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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 5 November 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY. November 5,1S87; 65T A cross-marK on your paper, bet?re your name, made with pen and ink, ?T indicates Gnat your subscription has ?-r>" expired, or is due. am, you are re <S5" spectfully solicited to remit or re S?T new. LOCAL NEWS. Election, next Tuesday, Nov. Sth. Reese's Chapel M. P. Church, is of fe: td for sale in this :ssue. Robert Williams, the nov oratoi will lec'ar.e at Accomac C. H., tonight. Tbe Heard of Supervisors will "nave their next meeting at Accomac C. II., on the nth <rf Novembei. Mr. Geo F Pamnrbre claims the honor of bavins laid the first brick in our new clcik's office. Voters. lcmenP-cr, that a vote for Parker and Weaver next 'Tuesday is a vote for Mahoue. Mrs. M. M. Pnhnrst will preach at Conquest M. 1'. ('Irnich near Teint er nnceville, to-nionow afternoon at 3 p.m The erand jury which conven-d at Accomac C If., last Monday, rendered five indiei meats against parties for vio? lating the Local...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 5 November 1887

COME REMARKABLE RELICS Discovered on n Georgia Farm?Some Wonderful Spearheads. The attention of Mr. Walter Strum, super? intendent on Mr. F. P. Putney's place at Hardaway, Ga., was attracted some days since t>> two remarkable stones turned over by tlio plow in tlio watermelon j?itch. IIo picked them up and discovered them to be two remarkable relics o? the occupation of tho aborigines of this section. They were long, skillfully made spearheads of the most wonderful workmanship, considering tlio rude implements of tho Indians, that we have ever seen. Nothing in the Smithsonian institution surpasses th in iu interest to the antiquarian or anthropologist. One of the spearheads is twelve inches long, two and one-quarter inches wide and, at its center, a half inch thick, reduced sis a Koman short swonl to two sharp edges. The other is only ten inches long; but in other respects tdmilar in sbapo and size to the short swords of the Romans. Considering the facilities t...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 12 November 1887

VOLUME VII ACCOMAC C. FL, VA. SATCRDAfp?VEMBEB 12, 1387. NUMBER 19 FUllLISUKD KVKttY SATUKDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. _ t Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and F.dilor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year SI no | 1 " six mouths 00 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one seiulimr club. 10 copies, one year ?10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Kates. I Inch, one insertion . S 75 1 ?* three 4* . 1 25 1 " one year .. 7 50 (gTIlates 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. cross mark on your paper indi catestjiitt your subscription h:is expired, or is due. and you aro respectfully solic? ited to renew or remit. tS*?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! ExTisnrniSE than in any other way. j T. C. PARRAMOBE ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 12 November 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA. .-m *-?? SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12,1SS7. Kutererl at the PortoA-Ve at Aoeomac C II.. Va.. as second-class matter. The returns published elsewhere in our columns show the grand vie tory won by the Democratic party in Virginia last Tuesday and give reasonable assurance that the old Commonwealth is forever free from t'te dire calamities with which Ma honeism threatened her. Our vic? tory it legated the Boss to that ob? scurity from which; he sprung, and shortly if not now, the great arch trait >r to the mother which nur lured and lavished her favors on him, will be so heartily despised that men of no political faith will be so poor as to do him reverence Even those who followed him for the boodle which he had to offer them canuot long be retained as his followers. Farewell Billy, a long and last farewell. Let al! true Virginians rej ice. Tho result of the election of last Tue-day demonstrates that the people of Accomne county fully eir dorse the manageme...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 12 November 1887

ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, November 12.1SS7. RoT A cross-mark on your paper, Del ore ?3T vour name, wade with pen and ink, fcT indicates tnat your subscription iias expired, or is due an?, you are re ?Sr spect fully solicited to remit or re new. LOCAL NEWS. The M. E. Church. South, at Helle Haven, will be dedicated to morrow . Buy-yourfresh beef and Wilmington sausages of Buudick, Onaucoek*s oldest butcher * ? Mr. W_. Fisher Mears will sell his per? sonal property November 2-iul. SsOfi advertisement. Eighteen hundred barrelsof sw?*etpo? tatoes wer,, carried to Baltimore by steamei Kastern snore en Friday of last week A fellow feeling makes ns wondrous kind as is ilh stiated in 'mine host1 of the Maldy, who having been one of em.' knows how to make- the hoys com? f1 r. able and liappy. The steamer Tanuier and schooner Neptune collided off mouth of Oiiau cock creek on last Saturday. The steam? er was slightly damaged I he schooner was not injured Mr. George II LrCato. chief cl...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 12 November 1887

Oon. Donaldson's Vortnnnt? Mlsfafto. Prior to the battle of Nashville, Maj. Gon. James L. Donaldson (who won honors in the Mexican war, mid who died in tho spring of 1SS5) was quartermaster under Gen. Thomas, lie once told me the following incident: Hnv iiig occasion to purchase inulcs for Iho army, ho ordered a person in whom he had cpi;l?:i'iico to visit tho contiguous northern stabs, inadvertently saying to hint, "Buy as many as you can"?not supposing ho would be ahle tosecaro more than a few thousand at the most. Some weeks afterward, just before the attack upon lliwd's army, Gen. Donaldson, on meeting Iiis agent, hundred how many mules be had been nblo to secure. To the amazement of the general, he was in? formed that twenty thousand or more had been obtained. Upon which the astonished general oxolaimed, "I am a ruined mau! I shall hocburtniartialed and driven from the army for not limiting you in the purchase. You hare procured many times more than 1 had any idea or intention ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 19 November 1887

VOLUME VII ACC?M??C. H., VA. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 1887. NUMBER 20 PUllLISlIEO bvkry SATURDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and Edltor. Subscrlotloa Rates. : 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 " six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 an.'l 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 . S 75 1 '* three . 1 25 1 " one year .. 7 50 SSTRates for lamer advertisements for a longer time made known ou appli? cation. ^Circulation larcrer than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. cisTA cross murk on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic? ited to renew or remit. CJ?TCommission 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 way. t. C. PARRAMORE &am...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 19 November 1887

ACCOMAC OOUltT-HQUSE. VA. SATUK?AY, November 19,IS87. Kut-red at the Po?tofl.;oe at Accomac C H.? Va.. as second-class matter. The election of Hon. John S. B.ivbour as rhe next United States Rena or from Virginia does not seem to admit of a donor. Advices received from all parts of the Com monwenith indicate that the office will be unanimonsiv tendered him by our next Legislature, as a prop? er recognition of his eminent ser? vices to his party and State. At least,<nch will he ease if our repre? sentatives heed the instructions of their constituents. Nor does the selection of Mr. Barbonr as Senator seem to be confined to the people; Every man of prominence in the State,so (nr. who?e name has been4 mentioned in that connection rec ogipjies the right of Mr. Barbonr to the position, and is emphatic in !iis d- elarn i >ns in his fav r Every? thing, therefore, points to a "walk ore'. '1 in ibe contest by him. and his election is snch a foregone conclu s:?&gt...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 19 November 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, November 19,1SS7. C3T A eross-mnrK on your paper. N>fore C3T vonr name. Tiado with pen and ink, SST Indicates chat your sid>?criptioii lias expired, or is due. anl, yon are re t&- spectfully solicited to remit or re new. LOCAL MEWS. Buy yoor fresh beef and Wilmington sausages of Bundick, Onaiicock'S oldest butcher Mr. W. Fisher Mears will sell bis per? sonal property November 22ud. See advertisement. Levi Nock, acolored lunatic from the neighborhood of I'ungoteague, was lodged in our jail last Wednesday. The terms at the Malthy House, Bal? timore, are made to suit the times.? First-class accommodations at surpris? ingly low rates. Mrs. Iiaehrl Bradford will sell at pub? lic auction, on "Wednesday, November 23rd; on her premises near Fair Oaks, valuable personal property. The Lighthouse Board in its climates of appropriations forth" nex' Ifccalyea' *sks tor a Sicht to mark the lower en? trance to Tangier sound, 625,0...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 19 November 1887

A Generous Yivwar Student. Speaking "f Vassiir, one of the students thrre is a daughter of President Rocka feller, of the Standard Oil company. She Is not robust, and is afflicted with n ten? derness of vision which hns caused t ho doctors to prohibit her from reading. Undeterred by tins misfortnno, and per? haps stimulated by it, she pursues her studies with the help of au attendant who reads to her. Miss Rockafcllcr's dimness of vision hns not rendered her indifferent or unsympathetic to the hardships of other:;. Some time ago she noticed that two of the college messengers, who per? formed in her division services analogous to those of hell boys in a hotel, were bright', intelligent girls. She thought it n pity that such deserving fellow crea? tures should bo iu a great institution of learning without an opportunity to avail themselves of its advautnges, like Tau? tains, lip deep in water, yet unable to r.ssuage his burning thirst. She appealed to bjCT father in their behalf, end ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 26 November 1887

ACCOMA? C. HL, VA. ? SAT?RDAY/JgpVEMBEB 26, 1887. NUMBER 21 ACOOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19.1S87. SaT A cross-mart? on your paper, bet?re 6=*" your name, made with pen and ink, indicates tnat your subscription has BaS* expired, or is due. am, you are re .89T spectfully solicited to remit or re <?y new. V _{ ... .. . Jno. W.Edmonds, Owner ami Editor. Sub3crlDtlon Rates. : 1 Copv, one year SI oo 1 " six months GO 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 . S 75 1 three '* . 1 2? 1 U one year .. 7 50 imitates for laraer advertisements for a longer time made known on appli- j cation. I {^Circulation laraer than all the pa? pers published oil Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia comb ned. cgTA 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. GTCoinmiss...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 26 November 1887

|}minsiila (Eatoprisc. ?UIOVIAC UOURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY, NOYKMBES 2?,lSS7. Kutered at the RoslofTpp nt Accomac C. II.. Va.. as sppond-class matter. Mr. John D. Grant, clerk of the Circuit Court of Accomac lias nn iif'tiuccd himself' as a ftamliilate for HuM flice of Register of Lands and his application for appointment to th?* place has, we think wo can safely assert, the hearty endorse meut of all the Democratic voters of his county. Everyone who knows Iii in recognizes Iiis fitness for the position and if anyone docs not en? dorse him,selfishness born of a de M're 'o retain a faithful county of? ficial, prompts perhaps the olijec T'on. Indeed, such are the merits of our connfyman, we believe all onr people regardless of party af Stations would approve his ap? pointment to thp place he seeks.? But while our people heartily ap prove, it is due to Mr. Grant to Rfjifo. flint Iiis announcement is made entirely nt the suggestion of tifinrrens friends in other parts of ll.u-'Sfnte who ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 26 November 1887

fmmsulii ?i&rpk. ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY. NOVEMBER 19.1S87. fiT A cross-marK on your paper, before K*" your name, made with pen and ink, t&F Indicates tnat your subscription has <f^* expired, or is due am, you are re 63T spectfully solicited to remit or re IST new. The bpadouarter-: "f Simla Ohms ibis year will be at store of D. .J. Titlmv & Co., Oinmcock. Rend I he amiouin e ment in another column. Mrs". F. T. Hocus, of Accomac at the late session of the Virginia Conferem-' was ?jppointt-d one of the secretaries 'of the woman's department of tin church extension hoard." Judge Geo. T. Garrison. Hon. Job" W. G. Blackstone and Mr. U. B. Quin by appear as aitoruos in the case of Benj. II. East, appellant vs. Gee. W. Garictt and wire, appellees, to he heard before the Court of Appeals, Richmond, this week. LOCAL fiVEWS. County com t commences mxt Mon dav. The next meeting of the Bnurd of Sn p ervlpors will be held on the 10th of De...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 26 November 1887

LOVE. T uo love I* but a humble, low born thing, An'1 hath Its food served up In o?rtlioinriire; , It Is a thing to walk with, band In hand Through the every dayuessot this work d-jy world Baring Its tonder foet to every roughuoss, Tot letting not one benrt bout go astray From boauty's law of plainness and content; A Simple, fireside thing, whose quiet smllo Can warm earth's poorest hovel to a home; Which, when our autumn cometta, as It niu?t. And lifo tn the chill wind shivers bare and lenDess Shall still be blest with Indian summer youth. In bleak Novembor, and, with thankful heart, bmCo on Its ample store* of garnered trult, As full of sunshll.o to our aged fives As when lMiursed the bh ssoms of ?Urspring. It is Worry, Not Wurfc, That Kills. - Do yon believe that? Work nev? er killed anybody yet. Bnr. you and 1 inert men and women every day who are dying by inches with worry. There goes a man now worries if bis business is not going riglr, and when it does go right he worries for...

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

VOLUME VII ACCOMAC C. EL, VA. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 3, 1887. NUMBEK 22 PUBLISHED EVEHY satt7rday AT ACCOMAC C. H.. VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and Editor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year $1 00 1 " six months 60 5 " ono 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 . 8 75 1 " three .1 2? 1 " one year .. 7 50 ST Rates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ^Circulation lareer than all tha pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combine;!. 6-2* a cros.% mark on your paper in li-j catesthat 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 Tue j Enterprise than in any other way. T. C. PARRAMORE &amp...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 3 December 1887

A.OC?MAC COURT-HOUSE. VA. SATURDAY, December 3, 1SS7. Kntorccl at tlic Toftoflice at Accomac C I!., Va.. as second-chuw matter. The State Superintendent of Public Instruction will, it is said, in his report t<> the next General Assembly recommend legislation which "?'?ill have the effect of .streiigl honing the school system and cif providing for a move eco nominal administration of the | scho >1 funds. To accomplish the ends desired font' things in the t pinion of the superintendent me.r it especial attention at the hands of our legislators, to wit, a generali revision of the school- laws on the statute hooks, t he necessity of strin? gent measures to enforce the prompt 'payment of teachers, the repe.il of a law under which treas? urers receive out of the school fund considerable sums as commis sions ami to prevent the shaving of warrants issued to teachers. To what extent the evils, indicated by the superintendent exist and in what respects a revis...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 3 December 1887

fkiiinsuSa enterprise. ACCOM AC C0UKT-K9USE, VA SATrjRI)AY.DEOEMBEIS 3, 1SS7. ?~ A cross-marrc on your paper, oetor* tiT voirrname. niadowitli pen and ink. (ST indicates tnat your sub?criptibii has ogr expired, or is due am. yon are re? fer spmt'ally solicited to remit or re 6ST new. LOCAL Sr.ow, (lie first of t.h- season; t? at AccomacC. IT..last Thursday. The next meeting of the Hoard of Su? pervisors will be held on tlic itKh of i>o et mber. Fresh home manufacted mince meat will bo kept constantly on hand at Hun dick's .-iinns the entire full, r.lso sau? sage meat. The headquarters nt' Santa (Tins lies vear will b? at store nf-U. .1. Titlow ?S Co., Onawock. Head the announce? ment lit another column. Mr.-Thomas IT. Williams, Accomne C. FL, takes the eaUn tins mvis-ii for the Invest porkers. Two lipped the Loam at 1.041 poundsnet. Next Ke'v. i. lt. s-icris advei+N?* a very valuat '.<? horse for >alc in this i sue at a vC'luCrd prjee. [lewisite-to s...

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

It Is not "Business." You'll-excuse me, I trust, forsayj ing *o, but I don't*see any sense or any use in your being "over vlielmedin business." You should j ot let anything overwhelm yon.? you're the worst oh"for being over? whelmed by anything. The fact is wore than half you do and spend yonr time and straggle on isn't business at all. Yon'll stand and t alk witli a man for half an hour when neither of yon have anything to s;i', and when you're through you'll suddenly recollect that you're too late for your train or your in? terviews with somebody else. Then von rush off in a hurry. You in ieet everybody with it yon meet. You earry on your interviews in a hurry, thinking all the time of the next thing you've got to do. You leave the business concerned iu that interview about half done, be cause you were not able to fix or centreyonr mind wholly on it.? Yon leave business with tags and loose ends. You are always in a fiet and worry because of i be con sequences of your hurried state...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 10 December 1887

VOLUME VII ACCOMAO C. H., VA. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10, 1387. NUMBER 23 PUBLISHED EVERT SATURDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H.. VA. Jno.W.Edmonds, (hmcranil Editor. Subscrlutlon Ratei. 1 Copy, one year W 00 1 " six months 00 5 " one year ? 5 0o 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 . 8 1 ?? three l* . 1 25 1 *' one year .. 7 50 C^TRates for larger advertisements i for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ?Sreivculat ion laraer than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Sho'rtjdf Vir? ginia combined. ?5-3* A cross mark on your pape* indi? cates that your subscription has ejpired, or is due. and you aro respectful!\solic? ited to renew or remit. ?STCotninission men or businessmen of any class in Baltimore, New lork, Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or lich-' mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of'The Enterprise than in any other T. C. PARRAMORE &amp...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 10 December 1887

fmssm (mtxmst. ACCOMAC COUKT-HOUSE. VA. ? AmlRDA Y. J>KCBMBER 10, 1S87 Kutere;l at the J'ostofllce at Accomac C II-. Vsu. as second-class mat.1nr. A decision was rendered last Monday in the Supreme Court of the United States in the Virginia habe.is eorpus cases, concurred in by all the members of that tribunal except one. which fills with joy the heart of every true son of Virgin in. The decision disposin{r as it does of the new fangled notions, ema nafing from Republican leaders and which have been gathering strength recently, to the effect that a State can be taken by the throat and strangled by order ot a Feder? al Judge, cannot be overestimated in its importance, not only to us. but to all the people of all the States throughout our broad land. Establishing the principle, or rath er rescuing from oblivion, to which they had been almost con? signed by Republicans, the princi pies enunciated in the Eleventh Amendment to the constitution of the United States, which forbi...

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