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I'UHIJSirED KVEBY THURSDAY,
llj MAUIOX liLTLUIt,
IMIlor ;in I Proprietor.
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CLINTON, N. C, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 19, 1889.
Subscription Jrio !. per
Year, in Art va nc.
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:iK KIHTORS CHAIR
iijv things look ruoM
IJR .STAND POINT.
The Opinion of The Caucasian and
the Opinion of others which we
Can Endorse on the Various
Topics of the Day.
Next Wednesday in the eigh
teen hundred and ninetieth n:i
nivirsary of Ui birth of Jesus,
a period full of interest and
hallowed memories to the whole
christian world to every one
regardless of "lies" occupation,
partisan bias or creed.
Robert Browning, agreat Eng
lish peel, died on last Thursday
in his 77th year. 1 1 in poems
bear mirks of great genius, but
are little read or admired ou ac
ro'int of being lengthy, and
rather ob.-tcurn and enigmati
cal, "l'araeeisu-," '-Pippa Pas-K-V
and "FHiue at the Fair,"
and otju-r long poems will bear
frequent re-reading and studj-.
But. he is botbi- known to the
world by two short poems,
"Ilorve Kiel" and Die -'Pied Pi
pe;1 of Hamlin." His wife, Mrs.
Kliiibcth Barrett B: owniiig,who
died more than ;i quarter of a
century since, stands higher
iiiimiijf poets of her sex than lie
amotiir his. "Aurora Leigh" is
one of her greatest work.-; with
masculine style and passionate
expressions it has a sweet ni
thos and tenderness, but on ac
count of obscurity is but little
this im:i:ss on .ikffkkhox
What lotli, Northern and South
ern IV pers say.
He was a man of command
ing ability, F-'potlcss intcHj,
controlling conscience and a
temper so resolute that at times
it approached obstinacy. -X. Y.
All will agree that he was a
brave and kindly gentleman, a
gracious host, a knight without
reproach in the gentle chivalries
of home and private life.
Washington Post, Liberal Pep.
It follows that he was one of
the ablest men of Ids time, for
it was by no stroke of chance
that he was chosen to guide a
masterful race through a strug
gle for national existence, lie
was selected because he was be
lieved by good judges, and with
practical unanimity, to be their
best equipped representative
and strongest man. N.Y. Even
ing Post, Ind.
Mr. Davis was one of the most
conscientious of our public men.
He was not brilliant, but he was
able, painstaking and earnest in
History will say that Jefferson
Davis was honest in faith, ex
pression and effort alike at
Montgomery when he was
crowned amidst the smiles and
roses of the sunny South; in the
prison cell when hope and
triends seemed to have perish
ed, and in the hour when the
long halt was called that sum
moned him to the dreamless
couch of the dead. Phil.Tiines.
Adversity is the test of man
hood, and the distinguishing
trait of Jefferson Davis was his
manhood. He was a man a
man in sterling integrity, in in
domitable courage, in self-reliance
and self-poise, alike in
victory and defeat, success and
failure. He was a true man,
for he never failed to meet and
justify every trust reposed upon
him. He was a great man in
the highest prosperity or in the
depths of adversity in his vir
tues he was great and even in
bis faults there was no little
ness. N. C. Presbyterian.
He was the idol of Southern
hearts. He was cast in an he
roic mould and Southern men
and women love above all else
a hero. With unbending1 cour
age he united a dignity and an
uprightness of character which
even his enemies cannot deny
mm ; las sincerity was beyond
question ; the rich fruitage of
his intellect is among the treas
ures of the race. He had auff
ered for his people and for his
sufferings was held in the ten
derest affection. This devotion
has been softened and strength
ened as the years have passed
and his infirmities increased.
In Mr. Davis were united
spotless integrity, unusual can
dor, and frankness and sinceri
ty; high intelligence, brilliant
ratory, a ma.-;Uvful command
in debate; quick perception and
ft rare hower of decision, pro-nc-anced
views and an earnest
adherence to hi.-, conviction of
right; a brave spirit, a noble
courage; while he was tender
and gentle and kind a knight
ly and chivalrous Christian gen
tleman. He had in excess many
qualities -any one of which is
accounted a basis of greatness.
In Ids private life he was irre
proacliable, in resolution and
fortitude he was unexcelled; in
honor and scrupulous exactness,
Such a character deserves as
j t receives the homage of man
kind, and his people torn to
him as an exemide for the
youths of the land. Ral. Sews
The Wilmington Star had an
able and excellent editorial on
Jefferson Davis, part of which
we intended to reproduce, but
by some means it has been mis
Jefferson Davis had his faults
and made mistakes for he was
mortal and fallible. Put a tru
er heart never beat in a human
breast, nor a nobler pirit never
left a crumbling tenement of
clay. He was true to God. true
to his country, true to the cause
of civil and religious liberty,
true to great fundamental prin
cipals of a government of the
people,, for the people and by
the people, and lastly ever true
to to himself. So it was always
impossible that he should bo
false to any. His aims were
high, and his life was so pure
and goon and gracious and hon
orable and sincere that he could
stand the scrutiny of the world
and bear the light of a thousand
He -was an orator, a states
man, a writer of masterly pow
er, a soldier, a patriot, a chris
tian. He lived in the hope of
Heaven and died a firm, humble
believer in the dear Son of God.
Jefferson Davis never failed
in hi? entire life to be true to
his convictions and to his duty
as he saw it. .
became one of tlte military Jols
of the Union. As a planter and
slave owner, he ranked with the
most successful and humane of
the noble army of Southern
farmers and slave owners who
have been much traduced ig
norantly in most instances we
are glad to believe. As a leader
in the great Democratic party,
which has in it the germ of
everlasting life, he was wise in
counsel and fearless in action.
As an orator, he was the peer of
any man of his day. As a de
bater, lie enjoyed the distinc
tion of being the best in the U.
S. Senate and of being the only
man who ever worsted Benton
in debate. Asa statesman, he
was able, well furnished, patri
otic and devoted to his ideals of
chat was best for the country.
As Secretary of War he was the
superior of any man who pre
ceded or succeeded him. Such
is the summing up of the career
of Jefferson Davis until the day
when he became President of
the Confederacy. If he had died
before the memorable struggle,
sucn would nave been ins epi
taph, written by both Northern
and Southern pens. S t a t e
Grover Cleveland and Henry
W. Urady, the silver-tongued
orator of the South, were the
centres of attraction last Thurs
day night before tlie Merchant's
Association of Boston. Mr.Cl eve-
land made, as usual, a telling
mg speecli, an eloquent appeal
lor iaiionai reiorm ana one
that was well received by his
hearers. Of Mr. Grady's speech,
on the race problem, the New
York World has the following
to say :
"Henry W. Grady has the ingpi
rotion of eloquence. Last night he
addressed the Merchant's Associa
tion of Boston, and his speech will
doubtless ring as the other to the
honest mind and heart.
"It the race question were not
partisan it would not exist. It lives
because Republican politicians find
their profit in its agitation. Mr.
Grady's apjeal is to the patriotism
of the country. He frankly recog
nizes the ills which have followed
the enfranchisement of the negro :
he admits that the whites will never
permit white supremacy.
"Such a peech as that of Mr.
Grady must do good, because the
conscience and intelligence of the
North are with him. The majority
oi nortnern men are not deceived by
appeals to passion. The South asks
for a patient waiting until she can
work out the problem which the
country has imposed upon her. Fed
eral interference in behalf of negro
supremacy must keep the South solid
and the races politically divided.
The true union between the sections
and the natural division, between
the parties will come with the adop
tion of the patriotic view of Mr.
Grady, and the rejection of the sor
did and traitorous policy of needy
partisans, whose greed of power is
not deterred by the good of the
- ; i 1 i l '
THE TWO GOVERNORS.
WHAT THE GOVERNOR OF
VIRGINIA SAID TO THE
How "Our Fitz" was Received
Clinton Governor Fowle
Makes a Nomi
From the Richmond, Virginia, Dixpatch.
Clinton, N. C, December 5.
To-day will be marked with a
white stcne in the annals of
Sampson comity, for the Gover
nors oi Virginia and North Car
olina met here at the Clinton
jrovernor j.ee arrived very
early this morning, accompani
ed by Brigadier-General Charles
J.Anderson Colonel B. O.James,
Colonel C. O'B. Cowardin, and
Major W. M. Cary.
Governor Fowle arrived last
night, accompanied by Colonel
Francis II. Cameron, Colonel
Frederick A. Olds, Colonel Al
ston Grimes, Captain W. B.
Grimes, his daughters, Mrs. D.
B. Avera and Miss Helen Fowle,
and Miss Eliza Skinner.
This morning Governor Fowle
and staff called on Governor
Lee and staff and escorted them
to a hotel, where a reception
was held, and Governor Lee
was given a greeting which
showed him he was as much at
home in North Carolina as in
A noon a procession escorted
Hie two Governors! to the Fair
Grounds. The procession was
composed of the marshals and
officers of thn fair, a band,Com
panies C. and F. of the Second
regiment, commanded by Cap
tain v. L. taison, and ex-Confederate
veterans bearins a bat
tle-flag which was brought from
On the arrival of the grounds
a large audience greeted the
Governors with hearty cheer3
H. K. iv.Biju, presiaiii- ui me
Fair Association, introduced
Governor Fowle. who in a grace
ful spoech bade Governor Lee
welcome. Governor 1 owle said
that North Carolinians love
next to their own State Virginia,
and that whenever North Caro
linians desire sympathy and
support they always turn to
Virginia. He alluded to Gover
nor Lee's ancestry and heroism,
and said ha was a soldier,states
man, and patriot whom all peo
ple of Nortli Carolina delight
Three cheers were then given
for Governor Lee, who came
forward and made the speech ot'
the day. It was a very happy
and forceful effort of nearly one
hour's length, mainly addressed
to the veterans, who were pres
ent in large numbers and were
deeply-interested listeners. He
expressed his pleasure in greet
ing an audience of people of
the good Old North State, and
said lie was here to show the
great love the old mother Com
monwealth has for her sister
State, the peopk of both being
sympathetic, homogeneous, and
with the same aspirations and
same destiny and bound togeth
er by such ties as make a divid
ingline purely imaginary.
He alluded to his having
married a relative of Governor
Fowle and of the close personal
similarity of the two Governors,
He then went on to eulogize
the valor and virtue and love of
liberty which characterize
North Carolinians, and said in
war and in peace these were il
lustrated. He declared the
people of this State were right
when they declined to ratify
the Federal Constitution until
proper safeguards to secure the
rights of States had been se
cured. The people should con
trol the Government and not
the Government the people. As
soon as ever it is admitted that
a great central government is
snpreme the first foothold on
liberty is lost.
He spoke of the right of se
cession which existed in 1861,
and said most forcibly that a
man who terms those who
fought on the southern side trai
tors is not familiar with the
Constitution, with history, or
the rights of the States.
He paid a high compliment
to the North Carolina soldiers
D. Hi Hill, Pender, Ramseur,
Anderson, Gordon, and Petti
grew, whom he knew and who
had no superiors, and said that
at Gettysburg the North Caro
linians went as far as the far
thest in that world-famous
In conclusion, he urged his
audience to always crry ut
their obligations to their great
country, now again so happily
united, and promote the honor
and glory and prosperity of this
He felt sure that if our conn
try called for the services of
North Carolinians the latter
would show tiat high courage
which always distinguished
The Governor's speech was
punctuated with applause, and
Miss Helen Fowle, daughter of
the Governor,gave him a suterb
boquet when he closed.
There were calls for Gover
nor Fowle, to which the latter
responded in a brief "speech,
thanking Governor Lee in the
name of the whole people of
North Carolina for his visit and
his address, and in which he
declared that the North Caro
linians wanted a southern man
on the next national ticket as
Vice-President and wanted
Fitzhugh Lee as that mm.
North Carolina would show
what she thinks of Virginia and
Fitz Lee. Great applause.
Governor Lee then held a re
ception and shook hands with
the veterans. He received a
special invitation to visit Wil
mington and at 3 o'clock this
afternoon left for that city,
where he was given a royal re
ception this evening. He will
leave there for Richmond at
night. The people are delight
ed at his visit and charmed
with him and the officers who
Governor Fowlo left for Ral
eigh tljis evening.
THIS 111 ESS ON Tl IK SAMPSON
Suntpson County Fair.
New Berne Journal.
It was our good fortune to at
tend the Sampson County Fair
held in Clinton, Wednesday,
Thursday and Friday.
The first day was spent, as is
usual on such occasions, in the
arrangemeut and displav of pix
iiioi. xnv uiuiuiuon oi ag
ricultural products was not ex
tensive but of excellent quality,
while that of poultry and live
stock was far better than is
usually seen at county fairs. It
wouli have been strange if the
ladies department had not ex
celled all the others. Such ex
quisite needle work, such beau
tiful specimens or art and such
delicious cake, bread and but
ter, preserves, jellies and cor
dials we have rarely seen. Much
credit is due to all who contibu-.
ted to this signal success, but
the highest mead of praise is
awarded to Mr. Marion Butler,
the polite gentleman and ac
complished editor of The Cau
casian who was the efficient
It had been announced that
Gov. Fowle would speak on
Wednesday,, but the Governor
never neglects his public duties
for a ny pleasure however tempt
ing it may be. But there was
only a posponement, for His
Excellency arrived by special
train at nine o'clock Wednesday
night- The Wilmington Light
Infantry, ac com pained by
worthy i epresentaves of the
beauty of "the city by the se;,"
had previously arrived, ani,
with the Clinton Light Infan
tty and a large concourse of
citizens, were waiting at the de
pot. The Governor was welcom
ed with loud cheers,aud was then
escorted to the Murphy Hcu-e
where a reception was held.
Sometime between midnight
and day Governor Lee, of Vir
ginia, arrived and received a
Early Thursday moruing the
military, preceeded by the Wil
mington Light Infantry's Band,
marchod to the Murphy House
to escort the Governors of North
Carolina and Virginia to the
Fair grounds. A procession
was formed led by mounted
men. Then came the band fol
lowed close by the military;
next were the veterans keeping
step to marshal strains -that
thrilled their spirits long ago,
and close upon their seried ranks
rode Fowle and Lee, followed
by staff officers dressed in brilli
ant uniforms. Arriving on the
Fair grounds the Governors re
ceived another ovation, and
then proceeded to the speakers
Mr. Faison gracefully intro
ducen Gov. Fowle, who at once
proceeded in hi3 introductory
address. He spoke eloquently,
and in : conclusion introduced
"Gen. Fitzhugh Lee, the greatest
living soldier and the best Gov
ernor Virginia ever had."
Governor Lee arose mid thun
ders of applause.
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Here followed a review of
Gov. Lee's great speech Ed.
Continued on Second Page.
For The Caucasfan.1
NOTMS AND KIirJLIXTJONK.
We hear of little else these
days but hardtim.es. The
merchant, the farmer, the me
chanic, all agree thatthe times
are hard, very hard. It is
so often repeated, reiterated
that it forces even the most
skeptical to the conclusions into
which the public mind seems
to have settled down. And yet
there are some things strangely
at variance with this public
clamor, and which seems partly
to contradict this conclusion of
the public mind. A laboring
man can get 60 cents per day for
his work. Let us say then that
he makes this one day ; with
this he can buy ton pounds of
pork. He works another day,
and with this he can buy a
bushel of corn. Here, then,
with two days work he has pro
vision to support him comfor
tably for a month, with three
days work in the month he can
clothe himself. Of the twenty
six working days in the month,
if he work five days, he makes
himself independent of the
world. Then, for tbe other
tweuty-one days, he can live,
if he chooses, the life ef an In
dian chief. Or, if ho chooses to
work these twenty-one days,
he can support a family com
fortably and save money be
sides. This is not Utopian or
visionary, but is in reach of
any industrious, frugal man.
Now, if life is so easy to every
industrious man, it contradicts
flatly the notion that the times
are hard. Resides this, people
are as extravagant as ever they
were. A young lady the other
dy showed me her new hat. It
weighed four ounces. How
much did it cost, said I. Just
four dollars, she said. So our
ladies wear hats that cost their
weifht in silver and other
parts f their dress correspond.
Ladies could not dress in this
style if the times were hard.
And when a circus comes along
there is money a plenty to iiy
This year, they ay is the most
unfavorable ever known for
farming, and yet in Wayne coun
ty one man made eighty-five
barrels of corn on five acres of
land just eighty-five bushels
perasre. Why did he do this?
The Agricultural Department
offered a premium for the best
corn farm. He worked wisely
and made the corn and the pre
mium. Now nature offers a
premium every year, and those
who work for it get it. But it
is never taken by those farmers
w ho spend half their time loaf
ing in the villages, keeping up
the public sentiment in favor
of hard times.
There is hardness somewhere;
but it is not in the times nor the
reasons, but in the people. In
them there must be changft,
must be reform; or we will go
down to the deepest depths of
pove- ty. We will soon be too
poor to buy ink enough to dot
our i's and cross our t's. Some
things our people must learn
or there is no redemption for us.
We are doomed. Among these
the following are of first im
J fit. Stop spending other men's
money. If you owe your neigh
bow twenty dollars and have
ten dollars in your pocket, that
money is not yours, but his, and
you cannot spend it without his
consent. Remember that the
vice closest km to debt. is lying,
for lying ' rides on debt's back "
2nd. Spending more money
than you make. He who makes
ninety-nine cents and spends a
dollar will surely come to want
"The Indies did cot make Spain
rich because her outgoes were
gi eater than her incomes."
3rd. Stop spending money be
fore you make it. Many do this,
then sit down and hope for bet
ter times. Remember that "he
who live? on hope dies fasting,"
and that "it is dilligence that
gives good luck," and that ''God
helps them that help them
selves,'J and to-day is worth two
4th. Take heed to the follow
ing Wise sayings: "Do not squan
der time, for time is the stuff
that life is made of." "The
sleeping fox catches no poultry."
"At the working man's house
hunger looks in, but does not
enter." Handle your tools with
out mittens; the cat in glove3
catches no mice." ''A little
neglect .breads great mischief.
In the want of a nail the shoe
was lost; and for the want of the
shoe the horse was lost; and for
the want of the horse the vil
lage was lost." ' K you would
be wealthy, think of saving, &s
well as getting. A fat kitchen
makes a lean will." "What
maiutains one vice will bring
up two children." "If you want
.Continued on Second Page.
eU as the ufiU ia! orun f ll.o boun
ty Alliances by the County Aliiancv,
President W. K. Stevens;
Vice-President II. M. Crum
Secretary O. F. Herring;
Treasurer J. R. Beamau. Sr.;
Business Agent (J. A. Clute;
Sergeant-at-Arms B. S. Pe
tersen; Chaplain Dr. G. W. Mo?eley;
Doorkeeper W. J. Faircloth;
Assistant Door-keeper D. W.
Lecturer MarJon Butler;
Assistant Lecturer P. IJ.
Executive Committee J. A.
Oates, Chairman ; R. M. Crujn
pler,M. M Killett,W.K Pigford,
('. E. Daniel.
Alliance trade cards for sale
at The Caucasian office at 25
cents per hundred.
Send in to the Secretary, O. F.
Herring, Clinton, N. C, the
amount of stock taken by each
Alliance in the Canning Facto
ry as soon as possible so that we
may be able to determine be
fore January first whether or
not the stock subscribed will
make the factory a certainty. -
Are you in debt? Then you
are a slave until you are able to
pay out. Remember that cred
it is tho strongest weapon of
of the speculator and our worst
enemy. If the farmers were all
out of debt they could do any
thing, in debt they are helpless.
If we have to live on dry bread
alone for the next yar, let us
come out of debt and be inde
perdent. K.mI Hill Allium p.
Oar lodge is progressing nice
ly. The editor of The Cauca
sian, who is now our county lec-
i 3 3 uioriiUf;,
and initiated five members. Af
ter which the doors wore thrown
open for the visitors outside to
come in and hear a talk on the
condition of the country and
the outlook for the farmer. We
will take stock in the Sampson
The National Economist sajv:
In the very heart of the Capital
City of the Nation, and about
midway between the Capital
and the White House, Capital
Farmers' Alliance, 20. 1, of the
Distric of Columbia, holds its
regular eemi-mcnthly meetings.
Members of Congress belonging
to the order should make their
arrangements to attend its meet
ings during the coming winter.
Are there any cotton specula
tors in this country ? Do they
ma ke a living by buying up cot
ton and holding it for a rise?
Yes, they make millions by it.
They make it by gambling on
our hard earned products. How?
The following extract from the
National Economist partly ex
plains it :
The spinner does not generally
buy till he needs the cotton to
spin. If the speculator can
make money scarce, and Here
by reduce prices and compel the
farmer to sell at once, he will
gain the difference between such
price and what he can :un it up
to by the time the spinner need3
it. If the farmer can hold till
that time he will - make that
The fanner JiiWr.t utake Lis
home supplies.give no mortgage,
do without what he can't pay
for and then he will lv boss ot
WiieueaJ: God in divine H is
doin on Dec. 12th,"889, saw fit to re
move by death from our midst, our
sister, Miss LouCiute, aged 25 years,
Therefore Ilernion Alliance, No.
747 in regular session lec. 13th
passed the following:
Ilesolved 1st, That we bow with
reverence to the will of Him who
doeth all things well, who Is too
wise to err and too good to be un
kind, we desire in thi- s;id dispensa
tion of His providence ;o tender our
sympathies to the sorrowing family
of our deceased sister,pointing them
to the word of His counsel a.-? an ail
sufficient balm to heal sorrowing
Ilesolved 2d, That in the death of
our sister.her parents have lost a kind
industrious and dutiful daughter,
her brothers and sisters a faithful
and tender, sister, our lodge a good
member, the community a genial,
kind and cheerful friend.
Resolved 3rd, That a copy of the
above be sent to the family of the
deceased, to The Cl'intox Cauca
sian and Progressive Farmer with
request that they publish the same,
also that they be spread upon our
J. E. Britt, )
J. W. Boxey, VCom.
. IJ.F. BYED. )
SCHOOL A D VERTISEM F.NTS.
For Boys and Girls.
t . v.wl" len a Scho1 in Clinton the SECOND MONDAY IN
JANUARY next. Tuition from $1.00 a month up.
All the branches of Enli, Latin, Music vi Art will be
For further particulars addrei
declO-tt MISS MAKY O, FKUKKU, Clinton, N. C.
3 CDSTS JSWil &$S
ItEV. J. W. TURNER, A. M., Principal.
MRS. J. W. TURN EH, Assistant.
Spring Term Opens Monday December 30th. 18$a
This School is divided into five grades: Primary, .Advanced
Primary, Junior, Intermediate and Senior. Tuition rate accord
ing to the grades.
Latin, Greek and French aro taught without extra charge.
No contingent fee is charged. Where xpcdieut, Count ry Pro
duce will be received in fmttlemcnt of bills.
For Rates of Tuition and further information address,
au28-tf REV. J. W. TURNER, Clintou, N. C.
: ESTABLISHED IN 1874.
A Boarding School for Both Sexes.
Spring Term of the Ses.-ion of S'. and '0 Opens January Oth.
RATES OF TUITION.
PREPARATORY COLLEGIATE, - . 3 25
The Business course is especially for young me::. Tho course of htudy
is Book Keeping, Commercial Arithmetic and Business Law, with the
requisite amount of time filled up with studio wlectod. Tuition ier
Latin or French, in addition to the studio in any of the iibove depart
ments, 25 cents extra per month.
In this department instructions niv given in both Vocal and lustrum?!.
tal Music. Tuition per month $2.75
mental are combined, the pupil get twice the u mount of time lor prac
tice, with a reduc tion of $1.50 per month on the regular tuition rate, 1. e.
$4.00 per month. No extra charge for instrument.
A class of girls in ELOCUTION
term. Special training in Reading
per month extra.
Tho Athenian Lit. Club and rjuioh:clunc lilt. Society, separate organi
zations for the girls and boys resect
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Good Board, including washing, lights, Ac. cits l e obtained in goml
families, convenient to the school, at from f G.oo to $7.00 r month.
For further particulars address,
(I. E. BUTLER, (TJ. N. C.) Principal,
jy4 tf Huntley, N. C.
ITM FEMALE IISTIT
This School, organized three years a go under the present
management, has steadily grown in .numbers and reputation.
The Spring Session will begin
JANUARY 4th, 1890.
Thorough instruction given by competent ami experienced
teachers in all of the departments, Collegiate, Music and Art.
TERMS REASONABLE. Boarding Department under tho
supervision of the Principal.
For further information apply for Catalogue.
dec5 tf MISS MARY ANDERSON, Principal.
Kenansville Male Female Academy,
KEXAXSVILLE, .V. C.
F":ill SoKNion UejjiiiK Heptnmber Oth, lWHi),
Boys prepared lor College. Girls prepared for higher classes in our be?t
Institutes. Special Inducements offered to those desiring to prepare
to teach or for business. Music by experienced teachers. Social
and religious advantages unsurpassed. Free 'ro:n malaria. Board In
private families fS.OO to $10.00 ier month.
I take pleasure in announcing that Prof. J. A. Me Arthur, of Davidson
College, will assist me next wwion. He has furnished mo with fatisfac
tory testimonials from the President P.nd Faculty of that Institution,
wherehe served us Tutor in Greek last year, lie is a youn man of most
excellent character nd derided literary tastes. lie is a native of Cum In
land county, I. C.
For further particulars apply- immediiUrly to
W. M. hllAW, Principal,
auc20 3m Or PItOF. J . A. McABTII CK, A- 't Principal.
BY VIRTUE OF A DECREE 1
of the Superior Court of
Sampson county, mai'e in the case ,
of J.1I. Turlington vs. Arthur Vann,
the same neirg a proceeding for the
partition of personal property, for
the purpose of makingsaid pa-titon,
the undersigned, commissioner of
said court, will sell, by public auc
tion, for cash, at the Courthouse
door in Clinton, X. C, on Friday,
the 3rd day of January, 1800, the
property described in the petition
in said cause, consisting of oae steam
engine and boiler, 18 horse to-er,
Talbott make; saws, saw and log
carriage, cut off saw and ail the belt,
shafting, apparatus and appliances
usually connected therewith, Also
one cotton gin, 40 sw, belt and wire
rope used or connected therewith.
Also one cotton press, Brook's make.
Also one grist mill, rocks and all
the gearing, belts, fixtures, Ac, con
nected therewith. Al! of which is
in Honeycutts township, Sampson
county. F. R.COOPEK,
This Dec. 12th, 1889. 4t.
mm - - a - - ,
wr mouth $1 no
1t month 51 Hi
jHr uionth ?! 87 J
per mouth CS 2
ier month $2 75
each. When the Vocal and Instru
will bo started at tho ciwniuir of tho
and in Kecitalions. Tnltion 75 cents
ivcly, arc an atln-.ctivo feature ot
i Executor's Notice.
THE UNDERSIGN HAVING
quilifiedaa executors of th
last will and testament of W. II.
More deceased, Iteicby givo notice
to all persons holding claims against
the estate of the said V. II. Moore,
to present them within 12 months
from this date, duly authenticated,
or this notice will be plead in bar of
All person indebted to said estate
are requested to make immediate
D. A- CULBKETJI,
This 21st day of Nov., 1SS9. It
FOR FINE SHOES
Good Cheap Shoes!
. GO TO
CIIESTNUTT & BAltENTINE,
30 Front Street, Wilmington, X.C.
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