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   Burlington News, The (Newspaper) - November 2, 1910, Burlington, North Carolina                               r NORTH CAROLINA, NOVEMBER 2, 1910. NO 29. MISREPRESENTATION: Alamance County are Requested to Read the County County Finances. republicans aTeTdeceiving the people and misrepre- senting the county-finances-. "Below we give the exact fig- tttes and the county-indebtedness showing just what has been spent by the 'Republicans and the Democrats In 1905 the Democratic Bdard spent in 1906 the Democrats spent In 1908 the'Republicans spent v 1909 the Democrats came spent f. and spent into power again and These are the 'figures taken from the records and are Correct. Mill Operatives Protest Against Present HafJeL litnes. __ Carolina Mill Operatives and Employees" ,ihe Erwin. Cotton Mill at Cooleemee in Dav- 'ieCounty Who.HaveBeen a tojOthef A Have' Left Republican Party, as it is False to 'Workmgmetf, and That They Have Joined the Democratic as the Only Means of Securing alxd Justice. card has been issued by cotton mill give therea- '0 leave Bepublican and unite iDflthnr.ratic partyl< The- caxd is toother as jfollows: Butler Caught With tht n. r' Now about the county debt. The county is in debt J21.0QO. the Democrats camejinto'power in a debt of left by tEe Republican Board. On the first Monday after the Democratic Board wo--th accounts that" had been left ovef by the Republicans and Did You ;Him Graham, October ll[ Did you- neaFButfer say; thijE his hands .pure, clean and and that? paid the Democrats. On the ithird- Monday additional- bills jverjs had 1 live been'tvot- Mary Ann" had neVertdone anything fp: was you hear did appear as an in th Dakota North daroUna_iii tfie D.id you hear him admit that si to bring i llore expired as t Jbeea by the Republicans. QUITS DEMOCRATIC PARTY. Smith, living now in Graham comes out in a letter and declajes that he is the Democratic partyr and poses to vote the ticket.- x The funny thing about is that Mr Srnitlv thought It' essary to publish he has been a nearly ville to Graham v voting the xtickej: un- til he moved to Graham. Smith's letter is sitfiply a political dodge that will have no effect wherethe has. been known "750 of debts left over by the Republicans Take this from" the debt of the it will be seen that the '.Democrats' made of this debt and the Republicans of the debt. Besides this, the Democrats had' to pay inter- est on the county road bonds voted, by the people. If a better record, could be made by any party than the "above figures show 'was made by the Democrats, we don't jsec how it have been done, "these figures are absolutely correct and are taken from the official records, and cannot be disputed.______________ COUNTY VOLCHERS AT DISCOUNT In I90S when the Republicans were in power, county -vouchers were sold at 75 cents on the Can any be bought' to day for less than dollar for .dollar. bring them around and we will see if a purchaser cannot be found. The Sellars building on Street is beiag improved 'and new front put in anjfl will a candy' store, the from Durham. occupied by HE REPUBLICANIS PARTY NOT BLE LIFE LONG MEMBE n Not to Join a Party That Hal Imo ,.t f w yt. H otned BEV QUITS. r V iti', high of and to vote that Jr tickejti good times find frpm costly and bitter experience, since 1907, howerer, that such Uke thousands of others of our own and similiar pro- have been deceived, and we hereby de- cure our affiliation with 'thalb party at an end, wid will henceforth vote the Democratic, ticket, that in so, doing we are, under existing conditions in our State and Nation, taking the' right, proper and only reasonable course. Three four days work a week, with tEe cost of liv- r continually rising, is not the kind of 'pros- parity' the working people need, aad we, as'a result of this and kindred do 'hereby Md the Republican party a cheerful good-bye, since by its base acts and general insincerity it kfts driven us from its midst. Respectfully, October J. C. LENTZ, Night Watchman T. A. CLAMPIT, Cloth Room J. C. MITCHELL, Card Room I want no offic e'.'and.am lea., JMA of the News and Observer, and Tfii these wordsi s i j -t "When (Josephus Daniels) way. I am 52 years a life-long Eepublicanl'but the time has He that I was the attorney tot the 'Carpet" B Jf fe the Republican ticket. The Republican party has passed into the leadership of Bonds, he knew wellas'he knows belieye.is.unfit to be trusted, that Hon. John G. Carlisle was the attorney -frl those'fraudulent bonds and not me. Hejkjfeft if he didn't, he knows feow, tbatHhey tried to employ me to represent those Carpet Bag Bonds and Refused to be employed iod EuitheV J f told them that the Bonds were not Honest and I not only would not be Attorney, But would oppose any and who is ..__._ ted, a man whom men like Senator Lusk, Adams, s of other old-line Republicans denounce. I speak of Marion Butler, ican art in North Carolina. Marion Butler usedo nuke thmean- thousands of the Republican party in North Carolina. every attempt to Collect v Now, Voters of Alamance County, Butler knew that-moment that every word he was uttering to the honest people o'f this county was false and that he had sought to do the very thing that he declared at Graham he had never done and that he never would do. He tried to fool us. He tri- ed to take advantage of us. How? Here is his advertisement New York Evening Post, April 1905, which was in a double column advertisement. Stop, Look and Listen, and READ IT: ADVERTISEMENT THE COLLECTION OF STATE BONDS REPUDIATED IN WHOLE OR IN PART. The recent decision of the Supreme Court of the United States, entitled "South-Dakota vs North wherein the former. State secured a judgment against the latter on ten bonds, par value, amounting with interest to (which has just been paid) has greatly en- hanced the value of all other repudiated State bonds, because it has established the law and the procedure hy which they can be enforced. The undersigned committee, in 1901 pooled all of one issue of North Carolina bonds'and originated the plan by which the above successful results were brought about, and obtained a settlement for the individual bondholders, at a little iest than par, of their entire holdings of these bonds. This committee is now ready to proceed with the collection.of all other repudiated bonds of of each State. This committee has nb: coruiectioii with any other committee, and it knows that it alone is' in a avail itself of the benefits of the above mentioned decision. Those who desjre to enforce the collection of their bonds will deposit the same with the North American Trust 195 Broadway, New York City, and receive receipts therefor and a contract agreement under which the undersigned committee will undertake to eollsct the same.-' W. N. COLER CO. R. P PETTIGREW. D. L. RUSSELL. MARION BUTLER. Depositary, NORTH AMERICAN TRUST CO. 105 Broadway, New York City WHEELER H. PECKHAM, every class, Later Newr The above referred to advertisement of Marion Butler alsa appeared in both the New York Sun and the New York Times, in the issues of April 28th, 1905. listened io agaiust the Republican he was a Populist, and I haw about this matter for a long time, and the more I thought the more satisfied I became that the Re- publican party in North Carolina did not want to be a respectable party. That is, I mean the leaders of-the Republican party are willing to Marion Butler 'with all his bad past record to get control of the State, and I do not believe any old line Republican in Clevttj land county ought to vote for that holds Marion Butler up to the young men of North Caro- lina as the type of public man for them to follow. I would advise the young men of Cleveland county- to steer away from the Republican patty, for it offers no opportunity and is managed by bosses who do all the. thinking for the- party and eypwt you to do the voting. If I had my life to live over 1 would avoid contact with the Republican party in any form, for it does not deserve the support men who believe in good government. closing I want to say this, that I have been received with glad .hands by the Democrats wher- ever I have been, and any Republican that feels like I do about the Republican party will find a hear- ty welcome with the Democratic party. With best wishes for Democracy, I am, Very truly, October 24, 1910. M. L. BROWN, No. 5 Township. These are some facts for you to consider. The Country is going Democratic. The old Republican State of Maine only weeks ago went 8000 democratic. The peopk cannot stand the burdens placed upon them by the Republican party. The lab- oring man c live happy with the Mills running on half time. They cannot afford to pay the high p. ces for the articles they wear and eat. The Mill are doing their best for the laboring Man, but the Republican party is giving hard un- der which we are hardly able to pay our just bills. Have you heard about John Meares, of W.ilson, N. C., resigning his position as poat- mastef and declaring to the world that although he had been a Republican all his life, that the remaining part of his life he would vote the Democratic ticket? Have you heard about M. L. Brown, a Republican, age 52, of Western, N. C., leaving the Republican party because he says he cannot stand Butler, Morehead and hard timtt. Republican office holders say vote the Republican ticket, but remember they have a job that pays them and Ask them how about the fellow that hasn't got a good job and it is so hard for him to get money a Republican administration the little he gets is not enough to buy the articles necessary to eat and wear. If then you are tired of such conditions vote your convictions on November 8th, and in meanwhile help to get the other fellow right Think about it Men and vote f or r interest of your family and neighbor.; Still Utar News- John Motley Morehead is in Washington telling President Taft how Butler has trayed him the Republican party and North Carolina .Morehead is worried. l Old tine Republican, Can you stand man Mr. .Morehead has made your party endorse? (PASS THIS TO YOUR NEIGHBOR.)   

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