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IFraiildia Courier Local Items.
GEO. fi. BAKER, ViiontiKTor..
LouisBURa..,........SeiT., 17, t 675
.The. new bridgr cost about $6,000.
V A nutber of sktinuges on last Satur
day, none serious. .
Wc will tl.e- Courier, and
Godcy's Lctcty Bock, with beautiful
Oil chrumo l Rescue,'' 12 months for
Persons going to and front Franklin
ton, 'will A cli to take the Mail Hack
of Mr. tt. O. Jones. lie is tiod
courtco and obliging, and leaves rioth-
. Discoursing sweet music
your own trumpet.
The new German greeubaefcs Ate
called Reischskaisenscheiae. They are
Young ladies profess to be dc-eadf al
ly afraid or a pistol, and yet they do
sot want it to go oft.
Died In Taarboro on Friday 3rd
September 875, Mrs, Settle Austin
"Williams aged 3 1 years. She wis the
grand daughter of the late Ww. Jef-
'frejs -of Franklin The disea con
sumption. Three small children a
husband and largo circle of friends
mourn her early death.
I C. M-W
Cwtxt adjourned on Monday, having
held session seven days. The Grand
Jury wene discharged en the same day
dial Cwrt adjourned, There were at
one &ae thrte set? of jury men out,
and &e Sheriff summoning the fourth
set, sueu thing does not often occur.
We (earn that there were a large
Bomehotly advertises for a laaehine-
: Arn W will add tn thft nnsatrtt 1 Ctrl. I she better tlien a band -maul?
UJ UUM"' ..... I
of the traveler. Joeli Billings sy he will take the nu ..ker of canes disoosed of.
- - ; , r -
etaee this winter; also, the r abroad
Mv Stetfc of spring and umer - a
goods, is tety Urge, nd I pledge my- j : .
jjelf to sell m cheap as any one in IjOuW 1 CX5Rf tit for three months
burg. 1 have also a good stocK otv,oiv ony Fiftst CENf s. Let every -.Denier
foctionaries, Groceries &c &., atl at J mt in the '.County subscribe at once.
the lowest market price for Cash.
T. N. -OARLTWB.
Mr. 1 D. Watson, is agent for the
Wheeler &' Wilson Sewing 3achine.
lie also repairs and puts in good work
ing .ordsr roacllwnea -of other patents,
and also keeps on hand needles fce. &o.
rhich he will furnish at the Wwest
price, he warrants all his work. Call
a him at the KagJe lUteL -
GUANO. ; .n
Genuine rKttWVIAN Guano di
rect from Government warehouse G uar
ranteed pure ed unadnltcraietl Very
(ow for Caslv
1 W, & MALLOBY,
Frank lint on, N.
No Quinine, o Arsenic,
This w strong language, as Physi
cians and ClcuUs have for years
fried to compound a preparation that
vnuld entirely cure Kkvicii and AUE
without the use uf stixg uuaUicuie
fiiuA nsrtu;' Arsenic -nd; other
poisons injwirtus to the sytem.
Thrtre in W7 case of l't-vci and Ague,
" Jntcruiitt-'iit or Hilious Feveri, ('on
gesttve Chill-, Night ,SvfitV-trcr
Complaint, &c:, thuttht riiody will
ftot cure at once and jicrinnnantly.
It piiqfies the Wod, Liver, Spleens
HiA ulUecr.!t.',;y organs so cffectival
ly that the 15!; il ' tt'iU tit.returii W
in" the K'asou, eve. liA'. Jufy)S
iitu-'i liad tlfcm f'r .vca'rs. -UU-by
J. 15. OUb'VON LouUUvg,
The Salisbury Fair, will commce
on the 19th of October next an! con
tinue four day.
The number of students at the peak
ing of the UoMrrty term, it is ai4,
will bcUrger than was expected.
The addition of a new porch i j
Mr. Y. B CHftons' House nn Chuwh
street, a great improvement. -
' Rev. Mr. Boshammer, spent sercnl
days in our . place last week. His
family lias been spending some tlme0
oh a visit; to M'ss Martha ArreaieU.
We would respectfully, call your at
tention to 4 new rich, and cheap
Watchrti, Jewel r) Jmondif, Silver ,
Ware, Clockrt and faney . gnaia fc
Vmuiii;s, Marble Front .Twelry tMt
corner Syoawre & V vnk ttreet v
lVtcrsourg, V-ld 18kt. plain
fiold Kings for engagement nnd wed-.
Jiing purpose Vouags, Celebrated
rerfected Periscope Kpaetadsa nd
J1 ''yo G hisses, will iiuprovo .d beiWlSt
your eye-sight. . .
Call and see them when you visit
Petersburg. 4 ' f(
A mast (-.ntcttainiiig and useful book.'
T 11 II, txJwfeIIi.tory ot the
ilocky monitaln ISulnW The writer
w;u for twenty five yearn a M-mon
tflder, Mis.-ionaty4 nd Editor of the
Salt Lake Daily Telegraph.
This is a moyt rcadible and interest"
inn book, and well worth the ttiopey
Asken for it. It U sold oidy by wb.
script ioh . Mr. J jo. Uarris has the
agency for this Couuty, call on him
And give him your name.
Sept 10-4-w '
"The ; Well on Fair, Opens o Ae
26th October ami ecmfaMa until die
30th. ITon. Jesse J Yates is Pre
dent ud Pr. II, E. T. Manning eare
l'itsON.-.i Col, Thos. C. Fuller,
formerly a resident of this place, was
in atlcDdane on our Court last week,
he left for his fw?2e jnjtaleigh oo
.-. We her, tonic complaint about the
onditlpn f the side walk, on Naslr
fitroct near Wynns stable, the walk is
filled wih rock, so thit parsons annat
pass, without going iuta tSvst ti oat. v
C!bs of Subscribers to the COl'Rl
ES, are coning in every r&k, Wt v&
Ivae a UfZfi mailing Look d lave
room fur nuwe, FriemisiVsntecjweyrmr
ffb?t.,unttl the COU Bl'KIt is jt jn
every family in the couaty
' TJie IWrd of County Commission--Cre'held
mission on Mood y and Tue
day cf last eek, TWy aujomeJ
until list Tuesday, oa hich day . (Jay
met &r the purpose of making Rtti-
meut with Mcscrs. H'hit&Jw & Cmx
der, for t ue building .of the new brj4g4?.
CiiANtu:. -Ir, H. C. Jones hs j
sold out his' mail contjat from this '
place to Frankliuton,. ta Ih, IL Y
JoyneY 31. E. Joynr & Co,,
''purcUiis .'d the lkery stable of Mr, 11.
C. Jones', and will ma dally lise
from thU place to Franklii.ton,
'Jhe foiiowigoScersJavebecc ejec
ted in the Convention;
t 'For Secretary Johnstoa JoKg, Pem.
X ' Assist. 11 W. M. Hardy Dem,
Seargeut at Arms. J. (I. Hill, Pcm.
Doorkeeper, J, P. Jfcrtoa, Deru.
EnrolUug n4 KHgrosslng Clerks,
M, Q. Widdell cf Chntliaw U W.
Herron of Jackson, both Democrats.
Mr. B. Pr Clifton is having the old
Hawkins house, which he had moved
n the vacant; lot e&st of his store,
iiioroughly S renovated, he is having
mother story added, and running it
Laek about twenty feet, He is having
U fitted up for a Photographic Gallery,
and it will be occupied by that master
Artist, Mr, Y. B. Clifton.
J Sad Death. A young man Dy tne
4 jjame of Guttndge, aged about eigh
teen years and living near Hilliards-
ton, went fishing last Saturday after
noon. He did not return, which caused!
S3 oncasioess to his relatives, and
up oti search being made he wag found
dead ia a small branch. Itreemsthat
he ras subject to fits,aad it is believed
thxt he had one on this occasion, as
ihe water was too shallow to have
4rowned him otlurwise. it. Mail.
I herebv tnve notice that all persons
are iorbidckn to trespass on my land.
adjoining the lands of Dr. 15. 15. ferry
by dav or iy night, with axe or
gun, under the penality of the law.
JO UN ELLIS.
Sep 10th S-ra.
Anyone "wishing to employ an ex
pcrienced Miller, to run a Grist & Saw
Mill, for the year 1876. would do well
to apply to the undersigned.
L. E. BAHTHELIMEW Jr. .
Lame) Franklin Co.,
Louisburg, If. C. .
T!)e H-t)t propri tar has leased
the Eagle Hotel, (formerly occupied
by James DcDt) fo a number of years.
F?e ia prcftarcd to accommodate
regular and trauent boarders, has
nice rooms, we 1 furnished, and fitted
nn In the best strle. He h a.lKolarre
and eonventent roam for Salesmen to
display tbelr aim pie. The table is
dallr supplied U'ith (he bct the mar
ket afford ITe u HI spare no pains
In lMuklug (tU boarders comfortable,
and liopes he will receive a liberal
patronage from tbe pubile.
Jan. 8ih 1875. .
Death of Jas. A Williams. Tt :s
thk pain that we chronicle the death
f Mr, J. Al yrilliams one of the Ed
itors of tbe Wilson Advance, which
took place at his fathers residence on
Saturday night last. Tt was our plcis
re to knowjMr. Williams, and in all
our intercourse with him, wft always
found him to bo courteous and polite,
a gentleman', of strict integrity, kind
nd generous. We mourn tho loss of
this go jd man, whoso career of nseful-
ti.ss has been checked so early in life
by the relentless hand of death, f lic
-:ts aged 24 years. ,
R(C5UEi !' Caught. For several
I'it'ccks Mr.S. H Perry, of Marlboro
Wl reason to believe that oomo rogues
1 rrc stealing from his Stoye- 0:i
ftatutday night la.st he kept regular
watch, and the reult was thru rogues
with a faUc key entered tho Store with
view of helping themselves as usual.
Unfortunately tor.' Perry shot t them
. too soon and missed fire. Tho black
scoundrels hmvevor, have, been caught,
and are now confined in Pitt jail, Ad-
53 I 53
Watclnnaker and Jeweler.
.FINE Watches and Jewelry of the be
ilaimfuctorn and at the love t )i icw.
Alt wort personally attcuded to aud war
ranted. m '
Cfc i u . -
"WTiitelaw & Crowder,
Marble & Stone
W O EES,
Raleigh". N. C.
Persons wishing to purchase Head
stones or Monument?, ean see and con
sult with our Mr. Whit law, at Mr.
J, A. Stone's boarding house.
.' Aug. 13-12-m.
Valuable Flouring, Grist
and Saw Mills, for Sale
Tbe Dans mill property situated on
Sandy Creek in Franklin county is off
fered for sale on reasonable terms.
Tbe Mills are in good running order,
and draw cuitom from 1 large scope ol
country. Connected with tbe mills is
80 acres of good land.
pply to W. L. THO BP,
Rocky Moont N.C
G. W. MINNIS,
Old Xo. 47. New 141 Sycamore SL
Maving just pur
and having put
everything in the
- - '
best possible or-
i Tne only Racking that will
Polish Over Oiled Sur
PRESERVE TRE IS JLTnERl
H. A. REAMS & Co.
Manufacturers of lteams
Durham Boot and Suoe Polish,
DTJRHAMS N. C
WuTTtwdoX to Exxl AUOtliers
Honey Refunded! .
The fourth and last, quarterly meet
ing for thb Station, will be held oo next
SJ.urday,at the M E Clmrch, Rev. J, P.
Moore. P. E. There will be preaching
'on ..Saturday at 11 o'clock A. M , aad
the Holy communion administered o
Sunday after the morniog serrice.
We acknowled ge the receipt of
complimentary ticket to the fifteeth
Ni C. State Agricultural Fair, to be
held op the J2, 13, H, 15 Mid Ifith
6fO tober next. Extensiye prepm-
1 tion are being ma4 to make this Fair
the largest and best ever yet held iu the
Rev. Dr. Burkhead has been p
nr.inted bu llishoo alarvta. of the
r -r - .
Methodist E, Church, South, to Raleigh
station to fill the vacancy occasioned by
Rev, A. W, Mangum's aeceptanae of
.T.VIlS li THOTT,
WHOLESALE DEALRB IV
HATS AND OAFS,
34 HanoTer Street
Baltimore, Md. s
VALUABLE AND INTER
. TIjo life of Qcnl Robert E. Lee, by professefshtp at the Uui?6slty, and
Jno- Esten Cooke, withj Illustrations, Rev. R. O Barrett succeeds Dr, Burk
head as Presiding Kldcr in the Shelby
The Pjno of Lee is beloved and re
enccted through the world and partic
ular in the South, as a foldier be was
crcat but as a man he was grcatei.
No Southern man should be without
the History of Genl R. E. Lee. The
work is sold only by subsctption
Prico In cloth,
Leather, . $6.00
Half Morocco, $7.00
J, N, HARRIS Agt.. forlranklin
A Nkouo Vkeaciier in Limbo.
A colored individual wearing tho livery
of heaven to serve tho devil in, who
has been figuring in this county under
the style of Rev! Tobias Joy ner, was
caught last week stealing hogs from Mr.
Moses Dew, and landed in Wilson jail,
where he had several day's opportunity
to poodcr over the uncertainty of man,
and the duty of observing the eighth
commandment which reads : Thou slurft
not steal. Wilson-Advance.
Left Us. While we always re
gret lussdng a good citizen from our
town, yet we are glad when our
friends get positions by which they bet
ter their condition. Our young friend
B, W. Ballard, who has for a number
of years been in the employ of Messrs.
Barrow & Pleasants, in the mercantile
business, and who by his strict atten
tion co business, ever showing that he
had the interest of his employers at
heart, had gained their entire confi
dence and respect; and by his genial
and social disposition, drew a
large number of frieuds around him,
in the strougest tics of friendship
cavefed his connection with us on
Monday last to go to Franklinten to
engage in t'ae mercantile bnsiness with
his brother Capt. W. II. Ballard.
We congratulate our friend? at Frank-
tinton, upon the accession of Mr. Bal
lard to their town. Mr. Bftllaid car
riea with him to his new home the
kind wishes of his. friends' in Louis
burg, for his happiness and success in
his nw enterprise.
A Faithful Delegate. The Wil
mington Jou as al learns that Mr. Wm.
Kirby, one ot the delegates from Samp-
W. H. Morris & Sons.,
COTTON FACTORS AS D
23, 25 and 27 Commerce St,
Will make liberal Currency advan
ceson produce or hill lading In hand.
Sir. A. M. Xobie, ofN. C, is coo
heeteel with our house, and will be
pleased to receive tho patronage of
PEET & ATKINSON.
Wholesale Dry Goods
, Sept.. 18 ly
der, we are pre
pared to gin any
A A A
s. A. Stevens & Co., quanniy OI COt-
ton at the short-
Executes erery style ol likeness from
catd to life size, in the beat t vies of
at : Prices moderate, satisfaction
guaranteed. Gallery established la 1874
Oct. 2 ly
Furniture, Carpetings &
Corneu Mais aw Guakbt Sts.,
The larcest Stock of the above j
goods in Virginia.
Alt poods guaranteed to ce eoia as
low as in any Northern City, as our
business facilities are unsnrpASsed.
Our goods are all manufactured to
order and we ask a visit or an order
from those desiring goods in our line
to convince them of the advantage ob
tained in dea'ang ntarer home.
Having been established twelve
years and having sold largely in the
vicinity n Franklin County, all can
refer to the public generally.
We are Agents and keep on hand a
large essoitment of Pianos and Parlor
Organs at Mannfacturs prices,
bead fur Circular.
Sep; 1-1 -y.
our gin to make
good " turn
The .on!y Marking that will polish
cn oiled surface. It is guaranteed ta
reserve tbe leatLer and raaka It pliant,
tcciring leas quantity and time to
iroduce a perfect JjiSlbsn any other,
thehrash to be applied immediately
alter putting cn the blacking. A per
fect uloss Imb this wilt not soil cvea
white clotlita. We guarantee It as
represented., nd for patronage
strictly on iu m rit.
In testing 'cur Marking -oae a brash
that has nu other on tt. Fmx as low
as other Blackleg., Liberal arraogt
mrata made with' merchants nd
wholesale dealers. '
H. A. REAM 3 &Co.,
MDUfacturrs, Durham, N. C,
This Blacking Is recommended la
the highest ttrma, after trial, by Geo.
P. Brown, J. Howard Warner, New
York; tbe President and Professor etT
Wake Forest College; and a Urge suca
berof pen tit men ta and around Dur
ham, whose certificates have been fua
bished the Manufactories,
Orders aolicitcxl and promptly filled.
our' as any irin
in the County.
All cotton de-
TRY YOUR LUCK.
We want everybody in the United
States to see our larire. eichtya2-. lit
erary and family papir, odab
mu' and in order that nil may judge
ol its merits for themselves, we will
send it, cn trial, six months for only
50 eta, and to every subscriber, we will
send' by mail, poBtagy prepaid, one of
our Mammoth Pnmium Packets con
taining 10 good Envelop, 10 sheets
extra note i paper 1 good penholder, 1
good lead Kencil, 2 sied Penf, I Mtm
orandum Book, 1 Card Photograph ol
all the Presidents of all the piesi dents
of the United State, and a nice Pbeh
miuu of JewelbyI wtrth lrom 25 eta.
to $1. . Don't let this pass you try one
package. Everybody is sure to $et
more goods than they ever bought be
fore lor the price, anc the luckiest set I for it nromptness and equity in pay
n.enf ot losses, and its general noeraii-
ANCE & BANKING
Sio.ooo.oo United stales ed by insurance.
Bonds Deposited with
liver ed at our
gin is fully cover-
ITaving bought the Interest of Mr.
R, J. Place in the Carriago Factorr
it Place & Conway, I respectfully ask:
the patronage of tho people of Frank
lin. I Guarantee satisfaction ia all
W. li. COS WAY.
Louisburg, N. C
Lumber For Sale. .
I have on hand one hnedred thou
rand feet of first rate weather-boarding
Floonog, bastard Flooiicg, Ceiling
&c. c, aawed last winter, which baa
been piled acd well cured, and la la
excellent orHir. ,
I am also prepared to fill bills for
timber at my mill a bo at six miles from
Louisburg and same distance front
Frankliotoo. Persons wishing bills of
timber would do well to see me be
fore contracting witn any one else, as
tbe body uf limber in which my mill
is located baa nerer been picked.
J. P. TIMBERLAKE.
July 31-2 m.
the Treasurer of the
State, for the
of the Policy Holders.
The Farmville has ever been noted
from five to ten tunes the value of their
money. The paper alone is more (ban
worth 50 cento, and we give joq ibis
magnificent prize tx'ra, hemembtr
the'paper and the Packet lcr only 50
Address W.M. BURROW,
P O. Box 58, BriatotTtnn.
Valuable Town Properly
for sale II
I have for sale in the Town of Frank
linton, a splendid dwelling honse, it
has six large rooms all neatly painted a
good office and all necersary out houses
and good well of water in tbe yard.
The lot contains about two acres of
land antl is ait o a ted in tbe business
part of tbe town nrar the Rail Road,
and ia well located ler bnainess houses.
Foi further information apply to,
MRS. M. A. I. MORTON
Klnston N. C.
Sept. 3 3 m,
B II. Buqn, Esq., of R cky Mot nt
nd a member elect from iVash county I ( wno by the way is a btothei to
THE SESSION COMMENCES r
Sapto 2nd 1875.
Pi;!l cultr; .'elegant buildings
first clua ac-jommodatinn. Seventy
five a ninty dollars will pay all cx
penses for live months Wc off r the
very bctt at low rates.
Aid given to young men of limited
mean?, ' ' '.
P. O. 4 Trinity College, N. C.,! '
. July 30-1875 ' ' .
to the State Constitutional Convention,
had hi pocket book, containing $60 in
.5.00 I mqncy and $5000 worth of notes, stolen
one day last week- negro was sus
pected, and on being arrested the p
pers and most of the money were ro
SWOULARLY MAltKED Co. T. flf.
Wiliiam LitUc, of this ity hs a filly,
two years old, that has never been sad
dled or harnessed. It is a bay iu color,
and has tho perfect form of a small
saddlo dotted in white ou itg hack, run
ning, aTwould a crupper, to the roots
of the tail. Its dam is &1&0 bay, but
without any white 'or marks of saddle
or harness. The Sire of the colt is
not known. Agricultural Journal,
our townsman Uirby) was in Fsyette-
ville Friday on business, aqd the cars
for Raleigh left him. Unwilling to
remain until the next train arrived,
which would have enabled him to
reach Raleigh on Monday morning,
fearing some accident or delay might
occur, he procured a hand-car, and
employed two negroes to take htm to
ganford, a distance of forty miles
Qe started after night, and reached
San ford Saturday morning in time for
the train reaching Raleigh the same
morning. Such men can be relied up
on, i i . - -: " - -
RALEIGH. II C.
O, W, BiACKNElI,, Propictor. .
I respectfully announce to the citi-"
xen of Louisburg anl vicinity, that I
am preparefl to do plain sewing for La
dies and Gentlemen, also Hemming,
Stitching and Raf3ing. Charges mod
Louisburg N. C
, : o : '
1 copy oneycar..... i....$2 00
1 copy six months.,,,,,,,. 1 00
Advertising and Job Work done
ralon libe terms.
ty to the insured. Its increasing busi
ness and popularity, place it in tbe
front rank ot tbe Insurance Companies
of the Country.
All clasea af riska, such as, Steam,
Water and Horse powei Cotton Gins,
Store Houses, Stocks or Good, Resi
dences &c Uken at equitable rates.
GEO. 8, 'BAKER, AGENT for
Louhburg. N, C. Sept 8-3 m.
LOUISBURG, N. a
SASH, BLINDS AND
MADE 10 ORDER, and all kinds of
Machine work done at short notice, on
as reasonable terms aa elsewhere in the
State. All grades of CoQia. Furnish
ed, with hearse.
Tongue and Groove floor
ing and ceiling, a
(Bive us a trial
'Barrow & Pleasants,
10 O O
diately. Be sure
to call on us be-
Barrow & Pleasants
POTJ 2ST D S
tor two superb work of French Art,
'Little Runaway and her rets," and
the pretty pair, 'Ihe Dinner, and
t he Nap." These pictures are worthy
of a place la costly homes and Inez
pens! re enough for tbe simplest. Sel
ling rapidly, and take on sight. We
guarantee ready sales, good profits,
and qnlck returns.' Any act ire person
who will take hold can make a hand
tome Income. Send for our best
terms at once.
J. B. FORD & CO.,
27 1'ark Place, V, T.
GREENSBORO FEMALE COLLEGE,
Green bUtto, N.O.
The Fall tiesslon will begin on the lit
ot August. .
Charges per Session of 20 teeefc.
Board (ezduaire of waahlas & lights)
Tuition tn regular Cagluh course. S3 CO,
Chsrgta lor extra studies, moderate. '
For CatslogutrS coatalniog part leu-
lara(applj to T. It. Joxca, Frcaidcat.
N.H. D. WILSON,
President Board of Trustee.
No. 1 FayetUtirie 8trtet,
RALEIGH, Nt C.,
Blank Booh XJUnufacturex,
Newspaper, Migszices and Law
Rooks ol crrry deaenptioa
besed la the very best
Style and at Lowest iVicca.
Lathes always on
SLIITH & BEACHALI.
For which we
will pay the high
Barrow fit Pleasant.
Louuburg, N. C
Couuis ion Merchant
ZZ. FsjettcTillff Street,
RALEIGH, X. C. '
Oppoiite Uctropolilaa II all.