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THURSDAY, JANUARY SO ItflW
THE BOOT OH TAX OTHETTUE.'' ; !
M,Ife te AKalWttfOWAOttM the congress-
7 chairmanTappoinied under Mr. Blaine s
resolutiOAa&dUrtdtO outrages J lb
- eonnecti ion -witttih - rece -.mtionia
ivsittineinflCrles whither it
', i$6le&&flwa session atojtfiw forleani
: The inVesftgaWn 'of the South Carolina
election has been in progress for ten
days or two weeks, and the testimony
has been published atrgreat length r
the Charleston 'New and Courier., Thi
whictf the News and Courier placed
over its report of last Monday's proceed
ings of" the committee. The testimony
taken that day is from both Democrat!
and Republicans, but the , general charf
dationof the most flagrant sort, prac
ticed by Republicans in their condud
Republican manager in Williamsburg
countv. S. A. Swails. coloved, was,dri.Yn
from the county, not on account of hi
politics, as has been charged, but be
cause of his notoriously bad character.
it having been proven on him that h
had been guilty of bribery and corrup
tion, as a State Senator, and that he had
stirred up the negroes to arson and vi3j-
As a matter of current Quj ,
as going to show whVcnparit1 wa
that practiced intimidation in the elect
tion of 1878, the testimony of Jack
Epps, colored, taken bythe committee,
is interesting. Epps testified that he
was a Baptist preacher, in the county o
Williamsburg. He had not cared
vote at the last election and had no
done so. After the election a numbe
of his congregation had come to him
and asked him why he didn't vote, and
and that he had ben leading , tbeiudwn J
h6iiiuWheri he got up in' tne pulpit t
"the iieirt Staay ffieW'pWt
on their hats and went out and wouldn't
hear him. He thought they would eret
t'-(vft5 and nthotoehee3rtuSi-t
;day he. ent to-re&cW agaih;,aIhdhgot f
-MiftPwlP1 aftne .oiita eiders, iJaek i
Burgess.jggt up.and orded!!bim.totgpt I
out oi tne puipit, tnat tney would not
hear him, because he had not voted the
Republican ticket at the election. They
,.all aajne around him and -wanted! him
tog arilo.and opess that.he had
committed a sin. He would not beg
pardon because he didn't know that he
had done anything wrong. They there
upon refused to let him preach inhi$
bmbW; amil?ad aoVlelMm
upfcrtfeii tiniejrfe46elliS-'eahei?'Wf the
churhs.here he, w-as !&ccustometl-to
J. B. Chander testified that he was at
Cedar Swamp polling place, Williams
burg county, and tbyate Iheeyp
ing a great crowd of armed negroes sur
rounded the house where the election
a!i being-held arid srtHfc&fthex
should not be counted. Witness learned
that it was the intentipa of the negroes
to murder the managers and seize the
box. That night the negroes came to
his house and fired off thei guns and
raised a'gteatntflse nearly all night
Paul Lud wig, of Columbia, teslifiwl to
having gone to Sumter for the purpose
of organizing a Democratic club, and
his life was threatened and he was given
until 6 o'clock, tQjay town 'being iaij
that if he was found after that hour h
would be sent to Columbia in a box. 1
'; !! Several &MmmMti4
Columbia testffied W lavftig c been subf
jected to threats of death unless they
abandoned ffieiP Deihbocatic associa
tions, and to havinen.jbpld pj col
ored neo tnatf ney would join tne4emr
The mosimflrnfcteatimony of th4
day was thit -WEwar Perry, astal
tioner and printer of the city of Char-
veritable boomerang:ilIeiff 'arcleaasd
of endeavoring , to gather grapes of
thorns and figftnities, and the Rej
publicans aastfiding ou that in
their efforte te prove frand (in the Dem-j
crats, they are" only succeeding in be4
smirchmgWdie5brIKetf Srn house
ot f a tlU rtwg.-g) tilmbata It ithd ot woq
Apropos the discussion of thew-
posed grant of a charter to the Raleigh'
& AugUBtaiQkir-iin'ilailToad Compa
ny to extend its road from Hamlet 015
it very fully
tempt to Teverse the directijqn not M
natural streams than tifTeeV W fom
business against the natural currents
of trade." But what is established in,
irreVer&ibiei . Tftwonff 3??&MTte8t,
a tfenetalndTnatttrltt distirtbutton of
tne uusmtwa wo w j umu-
ously plan ana constt uuu huuu noes 01
public transporUonas. , Mil .place the'
great body tHe elf dn the nearest
?;ki onnalitv. resoectinz railway
and water '. facilities, and then allow;
commerce to ; flow, in whatever direc-;
' tinn it' Will. "
Ti&&& o'tf'ln HhTsaWeiartIcle,IEe
nPrwer. sneaking of. a proposition now
pending in the General Assembly to
county, to Dan.Kffle, ndfP&V8?toJte
-oTa Mfln:Tuttinzitthus: v 1 ' '
re ir - ine. ? : af
local'or coanty bui
b'Frtlrota the noting
caption which stands at the top pi this
narabrabn is ftthe5! annroOTiaie captiom
ocatjc prty4X;eptor thact: tt it
was against the rules of tneir church est
ters of this kind the direction of public
opinion at tnis aay win do iouna m
favor of giving to every people all the
railroads th&j'5nK tJfcsire Pi4f
themselves, wit io frfeg fdl pf est4 t
lished lines, coniiptin mftel i or a j
jective points. Ujrji Mj$KJj!
This SPourideaiatiand ais
is about what we intended to say, in
our. leading editorial yesterday. Let
ma34-desire tonhuild for themselves,"
and tdore especially give them all the
ffKgMiiathuH.u.tUuL iMplu,.mi!j,duili u
to build fi
300 mrles distani $om&aciy; it is
but 18l mii es ifrW Wilmingtoni; If, afp
ter that new line is built, Charlotte
business goes or comes by way of Nor
folk, it is proof-that -Wilmington has
no just claim upon it; if, on the other
hand, it goes or comes by way of ' Wilf
mpLogjbonv so much th better, as wfc
have already saif ; rorWe we srfall bk
glad of it and no harm will have, been
done. ' j
which would forbid tne Duiiaing or
railroads into the"Siate from without
STEhal flF'toe1 oil &$6W$ "We a?raj
well buiKl .a,7HtoesesWsainaround the
onxnvJnjroertaU me tkbW8&3&
havft for so loner claimed that we are
to? ty$it ?m 'essr&rw
selves and upon our own resource!
As to the argument of some our es
teemed Wilmington contemporaries.
that the Raleigh & Augusta Air-Linfe
Aaagfi j,, iwheiHffis
remembered that the Carolina Centrajl
Railroad Company, with which our
contemporaries are upon such cordial
relations, in .this -matter, is itself a "for
eign crpoir4fifwAeaj3uid, operated
by non-residents of the State. W e would
not have it understood, however, that
to our mindtMStirgaesT aught against
this company, for we have more than
once, before the present exigency was
i j j j ai a. '
Stionsa vrBichQ:oni inW-bar :State!itof
pour out A heian anoncey arvj t& , le-build
and prosecute wprks.,pf .mternaL im
provement which our own impover-
without the necessity for any commuj
irtwd Beopie.Are wfc,abletOipacoec.,5uai,Ter .'ysiifiradrt I
Lease of a Newspaper. Messrs.
John 'B.'Hussey ' anS ' Geo.' ' id. Jordan
haVe:feased the &ale!gh JVrron' tlie
owiHer fbflttel'ter6f - 'years; and "ill
henceforth .aondoetit. Mr. Jordan has
1byeen,,the binessmanager of thepaper
for five years past and f prthe Jasttiphree
luoiiuis mr. xiussey nas ueen its euiior.
He has.conducted its columns, with pru
dence, ability an&sbrillMiey, ,-well sus
taining the' high " reputation which he
li&d ptevioixsly establlslied:as a journal-
iat We are sincerely 'glad, to know that
)ie,is,to becflme a, fixture, jn journalism
at the capital, he new p.rQprieJors an
nounce that they writ shortly put a new
dress' on the paper i antl therwjjse im
prove it. They are both young men
men oi capacity, taci anu energy, ana
conducted with -the1 ability which the
management is- CApable' fy and upon i
business principle, ;we loofeifor the News
Jto.do, noany years seryice yet for the
State and for the Democratic party.
Tobacco Tax Redfction. A fai-
vorable committee report is certainly a
material step in the diiection of the re-
dtfetiori of tlie'tdbacco l&x,utrit Is not
$ nificrr ja half Ihfe battfe. wtiwwe are
nfftny in Kwhfcfi SctiSn can be
staved off until after he 4th of March,
and even if iftwereixought to-day to a
square vote of the houses, it is much td
be doubted if the bill making the proi
posed reduction in the tax would be
able to run the gauntlet.
The Chinese. The cry henceforth
the bill restricting Chinese immigration
Tinvlll aKtf pass ffie.Sehat&Lahdtlhu
Will a check be put upon this inundai-
tion of Aiaaerrcftrrseil-'by-the almonds
eyed lefpajois mrsx (tjU t
1 -rmm rra r !
The best remark, jri reference to the
cipher dispatdhes is credited to M4
newiti-, 01 JewAj3ri5, wno says tne
fact that the Southern returning boards
eweJBB) for.sal vnnd thatlMn fSildea-. had
that he is not President, are proofposi
tive that he is not guilty of the things
wherewith he is Charged.
bnrtlotijiT !'i-tjr.in-i 1; M'MifttWiWl ..I .1H10O
LA Once Prrtniuent Man Dies in Povcily and
John Larard, who died on Saturday
last, aged 88 years, m obscure lodgings;
at 442 Keyser street hadnS? cMelrcW:
taining many - intereetutgMiPorticularsj
He was itn Englishman by birth,-of a!
ilipgiara prluratinn, and it is a aid;
that at Tnn
was a classmate 6:
nri lTifirnat-A tiji-fria
particularly aisnngrasnea aar a matae-
matician and astronomer. When Wel-I
lipgton 1 conducted the campaign in;
Eneland was striDned of her soldiervJ
Larard enBifid'Irfttrfettiiilrtla organized!
for the home defence, and was station-j
eq at Jfortsmoutn and Dover... my'
years aeo. on account of some . family!
troubles, he 8aefctttAiaerica and bei
came a celebrated manufacturer of
woolen machinery and perfected many
improvements in the mechanism. His
knoweIfetebn all ffmtWra "cbttiected
therewith was so noted that when the
manufacturers, effected a combination
feiIftatHwas,kiKXWBs the; patent ialek
case Larard was sent to Washington as
an expert to settle knotty points before
the SuDreme Courf.,u",Businee8 reverses
happened to him and he gave up man-
were so excellent that he'-jwas constant-'
iy consulted by manufacturers at,3er
the city. For forty years he resided in
the one-atorv tenfimfmt In TTevsAr
vow w MV1 Will
He at one time rxssessrflrtvvo t
and valuable library, but by necessities
m wuipcucu 10 uait wim neany
all ;of ; his vmelfiedntinued his
mathematical ' fltld Mfrnnnminul
searches-'- toMie:-ltt . His death 'was
the House in Committee
onthe Poslhl Bill
-W a r rn armnr5 an n arv9fl:-S'i!rsn tut
f IpaSsAd!: a
ot vbills grritiiW pewsfdns; r
month to the. Widow of . the late Oren I
Robt AndfrfpQBfaaMafpsr increasing
the pension cCDLMry32l..;Walkerrto
iii nMaIW. Myrtle iGroye oyster fifty cents, p ? Birmingham; Jan. -Hinks & Sons'
20wr month,-ra-:--i- o rrw 1 , .Iw&WiWPM&S
iamunciF jespiufions n rBgara to tne 1
constiftitiaaal dmewm be disl-
cussea tcmorrow; wnen Jorgan, 01
Alahama. is entitled to the floor to
speak on the substitute, the resolutions
vAionr v on hmitrnn rir rinrfc 1
ttottstc. After a short strusrrfe thA
Republicans who desired to liave a
tnommff nour were votea down; ana
thpHouee, bj aivotaiof yea8lr8i nay
lift, aexermineoTLO iiho ucommiitet
of the whole on the postoffice approt
appropriation bill. Among the amendf
menra auoptea was a provision require
inerthat no deficiency shall be made
starcara bn aw lme" 'Amendment
were also adopted increasing the approf
nriaiiipn for route agent9nincreasMg,tli?
routes, for railroad transportation ana -t
for steamboat transportation. :
THE POTTER COMMITTEE.
Testimony as to How the Dispatched
Reached the Tribune utner inter
Lellan. assistant chief of the warrant(lieottYe)igreg9iaHOShtI"fijii -c:,
drtiMoBiof tttreasufy; EtatedPtnaie
sequence or a TetterTrom Sec:
iuu " v "t
cipher dispatches was there two days,
and succeeded in deciphering them btlofiT "Tf t" itliuii -.r5Jo?fm ! 4
means of a "dictionary key" with whicn, .-vroe x.iwnmgtQn dtmetp&taus .tnjat
he had been provided. He recognized j,Cpeearielub,iwthatj1eitynfea$
Nos. 10, 12 and 14 on page 37 of thi ele.ttie.foilflwmgL-ofltoera
Tribune pamphlet and No. 15 on page! ensuing yeariCaPi- fiiXiMyeTSjpresi-;
88 aa nart of those dianatches. The'rdMft.JiiWiDiUlhaiIi.TiceADi8
. . , 1 j j 1 -
committee werenoi in session at ine aviewij vr. wnv?y jvofleKrewy-, ua
time he made the examination, but. 1, treasurer;, : mu-Aain:vyjn
other experts were at work on the dis-,
KSSS- SLtT. "LthmS i Ahil
anq; was unable
a.-.a a Aian4-aa coni k I
Kectc,: Bobeft' Wil
ai not then been ,dls- hlarharn?A. n. Wallal Thniu A'i Vtfo 1
.cftmmittene?WQE.t a 1 WrBrownifetorekeeners and catena-' of
Wmg? Washington." They reported . every- Orange, cpnnty man i and Leverv
therogfeBsef tbe RepubHcak party In friendof .ttie University o-uld haveat
the Florida ectjQft, anjeQntaAned;, bearti.andi as. the bill asks only ax;har
letter of present Interest Tyner pro- er and conywt labor, we see no reason
duced tne cipher telegrams to Jb oster ana
Chandler and stated that their contents
? tne Ureen- I
backers of )fIadiana toga the aBepubli-j itallrbad two colored raeli1 were grub
can ticket and to purchasing, the J bins' a fieldJ Thev trt& 1 to nnarrRlKnr. ,
Indianapolds Sentinel, the Democratic
irui. iuo liiuiicv iusneu iui ww 111- I
tended for legitimate campaign ex-
nenses and was provided by the
mpann a mono - rjiib ; LifWk : fn
Secretary Chandler's - dispatches "ap-1
point tWo Indian agents' meant ' send
rO,000nd iid tretntfer tOiutiy' ap-!
To-morrow Whitelaw Reid, editor of
the Tribune, J udge South wood and St
Martin will be called.
A PAPAL ENCYCLICAL.
!. Mil' 1 1 i i i.--n-...-iu: ---'ft j
The Commttnlstsv8elaltittsand Iflhtlists
Anathcmatiicd bj.Uls floUnessu
.New York, January 29.-Some of
the morning papers publish the full
text of Pope Leo's encyclical letter. It
is saia to nave oeen written Dy tne l Railroad, and Capt John F Divine su
Fontiff himself, and the Uondon Stand- f perintendent of the Wilminirton, Co-
am Kaman correspondent feavs itiaa
at subject 'of dis6ussion utc-dav.
uch of it gives reason to believe that
there is to be a great change from Pius
Nintli's policy. The Socialists, Com-
munists and Nihilists are anathematiz-
ed as a death-dealing plague that is
creeping into jali thQf.fibres of human
Wasjungtos, Jan.2p.--Senator Christ
tiancy; 6f Michigan; waHo-day nomiT
Bated--and- tsonfinned -as minister 40
'Henry Page, of Arkansas, was con
firmed as Indian-agent
A-i.l - l . r
chusetts, representing the fishing inter-
est, tMayihMnference.Tyvith Sec-
retary Evarts and urged the abrogation
ui su mucu ui me treaty ot v asiungton
as relates to the fisheries. :
Pottsville, Jan. 29. It is reported
this morning that tne "miners employed
at the liuke Fiddler and Cameron cU
jiierit spuaau, 4iau resomep, wotk
ab uutsiKuiu wages, jyvesiigaiion; snows
iciuac w gu w .wviD.iuj.uiB juuiuar con-
eefinn iJtfradri tirfrto frAtriarla nf fhoir
lenow-wurKiiiBii tu tue uameron mine.
1 i XI : '
,.1, Jan. 29 In the; admiralty
to-day, a motion to arrest the United
I States frigate Constitution and her car-!
ba. wasrgnemTTiie epan8! Jftjr-trte
t Uie company otftredUftJjukeid-
1 4-ji i i-i " v iv. in itscHMUlIIir me snair
States minister, claimed that the tolZS&ZSSMXE
BwuwiiwHiuu cargo were not witnin-
tne lunsmction or tne court.: SirKobt.:
.0 .VI ,'jJJoiifiri'J ,iirn' warrci5
Louisiana Election Arrests?''''
nvein the next few .daysSoiisdaiMi :
Jhe French DlgereHcea Net flttllni.
teeming-had-areonferenee with MeMa
hon. It is geataU? lied tie-JJUii--
to-nirrjOiWijatv Versailles Drierntoiith
opening of Ihe Chambers to :,deUfcerfcte-!
upon tne situaliun.
Atlanta GJt January rlneral
Sherman and party arnyeator4ay,, ,3;bis
is his first visit to the city'sihce the wafc
Several thousand people congregated at
the depot, whither they went out of cu
riosity. - There ete'riettfter cheers nor
signs of disapprobation. The party will
attend toghlAbalk-igivaira in their
honor at the McPherson barracks. .
J C .KOOJAa J3TOH JAilTitn TA -
Wharton coiffjVfrl' WaMnir Wmrt in': Tr'LIIiliS
various pamhescyfr .partiea.". aaainati nnn MMMnfim twminnf.. .r,j Fi- irrff.
wjioin true oins nave Deeni iouna Milwantjw.maiftoilJiis OT' T ',i:.': r
rioniiTj?iecsionawstfi8 'wemynlne i ,rljiIj3 4iuwwpw.im ' "? i h m jjuonmoiw, t4 septembe
'oKmr1 ekfbefetedJtdfM Ntimfts fwfl ?o awn .itari 3?tt
..ji?fyi aaaiiusiL uArft)riozzrri4 fL i hay wfuur tested
3ib lS'Jstavtnatoonei hfeujndiflWiiLKiiff. I naftrtl fftyi nit;'tr!4al9jw' n? t ha i I. vSt!r,?ESSTj
"7T - STATE . "I FOBEIGJf BRIEF ITKMSl T
U - ' S'N - hx - ' - - ' Jjh --iJi ' f
stales vme naajsurrs ucearacon last
Thursday and Friday evenings. -;
Wilmington is sufferinz a regular er
iiemiaM narkies-f al 1 i n g-in-the-riyer. J
vmr.uau nBtspni succeeas ait.
aistoa itslgtoal'omcer atlVilmingten. -
irirhta f . PlKtaa - ma Tn. T?avftt. t
:: . " v r 1 .
iuuo au uuauuussi ua aiiempi w essuajjw
last Sunday night fw,, J'- j
itauflgtpi :js , to, Aave the Adah
4!o"iW lAirjCoolv ha3 been arfpointed to
hMl vcjtncy;inl;bboariii of : eommis- J
i.Bionere iwojsteu;Buniyiij: 1 .5, .
.wi 2ii i; 'uoi-iifej; f?i 'to vr'd
JrriHiMiidle. Sound; Started
1 last!Snndav.'Was attacked with; illness I
J voi thiway as ftrrie4 .to', th; house pf
iibjeTbdaughtfi? jaeaiU; byjmdi3,witfij-
hm anQ)U(tuo .yd r .-if oxi nr.urryi). ;
iihat MrJ J6hfl'Pobe 'Waaflral ub6h: last
laA'i'4Mf4iWruu'L. iJx 4fMa'tot.tiia.t;;
Blue .ot ''iuwmetutKiis';cuiruu.;" iub
1 wmiMbe' aMaMMfimTiaited Mr. 4ooe
j Thk saysjfe'patri-
areniQIIiUSf amummauuiLnJiey. h vtm.
ffiCelstoh'Samed in'- Wil-
1 tne atar, were omcerea oy uapu yeo.
j .1. . rf-x, 1 T 1. j I
been made in tbl mteraal revenueser-
- '. - iHillshoro Recorder; Mr.' Anmr has
inMd. tochfurter thUjoiver-
v; vfimwvw iK m-j :.! ;
V" The 'Wilmington Bun says that at
"Rockingham: hn the rarftHna Pntrsl
rhen one of them picked up an axe and
lairt rnn nrnpr'H slrnll nnon ?f nnd Mrc
kiflirieTiim insiitantly. Th nflfaif rv.
curred Batnrday last :
Graham Gleaner The bear, it is said. -
8ti11 opntfflnesto.roaiUthe streets at
night, seekmg whom he may devour.
u ran'iujuia blucc, uut lUBbeou lit i
chancetobe a poor, innocent dog. We !
understand that the owner to prevent
a like fate, are chaining their i dogs at
nOm& v :-- -. '-.':- :
iidiaMdkn&c1 on the 'Wilming
ton & Augusta Railroad refused to pay
hia' fare'; Conductor Gaillord put him
off and the negro, upon; reaching the
ground, fired three shots at the cap'n,
as.tne train was moving, none or tnem
suiKgtneirmarK. All of wrhicn is
J.S?;". - ..
The says Cant V. Q. Johnson.
superintendent of the Carolina Central
lumbia A-uc-HatTlailroad, have con-
structed a telephone line between Wil-
minzton and Meares BlufiL The line
connects at Hilton, the Carolina Cen-
tral depot," the Wilmington, Columbia
& Augusta depot, and at Capt John-
soa's ofnee in the city,
" 1 ,"- ' , , ' ' ' .
" ' . - c . -
t .::i :. i imi. ti 1. . .'
" unci hcri IICIU9. " '
J l:,i i r
TbWindso HoteLlew -York, is to
sold jmder.forecloaaref .mortgage,
February 6. i,,,,,,, ,. -- llhi ;:
j i beth. j; tmoaypras 'rendered' in-
and wasf&anttfroz&i 't6 deal ' '
I wuut AAwuvU W AVCVAA
k 1fie conaion of Judge Hunt had bo
far improveAMonday morning that he
was able tojhaynewipapers read
l vh.h ia.JWuc
ot ttansren i jut iuskivh? it-u m-, -ww
xnatwo i JTrenca 1 cooksJi-eocieties
;SpiW the; Aca4eHiy;of
Mustc .sA strikuigi feature of the en-r
itertairiment'wlll w'the 'exhibition;1 of
IcMiik&foikltfVt Wtii'rVfiV. 1-4rM&t n
i anufiuauy one one. n in avj.ii ,
soinef 'aaisfiapras be as
i Jiiiu-siTJziyjr-TT .
r nttnarea , ieeu' r'ie was 'Tngntimir
The bUl providing fotf a'veatiHio
frame a new constitution for ttoi State
nf TrratawotJfnk va.,000
the lgistetfliliftdWeivL the Gpv
USTewOrJeaHS 16ri thfl 2t Bf teArir 'fttifei
rc6fTifi4i ft rA'1' llj il1 'rv-F"nw?rrn.7
fifth arefinment, armorvji in-.iTpwrVorlr
gests that should theiHouse sustain the
ueiAmittee s(teptt ft? 1s no,(Vnlik011r
that an etfortwiulte mao' to take ad
Yantagexf the bin iiasaed In March, 1877
ptovidin'folrthe appolntment:of a re
smsTt , '; ,
: r, i n
TbeXargest Ruaogtftlliardii) r
New York; Xaritn:the';twelfth -
&cuji?,oi r.vne uiiara tournament,. De
tweeh, Heyser:ana: Gallagher; the latter
won, thesoore'being xto 444;a An 1 1 .
In the thirteenth game, Sehaefer beat '
Daly 600 to t; dSchaeffer closed the
gajnavrath: armi.of.'Sii.but the eXcitfcd 4
and he continued untiThe scored 44 8. :
This is thejglargestnfrArA.ever .made in
inz:K didl cofasiilerable7 daniaze31 to the
1 Vtae'r'WVTTJ McTjhyi 1 Ti J'TlmJL' TI 1! A.
1 aa ax,nna v0 twn nt
ofnToyent - :
aa :rftrf4i i twt itrt -
. im.jmM t 1 1 ir 1 wr -fc- t r m
7 "" -: o- .
Tf IfflrSrffifEiWirW W take orderf
for SDring deUvery of fruit trees, small fruits, oma-
mentBitiwwand wvaT.-Wi 8Faubu.w4,x.
'A BAERELS , , , .
1C iztVU hi iii'A' iWlid 416 Cffilj fcsiJ-U -j:;7d5 VlLri 1
. . .wan -
twte -?-r- CHOiqt NQETHEBK a ; n .
.tre'f i-iiJ.-t ft
Af5 rrPPf t!f.Wy .fc , rlU p i!.;,'8!
'irut' "lo ir.'.-.:r ';; a: r :
.V.i ii'.-UiJffir. ii' i.
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i.. . . . LeBOY DAVIDSON.
s A ssussntm inm of
- flQaT8ss,Ugradd8, Jdsttn.at -; -
i v;-: v-
fee a Sector, at
. t lack stbab, komsses
l'Z'1''1 " "
B . n 1 .
6KOCEEIE8 and CONFECTIONERIES
in the city, at
Sold from freah stock, by
WILSON 4 BUB WELL.
gUlST'S GARDEN SEED
Are the best, sold by
WILSON ft BUB WELL.
CASES HUNT API JANOS
Mineral Water; 10 baskets (50 jugs each) Apol
unatte, Just received.
' WILSON & BUBWELL.
UI8T'S GARDEN SEED
Are the most popular because the most reliable.
. . ' ';-,.... .....
Sold In Charlotte, by
WILSON ft BUBWELL.
HATE ...'.. !
i-i : . . . : : . ', .' ; '
Just recelTed la fresh supply or superior Tea".
, t WILS0N4 BUBWELL,
UIST-S GARDEN SEED.
a large supply oi tnese popular seed, lust recelT-
ea, Dy WILSON ft BUBWELL.
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ttte are always rkadt
7 .j,.-- j. ,
:.oi8- -- i -
I LL1''' 2
And Liqoors, Three Tears Old, go :
entral Hotel 8aIoon. j
' ! !
P K B I Af L 18 iA: 1. O O
P ,K Bf,,;..- .-Sa; 1 05:0,
: ! :
. YOW your hainds; all friends1 of taste ' ' '
iy,i tr - A'i' ' i -i i j i ' ' '
. . .rfVN mvbar onlvthiihita nliuMi, .
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, juiman ii receive ngjM reaUgood eheer,
stem tn.mv hall fnnnnt-" ' ! 1 ,J j
; iXTEAR ifcyotfu aee more than you'll expect
u f-.nun .!; iii'o Jm? !i'.i;.ly 'nil J;
h'j j i ijAiuatMrman, xwmesDC wandles.
SIK Saidwlaovel ana Hretzel'igoodV '
TXAVTNG Cheese mod Sausage tttbnrof farei
1 1 w AvANT Judgment and tastemost rare.
fcifcXia.-. 1 ,u -j, ; --.f ru t ,.r-! -ti M
JACH sip he takes proves what WthlnkSi' j
RIGHT off one more he calls aa to bis friend
he wtaka; ' ii;,1'J - t
WHISKEY, DURHAM WHISKE V"
AHJIOUM WHISKE 4
Aln'CHttIST, 1 !
7th, 1878, f .'f
aamnkl of ifiuiiluin Ttm
by myself. from the stock of
y, aua una u iree rrom
-eb'airi tto -litaaiBl'.a'"io muina Bdi ni yd
ui uiio ooanHy.is.now m tne hands of
over 250 dealerejn VlnruW,Noito
gla, Lonlslaua aTftTNeTbflc'CTtyTand hot a sin
gle complaints' having come to 'us from Lit One of
thent, And Many saying tt 1a . the bear, tutlole they'
ehandled,; wef feef jaWM&1rm'mendtog
J$ to aU jriuy wish1 to get a really vara Mttel of
'JruJ vt$3'i!i i Uio, m V,J j; fl
fcj Hone genuine miles hearing iu? teade -tea.
tral Hotel,5 and an other fim-laas hooseM. iKfJ'fl-
'Janltf Im A
- I' -
It i it.
vi fitnrand HardwaM H
Store and Hardware House for
Biur your COOK STOVES rom me, as I have 12
good reasons why they will do your work Quick ami
Easy,(aeap8aiGli8an?71 3 '
BECAUSE." y.i:1 . 1
(t a a: jsh ;i aaa it k k
BECAUSE aousH:iH ha w i i.r
They are best to use.
I heyevetanjd quickly.
xneir operation m penect.
BECAUSE !.-.;.: ,n01 ivxiL
They always have a good drattf
BECAUSE fc..!.XH i-:iiia I
They are made of the best material.
BECAUSE in :; .,;,.,- .jy, i'i OT j
They roast perfectly.
BECAUSE " v I
They reaalre but-IMeJuei.
They are very low priced.
BECAUSE ! !"''' ; '" ' "'n ' :
They are ealy jaanaged. . . , j
They ae suited to all localities. :
Every Stove Is guaranteed to give satisfaction
: K' '-). "'j t f i 1
JUST IN. TIKK.V, i r. i. .
We have Just receired ane, eleuon of. such 4
.?-.';t.-t xf ;n Ji'X.tf- !.;.! litO-r .1 .
Goods-as yoq wantor o:
i T 'i . ;. ii
! .'MI '
- i If
I , - T';..t n
8 ach as fine. Lookers and (Jhalns,
.. : :i ;
Fine Sets, Seal Rings, initial Cuff Buttons, Scarf
Pins arid anything rathe Mae you may want.
: CALL ASO, .tfPaL, '
--HlLI8 & FABRIOR.
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From Paris, France,
WATCH and CLOCK MAKER, GILDER and IL-
Trade Street, opposite First Presbyterian Church,
Nat Gray Store.
Every kind of re pain made at once at half price
and warranted one year. Every kind of Jewelry or
Bronze Gliding, ColoringiaUwer-Platlng and Gal
vanizing made at short notice and equally as good
ula uoue iut me vaae as low prices.
Eff- Apprentlee wantecL wlth premium and good
septlS in - ',.-
ORGAN ANP PIANO MssdnA given by Mrs. &
n , F. Caldwell at her private music room at the
Caldwell House, next door to city clock. Terms
$4.00 per month.
Jan23 lw- .-;iTU5HT --:-;.iU
gT. MARY'S COLLEGE, ', ' " '
GAisTON COTJNTT, N. C
This institution, conducted by a eoloiy ofth
Benedictine fathers from St. Vincent's College!
W8trooreland county, Pa., Is eleven miles distant
on the old Caldwell place, famous for healthiness
-and the general morality pt the, Jffilghborhdodl
BemB froin i towW It oflei taW?mfuoement7to
PiteiUKi gsardians for Ow Isduca WtSblr
While Catholic youths will be sedulously taught
their religion, the children of respectable parents
of all denominations will be received and their
moral training strtctly-cnltlvated. Attendance in
common at the public prayer wlH be required of
all, for the interests of order and the welfare of
the students, without any Interference with their
t Tne course of studies is thorough, and embraces
rMfree departments: Ihe classical, the mathematical
attdthe commerclali and aWthe- preparatory for
Terms For tuition and board per session of five
months, payable In advance, $65.00.
ffiSFSSLNS, 0. a B., Rector, Garl-
On due ilotiearAlMiMu2.fii hL.
left from the
Ivtd at the de-
Colleg to meet students on their arrr
pot. Day scholars will be received on terms to suit the
convenience of parents.
an!9 per lm '
Bhased a nice llnie of Tobaceo. at the
overnment sale, 1
I am prepared to offer extra Inducements to boy
s. Call early. THOS. tt GAITHERTi
X7KT.JMPROYII avijt ru t I
fv oji'izx "k tlsviijivaa ikj W
CITY PROPERTT FOB SALS.
AnV Derson dMdrlrur tn nrmlinma a nn .
City Lot, House with nine rooms, and modem eon
ventowes, fine weU of .water, brick kitchen, wtthN
5oWap'pVmat ZZJWX. V
"Hfn ,vnwn jTOiwrw imos tnlxlla CMTFICE. 1
Q0Q FEE SIMPLE DEEDS,
MOST APPROVED FORM.
IJust Printed and For Sale at the
'fj, OBSERVER OFFICE.
The Bourgeolse and Minion type on which this
iper was lately printed.-. It was made bv thiA
styieortype. It wUldo good service for several,
years to eome.It wul be sold to tote to sul p
C2S to fonts of 50 to 1,000. wltHr
oct6 Charlotte. N. a w
In consequence of the redo
1 'i. 3
r patrons the benefit of the reduction from and
after this date Photographs will be taken at my
Gallery at : . . Ku -
REDUCED BATES. - ,
.1 H f
J A HJ.B.J-ANNESS
..iJiiu, A WILSON BUBWELL.
rpo THE PUBLIC T
The ubawiTteeMlTM , 0R Ks,
beg leave all the attention of the o jv,i
t S -
it 1 tv'-
now In his hands for sale. It is believed to be the
largest and best stock of goods South of Baltimore.
ana is weii wonny ine examination of any pe
whether wanting one or a thousand pair. The
AN INFINITE VARIETY,
from the finest to the coarsest shoe made, if you t
waVr, "oranmJDer oHalBSi&Il, and your
wants can be supplied.
In t1Ss!'(-tSi6iks 1 would state
that If reasonable prices can be obtatae tbe
whole stock, boOf WnoleWe and Retail, will b
either together or separately. Propositions for
purchase are solicited.
Smith & Forbes.
' Charlotte, N: C, Jan. 17, 187e8weoa.
T3EGRAM & CO.,
-rJHO' M -".LISA
. .. ' s
T. 888 -
1st National Bank Building. Charlotte, N. C
Our stock of Boots, Shoes, Ac, Is acknowledged
to be the best tn the State, and we would be pleas
ed to have you call and examine for yourself before
buying. PEGBAM & CO.
. i;KPBTR CAROLINA RAILRpAD.
i : i Jk jrSAItetol6BA81U.iui '
Date, Nov. 10, "78.
J, Dally jex.Sun.
if, l liniurf no nbi
5.25 p m
9.80 a m
No. 2 Connects at Salisbury with W.N.C.B.B. for
all points in Western North Carolina, daily except
Sundays At Greensboro with R. A U R. B. for all
Mlnte North, East and West At Goldsboro with
W.tW.B. B. for Wilmington.'
No. 4 Connects at Greensboro with B. ft D. B.
B. for an points North, East and West -
Date, Nov. 10, 18.
5.85 p m
SOpm far, -.r.iK
NoTTConneds afl?reen8T)ordwItH Salem
Branch. At Charlotte with C., a ArAl R. Rv lor all
points South and South-west; at Alr-Ltne Junction
with A. A C. A. L. Railroad for all points South and
No. 3-kmnects at Salisbury with W. . C. R. R.
daUy except Sunday. At Alr-Ltne Junction with
A,,1foISi Rmto Soutn and South-west.
A' Charlotte with 5., C. &A. Railroad for all
points South and South-west
Leave Greensboro, dally except Sunday, 8.50 pm
Arrive Salem, " 10 50 d m
Leave SateinT, Mfi.S
I BTBaurtiadsir 7 fJJiiTxr T-
Run boa ways on Trains Nos. 1 and 2, between
New York and Atlanta via Richmond, Greensboro
and Charlotte, and both ways on Trains Nos. 8 and
4between New York and Savannah via Richmond,
Charlotte and Augusta.
Through Tickets on sale at Greensboro, Raleigh.
Goldsboro, Salisbury and Charlotte, and at all
principal points Southv- South-west, West, North
and East For Emigrant rates to points In Arkan
sas and Texas, address
J. B. MACMTJBDO.
wa - '.Gen. Passenger Agent,
nov20 ; ; Richmond Va.
QHARLQTTE,H (UMKi.ND H AUGUSTA
CHAHurrrx, CounosxAAin) Acoobta B. B.,
, COLUKBIA, a C Dec. 27, 1878
,-2? t after Sunday, De& 2flth, 1878, thefol
ln?t?2?nS3r Mshedule wul be run over this
road, (Washington time,):
LfaVe Charlotte, .t. .........
Arrive Columbia,... ........
Leave Columbia . .............. .
1 00 A.
6 00 A. X
6 05 A, if
sAiwa.... ......... ........... 5 OO p.m.
Arrive Columbia. 10 00 p.m.
Leave Columbia, 10 10 p. k.
Arrive Charlotte, 8 10 a.m.
i ' DAT PASSENGEB. .,
Q0Q(Q Sooth, Na 3. "' ? .'. .-;
Leave QMdottkJ.T. wTfm il $? A. 's.
mw uotumoia.:v..'.v..r... : ....... 4 10 p.
Leave Columbia .
4 15 P.M.
8 80 P.M.
c . V; GonreNoBrH,2ia4. ;
Leave ingusta J . 9 03 a. m
Arrive Columbia,.....-, ....... l 20 e.u
LeaveColumbla....,........, ........ l 0 p.m
Arrive Charlotte.... ,..,....... .,,,6 go P. if
These train atop only at Fort Mill, Rock Hill,
lwVMml7H na fin of
stations. ii-. ... 7
Pullman Palacy sleeping and drawing-room ears
on Nos. 1 and 2, Greensboro to Augusta: also on
Nos. 8 and 4, New York to Savannah, via Rich
mond A Georgia Central Railroad
'!','. T-J. KLINE, 8ttperi&taident
Jmo. B. MacMdsdo, G. P. AgentTv T
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