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OTIje CljarhriU fewer.
8UB8OXIFTZ0S RATES :
. one Var, postpaid) im 4
THE DVXEXYEZ JOB DIPAiTMXMT
joiz Mown. ,. v w
At torn thcrwghtv supplied wttA cwry needed
want, and with the Latert KtyetofTypgy Omd terry
manner Job Work can now to don wit Heatne..
OugodEeA and cAeupwwu (, Iff m rvrnisJi, at 8hon
BLANKS, BILL-HEADS, '
- - viaa PEfrgrPT pn.gr gp.g, .
. FSOGJLAMMZSt EAXD-BILLS,
PAMPBLSTS, CntCULABS, CHECKS, M.
CHARLO.TTE, N. C, THURSDAY, APRIL 3, 1879.
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SPRING DRY GOODS
We bee leaT to announce to oar friends and
fustoroers that we bate bought an unusually large
.jnost of which la nowjta. and read for Inspection.
ai prepared to offer this season extraordi
nary inducements to buyers, both
Give us a calU or send your orders, and we will
: ELIiS ft 00HXM.
PUBGKSS NICHOLS, j
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
ALL KINDS OF
A Fall Line of
CHEAP BEDSTEADS 1
HEAP BEDSTEADS 1
PARLOR AND CHAMBEB SUITS !
PARLOR AND CHAMBEB SUiTS !
COFFINS of all kinds on hand.
fir COFFINS of all uiadsonhand.
Xo. 5 Wkst Tbads StsbbT.
CHARLOTTE, N. C
1ST Ladles' and
Bite supply ( ' !
Burial Robes a
JS. G. ROGERS' WARKBOOM&,
My Stock Is very Lar. '. and embrace a Full xJMrofj
I'AltLOK. CHAMBER, DINING ROO
IT- AH Goods Packed Free of .Charge
UU K BB
A NEW 8TOCK-
We hav a fllll IIim nf Am nmln uv. ttamuu
Silks, In black and colors, summer trimming and
JJalng MUotJSearlfltta Ctotbsi ran BJklmaTT wn-
uau Huvt ui mwt . nujiaiig in au -aiiaaeS) ana
uia uuBcuiiitaeie mock or
FANCY DRESS GOODS.
tn Brocades, plain and strioes. ever exhibited in
this martrnt r i rrnmnintn mrt nf VMmh .AK
andles-aod iosted9Swisaior ojeisdwimoa.hyttMri H
rooos hi mm nj r nnniHj ismimosHnsy MarsaliasJ
NalBSooKsOnr plnln j8trlped anckf tamd Vtotoai
ftAwnaiinii'nawaasi jaacfjjk. vjsxgfLmrJatf
PUesttlHiOMinest XtockOf , HamborglBdri
iMRS ndt InMSUnas. kuiMouft ndcokirs mM;ex4
hlblted'ttJtbluaitet 'LadiesVihlklMBCs sndi
irTTIosrirt ffDrrasIinnnSiiswIIiliiaiisiillai Sill
lie neW noveltiea in Dress Buttons, silk nrurwrntJ
dFrtntesirfiJc liancUdme iotfof (MdMi!nndi ehU-i
dreo'saiAsnedianB juntngmeAHatsalBO itrtm-
mtngiiorainey inoluatng Flomeev Flowets and
Wreaths acltOraftape Weils, filifc and
Gingham 'PsraMls-r TlM handsomest toek: of
Lace, SlUtand-Lawn Searfs and Bows -.eer offend
In this markett i Crepe Xtaseand Honogsan Rnf-i
niug, Baeuand.aaawis, colored and white table,
LiBe&s; Dorurandi. Napkins Josephine and
Hamas' Seewnleae KM Gloves : Lisle Thread and
Lace Gloves. Corsets, in an qualiaet and nnnfberB
Mrs. Moody's Patent Corset Silk, Satin and double-faced
Ribbons: Lancet Net and Knottineham
Curtains: White Laee Lambrequins A full stock
of Gents' and Children's SUA, Soft, Fur, Saxony
and Straw Hata, A fun line of
Fancy Caslmeres. Boots and Shoes. Our stock
win De ready lor exniDinon Dy tne a&tn oi tnis.
month, and we lnvtte all to give It a careful inspec
tion, as we 'are- confident it will compare with any
eter exhibited in this market
T. L. BEIGLE ft CO.,
Opp. Charlotte Hotel, Tryon st, Charlotte, N. C.
March 23. .
H. MORRIS & BROS.'
NEW YORK CITY PRICES.
Look at the following reduction of prices:
Best Calico, only
(Ms Cents per yard.
Yard Wide Bleaching,
Best 8ea Island Cotton,
55 Cents per dozen.
We only enumerate a few articles, but a call will
eonrlBce everybody that we mean what we say
Our stock la
and embraces everything kept in a first class es
tablishment We have reduced every department
to keep up with the times. Now Is your chance to
ever bought in Charlotte. Everybody Is Invited to
H. MORRIS ft BROS.
AT HALF PRICE.
PROCLAMATION BY THE GOVERNOR.
March 10th, 1879, f
of bis fld,tbefttaHM m oo-
nnt bA Jiecved HI
nor of tne tuue
Cajgouna by; virtue, oi
w, do issue uus my
damatkm, offering ajesaid of Two Hundred
lars for the apprehension and delivery of the
March, 1879, and irii 'the 108dyearof American
independence. THOS. J. JAR VIS.
By the Governort Lyf-
description: , : ' . . ,
' ta olrtnt S3 . tun nf Afl. Abcut f feet,
! Inches nigh; Well set and will weigh about 160 lbs.;
juid when las niroM -
max 42dltw5t ,-,, , :.-t j.
B' A K E R Y . '
BREAD; CAKES AND PIES, fresh every day.
TT7K can wUh confidence recommena mem
N VY the very best inanufactared. using none but
'the' very oest materials.-
W." H. PRATHEBp .
n "Trade Street, first door above the old Market. K
at UU Jiepart
ine Cuuuu ii junutp,
Mia nun n. a.
BT COBINNX OAXSMTIH.
There is ria wintry scene howjever dreary
But has some trace of summer's fervfd glow,
Some toft of moss, or tardy leaflet cheery,
Lifting its simple head above the snow.
There is no. river, through the desert gliding,
But bears some token to the distant sea -
Some silent blossom on its bosom riding
From fair pases wrapped in mystery.
There Is "ho flrehweveraaWana shrouded
But has some light to glisten on its tears,
Some sweet remembrance of a past unclouded.
Shedding its radiance through the gloomy years.
Then let us cling to every sunny token
The tuft of moss, the leaflet and the flower,
The sympathetic glance, the love unspoken,
xne joy rememoerea oi a happy nour.
For these amid our life's keen wintry snows.
With still some vanished summer-time denote,
Awti W rrverLjtlie ocean flows U 1
a Biwiu ueaen ouwer may napiy noau
Hollywood, N. C, March 21, 1879.,
M I I
Judge not, lest ye be shot CTucago Times.
A contenrooxarr saxs "for SDrinz nests in our is-
sue Of yesterday read spring poets.1'
n Ud to the hour of mine to mess, no other mem
ber of the Kentucky judiciary had been invited to
go snipe-hunting. AUmta Constitution.
The Texas Legislature expects to remain In ses
sion twenty days longer, and. as a matter of econo
my, has reduced the price paid for prayers to 92
per day. . .
Senators Gordon and Lamar have rented a house
on Vermont avenue, Washington, which will be
the social headquarters of the Southern Demo
crats. Blab Town. Nevada, bavins a votlner nonulatlon
of three, had come out for Grant Two of the
voters are embezzllns paymasters, and the third is
man with a "claim." Free Press.
When a trreat man receives an ovation the re
flection that twice as big a crowd would come to see
mm nung ougnt to discourage mm, nut it aont
Two women of Watertown are eoine to have a
talkiog match (or the championship, aad eighteen
nunureaormetwenty-tnree nunarea mnamtants
of the place have already purchased tickets for the
"Is there any danger of the boa-constrictor bit
ing met" asked a lady visitor at the Zoological
wardens, "mot the least marm, ' replied the
showman. "He never bites; he swallows his wit
The pedestrian craze has proved that women are
excellent walkers. It must be encouraging to the
youne man who hires a carriage at the exDense of
$5 every time he takes a young lady to a ball to re-
nect wnat a rooi ne is making or nimseiL
A Buffalo minister has been oreachine on "The
People we Kick." The people we kick are those
liar than ourselyee. though the Buffalo clergy
man mar occasionally lift a robust chromo "peddler
off the front stoop when he knows his wife Is im
mediately in his rear with a broom. Nomxtown
There is a story that a man went into a Newbury-
port liquor store, asked lor two quarts of rum, pro
fessing ttMt It was for the purpose of soaking some
roots. After the delivery of the liquor the dealer
enquired: "What roots?" "The roots of my
tongue," said the man; but it was too late.
The Duke of Connaught went down to the yacht
to meet his Prussian bride, gave her a frank kiss,
which was loudly applauded by the plebeian crowd
on shore. Then he kissed his prospective mother-
in-law, and there were more cheers. The tall
young Princess with her homely, winsome face,
her hazel eyes and nut-brown hair, might well, It
is said, be taken lor an English woman but for her
pale complexion; , f f i
While we are heartily in favor of girls learning
to dance, and paint and sing, and play the piano,
we are also firm in the belief that a large number
of young ladles could be profitably employed In
learning how to sew buttons on the back of a fel
low's shirt and also how to fry buckwheat cakes
without burning them as black as a newly-polished
COLUMBIA HEWS LETTER.
An Outline, of t All the
Events at 'the PafiAetto
To the Editor of The Observer: , )
Columbia, April, l. The old water
works were in operation to-oay, ever
The umbrella is a go(d churchman
it always keeps lent.
It takes a steady rain to teach the
value of good crossings.
Poor Cardozo lies in the filthy county
jail. He was convicted on the evi
dence contained in Joseph us Woodruff's
The Holmansleft with our Columbia
artist. Mr. George Irwin, an order for
the painting of seven superbly execu
ted Philadelphia photographs.
There was a large concourse out last
evening to attend the arrival in port
and inspection or u. M. . nnarore. ah
aboard acted well their several parts,
including, the captain and his "crew,
as well as Sir Joseph Porter, chief lord
of the admiralty, (and his sisters, aad
his cousins and his aunts), not to forfifet
"Little Buttercup;" and the perform
ance was Unanimously voted supreme
ly Jolly and grotesque throughout.
Prof. Lester's Mirror of Art was to
be on exhibition to-day at the chapei of
the Washington Street Methodist Epis
copal church for the benefit of the Sun
day ( school.
Some of our citizens take a commen
dable pride in keeping the side-walks
in front of their residences clean, and
drains free.. of incumbrances. .
; Thereto a veritable hornets' nest at
flc Wood'a drug store, 20! bf 15 inches,
whose inhabitant and their, ways ,4tre
calculated to make voung men smart.
Thfl watftr from the well in thefeouth
Carolinal Mege camwMljrbeeh pro
nounced by Prof. Le conte as pure as
It a commoiif mistake to suppose
tnat yy covering iree uiiomues wim
Breeding choice varieties of poultry
has beeun. It navs best in the end.
There will be a review and inspection
of the Richland battalion bv the major,
Thursday evening, on Thompson's
Green. ! ! . J I I
The Clinch TtiAeV of Aufcusta held
meeting last night, at which they (very
probably) accepted the invitation ex
tended to them by the Richland
Battalion to be present on the occasion
of the unveiling or. tne confederate
Monument. The decision of the Hor
nets' boys is await with much interest.
, Legs ys. Lawyer.
Hue Ridge Blade.
There is no cleverer gentleman than
our townsman, xne present aajutant
ereneral of North CMrolina, who is like-
wise "a mem dot-ox tne Dar; out ne aia
not we regret to say, altogether enjoy
the Tuesday of McDowell court week.
It was the general oaa rortune on mat
day to appear for one Van Johnson,
charcfed with assault 1 and battery1; and
eloquent was ms pieauiug ior uue uis
tressed fawiat feome(ndi for the
matter hf thaV abroad;) 'who were de-
. i - i e 1.1 -
nendent on Van for subsistence. It was
not much of a fight, the bill of indict
ment was defective and Van was Door
in purse, but rich in pluck. Would not
the-jury regard these facts and say "not
guilty- f or V an ? The jury did as re-
I (jrttestlancl the general,! with & jBfniie
OI VTlumpil uu lus iiua ta win juij gave
the verdict, turned withJhe hone thrill
ing through all Wspocket nerves' of
getting that little fee, and enquired
"where is ; Van 'P. He ' was told that
Van had soughtthe shelter of Brindle
townwoods an .bear before, relying in
arti bnr Jiis lawyeiv but more- en his
ees. That Van was not wise in this
Hppisinn in now a. matter of record.
That the general should have taken a
retainer, it is the object of .this, .chroni
cle to ay and wrmsist upomor his
own and the good of all other attor
neys, who may have dealings with Van
irt thatfttturerwhich promises so much
for the solicitor and so iitte tor van.
HOKE C. SECREST.
How He Look and Acts In Marion Jail. '
Blue Ridge Blade. -It
was our duty to attend MeDowell
Court this week, and the opportunity
was improved r visit becrest, the wife
and child murderer, who will be re
sentenced to be hung at the present
term of ' court, or granted a new trial,
accordingly as the Supreme Court shall
elect. We first met Secrest on the
Western North Carolina Railroad train.
which brought him to Burke for trial
before the magistrate's court in icard
township, the scene of his murderous
activity ie was men cool ana self-
Dossessed. Dushing his way through the
crowd at lcard to view the fragments
of bones and hairs, which had once be
longed to his wire and her child, and
which were then on the ground for the
justice's inspection. This dare-devil
ook and spirit was maintained unsha
ken; throughout a .long . imprisonment
and the tedious, acquisitive, torturous
trial, which resulted irr a. erdict of
guilty for him and the pronouncing of
the death sentence. Now all that is
changed. To recklessness has succeed
ed remorse. Instead of the laughing,
wicked blue eye, one gazes into the
wrinkled depths of leaden melancholy
dullness, from which a constant stream
of tears flow freely. If there is any
doubt as to the certainty of the pun
ishment, which swift, sure-footed con
science mnicts on its enemy, let mm
visit Secrest and be convinced. A
stouter-nerved fellow by nature cannot
be conceived; yet, he is hopelessly
stricken by an inner-wielded cudgel,
and there is neither wall to flee to, nor
resistance to be' made. This "warm
hearted, passionate peopled world " has
for him lost all attraction, and there is
no outward sign at least, that he has
found the road which leads 44 into that
still country, where the hail-storms and
hre-showers do not reach, and the heaviest-laden
wayfarer at length lays down
his load." He does not talk at all, not
even to his aged lather, in company
with whom we visited him, and who
has stood to his son through his late but
ong report or evil, as none out parent
will stand. Moody and silent, mechan
ically tying and untying his shoe-strings,
he listens to what is said to him with
out looking up. Three negroes and a
white man were with him in the cage,
when we entered. The white man
seemed especially fond of him, repeat
edly stroking his hair, as the more dis
tinguished criminal gave way to tears.
New Laws and Changed taws.
On March 4, 1879, it was enacted that
mortgages of incorporate compa
nies upon their .property or earn
ings, whether in bonds or otherwise,
hereafter issued, shall not have power
to exempt the property or earnings of
such incorporation from execution for
the satisfaction of any -judgment ob
tained in courts of this State against
such incorporation for labor performed
for, nor material furnished such incor
poration, nor for torts committed by
such incorporation, its agents or em
ployees, whereby any person is killed
or any person or property injured, any
clause or clauses' tn- such mortgage to
the contrary notwithstanding.
It being alleged that public confidence
has been much abused by the un worthi
ness of financial officers of benevolent
and religious institutions, it was made
law on March 4, 1879, that any treasu
rer or other financial officer of any be
nevolent or religious institution who
shall apply - any of the ; moneys coming
into his hands as such to his own pri
vate use, or who shall lend any of such
moneys to any ptner person witnout
the consent of such benevolent or reli
gious institutions, and who shall fail to
account for such money when applied
for, shall be deemed guilty of a misde
meanor, and on conviction shall be
fined or imprisoned, or both, at the dis
cretion of the court. '
Some change wtwmade-by a law rati
fied March 5, 1879, in the matter of sher
iffs bonds. The. bond lor collection,
&c, of county, poor, school and special
taxes is to be double the amount of
said ta,xes for the, previous year ; that
for th'Q 'public -u&es'to be. double those
coveted the previous year; but neither
to be more1 than $50,000., The third
bond, for faithful berf oxmance of duty,
eccja to, be not less than $ajuoo, nor
more than 815XKXL a the county com
missioners may decide. Whenever the
commissioners may regard a sheriffs
bond as in&tifficieht, they, may notify
hihi In writing to appear' viftun , ten
days ifid give other, and better security,
or1 justify the sureties on bis bond ; .and
in case such sheriff, shall fail to appear
on notice, or fail to give sufficient bond?,
or to justify hisbonds.jxsnau De tne
duty of saidepunty commissioners to
elect forthwith some1 mutable person in
the county .as sheriff for the unexpired
term, who shall "give proper and lawful
bonus ana, pe subject to liKe obligations
The Leesburg (Va.) Woshingtonian
states that at Waterford, Loudoun
county, Va., last Thursday evening, the
Rev. JohnH. RusaelLa colored minis
ter from Mississippi. 5 ho was accom
mkd b Rev. A.- H. Tilghman. a col
or Baptist minister delivered a lec
ttfre lnwWibrl he told his colored b'reth
reiLthat thev must live, and suceeed in
lift byitnelrv industry, good behavior
and attention . to business that they
should.Hdt be led by those who want to
be considered ; politicians and leaders,
who are ignorant of . what they talk
about, and in .most fcasefe are deceiving
those they try to lead for their own
benefit. This very sensible advice was
net; at'all appreciated, for the ministers
were stoned, and badly treated by the
colored people as they were leaving the
the missiles hurled at tnem.
Killed in a Corn Crib.
Greenville (S. C.) News.
Mr. Robt. Wham, of Laurens county,
hearing a noise in his eorn crib the oth
er night, walked gently to the enn, gun
in hand, and found 0i thief bagging his
corn. The thief, who was an unknown
negro, tried to make his; escape, when
Mr. Wham fired on him, killing him
,- . The Death-Bate of
Our countrjLla getting, to be fearfully alarming.
the average of life being lessened every year, with
out any reasonable cause, death resulting general'
ly from the most Insignificant origin. At this sea
son of the year especially, a cold Is such a common
thing that in the hurry of every day life we are apt
to overlook the dangers attending it and often find
too late, that a Fever or Lung trouble has already
set in. Thousands lose their lives in this way ev
ery winter, while had Boschkk's Gxbhax Stedp
been taken, a cure would have resulted, and a large
bill from a doctor been avoided. For all diseases
of the Throat and Lungs, , BoscHsg's Gxbhak
Stbdp has proven Itself to be the greatest disco v-
ery of its kind In medicine. . Every Druggist tn tills
country win tell you of its wonderful effect -Over
950,000 - bottles sold last yeas without a single
In this department we can exhibit
the most desirable fabrics and color
ings adapted to this market, such as
Black and Colored Summer Silks, Egyp
tian Cloth, "Satine Royal Brocades,"
Tervano Satine, Suitings, Melange Silk,
Bentley's Cloth, Evora Custom Cloth,
Silk Brocaded Grenadines, and Jap.
Silks, Black - Cashmeres of the very
best makes, Black all wool Delaine,
Tamise, Tamertlne, Australian Crepes,
and other mourning goods. Knicker
bocker suitings at 10c per yard; Black
and Colored Buntingand many other
desirable dress goods.
Our stock of these
must be seen to
In this line we can boast the greatest
variety of Novelties.
1.000 dozen. Plain. Bordered. Hem
stitched and White and Colored, from
5c. to 75c each.
Handsome all wool and Silk Basket
Broche Cloth, for ladies' and children's
sacks and salmons;, tnese we oner at
halt the cost of production. Handsom
est goods ever produced. Casslmeres,
Middlesex Flannels, Ac.
Carpets, in an endless variety of new
designs, at all prices. Rugs, Mats,
Crumb Cloths, sc.
L O T H I N G I
C L O T H I N
C L O T H I N
W. KAUFMAN & CffS.
GREAT REDUCTION IN PRICE.
Having determined to reduce our stock, we now
offer to the people of Charlotte and this section of
North Carolina, the largest, cheapest and most
beautiful and well selected stock
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WE HAVE EVXB OFFERED,
Consisting of U usual variety of MEN S. BOTS,
YOUTH'S AND CHILDREN'S
FOUND IN A FIRST CLASS HCUSE.
! All we ask Is that our friends and customers
will Rive us a call, as It will be to your interest, and
you will save from fifteen to twenty per cent on
your purchases. W. KAUFMAN & CO.,
springs uomer, unanone, a. u.
TOE WORLD'S STANDARD.
'For Sale Also,
PATENT ALARM MONEY DRAWERS
Coffee Mills, Spice Mills, and Store Fixtures Genel
The Improved Type Writer.
Oscillating Pump Co' 8 Pumps.
end for Circulars.
3H Broadway, New York
tW For sale by Leadlna Hardware Dealers
ept l-dtaww . '
Notice is hereby .given that un election will be
held on the first Monday in May. (being the 5th
day of the month), 1879, at the usual polling
places In the several wards of the city of Charlotte,
lor Mayor and a Board of Aldermen for said city.
Ward No. 1 Registrar, John L Elms.
Inspectors Dr. M. M. Orr, S. M. Howell. A. E.
Gray. - - : - '
Ward No. 2 Registrar, H. B.' Williams.
Inspectors John 1 Morehead, Dr. William
Sloan, A. B. Davidson.
, Ward No. 3 Registrar, B. P. Boyd.
Inspectors R. M. Oates, J. H. Carson, M. A.
..-. .....-.'."!.'.:,;, .
if. Ward No. 4 Registrar, B. P. Waring.
- Inspectors J. Y. Bryce, Rufus Barringer, R. B.
Alexander. . - .
- M. E, ALEXANDER, Sheriff.
- R R. SMITH,' Mayor.
March 28, 1879.-tde.
OFFICE OF WITTEOWSKY & BARTJCH,
CHARLOTTE, X. O, APRIL 3, 1879. '
Having long felt that Charlotte can and ought to be not only the whole
sale, but also theretall market for the greater portion of the Carollnas,
and believing that the public generally, and the ladies especially, will
fully appreciate an establishment where they may at all times find such
an assortment of all goods at such prices as will justify persons not only
from the immediate vicinity, but from a distance, in coming to Charlotte
to make their purchases, we have made the experiment of purchasing a
stock so complete as to Include all the latest novelties in every line of
goods, to the inspection of which we beg to invite your early attention. To
those who cannot find it convenient to come to Charlotte, we will at all
times be pleased to send samples and quotations of prices. You will
herein find a synopsis of our various Hue?.
We present this season to the trade as well as to consumers, an ele
gant assortment of Fine Black, Blue, and Brown Cloth and Diagonal suits,
Drab De Tae, Middlesex Flannels, Harrison Casslmeres, White Vests, Al
paeeas Coats, Linen suits, Dusters, In as nice goods and at as low prices
as can be found anywhere.
Has received Special attention, and deserves your notice.
MILLINERY ! MILLINERY !
This Department we have given our most careful attention, and believe
It complete, with the latest Parisian novelties. Including all the new
shapes In Hats, (together with the finest Trimmings, Artificials, Feathers,
Ornaments, Black English Crepes, Plain and Fancy Ribbons of every con
ceivable Bhade and color,) Leghorn Flats, Chip, Canton, Milan and trim
med Sailor and School Hats, at the lowest possible prices.
1 ,000 Ladles' Silk, Embroidered, Chenelle, and Lawn Scarfs at half
price. Call and examine for yourselves.
WITTKOWSKY & BARUClI.
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We are receiving goods dally,
complete about the 3d of April.
Our stock will be
PRICES VERY LOW,
STYLES HANDSOMER THAN EVER BEFORE.
We have a great may goods of our own manu
facture, and we are determined to hold up and
1 hen our reputation of being the
REPRESE N TATI VE,
Store of this section. We solicit a call from ev
L. BEBWANGER & BRO.,
Fine Clothiers and Tailors.
HORSE FOR SALE.
Sorrel horse. In prime condition, warranted
sound, kind and true tn all harness and under the
saddle. Price reasonable. Also saddle, bridle, Ac
Apply at office of undersigned, on premises of Mrs.
J. Fox, Trade street.
D. STUART LYON, M. D.
A beautiful Rifle Gun, made by Lamb A Son,
Jamestown, N. C. For particulars and price, apply
to CHA3. R. JONE
mary dw tf Observer Office.
The Bourgeoise and Minion type on which this
paper was lately printed. It was made by the old
Johnson: type foundry, of Philadelphia, and was
not discarded because no longer fit ior use, but on
ly because it became' necessary to use a different
stvle of troe. It will do eood service for several
years to come. It will be sold la lots to sot pur
chasers, and in fonts of 50 to l.OOOlbs, with or
without cases. Address . ubsjskv jsh, .
oct5 Charlotte-, N. C.
XTNDER and by virtue of a deed of trust execut
j ed to the undersigned by Chambers a Stegall,
recorded in book 19, pages 212. 213, 214 and
215, register's office of Mecklenburg county, I will
sell by public auction at the court house door in
the city of Charlotte, at 12 o'clock M, on the 7th
day of April, 1879, the following vehicles, horses,
and other articles of personal property:
One depot wagon (new), one clarence vehicle.
three phaetons, one double buggy, two single bug
gies, one spring wagon, one earryalL one, straw
cuttery two saacues ana prunes, tout sets oi ieaa
bars, many sou oi single ana aouoie namess. one
clock, twelve horses an trained and broken. -' -
Terms: , Cash., , BERRYMAN GREEN. , .
' 4. , -. -Trustee.:
By JONES ft JOHNSTON, Attorneys.
mar8 oaw tds . .
iyrriirMPRovED'. ,;.'V;V '
' CITY PROPERTY FOB SALE. ; '
Any person desiring to purchase a we3 improved
City Lot, House with nine rooms, and modem con
veniences, fine well of water, brick kitchen, within
Ave minutes walk of the public square, can be accommodated-by
decl8 THIS OFFICE.
In this department we have every,
conceivable fabric: Bishop and Victo
ria Lawn. Mull Muslins, Jones' soft
and finished Cambrics, Nainsooks,
both sheet and heavy Piques, la very
great variety of styles and prices. We
desire to call very especial attention to
the new fabric tn white goods, M Lenon
de Syre." a goods similar to Victoria
Lawn, but superior hi texture and wear.
Our White and Printed Linen Lawns
challenge their equal in this market
In endless styles and quantities,
our handsome Silk Mitts.
We have an immense variety at a low
cost, and offer them exceedingly cheap.
Every lady should have one, even in
midsummer, for evening service.
25 Pes. of the most novel and beau
tiful designs, 12c 15c, 18c., 20c,
25c and 50c per yard.
1 0-4 Bleached and Brown Sheetings;
N. Y. Mills, Utlca, Lowell. Wamsutta,
Ac. 500 pieces 4-4 Bleached Muslins
all the most popular make.
Linens 4-4 and White Dress-are
exceedingly low. and we shall offer
them to the trade at a very small ad
vance. ATEXcrmGcok 2O000sold1
The "Wild Adventures" and "Triumphs" of
STANLEY- in -AFRICA
This only authentic and copyrighted cheap edition
Is selling faster than any other book In , Amerioa.
Gives a full history of his "Down the onga"
AGENTS WANTED. For full particulars and
terms address HUBBARD BROS., Pubs., V huaaei
IN THE WORLD.
53,672 Superb English Books AT OUR PRICE.
75,276 New American Books AT YOUR PRICE.
112,726 Second-hand Books AT ANY PRICE.
Catalogue of General Literature Free.
LEGGAT BROTHERS, .
3 Beekman st, near New PbsfrOffice, New York.
Parson's Purgative Pills make new. Rich Blood,
and will completely change the blood In the entire
system in three months. Any person who will take
one pill each night from 1 to .12 weeks may be re'
stored to sound health, If such a thing be possible.
Sent by mall for 8 letter stamps. IS. JOHNSON
A CO., Bangor, Me.
is for lameness or weakness of the back, Rheuma
tism and all local aches and pains, the best reme
dy known. It was Invented to overcome the slow
action of the ordinary Porous Plasters. It relieves
pain at once, and cures where other plasters will
not even relieve. Sold everywhere by Druggists,
price 25 cents.
THE first of a series of lectures before the Cham
ber of Commerce of Charlotte will be delivered
on Thursday evening, April 3,at their rooms in the
Insurance Building, at 7.80 and which the busi
ness men and clerks of Charlotte are Invited to at
tend.' The subject selected Is manufactures: their
influence and advantages. R. N. TIDDY,
apr2 2t Secretary.
k nri tniA nxi-rim. " TaJrs mtw of the dimes and the
e cafe of 1
dollars will take care of themselves," should be re
memoerea. xnereiore wnen any one, wneiner
young or old, married man or -
W A NTS A
Beal luxury in the Cigar line, and does not wish to
give an extravagant price, let him by aU means
can at jrEiutl . u wui oe wen at we same tune
to bear in mind that there la the place also to
buy Crackers, Fruits, Candles, and such things as
please the old lady, young maiden or little -
GIRL. WITH THE
Of course yon can purchase whatever you want,
but PERRY'S Is. the place to get the best - ?
Rheum at is M
OR 'GOUT ,
ACUTE 0B CHRONIC
Manufactured only under the above .Trade-Mark
: - by the : -y-u y
EUROPEAN SALICYLIC MEDICINE CO., -
- Immediate relief ; warranted. Permanent eure
guaranteed. Now exclusively used by all celebrated
physicians of Europe' nd America,' becoming a
Staple, Harmless, and! Reliable Remedy on- both
continents. The -Highest .Medical r Academy of
Paris report 05-cures out of lOOcases within three
days. Secret The only dissolverof the poisonous
Uric Acid which exists in the Blood of Rheumatic
and Gouty Patients. S1.00 a box,? 6 boxer let
S5 00. Sent to any address on receipt of price.
Endorsed by physielanar 'Sold by all druggists, Ad
dress . , , WASHBURN EJc CO- -. ?
' nov7 OnlylmporteTB' Depot 23 Cllff-et;N. Y.
For sale y J. BL McADEN, Drngglstafi:'
feb 18 ly. i Charlotte, N. C.