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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 23 April 1887

Choice Extracts. The worst prison is not of stone. It is of a throbbing heart, outraged by an infamous life.?Bcechcr. Sin taken into the soul is like li? quor poured into a vessel?so much of it as if. fills it also seasons. The touch and tincture go together.? So ;it hey. The word of God will stand a thousand readings; and ho who has gone over it most frequently is the surest way of finding new wonders there.?Hamilton. When private virtue is hazarded upon the perilous cost ofcxpedi ency. the pillars of the republic, however apparent their stability, are infected with decay at the very center.?Chapin Our fellow creatures can only .ihrige of w hat we are from what we do; but in the eyes of our Maker u hat we do is of no w< rth except as it flows ft cm what we are.?Chris? tian at Work. That every house is filled with employment-, I account no commo. blessing. The more employment (he better, since yon are not doing your own will, but ihe will of him faat sent yon.?.John Wesley. The r...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 23 April 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, APltlL 23, 1SS7: S?~ A cross-marK on your paper, before (fgr your name; made with pen ami ink, indicates mat your subscription has k?" expired; or is "due. tuui yea are re ^"spectfullv solicited to remit or re 5Sr new. LOCAL MEWS. Countv Court commences next Mon? day. Mr. James E. Gray died near Mason-! ville last Wednesday, aged 37 years. I Circuit Court commences the second Tuesday in May, being lOlh of May. Mr. Jos. W. Mears. Justice of the Peacein Lee district announces himself as a candidate for re-election. Mammoth bronzed turkeys iaised by Mr. II. E. Uyid, TemperancevJlle,: shipped to market when 7* months old, dressed, weighed from 17* to Is lbs. There is probably no large city on the continent where living can he had so cheaply as in Haiti more. The terms of the Maitbv House fully illustrate that fact. A camp-meeting under the auspices | of the M. E. Church, will be held In the \ grove near Parksley station, to com-j me .ce Saturday, July 2...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 30 April 1887

VOLUME VI -^^I^^Ty?^^W^ APRIL 30, -1887; NUMBER V?, PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno. W.Edmonds, Owner and Krtitor. Subscription Rates. T< 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 u six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 and a cony for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year $1.0 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch; one insertion . $ 75 1 ?* three u . 12-5 1 44 one year .. T 50 63TRates 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. t&"A 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. rQTCommission men or husmess men of any chiss in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia, Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Enteki'iuse than in any other way. T. C. PARRAMORE & SON, ' at ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 30 April 1887

pnratsttlii enterprise. ACCOM AC COlTtT-IIOUKE. VtV. SATURDAY, APRIL 30, 1SS7: Eu'ercd at tin'PoslotVce at Aceomac C. H.. Va.. us second-class matter. Advices received from ?11 parts of Virginia indicate that all is not serene in the Ma hone party. In some localities henchmen, vliohere? tofore have been subject in all things to the boss are in open re volt, while at other points in niter ings me heard which we old seem to forbodc no good to the petty ty? rant, who has so long controlled them. Nor is that disaffection con lined only to his hitherto trusty chiefs, but in the rank and tile of his party there st ems to be a grow ing discontent, notably in Peters ^urg^i^l^fvlk Cftui'iy-v*?lrong ^fohls where MnTTnneism and the filthy vtmom it contained for ev? erything decent and respectable flourished most. To allay their dis content the boss,with an eye on the XT. S. Senat?', is liow making a des? perate effort by disseminating lies of the vilest character and by male ii'g pr< miscs ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 30 April 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, APRIL 30, 1SS7: tgr A cross-mark on your paper, net ore tgg! your name, made with pen and ink, SgT indicates that your subscription lias t.-/" expired, or is due. ami you are re e$T spectfully solicited to remit or re 0^ new. Circuit court commences Tuesday. 10th day of May. Our representatives in the Legislature ate again at their post of duty in the city of Richmond. In a match pone of base bull played at Onancock on 2Cth inst., between the "Onancock Kids"andi'Academy >.' ine." the former were victors by a score of lo toll. Messrs. S Rlmll,L.J.Uyslf?p,Sonthey j GofliKon. 1-. W. Neck and others have been summoned as grandaud petit jurors before the district circuit court which meets in Norfolk during May. "A fellow feeling makes us wondrous kind" as is illustrated in*lmine'hoist,*of the Maltby Uo ise. Baltimore, who hay? ing been "one of 'em" kuows how to make the uboysMconifprtable and happy An architect has been engaged to submit plans and spe...

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 April 1887

Central, equally expeditions and equally safe, Retting to their desti? nation at tho same time. But snp pose that I hear that on one ronto tho track is torn up, the bridges are down and the switches are unlocked, it will not take me a great while todecido which road to take. Now, theie are two roads iu the futnrt?the Christian and the un Christian, the safe and unsafe. Any institution or any association that con fin-es my ideas in regard to that Inet is a had institution and a bad association. I had prayers bo fore I joined that society, did 1 have thorn afterward? 1 attended the house of Cod before I connected myself with that union, do 1 absent myself from religious influences.? "Which would you rather have in your hand when you come to die? a pack of cards or a bible! Which would yon rather have pressed to your lips in the closing moment the cup of Belsbazzarean wassail or t he chalice of Christian' communion? Who would yon rather have for your pall bearers?the elders ol a Christ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 May 1887

VOLUME VI "l^c?MAcrTH., vaTsaWp?tTmaYI m_ riTTU.ished every saturday AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner anil Editor. SutisorlDtlon Rai8s."3 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 "" six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 and a cony for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year 510 00 and a free copy to the"* sender. Advertising Kates. 1 Inch, one insertion . $ 75 1 '* three . 1 2? 1 11 one year .. 7 501 ?aTRates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ^Circulation larger than all the pa- j pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. ?TA 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 Tue Enteri'WSE than in any other.wav. T. C. PARK AM ORE & SON, AT tor eys-at-Law A...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 May 1887

|$i?,t'\^-v^,t? 1<-?P^,S4S mat ter. PPuciteral Pliil. Sheridan is making up a party of'friends to take a long horseback ride down through the Valley of Virginia, t lie scene of his old cavalry exploits. Tho party will start some time next month. Senator Don Cameron will be. one of the number. Ct neral Shot idan and Senator Cameron visited the same section last summer, and were cordially received and hos? pitably entertained at several points. This is the same General Sheri? dan whose barbarous torch spread such wild and wanton waste and desolation through the valley dur? ing the war, "laying in ashes the beautiful and happy homes of in? nocent women, young und helpless children and aged toon," and who. over those ruins boasted that a crow could not fly without cartying Ins rations. That such a man was '?hospitably received ami entertain ed" by the people of Virginia last summer, we do not believe, ltid dlebergor alone, if we remember aright, claimed him for his guest. At least if...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 May 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, MAY 7, 1SS7: A cross-niarK on your paper. ttetore fc>'" vour name, made with pen and ink, fcjr indicates mat your subscription has to" expired, or is due, am. you are re ^ spectfully solicited to remit or re? fer" new. Circuit Court of Accomac commen? ces next Tuesday. The steamer Tangier taken off some time ago, to bo repaired and repainted is again on her route. Mis. Esther Marlyne. mother of Mrs. Pi. H. C. Kellam. AccomacC. U.. died in Baltimore, April 29th, in the ?'Jth year of her age. Mrs IDidly Bounewell. wife of John \V. Bounewell, died suddenly atAcco muc C. II., hist Tuesday in the 35tii year of her age. A special meeting of t he Lotlge of A. 0. V. W. will be held at Accomac C. II.. next Monday. A full attendance ot the members is requested. Black-tone & Bell l ave just added to their estabiisrinent a soda fountain and are prepared to give to their patrons first ckiss soda of various llavors, ice cold. Mrs. Mary T. Smith, Messango, ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 7 May 1887

and takes a roll of cloth off the counter and sneaks out into the street, von all join in the cry pell mell: "Stop thief?" When I see you go into a store, not expecting to buy anything but to price things, stealing the time of tho nlerk, and stealing the time of Iiis employer, I say too: "Stop thief!" If I were asked which class of persons most need the gr;u:e of God amid their annoyances. I would say: k,Dry goods elerks." All the indignation of customers about the high prices comes on the dork.? Vor instance: A great, war comes. The manulacloi it's are closed. The people go oil' to battle. The price oi goods runs up. The customer comes into a si ore. Goods have gone up. "Uow much is thai worth?" "A dollar." '\\dolhu! Outrageous. A dollar!'' Why, who is to blame lor the fact that it has got fo be a dollar? Does the iudignutioii go out lo the manufacturers on the banks of lim Morrimac, because they have closed up? iSo. Does the indignation go out toward the empiryer,who is out at his...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 May 1887

VOLUME VI ACCOMAC C. EL, vX~S?TORpY, MAY 14, ISST. NUMBER 45 P IT ft LI SITED EVERY SATITKDAT AT ACCOIHAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds. Owner and Editor. SubscrlDtion Rates.^J 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 six months 60 5 11 on? year - 5 00 and a cony 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 l* . 1 20 1 " one year .. 7 50 r^TRates for larger adrertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. rSTCirculation larger than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. ?STA 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 way. T. C. PARRAMORE & SON, ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 May 1887

ACCOM AU COURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY, MAY 11, 1SS7: Kntered at the Post office at Accoimic C. Tl.. Van as sccouri-ehiss matter. Our Yankee cousins have again given iis the "cold shoulder." The survivors of Picket's division in? tended to have a reunion at Get? tysburg on (lie 3rd of July next, and proposed on that day to have a monument erected in honor of tlie gallant heroes who fell there in a charge, as grand sis was ever recorded in history, by men as no? ble and patriotic as the world has ever seen. The committee sent to arrange for the re-union aud to sc cure permission to erect the monu utueitt, were not only informed that permission could not bo granted for the erection of the mennment on the spot to which the division penetrated within the Federal line in their charge, hut that the in scription to be placed thereon was objectionable. The committee sent to Gettysburg, having reported to the executive committee of Pick eft's division the result of their visit, it has beeu wisel...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 May 1887

|1nm?.u!(i enterprise. kO??MAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, MAY 14, 1S87: LOCAL MEWS. Tfce Farmers and Truckers Asso? ciation meets at Onancock iu tlie afternoon of to day. Virgin ins guano is tlie best for sweet potatoes?Ocean guano for corn, oats and grass. Use liberally of tlicm; B. W. Mears & Son, Keller, have received a car load of strawberry crates, which they oiler for sale at bottom prices. The terms ?t the kMnltby House' are made to suit the times. First class accommodations at surpris? ingly low rates. Mr. E. S. Wise, Craddoekville, according toieports received by us shipped the first strawbeiries from the county this year. A festival will come off on Mon? day, 30th day of May at San ford Methodist church. MessongO, and not at Baptist church as announced in our last issue. Mr. Geo. W. Beloate advertises in this issue several lots at Tasley station. The price asked is rea? sonable and many should avail themselves of the oiler. Messrs. Mason &? Belote, Nelson ia, offer ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 14 May 1887

Scientific Suraps. At the depth of one fathom, sea nter has a pressure of 313]pounds 0 the square foot. A mile below ?ho surface the pressure is more ?iiau a ton to the square inch. Out of 15.000 earthquakes ob served on coast lines the German seismologist Klage, found that on y 121 were accompanied by sea waves, although a very large pro? portion of the shocks had originat? ed under the sea. A scientific novelty is a lens which magnifies, yet is perfectly flat on both sides. It is made at Jona by the iiianufnclurers of Pr?f Abbe's new optical glass. The lens consists of a single disc whose density varies so that its refract? ive power decreases regularly from the surlV.ce inward. An assistant to Prof. Virchow, Dr. Grawitz, finds that about one third of the cases pronounced in l:fc tuuseularrheuiuatisni arcshown ny post mortem examination to lie lue to trichinae, or pork worms.? in instances observed the parasites must have been present in the mus? cles for many years. A new applica...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 May 1887

VOLUME VI_ ACCOM AC C. H., VA. SATURDAY, MAY 21, 1887. NUMBER 46 PUBLISHED KVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner nii Editor. Sutoscrlotlon Rates."3 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 " six months 601 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 cooies. one vear $10 00 and a free copy, to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . 8 T5 1 " three '* . 1 25 1 " one year .. 7 50 C^TCates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ^""Circulation larcer than all the pa ' pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. CsZTA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, I or is due. and you are respectfully solic-1 ited to renew or remit. ^"Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore. New York, I Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich-1 mond, can reach, more truckers and . fanners through the columns of The) Extkrfrisk than iu any other wav. | T. 0. PARK A ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 May 1887

nmrnk ?i?crprisc. ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY, MAY 21, 1SS7: Entered at'^tliorosUflic?? at Acebmac C." iL. Va.. as smuid-class matter. On next Thursday, May 26:, tin; voters of Aceeniac will elect coun? ty and district oflicers. This acl of the sovereigns is a very import? ant one. Happily, the Democratic party, realizing how necessary it was 'o select suitable persons for tho positions of trust to he filled at this election, in their friendly pri? mary election of April last, has nominated candidates for each of? fice, men well Known for their high characler and conscientious and industrious discharge of duty, men who believe office to be a public iiustand they the servants of the people. Somo of thecandidatesat the primary had no opposition? others did have, and evciy candi? date who was defeated at the pri? mary election yielding now a ready acquiescence iu the result is found acting as a man of honor, support iug with might and main the for? tunate aspirants. Lot ail rall...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 May 1887

fkiitnsuui ??i$m CCOMAL COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, MAY 21, 1SS7: LOCAL NEWS. (RT A cross-mark on your paper, bet?re (ST your name. made with pen and ink, ?0"-" indicates tiiat your subscription lias t$T-expired, or is due, aim you are re? fer spectfully solicited to remit or re SS?' new. Election next Thursday. Every Democrat should go to the polls and vote for the nominees of his party. Rev. Jno. McNabb is absent from the county anil at bis request notice is given that he cannot, therefore, till bis ap pOintmenta to morrow. Master Juhn W. Elliott, son of Mr. T. G. Elliott, has returned from King's Mountain High School,2J. C.at which place he ha* been a pupil for the labt two years. The .charges at the. MaUby House. Baltimore are surprisingly lu\v for the accommodations l'urnisned. It is loca? ted in busi iess centre of city and con? venient to merchants and planters. Mr. T. C. Kellam, chairman of the Board ot Supervisors authorizes us to announce that said Heard will meet at Accemac...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 21 May 1887

Among tiic Telegraphers. A busy scene was revealed when the door opened. It was, indeed,a small village, for 500 operators were tapping away at raring speed,while 1.30 clerks and messengers swiftly Hit ted to and fro. ''This is our day force,' said Mr. Rienau, the assistant manager.? "Ninety others take their places at night..' The fifty yon seo up there in the gallery attended to the com uiercinl news, ticker service, stock reports, etc. They use the Morse instruments. '?What Proportion of the force is composed of ladies?" "About one fourth." "Are they as oiliciont as men!? "Not quite. Si ill they arc verv expert. We have three married hulies. Most of the Wheat-stone operators are women.' "Have yon any colored opera? tors?" "Not one. And .*o far as ac? knowledge extends there is not a colored operator in the United States. At any rale, 1 never heard of one." "Who are the veterans of the service?" "Well, there are two that have been at work for the company for a quarter of a century...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 28 May 1887

Iwjjjftb Pimm l'UBLISIIEl) every saturday AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds. Oiviicr ami K<llti>r. SubscrlDtion Rates.'? 1 Copy, one year 81 00 1 4t six months 60 5 11 one year . 5 00 ami 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. i 1 Inch, one insertion . 0 T-5? i 1 " three " . 1 25! 1 " one year .. 7 50 iSTKates 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. C3TA 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. SaTCommission men or Imsiness men of any class in Baltimore, New York. Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers ami farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than in any other way. T. 0. P APR AM ORE & SON, attob e y s-a t-L aw Accomack C...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 28 May 1887

ACCOMAC C?UllT-nO?SE. VA. SATURDAY, MAY 28, 1SS7: Entnrc-1 at Hit* roslofltce at Accomac C. H.. Va.. as secoud-class matter. The extra session <>l' our l.cgisla tin e was brought to a close last Tues ility. aid tl:c record of Hie repre? sentatives constituting that body, van not fail to have the approval of the people of Virginia. It is true they failed io accomplish the object for which they were convened, to wit, the settlement of the debt question, but that they used all honorable means to bring about the desired result and were untir? ing in their efforts to secure that end, no one can question who is at all familiar with the proceedings of our Legislature, except tl ose who hope by their disapproval to pro mote their own stdiisb purposes.? The commission appointed by our Legislature could not agree to the i njust demands made by the rep re.-entatives of the British bond )i< biers, so far did they exceed ''lie ability of the State to pay. nor would (lie people of Vrgiui...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
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