Ul. XIlI.-No. 100.
CON C0117J. N. C, SATURDAY. AUGUST 22,
Whole NO. 1.4
,,K KKCISTKR OF DEEDS.
Tr-nniul for past favors, I hereby
mvseii a cauuiunio iui
. , i.rt el newsier oi ittus lur
rVtrnn'nnty, subject to the ae
on j the Democratic nominating
tif, 'v-,:-i-.. Ilppctfuliv.
lU,l".iolL K. PATTERSON.
Hain ,celi solicited by many of
D'T 'fr'h-t.iit, I hereby announce mj-
, ;f ';1 ( aia!idae for the cfiice of
olr :: of Cabarrus county, subject
tothi- county Democratic noininat
V,. MAKilX WIDENHOUSB
LAST OF THE RACES.
Tlie First Prize UiimerM
I herebv announce myself a can
diiU'e for" the office of Sheriff of
Cabarrus county, subject to the
Democratic nominating conyention.
THOMAS J. WHITE.
F0K COTTON WEIGriEU.
1 herebv announce myself a can
didate for the cilice of cotton weigher
for Cabarrus county, eubject to the
decision of the Democratic nomi-i-.r-p
con ven t'on.
r. A. ARCHIBALD.
. iK PKGlSTEtt OF DEEDS.
I hereby announce myself a can
v, lor the cfiice of Register, of
Dted-? for Cabarrus county, subject
to the Democratic nominating con
f - i
1 . L . .
' ')TTOX WEIGKEIi.
solicited by numer
J Cabarrus county, I
ounce myself a candidate
:e of cotton, weigher, eub
action of the county
j wns hi p.
journment they were about to start
... home, but bv the counsel of a Mr.
Greensboro, wiiinintoii .uni u. Smith, they waited for thje then
bern-A KucrcMsiui Meet. j threatened rain to pass. A atua-
Salisbury, Aug. 21. The third ning clap of thunder occurred when
and last day of the eighth annual lt waa that the two horse, ,0
State Fireman's Association clo3ed j Mr! MKe8MD'- carriage were killed
fc . -i.i n t ,. . instantly and two boys who had goU
today and the firemen are taking'. , . B
... rr 'teniD ths carnage were thrown
then departure from the city. The j out 0Q the mQ in3en8iblej
weather and all things else have j bnt both rallied socn. There was
been propitious for the occasion, J nn further results save one young
and the gathering the largest in its j lady was tnrowu to the ground at
history. The contests for the prizes ' some distance. Ic is believed that
throughout have been of deep inter- but for the timely suggestion of Mr.
est both to the firemen and to the mith all would have open in the
visitors. a3t preparing to start and the
Today's programme began with a
tragedy would have been appalling.
grab reel race, 100 yards. At 10.30 ,)0Ciai servu-
entered eight teams : AsV.eville,
Salisbury, Charlctte, Durham, Ea-
Rev. M A Smith will preach a
special sermon tomorrow morning
gle, of Greensboro, Atlantic, of ai 11 o'clock in the Forest Hill
t - r i . . . . .
Newbern, Eagle, of Salem, Soutti , aittiodist ehurcn. At night he
Side, of Greensboro. South Side,
will give a lecture on a highly in-
r, u pl o i - 'teresting subject. All who miss
Greensboro, won first priz?, 4o ; ; . . J ' , .
, : mens services win noaouDt miss a
ragie, or saiem. eeconu prizj,
I' "'): '- oTTON WEIGHER.
7 a '-non nee myself a candi-
( lii' weigher for Cabar
- . r jt-ct to the Demo
HARVEY A. GRaEBER.
' Ti"!N WEIGH Elf.
- ';.,' decree ofencourcge
1 - jniai attitude of my
- 'ho county, I most
: your favorable con-
: candidate for cotton
i j -ot to the action of the
o county convention.
- o t f u ily
o cents each
r T r,
5T. CLOCID HOTEL
Score by teams: Asheville 2G sec
onds, Charlotte 24 2-5, Durham
25 2-5, Eagle, of Greensboro 23 2 5,
Atlantic, of Newberu 23 4 5, Eagle,
of Salem 23 1 5, South Side,
Greensboro 22 4-5.
At 11 30 horse reel race, 300
yards. Entered, Newbern, Wil
mington and Greensboro. Wil
mington won first priz1, 45;
Greensboro, second, 30, Score by
teams: Newbern no time, ruled
out on account of losing hose ; Wil
mington 41 1 5, Gree:.cborc 44.
At 4 p. m. hose reel rsce for chain- j
pionship belt. Won by Newbern.
Teams and scores : Salisbury 1
minute 1 second; Newbern 52 4-5;
Aeheville no, time. Eagle, of Greens
Rev. J R Scroggs, presiding elder,
will preach at Central Methodist
church tomorrow morning, when
the Lord's Supper will be adminis
tered. He will also preach at night.
For Infants and Children.
boro, 50 4.5 ; Eie, of Silem, no
time; Sauth Side, Greensboro, 53;
Charlotte 1 minnte4-5 seconds,
This wa3 followed by foot race,
tied bv three runners. Stakes d
A correction : Greensboro wen
first priz.3 in the steamer contest
(quickness of true) Thursday, in
stead of Winston.
The next meeting will be held at
Fayettcville, time to be named by
the executivo comojittee.
The firemen, all of whom showed
themFelves gentlemen, carry the: best
wishes of Salisbury with them to
their homes, with the hope that they
may meet here again soon. The
meeting has been a very successful
i (Jroun to Kriormoiis Proportion.
No;: b:tf the residents of the
city kn w to what enormous propoi
tions the city is growing, especially
in t he northeastern corner. Every
week there are new houses erected
and new families come to our town.
Just take a jaunt up Church street
and look to thrr right. You will be
(surprised to fiad so many neat cot.
tages and substantial homes
Ilonntl lor Ilie Lone fitnr ?tate.
Miss Helen Johnston, who has
been spending several months in the
city on a visit, to her mother, and
who was accompanied by her aun,
Mrs. James Means, of Houston,
Texas, departed this (Saturday)
morning for their home in the Lone
Star State. Miss Johnston and Mrs.
Means haye numerous frienos in the
city who reluctantly bade them
goodbye. They will not go direct
to Texas, but will spend some time
in Atlanta and Montgomery, thence
This seems a year of fatal light
We find in the Morganton Herald
that the editor, Mr. C F McKesson,
on Sunday, August 16, had driven
oat 6 miles to a Sunday school in
which he was interested. After ad-
ON THE GLOBE.
The time is now near approaching when the trading pub
lic will want to know where they can get in return for their
cash the greatest amount of goods adapted to their wanis,
and we want to say right here that LOWE AND DICK will
supply all of your wants for less money than any other
house. We haye all you want, and every train is now bring
ing in for us new stuff that will be dealt out at such prices
that it will make these old time long-price houses shudder.
We want to show you what we are doing; 4-4 sheeting
4c, Ginghams 3 lv2c, Dress Calico 3c, Men'h Shirts ISc, lar
gest towel on the globe lor 5 and 10c, Bleached Domestic 4
Ladies' Black Hose 4c, Ladies mixed hose 4c. The best lOe
suspender you ever saw. Boys' suspenders 5c. No better
line of Ladies' Diess (roods in the city all the way from be
to $1 the yard. See what you can buy for
fTVTTP fT7TVP"P 40 Lair pins, 2 papers needles,
KJJLM JEJ WXLll JL . 1 box Mourning Pins, ladies
Handkerchief, 2 balls sewing thread, box blacking, 10 slate
pencils, 3 lead pencils, 2 papers pins.
Two big bars Laundry Soap for 5c, The best 5c phig"
tobacco in town One box 3 cakes buttermilk soap 83, 2,40t
matches for 10c, 1 box 24 sheets paper and 24 envelopes for
5c, Ladies' iine shoes for 65c, Men's fine shoes 90c. Big bar
gains in Men's heavy work shoes, Overalls 35c and up to Sl
Sample Hats bought at 50c on rhe dollar, and we are selling
them the same way. Sailor hats ldc, large white quilts for
65c, 100 dozen shirts of eery style at bargain prices, 100
pieces outing 5c yard, closing out the balance of our ladies'
low shoes at 40 and 50c. The Greatest store or rlie Gkbr
for bargains. Every train bringing in new staff that will-goat
such a price 'as to knock out competitors.
Get in the procession and follow the crowd and yon wil!
soon land at our station, and you will always find willing
li.mds to tvait upon you
LOW E & DICK.
CHEAPEST ON THE GLOBE.
We Want to
A Sew Opinion.
'"Wiiat do vou think of McKin-
asked of Jefferson Taylor.
"Well, boss, he may have a geed
brain pan, but his pronostical feii
mentation won't jine on to de high
argeraent.-.I decree of de human par'
allax." Orange Observer.
ASK the recovered
n rK;rntir; liilioiis suf-
5aand ague, the mercurial
uicy rcuuvcreu 11ca.11.11,
cheerful spirits and good
.yiiv appetite; they will tell
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l,iver and P.owels. '
The SYMPTOMS of Liver Complaint are a bitter
or bad taste in the mouth ; Pain in the Back, Sides or
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painful ser.sat:on of having failed to do something
which aught to have been done; Debility; Low
Spirits; "a thick, yellow appearance of the Skin and
Eyes; a diy Cou.ih, often mistaken for Consumption.
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disease, at others very few ; but the Liver, the largest
organ in the body, is generally the seat of the disease,
and if not Regulated'" in time, great suffering, wretch
edness and DKATH wiil ensue.
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virtues of StMM .i; Livek Uk.vhtok : (ien.W. S.
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Perrv, Ca.; C 1. t". K. Spark.. Aibany.Ga.: C. Master
son, Esq., ShtniTii.bb Co.,Ga.; j. A. Lutts. liambridge,
Ga. ; Rev. J. V. P.urke. Macon, Ga.; Virgil Powers,
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ti." ED. TCLEGKAt'H AND MESSENGER, MACON, GA
MANUFACTVKEU ONLY EY
J. H. ZEIJuLS & CO.. Philadelphia. Pi.
. the "Record for Jiily
We are determined not to spend our time and energy rr.niblli'jr,
pbout dull times. We will pitch in and make times livejy. ow, in. ot-
dor to make this incoming month the biggest July we huv ever 1,mJ, vk
are putting cut a lot of "Hummers" and we are going to ifikt them huui.
VVe are eomg to do away with Stickers- We will make -Movtrs oui ot
them Here goes:
About GO prs of Ladies fine shoes of Zeigler's and RrpdS li ke.',
small sizes, 2i, 3, 3 and 4 that we will fell at $1 a pair. Kct a pair am
them but cost 82 and over. They must go.
NO. 2. About one hundred pair of Ladies Fine Oxford Ties, HOfot
patent leathers, some tans, some tine dongola pat tips, all to uto at
They cost from SI to 1.50. They must go.
NO. 3. -About 50 pairs Ladies tine Oxfords, all Zeiglers, tan." gray
and black ooze and fine kid, sizes 1 to 4. All to go at 31, Made to sell at
2 and S2.50- They must go.
NO. 4. About 75 prs of Ladies Oxfords and 1-strap Sandals Zeibx
Bay State and Padsn Bros-, all to go in at 81. 25. Call for them they
won't be here long. They must go.
NO. 5 A few prs of Misses Oxfords, sizes 12 to 1, to go at 50c.
NO. 6. FOR MEN: A lot of Tan, Goat and Black Vici Kid Oxfords
at 81. They are 81.50 shoes, and are Iresu stock just bought them.
Womens Solid Leather Shoes at G5c. Womens solid Leather PebbJa
Grain and Glove Grain Lace and Button Shoes at 75c. These are frl
shoes, all fresh and nice. Ladies fine Dongola kid button shoes, made) at
Alexandria, Va. Solid as any shoe in the narket, regular bhoO fchoes, to
go at SI. Mens Fine Satin Oil Shoes, lace and gaiters at 81. Ihe- are
regular 1,25 shoes. Mens heavy English Ties, everyday shoes, 1.00 ..olid
as leather can make them. Big job in straw hats at 10c, some ot them
are 50c hats. We buy Trunks in car loads and retail them at wboicBale
prices. One hundred Mens fine Serge Coats at just half price. ,Ve have
everything in the line of clothing and furnishing m goods- Lvery thin - un
to date and at pricesthat can't bo beat any wheie in the State. Call anu
see samples;of the free Crayon Pictures we are having made for our cus
tomers JOB Twentvfive suits of fite All-Wool&Cassimere inf Cutaway Frock.
Suits, sizes 34 to 36 tor 4 00 a suit. They are 10.00, 12.50 and 15.00 suit?.
Call on us and ste these and other attractions.