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The thirteenth article of the Consti
tution authorizes two modes of chang
ing itH provisions. The proposed
amendments affect both these methods
very materially and very greatly for
the better.
1. Under the Constitution, as it now
stands, the legislature (two-tnnds vl
all its members concurring) can call a
Convention without any restrictions
i,atpvnr and such a Convention
will be absolutely sovereign an.l
with full authority to
do all things that to it may
flPPtn best. The amendments require
not onlj that the call of tho Couven
ahftll have the concurrence of
liiUU -J
thirds of the members of the
T.ffiolfttnrA hnt that, in addition, it
ahtiH alsn receive the concurrence of a
majority of the people at the poll
80 that if the amendments shall be
ratified, before any Constitutional Con
vention can meet, the call for it -trill
have first to be sanctioned by two-
thirds of all the members of the two
Houses of tho General Assembly aud
afterward be sanctioned by the vote of
the majority of the people.
It is manifest tnat under such a law,
no Convention will ever be held in
Koith Carolirja; and this being so, all
men who have honest fearj" about trust
ing conventions with power, ought to
see plainly that it is time for them to
ppeak out in favor of the ratification
of the amendments. Iudeed the very
reasons that induced good citizens.and
there were many of them who did so,
to oppose the call of tho Constitutional
Convention last year naturally compel
them to favor now the ratification of
the amendments; in a word the amend
merits meet squarely the demand of
the anti-Convention men of last year,
by making it a part of the Constitution
that no convention shall under any
circumstances be called without fm.t
obtaining the consent of the people at
the ballot box upon the direct question
of convention or no convention. Ac
cordingly, we find that Judge Fowlc,
who wa3 one of the bitterest opposers
of the convention movement, is most
warmly advocating the ratification of
the amendments proposed by that
convention.
2. The other mode of altering the
Constitution, that by Legislative en
actment, is also very materially
changed and very greatly for tho bet
ter, inasmuch as it is made very much
simpler and places the entire control
in the hands of the people just where
it ought to be.
To make any change by Legislative
enactment in the Constitution as it now
stands, one Legislature must, by the
vote of three-fifths of all the members,
pass a bill containing the proposed
amendment. It must then be pub
lished to the people six months before
the election of numbers for the next
Legislature. The new Legislature
must then pass the bill by a two-thirds
vote of all the members, and after all
this, the bill must then be submitted
to the people for ratification. rii. ia
a long, tedious process,, aud was made
so designedly. If, however, the
amendments shall be ratified the diffi
culty will no longer exist.
The following is the amendment
proposed to this part of the Constitu
tion: Sec. 2. No part of the Constitution
of this State shall be altered unless a
bill to alter the same shall have been
agreed to by three fifths of each house
of the General Assembly. Aud the
amendment or amendments so agreed
to shall be submitted at the next
general election to the qualified voters
of the whole State in such manner as
may be prescribed by law. And in the
event of their adoption by a majority
of the votes cast, such amendment or
amendments shall become a part of
.the Constitution of this State.
Every man can see for himself the
plain effect of the changes of this ar
ticle of the Constitution proposed to
be made by the amendments now pend
ing. It can be summed up in a single
word almost, that is to say, they re
store full power to the people. With
the consent of the people everything
can be done, and without their consent
nothing can be done. The ratification
of the amendments will be substan
tially a new declaration of independ
ence on the part of the people of
North Carolina, no less important and
no less sweeping than that made in
Mecklenburg in 1775 and that made in
Philadelphia in 1776.
. If the Convention had done nothing
but propose the amendments to this
article, the great work of liberating
the people from the slavery of the
Caiiby Constitution would have been
accomplished, for if these amend
ments shall be ratified, the people can
in less than three months redress any
grievance growing out of the Constitu.
tion, can cure all constitutional ills
t! at may effect them. But nothing,
not a word, nor a letter.can be changed
without their consent and co-operation.
Is there any danger in this ? Is there
any danger in confiding to the people
01" North Carolina the power to make
and nnmake their own government?
We thiu nofc' Nor can we ever tl,in
there is a y aanger in in, so xoug as we
ADDITIONAL API'OINTXTIENTS
FORllON.GKOHGEDATISI.
Mr. Davis will address tho people
at the following times and places:
Goldsboro, Tuesday, 3d of October.
Raleigh, Thursday, 5th of October.
Hillsboro, Saturday, 7th of Octo
ler. Salisbury, Tuesday, 10th of Octo
ber. Greensboro, Thursday, 12th of Oc
tober. Reidsville, Friday, 13th of October.
Selma, Monday, 16th of Ootober,
Wl LiTl I NC3TON lUVritlCT
VON
presented tne following re-1 Gen
The Boston Post says :
The inry in the Babcock case at
Washington excites the derisive com
meut 01 tne country ior its compoai
tion. It is altogether too plain that
it was organized to acquit. Three, at
least, of the jurors have been inti
mately connected with the District
Ring and have been in Babcock's em
ploy and under personal obligations
to him. Another was caterer to the
c'.ub-house in which the conspiracy
was connected, and where the con
spirators came together again after the
burglary was effected. A fifth has
been employrd by Babcock about the
public grounds of the city, which are in
his direct personal charge. A sixth
was formerly a Treasury clerk, and is
now suffering from a discharge from
office. Shepherd, commonly called
" Boss," is, so soon, offering bets that
the jury will acquit him without leav
ing the box. It was into courts of
this character and before juries thus
instituted, all under the very windows
of the administration, that a Republi
can Congress did its best to drag the
proprietors of distant newspapers that
kept correspondents at Washington.
What language is equal to a fit char
acterizMtion of such a farce in the
name of justice ? Yet it is but a single
illustration of the way in which this
party in power would punish crime
and carry out reform.
Do you believe that the Convention
was right in saying that white people
and negroes ought -to remain separate
and distinct races ? If so. vote for the
amendments. Do you think negro
children and white children onght to
sit side by side in the school house,
and do you think negroes and whites
ought to intermarry ? If you do think
so, then by all means vote against the
amendments, for if they shall be rati
fied negroes and white people will not
associate upon terms of equality ex
cept in the Radical party. Vote for
the amendments !
First Day.
The Conference of the M. E. Church
assembled at Beinany . Church, Cum
berland county, Sept. 20, 1876, Rev.
W. S. Black, P. K, presiding, and
was opened with prayer by Ber; J. E.
Mann. The the following members
and delegates were present: Rev. J. E.
Mann, W. M. Parker, J. H. Mallard,
Front street staftioa ; IUt. J. M.
Rhodes, W. G. Fowler, Fifth street
Rev. J. B. Baily, Topsail circuit; Rer.
8. M. Davis, Magnolia circuit; Rev.
M. P. Owens, Clinton circuit; Revs.
W. M. Boyles, O. Spell and L. Culbreth-
John Giddie, J. D. O. Culbreth,
Kelly Sessoms, Cokesbury circuit; W.
J. Parker, Bladen cirouit; Rev. O. F.
Brent, Elizabeth circuit ; Rev. P.
Greening, H. C. Moffitt, Jesse Long,
Whiteville circuit.
Rev. J. M. Rhodes was elected sec
retary. Thirty minutes were then
consumed by the Conference in sing
ing and prayer. It was moved t.ud
carried that the Conference adjourn
daily at 11 o'clock for divine worship.
On motion of J. B. Baily it was
ordered that the ohair aoroint com.
a, a
mittees on the general state of tne
Church, and on Finanoe, whereupon the
following were appointed : On the gen
eral stateof the Churoh: J. E. Mann, O.
J. Brent, J. B. Baily, J. W. Randall,
L. Culbreth, 8. M. Davis and M. P.
Owens. On Finance: W. M. Parker.
W. J. Parker. J. D. O. Culbreth, John
Geddie, Owen Spell, A. J. Johnson
C. Moffitt;
The Presiding Elder, as Treasurer
of the District Parsonago Fund, pre
sented his report, whereupon the Con
ference requested the P. E. to take up
annually a contingent fund to meet
the necessary expenses of the District
parsonage property, the amount to be
apportioned by the District Stewarts
among tne different charges. Rev.
J. B. Baily preached the opening ser
mon at 11 o'clock a. m.
Church
ports :
1. Churoh Conferences.
2. Spiritual oversight of members
as seekers.
3. Prayer meetings.
A. Class meetings.
5. Family religion.
6. Spiritual life and consecration.
The reports on these subjects were
taken np in order and discussed, set
ting lortn toe importance 01 eacu in
the great work 0 soul saving, and af -
ter due deliberation were adopted.
Resolutions were adopted tendering
tne thanks of the Conference to tne
citizens of the community for their
kind hospitality, and to the Cape Fear
steamboat Company for their courtesy
and 'onerous liberality to tne dele
gates, and to Captain A. H. Worth for
his gentlemanly attentions.
At 11 o'clock J. A. Ounninggin,
an agent for the Conference colleges,
delivered an address on the sub eat of
education, after which a collection
was taken up to liquidate the college
debts.
At night Rev. J. Sanford delivered
a missionary address.
Sunday's sebvices.
At 9'clock there was a Love Feast;
preaching at 11 o'clock by Rev. J. E.
Mann. Sunday school mass meeting
in the after uoon, when addresses were
delivered by Roys. A. J. Brent and S.
M. Davis.
At night, oommuni(Ji. The services
were largely attended each day and
considerable interest manifested in the
congregation. On Sunday the congre
gation was unusually large and the
services very interesting, the sermon
at 11 o'clock was one of spirit aud
power, and doubtless left its impres
sion on that vast assembly of people
who so attentively heard it.
lne impression made on tne com
munity at large by this session of the
District Conference was no doubt
good, and it is hoped that influences
were wielded which will result in the
conversion of souls,- and the glory of
our common Father and Supreme
Ruler.
Flap;
lu
A majority of the surving member,
of the Indiana regiment which Gen.
Harrison, the Republican candidate
for Governor.commanded, have Bigned
a resolution repudiating the claim of
his partisan friends that they are solid
in tis support. They say that he was
unapproachable and harsh in authori
ty, and left his regiment in the field to
come home and stump the State as a
candidate for Supreme Court reporters
place. Blaine, waving the blood-red
banner on the fiield at Tippecanoe, will
hard ly meet this charge.
The
have col lected
Republicans
axes enough since the close of the war
to pay the national debt twice. They
havo reduced it less than five hundred
millions. What has become of the
balance ? A great many Blames,
Schenoks, Butlers, Babcocks, Belk
naps and Robesons, who went into life
poor, are now immensely rich. Where
did their riohes come from ? Instead
of answering these questions, they
will wave the "bloody shirt" and pour
out false tales of bloody horror. More
plunder is what they are after.
The Savannah News says : "The
Government should purchase ex
Speuker Blaine's home in Augusta,
Me., as a sanitary retreat. In point
of healthfulneas it surpasses any of
the mineral eprings of this country or
Europe. After his terrible sunstroke
Blaine was carried there, as we are
assured, 'almost gone in body and
mind,' and in a few days he was out
writing letters, making political
speeches, waving the bloody shirt and
lying ss usual."
earnestly an honestly believe in the
right of the pec to fashicn a?d shape
their own gover.nment to f8 ffi.T
Belves. The neon. aHd nofc the office
here; but master V11 nfb?
nntilthe amendments shU ratlfied'
While theRepublicans are ivided
into Grant faction and Bristowfa. iOD
and the various intermediate modih
tions, the Democracy are united on ai.
me great issues, Reunion, Retrench
ment and Reform, and divided on no
single issue in any section. There is
10 divergence of views either as to the
issues of the campaign, or the proba
bilities of success. . All agree in the
questions to be solved, and as to the
method and certainty of their solution.
The October contest is now the
great question. Any gam for the
Democrats will be a just cause of en
couragement, while to make their
boasts good the Republicans must
sweep everything in October. Both
President Grant and Secretary Chan
dler have admitted this during the
last few days. Democratic victory inOc
tober would be decisive, while a Repub
lican victory would only make the No
vember contest more bitter and finally
decisive.
iTIr. Sldburv's Affidavit -testimonials
to MLr. Sidbnry's Character.
Col. W. L. Saunders, Editor of the
Journal :
Dear Sir: In reply to your in
quiry, I will say, I have known John
Sidbury for a long time and I regard
him (knoving him well) as trust
worthy in every sense of the word and
would regard any promise or state
ment of his as perfectly reliable.
Very respectfully,
Peeston Ctjmmtng.
We endorse the above.
R. H. Gbant,
John L. CantwelIi,
W. P. Oldham,
J. C. Mmnis,
Jas. B. Huogins,
Wm. L. Smith,
R. S. Radcliff,
A. J. Yopp,
J. N. Hinton.
Flag raising is a popular feature of
the campaign among the unterrified
Democrats of the Old North State.
Hang out ycur banners, boys, and
Push on the column. If North Caro
lina isn't a free State from this on, it
ill be the fault of her people.
Award or ITlerlt.
Centennial Exhibition. (
September 27, 1876. '
The Wheeler and Wilson has been
I j&R af5ftd the highest ami the only spe-
t premisin for sewing maenmes,
two Bdals of merit and two diplomas
of hon-or. Aaieriea is alw ahead in
spool cotton. The Williamatio Com
pany were a tded the diploma of
honor and med of merit for superior
epool cotton. d&wlt
Schr. Joseph Hout ber, Capt. Watts,
cleared Tuesday for Thomaston, Me.,
by Messrs. Jas. H. OLdbourn & Co.,
with a cargo of 330,20 'eet of pitch
pine lumber. This ck trance is re
markable as being tbe largest cargo of
lumber ever shipped from .Ji P01.
SECOND rAT.
Conference opened with prayer by
Rev. S. M. Davis. The following
members and delegates appeared and
took their seats: Ree. J. Sanford, Bla
den circuit: Rev. J. W. Randall.
Smithville circuit; A. J. Johnson,
Magnolia circuit. Rev. J. A. Cun
ninggim, agent for the colleges, and
Rev. J. H. Avent, of the , Fayetteville
district, were introduced to the Con
ferenoe, and invited to take seats with
in the bar.
Written reports were presented by
the pastors of the different charges in
the district, except one; Kenans vi lie
circuit, Rev. J. T. Bagwell, the pastor
being necessarily absent on account of
severe family affliction.
These reports gave a full exhibit of
the interests of the churches, and
showed a satisfactory spiritual aud
financial state of the churoh.
The following delegates appeared
and took their seats: O. H. Blocker
and T. S. Owen, Bladen circuit; D.
T. Durham, Topsail circuit. Revs.
Love Culbr3th, M. P. Owens, and O.
Spell, local preachers, made a verbal
report to the conference of their labors
during the year.
Thse runnrta wore the ruvuurinn of
encouraging remarks from different
members, showing the efficiency of
this useful and self-sacrificing branch
of our ministry. Preaching at 11
o'clock by Rev. J. W. Avent, and at
night by Rev. J. Sanford.
THIBD DAY.
Couference opened with prayer by
Rev. M. P. Owens. On motion a
committee was appointed on Litera
ture of the Chureh, consisting of Rev.
J. Sanford, W. G. Fowler, Jr., and
Rev. P. Greening. Rocky Point, Pen
der county, was selected as the place
for holding the next District Confer
ence. A resolution " was passed, re
questing the local preachers to present
annually a written report of their la
bors to the District Conference. The
following persona wore elec- ed as del
egates to the next Annual Conference:
W. J. Parker, W. M. Parker, A. J.
Johnson and J. D. O. Culbreth. R.
W. Chad wick, Dr. J, W. MoGee, W.
J. Potter and H. C. Moffitt were elect
ed alternates.
W. M. Parker, Chairman Committee
on Finance, made a report, following
with appropriate remarks, urging the
necessity and possibility of meeting all
our claims in full throughout the dis
trict, and the Conference plan for
raising these funds, as the proper one.
These remarks were followed by
others from W. J. Parker, urging the
same, after which the report was
adopted. J. E. Mann, Chairman of
Committee on General State of the
Church, presented a report on Educa
tion, and proceeded to advocate it,
showing the importance of denomina
tional education, and the necessity of
maintaining our general and local in
stitutions of learning. Report adopt
ed. A committee consisting of Rev.
J. B. Baily, S. M. Davis, D. T. Dur
ham, W. G. Fowler, Jr., and J. H.
Mallard were appointed to consider
the propriety of establishing a District
Conference School.
Committee on General State of the
Church, presented a report on Mis
sions, recommending the continuance
of Waccamaw Mission, and the for
mation of a new mission to be called
Cohara; also a report on Snnday
Schools, urging increased vigor and
zeal in this important field of christian
effort. Reports adopted.
Rev. James Cain, local preacher,
appeared and m;ide a report.
Preaching at 11 o'clock, a. m., by
J. A. Cunninggin, and at night by T.
W. Smith, of Fayetteville.
FOUKTH day.
Conference opened with prayer by
Bey. 8. M. Davis. J. Sanford, chair
man of Committee on Literature, pre
sented his report which was adopted.
Committee on District Conference
School reported, recommending the
establishing of a school of high
grade at Rocky Point, provided suita
ble arrangements for the same can ba
made, whereupon Rev. J. E. Mann and
J. B. Bailey, D. T. Durham, W. M.
Parker and W. G. Fowler were ap
pointed a oommittee to carry out the
wishes of the Conference and report at
the next District Conference.
Committee on General State of the
Raising- and Speaking:
Town Creek Townttalp,
Last Saturday was a big day for the
Democrats of Town Creek Township.
They assembled at rnee s store ac
cording to previous announcement
and raised a magnificent pole and a
beautiful fl ig nine by thirty feet- long,
on which was inscribed Ttlden,
Vance and Reform. There were over
two hindred present, and the crowd
was aroused fully up to the pitch of
enthusiasm which has now become
creneral over the whole State. The
pole stands one hundred and twenty
two feet above ground : it is as
straight as an arrow and its symmet
rical properties are beautiful. The
appliance for raising so long and heavy
a pole were limited in the country and
great praise is due to those who were
active in its erection, especially, we
learn, to E. R. Taylor, Durandt
and Evans. When the flag was seen
to float gracefully from its elevated
masthead three cheers were sent np
forTilden, Vance, the State Ticket,
Waddell and Reform.
The audience was then addressed
by Mess. Eugene S. Martin and J. L
Macks of this city, who were present
in obedience to a previous invitation
to address the crowd on the occasion.
We learn that the speeches of both
of those gentlemen were well received.
Mr. Martin spoke first, and for the
space of an hour and a half held firmly
the attention of his audience. His
speech was devoted to the exhibition
of t,h fnek t.hnt. the tendency of the
Radical party was to centralize the
power of the people in the government
at Washington, and in arguing this
question, compared the recent order of
the Secretary of War with the decis
ion of the Supreme Court of the Uni
ted States, showing now utterly re
gardless the Radical party is of all law
and all judicial interpretations of the
law. After disposing of this Mr. Mar
tin spoke on the other issues of the
campaign and, as usual, acquitted
himself most handsomely in their discussion.
Mr. J. L Macks followed Mr. BfarUn
in a speech of a little over an hour,
the greater poriton of the day having
been already consumed in the work of
erecting the pole, which was a
difficult job with the limited appli
ances as stated. This speaker devoted
bis time to tne discussion 01 tne con
stitutional amendments principally,
but also gave some good counsel to
the colored people, quite a number of
whom were present. We learn that
his remarks and views on the political
ouestions which directly affect the
colored men attracted the favorable
consideration of the negroes who were
present, and gave them food for reflec
tion wben they returned to their
homes. Altogether, we learn that this
meeting was a fine success.
1 ransom in Clinton Cl&eerlnjr
ws From Sampson.
Mr. Editor: The announcement
that Gen. M. VT. Ransom would reach
OlintoB last Thursday evening created
quite a flatter in our midst, and the
people turned out en masse to receive
him. An imposing cavalcade of fifty
or sixty enthusiastic members of the
Clinton Tilden and Vance club, ac
companied by the Clinton Cornet
Band, went out in time to meet the
General a mile or two from town and
escorWd him to the hotel. Marching
into town, the band discoursing some
of its liveliest and most soul-stirring
music, the General's pogreaa was re
peatedly interrupted by groups of
fair ladies mothers and daughter
who gathered in the streets to do him
honor. It Was a triumphal entry.
Arrived at the hotel, a few words of
welcome from Edwin W. Kerr, Eq ,
and of flattering thanks from the Gen -eral,
who seemed confuted in the
midst of so many evidences of affec
tion for himself, were folk) wed by in
troductions and hand-shakings and
joyous meetings ui many wao with
him "yielded to overwhelming num
bers and resources at Appomattox
A continuous rain from early Friday
morning till tn middl or tne day
prevented tne arrangements of the
managers from being carried out and
compelled the most of the country
people to remain at home. The grand
stand was therefore abandoned, and
the announcement that the General
would speak in Faison Hall eoon filled
that spacious room to overflowing and
nail the crowd were still in the street
under their umbrellas. Deafening
applause and "Down in front Greeted
tne arrival of Ransom. He 7as lstro
duced by Mr. Keer, and before he had
spoken two minutes the impatience of
tne outsiders became unmanageable,
and tney drowned the words of the
speaker with "Ransom!" "Ransom!"
"The rain's oer!" "Come oat here!
The cry became general, and, although
the rain was not quite over, all patties
repaired to tne grand stand. And
here six or seven huudred white men
and perhaps fifty negroes stood in a
drizzling rain and listened for nearly
enree nours to a speech which I have
not words to characterize. Often tbe
General intimated a purpose to close,
but the crowd objected, and told him
to '-Go on!" He dealt in plain facts;
ne Knew the people he was talking to,
and he knew they did not come to hear,
nor did he have time to give them
any of ttia flowers of oratory. The
issues before the country were too
grave, and tne interests at stake too
weighty for other than plain words.
His lauguage was temperate almost to
a point, and when dosing up one of
his terrible counts against Grantism
he called Morton and Edmunds and
Butler "bad men," his words were
more than echoed by great waves of
indignation swelling and surging in
the breasts of his audience. The in
effable diabolism and the fiendish
tyranny of Radicalism, as exposed by
him, brought many tears into eyes
unused to them.
The speech over, the band struck up
"The Old North State Forever !" and
the vast crowd gathered around the
General to shake his hand. It was a
glorious day for the Democrats, and
it was a withering day for Grantism.
Many of the intelligent negroes who
heard the speech have avowed a pur
pose, I understand, to stay away from
the election, and one prominent leader
among them said that if Ransom told
the truth, "the Yankees had treated
us mighty bad."
1 cannot close this paper without
giving a piece of news thai cheers all
our hearts. Saturday Edwin W. Kerr
addressed a large assemblage atOwen
ville, LittleCoharie Township.andword
oomes into Clinton to-day that fifteen
white men heretofore voting the Radi
cal ticket joined the Tilden and Vance
club after the speaking, and vowed,
many of them with tears in their eyes,
that they would neve- vote a Radical
--- -o-- O - 41 Umm K.on
the fid us Achates of Caltom Sessoms.
This news was brought by Mr. Jas.
White and is undoubted.
Observer.
CiiInton, Sept. 25, 1876.
all who value good order and the suc
cess of democratic undertakings.
Respectfully,
A. 8. OoZiWELXi.
September 06, 1876.
Csulsr in oi of tno wt.
OwxNsvrMja. Saxpsox Co,
Sept. 33. 1876.
Editob Jotthnaxi : Tbe Little Co
hara Tilden and Vance elnb met to
day at the above named place.
The committee previously appointed
ior tnat parpoae oame forward witn
a banner iaaoribed in bold characters
on one side. Tilden and Vance, and on
tne otner Reforaa, which was hoisted
to the breese 110 feet high amid load,
long and repeated cheers.
E.W. Kerr, Esq., being present, was
causa to tne stand.wno ably and bold
ly assaulted the administration. Like
Anthony before the Romans, he met
the approbation of all.
There were six Republicans present
who gave their names to the secretary
01 tne oiuD and public: v declared
themselves to be Democrats.
a m . a a m
a lew dui very lew appropriate re
marks were made by our talented
young frie-id. Mr. F. U. Cooper.
Hover was there a more enthusiastic
meetiDg held at this place. The olub
adjourned to meet again Q. 28. 1876.
J. Fiihbb, Free t.
J. P. Simpson, Cor. Sec'y.
OOMMEBCI
WILM IH QTON MARKETS
The official quotations of the Produce
Exchange are posted daily at 1 P. M. and
rfer to prices at that hour.
cents
u
Bon. M. W. KaaMM.
(From tha Goldsboro Messenger.)
A private letter from ffarsaw in
forms us that our distinguished friend
wnose name heads this article, was on
Thursday met at Warsaw by friends
from Clinton, who conveyed him m a
nne camge drawn by magnificent
norsee to Climon. When within two
miles of the village he was met and
welcomed by a splendid band of music
and lw j bnndred mounted citizens
who escorted hlra to CI i a ton, where the
streets were lined with fair ladies,
who covered the gallant ceneral with
boquetc and flowers. His reception
must have been truly grand, and is
but another evidenee of bis nnbeuoded
popularity, uar correspondent pro-
nounoes his speech one of the finest
efforts ever hsnrd ia old Sampsen. The
ueneral neld tne large audience spell
bound for nearly three hours. On
Saturday be spoke to an immense
audience at Kwnantvills, in old Duplin.
From the Raleigh Nswst
Candidates at L.o8raerlieada.
The candidates for Congress in this
district had a pretty sharp little time
of it at Pleasant Grove, Johnston
county, last Tuesday. In the course
of his speech Capt. Davis referred to
the late Gov. Graham as one of the
purest and best men the State had ever
prodnoed. Young, in his reply, re
marked that Capt. Davis had said that
if Gov. Graham were now alive he
would be urging theseoatsionistsonin
their course of destruction. Capt.
Davis arose and denied that he
had said suoh a thine. ' Young repeat
ed it, and Capt. Davis said: "You tell
a lie, sir, and you know it" "No man
can tell me tnat 1 lie. sir. responded
Young, and he drew his sleeves up
and his friends began to gather around
him. Captain Davis took his seat and
folded his arms quietly across his
breast; Young looked him right
straight in the face for a moment or
two, and then wsnt on with his speech.
and this was the end of what had
promised to be a lively time. This is
the story as aa eye-witness tells it.
Crab Or ass.
Mr, uarreii nas turned tne oeie
brated bans jSouci plantation into a
stock farm, and has the present year
been successful, with the assistance of
W. S. Bray, his manager, in the rais
ing of crab grass for hay. Twenty,
five acres were sown dovn in rye.
During the summer nfty sows were
fed on it until the middle of June.
In Jnne the c vys were taken off. The
land was then turned ovnr, commenc
ing to plow on the twentieth of June,
and finishing about the middle of July.
On the first of September commenced
mowing and thus far the twenty-five
acres of land have produced 5,020
pounds of hay by actual weight, per
fectly dry and in fine order.
Smltb'i Towasn ip,Bobeion Connir-
Graad Bally
. We are requested to state that the
Tilden and Vance Club of Smith's
Township, Robeson county, will have
a grand rally and flag raising at
Wakulla, on tbe 5th of October. Em
inent speakers will be present, and
every body is invited to attend and
hear them.
County Scrip and Taxe.
Mr. Editor As you sometimes dis
course learnedly of law as well as poli
tics, please let us know if the county
tax gatherer can repudiate the county
3crip. Say that I owe $100 for State
tax and $100 for county tax and pre"
sent a county order for $200. Of this
$50 is received in part payment of the
county tax, while none of it will be
allowed in settlement of State tax ;
that is to say but 25 per cent, of my
orders are received for taxes. Please
tell your readers whether the tax
gatherers can legally refuse to receive
any or all of suoh county orders, and
that in the event of my refusing to pay
the tax unless the orders 1 bold are
received ; if my property can legally
be sold away under execution for a
failure to pay the taxes.
Tax Paxeb,
Wilmington, September 27.
Politics In Pender -meeting at San
dy Itnn.
Scott's Hill, Pender Co., N. G.t
September 26, 1876, i
Epitoes Jouknai. : A portion of
the- citizens of Grant Township, Pen
der county, met at Sandy Run, on
Saturday, the 23d, and organized a
Tilden, Vance and Waddell Club,
hich was denominated the Tilden,
Vance and Waddell Club of Grant
Township.
The following gentlemen were
elected as permanent offioers of the
Club :
President P. K. Bryan, Jr.
Vice-Presidents N. Atkinson, A.
Garrison and W. H. King.
Secretary James W. Foy.
Corresponding Secretary Dr. S. L.
Alexander.
Thirty-two of our best and most
efficient citizens oame forward and
enrolled their names as members of
the Club.
A working committee of fifteen was
appointed, consisting of tbe following
gentlemen : James W. Foy, D. F.
McGlammy, It. 4. Bryan, Jr., J. W.
Westbrook, A. Garrison, Calvin
Bowen, N. Atkinson, R. E. Batts, Jas.
W. Sid berry, D. McMillan, R. J.
Nixon, F. P. Sidberry, John Barton,
James Westbrook and John Zim
merman.
After completing the organization.
calls were made for Mr. Richard W.
Nixon and Mai. C. W. McClammy,
who responded in eloquent and ap
propriate speeohes, which were re
ceived with great applause.
Mr. Nixon plainly showed up
From the Goldsboro Messenger.
Hon. Uoro Davie.
We hsve the plessmre to announce
that this distinguished and popular
statesman will address the people of
Wayne and surrounding country in
Goldsboro on Tuesday, October 3d, in
behalf- of reform and constitutional
liberty. Mr. Davis is one of North
Carolina's most gifted and eloquent
sons, and our readers will hear with
profound gratification mat us nas
made a number of appointments in
various parts of the State, where his
eloquent voiee and strong intellect will
do mueh in arousing our people to a
just sense of their duty. We bespeak
for him a rousing audience in Golds
boro on the 3d of October. Hon.
John D. Stanford, one of our Sena
tors, will address the people on the
same occasion.
Don't Know His Business.
There is a mail agent on the route
between this place and Wilmington
who seems not to know his business.
There is a poskoffiee in Rowan county
called Blackwells. The other day this
agent got a letter directed to the sec
retary of the Hayes and Wheeler club
at Blackwells. Not knowing such a
place in this State he marked the en
velope thus : " No such place in North
Carolina, Blackwell's Island, N. Y., is
the plaoe this is intended for." When
our readers understand that Black
well's Island is the place where con
victed criminals from New York are
sent the joke will be appreciated.
This fellow's head is level, for he
knows all of Hayes' supporters will be
there, or in a similar plaoe, after the
4th of March next if they have justice
done them. Raleigh News.
tne Doino
rottenness of Grant's administration.
while Maj. McClammy ably advocated
tbe adoption of tbe Constitutional
Amendments. Both speakers acquit
ted themselves with the greatest
credit.
Throughout the entire meeting the
greatest enthusiasm was exhibited,
and the once old dead Township of
Pender county is being aroused to the
sense of .duty that looms up before
her.
Old and vonnur have put their shoul
ders to the wheel, and with success as
their watchword, and a perseverance
that knows no end, have determined
that in November next no township in
the State shall excel Grant in a Dem
ocratic majority.
The meeting adjourned to meet
mm . a m a 1 A.
again on tne vtn 01 uccooer, at
Meadow Bridge Church, when you
shall hear of us.
James For, Sec'y.
E xecntiTeGommlUM of
cravtic Party.
The following is an extract from tbe re
cords of the late Democratic State Conven
tion: State Central Executive Committee
W R Cox, chairman; R II Battle, Jr, C M
Busbee, Seaton Gales, Samuel A Ashe, Geo
H Snow, W N H Smith.
From First I'istrict W D Pruden of
Chowan, James E Shepherd ot Beaufort,
E C Yellowley of Pitt, Moses Gilliam of
Bertie.
From Second District A J Galloway of
the j Wayne, R B Peebles of Northampton, J S
mass
meeting- ami Barbecue at
Ilarrell's Store.
There will be a grand democratic
mass meeting of the citizens of Samp
i t- j a tij
son, JJUpun, irenaer uu xuaueu uu un
ties at Uar reus Store on Saturday,
Ootober 7th.
In addition to a pole and flag rais
ing and speeches by Col. A. M. Wad
dell and other distinguished gentle
men who have been invited, the citi
zens of the above counties will give an
old-fashioned barbecue, the Tike of
which has not been seen in this re
gion for many years. A big time is
anticipated and the public are invited
to attend.
JL chief marshal with assistants has
been appointed to preserve order, and
to that end the lady residents of the
Tillage earnestly request that no in
toxicating liquors of any kind be car
ried on tbe grounds, and it is noped
hat their wishes will be regarded by
Long of Craven, W J Gieen of Warren.
From Third District Jojeph A Worth
of Cumberland, C Tate Murphy of Samp
son, J N S tailings of Duplin, D 8 Cowan
of Brunswick.
From Fourth Dist-ict Henry A Lon
don, Jr, of Chatham, J S Amis of Gran
ville, J W Vick of Johnston, Thomas
Webb of Orange.
If any recommendations were made for
the First, Third, Fourth, Fifth, Seventh
and Eighth Districts, the names of the per
sons so recommended to the Convention
will please be forwarded to General W R
Cox.
Wilmington District.
Fourth round ot quarterly meetings ap
pointed by Rev T7 S Black, Presiding
Elder, Methodist Episcopal Church South:
Kenansville, at Wesley Chapel, Septem
ber 30, October 1.
Smithville, October 7, 8.
Onslow, at Tabernacle, October 14, 15.
Wilmington, at Front Street, October
18,
Elizabeth, Bladen Springs, October 28,
29.
Bladen, at Antioch, November 4, 5.
Whiteville and Waccamaw Missions, No
vember 11. 12.
Clinton, at Goshen, November 18, 19.
Topsail, at Rocky Point, November 25,
26.
Gubernatorial Canvass,
The following additional appointments
have been agieed on between Governor
Vance and Judge Settle:
Fayetteville, Thursdar September 28.
Clinton, Saturday, September SO.
Meadow, Johnston county, Monday, Oc
tober 2.
Earpsboro, Johnston county, Wednes
day, October 4.
Johnst n's Store, Wake county, Thurs
day, October.5.
New Light, Wake county, Saturday
October 7.
Oxford, Monday, October 9.
Roxboro, Tuesday, October 10.
Hillsboro, Thursday, October 12.
Graham, Friday, October 13.
U1ILT JOUR It AX OFFIGB,
Thurso A , September 21.
COTTON Official quotation Market
uady at lOf cents for middling. Sales of
30 bales at lOf cents.
SPIRITS TURPI 5TINB Official quo
tations : if arket at 30 cents per gallon
bid. Sales of 100 casks at 30 cents per
gallon and 80 casks (city distilled) at 30
cents per gallon, market dosing steady at
30 cent per gallon.
ROSIN Official quotations: Market
quiet at $1 45 for strained and $1 45 for
good strained. Sales of 1,000 bbls good
strained at $1 45, 11 do No. 1 at si go.
TAR Official quotations: Market firm
at $1 50 per bbl. Sales at quotations.
CRUDE TURPENTINE Official quo
tations : Market firm at $1 25 for hard,
$1 S5$2 for soft and vlrsln. Sales at Quo
tations.
tan at, September 22.
COTTON Market steady. Salts of 190
bales at 10 cents for middling. The fol
lowing are ths official quotations:
urainary
Good Ordinary ... 0J
lx)w Middling 10 "
Middling 104
Good Middling
Uuotati 11s conform to the classification
of ths American Cotton Exchange.
SrlKITa TU RFJ5NTLN E Official quo
tations : Market firm at SO cents per
gallon. Sales of 450 casks at 30 cents per
gallon.
ROSIN Official quotations : Market
firm at $1 50 for strained and good strain-
cu. cues 01 tov ddis siraiueo at i ou
and 100 bbls M at $2 75.
TAR Official quotations : Market firm
at $1 50 per bbl. Sales at quotations.
URUOE TURPfiNTIN E Official
quotations: Market firm at $1 25 for hard
$2 00 for soft and $2 00 for virsin. Sales
at quotations.
8A.TUBSAT, September 23.
COTTON Market steady. Sales of 30
bales at from 10 to 104 cents per lb. The
following are tbe official quotations:
Ordinary cents.
Good Ordinary 04
Low Middling MO,
Middlinf 104
Good Middling.
Quotations conform to tne da location
of the American Cotton Exchange.
4 P1RITS TURPENTINE Official quo
tations: Market quiet at 30 eents per gal
Ion. Sales of 50 casks at 30 cants per gal
lon.
ROSIN Official quotations : Market
firm at $1 50 for strained and good strained.
Sales of 40 bbl strained at $1 50.
TAR Official quotations: Market firm
at $1 50 per bbl. Sales at quotations.
CRUDE TURPENTINE Official quo
tations : Markst firm at $1 25 tor hard,
$2 00 for soft and virgin. Sales at quota
tions.
! Moisdjlv, September 25.
COTTON No official quotations. Sales
of 250 bains on ajbasis of 104. cents for middling.
SPIRITS TURPENTINE Official que
stions : Market s'rone at 30 cents per
gallon bid. tales of 75 casks at 30$ cents
per gallon.
ROSIN Official quotations : Market
firm at $1 55. Sales of 585 bbls strained
at $1 55 per bbl, 75 do G at f 1 75. 445 do
I at $2124., 100 do extra at $2 374..
TAB Official quotations: Market firm
at $1 50 per bbl. Sales st quotations.
CRUDE TURPENTINE Official quo
tations : Market firm at $1 25 for hard,'
$2 00 for soft and 1 1 85 for virgin, sales
at quotations.
TuKSDAt , September 20.
COTTON Market steady. Sales of 170
bales at 104 cents for middling. The fol
lowing are the occial quotations:
O rdinary cents
Good Ordinary
Low Middling 10
Middling 10 "
Good Middling
Quotations conform to the classification
of the American Cotton Exchange.
SPIRITS TURPENTINE Official
quotations: Market firm at 31 cents per
gallon. Sales of 150 casks at 31 cents par
gallon.
ROSIN Official quotations: Market
firm at f 1 55 for strained and $1 60 for
good strained, sales or i,uuu ddis strained
and good strained at quotations.
TAR Official quotations: Market firm
at f 1 50 per bbl. Sales at quotations and
at 1 40.
LittUOJS 1 u tvirxi TIN I Official quo
tations; Market quiet at (1 25 for hard and
$z 10 ror son and virgin, sales at quo
tations.
Wkdntesd A.Y, Sent. 27.
annus lUKfifiMTiMB Tne mar
ket opened firm at 31 cents per gallon for
Southern packages. Sales of 25 casks at
31$ and 20 do. at 32 cents, closing steady
at tne latter price.
ROSIN Market firm at $1 65 for
strained and $1 70 for good strained
Sales of 500 bbls good strained at $1 70
per bbl.
TAR Market quiet and steady at $1 40
per bbl. Sales at quotations.
CRUDE TURPENTINE Market firm
at $1 25 Tor Hard, and $2 15 for Yellow
Dip and Virgin, the latter eubj. ct to a de
duction of one.fiflh. Sales at quotations.
COTTON Market quiet, with sales of
125 bales reported at 104 cents per pound
for Middling.
Wholesale Prices List.
lOOBKEOEXD WMMXXiT.
xnese quotations apply to who:
wo pnoea. am mung smaller orders
uiguer ugures .as a rule) will
onargea. (September 28, 1878.
AKUGIlES.
1
APPLIES per bsrrsL S Ot m'
BAGGING Domeatla . .
CA.OON North Carolina.
Hams, V lb .777.
Shoulder. lb.......
owes, v ...........
Westers Smoked,
nimi. t id
8honlders, t lb..
SUlta.....
Dry Salted
Sides V fi
Shoulders. V lb
bBEF
On the Hoof
BARRELS Spir'u Turpentine
Second Hand, each.
New York, each
New City, each
BRICKS Wllmlniton.W M ..
Northern, VM.
BUTTICR N. Carolina, a, .
. nherl1'
OaNDtBS -Sperm, 9 lb
AdiBntine, W lb... .
CHkKSlC Northern Fac' Wft
Dairy cream, u lb
Bute. lb....T
coFr,.iaT&, y ib.7.7
Rio, V lb " ".'
Lagnayra, yil '
CORN MEiLV buehel...:
COTTON TIKS-V 0
DOMBSTI CS Sheet'f 4-4 y y'd
Prims
Yarn, V buncJi.
14
ie
is
o u
11
IS
IT
Hi
tss
S SB
It
X
11
1
It
1 B0
1 78
1 to
ST
00
IS
25
SS
20
JS
1 TO
s SO
s 00
St S
14 00
9 00
Sss
03
1
fKh 1 Mackerel No.' I " bsi 10
No. 1 )lackrl, ? if fcbl.. S
jnacaerei. jno. g, w bbl ....
No. bbl...
Mackerel, No.S, V bbl....
MuUete.Mbbl....;.
Dry Cod. a lb b bbl
00
11 00
0 00
0 00
0 00
T
4 OS
5 20
0 SO
T SO
0 00
s so
T 00
0 00
ixe
9
10 a is
o o OS
10 A St
28 S S3
70 75
0jf
H
X 7
o 1 00
ISXtit 14
00 aiooo
eoo 00
FLOOR Fine. V bbl
Super Northern, V bbl
Extra do. V bbL...
Family w bbl....
City Mills Super, y bbl....
Kus, vbbl....
" FamUyvbbl....
ExFantllyV bbl....
FeruTian Qaino, 2.000 lbs 01 00
Navaua.Gaauo. " " bo 00
Do AcidPhoci, " fl 00
Tobac Fert, " " to 00
8tono " " 48 00
Wbanm'Pho)haM" 4a 00
Soluble Paciflo " " 46 00
oir jrnoipnaM " " 45 00
Sll SO
0 00
0129
9 0 00
8S 00
0 IS
A 0 00
so
8 so
0 00
4 70
0 7 75
01 75
.per bun, 75 etl 00
sis W908O 00
GLUE lb
GRAIN Corn, in n cks,.. . . ,
Corn, in bulk, V M tbs..
OaU, y bushel ,
Peas, Cow, y bushel...,
HA V Eastern 1 er cwt
North Rirr
HIDES Oreen, M lb
Dry, y lb
HOOP IRON V Ion
H.KAD1JNU AnU tuft M
HOOP POLES dressed
JUNIPER BOLV.I, V
ujk.rn.v- -Kiortneru hb n j
North Garollm. 39 n is
LIME H bbl 1 no
LUM J I KK City U I tamSawed
snip siarr, roi wed, V M It 10 00
Rough Edge i'l ink, i M ft 17 00
West India Oi.r rovs, accord-
!ng to qualif 1 , V M ft.... 14 00
Dreued Floor n g, seasoned 20 00
Scant ling and Hoards, com
mon. V M fl is no
suLAnttea Cai a.hbes.Wcal
Oula,nMs,' gal
Sacar House, I bgs, y gal..
r ' bbls, gal..
Syrup. bbb. VI sral
NAILS CH.4dti20.Wkeir..
OILS Eero tens, 'jl gal
Aiara w iai..
Ltiseed, 9 gi.
PEANCCS -V rbel
POTATOB8 Svi it, V buaael
.lav siaiuv. - mrt a. a
ai IOL OI LAJ7f f V BO UI
PORK-Northers Jlty Meat..
ess oo'
08 00
&B3 00
OOS 00
soo 00
ess OOQ
70
60
37K01 00
1 10 Q 1
80 1 00
7
10 9 00
80 a so
0 00 (410 00
1U M
ss S
60 S
00 2
14
921 00
018 00
&20 00
e)S 00
Thin, V bbl 00 00
Prime, 9 bbl 20 00
KUBD. Wtbl
RL3E Carolina, y lb
Rough, bu.ih!
R AOS Country, y lb
City,? lb
ROPE-
SALT Alum, W bushel...
Lisbon
Liverpool, y sack
American, w sack
SUGAR Cuba. & lb
i-orto itico, yii
A Coffee, lb
B " tb
O " ib
EiO' &
Crushed. u m
SOAP Northern, lb
SHINGLES Contract,
uommon, v
uypress naps, y M
OMO 00
9 40
37 0 45
11 a a
28 00
40 & SO
8 40 0 4 IS
29 9 00
1 20 9 1 SB
80 9 SO
J4 0 18
1 SO 1 60
00 aai 00
Nona ber.
.22 00 A
AKRIVKD.
Steamship Regulator, Doane, New Tork,
Schr Mary, Daris, Tyrrell county,'
SchrC D Pigort, Potter, Little River,
naval stores and cotton to W I Gore.
Ger bark Burgermeister Kerstein, 378
tono, Ehreureich, London, 48 days, E Pes
chau & Weslermami.
Steamship Benefactor, Jones, New Tork,
D. Cacaux.
Schr Lucy Holmes, 108 tons, Teel, Bos
ton, 8 days, G G Barker & Co., with gen
eral cargo.
Mary D Ireland, 265 tons, Leeds, Phila
delphia, coal to W & W R R.
CLEARED.
Nor brig Azba, Hou ;er, Glasgow, Wil
liams & Murchison.
Schr G F Dsy, Chute, So mam, S A,
0 G Parsley fc Co.
Nor bark.Speed, Olsen, Belfast, Ireland,
Alex Sprunt & Son.
Schr C D Pigott, Potter, Little River, W
1 Gore.
Schr Lou Willis, Brown, Beaufort, Mas
ter. Schr Beulah Benton, LeflTers, Master,
Camdsn county, BF Mitchell & Son.
Brig Black Swann, Winslade, St. Pirre,
Martinique, E Kidder & Sons.
Steamship D J Foley, Price, Baltimore,
A D Cazaux.
Steamship Regulator, Doane, New York,
AD Cazaux.
EXPORTS.
. DOMESTIC.
New York Stenmsbip Regulator 453
bales cotton, 44 casks spirits turpentine,
515 bbls rosin, 391 do tar, 25 do crude tur
pentine, 170 pkgs shocks, 60 bushels pea
nuts, 6 bales roots and herbs. 10 pkgs
paper, 30 cases spirits turpentine, 7 dh tar,
18 " g, a pkg mdse.
rOBBION.
Glasgow Nor brig Azha 2,888 bbls
rosin.
Surra m, S A G F Day 118,642 feet
lumber 5 bbis rosin, 50 do pitch, 25 do tar.
I-OKEIGH.
Bkutast, Ibelamd Nor bark Speed
300 casks spirits turpentine, 1,530 bbls
rosin.
St. Pierre, Martinique Brig Black
Swan 119,265 f-t lumber, 54,700 shin
gles, 24 bags Narassa.
Keep tbe Lirer Actlra
Tbs above is a sound health maxim. In orde
that tbe fuacUOES of digestion, evacuation and
secretion shall bt discharged with that degree of
regularity and vigor wbicn ia essential to the well
being (A both body and mjpd, the liver, vpon
wnoss activity they are dependent for their doe.
Derfsrmanee. most be kent in good working 01
der. Calomel and blue pills, besides being hurt
ful mtaernl drugs, only partially and temporarily
rectify distsrders or sluggishness of the great
biliary gland. Hostetter's Stomach Bitters, on
the contrary, accomplish thoroughly what tbe
above medicines ia0 in doing, and are oenaes a
edy for dlsoraera 01 tne
unnauon, ss ww
They are.
moreover, a sterling antidote to malaria.
aoove medicines isw m uuuig, uu 1
safe as well as potent remedy for dii
stomach, bowels and organs of urlni
as aa unequalled general invigoran
Oypre'S He&rt. m M
STAVES W. O. Bbl. W M....
B. O. Hbd..M
TALLOW-lb
TIMBER Shipping, V M
Hiu rnme, y m.
Mill Fair, M
Inferior to Ordinary, V M.
WHISKEY Northern, W gal..
&00 00
aoo 00
21 00 AOO 00
8X0 0
00 9 1 00
2X0 2Jk
.10 0 is"
to a 1 00
so 9 00
00 0 00
85 0 SO
0 & 00
X .
12 0 1SX
lt0 12
11 0 11
11X0 11
18 0 UK
0 X
4 00 & 0 00
s 00 9 see
s 00 9 s so
0 00 9 o so
is 00 920 00
10 00 eis 00
8 0 It
11 00 91s 00
7 SO S 00
0 00 0 T 00
8 00 05 00
1 28 0 500
RATES OF FREIGHT.
ARTICLES.
To Nbw Yohh,
Crude Turpentine per bbl
Tar per bbl
Spirits Turpentine per bbl
nosinper ddi
Cotton per bale
Peanuts per bag
To Philadklthia.
Crude Turpeatine per bblj
Tar per bbl
Spirits TurpfintJne perbbl
nosinper uiu
Cotton per bale
Cotton Goods per bale
Peanuts per bushel....,
Lumber per M
To ISALTlIf rjSU-
Crude Turpentine per bbl
Ta. TWr tK
8p:
Turitentine perbbl
Tar per bK
nits xuriK
Rosin per bbl
Cotton per bale
Peanuts per bushel....
Lumber per ra
To B.jbtoh.
Crude TurpfinUno perbbl
Kosin per bl....
Cotton por halo...
Peanuts per bushel
Lumber uer 11
Per StmY
0 S3 a 0 00
0 so a 0 so
0 ss a 0 76
0 29 S 0 SO
2 00 a 0 09
0 80 a0 OOj
0 60 a 0 00
0 SO a 0 001
0 00 a 1 00
0 50 a 0 00
0 00 a 2 00
0 00 a 0 78
0 10 a 0 10
7 OOaS 66
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