" resulted of 5 . to
. - POOL.
Ratts Briggs, who has been very
sick for some time., is able to be
Jarvey Morgan will start his
machine threshing wheat next
Wednesday. - '
, Pool and Morgan X Roads teams
crossed. bits on the latter's ground
SatlS'afrnoon and the score
8 in favor of
'They will play another
game on our ground near Pool,
July 20th. Everybody is invited
to come. Ice cream and all kinds
of cold drinks will , be served.
Roby Crook and family visited
their daughter Sunday.
Miss Tmv Cole is getting up a
subscription school heTsjfynd will
basin in about two weaktfv Hf she
is5 successful in getting it up.
J. A. Morgan killed a crane
that measured 5 feet and 8 inches
high andj6 feet 4 inches from tip
totiD.It had a bilk 12 inches
long. He is coming up with
Trotter, of Henderson's Crossing,
it seems, hut this is an actual
Duke Morgan, of Salisbury, vis
ited here July 4th. He went fish
ins and can eh t a nice lot. The
boys were glad to see him.
There will be an ice cream' sup
per at Walter Barrages Saturday
night. July 20th, Everybody
invited to come. It will be given
for the benefit of the "orphans.'
Mrs. K. Jones Keid was in our
town today and says she must dig
her potatoes as they are getting bo
large the ground won't hold them.
This looks like raising "taters.'
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The weather has changed -from
warm to hot. It is . the thins to
make the corn grow fast, but the
thing to make cotton grow f Bt
has not come along.- What about
he past few nights? Exl.
Julius Castor's father and Wht-
ey Beck and wife visited him;; the
night before the Fourth of July.
Mrs. Wensil was caHed to the
bed side of her daughter in Ca
barrus county,' who is very low
with typhoid fever.
Marlie Parks was plowing a
mule and tne mule Kicked at a
fly, kicked one trace Ioobg and
dropped two links and kicked it
back at the same time. If any
one has a mule that can beat this
fet us hear from him.
George Beaver has been unable.
to do anything for about two
weeks. Chills has been the cause
The seventh annual Yost re
union will be held at Yost's store,
August 7th, 1907. It is too 'soon
to make preparations -yet only TLea
pen up the old rooster.
Miss Cora Shaping has been
visited by a tew en ills quite re
cently, but is able to be out now
James N. Carter swapped his
white mule and got a black one
He made a fine trade in favor of
himself, we are glad to note.
The public debate at Crescent
the night of the fourth of July
between the Crescent and St
Mary boys, was decided in favor
- July 8th.
. The crops of our qommunity
are looking dull.
Miss Ada Eagle, of Salisbury,
who- has been visiting relatives
and friends in thier community
' returned 'home last week. . ' '
The ice cream supper at C. G.
Morgans, Saturday night was at
tended by a very large crowd. All
report a nice time. - Q
There will be preaching at Zion
M, E.' church Sunday, the 14th,
at eleven o'clock a. m.
There will also be preaching at
Luther's E. L. church at 3 p. m.
James Honeycutt and Miss Lil
lie Beaver visited at Jacob Arey's
Saturday and Sunday,
Marshall Arey, who is working
at" Sal isbury, visited home folks
Saturday and Sunday.
Messrs. J. W. Taylor and I. W.
Goodman are-cutting up the tim
ber of I. 0. Shaver which was
blown down by the storm.
The little child of Mr. And Mrs.
Ira Goodman is sick at this writ
ing, we are sorry to say.
Miss Nannie Eagle, of Salisbury,
is visiting relatives and friends in
Mr. and Mrs, P C. Shaver, ," of
- Salisbury, who have been visiting
relatives and friends, have re
Misses Mary J. Wyatt and Bes
sie Lisk visited Misses Minnie and
Addie Shaver Sunday.
A crowd of our girls and boys
visited at W, C. Lisk's Sunday.
. Guess they all heard the talking
I - Messrs. Neely Lisk and Harvey
Wyajtt were pleasant visitors at A.
1 W. Shaver's Sunday. Guess there
must be something doing around
Ira Goodman has purchased a
ne bicycle. Guess he must be
going to ride.
John L. Shaver, oldest son of
A. W, Shaver, is very sick with
something like cholera morbus.
Also Mrs. Clara Ann Parker has
been very sick. We wish them a
speedy recovery. . '
: William Fry and family visited
at John Heglar's Sunday. Mr.
Heglar has been on the. sick list
for -the past few weeks.
Neely Parker is sick with some
thing like typhoid fever, we are
sorry to say.
The Sunday school convention
will be held at Luther's E. L.
church on Friday, August 9th.
Everybody is cordially invited : to
- come and bring" their baskets
filled with something good to eat.
. . Any one wishing '. to buy
: call on I. Cowan Shaver.
A revival meeting will star
next Monday night at Fanniel's
Baptist church, so we are in
formed. There was a section of road be
low Faitn, on the Mt. Pleasant
road, which was reported to the
supervisor to be in a bad condi
tion. So the road hands had to
walk over it. The overseer and
the hands tell us there were but
two small holes in the road.
The Rock boy's second nine de
feated the Kluttz boys in a game
of base ball. The score was 41 to
18 in favor of Rock. There was
a large crowd of girls present and
we wish for those who cheered so
loudly success next time.
There will be an ice cream sup
per at Will Canup's next Satur
day night'. The public is cordial
The Fourth of July is a thing of
te past now. Almos"everybody
about here went to Faith and all
that went were entertained well
by the number of races and the
good music mad6 by the Rockwell
BOSTAIN X ROADS.
The crops are looking some bet
ter since the last rains and warm
days and nights, but no cotton
bloom yet. - Sunday was the hot
est day of the season, the ther
mometer registered 98 degrees.
Communion services 'will be
held at Mt. Hope Reformed
churched next Sunday. Prepara
tory service on Saturday at 3
o'clock p. m.
T A P. Roseman has his auto
matic pump installed now and it
is giving satisfaction Those who
wish to buy such a machine will
do well to call on him and see it
work and get good prices. It is a
very good thing to bring water to
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Miss Lillie Stirewalt, who had
the misfortune to have-her jaw
hone fractured last week, is get
ting along very welt; we -are" glad
V Geo. W. Hill and family visited
his brother-in-law, William All
Paul A. Cress visited friends
near Rockwell Saturday and Sun
day. We find courting very unprofit
able in our old days, as we attend
ed two courts and did- not fet . a
brownnie. - 1
Geo. H. Hill, has a curiosity in
tin way jot a cabbage head, which
he says .has 22 "heads and. weighs
14 pounds Who can beat it?
"" -"- - July 5th -The
fourth .of July celebration
was well, attended here thia. year.
There was between 45 and 50 old
soldiers ia attendance and the
Junior Order gave them a fine din
ner . The address of welcome was
delivered by Rev. G. B, Heller
and the-response by Revs. R. L.
Brown, P. M. Trexler, and after
the devotional exercises by Revs.
W. R-.-avis and.C. P. Fisher. The
speaker of the day was PfSfessor
W..H. Swift, of Greensboro, who
was introduced by Rev.W. R. Da
vis. . lie made a nne address and
we hope to have him with 'ns
again at somef future date. The
races , and other entertainments
were interesting. C h arl e y
Raney beat in the egg race.
Eating, half dozen crackers
was won by Lee Barger over Char
lev Fink. Charles S. BostHid
some good acrobatic performing.
He would do to go with a show.
Four rounds of boxing between
Luther Hess and R. P, Stirewalt
resulted in a tie. Jumping race
was won by Bill Barger The
wheel-barrow race w aB won by Bill
Barger. - John Raney won the
saok race. Bill Barger won in the
foot race. Augustus Basinger and
Barger had a rock drilling
race which was won by Lee Bar
ger by about 1-4 of a minute.
Mr. James Ritchie has gone" to
attend the funeral of his step
mother, Mrs, Peter Ritchie, above
Mrs. J. E.M. Davenport, wife
of Rev. J. E. M. Davenport, of
Spray, N. C., 's visiting at Mr.
and Mrs. P. M. Stirewalt's.
Monroe Stirewalt is going to
rent his farms on Buffalo creek
and continue to live in Faith.
Rev. C. P. Fisher has gone to
liold a series of meetings for Rev.
R. R. Sowers at Troutman, N. C.
Arthur Taylor's little baby died
Julv 3rd. It was about 2 or 3
A. W. Shuping has a pig 7
weeks old which he says weighs
49 lbs. Whcan beat that?
Trot out your pig.
Milas Overcash reports seeing a
young fellow hoeing cotton inthe
field, in Rocks Grove church
settlement the other day with an
umbrella fastened over him with
out apparently any inconvenience.
Who can beat that? A good idea
for these hot days. We bet he is
a young genius and will have a
patent on something oon.
Misses Anna and Daisy Carpen
ter, of Maiden, are visiting their
school mates at Rev. and Mrs. C.
Mrs Lawson Beaver, of Okla
homa, is in on a visit to her fath
er's, P. A, Sloop, Esq, She has
been living in the west for 14
years and this is h9r first visit
during that time.
Misses Lillian Cline and Ollie
Foil, of Mt. Pleasant, have been
visiting Rev. C. P. Fisher at
, Robert L. Steele, of Reeking
ham,N. CM has just awarded the
contract to J. T, Wyatt for the
granite that goes in his new build
Peter Ritchie who has been liv
ing in the western portion of
Rowan, is moving down to live
with his son, James Ritchie, since
his wife died last week. He is
getting old and feeble and don't
care to live by himself.
The county road force is pitch
ing their camps in our midst. We
have been looking for them for a
long time. We have piled up for
them a large amount of granite
ready for them to work on. We
will now soon have a good road to
Solomon Yost, an old soldier,
is con fi a ed to his bed and is not
able to be up, and Adam Earn
hardt is also confined to his bed;
He is another old soldipr. They
were unable to attend the old sol
diers' reunion and their dinner
was sent to them by the
mittee of that department.
T Lawson Lud wick has a big ice
cream party atr his home Satur
day night. r '-
The threshers are in the settle
ment. 'Adam Earnhardt's crop,
has been threshed and several oth
ers and the wt eat is good, V V
J. T. Wyatt has received the
contract for another lot of window
sills for a party in Rockingham,
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There was a homicide . in Mad
ison county Saturday which re
sultpd in the death of Alex-Hen-
dergon : Heude won and ; v id1
Phillips, who live near Marshall
had adispute; and Phillips shot
Hendrsou three times, causing
death. Phillips has not been cap
There was a wreck on . the Sea
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day, afternoon. It was caused by
the buckling of the rails. A pull
man coach jumped the track and
threw Mrs; C. E. Hajris, of Aber
deen, out of a wiiidow, crushed
her headTa-. d caused her death jn
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