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Special and Local.
THURSDAY, APRIL 5, 1883.
SPECIAL NOTICE.- Business notices in
' this local column are inserted at the rate of
15 cents per line each insertion.
Obituarles,notices of me.:!ings. communi
cations relating to personal interests. tributes
of respect, &e., are charged as regular adver
ttigeuts at $1 per square.
Notiees of administration, and other legal
notiees, obituaries, tributes of respect and
notices of meetings, as well as communica
dons of a personal character must be paid
for In advance.
The subscription price of the HEaLD is
$2.00 for twelve mouths, $1.00 for six
mon'ths, 50 cents for three months and 25
cents for one month, in advance. Names in
fhmre will not be placed on the subscription
books until the cash or its equivalent is paid.
7 All communications relating to per
sonal interests will be inserted at regular
advertising rates, one dollar per square, cash
In advance.
THAE NEWBERRY- HERALD;
HAS
THE LARGEST CIRCULATION
t TOWN, COUNTY and STATE.
Mr. L. S. Bowers, postmaster, at Prosperity,
Is our authorized agent at that place.
This paper may be found on ble at Geo. P.
Bowell&Co's Newspaper Advertising Bu
- rean (10 Spruce St.,) where advertising con
, tacts may be made for it in New York.
1ED1m To NEw ADVERTISEMENTS.
L Drummer Pub. Co.-The Drummer.
Sampson Pope.-Physicican and Surgeon.
Saluda Medicine Co.-Saluda Croup Oil.
ohn Forrest.-South Carolina Medical As
seiatlon.
Deathes.
Jackson, son of Mr. W. D. Boyd,
died Tuesday, 27th.
George Francis, infant son of Mr.
Francis Bobb, died In Sunday, 25th.
Mrs. Nancy Senn died on the night
of the 23rd.
Mr. W.F. Schumpert, of Schunipert's
3+fill, died of pneumonia on the first.
A child of Mr. J. D. Wells who lives
just across the Edgefield line, died on
the 2d, aged four years.
Mr. B. E. Russell, the oldest son of
our townsman, Mr. J. Russell, died on
Sunday morning last in Charleston
from the effects of the wounds receiv
ed while in discharge of his duty as
brakesman in the South Carolina rail
road yard. The deceased was married
and was twenty-fonr years of age, and
was at one time telegraph agent at
Helena. We extend our sympathy to
the father and family. Mr. Russell
went down to Charleston on Monday.
The remains have been interred in Fair
field.
Cotton Quotations for Thursday.
Good Midling 91.
Mr. Wm. Golden handles "Granger,
Jr.," and will give you the terms.
Fine Mare For Sale.
For further particulars apply at this
office.
Missionary Meeting.
The Ladies' Missionary Society of
the Methodist church will meet to-mor
row afternoon at half-past 4 o'clock.
Presbytery.
Th eod Associate Refimed
Presbytery will be held at HPad
Springs church, in Laurens County, to
Friday, the 6th day of April.
Cotton Statement.
Receipts up to March 1st 22,160Obales
against 15,327 to same date last year.
Receipts for week ending March 1st 3S8
bales.
A Fine Jersey.*
Last Tuesday Mr. Andrew McCaugh
rin received a fine fourteen months old
- Jersev heifer, from Mr. Wade,sof At
lanta. She cost $250. and she is a
beauty.
Notice.
We have been requested to state that
the Rev. J. C. Boyd will be absent
from his office o" Satmday, the 7th, in
*attendance at Head Springs Pres
fbytery. __ ____
Liens of the following kinds for sale
at the HERAL.D offiee:
Agricultural Liens with Mortgage.
Landholders' Liens.
Pla'niters' Special Contract. tf
Farmers and others desiring a gen
teel, lucrative agency business, by
which $5 to $20 a day can be earned,
send address at once, on postal, to H.
C. Wilkinson & Co., 193 and 197 Ful
ten Street, New York.
Dec. 28, 52-Gm.
A copy of the Great Industries of the
-United 'States, a large 85 book, will be
given for two names to the HERALD. if
accompanied by $4. Only two subscri
bers. Four dollars in subscriptions,
and five iu a book. tf.
All parties wanting Guano, Acid, or
*Cotton seed cake will apply to J. C.
-. Taylor, Saluda, Old Town, S. C. The
enaine imported German Kainit will
bedelivered at points on C. & G. R. R.,
at *20.00 per ton. 3-3m. -
Thoughts for Reflection.
At- 35 years of age you can carry
- $5,000 insurance on your .life for $35.00
per year after the 1st year. Come and
see the plan. C. C. CHASE,
Apr1l 4, 14-ti. Agent.
Quarterly Conference.
The second quarterly conference of
the Methodist Church of this Station
will be held in this place on Saturday
and Sunday. It will commence Sat
day morning with preaching by Pre
sidigg Elder W. D Kirkland.
Saleday.
There were no public sales last Mon
day. The lands that were advertised
were disposed of by private arrange
ment. There were a good many peo
ple in town, in spite of the disagreea
ble weather. Saleday seldom fails to
bring a crowd.
Dancing.
Miss Olie Thompson begs leave to
announce that another dancing class
will be formed. The class for Adults
beginning on Monday evening, and
tha~t for children Tuesday afternoon.
She returns thanks for the patronage
already bestowed and respectfully
solicits continued kind favor. Strict
attention paid to deportment.
Old Fashioned People
Used to say that the horse shoe and
"four leaf" clover brought good luck.
This may be true, but the times have
.changed, and. now if you want good
Sluck and good health atll the year
round, place on the shelf over your
kitchen door a bottle of Norman's
Neutralizing~ Cordial?, the wonderful
remedy for all stomnachie troubles.
"Granger, Jr.,"w ill be at Newberry,
SH +t-o ams every week.
GENUINE
BEID SE
Having a drug store at Asheville, N.
C., I am enabled to supply the public
with
9EN/NE AND FRESH
Buncombe Cabbage Seed,
W. E. PELHAM,
DRUGGIST.
Mar. 2S, 13-tf.
Look at It.
Our readers are requested to ex
aminethe dates on their papers, and
those who have paid up keep the
date in view, so as to be ready in time
for renewal ; while those who are in
arrears are cordially invited to call and
settle. Should any mistakes have oc
curred in putting up the dates, please
notify us, and the same shall be cor
rected.
The Kibler Will Case Decided.
When Mr. David Kibler died he left
a will by which he gave all his proper
tv to his widow and his son, Mr. D.
W. T. Kibler. A hard fight was made
in the Probate Court by the other
children to break the will. The Pro
bate Judge filed his decision yesterday,
sustaining the will. So it will stand,
uless the decision be reversed upoti
appeal.
From a Prominent Lawyer.
Maj. J. H. Whitner, of Greenville,
S. C., says: "Whilst I do not regard
Norman's Neutralizing Cordial as a
universal Panacea, yet it affords me
pleasure to say, that 1 have used it
with much benefit to self and family in
all affections of the bowels so usual
in our section of the country during
the summer season. Indeed, I never
used any other medicine for such con
plaints."
The New Home.
This is the name of a splendid Sewing
Machine which has been sent us by
the New York Company and the good
ife pronornees it the best she has
ever sat dowa to. It is certainly the
easiest runner and the handsomest
machine that we have ever seen, and
we have had a great many. All the at
tachments are perfect and work ele
gantly. We are pleased to state that
Sir. D. B. Wheeler of this town can
supply them.
Our New Bridges.
The contract for building the Little
River bridge was awarded to Messrs.
J. L. Anll & Son, in January. The
frame work of the bridge has been
finished, and it is.now ready to be put
The Brazelman bridge contract was
awarded to Mr. Benj. F. Smith, of
Abbeville, at a bid of $1,400. The
bridge is to,be 300 feet long. Work
will be begun at once.
A Sunday Row.
A disgraceful row occurred in the up
per part of the County last Sunday,
between the families of Tom Brown
ing and All. Epps, all colored. Owing
to some cause the wife and daughter
of Epps began to belabor the wife of
Brownin!, who interfered and was set
pon by iEpps and his son. The elder
Epps broke Tom's jaw with a stone,
and the younger gentlemen stabbed
im in the back with a pocket knife.
W.rrants were issued for the offenders
y Trial Justice Reid.
Fire Engine.
~An agent of the LaFrance Fire En
ine Company was in town this week
rying to sell the Council an engine.
aving obtained the consent of the
ouncil, he will exhibit an engine here
bout thie 10th 'of May, and show its
orkings, using water from Scott's
reek. The Council is not under~ obliga
tions to take the engine, even if. it
hould prove satisfactory. The engine,
nluding two reels, and a sufficient
ength of hose. can be bought for
4,500, on from two to ten years time,
t seven per cent. interest.
For the Floral Fair.
Secretary Roche of the Agricultural
Society of' South Carolina has made
rrangements with the railroads by
,hich the lovers of the beautiful can
heaply visit Charleston and the Floral
Fair, which is held in April. Tickets
,will be on sale from the 16th to the
19th and will be good to return until
the 23rd ; the round trip from New
erry will be $5,80, Laurens. $7,50,
nin, $6,50, Spartanburg, $7,65,
reenville $6.59, Anderson, $9, Abbe
yille $8.15. The occasion affords a
hance for a most delightful recreation,
nd will be largely enjoyed no doubt
y the up-country, who never fail to
njoy Charleston and its shows.
he Cotton Mills.
Col. Robt. L. McCaughrin, and Geo.
. Mower, Esquire, went North, Tues
a, in the interest of the Newberry
otton Mills. They expect to land at
Providence, R. I., at which place they
will consult well known mill engineers,
s to plan, cost, &e., of erecting the
mills. They will visit other Northern
cities, to get subscriptions for the pur
pose of making tip the necessary ca pi
tal stock. They apprehend no trouble
in raising the amounit desiredl.
The amount already subscribed is
about $100,030. The farmers, who
should feel a deep interest in the en
terprise, are slow about coming for
ward. This is due, not to a want of
confidence in the enterprise, but to a
want of the right sort of industrial
schooling.________
New Council Nominated.
The mieetino which was held in the
opera house ist Thursday for the
purpose of nominating a town council
for the enug term, was organized
by the election of Mr. S. P Boozer, as
chairman. Messrs. Jas. P. Goggans
and L. W. Simukins were appointed
secretaries. A committee consisting
of three gentlemen from each wvard,
anl three from the town at large, was
appointed to make nominatkins. Al
ter -only a few minutes consultation,.
the Comnmitte made a report re-nomi
nating, Y. J. Pop)e, Mayor, L. M.
Speers, tirst Alderman, W. H. Hunt,
second Alderman, E. C. Jones, third
Alderman. A. M. Bowers. fourth Al
deran. The report was adopted un
animosly and with applause.
The meet ing then adloptedl resolutions
thanking the outgoing Council for its
successful mianagement of the town
finances, and for the prevalence of good
order during its administration, and
commending, also. the employees of'
the Council. The approval expressed
in the re-nomination of the old coun
cil was fully merited.
The annual finance report, just pub-.
lished, shows that when the Council
went into office April 15, 1882, the
treasury contained $7.84. The total
floating and liquidated debt of the
town, with interest to April 15, 1883,
amountedI to $24,091.90. Of that this
Counil paid $2,753.84. It paid out,
altogether, $7567.44, leaving a bal
annae of $117.21 on and1
What Sniffles Saw.
It was Saturday afternoon, and it hai
been raining, it was the last afternoor
of the week, and the inhabitants o
these low grounds were mostly brush.
ing off the mud from their breeches
legs, that is the male portion,-I don't
know what the women were doing
and tying up the frazelled ends of the
weeks operations. Some of them were
returning husbands to wives, wives to
husbands, to homes in the country.
Some were drunk with joy, some with
whiskey. Of the latter I speak. I too
was full-full of joy, for I was elevated.
who would not be joyful under such
circumstances. I was high, up on a
horse's back, a sedate horse, a horse
upon whose head the snbws of many
winters had fallen, so many that it was
useless to attempt to figure his age.
He was for sale, aged horses are gen
erally for sale, and as a reputed man
of means, I had the refusal of him. I
did refuse him, and I would here state
that I don't want to possess old horses.
Some men think that I belong to the
society for the "prevention of cruelty
to animals," and hence bring their old
stagers to me, that I may give them
corn andfodderin theirdecliningyears.
I decline. It is a mi;4taken idea, too,
that I have oodles of money; it's a sin
to think so, as I have frequently to pay
more for an article than it is worth.
Its getting monotonous.
But I digress ; it was Saturday after
noon. I was riding, ambling along,
my favorite gait, it was favorable to the
horse too. I was dreaming that I "dwelt
in marble halls," when I found myself
on the banks of Scott's creek south fork,
the otherwise placid and limpid
waters of which now disturbed by the
rain which erst had fallen, rushed mad
ly within a few hundred yards of old
Blandoosan Spring. A wagon had roll
ed down to the water's edge, the horses
were in the water, the driver, colored,
sat picturesque upon one horse, it would
have been unwise to sit upon more than
one; in the rear was another wagon,
it also had horses in front, these were
not in the water, but wanted to be
there, they were thirsty; inside the
wagon were two white men reclining
upon the greasy bacon purchased in
town, seemingly oblivious of passing
events, they may have been drunk;
the third man, also white, was drunk,
indisputably so, drunk all over, his.
conversation was drunk. He yelled
ot to the darkey something which as
it whizzed by on the air, hissed and
izzled as if it had been hurled red hot,
rom the lower regions, it was aimed
at the darkey, but did not hit him. The
atter individual oalled out to his hor
:es, "whea-ah," which caught the
white man back of the head with a lyre
like sound, to which he repMed "you
tre (hic) another," and struggling thro'
the mud, he approached the darkey.
L torrent of red-hot, cuss words follow
d; the negro all the while saying, "go
iway, white man." Then the other
nade a pass at him with the butt end
f his whip, but the nerveless hand
nissed the mark, and the avhip went
whirling and surging down the stream.
t'he white man then affectionately
,rasped the darkey by the seat of so
nuch of his breeches as was from out
the saddle, and pleadingly invited him
lown into the wet-the former it may be
vell to state was all the while standing
aearly knee deep in water-the negro
:ould not resist the appeal, he dis
mounted, then embraced the white
nan lovingly, then they went at it nip
nd tuck; after wal.;zing for a second
r two, the darkey turned his partner,
nd cutting the pige >n, laid him ("it in
he soft bed of the stream. Lyig, with
s head up the stream, the current
hich passed in at his neck, percolated
long the small of his back, and all
long down his legs, finding an exit at
:he broken toes of his books. Phanzy
'is Phelinks. It did not take much of
fow of water to change the current
f his feelings. In a moment he was
~ured into a wiser and better man, but
t took several seconds for him fully
realize where he got all the whiskey
hich was leaking from his clothes.
ot until he had waded the stream up
nd down to discover the rock over
hich he thought he had stumbled, did
e seek the wegon. This is what I
'aw from my horse's back Saturday af
ernoon.
t. Minister Smart-ly Sol(e)d.
Thme Rev~. R. D. Smart on Saturday
iternoon was invited by Mr. Win.
Blats to cuter his shoe factory. With
mt hesitation and in the natural trust
~ulness of his natnre he complied, lit
e thinking of the consequence. Mr.
. then asked him to try on a pair of
oots-the Rev, gentleman hesitated,
t was an unusual request, the trying
n of new boots was not a pleasant
fair, but the hesitation lasted only
[or a minute. Mr. Smart is a very
accommodating gentleman, and has
ever been known to refuse a small re
uest. He did not pause to think of
ynamite or infernal machines, but
ulled on the boots: they fit. Mr
Blats then informed him that he had
been commissioned to make the boots
md present them to him-the donor's
ame to be withheld. Such actions
owever are not to be hidden,
hey should be brought to light, and
e are happy in saying that we have
discovered that Uncle Dick Chapman
onceived the pleasant idea of booting
is beloved pastor.
Received
An address, delivered before the
State'Legislature, December 12, '82,
by Prof. S. M1. McBride of the South
arolina College, the subject "Agricul
tural Education." A very interesting
ubject and ably handled.
Also, from Hon. D. Wyatt Aiken, a
pamphlet read before a convention
called by the Commissioner of Agri
culture, Jan. 23, '83, the subject "The
Grange: its Origin, Progress, and
Educational Purposes." Any thing
from the mind of our distinguished
Congressman is highly valued. This
is a good paper.
Th?. monthly report of the Depart
ment of Agriculture is received. It is
full of valuable information, it is un
der the superintendency of Mr. A. P.
Butler, Commissioner, Columbia, S. C.
To Mayor Courtenay of Charleston
are we indlebted for an elegantly print
ed copy of his address on Education in
Charleston. It was printed on the
es and Courier Job P'ressets.
It Will Cost You Nothing.
To get from Drs. Starkey & Palen,
1109 Girard Street, Philadelphia, an
honest opinion in your case, if you are
suffering from any chronic disease, as
Consun>tion, Catarrh, Neuralgia,
Rheumatism, or nervons irritability
and weakness. They are making won
derful cures with their new Compound
Oxygen Treatment. Write to them
and give a clear statement of yonr
case. They will answer promptly as
to the chances of a cure. They make
no chargefor consultations. If, however,
you do not wish to consult them at
present, drop a postal-card, asking fom
their Treatise on Compound Oxygen,
in which vou will find a history of its
disovery.~nature, and action, and a
large number of reports of difficult
and desperate cases which they have
treated successfully. it will be sent
Go to Smith & Christian's Stabled
on the 10th inst., and see Pratt's fint
Stallion.
"GRANGER, Jr."
Various and all About.
Money circulation is feeble.
We deplicate all Charleston aT
Columbia bills for Job Printing.
Fine Job Printing done at the HE)
ALD offce.
k3Marriage makes the man-the w,
man was maid before.
Why is it that a Sunday rain is we
ter than on any other day.
There were but few April fools o
the first, it falling on Sunday.
We learn that they have had ba
weather in Edgefield. No partialit
about the thing, you see.
92,143 tons of fertilizers have bee
sold in the State, this season, again:
88,440 for last.
Can anybody tell what became
the junior editor of the News yeste:
day about ten o'clock?
A modest young lady calls snorin
sheet music, and (toes not enjoy mor
than three yards at a time.
How to become no-toe-rious-put th
end of your foot in a patent threadin
machine.
With the return of mild weather th
man who wants vegetables must sol
his seed.
Guard and protect your health, mak
use of that true and efficient toni
medicine, Brown's Iron Bitters.
Capt. M. L. Lipscomb of Ninety
Six, had a fine Jersey cow to die c
hydrophobia, a few days ago.
Mary, a daughter of Sim Cannon
colored, died in Gravel Town, last Sin
day.
One of those chaps who owes us tw
dollars failed to pay up on Saleday
What was the matter with him?
We are told that snow fell here las
Sunday. Only a few flakes sent as ai
April fool.
Hon. D. Wyatt Aiken will delive
the address before the literary societie
of Newberry College, at Commence
ment.
Any one in want of a kitten fron
good mousing stock is asked to appl;
at the HERALD office. Extra larg
stock on hand. Price moderate.
Mr. S. P. Boozer has a convenien
and excellent garden Plow for sale
It is the very thing for a man who ha
no horse.
Last week a strange water fowl wa
caught on Hon. George Johnstone'
plantation. The town ornithologis
pronounces it a coot.
Good fodder now sells at $1.10 to
$1.25 a hundred. At this time las
year it sold at $2.00 a hundred when i
could be bought at all.
Fishing is being talked of by somi
of the veterans. They have been veri
quiet during the winter, and their en
thusiasm is bursting out.
Mr. Hart Blease complains of thi
price he has to pay for pork, and thinkk
that it is the fence law which militate
against him. .
Last Friday a fire occurred in Green
ville, destroying the dwelling house o:
R. W. Goddard and that of irs. L. B
McAboy.
Monday was cold, cloudy andgloomy
and altogether such a day as printers
dislike. What is the matter with thi
weather.
Mr. Jackson with his street handi
has been at wor~k this week arranging
a side-walk in front of Mr. G. M. Gir
rdeau's; a mu :h needed improvement
The junior of this paper is surprise<
that somebody didn't want to lug hin
in'o the fight. But the surprise is al
together without regret, please remem
ber.
Do bring us a load or two of wood
kind reader. Time printers came neas
reezing on Monday. Don't bring
reeni wood, please, that is nearly as
bad as no wood at all.
The Rev. R. D. Smart has receive<
twnysxper ons into his church this
year, by certilicate and confirmation
eight of whom were received last Sun
day.
The Executive Committee of thi
Greenville Agricultural and Mechan
ical Association has begun prepara
tions for a grand fair next October
Attention New berry !
We are glad to learn that Mr. A. J
Crotwell has decided to rebuild at Pel
ham's old stand. The place is unsight
ly in its ruins, -nd it is one of the bes
stands in town.
The farmers report the prospect fo
a corn crop <'.iscouraging; they havy
not been able to plant. And they sa:
it is not likely that the country wil
get sick this year from eating peaches
Mr. Charles H. Bailey, of Green
ville County, raade, with one mule las
year, twenty-t;so bales of cotton, on
hundred and fifty bushels of corn
sixty-five bushels of wheat and seven
ty-five bushels of potatoes.
Sunday eve:ing a gentleman il
town was invited to a "light" supper
When he foun I that the "light" sup
per consisted of burning candles, h
remembered that it was the first c
April.
Mr. Abe Foot has our thanks for a pa
tent earthen r ten sil, the very thing fo
preserving peaches, but as this.crop wi
be short, we will boil our main stapl
rice in it, and think of the donor ever;
day.
Mr. Edward Scholtz has decided t;
erect a handsome dwvelling house on hi
lot on Moormanl street. The contrac
has been award!ed to Messrs. J. L. Au]
and son, and work will be begun th
first of May.
We made a mistake in annoncin
that the debating club would met
last Monday evening ; we should hav
said, and do now say, that we ar
credibly informed that the club wi:
meet at its ne:. t meeting.
The Rev. Ilanckel preached at th
Episcopal Church on Sunday. Tl
church was beautifully decorated, at
ditions having been made to the det
orations of the,. preceeding Sunda:
But the day was rainy, and attendene
small.
A few nigi.ts ago we had the pleal
rc of seeing Prof. Welch perfori
some brilliant experiments with tia
electric machines at the College. 1
illuminated a dark room, withI ligh:
ning and the electric lamp, on
small scale.
Col T. B1. Crews of Laurens h:
been drawn as a grand juror, and D
S. F. Fant as a petit juror for the Apr
term of the U. S. Court nowi
session. They are not likely to ha'
much to do with the election cases
they are not the kind of materi1l wil
which the ju. les are packed.
Mr. D. C. F;ynn is now in the Norti
er markets selecting his Spring Sto<
of goods for his Newberry and Unic
houses, and the public are advisedi
wait the developments both in gooi
*and prices! As we stated last wee
Iwe say look out for the engine whn
Ithe whistle blows, and avoid bein
Assist the child in time. Do not
wait until an army of worms have been
recruited and the health of the child
d destroyed. A few doses of Shriner's
Indian Vermifuve, the infallible re
medy, never fails to do the work well,
if used according to the directions.
For sale by Dr. S. F. Fant.
A few days ago we saw a letter writ
ten to Mr. W. A. Cline by his blind
t- daughter, Miss Mamie, who has for
several years been attending the Cedar
Spring Institute for the Blind, and the
n Deaf and Dumb. It was her first let
ter, and it was written in a fair, legible
d hand. This school is one of the insti
y tutions of the country that deserve
liberal support.
n The County Commissioners will be
;t at Kennerley's bridge on the 14th for
the purpose of giving out a contract
,f for repairing the bridge. They have
r refused to receive the bridge built
across Little liver by Mr. Mont. Wil
liams, on the ground that it does not
g fully satisfy the terms of the contract.
e Very little additional work will be
needed to bring the work up to the re
e quirements.
g Harvey Reese is happy. He was
married to Miss Melissa Cherry last
Sunday morning, about one o'clock.
e He brougnt her from Mount Willing,
v Edgefield, Saturday night, in a man
ner that suggested an elopement.
e Harvey was aided and abetted by his
c brother tonsor, Tobe Dawkins. The
two shavers did the work well-after
their usual style.
f We have seen a list of the Insured in
this community in fi iend Chase's com
pany, aggregating about $80,000.
Among the names are some of our
worthiest citizens. We confess we
were much- pleased with his plan and
his references. He has a published
list of "a few of the prominent names
Insured." Among them are many
prominent officers of the Government.
t Chase talks insurance pretty well for
a hash man.
Ten years ago Hart Caldwell set in
r with us as wheelman on our big press,
and he is still "a turning of her up."
He has had his picture taken on the
strength of it. Hart is faithful and
true.
By the way this reminds us to
to notice that Mr. Salter takes
a good photograph, and is doing a fair
business. His prices too are cheap, all
t persons in need of a picture are advis
ed to call on him.
We witnessed a novel proceeding on
. saleday, and it'didn't amount to much
of a procession either. A drover who
was anxious to lead a wild mule out of
town, tied a rope round the mule's
neck, then tied the rope to his horse's
tail and rode off rather too fast to suit
that mule's fancy. The rope broke ;
the wonder is that the tail did not
break. All the time that mule looked
as innocent as a prayer meeting; but
he didn't propose to be led in an un
dignified or indecent manner.
Mr. T. P. A. an old gentleman-of
Mollohon, made a trip to town this
week, that was full of incident, and
muddy impressions. A short time
after leaving home, the wagon soused
into a deep mud hole, threw L. D's.
new overcoat out and ran over it,
completely changing the color, and
leaving very decided mud tints. In
trying to pull the wagon upon Ken
nerly's bridge, his mules fell-the
bridge being very much in need of re
construction. His judgment is that
the County Commissioners would do
well to look after this bridge if they
do not want to shoulder a suit for
damages. He is an old man, and
knows the way to Newberry well, but
it took him much longer to make the
trip than he expected..
IPersonal.
Miss Guerry, a daughter of the artist,
is staying at the Newberry Hotel.
Mrs. Corrie St. Amand is visiting
her father, Mr. Henry Blease.
Hon. George Johnstone went to Col
umbia, last Monday, to attend Court.
Mrs. A. C. Jones is visiting the pa
ternal mansion.
Mrs. T. S. Moorman has returned
from a visit to Abbeville.
We are glad to see Maj. Carwile out
again, and to learn that Mr. Henry
-Blease is getting better.
-Dr. D. 31. Crosson is permanently
located at Gilbert Hollow, Lexington
County.
-Mr. Geo. Lane is in town, he is some
- thing of acosmopelite in that he moves
- from town to town buying cotton.
The friends of Mrs. E. Herbert are
pleased that she has returned to New
rberry.
Mr. J. S. Cloud the head of the one
price clothing house of Spartanburg
and Newberry was in town last week.
-Mr. Geo. Smith was in town last
week. We never saw him looking
better.
,Capt. Milledge Lipscomb and wife
returned home on M~onday, after spend
ing several days at Mrs. Motte's.
1 Dr. T. A. Sale returned to Augusta
.last week. We hope to see him in
- Newberry,again soon.
Mr. Charlie J. Purcell, of D. C.
Flynn's Dry Goods Store of this place,
went to Augusta last Tuesday on
- business, and he returns this week.
SMessrs. Wheeler and Zobel went out
of the Treasurer's office as they went
into it, with the confidence of the
people.
3 Dr. S. F. Fant has deoided not to at
s tend the U. S. Court. He thinks there
t will be more profit and satisfaction in
1 attending to his business in Newberry.
e Mr. W. H. Stapleton returned to his
ome in New York city last Thursday.
after remaining in Newberry long
t enough to read the announcement that
e he had departed.
e The Rev. Robt. Y. Fair and Mr. L
Il N. Speers are at Central, Pickens
County, attending thc South Carolina
e Presbytery. They represent Aver
e leigh church of this place.
l- Mrs. Charlotte Cohen, sister to Mr.
-Hart Blease, and mother of J. J. Dar
-lington, Esq., a distinguished lawyer
e~ of Washington, returned to Due West
last Tuesday, after spending some time
with her relatives in Newberry.
SGeneral Y. J. Pope and Miss Katid
e Rtherford will leave this afternoon
e for Baltimore, to which place General
- Pope is called on business. They will
a be absent ten or twelve days, in which
time they will take a peep at New
L York city.
i POST OFFICE,
n NzWBERRY C. H., S. C., Marech31. 1883.
-e List of advertised letters for week ending
March 31,1883:
h Body, James IGreen, Miss Nancy
Bealmear, Win. B. Gray, Mrs Lucy
-Chappell, Mrs. B E. Gray, Caleb
Chalmers, J. J. IGray, John
kChapman, Miss P IIrwin, R. N.
nDoken, Rufts IKinard, Mrs. Julia
Duckens. Miss Mary IMaf fett, Miss Nannie
Is Fair, Morris IPerry, Mansfield
Golden, Miss Eva Y Smsn .N
n Glimph, Fielding (2) Toft, 4 H.
gjParties calling for letters3wipease say
If advrartised. .B, W. OOE,P. M.
TH "DONE
40 3
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WE DEFY CO
BANISTER'S
Genuine French Calf
Hand-made Shoes for
Gentlemen. The Fin
est made Boots and
Shoes !
CLOUD & SMITH
The nobbiest line of
Collars, Cuffs and Neck
in general to be found in tli
country.
SUITS AND SHIRTS
RtlOOES COTTON PUNTHR
And Distributor.
We have been manufacturing the
Rhodes Cotton Planter, Guano, Pea
and Corn Distributor for two years,
and have sold over fifty which have
given good satisfaction.
STANDARD MACHINE, PRICE AT MANUFAC
TORY $10.00.
We have the right for Laurens, New
berry, Abbeville, and Anderson, for the
Blacklidge Cotton Planter and
Guano Distributor.
It will open and drop cotcon seed, dis
tribute guano and cover at same time,
and will drop corn and peas in hills. It
has been thoroughly tested for several
years and gives satisfaction. Is a
atandard machine; price $12.00. All
rders should be sent to
SLAWSON & CO.,
Silver Street, S. C.
Mar. 20, 12-6t*.
THE BLATCHLEY
*PUMP!
BUYTHiE BEST.
BLATCHLEY'S
TRIPL.E ENAMEL.
PORCELAIN-L.INED
ca
SEAMLESS TUBE
:COPPER-L.INED
E'PUM P
C.0. LATCHLEY,Manuf'r,
06MARKET ST., PhIad
Mar. 28, 13-6m.
TATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
COUNTY OF NEWBERRY.
IN COMMON PLEAS.
The State of South Carolina, Plaintiff,
vs. H. C. Moses and others, Defen
dants..
Al persons interested in the funds
which came to the hands of H. C.
Moses. late clerk of this Court are
hereby required to render and establish
before the undersigned their respective
cmands on or before the first day of
May, 1883.
SILAS JOHNSTONE, Master.
Master's Office, Feb.20, 1883, 8-10tt
NOTICE.
We will make final settlement on
the estate of John Glymph, deceased,
i the Probate Court for Newberry
County, on the 16th day of April, 1883,
and immediately thereafter apply for
our discharge as Administrators there
of. A. Y. W. GLYIMPH,
D. B. GLYMP~H,
dministrators of John Glymph, dec'd.
Mar. 15, 11-5t.
Notice for Final Discharge.
Pursuant to an order of the Probate
Court of Newberry County, I will
make a final settlement on the estate
f John Lark, deceased, before the
Probate Judge for said County, on
Monday, the 23d day of April, A. D.
1883. and immediately thereafter ap
ply for final discharge as administrator
of said intestate.
E. P. CHALMERS,
Administrator of John Lark, dec'd.
Mar. 12, 11-5t.
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
COUNTY OF NEWBERRY.
IN COMMON PLEAS.
Lee H. Sims, vs. Fannie Andrews, et. al.
The creditors holding demands
againt the estates of Louisa Sims and
John F. Sims are hereby required to
render to the undersigned their respec
tive claims, on or before the sixth day
f April, 1883.
SILAS JOHNSTONE, Master.
Master's Office, 1st March, 1883.
Mar. 2, 9-5t.
NOTICE.
Iwill make a final settlement on the
estate of Elisha K. Schumpert deceas
ed in the Probate Court for Newberry
County on the 9th day of April, 1883,
nd immediately thereafter apply for
y discharge as the Administrator
;OSORNE L. SCHUTMPERT.
Administrator of
E.ar 7 K. SCHUMPERT.
IW JD PERTISEMEJMET.
PRICE" COTHING OS
'he Largest and Most
Extensive Stock of
Clothing,
;HOES, HATS,
-AND- -
Ever Exhibited in Newberry !
MPETITION IN AlNY SIIAPE,
U Q(UICK SALES FINE sKOES,I
AND for Ladies -and Childe-n
SMALL PROFITS in an styles. Buttobs
fastened on with -Paten
is our motto. Best Goods Fasteners free of chage,
and Latest Styles always will never come off o?
on hand. hurt the feet.
S "ONE PRICE" CLOTHING HO USE.
Try our Crown Make of Collara
and Cuffs. The Patent
e Up- "SCRATCH POCKET"
Shirts for sale only by us.
MADE TO ORDER AND FIT GUARAThD
HEADQUARTERS FOR
F. A. SOHUMPERT &tOO;c
are Agents and have for sale the following improved Agraltnurl Implemeft
Threshers,
Steam Engines,
Saw Mills;
Grist Mills, -
Cotton Gins,
Cotton Presses,
Cider Presses.
MIcCORMTO(K'S M A OH'iNESI
Harvester and Binder,
Table Rake,
Dropper and Mower,
Horse Rakes,
Harrow.
Globe Cotton Planter,
SULKY AYD W7ALKING .PLO WS,
C U LTIV AT ORS S
CHICAGO SCREW NP.VERIZER, CANE MILLS AND EVANRIATI
AND OTEE IXPROVED AOR0ULUEAL IXPErmt.
If you want anything of this kind give us a call before purchasingeIehr,
Warehouse for Machinery in the new building~on corner Caldwell and H~
ri oon streets, below Christian & Smith's Livery Stables.
Read I Road! Readtj
I will close out the Balance of my Stock of
WINTER CLITEIf
Greatly Reduced Pricesi
ALSo, A LINE OF
The object of this reduction Is to
Make Room for a Large Spring Stook1r.
Now is your chance. Call and examine my prices.
M. L. KINARD,
Opposite Grand Central,
Feb. 1, 5-U COU BA S. *.
HORSE AND CATTL.E PWE
C. C. CH ASE,
Proprietor, so Honn wm, ie Cc,0 ser a R.
Newberry, S. C. '09k ..an
- ~ Fontz' Powdes wi
Roms comfortable and newly fur- er ner so
Table well supplied with the best the wu eryx se.ZAZCor
market affords. DAVID !. PouTz. iropmet
Servants attentive to every want. HALTIXOZ3na~
Permanent and transient boarders - W.IJJ
amply accommodated.
Satisfaction guaranteed in every 50) Cos Of
particular.
Feb. 22, 8-tf DRY PINE WOQ1
WOOD'S ODONTINE IApply to o. c. ebeIrot
For Whitening and Preser'vi? the March 19, 12-tf.
Teeth. (Forml of Dr . T.e koeps A leuIu aaantof
the Teeth clean, the breath pure and GILT gig3g U
sweet. W. C. FISHER, with envelopes to match, suitableSO
Wolesale Agnt, Clumb S. anC. epistlrpuoss frmenO e
E. Pelham. Feb. 28, 9-1y For sale at

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