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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 14 May 1887

|1nm?.u!(i enterprise. kO??MAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, MAY 14, 1S87: LOCAL MEWS. Tfce Farmers and Truckers Asso? ciation meets at Onancock iu tlie afternoon of to day. Virgin ins guano is tlie best for sweet potatoes?Ocean guano for corn, oats and grass. Use liberally of tlicm; B. W. Mears & Son, Keller, have received a car load of strawberry crates, which they oiler for sale at bottom prices. The terms ?t the kMnltby House' are made to suit the times. First class accommodations at surpris? ingly low rates. Mr. E. S. Wise, Craddoekville, according toieports received by us shipped the first strawbeiries from the county this year. A festival will come off on Mon? day, 30th day of May at San ford Methodist church. MessongO, and not at Baptist church as announced in our last issue. Mr. Geo. W. Beloate advertises in this issue several lots at Tasley station. The price asked is rea? sonable and many should avail themselves of the oiler. Messrs. Mason &? Belote, N...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 14 May 1887

Scientific Suraps. At the depth of one fathom, sea nter has a pressure of 313]pounds 0 the square foot. A mile below ?ho surface the pressure is more ?iiau a ton to the square inch. Out of 15.000 earthquakes ob served on coast lines the German seismologist Klage, found that on y 121 were accompanied by sea waves, although a very large pro? portion of the shocks had originat? ed under the sea. A scientific novelty is a lens which magnifies, yet is perfectly flat on both sides. It is made at Jona by the iiianufnclurers of Pr?f Abbe's new optical glass. The lens consists of a single disc whose density varies so that its refract? ive power decreases regularly from the surlV.ce inward. An assistant to Prof. Virchow, Dr. Grawitz, finds that about one third of the cases pronounced in l:fc tuuseularrheuiuatisni arcshown ny post mortem examination to lie lue to trichinae, or pork worms.? in instances observed the parasites must have been present in the mus? cles for many years. A new applica...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 May 1887

VOLUME VI_ ACCOM AC C. H., VA. SATURDAY, MAY 21, 1887. NUMBER 46 PUBLISHED KVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner nii Editor. Sutoscrlotlon Rates."3 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 " six months 601 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 cooies. one vear $10 00 and a free copy, to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . 8 T5 1 " three '* . 1 25 1 " one year .. 7 50 C^TCates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ^""Circulation larcer than all the pa ' pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. CsZTA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, I or is due. and you are respectfully solic-1 ited to renew or remit. ^"Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore. New York, I Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich-1 mond, can reach, more truckers and . fanners through the columns of The) Extkrfrisk than iu any other wav. | T. 0. PARK A ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 May 1887

nmrnk ?i?crprisc. ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY, MAY 21, 1SS7: Entered at'^tliorosUflic?? at Acebmac C." iL. Va.. as smuid-class matter. On next Thursday, May 26:, tin; voters of Aceeniac will elect coun? ty and district oflicers. This acl of the sovereigns is a very import? ant one. Happily, the Democratic party, realizing how necessary it was 'o select suitable persons for tho positions of trust to he filled at this election, in their friendly pri? mary election of April last, has nominated candidates for each of? fice, men well Known for their high characler and conscientious and industrious discharge of duty, men who believe office to be a public iiustand they the servants of the people. Somo of thecandidatesat the primary had no opposition? others did have, and evciy candi? date who was defeated at the pri? mary election yielding now a ready acquiescence iu the result is found acting as a man of honor, support iug with might and main the for? tunate aspirants. Lot ail rall...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 May 1887

fkiitnsuui ??i$m CCOMAL COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, MAY 21, 1SS7: LOCAL NEWS. (RT A cross-mark on your paper, bet?re (ST your name. made with pen and ink, ?0"-" indicates tiiat your subscription lias t$T-expired, or is due, aim you are re? fer spectfully solicited to remit or re SS?' new. Election next Thursday. Every Democrat should go to the polls and vote for the nominees of his party. Rev. Jno. McNabb is absent from the county anil at bis request notice is given that he cannot, therefore, till bis ap pOintmenta to morrow. Master Juhn W. Elliott, son of Mr. T. G. Elliott, has returned from King's Mountain High School,2J. C.at which place he ha* been a pupil for the labt two years. The .charges at the. MaUby House. Baltimore are surprisingly lu\v for the accommodations l'urnisned. It is loca? ted in busi iess centre of city and con? venient to merchants and planters. Mr. T. C. Kellam, chairman of the Board ot Supervisors authorizes us to announce that said Heard will meet at Accemac...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 May 1887

Among tiic Telegraphers. A busy scene was revealed when the door opened. It was, indeed,a small village, for 500 operators were tapping away at raring speed,while 1.30 clerks and messengers swiftly Hit ted to and fro. ''This is our day force,' said Mr. Rienau, the assistant manager.? "Ninety others take their places at night..' The fifty yon seo up there in the gallery attended to the com uiercinl news, ticker service, stock reports, etc. They use the Morse instruments. '?What Proportion of the force is composed of ladies?" "About one fourth." "Are they as oiliciont as men!? "Not quite. Si ill they arc verv expert. We have three married hulies. Most of the Wheat-stone operators are women.' "Have yon any colored opera? tors?" "Not one. And .*o far as ac? knowledge extends there is not a colored operator in the United States. At any rale, 1 never heard of one." "Who are the veterans of the service?" "Well, there are two that have been at work for the company for a quarter of a century...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 28 May 1887

Iwjjjftb Pimm l'UBLISIIEl) every saturday AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds. Oiviicr ami K<llti>r. SubscrlDtion Rates.'? 1 Copy, one year 81 00 1 4t six months 60 5 11 one year . 5 00 ami 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. i 1 Inch, one insertion . 0 T-5? i 1 " three " . 1 25! 1 " one year .. 7 50 iSTKates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ?"Circulation larger than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. C3TA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic? ited to renew or remit. SaTCommission men or Imsiness men of any class in Baltimore, New York. Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers ami farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than in any other way. T. 0. P APR AM ORE & SON, attob e...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 28 May 1887

ACCOMAC C?UllT-nO?SE. VA. SATURDAY, MAY 28, 1SS7: Entnrc-1 at Hit* roslofltce at Accomac C. H.. Va.. as secoud-class matter. The extra session <>l' our l.cgisla tin e was brought to a close last Tues ility. aid tl:c record of Hie repre? sentatives constituting that body, van not fail to have the approval of the people of Virginia. It is true they failed io accomplish the object for which they were convened, to wit, the settlement of the debt question, but that they used all honorable means to bring about the desired result and were untir? ing in their efforts to secure that end, no one can question who is at all familiar with the proceedings of our Legislature, except tl ose who hope by their disapproval to pro mote their own stdiisb purposes.? The commission appointed by our Legislature could not agree to the i njust demands made by the rep re.-entatives of the British bond )i< biers, so far did they exceed ''lie ability of the State to pay. nor wou...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 28 May 1887

CCOMAC COITRT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, MAY 2S, 1SST: LOCAL. ^E?S. A cross-marK on your paper, not ore tr;.-.' your name, made with pen and ink, c j" indicates und your subscription lias C-/" expired, or is due, aiin you are re Sg$" spectfully solicited to remit or re tv" new. A petition is being circulated, to be Presented to cur next Legislature look iiisr to the incorporationof Drummonib town. Gents', ladies", misses'and children's shoe emporium at Patn ?x Mason,Lee moiit. Call and ix unine them before buying. Messrs. Pate & Mason, T.eemont.hnve just received :! fine line of dre- s smvls. trhuminas, embroideries ivcand every one is invited to call and see tiie pretty things. A festival will be held in schdolhonse at Druinmondfown ou Tuesday in holi days, conuneiunhc at 2 p. m.. for the benefit of the M. E. Church South. The public is cordially invited. The happy combination "comfort and economy" can no found at the Malt by House. P-uhimore. It is conducted on 1 ot 11 Americ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 28 May 1887

you, wlio, i.iirn, will take yon np?" find the hoy said: "The perlicc, the perlicp!" In the third vrnlcli of tlio night gamblii'g dors its wor.-d work.? What though tlio lionrs,he slipping away, and though the wife bo waiting in the cheerless home? Stir up the lire. Bring on more drinks. Put dp move stakes. That con mcre'nl house that only a little w hile ago put out sign of copart? nership will this winter be wrecked on a gambler's table. There will be many a money till that will spring a leak. A member of Cong roes gambled with a member-elect and won one bundled and twenty thousand dollars. The old way of getting a living i? so ?low. The old way of getting a fortune is so stupid. Come, let us toss np and see who shall have it. And so the work goes on, from the wheezing wretches pitching pennies in a rum grocery opto the millionairegamb ler in the stock market. In the third watch of the night, pass down the streets of these ci? ties, and you hear the click of 1 he dice and the shar...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 June 1887

VOLUME VI _ - g^- ?-: ?CCQM?C n r VA SATTTPPAY, JUNE 4, 1887. NUMBER 48 ptjhlis1ied every saturday AT ACCOM AC C. H., If A. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owritr Hitit Kdiior. SubssriDtlon Rates. 5 #^ 1 Copy, one year ?1 00 1 six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year S10 00 and a free copy to the sender. { Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . $ TS 1 " three . 1 25 1 44 one year .. 7 50 USTBates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. iSf Circulation larger than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. (STA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic? ited to renew "or remit. ?^Commission men or business men j of any class in Baltimore, New York, i Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Bich-1 niond. caii reach more truckers and j farmers through the columns of Tue Exterprise than in any other wav. T. C...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 June 1887

ffinsula (fei?crjjrk. ACCOAIAC COUltT-HOUSE. VA.. SATUKDAY. JUNE 4, 1SS7: Knleml at Hit* Postofllce at Accomae C. 11.. Va.. as second-class matter. A disastrous iiie ocean cd in New York, on Friday of last week, destroying it is estimated ?1-11)0, <^0 of property and sendii g many families destitute and homeless.! Three persons lost iheir lives. The President lias gone a fish? ing, tie has sought a sort of syl van retreat for that recreation in the Adirondacks and evidently in? tended to get as far oirt of the i< ark of the rflice seekefs as ffossi ble. . I "At the late election oWT?BWPP colored, was elected common? wealth's aitorney for Norfolk coun? ty, and it is said, that it is the first time in the' history of the State a negro was ever elected to that po sitiou. Comment is unnecessary. It may furnish iood for reflection to some Democrats who aredis t osed to drift from their political moorings. Mnj. Ben Pcrlcy Poore who has been clerk of the United States...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 June 1887

CCOJIAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATtJKBAT, .7 ONE 4, 1SS7: LOCAL ^EWS. Children's day will be observed Iii both chuiches at Leemont, on the sec? ond Sunday lii June. If you want to purchase vessel prop? erty i rend the advertisement of W. 1! Adams. Seaford, Del. Air. Frank Vineeut, Pocomoke City, lias been appointed by Supt. Dunne, and is now on duty, as nigtit operator at Tasley station. Mr. G. W. T. Bell and Miss R. .T. Sterling were married by Uev. X? W. Hundley at Hollies Batuist church, "Wednesday, May 25th. Officers of Fidelity Lodge of A.O.U. W , at Acepmac C. H., will be elected next Monday night, and the member* are requested to be present. The announcement is made bv request, that the Key. Richard Walsh ?f Mapps ville, will preach to morrow night in the M. E.Chinch, South, at Temperance ville. Guests at Maltby House, Baltimore, have a choice of tit her American or European plans as may best suit their convenience and rates are surprisingly low. .We tender thanks to a fair young la...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 June 1887

NATIONAL ENCAMPMENT. i - REV. DR. T. DEWITT TALMAGE'S STIR? RING ADDRESS To the Militiamen from Thirty-one States ami Territorien In Camp i?t Wushlng ; ton?Drilled Soldiery Superior to the Undrlllod. IVasui.voton, May 29. ? SSoliliors of tlio national ilrill Usteiiccl this afternoon to a sermon by the Rev. T. DoWitt Tnlningo, D. D. Soldiers from thirty-one states and terri? tories were present, and nineteen governors uml their stalls. Washington i> Cull of stran? gers attendant upon the national drill, having for itaobject improvement- in military science, which Ijcgau May '?> und will close to? morrow. The music before and after tbo Eenuon this afternoon wits conducted by mili? tary bands. Dr. Talmago's texts were- taken from I Chronicles xii, Si, "Fifty thousand which could keep rank;*' and Judges xx, lft, "E?jiry one could sling stones at a hair breadth and not miss.'" The preacher said: Companies of infantry, cavalry, artillery and Zouaves, please notice th...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 11 June 1887

"volume vi -ACCO"mTc c!. H., VA. SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 1887. NUMBER 49 PUBLISHED EVERT SATURDAY A T 'A9C0MA C C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner okcI Editor. SubscrvoUon Rates, .i 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 " six months 60 5 " ouo year ? 5 ?o and a copy Vor 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 . 8 W 1 ?* three '* . 1 25 1 " one year .. 7 50 ?"Rates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ^"Circulation lartrer than nil the pa perspublished on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia comb'ned. gg"A cross mark on your paper indi? cates that vouv subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic? ited to renew or remit . (^"Commission men or business men of anv class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than in any other wav. T. C. PARRAMORE &...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 11 June 1887

ACCOM AC COUBT-IIOUSE. VA. SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 18S7: Entered at 1 lie Postofl'ce at Accoraac C. H.. Va. . as second-class matter. Uen'-lencral D. H, Hill deliver? ed an address this week in Balti? more, which could he read with profit, not only by Northern men, but even by many persons in Hie South who "lor favors that follow fawninpr," have too often been wil ling of late years to ignore, rights dne Southern peoplo?in some in? stances forgetful of everythingtliat honor mid true manliness demand? ed at their hands even to defame thorn. With the hate engendered by the civil strife, it was perhaps to le expected immediately at the close of the war that tho Northern I people shonhi villify us. but that they should continue the insane cry afrer n score of years and the passions have bad time fo cool, n^'that there is nothing good in the """^S-outh" is unpardonable in our Yankee brother and despicable in a Southern man who puts up the wail. Unlike thorn, Con. Hill can appreciate what is g...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 11 June 1887

COOAIAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, JUNE 11, 13S7: LOCAL NEWS. Mr. W. R. Adams offers vnl nable ves? sel property fur sale tbrousb our col? umns. Call at L, U Ames & Sen, Pungo tengue, Midget 1G pounds of granulated sugar for $1. "Fast color ligured lawns" sold at L, II. Anns & Son, Pungoteasue for 4 cents per yard. Bids are wanted for building two bridges near Pungoteague. Read ad? vertisement m this issue. Mr, .1 as. 11. Fletcher. Jr..offers for sale mercantile goods and for rent store? house at Pitts wharf. See advertise? ment. A negro boy. 16 years of age robbed Mr; Edwanl' Wright, Woodberry, of ?75 last week. A warrant has 1 ten is? sued for Iiis arrest. Mr. Raymond 11. Slant anil Miss Sarah I lY.IIickman were married at the bride's J r<SHlf>nre. AccomaeC. II..last "Wednes-1 day, Rev. Juo. McNabb officiating. John Henderson, colored, convicted of forgery at last term of our court was conveyed to penitentiary by deputy sheriff Melsnn, ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 11 June 1887

HUSHING THE TEMPEST. DR. TALMAGE'S SERMON AT THE BROOKLYN TABERNACLE. -/ jr JFolloworst of Clirlfj^^Muitt Not Always Expect SuM^iVfT'KallliiK?'Tlio Church Is Not Iajflrfc?l by ltovlvals?Konititlticcuco (>T flao I.at? Itcv. John Livingston. BnAoKLYN, Juno 5.?Tho Rev. T. De Witt Talttiugci D.D., preached in the Tabn-nuele tnis morning a sermon entitled "Tho Tempest" Service began with the exposi? tion of appropriate passages uf Scripture, af? ter which the great congregation sung tbo hytun: "Heaven is my fatherland, Heaven is my home." Tho text was Mark iv, SO-llO, describing Christ stilling tho tempest lie suiil: Tiberias, Galilee, Gctmesaret?three names for tljjf suiue hike. Ko other gem ever had so beautiful a setting It lay in a scene of gi*c:tt luxuriance: the surrounding hills high, ter raced, sloped, groved, so many hanging gar? dens of beauty, the waters rumbling down between rocks of gray and red limestone, Hashing from tho hills and bounding into the sea. On tue s...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 18 June 1887

VOLUME VI ACCOMAC C. H., VaT^SATIJEf> A Y, june 18, 188t. NUMBER 50 pum/ished evert saturday AT ACCOM AC C H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner an.'l Editor. Sutjssrlutlon Rates.'JJ 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 11" six months 60 5 " one year . 5 ou 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 Ratos. 1 Inch, one insertion . s 75 1 " three k> . 1 2? 1 11 one year -. 7 50 eSTHates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. igrCirciilatiou larger than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Sboie of Vir? ginia combined. ?STA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscript'on has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic? ited to renew or remit. Cc-i"Commission men or imsnicssjneu of any class in Baltimore, New York, j Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than in any othe...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 18 June 1887

ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE. VA. SATURDAY, JUjSE 18,1887: Kntcrcd at the Postoflice at Accomac C. If.. Va..as second-class matter. Rev. Dr. W. W. Bennett, one of tin' most prominent Methodist di vines in the Slate,died at hisbome in Louisa county on the Oth inst The deceased was a member of every General Conference since 3858. He was not only a preach? er of prominence tint a writer of some note, Icing the author of "Memorials of .Methodism in Vir? ginia," "A History of Methodism for our Young People &c." Cot. Robert Mayo, who on ac n lint of temporary mental aber ration was confined recently at Mr. f-'ope. Md., h?*s returned home per fectly restored, to the gratification of numerous friends and acquain? tances throughout the State says the Alexandria Gazette, and ? onr << utcmponny voices correct ly we tl ink the sentiment of very many of her people. The polit ical sins of Uie man are obscured by the many good qualities which he possesses in the In urs of...

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