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THUliSDAY, MAY 15, 189.
f 1TESTEBX; N. C BAILBOADc
The State Board of Iuternal Iraprove
mcnU nut with the Directors of the W.
f ;f N. Kail road at Henry on the 13tb, when
! 1 the following proceedings were had :
Hf j. AV. Wilson, Esq., was re-elected Pre
jideut; and S. 1. Erwin, Secretary and
Treasurer. , k ' - ,; ,.: ---w'-
' On account of extension of work beyond
I tlie Blue kidge and the increased dejnand
upon the time and labor of the Presideht,
who has heretofore been both President
Land Chief Engineer, it was deemed advis
I able to separate tlie offices, and Col. Thad.
Coleman, one of tlie best civil engineer
i of the State, was elected Chief Engineer,
j and given the salary of Mr. Clayton, late
Supt. of Construction, relieved, his office
being united with' thafeof. Supervisor of
Convicts; and in future, Maj.R. P. Atkin
son, present sn per visor, will perform the
duii&s both of supervisor and superinten
dent of construction. The Directors be
ing of opinion that the relief thus jpven
the President from construction work
f would enable him to manage the finished
i partof.the road without assistance,, deci
' ded, in the interest of economy (which is
' greatly needed), to remove Capt. A. G.
Halybui ton from the Transportation de
partment which lie has performed with
great fidelity for the last twelve months,
and put this labor on the Presideut.
,Capt. Tom. Murphy and B. Newland
were elected conductors very good ap
J poiDtiiicnts; but we regret to lose that
jovial and clever man, Col. L. B. Ilendcr
1 sou, so deservedly popular as a conductor.
It is confidently exected that the road
will be completed to Asheville by 1st of
January next, j The State Board of Int.
Improvement and the Directors of the
road, expressed themselves as well pleas
jcnl at the. progress inade under tlio man
agement of Maj. Wilson and assistants,
- I attended as it has been, with so many and
j great difficulties to overcome.
Mu. Block, an Englishman, traces the
hard times in the business world to an
accumulatiou.of disasters and mistakes
tiu different .countries within the last 35
years. Tlie Indian famine in Bengal and
Madras ; famine in China ; the civil war
itt tho United States ; the war between
France and Austria j between Prussia
j and Austria, France and Germany, and
;ltussia audTurkey. These terrible dis-
- asters he thinks was sufficient in them
selves to disturb the financial and indus
trial interests of the civilized world, by
, the waste of capital, the withdrawal of
,men from productive labor, and the im-
poverishment of multitudes who ceased
to "be buyers of merchandise, and virtual
, ly became non-producers. To these
pauses he tidds another which he regards
, asof the first magnitude, to wit, specula
: tion in railroad schemes wherein millions
of ! nioney became non-productive hy
reason of being locked np in roads which
were not needed, and never have aud
I never can pay for their construction by
' auy benefit they can confer.
j WethinkMr. Block has taken a very
sensible view of the subject. The effect
of causes snch as he enumerates is no
longer confined to the countries in which
j the causes occur, but their consequences
' and results affect' the whole social system
r of nations bound together by commercial
tics. As the stone thrown into the lake
makes a wave that spreads out to the
: distant shorer inoviug every floating ob
i ject on Its surface, so wars aud famines
r abd national wastefulness in one country,
make themselves felt in all the rest, i
HURRA FOR CATAWBA, j
Tlio- Piedmont Pfejta
the board of county commissioners of
'Catawba are opposed to granting license
for .the retail of spirituous liquors, and a
njajority of the board of town commis
sioners of Hickory are of the same faith,
o the dniuiL drinkers of the community
.will have to make' other arrangements
than that of getting their drinks at a liar
, (There is not a more.intelligeut, earnest
And practical people to be found in the
State than in tho county of Catawba.
Awhile Rowan is discussiug the local op
tion question through the columns of the
Watchman with learned ability, Catawba
rushes iu and seixes the bull (the liquor
traffic) by the horns and backs him out of
the couury !
j"Thar now ! That's sense," as Judge
Cloud Would say, "sensesense !"
i. From tlie present signs of the times
Rowan will not bo far behind Catawba.
The opposers of prohibition havecertoin-
displayed ability and skill in their
eortsto overcome plain and obvious
facts, but we thinlc they have failed to
overturn the strong convictions of tho
masses, whoso good common snse views
of the subject have come totheni through
years of experience and observation.
They know , it akan evil ami thev are
'going to treat it as such at the ballot box.
No tipe spun arguments like Mr. Neave's
or witty: thrusts like some of the other
writers, can destroy a plain truth like
H Gov Jarvjs arrivcA here on tl.
joVock train Monday uisht. and ti
lodgings ut tho Boy den House. Band
2 - 3 hearing of his arrival, complimeutt
t-dbim with a serenade. He iesnoini,wi
to a call with thanks for the compliment
pftid him, and a few pleasaut welt chosen
remarks. The Governor left next morn
ing on tlie train to Henry to attend a
meeting of the Stiito Board of Internal
Improvements, which was to rueet there
i)iijUeHday.y This Board, comiosed of
the Governor, Col. Johnson of Charlotte
and Cant. Cooke of Franklin, excrcispk
u general snervisiou of tho public works
;uf thoSUte. y 1
j The President ve toed the Military
Intetferencei Bill on Monday.? An 'ab
stract report' of the! message accompany
ing the return of the Bill, puts bis action
on the ground, mainly, that the bill
Would deprive the Presideut of the" power
to enforce the laws of the country at
places and j times j where and when its
elections are held. i
: I '
We quote the two last paragrahps of
the views of the Pi-esident, as follows :
"Under the sweeping terms of the bill
the national ; government is effectually
shut out from the exercise of the right
and from the discharge of the imperative
duty to nse its whole executive power,
whenever and wherever required, for the
enforcement j of its laws at places and
times where and when its elections are
held. The employment of its organized
armed forces for ony such purpose would
be an offence against the law unless called
for by and therefore upon tlie permission
of the authorities of the State in which
the occasion arises. What is this but tho
substitution of the State government for
tlie discretion of the government of the
United States as to the performance of its
own duties? j In my judgment this is an
abandonment of its obligations by the na
tional government, a subordination of na
tional authority and an intrusion of State
supervision over national duties which
amounts iu spirit and tendency to State
Tbongh I believe that the existing
statutes abundantly adequate to com
pletely prevent military interference with
the elections, in the sense in . which the
phrase is used in the title of this bill, and
is employed by the people of this conn
try, 1 shall find no difficulty in concurring
in any additional legislation limited to
that object which does not interfere with
the indispensable exercise of the powers
of the government under the constitution
The veto message came np next day
when the previous question on the pas
sage of the Bill over the President's veto
was demanded. It failed to receive a
two-thirds vote. It failed byastrict par
ty vote, the Democrats voting solidly for
and the republicans against it ten
greenbackers with tlie democrats and
three not voting at all. The message was
then referred to the Judiciary Committee.
We quote from the telegraphic reports
from Washington as follows :
THE DEMOCRATS !AXD THE VETO.
It was announced ; to-day by parties
supposed to be well ! informed as to the
movements of the Democratic party of
the House, that there would be a caucus
of the joiut advisory Committee held this
evening to determine what course was
most practicable to be pursued on the
bill to prevent military interference at
electious. Upon iuquiry, however, a
member of the committee stated to-night
that the advisability ! of holding such a
meeting had been discussed, but it was
the general, sentiment of the members of
the committee that it was unnecessary
for; them to take any action at this time,
there being no need for a hasty disposal
of the measure.'
The following probably foreshadows
the course of the Democrats :
The Washigton correspondent of the
Philadelphia 27mi, telegraphing Sunday
pight, says ; A very prominent Demo
cratic member of the House, when asked
this evening what his party proposed to
do,! since it was certain tho President
would veto the caucus bill prohibiting the
presence of troops at the polls, said that
he could not answer for the whole party.
"I think, however," 8aid he, '"that the
army bill will be allowed to go to the
devil. We can afford to go to the people
on the issue if the .President vetoes the
bill. For my own part I would etand out
forever before voting for tlie army appro
priation bill. We have given the Presi
dent every chance, and if he chooses not
to take advantage of the opportunity it
is not our fault."
"But what will yon do with reference
to tho legislative, executive and judicial
appropriation bill T"
"Well," said he, "we will first pass it
througlf both Houses and then send it to
thePresident. If the President vetoes it,
which is likelyL we will wake a bill cov
ering the marshals and supervisors and
pass that. This will nndoubledly be
vetoed. Then We will make another bill
repealing the tet oath for jurors, and
this the President will sign. Then we
will pass the legislative bill and go home.
But the army bill will not be passed, you
may be sure. We will go to the people
on the issue raised by that bill, and we
13G boxes of mjinnfamwl tnho
seized in this county a day or two ago and
brought to this riWA WMinc.a.Un
lhev were secreted iu a barn in the
nonueastem portion of the county. The
ways of raiders seem past finding out.
Yes, the discoveries of raiders are often
mysterious, but the solution may nearly
always be found in the act of some secret
spyi whose covetousness, cupidity or
malice betrayed the offender for the sake
of reward. Human instincts rise with
greater indignation against the sneak in.
former than against the offendr. Ai
herein lies one of tho strongest objections
to tue internal revenue system : it is con
trary to the genius of our free institutions
and to the long used liberty of the citi
zen, aud to this, und the difficulty and
cost of strict obedience to the law, is due
ine irequent attemns at blorkmlino.
Blockading is wrong. Every man is bound
by an oath, actual or implied, to obey
tne law. But men under the newlv im
posed restriction will offset the obliga
tion by saying ; the law i wrona.tLnA in
Unit way seek to justify its violation.
Railroading. There was a railro&d
meeting at Wilkesboro on the 5th, in tho
interest of the Yadkin Valley Railroad
scheme. S.J. Gennings was chairman.
and W. F. Porter and W. W. Barber,
secretaries, ur. Harrill, Dr. Tvre York
Col.j T. J. Dulaj Dr. R. F. Hackett, I. T.
Preyette, all took part in tlie proceedings..
a no meeting resulted in a permanent or
gauization with Dr. Hackett chairman
and Messrs. Porter and Barber secre
taries. 1 he first Monday in June was
designated as a day for a moss meeting.
tolic held in Wilkesboro, when aff effort
win be made to arouse tho whole popl
of Wilkes to the importance of tlie Yad
kin Valley enterprise.
The negro exodus is reported as dyin
The farmer who keeps himself inpplied
with the! . modern improvements cook
stoves, sewing..mncliiuesV plows, lioes
wagons, reapers, feed cutters, corn shell 4
ers, etc, etc.,- unless lie had a surplus ap4
ital on which to draw, nine times out of
ten will find himself in a "tight placed
occasionally, and at the least, on balanc
ing the year account, discover thai he
has not saved anything. These things
are excellent, and reduce tlie amount oi
labor to be done on the farm and ie j the
family7 but the cheaper ways of getting
along will often save a man from sleepless
nights, from mortgages, and a sacrifice of
horse, or a cow, or the plantation itself.
We have been led. to make these remarks
on hearing a man say ho had been pushed
up for money" to pay for a $45 cook stove
and $45 sewing machine. Modern iim
provements cost this man at least $75
more than the old ways cf cooking and
sewing, aud unless he can make a sating
in time and money out of the new metli
ods that will more than compensate for
the change, he has paid that much fori the
naked pleasure of keeping up with! the
times. This is tho nioney view of the sub
ject alone. He has gained a great deal in
the matters of ease and comfort, and if lie
can afford to pay $75 a year for this it is
nobody's business but his own. Nor, j in
deed, if it should cause him trouble, does
it entitle any one to say he has done
wrong. We note it as one of the ways by
which people become poor, and subjected
to pecuniary embarrassments.
The Southern admirers of Col. Pat
Donan, (not long since an editor at Ral
eigh. N. C.,) have been schocked by a re
cent letter of his published in the Chicago
Times, which goes back on his Southern
record. Col. Pat is said to have "conce
ded all that the most violent republican
newspapers of the North had ever said
of the Southern people and Southern In
stitutions." The quotations we have
seen are more than mere concessions.
The Colonel was writing for the northern
market this time, and lie wrote to please
his customers ; and in doing so, gave it
to the south in his peculiar and forcible
style as she rarely ever catches it. It) is
rather bazzardous to tie to just such bril
liant men as this Col. Donan, floating
around promiscuously, mora than all
desirous of an opportunity to air themselves
without regard to consistency. !
The Raleigh New' special Washington
despatch of the 8th gives out that Ohio
politicians say that John Sherman is sure
of the nomination for Governor of tlmt
State, aud that he will certainly be elect
ed ; in which event he will be the next
republican caudidate for Presideut. !
Blaine has been figuring np the Senate
for 1881, and j presents the follow iug re
sult : Democrats 37, republicans 3U. The
present Senate is Democrats 42, repub
licans 34. Blaine will forget his calcula
tion before 1381, and so will everybody
The same corresiMMideut says : "There
is only oue thing urged against" Senator
Vance here, aud that is, "he seemingly
has a perfect antipathy for newspaper
correspondents." Vance has the reputa
tion at homo of beiug a man of good,
hard, common seme ; and wo are glad to
see him maintaining it. j
Chas. Freeman, of Pocassett, Mass.,
under the influence of religious crazincss,
sacrificed his child, Edith, five years old,
by plunging a butcher knife iuto her side.
One scream and the spirit of the innocent
little thing departed. Her deluded fath
er said her spirit would return after three
days and she would live again. Ho is a
Second Adventist. His brethren aud
sisters of the faith had been holding
revival meetings until the excitement
overcame Freeman, who professed to
have revelations from heaven command
ing him to offer little Edith as a sacrifice
to God, Aud now he is under restraint
as an insane man, while his deluded com
panions may be induced to sober dowii
and return to common sense.
Tbe kingof Bnrmali has been induls;-
mg a ferocious spirit, having put to death
at Mandaly a large number of prisoners,
some of them princes, whom he had con
fined in a loathsome underground prison
at that place. The method was to march
the prisoners out by twos aud threes.
The head of the victim was tied down to
his ankles, and a blow on the back of the
neck with a heavy club put him out of
pain, and he was tumbled into a ditch.
The king is talking and acting haughtily,
which is common before a fall. j
Cork wood is now wrought into cat-
pets, and is said to be very durable, anil
in all respects desirable, especially
Pic Nic There will be an anuiver-
saro pic nic at Cool Spring, Iredell col,
May 23d, nnder the ausuices of the Arji-
demy located there, of which Mr. John
Duckett is principal. Liberal arrange
ments have been made to make the oc
casion of interest and profit to those who
may attend. Col. I L. Polk, Commis
sioner Agriculture, and Rev. J. B. Boone.
are expected to deliver addresses. Those
engaged in agricultural pursuits, will
doubtless hear something from Col.
Polk which they mar can-r hom fn
future use. The public generally is iuj
vited, and we doubt notr the attendance
will be large. .
Walking Race. Five men entered on
a walking match at Newbern last week1:
they were to go as they pleased 25 miles
in the shortest time.. Only two of thei
held out to complete the distance one o
them at 4 hours and 27 minutes j the
other, 4 hours and 33 minutes. Tlie win
ner fainted shortly after completing his
25th mile, while the man next to him on
coniiug out, stood on his head and seemed
not much wearied,
Tempebaxce Seruox. -The . Rev. J.
Rumple announced from his j pulpit last
Sabbath morning, that be would," next
Sunday, present the Bible view of intem
perance and the use of intoxicating drinks.
Tlie Rev. J. J. Renn expects to preach,
Sunday week; on Prohibitory law" with
especial reference to the liquor traffic.
The Wilmington papers advert to a
general desire of the people there to close
stores and suspend business on i the 20th
instant, iu honor of tho Mecklenburg
Declaration. Tlie day will be observed
at Charlotte with all tho nsual formal
ities and ceremonies, and : will no doubt
be an occasion of much interest to those
who wait npon litem. Some of the busi
ness houses of. Siatesville will . suspend
business, aud the military will be out on
that day throughout the State.
Now- ob Never. The ! last Congress
passed an act limiting the Act of July
4th, 1864, which provides for the payment
of; claims against the Government for
property taken from citizeus by the Fed
eral troops during the war. The limita
tion is fixed on claims filed on or before
the 1st December, 1879. Those persons
haying such claims will therefore improve
the time from now uutil December to
have them filed, "otherwise, after that
time, they will not be received.
u A Speck of War." Under this head
the newspapers report a difficulty between
two North Carolina representatives in Con
gress Kitchen and Russell our represen
tative Mr. Armfield, acting as the friend of
the former with the view to an adjustment.
The difficulty grew out of words uttered in
debate. They have been "woohng" each
other and making themselves famous in a
way not profitable to their constituents or
the country. They are the sort to get up
Daa Diooa ana cause miscniet.
33PTbe trial of Dr. Talmage, at Brook
lyn, N. Y., having resulted in his acquittal
and an expression by Presbytery of undimin
ish confidence and good wishes, the Doctor
turned loose upon his most active prosecu
tors a battery of words which surprised all
and left matters rather awkwardly mixed.
The case on appeal goes up to Synod.
There are signs of a pretty hot section
al feeling coming on to disturb the peace
Of the country between this and the next
Presidential election. It will come by
the determined efforts of the republican
party to hold tlie reins of power, right or
We acknowledge invitations: to attend
the Commencement Exercises of David-
sou College, Mt. Pleasaut College, Trini
ty College, Yadkin Institute, Trap Hill
Institute, and a picnic at Cool Spring
Academy. Wo are very much obliged
and regret we cannot visit them all.
The Statesvillc American thinks Hon. W.
M. Bobbins the strongest Democrat in the
State for Governor, in 1880; and ex-Judge
Furchess the strongest Republican for Lt.
Governor. The editor is looking out for
Statesville's chances in the next election for
distinguished honors and calculates wisely.
The Government scheme for preven
ting the spread of yellew fever by freez
ing the germs of the disease iu in fee ted
ships, &c, has proved a failure.
A negro root aud herb doctor is in
Mecklenburg jail on the charge of killing
three of his children by dosing them with
A quiet and pleasant home is insured to
all mothers that nse Dr. Bull's Baby Syr-
Up for their little ones, lt contains noth
Our members of Congress Kitchin and
Russell pitched iuto each other again, iu
the House of Representatives, Tuesday.
South Carolinians aro beginning to
talk of a centennial celebratiou of the
battle of King's Mouutaiu, on the 7th of
A miscreant fired the public fence re
cently erected in portions of Iredell
county, and caused the destruction of
The student who mysteriously disappear
ed from the University of Virginia, has
turned up at home, in Louisville, Ky.
Tribute of Respect ,
Hall. of Salisbury II. & L. Co. No. 1,
May 4th, 187U.
At a called meeting, for the purpose of
attending the funeral of Hie Color-Bearer
of the company, Mr, John C. Dkaton, the
following preamble and resolutions were
unanimously adopted :
i Whereas, It has pleased Almighty God
to remove from earth one of the members
of our company, Mr. John C. Dcaton,
Resolved, That iu his death this compa
ny has lost one of its best members, aud
tlie community a quiet and useful citizen.
; Resolved, That n page in our minute
book be inscribed to his memory, and that
we wear tho usual badge of mourning for
j Resolved, That a copy of these resolu
tions be furnished the family of our de
ceased comrade, aud also a copy to the
town papers with a request to publish
5 r -w-v x
Xt. M. LAV1S,
T. H. Vaxdkkfoud, Committee,
i W. S. Negus.
BUSINESS IiOCAJL COLUMN,
J Important to the Farmers,
I The "Sea Fowl" Guano reduced iq
price to 450 lbs of Middling Cotton per
ton. i Farmers desiring a first class arti
cle cau now procure the well knowu "Sea
k owl of J. D. Uaskill, Ajrcnt,
Salisbury, N, C.
PARSON'S SNUFF; Still increasing
in favor. Try it. It is mild and pure.
For iale by J. D. Gaskilc.
Call and examine my work. All pictures
are guaranteed to give satisfaction. Chil
dren should bo brought to the Gallery in
the nioruiug. Picture Frames.
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And you will not only fave money, bat get
the Best Good made. You will fiind in his
Well Selected Stock of Hardware, Mowers,
Threshera, and Sewing machines, j !
Straw-cutters & Corn-Shellers,
Grain Cradles, Grain and Grass Scythes,
Plows, Hoe, Mattocks and Picks, Shovels,
Spades and Forks, Glass, Paints, Oils, Putty,
and Varnish, Looks, Ilinges and Screws,
Dtirten't CroS4-Cut, Hand and Will Saw.
Blacksmith & Carpenter
HORSE A XI) MULE SHOES,
Tin and Hollow Ware, Patent Oil Cans.
Patent: Fly-Fans and Traps.
BUGGIES, OPEN AND WITH TOPS.
Baggy-Harness, Harness Leather aud
Mountings, Wajron and Butrcv Materials.
and many other articles too tedious to
No. 3, Hedrick's Row, Near National
Hotel, Main Street, - j
SALISBURY, N. C.
T-AJL.I10T At SiQiySi
Shockoe j Machine Works,
Manufacturers of Fortable and Stationary Envtnes
and Boilers, Saw Mills, corn and Wheat Mills, Shaf
ting', Hangers and Pulleys. Turbine Water Wheels,
Tobacco Factory Machinery, Wrought Iron Work,
Hrass and Iron Cablings, Machinery of Every De
scription. Ginning and Threshing Machines
; A 8PKCIALITY.
REPAIRING PROMPTLY & CAREFULLY DONE.
Talbot's Patent Spark Arrester,
The Invention of the Age.
Talbot's new patent Spark-Arrester la really the on
ly perfect and reliable one. and la sunersertinEr an
others In use. Tlie great efficiency of this Arrester
is uiiracung universal attention, and Is being en
dorsed by the best mechanical engineers and lnsu-
ruuee compuiufs. us pronunentieatures are :
It does not destroy the draft.
It does not Interfere with cleaning the tubes.
It will not choke up, aud requires no cleaning.
lt requtres no direct dampers to be opened when
raising sram (dampers being objectionable, as they
may be left open and allovr sparks to escape.)
It requires no water to extinguish snarls, w hirti
by condensation, destroys the draft. -Besides, when
water is used, lt neglected, the efficiency Is destroy
ed by evaporation of the wat er, and the boiler Is kept
In a -filthy condition.
it is simple and durable and can be relied upon.
It can be attnehed to any boiler.
No planter should be without one of them, insu
rance companies will Insure gins and barn where the
Talbot Engines and Spark-Arresters are used at the
same rates as charged for water or horse-power.
v& ."M-iiu hit musiraiea circulars and price list.
Branch House, Charlotte. N. .
:im w. c. MORGAN, Manager.
SALISBURY, 11, C,
SATURDAY EVENING, MAY 1 7.
GRAND CONCE Ifc T-
Organized 29 years, and conceded by the Press to
be the most perfect Musical organization lit the
COMPOSED OK TUB FOLLOWING DISTINGUISHED ARTISTS I
BERNHARD LISTKMANN, Violin. GUSTAV
DANNKEUTHEK, Violin. THOMAS RYAN, Clarl
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Viola. RUDOLPH HEN MO, Violncello. And
LUDWIG E. MANOLY, Contra Basso permanently
added to the Club.
ASSISTED BY ONE OK BOSTON'S BKST SOPRANO SINGERS,
Mrs. H. F. Knowles.
Admission 50 c Reserved seats 75 c.
For gale at store of Meroneya & Rogers
Carding, Spinning, Weaving, Fulling
r and Dressing.
Tlie Elkin Mills. Yadkin Comity, have
taken a long step forward. Tliey arc now
making ten or twelve different varieties of
Tweeds and Cassimeres, and are still ar
ranging for a further advance.
The prices are the most surprising thing' about lt :
You can send your Clean Wool to the Factory and in
a few days receive back 1 be rolls at 6 cents a nound:
have lt spun Into yarn at i eta.; have It made In
to Jeans cloth at so cts. a yard ; or you can get lt
colored, fulled, pressed and sheered, finished up In
style, at 35 cts. per yard. Colored Llnsey is' cents;
white, 14 cts.; Klankets, white, vo cts. per yard. 1
lb. clean wool will make 1 lbs heavy cloth.
Samples of the various cloths manufactured can be
J. D. McNEELY'S STOBE, Salisbury,"
Who ls Agent to receive Wool and to deliver woods
for this establishment. J. D. McNEELY, Agt.
If you want a good Fertilizer for Cotton or Tobac
co, go to J. D. McNKELY.
If you want a lot of Superior Sawed ShlnRles, go
to 1 J. D. MCNEELY.
NORTH CAROLINA, 1 Superior Court,
Davidson County, J Fall Term, 1879.
T. C. Ingram, PCff.
John U. Rausson, VVra. Stock
ham and 8. IIigjrinn, The
Christian Gold Mininif Cora pa- Attachment.
ny, operating under the name
and style of Kaussou, Stock ham
& Higgins, Dfta.
In this cape it appearing by affidavit, that
the defendants, John C. Kaussou, William
Stockham and X. S Higgins, are non-residents
of this State, or keep themslves so concealed
therein as to avoid (lie ordinary processor law
upon them, it is therefore ordered that a pub
lication be made for. six consecutive weeks in
the "Carolina Watchman," a newspaper pub
lished in the town of Salisbury JS.C, notifying
aid defendants to appear at the next Snperior
Court to be held for the County of Davidson,
at the Court House in Lexington, on 1st Mon
day in September, 1879, and plead answer or
demurr in an action commenced by attachment
by said plaintiff against said defendants for the
recovery of Six 1 Tumi red and Seventy-four
Dollars and ix cents fcr lumber, provisions
and merchadise furnished said Company du
ring the years 1878 and 1870, or judgment will
be taken as confessed.
C. F.LOWE, C.S.
P.v K. ITesley, Att'y for ITff.
;"- FROM j . j i '
II 181 g
-TH0S.J. FOSTER & CO.
DEALERS IN S
LIQUOKS, TOBACCO j& CIGAKS,
General Commission Merchants,
NO. 1H BK0AD 6TBSKT, j .
Liberal advances. ConniguinenW Rolici'ied
B,Keferencet, K. T. HoytJJ. CKawlm.
R. FRANK GRAHAM,
CORNER' OF MAtJ AND FISHER STREETS,
SALISBITEY, N. C.
Having purchased O. M." BtuY Entire Stock
of Groceries and added it to my own, I now of-
ferto my former friends and patrons, and the
general public -m jk k-.-J',".
A Complete and TvXL tine of
All Fresh and of First Quality :
ALSO AN 1
Excellent Assortment of Confectionery;
&3tr"ALL Low Dowx Foji CAn.Jj .
Have on . hands a 'small remnant of Dry
Goods, which is offered at and i below cost.
Will also sell one New Fairbanks' Scales, 2
Pairs Connter Scales, One or two Showcases,
and one good Writing Desk. Any person
needing any of the above stor$ furniture, wi 1
find it to their advantage to call eooh.
Will exchange goods for Cohntry Product,
allowing the Highest Cash Prices for the same.
Call in and get Bargains. 1
24:3m ! I
Chew Jackson's Best Svreot; Navy Tobacck.
USE THIS BRAND.
BEST IN THE WORLD,
M better than any Saleratns,
One tcaspoouful of this Soda used with
Hour milk equals Four tejtspousfuls j
of the 'best Bsiking Powder, jsav
ing Twenty Times its cost.
See package for valuable
k in lor mat ion. j
If the teaspoonfnl is too laf ge nnd does
not produce good results at first
use less afterwaids. i
Jan. 30: Cm. . !
NO BETTER JJPPORTUNITYi
A rare opportunity for an advantageous mercan
tile business in STATE.SVILLK, Is bflered lo a pur
chaser ot a limited 5tock of well nf-ort' d Goods, on
and one of the lest lujationsf in the place
at a low rent; and a -comfortable residency
if desired, near the Schools, Churches,. and
business in tlie place, likewisejat alow rent;
Offered because the present proprietor is en
gaged in other pursuits tuuMjas no time to
attend to this branch of business. For fur
ther information inquire at t
April 25, 1879 tl:3t
Blacker and Henderson,
SALISBURY, N. C
Jauuay22 1879 tt.
r Information Wanted !
Persuaded from my house in Stanly connty,
by one Bob Carter, on Monday the 14th day
of April, 1879, my son Kufux HarriH, who is 18
years of age. A ask all good citizens to aid me
in ascertain his whereabouts, by dropping me
a postal card or letter to Albemarle, N. C , so
that I may come and get him. will pay all
expenses, and reward my informant. ;
"Piedmont JVeW and "Winston SentineV
please copy one time. I
GUILFORD It ARRIS.
Aril 21, 1879. . Albemarle N. C.
27:3t. i .
SQLK AKXT, I. :
400 BEOADWAY NEW! YOBK.
Tlw distinctive features of this spool cotton are
that lt la made from the very nnest j
SEA ISLAND: COTTON.!
It isflnlshed soft as tho cotton f rora whfch lt la
made; lt has no waxing or artynctal tlulsli to deceive
theeyea;ltU the stroufrest, smoothest add most
elastic sewingithread in the market:! tor machine
sewing lt has ho equal ; lt is wound on I
I ' i
The Black 1$ the most perfect I j
ever produced In spool cotton, belnsr dyed by a system
patented by ourselves. The colors are dyed by the
NEW ANILINE PBOCES
rendering them so perfect and brilliant that dress
makers everywhere use thein instead of sewing silks.
We Invite comparison and respectfully ask ladles
to elve lt a fair trial and convince themselves of Its
superiority over all others.
td De naa at wnoicaaie ana retail from
J. D. GASK1LL
S5:6m. Salisbury N. C.
Mortgage Deeds for s,le here
Also various other blanks. '
CfiXM A'R K
Thetype, press and fixtures of ih w r,
JAMES M. GR
- Attorney and Counsellor at j
Salisbury; x c.
- Office in the Court House lot n
to Squire llartffhton. Will pra M
the Cowrte of the State. - practl in
SHOP connected with Brown rbipT.
stablea. e&i4 designs of 8hoeTto2,l
shape of foot. All shoeing on srtrtciww X
clples andWARRANTEO. Auffifc
promptly done. lf
THAT WELL KNOWN FERTILIZE! ft
y " STANDING!
Eich in Ammonia & Phosphoric Atii
The Leadinn Fertilizer Of Iht f Cba
MORE EXTENSIVELY'.' USED-' iiliv
ANY OTHER, -t
And Particularly Adapted ta
THE COTTON CROP. ?
Also Tacific' Guano Go's - :
ACID PHOSPHATE OF LIKE,
So well and favorably known inX. CaroKu.
Can be had upon application to thefolIowiM
Agents : ... ' .
Jno. Allex Brown, Salwburj.;
L. C. Hakes, Lexingtun.
C. G. MOSTGOMERY, ' Concord.
W. A. Luckey, HowanMill
C. A. Caklton, Staieiville.
Stough & Suax, Davidson Cl
Isaac Harris, Moormilk.
J. C. Borrocghs, " Charlotte.
Jno. S. Eeese & Co.,
XoI7 Gkx'l Agents, Baltimore, Ml
SIMONTON F1IALE CM
Statesville, N. C.
The next session opens August 28,. J873.
Board, and tuition in English. $85.00 per
sion of twenty weeks. Catalogue ami cireolir
with full particular on application.
Addrew, Mk.E. N. GRANT,
DON'T BE SWINDLED
- out of -
A BALE OF COTTON
THEO. F. KLlTTTZ
will sell you one ton of
Boykiu, Carter &Cg's
For 200 lbs. Cotton,
FA7ABLS IIT nOVEMBERl
It is the best in use. Easy to taanipulit.
Requires no cotton seed nor Btable manori.
No charge tor recipe or right to nse. Equal
to any $ 0 guano. Has been tested for y
Call and pet particulars and see testimonials
Don't be humbugged by cheap imitationa.
You can get the genuine only from -
T4IE07F. KLUTTZ, DitrccHT,
No20:ly Sole Agent foi Eo
T I Y Elf
Having purchased the LivefJ
Stabler Lee street and perfected
alt necessary arrangements for caK
rjing on the Lmsincss. in ft
ilnti nnrl Rntisf-ictorv nianncr, to
public are solicited to give us a trial.
are 'prepared, to 'afford, . i
All usual Accommodations,
and will do so afrihe most moderate pric
possible.. DROVERS are mriieu -
ii -r.... :a:.-o n ite their
stock carefully attended to and every prop-
er attention shewn them. I lie staoie lllr
Horses boarded by the; day, wecK, monui y
year. Call and try us.
R. J. HOLMES & S0.
Jnn 2d 1R78k .! , - ll:tf
; - 7 j t
My Stock ofGooiU In this Line is complete
1.0. TwAa flavin? securen
Services of an Artiste from Baltimore, in i
I feel instified in wvine lhatl caa fiiu"
knost fastidious last: and will guarantee " .
tsfaction in all ordtrs intrusted tp m', j
ball and examine my Stock before bopf
else w here. 31 KS. . A . , u
Salted Speckled Trout!
IV. C. CUT HEIRIL
r- - . - -
unr own pncKing. v'iauiT
owest cash prices. 8en4 orders to . s.
N8to30 : j" Kewbenie, . u