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The courier. (Asheboro, N.C.) 1906-1937, July 18, 1907, Image 4

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The Asneboro Courier PE1CEOXK DULLAIi A VEAU Wm. C. HAMMER, Editor. The New York Evening l'ost in a Tecent issue has much to .say in jTdise of North Carolina's progress in educational matters and of the recent general assembly for having voted for schools and the insane liberally. The Post particularly commends the Legislature for the half million dollars appropriated for the mental defectives, curable or in curable; the giving of $5000.00 for a tuberculosis ward at Morgantou, and $15,000.0it for a state tubercu losis sanitarium, which is to receive $5000.00 annually. Quoting the article further: "County commissioners, by anoth er statute, are now required to sep arate tubercular prisoners from those in good health in all prisons and de tention camps. The child labor law was strengthened by prohibiting night work for children under four teen, and raising the age limit to thirteen for the illiterate. Next, a tentative compulsory school attend ancy law was also put on the books, excepting, it is true some .counties, but enabling the others to apply it when certain that public sentiment is ready for it. The Assembly's in terest in the schools did not end there. Provision was made ,for a system of high schools for such counties as wish them, un eastern training school for teachers and a school of technology along original lines were established, while the financial grants to the State Univer sity and colleges were largely in ctead. Finally, a reform school for delinquent children, called the Stonewall Jackson School, has been begun, and its management placed :n the hands ot women. "Of course, these votes bespeak the growing prosperity of North Carolina, as does the increase of Con federate pensions from $275,000 to $4('0,i0o. But more than that, they illustrate clearly the- great cnane that is coming in the atti tude of the South towards social questions from the legislative stand point. The old attitude of indiffer ence is passing away, as the poverty of reconstruction days is left behind. The dtmand for better schools as for better roads and better State in stitutions, makes itself felt on every side. At bottom, it is an economic change, the effects of which we are now seeing. But the developing of the State's great natural resources is not wnolly responsible, much as that has helped. It is, in a way, a relies of better conditions elsewhere, and of the generally incensing humanita rianisn) of our times. The teachers and traveled people of North Caro lina and its neighboring States are not willing that their communities should lag behind. Hence this sur prisingly liberal programme of North Carolina, which is bound to be imi tated elsewhere in the outh. It is ; true that the chain-gang still sur vives, and other anachronisms; but ' the present tendency cannot be over come, and it means sooner or later the arrival of a new and a broader South." This article is in striking con trast with the bitter Republican partisan news-papers of this State. WE SHOULD RAISE OUR OWN BEEF AND HORSFS. Only a few days ago a gentleman in Asheboro went into a beef market and purchased a piece of beef pay ing fifteen cents a pound. It was western beef. On'his way home he looked on each side of the road and saw many acres of clover and nat ural grasses in a pasture and not a cow or colt in the pasture. In a few weeks, or months at least, these grasses will die without being of service. We know another gentle man who came to town from the wintry and purchased a piece of beef to take home to his family a ehort distance in the country. On his way home he saw on each side of the public read many hundred acres of lands where the large timber had been cut off. On this were luxuri ant natural grasses from knee bigh to waist high. A wire fence to en close it is all .that is necessary to make it most useful for grazing purposes. Why farmers and land owners do not convert more of their lands into pastures we do not know. We should be glad to see our farm ers throughout this section begin to take interest in stock raising. No other section is so well suited to it. At the regular term of McDoweU county Superior court just adjourn ed, Jndge O. S. Fergnson passed sentences npon def undants aggregat ing 200 years. The article entitled, "The Fun damental Principle of Successful Business," published in the last is sue ot The Courier and not duly credited was an address delivered by Mr. Ashley Home, at the Mer chants Association recently held in Greensboro. The July number of Uncle lit -, um's Magazine is an excellent issue of a high-class publication. It is I published in Atlanta by the Sunny J South Publishing Company, at one! dollar a year, aud is well worth it. j GRETNA GREEN. Pretty Little Romance Terminated in Happy Marriage. A pretty little romauce was en acted Friday which teiminated in the marriage of Mr. Arthur Miller, of Asheboiojand Miss Gertrude Red ding, daughter of Dr. A. H. Red ding, of Cedar Falls, at the home of Justice of the Peace, E. L. Yotk, at Central Falls, it was a gretna green affair truly, the groom secur ing his bride with much difficulty, and not uutil she hazardously de cended from the window of her room on the second floor of her fath er's residence to avoid detection bv the family. Entering the buggy in which the groom-U-be awaited her a rival, a short distance from the home, they drove rapidly to the home of the justice of the peace and shortly after midnight they were pronouueed man and wife. The groom is a son of J. G. Mil ler, of Asheboro, and is a clever young man. Mr. and Mis. Miller have a host offiiendsin this section who will extend best wishes for their future happiness. I'.lliM lla wiirtli. I The marriage of G. C. Ellis, of j Chatham County, to Miss Fleta I llayworth, of Asheboro, was solem jni.ed at the home of the bride' parents Thursday evening. The ' ceremony was performed by Rev W. E. Swain, imstor of the Merlin- '(list Piotestant Church. The bride is a daughter of SheritY S. L. llayworth, and is popular throughout this section. Mr. Ellis is a prosperous young farmer, living near Harper's X Roads in Chathuii County. He is a brother of Thomas Ellis, of Seagrove. The marriage was witnessed only ty intimate friends and relatives of the young people, it being, however, one of the prettiest home weddings I soiemuwii m Asneooro tor some i time. ! The Courier ioins their nismv friends in extending to Mr.; and Mrs. Ellis congratulations and beat wishes. They will make their home at Harper's X Roads, in Chatham County. surprise Marriage. The most complete surprise mar riage last week was that of Mr. W. T. Bryant, prominent merchant and business man of Randle man, and Miss Florence Redding, also of that place. Arriving in Asheboio last Wednesday afternoon late, they drove to the home of Rev. Mr. Gregson, who quietly perform ed the ceremony. After dinner at the Central Hotel Mr. and Mrs. Bryant returned to Randleman and made the announce ment to their host of friends. The bride is a daughter of W. W, Redding, and is popularly known throughout this section of the State. Koutli-Lamb. A quiet home wedding took place at the home of Mr. Thomas Lamb, the morning of the 4th, promptly at 8 o'clock. The parties connected in the affair were Mr. Malcum Routh and Miss Rosa Lamb. Amid a small circle of friends and rela tives, they said the vows which made them man and wife, after which they departed to enjoy the festivities of the glorious fourth. Central North Caiolinian. Mr. H. B. Martin was married to Miss Rosa Spencer, a most attract ive young lady, on Thursday morn ing of last week at the Central Hotel in Ashedoro, the home of the bride's pirents, Mr. and Mrs. A. A. Spencer. Rev. W. E. Swain per formed the marriage ceremony. Mr. aud Mrs. Martin went away for. a few days Thursday morning return ing Sunday night. Murry-Yow. Last week at the residence of J ustice J. R. Pearce, at Greensboro, Mr. Earnest A. Murray, of Greens boro, and Miss Leona Yow, of Ran dolph County, were married. Mr. Murray is the well known superin tendent at the Finishing Mill and has many acquaintances who will learn with interest of his marriage. CONDENSED NEWS. For resenting the insolence of a negro at the passenger station last Thu rday night Kd Allred, a weli known young white man, was pain fully cut about the head with some sort of a weapon. The uegro made his escape before an oilicer arrived. Gieensboro Patriot. Former Cougresoma;:, J. U. Bulk head, has been elected by the Legis lature of Alabama, to till the unex pired term of the late Senator J. T. Morgan. Judie Pritchard ha handed dowuhis decision i.i the railroad rate cases from the bench iu Rich-i mond. Judgu PntcharJ coutinui.-s' the injunction uutil final determiaa-l ; tion as to the constitutionality of the legislation is made.. " j , If many of Senator Overman's i homefolks will oppose his renomiua tion, as asserted by The Nortk State, a Republican paper not a word of which do we believe however thev . will be with a mighty small minority in their party. Wilmington Mes- ' senger. The North Caroliua Bar Associa tion was in session last week at Heu- . dersonville. Ex-judge Chas. A. ', Moore, of Ashville. was elected president. R. R. Kiug, of Guil ford; E. P. Raper, of Davidson, Lindsay Patterson, of Forsyth; W. W. Barker, of Wilkes, were among the vice presidents of the sixteen ui ciicts elecfed. Rev. Charles E. Maddry, pastor of Forest Avenue Baptist Church, Greensboro, is assisting Jndge W. H. Eller, of Greensboro, iu a series of meetings at the Baptiet Church at Raudlemaa this week. Capt. C. E. McCulloch, of Wil mington, came us yesterday for a short visit with his people be:e. His mother, who now makes her home with a daughter, Mis. R. II. Ross, at Asheboro, is also here visiting an other ton, Rev. J. !. McCulloch. It wus the most convenient meeting place. Greensboro News Item. Parties from Spray have purchas ed the Dr. W. A. Lash property, at Walnut Cove, and are promoting the arection of a cotton mill there. The town commissioners, of Rox boro, have decided to begin the erec tion of a $20,000 school building for which bouds were voted at a re tent election at once. Dr. I. N. Andrews, of Greenville, S. C, has located at High Point to practice medicine. J. M. Hanell. of Hiirh Point, has been elected secretary of the State Fire Underwrites' Association. The next session will be held at Rocky Mount. The Bradford knitting mill, a new concern for Statesville, begin operation last week. The mill has a capacity of 1,500 pairs of men's half hose per day. Northbound passenger train No. 30, on the main line of the Southern was wrecked at Jamestown, iu Guil ford county Monday afternoon. Three coaches, the diner, a Pullman and a private car were derailed. Four persons were seriously injured and several slightly hurt. Spread ing of the rails caused by the heat is the supposed cause of the wreck. An explosion of a case of powder in the hands of a gunner in the turret of the Battleship Georgia, in Boston Bay, Monday killed eight men and injured thirteen. The ex plosion was fired by a spark from the smoke stack. Thomas Giddiugs, aged Co years old, has been arrested t Wiuston Salem for the horrible crime of iu cist. The victim was h's 10 -year-old invalid daughter. He was placed in jail in default of a $(, 500 bond. Dr. L). S. Rowland and wife, charged with the murder of Engi neer Strange, former husband of Mrs. Rowland, will be tried at the September term of Wake Superior court. C entral 1'alls Uriel-. Mr. and Mrs. Prsmore Langley'a little lG-months-old child died last Wednesday. The remains were car. ned to Siier City for burial. The health of our town i3 very good this summer. Central is preparing to build a park in the near future. Miss Lilly Jarrett, of Randleman, is visiting relatives here. Elzia .Moody, Misses Mamie Un derwood and Winnie Jarrett went to Randleman Sunday. Mr. A. J. Jarrett has gone to Asheboro on business. George Cole and Robt. Boone, of Seagrove, were in town one day last week. Miss Julia Ashworth returned yesterday from a visit to relatives at Liberty. FRANKLINVILLE GCEANINGS. lirath ot l Christopher HU H lr- sonals. K. M. Wright has resigned Ills position as UMik keeper Tor tin- Randolph M fit. Co., imil has been lecvd prinrfp'i! nf Shilnli hiith school. Wrinht is a sooil citizen urn) one of the host teachers in the county and Shi loll is to Is con Miniated on seeuriuir his service. Mr. WriKht tins many friends in this community who lire sorry to part with him anil who feel interested ill his success iu his new Held. Mr. and Mrs. K. W. Kinlator, John Fiulator ami their sister. Miss Ethel, of Raleigh, sjieut Saturday night and Sunday with their uunts the Misses Luiisilen's. Several f our farmers have thrashed their wheat ind ainoui; the best yields is K . W. Jor dan's which was 4S7 bushels. W. R. Free Is wearing a Imif grin, a tine, girl Iswinler. Mrs. Rich, wife of the late Christopher Rich, died Tuetday at her home of paralysis. She had not Ih'cii well for some time hut wasn't consid ered seriously ill. Her death was a shock to the family and community, she was a niemlxT of the Baptist church, she leaves a large family of children to mourn their loss, who hive the sym pathy of our people. Krauklinsville Township Association was held at Moires ('haiel Sunday. The convention was well attended and the speaking was very intox estiys and instructive. If each school would heed the advice given, this would be one of the best organized Townships in the county. The following were elected officers for the ensiling year. K. O. York. President; I. H. Pugh, Vice President and Miss Bertie Ellison Secretary. I'.tljjar lU-ins. Master.leroiue Uavis is ill with fever. I Mrs. Hannah-spencer viited Mrs. B. F. Ridge Sunday. New Market Townlup Sunday School Con i . iition will be helil at old ruion Church the 1th Sunday in July. ! Misses Clara and Zoru.la Davis viited Miss H"ic Newlin Sunday afternoon, Mrs. I.ydia Cox. of Asheboro. Is visiting friends : ::i this community. Farlow Bros, are goiug to move their sawmill ; to near Summerrield iu the near future. Ilarliu Jones' little daughter hn- the measles, j Miss Ida Ridge visited at, Trinity la-t week . Messrs. A. ). and '. A. Farlow have gone to : Stimmertield on business. Misses Aramiuta and Iitzic Wcllioru delight tully entertained a host of their friends at un , li e cream so pjier at their home last Saturday ut:,'ht. The evening was most pleasantly sinjut i in playing game, after which cream and cake ua- served, Saiiloril Voles. We an- having lots of ruin In this section of country and crops arc looking Hue. There Is a good prospect for corn through this section. W.P.Hall, of Cedar Falls, N. :., is visiting friends in our town this week. He will leave the last of the week for Norfolk. Va., where he will spend a few days on business. Phil Tillman has accepted a position will, the Seaboard Air Line Railway. Sauford is building up rapidly and wo lie lieve in a short time thaw Sauford und Jones boro will meet together. Mr. Phil TilIniaa has just returned from the JamesMW'.i Exposition and rerts a nice time. Why Not Items. Messrs. J B. Slack and U. ,1. Lawrence have each purchased canning outfits. Mr. and Mrs K. O. I'otpct, of (ireensboro, are visiting A. I.. Kind's tliis week. Mr. and Mrs. G. H. Bean have a now girl Unldren a luy will be held here the third Sunday in July. The protracted meeting will liegin the first Sunday in August. O. B. Aumun, of Biscoe, is spending a few days with his parents. . Trot. G. F. (iarner has received some new patent desks, Mt. (iilead Items. Miss Jessie Harris Is visiting relatives in Trov and Capelsie. Mr. unit Mrs. L. r. Hynl left last Thursday to visit a friend in Baltimore. They will go to the latnestowii Exposition before returning home. Miss Fannie Parker is visiting in Troy. Miss Kate Mc'Auhiy is visiting relatives at Jackson Springs. Miss Inn Huntlev, of Wadeslioro, is visiting friends in Mt. (iileud this week. Mr. Theodore Rolierson aud sister. Miss Sal lie, of Wadeville, were visitors in town Sunday. There were six of Prof. Harris's students that took the teaciiers examination at Troy lust Thursday. William Blue and Mr. Poole ot Troy, attended the' dedication exercises at the Presbyterian church Mindar. Parks' X ltuads. The steam thresher's whistle can Ik.' heuid. Wheat is fairly good. Carl Parker who has lieeu confined to his bed for live weeks w ith fever is improving. O. T. Parks has gone to Hiilllsou to assist the agent at that place. There will be all day services here next Sun day, when the new church wilT lie dedicated. Dr. J.O. Atkinson wi'.I prcucli. Our people are s'.ud to have the road force with us, ! hi loll Academy. Prof. F. M. Wright will open a ten months school at Shiloh Academy beginning August .-, lilt IT. Shiloh Academy pcsxesseS advantages which cannot bo obtained in every Academy, Prof. Wright Is an exeellett teacher. We so licit tiie potronagc of all who are thinking of sending their children to school. A Comfortable showing. The federal fiscal vear closed June 30th. There is $87,000,000 sur- ()lus in the treasury. This is the argest since 1890, and one of the largest net balances ever shown. Receipts have increased enormously, while expenditures have only in creased $10,000,000 over last year. The receipts amount to more than $665,000,000. . , LXxzJ Rrpat Anticentin M1VHI flllfcltfVflfclV LINIMENT (Formerly Turtle Oil) LARGEST AND BEST FOR 25c HEALS WITHOUT SCAR Pravtnli Wound Poisoning, Infltmktion, Pain, Sonnii MONEY SAVER IN HOME AND STABLE L. RICHARDSON, Mfe. Chemist GREENSBORO, N. C. RAMSEUR ITEMS. Columbia Township Association Klrrt Hi cc i s !, rso n a I s. Columbia Townshin S An cialion was held hist Sunday in the M. E. church. Much" interest was man festtd in Sabbath school work. The following officers were electfd for the ensuing ytai: President, I. F. Craven: Viee-Prpsi Moflitt, and Miss Pearl Leonard secretary. The Methodist Ministers of Ran dolph county, will hold a meeting in me Bi. n. cnurcn nere the 20th. Kev. U. L. Melton, of Asbphom will conduct a ninging school in t.ie .. ouurcn nere tnis week. We trust a large number of will avail themselves of this oppor- mimy to learn to ting well. Ml. and Mia. Hamntnri Pnvinr. ton, after visiting relatives here the past week, rptnrnp.l tn Tro luut Saturday. Mr. W. U. Watkms, Jr., has the finest gsoliue launch now afloat on Deep Hiver. This beautiful boat will add much to the pltasure and happiness of our young people. Mrs. Jas. Stout, nhn want t.i Greensboro for treatment three weeks ago. leturned home on Mon day. The case reflects great credit upon her surgeon, D-. J. W. Long, North Carolina's lending surgeon. air. a. is. Covington went to High Point Monday. Mrs. Jhn Tupker is- viait.inur liuv daughter in Greensboro this month, liev. Dr. S. B. Tuirentine. nresiil- ing elder, filled his appointment at r.. cnurcn last Nuulny, preach ing a most powerful and eloquent set nioi) . Miss Minn York, one of Sanfoid'x most popular young ladies, after speudiug some "ti:ne with relatives and friends, returned to her home on J iiesday. Mr. A. L. Jonea is enlaroino his store , it will add tnurh to nnr town when conipluted.. tuit,' a number of our people are attending court at Asheboio this week. M ar On Tobacco Trust. The government has started an action against the Tobacco Trusts, suits having bem started against the American Tobacco Co. and sixty- rour otner corporations for attempt ing to monopolize the sale and manu facture of leaf tobacco. Criminal action may also be brought if the eviueiice warrants it. Trinity Dots. The luanv fr'emls of Trv u it n has been confined te her room. fr tb are glad to know she is improving so rapidly. jonn v. crume nas just returned from an ex tended trip to Jamestown. Marvin Brame und wife, of Wilkeslsiro, are spending a few days with their brother, John oouiie. Mrs. 3. F. Norrls. of Hickorv.is viui ... father. Rev. B. F. Hargett. Miss Eletlia Killer nn.i wtr Ml o., . , Archdale, left last f veiling for Jamestown where -oej win speiia a weeK or two. Prof. Bivins and mothnr left vt.,.H,, i... ... extended trip to the mountains. nememDer tne picnic here July aith dayrat therker House ' " "Ptn"""? a K"w wo iiiursuav evening tne voung ladies met ami organized a J. F. F. Club, whic h is progressing nicely. Jamestown Kvonwiti,,,! viitr.,., , ... ,r . ",iuin i an secure board at Mcrnniac Cottage. Ocean View, Va. i"11- V fine noming. Kates .flOOIIper week Liberty Normal College. , Liberty, N. C. A school of liiirli m-w!.. f.,i. faculty of i!i0 ist thorough and accomplish, ed teachers. Kxpcnses reduced to u mini mum. The most painstaking care taken of our students. Ileaitliful locilion. The best possible Biiri-ouudiiuYs Cood library. Kverv posHibltMidvantngrt oll'cied the undent for development and improvement. Xext nil openn August -JO. I'.)l7. Write for ca'a'oo r, , .,". Cl ASI"'K' ,)- 'resident. rti,. J. . I'ltANK, A. SI., .Sec A Trtas. NOTICK. Hlivili" nmiHC,.,! no A. I,.,:..:... . tnt of w. n i .....i .i . ; : r... es- All persons haviug claims against 'aid estate tnte will c..,m.f.V, !- Sri,! es. tleme.it, u ,L ' 't wt. This 30th day of May. 1!Ki7. f, L. and S. M. I.KWIis. OFMKOH1NK, of Ktchmoml. Th ITnlennat,. f..o . .. j. , . ' . T ;. . . "oi-ku ui Medicine, ot Rich ZT?,' v'rt,'.l reflecting credit on Virginia and the Houth by maintaining standards as high of privileges conceded because of "the tack- FR ANKLISI Vll.LK HIOH SCHOOL. Male and Female. Open. Angu.t 19, 190T. Offer. epUndld dv.i.t.K. fip.cl.1 ta.ru for leathers We want roans men and ' who re willing to workl We'do the rest. O. M. WEATHKRLK1, p,,.. j L. M. FOX, M. D. ASHEBORO, N. C. I oilers his professional service to the ' cit'zens'of Aslaborojand surrounding ' commiuity. Otfces: At Residence- j Dr. J. V. HUNTER, ! PHYSICIAN - AND - SURGEON, j Office -.sI,.mmi-o Di-uo Co. I Residence l ottie. of Main and Worth Strect!i. ! Asheboro, N. O. j Dr. S. A. HENLEY, I Physician - and - Surgeon. ! ASHEBORO . C Office over Spoon & Hedding's store near Standard Drug Co. DR. D. K. LOCKHART, DENTIST, Asheboro, N. O. office uiu'uj 9a. in. tot p. m OVER THE BASK M(" K' 2 p. m. to 5 p. m. I am now in my office prepared to pactioe dentstty in its various branches. N. P. COX, Jewe er and Photographer, AsheboroN. C. W. R. NEAL. PHOTOGRAPHER AND JEWELER Randleman, N. C. CHAS. L. HOLTON. Attorney-a.t-La.vv ASHEBORO, - N. C. Practice in lroth State and Federal courU Sjieciu! attention Riven to collections and th settlement of estates. Otliee: North side, court house. THAD. S. FER.REE, Attorney At Law ASHEBORO - - - N. C. All matters attended to with care and promptness. Special atten tion given to collections and the settlement of estates. J. W. JOLLY, Undertaker. I have placed in my new quar ters, in the Asheboro Grocery Company building, (thelirick build ing net.r the depot) in Asheboro, a largo line of coffins ami caskets, and undertaker's supplies, and am t!0v better prepared than ever to attend those desiring my service. A nice hearse is at the command of my customers. I also carry a good line of Fur niture including Chairs, Bedroom suits, Couches, etc. at prices to suit. I solicit your patronage. J. W. Jolly. Asheboro. S Bryanl, President J. H. Cole. Cashier J5he Be. nk of R.andlema.n. Randleman, N. C. Capital $12,000. Surplus, $5,000. Account! received nn favorabl teims. Inter 33t paid on savins ,U posits. Directors: W K TLirt-ii a xr Bulla, S G Newliu, W T Bryant, C L Lindsay, N N Newlin, S Bryant, " vainer anu j n UOle. O R COX, President. W J AKMFIELD, V-Pree W J AKMFIKI.U, Jr., Cashier. The Bank of Randolph, Cajiital and Surjilus, Total Asstts, ever $30,000.00 $150,000.00 wM V7,'.,:: I,.,ll,l'e 1,11,1 Protection With iimi.l,, jominwtution emisiswut Willi safe Uaniiing. DIRECTOR.SI Hugh p,.rl,u c. ,.. . . . Morris r 1" it., 111 . A,"ei'i.w Y Wood, P H Asbury. C J Cox. " Kt'aaiu8. OIL Cuts, Sores, Burns! FORNfLNVaW-

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