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Tbe green it foiling from each leaf,
The flowers are on the hill ;
Tin' whirring winds hare almost bushed
The murmuring of (he rill I
The ran that lit the earth with goM
While sinking to its rest,
Has hung a onuieon banner out
To brighten up the west.
The soof-birda, too hare erased to sing
Among the ladiug flower,.
And left a requiem sighing tin-re
For Summer's dying hours I
And even Nature seems to mourn,
To watch bright tnoo.enls dia
Yet fading beauty lingers on
Each leaflet floating by.
How can they say the summer time
la sweeter than the fall 7
Oh I are not autumn's withered leaves
More beautiful than all ?
And can the bright blush of the rose,
However soft and fair,
Be half as lovely as the touch
Of dying beauty there?
i beautious summer fade
Ther is a sweeter charm for me
In autumn's mellow shade I
The withered flowers that droop and die
Each sera and yellow leaf
Seems but an emblem of this life,
Ho fading and so brief.
The flush must fade from every cheek,
The lustre from each eye,
And ell things beautiful must fade,
For all were made to die I
The smile must leave the laughing lip
And joyous boon depart,
For death's cold touch at last will chill
The fountain of the heart
I had aeen, and aha wept ; then, taking
out eighty dianars, aba tela nse u I bad
a brotkar, half of that waa all asy iatWi-
lance and she made mo wear, when ahe
cave it to me never to tell a lie. and after
ward bide me farewell, sxclaimiug : "Go
my son, 1 consign you to ( 5 d : we shall
not meet until the day of judgment."
I went until I came near Humandai
our kafilah waa plundered bj aisty horse
men. One fellow asked me what I had
"Forty dianars," said I, "are sewed up
snuer my rarments.
The fellow laughed, thinking, no doubt,
1 waa loking with him
"What hare you got?" said other
I gave him the same answer. Whan
they were dividing the spoilt. I was call
ed to an emi'.iensc where the chief stood
"What property bare you, my little fel
low I said lie.
"I hare told two of yonr people al
readv," said I. "I hare forty dinars
sewed in my garments."
lie ordered them to be ripped open
and found my money.
"And how came you," said he in sur
nrfne. "to declare so openly what had
been so carefully concealed I"
"Because." I replied, "I will not b
false to my tuetber, to whom 1 promised
I never will tell a lie."
"Child." said the robber, "bast theu
such a sense of duty to thy mother, at
thy years, and I am insensible at my age
of the duty I owe to my God I Giro me
thy hand, innocent boy," be continued
He did ao. His followers
struck with the scene
'You have been our leader in guilt,'
aid they to their chief : "be the same in
the path to virtue."
And 'hey instantly, at bis order, made
restitution of the spoil and vowed repen
tance on his hand
BY THE GRACE OF GOD
WHAT I AM.
As the Rev. John Newton, that emi
nent servant of God, lay on his dying
bed, a friend waa reading to him the fif
teenth chapter of first Corinthians.
Coming to the tenth verse he read : "But
by the grace of God I am what I am.'
"Stop," said Mr. Newton: "that express
es just my case. I am not what I ought
to be. I am not what I might be. 1 am
not what I hope to be. But I am better
than I once was. "By the grace of God
1 am what I am
Does this not express, Christian friend,
the state of each one of us Let us
am not what I ought to he. I ought to
be perfect, but alas, I am very far from
perfection. It ia my duty to be holy,
even as God is holy. But I am not;
ranch, rerr much of aln mingle with
what is beat in ma. I fall abort, every
day of my life, of doing even what I
know to be my duty. fail to set the ex
ample to those about me that I ought.
Indeed when 1 come to look into mv con
duct and character there is so much that
ia evil that I can only take my stand by
the side of the publican, and cry "God be
merciful to me a sinner.
I am not what I might be. For God
did not leave me alone to straggle through
the world. He baa said to every child of
bis, "My grace is sufficient for thee." I
can have the resources of Omnipotence.
Why then should I fail so grievously. If
I had only used those resources I might
have been much nearer what I ought to
be than I am. I might be a much more
consistent Christian than I am- I might
do more. The fault is not in God. It is
not in the religion of Jesus Christ. The
fault is in me, who fail to receive the
grace of God that is promised to all who
depend upen it.
am not what I hope lo he. For I
hope through the grace of God in Christ
Jesus, to reach heaven at last. I shall
then he purified from all spot and stain of
in. I hall then be perfect! Blessed
hope I Glorious expectation'! To be no
more tempted. To be no more led astray.
No more to fail in the discharge of duty.
To love even as I am loved. To know
even ul tm known. This is what I
hope for even so unworthy a sinner
here on earth. Blessed be God that I
may hope for this. Blessed be God that
through Jesus Crist his Son, I may con
fidently expect it.
But I am better than I once was. 1
once bad no love for the Saviour. Now I
went on'nnmovVn 'in toyeoiiWB ... UaOCe
Now I do repent of my transgressions.
Once I had- no pleasure in the .Bible, iu
the Sabbath, iu the- society of Christians.'
Now all these are my delight. I can
honestly say that "Whereas 1 was blind,
now I see." J have a new principle of
action. Instead of seeking only self, I
am, even if it be in poor and imperfect
measure, seeking the glory of God.
But "by the grace of God I am what
I am. It was that graco that had hut
A teacher in a Sunday-school once re
marked that he who buys the truth makes
a good bargain, and inquired if any
scholar recollected an instance in the
Scripture of a bad bargain.
"I do," replied iK. "Esau made a
bad bargain when he sold his birthright
for a mess of potage.
A second said, "J udas made a bad bar
gain when he sold bis Lord for thirty
pieces of silver.
A third boy observed, "Uur Lord tells
us that he makes a bad bargain, who, to
gain the whole world, loses his own soul."
cy on me, and called me from my reck
less course of sin. It is to that., grace I
look to make me what I hope to b, bring
ing me off conqueror, and more than con
qeror. I sing the words that John New
ton himself wrote i
"Amazing gace how sweet the sound
That saved a wretch like me ;
I once was lost, but now am found,
Was blind, but now I see.
"Through many dangers, -toils, and snares
I have already come ;
Tis grace has brought me safe thus far,
And grace will lead me home."
Amer. Messenger. .
NEVER TELL A LTE.
How simply and beautifully baa Ah
del Kader, of Gblion, impressed us with
the love of truth in a stoiy of his child
hood. After stating the vision which
made him entreat of his mother to go to
Bagdad, and devote himself to God, he
thus proceeded : I informed her of what (
Life Insurance Co'p'j
OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
WASHINGTON, h. 0.
Charteredby sjiecial act of Congress, July 25, 'OS.
Cash Capital paid in full $1,000,000.
It is no longer a question with any mm, who
tenderly loves bis wile and children, who con
siders how 1 1 -1 1 I would he their condition in
case of his death, as,to the duty of taking out a
LIFE I'OUCY , hut as to which Company he
shall pay his money.
If he reflects a moment he will conclude to
patronise tho Company which shown the grest-
st degree ot vitality, winch extend its busi
ness over the largest area, which is a llome
Company iu every locality; which furnishes in
surance the least cost; which issues no poli
cies that are forfeitable should ho he unable
next year, or any subsequent year to pay hi re
newal; and which in undoubtedly able to meet
all its promise"; '
With these teem gs ana views, ne looits over
the newspapers, and, hy the time begets through
reading the advertisements of Mutual or Miied
Companies, be finds his mind so fuddled that he
is at a loss where to go or what to do. lie can
not comprehend one-half that is written, and
concludes that none hut Auctuaries, who are fa
miliar with the principles upon which Life In
surance is based, can comprehend or explain
anything about dividends and his liability for
notes given in part payment of premiums. In
his dilemma, he looks into the plan adopted by
the National Life Insurance Company of the
l iiite.i Mules ol America, ami uuus just wnai
he wants: '
AN ALL CASH PLAN, reduced to the low
est minimum rate, like any commodity in mar
ket, so much Insurance tor so much Money.
No notes to give ; no interest to pay ; no anxie
ty about Assessments; no apprehension of his
Policy being forfeited next year it he does not
Eay his annual jtenewai; ana tne nates so mucn
lower than other Companies, that he realitesa
larger Dividend, in advance, than other compa
nies can pay him in the future.
lie finds that, instead of this uncertain prom
ise, at present high rate, that the National pre
sents a certain and definite sum for a much
lower rate and puts up its paid up Capitol of
As a guarantee fund, that its contracts will be
fulfilled, and, like thousands of others, cheerful
ly calls oh their Agent to make his application
for a Policy. Ilence the unpreoedeutud and
most wrmderfttl success of the National an con'
trasted with the older and Mutual Companies.
The Company issued its first policy on the
1st of August, ItidS, and up to March 1st, lRGlr,
it had issued 3.582 policies.
Amount insured, $I0,(Mir.rO 00
Total premiums, 360JI7 03
The whole number issued by the Connecticut
Bv tho "Mutual Benefit of irpw Jerser.
" New England Mutual, 'Mi
" Phrenix Mutual, 3o5
" Massachusetts Mutual. 312
Equitable of New York, 277
The Mutual Life, of New York, in'the first year
of its existence, only issued 470 policies.
In its 10th year. 1.800
And in its -20th year. 2.H42 "
this latter being f!H) less than was issued by the
National in its lirst seven months.
JAY, COOK it CO..
Agents for the Southern States.
P. F. PESCUI).
General Agent lor North Carolina.
April 19. 1869. l."-3m
As there are certain definite law in re
lation the righta of publisher of news
papers, which do not seem to be under
stood, we will endeavor to make a plain
synopsis of them and solicit attention
1. A Postmaster is required to give no
tice by letter, (returning a paper doe not
answer the law) when a subscriber doe
not take hi paper out of the office, and
a neglect to do so makes the Postmaster
responsible to the publisher for the pay
ment. 2. Any person who take a paper from
the Post-office- whether directed to hi
name or another, or w huther he had sub
scribed or not is responsible for the pay.
3. If a person order his paper discon
tinued, he must pay all arrearages, or the
publisher may continue to tend until pay
ment is made, and collect the whole
amount, whether ii be taken from the
qffiee or not. There can be no legal dis
continuance until the payment is niado.
4. If the subscriber order his paper to
be sloped at a certain time, and the pub
lisher continues to send, the subscriber is
bound to pay for it, i he takes it out of
the Post-office. The law proceeds on the
ground that a man must pay for what he
5. The courts have decided that refus
ing to tako newspapers and periodicals
from the Post-office, or removing and
leaving them uncalled is prima acta ev
idence Of intentional fraud.
McGabblns, Sullivan & Co's.
RELIEF roa tub SORELY AFFICTED.
It was the misfortune of the undersigned
to have suffered, aa few have everj suffered
before, for six lona and gloomy years, from
an affection of his feet and legs, superinduced
by overwork, during the first year of the late
war. During all that time, he was compell
ed to drag his emaciated frame about, on
ci niches. In rain he invoked the beat mvd-
cal talent of the country; and visited the
most celebrated medicinal Springs. Worn
down -And exhausted, be gave up all hope of
recovery. At this stage of his case, having
been governed by his medical friends from
the beginning, he determined to adopt a
method of treatment, the result of his own
reflection. It is euough to say. that thL
method is not so much new, as it is, the more
skillful application of what has been long
known, and attempted ny tne rnysieians.
After mine weeks of the most unwearied
and persevering efforts, he was rewarded with
the most gratifying results, ludeed. Ins rap
id improvement and recovery, was almost
mag u. 1 1 so much so. that in looking back
upon his condition a year ago, he can. even
uow, Hardly realize the truly wonderful lm
Profoundly grateful for this extraordinary
blessing, he is desirous of being the means
f diffusing similar benefit to those who
may be similarly atmcled. He therefore.
proposes not ouly to treat, but CURE, all
tanner of diseases of the lower extremities
such as old aud ill-conditioned Ulcers of the
legs; Varicose Veins ; weak and eularg
oiin.N, fee, no matter of how longstanding
It is one of the great advantage of his
d of treatment, that no restrictions are
mposed on the patient, as regards diet, exer
e, Yc, and lor the most part, little or no
medicine is used.
The charges shall he in accordance with
the general depression of the times ; and those
really indigeut. win be treated "without uiou
ey aud without price,
EDWARD SILL. M. D.
Feb. P2-tf Salisbury, N. C.
NEW FIRM !
McCubbins, Sullivan & Co.,
DIRECT FROM NEW YORK
a Turv lar: and v i 11 selected stock of
mcw ant desirable
cnnnirt t- Mil
M MM A M il l
consisting in part of
DRY GOODS, GROCERIES.
JOB PRINTING, BLANKS, AC.
EVERY OTHER KIND 0Ffb.ines. and fair dealing, to merit
And CHEAPLY done
AT THIS OFFICE.
B6SClerks of Courts, Sheriffs, Ma
gistratcs,and others, in ordering blanks
will please refer to the rorms as num
bered 'm " HandrBook for County Offr
cers," published by 2uchj6lsfc Gorman
Raleigh, N. C.
.., . BRUVBR.
Drug:, Medicine, and
Boots and Shoes
Upper, Bolt, Skirting, and
Calf,, Pad and Lining
The Greatest Inducement
TO THE PUBLIC :
NEW GOODS !
NEW FIRM ! !
Roberta, lWclYeeljr Jc Co.,
NO. 1, CORNER MAIN m INNIS8 8T8-,
M'NIILV a YOUNGS BLOCK.
A KK ISOW 1IU :iaviAU their new
IX. anil elegant slock of
SpriBg and Nanner .oo
eonilrting in part ot
Staple and Fancy Dry Ooods,
Ladies' Dress Goods,
TriuiuiiugK, Yankee Notions,
Hats, Caps, lioota & Shoes,
Wood & Willow-War.
. . Groceries, Slc, Sec,
All of which the, offer ti cheap or rheper thun
the saBM ' .. .i : - n ! 'r i in Ohm
M-ction of the Ut. Their goodn were pari luwd
exclasirely lor CASH, snd will be ioIiI rxcluiirrlj
lor i li or produce hence the rn .it Inducements
lor liurgm'ns. And preferring "the niu Me sixpence
to the -lo uhllling. their motto will be quick. Kales
mid -in .ill iirotltn und reudv rnir."
Cull and ee them and he convinced, fur ther feel
conrtdent that they can gie you the BEST CiOOIlS
for the leaKt money you ever bought.
March 13. IS69. 10 tf
INSURANCE COM PAN J ES.
Of New York.
Sonthf rn Branch, Savannah, Ga.
R. P. AUVOLI),
The only Branch of a life Insur
ance Company where Policies arc
Zsucd and Losses Paid.
A SSETS, $5,000,000
Annual Income nearly 3,000,000
Annual J)iiidend, nearly. . . .00 tier cent.
$73,000 Losses paid by this Branch in
THE KNICKERBOCKER is an old and
reliable Cmniiauy, ami tiH"t?r an un at induce
ments to insurers a- any t)olv-nt Company
can. Issues Policies on ecrry desirable place.
Loans 1 of the Premium tt the Policy Holder.
All 1'ulicies non (in lettable ajter the lMtyuient
ofttcoortlirccpietuuiw. No rstUnetiusm on
or travel, fro e.rtra chnrne tor offi
cers of the Army, Nary, or First Class Steam
and Sail VeiueU, or for liadroad Conductors,
State of North. Carolina,.
i ocwTT or PtviDsnw Scraaioa Cocbv.
State on relation of J. I.. Huasaburj, )
U.K. Kcotl. I ,ur A. Norctim, A i'laintlOa
J aioci, n. ill, and wile Cornelia. S
B. I). HampUin. Juliua A. dray, aa 1
tdmininlralor of A . (;. Foster, W. ( . .
1. I.lndaay. and W. h. I.indaar, I
aa administrator or U A. KittraA! )
To W I). I.lndaay, one of the above named de
tendante a lion renidenl You are hereby notified,
that a aumiuona in tne above entitled case baa been
laaued agaitut von, wherein you are aummqaed to
appear before the Jodge of the Superior Court to b
held furthe ( ounty or Havibaon, at the Court liooee
in Lexington, on the'seci od Monday after the third
Monday ot April lfy, aa, answer tne complaint
II II IH I
tiled with (he clerk of aald court oa
spri.ii; k sur
ed from the Eastern
keti are call yonr attention to much flu
ami inoMi complete, BtM it d tiooii in tins mar
ket, all Delected from new and freah stocks and
styles, and a large portion purchased directly
from tne Manulactarers and their Agents since
NAILS, IRON & 8TBEL,
Tanner's, Linseed and Kerosene
of all kinds,
of different sizes ;
And many other articles not enumerated ;
all of which were bought FOR
U AMI, and will be sold as Cheap
as the Cheapeat.
We tender oar ineere thanks . for tin
liberal patronaire heretofore bestowed
pon ns, and hope by closo attention to
Dealer in roceries
Glasi and f'ror km Ware, Wall Paptr, Win.
dow Shades, lie., fce.
attention eiven to orders, and to
the sale of Cotton, Oram, Waval htores, Tobac
co, Dried KruiT, Ac , on Camniission.
COURT HOUSE BUILDING,
april9 U-ly alBWHKKN, K. 0.
JOH S. I1E.'DERMM,
ATTORNEY & COl.XSELLOi AT LAW,
SALISBURY, N. C.
QT Will attend promptly to thcCollec
(For laying qf Homesteads, J
And a new and improved form
Revised and corrected by the
best legal authority in this place,
for sale. Address,
mar. 10. J. J. BEUNER
tinnanceof the same. IlaTing had orcr
twenty year's experience, and having all
the capital necessary to conduct a large
usincss. We feel confident that wo can
sell goods as law as any house in Western
North Carolina.' - :
ALL KIADS OF
EXCHANGE for GOODS
HIGHEST Market PRIC ES.
Salisbury,-N.C., Apl 2, 1S69. 13:ly
The Great Decline la Drj Good.
All we ask e a call at the v. -11 known Km
porium of thi market. TTe invite your attcti
I to a li'W l,KAtll.ti AKI ICLLS kept in
thia wholesale aud retail nUtuk ;
THE KNICKERBOCKER as one of the
fete Northern Comjnnies whose Policies in
the .South u ere kept intact it u rim the rebellion,
whose Dividends were accredited as thoiith
Premiums were paid, and is THE Company
that after the tear paid all Losses which oc
curred during the war. thus proriny its integ
rity, its Ituit'jr, and indisputable solvency.
Tho Knickf rboeker pays Iossps prompt If,
never disputinga jiibt claim and is as liber
al aa auy safe Company in Ainfrira.
V. S. HELDEX.
General Apent for N. ().. Kaleigh.
John IIf.akii. Airent, baliabury, .V C.
February. 109. 7 3m.
THE ARLINGTON MUTUAL
A V t t o i niu and Southern Institution
Its r 'unds arc kept in the South.
It has met with unprecedented success.
Its fortunes arc established beyond any
Tin- Company ha capital ami aaaeta. aeainM iu
liability that will compare favorably with any I.ifn
liiauranic Cunibauy on the cuutincut, wlncli la tbe
true tent ol reHKnbibijity.
H- ill. i i- arc cautiously administered by aelected
Directors, ufrrapunaibility ami bunine i-apacity.
It ua ealablialicu ita claim to NjuttiernralroLage
OF I CERS:
JOHN E. EDWARD8,
the Utli day of April lr)y. a cony of Wttck. and ..f
the HuinmntM. ware deposited in the poat office at tk
time, uireciru in you; and notice waa given Ibat
judgment w ould be taken airainat you if yon faned,
within that tune, to anpwer aaid complaint, wsereia
it la alleged that the defendants abort named rr in
debted ti the State of North Carolina, UXbenat and
Itenetit of the p'aintiffii above named, ia the so as of
mi. rn thousand (lo.OOU) dollar with lawfai iatercal
thereon trom the 6th day of October IH6T, due by
bond, (executed to the Ktate of Nerth Carolina, by
B. A. Kittrell.E. 11. Karopton, W. D. Lindsay and
A. (!. Confer) for a breach of the aa me: that no part
thereof haa been paid; to be discharged apoa tb
payment to the plaiutiffi of whaterer damagealhe
mar le entitled to in this action.
You are aluo notified that the above named plain
tiff have aiied out a Warrant of Attacnmeot againat
yourpnjMTtv for the an.bnnlof damagea and forth
rauae of action therein act forth, returnable to tb
Siuierior Court of Davidaon County en the 18th da
of June IH6!I. when and where you art hereby re
quired to appear and anawertbe complaint, in default
w hcn-oi the plaintiffn will take Judgment, against jo)
aa therein demanded.
Wltuoaa. Leal . lohneoa, Cltrkajt the Ropeter
Coartof llie ( ounty of Davidaoa, at4BRl1aTflaiftar
ton, the tfth dy of Aril. 18.
LEVI K. JOHNSON, C. fl.C
April !, lHr.-l5 6wpd
State of North Carolina,
Attachment. Publication for Defendants.
Noah Smithermnn, plaintiff,
James Lucaa, defendant.
NOTICE is hereby given that a warrant of
attachment has been i-ued againnt the proper
ty of aaid defendant who in beyond the limit - of
the state, ill favor of the plaintiff and returna
ble before me, a Justice of the Pence,, fur the
county of Montgomery, in Tniy, on the 6th day .
of May infill, for the enm of forty-lour dollar
with interest from the lith of Oct. 1H66. The
said defendant is hereby notified to appear at
said lime and place and defend his null or judg
ment will oe rendered ngntrvt htm.
Witness. Jno Chisholm, a Justice of th
Peace for the county of Montgomery, this 20th
dav of March lrX).
j;t-4t.pnK JOHN CHISHOLM, J. P.
XEW YORK and North Carolina
New York to
Wm. li. Isaacs,
D. J. IIakxsook
This Line will comprise the following steam
FAIRBANKS, Capt. A. Hunter,
WM. 1 CLYDE, " D. P. Morgan,
REBECCA CLYDE, O. Chichester.
MARY SAN Ft HID, John Moore.
With such additional Steamers as ma be
required to meet the demand of the trade.
Sailing from New York every WEDNESDA Y
and 8A TURD A Y at 4 P. k, from Pier 15 E.
II foot of Wall street.
Drug., Patent Medicines, Due-
Stuffs, Faints, Tanners1 Oil,
Kerosene and Linseed Oil,
Lead, Upper, sole and Harness
CALF & LINING SKINS,
CHARLES 11. SMITH, M. D.
I.EM1L AtlVIStB, OENCR1I. AI.KST.
H. C. Cauell, Jno. H. Claiboknk
William K. Taylor,
Samuel S. Cottrell,
Cliarlea T. Wortliam,
William Willis, Jr.,
Kil. A Smith.
Tbos. J. Kvarm,
James A. S ott,
W. H. Tyler.
J. E, l i.'l itnlg,
A. Y. Blokes,
J. U. Morton,
R. H. IHhrell.
William n. I'almer,
Henry K. Ellyaon,
H. E. C. Iluskfrville,
llmllel t . 1 ardy,
J. W. Allison,
(eorge S. 1'almer,
H. 11. Cho. kley,
li. C. Cabell,
I. J. Hartsonk,
John C. Williams,
W illinm (i. Taylor,
A. P. Abell,
W'm. 11. Isaacs,
George L. Ilidirnod,
tsanuel M. Price.
LEWIS C. IT AXES. Ao't.
Feb. 12 ly Lexington, N.
8 B B
WHAT A GRAD AXU EXTENSIVE BUSINESS
Connecticut Mutual Life
J. & H. HORAH.
XlAVING ROU0&TTHE ENTIRE! 8tock
of L. M. Davis; and addWjargely to it, we are
now prepared to furnish any tiling usually kept
in firstclass Jewelry Store, e may be
found in Cowan's Brick Row, next door to F.
IT. Sprague s Office. All kinds of repairing
ilniie at short notice and satislaction gnaran
teed. We return thanks to a generous public
for past favors, and hope by atrict attention to
business to merit a continuance ot tne same.
P. S. All persons having left Watches and
Jewelry with L M.' Davis or Wilson & Karris.
to be repaired are requested to call and get!
tbetn or tney win oe son r repairs.
JM. Si, cJM.
II T I UK !
DJfioT ANCHOR liRANDS BOLT-
MJ tog f;loths. all Dniibers, for sale by
McCUBBINS, SULLIVAN & CO.
Salisbury, N. C.
Great Labor Saving
WOOD'S CELEtRAJED REAPER
and Mower combinel j Also, WOOD'S
Mower detached on li.nt, and
French BurrMill Stones
BEST FRENCIIBURR MUl Stones,
For sale by
MCCUBBINS, IULHVAN 4 CO.
fron, Steel, Saddle- nanlwnre, and Carriage
Trillin-lings j in (act, tiio.ustui.ds. of . artkles too
tcdius to enumerate. Wo are agents for the
O JL.D A 11 Tl fj,
Also, MitlitlfrVCtlllCTs' Atrents fur flic eelebrnteil
Uone im-t. Ho. ilo. Killeiiml Hlusling Pinviler.
IV We invite th attention of Merehants
nuu mi' iioiiii )eiieiaiiv, our siot-R, ass tl ring
inein iuvy win nun tunning luit fresh uml Jesi-
mine iiiKKls. n e Imj- till kinds of produce.
nave your in.iekliernes and r'ruits, which will
Do lo you as treasure.
Smith. Foster & Co.
, SAMsitrur. v. a.. '
Spragae's Old Stand, near tliw Market Uouse.
Aprils, IHy. 13 ly
Synopsis of Statement for C,$. '
Inl nme from Premiums $7. 1I ..304.1 1
lut uuie trota liittsreat, .......... rH.llfl 4S
Total income for the year.. rl.746.30n.69
Losses paid 1.331.335 IH
I'h 1. 1. II. Is iciiil .mj INI
Total Losses uaiil to date H OH'i hs.1 on
I'otal llivideuda paid to dr.te 5.I97.2.-H (HI
It will he seen trom the ahove tlmtthe iueonie fur
interest alone, greatly exceeds the losses, and that
the total income-lor one year is mine thun the total
issespaidto date. The Assets of the Company
re now over Twenty-three Millions, nnd with ita
: - -' -. i . .a .
-nnnpintn any other cotpaav in tb co.n.irv. It.
(liana ol hnsmesa couipriae all the desirable forma
S. D. WAIT,
mar 5 ? Jy IUUifliT N, C.
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non immi H i " mm. j.no .wn .j .in
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I " Tbe attention of Skippers is caller)
to tbe LOW RATES and FACILITIES
offered by this Line, which are anperior to
any iVore to offered :
THROUGH BILLS OF LADING
(riven to all points on the North Carolina
Railroad and ita Connections via Golds-
boro. J. A. SADLER,
WORTH & DANIEL, Agents,
Wilmington, N. 0.
JAMES HAND, Agent,
feb29 8if 119 Wall Street. N. T.
North CarolUa Land Coapaij.
Incorporated by Special Act of the Gener
al Assembly, 1869,
FOR THE LOCATION OF
Northern and European Settlers.
TOR THE SALE OT
IMPROVED FARMS, TIMBER &
Al INK HAL LANDS, HOUSES,
MINES, WATER POWER,
&c , &c. Also of COT
NAVAL STORES. &c. ON COS
SIGXMENT, ADVANCES MADE
fec, &c, &c.
ALSO, NEGOTIATE LOANS, ON
MORTGAGE OR OTHER
Those having Lands or Farms for sale will ,
tun! ii tn their interest to communicate Witt
No charirc made unless a sale is effected : 'hei
only 5 per cent, to be paid when the sale, ia,
Geo. Little, I"rest. R, W. Best, Sec Trea
Afjents and Directors at Raleigh.
lion. li. W. Host, Col. (;,.0. Little.
Geo. W.Swepson, R. Kingsland.
Agents and Directors in New York Jb Boston.
A.J. Bl pecker, Son ,1 Co.
Kaleigh.N. C, March ft, 1H9. 83m
HE DWELLING onnosite the
Hoyden tiouse, formerly known a?
the Frankford Uouse, it oonUins 8,
rooms, with eas fixtures, &c. as w-ull .u
Kncnen Bnn a poou parucn s-poti ror terms
apply to LUke iJlackmer, Esq.
Ian nary 29, 4l(
iabsbcsy, N. C.
$150 PREMIUM !
HE North Carolina Land Company1 will
$150 in premiums, for the host and richest
specimens oi me following ores found in the
State of North Carolina for their Mineral Chi,
net at the Company's Office. Kaleigh ; Cold,
25: Silver. Copper. $15; Iron, $ia.50 :
Marble, $lv5ll; Lead, $10; Mica. $t0; Vlmu
bago and Soap Stone, $10; and all other min
erals in proportion. Shell and other Marl; $.".
The specimens will be submitted to an nuri.
enced Geologist, and premiums awarded by his
Samples to be marked "N. C. Land Compa-
rir!iT f."-trr V BfcaL 'TM4j
KW m -r r r nrv-a-.
He Stockholders of the Eastern and
Western Divisions of the Western Vrtk
Carolina Railroad Company are herehv noti
fied to meet in joint meeting in the town of
Morganton iu the county of Burke, on th..Jtl,
day of May. A. D., lSf19, to consider of sorh
matters n may be properly brought
them, aud mutters of importance.
W. J. MtlTT. President.
tastern Division W. N. C. R. R Co
GEO. W. SWEPSON. Pres t.
Western Division N. C. R. R. Cca.
Baaaifh, N. C, April IX, 1809.
...iouiuciih mi me .Mirin iarol
l'ress, iri the Conltnerc'ial cities of Wdmintl
Newbern. Norfolk, Petersburg, Richmond,
Special Sewtpafer AdTertisiiig
lir in ml rollrrtion Itjeiey fur orlh Carolina.
' Wm. . lit ii ii cV Co.,
Special Agents for the .Xorth CurtdiM Prete.
and General AgrmUfor tht Coilertum of
Claims throuyhout the Stale. j
Qoldsboro, XT. C.
By ACTIJORITYlot i n person anrf
ceive advertisements for the Nonh P.rr.li.
titnore. rniladeiptna, ISew Turk and Boston
and attend to the collection uf claims of every
desciintiun throughout the State of North Car
frT We will also undertake the collection
of all old dues the Poena of the State in any
of the above places.
Refer specially, lo Geo. V. Slron, Esq
Goldsboro, Maj J. A. Engelhard. Editor Wil
mington Journal ; Hon. Plato norlm u.i
UK W "p"n- Geu' ""rT.rboro; and Gen.'
M. . Ransom, eldon, N. C.
Refer generally to the Conductors of tb
Messrs. Wm. A Hearne &Ca, aaabor. ar.
Sorth Stale. fcbl2-6tf