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High Graffs Tobaeco
Jim rropI Iitle Hatchet.
Chief Boger pulled Jim Propst,
colored, this morning.
Jim 1 el t like his wife needed a
little chopping and assaulted her
with his little hatchet. For this he
was lrou phi before Esq. W J Hill,
h titfaiiit cf a 550 oond he went
to j:iil. 1 .'u't33 ccine one bails Jim
out, he will not get to see Senator
Mario a Butler tomorrow.
Propst had just finished paying a
fee for "cu5sing"his mother-in-law.
That's a bad man that cuses hia
A Hoinit rfnl Evangelist.
It is a little strange such great
powers arc- given such people. Those
with the most remarkable success
:re those who, up to the manifesta
tion of such powers, are low down
in public estimate, character and
possessed or a mighty little brain
power. But the most remarkable
tvacelist jet heard of is told by an
exchange as follows :
Certaiu towns in South Carolina
beer, rriritually aroused by the
i.u.-rful -.re aching of a negro girl
-ot yet 10 )'t-ar3 of age. All who
-riMr "ithi.i the sound of her voice
are amazed v.i the sound of her ut
".:v.. A t first, she preached only
Q iiicmkfs of her own race, but
eoon her aiu'iances were compostd
blacks and whites, and her
fiimple, straightforward, practical
sermons appeal to theologian and
laymen alike. She can barely write
but has committed the whole of the
Testament to her heart. Her
memory U wonderful, and it, is
chimed that after hearing a sermon
rce she can repeat it word for
Hi;,r- 'i bat her iniluence is mar
' r TDuy be judged from the fact
Jitit MTithin the past few weeks
'Il'lrctia haVP Virion nonporM f r
- itianity through her preaching.
U'-ir.e mde shirts 25 cents up
I if bii Treasure.
V Full, of Canajoharie, N. Y.,
ys iLat Lf. always keeps Dr. King's
I fqrISC0VG?T in tbe h,Jse and the
j Uyhas always found the very
j t results follow its use; that he
"-u aoi. t:r- tnau :i it
Na-b, . i , says that Dr. King's
;;1BCOveir is undoubtedly the
an.J -w Ili8fayfor eight pear,
. J t lias never failp.-l in n u4.
-n "jwcuj, man ne nas uss
re,aiC"' for U- WT not try a
C?-T ? l0De tred tested- Trial
R tui! fl6e at" Fetzer'8 De Store.
le?umr size 50c. and 31.00.
rcae bonnets 25 cents.
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NO. 10 NEWS.
An OIU tlaii Mkh Ik .1 iv f.iK-j, tnii,ff.
A Mull K(;ro KllltMl a Play miiti'.
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mr, munroe LiinKer, a rmpectd 1
citizen of No. 10 township, this
county, was seriously shocked by
lightning during an electrical Etorm
last Friday evening. He is about
all right now except an occasional
twitching of the mufcles and pros
tration of his nerves. He is about
50 years old.
Ephraim Means, a 12yearold
negro boy, of No. 10 township, while
playing with a mate over in Meck
lenburg county some time ago,
threw a rock at him, the rock strik -ing
the little negro on the haad,
from the effects of which the little
fellow has since died. Eph. is now
on the chain gang in Mecklenburg
On Wednesday afternoon at Crosses
pasture, on Rocky river, Flowed
team will play ball with the Newell
team, A good game is expected.
No. 10 had a splendid rain Fri
day, which was a blessing to the
farmers, as eyerything had begun to
parch. It.Wflg a soaker.
The Veterans Tomorrow
It was very little information we
could get today in regard to the
Confederate Veterans reunion and
picnic, which is to take place to
morrow at the fair grounds. Many
of the old soldiers are yery much
and justly disgruntled over the turn
of affairs on the day set apart for
their gala day. It is generally un
derstood, however, that a big dinner
will take place between 12 and 1
o'clock, to which all good soldiers,
soldiers' wives and children of sol
diers are invited to attend and bring
with them welKfilled basket?.
About the Oxford Asylum.
Supt. Lawrence, in a recent speech
about the Oxford asylum, had these
words to use: "The number of
children there at present is 200, 103
girls and 97 boys. These are fed,
clothed, educated and learned to
work, the total cost of maintenance
being about ?13,000 a year. Of
this amount the State giyes $10,000,
the Grand Lodge of Masons $3,500,
and the remainder is derived from
individual donations and such tours
as are now being made. Since the
establishment of the asylum in 1872
the number of children enrolled has
been 1482, and of them all not a sin
gle one, so far as known, has ever
worn thestripea of a convict "
For the concert tonight at Mr D
B. Coltrane's residence :
Selection Messrs Benson and Cor
rell. Vocal Solo Miss Ada Craven.
Recitation Miss Julia Gray.
Instrumental Solo Miss Williams.
Vocal Solo Miss Robbins.
Selection Messrs Benson and
ReadingMiss Addie Alexander.
Instrumental SoloMiss Elma
Vocol Solo Miss Richardson.
Vocal Solo Miss Jennie Coltrane.
Instrumental Duett Misses Cra
ven and Williams.
Vocal Solo Miss Jennie Patter
Selection Messrs Benson and Cor
rell. Low Kates t Boston and Return.
On August 23, 24 and 25 the
Sotuhern Railway .'will sell round
trip tickets to Boston, Mass.. at
rate of one fare ticket good to re
turn until September 10, and can be
extended UPtil September 30.
ionday; august 12, 1395.
LITTLE MORE MIAN" HALF.
MuikIh.t RcJs-o1 A :-int;r.iee Fell Short
a ; ler I'liroPraonl 70s Vfprdar.
From the report giyen in today
we find that just a little more than
half the enrolled membership at
tended Sunday school yesterday.
Nine hundred and thirty-five were
at their proper plac b, while 708
were at home or some where else.
An addition of two scholars is re
ported from Forest Hill Methodist,
making the total enrolled member
ship of all the schools 1,633. See
the different reports :
Central M. E. church 63
Forest Hill M. E. church 328
Forest Hill Presbyterian 75
St. Andrews Union 117
Absent , 33
Reformed church 39
St. James Lutheran 75
First Presbyterian 100
Enrollment (about) 180
Daptitit church.. 50
Bays chapel 64
Absent . 47
For fiver Fifty Tears.
Mrs. Winslow's Sootlrng Syrup has
been used for over fifty years by
millions of mothers for their children
while teething, with perfect success.
It soothes the child, softens the
gums, allays all pain, enres wind
colic, and is the best remedy for
Diarrhoea It will relieve the poor
little sufferer immediately. Sold by
Drnggiflt8 m every part of the
world. Twenty-fi?e cents a bottle
Be sure and ask for tMr8. Winslows
Soothing Syrnp," and take no other
Bad Case in Statesvllle.
A Statesvllle correspondent of the
Charlotte Observer says tnis :
Court has been engaged all the
afternoon with an incest case. G W
Mullis, apparently 55 or 60 years of
age, the father, and Rebecca Mullis,
aged 21 or 21, the daughter, both
hailing from Eagle Mills township.
It seems Mullis prosecuted some
neighbors for trespass and won the
suit at the last term of court, and
now comes what seems to be a cross
fire. The defendants are both pale,
thin, care-worn respectable looking
people, and any one would think
while looking at them sitting side by
side in the bar, whispering to each
other occasionally, that the awful
crime with which they are charged
was yery far from their hearts.
Drank Carbolic Acid,
A 4 -year old daughter of Mr.
Milton Rogers, of No. 4, had a very
narrow escape Saturday. The little
girl got hold of a vial of carbolic
acid and swallowed something like
a spoonfull. Its screams attiacted
tbe family and what had taken place
was soon discovered. Dr. Lafferty
was called in and removed the bad
drug. The child's mouth and
throat were badly burned. The
child is safe unless inflamation
The Best Salve in the world fc
Cuts, Bruises, Sores, Ulcers, Salt
Rheum, Fever Sores, Tetterd,Cbape
Hands, ' Chilblains, Corns ; and all
Skin Eruptions, and positively cures
Piles or no pay required. It is
guaranteed-to give satisfaction or
money refunded. Price 2etriiBper
GIVING THESE THINGS AWAY WITH
Improved Chautauqua Klndergtr&ui
Drawing Board and Writing DsX
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