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The Asheboro Courier.
Asheboro, N. 0. Jan 17, 1907.
Local and Personal.
A J. Rush returned from Raleigh
Mr, and Mrs. Milton Vuncannon,
of Star, spent Sunday in Asheboro
as guests in the home of Eli Pntoh
rd. Rehearsal for the sacred cantata,
"Queen Esther," began last . week.
The chorus has already made good
Rev. TS. R. Richardson is attend
ing the conference of Methodist
ministers of the Greensboro Dis
tict at Gieensboro.
The mid-week prayer meeting
will be held in the M. E. Church
this (Thursday) evening.
Mrs. W. J. Page, of Steeds, is
visiting relatives in this city.
Jno. T.'Driitain is enlarging his
law office uear the courthouse and
decoratiupr the " interior. x When
completed he will have a handsome
and commodious office.
W. J. ArmftVld, of Oreensboio,
attended the annual meeting cf the
Bank ot Randolph here last week.
.las. O. Graves, of Advance, Ind.,
is here on his annual visit to rela
tives and friends. He left Ran
dolph nearly 50 years ago.
1'. B. Cole and Chas. T. Beasley,
of Ruudleman, spent Sunday iu
"W. P. McDowell has gone to
Norfolk to purchase a car of horses
""Trof. J. M. Way returned Friday
night from Raleigh where he at
tended the Masonic meeting.
Miss Dora Neighbors, daughter
of J. A. Neighbors, of Randleman,
R. F. D., is seriously ill with pneu
monia. 'Hal. S. Lewis, son of Dr. C. H.
Xevis, of Farmer, has uccepted a
position with the Frd Thompson
Drug Co, at Lexington.
B. F. and J. H. McDowell have
been given a permit to erect large
iron addition to their stable build
ing on Depot street.
IV. D. Spoon has purchased the
'Crown Bottling Works from J. C.
D&iis ind will continue the .business
.at the same stand on depot street.
Nerius Lowe, recently appointed
xjounty jailor, is moving his family
from Cedar Grove township. Mr.
Lowe expects to take charge of the
jail this week.
Mr. Emmett Moflitt; of Elon
College, spent several days, in Ashe
boro last week. He attended the
annual meeting of the Asheboro
Wheelbarrow and Mfg. Co. last
A. I' Marvel, ot Abner, was a
business tioUnr in Asheboro Mon
dav. vvhiltf riMe he bought a stock
of groceries which will be opened
np in a new store at Abner.
Mr. P. P. Jones and Miss Flossie
Swain, of Liberty Township, were
in town Monday in the interest of
the school at Melanchton.
Miss Mozelle Dicks, of Randle
man, who has been visiting Miss
Anna Coffin, in South Ashe street,
left yesteiday for Reidsville In
The Home Building and Material
Co. is improving its plant by re
placing old ith new machinery
and also additional machinery.
This company has had a most pros
perous year. The same is true
more or less with every enterprise
W. R. Ashworth, who is teaching
Gold Hill School three miles from
Asheboro, wa9 in the city Friday.
He says hia roll numbers about
forty with an average attendance of
about 28 or 30. Th9 school is do
ing good work.
The Courier Job Departmeat
solicits orders for all kinds ot print
ing. Write to ub, or see us for
estimates on all classes before send
ing orders elsewhere. We print
pamphlets, duplicates, invoice books,
blanks, and commercial stationery
of all kinds.
L. C. Crinford returned Mon
. day from Greensboro where his
little son, Edwin, uuderwent an
operation last Fridf.y morning for
appendicitis. The operation was
preformed at St.. Leo's' Hospital.
Little Edwin was taken sick at
Uis?h Point while Mrs. Cninford
and children were visiting relatives.
The many friends of Mr. and Mrs.
Cranford will bo glad to learn that
the child is rapidly improving.
H. P. Leak, of Kernersville. was
among the many visitors in Asheboro
The funeral of Mrs Cecil Crawford
was conducted from her late home at
Misses Enlah Hayes and Exie Col
lin?, of Randleman, visited friends in
J. L. Welborne of High Point, was
Ferree Ross has given up the school
at Parks Cross Roads, and W. E.
Allred, of Ramseur, has been named
as his successor.
Rev. Henry Sheets will preach at
the Presbyterian Church Sunday
morning and night.
The little son of G. M. Berryhas
been quite sick for several days but
The Asheboro Chair Companyheld
its annual meeting January 9th.,
and the Secretary made a very satis
factory report of the past year.s busi
ness. A. R. Winningham spent Monday
at Parks X Roads.
Mrs. Sarah Wood, wife of the late
John Wood, died at her home 4 miles
west of Farmer last week after a
brief illness. Mrs. Wood was 72
years of age, the funeral service was
At a meeting of town commission
ers held Monday night arrangements
were made to operate the electric
lights on a new schedule, which
went into effect Tuesday night. The
lights will be operated until 11
o.clock each night and from 4 o.clock
a. m. until broad daylight.
Messrs. P. B. Cole and C. T. Beai
ley, of Randleman, spent Sunday in
Mrs. N. R. Richardson, is visiting
relatives at Greensboro.
Dr. Moore has moved into the
home on Fayetteville street, that he
recentlv purchased of the Porter
Mr. and Mrs. Jesse F. Bynard,
of Kandulph county, Indiana, are
visiting relatives in Asheboro and
Mr. and Mrs. Hartwell Byrd. spent
a few days with their daughter, Mrs
Claude Hay worth, the first of the
Durham will ask the Legislature
to authorize an election for the
city, on a bond issue of $300,000
for street improvements and sewer
T. S. Groom, representing the
Greensboro Life Insurance Company,
is spending a few days in Asheboro.
Mrs. Wm. Cashatt, of Fullers,
was stricken with apoplexy last
Saturday, and has been unconscious
ever sinco. Her recovery is extrmej
The Courier Job Department is
demonstrating the fact that there is
no necessity for sending your orders
to foreign printers. We have equip
ped the office for all kinds of high
class printing. A trial order is all
we ask. Ask for estimates on
pamphlets, duplictt invoice books,
blanks, etc. We will gladly reply
to lt inquiries.
D. B. Kendall recently sold his
house in East Albermarle to
Ephraim Treece. The friends of
Mr. Kendall will learn with regret
that he contemplates moving to
Randolph county at an early date
L. T. Fox, a former resident of
Asheboro, at present a High Point
resident, and employed in the fac
tories of the Smith Furniture Co.,
suffered a most painful and serious
injury tnday morning while operat
in? a band saw at that place. The
index finger on the right hand was
badly lacerated and had to be am
putated below the first joint.
Mr. H. H. Kennedy, Supt. of
the convict force, has turned over
and taken receipts for $97.10 for
special work done at odd times by
the teams, etc. when work could
not be done ou the roads.
Hal Worth has resigned his posi
tion with the worthville Mfg. Co
at Central Falls, to accept a position
as traveling lepreseutative of the
Berlin Aniline Woikf, of New
York. Hejwill have headquarters
County Superintendent J. M.
Way has received a letter from J
Y. Joyner calling for application
for aid from the second thousand
dollars of the appropriaton to tl
public schools by the State. Prof.
Joyner says the apportionment will
be made and the money distributed
by February 1st and that applica
tions must be made in proper form
by January 20 Ji. Unless applica
tions are filed in the State iSupcm
tendent's office before that date, l.hi y
cannot bo considered. '
Local Daughters Will Hold Memorial
Service Friday Might January 18th.
Saturday, January 19th is the
100th anniversary of the birth of
Gen. Robert E. Lee. Friday even
ing theDaughters of the Confeder
acy will held a memorial service in
the academy and extends a cordial
invitation to everyone to attend.
Miss May D. McAlister, president
of the chapter, has secured Rev.
Archibald Johnston, editor of Char
ity and Children, of Thomasville, to
deliver the address.
The program is arranged as fol
Hymn "How Firm a Foundation."
Reading Lee's Farewell Address to
Solo "Come unto Me," Mrs. E. E.
Address Rev. Archibald Johnston.
The regular meeting of the
Daughters of the Confederacy will
be held at the academy Saturday
afternoon at 4 o'clock. Many im
portant matters will be discussed,
including the arrangements for giv
ing the cantata "Q'leen Esther."
New offiicers will also be elected.
A full attendance is desired. The
chapter has tweuty charter mem
bers as follows:
Mis. Ida Morris-Ross, Mrs. Ella
Burwell McAlister, Mrs. M. W.
Parneh, Mrs. O- W. Rich, Mrs.
Aunie Mary Robbins, Mrs. W. A.
Underwood, Miss Erma Whitfield,
Miss Lucy Crowson, Miss May D.
McAlister, Mrs. J. M. Lassiter, Mrs.
Marguerite Whitfield Hammond,
Mrs. Coriuua F, Stedman. Mrs. J.
0. Redding, Mrs. W. C. Hammer,
Mrs. Myrtie M. Mofhtt, Mrs. Bessie
M. Hunter, Miss Lillian Bunch,
Miss Daisy Ciowson, Miss Treva
Rush, Mrs. II. Moflitt.
The President will be glad to
correspond with any in Randolph
county who desire to join the chap
ter. Hunting Privileges.
The Courier is in receipt of the
following letter from Representative
W. T. Foushee, which is self-explanatory.
Dear Sir: I am informed that
petitions from different parts of
Randolph county will be permitted
to this Legislature, requesting that
a bill b passed, making it a misde
meanor for any one to hunt upon
the lands of another without per
mission. I find in the Revisal of
1905 Sec. 3480 that such a law
already exists and all that is needed
is to enforce it.
W. T. Foushee.
Ilrokaw Lodge at Fairvlcw to be Im
proved. The Montgomery Construction
Campanv, of High -Point,
has been awarded the contract for
extensive impiovement to (he
Brokaw Lodge, .at Fairview. and
more than $10,000 will be expendid
in adding additional guest chambers
and a modern swimming pool.
ror the pleasure of his guests Mr
liioRaw win also buna ana equip a
squash court. Work will begin in
March, and will have been com
pleted by September following.
A "Cat Contest."
The Ramblers' Book Club met
with Miss Jessie Boroughs Friday
afternoon. Features of the meeting
weieadutt by Misses Aun.e Blur
and Merrie Riehardson and "Cat
Contest" in which words were rep
resented by cas as "a cat with a
cold" describes catarrh.
Miss Bessie CofSn was awaidpd
the prize a beautiful pearl pin.
Having qual'fled as executrix on the E-tate ot
Alwm Fuller, deceased, before W. C. Hammond,
Clerk of tlie Superior Court of. Randolph county.
All persons having claim ;a(?alust said estate
are notified to present them to the undersigned,
duly verified, on or before the 10th dav of Janu
ary 1908, or this notice will be pleaded in bar of
their recovery: and all persons owing said estate
will come forward and make immediate settle
ment. This 4th day of January 117.
JULIA C Fl'I.LKR Ex'tr'jr.
Having qualified as administrator ot Sarah K,
Ciaven, deceased, late of Randolph county, N,
C. This is to notify all iiersous having clain
neninst the est'ite of suiil deceased to exhili t
them to the undersigned on or before the 1st
day of February HWH or this notice will -pleaded
in bar of their recovery. All persons
Indebted to said etute will please make im
Tliis the day of December l!ki6.
A. M.COX, Administrator.
Notice is hereby given that application
will be mado to the next General Assembly
to amend the Charter of the (own of Liberty,
Randolph county, North Carolina.
FOR SALE -Two Town b.ts, lyinir Is -I
ween Mrs. Fiinnie Porter's and l'r. W. .1.
Mi huv's residences, and beicg i par! cf tlie
Ih.,,1 owned by the Dul l Tor,, r heir-.
These lots front nu Ftiyet:e ille slr-Tt, aid
extend to loilroad iij;ht cf wav. l'i r terms
address 1.H!. C. '. Ill HK.!,'!',
W.ut'.ivli:.'. N. C.
10,000 Mink Sklnsl OVERLY WRSERIES.
WA.vrwo at ;uxrr. ii,.
linmii, ill b.: ad for imui
A. 12. iiui klmrUl, l 73 I'll
Nottoea Inserted under this head at en
oertt a word each Insertion.
THREE SALESMEN WANTED Better
prices, bio profits. Easy terms. Write us
UPSON NURSERIES. YATESVILLE, OA.
You own goml stock if you buy from R.
R. Ross. He has a car of select horses and
The best cigars in town both domestic
and straigbt Havana enougn variety to
please all tastes.
Ashelwre Drug Co.
WANTED: 10 men in each state to travel
distribute samples of our goods and tack
signs. Salary $85.00 per month; 3.00 per
day for expenses. SAUNDERS CO., De-
fiartment P. 46 Jackson Boulevard, Chicago,
Next week will be time for the new Febru
ary maga.i nes.
Asheboro Drug Co,
Ro9s Stables, Ashelioro, for fine Btock.
WANTED: Lady to advertise our goods
locally. Several weeks home work. Salary
$ 12 00 per week, .$ 1 00 per dav for expenseH .
SAUNDERSCO. Dept W
4(5 48 Jackson Boulevard,
R. It. Rosa will have a nice car of horses
and mules at his stables this week.
Do not forget our Circulating library.
Asheloro Drug t'o.
SALESMEN WANTED to look after our
interest in Randolph and adjacent counties.
Salary or CommUnion. Address
THE HARVEY OIL CO.
If you want some early garden seed give
us a call.
Asheboro Drup Co.
WANTED STAVES Hiahest cash prices
paid for all kinds of staves for Norfolk mar
ket. Apply to Hi A Hammer, Asheboro, Is L.
We have on hand a fresh supdIv of din-
theria Anti-toxin and of vaocine lymph.
Asheboro urug (..o.
. Dr. W. It. Waked -It), ef Charlotte, N. C.,
will lie in Randleman at The Hotel on Fri
day Feb. 8th for (he purpose of treating die
eases of Eye, Ear, Nose, and Throat, and
fitting Glasses. 11)00 was a "lean year" on
farmers and others, and the doctor will, on
this visit, test eyes for glasses, at one half
the usual lee.
See R. R. Ross about horses and mules.
FOR SALE A lot on Sunset Avenue
adjoining H. E. Moflitl'e home, 100x30
feet. Apply lo
FOR RENT Seven-room house on Tark
Street. Apply to Mrs. Wm. C. Hammer.
Having qualified as Administrator on the
estate i ueorge koodius, oeceasea, oeiore v . u
Hammond. Cleik of the Superior Court of Ran
dulph county, I shall sell at public auction, to
the highest bidder for Cash, on the premises, on
the 25th day of January 1907, at 10 a. m. the
following personal property, to-wit: Two head
cuttle, two nous, one rcaner. one saw mill, one
buggy, corn, poik, one cook stove, about 15
sianasoi Dees in puieni gums ana a 101 oi nouse
r.oia sua mwnen iunmure, one snoi gun aua
one nue, ana other articles too tedious to men
All persons having claims against said estate
are untitled to present them to the undersigned,
diilv verified, , on or before the Stith dav of
Deccmlier 1MU7 or this notice will be pleaded in
bar of their recovery; and all persons owing
saw esinie win come lorwara una maite im
This aith day of December 1900.
A. A. SI'KNCER, Adilir.
We have recently moved
our business into the Lane
store building on South Fay
etteville street, where we are
better prepaced to serve our
Come to see us in our new
store. Bring- us all your chick
ens and eggs.
Buying Country Produce at
Top Market Prices is Our
Asheboro, N. C 'Phone 34
We want to let
people know that
they should plant
trees that grow and
We make a spec
ialty of fruits of all
kinds suited to this
prices and inform
ation, as to plant
ing, pruning, culti
vating and gather
ing sent free on re
quest. Wdvcrly, Ail.
It Frequently Happens
that you who make individual loans are bothered in the
collection of interest; that you often haAe difficulty in
getting back the principal, and sometimes lose it alto
gether: If you collect your interest, you do not get it
more than once or twice a year.
If you deposit your money in the Savings depart
ment of this bank, you are not thus annoyed or kept so
long out of your interest, for we pay you 4 per cent,
interest every three months; January 1st, April 1st,
July 1st, October 1st. and better still you have the sat
isfaction of feeling that your money is at all times safe
and that the bank is prepared to pay back the principal
BANK OF SOUTH GREENSBORO, GREtNSBORo.N.c
E. P. Wharton, Pres. E. L. Sides, Cash.
W. D. Mendenhall, C. P. Frazier,
E. E. Bain, J. N. Longest.
On account of my health am going to sell out my
Livery business, consisting of
T:n head of good, sound, Livery Horses,
Ten Buggies, some of them Rubber Tired, all in
One Rubber Tired Carriage.
One three-seated Hampton Hack, best made.
One two-seated CDrtland Hack.
Ten sets Single Harness.
Two sets Double Harness, together with Laprobes,
Poles, Whips and everything pertaining to an Up-to-Date
This outfit is as complete for the business as is found
in any town of this size in North Carolina, and while it is
a little bad season to go into Livery, there is money to be
made even during January and February, and this oppor
tunity to buy a good well established business does not pre
sent itself often.
THF OUTFIT fiOMPIFTF wil1 inventory about two
MIL UUIIII vUlTir LL I L thousand dollars, but in or
der to close out at once will keep a pair of horses, buggy,
etc., enough to cut the stock down to fifteen hundred dol
lars and rent the stable building at reasonable rent and
turn over immediately.
I eave been in business here for nearly six years and
it has been a decided success, a proof of which is, I have
done more business than any Liveryman in Randolph
county; have done more livery in the last six months than
any six months previous, and at all times I get a , majority
of the best Livery that's done in town.
I mean business and will sell on credit of three, six,
and nine months, with uotes well secured. For further
particulars apply to
E. G. Morris, Manager,
Moirrs Livery Stable. Asheboo, N. C.
We are including in our January Reduction Sale a large
lot of Hamburgs and Laces, at give-away prices. These
patterns are not remnants, neither are they odds and ends
but designs cut from the bolt and wanted by every ladyv .
5c. Hamburgs and Laces 3cts.
10 and 12 l-2c. Hamburgs and Laces 7cts.
20c. Hamburg and Laces 14cts.
Higher priced material reduced in proportion.
Also some specials in Dress Good6 and Waistings.
Don't delay your spring sewing until the weather is
warmer, but now while it is a pleasure to sit by the fire
and sew and bargains are at hand prepare for the hot sum
Prices reduced only until the first week in February.
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