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DECEMBER SI. 1S78.
A News Carriers Ardress,
fl it the Press,
.js gott'a line or less.
. at tjood la ;n Resnmption,
And gohiat greenback level,
If the. Xets collects no money,
An i there's nothing for the Devil t
Iktb EJTtor snd Devil ...t
"T7ere betair off by far,
V liea gold was at a premium
And property at par.
Xouwitb noses on the grindstone
And Resumption ists in power,
e people have the torture
And the usurer has the hour.
' You may talk of 6 per cent. Interest,
But "down to par with gold"
' 5lAas Interest'at 20
J And taxes double-fold.
But even under "contnK'tion"
Bristol has onward ped,
ijsew walks and bribes and buildings
Attests she drivcjahe:id.
Yet tiiar-T5'man7 an idle hammer.
niasy an anxious pazc
Of the willing sons of labor,
Waiting the dawn of better darn.
One fitft we can eat our sausage,
Vf nether rich Bologna, or hog,
ot doubting it 13 genuine,
-' ": For pork is cheajer than dog.
And if you wish an advertisement
' At starvation rates alas,
You can get it at nvarly nothing,
; For priut U cheaper tlutu gas.
Xot wishing to be jersonal
The Carrier flings this in ;
That Xnias without money .
Is a little bit too thin.
a wui itiucier.
It i liimil vi4 r i inttii
.pliel out "here' your parpoT
jviftiid nothing about tL ''iiiie!.
well to eiglitci'ii-seventy-eiglit,
f. A tVw tif thy dwds we name:
( Wrier is rather weary .
Vrclieursc tliem all again.
of iJie Astronoricr,
yj&fti- the field of star,
double moons of Mars.
T'was left to young Tom Edison
To find out th! Telephone,
And store up speerh in the Flionograph,
Till Gabriel blows his horn.
But the devil beats Tom Edison;
lie keep hit. Phonograph
. To repeat our life's iniquities
In the day of Judgment wrath.
And I venture the opinion
. That if patent there shall be,
'he devil, and not Tom Edison,
. Should be the patentee.
Yo'.i can easily imagine
Vhat Cain to Abel said.
When with the first-known bludgeon
He broke said Abel's head.
Xow imagine said devil producing,
On his Phonograph that day,
What Cain then said to Abel,
If said Cain should dare gainsay.
Then, Header! like "yc editor,"
Be sure to always tell the truth,
Or, when the devil draws his Phonograph
On you, he'll have the proof.
Dear Bristol News reader,
Let ine warn vou now in time,
God records on Ills Phonograph
Every noble deed of thine.
And when the golden trumpet
.Shall summon from each star
Heaven's heraldry angelic
For thy trial at it bar,
May God's Phonograph infallible,
"When it repeats thy life below,
Bring no shame within thy bosom,
And no fear thy spirit know.
May it tell that 'neath thy burden,
Though pressed with many a care,
Thou did'st not forget thy brother,
Who had more than he could bear.
Then thy Judge w ill find a Simon
To remove thy eross who can,
For lie knows what it is to stumble
'Neath a load too great for man.
Forty acres of pigeons roost nightly
in tl e Indian Territory about fifty
miles south-west of Joplin, Mo.
The hunters spend the night in the
woods and kill with shot guns and
clubs till morning, when they load
wagons with the birds and drive awry
to seil the pigeons at from 10 cents
to 2") cents a dozen. Scores of wagx.
on-!oaJi have thus been disposed of,
gitll there is r.o apparent diminution
in the number of the birds, nor do
tbey fa;! to return nightly to their
Max Stkakosch called at Colum-,
bus. 0., newspaper office to' call to
account the man that wrote that ar
ticle Unfortunately he ran foul of
the fighting editor who kicked him"
down-stairs. -The impresario, having
seen a doctor concerning the hurt ex
Dcrier.ced by that part of his onatonij
most CXpOSCfl ln i!J tngageiue.n, nur
tn a lawyer lor a iirescripnon ia
s hurt - fionor.
He . does'nt
Critic ' ' a
A Neat Brick 7V
Residence For, Sale.
The undersigned offer? for pale his
new BRICK RESIDENCE, on James
street. In Bmtol GkkJfO'. The build
ing i two-6tory put hie structure,
containing nine rooms, with. all the
modern improvements. Attached is
a conservatory for flowers.
It in ailuated onthe beantilul emi
nence. jut In front of Bullins Female
ColJetre, knowf m Solar Hill, which
overlooks the town and commands a
beautiful view of the surrounding
country. The yard and garden are
beautifully laid off and arranged In
beds, and everything about the place
is new and in first-class order. . The
lot contains three-font tha of an acre,
the whole or apart of which will be
sold with the dwelling, as the purchas
er may wish. There is also on the lot
a Kpiennid spring, with a good stone
dairy over it, a Bishop Water .Eleva
tor, a Rood stable, &c.
This splendid property wiU be sold
on very reasonable terms, the title to
which is periectiy good. For furiber
particulars call on or address
JOHN W. JETT,
Bristol, Ten n.
HAVE just opened a handsome lot vl
in Niwere' Dunaing, on .viain etieet.
Wnrdree, Bureaus, Washstauds, TaDlee.
LoiiDfrB and fine assortment of Maltrasses.
J Prices very low. Call and examine.
. m m m a a mm mm m
j SAM U n. blUNt.
.TJfulT 10, '77 tf.
' Encourage Home Manufacture.
WE ARE NOW PREPARED TO FL'I NISH
all kind of CASTINGS In nor linn. And to do Bo
Ubtnf with promptnakK and ln the bt mnner.
Larga nmbr of Plows, Caw M im , ac. on
hftrd. D'XOJ'.SillTH CO.
JoW 71. 1S71.
WHOLESALE Nb RETA,L
01 aiHVioi! Tnin PtrMt
nTrxJJlOi.NL, - - VlltUliMA.
I TJlVl the lament DRY GOODS llHf( ln the
S State, fan hai-inK (heir ko"' in lare
S. ititif e from uiaiinfactorers. liiij'Ortcr, and at
ylarce tra in
nablei them to ofi'er extraordinary Indacementa
to caeh partliaiters. They k bat one price and
that the lowot. They keep on baud at all times
a foil ssnriment of
Fancy Ooodn. "otton, Carpets, Oil Cloths, Mt
tiiK , &c Sannilea and Hsla of goods famished
npen applicdllini Express rhsriies prepaid to the
A. M. ii. II. K. on all gooda ordi-red amonnting
to Ten Dollars or ever. april 9. '7S ly.
rropecfU8 For 1S79.
Godey's Lady's Book.
Yd. 98, 59thYesre
Lock ! Reduced frcm $3 to $2 a Year. Lock!
The Cheapest and Best Ladies Maga
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Our Splendid Engravings ou Steel,
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tzjj'n Ecck Fnb.;-,Co. Limited,
; ;. -
NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC.
lyfcw Drug Eoro J
YOU will find in my Drug Store rerj
thing tbat is usualtf kept in tbia line
of trade, lt is not iM-veatary to specify,
and as to the price eonte auJ se for your
self, and you will bv satisfied that 1).
is the place toi-uy your Drncs, the en
tire stock iynew and fresh, and no old
draffs on hand. ;' .
J)r Ji K. ranee, a young man of
fine atUziDicnts, will assist me in the busi
ness. ' D.J. EN SOU.
jn 8. '73 tf
M ILL I N ERY
FRESH from New York, at Mrs. L
S. LEWIS', two door west of
Bosang's Corner. I would invite the
ladies to call and examine my stock,
and price goods. Stttinfactioa guar
anteed ! MRS. L. S. LEWIS.
Sept. 24, 1878-tf
Seneker & Bro
WE would respectfully call the at-te-
tion of our patrons, and the
public generally, to the fact that we
are now receiving our
SPRING & SUMMER
consisting of Dry Goods, Groceries,
Notions, Hate And Caps, Boots,
A Shoes, Qneensware, tic, tC-c,
We would especially ask the Ladies to
call and examine our Stock of
Zeigler's Custom Work
of Ladies' and Misses' Shoes. We
have sold this work for a number of
years, and have never yet, to our
knowledge, sold a single pair that did
not give entire satisfaction. Our
is complete. Styles most beautiful
and varied, nil that ftishion and fancy
could wish. ludeed. to appreciate you
roust see for yourselves.
These Goods were bought in person
at lowest prices and e are d termined
to Bell them accordingly. J stir-und
ive us a call before makinjr yt:r
Spring Mir l.H-ts, as we feel ure we
can make it to your interest to Luy of
StJieher & lire.
Mch 27. '77- tf.
Snec-ssorto CONRAD 4 SHEt-tiTh-V.
No. 1208 Cary Street,
RICHMOND, - - - VIRGINIA.
2" Special atl6i.tlin plen to Hi" sale of Tobacco
Ly T. D. SLAL.
Sells Tobacco, Flour, Gruin and all
Country Produce. oct 1, '7S-(tu
W. E. DSATOIsT,
WHOLES A LE GROCER,
SO. I, OLD STREET, PEIESlSLin'J, F1.
1 KEEP constantly on hand the lar
gest and best selected stock in the
city. Purchasing in bulk fim first
hands, and to a great exteut for ca.-b,
enables me to sell
as any house in South-aide Virginia.
Special attention given to sale of
Flour, Grain. Butter, Poultry
and a'.l other kinds of
LIBKRAL ADVANCES AND PROMPT RE
Refer to my Bankers of this City,
Messrs. Hinton Cr Drsx ; "The
Bank of Petersburg.''
oct 1, '78 Cm
AT THE DEPOT,
AI1IXGDOX, - - VI UG IN I A.
FIRST rate meal and lodging at
reasonable rates, and prompt and
polite attention to guests at all hours.
J. J. BROYLES.
june 25. 1878-tf
8 LACK WELL'3
or the ntK-txiy Curt- of !
eitimtil Weakness, i.rt
Manhood an1 all disorcra (irons
rht ou bv tiulin-
rret:on or pxrem. Any DniKKist hn t!i iiiQie
itiPiitt. Al!ma, lr. W, J tQI KM k '.
130 t Sixth bim-U llttciunKii. W
a(t Somblan haklt ftirnl.
('Utitw. .t.d iitaa fr bu..k a
(pim T.nUrig. u It. H. sir
U uruJuxb.ii. Greena Ca" a.
f? Wn ir h to f 7. ReTnlrrn
jgj Ac'u wauled. U.euppl)C.latarUle.Tciin.
april 16. IMS It-a. a
Kastccd ; How Lost, Eow Restored I
i J nl pcUHahed. n'w dilion of
jr3islfr 'nlifrfir Olebrnled
fijrJSi :.ay on tba rn lieal ture, wlthour
medlcina. of Srar'.uaH(F4 or
fieinlual Weakna.. InTolantary'-.St'iulnal Loea,
Ikpotf.ict kltn, CorMrTio. Eim.ep.t and Fit
Ikdnecd by aeli-iiidnlgmic, or aeztaal eztrara
ganrA( A' a.
aS" Priee, tr 8alel ane!op. only afx cnta.
Tb- labratwl aotbor. In thr1 admiral.le Eaaay,
deafly i.moiwtrated, fioin a tbrl? years nct
fot prattle, tb' tb alarming cf-iUdjupncH tif
elf-l)H may b rfrtt-Uy rrd withont the
danKt-coiM use of internal raeJiciw or the applica
tion nf the knife ; pointliig out- ninda of cni a,
once aimpie, certain, and fffefual, b meant of
which arnry aafferer, no matt what bin condi.
tion may b, may tor blmtelfcbeiihiy, prirately
3TTM Loctara ahoald bat tb hand of er.
cry youth and arery man in tie land.
Sei.t nndar aeal. in a r1'" erjcl pa. to any ad
dreaa, f-pnW, on receipfo atx cent or two
potKK atanip. "
Iddroa tba I'oblibara, V M --
THE CULVE&WILL MEDICAL 00 ,
41 rn St-, " York Toat Offlf 8m, 4599.
I AM bow mnnFng a regular line of Hacks
between priMd tad JKMillville, tfeott
cirtinty- V miles, leavitig Bristol on Moa
days. Wdoedys -nd Friday, and re
o'uroiog on TuestLtys, Thuivdajs and Ht
untay. Fare' $2 for trip each wv r (4
fur the round trip. This arrangement will
last until the roads Hfecenie iicjracticable
for Hack travel owing to tlie winter.
HEX BY NAVE.
W.W.JAMES & SON,
WBOLFgaLI AM BKTAIL DIAI.BCS IS
Dry Goods, Boots, Shoes, Hats,
Come and see our new
Cash is oar motto."
goods. "Cheap fo
. may 7, '78 tf
The World s Standard
FOR SALE ALSO,
PATENT ALARM KOSEY DRAWEES,
0fiee Hills. Spice Llills, aEd Store
THE IMPEOVEPTYPE WEITEE,
OSCILLATING PDiiP GO'S, PU1IPS.
SEND FOlt CMiCVLABS.
FAIRBANKS te CO..
311 Broadway, New York.
17 Light Street, Baltimore.
For Sale by Leading Hardware Dealers,
aept. 3, '78," 4in.
Scritncr's Illastrated Monthly.
For liovs and Girir
Au Ideal Children's ITagazine.
!-ir. S( hihnkk & Co ,ln!S7.1 bijan the pnb
liciioti of Si . Nil Hoi ah ri 11'iiMtratrd JVIaxaiine
for lil.i and R(-f!, Willi Mr. Mary !apa 1'1(C
e.:)tor. Kl yenrr hir pw-d fine tha first
i4iin:h-r rat i!DPl. and tr- nuiK'T1 haa won the
l.lKhcrt pokition. It a monthly circulation of
OVER .V',01'0 COHISS.
It in ; ul!ili d almnltanvoni'ly in I ondnn and
't-w Vork. m.-i ir tn. t.tt laiuic recognition if al-jt'-ni'nl
Ai.d tienrty iK tn:ric 'n a !
hontfh tlp (.roicr.H of thf m tazliit ha I n a
.ta a lTHrc-, i hat not i-.-cbd i .-itttor'a
! !(! of h.!. In CKWfcf bfr IJil eon'li nilly nt
niix li and Iho ti rv:irin m KWlftly fuilowa llt-r.
To day' St X i H..I.A tt:.da
Al.ONK IX THB Wt.I.LDOV ROOKS.
TTi X.w V..rk Trilvut hut ald of it .- 'St.
NlrUoi.Ax hi" r sirlifd a uiklx-r platform, and
coiit'(ii.rt. f'T it rtc wtdtr reannivva 4n art
mid li'ttcia than any of iu prd ci-HFom or cn.
tiopornrfH ' Th. i nnJoii Lilirmy It nrhl r :
"Tlo-f in n k ii!if li.r ti c ) til ;r tLal cr, bf
niJ to filial ihin cfcum l r, dnciion of bcrlhi.ti u
GOOD TilI.Vf.-5 TOR ISTS-n.
Th arranirnvrta fr 'itrary :ui1 art otri!'n
tinnn for t. ti-w Tolntp-thf Mixtn a: cota
plr1. ilrf.w:i.rf frr m nlie .Jt fHr.-rit noiuc.-'h, a
w.-li . frfci prii'l";i K r- o;o-. Atr. Frok K.
Mockloa'a i it ril ft. ry for 1 (.
" J'! LV Fi I.t .V!HIP,-
'Till run t! rontxh 'h tr:T.- moMhly parta.-- be
iflnuiiiij tht i n h- r f.T JiTfiub'r. 1l;8. Ilif
ftr.t of lb.' i.rll'iii', i wiil b lllilMlrMt d by
.1 m ini K K- ''y. I hi fco.ry t oiip i r trarel and
iir..iturH in Klorldi m d the I Ah h till a. For the
iiriii, a roii'ii d i.ilit
if tK"zrx iinr?rKf.F.PFF.s,"
Tty K:lhrliie l. Cin!'h. -"'b il'qiraH.wa by Frd -lick
Itli Iman. hri in the avn: niimbfr; and a
fr-Bh ari.il by Siihhh f"lhl(t, entitl-d "Kye
hritiht " with pli ty of pictman. will lie com.
tncneed early in the Tulnine Tlmre will alc bu
a eoiitine'l f ir-tal cHc4
UPSirTY Dri'GET'3 TOVTEK."
Written by JnlUn H wthori.a. ai d HlntrHtd bT
Alfred Frfdwrif fc. about tha other familiar fea
ture or St. Xu-noiAB. tho editT preaorTfn a
Rood-bninored rilenre, content, prrhapa, to let her
Are Trlniiie already Uxaed, propheny eoneerninif
the nlxtli. In respect to nljort etoriea, plctnrea,
pooma. bnninr, intnctia akelcbaa. and thw Inra
and lora of ".lack In the Pulpit, " tbe 'VerT Lit
tle Folka'- doi artment. and the tetter-box," and
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and Vorel n Patetits, have had 34 yeara experi
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Dec. 19. 187S.
The Onty Magazine, in the World Ex
prely for Babies.
Filj ccnts a Year. Free of Postage.
' TAKE IT FOU Torn BABY I
Eight lnrgequnrto ! jnige" Fine umber
paper, thick and utrong. Sweet we lories,
daiutv ficrares. merry jingles, sr.d' funny
tit o? r.ar.v-life, all in Urge tTTu with
worts dii'ld into ijlables. A Kinder
garten tn itself.
D. L0THR0P & CO.,
... ;.:- Botioi.-.
To the FuHic I
THHE unJdreiigned "haviDg gone into ' to
JL partntirtsbip with iVIestr. A. L. COR
N I BERT ind C. DORIOT, the styU of the
firm - will b Ioriot & Co. We
hTe brought to thin place oil tbe latest ind
uioet approved appliance for extra-fiae
watch mkinft and repnirir.fr, tofrether with
the bent talent acJ okill iu the Americun,
French, a&d Sisj i is prove ueDta. .
CsrmiWrt rank with the firut Waich ;k
era ia the United State. He have avt-li-mh
t adjuat watchw to leat and cold.
We flatter eurceUea tbat we caa dt a.tch
work better than the best of other fchop
throughftut the countt-v. All damaged
pnrt of watchee will taken out aui re
placed with perfect parts. In man ease
onr finely repaired watches .will be trade
better than aew. Forsirrlj 1. Corttibert
waa entritHtdd with the first -class of work
in New York City.
Our assertion will be proven by K'vn? us
a trial. We will still keep a fine clasa o!
Roods everything that in kept in a Crct
cl8 Jewelry Store. Watches a cheap as
the cheapest, nnd warranted. Our sincere
thanks to the public for their verr liberal
patrouape in the past. We hope to always
merit a share of the same by fuir dealinp
with all. Bear in mind our talent is
not yet exhausted.
X. B. Mr. C. Dnriot beinp extra
fine Machinist, as we-ll as Watch
Maker, will make to order any new
machinery of the finest quality.'or re
pair old machinery. Will undertake
new designs or new machinery for in
ventors, nov. 6. 1877 tf.
1874. ESTABLISHED 1858
SOUTH WEST VIRGINIA
With increased facilities we arc now
prepared to ofier o the public
all kinds of
Castings arid machiner3r
Having, perhaps, the largest assort
ment of patterns in this part of the
State; Milling Machinery, Cir
cular 8a w Mills. Mining and
Pumps, Crushers Ac. We
have the latest patterns and
roost improved Plows, Cast
Wrought and Steel of
the latest patterns and im
provements, and give
special attention to this
part of the husiness.
We have the agency for the sale ol
Stfam Enignes from 5 to 50 horne
power, Burr . Stones, Bolting Cloths,
A second hand Wool arding
Machine and Picker in g od
order, for sale, also a pair ,
Portable Mill Burr
J. B. BARRETT A CO.,
Wareh 11. 187H tf WvthevlMa. V
D. B. PAYNE,
BOOKSELLER and STATIONER,
AND DEALER IN
Piaiics, Criai Mn MacMces
PAPta ni n s, uiD6W sniscs.
.''teinway Webber's nnJ other Pianos, Mfon
and H itiiliti and other Organs, and
DAVIS' SUPEKIORSEWINO MACHINES,
jure 4 78 ly. ,
Bristol, Va. fc Tenn.
ET. h. MUSS, LV i., mtiui.
1iACUl.TY composed of aeven experlen
. ced Teachers. (I'rofexHors of Music
mid Mo!eru LMtixuaiceft both educAttd iti
Ear.ipe.) Hoard, fuel, washing, light",
room and 'ervrtiiln' attention, and Tuition
(-xclupiveot Mtiiicand MiMlera LwnsuRge-),
per term of five niontlm, 8S4 to $94 ; one
half in advance, or the "whole at the midd'e
of the term, yefsiojis open uniformly on
the 4th ThuTKilay in tipiet, and 3rd Thurs
Jiy in January, Hoarders furitis-l
e'tcets, pillow-nnpd, towels, kc. SENI
FOR CATALOGUE. Nov. 21 1876- tf
(fe FASHION tp
IS5 EMMA DCRIOT.eucceyHorto Mrs.
aLoway, will oten
in a snort
time tit Mrs. G.-tllawar a dd etand oi 4th
streat the most Mapnilicent Stm-h of MIL-:
LIN BUY and F NCY GOODS ever brought
to this Market. To which the attention of
the Ladim of Bristol and viciuity ia called.
Misa Emmi Doriot having an experience
of tsfVft-! urs with one of the best Milli
ners of Philadelphia, and having been with
me tco seasons, I cn Bfifely reccoumiend
her to the Ladies of Bristol and surround
Just received a tine lot 'of
CLOAKS of d liferent prices.
C. B. Wlnffo, J. S. Kllet, J. D Cramp.
WIBGO, ELLETT & CSOSP
Boots, Shos& Trunks,
No. 1S0, Main trcet,
R I CH ill ON - 0"-VI RGINIA.
r CatV Boot and fcthoeH, which
0 J j we offei i thf raerct.ants of
h-So Wrt.at LOWEST PRICES.
Price truitranteKl at r a- North
cm cities. . . juue 12. 1S77 ly
S. S. Bridgers,
N. 61 Sjcaruoje fctreet,
PETERSBURG, - VIRGINIA
SOLICITS connmenfH of Wheat,
Flour. Corn, Tolmcuo. Buttt-r,
Esrjr, Poultry. &c. Hp-cial attention
paid to t lie trade of Southwest Vir
ginia and East Tennefnee.
T. F. Wood. E-u.. Bristol, To... ..
Menr8. VV i 1 1 i m n i & Keehler. Briatol,
Tenn. Meters. J II. LHer & (V.
JuTiritlirtro.-M't-ttn;. Motuirtf. C. D. Mer
rilt & Co.. Morritowu, Tenu.
Uc 11, 1877-tf. ...
JOB WORK of al! kiuds neat
ly executed at tbt cws OIKco
H. A. BICKLEY
Of all JCinds of JurTiittire
. . BURIAL ROBES.
In addition to my undertaking bui
neH. I will hereafter keep an a.ort
rueut of burial nte for bo'h stexes
young ana old, w hich 1 will teii on
vf ry reasonable terms,
mch 8. '72 tf
J. II. CAB ANIES.
No. 21 Old St., near Sycamore,
PETERSBURG. - - VA.
SOLICITS Consietirnentia of Pro
duce and Merchandise generally,
arjd will make prompt returns,
oct 29. 1S7S am
Ptepl are grtttna; nnxminul and thoaw who
p a 4 onchf to b w ith the wonderful inarita ot
. ,u t tirau A.mKriiain Remedy. ia
PL'S. K2T -OD
,..! i.i. : .
( .-r;, A",ty i.rl.i jnti-i !n Atier
ifric (rov:fic- !T h-T mimratory ancb
'l i ;. or ,h-ma:.iflsof hervhil-:-i
-.4 .-T-.'e.i -:'K for fflytan.
i-.n I.' -, t r- !..!, :t"W ; jf!ibc.
.Vixl i. i "t; -.1ir-: '.. S.v.u. t isam!chle
.- f. ,,j.;i Tt z" i '.'1:; i of ii:ninnubeajt.
;. !,.ci-j r .it fi-ri. -ritt invalujUe.
l.t n r'. r s..-. . :i hii.nnn Hfeorrv
V " v in'..- ' ' i iiorje, x,
r-i hf.-s--i:i. t:Kw hon, ertib,
- -v, h!:-...:.l..r-r!.:. j.-.jinsf. bie
i-x-fc ljj. ii::K aatl bush lite-
txtoir.l tr.JULlo cf horses, such
: acft.-U.-tc, swlnuy, ra:iis lotUMavr,
-'. ir. A. '...:-zic, ( fc, el ?.
;o Ji :: tii II-js'.t.j Lla.'uwnt U tho cinlokert
:Tlati.v.-uJ f-v ttoueiitJ otfurrii-i; la thu
.-::!y, la '.La clif.-.-uco of i.h; slcia och aa
r--,, f oiUs. Tirnia-, cut-,:s.,cnd tas rhrurai.
:vr. J : tTticia cnse iiti-TV-l by expoKUlte. Par
i U!.:-.y v;.iu.L!o toMtncia.
": i.i i30chcr..-t rerr.fxly la tho world, for lt
it :r ;-ic3t!ii tauscio to tho boce, and inH
:::u-.!ou HptncraUvKuridont t;ci:r.
Mexican JIus'.-ir.K Lininii-nt U prt up In hr
it's of tottlti, the Lirser ones Iwin.T pnporttoa
iy KUtn tlid cli4poU Scld everywhere.
IMPORTANT TO TRAVELERS.
Allaitic, Hp. & 01:!o E. E
Virginia and Tenneteee Air Line
.Vaa- and alogant Parlor Sip!n Cara run throa
rrooi Lynelitiaric tn Jt Orlvana and alfmpbla
THIS PASSENGER LIKE,
ATtcndlng roto BrUtol, Tenn.. to Richmond, Pa-
txrabarg. Kalttmor. Phlladolphla, 5f w Ti-rk and
oalnn, Hrs lite chtlmit and bat ronta to par-
tlea TlMtlnn tha aboTa namvd plac aitliar for
baalneaa or pleaaare.
to Baitlntoi and Saw York for al at greatly
Ptt88enjfer train hound Ka.it leaves
Bristol 4 4H n. ui., and arrives 11 2(j p.
iu. from tht East.
rar from Brlitol, Tttnn.. to EtchmonJ, Ta. $14 7
Fare from Hrirtol, Term . to aiaraharg, ' 14.76
Far from hriatnl. Taiin , via Korfola to
Ualtimon, (oiala and alato-room oo rtaan-
frlnrliidot:) 17. 7
Farttfrom Hr'ntol Toa..Tia !forfr.Ik o Phil
adelphia. Tia naltimur (meala and atate-
room on t?mr lnciu Jrd) 121.20
I re from hri.lol. I enu.. via Korfo.'k to
ew York. Tla old fiuBiinlnn 8. 8. Com
pany, (meala and atate rooia on eteaiuer
Included) J4 50
rare from Rria'ol Tenn., via Korfolk and
Raltlmore, and ibonre all Hallrcada. via
Philadelphia to Kev Tork. meala and
atata-rnim on atoairar melnded. (?3.0n
rare fmm Brtatnl, Tenn., Tta 5 or folk to
Near York and ret am. meala and atale-
room od aleamer incloded, (34. Ml
BAGGAGE CHECKED THROUGH.
Cherip and Fast Freight Lne.
This ia alo le (feat Freight Line for ai!
Points In the outhHt ami northern citie.
Time qfirk and rates a low aa hjr anr
other rotite. Goo"l forwarded in through
carp withont break of hulk. All clainm
ptomjiMr njiicied. Through LiiJii of ludine
ieene'i with mom euaranteed froni-f!ri'tol,
Xew Tork, Philadelphia and Baltimore, bj
Ronton agect W. M.Clark, 71 Washing
ton afreet .
Xew Tork aft-nt Tho, Pinltney, 303
Philadelphia agent John S. Wflison, 34
south Sfth atreet.
Baltimore agent Xf. M. Lawaon, 157
wetit Baltimore street.
Be careful to hne yanr goo.1it mart cd ;
"Virginia and Tetinfieee Air Line, rja
For further information spply to Depot
Agent at Bristol, or adjreea,
. W. E. M. WORD.-
Geu'l. Passenger Agent.
t . liatopened : by .
Main 6trrt, Bristo!, Tenn.
I HA VE ajram reopened the Thom
as House, on Main Street, and am
prepared to furnish rlrst-cias acccm
modfttion to the public. Ni money
and no pains will be spared i. make
the hotel all it was iu iU palccJest
Boarders will be received on tood
Beinjr provided with irood arables I
am prepared to furnish Ptalls. faoM anu
attention to horses.
Rail road passengers will find the
house located in easy distance of the
Pa3etper Eiehanige. the tables 'well
furni.-l-ed and lolp;inr unsurpassed.
Porter regularly at the trains to re
ceive bntnrnfre and conduct passengers
Jan 6' '74-tf
I. H. CHAPMillff,
Fine Ilaliaa aii Amerirai MarMR
Ma umettls, 2 0771b s, JTead
and Fool Slones, Urns,
Vases, do., dc.; .
I guarantee entire satisfaction or HO
pay. All persons wishing work ia our
Una will please send orders directed to
I. E. CHAPMAN,
Aug. 22, 7ft-rtf.
125,000 Acres of Land for
Sale in Scott & Wise
PURSUANT to a decree of the Circuit
Court of Scott county, ia the cause ot
Sarnh Katie, guardian, ic, ts. the Ueira
of Henry 3. Kaae, dee'd. the undersigned
CVmiuiesioners will sell at prirate sale, on
reasonable terms tr. suit purchasers,
the following tracts of land, to wit :
Tue "Dykes plats," situated about three
miles weat of Estillville. Scott couotr;
Tract of land known as the "Iron Ian .''
west of and adjoiuiog tho al ove ; Tract
of land known as the. "Pttrick Survey,"
containing some 1IO.OOO A.'M, in
cluditig many cleared an i improved tract;
caid l.-iud will he sold as a whole ir in pa; t
eel; the same is situated uar t'RttoL' i''.ti
in Scott county. Two r'arnn or tra-
known as tbe "Comptoa landx," sititat-d
near ;o an 1 upon t oji-r Kide in c.t
county, suid two trtictt tontaiu alut hM
ACKE.-. Tract of ati at !nr ncrts c.n
tigous to the town of Knri.l title anl adjoin
ing the hinds of t'ol. J. I., jlicf nmVer ai.d
other. Tract known at. t.ie "P'-Hir H.!!).!..
or 'Nottingham' farm, Mtiiu'cl in 1'o.ir
Valley, coutniuiug one l tirdred and tmrn-ty-eight
atrts. All t i tti"M latif
known as the Flndng SitrTey, l.t-ng on
both sides of Clinch Alo iiiltii:, n -ar jtil!
vi'le, Scott county, eont:t:n:nr 'O.vili acre-.
Tract of land Ktioan a.- tLe Ptinell I.-tmi,
sitiiM'ed uear tlie i' .'h Kti-l, ii! N-,;t
county, containing 40.MM n.rt-s, umr .r
le;f. Tract of 2iHn) rrr, .rorc or
le-s, situated iu Wise county, Li.ua n i n il.'-"
Much nf the sh ve l:ind nre cl, ar
e l and iu cultivation, ei'ilirncini t'-f.i'w nr.
Tulnahle farms, and irt.o I farm
with u etHiry oiittuil lings , and : .-h nf
hii id lauds abound i j mineral an. I
citlly Iron and Coal, together with ft-w-iter
power and tiuiher. Cnn:e one, cm
all, who want small fat nis or hirge f t-r .
hr. surveys of iinoriil and 1iutero-i
hin-ts. or small parcels of thesinie. Manu
facturing sites or Commercial stands, i.n-1
aiil ynurselTe of this oppoituuit'' rr
T-roflitable inTesfmants in a Khiua urur
paraed for pure water and ' l:h-iii ;
Apply to Vancb & Wood, Attorner,
J. II. WOOD,
p . 10, 173, tint.
L A. BELYDt
i niliirc Deafer
And Manufactur of all Designs and
FROM THE PLAINEST TO TIIR
i i a a
Ha. IS, G07SHH0R STRSS7.
rn TJTsnin e?
April, 16, 1878.-ly.
Lands for Sale;
A Talnahle tract, or body, of jy efC
acres, situated in Lee county, J.., in &
beautiful valley, near Kose 11 1 IT, V Jr 1
:or sule either as a whole or ia parcrM. Ir
hs abonf 225 acres of cleared, lasd. ti
hnlance ia ti tuber. It tao be divi J -i into
three tracts if deird : t
1st. A farm of 30C a.res ; 125 afrec c'-t-
ed, with dwelling hnun. turns, or-riri,.4.
i'l. A farm of aor.u i'ri acres; 4oacr
eleared, with a email dwelling hji'-e, taru.
orchard, Le. "
3d. A farm of ino seres ; arra c!-r-
ed, with acomforfalle dwelling h'-uee, u;
buildings, orchard, &c.
A gool har?ain will he cCeiH H put
chasers for lie wLole of tl 6 NrWa, r-
for either psrcsl, for , cnb. O.- Iw.en!
lerni- will e gi-ren tha yurn'iue-r, or yir
cltafers, p- aMe. I rr J tah, i b a I." t
f'e the remaiwder :' p'irchasc motin,
Perstm wishinT t- niuke ir...-.irr --a"
eernint? said lands, or c.Tera tie,-. r,.r. ? a
do to I, U, Fowler, t'lit .r S. -
t.l JK"-, o- to Vork Fulktrafu. t:.f,?.;
letjn. rt Satu'l Shtlburn JJ.vj,, -a i.
Lea couatj Va. !
Oct 15th, 17?, tf. , ,
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