The Roanoke news. (Weldon, N.C.) 1867-1989, June 12, 1919, Image 1
DAIOK STABLISHKl) IN 1866. A NEWSPAPER FOR THE PEOPLE. Terms of SubscriDtion—$1.50 Per Annum ^OL. FilV. WELDON, N. C., THUKHDAY, .ITNE 12, l!)l!>. NO. 5 i Ncl I iiiiimtslSFluidDfMln QooDnoPS , .ALWHOL-OPEBOJNt; I AVe4ft«bteIV(p»nti«w“ r similiilin^tkeFwaivB*^'^ . Tlierelij’ Pwmotio4I)^^ ll neWierlWam.Morpliliie''* Mineral. WOT loisorSwep fccSlnile f 1 CeWTAOHCOMw*' VOHK CASTORU JorInfants_and_Children^ Mothers Know That Genuine Castoria Always Bears the Signature^ of Exftct Copy of Wrapper. In Use For Over Thirty Years CASTORIA Get The Habit B^Buy ior Cash. Save^^H IIF’the pennies by buy-“?H ing at W. T. PARKER & CO., holesale Gash Store WELOON, N. C. Jinon Liiibor & Millwork lio. I * Weldon, N. C. manufactureks ok -Building Material for Modern Homes, Sash, Doors 9llnds, Mantels, Door and Window Screens . MADETOORDKR ANI>J!K(iUI,ARST(X-K SIZES |^^^^Ooo^1«teriil»^ll*IMlrad^^Workin»nshl^^^^ Spring and SnoDer | DRE8S(iooni ALSO Shoes and Clothing. m% ^ mm 9 LADIES COAT SUITS IS f AND SPORT COATSS The very newest styles In Organdies Qeorgettes and Crepe*de.ChTne. 88^ /I. L SWHBUCK, The Busy Store, WELDON, N C Choice Hams There Is nothing more appetizing than a slice of our choice ham. We have anything you may want In the line of meats. All Kinds of Canned Goods 30D GEOCBRIES build up ihe sysl^, stimulate the brain, and increase your capacity to tliink. And right thinkinE brings best re- Our prices make you think. Call in to see us. L. E. HULL, Batcktlw’s Oiwta Hoiiw. Wei.OOM,N.C THE GRACIOUS INVITATION. "Come Unto Me, All Ve That La bor and Are Heaven Laden and I Will aive You Re»t."—Matt. 11:28. Introduction—Philip Brooks, the great American preacher, said that these words are the "pearl of the utterances of the Master." “Certainly they take high rank among the wonderful sayings of Him who spake as never man did. They are among the most familiar o( the words of the Christ, and are very beautiful and highly signiH- cant. PiRST—The invitation "Come unto me.” The Book contains many of these gracious invitations. In the ancient prophecy of Isaiah we And God inviting men to come in such words as these: "Ho, every one that thirsieth, come ye to the waters, and he that hath no money; come ye, buy, and eat; yea, come, buy wineandmilk with out money and without price.” And again in the same prophecy, we read, “Come now, and let us reason together, salth the Lord: though your sins be as scarlet, they shall be as white as snow; though they be red like crimson, they shall be as wool.” In the closing chapter of Revela tion, there is given a Rnal invitation before the record of the Book is closed. "And the Spirit and the bride say. Come. And let him that is athirst come And whosoever will let him take of the water of life freely." Christ says, "Come unto me " Our Lord invites men not to any particular creed or church, but to Him. He is the way, the Truth and the Life. No man cometh unto the Hather save by Him. Principal Forsythe declares that when we come to Christ, we come Into Christ, Into the richness and fullness of His love, into vital un ion and fellowship with our Lord. Second—The invitation is not only gracious and personal, but Is universal. "All ye that lab )r and are heavy laden," Includes both saint and sinner. The redeemed of the Lord are Invited to roll their burdens on the Master. They are invited to come to Him with all their heart aches, their sufferings, their sorrows. "Casting all your care upon Him for He careth for you." The sinner, too, is invited to come, ll is a universal invita tion—all. God’s grace is limitless and the provisions of salvation are sy NSHIilE or TME BISLE life Was a Misery Mrs. f'. M. Jones, of Palmer, Okla., writes: “From tlie time 1 en tered into womanhood ... 1 looked with dread from one montli to the next. 1 suffered with my back and bearing-down pain, until life to me was ■ misery. 1 would think 1 couid not endure the pain any longer, and I gradually got worse. • • Nothin); seemed to help me until, one day, . • • i deddedto TAKE The Woman's Tonic **1 took four bottles/* Mft. Jones goes on to tay, *‘and was not only greatly relieved, but can truthfully say that I hava Aotapaln. . . ** It has now been two years aince 1 tookCardul, and I am atiU in good health. . . 1 would ad* . visa any woman or girl to use Cardui who is a iufferer from any female :, trouble.” U yousufierpamcaused from womanly trouble, or if you feel the need of a food strengthening tonic to build up yourrua-dowa aystem, talce the advice ol Mrs. Jones. Try Car- dui. It helped hei. We betteve it will help you. AD Druggists For the Lord God is a sun and shield; the Lord will give grace and glory; no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly. —Psalms, lxxxiv,2. The sunshine of the Bible—there is no light so fair, There Is no light that leads the world so far from trial and care; There is no light forever can bring to hearts that bleed Such comfort and such sunshine in the dark hour of their need : The sunshine of the Bible, Through dusk, and night and dew. The old light and the gold light. The deathless light and true ! The soldier from the conflict, with his wounded heart and mind, A strength for life renewing in its lovely light doth And; The toller at the spindles and the mill-wheels looks, and lo. The sunshine of the Bible is the light that helps him go : The sunshine of the Bible, The sweet lights and the blest; Down in dark hearts of trouble Its soft rays lead to rest I In Held or mighty mountain, wherever grief may be, In temples of the roaring marts or on the great high sea. With soft, sweet flooding beauty it comes on glorious wing. And, lo, the sudden winter turns back to softest spring : The sunshine of the Bible, In care, in toil, in strife, The dear light and the clear light That leads to endless life I / Where tempests rage and thunder leaps down the awful sky. The sunshine of the Bible bids the glittering lightnings fly. In youth, in age. in battle; in peace, in stress, in trial. It brings all souls its comforts and It lights all lips with smile : The sunshine of the Bible, Oh, where it falls, or when. The dark dreams of the ages Fade and leave us once more men I PATIEUT iriTII fiiOTIIER Oh, maybe she seems to grow queer as the days Go gliding away into years; And maybe you tire of her strange litile ways. And don’t understand her tears. And maybe the things that are down in her heart Are things that you know nothing of— Old mother, still striving to keep up her part. To tireless and tender her love ! A little more patient with her till the end. More thoughtful, and careful, and sweet. She’s been such a comrade and teacher and friend. In the storm and the .strife and heat. And maybe the things that she thinks of today Are far from your knowledge, your ken— Old mother, grown feeble and palsied and gray. But when has she failed you, say when ? A little more willing to bear with her whims, To cheer her and love her along. Ah, many a vision in front of her swims. And the echo of many a song. And maybe she dwells in a world far apart From your petty and trivial thmgs— Old mother, with something still left In her heart That looks out of the window and Sings! tor all who through repentance and faith turn to Christ. Third-To those who accept the invitation and come to Him, Jesus Christ offers rest of soul and heart as a free gift. He who makes this wondrous offer has the power to fulfill it. Jesus said, "I and my father are one." He also declared, "All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.” The pronoun I in the original Is emphat ic, as if to call attention to the fact that Jesus wished men to under stand that what the religious lead ers of the day, the Scribes and Pharisees could not and did not do, he could and would do. “I will give you rest.” He offers this priceless boon as a gift, with out money and without price. "But the free gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord." And rest of soul is what this old, war-t»rn, sorrow - swept world most needs. Christ will give us the rest that remaineth for the peo ple of God wherever we may be in life. He will give it to men in Ihe mad struggle of business. He will give It to them in the sick room. The peace He bestows is such that the world cannot take away. Reader, have you found ihis rest that Jesus promises? Conclusion.—Ringing down through the ages comes these ten der words of our Lord. Amid the crash of empires, they strike upon our ears like bells at evening peal ing. Men are offering all kinds of panaceas for the ills that afflict the body politic. Schemes and plans of various kinds are being exploit ed and advertised. But what a weary world most needs is that which Jesus here offers. And there is only one way to And this. No man-made precepts will suffice. He who swung empires off their hinges end changed the course of history. He, and He alone, can heal the wounds of the race. "And I, if I be lifted up, will draw all men unto me." Children Ory FOR FLtTCHER'S CASTORIA PRETTY LEGEND Of GARNETS. Apache fndlAiis Believe Spirit of Ctiief's Daughter Imparts Tails* manic Power lo Stones. There is a garnet mine in Arizo na so rich In gems that the owners sometimes say the whole mountain in which it is located is a mountain of garnets. The Apache Indians, near whose reservation the moun tain stands, have a strange myth concerning the garnets. One night centuries ago, they say, the little daughter of a great chief died. As her spirit passed out, the Indians gathered about saw a multitude of sparks fly up from the the tepee and drifting through the air in a shining cloud settle on the moun tain side, where they shone like star dust, making the mountain bright. Later, they declare, the sparks which continued to shine, never growing cold or dead, sank into the earth and became garnets. The Indians believe that the spirit of the chief’s daughter still stands guard over the mountain and imparts to all the garnets found there talismanic powers to bring good luck to all who wear them. These garnets are mined and sold all over the country In rings, necklaces and bracelets for pale-face maids. Many of the gar net rings are made in swastiki de sign—the Indian good-luck sign— and any who happened to buy one may be sure of prosperous fortune ever afterward. Chronic Constipation. Perbapa you liave oever thought of it, but thii diiorder is due to a lack ot moiiture in tbe reaidual matter of the food. If you will drink ao abundance of water, eat raw fruita and take loti of outdoor exerciae, you may be able eveotualty to oTercome it entirely, to the meantime uae the moat mild and geotlelazativea. Strong and harah oa- thartica take too much water out of tbe ayatem and make a bad matter worae. Chamberlain’a Tableta are eaay and pleaaant to take, and moat agreeable in eff<!Ct. Uive them a trial. Children Ory FOR FLETCHER'S, CAST.O.RIA Gee, I msh t I had a Nickel ! "• yimr uukt l buy jou cixilness, pleasure uiul iliburuiKH' uffHinst iu-at.^ ( fii-rr up/ There's rtlu'/in tight! Tkf cool Xiin e Pepsi-Cola vill male Old Moh Humidity Imili like afrvsty muming in Jrvlund. Ill hut wfgther it is simply pricelrss! Drink Pepifying, Satisfying, Stimulating PEPSI-COLA Mak*» You ScintiUQf* ’* £^l*^Si-COLA WELDON PEPSI-COLA BOTTLING WORKS. oor EVEN. The visitor to the old home town town was much interested in the local gossip.. "Do you remember that red-headed girl I used to tease so about her hair?" asked the chum of his boyhood. “She got even with me, all right." "You proposed to her and she turned down, I suppose,” chuckled the visitor. "Not much she didn’t. She tnaJried me," replied the old resident. HOW mi UOYD AVOIDED AN OPERATION Canton, Ohio.—“I luff^rej from a female trouble which caused me much suffering, and two doctors decided that 1 would have to go through an operation beture 1 could get well. My mother, who had Men helped by LydiaE. Pinkham’a Vegetable Com pound, advised me to try it before sub* mitUng to an opera tion. ItrelievMme from my troubles do my houie work without any difficulty. I advise any woman who ia afflictea with female troublea to ^ve Lydia E. Pinkham’s Vegetable (^i pound a trial and it will do aa much for them.”—Mrs. Marie Boyd, 1421 6th St, N. E., Canton, Ohio. Sometimes there are aerioua condi tions where a hospital operation is the only alternative, but on the other hand many women have been cured by this ■ * ‘ ’ ’ 'dii ” 'a Ve^et doctors have aaid that an o^ration waa fair trial i)efore submitting to such a trying ordeal. If compHcationd exiitt, write to Lydia EL PinichamMi'iHi-ti:.' i'a.. l.ynn, Maaa., for advice, 'i'iio ut’ many yeara experience is ut your vvicu. “BAYER CROSS” ON ASPIRIN Always Ask for Genuine “Bayer Tablets of Aspirin” A ©AYl Only Aspirin Tablets with the safety "Bayer Cross” on them are genuine "Bayer Tabletsof Aspirin” owned and made by Americans and proved sale by millions of peo ple. Unknown quantities of fraud ulent Aspirin Tablets were sold re cently by a Brooklyn dealer which proved to be composed mostly of Talcum Powder. “Bayer Tablets of Aspirin"should always be asked for. Then look for the safety "Bayer Cross" on the package and on each tablet. Accept nothing else! Proper di rections and dosage in each Bayer package. Aspirin is the trade mark of Bayer Matiufacture of Monoacetlc- acidester of Salicylicacid. 1N\ ITATlOiN. You are invited to open an account with the 4 B/iMK OF EHFIBLD, Ef!fieldf ll. 0. Per Cent, allowed in the Savings Depart ment Compuunded Quarterly, YOU can bank by mail T I E KSTABLISHED 1892^ Capital SiirpliiU63,000. WE INVITU YOUR ACCOUNT, 4% PAID ON SAVINGS DEPARTMENT W K. DANIEL. PHKNlUBNl. I.., C DRAPER,I CAiaiBB. 1 About the first question our salesmen will ask you when you try on one of our new Is "How does it feel?" In other stores they ask "How does it look?" The difference is that we will Rrst select a hat that will become you, and we know that a "Mallory” Hat will look right, so what we want to know Is whether the hat feels right on the head. Be sure to have a look at our window ihis week and come in and prove what we say. FARBER;& JOSEPHSON, Mens and Boy* Outfltters WELDON, N. C.