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THE FARMVILLE HERALD.
HONOIt KO lt THK UA- dil'. PRESENT, HOPE FOR THE FUTURE. VOL IX* FARMVILLE, \ A.. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY IO, L899. N0.2L *.' DIRECTORY. ? Prince Edward County Di - s\ I i - SS' I ' SS . Il ? T. Il I H i H i A. D 'AAH R M. AM WATKINS ff WATKINS, ATrORNEVS AT LAW, r s:. - kV. HODGES MANN. J M ? CRUTE, MANN <&, CRUTE, d L.iw. C P. VANDERSLICE, kjs ! - I m v \. ( < H. BLISS, * . (J EN EH \l. \; i : IOXI I R. SPENCER, M. D., *" . I'll if-iiinn amt Surgeon. ^| M. MARTI ATI Richmond, Va.. Farmville, ^'HITE 6- CO., DRUGS, Medicines an Druggists1 Sundries. KAUS! STITT'.. VA. JIS1TOROIIM) VOL! That HUGH O'GARA & CO.. mCHARDSOxNT & CO.. Whiskeys, Wines, Eic, I: Voa Drink, I' ?RT. ?AH [XXX, BRADDUCE COOPER'S OLD CORN. PLANTERS' BANK, ^AHM VILLE, VA. ?' Capital paid 130.000 h. i H. A. 1 ,.*,,. v ll WK Viii; PKtXTIXll DOM. vi ri! di, ll.1.1 WHAT WE I Dr. T ia! Our Tha- Objt-Pl ? t Har I ' uss tu ilse i -ml *?"' '*0*? ? _|-.., al*.- 1* t'iil> lor | ? I . ; : . i I " " ? is w bal he r * ' : > ? ? - ' I ' I ' - I I . ' I : ; ? i '. ? r nny of thc . ' ? ' - ' ' ' ? ? In Un* inn-. ? - one sv: ? . in nil thal ? ? ' ' ? ot ruo ? sdio ?"? nefn, while there are others making b Holes ' . ? l I ? ? ? ? . ? ? ? ? ? In the ' Imt it ssi Ui * ' ' - - ? lt i i ' - ' 1 ? r ? ' From tho sraj I sr-. about ot ?0 - ?! conclude that 'I hnst ? sud '. vvlirn at of ? r ac ? h and 1 lillian ' ? f our March I ? IS nnt ?h nr I Ine in ? ? win n a en * Ton ' Bible i, nnd r thi nf v.]. ? OT prirl ? '. pic ?.?itlnjj ? ? ' [il.-mt it un ' --t it toward you. ? Ice the ? \ "U ? imp^r ? o bril :t patch ? ? lt u ith nn ? ?* Uint ' \ brow ? itude. t- well nenin, v our ' ? ?? cen ? ? In nn -! svhiit I i f you If V what thes ..?- what " "Tn thi born." . .I svith tn word it human ap tn ? 1 mir b much, bm w im v. world ssill il nn! Iv ho tnrn-d I Per nnder* ? nini r.'solii - | Infinite t > Irable for eb rnnl rsstd All the end ssh all the winters aral nil tho :itl nil thi? ll, nnd thf ? I -I ?? ? I think lt would I ssorld thiin v , ne. Hut I I sbather : nr an em parn ? ;.trill tn this rit's end ss-as i lld say th.-it * l earth's worst In I . ' na ssas oB I hia - T lin d sk!. 1.mihi SS i tll sad frmn i ' ninrn tun ? if the ud In I d his anny ? ? ' n not. I g sm ? thin*? antlful rnniL- fnr nil thc moil. WlnTt vcr lt he. in whnt r fnr nwns In this or utlon. hnil. homo of light nn-1 lnvo nnd bless otlr.ess! Thron:;h tho ntnnir g merry ? of Christ, may we sll get thors! WANTS A DIVORCE. A t.v|i?> I'rliii".-*... Wini.- I n I h lina.., S Ininti"* (Itt.- of thr I rll lil? li., u. ..I lift Uart*. iniwitch lias applied for a ? in that he frequently ? ? -\ i ? ? . it'll to I thc < ' The joj itnj the d of being the onij rot] to as - und bravo her hus ith. I rt-o hill sshieh nosv lio-i ? ii office of the VT ANTI NO MORE OF THIS. ;;ior!or court is B sign that i traditions of ceniorlea among Aw wanderers has been broken. .--many lass is that tho gjpsj hus band ind forever tl.t* ? tl la, n oreover, sb abso i, bedecked in her i|.r orna iring the Inevitable shawl over her pretty bead, handed koree bill orer to William Mc? Carthy, tl though da] occurrence, she McCarthy she ssa-, tired of her husband. She did not ssant to with Bruno any more. Anyway, id another man whom she liked ? nico. v hile mae, wm elbow before tbe [f thi - a..; ? ?? ?? .-: in to tho assertions of -lits ho did not soe 1;t to tIniii known. There were a number of oth< r gj pay mon there, and ? I on without a word. ness of for ; the bill by offering to tell ( lork McCarthy's fortune. DOG WAS MUSICAL. Illa Hit ri. ( li I med Ila rmo? Ional > arith a CUumIs *iing llfinlfifil li 7 a < laelnaall Mst. \ rery amusing incident occurred Igbt al the commencement nf a ? Iii ge al I Inclnnati, 0. The hall ssa- crowded almost ttl Miffo uiUi the frioiitLs and admirers of the graduatea and those who were other hon* .-? i: mme hail al reads pro ? i pretty svell, and the attention waa on ths qui vive. Noss linne to tho front a singer?a ;nl young girl, of solid build, still dressed In short clothes, and ssith k nf childhood on her wslked demurely to the pl where her teacher had If to play the accompaniment. INO NOTES' OF Tilt: I ? aic one "Mignon,** I.s l.i-/! and thc little sturdy singer put all ber soul into it. Ai r, with Ugh Homeric fore . d well pleased, for the Kiri tnself nj).m poetic when a few ?in fruin the front part turbid tho l.nr ? ? f the fair high l rowed professor looked a little au? lt he wen! em svith tho accom ? ii. bad no! procei dd,very far s. v more canine ojacula* o-ry hotly in .?ht on. Laughter ssas of the lo-ri tl. Hut tho pro? 's on. ? r Interruption from ce, and the mess lint angry. nrjirise of audience when, on the the pet dog 0, nu*], hitting the Iden? tical chord, brought tlie performance to a ha rn,..lilt.us close. Bj inimthf. "What's the matter svith Freddie?" asked the hos V fm I. cr. "He's svi.rried user his studios He has an example | ' he has $10 ami pays I ;.ts for a steak ai. ! sari.u bar things, how much ssill hi "Well, tell him not to bother. I'm Bot going to have the earoles-s Inno of ehildl .! .'i-'nr such useless tn nd.*. It'll Ive time enough for him to face tbe awful prob? lems ? I up and has Plain healer. She Was Thinking of lt. Mrs. BrsTSOfl Oh, Mrs. Downsleigh, I hear that your daughter Mabel it engaged to Fred Waddington. Downeiei* I ? j ex* eel to be married i during th* wi liter. Why, what ina kc*, you look so funny/ Ho sou knoss- ?nyl about him? Mrs. Eh no; nothing milch. I was only thinking. Once wi on lie was a boy I beard mir minis? ter say iie expected him to come to a bad end.?Chicago I'. An Indistinct Imur.-aalon. "I dunno's I exec! I if dat ?peakuh." remarked Mr. F.rastus Pink ley, as he ss .is walking homo from tia' lecture svith Miss Miami Brown. "At what point does yob. compreheB liveness get itali* "Well, ef ho sus- he favors ile polios of expansion, I dunno's I nn'atan'a Tm. Hut ef tu favors tit- expansion o' policy I's right svif Tm," Washington Star. Ills Illili Trail. "Dawson's ar. awfully extravagant chap." "Yes, he ls." "Has he got much money back ol him?" "I'm afraitl he has more, in fact than ho has ahead of him."?-Ilarpor'i Baser. A W iinian'a Aim. Bride? If J on es ? r ttl rt svith any oth tr woman, Hans, I a irmi Mott} What I Could yon sim a gns at sour oss ii husband? Bride Yes, I couhl and would. Harry then, 1 should be perfectly safe.?Harlen; Life. A lin..- Slander. "It is claimed by the complainant that sou assaulted him," saitl the rate. "He lies, sour worship, I iitv.r touched him. Hobson and Tilfbi licked him up and carritti him to ths pump. All I ihi was to ssork the pinn* handle."?Tit-Hits. Illa Stains. Booh Agent What kind of a mar is your neighbor. Mr. Puffed up f Farmer Bornbeah Wa ul, I eaeker late he ina I there won't bc ? re wei ss.'ather this season un ',? M he withdraws his objection ? Judge. \.il -Mich a Illa Kimi. Emily?I am so unhappy. I begin, to ? at Arthur niarrhd nie for my Ber Dearest Friend w.n. you have the comfort of knowing that he ls not fo almple w* bo looks. Tit-Hits. In the Ills; Hare. Tha race ls rot In every cass t'nto "hu swift, they say. Ard hy that soif-sjam* token he That loads the fastest V.tc may h-s Passed hy the man who "i*gs asvajr." ?Ohlcafo Dally Ness. OH, Till", nu i iiiisi i;. "What a wretchedly dark hole this is, now!" "Do you think so? were ntairietl, you always -said it svas the delightful in Hrighlon -so fe* lamDS.n?-Ally Sloper. A Sermonette. Whatu'er bstlde, O murmur not? Was . reath upon your lot; ? Mle you arum!.le, fli. th ? , u In, nilKhi i ct I'ress. r.i.-t r> and Resift] . Ile?ld go through tire and water for you, dear. .nd that. Would you agree to go through th.- operation (,f making tire for me.' Yonkers Btntes* man. (>f(eii Hone. "What is an Investigation, Uncle Bod* i "Investigationf Why, it's h up a lot of blame anti putting it on Huck. The War In Vain. "I do svish tl.. - get | "Why?" "Because it would make good singers .* V Truth A I.Hid on i <illi Kinna Mrs. Hi i.ham I wonder wh) our boy I ? v.riiten lal bern Be's probably I luck at p. % (lui. ..f (inf. "Hoss do you keep so /oona;, Mrs. Lighthi "W.n. I never worry about mj - Detroit Free Press, (.ncaa Attain. rh What kimi of gloves, madam - walking g ? - Way! n'k Mercy sukes, no! I lon't m-iir ?.?.??si *. on mi feet - Judge. Afraid of Am.-rn an < ..ntrol. ? al bu.! ti '.tt rs In Havel 1 a meet! thei fits Ulai tb Cided to draft a p. I to Preaideni Mi Kn.hy praylnf that after tlie Spanish esaouation li.il thc Ding of Ai trol, that thew* ol. gill steps tal prevent them from Berrying on t-fcaif amusement Thc bull lighters rk that their livelihood ii. th. ir ability t?i continue their ol. Sion, and that lt would lie gross Injus? tice to tin m to la" deprived of the right, beside n sore disappointment io the le Of Havana if L\ otirci* of amuseti forbidden. Tho gladiator** wi': In Un lr p. titiOB that Turing his residence in ( nba, msi r mi opportunlty t.. -?? ht and was ye to lie fcoen ut tho arena Bl st rs -fond of tho sport. Tins all that all Americans ssho base wit ? a bull fight are greatly phased with the porf.u munee, and ss iii also point ld thc fact that visiting I fail toattendonoof these p. rforiuui.o.a ssLeti tiny uro in Hasana. This i that sshen their case is fully sit forth that their business will in>t ix inter? fered ssith. It took Hermans much longer than Franc* to comprehend the rmi strength anti purposes of tho United .Iii gs ssith Spain, and it ia gratifying to us to learn > . ? thia late day that there has DBI oided chai.j. I tn dews towai.l us. Much of th - to the diplotnncs of Admiral Dswej the peru.nal reports to the emperor ol the German obserreTS of the Santiago aign. United States M White hos all along Instit Sd, that Un ofnehsl sentiment of Berlin was not an? tagonistic to us; but the German ad? miral at Manila ami the most inUiiei ? Hal Dewspapers Btrtalnly reflected a dilTerent feeling. Noss, the press, high odicials and rt | itsenintisos of vast oominon'ial In to rests have entirely changed their attitude, and are out? spoken lu the hops that tho I Siana Brill not relinquish the Philip? pine islands, and, above all, will not re? turn them to Bpnln, under whom H.. .?ion and commercial troubles WOttld bs prolonged. In an article In McClure's Magazine Mr. Waldron upsets the Hms ki theory that wheat is the most important crop In the world, and givea Uie pi!ui tatoes. Over 4,000,000,000 biikli* ela of jKjtut... s are pr.due. ii SSS I <mJ,000,0<jO bushels of corn, wadla Wheat takes third place svith an annual production of only 2,500,000,000 bushels Ireland leads all other countries In po? tato eating, the annual consumption there being 1.107 pounds to each psrsOS ?or over four pounds a day. Gennsuy, with an annual per capita consump tion of 1.3u0 pounds, conies next; the Netherlands coming tLird, and Italy bringing up the extreme rear with an annual per capita ionofonlt ?1* pounds. An organization to kata th.* i Cuba by a system of industrial relief has been Started in Hrookly n. The plan is to aecure a tract of Land near each suffering Cuban city, place an Ameri? can in charge, and offer tmpi. to Ike able-bodied poor in oulti-. the land. The proceeds of tlie STOpS will be turned buck into the r? lief fund Individual workers will be assisted te return to their old homes as soon sa they can au-.tn.in themselves. Ibe r-e bulldlng of destroyed hOBBBS and the es tabliahment of free schools arc a ? ets of this relief movement. (ii.e nf the ui.iipie features of tho late tjempeign in rsiiuejlisiila was the u-w of the phoi.ograph in the judicial light in Alleyhai.y county. John S. Robb, thu Independent republican candidate, de? lis end addresses one night at Mount Washington and Millville, anti ss hilt* lie was sjieaking at these plu.es a i gruph was re. iii:** off his uddr. ks to a large audience at Hridgosilie. Hulled water la a loading topic of in? terest in Chicago, and the health c-.m missioner sass Uie Ixding, BO be ef? fective, must continue half sn hour. After the ss*ater has ci*.let! |ttd tl., mint Milled It is poured off and LaT tled. Having completed the bottling, tin citizen feels ut liberty to take sn antidote for breathing tho ? ( hiOBgO riser. Owiig le the wound he received at I . rt i'i>! St*, Qspt, "Hob" Kvans was re* from the navy's active Hat stnl w..i . ; after BUeh pN-fldlng bs a joint resolution of congress, whi' b oatiOB a* to disability. Ile is the lnthcsersioewhohaul.il. red. It is said the boind rs of the Mar} hint! h limn ll of in.migration bas Instructed ita seer, o.ry to ge to Holland for tim purpose of obta a nun 'i.lgriinta with whom to settle a colliny In Mars Intnl. It 'he Dutch base taken Maryland aa ssoll a* Holland. A report from San Trincis-xi anya Ter a litigation lasting 14 years the w. * of an i stats la u.ut , teni i" n ned and litigation sus, cause the entail I diausted In f ? legal f..s. 'I ks lawyers gave np ssh. ii the sack svusempt ?