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'JOSSOIWJ, N. 0., MONDAY, DECEMBER 7,
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HAT DOUBLE TRAGFFY.
' V Smai! l'rtic.Inr, a learned at liii,
toy a small cro.vd ,,.,1 fuJ to.
Tl!v V COUNTY OFFICERS
, i ;IE OATH TODAY.
?v.,.,A"tC " t0lap" 't0rlH7 nlvh.. .b.yao account of the double kill-
thia company so;
in Randolph county, hut the
a nam run nt- hmir .o,n . i . , , .
--o.v. iL Aa tituito jiuu ueiant? c)uin not oe cb aii-- rt
tllt4t in Sulisbur-7 ia nut make j that time. The High Poiat corre-"
expenses, and thoy did little more ! Pendent of the Cbarjotte Oh-Fr r
,v i, rl vno i:iM'f oI Clialrman of
0 o'clock thi3 morning the
rc. i4tl wcttM ooutity commiG8ion
erf - before Clerk of the
Court J C Gibson and took the oath
TV: members of the new board
are V ii 11 u me, E P Deal and J L
Staler d. Organization was effected
by ticciin W H Blnme, chairman
rf thebi.rd. M H H Caldwell was
u...;, urnc-y for the ensuing year,
Th examination of bonds was the
Crs: buiii" S3 be -fore the board, aui
thfy v.at to work at once.
bond of J C Gibson, clerk of the
, -t, v,3 the firt one presented.
It v-d2 simply -a renewal of the old
cue, and was accepted by th3 com
Ti: l;oud of W M Weddington,
K;;tvr ut Deeds, is all O. K , and
v.- :;ccpt3d this evening.
T; r.il is required to give
thiv o-s prate bonds amonnting in
s!I -'5.000, the same having -been
rt ' ..::. by the last Legislature
f-pn :.;',o 000, Sheriff Bachnin'e
l.y. 'niu a r, ; G V Patter-"o.u, W
T; ;:y, l.wrc-nce KInttz, S S
; . r, J Wbi-e, Gro. Moo??,
' V. F r 1 ". r j Ury, A W Moor?,
i' fr: -:,-Jt- -n, M J Corl, A D
". . :-;v;r :"ul 7 O Coleman.
y ) T-'ji-des ?cm-3 of 0Mr;"i6
here. At the popular prices for
which they show, they really de
served better patronage than they
got. The phiy Saturday night,
Still Waters Run Deep," was very
light, and Mr. Buckler would do
well to drop it from hia lepertoire.
Though the parts were very well
taken, with one or two exceptions,
there was no plot to the play.
Messrs. Buckler and Morrison
were good in their characters. Mor:
rison is the better actor of tbe two,
however, and Eeems to be out cf his
DAYENPCHT WILL NOT COME.
gives the particulars aa follows, in
News was received hero Saturday
of the killing of ex-Sheriff Moffit,
of Randolph county, a special
deputy revenue collector, by a
moonshiner by the name of Lee
Turner, who wis killed also.
Friday morning Sheriff Moffitt
left Asheboro ii company with two
assistant, Mes-rs. T J Hoover and
Lee Freeman. Thy went in the
direction of Tray. Thirty-five miles
below Asheboro they encountered
Turner'a illicit distillery. They cut
the still to pieces and then went to
Turner's houaa to search for the
The May Davenport Company, ! whiskey.- Moffit was met at the
which wad billed to show here next
Friday night, will not come to this
city. The manager of Armory Hall
stated to a Staxdahu lvj yester
day tht before he knew the true
character cf the show he had let the
hall to them, but that the contract
wmld be abrogated, and he wrote to
the manager of the company yester
day to that effect. The Davenport
aggregation were in Greensboro Fri
day night, r.nd the. Record has this
to ciy of the performance:
"The show is not only of an ex
tremely low c-ste and vulvar, but
wi'h no merit in it v. hitever, with
not an actor or actre3, even of or
dinary ability, in the company.
Numbers of the audience, h-ft all
during the performance and a more
disgusted crowd hwl never been seen
in Greensboro. Mauaef-r Bogart
he o-rre to nar-by
door by Turner, who refused him
admission. Meffit told Turner that
he must Search tUe house. Turner
told him that he would not allow
it. Moffit advanced, both he and
Turner drawiog their pistols, and
firing simultanocubly, killing each
Another account is thst MoffiU
and his assistants, after cutting up
the still, arrested Turner, and he
(Turner) asked permission to go
into the house after his overcoat.
Permission was given, and when he
returned he brought his gun, shoot
ing Sheriff M Hitt down without
warning. Then, in the promiscu
ous firing Turner wns killed.
Sheriff MuP.it wa ore of the best
citizens ?;f Randolph county and
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Ho" doubtTabont if we are better fixed to
Dlease yon in Clothin than we have evor
Men's Suits, lat.p.p.t. a-nii
oys7 Suits, latest an
Children's Suits, lat
We guarantee to save ou mcne.
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HATS -AND CAPS FOR EVERYBODY.
CANNONS & FB:r :c i.9
When bilious v-costive, n,it r, C -l
c;r.it, cao ay cacnarnc, curs aruu-j
towns, telling of liu character cf j 2oj
the rbow, md ii si' r?er3 houce
r r.o quc-s;cn bt r.ianngor? v
rivht. Very tit'.ic; ')v, t tbe
rhere will ha a cdl i . :i.
I -en Loch-fr No. 32 A. F. vl: . M.
bond for iv." o tv. TT?'. rive cr?.wu voaui :.a e ;fo pr.r.-x-r, t . Work in Third
r 1, th: :?r- j r-?cn ".?:er man it w:,s.'
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come r-t tlr-
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0RD TO THE
Elation returns .ire nothing compared ! tutj i .
snlts you receive by trading with Dry & W:;dv v n, l
who are y klo awake and uptosdate. jeode ; s :
to believe Lat they see and the Doubti . g 7b;-
can be quickly convinced of the truthful
correctDess of what we say by calling t oj
only a few days till 'Xmas and everyb?dv i. I j:ri
ning to look around for Santa Ch-us. i: :
quarters this time are at the
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f'rceed to '
bo county hot
do Wi-.;;t b
lit aya if you FFe comfort and ease l:n y v
W 'ids worth's Big 'Eccking Chnirs ,
sizes for your wife, Or if you wr.ut ..ir
rest e;?y buy one of the Ealeigh W-te
tresses, b.st in the world, or one of 1
louiics. They have them nt all price-, H
j-?o, -a?vl to nir 'e your parlor look rn-?---.
"ti fyle buy a parlor suit and to lit v. r
buy one of the fie handsome suits, tl
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dVctory cure pfter
;;Cd. 'No rii;;rcury
., is contained in
. ' . ' 'i u li-llit:-i-" 4V - . - - f hoi at once. o ivn.i ai tiiucsrJsi i
r.,e Eiy Creru i-n;;; j.c,;":- i; r-1: j f-v i -,:othi::-.s, 56 Warren sir.-.i, - j
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1.00 per Doitle at heU -111-, ATTORNEY-AT-LA.,
CONCORD, - -
V'3 i ir, Vo rave everything in the
ilhi-Iia of all descriptions. Tables
.- ,rhjs. rig lot of Pictures, AVindov
iain iJoih Ldi'.-.v Desks, Office Des;x
1 oaid a Qliina Closets and everv1
home pleasant and a wife happy. JVgr::;;:u; Ht..;i
today and during the holidays we pror-u. - v
eiK.di cash p;irci,as'jr a rice and useful -niture,
consisting of Eat 1'acks, Mil;-. K u
a . ; u II in t)L L.!;: elf, Book Shel ves , t -m -r
4 buie (io;" The pi ices of the article:: z:
from lo cenr to :G, The value of th.
he governed by the amount of the err i;
These sales will continue until the abov-. 1
articles have ail been given out. Come at vm
get the choice presents.
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Dc-mesfic ev;tng roniuv., ia 1 ,. t .
orii: MY i . omnn SI,r,nriI-n ousjaes. uiaw iu ..inrrw. junuiiig
-n t.k lfrct ordeA - . , I opposite court nju.-
-'iveBromo Quinine Tab-L KffnTn chaire. only 2o 1
HfdiB tocure. 25c. ml4 cents. Apply at this cfiioe.
Dr. Mlloe Pain Pilia stop Headacho.
ours to Please