QhC UndrWtU. 0 JlJttt " A Biitor and Proprietor Z I "ireom outing M;riKwit SUNDAY, FEBEPKYjijMa.".;- . . v .,,. ... , i . unrf tfTi Ort a I n eha -gftflrtn 4 w i two davg in- the - internal, workings of The Observer efacepfcrve as-water facilities fhaapwi hajre KUwrto" eitf dyeA in the delivery of jftfceOpaiper t $ib- scribers onimfrort W9 raU xne cnange consists in uie; closing or our forms at midnight instead of at 2 a. m. as has been our custom. Under the.new arrangement, we are enabled to njtail the morning paper on the Air Line train leaving tyerp ifi. and on the Charlotte Columbia and AUgtrs ta train, leaving here at the same hour. This earlier hour of closing will have no adverse effect upon the general value of the paper. We shall continue to handle all of .the dispatches and telegraphic markets now received, and' givealk of the local new3 up to midjaight, after which time there are rarely ever any occurrences of any importance. In the event, however, of any occurrence of moment, between 1 and 3 sl mwthe pa per will be re-opened to note it for the benefit of city subscribers and those on the lines of railway other! than those named. Its subscribers can depend upon it that in no event will The Observer institute any change which will in the slightest degree cripple its usefulness as a medium.of the latest and most relia ble news. The only effect' produced upon any one by the change just made will be upon editors and printers, of whomjgreater assiduity in theuflabors will be required, since the time in which these are to be performed is shortened, The Observer has now realized all that it could possibly hope for in facili ties for railway mail delivery. Mailing this morning's paper at 1a.m. on the Air-Line railroad, it will be in Spartan burg, S. C by daybreak, in Greenville by breakfast timty 'and in- Atlanta by noon. ? On the, Charlotte Columbia and Augusta railroad it will reach all inter mediate points between Charlotte and Columbia while the subscribers to whom it is goingiJhfa&e&ssi&p.i-ij:, will reach Columbj at 0 a. p.nd Augusta TheseTiaf. tleT-sifliest ibail. ' whihfit will meet, Bid the latest are those which leave here at 7 a. m. over the Atlantic, Tennessee and Ohio and western divi sion of the Carolina Central railroads. It will' cohtmuelto be'twenty-four flours' aheai'ofrany other newspaper fdf "Shel by and all other points in southwestern North Carolina, and twenty-four hours ahead of all to Statesville,and all points on the Western-North Carolina railroad; to Asheville and, beyond, It, wilivCon tinue to reach Greensboro, on the Eich-, mond a&dMvifte;I r breakfast time, Danville at 9 a. m. and Saleigh at 11 25 all intermediate points proportionally earlier. It will continue leaving here over the eastern division of the Carolina Central railroad at 6:17 p. m.bfu$5dipding the, .grunjieftually, with its Wilmington morning contem poraries. No North Carolina dally bos or ever had The Observer's mail facilities, and it is a matter of noj surpriaer that witlt(w4eded excellence and these unparalleled advantages, its sub scription list and orders from news dealers should be large andjgrqwiog FROM LIXCOLNTOS TO HICKORY. It is known that there is an applica tion before the present General Assem bly for -a.chateif6r a railroad to'ex tend from Lincolnton to Hickory, there to tap the Western Norii) Carolina Rail road and pour its freight into the lap of the Carolina Central. The; Salisbury Watchman opposes Ciej pjoecji on the ground that it will leave the Western road, from Salisbury to Hickory practi cally useless," thus destroying a TStMe ' enterprise in which large sums of mon ey are invested. It is a matter of fact that this proposed branch" will greatly cripple the Western road by; diverting its freight at Hickorv. and we should like to know how ouif Wiiaington con temporories stand upon this imporant quejtionvOneof(theirnrincipal argu;lra they have ever done meats against thecharte.to fexteiiu the .w,,. Thft riirfinn win onmnbr Raleigh and Augusta Air-Line naalbeen thafit win breaTdowfi oi etabrlshed lines of railway for the benefit of a "foreign corporation.' Kowlwe should me"toW?lt''iitt se- this old established railrdad-lhe-Westi ern Korth Carolina -broken down for the beaeOtvpfc af oreigq,. pprpptip to-wit: the Carolina Central? We ask theiquestionsiH all good faith .and cour tesy, and, should; like ioJiave iit.answer; . ivLVLcuwa lu lmx 4uea ur iu tne Hos pitality which Cbarlotteans have in the pasoyed atteandsotlie)yil minfiia : x$ o o h : n Formula "jnart(weare in favor of the charer to the'tarolma Cnlra!! to builCjacross IJjcp v JV'arft ip favor of free railroads. Xf freight get to Hickory and find itito itsiadvantasre to diverge and gt) td, Wilmington, let it do itf If it were not to the interest of the prcnluceamlTBhipp that way, it woul .gpj j lhjlother, and in pur opinion the interests of the pro ducer .audi shipper are the propel lif ests tr be4 looked af tey. mtmijmm. sim&ar (eaesi If,xunde te . arrangement Wilmington gets the freight ifrwill ber proofs positivefi that she is entitled to it, and wc, for., one, shall be glad of it . ,: V - ' Here let us pctvim a email; reminder to legislators: - Let no man in the Gen eral AseTbfy:'ef use 4!-vote far; the chate;iilCLvthei'jRftleigb- aad .-uguatai AirrLine, ; m; the oun tjiat it);vpiay destroy old interests, and then turn around and vote for the charter forthe branch from Lincolnton to Hickory. If he does, let himmever? look his con ' stituents in the face again ; let him not thinkhat these!:cohstituentaM will; for get-his little inconsistency titheyt; will not; we sliaUtakQ pains ,tq Z.-.J'MWi reminded of it r; ,: Jtv:M:-"s' isryuaw "Xr.r - ' - TOBACCO. i C , . " fiJ theBaleigu ittai of Friday appears an excellent articlfcdated.:&arlotte, etK ruary 2d, in reference toi the proposed .. . . -, - -j ponaence we copy piwagrau wuiwi i- entitled to consideration at this particu- iir time. What WUmirurton apprehends from competition, id alrfeadjr a reality. And this jireadf ul 'realitT ..Wilmington: has Wmi jrht ciit its wn head.- Bv "DOOlini on cotton with the-Kedmeat irJ-ine, the Carolina CentrafKMlwayihiis5 en tirely cut off WUroiheton from alLpar-r ticipation in tfceeotton trade easty south y and west of Qharjptte. one pel; cent' SSSrSki of tnerpooL irom tne jrieamonc r- Line, pays that road better than hauling i . . A "1 ITT ' . i. .. mw- iue cobbon vo ' vr liiiiinyujii. .uu wu.s do we see? Wilmingtoriprotesting that its foreign commerce is being rained ? Not at alL That her valuable .cotton traded being diverted an ear ned to RiChrdond; and JforfolkcajinQt be denied. The Carolina Central has stopped its freight trains and is grow ing rich oft of the perl cent it receives under the "poolinsr arrangement with the Pied-ibKt Air-Lirie,i!hotwithsantt mgthe road is bankruptjand in tne UUU LW. vu W AWVA . A STLTESMAflONsIOMENaE.-- gip, Lee eoiored, late, probate ,judgerof Sumter countyrj$. f CL, .ligian vqf most fragrant record,! and ' Mr. Hayes am&intee' ' aspostinastef rcof Sumter Court House, is suddenly arid mysteri ously missing. At 12 m, last Thursday, the grand jury:6Tmter"couhtyifouhd a true bill againsr him for official mis conduct as probate 'judged anoTit was then discovered for the first time that the distinguished statesman had been taken with aleavingi'Certain'malicious persoWhave endeavored to associate' the two circumstances together in some such relation as cause and effect, but his friends know full well that he has only stepped out of tojwnto take a little airing and will be-jback in due time say wnen court aajourns. The Newton EnxBRPREfTThis is the name of a newspaper which has just been founded at Catawba's capital by Mr. Geo. A. Warlick,late of theitn 'HolhtonNews. Itds of .course,: Demo cratic in politics. In eeking.for a place to pitch his tent, Mr, Warlick has cho- sen wen. i;acaVDa 13 not oniy uie uaai ner Democratic county of North'T Caro lina, but it, is banner in other, .respects. Its4population is among the wealthiest, most intelligent and most progressive of the State; Well able to support two newspapers handsomely. Mr. Warlick is a young man. of excellent , character and habits; we commend him to the people among whom he hiis gone to live, and wish hihv much success in his undertaking, ; v .. . - : -: How It Impressed a . Northern Man Residing North. From "Mr. F. A. Sawyer, who has recently return- 'ed frdia atrip toNorth Carolina the Gardiner (Maine) Home Journal learns f.the. proceedings of a convention of Northern residents of . the South, held at Charlotte, N. C., January 15th. It com prised delegates from almost eveiy Northern State, who v are no w. residents of the South,' arid many of whoni were Federal soldiers of thefebellibn. The meeting was unanimous in its delibera tions, and adopted an addiess to the severalStates, in whicji they . they have been well treated by their several localities, and encouraging 'the "'emigra tion of Northern people." JjpjigECH by, Mr. Brogden In the House of Representatives last Tuesday 'y.n ilr ijrogdnr'Of jNorth Carolina, pre STOted'the feiirial of Ne.vejiiland; aujoining counties praying congress to grant an appropriation for the Neuse and Trent rivers.,. At f the. ,, same me Mn Brogden, by;- miinotnj , 'consent, was aUowe4.-iPtntf Bejiia remarks on the' subject of -the memorial and these appear in the Record of the 7th. Itiis ,-.Ha exceedingly patriotiead-f dress,15n!efl nbfaTsref or tiiahif eatatfons which it gives of love of State, an ele- ment with which Gov. Brogden ls un- doubtedly richly .ehdowedi J i ) m ' " THE TOBACCO TAX DEDUCTION. Witjyt jority toe in favbf.f the. reau on;manui(j).0igper pound, and with the f avorable relation which "the House is popularly supposed to bear to this question, the prospects for the mus'fied'-fl, .'$B&i6n1lp- sirujig: upposiLioui iiowever aaii-jopen-i house, n'!h1 weeks of -theresent; "session -Of -Congress, the frienda M 'thee-jmiurWniust not set their hopes too high. juanai. uoMMTa4-TheVashington correspondent of the Raleigh Observer furnishes among other thing-' thirl fol lowing statement which will be of in terest in this aisfrieV: J ,fi RepTeettativei:Steeleihas recently Deen appointed on the committee of railways andcanals,ahdhis industrious scrutiny, into . th nmimserl .lAorialat irm Drought ibefore tJiat committee has al ready givert him tt position'trf . distinc- tion on this committee. He is quick to? urn ini&.-JUtUkUUJ-i.iejiaiICKS. put in these bills J proposingvto build railroads. Mr. StelevmsldoO5nuch to save the government lands .from the "grabs" of the railrpd.ng-.ytUJI;) (V n We are indebted to the courtesy of CpL John L. Brown for a copy of the bill introduced in the Senate by Mr. Bryan, of DupHfrj to -incorporate "the .Wilmington, Charlotte and Western Railway Company' It provides" for the construction of A rail way from the city of Wilmington to or near the most eligible point on the line of division be .weeifcthis,StM'fu(id. thj;eTn nessee Or "Virginia, loir either or both of them " and the measure shall be touched upon'rit greaterleifgtttin btfrtieitis-he;" Tp-day our space is limited. jThe Israelites liave scored another victory in tne politics ,of ;ithe.7oquntry.i Hon. B. F. Jonas," who was recently elected United - States Senator , from r ;,tr-i!'- ' :!" ! - .. juuiaiau, -ucceeu j.un. 0. a. i-UStlS, is a Jew. He enlisted as a private in the Confederate army an'dAr-rved throughout the war. ' ' V hi In the House Thur sdafrMf." Waddell, OiiNoryj Larolma,ind;cated a purpose to off er an ;amfvnrl'mrif fhof l war claims shall ho naiA 1 ' J. irJ ' ivM ... SAMMY AND THE CIPHERS. S& jflLnSSEXTSItS A'PCIKt'bLASX rESKIAL II Zfe kNever'--Authorised nor-A Heardsdof Offers of Bribery, and after J lec tion Day Entered Into no Com petition for the Presidency. m i vu, x vftjrxR v0 vii , si or peanng reaa any sucmuuspawj-u -. j committee this n6unir. GoveruorTl-i KnnnA the Dfenoci.tibc tfonal com den. entered accompanied to,bisj3rother.l Henry A. Tilden, of-; Lebanon; John j uigeiow ana jienryfimmwr-io e-overnor was at rorice 'swdri. Vr "Mr. JTnntoiu the r chaixmaiu who ,jsaid; vpimor Tildftn : ' .Wef have received i sU Jj ;n:Ati'M.ii your ziui) cAirsaiwg a j "liju , wuuugiirao; to testify" TV'tit;v,-.;,aa , Mr.iTilden replied: "I have read the publications and translations in the New Yorkjpapers. I did not recognize a sin gle one, either in cipher or translation, which I had ever seen before. I never entered into any arrangement to purchase- tfier .votes, pf Soutljij Carlin of. Jtionaa. xnaa no lmocmaupnjior"! picion that any such communications were beinc-carried on until I saw -the dispatches published in the New York: T,nbune. I had no knowledge nor any j dealings witn any parties to tnesenego-; tiations. I never authorized any such; negotiations in any form whatever.) un irne, morning or jsovemoer" zulu, 1876, Mrs. Col. Pelton mentioned in ray presence that her husband had gone for the day; ! 'I did rtidt' knowtie' had gine-' or was going out of the city,; He went to PhiladelDhia. I believe. Later in i helayl vvra called on by Mr. Cooper; who was on his way aown town, anu was told by him that he had received an offer from some parties offering to obtain for money the vote of South Carolina. I said 1 would authorize no such transaction nor spend money for any such purposes. The whole conver sation occupied only a j few moments. I obtained Col. lJelton s address in ijai- timore-anditelegrarfied y'.biro!itoim&.jifA-.:MIswe8o'to my best recollec- l Knew poinjLng oi wio t cipuers touhuj been passing between him ' and mhers; and 1 could not have translated them. With regard to Florida, I never saw one of the telegrams, either in cipher or translation. I did not know, I was not informed, that any negotiations were going on in regard to illegally obtaining the certificates of the returning board. "Mr. Marble told me in a casual kind of way about the corruption of the re- turning board of Florida. I never saw any one of those dispatches relating to Florida, either in cipher or translation. In regard to the Oregon dispatches I did not knpw. they came in cipher until after the meeting of the committee to investigate them? i:"Some- of the dis patches were addressed to my residence, 15 Gramercy Park. I do nbt know that any of those dispatches -were, ever delivered there. CoL Pelton's habits of mind and mine are very different A day or two after the election Gen. Grant wrote a letter recommending that committees gouSouth to see a. fair, count I had nothing to do with the selection of those committees. I never heard from them but once and that was in a communication signed by Mr. Ot tendorfer and others. 1 was very busy all that time and did not undertake to correct the idea that they "were my per sonal agents That idea rias no. founda tion. They represented the Democratic party. None of them, so far as I know, went to these States authorized to do anything that gentleman might not do. From the 7th November, 1876, to De cember 6th, of the same year, under no circumstances did I enter in to .-any com petition for seeking certificates by venal inducements. There never was any hour nor a minute that I enter tained such a thought "To the people who l believe elected me President of the United States, to four million "citizens who were de frauded, I deem it as a duty to proclaim that I would not yield one jot or tittle of my; right Whatever evils may. re sult from this subversion of the electo ral system and of free government T resolved that I would enter into no aucr tion for the purchase of the chief magis tracy. Cheers, which the chairman suppressed. I was resolved that I would continue to protest against the wrong Dy which the people were de- udetr outtf tma-riffnt. Mr-' voice was-shuskv. and it was difficult to hearJrioL: When Pfelton returnedif ram Baltimore, I said something to him about his action, and he made no reply. I did not get from him any! information about the ciphers or negotiations until I saw them published. . I did not be lieve Pelton had any power, because he had no authorization. Edward Cooper came to me and said he had received a proposition to get votes in South Caro lina for money. In substance, our con versation was that votes were for. . sale, rnever heard of any. attempt to . bribe until the pubHcatioh 'of the fact I first heard of the Florida bribery from Mr. Marble. He simply mentioned the circumstance after he had returned from Florida. He gave me-no details and I made no inquiries. I made no inquiries from my nephew about these corrupt propositions to buy. and selL , ; Q. Then you had ho interest hi It? A. Only an interest in stopping it Mr. Tilden admitted he had confiden tial Rations withj,Morton..(,.'hati. the latter, before: going . to i FIockUm callr ed to bid liim good-byei There -was uoihing in their conversation atf the meeting bearing on this question. It was little more than fa leave-taking. He reiterated, in reply to Questions, that in Jiis interviews t with M rjiCooper, that he had riojdea qf ccptihg propose tion to purchase tveitesi iff was not de bated"i1betwererii them 6r thought' bf lor a moment, as tor col. Helton, he was the last man' in- theworld he (Til den) would have selected if he had in Aended tbnter into fsuchf anactjons as purchasing the electoral votes. Be ing asked whv in his card to the public he did not refer td the Baltimore trans action, Mr. Tilden replied that it was not pertinent n -a n t o .t o -$'5 Q. Do you not see that your state ment that you had no knpwledge of the negotiations, r except! through.-: the' Tri bune, is likely to deceive Decause vou had heard of the Baltimore negotiations V r. This question seemed 16 stagger Mr. Tilden somewhat, but he said he did riot know-sof the' cipher telegrams which- nao;'passeo;;;orrtne:Bhweci;hot?oah negotiatibnskoui idid Jno w that, there. naa oeen ?aa oner i iai-isouth Carolina which hehjdptitan end to by his Iri rvenfaon.-v .--ff : - J Q. You madeypnl'ltement con scious that you knew something which the public did, not and which ypu did not make in your published stateinentf A. I made my statement iar accord ance with truth. fcsfea'lsiTa aatd' fkra Qi'Did voti intend to convey the idea that.y6u.;ad nbbwdpf thij' Offer?. Hw-t etiirth-hs tit "iMte'iw ihamiiitf 'kiti A. I, ,did not , intend , to convey any idea ort.the subjectj'I had been advised oy a nunored people to do one thing and anotner; 1 aia not tmru ;it was neces sary to tefefffiaf jalti more transaction. " . i -'4 In reply to very able and" close exam ination Mr. Tildea reiterated that it wis not pertinent to thenisubject to refec tn hisiBtatetrient'to rth9jpubMbtotheioa'f rupi oner ne naa nearn or, and denied that.he..drewjjp hia statfiment.wittuheL special design,of .keeping this, inf orma, tion from the public t ' SharricrossKiuestionififl': fh'.h1c.hMr, 1 Tilden was Occasionally requested to be ; frank, failed to get - him to admit that he remembered any conversation at the , Third National Bank with'MfFSmith1 the week prior to the latter departure for North or South Carolina. :- This finished Mr? Keid's '-toss-examination of Mr. Tilden. i- . 1 Mr. Hiscock;now,ook hirj7iia4 hand. In reply to a question if he was inft rm- I ed ofzthftjaature pfjb .dispatches re- ceived by Mr. Smith from Florida, he aid:- "I did not occupy myself muth With the progress of the Florida pre- j ceedings ; never saw" the dispatch ad vising the employment' of; ome inan ; who could -be trusted for fa week.! I. heard I had one .majority jn Floridr,. but did not Bee the dispatch referred to as conveying that and other informs tion: did not see a dispatch to Geo. W. Smith, saying 'see my dispatch to Snairi! have no r ecollection of seeing at teaTinEr read anvisuehtdispatch. : X miiherft .were in communication gentlemen' in Florida during the canvass. ' ta.tivn-1 im;i . Q. Yo have said that if you had naa any idea -or ...mnuenemgr tneso uoiu venaiiy. tne last person you wouju na.v? chosed .wpuld, have , been Cot Pelton. Why tdjldyounot deem it .proper to call Mr. Cooper.'' or.,M-. Hewett's. attention to itheUmatter. and ask them' to take nharm of '. matters J lest 'Pelton ; might comprdmiseT.the.f":mox;ratic general A. In the firsf placej I supposed they had full knowledge andrwouid do ame to take care that nothing wrong should bedorieThe Civil lavr,dGes;not recog nize ijumbsesuritil thevare' embodied in; aeflbhSL .the' chttrch?ipimishes:i-pur-posesi Iff crimiriai; evetfiff they are not time was f nil of ' rnmora of fraudulent retnrniner boardsl I decBre before God and mv eountrv that the votes'f Lou isiana und Florida "were bought, meanr ing byjwcahs; -I-Would scorn and .?; ?'1: ,ira.iu 4kvTomi; ocratic- 'party had secured iriy . seat . by fraud kJ i.'i-i'i:is c-.u-.v .t.- ..;n 1 Hisdosaloctfied was approached by Mant6nMarWbWith an offer tot the purchase of votes.'' He deemed.ltiiis dntv tamakia t3jis refuta tion in itaeeotGM TUdenCasp6f Mr Ttisirtoet ' "G6v'hldh.f are vOis entirely .clearitatMjvfcl4nr tio4 I believe 1 shall ,De.TOSt v every One in this examination and shau pro tect myseir iuiiy wrcnoui going into matters conhectrn'Mtli ity: family re- latiohs?iJy,'r';7,i K- Mr iliscbcS: said r his investigation for the benefit " of the whole people and 1 beiieve it to ' be in the conscien tious discharge of my duty to fully in vestigate Col. Pelton1 relations to you.' Mr. aakJaiJt pWenxHad you anv information at that time Jihat.the returning boards 4ifSbiftl rAro4ina or Florida were for sale? , Give the name of the gentlemen who told you." -; ; t A.' "1 can't give you the name of any man. I state it on evidence that would convict any one," Y ... ... Q, "Give me the name." ' " A. "It -appeared in the papers." " Mr. Hiscock : "We w ill now go back to the time when Pelton visited Baltimore. I ask you again to give me any evidence you' nave thit those boards were being corrupted by the Republicans? Llimit.you up to the time of the final action of these boards." 'A. "I have no evidence unto that time. What I learned wa from subse- auent investigation Mr. Tilden admitted that up to the time Pelton went to Baltimore he had none, except 3 newspaper knowledge, about the alleged corruption of the Re publicans in dealing with the returning boards. Hiscock called Tilden's attention to dispatch No. 34, dated Tallahassee, No vember 22d. and signed Marble. He said: "I don't now understand what it means." He could not "say whether or not any large sum of money was raised by the Democrats in- -new icorK, which might be used for political purposes. In regard to dispatch No. 14, addressed to Smith Weed, and sizned "Denmark. he said Col;; Pelton did not consult him about it t did npt know Pelton was in communication with Weed and others in the South. These telegrams never came to his house with his-knowledge. uiiAfter a brief examination of one or two other witnessess, without eliciting anv important information, the com mittee went into executive session and decided to examine no more witnesses, and will leave for Washington to-night .FORTY-FIFTH CONGRESS. ' WAsrrN0T0-r,'Feb. 8. Senate. The credentials of James D. Walker. Sena tor from Arkansas, were presented read and hied. . ii-v i . - :r Bruce, from the committee on levees and , improvement of - the Mississippi river, repotted without amendment the House bill to provide for the onraniza- tionoX'the issippiri,ver improve ment com-QiiorC' and "f of thfc- correct tion of the permanent location and deepening of the channel and improve ment of the navigation of said Missis sippi-river, and the protection of its al luvial lands. Placed on the calender. Bruce gave notice that he will call it up at an early day, and have some re marks to submit m its favor. - House. The army appropriation bill was under consideration The amend ment for the transfer of the Indians was rejected. The amendment for the reor ganization Of the army was agreed to. The amendment-' to keen troops from the noils was adopted, veas 110. navs 95. a strict paxtv vote with tne exception 01 ....... . . . z j - - r ' a- lirogden, of isorth Carolina, who voted in the affirmative with the Democrats. The bill .exchanging coin for notes, x; - Eloped and Suicided. b Cincinnati, Feb. 8. J oseph L. Heath, a prominent citizen 01 Jieed Uity, Mien and a married man, eloped with a Miss Thayer. Her father followed, over taking them at Kalamozoo. Heath drew a revolver to shoot him but changing his mind shot himself through ine neart. Cermaa Itema, '1 i 1 i 'I'rS ) i-i HEHLJX- "FeM 8.-r-,TWfintviwo hnTi- dred Catholic ladies of the Rhine prov" inces nave petitioned the Jfimperor against tne suppression or tne ursaline convents of ivoimenwerth and Thr wall er, i. It is believed that the session of the Keichstag, wmctuopens. on Wednesday nexr, win do very stormy. Kaces Postponed. CHAiti.ix)NJFebruary 8. Weather cold and wet The races announced for to-day hftvebn.tjpjtUlitir .ffli TheDeath.Uateof Our country Is getting to be fearfully alarming,' the average of life being lessened every year, with out any reasonable cause, death resulting general ly rrom toe most insignificant origin. At this sea son of the year especially, a cold is such a common thing that in the hurry bf every day life we are apt to overlook the dangers attending it and often find loo late, that a Fever or Lung trouble has already set in. Thousands lose their lives in this way ev ery winter," while' had Bobchkk's Girmah Steot in taken, a cure would have resulted, and a large I 0 from 9 doctor ,beeq avoided.:; For all rtlsetaea" I of I the Throat1 and Lungs,' Boschr'- Gsbkak gr-TJPhaa prOTPttJlf,ftbejfeejgeate8t dlscov- ,ery of its kind in medicine. Every Druggist in this country will teU you of tts iwbnderful effect Over 050,000 bottles sold last year without a single failure known. . , , ,T".. , Romirk-bie Result. , It makes ho difference how many physicians, or how much medicine you have tried, It is now an es " tabllshed fact that German Syrup is the Only reme- 0 wiucu uuu Riyen complete saosiacnon m severe tasesof Lung Diseases. It i teue-there' are yet uiuu-auus 01 penons wno are Dreoisnosed to Throat and Lung Affections, Consumption, Hem orrhages, Asthma, Severe. Colds settled on the -treasi, pneumonia, wnooplng Cough,- &c, who have no personal knowledge of Boschee's German Syrup- To sue, we would say. that 50.000 dozen were sold last year .without one complaint Con sumptives try r just- one bottle. Regular .-aizej 75 vcuia. ; ouiu w ou uruggi-is m America, rongomptloo rare. " An old physician, retired from practice, havtoS had placed in ia hantla by an Eruit India mJssloL.- the speedy and permanent cure for consumption. roncra, catarro, asuuna, ana u uiroat anui lung afiectlons, also a posia? and radical cure in nervous deDmty and all nervous compuunis, axier . having tested Its wonderful curative powers In I known tn his suffprlnir fallows. - Actuated bT this motive, and a desire to relieve human suffering, 1 I will sena, nee 01 cnarge, w an wn ueaire um recipe, with fuU directions for preparing and using In German, French or English. Sent oy mall by ldressingwiin stamp, naming uus paper. -. n. tierar7l4 fowere't Block, Rochester, Kew York. Oct9 4w iS i, vf J - JCase Att-lHftbie bj the uaeumaiic. - - r Yes, although they may despair of relief, It Is attainable by rheumatic sufferers, for there Is a remedy which carries off, by means of Increased activity of the kidneya Important channels for blood purification the acrid element to which pathologists the most eminent attribute the painful symptoms a theory completely borne out by urtn ary analysis. The name of this grand depurent Is Hostetters, a preparation likewise celebrated as a remedy for constipation, which causer contamina tion of the blood with the bile and a certain means of relief In dyspepsia, fever and ague, and nervous ailments. It Is, perhaps, the finest tonic extant, and Is highly recommended as a medicinal stimulant by distinguished physicians and analysts who pronounee It to be eminently pure and very beneficial. The press also endorses it, t . . r ie O AlOS OF VALUABLE i7 rvnrsimnoft of a. rjower CITY PROPERTY. In er conferred upon me by a .decree of the Superior Court-of Mecklenburg count ty, made In the matter 01 Mary j. iiuu ana otners s. Annie Lonergan, an Infant, I will expose for aaiA nt the courthouse door. In the city of Char lotte, on Tuesday, the 11th of February. 1879, that, valuable real estate, situate In the city of Charlotte, fronting on Tryon street ;nd rwuolng back to Church street, adjoining the lots oljJno. W. Miller, the A.. T. 4 O. Eailroad, and known as the- Ed ward InergatroDertr - - i---.' ' tebmb 8160 ash, the balance at B and 12 months, with bond and security for purchase mon ey: title reserred till purchase money Is paid. - V saiu property vs buiu ior-yurpu-cs vj. ikuuuuu among the nehrs at law; : ?-- l-;'Lr 'ill': v' - - '. - W. E. HAND, lU.'V- . , I . .. . Commissioner. JOTICE.-: ' , " ; . . ' '';-: : ':'TheT farmers of Mecklehburg ebunty are request ed to convene at the Court House, In Charlotte, at 19ftr.L on Tnesdav. eDruarr iRin, lHw. 10 Bute some action in regard to the purchase of Fertilizers the present year, v J uk, E. EL WALKER,,. WM. McCOMBvS, J. L. BR0THEB3, N. GIBBON. . Feb. 6-d&w t d. i-.i -. Home and Democrat please copy.- : QIOTHING-j-HOLD TOUB OBDEBS. Mb. Hkkbt M. Chowell, of Newark, New Jersey, well known In Charlotte will visit the city about the 15th of February, with a full and handsome line of samples for dress and business suits, Including the newest and most .fashionable goods in th e mar ket. Hold your orders, and remember the date. feb9tf pUMEL' Y GBOCEEIES, I have now tn store a full supply of Groceries and family supplies. Just Received : Magnolia Hams. Also a lot of very large Turkeys. A STORE FOR RENT. S. M. HOWELL feb8 JgEN FIT OF THE LEE MONUMENT FUND. OPERA HOUSE, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH, 187a NI L S S O N I L S 8 O N AND AND JENNY JENNY L IN T LIN XJ two of the most popular Prima Donnas Of Europe and Ameri ca are among Sweden's most highly girted children. in Xo io uuu country sent us . MISHLEB'S FAMOUS SWEDISH WEDISH LADY LADY VOCAL VOCAL QUARTET I QUARTS X . Mlss Emma Larson, Soprano. jusb lneeDorK jonzren. Messo-oonrano. Miss Anna Cedereren. Contralto. Miss Inga Ekstiom, Alto. At each concert a pleasing programme of songs in ENGLISHGERMAN and SWEDISH. THE PERFECTION OF QUARTET SINGING , ... . i , without any accompaniment Perfect In time and tune.' and characterized by the most delicate shading and exquisite gradation of tone. Also positive appearance at each concert of the EMINENT RUSSIAN HARPIST MR. ALEX. FBEYOANG! whose harp costing $1200 Is one of the finest ln- struments ever maoe. f General admission 75c No extra eharze for reserved seats. For sale at Central Hotel Clgax Btana. bk-iurK, tebe -'; :j Manager. ,.- 1 I,, 1 1 QHARLOTTE OPERA HOUSE. TUESDAY JJtt) , WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 1 1th AND 12th. ; ' MATINEE WEDNESDAYf AT 2Vi P. M. Engagement of the Cultured New Orleans Artiste, MRS. HENRIETTA CBANFRAU, ' : : .The reigning favorite of Southern lady audiences, ana mosi unm&ni ur ismoaonaj Arosts, sup ported -by C W. Ty leure's celebrated . " Company, the best and most pow-, ,. t, ! erful now traveling. , t , ; j .' Tuesday evening. February 11th. the deemr In teresting oomeay arama, in iour acts, expressly wnueu hoi on. aurau, enaueu, . . , , , - t'WAS SHE RIGHT?" ' ' Wftifnftaila AvAnlnop IteK iw 14fh Ihn lnfnnnA iy exciung new arama rrom tne jrrencn, THE WOMAN OF THE PEOPLE. Grand Ladles' Matinee Wednesday at 2 p. m., 1 ' 'AiriK.'tLOm-i:h' 'f A ' -l - ' : -.-. : , V.. , t. , . . . . .. mIMMn mw 1 14 n m .... v n v .MM ne . v uuuvl 1A, M Oil (Nil . JL UIT3 11UUSO, OC, ' General admission. SI: reserved seats 81.25 and 76c.r gallery 50c; sale at Central Hotel Cigar feb6-et . ; - f 'if. JUST IN TIME. . ; : ' ' We have )ust receiyed a: fine selection oisoeh Goods a yea want 0 . ( , CHRISTMAS PRESENTS, 1 lrhuiUS .i.i Such as fine Lockets nnd Chains. 1 - Fine Sets, Seal Rings, Initial Cuff Buttons, Scarf V Pins and aythmg In the line you may want ' Tl inisi' HALES 4 FAt8lOtt-JEife P. LASNE, From Paris, France, WATCH and CLOCK MAKER, GILDER and SIX, 'J J-t' "ER PLATER, , m-;,, ;J y. Trade Street , opposite First Presbyterfan Chinch, . , .at uray store, -a Every kind of rena!rs made at ennn nt half nrim- and warranted one year. Every kind of Jewelry or ruvnze uueung, u)ionng.- suver-"iang and Gal' Ttuu-uig uiauo at snort notice, ana equally as good as new. Wort dnna fnr thA trnAa at nm nrlwia i ' Apprentice wanted, with nremium and tmrA references ' i -... .. ,.- .. .. ; Repaired : work uncalled for will be sold at the expiration of twelve months for cost of repalra. ... ; JZrti' " v ; t; , f t " ' V I ' ' ) . 't- ? ' f BU T LJETR tr ; u. ? ;. J ; S - . . , a. Stove and Hardware House for" CHEAP HARD ..L., k...-C.j mi O Buy your COOK STOVES .from me, as I have I : good reasons why they wfll do your work Quick mid Easy, Cheap and Clean : BECAUSE - . : . i They are cheapest to buy. BECAUSE n..They are best to use. BECAUSE , r . They bake evenly and quickly. BECAUSE ijr - Their operation is perfect. BECAUSE ' They always have a good draftf BECAUSE' " t i -,-r They are made of &Vbest inateriR). - - - BECAUSE , t!n They roast perfecuy. BECAUSE They require but little fuel. BECAUSE ,,,r - Thev are verv low Drtced. BECAUSE They are easily managed. because v -v rr 1 j They anj suited to all loeaanesr- BECAUSE -s A .. Every Stove is guaranteed to give satisfaction CALDWELL HOUSE, ALDWELL HOUSK, CALDWELL'HOUST? CALDWELL HOUSJJia T ; s 'I -. ' - Corner Tryon ana" Sixth Streets, - Comer Tryon and Sixth Streets, AMiBJJOTTE '.C.J.; - iCHAELOTTE, N. v ' & P. CALDWELL. .......Proprietor. This house Is permanently established and offers all the conveniences and comforts of a first-class boarding house. Persons visiting the city will find It a pleasant home. Permanent boarders wanted. Can be furnished with rooms. RATES Per day. transient. 81.26: ter week. $6.00- Regular table, 818.00; board and room per month, $18.00. .7 ; j . ; :i -r-- 1 . G REAT BARGAINS FOR THE HOLIDAYS, r - J, T. BUTLER'S. J. T. BUTLER'S. WATCHES, CLOCKS, JEWELRY, SILVER AND SELVEB- PLATED WARE, GOLD AND SILVER SPECTACLES, Gold-Head nes n everriin -rbu want M 1 ... . iix uriuua, k 50; . J. T. ItUIli-lS a. aec4 - WE DESIRE to call attention to OUR STOCTT E DESIRE to call attention to OUB STOCJtV! TT A N C Y X1 ANCY GOOD GOOD Ground and Cut Glass Bottles, the handsomest it ,.' y- .-..t V ?. 3 'j j. z ji ; x In the market ' The latest styles1 of Perfume Botei, including some novelties, which will pay you to call and examine 1 it o FINE FLORENCE and CELULOID TOILET Cases FrenchPlate, Hand Mlrrecv Russia Leathen Pocket Books; also a full stock of English and AroerTcan Tooth, Hair and Nail Brushes. declS T THE CENTRAL HOTEL SALOON ; Cochrane keeps the best BYE WHISKEY, Stand -HtsJBi PureIwo Years OhL,, '?,L .f., JpOR FINE WINES, And rure Liquors, Three Years Old, go OCHRANE'a entral Hotel Saloon. N EW LIVERY STABLE. i it Rtt watrf flrtfkibue Caages; te3?i gies or saaaie iuraes, go w uw new ivery i Stable. - ,T iilf you want a Carriage and Baggage Wagon to ; meet arriving or departing trains, go to the New ; Livery Stable. --- , ii If you want yow horses well fe nd wellroorned I go to the New Livery Stable. Careful drivers. Dromntness and reasonable nrlcea re uur utouo. n.. ..1 maj8 R. CHAMBERS & CO. j jjK)B RENT, .: Thetwostores in the Grler k Alerander boldin on iraae street , J. L, MOREHEAJ).- .1 A ft A- RENT. -rr A large store, suitable for a Door. Sash and Blind Ua krnd witha.75 miles incwry, witn eienm- power attached. Nnthin. r Address. - " (VMAHA BiWTTTa Feb. 7-d5t, oots ? 00 B O O.T 8. ,3.H 6 18. . J 2 .. ASD t ::r : ! :' H H H A TTTT T T T T 68 8888 l8 1st National Bank Bulldlr.g. Charlotte, N. a Our Rtrwk nf T)ito o, . to be the tiZTsS?-'1 "acknowledged aeci ul vv.. 'pO THE PUBLIC, The subscriber. - v uxaa. ; urL j5 : begs leave Oie attention nf th Ch nity to the large stock of B AND ssss His8 H H H H HHH H H H H OO O O as 00 KKK E EB It SES gSSg S888 SygS now In his hands for sale. It is believed to be tLe largest and best stock of goods South of Baltimore, and Is well worthy the examination of any po 1 11 A wueiaer warning one or a thousand pair, stock embraces The AN INFINITE VA21ETY, from the finest to the coarsest shoe made. If you want a pair, or any number of cases, call, and your wants can be supplied. In thhf cnnection the subscriber would state that If reasonable 7Drices can be obtained thn whole stock, both Wholesale and Retail, will be sold AT A BARGAIN, 1 either together or separately. Protoesltlons for purchase are solicited. J. M. B. REYNOLDS, Trustee 8 Forbes. Charlotte, N. G. Jan. 17, 1878-3weod. ! S CHOOL NOTICE. The Rniinir nesslnn nf Mioa TT Unnn'. sohnnl n bpen Monday, the 10th of February, 1879. Tui tion by the quarter In advance. Miss Maggie Lucas will assist, and take a class of music, and the lan- feb6 4t RT" MAEY'S COLLEGE, I ' GASTON COUNTY, N. . This lnslltutldn, conducted by a colony of the Benedictine Fathers from St Vincent's College, Westmoreland oounty, Pa,, is eleven miles disuuit from Charlotte on the Air-Line Railroad. It stands on the old Caldwell place, famous for healthiness and the general morality of the neighborhood. Remote from town. It offers rare Inducements to parents and guardians for the education of their children, Tji .-r . While Catholic youths will be sedulously taught their religion, the children of respectable parents of all denominations will be received and their moral framing strictly cultivated. Attendance in common at the public prayer rill ber, required 'of all, for the interests' of 'order and . the welfare of the students, without any interference with their reiiKiu 3 opinions. The Course Of Stnrifon fa thnmno-h anri emhnuttft I, three departments: the classical, the mathematical uu wm oommerciai, ana also the preparatory jor beginners. Terms-TrFoT tuition and board per session of fire months, payable in advance, $65.00. For full particulars and cataloues. ami? to the REV. STEPHEN LYONS, O. S. B., Rector, 6ari baldl P. o., Gaston county, N. C. On due notice cnnvAvnnv will ha oAnt from the College to meet students on.thetr3rrivarat the de- IMy scholars WlllTje received on terms to suit the convenience of parents. juuj.- per ID- B OOK KEEPING. I take this method to Inform thn'nnhllp. tn (Tiar- lotte that I am. now forming a class to whom I pro pose to teach book keeping ln'all its branches. My experience in book keeping for twenty-five years is a guarantee that the hurruction riven the class will be thorough and complete. The class will be formed op Jh third day of February r . I Will SSO wndfirtdkA tn Ar-tn nn trr ha lance books, and -adjust accounts when desired. , . - V. FANND.O. Jan. 81 lw. "Y'ALEN TINES 1 VALENTINES I VALENTINES f VALENTINES t S! VALENTINE -OB hi u 11 in Trlri TI 17 TI. 17 V9 I itii t anmiyn JUST RECEIVED THIS DAY A FINE AND WELL SELECTED STOCTr ELECTED STOCxV. OF BOTH SENTIMENTAL AND COMIC VALENTINES, VALENT-NIS Which we .propose to sell cheap at WHOLESALE- rRETAII i i Icb7 TIDDY ft BROTHER. w E ARE ALWAYS READY And wlllins to show goods whether or not youare lTr. WRISTON 4 CO. ready to buy. ' decl3 Machinists, Florence, & jV v .j,
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