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ASHEVILLE DAILY CITIZEN: MONDAY EVENING, APRIL 14, 1890.
H. D. CHILD, Business Manager.
Till Dailt CtTlIKN will b punli.hed every
wwruuua ivscv.pi aunuay ) ai me iwiivwwg
Three Month! 1.S0
One Month BO
One Week...... IB
Our carrier, will deliver the nan everv
afternoon In every part of the city to our aub
acrlberm, and partlca wanting It will plcaac
call at the Citukn Omce. "
Advutiuno Katk Keaeonable, and made
kuuwm uo application at inn omce. ah
traaaieat aavcrtMcmcnU malt be paid In ad
vance. The Citukn U the moat cxtenalvcly clrcu
latea ana widely read ncw.papcr in Wcatcrn
lta dlacuaalon of public men and mcaaurea
a in the intereat or public integrity, honeat
tfovcrnment, and pruapcruua induatry, and it
no pcraonul ullcKianccia treating pub
Specimen coplea of any edition will be acnt
itw w any one aenuinjc tneir auilrca..
Rcadtnjr noticea ten cenu tier line. Ohitu-
ary, marriaxe and aociety noticea fifty cent,
each (not exceeding ten llnea) or ntty centa
i i luca.
MONDAY. APRIL H, 181)0.
TUB DAII.V CITIZKM
la on aale at the following placca In Aahcvllle:
BATTKKY PARK NKWS STAND.
Ot.KN KOCK NliWS STAND.
MOllUL C1UAH BTOKH. Pntton Ave.
J. CAKSONS NliWS SIOKU, North Court
PERTINENT AND PERSONAL.
Mewa About AahevllllatiH and of
Iranicera) Wlllim our Uatca).
Sol Gtillcrt, of Gulden Valley, N. C, is
nt the Buttery Turk.
G. E. Lewis is registered at the Glen
Kock from Baltimore.
A. Littlefield nnd wile nix' at the Mat
tery Turk from Boston.
J. Edwards Hnsell represents Charles
ton at the Battery Turk.
Samuel B. Kennedy, of Chattanooga,
ib registered ut the GlenKoek.
Jus. F. Tatum, of Norfolk, Vn., is reg-
istereil ut the Swunnanon.
A. W. Tost is registered ut the Swun-
nation from Newark, N.J.
Jus. Sowurds, of Washington, is regis -
tcrcd at the Battery I'ark.
K. L. Burton and wife arc at the Hat-
tery Turk from New York.
Wm. Halls, ir.. nnd wife, of New York
city, arc nt the Battery I'ark.
There were loGurrivals at the principal
hotel Saturday and Sunday
Miss llattic I'ntton has returned from
u visit to friends ut Morgiiutou
John A. Hunter und wife, of St. Louis
urc registered at the Swaiinnuoa
E. C. Thompson and wife, ol Kilin
burgh, lud., are at the Swninmnou.
Gen. I'. M. It. Yuung arrived this
morning nnd is ut the Battery Turk
L. Schluther and family, of Cleveland.
O., have taken rooms at theSwniinanou
A. L. Alexander und J. Cummings, ol
Savannah, arc registered at tilt Battcrv
J. King und wile and C. J. King, ol
Cleveland, Ohio, ure quartered nt the
inos. jurncruml II. U. Archer are ut
the Swnnuniiou. They are from Ymik
its. N. V.
Miss Alice Cannon, of Sweetwater.
Tenn., is visiting Mrs. J. II. Weaver, on
li. T. Games, of New York, and 1,
Ebcrmnn, of Baltimore, Seiit Sunday at
R. I. Lipscomb, of Baltimore, ami W.
T. Kutlcdgc, of Richmond, sjicnt Sunday
ut the Grund Central
Wm. M. Dickson, formerly in busincssat
this place, nnd now living at Hickory
wus in the city to-day
Misses Ellis and llcull, of Washington
city, who huvc lieen nt the Villa for sev
crul weeks have returned home
Mrs. Green, of Bakcrsvillc, nnd Mrs
Moore, of Henderson villc, arc in thecitv
They ure nt the Grund Central
Col. Frank Coxc nnd family arrived
this morning from I'liiladclphia in their
private car, and arc ut the Battery I'ark.
T. S. Ormiston and wife and the Misses
McCormncds, of New York city, are en
joying the hospitality of the Battery
Mrs. W. E. I'cck, of Montcluir, N. J.,
and Mrs. G. W. Dnvis and Miss Tierce, of
New Haven, Conn., urc at the Battcrv
Mr. II. Agncw, of I'liiladclphia, win
lias been spending the winter here, re
turned to the city yesterday from u trip
to the Atlantic coast. He is nt the Swnn-
J. A. Irvine, a tumlicr denier, died at
Sylvn Saturday at 2 o'clock p. in., from
the result ol a surgical oicrntinn. His
wife was with him and accompanied the
remains to Columbus, Tcun., where the
Interment took place
An altercation occurred at the depot
yesterday afternoon between a guest of
the Battery I'ark, who was leaving, and
. the negro who drives the baggage wa
gon from the hotel. The gentleman
truck the driver a severe blow on the
forehead, boarded the train and left,
Messrs. J. C. Brown and Thnd W.
Thrash have bought out the stock of the
Asheville Hardware company from Mr.
C. E. Graham and will ocn for business
to-day under the firm name of Brown &
Thrash. They will do a plumbing and
tinning business una carry n stock ol gen-1
crul house furnishing goods.
The ladies and gentlemen of the Buttery I
Park gave very pleasant entertainment
in the hotel ballroom last Saturday night I
for the benefit of the Mission Hospital,
The program consisted of musical selcc-
Uons and eburades by amateurs, and was
well rendered. The songs by Mrs. Cam-
peaaand the cornet solos by Mr. Fred
Phoenix were received with applause,
mm& tbey were encored several times.
CREATES mitpr a new bumiKu;
' ENLARGES mny an old bunincst;
' uXIX. ma,bv buunem;
i AL.Vr f i V. i ... I I .A
uuu Lnrv r in mil sr uiijirnnu. i
" lrEr?'e rf'eioifc'r. ' coA $h.75 was found under the mattress of
Ttt:ftZWjZ& U - t- of the axes found near
rMdt mdnt then, It, the cheap.
n la Urn eounti r. a 1
KILLED WITH AN AXE.
BRUTAL MURDER COMMIT
TED NEAR THE CITY.
THE VICTIM AN INNOCENT OLD
Hhe Fought Bravely for her Life
but waa Overpowered Mo
Clue to the Murderer.
A most brutal murder oeeurrcd three
miles west of the eity on Saturday night.
Ily it Ilnrriet Williams, an aged colored
woman, lost her life. The partieulars are
Early yesterday morning Harry I'ark.
a colored man who lived near the scene
of the tragedy, went in search of his
horse, which had wandered away during
the night. His walk took him past the
cuhin which was occupied by Harriet
Williams. When near the back door he
heard groans from the inside and think
ing something might have befallen her lie
nieued the door. There n terrible sight
presented itself to him. On the floor ut
the opposite side of the room and lying
in a poolol hcrown blood lay the woman,
Two bloody axes were at her side.
Frightened nearly out of his wits the fel
low ran to some houses near by and
liiickly summoned the inmates. They
hastened to the scene as soon us possible
mil entered the house. The surroundings
told the story
Clad onlv in her night clothes ami
bleeding profuselv from seven ghustly
wounds the woman was lying on the
lloor with her head resting on the hot
loin step of the stairs that led to the u
1KT storv. Near bv her lay two axes
ovcrcd with blood, and scattered about
1 the room were dilTerent articles of furni
lure, wearing apparel and furniture that
'old plainer than words of tlic terrible
struggle that had taken place during the
The woman was not yet dead, al
though unconscious. She was helped to
the bed and every effort made to revive
her, but it was vain und an hour later
lie died, without having uttered a
The victim of this brutal murder was
i highly rcsicclcd, industrious and sav
nig woman, l or three years sue lias
lived entirely alone in the little house
where she met her death Saturday night
It is one of five cabins just oil' of the Hay
wood road. The nearest house is eighty
yards away and is occupied by 1 lames
Henderson. Forty yards farther bv
the family of Joseph l.atimore and at a
listaucc of 1.10 and 100 yards resjiect
ivelv live the families of Barrv Barks and
Mr. A verv Alexander.
For sonic time past the Williams wo
man has worked nt dill'crciil places
the city during the week, ic!idiiig only
Sunday nt her home. On Saturday she
worked at the residence ol Geo. W. l'aek
and in the evening left as usual to sciid
Sunday at her little cabin. When about
a half mile distant she slopicd at the
store of Fletcher Reynolds to purchase
some groceries und while there talked
md joked good naturciHy with the clerk.
While paying for her goods a live dollar
bill dropH'd to the floor and one of the
livstandcrs picked it tip. The clerk no
ticed the action and looking up he said:
"What would you say Harriett, if I
were to tell you that von had lost some
"I should tell vou that you might keep
all that vou found," she replied. "1 have-
not lost any money."
With that the man behind the counter
handed the bill to her. She replaced it in
her pockethook and carelessly remarking
that she had $.1 more ut home to g
with it left the store.
After she hail arrived ut her home she
was seen several times. Twice she was
about the yard for wood and water, anil
once she went to the l.atimore house to
get some milk for her ten. The last
time she wus seen was about tight
No cries were heard from the house
luring the night. No suspicious (icrsons
were seen about the neighborhood and
the whole affair is shrouded in mv-
coroner milium summoned a jury
comHsed of J. W. Stnrncs, C. F. I'cnni-
man, J. M. Cunipbell, K. M. Denver, M
II. Moucyhnn, M, M. Ledlijrd, and an
iti(ucst wus held. The post mortem re
vealed three bloody and deep gashes
made in the head, a gush at the shoulder
that cut to the bone and one on cither
arm. A slight cut had been made on
the ankle. The evidence was substan
tially ns above, und from the npcarnncc
of the room it was evident that the
struggle hud been a long and desperate
The murder was doubtless committed
by a would-lic robber who knew that the
womna hud some money about her per
son and who secreted himself in the house
until she had retired. The victim always
slept with an axe ut the head of Iter bed
and one was standing at the wall near
the rear door. When all was quiet in the
night it is supioscd that the murderer
come from his hiding place, nnd while
moving about the room aroused the
womahi She jumped to her feet and
grasped the wenpon. He took up the
other axe and the struggle began. The
door at the front was hacked as were the
stairs and one of the axe helves showed
two fresh cuts that told of a blow that
hud fullen short of Its mark. The man
was undoubtedly the stronger of the
two und the victory was his. Leaving
victim on the floor he turned
.the dress she bad taken off
and looked for the money. He cut the
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T. J.L.: j n.7
keys and perhaps some money and fled
That he did not get all of her money, and
pcrhnps none, was discovered late In the
- If, ....1...e. 1., I. !...!
Hiicruuun. a hi iakhl-l uuiik tuiiuiiiiinu-
we vered with Uaod nnd to one hair
adhered which upon investigation proved 1
to have come from the head of the mur
dered woman. It is the opinion of De
tective Denver, however, that the man
was wounded in the struggle.
Sometime ago she told her friends that
she had money in the bank. No bunk
book was found yesterday nnd it is
thought that it was taken.
The murdered woman was about 53
years old and was, in old slavery days,
the proicrty of Senator Vance, and
later was given to the Kev. K. N. I'rice.
She was known to the citizens of Ashe-
ville better by the name of Harriet Vance
than by the name of Williams. The hit
tcr was the name of her husband who
deserted her twenty-three years ugo,
The coroner's jury adjourned without
agreeing upon a verdict nnd will hold an
other meeting. The case is in the hand
of the sheriff and the officers urc doing
their best to run the murderer down, but
as yet there is positively no clew. The
funeral took place at 3 o'clock this after
noon from Wilson's Chiicl, about a mile
from the home of the dead woman.
GOSSIP OF THE DAY.
It has been suggested that the dark
tjreeii staudpiK' that looms portentous!
into view from Benumoiit would loo
much liettcr if it had liecn erected with
view to beautv as well as utility. The
truth that there is in this suggestion
apparent to the dullest intellect. How
much belter the water would taste if the
slniuliiiiic was to be decorated with
snakes of the time of Confucius nnd I
.mis of the I'aleooic lwriotl, in a simple
blending of ancient arts that would be
simply iiTCKistmic: Ami wlmt a grace
the whole thing would give to the land
scaie if some very iipronis subject like
"The Naiad's Bath" or "A Morning Di
lioulil lie artistically cmiilazoucd iiKn
the present dullness of the tank! The
scheme of having artistic standpiH.'8 nnd
water towers is by no means new to the
world, and sonic philanthropist might
isily win name and fume for himself I:
presenting to Ashcvdle the services ol
loiue skillful fellow who should be cm
powered to make the dull unsightliuc
if the big water holder change to the
doom of the rose. The whole thing
:ull of a suggestive interest that has lice
resented to the Gossiicr us n thing
worthy of comment, and it is here pre
scntcd to un anxious world with a fc
suggestions tacked on.
Now the New York Sun has gone into
the business of giving to lovely woman
crtain interesting points on how to
make herself even more attractive tha
he really is. First the Sun culls nttcn
lion to the lack of grace und steadiness
in carriage which has lx-come ureal alllie
ion to i ne iriencis ol tnc many young
women who tumble und slide and trii
idling the streets while out walking. Next
the Sun assails the luck of melodious
voices among the American women, and
complains of the "discords we hear so
frequently ; the flatness, the shrillness,
the indistinctness, the nasal quality, the
false modulation, the distressing empha
The Sun has reasons for asking for re
form in these directions, and it would
also have excellent arguments in plciit
to urge, if it cared to, against the same
faults among men. On some of the streets
f Ashcvillc it would lie a very hard mat
ter for any man to walk with the ease
md Bareness ol fooling that ought to
characterize the practiced cdcstrian
but the argument would still hold that
iiK)ii very few roads of any kind wouli
the American man walk 'vith astvleth
would entitle him to praiscful attention
s for the voices of many men, they will
easily take ns many demerit marks as the
voices of the women. Iiidistiiictncssaui
lack of cultivation urc two of the worst
of the besetting sins, although the others
are nil there with them. (Juitc a rurit.
is the mull who can spring gracefully
his feet at o dinner or upon n platform
and treat the assembled auditors to a
neat, compact bundle of arguments nnd
remarks uttered in a pleasant, easy, well
modulated tone that fulls upon the cur
with the smooth pleasing of the mellow
lute, or even with the harmonious dis
turbance of a buss drum when in the
hands of an artist whose soulful, earnest
thoughtful thumpings ure full ol careful
anxiety to please and hopefulness that
each distinct und separate biff shall have
its due value in the homogeneous blow
ings and bunging of the memlx-rsof a big
iirnss bund. Juitc a runty, too, is the
fellow who cun give un order in -a store
or restaurant without having the clerk
or waiter come back to ask him to try it
over and tell them once again what some
particular thing was that he mumbled
over without sufficient clearness to make
Here s a sensible remark from u book
on "Delicate Fcusting" which has re
cently come from the Hiiriiers' press
Kitchen' wine and 'kitchen' butter are
futnl to good cookery." Mr. Theodore
Child, who wrote the book, tins arrived
ut the foundation of one of the vicious
practices of certain housckcciicra who
think that it is all right to use any kind
of cutublc truck in cooking which they
find to Ik too cheap, too rancid -or too
tasteless, or too miserable in apiicarancc
to place before their guests upon the ta
ble. It is probably not necessary to em
ploy gilt-edged butter or the most deli
cate of wines and liqueurs in the prepa
ration of sonic very dainty dishes; but
the use of the white, lard-like grease and
the ghustly liquids, costly at twenty-five
cents a gallon, which the queens of the
kitchen often make prominent ingredi
ents of an otherwise pleasingly con
structed dish, should be discouraged in
every proicrly managed household. If
man was made to deprive the bogs of
their own best dishes turn him at the
trough with the noble animals nnd give
all an equal chance; but don't force them
upon him at the table under easily pene
The Beat on Karth.
What are vou nnvinir for vour FLOUR?
K1N0 FLOUR, the best on earth can be
bad at mast any grocer's at $0 per barrel.
i ne Asnevine Milling t.o. KOLLISK
For the 2-t hours ending nt i) p. m.,
April 13, 18U0:
l'. 8. RlONAL 8KRVICK STATION.
Wlnyah Sanitarium, A.hcvillc, N. CI
lat. sn.aa n. lono. 8j.an w. bi.k. anno ft.
7 ix mill p ntlO p nil Mnx.l
40.0 L73.3 I US.O 77.il I
7 n ill
In KraiiiH iK-r cubic fool of air.)
7am I S p m T II p in T liuily Venn
B.II33 li.-l.T7 a.i'.i'.M a O-'-i
(Cor. fur alt. & U-m
I 'ill Iv .Menu
, IPorectaenU-Oto ml
1 !CTily to Clear
Oiune Of poasihlc amount, in icr cent.
THMPBRATt Kli, April 1 1.
7 u. m. O.B. II p. in
KAK1.VON Kt'CK, M. I'-.
Chicago, April 14. The l.-llnwiiiK is the
rniiKC of IcuiIiiik ftttiiri's to-iln :
IIIKIICKI. loCKl. IIOMIIK,
W II HAT NO. S.
Cok.n No. II.
OATS No. J.
a i v
MKS .'OHK f'
l.AKII ' IIH.
Nkw V.ikk, April 14. Cotton luturcs I
iluy ruma'il 111 IoIIowh:
IIIKIH-Hl. l.OWCMl. IIOKIM
1 1 1'.:
1 1 1
1 1 .117
1 1 .e.s
I I ii
1 1 n:i
1 1 aft
1 1 r.ft
1 1 114
1 I. oil
Hllver I'lalecl Ware.
Ill canters, spoons, forks and knives,
special imliiccmeiils nic liemg ullercil
now. Kogers tnpplc plateil kmv
M. 1 .1 iht set. I orks In match at sun
price. Desert knives, SI HO ikt set. A
splendid assortment of Need iV It.n lon
plated ware, the licst goods made,
ollered at lowest prices. Crockery, glass
mid cutlery, very large stock and .dwav
the lowest prices at Law's, .17. ."'.' ami
(il South Main street.
Tliv Mountain I'lirk Hotel, Hut
HprlnvH, N, c,
Is lirstelass 111 every particular, wit
the iK-st tame 111 tile South, ruie am
abundant water und icrhvl sanitary a
1 lie scenery is Dcautitul, climate nine
milder man Ashcvillc. there iK-iug in
harsh winds and 110 dust toirrit.ite wea
throats and lungs.
1 he baths 111 marble pools arc the fin
est 111 the world ami the t hernial waters
arc un unexcelled Siccitic for rheumatism
out, sciatica, nervous exhaustion am
all diseases of skill and blood.
Excellent physicians reside at the h
Trams leave Ashcvillc for Hot Springs
nt 1 ..10 n. m., ..n anil 7 p. 1
Excursion tickets, iiicludiiiL' one day
board at Mountain Dark hotel, $f..1o.
ror rutcs etc., eddrvss
Adv. W. G. D001.iTTi.li.
Wills Bros., architects. I1.-1 viiii imened
an ofhec 111 Asheville for the practice
tlicir prolession, would cull the inten
tion of parties annul to build to the lac
iiiui nicy nave nan it vaneil cxiicriciicc
111 eastern cities ami iiluoatl ami arc pre
pared to design 111 the most modern
styles till kinds ol liuildiiigsoii the liest
and most unproved seieutilie nriiieiulc
Having been well educated in the pr.ic
ticnl construction of buildings anil alter
warns unving a tuoroiigii prolessional
truiiiing 111 the artistic and seieutilie
braiiehts they can confidently place
menisci ves iieiore tlic imlilie as the equal
1 any in tue 0011111,
Wills Bros, will lie pleased to see nnv
one intending to build, at their office 01
correspond with them, and to show
sketches ami pcrsiieclives ol work done
ciscwncre uy lliem and to consult alnm
buildings ill contemplation,
n.i.s linos. Architects,
Ashcvillc, N. C and Knoxville. Tenn
Office in Barnard building, I'. O. Box ,1.1
Support Home Manufactories bv lini
ng theirgoods. There is un better l-'lnu
made lor the price than Electric I.iel
rlour. Ask your grocer lor it mid take
Ialnt 1 1'uliitl
The Averill I'nint is thehest. Out
all others. Kenutiliil ami economical. In
general use 25 years. Guaranteed. Sum
pic card tree.
1'ITZPATKICK llKOS. & Iol-:KTSON,
New AdvertlHviiicntH To-Day
Ol'RliA Hai.i. Ovldc Miisln.
Notick Wm. M. liiluiirila.
K011U ANn Hoahii fta Colk-tfc Htret-t.
Inciikimikation Notick I.oiiIh It. ki-h.ete
Notick of Incohi'okation . p. Miiu-r.etc.
Havlns rcntcil the linvhlMon IIik.m n.rnl
eue street, 1 will open the mime April Umn
liounllnK house, New furniture throuuhnut.
I. C. IHIK1).
OOM WITH 1I1IAKU.
NICCIV flimlNhctl rnr.tn llllal.U A.v wn Ih
oie or Ki'iuieiiKU. Tame uoiirilcra Umiriil.
prlillw Bii CUI.I.KOK HT.
JJOTICH Ol' lNCOKPORAfioN.
of Norlh Cnrolln,
MniliMon County I HuiH-rinr Ciurt
Notice is ht-rt-liv irlvrn nt the lni-.,r.w.r...l,
of THIt MOUNTAIN PARK IMI'KIIVK.
MUNT COMPANY, that the nnn,... ..t
incoriinrntora are I. P. Miller. Il w i....
anil John U-nrj itlint the prlnclpnl p'uee of
county of Mnilliiun and Hluti- ol North Car
olina, nnd lta iicncrul purpoae nnd huainraa
ib iu uwn, uuy nnn acn mineraia nnn mlncrnl
Innila und lumber, timber nnd timlier Innila,
to mine iron, silver. mnnKaneac and other
mineraia nnd orra nnd to cut and aaw tltnlter
and lumber nnd manufacture the iinm- for 11.
uwn une unu lor ninrltet, to buy, ai-ll, own
nn oirrutc mllla, machinery. aminrfitiiN.
convcyuncea, toola, Impleinenta nnd appli'
ancea of every and any kind and character,
neccaaary or convenient to he uaetl In ,.r in
connection with lta hualneas or any part or
" '"!" run ny water, Klcnm,
electricity or olhcrwiae, toifetlur with nil
animnla, atoc-k, cattle and other iiersonai
proiRTty neccsnary or convenient to the con-
J,"1 "J unaipcaa, or any part or nrnai h
thereof, nnd to Imtirnv. lta ir(i.MWu ......
erect linllillnKB upon the aame or any part of
... ..-"-"-. 1 ui wiorqiraiinriui URC or tile
conduct of lta hualneas or the uae or occtipa.
tlnn of lta emiiloyea. ollleera, aaenu, aervanta
or Kueats, and to aeli or lease au h liultdlnua
or any of them j to purehaar, own and opcr.
ate houaea nnd lintvla fnr h n,P,..i..... .
and nccoinmodntliin of aucata, lionrrirra and
travclcra, and auch land and peraonnl prop,
erty aa may lie neeeaanry or convenient to Ik
uaed in connection I Herewith or with any
part of lta hualneaa; to refine and prepare for
market auch orce and mineraia and manufac
ture the anme, nnd to erect ImlldinKa and
HNiiniTimrniH ana contracta lor the
ime upon the Innda or oroncrtv of m. ,r.
son or perauna dealiinn It ao to do; that the
urnuon oi aaia corporation ahall lie thirty
eara: the canltal la Klve lliinrirarf Tk 2
Dollara, the nuinher of ahnrea la I'lve Thou-
and and the amnim nt ..! -U l- , .
Hundred tlollara, Thla April 1 1 . 1 hiio.
. n , J. J. VVIIITU,
Clerk Buiwrlor Court Madiaun Co,, N, C,
CKOCKKKY AND CLASSWAKU,
Cl'TLliKY AND I'LATliD WAKK,
LAMl'S OF ALL KINDS,
I'KFXCIl CHINA, CUT GLASS,
SOLID S1I.YF.R TAIII.IiWAKli AND
AND Tl 'KK1SII GOODS
IN GKliAT YAKIIiTY.
MY GOODS AKH llliST GKADKS, AND
1'KlCliS 11112 I.OWIiST ALWAYS.
J. II. LAW,
57t 59 & 61 H. Main St.
ASIIIiVII.I.Ii, N. C.
FOU JSA LE!
ImluiliiiK I-urtiiHirt' ami I'.xtiiriH. With
irttni r.o to 7mi aiTi'H of lml. Tcnni tiwv.
Iw i. CARRIICR.
npr'.i il 1 in
JAI.!-: til- HI. A I. liSIATIi.
1 vi I ttl'(T for mill- nt (tic court hounc door
n tin- fit v of A1m- illt-, N C, on Stitiiriltiy.
tht :u any of May, ihmi. at l'J m., the U
louniu iliKt-rilrt-tl proKTtv:
A lot of Itiml. Willi tlv imprt.vfiiu'iitttiHTf
n. Iiim mar the ohl ittpH f W. N. C. K. K
'o., ntltiMtiiiiK tin- IiiihU til Isinlwooil V Mc-
I.tlhin't ohl Itnuiilrv lot, iHUitinitiK at AMtakc
dt tin- i'iiki khIc ol tin railroad trii.-n, titt-
W t-orm-r of aiil futntilrv lot ami run- with
(hat line N .'tl ilryrti' H 1hi tVt t to n utiik.-;
llutifr S. U-f:m-M iiiiniitr I, lott fevt to
1 Hiakc; thfiuv S loo ft-t-t nt tlimt- w phi
i.tt ! a taki'; tmiui- N Ui;ri.t-i. 4.1 nun
iiti-K v l.tiittft to the iH'L'intunK. coniamiiiK
ihoiit oiif-thinl of ail airt- mort- or Ir-.
Thiatltii i'initiiint n uikmI frame iMiildinu
with liriik ItaHi-imnl, I 4-niotiw. iiikI n mil
II of water. Silliatcil near the line ol .
C. K. K. ami the C. I. (Irnham citllt.n tae-
torv. iimi other Inctoiir near tlie new uepot.
duIiI Ik niatle vahialile hh a hitanhiiK or
tent tin ut hinie
I i inn ime-thinl eafh, htiiaiiev in one nnn
Y earn. J. IS. .MART IN.
aprl 1 tliiU
BATTERY PARK MUSIC HALL,
Wednesday, April 23.
THE WORLD-FAMED VIOLINIST,
And Ilia own Company of SuihtIi Arlinta.
ANN 1 15 I.OI ISi: TANNI5K,
Prima liomia Htpraiio.
Prima lioaau Contralto,
I NI. UK Tllll Al'MPICIIMOl'
the y. m. c. a.
General Admlititloit, a .75
RcHcrvcd SeatM, (i.oo
OTICB Ol' INCOKI'UKATION.
Notice la hercliy tfiven of the Ineorpnrntion
f "Til H WHSTlfllN NORTH CAKOI.INA
COMI'MIPM COMPANY"; that the nnmea
if the ineorporntora are Liuia K. Rich. 11. W.
HiHaell and John W. Phinney. nnd aui-hnthcra
11a they mny aaaociate with tltcm; that the
inacipai iraee ui uu.ineaa annn or in the elty
,f Aalicvillc. county of lluncoml nnd m.ii-
of North Carolina 1 nnd lta Rt-nerul piirpnae
nnn ou.ineiM) i" in pun-nfiac, Icnar or ooici
wine ncpurc noiu. nnn minitllt proiertlea, op
tiona or intert-ata In nui-Ii oroiK-rlli-a. in wh.tlp
or in part, aitiintrd in Hvvnln or Haywood
countlo, in the Hlnte of North Carollnn or
111 any inner county in anin clinic, or In nnv
county of any olhrr Htnte, when In ain-h
iliila anil minlint proierliea may Ir- located ;
ml to hold, wora and dcvelon the antit!
aaue lionda of the compnny nnd to aeciin- l.hi-
amc hv eaeciitinn a murlKUKc or mortMiiura
n the Iranrhiara or proiK-rty of tin-coin 1 any
r nnv tmrt thereof, and to a.-ll. i,n.r,u....
leaae, or convey in jpholc or In part any
property In the liaiiTa of thla ..fit-i,..rHii..H
to iiirrv on mlulnx oirratlona, Imluillnu Ihe
wiinrntlon, reduction and aale of on-a and
mineral, and the .alt- of nnv other product,
whlrh may lie aeiiiilred hv ihla cnnipnnv; to
I111II1I nnd m-iintniii rotnla. Iirliluea. mlll.'.ri..
neeeaanry to carry un the liu.lncaa for which
thla company i. urKntilu-d. The duration of
tnc eorporniion riiiiu lie alxty yi-ura. The
cntillnl atock la too.lllln. with iriii...M ...
HHmiiip.iinMiiiu, , ne numiK-r of loin.
1. 000, 10111 ine vniue in eacn ahnre la
Hundred Hollar., Thla April 14. I Mill.
. . W.T. RIIVNOI.HH,
nprl- dlt wat C. H. C. Uuncomlie Co,
Ivv. Mndl.on Co.. N.tV. At.rll 1 n i...,
t, Wm. M. Itilwnrila, contractor on ul.,.!.
1 Ml 711, from llurtlavlllc, to Aalirvlllc N
will place on .aid line n diAv l.,...k a..
aecommodatlon of pnaarnnrra, IcuvIiik A.he
vlllc po.todlce daily e.i-ept HuiMlnv ut I p.m
hv way of Weavervllle and Murium lllll, nr'-
' W" win icnve ivy
lolly at 7 a. in. I will eonvev iin..
roiiKh to Horn. vlllc when nrei-a.ary to do
. Ke.lR-cirullv. U-M M UNui.,,.
P ,, ...... .... ...... nni.n.
. H rnaai-ltuera can net Ii.,1Im
ver nllfltt. Hee Mr. M . T. n.
driver, one day prevloua and accure yoliraeat
for next day.
Tuola and at oik fur a Plumbing and Tin-
nliiK liu.lncaa. inquire of
' C. . COOPHH,
llnarmrnt Nn g. .
With fire or ali lim or it.i.. .i .
room., tmfnrnlahed. Apply her, apln Ut
a Mra wa V.w a WW "
t AT RETAIL, t
-1'or Kale nt Vholcnulc and Kctnll by
ASHEVILLE COAL COMPANY,
Telephone 36. .
Hxclualve Aucnta (liomeatic nnd Htcaml for Weatcrn North Carolina.
II. T. COLLINS. I'rvsiileiit. E. li. LAGAN, Secretary
ASHEVILLE JCE COMPANY.
Pure Ico niado from DiHtillod Water. Office: No. 80
JUST ON THE THRESHOLD"
OF A Mti BOOM, STANDS
Now is the Time
Vou mny think priixa arc liijilil Uut they
Aalicvillc la the la-at known, the moat beautiful, the moat healthful and tllcmoat prot-reaa-
ivc eity III thia State. You cannot Invent your
in thla Kiirtlen aimt of the niountniiia.
Some ehoUv liuritalna In eity lota und auhurlmn iroierllea enn be hnd by calling- ut our
JENKS & JENKS,
Real - Estate - and - Insurance,
Rooiiim 9 & 10, McAfee Block,
l.liWIS MAIilil'X, l'n-a
L. P. McLDl'l), Vicc-rrea.
IIUBCToHa: Ia-wIb Maddui, M.J. IWnr.lcn.
8. II. Kccd, lico. 8. Powell. C. M, MeLoud.
WESTERN CAROLINA BANK, -
Organlied May lat, 1HNH,
State, Count) ;anri;ca JDepoHitory.
ira a (ienernl llnnklnii Buainraa. Ilrpoaita received. BxchanKC bought and aold. Col
Icetiona niudc on all aeecaallile pniata. The
On nil auma in thia department, depoaited
of 4 jier cent. ier annum will lie pnid.
Niwcial attention irtven to loan, on real eatute, which will be placed for long time on rial
t)ien Ironi U a. m. to 3 p. m. On Saturday, the Suvlnit Uepartmcnt will beoiientlll fl p.m.
Only 8 Mile from Anlicvlllc
The itn-nteat numlirr and variety of mineral aprint;. to lie found In the Bouth.
,48 Springs on Less Than 40 Acres,
Chalyliculc, Iron, aulphur, rpaom, alum, and
mat are uaeci in curinK inuiui-atloii, liver nnd kidney trouble, chronic dyarntery, chronirdya
(cp.ia and chronic aick hendm-lie. One anriiiK rewnlly develoiied ia the tfrruteat tonic water
ever found. Many are liu vinx lota to build rcaort cottiiKca near the SprinKa Lola arc .old
at minimal pricra to udvertiac the place nnd the mineral water. Hoard can lie had at
$20 to $30 Per Month, or $1 Per Day.
Ri-fi-n-mva. tealimoniiil.. etc.. can tie hnd bv wrltinir to the owner: or lietter vet. nnvonr
tnti-rcftcd la invilcd to come and try the water. Crcat improvementa will lie made next
1 rain, lenve A.hcvlllc at li.n.1 a. in. and return at 7 l. nl. fare aft rent.
Porlurthcr Information write to
OTIS A. MILLER,
uMi. mm Sky land P.O.,. N.C.
ONIi til' Tllll
IS THIt HOI'TII.
Slrtrt Can inn the
I ior every 1A
ft;,!.' i .a 'As'ni !',&m
Por term, addrraa
ASHEVILLE SODA WATER FACTORY,
ai7 Haywood Street.
All WATliR THOROUGHLY FILTISRF.D on the Prcuilc.
Twenty-five year, of practical eiericnce, combined with I'KKaoNAl. alUntlon to all de
tail, of the liuaineaa and crfcct arranurment. for ci.K.NLlKKaa and rtmiTT of all Rood
manuforturcd, enable the proprietor to prcaeut to hi. numcroua patron. aujierlor clan of
Vichy and Seltzer Water in Siphons.
Cliixcr Ale and all the varioua Havora of HOHA WATIIK ready for .hipment and delivered
Irce In City limit.. Out of town ordcr.tniu.t
ASHEVILLE WOOD COMPANY.
ALL KINDS OF WOOD AND KINDLING.
OFFICE WITH YARD, 26 NORTH COURT SQUARE, NEXT TO SCOTTS LUMBER YARD.
ISIcctric Car Paw Office Door.
A. II. & C. E. LYMAN. Owners.
Ian IN il.'lm riaun
TIN AND SLATE ROOFING,
Plans and Specification
We have thorouith mechanic. In each line
liuaineaa. We can aaftlv iruaranUe our patron,
BALLARD. RICH & DOYCE.
THE LKADINO '
. WINE AND .. LIQUOR .. STORE
IN THE STATE.
FINE SAMPLE AND BILLIARDOOM.
j. a. MAMtQVAiiDT. -'r. I KO. 43 S, MAIN ST., ASHEVILLE, R. C
D VEK TISEMENTS.
THE CITY OF ASHKVILLU.
to Buy Real Estate.
arc bound to no hixlier, aa paat taiH-ricucc baa
capital to better uilvantiiKC thun riKht here
a8 Patton Ave., Aaheville, N. C.
I. B. RANKIN, Caahler.
M.J. FnKK.J. B. Rankin. J. B. Rav. I. U. Heed
SavinK I'calurc will receive aicclal attention.
for four montha or lonxer, Intereat at the rau
oil the A. & 8. Railroad and
mnimealn. Several very fine romhlnntlon.
WALK FROM COURTS!.
have Kuat'oNaiiiLB reference.
C. H. CAHPBKLL.
AND GAS FITTING,
ARCHITECTURAL, IRON WORK.
Furnished on Application
who have had many year.' tipcrkmc. in their
aatlefactlon la our work, a low neural.