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Big Stone Gap Post (Newspaper) - February 25, 1920, Big Stone Gap, Virginia Special offer on Garden seeds. John w. Edmonds editor and owner. For All who buy medicines too Oman court House. A entered at the Post office at Accomac o. B. Va., As 8eoond-Claas matter. Saturday March 11, 1911 the virginian Pilot endorses the views of the Enterprise set Forth in an editorial article in its Issue of the last week in regard to a Bond Issue for the improvement of our roads advises the supervisors of the county to at upon the suggestion of the Enterprise to take the necessary Steps to put it up to the people a to say whether or not they want Good roads and Are willing to Bond the county in a sufficient sum to secure them a a and states that the logic of our View in the matter a is not to be successfully the editorial article of the virginian Pilot in part is As follows a a Accomac �3 among the richest and most prosperous counties of the state. Being distinctly agricultural it is All the More important that it should have a system of Good hard roads to facilitate and cheapen the marketing of its enormous products. Its people Are intelligent progressive and far sighted. When a Small mountainous county like Wise does not hesitate to tax its credit to the amount of seven Hundred thousand dollars for Road construction purposes it is inconceivable that a Large and prosperous county like Accomac would balk at issuing two or three Hundred a thousand dollars Worth of Bonds for a like purpose if the question were submitted to the vote of the people. Our suggestion to the supervisors of Accomac is to act upon the advice of the Enterprise and to act promptly. If they do we Are confident they will have no reason to regret their action nor any cause to be disappointed at the the supervisors of Accomac at their meeting on monday discussed the matter and one of their number approved the views of the Enterprise but no action was taken. The Light will Dawn upon them though at a Day not very Remote it is to be hoped that we Are living in an age of Progress and that they must get out of the Quot old ruts and take a broader View of the things pertaining to the present Day. T who is the it f. S. Royster guano company registered the f. S. Royster guano company is the largest Independent manufacturer of fertilizers in the United states. The business was founded Twenty seven years ago by or. F. S. Royster who is still at the head of the company and gives the business his personal attention. It requires eight Large factories to Supply the demand for Royster goods in the South alone. Being desirous of extending our territory we have built in Baltimore one of the largest and most Modem fertilizer and sulphuric acid plants in existence. Ask your dealer for Royster goods and see that the Trade Mark is on every bag. If he does not handle them write and give us his name and we will arrange with him or some one else to Supply you. F. S. Royster guano company. Northern division. Calvert building Baltimore Maryland. Factories and sales offices Baltimore my. Tarboro n. C. Columbia s. C. 1 Norfolk a. Macon a. Spartanburg s. C. / Columbus a. Montgomery Ala. 53 for Sale 8 to 10 Good driving and gentle farm horses. Do Well to see them and get prices before baying. Terms favourable. We handle most everything earned by the retail dealer direct from manufacturers. Glad to have a share of your patronage at lowest Price. Harry t. White amp son a wholesale grocers brokers and manufacturers agents Mckemie Park a. Don t blame the gook if your bread and pastry is the foggy indigestible misery making kind. Its dollars to doughnuts that the flour is guilty of the offence. Our floor makes Light White delirious bread and pastry always. A poor Lack a is unknown where it rules the cooking. It insures Good results because it is uniform in Quality monday tuesday wednesday and every Day in the week the Best. Candidly can Yon afford to go on using Hap Hazard flour when our Mill Tio consumer system puts our Superior product in your Home at less expense we Cut on. The retailers profits. We sell you flour direct at wholesale prices. We will save you All those dollars that the retail dealer has previously pocketed. Try our method. You la never go Back to the old Way. Write us for prices. Pocomoke City private contract i offer for Sale at private contract my form of 40 acres More or less about equally divided in cleared and Woods Laud situated at masons siding with two settlements on it. It is Well adapted to the growth of trucks of All kinds and is situated in a neighbourhood of Thrifty Farmers. Its location at station makes it desirable to those wishing to engage in merchandise or other business. Terms Liberal and made known on application. E. Roy Byrd Bloxom a. Eagle Mills for Sale Twenty pure bred Berkshire piers registered and abstract of ownership goes with each pig. They Are from the noted Biltmore and Premier strains Long growth kind. The sows Are unsurpassed for prolific Acy and As careful nurses and Good Bucklers. Their flesh is of the highest Quality of pork containing a larger promotion of finely marbled lean and fat than of any other Breed. Will ship every pig subject to examination. If not in every particular can be shipped Back to me at my expense. I done to want the Money unless the customer is satisfied. R. S. Young Onley a. No. 6a46. Report of the condition a of the Parksley National Bank at Parksley in the state of Virginia at the close of business. March the 1911. Resources. A Loans and discount a $140,312 15 overdrafts secured and unsecured 1,792 85 u. S. Buds to secure circulation 60.00 00 premiums on u. S. Bonds 1,900 00 Bonds securities Etc. 26.927 50 banking House furniture and fixtures 12.0 4 8q due from National Banks not Reserve agents 11710 due from state and private Banks and Bankers. Trust companies and savings Banks 779 34 due from approved Reserve agents 5,&85 55 checks and other Cash items 100 00 notes of other National Banks 420 00 fractional paper currency Nickels a and cents 143 58 lawful Money Reserve in Bank Viz specie 5,394 10 Legal tender notes 3,080 00 8,474 10 redemption fund with u. S. Treasurer 5 per cent of circulation 3.000 00 due from u. S. Treasurer 300 00 Middletown Polk flour ask for it when you want the Best. Grand Bingen s,"dvo1. Re amp tired a out of half sister to precursor 2 204. From the Jessie Pepper family. Baltimore. We we a three farms for Sale i election Eer 125. A sire of 167 in list Etc. May Queen 2.20. By Norman 25. Dam of 2. I Young Jim 2009- sire of 48 in list Etc miss Dambrino. By red Wilkes 1749. F election Eer 125. I sire of Arion 2.07#. Sunol i 2.u8v. Palo Alto 2.0bx, Etc. Beautiful Bells 2.29#. By the Moor 870. Dam of 11 in list. Etc. I Nutwood g00. 2.182�. A it sire of 174 dams of 8o7. T Alpha 2.2t#. By Alcantara 729,2.23. Dam of Aegon 3 2.18#, May King 10272. 2.20. Sir of Bingen 2.06v. 29567. 2.06#. Sire of Uhlan 1.58x, adj Miral Dewey 2.012�, King i Cole 2.05v, John Ward i Young miss. 2.052�, 9 in 2.1�?T. Dam of 3 Grandam of 5. Private contract sire of Billy Andrews 2.0ft#, Beausean 2.06# Matin Bells 2.06# dams of Bervalds 2.083%, Emily Ellen 3 2.08#, Etc. A. Lady acacia. Dam of precursor 2j20x. Sister to 3 in 2.20 list. I i offer for Sale at private contract 3 valuable farms Viz no. 1�?172 acres 100 acres cleared land red Clay balance in Young Pine Limber 1 mile of Girdletree md., 5 Miles of Snow Hill siding on farm. Five room dwelling and necessary ont buildings. No. 2�?217 acres half cleared land balance in Yonng Pine Timber adjoining tract no. 1. Good dwelling new barn and other necessary ont building. No. 2.�?111 acres 60 cleared balance in Pine Thicket adjoining no. 2. Good farm Honse and some outbuildings. Terms easy and accommodating. For further particulars write or see a. T. White Pocomoke City my. Dream Wold Belle. Half sister to precursor 2.2024. Total $262,685 97 liabilities. Capital Stock paid in 1 surplus fund undivided profits less expenses and taxes paid National Bank notes outstanding due to other National Banks dividends unpaid individual deposits subject to Check demand certificated of Deposit certified checks notes and Bills re discounted Bills payable including certificates of Deposit for Money borrowed 35.000-00 $ 60.000 00 10,000 00 968 92 60.000 00 694 88 300 total m. B. Ames Keller a. State of Virginia county of Accomac is i w. N. Mason cashier of the above named Bank do solemnly swear that the above statement is True to the Best of my knowledge and belief. W. N. Mason cashier. Corrects attest j. W. Chandler. P. Barnes e. D. Hinman directors. Subscribed and sworn to before me thin 9th Day of March. 19u. Roy d. White notary. Public. High Grade Strawberry plants for Sale. Record 2 204. Son of elect rite sire of 75, he by the great election Eer 125. 1st dam lady May dam of eight with records from 2 11 to 2 30, All full Brothers and Sisters to Rod Oliver. 36169 in Fine imported vases and Ohina japanese Ware in Fine hand work and Nice line of chamber sets at All prices also presents for the Little ones dolls doll carriages wagons and toys of All kinds. Brood Mare owners who Breed for All qualities Breed to Rod Oliver. Headquarters for Good shoes of they who Breed to Rod Oliver get All the qualities at a fee of $25 00. All kims. Ladies Dolly Madison Breed and win the following stake the Best woman a shoe n Ade. For i will give a stake for Rod Oliver 2 20j foals of 1912 of $200. All men Selz full line and Roberts mares bred to him in 1911 May be nominated in the stake free of any a Jackson amp Rands the Best heavy Pense and no fee of any Kidd will be required. It a ill be for Trotters in shoe made also big line of matting their two year old form to be raced Over Keller fair track during fair 1914. At right prices. I wih also give a similar purse of $50 for Rod Oliver two year Olds to be. Raced for this year at Keller fair. Money divided $25, $15, $10. Rod is and exceptional fast horse has trotted half in 1 04, Quarter in 30 or to get to a t i seconds but for inexperience he would have a very Low Mark. A cd a Jagt la Jyi a a i tabulated Pedigree furnished on application. Oor. Hill and main streets i w of a a Onano ook a. I l u. A i 6 s a Lead perfect Bloomer firm productive medium Large Good shipper Early. Ship Many firm heavy bearer perfect Blossom extra Good shipped Large size medium Early. Hummer very Large deep red Fine Market and Good table Berry. 17 has filled a quart. Perfect Bloomer medium to late. Plants will be delivered to Tasley Onley Melfa and Keuer stations cleaned of roots straight neatly put in boxes at $2.00 per 1,000. I have others Bat these Are my leaders and Best. G. W. Addison Onancock a. R. F. D. 124. I j. A. Kernodle practical Tinner slate and Sheet Metal worker and sanitary plumber now located at Parksley and respectfully solicits the a patronage of the Public. Stove repairing a specially. Estimates cheerfully furnished and satisfaction guaranteed

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