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Wednes lay, July o. - I
EVILS TO NOMINATION MKTIiODS. j
Thi Baptist Cuur'.cr ^ a oha-ige j
in our p>liiic*l ineihuds. Wha' sug-j
g.jsts the change U ihi di.?>rde. lv con- j
venlion ht*M in Kentucky. "Tnis j
convention method of n initialing'
officers has beea discontinued in some
States,'' s*ys our contstnp'rarv, ila?d
if tho Kentucky plan i? tu imitated by j
other State.*, the sooner ihi^ method is !
disc >utinnei everywhere the be for for |
the morals of the people. N > method,!
so far trieJ, is entirely Mtisfacfory." J
"The primary plan of i;o:*tinatin*r ii i
an improvement in some respe -t-," as |
the Courier very properly obsetvep, j
ubnt as coDdacied iu this S-a e it is
llIlsaiKiaciury asiu nuus gica ?
veniPncc to the candidates, as we-1 as
discomfort aud expinse." Th? Courier
hits the real evil when it suggests:
"What the country nerds is
fewer elections, while the primary j
plan has iu fact double the number" j
Our contemporary is inclined to think
that there ouaht to be uo nominations.
4<A reform iu the methods oi nomiinaling
officers is needed, ami it i9
beginning to look as if there oi.ght to
* ' * - > J- .Ua
F)e no nomiuauou?, ?nu leave iuc
general election open for a free for-all
?fi^ht to any number of candidates.
Then there would be only one e'ecuon;
and no disgraceful scenes in a moblike
convention." It is well that oar
esteemed contemporary did not make
this snggcstioii several years ago. It
would have been denounced as a bolter,
and very proDaoiy wouia nave uecu
called "a rad'.cal sh^et" 2nd other opprobrium
hames. Cut there is a great
de*l of force in what the Courier
s?_v=, and u is well that the c >nditions
now are sash that the "n form is onr
political rauihods" can be discussed
without any bitterness. The principal
obj c ion to going straight to the gen..^oi
a. frpp-for-all fhht" is
that it would abrogate the "mvjoritv
rn!e,"ooeof the best features of the
primary Svstern being that the nominee
for any particular office must
receive a in>*j ?r:ty of the vote-* cast for
that offi:e. Then aft*T all, would we
get rid of all the e?i!s of iheprimrry
system suggested by odr contemporary,
sach as the great expense? Of
oursa, there would be no law compelling
the cmdidate to canvass the
State, but we venture to ?ay that they
wonlddoit. If one did it, all would
fscl bound to see tlie people. Oar contempory
must not forget that it wa?
said a few years ago in every county
in the State that it was a great privi'
?AAnU UfA IAAL" (IIO AQ Tl
lege iui wtc ivwn. iuv V?
didate in the eye," and it wa3 asserted
that the denial of the great right wa3
one of the reasons given for the sweeping
assertion that South Caroliua, np
to lhat lime, had never had a Republican
form of government,
Nor do we think the general election
would remedy the complaint made by I
the Courier tha*, by the primary s)fetem,
"it trequently happens that the
best men are not nominated." This is i
a matter left entirely with the voters,
and we can see no reason why the j
same voters would exerci=e any more j
judgment in a general election than in j
the primary.
After all, the remedy h with the
voter. Raise the standard of the
voter; instil! h*m with higher notions
of citizenship, a*d the reform will!
come.
The man or woman who wants a
\ free advertisement is a familiar acquaintance
in every newspaper offi;e.
We observe that some of oar contem
poraries are writing about this familiar
acquaintance, and some of tbem
are advocating that *'tbe acquaintance
should be cur," aud are discussing the
best way to d) it and to what extent
on'tinor" ahnnld nwftfisd.
During the last few day?, no less
Inn half 3 doz2U have applied to us
for an advertisement, and not a word
was said about paying for it. The
applicants were not representatives of
any charitable institutions. Sums of
tkem represented rich corporations
which had things to sell, and they had
th-^ effrontery to suggest that tue paper i
woa'd assist in making sales. We
were to furnish the paper, ink, t\pe,
printers and pay the reporter to wrhe I
the advertisement, in order (hit the
public might know what a good iking
the seller bad! It is otteu s:iid that
th-i snccesstul man is the one who
rmrWat?w!s hnw in nse other neoDl3
to do his work, aad we know of no j
cla?s which acts more thoroughly npon j
this principle th^n the deadhead ad- i
vertiser, for ho uses the newspapers
without paying for it, and newspapers
are foolish enough to tolerate it Th3 |
remedy for the evil U in the newspaper I
office.
Spain'6 Greatest Xeed.
Mr. R. P. Olivia, of Barcelona,
Spain, spends his winters at Aiken,
S. C. Weak nerve3 had caused severe
pains in the back of bis head. On
~oit: r Electric Bitters, America's greatf
sr Jlood and Nerve Remedy, all pain
soon ieii aim. ne says mis aia.nu
medicine is whit bis cousiry need?.
All America knows that it cares liver
and kidney trouble, purifies the blood,
tones ap the stomach, etrengthsa* the
nerves, puts vim, vigor and tew life
into every mascle, nerve and org in of
the body. If weak, tired or ailing urn
need it. Every bot.ie guaranteed,
only 50 cents. Sold by McXlaster Co ,
druggists.
PROGRAM OF THE FAIRFIELD CXIOX
To be Held With the Kock Creek Baptist
Church, Saturday and Sunday, July 2930,1899.
Saturday Morning.
10?Organization.
- ~ " _r* L-'iT 1
IU.oU?innaerauces iu ciuc^uai
Prayer. \7 R Rabb, Jas I Long, T J
Rabb, J E Jones.
11?Exercises of Luko, 16.-9. II K
Ezell.
11.15-Duty of S)ntb Carolina
Baptists to Support Farman University.
J B Cury, E A McD nve 1, J L
Freeman.
12? Peacemaking. Matt., 5:9;
Rom, 14:19; 1 Cor., 14:33; 2 Tim.,
2:2; Heb , 12:14. A B Ribb, U R
Chapman, W R B Leo.
1*2 30?Sermon b? J L Freeman.
1? Rec.ss for one hoar.
Saturday Afternoon*.
2-How a Church Should Treat its
?asf~r. Dr B J Q lattlecaum, E Ii
Roberts. " P Eav, Trof W S Durham.
2 30 -O.ir Duty to Give the Gospel
t > tlij !Ie i-thcjn ?
I As Ttu^hL i:i :lie Scriptures.
Go:?, 22:t3;Pi.*!ais2:8;SG:0; 102:15;
I?, 42:4; Act,-, 13:47; G ?1. 1:15;
Matr, 23:10-20; Act-. 1:18 ii U
Ya' bjrouih, Una'i Trapp, J P I-er?bower.
I[ AiTaU?i: D.reo'.iv by i!?e ilol?
Spirit. A",!3, ii:i o; 10:2; 10:0
1-10. ft K Eisll, W R LJrisco.
[II A-; Tright b/ Divinj IVovi*
| denoe*. il R Ohaptnin, >J L Freeman.
4 ? \li-<-eiI:ioc">m binine**, repots
| of c ) 11 n::t82S, Cto.
?atl*rday Evexix(j.
8 30 ?S rtfiou by J P Isenhowor.'
sunday morxixg
9.30?The Sundav School h Sacces?
and how o Make it S>:
I. Supt'-inieriJejit wideawake, with
system, order and punct uality. <J P
Ray, VV K Brisco, J B Carry.
II. Sch>)i Properly Graded and
Classed. J E Jones, II R Chapman
III. Teaclnrsand pnpils with lessons
well prepared by previous stcdy,
and taagM aud visited wish interest
and enthusiasm. J P Isenhower, W
R Brisco.
11.SO?Seraioa by II K Ezell.
12.30?Recess for one hour and
thirty miuute3.
2?Sermon bv J E Jones or W K
Brisco.
E. A McDovrell,
Chairman Committee.
For Over Fifty Tears.
Mits. Vinslow's Soothing Syrup
has been used for over fifty years by
millions of mothers for tticir children
while teeihiDg, with perfect eaccess.
Ti . U.. ?V,/? ....ms
XL OUlMilCC LLIv? LUllU) 3U11CLIO tilC XUIU3,
allays all pain, cares wind colic, and
is the best remedy for diarrhoea It
will relieve the poor little sufferer
immediately. Sold bv druggists iu
every part of the world. Twenty five
cents a bottle. Be sure and a&k for
"Mrs. Wioslow's Soothing Syrup,"
and take no other kind. 1-1-17
UITfORT) MATTERS.
Miss Mary Mobley, of Wiuusboro,
is visiting her grandmother, Mrs. W.
T. McCro cv.
Mr. Churley Stoli, of Chester, and
Miss Susie Stoll, of Ricbburg, are at
Mr. W. S Hall's.
Miss Bessie Ball, of Mt. Zion Institute,
Miss Laura Ford, of Wintbrop
College, Mr. W. F. Scott, of Furman
University, ana Cadet Strother Ford,
of Clemsoa College, are at home for
vacation.
Mrs. E. A. McDowell, of Moniicello,
is visiting her parents Dr. and
Mrs. J. A. Scot!.
Miss Kathleen M. II ill. ?vho has
been teaching &t Gaflaoy, attending
fh3 Sammir Schjoi at Winthrop
Coliego.
Miss S:;ilie FeathirstOii, ot It >ck
Llii:. is v siting herauut, Mrs. U.S.
Ford.
Misses Lou and Sus:e McCrorev
have returned from a visit to relatives
and fnem:- in Winusboro.
Mr. ami Mrs. W. F Ln upkm, who
have mad - tbeir home in B - <:rt,t?vi'!e
for some time, will auk .H ??nl
their bona - for the summer.
Miss M&ttie McCrorev, af.er sp:-;:d
ia?r sever:;! weeks at home, has returned
to Augusta, where t-he will
resume nt r duties a-s trained nurse in
the city hospital. L-.
June 29 '99.
%1 We have sold many different cough
remedies, 'jut none lias given better
sa l^iacuo : uian uaauiDcriiin ?, says
Mr. Chai.e* Holzhauer. Druggist,
Newark, N. <T. ' It is perfectly safe
and can bo relied upon in all cases of
coughs, cr Ids or hoarseness Sold by
McMa-ter < ).
SURVEY COMPLETED.
Survey W. W. Miller, assisted Sv
Mes<rs. C C. Say re of Anderson, J.
Lvle Black, Edgar Mat'hev.'S and
\V. M. Carol hers has completed the
uarvev ot ihe Catawba river lor the
Catawba Fow^r Co. Tne survey embraced
th ; river and its banks fr< m
Neei')R ft-rry to the upper point of
Farm Inland, fiv.: miles nortb of th-2
ferry. This surrey ha* been made for
t . * ?\ /-v aT r% ft rv r\f f l.rt
uac in Hit; ujxrvin^ \ji a lun^j vm i*:c
river embraced \^ilh;ri th<? points
named.
The Ca.awba Power Co. is still at
work aud has already bpent about
$13,090 on site and ltnds along the
river, and in survei ?, ctc.
The company will assuredly be in
position ere long to commence the
work of constructing the dam ?Il>ek
Hill Herald.
IS IT RIGHT ,
For an Euitor to Kecommsnd Patent
Medicines?
From Svlvan Yallev News, Brevard,
I N. C.
Ic mav be a question whether tlie
editor of a newspaper has tin right to
publicly n omuencl any of the various
proprietary medicines wtrch flx>d the
! market, jtt as a preventive of euffjrinjj
we fed it a duty t > say a yood
t worn tor i namoeriain's uoii;. uuoiera
and Diar.hoea Itemedy. We have
known an<< ased ihis medicine in our
family for twenty rears and have always
found it reliable. In manv eases
a dose <?f thi* remedr would savj
hours of suffering rcbile a physicia'j is
awared We do no; believe in iiepeiKiinsr
iu>plici;v om any medicine f->r
a euro, bni we do believe (bat if a
bottle of Chamber'asn's Diarrhoea
Kcmedy were kepi on hand and administered
at the inception of an atiack
ranch -offering might be nvoided
and in ve y m?my ciucs the pres^nc?
ol a physici in would not be required.
At lea?: tl/.s ha-; been our experience
during ?h' past twenty years. Fori
sale by Mcblaster Co.
[THOMAS WOODWARD, 7 HE REGULATOR.
Mr. Editor: As per your request, I :
hand the .following ariicle. The personal
remiD'.scenses are such as I have
! /vatfrnm talk nf the older mem
bers of the family and the political
incidents of the Regulator are by Prof,
fi. cleans Davis.
T. W. Woodward.
The fiiSt American ancestor of "the
Regulator" came from England wiih
George Calvert, Baron of Baltimore,
about 1G31, and settled near Aunapolis,
i Md. It was here that Thomas, the
father of the llegalator, was born and |
raised. By his first wife, whose
maiden name I do not know, he bad
several children. After her death he
went to Fairfax County, Ya.. and
married Elizabeth Simpson, the descendant
of k Scotch lainilv. Thomas
Woodward a^d Elizabeth Simpson
had one son who wa? the Regulator.
Heiuruiag to Maryland to bring ta
Fairfax the children of the first marriage,
he died before accomplishing his
purpose and the children remained in
Maryland, leaving many descendants
who reside in thai State. After the
death of Thomas Woodward, his
widow married William Robertson
j and reared tnree suns, wiuiam, ouau
and Henry, and several daughters,
j 5ome of ;hese children moved in
after years to Dinwiddle County, Ya.;
and others to North Carolina.
| (Note. The earliest mention of the
Woodward family was about the year
1660, when they were wards of the
j wood, or keepers of the forest for
! William the Conqueror who "loved
j the tall deer as if he were their father."
i Their names as was usual in many
! cases indicated their occupation.)
In a series of letters from General
Thomas Simpson Woodward, a
| grandson of Wheeling, Winn Parish,
La., to J. J. Hooper, autnor 01 oimon
Suggs and editor of the Montgomery
Advertiser iu 1S57. he says, speaking
of the Regulator! "iliat he showed
i:i early life an inclination to become
; a soldier, and was in the French war,
oeiug a part of the time with George
Washington, who was then a Major
j or Colonel. He was a captain in the
service, and much older than Washington.
From what I learn from
Parson "Weems and others, the old
man was regarded as a good fighter."
At an early a?e Thomas, the Regulator,
married Jemima Collins, and had
by bcr four daughters and two sons.
The sons bore the names of John and
' William. Tfee daughters married
Nelson, Raiford, Rabb, Andersou.
While in servicc he lost bis wife, and
after coming to South Carolina he be'
came acquainted with the Widow May,
who had Indian blood in her veins.
I rreSSlDg ms SllU, SUtf aweyteu liiui
i and tbev were married. Of this
j union there were three sons and three
daughters. After this marriage, he
brought home in Virginia his motner
and three half brothers, "William, John
and IJenrv Robertson. William was
the father of Major Bsnoni .Robertson,
T * 1 - c lL* T Kimn/tK onH
JOUU Ul ILiO LiWgWHYU U1 aiibu, uuu
Henry the father of "Turkey Jim,"
whf.rn I have frequently met on bis
hunting and fisbiog expeditions on
Mill Creek. The mother of Thomas
Woodward and the Robertsons lived
to be 114 years old.
Capt. Woodward, it 6eeme, came to
South Carolina prior to 1760, a date
sometimes assigned to his coming, for
there is on record in the office of the
Secretary of Stat9 a grant of land of
200 acres da^ed 12th April. 1758.
(Vol. 6, page 390.) There were other
grants in Craven County, viz , '50
acres on Cedar Creek, (vol. 7, page
2S1,) on 12th January, 17G3, 100 acres
on Wateree Rivr> and Creek, on 14th
T.nnA..if 17f.Q 1 AA oornc nn nr?r-?h niiif*
O 31J UA1 Yt it Vt/, iUV uvtvw V**
of Broad River, on Cedar Creek, and
between 1766 and 1774, four tracts
embracing COO acres in Craven County,
(one on Mill Creek.) Mo3t of these
tracts were bounded by vacant lands,
showing that trie chantry at that time
was sparsely settled. Tradition has
it that he cams when South Carolina
called on Virginia aud North Carolina
for assistance against the Cherokes
Indians. Fairfield is described at this
time as being one ot the most charming
aud fertile districts in the State,
and its settlers were chiefly devoted
(o stock raising, Kirkland, the grandfather
of old Re?<ben Harrison the
rvw/\nren;tnr rtf n!r1 Trihn Harrison own
iog as many as fifty brood mares.
After hostilities had ceased, and the
people bad returned to tbeir homes,
many dishonest men were banded together
for U13 purpose of stealing and
carrjing away such of tli3 slock as
they could lay hands on. As there
was no court nearer than Charleston,!
and but one provosr, or sheriff for the
v. .io!o colony, the organization of a
body of regulators became a necessity,
as i he Ku K!nx Klan was a necessity
in the South after the war of secession.
It might be supposed that from his
character and prominence Capt. Woodward
would take the lead on this
work of suppressing robbery and outlawry.
lie was not a man of letters,
hat was endowed with au ample fund
of practical and useful information,
and was one of the founders oc the
Ml. Zion Society. He is said to lave
subscribed for the first newspaper
taken in the district, and for a long
time it was the custom of the neigh-1
hi.rl>An/t ncsAvnhlf'. of. his hon?P onf.0 I
a week to hoar the uews read The
fir^t duelling house of Capt. Woodward
was ereefced at tbe place known
as the Muster Field Spring, on lands
now owned by Major Thomas W.
Woodward; and known as the Coon
II*11 Place. Here may still !>a seen
tv.e rains of the settlern-int with the ,
remains of the "apple jack cellar," st
common ia tho-:e da>s when di uukenhp?s
was rare and dispensaries unknow
n. Near the eld homestead was
a racj track, which was still plainly
visible ihroush (he woods ia 1SGG
when the land was cleared, although
l<>ak- twelve inches in diaoiofer had
| irrown up hi the track. Old Major
Uenoai Robertson, father of 2Ir.
I Thomas G Kobe-tson, (now 82 years
of age,) an-1 old 'Billy'' Simpson,
who Jived at the old Williamson ph:ce,
now known as Simpson's were the
race riders. I remember both these
venerable old men, esp?c:ally old
Ci.iy Simpso : <sho ktpt a huge boar
ch-i:?:ed to a large oak in his \ard
Mv father frequently rode d-rsvM to
sto uid Billy, and I always rode behind
hiui 10 see the bear.
Thomas Woodward was of lar^e
stature, weighing about 2-10 pounds,
but was very active and po-sessed
great streugtb. I am indebted to the
Hon. Joseph A Woodward, a grands:
t:. for ih ; following incident showing
hi ! courage and g lm' strength. Capt.
Woodr.vs! d, i h a ;sl of hi? company
i::ni pursuo.t ;i i?;r <! of torics
win had taken rofngo i:i a 'm -g !og
hoasj on Littie llswr; a.;: 1 i : 'iOd*i
dav? when cannon n-e:c iiot to ba had
it was a problem h">w ;o di^'i-ugc
thom S??hr?i*frh 5: w i-; a :ri > 1 fi:iotl?h
14JW,"J v*tl"vl'K" * " " ~ " " omatter
to surround ths ho;i-e a ider
protection affjrdert by treis and otber
impediments. After a consultation
as to 5he be-t p'an of attack Capt.
Wood.vard, havirg noiilid bi-s men
to be ready, taidc a rnsh to.* the door,
s-.nd with ore stroke uf his fojt broke
it fi\.m it- fastenings and landed it
clear ot its binges into the middle of
the lLor. a v ?iit*y from the oniside
acd a few siiohs from within, whan
the contest came to nclo.-e in the surle^der
of the b^eiiiuere 1 p?vtie?.
Tradition s?v.>-t was he^e that ha
ceired the only wound sustained oy
?gSSMIacBttaoaatucfc fwin*f qaco?PMB?a?
^ ^ J |j
IJ^Vege [able Preparationfor As - Is
similatirig theTobd andRegula- m
ting th^Stomachs and Bowels of j|
f PromotesDig'es tion,Cheerful- 8
fiessaMBest-Cofltains neither [g
Opium,Morphine nor "M^^raL M
Kot Narcotic.
Jitapc of Old flrSAI^UELEii hMER jK
I pumpJcm SoeZ~
Ij41x.Senna * 1 jgB
ftodulU Salix - I
ArJst Seed. * i
ftyperrmnt - > 4Ej
JUGuiontUtS-jIa,* ( Spsj
f1 arm Seed - j SB
Cbtrifud Sasprr. I ' St
ht&npTxr- Flarcr. J
A perfect Remedy for Cons tipa- ill
! tion.SourSiomach.Diarrhoea, ? j
I Worms .Convulsions,Feverish- jf, \
\ nezs andLosSOF SLEEP. ft
Pcc Simile Signature cf
! NEW YORK. | ij i
EXACT copy OF WRAPPER,
hiai previous to his death at the ford
on Duichman's Creek. Instead of a
pistol Cnpt. Wcodward was in the
habit of carrying a rifle with the
barrel sawed oil so as to be wielded
witn one hand. On this occasion he
happened to be holding- it in front of
lip/wet 11 Vi<* mi rip fho rhflrffA. And"
a bullet ti/ed from within the holism
split on the rife barrel and spattered
lead into his breast on both side* (>
the gun. I have .heard my father -ay
that he had heard some of the older
female? of the family describe how
they picked particles of lead out of
the old Regulator's bosom with the
points of their scissor?.
A letter published in the Charleston
Gazette loih June, 1768, (see Gregg's
History of tie Chcraws, page 138)
o ntrnof rl i flF;?rOn f- fiACftlltit nf
gIVV* n O'MUVHUU-i WIMV4WMW w...- - . |
the mounding Ir says: "It seemhardly
prob'ib c that th* disturbances
iu oar back settlements will entirely
subside notwithstanding a=l the prudent
stfps thai have bien taken by the
Goverameut to suppress them until
the late itct of the General Assembly
of this Provence for establishing Circuit
Courts takes effect; lor we daily hear
of new irregularities committed by
the people called regulators, who
seeming to despair of ruotiiig out
those despeiate villains that remain
tkaw oot.' Aihftr ?trot, cHII tnb-fr
auiv Ug L'lJCUi V'Uvi I?w-J uvi.i
upon themselves to punish such offenders
as tbey can catch. We Icar .
(hat within this month, one Waits and
one Distoe have received 500 Ui-hes
by their direction and that an infamous
worn-Mi has received orp ral
punishment. We h^ar also that one
John B)vplea has lately lost his life i:i
attempting to tnk-.j Mr. Woodward
one of the leaders ot the people called ;
rCiulAtor.t. According to our account,
Wojdward, retusin* to surrender
himself, Bowies fired at, and would
have killed him, but t*>e hall struck
the banc 1 of thi gun which iie Leld
au: no uji'-aaij uycu )yuivm, ovsiuv
people i>i company with Woodward
fired and killed Bowies."
Some remarks may now be prefaced
concerning the regulators of wlom
Thomas Woodward appears in History (
as the most prominent leader.
.Se:tl?ments in North aud South i
Carolina were first made along the i
Coisf, aud the back country was ;
largely terra incognits. The up conn
> n /-, i: ???
ITV or 30 ill u Uiuuijua was ucouixucu 1
by Adair and others as censisting of \
beautiful rolling prairies with little i
utulerbrusb, bat covered with long |
canes and wild peas making a natural j
pasturage. Indians possessed these j
lands for a long time withoat rivalry, <
but the defeat of Braddoek caused i
manv settlers to leave Pennsylvania }
and Virginia and people in the back j
country of the Caroiinas. Ia a treaty i
male with the Indians secured for the |
' " 1* - ' t 1 I ?
oioriisis au ine i?rriiory uuiuraueu iu
ili3 present counties of Edgefield, Ab- <
beviile, Laurens, Newberry, Union, \
Spartanburg, York, Chester, Fairfield
ami Richland, with the new counties
formed from their territory, the dang
r being thus to some extent removed,
an imigration began into this section.
Co!. Clark settled on Pacolet 1750, f
Patrick Calhoun settled in Lo-g Uane |
in 173C; previous to which time says
Uurasey, not more than twenty fau,il;e.s
had settled in upper Ca-oiina.
William Mober'y or Moblev, secured
100 acres cflancl on Beaver Creek iu
what is now Fairfield, "buttiug and
bounding on vacant land ou every
and was the patriarch of a largtj s
conncction. Tug records sbow tbat c
on '.be 12th of April, 175S, 200 acrcs
on Braad River were granted (o
Thomas Woidward, and that at
various times subsequently, up to the
Hth of Julv. 1774 he securcd 850 ?
acres more on Cedar Creek, Mill 1
Creek, and Watery Creek and River. J
December 2 ;d, 1760, a tract of 150 *
-ores lying 0n "Coll. Creek," (evi- J
risntly Colonel's Cieek in Lower Rich- *
'and.) was certified to Barnaby Pupc 4
oy Joseph Curry, D. S. It bounded
(? land uf Scott and of James Ki!- A
na!r:ck, and had been origiuaih' preempted
by Peter Cree. On 18 h of
^Member, 17G2. 100 acres more in
C iiiv.-n County on Waleree River j
.V'. re certified to P.?pe, adjoining lands
oI Jyh'i Hays, and lan-is of Cope
originiilv surveyed for William Oil- a
Iiard, deceased. This lay partly ia I
a marsh, and was boun 1 elsewhere by j
vacant lauds. On Jnne 5,1774, Joseph T
(JuriT certified to Pops still another
tract of 100 ai>res on Little River, the I =
s*me land having been laid out to t
Joshua Ginn, alia? Green, December o
1762. On the lOch May, 1763, Pope v
acquired a two hundred acre tract
'icnate on Lower Saluda, and adjoin- c
i;ig lands of Moses Powell and Guviu I
Pore. It is located by Joseph Curr .
ns lyi'vr in Berkeley County, a some- whit
i .dwii ite geographical division. |
Another name destined to become '
p-eminent in regulator records was x
that of Edward McGraw, whose son,
the lisv. Marshall McGraw, died some c
years ago, a nonegenarian. There ^
were two El wards, probably father
aud son and one attaches the designa- I
tion junior to his name. E tward McGraw
had secured 200 acres of land
in 6-x* Got hi, (or Lexington.) as ]
earl v as ibe 20th ot Jamury, 1745. At .
different times subsequently, he l
quired tracts on Uoblen'* Hranch, c
YVateree, Little River acd "Craven," ?
making tola! holdings fr^m the Crown,
1,850 sere?. David and Solomon Mc.
>& ^ rr^'^. *2> vsr\ F? 9S
M|Miig?iI
5 ^ ;.T3* ?* p ?P ^ gfc* $ ||
KS^ I_J ?A <Jii? t'l "*t, \'& vu ?- -. ^ MlO
Tcv- :uta U-Ji:.; ren.
[ho Kino. You Have
Always ioyghf
BSilS ti!6 S A
Signature /Xw
ft Jr' The
fV ^ln('
'\J Ton Have
Always Bought.
0% M fl 11
TKC CENTAUR COMPANY. NEW YOFIK ClTY.
Graw owned places *n Morris' Creek
as early as June 25, 175S, while Edward
McGraw, Jr., (who was probablv
the Regulator) secured grants for
250 acres in 1770. These holdings do
not neee sarily include all lands owned,
for they cowpri-e only original <;: a:its.
William and John Fraser, or Fraz:er,
or Frashor, ow;;ed places on B;oad
River as appears from I he book of
plats and also the council record*.
Wiliiam Scott owned, apparently, unless
there were several persons of that
i:arar, a large number of tracls, chidly
along tbe Wateree and oantee. In
the absfuce of definite location in the
nairative, tbe dealings of the princi- j
pal actors in the regulation may be
guessed approximately.
A war with the 1'berokees be^an in
1757 and lasted till 1761 when the
tre?g:hof the C.u.erokees was almost
totallv deitrojed, and they bad to
6tie for peace. This fact induced
another wave of immigration; but the
settlers were not all deiirab.'e persons.
There were inrsc thieves, Indian
traders, drunkards and immoral mwi
who made the back countrv a reproach.
Unable to stamp these offenders out
by means of the regular channels of
justice, since there was but one court
in Charleston for tbe whole province,
tbe law abiding men of thi back
country or?ran!z-?d a "regulator'' for
the purpose of bringing miserein's to
jtisilce The movement wa? widefc[jiead.
In North Carolina, "as early
as 1766, the people began to resist exco.ssive
taxation, these disturbance,
beginning in Granville, extended into
Oiansjeaud Anson counties." Tbese
men seemed to have called themselves
"iha mob" nntil April 4, 17t>3, t&ey
changed it lo that of "regulator*."
They rose in arms against the y<,v..-rnme-it
but Gov. Tryon whipped them
at A'amiuce. Bridge, killed several
hundred and tried and hanged some
more. (T? "fir's History of the
Revolution i.i o. o.) Many of these
regulators afterwards became Tories,
having bad encuzh of resistance to the
king's officers.
I if 1732 John Crawford, Owen
David, William Summer and six
others on Pedee River had petitioned
for a division of Craven County and
the establishment of a courthouse in
the upper portion in order to bring to
justice miscreants of all kinds who
were living in flagrant vice all along
it - t 3 . . mi? Li_
Lne Doraer. xae assemo;y lecuxumended
some improvements, and the
sstablishment of a court at Georgetown
; but with the exception of the
appointment of additional trial justices
for ihe back districts nothing was
lone for relief. (Gregg's history of
ibe Cberaws, 131 et seq.) The records
ire silent regarding these matters for
ibout fifteen years, but discomfort
ppas increasing and the settlers deermined
no longer to submit.
Along here Gregg's history of tbe
jiu ^neraws is au im.eieau.uj; guiuc,
toid it we gather that in tbe Gazette
>f May 26, 1767, a portion of a letter
ivritten at Pine Tree or Camden, and
rearing date Alay 14, was published,
.vhich'said that "on the 6th in3tant a
uunber of armed men being in pur u't
of horie stealers, robbers, &c,
iiscovered a parcel of them in camp
)n Broad Eiver, where an engagement
msued, and the thieves were put to
light, and though none of them were
aken it is reasonable to suppose from
he quantity of blood on the ground
hat some of them were killed." They
eft behind them ten horses, tbirteeu
addles, sow? gun?, &e. Gregg, p,
sir. lot.
(To be continued.)
Dr. Cady's Condition Powders,
ire jn*t what ahorse needs when in
>ad condition. Tonic, blood purifier
md vermifuge. They are no; food
?Y\A^IntriA onn Kncf UI tico fa
/U ' Uiguivili^ MilU VUW WVC V 44? 1IS.V v ?
>nt a horse in prime condition. Price
!5 certs per package. For sale by
kicMaster Co
L KOSE TO VT THRIVES IN A CEMETERY.
The bf8t wui;e r?v-e for cemetery
>!auting is Madame I'lantier. It is a
variety of fconnwhat blender growth,
,nd on this accaunt is sometimes
ermed a half-climbir. But it requires
10 trellis, being much more graceful
7 hen allowed to train itself than wbeu
iven a support of any kind. It
hrows up a great number of stalks,
m which great quantities of miikrhiie
double flowers arc bonis in
luster? daring June and Jnlv.?July
jadie?' Home Journal.
Perfect Health.
Ceep the system in perfect orler
by the occasional use of
tutt's Liver Pills. They regllate
the bowels and producc
A Vigorous Body.
"or sick headache, malaria, bilousness,
constipation and kin3red
diseases, an absolute cure
fUTT'S Liver PILLS
| foitalo
Columbia
I excels all other wheels. I
quick response to power
vitality in the machine its
Columbia Chainless riders
I EDI
Pope Mfg. Co., Hartford, Co
Gentlemen.:?I take pri-.l<
workmanship as the ColuaiM
on iny Columbia Chainless In
when first received on Deeeu
ings or gears, which runs as ,
been oiled four times and the
a superb piece of workman si
Ciaista Wheels. (
POPE MFG
JORDAN
SUMMER
W? rqany
ar^d IPpotti
V
I ^
White Organdies, 12c. to 561
large lot of Lace Striped Whit
lot of beautiful patterns in Col<
Fancy Colored Lawns, Black L
A job lot of Percales, yard wi
irnnor Prirsfc df- Wntila
J.Ul A A A A. A WW WW jwf - V?. ?
Lisle thread drop stitch Hose.
These goods are good value z
of all.
1 =CAlillir
New lot of Rough Straw Sal
We have had hard work to k<
room this season, and now we a]
of ctnrk civp CUT nrices.
?3 i
SHC
We have a great variety of
O ^ #
to please?50c. to #2.00 a pair,
high cut, comfortable, durable, <
We have a pretty lot of
prices you can afford to pay.
It will pay you to come to se<
The Caldwell Dry
Jin-Si
THIS TIME II
t v\ r\i
L,?XUi
THE BALANCE OF MY 2c
GANDIES GOING 1-U
DAYS
14c, Pe
ALSO A FEW PIECES C
SATIN STRIPED WOO]
CLOSE THE:
22c. PER
Q. D. WII
K octal!
DvsDfiDsia Cure
;rr .
Digests what yon eat.
It artificially digests the food and aids
Nature in strengthening and reconstructing
the exhausted digestive organs.
It is the latest discovered digest*
ant and tonic. No other preparation
can approach it in efficiency. It instantly
relieves and permanently cures j
Dyspepsia, Indigestion, Heartburn, J
Flatulence, Sour Stomach, Nausea, j
S-ickHeadache,Gastralgia,Cramps,and
all otherresults of imperfectdigestion. I
Prepared by E. C. DeWltt A Co., Chicago- I
McMASTER CO. I
Wmnsboio, S C. j
* - ? - - 1 |
W. A. W.
1
_ ... j
Tfie registered ??ta!;ioa U'. A. W.;
will be st tbe ^jibse* iu rear of Mr. j
Henry Refo's ttmn Friday and Sa-ur-j
day of each wet k; baUn?*; of ? >uk on J,
tlwfurm. rp ii sfvt u iiav. 1 '
with blsck point*. H:?s jjood )>oiK5
acd muscle; no blemish or dtfoct. >Je
is kind in disposition ??id a pfrtect
rotidjfpr. His sire i* the c< !ebroc?d '
R- d Wilkes His Jam. JVusv JSalwr,
wa? sirpd by Dictator, who was the
si: ft of .Jay-Eve-Se>%. 2.10, f Director,
2 07, of the invincible Db'^tnro, 2.C4,
t!;?> g:u:.d*?re of Nancy ilanks, ibe
qui'tn : f tioiters, and t'ie Mreof miuv I
others of (-xireoie ?pe? d. I
Term*, $15.00 to in?tire marc with c
foil. Fur extended pfdijriee and err- c
tified record address
JOHN G. MOBLEY,
4.4-1 ilangl Winnsboro, S. C.
/
mm^RTsmTj
THE
Beyel-Gear Okinlesi
$6D to $7S
t has a longer life, it is easier t(
applied affords a pleasurable
;elf. The recognition of these
; has resulted in the great demar
YIN A. QUICK <fc SON, Architect
YO.\K
mi.
j in writing a fow !im * iu ] raise of
a Bevel-Gear Wheel. Ou S:ituul
o. 117.) wifc'i t-'.vn* b ari.i:^ i:;tl
aber 12, 1307, not a*i -.ijaslui *nt li;
easily, smoothly and z'aentbj as vbei
i other qearings once. (Jongratuiatn
lip, I am very truly yours,
,'olnteas, HartWs asi Yeiettes.
I. CO., Hartford,
T & DAVIS, Agents, Winnst
(500D5. f
JSfew s
j Goods fop J
y'apff) Weatlqep, 5
White Lawns, 5c. to 25c.; "
e Goods at Sc. and 10c.; new I
)red Organdies, 10c. to 20c.; I
awns and Organdies.
de, at 5c. to 6 1-4C.; also in
ted Corsets, short and lone, ?
1
A
md at priccs within the reach tl
lors at 50c., pretty and cheap.
sep up with the rush in this ?
re anxious to close out balance t
I
)ES '
Oxfords and Sandals; prices
Gent's Southern Ties, and .
:heap. .
Negligee and Pique Shirts at I
e us.
Goods Company, ;
? ?-? a
mnti Pn+hnnr ?
ii - wiiii. ;
: 15 FOR THE1
IPS
W v.
I
a
I
dc. FINE COLORED OR- r
R THE NEXT TEN ]
AT |
r Yard. ?
i<
)F FANCY FLOWERED
L CHALLIES. WILL
M OUT AT '
I YARD. |l
I
LIFQKD.
-ur mw wuwamma?mmrnmem**?ommuvj
Wurtzeburger
HALT EXTRACT
It is ail assimilated food, which "
possesses all the invigorating and <*,
;onic properties dormant in malt, <
n the most pleasing and palata-1 '
jle form, differing widely from jV
)tlier similar preparations, in that j;
t contains a large percentage of <?;
:iee carbonic acid, the refreshing
igencies of which arc well known. '
[t builds tip and strengthens the
>ystem of the weak and debili- j,
:atei and hastens the recovery to ,r
liealth and vigor of the sick and b
i-onvalescent, and is especially ei
recommended to persons suffering *
from indigestion and dyspepsia.
IRMfiMCij1
DRUGGISTS.
For Sale. !
A TRAOT OF 176 ACRES OF!:!
and, on Liti'c River, heloigins to v.
). M. Broom, and bounded by laddie i\
)f tbe estate of K. G. Simonton, Stev!Uf
on avd others. es
For teP'ir.s applv* (o
A. l->. & \y. D. DOUGLASS
11-17 Attorneys, Winnsboro, S. C\ R
MM?? I I Mi?^
IT RIDE J
5 Bicycles, j -
) take care or, and its
suggestion of iiteHnd
i advantages by 1S9S
id tor the 1899 models, ? $
N
EEs. N. Y., May 22,1399 1 J
siiv'Ii a peerless piece of
* T rnr.mlfe^d 5000 miles
i;- as good condition ss
iviiig been made to beari
new. The gears have
ig you on producing sucli g.r
ED WIN A. QUICK.
Price $50 to $75. |
Conn. I
>oro? S. C |
CLINTON, S. C.
Special offer of reduced rates for
est -ion. A coilcge education
laced v iihin the reach of everyone,
latr'cs'a* >n, toitioa. room-rent aod
nd for u xt collegiate year for $100.
'ail .faculty of experienced teachers;
ioia influences; healthful location;
ne courses of stady; lowest possible
ost. Offer good only until boarding
epartmem is foil. Send for catalogue
3 W. T. MATTHEVTS,
or A. E. SPENCER.
7-1-lm
Mirc mm,
*"*? tt7 T7* r* m cy
ULJUj W J1iCJL,0. V-/.
Opens last Wednesday i:i September.
Vo courses leading to the degrees o f
L B. and B. S. Total expenses for
he cine months in the "Home"
?115.00.. , a
private families?
$135.00.
Spacious and comforiable "Llom?,'?
omplete and equipped with modern
onveniences of bath rooms, &c. Enire
bnilding heated by hot water sy.-em.
;The contract for a "Giris'
r ,? . ?
10IDC" 0216 OWH "let. itUU luc vui;uog
will be competed in early fall,
hat young women will have the fail
dvantages of the conrsc,
Ef^Write for Catalogue to
W. M. GRIER,
7-4 President.
mimi
FORTY-FIFTH YEAR 0PEN6
Wednesday, September 6:h. Largest
ndowment of any College in ihe
krat'u. Complpfest Gymnasium io the
Itate. Board $6.50 :o $10.00 p*r
aonth. Loan Scholarships for worthy
oung meu. Yon:ie women admitted . I
o all classes. Send for Catalogae to
PRESIDENT KILGO,
6-24 Durham, N. C. --.-jj
The
University ol M Carolina.
Widest-mtronage and fullest eqaipleutiaits
history. Faculty 38; Stuenl?,
495; 3 Academic Conrfe; 3
Elective Courses; 3 Professional
ichools, in Law, in Medicine and in
'rarmacy. * New Buildings, Wa:cr
Forks, Sp endid Libraries, Laboratoies,
etc. '
Advanced Classes open to women.
'cition $60 a year; board $8 a montb.
Lmple opportunity for self-help,.
ch^larsbips and Loans for the needTWittjgggg
'reo tailion for teachers.
Saramer School for Teachers. 24
actractors; 147 student?. Total enoJlroent,
Gil
For Illustrated Handbook and Cata)gne,
address,
PRESIDENT ALDERMAN,
G-27-lm Chan?! (1111. N. C.
WHAT DO
.OSG EXPERIENCE AND EXCEPTIONAL
OPPORTUNITIES AT
THE NORTH MEAN FOR
R BRANDT'S* JEWEL
RY AND OPTICAL
ESTABLISHMENT?
if. Ite Milfii) fir foil.
A < A. w * * ???
I? BRANDT vsra? b '.d by r i?
>n^' xpcrie'iro i:: ih?: j-; \e'ry o<m lit;
Pie U'sifrd isu 5 f<> b:.t* :nc
J!v ? <*> kn -a"r? ' t!i<> ! . -ad mem'-' r<
f a!! targe fti i*?ii ?o ?> tml Ui >vnghi\
::cq*v.iii;r?1 ?rj.h cv;-r> Ucisii < i
bn-ve--: ikn*. uii-n <>u i?-g. bi<
iat:y yc+r* of e::pe'i :>ce z-iVc linn
rcep'ional - 10 ?>b 5 ?
/ores that caon< the hul f>ow oc*or.al
?hort visits t<? th* ti-e'ropoli-.
THE CONSEQUENGE
; ibat &.)! s?? punhasrd U<r Ms s^oc
lust !-.arc (\ 'V'itv and rh^i-Ach r ti >t
efoie the >urcha-o cf Hwm L-ay Its
n{crtai:?cc; '.hen f ih : rice is iovr,
rf-i! ;.: d zoo and h ? rn-; rn r-;
le bcuefir. /
3. BRANDT, I
Tin^hEL^VKI.KR,
6
Oil EST HB, S c.
All persons b--i.ing <v*itns a^a-^st
hi e-:ht?- ? t i).tv: (}. ?bertsnn, <ie:aS-'<l,
i.ie i?-.r?by notified to ptC cut ^
ie :ii'jie ?;?::>* verified to the ondergncd,
as-?3 a 1 pereoas iniobed to aid
;tato art' notified to make payment :o
ClIAS. P. WRAY,
Executor of il-e Will of David G.
ofoertson, deeeased. 6-20-3w

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