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Who knows all about tl
hot weather says that ii
Soda Water, Etc.,
are tho finest in town,
in nob syrup they havo
fresh fruit. They aro i
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1*. S.-I havo a largo, fresh and full st
WK havo for salo a few lino, largo
viows of tho Monumont and othor
scones taken during tho SombContonntal.
Call and soo thom.
As wo expect to leave soon thoso want
ing work dono should call without dolay.
(1 AI J.AGIIKK ?HOS.
N. li.-living babies and small children
between io and ?1 o'clock.
September 12, 1000.
?Cocal ant) personal.
-Mr. Myor Saul, of Hartwell, (?a., is
in town on business.
-A desirable farm to rent near Wal
halla. Seo advertisement.
-Mrs. .1. H. Karlo and children aro
visiting relativos in While county, Ca.
Tho Anderson Fertilizer Company
wants 200,000 Rood heart shingles. See
-A danoo was enjoyed hy a largo
crowd of young people at Pitchford's
Itali Monday night.
-Mr. .loo Slater has our thanks for a
"round" of lino iced oidor. It was de
lightful for a hot day.
-Mr. Cordell Wright, of I.aurons,
spent several days visiting among friends
in Walhalla this week.
-Miss Sallie VanWyck, of Atlanta,
Ca., is visiting her grandmother, Mrs.
J, W. Harrison, abd oilier relatives.
- Bishop K. Capers will preach in tho
Episcopal clutch Sunday next al il
o'clock A. M., and probably at night
-WANIKO-To buy a I to lO-horse
power portable steam engine. Address
Post master at Poplar, Coonee county,S.C.
- Kev. J, M. Sanders will preach at
Pleasant Hill baptist church on the
fourth Sunday in September at ll o'clock
-.Miss McCullough's school will open
Monday, September 17. Miss Hattie
dell McCullough will have charge of tho
-Miss Alina Nash left Tuesday morn
ing tor Atlanta to purchase the fall and
winter stock of millinery for the store of
Mrs. W. P. Nash.
-Mr. <i. A. Taylor left this morning
for his home in Port Tampa City, Pla.,
after an extended visit to relatives in
Walhalla and Oconoo county.
- Miss N<dl Hammond returned to her
home in Abbeville on Monday morning,
after spending a delightful visit with her
friend. Miss Annie Hose, in Walhalla.
-Mr. ami Mrs. Clarence Osborne and
Mrs. (?. M. Harper, of Anderson, are
spending their summer outing ai tho
residence of Mr. .1. I). Isboll, 110111' Wal
-Mr. Theodore Hopkins,of Arkansas,
is visiting his kinsman. Mr. S. A. byrd,
of Walhalla. This is his first visit to
OcoilCO since 1871, when he left for his
-Mrs. S. II. Itundolph, of Toccoa.Ca.,
is visiting her old hoine, near Walhalla,
she is greatly improved in health and is
meeting with a cordial greeting from her
-Mr. William VoiiHadoln, of Jack
sonville, Fla., is on a visit to his parents,
Mr and Mrs. .lohn Von Undola. He is
looking well, and ids many friends are
plensod to sec him again.
-The Kt. Kev. II. P. Northrop, 1). I).,
Bishop of Charleston, will administer
HU? Sacrament of Confirmation at Wal
halla on the Dth Sunday in September,
tho?Otll day of the mouth.
- Homy Williams, colored, marketed
tho first bale of new cotton in Goonoo
county this year. Ile sold it in Seneca
last Thursday to t;. w. Gignilliat. lt
brought I * cents per pound.
-There will he a called mooting Of the
I layne Circle Tuesday afternoon, Sep
tember 18th, at I o'clock, All members
should he present, as the course of rend
ing for the winter will be discussed.
- Mr. Marvin .1. Smith returned home
Sunday afternoon, after a week's outing
at Samly Springs in Anderson county.
He reports having had a good time away
from tho exacting dillies ill the Cou lt I Kit
- Mr. V. I.. Norman loft home on Mon
day afternoon for thc Northern markets,
where he goes to purchase his fall and
winter st oi k ol' goods. Ile will let the
readers of tho COUKIKII know when his
new goods arrive.
- Kev. (i. F. Clarkson will fill his regu
lar appointment in the Walhalla M otho
dist Church on next Sunday morning
and evening at the usual hours. He will
also conduct the regular prayer mooting
this (Wednesday) evening nt8 o'clock.
-Foi: SALK.-The Semicentennial
I'.xecutive Committee will offer, nt pi'i
vate sale, canvas cols, shoots, excelsior
pillows, buckets, (II|>pors, lamps, lum
ber, ,vc. Apply lo K. s. 1 lolleinan, <'.
W. Pitchford, .lames Thompson or V. I..
Mr. Hoskin Anderson, of Seneca, is
\ represented iii our advertising columns
? this week. Ile is a live merchant, and
the purchasing public will do well to
give him a call. Ile is a courteous gen
tinman and will serve his customers, in
-On Tuesday of las! week Mr. .1. A.
Wylv, of helical, had the misfortune tc
he thrown from his In 'y and painfully
hurt. His right leg w, broken in Ihrer
places. His many OcoilCO friends will
lie glad to learn that he is re.COVOrilio
from his injuries as rapidly as possible.
- HOV. O. .1. Copeland, of Anderson,
will assist the pastor in a protracted
meeting in the Walhalla baptist Church,
beginning on Thursday, Soptomhoi
( 57th, lo last len days or twe
weeks. We trust the moot i no
will be a great means of ginee ti
our baptist brethren and lo (he commu
nity bi general. Mr. Copeland isa con
secrated young man and an excellent
- Died, after a brief illness, at the resi
dence ol' Mr. \V. A. While, Soptomhoi
12th, lOOfi, Mr. bee C. White. Ho WUK
born .lune Isth, IS77, and was in lib
21th year. Ile was a son of Mr. ami
Mrs. I,, M. w hite, of Piedmont, S. c.
Was a me ii i ber ot /ion Method 1st church,
near Walhalla. Ile will be buried al
bethel Presbyterian church on lo morrow
morning. His death was the result ol
Some spinal ailee I ion.
Hov, <'. Waidlaw, of Seneca, filled
his appointments in the Walhalla Kapi isl
chu roll on last Sunday morning ami
evening. Ile had good congregations
?md preached appropriate ami forceful
sonnons upon entering on bis wink nt
pastor of thc church ft) this place. Wi
ti ust Mr. Wardlaw's coming among m
asa man of (?oil will be fraught will
good results in tho Master's cause. Iii
will preach here again on next Sunday
at 11 A. M. and s...'.'. I'. M. His r?gulai
appointments at this place Will be ol
the second and thud Sundays in cadi
-Anderson Daily Mai!, September S
"Married, by hov, I.'. K, Slaokhouso, al
tho homo of the hilde's tallier, Mr
Joseph W. Major, near Denver, S. C., ot
Wednesday evening, September Mb, 11100
at eight ..'rio, K, Mi. |)ai win I,, beni li
. Miss Margaret S. Major. The bruie is i
\ lovely and accomplished lady, a gradi!
aloof Winthrop College and lor SOVorn
years a teacher HI the High School n
Pendleton. Mr. Hold ls a lino yo ll lt f
mau, in husillos? with l.'ussoll A Co. a
Pendleton, w in i o for Ibo present Hu
young couple w ill reside.-'
lioso Illings that luako lifo easy during
ay .... , .
Instead of being disguised with too
that pleasant noicl taste and flavor of
ce-cold, delicious and very refreshing.
I. H. DARBY, Druggist.
ock of Drugs and Druggists' Sundries.
-LOST-On Sunday. September 2d,
in tho public road loading to Westmin
ster, botwoon Walhalla and Mr. J. li.
I'almoro's placo, a pair of gold rimmed
spectacles, with far and near sighted
Rhisses combined. Finder will bo suit
ably rewarded by leaving spoctaolos at
-Lunnoy's 8-Hour Livor Regulator IB
tho bcBt remedy to reliovo tho various
forum of hoadaobo, including nervous
and sick hoadacho, and it is safo to say
that niuo cases out of ton of this dis
tressing complaint aro duo to an inaotivo
or sluggish livor with constipated bowels.
A few doses of Lunnoy's 8-Hour Idver
Regulator will soon restore those organs
to their proper functions and hoadacho
ceascB. In tho samo manner it regulatos
tho bowels, prevent? constipation and
piles, relioves all forms of biliousness,
such as dizziness, nausoa, coated tongue,
loss of appetite. <&o. Try it. Largo
paokagOS 20c. at Lunnoy's.
Nathalia's First cotton Halo.
Mr. John W. Olivor had tho first balo
of new cotton ginned at Tho Sonoca Oil
Mill (finnory on Tuesday, 11th instant.
Ile brought it homo awaiting higher
prices before soiling. John isa bustlor,
and has a splendid crop of cotton con
sidering tho season.
Tho Voto for Magistrates.
lu tho tablo of votoa cast for Magis
trates, published last wook, sovcral
errors wore made, owing to ii regularity
in sending in tho returns. Below wo
give tho total voto for each candidate SB
corrected. Tho tabulated stator.-.ont by
precinct? would occupy too much Bpaco:
J. 13. Sanders, Sus; II. A. H. Gibson, 802;
1). I). Alexander, 732; Josso Lay, Jr.,
il ?, T. E. Stribling, (107; W. V. Holden,
Oil; (?co. Matheson, 02.">.
C. G. Jaynos in His Now Store
Mr. C. G. Jaynos returned last Thurs
day from the Eastern markets, whoro ho
purchased a completo lino of dry goods
and notions, which will bo added to his
stock of groceries, shoes and hardware
now arriving daily. His largo and com
modious new store room is receiving tho
finishing touches, and it will bo ready
for oe nancy by tho 20th instant. On
the ls '.statit Mr. K. S. Holluman ac
cepted the position of book-keopor. Ho
respectfully invites bis numerous friends
to call and seo him. Wossio Torhuno
and Turner Kay are tho polito and ac
commodating salesmen who assist Mr.
Jaynos in attending to tho calls of 'nu
merous customers. A dross-making d?
liait ment will bo added which will bo in
charge of Miss Inez Schroder with com
petent assistants. Tho trade will ho
glad to learn that tho dress making de
partment will be presided ovor by a per
son of such well known competency as
Miss Inez, and will bo pleased to consult
i her. The many friends of Mr, Jaynos |
I note with pleasure (he constant growth
and success of his business. beguiling
a little ovor two years ago with a small
I stock of groceries ho has gono steadily
forward and upward, until to-day ho
stands among tho very first merchants
of the town and county.
Death ol Mrs. 0. H. P. Fant.
Mrs. Mary Ann Kant, the beloved wife
of Mr. O. H. P. Kant, died in this city
yesterday afternoon at ?i o'clock at tho
residence of her son, Mr. J. Rceso Kant,
from paralysis. Mrs. Kant was a daugh
ter ol* thc late Tillman Mci ?oe and was
born in what is now Oconco county near
Townvillo on July 12, 1822, and was
therefore just entering her 70th year.
Slie had been in feeble health sinco last
March at, which time she had a severo
attack ol* the grippe. About two days
agc, whUo on a visit to her, son alie was
stricken with paralysis and bogan to
slowly sink until death relieved her suf
Sim was married January 10th, 1844,
to Mr. 0. Il P. Fallt and from this union
there were born ll children, (en of whom
are living, seven of them hoing at her
bedside when (he end caine. She joined
the Baptist, church at old Ilopziliah near
Townvillo more than a half century ago
and her life attested the genuineness of
the work of grace in her heart. She was
a woman of great patience and gentle
ness and high Christian character and
constantly set a godly example before
her oh I ld roil of the reality of tho religion
she professed. She had anchored her
self to the Rock of Ages and at tho end
the Master was gracious to His aged
handmaiden, for the end was peaceful
and gentle without a pang. AH she felt
the lapping Of the cold waters ol' the
river of death she was sustained and
comforted by tho word of Him who had
said "I will not leave thee, nor forsako
thee.'' Like an aged pilgrim sho has
been journeying to the heavenly city for
years and silo could say with tho groat
apostle, "I know in whom I have be
lieved." In viOW of her lifo her children
can "rise up and call her blessed," for
sin; has left behind to them a precious
legacy of a long ami faithful lifo well
lived. And in her death there can he no
poignant, sorrow, for they aro all assured
that, "it is well" with her. To her aged
husband the sympathies of all will go
out at this rending of the sacred tie that
has hound them together for moro than
50 years.-Anderson Daily Mall, Septem
Cochran Lewis Wedding,
i The Anderson Daily Mail of Septem
ber 7 contains an account of tho niar
? ringo of Mr. Kniest K. (Joch?an of that
city and Miss Lowis. Mr. Cochran is
we'll ami favorably known in Walhalla
and his many friends hore join Tim
Co tnt ir. ll in extending congratulations.
The Mail says:
" Tho marriage of Mr. Ernest K. Coch
ran and Miss Lowis yesterday at 1 I*. M.
' was an occasion which is long to ho ro
' membered by the guests. The home of
' Mrs. Claudia Murray, on North Main
st reel , was beautifully decorated willi
(railing vines of smilax and pot plants
of handsome begonias. Tho ceremony
was performed by Dr. J. D. Chapman.
Mr. Cochran is one of the leading law
yers ol* Anderson, a mombor of tho woll
1 known linn of Quattlobaum A Cochran,
j and is also Assistant District Attorney.
' He is a popular young man ami is well
known throughout the State. The bride
was once a resident, of this city, but for
several years has lived in Kansas City.
' She is a channing young woman in per
sonal appearance, in conversation, and
in her gracious bearing. lier going
I away gown ol' dark blue cloth, tailor
made, was exceedingly becoming. Thc
I attendants, Misses Eleanor Cochran and
; liva Murray, were gowned in cloth suits
I of dove groy and carried white carna
? lions ami maiden hair ferns. Tlje same
) (lowers were given as souvenirs at each
-< plate and tho table decorations were
i ferns. Miss Claudia Wilson played tho
. wedding mareil. Mrs. J. O. Wilhite,
' Misses Kelicia Murray, Ilene Mail 1(1 i ll,
(Hive Brown and Mrs. H. H. Watkins
i assisted in receiving. Tho distinguished
i cousin of tho brido, Prof. J. ScottMur
I ray, of Mercer University, also gave a
: hearty welcome lo tho guests. Mr. and
I Mrs. Krank Robertson, the little Miss
, Itobortsou and Miss Elizabeth Kodg
I eis ami Mastei Raymond Cochran
, of Charleston, attended the wod
, ding. Among the many handsome gifts
i the cut glass table attracted most atten
. lion, and tho most conspicuous piece
1 was the bowl sent by Mr. E. A. Wehster.
I Tho silver table was ladened with ele
j gaul and useful gifts. The cases of M? 1 -
I, versent hy Mr. 1". S. Rodgers and family,
i of Charleston, were exceedingly hand
NEWS IN AND AROUND WESTMINSTER.
A Team Runs Away-Local Paragraphs About
the Town-Death of a Child.
WKBTMINKTKu, Soptombor 12.-Mr?. N.
A. King aud ber turee bright little Buna,
Henry, Warroo aud Terrell roturued to
their home at Lodi, Texas, Monday, after
upending several weoks withjhor pareuts
Mr. and Mrs, M. A. Terrell.
Mrs. L. J. Terrell and her sou, Kyle,
of Abbeville, are visiting Ibo family of
Mr. W. D. Lesly.
Mr. G. Blackwell, of Homor, Ga., was
Capt. J. ll. Dloksou, tho father of
Prof. W. A. Dickson and tho lato Rev.
J. Waltor Dickson, diod at Townvillo on
August 17th at tho ago of 80 years.
Messrs. >S. L. Strihling mid Kurt Zim
merman wont to Clemson College to-day
to attend tho present session.
After spending a month's vacation de
lightfully nt Ids old liqmo in Georgia
ItOV. N. G. Christopher has returned and
entered enthusiastically upon his work.
Much inter?s? wns taken in tho elec
tion boro yosto.uav. Tho uumbor of
votos polhsd excocdod that of tho first
Mrs. A. KirkBoy, of Mount Airy, Ga.,
is visiting her brother, Mr. L. L. Kohols.
Rev. Sam P. Jones is at Toocoa, con
ducting a series of meetings. Boc,'use
of tho mooting tho Southern Railway
will issue tickets for half tho regular
faro up to tho 10th instant. Tho faro for
tho round trip from this placo is 55
Protracted services bogan in tho West
minister Methodist church on last Sun
day. Two snrvicos aro hold daily, ono
at ll n. m., and tho other nt night. Rev.
David W. Keilor, tho faithful young pas
tor, is carrying on tho mooting. Ho is
nu earnest servant of God and is sowing
good sood. His sonnons aro all interest
ing and helpful. Tho congregations aro
largo and attentive and interest is hoing
Misses Mary and Soo Dendy and Soppio
McDonald, of Richland, aro visiting in
our midst this wook.
Yostorday aftornoon Fincannon's toam
(two horses) ran away in Westminster
and ono of tho horsos was so badly
maimed thnt it will not ho of nny moro
sorviou. Tho colored driver put food on
tho ground for tho horses, mid had only
partially hitched thom, whon they do
eidod to run away. Tho buggy was
badly wrecked, lt was a Seneca team.
Tho two-yoar old child of Mr. Manly,
who lives at tho Jones placo, diod last
Sunday and was buried nt tho Old Wost
ininstor cemetery on Monday, funeral
services being conducted by Row S. L.
Wilson. A. L. GosSKTT.
Robbed t ho G raye.
A startling incident, of which Mr.
John Olivor, of Philadelphia, was tho
subject, is narrated by him as follows:
"1 was in a most dreadful condition.
My skin was almost yellow, eyes sunken,
tongue coatod, pain contiually in back
and sides, no appetite-gradually grow
ing Weaker day by day. Three physi
cians had given mo up. fortunately, a
friend advised trying 'Electric Hitters,'
and to my groat joy and surprise, tho
Hist bottle made a decided improvement.
I continued their uso for tinco weeks
and am now a well man. I know they
saved my lifo and robbed tho gravo of
another victim. No onu should fail to
try thom. Only 60 cents por bottle at
all drug stores in tho county.
The Newry School Other News.
NRWHV, S. C., Soptombor 11.--Agnin
your scribe comes before you to ask that
you allow him spaco in your most worthy
paper to toll your many readers some
thing about what is going on in and
about our oi derly mill village, situated
on Kittie river, near its cou il nonce with
tho beautiful and limpid Keowce, nest
ling among tho hills of Oconcc, where
once tho Indian delighted lo tish and
hunt, can bo found Newry, Goonoo
county, S. C., a busy industrial commu
nity. lt was founded lu ISP.'! by Oco
nco's greatest benefactor, Hon. Wm, A.
Courtenay, formerly of Charleston, S. C.
So it follows that tho Courtenay Manu
facturing Company, with its liberal and
broad-minded president, could not fail
to look after thc educational interests of
the placo. Therefore tho mill school at
Newry reopened for its niuo months'
term last week in tho commodious new
school house, built by tho Courtenay
Manufacturing Company, and supplied
with substantial hardwood furniture.
Tho upper story, for tho largor children,
has blackboards attached to all tho walls
in the room so that scholars have plenty
of spneo for their exorcises. In this
room is a grand panel, seven foot long
and two and one-half feet wide, a gift to
tho school, displaying beautiful life
sized engraved portraits of throe dis
tinguished Americans-George Washing
ton, Ii. K. Lee and Wade Hampton-who
imperilled their lives for tho sacred
cause of civil liberty and tho right of
self-government. Other national por
traits aro to ho added from time to time,
so that tho rising generation may learn
tho true history of their country.
Tho lower room is for tho smaller chil
dren. The blackboards are set in low,
movable frames so that the juveniles can
roach them readily. The kindergarten
methods aro to he adopted, and in every
way tho children will bo advanced.
Miss Loda liowcn, of Piokons. is prin
cipal, and Miss Leona G rico, of Pendle
ton, is assistant. Tho Courtenay Manu
facturing Company boars tho larger part
of tho expenses. Tho publie school
fund is appropriated on tho basis of per
capita sehool attendance in Coonee
Another gift is a large roller maj) of
tho United States, showing tho aroa of
tho Original States in 1770-413. and tho
acquisition of territory since tho Louisi
ana purchase in 1808, Florida in 1810,
annexation of Texas in 18-15, (coded by
Mexico in ISIS), Gadsden's purchase in
1858, Alaska purchase in lsii7. This
map will ?ivo a correct idea of our ?in
menso domain, and will impress the
child ron with tho groat power of our
country with its present population of
Now, so much for tho school, its bone
factors, A c. Wo will pass on to other
improvements the Company ls making
in tho way of roads and cottages.
Tho Company now has Mr. H. K.
Hoggs employed building eleven nico
now houses for their employees, and J.
T. Hoggs with a considerable force build
ing ano improving tho roads. Thus you
soo Newry has mon of progressive ontor
priso-mon who are not afraid to spend
their money whero it will add to tho vil
lage, tho comfort of the employees and
tllOSO who wish to come here.
Your scribe hopes to soo Newry still
grow and expand until she, as tho
mother and pioneer of tho cotton manu
facturing business of Oeoneo, will bo
rich and powerful and he instrumental
in bringing other manufacturing indus
tries to tho county.
Hov. C. Ward law, of Seneca, preached
a practical and interesting sermon hero
ono night last week.
Mr. J. S. Parrot A Bros., of Newry,
will, in a short time, go into tho mer
cantile business at tho Seneca Cotton
Mill. To those worthy young men wo
wish much success.
Dr. W. Krank Ashmore lias returned
from a visit to his old homo in Green
Mr. Fred. Unger, of Massachusetts, is
ongincor and machinist as successor of
Capt. A. L. UobortS, of Walhalla, who
made many wann friends while at Newry.
Wo hopo tho futuro career of TllK
CoUltl 14lt moy bo as illustrious as its
Kt! I tor's Awful Plight*
F. M. Higgins, editor of tho Seneca
(III.) Nows, was afllietod for years with
pill's t hat no doctor or remedy bel ned
until ho tried Hucklcn's Arnica Salve.
Ho writes two boxes wholly cured him.
lt's tho surest pile cure on earth and tho
best salve in the world, ('uro guaran
teed. Only 25 cents. Sold hy ill drug
gists In tho county.
Tho Australian coasting sicamor
Kameruka, while going from Kden to
Sydney, traveling al full speed, struck
oil II reef at Moruya Head. There be
ing no rockets on tho ship the captain
tied a lifo lino to some pigs which formed
p?r( of the cargo, ami had the animals
put overboard. Tho pigs swam to tho
shore, taking the lines with them, and
?by establishing communication every
soul on hoar?! was rescued. Huston
I Hoi aid.
RETURNS OF THE SECOND DEMOCRATIC PRIMARY ELECTION FOR OC?NEE.'
Wost Union.. . .
South Union . .
Earle's Mills. .
Holly Springs. .
Oak Grove. . . .
Mount Tabor ..
Kort Madison. .
Tuga loo Academy
Providence . .
Totals . .
1210 I 1*237 1175 H 1050 I 1300
House of Representatives.
Clork of Court,
THE NEWS FROM SENECA.
Local and Personal Nows of tho Town-An
Informal Rocoption nt tho Coleman Home.
SKNKCA, Soptombor 12.-Tho beautiful
homo of M< W. Coleman wan a scene of
gaiety last Tuesday night, tho occasion
hoing an informal musical for tho bono
fit of tho Seneca Library. Tho proceeds
will bo spent immediately for tho latest
hooks. Tho following programme was
carried out during tho evening: Instru
mental solo, Miss Zachry; vocal solo,
"Ah, I have sighed to rest mo," Mrs.
Hryan; recitation, "Under tho Snow,"
Miss Medena Duncan; vocal solo, "He
was a Pr i nco," Miss Mooly; oncore,
"Booausoj" recitation, "A Lesson to
Lovers," Miss Dana Moore; duetto, Miss
/.achry and Miss Kloi/.o Hamilton; solo,
"Rosary," Miss Mooly; quartette, "1
wouldn't leave my homo if I were yon,''
and "I'm tho luckiest coon in town,"
Messrs. Todd, Smith, Coleman and
Miss Kloizc Mooly has roturnod to her
home, Columbus, (Ja., after spending
several weeks with Miss May Cherry.
Miss Mooly has a highly cultivated voice,
vbich was a sou roo of much pleasure to
lier many friends boro.
Miss Perry, of Lancaster, was the
guest of Miss Mary Cherry last week.
Miss Fila Richardson entertained a
number of young people, Friday eve
ning, honor of her friend, Miss Kate
Clark, of (Jamesville, On.
Miss Willie Cherry entertained several
of tho younger set one evening last
Messrs. Harry /.cigler and Cliff Fin
cannon were tho only Seneca represen
tativos on thc Atlanta excursion) last
Mr. lt. L. Lunney, of Atlanta, is af the
Presiding Rider Wilson preached in
Methodist church Sunday, ami Kev.
Ackerman, of Ca rr ol ton cou U ty, Sunday
night, at thc Baptist church.
Mr. and Mrs. F. M. Cary were called
to Anderson last wook to attend the
funeral ol" Mrs. Cary's motlier, Mrs. O.
H. F. Fant. Her death was not unex
pected, as she has been ill for some
Tho relatives of Mr. Wm. II. Verner re
ceived news of his death Monday. He
has been teaching for some time in
Tuscaloosa, Ala., where he died.
The death of Miss Kinma l'armer, at
Townvillo, is regretted hy her friends
Mr. and Mrs. .loo Lawrence are visit
ing M IB. Sillon, at Coniioross. M. i>.
CltAI.MK.lt, S. C., September ^, lilil??.
Gontlomeu: In tho official result of the
lu i mary election, hold on tho 2Slh
ultimo, you make tho total vote of S. F.
Stripling f>26? when it should bo 025.
Please correct. Very truly,
S. F. Srniui.iNO,
- -^ . -?-.
Notfce to Grangors.
Tho Westminster Orango will moot at
tho Hall on Saturday, tho loth instant, at
o'clock, afternoon, sharp. Kvorymom
bor is requested and urged upon to be
prosont, Do not fail to answer to roll
call. .1. II. STUNK, Master.
JOSKIMI lt KA ii i) KN, Secretary.
Thc Rearrest of Horion.
Coi.UMIDA, September 8.-A trial with
rather novel features is in progress at
Camden. Luther Horton was at the
last terni of court convicted of assault,
and battery with intent to kill on linnell
G. Gaston, a neighboring fainer, lb
was sentenced to pay a lino or go to jail.
The punishment was considered very
light. Horton paid I be lino and rot u. ned
homo. Since that time ('aston, who was
shot in tho leg, became ill from the
etfocts of the wound and died in tho
Charleston hospital. Horton was thou
rearrested and is being tried for murder,
[fis attorneys expect to make tho point
thal their client, has already been put in
jeopardy for his offense and bas been
Winthrop College Faculty.
KOCK Hu,I., September 7.-Al the
mooting of tho Hoard of Trustees of '
Winthrop College, held last night, Prof.
W. F. MonorOiff was elected to the Pro
fessorship of Mathematics, made vacant
by tho resignation of Prof. Hroazeale. :
Prof. Mohoreiff lias been a diligent ,
worker. Ho isa graduate of the Pea
body Normal College at Nashville, au A.
M. of tho University of Chicago, a P. H.
1). of the University of Chicago. Ile
has taught three years in graded schools
and bas served as superintendent, of
graded schools for six years in Abbeville
and Anderson in (bis State. Ile is just
now finishing the work at. the University
of Chicago Oil Which ho won his degree.
Prof. MonorotfT was instructor in mathe
matics for three years at Clemson. Ill
is well known to many of the teachers
and citizens of our State.
At a late mooting tho Executive Com
mittee clouted as Instructor on th? violin
Miss Florence Madison Slater. She is a
graduate of Ibo New langland Conserva
tory and bas taken special work on tho
violin as well as a full music course.
Cleveland Declines Place.
WASHINGTON, September M. - Fx Presi
dent. Cleveland has declined tho Proal*
(lout's appointment as a member of the
internal ional board of arbitration nuder
Tho Hague treaty. Fx - President Hani
sou luis accepted the appointment.
The weather is now promising for the
crops. Excellent rain bas fallen in all
tho famine tracts in India and Ibo win
(or sowings are practically assured. The
number now receiving relief is some
thing under four million, au encouraging
TuGALOO, Soptembor 10.-Tho farmers
aro nearly through pulling foddor. Some
aro picking cotton, whilo others aro
Wo aro afraid wo wont got to have
any candy pullings, as tho cano crop is
As it didn't rain last Saturday it in
terfered with* sumo about sowing their
Our Sunday school organized another
class last Sunday was a wook ago with
Ml". .lim Brown as teachor.
Miss Maggie Tompkins, who spout a
few days at Westminster last, wook ro
1 urned home last Saturday.
Mr. Johnie Crawford moved his family
from Newry over h oro last Friday night
into tho parsonage Sorry that Ins littlo
girl, Melle, has typhoid fever, who is
very low. Hope site will soon got well.
Dr. .1. ll. Mooni is her physician.
Miss Millo Fing, from Fair Flay, spout
last wook with lier sister, Mrs, M. M.
Gibson, She returned homo Sunday.
Messrs. .lohn Leo and .1. L. Heeder
have got them a tish basket apieco in
the river and aro ready to catch tish.
Mr. Fee took 111 blue cats from his bas
ket last Thursday, weighing from 2 to
:'. pounds. Ile gave Mr. Feeder 5 of
thom who certainly did appreciate thom.
Miss Lula Harbin is staying awhile at
lier aunt's, Mrs. Sarah Hunt's, at Town
Miss Fosa Feeder is at Westminster
on a two week's visit to her aunt, Mrs.
( 'larsia I liokson.
Sorry to learn of Mrs. M. F. Mossor's
horse running away last week, tearing
up her wagon. A colored man was with
it. Rosie BOD.
That Throbbing Headache
Would quickly leave you, if you usod
Dr. King's New Life Pills. Thousands
of sufforors have proved their matchless
merit for sick and nervous headaches.
Ti.ey make pure blood and strong nerves
and build up your health. Easy to take.
Try them. Only 25 cents. Money back
if not cured. Sold by all druggists in
After drinking a half-pint of corn
whiskey, John Morgan swallowed tho
contents of a vial of laudanum at Ridge
way, S. C., last. Friday and was soon
sleeping (he last sleep.
Th: entry into womanhood hi a
critical time for a girl. Little men
strual disorders started ai iuftt dmr. mui
prow into fatal complications. That
t?male troubles are ' Hiing graveyards
J?roves this. Wine ot Carded estatv
ishes a painless and natural menstrual
flow. When once this important func
tion is started right, a healthy life will
usually follow. Many women*young
and old, owe their lives to wine ol
Cardui. There ls nothing Uk? lt to
give women freedom from pain and to
flt young women for every duty of life.
$1.00 bottles at druggists.
Mils Della M. Strayer. Tully, Kana "I
have suffered untold pain at menstrual pe
riods for a long time, was nervous, had no
appetite, and lost Interest in everything,
in fart was miserable. I have taken four
bot?'?*sof Wine of Cardui, with Thedford's
Black-Draught, when needed, and to-day
I am entirely cured. I cannot express the
(hanks I feel for what you hav? done
For ndVlCC In cn?p? roqulrlna special dlroo
tlons, ml.lrt'HR, ^1 v 1 liff nyinptoiiMi, tlio f .m Ho o '
Advisory i lopnrtmont. rim ciiuttanuoga Med
icine Company, ftiiitliiiiooun, Tonn.
Order Clothing Through
C. W. PITCHFORD COMPANY
Dr. W. F. Austin,
i > i?;NrriHrr,
OITICN DAYS : MONDAYS, Pill DAYS
September 7, \HW.
Dr. G. G. Probst,
Walhalla, S. C.
Office two Doors East of Bank,
Ilouns : 8.30 A. M. TO 1 l?, M. AND 2 TO 0
March 24, 1808.
WALTER MOSTKE, colored, is un
der contract willi ino for this
yoar, IMO. All po. sons aro horoby noti
fied not to harbor, biro or employ him
under ponalty of thc btw.
CHAS. T. PHILLIPS
Tokoona, S. C., Sept. 4, 1000. 80-38
Wo have just received a largo
shipment of tho above, and can fit
out a tourist, school girl or bride.
Como and see them. We'll make
the prices right.
"Where thoro is lifo"
There must be SOAP.
We are making a specialty of
LAUNDRY SOAPS and WASH
ING POWDERS, and aro handling
three South Carolina brands besides
others. Here they are :
"Osceola," 5o.-G for 25e.
"Timrod," fie. straight.
"Magic War-h," 2.Jc. straight.
"Chic," 2Jc. straight.
"Octagon," 6o.-0 for 25c.
Grandma's Washing Powder, 2?c.
Homomber THE NEW IDEA
PATTERNS at 10c. A fashion
paper every month free for tho nuk
ing. (??r'Septcmber number here.
Exclusive agents for Hamilton
Brown Shoe Co.'s Shoes. Fresh
shipments monthly. Try a pair,
Try an ARMORSIDE CORSET
at $1. you'll wear no other.
V. L. NORMAN,
WALHALLA, S. C,
This world belongs to the onorgotic.
Mice ol Final Settlement and
NOTIOK is horoby given (hat the un
dersigned will make application to
I). A. .Smith, Ksq.. Judge of Probate
for Oconeo county, in tho .State of South
Carolina, on Saturday, tho nth dav of
October, 1000, at ll o'clock tn tho fore
noon, or as soon thereafter as said appli
cation can be heard, for leave to make
tlnal settlement of the estate of M. ll.
bryce, deceased, and final discharge as
Administrator of said estate.
.1AM KS lt. BHYCK,
Administrator of l?state of M. II. Bryce,
September 4, loco. 30-30.
AFIRST-CLASS SCHOOL, in charge o
tion giyon to pupils. Comfortablo a
school offers ovcry advantago to paronts w
Fall Torin opons Monday, Soptombci
Any information clicorfully givon. .
33 38 ?
THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, |
OOONBB CO VNT Y.
IN COURT OF COMMON PLEAS.
PURSUANT TO DECREE OF THE
AFORESAID COURT, in tho oaso
mentioned below, 1 will ol?or for salo,
to tho highest bidder, in front of tho
Court House, at Walhalla, S. C., on
MONDAY, tho 1st day of OCTOBER,
botwoon thc legal hours of sale, tho
tracts of land below described:
In the caso of Joseph J. Frotwoll, as
Executor, and S. Josephine Peoples,
as Executrix, Plaintiffs,
M. A. E. Deal, D?fendant.
All that certain picco, parcol or tract,
of land, situate, lying and being in Koo
weo township, County of Oconeo, State
of South Carolina, on Cano creek, waters
of Seneca river, containing ono hundred
acres, moro or less, and adjoining lands
lato of James McCary, W, J. DufllO and
others, hoing the santo tract of land con
voyed to Mrs. M. A. E. Deal by N. II.
Graham Decombor (Ith, 188?.
TERMS: One-half cash, and the bal
ance of tho purchaso monoy on a credit
of twolvo months, with interest from
dato at tho rato of eight per cont per
annum, tho purchaser to have leave to
pay all cash on day of salo. Tho credit
portion (in tho oveut that the same is not
paid in cash) to bo secured by tho bond
of tho purchaser and a mortgage of tho
Purchaser to pay for papers and stamps.
J. W. IIOLLEM AN,
Master for Oconeo County.
Soptomhor 5, UHK). 80-80
Notice of Final Settlement and
NOTICE is horohy given that tho un
dersigned will make application to
1). A. Smith, Esq., Judge of Probate foi'
Oconoo county, in tho State of South
Carolina, at his olhco at Walhalla (aun t.
House, on Friday, tho nth day of Octo
ber, 1000? at ll o'clock in tho forenoon,
or ns soon thoreaftor ?is said application
cnn ho hoard, for loavo to make final
settlement of tho estate of ll. D. Roches
tor, deceased, and final discharge as Ad
ministratrix of sni'l enlate.
LE AU K. CR A IC,
Administratrix of Estate of ll. D. Ro
Soptomhor 1, 1000. 30-30
SPINACH and SQUASH,
also GRASS and Clover,
WM. J. STHIIIUXO. ) \ E. L. IlKltNOON.
STRIBLIN6 & HERNDON,
WALHALLA, S. C.
Puo.Mi'T ATTKNTION GlVKN TO Al l. Ml SI
NKss ENTltUSTBD TO TU KM.
January 0, 1808.
GREENVILLE, S. C.
rTMlK next session opens on thc 2fllh of
JL Soptomhor, lOOO. Pull and timi
ough instruction, leading to tho degrees
of R. A. and M. A., is offorod, Board
ing in private families moderate; in Mess
Hall excellent faro may bo had at less
expense. Correspondence sottoiled. Ap
plications for places In the Mess Mall
should not ho deferred. For further
particulars apply to tho President,
A. P. MONTAGUE, LL. 1),
July 26, 1000. 80-87
- - S. C.
if experienced teachers. Personal atton
mi commodious school building. This
tabing to edueato their children.
'8. Tor ms, $1.00 to ?:t.OO per month of
J. E. WARD, Principal.
Livery, Feed and Sale
. . Stable, . .
WALHALLA, S. C.
Good Teams and Saddle Horses.
Fertilizers and Dynamite on Hand all
the Year Hound.
PHONE No. ll.
n. T. JAY;;KS, | J. W. HHKLOIL
J AY NES & SHELOK,
WALHALLA, S. O. .
PROMPT attention given to all busi
ness committed to thoir caro.
I^FHSOXS are warned not to trespass
on my land by cutting timber, hunt
ing, Ashing or otherwise. If caught so
doing they will bc. prosecuted.
W. H. REINHARDT.
August. 'JO. 1000. :ifi-:58-J*
I WILL Iel. to tho lowest, responsible
1 bidder, oil September IS, 11)00, at
bridge sile, contracts to Sn I ono bridge
over Keowoo Uiver, at . . near Stool's
Pol'd, t'ont racier, to secure his bid,
must put up thc amount of live hundred
dollars ($500.00.) Tho hoard reserves
tho right to reject any all bills. Tim lot
ting will take place at 12 M.
,1. M. HuNNICUTT,
Supervisor Oconeo County.
August 'JP, Hint). :i.V:57
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, 1
CoiNTY OK OOONKK. i
Hy I). A. Smith, Esq., Probato Judge.
Wit EHE AS, Dr. C. M. Walker has
made suif to me to grant him Let
ters of Administration of the estate ol
and effects of Selina Spencer, deceased.
These are therefor?! to cito and admon
ish all and singular the kindred and
creditors of tho said Selina Spencer,
dceoasod, that they he and appear bo
fore me, in the. Court, of Probate, to bo
held at Walhalla Court House. S. C., on
Saturday, September 15, Hint), after pub
cation thereof, at ll o'clock in the fore
noon, to show cause, if any they havo,
why the said administration should not
Ci ven under my hand and seal, this
?Sith dav of August Anno Domini 1000.
11.. S.'i 1). A. SMITH.
Judge ol' Probate for Oconeo county,S.e.
Published on the 20tll day of August,
1000, in tho K KOW KL COUKIKII. ?15-80
Notice ol' Ininti! ?Set
t lomen fl and 1>?H
NOTICE is hereby given that tho un
dersigned will make application to
I). A. Smith, Ksq., Judge of Prohato
for Oconeo county, in the Stale of South
Carolina, at his ofliCO at Walhalla Court
House on Saturday, the 15th day of
September, 1000, af ll o'clock in the fore
noon, or as soon hereafter as said ap
plication can be beard, for lease to make
filial seulement of the estates of John
A. Hut? bison, .M. Sue Hutchison, Fainest
0. Hutchison and KilgcilO P. Hutchison,
minors, ami for final discharge as Guar
dian of said calatos,
w. i. HUTCHISON1,
Guardian ot said l?stales.
August 15, 10(10. ?:V30
?Notioo <>?' I/*inn 1 r^et
tltMiKMit arni 1>?H~
? * 11 s i t*?4'??
Vt OT I CF is hereby given (hal the un
1\ dorsigned will make application to
D. A. smith, Ksq.. Judge of Probato
for Ocoiieo county, in the Slate of South
Carolina, at his oflleo at Walhalla Court
House, on Saturday, the 15th day of
September, HUH), at ll o'clock in the fore
noon, or as soon thereafter as said appli
cation can be bearii, for leave to make
lina) sotllomoul Of Hie estate Of Thus. C.
Hutchison, deceased, and filial discharge
as Administrate! ol' said estate.
w. i. HUTCHISON,
Administrator of Kslate of Thomas ('.
August 15, 1000, ii:?-:J0