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NEW BERN CRAVEN COUNTY, N. C. TUESDAY; JANUARY 30,;i906.FIRST SECTION.
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J. E. Latham's Market News.
Special to Journal: - -
Greensboro, Jan. 27. The ginners re
port published Monday shows a total
: ginning to January I5th, of -9,938, 111
. bales which was 100,000 more than was
generally expected. . The market im
. mediately declined 30 points and closes
today about 50 points lower than one
week ago. Those who have p'nned
, their faith on a ten million bale crop
must at last see their mistake. A gen
eral liquidation and 'spill-out'J of the
speculators long interest i3 taking
place. Whether the crop finally turns
out loj or 11 J is of less importance
than the next crop which will soon be
the topic, wherever "King Cotton" is
; discussed. It was almost unfortunate
' day for the south when the cotton grow
era association ' declared for 15 cents
per pound, because it will stimulate ef
fort and increase acreage in all sections
throughout tha world that can grow
cotton, j we hear already that dealers
in mules and manufacturers, of ferti
lizers are preparing for a big business
Enough cotton is coming out from day
to day t- supply what little1 demand
there is. The reason the spinners do
' not buy more freely is hot because they'
are unfriend y to prices, but because
they have already bought freely
and enough to cover their orders
in hand. ' The stocks . of cotton
in the Siuth are large, and the otton
famine" so muoh talked of is not in
ight. Our estimate on the whole crop
is 11,017,000 bales.
i 'iws Alwans Boij
Gone to Be Married
Mr. John 7 Harget left for Mount
Olive last evening where he will be uni
ted in marriage tonight to Miss Maude
Huntjr Byrd. Acconipaning him were
Mr. W. F. Richardson, who will act as
, beat man, Mr. Iiarget's uncle. Police
Chief John riarget, and they were
joined at Cove by Mr. Harris Lane. .
ARB HEADQUARTERS FOR
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We carry one of the largest and
best stocks of
In the South, and can save you
money on your purchases. What
ever you need, get our prices, be
fore purchaning. , .
Special bargains in Farm Wagons
and Buggies. Best makes,
i , Low Prices.-
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7rnte3 to "Buy
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Bmy Work Cleaning " Up Storm's
' Wreckage. ' ;
Charltr Grantid Fruit and Furniture Com-
paniti. Negro Burglar From Pitt.
, County For th Pen. Nsaro Janl- "
. tor Ranty Building Takta Up y;
Raleigh, Jan. 29. ---The Secretary of
Stito today granted charter to the
Lee-Bryant Co., at Asheville, ; with C.
G. Leo, R. W. Bryant and F, O. C.
Fletcher, all of Asheville as stock"
holders. The company will deal ; in
fruts, wholesale and retail and will be
gin business with a paid in capital of
$io,ooo:. ( -
The Crescent Furniture Co. at Ram-
sear, will sell furniture and household
furnishings at wholesale and. retail.
The capital Btock is placed at $10,000 of
which amount $3,000 has been sub
scribed. -1 Incorporators are I. F. Cra
ven, H. B. Carter and J. o; Forres-"
Sheriff L. W. Tucker of Pitt county
ai rived today, bringing two negro con
victs, one - of whom will serve a five
yoars sentence for burglary and the
other twelve years for secret assault.
Sheriff Tucker also reports that tho
negroes whs Bhot a constable in Pitt
county two weeks ago were convicted,
one of murder in the first degree, and
the cither of murder in the second de
gree, having been sentenced to the gal
lows and to twenty five years imprison
ment respectively. Both cases were
appeal d. It will be remembered that
these negroes were halted in the road
by an officer who stood on the back of
a vehicle while : riding, the negroes
having refused to submit to an arrest
and having fired on the constable imme
diately as he alighted from the vehicle.
The supposition is that they were mem
bers of a regularly organized gang.
Hillard Reid, formerly one or the
best among the Raleigh negro barbers
and holding a position as janitor at the
Raney Library, in this city, was ar
rested about daylight this morning in
the pool and news stand of Robert
Lewis, on Fayetteville street. A syste
matic thieverp ha been carried on at
this place for quite a while and suspi
cion rested on Reid, but it was not un
til last night that the evidence was of
a sure nature- The negro was detected
and Mr. Lewis employed a revolver
with sufficient usefulness to allow the
arrest of the negro by a member of the
Raleigh police force. Cigars, cigar
ettes, tobaccos and money, as much
some nights as $40 have- been stolen.
It is possible that Reid will be tried for
burglary as well as larceny, as the
place robbed has been also used as a
While the weather conditions have
greatly improved in Raleigh, there is
today much activity in and about the
city. Gangs of. laborers and linemen
are at work, teams are moving loads
of cross arms and supplies about the
place. No less than 75 men were
moved out this morning by the railroad
companies and the telegraph people to
re-establish their lines and get them in
to actual working condition. , The tele
phone service in Raleigh is not yet
restored, Today has been an alterna
tion of sunshine and rain, while at
times rain , fell through the .bright
bars of the sunlight Trains on the
Southern are moving with regularity
but the Seaboard Air Line road is suf
fering delays. ,
Like crystals fair of morning dew,
Your complexion now can be, .
If you will take this good advice, ,
And drink Rocky Mountain Tea.
Sold by F. S. Duffy.
"The Firm's Kldi."
Invite you to their "Jack Horner'
party at 4 o'clock January 26, 1906.
This was the invitation that gladdened
the hearts of about 24 little folks Fri
day afternoon. After a game of
blind mans bluff, she is waiting for a
partner, etc., ice cream and cake were
seryed. The little folks marched into
the parlor to find a large "Jack Horn'
er pie waiting ior tnem. men was
blind-folded and put in their hands and
drew out the first bundle they touched,
jumping ropes, dolls, cups, saucers and
reins wore the order of the day. After
the fun was over each lady and gentle
man looked up their hostess and ex
pressed their appreciation of the enter
tainment an 1 repaired to their respec
tive homes. X,
Mai are quite as enger as women to
cultivate good looks. We know of
hundreds of men in the vicinity that
are taking Ilollmter'a Rocky Mountain
Tea. ..inart fuHows. 35 etnts, Tea or
T. i. V M ly 1 H. m..Ty.
A pur c- "
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Would Scratch and Tear the Flesh
Unless Hands Were Tied Wasted
to a SkeletonAwful Suffering for
' Over a Year Grew Worse Under
Doctors Skin Now Clear,
WOULD HAVE DIED
BUT FOR CUTICURA.
My little son, when about' a year
and a half old, began to have sores
oomo out on his face. I hod a phy
sician treat rum,
:. but the sores grew
worse. Then they
began to come on
his arms, then on
other parts of his
Douy, ana men one
came on his chest,
worse than the
others. Then I call
ed another Dhvsi-
cian. Still he grew worse At the end
of about a year and a half of suffering
he grew so bad I had to tie his hands
in cloths at night to keep him from
scratching the sores and tearing the flesh.
"He got to be a mere skeleton, and
was hardly able to walk. , My Aunt
advised me to try Cuticura Soap and
. Ointment. So great was her faith in
it that she gave me a small piece of
Soap to try and a little of the Oint
ment. I took it home without any
faith, but to please her I tried it, and
it seemed to dry up the sores a little.
"I sent to the drug store and got a
cake of the Soap and a box of the
Ointment and followed the directions,
, and at the end of about two months
the sores were all well. He has
never had any sores of any kind since.
"He is now strong and healthy,
and I can sincerely gay that only for
your most wonderful remedies my
Srecious child would have died from
lose tesrible sores. ; I used only one
cake of Soap and about three boxes
of Ointment. - (signed) Mrs. Eg
bert Sheldon, R. F. 1)., No. 1, Wood
ville, Conn, April 22, 1005."
Complete EtMrnel lid Interim! Treatment ten Every
Bumor, from l'hnplci to Kcrufitla, from Infancy to Age.
, eoneletlng of Cutioura Soap, 85c, Ointment. Sue., Reeul
Vent, M)o. (In form of Chocolate Coated Fill, 2Sc. per vial
f flu), may be had of eUdniKKleta. A ataKleeetofteasurW
fotter Drug a Chein. Corp., tfole Prone., lloeton.
. M-Malled 1'tee," liow to Cure Uab; Uiuuok,"
Well Known Eridal Couple Return
The Wilmington Messenger of Sun
day says : -
'Mr. H. A. Bsown, accompanied by
his biide, returned home on Wednes
day, and will be at home to their friends
at 808 North Front street. Mr. Brown,
who has in this city a large circle of
persinal and business friends, was
married in Norfolk, at Epworth Meth
odist church, to Miss Lucy I. Odell, of
Norfolk, and, after a bridal trip to
Washington, Richmond and other cities,
visiting their relatives, Mr. and Mrs.
Brown have returned to make Wil
mington their permanent home, where
they will be welcomed.
Mrs. Brown is not a stranger to the
State, as she resided in New Bern sev
eral years, and there taught vocal and
instrumental music. - Her accomplish
ments in music will contribute to the
musical circle in our city an additional
artist, and her own personality add a
further charm to our social circles."
Jones County Court Postponed.
Owing to sickness of leading attor
neys, and others important, Jones Coun
ty Superior Court, which was B3t for
this week, was postponed yesterday by
Judge Long, to convene Tuesday April
3rd, 1906. .
New "York Cotton Market.
The following' were the opening and
closing prices on the New York Cotton
Exchange, Jany 29.
Open High Low Close
Men 11 22 1122' 19 98 11.09
May 11.36 11 36 11 13 11.26
July 11 43 1145 11.22 11.35
Last year, 32,167.
, New Code Revisal of 1905'
Each Justice of Peace is entitled to a
copy of the new Code of Laws of North
Carolina. Call at the Clerk's office
and receive receipt for same.
W. M. WATSON,
Clerk Superior Court.
po further in planting than other
fcwxl l'olittiMK, yiWii better and
more uniform crops, and are in
hiirh favor villi truckers and
potato growers wherever planted.
Our slocks are of superior
quality, uniform in (size, and
sent out in full-size barrels.
fir, I Wood's
v!' ; full ami
FAMILY JAR AT CLARKS
No Gore Shod But Evidence! of Bad
. Reports of a bad affair at Clarks were
made here yesterday. There . was no
injury inflicted but it is said that a de
liberate attempt to shoot was made.
So far as known however; there have
been no arrests. William Arthur, who
lives at a distance,' came to Clark to
visit his mother, who is a widow. He
found his b, other Edward, in the house
sick and helpless, and as he thought,
without the necessary cdro to give him
a chance to recover. He upbraided the
woman for allowing her son to bo in
such a neglected condition and remark
ed that had a certain elderly man, who
was said to be paying the woman, beon
sick he would have had the best atten
The man in question happened to hear
the criticism and he cam forward and
had some words with the . young man.
Mr. Arthur offered him excellent op
portunities to settle their difficulties in
a fight but the older man did not accept
the proposition, but on the contrary
picked up an ax and sought to make an
assault with that but had no chance to
use it; he then went into another room
and got a gun, threatening to shoot
young Arthur if he remained on the
premises and it is said, to have attempt
ed to shoot him but was prevented.
The young man was warned not to
come to that house again on penalty of
death. Young Arthur ' left without
GFN. WHEELER IS BURIED
Bad, Wrapped In the Flags Under Which He
Had Serve., '
New York, Jan. 28-An imposing
military pageant passing across Brook
lyn Bridge,brief sar vices at St Thomas
Episcopal Church in Fifth Avenue,' and
an escort across the North River ferry
to Jersey . City, where the body was
placed on a train to be taken to Wash
ington for interment in .the National
Cemetery at Arlington, .marked the
funeral in this city today of Brigadier-
General Joseph Wheeler, calvary leader
of the Confederacy and later one of the
most prominent figures among the gen-
als of the Spanish-American War. The
body of the dead soldier was wrapped in
the flags under which he had served with
almost equal vigor and distinction The
Stars and Bars of the ConfederateStates
and theStars andStripes. Veterans of the
Southen and Northern armies mingled
today in paying ' tributs to General
Wheeler with the younger veterans of
the Cuban and Philippinecampaigns of
1898 and 1899.
Program Given by Children of The
Choruses, Bunker Hill.
Recitation Catherine Damon.
Piano Solo Hilda Willis.
Recitation Bessie Hollowell.
s Trio Louise Pearce, Glennie Willis
and Lila May Willis.;
Recitation Ruth Watson.
Recitation Annie Laura Ervin.
Song Cutler Watkins.
Recitation Mollie West.
Piano Solo Fannie Smith. .
Recitation Duett Mary Mitchell and
Choruses "Good-bye Sweet Marie"
by Ruth Howell, Sophia Hollister, Nell
Jordan. Misses Willis, Lorraine Aren-
dell and others mentioned in the above,
Impromptu Speeches by Mildred
Damon and Bryan Duffy.
LIST OF LETTERS
Remaining in the Post Office at New
Bern. Craven county, N. C, Jan. 29
' hen's list.
B E W Brown.
D Rev E Davis.
E-J W Ellis.
F-Iole C Fowler, Johney Fulford,
G Henry G Glasaon. 137 So. Front
HH H Henderson, R. F. D. No. 2,
W H Hill, Lous Hill, John P Hutchin
son. '. ,' .;". , -
L Manuel Leaves. , .
N B Nixon, 200 So. Front Street,
R Charlie Rica.
W John Wilsoi., Blackwell Waters,
W S Walters, Alexander Watson.
women's list. .
D Miss Sarah A Dixon, 106 George
F Miss Minnie Foy, Mrs Joe Ful-
I G Miss Maggie Glenn, Jasper, N.
I II Miss Lillian Ilunt, care John
J Miss Claricia Johnson, Jasper,. N.
C. Mrs. Alice Long.
I P Miss Caroline Paretree, 13 Road
R Miss Ella Roberts, care Samuel
j S Iaabela Spruol,
T Miss Hattio Tuleher.
U Lolar Ulmoschapee.
W Frank C WiUmrpt-r, care W L.
rotter Son. .
MEETING OF PRESBYTERY
Action Taken on too' Settlement ot Rev. 1. G
Mr. T. A. Henry and Rev. J. G.
Garth were at Goldsboro yesterday at
a meeting of Albemarlo Presbytery,
where Mr. Garth was recalled from the
Presbytery to Nashville Synod of Ten
nessee and arrangements were made
for the installation of ? Mr. ; Garth as
pattor of the Presbyterian church of
this city. This service will take place
in'the church on the evening of Tues
day, February 20, : three weeks from
tonight. Several prominent ' ministers
of Eastern Forth Carolina will be pres
ent and take part in the exercises in-
stalling the new pastor. Dr. A. II.
Moment, pastor the First Presbyterian
church at Raleierh will presido on the
occasion and preach the sermon, Rev,
W. D. Morton of Rocky Mount, will
charge the new pastor as to his duties
to his congregation and to the com
munity. Rev. F, W. Farris, of Golds
boro, will deliver a charge to the peo
ple as to. their duties to the pastor and
In the event these ministers are not
able to bo present, Rev.' : Dr. Campbell
of Kinston, Rev. J. E. Wood of Wilson,
and Rev. J. W, Alexander of Tarboro,
will be their alternates in the order
named. This will be an important re
ligious occasion and all the pastors in
the city will be asked to be present
and take part. '
Great Evangelistic Work
Sunday Wis a good day for the Chris-1
tian unurcn, Dotn morning ana evenu,g
services were well attended.' The
morning sermon was based on Cen. 4:9
Am I My Brother's Keeper.' At
night Acts 8:39, "A Model Conver-
An interesting part of the night ser
vice was the reading of seven telegrams
from seven evangelists reporting their
meetings.' A great revival is in pro
gress among several of the churches of
the Disciples in the North and West.
Telegrams from different churches
were read as follows:
Loraine, Ohio meeting one week old
and 35 additions to the church.
Hartford, Kan., 37 additions first
two weeks; meeting being continued,
Council Bluffs, Iowa 90 additions in
15 days; meeting continued.
Niles, Ohio 133 additions in three
weeks, meeting being continued. 1
rairburg, Neb. 138 additions in
seven days; meeting continues.
Portsmouth, Ohio 102 additions in
one day, 258 additions in fifteen days;
meeting still in progess. .
Anderson, Ind. 325 , additions in
twenty days, and meeting still in pro
The churches of the Disciples in fhe
U. S. have begun a - four years cam'
paign,: the purpose being to double
their membership in the next four
years. There are now in the U, S,
1,250,000 communicants. The great
church convention of this denomination
will be held in Pittsburg, Pa., in the
year 1909, at which time these churches
hope to report 2,500,000 communicants,
Mr. Reynolds will read a . number of
telegrams from different evangelists
in the north and west ,to his congrega
tion at each r ight service, to keep bi
congregation informed as to the pro
gress of the great work now being
done. - . .
There's a cure for old age, an ex
cellent and thorough one. , There ii
nothing sensational about it. It is the
best the doctors can find under existing
circumstances. Hollister's Rocky
Mountain Tea. 35 cents. Tea or Tab
lets. Sold by F. S. Duffy.
A Pleasant Incident
Gastonia Gazette. .
The first meeting of the Gastonia
Chapter of the Daughters of the Con
federacy since their organitation was
held in the public library Friday after
noon and was a most enthusiastic one,
The new president, Mrs. T.- L. Craig,
presided with tact and dignity, and im
pressed every one present with the wis
dom of their choice. ' ' The work cannot
do otherwise than prosper under her
About forty names have been en
rolled for membership, and many more
will be added as the ladies become more
(amiliar with the work. The chapter
could easily have a hundred members
at least. '': ': V,",';'-
A pretty incident of the meeting Fri
day was the presentation to the chap
ter by the president, Mrs. Craig, of a
beautiful gavel in ebony and ivory, fit
tingly inscribed Mrs. A. A. McLean
made the speech of presentation.
It was a source of regret that the
Chapter was unable to celebrate Lee
and Jackson's birthday,it3 organization
being scarcely perfected.
There will be a basket party at Galilee
Stipplofoid's school house, Saturday
night, February 3, 1900. Proceeds to
go for purchase of supplementary libra
ry. Everybody invited.
E. A. STAITLEr-ORl). .
: : Never resign yourself to suffer pain. Women's
pains are curable. They are the sign of dangerous
conditions of the female organs, which should be
Li promptly attended to or dangerous results will follow, i
IT COMES TO WOMAN'S RELIEF
whenever she suffers from any of woman's biting and weakening pains.
It not only compels the pains to stop, but it follows up and drives out
the cause of the pains, which prevents them from coming back.
It makes you well. Try it.
; Sold everywhere in $1.00 bottles. -,
WRITE US A LETTER '
freely and frankly, in strictest confid
ence, telling us all your symptoms and
troubles. We will send free advice
(in plain sealed envelope), how to
cure them. Address: Ladles' Advisory
Dept.,Thi Chattanooga Medicine Co.,
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....At tne Head ot all
Use it and you will be pleased.
Meadows COTTOX AW ALLCItOP
j Guano, and Special Fertilizers For All
q It no Sales Agent in your vicinity, writo
O us. We use only the BEST PLANT
0 FOOD IN OUR GOODS.
q Insist on having the 1IEADOV70
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1 Factory Neuse River. new Bern, n. C
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Thanks, Thanks, Than!:
Our greatest of all sales is ended and I take
this method to thank the trading public for their
patronage. While we have sold so many goods
we stil have on hand a great many winter goods
that we are determined to close out and for the re
mainder of the winter season we will sell for cah
all Clothing, Overcoats.Heavy Shoes.Dress Goods,
Ladies Cloaks, Skirts, Blankets, Underwear, and
hundreds of odds and ends, etc., at cost and lc::a.
We guarantee to save you money on anything you
may want in regular stock.
"WITHOUT A PAIN,", ,
writes Alary Shelton, of Poplar
BlitfT, Mo., "I Con doiuy housework, '
although, before taking CARDUf, two
doctors had done me no good. I can
truthfully say I was cured by Cardui
i want every suffering utdy to know of
this wonderful medicine."
on G j.niture' ' Stoves d
pay you to
John B. Ives,
Successor to Disosway and Taylor.
93 Middle Street.
' Perkins chiT.i-z for t';o above loiters
wiil lwo eriy i!vert':;i''l and give dale
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