Sute Library mchei THE MONROE JOURNAL. VOLUME X. MONROE, N. C, TUESDAY APRIL 28 1003 One Dollar a Year NO 13 p -rr L - - - - r- ' " NttilrU SCIf'XH. I.n S.rttiUKlTVt KSIRO.M HfKE AND THERE 5 pctrKs of J ' t What Troubles Mr. Bryan. j I'uluaiMa iat. The Xe York loiuan-rrial hT concerned nlmiit the question, j "What (dial! we do with our rx ' presidents f What Mr. Hryan is' worrying about U, What will our f prcsidi-iii do to us!-' ( Restored. Win. I vtHinrl. The return indicate that the Hull. tirnver t'lcveland lias been restored hi tin' Rood gr.icea Smllu ru people, mid there is no president inl nomination fcigiiili cauce ltoiit i, either. One Farmer Benefited. lirhaai Hi-rlit. So lar we Lave seen meutiou of one lone North Carolina farmer v ho wan benefited lv the Hue iu cotton. tf course there are otfiers, y't they are ho few that it jirarti cally amounts to nothing. figures Don't Lie, But Charl..Ur According to a leading authority, the cost of living ha docreed ap- lireeiably since the first of March. Wheu a wage earner with a wife and seventeeu email rhildreu Iiii.h to iiy fitly cents for a lanky fowl, one n in it titanic him for thinking that while figures never lie, liars Koineli uies figure. Caa't, AKord It. A.ii.Miii-riiinii. "In tegroeti have aieudicitisf" asks the (ireensboro lteeord. Now, the Keeord is old enough to know that no "eullnd genimrii" can af ford the luxury of a disease, with anv with "hifalutin' ' name as that. Hut it is a well established fact that they do sometimes have stomachache. Black Can't lie Dyed Out. Amoii niiiii. A nmn onee took a piece of white eloth to a dyer to have it dyed Mark. Ho was bo pleased w ith the result that after a lime he went bark to the dyer with a piece of bhirk eloth, and asked to have it dyed white. Hut the dyer an swered, "A piece of eloth is like a limn' reputation; it ran be dyed black, but it eaniiot be made white again." Like the 5tars. It is the lives like, the, stars, which simplv pour down on us lite ralm light of their bright and faith ful being, up to which we look and out of which we gather the deeiiest mini anil eouraire. No man or womau of the humblest sort cau really be strong, gentle, pure and good without the world being bet ter for it, without soineliody licing beled mid comforted by the exist ence of that goodness. In Him Was Life. 'rv.llerlii KlamUril. The mvsterv of life remains I mystery. Lord Kelvin speculates that life may have lieen brought to our n aiiet by a meteorite. m what Immght it to the meteorite! The tlotiiulerings of scientitie men when they get into this deep water are ridiculous. W hen wo grant (iod, all lesser mysteries are ex plained. In Him was Life. Will Kllnch Stand the Summer? Our Hum. Tim nrineiiwl news from "sciie- ty" and "sporting" circle for the next six months will be about "de lightful germans" and baseball games. "Klinch" is a new game and we don't know whether it keeps in ranks all during the sum mer months or not. The People Hear Gladly. SMttthrrli KilwuUitti. Down in North Carolina Ir. Sh iver, Governor Aycock, ex-Governor Jarvis. and the school rain- mien Rneakers eau get as large crowds to hear them talk school as the isilitieal sneakers can get to heurlhein talk politics. There is hope for Virginia and the whole South. What has happened in North Carolina can linpien every where. Constant, persistent cam paign work will tell. Looking for a Sign- lulWf h Time. Keeently much has appeared in t he miners concern! ng spi rit uai ism, not a word of which we believe. l'ossibly we can state our position heller v sav lie we lielieve every thine that has ever actually hap pened through the spiritualistic mediums can be explained by the well established principle or psy chology. We say this, notwith standing the recent capers of Mr. Funk, the well known religious publisher, with the spirit of Henry Ward Beecher. These two charac ters seem to have proved good dwwiue cards for the advertise ment of the business. Suppose we admit that there is such a thing as enmiuiiuicatine with denm-teil splr its, where is the good to come of itt f, .;' In: nr.- : k-.l lijei W.ih it;m (la;- V?'V -S"' -''-V-V H l ,. .' MV TA -.l-V " '' ! N.M..,I ...i In iu- i' !..- '.u W8wiwi.fX Lt & , ' ' l ... U M' """V iOi .AV. ;.- ut i, i-i. . .... t i1 - -..t.t',v I: l.-i I lit III. I. AUI' AM 11 1 liK VMiSiiN. .u;i- s iinMr. ji us. uv. BILL ARP'S HOME LITE. ,-bich l imine hxs i bijr Smith's inimesake and lias the lnteruati.ni.il. IsTaiisi' "f it t : ... ii.. k a- iii il... :in-'i:iv ui wt-inmai in i in- 'till How the Old 5outherncr Who U So Oeneral a Favorite Live in His Tw o-Acre drove 5urrounded by His Garden, Flowers and Children. privileges with The Ihiiih- fronts with a eenllei Vestiii!!liouM enaine works at An : I. 'i-i sinie liiwaru Hiuirise ioih-iuhr ill ik ii on Krwiu street, one of Car- tersville's pniminent residence streets, and it has the appearance of a great, airy, elegant country down in the comer in Tl.. i nttr n-A, rr llollie Wl lion II ill f,.l i Bill Arp, w.,.e leH-,,.;-, JTJZ source of so niiieli inter , !""'. , Ironi, tunning an Hinwir i.ii. ! with a natural grove of large oaks week are a est to thousands of people all over the South, is the reason for pub bailing this long article by Mr. David S. Freeman in the Atlanta Constitution. The author truly says that we are nil interested in the personality of those who are' before the public eye in any way, and in such a character as "Billy Harp," doubly so. The article follows: What do his neighliors know and think of him ! How does he pass away his timet What are his diver sinus f Has he little peculiarities, and what lire they! These and like iiiestions an- ones that arise in the average mind in regard to the man who ban risen into general notice. Whenever one dwells in the public eve. trout w naiever cause, kiu-h e I he worlds curiosity that unless the every day personality s b served in the home miu siirtoiiiiii- ings is known there is with a large mass a desire unsatisfied. Major Smith has touched much upon this line that has made bis inulliludeol reader familiar in a way with tits home and family mattisra, but there is much left that is worthy of Is ing sum anu l snail in iius mi" - to pursue a path distinctly my own. About Hie iiome iue m .'iani Charles II. Smith, known as Mil Arp, Is'cause a writer under that mini de illume, there is much that is interesting. Having lieeli his nearest neiehlior (our homes front eiudi other across the street for fifteen voiirs. I have had some chance to know something of him as he is at home. The scenes of his moving about the house iu his xhirt sleeves, "lilirsuing,' lis lie puts it, his garden or yard, pluck ing a rose, watering the grass plot or flower lied, tying up a vine or uiiiusiiiL' some one ol his grmnlrliii dren. so fond of flocking ifwnund him. are ouite familiar ones to my eyes. And then to know him and his lovelv family in their ever hos pitable home is one of the esteemed A Thoughtful Man. M. M. Austin of Winchester, Ind., knew what to do in the hour of need. His wife had such an nn- iwinil ease of stomach and liver trouble physicians could not help her. He thought ol ami ineu nr. King's Xew Lite Tills and she gm relief at once and was finally cured. Only 2.V. at F.uglish Drug t o s. To Cure a Cold In one Day Tike Laxative BrunioUuiiiini! Tablets. All ,lrii,..iii refund the munry i( it failt to oure. E. W. Grove'i Bigna tare it on each boi. li cents. HORSE HEN! For aidine the digestion, creating appetite and for giving life, vigor and strength to norses anu omits, the best remedy of all is Aehrrflft'c rtUllUIUIl V ipleasiint Condition Powders and an on visional pine furnishing a refreshing shade in summer. I lie house is of the old t-ishioned Ivm., built when people regarded com fort more than style iu architec ture, aim is sandwiched between a pretty garden plot and a large and thrifty stramls i ry ls-d. The prem ises as a whnle'lH-ar a look grandly inviting. .Major Smith is very fond of his jjurd mil seemingly much better In, ta his illness, dating back to the early fall. He lime to cuiiie alien he can get out aiming his vegetables and his dowers. He is his own landscape artist and makes his garden a thing of lieailty us well asa source of sup ply for the family table. A terrace of line roses alternates with one of swill growing 'Kentucky Won lers." and a bunch of lilies uriftiid, tulips usually forms bead or tail piece lor a lettuce lieu. He bi llies linnsoll on n is success with vegetables and allirms he dis tanced all competitors in a tomato contest with neighbors last year, mil his strawberries were the lar gest that the soil mid climate can make. II;s energy anu aenviiy are ever moving traits with his in terest and as he expresses it, When his rholcr liegins to use lie goes into tn garden or 10 me woodpile. Hint a rase ot rigors such as the aroma of a too earnest swine pen or some Northern slan der nrnilnecs is escaped. Mr. Smith's home isuuled for its hosnitalitv. and every one ol the large household seems to know how- to ileal out those dear little civui ties that cost so little and which go so far to sweetening existence mid make for nobler things. The big lawn carefully slaked oil and the full paraplierenlia for tennis, the freedom ol the list? ol which is accorded to the young people of the town at all times, at lestsa thoiightfulnessand unselfish ness that is manifested not alone in this but in many ways. Several of the daughters are ac complished musicians and like tal ents are noticeably developing anione the giiuid daughters. I he two daughters who are still w nn the old people, Miss Marian nun Mrs. llruinliv, are apt as entertain rs and no important timet ion in the town is thought complete with out their skill and guiding hands. Major Smith is an elder in the Presbyterian church, but his piety is not of what is known as the "straight laced" type. He cites the fact that, having reared so large a family, and not one of them lirincine discredit on the name, argues conclusively that the chances fur harm ruining out ol shcii 111110 cent amusements as social earn playing and dancing arc loo remote to tH'ar them out wnen 1101 iiureiw onalilv induled in. and Mrs. Smith, n liel'iover along the same line, often perforins nt the piano for n easant little cximimon 01 me fantastic," by the young II IS. cenlly carried back l an agent. , v - 'i-i... ,.wi .r.,n.i. anaiiiu. in m-i iiii. - child, Charles William Young, is a 1 histories - he sa.d also his namesake. J ' 'X .. 1-d ., hi . ... Brow ,, and Mr. Smith, who wits originally Miltlcd John i t a uu. lie l.a Miss tMavia llutcl.ins. sister of, no l'"' fr works that mis judge W. L. Ilt.tchins of 1.1 represent the Ninth, not even edi ... f i ' I urns i'V iim'alol li-s. remwiue, is a woman in ian-n'"" ". sense and most impressive person ality, and her will, while never obtrusive, is like the magician's wuiid iu the house. "Now, Charlie,. will put the Major up to some j;ii4iil-iiatured wily and at the same time have a never ifniibled mean ing. "Yes, 1 am in t ..Miier now, my wife in the other, and the chil dren and grandchildren are stir ring around in the space between us," said the Major the other day. "Mv wife was born the year Gu slars fell." With a twinkle ol mis ..I.I..I' it, liia il (. he eollt i llllt-d longs for the 1'ihev fell Is-cause she was born. And then Mrs. Simlli was ready w ith a retort cqiiaMy as bright. "We have been in three wars, you know the uncivil war. the Spanish war and the family war. And the last one is not over yet." Spcakiu,; about his readiness to defend I lie South ami his rank dis pleasure at any Northern slur, she Charlie IIiiiiks ne ninsi sei tie tins whole business linnsell. lie had a chance to rub it in on some Northern guests we had; but these were lovely people and they found out some things I hey didV! know iilsnit matters down here." The truth is those Northern guests went awav charmed to the lull with their Southern hosts. And, then, two of the Major s sons have TlioiiL'li now in his seventy seventh year. Major Smith's men t.il fienllies are yet intact, as his let lers attest, lie has Ih-cn men tally its well as physically iinlus trions, and hence his remarkable preservation, lie has never invited through brain lag that inertia that is said t often end in ossification wheu the beginning point of old age. which Holmes puts at i has passed or, the German limit of physical usefulness, the pension stage of .Vi, conn s on. lie is a constant reader ami tie 'lights yet iu the old solid works. Besides what he knows by role, he keeps his store ol knowledge re freshed from the repository ol Un doings of the day. His lecture trips have Is-cn opportunities iiu proved forgathering fresh facts. tin the line of reminiscence Mai. Smith is prolific. His war experi ence is full of vivid phases. He was a stall" olUcer with "Tige" An deisoll i-ijhleeii months, then President Mavis appointed him an assistant to Judge .csintt, tnc head of a cotniaissinii to try treason cases. This located him ill Macon, iu this Stale, lie was thus par tially instrumental in convicting three brothers from Columbus with complicity with the enemy and they were sent to jail at Nivaniiah ami turned loose by Sherman when he entered that city. He accoiu Havis during his llighl Major Smith has lived at hi' oivsciit home, the Shadows, six b-cii years. May the of his rcmaiuiui! d.tv icrcd as to make applicable the lines: -j.r..i-l, ! m.k.-.-l" ''" !. ll -!, .l,l-.,'. ! ."-4 ! ' S N. Y. :' A "William ii. iiii ; "My Ik-ai 1. . striui.-d Mi. I i i:.: to deliver to y u a Tllkeg.s- ll:s'! !t.. .1 1 1 1 ., 1 i ii- I: I have ill .. Ill) ilsiiiel. tnist.,- ol the 7'I",ikio live S)LI) A MI LE BY WEIGHT. experience, per isMit I'niled M, Sl I ! so tein Miaiiv, Iii--! in -nla.-s, towards endow mi nt foiiini. "I give this without ii-si-i ation except that I n 'iMih-th il siiitible. p-OV!sii!l 1m- 111 I'll' ll'oll. ill' u!t! to the aids ol' I; .. l,i r a- imigtoii and bis family n i'in his his iie's 1 I... I 's!i ib and good mail to he cti'ii. ,t A II Ol i-a' 1 1 i-e , that he in i liiuiM '( to lus lilt- lie si-i-Mis olH- big !.n :i Ii. e iii-c i-. III-' liio'l' rn ran- and luis it through education to i-u-ii l.-!n i and higher things l lian a land m i-i - fioni M cuiiiarv care lie flee to devoli gi-eat mission. 1' ol the gn-atst V....I l,.-ii u-i.ou .,ri,ll, , ll ,
v.....;n.'o ,!.,,.,,! i,,i, I,, bi. (lanieil .XI r. home his wife, his children and b-m Millen l.t ; Macon, and nursed grandchildren is something lieauli- j Mis. Hayes, then c .on, fa ... i.. 1...1.1 ii.. .-rti... .. I.. 'girl, on the trip. When the up ,m " ,. i .,nK..-h ..f wiiso's.ai.i made it t.. every ween io ciieii oin-i.i ins i...,i r. one of whom is in Hume, another;";" '' "!'. V. " .', another in New York ic ' ' , " Florida. Ilisi Lawrcneevtlie, wnere .ins. .-.ninn ..I I... I. BUS SIllV IIL'. I I CIOSMIlg 1 I II'"' llowing Willi milk and linn. v. History is to tell ol two Washing Ions, one white, the other blink.; both fathers of then peopl-. "I am satisfied ihat tin- serious race problem of the South is to be solved wisely only thiougli Mr., Washington's poln y of education, w hu ll he seems to have Ih'H sie cially lioi n - ii sI im- among si, im s - to establish and iu his own il i greatly to ii'Uanic. '(il.nl am I In be able to a (his good work iu which you yours so zealously labor. "Yours truly. "Ani:i.v Cl;i:n iu Me viin, and another youngest dan in liter, si-si """.' " i.i ...;., su uaillu asallead so olieit referred to in Ins letters as , " - Ctnrtfmrn who , have used, with indifferent results, dition powders recom mended equally gooa for horses, cattle, poul try, swine, etc., w ill find in Ashcraft s a remeuy beneficial to horses and mules only. It is not a cure-all, but invalua ble for the purposes recommended. Asheraft's Condition "Jessie." Mrs. W. W. Young. Hie recipient of his parental olliees and attentions, lie w ill go to her home, two blocks lip the street, and look after ami entertain her little children niter supper jut to relieve her of the burden, ami Mary I.uu and Caroline pulling at enindiia's coat tails in the home or on a pretty day on the lawn is a common sight, and William, his namesake, the youngest, newest "apple of bis eye," holds out his hands mid is always ready for u leap to grandpa's arms, lie fell in a ditch, the town being without street lights, one night last sum mer while currying his daughter a bucket of berries. Fp to Ins last illness he always went to the post ollice for his own mail, carrying his lantern if after dark. Major Smith has no set plan lor his work as a writer. He usually undertakes the task U'foro him when the not ion seizes htm and can write as well w ith children play nig about his knee or perhaps talking iu the room as when he is nliinc. His library consists of a thousand volumes, embracing many bin irratihical. historical and literary works, with those of must all the nis'ts. His favorite cyclopedia it ii I of him. lie tied the records ol tin treason court up with a corn, lit Inched a rock to them, and dropped them where the rustling water of Yellow Kiver forever obscured them lioiii sight. It was while, iu connection with Genrgu Adair and F.. Y. Clark, he was editing the Southern Confed eracy at Atlanta, that he began to write the letters Unit first made him famous throughout the South, of which that entitled "The Koinan linnagee" was a sample. These were keiit till till alter the will ended. The .scene of FndcrwiMid's flight the fugitive behind a steed with a knot in the tall run trough, llie dashboard, depicted in the follow ing lines: Tl- IMOIlf Ten Cents a found for a Mn ill Animal Proved about the Right Figure. ' I uirt,,l. I.I.. r. r Jl 1 The latest manner of buying a! his rk is iiinii' ...n I., w i ,.in,.l,,w l,v the noiiiid. ! Moses, w ho leads h Mr John 11. Alexander purchased one yesterday atlerunoii troiii .ir. McLcllan iu that novel way. Mr. Alexander owned a farm a lew miles north of the city, and an ad ditinnai mule was ded to plant the crop. Alexander nu t Mel.ellau at Keiulrick's slals-ls, on North College st ris-t. McU-llaii is from Iredell county and sells a drove o lnn-srs and mules ill this city every year. Yes," said Mr. McLellan. "I have just one mule let), and he is a dandv. I will sell him cheap too. for I want to leave town." The mule w;is brought forth. It was a sal; ill animal. "It's a beauty." said McliCllun. "is ynung iiud ran pull us many pounds as a much larger mule. You may have him for 7."." "It's most ton small." said Mr. Alexander, "but I'll give you fni lor it just to get yon out of the city." "Cost me more than that." sail the trader, "and liesids it is imt so small. It will weigh Ton now." "It wont weigh mine than dun pounds," avowed Mr. Alexander, "but I'll split the dill'erence mill give you for the animal." "No go." "You say it will weigh Tiki pounds," said Alexander. "Well, II give you IU cents a pnunu un it. The trade was accepted and the men, accoiiipaiiieu ny several nuer esled bystanders, wenl to the scales of the Standard Ice and Fuel Cum pauy, on Fast Trade street, and had the IsmsI weighed. 'Six hundred and eighty live mil nils," announced the weigher. 1 . ....... "Here your ?i.s..io. sum .nr. Mexander," and handing the cash to Mr Mebelland he sent the mule to his farm. , The Trouble With I nion County Land W hat a Farmer on the kJ Hills of Georgia Has Done. How to Fill Gullies Seeing (ibosts is An Altogether Easy Thing. i u on the rd hills of Geor- - .. . .. -i... l;i i. ! lol a gl'lll lelliau n uu win li.en (hen-. "I know a farmer who t in s on., hundred plows under bis own suiM-msion. Twenty -seven . ais.ig,, he had nothing, but some how In- 1. .ii lied Ii .w to farm, and i,...i i.ii.-.l as a millionaire. I.. S:- s . !e miles fnilu a town, 'at h is L ull a little raibxmd of his .its to tae neiiest main line. Be s; li - ! i:. as. he owns and oHT ,' s a c a'oa vol oil mill, and .1 .i s ot!;. i iliiiigsonatieiiual scale. il-woiks negro lalr wholly ex- ccpt ;i tew nversis-iw who are w hite 'men. lb-knows how to farm and . ha made bis laud very fertile. .Terracing and hillside ditches are his h,.bbv. They dot his every field." The great trouble with I'liiou county laud," said a bystander who heard' the story of this farmer of the ml hills ol Georgia, ''is uot its natural poverty, but the fact that all the fertility' is allowed to wash away. A big l'r cent, of the wealth of Fnion county lies at the bottom of the streams, and the gold prospectors don't find it, either." And this ci'iiers,il ion is suggestive ,. a reni n k beard by the writer iu regard In the work of the State Ag i n ult ural and Mechanical College. The statement was that if the Col in UN I'Aiii: TWO, ) A MM SS lllll Kobhtd the Grave. A startling incident is narrated b John Oliver of Philadelphia as follow s: "1 was in an awful condi tion. My skin was almost yellow, eves sunken, tongue coated, pain iluiiiiiually in back and sides, no a.Mtile. growing weaker day by lay. Thus- physicians had given mo up. Then fwasiidvisedtou.su laeetric Bitters: to my great joy, the first bottle made a decided im provement. I tinned their use tin three wecks,:ind am now a well man. I know they rohlied the ae of another victim." Noone Inuild tail to try them, ouiy on s. .... iunt.fd. tit English Krng gr j (in to I'low.s stum r kraut at .ii.. in cciiis a gallon. , s ! TTTTTT7TZZZZZ. i: t Stupidly Proper. Fourth (ttr. An editor of a small American naner recently stated that he had been kissed by one of the most beautiful married women in the town, lie promised to tell her name in the first issue of bis paper i month. In two weeks the rircnliition of his newspaper doub led. But when he gava the name of bis i ife be bud w leave towo. Smith seems a universal favorite aiming the preachers w ho serve the people of the town, anil they often pay him visits to have some of the sunshine of his ttiire 'infused into their own lives, h s jrarc philosophy asa burnisher of .their thought ami uis rcmiiiisHcu Icestojiispire their own research. i ... . . : l. HIS Wliole Hie icnnr hmhii mi- t.r of fact luuin of ehrerfulncss as to verify the saying, 'Cheerfulness 'n.i.LnilbCnl-l' (llull U ItMltit- ttlltl IIIUI llinarflriiij ........ it is which crowns a walconie.". Major Smith was one of a family nf ten children, his wife was one of Powders . f,imiis ,,f ton children, and they 5 ants con- 7 Inl ill i. tnv Itt'Hrt To Hi i liiim t - ol - iit' ult that i.lil -If'T ami cm The new (jiintam iltink tl.at feel gnn.l, lirci'ise it baiiislu i, just the thing. It makes you s all your troubles, and makes yen e;.i. you me. living. Kuvita is non-alcoholic and non stiiiiulatiiig. It is one of tin: greatest digestion aiders on earth. Yon can cat what you want and as much as you want and never be troubled with indigestion if you drink Euvita. It is not a drug, but a pun- wholesome beverage, and equally as delightful in summer as in winter, lie who drinks Euvita drinks health. Dm't fail to give ii a trial. Five cents, at C. N. Simpson, Jr.'s Soda Fountain. Fstablished 1873 Incorporated IV01 IS And the reuuest to "Arlenius Ward, showman," to send "enough powder to kill a jailer stump tail dog that prowls around my prem ises at night, when "run-wen, l!ig John, farewell! w ith Irayed nil-its men struggled on against the inevitable ami finally the ran cor of defeat was a chastising rod over proud nut it res. In January, IMu, .Major miihii gut back to Uoine with bis wife ami six children, and Tip, the old faintly servant. I'1' accidentally L'ot a chance to plead for ll fellow i i Selma tirraiiigned on a charge for ciiilH .lemeiil whom be got mil of prison on ll 'J,i,IMIIt bond, pock- e'inir a fee of a? I tl.SMtt. Confederate money. Five thousand dollars of this lie invested in cotton cards, which he packed into one side of A Gnat Sensation. There was a lug sensation in a ille. inl.. when W . II. in-own if that place, who was cxpeeled to die, had his life saved by lr. King s New liiscovery lor t onsuiiipiion. He writes: "I endured insulin-able agonies from Asliimi,biit your New liiscovery gave me immediate-re lief and wsin thereafter affected a complete cure." Similar cures of consumption, pneumonia, bronchi tis and grip are numerous, n sine peerless remedy tar all inmai nun lung troubles. ' Price .Vc. und?!. Guaranteed by Fnglish Priig Co. Trial lsittlcs free. Carolina Marble and Granite Company. are prepared from the formal of have a'familv of ten children, all . . . . - - or, - a oractical veterinarian oi oxer ju iivim?. There are tweniy-one oi years' experience, and when once t,e Kmdchihlreti. The oldest used, horsemen will have no other. gml,dchild, Charles Henry Smith, "Thi it in nlfT that r "ii"i i Athrnft a KrnMsllr. ..r a moot" y- I - - ; wi uun n.r kaw .. niv.rs.t Makes a Clean Sweep. u.,.. Tlx mml dnin im lms.riw.iwa la I ' riLl'rTm! There's uoll.inR ike doing a l".r. .4 or ha; Ifi lllf thorOllglllV. Of III! tllC Salves tr-rtuaousK you ever heard of liucklei.'s Ami- K.c." ca gaive is the best. It swccis Ashcrsft s Powders fatten put BWay al, rnr,s burns, sons, cuts, never bloat, the hair becoming hrnises. boils, nlcei. kkln crup sleek and glossy. Always high tlons snd idles. It's only 2 V. and grade. Price 25 cents. Sold by guaranteed to give satisfaction by English Drug Company tngnsu Drag 10. Eierit cents a pound what a young woman paid for twelve pounds of flesh. She was thin and weak and his valise and .he other mo in - . . . i i ; (iiu 11111. ii' i""""'! paid one dollar for a bottle L,m.t n a hack over land, and ,mV Fmnlsinn. ami tiVtak- w ith the addition to his neima in iiv' regular doses had gamed twelve pounds in weight before the bottle was finished. : F.itrht " cents a pound is cheap for such valuable ma terial, borne pay more, some K-ss, some get nothing for their money. You get your money's worth when you buy Scott's Kmulsion. Vc will send you a little fixe. V'OTT & BOWNE, Chemists, 4.t9 Pearl Street, New York. 50c and rt.oo; sit druggists. 64,000 Immigrants Since April I- S.. V i.rk lll"i:l'.!l. Judging from the first tS dayi April will prove to be a record month for immigration. In round numbers 04,000 have passed through KHis IslanJ thns far this month, and it is estimated that the total will be over 00.000. May last year, with K 2.000 itn-niiL-rants, holds the record, and it is predicted that over 100,000 ali- r .... , .1.. . . ... . ens will ie orougiu u uus 1 1 V IIG next month. ... v , nn n Id-mA v IUU ncwjru, IUU The readers of this paper will he cli-isrd fo learn that there ia at least ..no dia-ailrd ilmease that aciciire lias Our business has been more than satisfactory since opening in Monroe, ami we now have im hand us nice a stock as can be found at any yard in the State. We have just received some new ami specially handsome designs, and we invito the inspection of all persons needing anything in ouf line. No grave, however humble, should bi allowed to go unmarked. We can make a j"l to suit the price you arc able to pay. Call for designs and prices. Carolina Marble and Granite Co V., I.F1KD, Manner. MONROE, N. C. Yards at Slatesville, Salisbury, North Wilkesboro, and Monroe. vestment of a Imix of tobacco and alhiltnf Koswcll shirting betook linb Hargrove into partnership t,e medical fraternity. Catanli hruiR savinos.Loan anflTrustGo.. MONROE, N. C. Office iu Dillouy orniture HuililiiiB, directly aouth of and ftiiutini; the Cotiitlioiise. Organised midii llie laws u( the State of North Carolina, J. M. Bolk, Vico-tres.; lr'.,:!!.,ire ,',nr- ' h V. Z ' Officers: R. B. Rcdwlne, President; ins, is mii.iiii. w " ihr mi v tiositive cute n. '.. kimii 10 and they had the biggest .stand In Itoiiie. lie practiced law in Koine with Judge Hiuiilumi mid also with Judge Tinier ood, each for n long term of yearn. requires a H.ill'i Ca- coiihtilutional disease, ciinatittitiniial treatnirnt tarrh Cure ii taVen internally, acting directly upon the blood ami mucous iir!a:e ol the nyslein, theiehy lie ulrojini! the foundation of the disease. and Eivine tlie paiieiu BirciiRin ey ...... t, . ..... t 1 auu EivuiK me (t-o.-ii, t..ih... . j He moved to the Fontaine farm c,msntution and aait in Ibis comity in 177, where n- jn l)4ur doinu its work. The hor l-'reeman, a Jiolile menu ami ; prop,ietori have o much laiin in n gixid fellow, now passed away, fig-j curative powers, that they offer one n.,1 lo Ida lettera. "t able" wwtiHundied Dollars for any ca that it F. H. Wolfo, Cashier. . - a.a VA.. Directors: J. M. Bolk, A. W. roiin, A. J. rrtce, i. urr, 0. S. Leo. Dr. J. ff. aUt s J. W. Bivcns, i. 1 13 !Aa4mlnA Green. nred 111 Ilia letters. supply fount for bin quaint phil odopliy. "Strength and vigor come ol good food, duly digested, Force," a ready-to srrve wheat and barley lood, adds no burden.but sustains, nourishes, invigorates." fails to cure, bend tor lis! oi yu moniale. Address, F.J.CMKNKY CO, Toleiio, Ohio. Sold b dniggisU, 7"c Hall family pills are the boat "Force." also strength health, at Bruner & Huey's. and Invitei personal and other accounts large o" ajlsubject to cheek at aicht, anJ allows interest on agreement. v Issues certilicatea of deposit on which interest it paid. . sett ( agent lor municipal and private corporations or individuals. Boys, sells and rents real estate and personal property. A ut honied by law to act as Executor, Administrator, Guardian, Agent, ate. Can accept any trust lor which an inuividuai is eugioie. Iu truM matters tlie company win rccognno any rcpwaun uremi . ... bar to which they may be instrumental in placing In its chart. By Una means clients may continue to benefit l y the oversight ol their owa couosel and at the same time aecuia corporate responsibility. Endorses or guarantees the payment of notes or other obligation. Lends money at all times on approved security or on land. Makes bonds for officers, and id crimiual or civil judicial proceedings. Savinijs Bank feature-deposits in small sum for saving a apscialty. , Procures loan for borrower and will find borrower for thoe desiring to lead money.