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Vol. XIII. No. 1S7
jl II K.!yert I oonl -A
I nion Sorvirc Key. Miller's Wis.
(.onrM'-'VliiMTica" Onr Pri1e.
Thanksgiving seemed a day of
rjlatl rifts and joy to most of our
ptC.,V, Many closed their business
y h .;id rrgagcd in recreate o
Sio:i5 uut of town. Others engaged
in social gatherings and festive
ensures. Some sought exhiliara
uon i-i that most bracing of a!l outi
mzji teams and vehicles; but to
mny all festivities are unpalatable
and are limited if the sanctuary
i do: the chief among joys.
J C Davis held a Thanksgiv
ing service at All Saints' Episcopal
church. Besides an appropriate diSN
course the service was rendered at
trr'iye ty specially selected music
and a collection consisting of money,
clotbinsr, etc., to be bestowed on
Thompson Orphanage at Charlotte.
A most delightful feature of the
lay wu? the gathering: of pastors,
Akiaiider, Parker, Davis and MiK
ler and parts of their congregation, a
and others at the First Presbyterian
church, where each of the pastors
named took part in th.e Thanksgiv
liev. Miller preached the' sermon
from the text : "Let the people
praise thee, 0 God ; let all the peo
ple praise thee. Then shall the
far th yif-M her increase, and God,
vt n our (Jo-J, shall bless us." The
7pt-:kcr dwelt on the virtue of grat
itude and the beauty of Thanksgiy
icg and praise, He dwelt also with
delight on the fact that this great
nation, with all its progress and all
its iinmenet; business, and in spite of
the fact that there is much wicked
ness to be deplored, when called by
i -3 chosen head to conform to this
our established custom, closed its
business and hushed its noisy clat
ter in honor of Him who rules in
the kingdoms of men. If wicked
v: icm wen Id ha?e been saved for
it ii righteous this land, with so
Duiij v ho lovetence and adore Htm,
cast receive his loving care and
protection. The late campaign,
fiaid the sp&aker, was absorbed with
te great issues so vigorously con
tended for by the respective parties,
ft ;t the two eminent men that were
chc3:-n by the people to champion
the respective causes were -themeelvc s
'I7-rjg powers in the kingdom (f
v -, ; nd no great calamity could
Wj us while such trua . piety
ft'-iiSisour chosen leaders.
fl-ke sreaker reminded the people
f f-ht threatened war between the
twr ereatest nations on the earth,
tG;- fnr a while caused much
anviety Bufc the fact that Engiana
the United States were two of
Iri -t -Mistian lands, made it
P??:be to avert the war, and rbi
lr ' ''ie outcome of Christianity,
Pted to our sword3 made into
rl u res ami our spears into
speaker claimed that the
our leading nations
"'i Christianity, and that
rested on the observance
-Vu-ith as God's appointed
'rem our ordinary la
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ce of all erood.
Orphanage at Barium
amounted to $24.
The church was almost full of
attentive listeners, the music filled
well its noble part. As the church
was being vacated the crg:;n pr.cd
forth that grand old national air
"America" and we regretted that it
was not sent echoing over the land
by every voice of those who love
God and countrv.
3fotes from I lie Organ.
Miss Dora Bost has a lemon tree
that has 43 lemons on it, twenty-one
green onej and two ripe onea.
Mr. Jack Shu ping, who was run
ningon the Western Railroad, is
visiting his mother.
Mr. Burt Rymer and Miss
Bame were married last Thursday.
James Augustus Beaver, who lest
a finger last spring while coupling
cars in Salisbury, has gone back to
work for the Southern.
There will be a OhnstL- .s r. . ac
Organ church Christmas day at 10
L W S Bost sold a turkey Monday
for ?2.S0, being 10 cents pt.r pound.
The school at lower Stone church,
taught by Mr. Ritchie, of Stanley,
has been suspended. Mr. Ritchie,
unfortunately, took charge of this
school, which has been under the
charge of very efficient teachers,
and was a little too far advanced for
Mr Ritchie, so he resigned.
Two Ilves Saved,
Mrs. Phoebo Thomas, of Junction
City. Hi., was told by her doctors
she had consumption and that there
was no hope for her recovery, but
two bottles of Dr. Kind's New Dis
covery saved her life. Mr. Thomas
Eggers, 139 Florida St. Sao Francis
co, suffered from a draadful cold,
approaching consumption, tried
without result everything else then
bought a bottle of Dr. liings New
Discovery and in two weeks was
cured. He is naturally thankful
It ia such results, of which these
are samples, that prove te wonder
ful efficacy of this medicine in
coughs and colds. Free trial bottles
at FVtzer's Drug: store. Regular
size 50c. and 1.00.
Spanish Nples Following1 Gen. l.ce.
Consul General Lee's friends do
not know whether to be amused or.
amazed at the discovery made today
that two of the spies who are being
paid by the Spanish minister out of
a large "secret service fund" which
has been allowed him by the Span
ish government have been following
Consul General Lee's movements
ever since he returned to Washing
ton. Washington Dispatch.
Belfortl's Carnival of Novelties.
Belford's carnival show struck
town this morning and by 1 o'clock,
at the time of the parade, the streets
were lined with the usual variegated
circus crowd. The show trave's
through the country and the outfit
i3 carried by a long train of wagons
and pretty horses. They gave a
performance at 2 o'clock this after
noon and will show again tonight.
The press in various parts of the
S'ate speak in complimentary terms
of the show as being strictly first
class and very clean. The price of
admission is 25 cents, children 15
cents. The band will give an open
air concert in the square at 7
o'clock this evening.
fO CURE A COIaD IS ONE DAY
Take laxative Bromo Quinine Tab
lets. All druggists retuna
CONCORD, N. C. FRIDAY. NOVEMBER 27, 1896.
A Siims.mous Supper-Oysters, Quail
On Toast, Etc.
Mr, J A Knnett celebrated the
national holiday with an oyster sup
per in fconor of his employer, Mr.
W R Odell, and eight of bis asao-.
ciates in daily business, wi'h liv.
Payseur and The Standard mv).
who 13 proud to be the uncle of the
hostess, Mr3. Kennett, who knows
so well how to pleaee the palate of
that class of human beings who take
much stock in good eating and who
generally show it by their deeds.
After the feast a most pleasant
eening of social chat was enjoyed
and we dispersed, leaving our most
hearty thanks and carrying v-ith v.?
the most satiated appetites and
most grateful remembrances.
Thanks;;! vi ii J? Casualties.
Jim Folks, a joung man living at
Cannonville, was out for a spin
Thankrgincg Day, and while coast
ing down the steep prade beyond
Mr. F A Archibald's, on North
Church street his pants leg was
caught in the chain, throwing him
with terrible force upon a rock. Ills
right ear was cut nearly off, a horri
ble gash cut over his right temple
and his fce was "bodily" skinned.
He was knocked unconscious and
remained in that condition for sev
eral hours before receiving medical
attention. Dr. Sam Montgomery
dressed the wounded man, but found
no bones broken. Mr. Folk was
able lo be up this (Friday) morning,
but somewhat disfigured and very
weak from the loss of blood. His
bicycle was broken to pieces.
Brown Bros, hired out two bug
gies that werp topped,'' having
been turned over and the tops bro
For Infants and Children
1 it 09
Forest II 111 News.
Mr. George Cleaver is suffering
from the effects of mumps.
One of our worthy citizens, Mr. J
D Cagle is lying very low with con
sumption. : Rev, D A Braswell preached a
very interesting and instructive
sermon last night , at the residence
of Mr. John Ballard from the text
"Be thou faithful unto death and
I will give thee a crown of life."
Whiskey Dealer in Jail.
Lafayette Ury, a negro for whom
a warrant has been in the hands of
the Sheriff since last court, charging
him with retailing without license,
is now in jail, having been arrested
and placed there Thankpgivingday.
His arrest had been deffered on ac
count his plea of ill-health.
For Over Fifty Tears
Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup has
been used for over fifty years by
millions of mothers for their child
ren while teething, wuh perfect suc
cess. It soothes the child, poftens
the gums, allays all pain, cures wind
colic, and is the best remedy for
Diarrhoea, It will relieve the poor
little sufferer immediately. Sold by
druggists in every part of the world,
Twenty -five cents a bottle, Be sure
and ask for "Mrs. Winslows Sooth
iLg Syrup," and take no other kind.
lit. ftrne&'jrtiifi f-m?ure atmranteeato
flew - Clothing - a
No doubt about if
tlease you in Clothin
HATS ANDJCAPSIFOR EVERYBODY.
CANNONS & FETZER
DAILY & WEEKLY.
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of jinity, harmony and progress.
Itseffects JandTairnsareJJto addtothejoys3ofrthe
home , circle, theelevationjjof tbe ambitiousj'and
aspirations of its readers.
It would gladly filljthemind with pleasant and profitably
thoughts, making life's burdens lighter, its duties clearer, its
opportunities more apparent.
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