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C Ab C ASIAN
i(.i;I mi KVKltY TIIUKHDAV,
lj .H.VxlU-t ML 1 1-t.U,
jMitor ito.l Proprietor. !
Will It pay you to adrerUee
In the Caccamax ?
Ixiok at car advertUtajc col
umn, and you will how
many are profiting by It
' I' '? I'apei" t your neigh-
..,.. ;wlviH'5 liim to sub-!
N.i-ripi lrio? 1.10 per j
Year in Advance, i
Xuro Domocr07 And WHlto SupromAcy-
CLINTON, N. C, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 26, 1889.
L&t&s--sou subscriber In
18; 1,535 toay.
i s m
fill-; EDITOR'S CHAIR.
mixes look from
: STAND POINT.
The Opinion of The Caucasian and
the Opinion oi oinerswnicn we perlor' race
Cm Endorse on the Various
Topics of the Day.
low brain-power, is 'inferior;'
while that which is changeful
from generatiou to generation
a? to the color of its skin, hair,
and eyes, or plumage, shows
high-brain powr, is '.superior.'
O:, more briefly: The invaria
ble as to racial color is the 'in
ferior:' the variable is the 'sn-
" We Can't Live on Authority Alone."
In the Presbyterian church
. Sabbath Dr. 15. F. Marable
j,r-iLfJif!l a forcible eniinn from
;..u 12th chapter, 1-4 verses.
II,- -ho-.ved that O -i had so con
titnb'd man th;i t -he coifid not
live mi authority alone, th man
so living f.ould bo nothing less
than i idiivn Tliat authority
i.f;iciSiMl umioui appealing
tin; ivifon and conscience of
man dwarfed the manhood with
in ns and made us pour, little,
jU'ii.raut and selfish. God, there
fore, in bin command, to Abram,
in the text, adds to the cotn
jii a promise i. double iron
dad promise, and to th pomise
.;ic(. The learned d. vine illus
trated the subject by citing
many dismal failure. in human
i'oveinments where authority
alone was used. He cited the
governments of Russia, Turkey,
and American slavery prior to
the civil war. He said that the
word of the Master was the law
of the slave, therefore under
shivery the manhood of the ne
.'! was crushed and there was
no elevation of the race.
This seems to us an unfortun
ate illustration, for it suggests
two inferences, viz.,
1st. That the American negro
of I Kill was inferior to his bro
thers in their nativo barbarism
in the dark continent
2d. That the branch of the
negro race in America had been
elevated morally and intellec-
The Doctor preached mi ex
cellent sermon at night from
the subject: "The Lord reign
eth," which for want of space
we are unable to report.
"SOUNDING THE KEYNOTE."
That bright and newsey daily,
the Durham (J lobe, says: "
The Caucasian recently in
advocating the establishment
in the town of Clinton of soap
and starch factories gave vent
Jo a sentiment that is becoming
more and more reorganized
wherever the experiment of
manufactories is tried.
Our contemporary says that
"Any merchant in Clinton cculd
make more money by taking
his capital out of the mercantile
business and starting such fa
tories. The manufacturer is the
man who makes the profit."
That is the keynote that the
business men in North Carolina
towns will sooner or late have
to re-echo. Gradually they are
having the fact burned
them that there are too many
men eugaged in merchandising
in North Carolina in proportion
to the population oi the state.
We are an army of consumers,
without producing one. thou
andth part or trie things wo
need, and have to buy at a dis
tance, with freight to bo add
We must awake to the impor
tance of making among us more
of the articles that are necessary
to our comfort and being. Our
grocer, our dry jjoods mer
chants, our shoe-and hat men,
and our business men generally,
will sooner or later see the prac
tical wisdom of not risking all
of their eggs in one basket.This
realization will not bo reached
without cost. Many, hard les
sons are to be learned and tatter
tnally by being suddenly tut in experiences are to be passed
through with before the truth
will shine forth with no uncer
tain light, as it has done in
hundreds of other cities and
towns of this country, where the
i: A PAYING
Alliance Pic-Nic at Sandy Plains-
the abnormal position of Amer
lioth of these yiews are direct
ly in opposition to the views
neath his own roof tree, finding
happiness and contentment in
the thought that coustant and
lucrative employment is vouch
safed to him, whereby he is en
abled to live respectably, edu
cate his children, and lay some
thing aside fcr a rainy day.
TO WHOM Tin: HIGHEST
held by the leading authorities hum of hundreds of plants make
on the negro problem. tlio sweetest music that pro-
: -.,n ,...w n.ot greswive ears can hear, where
-y - T the industrious toiler lives be
slavery was not a curse to me
negro, but rather a curse to his
Master to the negro it was a
blessing or means of elevation.
Senator tfustis, discussing the
experiment of making the ne
gro a citizen says "he has re
mained stat'onary, inert, depen
dent, and unprogressive and
tint it must bo because of some
fundamental law more potent
than municipal legislation and
more absolute than moral pre
cepts." Prof. Shaler, of Cambridge,
says that the experiment of lree
ing the black on this continent
has resulted in lowering instead
of elevating the race.
After giving a number ol il
lustrations from personal ex
perience and the general expe
rience of the country, he says:
"Such are the facts of experi-
The man who will invent a
noisless rubber tiro for the milk
wagon will deserve to rank with
Boil and Edison. Chicago Herald.
And if he will then invent a
device for waking the early pas
senger without arousing every
body else in the hotel, ho will
earn a monument as high as the
Eiffel tower. Petersburg Index
But the highest and most en
durintr monument of all awaits
the man who will teach nnpro
Retr. Cor. Tiik Caui-asiax.)
Iv K N A Nii V I I.I.E, N. t,
Sept. 21th, 1S.VJ.
The cultivation of sugar cane
in this section is rapidly in-
reasing and our farmers sav
that it is one of the most profi
table crops that they plant. Mr.
A. D. "Johnson, one of our moit
successful farmers, has just
turned out 130 (one hundred
and thirty) gallons of syrup out
of one half acre of cane, and he
disposes of it at 50cts per gal.
making $65. for the product of
i acre of land. hat other crop
will yield this?
The sort of weather we had
last week is calculated to make
a man loos up his overcoat,
heavy shoes and etcfand besides
he can imagine that he sees the
wood or coal man, handing him
a bill, to bal. when. he has an
Cotton is coming into market
rather slowly and as the crop
was so badly damaged by the
continaed rains, we do not ex
pect very much, although our
merchants expect a plenty of
com, peas, rice and other pro
duce. Miss Reua Cooper has return
ed home accompanied by her
sister, Mrs. J. F. Voolvin,whom
she has been visiting at her
home in Wilmington.
Mrs. Joe. Smith of Wilming
ton has been visitirg Mrs. J. E.
Our residents never enjoyed
better health, although our; phy
sicians have a pretty good prac
tice in the country.
Your correspondent has been
on the sick list for the past
week which will account for the
deficiency of news.
Prof. McArthur has entered
on his new duties as assistant
principal of the Academy, with
a vim, aud his students express
themselves as highly pleased
Mr. Samuel Summerlin, a
pensioner of the Mexican and a
soldier of the late war, has
lately died in Smiths' township
He leaves a wife to mourn her
Joss. Verilv. a faithful one
The Alliance pic-nic at Sandy
lains on the 21st instant, was
a grand hiiccess. mere was a
arge crowd gathered from Ons-
ow, Jones, Lenoir, and this
county, an abundance to eat
nothing intoxicating to drink.
Prof. B. F. Grady, the orator
ef the day, spoke for an hour.
Ie advised the people to im
prove themselves intellectually
and morally ana to improve
their lands; then in his own
masterly way, he exposed the
iniquities of the protective tar
iff, the Natioual banking system
and other evils. Ought not
Prof. Gradv to be put m some
osi'ion so that the people could
get more benefit from his great
Under the above head a
porter for tha Wilmington Mes
senger, who was hero last week,
has the following to say of our
town and its people :
"We thought Clinton was a
little staid, conservative, town
like many others in Eastern
Carolina, but our visit has been
quite a revelation. We find it
not only a beautiful but thrifty
and progressive town. While
being shown over the town to
day your correspondent saw
many handsome residences
which would be a credit to much
larger places, iu one of which
resides one of the youngest and
best judges iu thei State, the
Hon. E. T. Boy kin.
"We saw quite a number of
new residences, and understand
that about forty have been erect
ed and that the population has
increased about four hundred in
the past two years. Several
new buildings are being erected,
as well as additions to and im
provements on many old oues.
Clinton, it is likely, will also
have many more enterprises in
the near future, as wo hear a
cauning factory and other pros
pective entei prises frequently
'The Carol iDa Veneer Works
A NEW FACTORY STARTED
J. S CARR APPOINTED
CHIEF MARSHAL FOR
Tfce clrcu at Selma to day
will attract a c:owd from this
city. People will go to them. I
i They take more money out of
the country than they bring,and
the morals or the country are
Ihe Hotel La-rayette was
t A l-frr tvJ ly lr. l.hmttt Koyal, I ua
ty fuiirriateadeat t Pul.ik ta.lnx.ttoa o4
anim ttouatv, I lor Um ln4Uute An.
In all enterprises, either of a
public or a private nature, a wall
matured plan Is' necessary to
successful management With-
crowded with gueMs yesterday. ont eTerythlnK inconfu-
The Canning Factory a Success-
Reg. Cor. Ca ucasi ax.
Faykttkvillx, N. C,
Sept. 23rd, 1839.
The canning factory has shut
down, as the fruit season Is
over. It has baen demonstrated
to h a practical success. To
morrow the stockholders meet
to heir the reports of the offi
cers and to organize under the
charter just. granted by the
clerk of the court. The reports
will show a handsome profit on
the investment. This winter
the company will enter into
contracts with the farmers to
take all the tomatoes they can
produce on a given number of
acres, at a stipulated price.
There is more money in raising
tomatoes at 25 cents per bushel
than there is in raising cotton.
Col. W. S. Cook, chairman of
the Board of magistrates for
this county has issued a call
for a ioint meeting of the Jus-
s a big enterprise, and is one of tices and county commissioners
the most creditable and praise- for the first Monday in October,
worthy in the whole South, to take into consideration the
Every ceut of the 530,000 invest- building of a new Courthouse.
i . t 11.-1 j . i ra . .
The people are awakening on
ed is home capital, and the
chiefest beauty is that it pro
duces wealth from hitherto al
most entirely worthless materi
als. The mam building is 50x50
feet; the saw room, 20x70 feet;
the steam dry house, 28x63 feet;
engina room 20x25 feet; taro
warehouses 20x49 and 30x75 re
spectively. There are two large
veneer machines and forty but
ter dish machine.?, besides all
the other necessary equipments.
The capacity is : For orange
sides, 10,000 per day; berry-baskets,
40,000; crates, 500; grape
baskets 4,000; butterdishes, 40,
000, which will be increased
100,000 by April 1st. Blackgum,
sweetgum and poplai are the
woods used. T.he butter dishes
are the finest we ever saw, aud
this subject and propose to have
the records protected in
throughly fire proof vaults. The
burning of the Courthouse at
Carthage has given them an
idea of the great danger the
records are in a little additional
taxation may save inaney years
of vexations litigation over land
The centennial will take place
on the 20th, 21st and 22nd of.
November. It seems that many
people are iu doubt as to its
A detachment of the Fayette
ville Independent Light Infan
try will meet ex-President Da
via in Charlotte on his way to
this city. Cannot the Sampson
Light Infantry send an escort
The drummers come here in
large numbers to spend Sunday,
attracted by the town and Its
elegant hotel facllties.
The Fayetteville cotton mills
start up this week, for the first
time si nice the washout, an en
gine is being put in, so that the
factory can run day and night
as the water power will only
run the machinery twelve out
of the twenty four hoars. The
Cumberland milla taka all the
yarn that the factory can make.
Mr. Julian S. Carr of Durham
was unanimously elected chief
marshal for the celebration in
November, by the centennial
committee on Thursday.
The German clubs are having
a gay time. Every week there
is a dance either down town or
on Haymount,swallow tail coats
are in demand.
I am glad to see that the press
of the State is against lynching
and denouncing it severely.lt is
very proable that the lynchers
at Morganton hung an innocent
man, so thoroughly did the man
Stack's neighbors and acquain
tances in Union county believe
that he was innocent that they
held an indignation meeting
and branded the lynchers as
murderers. An excited mob is
unfit to sit in judgment on any
thing, to say nothing of con
demning a man to death.
Would be lynchers ought to re
member that they are oyer rid
ing all law, and inculcating a
spirit dangerous to liberty.
MB. COX'S "SUNSET."
OUU YOUNG FOLKS.
HoutetfetiMr Interesting to Ye
Header fTne CttrJAn.
rPrrprrl ar wtrk br W. A. Jmumv,
U bot all eMmwaalnaUoM UUJa r
tab rotuaia bonkt K 4tn ti.
lie Won the Famous Sobriquet
While an Editor.
In 1854, Hon. Samuel Sullivan
Cox (then plain Mr. Cox) was
editing the Columbus Statesman
si on. and the manager doe dou
ble the work necenary, and
never knows when work it well
done. In schools where the
teachers have the children and
their parents with all their pre
judice to contend with a regular
and well developed plan Is ne
cessary such a plan as can be
successfully carried into execu
tion, and, will show that the
teacher is master of the ltua-
tlon. : ?' ' "
The French commission to
the International Exhibition of
1876 in reporting the condition
of the schools in the United
States says : "The characteris
tic trait of the country school
is the absence' of a regular or
ganization." Referriug to the
houses, the same commission
says : "The stone or brick build
ing constitutes the exception,
the frame house, which la so
cold in winter and so hot in
summer is more frequent and
the log school house has not
yet disappeared. Even in the
most flourishing States many
complaints are made in regard
to defective accommodations.
We are not describing here ex
ceptional cases. We are trying
on the contrary to do justice to
this great country; but we must
not conceal the fact that the
schools in the rural districts are
poor and badly arranged. In
Pennsylvania and New Hamp
shire reports, the only States
that exhibited . documents on
this subject.we find, in fourteen
out of twenty-two reports, com
plaints of teacherb who have
absolutely no school apparatus.
The salaries of country school
teachers are so low that our
French teachers have no reason
to envy them."
t kays nmw.
A tt lag luUrrup crW4 ! tto a :
"W aat aw I rwMt lor r Waai tat I tow
T mat lit worta Ike lutc t
You Itaaf a)fl I tfct terra MiM aajr,
LlgtUla Um wori4 wKa ?r m Uey,
Atatt you you arc ihnn fl la,
itut 1 Maom bra la l Meadow gra;
Tk habit aMlte tkry pa.
nut toy iu ui mom m aoaw, ataa:
And wnrt waa U ttac ! th Ukf r
The hub looked down en IW ittU an
TbatbowataUMrra; U wa -ljr
Awom a mat laaay auwra.
Said he: "It I wroac to Uua dwpr.H
Tfar frrml AU-FaUwr ttar4 you Urt,
1 on anil your hum nroutrra;
!! metuit you aheuld trioaaoa Uxre la U
For the babta U Mblleoa aa Utey I
Or to h la Ux tmarhe that eava await laa
larrir t tired awutm.
itod aunr me hrra ia Um rml I4tw y
To tight the world with my oa bt r
And .how atra how they're (man.
But he put you dawa la Um ateadow
Th earth U fairer ttea It yoa were aot ;
Beauty aad Joy rou'ra glvta.
I tun.t ee U the wort lit ha rtrea
You do what the dear Lord aka t Ums
Tbea all will t aa it ought to be,
Aad lite will he worth IV Urla.'
A " Young Reader" writes tw i
"Turn about isfairplay,' and
as you are continually asking um
qneations, I take the liberty 'of
asking you "When was Adam
We are glad to have you pro
pound some questions, and will
always take pleasure in answer
InT, (when wh can.) In answer
to above would say that by an
Act of the English Parliament,
Octobei 24, 4004 H. C. was de
clared the natal diy of tho
Earth. As Adam was created
on the fifth day after, he must
have been born October 28th,
4004. It. C.
Sane UaetUa far Oir Yiaj( rrili
1. How many vessels did Co
lumbus have ou his first voyage
What a peculiar sunset was
that of last night ? How glori-
and the factory has a standing wUh them? The whole state ous the storm, and how splendid
TUB MESSENGERS ItECOllO
FOK FOUlfi AVEEKS.
erressive merchants the import
ance of advertising in their city
ence. rney may oe summeu up DaDer. Durham lilobe
in brief words uniform, hope
less failure, a sinking back to
wards the moral conditions of
the Congo and Guinea coast."
The above extract clearly shows
that Prof. Shaler considers that
ihe negro was elevated under
the conditions of slavery and
he is losing that elevation under
the experiment of citizenship
sinking back to the conditions of
barbaric Africa. Prof. Shaler is
is the author of the new and pro
bably correct theory for explain
ing the unprogressiveness of tie
namelv that his animal
In four weeks ending with
Friday morning, there have
heen 171 new names added to
the books of the Messenger out
side of town. This is very en
couraging. The people like the
Messenger, that is certain, l
is verv rdeasant from week to
week to report such good pro
sress. We hope onr friends
will not wearv in well doing
There were fif t ads in Sunday'
naner under head of New Ad
vertisements. With bette
mail facilities we could sooi
Lrat o fli Aiiaand new tmhseribers
nature so preponderates over his WLeu we t the thousand you
. i. . i 1 1 -. . . I ...
luiHiieciuai auu morai uiiiui, will have a better paper. i
that at the age of puberty, when Messenger
tho animal nature developes,
order from a northern house for
as many as it can possibly makel
The enterprise is a fine one and
has a bright future.
"While passing along the
11 T" lf.Tf! .
street we saw ui. iucivmnon, ex-
president of Davidson College,
sitting in an sasy rocker in front
of his handsome and comforta
ble residence. He is badly af-
"This. if true, is a sad com
(Ohio,. On the 19tU. ot May JgffS .America a1 W.t were th.1
umiyearmo iuiiuwiuk arjarchy, which exist in many
appeared in his paper: - j of our schools, the superinten
dents and teachers, should get
up a system, that is not theatri
cal but practical.
Some of the essentials for a
oucrht to turn out to greet this the setting of the sun! We do
great statesman and constitu- not remember ever to have seen well organized school are, a nar-
tion defender. the like on our round globe, monized neighborhood, propei-
The Clerk of the Superior The scene opened in the west ly constructed school-rooms, a
Court issued last week letters with a whole horizen full of regular system of studies, ne
of incorporation to the Carolina golden, inter-penetrating luster, cessary books and other school
Roller Mills and Supply Com- which colored the foliage and room supplies, a proper classifl
pany and the Fayetteville Can- brightened every object in its cation, and a mild but firm eve
ning Company. The first named ricii dyes, ine colors grew tern or government.
2- Wheu were tho present
National Cnlors of the United
States adopted ?
3. When wtre poetofflc first
4. What city is called the
o. What is the highest moun
tain east of the Mississippi river
and where is it?
company will operate the $20,- deeper
and richer, until the
fiicted with rheumatism, and ooo roller mills built here a few eoldeu luster was transfused in-
can get about only bv the use VfiaM afirrt bv A. G. Stvron & Co. to a storm-cloud, full of fierce
of crutches, and it is the hope A I li crhtnint?. which leaped into
of his many friends throughout efc nf the O. F. Y. dazzliner zizzags all around . and
the State that he may soon re
"The Sampson people have
gone to work in earnest to hold
another one of their large and
successful fairs, for which she
V. R'y will be run to the mills over the city, ihe wiud amse
on CaOss Creek.
Mr, J. A. Moore succeeds Mr.
D. F. Wemss as general store
keeper for the C. F. &. Y. V.
R'y. : Mr. Wemyss
The first and most important
step, Is to secure co-operatloo of
all in the vicinity, for without
this little can be done. How
shall this be effected ?
In many neighborhoods there
with fury, the slender shtubs are petty strifes, prejudices and
and giant trees made obeisance feuds existing. Find out wnere
to its majesty. Some even these are, by visitinjf around,
snapped before its force. The talk about them in a general
Mr. Wemvss will take strawberry beds and grass pianis way, without rerertngw any one
was once noted. A large uum- charge of the post office on Oc- "turned up their whites" to see hu the vicinity; show the disad
ber of bands are now at work tober 1st . He is oossessed of Zephyrus march by. As the vatages that accrue from a dis-
repairing the buildings and put- fhe Ienuisite Qualifications to rain came and the pools formed turbed state of affairs in a neigh-
tiny the grounds in shape. The make an efficient officer, and is and the gutters hurried away, horhood, and convince the peo
Sampson fair is to be the last as clever as any republican to thunder roared grandly, and the pie of the injury they are doing
hciu 111 hub oiavo buio j tu.j., i..v i ne iouna. m orner woras tie is nre uens uhukuii ic cauciuou hx muuiou, jj
KINO OF AMERICA.
will by no meaus be the least.
It will be held on the 4th, 5th
and 6th of December.
"Mr. Marion Butler, editor of
The Caucasian, who is a gradu
In 1775 when the people of
this country were beginning to
think of separating from Great
Britain, since they had always
been used to having a Kn
much tioncern vras expressed as
to who. should be their King
The author ol Ihe Urisis, a
powerful paper devoted ip
American Independence, re
ferred to that, saying ,rYou
ask, who shall be your King.
I will tell you who shall be
King in America: I would have
all the people to assemble in a
vast field and I would erect
there a great statue, a statue of
the Law, and the people shall
crown it; and the Law shall be
your King, the Law shall be
Kinsr in America." News &
LIVING PKOI5I.EMS IX RE
LIGION ANI POLITICS."
an accomodating and an a Die
gentleman, and will, I believe,
make a good officer.
The friends of Mr. Chas. A.
Rankin of this city, ?-re grati
fied at his election as orator on
ate of the State University, and
only twenty-six years old, gives Washington's birthday
me peopie oi vuuiuu auu cH,my-i university.
son couuty a fine paper and is Miss. M. E. Collier, who has
doing excellent work for them. been in the Western Union Tel
and ran? with hearty chorus, confusion, and Bhow the dtsas-
The south and east received the trous effects these things exert
copious showers, and the west upon society. This done, there
all at once brightened up in a will not be much difficulty in
long, polished belt of azure getting the people united, and
worthy f a Sicillian sky. wherever they are satisfied that
Presently a cloud appeared in there is pay in union, strength,
the azure belt of the form of a and harmony, they will go to
castellated city. It became work and establish a school.
more vivid, revealing strange isow unless wits j uuiib, iu
Since he became editor and pro- egraph office here for three forms of peerless fanes and ala- part at least, there will not be
prietor, a short time ago, he has
boaght a new press and much
new material, changed from pat
ent !' outside to all home priut
and doubled his subscription.
He likes Clinton and Sampson
county ani they are proud or
"THsis one of the Messen
gers strong holds its circuia-
years has resigned her position
and will return to her home in
St Louis, much to the regret of
her many friends. Her success
or is Mr. South worth from Vir
ginia, who is assisted by Mr.
There is so much freight on
the Yadkin Valley road, that
the through freight is divided
baster temples and glories rare 1 much school, for with a comma
and grand in this mundane nitv divided and full of petty
sphere. , It reminded us of jealousies, no important enter
Wordsworth's splendid verse in prize can be carried into effect,
his "Excursion" for Mr. A' will not be satisfied
unless he can ride his hobby,
and that iu the lead; Mr. B will
The appearance instantaneously di.cloed
Was ol a mighty eity, boldly say
A wilderness of buildings, sinking far
And self withdrawn into a wondrous depth,
Far linking into splendor without end.
not work In any harness except
bis own; Mr. C will not agree to
Am composed of nineteen let
ters. My 1, 17, 2, 9, 10, 11 I the
name of a county of N. C.
My 1, 8, 11, 1.1 is a help to the
My G, 3, 4, 7 is a inineraL
My 15, 12, 13, 18 19 are divi
sions of time.
My 5, 8, 14, 18 is the nautoof
My 1, 16, 2, 5 is a fuel.
My 2, 14, 18 once covered eve
ry living being.
My 7, 13, 15, 19 we find every
week In Tiik Caucasian.
My whole a manufacturing
industry of Sampson county. -
First in din, bat not In noise,
Second in girls, but not in
Third in cry, but not in weep.
Fourth in duet, but not in
Fifth in lassie, but not lit lad.
Sixth in salmon, but not lit
Seventh in cotton, but not in
Eighth in chair, but not in
Ninth in copper, but not not
Tenth in yellow, but not iu
The whole is a book which
employ a teacher who does not ,w.n,r ,
tlon is very large and increasing in sections. The local freight give place to another isle,where subscribe to all his wbimss, even
here, it nas peen reaa oj from here to Bennettsville usu
good people of this section oi auy comes with forty tofifty cars.
country for more than twenty The Gra3ea gchool on Hay
years, and they would not know mount is attended by over three
how to do without it. hundred nuDils. not auite so
' Many other things of inter-aTse a number a; latt year.
est might be mentioned concern-h-jere i3 a Kreat increase of pri-
imr the irood reonle of Clinton
and Sampson county, which
vonr corresoondent has not
vate schools however.
Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Thomson
have returned from lilowing
native of North Carolina, has appoj1 of- time and space Rock. Theyspentthe summer parting light
aviien a heroine and
4hat the moral and intellectual
1 ? A . Vxw V r o 11
qualities at uuuum, uj Woman has rarely had a more
imal instincts and not only cease feeimg tribute than the follow
to develop but really retro- ing from the San Francisco Re-
grade. He propounds the fol- port:
"Wiio turns ueauiy pniai,
sight of blood, yet stands reck:
lesslv in its train in time of war
or accident? Woman. WhoeatsJ
wm II. A T, 1 ,-h
Whatever race or species ie. scraps lor luncu mat uouie.;
changeless from generation to man may have tidbits ior um-
..nr.r.4in 4 i,o nf itii n(r'? Woman. She is a he'o-
ruriubiuu Oi? - -
skin, hair, and eyes, if it be ine in danger, a coward when
man or animal, or eyes and 'ooking under the bed.- il-
plumage, if it be bird, evinjes mington Messenger.
lowing fundamental law,
which tho color of the negro
marks his inferiority:
book of sermons in press, enti
tled "Living Problems in Relig
ion and Politics." The Chris
tian Enquirer says that "no
doubt it will have a large sale."
A man of parts, with oratorical
gifts, he is making his marks
abroad. Wil. Meesenger.
hope to speak of
at some futnre
the most beautiful forms
foliage appeared, imaging
paradise in the distant and pur
The sun, wearied of the ele
mental commotion, sank behind
the green plaius of the west.
The "great eye in heaven," how
ever, went not down without a
dark bow hanging over its de-
The rich flush
forbid, vv e
We wish to th ank our esteem-
friends and cotemporary,
there and are much improved of unearthly light had passed
of to the studies to be pursued and
a books to be iwed, and so on to
the end of the alphabet.
Now to the teacher, or uper
intendent.who attempts to bring
order out of confusion, aud to
reconcile these discordant ele
ments, let me say, don't, pray
dont. get into a controveriy with
these different character-?, and
try to convince them that they
are wrong, but give tuem your
And without it
we culd not
A knitting factory is talked
of here now. It is hoped that
it will be staited. Small indus
tries are the thins: when we
The Messenger, for the kind cannot get the big ones.
. I i : s
i - i nnH i jjuisssiuuerv wuvcuwun ui
tho ladies f Favetteville Pres- darted illumination aronnd the
I n If ..nAnll. mA ne k I - . - fc - .... ! n . . . J 1 A . A f 1
The Philadelphia Record IWJL v.i"-"; uurM.w. oyiery was neianere iasi ueu-iDiarimg cunsio bijru
mnlcps this clear ooint : its able editor and enterprising nesday. The attendance was its angeia ano leap mw its uar
l I -mm- tr -m T .
"Msnv a fine fellow g03sl..x ,r.. very good. MX3. MCem, oi weapons
v i TirriTiriH 1,1 1 r li icL ma uauciuiu .w i t- . i -xji s
. T, --11-,.- nrhn Irnnimi o I 7 ' - 1 rKfl rMlrllllTS WSLH BltiCLeU llC-l
l.nor. nf this nnd that, butdoesn't UIurc -pmi.-...,0 au. aenl OI me association.
and the rain had ceased, when plans and experiencehow them
tho solemn church bells pealed, what this error has aoneor win
the laughter of children loud lead to and what effect this pre
and joyous after the storm is judice will have on the minds
heard with the carol of the of their children aud thus poi
birds. while the forked and pur- eon them for other errors. By
nle weanoti of the skies still a small amount of tact
lrnnw hnw to nut this and that where.
together. Knowledge is power,
iust as steam is power when it Jefferson Davis was eighty-
" . I - . -r- a w -a r r r
is put to use." Wil. Messenger.' one years old June iro, iooif.
The cotton market is getting
lively, as the staple is coming
in auite freely. The price last
week ranged from 10J to 10$. ;
The witty and eloquent States
man and friend of the south,
who died on the 10th inst, has
ever since the above appeared public, not too retired.
been known as "Sunset" Cox.
part of the teacher or superin
tendent, these . prejudices and
difficulties can be harmonized.
THE SCHOOL HOUSE AND SITE.
The site should be selected
with reference to good water,
elevation, fuel, accessibility, as
near central, as possible, not too
"(Continued in next iwme.
Answer ta Uaeatians si4 EiijraM is
1. The cent of 1804, valued at
3. Millard Fillmore.
4. November, ISOO.fc
5. Iu RuigJ-ok, Slam, (t is
composed' of bamboo rafts ar
ranged liao streut-4, aud wich
K ilma No. 24 Laplace.
Eiuvina No. 25 V mn i; A
near heaven by sea as by land.
Eutgtna No. 20 -William P.
Dop-Leltfer Puzzle Blessed
aru thn pure iu heart for they
shall see God.
We haye received answers from
Allmand Griggs, Clinton, N.C.
II. M. Warren, Dunn, N.C.
Stella Middleton, Warsaw,
. tula Ueinter, Clin lou.
Alice Johnson, Keyser, N. C.