April 5, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 3d page)
By virtue of an order of Halifax Superior Court made at Spring Term, 1883, in the cause therein pending between Angelo Garibaldi and others, as plaintiffs, and Wm. H. Randolph as defendant, I shall proceed to sell at public auction at the Court House in Halifax, N.C, on Monday, the 7th day of May, A.D., 1883, that valuable tract of land situated in Halifax county, N.C., lying on Roanoke River at Pollock’s Ferry, formerly belonging to Thomas P. Deveraux, deceased, known as the Ferry Conoconary tract, and containing about two thousand acres of land. Parties desiring to invest in land would do well to examine this tract before sale.
Terms: One half cash. Balance in two equal installments, payable January 1st, 1883, and January 1st, 1885, respectively. Title retained till all of the purchase money is paid. Possession given January 1st, 1884.
For further particulars, apply to Mullen & Moore, Halifax, N.C.
J.M. Mullen, Com’r
April 2, 1883.—31 4t.