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tlilmiiujton Soxtrnni.
WM. Li. SAUNDERS, Editor.
WILMINGTON, N. C,
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 1376.
OFM'CU !? BADICALItUlI-KE
I I- I
Governor Uoklen Las published a
card boldly and brazenly endorsing
and commending his course durirjg
the Kirk war and defiantly attacking
the justice of the sentence of the
Court of Impeachment that drove him
in disgrace from his high office. It is
not surprising that a man who has the
hardihood to do this Fhould deny the
truth of the statements contained in
the card of the Rev. Mr. Bailet, a3
published in the JovhsaJa of last
wecls. Th' fact is wo would not be
lieve lloiden on ins oatu in any rainier
in which hifi interested, unless his
testimony was corroborated by other
ti'.stim;a:y.
But .Y'r. Ilo'.dcii does not stand alone
in hia ardent swppoit and taoiough
oudorsfimcnt of the Kirk war. In
and his whole party
the same stick. In
evcV crowd of ten Radicals there
v ill bo found at least nine endors
ers of the Kirk war. Nor do we ppt-ak
a random when we say this, as the
record of that party plainly shows. In
1872, tin year immediately following
J'o Ivjn'.s impeachment, the Radical
hia- CpTjwntion formally and in the
fttr he
rred with
t.
1 own;
. t I
v.xA :
irom tii
b'o.-td daylight passed the fol
: ot-olut iotis:
l. Th:it W. W. Holden de
i'r :n the Republican party
U'ltoiiijfi t!
j -pest gi
ird
defuu.-.e
of
kindeat affection
titudo for his manful
of them in 1809-70,
. i , .
ar-.s;uiJ!; of the Ku-Klux Da
fur unirerft&l and consistent
ii.-u of the poor and humble when
hw w-iv-s Governor, and his faithful and
cashier- advocacy of Republican prin-t-i-.'it's
v, i.ea he was with us, and now
lit
is t mar
tvr ia exile at Wash
;,( t, That we endorse him in
:A, and shall ever cherish our
1v-j for him in the future, and we have
oonfkiejjt hope and tni3t that the time
in not far distant when he shall
to
tin
return
hi.i native Sta-.-e again to battle for
for tonality before the law.
ai.;i ior
Repubii
16
a j;roj?rt-Ksive principles ot
-as o?! the 17th day of April. 1872.
that ti'v above resolutions were passed,
and from that day to this the actors in
the Hoideu-Kirk wur have been honored
and esteemed in the Radical ranks in
proportion to their prominence in that
war, Ho!den wan made editor of the
National organ at Washington City,
was oilV. red a mission to -a foreign
emit, and upon hid return to North
Carolina was given one of the most
lucrative. Federal offices in the State,
and all this in the face of the fact that
by the laws of North Carolina he was
unfit to hold even the meanewt office
in the ?aad. But it is no new thing
for the Radical party to defy the laws
of North Caroliua. Thomas Settle
was made Minister to Peru, was again
made a Supreme Court Judge, and is
now the Radical candidate for Gov
ernor. Clarke was.msdo a Judge.
JIac Lindsay is tho Radical candidate
ior Congress. Kirk had a lucrative
ofllco at Washington City until the
Democratic House of Representatives
turned him out. Bergen, the man
referred to in the testimony below,
was offered a Consulship at a foreign
port. John Pool is now Superinten
dent of Public Instruction. But the
list is interminable.
In view of the state thin gs it raay
not be amiss to cal attention to some
of the testimony given in on the
Impeachment trial :
WittiiAM Patton, being duly sworn,
testified as follows :
Q: SUto your name, age, residence
and place of business. A. William
Patton ; I reside in Melville township,
Alamance county, and I am a farmer!
. How old are you? A. 40.
Q. State whether at any time during
the year 1870 you saw any armed men
in tho couuty of Alamance, and if you
did, f-tate if they did anything to you,
and if ho what give us an account of
the whole matter as far as you can ?
A, I was arrested by armed men,
Lieut. Hunnicutt, Aleck Ruffiu and'
others, about three miles i'rom home.
1 w.ts out with a thrashing machine.
(. State the county ? A. Alamance.
1 .v:is carried to tho camps at Com
pany ShoprJ.
O At who.se house wro win? A T
was in it. He told me it was what he
had taken down, and he then ordered
me back to the tent, and put me in
there by myself for three days, and
gave orders not to talk with the other
prisoners in the camp, and then I was
at liberty to go about with them after
three days : I was kept there until I
was ordered down here by Governor
Holden.
George Rogers, a witness, being
duly swura, testified as follows
"V f 1 i . t
mute to tne court your name,
fige and residence ? A. Georff9 Roarers,
20 years old, I live about three miles
out of Graham.
Q. Vhat is your business ? A.
Farming.
Q. State whether at nny tim during
th year 1870 if you saw any armed
men. if you say you did, and they ar
rested you, what you know of any
such arrest ? A. I saw some on the
2G:h of July at Graham.
(J. JJt;8cribe wnat they did, ami
who they were? A. There was 10
men, including two colored men.
., U ere tuey armed ? A. Yes, sir,
they were a!I armed, all had their
mnHKets, except one, Aleck RufSn, and
he nad pistols. He had had a gun
aui had eriven it to his brother. I
think, Henry ilnflic.
O- Were they in unifoim? A. All
but one.
A. All but one nigger.
Q. Stale what tbey did to you ? A
Alt-ck Rufi'n Cfime up to Mr. Hauna'w
and aftkrd if I was there, and some
one remarked that I was. The white
men hud gone paxi the door, and he
rau djffi. ami told them I was in the
stire. They came back and Lieut
Hunnicutt rode up to the door and
asked me my name. I told (hem, and
he ;-aid I must con aider myself under
arrest. I said "all right." He told
me to ao alonar with these men. I
akf.d him when; he wanted me to go ;
h snid he waited me to go into the
country a p-tsce. I went along with
tht:m. I asked him if they would let'
me ride, and he told me he would. I
asked him what authority he bad to
arrest me; he said he was . acting
under orders of the Governor of the
State ; that he was actiDg under the
orders of Burgen and Burgen was
acting under orders of the Governor.
Tbey carried me all over the south
part of the county. I suppose I rode
fifty miles that day. Between 9 and
10 o'cloek We pat to ComDtsnv Shona
I stayed there until the next day at 10
o'clock, when Burgen asked me to
come into his tent. I went with him ;
he asked me if I knew anything about
the hanging of. Outlaw ; I told him I
did not, and he told me it was a d d
!; 4i itj-j tit i .
nc, vutxi a uui, ana men ne asued me
ness and- criminality. The replies
which contain the gist of the case
against Hayes are as follows, the first
being a reply to Mr. Leroy's letter
demanding the money :
Co:lumbt;s, O.. Nov. 21, 1869.
Mr. Jambs Lerox :
Sir I nave no recollection of any
such person, and consequently could
not have had hid money. You mu-t
be mistaken, or some one is trying to
impose upon you.
R. B. Hayes.
The second reply is as follows :
Cor,TJMBus, O., Nov. 2, 1869.
Mr James Lerox :
Sir In reply to yours of October
26, say that J remember the person
you spoke of, but never had any mo
ncy belonging to him. You are being
deceived, or are trying to blackmail
me. Yourp, etc., R. B. Hates.
Mr. Hayes again wrote in reply:
Columbus, O., Nov. 16, 1869.
James Lerox, Esq. :
Sib la reply to yours of the 6th
instant, must say that I had left with
me some of the boy s money, but; it
was all returned by mo before the
buttle. I think you intend to levy
blackmail on me. lours, etc..
R. B. Hates.
It is a sweet record for a Presidental
candidate representing the great mor
a! idea of reform within the party.
II A I.N AM) iHilf OlEKIGX VOTi:
Hayes' acceptance of the nomina
tion for President from the Gran Conn
cii oi tho "American Alliance' at
Philadelphia on the 5th of July last.
as announced with approval by all the
Kepublican papers of the day.Jaud es
pecially by the Rochester, N. Y.
Chronicle of the 6th and 7th of July,
u all the talk savs the Ronhpsrer
Union, with naturalized citizens.-
T"l. f A . .' All- 9t , . .
iuo auicnuau finance. wnicu in
based ujrou proscription of all men
not of native birth, and not sons of
man of native birth at that, nominates
Hayes and repudiates Tilden iudor
sea Hayes and condemns Tildn.
Why ? Is any man such a blockhead
a not to know the reason ?
Bearing upon the subject the Worldot
last week prints an exceedingly elabo
rate article on the strength of the
German born population and vote in
the United States, compiled from cen-
if I didn't know that Adolnhus Moore i sns and election statistics with much
hung Outlaw. I told him I didn't care and manv figures. This Arti7l
know, and he called me a d d liar
again, and he told me to go back to
my tent, and said he would give me
till 10 o'clock that night to tell about
it. I went back in the tent and stayed
there until about 10 o'clock that night,
when he came there and called me out
again to hia tent, and he told me I
must confess who hung Outlaw ; he
says I know you were one; we know
that Adolph Moore and Jim Hunter
were others in the party who knew
about it I told him I did not. He
said Patton didn't know anything
about it until he was hung, and if I
didn't t.e 1 he would ham? me. f told
him I didn't know anything about it.
He picked up a pistol and called for a
rope, and there was a man standing in
the door I think it was Hunricutt
who handed him a rope. I stepped
outside of the tent, and he put the
rope around my neck and led me down
some seventy-five yards to a piece of
woods.
Q. Were they armed men ? A. Four
armed men, Burgen, Hunnicutt and
..11 n-
o utusr men. xie turew a rope over
a limb and ordered the lieutenant to
pull me up. He pulled the rope until
it wae ietcneu tight and choked me
lie didn t pull my feet quite off the
ground, tie held it about a minute
and a half, and he told the lieutenant
that that would do, and the lieufeuant
let the rope slack. He asked me if I
would tell. I told him I knew nothing
H-uuui it at au. ij.e tnen made some
threat that if I didn't tell he would
shoot me. I told him I didn't know
anything. He then let thf rope down,
and on the way back he said, "I be
lieve you are telling the truth," or
something that way, and he would do
all he could to release me, buthe could
not do so, as he was acting under
orders of the Governor. I stayed in
the camp then nntil the 3d day of
August, when we started for Yan
cey ville.
Q. Who told vou that TWfyoT. 9
a i. ... r."ov"
'.-; at r.o house,
"u"i going dowu
1 was on tho big
to James Bratche's
'.. Under what circumstances ? how
Miuy an there aimed? A. Eight,
m '.) am'sled no and one b!ck man
mimsd Ah ck RulHu.
O. .Slate, what they said to you?
A. They told me that I must consider
myself under arrest, they wanted to
maico a witness out of mo and th
c.i'. rieil me .up to the camp.
Q. What did they do to you? A.
At night, at a late, hour, Col. Burgen
c liied me out and told me to come to
his ivnt. 1 went in. He told me that
ley
ras
a Kukinx, that
was aionj?
aeu Wyatt Outlaw was buner and
tiiat I wou'd have to come out and teil
what I knew. I told him I didu't
know who was along, and he said that
I was a God d d liar, and he intended
to shoot me, and he got his pistol and
presented it to my breast, and told me
ii x una anyrnmg to say to come out
with.it. lie then called for a rope and
tied ifc around my neck and sworo that
he was going to hang me. He took
me out to the woods, about 150 yards
iroia the rent, and threw it over a
Uiu-) and drew it up and stretched my
head up. Before he did this he told
me if 1 had any confession to make to
come out with it. I told him I had
none ; ho kept me for some time, and
th n he let the iope down. I told him
J hud nothing to sav, and he Btarted
. back to the tent. I fainted on the wav
going back. He was around cursing
ine, anu ne ineu to get me to come
out with things I did not know any
thing about, and ordered me to bo
taken back to his tent, and swore that
he intended to have everything out of
mo that night. He talked to me for
some time, and I told him I didn't
know anything to tell him, that I
didn't know at that time why Outlaw
was hung, or about the Kuklux. or
anything about it, and he took 'the
rope off my neck and tied it around
one of my wrists, and took me outside
.to a large goods box and kept me
there till the morning. Next morning
tauu auu cursea ine guard for not
undoing me before daylight come.
He took me in his teat and said he had
a paper written out there which I
was to sign that paper, and in the ex
citement X did so. I didn't know what
A. Yes, sir. they started the third day
for Yancnyville, and went over to
aioore a store and tayed all night.
Q Where was that ? A. At Moore's
store. There was some men who
wanted to stay there until the polls
were opened and vote, but he would
not let them stay.
Q. Was that in A!irifttl(fl nnnnft 9
A. Ye, sir, we crot bank to Ynnv.
ville that evening about 2 o'olock. and
we were put into a room and kept
f hflfn fill . . - r
-iv.iD mi wt were orougnt back to
ompany Shops. I don't recollect
iue uay.
wnat was the condition of the
weamer wnen you got back to Com
pany onops 7 A. It was raining. We
were put m the tent.
f ITT.
v uat sort of a tent ? A. Small
!1LV mere were some 8 or 10 of us
in the tent.
Q. Where did you go for a place of
auc'w;i ! - vve were m an old field
nndAH 4 1..-. 4. a
..unci iuB lent, we were carried to
tue court nouse at Graham, and from
there we were brought to Salisbury
umorejuage urookB on the 19th of
a"''sf, and ne released me.
l IT.. 1 -
V2. nau you aoue ary crime? A
jo, sir.
Q. Did
Ye, sir.
V -lmu tuey ciier any evidence
u"Jou at Salisbury ? A. No, sir,
v. luey can no charge
you? A. None at all.
f 11. ; .....
mate a Jittla more fullv, if you
c-.u, what he said about "hanging
1 atton? A. He said that he had hunl
- f mree times, tie told me
that in the old field, and the last time
"im until he wasdead,
w.i i.u icu iuu wre not ante to stand
1 was told that by three of his mei
afterwards.
Q. Did he state whether Patton had
me.ue any coniession or not? A
1.1. -1. T- . . .
mc mas .ration knew nothing
about it till he was hung, and then ho
-uum ten an about it.
many
possesses peculiar interest in the light
of thd generally asserted and admitted
fact among prominent politicians,
i.Liiu iur mo nrst time in many years
the German vote is going to be cast
ery largely for the Democratic na
tional ticket.
The article shows that, according to
the census of 1870, the whole foreign
born population of the United States
was 5,473,029 of whom the German
born numbered 1,679,025, or 30 67 per
cent, of the entire population of the
country.
. ui this toreign population there
were, of males of and over the age of
fifteen, 2,717,346, including 825,354
voters, and, making due deduction for
decrease by mortality, etc., there are
726,341 German -born voters in 1876.
According to State statistics, these
German-born voterti numbered as fol
lows iu the following States which wo
have selected from the writer's table.
xn Illinois, 89,577. In Indiana, 36,-
417. In Iowa, 29,373. In Ohio, 79,
899. In Michigan, 17,543. In Mis-
souri, 5d,052. Iu New York, 129,601.
in Pennsylvania, 69,438. These States
in their latest elections polled a net
Radical majority of 43.805, and the
arithmetic man argues at length on
the probable consequence at the polls
if, as is alleged, the bulk of this vote
goes over from the Radical to the
Democratic side. The German voting
strength in these eight States, it will
be seen, is over half a million
505.965.
i.xtract from tt petcli uf Hon'
fieorg-d F. Hoar, of .Tl&sacliuctta,
In tun HelKiini Impeachment
Trlftl, JTlajr 7. l7i-A 'I vrribi Ar
ralg-iiment of the ltepiibllca.ii Act
niitiltrtlon.
The speech of the Hon. George F.
Hoar, of Massachusetts, before the
Senate of the United States is very
generally regarded as one of the most
terrible arraignments of Grant's ad
ministration and the Republican party
on recor J, made by any one who was
ever directly or remotely in sympathy
with that party. Mr. Hoar, it should
be remembered, had been one of the
most earnest supporters of Grant's ad
ministration, particularly of its South
ern policy, in the defence of which he
has exhibited a bigotry and bitterness
of wuich Blaine or Morton might feel
proud. But this man had witnessed
so much venality, tuch monstrous
frauds, such universal corruption,
that in the discharge of his high duty
of one of the managers of theimppach
ment trial of William W. Belknap for
infamous acts while Secretary of War,
he found it necessary to rise above all
p.iptisar. considerations and tell the
Senate plain truths.
The following were the closing sen
tences of Mr. Hoar's speech;
'My own public life has been a very
biief and inKigoifieant one, extending
little beyond the duration of a single
term of Senatorial office, but iu that
brief period I have seen five judges of
a high court of the United States driven
from office by threats of impeachment
for corruption or maladministration. I
have heard the taunt from friendliest
lips, that when the United States pre
sented herself iu the East to take part
with the civilized world in generous
competition in the arts of life, tbe only
proauct ol liur institutions m which
she surpassed all others beyond ques
tion was her corruption. 1 have seen
in the State in the Union foremost in
ower and wealth four judges of her
courts impeach' d for corruotion and
the political administration of her
chief city become a disgrace and a by
word throughout the world.
I have seen the chairman of the .com
mittee on military afT-drs in the Hous.,
now a ditinguished member of tbi
court, rise in his place and demand
the expulsion of four of hia associates
for making sale of thoir official privi
lego of selecting the youths to bvj edu
cated at our crreat militarv school.
When the greatest railroad of tho
world, binding together the Continent
and uniting tbe two great seas which
wash our shores was finished.
have neeu our -National triumph and
n nuoitiA9i.
one loui' sacrifice of interest
-or
UNITED
you see the troops? A.
men on
COMMERCE OF THE
' STATES.
The Bultetin says the monthly re-
turna of the Bureau of Statistics show
a continuance of the movement noted
for several months past, viz: a large de
crease in important in the prepooder
anceof exports. The Imports of merchan
dise in August amounted to $35,:il4,-
864, as Against J$44, 191,673 for the
same ctonth of 1875, .and $45,247,367
in 1874; the decline compared with the
like month of either of the last two
ye-,rs being at the rate of about 20
per cent. The exports of domestic
produce for August, expressed in
currency values, are stated at $43,286,
(1A i 1 totr rr iprn i
oo,oyy,4a last year, an
increase of $7,586, 627, or at tho rate of
31 per cent. The specie exports
however, show a decline, being for the
mt nth only $2,761,030, compared with
$4,608,272 last year. These figures
sbow that the imports of August did
not feel the effect of the general im
provement iu business that set in with
the opening of the Fall season. Icdeed
that effect can hardly be expected to
appear until the receipts for the Spring
iraae come to band. The first eight
montns ot tbe oalendar year show a
very remarkable falling off in the im
rviuo. xuo lumuiuponatioiiM, specie
included, exhibit a decline, compared
with the same period of last. ,,. f
oan noo T-rn
s?ua,voo, n or ac me rate of nearly
$103,500,000 per annum. Sn mi i.
ions of this decrease, however, occurs
specie, the importations of whioh
exaltation turned to bitterness and
shame by the unanimous reports of
threecommittees of Congress.two ofth-
bouse and one here, that every step of
that mighty enterprise had been taken
in fraud. I have heard in highest pla
ces, tbe shameless doctrine avowed by
men grown old in office, that the true
way by which power should be gained
m the liepnblic is to bribe the people
witb tbe offices created for their ser
vice, and the true ead for which it
should be used when gained is the pro
motion of seldsh ambition and grati-
ncation oi personal revenge, l have
heard that suspicion haunts the foots
teps of tbe trusted companions of the
president.
These things have passed into his
tory. The Hallam, or the Tacitus, or the
Sismondi, or the Macaulay who writes
the annals of oar time will record them
with his inexorable pen; and now,
when a high Cabinet officer, the consti
tutional adviser of the Executive, fles
from office before charges of corruption
shall the historian add that the Senate
treated the demaud of the people for
its ludffment of condemnation as a
farce, and laid down its high functions
before the sophistries and jeers of th
criminal lawyer? Shall they speculate
about the petty political calculations
as to tun effect on one party or tho
other, which induced his judges to
connive at the escape of the creat
public criminal: or. on tho other hand.
shall he close the chapter by narrating
how these things ere detected,
reformed and punished by constitu
tional processes which the wisdom of
our fathers devised for us, and tho
virtue and purity of the people found
their vindication in the justice of the
Senate ?
The worst of it all is that Mr. Hoar
has told the truth. Is it not about
time that a party and an administru
i on with such a record should be
driven in disgrace from place
power i
Behind this stone is laid for a season,
Albekt Sidney Johnston,
A General of tlie Confederate Statea,
Who fell at Shiloh, Tennessee,
On the Gf h day of April,
A. D-, 1862.
A man tried in many liigh offices.
And critical enterprises ;
And found faithful iu all.
His life was
to conscience;
And that life on a woeful Sabbath,
Did he yield as a holocaust to his country's
need,
Not wholly understood was he while he
lived, . :. . - ,
But in death,' his greatness stands con
fessed In. a people's tears !
Resolute, moderate, clea of cn' y,
Yet not waiting in that finer ambition,
which
Makes men great and pure
In his honor impregnable !
In his simplicity sublime
Xo country e'er had a truer son
No cause a noller champion
No peop'e a bolder defender,
No principle a purer victim
1 ban the dead soldier who sleeps here !
The cause tor which he perished is lost,
The people for whom he fought are
crushed
The hopes in which he trusted are shat
tered, The flag he loved guides no more the
charging lines,
But his fame
Consigned to the keeping of that time
Whic.', happily, is not so much the tomb
ot virtue as its shrine,
Shall in years to come fire modest worth
To noble ends.
In honor tbe great Captain rests,
A bereaved people mourn him.
Three Commonwealths proudly claim him
And history shall cherish him among those
choicer sp rits,
Who, holding their cons iences unmixed
with blame,
Have been iu all conjunctures
True to themselves, their country and their
tiod,
The. above inscription was found pasted
ou a rough board at the tomb of Genera!
A. fc. Johnston, in New Orleans, before
tbe removal of his remains to iheir final
resting-place in Texas. It is probably the
nuest inscription th .1 was ever written m
any languiij , and is from the pen of Mr
J. Is. LMmitrv. SOU of Prof. Ale-;imler
U nuLiy, of Louisiana. The Charleston
Journal of Lo-umerct says : "The author
r nil it. in manuscript b.foie the writer of
this notice, with a modesty and reverence
Que to tbe sleeping hero, and placed it
where it was afterwards f u;id. Mr. Dim
it ...i .. t I... . : , . . ... .
j 'ii- in'- inue m o.ie- oi uie stall ol Uie
-Sew Orleans Tinu'x. Several years Kgo he
followed the profession of journalist in
.New York, bin he is now tilling a Drofes-
soi -s chair in one of the colleges in Central
America. As a young man, he gave
promise of a distinguished career. It is
hoped Cential America will furnish a wide
held lor Its fulfillment
From the Savannah News, September 27
IeaiU of ICev. E. 11. Myers.
We are called upon to chronicle the
death of the Rev. E. H. Myers, Pastor,
of Trinity N. E Church, who fell a
victim to the prevailing epidemic yes
terday morning at seven o'clock.
The blow falls with a crushing force
upon the whole communrty, and more
especially upon the membership of the
church whose much loved oastor he
wa.
When the fever broke out Dr. Myers
was at Cape May as Chairman of the
commission then in session with their
Northern brethren, engaged iu adjus
ting the difficulties between the North
ern and Southern branches nf ih
M. E. Church. This labor havinc
boen suecessfullv accomnliKliAd h
was left in charge of the work of nnh.
lication "of the miuute3 of the co ri
fe reuce. Hut when notified of tbe
ravages of the epidemic in our midt
he at once returned to his charge in
Savannah and nobly engaged in his
work of love, until one week ago,
when he became stricken with fever,
which terminated as above stated
JJr. Mvers was one the nrominflnt
ministers of the Methodist E
Church South, and hia reputation wb
national. Jborthe past thirtv veara he
has faithfully served the church and
his fellow-beings occupying hiffh
positions, for which his piety and
talents fitted him. In the itineracy, as
euuor oi uio ; Southern Christina
Advocate, m President of the Weslevan
emale Collece. at Macon, and ni
Chairman of the committee of H p
Southern Church at the recent con
vention he filled all .the measure of
his duties and all the sacred trusts
committed to his care; but especiallv
as a pastor in our city Ttasbe known
and loved. We ciose this necessarily
brief notice with the following, from
one with whom ha has !f.Kro,i 4,,
The Law Regarding the Duties of U. S
Supervisors of Registration and
Election.
For the information of our readers and
of the public generally as well as rhe Su
pervisors of Registration and Election, to
be appointed at the Special Term ot the
U. S. Circuit Coart, to be held in Raleigh
on the 20th inst., we publish the following
sections of the Revised Statutes of the
United State3 relating to their powers and
duties &c :
Sec. 2011. Whenever in any city or tow n
having upwards of 20,000 inhabitants,
there are two citizens thereof, or whenever
in any county or parish, in any congres
sional district, t'aere are ten citizens there
of, of good standing, who, prior to any reg
istration of voters for any election f r Rep
resent tives or Delegates in the Congress
of the United States, or prior to any elec
tion at which a Kepresentativ or Dele
gate in Cong'es is to be voted for, may
make known, in writing, to the judge of
tbe circuit court of the United States for
the circuit wherein such city or town,
county or parish is situated, their desire to
have such registration, or sncn election, or
both, guarded and scrutinized, the judge,
within not less than ten days prior to tbe
registration, if one there be, or, if no regis
tration be required, within not less than
ten days prior to the election, 6h 11 open
the circuit court at the most convenient
point iu the district.
Sec. 2012. The court, when so opened
by the judge, shall proceed to appoint and
commission, from day to day and from
time to time, and under the hand of the
judge, and under the seal of the court, for
each election district or vo ing precinct in
the congressional district, as may have
applied in the manner hereinbefore pre
scribed, and to revoke, change, or renew
such appointment from time to time, two
citizens, residents of the city or town, or
election district or voting precinct iu the
county or parish, who shall be of different
political parties and able to read and wr'te
the English language, and who shall be
known and designated as supervisors ot
election.
Skc. 201G. The supervisors of election, so
appointed, are authorized and required to
attend at all times and places fixed for the
registration of voters, who, being register
ed would be enlithd to vote for a Repre
sentative or Delegate in Congress, and to
challenge any person offering to register;
to attend at all times and places when the
names of registered voters may be maiked
f r challenge, and to cause such names
registered as they may deem proper to be
so marked; to uiake, when required, the
lists, or either of them, provided fer in
section two thousand and twenty-six, and
verify the same ; and upon any occasion,
and at any time when in attendance upon
the duty herein prescribed, to personally
inspect and scrutinize such registry, and
for purposes of identification to affix their
signature to each page of the original list,
and ot each copy ot any such list of renin
tered voters, at such times, upon each day
wnen any name may be received, entered
or registered, and in such manner as will,
iu their judgment, detect and expose the
improper or wrongful removal therefrom,
or addition thereto ot any name
Sec. 2017. The supervisors of election are
authorized and required to attend at all
times and places for holding elections of
Representatives or Delegates in Congress,
and for counting the votes cast at such
elections; to challenge any vote offered by
any person whose legal qualifications the
supervisors, or either of them, may doubt;
to be aud remain where the ballot-boxes
are kept at all times after the polls are open
until evry vote cast t such time and place
has been counted, the canv;ss of all votes
1 1 1 11 .m
poneu wnony completed, and the proper
and requisite certificates or returns made,
whether the certificates or returns be re
quired under any law of tbe United States,
or any otate, territorial, or municipal law.
and to personally inspect and scrutinize,
from lime to time, and at all times on the
day of election, the manner in which the
voting is done, and the way and method
in which the poll-books, reistrv-lists. and
tallies or check-books, whether the same
are required by any law of the United
States, or any State, territorial, or mui.i-
cipal law, are kept.
k5EC. zuib. lo tbe end that each rand in
flate tor the onice of Rnrespniatiuo r
Delegate in Congress may obtaiu tbe bene-
I nt oi every vote tor him cast, the suiei vi
$nrs ot election are, and each of them is
required to personally scrutinize, count,
anu canvass each ballot in their eieef irni
district or voting precinct cast, whatever
may ne the endorsement on the ballot, or
in wnatever dox it may have been placed
or De round ; to make and forward to tbe
officer who, in accordance with the pro
visions oi section two thousand and twen-
ty-nve, has been designated as the chief
supervisor ot the judical district in which
tbe city or town wherein they may serve,
aci, sucn ceruncates and returns of all
such ballots as such officer may direct .nd
require, and to attach to the registry-list,
and any all copies thereof aud to anv cer-
iineiue, statement, or return, whether the
same, or any part or portion thereof, be re-
qu.reu ny any law oi tne United States, or
ui uy cuaie, territorial or municipal law,
111. rtnll.v.n( . . .1 . .
at the time of his appointment, a qualified,
y ter of the city, town, countv. nansb
election district, or voting precinct in which
his duties are to be performed.
Sec. 2029. The supervisors of election
appointed for any county or parish in any
congressional district, at the instance of ten
citizens, as provided in section two thous
and aud eleven, shall have no authority to
make arrests, or to perform other duties
than to be in the immediate presence of
the officers holding the election, and to
witness all their proceedings, including the
counting of the votes and the making of a
return thereof.
Platform or the Democratic Party In
North Carolina, adopted by tbe De
mocratic State Convention at Ra
leigh, oh 14th June, 1S2G.
WHE'tKAf, this republican party ot
tl e United St tes, for the last sixteen
years, has had the complet control ot
the government in all its de, artruents,
of Constitutal
RAILROADS.
OFFICE OF OB2,W5jLvJ-j Cd.
witi,eToir, . O.. Jan.
On ATI fl A.x O j -
m "cneauie will be ran on ti.i. 'olW
Leave Wilmington.... ASSBNGH(DW.
Leave Florence.. "". ej J"
Arrive at Colombia. ' Ho i' J
LeaTe Augusta .V.; S 'Hlt S
Leave Colombia...... 3o'i!
Leave rinrns ir-M
4-M
Arrive at Wilmington... 2.M
will tke this t? ' "eyond
its
disregard
ations; by its unequal and p icssive I Xon,d' "aonld take night Enr8n8, im
Lion; by its extravagant and'wasteful W&;h S1,
for Charleston nd Augusta. n nllt ti)B
JAMES An..
and by
limioat
taxation
expenditu es by its u inrise and mischie
vous financial policy; by its official corrup
tion pervading ail branches of administra
tion has brought disg a e upon oui gov
ernment and unparalleled distress upon
our people; therefore
Resolved, 1. That in this centennial year
of ur existence, we invite all patriots to
ignore all dead issues, to disregard the pre
judices engendered by past event, and to
unite with us iu th3 effort to restore a con
stitutional, honest, economical and pure
administration- of the government, and thus
promote the general welfare aud happiness
of the country.
Hesolvetl, 2. That we earnestly and cor
dially recommend the adoption, by the
people, of the amendments to the Consti
tution proposed by the Convention of 1S75,
and thus largely reduce the expenditures of
our State and county governments and
simplify their administration, so that we
may be enabled to establish a thorough
and enlarged system of public schools for
the benefit of ail the citizens of the State.
Revolted 3. That notwithstanding our
repeated disappointments and impoverish
ed condition, wo still cherish the North
Carolina project so long labored for by
Morehead, Saunders, Fisher, Wm. II
Thomas and others, of uniting the harbors
of Beaufort and Wilmington with the great
west; and fur the completion of the Wes
tern North Carolina Railroad to Point Rock
and Ducktowu, and of our other uufinish
d railroads, we pledge the continued use
of the convict labor of the State, nnd of
such other judicious legislative aid as will
secure the Completion of these great State
works at the earliest practicable period.
Resolved l. That the peopl; of North
Carolina now have it in their power by an
earnest, determinated and united effort, to
relieve out people from tbe evils of repub
lican misrt. I b, extravagance and corruption
and restore the prosperity of our State.
Resolved 5. That we denounce official
corruption wherever found, and we hold
nouesty to bs the first aud highest quallflJ
cation for office.
will take this Train i. yOE(' Flor.
at 6.25 P.M. n llmii
THBOUGH FREIGHT
r m ceP Sundav.. ' (D
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leave Oclnmbia....
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DAY TRAIN,
ave Union Depot dan, t
Arrive Goldaboro at 7-55.k
" Rocky Mount at 11 87 t
' Weldonat... 805..I
Leave Weldon dally at " 3 )P.5
Arr: e at Rocky Mount
Goldiboroat "-eOa.fc
U-lon Depot"" I0 U
NIGHT Train with Penger coach ,7
.-ave Union depot, daily, at auached
arrive at Goldaboro at '3o ,
' Rocky Monn tat." J:30 .
Weldon at... U,
tave Weldon, dally, t " t " A ;
rrlv at Rooky Mount IV. ' S? I
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" Union Depo-at... . 7lf.,
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ion ior an points North Ti n. - ,T " "r
e-ceta&unnay, and da ly
Freight I ra iis -will leave Wilmin
weekly at 5 a. m. and airlre V "n
JOHH F. DIvlNK
General at
.,u Btj
Rllg30tf
Carolina Central
JSailwav Co.
Wilmington. N. O., Se"'",
Change oiSchedule.
On and after SUNDAY. September n is-,
train will run over tnU Railway?. Tlolio'wlf '
aa90nKuit express ana
Dally except Sunday.
maii-
txcciiUvuCoinuilUee of iheUimo,
cruilic Party.
The organization of the Executive Com
mittee was perfected on Friday hy the ap
pointment of committeemen for the Fifth,
Seventh and Eighth Congressional Dis
tricts. The full list is appended here
with :
State Central Executive Committee
W R Cox, chairman; R II Cattle, Jr, C M
uusoee, oeaton Wales, Samuel A Ashe, Geo
II Snow, W N II Smith.
rora first islrict W D Pruden of
Chowan, James E Shepherd of Beaufort,
E C Yellowley of Pitt, Moses Gilliam of
Bertie.
From Second District A .1 Galloway of
Wayne, R B Peebles of Northampton, J S
iongo: craven, vv J G.eenof Warren.
From Third District Jos-nh A Worth
of Cumberland, C Tate Murohv of Samn-
son, J X Stalliugs of Duplin, D S Cowan
of Brunswick.
From Fourth District Ilenrv A L.on
don, Jr, of Chatham, J S Amis of Gran -
ville, J W Viek of Johnston, Thomas
Webb of Orariire.
From Fifth District lion D S IhfMfl of
ttoCKingnam, das Morehead of Guil
ford, Jas A Graham of Aiaminee, C T
Liowe of Davidson.
From Sixth Distrie: II C,
Mecklenburg, E K L,iles of Anson, Wm
stowe ot Gallon, Jas T LeGrand of Richmond.
From Seventh District W II H rwies
of Wilkes, JG Marler of Yaiikin. (1 M
Mathes of Forsyl he, Kerr Craige of Rowan.
From Eighth District G M Whiteside
of Rutlerford. R M Furman of Buncombe.
J W Wilson of Burke. W Ii V
Haywood.
Laar3 Wllmlngto at..
Arrive In Charlotte at..
ieare Ubario'.te at
6 31 AM
.8 33PM
Arrive at Wilii-oto "at 7.7.'. ..".7.7.7.8 3upm
Through Freight-Daily except bunday
Leave Wilmington at 7 in p m
Arrive at Charlotte at... i. la-wtu
Leave Charlotte at A p fi
Arrive in Wilmington at ..7."..ia oo 5
Local Freight.
Leave Wilmington at
Arrive at Lauriobnrg .".'
Leavo Lanrinfcurg
Arrive at Charlotte "
Leave Charlotte
Ariiveat Lanriiiburg.."".".
Leave Laur nbu g ,
Arrive at Wilmington,,,. .J
6 40 AM
6 25 PM
ft (X) AM
4 35 PM
500 AM
4 30 PM
SOC AM
4 30 P M
This Train leaves Wilmington and Charlotte
Mondays, Wednesday and f ridajt.
f asBengerswilt Dot betaken except on Ps.
senger, Exi,res and Mail Traiuu.
t& Papers publishing C. C. Railway robetf
ale will piease notice changes.
sept 16-tf
V. Q. JOHNSON,
General d u per intend tnt
Ke
and
Christian ministrations during this ! any tatement touching the truth or accu-
visitation of sickness and
LFrom the Courier-Journal . J
XUe liraves Cllley Duel,
The Washington corre?nondpnk f
the Chicago Tribune, in writing of the
late Henry A. Wise, refers tn f
erraves-uilley duel, aud soys : "Graves
belonged to a class of Southern firf-
eaters, who took Webb's quarrel upou
lucujMtJivtjii. ana challenged Cilley.
air. craves beloneed to no nlaa f
Southern fire-eaters. He was in no
sense a nre-eater. He was simply a
thorough gentleman not a professed
uueiisi ana wnen lie delivered Air
terrible
death;
Une more Victorv cained nn.lar thf.
racy of the registry, or the truth or fair
ness oi tne election and canvass, wh eh tln
supervisors of the election, or either of
Captain 7oi onr M ,hotohhl!??f7JS,Iia to make or attach, or
r,J, i.K ..u-.i?L-j T V .no Ior UTB I which should properlv and honestlv h,
Webb's challenge to Mr. Cilley and joy f
Mr. Cilley had declined to recive it "
ntst A. 1 . . T 1 a . -m rm
people hath abolished death; one more
gooa ana taithful servant welcomd
into the joy of his Lord ; one more of
the "adopted " gone up leaning on the
arm of the " only begotten," to enter
on me pledged inheritance ; one more
voice to ewell the redemption song,
"Unto Him that loved us and washed
us from our sins in His own hlwi
aud hath made us kings and prieMs
unto God and his Father: to Him h
glory and dominion forever and ever.
Amen."
Translated brother, we wish theft
x n Ul
uecu OUJV S.OUU.IHHI ncrninaf ttl
600,000 lust year. v '
... . An.fiu IK UIS COFFIN.
rnu il: rw .
xuo ouicago limes has unearthed
the following about the Radical
Candidate for the Presidency. Tha
facts are brief. Young Leroy, a sol
dier in Hayes division, gave him SI -
ir . ..... '
ouo, countea m tne presence of two
persons, before the battle in which he
was killed. After the war thfi f ant
nnu
' lie Sabbath Question.
Wm. E. Dodce h avine' ildr?rncar3 o
long letter to Gen. Newton on his
" Unnecessary desecration of th si.
bath," and intimatinc that ho -tto
l. ... . " a
maiting a public show of the explo
Bion, Gen. Newton forwards f ha
lowing reply :
a TT . i -w-
allems roisT, Sept. 23. To
lur- vm- Lodge Sir: I received
a communication from von rtatmA
22. in vnirh imn .1 -, .
1 .....v 1JKM. UCUiillH H.11 IDVirn lAn
from me to witness th oTin; i
u-cii vaie on ounaav. tho 9.t.h
As you take a great deal of pains to
mentioned to T.am-wr'a tn f 1 i .1 cn nnf nf - - i . . V
j loiuci uy one oi I jf iu violate tne rrm
the witnesses. He paid no attention ml c?1urtesies.oi social interchange,
to it at first hnt. if m- i , - the occasion to inform von th
1 " w wwtma UiUUfjUb tO 1113
attention again twice by different men.
He inquired about and various mem
bers of the command confirmed the
statement. He then demand pd
ment of Hayes. The following thin
replies of Hayes showed his attempt
to bluff, his concession and admission,
with an effort to evade and avoid. It
is a pitiful exhibition of moral wc ak
did not invite you nor even know lof
your invitation until tho rpintV
m - v j u ui
fi A il Tr accePc --he truth is,
1 left the matter of inviraH u'
Chamber of Commerce, to riieu;
Willard, United States En
instructions to invite a certain num.-
uer oi gentlemen. 1 regret to
inat in one case he has made
take. Your obedient Rprvunt
Signed j ohn Newton.
Lieut. Col- of Eng., Bvt. Maj. Gen.
find
a mis
Twin w mi rrTrrii r- i j - v
fmLiinj.i,iaiib tits uiu not re
cognize Mr. Webb as a gentleman
nothing was left Mr. Graves, as Mr.'
Webb's second, but;to put himself in
Mr. Webb's place, and challenge Mr
Cilley himself. Mr. Cilley accepted
the challenge, nd being an excellent
marksman with the rifle he chose that
as the weapon to be used, and nnmwl
eighty yard as the distance. Mr.
Graves' experience with the rifle would
ecarcely warrant him it the belief that
he could hit a barn door at this dis
tance ; and from Mr. CAW
known skill as a rifleman, and Mr-
Graves' wellknown lack of skill m
such, it was doubted bv few. if anv nf
their friends that Mr. G raVPS vnnlrl
fall at the tirst fire.
It is related that so con fid flllt wore
all of such a result that a few momeuts
after the hour named for tho fhiri
duel to begin. Mr. Benton. r Mr-
Clay, or eome other promitjent raem-
Der ot the becate wff hav f,ironw.en
wnicu arew :Ub watch and said to
dead man." Horace Greelev WAR lint
just to Mr. liraves when he said in
writing in condemnation of tho aa
at the time, that "a milder and
arniaoie gentleman is rarely to be met
wn,u. ne uas ior tne last two years
boen a representative from the Louis
ville district, Kentucky, aud U univer
sally esteemed and beloved."
Mr. Graves has manv friends and
relatives yet living in 'Kentucky, to
wh )m his memory is verv dear, and
who cannot, without paiD, see his
chaiacter misrepresented by those who
discuss the affair in which he was in
voived so unexpectedly and so much
to his own regret. He acted through
out the whole affair as the llmmni,
high-toned gentleman
under such circumstances, and an im
partial world has long since acquitted
him of all blame in the matter PT,nt
that blame which will iuevifahl oftoJTi.
to every gentleman who suffers himse f
to become involved in a dnl OVOn in
defence of his own honor K. ur-
Graves was not a fire eatpr And nnnoi.
the influence of the widelv diffo
public sentiment which nrovaiia i
day, he would have had nn fif,f m;tu
Mr. Cilley; & "
From the Goldaboro' Messenger.
lion. at. w Itauvom.
This gallant and distinguished son
of North Carolina is just now doim-
praiseworthy service in the cause of
civii liberty and reform. Soon nftoi-
tue adjournment of congress he opened
iiiv canvass nere in Ho rivhr. i,
a most eriective and eloquent speeca of
miee uours; since tnen he has hon
i. " i .i
acuve.y in tne Harness. H hftH
spoKeu in Wilmington. Hiilsboro
titnaerson, Clinton. Emuh crriii
xrenion, ewuern, iiinston, Snow
ram, ana at several other poiuts in
the East, and yesterdav ho lft i,OM
m , , ml --.wavAV
ior cne county of (Jaswell, and thence
to canvass in tne West. Geu. liansnm
oue oi me most gifted and effective
speakers in the State, and he receives
tne undivided and most rearo,fni
attention where evr he addroRRoa (ka
vuv,
people, and of both parties alilro tt
. i . . . - ---v-
generally speaks about three hours
uiit uccr urea ms nearer s w
nrititinnolliT l-J mi '
y"J ' ou: mere is no
aouse in nis sptecnes, but they are re
markably conciliatory, and his elo
quence and undit-putable arguments
appeal airectiy to the heart and
conscience of the listener. For sound,
unanswerable logic, intense passion'
classic eloquence and effective
reasoning, Lren. liansom has no equal
in the State, if in the South. He
creates a most profound imoreasion
wherever he speaks. Republican spea
kers are at a loss to renlv to his
conse! va-:ive but telling bledge hammor
mows, biised upon facts, figures and
fcound reasoning, and he never speaks
in public but he carries conviction to
the hearts and headi of Hom honoaf
Republicans.
Col Cameron The iiiiuh
c first
To My Fk. ends :-Having: severed mv
connection w.th the Dailv Vw5 vrfth
which 1 Lave ueen associated for tho naf
eighteen momhs, I hereby notify all my
old fiiciids tht I shall devote myself ex
clusively to the Hillsboro Recorder, the
puoucauon oi which has. nieantimp. lipon
conducted by myself, aud never intermit
ted. The Re-. order is the oldest, nanpp in
the State; i: a democratic organ of the
most unflinc:.ng type; was the earliest ad
vocate for ctustit dional reiorm, and is
now the m-v t ardent sunuoiter of th
measures of the late Constitutional Cor.
vention.
Its age is eruarautee of it.s future
istence. And lhe pleasaiit relations formal
with the publ .c through the columns of the
News encourage the hope that new friends
win not ui op vn.
1 oner the Kecorder at Si r0 a var. au
disposed to subscribe will address mp. at
IIillslx)ro, N. C. J. D. Camicijox.
PKTBKSniJRG KA1LHOAD COfO'AHT, 1
Office of Supkbiikmbkst,
Pbteepburo, Va., Ine 4, 187s.S
gCHEDULE OF TRAIN
GOING SOUTH
THROUGH MAIL.
Leave Pet ereburg at 3.10
Arrive at Weldon ni C:58iim
SOUTH KKN KXPfcHSS.
Leave Petersburg at 6-42 am
Arrive at Weldon nf 10 2.1 am
THROUGH FREIGHT WITH A "pASSEK
ER COACH ATTAC iiEV
Leave Petersbnrg tb 8;fi0am
Arrive at Weldon at 2:15 p m
GOINti NORTH
THROUGH MAD
Leave Weldon at 7-35 m
Arrive at Petersburg at. .". ".".. ."."...11:30 a a
8WTHJ5HN EXPRESS.
Leave Weldon at 410 pm
Arrive at Petersbnrg at 7-os m
THROUGH FREIGHT WITH 4S8ENOBI
r ,COAt;H ATTAC! 1-I.
Leave Weldon at 6.tpm
Arrive at Petersburg at 12:05 pn
Through ticket sold to alj Eaetern ar
southern points and baggage ch eked through.
H. T. JHUOLAS,
je2-tf Sojeriaten'tenE
NGE OF SCHEDULE.
6. 1
made and attached, in "order that the facts
may become known.
iSEC. 2019. The letter to enable the su
pervisors of election to discharge their du
ties, they are authorized and directed in
their respective election districts or voting
precincts, on the day cf registration, on
the day when registered voters may he
marked to be challenged, and on the dav
of election,'to take, occupy, and remain ill
such position, from time to time, whether
before or behind the ballot-boxes, as will,
in their judgment, best enable them to see
each person offering himself for registration
or offering to vote, and as will best conduce
to their scrutinizing the manner in which
tha registration or voting is beins conduc
ted; and at the closing of polls for the re
ception of votes, they are required to place
themselves in such position, in relation to
the ballot-boxes, for the purpose of rigac
ing in the work of canvassinu th buiT
as will enable them to fullv rrK- .. m.I
duties iri respect to such
herein, and shall there remain until ever
duty in respect to such canvass, certifi
cates, returns and statements h
1 11 - v ww
wnony completed.
oec. r'U. When m any elec'ion district
or voting precinct in any city or town, for
nu.uiiucieiiave oeen appointed sunervi-
ouia ui election :or any election at which a
itepreseniauve or Uelegate in Coneress i
vaed tor, the supervisors of election are
jiol auoweu to exercise and disc!iar-e
lully and freely, and wiibnnt hrii.or ? '
licitation, interference, hinderance, niol.-sl
uiuoii, violence, or threats thereof, on the
Dart of ariv ner:n nit h,q . i i: . .
tions, and powers confcrrArt nmntiv.. Hl-tPPI A T ni nXTrn DADUff DrTlfnci
law.thesuMisoraof pIp maiiU AHfLlU rUHLTO
OFFICE OF Snp'T TRiHSfh.! iTini
Seaboard and Roakokr Kah. a uomp'
POKTSMOtTTH. Va.. Mil tl. 1K7fi
On and afrer Monday, the 8th inttnt,TraiiH
will leave Portsmouth daily exct t Sundays
follows: 3
MailTrJinat 5'OSi
No 1 Frplght Train Rt ".. . . "..l0-30a
No 2 Freight Train at 3:00 p
AKRl ViS AT PURI SMOOTH.
Mall Train at . 6 p
no 1 Freight Train at 12.00 m
JS'o 2 Freight at 3:30 p
Mail train south will stop oilf at Suffolk
Franklin, Newfom's, Boykin't. Margaretif
ville and Seaboard.
Mil train going north will sttfi m!y at 8tt
board, Boykin'g, Franklin and . flolk.
r ueignt trains have a parsengcr ear attacu
L J . 8toP at Btations ror paseujeera.
an
While cleaning out the old law of.
fice of JudgoBoyden the other day,
an old French Testament was found
which was nearly 300 years old. It
was printed at Moms. France. Rev.
F. J. Murdoch showed ns ol.i An A
valuable books in his possession,
among them was an old Catholic com
mentary on the gospels, Pr nted at
Lyons, 1598. These books are well
preserved, are covered with raw hide,
which more like ivory than anything
else. SaUbury Examiner.
prompt report, under oath, within ten days
aktr the day of election to the nfWr- ai,,.
m accordance with the provisions nf tiJ
two thousand twenty-five, has been desi-
nateu as tne cniei supervisor of 5-u;i
district in which the city or town therein
ujev wrveu, acts, oi tho manner and means
.'v wmcu mev were not sn a nw-o.i ia f..ii
and freely exercise and disf li.ir.ro ii. ,n..
i , . . r' uunca
ana oongat ions requrred and imposed
nerein. And upon receivinn- anv omi,
Fii,, me cuiei supervisor, aftnifr htu ;
c,l, . t . . " o """"
laiMtitv anu omciallv as a pnmn,;.
o.uiici ui me circuit court, shall forthwith
au"',,; rt" me iacis; ana he will have
power to -ubptena and comnpl tbo atr..,i
anee before him of any witness, and to ad-
nii3lci uixuis anu laK.i testimnnv ir
spect to the charges made; and, prior to the
assembling of the Coneress for chiw
such Representative or Delegate was voted
for, he shall file with the ( lerk of tb rr,,.
of Representatives all the evidence by him
taken, all information bv him Yhf a inot
1AA 1 VA.'l t3 K J XI i 111 1JJ HiXCm
Sec 2023. Whenever any arrest is made
under any provision of this title, the person
so arrested shall forthwith be brought be
fore a commissioner, judge or court0 of the
United States for examination of the
uiieuws aiiegea against him; and such com
missioner, judge or court shall proceed or
respect thereto as authorized by law in case
of crimes against the United States.
Sec. No person shall be annoin a c,,
pei-visor of election or a denutv mmhoi
under the preceding provisions, who ia not
FOR WELLS AND
l " . o o r
CISTERNS.
W O 3L, I .
Cheap.
TyiNE and CIDER MILLS, Very
Well Buckets, Chains and Wheels.
Snaths. Crass and Grain HitK
Wia,;.. t.K??p HolB, Seine and Gill'TwineP,
Fishing 1 ackle, oai t and Wagon Rims,
R..n .. . AIab8' Siokesand Shafts
Patent Bnpgy Wheels,
Paints. Oils and Glass
Sash, Doors and Blinds,
All tne above prwul.. m i h..i .1
auced prices, at & J
NATHANIEL JACOBI S
Hardware Depot, No. 9 Market Street.
Mail train connect at Weld.m jritb the mal
trAit.s of the WilmiEgton and Weldon, and
Raleigh and Gftfton Railroad.
And on Mondny., Wednewlaji and Friday
at Franklin, with steamer Jor J jtnton. Ply
month and landings on Black wab r d Ckowu
River.
Freight received daily (except Lunasys) froa
8 a in to 4 p ni.
F. . OHIO,
Superintendent of Tra.uportation.
je 28-tf
NORTH WESTERN N. C. R. B.
Salem Branch.
Ieave Greensboro, 4 45 p m
Arrive at Salem, 6 45 "
Leave Salem, 8 15 am
Arrive at Greensboro, 10 33 "
Passenger train leaving Raleir I t 11:43 a.
m., connects at Greensboro' with ibe Sontrn-rn
bound Train: maklne the a nicked time to all
Southern cities. Accommodation train leatiug
Raltigh at 8 00 p m connect with Sorthern
t-ound trams at Gieer.sbcro tor R cbmonci aDd
all points KaFt. Price of Ticket same aatia
litlier routes.
Accommodation train leaving Greeneboroat
o-jw - iu., connect? at. Golaeboro w ltu isoiiuwu
anl southerr bonr.d Trains n the Wilmington
and Wt-Mon Railroad. .
1 ynchburg Accommodation leave rJicbmona
at 10-25 a. m, arrive at Uutkeville 1:43 p. n--leave
Burkeville 5:20 a. m., arrive at Rjclim id
8.30 a m.
Kxm es Train? will orly make the following
ntot s between It'climni'O aul CLarlotte, vii:
Ohula. fiurkevillo, Cl-iver. Wolf Trap. Bing
goM. Duvdrp, Danviie. Greeiiboro, '1 rjiu-
vuie, au.-bnry an I t.h'na Grove. iick"
will, tliereforr, -,n no case be sold to psengfj
by this train to other than the points mentiinw
above.
No Change of Cbn Hclween Char
lotte and Kichmond. ai JTIile;
Papers that have arrangements to adreit'se
the schedule of this company will plrase p'lnl
as ab.-'ve and forward copies to General P
senger Agent.
For farther information addrea
JOHN K. MA Cii URDO.
Gen'. Passenir Atrent.
june 10-tf Ricrimond, V-
RALEIGH S AUGUSTA AIK-lIHf
To Take Effect May lotli, 1876
TRAINS MOVING SOUTU-Mwl
Freight Train.
BTATIOSS.
ug 6-tMAw
HALL & PEARS ALL.
Commission Mercfiaots
Raleigh
Cary
Apex
Ijashley's...
Merry Oaks
Lock ville...
Osgood ,
Sanford
Cameron
TRAINS
Arrive.
Lcav
.... 3 3 p
4 02 pm 412 pj
4 37 DID 4 47 V
512 pm 5lS V9
AND
MOVING
Freight
PTATIOWS.
6 43 p m
6 15 p m
6 41 p m
7 03 pm
815 did
NORTH Mail
Train.
Arrive.
616 P
65 P
t
7 15 T'
Heats, Flour, Coffee,
Sugar, Molasses, Fish, Salt, &c.
Wilininffton, IV. C
Jane 9 6saw
Raleigh........
. .
-nrj
Apex..........
Laahl;y's.
M erry Oaks. . . ,
Lockvillc......
OsgocMl
Saofrd. .......
Cameron
948 pm
13 p m
841 pn
8 13 p m
7 44 pm
7 IS p m
6fi3 pm
6 20 an
Lea
916
849k
8 17
7 48
654t
k 3tl t 4
8 80
amercn i
Fieicht will be delivered to and recei
from Lockville Warf house on Wedntaday
Saturd.yof eaCh.week.QHN
joly 9 8uprlntend

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