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Asheboro, N. C, Thursday Jan. 28.
LOCAL AND PERSONAL
Mr. Walter Brausoa, of Augusta,
Georgians visiting hia sister, Mrs.
The Courier appreciated a call from
Mr. J. L. Brantley, of Seagrove, yes
terday. Messrs. J. J. White, VT. M. Welch
and T. J. Finch, of Trinity, were in
town yesterday on business.
Messrs. Ed Reagan and W. T. Kirk
man, of High Point, were in town
Tuesday on business.
Messrs. W. C. Hammond and J. T.
Penn went to Greensboro Tuesday on
Attorney Bruce Craven, of Trinity,
was in town this week.
Mr. A. M. Ferree has returned from
a trip South.
Miss Lucile Rush is visiting rela
tives in Lumbcrton.
Mrs. Chas. M. Fox and children are
visiting relatives in Winston-Salem.
Miss Bera Scarboro has returned
from Norwood, where she spent sever
al days with friends.
Miss Eugenia McCain has returned
from a visit to relatives and friends
Mr. Miles, of the Greensboro Daily
News, was in town Monday in the in
terest of his paper.
Mrs. Cleveland Presnell returned to
her home at Sanford last week after
spending a few weeks with Mrs. Mar
tha Presnell on South Fayetteville St.
Tk.u mill ha o W naffv of foil.
Mr. M.F.Vuncannon, of Star, spent !tra, Fa,s Saturday evening, Febru-
cnn.Hiv in town the euest of his
sister, Mrs. Fannie Page.
Don't forget the auction sale of the
Hinshaw farm in Guilford county.
Look up the ad.
The Asheboro Graded School honor
roll came in too late for publication
this week. It is a splendid report and
will be given next week.
Miss Hattie Boyd, of the Normal
college, Greensboro, spent Saturday
and Sunday as the guest of Mr. and
Mrs. W. L. White at the Ashlyn.
Mr. H. P. Baldwin, of Franklinville
township, called at the Courier office
yesterday and renewed his subscrip
tion. Mrs. Allie Burrows, of Burlington,
who has been-visiting Miss Mittie
Lovett, has gone to High Point to
spend a while before returning home.
Mr. W. M. Stevenson, of Gile's Chap
el section, has an interesting letter
in this issue of The Courier. rew
men in the county are better informed
than Mr. Stevenson.
Ed Walker and Jeff Dorsett, ttiw
negroes suspected of murdering John
Swaim, of Pleasant Garden, were
tried in Greensboro municipal court
Tuesday and bound over to bupenoi
court on probable cause.
In Federal court in Raleigh last
TVUnv "Portland Ned" was convicted
of the robbery of the Siler City and
Plymouth postoflices and sentenced to
five years in Federal prison, by Judge
Attention is called to Mr. Bulla's
article on the county commencement
in this issue. The teachers should co
oDerate with Mr. Bulla in this work
and make it a grand success.
Mr. E. E. Pugh, of the Star Meat
Market, has established brancn mar
kets at Biscoe and FraiiKiinviue. ne
delivers his meat from Asheboro to
these noints with his rord motoi
truck. Mr. Pugh sells the best meats
obtainable and his customers are ai
ways sure of a square deal.
Te ret rid of the flies and stay rid
of tfcem, clean up the premises and the
flies will have no place to Dreed
Fir time is only a few months off,
and tie way to get rid of flies is to
cleaa up the premises and keep them
Yew cannot have wealth without
health and you cannot have health
with' flies and you cannot get rid of
flies until you clean up and Keep your
This town needs drinking troughs
fer hones and mules. The enterpns
inr Merchants of this town should
see U it that hitch racks are in every
Referring te the importance of
sneeatng in a room without holding
yeur nose in a handkerchief and the
importance of avoiding spitting on the
flow, street or side walk, a friend calls
attention to the reading or the zutn
Chanter of Exodus and thirteenth
If you don't know how to rid your
self of the fly get the information
from the Health Department at Kai
eigh, which will furnish the informa-
tioa for you. which if followed, will
rid you of the flies in hot weather
as weM as cold.
Ask every one whom you meet if
ther read the Health Bulletin, and
talk it over with them, and then go
and take a look at your back yard,
not at your neighbor's or visit your
neighbor and take a look at your own
yara from her view point.
A recent issue of the Stanley En
terprise has this to say of one of the
substantial farmers, of Randolph.
"A. H. Crowell. of Farmer, Kan
lolph couunty, was a recent visitor
in town . Mr. Crowell war formerly
of this county, and we are glad to see
him si axing good in Kandoipn.
The hoaest sons of toil have made
Asheboro what it is. Among our
citizenship we have had no rich phi
lanthropists to establish puouc iipra
ries. endow institutions of learning,
establish hospitals or other institu
Did yoa ever think, it takes
money to rua a newspaper just as it
does fuel to fire an engine, so it Is
necessary to make nayments. We
greatly appreciate the patronage giv
en us and those who wish us success
only need to be informed on this mat
ter. It is too expensive to send out
a collector, so please call and pay, or
mail us your subscription.
; Mr. A. B. Crouse, who formerly
lived on Sandy Creek in Liberty town
ship, this county, but now lives in
Alamance county, has purchased a
fine farm near Liberty and will at an
early date move his family there.
Mr. Cro use's eon, Roy Crouse, will
take charge of the Elon Grove stock
and grain farm on Burlington route
4, Alamance county, where they now
ary 6. The young ladies are request
ed to bring nicely aranged boxes. The
public is cordially invited.
Mr. E. M. Reams, of High Point,
was in town Tuesday. Mr. Reams
paid The Courier a visit and advanced
his subscrption one year.
Sergt. W. B. Cady, who has been in
Asheboro the past week instructing
the Military Company, has gone to
High Point to do similar work.
Mr. J. N. Pritchard, of Randleman.
R. F. D. 2, one of the county's best
citizens, called at the Courier office
last week and advanced his subscrip
Mr. J. F. Boesrs returned last Fri
day from a few weeks visit to friends
and relatives in Chatham, Orange,
Alamance and Guilford counties. Mr.
Boggs whose health has not been good
for several months, is much improved.
Dr. J. H. Weaver, presiding elder of
the Greensboro district, preached in
the M. E. church Sunday night. The
first quarterly conference for this year
was held Monday morning, ine om
cials made good reports.
The Southern Real Estate Company,
of Greensboro, have an attractive ad
in this issue offering for sale at auc
tion the C. U. Hinshaw farm in east
em Guilford. Tis is fine property
and will make some man an ideai
Mr. James Younts, of the Fullers
section, and Miss Emma Lambert
were married at the home of Magis
trate M. L. Wood in Tabernacle town
ship last week.
Messrs. Will Hooker and J. A. Hold
er have opened a meat market in the
rear of Hannah s grocery store. I ney
will handle all kinds of fresh meats,
fish, etc. Read their ad in this fssue.
Little Edith, the four-year old
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John W,
Curtis, of Liberty, died last Friday
and was buried on Saturday at Lib
erty. The funeral was conducted by
Rev. G. M. Milloway, of Greensboro.
Miss Nannie Lambert has recently
been elected Historian of the Junior
Class of the State Normal College
Greensboro. The class is composed of
a large number of young ladies from
all parts of the state, and this election
of an Asheboro girl is quite an honor
Mr. John Glasgow died at his home
near Mt. Tabor, in Orant township
about two weeks ago. He was seventy-
two years old and had been in feeble
health for some time. The funeral
and burial was at Giles' Chapel. One
On January 4. Miss Swannee Dia
mond. of Greensboro, and Mr R. T.
Groome, of Groometown, Guilford
county, were married, but not until a
few days ago was the announcement
made public. Key. (j. W. Byrd per
formed the ceremony.!
The following invitations have been
issued: "You are cordially invited to
attend Chapel Exercises Friday Janu
ary 29,at 8:45 a. m. at the Graded
School. The Fifth Grade." The pat
rons of the school are earnestly re
quested to attend these exercises con
ducted by the different grades.
Mr. A. B. Steele, of Franklinville,
died last week at the age of 72 years.
His death was due to blood poison,
resulting from a scar on his hand re
ceived while scalding hogs. The fu
neral services were conducted by Rev,
TJ.Rodgers at Franklinville. His wife
survives him. There were no chil
The funeral of John Swaim was held
in the Methodist church at Pleasant
Garden Monday. The services were
attended by a large crowd and were
conducted bv Rev. P. L. Terrell. The
ceremony of the Junior Order of which
he was a member was conducted by
the Pleasant Garden Lodge. There
were many beautiful floral offerings.
The following were pall bearers: Jas
Coble, C. W. Hockett, Talmage Neece.
Charles T. Ross, H. B. Kirkman. W. B.
Hardin, J. H. Riley and C R Fields
Miss Lula Riley, the young woman
arrested and tried in Greensboro Sat
urday and Monday for the larceny of
$4.00 worth of goods from Ellis
Stone Company's store during Decem
ber, was acquitted of the charge. The
case was tried before Judge Brown
of the city court. Miss Riley was in
the employ of the Ellis-Stone Compa
ny for several years. Her parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Bob Riley, once lived in
Asheboro, but are now living in Sanford.
Sometimes people get it in their
that they have settled. About the
that they have s ettled. About the
only way men of that type have set
tled for what they have done is to
get all they can out of the public.
Without our farmer friends grass
would grow in every street- So wny
not begin by establishing hitch racks
for horses and providing drinking
troughs. The business men can pro
vide and hitch racks, and the tows
the drinking troughs.
Miss Julia Thorns and Mrs. W. C.
Hammer are attending The Social
Service Conference in Raleigh this
Mr. T. Ward, Greensboro, was a
business visitor on our streets yester
day. ' i
Mr. D. Scott Poole has given up the
St. Paul Messenger in Robeson coun
ty which he conducted at St. Paul
for some years, and has gone back
to Raeford, where he edited Facts and
Figures before going to St. Paul ana
has again assumed charge of the pa
per at Raeford. The paper now Is
the Hoke County Journal. Mr. Poole
formerly edited a newspaper at Troy
in Montgomery county.
Mr. J. F. Jarrell, registrar of vital
statistics for Back Creek township,
reports 12 adult deaths for the past
year, ten of which averaged 78 years.
The combined ages of the ten were
780 years. The ages of the twelve
were: 60, 71, 80, G5, 106, 80, 86, 80, 72,
37 and 32. Six out of the 12 averaged
85 and four months. One died of tu
berculosis and one of typhoid fever;
the others were due to old age.
A meeting of the teachers of the dif
ferent townships surrounding Ram
seur was held in Ramseur last Satur
day. Dr. E. E. Balcomb, of the State
THE STANDARD DRUG COMPANY
AND THE REXALL DRUG COM
The Latest and Best Formulas for
Compiled for the Standard Drug Co.
and the Rexall Drug Co. by Dr.
Charles W. Parsons, formerly editor
of Druggist Circular, Chemist for
U. S. Department of Agriculture,
Washington, D. C, Professor of Prac
tical Pharmacy and Anatytical Chem
istry in College of Pharmacy, of City
of New York.
These formulas are copyrighted.
It will be noted that each formula
gives the kind of each medicine for
each formula, but the quantity of
each medicine to be used is not pub
lished, but is kept in a separate book
and these formulas can be filled only
at the Standard Drug Co. and Rex
all Stores in Asheboro.
The price of each formula is given,
and all you have to do is to cut out
this formula and send it, to the Stanu
ard Drug Co. or Rexall Drug Co., to
gether with the price. You can sav.
money by using these formulas.
Tincture Benzoin Compound
Normal College, Greensboro, delivered Glycerine to make
an address and Mrs. W. P. White gave Mix.
a demonstration in primary work. Thel Price 25 Cents
following eachers were present: W. Wash the hands' in warm water,
P. White, Nell Marshall, Sue Siler, thoroughly dry them. Apply the ic-
Ul",li V'"'? "-jtion and rub it in. Koft and sooth-
P. White, S. C. Frazier, D. M. Weath
erly, Edna Hutchinson, Miss Moson,
M. Wright, Phama Cox, Ora Brqwer,
Beulah Brown, and Blanche York. Tne
women of Ramseur served hot lunch
at the schoolhouse.
TO OUR SUBSCRIBERS
ing to the skin; makes the hands
white; prevents tan and sunburn.
ROUGH HANDS AND FACE
(Milk of Roses.)
Price, 35 Cents
Blanch the almonds and beat to a
One subscriber writes he wants his
paper discontinued at the expiration
of the paid up period, another who
rinu nnt u-anf tn not, iinti tha onrl nf
the ..oor wifoo kt ho Anoa nnt uranf paste, adding the rose water
to pay until the end of the year; in urees ami in br
other words he wants to get evsry one Prate with the white wax, almond oil
of the fifty-two issues before he pays. ?"u ."'eueji logcuier, men am
This might be well if The Courier and the other ingredients,
its force could get those who furnish I Tis creamery mixture is generally
supplies for the paper and our homes, ' Uef M,llk . , Roses- After wa,shi"F
i- ..... v- y, ci,rvrHo fn.- the hands with warm water and cas-
each week until fifty-two weeks had soap, apply Milk of Roses, rubbing
expired; and if the office force couln thoroughly, then wipe the hands
ho irWwl tn ivnit for Pxrh wks:'"i ry louei
pay until the end of the
TAX AND SUNBURN
might be able to wait with our sub-
:l . :i ,..,. f il,A . n'l ,.
... ...u u:n u !. :.i J Ammonii'ted Mercury
yui lauu. u.u ..-o . F."., .. , Subnitrp.te Bismuth
not at tne er.n oi me year, uur pa- Gycerjne Oi
per bills for this week have to be perfume q. s
intment or Cold Creum
paid now, not at the end of the yeai,
our grocery bills, etc., have to be paid
now, not at the end ot the year, ana
we, therefore, call upon ail subscri
bers to pay their subscriptions now,
and not at the end of the year. Tne
Apply to parts affected, rubbinr
well, twice daily.
Price, 25 Cents
Too much cannot be said in favor
of this formula. It will relieve tan
MR. CICERO SKEEN DEAD
News reached Asheboro yesterday
of the death of Mr. Cicero Skeen, who
livee three miles west of Asheboro.
Mr. Skeen had a cold for about a week
and developed pneumonia only three
days prior to his death. He leaves a
family. He was buried at Union to
MRS. TYRRELL SMITH DEAD
did bleach for the face. Do not us-
this on raw or blistered surface.
nrice is one dollar a vear. nayable at ' and sunburn quickly, and is excellent
the time you subscribe, not at the enn J for the skin and complexion. Splen-
of the year. This course is necessary
for the reason that The Courier is noi
full enough handed to pay these bills
and wait on subscribers to pay latei.
It costs several thousand dollars to
operate The Courier plant a year, anu
our past experience has proven con
clusively that it is necessary to op
erate The Courier on business prin
ciples. The Courier is attempting to per
form a public service, and unfortu
nately it has not met expenses ana
it is quite necessary that all subscrip
tions be paid as promptly as possible.
We offer this as the one important
reason for calling the matter to youi
attention at this time, and beg to
take occasion to thank you for your
support and express a desire for its
The account of each is small but n
the aggregate it amounts to several
thousand dollars to us.
Asheboro, N. C.
Oil Bitter Almonds
Price, 25 Cents
Camphor ice should be in every
household, in the winter especially.
Its application is very benehcal tor
chilblains, chaps, sores, cuts, etc., and
is pleasant and soothing.
The above preparation is selected
after careful experiment with hun
dreds of combinations. There is no
Mrs. Tyrrell Smith died at Denton
last Tuesday at the home of her son
Ashley Smith. She was the widow of
the late Tyrrell Smith who died al
most four years ago. Deceased was
about 73 years of age. The body was
carried to Panther Creek Burial
Ground for interment.
CARD OF THANKS
We wish to express through the col
umns oi The Uouner our sincere
thanks to neighbors and friends for
their kindness and assistance during
the recent sickness and death of our
father and brother. John Glasgow,
May they all receive the blessings so
MISSES M. J. AND TAMAR I
Next Sabbath beinar the 2nd Sab
bath School Temperance Lesson day,
and the day requested by North Caro
lina Anti Saloon Conference to be ob
served in all the Sabbath Schools and
churches in the State as Temperance
uay mere win be held a Union meet
ing in the Presbyterian church at
3 o'clock .in the afternoon. It is hoped
that the ministers of all the churches
will be present to address the meet
ing and that the public will be in at
tendance to add their interest and in
fluence that good may be accomplished.
HORSE AND WAGON FOR SALE
I have a good heavy draught horse
and a two horse Geo. E.' Nissen wagon
complete that I will sell at a bargain.
3t. J. L. CHEEK,
Ramseur, N. C.
Last night at 9 o'clock Mrs. Callie
Carr nnd Mr. A. T. Wishart were
united in marriage at the apartment,
of the bride in Redding Flats in the
presence of only a few friends resid
ing in the building. The ceremony
was performed by Rev. Gilbert T.
Rowe, pastor Wesley Memorial
church. Immediately after the cere
mony the bride and groom left on a
northbound train for an extended tour
to New York and points in Pennsyl
vania. The bride is the daughter of Mr.
Thos. J. Wood, of Trinity, and widow
of the late Ernest Carr. She is very
attractive and has hosts of friends
who wish her much happiness.
The groom is a wall known business
man here, being the Southern repre
sentative of the National Lock Co.
For two years or more he has haa
headquarters here with offices and
warehouses in the Richardson building
on Main street. He has many frienos
who will congratulate him. High
Point Enterprise Jan. 21
EGGS FOR HATCHING Finest
Strains, Black Lang Shangs $1.25 per
13; B. P. Rocks $1.00 per 13 by Par
cel Post. Safe delivery guaranteed.
Hill Grade Poultry Farm, Asheboro,!
N. C, Route No. 1, Box 55, MKH. V.
FOR SALE A gold mine free
gold in flint quartz, 7 ft. vein, North
ern Miners' province, finest in state.
64-acre tract of land. Apply to
W. L. WILLIAMS,
It. Seagrove, .N C.
FOR SALE One Photo Button
Camera, practically new, and one
Vest Pocket Folding Kodak, new. Ap
ply to BOX 255, Asheboro, N. C.
WANTED One of the large maga
zine publishing houses desires to em
ploy an active man or woman in th:s
community to handle a special plan
which has proven unusually profita
ble. Good opening for right party.
Address with two references, Pub
lisher, Box 155, Times Sq. Sta.,
New York City.
AUTOMOBILES Sale or Exchange
Will trade new Touring Car for
good work mules or horses. If in
terested, let me hear from you at
B. F. MCDOWELL.
ASHEBORO, N. C.
What You Can Buy a the
Rexall Drug Store
AND THE '
Standard Drug Comp'y
Tick's Croup Salve 25c
Brame's Croup Salve 25c
Mother's Joy 25c
Dr. King's New Discovery . 5c
Rexall Cherry Bark Coagh
Rexall Olive Oil Emulsion $1.00
Scott's Emulsion . 50c and $1.00
Tooth Brushes 10c to 25c
Hair Brushes 25c to $2.50
Cloth Brushes 25c up
Scrub Brushes 5c to 25c
Nail Brushes 10c to 25c
Bibles $1.00 up
Books (standard authors) . . 50c
Fountain Syringes $1.00 to $2.50
Bulb Syringes .. ..50c to $1.00
Letter Files 25c
Toilet Paper 5c and 10c
Dean's Cough Drops 5c
Smith Bros. C'ouirh Drops . . 5c
Hoarhound Drops 20c Hi
Rexall Wine of Cod Liver Oil $1
Rexall Sarsaparilla Tonic. 50c
Plasters, all well known brands.
Dr. Hess Stock Food 25c, 50c, $1
Dr. Hess Poultry Food .... 25c
I)r. Hess Worm Powder . . . 50c
Dr. Hess Heave Cure 50c
Magic Stock and Poultry
Powder at redaced prices.
Rexall Ko-Ko-Kas-Kets 2Se
Rexall Headache Tablet,
30 for lc
Rexall Little Lifer Pills Ifc bee
Rexall Emulsion ef C4
Liver Oil $1.M
Minard's Liniment, the best. 2Sc
Lax Fos 5c
Thacher's Blood and Liver
Simmons Liver Regulator. . 25c
Nyal's Liver Regulator . . . 25c
Black Draught 25c
St. Joseph Liver Regulator, 25c
Talcum Powder, 25c brands
selling at only Sc
Big line of toilet goads at..
We call special attention to
our line of chamois skins 5c, 10c
Fine quality of pound paper
and envelopes to match.
Correspondence cards and en
velopes to match "Ri!t edge)
25c box. '
Fountain pens $1.01 and up.
Ink, pencils, stantionery, the
best to be had.
WE APPRECIATE VOIR PATRONAGE AND INVITE YOU TO
CALL TO SEE US.
W IwlliliHHUWBhINII WM M
' as si
To make room for our spring
stock of goods there are many
things in our stock that must
be closed out regardless 1 of
price. We do not intend to
carry winter goods over.
We hare a large lot of men's high grade
overcoats and heary underwear which must
be sold. Come andjbuy at your ownjprice.
A large lot of heavyweight winter suits
are now offered at a great reduction,
We are closing out a lot of
boys' and children's! suits at
greatly reduced prices.
A good line of heavylwork
shirts at reduced prices. A
fine seelection of men's belts,
neckwear at prices right.
Don't forget to lookfover
our line of raincoats before
Wood Cash Clothing Co.
Railroad Ties Used In New Y.rk.
Out ef tie 135,000,0u rattreaa ties
jned each year in the United States,
Kew Y.rk supplies about six per cent.
Baa consumes about 16.000,000.
He Believes In Dreams.
Never be vindictive, even in your
sleep. Mr. Miggs, a well-known citi
zen ef the North End, was chased by
a bull in his dreams the other night.
Across tbe pasture dashed Miggs, the
bull gaining tit every Jump. Breath
lessly Mlggs reached the fence at
last, and, safe astride the top, turned
and kicked the bull in the nose, break
ing one of his toes on the wall beside
the bed. He is out on crutches this
week, Newark News.
Men Never Really Experts,
la the gaaie ef leve, all weisa are
bera experts, whereas atast re
ataia mere aevices all their lL Is.
From "The Wisdom of the FttoUBa,''
It has beea explained that character
end behavior of all org&nta matter,
ptaats as well as animals aad luaaa
beings, is determined by wbat are
known as character urlts. Thus lq
taking a hypothetical case ot tbe
shrewd, cruel father and the shiftless,
kind mother, we haf e four distinct
character units, which through Inheri
tance reappear variously grouped la
the offspring. ..