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f). F. Cannon
J. V. Cannon,
W. II, Lilly,
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i:' - - Pearl Street,
IS'EW YORK CITY, If. 3f.
Sicck?. ' Grain bought and
eoIiL i :a i it d on Margin.
p.S.Seml for explanatory circus
lares speculation, also weekly mar
ket Ittr-. (Free) dwly
U i L 0
I have opened my MET MAIN
KET in ti c Li taker basement, fors
merlv c;uj:ic(l by S wink & Day
vault. When you want nice, fresh
meat.-. Utf. pork, mutton, etc, call
S. L. KLUTTZ.
P. S. I am in the market when
beef cattle and hogs are for sale.
of al Kind
Kur-Foot wood always
Wonted best prices for
We invite an in'
of all the goods
BUFFALO BILL'S PRESENCE.
Some: Tall Profits muU. QU.kiy i
CliarloHo-n Was a Good Dny
Upon tlie Whole, the Show Costs the
Buffalo BilPb show was in Chars
lotte Monday. The management
pulled them on the inside and the
thieves following it worked a good
business afterwards. The Stand
AJtD uses its ch person the Char
lotte News of Tuesday for five min
utes with the following result :
"Mr. Martin Bat, of Cabarrus
county, camo to town yesterday for
the ahow, md brought a good roll of
money with him. He and his three
sons were here to-day. rlhe old
man was robbed last night. He
says he lost between 75 and $90,
but how or when he does not know
A citizen of Lincoln county, who
also remained in town to-day, re
ports to the News that his pocket
was picked of $10."
"Capt. Henderlight is roadmoster
of the F, C. & P. road, and was for
merly in the employ of tho Rich
mond & Danville, at Charlotte. He
wa3 here yesterday. The previous
day he was in Salisbury and drew
from the bank there $300. Last
night he was at the Southern station
here to take the train for Florida,
when he made the discovery that he
had lost his roll of $300. He thinks
his pocket was picked by some onr
in the crowd at the station, as there
was a great mob in the train ard."
"Mr. H G Link left last night
for Atlanta, Just before the hour
for the train to leave, he found that
some one bad relieyed him of three
tickets and $15 in cash. He got a
new "outfit" and went."
Fetch in another horse.
Hot Their Eyes Open.
Since the exposure of the Insur
ance frauds at Beaufort in Eastern
North Carolina, the Insurance corns
panies are putting on extra scotches
and breaks. They want insurance
but they don't want to insure
corpses, old men at 30 etc.
When an application is sent ac
companied by the examining physiv
cian's "piss," the company then
writes a reliable party in the com
munity, other than the aent
and physician, to know what he
thinks the applicants age is; whether
he could be regarded a good risk, if
he drink? or deals in drinks, and if
he think3 he will keep up the policy
During the last month a promi
nent gentleman of Concord has re
ceived letters inquiring of him these
matters concerning a number of lead
ing citizens ad about a gentleman
in ML Pleasant, who has no wife to
leave his ineurance, when he dies.
Old people who require medicine
to regulate the bowels and kidneys
will find the true remedy in Electric
Bitters, This medicine does not
stimulate and contains no whiskey
nor other intoxicant, but acts as a
tonic and alterative. It acts mildly
on the stomach and bowels, adding
strength and giving tone to the or
gans, thereby aiding Nature in the
performance of the functions . Elecs
trie Bitters is an excellent appetizer
and aids digestion. Old people find
it just exactly what they need. Pries
fifty cents and$l tr bottle at Fet
ter's Drug store.
Bead all our advertisements. They
tell yon good things.
CONCORD, N. C., WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16. 1895.
Ruiralo Jim Spins Xotv.
Buffalo Mills, the new enterprise
of the Messrs. Odell out on the
Southern lailway, are now in a,
manner complete in every detail.
Today the ergine was steamed up,
the wheels began to tarn and 3100
spindles began to sine: their sweet
Ihis mill has nothing but spin
dies, no looms will be placed in it
And thus we are moying along.
A Xail Puts Ont His Eye.
Harve Sutton, an industrious
colored man working at the Cannon
Mfg. Co's. Mills, happened to a
painful los3 Tuesday evening.
lie was driving nail3 and not hit.
ting ooe "square on the head," the
nail flew up striking Sutton in one
eye. The force was so great that
the sight was destroyed. Ic is a
loss and a painful one.
'Something? that i'alls Itself God's
This week's issues of the local Pop
papers contain a fire column install
ment article by G Ed Kee3ler,
county treasurer, of Cabarrus, on
Clevelandisrn vs. Cbristauity, bi-ing
a defense of Thompson's heresy. In
troducing it, the editors say : Our
editorial page this week is taken up
by Mr. Keesler in defense of himself
and his position against the attack
of something that calls itself God's
Where are the Pop's drifting?
Doctors oil the Itloye,
Dr, Jap Anderson,Json of the old
Doctor at Albemarle, haying recently
graduated and licensed by the State
Board after teveral month's practice
at his old home, has located in Lex
ington, N. C. He was recently
elected county phyoiciau for Stanly
Dr. F E Hartsell, who obtained
his license at the late meeting of
the State Medical Board and who,
since then has been at Georgeville,
his eld home, has decided to locate
in Albemarle in the early future,
probably within a month. Dr.
Hartsell is a clever young man with
a bright future and he goes among a
good people who will treat him right
Mr. Jno. A, ItanUln Sells Out,
Mr. Jno., A Rankin, who, since tl e
death of .Mr. Jacob Siirewalt, ha3
been conducting a mercantile bus
ness at & ill Hill, this county, has
sold out ,to Mr. A W Parks, of
Mr.Hankin makes this business
change on account of lis health,
which is such that he can not attend
to the Btore and his farm both.
Mr, Parks, who succeeds Mr,
Rankin as merchant of Mill Hill, is
a native of Mecklenburg but for the
last eight years he has been a travel
ing salesman for the tobacco factory
of Rankin Bros, of Statesville. He
is a young mm of about 30 and has
considerable business ability. He
selects a good location among a
clever and well-to-do people and
The Standard welcomes him to
the county and wishes him a pros
perous career at Mill Hill.
All persons holding claims against
J W Bnrkhead, deceased, will please
present them to me or to H I Wood
house prompHy, All persons in,
debted to same will plea38 call and
tettle at once. o?lw2w
Alida L. Bupkhead.
Executrix of the last wjH and testa
ment of J W Burkhead.
FIRE AT EXPOSITION,
The EUtors at Alhambrn- Kosconer
is the Mascot An Old Cabarrus Sc
srro In Atlanta; lie Longs to See His
Cabarrus White Friends.
Social to The Standard.
Atlanta, Ga,, October 15
Beginning with the early trains
over the Southern, Atlantic Coast
and Seaboard Air Line railways,
North Carolina editors began amy
ing in the city from all parts of the
Tar Heel S ate, and with Col. A K
MoClnre, of the Philrdelphia Times,
who is one of the moat prominent
figures in attendance upon the great
Cotton States Exposition, the Amer
ican Bankers Association, the Farm
ers National Congress, this great
Southern city is chock full of inter
esting persons, meetings and sights.
The editors are putting up at the
hotel Aihambra, on Peachtree street,
just half way between the exposition
ground and the city proper, and al
together a conyenient and pleasant
R s2ower, the man who runs the
newspaper at GoIdBboro, known as
the Headlight, poses a3 our mascot,
while Ramsey, the red-headed
editor of the Progressive Farmer is
At 1 o'clock this afternoon all
the editors, who were not "rubber
necking" at the unusual sights of a
city, gathered at the State capitol
building and had their living pic
tures taken in group form, all of
which found ready sale,
At exactly 2:15 o'clock this af ter-
noon fire broke out on the Midway,
opposite the great revolving Phenix
wheel, in the new building being
completed for the H-oe.nback
trained animals, destroying the en
tire bui'ding. Fortunately the fire
did not spread.
Every nation in the world is rep
resented at the exposition.
The trip from North Carolina to
Georgia oyer the Southern wa3 a de
lightful one and the only objection
that could be raised is that the
traffic is too great for the accom
modations. Our train was uncom
fortably crowded, especially after
It was decided at the meeting of
the association held this morning
that the excursion to Nashville, via
Ch.ittanoega, should start tomorrow
nighty to be gone two days or longer,
Those of Concord's representatives
who arriyed this morning were, Dr,
and. Mrs. W C Houston, Dr, S J
Montgomery and Mr. acd Mrs. W A
Anthony Grissom, one of the beat
old colored men that ever lived in
Cabarrus, is here. He is with his
old "Missus," Mrs. Mills, on South
Prj or street and is delighted with
city life, but is awfully anxious
about "de white fokses in Concord
and Cabar.us." H. P. D.
Two .Lives saved.
Mrs. Phoebe Thomas, of Junction
City, 111-, was told by her doctors
she had Consumption and that there
was no hope for her, but two bottles
of Dr. King's New Discovery com-,
pletely cured her and she says it
saved her life. Mr. Thos- Eggers,
139 Florida St., San Francisco, suf
fered from a dreedful cold, ap
proaching Consumption, tried with
out result everything else then
bought one bottle of Dr. King's
New Discovery and in two weeks
WHi cured. He is naturally thanks
fi. It is such results, of which
these are esmples that prove the
Vv-i Jerful efficacy of this medicine
in Coughs and Colds. Free trial
bottles at Fetzer's Drug store.
Begular size 50c and $1.
Whose NO. 1.3 8
EtFi7 DukcSons & Co. T " .
tkJ I SUCCESSOR - .
trj DURHAM N.C, U.S.A.
I have now in stock fit my itt"
opposite the court house n .-dn -did
lino of welKraauo I ; itm
Bed Steads, Tables,
Wash Stands Safe?,
I dffy competition i? rer.wd to
quality and price. You ' will be
surprised when you beam nices
Come and see. If not stock
can supply you in a few :kj" I
have a nice line of
at prices that will surprise you. I
keep a full :iiue on Land for im
mediate supply. 1 buy
and run my planing machano, and
all persons who wish ar4y thin"
in this line, will do well to call
and see me.
.Very Res; ectfully,
J. T. Pounds.
Concord, N. C. July 13. 1895.
Having transferred my Fire In
?STaiVr Dl15iuess to Me. rj. II I
Wopdhouse and.B E Harris, I corns
mena them to any who may be in
need of fire insurance, and bespeak
tor tliem a liberal vatron&ge.
J. W. BUKKIJEAD,
We have assumed tho Fire Tnsu"
ance business of Mr. J. W. Burkhead
comprising the agencies for several
first-class and well established com
panies, and respectfully solicit a
liberal share of business in that lin
. , Woodhouse & Harris. "
A Flourishing School for Young
Ornamental Branches Receive
HEV. C. L. T. FISHEP, A. Al
MOUNT PL AS ANT K. C,