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I dorEespondenee. 1
November 3. 'The Ladies Aid
YADKIN VALLEY RIPPLES.
November 9 The political agd-;
is about a
Cotton is not
NORTH DUNN'S MOUNTAIN.
Novembar 9. Ver little sick
ness around here now.
Corn shuckings, wheat sowing
aud picking cotton
thing of th j past
so good this year.
The school started at Dunn's
Mountain Monday morning with
Mr. Philips as teacher. We wish
him much success.
D, C. Trexler is having an L
put to his house. J. D. Brown,
has the contract.
Mrs. James Dry has been righi
sick, bnt is some better now. We
hope for her a speedy recovery.
Rev, Jeff Laning filled his ap
pointment at DuLn's Mountain
last Sunday. He had to preach
in the schoolhouse on account of
ceiling the church, but we hope
I A. l itvin Kn Vim -Vl tit 1 1 i
We noticed in Hawk's letter
last week thak he spoke of some
weddings in the future. We won
der if Hawk will be abl to get
him a bird for Christmas.
The members of Dunn's Moun
tain Baptist church have placed a
bell in their church.
As Hawk has not been in our
community lately we think he
must be watching the birds in up
W. A. Bringle aid family vis
ited at Mr. Dry's last Sunday.
John D. Brown has the contract
to finish Dunn's Mountain Bap
tist church. He is gettii g along
nicely with the work. They will
have a nice church when done.
and Missionary Society, r f Shiloh j ny is all over with aud even de-
Reformed church, will have their
annual missionary sale on Thanks
giving day, November 26th, at
one o'clock p. m. Everybody is
November 9. Ben Littleton,
who has had chills for some time, is invited to come
is well enough to be at his work J. T,. Wyatt shipped a pair of
we ar glad to note. large millstones to Lawndale, N.
Mrs. Frances Cornelison hap- 0., today to grind corn.
penea with an accident a few days The big crowd of gnnite cutters
are having fine weather to work
Several young men have set in
to learn to cut granite as appren
tics and are learning fast.
ago. A cow- ran away with her,
threw her down and broke her
arm, nevertheless she iB getting
along very well now,
Mrs, M. 0. Eagle, was taken se
riously ill Saturday last, but is
better at present we are glad to
Willie Albright, who has been
seriously ill for some time, is
Alexander Shaver, from Pina
WoodB, was on Chestnut Hill a
few days ago with potatoes and
It is a young union granite cut
ter at John R. Ludwiok's.
Mrs. Charlie -Shive, who was
taken to the sanitorium, is get
ting along very well.
We saw men at work on the big
monument that is to go up near
the public square in Salisbury, N
C, to the memory of the fallen
confederate soldiers. It will be
Work is still booming. N. C. one of the finest monuments ever
Eagle has repaired his honse. made in this part of the country.
J. W.Taylor and wife visited The Balfour Quarry people have
N. C. Eagle's Sunday, also Mrs. the contract.
Annie Overman. November 9. George Peeler
E. A. Goodman and wife visited left this morning for Newton to
home folks Saturday and Sunday, euter college. He was accom-
down near Liberty X Roads. paied by his lather, L. M.
miss ao a n,aeie visitea miss
Susan Overman Sunday.
A crowd of youngsters from
Some Fine Pears.
The young sons of John
Karriker, of No. 10 township were
. 4-1 - 4. Iff Si i 4- V. n In -A
feated candidates are sighing with 1U"7
relief. Ye pencil pusher, like fe peae At the Karriker plan
other free American citizens, went j tation there 18 a tra.t set apart for
to the polls to vote. There we ' an orchard covering probably an
Liberty X Roads made a flying
visit to Chestnut Hill Friday last.
There was an Epworth League
service at South Main Street M.
E. church Sunday evening.
Miss Mazgie Nail was called
John" Kuykendali has
in Faith from Latta, S
spend a few days.
Robert Simmons has moved
here from Mt. Airy.
Mat Cam and family moved to
Faith from Mt. Airy, N. C.
There will be preaching at the
found quite a number of zealous
poll hucksters ready to offer all
kinds of free advice. To please
them all, we voted for two Repub
licans, two or three Socialists and
one or two prohibitionists whom
we never heard of before, but the
poll hucksters said that tbey were
Democratic as the Democratic fac
tion of poll workers, we thought,
got little the best of the argument
concerning the empty dinner pails
and the crime of '73,
With due defference to the in
telligence of the voters of North
Carolina we are in a crying need
of en Australian system of ballot
ing. I have talked to a number
of highly-educated voters who do
not seem to know anything about
the principle. For their benefit,
if they can digest my clodhopper
rhetoric, I will try to explain:
Etch ticket, from the presidential
electors on down to the township
constables, are printed on one
sheetof paper,in separate columns;
he election judges give the voter
a ticket, he goes alone in a booth,
and if he wants to vote the straight
icket all he has to do is to put
acre, on which there are 79 pear
trees. From these trees this year
Mr. Karriker has gathered 250
bushels, of pears, and has brought
to this market 50 or more bushels,
selliug them at the average prio,e
of $1.25 per bushel.
Tne pears here Monday were
some of the finest ones that have
rni i 1 i l . . t
men. ine res oi erer oeen orougnt to town, ua-
we votea straignt , Darrus orcnaras are quite pront-
able where they are properly at
tended to, and Mr. Karriker is
making good with his experiment
in the pear market. The remain
der of his crop will be sold from
time to time between now and
Christmas. Concord Tribune.
from Chestnut Hill, Sunday, to aapt-at cnurcn nere tne u ouu
Barber Junction to see one of her day in this month, at 11 a. m.
uncle's who is lying at the point and at 7:30 p. m., by Rev. Lan-
GRAHAM X ROADS.
(Printed as written.)
Nov. 7. The health of this com
munity is good. Farmars ar some
what behind with fall work on ac
counct of much rain for the past
week. Corn huskings ar not over
yet, Misa Anna Brggs will com
mance he school at the Barbar
schoolhouse . about the middle of
Nov., The Salem School will
open the 16, of Nov Miss Dasy
Fisher is prinsible com Boys get
reaeb, This neighborhood is
struck with what is cold morning
feavor W. H. Bost move to town
last Thursday, a man, cook in
Bost.s house and John Lippert
Mrs. Hayworth, is on. the sick
list at thiB writing.
The election is past. I hope
politics will tak9 winter quarters.
Now, William Taf t is to be presi
dent, W. W. Kitchm governor.
With greetings to the editor of
the Watchman and it's readers.
November 9th. The school at gramte
Bethany will begin Monday, No
Pole Treler and family visited
L. A. Beaver's Saturday night
B. A. Earnhardt is wearing a
Robert Thompson, of Franklin,
movfld to Faith Saturday. He
will ha,nl granite,
H. L. Gant went to Cleveland
on a visit with Rich S Hoard Sat
urday. They returned Sunday.
J. T. Bean and two sons have
come up from Gold Hill to work
at the quarry.
John Parish, of Mt. Airy, has
mnvftd to Faith to live aud cut
The sale of the ladies mission
ary society will be held November
26th, at one o'clock.
Peeler, Bame & Co. are loading
a car with building stone today to
go to Danville, Vai Venus.
mer is the cook house all the same gmile so big that it illuminates
day, White Eliott, will move in hi8 whole blacksmith shop. It's
the moB Best's L, W, Lingle, will a big boy.
November 7 The
move totohnabouth 15,and John, n txii,-.. fornix Barger school i house will begin
Albright, will move in the Lingle ... , - A Mi9flnlfimfir Sun- Monday, November,' the 9th with
house so you See we have quite
moving ebedamic at this time,
Rev, B, S, Brown, will ocupy the A. A Miller visited at B. R. A.
Salem Parsonage by Dec the first, Beaver s Sunday. , ,
well the Election is over and w. A, Beaver and brother went
Some of the Boys came near loos- to Salisbury on business last
ing all their hair for is was a close Thursday.
Shave, well boys what uo you 0d6 0f Homer Beaver's big 'pos
think George, the boss aud hlB Lnmg eot; cut and hunted tall tim-
ber last Sunday night.
Miss Dovie Beaver is on the
sick list. We wish for her a
Miss Mary Beaver, of Kanna
The Age of Presidents.
Roosevelt's celebration of his
fiftieth birthday recalls the fact
that he is the seventh President
to have presided in the White
House during his fiftieth year.
The other six wure Polk, Fillmore,
Pierce, Arthur aud Cleveland in
his first term. Polk, Fillmore
pio Human Hand Touches IS
Many of the so-called breakfast foods are improperly pre
pared contain so large a quantity of sweetening substance
that they become too heating to have a well-balanced food
value, if not dangerous to life and health.
WHEAT FLAKE CELERY
is prepared under the supervision of a physician and chemist
with years of experience in the making of pure food products.
It is composed of wheat, celery and salt, so cleanly and
carefully prepared that no human hand touches it from its
first process of manufacture until it reaches the consumer.
In daily use it has a tonic as also.a mild laxative effect. 216
GRAHAM WILL HANG.
Confeeses His Crime. Was Convicted and
Is Now Under Death Sentence.
The case of Will Graham, the
Cabarrus rapist, has been dis
posed as guilty and in order that
he will meet, at the hands of the
law, the fate he so richly deserves.
A dispatch from Concord on the
6th was as follows :
and Arthur were fifty m the first "Will Graham has confessed
administration. Pierce and that he was a rapist and he is now
Cleveland- became fifty in the under sentence of death. Before
third year of thsir administra- noon Friday the trial was ended
tions, and Grant, who until the and a verdict of guilty returned
coming of Roosevelt was the by the jury. He was sentenced to
his mark above the column, but! youngest of, the Presidents, be- hang on December 18th next.
f he wants to vote for four or five came fifty in the fouth year of his "Graham confessed his crime to
different parties, same as I did in ad ministration. - Garfield was two negro preachers. Ihe best of
ast Spencer, he can put his mark forty-nina when he was iuaugu- order prevailed during tne trial
. j . a . . C V - i -i i "! l I t nAAUAJ I oni mnni on fiaa nf inn a f f f fin 4-
to tne lelt oi eacn uaiuw , n ratea, oucuibu. uaioru uo rtjauuwu. uiuuu omioiuuviuu
wants information or assistance the age of fifty. disposition was manifested to
none bnt the election iudges can It i8 noticeable that Roosevelt wre ik vengeance upon the crimi-
. i . . . .. . .1 i
furnish it, and they are not al- reaches the age ot ntty in tne last "ai.
wed to tell how he votes. If every year of his administration and he
voter knew tha there was no pos- leaves office an age earlier than Read the pain formula on a box
fnr t.hft election whsn fcha maiorifev of the Presi- of Pink Pain Tablets. Then ask
VUUkUV vyw " I J J I
udges to find out how he voted it dents entered it, The average of your Doctor if there is a better
would often change the results of the firBt thirteen Presidents was one. Pam means congestion
nreciuctB and save poll hucksters fifty-seven at the time of their in- blood pressure somewhere. Dr.
of bragging about how they voted auguration. The average age of Shoop's PmkPain Tables check!
us. Their persistant curiosity and the last thirteen was fifty-one. head pains, womanly pains, pain j
advice is annoying as well as em- Wall Street Journal. anywhere. 1 ry one, and see 1
for 25c. Sold by
niilrairac and Rnwifwicm In niir Frlimafinn al UoOK,
uuuugti) biiu nunujiviii in um hii
Heart Strength, or Heart Weakness, means Korre
Btrength. or Nerve Weakness -nothing more. Pos
itively, not one weak heart in a hundred is. In it
self, actually diseased. It is almost always a
hidden tiny little nerve that really is all at fault.
This obscure nerve the Cardiac, or Heart Nerve
simply needs, and must have, more power, more
stability, more controlling, more governing
strength. Without that the Heaft must continue
to fail, and the stomach and -kidneys also have
these sama controlling nerves.
This clearly explains why, as a medicine. Dr.
Shoop's Restorative has in the past done so much
for weak and ailing Hearts. Dr. Shoop first sought
the cause of all this painful, palpitating, suffocat
ing heart distress. Dr. Shoop's Restorative this
popular prescription is alone directed to these
weak and wasting nerve centers. It builds;
itCstrengthens; it offers real, genuine heart help.
If you would have strong Hearts, strong di-
gestion, strengthen these Inerves re-establish
a em as needed, with
CORNELISON & COOK.
Dr. L. S. FOX,
122 N. Main St. Phone 305.
Now is the time to have your teeth
looked after, this fall may be too late.
All work guaranteed. Best materials.
h&rr&aainff. I have otten won
dered whether Bill Nye was tick
led or disgusted with the univer
sal but silly system of truckling
for votes around the pol's, when
he wrote the country is very
healthful, meaning Western North
Carolina, on account of the ozone
and unrestricted influence of the
ballot. Lf g'.slative representa
tives, give this matter your con
sidsration. Two years hence let's
have an Australian system and
quit our everlasting scratching.
There coms to our table, m the lOttCB tO WltOfS Oi BOyfleil C. TreileF.
Minneapolis Bellman, of Septem- Having qnalified as administrators
u. go arhh nepma tn ns a ofBoydenC Trexler late of Rowan
ber, 26 .(which, seems to us a Counyj notice is hereby given all per-
praiseworthy publication), a very SOns holding claims or demands
vigoron, articie concerning the SfJSSSSjSS
growiug outrages and rowdyism in on or before the 10th day of Novem-
. , .. i r Vvi. 1 QDQ fliia nnt.iVo will hp. nltfld in
our educational institutions, irom 1: "i" :
ZQg E. 2 3T.
1QO FOR BO CENTS
Stationery Printing of Quality
Write for samples: Wedding
Invitations; Social and Busi
ness Stationery. Orders sent
by registered mail or express
Boys wear Bossom hunting this
fall and they run seme ding and
the could not keep it. and the BoyB j
got mad and Sed they would See
wad the darnd ding was anyhow.
So the next knight they wend ag-
ain, and soon tney juni tu uiug pons, pam uum.iuiAD -
and it went a running for life so urday night, Sunday and Sunday
the. Boys, wend afliing rite after night.
it to See the ding, now Boys what The Lutneran conference will
do you' dink it was, why it was &t gt StephenB church next
Bryan, a runing for life and old ThurBdayj November 12th.
Taft right on his his heals and .
old T. made it So hot for B. that When boys and g.rl, g,t to-
t i. a Jr. , hnlA gether at corn shuckings and use
Tl mat. rnn and iumo in a noie " .
Rev. P. M. Trexler and Miss iMag
gie Park as teachers.
Misa Lncv Barser will teach
school at Gold Hill this winter
J. M. Proctor has rented his
farm to the Morgan saw mill boys
The big sale that was advertised
at this place on October 24th.,
which was to be at Washington,
has been postponed until a later
The farmers . have been some
what belated in sowing their wheat
and oats on account of the recent
It Beems that Cyrus Trexler has
started to school at Crescent
Wonder what has become of
G. H. Lyerly visited at T. J. A
Trexler's last Sunday night.
The people at this place seem
J. W, Peeler has just moved in
to his new home.
nor, Hon. W. W, Kitchin, as they
i like his name so well.
?:,J. Tr'T I language uufit for boys alone to
. . tfl use it ie time for parents to take to think they have a good gover
ix. u- u ' . Qf .v,a hold-of the matter
inn r van ra tn Judge the Dams.
well i.ecke Township has Some LUWERSTONc. We rather think that Cornelia-
offercera. Sneer Sifford, and Con- November 9. The health of oramitus made a little mistake
stoble Cauble. they ar a fine Set this community is good at this when he said no one was wearing
of offersers they have their office I writing. Mr. Taft's picture but negroes. As
' ... . I I . w t I
on Rout 7. Any one wishing tneir rne farmers are busy sowing ne is very young i nope you wji
wheat. excuse all of his mistakes and sur
which we take the following:
'The spoiled children of the rich
set the very worst emamples in
their defiance of constituted au
thority. Boys come to college
from nrenaratorv schools without1
ROCKWELL , proper training or discipline. Both
N'oy. 9. -The public school here at home and at school they have
in Rockwell will start Mouday been allowed to believe that tbey
morning, Novembpr 16th., with J. can do as they please without fear
C. Feeler as teacher. ot punisnment.
"It is humiliating, but true,
that in schools and colleges, the
effect of bad training at home and
There were.et least three or four lax Btandards of discipline in pri-
hundred people present at the mary 8Chools, are bringing forth
Baptist preaching last tounuay a claBg Qf young people who are
night, when Rev. Summey preach- rotten before they are ripe, and a
ed his farewell sermon.- movement to restore the authority
The Rockwell Furniture Com- of the rod, when it is needed, can-
pany is booming about one day in not be inaugurated too soon for
a week along now. the safety of the nation and the
i -r-r i l. u stood of the rising generation."
Crawford Holshonser is busy Bu U1 e 6
sawme wood with his new gaso- , , F . J. , .
. .c. that because of an entire want of
line engine outnt. , , ,. . .. . ,
childn have come to think they
brother in Faith over Sunday. mftV do wnat thev Diease without
Everybody is busy digging sweet fear of punishment, and so have
potatoes this week. come to feel very little respect lor
mu :ii u .ha their own parents or the laws o.
IJJOIO Will UD JJl C70. J-i g, "
Reformed church next Sunday
morning at eleven o'clock. Rev
Heller of Faith, will preach.
debted to said estate are reqnired to
make immediate settlement. This the
5th day of November, 1908.
H. A Teexlek, I Admrs. of Boy
Henry M. Trkxlbr, ) en C. Trexler.
B. B. Miller, attorn ay.
Service Just call at their office
they have a big Sine hung out
above the door in big letters
Judges of the Peas and corn stnr-
bles, all combmd in one office,
Oats, Rye and Barley.
We are not only the largest deal-O
ers in Seed Urain in the boutn, but
we sell the .best, cleanest and
heaviest qualities. Our stocks are
secured from the best and largest
yielding crops, and our warehouses
are fully equipped with the best
and most improved machinery for
cleaning. If you want superior
5 Plant Wood's Seeds.
Prices quoted on request
r Descriptive Fall Catalogue,
r.. 4Y.U Infnnniilinn' o Krin all I
seeds, mauea tree.
T. 7. WOOD & sons,
Seedsmen, - Richmond. Va."
Re-Sale, of Land.
Pursuant to a decree of the Superior
Court of Rowan County rendered in
the special proceeding entitled: "Jas.
A. Ritchie, Admr. of Peter A. Ritchie,
et al vs. Wiley W. Ritchie, Daniel
Peeler, Mary Peeler, W. Ernest Ritchie
and others," authorizing, empowering
ani directing the undersigned, as com
missioner and administrator to expose
to public sale the land hereinafter de
scribed, at the Court House in the city
of dalisbury, the undersigned will, on
Monday, November the 16th, 1908,
at 12 o'clock m , sell to the highest
bidder, for cash, -at the Court House
door in tne city oi aaiisoury, tne lol
lowing described real estate, lying and
being near Gay's chapel, in Franklin
township, 7 miles from Salisbury, coun
ty of Rowan and bounded as follows :
Beginning at a hickory 110 chairs
south of the beginning corner (a post
oak) of the 104-acre tract in the sub-
! division of the Hillary Elliott estate,
and running N. 85 W 59.50 chains to a
white oak; thence S. 2 west, 15.30
chains to a post oak ; thence south 88
east, 7.75 chaies to a maple in the
branch ; thence south 3 west, 18.26
chains to a black oak ; thence north
79 east, 24.57 chains to a hickory;
thence north 54 east, 5 50 chains to a
dog wood ; thence south 71 east, 7 50
chains to a pine, dower corner ; thence
south 28 east, 10 chains to a pine ;
thence north 41 east. 20.50 chain to
the beginning, containing 132 . acres,
more or less, deed for which is regis
tered in Book 72 page 270 in the Regis
ter's office of Rowa county.
This is a valuable tract of land in a
good neighborhood, and title to the
same is perfect, and whoever buys will
get a court deed. The sale will be lefc
over lOdavs for a 10 per cen t. bid , and the
purchaser will be required to pay 10
per cent, of the purchase money on day
of sale. This October 15. 1908.
Efidding to begin at f 1,116.50.
James A. Ritchie, Admr. andComr.,
rural route No. 3, Salisbury, N. C.
R Lee Weight, Att'y.
the land. GEO. T. ANGELL.
Default having been made in the
8 RllR lllltllY flilPLEMtl CllLo
Mind Your Business!'
If you don't nobody will. It is
your business to keep out of all 1 way on Sunday nights
The corn shuckings are about prises-
over with this year. Sides & Lentz worked the road
Mrs. George Hill happened with last Monday from this place to
an accident the other day. She Rockwell with their traction en-
fell down and sprained her leg.
We hope her a speedy recovery.
We hope to report a wedding
soon, that is, if a certain young
man keens on coming over this
I heard a good Democrat say the
other day that William Jennings
Bryan made the best speech he
ever heard and J. M. Proctor, ou
. r . 1 J . 1. . J T A
payment oi ine inueuieiuiess to j. a.
Miller secured by a certain mortgage
deed of trust executed by D. VV . Mont
gomery and wife, ianme Montgom-
. t t- itir.ii . i a 1
ery, to li. ji.muier, trustee, ou me
6th day of June, 1907. and duly regis-
tered in ifook 31, page ia, oi Kowani
County of Record of Mortgages, pur
suant to tne provisions oi saiu more
gage the undersiged will sell at public
Sale to tne nigaesb umuer, iur uasii, ai
the court house door in Salisbury,
North Carolina, on
Nonday, the 7th day of December, 1908,
tice law, however, but to live. He at 12 o'clock M., the following prop-
.... t - r I ertv:
will become, alter January iu, Beginning at the East corner of the
traveling representative of the intersection of Shaver and Elm streets
Agents fob the
What the GoienorWill do.
Those who are interested in the
future of Govenor Glenn will be
attracted by this item in tne Win-ston-Salem
Journal, being a state
ment from him to that paper, that
he "would return to Winston-ba-lem
January 10, next, not to prac-t
Chas. A. Stickney and Waterloo Gasoline Engines
Monarch Corn Meal and Feed Mills, with Genuine
trouble and you can and will
keed out of liver and bowel trou-
ble if you take Dr. King's New
Life .Pills. They keep bilious
ness, malaria and jaundice out of
vour system. 25c at all drug
M. Brown is still ginning
ever heard at this place. Mr.
Mrs. J. A. M. Brown is in Salis
ter, Mrs. George Bost, who is sick. Proctor thoroughly explained the
,, A x, A tann question, uobnelia in o z
We are glad to state that Miss
TCHt.hnr Fisher is imDrovinf slowly. 1
Nebuchadnezzab. The Watchman f 1.00 per year.
nome miBsi'.'ii jjuniu ui uuo wuuuu- .f Salisbury, and runs thence in a
n PranhTrffirian nhnrch in con- Southeasterly direction witn aim
.'. ... u,.4 street 150 -feet to a stake, thence
junction with Similar boards of . Northeasterly direction parallel
the Southern Methodist and Bap-j with Shaver street, and with the line
. , . , , r .1 o., A 4. li , i c il. . J I OI 10b J0. OO. OU Iccb lO a SlDIkO IU line
the night of the 2nd at Barger tlst churches, for the next six oflotNo . 20, thence L.with the line of
school house, made the next best, months and would afterwards take No. 20 and parallel with mm street m
This was said to be the best speech
WRITE US FOR PRICES.
Office in Wallace Building, near Passenger Depot.
Salisbury, N. C. 10-28 6m.
M. C. QUIIMN.
. , . l.j. - r I a oriuwctt3iiv uucunuu w -ecu uv ;
tne lecture piaworm iur "MShaver street, thence with Shaver tt' i. i Tffart PrifP VniA fflf PnffftTi oJ
months," So the retiring Gov- in a Southwesterly direction 50 feet to . Jll-C-ieSl ITiarKe. rrlCe raia 101 trOtlOIl 3110.
. - . m-' -1 1 - x. XT -tf
, to l,a Unih miaainnftrv tneDeginmng ! same oeing ki u.
tery, Salisbury, North Carolina,
on Southern Life & Trust Company's
and a lecturer, as has been print-j map of property near National Ceme-
ed aforetime. Charlotte Chroni
This the 2nd day of WovemDer, lyus. Va .it, TVT; C4-f i TJ rA n -l o.
r k uii t.-iit.to. ii iii 1. 1 1 in n, iii aLicGL. - iiaiiiai a, ii ii 11 1 . i xrnitA
-l K l . . , wmw -m. ml mm ' ' mw mr j j "VV4v
SEE ME BEFORE SELLING.