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CONCORD, N. C, THURSDAY, MA
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. WOMAN SOLDIER.
(t,.,- w Sm veil With l?or SIus
, ,!i ' (ouimaiHl o! Col. Vance.
.. ; letter of Capt. Tuttle
. -?th North Carolina regi-
t tn1 Journal and was glad he
r :.) light a long slumbering
, . .. the matter of t.h
The woman soldier was
u just about 33 years a 2:0 at
-0:!, after the capture of Nev
:,v (i . neral Burnside just be
r; army was coice:tried
!; enmcnd for the great
, . engagement.
: eir-'u instanced were patriotic
-!i romanllc. As related to
: .;- 1 remember them 1.0?,
- hu: Volunteering was
: .uhout, the State and
w, --uitains were ablaza
enthusiasm. A couple-, not
r. retain coye near Gra-nd-:
us '...a tain.
band went to towik one
. :.d everybody wa? r. oing
lie took the martial
. -a listed at once. On po-
prepare for h., depa--!
' b-it.-1 Geld a difficulty
.self when he informed
if-.- ,.f his beligerent intention.
1- ) become of me :' c.,.d the
:ay here and do the bt
c 'i, was iiia answer. "But 1
here by myseii wane you
?he replied, "if you go
u nr. I r.m roin too."
the plan was made between
t he should cut her hair
. 1 . q a suit of her husbiwVs
-." with him to the recriut-
and enlist Tinder an as-
d name. Her name in camp
.!.-. but what else I never
u, i: 'Am regimsnt Joe and the
i i 1 .
u i t i ore luuiveu upuu jib a t;?u
" mountain bova well aennainted
fond of each other.
a. the 15th of April, 1562, the
11 i 1 1 ii
nan 10 unuergo a men ! cm
: n nnrl wfiR fnnnil fn ho
.c -J:; unlit for military services
.re .i3 a dilemma'. Joe m trie
- ., i u . i 1 1 yrr "i- -1
!1 h do at home by himself and
f 1 n mi 1
a 1 a 10 war r j. nere appeareu
l it one thing to do, and that
to confess the deception and ob
h r discharge which would
ssary iollow. Accordingly the
morning she went to the
quarters and the Colonel
aace cf bleseed memory.
1, I want to go home,"
after the accustomed
upon to cook when it was not legiti
mately hi, turn; but no suspicion
1 ever arcs - n n .-;
The two returned to their moun
tain heme with the distinction of
no! only probably having been the
only woman enlisted in the armv
but jJso likely the only entire family
that ever volunteered for military
I cue thifl as it was given to me by
Captain Phin Norton, nf w;u-o
! county. D. T. Gakraway,
THE PATRIOTIC SPIRIT.
It fJoes Down to t?ie Thir iienorn.
The Kaleigh Kcva and Ob i ver !
spoke cf a flag Mr. H 0 McAllister
carried in the procession at Raleigh
on Monday. Here comes a letter that
explains its If. Written from Ox
ford, May 22, '95 :
Lieut. H C McAllister, Co. II., 8-h
Ifcg.f N. C. T.
Deak Sir; I nctice in to-day's
paper that you carried the old 1kg
of the Sth Eeeimenfc. I it-, in
the procession, but could not tell
Today the colored people of the 1 one from another, as I wa: 1
ity are celebrating: "censhun day." j the line. I was told by Capt. C" (i
Elliott, of Norfolk, Va., that he saw
it, and recognized it, and in fyct,
I Fishing and picnic parties h?.ve been
going out of town all day. On the
oOtu cf this month, an excursion asked what flag it was. He was at
will run to Salisbury, whentheione time connected with the S h
colored people will observe Fed'-ra! Recent.
1 P5 1 '
decoration day at that place. Then
comes th 4th of July.
"."Len P.ihj' Ta.. sick, tvc gave hnr Castorfi.
7,ln s':c v.-.is ?i CLiM, s!w cruni for Castoria.
When she became :.T:s.s, fbo clung to Castoria,
When she had Children, she avethem Ca-storia.
eis, ,i0e,;' eaid the Colonel, "I
- J 4 UiUU I XJ M. LAO 11 wuiu
' - nr ; but iust now weare
6u newhere else."
f ! '- :nel, L ain't a man,"
. hut you soon will be
' ur one no doubt."
1 wcu't," Joe replied, 4I
i 1, you say," e- id Col
; ric-ri and amused at the
'i't of his proposition.
r" he called to the sur--tgiment,
"here is a case
only to unbutton his
uibli?h the fact that "he"
and he was honorably
good repuf.tion for
duct and was thought tocK FoP n,c
There is likely to be considerable
more kicking about the telephones
put in by the Bell 'Phono Company,
inasmuch as the ones put in are not
the kind agreed upon, A subscriber
teiis a Standard reporter that there
wiii be a meeting of the subscribers
at an-early date to consider the use
cf the present old style ones before
complaint to the company is mad.
The ones r"t up for use, he says,
're altogether unsatisfactory. If we
tire to have a system, let's have the
Did Yon Ever
Try Electric Bitters as a remedy for
your truble.? If not, get a bottle now
and get relief. This medicine has
been found to be peculiarly adapted
to the relief and cure of all Female
Complaints, exerting a wonderful
direct inflnnce in giving strength
and tone to the organs. If yon have
Loss of spetite, Cinstipation, Head
ach, Fainting Spells, or are "Nervous
Sleepless, Excitable, Melancholy or
troubled with Dizzy Spells, Electric
Bitters is the medicine . you need.
Health and Strngth are guaranteed
by its use. Large bottles only. fifty
CDnts at Fetzer's Drug Store.
IiightWhcrc Tlioro Wtts Harknos.
Dr. Geo. W Graham yesterday re
move! a cataract froir the eye c;f Mr.
Diniel Isenhour, of C m 1 Tl -operation
was performed at the hos
pital. Charlotte Observer.
I notice in the roster of North
Carolina Troops that you were 1st
Lieut, of Co. - II., Sth Regiment.
Though I was born after the war,
and neyer knew wb-:t it was to feel
the thrill of victory, or the par gs of
defeat, yet my heart swells with
think of the brilliant
record made by Southern arms, of
tho valor and heroism of the Soulhh
'lou ivill 'recognize my nme, for
it is the same a 3 that of the colonel
of your regiment, the S h. I am
his oldest grandson, and bear his
name. And when I to or hear of a
soldier who followed him I want to
gra3p his hand and know him. I
would liko so much to see the dear
old fbg, end to own it ; but T know
you prize it too highly to part with
it. I would be glad, however, if
you would send it to me by express
that I may see it. 1 will then re
turn it. I would be glad to meet
you and to hear from you. Hoping
it may be my good pleasure some
day to do so.
Very truly yours,
Henry M. Shaw.
Shoemaker George Swink,of Con
cord, carried, by mean3 of a cart,
the body of Col. H M Shaw from
Core Creek to Kinston, N, C, a
distance of 22 miles. He was shot
through the head.
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COME Vn SEE
Cliaorc.l (he Tunc.
Wedieday afternoon a colored
brass band was parading down Main
street, and, of course there were a
hundred or mere followers. When
reach ingjthe front; of Mr. Joel Reed's
residence the band was met by Mr.
WC Boyd's cow.' The mnsie nd
the cov started off at the sam-;i time,
the hand playing and the co- but
tdi: The latter knocked thim.-.
rightuud left, completely changing
the tune of things and breakiui? into
the line of march, After rompipg
oyer the stree s and. sidewalks for
isome timVthv ooW Tah Into a wagon
:Ai the k -.ire, comewnat'frighrenin
IJncK Arnica 4a tc
Thi- B 't Salve in te wr.! f
Rheum, Fever Sores, Tetter.Chappea , .
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Hands Chi b ams, L-:-rn, .rru u i , - y
nanus, v , ft muiev one, some one would hH
bkia rupnon8, r-"-J ""'" been gored Vo death. ' It ia .aid th
Piles or no pay wquirwL It 18 ; co became tnf (d kt the 8 gh
t-" r n r f r-r 1 PT-.uJ f'KA nrtf lirt-. 1i.i.
J A k.' J - W UV Alt'' ' ' Jt J
And get a cir
cular that will
tell you all
monev refunded. ' Price 25 cents per
box. For sale at P. B. Fetzer's Drug
boys. No one was hurt, however.
Atlanta, G , Ma- 22. netrr
Folded for Shipping
Four Cons For Sale.
I nave iour guuu, ncoa i tried to t.n., r A : - ay
for sale. Write to or call on me at a, W( , iid cloc
sign -.1 tower
St. John's, No. 8 township.
Geo. II. Miller.
ing. Mies Ida Sample, the r.ight
operator, telegraphed to the ciiy for
help. An engine was Rent nt or-ce
hit the best cook jn the
li;3 make of buiscuits
hat he was often called
Kifrhtv.five shares of the Odell to the plncc to miles from the city,
8nf8ctnr:ng Company. :.-.ycu ... .-- w .....t
W, M. Smith, Concord, K. C. tV, ,ieg:o oil.
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