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CONCORD, N. C, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, . 1896.
Wnoms NO. 1,4P2
XIIL No. 113.
s OUi FIT CAPTURED.
Tw F,ne ermOMS ! OUSTED SLEEPING NEGROES
Mi. Smith Shutting of thin oiftr I .
IIld MoiKlav . . . 1 v-j . . .
III -''" v " I J J J 1 , t-. 'I'll At l?..r.Lr.ll It V I VI (! at
'r,,, :dUCUUt;u cne meeting at t'rosoer tv i J "
Mm Jimle a
o( HhiKey An Unexpected
Tliem I lie Roil ire
. M;ill WHVC
luiitrs were out Monday night.
Vr,ck;ui'.'rs have been running
proiui-cuously through parts of
. ,.-vna -or a long time and it has
b en a haul matter to catch them.
ev,:th k.--.-3. Monday night Sheriff
bin;-, iuvenue Officer George W
V-ii JK-puuea Will Propst and
jiv K f c town shortly after
,jark for the Jingle place on Coddle
... , k to nub a nian that has been
c p.:siderable trouble out
?ljrv.. ( Join a; np the'creek towards
yorw-' mill, about one hundred
vini, frnla the heme of Evans Tays
jcr ;l s;,on distance from the road,
tlK-v e?v-ied a wagon and at once be-
to investigate, hnding in the
ji four empty kegs, and one
ihirv gallon barrel containing
j;f?r.:i gallons of corn whiskey. This
tint! was all eeizrd, together with
tfae vviicjon and team.
Tiio man had left the wagon and
found at the home of Taylor
trvics to cell some whiskey, having
his little brown jug with him. The
oncers 'j-rey tilted ibe trade, howeyer,
uud vie' tney put in their appear
ance tin- 111 ei s'epped aside to get a
M cf water. He made one leap
i tistd out of the tight of the
-iv, making his escape.
church in Rimertown
Sunday.Iast, and says the attendance
was the largest gathering he ever
witnessed at a country church. Rev.
S 1) Steffey, pastor of St. John's
church, preached two fine sermons
with great effect upon his listeners-
baptismal service took place,
when two children were baptized.
Rey. Steffey will preach at that
church on the 3rd Sunday at 3
o'clock, on "Infant Baptism,7'
ht that he went to Rocky
for his water.
T' iifime of :he blockader is not
known, but indications are that he is
from Stanly county. An overcoat
wi in i:;8 wagon, in the pocket of
whrh was foun an envelope ad
drf ! -1 to lion. S J Pemberton at
T'.:- Sheriff was not after this
man. but brought the plunder in
uft the same. The team is at Brown
Tlie Ideal I'mincea.
Janes L. Francis, Alderman,
CLii-airo epya : I regard Dr. Kind's
t-:v .Ui.-covery 3s an Ideal Panacea
fcr C juah?, Colds and Lung Com
-h,;:.t, having used it in my family
for tj.- last live years, to the exclu
ion of physicianfi's prescriptions
or ' : )' preperations.
v. .John Burgus, Keokuk, Icwa,
wrui I have been a minister o
M ihodist Episcopal church for
j" ears or morp, and nave never
loard : -.li.vtLiTig so beneficial, or that
-Hv; ?;e suck speedy relief as Dr
b;:.:.-l' ,'ew Discovery. Try this
v 'iii'li Remedy now. Tria
1 t li - y, fHe at Feezer's Drug Store
3lr. K. J. Holmes Ieaf.
Mrs. R J Holmes, of Salisbury,
died at 6:45 p. m., Monday at Con
nelly Springs. A telegram to Mr.
W M Stuith says she will be buried
Mrs Holmes was the only sur
yiying member of the noted family
of Mr George Heilig. Her mother
was Miss Salhe Furr before her mar
riage' and formed the link of rela
tionship of Mrs, Holmes to the
Smith and Furrs and others of Ca
The late deceases of the family
were Major S G Heilig, of Mt.
Pleasant and Col. P N Heilig, of
Salisbury, The other members of
the family were Caleb Heilig who
died before the late war, Mrs. Rey.
Cone, formerly Mrs. John Miller
and mother of Mr. Daniel Millei
of Statesyille, and Mrs. George
Bernhardt, mother of the Bern
hardt brothers of Salisbury.
Her death seems quite unexpected
and we haye not possession of the
particulars. She leaves a husband
and family of chilJren who have
our sympathies in this their sad be
Since the new Phifer-King build
; ing has been under coyer, the store
rooms hava been a rendezvous for
several of the many negroes that
lounge around town, making it
their lodging place. Mr. W D An
thony ha3 the contract for painting
the rooms and being suspicious of
the "roost," yisited the room soon to
be occupied by the New South Club
and there found several slumbering
negroes nestled upon a small pile of
shaving. Himself and Nightwatch'
man Johnston oujstexl them quicker.
While no serious damage had been
done, it is not altogether safe to let
people sleep in the building among
Considerable complaint is heard
from various people about the aggre
gation of little negro boys that con
gregate under the -awnings, over the
sidewalks on Sundays and at night,
monopolizing and blockading the
passway. Besides this, tney use
very obscene language and make it
so unpleasant that ladies hesitate to
go by such places, especially on Sun
day. The trouble has teen laid be
fore the policemen and it behooves
the authorities to rid the town of
such a nuisance.
Weatlier Keport for Aucust.
The following weather report for
the month of August is furnished
us by Prof. HTJ Lndwig, of Mt.
Highest temperature 07, 9th and
v . 7 man ancl woman in the United
- : : ; '1 i?i the Opium and Whisky
1 ' on; of my books on these dis
A.i iro-s 1;. M. V00Iiey, Atlanta, Ga.,
-i-.Kl one will be sent you tree.
Low zi iemperature 52, on the
Average' temperature 78 8.
No. clear days 12; partly cloudy 8,
Total rainfall 2,95 inches.
Number days on which rain fell,
RAINFALL FOR THE YEAR.
January 2.06 in-
February 5 89 "
March 2.19 "
April 1.19 14
June 4.33 "
August 2.95 "
Total 27.97 "
The Magistrate Ulectoiis.
Some muddle seems to exist with
regard to the election of magis
The law directs that three magis
trates shall be elected in each town
ship and one additional magistrate
for each one thousand inhabitants
of a town or city. This requires
the election of nine magistrates in
Concord. One third of the magis
trates retire every two years by
expiration of term. Of course they
are eligible to office again.
The nomination of magistrates
does not belong to the county con
vention. They are nominated and
elected by their respective town
ships. Ward No. 4 passed a motion last
Friday night authorizing its dele
gation to the county convention to
be a committee to confer with like
committees from the other wards
for the purpose of nominating suit
able men for magistrates. It is to
be hoped that this method will
need the approbation of the other
three wards and that the subject
will receive due attention.
ON THE GLOBE.
The time is now near approaching when t he trading pub
lic will want to know where they can get in return for their
cash the greatest amount of goods awpted to their wants,
and we want to say right here that LOWE AND DICK will
supply all of your wants for less money than any other
house, We haye all you want, and every train is now bring
ing in for us new stuff that wTill be dealt out at such prices
that it will make these old time long-price houses shudder.
We want to show you what we are dpin.sr; 4-4 sheeting
4c, Ginghams 3 12c, Dress Oalico 3c, Men's Shirts 15c, lar
gest towel on the globe lor 5 and 10c, Bleached Domestic 4c,
Ladies' Black Hose 4c, Ladies mixed hose 4c. The be.st 10c
suspender you ever saw. Boys' suspenders 5c. No bet:-T
line of Ladies' Diess Goods in the city all the way from 5c
to $1 the yard. See what you can buv for
ATO fTW'T1 40 ljair pins' 2 PaT)Prs needle-,
V-ij J-J KJJLJlri JL 1 bo: Mourning Pins, l adies'
Handkerchief, 2 balls sewing thread, box blacking, 10 slate
pencils, 3 lead pencils, 2 papers pins.
Two big bars Laundry Soap for 5c, The best 5c ping
tobacco in town One box 3 cakes buttermilk soap 8s, 2,40')
matches for 10c, 1 box 24 sheets paper and 24 envelopes for
5c, Jjadies1 fine shoes for 65c, Men's line shoes 9fc Big bar
gains in Men's heavy work shoes', Overalls 35c and up to 1,
Sample Hats bought at 50c on the dollar, and we are selling
them the same way. Sailor hats ldc, large white quilts for
G5c, 100 dozen shirts of e ery style at bargain prices, 1 00
pieces outing 5c yard, closing out the balance of our Indies'
low shoes at 40 and 50c. The Greatest store or the Globe
for bargains. Every train bringing in new stalf that will go
at such a price as to knock out competitors.
Get in the procession and follow the crowd and yon will
soon land at our station, and you will always find willing
hands to wait upon you
LOWE & DICK,
CHEAPEST ON THE GLOBE.
c KJJki. JT .LJLa !
For Infants and Children
' is oa
OPPOSITE ST. CLOUD HOTEL
J- F. HTJ'RL'EY,
JTZEirs. DRUG STORE. '
UoiiiST to College.
College students are passing
through to Mt. Pleasant every day.
Mr. H B Shoup, of Mikesville, Fia ,
was met at the train this morning
by F. H. E Derrick, one of the col
Mr. Charles Phillips, of this city,
lef t to-day and will begin his studies
with the opening of school to-moro
row. Others are expected to-night
I lie Coming- of liaby.
When a babv comes to the house
real happiness comes. The care and
anxiety count for nothing against
the clinging touch of the little hands
and the sound of tbe little voice.
The highest function given to hu
man beings is bringing healthy,
harnv children into the world.
Over thirty years ago the needs of
women appealed to Dr. Pierce, now
chief consulting physician to the In
valid's Hotel and Surgical Institute,
of Buffalo; N Y. The result of his
study improved by thirty years of
practice is embodied in L)r. Pierce's
Favorite Prescription. It strength
ens, puriGes and inkes healthy the
organs distinctly feminine. It gives
weak women the strength and health
necessary for the production of
heaithy children and it makes the
bearing of those children easy. It is
sura to cure any weakness or de
rangement peculiar to women; stops
pain, soothes inflammation, strength
ens, purifies, invigorates.
Nominated on First Ballot.
It can't be beat. What ? The
Model Steam Laundry, of Charlotte.
It does the nicest and best work
that can be done at any laundry.
Give U a trial and be convinced. See
Aubrev Hoover, agent. s2
We want to Beat
. the Record for July
We are determined not to spend our time and pnergy crumbling
about dulJ times. We will pitch in and make times lively. Mow, 111 or
der to make this incomiog month the biggest July we have ever Led, we
are putting out a lot of "Hummers" and we are going to make them hum.
We are going to do away with Stickers. WTe will make M'-.vtrs out of
them. Here goes: x
About GO prs of Ladies fine shoes of Zeigler's and Reed3 m kes, all
small sizes, 2, 3, 3 and 4 that we will pell at $1 a pair. Not a pair among
them but cost 82 and over. They must go.
NO. 2. About one hundred pair of Ladies Fine Oxford Ties, some
patent leathers, some tans, some tine dongola pat tips, all to go at 75c.
They cost from 1 to $1.50. They must go.
NO. 3. -About 50 pairs Ladies fine Oxfords, all Zeiglers, tan, gray
and black ooze and finf Kid, sizes 1 to 4. All to go at 3L Made to sed at
$2 and $2.50. They must go.
NO. 4. About 75 prs of Ladies Oxfords and 1-strap Sandals Zeierlfirs.
Bay State and Padan Bros-, all to go in at $1.25. Cull ior them they
won't be here long. They must go.
NO. 5 A few prs of Misses Oxfords, sizes 12 to 1, to go at 50c.
NO. 6. FOR MEN: A lot of Tan, Goat and Black Vici Kid Oxfords
at 81. They &re 1.50 fchoes, and are tresa stock just bought them.
Womens Solid Leather Shoes at 65c. Womens solid Leather Pebble
Grain and Glove Grain Lace and Button Shoes at 75c. These are SI
shoes, all fresh and nice. Ladies fine Dongola kid button shoes, made ut
Alexandria, Va. Solid as any shoe in the n.arket, regular $1.50 shoes, to
go at 61. Mens Fine Satin Oil Sboes, lace and gaiters at SL They are
regular 1,25 shoes. Mens heavy English Ties, everyday shoes, 1.00 Solid
as leather can make them. Big job in Btraw hats at 10c, some of them
are 50c hats. We buy Trunks in car loads and retail them at wholesale
prices. One hundred Mens fine Serge Coats at just half price. We have
everything in the line of clothing and furnishing goods. Everything up
to date and at pricesihat can't be beat anywheie in tbe State, Call ana
see samplesiof the free Crayon Pictures we are having made for our customers-
JOB Twenty-five suits of fine AllWoolICassimere inCutaway Frock
Suits, sizes 34 to 36 lor 4.00 a suit. They are 10.00, 12.50 and 15.00 suits.
Call on us and see these and other attractions.
CANMONS & FETZER