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PAGE SEVEN YADKIN RIVER POWER BSC THE closer the ties of kinship and affection the more usetu! and enduring should be the gift. FOR members of the immediate family there is nothing more appropriate or more appreciated than articles of furniture chosen to suit the circumstances. YOU will be surprised to see how many choice gifts will be suggested by a trip through this store. A BIG LOT of high-grade toys for Christmas. tssssstsssssssssstssssssttsssts$sss$tt$sststsstss$s$t: FLOWERS o Seasonable cut g and ferns, rloral arrangements o for any occasion. Prompt at-o g tention to out of town orders, g SCHOLTZ, The Florist. g ;r ' PHONES CHARCNo.N.TRYONr. S g WATSON-KING CO. Agents, g flowers, palms o COMPANY. FOR SALE. Valuable City Property. The Ida Terry property lying Ion Fifth Avenue and on both sides of the Covington Street in the town of Rockingham is for sale.- A home with sufficient space. An investment unsur passed. Inspect and make in quiry and be prepared to bid on this property at: PLACE: In front of tne court house Rockingham, N. C. TIME: At 12 o'clock' noon, Saturday, December 22nd, 1917. TERMS: Cash. This November 27th, 1917. E. B. Terry, Administrator. The most complete line of Bracelet Watches in all grades at J. D. Cameron Jeweler Rockingham, N. C. fcza fla ft We can turn out any thing in the printing line that you need, at a price as low as any one, quality, material and workmanship con sidered Come in and see us before placing your order elsewhere. TRUSTEES SALE OF LARGE AND VALUABLE FARMS NEAR HAMLET. BY VIRTUE of a certain Deed of Trust executed by the late D. M. Mor rison to the undersigned, and duly re corded in the Registry of Richmond County, Book 90, Page 172. and the following, we will sell to the highest bidder for cash at the courthouse, in the town of Rockingham, Richmond County, N. C., on the 14th day of Janu ary, lam, at w o'clock, noon, nine tracts or parcels of land, lying ana Deing in Kichmond County, and described as follows, towit: "FIRST TRACT: Lying and being in Richmond County, North Carolina, and in Marks' Creek Township, Be ginning at a post oak, now down, three black jack pointers, on the lower side of Melton's branch, near r J North side of Marks' Creek, the be ginning confer of the Murdock Mc Kinnon 300 acre survey, then ' with its line N. 11 W. 33 chains to its cor ner, thence with its other line E. 34 chains to its other corner near the head of Douglas Spring Branch, and a corner also of the Grant 75-acre tract, then with its line N. K. 26 chains and 25 links to its other cor ner, thence with its other line S. 45 E. 28 chains and 75 links to a corner in the line of the Smith 150-acre tract, then with its line N. 45 E.' 18 chains to its corner, then as its line S. 40 E. 6 1-2 chains to another cor ner of said tract, thence as its other line S. 30 E. 10 chs. to its corner, be ing also the beginning corner of a fifty acre tract, now (then) William Freeman's, thence as the line of Smith's 150 acre tract, N. 60 E 5 chains to a corner, four marked pines on the West of Hugh's Branch, thence S. 45 E. 25 chains to a corner in the Marks Creek Swamp, thence S. 45 W. 46 chains to a corner; thence N. 45 W. 41 chains, and 75 links to a corner in the Grant lands in the head of the said Douglas Spring Branch, and then down the various courses of said branch until the course S. 81 W. will strike the Cheraw Road, Northwest of the: Gun Smith Shop, thence with the road S. 5 E. 10 chs. and 82 links to the edge of Marks' Creek, thence down the edge of said creek until a line will strike the beginning that runs a North course, containing a- bout 450 acres, including the dwelling house and other improvements, allot ted to Catherine Morrison, afterwards Catherine McFayden, widow of Mal- com C. Morrison, deceased., and oth ers, jury summoned to allot her dow er in the lands of her deceased hus band, the said Malcom C. Morrison, the report of said jury being on rec ord in the office of the Clerk of the Superior Court of Richmond County, in Book entitled "Estates etc," 1848 to 1853, at page 444, reference to which is hereby made; excepting from the above boundaries all of said land situate on the west side of the Ben nettsville and Rockingham Public Road, conveyed to Archie Morrison, said exception containing about 120 acres. SECOND TRACT: Lying and be ing in Richmond County, Marks' Creek Township, adjoining the lands of Catherine McFayden, G. J. Freeman and others described as follows: BEGINNING at the corner of the dower (a sycamore tree) by the road North side of Marks' Creek and runs as the road leading to Bennetts ville 7 chs., crossing Marks' Creek; thence as said road S. 7 E. 13 chs., thence S. 15 degrees E. 4 chs., to a stake in said road, a hickory and black jack pointers; thence N. 81 degrees E. 17 chs., to a poplar tree in the West edge of a branch, a black gum pointer; thence N. 9 W. 7.50 chs., to a high water mark, or as the back water may go when a dam is raised then up said Marks' Creek a long the edge of high water mark as far as the water may go if it should not reach beyond the upper line of the Gill land; thence to the run of said Creek; thence up said Creek as far as the back water may go; thence as a line of the lands conveyed by Murdock Morrison to David Gill on the 7th day of December, 1854, cros sing said Creek to high water mark on the opposite side; thence as the edge of the pond nearly to the Mill Dam; thence as its other line through the garden by a peach tree; thence as its other line direct to the begin ning, containing 300 acres, more or less, and being the lands conveyed to D. M. Morrison by D. D. Gill and wife by deed recorded in Book T. T., page 336, of the office of the Register of Deeds for Richmond County. THIRD TRACT: Lying and being in Richmond County, Marks' Creek Township, being the share allotted to Samuel Russ in the division of the estate lands of John Russ among his heirs at law, Beginning at a stake three black jack pointers, in the line of Daniel "McLeod's fifty acre tract, and in 5 chains east of a large pine, the beginning corner of said tract, north of the plantation of said Mc Leod heirs, and runs with said tract E. 14.75 chains to the corner of said McLeod's tract, a stake and three black jaek pointers; thence S. 15 chs.; thence S. 64 E. 17.50 chains crossing a branch below a spring to a corner; thence N. 50 E. 15 chains; thence N. 23 W. 58 chains; thence direct to the beginning, on both sides of the road leading from Rockingham to Morri son's Mill, containing 100 acres, more or less. FOURTH TRACT: Lying and be ing in Richmond County, Marks Creek Township, Beginning at a stake among three large pines, the McLeod cor ner, and runs East 60 chains to D. W. Mclntyre'a corner; thence as his line North SO West 27 chains to his cor ner in the Cole line; then as said Cole line West 26 chains to his corner; then direct to the beginning1, con toiaing 69 acres, more or leas, sad being tae same tract of land that was deeded to Sarah F. Smith by John D. Shaw and wife. ' FIFTH TRACT: Lying and being in Richmond Countv. Market drent't Township. Beginning at a stake, two pines and two black iack nointers. south of Speeds old road and the cor ner of Duncan Mclr.tyre's 60 acre sur vey and runs West QR chains tn Hunts' line; then North 30 chains to the Green Pond Road; then with said Road South 60 East 11 chains to Mc Rae's line; then with it South 45 E. to the beginning, it being that tract of land granted to Mary Ann Mcln tyre, in December, 1850, and recorded in the office of the Ree nter nf Heeds of Richmond County, in Book Q. Page in, ana the said grant is hereby re ferred to for a fuller description of tne said land, said land was also con veved to J. F. Bishop by Henry J. Willow 'ghby and wife by deed dated the 18th dav of March. 1904 and re. corded in Book U. U. U., Page 384, in Register of Deeds Office of RiMi. mond County. SIXTH TRACT: Lvinff and heino- in Richmond Countv. Marks' Township, and adjoining the lands of unnsuan xacKae, u. A. Millikin, John Chavis and Others. Retrinninr nf a pine, two pine pointers, in the Calvin Waddell line and runs N. 37 E. 1.50 chains to a pine, McLeod's corner, thence E. E chains tn a turkev nnlr thence N. 24 E. 28 chains to the line oi unnsuan mediae's land; thence N. 40 W. 14.50 chains to a stake C A Millikin's corner; thence as his line S. 74 W. 27 chs. to a stake two black jack pointers Millikin's corner; thence S. 30 E. 33.50 chains to the beginning, excepting, however, from the above aescrioea lana fifty (SO) acres here tofore Conveved bv M. J. Monro tn William Lamply, and since conveyed by William Lamply to Mary J. Moore, containing 20 acres, more or less, pr elusive of the 50 acres excepted a- bove being the same land conveyed by deed iated March the 9th, 1881, by Morgan Taylor to Mary J. Moore, and by Mary J. Moore to W. H. Steele Dy aeea dated the 8th day o' January 1895. SEVENTH TRACT: Lvin? and be ing in Richmond County, Marks Creek Township, and adjoining the lands of Christian McRae. C. A. Milli kin, John Chavis, et als., being a part of a tract of land granted to Al exander Hunt on the west side of the Rockingham Road, Beginning at n pine and two pine pointers in Calvin Waddell's line and runs N. 37 K. l .Rft chains to a Dine, the McRae corner! thence E 5 chains to a turkey oak; tnence N. 24 E. to Ned Cole's line; thence N. a distance to make 50 acres bv turmnsr West to the Oaiaev house line and thense to the beginning, con taining 50 acres, more or less, being the same 50 acres excepted in the a bove described tract deeded to W. H. Steele by aMry J. Moore by deed dat ed in 1897, and being the same two tracts of land that was conveyed by W. H. Steele to C. E. Ashworth by deed dated October 4th, 1897, which is recorded in Book K. K. K . Pom 295 Register's Office, Richmond Coun ty, and the same two tracts of land that was conveyed by the said C. E. Ashworth and wife to M. R. Stubbs by deed dated April 22, 1908, which is registered in Book No. 58, Page 270, Register's Office, of Richmond Coun ty. EIGHTH TRACT: Lying and be ing in Richmond County Marks Creek Townshio. beinc known and designat ed as lots No. 2 in the division of the estate lands of John Russ among his heirs at law, and the lot that was a Uotted in the division of said lands to N. J. Russ, Beginning at Sarah Smith's corner, now a lightwood stumn. and runs S. 4(1 W. 19 hnina to a stake, thence N. 45 W. 12.50 chains to a lightwood stake and oak pointers; thence N. 5o E 15 chains to William B. Smith's corner; thence N. 23 W. 15 chains to a stake, A pine and black jack pointers, also i corner of William B. Smith's 22 acre tract; thence N. 25 W 1 1-2 50 cnams to a forked black jack and black jack pointers, in Duncan MoTn- tyre's line: thence as his line K. 2K.Kn chains, to a stake, black jack and oaK pointers; thence S. 73 E. 12 chs., to the second line of the .Tnhn Rims 75 acre tract; thence as said Russ line, reversed west 17 chains to his second corner; thence with his first line reversed. 25 chains to the becin- ning, containing 57 acres, more or less, a full description of said tract of land being recorded in Book of uraers ana Decrees from 1893 to 1901, at Page 560, Clerk Superior court's umce, Kichrtlond County, ref erence to which is hereby made for a more perfect descrintion of said land NINTH TRACT: Lying and being in Richmond County, Marks Creek Township, and adjoining the lands of wney l,. otricKiin, tne Freeman lands ana oiners, aescribed as follows: Beginning at a spring by the road and not far from said Creole nnd nd. joining the Catherine McFayden lands; a full and explicit description and plot of this tract may be seen by reierence to said SCatherine McFay den's dower plat and papers in the Clerk's Office of Richmond Cnnntv conveyed to D. M. Morrison by Ralph Morrison by deed dated November zetn, xyuz, ana recorded in Book S. S. b.f Page 382, of the Register's office Richmond Countv. The conveyance of the foregoing described tracts of land was made subject to a deed of trust executed by D. M. Morrison to W. H. Wood, Trustee, dated Februarv 14th 1019 and recorded in Book No. 64. Ptm gq of the office of the Register of Deeds i or Kicnmona county, which secured an indebtedness to American Trust Comnanv. of Charlntte. Iff. C. in mount of 120,000.00, of which amount siz,ouu.uu was then unpaid, Tom sale is oudt because of failure to pay either principal or interest on any of the said notes, and is mad at the request of Farmers Guano Com pany, payee, of said notes. This 13th day of December, 1917. CHAS. V. ALBRIGHT, WALTER L. PARSONS, Trustees. $jpyal&sy (Hat's, W. E. McNAIR Mortgagee's Sale. Under and by virtue of the power con tained in a certain Mortgage executed by A. D. Spivey and wife to Ellerbe Insur ance and Realty Company, dated July 2, 1915, and recorded in Book No. 95, page 146, in the office of the Register of Deeds of Richmond county, default having been made in the payment of the indebt edness thereby secured, the undersigned will sell at public auction, to the highest bidder for cash, at the court house door of Richmond county, at Rockingham, N. C, at 12 o'clock, M. on Saturday the 12th day of January, 1918, the following described real estate situate in the town of Ellerbe, N. C, viz: 'Beginning at a stake in the edge (North) of Page Street and in the west edge of railroad right of way near Depot and runs with Page Street N. 83 1-2 West 26 feet to a corner, thence N. 7 1-4 E. seventy feet to centre of Grassy Island road, thence along centre of said road N. 63 3-4 E. 53 3-4 feet to West edge of said railroad right of of way, thence with right of way S. 19 1-2 W. 101 1-2 feet to the place of beginning. TIME OF SALE: Saturday, January. 12, 1918. PLACE OF SALE: Court House. TERMS: Cash. This Dec. 11, 1917. Ellerbe Insurance & Realty Company. Mortgagee. Executive's Notice. Having qufiliffed as executive of the estate of Alice L. Townsend, deceased, this is to notify til persons holding claims against the estate of the said de cedent to present same to me, duly veri fied, on or before the 12 day of Decem ber, 1913, or this notice will be plead in bar of their recovery. All persons in debted to said estate will please make prompt Payment. This, Dec. 12, 1917. W. Steele Lowdermilk, Exec. Report of the Condition of The Bank of Ellerbe at Ellerbe in the State of North Carolina, at the close of business November 20th, 1917. RESOURCES Loans and discounts . . $88,366.42 Overdrafts secured $951.29; unsecured 143.10 1094.39 Banking House $2995.26; Furni ture and Fixtures $1804.61 4,799.87 All other real estate owned 2,000.00 Due from National Banks 13,448.44 Due from State Banks & B'kers 16,156.05 Cash Items 148.19 Silver coin, including all minor coin currency 643.58 National bank notes and other U.S. notes 3,578.00 $130,234.90 LIABILITIES Capitai stock paid in $10,000.00 Surplus fund 5,000.00 Undivided profits, less current expenses & taxes paid 2,152.54 Deposits subject to check 90.212.80t Time certificates- of deposit 18,630.22; Cashier's checks outstanding 4,239.34 $130,234.90 I, B. B. Farlow, Cashier of the above named bank, do solemnly affirm that the above statement is true to the best of my knowledge and belief. B. B. FARLOW, Cashier Subscribed and sworn to before me, this 10th day of Dec. 1917, J. A. McAuley, Clerk Superior Court Richmond County W. L. Howel J. R. Bennett J. R. 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