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Are a well balanced and finished product. The
result of knowlege and experience, working
with best materials, science and careful labor.
As a matter of convenience for local dealers we have on storage at the Virginia
Carolina Navigation Co. ware house, two thousand tons and will keep ware house
filled as demand requires We have local dealers in every locality throughout
Northeastern North Carolina. See them bafore buying.
BROCK & SCOTT PRODUCE CO.
Elizabeth City, North Carolina
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1 And other building material from
Lambert Bros. Inc. I
I Water&Poindexter Sts. Eliz. City,N.C. j
SPRING LAMBS AND SPRING CHICKENS
GIVE THAT SHIPMENT TO
G. R. WHITE
Successor to F. B. Walker.
BONDED COMMISSION MERCHANT
18 Years Experience in the Retail Produce Trade in
Returns Made Same Day
83 Roanoke Ave. -:- Norfolk, Virginia
Represented by . R. FERRELL, Weeksville, N. C.
This wax has opened up untold ad
vantages to men and women in every
branch of trade and business.' You never
know when you may need the expert
ence of a business education. All up
to date business houses demand skilled
Those who are holding high positions
are many who began as Stenographers
and were so competent they soon prov
ed themselves invaluable to their em
ployers. We place our pupils just as soon as
they prove they are capable, and are
constantly being asked for capable
pupils to fill positions. Good steno
graphers were neved in greater demand
than at the present time. The odds are
too great against the incompetent.
New and rapidly expanding business
houses do not employ the unprepared.
Classes in SHORTHAND, TYPE
WRITING, BOOKKEEPING, FRENCH
and ENGLISH are being formed now at
the ELIZABETH CITY. BUSINESS
See MRS. WM. BOETTCHER, Rob-,
inson Building, Poindexter Street,
Elizabeth City, N. C.
MAINE GROWN COBBLER
Seed Irishf Potatoes
BURT (OR 90 DAY) SEED OATS
ALL KINDS OF GARDEN SEED.
Among the stock-holders of this company are 21 of the most suc
cessful farmers in Pasquotank County. That fact alone is your
guarantee of good fertilizers and good seed bought of this concern.
OUR STOCKS ARE COMPLETE
Farmers' Ginning & Produce Co.
Office, Warehouse and Gin on West Main St., opposite
N. S. R. R. Passenger Depot Phone 972
A Quiet, Refined Place To Eat
SCOTT & TWIDDY'S
Main St, Elizabeth City, N. C.
THE LATEST PATTERNS
IN WALL PAPER
7c Apiece, Gilt 10c Apiece
Window Shades, All Colors.
36x72 65c, 80c and $1.25
36x90 80c. 90c and $1.50
Lucas, lb 25
Floor Stains, qt .65
THOMAS & MESSER CO,
1015 W. Baltimore Street
'ZoT Puvne- St. Norfock.Va.
MAL.F TQNirS.ZlfSC ETCHINGS
Ovick Service-Send for Price-Lists
NOW LOCATED AT No. 217 GRANBY ST.
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nappy hair crow Ions, soft and allky.
It cleans dandruff and stops Falling
Hair at once. Priest 28c by mail on
receipt of stamps or coin. .
A6ENTS WANTED EVERYWHERE
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IKD" -E CO. Tuurr,cut.
ADVERTISBIENTS IN THIS COLUMN COST, ONE
CENT A WORD FOR E ACH INSERTION. NO AD-
VERTISEMENT ACCEPTED FOR LESS THAN 25c.
FOR SALE: Pure Bred Duroc Jersey
Pigra eight to ten weeks old; entitled to
regrfstraUon. A. E. COHOON, City
FOR SALE: A nice truck farm at
Grandy, N. C, contains about 50 acres
with two building's on same; also three
River front farms in Camden County
between Elizabeth City and Shiloh;
several cheap homes in Elizabeth City;
all bargains. Write me for full infor
mation on which you want. L. Li.
WINDER, Elizabeth City, N. C.
FOR SALE: One good Maxwell Tour
ing Car in good condition. Reason for
ooiHnff t VisTra rn cars. Address.
MAXWELL., Post Office Box 196, Eliz
abeth City, N. C. : cMyl6-lt
FOR SALE: Store and living rooms
in one building ; a spacious work shop
suitable for repairing most anything,
a large shelter for vehicles or storage
and a small warehouse. All this on
three lots or 150 by 100 feet and situat
ed on South Martin street where the
travel from down the county passes
and other traffic. It is a fine opening
for a wide awake man with plenty of
hustle and little of moneey. $800 will
buy it, or about half cost of buildings.
Also thirty five acres in pine thicket
and thick it is. All getting to.be mine
prop size or dandy for cord wood. Land
is level and situated at fork of road
James Pier. Price $1,200. " Either land
or wood worth the money. W. E.
DUNSTAN, 203 Hinton Building, City.
FOR SALE Bee Hives and Bee Sup
plies. See R, E. Quinn Furniture Com
FOR SALE 5 passenger Ford car, first
class condition. Good tires. Apply to
G. G. MARKHAM, City. cA.25-tf
FOR SALE: Five room house and
corner lot 60x80 feet in First ward.
Good opportunity for working man to
maUo a valnahla hnm. 850 bUVS it.
Will take $200 down and take note and
mortgage for balance on time to suit
purchaser. Address "House and Lot",
care of THE INDEPKMUUJiN'r. azsu
FOR ySAIiB Qne.' extra ; good -v. work
mare. Reasonable , price to. quickest
buyer. Apply W. B. PUMMILL, Raleigh
St., Elizabeth City. cA4-tf.
WANTED: Farmer to take charge
of farm within 1 mile of Court House.
Crop half planted, remainder of land
ready for planting. Everything fur
nished. A. E. COHOON, phone 920-L,
FOR SALE: Full blood Duroc Jersey!
and Poland China Pigs, male and fe-
male. For particulars address J. H.
FOR SALE: 1 ton Truckford Truck.
Will sell or exchange for Runabout
Ford, but must be in good condition.
W. F. UMPHLETT.RFD 3; Hertford,
N. C. pAll-5t
FOP. oALE: Eggs from extra fine
White Leghorn Hens, $1.50 for setting.
W. B. PUMMILL, 507 Raleigh street,
WANTED: Live cattle and hogs,
either in part or whole car lots, for
immediate slaughter. P. A. HOOKER
MEAT CO., Kinston, N. C. pA25-4t
WANTED: Two to four able-bodied
men to work around heading or saw
mill. Good wages to right men. Ad
dress BOX 12, Washington, N. C.
FOR SALE: Cotton gin, Grist mill
and International feed mill, complete
with 25 H.P. Boiler, 15 H.P. Engine,
70 saw gin, Beasley power press and
all necessary shafting, pulleys, belting,
etc. All in running condition. Will
sell cheap to quick buyer. Apply to
L. C. RELFE, Durants Neck, N. C.
WANTED : At once log-pound man who-)
understands taking up sunken logs,
also one day and one night fireman.
Wages good for right men. BOX 12,
Washington, N. C. cA18-tf
REWARD: $500 reward for the ar
rest and conviction of the party or
parties who burned my home on the
night of April 28, 1919. W. W. MID
GET, MANNS HARBOR, N. C. M 9 4t
LEGAL : AND : SALE : NOTICES
By virtue of an order of re-sale made
on April 26th, 1919, by Hon. G. R. Little,
ciar-tr rsf tho surkArior Court of Pas
quotank County, North Carolina, in a
Special Proceeding entitled "W. K.
Raper et all vs. Maland Raper et all",
T nn Satnrflav. Mav 17. 1919. at 12
o'clock M., offer for sale at public
auction for cash, before the Court
TTmiao rinnr in snfrl rniltltv the rjrOD-
erty mentioned in said order of re
That certain Jot of land situate on
tvia Weat SidA of South Road street in
the Town of Elizabeth City, North
Carolina, beginning at the North East
corner of the lot of Eliza A. and Annie
L. Pritchard and running Northwardly
along the West side of said Street 69
feet and 4 inches to the lot of B. F.
SDence: thence Westwardly along tne
line of B. F. Spence 216 feet and 7
inches; thence Southwardly, parauei
with said street, 71 feet and 6 inches
. in iiTH7.. A. and Annie L.
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Pritchard and thence Eastwardly along
their line 216 feet and 7 mcnes to tne
point of beginning Same being the
lot conveyed to Henry Raper, deceased,
by John A. Parker and wife by deed
dated September 14, 1915, which said
deed is duly recorded in the Office of
the Register of Deeds of Pasquotank
County, North Carolina, in Deed Book
TSTo. 41. Daee 369. Bidding on this lot
will start at $2378.20.
The above sale win De nan uecauac
of a raise of 10 being made on the
rrarf frn- aaM nronertv at a form
er sale had on April 5, 1919, said re-asle
being advertised in compuauue wim
Chapter 19 of the Public Laws of North
Carolina, Session of 1918.
Dated and postea tnis Apni cv,
ERNEST L. SAWYER,
Commissioner of Court. .
Frogs as Barometers.
Certain animals, acceding to a Lon
don naturalist, appear to act as live
barometers. And in proof of this he
says that while frogs remain yellow
nothing but fine weather may be ex
pected, but should .their coats begin
to assume a brown hue it is a sign
of coming bad weather.
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT
BEFOR THE CLERK
IN THE MATTER OF THE WILL
Of " . -D.
B. BRADFORD, Deceased.
To Keith Fearing, Woodson Fear
ing, Camille Ehringhaus (or Foster),
W. F. Ehringhaus, William Ehringhaus
and Elizabeth Ehringhaus and Mrs.
Minerva -I. Bradford:
You and each of you as persons in
terested in the estate of the late D. B.
Bradford, deceased, are hereby notified
that D. B. Fearing, having . entered ; a
caveat to the probate, of the paper'
writing purporting to be the last will
and testament of D. B. Bradford, de
ceased, and having filed the bond re
quired by law, and the case having
been transferred to the Superior Court
for trail at Term, you will appear at
the September Term, 1919, of Pasquo
tank County Superior Court, which
said term convenes on the Second
Monday after the First. Monday in
September 1919, it being the 15th day
of September. 1919, and make your
selves proper parties to said proceed
ing if you so choose.
This second day of April, 1919.
G. R. LITTLE,
Clerk Superior Court of Pasquotank
County, N. C. cA.ll-6t
Reapers and Binders
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Spence & MoIIowell Co.
The Big Farmers Supply House
Elizabeth City, N.C.
INN & CO
We make a specialty of
Peas and Potatoes
AGENTS WANTED AT ALL POINTS
GET IN TOUCH WITH US EARLY
22 COMMERCE ST.
NEWARK, N. J.
it A. Brice k Son
Always successful with North Carolina Produce,
Poultry and eggs. Write for tags and stencils.
N. C. PEAS AND POTATOES OUR SPECIALLlfs
138 Callowhill St.
. Now is seeding time if you ex
pect to have a good and bounti
ful Harvest, you should plant
good seed, our seed are as good
as any and better than some.
Early Garden Peas, Beans,
Corn, Onion Sets, and all other
Garden Seed, Clover, Grass
Seed and Seed Oats.
Feed For Stock and Poultry.
Electric Supplies, Auto Lamps,
Flash Lights and Batteries.
Yours to serve,
W. S. WHITE & CO.
120-122 Poindexter Street
ELIZABETH CITY, N. C.
NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION
Having qualified as Administrator of
the late Sambo Glover, I hereby give
notice to all persons indebted to his
estate to come forward and make im
mediate settlement, and those holding
claims against the same to present
them for payment within . twelve
months from the date of this notice,
or it will be pleaded in bar of their
April 26th. 1919.
- WILLIAM GLOV3R,
To The Voters of Second Ward:
NOTICE OF ADMINISTRATION
Having qualified as administrator of
the late Sarah Allen Tarkington I
hereby give notice to all persons In
debted to her estate to come forward
and make immediate settlement, and
those holding claims against the same
to present them for payment within
twelve months from the date of this
notice, or it will be pleaded in bar of
C. R. TARKINGTON,
May 3rd, 1919 6t. Administrator
Room 29 Kramer Bldg.
Thof oly Renovmted Since February
Now Operated By ,
Dodson Hotel Corp.
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SMITH & GO. ; Th : "
PRODUCE COMMISSION MERCHANTS "
' POULTRY AND EGGS A SPECIALTY "
2 35 Roanoke Dock ' Norfolk, Va.
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Peas, Irish And Sweet Potatoes j
WE WANT MORE SHIPPERS IN J
Eastern North Carolina
E Write for Stencils and Information
KNAPP BROS. & CO.
1 196 MURRAY ST. NEW YORK
We are New York Selling Agents for the Eastern Shore of
5 Virginia Produce Exchange, and for the Southern
Produce Co. of Norfolk, Va.
OVERSTREET & JONES
Formerly ALEXANDER, JONES COMPANY
Invite your shipments of country produce, eees, live
and dressed poultry, live stock, live and dressed hogs.
SPECIAL RATES ON CAR LOTS
16 Roanoke Dock Norfolk, Va.
U. S, Food Administration License No. Q 14895
M. E. BENNER & CO.
Wholesale Commission Merchants In
Fresh Fish, Terrapin, Game, &c.
No. 104 Callowhill Street
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