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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 2 November 1889

VOLUME IX ACCOMAC c7 ?., VA. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 1839 NUMBER "18 L. FLOYD NOCK, ATTORNEY-AT-LAW AND NOTARY PUBLIC, ? accomack C. 11., Va., will practice m all courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to ail business. _ iO'.n. i. Ouuter. John W. o. BlueliBt??? G?NTER & BLACKSTONE, A TTQRXE YS-A T-LA W, Accomack C. II.. Va., will practice in the Courts of AccomacX j and Northampton counties._ GEO. F. PARBAM?RE, Attorn ey-at-Law, Accomack C. H., Va. Prompt attention Riven to all busi? ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all the courtsof Acco- j muc and Northampton counties._ JAMES H. FLETCHER, JR., a.ttorney-at-law. ' Accomac C. FT., Va. Will uractice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. Will visit Jenkins' Bridge second Saturday tn~ftve:y month to sec psrtiea who wish his services professionally. ?pshur B. Quinby Thng. B. Quinby QUINBY & QUINBY, Attounkys at-Law, Offices?Accomac C. II., and Onancock. P. O. Address?Onancock, Va. Telegr...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 2 November 1889

I^ninsu? Enterprise. ACOUMAU ?OUBT-IIOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. 2, 1SS9. r.utered at the Postotlice at Accomac C 11..Vs.. as second-class matter. foh govkknor, PHIL; W. McKINNEY, of Prince Edward. For Lieu t.-G over nor, J. H?GE TYLER, of JPnlaski. For attorney-General, It. TAYLOR SCOTT, of Fauquier. For Senate. J. W. G. BLACKSTOXE. For House of Delegates. DR. J. B. PRO0WATER, S. S. W1LKIXS. The eves of all the continent sre on \ irginin. The friends of liber? ty and free government in every State are looking with bre-atbless expectation to see what will be the result of the. gre?t political battle that is to be fought next Tuesday in the Old Dominion, and which is to decide whether this grand old Commonwealth is still to be kept in safe und honest hands,or wheth? er she is to be handed over to Ma bone and his black cohorts to be humiliated and disgraced for the next four years. Mnhor.e is en gaged in a life nnd-death struggle and be is fighting wirb all the des {?ernte energy of a man...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 2 November 1889

flmmsuia (irmcrprist ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. 2, 1SS9. Jchn W. Edmonds, Editcr and Cwner. PROHIBITION PARTY. People's Ttckkt. For Goyebnoe, THOMAS E. TAYLOR, of Loudouu. For Lieut.-G overnor, MAJ. W. J. SHELBORNK, of Montgomery. For attorney-General, REV. JAMES P. McTEER, of Wythc. For Senate, G. GOOD. JOINES, For House of Delegates, JOHN S. TYLER, GEO. B- MASON. l/CCAL MEWS. 'The Board of Supervisor? meets Fri? day. November 15th. Mr. .las. II. Fletcher will speak at Hawks Nest to nicht in the interest of the Democratic ticket. Prof. F. 1* Brent will address the voters of Accomac at New Church, this afternoon, and at Fair Oaks, next Monday eight. Ihn. Gilraor S. Kendall and Mr. M. Olidivin Jr.. will speak to the voters at Wachapreague city, ibis afternoon, 3 p. m. Miles & Wigton advertise in this is tue. 'J hey Irave just received Stock of new goods which they .weedingcheap. Call on them e^>^^rTnd often m^^raiul jury convened ou Monif.v and hau not adjourned at...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 2 November 1889

First Stroke for the New Tal mage Tabernacle. ADDRESS BY THE FAMOUS PASTOR Brooklyn, Oct. 23.?Today took place the breaking ground ceremony for the new Brooklyn Tabernacle, ou Clinton street, one of the most beauti? ful streets in America. Crowds gath? ered in and around the yard where the ceremony was observed, aud neighboring pastors took part in the services. The Rev. T. De AVitt T.il mage, D. D., made the following ad? dress: That begins right which begins with God. That begins wrong which begins -rilhout him. From first cut of spade till last ring of trowel, from deepesi foundation stone to highest pinnacle, from this hour, when standing uuder the cloudy rafters, and amid the il? lumined walls of God's first temple? the world, to the hour when the people shall gather for dedication services under the roof of the new Brooklyn Tabernacle, we want to put all under the divine diroction. "In the begin? ning," says the opening passage of the best of books, as though to impress all ag...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 9 November 1889

VOLUME IX ACCOMAC C. H., VA. SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9. ISM) NUMBER I!) L. FLOYD NOCK, A.TTORNKY-AT-LAW AND NOTARY PUBLIC, ao00ma0k C. n., Va., will practice in (ill courts of Accomac rrj Northampton counties. Prompt attention lo au business._ ?x*?? /. On?usr. John W. O. Bl?ci???? GTJNTEE & BLACKSTONE, ATTOKSE YS-A T-LA IV, Accoitxcx C H., V?., will practice in the "Courts of Acooraack and Northampton countfe?._ GEO. F. PARP.j MORE, attorn ey-a.t-la w, Accomack C. H.. Va. Prompt attention given to all buii ness'placed in hi* hands. , Will practice in all the court*of Acoe mxc aud N"orUiaraptoru;o^ntie8_._ JAMES hTELETChER, JR., a t t o r n e y - a t - l a w . | Accomac C. IL, Va. Will practice in the courts of Accomac j and Northampton countiea. Will visit Jenkins' Bridge second Satuiday in every ino:ith to see partiea Khowisii his services professionally. ?pshur B. Quinby Thos. B. Quinby QUIN BY & QUINBY, Attokskys at-Law, Omers? Accomac C. H.,and Onanco?k. P. O. Address?Onancoc...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 9 November 1889

accomac court-house, va ? m ? SATURDAY, NOV. 9, ISS9. 1 ? . - -- - -! Entered at the PostofllCe at Accomac C lt.. Va.. us second-class matter. Virgin in Democratic by 50,000 majority ami the returns indicate I hut even these figures do not measure up to the full extent of our victoiy. \Ye pity the Virgin ian who is not made happy by the glad tidings. Northampton county almost Democratic! Republican majority in our sister comity reduced Irom MO to 114 votes. We cougratu lare our Democratic brer-hern in the sister county for the glorious tight made by r.hem. Who will care for Billy now? Offi ces can no longer be promised by him to hisfollowers.aiid boodle will no longer be furnished him to dis? pense to the fait lift)]?and it will nor b?. long before lie will be de? spised and rejected of all men. Accomac heads the Democratic] column with a majority of 1374.' Sector circulars defaming her Press j and candidates, rewards which were promised fn the ?hape of of? fices and tbp boodle whic...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 9 November 1889

ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. 9, 18S9. John W.Edmonds,Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. TIip Board of Supervisors meets Fri? day, November l-Vh, A notice of interest to surveyors of roads is published in this issue. The sloop Gilbert II. Farfington, 12.44 tons, can l>e bought cheap. She is ?v in ?ood order ai d ready for work. Ap? ply to Red S. Hine, Cherrystone wharf, Va._ Mr. "Wesley A. Bloxom is having* bands tue hotel erected at Locustville, which wiTl be ready for his < ccupancy ai d i he accommodation of the public in December. Hopkins & Uro., have Just received a large-cargo of North Carolina shingles which they aie ?Hering very cheap. They also keep coal coi stantly on hand for sale at bottom prices. Mr. B. J. Parker liai ness maker, has resumed business at his old ?tand, Onancoek, and the patronage of bis eld customers is respectfully iuvittd. See advertisement next issue. Bev. D. S. Toy, who is now conduct? ing a meeting at Leemont Baptist Church, will prea...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 9 November 1889

ANOTHCn DISCOVERY. A Cincinnati Physician Say* That Ruouin? tihiu Is Caused by Bacilli. Medical discoveries are just uow the popular fad. While Dr. Brown-Sequard's plan to pru'.Ong life is creating such a sensa? tion, a Cincinnati physician has one which will tend to tnake life more agreeable to thousaut? of sufferers. Only those who buve been afflicted can tell the agonies of a rheumatic at? tack, aud especially oneof longstand? ing. Dr. Barnsfatbcr, of 4G2 West Eighth street, a highly reputable physician, himself a victim for six vears of tho dread disease, has probed tho myste? ries surrounding its cause. The doc? tor has been a great student of tho mi croscope, and many of the results of i bis researches have met with the most hearty indorsement by his profession? al brethren and have proved invalu? able to them. During all the long weeks bo was a sutlercr "he was continually at work to ascertain something that would aid him in relieving himself. One day last January, when he wa...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 16 November 1889

VOLUME IX ACCOMAC C. H., VA. SATURDAY, .NOVEMBER 16, 1839 NUMBER 20 L. FLOYD NOCK, ATTORNE Y-AT-L A W AND NOTARY PUBLIC, aocomaok 0. D., Va., will practice in all courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business. _ GEO. F. PARRAMORE, Attorn by- it-Law, Accomack C- H.. Va. Prompt attention Riven to all m?si ness placed in his hands. Will practice in all the courts of Acco? mac and Northampton comities._ JAMES H. FLETCHER, JR., attorney-at-law. accomac O H., Va. "Will practice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. i Will visit Jenkins' Bridge- second Saturday in every month to see parties who wish his services professionally. Upshu7B7Qui^by Thos. B. Quinby ( QUINBY & QUINBY, ATTORNEYS AT-LAW, Offices?Accomac C. II., and Onancock. P. O. Address?Onxncock, Va. Telegraphic Address? Tasley. Va. Practice in all courts on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Prompt attention to aU business. John Neelv Thos. W. Russell NEELY & RUSSELL, ?attorneys 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. — 16 November 1889

ACOOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. 10, 1SS9. fntered at tit* Pa<atofh*ce ar Accomac C t1..Va.. a> second-class matter. A pbangphas been made in 11>p snbpdide of the N. Y. P. A-N. R. R. ami thp mail service fhprehy rcn dered so abominable, so far as the Eastern Shor<? of Virginia is con p.r rned.fhat the railroad authorities themselves even seem ashamed of it and have.not reported the change tn thp newspapers of the Peninsu? la, at leapt not to ihe editor of the FNTEnrniSK to the end that the t:me-table advertised therein for the eonvenience of the pnldic, miglit be corrected. Evidently tlipy are either ashamed of the gross injnstiedone usby t he change made in the delivery of our mails or have concluded Hint any infor? mation ten.lpred ns in respect, to I th'p piPPP?t sprvipo would be but adding insult ?o injury. The infor? mation wifheld through tbp usual channels, for whatever reason, has not however blinded us to the fact or reeonrded ns to the injustice of a dela...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 16 November 1889

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. IG, 1SS9. John W. Edmonds, Editor and Owner. LOCAL NEWS. The Storps hi Oiuneock will hp dosed on TlauksgivhjS Dry. Thursday. No Trmber2Sih 1SS9. Mr. George K. Jacobs has bs?n ap? pointed by .ludee Neale as land assessor for the county of Northampton. The annual sermon or the Virginia j Conference this year was prcai bed at Richmon.i. "Wednesday night, by Rev. W. F. Robins, of Accomac. Read the quotations of low priced goods made vou in this issue by Messrs. Ceo. II. Read & Co., enterprising merchants of Read's wharf, Va. Prof F. P. Brent :mdvwife. Onan? cock, left by rail f?r Portsmouth, last Monday, to attend the funeral of Mrs. E. F. EHiS' ii. sister of Mrs. Brent. Dr. J. E. Bred water and Capt. Frank T. Roggs represent Accomac in Confer eneeof M. E. Church, South, which couvened at Richmond, last Wodnes day. The sloop Gilbert IT. Farrington, lti.44 tons, can be bought cheap. She is in good order and ready for work. Ap plv to tieo. S. II ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 16 November 1889

ODDS AND ENDS. The population of Berlin has reach? ed a million and a half. In the past six months there were ISO births in Norristown, and 163 of these were females. After Oct. 1 the French soldier's pay was 27 centimes a day, or a little over 5 cents. It is reported that the Marquis Carlo Ginori, of Florence, has bought the island of Monte Cristo, and will build a bouse worthy of its associations. "An early winter I" exclaimed an "oldest inhabitant" who was given to romancing. "Pooh! I've seen six weeks of snow in tbo month of No? vember 1" Tho secret service officers of the United States treasury last year arrest? ed -137 persons, most of whom were in sonic way connected with counterfeit? ing or the passiug of counterfeit money. A flock of wild geese became be? came bewildered by Morgantowu's dazzling gaslights the other night about 1U o'clock, and alighted in the river near the suspension bridge, where they raised a great commotion for n short time. The Pan-American delegates wi...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 23 November 1889

VOLUME IX ACCOMAOC. H., VA. SATURDAY,: NOVEMBER 23. 1889 NUMBER 21 L. FLOYD NOCK, ATTORNEY-AT-LAW AND NOTARY PUBLIC, AOCO?AOK C. Ii., VA., will practice in all courts of Accomae luid Northampton counties. Prompt attention to all business._ GEO. F. PARRAMORE, Attorn ky-it-Law, . Aceoniack C. K.. Va. Prompt attention given to *il busi? ness placed in Iiis hands. ( Will practice in all the courts of Acco? mae and N ortbaraptou counties^_ JAMES H. FLETCHER, JR., ITTOBNSY-AT-LATf. AncOMAC C. Hi, Va. Will practice in the courts of Acoomnc and Northampton counties. Will visit Jenkins1 Uridge socond Saturday in every month to se? parties ?who Wish his services professionally. Upshur f>. Quiiibv Thoi. 15. Quinby, QUINBY & QUINBY, ATTOKJfKYS AT-i.AW, Offices?Accomae 0. II., and Onancock. P. O. Address?Onancock, V?. Tele<rauhic Address? Taster. Va. Practice in all courts or. the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Prompt attention to all business. J?hn Neelv Thos. W. Bussell NE ELY & RUSS...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 23 November 1889

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY. NOV. 23, 1S89. Kntered at the I'ostoflice at Aecoroac C 11.. Va.. as second-class matter. The correctness of the charge marie by us in our lust issue.of ihe In? justice done to ?he prople of Ac comae in the delivery of their mails, incident to the late change in the schedule of the N. Y. P. & N. R. R- hss been abundantly verified by nd vices received from every port of onr county. We then entered onr protest against the delay of five hours in the deliv? ery ?f our mails, and charged as unjust Ihe discrimination made in favor of onr Maryland reighbors. Now. we are in possession of infor motion regarding onr mails since the new schedule went into effect, which enables us with more em phasiS, to reiterate our charge of injustice and In Ihe name of the people to demand a change, if they, have any rights, which the rail? road authorities are bound to re? spect. The facts speak for them? selves. The communication from Wnchaprragne, tells us a tale of ...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Virginia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula enterprise. — 23 November 1889

ACCOMAC" COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. 23, ISS& John W. Edmonds, Editcr and Owner,' Delinquent lands for year 1SS8 are ad vertisofljvy the Treitsurer of Acconiac, in this issue. The stores in Oiuncock will herinsed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, No? vHiiber2S h. 1SS9. Pundick is selling beef as low as ever and fat-backs still lower by the keg. TheN. Y. r.&N R. R. Co.. have decided, it Is reported, io ballast their track with either stone or shell. Come to court next Monday and In ing us the dollar you owe us. "We wmit it to meet our expenses ai d MUST HAVE IT. Mrs. Nelson Guthrie and Miss Nettie Wiaibroti&h have opened a dress mak? ing establishment on North Ptreet. Oimncock. The patronage of the pub? lic is cordially invited. Mrs. O. D. Douehty. runpoteague, is home from theciiy with a full line of millinery gocd<. The attention of the puHic is respectful1;- invited totht* fact. ?1 d a call by her old and new customers is hereby coidially extended. Savage & Mels...

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 November 1889

CDDS (KD ENDS. The anti-trust law in Missouri is to bo rigorously enforced by the state au? thorities. In the lord mayor's show at London on Nov. fl among the lifo savers marched, in full equality of achieve? ment, the dog that recently rescued at Bochdule three little children from a burning house. The smallest size solitaire diamond ring was produced in New York last week. The ornament could not be passed over an ordinary pencil, and was made for a museum freak in Harlem. A hermit, whoso previous history is unknown, not even his name, has for :i long time occupied alternately as a sleeping place, a couple of caves in the inclosed grounds of the Hermitage, on the south side of Edinburgh. It is not generally known that there arc in existence some very spirited ballads by Lord Macau lay which, in accordance with tho author's wish, have never been pyblishod. The best of them relates the story of Bosworth licld. John Armbruster, of Grafton, W. Va.. determined on suicide, took poi? son,...

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 November 1889

t^^^^ ^\ , j ^^^^^^^^^^^ ^^ '^i 1^ II % jl "^^^^^ '' VOLUME IX ACCOMACC. H., VA. SATURDAf, NOVEMBEB 30. H*9 NUMBERS^ L. FLOYD NOCK, ATTORNEY-AT-LA \V AND NOTARY PUBLIC, ACCOMACK C. Hi, VA., will practice in all courts of Accoinac ami Northampton, counties. Prompt attention to all business._ GEO. F. PARR AM OHE, Attorn ky-4.t-Law, Accotnack C. Va. Prompt attention given to all busi? ness placed in hi* bands. Will practice iu all the courts of Acco mac and Northampton counties. _ jam BS FL- ELETCH KR, JR., a t '1' o r n k y - a t - l a w . ACCOM.AC C. H., YA. Will practice in the courts of Accomac and Northampton counties. Will visit Jenkins1 Bridge second Saturday in every month to sev parties Who wish hi* sei vices professionally. ?pshur B. Qulnliy Tims. Iii QnlnbyJ QUIN BY & QOTNBY, ATPORNKYS AT-TiAW. Offices?Accomae C. 11., and Onancock. P O. Address?Onancock, Va. Teleniat.liic Address? Tasley, Vs. Practice in all courts on the Eastern Shore of Virginia. Prompt attention to al...

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 November 1889

AUCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. 30, ISS9. KuteiedI at the Postoflice sit Aecomac C U..Va..as second-class matter. The New York, Philadelphia aud Norfolk Railroad mail trains con? tinue lo inn. in utter disregard of the wishes ?>f our people, whom the authorities representing them con? tracted to serve. Protests against the wrong thereby done to us mid demands tor ;i change, with an unanimity almost without a dis? senting voice, seem to be matters of no concern to them. That a Peninsula of 40.000 inhabitants has i-ny rights which they are bound to respect, of course, has ??' occui nd to ihem. That the right of way, with a liberality utmost; un psirailed, was for ihe most part given to them and the fact that the inilrond is self sustaining onlj, through tlie patronage it reeeiv? s from our people, according to their notions of justice, evidently enti? tles us U) no consideration. Deaf a.> they seem to be to all our en treaties sind antagonizing as they do our must ?acred ...

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 November 1889

A.OUOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, NOV. 30, 18S0. LOCAL NEWS. The next meet ire of Hoard of Suppr -vi*or? will be oil Wednesday, December 16th. .Miss Eunice White. Metnmpkiiv, was the pucst of Mrs. S. C. Mclson, Acco mac C. II.. lie i?st week. The steamer Maggie was taken off the line of the Eastern Shore Stesm "boat Co.. for tiie winter, on yesterday. Special attention is invited to tli, advertisement of Mr. A. W. Lillislon. -which appears in th:s issue. He is pie- J pared to offer you bargains. ! The Peninsula Mutual Belief Asao-j elation, advertised elsewhere in our columns, is commenntd to all parties who wish to insure tlieir l.ves. S. 3\. Martin & Co.. Hoffman wharf, (ffcr tl.eir stock of carriages at a re? duction of 10 per cent, as tliey wish to dispose of them lefoie 1st of.lamnny. Bev. John A. Barker, late missionary to Brazil, will preach in Orummonrt t'>wn Baptist church to morrow morning and at Hollies, in afternoon of same day. He will receive and probably ac? c...

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 November 1889

ODDS AND ENDS. The Hartford (Conn.) Courant has entered upon its 120'tli year. Ex-Congressman Stephen F. Wil? son, of Wellsboro. Pa., has built for himself a granite tomb in shape of a log cabin. A New York paper is wrestling with the problem, hitherto unsolved, why fat men evince stieb a remarkable fondness for baseball games. At Plant City, Fla., there has been found what seems to be a half orange with a smooth skin and a half lemon with a rough skin, the latter being a little larger, growing together us oue fruiL The vote iu Massachusetts was very heavy. More than twenty-live tons of paper were used in printing the ballots. Sibcri? is commonly regarded as a region of ice and cold; but in summer time it is about as hot a country as there is on tho face of ttie giobe. There are 115,810 newspapers and periodicals in the United Stales, a gain of SOU in twelve months, and of 7.10G in ten years. There have be^n two springs discov? ered in Bram well, W. Va., which are only about fifteen...

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