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Stonewall News - Stonewall Items. Mr. Wrichtman Lincoln, aired...
Stonewall Items. Mr. Wrichtman Lincoln, aired about 71 years, died at his home on the 5th inst. The weather has been so unfavorable that farmers have done but little not been able to sow their oats. Bradford Gatlin, one of our successful farmers, is getting ready to ship one hundred barrels of corn. On the second inst. at the residence of D. N. Spruill, the father of the bride. Cliff M. Caroon and Miss Virginia M. Spruill were married, J. O. Baxter. "Esq., officiating. A very sad accident occurred today. A young man by tbe name of Gilbert C. Jones, who was subject to fits, waa on board of the schooner Mary Bryan, Capt. Scott master, and ca'ptala Gibbs said be beard a noise and looked to ward the steerage or rudder, and saw him fall overboard, lowered bis small boat but was unable to render any assistance, as he, Jones, did not rise any more, and up to now his body has not been recovered.

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  1. New Berne Weekly Journal,
  2. 16 Feb 1888, Thu,
  3. Page 1

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