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3tht ..jpailg tate ontrtrmclc, gate. 18,1892.
ITEMS OF INTEREST IN AND AROUND THE CAPITAL CITY. " - ' I llf JQ U T C IcdSs Hi nil I eX The Chronicle's Weather lieport. Raleigh, N. C, March 17 Maximum temperature, 32; mini mum temperature, 27. Rainfall, 0.15. Local forecast for Raleigh and vicinity: On Friday, continued threatening weather, with rain; warmer. Clearing and colder on Saturday. Index to New Advertisements. Jotm U. Smith & Co Dissolu tion Notice. 1130-1140 Caxton Building-Wanted. HOME HAPPEHINGS. Yesterday was the worst day a had week. of Icicles made a pretty fringe on the street cars yesterday. Wilmington's electric street rail way will be opened for business April 16. For two or three days past the timua nave ueen somewhat schedule time. The cars coming in on the rail ways from the wet and north are covered with snow. The revenue officials yesterday made a sale of captured contraband whiskey and brandy. The sleet-lttden trees presented a Drnnant appearance last night in the glare of the electric lights. Three convicts arrived at the penitentiary yesterday afternoon from Martin county. There are nearly 500 water takers in Raleigh who are served from the city mains. Rev. I. McK. Pittenger will go to Pittsboro to-day and preach in the Episcopal church at that place to-night. Phalanx lodge, K. of P. No. 34, meets this evening at eight o'clock. The second and third ranks will In conferred. Last evening about 8 o'clock there was a thunder storm, which came up from the west. There was some vivid flashes of lightning. J. U. Smith & Co THE FIRE DEPARTMENT. Three hundred young men will be at the State convention of the Y. M. C. A. at Greensboro next week. No pains are to be spared to make the next Stato fair a notable one. The premium list will soon be issued. Only one day's work has been done this week on the new depot. The timbers of about half the car shed are in place. At Marion next week addresses will be made by Messrs. Marion Butler and Harry Skinner, and there will be a division of debate, as Hon. W. M. Robbins and others will make addresses aLso. Governor Holt has made requisi tion on the Governor of Georgia for John Stone, who is wanted for mur der committed in Rowan count v. The murderer is in iail in Georgia. and a b pedal officer has gone there tuner mm. General Manager Serpell, of the noriolk & Carolina railroad, will Degm next Monday a survev of th route for a branch railroad line to be built from Aulander, on the Nor folk & Carolina, to Avoca, a dis tan op nf frntxr "vn : mi v. .vt ,uui uuies. xne Jine will pass through a rich and (level- oping country and will be an im portant feeder to the business of JNortolk. Mention was made some days ago turn, me oiaie world's Fair collec tion committ e desired to obtain some tree trunks to be placed in a granu coiomids at Chicago. It is now learned that nine trunks of trees, each twenty-five feet long, have been shipped from Asheville to Chicago to form these columns in the forestry building. They are the gift of Mr. George Vanderbilt and are from his estate near Asheville. Yesterday the sheriff of David son brought four convicts to the penitentiary. One is Dick Hall. whose offence was the killing of rramc Uross, his uncle, last De cember. The grand jury returned a true bill against him, the indict ment charging him with murder in the first degree. He got off with 10 years. Another convict is Frank Smith, who knocked Will Page in the head with a jug, breaking the jug but not the head; he was con victed of secret assault, and sent in for five years. John White was convicted of attempted outrage on a 13-year old-girl, and was sentenced to ten years. A Summary of Its Admirable Work for a Twelve- mnn th - M W J l ij, 1 The people of Raleigh are justly proud of the city's fire department, and it deserves the high opinion they have f it. The department's year begins March 1. During the twelve months from March 1. 1891, to March I, 1892, there were 38 fire alarms, of which two were turned in on account of fires outside the city limits. During April there were two alarms and the loss was only $2. In May there were also two, and the loss was $1,351. 44, due to the fire which originated in Aufrecht's paper-bangino- estib- have dissolved lishment, on Fayetteville street Tn co-partnership both in Raleigh and June and July there were n llilisboro. Mr. Sirith will continue alarms. Jn August there were business in Raleigh and makVs an four and the loss was $6,925.15 announcement, in t.n-d.. v'li flliwrw. ttiia l'nnlmlln. 1... 11 w u vulval- .uict uivAuuiiig nun. on me relate ice 1C1E factory. In September there was one I he street cars run with most alarm, but no loss. In October commendable regularity. The ser- there were five, with $3.50 loss, vice was not at all interrupted by I" November there were eleven, of tne sleet yesterday. The trolley which two were for fires outside the wneeis tnrew out vivid green flashes C1IJ limits, at tne exposition grounds last night as thev touched thf u'ir and the cotton mil s, nnd tha Wo oil I coated with sleet. was only $33.75. In December Militarv mmmiinna inere were lnre, one for the fire terdav issued fm J wh,ch originated in the Denton office as follows: Co. F, 1st regi- !)uildiR "ear the city and the ment, Warrenton. Cant N. M l0S3 Was $2!G0: In January there Palmer, 1st Lt. B. D. Moore. 2d TT ?.1X' llh. 2084-25 loss, this Lt. M. H. Palmer; second regi ment, A. McKinnon major and surgeon, N. Anderson captain and assistant surgeon, T. J. Burbank first lieutenant and assistant sur geon, H. H. Mcllhenny captain and adjutant, W. N. Harris first lieutenant and adjutant. Boys' Conefrenee at Y. M. 0. A. Con vention. A conference of Christian boys will be held in Greensboro, N. C, on Saturday, March 2Gth. The Y. M. C. A. State Convention will then be in session there and some of its delegates will conduct the confer ence. The railroads will all sell tickets at reduced rates and the peo ple of Greensboro will entertain the delegates. The Committees Appointed. Mayor Badger yesterday an nounced the committee of "about 200 citizens, whiYh the Aldermen directed him to appoint to represent Raleigh at the launching of the cruiser "Raleigh." This lis; will appear to-morrow. The following compose the committee on the part of the board of aldermen: Messrs. Frank Scronach, S. V. House, C. K. Lf e, A. Bowes, B. F. Wombl r t j. rj rogue. I). M Kincr r? J - - A I Ik A. l E. It is learned from persons who including the loss at R. D. Robin- son a publishing house, $1,881. In February there were four alarms, and the loss waj $20.50. The to tal loss for the twelve months was $13,021.59. The value of the prop erty at i isk was over $250,000. The insurance on the property which was damaged, was $30,450. It must be borne in mind that ihv s was greater have examined the boiler which of the fires were in bad locations. r1 m' Stephenson's and that at one, that at the ice lum inal me two upper rooms of factory, over half the total los tne nues and the crown sheet were incurred. The risk was not covered hv wot., of v., r .. .1 .,j ...nvi n ilic nine ui ixuu ru were me lires the explosion. The burning of the During the year ' ending Jnrch flues and crown sheet is plainly 1,1891, the loss was $18412.25, hown I he dark portion of the there being 25 alarms. Of the loss boiler show what was covered by $17,500 wa, on the round-house tne water; those light red the parts and engines of th Senhno.,1 a .v not covered There was not, ao Line, making the loss on the other cording to the statement now made, 24 alarms only $912.25. The in even uone ffaurre1" nf w.toT. 0.,.,., ' ' v i w w i&wi.fi.iiv iii inn irnii uru a . O o $9,600, and the value of the prop ertv at risk was $177,400. During the year ending March 1, 1890, there were also 25 alarms and the loss was $1,530.50, with $VJju insurance. mere are now 23 fire alarm " m. m. uiiicB ui w ti c, mere are 39 bells on the circuit. There Lurasdeu, J. Lewis, John R. ""er itdl, M. A. Packer, F. W. Hun nieutt, L. B. Pegram. The com mittee appointed to solicit subscrip tions for the gift to the cruiser isjeom posed ot Mayor Thorn is Badr, chairman; E. G. Harrell, Sher wood Haywood, R. J. Powell, C. G. Lutta and H. W. Ayer. iNot Claiming he Karth. It is in the mouths of people where erer Panacea Water has been tried or heard of that in dyspepsia, in Chronic Diarrbcea and Scrofula it has all in ail no equal. Now this is not claim ing the earth, but it is what we can get some of the best and the most distingnished men in North Carolina to underwrite. Ask your druggist or send your order to King & McGee, druggists, sole agents Raleigh N. C. Messrs. J. F. Jordan & Co., cf Greensboro, have made their third large shipment of tobacco to Mar seilles, France. This is one of the foreign places where some of the large quantity of tobacco goes which is sold on that market, the Record savs. boiler. It is now proposed that Raleigh's centennial celebration shall be held in October, during the State fair and that it be made in all respects wormy 01 tne capital of North Car olina. The people here wili take hold of the matter with enthusiasm and earnestness. There oiicrht. -uv v be a notable parade, illustrative of eea 01 a repeaier, go the city V, -.:. i loan a A.y. A .. J luc iy a me and progress, with UIMUru IIUO circuits, floats. &c and the people of all the ynvwiwF State ought to be made welcome and W DRUGCISTS. asked to join in the celebration of A Lady is Among the Successful An the occasion which i8 of State as J IL HI bUCcesstul AP" At 1 llm,not0,i Messenger states of pharmacy held here Tuesdav and that the business of assistant United Wednesday, the following candi- jio uu-'iMUt aiinrnpv I V 1 Klntau naA c i ftfD.., V J '-"c-r-; pcu uecessiui examma- j Avai.clu wno arrived there tionB: K. V. Howell, Wake Forest- . . 0 M xcgaiu lo'ineciaim "irs. jr. jj. Hyser, B. K. Kvser P of thp. TTnWd r. tt- v -yser, tr. government on o. jvyser. elma; H. S. Sedberrv bmith s island. A year ago suit Fayetteville; F. W. Parker, Rab was brought by the United States eigh; Thomas N. Hall, Mooresville in the circuit court at Raleigh This is the first instance in which against the heirs at law of the late a lady ha8 made applicasion for U- l. t . Devereux, one of the origi- cense to practice pharmacy in this pV seT Pngrandfather f thG StatC; End MrS Kyier is to be con! Htl! nl' Devereux t0 wcorer gratulated on the excellent style in IV t nthC pert7 at the mouth which 6he Ped examination. of the Cape Fear river, now known as Smith's island. The nresent T he nrfisont. T Mpptino nf TlvonJ n in. xr. evereux was appointed trustee Congressional District, or the government under the orig- Memhprc that the trustee will brincr a;f 0 ? V? ?iei8h9 N on Thurs- the April term of th U i ed State 7 &t 3 m-for the court against th Their at law nf PTT dytermininS time James Alvis WerSrtto o don P tT C' Wilmington, to establish the gov' Congres- & CaDdidatG fr ernment's claim. ingress. . Ane committee is composed of Masonic Notice. Messrs. B. R. Hargrove, Chat- A special communication of Hi- amfu W- rris, Franklin; C. ram Lodge, No. 40, will be bpld flrby Johnston; S. C. Ed- this evening at 7:0 o'clock. Every YNash; W. C. Brewer, Wake; memhpr ia x Jo, ri. Dunn. Vance nnd . member is requested to h npMO uuicbs oi importance. By order W. M. 7 r E. B. Thomas, Secretary. Randolph county. N. B. Broughton, Chm'n. Abbott's East India Corn Paint i cur g all corns, warts and bunions. Officer A. H. Braley of th Fall River Pollco Is highly gratified with Hood'. Sarsapariiia. H wai badly run down, had no appetite, what he did eat caused distress and ho felt t.red all th tiraa. A few bottleg of Hood's Sarsapariiia effected a marrelloua chan2o. The distress in the stomach Is entirely cone he feels like a new man, and can eat anyl thing with old-time relish. Tor all of which n h thanks and RfltW cordially reconv U Lffi U ll mends Hood's Is very important that during the months of March April May tha blood should b thoroughly purified and the system be given strength to withstand the debilitating effect of tlio changing season. For this purpose Hood's Sarsapariiia possesses peculiar merit and it is the Best Spring Medicine. 13 The following, just 'QPI U rec8ved, demonstrates purlfyinsr Dowers ; -u. i. nood & Co., Lowell, Mass.: "Gentlemen: I have had sale rheum lor a number of years, end for the past year one- of xny legs, from tlis knee down, has been fcrolcea out recy badly. I took blood xnadicinefor a long time with no good results ana was at one tima obliged to walk xritU wit W crcstcI8 I finally con Jff eluded to trr Hnnd'a Sarsapariiia, and before I had taken one bot tle the improvement was so marked that jl conunuea until I had taken three hot ties, ard am now better than I have been la yecrs. The Inflammation has all left my 1c.t sit. 1 it 13 entirely healed. I have had such benefit from Hood's Sarsapariiia that I concluded to write this yoluntary state ment." F. J. Temple, Eidgeway, Mich. H CCD'S PILL8 acteaslly, promptly and effl. tJnder this head, parties can insen short advertisements stating theii wants at the rate of ten cents a line This Is a very low price, when it i ? membered that the Curoniclk lav the largest circulation of any daih paper in North Carolina and "that ii goes into every section of the State. Ir sending, count six words to the line No standing adverti-einent can go under this heading. Address CnRONiCLE Tub. Co., " Raleigh.. N. C 1 wiuk,. iil5 . esiJiw.;..!. . . " Ml,:,, mm Wan teil, halepmen on Salrv or CVii handle the NPiW PaTKVT P Ff uiv-rJai'i vlj XJIiv. The .-einng noviiy evtr produc d. v vicwc nits, luurorgn'y in two - ec- nd no abrasion o- p.tpe-; 200 to 5(M) cent, profl-. Odp agent's :,rnf?- unw.LV . W W A.lIItV.IIII Use At 5 linn. 1!rII c : -J mm m specie 1 iffi:,:,wnor Ir T" 1 "!-s 'il td tofbSOin six das. another .iin Lu noura. we v.anr one eiie'Ltir central agent for each Shk,i ?V.; r t- . V 1 '""Hi . rur lerms ami rn n.jrr?ii acMrass .T:B VONROR 1 FrXskr VIA VITPACrrRINu c O M P ANY WAN T E D -For the United States Army able-bodied, unmarried men, between th ag.s of 21 and 30 years; good pay, radons, clothing nnd medical attendance. Applicants roust be prepared to furnish satisfacrr.rv vidence as to tge, c'raracter and habits, apply at 15 West AJarut cvxcu, uicrusuoro, iN. u. mr!2-8t ": c-.v. R- J. POWEU Next Door to r mers Hhi k. HOUE FOR RENT -I offer for rent on Wpst. .innoa of ifKts rr tHimn s'x room, nice lot vith garden attached. ipnv to T. T. kAY, Raleich,.N C. mrlO 2t OAPER HAN GER.-Having re I signed my position with Fred A. Watson, I offer mv niM 0SL ties desiring paper haDsrincr lidt erences gjven. Apply to Li. C WhMTTivnc! WANTED Man of business abiiiry t travel. Pprni 4Tn-nf a',t,,ti . Send stamp for particulars. iido-inov axton Building, Chicago, Illinois. mr!8 Stockholders Meet in There v ill hA holders of the rrhnr1- Company at the olhce of the Companv Saturday at 8 p m , March 19th -uoarnus JJANIE! S, T).. . 3. W. JACKSON, SecjetaJyr 6 SpriSgilefi We are now recplri,. SprnisrMillitinM.. which are beautiful I iISSOLUriON NOTICE -The J ; Partnership heretofore existing between J,hn U. Smith & George Over? mnVmg 5U8iness in Raleigh and u Smith & to., has this day been dis solved by mutual consent The busi ness in Raleigh will h r Wr be ?r ned on by ohn U. Smith, and the business at Hillshnv. nnJ "".e Hker. Partis iieMed to iViS branch will nav Mr- omui, Vu'rD dj. btjd to the Hillsboro bmnVwiu p eien tor past Datrnrifl an -k a. vv,uuuuoute oi ine same. mrl8 tf jhw v tt "i"t VVr Vsl.?1 Ohoantbnms. Bob? wumjg no?a? m many sorts Choice overerc-fcnR anrt house nd Oat-door Ryr SvSSS qnete and Floral Designe Tomato, Cauliflower, Oabbace and Pol grown Egg-plants, bweet Potato ph. ready about 25th of Athi fj.'rr in June and July. Houd f"or Catalog" MarB-tf. Raleigh, N. C. For Rent. EW RI effects, to be usp.i as wii as jinn. nery. -rioters, s aces, etc., He. ve are addinjj !li 1 ai"" vt iai nave t.e ;j comi1ete. rep . dtc2-St Miss Maggie Resa 219 Fayette'.iSk - Two Nice Hordes fur Mle. A pair of fine five Year r.! wiil work double o- rl'lc is a haods:?!e buirr ror-e 'IT?i very tine sadd e he r.e'i'cr i.S o:: tleman. Aiplyto E. .McK. GOODWIN'. mrl6ecd-tf Ka igL .V4.' TELEPHONIES. For Flec'rin Telepbores fr:rr:?;'f purposes, write to the Sorters P:i Telephone and Telf trrapli "-J. C. E. McCLUKK, Hist-icr mrG-lm RK-hnjond, i AVanted to Sell. Five good young Mnles aDdfvrj Horses for csh or on tiirew:1; China Pigs, ten to rif enrielkr' owing to ace L. R V.'YATT. No. 21G Fayttteville ja27-lm Hdlm'--1- convenient Larere. comfnrf u"He' ix roonr, i; garden snnt :md wSntfi ' Celrnt' v.ter,2miles west or the citv. dsirQ T3i . j station and rosffi ;- "7u itv Will " " - umj 1UIJ LU 3 J. BROWN, ioa west Kdentonfct, Raleigh, N. C. mrl7 lw 5ooMicbFAaSWaps5oo nicest VirZeJ v ?r. Repositories the nicest Jme of Vehicle nnd tv, kc. louthwf h F arii5 in be we can fjnfc haDdle noig but what we can fully gurantee. We have BUGGIES, UAKRIAGES ROAD prices to on j f -.- i j i Carts $io to tTsTSnSaaT Pb8Bton t&5 tn 17:. ' " UUPllCate fflftnrv .- . . Sto and paric4d examlDe c' '' we carry a complete line cf Ukt- Yancey & Stronach, Agents Tptti ' OjJUU, Becluction of Stock For removal. Goods wi.He reduced prices uiinl the 1st oi -A;'TJ consequence of rem oval to tie A lc-- auilding. ft2S-lm XTOTICE OF SAT.K.-i; a' -L of a mcrtc-tge rrr.m li . ard wife a? recoii'oi i ok '' 516 Itenisfer of Dee i'? t-.'hee M county, I wili on Monday, Cth o at 12 o'clock ni. at l' c loor of V.'ke couiity, highest liid''-r fcrcar andlofoa Ka?t Davie r--X. C. ad j- ii irjgt.e h:r'i; , :.v. ford Unchurch, Betti? ? 'rr ers. front- Davie f-.tre-t i :Jt south 210 frer, ana is r'r::c y oribed in th aforer'l : ;-!;'r ' r:;;.,T. feb26-tds. For Salt. The church buildic-'1 . parate or both tc -'e thH o- -;i ' ,-.r?eet Second Pr: rvn t ! rt -e in the hands of ChEto.. - Z. G. Keade. trustee.- i - r , ?icn,for private salefiTt r Idiys. Terras easv. V-,11 " 1 S both. This VI b UHrcn, i - qv: E. tr. HKADK.. St!j tb. Utt and Be.t n yUlm I No, 319, 321 and 323 Wilmii , g ton and 130 More in Stress?. mar-11 lOd.