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NPORT A.l 111 NIHIMM.
JRST WEEK IN SEPTEMBER
Slk aad Mill, 1 .
nv one can nll'nnl tn
il)e for the soort prom-
d upon thin occasion by our
ifle Team and Shot Gun Clubs
their "International Shooting
Mtch"1- programed for the day's
commencing Wednesday and con-
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h :v muuik uaiance oi me ween, nnu
J jien there is ollered tliatunusu-
( (combination of
IJN AND MONEY MAKING
h expected that everybody will
me ! This "Sliootinj: Tourna-
knt," by mutual agreement,
to furnish the tun, and we, the
kdersigned, are on that occasion
oner to the thousands of visit-
V, who are expected to attend,
opportunity of purchasing
Hie ol the FINEST kksi.
4 .AlV'lJ UWIO OCl UIICICU III
U4s or any other city being just
I oat of the busy and bustling part
C oti town the very place for a
f home or an investment for some
one who will want a home.
safe rule to judge the
ure is by the past then
t ke a retrospect of "AahevilUi
i ii't Ini'iHtora1' every man of
Hiem that went in, and went in
idtep, is rich! You can do the
Irime she has greater things in
Hlo future than she has realized
r 18 the past. A thousand per cent.
I more money is to be spent in her
corporate limitsand near environ
ments in the next three years than
i the past three. This is no
I jess work. Statistics prove the
I isertion. Then is it not the time
put money in gilt-edged prop
J rtyt That this is the kind we
V Jirpose offering in the One Hun
I feed and Two Acres of unbroken
nk'brest lying along Merrimon
mveiiue the boulevard of the
;4ity, noone will question. The one
; tie pout stands near the centre
this property, about one-third
it being within the city limits,
; . fld the remainder in the charm
Jftg suburban villa of Iiumoth.
f' There has never been anything
Jobmparable to it offered in Ashe
stjlle. Situated just inhere it
would be and just at it should
Be. It is now being divided and
ii-amieu into lots aim plats to
l. n ii
in uie couugurauon oi xne
ound running in size from
re, to plats of 3 to 5 acres. And
e promise to show some of the
nost picturesque and beautiful
sidcnce eminences in America.
There will be a labyrinth of
streets and avenues all opening or
leading into Merrimon Avenue.
The widest, best and most popu
lar drive leading from the city,
no contact with street or railway
trains, and the only Annuo ex
tending one-and-a-half miles
from Court Square.
Don't forget !
Asheville is an "all-tlie-year-round
resort," in winter for'Nor
thern and Western people, and
summer for those from the North,
South, East and West, is growing
rapidly as a manufacturing and
educational centre ;havingas fine
n system of graded schools as can
be found North or South; two
line Female Colleges and one In
dustrial School for young ladies,
besides a number of private
schools of high grade. Is a
line Tobacco Market (obtaining
highest average prices in the
world and will probably sell
eight million pounds this year.)
It is the centre of the finest
Hard Wood belt of timber and
Magnetic Iron to be found on the
Has an altitude of 2,:;)9 feet
above sea-level, and surrounded
by as imposing and picturesque
scenery as the eye of man ever
looked upon : is in close proximi
ty to the celebrated '-Black Moun
tain Range," the highest east of
the "jVA7c," Mt, Mitchell's peak
measuring 0,717 feet, with is
neighbors varying from C,00 to
6,500 feet. Has a mean tempera
ture of about 50 in winter and
70 in summer ; never a sultry day
and nights invariably cool.
Has four lines of Railroads
leading out and four others in
prospective ; has Electric and Gas
Lights, Sewerage and Water
Works, and one of the finest sys.
terns or Electric Street Railways
in the United States; has a pop
ulation of from ten to twelve
thousand, having increased at an
average of over one thousand a
year for seven years. Is situated,
well sorry for the man who does
not know. If you ask where any
other town or city is, we will. take
pleasure in telling you how far it
is from Asheville, and some of
them wo fear are too far away to
ever amount to much ! !
Terms oj Sale. 10 per cent,
cash ; 10 per cent, in 00 days ; 10
per cent, in 1 year; 10 per cent,
in 2 years ; 10 percent, in 3years,
and 50 per cent, in 5 years.
Instead of the "usual Chroma"
we will pay the railroad fares of
any one buying one or more lots.
We will get special railroad
rates from every point possible.
For further particulars or plat
of lots address,
ATKINSON, REYNOLDS A- CO.