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SALISBURY, II. C, ; JULY 8
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3TXBLISIJED IN THE TEAR 1832.
PRICE, $1.50 IS AUVANCfS.'
1 one tor
My love and I for kisses played j. ' j
Klin ahaiitfl LaAft-nlrtta ,' T a... . A. avi
c0RACT ADVERTISING RATES. But when I won should be iij w e Care-r of the Donmcrnti.M ancMates than 201
il I 1! FEBEUAI;Y20,kso- ' ; 1 This made me ask her What she lOt-mir. for 1'i i.leii't and Vii-Presideiit. We lish in th
rray, since i see," quoth she, ll'your
wrangling vein, " -1- j'
Take your own kies; give me mine
IKm. rod, 1804.
1 1 month 8 pi's S ni'a 6 m's , u ms
I fj.50 i $2.60 $3.5U SO.itO $8.00
5.00 4.60' 5.85 T.W 18.00
- 4.50 6.00 T.60 11.0)1 1 15.00
6,00 '7.50 9.00 13.50 18.00
7.50 9.75 11.85 16.50 85 00
M."?5 15.75 80.50 85.50 40.00
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and looked and loved" again.- j '
But looked and loved and loved and look
ed, and looked and loved in vain.
It is not often, says the Richmond
fUiK GREAT SOUTHERN State, thai we meet in duy country
xiiey no not maice tnoir
nli ills. 1
L.ttan. wliite Sweiuiir.Coat. liolire.
HmmbipUoii, Bsonehit), Acrvoas De
Euitj, Jtalaria, mud all dbMMt arising
irgn aa mpm miuuuuB uv uwu,
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Cures Nervous Debility.
i.i n ir A-
... i . ;, . .r ... :
Gen. Hancock and Hon Wm. II.
- (English. .
- We copy lengt hy sketch of t he pub-
ri j j . . -.
NO ELECTORAL COMMISSION THIS TIME. l3PW J he National Contention at
Cincinnati, June 24, 1880.
The Democratic Platform.
Put us down as predicting' not less
than 2C1 votes for Hancock and Enc:- :
tonvenuon assembled declare:
The Democrats of the United States in
; ; - tl .Ui,V;UAiiX way. gl4 to receive a friend cordially,
i UIED, at bis residence near KAlUfuirv I Ilia .nvninn . A
on the 28th of June, 1880, of that fati cure unbltJ i , WW"-"
malady, "Bright diseaseof the Kidney L7l ?lench!?r lnttyvboth in thougl.t;
xitsDERsox, Eq.t in the 70th 7, ' k" - wr,ier who knew him
year of his age. well, may be allowed the expression
Tin's diseafte is pronounced incurahle natur1 ChristUnthat iV nathrehad im
notice in regard to any previous selec
tion of .President and JVice-Presiilent.
Bei ng4otlt Northermntfii, and Uiiton
or war Democrats, their noruinat Um
kills the sectional cry and buries for-
jever the notorious "bloody -shirt" is-
e electoral collefo. TIip fiir
w i a a.-. wa. ii'-.. t i
found the sketch in the Raleigh Xetcs, tires may go abovejbut not below ' n, " ' our -ew to the ,y tne raedical faCulty, and generally fa- Pnt im such high moral iprincinles
, uiuiici, BUU inUJUODS OI . f w K o H,..i..l .1.- ... . - tblt he W n r.,tl, .Pl.
as illustrated by the terthA ft.L- -i.; of the first ..r,W a.ii: I.. .
..... n. jui in uio Buu cciainnrj &uu his irprn i thru
sketch, it waa chronic, coveriug a space crdinal "turcs of St Paul hchad Faith fI
i jears,. curing winch he was a eon- "c uau ope ne naa the greatest nf
1 l . . w
i staut but unraurmuring sufferer. He ree' nantJ or love to God, lore to man.
was born on the 8th of Januarv. 1811. and 111 10,8 altn. P and Love. Ire died anri
. . . ' ' .iil.n... ' . - "
cousquently at his -death, was aged 09 ut?nerai itesurrection he will doubtless
years, 5 mohths aud 20 days. He was the receiTe t,,e bessmg vouchsafed terought all
son of Archibald Heuderson, the eminent, xlernuJ. n? yc bles.ed children of my
and therefore give that pa jer creilit this. It requires 185 to elect ; Gar- tile Democratic partv
i . l -II l' 1. 1 1 . .!... 1..J 1 I Mill I . . !! . . -
iot ir. ii win ue niguiy iiireresiiug neiu ano Aniiur win ue iniriea. jo teacinng -and example of along line of Dem-
to the reader. -.- returning boards or electoral com- Gitra tic statesmen and patriots, and cm bod i-
f The nomination of Gen. ''Hancock ' missions will have a part in deciding e'f 1 1 the P,atform of the ,t National con-
aud Mr. Gnzlish seems to have given ! the next election. Th; people will do , V'"1'00 of e PartJ-
? c . .i ii i i . . i i Ii i 1 lSecon. Opposition to centralization and
inoregeneraj ttitfaction to the whole the electing, and they will do it so t6 that dangerous spirit of encroachment
country than , we -remember to have j well for Gen. Hancock that Garfield which tends to consolidate the power of all
will wonder what he ! was runninsr at t,,c departments in one, and thus to create.
O ;i .
all for. New Haven tnion.
yea, pre-emiuent Jurist (for he Was with-
i VERY DAMAGING.
n 'J -i ' rr ,i comQlon schools to be fostered and protect
, 1 lie charges agaiusfc Gen. Hancock eti.
thus far are decidedly damaging. Third. Home rule, honest money, consist
. u ouiuutuai jaws: separation
, of Church and State for the good of each;
every day, but come at widely separ-
1 ' - I ...L!.L I I !!.! .. I il. . ' Ifpm llM IS 1 rronf anvin ifnm n in!T OT frnlfl nnrt n.l biIpop B,yA -
.,f pi. ,i T i i . sue wnicu 4iuvc uccii reueu on oy uie 6,'"Vfc,"tt" i uu ,jaJTC,, u-
rather, felt than seen.-!,, I!,...,. . Ipt. of West R.int; item, an . v.rtible u coin o d.m,d; ric.
aiui uermanv we see instances a this f j i , . .. . i
time of two or three of these meteor ! eVel7 camPain since the close of tlie
men who make their age historic. In
this country we havejelt thejpresr
ence of at least two, and their great
i late war between the States.
Of course there are some individual
Democrats, who were disappointed at
inlllPh(,..i.mn rUMimn ' 'pi.L . We nominal ion ot Hancock because
.......v-. wx. la.sv.i .i.ii iiiiic a uctc air -t- t
rhas its tnf
I nacfciirra. baow
h win tell von
fciceil'ent lilood Purfier.
E01AD1LIS Is sold by til Drugdsti "i
jjr mil? and BEAST.
j External and Internal. 2
HE GREATEST rUN-EEUEVES 05" TE2 AGE.
iEaur fftiwr .Pi
j , 1 JSK GBEAT VEGETABLE CATTTaRTIO
Vcketable WORM SYRUP
litantlv dstrrTa T70?.?IS. anl J r'v-c mended
by j-iyiicLaaj cj tao best crl
a plenty of men who are betterj than
their age or Jheir pa r t y u 1 1 h ose w ho
are greater' than, both are few and' far
between. That Tilden is one of these
phenomenal men we think is I now
readily acknowledged by all j who
haver felt the influence of the suhtle
power he has wielded over the party
during the past few ycarsKaud which
so far from losing force has only
gained additional weight by his With-
1 '. a
urawat iroan the actual leadership.
Id this,res;ect he is as much greater
than' Grant, that other-man' in this
fair land who stood greater hdn his
party ? as intellectual aud moral ipow
er is greater than the force of destiny
and the mere instincts' of brute force.
t . w. .C . 1 ii r . i rJ. . -
t.- - - i .. i i ivunutu oi ine niioiic iaitli btate and Na-
Episcopalian : item, a corset-wearer: , i'tlx-liin"' oiaie anu
It iai , brains
Diiringr with Mr. Tilden.
I ZTVot r.al Iv all Dt-t ."s.
U JOnXF. HEIIRY. CUDRAN CO.,
WCoiIe-e Place, rfCTT yCTh.
loHale by T. F. KLUi'TZ, Druggist,
ll6:ly. ! :tli-buiv, . C.
CLOVER; ORCHARD, ,
Ill othef Grass Seeds, at Rifhinond
ud see -tit hA.Mbb.
New York, June 30. General
Hancock having expressed a deJireto
jeall informally upon Gov. Tilden,
ii.. . .1 c:. .. a- iir.nJ ' p
liic general inei oenaior aiia'e, or
Pennsylvania, Gen. Franklin, of Con
necticut, and Henry Watterson, of
Kentucky, this afternoon at the Gil
sey House by appointment, whejn the
party repaired to the well-known
mansion in uramercy park anti, were
received and entertained by Gov.
Tilden with cordial hospitality. Gen.
Hancock and Mr. Tilden 4rad a pro
tracted and agreeable interview. and
in taking his leave. Gen. Hancock
they expected and desired the selec- j
tion of another gentleman, but they
will givejthenominee as warm a sup
port as they would had their iavorite
been nominated. In common with ma
ny good Democrats in this section and
elsewhere, we thought how was the
time to take up a good civilian states
man and elect him, but it may be that
the best course has been adopted, and
one that will result in the certain suc
cess of the National Democratic party.
We congratulate all good people on
the present condition of affairs, aud the
prospect that all sectional strife is to
be eliminate from the political can
vass of 1880.
The Democrats of the South were
once willing to take the notorious an-
'q ti-5outhern Horace Greely as ithe
President of these United States for
the sake of harmony and promoting
prosperity, but the Radicals of Ithe
item, he was engaged in an expensive
Indian war; item, Mrs. Surratt was
hung. These things' are enough to
make an American, citizen forswear
the 'and of his birth. '-Chicago Times,
don't liketubcutop his clothes.
Major-General Hancock is the per
sonification and quintessence of mili
tary foppery. He is the delight of
the ladies and the excruciating, inimi
table model of ambitious beaux. The
American people will never elect such
a military exquisite cjyer the robust
manly volunteer soldjer and exper
ienced statesman, James A. Garfield.
Philadelphia Journal, Rep.
General Grant's letter of consjralu-
lation to General Garfield is so lomj
on its way that we fear the ex-Presi
dent forgot to stamp it. New York
der, of Cabarwis-countygrandson of
Richard Henderson, the colonial judge
nnder the British crown, and whose auto
graph is visible in the Court records of
Rowau county nephew of Leonard Hen
derson, one of the first elected judges on
our buperior Court bench an office first
father, receive th l.io;.
you from the beginning of ihe world." '
integer vitae sceleris que puraURequieg-
in race. ? r. -
To Restore Old Laxd. By actual ex-
periencel find that ploughing in green croos
tendered to his brother Archibald, who WC" r,ated Totation crops is the
' I fill TAQr inn nAoi-iAnt a J. .
NO SPEECHES TO MAKE.
does not matter! that General
North rejected . their old .seetwual HanciM.k is not a speech-maker. He
has nothing to explaini- Philadelphia
THE SIUATION IN A WORD.
JAIV1ES M. GRAY,
! Mopey and Oouiissllor at Law,
' v SALISBURY, X C.
! OfEfditj the Court House-lot, next doo
to$qitfeIan:Mon. Will practice iu all
the UOtA-ta of the State. , -
I 1 a 1
mpRXEY AT LAW,
A.LIS1JURY. IV. C
Notices in the State and Federal
Stiaritfn at ato,
'ill . onJ 0A1!4i..
! SALISBURY, N. C
1 1 , - ;' :.
- - i ii
ro Female College,
Greensboro, W. C.
.fn 'Scssion :ll be gin on the 23th of
'MtiiL i moral -.culture, com-
Wdjjp t'le ceaj forts of a leai?ant, wtll or-
fxl!Ifj"r "oo of 5 month': -Board
-uiiig ano Hgmaj ano luilion
ln fourne, $75. Extra Studiea
0r particulam apply to
T. M. JOES, Pres't.
accepted an invitation to pay an
visitj to Gramercy. The 1'eeli
tween the two is represented jto be
exceedingly cordial. No one! was
present except the gentlemen named,
anil th? interview was unceremonious
The Frecdmaii's Bank.
champion simply because the South
endorsed., him. It remains to be seen
whether they (the Northern Radicals)
can defeat a Federal General and a
Union-war Democrat simply because Well, the Democrats are happy.
le is acceptable to the Southern De- Boston Herald, Ind.
No matter who-is pleased or tlis-
pleased, the Southern States will give
a solid vote for Hancock and English,
and if Northern Democrats will; do
their duty, and carry a few Northern
State, Gen. W. S. Hancock will be
the next President of the United
Mates. Let the Democrats of the
Northern States now prove by their
works that they are in earnest, and
have been acting in good faith to
wards the South. Char. Democrat.
Washington, June 28. Thej
missiouers of the Freedman's Sa
Bank announce that they will short
ly pay another 10 per cent, divi-
deud to 4fs unfortunate depositors.
This will make 40 per cent, in all.
The commissioners have 1 i i tie ex pec
tation that the assets will enable them
to pay. more than 50 per cent; to the
depositors. No dividend hasi been
paid since 1878. The commissioners
however, have since thattimb ex
pended large sums in caring for the
bank: property. They anticipate
that j the government will buy the
banki buildings which is now occupied
by the Department of Justice and the
United States Court of Claims j and
is a "white elephant" on the hands of
HAxebeK McClureisms :
General Hanclock is said to
carried on an expeusive cam
CuSj NoteIIeads, BillHu-ds,
T rw-OPES printed to order
uvr rates. Call at this office.
.at . rf'f
against the Cheyenries in which he
only succeeded in killing two' In
dians. That is nothing. In his cam
paign against the rioters in Phi ad el
phia he didn't kill anybody ; but he
stopped the riot all the same.
, The" Republican organs are aston
ished at the nomination ofHancock,
and they are very free' to say
don'tlthink any man should be' l
nated for President who has not had
Vhat they Think of us. We
never really believed until yesterday
that any intelligent people at the
North believed in Southern outrages
When Gen. Hancock issued his
Louisiana Order, President Andrew
Johnson well summed Up it and its
teachings: "General! Hancock an
nounces that he will make the law
the rule of his conduct; that he will
uphold the Courts and other civil au
thorities in the performance of their
proper duties, and that he will use
his military power only to preserve
the peace and enforce the law. When
a great soldier with unrestricted power
in his hands to oppress his fellow
men voluntarily foregoes the chance
of gratifying his selfish ambition and
devotes himself to the duty of build
ing up the liberties and strengthen
ing the laws of his country, he pre-
AAAf fYi miniiiiiifii tinrinsoa i A
. , J n .i n sents an example of the hitrhest nub
J o o , It:- .. : i. i..... .. i x.,..n
lie iiuic mac uuiuau uiiiuic is ;uja
I., had wished to attend Judge
Strong's law school and had written
to the Judge to inquire about terms
&c. In replyto Judge Strong's answer
'I would be happy to avail myself
of the advantages which your school
ble of practicing.
It is high time the people were casting
about for suitable candidates for the Legis
lature and county offices.
The people should turnout in their pri
offers, and if the matter rested entire- mary meetings and make their selections
Iv with me would certainly do so. without dictation, and then come to the
R.TiJr . . i ri County Convention in mas and ratify their
nf I ,rrfiict tiatar (nth wuhpa nt m v I '" j J
D . choice. If they will do so, there is no rea
inenas. tenner iur. o. nor myseii tn - , t. af 5mr4PI1IWP fifJi,.Hr,n. !!
have been able to prevail upon them made there is no reason to fear that any
to consent to my going South, on ac- but true and tried friends . of our cause wil
civil ad m i n istnit ion.
-f a, -; 1 1 : -
This s a kind of a second, thought
that has come to them since; 1868,
when Grant was firsfc nomina'tedi'
count of the generally disturbed state
of society which they in common with
many of the Northern people believe
It is a matter of wonder-with some
of the newspapers whether General
Hancock' will resign his army com
mission ' before election, as McClellan
did. It is possible General Hancock
may "follow the more recent pre
cedent established by General Grant
and hold ' on to his commission until
within a few., hours of his inaugura
tion..; V, r -. i'. -
r Raleigh . Observer : ' A Tetter has
been .received by the Governor, stat
ing that a memorial window is to be
placed in Westminster Abbey, iLon
doiCini honor of Sir Walter Raleigh,
whose name this city bears.1 The let
ter iiife V'wBtflbution'fbF on
the part of this city, for the ereption
of the window.
be selected there is no reason to fear that
bolters, independents or disorganizes wil
be recognized. Let the people speak out,
and take hold of the matter in a body.
Fourth.. Subordination of the military to
cijil power and general and thorough reform
of the civil service.
Fifth. The right to free ballot is t ha right
preservative of all rights, and must and shall
be maintained in every part of the United
i Sixth. The existing administration is the
representative of a conspiracy only, and its
claim of right o surround ballot-boxes with
troops and deputy marshals, to intimidate
and obstruct electors,and the unprecedented
use of the veto to maintain its corrupt and
despotic power, insults the people -and im
perils their institutions.
Seventh. The great fraud of 1876-77, by
which upon a false count of the electoral
votes of two States the candidate defeated
at the polls was declared to be President,
and for the first time in American history
the will of the people set aside under a
threat of military violence, was struck a
deadly blow at our system of representative
government ; the Democratic party, to pre
serve the country from civil war, submitted
for the time in the firm and patriotic faith
hat the people would punish this crime in
880. This issue precedes and dwarfs every
other. It imposes a more sacred dutvuuon
he people of the Union than ever addressed
he consciences of a nation of freemen. -
Eighth. We execrate the course of this
administration in making places in the civil
service a reward for political crime, and de
mand reform by a statute which shall make
it forever impossible for a defeated candid-
date to bribe his way to the seat of a usur
Ninth. The resolution of Samuel J. Tilden
not to be a candidate for the exalted place
to which he was elected by a majority of his
countrymen, and from which he was exclud
ed by the leaders of the Republican party,
is received bv the Democrats of the United
States with sensibility, and they declare
their confidence in his wisdom, patriotism
and integrity to be unshaken by the assaults
of a common enemy, and they further assure
him that he is followed into the retirement
he has chosen for himself by the sympathy
and respect of his fellow-citizens, who re
gard him as one who, by elevating the stand
ards of public morality and adorning and
purifying the public service, merits the last
ing gratitude of his country and his party,
Tenth. Free ships and-a living chance for
merican commerce on seas and on land ;
no discrimination in favor of transportation
lines, corporations or monoplies.
Eleventh. Amendment of the Burlingame
treaty; no more Chinese immigration ex
cept for travel, education and foreign com
merce, and thereon carefully guarded.
! Twelfth. Public money, public credit for
public purposes solely, and public land, for
j Thirteenth. The Democratic party is the
friend of labor and the laboring man, and
pledges itself to protect him alike, against
cormorants and the commune.
! Fourteenth. We congratulate the country
upon the honesty and thrift of the Demo
cratic Congress which has reduced the pub
lic expenditure forty millions a year; upon
a continuation of prosperity at home and
national honor abroad, and above all upon
the promise of such change in the adminis
tration of the government as shall insure us
genuine and lasting reform in every depart
ment of the public, service.
from oecunmrv n,V n. ' eurni BUU cneapest way to improve worn-
j " v i it ii Buniu
nanimously declined it iu favor of his
brother Leonard, and brother of Mrs. Jane
C. Boyden of Salisbury, so well and so
favorably known throughout the State.
In December 1840, he married Mary Steele
Ferrand, eldest daughter of Dr. Ferrand,
of Salisbury. From this union there were
any kind of crops, whether small grain, peas
or clover to plow the land deep. It is not
expected that a farmer will take his whole
farm through this process at one time, but
he may use the best of it for corn or cotton,
while he improves a part of it, and change
-.j. ..u UUIUU lUCre WCrtJ Kri, .1. ... - - .
X 3 "Hi. Hisedu-1 " f , ,. l -
cation was liberal. Matriculating first at
prove it all. All land cultivated in corn
.ImnU 1. 1 ... . .
Yale College, he comnl , f . u,u w in ai 1 nc P-wing
his studies at the University of Virginia.
Baptized when young and afterwards
Confirmed by Bishop Atkinson, he per
took of the Holy Communion a short time
before his death, at the hands of the cel
ebrant, Rev. F. J. Murdock, Rector of St.
Luke's church. He had a profound rev
erence for the Christian religion, but from
physical causes, was prevented from at
tending church. His was a mind of su-
corn. No land should be cultivated
in cotton more than one year without chang
ing to another crop. Jf. Groom "before Me
don Grange, Alabama.
Getting Rid of the Weevil. A French
writer asserts that his father years ago clean
ed his barns and grain bins of the weevil in
tlie following simple manner : "He placed
an open cask impregnated with tar, in th
linm anrt than in f1a n n n . .1.
........... I - .u i in. Kiauaiics . uv 1 1 1 C villi
. . --.H...I - -8"- ofsome hours the weevils were seen climb-
cast; a judgment clear, vigorous and .iftnw th. ... LA
klllind. Wtllla Ilia nonfnl i-t I . JO
. .. .. in all directions from the cask. On moving
greats his physical was not. For years hh r 1 r 1 i .1
lO irni rllA IlkIllll ni-nnU rf IhA lo.v I -I
i.iu wiuuii viatic ui uio icuiu 1 -.-.: . r- , r ...
, 1 I premises were in n fw inva nmnlot.t
lrt liarttf in tltaa innnftr nod Iia n - I .
: 1-... ' " ' cleared of these troublesome and pernicious
Knowledges leader of that party. He was -neata. TI.p f.r t. mw.4i uk
krltaral rllO trraof hoof vaaI IvaoI vva4-A.l I
- ."f- , these ingects ma asheperceiveatheirnrea-
itintn 11 n nil 1 . . . . n F . .. . . I '
wiiimau u an ill IB iiiuu Ul tuuilllj '. I . i. c - , .
xt . M : . .1 i o -
umu ueer uuuer8looa ine meory 01 Dlank. witU Ur d nlacB th.m B rpnn5r(k(1
i t il. t.i i . 1 . I I T 1 " "
"f 'u nu new the ur from time to timc in U)e course
inoreoueoienttoitsjaws. Aot ambitions of ofthl!VCttP to thp:rPfll!a
a; i e ..I J
uuice, uuour, or preiermeni, ne ien in ins
.1 . ... I
own case, wun Aaensiuc, "tuat tne post Ticks os Cattle. -Cattle cratin? atlha
of honor, was a private station." But still outskirts of woods, among brush and shrub
office sought him. He was elected a mem- bery, are liable to be covered with ticks.
oer oi tlie electoral college with Hon. Brushing the cattle over once a week-with
iNamaniei macon, in ,ie.io. ne was a a mixture of one part kerosene and two part
memoeroiuiecouncuoi tate,unoeriiov- iaro 0 wfn protect them from the attacks
ernorsKeid and tins, and Director on 0f this vermin. When ticks are found on
the part of the State, of the Western N. cattle in considerable numbers, they should
C. Railroad, from its organization untillnotbe removed by force because in that
tne new regime alter tne war. in gener- i case he head of the tick will remain imhd.
al literature, he was well read, and mem- ded in the hide of the animal, and. when in
ory rarely proved treacherous to him. iarge numbers, will lie apt to cause consid-
His JiiDie was always on tne table, at erable irritation and inflammation of the
wnicu ne sai anu reau so mncn, ana oiten skm. By apnlyinjr aliffht coat of Jard or a
did he "search the Sriptures." Reared in iittie benzine, by means of a brush to the
the lap of luxury, enjoying the 'emolu- body of the tick, they generally! withdraw
ments of a large estate, until the late civ- their heads and let go their hold on the
il war, with no personal ambition to grat- hide. Western Farm Jaurnal.
ify, he had no incentive to nrge him on to
the goal of fame. The matchless fame of Watering Hoeres. Do not give a tired
the father, seemed not to inspire the am- horse very cold water, as it often produces
bition of the son. While the father, in I colic. Many allow water to stand for some
the legal profession, stood without a peer time in buckets. On the road horses should
and, in the language of Judge Murphy, be watered once in ten miles at least. Tha
"was the most perfect model of a lawyer stomach of a horse is so small, in com pari-
that our bar has produced," the modest, son to his body, that large draughts injuri-
unassuining son was content with the ously distend it; consequently, small quan-
comfort and delight ot his happy home; tities at regular intervals is the best rule.
yet like that father, the faculties of a Always loosen the check rein before giv-
strong mind and a brilliant intellect in ing water to a horse. If watering with a
the son,were blended with the most exalt- pail, hold it higher than necessary to relieve
ed moral feelings, and civic virtues. The the neck from the pressure uponl the collar.
petty quarrels, and groveling disputes,and It is not natural for a horse to drink witlr
driveling contests of men, were far beneath this head up, any more than it is for a man -
him, for he soared in the region of pure, to get down to drink.
exalted, noble sentiment, and there he
An Interesting Book. We have been
shown an interesting book entitled the His
tory of the Yellow Fever Epidemic in Mem
phis in 1878. It was written by Col J. M.
Keating of the Memphis Appeal, and is very
graphic in its description of the scenes dur
ing the terrible plague, ilr. T. R. Waring,
son of R. P. Waring, Esq.. of Charlotte, and
secretary of the Howard j Association, of
Memphis at the time of the prevalence of
the fever, sent it to Kerr Cr!aige, Esq. With
the exception of 500 copies for gratuitous
distribution, the copy right of the book is
given to the Howard Association. It will
be published and sold bjj tluV benevolent
Association, and the proceeds devoted to
the erection of a monument to the ph jscians,
nurses, and it members who died in Mem
phis daring the scourge. i w ' vi
The book contains an appendix showing
a list of the dead and alsoW the contribu
tors to the sufferers with the amounts, Ac,
The total amount contributed by North
Ca-olina is f 7,190 76. The amount sent by
the citizens of Salisbury, & 330.
Three Boys Hanged.
! Bad boys need not go West in order to
find adventure, commit crime and swing
into the next world from a gallows tree
fTwO Chicago boys, aged respectively
seventeen and nineteen years, started a
year ago for the East in search of ad
venture, and they found it before hal
way here by killing an old man for his
money. Then, instead of becoming tre
mendons fellows among hard characters.
as boys iu books always do when they
have killed their man, they spent a year
in jail, and yesterday were strangled on
the gallows. Another boy younger than
ither, left the world in company with
jthe Icoupje. He began his business career
by stealing, and when a Companion
threatened to tell he shot him. No mem
ber of the trio was old. enough to be
trusted away from apron strings, and
other boys who are panting to distin
guish themselves in blood aud thunder
style would do well to take the hint. An
apron string in a boy's buttenhoh is not
half so annoying as a stoat rope around
his neck, and when finally untied it leaves
him for something better than to horrify
newspaper readers and feed the worms.
occupied a standi ug that was pre-eminent.
Having spoken of his mind, what shall
we say of his heart? With no disposition
to injure others, he forgave others their
tresspasses against him. Possessing great
delicacy of feeling, and a sensibility ten
der and refined as that of a lady, his af
fection, for his wife, chiidreu, relations
and friends, always glowed with undying
fervor, and whether as husband, father
brother, friend or master, he was all the
human heart could wish. He went far
ther than the code of ancient Ethics. For
besides, the "honeste vivere.w to live hon
estly and honorably the "laedere nenii
ueni," to injure no man, and the "tribuere
cuique suum" to give every matt his due,
(a large and comprehensive code, cover
ing a great portion of the Christian), be
believed in and reverenced the one, living
and true God. Racked with bodily pain,
tortnre and snfferriog, the greater portion
of his adult life, he bore it all without a
Climate Controls Varieties. The va
rieties in tobacco are onlythe result of cli
matic influences, as there is but One species
that has ever been cultivated. The differ
ent kinds soon loose their characteristics
when planted continuously in any given lo
cality. All varieties of seed leaf are. doubt
less, from the original Connecticut seed leaf,
which, in turn, i nothing more than the
Havana of Cuba, acclimated iir-the North
ern States. When these facts are known, it
is evident that, in order to preserve the pe
culiar qualities of any variety; (t is neces
sary to obtain seed frequently from its orig
inal locality. Western Tvbaeea Journal.
Kissing is simply the meeting of
two pairs of lips. It may express a
great deal, but it really amounts to a
very little. It is rather
but very I rief. It ts a sort
skin and iump" bliss. Its!
ranrniar, and bowed in meek submission lightning, you scracely know it is
. ji -. : e r
to ail ine u.,pCuuv.ous ox rrouuence. commence(1 yieD q , jg
Says Addison, in his Spectator, "there is ... , ...
not on earth a spectacle more worthy, JStl11 ne people-Iike.it.
than a great man superior to his suffer-1 jn the following love couplet there
f ngs. Up to tne late war, ne was gem- h & t y ; of j
al and social, riding up to town nearly t.
. in. thm ti nleaaant eon. much meaning as there IS
versation and companionship of friende. most moving love songs- have
After the war, stripped of his personal fashionable run : - j
property, consisting mostly in slaves, about . . . .
tict&itomh A d deed is uerer lost he who
with family, books, newspapers, periodicals, eos courtesy reaps friendship, and
&c as hU chief solace in old age, but tl- he who plants kindness, gathers lo Ye.