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THE CAROLINA VflTCHH All.
Local News Items -
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Grimes Bros , ;of LetipgtoD,
who purchased the : NoTth Side
Roller Mills ome time r ago, have
equipped the mill with new ma
chinery and will shortly be readj
to operate it, ' v .
Pension Examiner T. H. Goeth,
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of Greensboro, was in 'the' city
last week on government busiofiss;
The postcffice at South River
ha.s been abolished, the Deonle in
that vicinity being served by ru- j
rftl carrier. - . 1
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r . l. uu.u,, Wuu xu. Bvra several times our loss in-the year November 24, 1860, : after a faith
years has beerv manager of the in 0ne short week. We greatly f o 1 service of over forty-five years,
Kesler Cotton Mill,, has resigned, appreciate .our subscribers,: nob died January 20, 1906
lie nas HuuoeeuBU uy j.- u,
Mason, ol Dallas, N. CL
R. G, Chaney, of Spencer, who I
has been in Baltimore
.ltimore eome time I
for medical treatment, has return-1
ed home much improved in health:
Mrs. J. D. McNeely has gone to
Fort Riloy, Kan., to be present at
the marriage of her daughter,
Mies Fannie, to Capt. Scales, of
the United States Army.
Two more arrests have been
made in connection with the car
robberies on the Southern, J. T.
Banks and Norman Benson wer
fob-on in r.npt.odv Hv Det.efttiv lrU . u i ; I
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Ahnrn Both men are employes
of the Southern and were arrested
in Greensboro. .
The Baraca classes of the First
Baptist and First Metho d i 8 1
churches had the pleasure Sunday,
of hearing addresses by Howard
A. Banks, of Charlotte.
S. L. Swicegood has returned
to Salisbury and will make this
city hi9 home,
A forco of men is at work pre
paring the foundation for the
new jail. The county commis
8ioners will push the work as rap-
idly as possible and hope to4iave
the new structure completed By
Under the terms of the Hitch
cock bill which was'passed by the
last Congress, Salisbury ge.ts six
clerks in the postoffice and four
city mail carriers. This increase
of force will be most acceptable
to Postmaster Ramsay.
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V4 . TT 111 taUJB Will uuuu a 1CB
idence on South FuHon street,
near Chestnut Hill cemetery.
Mrs. Mattie Dreher. of Wics-
boro, who came here early last
week to attend the funeral of her
son, the late Dr. A. H, Dreher, farm work.
has returned to her home in Wins- There will be an Easter service
boro- held at St. Petpr's church Easter
The Owens school in Locke Sunday.- Services all day. Din
township, district No.-4, , will to- ner will be served on the ground,
day celebrate Mclver day. Supt. vMrs jno Waller, who has
Kizer will, be present and will beeu confined to her bed for the
mate an address.
The'eovernment is making ar-
rangemeutB to begin work on the
proposed driveway to the National
Cemeterv. Congress appropriated
$15,000 for this purpose last yearr J
State Senator Breese, of Trans
sylvania county was in the city
last week. J
S. A. Gregg has gon on the
road for the Flippin Hardware
flnmnnnv nf Phi loAlnhift. - Hfi
will still retain his interest in the
he will not be activelv connected
Wlf.Vl Via nnniafn
It is announced that Dr. J. B.
Councill has secured aji interest
in the business of the Salisbury
Drug Company, aiid will have his
office there as soonas he can Have
it fitted up. " - :
M. G. McCurdy, manager of the
Bell Shoe Store, Ma returned
from a business
trip toe Lynch-
A Nice Plum.
Hayden Clement, EeqV, has been
anoointed lv . Attorney General
Gilmer, as liis assistant: IThere go to school. Insteati ot tms sne my: ieft.arm and right hip. I
were a number of attorneys iathe met Mr. Cuddihy, and the two -naVe used three ' bottles of Cham
race for- this position and Uhat took a train Jor Fort Mill where the beriaiI1B pain Balm and it did
Mr. C'emenfewon out is quite M
that ihe position Pav.
OUR HONOR ROLL
Another Large List .of People -Join for a
JLWe have lost poesijblv ;a dozen
'suscjiljera during the pastftwelve
months from: various causessolne
six or eight.bemg by .death.- .This
is not intended to frighten' away I
any who are now readers, or w hp
contemplate becoming oue but
toereiy to show 4hat our percent- f
age of loss is small and the causes
most severe.-- If all we now have
on our list remarrr until "death
do us part," we hope that the
Parting will be many years in the
la - ture. - At any rate as may be I
8een bv tne subjoined list we add
morfl u.ni(i hfiv touft fun
Watchman and pay for it, but I
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becausewe feel that they are our I
friends, our neighbors and follow
countrymen, and jwe are always
giaa w meeunem ana nave. tnem
call to Bee us. There are many
struggles in life and it is well
that we should go along together
in friendship and with united ef-
foita. . -
If your namo does not appear
below, probably it is because you
have not renewed or sent in your
subscription. You are invited to
no. so wmit our reduced rate iaon. I
luuao tt uu u.i vo uuuiu or seoi
in, during the past week are as
W H Albright, T E D Carter,
J Carter, J C Pool, v Thomas
Peeler, F C Miller, J A- Parks, T
W Wat kins, L R Walker, W A
Bostiau, J A Kluttz, Mrs R H
Kluttz, MrsS S Cole, P A D Peel-
er, A- L Hall, W A Weant, John
M Bost, L A Enuiss, A A Weant,
T.rwlr T?nAn t t ni tt n I
JJja. XkCtlJUjr, X A J UUUUU, XX XT I
Hall, R A Kincaid, A A Chuun,
a n Livengood, t r Watkins,
Mrg S O Wood, Walter Burrage,
R Jones Reid; Crawford Ludwick,
C B Wagoner, J E Hayworth, J
R Merritt, Ed T ; Ludwick, W A
Huffman, Rev J P Hodge, L D
Carter, George Smith, Eli Casper,
Wm M Drake, George L Huffman,
Henry C Trexler, Walter Wyatt,
J L Surratt, Rufus W Loweiy, P
A Wagoner, David M lean M J
Henaon, James T MoCarn, Chas
L Williams, E M Williams, Sam-
uel Spider, N C Wyatt, Edgar J
Camp. Jerry Reid, Rev Defan-
dorf, Joseph A Kesler, Eli Wyatt.
The farmers are busy with their I
no0f roir nr t.n rfavB. with nei-
tonitis, is improving, we are glad
r . -a I
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to note. Mrs. Waller was in a
very dangerous condition at f)rst
and her lif a was almost despaired
of , but alter a Etrong ngnt ana
the willingness of her friends, she
will after all be able to be up in a
Another Business Eaferprise.
It is announced that S. H.
Kress & Company, the well known
5nd 10 neut store hrm of the
South,, have' purchased ground
arfip.t.ion of a three-story business
buildlng The building is i to be
located on the Davis lot corner of
ftn. Rank atreets.. They
expect to carry a large-stock, and
their store here will be a modern
and well stocked establishment.
Married In South Carolina.
Last Thursday Miss Lilian Cau
ble aud John Cuddihy, both- of
this city, were married at Fort
Mill, S. C. The bride, who was
iii thr eleventh grade at the pub
lie school, Jeft home, as usuar to
A UEUORIAL SERVICE;
Congregatlen Does Honor to tlie tlerabry
- & latge congregation . was Dres-
ent Sunday af tsrnoohat the First
PresVyterian- church, to witness
the ceremonies incident to the tin-
veiling and . presentation of the
tablet in memory of the late Rev.
J. Rumple. The tablat, which is
the gift of the ladiea of the con-
gregation, is made of bronze and
bears this inscription : - '
"This tablet placed by the la-
dies of th congregation in, lovins
remembrance of Hev. Jethro Rum
pie, D. D ,.born M..rch 10, 1827,
installed pastor of this church
cfl ant nf r.n, .
rw w v viuU ITQ1I 1A 711X3 i -r
Rest from thy Joved elnploy,
The battle fought, the victory won
Enter thy Master's jov.'
was unveiled bv
Miss Janie Dickson Vardell, a
granddaughter of Dr, Rumple,
after which Rev. J, M. Wharev
made an address, presenting the
tablet on behalf of the ladies of
the congregation. He referred
in a touching manner to the life
work of DrT Rumple, his influence
upon his people and the com mu-
nity at large, and exhorted his
hearers to keen fresh Jn thftir
uiiuus nis leacning ana tne exam-
pie of his holy, consecrated life,
Hon. Theo. F. Kluttz accepted
the tablet for the church. He
made a brief address in eulogy of
the deceased pastor, in whose hnn-
or the services were being held,
and concluded his remarks by
saying: ''May it be the prayer
of all, 'let me die the death of the
righteous, and my last end be like
The home of Frank Poole, who
lives at Trading Ford, was de
stroyed by fire on the afternoon
of Wednesday last. With the ex
ception of a few pieces - of furuU'
ture which were saved by the
neighbors, the household goods of
Mr, Poole were, lost in the fire.
The "origin of the fire has not been
learned. The family was away
from home when the building was
burned and they have no idea how
the fire started. The lost will be
Another Store Robbery.
The store of the Belk-Harry
Company was entered by a theif
or thieves on Wednesday night of
last week: A couple of dollars in
change was taken from the cash
drawer, out nothing else was taken
so far as known. It is believed
thehief concealed himself in the
store before it was closed for the
night, as he went out by the rear
door When ready to leave. This
isr the second time within the past
few weeks that the store has been
Esther, the little daughter of
Mr and Mrs. J S. Lane, was pain
fully burned last Wedneeday af
ternoon. While standing in front
of a fiot stove her dr -ss caught
fire. Fortuuately Mrs. Lane was
near by and she at once wrapped a
quiifc around her daughter's bdy
and extinguished th
child's injuries were not of a se
The friends of J., B. Isenhonr
will much regret to learn that his
visit to Salt Lake City has not
improved his health, indeed, he
s said to be some worse than
when he leit here. He may
probably return to Salisbuiy soon.
Rheumatic PalRS Relieved.
B. F. Crocker, Esq .now 84
years of age, and for 20 years Jus-
tice of the Peace at Martmsbury,
MI am terribly af-
flicted with sciatic rheumatism in
me i0t,8 of good." For sale, by
Spwcer Pharmacy, peneer, N. C.
and CU RE thc L U NCS
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Tfcare n mow MeCall Pattern oW 1b tSUnh4
ftatcs than of any other malce o f patterns. Thia U M
account of their atyle, accuracy and simplifiky. - '
NcCall'a IHagarfnefThe Oueen ! of Fashion) hat
Store subscriber than any other Idie'Magiine. Onj
fear's subscription (ia numbers) costs 00 centa. Latest
Bomber, 5 cents. Every Bubwarfber gets a McCaU Pat.
tarn Free Subscribe today. : 9
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When you have Cat.
tle, Sheep or Hng9 for
sale don't fail to give
me an opportunity to
pay yon the highest
market price for them.
I also buy hides.
Those who w-ant first
class tender, juicy and
fresh meats are invited
to give me a call. I
have Beef, Pork, Sau
sage, Mutton and Fish.
Yours for business.
Mrs. Jno. A. Murphy'sQ
EASTER HAT. She has
the most beautiful and up-
to-date hats for the least
money. She has moved next
to Cook's drug store, 202 S
Mrs. J. A. riurphy,
202 S. Main Street.
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Dr. "Williams' Indian Pile
Ointment will cure Blind,
Bleeding and . Itching,
Piles. It absorbs the tumors.
allays the itching at once, acts
as a poultice, gives jnstam re-
lief.Dr. Williams' Indian PUe Oint
ment is prepared for Piles and Itch
ing ot the private parts. -tUYery dox ia
wamntmi. Bv rtnicroists. bv mail on re
ceipt of price. 60 cents and fL.00. WILLIAMS
tflMUrt CTURlKfi CO.. Props.. CievelaiwlTDblo.
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FERTILIZING TOE jCCOF.
rOldv , BTOWillP. nn thn lonrf-tn' mWnt,
The primary object In using fertiliser rghum, grasses- and other crops
i" tQ produce a larger yield of the crop -el?n?lni8r i 016 grass" family, respond -
hat Is ta be -immediately grown,. or lsbesi to a fertilizer that shall contain 10
r-he fertilizer is to be applied.: As-a rule. f e"and BS?8 of-potash or a 10-5-2
A- contains from ten to sixteen per cent, fertiliser.- The following - formulas are
- f more or less promptly available- plant 'Precisely, the same proportions, only -od.
- In :other-words, ; a commercial fer J, OWOT rade. and would give
zer contains in every hundred pounds Practically the same Jesuits only when a'
-i;sht from 10 to 16 pounds of available correspondingly larger application shall
euphoric acid." either alone, or that oejmadSL.per acre viz., 94.501.80; or
aouiit of. phosphoric acid' arid potash lw; or 7 3.50 L 40,-and so on. Of
-mbined, or of these two and nitrogen course these lower, grades can be sold
c mbined, making in the latter case, what '.ftlower prices than the high grades;
cailed a ."complete": fertilizer -Now, tmt as a rule, the farmer will 4ltid it
dis 10 to 16 pounds ln each 100 pounds P0.?0 economical to buy the high grades,
the fertilizer is supposed to be-, and DOn.on account of their cheaper price
lould be, practically soluble and avail- Per unlf and also the saving of freight
r ile at once, or within a week or two, the latter being precisely the same, per
r the use of the crop, says Virginia-. ton for oota high and low grades.
Irftllna ITortlliuv-. A Imo na . '
The rimarninrnortiorof the fertilir.
r the 84 to 90 pounds in each 100 pounds.
a mixture Of insoluble TihnsnhntA nnrl
sulphate of lime, some sand, water, or-
ijanic matter and other things that are
necessarily incident -to trie mdnnfanhiro
Ana cannot be economicallv . remnvMi
They are ef very little -immediate value
So when we apply a hisrh-errade fertil-
ciLiici uic fiuu ur Liie soil.-
ixer to -the soilthe object is to supply
uc iia.iiLa wuu smuuie yiaiii j.ooaana
mcrease the yield of the cotton, grain,
grass, or whatever the crop may be.
Incidentally, however, this fertilizer does
help the' la'nd, because it induces & larger
jrowtn or staiK, roots ana roliage of the
uants or. tnose parts that will be re-
urned to, and become part of the soil,
V dose of this fertilizer., for instance,
otonly, increases the yield of seed cot-
jn, but also the size of . the stalks,
-tie foliage, hulls and other parts that
;o immediately back and form a part of-
the soil in the shapeff humus decayed
vegetable matter). But the principal way
to improve the soil Itself, is to add vege-
table matter to it in the form of stable
manure, renovating -crops, rotation of
,rops. tc, in a more direct scanner.
It v?- ild seejm manifest, then. If we
vish o increase the yield. of corn, cotton,
vbeat. oats, grass, etc; that the rertilizer
nouid contain the three --"elements" or
.lani rooa in tne proportions max are, or me same iertllizer that had been bed
.est suited, to the particular crop. This ded on two weeks before planting.
ii particularly true if the purpose is to A second application of high-grade f er
,se liberal amounts of fertilizer per acre, tilizers may be made at the second cc
n such case the dencient supply. In the
natural soiL of any one or more of the
hree "valuable"; elehientsf (phosphoric
icici, nitrogen ana potash) need not be
According to carefully conducted field
experiments, conducted at many of the
experiment stations, it has been found
that cotton requires a fertilizer that con-
tains about one part each of nitrogen and
potasn ana a i-d parts oi available pnos-
phoric acid. This demand would be met
by a fertilizer containing 10 per cent, which the writer has ever applied fer
availaole phosphoric acid, 3 per cent, of tilizer. in this way to either corn or cot-
nitrogen and 3 per cent, of potash; or.
as ordinarily expressed, a 1033 fertilizer,
Une analyzing i.w, or a z.w z.4u;
or 72.102.10, etc., would answer just as
WE W 5PRIWG GO0B5
Our buyers are just back from a two week's trip in the
northern markets searching- for Bargains. Buying as we do
for six different stores gives an opportuoity for all to save
money, on the latest and most wanted goods, and we sell on a
close margin. We have paid very few of the advance prices,
almost our entire stock of staple goods were bought early be
fore the advance. Our retail prices are .lower on many goods
than we could buy them for to-day. A ...
' StaplO Goods 6jc apron Gingham and the colors are
if : good all size checks. Special 56
Good Calicos, light or dark eolors, worth 6c, special. . OC
Percale, light and dark colors, big selection of real pretty pat-.
terns for shirt waists and mens shirts, at 8fc? 10c &12G
40-inch white Lawn, nice sheer quality, real value 124c,
Special for 1 0c
Persian Lawn, book fold, nice sheer quality, 12c value,
White Lawn Remnants. Big- lot of white Lawn rem
nants just pnt on sale. These are priced much under the
regular goods. Price 8Cp 10c & 15c-
fJew Silks- A call will convince you we have the- correct
thing. Write for samples-
24 and 27-inch Foulards in stripes, dots, etc. - Navy, etc.,
at 50c. 75c and 98c.
The new good are coming in everyday by freight and express.
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CHIP TOBACCO is one of the best and largest plugs of
flue-cured goods ever offered the consumer at 10c. It is
manufactured by a strictly INDEPENDENT firm, a con
cern depending solely upon ,thegood will and patronage of
the people atlarge; a patronage only desired upon the
strength of the superior quality of their tobaccos. That
it has earned this appreciation ismply proved by the
tremendous and rapidly increasing deinand for CHIP. In
fact, wherever their tobaccos, come into competion with
other makes, whether with the people orhefore judges of
the world's great expositions, they are invariably vrinners
Call 'for CHIP and save the tags -as they re valuable.
A copy of our 1907 premium catalogue, which is one of the largest
and most attractive ever gotten out by a tobacco manufacturer,
will be mailed to any address in the United States on receipt of '
only 42 in postage stamps or 8 of the tags we are redeeming.
HancocK Bros. & Co.,
welL proTlde these lower grades be aD 1
-piled In heavier, quantities. '- - .. .
y it-uas Deen iouna mat corn, sugar
- PartS Of phOSDhOriC acid.' & mrtA rtf nlrrn.
Whllft ft. fa norfalnlv tnu t .
perience. that the erreater nart f tv.o ar
tilizer should be applied about two weeks
- mixed in the stoil nt tha haHainir fni
and bedded on. ' there- are circumstances
luzli: wouin iustitv o rarmai in virirr
one -or more interculturai nnniiratinnc
-Including one at the actual date of plant-
iuti Lvuvwwg are sucn circumstan-
W When a farmer has not been !
to secure the whole amount nf hio
tilizers before planting time.
wnen ne concludes, after his crop
nas been planted and is growing, that
he did not buy and annlv as much as Via
should have done before nlantine-
(3) When the yellowish green color and
want of visror in the annearanoA of tv.
plants indicate that more nitrogen -is
needed by the crop. "
We believe It may be safely accepted
as a general rule that a small portion
of Virginia-Carolina Fertilizer should b?
applied with,- or near the seed, at the
time of planting. The effect of this small
application is to supply the youne slants
with available food durinsr th first srac
of their growth, inducing nromnt ami
vigorous development. For this purpose
40 to -60 pounds per acre may be applied
third mowine: of cotton .or at sl-r or rt
inches height of the nlants un to IS lnfii-
es, or the middle to last of May and tho
middle to last of June.
The intercultural applications mav l )
made in the sidine furrow, or the fw.
tilizer may be strewn alone- in the minni.-
ahead of the plow or cultivator Thcr-
is no need to fear that the nlants win
pot get the benefit of a high-grade fer-
tilizer ii put anyhere, on or between the
rows. June 26th is the latest date at
ton, although there is little reasonf to
doubt -that even later applications would
benent the crop; but probably not enough
to pay the cost of the fertilizer.
One Bay, Cnj i