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BY HUGH WILSON. ABBEVILLE, S. C., WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 16. 1891. VOLUME XXXVI. NO. 30; J
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Sold by W. Joel Smith & Sons
National Ami Bniii Loan
aid CodsoI Association.
SAVANNAH, GA. j
Authorized Capital $25,000,000.
OtFICERS AND DIRECTORS.
President, P. W. Meldrlm.
Vice President, W. R. Thlgpen.
Sec'y and Manager, C. P. Miller.
General Attorney, G. H. Miller.
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licaouicii iV. i ?HWVW,
Director of Agencies, V. Breverd.
The Acme of all Building and Loan
Combined with one of the Largest
Life Insurance Companies in the
Plain-Simplicity Itself. Investigate
Investors?Shareholders In Class B have
liberal withdrawal option.
Paid up stock carries 6 per cent, cash dividend,
with participation In profits.
Shareholders in Assured classes obtain for
their families the full maturity vniue of their
stock in case of death.
JL U X)Ul IUWUO?-JLII LCI COO Ob \J |/ci p?;t vbii i>i
Definite contract for 8,4,5,6.7,8, 9or 10 years.
Fire Insurance protection. In Assured class
Cancellation of Mortgage In case of Death.
Prospectus explaining fully these liberal
features mailed free to any address.
Endorsed by business men and R. G. Dun
<fc Co., of Savannah, Ga.
Wanted?A few good agents.
M. M. MATTISON, G. A.
Donalds, S. C.
Sept. 2S, 1891
The Abbeville Land, Loan and
IN ACCORDANCE with Commission of
Secretary of State J. Q. Marshall directed
to the undersigned Board of Corporators o
the ABBEVILLE LAND, LOAN AND 1M
Notice Is hereby given that the books of
subscription of said company will be open at
the otllce of J. ALLEN SMITH, President, on
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6th Inst., at the
Abbeville National Bank.
J. ALLEN SMITH,
W. C. McGOWAN,
AUG. W. SMITH,
E. A. TEMPLETON,
R. M. HADDON,
T. P. COTHRAN.
Poard of Corporators.
Abbeville, S. C., F eb. 5 1891.
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Fine Horse for Sale.
I OFFER MY FINE HORSE DON, FOR
Sale. Sogle-foot ft mile in three minutes,
works anywhere he is hitched, gentle and
I. L. PORTER.
Nov. UC, 1S91.
Land for Sale.
1 OFFER FOR SALE FIFTEEN ACRES
of land lying on the enst side of Little River,
bounded by lands of John B. Kennedy on the
south, J. L. LeKoy, Little River, Mrs. J. W.
Maynard, on the north.
CnlA 4ft nlo/?A nn fhn larirt An TlWRdflV.
the 8th of December, 1891. Terms casif. Purchaser
to pay for papers.
I. L. PORTER.
Nov. 26, 1891.
The State of South Carolina,
COUNTY OF ABBEVILLE.
In the matter of the Estate of Amanda K
Notice to Debtors ana Creditors.
ALL persons indebted to said estate must
settle without delay, and those holding
claims against the estate must present them
properly attested to
N. A. HAYNES.
Dec. 1,1891, St Administrator.
0. E. BRUCE
IS NOW AT
And is prepared to do all kinds of
Shoe and Boot Work.
DONE OF ALL KINDS, and HOME MADE
WORK A SPECIALTY.
? We are making and selling a good ?
Home Made Shoe for $2,1
which we guarantee to give satisfaction. i
A trial in Northern or Hand Made Work In
Shoes or Harness Is all we ask.
.A. Large Stock
Rubber Boots and Shoes
JUST A REIVED.
LOCATED NEXT TO DUCKET'S
NEW YORK STORE.
We have just examined the very
large and complete stock of elegant
Furniture and Sewing Machines
at the above named store.
The Proprietors, Messrs, MILLER
& HARBER, are always present
and will take pleasure in showing
their goods to the public. Persons
wishing to buy anything in
their line will do well to [examine
their stock before purchasing
A full line of Sewing Machine
Attachments and Oil always on
Greenwood, S, C.
6. H. MOORE
HAS opened a New Fancy and Green Grocery
Store in Cothran's Block.
He deals in everything found in a Fancy
Family Grocery Store, where you can purchase
the nicest CANNED GOODS, consisting
Canned Fruits, Vegetables, Meats,
?I?I JHC ,
together with FRESH PRUNES, APPLES,
&c., and other delicacies. The substantial
BACON, BREAKFAST STRIPS,
MEAL, IRISH POTATOES,
WT A A rnmrnm
fiiUUA, iYlUJUAd^S, ilAJXLvj,
V Cigars of the Best Brands. V
Fresh Fish and Oysters, Pork Sausage and
the choicest Beef a specialty.
Oct. 22, 18'JO.
RICHARD GANTT, Is now prepared to d
all work in his department In the bes
manner and at reasonable charges. Monthl
customers shaving, hair cutting and sham
pool UK 31 per month. Rasors boned and pu
in the best condition for 25 cents each.
1"<0 BUY COUNTY AND SCHOOL CLAIMS.
. \Vill cash same at lowest discount.
C. I>. HADDON.
Dec. 1st, 1991. Abbeville, S. C.
Goods to Arrive This Week |
A. M. Hill & Sons.
\ NOTHER lot of those fine Mackerel 1
A barrels and kits.
Pickled Pigs Feet.
Fresh Cabbage twice a week.
Choice Hams and Breakfast Strips.
A beautiful line of French and Plain Candies.
A large asArtment of tea-cakes, fresh and
Northern Apples and Bananas.
Sept. 16,181)1. tf.
To the best advantage and where
you could desire.
We stow a splendifl assortme
Men's: Jas. Means celebrate
Kangaroo Calf bals. Waulkenp]
Process, calf and grain lace and 1
We Have the Be*
That we have ever shown am
equalled. A splendid stock of ]
We offer the most select line of NOB]
Hats and Caps In great variety for Men and iSoj
UNDER SHIRTS, DRAWERS, CR.
Staple Notions, Dry Goods. Grocorles, Hai
Whip and all. Wo have Just received a c
hout TcfchoQ fr?r rnnr nrncnorifr nnH t
Globe and Angle Valves % Incl
Price each -iOcts
Steam Whistles size of Bell. 2 lncl
Price each 52 85
Steam Gauges, each SI 50
Pop Safety Valves, size 1
Price each $5 00
Metropolian Injectors one lever only
Horse-Power, each 6
Price each 810 00
Hancock Inspirators No. 71
Price each 510 00
Hemp Packing, per pound 40cts
Soap Stone Packing, per pound 25cts
Rubber Sheet Packing, per pound 80cts
S Ply Rubber Hose 15cts
Round Iron per pound 2J4cts
S. F. STEI
July 15, 1S91, 12mo.
Heavy Groceries a:
Are Offered at C
At prices to suit the ti
get prices and be conv:
May 17,1891. tf I
For Sale By J. T. Sin
GRAYDON it GRAYDON, E. S. F. GILES, '
Abbeville, S. C. Greenwood, S. C.
GRAYDON & GRAYDON & GILES
"\IfE have formed 8 partnership for the prac *
v tlce of law In all its branches, underthe
firm name of GRAYDON & GRAY DON &
GILES. All business entrusted to any of the
Arm will receive prompt attention.
ELLIS G. GRAYDON,
WM. N. GRAYDON,
E. S. F. GILES.
March 12, ISHO.tf
DR. J. B. BRITT,
PHYSICIAN AND DRUGGIST, - YERDERY, 8. C
DEALER In Pure Drugs. Medicines, Chemicals.
Paints. Stationery, line Perfumery
and Toilet Articles, Fancy Goods, &c.
Prescriptions accurately prepared at all
hours. [Dec. 31,1HIX), 12m
ABBEVILLE, S. C.,
Does General Banking Business.
Buys and sells Exchange and makes Collections.
Paid up Capital 1550,700
.Hnt>Hcribe<l Capital 70.000
Win. IT. Parker, J. T. RnhortNon, j
?J II11II* U. IfllfllT) VAOiUJ-av.
March 5, 1890-12m
DE. T. J. CEYMES,
RADUATB, TEXN. DENTAL SURGEItY,
IS permanently located at Greenwood, and
otters his professional services to Greenwood
and surrounding country.
??-Work done after the most Improved
and Modern methods.
O^Oflice over Bank of Greenwood.'otO
June 3, IStfl.
I ' , ' '
? Remind the Good
it will be the most appreciated
mt of Men's, Women and Childre
d $3, $3,50. $4 and $2,50 Farm
last bals. Cork Sole bals. ?
jutton. Children and Infants
st Assortment and Lai
1 at very low prices. Childre
Fancy Cassimere Suits, Crokscre1
Taller Made Sample department, with a hand
atterns. Fit and satisfaction guaranteed, m
BY STIFF HATS ever brought to Abb
?vats, over shirts, dress se
dware, Umbrellas, to Suit any and everybody,
ar load ol the well known and popular "MIL1
extending a hearty invitation to till, we are th
& MACHINE WORKS.
GREENWOOD, S. C.
h % inch y, inchl %in. 1 in. ll^in. l^in. 2 In.
50cts bOcts |80cta SI 10 81 70 82 35 83 55
8octs 50cts '"Oots f)5cts 81 40
il 2V^ln 3 inchl
8:51)0 81 80
8 10 I 12 16 20 25 30
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812 00 817 00 |
or 20c ts per yard.
or 25cts per 3 yards.
or 25cts per square foot.
s & Chambers,
3E AND FERTILIZERS.
ad Farm Supplies
Jlose Prices, and
mes. Call and see us,
i & Chambers,
jownaesvuue, s. u.
ims, Greeiiwooft, S. C.
l\ToT7-or nnt nf Stnnk
11 U V VI V/UU V/l MUVVXL
WE KEEP ALWAYS ON 1IAN1) A
number of borscs and mules for sale.
We have now several excellent work animals
which we will sell chert p.
A. B. Hamlin, Agent.
May 19,1801. tf ?
H. D. Reese,
At>l>eville, S. C.,
IS ALWAYS ready to serve the public in
his line of business, and solicits a share
of the work in his line.
He will keep a varied stock of the best nml
cheapest spectacles and eve-classes, together
with silver nlated ware and Jewelry.
Nov. 1!) 18'JO.
E. F. GILLIAUD,
nVER THE POST - OFFICIO. IS PHK
1 ... ..ii i. ! in IUA mw
imim it? iii? an wwi n in iu? uiiu. vi/xTING,
MAKING. RKI'A I KING,and ('LKANI
N(i of GKXTLEMKN'.S CLOTHING, a
HAMl'LES of SUITS nlwn.vs on hand.
Charges Reasonable. June It), 1891. 12mos.
Llewellia Setter Ptt;>s for Sale.
SIRE AND DAM registered In A. K. C
G. L. CONNOR.
Aug. 12,185)1, tf Cokesfoury, S. C.
no c t w\\ com
urn hi vvilouivi
#S-Ofllce up stairs over C. 1\ Hammond &
Co.'h store. Aug. 28,1881).
All persons having business
with the School Commissioner, will
ilndhlm In his otHce, all public days and
every Saturday in each month nearest the
middle of the mouth, during the presentyear
for the purpose of registering claims, <*c.
E. COWAN, School CommmlssloRer,
Feb. 4,1891 tf.
People of Abbeville
!. In our capacious store room
in's good, We would call spec:
lers Shoes and Quarter Eagle Bool
Jcotcli Edge bals. Ladies Kid bi
Shoes all kinds and Prices.
:gest Stock of
n suits from $1 up. Our sto<
w and Clay Worsteds. For evi
some Fashion Plate from which lo select the st
takes this department Just the thing when you
eville. A look will convince you of this. i
[IRTS, COLLABS, Cuffs, Hosiery, Crlo'
Don't forget that we are the people to fix y
3CTRN WAGONS." A good line of Carts, Bug
e old reliable house of
L SMITH 6
I HAVE JUST
LARGEST k CHEAPEST
Ever brought to Greenwood, S. C.
Please call and examine before
F. M. ALLEN,
GREENWOOD, S. 0.
Between J. T. Simmon's and bank
of Greenwood. Oct. 7, '91. 3m
W. L. Anderson et. al. against W. L. Ander
By virtue of authority given me
In a mortgage dated January 2d, 18S8, I will
sell at Ninety-Six on DECEMBER 30tb, 1891,
the following described property, situate in
the town or Ninety-Six, Abbeville county,
State of South Carolina, to wit: All that
tract or lot of land on which the said W. L.
Anderson, Jr., now resides, containing
Two (2) Acres,
more or less, and bounded by landi of G. M.
Anderson, J. C. Griffln, and others.
W. L. ANDERSON,
Dec. 9,1891. lit Mortgagee.
ON REASONABLE TERMS, a desirable
farm, on G. <fe C. R. R., three miles above
Hodges, containing200 acres. Good dwelling
and barn, 12 acres bottoms, and a fine cotton
plantation. Apply to
J. L. WHITE.
Dec.!), 1801,3t Verdery, S. C.
i LL persons to whom JAMES KING, now
| /\ deceased, was Indebted, will please present
their accounts to the undersigned, duly
proved. Those persons whom he owed can
got their money by presenting their claltriR to
me at once. JOHN KINO.
Due. 9,181)1, tf
Lumber and Shingles
rpO SUPPLY EVERY DEMAND. THEY
1 will be sold low. Enquire of me for
prices. S. O. THOMSON.
DeC. D, 1S!H, tf
WOOD ! WOOD! WOOD !
Am. hill a sons have 500 conns
. of Oak and Pine Wood, which they oft'er
for sale. Orders left at store will he promptly
A. M. HILL & SONS.
Dec. 9,1S01, tf
I OFFER for sale my HOUSE and LOT In
which I now live, contaluingseven rooms
and other convenience, also good out buildings.
Terms to suit purchaser. Apply to
W. G. CHAPMAN.
n IQOI A AkKnf.|llan IT C2 f*
WE CARRY A FULL LINE
Stoves, Tin Ware,
FURNITURE & COFFINS.
Call and see us and get our Prices.
Covin & Morrah,
Mt. Carmel, S. 0
June ,1801. 6m. '
X -LVIUIM Hi 1
s you will find almost everything
ial attention to the following in
ts. Satin Oil bals and Congress,
iitton and Lace. Ladies French
jk of Overcoats can't be excelled or
ary day Pants the Bull-Dog beats
ylesand a beautiful line of samples to choose
want a nice suit or single guarment
\ iso fall stock of Soft Felt, Crash and Wool
ves, Handkerchiefs, JEWEBY, Etc.
r*n nn roHh o nino Hnomr TTornoao T.on Pnho
V/Vl TT.Vfc* uu.vwwu6biT, ^U4Uvw.,,
;gy and Carriages always in stock.
COTTON SEED TOTTED.
I WILL be in the market from this date,
and will pay the HIGHEST cash price for
cotton seed, representing the Charlotte Oil
and Fertilizer Company. Headquarters at
the old depot.
H. J. ROPER.
Sept 9,1891, tf
J. 8. COTHRAN. L. W. PERRIN.
-T. P. COTHRAN.COTHRAN.PERRIN
Abbeville, S. C.
April 929. 1891, tf. .
R. C; WILSON & CO.
Having bought the ginnery of
G. S. Wilson & Co., located on (he lot
opposite the Episcopal church, will run the
same during the grinning season.
Ginning, 25 Cents per Hundred
Pounds of Lint.
Bagging and Ties furnished at the market
price. The machinery is in first class condition,
and the best of work will be done, and
the firm hopes to merit and receive a share of
the publlb patronage.
The highest market price will be paid in
cash tor cotton seed.
Wagons kept for hire to such customers as
need the services of a team.
We will run a grist mill in connection with
, the ginnery, and will be glad to grind corn
> for customers any day in the week.
B. C. WILSON & 00.
August 12,1891, tf
J. W. Sign, Undertaker,
fi as inat.reo.fiivfld n. fnll llneof Burial Robes
n for ladles and gentlemen, ranging in
price from S3 up.
They are handsome,convenient and exceedingly
low priced, being less tban half tbe ordinary
price of a dress or a suit of clothes.
Tie Cotton State Telepii School.
DUE WEST, S. C.
WELL EQUIPPED WITH ALL MODEKN
appliances. Rates reasonable,
Thorough instruction guaranteed or money
Catalogue free on application. Address
T. E. POLHILL. Principal,
Sept. 1G, 1891 Due West. S. C.
Terra Cotta Wells.
THE undersigned is not disposed to brag on
his new mode of water supply^ but Jt^ is
proven ooyona me suuuuw 01 u. uuuuu uh?l
his wells are the best and more durable than
any other kind. He boasts of not having
lost a single one in seven years, while twothirds
of his work is for parties having lost
their dug wells.
C. M. CALHOUN,
Greenwood, S. C.
They are frog proof and superior to one dug,
and are bound to supersede all others.
Joel S. Bally, Greenwood, S. C.
Greenwood Cotton and Oil Mills.
Cal. Kinard, Ninety-Six, S. C.
Rev. Pressly, Due West, S. C.
Jones Miller, /. bbevllle, S. C.
I have sunk nine-tenths of the wells in my
town in seven years.
? Jl _ A1 3
insure in tne uia
Manhattan Life Instance Co.,
OF NEW YOBK. INCORPORATED IN 1850.
HE new survivorships dividend policy of
the Manhattan Life Insurance Company, Is
Incontestable, non-forfeitable, payable at
sight, and free from all technicalities.
COFIELD it MILLER, Gen'l Agts.
Spartanburg, S. C.
Nov. 11,1891. tf.
Notice to Debtors.
ALL persons indebted to the firm of AUG.
\V. SMITH & CO.. for MULES, will take
notice thai their Notes are now due. and that
prompt payment must be made on them.
AUG. W. SMITH.
Nov. 4, 1991 tf.
NOTICE TO HUNTERS I
WE MEAN THIS.
FRIENDS and all other persons are hereby
warned not to trespass on the Norwoood
estate, known as the McDuflie and Young
places; and also, on the plantation of Mrs.
Sarah M. Calhoun, in Magnolia township.
We do not like to refuse friends,and they will
please not ask permission to hunt. Unless
the destruction of the game is stopped, we
will soon have none to hunt.
JOHN S. NORWOOD,
HENRY H. NORWOOD,
Agents of the Norwood Estate.
WM. PATRICK CALHOUN,
Lessee of Mrs. Sarah M.Calhoun's place.
Nov. 11,1891, tf
ALL SORTS OP >|
ORDERS FOR ALL KINDS
LUMBER, SHINGLES, LATHS,
And other BUILDING MATERIAL solicited. /;J|
I HAVE WAGONS j
And can deliver any goods ordered frcm me,
and will contract to
S. G. Thomson, j
Abbeville, April 15, 1891, 12m.
U CHIPLEY & BRO. j
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REPAIRERS OF ^ ; .
Guns,Pistols, Locks, &c *
Also beep on hand a fall line of
WOBK GUABANTEED. ?
GREEWOOD, 0. \ 'M ^
1000 TONS OF COTTON seed. |f|
Mast have them by first of January. For . 3
which will pay highest market price In cash, Si
or exchange meal and halls for same, special g9:
prices for large lots. Be sore and see me be- ? W|
j. f. miller. ;:jm
Representing Standard Oil Co..
IF YOU ABE GOING WEST 9
AND WANT LOW RATES i
Texas, Missouri, Colorado, Oregon and Call- *2!
fornia, or any point WEST or NORTHWE8T &
it niJLJL mtam. ivw v gfl
To write to me. _ _ </Mm
FRED. D. BUSH, ,-s^9
D. P. A., I?. <k'N. B. * . - "vfl
2 Wall St.. Atlanta, Ga. <v <?rtr :
Oct. 28,1891. 6m.
0 ^ 1
ess--o-a ?ar o I
?MANUFACTURED BY? ; _^H|
Tlie Wilcox & Gibbs Goano Co,.j|
CHARLESTON, S. C., I
iffcod ' I
txt a att,t?"n - two shares 6*mm
WAi\ ? JhU Stock, on the lnstal-'-^B
inent plan In the Farmer's Bank. State lot*- ' H
eat price, and address "Buyer," care of the rij
Press and Banner, Abbeville, S. C. fl
Nov. 18,1801. tf
GINS, GINS, GINST 1
PRATT and AUGUSTA BEST |
SO cheap as to astonish you. Come AnA.vilH
see two car loads, also H
CANE MILLS, EVAPOEATOBS, I
ENGINES, BOILEES, SAW 1
and GRIST MILL. I
GEO. R. LOMBARD & CO. 1
Fonndrv. Machine.Bolter and Gins world
Augusta, Ga. Oct. 7,1S9L 8m
CITY BANE, I
Greenwood, S. C.'..'9
CAPITAL - - $60,000. 9
Deposits Solicited. 9
CAREFUL nnd prompt attention given to .^B
collections. Lock boxes for rent. .
D, A. P. Jordan, President. ;*
J, O.Maxwell, M.D., Vice-Pres. Jjj
G. A. Earksdale, Cashier. B
J. F. Davis, Assistant OashierJBB
Oct. 7,1891. 3m
R. H. HENDERSON, V
Attorney at Law. H
(Trfifinwoofi. ft. C. -'M
OFFICE over Lee & Bailey's store. Prompt IK
attention given to collections. HI
April 15.1891. 12m*
ABBEVILLE, S. C. fl
THE McMlllian Ginnery is now in fullflH
operation, and all cotton brought to this
Uinnery wiii oe promptly ginned and packed.
Persons from the country may come wlth- .^H
out previous arrangements and feel sure of Bfl
prompt attention. The capacity of the Qln*1^H
nery is full and ample. HH
FRANCIS HENRY, jH
, Oct.3,1891. Manager,*