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s AHome: Newspaper Published in 'tKgJntefest of tbey)plejaid for: JHonesty in Governmental: Affairs.
Salisbury, N. C, -Wedneipay.
RIL 3RD, 1907,
Wm, h, Stewart, Editor.
Vol. ML No. 16.
tpg(lfSTdN AND DAVIDSON COUMTY
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Urf Mines: Will Com Here to Lite.
:Bto;Worii.tor Ret. J. H. 6re.
Lexington Dispatch, March 27th. - f
- ;Qrime8 Brotfl have about" fin
- fished installing a new equipment
- iii their flour mill at Salisbury,
and the plant will be started up
within a short time. Percy Grimes
- will manage the business and will
move to Salisbury to live.
- While driving out to their home
at Arnold, Messrs. 0. H. 'and R',
"LEverhart suffered some sprains
and bruises in a runaway Sunday,
Their horse took fright and they
Y were thrown from the . buggy;
' The buggy was slightly damaged;
Reports from over "tg
indicate that the wheaSSloisltii
fine condition now anoVih5gif
nothing untoward happen a.uu til
spring "oreaKs; sure e
there will be "a very large
this year. Davidson nv tne
ner wheat county fcfthe; State, re?
The death of 'Spfhas, S
Chriest. reeal Is thal- CaiF Harris
latnrtfti. as became afl at
Rdielffitpre he reach
daysof life duipifMliislature is
I pretty hard onmfip -are not
accustomed to being confined in a
Rev. John H. Grey, who recent
ly resigned as pastor of the ' Salis
bury Presbyterian church on ac
count of ill health, went to a Bal
timore hospital last week. He
had been at Jackson Springs for
some time. Mrs. Grey is still in
Salisbury. His f riendja here will
' be pleased to hear of Mr. Grey's
Work ou the building of the
Lexington Grocery Company is
progressing right along and the
firm hopes to get back into it by
the first of the month, Although
. , ,
put, 10 great mconveiueocB, iue
business of the company has been.
carried on without interruption,
rs in the old NaX
tional bank building.
Under a law passed by the "leg
islature, the chief of police in
every town is required to inake
out a list of immoral houses every
month and file it with the mayor.
The inmates of such houses are
classed as vagrants and can be
punished accordingly. There is
another law making the reputa-
u 1 1 1 1 i i i i n i i i i iii Hn n wi w in 1
w - ' - m w w v w w i
against the inmates. If these
laws are enforced, there will be
few such places in any town.
A $150,000 Fire.
Newberry, S. .C... March 29.
The most destructive fire that
Newberry has ever experienced
occurred here today. A large
part of the residence portion was
destroyed by fire, including the
Presbyterian church and parson
age and the Associated Reformed
Presbyterian church. The total
loss is estimated q about $150,
000, with about 50 per cen;t.
ered by insurance. , . -
For some cause the waterworks
failed to furnish a supply of wa-
- A. M. W
ter and the fire department was
helpless. - -
The fire started a little before
12 Vclock and continued until
nearly 4 o'clock before it was un-
der eontrol, and then only ba-
cause it was cut off y a large
grove wnicn separaieu it iroin
May handsome buy din s and
iiii timA Tftsidennftft wftre deatrov-
:ed. No casuaHies or accidents
occurred during tne nre. opeciai
to Charlotte Observer.
If you Want a Good Buggy Don't Fail to Get
Ine biggest and best proposition in tne way pi a voting
contest eyeroff ered by The Watchman is herewith set on
foi. The conditions are brief and the prize is great. Now
is your, opportunity to get a splendid one-horse buggy with
tmt the outlay of a dime on
feugky ami we want to increase the circulation of the
Watchman, hence we inaugurate the followinging voting
comes t.j JDor every-iceuirpu
be criven. except suhnSllbtions
ing as anagent, inlik05 case
wiu.be given! VotinfeJcpupons
Which one is entitled theron
ake payments. Thse coupons must be deposited at the
of the WATCHMAft tchbe
proper candidates. ,
No one connected, with the
ner will be allowed to enter the contest, but all others now
subscribers are. invited to help in any manner they can.
Work for yourself or help some one else to get it.
DESCRIPTION OF THE BUGGY. .
Council street. These gentlemen
showing it and giving any information about it that may be
desired. Remember "some one will get it without fail. If
I . A 1 M m
you want one wny not maise an
n , , . .
During this contest we have decided to make the most
llbf f Pri.ces Pssible for full year subscriptions. They are
as ioiiows. "
Ttjij Wi . 1V anila anWrif? r,ar MnAmar 7K
c t4 9 vAnra
Tn clubs of two or more. 1 vear.
Those whn enter thn pnnfpRt.
Those who enter the contest
will be guided by the above,
information we will be glad to
bubscription8 for less than
Any one who sends us five subscriptions and $2,50, will
be given one year's subscriDtion free.
Any one sending us ten subscriptions and $5.00, will be
1 KfT J i icxow mmuHucuiu w. t
m txt .-n i
The Walchmanwi11 continue
w r r v cav m w r k -wr n w rtn n n v -v
w i ; i vw i ill m in -
support of all good people and
Subscribers have the Drivileee of selecting their own can
didates.- New candidates may
Vote for -whom you wish and
dictate who gets the most votes
J. he first in the field crenerally stands a crood chance to
win, so ifyou areTgoing to make an effort for the buggy,
word to the wise is sufficient.
mshd upon request. 1 bend
Cnrel of RhevQafUn.
Mr. Wm. Henry, of Chattanoo-
1 gat Tenn., had rheumatism in his
left arm. "The strength seemed
$o have gone out of the musolts
so that it was useless for work,"
he says. ""I applied Chamber-
Iain's Pair, Balm and wrapped the
arm in flannel at night, and to
my relief I found that the pain
gradually left me and the strength
returned. In three weeks the
rheumatism had disappeared and
nas not since returned." it you
are txoubled with rheumatism try
f ew applications of Pain Baho,
You are certain to be pleased with
ne relief which it affords. For
ale b James Plummer. Salis-
bury, and- Spencer Pharmacy,
I gpencer, N. C,
Now bnv ' l i ., : i"5
till June ist.
your part. You want a good
uii uuuBuriyuuu uud vu
brought in by. some 01
two votes for each cent
with the number ot votes to
will , be issued to all-who
counted and credited to the
Watchman force many man
We haven't a suitable cut
of the buggy which some
lucky person will receive at
the expiration of this contest,
but in a general way we can
say that it is a No. 12 Dia
mond buggy made bythe Du
ra ntDort Carriage Co. Itis
of the open side bar type and
one of the best makes oh the
market, substantial and firsK
class in every particular. It
can be seen by calling t the
Barber Buggy and Wagon
Go. -8:-. nlace of bnsmess. ten
SI a J a m a f
enort to get its .
44 4t 44 $1.00
44 " " " S&i no
new or Tfinftwal ftnh
for the main Drize. thetmsrerv,
for thft main ttUi thia'
but should they want other
furnish them with same.
one year will be at the rate of
. j . , ... , , .
as it is with whatever im-1
ail u m-m i-i w v .
w n w v - v n n u i
will endeavor to merit their
be brought out at any time,
as often as possible. The can-
will be awarded the prize.
Any other information frU
all money and communications
Wm. H. Stewart, .
Salisbury, N. O.
Rips Peaehes is Louisiana.
New Orleans, March 2VJ Kipe
pea shes gathered months nhead of
time are being picked in Plaque-
mine parisn, .Louisiana. ine
mildest winter in 80 years was the
cause of the early ripening and
Samples of the fruit will be saved
for exhibition at the Jamestown
I have mssd Chamber I a 1 n
Cough Remedy in my family iii
cases of whooping cough, and want
io you iui it is ueifc uieui
a iL.i ii. i ii i i. l.j:
cine I ever used. W. F. Gaston,
Posco, G; ThiB remedy is safe
and sure. ; For sale by Jas. Plum
mert Salisbury, and Spencer Phar
macy, Spencer, N. C.
to Farmers. B. S.
fWatson Ammm to Coircoril.--
tf.tB. yi M. VDulin died- last
nday f; at Jher home near the
Bala mill, after afew days illness
oi -pneumonia, qhe leaves her
hfcoand and several children,
wlo wil 1 sadly mis a dev
ire and mother, i She was an ex
lent woman in every respect;
M, Cox, of Nb. 9, was in our
yesterday and showed us
it 120 pennyweights of pure
auggetr which he had picked
up? t the ? Meadow Ureek mine
ch histsompany is working by
raulic pressure. About a year
i nugget weighing 1 J pounds
picked up at this mine.
here are no developments
case charged with the kufli'ng
Page last Saturdaynight,
Tnet'coroiies iurv found suthcient
evMeuce to hold Walter Black
weper, Will-Burton and Charles
Gojlett, and they are now in jail
awkiting the next term of court.
Warrants Have been issued tor
the three men named above foi
carry ing .concealed weapons, acd
one was issued against Blackwel
der for an assault with a deadly
weapon made in Walker's home.
Rev. S. M. Watson, of Heath
SprUgs, who prejtched in the
First Baptist Church here three
weefes ago, has accepted the call
to the pastorate of the church ex
tended shortly after,, and will
take charge of the work about
June 1st. Mr. Watson is an ex
cellent preacher, and the congre-
ufS'-.j haro vara. mrVi rtloaaarl
. - r..
wi.n nun- - -in very-way. Jtie
about 40 years of
family consists of
It has been frequently suggested,
and the suggestion is a good one,
for every farmer to place his
name and the name of his farm
on hiB road gate. Not only would
persons dr ving to a place more
easily find it, but it would add
more P168 and interest topeo
pie driving from place to place
Tnis la8t result would have spe
cial effect with regard to well
kept and pretty hruses. An ob-
serving parson will soldom pass a
beautiful farm without desiring
to know who 18 ltB enterprising
I A6V. XI, A. MCUUUOUgU DaS IQ
signed as pastor of the Lutheran
, t, .
one of the principals of the Cob
legiate Institute, to take effect
June 1. He will again take up
pastoral work Mr. McCullough
has held his present position for
four years, and during that time
has greatly endeared himself to
aUe Deople of Mt. Pleasant and all
with whom he has come in cou-
. t , H rAfl:nH u;. work ftB an
educator to reenter the full work
of the ministry, his -chosen call
ing. We learn that it is proba
ble that he will become pastor of
the Lutheran church at Albe-
marie.- We exceedingly regret to
Befr him leave Cabarrus.
Hard Times In Kansas.
The old days
and drouth are almost
in the prosperous
ivauBttB oi w
day ; although a citizen of Codel,
Earl bhamberg, has not yet for-
gotten a hard time he encounter-
J . TT. t.T
He says: 'I was worn out"
aiscouraged by coughr n g
night and day. aud could find no
relief till I tried Dr. King's New
Discovery. It took less than one
iktiii. a - . -ii
- 1 uutbio uu completely cure me.
The safest and most reli a ble
cough and cold cure and lung and
- throat healer ever discovered.
- 1 Guaranteed by all druggists. 50c.
and $1.00. . Trial bottle free.
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ALBEMARLE AND STANLYiOUNTY,
Mr. Hahn Surpaises His Friends. Deatb
of Former Presiding Elder.
Stanly Enterprise. March 268th.
Mrs. O.J Hall died Friday and
was buried at Pine Grove chusch
cemetery on Saturday. She was
2 1? years of age, the youngest
daughter of Mr. and MrsD. S.
Henry - Campb ill, a colored
an, was killed at Granite Quar-
ryiunday. having fallen from
the ear while the train
Miss Fltnr.ie McCurdv. of Ca-
barrus, has heen by the bedside
of her brother, whose illness from
pneumonia has beennoted, . Mj,
Mcvorav is vet verv sick out
pes are held for his recovery
The Albermarle Telephone Com-
pany.has placed a handsome booth
in the Central Hotel with long
distance conveniences. The 'phone
has automatic attachments, av.d
the slob contrivance. Manager
Ivey is justly proud of the im
Many friends in this county
will learn with profound sorrow
of the death of Rev. John R.
Brooks in Wilson on Monday.
The ' Methodist church loses an
able minister, and a good man
a a mr-w
has gone to his reward. Me was
70 years of age. He was presid
ing elder of the Salisbury district
at one time. ,
W. Abner Hahn surprised many
of his friends here Sunday by
getting married. His bride is the
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Caleb
F, Dry, of Western Stanly, and
i& a- lovabU and attractive young
woman. The ceremony was per
formed at the homeof Ae bride's
parents, in the presence of a few
relatives and friends. Rav. E. M.
The view that some folks have
of helping out a town or com
munity in its struggle for growth
is what they can get out of it for
self. When this spirit becomes
strong enough to defeat otheis
who are honestly striving lor ad
vancement it becomes a positive
curse and a liindering cause. But,
shorn of its power, as sooner or
later it must be, it takes the
sweep oi tne ooouiHraug auu
ro.rnahPH the lite tnat eave it
w 4 w
Tt, is not eenerallv known, but
this town owes ex-mayor Dr. o.
B. Kluttz a vote of thanks. He
not only toodfirm in saving the
town from entering -into an en
tanglement or two that in the
long run would have been detri
mental to its future welfare, but
he went down into his private
funds and met current indebted
ness when the. treasury was prac
tically deiunct. The. doctor is
not a candidate and would accept
no office, and this is not said to
help .him get one. It may be
said however, that the debt of a
few years' standing was only re-
The News-No Pure Drag Cough
Cure Laws would be needed, if all
Cough Cures were like Dr. Snoop's
Coueh Cure ls-and has been tor
20 years. The National Law now
requires that it any poisons enter
into a cough mixture it must be
:i.j -J5 4.u
PL ILL IBU KJLl UUO iOJDl Ul IjaVA.OKV
.. , r,
For this reascn mothers and oth-
ers, should insist on
Shoon's Couffh Cure. Nb Doison
i --, i o .
marks on Dr. bhoop's labels-anC
none in tne meaicine. eise it, must
bv law be on the label. And
not only safe, hut it is said to be
by those that know it best, a tru
.-I J ... .
lv remarkable conerh remedvi
Take no chance particularly with
vonr children. vInsist on having
Dr. Shoop's Cough Cure. Com-
Dare carefully the Dr Snoop pack
age witn otners ana seei JNo pois
... .. i -
on maiks there 1 You can always
be on the safe side by demanding
Dr. Shoop's Cough Cure. Simply
refuse to accept any other. Sold
by Grimes Drug Store.
SIATESYILLE AND IREDELL COUNTY.
Fined forCarsing a Woman. Accident to
Miss Blanche Saitlier.
Statesvil e Landmark. March 29th
Messrs. T. C. Alspaugh and E.
L.Hedrick, of Taylorsville ; A.
W. White, of Stony Point, and
J. L. Stevenson, of Lorav. snant.
, j j l
Weduesday in town and made a
contract with the Iredell Tele
phone Companyior connection
forthe telephone;line from Tay-
l rsyille to Statesville, which will
06 bail&by the People's Telephone
L-ompauy, recently organ l z e d.
Nearly all the stock has been sub
scribed and the work of construc
tion will begin as soon as arrange
ments can be made.
Miss Blanche .Gaither, young
daughter of Frank Gatther, of
Salisbury, who is visiting at the
home of'her uncle, J, o. Gaither,
h Olin township, fell from a horse
Wednesday afternoon and broke
her collar bone. Miss Blanche
TJr Davmg. Bpo" norse"
back riding, both riding the sam
horse, and it was during the ride
that Miss Blanche fell off the ani
mal and suffered the painful in
Dr. A. F. Orne and wife," who
were lnjstatesville several years
ago and attracted considerable
attention by stopping at a negro
boarding house, passed through
Statesville yesterday sren route
from Mississippi to points in the
North. During his stay in States
ville, Orne alleges thai -; he receiv
ed a letter from what Sfhe termed
the "Hoe-down club," stating if
he did not leave town he would
be coated with tar and feathers.
Geo Qrreu i?fal;pforj?TOe-
Sloan Tuesday, charged .with
cursing a woman near the States
ville cotton mill and was fined
$5 and costs. Orren, it was al
leged, was accustomed to drive
his .buggy across the yard of the
plaintiff and when she ordered
him to keep off the yard he is al
leged tohave indulged in strong
language and to have made him
self otherwise disagreeable.
While the board of trustees of
the college is having the plans
made for the new addition to the
college building, tie contract for
the work will not be let until all -the
money necessary is subscribed.
There is yet lacking about $1,500.
Mrs. Nancy Cranfill, who has
lived in Iredell county all her
life and moBt of the time within
ten miles of Statesville, was in
$,own Wednesday for the first
time. She is between 50 and 60
years old, and is now living in
Cool Spring township,
It is expected that the office fo .
the colleetor of internal revenue
will be moved from Asheville to
Statesville about April 15th. The
office will occupy- rooms on sach
of the three floors of the Federal
Threw her Infant In Sea.
Crazed by sickness, Mrs. Filb
meiTa Acquila, a passenger aboard
the steamer Konig Albert, which
I l i i
just arrived here from Naples,
threw her infant daughter into
Lua aAO i0flf
i vuo poa ittov . iw cuucoun j , Tiov m.m
ru i.;nJ a
1 MY - I A- r
i . . .
follow the infant to dath, but
was restrained. The steamer was
stopped for half an hour .while
I search was made for the child.
I JNew lors: dispatcn.
Thousands have pronoun c ed,
- I Hollister's Rocky Mountain Tea
- 1 tne greatest neaimg .power on
. i it . i i , i : - ?
earth. When medical science
fails, it succeeds Makes I:; you
well and Keeps ycu well. 85 cents
Tea or l ablets. T. -W. Grimes
Drug Co. '