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How much aro wo indebted to ac
cident! Pythagoras owed tho inveu
tion of musio to the Bound of a black
smith's hammer?Newton, Iii? iirst idea
of gr?vitatiou, to tho fall of an apple?
Voltaire tells us, that Milton got his
first idea of Paradise Lost from a vidi
culous Italian burlesque styled Adamo,
or tho Fall of Man?Goldsmith's couiody,
She Stoops to Conquer, was suggested
by no accident which occurred to him
on his way to collcgo Verily, as the
! "We llltlo know what great things
From littlo tliinga arise."
One of tho saddest things about hu
man nature is, that a mau may guide
others in ihc path of lifo without walk
ing in it himself; that he may bo a
pilot, and yet a cast-away.
One unquiet, perverse disposition,
distempers tho peace and unity ol a
whole family, in society, as one jarring
instrument will spoil a whole concei t.
When Soorates was asked whether it
were better lor a man to get married or
to live single, he replied?"Let him th>
cither, aud ho will repent it."
Invincible fidelity, good humor and
complaceuoy of temper, outlive all the
Sharins of a fine face, and make the
decays of it invisible. Taltlor.
What the impulse of genius is to the
great the instinct of vacation is to th
mediocre?in every man there is a uiug
net?in that thing which the man eau
do best, there is a lorvdst jiio.
Truth, love, and high mortality arc
Hasty people drink tho no, tar of c.\
istence scalding hot.
Tho mo&t effectual way to seou:c
happiness to ourselves is to confer it up
Politeness is the outward gnrtn.ut o(
gocd will but many arc the nutshells in
which, if you crack them nothing like a
kernel is to be found.
To be abio to bear provocation is an
argument of great wisdom, and to for
give it, of a great mind.
Sound uot tho vain trumpet of self
commendation and forget not tbromem
bor your own imperfections.
He that accujdomcs himself to buy
superfluities, may, ere long, be obliged
lo sell bis necessaries.
The patient mule which travels night
and day will, iu the end, go farther than
tho Arabian courser?.?J'ersuui ICesvur
Pride is a yico, which pride itself in
cliues every man to liud in otheis, and
to overlook'in himself.
Intellect is not the moral power,
conscience is. Honoa, not talent, makes
"What! slaves yet!'
"Yes, llarr., .''ore are slaves now T
saw one yesterday, who was 'completely
under tho control of his master "
"Not in New Hampshire ?"
"Yes. In the cars his master kept
him away from the rest of tho company,
in a car provided for such slaves. AI
though quite a young man, his faco n. s
a sallow, dricd-up look with' sleepy wa
"lie wasn't black, then ?"
'"No ; ho would have been as white :is
you arc if ho hadn't had such a smoked
--"Oh, I guess I know what you mean,
ther. VVnS he a slave to smoking?"
"Yes, Harry, that is what I mean.
His master is a little black dirty cigar.
And he is as much under its control as
the slaves in the South were under the
control of their tun-tor."
"Isn't it n kind of slavery that is en
joyable, then, mother ? "
"It is only that kind of enjoyment,
when tho lowost or animal part of his
nature says to tho higher, or heavenly
part?"Get down hero and lot me tram
ple on you, and crush you under my
"No boy is born a slave to smoking
or to drinking, or any of those bad mas
tors. Everyman who is steeping his
brain in tobacoo smoke or liquor, walks
right straight into slavery himself.
"It doos muko a man look so foolish to
go along through tho world pW?ng to
bacoo Eiuoko into people's faces, and poi
soning the sweet air, that I think, when
I see one, of the old saying?'A cigar
is a roll ol tobacco with fire at one end
and a fool at tho other."
A morchant good templar or Morgan
ion, 'N. C was summoned belbro tho
lodge to answer tho chargo of having
violatod his pledgo. ne proved by a
number of witnesses that ho had in
dulged in nothing stronger than milk
In tho eourso of tho investigation it was
found that his cow had ranged in the
South Mountains and had been feeding
on "fctill" slop. Dr. Laxton analyzed
her milk and found it one-third "sweet
?omsh." Upon going to the lot the calf
was fpund dead drunk*
SOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAD
Jm-vrn&'vr:- TiJv .u' m- \yw-_SvU
Ciiaiilkston, S. C. December 14, 1872.
ON AND AFTER SUNDAY DECEMBER
14, tIk* Passenger Train on the South
Carolina Railroad will run as follows;
Leave Charleston.9.80 A. M.
Arrive at Columbia.6.20 P. M.
FOR Alia ?BT A.
Leave Charleston. .DjOO A. M.
Arrive ut Augusta.5.20 P. SI.
Lenvo Colmnbin.?J.0O P. M.
Arrive at Charleston.-.4.45 P. M
Leave August a.0.00 A. M.
Arrive at Charleston.4.45 A. M.
COLUMBIA nicht RXFRBSS?SUNDAYS kxck.pt
Leave Charleston.7.W P. M.
Arriveut Coluuibi:...0..?.0 A. M.
Loov? Columbia.7.510 P. M.
Arrive at Charleston.4 15 A. M.
A17U?8TA SIOIIT F.X I'll l'.SS?S T X DAYS BXCRPTED
Leave Charleston.8.80 P. M.
Arrive at Ail gust a.7.!!:") A. M.
Leave AuKiislii.0.15 P. M
Ari'iVO at Charleston.5.60 A. M.
Leave Sumnierville at.7.25 A. M.
Arrive nI, i hurleston at.8.40 A. M.
Le ive Clin -lesion ?I .P. M.
Arrive at Suimuervillc at.1.50 P. M.
Leave Cam den.7.20 A. M.
Arrive at Columbia..11.55 A. M.
Leave Columbia.'J.IO P. M.
Arrive tit Cam Ion. 11.55 P. M.
Day anil Night Trains connect at Augusta,
with Mhcoii and Augusta Kail Road; Central
Hail Itoud and Georgia Rail Road, Tliis is
ili" quickest and iiiosl direct route, and us
cohifortahlti mid cheap as onyothor route to
Louisville, Cincinnati, Chicago. St. Louis,
and all Other points West und Northwest.
Coltuiihia Nij;ht Train connects with
Greenville and Columbia Railroad, und Day
and Ni^'.t Trains c mucct with Charlotte
Through Tickets on sale, via this route to
all points Xorth. ?
Caniden Train connects at. Killgvillc daily
(except Sundays) wit h iuiy Passenger Train,
tnd runs through to Columbia.
A L. TYLER, Vice-President.
S. 1'. PiciKKxti; General Ticket Agent.
The house and LOT on Russell Street,
in Oritiigobiirg, formerly owned by v. Pit
iiian. 1 v: particulars iiiqiiire at the Drug
store ot oliveros.
j cist 6i?n:isrED
Dr. Clive?03- Drug Store
E AM V CANDIES.
A'.so n large cwlie?iibii of of TOYS.
Also ti Ktiperkr lot of COLOCNS and TOIL
EE i' ARTICLES.
Also n tine lot of SEC AUS.
Also n fine lot of CUTLERY;
Also a Lsrgo and well Selected Stock of
?RUCIS mal MJSmt'IXES,
lo which Articles, lor HE LI ABILITY and
COL I. KCl N ESS, the Public's attention is
All are respectfully invited to call at tho
Dm;: Siorc of
At Private Sale.
rnilE PLANTATION formin? a part of
JL the Estate of tho late t*nl. Keitt, and
linowit us the DA RBY PLACE. The tract
consists of about 1500 acres, one half well
IJiuibcrcd, the renminder Pich, Bed, Loam
Soii, adapted to Crops of all kinds. The
arc the Finest Lands in tho District, and
w ere valued at $20 per acre in 1800. Would
tie sold for one-hall tha* , rice no*'. One
fourth cash, the rcmaii or in three Distal
incuts bearing interest front dato and ue;
cured by mortgage of tho same.
This is a splendid chance for enorync <!??
giriug to secure Rich Lands, fine Wator Pow
er, excellent Cattle Riingo aud a Refined
Neighborhood: Apply to
Mrs. L. M. KEITT.
Or J ? KEITT, Esq
THE UNDERSIGNED HAS ON HANI)
all of (ho various Si7.es of 'he above Cases,
which can be furnished immediately on ap
Also manufactures WOOD COFFINS ns
usual, and at the shortest notice.
Apply to II. RIGGS,
mar 5?fun Carriage .Manufacture
r9IIIE UNDERSIGNED RESPECTFULLY
I Informs the public that he is now pre
pared to furnish BRICKS in any quantity.
All orders will meet piompl attention.
J. C. EDWARDS,
jnne ? 1878 tf
DR. A. C. DUKES'
Who litis just received a Large Supply of
BRIAR ROOT PIPES,
CHRISTMAS P ASSENTS, &o.
A Complete Stock of
DRUGS and MEDICINES,
PAINT and PAINT BRUSHES,
With a large assortment of other articles
too numerous to mention.
Call soon and you will get bargains.
d?C to.920 MR IVtY! Agents
tD? WANTED! All classes of working
people, of either sex, young or old, fnalrn
more money ut work for us in their spar
moments, or all the timo, than at anything
else. Particulars froo. Address
OJ STINSON & CO.,
sept ,M -lo Porthud, Mrdue.
In ?11KAT VARIETIES anil REDUCED PKICES AT
C. X>. KORTJOHN'S.
WHAT THE PEOPLE ?AY !
KEEPS THE BEST STOCK OF
HEAVY ATO FANCY
To be Found in Orangeburg,
m- GOODS DE Iii VEUE?.
Throughout tlio Slate are acquainted
with the reputation 'A inv HOTEL.
GOOD MEALS mid (Vmlnr able
Lodgings uro what all my customers,
transient and permanent
Of. The sr.nie rntisfactinn is expressed as to the
BARGAINS to be obtained in my Store. With a
hue and complete assortment of G HOCEIII ES, and
a Meek of DRY GOODS, unrivulfed for excel
lence in the Maikct of Orangeburg. I can', will"
propriety, *"* ^ '
My friends to remember
Tin es are hard, very hard, and money hard to g^t, but those who give
nie a callj.will never dispute the assertion that the best BARGAINS
to be bad in Orangeburg are obtainable at my Store, and my Slore only.
I will keep also, during the winter, a supply of HOUSES and
HOGS for sale !?t reasonable prices. The fact is if you waut a
Bargain ol any sort, you cannot get it unless you call on
8@r* All persons INDEBTED to mc by Liens, Store Account or Note,*7*?8
will please come forward AT ONCE and settle up.'YjjH
His ENTIRE STOCK of NEW GOODS
ENTERPRISE GROCERY STORE !
AUGUSTUS FISCHER, Agt.
on tho corner opposite
BULL, 8COVILL St PIKE r.
FIRST CLASS GROCERY STORE
Where ho will keep EVERYTHING in the above line.
always on band
THE ENTERPRISE SALOON
Has been moved to tho rear of tho ENTERPRISE GROCERY STORE, with n complete
outfit of LIQUORS of every grnde, and TOBACCO und SEQARS of tho
Thanking my friends for pnet fnvorn., I hopcto merit their continued PATRONAGE by
keeping constantly on hand FRESH SUPPLIES of tho above articles, and selling them at
PRICES to suit tho present hard limes.
THIS GUIS AT REMEDY FOR
which can bo cured by a
timely resort to this stand
ard preparation; as has been
proved by the hundreds of
testimonials received by the
proprietors. It is acknowl
edged by many prominent
physicians to be the most
reliable preparation ever in
troduced for the relief and
cure of all Long complaints,
and is offered to the public,
sanctioned by the experience
of over forty years. When
resorted to in season it sel
dom fails to effect a speedy
cine in the most severe
cases of Coughs, Bronchitis,
Croup, Whooping Cough,
Influenza, Asthma, Colds,
Sore Throat, Pains or Sore
ness in tho Chest and Side,
Liver Complaint, Bleeding
at the Lungs, &c. Wistar's
Balsam docs not dry up a
Cough, and leave the cause
behind, as is the case with
most preparations, but it
loosens and cleanses the
lungs, and allays irritation,
thus removing the cause of
BF.TII W. FOWLE <t SONS, Borton, Mass.,
Air.i rvM by DruggiaU and Dealer? gua?rnlrjr,
ocl 18 ly
/"*"\ I \ a VfiT.>?T.1ji ?.4t?^^n
? }fj y*k t <tlixl?H I 29 ) K-r
AN FNTIRELY NEW
FOE DOMESTIC USE.
?XI. Y FIVE l>OLIi.VRS.
WITH TltK MEW
Patent Button Hole Worker.
THE MOST SIMPLE AND COM PACT IN
CONST It IK PION.
THE MOST EUE AEEE AND ECONOMI
CAL IN USE.
A MODEL OF COMBINED STRENGTH
Complete, in all its parts, uses the Straight
Eye Pointed Needle. Self Tin ending, direct,
Upright Positive Motion, New Tension. Self
Feed and Cloth Ouidcr. Operates by Wheel
and on a Table. Eight K?nning, Smooth
ami noiseless like all good hi>rh priced
machines. Has patent check to prevent the
wheel being turned the wrong way. Uses
the thread direct from the spool. Makes
the Elastic Leek Stitch (finest and strongest
stitch known;) firm, durable, close and
rapid. Will do all kinds of work, fine and
coarse, from Cam brio to heavy Cloth or
Leather. Mid u.?es all descriptions of thread
The best mechanical talent in America
und Europe, has been dovoted to improving
and simplifying our Maohlnes, combining
only that which is practicable, and dis
pensing with all complicated surroundings
generally found in other machinci.
Special, terms and extra inducements to
male and female agents, store keepers, Ac,
who will establish agencies through tho
country and keep our now machines on ex
hibition and sale. County rights given to
smart agents free. Agent's complete outfits
furnished without any extra charge
Samples of sewing, descriptive circulars
containing terms, testimonials, engravings,
&c, sent free.
Address. BROOKS SEWING MACHINE
CO., No. 15120 Broadway, New York,
fob 8 ly
MONEY CANNOT 1JUY IT I
For Sight is Priceless*!!
BUT THE DIAMOND SPECTACLES WILL
?c>m>e mSE3 2^: mark
Tf yon value your Eyesight use these Per
fect Lenses, Ground from Minute Crystal
Pebbles, Melted together, and derive their
name "Diamond" on account of their Hard
ness and Brilliancy. They will last many
years without change, and n.re warranted
superior to all others in use.
Manufactured by the Spencer Optica
Manufacturing Co., New York.
CAUTION.?None denning unless stamp
ed with our trade mark.
For Sale by Responsible Agents through
out the Union.
E. J. OLIVEROS,
jan 20?ly Orangeburg, S. C.
The Cndcrsigned hns oponcd an OFFICE
for tho SALE of LAND.
Persons having REAL ESTATE to dis
pose of will do well to register tho same
LARGE FARMS subdivided and sold in
either LARGE or SMALL parcols.
GOOD FARMS for sale at from $2 to $6
por acre, on easy terms.
AUGUSTUS B. KNOWLTON,
Orangeburg C. IL, S. C.
nov 15 S
" A full assortment of FALL and
WINTER GOODS, of every descrip
tion, at prices to suit the times.
A full stock of choice Groceries
now on hand.
Sept. 27, 1873 35 ljp*>*?
GEO. H. CORNELSON
Is receiving now, constantly &
tions to his Stock of DRY GOODS,
Groceries, Hardware, Boots & Shoes,
Hats, Saddles, Harness, Crockery,
Wood and Willow Ware, etc., axul
offers the same at prices to suit the
times. BAGGING and TIES alwag?
on hand. I also continue to buy
COTTON, RICE and all COUNTRY,
Produce at the HIGHEST Market
PRICE. Please call in and see
GEO. H. CORNELSON'&
HAVE GREAT PLEASURE in submitting the following li?t of G-OODi
to their p:?trnns?aud the public, and while thanking them f >r past confidence m
liberally bestowed, ofTcr renewed assurance that evory effort will bo made lo meet
their want* with the very best of goods at lo.ve.it cash priest.
DOMESTIC DRY GOODS. ROOTS, SHOES, HATS, CAPS,
and CLOTHING, STAPLE GROCERIES, such as
FLOUR, SUGAR, COFFEE, B AGON,
HAMS, MACKEREL, LARD &c.
RAISINS, JELLIES, SAUCES, SPICES, PICKLES, MUS
TARD, &c, CANNED FISH, FRUIT, and VEGE
TABLES, in every variety, TINWARE, and
CROCKERY, A FULL LINE AL
?a *:-? ti
WAYS ON HAND.
MOSELEY, CROOK & COPES,
(OPPOSITE THE CITIZENS' SAVINGS BANK.)
june 28 | VnhwimJ.
?in 7o ;B a r*t>
. ?' '?*flb>L
RUSSELL-STREET, ORANGEBURG, S. ft
Tho Subscriber takes great pleasure in announcing to his FRIENDS and tire CO&f.
MUNITY that he has OPENED a FIRST-CLASS HOTEL, at tho Large Re?idenc????wrt*v
ly occupiod by Mr. Hane Wannamaker. Comfortable Accommodations,, a Bounteous
Table aud Courtcua Attention are Guaraoteod. ,Wl
jon 18?3m J. W. H. ??KJ^J^
.'? . e .i 1> n.at?n
; (if ,i yuiViru
: i! ? bum
? ,! n caw &no?w
? . -1-! hi in. mmht
? no ?0:4110*
b *'v>uoio:> s4l
YTTOULD INFORM TnE PUBLIC THAT nE IS STILL CARRYING ON THE OAl?
TT riage Making in ?11 its various branches, and will Manufacture er Repair at la* !
Shortest Notico, all Carriages, Buggies or Wagons. And am also prqpared with
NEW PRESS AND G XI TO GIN AND PACK COTTON
8H0RT NOTICE. Cotton GINNED AT MY MILL has brought from 1 to A ccnt'ww*.!
than ,luit Cinned on the common 0>ns. ft W^BSiMT^