CONCOllD, N. C, FKIDAY, KOYEMBER 3, 1899.
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!;rh Tiilrrpriso lletracts from
si n nicnt It Made the Week Be-
in SU'Uiinl lo omc ot the
;:s Hcliin i'.'.ir rinrentleiiiiiulv.
A Practical Tost Made at Columbia
Mr. Chas. Boyd, f This Place, Takes
a Part in the Test.
From the Coin ml
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reds of the Knights of see that Major Lonjamin Sloan,
; hi this part ol the State j professor of mathematics and
111-V. W C ALEXANDER CALLED. '
I He Leaves Tonight for- Baltimore Where
He Has Received a Call as Pastor Has
Not Yet Accepted the Call.
Rev. W C Alexander, pastor
of the First Presbyterian church,
been figures at the South Carolina leaves tonight for Baltimore
waitinir for the ' last college, somo hiv n crr hni n where he will preach Sunday in
the Stanly Enterprise to practical test of the wireless j the Maryland Avenue Presby
tia! kind of retraction 'telegraphy. He has a full set of
e made by Editor Biyins,instrumGnts' which consists of
r,Mn:Hcsabout some Gf ,but.a few llnd veiT simple in
4 i i 41 their construction.
-hts behaving ungentle- .
- -i -i -i froi. &ioan invited a few op-
a:u! kemg drunk on the! , - ,,r , TT . 1
j erators from the Western Union
i .io paper has been ! officG( RmQxm th bo- Mr.
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.;Mifi luic contains the loliowmg
v,m:'(1s of apology:
Yd" Enterprise published an
art'udo l-:st week reflecting on the
,'oih!i;( t of i few individuals sup-
)omm! to be members of the
Chas Boyd, who is chief opera
tor. The experiment was satis
factory as to the telegraphing
from two points in different parts
of the budding, between which
posed to oe memoers or trio were walls of the build
Order of T. of P. The Pythians j ing, but the dashes of the
individually and as a whole have j alphabet could not be distin
ioinod in resenting the same, i mashed. But nevertheless the
Wo published it believing it to be j test of telegraphing without
wires proved successful.
terian church which has ex
tended a all to him. .
The Baltimore Evening News
of yesterday contained the fol
lowing: "The Rev. Dr. W O Alexan
der, paster of First Presbyterian
church at Concord, N. C, has been
formally called to Maryland -Avenue
Presbyterian Church to
succeed the Rev Joseph A Vance,
resigned. He will preach at
The Leading Style
Is capes or jackets whichever you
may prefer but if you want to be
real swell give Jackets ; little pref
erence. Our buyer has jr. si re
turned from his second trip -to New
York this season and here is tlu re
sult. You will simph he ask'U'shed
at the showing. "We never sw liner
capes and jackets so cheat). We
show a fairly good cape, lur trim
med collar, only iNe, worth double.
One hundred Plush capos worth
$1.50, as long as we have Ibis lot,
only 98c. At sl.4P. si. 9 and 2.50
up to 7.50 we show you unparalelled values. Then comes Jackets
A i'l" ''i'i:i''"t 'W'iA
in, "ill .rxit.u .- cittwfW
; 1 1 1 1 1 i
lUSiiUUll. XU Will picaii tit "i j 1
Marvland-Avenue Church on' lir Jackets fit and are one-third less m price that other i. eiders
1 i t , . ."I-" Til
Sunday, and if he accepts the ! aslc, or we do not say buy. Fine iversey Jackets in -mi- '.utii or
cill vill msnme the duties of Kan; $7.50 ones go at $4.98 and 5.00 ones at s!5. 98. They are
the pastorate on December 1.
nicely lined and well made.
TO HE FUKMSllEi) S00:n
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true, anu Deneving it to oe our
ilaty. We meant no reflection on
ti:.' 0"der and could not see how
our wpwN could be so construed.
.I wv ; r, we are instrumental in
1 . '"V about a state of affairs
lt, we did not anticipate and
: wb.icli an apology is due.
K.'v'. X R Richardson is onr in
; "md id, and while our article
: ronger than he would
r , -it ten, we based our words
;:. what ho had to :ay. He spoke
::o;ii evidence srven him by his
supported by evidence
four other parties who
were passengers on the train on
From the light of all that is
before us and after consultation
v.-ith our informant we wish to
-ay that our evidence shows no
-endued on the part of the Py
thians that was more than a jolly
"t of companions on a picnic
occasion would have carried on;
and besides, proof is not conclu
sive that the disorderly ones
v.vre Pythians, nor that any of
them were druuk. We think our
an icle was harsh and unjust to
h Pythians as a body, and
h-re is no evidence against any
"iie individual. We not only
iviracl from the article, so far as
''.' are H.'rsonally or otherwise
neernod. but hereby apologize
' the various Lodges rep-
- ; in the brilliant organ-
J. D. Bivins, Editor.
A Diviiir, uiiitmeiit to Many.
le v. W C Alexander, pastor
of the First Presbyterian church,
had intended to have a series of
i:icetin.L.s in that church next
"'''k. to be assisted by Rev. A
'b Clure, of Wilmington. But
- . .Moxander informs us that
. MeClure Will not be here;
--: t 'eeic
1 ee his ushiL'' the word ''No
; 31 r, Jno. 3Iiseuhe!iner Very 111.
The news that Mr. Jno. Misen
heimer, who lives near Mt.
Pleasant, was very low came
here yesterday to Mrs. A S Day
vault, who is a daughter of Mr.
Misenheimer. Dr. C A Mi sen -heimer,
of Charlotte, arrived
here last night and went out to
his bedside. Mr. Misenheimer
has been in bad health for a
number of years.
Three Train-Heaters Pulled.
Policeman Cruse pulled three
white fellows at the depot this
morning for beating their way
on a train. They were tried be
fore Mayor Means and in default
of the necessary amount they i
were taken to jail. Two of the
party are Irishmen.
Additions to the Honor Roll.
The follDWing names were
omitted from the Honor Roll of
the graded schools:
Miss Doclson: Marg aret Wood
Miss Strieker: Nannie Crow
ell, Maggie Hendrix, Robbie
Morrison, Nevin Fetzer, William
We have just received a large line
Vice-President So Hotter.
Vice President Hobart
resting ouitoly at l! o'clock a. m.
this (Friday) but his condition is
not at all improved it is said.
. . .
Pythians Take Notice!
All members of Concord Lodge
No. 51 Kniirhts of Pythias are
'requested to meet in Castle Hall
tonight at 8 o'clock promptly.
C. L. White, C. C.
Cleanliness Next to (Jodliness.
It Days to keep your clothes
clean and pressed by Alexander
& Hendrix. Satisfaction always
The mistake rrew ULUauLLl'
The Inspector General -Pays His Visit
Here-Probabilities That Our Hand
Will He a Regimental Hand.
Mr. F P Hobgood, of Oxford,
who is now the inspector-general
of the State Guard, was hero to-
3 7 Such as Collaretts. Muffs. Scarfs,
While he did not inspect tno com- p and clusters; Thoy aro an
puny, ne eumu lu invusuyaLw uiu nne goous ana moaerateiy pricect.
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state oi auairs to repori accord
ingly. Mr. Hobgood thinks that ere
long the members will be
equipped with their guns, and
their uniform will come as soon as
possible. There has been talk for
several weeks that the Concord
band might possibly get a place
as the regimental band. Mr.
Hobgood was not cognizant that
our band was an applcant and
will mention the matter to the
Mr. EliGoldston, who is cap
tain of our company here, in
forms us that he has rented the
Patterson hall and will take
charge of it the first of the year.
This will be a most excellent
room for the boys to drill. The
appropriation to the company
will be sent in December.
Miss Margaret Allison, who
for several months has been
visiting here, left Thursday
night for Roanoke, Va. After
visiting there she will return to
her home in Baton Rouge, La.
um Jmn tiW&, j.t
Fine Dress Goods !
Have you any dress goods wants?
Well here is a golden opportunity.
We have just two prices' to make
special mention of.
At this price we have
C- 0 a great variety of col
ors in solids and Plaids. They are
36 and 40 inches wide and every
piece is worth 35c and 40c. All will
be placed on the 25c count 'T.
About 15 pieces very
3QC- swell plakl o;,e-is tail
or made suitnigs, black
crenons. etc. Come aiid h - r your
self. We can not describe them but mere is not a-pK.;v: .:-. nai
is worth 60c and 70c. Your choice 39c. These are plums for you,
the bargains are here. Large line of velvet and Silk waist m
black and colors.
over to Charkito ihi jnorning.
. Mi. Jas. F Hurley returned
home this morning from Albemarle.
rr H ovhert A n stin, of Phila
..'- . -. Mr. Aus- (
. :r - -f Mr.
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b-nu cu. . r ov:t liity jears by mil
lioiis of mother for their children
v.-inio teotidi.-, Tv-itli perfect -ncccss. It
soothes the child, softens the' sums.
:.l;vs ;dl unii, cures wind colic, and is
. '5 . . - ,,,lv tnr riiorrlioea. It "Will
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rr i;..-v;: Tl.e ;vor littlo r-'-it'Oicr imniedi- j
. ' ?! : 11: every imxt
i world. 'Tvent3--nve cents a bot-
!?, c-rn nv.,1 otlr fnr ''MrS. III-
vvfiSoothiTj- Syrup," and take no
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A fresl lilt
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tfts. ! if '' t
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Our cousins on the other side are able to take care
of themselves just like. Bell. Harris Sc Co. are : for all your wants
in the Furniture line. With three solid cars of Furniture, two cars
of springs, two cars of chairs, one car of Mattresses, you lu-od not
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sum ii up vc have anytlnng you
are strictly in it. Call and see.
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