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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 16 May 1891

Accomac Court-House, Va. Saturday, May 16, 1891. John W. Edmonds, Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. Election for county and magisterial district officers, Thursday, May 2Sth. The advertisement of Boggs & Gro ton, in this issue, is commended to your careful perusal. A large line of new goods, very se? lect in great variety and cheap are being opened out at W. R. Hallett's, Onancock. Dr. 0. F. Byrd, Temperanceville, -will be absent from his office, on a business trip to Baltimore, from the loth to 22d of May. The Indies'' aid society and the young people's society, of Leemont, | M. P. Church, will hold a strawberry festival at the parsonage on Tues? day, May 19th. Custis W. Bloxom, special commis? sioner, will sell at public auction, on Saturday, June 6th, "at 3 p. m., at Daugherty, the Wm. C. Bloxom lot, containing 7 acres, more or less. Mrs. Annie White, widow of James H. White, deceased, died Friday, Sth inst., at the residence of her son, Sydney S. White, near Wardtown, No...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 16 May 1891

A ww _ I. . - _'_..--0'. iM LAf..\.l'jT. Tlio Curriculum Incites Mnrkcllnffi Scrubbing ::::el IJrvl ? itii v/itat Is Cookcl. A cooking school that is a cooking K?hot;I has just boeu opened in Gothen? burg. Sweden. It is nn annex of the girls' part of the public school system there, and every young woman who.is graduated irjustioam all that the prac iicsl cooks in Iho annex can teach. The cooking enure is a part of the se? nior year curriculum and includes twenty-four lessons. Twelve of these lesson:; are theoretical. The reut are practical. Ton of (ha practical lessonr, . of two hour.; each arc devoted to in? struction in the most popular meats and vegetables. Trie girls are obliged to peel potatoes, "kin onions, pluck and stuff chickens, spit rcasts and the li!:o. They put cm the kettles, feed and regu? late the Sires, wash the dtshenaud clean up generally after all u done. Three lessons of two hours each concern ex? clusively the preparation of bouillon, toast and riCo water, barl...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1891

ACCOM AC C. H., VA- SA?DAY, MAY 23, tS9L VOLUME X NUMBER 47 J. W. G. BLACKSTONE, Attorney at-Law, Aecomac C. H., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. Russell. NEELY & RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accoraac C. H., Va. Practice in the courts of Accomao and Northampton counties. L. FLOYD NOCK, Attorney-at-Law and Notary Public, Ascomac C.?H., Va. Will practice in all courts of Acco? raac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. JOHN A. BUNDICK, Attorney-at-Law, Aceomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the com*ts of Acco- j mac and .Northampton counties. GEO. F. PAPvRAMORE, Attorne y-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 ILlrLETCHER, JR., Attorney-at-Law, Aceomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Aceo? mac and Northampton counties. OTHO F. MEAR?, Attorney-at-Law, Eastville, Northampton county, Va. Will pract...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1891

accomac COURT-HOUSK, Va. Saturday, May 23, 1891. Entered at the PostofThw at Aceomae G. H.. Ya., i? second-class matter, DKMOCKATIC NoMIJTKKS. Election, Thursday, May 2Sth, ISM. For Tiwwurer: K. T. Powell. For Commonwealth's Attorney: J. H. Fletcher, Jr. For Sheriff: J. H. Wise. 'For Commissioner revenue No. 1: J. W. Broughton. For Commissioner Revenue jSov2: W. P. Turmoil. For Supervisors: S. P. Unsen?. J. W. \VCs??ds, W. T. Fletcher, T,. C. Mcars. For Constables: FJ; C F. Oust is, Thorogood Mason, N. P.' Conquest, 0. D. Doughty. For Justices of the Peace: S. R. Nelson. J. Ti. hooper. Levi R. Rojre-s, W. T. Parks, Si-., T. Ct. (:iavton, L. T. Phillips, L. F. J. Wilson, ' * E. W. Hutchinson. For Overseers of Poor: A. AY. T.Mliston, S. C. Tn vlor, S. J. Davis. A third party was born at (?ncinnati, lust Wednesday .and started out on its political career | under the name ami style of ??The Peoples Party of the Unit? ed Sta fees of America." It is the offspring of a body of men call: i ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1891

ii?uiisttiii itotttccjrisc accom ac court-house, Va. Saturday, May 23, 1891. John W. Edmonds,Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. Election ior county find magisterial district officers, Thursday, May 28th. Ice, one cent per pound at Bun dick's, Aceomac C. H., Va. Go to the polls revt Thursday, and cast your votes for the nominees of the Primary. L. H. Ames & Son. Pungoteague, have bargains to offer you. Read what they have to savin this issue. Children's Day exercises will be held nt Amiss Chapel, Sunday, May 81th inst., at 11 o'clock a. m. The pubPc is invited. Rev. T. M. Poulson, of Aceomac, preached the opening sermon at the Association in Baltimore, this week, of Primitive Baptists. Excursion tickets, good for two days, will be sold at reduced rates on ' N.T. P. & N. R. ttv, on next Tuesday, ?the "Big Day" of Onancock. A festival will be held at Temper anceville, Thursday afternoon, May 28th. ?inder the auspices of the ladies of the M. E. Church, South, of that ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1891

worldly philosophy, trying toui?n? our nets, und we have only :i few souls to report :is brought to God through our instrumentality, while some humble Gospel Hsherman, his library made up of a Bible and an almanac, shall come home laden with the results, Ids trophies tho souls within fifteen miles of his log cabin meeting house. A FISHKKHAN IN COMMAND. In the time of great disturbance in Naples in 1G49 Massaniello, a bare footed fishing boy, dropped his fishing rod and by strange magnetism took command of that city of six hundred thousand souls, lie took off lus fish? ing jacket and put on a robe of gold in the presence of howling mobs. lie put his band on his lip as a signal and they were silent. lie waved his hand away from him and they retired to their homes. Armies passed in review before him. He bc?J?lio the7 nation's Idol. Tho rapid rise and the complete su? premacy of that young fisherman, Mas sanicllo, has no parallel in all history. But something equal to thataud bet? ter t...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 May 1891

VOLUME X ACCOM AG C. H., VA. SATURDAY, MAY 30, 1891 NUMBER 48 J. W. G. BLACKSTONE, At tome y-at- Law, Accouiac C. H., Va. Will practice in all the State courts. John Neely. Thos. W. Russell. NEELY & RUSSELL, Attorneys-at-Law, Accomac C. H., Ya. Practice in tho 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 attentiou to all business. JOdTNTTBUNDICK, 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. H., Va. Prompt attention given to all busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. "AMES H. FLETCHER, JR., At torney-at-La w, Accomac C. H., Va. Will practice in the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton counties. " OTH? F. HEARS, Attorney-at-Law, Eastville. Northampton county, Va. Will practi...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 May 1891

accomac cou?t-ho?'se, va. Saturday, May 30, 1801. Entered -it ? -u? Postoffice at Acconiac G. H., Va., as second-class matter. The Virginia Episcopal Coun? cil in session in Petersburg, Inst week, referred the question of a division of the diocese to a com rnitl ee to report next yenr. The j pxt session will be held in Dan ville. _ The Supreme court of the Unit < <i States has decided, that the Virginia law requiring inspec i ion, for which fees were charg? ed, of flour manufactured out? side the State when sold within the State, to be contrary to the. Federal oo^stitittion._ The election in Accomac,Thufs rlay, was very quiet and a small vote was polled throughout the county. The Democrats of the c ounty evidently considered they had done their duty in making their nominations and with a confidence in their strength, often fruitful of evil, stayed at home. They may yet learn wis? dom by a surprise en the part of the Republicans, and thereby be taught, that it i...

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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...

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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...

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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 t...

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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...

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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 ...

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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 Jam...

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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....

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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...

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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 invite...

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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 k...

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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 ...

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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...

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