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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 1 October 1887

COOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, OCTOBER 1, 1SS7. ?gr A cross-martc on your paper. bQf ore tS-r your name, made with pen and ink, 63?* indicates tnat your subscription has e$7" expired, or is due am, you are re (gr spectfully solicited to remit or re new. LOCAL NEWS. Circuit Court of Accomac commences next Tuesday. Union meetings are now being held at Drummondtown. participated in by the pastors of all the churches. Miss Birdie Wilkins. danchterof our townsman, Mr. Wm. rV Wilkins, has returned to school in Baltimore. The Board of Supervisors will meet on Monday, October 10th instead "f Octo? ber 3rd", asheretofore announced. Mrs. P. S White will open out a Pne stock of millinery at tier old stand in Leemont. oh Monday October 10th. The fodder stacks of Mrs. Annie Taylor, Back Creek, near Leemont, were destroyed by an incendiary fire last Saturday. Judge Geo. T. Garrison and wife re? turn to Philadelphia to-day. Then health was very much improved by a recent visit there. Mr. Louis T....

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 1 October 1887

SEVER SATlSylE?. On lh ? SO* of Ufr wo launch our boat, With rover n fear what our f?to may bo, Ami sway with tl.edrlftlnn tldo wo tlont Oa tho. breast or a strange and unknowu aea. ?Wo look ahead whoro tho sunlight burns On tho gleaming waters boioro us spread. But our gaze from tho far off nerer turns To thogoldou glory arouuil us shod. "Wo !o?k for Joy? thai never will come We rloVo lor the hopes Unit have long since ?Ued. lt-.t to good things rrosrnt our lip? are dumb, Aail our restless heatta uusatlsflod. Oh. s- uls that are touched with n vague un? rest ! Oh, hearts that bc?t with the restlos Udo Th i hears you alone In a fruitless quest, why are you never satisfied? Why do you ever tu-n your eyes Away from to-day to the future dim, Aie'i vainly attctupt from theearth t>rl.--e, And gather flowers from tl o rainbow's brim? A rontchloss Viewer beside yu stands; You turn away from Us fracrancc sweet, A id A"- i or the COHl 'ills'. In your hands. And trampl.-blessing* b...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 October 1887

VOLUME VII A00OMAO O. H., VA. SATUjDAY, OCTOBER 8, I38T. NUMBER 14 T PUBLISHED- EVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner tin (I Kt?tor. SubscriDtioa Rat9J. 1 Copy, one year $1 00 1 " six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months freo to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year $10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . S 7H 1 " three . 1 2? 1 11 one year .. 7 50 G?TTtates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ^"Circulation larger tlian all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia comb.ued. <STA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic- j iled to renew or remit. SrCommissiou iheii or business men of any class in Baltimore. New York, j Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich-! mond. can reach more truckers and \ fanners through the columns of The; Extkkpuisk than in any other way. T. C....

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 October 1887

Ilri?nsnln Enterprise. ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA. SATURDAY, OCTOBER S, 1887. Entered at the PofdrfTce at Accomac C. II.. Va.. as secoud-class matter. FOR DOUSE OF DELEGATES. For Accomac, Dli. A. D. F. SWELL. For Accomac aud Northampton, hon. s. S. wilkiks. Greetings suggestive of a close political brotherhood have of late been Interchanged between the ed? itors of the Free Lance aud the Eastern Virginian?the outcome of which seems to be a compact be? tween them for a warfare upon the Democratic party and its princi? ples. The one has been fed from the Republican crib?the other wants to be, and the savor of the flesh pots which oue has enjoyed aud which th? other scents in the distance has developed tastes so congenial, that no yawning chasm now divides them. The old Re? publican greets tho new, and with the new born love they seem to have for each other mutual praises, of course, were to be cxpected,aud that the one makes aud the other approves an attack upou the organ of the Democrat...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 October 1887

CCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, OCTOBER S, 1SS7. A eross-martc on your paper, before S3*" your name: 'mule with pen aud ink, <8T indicates that your subscription has tg?r expired, or is due. anl. you are re <8F spectfuliy solicited to remit or re 4^" new. LOCAL NEWS. Cards are out for the marriage of Mr. Thomas II. Brod water, formerly of this county to Miss Ellen Drury, of St. Louis on tlie 11th inst. Hon. John W. G. Blackstone and Hon. S. S. Wiikins will address the vo? ters at Mearsville on Sat unlay nicht 15th i st. Other announcements wUtbe made in future issues of this paper. Guests at the Mai thy house. Balti? more, have a choice of either American or European nlans.as iriav best suit their convenience, and rates are surprisingly low The second annual races of the Poco moke Agricultural Association will take place on the mounds of the association at Pocoirioke City, on next Wednesday and Thursday M sssrs. Mears ..v. James through us ex? tend a cordial i...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 October 1887

FLOWERS FOR FUNERALS. Design* and Cost?A Kival of tho Im liiortellc?Two Sets of Prices. Among the entlless number of designs that from timp to time adorn tho window of a well known enst sids florist is a five foot Bar tholdi statue of tho Goddess of Liberty. Tho pedestal is made of a solid bank of slate col? ored everlasting flowers, while the statue it? self is made of rich dark reddish brown flow? ers that, although not exactly the color of weather beaten bronze, are very beautiful. "How do you make such designs?" was asked of the florist. "Tho model is first blocked out with wire. Then the flowers are put on with their stems squeeze)i in l>ot ween the wires or tied to them With thread, ax circumstances dictate. There has taen a great change recently in the sorts of flowers used for these designs. Formerly we could use only the immortelles, tho little quarter inch flowers with which every ono is familiar, but which, as very few know, aro imported from Germany at conside...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 October 1887

published every saturday AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and Kdltor. Subssrtotlon Rates. 1 Copy, one year SI 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 . S 75 1 ,v three lv . 1 25 1 41 one year .. 7 50 ?gTRates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. "^"Circulation larger than nil the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia conibiued. ij^fA 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 of any 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. PAERAMORE & SON, A T T O R Jj E Y S-A T-L A.VT Accomack C. H., Va. Will vi...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 October 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA. SATURDAY.OCTOBER 15, 1887. KV-red at tlirToftoffoe at Arrrmac C. II., Va..as secoud-ctassmatter. FOR 110USE OF DELEGATES. For Accomac, DJt. a. d. F. kwell. For Accomac and Northampton, iion. s. s. WILK1KS. If any donbt had previon?ly ex isted as to where the editor of the Eastern Virginian stands political? ly, that donbt most have been re? moved by his long aud labored productions in tbe bust issue of that paper, in which he vainly tries to break tbe force of our criticism of his brief editorial ca? reer. Do fries to dodge the tariff jRHie by declaring that all the free? traders in the country sail under the Democratic flag, when he knows perfectly well that such Re? publican papers as tbe New York Times and EvrningPost,tbeSpring? field Republican and numerous ethers that we might mention ad? vocate much greater commercial freedom than has been demanded in any State or National Demo oratio platform, or formulated in any Democratic measure before Congress. I...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 October 1887

COOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATUlvI) AY", OCTOBER 15.1887. ??T A cross-mark on your paper, before 3?" your name, made with pen and ink, tj?" indicates tnat your subscription has expired, or is due. aim you are re? fer spectfully solicited to remit or re R?f new. LOCAL NEWS. Frof. S. T. F'wd will give an "elecu ti<mnry entertainment" at Aceomac 0. II., next Monday night. Tbe'Hi>ard of Supervisors will have thfir'iiio-.l' mceliuf? at Accomac C. II., on the 11th of November. The schedule of the Xew York. Phila? delphia and Norfolk Railroad Coriipanv.; appears again in this issue of the Ent trufrtsk. Our cnnntvman, Mr. Jas. TT. Twy ford. has received the appointment as keeper of Licht Ship No. -46. now beinc built a; Portsmouth, and to be located oft" Cape Charges. Valuable real estate, situated near Onancoek. beloneinsr to the devisees of .lames Walker, decas-d. is advertised for ? i]p at pnllic auction at Onancoek on 29th inst., in this issue. The happy c mhination, c...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 October 1887

ANOTHER WONDERFUL CAVE. Discovered Under Missionary KIdge?In? cxhaustlblo Supply of Onyx. Anot ln*r cavern was discovered tbe other day. This time it is under Missionary Ridge, and is in all respects equal to the- wonderful cave which was explored near Blowing Springs a short time since. The cave was discovered on tho properly of Arthur Thomas, about three-quarters of a mile, be? low Rossville. Us location at that point had been known I Cor years, hut 1:0 attempt had been made to ] explore it. It was supposed it was very shal? low and narrow and inaccessible a short dis? tance from tbe mouth. A few.dnys since Mr. Thomas determined to ma fco a thorough exploration to ascertain its dimensions, and the prclimiuary investi? gation was made. Mr. John IT. Smith, who noted ns guido in the Blowing Springs cave, accompanied Mr. Thomas on the expedition. He stn! ed to a reporter that he was amazed nt tho extent and beauties of the cave, it being far more interesting in ull respects than eithe...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 October 1887

VOLUME VII .. ." ^ '^000^10 ^GH., VA. SATUR?^ OCTOBER 22, Lm^ . _/ _^ ' ^ ^ ^ ^ "? ' NUMBER 16 purlisiikd every saturday AT ACCOM AC C H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner mid K<ll tor. Subscrlotlon Bates. 1 Copy, one year 81 00 1 4* six months 80 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year 810 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion : 8 75 1 " three l> . 1 25 1 " one year 7 50 ?"Rates for lareer advertisements for a longertime made known on appli? cation. ^Circulation larger than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. Es^A cross mark on your paper indi? cates that yoursubscript'on has expired, or is due, and you arc respectfully solic? ited to renew or remit. ^"Commission men or business meu of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and j farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than i...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 October 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA. SATUKDAY.OCTOBEE 22, 1SS7. Kutered at the PostoflJcc ?1 Accomac C, 11., Va.. as second-class matter. F?ll HOUSE OF DELEGATES. For Accomac, dr. a. d. f. ewell. For Accomac and Northampton, hon. s. s. ytilkins. Se-eral weeks ago the editor of the Eastern Virginian defiantly threw down the gauntlet and chal lenged the Enterprise to a dis cnssion of the Tariff, the Internal Revenue, and the Blair Education? al Bill. We accepted the challenge and stated our position on these question* and several others, and invited our neighbor to be as equal? ly candid in telling the people where he stands in the present con test. Onr questions seem to have Austrat? d him so badly that he has apparently forgotten all about the Tariff, the Blair Bill, and the In? ternal Revenue, and he seems to lie unable to tell exactly where he stands or what he is. Last week be went off into a wild and ramb? ling attempt to make it appear that the Democratic party in Vir? ginia is only 7 year...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 October 1887

ACCOMAC COUBT-HOUSB. VA SATTJED AY. OCTOBER 23.MSS7. i?* A cross-maurk on your paper, before ??!??' your name, made with pen and ink, indicates that your subscription has Kg" expired, or is due, aim you are re 63T spectfully solicited to remit or re IgT new. LCC?L NEWS. The Boan! of Supervisors will "nave their next meeting at Accomac C. 11., on the 11th of Novembei. Mr. F. P. Brent will address tbe vo? ters at Powellton Si p. m. to-day and at Guilford next Saturday night. Never fail to read our business no? tices. They always contain mntter of linportaice and especially this week. Mr. Louis P. Boggs will sell at pub? lic auction to day at Cashville, valuable real estate. &dly Williams. Sparks Nedab and another, all colored lunatics confined in our jail, were taken to asylum at Peters? burg, lost Friday. Mrs. Betsy Lilliston, died at the resi? dence orSier grandson. Mr.AVeMey Bull, near Onancock last Monday, aged 93 year. Democrats, who wish to vote at this election must...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 October 1887

Tf.E PONIES OF CHINCOTEAGUE. S?i??o Points About Virginia NtiRs Noted tit an Annual iVimiu;*. "Here's tlio pony, gentlemen. Thar ain't no fiti-'-r traveler on tho island. Whoa, tharl dii-n ycf *rin> speaker, a tall angular chap, with un? kempt hair, a cardinal shirt, blue overalls nml barefooted, a typical specimen of tho native, was holding by the long mane a restive, diminutive pony, tho raising and pcntiing of which lias, within tho last decade, made iho island of Chincoteague, Vo., in con? nection with its great oyster deposits, famous .throughout the country. And whilo ho was vooifemisly expatiating upon the speeding qualities of bis charge tho crowd was con? stantly augmenting in size?a curious, hetero? geneous congregation of people, who came in boats from the Virginia shore and in the cars i thh t!io back counties in Maryland. This yjuii. h ?wovor, the attendance has not been confined exclusively to residents of the imnie disie neighborhood, but Philadelphia, Now ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 29 October 1887

1'UHLTSIIKD EVEUY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner ami Editor. Subscrlotlou Rates. ' 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 - six months 60 5 "* one year . 5 00, and a copy Vor 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 . S 75 1 three . 1 25 1 " one year .. .7 50 S^Rates for larger advertisements i for a longer time made known on appli? cation. CgrOirculation larger than nil the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. > ??FA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due, and you are respectfully solic? it e<l to renew or remit. ts5*Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia. Boston. Norfolk or Bich* moutl. can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than in any other way. T. C. r Alt BAMOK 13 & SOX, A t t o e k b y s-a t-L a...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 29 October 1887

ACCUM AC COURT-HOUSE, va. SATURD A Y.OCTOBEB 29, 1SS7. Entered at the Tost oll co at Accomac C II.. Va.. as second-class matter. F?li HOUSE OF DELEGATES. Eor Accpiuac, ? du. a. i). f. kw ell. For Accomac and Northampton, hon. s. s. "wilk1ns. W M1CRAIIC RALLY AT ACCOMAC C. H., Next Monday. Addresses will be delivered by Hon. John W. Daniel, Hon. Richakd F. Feikne, Hon. J. N. Stubbs. Come out Democrats and hear them Are the people of the Eastern Shore ready to hand Virgiuia over to Mahone and the Republican par? ty? What has Mahono or his par? ty done that should commend them to the people of Virginia? For four ye is Mahone had possession of this State. For two years during this period he had almost absolute power, having control of all the de pnrfments of the government. We can recollect those dark days. Eve ry office that he could lay his hands on he tilled with his own minions. He turned but one-armed and one legged Confederate soldiers and filled i heir places with negro poli? tic...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 29 October 1887

fl?kla ^ttttrpse, ?C OOMAC ?? ? KT-HO D 8 E. VA SATTFKOAY, OCTOBER 29,1887. Tlio Board of Supervisors will nave their next uncling at Accomac C. II., on llu- 11th u? November. ITon. .Iniin W. Daniel will address the voters of Accomac at Accomac C H., next Monday. Onimcock Monday night.. T-*>Tie Haven Tuesday and Kastville Wednesday. Valnaliln woodland bslnngiisg to the devisees of .lames Walker will he sold at pnb?c auction to-day in front of tho Grand Central hotel, Onancoek? see ad? vert iseme nt. The reduced rates at the 'Malt by House',? Baltimore, show that it is alive to the requirement s of the times and determined to give its patrons full value for their money. Dr. John W. Bowdoin is in receipt of a letter from Mr. Xeely.saying that he | Cannot mi eV his appoinment at Pungo teague to-day an account ot a pressing business engagement. Bev. \V. A. Street authorizes the an? nouncement, that lie expects to be well enough to fill his appointmentat-Zioii n?-xt Sunday mor...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 29 October 1887

TWO PECULIAR COMMUNITIES. Drlcf History of Some Soclallrttlc Ex I>>'l i ?H'lltS 111 loWl*. The [carinii community near Corning, Id., - - bns practically dissolved. The trouble was that the younger members would not brook ttto restraints imposed by tbc laws and rules of tho society. The old men were sticklers, and too rigid in their interpretation of the constitution, and tho young men rebelled. The ?K-iety bud its origin ill Prance und set? tled in ii l>ody nt Nnuvoo, Ills., but moved to the present location hi 1854; before tho organ- | i-jttion of this section into counties. The founder was Bticnno Cabeti The society, un? like most other communistic bodies, has no religious forms, believing that the essence of religion exists rather in practice tluui in creed, the members regarding Sunday ns a day of amusement. Although atheists, the i Principal feature of the learian. scheme is t he | one text of tho New Testament, which under- j lies nil communist...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 5 November 1887

VOLUME VII NUMBER 18 published every saturday AT A CCO SI AC C. H., VA. J no. W. Edmonds. Oaitsr and Editor. SnbscrlDtlon Rates. 1 Copy, one year SI 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 sonder. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . 3 7S 1 three " . 1 25 1 *' one year .. 7 50 igTRates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. (STCireulation larger than .ill the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. 6JTA crosr. mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic? ited to renew "or remit . STCommissi?n men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York. Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and fanners through the columns of Thk Enterprise titan in any other way. T. C. PARRAMOUE & SON, Attorn e y s-at-L aw Accomack C....

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 5 November 1887

geninsiila Enterprise. ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA. ??SATURDAY, November 5, IS87. Kntered at the Post? fKce at Accomac C 11.. Va.. as second-class matter. FOR HOUSE OF DELEGATES. For Accomac, ? dr. a. d. f. iswell. For Accomac and Northampton, hon. s. s. wilkins. Virginians, remember that next Tuesday is election day, r.nd that <?]? its issue depends the weal or wo of the Commonwealth. Go out to t u1 polls, rain or shine, and vote the straight Democratic ticket. Democrats go out to the polls next Tuesday and hold up the hands- ot Grover Cleveland that grand Democratic President, who with the courage of a Jeflersou is presiding over the destinies of the restored union'. He is the firm friend of Virginia and the South, the first friend we have had in the White-House for more than a quarter of a century. Cast your ba *ots on his side. The Republican candidates for the Legislature on the Eastern Shore .will try the silly dodge of running on the '-Peoples ticket"on election day. T...

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