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A SLY D.%SH AT TnE CRITTER.-Oue of
our subscribers, (says the Rhode I sland Re.
publican.) who happened to be in New Port
last summer, got down into the bar-room at
a very early hour, when lo ! who should call
in first but a tall well dressed Quaker gen
tleman, who had been attracted thither by
the "yearly conference." The friend looked
about for a moment and then turning to the
"Boy, dost thou ever make lemonade ?'
"Certainly, sir, a great deal every day."
"Well, make me a glass. Take that larg
est sized tumbler."
Boy mixes ingredients and pours in water
" Stop-leave a vacancy. H as thee any
old nice French brandy I"
" Well, pour till I tell thee stop."
The boy acted accordingly.
"Stop!" exclaimed the Quaker in due
time; "has thee any good Jamaica rum?"
" No sir."
"Any Santa Cruz ?"
"Well, then, pour till I tell thee stop."
It was done and the boy mixed the con
tents of the tumbler which was brim-full, in
the usual mode, our Quaker friend raised it
to his lips, and poured down in one coihtinu.
ous stream, the whole arrangement, without
the interruption of a breath. 'Then with a
look of satisfaction to the inner man, which,
on such occasions, is seen but not described,
he sat down his glass and inquired what
was to pay. He paid and turned to go
away, but stopped as if he had forgotton
something just :is he reached the door, and
casting his eye to the fountain of refresh
ment where he had imbibed the exilerating
" Lad, thee is a very small boy, but thee
does make a gr-gr-grand lemonadc."
"P. Doxs IT."-" YoU Tommie, my son,
what's that you are saying I"
La! ma, I just said confound it."
"Why, my son, mother's astonished to:
hear you talk so. That's nanghty !"
"I says worser than that sometimes. I
just cusses right out-just like anybody.
You know all men cusses!"
" Ah, my son, gentlemen do not curse!
Low trifling men curse; but gentlemen of
good manners and good sense don't."
"IWell, anyhow, my pa does it."
"Run along to play Tommie, and be a
little man. Don't say such naughty things!"
Enter Father.-" Pa, are you a gentle.
" Yes, my san: I try to be one, but what
makes you aak such strange questions. Tom.
mie? Who says otherwise ?"
Nobody, sir, but I was a thinking that;
somebody tolled me a story-you or ma
" Thomas, what do you mean
" I jest means, Pa, that you cusses, and
Ma says gentlemen don't. And I know you
do; cause I heard you cuss the carriage
driver t'other day, and I've been a saying it
"Peggy! Peggy ! como take this boy to
bed r"-Mahita TivM.-.
reappearcd, drenched with rail).
"Where in Heaven's name, have you
be-en (" asked the host, viewing the object
which looked like a dog about the piaws, and
ai weeping willuw about the head.
"1 t" said he quietly, " I have been home
to tell my wife that as it was such a bad
night I 4hould not return."
Goon.-A young man fromi the towvn of
S--, in Richlanid county. Ohio, having de
termined to celebrate the " Glorious Fourth,"
visited Clevltad on that occasion, accom;
panied by a t'air damsel. Trhe young mamn
nmever hav'ing been much fromi " hum,' w~as
somewhat unaccustomed to) the " usages of
this world." lie " put up" at the WeddellI
and ordered dinner, which, in due time being
announced, the young gallant boldly walked
in to a sumptuous repast, leaving the young
lady alone in the sitting-room. After par.
taking of a meal that "astonished his bow
els," he returned to his companion-who
was rather surp~rised at this proceeding
and remaked : " The dinner was darned good,
why don't you buy you some .?" T he above
is an actual fact, which wve can voueh for.
Trhe young lady was sixteen hours without
anything to eat.-Cin. Enquirer.
Hluxonous.--Once a preacher holding forth'
on the enid of time, and as there had been
a great inmber of shooting stars not long
before, he drew a bold illustration from that
"My brethren, you have often wondered
what was the meaning, of them shooting
stairs. It was this my brethren:
When thie Lord he say the stairs was too
thfek and close together like, lhe took the
magnesia of attraction, or the traction of
gratification, if you please to call it by the
vulgar name, and lie shook 'em, ah, and
thinned 'em out, ah, and left thema as was
Then leaning over the desk, and lowering
his voice to a confidential tone, he continued:
"'Thus, my friends, will it be in ihe end
of tho world. The Lord will apply the
magnesia of attraction to the meeting folks,
and shake 'em about, and thin 'em out, and
the only stairs left in the fundamental galaxy
of His glory will be the good old Baptist
" On my friend," said a doctor to an Irish
patient, "bhe composed, we must all die
" Howly Mary ! and its there ye are de
ther," cried Pat, an sure that's what vexes
me. If I could die half a dozen times, I'd
not care a cint about it this time at all at alL"
GEN. SMITH, of Virginia, was once mak
ing a long, tiresome speech in Congress,
when pausing, lie remarked to Mr. Clay,
who sat near him, " You speak for the pres
eut, I speak for posterity," " Yes," replied
Mr. Clay, "and you seem determined to
speak on until your audience arrives."
" Au, Martha; but does thmes regard me
with the feeling the world calls love? " I
hardly know what to tell thee, Seth. I have
greatly feared that my heart was an. erring
one-I-'have tried to bestow my love oni all;
but I may have sometimes thought, Spth,
A gentleman on board of a steamboat
with his family, on being asked by his chil.
dren, "what inade the boat go?" gave them
the following very lucid description of the
machinery and its principles; "You see,
my dears, this thingumbob here goes down
through the hole and fastens on the jigma
ree; and that connects with the-crinkum,
and then that man, lie's the engineer, you
know, kind o' stirs up the-what-do-you.
call-it with his long poker, and then all
shove along and the boat goes ahead."
TE following rich incident actually oc
curred, not long ago, in the recitation room
of a Law School, not a thousand miles from
Lebanon. One of the professors, to test
the ability of the student he was examining,
propounded this question: "Mr. - ,
what do you think should be done with a
man that had committed suicide ?" The
student scratched his head a moment, as if
to brighten his ideas, and responded: " Well,
it is my opinion, as a professional man, that
he ought to be made to support the child."
Tins is not the age of poetry, yet Squire
Jones' daughter has inspired a feller, who
lets himself off as follows:
Red is rosy posy's hie,
That grows down in the 'hollers"
And red is uncle Nathan's barn,
That cost a hundred dollars;
And red is sister Sally's shawl,
That cousin Levi bought her;
But redder still the blooming cheek
Of Squire Jones' daughter.
"'TNTIoN!" exclaimed an Irish sergeant
to his plattoon; " Front face, and tind to
the rowl call! As many of ye as is prisint
will say " Here!" and as many of ye as is
not prisiut will say " Absent !"
"LovE your neighbors as you love your
self," said a parson to an honest member of
his flock. " The Lord help 'etn, then, for
I hate myself like pizen ever since I jined
A Schenectady editor, describing the
effects of a squall upon a canal boat says,
" when the gale was at its highest, the un
fortunate craft keeled to larboard, and the
captain and another cask df whisky rolled
B T Virtue of sundry writs of Fieri Facias, to
me directed, I will proceed to sell at Edgefield
C. H., on the first Monday in October next, the
following property in the following cases, viz:
Samuel Brooks and others'- J. H. Christian and
others, One house and lot in the Village of Edge
field, containing one acre, more or less, adjoining
lands of ,lohn M. Witt and 11. Boulware. Also.
one other lot of land in the Village of Edgefield,
known as the Brick Yard Lot, containing five acres
more or k-ss, adjoining lands of .Tohn Colgan, John
Malov, IT. T. Wright and others.-levied upon as
the property of the defendant, J. IT. Christian.
Samuel Williams vs William Strom, Sr.; Jackson
Holmes and others severally vs The Same, One
Tract of Land containing Four hundred and sixty
two acres, more or less, adjoining lands of William
Prescott, Daniel Prescott and others.
Uenry Roel vs B. F. Strom; A. Sikins, for
David Thomas, et ux, vs.* The Same; Win. W.
A dams, aisrignee, and oilier Plaintiflk vs The Same,
A Tract of Land containing Five hundred acres,
more or less, adjoining lands of Dr. Samuel U3run
son, Butler Williams and others.
A. Simnkins, C.E.E D., vs Jackenn ITotmes - S. F.
Good~i .. -, - -
..agms ot i'r. J. E. Lewis, Mrs. ht
Rynoldls and others.
John L. Hlarmon vs John W. McKellar, A tract
of Land containing Five hundred aeres, .ore- or
lss, adjoiniing kinds of John .L. liarmon, Wiui'a
. Dorn and others.
A. Mt. Benson, bearer, vs C. Richter, a House
and Lot at Liberty 11ill, containinig two neres, more
or less, :idjoininig hinds of John C. Coursey, W.
T. West and others.
.ames 11. Willis vs Augustus B. Green, a Tract
if Lind containing two hundred aerts, mnore or
bss, adjoining landi's of W. B. Hei;,htower, N. K.
luer, Mlary 11le ~itower and others.
W. W. Sale, assignee, vs Rufus Holley ; St eed
ma~n & Itlimns vs The Saimie; others Plaintilfs seve
rally vs The Same, A Tnet of Land containing
One thousand acres, more or less, bounded by lands
of Wade Glover, W. P. Jones and I). J. Walker.
The State vs Alfred Hatcher. A Tract of Land
containing two lhundlred and eighty acres, more or
eas, bounded tby lands of Amios Landrum, John
Bnnskett and others.
Ternii of sale cash.
JA MES EIDSON, s.E D.
Sept 9't 3
State of Southb Carolina,
BY W. F. DURISUE, Esquire, Ordinary of Edlge
Wheeas JoephMorris hath applied to me for
Letters of Adiministration, on all and sinsular thes
goods and chattles, rights and creditsol Robert F. Cun
ninham, late of the District afore,.aid, deceased.
Thlese are, therefore, to cite and admonish all and
singular, the kindred and creditors of thie said deceas
ed, to be and appear before me, at our next OJrthnary's
Court for the said Distriet, to be holden at Eds~efield
C. H., on the 2:2nd day of September imat, to shcw
cause, if any, why the said administration should not
Given under my hand andI seal, this sixth day of
September in the year of our Lord one thousand eight
hundred and fifiy-six, and in the 8lth year of Ameri
canIndpenenc. W. F. DURISOE, O. E. D.
September 10 2t 35
State or South Carolina,
B Y W. F. DURISOE, Esq., Ordinary of Edgefield
Whereas, W. Y. Quarls, hath applied to me
for Letters of Administration on alt and singular the
goods and chattles, righis and credits of Mary Ann
Quares, late of the D.istrict aforesaid, deceased.
These are, therefore, to cite and admonish alt and
singular, the kindred and creditors of the said deceas
ed, to be and appear before me,at our next Ordinary's
Court for the said District, to be holden at Edgefield
C. H., on the 22nd day of September inst., to show
cause, if any, why the said administration should not be
Given under my hand and seal, this 6th day of Sep.
tember in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hun
tred and fifty-six, and in thte 8hth year of American
W F. DURISOE, 0. E. D.
September 10 2t 35
Notice to Bridge Builders.
A CONTR ACT for building a NEWBRIDGE
across Turkey Creek, on the Chappell's Ferry
Road, will be let to the lowest bidder, on the first
Mondy in October next, at Edgefield C. H!.
Terms made known on the day above mentioned.
J. B. GRIFFIN, Clerk B. C.
Sept 10 __ _ _ 4t 35
A.LL Persons indebted to the Estate of Jesse
Jennmings, dee'd., are requested to settle up
at an early date, and those having demands against
said Estate are hereby notified to present them
duly proved, to the Subscriber, on or before the
first Monday of December next, as I intend about
that time to make a final settlement on said Estate.
JOHN J. JENININGS, Adm'or.
Sept 3 3m 34
Superfine flains and Lard!
JUST received a fine Stcek of the above Goods
wJa l - 5
WIe -bgeficib abucrtisr.
PUBLIGHED EVERY WEDNESDAY MOnNINO.
W. F. DURISOE & SON.
Two DOLLARS per ycar, if paid in advance-Two
DOLLARS and FIFTY CENTs if not paid within six
months-and THREE DOLLARS if not paid before the
expiration of the year. All subscriptions not distinct
ly limited at the time of suhscribing, will be consider.
ed as made for an indefinite period, and will be con
tinued until all arretrages are paid, or at the option of
the Publisher. Subscriptions from other States must
INVARIABLY be accompanied with the CASH.
ADVERTIsEMENTS will he conspituously inserted at
75 cents per Square (12 lines or less) for the first in
sertion, and 371 cents for each subsequent insertion.
When only published Monthly or Quarterly $1 per
square will be charged. All Advertisements not having
the desired number of insertions marked on the mar
gin, will be continued until forbid and charged accor
Those desiring to advertise by the yearcan do so on
liberal terms-it being distinctly understood that con
tracts for-yearly advertising are confined to the imme
diate, legitimate business of the firm or individual
contracting. Transient Advertisements must be paid
for in advance.
For announcing a Candidate, Three- Dollars, IN
For Advertising Estrays 'rolled, Two Dollars, to be
paid by the Magistrate advertising.
Medical College of Georgia,
A UG USTA, Jur.v, 1856.
T HE TWENTY-FIFTH Course of Lectures
in this Institution will commence the FIRST
MONDAY IN NOVEMBER NEXT.
G. M. NEWTON, M. D., Anatomy.
L. A. DUGAS, M. D., Surgery.
I. P. GARVIN, M. D., Materia Medica, Thera
penites,and Medical Jurisprudence.
J. A. EVE, M. D., Obstetrics and Diseases of
Women and Infants.
H. V. M. MILLER, M. D., Physiology and Pa
ALEX. MEANS, M.D.,Professor of Chemistry.
L. D. FORD. M. D., Institutes and Practice of
II. F. CAMPBELL, M. D., Surgical, Compara
tive, and Microscopical Anatomy.
S. CAMPBELL. M. D., Demonstrator of Anat
S. B. SIMMONS, M.D., Assistant Demenstrator.
JURIAH HARRIS, M. D., Proseetor to Profes
sor of Surgery.
Clinical Lectures will he delivered regularly at
the City Hespital, and aniple opportunities will be
afforded for the study of Practical Anatomy.
Fees for the entire Course............$105 00
Matriculation Ticket (to be taken once).. 5 00
For further particulars, apply to
G. M. NEWTON, Dean.
Augusta, July 15, 2m 27
II E undersigned have associated themselves for
T the purpose of conducting a
General Mercantile Business,
In the Village of Edgeflield, where we are n- w re
ceiving and opening (in the room formerly occupied
by W. P. Butler) an entirely new, varied and ex
tensive stock of Goods, embracing nearly every
article usually kept for the trade, which have bqen
recently seleeted by us, in person, from the litest
importations of the Northern Markets.
We especially invite an inspection of our Stock,
with the assurance that we can please even the
Desiring to confine our future operations more
closely, to the Cash System, we shall, at all times,
ofier extra inducements to cash buyers.
W. P. BUTLER,
J. A. BLAND.
A pril 9, 1S53. tf 19
DRUGS, MEDICINES, &c,
D RS. .G.& T. J. TEAGUE, respect
ulyiform their friends and patrons that
y have just received their FRESH Stock of
:Murc and Genuine Druue -.
-V us to g
.. tundy informs his friends that
Ihe is still at the same old Stand,
and] makes to order,
Boots and Shoes
OF THE BEST MATERIAL AND WORKMANSHIP.
Also, on hand, a very fine assortment of
Dress, Double Soled Water Proof and Quilted
And, asustual, a variety of thnoee FINEC PUMP
BOOTS, so much and so justly admnire.
All of whieh, in future, lhe will sell at the Low
etP ces for CASil and CASil ONLY.
le will strictly adhere to this rule in every instance,
tnd earnestly trusts that NONE will expect him to
depart from It. WM. McEVOY.
Sept2 -5 tf 37
Water Proof Ware-House,
HAMBURG, S. ('.
STHlE Subscriber has taken the
Planters Water Proof
Ware-Houise, formerly occupied by Mr. Jousx
Ustt~, Sr., anid by strict attention to btusiness he
hopes to merit a liberal share of the patronage of
the genorous public of the upper and Cotton-grow
The Ware Hlouse is above high water mark, and
more secure frotm Fire thtan any other Ware House
I will also tiend to receiving and forwvarding
Goods, &e., intrusted to my care.
C. HI. KENNEY.
Unmburg, Sept 1ht, 1855, tf 34
Of the Tin Manufactury,
N EA R D)R. R. T. MIM S' T AN Y A RD!
H lE Subscriber would respectfully inform the
citirzens of Edgelield and the surrounding Dis
tricts, that he has removed to his residence, where
he has recently erected a large and commodious
Shop, and is now prepared to carry on the
IN AL4L ITS BRANCHES, such as Manufactu
ring Tin Ware for Merchants, ROOFING, GUIT
TEING, and all manrner of JOB WORK.
Always on hand a general assortment of
TIN AND JAPAN WARE!
lri- Merchants supplied at shortest notice and on
the most reasonable terms. Orders solicited.
C. L. REFO.
Ot 3 tf 37
STATE OF SOUTH CA ROLINA,
IN COMiMON PLE AS.
Thomas H. Trent,
Ltmback & Cooper.
T lHE Plaintiff in the above stated ease, having
this day filed his D)eelaration in my Ofieoe,
and the Defendants having neithei wife nor Attor
ney known within the limits of this State, on whom
copies of said Declaration with rules to plead can
be served, On motion of Mr. STYLEs, Plaintiff's
Attorney, Ordered that said Defendants appear end
plead to said declaration within a year and a day
from thte date hereof, or final and absolute judgment
will be given against them.
THOS. G. BACON, C.C.E.D.
OctI, 1855 qly 46
Brushes, Brushes !
N Store a fine Variety of Paint, Varnish, Grain
ing Blenders, Tanners, Whitewash, Crumb,
Dusting and Hair Brushes and Combs-Flesh
Brushes and Hlair Gloves-Nail, Tooth and Shaving
Brushes, &e. For sale by
A. G. & T. J. TEAGUE, Druggists.
May 23 tf 19
ALL persons indebted to the Estate of William
AD. Thurmond, deo'd., are requested to make
payment to the undersigned. And those having
demands against the samne will present them accord
ing to law.
PL& D)I . ThURMOND, Amr
L&pan .1 '. et . 1
IR U INA HOTELi
HAMBURG, S. C.
JOHN A MAYS, PROPRIETOR.
TH~ :Publie are respectfully in
formed that this Hotel has under- *,s,
g6ne a thorough repair, and has been I m
refitted in the BEST STYLE. regard
less of expense, and was opened on the First of Octo
ber, for the reception of Boarders and accomodation
of Transient customers.
The best accommodation is guarantied to those
who will favor tlie Proprietor with their patronage,
and the Management will be such as to command
for the House, the reputation it has always main
tained, as the Best Hotel in Hamburg.'
The Proprietor assures the pablic that no pains
shall be spared on the part of the Management to
furnish the Table with the best viands the Markets of
Augusta and Hamburg afford.
Families xisiting our Town are solicited to give us
a'call, - as our best exertions shall he devoted to ad
minister to their entire comfort.
Attached to the - Hotel, is a fine LIVERY and
SALE STABLE, kept by C. DANIELs & J. B.
CAnaIco, which is well fitted up and has all kinds of
Provender thatthis Market can possibly afford, and
they pledge-themselves to take as good care of Stock
as any other Stable, or so pay.
They are prepared to accommodate Drovers Stock,
and Transient JHorses at all times, and have Horses
and Buggies to hire, and will run one or more Hacks,
whenever called for on reasonable terms.
N. B.-They have an eminent Horse Farrier
who proposes to cure all curable diseases of the
Horse, (contagious diseases excpted.) or no pay,
and will be responsible that horses under his treat
ment shall be well oared for and sweated according
Hamburg, April23 1856. 6m 15
heap Dry Goods for Spring,
BROOM & NORRELL.
3S Biroad Street-Augusta Ga.
H AVEijust opened their Spring Stock of Staple
and Fancy Dry Goods, and would respectful
ly call the attention of the citizens of Edgefield and
adjoining Districts to the assortment, which com
prises almost everything in the Dry Goods line,
having been bought by an experienced buyer, they
are prepared to offer Goods at such prices as they
can guarantee to be as COEAP AS THE9 CHEAPEST.
Feeling assured that a careful examination of our
Stock will induce a liberal share of Patronage. they
solicit the favor of an early call. Among our Goods
we invite particular attention to the following, viz:
Plaid Blk. and Fancy Dress SILKS
" Satin Striped and Fr. Printed BEREGES
Rch SILK GRENADINES and Satin Plaid
Fr. Printed CHALLIES and BEREGA Dg
Rich Grenadine, Berege and Jaconet FLOUN
Rich Fr Printed ORGANDIES, MUS LINS and
and A LPACAS
Plain & chkd Jaconet, Cambricks, NANSOOKS
and SWISS MUSLINS
BRILLIANTS, CALICOES, GINGHAMS,
TARLTONS &c. &c. &c.
Large assortment Worked Edgings and Inser
Rich Emba BASQUES, Lace and Silk MAN
Lace and.Crape SHAWLS-Blk. Silk LACES.
Superior Assortment of Goods for GENTS and
LINENL TABLE DAMASKS, DIAPERS,
TOWELLINGS &c. &c.
10-4 and 12-4 LINEN SHEETINGS and super
~PILLOW CASE LINENS
Superior assortment Blk and Bro DOMESTICS,
SIEETINGS, LONG CLOTlIS,
STRIPES, TICKINGS and Servants Goods
HOSIERY for Gents, Ladies, Misses, Boys and
hidren all kinds and prices.
Together -with many other goods not named, all
which will be offered at prices that cannot be un
dersold in tipi way of fair and upright dealin' by'
any House in-aa
*............; iatuterat patronage
eALwed, and to inform those still in want of Pinnos
that we still keep a stock of Pianos
in Augusta, which we will sell at unprecettent
ed lowv rates. Those wanting Pianos, will find it
greatly to their advantage to write to us, as we war
rant to please in prices, and quality of instrumnents.
ST Orders or inquiries addressed to us at A ugus
ta or Rome, Geo., will nmeet with prompt attention.
A. A. CLARK & SON,
or A. A. CL ARK & SON,
!June 28, -23_
T H E subscriht-r is now receiving his Spring and
ISummer Stock of Goods at his old stand the
Brick Store, consisting of every variety usually kept
in a D~ry Goods store, viz:
Rich colored Silks for ladies Dresses,
Silk Tissues, Challeys, Ta rage Delaines,
Plain and Colored Barager,
Muslin and Earlston Gingharis
English and Anmerican Prints,
Plain, Cheeked, Striped & D~ottedl Swiss Muslina,
Plain, Checked Jlaeonets and Camubries,
Fine worked Collars, ChMnizitts and Under
Swiss and Jaennet Muslin Edgrings and Insertings
Fine Silk, Crape, Napolitan Straw antd Faney
A good assortment of Bonnet Ribbons
A good assortament of Fasiiionable H ATS of all
Ikinds suitable for the seasoc
Umbrellars and Parrnsols,
Mens, Ladies. Boys, Misses anid childrens, Boots
and Shoes of all kinds
Groceries, Hardware and Crockery.
WVith many other articles too tedious to mention
all of which wvill be sold on the most accommodating
ters, all are invited to call and examine for them
g1 A liberal discount for Cash.
-B. C. BRYAN.
A pril 2 1856 f 12.
Wagons and Iron Plow Stocks,
I H AVE secured the services of a FIRST RATE
IWHEELWRIIGIHT, anad propose to build
Large and Smnall Wagos
to order, and to do all kinds of REPAIRING in the
Wagon Business at the shortest notice.
lam still mannincturinig out of the best material,
THE IRON PLOW STOCK,
(Foreman's Patent,) and offer thema to the Planters
of Edgefield District at $5.50 per Stock.
All orders for Plows will be promptly attended
to. S. F. GOOEE.
Edgefield C. 1H., Feb 27 tf7
Brought to the Jail.
O F this District a Negro mian who says his name
is Jim and that he belongs to J. A. Shankhin
of Charleston,So. Ca. Said Jim is about 25 or 30
years of age, five feet 7 incbes high copper color
weighing about 100 lbs. The owner is requested to
come forward, prove property, pay charges and take
him away otherwise he will be dealt wvith according
to law. JMES EIDSON, J.L..
Jly 23, 1856 tf 8
EGETABLE LIVER MEDICINEs,
A SAFE AND EFFECTUAL REMEiDY
For all kinds of Liver diseases, and all dis
cses and indispositions that originate
from a diseased state or inactivity
of the Liver-such as chronic
and acute inflammation of the
Liver, dyspepsia, sick head
ache, sourness of stomach,
loss of appetIte, cholic,
costiVeness, &e., &Ct.
100 1fackages just received and for sale by
G. L. PENN, Agent.
Jefy i tf 25
O -Orders will receive any attention unless
.aoopaied with the Cash.
8. E. BOWERS, Aoer.
Warehouse & Commission Merchants,
'HE Undersigned have formed a Co
. partnership for the transaction of a
GENERAL WAREHOUSE and COMMISSION
BUM1NESS, and will, on the first of September
next, take the new Fire Proof Warehouse on Jack
son streetJow occupied by Crocker & Rees.
We will give our strict personal attention to all
bnsiness entrusted to our care, and would respect
fully rolicit a share of public patronage.
Mr. REES would take this occasion to return his
sincere thanks to the friends and patrons of the firm
of Crocker & Rees for their liberal patronage, and
would solicit a continuance of the same for the new
gW All orders for Bagging, Rope and Family
Supplies, will be carefully filled at the lowest market
The usual cash advances made when required.
JOHN C. REES,
of the firm of Crocker & Rees,
SAMUEL D. LINTON.
Augusta,June 27, 2m 25
TIHE Undersigned have formed a Co-partner
ship in business, under the firm of SIBLEY
& USHER, at the old and well known stand of
SIBLEY & SoN, Corner of Market and Centre Streets,
Hamburg, for the transaction of a general
Grocery, Provision 8 Cotton Business,
Where we intend to keep constantly on hand a full
supply of Goods, and will sell as LOW for CASH
as any other house.
Our Stock consists in part of the following:
Clarified, Crushed, Powdered, St. Croix, Porto
Rico and New Orleans SUGAR;
New Orleans and West India MOLASSES
Java and Rio COFFEE;
Irish POTATOES for planting ;
BACON, LARD and BUTi R.
Bagging, Rope and Twine,
Shoe and Sole Leather,
Mackerel, Kitts and Barrels,
Blankets, Negro Cloths, Osnaburgs,
Saddles and Bridles, Wooden Ware,
Pepper and Spice, Fresh Rice, Sack and
Table Salt, Tea of various kinds, Indigo,
Window Glass, Lamp, Lins'ed and Train Oil,
Paints, Powder, Rifle and Blasting, Shot and
Lead, a good assortment of Chairs, Rock
aways, Ofice, Arm and Children's
Bedsteads, Sofas, Feathers.
Mexican and Peruvian Guano, Kittlewell's Salts,
Lime and Plaster, Iron, German and Cast steel
Nails, assorted, &c., &c
JOSIAH SIBLEY JOHN USHER SR.
Hamburg, Jan 23, 1856. ly 2
State of South Carolina,
IN COMMON PLEAS.
W ILEY C. GLOVER, who is in the custody
of the Sheriff of Edgefield District, by virtue
of a Writ of Capias ad Satisfaciendum, at the suit
of William A. Archer, having filed in my Office
together with a Schedule on oath of his estate and
ef'ets, his petition to the Court of Common Pleas,
praying that he may be admitted to the benefit of
the Acts of the General Assembly, made for the
relief of insolvent debtors: It is ordered that the
said William A. Archer and all other creditors to
whom the said Wiley C. Glover is in anywise in
debted, be, and they are hereby summoned, and
have notice to appear before the said Court at Edge
field Court House, on Monday the sixth day of
October next, to show cause if any they can why
the prayer of the petitioner aforesaid should not be
grantedTHOS. G. BACON, c. c. r.
Clerk's Office, June 16, 1856 16t 24.
State of South Carolina,
IN COMMON PL EAS.
H ENR Y R. SPANN, who is in the custody of
the Sheriff of Edgefleld Distriet, by virtue of
a Writ of Capiaa ad Satisfaciendum, at, the @it of
Clerk's Offie, June 1, 1656 t 24.
STATE OF SO UTH CAROLINA,
IN COMMON PLE AS.
rflHOMAS J. A RRIS, who is in the custody of
.1. the Sheriff of Edgefield District, by virtue of a
Writ of Capias ad respondenduin, at the suit of
Henry Hloward, having filed in my Office together
with a Schedule on oath of his estate and effects,
his petition to the Court of Common-Pleas, praying
that he may be admitted to the benefit of the Acts
of the General Assembly made for the relief of in.
solvent debtors: It is ordered that the said Henry
I oard, and ail other creditors to whom the said
Thomas .J. Harris is in anywise indebted, be, nnd
they are hereby sumamoned, and have notice to ap'
pear before said Court at Edgefield Court House,
on Monday the .sixth day or October next, to show
caue if any th.-y can why the prayer of the petitioner
aforesaid should not be granted.
TIHOS. 0. BA CON, c. c. r.
Clerk's Office, June 1, 1956 10 24.
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA.
IN COMMON PLE AS.
W ILLIA M J. T URNE~R, who is in the custody
of the Sheriff of Edgefield Distriet, by vir
tue or a Writ of Capias ad Satisfaciendum, at the
suit of.Johnson, Crews & Braiwley, having filed in
my Office together with a &.chedule on oath of his
estate and eireets, his petition to the Court of Com-.
mon Pleas, pratying that lie may be adnmitted to the
benefit of the Acets of the General Assenmbly made
f..r the relief of insolvent debtors : It is ordered that
the said Johnson, Crews & Brawley, and all oilier
creditors to whom the said William J. Turner is in
any wise indebted, be, and they are hereby summon
ed, and have notice to appear before the said Court
at Edgetield Court lionse, on Monday the sixth day
of October next, to show cause if iany they can why
the prayer of the petitioner aforesaid should not be
granted.THOS. G. BA CON, c. c. r.
Clerk's Officee, June 16, 1850 _l1t 24.
STATE OF SOUT[I CA ROLINA,
.iN COMNON P L EAS.
T ANDY BOYD, who is in the custody of the
Sheriffrof Edgefield District, by virtue of a
Writ of Capias ad Satisfaciendurn, at the suit of
Williams & Christie, having filed in my Ofiee
together with a Schedule on oath of his estate and
efects, his petition to the Court of Common Pleas,
praying that he may be admitted to the benefit of
the Acts of the General Assembly nmade for the
relief of insolvent debtors : It is ordered that the
said Williams & Christie, and all other creditors to
whom the said Tandy Boyd is in anywine Indebted,
be, and they are hereby summoned, and have notice
to appear before the said Court at Edgefleld Court
House, on Monday the sixth day of October next,
to showv cause if any they can why the prayer of the
petitioner aforesaid should not be granted.
THOS. G. BACON, c. c. a.
Clerk's Office, June 10, 1850 16t 24.
T HE STORE HOUSE, next East of Ri. H. Sul
livan's, 30 feet front and 60 deep, containing
three rooms below, one above, and a good cellar.
THE TAN YARD and Lot adjoining, and con
taining about three acres.
ONE LOT on the branch adjoining C. L. Refo.
R. T. MIMS.
FOR THlE LADIES1
WILIE have on hand a great variety of Colognes,
VHandkerchief Extracts, Toilet Powders and
an assortment of Fancy and Toilet Soaps;
Pomades, Pure Bears Oil, Hair Tonies, Restora
tives and Hair Dye;
Peston Salts and Aromatic Vinegar;
Cream of Beauty, Carnation Rouge, Hair De
pilatory, &e., to all of which the attention of the
Ladies is respectfully invited. For uale by
A. G. &i T.J. TEAGUE, Druggists.
May 23 tf 19
Cupping Cases and Scarilcators,
ALL kinds. -leo, Lancets and a great variety
A4 o Sumgia.1 .I.,.tru.e Tr5sbh
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
CLOTH I-E Gi
TRUNKS, CARPET BAGS, &c.
J I. NEWBY & CO., under the U.
o S. Hotel, AucouSA. Ga., are now receivia
and opening the LARGEST, BFST and MOST
FASHIONABLE ASSORTMENT of
3E.ai&Zi A.IT3"0 ' WIZ3TEE
EVER offered in the City of Augusta, comprising
For Gentlemen and Youth's Wear, which for su
perior QUALITY or MANUFACTURE cannot
be surpassed in this or any other Market. In addi
tion to which,we will weekly receive
from our House in New York. We also keep con
stantly on hand a LARGE AND SPLENDID
Youth's & Children's Clothing!
Wg Country Merchants and ALL PERSONS
visiting Augusta will certainly find it to their interest
to examine our Stock, as we are determined to offer
our Goods to the trading public on the most reason
Wgr Thankful for the past kind and liberal pat
ronage that we have received from the citizens of
Edgefield and the adjoining Districts, we hope to
merit a continuance of the same.
J. M. NEWBY & CO.
Augusta, Sept 24, tf 36
TIHE Undersigned have associated with them in
Lthe Ready-Made Clothing Business, Mr. C.
B. DAY and WM. S. WISE, and will continue
the same under the name of J. M. NzwBY & Co.
HORA & NEWBY.
Aug 1,1855. tf 37
H, L, CUNNINGHAM & CO,
GROCERS AND PROVISION MERCHANTS,
AND DEALERS IN
FOREIGN WINES AND LIQUORS,
HAMBURG, S. 0.
W E take this opportunity of returning thanks
to our patrons and friends for the very liberal
encouragement and favors we have received for
several years past, and respectfully solicit a continu
ance of the same. Our highest aims, and best en
deavors will be to merit and deserve the patronage
of our old customers, friends and the public gene
rally, by conducting our business as we have done
heretofore, and increasing our reputation for
Low Prices and Fair Dealing,
And making it to the decided advantage of all who
favor us with their trade.
The increased patronage we hare received and
are continually receiving has induced us to BUY
A LARGE and WELL ASSORTED
Stock of Goods, in order to meet the growing de
mands and increase of trade.
THE SUPERIOR QUALITY
Of all Goods offered to the Public at this establish
ment, is so well known that very little need be said
upon this subject. But with the unity of LOW
PRICES, and the very best quality of GOODS,
is the system of business the subscribers are deter
mined to carry out. This will be made applicable
to every branch of their business.
Our Goods in all instances will he what they are
represented to be--and when sold by sample, shall
alvays be in conformity with the sample.
We are constantly receiving and have in Store a
COMPLETE ASSORTMIENT of
G R OGE RIE S,
'AF, CRUSHED,. CLA R[FIED, ST. CROIX
AND ORLEANS SUGARS,
ORLEANS SYRUP & CUBA MOLASSES,
TFSNESSEE AND) BALTIMORE BACON
WWITE WINE AND APPLE VINEGARS, &e.
A large assortment of
WINES AND LIQUORS,
Consisting of Pipes, Half Pipes and Quarter Casks of
Of the following celebrated Brands and Vintages,
Otmird, Dupy & Co., 1838, 1844, 1.847.
Alex. Siatnett, 1852, 1855.
Martel & Co., 1847.
Azarait Slgnett, 18419.
J. J.Dupy, 18418.
P. Signett, 1850.
OLD BORDE AUX, CHA AMPAGRVE BR ANDIES
MADEIRA, PORT AND SHERRY WINES,
JTAMAICA AND ST. CROIX RUMS,
GIBSON'S EAGLE W H [S SK E Y. AND
Domestic LIquors of all kindst!
The Arrangements of our Store are such as to
make this Establishment in fact the substitute of
the cellar of every consumer.
hOTELS and persons wauting small assorted
lots of Choice Wines and Liquors for special occa
sions, can be supplied at the shortest notice.
COUNTRY TRADE supplied at the wholesale
SAi MILIES can command the best Table Wines
at very low piriecs, as also the cheapest sorts of
Wines and Liquors for culinary purposcs.
PHYSICIANS requiring fine Liquors for medi
cal purposes are particularly solicited to call and ex
amine our Stock.
We keep constantly on band a
Bridles, M~ar tin
gales, Whips Saddle
Blankets, Bled Blankets,
several Cases of fine Sewed and
Pegged Boots and Shoes, Ladies,
Misises and Children's Shoes, Water
pr.'of Hunting and Ditcher's Boots, Boys and
Men's Brogans from No 1 to 15, also, Fur,
Wool and Silk Hats, Cloth, Plush and
Fancy Caps, Osnaburgs, Sheet
ings, Shirtings, Stripes Geor
gin Plains, Gunny and
Bale Rope, &c.
We solicit CASII ORDE~RS from parties not
visiting our To'vn, and will endeavor in all instan
ces to satisfy in every paticular, all who confied
heir ordets to us.
Persons visiting this Market are earnestly solicited
to give us a call before they make their purchases.
We are determined to make it to their advantage
by selling them their supplies LOWER than they
can buy them elsewhere.
Er We will give the market prices for Cotton,
and every other kind of produce offered.
H. L. CUNNINGHAM,
G. C. CUNNINGHAM.
Hamburg May 28 1856 Gm 20
A NEW and improved Style.-Also, Nipple
Glasses, Breast Pipes and Pumps, Nipple
Shields, Teething Rings, &c. For sale by
A. G. & T. J. TEAGUE, Druggists.
May 23 t t9
edicine Chests and Travelling Cases.
OjN handsa few very fine family Medicine Chests
and Travelling Cases. For sale by
A.G. & T. J. TEAGUE, Druggists.
May 23 tf 19
LACKBlueIndelible and Carmine, for sale
. & T. J. TEAGUE, Druggists.
Ma 23 tf 19
Fresh Turnip Seed.
JUST received and for sale a supply of New
Crop URNIPSEED, comprising the follow
ing varieties, viz:
Ruta Bags, Large white Globe, Large Norfolk,
Yellow Aberdeen, White Kansas, and Early Flat
Dutch. G. L. PENN, Agent.
Aug 13 .tf 31
Physicians' Buggy Trunks and Pocket
ME ICINE CASES-for sale by
A. G.' Ts J. TEAGUE, Druggist.
J. F. BURCHARD & 00.jAUGU8TA,
Broad St., Oppo'sie 1IasedlioHall.
A RE now receiving an unUally Ihoide6ariety
of Spring Dress Fabrics, which
they are selling at the very lowest priee poisible,
an to which the attention of purchasers is very,
cordially and res-peatrli' Invited. Their Stkeli em
braces the following, amone others,<;f:etc En -
lish and American :prodautions.- Partionlar atten- -
tion is asked to Patusli, Lupin, Seydoux; Liebet & K
Co's. manufacture of Bombales. challies, delaines,
bareges, grenadines, &c. "-Thirrion . Milligrd's
black-and collored challies, mdrgnise, v 01 berge
Printed Goods.--Steinhabh, Koechlilnis,
Percals, brittiantes, cambries, jaconets, lawns, or
gandies and berages
Paris black silks, superior qualities;
Paris rich fancy silks;
" Fourlands, very handsome;
" French and English Calicoes of Steinbach's
Hogle's Monteiths & Norton's ;
Cases of Ginghams black and fancy, all prices;
Printed challies and berage delaines, fromlow prieed
to very rich;
American lawns and muslins;
Calicoes, low price and fast colors;
Richardson's Linens, and other* ak'er,I very
full assortment in all varieties, for shirting, sheeting,
pillow easing, &a., &c.; birds-eye diaper., Scotch
ditto. towelling and towelle, Turkish Bati, &o.;
window drapery, lace and muslin, &., &e.
Summer Goods for Gentlemen and Boy, in -
en drillings, &c., cottonades of all'uorts vestings .
spring cassimeres, cashmerett, drab e'ti, f. -
An unrivalled assortmert'of sheetings and shirt
ings, brown and bleached from 34 to 12-4.width
and from the lowest piiced to the inestEnglish and
Of every sort and kind, considered desirable% to.
have, by the piece or bale. In addition* to the..
above, we have the very finest assortmentotfrollan,
Laces and Embroideries in general, to. be found
probably in the State.
J. F. BURQHARD & CO.
April 9, 1856. tf, - 13
Edgefield C. Z., 8. 0.
T HE Undersigned having formed a Co-Part
JL nership for the purpose of carrying on the:
Furniture business, respectfully call the attention
of the public to their new and excellent Stock of
At the stand formerly occupied by Mr. Lod Hill,
and adjoining Mr. John Colgan's Merchant Tailor
Shop, where they are prepared to supply all orders at
Greatly Reduced Prices !
We intend keeping our Rooms always filled with
a great variety of the latest and most fashionable :
Our present Stock consists of a No. 1. lot of
(A large and splendid variety,)
TOTAT AND I@UNOM-2
BOOK-CASES, TABLES, WASHSTANDS, &o
We will also make COFF[NS to order, at the
shortest notice, and at reduced rates.
We have and intend keeping constantly on hand
a fine assortment of MOSS and COTTON MAT
TRESSES which will be sold cheaper than ever
before off'ered in this plnce.
Egy-REPAIRtING o1d Furniture promptly at
We are determined to give satisfaction to all who
may favor us with their patronage, and by warrant
ing our work to be pat up in a workmanlike man
ner and of the best material, we hop- to secure a ,
liberal share of public eneotiragement.
M. A. MARIG.RT,
EDGEFIELD C. H., S. C.
T lIE Subscribers
continue to build
to order, and of the -
BEST MATERIAL that ean be procured,
Carriages, Buggies, &c.,
OF Evanv STYLE AND DxsCazr'TIoN. They DIso keep I
constantly on hand a fine and varied assortment of
New and Second-Hand Carriages1
fgg'REPAIRING neatly and promptly attend
Thankful for past patronage, they hopc by giving
due attention to their business and the interests of
their customers, to continue to receive a libernl shiare
of public favor. C. McGR EG OR,
F. L. SMITH.
Mar 2S tf 11
.Caution to all.
A LL Persons in anywise indebted to the Subscri
bl ers, either individually or collectively. are
hereby forewat-ned to settle uip at an early date,
otherwvise they will certainly have to settle with an
A ttorney. We have a large amount of money to
raise in a given time, and atre necessarily compelled *
to pursue this course. Take heed, therefore, all ye
who are interested. J. H. JEBNNINGS,
W. D. JENNINGS.
Sept 6 1f 34
A LL those indebted to the Estate of J. E. Free
man will please come forward and pay ut.
imnmediatcly ; and those having demands against the
Estate will present them properly attested.
J. H. JENNINGS, Ad
J. W. FREEMAN, " '
Feb 4, t
A LL persons indebted to the Estate of William
.1Vance deed. are earnestly requested to settle
without delay, and all those having demands against
the same will render them in legally attested
Jan 7 tf 52.
A LL Person's having demands against the Estate
.Uof Win. H. Adams, dee'd., are hereby notified
to present the same, properly attested, for payment,
and those who arc indelhted to the Estate, are re
quested to make payment to
E. PENN, Adm'er.
n24 tf. 2
A LL Persons indebted to the Estate of Col. R.
.t.B. Bouknight, dee'4., are earnestly requested
to make immediate payment. All persons having
demands against the estate, will present them pro
MARY BOUK*IGHT. Ad'ors
Dec 19 ly 49
ALL persons having any demands againist the
Aestate of Nancy Bateman, are hereby noti
fled in present their claim, duly attested, on or be
fore the 25th day of December, .and all those in
debted are requested to pay up forthiwith.
WM MHJR, Adm'or.
July 26, 1856. tf 28
Rouse and Lot for Sale.
T HE Subscriber wishing to leave for parts ss yet,
unknown offers for'sale hi. Cottage Residence
in the woods tiree miles North of Liberty Hill. It
is suited to a Preacher, Teacher or Physician or any
person wishing a healthy residence.
Tiaaxs. Low price and long credit. For partic
ulars inquire of GEORGE GA LILLN.
Longinires, P. 0., 5. C.
April 2 1856, *-.tf ..12
Parasols and Umbrellas -
N OW I. the- time to buy Umbrellas, Parasols
and Buggy Shades.
R. H. SULLIVAN.
June 255tf 94
The Great Remedy.,
11O E O L,