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AVbgetaUe Preparalion ror As
Ung the Sloioads and lk:is of
fiess and Rest .Con tains neither
Opkm.Morphine nor Mineral.
Aperfeci Remedy forConslloa
non, Sour Stomach.Diarrhoca
Worms .Convulsions Teverish
ness and LOSS OF SLEEP.
if, Fm Simile Signature of r" .
exact copy or wra pper.
A Terror Comes to Grief, t i '
Mr. Ben Henderson a young man of
convivial habits, but of very uncertain
temper, and who halls from Onslow
. It Is said that Mr. Henderson's animal
splrlta rise in the same proportion that
. he puts the ardent spirit! down, until at
a certain stage his passion break! forth
In paroxylsma, most awful to behold. In
fact he makes no secret , that he Is the
unlerrlfied ''bully" of Onslow county.
, Yesterday while at dinner In a col-
, ored restaurant on Middle street he be
came offended, at some error in the
' cuisine, and his passion at once passed
' beyond control.. With blood curdling
', oaths, he Informed the old woman of his
! ability to accomplish most , wonderful
, feats, reminded her that he was a very
, bad man, and proposed to makeadem
1 nnstratlon, advancing npon sthe reatau
ranter. .. y , . - .. . -r j .
The old woman very bravely held the
"bad man" at bay with a chair until Po
liceman Griffin came on the scene, and
-", lowed to cool at the clty'a- accommoca-
'live hall last night. r-'-
ttodol Dyspepsia Ccire
Digests what vou eat
A IHaappolated Keartaoadaa. '
At the time when John G. Carlisle
Was senator from Kentucky his
speeches were widely printed and at-
t ....... A.'AMin. j4i.nl .ffonHnti Ana
dny when the senate was In session a
mountaineer from the wildest wilds of
- Kentucky presented himself at the
door and asked to see Senator Carlisle,
fho visitor wore homespun and leather
toots nnd waB travel stained and dus
ty. Ho explained that he had read Mr.
' Carlisle's speeches and considered
' them great, and had walked more than
a hundred miles in order to see the
senator from his state. Mr. Carlisle
was bnsy at the time, and the clerk In
formed the visitor that he could not be
disturbed. The farmer looked disap
pointed and seemed reluctant to de
part Finally be asked If he might be
taken '-wbere be could ijust catch a
glimpse of the great man be had walked
so far to see. The request was grand
ed, ana Mr. uarusie was pointed our
to him. After a brief scrutiny the
farmer turned to the attendant:
"Reads s heap better'n be looks," he
. to walk back home. New Ysrk Times.
HERE'S A DAQY
IT MOTHKB IS WKIX.
Tb. baLf hralthy bacsiM durinc fatmtloji
IU nuke and tM fmit subl
Mother. FrlaM ll oothlnir, tohwninv, ntaa
ing oil, a mucle maker, tnvUoirator and ir.iiea
,ir. It put. b power Into your back aud hut.
A coming mother mba It m from tha outftUi.
with her own pretty finfrera, no doelng and
swallowing el niutjr druga aa inalda treatment
Tha atate of the wtnlii.r. Carina" rettatloa mar
Infl'ienre thediK,.u n end wlio.e future of the
cliiuli thttt i. why mtliera .Vtoutd wakh their
cm iUn and fi.-e li 4 tMm pein. Iter
tteHiih, that of tiia ci. i end tiir lives, depend
on eeetH'B. free from torture, worry and rrtin
rltoly. 1 of good rhwr, rnn ti huMrt
DHnrefol mind. t''fit'Ht ,1 li.c.i r:in at.d wii
fit Ke you lien.f 0'iwn 1. liHimiti.
knnse, aorenee. of lifwt etui t, :,i.ma at
Htl r- -t-vrA end diminibimt i f t .
ri'inosy tmcki-d by two acora yet, ot eucvee..
Send tur our book Mottorhoodr-r
TXX L.tACrULD REZVLATCX CO.
f3kT . , ?7V 1
" s h vii - :
' For Infants and Children.
Th2 1!!:.-' Yy Hava
' tNI etWTaVVft MMNir, eM WW WeTf.
1 FREE RURAL DELIVERY.
Prospects Good Fort Route to Jasper,
' Lima sad BellaJr.
Special agent Yeany and postmaster
Hancock drove to Bellalr Thursday to
locate a free rural delivery routs. The
proposed route will lake In Jasper and
Lima and It will also take In the road
leading past the Oaks Farm. The roots
like all free rural delivery routes will be
28 miles In extent
Thli Will be s good change for the
people living along thli Iras and should
be regarded with pleasure" as a step for
ward, They will receive their mall reg
ularly and It will be delivered at their
door free of charge. It will enable them
to get thejr dally news almost If sot
quite 84 hours earlier than hereto
fore.'",' V' . ' '
The special agent will make his report
to the department regarding this routs
and the result will be known here before
many days. ;" "
Fred Smith, s lineman employed by
the Henderson Telephone Co. was over
come bv the heat Thursday while at
work near Klnaton. v He recovered sum
clenlly to go to work Friday morning.
Dra. F. W. Hughes and Charlei Duffy
performed a very difficult operation
upon the little aoa of Mr. Alfred OheSey
yesterday, the disease being membran
ous croup. The operation was success
ful. ' ' - . !
A negro woralng In the woods for H
0. McKeel was brought Into the city
vesterdar mornlnc suffering from s
broken ankle. The accident was caused
by a lot rolllns- on his foot Dr. Jones
reduced the fracture. .
Mr. B. B. Davenport returned Thurs
day from s trip through Pamlico county
and saya that the reports about the big
crops there can all be verified. The
farmer! are all highly pleased with the
prospects of large harvest which noth
ing now can prevent but a storm. Cora
cotton and potatoes are the principal
cropa Sow. r t , ,
! At a special meeting of the City Coun
ell Thursday evening, Mr. R. B. Nixon,
attorney- for the International Telephone
Co., appeared before the board and pre
sented two- requests, oonsesslons not
ntd In the franchise which wai voted
- pon last week. Ths company - want!
, :rmtBBlor to erect terminal otdlstrlbut
1.2 plss In the city, and V redaction In
wte mmwnl of the bond is-abo rsquested
lierebetnf no quorum When the vote
usu taken the question will be decided
sythe next msetrng.
The Trustee of the New Bern Acade
my held a special meeting yesterday si'
The Trustees created a sew office, thai
of Asalstaat Principal ttf the white
Graded School, and elected MUi Mary 8
Browa to fill the position.
Mba Brown to at present in Minnesota
aad was notified by telegraph ' of her
election. k ."'''V;
Miss EtU Nunn of this city, and Miss
Katharine Pace, of Wilson, were elected
teachers for the white Graded School, by
the Trustees. -
- - hOTCd The Queer.'
D. B. Johnson, a white man of Jack'
sonvllleV Onslow county, vu arrested
yesterday by United States Marshal, H,
W. Jewell for passing silver dollars on
different merchants at Jacksonville, N
O. At a preliminary examination before
United States Commissioner 0. B. Hill
yesterday evening,- Johnsoa was re
quire to give a $1000. Justified bond for
hla appearance at the next term of t
United States District Court aad In da
fault of sams was committed to Craven
county jail. Johnson la an old offender
having served a term In the penitentiary
for a similar offence. He la a man 70
y ars of r-s. The money Is s clever 1ml
i "on of t'.9"ver dollar. .
m -M!t In
11 w AS!
, Thirty Years
A rtMmor R- 1
Bats ars Cotrery end ptcrnrssqw
sn4 Os fad for strssmera In thssck
Increases, . Ths charming afternoos
hat UloatraUd U of toeantrktraw,
trimmed wltll rows of pink roses. A
oasAii sraaw Aim rax boms.
band of black velvet encircles the
crown, and a big gold buckle, orna
ments ths front Pink roses are placed
net the hair under the' brim, and Ions
loops and Streamers of black velvet
nans; oowo us nacs. ew xora mail
aaftKxpressv''''- '-"" -..
Llaamsrs Tm Wkltt Pwnm -
The question of a lining- Is perplex.
fng one to the women who dresses lit
white, for the llnlna costs more than
the gown, and to line a fifteen cent cot
ton means ' something when viewed
from the standpoint of the pocket book.
As for the lining, It is a matter that
earihot be Ignored. Ail or very nearly
all of the summer goods are transpar
ent and the lining la distinctly visible,
painfully so sometimes.
Of course It la possible to use the
plain cotton linings, just as one would
with any other gown,' but these lin
lngs do not show up well, and they add
nothing to the beauty of the dress.
If you cannot afford to line well,
1 then do not get a transparent dress, so
the modistes advise. And they send
their customers back to exchange dress
patterns that show the lining too plain
ASastabI Tacbtlnst Coataoaea.
The dressmakers and tailors have
this year made yachting costumes that
are also suitable for .. traveling and
walking. '' These have an etamine or
mohair skirt and a waist of different
material satin foulard,'' checked silk,
lnduv silk or batiste.' - These are not
the familiar waists with plaited front
and pointed yoke back, a style rele
gated to . various fancy, cottons and
waah silks, but , are. made In rather
fanciful fashion with a fluffy front.
Gibson or seamless French back,' bell
sleeves with small puffed undersleeves
and a girdlelike finish that is not too
wide to give a slender effect New
York Evening Post. 1
J. . ' A Bial Blaaae.
The blouse given in the sketch Is of
black and white figured foulard. The
collar piece Is made with straps and
edged with two narrow white bands of
' ' BLACK AKD WE7TB FOUUXD. -
taffeta, from under which cornea white
taffeta ribbon tied in a pretty bow,
with the ends IncrUsted with lace de
signs.' The chemisette and collar band
are of filet lace, and the cuffs are made
to match the collar piece. Philadel
phia Ledger;:": Tivy''
. ,. " "'A ?';.
Faaaiaaaala Tata la Xackwaaft :
If yon can secure a lace neck yoke
with a high standing collar attached
to it; you will have tha most fashion,
able thing going In the way of neck
wear. The stocks come in both black
and white lace, and the upper, edge
may be finished with a narrow, black
cord or with the smallest of chiffon
ruches. - ,: ?
' While tha standing lace stocks lead
In favor, there are others. One of these
Is the stock composed of folds of silk
neatly laid one above the other. At tha
throat there la a bow of silk with lace
sndsr This, while not atrlctly novej, Is
very mucn worn. ' ".'
. . o. a.-... .tsv -v '
Fruit and fruit and blossoms are seen
on many of the summer bata, Currants
are first favorite. The harmonies of
tints are wonderful. Blue and mauve
are becomingly blended, and roses are
made In every possible shade, cendre
tray being a favorite hoe. . ' !
DISTRESSING STOMACH DISEASE.
Permanently cured by the masterly
power of "South Amsbicax Nkrvimi
Toxto," Invalids seed suffer no longer,
because this great remedy can cure them
all. It Is a cure for the whole , world of
stomach weakness and Indigestion. The
cure bi"lni with the first dose. The re
l'df It tangs is marvelous and surprising
I , makrts no failure; never disappoints.
No matter how long yon have suilered.
vour r"re is curtain under the use of this
S"" ,t 1 ! ,,h-rv' force. Pleasant and
r.Aays tutd. tuiJ by 0, D. Lradham
rkas .Yawiema- rr.eaaaa. Trm tm
Tim U Flak Cauacht,
XESrSalmon caught in the seines and
rretasjolbroaghti totho; cannery
Irbufceonted aiMLthrownilnto heaps.
IClilnajneniarefmoaUT.i employed; for
mot (Ttheen trails n pro tno" rest
tt lheanlmarto!aVltu.rNext the
ftih . Iskwssheor antriiiacea n te. tronsn.
!Where,several';knlves, acting .after the
tnannefl.of a teed cutter,, slice It' Into
Sections exactly, as long sa the height
of can. These sections Ttre set on
end and split into three pieces, one
piece large enough to fill the can, while
the others ar smaller. SThe fragments
are thernplaced on tables, and the Chi
namen fit them Into the cansKext the
covers.'are put on 'the' cans and sol
dered. After being soldered the cans are put
Into hot water and watched in order to
sear If, any. 'rabble rise, indicating
!eoJcs.Tboeet,which endure this test
arocceasfullyretplaced in an Iron tank
andsboUed-lnsaltCwater. alt water is.
nsedt In: preference.' to fresh because It
can-be raised to higher temperature.
After boiling for an hour and a quarter
each can Is "vented." This means that
a . hole Is punched In Its top to permit
the. expanded air to escape. Then the
hole la soldered op, and the cooking Is
Uhlshed by,.fnrther boiling la salt wa
ter for 'an hour and a. half. If they
were not1 "vented," this second cooking
Would burst the cans. Finally each can
is lestea oy, tapping u on me nenu
with at big naiL It leaky, It will usual-
17, &ive back a "tinny" sound.
A PrUme fey IMeceaaeal.
"I have bought a hot which I am
transforming into a palace," said a wo
man. "Ton see, I bad acquired a mania
for buying the lnsides of fine old
homes about to be torn down, and
had filled my city apartment with all
that it would stand, besides putting a
good deal In storage. Yet I kept on
buying. One day I came across a well
built but plainly furnished bouse on
Staten Island.which I could. buy for a
small price. 'At once I had visions of
that house as It would look trans
formed by, 'my fine old carved woods,
marbles, tiles and mirrors. Mentally
did It up to such a degree of attractive
ness that I Just bad to purchase it The
results are justifying my expectations.
Kverjkone who enters gives an excla
mation of surprise and admiration, and
I'm not through yet The Interior finish
of my bouse cost originally tens of
thousands of dollars and came from all
parts of tho globe. I got it for almost
nothing." New York Press.
You may as well expect to run a steam
engine without water as to find an active
energetio man with a torpid liver and
you may know that his food; or feels
dull and languid after eating often has
headache and sometimes dizziness. A
few doses of Chamberlain's Stomach and
Liver Tablets will restore his liver to its
normal functions, renew his vitality, Im
prove his digestion and make him feel
like a new man. Price 25 cents. Samples
J free at F. S. Duffy & Cos drug store.
Sweetheartta" la Chorea. ,
Speaking of the custom which was
once widely spread of making men sit
In a different part of the church from
the women,an English minister was
told the following anecdote by a
Gloucestershire rector; "I remember
when I was a boy a young couple com
ing Into the church here on m' Sunday;
afternoon and seating themselves to
gether on the women's side. The man
was soon turned out of his scat bythe
verger, with the remark, uttered" In nn
audible voice, We don't have no sweet
hearting here.' "London Tit-Bits.
Hot That Ktad.
The Impecunious artist jras speaking
of a new model he hadtsecured 'for-a
great work he was preparing.
"Does she lend" herself J.ti tho, sub
ject?" Inquired a dilettante who loved
art for art's sake.
"I should say not ,' replied .the artist,
who bad got his start as a Bign painter.
'She chargea $2 an hour." New, York
Herald. ; v
All Rlft-at Otherwise.
; Lawyer (drawing up marriage settle
ment between American heiress land
Impoverished - foreign - nobleman)
There, I think we have-It right now, to
a dot ' " -. ' . - " '
Count Boylon de Bakkovisnek (pros
pective bridegroom) Bare, I pref air so
Inkllsh word "dowry.'r-Chlcago Trib-
Flsrarea Doat Lie.'
Brown You only fifty! That's a
good onel ' .
' White My daughter says.she Is. only
twenty -six, and she was born .two
ears after I was marrled.and,llwas
married at twenty-two.. Figure it lout
M - . n t. m l. t I ' .
iur yuurseu. jhibiuu -xruuat.r'1"- .
TOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARB TAKING
When you take Grove's Tasteless Chill
Tonic, because the formula la plainly
printed on every bottle showing that
Is simply Iron and quinine In a tasteless
form. No cure no pay. Price 68c ,
Tha Comltlaoaat Wife.1
Mrs, Muggins Your husbandaseems
like a mnn of rare good taste and ex
Mrs. Bugglns Of course. OtheTsvlse
he wouldn't have wanted toimarryime.
, Ambltlona Yoath. v '. )
. Papa And when you grow up1 would
you like to be a captain of industry r
Johnny Naw I I'd rudder be captain
of de baseball team. New York Her
ald. ' ' ,
The white poplar can be used as
natural lightning rod. " '
If a Man Lie to You,
And say some other salve, ointment.
lotion, oil or alleged healer la as good as
Bucklcn'a Arnica Salve, tell him thirty
years of marvelous cures of riles.Burns,
Bolls, Corns, Felons, ? Ulcers, . Cuts,
Scalds, Bruises and Skin Eruptions
prove It's the best and cheapest. 2"c.Jat
C. D. Bradham'i drug store. '
' Dakiar Laaabev.
Jarosslng the aheep department of
the Iowa! experiment station, C, P.
Beynoldsjseys In The Drovers' Journal:
E treatment gets careful attention
ies,x Commonly the lambs are
two or three weeks old before
docking." The instrument used Is s
knlf afcwlth a sharp edge In the hands
of a careful man. As s rule, the tall Is
cut to a1 jenxtn of one ana one-nan i
... - .
Inches. The skin Is carefully pulled op
before cutting, so that It wlU roll back
and more or less cover the wound and
thus hasten healing. The college has
experimented .with various devices for
docking, and among others the hot
clippers, but has not found them prac
ticable.. Tho general assumption Is that
a knife Is good enough, If well handled,
and If there Is anything better It would
be a sharp chisel and a block.
Not a great deal of castration Is done
at the college since the majority. If not
all, of the lambs produced are pure
bred and to a considerable extent will
be need purely for breeding purposes.
.When castrating Is done, it is previous
tot docking. Professor Kennedy ad
vises that-docking be delayed for a day
orUwoafter castration, and then, if
there (ere' any. signs of inflammation,
the. docking has a tendency to remove
Bra aaS Shorta.
When we speak of shorts for stock
or poultry feeding, we mean that which
IslentltledW the name, .We 4a not
mean'braifvthat has been reground to
make It finer, and especially would we
avoid It If we thought that the cause
of the re grin ding was that the bran
had been wet; soured and caked up.
A"tew years ago a neighbor complain
ed to us that his cows were not giving
their usual amount of milk and were
growing lean and some of them were
soaring badly. The ration he was feed
ing seemed to be In the right propor
tions, and his ensilage was good. After
examining all else .we asked to see the
shorts, .which he fed quite liberally.
.We saw it we smelled of it, and then
we tasted of It Although it looked
and' smelled all right, the taste was
enough to reveal that It was as sour as
any pickle. All the good qualities bad
been destroyed by overheating when
damp, and, while the regrinding had
reduced the caked lumps and taken
away the sour smell, It had not restor
ed the feeding value. And of that It
probably never had any more than
coarse bran- and the sweepings of the
mill that might have been added to it-
Too much pruning of a tree at one
time is not a good thing for It It weak
ens the tree and shortens Its life. When
It la first taken to its permanent home
from the nursery, It will usually bear
some cutting back, especially If many
roots have been broken in taking up,
but we think even then many take off
more than they should. The desired
future shape of the tree, with high or
low. branches, Bhould always be kept
In mind and the limbs cut to bring this
out Then a little trimming of super
fluous branches each year will keep
the tree In shape. It on coming to
bearing the fruit does not prove satta'
factory or true to name, It isibettee to
graft about one-third of It each y ear
for three years than to try to change
the whole top In one year, which may
result In loss of all the grafts and
sometimes In, the death of the tree, If it
Is not of a very vigorous kind.
Aa Oft Told Tale.
A smooth tongued agent claiming to
represent a prominent wholesale gro
cery house succeeded in getting f 50 to
SCO from each of many farmers In a
well to do locality. When the goods
arrived, they were delivered at a rail
road Btation in , unbroken packages
properly marked. The farmers did not
examine them until they got home,
when they discovered that the goods
were either very low grade or entirely
worthless. The agent had disappeared.
We again repeat our frequent warning
not to buy goods of a traveling repre
sentative without examination before
acceptance. All agents are not rob
bers, but the purchaser should be sure
of bis man and, know something of the
Standing of the house he represents.
Farm and Home.
: Tho Farmer's Inter eat.
The farmer's direct Interest In the
beef trust Investigation begun by the
attorney general Is not at first readHy
discernible. A little thought, however,.
Shows that. Investigation of this kind
ought to bring out the price of beef at
Its various stages from farm and ranch
to the consumer's table.' If middle
men's profits are undue at any point,
publicity of this character would be
for the good of the producer. Amer
ican Agriculturist . r i? t
3?4;-jf r t ;:
, Portraits m Apples. f.iy! ;-'.'
An eastern fruit grower made a large
sum of money last year selling apples
each of which contained an outline of
the face of President McKlnley. This
year his apples wilPbear the Imprint
of McKlnley's successor. To produce
such prints on apples Is not mysterious
or even a very difficult matter, but
some Ingenuity is required to obtain
the effect The gentleman holds hla
!?NEW;BIVALAT SHOTGUN SHELLC
' utshootTall'omer'DiacKpwderhTllst because they are madaf
abetter and" loaded by exact machinery with ths standard brands of j
'powder, shot and 'wadding. VTry them and yon will be convinced, 'j
LL REPU TAB IB (d SALSRS i'KEEP THBt$
...... ' - pnrr"TiKnl,
PW.J. W.PtTTfrf MKftlB( in ti M.VO "
two ntvikfUFM ot K'l'H I N A H B wonder how we havre risl crif.irtn mtrnmt it. 'i
rnmrimntuMiv)tetinA It oaMrw i f mon onportone tim; our twtm wb m awnxn c
bolnb.i. i.mroTdr.ysj.i.nrtnifiiriBr that we WW d" ? X'" otA (!" e
r it rfhof and ho tutt havd m futlitM Wuub.. OUm aMaUtMuri 9t bm U'f iUtvva) ,
bawatt pettwot IttQCWa
the sore with washes and salves, because the germs of Cancer that are tuulti-
E lying in the blood and the new Cancer cells which are constantly develop
ig keep up the irritation and discharge, and at last sharp shooting pains
announce the approach of the eating and sloughing- stage, and a hideous,
sickening cancerous sore begins its . (
destructive work. la Jabrajury, 1SS9, 1 tiaad aaaail
Nonlcoraorecanexist with- 'ZX'tZZ
oat some predisposing internal cause oat lato sa oaam aora. x aasaa tm tab
that has poisoned the blood, and the a. S. a. and aiW I had ukaa aavaa bos
open discharging ulcer, or the fester- sg.pyiiya?!? f".! "
ing sore on the lip, cheek or other v. V Browa, HoUada7a."a
part of the body will continue to
spread and eat deeper Into the flesh unless the blood is purified sad tha
Cancer germs or morbid matter eliminated from the circulation.
S. S. S. cleanses tho blood of all decaying effete matter. . It has great
antidotal and purifying properties that soon destroy the germs and poisons
and restore the blood to its natural condition. And when pure blood is
-over and new (kin
If you have an ulcer or chronic sore of any kind, write aa about it, medi
cal advice will cost you nothing. Books on Cancer and other diarsses of
the blood will be sent free. THE SWIFT SPECIFIC CO, Atlanta, 6a. ,
Tor Which Moat Peleo aaat
frlere Are Reapoaaible.
"George, dear, why is It that the
scientific persona don't try to Investi
gate the inside of the earth?"
"I suppose they consider It beneath
them, my love."
"There, George, you are trying to
Joke again. I'm serious about this
real serious. It seems to me that It
would be doing the world a great serv
ice if somebody could find out Just
What it Is stuffed with."
"That is the woman of it my dear.
You want to get at the cotton batting
and the sawdust. Yes, you do. You
are consumed by a ruthless curiosity.
You want to find the funny business
that makes the doll say "papa' and
mamma.' It's the destructive Instinct
that all women possess."
"Why, George, you're horrid!"
"Oh, I know your sex. We've had
several women In our family. I knew
all about you when I married you.
But suppose you could get your de
structive little scissors into the Inside
of the globe. Would it do you any
good to find out that the cotton batting
was guncotton and the sawdust giant
"George, you are a mean thing. I
don't care the littlest bit what's Inside
tho old earth; only it does seem as If
we ought to know. Perhaps we could
guard against things better if we knew
what to expect."
"Pooh, pooh, my dear. The chances
are if you knew what to expect you
wouldn't sleep a wink afterward. Your
head would be filled with the wildest
apprehension. Your ears would be
strained to catch tho hollow crash that
foretold the end of everything. You'd
walk pussy footed for fear of breaking
through tho crust You'd have a sui
phur respirator and a lava cellar and
a steel umbrella that would shed cin
ders. Oh, you'd enjoy your Inside
knowledge, I don't think."
"George, I'm not going to suggest
anything serious, again- . You make
flight of everything. All I had In mind
was a holo bored down Into the earth
far enough to enable us to know whaf a
coins on down there."
"And I suppose when yon found out
you'd pull the hole up and fold it away
for future use?"
"Gcorgo, I'm not going to say an
other word to you." Cleveland Plain
a new rorser who carried matches
which ignite "only when struck n the
box", added some chlorate of potash
lozenges to his match pocket contents,
The fire resulting from the union of
tho chlorato with the phosphorus tm
the box ruined his clothing and emp
tied the street car in which be was rid
French has been made the official
language of the Quebec legislature.
city council and board of trade. Eng
lish Bpeaking members will be allowed
to use their Own language, of course,
but all the records are to be kept in
French. The change Is due to the
growth of the French element In the
three bodies named. '
American ribbon looms are being Im
ported by Swiss manufacturers. These
looms are much more expensive than
those made in Switzerland, even leav
ing freight and duties out of account,
but the manufacturers find It profita
ble to use them because of their great
solidity of construction and the much
larger amount of work they do.
Pencils are very skillfully construct
ed. When the column of graphite has
been prepared for use In the pencil It
la laid In & slit cut for It, covered with
another piece of wood, which Is glued
on: then, by means oP Ingenious una-
chinery the wooden covers are reduced
to the proper size for pencils and paint
ed or varnished and set aside to dry.
"Corot," said a Philadelphia rartlst,
"Is known to have painted 8,000 pic
tures, but there are 28,000 Corots In ex
istence, for this man was very widely,
counterfeited after his death. 11 There
.was, you know, a French painter of
really exquisite talent who got! five
years In Jail for counterfeiting fhim,
and the dealers who sold the take
Corots got ten ycars.,,
it K.U ., U .
Are is many respects like other ulcers or
sores, and this resemblance often proves fatal.
Valuable time is lost in fruitless efforts to heal
carried to the ulcer or sore the healing process
begins, tha discharge ceases and tha place heals
forms. S. S. S. is a strictly vege
table blood purifier containing no mercury' or
minerals of anv description. - a- "
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If the heirs of Forney Greene, colored
who died In Greensboro, N. G, about
ten or twelve years ago, will correspond,
with me, they will hear something to'
their advantage. Said heirs supposed to
reside In or near New Bern. ,
THOMAS C. HOYLE,
from old methods of carriage building
has enabled ns to furnish a vehicle that
is at once very cheap, handsome and
serviceable. Carriages, buggies, light
wasons. nerfect in construction, design
and finish, at notably low prices. Best
of workmanship and material. -- up-to-date
in all respects. Can't be beat.
Guarantee wltn everyone. ,
We put Rubber Tires on your ora or
We shrink vour loose tires iica ma
chine without cutting them. Everybody
is invited to see the work of toe maenme
putting new bolts in same old places.
O. H. Waters & Son,
' ; Phonel85,' 4 '
' road St, NawBaxir, N.O ,
'Refrigerators, Water Coolers, Ice
Cream Freezers, Screen DoorBrWin
dow Screens, Oil and Cook Stoves,
Ranges, Lime, Cement, Plaster,
Paints. Oils, Varnish, Putty, . Sash,
Doors, Blinds, Cutlery and all tha
nsefnl articles usually found in an
Up-to-date Hardware Store,
'-"-' jaawaams i i il iij, i Jyjtat '
- HEADQUARTERS FOR '
" And all Klnds'of - I
Under Hotel Chattmwka,
NEW KEKn, IT. c
127 mddle Gt.
Oolumbian Insecticide, .Peterman
Roach Food, Hooper's Fatal Food and
Bare Death to Moths, Bugs, etc Also
The '.disinfectant that , disinfects an
deodorises. ?striG;'; .try.
. We keep on hand a complete stocky e
-Toilet ' Artlclea;!
l-rC-i Perfumery, J..'
: Tooth Brushes, ttc.
FhysioiansPresoriptlons a", special
On August 1st 1902, 1 will selUttU
Court House door. In New Bern, N. C.
to the highest bidder for cash, at 13
o'clock m;, the following described
notes and moT2fr": Two nos under
' al dute J Ja iuary il. 1 1' 7, d; j respac-
Uvely on January 1st 13 bJ January
1st 1829. Face val ie t"D,0i) eorh, t-1
LyJ. F. Ilawla, i .LIa to I.'.lj Y,T.
IUwls, with power of snlo and fore 3
ms; f9 l'"r-k 13 r- i t:j - kot-k 3
page 637 In the re'ier of &.', o.s of
ramlloo county, II. C. . ; - ; ;