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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 18 December 1886

VOLUME VI ^CC?M?C 0. IL, VA.", SATURDAY,|)ECEMBER 18 1886.: NTJMBEE 24 PUBLISHED EVEUY SATURDAY AT AC CO US AC C. H.. VA. Jno.W. Edmonds, On cor and Editor. ? 'Subscrlptioa Rata?. 1 Copy, one year ?1 00 1 " BJX months 60 5 " one year . 5 On and a copy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year 810 00 and a free copy to the sender. Alvartlsiaj Eatcs.' 1 Inch, one insertion . . $ 7-S 1 three . Y2? 1 " one year ... 7 50 635" Kates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. BSTCireuIation larger than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shoie of Vir ginfa eomh'fifd. ? 8?TA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that your subscription has expired, ! or is due. and you are respectfully Bolic- j ed to renew or remit . G?TConimission men or business men of any class in Baltimore. New York, j Philadelphia. Boston. Norfolk or Rich-1 numd. can reach, more truckers and J fanners through the columns of Thk ; I nti:i:i'i:isk than In any other way...

Publication Title: Peninsula Enterprise
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 18 December 1886

Hcn?isttl? (fcntrrprisc. AlC?MAG CGl'l.T-IIOl SE. VA .'Ir.tdCtl at the l^stoflTe at Acpomac C. Ii.. V:i.. ns seeowl-elassmatter. VA ln'H the Knights of Labor vis ited Kirhmond sr.mo weeks ngo,ibe people oft'-nt city objected in a co'bied brotler r< cupying a proini np'it scat in one of their t beau es. At oopc a howl wenl up among the '?bloody shirt wavers"'of the -"Norfli aid the oppression of the' poor negro" by the Soufhem people, fnruisi ol an over ready and ein ipic t theme for the drfamers of (be South. Sinei? then, colored brethren, members of the "William Mo> i! Garrison Post,in deference to a So< p.l sentiment, were refused ad missfisn to *eats in the better parts of :i Brooklyn theatre. The fact, therefore, not only confronts us that She color line is drawn also in the North but Gen. Horatio 0. King, of New York and others as set: -that the. further one goes Nor?ii the stronger he finds this prejudice." There is no doubt but that the color ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 18 December 1886

p?iit Enterprise, ACCOMA? COURT-HOUSE, VrA SATURDAY. December IS, 1886. LOCAL NEWS. Bikini r?f Supervisors meet next Mon? day. IVccmbrr 20th inst. D. II. Johnson. I^>n>nnt. has arrived home with a tine and large assortment of Christmas g ods, toys and fancy ar? ticles, suitable for Chi ist inns presents. A-meeting of the members of Ocean Lodge. No. 1 l?. will be held at their hall i ?. \vaehapreague City, on Saturday. I Xmas. day, at 1 p. m. A full attendance! is requested. There is probable no large city on tliis I continent where living can be had so cheaply as at Baltimore. The terms at the -Malibv House''fully demon? strate that fact. On and after December 20th, D. II. Johnson. I.eemont, will close or: overcoats at cost, also men's and hoy's clothing at greatly reduced prices. All goods will be sold low at his place of business during the Christmas holidays. The line o-stcrs which were presented to the ladies of AccoumcC. II , for the bazar, and so much Com...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 18 December 1886

A Wonderful lljrnin ami its Author. Mr. Sau key, at ono of Iiis meet? ings in England, related the follow? ing incident: At a gathering in the West End of London, the Rev. C. Malan. found himself seated hy a young lady. In the course of con? versation ho linked her if she was a Christian. She turned upon him some wha t sharply and said,uThat's a subject 1 doift euro to have dis? cussed here (his evening." -'Well," mid Dr. Mnhiii with much sweet? ness of manner, ul will not. persist in speaking of it, but 1 shall pray l bat yon may give your heart to . .Diri^t and become a usefu worker for II im." They met again, and . ihis lime the young lady approach? ed i he minister with marked courtesy and said, "The question you put to me the oilier evening bat remained with me ever since, and given me much trouble. I have been tr\ing in everyway to lind Christ, and cannot, and I come to you ro ask you Uo help me, aud lam sorry for the way in which I previ? ously spoke to you." -Mr. Mai an re p...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 25 December 1886

VOLUME VI ACCOMAC 0. H., VA.. SATTJBl^^^^^^^^l^ PUBLISHED kykky SATURDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H.. If A. Jno.W. Edmonds. Owner mil Editor. ' ?Snbscrlptlon Rates. 1 Copy, one year ?1 ?0 1 " six months 60 5 " one year . 5 00 anrl a crvoy for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year $10 00 and a fn>e copy to the sender. AdYsrtistng Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . $ T? 1 three " . 1 25 1 " one year .. 7 50 t&"T{ates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli? cation. ?^Circulation k?rrr than all the pa? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia comb.ned. "|?5*A cros.s mark on your paper infli catesthat 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 Kich lnond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The F.xtkki'kise than in any other;wav. T. C. PARR AM ORE &...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 25 December 1886

ftaiiisnls (liufrjpe. -accumac cdUKT-iiorwi, va ^.SATURDAY, December 25,18S0 rutered at theTostrfl'cV at Accdmac C Tl.. Va.; as secoud-clnssmatter. ?Pu-sideiit Cleveland, with his usual obstinacy and utter disregard of the wishes of the voters who | elected Iihii lo otlice, has again sent in the name of James C. Matthews, colored, lo I he Senate, for con firm a tion as Recorder of Deeds for the Dish act of Columbia. With a per verseness, which savors of stupid? ity, he has in this instance, even ae enmpnuied ihe nomination with a pathetic appeal for the appoint? ment of .Matthews. Iu (hat appeal, he informs the Senate that he be lieves that Ihepievious nomination of Matthews, bad been rejected principally on the ground that he was not a resident of Waslungtou, thereby showing an cbtiiscuess truly characteristic of him. Have not the people of Washington the rigid to object to the appointment lo a local eflice of a man, .who' is distasteful to them, and knowing that fact, should not t...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 25 December 1886

$)n?nsu!;t Cnfcqrdst ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY.December 2r>, issfi. C=v?' A oross-marK <>n your paper, net ore rF-1'* vour mime '"ade witli i>cn and ink, indicates tivit your sub?criptibii has es*" expired, or is due, au?, you are re? it?;" speetfully solicited to remit or re ?w" new. LCC?L NEWS. Mr. Major Ri'yfielrl lias been sent to tin- asylumn at Willimusburg. County Court mxt Monday. Come and bring us the collar you owe us for a Christmas present. The tern s of the Maliby House are made ti? suit the times. First-class ac commodations id surprisingly low rates. A n eny C'liMstmas to all our read e>"s. and an esj>ecialiy hapi-y New Y?ar to ;-li tho&e who are in arrears to us and pay b fore that day. Mr. Edwaid Bloxom an industrious' farmer and worthy citizen died at his home near WoO ibeiry. on Sunday, 10th inst., of typhoid-plieuuioiiia. aged about ?U yems. It is reported at the time we go to pr...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 25 December 1886

Varieties. Did yon over Reo a man with a diamond collar button that did not think t hat neckties were going out of fashion? "You never have much to say to the ladies, Mr. Smilax?how is that?" "Well, I never have time? thev have so much to say to me." When Georgiani was there, she said suddenly one day. after long quiet: "Mama, where do the to days go when lliey sret to bo vester diys?" '?Do you think I'm a simpleton, sir?" thundered a fiery Scotch laird to bis new footman. ''You see, sir, replied the canny Scot, "I'm no' lang here, and I dinna ken yet." A l.'dy wished a seat. A portly, handsome gentleman brought one and seated the lady. -Oh.'you're a jew M," said she. "Oh no," he re plied. -lI am a jeweller; 1 have just set the jewel." "Now come and tell me, dearie, what was the most interesting 'thing in the sermon this morning." "Wir. mamma, it was whero the minis'-.r told about somebody's raking somebody else 'apart;'but he did not tell why it was done, or how be was put together...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 January 1887

VOLUME VI ACCOMAC C. R, VA., SATURDAY; JANUARY 8, 1387. NUMBER 27 PUBLIsnKD every SATURDAY AT ACCOMAC C. H., VA. no:W. Edmonds, Oiracr and Edtt*r. I 'Subscription Rates Copy, one year . $1 00 " six months 60 " one year . 5 00 and a copy for sir months free to the one sending club. ) copies, one year $10 00 and a free copy to the sender. Advertising Rates. Inch, one insertion . $ TR " three ?? . -1 25 " one year .. 7 50 . $2""Rates for larger advertisements iji a longer time made known on an iioni; i&%~rC?~ ulationJarger thar ias pi? pers publisncVotf-?astefn Shore of Vir ririia combined. egTA cross mark on your paper indi? cates that yonr subscription has expired, or is due, and you are respectfully solic ed to renew or remit. ^Commission men or "business men of anv class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia. Boston. Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Enterprise than in any other=wav. Parksley Station, HereVe are fresh a...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 January 1887

a ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE. VA SATURDAY, january 8, 1SS7 frittered at the Post office at Accomac C 11.. A'a., as secoud-elass matter. In resuming our editorial duties, we oxlend to all our readers, hearty best wishes lor their success and happiness during the New Year.? In common with the rest of man kind, we ofeonrse too, "have turn ed over a new leaf," under the in fluences which the season inspires, aud ou it so far at least, we hope naught bus been written, which is not fraught with kindness lor all. At least we have enough charity at its beginning to think kindly of everyone and .shall hope that it will-so constrain us that ''naught will be set down in malice" against anyone until its close. .Of course the year like all others, will brfovn .... . ?' wuh it its vici&sitml^s_(f CiUV$ he shadows will fall we Ts-now knov^ but to those to whom adverse fare may come, may they be prepared to- meet it and behind ivory clone find the "silvery lining," which speedily will make gla...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 January 1887

ACCOMAC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY, JANUARY 3, 13S7 ?"55" A cross-mriri\ on your paper, before yonr name, 'oade ?with pen and ink, g?r indicates tnnt your subscription has EgT expired, or is "due. anu you are re &r spectfuUy solicited to remit or re (BT new. LOCAL WEWS. r Mrs. R. E. Benson, of Hadlock, Nor? thampton, mother of Mr. R. F. Waul of the Enterprise office has made her home in our town. A meeting of Fidelity Lodge. A. O. I U W., is calleil for next Monday night, 7 p. m. A full attendance of the mem? bers Is requested. In making your new year resolves, let one of them be to pay your subscrip? tion promptly and let hot the machina ti?n&.'of the evil one cause you*jto for? get it. The charges at the Maltby house.Bal timore, are surprisingly low for the ac? commodations furnished. It is located j in the business centre, and especially adapted to merchants and planters. Our compositors who have been taking holiday of late, were a little slow in re? turning...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 8 January 1887

CHRISTMAS, When Instituted and How Honored?] Its Carols and Traditions. Few ceremonies of modern times | have so remote an original as the! keeping of Christmas. In many instances it has partefl^wide from the object of its establishment, but in all instances it has had many pleasing features. Christmas ta ide has becomo ns frequent and un ique as the story of mythology. Poetry has been evoked to add to tho zest and importance of tho solemnity, until all Christian na tions have their volumes of Christ? inas enrols. Tho most amusing and quaint lore that can be found, refers to the celebration of Christ? mas. It is not to be regretted that the conceits respecting tho day have been.so numerous, that the occasion has proven so prolific a source of humors. They only serve to establish tho importance of a holiday of some kind, and prove that relaxation from toil conduces to play ot the fancy. The Mass of (Christ-mas) is at? tributed to Pope Telespborns who died A.D. 13S. It was not only a ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 January 1887

VOLUME VI ICC?M??G. H., VA., SATURDAf, JANUARY 15, L88T. NUMBER 28 rUULISUKD EVERY SATURDAY AT A CCO MAC C. H., If A. Jno.W. Edmonds, Owner and KdUor. ! rsubscription Rates. 1 Copy, one year $1 00 1 il six months CO 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. AdrartlBlns Rates. 1 Inch, one insertion . $ T5 1 ?? three " . 1 25 1 " one year .. 7 50 GSTRates for larger advertisements for a. longer time made known on appli? cation. ^?Circulation larger than ?11 tha pi? pers published on Eastern Shore of Vir? ginia combined. 63TA 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. (iTCoinmission men orbumness men of any class in Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia. Boston, Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Ekterprise than in any other;wav. T. C. PARRAMOKE &am...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 January 1887

fjti?nsiilit <?ntcrprist. ACGOMAO COUKT-IJOUSE, VA SATURDAY, .Ta?VAKY l?, 1SS7 riutered at tlie Postofiice at Aeeom?c C lt.. Va.; as second-class matter. A telegram received at 5 P. M. Friday, at this office, is to the effect hat Clnvenus was hung at 1 o'clock, without a confession." Several hundred stevedores, mostly negroes in the employ of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad, incited by a fellow named Kelly.of New Ycrk,a nicmhorof the Knights of Labor, struck for higher wages at Newport News, last Monday and requested an answer from C(d. Brc niond, the general agent ol the Chesapeake & Ohio by twelve o'clock on Tuesday, Being inform? ed by Col. PocnionU ihnt he had no authorpy. to increase fheir wages, on Tuesday at 2 o'clock, 300 ne? groes armed with clubs and pieces of boards assembled upon the docks, and forcing 'open doors of pier No. 2, attacked the hands who were at work and began to pillage; Among their articles of plunder was a barrel of whis...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 January 1887

Voiing Girls Without Fortune. An aiticle headed 'Here's a Chance,' set mo to thinking how much a young girl or debutante without income had to be thankful for. A New York paper furnishes an interesting list of debutantes in that city who arc on the market, with the cash value of each girl set after her name; as wc do the rec? ord of trotting horses in this fa moos Blue-grass section. There is an idea generally prevalent that wealth is the surest means of se? curing happiness, and that the two arc'synonymous; without it no one can be miserable. Hut 1 call to mind the troubles of one rieh de? butante?one of the few very rich American girls with large estates :md revenues all in her own right. She was confiding to me some of In i doubles. She was in love, de |>ly, darkly, tragically; there w; .< r. passionate cry tor a love that w< lud answer to that which had so strangely grown within her heart. Her Komeo was branded as a for tune hunter, paying court ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 15 January 1887

ACCOM AC COURT-HOUSE, VA SATURDAY; JANUARY 15, 1S87 es? A cross-marrc on your paper, oofore r: S* your name, made with pen and ink. " Indicates mat your subscription has t:->" expired, or is due, am, you are rc IST spectfully solicited to remit or re new. LOCAL S^EWS. Mrs. M. A. Gibbons, of our town.who I lias beeu quite ill for several days is now convalescent. Mrs. Ella Hickman, of our town re? turned home this -week from a long vis? it to friends in Indiana. Richard Corbitt, lodged in jail last ?week for dredging unlawfully has been Ixiiled by-Cript; II. L. Crockett. Notice of the dissolution of the firm of Fosque ?fc Boggs, Onaucock a.id of the new firm of Geo. B. Fosque & Co., ap-' peal's in this issue. Benjamin T. Melson, will represent Lodge Xo. 1, A. 0. U. W., as delegate in the Grand Lodge which meets at Pocomoke City in February. Stephen Gobi has purchased the in? terest of Mr. 1?. J. Mason in firm of Major and lt. J. Mason, at Bloxom's station. The ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 January 1887

VOLUME VI "?OCOMAC-oTh., va., sattjrda^JANTJABY 22, ISST. NUMBER 99 rt'dlisitki) every saturday A^ACCOMAC C. H., VA. Jno. W.Edmonds, OvM*r and Editor. ! !3ubscrlptioa Rates. 1 Copy, one year 81 00 1 " six months 00 5 " one year . 5 00 and a cony for six months free to the one sending club. 10 copies, one year ?10 00 and a free copy to the sender. AdTartisins Kates. 1 Inch, one insertion ? . S 75 1 " tliree '* . 1 25 1 11 one year .. 7 50 i}.$"l\ates for larger advertisements for a longer time made known on appli ^"Circulation larger vhan all f/^pa pers published on Eastern Shpre'?f Vir? ginia combined. ?TA cross mark on your paper indi catcsthat your subscription has expired, or is due. and you are respectfully solic e-1 to ri'new or remit. ?TCommission men or business men of any class in Baltimore. New York. Philadelphia. Boston. Norfolk or Rich? mond, can reach more truckers and farmers through the columns of The Exteri'UTSE than in any other, way. T. C. PARK am ORE & ...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 January 1887

A CC< MAC (. Ol'lU-llOl SE, VA SATURDAY, ?UAity22, 1SS7 I'll lered ::i the PosltuVipe ;il Accomae C 1!.. Va..as secoiul-classmatter. A correspondence whioh recently appeared in 1 lit* Richmond Dis? patch shows what an intangible Illing the Slate debt of Virginia is. I! has been funded and read? justed and otherwise muddled to such ;in extent that it seems to be beyond the reach of human com? prehension. It has been the cause of so mneli unhappy strife, and in sc: rmniy ways been so dellimental fn her liest interests thutfewcaro to know other than (he means of ridding Ibomsolves id' it. With l . re exceptions,men of ever;.- shade oi political opinion wit h wonderful unanimity; considering how widely they once differed, do not consider tin1 question how they arc to pay any portion of it, but. the best way out of 1ho. difli(5iiIty. In other words, the question is not now how they shall pay. I>ur. how they shall repu? diate it. To the average Vireininn i is ftn mat...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 January 1887

ifi?iMla Enterprise. ACCOMAC COUKT-HO?SE, VA SATURDAY. January 23, 1SS7 S??" A oross-marK on your paper, bet?re your name, made with pen and ink, ??>"' indicates tnat your subscription Ikv* tST expired, or is due. anu you are re ti-jS" spec'fully solicited to remit or re 83?" new. LOCAL NEWS. Kent & "VVilsomParkslev station,want ^Of) turkeys. SSS geese, 777 chickens and 6(& dozen eggs at highest market prices. Hopkins ? Pro., Onancock, have for sale Cleveland tirst and best peas (seal bag*), Peruvian guano, potato bed glass % Amy Hack, colored, died near Crad dockville,last week, aged 107 years.? Her death was hastened by a fall a few days before. Cards are out for the marriage of John ]5. lIand\\of Maryland, to Miss Eliza_ L. Anr^J^?formerly of this county, on Tn^N^^January 27th inst. ^\ ?? Yutj l&vwbu.Y-at .bottom prices^ at Hopkins A; 13ro., Onancock, cypress lumber for potato bed frames, best and earliest varieties of garden seeds, ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Peninsula Enterprise — 22 January 1887

Home Life in the Country. Too many of our farmers' homes are merely so in name. They are1 not homes?only places to stay.? j Do not t hink ivo are insinuating that you must rush right off and spend *!.<)(!() in buying new furni? ture, carpets and an organ. Not at all. One of the "homoyest" places weever saw wasono thai was eniiieiy innocent ot any extrava gnuee in that lino. Three hundred dollars would have covered the cost of all the furniture in the bouse; but i! was a place we always en? joyed visiting. The bead of the family was always jolly and ready to take a hand in a game, and his nine children, always hearty and full id'inn, did not care tobe out in the evenings. The girls did .-ow? ing and knittiugns they grew old enough, and t he boys were often '?making something:"' but no eve ning passed that some one did not have something to read to the oth ers an ancdole or story?some (hing to instruct. Kill the main secret of tbeir happiness, if il was a ?eercf, lay in the...

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