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LAURINBURG, NORTH CAROLINA
THE WIDE WORLD.
■ngsaiegi Ihwilnt Um World
1W U Brief.
me MOO Bnssian trsaps. ka
«f Ugh rank, recently
tha tret 90 months of Ow
ov, the United States has toU 9949r
NMN worth of auutUlans of srar to
Basopeaa nations Mink was ths
■hearts* month with a total of 9M,
OOOjMO for 91 days.
Ibisagh the death of Us father a
tew dhjra ago. Edward J. Collins, for
merly a Cemeys Point (N. J.) powder
hnber, baa Mm heir to aa estate
rained at 999,900. bat at last reports
canid not he Heated. ▲ detective has
tees pot on his trail.
Wav ihk rat** in Louden and Mew
York have taken a sadden Joaep b*
iln ne4* laoasL^aT
<sody Mt to a front room ot her
homo, tea flag to kor tan-year-old eon,
while throe younger children wore
•towtjr mrtfocattag from gae fames ta
a rear chamber. Two of the children
are dead and at latest 'reports the
third was fighting for life.
CupMh inroads cat,the membership
cl the Albemarle chib, of Lafayette,
Iad„ a bachelor ergaaisatiea, has re
sulted ta Urn dab’s disbanding. An
nouncement mas made recently that
because so many members had been
married the mmnberebip had decrees
•d from 100 to only SO. The dob was
organized ia 1887. and one of the first
rules was that a member, on being
married, must resign.
Dm British government has decid
ed upon a policy of immediate and
Ccjmrat military cosaerlption in Eng
land. amnsdiag ta a statement made
by Premier Asquith hi the House of
Commons this week. This decision is
regarded aa a victory for Minister of
Msiltiiai Lioyd-George and the
NorthclrfTe newspapers. Adoption of
eompnlsoor service will add to Urn
British armies a fares variously sati
ns* ted at batwtea 300,000 and *00,000
“Ho ndaad my daughter, ora heU
fa too good for Ua,* mid L. & Hot
load, mstnbsr of tha HggoOt whale
Ml* flour oad food itero ia Xlsofaa
ipjri, as bo ofagd from a oafs la
Hattiesburg after shooting to death
Selma t MeOovsy, tbo dag manager.
Later HoUaad sarrsotaiJ to the ea
thcrMoA Whoa Holland entered As
restaurant MeCrorsy was standing at
MO cash register. "Defend yourself,"
Holland shouted oad Aon bogoa flr
faig. The fleet Mat want through
McCrorsy's tosrt and ha fell to the
•fagged behind the counter and sent
fear mors abate late the prostrate
British osttomtes of the Europeea
war's toil of mscehaat ships, ghron'by
Washington, show (hat a total of 7M
boats with a tonnage of mar*' than
MSU#0 have bom soot to As bottom
hp German torpsdass or mines. Of
this number the Allies has* loot 6M
and neutral nations MS. The ssti
■Mteo. adds to » British admiral,
giro British leasee as 410 ships;
tooaah. M; Bn.. Italian, 17;
Belgian, 10 and Japan mo, A IMo
does not InHodo ths leas of 277 trswi
ora hp tha British. 7 bp ths rraaoh
HOG WALLOW NEWS.
Ru Barlow expects to ba present
at tha footwmshing a* nr ice at Hog
Ford tha fourth Sunday. Last year
he iittaadad vid camp horns wttLa
fins!pair of sbdro.
la the springtime the young aii'i
fancy gantly turns to love, and1 in
accordance with that fact, tha Calf
Kibe Widow hee disposed of hor bit
ing doge. |
Prof. Sep Spied ten fell from the
roof of the Wild Onion school house
tbs other dey. Ho says it was oaly
in obedience to the laws of gravita
tion that he did so.
Slim Picking says that ha would
not Bind to got op every morning I if
it wasn’t so aroch trouble to put en
his clothes and wash hie fane.
Aa ico cream festival arfB ba gives
at Thuadartowa asset Thursday night
and Yarn Sims la preparing to ba
present. Yam made quite a favora
ble impmuton upon tho fair eex ef
that vicinity last aesaon by tha ef.
8ci«at meaner in which ha turned
tha ice cream fraasar.
Tha Bene Doctor at Bounding
BUowa reports health good ia hi*
section, with both Bum and beasts.
He tuM If he had Ue rathen ha
•odd rather practice among aniiaala
thaa people, aa tha former do not
Woe to have funerals.
Ml BUM* m opera tad oa lar
itoMit troablo, tho Horse Doctor
performing the ceremony. During
caff Mt<m, a tt calibre boll, two bal
lot*, two bottle necks aad • cork tenor
were token from Buk etomock.
•ererel stitekea wen required to elosa
tha wound Inflicted by tola tpwsriia.
He to able to (pend meet of to
dtof to too poatofleo today and a*
bo doriesd groat bowaCt from too ad
eem ti«« sod feels muck bettor already.
The Mad Carrier baa oowenl ached
da to iu oa betwooa ben sail
Bounding Billow*. Having ease beet)
a school taaeber ha baa them arm^afl
alphabetically. Man the oaot of Kv
iag lo aa high and there ora as away
dnno of sheep along too road to
saaro too boras, bo is now naming oa
»• Tte Peddler cut HogwaBow
o* bis circuit the loot trip aad too
HogwaBow Improvement Aaooaiotfon
<tfae uw oo a Board ot Trade la
stow places) will towaotigato tola aad
mdoano to todaoo tow to pat aa book
SB felfl fllBNlt.
■totodta# aftor a
large wad M two*
to yah I aoosad
The Bd Da TM
Ito^mMjptooaM^ oarprtato Int
htoogbt to aa adoarHiwiai to iw
aad dMat ask hka to taka M oat la
* ' * f
8Um Pickens haa set in to Ashing.
Uni sat be fattens up a good deal, he
» merely stick his feat in the mud
uid lean over the water, doing away
with'a fishing pels.
Tabs Moseley hds the distinction at
Lay Oaring a big ‘possum night before,
sit- Tobe. on account of his bravery
sad fearlessness, together with hie
natural shrewdness, which sms more
Iteealy developed during his term as
isputy constable, had but little trouble
la making this good capture. Spying
the 'possess on th« ground with hit
bock to him, he crept up behind him
sith hia gun drawn, and before the
'poeeum realised it, it was in hia pos
session. Being unable to get the large
iteel trap off of the animal’* foot,
Tobe took It along also.
There Is some talk of another store.
being started in the Calf Bibs neigh,
boshood. ft seemi that tbe man who
b fobsg to open it, haa been baying
*B his goods lor some time from the
mail order houses in Chicago, but ha
Id mad at them over something the
rthar day, and haa docidad to put up
* store of hia own and try to gtm them
rat of hesinsss.
May la the month that malms man
Their kites, marbles, balls sad toys
lead them into bseltk-giving axsr
oisaa that an net quite ee snJeynMe
■hen the hot rays at the sen Intar
an suggests leu tirecnoos sports—
swimmlag, Ashing, etc.
T>« hay, or shall we say Idd, who
bu net leaned to make Ms own kites,
Ms owe sting-shot, and hia own Ash
ing taskls, dm hey who doesn't knew
what it is to safer a aatlaaa tea, iaat
Uviag joat right But the m
Me fall tags an net hie fault. The
probabilities an that each a bey to
retarded by tee murk paternal guar
Tarn the bay Moos this spring-net,
at courts, wholly without supervision,
but tot kfan gat all of the beoeita of
early spring by spending every minute
poeeMo eat of dean. The nhemns urn
Ms days full of play wiD make him
Mad enough to remain in doers of
eves lags, and whan a real bey to wfl
Ung to stay at hams of avsntoga hto
parents haven't muck caaac for worry
W. C CALDWELL
Loottndln Laurinbury lor tfel
prattea W Ua Prafenobe.
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1 actus* substantial by
ml* Is SAVING! Th* tru* foundation ia a
it this iWnif
today—make it the reg
ular duty of your dally life to
aave a little, l# you caa’t rave ,
■•ck Ifa the regularity of J
the thing that counta in raving a
MUil_ID COUNTY SAVINGS BANK
Seasonable cat Sowers. Palma. Ferns.
Floral a range mens for any occasion.
Prompt attention to out-of-town orders.
SCHOLTZ,.The Florist, Inc.
Phone 441-442. 8 N. Tryon St Charlotte. N. C.
BLUE’S DRUG STORE. Agents
TOURS FROM 10 to 40 DAYS
' Lake Champlain
/The Thousand Island
dader National Park
Yellowstone National Park
Grand Canyon of Arizona
Salt Lake City ,
Colorado Rockies ' .
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at Dan Diego, California
Personally Conducted and Chaperoned
The very highest dess of service, which makes travel
for pleasure comfortable and enjoyable.
The Tours cover the most attractive routes and the
principal places of Scenic and Historic Interest through*
out the Greatest Country in the Work).
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Tonrfst Agents, Seaboard Air Line Railway
Raleigh, North Carolina