ill Manuring Co.!
and Sal Bas.
o : all kind, and 4-foot
wood 'always wanted-
best prices for same.
We invite an inspec
tion ol all the goods
ODELL MFG. Co.,
Concord ?N. C-
II oil iff nird Crfnt Notes.
A Christmas tree at Lower Stone
Saturday after Xma8 at 10 a m.
At the residence of the bride's
father, Wednesday December 9, Mr.'
James Boat and Mies Mary Miller
were united in holy bonds of matri
mony, Rev. 'G H Cox officiating.
To them we extend our best wishes,
viz., a long and happy life.
Rev. W H. Stubblbina. of Salis
bury, will preach at Lower Stone
the 4th Sunday of this month a - 2
p. m. At t&at time an olecnou for a
pastor will te held. Rev. J D An
drews is the cndidatr in vievr.
The iBiceionary sale at Loer
Stone Sa erday a week was very
largely attended (the weather con
sidered.) The funds raised that day
for the uiiesion cauee were about $45.
Last Saturday Mr. Adolphus Hol-
shouper had the misfortune to loose
his horee. The animal was tied to a
limb and frroke loose and m runnini:
full speed ran ayainst a tree and
broke its oecfc and difd iu a few
The Muent8 at Cresent will pve
an entertainment next Friday night.
Everybody is invited to come y.nd
All the staidenta will spend Xoine
at home. The fall term closes Fri
day, the 18, and after two weeka va
cation the spring term begins Janu
ary 4th, '97.
Mr. Clarence Welker, of Gilford,
is visiting at r. McNairyV.
Mr. Mack well Jlolsbont-er is build
ing a d celling -house for his son-in-law.
Mr. Jerry Brown, of Salisbury, is
teaching a singrlng-school at Bethany.
A Christmas tree at Bethany
ekarch Christmas day at 1 p. m.
Cold wave Coming.
Prepare for. it;
f"uThe early ! bird a catches the
worm," but the tardy head of the
family catches a scolding if he does
CR&VEN'S JELLICQ COAL.
Prompt attention.Tull weight.
Free delivery. S4.25perton and up
Corrected by Cannons & Fetzer
Good middling .?'.
uow middling ..j Gh
Corrected bv SwinJi & White.
Bacon to V5
Sugar-cured nains 12 to 14
Bulk meata,sidefc 6 to 7
Beeswax .-x ... 20
Corn ... ...... 45
Iard ....... . . . ............. wm ......
Plour(North Carolina) ..$2.50
Meal ... 60
The Famous Actor Dies in Florence,
Florence, Italy, Dec. 15. Alex
ander Salvini, the young actor, ia
He was a son of Thomas Salvini,
the great tragedian, and had earned
for himself no small f.ime as an
actor of the romatio school. His
principal work was done in America
n8 it has always been insisted by
Salvini, the elder, that none of his
sons should ever act in Italy, the
sctne of the fathei'd many great
triumphs, on pain of disinheritance.
Alexander Salvini wad a remarka
bly handsome young man and a
great favorite among the theatre
goers in America, where be never
tailed to receive an enthu-iiiolic
welcome. Only a few years ago
he married an American t-ciress
with whom he has lived most hap
pily. His greatest fame was won by hia
persoaation of D'Anam in "the
Three Guardsmen" and in "Dun
His death bas been ex pectfd for
weeks, as it. has loug been known
that be was suffering from an in
curable malady. His wife hai
nursed him throughout hi3 illness
and many are the tedtimonials of re
gret th&t have pourtd in upon the
unfortunate young man since the
announcement of his fatal malady.
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Cuts, Bruises, Soree, Ulcers, Suit
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guaranteed to give etatisfaction or
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t'lirtotnm Holldnr KWei,
The Southern Railway announces
Christmas and jNew Year holiday
nues 1896-7 at a very great reduc
tion. Tickets to be told between
all stations of that company, within
radius of 300 mills of actual selling
point on December 22 to inclu
sive and Dec. 30, 18 to January
sr, 1897 inclusive, good to return
Hor the accoiomodaiior. of tin
dents attending pchooN nini cilt -jes
tickets will Oe Bo'd to tn ...-:- ; seat
ing ornh cites from tnsj i'l 1 ic;i-.tg
or PiidentH of fuch ir.Ht it is m '--ah on
Dec. 1G to Dec. 28th, H'Midve,
it h iiual limit of Januf.r 4 h. r97.
Cuil on any .gent of the Southern
Railway for detailed informa.' '! as
o rates, schedules, baggage checks.
A SPEC WXY52Z8&
w. w uj . x o9.ca.a do treated at
;vuro4W oi pnqe undername gmaran-
yujjuttcr io come nere we will con
Wins. Muconsl'atches in mouth, Sore Throa t.
rim pjle. Copper Colored SpoU. nicer on
W Pt of thoboULT, Mairw Eyebrow, faffi ??
out. It la this Secondary BLOOD foi"o ?
we emarantee to cure. We aoliclt the mo pbs ti
558e8 o4 aUengeVb world for a
Clans. S500.005 eapital lehlndlSnr nEi.
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dreas COOK REMEDY Col I
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fquaito the happiueBs of mother
hood. A woman's health id her
dearest possession. Good looks,
g .od times, happiness, love and its
o mtinuance, depand on her health.
Almost all of the sickness of women
id traceable directly or indirectly
to some derangement of the organs
distinctly feminine. Troubles of
this kind are often neglected be
cause a very natural and proper
modesty keeps women away from
physicians, whose insistence upon
examination and local treatment is
generally as useless as it is com
mon. Dr. Pierce's Favorite Pre
scription wii da more for tbem than
90 doctors in 100. It will do more
than the hundredth doctor can un
less he prepcribes it. It is a pre
scription of Dr. R V Pierce, wbo for
30 years has been chief consulting
physician of the World's Dispensary
and Invalids' .Hotel, at Buffalo,
Send 21 one-cent stamps to cover
cost of mailing' only, and get his
great book, The People's Common
Sense Medical Adviser, absolutely
Poor Lot's wife turned to Fait, nhv-.l
Her fate .was most unkind;
No doubt she oniv wished to Ree
How hung her skirt behind.
How Is Till OHor ?
On receipt of ten cents, cash or
stamps, a generous fjamp'e wili be
mailed of the most popular Catarrh
and Hay Fever Cure (Ely's Cream
Balm) sufficient to demonstraie its
great merits. Full size 50 cts.
5G Warren St., New York City.
A frieod adiecjd me to try Ely's
Cream Balm and after using it six
weeks I believe myself cured o
catarrh. It is a most valuable
remedy Joseph Stewart. 624 Grand
Avenue, Brooklyn, N. Y.
TO CUBE A COLO IS OSE DAY
Take laxative Bromo Quinine Tab
lets. All druggists refund the
money if it fails to cure. 25c.
Just try a 10c. box of Cascarets,
the finest liver and bowel regulator
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of furniture, and more comineait.
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dayu&eand can sell it as low as
J. T, Pounds.
Tb Facts Tfeat Doctors
frequently advise change of air and
climate to those suffering from ca
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and climatic disease. Therefore,
unless you can leave home and busi
ness, you should use Ely's Cream
Balm. Applied directly to the seat
of the disease, it effects instant re
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short continuance. No mercarv
nor injurious drug is contained in
tirg the Stomach anatfevveib n
Opium.Morptime nor Mineral.
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EXACT C0PV OF WRAPPER.
7 'CUs': v
IS OH THI
1 II c, V
mm m .
Castcrla Is put Tip in one size bottles
is not sold ia bulk. Doa't allow advene t: -C
yotx anything else on the plea cr uiis.
is "jntt aa good" and "will answer eTery
pose." See that you get C-A-S-T-O-K-l'i,
(PIEDMONT AIR LINE.)
FIRST AND SECOND DIVISIONS.
Schedule effective Nov. 15, 1896.
This condensed Schedule is published as information only &u ;2
subject to change without notice to the public.
RICHMOND TO CHARLOTTE.
Eaetern Time. No. 11 No. 35 Xo, 9
Daily. Daily. Dv.h-
Lv mchmoiiti 2 0U ara 12 m
Amelia Court House H4P2
BurKevilie 324 am No. 37 H'pa
Kejsville f 3 59 am Daily. 2 35p2
8 )nth Boston .No.Ij :34j
DriuvilJe , 015 am 6 3U pm 5 50 am Daily. 5fe
Reidsville " 6 25 am j "5 53 pa
Greensboro 8 10 am 7 37 pm 7 05 am! 6 55 pm c 55
Hteh Poiut 8 f,7 nm 7 27 am 7 21 pm':7 21ra
Salisbury 9 4-3 am 8 50 pm 8 17 am i S 25 pm s 25:-
Concord 10 40 am 9 27 pm f 8 48 am j
Ar Charlotte 11 30 am 0 00 pm 9 25 am j 945
Ar Spartanburg 3 15 pm 12 26 am 1137am!
G reenville 4 20 pm 1 20 am 12 28 jvii .
Ar Atlanta .("r. timpfj 9 30 tm 5 10 am 3 55 yia j
CHARLOTTE TO RICHMOND.
East eru Time. j No. 12 No 30 No. T3 ! Xo-1'
j Daily. Diiir Dily. ; .
ijv Aiiunta fceu. tim)' 7 50 am 11 50 "pm 12 00 m
Greenvi'Jo 2 31pm 5 40 am 5 30 pm i .
Lv SoM'fnTiburc i 3 47 nm 6 42 am 0 18 nm v
Lv Churiotto 0 40 pm 9 30 am 8 30 pm 5 4" i'U !i::v
Concord 7 22 pm 10 07 am f 9 02 om ''IT am
Salisbury 8 10 pm 10 47 am 9 30 pni 7
IT i ;li Tcin t 9 10 pm i - am 1 '
Greensboro 9 52 pm 12 10 pm 01 44 pm, s : am k j
Reidsville 10 39 pm , - ' ; ;
Danville 12 30 am 1 50 pm 12 00 Nt , 1 "0 pm
South Boston 1 43 am 1 -
Keyfevillo 3 0G am ! 4 0 pm
Burkeville 3 55 am : i :7 pm
Amelia Court House 4 30 am j 5 -M Pm
Ar Richmond 0 00 am 1 P, -lirnm
Nos. 37 and!38TWashin?ton and Sonlliwestern Limited.
Train between New York and Atlanta. Composed of Pullman l)raw::u; - , r
Sleeping Cars (minimum Pullman rate $2.00; no extra fare). Fir.-t-ch '.
day coach betweea Washington and Atlanta. Through slccpmi; car
New York and New O leans, New York and Memplrs, New Yoik, r'J:
Hot Springs, New York and Tampa, and Richmond and Augusta. Souuc-
way dining car between Greensboro and Montgomery. , , . :
Nos. 35 and 36, United States Fast Mail. Pullman sleeping car3
New York, Atlanta, New York and Jacksonville and Charlotte and A -- -
.JNos. 15 and 16 Norfolk and Chattanooga Limited. Solid tram uci- ...
folk anu Chattanooga, through Selma, Raleigh, Greensboro, Salismin, r
Hot Springs and Knoxville. Through dav coaches and Pullman draw-,-
aieepmg cars. . .;:
Through tickets on sale at principal stations to all points. For rates
mation apply to any agent of the Company.
W. H. GREEN, J. M. CULP, W. A. TURK,
General Superintendent, Traffic Manager, General 1 :wen-.-
1300 Pa. Avc.Vashlngton.TD. C.
Given Away Free
To advertise our goods we trill
give away, absolutely free, one box
of nve-cent cigars.one gold rinr and
a sample bottle of Peeler's Pain
Killer to every one sending ns fift?
cents to pay packing and postage.
Peeler Anderson Mediciite'Co
m 1 1
All the Hides, Wat, -0j.
Eggs we can get, vi u;
your shipping point.
801 Fidelity Baiidiug.
Lock Box 1. Kernersyille, N. 0