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Barns and Bccclicr.
Thp following poem was written by
Mr. J, Webb, of Scotland, sixteui years
ago, on tho occasion of tho appoit tmen t
of Henry ward Beech or v.to Iceturo at
tho celebration of BurnsHono-hundredth
onniversary, January, 1859 :
I learn tho task&fa fa'n to you
To gietho Lurd'o' Ayr bis due;
But ubo him woel;
He kept sweet Charity in view,
E'en for the Do'il.
Ilifl'fcwKmn fau'ls yc need na tell;
Folks eay yc'ro no o'ro gudc yourself;
But Do'il my care:
Gin yo're but balf as guid as Bab,
We'll usk arc inair.
iVt vie a I '
Then dinniscck to find a flaw;
ut o'or Iiis fault's a mantle thraw,
And leave the rest
To bim who made and tried the heart;
lie kens the-best.
ytr-H ? j'
A ccbtury honeo, nu' wha can toll
What may befa' yer cnunio sei ?
Some holy preacher
May tak' the cudgels up for auo
Cn'd Hary Becchcr.
I ha'c nao dobt yo'd like to ken
ha'tis that's tnk'?t the auld quill pen
To wiite this rhyme,
Tho knowledge wad be little worth ?
I'm past my prime.
?joButwhen a lassie, young and fair,
? I've wandered aft by bonnic Ayr
. W' henrtsome glee
E'er fate's stern mandate sent me forth
Far o're the sea.
Stiu\Soo(iii'h bills and .Scotia's plains,
Her poets and her poets' strain
To me arc dear?
A desert spring within my heart?
'?ti*gifcf',ey'cllliin a u>'11''
Silence is tho best reply to folly.
p ;\Vhito hands arc nice, but willing
ones arc nicer.
Things tiiat must bo pushed?Wheel
vaft-v ?Mcnd I can,t,'is the confessiou of
many a mendicant.
A gentleman caught cold by kissing a
Indy's snowy brow.
' The vegetable that young ladies love
is, tormath oh !
Silver sardine boxes are now given to
When is one love deformed 'I When
it is all on one side.
-V MI !/ ?
?ft- -.' The cause of woman s :ffrage?Scarci
ty of husbands.
Powdered meerschaum is now used
by ladies as a cosmetic.
Sorrows aro the shadows of past
A near lantern is better than a dis
fcjEg f A*bad habit to get iuto?A coat that
is not paid for.
Aii* ?^qoJ eoldom or never come unmixed
Don't bathe tho eyes in cold water,
tepid is tho host.
Trifles niako perfection, but perfec
tion itself is no trifle.
How to avoid sea-sick ness?Kcop
away from tho water.
Patience is a flower that grows not in
every pus's flower garden.
? % not is the best key for a Christinns
box ? A tur-key.
ItiBa strange fact that wise ntcn
learn more from fools than lools do from
In what case is it absolutely impossi
ble to be nlow and sure '( In tho case
"Why has the hog tho most braius of
all tho animals ? Bqcausc he has a hog's
head full of them.
Why do women talk less iu February
than any other month 7 .Because it is.
tho shortest month iu the year.
.Value the friendship of hiin who
rdattds by you iu storm; swarms of
(iu^eots 'will surround you iu suushiuo.
Habit is a cnblo; wo weave a thread
it; ovory day, and at last wc cannot
weak it. '
It is proposed that men who aro btild
headed have their monograms painted
on 1 he barb spot.
Those who have tried it says that
kissing inliko a sowing inaohino becuuso
it seems good.
Its is almost as much a sin to shut
(Jod's sunshine out oi your house, as to
ebut his Biblo out.
Live ?s long as you may, the first
twenty yearc aro tho longest half oi"
Tho purest joy that wo can experi
ence in ono wo love, is to sco that per
son a source of happiness to others.
jaiv, They now say that Bozarris didu't
?cheer his hand,' at all, but hid in a
cornfield as soon as the fight began.
irtarijA lopg winded orntor is said to have
? sleeping oar attached to his train of
.HtH On the ragged edgo of despair?Tho
boy with a hole in tho seat of his new
, Somebody advertises a preparation
for kecj iog a lady's hands ireo from
chaps. A report that slio has no mon
ey would do the samo thing.
To make a boys trowers last. When
jou make a suit of olothes for him, flu
? isli the coat first, and by bo doing you
inaico tho trousers last. This is tho on
ly way it can be done. '"
. .1 > ' I I
DK, T. BERWICK LEGAUE,
Graduate Kaltimore College of |
OFFICE OYEll STORE J. A. HAMILTON,
julyl 1871 tf
Tho undersigned takes pleasure m
announcing to Iiis many friends nud patrons
that lie has PERMANENTLY LOCATED at
ORANGEBURG C. H.
Where he will devote his ENTIRE TIME
from every Monday until Friday noon, to
PRACTICE OF DENISTRY
in all its Departments.
Perfect SATISFACTION "guaranteed in
all Operations entrusted to his care.
Charges MODERATE, lie will he found
at Dr. Fersnor'a Old Stand.
Very respectfully, P
A. M. SNIDER, D. S.
may 0 ly
II. F. HIIJCKENFIISS, Remtist,
Of CHARLESTON, can lie found at his
OFFICE above Captain BRIGG
MANN'S STORE, on Rus
References?Dns ,1. P. PATRICK, R. A.
MuoKRKFUSS, A. P. Pki.zkii, M. D., and
Messrs. Pelzkr, Rnncr.us & Co.
june (5 lf<7l tf
A KEW LAW FIRM.
HUMBERT & FORDHAM,
ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELLORS
A T Ii A W .
OFFICE COURT HOUSE,
OltAXGEBURG, S G
mar 1 1 l?
E. G> GREGORY
HASOPANED n SHOP at Rigg's Obi llrick
Store tor the purpose of Repairing Watches
and Clocks. Iiis work is guaranteed to
;'c satisfaction or no pay required. He
will he glad to serve bis old customers and
the public'generally. Prices moderate,
may 2 tint 1874
A GOOD PLANTATION in Middle Town
ship, KMi acres. Finely SETTLED. House
and Outbuildings all new. All under Good
Fence. Plenty of Fruit Trees. Price
$2000?half cash. A BARGAIN.
Also 180acres in sauictownship. Saw Mill
House, Gin and Grisl-Mill. Never Failing
Stream. Good for 800 bushels toil Corn and
0 to 8 bales toll Cotton per year. $800
Also 000 acres in Charleston County, $3
Also 800 acres in this county. Pine land,
well watered, $2 per aero. Applv to
A. R. KNOVYLTON,
Onmgeburg C. II., S. 0.
mar 14 tf
AUGUSTUS B. KN0WLT0N
ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR
OHA\GE?l RG, S. C.
July 8 tf
Brick! Brick!! Brick!!!
TAYLOR Sc JOHNSON,
columbia., s. c.
Are prepared to furnish FIRST CLASS
BRICK iu any quantity at the LOWEST
MARKET RATES. Orders solicited.
Joseph Tayi.ok. IIkxuv b. Johnson
may 23 tf
Dr. J. G. Wannainaker & Co.,
Respectfully call the public's attention to
FIRST CLASS DRUG STORE,
on Russell Street, next door to McMastcr's
llrick Uuilding, where can be found a well
selected nyc-k of MEDICINES, PAINTS,
OILS, SOAPS and Fancy Toilet. Articles.
A kind and generous patronage is earn
Dr. .1. G. WANN AM A KER & CO.
J. FELDER MEYERS,
OFFICE COURT HOUSE SQUARE,
Will give prompt attention to all business
entrusted to him. mar'JO?tf
?iOOI> GARDENS lo be had
by buying your Garden Seeds
and Onion Sets from
who gets all his Sce<?s from the
Celebrated firm of I). Lau
dreih ?fc .Sou.
N. 11.?MemberM of Granges
will bo supplied ai Grunge
jan 10 4t
If yoa want WORK DOVE
in House and Carriage Faint
iug go to
J. A. WIXXIAMS.
Experience 34 years, Resi
dence on Market Street.
jan 17 1871 18
~Dr. A. 0. DUKES ~
Has just received a fuil Btipply of
PAINTS, OILS, &o.
Also a lot of fino CIGARS and TORACCO
all of which will bo eold ohcnp for ensh.
sept 6 1874 1
W. K. Crook
HAVING OPENED A
f^V?^Ui?Bli^CTj!p *8TOQJ^of th? H0USEKEliPEKS un(1 ?UBLlO; generally to h?
Bept 6 187i .
WANTED IMMEDIATELY !
II ID KS,
HAGS, &c, &c.
To be had, for which the HIGHEST CASH PRICES will be paid at tho
Opposite where Whiltemore's Soap Factory used to bo.
aug 22 c 1S74
C. D. KORTJOHN
HAS A FULL SUPPLY OF
TOBACCO & CIGARS.
C. 33. KORTJOHN.
TOSE & IZLAR
And Tray your GROCERIES, and thus
save yourself the trouble of pricing
CwT" GOODS DELIVERED.
GEO. H. CORNELSON
la now RECEIVING oho of the LARGEST and BEST SELECTED STOCKS of
DRY GOODS, HARDWARE,
BOOTS & SHOES, HATS,
Crockery, Glass, Wood and Willow
q0?Al8O a NICE SELECTION of | '
READY MADE CLOTHING,
Which, having been bought with nn cyo to tho HARD TIMES will be SOLD LOW BOWN
FULL VALUE for tho MONEY guaranteed, and an early inspection rcspcolfully
solicited. No charge for showing goods. Respectfully yours,
GEO. H. CORNELSON.
HAS AN ENDLESS STOCK OF
DRY GOODS, NOTIONS, BOOTS,
SHOES, HATS and GROCE
Which ho is offering at1
CHARLESTON COST PRICE
1 WILL HAKE
A SPECIALITY OF
BACON, FLOUR, HAMS & SUGAR,
Also on hand a full STOCK of
Just received a fresh lot of CHOICE CANDIES, FANCY CRACKERS, LEMON
SUGAR, LEMON SYRUP, CANNED STRAWBERRIES, PEACHES, &c.
J. S. ALBERGOTTI,
CORNER RUSSELL-STREET AND RAILROAD AVENUE.
Do you want the BEST
You ever SAW ? Do you want the BEST
Lard, Mackerel, Salmon, Sordines, Pickled or Fresh Oystett,
Supur Cured Hams, Potted Ham, Crackers, Sugar,
Coffee, Chewing or Smoking Tobacco, Scgars, ' ? r
BOOTS OR SHOES \
GO TO .
At the Sign of the GOLD BOOT.
fe". 5 *n o 2. &
f !zj I c ^J IP 1 I
O H a" 1
AUGUSTUS FISCHER, Agt.
HAS JUST RECEIVED AT THE
ENTERPRISE GROCERY STORE
A full supply of FRESH FAMILY GROCERIES, and is offering them
VERY LOW lor the Cash.
THE ENTERPRISE SALOON
Will be found a full Stock of CHOICE LIQUORS of tho best brandy an?
a largo supply of tho BEST BITTERS that am made.
SEGARS and TOBACCO of tho best grades. All in need of tho abov*
goods will bo dealt with right by calling on
AUGUSTUS FISCHER, Agt.