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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 30 May 1891

Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, May 30, 1891. John W.Edmonds,Editor and Owner, LOCAL NEWS. Board of Supervisors meets June 17th. The minual sheep penning of Assa teague comes off this year, Wednes? day, June 3rd. Children's Day exercises will be held at Amiss Chapel, Sunday, May 31th inst., at 11 o'clock a. m. The public is invited. Cnstis W. Bloxom. special commis? sioner, will sell at public auction, on Saturday, June 6th, at 2 p. in., at Paugherty, tho Win. C. Bloxom lot, containing 7 acres, more or less. The Fourth of July, will be observ? ed on Sykes Island, this year by a grand fair and exhibition, the pro? ceeds of which will be applied to the improvement of Temperance hall, at that place. Mr. A. J. McMath, of the firm of McMath Bros, Onley, has sold this season 00,000 quarts of strawberries. The receipts for shipments from H acre of same was $459?aggregate re? ceipts over ?2,100. Mr. S. B. Slocomb, trustee, will sell at public auction, Saturday, June Cth, next, at New Chu...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 30 May 1891

s:' wj .1 yoni sou! an Omnipotent achievement; because I want you to realize that order reigns throughout the wiiversc, and that; God's watches tick to the second, and that his clocks striko regularly, though they strike once in a thousand years. A learned man once asked an old Christian man who had no advantages of schooling why he believed there was a God, and the good old man, who probably had never heard an argument on the subject in all his life, made this noble reply: "Sir, 1 liave been here going hard upon fifty years. Every day since I have been In this world I see the sun rise in the cast and set in tho west. The north star stands where it did the first time I saw it; tho seven stars and Job's coffin keep on the same path in the sky and never turn out. It isn't so with man's work. He makes clocks and watches; they may run well for awhile, but they get out of fix and stand stock still. But tho sun and moon and stars keep on this same way all the while. The heavens declare th...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 6 June 1891

VOLUME X ACGOMAC C. H? VA- SATfRDAY, JUNE 6, IS91 NUMBER 49 J. W. G. BLACKSTONE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. WH1 practice in all the State courts. John Jfeely. Thos. W. EusselL NEE lt & RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Practice in tho courts of Acooinac and Northampton counties. lTflotd NOCK. Attorney-at-Kaw and Notary Public, Accomao C.^H., Val "Will practice in all courts of Acco? inac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. j?llN^?rBUNmCKT Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton eounties. GEO. f. PARllAMORE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Prompt attention given to aU busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. jahesITfletcher, jr., Attorncy-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. oth?If. MEARS, Attorney-at-Law, Eastville, Northampton county, Va. Will practice in the court...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 6 June 1891

Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday. June G* 1891. Entered at the Postoiucc at Accomac C. 11., Va., as seeoud-dass matten The attention of the people of the Stute has been called again to the Virgi tia debt question, by meetings held this week, by the Virginia State Debt Com? mission and the Olcott Commit? tee, representing the bondhold? ers,- to consider the same. The result of the meetings do not in? dicate to us, that we are any nearer to the end of the vexed question, despite the opinions of the Press of the State to the contrary, and the people of Vir? ginia generally will fail to see that anything has been accom? plished by meetings, the results of which, as well as can be learn? ed, briefly summed up are as follows: The Olcott Committee at said meetings presented their plan, the same which was pub? lished some months ago?the difference in the basis of settle meat provided under it and the Riddieberger bill, with the cou? pons eliminated by the Wick ! am amendment, being several...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 6 June 1891

ACCOMAC COUET-H?USE, VA. Saturday, June G, 1S91. Jahn W.Edmonds, Editor and Gwner. LOCAL NEWS. "Board of Supervisors meets Juno ITth. Dr. 0. F. Byrd, dentist, v.ijl be at Chineoteague, for the practice of his professions on the 8th, 9th toid 10th of June. Our merchants and farmers visiting Baltimore, this spring and summer, will find the Maltby house, a desir? able stopping place. Mr. Louis G. Joynes, of Ohio, is in Acconiac, on a visit to bis niec. s.Mrs. Ii. H. Am >s and Mrs. J. J. Mister, Pnngotcagnei and other relatives and friends. J. W. Hogers & Bro., Onley, have just received a large supply of cypress fencing, well tubing and shingles, which they are offering for sale at lowest market prices. Dr. Thos. B. Leathcrbury offers his Iiis services to the public through our columns in this issue. He is well posted in his profession and we com? mend him to your favor. Children's day services are an? nounced by the pastor, Rev. John T. Moore, for to-morrow, 7th inst., at Onley ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 6 June 1891

CCDS />?'D tNtrS. Tho estimated population of the. world Is 1,450,000,000. It is well known that rabbits, rate and squirrels all eat apples. The camel will eat figs with all the relish that a person will. While the girl of the period is shining in tho parlor her mother is shining in the kitchen. The lace ruffe of the cavaliers were a a cause hissing and ah offense in Koundhead eyes. A lady visiting a hospital gavo a sol? dier who had lost both his legs a tract on the bin of dancing. Franco spends nearly 1,000.01)0 francs a year in providing warm meals for the poor school children. Tho English Law Times reports gen? era! complaint among lawyers of Luck of business. "Crime and contention are both declining." It is well to varnish an oilcloth twice a year, and if you do a good one will last you :is long as you want it to. In Athens fifteen public schools re? mained closed all last year because the ? teachers refused to teach until their salaries should be raised. General James A. Ek...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 13 June 1891

VOLUME X ACCOM AC C. H, VA. SATURDAY, JUNE 13- 1391 NUMBEE 50 J. W. G. BLACKSTONE, A t torn 0 y a t-Law, Accomae C. H., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. RusmII. NEELY & RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomae C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomae and Northampton counties. " LTplotdnock. Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomae C.'H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mae and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. j?hn~\7b undic"K, Attorney-at-Law, Accomae C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mae and Northampton counties. GEO. ~F. PARKAMOHE, Attorney-at-Liw, Accomae C. H., Va. Prompt attention given to all busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mae and Northampton counties. ~ JAMES li fletcher, jr., j Attorney -at- La w, Accomae c. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mae and Northampton counties. ot1io f~ SIE ARS, Attorney-at-Law, Eastville, Northampton county, Va. Will pr...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 13 June 1891

Accomac Court-Housb, Va. Saturday, June 13, 1891. Entered at the Postoffice at Accomac (.'. H.. Va., us second-class matter. Tho Eastern Shore Agricultur? al Fair commences this year on the 25th of August, and the mere announcement should be sufficient to awaken a deep and abiding interest in it, among all our people. Peculiarly a home institution, its success depends upon them. They must furnish the bulk of the exhibits?they must offer the attractions, which will .bring visitors within its gates, to swell the receipts, so essential to its success. They are invited to contribute liberal? ly of such as they may have and in turn the Fair authorities have so ordered that all deserv? ing exhibitors will be liberally remunerated for any outlay made or trouble undergone by them. In a word, the Fair being a home institution, the money gathered into its coffers, unlike some others, finds its way back to the pockets, for the most part, j of those who have contributed it. People not identifie...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 13 June 1891

AccomAc Court-House, Va. Saturday, June 13, 1891. John W.Edmonds.Editor nnd Owner. LOCAL FSEWS. Board of Supervisors meets June 17th. A change in schedule of N. Y. P. & Is". R. R., "went into effect" on MouV day. The Eastern Shore Agricultural Fair commences August 25th, con? tinuing four days. Sunday morning. June 21st. Chil? dren's day will bp observed at Bap? tist Church, Drummondtown. Children's day exercises at 7ii?n Baptist Church," Jun" 14th. Lcmoht, p: m.. s trap day: Public invited, Tin? 4th of .Tnlv will be celebrated this vear on Sykes" Island, under the auspices of the Order of Reehabites. For first classaccoininodations.good "fare and polite attention,the Locust - ville Hotel is commended to the trav? elling public. The Drummondtown Alliance meets in their hall, Saturday, June 20th Just., to attend to matters of impor? tance to the craft. Rev. Father Mickle, will lecture in the court-house. Drummondtown. Monday, Juno loth, at 3 p. m. All are cordially invited. Willi...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 13 June 1891

1 , ? . UND CF A ?-LUD It I'smilly C'onioH When There- Aro Not Kliouglt Survivors tu XuUc SMc*. Tho Halfleld-McCoy feud may be over, and it may not. In all liio cases ever known the feud died only when one of I lie families did the same. Tho Morton-Cuiumina feud in Texas be? longed to this class. The only man left of those ?r^> fam? ilies now is Dan Morton. Thive ..ears ago he was dealing faro in Iii i'aso. His face is like leather, and he is about ;:s tough. Fear is a thing he does not know. He will probably die in his boots, because men of that sort nre never pleasant to have about, and tho community revolts occasionally. Bot, to go back. How the thing started doesn't matter especially. Prob? ably in the same way that it ended?in a saloon quarrel. This much is known: A Cummins shot a Morton; then the thing went on with deadly regularity until some six or seven had been killed on either side. Finally there were only two Mortons and one Cummins left. The larter had just killed on...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 20 June 1891

VOLUME X ACCOMAC C. H., VA. SATURLVAY, JUNE 20, 1891 NUMBER 51 J. w. g. BL?CKSTONE, Attorney at-Law, Accomac C. h., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neoly. Thos. W. llussell. NEELY & russell, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomac c. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. ~ l. fl?tt3"nock. j Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomao C.'H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco mnc and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN A. BUNDICK, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. ~~ geo. F. PARRAMORE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C.__K., Va. Prompt attention given to all busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all courts of Acco mac and Northampton counties. JAMES H. FLETCHER, JR., Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. OTHO F. MEARS-, Attorney-at-Law, Eastville, Northampton county, Va. Will practice...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 20 June 1891

pnii? i?aurjinsc. ACC?jIAC Court-House, Va. Saturday.. June 20, JLSP1. Entered at tho Postofflee at Accomac C. II., Va., as second-class matter. The proceeding's of the Board of Trustees of Margaret Acade? my, reported elsewhere, indicate with reasonable certainty that an Academy of high grade will be established somewhere in Ac? comac or Northampton, at an early day. The sentiment of the trustees practically unani mous,is, that Margaret Academy ctnnot he successfully operated in its present, she and if the corc mittec appointed fails to re-es? tablish a school there in the next twelve months satisfactory to the trustees, then they will have some four or five thousand dollars at their command to be given to that section of the East? ern Shore, whose people can give the most substantial assur? ances of their desire to have the new Margaret Academy and their ability to give it the best support. The most tempting ofFcr of supplementing funds in money will not influence the action of th...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 20 June 1891

Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, June 20, 1801. John W. Edmonds, Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. The Eastern Shore Agricultural Fair commences August 25th, con? tinuing four days. AH obituary notices in Enterprise, are charged for at the rate of. five cents per line. Sunday morning, June 21st, Chil? dren's day will be observed at Bap? tist Church, Druiumondtown. The 4th of Julv will be celebrated this year on Sykes' Island, under the auspices of the Order of Rechabites. Next county court is the term for the officers elected in May, to cjuali fy. Call on the clerk for your cer? tificate. Children's day services at Ayres M. E. Ch itch, tomorrow, June 21st. A cordi-1 invitation is extended to the public. The "John A. White farm" will be sold at public auction, by the heirs, \ next Wednesday:. See advertisement for particulars. The Druiumondtown Alliance meets in their hall, Saturday, June 20th inst., to attend to matters of impor? tance to the craft. Our merchants and fanners visiting ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 20 June 1891

Christus! Put it on our ban hers when we march! Put it on our lips when we die! Put it in the funeral psalin at our obsequies! Put it on the plain slab over our gravel Christos! Blessed be his glorious name forever! A men!_ Getting Kill of u Pent. Can any one devise a method for checking the ravages of the May bug equally bad in (he grub state one year and tho winged state the next? Then for two years it gives us some peace. I find the following method in use in 1479: la Switzerland a remarable ap pearanee of grubs threatened the en tire ero|)s. The council of state ap pealed to one of the archbishops to banish them. An advocate was ap pointed to defend the grubs and a priest to accuse them. After due sum monsand n fair trial this sentence was pronounced: "Ye hideous and de? graded creatures, y? grubst There was nothing like yon in the ark of Noah! iiy orders of the archbishop 1 command ye to disappear during the next six days from every place where food grows for man or bea?t" But ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1891

VOLUME X ACCOMAC C. H, VA- SATURDAY, JUNE 27, 1891 NUMBEE 52 j. W. g.'BLACKSTONE, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. h., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. w. Russell. NEELY & RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Prnctice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. ~l~ FLOYD n7)CK~ Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Va. "Will practice in all courts of Acco moc and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN a. B?NDICK, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will prnctice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. GEO. F. PARRAMOReT" Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. - Prompt attention given to .all busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. JAMES ii. FLETCHErTjrT Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the. courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. OTHO F. MEARS, Attorney-at-Law, Eastville, Northampton county, Va. Will practice in t...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1891

ifmiMia (fcttterprisc. Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, June 27, 1891. Entered at the Postoffice at Accomac C. H., Va., as second-class mutter. The extract below from "price current*' of Gordon & Wilson, commission merchants. New York, under date, of 20th hist., is published for the benefit of i he shippers of potatoes from the Kastern Shove, who continue to "rush" them to market to the detriment not only of themselves but of all our people. It is hu? miliating to us, that the, glut of a market should be attributed to the folly of our people and '?he burden becomes a galling one when the loss is taken into consideration. Past losses, pre? sent depression in the market due to their haste in forwarding their potatoes, and the daily counsel of commission merchants to them to hold their potatoes until ripe, seem to have no influ? ence, however, with our shippers but despite the evidence, of folly of our people, we venture the ad? vice again, so often repeated, by us and which comm...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1891

|iem?suia Qailtqjria. Accomac Coukt-House, Va. Saturday, June 27, 1891, John W.Edmonds,Editor and Owner. LOCAL WEWS. Mollie. an interesting child of Mr. "Wui. B. Stevenson, Onley, died on Saturday, 20th inst. The 4th of July will be celebrated this year on Svkes' Island, under the auspices of the Order of Rechabites. Next county court is the term for the officers elected in May, to quali? fy. Call on the clerk for your cer? tificate. For home like comforts, good fare and moderate charges, the Malt-by House, Baltimore, cannot bo sur? passed. A fair and festival will be held at Amiss Chapel, Wednesday, Ju'y 1st, commencing 2 p. m. The public cor? dially invited. County court, next Monday. An especialdnvitati'o'n is extended to all in arrears to us for subscription to be present and pay us. Children's day, in the interest of foreign missions", will be observed at Leemont M. P. Church, to-morrow, June 2bth, 10 a. in. Rev.E. Meade, evnngelist,will hold services at St. James church, in ou...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1891

t ue- Uioiltir gathered them up and iled. The next morning, the brother, the young man who had stayed at home, went out to find this prodigal brother and son, mid he came wberp he was. and saw the young man wander? ing up and down in front of the place where he had been staying, and the young man who had kept his integrity said to the older brother: "Here, what docs all this mean ? What is the matter with you? Why do you act in this way ?'" The prodigal looked at him and said: "Who am I? Who do you take me to bo?" Ho said, "You are my brother." "No, I am not; I am a brute. Have you sevn anything of my wife and children? Are they dead? I drove them out last night in the storm. 1 am a brute, John; do you thiuk there is any help for me? Do you think I will e?t get over this 1 ife of dlssipatioii?" He said, "brother, there is just one thing that will stop this." The prodigal ran his linger across his throat and said: ?"That will stop it, and I'll stop it before night. Oh. my brain! I ca...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 4 July 1891

ACCOM AC C. H., VA. SATURDAY, JULY ' 4, 1891 NUMBEE 1 J. W. G. BLACKSTONE, Attorney at-Law, Accomac C. H., 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. lTfl^ottTn?ckT Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. Promnt attention to all business. JOHN A. BUNDICK, A ttor ne y-at- Lavr, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. GEO. P. PARRAMORE, Attorne y-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Prompt attention given to all busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in ail courts of Acco? mac and Northamnton counties. JAMES H. FLETCHER, JR., Attorney-at-Law, Accoma-c C. II., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. OTHO F. MEARtt, Attorney-at-Law, Eastvil'.e, Northampton county, Va. Will practice in the ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 4 July 1891

Ijctuiiai? {fciurTprisr. Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, July 4, ISfU. Entered at the Postoffice at Accomac C. iL, Va., as second-class matter. The Fourth of July is to be celebrated at Mappsville, this year.in a manner worthy of the occasion. The programme re (ailing its glorious memories is to be an elaborate cue and if not faultlessly rendered, the peo? ple of the town and vicinity having the matter iu charge, will not be at fault for lack of interest in its success. Every demonstration, which patriotic impulses have suggested, will be brought into requisition, so far as practicable, with the re? sources at their command, and no thought save that, of our Country, will be allowed an ex? pression among those participat? ing whatever their diversity of opinions in other respects. The past and its glorious memories, not the present and living issues invite all who can to attend and every word or deed likely to mar the recollections of the glorious day has been jealously guarded ; ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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