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VOL. XIII. NO. 48
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Hugh B. York, M. D.
Microscopy, Electrotheiapy, X-Ray
Office over Farmers & Merchants Bank
Office hours, 6 to 10 a. m., 7 to 9 p. m.
Office 'phone 60 - Night 'phone 63
Wm. E. Warren - J. S. Rhodes
Drs. Warren & Modes
Physicians and Surgeons
Office in Biggs Drug Store - 'Phone 29
Jos. H. Saunders, M. D.
Physician and Surgeon
Day 'Phone 53 - Night 'Phone 40
Williamston, N. C.
Dr, R. L. Savage
of Rockv Mount, will be at the At
lantic Hotel fourth Wednesday in
each mouth to treat diseases of the
Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat and
A. R. Dunning • J. C. Smith
Dunning & Smith
Attorneys : t-Law
Williamston • North Carolina
Robersonville, North Carolina
Burrous A. Critchef • Wheeler Martin
Wheeler Mania, Jt.
Martin & Critcher
Williamston • North Carolina
S. J. Everett
Greenville, bf. C. - Williamkton, N. C.
Greenville L sag DUUaee
S. A. NEWELL
Attorney at Law
Williamston - Korth Carolina
Clayton Moore f
Attorr a t Law
Williamston „ North Carolina
•! E. - Pope
ltf /► iFire. Health, Accident, Live Stock
Real Estate - Brokerage
Willianrstbn - North Carolina
Office on Main Street
. . Glub . .
; o. C. Price, Manager J
, Phone No. 58
Pressing, Dyeing and
Very careful attention
given to Ladies' Kid
Gloves, Fancy Waists
Coat Suits and Skirts
Club Rates for Men.
called for and
Agents for Rose & Co.
Deports the Situation
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Buttonwillow, Cal., Aug. 29. 1912.
• Editor, ENTERPRISE,
Dear Sir: —
, It is with unspeakable hor
ror that I read in your columns of
Aug. 16th. of the terrible tragedy
in which my father was so nnfor
t tunate as to be the principal figure.
Your editorial which appeared in
the same issue, gave me a great
. deal of relief—it was tempered with
kindness and sympathy for those
who are now suffering for the mis
\ deeds of others, and it was a bull's
eye score delivered in no uncertain
manner at the ones actually re?pon
! sible for the act of my father, who
had to take a life to Bave his own.
Without a doubt, they are .the
mercenary, gold-grabbing, law
defying ''human Logs" (apologize
to the hogs) that infest Williams
> ton and raise a stench with their
"blind tigers" which reaches to
heaven. They live and grow fat
on the money that was the price of
somebody's blo?d and immortal
tbey live and move iu respec
table circles,and the sniveling, cold
blooded devils use even the Church
to cloak their sins and make them
appear respectable. Yet how many
cf them are willing to heed the cry
of the widow and orphan for bread?
This is history repeating itself
and is another tragedy added to
those already committed iu Martin
County, and it would take the fin
gers of two pairs of hand to count
them. Little did I think that the
far-reaching influence of whiekty
would ever BO directly effect mj
*!lue aud the ones that I love, al
though it is long since I learned
that it is no respecter of perionl.
How long «re you law-abiding,
christian men and women of Mar
tin County going to allow these
"blind tigers" to run at lafrge"
Bengals are deadly to the body,
but thsy destroy the so'ikl alio.
Would to God that the vdtH was in
the hands of the women tf*\be South
for.then these would
h*.ve to change tactffcs.
You have law* Against the sale
of liquor and 'yon bave officials
sworn to enforce the law aud the
people of Martia Connty should
gee th& the lews are enforced.
should blot out this nefarious
btftiness which makes it necessary
1 for old grey-haired men to use pow
der and ball to protect their lives
and those dependant upon them.
Please publish thin as an "open
letter" in the next issue of THE
ENTERPRISE, and oblige.
- Yours for Bettter Goverment,
Jesse S. Whitley.
L T. L. Parks, Murrayville, Ga.,
Route i, is in his 73rd year, and
1 was recently cured ot a bad kidney
and bladder trouble. He says hjm
. self: "I have suffeied with my kid
neys. My back ached and I was
| aenoyed with bladder irregularities.
I cau truhfully say, one 50c bottle
of Foley Kidney Pills cured me en
tiely." They contain no habit
forming drugs. —Saunders and
WE GUARANTEE a good posi
tion to every teacher who completes
her preparation at Littletou'College.
We have scholarships for young
women desiring prepartion to teach
who are without sufficient . means.
Our scholastic year begins Sept.
18. 1912. For catalogue and fur
ther information address J. M.
RHODES, Littleton, N. C.
Mrs. J.N. Hill, Homer, Ga.,
has used Foley's Honey and Tar
Compound for years, and says she
always recom'mends it to her
friends. "It never fails to cure our
coughs and colds and prevents
croup. Wc have five children and
always give them Foley's Honey
and Tar Qom pound for a cold, and
they are all soon well. We would
not be without it in our house."
Saunders & Fowden.
WILLIAMSTON, N. C.. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 1912
Buried Sunday Morning
Tbe body of Mrs. George W.
Blount wes brongbt here OD the
noon train Saturday from Haiti*
• more, where she ditd on Friday
f with cancer of the stomach. Sun
day morning at nice o'clock, tbe
funeral services were conducted at
the Methodist Church by the pas
tor, Rev. Rufus Bradley. Tbe in
terment was in the Bap-ist ceme
tery. Among tbeout-oftown rela
tives here to attend tbe funeral
were, Mr. and Mrs J. H. Rober*
son, Jr , and daughter, of Rober
sonville, Mrs. M. O. Blount and
Miss Velrna Blount, of Bethel, Miss
Allie G. Little and W. J. Little, of
Robersonville, M/s. Fleming, of
Pitt County, and Ferdiuand Gamor,
Tbe adlve pall bearers were: S
A. Newell, TK J. Smith, A. D.
Mizell, F. K. Hodges, J. W. An
derson and W. C. Manning.
A Menace to Wilson
Among the thirty Senators whose
terms expire uext fourth of March,
the one Democrat who conspicuous
ly deserves defeat (next to Bailey
of Texas, who saw the handwriting
and declined to entrust bis reputa
' tion to a campaign) is Simmons of
North Carolina. If the Democrats
of tbe nation realized how much
their brightly dawning day of for
tune is menaced by such a man as
Simmons, they would unite in a
petition to their fellow party men
in Ngrth Carolina to ke*p tfcis
ifltubus away from Washingtoa,
If Wilson is elected acd fllffimons
is returned, ho te to Wilson's
AdministlrMlbn what Gorman of
Maryiahd tond Smith of New Jersey
wet* to Cleveland's Collitr's
$80,000.0 , Lost Aonuillt
Bf Wage Earnest
Dr. Sadler estimates thfct about
$80,000,000. co in wakes is lost
annually to the American people as
a direct result of colds. Lost time
means lost xvagtr. and doctpring is
; expensive. Use Foley's Honey
and Tar Compound V rom
will stop th: cough, and heal and
sooth the sore and inflamed aiT
' passages. Saunders & Fowden
' 7 lbs. grapes, lbs. sugar, 2
oz. cinnan:on gtouud, 1 oz. pow
-1 dered cloves, 1 cup string vinegat
Remove the skins and boil the pulp
and strain out tl e seeds. Tie the
spices in a cbee>e clotli bag so they
can be removed. Mix all together
aud cook until thick as marmalade,
j which will take about an hour and
a half. When done turn into jelly
_ glasses. This is good with roast
• meats.- —Mary Rouald's Century
• A LIVER MEDICINE
THAT BEATS CALOMEL
j Dodson's Liver Tone Does the
Same Work as Calomel with
out Making yoo sick. -It is
Vegetable tastes good and
3 Never Fails
I Everybody who has ever taken
3 calmn;l knows what a strong
' it is. Calomel spurs the tired liver
as if it were a tired horse, and while
, the liver works harder for a little
while, it is soon weaker than ever.
Dodson's Liver Tone i% a vegeta
ble tonic that gently induces the
r most sluggish liver to work. Tak
e iug it is followed by no bad after
r effects. No restriction of habit or
r diet necessary. For either children
s or grown people,
d Saunders & Fowden sells a large
y bottle of Dodson's Liver Tone Tone
d for fifty cents and guarantee it to
d be a perfect substitute for calomel
' and will give you your money back
if it disappoint? you.
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In Honor ot Bride
The first of the early autumn
social events was the elegant recep
tion on Friday evening, given by
Mr. and Mrs. Wheeler Martin in
honor of their son, Wheeler Mar
tin, Jr., and bis bride formerly
Miss Louie Poteat, of Wake Forest
college The Martin residence, I
which is one of the handsomest in
town was decorated for the evening
with choice flowers, and beautiful
candelabra of silver and gold were
stationed in the rooms, making a
soft glow over the happy scene.
The arriving guests were met at
the door by Mrs. Carrie Biggs
Williams and Mrs. Cushing Biggs
Hasjel!, who greeted them aud
pref>ented them to the receiving line
WllKli w-is stationed in the drawing
Those who received were Mr.
and Mrs. Wheeler Martin, Mr. and
Mrs. Wheeler Martin, Jr., Mrs 1
Asa T. Crawford and Mr. Harry *
Biggs, Mrs. Charles Davis, of Nor '
folk, Va., with Mr. Hurras A. c
Critcher, Mr. and Mrs. A. R. :
Dunning and Dr. and Mrs. Johu
After the guests had left the re
ceiving line they were taken iu
charge by Mrs. W. H. Crawford f
and Mrs. Henry Cook who took *
them to the dining room, where a J
most delightful menu was served.
Miss Faunie Biggs Martin and '
Miss Faunie Manning ceiried theru '
from the dining 100 m to the punch x
room, where punch wr.s served by p
jWes Irene Smith r ? nd CH>tou '
Moore, Miss Clara Joius aud Jack i c
WHS Mattie Waters had charge F
of the gift room, and the people of |'
Williamston have never seen aj 1
mare beautiiul displfiy of wedding f
pifts than those which haVe been I
given to Mrs. Wheeler Mattiu, Jr. |
Mrs. Martin, a3 Miss Poteat, of
Wake Forest, was a very popular 1
young woman with a large number
of people throughout the South,
not only becaU-e of her distinguish
ed family, but for own self. She
has been very warmly welcomed to
The receiving hours were from
eight to eleven and many called
during the time. The reception
was one of the mott splendid events
iin Williamston society. The peo
! pie of Williamston were delighted
to meet and welcome Mrs Martin
to her new home.
Antoine Deloria, Postmaster at
; Garden, Mich., knows the exact
j facts speaks of the curative value
of Foley Kidney Pills. He says:
i "From my own experience I recom
mend Foley Kidney Pills, as a
great remedy tor, kidney trouble.
My father was cured of kidney
disease acd good nany of my neigh
! bors were cured oy Foley Kidney
i Pills."—Saunders and Fowden.
, , -
Card of Thanks
I wish to express my sincere
: i thanks for the kindness of friends
during the sickness and at the
death of my husband. Iu tny
heart, through all the years, wiil
j the love and sympathv of this peo
ple live alike with the memory of
him who shared the kindnesres
with me. Also, I would give ad
ded thanks for the beautiful floral
offerings so expressive of the
thoughts that filled the soul of the
/ Mrs. Louis C. Harrison.
A really effective kidney and
: bladder medicine must stop the pro
-1 gress of the disease and theu cure
the conditions thtt cause it. Use
: Foley Kidney Pills for all kidney
s and bladder troubles and urinary
> irregularities. They are safe and
1 reliable. They help quickly and
: permanently. In the yellow spck
age. Saunders & Fowden.
I g Jni S
Prof. D. W. Milan, of Atlanta,
Gn., a noted composer and sorg
77rllcr, ?. lo is assisting Dr. J J
Tflv'o', of Lexington Ky.. in the
meetings beirg held iu th; Christian
Church at Rcbersonvil'e. Great
interest is manifested. Large
Died in Tarboro
Faunie sland born ia 1594
and died September 6tb 1912.
She was the daughter of Bilhe
B!asd who formerly lived near
Cross Roads iu Martin County.
Bro. Blind moved to Taiboro last
winter and Fannie die:! there and
was brought to Joe Cob urn's and
buntd t«v r e:u tb" preset}.;* gf many |
friends aiid re!aliv«-. Panttie be J
oame a Christian about thr«r years j
agb, and wes a f-tithful M-.ember of'
Christian Cnaj-tl ttttil her death, j
Rev. 9 W. conducted
the fiititfcl services-'. j
Record Making Sales
Tne tobacco watebonses here are
selling the golden leaf so bounti
fully produced in this section this
seasoti. The waiehotistmen are
busy at both the Dixie and Roa
noke, and the prices aie soaring
amid the clouds The taking of
sand lugs at high prices is one of
the marvels cf the trade on the
Williamston market. The tobacco
men here are in the business for a
record-breaking year, and with the
floors crowded, the mark will be
reached. This market is on the
ru k h and is hard to beat.
Kitchin for the Senate
We shali support Governor
Kitchin because we believe he will
best represent the progressive, mili
tan! Democracy of thin State, and
because of his ability, experience,
and loyalty to the principles of his
party, whi:h demand equal and
exact justic.* to nl'. people. As a
young man he withstood the temp
tation; and pitfalls of Washington',
aui'. in his mature years he will not
forsake the cause of ♦he people.
The lamented Aycock'W&s known
as the Educational Governor, Glean
is known as the Prohibition Gover
nor, and Kitchin should be known
as the Progressive Governor,
because the State has made
more progresis ia almost every line
during his administration than in
any like period iu its whole history.
—The Clayton News.
U. A. Smith, Bridgeton, ind.,
had kidney trouble for years, and
so crippled with rheumatism he
could not drtis without help. He
started using Foley Kidney Pdls,
and says: "I began to get better at
once, and uow all my trouble has
left me and I do not feel that 1 ever
had rheumatism. I rest well all
night and tho' 59 years old can now
do the work of a man of 35 years.
I would like to be the means of
others getting benefit from Foley
Kidney Pills." Refure substitutes
Saunders & Fowden.
. Si.oo a 1 ear in Advance
OAK CITY ITEMS
Lewis JohnsoD, who has been
seriously ill, fs tow convalescing.
George Crofton, of Robersonville,
spent Sunday here.
Miss Martha Council, of Hamil- *
ton, spent a few days with Miss
John Wipgius, of Tarboro. with
his wife and children spent last
week wiih N. M. Worsdey and
W. L. Johnson spent Saturday
with his brother, Ltwis Johnson.
Fratk Davenport, of Batli, wns
the guest of his sour, T. W., and
L. J. Davenport, last week.
Mrs. Zeb Whiteburst with her
daughters was in town a short
Work w.is commenced on the
spur track to the river on Monday.
VV. C. Manning, who contracted to
have the grading done, put a large
number of women to work to hand
le the clay. The track will be
bu:lt solid as other portions of the
Coast Line, and the work will go
forward as rapidly as possible.
The mill is being placed in position
with the facility consistent with the
securing of malerial," all of which
has to be hauled by teams. The
company has a large contract for
sugar barrel bends to be delivered
in a&d are nif'.king every
tlTori to 61i the contract '
Governor Kitchin Gaining
It is tbe general opinion of those
who travel in different sections of
this sta'.e that Mr. Kitchin is gain
' inp; ground tvery day. The fact
that all the near republican papers,
and the former luke warm demo
crats papers are having fits and
pushing Senator Simmons to the
front and are bolstering htm up as ,
hest they can, only adds confirma
tion to the charges that he has left
: his first principles and gone over to
: ihe special The only
; i thing that Senator Simmons has
i left to identify him with the grand
i old party and the principles of
Vance .and Jarvis, is Ms party ser
vice of twelve year* jtgo, and he
has been repaid for this by
j been honored with two terms as
As Mr. Bryan says, the day has
come when North Carolina can 110
! longer follow Senator Simmons,
j j and tbe handwritting is already
I tracing his sentence on the wall. —
j i The Durham Sun.
' j In repotting the vote for the can
' j qidatts tor Sheriff at the conven
; tion last week. .111 error was niacje.
' | Rollerson's vote rvas seventeen ar.d
"i one-half' and Crawford's thirty
' seven and one-half, ai d not twenty
and thirty-five as reported in last
i! ORANGE ICE
Roil a quart oi wat-r aud two
J ! and one half cnpt'uK ot sugar for
' I ten minutes; strain uu i add the
| juice of fix or.uig=s and oue lemon.
" j When cold, freeze.
• j With the betting large for Wil-
I son, the vote in Vermont and the
| diseutegration of the Republican
1 party, signs are might good for a
i | splendid victory in the Nation this
e ! year for progressive Democracy,
WE GUARANTEE a good pay
t ing position to every young woman
s Who finishes our course in steno
r graph and typewriting as soon as
1 her preparation has been complet
v ed, and furnish instruction in Eng
. lish and Arithmetic without addi
f tlonal Charge.
r FOR CATALOGUE and further
3 information address REGISTRAR.
Littleton College, Littleton, N. C,
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