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CHARLOTTE, N. C.v THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11, 1879.
S2 00 ' . .
2 10 - - ;
Oa Monday, December 8,
Our counters will be Twidad with new and beauti
ful goods. We nave never had such a display of
Tiiose wishing p'etty fhtngs for Christmas will do
well to call ou at. Dj its!; to see those oeautlful
A ni.-utfiMcmit dir!ay of liar
Bixps. A dan-1 oltptay of Tlrklsh
Tulies. A nj line o; Lame
seethe S.rtpel Kiaaue's for
doiw mock or Nuoia-.. humxis
MLsnes and Cull lri;i. Pa
Omarasiw for C!ji;s .vk'
icerchleN 'u Fancy
Neckwear. Ask to
Dresses. A tvemen-
mm'-js lor Ladles,
otery Looos and
Depart Teui -x". eve. bee-) set
very ia e itocfc, cheap and o
We wil' commcn'jeon Monday,
10 ciose oui o-ir stcc r or.
' j .h's market. A
. December 8th,
Cloaks anil Dolmans.
Great bargains will be ofered In this line.
CARPET DEPi RTMENT
Is the largest and best st ; ;ked in the State.
We have lots of pretty good and we want every -
wujr w tern aim tyse worn.
ALEX AS DEB & HARRIS.
l E (DO g
u M a.
50 a ft
J. T, ANTHONY,
' DEALER IN
Northern 4 Ice, Coal & Lambert
Having Jast received my supply ol Coal for the
nsulng season, I am prepared to fill all orders at
shortest notice. My stock Is the largest ever
offered on thls Market and embraces all the
various kinds lor Families', Foundries' and Smiths
"use. Persons who have formerly bougbt-from
vther Markets In car load lots-would consult their
interest by tiring me a call, before ordering else-,
where. Special contracts for Orders In cargo and
car load Jots. SJi'-- .
Ice on hand the year ttranaMrom first of" Octo
ber unUl (1st of May ne-t. lly cart will not run
on Sundays,! but WPP1 double quantities on
Saturday, It " V ,
I shall also continue the Lumber business and
keep full. stock on hand, together. with Lathes,
Shingles, - ' -
Bills cut to rdr on shortest notice, of any
j:i.-illty desired; Also estimates furnished on appli
cation at office, corner of Trade st. and N. C. R. R.
t7v- - J. T, ANTHONY,
r. a Bofc lS Charlotte, N. C .
J. KiHARDIN, agem,
G ZBAI COilHIS tfON MERCHANT
a nd rfeavt 6t Cigars, Tobaced; Graliv, Flour, Meal,
flutter, KB, Poultry, and all kinds of country pro-
Orders and conslgrrments Solicited. Grain sacks
ana priee fist furnished on application.
B. N. Smtth's old stand, Charlotte, N. C.
flrtj ma&sf l0tMn Sec
WB HATE JOST RECEIVED OUR FOURTH
100 Cloaks and Dolmans
Call and see the handsome :o: of Fld Tartan
B a'ds, Passamont le Tr"mmlis-i "f1 Sk Trimmings.
T. L. SEIGLE & CO.,
SYMPTOMS OF WORMS.
THE countenance is pale and lead
en-colored, with occasional flushes,
or a circumscribed spot on one or both
cheeks ; the eyes become dull ; the
pupils dilate ; an azure semicircle
runs along the . lower eye-lid ; the
nose is irritated, swells, and sometimes
bleeds ; a swelling of the upper lip ;
occasional headache, with humming
or throbbincr of the ears ; an unusual
secretion of saliva ; slimy or furred
tongue ; breath very foul, particularly
in the morning ; appetite variable,
sometimes voracious, with a gnawing
sensation of the stomach, at others,
entirely gone ; fleeting pains in the
stomach ; occasional nausea and vom
iting ; violent pains throughout the
abdomen ; bowels irregular, at times
costive ; stools slimy, not unfrequent
ly tinged with blood ; belly swollen
and hard ; urine turbid ; respiration
occasionally difficult, and accompa
nied by hiccough ; cough sometimes
dry and convulsive ; uneasy and dis
turbed sleep, with grinding of the
teeth ; temper variable, but generally
Whenever the above symptoms
are found to exist,
DR. C. McLANE'S VERMIFUGE
will certainly effect a cure.
IT DOES NOT CONTAIN MERCURY
in any form ; it is an innocent prepa
ration, not capable of doing tke slightest
injury to the twst tender infant.
The genuine Dr. McLane's Ver
mifuge bears the signatares of C.
McLane and Fleming Bros, on the
DR. C. McJLANE'S
are not recommended as a reinedy "for
all the ills that flesh is heir to," but in
affections of the liver, and in all Bilious
Complaints, Dyspepsia and Sick Head
ache, or diseases of that character, they
stand without a rival.
AGUE AND FEVER.
No better cathartic can be used prepar
atory to, or after taking Quinine.
As a sirop1? purgative they are un
equaled. A OF IMITATIONS.
The genuine are never sugar coated.
Each box has a red wax seal on the
lid, with the impression Dr. McLane's
Each wrapper bears the signatures of
C. McLane and Fleming Bros.
Insist upon having the genuine Dr.
C. McLane's Liver Pills, prepared by
Fleming Bros., of Pittsburgh, Pa., the
market being full of imitations of the
name McLane, spelled differently but
Ira CP CELEBRATED
9 the 8iewalk.
Here the publican walks with the sinner proud
And i.hn nHiwt n Ma
-And Hives walks in.the motley crowd
. n uu uuoiua, UJ JOWL,
And the daughter of toll, with her fresh young
As pure as her spotless fame,
Keeps step with the Woman who makes her mart
. in the haunt of sin and shame.
How lightly t 'ps the country lass
In the midst of the city's Ills,
As freshly pure as the dasied grass
That grows on her native hills!
And: the beggar, too, with his hungry eye,
And his lean, wan face and Ci Jtch,
Gives a blessing the same to the passer-by
As lie gives hJm life or much.
When T"me has beaten the world's tattoo;
na in aussy amor aignt,
Is treading with e?holess footsteps through
The gloom of rhe silent night.
How many of these shall be daintily fed
And shall sink to slumber sweet.
While many wl'l go to a sleepless bed,
And never a crumb to eatt
Ah met when the hours go joyful by,
How UtUe we stop to heed
Our brothers' and sisters' despairing cry
In their woe, their bitter need ! 1
Yet such a wo-id as the angels sought
This world of ours we'd call.
If the brotherly love that the Father taught
Was felt by eash for e'
o nsv.il v Ai i o ,s.
Gen. Butler Is "I'd io be an c e and revenous
reader ol Frenc uoveis. -
They say Jay God 1j now'a b'gsr maa than
old Croesus." an. cor.i.
The lew Yot-k t-tar thinks lnd;gest!on Is at the
bottom Om. A s siji-ii; of sectionalism. In that ease
It U plain that tue fepubl'.can leaders eat a street
carmine ior o noer every aay 1
53te queen's bench prison, where so many eml
nent men have been confined, and which has
been made famous by D'c'iens and other authors,
.has .been handed over foi dest-uctiou. and In the
course of a few weeks notbi ig wi-l remain of this
large pile bat us inie-es; ngrem.niscences.
A returned New Ca'edonian met Victor Huso the
other day and c-:ed to him: 'How goes it, you
grayuiai'sa oia cus7" iiugo cuicnea at the welk
in fora.thunderrbjlt. '"You g'sy-oaired old cus-
roaianor uie people s iiDe.i es!' tne man con
cluded. ugo ej) oraoea mm n-ta eu jsion.
A.hot buckwheat cake t Ui.t away v, in more
butter, at 4lKcents per pound, t an any other eat-
aDie thing or i.a se. Korean ue Doa ii'Dg house
Keeper econom-ze oa Daicer Dy the use of moiassss.
The hungry boarder may swim his buckwheats in
a sea of golden syrup, but be will at the same
time load them down to he guards with Goshen
A stool backbone is as essential' to nhraicsl
health as to po!-Uca? consistency. . For weakness '
o' the uacc sod disorders or the liver and kid-'
ney. iue tonic and moderate dietetic action of the
Bitters s he one thing needful. Remember that'
the 8 jomaca 1' the mainstay of every other organ
aod that by invigorating the digestion with this
preparation, the spina! column and all Its depen-,
denotes are strengthened." , . ., .
For Hosterter's ilmanoc for 18S0 applyjto drog
glf and dealers generally.
Dec. 1. lm.
The Financial Question and tue Ite
publican. Plau of Aelion JVatonal
Republican Coiumillcc -I'ay of
. TTl&rklialH, Sec.
Special Dispatch to the Baltimore Sun.
THE FINANCIAL QUESTION.
Washington, Dec. 8. The commit
tee which was appointed by the Repub
lican caucus last Tuesday to propose a
plan ot action tor the party with refer
ence to the financial legislation that
has been or will be proposed has had
several meetings, and is ready to report
i,o the caucus. The committee consists
of Senators Morrill, Conkling, Hamlin,
McMillan, Booth, Kirkwood, Logan
and Carpenter. The committee has, as
already stated, decided unanimously,
with the exception of Senator Morrill,
to recommend that the Republicans in
Congress, as a party, oppose all legisla
tion whatever, the passage of which
wili affect the present financial status
of the count jy. They will report that
even the agitation of the subject must
disturb, and may damage, the commer
cial Drosnentv tnat is now Deins emov
ed, and that no sort onegislatiorr, "pro
posed, or un proposed, anecting the
finances could improve the present
monetary condition. This report re
ceives the assent ot all the committee
except Senator Morrill, of Vermont,
who wiu recommend, as a minority an
immediate attack upon the legal-tender
quality or the government notes and
the adoption of a plaa for their future
retirement. Senators Conkling and
Hamlin, of the committee, agree to the
report, although both of them favor
Senator Morrill's views, as far as the
greenback is concerned. The legisla
tion that the committee opposes in
cludes not only the Bayard resolution,
and other measures relating to the
greenback, but also all silver legislation
the Warner unlimited coinage bill,
the redemption of trade dollars, and
kindred propositions. The recommen
dations of the caucus committee will
without doubt, be adopted by the lie
publicans, and their policy in Congress
for the session will be opposition to all
action on the finances. As the Demo
cracy is widely divided in the Senate
on financial questions, and the Repub
licans have the balance of power, the
action of-the Republican committee, if
approved by Ihe full caucus, will be of
great importr. nee if the Democrats at
tempt any positive action. For this
reason the friends of Gov. Hendricks
are to-night claimiag that the wisdom
of the do-nothing pol'cy on the finances,
as advocated by them, is abundantly
demonstrated. The finance committee
of the Senate meets to-morrow, and the
Bayard resolution will probably be
taken up, but the Republicans will op
pose its consideration, and with Beck
and Voorhees, who are opposed to it,
will carry the point.
NATIONAL REPUBLICAN COMMITTEE.
A New York member of Congrers
has received information that Governor-elect
Cornell has wvicteo his resig
nation as a member of the national Re
publican committee, and that the Conk
ling interest is being exerted to secure
the appointment of ex-Congressman T.
C. riattin the place of Mr. Cornell.
The withdrawal of Mr. Cornell from
the committee changes veiv much the
situation i n regard to the chai rmanship,
made vacant bv the. death ot the late
Senator Chandler. The gentleman se
lected to succeed Mr. Chandler on the
committee belongs to what is known as
the anti-Chandler wingof the Michigan
Republicans. In the meeting. Oj: the
national committee on the 17to instant
the Question of the cha-vmanship and
of the place for holding the next na
tional convention wUl be the subject of
animated and protracted discussion.
The three places to be most prominent
ly pressed upon the committee are Phil
adelphia, Indianapolis and Chicago.
The Blaine men on the committee, who
claim that they are in the majority,
PAY OF UNITED STATES MARSHALS.
A Democratic member of the com
mittee on appropriations said to-day
that the delay of the committee in mak
ing appropriations for the marshals,
who were not provided for last session,
was entirety intentional, as the commit
tee desired to wa'fc untd the lUa'ted
States Supj-eme Court bad rendered its
decisions in what are known as the
Baltimore and Cincinnati "election
cases," which involve the constitution
ality of the Federal election laws au
thorizing the appointment of deputy
marshals on election days.
.TCew Tlp.rnfi Nutshell: The Keuse
"Manufacturing Company's cotton mills.
were sold satuxiay. Alter consiuera
ble spirited bidding, the property; was
knocked off to Thos. A; Green, George
Witfc,.,wh6 already owned, (the larger
portion of the tock. a W& learn that the
rovlUl be. jHi m compleieoraer and.
tta5t;win.coAUhue work :giV)hsr, em
ployment to a large number of ropera-tives.
The Midgets are creating a sensation
A $150 burglary was committed in
Wilmington Tuesday night.
Mr. Don Mitchell and Miss Carrie
Carr, of Oxford, were married last
Monroe has contributed about fifty
dollars to the Orphan Asylum within
the last two weeks.
- The Grand Lodge of Masons has
made an appropriation of $2,000 for the
re-establisnnrentoi the Orphan's Friend
W. B. Farrar, of Greensboro, has in
vented a water wheel, which has been
tested and found to fte a decided suc
cess. . f
Dr. J. F. K ng, a p"pno'ne..'tphy?'tc':'n
oi Wilmington, who Iihs been some
time in New York, d'et the e Scnday
night, aged 50 year's.
Dr. Chas. Phillips, o the State Uni
versity, has gone to New York for med
ical treatment. He is still as cheerful
as evet but very much of an invalid.
An attempt was made by inoendia
ries to set fire to the machine shqps of
P. J.. Mangum, of Durham, but the
flames were discovered in time to pre
vent a conflagration.
Im Wilmington' daring the month of
November 38 pet-sons aied, the number
of whites and clacks' being exactly the
same, and each belnT g males and 10
females; 9 adults aii 10 child en.
The Eobesonlan i ecbrds the death of
Col. N. A. McLean, a distinguished cit
izen or Lumberum, And remarks that
"one of the brightest j atellects which
the county of Robeson ever produced
is no more.
In the Moravian chu' eh at Salem, on
the 4th of December, at 4 o clock . m
Dr. S. J. Mootakue, formerly of Vake
Forest, was married to Miss Ella,
youngest daughter of Judge D. H. Stai-
buck.ot vV'QSton, Rev. ii. A. Rondtha
Goldsbovo Mesjenfjer : A capital stow
appeais on our fiVst page to-day, entitled
"The Deserted, snip. we are 'iioeuted
."or it to the famjliar pen of our Ci-end
Capt. Appletou Oaksmith, of Csrteret,
and the su): v is as t' ue to i: "e a3 Rob
Raleigh Observer : General Johnstone
Jones writes that he cannot possibly be
here in less than two weeks. He is still
in the University Hospital at Philadel
phia. He receives many courtesies at
the hands of Gen. Latta and Coi s Snow
den and Bonaffon of the Pennsylvania
Raleigh Observer: Judge Avery will
hold the Superior Court during the
month of January, and Judge Gudger
will hold it during February. The
term will begin with the new year and
continue for six or seven weeks. The
dockets, civil and criminal, are heavy,
but not unusually so.
A young man, claiming to be from
Petersburg, has been committing for
geries in Wilmington, under the name
of J. E. Whitehurst He is described
as beiug five feet six inches high, dress
ed in dark brown cneck shirt, black
coat, black javeteoatnd round, stiff,
black hat ; hap a father" fed face, small,
black moustache, slight hair-lip on left
side of the mouth, and is addicted to
Ner Yor'-: i.
Most of tho Baptist preachers agreed
yesterday that to pi each other men's
sermons under pretence that they are
their own, is dishonest, and some of the
brethren went so far as to call the prac
tice stealing. A result of the discussion
has been the -disco very that very many
plagiarJzed sermons are preached. Some
times the exact language is appropriat
ed, as well as the thoughts and argu
ments, but of tener the discourses are
rewritten. Many rural clergymen find
their burdens materially lightened by
subscribing to a weekly publication
which contains abstracts' of sermons
preached by the most noted of New
York and Brooklyn pulpit orators. In
each number are half a score of ser
mons skilfully divided into heads,
which any preacher of average intelli
gence can stjin out into a forty-minute
discourse. The sermons cover such a
wide range of topics that, by running
through a few back numbers, a subject
appropriate to almost any occasion may
be found. The editor of this sheet,
which has a large circulation, employs
two or three reporters, and also obtains
abstracts of sermons from clergymen
The Effect of the No ih Carolina Ne
Wasb. Cor. Bleb roond Dispatch.
The fact that the negroes from North
Carolina en route to the Western Prom
ised Land stopped here ha3 been the
means of attracting the attention or the
whole country to the movement, and
eliciting from Republican as well as
Democratic sources a good deal C in
form at on ih regard to the treat nent
and condition of the colored people of
the Siutof .Hon Joseph. Martin, Re
publican member of the House from
North Carolina, says that the move
ment will Tb6 highly injurious to the
colored race, and that those who are
encouraging it are making a fatal mis
take. . The .negroes n bis section, he
savs, are well treated and have work.
Their personal rights, as a rule, are re
spected, and they have advantages of
schools and churches. He knew of no
ostracism of white men on account of
rnliiifs Mr. Cobh. of Indiana, thinks
this movemerk is bound, to fail, because
the negroes are not suited to the coun
try, and are taken there in a way and
for a purpose that excites the indigna
tion and opposition of the citizens ot
The Dealb List of Congress
Death has been pretty busy with the
members , elected-, to the Forty-sixth
Congress,' Congressman Lay, of Mis
souri, being tne jourtn wno nas aiea.
Alexander Smith, who was elected from
the twelfth New York distiict, died on
the night of bis election. The seat was
vacant all of "the extra session. Waldo
Hutchins was reeeutly sworn in as his
successor. Gustav Schleicher, o f Texas,
died last Spring, and was succeeded by
Columbus u psonj riusn tjiarK, or lowa,
died duriftff the extra session., His suc
cessor is W. G. Thompson. ;
Mothers 11 others !! Slot Vers 11!
J son d&u&edTai "n&ht KBdifcokeu of i rour
lest by a fii(X child. Ruffe -t-jg an) eryins wth the
cac uc'mtius pa:a , cntt'ns leeth t U s, go at
ooce and get a bottle of MBS i WiNSLOWs
SOOTHING SYRUP Alt will relieve the poor littl
sufferer rmmenlalelyj-depend upon 1 : there Is no
mistype anouw .u xne not a mourer ou earra
who has ever used 4t who will not tell youatouee
thai, t will regulate Ihe bowels, and give rest to ihe
mo' he?, and Mile and health to Jft& child, op&ar
lug like magic. .. It .la-. perfectly safe to use In all
cases, and pfteasabtthe lasie, and Is toe pic,
8ctpkn of one of ihe oldest and best physicians
and nurses la the United States. -Sold eveiywhere.
23 cents a bottle. "
A YICTOEY WON !
When a noble deed la performed, a great battle fought, an Important assembly convened, thenceforth the place ot their occurrence becomes fa
mous. The same result follows whenever a great enterprise Is originated or carried on. This holds true In commercial experiences; certain portions
of a city become known as the centre of Important enterprises. The history of our house Is a practical Illustration ot this fact, for who does not
know that the
OPBEA HOU8E BLOCK
Is the best place ki the City to purchase
Clothing and General Furnishing Wear!
And this is because we have made It so to all by offering greater Inducements than any othei house.
Since we have occupied the abirre premises our business has grown Immensely, attributable to our entirely new productions In &moAlmItd to
rlety, the careful taste displayed in selections, the faultless fit obtained, with the greater advantages of lower prices through the ' njlVmSX '
establishes us permanently at the head of our profession and characterizes the "Opera Bouse Block" beyond rival the CENTRE OF CIOTBIH V.
E. D. LATTA & BRO.
In large quantities, best styles and lowest prices, at
L. BERWANGER & BRO'S.
A new and fresh line of Boys' Clothing, Just received at
L. BERW ANGER & BRO'S.
Broken Suits at half their value, at
L. BERWANGER & BRO'S.
500 Pairs of all wool Job Pants at $2.50, $3.00 and $3.50, worth $5.00 a pair, at
L. BERWANGER & BRO'S.
Only First-Class Goods Sold in Our House.
The enterprise of manufacturing our Fine Clothing ourselves, makes our house beyond any doubt
THE MOST RELIABLE CLOTHING HOUSE IN THIS MARKET.
We Invite the public to call and see for themselves.
Fine Clothiers and Tailors.
CS 3La O
LADIES AEE RESPECTFULLY INVITED TO INSPECT OUR (THIS SEASON)
WITTKOWSKY & BARUCH
tie MMWuj mm i
FACTS ARE STUBBORN THINGS, BUT FACTS ARE FACTS.
The Liveliest Place in Town is
imp mt he frail !
And when you want to save dollars in buying CLOTHING, come to Springs' Corner, where you will get nmt and be3t
for your money. We believe in
LARGE SALES AND LITTLE PROFITS.
. - NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY
Men's and Boy's Clothing, at Springs' Corner.
x BT COME AND SEE
W. KAUFMAN & CO.,
Cheapest and Best Clothing Hoose,
Comer of Trade and Tryon Streets.
CHHTF1 6d QRIER,
S&8ffltf FANCY AND HEAVY GROCERIES,'
SninLKiwtftrtaa, Split Paas, Chocolate, Flavoring Kttraets, Potted Meats, Cream Cheese, Choice 'Goshen Butter. A full llae of Cann
edoSvlveaetaJMos, Fruits Oysters, Salmon, Lobsters. Oscm, Condensed Milk, As., all ot which are JEresh and cholc Foreign atiJ D junastlo Pick.
taMntai and onazaSon buoltets. Oar Una of Tms and Coffees cannot ba excelled in the city. Wa call spaolil attention to oar Pjtsat Process Flour, a
f5 of which we will sell at very LOW PaiCBS IN OBDSft TO IXPaODOCS IT. To the Wttolesile Train wa offer a lara and weU selected stock
goowtoutow as onn hn hmiiht In aay muet. CUy and country consumers will And It to snelr Inter to call on tu bdfora porohwing elsewhere.
J N.B. We nave a splendid WagoaYar la tha rear of oar'storTfor the use of our country friends. ' ' ;
-7 :;;--7-SCHIFF &G
Havfogtecomfr interested in the 'firm of Sctitff & Grikr, I respectfully and cordially invite my oH rriendsand H8.
tomers to caU and see me when they want goo4a in my line t iiirr. THOS. GRlEBv ,