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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? ...

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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 ...

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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...

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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 constell...

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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 n...

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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....

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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...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 14 March 1891

accomac court-house, va. Saturday, March H, 1891. John VV.Edmonds, Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. Samuel Lewis, left for the -peniten? tiary last Tuesday, in the custody of Deputy Sheriff M'.lson. If you -wish the best brick on the Peninsula at bottom prices, apply to II. H. German, Dehnar, Del. Cant. Spencer D. Fletcher declines to be a candidate for re-election to the office of Commissioner of Revenue of district No. 1. F. Jf. Sturgis &? Son, Onley station, have ree'.ved a car load of line salt for fertilizing and other purposes,and are offering the same at ?1.50 per sack. Try Freeman's 7 i>er cent. Irish Po? tato "Grower. Rest fertilizer on the market for irish potatoes. For sale by Powell & Waples, Onancock, Va. The twig of a peach tree in full bloom was exhibited at Eastville, on Monday, and is undoubtedly "the j iirst of the season" on the Eastern i Shore. Valuable real estate, suitable as a home for persons wishing to engage In oyster busines...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 14 March 1891

iii unten Jicr l?ord should descend, and lie on one of thorn and she on the other should start for Jerusalem, tho city of the Great King. It was a fanaticism and a delusion; but there was romance, and there was splendor, and there was thrilling expectation in tho dream! Ah! my friends, wo need no earthly palfreys groomed and saddled and bri? dled and caparisoned for our Lord when he shall como. The horso ? read; in the equerry of heaven, and the Imperial rider is ready to mount "And I saw, and behold a white horse, and ho that sat on him had a bow; and a crown was given unto him; mid he went forth conquering and to conquer. And the armies which were in heaven followed him on white hordes, and on his vesture and on his thigh were writ? ten. King of kings and Lord of lords" Horsemen of heaven, uioiu&-! Caval? rymen of God. ride ow?! Chaij?)! ?haivge-l K?til they shall be tarried buck on their haunches?tho black horso of famine, and ho red horso of carnage, and tho pale hor...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 March 1891

VOLUME X ACCOMAC C. H? VA- SATuIRDAY, MAECH 21, t!9l NUMBER 38 rUBLISHKD every saturday AT ACCOMAC C. ?..VA. CSpSubscription $1 a year. ^"Circulation larger than all the papers published ou 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 fanners through the columns of The Enterprise than in any other h'ay. J. -,V. G. BLACKSTONE, Attomc y-at-La w, Accomac 0. II., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Needy. Thos. W. Russell. NE ELY & RUSSELL, Attorueys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Practice in tho courts of Accomac and Northampton couuties. L. FLOYD NOCK, Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco- j mac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. | J?BN~A. BUNDICK, Attorney-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. GEO. F....

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 March 1891

ACCOHAC COURT-HOUSB, VA. Saturday, March 21, 1891. En'o *cl at the Postofflco at Accomac C\ II., Va., as second-class matter. The law-abiding citizens of tho land may not by any public demonstrations, show their ap? proval of the raothods of the people of New Orleans, on last Saturday, in avenging the crime which had beau perpetrated against one of its citizens and in vindicating their laws ruth? lessly trampled upon, but -in their hearts they cannot resist the conviction that tho people of New Orleans, did no more than those of other communities un? der similar circumstances would have done, and to that extent reprove. Mob law.howevergreat the necessity for the same, of course is to be deplored, but if there was ever a time when it was defensible, such was certain? ly the case in the uprising of the citizens of New Orleans. With life and property at the mercy of a band of merciless adven-' turers and oath bound assassins, I such as tho Mafia, their punish? ment was demanded and all...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 March 1891

Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, March 21, 1891. John V/, Edmonds, Editor and Owner. LOCAL MEWS. If you wish the best brick on the Peninsula at bottom prices, apply to M. H. i crman, Dolmar, Del. B. W. Mears ?r Son, Keller, have just received two car loads of good corn, which they are selling clone for cash. The county superintendent of schools authorizes the announcement, "that only one day is given at Easter as a legal school holiday." A large n-nnber of the children of bur town ?nd vicinity, are sick with la grippe, but so far no case has been attended with serious results. Easter cards at half price?every afternoon next week, at D. J. Tit low's, Onancoek?also a little more line stationery; gift books. &c. D. Frank White, organizer, con? tinues to draw them in the fold. An? other Farmers' Alliance was organ? ized by him at Horntown, last week. Mr. Thos. H. Melson, Accomac C. II.. has just returned from the city with a drove of very fine road and farm horses and if y...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 21 March 1891

KirinU down into darkness; by alt that, I beg you give to home your best affec? tions. Ah, niy friends, there is an hour corn? ing when our past life will probably pass before us In review. It will be our last hour. If from our death pil? low wo have to look back and seo a life spent in sinful amusement, there will bo a dart that will strike through our soul sharper than the dagger with which Virgin! us slew his child. Tlie memory of the past will make us quake like Macbeth. The iniquities and riot iug through which we have passed will come upon us, weird and skeleton as Meg Merrilles. Death, tho old Shy lock, will demand and take the re? maining pound of ltesh, and tlw re? maining drop of blood-; and upon our last opportunity for repentance and oupfost chance Jo* heavMTthe curtain wliF forever ?feop. Cl>:?rI??-a?5i61icHV?oj?U tlis Aartieutvcof Ono. Cliarics Matlunvs was wont to take things os they came. "I have played to an audience of ono," said he to a friend. "It was ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 April 1891

VOLUME X ACGOMAC C. H., VA. SATp?DAY, APK1L 4, tfl NUMBER 40 rUBLISIIKD every saturday AT ACCOM AC C H..VA. dT'Subscrlption $1 n year. ?3?~Circulation larger than nil the paper* published ou Eastern Shore qf 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 in any other :?av. J. W. tf. BLACKSTONE, Attorney-at-Law, Aecomac C. H., Va, Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. Russell. NEELY & RUSSELL, Attorueys-at-Law, Aecomac C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomao J and Northampton counties. L. ^L?YD KOCK, Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Aecomac C. H., Ya. Will practice in all courts of Acco- ] mac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN A. BUNDICK, Attorney-at-Law, Aecomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Aeco? mac and Northampton counties. GEO. F. PA...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 April 1891

ACCOMAU COURT-HOUSE, Ya. Saturday, AruiL 1891. En e "pfl nt t.lv? PoH'T'><lfl'*r> p.t Aeeomnr C. H., Va., as sccoiul-elass matter. The Italian minister at Wash? ington, has been recalled by Iii; Government to Rome, because the United Ptntos Government has fn.iled to sfive ilie assuranc? s expected by Italy in connection With the Louisiana affair, to wJt, tl?it tlie persons etf^god f* kill? ing the assassins., who had mur? dered the chief of police of New Orleans, and hail trampled hei laws under fo?t with impunity, should be punished. The recall of a minister usually rnighl mean that warlike demonstra? tions would follow, but in thb instance it has no greater sig? nificance than the exhibition of foolish and unnecessary anger on the part of Italy. The idea that a government would go to war for the honor of a few criminals too brutal and crimi? nal to be allowed to dwell under her own flag, is too foolish to be entertained for a moment. bu1 if the rul...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 April 1891

Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, April 4, 189T. John VV.Edmonds,Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. Circuit court convenes Tuesday, April 7th. The announcements of fifteen more j candidates appear in this issue. The net receipts of the dinner, served by the ladies of the Baptist Church, at Accomac C, H., last Mon dav. in aid of the Parsonage fund, was -?50. Dr. 0??ar P. Bvrrl, dentist, will ho j at Ohireotencue Island, AnrHftlv.j Ttln 8th and flth, for the practice of j his pro*>--:on. Can he found at. Atlantic hotel. Mr. Wm. E. Thomas, a popular and j prominent citizen of Northampton,1 and Miss Annie M. Coliins, of Laurel, | Doloware. were married at residence \ of bride, on 29th day of March. The advertisement of Onward, Jr., I which appears elsewhere in our col-; unins. is worthy the attention of all ? lovers oftine horseflesh and is recom-1 mended to there careful perusal. Dr. S.Blair Ward, dentist, will he j :it Wochapreague. on Thursday. April j rflth. and on the second...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 April 1891

CDD3 AND ENDS. Very small buckles are preferred to bows on evening slippers. Success is the card that wins. Even the 1 fool b applauded, while the philosopher who fails is hissed. Dr. Levis, the latest owner of Cedar croft, Bayard Taylor's- old home, has just died, and the place Is again to bo sold. Mrs. Annio Jenneas Miller, favorably known as a dress reform missionary. Is about to write her Qrst novel. Mr. Ilenloy. aged ninety-five, 1ms fin? ished an uninterrupted life of pauper? ism in the Gosport work house. He was brought there wlten six years old in 1801. George W. Cable claims that; the uio menfche iicart* a soutliemer iulk ho can t$rf \ahero Ive tS from and goets at bis ancestry. An application to the French author ities has been made by Lady Caithness for permission to erect a statue of Mary Queen of Scots near her house in Paris. Rev. F. A. Farley, of Brooklyn, be? comes by the death of the historian Bancroft the oldest living graduate of Harvard. Be was graduated in ISIS,...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 11 April 1891

VOLUME X ACCOM AC C. H., VA. SATUtgAY, APElL 11, 1891 NUMBER 4L J. W. 6-. BLACKSTONE, Attorney at-Law, Aceomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Nesly. Thos. W. Russell. NE E LT & RUSSELL, Attorueys-at-Law, Aceomac C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Aceomac and Northampton counties. " lTpLOYD NOCK, Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Accomao C. H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Aceo? mac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN A.~BUNDICK~ Attorney-at-Law, Aceomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Aceo? mac and Northampton counties. G-eo. F. PARltAMORE, Attorney-at-Law, Aceomac C. H., Va. Prompt attention given to all busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all courts of Aceo? mac and Northampton counties. ~JAMES H. FLETCHER, jr.7~ Attorney-at-Law, Aceomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Aceo? mac and Northampton counties. othofTmear!?, Attorney-at-Law, Eastville, Northampton county, Va. Will p...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 11 April 1891

Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, April 11,1891. Entered at the Postofflce at Aeconiac C. H., Va., as second-class matter. Several star route contracts were announced at the Postof?ce department in Washington, on Wednesday, and the informa? tion accompanying the an? nouncement, was that they were for the most part awarded to 'professional contractors.' They arc to be sublet of coarse to per? sons residing in the various lo? calities and the people of Acco? mac and Northampton, at two points are to be invited, we pre? sume, to share with the con? tractor the meagre sum he is to receive for carrying the mail, and Ave enter our protest, if such is the case, against any of our citizens allowing themselves to bo duped by them. There is no reason why anyone should seiwe tho Government without ade? quate compensation and it can never be obtained "for carrying the mail'* until the competition is confined to our own citizens. Our people of course can afford to do the work for less money tha...

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