also reported a “dull” tobacco market, as well as other crop related news. There
have been noticeable improvements in Salisbury .
A thick forest stood there just a few day ago. Now a growing village, including
a general store run by Daniel Clark, is in its place. Clarksville
Mr. Sample White reportedly died Friday of consumption. White was from Gap and had been sick awhile. Just a side note: on a recent PBS special about tuberculosis (TB), people used to call it consumption around that time.
Mr. S. F. Wanner plans on moving west. He had a public sale, at which he sold off his farming utensils and livestock. He also sold the furniture from his house.
On This Day is a prompt I started to further explore historical events.
© Jeanne Ruczhak-Eckman, 2015