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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 February 1891

AJCOMAO COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, FEB. 7, 1S91. John W, Edmonds, Editor and Owner, LOCAL NEWS. Miss Sarah Walston, of our town, left this week on a visit of several weeks to friends in Georgia. The millinery shop, occupied by the Misses Pix, Parksley, is offered for sale by Mr. F. J. Barnes. lions Jno. \V. Daniel and Thomas "Whitchead, have our thanks for pub? lic docaiuents, recently received from them. The Drununondtown Alliance meets at Temperance Hall, next Saturday. A full attendance of the members is requested. Mr. "Win. L. >"oek, agent" of Hum? phreys & Tilghinan, will deliver two car loads of their fertilizers at Oak Hall station to-day. Landreth's garden and grass seeds, fresh, earliest and best, are for sale at Bl?chstone & Bell's drug store, Accomac C. H., at fair prices. An oyster supper will be served at Hunting Creek M. P. Church, on Wednesday, February 11th, at 7 p. to., for the purpose of raising funds to pay church debt. The meeting proposed for forming a...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 February 1891

Engineer McFudilen Knew He Would lie KIIl.nl. und Ho Wa? Killed. Tlie sudden und awful death of En? gineer McFadden recalls very vividly a story that is told about tbo bravo and nervy man who met his fate while at his post of duty. Engineer McFadden was connected with the old Oregon and California Railroad company for many years. During that time (extending over a period of twenty-two years) 1?? had been in a good many accidents and had run many narrow escapes. AU will vividly ifcinember t!to fearful accident at Lebanon Junction, hi which Engineer John ("BigJuck") Miller and Fireman Quint Guthrie were killed. The tragic fate of "ihg Jack" seemed to have mode a very strong and Lusting impression on the mind of Engineer McFadden, and had been regarded by him somewhat in the light of a presenti? ment. Very soon after Milter's death aii old friend of McFadden met the latter, and naturally the circumstances of the accident and the fate of Miller won1 dbcussed. "Well, John," said the old ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 February 1891

VOLUME X ACGOMAC C. H., VA- SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 1891 NUMBER "33 published every saturday AT ACCOM AC C H..VA. SUBSCRIPTION RATES. 1 Copy, one~year ?1 00 j 1 " " six months 00 \ 5 " one year 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year 10 00] and a free copy to the sender. ADVERTISING RATES. 1 Inch, one insertion ? 1 *? t mo 44 1 00 1 " < no year" 7 50 E^*Rates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on ap? plication. ^"Circulation larger than all the ?apers published on Eastern Shore of 'irginia combined. J. W. G. BLACKSTONE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Necly. Tbos. Wr. Russell. NEEDY & RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. lT?loydnock, Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco-1 mic and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN A. BUNDICK...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 February 1891

Ai'!UOM.AG UOGUT-IIO?SE. VA SAT IT KD A Y, FEB. 14, im. FMteveil at the r?ost?vllee at Accomac C n..Va..as spihmv.I-cuisr matter. The neople of X-rtbainprnn are (o he com?rra!tili?letl that inlnt?rS s;eps have henn taken fort.lie Ue - ? enrieht nfHieir roads. Tt may he only a speck on the horz?n, ?.s our eorrespoiidcni imimnft*.<, indi ???tisig tin* relegation o. mir old wad system hi liie Illings of the dead pa>t^ hut as a sign howevei small, pn-urittg to a consummat <>v so di v<Hitl\ wisin-d l*.?V, vc hail : v illi pleasure. Tin* ?e.rinti of tin ??nHioritics of our sister eiuui.tj may appear weak and impr ?mis big, boenu-:e of rise defect in !ln road law preventing ? he accessary <.vrtcndituii' of money, hut it is so dives'iii] of t he appearance of old f.'gyism ?ml partakes so much of the progressive spirit of i lit' age. in which we arc living, that we can nut hel eve it will lie a failure; however low lv its beginning's may Sv*eni. C'0!!ll!lt?n see.st? !i:|S l...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 February 1891

AXJOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, FEB. 14, 1891. John W.Edmonds, Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. The new steamer Pocomoke for the Eastern Shore Steamboat Company, will be launched to-day. Mr. Wm. Kennard Nottingham, the efficient county surveyor of North? ampton, offers his services to the peo? ple of Accomac, through our columns in this issue. The sum of #5,000 has been paid to the 'administrators of Jno. T. Powell, deceased, by the Mutual K-serve Fund Life Association, of New York, as will be noted elsewhere in our columns. Kev. Jno. A. Barker and wife mov into their new residence on Lilliston Avenuo, Tuesday", and on Wednes- j day wore pounded heavily by mem- j bors of the Baptist Church and other i friends. Henry Watson and Luke Savage, colored, were carried to penitentiary l.y deputy sheriff, last Tuesday, to serve, toxin of imprisonment of 5 years, in accordance with sentence pro? nounced at January term of our court. The drugstore occupied by Mr. Win. F. Blackstone, at Georgeto...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 February 1891

Uns "Saints' Lfrerlasiing Il?st," and U i;Jvo his immortal "Gall to the Uncon? verted?" Physical disease which racked every nerve of his body. What made George Whitefleld so mighty hi saving souls, bringing ten thousand to God when others brought a hundred? Per? secution that caricatured and assailed him all up and down England, and dead vermin thrown in Ids face when be was proacliiug. What mellowed and glorified Wilbcr forco's-Christian character? A finan? cial misfortune that led him to write, "I know not why my life is spared so kwig except ft he to show thai h men mni be as nappy without a t>r^??r? as with ooe." W1ki? gave John Milton sszch keen spiritual eyesight that bo could seethe battle of the angels? Extinguishment of physical eyesight. What is tho highest observatory for ntnrtvH>g the stars of hope and faith and spiritual promise? The believer's sick bed. What proclaims the richest and most golden harvests that wave on all tho liills of heavenly rapture? Tho snows,...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 February 1891

VOLUME X ACGOMAC C. H., VA. SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 21, IS91 NUMBER 34 PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H..VA. ^"Subscription $1 a year. CgTCirculation larger than all the papers published on Eastern Shore of Virginia combined. ^""Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Norfolk or Richmond, can reach more truck? ers and farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than lit any other .vav. j. W. G. BLACKSTONE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Ya. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. Rubsell. NEELY & RUSSELL, At torneys-at-Law, Accomac C. IL, Va. Practice in the courts of Accomac, and NorthamDton counties. L. FLOYD NOCK, Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Ya. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN a! BUNDTCI^ Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. II., Ya. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. GEO. F. PARRAMO...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 February 1891

?UC?MAC d??RT-n??SE, VA SATU?DAY. FEB. 21, lS9t. Kut^rrrl at thp PosT-olice at Aceomae (** 11.,'Va.. as secon.l-class matter. Me. Clpvomnd in a recent let'ei to tlu? Reform clnb ??f-Npw Ynrlr. gave expression to views on tbc Silver rpipstiou, which have erPat i'il a stir iKrniighoht she conn try. (Vintnandin? as all It's litt^nuiePfi do the attention of the pnblic.no oho has criticised Hump, so far as lias ftonn* to mir notice, wh'i has not commended them as il>e manly frank and courageous sentiments of a man who believed lie was l'ijjltf mid had th?' o- ura?r?? of his convictions. Condemned he is of course \-\ ] oliticians. who believe he shouid have stifled his senti? ments in deference to fopinions of some of lite partyassociates, who favor 1 he freeomaireofsilver?ami if us they sav, he has thercb;. wrecked Iiispresidential prosper s no higher compliment could he paid to him, implying as the assert on does, that he p-efer.s to rig';t liitinM riian To hi* President;, Wcari' of ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 February 1891

a;comac court-house.-va saturday, feb. 21, 1891. John W.Edmonds, Editor and Owner, LOCAL NEWS. Several eases of "la grippe" arc re? ported from upper part of county. Many fanners of the county availed themselves of the sunny weather this week, by planting peas. If you Avish the best brick on the Peninsula at bottom prices, apply to M. K. German, Delmar, Del. George Marriner.a worthy citizen of the c( unty, died at Hornt >wn. last Sunday, of consumption, aged G5 years. a patent has been granted to R. O. Nottingham, formerly of Northamp? ton, now of Norfolk, on a twine holder. County court, next Monday. If; you owe us a dollar, come and bring it, or send to us, and receive our thanks. Prof. P. D. Mahoney will be at Ac? comac C. H-, Monday, court day, to supply those wishing spectacles, ad? justed on scientific principles. The annual meeting of the stock? holders of the New York, Philadel? phia and Norfolk railroad will be held in Cape Charles on the 17th of March. Dr. Geo. B. Zell,...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 February 1891

-I.tirriillje no Hie Pence. A musical youth, who sings in- a church choir in Saratoga, is exceeding? ly annoyed just now by any allusion to a fence. The musical youth who sings in a choir has a chum, who is also a musical youth and sing3 in tho choir. It is the same choir. Each. of these musical youths is in love. It is the same girl. One night there was even? ing service in the church whero tho youtlis sing, and also in the church whero the maiden attends. Tho young men skurrlcd out of church in hot haste at the close of service, and started on a free-for-all to reach the other church. For all it was Sunday, one youth tried the steeplechase plan and started across lots. The first fence was a low one, with pickets; and ho sprang lightly over it? and staid there. The situation was embarrassing, for his feet did not reach the ground, and ho could not reach far enough back of himself to };et a fair bold oh the fence and lift himself from the picket, which had passed through the back of...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 28 February 1891

VOLUME X ACGOMAC C. EL, VA- SATURDAY^ ^FEBRUARY 23, IS91 NUMBER 35 PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H..VA. ^^Subscription $1 a year. e3^~Circulation larger than all the papers published ou Eastern Shore of Virginia combined. {^"Commission men or husiness men of any class in Baltimore, Now I York, Philadelphia, Boston, Norfolk or Richmond, cau reach more truck-1 ers and farmers through the columns of Thk Enterprise than in any other t,*av. J. \V. G. BLACKSTONE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. IL, Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. Russell. NEELY.& RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomac ] and Northampton counties. Efloyb^nockT Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN A. BUNDICK, At torney-at-Law, Accomac C. IL, Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. GEO. F. PARR...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 28 February 1891

ACCUMAC ?<)i;itT-lH>?SE, VA S?T(TK!>.\Y, FEB. 28, ..?ltnedat Ute !,o?t.o,1i??x!it.Acc?>mao C H..Va..as second-classmatter. A Farmer*-' Iustirn'o. the second ever held in V>igiu?a, was in x"s sinn a' ' .hailottesville. 011 Ti?'s ihiv in?! Wednesday, ofthis wei l; im? was largely attended hy :?tii in? telligent class of agrieulMirist* dorn ever see.tmti of the Sta'e. Tlic reason for holding them ashes ?Mi? of rho necessity for a broader! 4'ilncitinn for the faimi::g class :u:d their seojw? and intention can he inferred from a perusal of tin* programme pnH'shed in another column of Ill's paper to day. As w I! he noted the subjects for dis? cussion arc all of practical inter? est to ti e farmers and relato to mar'era upon which they need light if they would remove ..ma ny of ti e stumbling blocks in i-heir pathway to success. In a word, they aie W'liol'y educational and Vre i id-rj-ded ir'o bring together men of kindred pur-nits to receive the bent*IPs- of scientific inve...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 28 February 1891

AJGOMAO COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, FEB. 2S, 1S91. John W.Edmonds,Editor and Owner. LOCAL KEWS. If you wish the best brick on the P?ninsula at bottom prices, apply to M. H. German, Dclmar, Del. Mj. Jno. L. Dalby, the new editor and manager of E. S. Herald, was at court Monday, in the interest of his paper. W; T. Bundiek, Onancoek. has just returned from the city with a drove of horses and is closing them out cheap. Especial attention is invited to ad? vertisement of Mr. Levin T. Crowson, which appears in this issue. - He is fit his old stand again ready to serve the public. Mrs. Elizabeth Nelson, a very esti? mable lady, wife of James H. Nelson, died at.her home near Modestown, last Sunday, of typhoid pneumonia, aged 50 years. Rev. A. J. Fristoe has accepted an invitation to presch at Brantley Bap? tist Church, Baltimore, to-morrow, March 1st, and will not therefore meet his appointment for Zion on that day. Dr. Geo. B. Zell, dentist, will be at Parksley. for the practice of his pro? ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 28 February 1891

wrong at. a gaming tablo they 3tout "Foul! foul!" Over all the gaining tables of the world I cry oat, "Foul! foul! Infinitely foul!" Shall I sketch the history of the gambler? Lured by bod company he finds his way into a place where honest men ought Dever to go. He site down to his first game, but only for pastime and the desire of being thought sociable The players deal out the cards. They unconsciously play into Satan's hands, who takes all the tricks and both the players' souls for trumps?he being a sharper at any game. A slight stake is put up just to add interest to the play. Game after game is played. Larger stake? and still larger. They begin to move nervously on their chairs. Their trows lower mid eyes Hash, until now . they who win and fhey who lose, lired alike with passion, sit with set jawsand compressed lips aud clinched lists, and eyes like lire balls that seem starting from their sockets, to see the fiual turn before it comes; if losing,; pale with envy and tremulous ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 March 1891

VOLUME X ACCOMAC C. H., VA- SATURDAY, MAECH T, 189L NUMBER 36 pui1lished every saturday at accomac c. h..va. CSp'Subscription $1 a year. E2g~Cireulation larger than all tho papers published on Eastern Shore of Virginia combined. ^""Commission men or business man of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Norfolk or Richmond, can reach more truck? ers and fanners through the columns of The Esterprise than iu any other r.'av. J. Vv. G. BLACKSTONE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. Russell. NE ELY & RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. ' lTflo ydn oc k7~ Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. - J?IInTTb?NDICK, Attorney-at-Law, accomac C. II., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. GEO. F. PAR...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 March 1891

ACCOM AO OOLTHT-MOUSE. VA VTFI ItDA V, MAtt'lI 7. ISM Entered at tlie Pnstouice at Accomac C U.,Va..as secoud-class matter. Job" Wpslpv, ?he ?Trent- ? pinti und founder of Methodism, died r.n Match 2. 1701, and on Pnmhn and Mondnv. iberpwnsn ??piipral eelehrutionof his eeutpit ?try l\v Mi?:h??ilists throughou* th< worK'. No inovpnirnt looking t? that ?'Tul was organized, except in London, where a statu?* W?S Ol'l'l'! ,d it: h's Ito?:??t in the prewihrp nfj }i h'.rsre pr.nri.ursp of tin* people a: (hp lundqinwers of the Wesley ans?and itoiiu was necessary any? where. The mission of the man and flip practical results which have followed it. had only to bo recalled, to elicit tho tributes everywhere uttered by Jlef'od'sts in honor to his memory. No one in the modern history of religious thought and practice is entitled to n higher degree of veneration and gratitude, and it is not surprising that he is regarded by Iii? denomi nation, as worthy of a place "in the same constellation as...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 March 1891

AJGOMAO COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY.: MARCH 7, 1891. John W.Edmonds.Editor and Owner, LOCAL r4E'^S. The Board of Supervisors, will meet at Aecomac C. II., next Wed? nesday, 11th inst. Kellam & Tiivior, Cape Charles, have hot-bed glass in stock for sale at $2;10 per box, cash. A fre<> lecture will be delivered on the principles of the Farmers' Alli? ance, at llorntown, to-night. If you wish the best brick on the Peninsula at bottom prices, apply to M. 11. German, Delmar, Del. Rev. W. S. Stravcr, president of the Maryland Annual Conference, I will preach at < 'onquest M. P.Church I on Mondav, 9th inst., at night. F. M. Sturgis & Son, Onley station, have received a car load of hue salt for fertilizing and other purposes,and are offering the. same at $l.?u i><-*r sack. The Ladies' Aid Society of M. F. Church, South, will have a supper in the interest of the society at Aeco? mac C. ii., Tuesday, March 31st., at night. Housekeepers in Aecomac will be glad to know that ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 March 1891

G0D3 AND LMDS. Walnut trees do not prosper above 3,600 feet, ash at -LSOO, and lir at G.7Q0 feet above sea level. Bacon was 50 before ho published his great work, "Bo Novum Organum." The card by mail is an invitation to call, though it would bo more polite to leave the card in person. Milliners claim that we will have the narrow velvet ribbon strings ou hats and bonnets this spring. It is claimed that in almond and Ma? deira mit culture the Paciflo coast bids fair to surpass tlie world. It takes ?ibout three seconds for a inessago to go from one end of the At lantio cable to tlio other. The body of the lato Alexander Will? iam KingJkike, the historian, lias been ereutatai ht Uhgkmd, aeeocflln^io Ids' Ias't expressed* wish. Never let the sun's rays strike a mir? ror. It acts upon tlio mercury and makes tho glass cloudy, which all the rubbing In the world will not remove. When a fly Is bitten by a spider its whole- body seems seized with oonvul' slve twitchings, and death generally oc...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 March 1891

VOLUME X ACCOM AO C. EL, VA. SATURf AY, MARCH 14, 1891 NUMBER 37 published every saturday AT ACCOM AC C. U..VA. ^"Subscription $1 a year. ^""Circulation larger than all the papers published on Eastern Shore of Virginia combined. ES~Commission men or business man of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Richmond, can ft. vh more truck? ers aud farmers through, tho columns of The Enterprise than in any other r.'av. J. \V. g. BLACKSTONE, Attorncy-at-Law, Accomac C. ii., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. Russell. NEELY & RUSSELL, Attorueys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. L. FLOYD NOCK, Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. joiYnTvTbcndick, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. GE0. F. PARRAMO...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 March 1891

jjfi?iisiu? (fcatcrpria. ?CCOMAC Co?KT-HOUSE, Va. Saturday, MARcn 14, J so 1. Euro -od at the Postbflicc at Accomac C. H., Va., as second-class matter. The cry is going up from all Virginia, of bad roads, and the nmledictions pronounced against 1 hern would seem to indicate that the average Vh*gtni*a is being aroused from The "masterly in? activity*5 which heretofore has controlled him in the matter. The demands coming as they seem to be from every section of the State for better roads, fur? nish hopeful signs, that the 1 irge class of people heretofore content to plunge along in the mud and water as their fathers did, are learning something?or are at least being borne along in the current, too strong fci? thern to resist, with those who are trying to keep step with the progress of the times. The de? mands happily too seem to carry along with it the conviction, that there is a necessity for a change in the system of working them?and only one impediment seems to stand in the way to w...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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