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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 September 1886

VOLUME VI ACCOMAC C. H., VA., SATURDAY! SEPTEMBER 4 L886. NUMBER "9 ruiSLISIIED KVJBUY SATTTUDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Onnvr ami Kill tor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year SI 00 l " six mouths 60 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months froe to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year $10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . 8 75 1 three ?? . 1 25 1 '* one year .. 7 50 ig^Rates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli cation. SgTCirculation larger than all the pa pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir- i ginia combined. ^?TA 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. Boston. Norfolk or Bich- j ninnd, can reach more truckers and \ farmers through the columns of The Enteiu'IUSE than in any ot her wav. j T. C. PARRAMOllE &...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 September 1886

?Jk_ _ ?? ? ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE^ V A. SATURDAY, SEPT- 4, 188ft Kiiteml at thepostolTice at Ac?>runc C. II.. Ya.. as secoiubclass ihattur. FOR CONGRESS. FIRST DISTRICT, EON. THOMAS CEOXTON, Of Essex. At 9.50 P. M. on Tuesday night, a secies of earth waves struck the Atlantic coast, reaching afc far "West as Chicago. It was most dis? astrous at Charleston. S. C. The soeues there were those of terror. 'Jo day the city is in gloom, and all bnsiness suspended. More than 100 people have been killed, and many booses were thrown dowu.? To add to the appalling state of af? fairs, fires brokeontin five differ? ent sections of the city. People rushed by thousands from their houses, frantic with fear, and the air was filled with cries of agony and stippbcat;on. u O my God, help us!" "Save us!" "? God!" rang out incessantly. The people have abandoned their houses and are living out in the streets in tents, All the telegraph lines, and rail? road Hues are closed, and commu? nication w...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 September 1886

ACCOM AO CQTJKT-HOpSE, VA SATURDAY. SEPT. i, 1886: ?ST A Cfbss-marK on your paper, net ore t3T your name, -Made with pen and ink. tKT Indicates tnat your subscription has egT expired, or is due-, am, you are re tf^ spectfully solicited to remit or re new. LOCAL NEWS. Mrs. Pt. I?. C. Kellam of our town is visiting friends in Washington. Mr. .Tolm W*. Cillett is now at Bed? ford Springs, Pennsylvania for his health. Mr. .lohn D. Grant, or Richmond, is home on a short visit to friends and re? lations in Ac.eouiac. A nice will .come off at Metempkni Bench on next Saturday between the skills of Thos. E. Parks and John Ross for a purse of $20. Mr. H. W. Dunne. Superintendent of Hie. X. Y. P. & X. R. K. and Mr. R. B. Cook. General passenger and freight Agent; attended our Fair. Capt. Geo. G. Savage, collector of eastoms has received orders from the ?Treasury Department 10 remove his of iice from Easiville to Cape Charles City. A festival will be held at Episcopal Chinch in Pung...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 4 September 1886

How Women Go to Sleep. There is an article going the rounds entitled "flow the Girls go to sleep." The manner in which Hiev go to sleep, according to the article, can't hold a candle to the way a married woman goes to sleep. Instead of thinking what she should have attended to before go? ing to bed. she thinks of it after wind, While sho is revolving these matters in her mind, and while snugly tucked up in bed, the old man is .scratching his head in front ??f the fire and wondering how he will pay the next mouth's rent.? ? uldeuly she exclaims: Ms roes, did yon lock the door?"' '?Which door?"says James. "The cellar door," says she. "No," says James. '?Well, you had better go down am', lock it, for I heard someone in the buck yard hist night." Accordingly James paddles down th? staiis and locks the door.? Ab nit the time James returns aud is going to bed she remarks: "Did you shut the stair-door?" "No." says James. 4: Well, if it is not shut the eat will get up into the chamber." "Le...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 9 October 1886

VOLUME VI ACCOMAC C. H, VA., SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9 1886. NUMBER 14 PURMSITED EVERY SATURDAY at accomac c. h., va. Jno.W. Edmonds. Owner atml Krtitor. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 u six months t>0 5 11 one year . 5 CO 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 Kates. 1 Inch, one insertion . S 75 1 " three ?? . 1 25 1 ki one year .. 7 50 (STIlates for larger advertisements - a longer time made known on appli? cation. (^Circulation larger than all the ha? pere published on Kastern Shore of Vir1 ginia combined. (?3TA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, j or is due. and yon are respectfully solid-1 c! to renfiw or remit. SsiTCommissioii men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia; Boston; Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach ni ne truckers and farmers through the columns of Tuk I Enterprise than in any other wav. ! T. C. PA...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 9 October 1886

flnmisulit enterprise.1 ACUOMAC UOUKT-KO?SE. VA. SATURDAY. OCTOBER !), 1SSC: ? nd'ii'fl :;t OwvPostoHicr at Acoomac C Ii.. \"a.. as sece-wl-class matter. ECK CON CK ESS. FJBST DISTRICT, HON. THOMAS CKOXTON, Of Essex. ?Judge Garrison publishes a lengthy letter iu the Ficderieks l?mg Star last week,in which after making an elaborate statement of the difficulty between Mr. Oroxton sind himself, he winds up by saying: "This, however, is a mere persoual mutter between .. Mr. Croxton and myself. <TJUstre is nothing political in ^^tnd I do not desire any man 23So*fake up my personal quarrels." Just so, and Mr. Croxlon as the democratic standard bearer should receive the undivided and cut hash astic support of his party. ""Whilethe Republican Conven? tion at Tappahaunock was waiting for the report on the committee on resolutions and platiorm, T. C Walker, (colored.) of Gloucester, in ivsponse to frequent calls address ed the Convention. During the course of his remarks he hoped a...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 9 October 1886

AOOOMAO COtMT-H OUSE. VA. SATURDAY. OCTOBER 9, 18S6: LOCAL NEWS. Freeman, Lloyd, Mason & Dryden, reply to American Fish Guano Co., til this issue. See editorial page; Mr. Sonlhey L. Gofiigou of Wacha preaeue had a narrow escape from suffo? cation ny ens. at a hotel in Baltimore this week. Kent & Wilson Paiksley are st ill sei ling a sack of salt containing 4 bushels for SI 50 to winch the attention of cus? tomers Is especially invited. Rev. C. D. Crawley, pastor, author' ize?* the annoimci tnent that the M. E. Church, South. Powell ton will lie dedi? cated on Sunday, the 17th inst. A revival meeting is now iu nroirress at Methodist church iu Drummondtowu ?eonducfeil by R v. J. W. Carroll, aud live persons have been converted. ? W. S. Dickinson & Son, Pocomokc city, Maryland, have again replenished their stock with a complete line of goods, and invite purchasers to call and see the barcains they can now offer. Mrs. Margaret Waters a very estam. abl...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 9 October 1886

Medical lastinet i? Animals. Animals get rid of their parasi tes by using dust, mud, clay, etc.? Those suffering from fever restrict their diet, keep quiet, seek dark, airy places, drink water and some? times plunge into it. When a dog lias lnst its appetite it eats that species of grass known as dog's grass, which acts as an emetic and a purgative. Cats al-o cat grass. Sheep and cows, when ill, seek out ?cihiiii herbs. An animal suffer? ing from chronic rheumatism ?1 ways keep as far us possible in the Miii. The warrior ants have regu? larly organized ambulances; Latieilie rut the antenna: of the inn and othernntscame ;u.dcovered the wounded parts with a transpa lent fluid secreted in their mouths. ]f a i-himpnnzcc is wounded it st ops its bleeding by placing its hand on the wound or dressing-it with grass and leaves. When an animal has :i wounded leg or aim hanging on it completes the amputation by moans of its teeth. A dog, on be? ing strng on the muzzle by a viper, was observed ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 16 October 1886

VOLUME VI A^C0M^"c7I?v^ 1886. NUMBER 15 rUBMSUED every saturday AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner null Editor. Subscription Rates 1 Copy, one year 81 00 1 14 six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for six months free to the one sendimr club. 10 copies, o le year $10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . 8 75 1 three . 1 2-"> 1 " one year .. 7 50 e^Rates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ?rCirculation larser than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore Of -V?H gima combined. GgS*A cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, or is due, and you are respectfully solic ed to renew of remit. (^Commission men or business men of any class in Baltimore, New York. Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Iticb mond, can reach more truckers and fanners through the columns of The Entkkjckisk tliau in any other way. T. C. PA BRA MORE & SON, Attorney r-A t-...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 16 October 1886

ACCUM AC CUUItT-lIOtSE. VA SA TU KD A Y. OCTOBER 10, lSSfi: I Kuteied at Ihr Post office at Accoinac ('? FI.. Va.". as second-class matter. FOB CONGRESS. FIRST DISTRICT} HON. THOMAS OEOXTON, Of Essex. The editor of the Free Lance, wilh his natural propensity for arriving at raise coin Insioiuymppo [ses there must bofsomiibingwrong [in Accoinac, "else there would bo bio necessity for the appeals which \re being made to the voters."? to relieve onr contemporary of his Solicitnde in the matter, we beg leave to assure him that the Dem? ocrats of Accomac, conscious of ,their ^reat_ .strength, sometimes. gfow apathetic, bnt never unpatri? otic?not even when seeds of dis? sension are attempted to be sown in their ranks by tbe specious pleas which are being made by him, through the Free Lance in the in terest of Republicanism. They need only to be reminded of their | duty to do it?hence our appeals. In theprcSeut contest yon either vote the'Democratieor Republican ticket. No other choice is...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 16 October 1886

ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY. OCTOBER 1G,ISS6: LOCAL NEWS. Mr. Wm. C. IImII, Aeoomnok C. II- now occupies Iiis new store wit Ji a full line of new and cheap goods. Mr. \Vtu. T. Conquest:, son and daughter, of Philadelphia, were guests of Mr. and Mrs. Win. H. B. Costis on Thursday last. The ''Diummondfown Jolly Club" through us acknowledges with thanks, an invitation to a dance at Frederick, Md., Friday, October 15th. T?te & Mason, Leeinont have re? turned from tlie city with a large and choice line of goods,bought for cash, and the public is invited to call and see them. Mr. C. B. Lilliston, Accomac C. IT., advertises great bargains iu our issue of to day. The ladies are requested not to read the an? nouncement. Jno. McClelland, a native of Ire? land, employed as a laborer by Mr. Oswald J. Adams, near Accomac C. II.. died Friday. 8th iust., of ty? phoid fever, ?ged 40 years. The Teni])eranceville M. E. Ghnrch, South, will be dedicated on Sunday October31st inst. Th...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 16 October 1886

01? Party Names. A correspondent of tho Louis? ville Courier Journal, who wanted to know the names of the political parties in this country at the close of the revolution, and how the Democratic part- came by itsname, is answered in the following very correct aud satisfactory way by tharnewspaper: he Colonial parties of America were called whigs or lories. But these have batdlya place in Amer? ican .poliiics, since men then were whigs or lories simply been Use their fat hers were, or because they had been such prior to their etui gration. It was during the pas sage of I he stamp act that Ameri? can parties began to take sh:<pe, and I lie names whig or torv to mark definite antagonisms. The whigs were the patriot.-- the lories owed their living to the erown, or had something to expect from it.? When the war closed, the whigs, of coarse, were greatly in ex?ess, the toricsbecoming extinct. When the question of establishing the Union presented itself, one classoi the whigs he...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 October 1886

VOLUME VI n fl VA ?ATDB&ir??roMM 18S6. FURI.ISHKD EVERY KATTJKDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner ni?t M?or. Subscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year SI 00 1 " six months 60 5 kl one year . 5 00' and a copy for six months free to the j one sending club. 10 copies, one year 810 00 j and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . S 1 " three . 1 25 1 11 one year .. 7 50 ?STRates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. WCirculation laraer than all the pa- j pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. t?TA 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. Posten, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Entkupkise than in any other wav. T. C. PA?RAMORB & SON, A f TO It N...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 October 1886

ACCUM AC COt'KT-HOLSE. VA. SATURDAY. OCTOBER23,1886: K iteroil at Hip Fost office at. Accomac C 11.. Va.. as second-class matter. FOR CONGRESS. FIRST DISTRICT, HON. THOMAS OBOXTON, Of Essex. Wonderful arc the devices, by which Brown and his friends hope to win iu the coming contest! On the Western shore, we are>jnform? ed, at points where the Republi? cans preponderate, it is claimed for him that he is an old-time Re? publican?iu some parts of our c >nnty to catch votes, be is held up to the gaze of some credulous peo pl vas an independent Democrat.? At one place, it is reported that be says to t he colored i>eople. "elect me and. you will see if I am not as good a Republican as you are"?at another it is asserted by,or claimed iorhiin, that good Democrats need not fear to trust him. On Chinco. teaguc where the sale of liquors is unpopular, he is being run as op? posed to the sale ol the "ardent" and his claims there are being ad? vocated by Republica...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 October 1886

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY. OCTOBER 23,18S0: <K5" A cross-mark on your paper, bet?re t@" your name. made with pen and ink, ?-?T indicates tnat your subscription lias fr** oxnired. or is due. anu you are re l?^* specif ully solicited to remit or re new. LOCAL NEWS. V Xext Monday is county court day,and the rrgular grand jury term. Bundirk. Onancock keens constantly on hand fine grapes for sale by the pound or basket. For fine city beet", pork and mutton, call at Bundiek's,Onancock. He is also now ban Hing his fine celebrated fresh , pork sausage. Dr. B. N. Sledil of Richmond, will preach the dedicatory sei men of M. E. Churcli, South, Temp? ranceville, on Sunday, October 3lst. A first-class, "Sunday-go-to-meeting" pair of men's shoes can be bought at C. B. Lilliston's, Acjomac C. H., at $1.99. Call if you want a bargain. Mr. E. G. Po!k will be at Accomac C H . next Monday, with a full line of ready made clothing for men. boys and children?andjtoreceive your orders t...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 23 October 1886

Ilosrular Army Itccruits. The recruit ing oflice, on the south side of Pennsylvania avenue, near Tenth street, is not palatial in ap pear?nce, and thore is nothing about it to impress one with Uncle Sam's wealth, power or military renown, except the sight of blue coats and brass buttons. Outside of I ho doorway of the sliabby build? ing (luring business hours stands a private soldier on guard duty. At one side of Hie doorway is hung a poster embellished <it the top wjllt a cut of the American eagle, with out stretched wings, holdingin its beak a wreath of laurel. This vic? tor's crown, it is supposed, awaits J the recruit. Underneath this eagle the, letter text on the poster is very mnttcr-of tact. It announces that t'-iere are "wanted lor the United S ores army able bodied men be? tween the ayes of twenty-one and thirty-live years. Then it goes on t" prescribe physical requirements. No patriot less than five feet four inches high, and weighing less than 120 or more than ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 October 1886

VOLUME VI " ACCOM AC C. H~VA., SATUfiDjAY, OCTOBER 30 1886. NUMBER IT PUBLISHED EVEUY SATURDAY AT ACCOM AC C. H., VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner ami Kill for. Subscription Rates. 1 Tojiy. one year SI 00 1 six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 ami a cony lor six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year 830 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . ? 7* I ?? iliroe . 1 2-=> 1 14 one year - 7 50 QiTKates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. (?"Circulation lareer than all the pa? pers published on Esistern Shore of Vir gimn combined. 63?" A cross mark on your paper indi catesthat your subscription lias expired, or is due, and yon air respectfully solic ed 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 KnteiU-KISK than in any other wav. T. C. PA IUI AM ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 October 1886

|!nmisiilit (lEiitcrjjrisc. ACCUMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30,1886: Entered at Mie Tostollicc at A'cctanac C. II.. Va..as secouil-class matter. FOR CON CRESS. FIRST DISTRICT, HON. THOMAS CEOXTON, Ol Essex. In a political discussion sit Acco mac 0. H. hist Monday, between Mr. F. P. Brent and Mr. Browne, tlie Republican candidate for Con? gress, it was alleged by Air. Brent that the New York, Philadelphia and Norfolk Railroad Co., was be' ing converted into a political ma chine (o bolster up the waningpros pect? of the Republican candidate. A vigorous denial by Mr. Browne of the truth of the statement, was , met by positive proof that the sec lefajj of the superintendent of the Road,had approached Mr. Short, an agent at Bloxom's station with the request, accompanied with the intimation that he was expected to vote lor a>td use his .influence for Mr. Browne, if he expected the"fa >t?rs 1 bat followTawiiing." Authcn tic information lias nbo been re ceive...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 October 1886

ACCOMA? COURT-HOUSE, VA. SATURDAY. OCTOBER 30,1880; A eross-murK on your paper, before fgfl" your inline. ?viarte with pen and ink. Indicates tnat your subscription has c?*" expired, or is due. aim you are re? ts?" speetfuUy solicited to remit or re B?" new. LOCAL NEWS. Election (lay, next Tuesday. Euudick. Onancocfc keeps con-! Ptanflyon hand fine gripes for sale! by the pound or basket. Intelligence Ikss been received that. Mr. John \V. Ward, whose, serious illness is reported in auoth ; er column died yesterday. Dr. R. N. Sloddof Richniond.will j>reach the dedicatory sermon of AI. E. Church, South, Temperance ville, to morrow at 11 a. m. An interesting revival Is now in progress at Tempo ranee ville, con ducted by Rev. J. W. Carroll. On | Wednesday seven persons were converted. Mr. Thomas II. Kellam has open- j ed a first class eating house at Ac- j comae C. 11. He will in connection therewith, also have oysters served , at all boms. For tine city beef, pork and mut i ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 30 October 1886

Prescription for a Dyspeptic. General John A. Dix was at one time the unhappy victim of dyspep? sia. After seeking in vain for re lief, ho was at length led to consult the famous Dr. Abernethy. After listening impatiently to his story. Ahornet by interrupted him with these words: ?Sir, you are pretty far gone,nnd the wonder is that you are not gone oniirely. If you had consulted common sense instead of the medi eal faculty, you would probably have been well years ago. 1 can say nothing to /on excepting this: You must take regular exercise as much as yon can bear without fa tigue, as link' medicine ?8 possible, of 'lie simplest kind, and this only when absolutely necessary, and a modest quantity of plain food, of (be quality which you find by ex? perienced best agrees with you.? No man, not even a physician, can prescribe diet tor another. 'A stom? ach is a stomach,' ami it is impos? sible for any one to reason with safety from his own to that ot any other person. There are a few gen...

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