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RALEIGH, NORTH CAROLINA, THURSDAY, MARCH ID. 1903.
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II U I ill L Mini
Iterni Gleaned From
.Murphy to Hanteo.
l'iof-.or n C. Urook-. who for
Vtral IdOTi hM lanf. Vtar wns th".
1 c r to ry of the North Carolina 'x c u
five r.f:iiuiir of th- tf.i!th-rn edu-
;iti.n hianl, where he did such ex-
Ib-nt wdrii for rural public Hf.hoolti.
III now Income a tl rk In the State
fiji Tint mlf iifu ofHrn. ThU is a new
foltlon cieaN-d at th- rt-rwit Bunion
t tth" b-Kbtature, with $1,000 nalary.
iijTinf U'l nt Joyru-r went to
nsboro two or Hirer- days ago to
Mr. Hiooka in rranl to thj hit-
r't; InkiriK this elrUhlp. lie- rcslicn-
fcl tic- i . t lnt -nd ncy of tho Mon
roe fc-fH,. M IihoIm to take the ila .-.
H" v.in alyo he th.. e cr-tary of iU
f'iutic oinmlUM- of the Southern
duration 1,11:11,1 liming the latter'g
inruri.fi work, with which h Jk so fa
Vlllar. SiijM rinf n)-nt Joyncr ?ayn
11 r. HrookV dul-ii will ho to look af
ti r tin- l-.nn fund, for jihlliiK in the
ullll:iK f si hool botisc.H, arwl that ho
in it'ir. thf- oniltion of af
flKii'H in tin- various counties so that
the money may be used to the bent al
Vnntaue. 'I he KuprrlntMuh-nt nays he
dHren mi,! vili obtain a report at
fint hand in the educational coudi
IJon of ewry er.unty and also of the
rendition or 11,0 Mhool houses .Mr.
Urook.s will assist Superintendent
loyner r. ur-uriuK this valuable and
H'ji-t tm 'p.-'ary Information.
j UeidHvilb; six c ial nave: The 1 H.
P un Tobacco Cornjiany In the future
111 employ Kliis in the smoking .0-
ito iienfirfinciit. They are of -
pinion that tins el.uss of labor i;
rfove leore ftatinfactorv in everv i." 1
r iJl'ihir. the Old orth State Com nan 'i -
tfl f)V ,wol;1:,n irl3 fn' time
T " ' '''"Ploy oniy- ,
.. out ir is rumored tnat they, as t
f-tll Jis the other moklntr tobacco fac
tories, are contemplating a change..
l4bor Is i t i t s' urcc: negroes are leav
"irp daily Tor West Virginia and other
States, and ft is only a quest iou ot
lit" when ni: th.' factories will h
cojinpelh'd to d.-paid iiitirely on white
labor. Miinuia; t 1. 1 d tobacco is being
flipped in quantities and nuinu-
f.Jlitnies find it ini)o:-,sible to kep up
with or. lei s. The order men have in
"ifiu ti.uis to purchase all the leaf to
tco p.t !,le. anl a still further ad-
!v;i. is u.xprcted ere the week is
I t f ii.
U ! Special says: Work is in
Pi'j.gicss un tin I'ullcn Memorial
building at lh Agricultural & Mc-t-hOiiicai
College. Th. roof is on. and
it1. now the interior work which is
SMh, t'o.u'. The ortico is to le very
Ir-if'siug. with huge columns. In this
fhulhliu;; v. til be tl;.j dining hall. t scat
Hup KMi.lenfs, 1 the assembly mom,
IwBie'i will ae o-nmodnte t,."oo. Somo
frk yd k mains t- be done in Wa-
''10 ilail. Am ebtim.ite is made that
i onip!. '.. an,) fnip these two
'llidin-js, will cost something like
12('0( which the Jerisiatine hac
colniM-llcd the Agi iculti.ral Depart
Jr.int. to pt.. .
i:v rn .. A.iock has .nade. tlie fol
luilng appoie. nls: To be a diree-
rjt r tic penit r.tiary, John 1. Ktrr,
?J.Wi;evHe; to be a m.'mber of the
Urd f agricuiUMe: John M. Fore
ami, of Chowan ountv: to be ovster
rotmub.-.f'c.e-r (reappointed) W. n.
aVfbb. ol Morc'uad i":
ref-f (.f tile board ot visitors of the A.
Co'legc. C. v. (iold. W. J. IVelc
nfi K. f,. Smith, ail reappointments,
rul tie Howard. 1o hiiei'eed Mr.
Rlikes. who v.a-i reeditly appointed a
Member -f the loard of agriculture.
fi'sur.uice Commissioner Young was
iqprinei r an attempt last night to
uifn the extensive plant of tho White
njfnit'ue Company at Mebane. The
iOCndiai ie.i. v.sin" a riuantitv nf cot.
mi waste, sat-uated with oil. set fire
several phues. to the oil house.
hieh adjoined the main building, but
r-'i Are was discovered in time. The
stmince commissioner Kent nn -.
rt (here to investigate.
In the Superior Court at Charlotte
P f'3s' S. Clanton against the
If of Charlotte for $5,000, for alleged
F-tsve to Clanton's farm. west, nf the
1 y the ccwrage from the city, was
: liuded ami the plaintiff was given
1 jagrs in tne sum of "13,000. The de
: lant will anneal.
IJis learned at the Agricultural De-
fTQent that the sales of fertilizer
tflge are normal. It Is expected
they wiil be as laree as thev wore
f .Requisition has been made by this
aCt; on the War Denartment for
Zg magazine rifles for all the in-
r.ta-y regiments of the North Cam-
v National Guard. In all there will
About 2,00o. Cartridge belts and
:$nct scabbards will come Avith the
V.pdnesday'a Charlotte Observer
rat that Col. R. L. Abernethy, owner
tte.0pen View Farms, lost a wallet
coining $450 Tuesday en route from
vtr Bend to Charlotte or after his
rrlTal in Charlotte. Col. Abernethy
fere from his fans to Mount Holiv, a
Stsilnce cf Ave miles, Tuesday morn
k iind took the train there for Char-
tf. The wallet containing the money
sm nis coat pocket. At last account
4ad not succeeded In recoveringr it.
Jongressman E. Y. Webb, of the
Ijth district, will deliver the literary
ets ai me approaching commence
t at Oak Ridge Institute. The an-
iormon wi;i bo tireached bv Rev.
f. Johnson, of Greensboro, presi-
or tne Aortn Carolina Conference
e Methodist Protestant Church.
vernor Aycock has made quite a
ber of educational appointments
feak during the next two or three
fraJis. The dates up to the end of
yare as follows: Guilford. College,
"1 26th, Pelha.m, 27th; Windsor.
tj 29th; Hombay Institute, May
r ibanford, 7th; Wlntersvillo High
fl. 15th; Oxford, 18th; Red
:K3, 20th; Ieaville, 22d; Yadkin
normal school, 26th; Littleton.
BUYS TOBACCO LANDS
nillionalrc Morgan Kob a Ooo4
Thing; When I1 Sees It.
Tampa. Fla., Special. Advicea fiuu
Havana which a.e (ouaidered reliable
Hate that while in Cuba recently J.
Iir.ont Morgan, i'p:eseta'ng th
American Tobacco Ccmpany, cloh-d
negotiation for the purchase of all thi
lands in the Vuelu Abajo dibtrict.
upon whih is rown the finest grade
of leaf tobacco in the world. It is
ui'd In the manufai turc of clgarn. Thi
pi:rjKe of th- purdnse ?, to sxure
ll of this fine tobacco exclusively for
the t:e ff the factories of the Ameri
can Clt;nr Company, whkh a branch
o' the American To'.:o-io Company. If
thc.c intentions ate iairi?d out in the
independent clear Havana factories in
Tampa. New Orleans, New Yo-k. and
other citi.j. wiil have ,tC) j0ok else
where for their fine pra;1e of leaf to
bacco .nearly all of them being sup
plied now from the fields reported to
have ben bought by Morgan. It will
be a great blo-.v to independent trans
action. The nale involves seevral mil
lion. Negotiations had to be conduc
ted with a number of individual own
ers of lands.
Of the largest civar Havana factories
in this city four are owned and opcr
Htrd by the Havana-American Com-
Standard O.I in Cotton.
Host'jn. Mass., Special. Hack of the
present movement in cotton and the
coming consolidation of various cotton
product companies are Standard Oil
mon, whose representatives are back
ing both sides of the market and seek
ing to carry out plans which Standard
Oil liua li!i tnv f.fn.u -.i.t,. .,,.
lio,i of controllii z th- cotton crop of
,.,., : ,
n nmj ....n,. i. ....1
a protege of Gen. S. M. Weld of Has-
fa,iier of tho Planters
n, rather of the Planters' Compress
mpany, and Sculiy'.s broker, in cot
" J exchange transactions. Price's
X!:$r i A. C. Burrag-?, of Ponton, a
b Jard Oil man. who has just been
eiefted a director in the Planters'
Compress. Burrage backed Vii.c in
cotton last year and profiled $l,000,0u')
!:.' t!1." 'leal. Mr. Burrage is a personal
friend of H. H. Rogers, w.f,i!:er Stand
ard Oil magnate, who lias an interest
in the Planters Comprci-s and tney are
working to secure (onirol of the
American cotton track1.
Charleston, S. C. Special. A News
and Courier special from Sumtor, S.
(.'.. Mys: "John F. Lauglney, mau
ager and one of the proprietors of the
Lukens Lumber-Company, of this city,
was fatally injured late Friday after
noon by the explosion of the fly wheel
of the saw mill engine. A fly wheel of
the saw mill engine. A flying frag
ment of iron struck him in the fore
head, crushing the skull and face. He
was taken to tha infirmary, but noth
ing could be done for him and the
doctors 813- he cannot live till mid
night. The saw mill was completely
wrecked and pieces cf tho wheel fell
150 yards from the mill a:ter passing
through the roof. The wheel was ten
feet in diameter an 1 weighed 6,00
High Point. N. C, Special. A 'phone
message; from t he country says that
William Holt, who lives near this
place, and a negro man, met a hor
rible death together. Mr. Hoit. and the
negro were engaged in cutting feed on
a fteam cut tor when the-fly-wheel
burst, cutting off both of Mr. Holt's
legs and killing the negro instantly.
Mr. Holt lingered an hour or more.
' Asheville Oil In Prospect.
Asheville, N. C, Special. Tho first
work of sinking a well to find oil and
gas will begin Monday on Dr. J. T.
Baird's farm on Beaver Dam. five
miles from Asheville. Tho building of
the derrick will begin then but con
siderable lumber and tackle to be used
in its construction has already been
hauled to the spot and the contractors
who will erect the derrick are here
ready to start Monday. The builders
arc E. W. Litten and Wm. Healcl, of
Sardis, O. These gentlemen are pro
fessional derrick builders and are
thoroughly familiar with the work.
They said that the wells in West Vir
ginia were at least 3,000 feet deep and
that the cost of making a test here
would be over $15,000.
A New Merger.
Raleigh. N. C, Special. J. S. Wynne,
secretary and treasurer of the Raleigh
Cotton Mills, of this city, j.-? authority
for the .statement that a new Fries
merger will bo formed by the aid of
New York capitalists and that the con
solidation is -expected to be effected
early in April. The Raleigh mills will
enter the combination.
Tried te flurder Family.
Huntsville, Ala.. Special. Jos. Pow
er, a young white man of New Mar
ket. Ala., attempted to exterminate a
whole family near that place Friday.
Powers had a difficulty with John
Winkle a fw days ago and determin
ed to get revenge. He called at Kin
kle's home toda and cp&ned ii: e upon
the family through a window. Five
people wvre thot, including Winkle, a
baby an3 two women. Winkle's sob
was shot la the eye. Immediately af
ter the ihcotiuij PoTvers took a train
The riothcrs' Congress.
New York. Special The annual con
ference of the National Congress of
Mothers will be held this year at De
troit, Mich., May 5th to 8th- To the
board of management the congress has
entrusted the conduct of its business
for three years, thus giving more time
for conferences, discussions, tc. An
Important feature of the work of the
congrew ia to secure the co-operatior-of
home and school, which has been
effected in hundreds of schools on
plans outlined by the congress.
A Decree That Stums the Progress ol
the World's Thought
CZAR OF RUSSIA GROWS LIBERAL
Local Self-Government Granted in
Some Instances A Long Step in
St. Petersburg, By Cable. The Czar
has published a de ree providing ftfr
freedom of religion throughout hia
dominion?, establishing to tome de
gree local fcelf-govcrnment and mak
icg other concessions to the village
cornuiittits. The decree, which was U
tued in commemoration of the anni
versary of the biihday of Alexander
III, is considered to be the most sig
nificant act of state since the emanci
pation of the serfs. The public hailB
it as the proclamation of an era open
ing up bright prospects of the ear.y
improvement of Russian internal ad
ministration. The text of the decree is
in part as follows:
"The trouble agitating our country,
which to our deep regret have partly
been sown by designs hostile to the
State and partly engendered by doc
trines foreign to Russian life, hinder
the general work of ameliorating the
well-being of our people, lhcsc trou
bles confuse the public mind, remove
the people from productive labor, and
often ruin families dear to our heart
and young energies among high and
low, necessary to the internal develop
ment of the country. Jn demanding
the fulfillment of this, our will, while
remaining strongly opposed to any vio
lation of the normal course of national
life, and having confidence that ail
will loynlly discharge their local du
ties, we are irrevocably decided to
satisfy the needs for which the Ptato
has become ripe and have deemed it
expedient to strengthen and decree it
expedient to observance of the prin
ciples of tolerance laid down by the
fundamental laws oLthe Russian Em
pire, which, recognizing the Orthodox
Church as the ruling one, grant to all
our subjects of other religious and to
all foreign persuasions freedom of
creed and worship in accordance with
other riies; and we are further resolv
ed to continue the active carrying out
of measures for the improvement of
the material position of the orthodox
rural clergy, while enabling them to
rake a larger share in inteiiectual and
"In accordance with impending
measures for the consolidation of the
national economy, the efforts of the
Stat) credit institutions ami especially
tho nobles and peasants hanks fihouid
be directed to strengthening and de
veloping the welfare and fundamental
pillars or Russian village life and that
of the Io.al nobility and peasantry.
These principles marked out by us for
the disposition cf the laws of the rural
population are, when formulated, to be
referred to the provincial government
councils, so that with the ussittar.ee
of persons enjoying the public's confi
dence, thej may be further develoncd
and adapted to the special conditions
or individual localities. This funda
mental principle of the inviolability of
communal property is to be maintain
ed, while at the same time means are
to be found to render it easier for the
individual to server connections with
the community to which he belongs, if
he- so desires.
"Without delay measures must bo
taken to release the peasants from the
present burdensome liability of en
"Through reforms arc to be effected
in the provincial governments and dis
tricts administrations! by the local
representatives, while attention will
be devoted to securing closer co-oper
ation between the communal authori
ties and parochial trustees of the Or
thodox churches wherever possible.
"Calling upon all our subjects to co
operate in strengthening: the founda
tions of families, school and public life
under which alone tho well-being of
the people and the confidence of every
one in the stabiity of his rights can
develop, we command of our ministers
and chief officials concerned in this
matter to submit to us their views re
garding the execution of our inten
tions." Sworn to Kill His Uncie.
Knoxville, Tenn., Special. Garrett
Heddon, an alleged moonshiner, has
been stabbed to death by his brother,
Riley Heddon, in Polk county. A j ear
ago in an altercation with another
brother, Garrett killed him and thi3
mureler led to his own death. Garrett
and Riley had visited the tovn of Re
liance and had started home v;hen they
became involved in a quarrel about
Garrett having killed his brother, the
result being that Riley plunged a knife
through his body. Garrett was taken
home, where, after his family had as
sembled, he gave to his eldest son,
aged 10, his pistol, making him swear
that he would kill his uncle when he
was large enough.
Another Restraining Order.
Kansas City, Special. An injunction
was granted to the Kansas City Trans
fer Company against the Team Driv
ers' International Union. No. 45, and
the sympathizers of the strike, by
Judge John F. Phillips, of the United
States District Court. The action was
brought on the ground that the com
plainants are government cartmen, be
ing employed by the government in
transporting bonded goods.
Justice Day's Illness Serious.
Washington, Special. The Associ
ated Press is informed by a member
of the family of Justice Day, of the
United States Supreme Court, that he
is suffering from a severe attack of
grip. His condition, it :ii admitted, is
serious. Mrs. Day and two sons ax
rived here Friday. Two other sons,
one at the University of Michigan,
and the other at a school in Ashe
ville, N. C, are being kept closely ad
vised as to their father's U&ess,
LIVE ITEMS OF NEWS,
Msy Matters of Oorl later est
The Sunay South.
Heavy Goods are threatening ton
on the lower Mississippi.
The Southern Railway will greatly
enlarge Its shops at Spencer.
The North Carolina General Assem
bly closed its bi annual session Mon
day. Along the Mississippi the levees an?
being strengthened with bags of sand
and the levees are breaking in places.
Government engineers report that
the highest water ever known in the
Mississippi i to be feared before the
present Hood subsides.
Secretary of the Navy Moody, with
a party of officials, left Charleston.
S. C, at noon Wednesday on the dis
patch boat Dolphin for a cruise in the
The condition of ex-Senator James
K. Jones, of Arkansas, who has been
ill for tome days, is reported as Ira
proved. A paroxysm of hiccughs which
lasted two days greatly distressed the
patient, but the physicians now have
this unfavorable symptom under con
trol and the family express the hope
that he will entirely recover.
J. R. Mcintosh, general counsel of
the Southern divLsicn of the Postal
Telegraph Company, who has been ill
in Atlanta for some time with pneu
monia, was last night reported to be in
a very critical condition. Hope for his
recovery has bean practically abandon
ed, although his physicians state that
he may live two or three davs.
At Tlie National Capital.
The blockade of the Orinoco bv
Venezuela is expected to develop freii
Representatives of the three Ameri
cas will meet at Vac State Department
to consider the Pan-American railway
The President has nominated Win.
Plimley to be Assistant United States
Treasurer at New York, succeeding the
late Conrad Jordan.
At The North.
At Olean, N. Y., 18 to 20 persons
were killed and double that number
injured by an explosion of oil.
The ferryboat Neptune was sunk by
the river steamer Margaret at Pitts"
turg, but no lives r.ere lost.
The unsatisfactory bank --latemeut
and the assigr-ent cf Dresser & Co.
caused stocks to break sharplv in Wall
The protected cruiser Chattanooga,
for the United States Navy, built by
Lewis Nixon's company, was launched
at Elizahethport, N. J., Miss Lillian
Chambliss, daughter tjf the Mayor of
Chattanooga, acting as sponsor.
The directors of the Western Union
Telegraph Company declared the regu
lar quarterly dividend of 1 1-4 per
cent. A statement issued estimates the
net revenue for the quarter ending
March 31 at $1,850,000.
Arthur R. Pennell co-respondent in
the divorce suit of Edwin'! Burdick,
who was mysteriously murdered at
Buffalo, was dashed to death in an
automobile, and his wife who was with
him, is believed to be fatally injured.
Hon. William J. Bryan, addressing
the Michigan Judicial Convention at
Detroit, criticised ex-President Cleve
land, J. P. Morgan and J. Edward d
dicks. The stockholders of the Pennsyl
vania Railroad Company, in annual
meeting at Philadcdphia, voted to in
crease the capital stock of the com
pany by $150,000,000, making the au
thorized capital $400,000,000.
Judge E. B. Adams, at St. Louis,
named March 17 as the date for hear
ing arguments on the Wabash Rail
Six strange deaths on the Karamania
which arrived in New York from
Southern Europe, caused the health of
ficials to suspect cholera and to order
uji me vessel detained in quaran
tine. From Across The Sea.
Pope Leo XIII received a jubilee
delegation, of British Catholics.
Tho Biitish House of Commons be
gan to debate on the army estimates
The Naval Committee of the Reich
stag cut down the Government's pro
gram for expenditure.
In the French Chamber of Deputies
the the Government was urged to ac
Nineteen Italians are believed to
have been drowned by the capsizing of
a ferry boat on the Hudson river at
Spier Falls, New York.
i-.ora J-.ovat was overcome with stage
fright and sat down after comleting
only part of the first sentence of his
maiden speech in the House of Lords.
The Ameer of Afghanistan divorced
all his wives but four.
Pope Leo, it is announced, will re
ceive pilgrims in Rome today.
A great automobile parade saluted
Emperor William in Berlin.
Towusville, North Queensland, has
been visited by a cyclone, in which
many persons were killed or injured.
A part of the hospital building col
lapsed during the storm, killing six
persons. Schools, churches and resi
dences were destroyed, and many of
the inhabitants have beefc' rendered
homeless. -r, .
Cotton prices again slumped on the
New York Exchange.
Ira D. Sankey, the evangelist, it is
believed has permanently lost the sight
of one eye.
The Buffalo police detained and
questioned in connection with the Bur
dick. murder mystery Miss Marion
Hutchinson, a former clerk for Edwin
L. Burdick, but released her for lack
NEW PIBLIC LAWS.
5ummary of the ImporUat Acts l
Th foHouit xrr oui cf lL" cU
of th Lrili!urc. which are of pub
Public lams: To laue fJW.ww of
tend? to tun 10 )r at not oter 4
Irfr cent. lnerr!; to boirow l,tw0
for the !ite;ar fund, payable January
lt. K, at 1 r r cent. interet; to
.qipicpriate $2"0.o) to th p-ibhc
schovl; to lo.u the literary fund
t'CO. tj the conns!-, for improvement
cf p:bH h toj! 1iju-s; ta app cpil
ate ti).ey f -r th" eebt.tation of the
tt-ttiemcnt of Roanoke UUnd. provid
ed 2T0.fwi u otL'TwU.' raffed; to pro
vide for the payment of the defl.it In
finances during 1W1-1D02; to pr-.nide
fcr tale cf property iu which thre i
a contingent remainder: to amend The
Code as to ie dlvurt- fjr two
earH' abandonment and allow leaiar
riase five ye im after the dlvorte (ap
plies ta r.Hil-02); to Khorttn time of
notiie of eale: to prescribe ft'es for
rt'f?isterin agricultural liens; to pro
tect public water snppliet; to provide
for a code commission; to reaiter the
sale of adulterated common ial fetdln
stuffs: to regulate pale. iu?perl?on au 2
branding of cotUn seed me I: t3 pro
vide for regi-4' ration of train! nurfcj;
to prevent the abduetir.n and elope
mmt of married women: to reulat1
labor of children in fa- torV-a. (none to
be allowed to work under 12 years cl
ffe); to Incorporate the North Caro
lina Veterinary Medical Aoclatlon;
to alidatc Iru-aular probates: to al-
j low railways to hie petitions same
ia;o o: spee.i through towns, to np
pr priate $10KW for the exhibit at thr
Ft. Loui? Kxpohition. provided a liie
amount is rai.scd otherwise; to define
ownership of laud bounded by water;
fcr I he beller piu'eclion of perse U.s
tvhvre corporations act r.s tiusiees.
guardians, etc.; to prevent in,-; re than
one trustee or director of a State in
stitution bein.a; f.c:n cue countv; to
define the duihs and liabilities of hotel
keepers; to cieate a historical commis
sion; to protect telephone messages,
also to protect telephone and electric
light wires; n regulate procuring of
load bodies for dissection; to rcqutro
'est book contractors to have sufficient
depositories: to define the practice of
medicine and suireiy; to allov he
lecrctary of State to rhartei banks; to
allow judgvs to regulate and limit ar
gument: of counsel in the (Superior
Courts; to amend the law regarding
In corpora tin? Bank?: Windsor, Win
ston, Spring Hope, Kernel sville, Sel
ma, Washington, Whiteville. Taylors
ville, Warsaw, Brink of Maitln county.
Bank of Franklin, Pittsboro, Hamlet,
Columbia, Bank of Carteret. Burling
ton, HiRh Point. Wilson. Avden.
Stontviile. Gastonia, Oxford, Raeford,
vvhltakers. two Raleigh, two Durham,
Harnett, Bulhaven. Sptucer, Lilliug
lon. Aurora, Nashville, Concord,
Insurance Companies: Southern life
Union Benevolent. People's Mutual,
Accident and Sick Benefit Association.
Guaranty Life & Indemnity, High
Point Fire, Perpetual, Southern Under
writers. Southern Surety & Casualty,
Insurance Laws Amended: Section
H8 of law of 1S98. so brokers can place
insurance iu companies not doing busi
ness iu this State, upon paying license
fees, etc.; to amend law regarding in
vestigation of fires; to require the in
surance commission to pass on all in
surance on Stato property; to amend
charters of underwriters and home
companies of Greensboro; to regulate
insurance companies and their govern
ment; to regulate insurance and in
crease thepubllc revenues.
Railways: Merchants. Caney River,
Raleigh Light & Traction, Chapel Hill
Trolley, Hiawasse Valley, Raleigh
Eastern, Winston-Salem Southbound.
Currituck County, Virginia and Caro
linaWashington & Vanderc, Salisbury,
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lem & Black Rock. Southport it
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berland, Tennessee & North Carolina, j
Lumb-erton & Raleigh, Greensboro In- ;
ter-TTnion, Yanceyville, Reidsville & j
Burlington; North Carolina & Ohio, j
Elizabeth City and Carolina Through !
Road I-aws: For counties of Cleve
land, Johnson. Jackson. Columbia.
Person, Halifax, Madison, Burke, Hen
derson, Chowman, Rutherford. Hyde,
Chatham, Robeson. Beaufort. Transyl
vania, Haywood, GranvilH. Clay, Dur
ham. Forsyth, Rockingham, Macon,
Sampson, Cabarru3, Brunswick.Greene,
Alamance, Orange, Yancey. McDowell,
Gates, Stokes, Lincoln, Northampton,
Towns Incorporated: Wendell,
Stokes. Shelmandine, Bladensboro,
West Tarboro, Dudley, Hassell, South
Wadesboro, Lawndale, Fountain, Over
man, Chocowinity, Picetops. Oakley,
Teacheys. Abbottsburg. Williams.
Shore. Old Sparta, Scotland. Swan
Quarter, Liliington. Core Point. Ed
vard, Gladstone, Myrtle, Ca3ar, South
Mills, Cokely. Faith.
Graded Schools Established: Madi
son. Westlieid, Swan Quarter, Rox
bcro, Graham, Tryon, Fremont. La
Grange, Greenville. Lenoir. Alamance
county S, Hope Mills, Williamston,
h Welilon, Oxford, Plymouth, Fayeite-
viiie, taecton. spring Kope, toreei
City, Raeford, Pelnam, Koper, Ivy,
Scotland Neck, Morganton, Clinton,
Elizabeth City, Columbia, Copeland,
Training school for teachers for Wa
tauga, and six other counties in west
ern North Carolina.
Number of County Commissioners
Increased: Rockingham, Guilford,
Cumberland, Carteret, Wayne, Lensir,
Richmond, Buncombe, Cabarrus, Gas
ton county commissioners appointed
for Greene, Craven, Halifax; self-government
restored to Brunswick, Per
Dispensary Laws: To establish dis
pessaries ft Wljqn, CrarwelL Little-
loo. Pine LH. Vlarl, tCtaarJ ot-
frj. GraLatn. ! urvmoa; to ret
IV-oa county d:i;tarr la . a'.Jow
G wnty t, ub!ih d.
te abulith dupeaory at P.4tir?orj"
To (.tobiUt mabufa'-ture and aale
of Uqjor !b Wataoga. Wirio. IUM
kon. ScolLaaJ. Jjhuttoo. Cu3steflaaJ
llarcett. Polk, rta of Watai ja aa4
Hyde, ani Uujy tQ !rejl!
Ton Autborif-! to ki
.WbeWr.r. Wa) nc U)r. EV.iaWth V.'.t
Grte&kUuo. HUh point. K.'kla. Grra
viiie. WhluttUe. EJtatua. CUrlo!tr
L-aklIl. Lriinr.on. Kra-ririt:e
Duun. Lennrt'Mi. !on!tr.r. Leolu
tan. Kuthrtfortf.n. Wa;,.irwi
To Pun lab Drunkecaett la: Macon.
Uonl Uauea or SpeUl Taa Author
lied by Countl: Nah. Carteret. Hay.
wood. Washington. Johntoa. Jones.
Caswell. Cleveland. Polk. Union. Le
noir. Mitchell. Beaufort. Date. Camden.
Yancey. Aiamanee. Hertl. Gutlfoid.
Oittlow, HenJeraun. ilontgonir ry,
Sampson. Granville. Roman. I1tt. ItifL
niona, Onslow, Hendejaoa. Anaon. Mad
ison. Tyrrell. Greene. Harnett. Caa
tou. Ir-dell. Brunawlck. LMgixoiaLe.
Wake. Buncombe. Aahe. Trac;vania.
Macon. Watauga, RutherforJ; In er
eral cases isaue of bonda and levy cf
special tai being authorized for uiut
Ne Yo:k. Special. A ctiu!-ien r
celebrating the twentieth annivern-ry
of the National Florence Crlttenton
Mlwlon, epened in the iu!-.-:ou b i-t
In Bleeker meet. Hie pi bid, :.t . Clms.
N. Ciilenton. astd by Mr. K-le
Walter lUrntt. r nerj! i;ier! at n !
nt. extended cordial l:ojlta1i a n
behalf of the Old Mother Minion. Ti:c
following 1elri:.it n ri pm-nt. Mi.
Jones, Norftd. Va.; M i. Wolf . .V
andria. Va.; Mr. ndtjl. Chat:
nooga. T nn.: Mt. Fisher. I.yn hiurc.
Va.; Mrt. Hdt. Sjv..n:::h. th l'.-;e:n
on varUms .i!itts !;!. ,d t. l. ',
mission worl. w r mi l by v .f
delcgat. The v ntSo'i .! e.a
tlntie rnti! Saturday.
Il.gh Water In Aikmsas.
Little Hock. Aik.. Special. The
White. Itlack r.nd Current ilvern arc
bank full and ruin with a Kreat vol
ume of v.ai r tt l:i kIkM. It is ex.
pected that the river at New.oit. Ark .
will j-how a auge of I ftft which itl
put the W hite river Into the In n
Mountain yards and over a preat por
tion of track. The Arkansas here Is
rl.-intf rapidly above and the leather
lurau p edlet.i a it- hre vlth'u th.'
next J1 bonis whicli ill ji,,) the -.v
ttr ubove the danger line.
White Man Killed.
Columbia. S. C. Special. W. L.
Croft, a while man who lived at Fair
fax. Ilarnwell county. S. C. was hnt
snd instantly killed from an.bui-h
Monday nljcht. mar his home. Suspi
cion strongly points to a negro. Frank
Strange, whose wif.- Croft had 1 e
friended by j-'ivint her home after
her huaband had driven her from hia
Situation Grave at Natchez.
Natchez. Miss., Special. livery pu
raution that can L devised ia Ulns
adopted to prevent any attempt at rut
ting the levee anJ a constant wats li Is
maintained by armed men. Heavy
rains added to the gravity of the fdiu
ation. The river rose thie-.-n-ntba and
is now 2.5 above the danger line, which
facts have intensified the feeling of ap
piebeiiclcn. The i-teamer llr-tsy Ann
brought in -50 people from th flooded
district between here and Hayou Sara.
Tho steamers St. Joteph and Senator
Cordill arv alfo doing considerable re
lief work between Natchez and Virks
burg Crum's Appointment.
Washington. Special. Tlie Senate
committee on commerce deelde-l to
postpone action od the nomination of
Wm. D. Crum, to be collector tjf the
lort at Charleston, S. C, until next
Thurday. The suggestion for pAt
ponement was made by Senator Clay.
There are a number of vac-ancles on
the committee and he urged that tho
committee should not art until these
were filled. It U now bedieved by the
opponents cf Dr. Crum that another
meeting of the committee will not be
he'd during the present session.
Killed In Collision.
Danville. Va.. Special. Early Tues
day morning the Sontrern fast passn
F.er. standing at this station, was run
into by the north-bound Florida flyer,
resulting in the death of Jos. E. Mc
Arthur. of CafTney, P. C. a passenger,
and W. K. Neal, of Rural Hill. N. C.
an overhauler. who was coupling: the
air brakes. Jameg Cnleman. an em
ploye of the road, who was asslstias
Neal. was taken to the hospital, where
one of his arms was amputated. Both
engines were wrecked and several cva
Increased Uss of Coke.
Coke, a byproduct In tae manufac
ture of gas. has Increased 200 per ce&t
in price in five years.
IS YOUR HEALTH VALUABLE?
Diasaac is ajwm js a fcAndicap; it a&fiu ma (ot busiaas od pivuuv- euetlsr.e tempo trily
rftaa penaaaMtly. Ufa U a ceatianoc ctrsgg-U. a& rs or wont. Jit4 with a Ckrvaie
diseas is oatdsMed at STery tern. In thi vi ia.rp competsfJoa, u tax -ui bop to is sat-
llrf V JS
I treated more tiv -
.A ' taoroafh;y
Da. Hathaway. I HUttt WW Sl
si bare perfected a ayxem vt koaa treataaeot wrhich eaables m ia ewe yow at yoae
aoine, aa I ttave tkoitsaods of others. Writ as f ally aboat yoer case, sad aead for aoapUta
sywtoton bUM. Correeoadea eoafidesUal. Address J. KKWTOX HATHAWAY HJD)
L krt Milt Aitv
Luckhart Ci Ml"' MixkaU
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ctea arts tl trr l tm
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ttla lO'tcaa ta.iul U jf tm
fiiacly. ! r ration c a No S al3
V'.xztiol t;ioJk a&S 1 V-X
P- iiii tmty Zip) p.4Wa aa4 If
lo.tt. t: te t&tla.Ux miu V fva
p';Kn if l ) taaia strartar T
ether UarL!&rry IU b lata!4 af
ter Le Cr ha!f f Ihm e!rarst !
!n u.fiMlil sratli Tl rota
r-a U pT4'.Bg tth lb ora U
d4 In lhcc rttratlie l-rtt crme&ts
it t.a wi.ijaftcv f.r a'l tte caaxt'a
v:rt- tftk l r the tw'Uleg
J.!h wi: t-y Uff structure
t:vit; frtt. ant It.- latirr la Is
?: t'r cf it-it.v.n A rttaplee
utt.r t.-ili it.-n ituti'.t. a XOt
n ir ac'l a at eel
bii.t. I?, a I l.r :t ala t
t ji tm. t .' t v : !it em
pi a.i!t - i-i,j.le Ti rc,.eai
1 2. a f t iaiit I ti p:r.4s aa4
Dcotl.f9 a HW.000 M.ll.
T :.- M. nacban Mills tf GrevtUie.
P C. UI c?. ml lc ta itnwe plant
Ti 1lr.-Ioi nJ rt.KfcLilJrra oftbr
ei,; u fcave aut l...r'.i. d L lea
P'cv-M. nt. and U1 pah tb tn !
ic.pl tlru tiila jur Tb- preM-nt in
t-Ul'jtlon t.r t-tll.- na l.-.i-r la J.
" n.:r.1lc nn! " l?u. ahlil
I - r!upl: at-d in the eitn!B 14 be
t '!-?. Th I . ft. t r .f pjluet UI
'::liaM tr t . bj.) rjn.lr. w14
: ir.t :.ti an 1 tLct-ttira for
i.vt ion. J f. :arid A F-.n baa
- 'ir.t in did tt.e rnill rx, nl,.n
..(.ii ' HKtt--i.i r t t' CCl.-pic t. t ,
.:u't !. ,! the m'Linr) Li ?ea
!:. I. Sfnc. r f liutdln. Teiar. is
criefcrxin I. tig with f.s.heMon Tiasi
piti'.a ri-lati.e ta th. rrHt:ea f a.
la;-Ki- e.ttou ii.Hl at liiit-V.a.
C. MrKj, ,ci i I'm Juw.nt. S. C.
I'lttt mpljf a eM4bi:hr a knitting
r.i.11. He want inf..: t.tai n regatdtna
tic k.iltling lu-Irmy. pr:a en taa-
It Jt p4;..j e1 e-tlii)i a ttc U
f:.ttry t li'j .Hi nna. V.lt. M. A
JI.Kiuc, t,f t'.e iutn' Tr.rhants.
fi'cn i 1.'iate tn"a'r e.f ln1 as
lte fui th taierpiU.
Mfcr. M. Hehrji. 11 M. Ilemxer
bdin (5. Fle her ani d!.ri f I-ittl
lok. Ark., pre:"- the ct .'Shnxt.t
t;f a frrni (ton tIM. Tlir p'an
i to " tire :M,t at L.itle Hitrk and
S 1 . t fiom outtide apita I.ts.
M-r. Kly Wa!kir 4 . dty Z'Mt-U
i:.ri bants, e.f St. l-iim. Mi... U1 e
tal.l)l at Tupelo. M:f.. the kulttlns
will rr.ntione-1 lat iroi.th ea prpoe1
by tiiein. A-ut .Ve Mill " liittatei
to itait v,ith. The pfen'u.-t le jG
M hri. V. L. Webkj. IWnry Hud--.n.
Jhn I. Id;nin. J. t. Johnon
ntsi l-ii Jo-ifolnicn hae lncortiratei
il - J-o.it'.ern Ti ri C. ef Kcxvillc.
T i.:i . for ir.ati'.ifii' tur:nz eeitton. f.ai.
hfriifi .et-. The apilal atoik Is f !.''?.
No fuither details atated.
J. H. Hmliuvh. liaytmi. Va.. tnteni
platea Installing ruachlncry for the
r::an'.ifa' tcre of l oniery ur under siear.
He merely wanta to Install a small
r.!rrtir e;f Tuachlrj'-s in erdr tu utllixze
s-ji I -lus ifiwer. I'rlcn and other infor
mat'em are requester en th required
Avon Mills, (.asiouia. N. C. was
iainaicd uuy aUiat Ji.O'i worth by
Ihe windftorm referred to laet week.
Kepaiia io the bulMing are aliea-ty
abor't err.p!ete,l. htuarl W. Cramer.
Charljtte. N. C, is ensin.r la rhargs
to furnish parts for the lama2ed na-t-Linry.
AL-o-.it lO.Wt spindles und mf'f
looms aie opera teJ.
I'ark W.ioden Mills. lUisatlMe. Gs .
manufai turt-r ef Jeans and esasi merer,
uiil enlarge and Impinve Its piant.
Company will ere-t adlitlonal Lulld
;n pride r "a on iiriervlniein, of
brSek. 40 feet wide by 70 feet long,
felfable for mom go nd for e;)erating
iv0 l-Mffs. It is on the market for ft
narrow looms, three sets CO-Inch cards
and three pa its mule.
Ve.ik Co'.tr.n Mills. VorkvUle. B.
!.c5 e :jtr3?ted for the ecmbiog ma
chin :y lor its ed'lltional building
n.entlor.ed last wek. Thi machinery
l.aa Vn p'irchaie1 from Whltln Ma-
L'i.e Works. Whitlnavllle. Uam.
t!;rr.-;?h Stuart W. Cramer, mill en
gineer, Cbilotie. N. C. Tc additional
ill lini? Ip a fe-tory itructure JlxH
fi-t. There are I0.:t4 spindle a In tbU
Mr. C. L. Hardy of Iompte, La ,
has completed arrangements to testis
at once the erection of m of the lar-j-fft
sawmills in that section o! Lou
Ixlan?. Tte plant will be located near
the Texas ic Pati3e RailroaJ depot la
ccMfttl uls soaad is mi& tui body.
Dari&g try Ung erer as a ccIa.Ut, I iiu sa tfecstxtf;
wao i.re cTTjicg trcuj mx oltict) tktazjt diacass aa a ba
centcai cctr.piion.irhxi t'ney cot-i rid tini of Vy
th proper tre.tT.ir.t. Any kosctt jby will teU yo tit t
dt-eakct are nurKrrr au4 obJcralc, wi a tfec:aJ kaSedg h
recjafrcJ to tm: Caere rcccMfaiiy. My pciai Clbcm (or trvktisi
Carouic ltKct b been tcqitrcd hr treaty years of rlo mf
i than bt oehr pliyucis ia tie Uaitei State.
nn3crtand jakt bst i teeired ia eaca ess
cocele Jllood asd Skia DUeue, Bladder mod Kidaey CosplaiaU,
Piceaaes tX Wonea, ete and ray orifiaaJ tkd ol U tia
kaa pro-e aoccesafal ia ceea tb moat obrtiaat caaes.
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