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vO LOME XXXIV.
CHARLOTTE, N. C,, THURSDAY, JUNE 10, 1886.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
BUCK : GOODS,
The following re
duct ion in prices has
teen . made on the
goods offered below:
42 hu h all woolt nnns Telling 'at 45c worth 60c
34 - t
' Moire Cashmere
Take advantage of
these prices, as the
goods are' offered
much below ' their
T. L. SEIGLE
First UaliQial" M EniMim,
South Tryon Street, - --j-, Charlotte, V. C.
Ladiea'jMisses'and Childrc n's
BUTTON, CONGRESS & !ACE SHOES,
Uente' Fine Hand-Made and Mayilbe Sewed
BOOTS, BUTTON AND LAJSIC BALS,
BOYS' AIWO VUT,
FINK BOOTS AND SH0K8 Q9 tU. GRADES
' GENTS' FJN&
Silk; Soft and Stiff Hats,
UMBRELLAS OF ALL KINDS,
SHOB BLACKING AND BRUSHES,
Alma Polish for Lakes', Fine hoes.
5tock al way 8 kept lull and
. up to the demand. v
ORDERS BT HAIL OB KXPRBS3
. ATTKNPBD TO.
- " " - - expect a new arrival of
! i, . At 8 cents per yard, ; ' ,
MONDAY OR TUESDAY.
- . ' Qtherattractioni will be offered, -
E. iL. iKEESLEfr&'COr
SOCCBSaOBS TO AU5XANDBB HABBIS.
A H0REIBLE 0EDEAL.
TnE STORT OP A YOUff G GIRI.
who ; was horribly
BURNED BY A SEA OF
ICE CREAM SALOON
Opened for thaaeason. Ice Qrearri and Water Jces furnishe4 to familes and
parties on ghort notice " . - - .
Fresh Bread, Cakes and Pies '.Daily,
t.l : int nf Potted ! Meats. : Canned Fruity Pickles,
Crackers, &c. Also, Imported and Domeitic Confectionery. . .
. Successor to Mayer & Rwa. , ' .-
1 t I ...
CATAWBA CO, V :
Tiiii Jiutly celebrated waterln? plwe 1 now
opn fur the accommodation ol tSie pub ! - mH
tie Bulldlnifs nave been efeefc-d. a1"
have been rtfltced aad relurnlflhed wtth-aew r
"'inS" management promise t Hft
possible. HBu tUe table l be suppUed ikttb tbe
best ibat Ue market afforJs. . :
THR MEDlOATi PROPERTIES OF
THE WATERS UNRIVALED
Vor DUeases of the Ll?er, Drsnepila. Rteumftpm.
bUitr an-4 NerT.ms Prostration, and a Heanmer
Location not to be lound. , ' .
BATBT HOUSES I OJIPLE I E.
r i oi ori..n Mulnhnr. and Turkish
Hrvrad Medtoted Baths, when o
ah amnunieDU asuallT kept at first elasa w"a-
ie,lnS Places. m g Q Er;U0TXi
B. B. WADDKLL WIKK. - Proprietor.
Managers. , r
Hewwrented and. rent collected, in th . .
Advertised tree olcnarge.; ; - -
nntrnn E.1AL EZTAT3 ASnTCT
Are now o. en for the ieeep'1-in of visitors.
ire M miles west of Chwlotf , 3 miles from 9het
bi. N, C and only I role from Carolina Cental
Railvfav. wheie a n"w dnpot hia been eretile.1 and
beautifully tttuea for tue oeneai ot . .
Yifltois I): iii! rts.
Plenty of I e seenn d tor the season, -
COLD MOT B AT US.
-A good string band has been employed for the
Tbe table wfll be furnished with the very bast,
the market affords. . - ' '
Backs wtu te at the Springs station on the ar.
tor further Information address
jviiiiufe Description of a Delicate
and Elaborate Surgical Opera
tlon-A lear's Time Consumed
JT tlie Surgeons, but Success
Crowns Tbeir EffortsA Case
Replete --with .: Interest to the
World at tarRC, as Well as
New York Special to ClscInneU Bnalrer.
It was about a year ago that Minnie
Lawton, the ten year old daughter of
Robert Lawton, the foreman of Mon
roe & Co.'s foundry, .went tripping
along gayly one Saturday morning
near the noon hour on her way to
the shop with her father's dinner all
neatly put up in a willow basket;
Her heart wad i
LIGHT' AND MERRY. t L"
She. was a bright little thing, ; and
nothing pleased her eo well as" when
Saturday ': came.: and i there was no
Bchool. - so that she could carry the
elements of strength to herfather:
But in a moment more that gay and
bappy-tieart was fluttering ' perhaps
in paroxysms of death,and her pretty
young L tace was contorted by the
moBt horrible pangs of agony. ..'i -, -
Wheushe got to . the foundry th
doors were wide open, ; and she hur
ried in to go to the office, : where her
father usually met her . There were
hundreds of busy men around, and
while some were working in the sand
fashioning the moulds, others were
swiftly moving about with the heavy
ladles and pots of liquid fire l As she
was going past the cupola it was
tapped, and a million stars, like new
bom stars, flashed for a second and
were gone. Little Minnie was fasci
natod by the beautiful sight, and for
got her errand. She stood ; close by
the cupola, and her bright eyes
sparkled with delight." Her hands
twitched as if she would like to catch
the' jumping spots of ligbt, and when
a large pot had been filled with the
heavy molten iron, she still stood, by
lo see the men with brawny arms
pick it up and carry it away. With
a slow powerful strain they lifted the
pole by tbe long handle, . two men at
each end, and moved, away with it
slowly. One of the menodded to'
Minnie as they moved near to her,
and epoke a pleasant word, u As bis
head was turned for a moment he
did not see where he was going, and
fell over a large, iron flask that lay
in the path. ; He balf fell, tried to
catch his balance, and in his struggle
-the handle was twisted suddenly out
of his hand and the pot' of iron was
upset. The white hot metal spattered,
" LIKE A FLASH
over the moist sand. And Minnie?
The poor little. thing was caught in
the"" "ruahinjp." iron, and . piercing
screams r?nt the air. Several work men
rushed to Minnie, and many: a
tear fell down the grimy;, cheek as
they tenderly picked her. up and car
ried her to the office. -: ' l
She was unconscious, but her body
writhed : with torture. When the
iron struck her she fell, and jumping
at the : same , time, her body was
thrown so that the upper part was
uninjured, save by, burns from the
small pieces of flviog metal. Her
feet aDd theef t leg were in a horrible
condition, " and the flesh could be
pet-Jed off tbe bone with but little
trouble . The right leg was compar
ativejy unhurp, but when they took
her to the Mount Sinai Hospital, the
bouse surgeon examined, the fright
ful burns, and. sadly said that , she
oould not live as the shock" to her
system would be too great for her
body to stand. But she did not die.
Th&a nrna o nrcr t i m A t.fiAt. aha hnnff
so low ana waverea in tne oaiance
that it seemed as if she would die
every b,our. be was kept tender the
jnfluenjse of opiates to xleade.n the
naiD. and the wounas were treated
antiseDtically. and after a time there
was a change, though nareiy percep
tioie at nrgi, anu aeu sqo jsrew a,
tle stronger, abd the wounds began
to Jieai. it was siow worxy we : ro
cess or. ; neanng - eitenamg ovey
rnonths, and the most earful watch
was kept to prevent diooq poisoaing
She was reduced to -
A MERE SKELETON,
but such tenacity of life is rarely ever
seen. - k
Finally all the wounds ;wer closed
save the lef t lg. jqu toe inside of
whieh there w&f a plape about .six
inphes long - ryinmug upwardi from
just aoove tne ansie, tnai was ODsti
nate in the extreme, would not "heal:
and kept up a constant an deb.ilU
tatme discnarge, inis would kui
the patient it 't continued, as. tne
blood would De anectea i sooner or
later, and some measure had to be
deyiged to ;4 natuye m effecting the
cure. - It was determined: to try-a
plastic operation. Before trying Off
a large scale small : pieces of skin
were cut - from; Minnie's arm : and
planted upon the raw flesh of 5er leg,
Thev took root and became fast. ; Be:
ing 8atisned tnati tnere was- a gooa
chance of success for, tbe mam. opei?a
tion, she was taken to the operatiog
room ana placed unaer; ine muaence
of ether. Then the entire ulcerated
surface of the left legwas scraped
with a knife .and all the . irritating
nnbstance8 m the form- of decayed
flesh end pus were taken away. "Both
legB being held close together, space
was marKeu ne Tigus
rectly opposite the wound.: with; a
aham knife the attending surgeon
made two parallel incisions m the
right leg, following the shape of the
wound and running it a little longer.
At the top of these incisions anfither
- - . T A v. m fin e T K Am anil.
then tbe entire akin, with a 'j.
THN LATfEB OF FLESH -ijv
was delicately dissected -up, until ; a
flap was made about seyen inches
long. -This waS iieit attacoeu Jto tne
leg at : the I bobtom.;The :two Hags
being brought together, this flap was
in id iinnn the raw. ; Q uivering flesh in
the left lee. and-cut ahdadiusted ko
fit the wound. While the legs wei-e
held in .this position,: narrow strips
of ; sticking plaster A were wound
around them, and ; then bandages
which bad been prepared with plaster
of , paris were run between and
around the legs in '. such a manner
that when the ulaater hardened they
would be held as firmly as if encased
in stone. The wound was left uni
covered save with antiseptic dress-
inrs. eo as it could be watched, c
.. Where Jthe two pieces of. flesh were
united, there avaa coneiderabls sluS
ine for a time,, and then the new
piece of flesh, took hold aa if it be
longed there, it was dressed care
fully, and wherever the flesh decayp d
it was cut off. So that the legs might
uub ue movea mey were- held sus
pended by -an ingenious -contrivance
which took all the strain off tbe mus
cles in the loins After three weeks
the bandages were removed ; and it
was found that there had been per
fect union of the flesh, and that
everything presented a healthy ap
pearance. - The , flap was then cut
loose from the right leg and trimmed
off to fit properly,- and . everything
went on swimmingly. There being n
cicatrical " tissue on the right leg
where the skin had been taken from;
it rapidly closed up, and had even
healed before the new calf that' had
been manufactured was pnrrect In
about six week from the time of the
operation Minnie was walking around
the wards and 1 recovering : her
strength -rapidly. She wenti away
from the hospital a few days ago, af
ter nearly a year's residence, feeling
no wor-e for an exchange of calf, and
when dressed there is only a slight
limp- to mark the ordeal through
which she had passed, v . i
BEECHEK EXPECTED TO DIE.
Be Thinks that ne. Will Be Car.
ried of f by ahApopIeetic Stroke
i Bef are Long. j .
- New York, June 5.-Henry -Ward
Beecher is seriously ill, and - will
preach a week from tomorrow what
he firmly, believes will - be; bis , last
sermon m ..fly mouth church, lie
expects to die of an apoplectic stroke
oetore long. " That has .been his con
viction for a year, and he has talked
it to his intimate friends repeatedly.
In so thinking be has been mfluenc
ed by his physical temperament,; his
failing health, his old age and his
family tendencies. In conversation
on the subject he has been cool, calm
and cheerful, but utterly hopeless of
surviving; the year. Deacon John
Howard, his closest personal friend
and constant companion, recently
called a meeting of the Plymouth
deacons and spoke to them of their
pastor's feebleness. - It had been
Beecher s annual custom to continue
preaching until the end of .July, and
then take a vacation extending-' well
into September, on acount of recur
rence of hay fever early in the
autumn. But Deacon Howard repre
sented that the venerable clergyman
would navo to stop worK at once or
break "down at ' it. . His nafarally
8rQg constitution was - eviaBntly
givmg way to age s inhrmittes, and
premonitions of apoplexy were mani
fest. " The deacons voted unanimous
ly ; that a vacation ought to begin at
once and last until t October. The
trustees, in whom the powerj really
rests, have now agreed to that pro
position, and last evening the matter
was laid before the congregation for
approval. Mr. Beecher, has decided
to go to Europe on June I7th, ao.
companied by his wife. He hopes
that Gladstone will appeal J to xh&
voters of England in an election for
indorsement of his Home-Rule for
Ireland policy, in which case he will
take the stump for him. His; ad vis-.
ers adjure him to -do no spe king
abroad, but to rest entirely,! but he
says tnat poiiticar oratory in ng-
land would be recreation, and be has
already written ta Gladstone, with
whom he has for twenty years been
in occasional correspondence, tend
ering his services should they, be
desired. He trunks that such em
ployment would help rather that
hinder nim- in health, and he - is
thought to be ambitious .to make his
mark once more a an orator before
he dies. - - 1 ..
.This powder never varies. A marvel of purity,
Wrench and wholesomeness. More economical
than the ordinary kinds, and cannot be sold in
competition with the multitude of low test, short
weight, alum or phosphate powders. Sold only
n cans. Wholesale br.
. ' SPRINGS & BUBWKLL, v
: Jan20awly ; - . Charlotte, N. C.
To the VICTOR the
rre-emmnl in every higher quatttj, the
HANAN SHOE has become the recognized standaul
ioi fine wear among ditcnminating gentlemen. . :,
For sale by;-;
E. KAN KIN A BRO., '
. Charlotte, N. C.
' - ana -
C. ' f
OPPOSING TOE TRANSFER.
Is the BEST constructed and
j3 finished Turbine In tbe world.
. S Tested Dercentaees. with nart
3r an( fUn mte drawn, equal to
any other wbeel. E&New pamphlet sent tree by
BURN HAITI IIKOK , YOKH, PA.
4 t l 4 -i L IS IS 4U
Ton are allowed a free trial qf fhirty'days of the'
nse of Dr. Dye's Celebrated Voltaic Belt witn
ElectrlQ Suspensory Appliances, lor the speedy
relief and permanent cure of Kervoua Debility, loss -of
Vitalitf.UTtd Manhood, and all kindred troubles.
Also -for many other diseases. Complete restore
tlou to Health. Vigor and ilanhood guaranteed.
No rbik Is incurred, ninstaated pamphlet iatealed
muetbope mailed free, by addressing
VOLTAIQ BELT CO., Maxaliall.lliei.
Always SaTe and always sure. Ladles' Belief
Pills (.itumthly) and Toadies' Dvspppsia Pills(pjtre
Jt cents) by mail. BK0V DSVO CO.. Covington, Ky
nna Whiskey ITab
its cured at home with
out pain. Book of par
ticulars sent FREE.
B. M. W00LLET, M. D.
Atlantsu tin ofli; .
654 Whitebail Streeu -
O O O 0 0 El P
John V. Calhoun Make a State-
ment In ttae Richmond and West
Point Matter. : - - f
John: C. Calhodn, one of the com
mittee representing stockholders of
the Richmond, and "West Point Tera
minal Company, --who approve, the
proposed transfer for an inadequate
consideration of a large amount of
securities owned by tbe cotnpany tQ
tbe Kichmond and Lianyille Kauroad,
made a statement: Monday, . setting
iortn tne lacts in we case, l -
It appears that tbe Riohmon.d and
Danville a-few weeks ago purchased
from the West loint Terminal Uom
pany 4,110 second mortgage Western
NortU Oarojina bonds, 8 1, 680 shares
preferred and 31,630 shares common
b toe It western jNortn; jarolina Kab
road, 100 first mortgage. , bocds a,nd'
1,000 : shares capital stock of the
KnoxviUe: and Augusta ftailroad, 10
snares 'preferred and 10,000 shares
common stock Columbia land Green-,
yiue Railroad, 13,024 shares common
stock Charlotte, Columbia and Au
gusta Railroad, 3,0QQ shares common
stocK Kichmond and. MecKienDurg
RaiiroaH, 3,tl80 shares common stock
AsheVille and Spartanburg Railroad,
and au. mteresc m .tne yxrord . and
Henderson Railroad : Company. ' The
price "paid or these securitiea was
$3. SOOjOOQ of the capital gtock of the
West Point Company. By yielding
up this ecocjjr tbe Jtficnmond and Lan
ville loses. jts control of the West
Point Oonipany but obtains posses
sion of a lot of valuable securities. It
is stated that most of the stocks and
bonds sold : to the Kichmond and
pan villa are in the hands of the Cen
tral Trust ijompany,' pioagea to se
cure a loan of $8,600,000. - The" secu
rities cannot be delivered utitil this
loan is paid: : The committee secured
an injunction preventing tne airecx
ors ot the two roads from nroceedina,
The securities pledgeS td the Central
rrygt yonipany nave a nominal vaiua
of f33.Ouo.ouu and an actual value or
111,000,000. Tbe committee is there
fore anxious to prevent their sale" to
the Kichmond ard uanvuie tor an
inadeauate consideration:. Tbe com-
- . . . ...... i . t
mitteeqelieYesitseit ) ne master oi
the situation." but hopes to be able to
effect a settlement without long' and
:TrUk of a SaBcball Catchr
Ballplayers in Pittsbnrg are talk
ing about the smart young catcher
ot - an amateur ciuo. w no .. . was . re
markable for catching many batsmen
out on; foul tips, even when the bat
didn't ssem to strike within three or
four inches of the ball. 1 An invest)
ration revealed that the catcher bad
. i ji - 1
a gum Dana attacnea w. nis gioye.
and when "he desired to foul out a
man he would raise the band with
one fiheer. and when' the ball passed
under tne ; oat release v i. iue
band would snap against the glove,
-and all within hearing would heat a
supposed foul tip. j - '
. ' V " ' " " i
Positive Care for Plies. , v
' TnthA iwnnlAnf this enrmtr WA Would say We
tin hiwi oiwn the unncr of Dr. Marchlsl's Italian
Pile Ointment emphatically guaranteed to e are or
money refunded Internal, external, blisd, bleed
ing or llcniDg puna, race nss. iwj uiii
For sale by L. E. Wrlston, druggist, Charlotte
PECK'S PATE! IMPROVED CUSHIONED EAR DRUMS
nKTOCfVK EifruKK tub HitAHixo and perform, the work of tbe
aturil drum." Inviiibleromfortable and always In positioft AH
flonvenntioa mnd even whispers heard distincUy. Seno foUhistratef
book with tostiratnials pREEs Address or all n, x. rti&VUA,
849 Broadway, New York, Mention tuls pPy : . '
At this uniform price our entire
stock of untrimmed Straw Hats.
, , FORMBRL SOLD AT ' .
40 cents and 50 cents
Our entire stock of
At this uniform price our entire
stock of untrimmed Straw Hats.
. FORMERLY SOLD AH-
65 cents and 75 cents
j. ' ;.j;':-: .AT . ::
42 Cents Worth 75 Cents
Per bunch of 3 tips.
98 Cents Worth 1.75
. Per, bunch of 3 tips.
IPlQmes! it One lalf fheir Actaal Valne.
At proportionately low prices.
DOWN WITH PRICES!
Whilst goods are still in demand.
NOTE imm. BEMCTI0MS:
1 - -
A pair for Boys Ribbed Hose.
A pair for Misses Colored Hcsn
A pair for Ladies Balbriggan Hose
A pair for Ladies Black Lisle Hose
A pair for Ladies Col. Lisle Hose
35c to 50c
All Parasols at
Pr yd for all wool 40 in Canvass Cloth
Pr yd for all wool 36 in Nun's Veiling
Pr yd for all wool 36 in De Beiges '
Pr yd for every yard of Fronch Satteen
Pr yd for Domestic Satteens 31 in wide
' 60 eta
Strictly Cost Price.
Slmp'est, Most hur ble. Economical and Perfect '
In use. Waates no Brain; Cleanses it Ready-tor
Threshing Engines and Horse Powers
Saw Mills and Standard Implements Generally,
Send for Illustrated catalogue - :
A. B. FARQUIIAR,
Pennsylvania Agrlcmtttral Works, Tork, Fa.
mayUdftwun v -
CENTS PER YARD
, " - For 40 in.
in White Goods,
India Linen. " For 22 in white Strp. mousselaine
CENTS PER YARD
' 33 in. white plaid Mousselaine.
THESE PRICES FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY.
I G il R E
When I ar cure Ido not mean merelr to stem them'
for a tiuteand then have them return again, I mean a
radical cure. I hay pade the disease of FITS, EPr
LEPsr or CMItfS SICKNESS a life-long study. I .
Variant ay remedy to cure the worst cases. Beeaasa
others bave failed fcno reason for notnowreceiviaa
ewe. 8eod at once for atreatiseandaFrte Bottle oi .
Biy infallible remedy. Ohre Express and Post Office. .
It costs yon nothing for a trial, and I will core yoa.
. Address Da. U. G. UOOl, 183 ieajrl St., Hew Yolk.
The Qriffln"! and Only OennliMt :
gas wd alwr, ReltsWn. BewaK af worthies IsutaUona .
.- tntURpeaiaoie w LAUIL9, ' ash yow xpraanrisa w
LhltiHei' r.UKiihn ana mtw q oiaei, or uioimo . .-.
(ataflips) u oa for partic'ata tn letter by retara mail.
CHARLOTTE, N. C.
MAIL" ORDERS SOLICITED; AND PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO.
HEALTH : AND
I am an old man. Fox 28 years I suffered with
nleers-on my rigt teg as tne result of typhoid
means o( preserving lite. The doctors oould do
nothing tor me, and thought- I must die. For 8 -years
I never had a shoe on. Swift's Specific has
mauc a. tpriuif cut cure ami auueu iii yarns uj uiy
Uie, --. . wji. a. oitu, S3.au va)., a a.
I have taken fiwlft'a Sneelfie for blood poison.
contracted at a medical cellese at a dissection.
while I was ft meqieal student. 1 am graterui to
sav that H gave me a speedy and thorough cure
after my parents had sseiit hundreds of dollars for
- . AUQU8TU8 WXNDKL, M. D., MewaTK, fl. J.
"arm - a.
Mr wife from early etrlhood has been suffering
from rheumatism. She has tried many remedies.
and I must f i anklv Bar .has derived more oeneni
from Swift's SpeHffc than from alt the others, after
long ana nuuum trial.
- - - liltV. u. riKKUK, uiiuru, na.
Swift's SDeelflc is entirely vegetable. Treatise on
Rlnnri ami Skin Disaftses mailed five. -.-- . . . -
- Tmc Swift Spkoifio Co., Drawer 3, AtIanta,Ga.,
orl6 w. a3dSt.,H. x. v
FOR REN IV
ACOMFOBTABLK 4 room eottase. pantry ana
kitchen, within a few hundred yards of the
Graded School, and six acres of land for rent to
goodtenaut. Apply to. -
jama - .-- a. ji .jjKjnnAnjb.aHuiaKBi-
f ITrilmnmvfld lot 9911 BU. BdlolnlSS the DTOr
DO perty of S- H. Bmory. J. F. Irwin and others,
-, s - 1 ' 1 . - - W -- -a
Prloe $500. -
Shade trees on the lot.
WEST OF CHARLOTTE" ON THE ATLANTA & CHARLOTTE AIR LINB R. R.
Real Estate Agency,
R. B. OOCH&AJTK, Kanager
.:,lllrs, Joe Ptnea's Bemedjr.
Ta aMH tha best Blood PnrifleT on the market.
' JSU. li. JaCAXiJiiM, wuuiwaiv urugua.
The above 'Resort wa9 newly built last Season, is beautifully located and elegantly fur-
tu - TToa ar rpn firAnliiPA in PPPTv rnnm. --'j New bath home and bath rooms. nyr
TV;rv.Td-rrill?STT "Vhn tah lft snnn heri at ft II times Witn tne Dest me maris.ib aaums.
Reasonable.' For further information address V . - COZZENS & THOMAS
Aprill4dwed&euntmayl5ac3twtaugir . . au-nwuiufi. v., u- . "