Great
The Civic League and other
ageucies deserve great- praise for
the enthusiasm manifested in
cleaning up the city. It is esti
mated that more than $500 worth
of work was done by. the white
and colored ohildren. Filtb of all
kinds was removed, yards cleaned
up, old e'yesore plaoea whitewash'
ed, fljwers planted, e'c. The
ohildren of both races were given
a special entertainment by Man
ager T. B. Marsh of the Grubb
theatre. The entertainment was
free, all the admission necessary
was a card signed by parent,
guardian or teacher, showing that
the ohild had helped to olean up
the city. Imagine the vast
amount of work that ccuM be
done by the children. Now, if
this work will be kept up during
She spring and summer, keeping
all old cans and various kinds of
filth from the yards and from un
der the houses, it certainly will
be oonducive to health. The
teachers of the city, as well as
the various clubs have done their
part well. Let the parents and
friends of cleanliness and good
health stimulate all the children
to keeping everything in good con
dition, and our town can be free
from sickness. The United States
government made the filthy, mias-
initio, mosquito-infected swampB
of the Panama f zone a healthy
place. Yellow fever was annihi
lated. They simply spent time
and money to drive out disease. If
every tamuy would keep tneir
own lot well cleaned and in a
sanitary condition, we would not
have any sickness. Flies, and
mosquitoss would be foreigners to
At the same time all back lots,
alleys, etc , should be carefully
looked after by the city authori
ties. The citizens m general
should be proud of the good work
done by the ohildren. Would it
not pay parents and friends to
give the children an occasional
dime to do some extra cleaning.
Try the plau and note the result.
Pound a Cure for Rheumatism
"I suffered with rheumatism
for two years and could not get
my right hand to my mouth for
that length of time," writes Lee
L. Chapman, Mapleton, Iowa. "I
inffared terrible pain so I could
not sleep or lie still at night. Five
years ago I began using Chamber
lain's Liniment and"' in. two
months I was well and have not
suffered with rheumatism since."
For Sale by All Dealers. '
Spaiks' Shows Good. .
Yesterday was about the worst
that could have happened for the
purpose of getting out a crowd,
yet, although the parade' was
abandoned, a fair sized audience
was present at the afternoon and
evening performances. Besides
new fixtures, costumes, mauy new
horses and new animals, mucb of
the performance was new atd well
executed. There were seventeen
numbers on the program everyone
cf which, wes good. O'Neil, and.
Janelle, hand equilibrists; .the
base ball elephants, invisible wire
aot, the hoop rolling and the
olowts were splendid, and the
performing seals, remarkable.
How well these water animals per
form their parts is astonishing
Mr. Sparks has a show well worth
DEEDS. NOT WORDS.
Salisbury People Haie Ab.olate Proof of
Deeds at Homo
It's not words .but deeds that
prove true merit. -
The deeds of Doan's Kidney
For Salisbury kidney sufferers,
Have made their local reputa
Proof lies in the testimony of
. S- J Horton, 208 W.' Monroe
St., Salisbury, N.C.. says: "For
some time my kidneys were giving
me a great deal of trouble. My
back was very weak and lame and
the kidney serections were too
frequent in passage, causing me
annoyance. Doan's Kidney Pills
cured me and I have not had any
Sidney complaint since."
A SECOND STATEMENT.
Ou Marob a, 1912, Mr. Horton
said: "All J said some time ego
recommending Djan's Kidney
Pills was correct. There is no
doubt about Doan's Kidney; PHIb
being a valuable remedv."
Price 50c, at all dealers.- Don't
simply ask for a kidney remedy
get Doan's Kidney Pills the same
that Mr, Horton had. Foster
Milburn Co., Props.. Buffalo.
The maffitfqy ,'Miss Mary Et
ta Mattew Ciqt Peter, Ga.,
and Robtri,allac:e Freeman,
form de5prt3f; for Rowan
County, ta'-k;$be at the name of
the bride'sptfvfcs ' Tuesday even
ing .Apnli"7j fl and Mrs.
Freeman aejau- at 'home in Sal-j
ISUUlJt fl'U-llpi BORUU ui a - AT CO-
man has bt&t,ti!ing a good work
in this oot&fcjAjgjtd has made num
erous friends si!3e coming here.
Sunday fjfon as Miss Car-
j r 0irf'ti. . e t ii
and Lee SkU4tther of Rockwell,
V . .
wo "ypt5;h5 AJUBUOi"
parsonage atMb,' for toe pur
pose of beiftgiiried, their horse
became frigatjaed, turned the
buggy overijured Miss Good
man. Shejwic; parried into th
parsjnage,ii:H ' Peeler gave
her medical ieyttioa and she was
able to profer0.ithfthe ceremony
Monday affe&r1ijc5i, which was per
formed by 0. PI Fisher.
Bibles Ani FlCt resented at School
Closing. g i J
The tch&f Ajsing at Dann's
Mountain tkace Moadav with
a very inteFSsio program inolud
in? a bibleaag presentation.
Rev. C. F. f iiU& made the pre
sentation tgf,l j(nd,'; besides the
dialogues, :e'rifcions and songs
of the chiljlfif P.j S. Carltcn,
Esq., madeUary addresss.
In the afj&ca'n a similar event
took place JHVSe Lingle . school
in Locke Tcorassi'p. iHarejn ad
dition to tbf fglar', school . clos
ing program' a ifele and flig were
presented. ifjjfour short ad
dresses werefcttji., ie: One by
P. S. Carltq , who present
ed the bibles cr by ,Rev. C. B
Heiler whorvrted the flag, and
one each bylfcra' O. Ritohie
and A. I', fcnxc t, who received
the bible anS A fairly good
sizd crowdfpreBBnt at both
A Railroad HoiDamises.
The follomlAsbeule special
will be readfilfiuterest here:
Alleging t&aj hile traveling on
a Southern SAtnger train last
summer the 9rte assaulted by
Conductor Wi&rsxn sS. . Overton.
Henry J, RdSrsnd-Eliza Q ines
Russell hitvM blight' suit against
the road andj conductor for
damages in te;g3n of $ 10.000 al
leged to be S-as rVr personal in
juries. The cosgfiod i that when
Mr, RusselLSbjted to the turn
ing of a seafjju. tassenger coach
the conduitof Jatgaulted him, in
flicting several fnlTiesi Mrs. Rus
sell, it is claprfe was; in a deli
oate conditio -fjl suffered from
cue inooa. f !
Conductor (Vrton. is a citizen
of Salisburyladlis regarded as
one of the bein in the servioe.
This trouble ls'. not to be
laughedVmt d$ $Sjrfc, i comes from
the leniency fovjie railroads in
letting traiiogs use more
than one ssat?f, $n while 'others
are standing SrStfowded in other
parts of ther& The railrpad
hog 18 mark several charao-
teristics i e: J feVwill sit on the
end of the seist the isle and
thus denote : no' one else is
wanted in tae;s, or.ne will he
down, set his guin the seat, lay
his ooat and nttjx the seat, or if
he is a real coition heg, he will
turn back-thercjt'in 5front of him
and do all hefcto qccupy both...
Such fellows to. travel iri
the cattle carS-1L "
A fifg Feature of Chautauqua Week j
, This. pay;.
A twiTd611ar season ticket purchased of the Local S
Auspigs lii advance of the opening
I adniifendt only
Other lag Days.
The Citizens of Chestnut Hill U Vote oa
Special School Tax. -
The county commissioners at
their regular session Monday April
6th, granted the citizens of Chest
nut Hill the privilege of voting
for a speoial school tax, on Tues
day, May 19th, 1914. The said
election will be held to ascertain
the will of the people within said
district whether there shall be
levied in such diitrict a special
anuual tax of not more than
thirty cents on the one hundred
dollars valuation of property and
iiinety cents on the poll to sup
plement the public sohool fund
which may be apportioned to such
t . j ,
district by the cointy board of
The polling plaoe will be in the
jewelry store of Adam A. Hart
man. The registration books will
open April 18th and close -May
9th. On each Saturday the books
will be open until 9 p. m.
Adam A. Hart man was appoint
ed registrar of election.
A Soil Surrey for Rowan County. '
The following communication
from Hon. RL. Doughton, mem
ber of Congress from this district,
will be of interest to the farmers
and others of Riwan. Mr. Dough
The Carolina Watchman,
Salisbury, N. C.
I am glad to inform you that
the Department of Agriculture at
Washington, Bureau of Soils, in
connection with the Department
of Agriculture of the State of
North Carolina, have a recent
agreement wnereov a soil survey
will be made of Rowan County
during the present year.
The work will likely bpgin
about the first of May or June.
Yours very respectfully.
R. L. Doughton.
More Talk About Paving Dap it Street.
Chief Engineer Herman, of the
Southern Railway, was here one
day last week and tha paving of
tne street passing tne passenger
station is to be done just as
soon as it is finished. Now
don't smile because we have stated
this matter in a way in which
there is no doubt about tue mat
ter. You see this is the way ev
erything works, nothing is done
until it is finished . This is the
same way with the addition to the
round house, promised six or eight
years ago, also with the great
blow about running the tracks
through Spenor, etc., etc Tney
will all be done when finished .
If the Southern does actually
get busy and fix up this street, it
will be greatly appreciated by
Palisburians and the traveling
There is also som talk of con
structing a tunnel at the Kerr
Street crossing as a matter of safe
ty to citiiens passing at that
point. This is a good idea and
would likely be a good investment.
Mew Quarter Begins April 1st.
Deposits Made up to April 15th Bears Interest
as of the First.
THE SALISBURY BA.NK & TRUaT CO., welcome savings
aooonnts in any sun of $1.00 or more and pays 4 PER CENT
INTEREST THEREON, cdmpjunded quarterly.
The world will help yiu only as you lulp yourself and you
must learn not to rely too much on general prosperity. The
savings account is the best kind of as3araoce of your own suc
cess. Open an Account With Us This Quarter.
Salisbury Bank & Trust Go.
W. E. MoWhirter, Cashier. W. F. Fleming, Assistant Cashier.
Grand Musical Festival 1
A Recital by Marcus A. Eellerman, the Great Dramatic Baritone
A Concert by The Cathedral Choir
Band Concerts by Bohumir Eryl and his Band
Cornet Solos by Bohumir Kryl
Grand Finale A Production of "Martha" by The Denton Grand
Opera Company, with Band Accompaniment
When the dates of Grand Opera Company come on Sunday they will
give selections from the Oratorios instead.
to all of the above
. 4 -
Boi'sCori Clob EorollBSBt. ,
Aooordiug to a report just made
by T. E, Browne, in charge of the
corn club work in North Carolina,
boys in every county, except three,
in the State have joined the work
for this year, there being a total
of 8866 in the contest. ;The ad
joining counties are represented ai
follows: Iredell 105, Cabarrus
82, Davidson 53. Davie 2, Stanly
15, Forsyth 63, Meoklenburg 122
Rowan has 86 and there is plenty
of room for otners. Join the club
boys; you'll get experience here
that will prove of much profit in
the years to come.
Master Piumbeis Association Id Session
The Master Plumbers' Associa
tion of North Carolina is hold
ing its annual convent on here,
having held the first meeting in
the county commissioners' rsom
in tha new court house to-day,
the address of welcome having
been delivered by Mayor Walter
H. Woodson. The meeting will
last three days and headquarters
have been established at the Em
pire Hotel. Bd L. Gantt of this
city, is an effiojr of the State As
sociation TWO WOMEN
By Taking Lydia E. Pirik-
Chicago, 111. 4 'I must thank you witr
all my heart for Lydia E. Pinkham's
I used to go
to my doctor for pills
and remedies and
they did not help me.
I had headaches and
could not eat, and the
doctor claimed J had
female trouble and
must have an opera
tion. I read in the
paper about Lydia
E. Pinkham's Vege
table Compound and I have taken it and
feel fine. A lady said one day, 'Oh, I
feel so tired all the time and have head
ache.' Lsaid, 'Take Lydia E. Pink
ham's Vegetable Compound,' and she
did and feels fine now." Mrs. M. R.
Kakschnick, 1438 N. Paulina Street,
The Other Case.
Dayton, Ohio." Lydia E. Pinkham's
Vegetable Compound relieved me. of
pains in my side that I had for years
and which doctors' medicines failed to
relieve. It has certainly saved me from
an operation. I will be glad to assist
you by a personal letter to any woman
in the same condition. " Mrs. J. W.
Sherer, 126 Cass St., Dayton, Ohio.
If you want special advice
write to Lydia E. Pinkham Med
idine Co. (confidential) Lynn,
Mass. Your letter will be opened,
read and answered by a woman,
and held in strict confidence
OR.KINQ'S NEW DISCOVERT
Will Surely $co That Cough-
of the Chautauqua 3
but also to Five 5
' : v -
Beat Family Laxitlve
Beware of constipation. Use
Dr. King's New Life Pills and
seep well. Mrs. Charles E. Smith
of West Franklin, Me., calls them
''Oar family laxative." Nothing
better for adults or aged. Get
them today . 25o. All druggists
or by mail. H. E. Buoklen & Co.
Philadelphia or St. Louis.
WANT A SEWING MACHINE?
Sew.ng Machines of all Oeserlptions
Do you want two machines in one?
It sews with a lock stitch and a chain
stitch. If so get the Domestic. Do
you want the New Home? It is auto
matic and ball bearing. Do you want
the New Ideal? Do you want the
(ioodritch, or the Ruby or the New
Model? Or do you want your old ma
chine overhauld and cleaned up so it
will eew like a new one? If you want
supplies for any kind of a machine,
shuttles, needles, belts, oil can's, sup
lilies of any description? If so, write
Cm W. Harrington,
Rockwell, N. O.
Or call Erick & Lyerly's store at,
Rockwell , as I will open a machine
ehop and office there. If you want to
Live and let live, see me.
Yours to please,
C. W. HARPINGTON.
Sale 01 Land Under Mortgage Trust Deed.
By virtue of the power contained in
a mortgage trust deed executed by
Alexander Moore and wife Annie Moore
to J. D. Dorsetton the 20th day of July,
19U, and duly recorded in the office of
the Register of Deeds for Rowan coun
ty in book No. 47 of mortgages at page
242, the undersigned mortgagee will
sell to the highest bidder for cash at
the court house door of Rowan county,
ia theity of Salisbury, N. 0., on
Monday, the 27th day of April,
1914, at 12 o'clock m., default having
been made in the payment of note said
mortgage trust deed was ! given to se
cure, the following described land, ly
ing about one and one-half miles east
of Salisbury, about i of a mile of the
Southern Railway, adjoining the lands
of Nancy Moore on the fastsida, Jack
son Moore o'h the west side, being lot
No. 4 in subdivision of the lands of Jack
son Moore and Nancy Moore.
.Beginning at a stake, Nancy Moore s
eornr; thence south 28de east, 15lchs
to a stone, Nancy Moore's corner;
th nee south 55de 15.19 chs. to a stone.
Jackscm Moore's corner ; thence north
55 de east 167chs to the beginning
corner , containing 2.53 acres.
This the 26th day of March, 1914.
J. Di Doksett,
. 8upsrior. Court,
May Term, 1914.
James Templeton , )
Bertha Templeton )
, The defendant above named will take
notice that an action entitled as above
has been commenced in the Superior
Court of Rowan County for the pur
pose of obtaining a divorce for plain
tiff and against defendant on account
of adultery as alleged in the complaint
and the said defendant will further
take notice that she is required to ap
peur at the term of the Superior Court
of said county to be h$ld on the 9th
Monday after the 1st Monday in
March, 1914, the same being on May
4th, 1914, and answer or demur to the
complaint which has been filed, or the
plaintiff will apply to the Court for the
re'ief demanded in said complaint,
This March 16th, 1914.
J. F. MoOuBBiNg,
Clerk Superior Court,
John L. Rendleman,
No'ice of Sale.
Under and by virtue of an order of
the Superior Court of Rowan County,
made ;n the special proceeding entitled
John J. Stewart administrator of Delia
Campbell deceased against Josephine
Holt and-Annie Campbell, the same
being No. 184 upon the special pro
ceeding docket of paid court, the un
dersigned commissioner will, on the
25th day of April, 1914, at about 12
o'clock noon, at the new court house
door in Rowan, North Carolina, offer
for sale to the highest bidder for cash
that certain tract of land lying and
being in Salisbury township, Kowan
courty, and more particularly de
scribed as follows, to wit: Beginning
at a stake on the S. side of Lmk Ave.,
corner to lot No.67; 250 ft from the west
corner of the intersection.of Link Ave.
and Torrence street and runs' thence
with Link Ave. S 87 dpgs. W. 50 ft.
to a stake, corner to lot No. 65 ; thence
with the line of lot Jo. 65 S. 4 degs .
W. 200 ft. to a stake; thepse N. 872
degs. E. 50 ft . to a stake, corner to lot
No. 87 ; thence with the line of lot No.
67 J. 4 degs. E. 200 ft. to the begin.
nTng, being lot No. 66, Lord's plot of
the Meroney land suburbs of West
Salisbury, N. C. See deed to Delia
'Jamobell book No. 109, page 480.
This 17th day of March, 1914.
John J. Stiwabt,
OVER 68 YEARS'
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quickly ascertain our opinion free whether an
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tion strictly confidential. HANDBOOK on Patent
sent free. Oldest agency for 8 ecu tins' patents.
Patent taken through Mann A Co. recelre
rptcuu notice, without cnarge, in tne
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