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?^T^KDAY; SEPT., 13 1873.
^rV*ie have met the enemy aid??wo
Wish we hadu't.
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Has removed into his handsome rest
on Market Street.
Squirrel hunting is the matoia now.
The squirrels won't soo much rest until
the 15th day of April heit.
The Jfow >Str?et is being built up.
'Why not give it a name geutlomeu ?
Don't be afraid. Itwillsttok.
Cotton;b coming iu tu incroased quan
tities, and the fall trade is growing in
The Fair Buildiug is progressing
?uely, und presents a quite handsome
Success to tho Agricultural Society.
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Orauguburg can boust of two drays,
one or two hacks, and one omnibus,
(live us more street: now, und things
will be more lovely.
We are sincerely sorry to learn of the
recent death oi little Ruth, a very inter
?esting young child of our estoctued
friend Mr. JanW A. Williams.
It is thought by some that the taces
. will be 25 milts ou the dollar next year,
unless the Legislature dees something to
?prevent the contemplated levy.
5 * ? ii .-* ? in
Augustus Fischer is preparing for the
Tupper law, which, wo understand,
*^ve Trial Justices have instructions from
proper officers to es force.
? UM TOST GFFIOS?
Is fcept is a manner that reflects much
credit uponrUi. W. 15. Williams the
present incsinbcnt. I? >ng may he wave.
The aetbor in-law of our colored
Townsman, Mr, B. /. Loyd, died at his
residence, -on Market Street, during the
past week. We, sympathise sincerely
with t^re family ? theiT ?'beroaTeTucnt.
v'-Ttie Wea4JhCT is deliyWMuUy -cool aUw,
and. crrrc can sleep o'nighta without
j>erspii ing to death. Summer has hse
irer" -day, and Autumn is uot at all un
The municipal contest in Cto?rlcrt/on
is waxing warst. Wo would suggest
that owe party or the other take the
nat)*e of uXudepead?*ts,>' 4 <% if auceeas
is courted. I I
The trees in the Court (louse Square
need pruning badly. Wake up friend
?tnoafc. Yon are right in cutting down
accounts, but you must cut tho trees
/ -- ? . i"? ?
Too n.uoh credit cannot be given to
Kohn and Brother for the attraction
their new store hat added to Orange
burg. Thea? enterprisiug young gentle
men richlydeserve the hearty patron
?ge of the county.
The Committee to consult upon the
Cotton Factory question meets to.day.
There is no more weighty or more im
portant matter before the people of our
county. We await the Committee's
notion with the utmost interest.
Trial Justice business has been lively
during the pa?t four or five days.
Several parties were bound over to ap
pear at the Court of General Sessions
Tor this County, which commences on
the first\Jonday in October next.
large alligator was captured at
'Branchvillo the day before yesterday.
He was carried before a Trial Justice
And arraigned for committing a breach
?f the peace to the terror of tho people
?ud of the said Justice.
A "NEWS" OFFICE DIALOGUE?
iii ley, our Divir., loquitur:?Major,
you ought to give Mr.-a little
Editor : Why no, IWey T
DBVffLt Oh, he's just had a.death in
his family !
A ?Oeling was bold at Branchvillc
*be other day by a number of the
?tt.pl oyees of the South Carolina Rail
lload, a* wht ih resolutions were passed
complimentary to Alfred L. Tyler, Esq.,
who recently resigned as Vice-president
of the road, and commending hi a for
bis courtesy, &c.
I Hate you been Straus & Street's new
steam engine 7 Go and look tt it, if
you hnvo not. It is one of the com
pletest and easiest running' wo ever saw.
I We are glad to learn that the milling
business of Messrs. Straus & Street is
Some of our merchants are beginning
to receivo new goods, while others are
preparing'for their annual trip North.
It is pleasing to Bee the air ot life aud
activity our streets aru assuming again.
It is thought a large business will be
done the present Fall and Winter.
ROUGH ON OUR PRESENT COUN
The Charleston Nexot & Courier heads
an accouut of our recent election
"Orangcburg Redeemed." This is
rough on our excellent Mayor Brigg
maun and the other members of the
The number of transfers of Real
Estate made in this County from the
1st of May 1871, to September llih
1873, as showu in the Auditor's office,
is 701, of which 110 were made in
1871, 382 in 1872, and 200'upto Sep
tember 31th 1873
The -County Hoard of Equalization
has been in Session ior the last two
weeks. We understand that a fair and
equitable valuation has been placed up
on si? property. The annual Hoard of
the CoUD?.j Ocmrmssionors mat also last
week, and slashed right and left iuto
the claims presented for ibeir consider
Saio?our W. M. that is to say?has
recently made internal improvements in
his saloon, which will conduse to both
the ez and in-ternal comfort of his
patrons. Very wisely, too, ha hasaecurcd
the servtces of our young friend, Master
Anbury Wannaosaker, who is as cour
teous, oleveT and obliging as when ho
assisted at the "Enterprise." Need we
Some three or four yeara ago tW? e??wt
people of this town conferred upon us
the hrevet rank of "Major." After a
prolonged aad terrinc straggle we have
at last ?ueccedod in preventing them
from bestowiug upon us the civil title
of "Alderman." Tt was a hard fight,
but the glorious bird of victory has
finally perched upon our banners, and
wc are permitted to retain our military
position without* ajy Aldertaanic pre
tension or distension whatsoever. The
next man who calls tie "Alderman" does
so at his peril.
A worthy Independent eitir.cn wait ml
at the poll last Tuesday evening until
tho count for Moseley reached 125 and
then went home to bed, confident that
"Pink" was all right. Waking up
however, about midnight, he heard to
his horror, a terrible uproar, hooping,
halloing, the shooting of pistols, Ac.?
and exclaimed, "The d?d Radicals hnvo
woo after all. No ono else would make
such a h?11 of a noise at this time of
He slept miserably until morning, but
an early walk convinced him that human
nature is the same all the world over,
aud gave him, beside, a good appetite
All persons wishing to take part in
the Tournament and Kith: Match to be
held at tho Annual Pair of tho Orange
burg Agricultural and Meohanical Asso
ciation in October, will please hand in
their namcB for tho Tournament to Mr.
J. Geo. Vote, and those for the Rifle
Match to Mr. Wut. V. Ialar. Number of
Knights will bo limited to thirty aud
Riflemen to one hundred.
Entrance fee for Tournament, 92.50.
Entrance fee for Riflemen, 81.00.
The money collected from Knights
and Riflemen will bo awarded as mon
ey prizes in addition to those- offered by
T. A. JEFFORDS,
"BAXTER'S SAINTS' REST "? .
A minister taking aa sasy ride to the
depot in Baxter's Omnibust,
And, by tbs way, this same Omnibus
u< one of Orangoburg'e bast institutions.
Night and day it goes to every train.
In rain or stiashine, Baxter is always
on hand. People tin the cars who are
I unfortunate enough to be compelled to
pass through our 'burg without stopping,
look out of the window and say "I
declare, what a flourishing Tow? Orange
barg must be to support such a turu-out!
I must certainly put up at Merouey's if
I ever visit Oraugeburg 1"
Welt, Orangeburg is a flourishing
Town and Meroney's hotel is worthy of
it?and Batters' Bus Worthily com
pletes the trio.
We find it a rather difficult matter
to write much about our late election.
Wc eommenced thefightwith a ''streicht
out" ticket aud finished it with "laid
but" candidates. We have'nt much to
say upon tho subject. We mourn
quietly. What the issues involved were
wq don't precisely kuow. Politics had
nothiug to do with it MoHely was
elected because he is considered rather a
hotter looking man than Boliver. Wash
ington was preferred to Williams booauso
ho is a better judge of horse flesh thau tho
latter.' The fact that llarley was not a
Trial ?Justice gave him tho inside track
of Browning. Wolfe represented a
Towns-end by his very name and so beat
McKinley who lives near tho centre of
our good Burg?and Williamson owes
his hunduome majority over ourselves to
the fact that he wenrs spectacles only
occasionally while, we are obliged*to wear
them all the time.
This is what wus done last Tuesday at
our Municipal Election :
Joab W. Moseley received 191 votes.
George Boliver " 103 "
Henry Washington received 191 votes.
Joseph P. Harley " 205 "
Barnabas Williamson " 200 "
Townsend D. Wolfe " 202 "
F. R. McKinley " 84 "
Aug. B. Knowlton M 79 *?
George Williams " 79 "
A. F. Browning " 66 "
Scattering . - ? - 25 "
How natral it iz for a man, when he
makes a mistake, to korrekt it by kus
sing somebody olse for it.
"I'm going te draw this beau into a
knot," a lady said when standing at tho
Coumbu, S. C, Dec. 20th, 187U.
To the Editor Orangeburg Xetci :
Sir?I linvc tho honor to inform yon that
at e, ciceling of the Hoard uf Officers, cre
ated hy un Act entitled "An Act to Regulate
the Publication of all Legal and Public
Notices," the following resolution was adop
Revived, That the "OR1SG EBTJRG
NEWS" is hereby designated as the OFFI
CIAL PAPER for the Publication of all
Legal V'olices and Official Advertisements of
the County Officers in the County of Orange
F. L. CARDOZO,
Sec. of State
and Chairman Board.
Per W. R. JONES.
Omca or nut Oha no rbubo Niws,
September, 12th 1872
COTTON?Sales during tho week 40
bales. We quote:
Ordinary, to Oo?d Ordinary,...12J<??15
Rovdn Rice...$1.40 per oushel
Coa.s.$1.00 per bushel.
Cow Pbab. 1.00 per bushel.
Pim>?ks... 1.ID per bushel.
A FINE LOT. For Sale Cheap by,
THAU C. ANDREWS.
DR. THOMAS LEGARE,
ROPER AND CITY HOSPITAL
Offers his PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
to the community of Orangcburg and to the
Public at large.
Office hours from 8 to 9 A. M., 1 te 2, and
7 to U at night.
Office, Market Street, over Store of juo.
aug 16 3m
The recent deoislons of tho Supreme
Court of tho United States have declared
the HOMESTEAD ACTS of this State un
constitutional as to debts contracted prev
ious to 18(18.
The last amendment to the Bankrupt law
gives to the debtor the same exemption of
real and personal property as was given te
hi si by the HOMESTEAD LAW.
The only way that HOMESTEADS ean be
secured is by taking the boacot ef the Bank
Eepeelal attention ban been and will be
devoted te this branch of the law by
BROWNING A BROWNING,
Attorneys at Law,
Russell Street, Orangsbarg S. C.
Hay 24 St
has never been bleut with a SALOON to Equal the ENTERPRISE. ENTIRELY RE-AP
POINTED and REPLENISHED, it is prominently the UAR of the DAY. Under my
mnnngement it has grown so popular that men who have not tastod the grapo for tweuty
years, bavo been seon, and aro now, PRACTICING, at my COUNTER. Since, their steps
have become STEADIER, their v?riam? CLEARER, and thoir sleep SOUNDER. The
people suy thut siuoe the day that Oraogeburg was
LAID IN ASHES
by the bund of INOKNDIARlS. nothing has boon seen hereabout* to EQUAL my SUPERR
STOCK ?r AlKhhuW WUISKEYS. while ALL AfJTRKi with ouo VOICE that my SUPPLY
of ALFS, WINKS, EP, ANDIES, RUMS, ?1NS, CORDIALS. -SYRUPS, etc., is pure -nd
excellent'. As heard up as the people arc for MON BY they nil with one accord declare
ONE MILLION OP DOLLARS
could not induce them to do without my vivifying drinks. Although they have
the Mortin, Plins A* Co's. suit some pleasure in still left them in the reflection that the
Supreme Court CANNOT grant a MANDAMUS to compel mc to shut up my SALOON. The
privilege is still left me to keep my HAU open, and to sell
LIQUORS, WINES &c,
cheaper than any one else in Orangchurg.
Give me a trlul and be convinced of the superiority of my Slock.
BY AUGUSTUS FISCHER, Agt.
nug. no 00
T Kohn & Bro
HAVE MOVED INTO THEIR
Why is it tir*x
MOSELEY & CROOK.
Sell GOODS so CHEAP? Because
they "Sell Exclusively for CASH."
juno 2i june 28 ly
In MeJicinit, Quality it uf the First Impor
E. J. OLIVEROS, M. D.,
DRUGS, MEDICINES, PAINTS,
Ol LS, VARNISH, NON-EXPLOSIVE
LAMPS, GARDEN SEEDS, &?., io.,
PRESCRITIONS prepared with ACCUR
ACY and FIDELITY, fot whioh purpose n
II and complete assortment of PURK
CHEMICALS and GENUINE DRUGS will be
constuutly on hand.
Long experience?a successful business
career of mere than eight years iu Orange
'burg. a good knowledge ?f the DR'JG
MARKET at home and abroad, will i-.iford a
sufficient guaranteo that all good* seid or
dispenses at my establish^ m wjp, \,e
GENUINE and RELIABLE.
AppreciaMng the success which in the
past has attended my efTorts, I have de
termined \t, spnre no pains to merit a eon
tinanc.- of the patronage so liberally bestow
E. J. OLEVEROS M. D.
No. 100 R?ssel Strcot Orangcburg.
Save your Taxes!
How can you SAVE forthor TAXATION
on your unencumbered LANDS? Simply
by transferring the title to the Trustees of
the State Agricultural College and Mechan
ics' Institute, located at Orangeburg, nnd
incorporated by the Legislature of South
Carolina. By this means you can nlso en
joy the honor and ploasuro of rendering
valuable aid to the cause of education in
this State, All expenses of the transfer
will be paid by said Trustees. Send on the
! names of the parties and the lecatien, and
boundaries of the land to bo transferred,
and blank deeds will be returned ready for
for farther information on thu subject
apply by lott er or otherwise toOie under
signed, who is acting as agent of said 1 rut
Orangeburg, South Carolina.
Gent reduction in prices of Spring Ocedn
bought in the la.-*', (en day.
IF VO? WANT TO GHT THE ISUST AND
Cheupcst ready-made Spring Clothing,
go to McNAMARA'8.
IF TOU WANT LADIE8 AND CHITA),
renn Shoes ofthe best quality find At low
prices, goto MoN AM A\1s.
IF VOU WANT LADIES DRESS GOODS
Cheap und Styhsh, g0 |0
If you Want gknteemen s cassi
meroSi Clotba, Tvrecds. Meltons, Drab'
d'et<it Summer drills and cottonades, et?.,
all ut itic best quality, and the largest Stock
in town, und at low prides, too, goto
McN AM ara's
IF YOU WANT good SUGAR, 8 LR8
For $1, go to McNAMARA'8.
IF YOU WANT GOOD BROWN HOME8
pun one wide, at 12} cents, ge to
IF YOU H'ANT TO BUY CHEAP FOR
Cash, goto McNAMARA'8.
Being thankful for the liborul patronage
bestowed on me in the past, I respectfully
sclicit a coutinuunce of the same.
Appril'jr?, 1873 ly?
"NEW PATENT." 1
nit. Patrick s cotton press
The undersigned Agent for Orangeburg
County bogs leave to call the attention of
COTTON PLANTERS to tho same, and
would advise every one in need of a COT-1
TON PRESS to purchase a patent at ofiee.
For CHEAPNESS, SIMPLICITY, and
POWER, it has no equal.
Any me desiroui of seeing the '''modus
??perandi" of said Press, can do so by calling
tit the Store of J. W. Patrick & Co., Russell
Street Orangeburg C. H., 8. C, where ?
model can be seen, or address Capt. Jeff
STOKES Gcn l Agent Midway S. C.
j. W. PATRICK, Agt.
Orange burg County s. C.
july 26 1878 tf
BARGAINS! RARE BARGAINS!?
J. W. PATRICK & CO.
RESPECTFULLY CALL THE ATTENTION OF EYERY ONE
To the fact that they aro uovv offering^ and will continue to do to for THIRTY DAS&V
their stock of
DRY GOODS, CLOTH I IST Gr, <&C.
GREATLY REDUCED PRICES
In order to MAKE ROOM for their FALL STOCK.
We keep the
CELEBRATED STAR STXIBT*
Guaranteed to FIT and WEAR bettor than any other. Measures token ?ad ssejfc taee?****
We expect to increase our
SHOE DEP A.RT3STENT
And continue to svake it a SPECIALTY, where can be found any and every VARIETE ds>
sirable. from the RKST HAND MADE to tho more common grades. Consult your ow*j
interest, before purchasing elsewhere, by inspecting our Stock.
J. W. PATRICK & CO
RUSStilJj STREET, ?RANGEB?RG, 8. C.
aug IS aprl 20 63
A* well as tho Choicest Stock of GROCERIES, LIQUORS and SEGAR3
arc offered Tor sale by
C. D. K0ETJ0EFS
A fine lot of D. S. SIDES ond SHOULDERS at a very LOW PRICE. j
Also a fine lot of AUGUST A FLOUR, very CHEAP.
Just received a large STOCK of
WHISKEYS, BRANDIES, WINE, GIN, &o.
Special attention is oalled to my stock of
CO NAC, CHERRY, BLACKBERRY and TEACH BRANDIES, and
Call and bo convinced.
O. D. KORTJOHN.
aujr 9 ?
Southern Life Insurance Company*
PRINCIPAL OFFICES:?Memphis Tenn., and Atlanta, Ga.
Memphis Office.?T. A. Nelson, President. A Woodruff, VieevPreulMs
Benjamin May, Secretary,
Atlanta UmCO.?JOIlti r>. uoruuu, rrwm^ A. n. e2*sW&)?Ji i*? :
dent. J. A. Morris, Secretary.
FLACK A WARRING, General Agents, Columbia, South Carolina.
J. A. Hamilton, Resident Agent, Orangeburg, South Carolina.
ASSETS ?TnAiittry 1st, 1*73 - - 8*1084,4=83.07'
ANNUAL INCOME -.Sl,OOO,Q0Ow
OMNGEBUKG MANCH OF SOUTH CAROLINA
Or. W. F, Barthn, Robert Copes, James F. Izlar.
John A. Hamilton, Dr. W. W. "Wannmnker, E. Ruasel Zimmerman,
Thad C. Andrews, W. J. DcTrcville, Georgo Boliver,
Paul 8. Felder, Thomas Zimmerman James Van Tassel,
L. K. Heek with, Henry Moorer, Samuel Dibble,
Dr. W. F. Barton, Chairman,
John A. Hamilton, Secretary,
Paul 8. Felder,
James F. Izlar,
Geokuk Boliver, t J.
This Company issues policies on all approved plans and pays losses promptly
For further information, ayply to
^ JOHN A. HAMILTON ?
Resident Aagcnt, Oraugeburg, So. Ca.
June 12, 1873 17 3ra
Now is the time to get BARGAINS,