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niul 1 Long.
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BY JAYJ?K8, 8MI0LO.H, SMITH ? STECK.
WAItHAliliA, SOUTH CAROLINA, OKCKM J3I3.U 14, 1899.
NBW ?I5WIKS, NO. 79.-VOXiUMIS L.
We have on hs
date Clothing ever
A good Woolie
sell you for only $?
A beautiful Sui
any style you wan1
special price only $
The best Heav^
$15, our closing ou
The best Suit c
brought to Oconee
color you want, in
would be worth $2
you now for only $
A GRJCAT BAR'
AND LET US
BE NO TR
Greatest Bargains ever oil
ns cheap as anybody else, but W(
BOOTS AND i
When you come to town 1:
not bring them along, just bring
Wo have on hand the late:
and suit anybody in quality and
We will give you a lew pr
? pair boat Lndios1 Woollen lioso..... 15c
1 pair Mon's HoBt Woollen Socks.15c
1 pair largo aizo Linen or Cotton Tow
els. ... .15c
1 pair Gobi Plated Link or Lover Cuff
1 Mon's Heavy Winter Undershirt... 15c
1 Mon's Heavy Working Shirt.15c
1 good pair Scissors.15c
1 pair Infant's Woollen Bootie:..15c
1 boautiful Chair Tidy.15o
1 nico Picture Framo.15c
1 yard real good Table Oil Cloth.15c
1 pair largo sb.o Linen 'Powells.'2?c
1 solid Silk Handkerchief.25o
1 boautiful Hoys' Hat."25c
^Ms^Komombcr wo can sa
Jackets, (Inns and Musical Instr
buy. We will treat you right.
We make thc wants of om
goods will show how well we stu
own. The result is : Wo keep tl
ors daily. Ono price to all, no tl
trade. ' Yoi
Dr. G. G. Probst,
Walhalla, S. C.
Oi?lco two Doors East of Bank,
Hows : 8.:10 A. M. TO 1 p. M. AND 2 TO 0
Mar oh 24, 1808.
Dr. W. F, Austin,
SENECA, ----- S. C.
OFFICE DAYS J MONDAYS, FBI DAYS
Septotnbor 7, 18(11?.
KKOWKK, S. C., December 4th, lsno.
ALL persons are cautioned not to
enter our lands will) dog or gun,
nor to hunt, trap or catch birds or game
of any kind. S. E. RAVEN KL,
DANIEL lt AV KN KL.
December 7, 18i??. 40-52
ALL PERSONS are In roby notified not
to trespass upon any of tho Norton
lands by bunting, fishing, cutting tim
ber, Or in any manner whatever, as tres
passers will ho dealt with according to
Jaw. S. L. RICHARDSON.
Nov. 10, IKOO. 40-10
! 1899 AT "
md the most beauti
brought to Walha!
n Suit, well worth
Lt, all Wool, guaran
t, sells everywhere
y Navy Blue on the
t price only $6.4o.
>n the market and t
county, we have il
which we can suit
o to anybody, reme
GAIN IN YOUT
BRING YOUR ]
FIT THEM UP. 1
s and O
orod in Overcoats. Wo do not n
? moan wo will soil you for ONE
?ring your wife and children and
tho measure of their foot and wi
>t and host selected stock of Hat
ices of our Notions to show you
1 pair ladies' lino Merino Woollen
1 pair mon's lino Merino Woollen
1 mon's good Wool Hat.25o
1 mon's good Wintor Cap.25c
I nair men's oxtra good Cloves.25o
(I largo size Linen Napkins.25c
I mon's Wldto Unlaundered Shirt... .25c
1 beautiful Chair Tidy.25c
1 beautiful Table Scarf.25c
1 pair 1$O\B' all-Wool Knee l'an ts-25o
12 balls Thread. 5o
.1 spools Thread.6o
2 spools good Thread. 5o
1 spool .J.it P.Coats' or Clark's Thread -to
.ve you front-15 to 80 per cent
uinents, Trunks and Valises. B
p customers a study, and a caroft
dy tho interest of our customers.
ie customers we make, and make
leviation to anybody. (Jive us n
Bargain St or
Provontion ol Colds.
Thc Irishman's care for colds,
"don't take them," has a great
amount of sense in it after all, and
if tho people would only uso their
wits a little moro thoy would prevent
many a hard cold in tho head, throat
Colds in tho heads springs from
such trilles as a slight draught about
the neck or cars, and. it takes but
a little forethought to keep out of a
Chills frequently occur after pro
fuse perspiration, hut if one removes
the wet gai monts, rub themselves
down briskly and dons fresh dry un
der-clothing as soon as possiblo tho
danger is averted. When coming
in from exposure to a storm ono
should wipe thc care, fnoo and neck
freo from snow or sloot, then rub
them briskly until tho face and neck
glow ; personally I havo driven
many a head and throat cold away
by this massage at tho right moment,
tho massage drawing the blood hack
to tho chilled surface.
Docto;., now tell us it is harmful
to keep back tho sneeze, ns it is often
the only mode of ejecting tho much
dreaded microbe. Wo should snoezo
and throw up thc grippe or Influenza
whoso minute gorm has fastened
[ful line of XJp-to
La, S. C.
$5, which we will
teed fast color, in
else for $11, our
market, well worth
;he best Suit ever
; in any style and
the young; and old,
>mber we sell it to
H'S AND OHIL
loan lo say that wo will soil you
THIRD LESS than anybody oise.
>S OF SHOES.
lot ns fit thom up. lt you oan
?. will clo tho rest.
s on tho market. Wo can lil
that wo moan just. what, wo say :
ll pupers Noodles. Tic
:i papers good Pins. fte
7 dozen Univ Pins. 5c
2 good mon's or Indies' Iinndkorchiofs 5c
1 Linen Handkerchief. 5o
2 pair Socks.fie
1 good pair Socks.?Ic
1 good pair ladies' KOKO.flo
1 good pair uhildron's Hoso. 5c
4 good Purses. 5c
1 largo Purse.5o
2 dozen largo sizo Safoty Pius. 5c
il boxes good Shoo Blacking. 5o
1 box of tho best Shoo Blacking. 5o
2 Towels. 5o
1 pair Suspondors. .5c
on Ladies' Skirts, Capos and
o sure and soo thom befoyo you
ll examination of our prices and
Wo link our interest with your
; a largo number of now custom
call, for wo aro anxious for your
itself in tho membrane lining the
Wotting tho feet in cold weather
is a frequent cause for colds and
soro throats, especially if one is una
ble to dry thom soon after. Ono is
moro susceptible to colds when tho
digestion is sluggish; another reason,
if moro he needed, why tho bowels
should bo kept regular. Simple
irritation of tho throat may be
allowed to increase .until laryngitis
bo developed. It may bo mastered
by soothing gargles and teaches not
to overlook ibu exercise of one's will,
for, it oftens takes great will power
to stop coughing and hemming after
the irritation is onoo begun. livery
coughing spell however adds to tho
inflammation, and tho affected mem
brane increases in sizo and intensity.
-Whoa you want lace curtains, cur
tain polos, window shades, matting and
rugs, go to .1. & .1. S. Cartor, Westmin
ster, whoro you can select from a com
pleto lino and got tho lowest prices.
In Norway tho averago length of
lifo is greater than in any othor
country on tho globo.
-Aro you short on bagging and ties?
If so, soo us boforo buying. Uemembor,
wo also carry a complete line of heavy
groeorios nt tho lowost prices. J, & J,
S. Carter, Westminster, S. C.
-Thc Atlanta Semt-Wookly Journal
and TUB Couniicn for $1.60 a year.
MURDERED HIS WIFE
AND SHOT IIIS MOTHER-IN-LAW IN THE
ARM-M?OE HIS ESCAPE.
WITHOUT !l 111) If WARNING
The Fatal Shof Was Flrod-Tho Husband a
LITHONIA, GA., December 6.
Hiram Sharp, a well known and
prosperous farmer living four milos
from this plaoo, instantly killed his
wife this morning at 8 o'dook and
painfully wounded his mother-in
As soon ns the shotj woro fired,
Sharp darted out ot his houso and
ran into tho woods. l?o is now be
ing ohnsed hy a large party, headed
by tho deputy sheriff and his party.
Tho neighborhood is greatly ox
oited and thoro is muoh feeling ex
pressed by tho neighbors.
Just tho causo loading up to tho
tragedy is not known, but it is gene
rally understood that there has been
an estrangement of soveral years'
cxistonco between Sharp and his
wife. A short time ago sh o left him,
after a hitter quarrel, but she re
turned, and sinco sho has been ap
parently happy, and they have .been
living together as man and wifo at
their country homo.
Mrs. Sharp was 50 years of age
and of good family. Her husband
is about tho same age, and Mrs.
Sharp's mother is 6T> years old and
SHOTS vi lt Kl > WITHOUT WARNING.
The shot which instantly killed
Mrs. Sharp was fired this morning
by her husband without warning. In
fact, tho report of tho shotgun wae
tho first intelligence of her husband's
presence, so the only eye-witness tc
tho shooting states.
Sharp had been out in tho woodc
with his shotgun, which was heavily
charged with buckshot. Ile left thc
houso early this morning, and hit
wife and hoi* mother supposed thal
ho would ho absent until tho noor
At 8 o'clock ho suddonly and un
expectedly returned. Ile rushed in
to the house without making ii it
presence known until tho si" I
As soon ns he threw tho door opoi
he leveled thc gun at his wifo'i
heart and deliberately pulled tin
trigger boforo she could ovon ste]
aside or mako an exclamation.
Not a word was spoken by tin
husband, who deliberately sin
Tho shot made a frightful wound
tearing away the breast and p?n?tr?t
ing thc heart.
Mrs. Sharp fell to tho lloor dyin<
INTBNDKD TO KILT. TWO.
The dead woman's faithful oh
mother, tottering with age, spranj
from her chair in tho corner uni
attomped to shield *the prostrat
Sharp turned'' in anger upon th
defenseless old woman. His faoi
was white with rago and uneontrolln
Again he levelled the shotgun am
poured tho other barrel of huoksho
into his mother-in-law.
Tho second shot was fired hastil
and after tho man was wild wit
passion and excitement and his air
was not so good, for ho all bu
missed his second victim.
She was struck in tho loft an
and her arm from tho elbow to tli
finger tips were riddled and tor
Tho old woman is very weak froi
loss of blood and the great shook <
the tragedy and it is feared sho wi
Ki.Kl) INTO TUB WOODS.
Sharp was not in tho houso men
than thirty seconds, so quickly Wi
the bloody mission performed.
As soon as he had fired tho la
shot, ho turned and rushed from tl
blood stained room, where his wi
was gasping for breath and li
mother-in-law was screaming f
Ho sprang out of tho door whi<
ho had mitered just a moment befo
and in a second was lost from sig
in the woods.
Tho nows of the tragedy quick
spread through tho neighborhood ai
within an hour many of tho best ai
most consorative and substantial ft
mers of that portion of tho conn
had gathered and plana woro bei
discussed as to tho best manner
which to attempt to effcot Shafj
When tho doputy sheriff was no
ficd and reached tho scone of 1
, crime, thoro was littlo. difficulty
delay in getting a large posso form
and tho trail waa takon up. Tboro
is much oxoitomont and evory ono
is oppressing sympathy for the dead
woman and tho wounded mother.
1IIE FAMILY VBUY X'HOMINBNT.
The Sharp family' has boon vory
prominent for a number of years and
Hiram Sharp has been regarded as a
good farmer and a law abiding citi
zen, bo has accumulated sorao prop
erty and had a lot of friends who
aro dumbfounded at tho allocking
detail? of tho tragody.
On account of her injury and
norvous condition, Mrs. Sharp's
mother has. not recovorod her
strength suflioiontly to toll tho details
or to givo a conneoted account of
tho causo which lcd to tho tragedy.
The ooronor has been summoned,
and it will not bo possiblo to got tho
full particulars until he makes his
Up to tho noon hour nothing has
been heard from Sharp, and tho
chances aro that ho has ronohed a
railroad and got on sonic outgoing
train before this.
If ho is not captured by nightfall,
an effort will doubtless bo made to
have a reward offered for his arrest.
Hiram Sharp has two daughters,
who aro married, and a son, a suc
cessful farmer living in tho imme
diate neighborhood in which the
crime was committed.
LATBST.-Sharp has been arrested
and lodged in jail at Decatur. No
ono was hurt in making tho arrest.
A mob came near lynching tho pris
oner. Sharp claims that ho did not
know what ho was doing and that ho
is crazy. Thc samo old trick.
Deafness Cannot bo Cured
by local applications, ns they cannot
reach tho diseased portion of tho ear.
Tboro is only ono way to euro deafness,
and that is by constitutional remedies.
Deafness is caused by an inflamed con
dition of tho mucous lining of tho eusta
chian tube. Whon this tuhngots inflamed
you havo a rumbling sound or Imperfect
hearing, and when it is outiroly closed
deafness is tho result, and unless tho
inflammation can bo takon out and this
tubo restored to its normal condition,
hearing will bo destroyed forovor. Nino
eases out of ton aro caused by catarrh,
which is nothing but an inflamed condi
tion of tho mucous surfaces.
Wo will givo ono hundred dollars for
any caso of deafness (caused by catarrh)
that cannot bo cured by Hall's Catarrh
Curo. Send for circulars freo.
F. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, O.
Sold by druggists, 7oc. Hall's Family
Pills are (ho host.
CHBOIIBB, S. C., Dccombor 5.
(Delayed).-After sovoral weeks of
silence we again attempt to write a
Some of our good old pooplo have
tho grip. Wo hopo thoy will soon
Wc wonder what has become of
our friend l?illio Bannister. Wo
have not hoard from in a coon's age.
Uncle Dillie, let us know your
whereabouts. Wo fear thal ho has
fallen in love with sorno pretty girl
and failed to think about writing
to Tun COUKIHK.
Preaching at Chcohco church on
thc second Saturday and Sunday in
stead of tho fo nth Sabbath.
A groat deal of small grain is
being sown in this seotion.
Some of tho boys of this seotion
had a fine fox race last Friday. Tho
dogs caught ono of tho foxos.
Tboro is plenty of gamo in the
mountains this yoar.
Wedding bells will soon ring in
Christmas will soon bo hore and
we hopo all will havo an enjoyable
time, but not get drunk.
MOUNTAIN Sonoor, Gnu..
Mail reports from tho country
round about Santa Fe, Now Moxico,
stato that fifteen shepherds wore
killed in tho bl i///.ard in tho moun
tains last week. The bodies of five
have boon rooovered.
A MOB OF 1,000 KENTUCKIANS SEIZE A
NEGRO ASSAILANT ANO
BURN limp w$
Siako, Torturing Him a la Sam Hose-Ber.!
His Head and Gouged Out His Eyes?
MAYSVIXLK, KY., December 0.
Dick Coleman, tho nogro murderer
of Mrs. Lashbrook, waa takeu from
tho officers by a mob of 1,000 mon
to-day and bumed at tho stako. The
mob, lcd by tho husband of tho ne
gro's victim, drugged tho shrieking
criminal through the principal stroots
of tho town, bound him to a small
trpo, sot lire to brush and wood
about him and stood guard until ho
Coleman arrived hore ot 10.20 this
morning under n spooial guard of
deputy shoriffs, sworn in by tho she
riff, including Doteotivo Fitzgerald,
Constable 'Dawson, Chiof of Polico
Donovan, all tho polico forco and
two deputy shoriffs. When they ar
rived at tho court house they wore
met by a mob of 1,000 people, headed
by James Lashbrook, tho husband of
tho murdcrod woman, and wont im
mediately up Second stroet, through
tho control portion of tho oity to tho
hill, followed by fully 5,000 of tho
citizens of this city.and county.
Ail was dono that wns possiblo by
thc sheriff and his guards to prevent
a lynching, but in tho fnco of such a
mob of people, irrespective of color,
it was useless to attempt to do any
thing savo deliver him up, which
was dono. Tho mob grabbed tho
negro and threw a ropo over his
head and carried him to a small hol
low, near tho railroad tracks, where
they bound him tightly to a young
sapling. Thou th / heaped a hugo
pile of brushwood and timber around
him and fired tho stack, whilo his
eyes rolled horribly.
IT WAS AN AWFUL SGBNJfi,
Tho scone was an awful ono, and
around the pyre woro thousands of
maddened people, hendod by tho
husband of tho dead woman. A
dozen torchos woro applied simulta
neously, and hugo tongues of iiro
swept up and around tho agonized
Beforo tho roasting began Cole
man waa almost doad. Tho ropo
had torn and lacerated his nook, and
his fnco was terribly bonton up.
Dino vitroil and cayenne popper
wore thrown into his oyes, and his
faco was smashed in with n chunk of
Coleman said fifteen minutes be
fore ho was sot nfiro thnt ho lind
nothing to sny. His denth wns slow,
and, writhing in torriblc ngony, ho
was hooted and glared nt by thou
sands of pooplo stnnding on tho edge
of tho pit. Mnny women were pres
ent. Ho died nt 10.55 A. M. His
oyas, nftor tho poppor nod vitriol
were thrown into thom, woro gouged
out, and somo say he was horribly
Just before ho died ho rose to a
sitting posture nnd snid :
"if you tako tho flames nwny, I
want to sny something," then ho
sunk bnck nnd died.
COI.KMAN'S OKI MIC.
Tho ci imo for which Coleman wns
burned is tho murder of Mrs. Jnmos
Lashbrook, who had givon him a
homo and food. Sho wns enticed by
him to cntor a shed to seo about
somo work, when he knocked her
down and assaulted her. Thc blow
wns not effective, nnd Coleman
dragged hor to a bcd in tho houso,
nnd, amid hor cries for mcroy, bo
procured a razor nnd out hor thront.
Coleman wns barned nour tho spot
where Cha?. Collins wns hanged forty
years ugo for n similnr offense Thc
plnco is now used for criokot grounds.
It is alrondy announced that Judge
Harbeson will cnll n special grand
jury n:, onco to considor oh argos
against tho lenders of tho mob.
Tun CouitlBlt and tho Atlanta Consti
tution and tho Homo and Farm one year
for tho sum of $2.
---^ . --
Rurglar Shoots Man and Wifo.
- KACIKJC, WI?., Dccombor 12.
Dov. D. D. Chesney, of tho First
Baptist church, and his wifo woro
shot by a burglar who cntorod thoir
homo Inst Wodnosday morning. Tho
burglar required thom to hand over
thoir jewolry and monoy at tho point
of a pistol) nnd. thinking thoy had
conccnlcd something, shot thom both
Gen. Wood lins been promoted to
n major gonernlship, nnd II. W. Har
ris, of Ohio, appointed consul at
An order lins been is.mod by tim
Southern railwny nuthoi'tics forbid
ding employees smoking cignrottos
on duty. That'? burliness.
Bskes the food sucre di
A Long Story Cut ?hoi f 'Groat' Blessings
Will Come to Cuba-Nit.
Tho mcB8ago of President Mo K in .
loy was formally presented to Con
groes last Tuesday, although a gene
ral outline of it had boon given out
There is nothing remarkable about
tho message oxcept its length. It. is
an up-to-dato high tariff, imperialist
dooumont with what is to bo an at
tnok on trusts. Ho speaks in a vague
sor? of a way of extending tho pres
ent laws to control trusts and tho
failure of States to do it, but, with an
Attornoy Gonornl who is known to
bo tho friend of all combinations, and
Maik Hanna, who unblushingly up
holds thom, as presidential censor
nothing can bo expeotod of this ad
ministration that will roli.ve tho
peoplo of tho trust ovil whioh is sap
ping tho vory lifo of tho body com
mercial, closing faocorios, throwing
skilled mechanics out of situations,
and leaving commoroial travolors,
who havo toured up and down the
country for years, out in tho cold
and nt tho samo timo raising the
prices of all the loading commodities
of trade His iinely rounded son
tonces condemning trusta havo n'f>
torror for tho trust kings, foi they
know that it is idlo talk, and if Mc
Kinley should be ro-olcotcd, trusts
will rulo ovory nvonuo of trado and
competition becomes an illusion.
Tho situation in tho new foroign
depondonoieB is roviewed at groat
length. Talk of what groat bless
ings will como to Cuba through tho
restoration of agricultural and com
moroial prosperity ia indulged in ;
but no mention is mado of tho faot
that a peoplo who fought for thoir
freedom for yoars against tho most
cruel monarchy on earth aro now in
tho thraldom of tho greatest ropublio
on earth-pleading-but for freedom
and that denied. Special medals arc
asked for tho sailors and soldiers
who fought in tho Philippines, but
no referenco to tho stricken homes
of Tennessee, Pennsylvania, Ne
braska, Kansas and Dakota, whose
sons died in tho rico fields of tho
Oriont, not for a groat prinoiplo, but
that tho government of MoKinloy,
lianna & Company might bo ex
Tho message contains referenco to
tho situation of tho United StatOL
oiti/.ons in Turkey, which, it is
stated, is very unsatisfactory. But
an administration that is using its
powor to orush liberty in two hemi
spheres has no timo to look after its
citizens in othor countries.
A judiciary is asked for tho Ha
waiian Islands, and, if the imperial
istic polioy of MoKinloy continuos
for five years more, thousands of
ofliccs could bo provided for his
faithful henchmen, and ho would not
bo compolled to fill Southern post
offices with negroes. This is, at
loast, a consolation. Summarized
the moflsago moans, That trusts shall
bo protect? .1 ; tho foroign posses
sions retained and governed with a
rod of iron ; all attempts at inde
pendont government by tho peoplo
of theso islands to bo crushod if it
costs thousands of tho flower of our
army and millions of our treasury.
These aro tho colors under which
MoKinloy expects to fight tho noxt
campaign, disguise thom as ho may.
Of conreo thoro will bo tho gold
question, currency, tariff, canal and
a lot of gloss to covor it over, but
this is plainly the issno as shown by
The Constable Oles.
GKKKNVIM.K, Decombor 7.-Dis
pensary Constable John H. Cornwell,
who was shot in tho stomaoh by
moonshiner Geo. Howard in Tues
day's battlo botwoon moonshiners
and constables, died at 2 o'clock this
Howard, who wa? shot fivo timos
by Cornwell, is gradually sinking,
and his physicians havo abandoned
hopo of recovery.
Clarence Smith, a motorman, was
run over and killed by his own oar
laet Wednesday morning at Ilnthor
ford, N. J. Ho foll ovor tho dash
board whilo tho oar was in motion.
J?c?o?;3 ;md wholesome
ROBERTS, THE POLYGAMIST)*'
?". . :S
Believes thai He WM 'Win tho
Talks Qufto Freely^
Brigham^ IT. Ko)
turned down by tho IIouso, en.
Washington dispatch, will not give
up without a hard \8trugglo. Ho jS
determined to fight for his .oat in
Congress. Ho does not consider tho.
action of tho lloueo UH binding in ]??B
oaso, but bolioves tMt with timo tho
fooling against him fyill chango, and
that he will bo pormu]tcd to oxoroiso
his duties as a roprOsoiHat'ye from
Utah. Roberts make]? VW- following
statement relativo to l\)V } caition :
Tho action of tho Houao in my oaso
was not a surprise to mo. The whole
matter was evidently projudgod an
tho minds of mombors1 mado up j
follow tho course that Ind been ou
lined. When tho question comes to
bo considered by "mbm'hcru In. the
IIouso, nftor pressure of, mil/no opin
ion ?H removed: i lie caso will
stand as a vioion ion of tho
well established < which
have fixed tho rulc?w'Tffe IIouso.
Tho foundation is .nOW??
confusion, ohaob aud ro'voil
the organization of tho Ho|
thoughts of tho members
? precodont has bpei
which will yot oxotiBO tl
nial of rights to a Roman '. 'ai
Presbyterian, an Agnostic
ono who may bo unfortunate cl
to stand under condemnation!
popular sentiment, * lnshodL^-ii
fronzy by misrepresentation
falsehood, ns in my instance.
I was mot at tho very bar of!
IIouso and donicd tho protect
granted by tl io rules of that bj
and tho constitution of tho Uni
States, because I was a memborl
an unpopular churoh, against wh|
thero rests a soot??inu h&to.
Tho matter of denying mo
right to bo sworn in, is in itsolf no?
very important matter, so far ns
footing mo personally is coucerne?
but it is a faot that tho right of roj
rcsontation of a sovoroign State
boen donicd by this aotion.
I havo not yet formed any plfttj
concerning what course I will follov
boforo tho committee. I shall dovol
my attention to it assiduously, ft
by no moans do I considor my cn
B. B. B. FOR BAD BLOOD.
A Trial Bottle Will Bo Sont Free to
Readers of Tho Courier.
Had blood oausos blood and skin till
casos, oruptlons, pimples, scrofula, oiy
lng sores, ulcers, cancer, eczema, sk
scaba, emptions and. sore? on ohiklro
rheumatism, oatarrJ?, ftohing . Uumvj
cte. For these troubles r. positive bpooijio
euro ls found in li. ll. B. (Botauto Blood
Balm), tho most wonderful blood purifier
of tho ago. It has boen thoroughly
tested for tho past thirty years and hos
always curod ovon tho most doop-soatcd,
persistent cases, after doctors ?ind pat
ont medicines had ali failed. B. B. B.
obres by driving out of tho blood tito
?.olsons and liumors which causo all
b>je troubles, and a ouro ls thus mado
that is pornvanent. Contagious blood
poison, ?roduolng oruptlons, swollon
glands, ulcoratcd throat and month, oto,,
cured by B. B. H., tho only remedy that
can aotually euro this troublo. At drug,
gists. $1 per largo bottlo; nix largo bot
tles (full treatment) $5. So ovory roader
of TUK CouniKit may tost B. B. B. wo
will send froo and propaid a trial bottlo.
Writo to-day. Modioal advico froo. Ad
dross Blood Balm Co., Atlanta, Ga.
MANIJXA, Dccombor G.-Last
night a forco of insurgonts, ostimatod
at 800, attacked tho Amorican garri
son of 200 nt Vigan, Province of
South llocos. Tho Amorioan loss
was oight killed and many wounded.
Aftor very hard fighting tho Fili
pinos woro drivon off and through
tho mountains, loaving 36 doad. Col.'
Risbco is now roinforoing tho garr??
Pot . . aro ontcrtainod> rogarding
various s.aall bodios of Qon. Yoting
troops in tho Provinco of Abra,
Bftarith? ^ThB Kind You Have AlwajfS Bought
MasSRcrod by Kurds. .
CONST ANTI NOPI.K, Dooombor 9.--.
Spcoial advices rcooived boro report
that tho Kurds havo avonged tho re
cent inoursion of Russian . Armen?
ians into tho Alashgord distriot, in
Turkish Armon?a, by pillaging tho
Armenian villago of Kostur and ;
massaoring 800 of its inhabitants.
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Tho Bubonio plague is Spreading
in South Afrloa, and tho outlook ni