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The Roanoke news. (Weldon, N.C.) 1867-1989, March 24, 1910, Image 2

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For Coushs and Colds Troubled with a cough? A hard cold, bronchitis, or some chronic lung trouble? There is a medicine made for just these cases—Ayer’s Cherry Pectoral. Your doctor knows aU about it. Ask him what he thinks of it. No medicine can ever take the place of your doctor. Keep in close touch with him, consult him frequgntly, trust him fuil;^ No alcohol In this cough medicine. /. c. Ayer Co..Loui^\iaa. AH vegetahlc. Act directly on the liver. Gently laxa» Itve. t>o*€, only one pill. Sold for nearly sixty years. Ask your doctor about them. THE ROANOKE NEWS. Thursday, Mak. 24, 1910. Published Every Thursday. RATES 01-SLlist 1^11'1I0M\AII\ AMI': One War, (hy mail) pontpaiU, $1.■'»(>. Six Months, “ -75. A WTrkly I»einoi‘riitii‘journal *U‘Votol to llu‘ matfiial. politioul an] airi(Hi!turHl I lalil'ax attd «urrouniiin«:('otMUii*H. AilvtMliMiijjf iiitfji ivuiHoiJrtM*’ twiiJ fur- uislieti uii tt|>(>lieatiun. Again we are movcJ to ad monish Mr. Peary ihat it is not what a man wants, but wliat he gets, that makes him happy. The army has just adopted a new type of machine gun, but the House of Representatives still clings to its same old Cannon. The Brownsville negroes will stay out of the army, announces the New York Press. They will not be reinstated or further pun ished. Sknatok Gordon has retired to his Mississippi farm. No won der. Somebody carelessly men tioned him for Vice-President the other day. Thi: high price of living is tell ing on the New Jersey prison. The wardens complain that it costs them nine cents a day now to feed their prisoners. “The ensuing years will see no idleness on my part," says Col. Roosevelt, and that is equally certain to inean that a few other people will be kept busv. OLtl Prof. Linotype is a great joker now and then. .A Georgia editor wrote an editorial reading, “We are a thrifty people," and the professor sent it forth, “We are a a thirsty people.” Cameron B. Buxton, a son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Buxton, of North Carolina, is one of the most promising railroad men in the country. Although he is but 31 years of age, he holds the high po sition of general eastern agent of the Santa Fe Railroad, with head quarters at Philadelphia, North Carolina continues to sit at the head of the table. Nat GooDVtiN talks frankly of his matrimonial experiences. He .says: “My first wife was an angel, my second a silly fool; my third a ‘Roman senator'; my fourth makes me superlatively happy. No self- respecting American citizen should take advantage of the unwritten law. If a man steals your wife, don’t kill him—caution him. The true philosophy of life is to achieve something and then forget it.” The officials of the North Caro lina Teachers' Assembly are mak ing extensive preparations for the great meeting of North Carolina teachers which is to be held at Asheville, June 14-17, 1910. This will be twenty-seventh annual ses sion of that organization, and al ready preparations have proceeded far enough to make it evident that it will be one of the greatest edu cational gatherings ever held in the State. Mayor Riddick, of Norfolk, struck a key note a few days ago when he suggested to the Industrial Commission the idea of offering lower taxation for the encourage ment of manufacturers to locate their plants in Norfolk. This very subject is now being considered by Baltimore, which has a new charter pending before the Legislature at Annapolis. What’s good for Norfolk and Baltimore would be good for Wel don. The Farmers’ Union is preach ing to the Farmers the doctrine “Don’t Go In Debt,” says the News and Observer. One day the eccentric John Randolph, of Roanoke, rose in his seat in Con gress and cried out in his fiar-reach- ing voice; “Mr. Speaker, I have found the philosopher’s stone. It fa ‘Pay as you go.’ ” Later on a lesser light added to Randolph's maxim the words "if you can’t pay don’t go." This is the lesson the Parmera’ Union is trying to teach. Ooa’t Throw It Away. OU«n jrour old sod worthleaa furni- tnra mth «o»p ud water. Then apply Vwtnub—«U ready Uta^lMatt DM *t» ewt of CMi^ftom£.Cl.ASK, The dissolution of the Standard Oil is now a question for the Su preme Court of the United States to grapple with alone. The final argument of the famous suit to dis solve the Standard Oil Company, of New Jersey,as a conspiracy and a monopoly in violation of the I Sherman .Anti-Trust law has been I made and the court now has the I matter under consideration, j And yet, according to our way of I thinking, there are greater evils ; for the Anti-Trust law to grapple : with than the Standard Oil. The I Standard Oil people sell oil at rea sonable prices, but oh, ye “Beef Trust’’ and ye “Flour Trust," and all the evils which go to make the cost of living almost beyond the reach of the man with moderate means. Just read how Major Hemphill sings the praises of Richmond, af ter a residence of one month. He is miles ahead of the natives and knows a good city when he sees it: “Vi'hat’s the use of living unless you live in Richmond? How can you live, in fact, how can anybody live, outside of Richmond, upon which every god hath set his seal and said distinctly that there is no other place in the world—leastwise no other place that should be ttien- tioned in the same breath or the same linotype?’’ And yet the late Judge Lynch, for forty years a well known rail road official of this place, once said that there were only two places in which life was worth living—Wel don and New York. The Richmond Times Dispatch says: “North Carolina has fur nished Richmond another small pox patient, Sam lidwards, claim ing Charlotte, as his home.’’ So much for the splendid adver tising the chief editorial writer on the Times-Dispatch is giving Rich mond. Some days ago the Times- Dispatch exploited the advantages of Richmond, a city where the sun shines brightest and ihe birds sing sweetest, and where the gods have set their seals saying there is no other place so fair, and sending out a general invitation, saying to all, “Come and abide with us.’’ Sam read that editorial, perhaps, believed firmly in his soiil that the invitation extended even unto Coon Hollow, his home in the county where Independence first blossomed, and he straightway hied himself to the fair city of seven hills and took along a case of the dreaded small pox with him. So much for Sam. But our friends should not complain. We have given them some of our best men who are identified with the spirit ual, intellectual and commercial uplight of Richmond and in giving so much that is good it w as only natural that a little evil should creep in. Put Sam in the pest house where he can do no further harm. ,st.\te UJ' UHIO, ) CITV oK Tol.KDO, Iss. (dt XTY. J I’miik .f. (’luMiey makes oath that lu* is at'niov pavini'v of K. .J. (.’heney tV: Co., iloinir husiness in the City of ToUmIo. County an.l stat»* uloivsaid. uiid that sai'l tirni will |»ay tin* huiii sum ONK jn NOKKIHMil'.LAltS lorfaoh ami ev- «iy oftHo that hi* enroil by HuII'.m Cjiturrli ('tire. ri,*.\NK J. CmiNKV. Sworn to Jicton* ino :in«l snhserihcil in my prosoneo. thi»Hli) day of hi'cember A.'I). IKHd. a. W. (iLKAsON, Notary ruhlie. Hair-rj t’atarrli CUire is taken internal ly, ami acts ilircctly on the lilood and macous Hiufoces of the system. V. .J. (’HENKVv't CO.. Toledo, Ohio. Testimonials sent fre«“. I’rico 7."» cents per bottle. Sold by all druirgiHtn. Take Mall'K Fauiily I’ill's for C'oQBtipa- tion. CoL. Gordon declared in the Senate that he loved everybody, but usually it takes a few highballs to make a man feel that way. No Substitute Accept no substitute for Koley’s Hon* ey and Tar. U is the best and safest remedy for coughH, eulds, throat and iun? troubles. No opiates. E. CLAKK. When do they expect to start spending that $1,000,000 on the hookworm theories. l^BCumonia follows a cold but never follows the use of Foley's Honey and I'ar which stops the coug^h, heals the lungs and expels the cold. E. CLARK Texas has made John W. Gates a colonel which puts him on a foot ing with seven-tenths oF them. Foley’s Kidney Kemedy will cure any case of Kidney or Bladder trouble that is Dotbeyond the reach of meiioine. No mediehieeui do more. S. OIJUUC. iBETTERMiNT COLOMN. I THE UNPAID DEBTS OF THE WEALTHY. Under the above title the follow ing article, by Ella Wheeler Wil cox, recently appeared in the Rich- Niond Times-Dispatch. We re gard it as worth reproduction in this column. “Do you know what helps to \ make anarchists?’’ said a bright man to me. j “It is the indifference of scores ; of people born rich to the needs of I iheir creditors. Never having ; felt the lack of $5, $10 or $100, I they cannot realize the misery it ; entails when they withhold those small sums.’’ A milk dealer once told the writer that families in New York , City, whose names were syno- i nyms of wealth and aristocracy, ■ often allowed bills of $50 or $70 I to go unpaid for years, i A news agent gave me the names I of a wealthy family whose news paper account of $25 had been I vainly presented six times. The ’ family had sailed for Europe with- : out one word or dollar to the man. THI- Mi'OMKN TO lll.A.ME. The millionaire is busy with large enterprises and leaves a sec retary to attend to these bills, per haps; and the secretary considers the small bills unimportant and puts them aside while he attends to "more serious" matters. As if anything could be more serious than the needs of the man or wo man dependent upon a small, hard earned income ! More frequently, however, I be lieve the fault of these neglected hills lies with women of wealth. , The husband expects his wife to attend to such details, and when madame is called upon she is busy with a visitor, or taking a nap, or dressing for a reception, or going , to act on a charitable committee for building a new hospital or church, and she sends word to call I again. ! So small a matter can wait. If 1 the bill is presented too often,how- ; ever, madame becomes indignant at "the presumption.” She does not like to be “importuned” in such a matter. It ought to he made a law that; all people of wealth should be post-! ed on the street corners in large red letters when their petty bills remain unpaid longer than two i months. It is criminal for the dispensers of large charities and expensive hospitalities to ignore the needs of small tradesmen or workmen or women who are dependent upon . their little earnings for daily neces sities. HOVS' TO KEGARD DEBTS. One of the first principles to in still into the mind of a young boy or girl is a high sense of honor i about nmney matters. Teach your j children to repay a loan of a post-1 age stamp as punctiliously as they I would a $ 100 note. i Children absorb ideas gained by i listening to the conversation of their elders more quickly than they do sermons directed to them individually. If you are forced to let a bill or a debt run any length of time, speak of it in the presence of your children as a tnisfortune which you hope to avert occurring a second lime. Show that you are anxious about the matter, and that you feel that they will be ready to deprive them selves of sotiic pleasures, and even necessities, to aid you in wiping out the debt and saving the family honor. Bring them up with Ihe idea that patches and old clothes are honor able when they save the wearer from incurring debts. No matter how brilliant and gift ed a man may be, no matter how beautiful and accomplished a wo man, both are blemished hopeless ly ir, the eyes of right-thinking people if they are negligent about their financial obligations. Hundreds of unhappy marriages can be traced to this one fault in either husband or wife. There is nothing more humilia ting to a woman of refinement and delicacy of feeling than the knowl edge that her neighbors and asso ciates know her husband disregards his money obligations and that trades are needing what he uses for other purposes. There is nothing hurts a man of good principles more than to find his wife inconsiderate of the rights of her creditors. The moment a man and wife be gin to have discord over monev from any cause the bloom is gone from the domestic rose. Every young woman should learn some thing of her lover’s methods in these matters before she becomes his wife. The man who makes light of fi nancial obligations is the man who will make light of his marriage ob ligations. There is a streak of.dis honor somewhere in his iiMke-tt|^ The right sort of a father or mother could overcome and eradi cate such a trail by beginning ear ly, but it will prove a difficult task for a wife. The thoughtless girl is more easily molded by a high-principled and and careful husband, but, were 1 a man, 1 should steer Cupid's bark far away from the course of the fair voyager who left port with unpaid bills behind her. Start your children out in life with fixed high ideals on ihis sub ject and rest assured they will not wander far away. Too many boys and girls hear poverty and econo my preached, but hear nothing to set them thinking upon the disgrace of debt. Unce a young mind as sociates debt with dishonor, the foundation of right principles is laid. It is your business to do tins fui your child. It is a better fortune to bestow upon a son or daughter than $1,000,000 and loo.se or in different ideas of honor in the use of other people's money. THE NORTH CAROLINA I'EIIERA- TIO.N OFTO.MENSCl.llBS'-CIVIC DEI'ART.MENT. (Miss Eli 'abeth Schwanberg, Chair man, Southern Pines.) One of the best ways to cultivate a love for the beautiful is to begin with our own surroundings. Civic beauty means cleanliness, comfort, pride. The vacant lot over grown with weeds and brush is a reproach to any neighborhood. Civic beauty is not an idle dream, it is an easily realized ideal. The reports that have come to this department are most encour- ing. Though not all the towns represented in the Federation have a civic department in their clubs, yet those that have, report better work done this year, and the com mittee has helped to arouse new interest. One of our newest civic clubs, during the two years since its or ganization has raised over $2,200 most of which tias been spent in restoring and beautifying the town hall, now the library and club room. A civic league in one town organized with a cleaning day, and a law imposing a fine for expectora ting on the side walks. Another civic league is determined to have clean and beautiful streets and lawns, while still another exercises close observance of health laws. Five hundred trees planted, Ar- ■ bor day and Civic day celebrations, I improved conditions around the railroad station, and a systematic garbage collection is the record of' one small town. A large neighbor, through the influence of its wo-1 man’s club, had a clean up day, I and is working to raise $5000 per | year, that the public library may be kept open on Sunday afternoons, i at night, and on holidays. An an-1 nual cleaning up day, the removal of fences, and a petition for a union j railroad station, show the work an-! other club is doing for its town, j Several other clubs report Arbor! day, and cleaning day observance, i while still others are working in a j quiet way toward general civic [ improvement. Everywhere may be seen the good results of the woman's club with the local civic league. To those clubs w'hich have not attempted anything along civic lines, the committee wishes to make a plea that they inaugurate a movement towards better condi tions in their towns. Do it at once. Will not clubs which have not al ready established junior civic leagues for the training of olt school children in principles of law, order and cleanliness, do so at once? There is no town but can enlist the help of the children in the effort to have clean streets if they are taught ihis, and have cultivated in them a taste for beau ty and cleanliness. This paper was contributed to the Betterment Column by Mrs. W. H. S. Burgwyn. There is this difference: Pin- chot was fired; Ballinger seems about to be smoked out. Clothes Help Make the Man OU are judged hy the clothes you wear. If your jtarnients arc stylish, well fitting aiiil nice ap pearing, they will create a jfood Impression for you. If you wear Spero, Michael & Son, "New York Made” clothes you will not have to think of your appearance. Your clothes will always be stylish, and you will look ntal and well dressed. Come in and let us show you a suit that will im prove your appearance. R. E .Draper Co., m NEXT TO ROANOKE NEWS OFFICE, HfELOON, N. C. DESIGNED BV Spcro. Michael &Son NEV/ YORK THINK OF Mexican Mustang L'iniment AND WHAT IT MEANS TO YOU. Relief from pain tliat niijflit othffwise cause YOU lu>urs of ajj;oiiy. Tired out muscles enseil tip and made ready tor anoilu'v day's work. Lameness in the back ntid shoulders promptly cured and still joints linibered up. Burns, Scalds, Cuts and Mashes ren dered painless and quickly healed. Rheumatism, Lumbago and Sciatica robbed of their anyuish and banished forever. Ulcers, Old Sores and Open Wounds healed promptly and permanently. The first application of Mexican Mus- tan^j Liniment subdues the pain but it continues its work until every quivering nerve is soothed and quieted. The great penetrating power of this famous remedy enables it to do this quickly and positively. In all cases of Sprains, Bruises or Lame ness. Mexican Mustang Liniment should be rubbed in persistentlj'. The antiseptic qualities of this old relia ble household remedy make it safe and sure Prices 25c., 50c., $1.00 per bottle. Foruiiby.iiDnifiuii LYON MFG. CO. 41 to 45 So. Sth St., BROOKLYN, N.Y. rRUSTEE’S SALE OF LAND. Hy virtiio of tho power of sale contain ed in a certain deel of trust executeO and delivered by (teorf^e M. Daniel and L. 1*. Daniel, ilia wife, to A. L. Clark, Trustee, dated Mav l’.3tli, llHM). and duly recordeti in 13ook at page 218, in of- tlce of the Kegister of Deeils for Halifax county, to BeeureJ certain indebtedocss therein set out, default having been made in the payment of the same, and the holder of the indebtedness having reaueated the underpinned Trustee to sell the real estate hereinafter described, the undersigned Trustee will sell at pub* lie auction at theCourt House door, in the town of ICatifax, N. Cm to the high est bidder, for cash, at 12 o’clock M., on Monday, the 4th day of AprllJ910 the same being the first Mondav of said month, a certain tract or parcel of land, lying situate and being In the county of Halifax and State of North Carolina,and being more particularly defined as fol* lows: Beginning at a point along First Street 128 feet from the corner where First Street intersects KoMoke Avenue, in the town of Roanoke Kapids and ae* cording to plot of said town« and run* ning west twenty-flTe (25 feet) feet to an alley; thence south alonv said alley fifty (50 feet) feet; then at rightanglesto said alley east twenty*five (25 feet) feet; thence north tiftv (50 feet) feet to the beginning. Haia land being a part of lot No. 101 on which Edwin T. ZollieoffiBr now owns a brick store on the front and being in extreme reur of said store and Culnf on the back alleyand i^rststrei^ Thw the 3rd day of Msrehy 1910. A. L. CLARK,TraatM. READ ABOUT GROCERIES? This in not (‘iiouirh. No matter what wt* SUV, to tullv Jippicciato tin* laet that w(* ket-p a hiirii irm.h> of uHtM'KHlKS, you tru'if IW'ittM' Icaveyonr m*\t oi'(lt*r with us that wt- inayjnltl you to tnjv t'vt't Krowiiiff lisl of Nt«*U'h* cuslo- intTs (Hir ,r. i:. M l-ldur ihf iu'st on market, iooils »U*livt‘iv«l promptly. .W. t" PARKER, \V(‘Mon, N, (', FOLEY’S KIDNEY CURE WILL CURE YOU of any case of Kidney or Bladder disease that is not beyond the reach of medi cine. Take it at once. Do not risk having Bright’s Dis ease or Diabetes. There is nothing gained by delay. 50c. and $1.00 Bottlea. MFUSS SUSSTITUTSS. E. Clark ALL KINDS of good baked, fancy and plain cake are relished by all the peO' pie, all the time. All Kinds Cakes—Pound, Jelly Layer and Fruit, is supplied from this bakery. Its daily ready on sale. lie good and for Stomach's sake get our cake. M. S. MOUNTCASTIE, Weldon, N. C. fomsKDHKirniis iw,“ r (■ nil SI In order to reduce stock I will close out FOR CASH II n 60 SUITS OF CLOTHES FOR MEN, YOUTHS and CHILDREN 860 Pair Shoes I 100 Hats, Caps. Besides a large lot of remnants in Dry Goods and Notions. Call and we will convince you that we are offering good bargains to cash customers. R N. 8TAINBACK. BOTTOM STORE, SI'KINO ANU Sl’.MMKR MILLINERY. FAGCY GOODH and NOVELTIES. Butterick’s Patterns. R. & Q. Corsets, I Misses at 75c. Ladies 75c. to $ I. m^Trices will l>e made to suit the times. Hats and Bonnets made and trimmed to order. ALL MAILORDERS PROMia’LY FILLED. 'MRt, A. LCWISt Weldon, N.'C. PIANO TUNING! Voicing, regulating and repairing a specialty. Leave your orders with H. O, Rowe W. J. BUBLEI6I. v«. PUTTING AWAY SMALL SUMS I I put away small sums not needed for present f I use. And while walling your call they will draw interest. I • ^ An account in our Savings Department does not always imply f £ small transactions, far from it. Many large depositors are using I our aavmgs pass-books. They are using them for the interest z I K ^ using them because of the convenience # i| aiTorued. 4 per cent, interest allowed, compounded quarterly. • I BANK OF ENFIELD f I CNPIELD, N. C. I FROST PROOF CABBAGE PLANTS GUARANTEED TO SAIISfY PURCHASERSL raOM not OBIONAL CAUACI nANT «MWtn. ixs: WkstwirwlNstr ^ VrltolwtrMaaiatavc e mtmm

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