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THE DA llUYCITiar;;N.
J. D. CiMERON, Editor.
H. D. CHII'D. Business '.dnnngcr.
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latert and widely read ncwapapcr in Wcatcni
North Carolina.
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Sl'NDAY, JANl'AKY 20. 1SU0.
SANITARY KXTOJIBMUJiT,
We hnve been much interested in tin
rending of a pamphlet under the ill hvi
title written by the Rev. Charles R.
Trent, rector (if the Church of the Arch
angel, New York City. The subject it
one which deeply louchcs Immunity in nl
its relations to the (lend, enlisting the in
fections, involving the sentiment of pride
und then, by great descent, coining tliiwi
to practical considerations ol the hcaltl
of the living. The first are the natural
spontaneous, predominant ones; tin
other only arise under the pressure oi
increased population when the dispost
tion of the dead passes beyond tin
realms of sentiment, and goes into tlmsi
of practical statesmanship. Then nrisci
a conflict which may have begun, and in
doubt did begin, in a very early stage o
human history, when the necessities o
safety of person and security of proper!
enforced that aggregation of human Ik
ings that made up the enormously pop
ulous cities of ancient times. Sciitiiueni
was stifled by utility, anil the disposi
tion of the bodies of the dead was con
trolled by practical reference to the wel
fare of the living. Among some people?
the voice of nature was not uKogclhct
unheard. In I'gvpt n vague idea ot !
future state probably suggested tha
idea of embalming which indefinitely pre
nerved the mortal frames, bringing then
down to these remote modern times si
n hideous travesty, and humiliating a.-i
tire on mortality. Other nations, lc
hopeful or less credulous, and apparenth
less sensitive or less affectionate, mailt
quick haste to efface nil vestige of th
dend except what was included in tin
handful of ashes remaining after crein.'i
tion, to be piously treasured in einerat
urns, or scattered broadcast to tit
winds, it did not npteur to matte
which. Others ngain introduced tin
loathsome and contemptuous practice
still observed among the l'arsces, of ex
posing dead bodies on the tops of SK-ei.-tll
prepared towers, to lie consumed by tin
fowls of the air in orgies so foul am
filthy as to degrade the sentiment of !iu
ninnity to its lowest depths, mid put r
on exact level of the last stage of tin
beasts that perish.
Hut we must refer to the more tiniver
sal practice, that which prevails nraoiij
most of the moderns, that which is oh
served by us, the general one of burial ii
the earth, and that which maintains it
the cities mid towns. It is not so niticl
the social int-tinct, which in life uggre
gates the living with the living as a m
ccssity that brings the dead to the deai
in one common burial ground, from gen
erntion to generation, until, in process
of time, there comes to pass such a eon
fusion of remains that identity is lost .
nnd this fact among others has led tt
the variety of suggested reforms in sep
ulture; for if the grave does not sccun
distinctive immunity, why pcrivtiiatc a
method which falls short of many of in
most cherished expectations? lletweei
the surviving living and the cherished
dead there is perpetuated, or lioK-d ti
lie perpetuated, an unbroken link, to bt
kept bright by carcot the sacred grave
watered daily with tears kept vcrdaui
with the living turf, brightened with tin
rich nnd fragrant flowers. What, if in
addition to the hideous transformation
going on beneath the cnith, the bus
work of the worm, the steady process o;
decay, the gradual absorption of tht
mortal frame, there should lie in the saint
spot and it is often the case in thickly
tennnted graveyards antecedent re
mains of bodies unknown to the mourn
ers, those connected by no possibility oi
tender association ? And then the pious
care resolves itself into an almost Itidi
crous worship of it false idol, or an empty
sepulchre.
Perhaps this very confusion, mid this
inevitable existence of a "valley of dry
bones" in every long tenanted cemetery,
has led more potently than any other in
fluence to the abandonment of the
churchyard grave, nnd the general re
sort to the rural or adjacent cemetery.
And to this we give our preference lie
yond any other form of the disposition
of the dead. There is no such pressure
upon us as there is upon the huge cities
where increase of the living presses con
stantly upon the reservations for the
dead, involving inevitably detrimental
unitary results. In our smaller South
ern towns the suburban cemeteries can
be used for many generations, to he
cherished and beautified as the silent
cities of the dead. Through its streets
we walk silently, reverentially or tear
fully, The link between us and the dead
remains strong and bright, and every
thing invites so to keep it. All the repul
sive suggestions of the grave are ban
ished by the solemn stillness, the eloquent
memorials, the carpeted verdure, the
cheerful flowers. We walk among these
last resting places at among the abodes
of friends from whom he have just
parted, who have just gone before, whom
we shall soon rejoin.
Possessing such places of repose for
those we loved, we feel happy in the
thought that we shall never bt compelled
to the resorts which, the best of them,
harrow the human heart with its teeth
of agonizing grief cremation, which
turns at once to nshes the forms around
which our affection had been so deeply
twined, or the alternative suggested by
the writer of the pamphlet before us,
ilcssicntiug them, and setting them up in
specially designed places, perpetually
preserved, a hideous mockery of our
griefs its imagination vainly tries to ani
mate those iliieil-iip frames with the
warmth and animation that in their
lives won to them our dearest affections;
perhaps at some future time tn meet at
the hands of irreverent interest the fate
that has befallen the Iigyplian mum
mies so piously prepared, the skull oi
king or priest used "to stop u crack to
keep the wind away," or bones til pens-
tnt to fertilize the fields that are to Ice. I
generations separated by thousands of
veurs.
A IIAKIISONi; l.lililttl.ATOH
The Albany correspondent of the New
York Star paints the following portrait
of a member of the New York Legislature
It is a picture as much physical as mental
or moral in its delineations, anil in that
. lilVcrs from what imagination might (.-on
line up as rising in the halls of Congress
with eyes inflamed and I'ealuies distorted
in glowering hate at the South, limit
.sonly imagination, lor we know some
if these gentlemen to be among the best
looking men in the world, out of their
eats "roaring as gently ns sucking
loves," not K'i haps really inclining any
harm, hoping perhaps that their speeches
nill be taken as "sound and fury, signify
ng nothing." Itui let us see this real
portrait of the Satyr who seems to menu
ill he says and does:
t'.eorge Z. TCrtviii, the Satyr of St. Law
ence, rescinlilcs the great t'md I 'an, win
.vas the ugliest oi the gods. Itisiiiigraci-
uis to dwell upon the physical nionsirosi-
I'-s ot any one, nut tnc scut i nous nun
lisgriiccliii attack w hich the Say tr made
moil Senator Ives to-dav takes him lie-
.olid the pale of polite treatment, and
cutlers ll necessary lor an iiiiciiigi-ni re
ilal ol the disgraceful incident of the
lay. Mr. Krwiii'n face suggests a gro
.esipie mask even when he is in a (piiet
iiooil. When mim-i-i-il. lie is the exailllilt
if a fiend in liirv. His small eves and Ins
aige mouth lake on most grotesque ex
pressions anil sliaics. His huge, over-
laiiL'iu ' loiehead wrinkles up to the thu
me of hair -n the top of his head, his
inge neck swells into varicose veins, his
icctling eyebrow s rise mid loll, and his
iiitrained voice, onlinaiiiy a deep bass.
.tiiiilcnly Ilies up to the highest leiioraiul
Irons in the same sentence to an almost
iiiiutelligilile grunt. This is when he is
ingrv, and to-day he became angry,
chipping himscll into a passion over Mr.
Ives'oppositioii, expressed in the politest
.erms, to Mr. l;rwiu's electric iuvestiga
ion project.
"It is in the applic.iticu of it," as Capt
.Itiusli said. It makes a vast dilfcrence
. In I her it is your bull or my ox that is
;orcd. The Ktroit Tribune has sonu
omnicnts on the recent colored conveii
.ion lit Chicago, which constrains it to
ive some very good advice to the col
red people ol the North whom the Trili
.ine conceives are pushing themselves for
.vard with uuscinilv haste, or its dciciid
ng for their advancement upon inllti
nces and cflorls outside of themselves,
fin-advice of the Tribune is excellent.
iVe endorse every word of it. Hut it is
idviee of home application altogether.
It applies it Ux-ause the shoe ln-gins to
inch at home. It is another affair when
he South is subjected loan apprehension
f what now threatens some cotnimini-
-ies of the North. To the Southern
icgro the Tribune and its confreres were
otid enough in crying out "lay on .Mac
lull," but to the Northern negro it
qieaks when the same trouble threatens
m very soft notes ol deprecation or in
.cry oracular tones oi paternal advice.
Yc quote only one paragraph lit pics
,nt from the Tribune in connection with
the approval of this and similar conven
tions: "Hut nil this must lie done by the colored
men themselves, nnd il they fail it will lie
argely their fault. If conceit, ambition
mil sill-seeking shall lie the dominant
haraeteristies of the men who secure
leadership ainong them, discord will lie
uiiroiiuceii, a union oi vnori me hi
: lling thev most reiiuire will Ik- rendered
impossible, and failure will lie the neces
sary result. There needs to lie genuine.
ell-saeriliciiig devotion to the interests
I their race on the part ol its meiuliers.
and the banishment of schemes and pur
posts that have only iiersnual advantage
in view. Will they rise to this disinter
ested level ? Il sol there is luqie. If not.
hey nre doomed to bitter disappoint
ment. (nir colored fellow-citizens here at the
North must ehicllv secure the betterment
if their own condition and thev can do
it. It is of little use to complain ol a
lack of consideration mid to stop with
that. This will secure little attention
and no relief. They must com in I respect
incl consideration bv solid merit and suc
cess. On this ground alone can they
prevail. Nor will success come quickly
lint only ns the result of long unit patient
effort. Tin re is wrong mid foolish pre-indict-
to overcome which only time and
siilistanti.il achievement can remove.
When we made our comments on
Ingulls' sieeeh yesterday morning, we
did so without having more of the
siecell before us than was conveyed
in n telegraphic report, compara
tively full as to the first pari, very
meagre as to the ol her. We arc glad to
find that our conclusions are fortifn-d by
the opinions ol so able a journal us the
Baltimore Sun, of the 2th, drawn ufler
rending the SH-ech in full, The Sun says:
The lurid six-cell of Sennlor Ingulls
yesterday upon the position of the Alri
can in this country willnttrnetutlcntion,
pnrtlv by the nppiirint fairness of its ex
ordium mid partly by the unjust nnd
purtisnn ciuiraeier oi iin vwiiciunnui.
fhe African and Caucasian races cannot
mingle, he says; they lire distinct social,
intellectual and moral strata. Politi
cally the African is a failure under free
insiuuiinun, na mc coiiiiilioii ui im
Sotith under reconstruction abundantly
proved. Senutor Ingulls sees nil this
with clear vision. He makes it plain
that if he lived in the South he would
favor a thorough-going solution of the
race oroblem. As he lives where society
and prosH'hty nrc not imperiled by the
presence of the African in great numliers,
what he advises practically is thut the
South should voluntarily duss through a
second reconstruction era. Though he
knows I letter and shows it in Ins speech-
he asserts, in conclusion, that the race
antagonism In the South exists only be
en use negros vote the republican ticket.
If be would but turn democrat "the race
question," he says, "would be over,"
This is puerile nonsense unci unwonny in
the Kansas Senator. There have been
four-solutions of the problem suggested,
he snv8 emigration, extermination, no
sorption nnd disfranchisement. He re
jects them all and calls lor a fifth
"justice." Ity justice he menus allowing
the African to vote freely. As he already
beyond question voles freely in the
border and ninny Northern Stittcs, with
out dispelling "race antagonism," the
Senator's reasoning is clearly at fault.
The speech disappoints. In the first part
,kt'it id,, sti'ioiior nuts on the semblance
of the statesman; in the last part he is a
politician merely.
Confirmed.
The favorable impression produced on
the fust appearance of the agreeable
liquid Iriul remedy tiyrup ol l-igs a lew
veins ago has been more than confirmed
liv the pleasant experience of nil who
have- used it, and the success of the pro
prietors and inantiiaeturers, tnc minor
uia Fig Syrup Company.
jiakkkth iiv ti:i.i-:i;kai'h.
'lont-y and HccurltlvH Cotton
ITovIhIoiih and Produce,
UONKV ANII HKCt'KITIKS.
Nkw York. pin. 2(1. UxcIhuikc quiet but
linn t.NJi-n.h, 1.3.
Mam-v ensv L'tna.
Siih-Trensurv ImluncfM Clold, $1112,0111,
OOO: eurielK-v. S(.:il4.IIOO.
(lovci-inm-iil ImiiuIs dull but atendy 4 per
.nts..-iil.i.'--i-.: per ceiils, $l.uj.
si,.,,.. l,.,niU 11,-L'li-i-tfil.
Mil. CIiissA auPlodijiNI) Pnc.lstmor P1s
ln. Class II. 5s . 1011 IN. Y. Central ...In"
.11. T. inort HUljIN. ifc W.pnl tilt:
. C. Cons.. Us.. ll'-V Nortliein 1'nc.
S. C. Cons.. s till N. I', pld
v C llrown'H...1ilU2 I'lU'iticMuil
I I'cuu.n HIT Ikt-iulitig
IV1111. fia 10 ikicll. i Alle
lellll. Set., Its 7a!lK. A: W. Point.
iVirintliuil an Koefc Island
Vlrt.itiifi c'iiiim... .'11' tst. l'nul
CI'Ji.
.Ill",
1M
lie,:,
(in-'.
Norlliwestern ...II Hal do pfil llfl'4
In pld ...1 til a Tex. i-iu-ilic .'.si
OclKi l.iuk larij Tcnn Coul .Sil'n Ml
l:rie 2l!7 I'llion Pacific U7':
liust Tcnn tilj X. J. Central... It!!.''.
I. like Shore Ina-W Mil. Pncilic 7.rt-
l.ou. & Nash s.1' Western I nloll
Mem. N Clliir... III. ICotlon-seeil 111!
MohN: llliii I" I Certificates i!N-
N,i!i. Clint. ..102 iltruitswick a5
tltld.
COTTON.
Vi,u- Vmuk. Inn. t!.ri. Cutton Strom:. SnUv
to-il.ivfisia luiies; uiuliHiii): uplands ll;niul
.llmi; ilrhans 11',. Total net receipts ill nil
,,ris lo-ilav l'.i.'-'lil. I-Miorls to lirciu urn
.1111 12UUU; Continent 0-tftO. Slock OOil.uun
utiles
NKW York, Jim. 25 Cotton Net receipts
113; cross HI27. l-'uturca cloned strung.
nK 1 1:1. 00 luilea.
lun 1 1 .11:111 1 1.0.1 Julv 11. -12111 1.3.1
IVIi ll.Oalll 1 07 Auiiust....l l.a.llll i.aii
Mnrch....l l.llill.l.TSvpt 111.7 in H.7:i
pril ll.giMlcl lll.3jlilO.Js
Mae 11 . 2r.nl I 2,Nov
I line 11. ami II 31 1
O.m.vkston, Jan. 2.1. Cotton linn. Kit;
r f -':;i:l
Noki'oi.k. Jnn 25 Cotton stviidy, lo-V
reeeipts ,11 ,.1. ,
Itli.Tluouil, Jan 2.1 Cotton nominal
to;v reecipls Ilia
IIoston. .Inn 2.1 Cotton quirt but tirill
111.- rci-t-iiil 7ll'
Wiluimitii.v V C.Jnn. 2.1. Cotton lirni,
lol .; receipts .in.
l-liil .mu 1.1111A. Jnn 23 Cotton firm. 1 1l4
ICl-liplS.-l.",'.!.
Savannah. Jan 2.1. -Cotton quiet, loij
Nkw iiki kans. Jnn 2.1 Cotton lirm.lo1,.;
!CCeiplsllC,l,s.
Mon11.11. Jnn. 2.1 Collon hrmjioij; n-
.viitts r,i a.
.MI..UI-IIIS, Jnn. 2.1. Cotton firm, I0I re
ceipts 1 10a.
.Xi-noT A. Jim 2.". Cotton linn, lot,, re
ceipts Mill ' . ,
cii.im.KSTos. Jan. 23 Cotton a'.eudy.
Hl-'fc: reeeipts o.lo.
r-ROVISIONa All l-ROIH-CH.
CisciweTl. Jnn 2.1 Hour dull. Wlient
No. 2 rid 7lt:i77lv. Com No. 2 llllscll .12
.mis No. 2 mixiil 2... r-Tk 10 2.1 mils
in ills t inly. Whiskey steady I.02.
Nkw York, Inn. 2.1 Soutbern Hour dull.
Wlient dull No. 2 red n.-.'.kiiHn'a. Corn
weaker No. 2 7l ,n:i7-'. lints quiet nnd
iveuker Jan. ao'. Collet Jnn. HI. inn HI 1.1.
Sucnr renueil linn. Molnssi-s New orlcnns
,...-..1 Ik. n. 7 .111. L'UI.
loioeed oil linner. Pork lo.g.ltilo .10. Kuril
western stvnin n 2.1. l-'n-iglila atendy Cot
ton 1.1.i',4ni di grain fttgd.
THE VERDICT
of the (Koplc is that
ESTABROOK
1a oirt more ahead, anil tliat hi line f
BOOKS, PICTURES, FANCY GOODS,
TOYS AND NOVELTIES
Cnnnot lie bciitcn. nnd ttint we find that the
lH.-at plucc for ll'ilidny liood of nil deacrl-
tionw ia nt
II. T. IvKTABROOK'H,
22 South Main street.
80 any we nil
Tin: I'iciii'i.i: in' asiii'.vii.i.i:.
AT THU
LEAI1ING
JEWELRY STORE.
The entire utoik ol
Plated Jewelry,
InclmHtiK fine Hr.mthm, tiutttmn nnd lUncr-
IrtH, nt
1-JJ-ONE-THIRD OFF 1-1-3
Rt'KnrfHrnii f cott, an we Intend tn the future
to kicp nnthliiK hut Hulld Ould nnd
Hurlinu Hllver Jcwiiry.
ARTHUR M. FIELD,
LEADING JEWELER,
South Main 8t. AahcvlUc.
FURNISHED HOUSE FOR RENT,
A i Thut new nnd dealrnble hotiae, until
recently occupied by Mrs. Trnnent, on
Clayton street, nnd well liirnlnhril, wilt lie
rentrd on
ReaHonable Trnn,
To an enrly npplletnt. Addrvaa
JKNKH & JKNKS,
Rcul liatute anil Inaurnnc Brokers,
.Inna dtl 2H Patton Ave., Aahcvllle.
Rev. C. I. Gilisnn. I). D rcteraliurir.
Vn ny: f hnve user! Mrt, Joe Person's
Kemcily in my own fnmily, and it gives
me plcnsure to say it hn proved a vnlu
nhle Tonic nnd Purifier of the Illood, and
if thoroughly tested, I think will remove
many cutaneoui disorder!.
Churchill I. Ciiwon,
Petersburg, Va.Junuary 10, 18H8.
A CLEAN SWEEP!
Tlio luifj;o utoek of
CLOTHING
Occupyiiif? tin? entire upper
floor of our building must
mill will bocloaml out t'vory
piece within 00 (liiyn,nt mul
below cost. This stock con
tninsall sizes ami qualities
of aH clean, stylish ami desir
able p'ooilsns can be found in
Western North Carolina.
This closing-out of Clothing
is for the purpose of giving
more attention to the Dry
(ioods Department, which
will be hrst-class in every re
spect.
Don't delay, but come at
once and be suited, at a sav
ing of from $3 to 10 a suit.
.'100 pairs pants goingnt 7oc.
to $t.7.". Overcoats from
..'t.'J." to.14.7"; worthtwice
that.
We are also offering some
special drives in Shoes ami
Dress (ioods for :10 days to
make room for early spring
purchases.
Yours respectfully,
IloNlic Itros. & Wright
11 X. Main St., Asheville.
i.srn..vE.
piKU INSl'KANCIt.
FIKE. LIl'K. ACCIDENT.
PULLIAM & CO.
At the Itnnk of Anheville.
AKIIHM1.I.R, N. C.
Krprrftcnt the fnllnwina eumiHinim, tIi.
PINK. CAPH AltHHTH IX
v. .
AiikIii Nrvndn. mi. nMfMrnli 'J,ti7
CiMiltnt'ittnl, of N'w Vnnl 4,7iV
Hniiiluri-Mrt nun.itt Cirrmntiv 1 ,!
London Atmurniuv.nf linlnnil I ,fi4M
Nlnuiira. of Nrw Virk '.-'17,
4H-J
i im-nt, of HnrtlWil
t'hirnU, oi llronklvn
St. f'nul Pirr anil Murlnr. of Min-
ft.invt,
.17U
nt'ontA l.fl1
.(Mil
Honthi-rn, of N-w o-lcit 4.'lt,
WfMrrn.fH Tomnl l,n3U,
Mutual AtcliUnt AnniHiiition
A-.tnn Llle luiirunw Cominiuy.
dtnuuUV
DO NOT FORGET
THAT
AFTER JAN'Y 1
WEEKLY CITIZEN
SI-ONE DOLLAR-SI
PER VICAR,
Strictly in Advance.
Send Onu Dollar and renew
your subscription nt once.
If you aru not usubscriber,
this copy is sent you as a
sample, with the hope that
you will subscribe.
The HeHt
Family NcwHpapcr
In the State.
CAROLINA HOUSE,
AHHBVILI.U, N, C.
W..A. James, Jr., Prop'r.
Room. Rrflttcd. New furniture.
Oood T.blf,
Tarra. R.aaonablt.
J.nT dim
IM'GS A.W UIWICISUS.
T. G. SMITH & GO.
Carry the largest stock of
Drugs, Medicines and Drug
gists' Sundries in Western
Carolina. They have the
handsomest Drug Store, in
the State. Theirgoodsareall
bough t for ca sh seen ringex tra
discounts and prepayment
of freight charges. Their
trade has grow n ra pidly from
monthto month, since their
opening in Asheville. Well
posted buyers come to this
stoie for the highest grade
of goods, at the lowest pos
sible prices. A largo business
can be done on small profits
As their trade growstheyare
giving their customers re
ductions.
A,
TO MACKINAC
Summer Tours.
Palacc Stcamir. Low Rati
Fanr Trip, par Weak ttotwrn q
DETROIT, MACKINAC loLANL
Vttoakaj. nault t Mif, and Lk
Burnn Wty Ports,
Bvry Wrk Day Between
DETROIT AND CLEVELAND
ftfril StaMtf Trip 4mnt J", 4iy, I.
Denbl Dwiy hint- Vte'wmn
CHICAGO AND ST. JOSEPH, MICIi.
OUR iLLUtTHATio" Pawpml T',
BAIaaand Kiaurai-nTti-ka-awlUb-lij ..uitra
bv vourTiokr. Aanl. if. dtt-.
E. B. WHITCOMH, O. P. A.. Ottntf. H .
O.trolt and Ol.o.land St.am Nv. Oo.
miaylH
J. V. BROWN & SON,
UNDERTAKERS
AND
EMI3ALMERS.
orrtcii
OVER J. E. OICKERSON S HARDWARE STORE,
ItmliiiltnlnK and ahlpplnR a aim-talty.
Call, attcntlrd nliiht and tj.
TUI.BI'IIDNB NO. M.
octOd
$2.99 Shoe.
For mmtlrmvn. A nrrftct Rhn nt a murirrntt
cfint Try finlr nr ntir Nct'ln1t.rii In irrnt'v-
mrn iinni wrur, ai pn.iMi. .imp, vii.nu, iwd.mt,
SU.flU iintl i'j.iHi. Kvrry tmlr WNrrnntrtl. IU
nntlnt mir peclnlttrH for Imllr nt f 4,lHl(
Jtai.iiu. $11. no nnd $ J.O0. uncxiTllcd for om
urt. iiiirnlillltv nnd nlvl.
Input on having thr (irliHnnt M A. TiirNnrtl
tk Co.'h Hh(H'. Tht urn ul hf havt our ntnnin
on onitnm oi rnrn nno, iwni nomnntii to
any nart of thr (I. K. on rrorlpt of urUt M,
A. VACKAKIIACO., U rat k too, Mam, For
ait in Annrviiirity
H. RICDWOOn&CO.
auil I deod Hrnoa au wi fri
. BUQQIEI, CARRIAQES, BLACKSMITHINQ.
To thrcltltrna nf Aahrvlll and vldnltv I
wntilil annoiini-r Ihnt nt mv ahniM unCiillr-in.
atrrrt. nrat to Wnoillniry'a alatilra, I am Ih-1
irr prrparrn tnnn .vrr to no worn in mvllnr.
Wnuon. lltiiridra anil Carrlavra mnnurnt-t.
urtd. Hriialrina and horw-alHitlnir ar
claltlra, and iwrlrrt anllafnctlon annrniitrrii.
My woranien anrraprnrnvtu and aklllniland
my charKr. an nud.raU.
MKCF.1.LAXU0VS.
lUooking Backward
Over tht punt tight ytnr nf our shmsCi
liiin'iiris life in Asheville hnr iniioiMtr.-ltri tn
us (ii- Hint thut our ileterniintitinn to sell
only nitre Knotts, tftmrnnteeini; wf'jcifa ntul
iunlity- nml utklng h snmll proiit on every
thing sold, conimcnils tttelf to the gmut senst
of pnrehitsera.
Seeoml, Thut tlesinihlc euttomen eunnot
lie K'lineil hy the oft-trial irnetiee of gome
ileiiters in euttliiK prices on n few lentliiiKr
tides, hoping to mnke it iiponsoniethinKelse.
That win work nml close application to
business Is the price of aiiiiT.n.
That our business for lssfi shows nn in
creusc over the previous year of I'd (irr cent
which Is very gratifying, anil for which we
wish to thank our many Mentis in Asheville
and Western Sorth Carolina.
Looking Fonvard
We are encouraged to tnttr upon the year
before us with renewed energy and a deter
mination tit give our customers the ticnetit ot
our Increased facilities for buying and selling
the very finest goods to be had, at small
profits.
Our stock Is now the largest tvtr otTered In
this market and embraces everything in the
line nfstnplt and Fancy Urocerles, Table
Itellcttcies, Vrnits, tirain, flour, etc.
Hespeetfutly,
rOWKLL & 8NID1ZR.
jami:m .'-rank,
IIKAI.KH IN
FAMILY GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS
Aui-llt fur Kc-rtna Crcrk Woolen Mill.
Nurth Mnlo Aalicvlllc. N. C
'MILLER BROS."
BTEEL
PENB
Mrt AMEMCtN, anil tht BEST.
LEAU1NU Ul'BINESS PENW.
So. 87 r.
Ad No.. 76, 117, I, At aa
LEADING STUB PENS.
No. 4 JL
Carton Sttt
And Nn.. 11, liu, Uaani Fan
LEADINQ LEDOEH PF.Nft
No. 89
IS)
Karkham
And Nna. 101. am.
LEAOINO SCHOOL PFNH,
Vo. 33
ITnlvaraitT
itno pin, im, w
Tht AfVar Bro$. Cuttry Co., Meridtn, Conn.
WAIfl'PACTUaBRt or
Staal Pffoa, Ink raara aud Pockat Cuttary.
PiiK ALK AT
1. N. Morirniiti Hook Slorc
cictl d.'ltn
- A-
PROGKESSIV IC
- AGE. -
OLD FOGYISM NO LONGER TOLERATED!
l.lfe too aliurt 1 WhNi the people wi.nt tn
hrnr nltoitt now la
Where They Can tivt
Til IS
L4r;vHt Amount of Valucn
HOD T II It
L,va( Amount or Money.
Not Ihi numlicr of yi-nra a houac hna Imn
In huainraa. nor thr rraim-iiiliilily of tlirlran-
i-ratora. 1'lruannt wonla aomrtlmr. plraar
the rar, tint mimrv thr pocket We prt-frr
intra to do the truint llolnft-, hut we
are preauniptuou. enouiih to liehevr thequal
Ity of our Otoerrlra nrc na hiuh anil prln-ana
low aa enn lie found on thla innrket. Conaull
your own lutrn-at w hen In wnnt of nnvthinit
In our line nml drop In nt the eormr ol Mnlu
and ColleMe atreeta.
A. I. COOPICR.
A CARD.
Bdltnr Aahcvllle Ciliirii:
That iur many friend mny anw how f
nrc tfrttlnu on w lll ttatr that t took In
In Hotel am Htnrr
9.000 lii vivc Week.
Took In Inat 8aturriv over 1 700. 7rt nf
that wni hotrl, linlanrv atorc, llofrl itkItu
trmt aft tbnt day. Und O.(HW) nnivnU In
A month. Our attH-k In mnnimoth 3H frrt
lontf nnd Ifl fct-t wide. Trll thr tin'nncc of
the world to come nnd re "Old C'hcd' nmlli'.
nnd huy ffoodn of ut nnd uvc 10 to art kt
cent.
novlrt dtf H. K. CHItlHtHTIIU At mtH.
W. D. ROWI2,
nxti.KN IN
ITALIANtAMEHICAN
nAHin.it,
OrauilvM -nuttienta.
etc.
All klnila of Mi.nu
mrnia. 1'oniiatoiu-a.
Ili-nilatoni-a, I'rna
nml Vnai-a made to
onler In the luteal
dralama.
ASHEVILLE, N. C.
Yard At Pluneomlic
wanuouee,
au'Jtl dflm
J. N. MORGAN & CO.,
No. 3 llarnarcl llulldlng:.
School iiiid Colli'iro Ti-xt
IJookH, ii full titio. I'octH, IMh-
tory, Hoinani'i!, Iworapliy,
Trnvol nnd Novels, Kiitnilv
HibloH, 8. S. liililcw inn TihU
niiH'iitH, Oxford IYucIhtk'
HihlcH. Souk HookH of nil
kindw, larHtock Stntioncry.
Itliink Utiokrt iiikI Olllco niKl
School Suiplirt. New tin'
LadicH und (JcntH' I'ockct-
bookrt Jiint oni'iicd. Funcy
(ioodH and Dolln.
IkbindiT
S3
HOTELS.
PR1VATK BOARD.
NHW IKIHSBI NUWLV FURNISHED
ALL MOllliRN 1MPROVKMBNT8.
HIHS. N. B. ATKINSON,
No. ill Haywood Street,
jllll 22 til V
1K1V.TU HtlAKII.
a
A tiirwe tionae, 818 I'a t ton avenue. Warm,
omfortiiiilo ronma. On street car line.
Tt'i-ina ri-iiKdimhle.
INill.in MKH. J. 1.. HMATHKRR.
HEAL ESTATE.
FINEST FARM IN NORTH CAROLINA
FOR SALE !
The LowndeN Place.
In Transylvania County.
One of the fliicat nml heat loenteil farma in
Wci-li-tn N. C. r tiiili-a from the ilirivlnis town
of lirrvnnl. the countv aent of thia. Trnnayl.
vnniii county. The hiillilinna nre all In wood
r,-iair. coiiHiHtliiK of n liirise two atory dwell
nii house, with 13 rooina, cnrrinc hoime, ice
limixt-, nml, in fnct,iillncceiiaii-yiiutlitillillnKa.
Stornitt-room lor 'Jill tona of hny and am
liliiiu lor inn hcnil of cuttle A very auliat'in
tinl nml coiiwiiictit mule atuble, with accom
moiliilion forio mtilca
Thia liirin contnina MSO acrea, of which S00
ncrt-a nn- liottoin, Ivinff on the French ItroHil
river, nml III u viry hiuh atntc of cultivation.
Ill) nct-ia of thla ia well ai-t in meadow red
top or lu-rila ktii". t)f the rcnutininK n:io
iu-1-ca. Hill ncn-a nrc in opium! pnature llnely
ai-twith a niUtnrc of Kinaaca. Plenty of
hrimlaome onka for ahnde in puaturv land.
Ilrinlit runniiiK atreniiiaof pure wnti-rlnevery
lit-lil. Tht- rt-niiil il-r la In womllnnd, with
nil the illiremnt vnrictica of titnhi-i locuat,
i-lu-atiiut, oak, poplar, etc. Convenient to
uooil ai-hoola, churchi-a iinil iioatollii-e. Iinily
until, l-illi'cn uiilca I'roin lU-niU-raonvllle nml
LTi iMlH-a Irom AHht-villc, nml on or very nrar
the lint-of the conn-mplnti-d Atlanta, Aahe.
villi- nml Itnltimore rnilronil.
Nn audi liirm for itsaisecun he found Inthl.
Suite or iin.v other State, lor vulue, beauty
nml ilealruliility every wny.
For price nail pnrticulura apply to or ad
ilreaa
Natt AtkliiHOii & Sou,
Aaheelllr, N. C.
P. S. Alao two other aiunll hut very dcair.
nlilc trm-tt near by nt low tiuurea
.cllo lilt
THE CATHOLIC CHURCH PROPERTY
FOR HALE.
Thl pint of 74 nrrcn on Vnlley atreet. the
old Cut ho Ii church property, In now offered
for milt cither ua a whole or In lota to auit
pim IlllHtTN.
Thm pinjKTtv Ik on a ticnutiful eminence In
thcriiKitTii tuctltin of the city. cominnndlnK
it view ulinoMt epial to the Hnttery 1'urk of
nil the mi'iititftltiN iiroimd AHheville. Thcrrii
n large elittreh liuildinK It that con ennily
Ik- ennverti-d into n n-Nidetut', around which
ttandH n urove ol oriuitial native onka thnt
nhndi'M the Inrucr tart of the property. Thii
nroKartv will Ik ollcred nt private alr either
in MvlioiiM r a n whole till the 2lth day of
lamtarv, IMhi, ntnl it not mdd nt thnt time
it w ill Ih Moid at public auction, on reason
nhle ternm.
1'latnof the proterty mny lie in at our
ollivx.
NATT ATKINSON ft SON.
nov.io dtf Kcal Litate Dealer.
All eye fitted nnd tit iiiinrnnteed. A com
plete atork of the nliove ifooila at
(KANT'N URlti STORE,
S-t-HlX'TII MAIN STKIiHT.
Oi-iiII.ik- I'rracription. a apeclalty.
M-pU ililm
THE ASHEVILLE LIBRARY ASSOCIATION,
Kooma on Main atrcct, opiKiaite the poat
other. I Mien dnily, escrpt Hiimlnva, from 10 a. m.
iimil 1 p in . nml ii .to until A..'ln n. m.
The terma of aulinTiptiou nre: line yenr
fJ: n mm., $l.r.o; a miia.. $1 ; 1 mo., sorta.;
dnilv 'J eta.
iiilieera lor 1"ti rrralilenl, R. R. Rnwla :
VliT-l'rialilent. ChnrU-a V. Woolaev: Sec. nnd
Treiia., II. 8. Wnlaon; l.llirnrlnn, Miaa B.J.
Ilntch.
Ciilena nml vlaltora are cnrrilnlly Invited
to inH-cl the entiilouue and inacrilic their
nnmea na mrmlH-r. feliMdlf
RICHMOND & DANVILLE R. R. CO.
PAaaKNIlKtt IIKrARTMKNT.
Weatera North Carolina lilvi.lon.
PAlMKNDttM TRAIN HCIIItDt'l.K.
i In KreH'T 8KIT. ytl)
7.1 th Meriiiinn turn uaed n h- n not otherwlae
iudiencd.
KAaTUill-Nll.
Nn.f.lTXo. (13
Imlly.
y. I Pnlly.
Lv. Knoville.
I oi nil im-r. I
" A-li.-vllle.
Ar. Hnli-liiiry,
" llnnville.
"'"Ki'-hiuond.
" Kiitcluh."
" it.,iiki,i,ro,
" iliniiii:ton
" Uvn.-hh-iru,
" vt liim'i,,n
liHlinnorr,
' I'lnli...
J' New Vnrk,
"wKaTllolHIl.-'
I
l'jr.pml 1 nam
tilim t.-,iuii
4UMml n4.'lpm
H.T.'iim I lo J-'i'-n
.l.'liipin - t.'mul
1 ii.-.pin i T Mo'.imT
,'llnpin 1 1 2ouptn
noii.nii (
li '.'iiim i II'IThiliI
7ti'nnl IIMInml
HAutiini Nur,tim)
1 1 Uopm I llTiim I
Ituunml 1 'JopmF
Kiirnn'TSfiiT.i-i"
liuily. I Imllv.
I. v. New York,
" I'hlln..
' liiililmorr.
IVinninT :iopm
7Uiiiun 0A7tim
IHftiiml uaiipm
1 1 itJiint 1 1 1 outim
n4ilinni nl)7nin
" Wnahlnitt'n
l,nctiliurir.
RUhmond, I iloopinl annum I
liaiivUle.- TM4Upm Mtntlnm T
Wlliulnut'n
no. in in I
" tiolilalioro,
RlllrlKh.
"HlllialHirv,
Ar. Aahcvllle.
" Knoavllt..
il.'liipm
H,m
lU4nnm
7 iiaam
fl onpm
1 uouin
11 Sftnml '
43llpiB
iiiiultmer.) I fliopm I a .tonm
No. 88 1 A. tk H. tt. R.
"Ha. ti'
Imllr.
Dully.
und amlUv. Aahcvllle, Air.7uupn
AnnamlAr. Ilmileraonvllle, " jnoTpm
lil'Jll nml " Hiiartanliurit. Lr.l 3411 p m
No. 1M I 1 Dnily eacept Hunilay.1tT"No. IT
T..Vi"L'1iT1" A .Umvllim' 1 a aft n m
sna p m
1 AA p m
Toil a m
lllllamlAr. Wayneavill.,
vi.tn,,, . ...
n4Npm " inrrrii-..
64(1 pm "
Weatllrlil, t.v
0 to a ra
Sleeping Car Service.
We take plenaurr In annnunclniithelnaiiKU.
ration ol a dully Hue of eli-itiint Pullman litif
let Itrnwinu Room C'nra. In-I ween Hot Hpriniia
and Aahi'vllte nml Wtiahinutun, It, C, Nov.
V, on the lollowintf achrilule:
"no. (13 I -- rNo. fllt'
laaApin i.v Hot npririKa, . Arrf ll lDpni
In4illl" Aaliivllle, " 4.'lllim
7 Ilium " Mnllnliury, " Il 1 innm
O.l.iiiinlArr Vnhlniton, I.v, 11 Onpm
Cloae nnd aurc eonnectlona innile nt Waah
Intiion lor nil iiolnta In tin- North and llnat,
The I'ulltniin 1'iirlor Cur now lulnn oficrnted
lietwei-n Hnllaliurv Mini Knoaville on thea.
trnina will lie illaeontinitril after th. com
tncuccmrnt of the Hlei-plnfi Car run.
Noa. Ail nml A1. l-uUitta-- HiceiK-r. Iictween
Orernalioro ami Morrlatown.
W. A. WINItl'KN, fl. P A ,
Aahcvllle. N. C.
JAN. L. 1 AYI.DH.tl. V. A.,
vtaantnKton, (i. u
J. C. DROWN,
MEKCIIANT l TAILOR,
3 ration Avenue,
(Neil to Oraad Central llot.l.)
ptlldly
awtaiiMARRrad
Vi4aWiaaV4i''3k:A'. I
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