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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1885

PUBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and KUItor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year.SI 00 | 1 " six months. (>01 5 11 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 Lieh, one insertion.SI 00 1 *? three " . 1 75 1 11 one year. 7 50 ] EgTRates for larser advertisements \ for a longer time made known on appli? cation. tgiTA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that yohrsubscription has expired, ar is due, and you are respectfully solic-' ed to renew or remit. ^"Commission men or business men | :>f any class in Baltimore, New York. Philadelphia or Boston, can reach more truckers and fanners through the col? umns of The Exteucuise than in any other war. rohu J. Gunter. John W. G. Blaekstone. GUNTER & BLACKSTONE, .4 TTORSE YS-A T-LA W, Accomack C. IL, Ya., will practice in the Courts of Accomack lud Northampton co...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1885

IjtmttaiJfe Enterprise. ACCOM AC COl KT-HOl\SE. VA. SATUKDAV, May 23, lSS.r>: ?.L.. . . . - ? - - - Entered at the Postoiiice at Aceomac C, H., Va.. as second-class matter. We hope the proper authorities will investigate our railway and station postal service. The letter of our correspondent "Kegotank"a few weeKs ago but spoke the gen? eral feeling. It is impossible that w e shall continue to have this persis tt nt and ruinous neglect. We call (in the Department to set the evils complained of aside?and give nsa service worthy the name and the government. liy the way?we wonder if the Mahonite-lfepublicau faction will hold a grand public meeting tonom iuate delegates to the convention on th 15th of July?or will the pet? ty boss' local bosses, as usual, or? der out the guards.' "Come out in the bright light," and let us look at yon. The public are anxious to see a whole soule and honest Ke?pub? lican gathering. Come out! The late, accounts from Norfolk win to poin; to an ove...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1885

ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE. VA.: SATURDAY. May 23. 1885 KT A cross-marK on your paper, before t?T your name, made with peri and ink. indicates that your subscription has f?ST expired, or is due. and you are re? ffet* spectfully solicited to remit or re Sk?~ new. It will lie seen by the card of Hopkins & Uro., of Onancock. that pure North? ern ice can be bad of them. Keep cool. We call attention to the advertise? ment of Miss Lou Johnson, Leemont. Give her a call and you will be pleased. Messrs. E. B. Swanger & Co., of Lo? cust ville, have just returned from the city with a line lot of new goods. Go see them. Messrs. 'West & Willis, Belle Haven, will be home this week with a splendid stock of new goods. Go early before the rush begins. Winter.lingering iu the lap of spring has been caught by Old Sol, and melted by his passionate ardor, gives way to joyous summer. Lloyd W. Mears, of Savageville. last Monday, shipped by the Tangier three quarts of strawber...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 May 1885

How Is Your Backbone! When a person compliments an? other by saying be has a good deal of "backbone" lie comes very near stating a scientific truth without knowing it perhaps. At least, so remarked a naval medical officer to the Washington Star the other day, as the latter stopped to chat in the room of the Naval Examining Board. "Step up here a moment," eon tin tied the officer to a meas? uring rod which stood in one cor? ner of the room. This rod, besides having the movable arms with which a man's bright is gauged, had another intermediate arm ho low, by which the length id' his logs is determined. The difference bo ! tween these measurements, of eourse, shows the length of his body and head. '-There/' said the o'ttcef, after the reporter had sub j?uteri himself to the measuring loeoss, "you are sixty nine and five eighth inches tall, your legs are t orty-three and live eighth inches i ng?pretty good legs?and that leaves a length of body thirty-six indies. That's very good, above ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 May 1885

VOLUME IV ACCOMAC 0 EL, VA., SATURDAY, MAY 30 1885._;_NUMBER 47 PUBLISHED EVICKY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and Friitor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year.SI 00 1 14 six months. GO 5 " one year. 5 On 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.SI 00 i 1 ?* three " . 1 ~.s 1 " one year. 7 50 t?"l\utos for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli cation. G8TA cross mark on your paper indi- j cat es that your subscription h;is expired, j or is duo. and you are respectfully solic-1 ed to renew or remit. ^"Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York. I Philadelphia or Boston, can reach more ,' truckers and farmers through the col- j umns of The ?xtekpkise than in any other war. John J. Gunter. John W. O. lllfickstone. GUNTER & BLACKSTONE, .4 TTQRNE YS-A T-LA TF, A ceo mack C. II., Ya., j j ?will ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 May 1885

aix?.mal' c Ol'in-UOUSE. va. SATURDAY, May 30, 1SS5: Entered at the rostollice at Acconiae C II., Va., jis second-class matter. The evidence of the Common? wealth in the Cluverius case has Im en heard and though circumstan? tial, points to Cluverius as the mur? derer ot -Miss Madison. It is in proof, that he was with Miss Madi? son on the 13th of March, the day that she was murdered, notwith? standing the fact that he denied having seen her since September last: that, a key was found at the place where she was murdered, which belonged probably to Cluver? ius, that certain scars were seen on his hand the day after the mur? der which Cluverius could not ac? count for and are believed to have buen received by him in the death struggle made by his victim, that a note was received by him from her on the day of her minder, showing that ho had made au appointment with her on that day. These and many facts connect Cluverius with the crime, entirely circumstantial, it is true, but so conclus...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 May 1885

CIRCULATION 178 ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY. May 30, 18S5 t&" A cross-marK on your paper, liefere tZ&" your name, made with pen and ink, fej?" indicates that your subscription has t&T expired, or is due, and you are re (&T spect fully solicited to remit or rt K$* new. LOCAL NEWS. Circuit court commences next Monday. Mr. Wm.T.Conqnest, Jr., of Phila? delphia, is the guest of friends in our town. Dr. James H. Parker of Balti? more, now stopping with friends in our town, favored us with a visit on Thursday. Valuable real estate near Fair Oaks, la-longing to Geo. W. Nock, Esq., will be sold by his attorney Mr. A. T. Johnson, on the I'Uthday of June. Mrs. Sallie R. Fisher, a most es? timable lady, widow of the late Thomas B. Fisher, died at Frank town, Northampton couuty, last Saturday, aged 74 years. Burkman, the nun derer of Capt. Melsou of this county, will have an? other trial at Tappabannock, on the second Tuesday ot the June ter...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 May 1885

Country Boys. Country lads often feel thai their lot is :< liartl one: they see eity bred youngsters on their travels anil their sprees at the age of fourteen: veritable young gentleman with a exterior, a cigar ami euuo. The young farmer at the same ?ige finds himself with a hoe in his hand, and a cheap straw hat on his head, sweating among the hills of eonr. lie is frequently envious of his eity brother, whisking past,him in the ears, with kid gloves, deli rate ringlets and plenty of money in his pocket. Mind your corn boy?hoe it out clcati, keep steadily to the labor ymi have in hand; do it well, and in tune your good days will come too. If you find farming is not suited to your strength or to your circuit! stances; if you like mechanism bet tor, of have a capacity tor business whatever, eventually you have be? gun right. The city blades have liegun wrong; and in due time you will see it. Their fathers and moth? ers will in the end see it too. Do not feel envious of the...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 6 June 1885

Volume iv accomac c.~h., va., Saturday, jtjne g isss. ? ntjmberIs FVBLISnBD every saturday AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno. W.Edmonds, Owntr and Kill tor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year.81 00 1 " six months. 60 5 " one year. 5 00 ana" a copy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year.?10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Ad>ertlslu? Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion.SI 00 1 " three '* . 1 75 1 " one year. 7 50 STRates for larger -advertissTsumts for a longer time made known on appli? cation. cST.V cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due, and you are respectfully solic ed to renew or remit. (grCommission men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia or Boston, can reach more truckers and farmers through the col? umns of The Enterprise than in any other war. Joliu J. Gunter. John W. Q. Blucfcutono. GUNTER & BLACKSTONE, ATTORSE YS-A T-LA W, accom ack C. II., Va., will practice in...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 6 June 1885

ff?p? <Lrntrrprisr. ACCUM AU COUKT-UOUSE. V A. SATURDAY, JUKE <>, ISS5: Entered at 1 lie r?st?fl'ce at Accomac C? 11., Va.. :is second-class matter. Tlie (?M adage Mint "a dying man will entell at straw*' has its verili cation in the Mnhowe official of to day. Now as they begin to realize the fact, that their services will Ic no longer needed, they indulge t! e hope horn of despair that a Ke publican Senate will refuse to con linn all of the appointments made by the President in this State to succeed Republican officials whose terms had not expired. Such is Miwfr love for the loaves and fishes lor which they sold themselves 1 hat they profess to believe that the Republican party can af? ford to continue to damn itself, by their retention in office. Despite tlie.'fast that they contributed so large'y to the defeat of the Repub? lican party in the last presidential campaign, they profess lo believe t!;:11 republicans are fools enough to continue to hol...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 6 June 1885

?UJJ m 111... i I i... 1111 ACCOMAO COURT-HOUSE. VA. SATURDAY. JUNE 0. ISS5 t&" A eross-marK on your paper, licrore (ST your name, maxie with pen and ink, 6sfP Indicates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are re t^." spectrally solicited to remit or re K?V new. LOCAL NEWS. Thequarantinestatidri at Cape Charles was opened Monday. Mr. II. M Dunne, the new Supt.,of X. Y. I'. R. R. was in our town last Moiidav. A water party is advertised to come off at Flag Pond on I'oconioke, next Thursday. Master .lohn Grinnalds of Temper anceville, has been engaged as clerk by Mr. C. 1>. Lilliston of our town The farm of Mr. Oliver II Taylor, near Oak Hall, has recently been sold by Browne, Jacobs & Co, rval estate agents Children's day at Leemont M. P] church will lie observed Sunday, June 7th, and not on Tuesday. June "th, as I announced by mistake last week Mr. A. F. Mears has been appointed postmaster at Muddy Creek this coun? ty, vice If. W...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 6 June 1885

Mow J. Ifllkcs Booth Looked. Ben. Porley Poore says in remi niscences, published in the Boston Und get: John VVilkes Booth was. when he committed his grout crime, 27 years of age. lie had, played stock parts at Washington aud other southern and western cities, where he had given unmistakable evidence of genuine dramatic tal? ent He had, added to his native genius the advantage of a voice musically lull and rich; a face al? most classic in outline; features highly intellectual; a piercing, black rye, capable of expressing the fiercest and the tehderest passion and emotion, and a commanding figure aud impressive stage address. ]:i his transitions from the quiet and reflective passages of a part to tierce and violent, outbreaks of :i passion, his sudden and i in petti ou< manner had in it something of that electrical force and power which made the elder Booth so celebrated, and called up afresh to the memory of men of the last generation the presenco, voice and iiiiinuor cd'...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 13 June 1885

VOLUME IV _ACCOM AC C. H? VA., SATURDAY, JUNE 13 1885. NUMBER 49 PUBLISnED" EVERY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and Ktfltor. Subscription Ratos 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.$10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion.SI 00 1 " three " . 1 75 1 41 one year. 7 50 ??S"Rates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. Ca5"A cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic ed to renew or remit. ^"Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia or Boston, can reach more truckers and farmers through the col? umns of The Enterprise than in any other way. FLETCIIFE & PARKA MORE, Attorney s-a t-L a w Accomac C. H., Va. One member of this firm will visit Chiticoteague the Monday before every ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 13 June 1885

ACCCMAC COLllT-nOUSE. VA SATURDAY, Juke 13, 1SS5: i!-??:?! - Entered at the Postotlice at Accomac C, H.; Va.. as second-class matter. D will be remembered that some weeks ago at a meeting of the Grand Army of the Republic in Baltimore Confederate Veterans were invired to participate with them. Some of the Ultras of the former organization strenuously ob jc-ied?so much so that some of the members feared the old G?nfed erafes would be insulted. A na? tional (with a big2?) encampment is :<? be held at Fairmomit Park, Philadelphia, to which the old Confederates have been invited.? Lithographs have been struck off re] resenting '"Union and Confed ? rate soldiers drawn up iu the same line aud saluting a Union and Con? federate general, who are riding side by side. The letters C. S. A. arc conspicuous on the belts of the Confederates." These have given great offense. One banker, who im doubt '?fit, bled and died for his country" by substitute while he rubbed it by contract, stor...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 13 June 1885

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA.: SATURDAY. Jink 13, 18S5 LOCAL NEWS. Tlie summer schedule of the Eastern Shore Steamboat Company will be found in smother column. For the latest styles, best (its and low? est' prices in dressmaking, call on Miss Jcm.ie A. Johnson, Lceinont. Mr. "William Conquest and Miss Maggie Savage were married at Tem peranceville last Sunday by Key. M. Cldham. Mr. and Mrs. George L. Mooro, of Crisiirld, Md.. returned to their home on SiU.uixl.iy, after a short visit to friends in the county. A fair will be held at Sanfonl Metho dist church, Messongo on the 4th of Ju? ly. Addresses will 1? dcliveicd by prom nent speakers on the occasion. Misses Nannie and Marianna TT5g gins of our town, left for Middletown, "West Virginia hist Monday, to at rend the Normal school located there. Ready-made clothing, for men, l<oys and youths, suitable for all purposes from a work to a marriage suit can be j bad at Mr. D. If. Johnson's store, &ee moot at a very low p...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 13 June 1885

Remarkable Presence of Mind. There were half-a-dozen old fel? lows sir ting on the bench in a pub lie park talking upon various sub? jects, and finally they begnu to toll stories as to wonderful feats and presence of mind they bad witness? ed. One old gentleman told of build? ing-of a mill in York State, where a number of upright posts had to be put. in about six feet of water, with the end resting on the rocky bottom. In lowering one of these posts, the end became entangled in the coat-tail of a man in a boat, who was steadying it, and took him t<> the bottom; but before he could get untangled, he was pinned fast linder nearly six foot of water. "With wonderful presence of mind," said the story teller, "ho slip ed out of his coat and came up. His coat remained under the post." A lean lank-looking follow had been listening came up. saying.? ??That's remarkable incident, but nothing to what I saw in .Milwaukee Hay about thirty years ago-" '.What was it?" Tell!''...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 20 June 1885

rUKLTSIIKD KV ERY SATURDAY AT A CCO MAC C. H.. If A. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner mid llili tor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year.SI 00 1 " six months. 60 5 " one year. 5 00 and a copy for six mouths 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.SI 00 1 'l three " . 1 75 1 " one year. 7 50 tgTUates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. " &jS"\Y cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic- j ed to renew or remit. (^"Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia or Boston, can reach more truckers and farmers through the col-1 umns of Tub EXTEUfUlSE than in any other war. FLETCHER & FAKRAMORE," attorney S a t-L a W Accomac C. H., Va. One member of this firm will visit Chincoteague the Monday before every county court, and remain there two days. ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 20 June 1885

acccmac coubt-iiouse. va. SATURDAY1, Jr>E 20, 1S85: Filtered at Ihr Postoflice at Accomae C. II.. Ya.. as seeond-cl?ss matter. The political parties in Virginia are now preparing for the battle, wb:eh comes oil' in November. Del i-gafes are being selected daily to attend the conventions which meet in Richmond in July to nominate candidates lor Governor, Lieut. Governor and Attorney General.? The Mahonc-Eepnblicnns meeting on the 19th of July, will have their Candidates eailier in the field, and of course, only those will be nomi? nated, who are acceptable to the Ross. Blair, Elam of the Whig and John S. Wise, havo been prominently mentioned as candi da'es for Governor and one of them will probably be nominated. 1: is immaterial with us, which of I hem finds favor with the Boss and receives the nomination?with eith? er of them the same evils of Ma ]*oi:eism confronts us, and cautions us if we would avert those evils to aei wisely iu selecting our cnndi da<es in ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 20 June 1885

ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE. VA.: SATURDAY. June 20, 1885 U3T A cross-marK on your paper, before I (GST your name, made with pen ami ink, j CS" indicates that your subscription lias expired, or is due; and you are re spectfuUy solicited to remit or re CsT new. LOCAL NEWS. Work has begun on a handsome resi? dence to be erected in our town by Mr. L. Floyd Nock, attorney. A picnic was given at the ?'Folly-'' on | Thursday, by the officers of Drumniond town Methodist Sunday School. Spencer Parker, committed to jail a ' few days ago for an attempt at suicide on railroad, is now an inmate of our I alms house. Mr. G. A. Fox, of Wachapii ague.has associated with Inm in the mercantile business, bis brother, Mr. Juo Fox. Youne meu so active and enterprising connot fail to receive their share of the public iKitrouage. In a match-game of baseball between ? *babv nines'* of Onnucock and Drum- ; mondtown, at Onancoek on last Satur? day, the infants, who represented the Shire town, came out second best b...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 20 June 1885

No Tears, no Trust. Said a bluff old gentleman, an oflicer of one of the railroads run? ning into Cliicat'o: "Once in New York City a party of us sat in a box at the theatre '-Hazel Kirkc" was the play. None of us bad ever seen it. 1 shed a tear or two quiet? ly and unobserved, but rough old Gen. MeKae cried like a baby. Ho was president of a Georgia railroad then, and in New York on business. He was a regular martinet m is his profession, stern and unrelenting. He was an old bachelor, too. and so fat as is known never had ten? der feelings towards woman or kin. He had lived a life solitary and ab? solute! v unsentimental. We were all surprised to see such emotion iu such ;? man, but none of us said anything except voung George?, of Atlanta. He laughed at the old general'S weakuess. -Can yon witness such a scene as that with dry eyes?" inquired the general with all his old sterness of manner of speech. -Why of course [ can. I could laugh at it even as I laugh at you. "3e? here Georg...

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