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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 the Courts of 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. — 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 hold fast to client, to ti ...

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

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

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

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

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
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!'' exclaim? ed nil...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
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. Prompt attention...

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

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

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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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...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1885

VOLUME IV ACCOMAC C. EL, VA., SATURDAY, JUNE 2T 1885. NUMBER 51 I'UHLISIIKD EVEttY SATlTttDAY AT ACOOMAC C. H., VA. ' Jno.W. Edmonds, Oivticr un?l Editor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year.SI 00 1 "" six mouths. 60 5 " one year. 5 00 ami a copy for six mouths free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year.$10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, ono insertion.SI 00 1 ** three '* . 1 75 1 " one year. 7 50 ?STRates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. 6?'A cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic-, e l to renew or remit. ?STGommission 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 Tui? ExTKuriasE than in any otlier wav. FLETCllEK & PAKKAMORK, ; A T T O R S E Y S-A T-L A W Accomac C Em Ya. One member of this firm will visit Ohineoteague the. Monday b...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1885

accomac COUBT-ITOUSE, va. SATURDAY, ?Itjke 27, 1SS5: Entemi at thu Postoflice at Acconiiie C. II.. Va.. as second-class mutter. The kidglove ami rloss-silk meth <>(1 now so very prevalent with ju rics in minder eases has been beau? tifully exemplified in the Rnrkman e:ise. Three rimes convicted of murder in the first degree, and each time escaping through legal tech? nicalities, be is at last convicted of murder in the second degree, and gets eighteen years in the peniten? tiary; when pleading guilty to mur? der in the second degree, in the ease of the negro be receives eight? een years more. "We felicitate his jury. They bave saved the life of a double murderer of the most fiend jsb character, and burdened the State with the support of a felon for thirty-six years when she should have paid only for a gallows, coffin am! grave. Yet, they might have dune worse?we all remember De ,l:i! nette and Martin whose "iusan i \ " was discovered only after their terrible deeds of blood we...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1885

IJntinsuiii (Enterprise. accomac; COURT-house, VA.': SATU?I>A\\ J?Ki? 27.1S85 - LOCAL NEWS. Call at Lilliston's, Accomac C. IT., if yoa wish to buy cheap millinery goods. Fourth of July excursions are adver? tised over the Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia Railroad at reduced rates. An advertisement of the Eastern Shore Agricultural Fair will appear in the next issue of Tue EXTEia'UISK. Mr.D.A. Dunton, a well known and worthy citizen of Northampton, died at bis horn* near Bayvicw, hist Monday, aged Gl years. The diV?iBing and furniture of Mr. Teackle Txtjlor, near Mappsville, was accidentally burned last Monday morn? ing. His loss is about $500. Browne, Jacob & Co , have sold a part of the faim belonging to Mr. Win. J. Mapp, near Belle Haven, lo Phila? delphia parties for five thousand dollars. The firm of J. A. Tatetn & Co.. Phil? adelphia, i?as recently established a branch commission house in New York under the style of J. W. Godwin & Co. Mr. L. W. Childrey will be ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 27 June 1885

Bivouac in a German Camp. Hurrying forward, I reached our biv uiae just as the troop was fall? ing in for the evening prayer, al? though no tattoo had been beaten there, we being too near the ene? my, and the music might have be trayed onr whereabouts. Quietly our little force moved up in front of the tires, the guard standing to their aims. -Halt! Rieht, euch!" und they stood there motionless in ? nesolid.dark block, relieved strong against the bright light of I he fire*, niid columns of smoke and sparks rising almost; straight upward to I he black heavens. Out of the darkness came a shortword of com mantl, "Caps off for prayer!" ami in solemn silence, with uncovered heads, the rough soldiers rendered thanks to the Almighty for His mercies. Lighted candles, stuck in h ?trles or fastened to rough hewn blocks of wood, were gleaming brightly on the plain pine boards of the improvised table nnd?r the mess tent, when, the men having been dismissed, the officers sat <i"\v!i for an hou...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 4 July 1885

rUItLIStTED EVERY SATURDAY AT A CCO hi AC C H.. VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and Krtiror. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year.$1 00 \ u six months. no 5 " om* year. 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one sending cluh. 10 copies, one year.810 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising; Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion.SI 00 1 * " three '* . 1 7-5 1 '* one year. 7 50 rgjTRates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. fc$"A cross mark on your paper indi catesthat your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic ed to renew or remit. ?TCommisskm men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York. Philadelphia or Boston, can reach more trucker's; and farmers through the col? umns o"f The ExxEurniSE than in any otiier wav.. FLETCHER & PARR A MORE, ; A TTO R N E Y Si T-L A W Accoinac C II., Ya. One member of this firm will visit ChiuCbrcague the Monday before; every county court, and remain there two days. Prompt attenti...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 4 July 1885

fniiiisuk Enterprise. ACCCMAC COURT-HOUSE. V\. SATURDAY, July 4, lSS?: Rntered at the Postofflce at Aceomac (\ II.. Va.. as second-class matter. The aunonncement made a few dn\s ago, that Major Baker P. Lee had been appointed Collector of Customs of Yorktown, Virginia was received with pleasure throughout the length and breadth of our State. The eminent fitness of the man, by reason of his ability, lofty character and distinguished services to his State, was recog? nized by every friend of the ad? ministration throughout her hor? de! s. who had given the appoint? ment a moment's thought. We It I hat in him we had a man in t-vi ry respect suited to the place for which he had been chosen and that pleasure was enhanced by the faet.that t hro' his appointment. Vir gi11in was rid of another of those miserable creatures, who acknowl i dging Mahone as master, ever stand ready at his bidding to do his dii ry work. But ere thr cougratu Iations, which the peculiar fitness of the man for the p...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 4 July 1885

IVninsuui (tntcr?dsc. ACCOMAO COURT-HOUSE, VA.: SATURDAY. July 4, ISS5 LOCAL NEWS. A beach party-given toy the Drummond town Jolly Club last Tuesday, was cue of the most delightful events of the sea sou. Miss Lewis, daughter of Judge Lewis of our Court of Appeals and a very in- j teresting and attractive young lady, is: visiting friends in Onancock. The steamer Cape Claudes disabled List wiek by the breaking of a part of her machiihry. Las received the neces sasy repairs and is again on the line. The mail contract to carry the mails ; from Cape Charles City to Norfolk has I ecu awaulid to the New Yoik, Phila? delphia ..v. 2s or folk Railroad Company. A special grand jury will be empan nelled at the July term of our County Court to consider indictments prepared in eases of Samuel Taylor and others. Mrs. Susan M, Bowdoin. mother of Dr. Jno. R. Bowdoin, of this county, died at Easville, Northampton county on Saturday. 27th day of June, aged 60 years. Mr. Walter D. Lewis, as executor of...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 4 July 1885

The- Angel and the Flowers. An angel onee asked the Father if he might leave Heaven for a day and go down to earth to visit the lloweis and lords and little children, lor you must know that no other earthly things please the angels of Heaven as do the flowers, the birds and the little children. 'Yes,'said the Father, 'you may go down to earth, but be sure and slay no longer l hau a day; and when you come back to Heaven bring me l he loveliest tlower that you can lind that 1 may transplant it in my gar? den and love it. for its beauty and fragrance. Cherish it tenderly that no harm may befall it.' Then the angel went down to the earth, and lie came to a beautiful rose hush upon which bloomed a rose lovelier and more fragrant than any of her kind. ?Heyday, sweet rose.' said the an gei 'how proudly you hold up your bead lor the winds to kiss.' 'Ay, that I do,' replied the rose, blushing, albeit she enjoyed the Hat lory, -i Jut I do not care foi 1 hese idle zephyrs nor for the wan ton s...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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