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Friday Morning;, JMiay lO, IS7S.
Uojt. John JL Ukigut, has
thanks for public documents.
A negro girl escaped from tLe Bed
ford jail tlio other day by 6oaping
herself thourot'ghly aLd creeping
through the bars. She left her clothes
The management of the Nashville
and Cliattanooza railroad intend
building at their car-shops, duriDg
this cummer, 200 freight and 75 coal
care, in anticipation of a heavy rush
of business next fall.
We are heartily porry to learn of
tie death of Mrs. Mary J., wife of
our friend Archie Thomas, editor of
the Springfield lit cord. And in ex
pressing our sympathies with him in
his bitter bereave ment, we but echo
the sentiment of every one who
knows him, and especially the breth
ren of the press every one of whom
Th FrankPn Review and Journal
speaks favorably of Col. N. N Cox,
of that plac. tor Elector from th's
Congressional district. Col. Cox is
oue of the best informed politicians
ai.d stump t-peakcrs in the country,
and would make as fit man for the
position as can be found in the dis
trict. The appoirtment was made
yesterday, but we have not yet heard
who was e'ected to fill the place.
. Hokace Greeley was born at Am
herst, New Hampshire, on the 3d of
January, 1811 ; learned the printers
trade at Poultuey, Vermont, in 1826
30, worked for, a few months at hie
trade in Erie, Pennsylvania, and ap
peared first in New York City as a
journeyman printer in 1831 ; and ten
years afterward, April 10, 1841, start
ed the New York Tnbnue.
Tue gentlemen appointed by the
"Ma mrv count v Convention to meet
delegates from Williamson county,
at this place, the first Monday in June,
have a very plain duty before them
to perform, n e insisted on the ap
pointment of the delegates simply
because a failure to do so would
have construed as an insult to Wil
liamson county. The fact that Maury
county is entitled to the Senator does
not well admit of discussion, and the
dutv of our delegates is therefore
plain and unmietakable. William
son is entitled to the Floater does
6he want the Senator also? The peo
iilc of this county will scrutinize
closely the action of their delegates,
The Junior Editor ot the Columbia
Herald has learned to write very re
cently. Waynesboro Keview.
We Miould like to be able to say as
much for our neighbor of the Keview,
But he is young yet, in every shade
rf nipaninirthiit cm le attached to
the word, and may yet learn bow
to write. We arc sure he will make
rapid progress in writing as soon as
l.e Icarus how to spell a tew simple
Tlic lTrillrniial Ticket.
An extia issued from this office
l.iat Fridiv evening, announced that
the Liberal Republican Convention
ut Ciucinna'i,l:ad nominated Horace
Greeley, of New York, and Gratz
r.wiwx, of Missouri, for President
jtnd Vice-President The platform
upon which these candidates are run
mililishcd elswLcrc m tin
i-siic. It is broad and national, an
cannot be seriously objected to b)
As between Greeley and Grant
time is such an immeasurable con
liast that a comparison cannot be in
uluittd ; hiid wedo not suppose that
uny Teuucssean will hesitate for
i: o iient about which one to vote
lor. Mr. Greeley, thongh a He
p .! ican of the strictest sect, has al
v:.yi entertained kind feelings to
v. f.rds the South, and has rever con
tented to the oppression of her peo.
i.N. While he has widely differed
1 ..- " w
i'.li them in many cardinal point
f public policy, and still does, he has
i;cvi r allowed his differences to per
v.it lis judgment. He has alway
i-rcniptly and boldly condemned th
ei ntiptions of his own party; and
Ins. never allowed himself to be mad
an instrument to perpetuate injustice
:n d oppression toward any class ol
pcoe in ti c Union, it mattered not
v 1: t force was brought to heart
iiiii.el Lim to do so. Frankness
l eincstv, bolducss and a broad phil
mil. ropy have always been his dis
t relishing characteristics.
'J he State convention met at Nash
V'.c yesterday, but we did not learn
l.;:t was done. We have no doubt,
l.i.w ever, that it indorsed or at least
!:ried to support, Greeley and
I'.i.owx. We do not see how it could
v h ely have pursued any other course
f leiiicc i!reeler !iiilniiied for
On the tccond day of the Cincin
l'ati Conciition, candidates for Pre-ridi-ut
and Vice President were bal
loted for. On the first ballot for
President, Adams received 203;
Ti umlull, 10S ; Davis, 92.'..' ; Greeley,
147; Brown, ?S; Cm tin, 02; Chase,
2'b' ; Sumner 1.
At tlieclorC of the second ballot the
vote stood: Greeley 13'J, Adams 213
Trumbull US, Davis SI, Brown 2,
Chase 1. Cttlilomla'changed her six
fr")ui Davis to Greeley, which left
Greeley 213, and Davis 75. Whole
vote 714. Necessary to a choice 35S.
At the third call the vote footed
Greeley 25$, Trumbull 15(5, Adams
301, Davis 41, Brown 2.
The fourth ba'lot stood, Adams
27J, Greeley 201, Trumbull Hi, Da
vis 41, Brown 2.
j Fifth ballot, Adams 300, Greeley
25G, Tninil ull 01, Davis 30, Chase 24.
Brown 2. Greeley gaiued six in In
diana. The p.nuouncement, was re
ceived with great cheering from one
Mvle, and hisca on the other. Gree
ley also gained three in Kansas, oue
in Louisiana, two in Michigs.ti, six
in Nibrn-ka, twelve in North Caroli
n.i. nine in Tennessee, three in Ver
mont, three in Virginia, four in West
Temicrsee. Adams made some gains.
He gained six in Missouri. The Illi
nois delegation Laving retired, the
Convention awaited its return. When
it lelurLeJ tho l!'inol6 Chairman
announced twenty-seven for Adams,
cheers 14 for Greeley, Trumbull 1.
The Chairman declared the result:
A dams 324, Greeley 332, Trumbull 19,
Davis 6, Chase 32, Falmer 1.
Before the vote was formally an
nounced, Minnesota changed nine
fi om Trumbull to Greeley. Various
Siatee changed their votes, but the
scene was one of such noise and con
fusion it was impossible for reporters
to hear. McClure changed Pennsyl
vania to 50 for Greeley and six for
Davis. (Great cheers.) Indiana
changed 27 for Adams. A stampede
of changes to Greeley here occurred,
but the noise and confusion rendered
it impossible to hear the details. Ii
linois changed solid to Greeley, ex
crpt oue delegate who insisted on his
vote for Trumbull. The Chair final
ly announced the whole vote to be
71 L Necessary to choice 187. Adams
187, Greeley 482. Casement moved
tat the nomination be made unani
mous, but it was declared lost as there
were minv noes. Before the vote
was announced, the chair stated that
ie secretaries said it was impossible
to read the votes of the States, as the
clerks would only rate the many
changes which had occurred without
recording the States in which they
occurred. Cochrane inquired if Gree
ley had a majority. The chair said
yes, and therefore he was nominated
as the candidate for the Presidency
The Liberal Republican.
The Liberal Republican Conveu
tion which met at Cincinnati laei
week, adopted the following resolu
tions by acclamation :
We, the Liberal Republicans of the
United States, in National Conven
tion assembled, at Cincinnati, pro
claim the following principles as es
sential to lust government :
1st. We recognize the equality oi
all men before tne law, and bold
that it is the duty of the government,
in its dealings witn tt e people, to
mete out equal and exact justice to
all, of whatever nativity, race, color
or persuasion, religious or political
2d. We pledge ourselves to main
tain the Union of these States, the
emancipation and enfranchisement,
and to oppose any re-opening of the
questions settled by the thirteenth,
fourteenth and nflecntn amend
meats of the Constitution.
3d. We demand the, immediate and
absolute removal of all disabilities
iiujjubcu via attvuui Ul lUU ICUClUUUj
which was finally subdued several
tears ago, believing mat universal
amnesty will result in a complete
pacification in all sections ot thj
4tb. Local self-government, with
impartial suffrage, will guard the
rights of ail citizens more securely
than any centralized power. The
people, the public welfare requires
the supremacy of the civil over the
military authority, and the freedom
f persons under the protection of
ihe habeas corpus. We demand for
the individual the largest Mberty
onsistent with public order; for the
state self-government, and for the
i.ation a return to the methods of
peace and the constitutional limita
tion of power.
5th. The civil service of the Gov
ernment has become a mere instru
ment of partisan tyranny and person
h1 ambition, and an object of selfish
reed. 1 1 is a scandal and a reproach
upon free institutions, and breeds a
lemoralization dang rous to the per
petuity of republican government
Cth. We therefore regard a thor
ough reform of tbe civil service as
one of the most pressing necessities
of the hour; that bonesty and fideli
ly constitute the only valid claims to
public employment; that the offices
of tbe Government cease to be a mat
ter af arbitrary favoritism and pat
ronage; and that public station
should become again a post of honor,
To this end it is imperatively requir
ed that no President shall be a candi
date for re-election.
7th. We demand a system of Fed
eral taxation which shall not unne
cessarily interfere with the industry
of the people, and which shll pro
vide the means necessary to pay the
expenses of the uoverrnient econom
ically administered, the pensions, the
interest on tne public deDt, and a
moderate annual reduction of the
principal thereof. And recognizing
that there are in our midst honest but
irreconcilable differences of opinion
with regard to the respective sys
tems of protection and free trade, we
remit the discussion of the subject to
the people in their Congressional
Districts, aud the decision cf Con
ress thereon, wholly free of Execu
tive interference or dictation.
8th. The public credit must be sa
credly maintained, and we denounce
repudiation in every form and guise.
yth. A speedy return to specie pay
ments is demanded alike by the
highest considerations of commercial
morality and houest Government,
10th. We remember with gratitude
the heroism and sacrifices of the sol
diers and sailors of the republic, and
no act of ours shall ever detract from
thoir justly earned fame, or tho full
rewards of their patriotism.
11th. We are opposed to all fur
ther grants of lands to railroads and
other corporations. The public do
main should be held sacred to actual
12th. We bold that it is the duty
ofthe Government in its intercourse
to cultivate friendship and peace by
treating with all on lair and equal
terms, regarding it ante dishonors
ble either to demand what is not
right or to submit to what is wrong,
13th. For tbe protection and suc
cess of these vital principles, and the
support of the candidates nominated
by this convention, we invite and
cordially welcome the co-operation
of all patriotic citizens without re
gard to previous political affiliations.
ADDRESS TO TUE AMERICAN TEOrLE.
The following address f o the Amer
ican people, submitted by the Com
mittee on Resolutions, was adopted
The Administration now in power
has rendered itself guilty of a wan
ton disregard of the laws of the land,
aud of powers not granted by the
Constitution. It has acted as if tbe
laws had a binding force ouly for
those who are governed, and not for
those who govern. It has struck a
blow at the fundamental principles
of constitutional government, and
the liberties of the citizen. The
President of tbe United States has
openly used the powers and appoint
ments of his high office, for the pro
motion of personal ends, lie has
kept notoriously corrupt and un
worthy men in places of power and
responsibility, to the detriment of
tho public interest. He uses the
public service of the Government as
a machinery of partisan aud personal
influence, and interferes with techni
cal arrogance in the political affairs
of States and municipalities, he has
rewarded with influential and lucra
tive offices, men who had acquired
his favor by presents, thus st nutat
ing the demoralization of our politi
cal life by his conspicuous example.
He has shown himself deplorably
unequal to the tasks imposed upon
him by the necessities of the country,
and culpably careless of the respon
sibilities of his high office.
The partisans of the Administra
tion assuming to be the Republican
party, and controling its organiza-
tion have attempted to justify such
wrongs and palliate sucb anuses, to
tha end of maintaining a partisan
ascendency. They have stood in the
way of necessary Investigations and
indispensable reform of serious
faults which could be found within
the present Administration of public
affairs, thus seeking to blind the eyes
of the people, ihey have kept alive
the passions and resentments oi tne
late civil war. to use them for weir
own advantage. They have resorted
to arbitrary measures in direct con
flict with the organic law. instead of
appealing to the better instincts and
latent patriotism or the soumern
oeople bv restoring to tnem mose
rights, the eniovment of which is in
dispensable for a successful adminis
tration of their local affairs, and
would tend to move a patr otic and
honefnl national feelinsr. They have
uiue-ht to silence the voice of just
criticism, to stifle the moral sense of
the people, and subjugate puouc
opinion by tyrannical party discip
line. They are striving w maintain
themselves in authority for selnsn
ends, by an unscrupulous use of the
power which ngntiuny Deiongs to
the people, and should be employed
onlv in the service of the country.
Believinsr that an organization time
led and controlled can no longer be
ot service to the best interests of the
republic, we have resolved to make
au independent appeal to the sober
judgment, conscience and patriotism
f the American people.
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
6FRING HILL, TBNK.,
Will attend promptly to all basinets entrusted
ti bis charge. Prompt and faithful attention
giren to collections and making settlements.
May 10, 1872-3:0. -
I intend to keen the best and purest Like
Ice at West's Saloon, during tbe entire "heated
term." Come or send to me, and I will make
yon cool. D. A. DUGGEit.
May 1U, isri.tr
Bank of Columbia.
Capital Stock, - - $100,000
Snrplusj Premiums, &c
J. W.S. RIDLEY,
J. J. GRAN BERRY
J. O. CECIL.
N. F. CHE A IRS.
S.W. FI IZPATRICK,
Estate of SAMUEL
I- D. MYERS, Pred'f.
W. p. IXC2RAH. Cashier.
May 10. 187i-tf
REPORT OFTHE CONDITION
First National Bank
OF COLUMBIA, TENN.,
At tbe CI-e of Ruatnena on the 5th
day or May, 1S73.
Loaus and Discounts tl7M'4 0"
OrerdrafU 3,157 79
I .8. Bonds to secure circulation, 100.00 00
Other Stocks, Bonds, Ac 1,434 28
Baukine House 4.037 00
Expenbes and Taxes 1.549 40
Premiums 9,547 it)
Due from Banks and Bankers 55,502 5f
Cash on hand, including stamps,.. 32,436 76
Capital Stock paid in
.$100 000 00
. 5,000 00
.. 1.C6U 78
Front and iss
, !ii,000 00
.. 151.749 27
Due to Banks and Bankers
. 30,000 00
I.James B. Childress, Cashier of the First
Nationil Bank of Columbia, Tenn ., do solemn
ly swear that tbe above statement Is true to
the Spat nfmv knowledge and belief.
1:111-1! i i'uii iiDrM
AillUO U, ViUUIUWUU) uu.v.
J. M. TOWLER,
B, B. MOORE,
Stat of Tennessee. Countv of Maury Sworn
10 and subscribed before me this vth day of
l 1S79. JOSH l. BAIL.-1 ,
May 10,1872. Notary Public.
The Partnership heretofore existing under
tne name ana siyie 01 t. jh. aiajra a. w., uu
Andrews, Haves & Vo., Uolumuia, lenuessse,
and Street, Andrews A Co.. Murfreesboro, Ten
nessee, expired br limitation April 1st, Wm.
J. A Jas. II. Andrews retiring, and Jas. F.
Street bainc admitted.
The business of the old firm will Be Wound
up by the nev. The business will be contin
ued under the same names and at tbe game
J. M. MAYES & CO., ? Columbia,
ANDREWS. MAYES A CO.. Tenn.
STREET. ANDREWS. A CO
May 10, 1872. 1m
THE PREMIUM SADDLE STALLION,
Will stand the present season at my place, 10
miles West of Columbia, near the Hampshire
pike, at tbe reduced price of Ten Dollars the
season, payable the loth of July next; or Fif
teen Dollars Insurance, payable when tbe fact
is ascertained or property changed. Good pas
turage furnished at 50 cents per week, or when
desired, will be fed on (train at the usual rates.
All bills for crazing or feed in 2 will be expected
befor the remova i of the property. All pos
sible care taken with stock lett in my care, but
no liability for accidents or escapes.
GEO. LIPSCOMB & CO
May 10. 1872. lin
State of Tennessee, Maury County Circuit
Court. R C Jamison vs. Ida rarkes and
others. Bill for Partition of Land.
It appearing to me from petition fi'ed in tbe
above cause tnat defendants, Jonn f.uverwn
and the heirs of John F. Orerton Jr. to wit
the children of said John F. Overton, are nno
residents of tbe State of Tennessee, so that the
ordinary process of law cannot be served upon
them, it Is therefore ordered dt me tbai puo
lication be made in the Columbia (Herald, a
newspaper published in the towu ol Columbia,
for four successive weeks, the last of which
shall be at U-ast one week b?fre the next term
ofthe Circuit Court of said County, to be held
at the Court Hons-i in the tuwo of Columbia,
Maury County. Tennessee, on the nrst Monday
in September next, and plead, answer or de
mur to complainant s oiu.orine same win ur
taken for confessed as to him and set fur bear-
In?, ex parte as to them.
W. J. WfllTTHORSE, Clerk.
May 10,1872 4w
4 DMINISTKATOR S SALE
Thoroughbred and TrottiDg
jcr-y,Ajrfbre Short Hora Cuttle,
Southdown and Colswold
Itc'ongfns to the estate of the late General R.
, fcwell, on
WEDXESDAT, JOE 19, 1S73,
At SPRING HILL, near Nashville, Tennessee.
cor catalogues address,
May 3, 1S72. lm Administrator.
The public is notified that I have chanre of
the AsliUin Wool Factorv. at Columbia, and
will commerce Carding Wool on tbe first if
Mar. Hatufactioo guaranteed.
April 2t-lm. W. L. HUDSPETH.
S. INTERNAL RE ENTJE.
Notice is hereby given to all owing TJ S In
ternal Revenue that unless they come forward
immediately aod make settlement, their proper
ty will be exposed fur sale, to satisfv the same.
April 6, 1S7U. Iepaty toUctori.
HEW SPRING GOODS,
14 Pnblie Square, .
Bargains in Silks,
Bargains in Poplins,
Bargains in Alpacas,
Bargains in Griadines,
Bargains in Linen Lawne,
Bargains in Fiques, (P. K's)
Immense Bargains in Lace Points.
Immense Bargains in Parasols.
Immense Bargains in Fans,
Ladies Cotton Hose, cheap.
Misses Cotton Hose, cheap.
Children's Cotton Hose, cheap,
Gent's M Hose, very cheap.
Best Irish Linens at Low prices.
Table Linens at Low prices.
11-4 Marseilles Quilts at tl.25.
Best Brands of
Domestics and Sheetings
At New York Prices.
Cassimeres, Jeans and Cottonades,
For Men and Boys' Wear,
JWe invite all to give us a call.
No trouble to Show Goods.
JOHN GILGAN & CO.
May 3, J872-2in.
Spring & Summer
34 Worth N miner Street,
Dress and Business Suits,
MorniBg and Evening Coats,
THE SL BERNARD COAT & VEST.
Vint, rn.terwear. Stylish Iiecrwear. lne
Pantalcon Drawer, 1 rue Hit shirts,
The Samson Brace.
John Fnereon ct al Ex parte.
Notice isherebr gircn that William 8. Flem
ing. J M P Otts, John triereon, H ti Htcomo,
John A Walker. J M Towler and James An
drews, have tiled their petition in the Chance
ry Court at Columbia, lennestee, setting lortn
that they have formed and organized them
selves into a body for the purpose of estab
lishing a Female Institution of Leaning cf the
highest order, under Presbyterian auspices, in
Columbia. Tennessee, and that they have been
elected Tinstees of said Institution, and that
they ask to be incorporated under the name
and stvle of the Trustees of the Columbia, Pres
byterian Female University, and that they
hare ennted unto them tbe power of sums
and being sued and of purchasing and holding
real and personal property, and of having a
seal wltb power to nave auu 10 eiec sucn 01
fiur9 u m.iv he necessary for the Durooses
contemplated, and of electing such other Trus
tees to be associated with them as they may
desire, and for all other powers mat are necea-
sarr to esiaoiisn saiu iumhuuou wiu w cuj-
ploy a faculty or Corps of Teachers, &c, and
thev ask for such decrees necessary and pro
per to carry into full effect the establishment
01 a nrst class remaie insuiuu"u 01 teaming
of the highest order, under tbe care and con
trol ot the Presbyteiian Church in the United
States, commonly known as the rresbyterian
Church South. D. B. CUOFEK,
May 3. 1872. Clerk sua Master.
United States Collector's Sale.
ft v virtue of a warrant of distrainCto me di'
nvtid from the Col letter of Internal Revenue
of the 6th district of Tennessee, in the case of
the United .States vs. Lee En in & Tisdal. dis-
tillernof unirits for oerdiem excess and defi
ciencestax, I wili sell to the highest bidder for
cab, at the distillery ofsaidL.ee Upps lis-
dal in the Z3nd civil district f Maury bounty,
on tbe 24th day of May, 1S72, the following
described property, to-wit: One Boiler and
Engine and two Copper .Stills, one holding
350 gallons and the other 25l gallons, and one
Beer Boiler, four Beer Tubes, one Strab's
Patent Grist Mills, and three Whisky .Sisterns,
one Beer ink. and one Copper Beer r'omp
and Pipe and a lot of tools, and band and Shalt
inn and fixtures necessary to run a distillery,
and twenty bushels of lime and ten bushels o
corn, and also the still house, warehouse, and
the lot on which the distillery is situated, ae
cording to survey, containing one acre more or
I will also sell at tbe same time and place
una half in terest in a tract or Darcel of laud.
being and lying in the 23rd eivil district of
Maury county ana otare 01 xennessee, ana
bounded as follows, to-wit: On the north by
the lands of Mrs. Umpbnesand John Ulenn,
nn DimtstlivMn. Lockridre and C. Park.
on the south by Thos. Clark and C. Eincad,
on the east by A. C. McCord and Abner Ear-
ley; containing two hundred and twenty
acres more or less. .Said property being lev
ied on as the property ofthe said xee Ivpps &
Tisdal. to satisfy said warrant and cost.
This the 1st d.y of May. 1T
THE CONDITION OF
"The First KMIonal Bank," at Co.
Ininbtn, la the Settle ofTfBBMnes.at
tbe rloNe of business n the lwth
day of April, 172.
Loans and Discounts. 159.1M.W
Overdratts, , . '.
V. S. Bonds to secure circulation, lOO.OUO.W
A'truk. llAnil.. anil Mnrta
ges, (as per schedule). 1,560.18
Tlim frnm Kedeemnfr and iteserve
Agents, (as per schedule), 37,655.66
Due from National Hanks (as per
Due from State Banks and Bankers
(as per schedule). o.zo.B3
Banking House, , ;,.
Taxes Paid. 1.030.0U
Current Expenses 2 35
Premiums Paid. 9.517.50
Checks and other Cash Items, in
cluding Kevenue stamps, (as per
Bills of National Banks. . 3.575.0B
Fractional currency unciuumgnicaeis;
Ijegai xenaor .!;,
Capital Stock paid in.
.Surplus r una.
Profit and Loss,
Due to State banks and Bankers as
I. James B. Children. Cashier of the First
National Bank ot Columbia. Tennessee, do
solemnly swear that the above statement is
true, to the best of my knowlt-dge nd belief,
true, to too ,u cmJiDRESSt Qahiar.
T. B. Ratss,
State ofTsnxbssis, County of Maury,
Sworn to and subscribed before me this 4th
day of J!ay, 1372. Josh. . Bailkt,
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M. JOSEPH'S Advertisement j
TOSEPH has opened a splendid aaaortniaatof !
SFnmo uny ggdds,
And offer them for CASH at Eattern Pricer.
COME AND SEE.
TCBEPHbas opened bis Sew Stock of Fpnng
tf Clothing, and otters special iSargauw,
COME AND SEE. .
TOSKPH tiaa received a fine line of
In which be offers (Treat inducements to CASH
COME AND SEE.
TOSKPtl sells fine figuied LAWKS, at 15c,
tf worm sue.
. COME AND SEE
TOSEPH nolU '
O HOZAMBIQOES at 18c, worth 3e
COME AND SEE.
t) JAPANESE POPLIN at 85c, worth 10c.
COME AND SEE !
TOSKPH U finn IRISH LINEN
I at 60c, worth f 1.00,
COMU A3VI SEE.
TOSEPH sells Pants stuffs 15 per centcbeap-
(J er than any oiner noune iu
COME AND SEE.
sells CORSETS at 50c, worth $1.00,
Conio and See I . , .
TOSEPH sells Gents Shirts from 75c upwards,
U worm double I ne price.
Come 'and See.
uvk laT.ANn TIOMESTICS.
... ' .u n.
at lac, wuiiu w,
Come and See !
TOSEPH sella BLEACHED DUMiioiwo I
O at New otk prices.
Come and see.
JOSEPH bas a fine lot of
BOYS AND YOUTH'S GL0THING,
at low injures.
Come and See !
TOSEPH f ffers great Bargains in every art
O cle in tis bouse.
COMjS and see.
Thompson Bros & Kelly,
Summer St, Nashville.
HmrniT niind with the Popular and Fash-
. .. J? . rv: 1 1 L
innable Dry Uoods House 01 inompson uru a
KpIIt. I annonnee to mr friends of Maury and
adjacent Counties, that we have opened our
immense etoca 01
SPRING AND SUMMER WEAR.
Elegant Dress Goods.
Beautiful New Fabrics, for Walking
Rich Silks, in -all the New Shades.
Pure Black Silk, with maker's name
on each piece guarantee or quality.
Linen Fabrics, for walking suits, new.
Beautiful Chintz and Percales.
Exquisite Piques, new designs.
New Linen Cambrics and Muslins.
Laces and Embroideries, Laces, Laces.
Parasols and Fans, Parisols and Fans
Everything BeautiAl for
200 PATTERNS RICH GRENADINES,
Carried over from last season, at TWENTY-
FIYE CENTS A YAKD, worth from 50 to 75c.
We are now MAKING UP all
the Newest Styles of .
Elegant WALKING SUITS
OTHER ARTICLES OF LADIES1 WEAR,
Which can be tried end fitted in a room set
apart lor this purpose.
In addition to our immense display of Dress
Goods, Linens, White Goods &c, Ac, we have
in store, every description of useful goods, for
Housekeeping ana rsmuy purposes.
Samples Sent Free by Mail.
THOMPSON BROS & KELLY
Summer Stkeet, NASHVILLE.
N. 1!. Samples Sent free by Mail.
I am now assessing; the State and County
Tax ofthe Vth Civil District, Maury County, for
1872. Tax-payers will please report at their
earliest convenience. JOHN G. HORSLEY,
April 18, 72. Assessor.
WAGON BED ELEVATOR
Is s valuable invention, patronised liberally.
and will soon be in nse everywhere.
Young men who wish to travel can mate
money dealing in rights. Address
TJfLUualAA tw. ItniAL,
Maicb 15-tf Ban la Fe, Tenn.
NOTICE TO HUNTERS
All persons hunting or trespaasins on our
lands, will be prosecuted to the extent of "the
J. W. Wisener,
L, B. Fortrey,
ilrs. M. J. West,
S. C. Wisener,
W. C. West.
Mrs. 1. J. Sellers,
J. W. Bates.
David It. Dortch.
The underiiirned do herahv warn all persons
not to hunt or otherwise trespass upon their
premises. All offenders will be prosecuted to
the extent of the law.
li C. ALEXANDER, JR.,
T. B. ALEXANDERS
A. J. ALEXANDER,
J) (J HELM'S 7 PRIZE
I WUl Dresent anv imtanM. who Knmtrti anlm
Hat, worth $3. To tbe giri or bora nice Pair
Ton are requested to bring or snd tTie answer,
O . I
1 - .rm O f
0 aS I
J 1 v. li
BBtf WWW .2
all solutions will be opened, and the correct answers will be selected therefrom, and put in a seperate box, from which the prizes will be drawn
ur eaca Class.
The prtnersutD heretofore existing between
M. C. Cabler and John Lancaster, is dissolved,
and all persons having claims against the firm
are requestea to Dnng tnem to Jonn iancaster
lor settlement, loose indented to tne nrm win
also please come forward and pay up
liABLtitt LiAUASl ttt.
April 19, 1872-4t,
ISv virtue of an act of tbe General Assembly
ofthe Htate of Tennessee, passed December 14,
lSil.eeo. 7, ot wnicti law provides, tnat ine
holders of ll State, County and Corporation
Bonds in this Statesball pay an advamrem tax
of 40 cents on the hand red dollars, on tbe ac
tual value of t aid Bonds in the market, and that
a tax oit cents on tbe dollar shall be levied
on all income derived from United States Gov
ernment bonds, and trom all other Sto-ks and
bonds not taxed advalorem. Ihe holders 01
United States Bonds and mil other Stocks and
bonds contemplated In this section shall report
to me at my office on the fifet Monday in May
and September of each year, and state under
oath the amour t and kind of Bonds so held, and
pay the tax thereon as above.
JOHN M. I1ICKEY, Clerk
April 19, 1872-4t. Manry County Court.
Jl JUSTICES OF TOE PEACE, MAYORS
AND RECORDERS. ,
By virtue of an act of tbe General Assembly
of the State of Tennessee, passed December 14,
1871, Sec. 4 and 5 of which laws provide,
that in all Criminal causes submitted and tried
under the small offense law, before Justices of
the Peace, shall av a State Ux of Two dollars
in addition to the tine imposed, and said tax of
two dollars is required to be paid to me. And
in all criminal racses before any Mayor or
Recorder's Court tbe defendant or party taxed
with the cost. shall also pay a State tax of two
dollars, to be collected by said Recorder and
paid over to me. JOHN M. UICKE Y t Clerk
April 19, 1872-4t Maury County Court.
, SALE OF REAL ESTATE.
By virtue ot a decree of the Chancery Court
at Columbia, Tenn.. at its August Special Term
1871, in the case of J. B. Padgett vs. V. C. Dun
mngton and George Gantt, I will sell to the
highest bidder at the Court House door in the
town of Columbia, on Saturday, the 18th day
ol May, 1S72. a tract or parcel of land, being
the time sold under former decree of this court
in the esse of Padgett vs. Gantt, et als. and
purchased by the said Padgett, consisting ol
tour hundred acres more or less, lying in the
8th civil district of Maury county, adjoining
tbe lands of Samuel M. Neeley, John billiard.
Wm. M. Sullivan, Gabriel Brown and W. D.
Matthews, dee'd. t-aid land will be sold on a
credit ot six months, a bond with good secu
ritv will be required of the purchaser, aod a
Hen retained for the payment of the pu chase
money, and tbe equity or redemption is ex
preasly cut off and extinguished.
D. B. COOPER, C. A M.
ON-KES 1 DENT NOTICE.
State of Tennessee. Maury County. John
Gordon vs. James M. Revier. Adm'r. and oth
en. In this cause it appearing fnm complain.
ant's bill, which is sworn to that the defend
ants. Abel Fields, Elizabeth Fitzgerald wile of
William Fitzgerald, formerly lUizabetn fields,
and James Fields, are non-residents ot tbe Slate
of Tennessee, and if dead, their children, if
they have any, and whose names and residence
are unknown to petitioners, woo are aiso non
rcaldenu. It is therefore ordered by me that
publication be made for four consecutive weeks
In tbe Colombia Herald, a newspaper publish
ed in the town of tlumuia, lennessee. requir
ing the said defendants to be and appear be
fore the County Court of said County en the
first Monday in Jane, 1872, and plead, answer
or demur to said petition, or the same will be
taken for con Teased and set for hearing ex
piree, as to them.
V JOHN M. BUCKET. Clerk.
P. k 3. W. Cordon, Attorneys, may 3, 72,
By virtue of an execution to me directed from
tha Hon. Chancery Court at Columbia, in fa
vor of J. L. Williams, fcraer Clerk and Mas
ter, nae of D. B. Coooer. Clerk and Master, vs
W H Johnson, J ES ayden and W T Johnson,
I will sell for eash to the highest bidder at tne
Court House door in the town of Columbia, on
Monday, the 3rd day of June 1S72, all the right,
title, interest and claim that defendant, W 11
Johnson bas in aud to tne following aescrioea
tract or parcel of land, situated in tbe State ol
Tennessee. Maurr County, civil district No.
18. snd bounded as follows, to-wit on tne East
by w T Johnson ana 01 tiers, norm dv jura.
Johnson's dower and Cook. West by the
Hutcberson land and Couth by W T Johnson
and Joseph K Slayden, containing Three Hun
dred acres more or less; levied and to be sold
as the property of defendant, W H Jonnson to
satisfy said fi fa. SIMS LATTA,
May 8, 1872. Sherig Maury ConntV
KDEli OF PUBLICATION.
In Chancery at Columbia. Tennessee. Wm
H. Wilkes vs. Mary R Alexander et als. It
appearing to me from complainant's bill,
Sworn to. that Mary K Alexander, the defend
ant in this cause ie a non-resident of the State
of Tennessee, so that tbe ordinary process of
taw cannot oe serreu opun ner, it is mtrwun
ordered by me that publication be made in the
Columbia Herald, a newspaper pnuiisnca in
the town of Columbia, Maury County, Tennes
see, for four successive weeks, the last of which
shall be at least one week before the next sit
ting- of the Chancery Court, on the 1st Mon
day in June next, at Columbia, in tbe town
and County aforesaid, requiring tbe detendaut
to then and there to appear and plead, answer
or demur to complainant's said bill or the
same will be taken lor coii'essed as to her and
set for bearing ex parte.
D. B. COOPER,
mm of 101.
Be it remembered that on this 27th day of
April 1872, T. E. Jamison, Administrator of
Marshall Renfro, deceased, this day suggested
to me the Insolvency of said estate. Notice is
hereby given to all persons having claims
against said estate to file them in the County
Court Clerk's office on er before the 1st day of
September, duly authenticated or they will be
barred. Witness my hand this 27th day of
April 1872. JOHN il. Hlt'KE Y,
May 3, 1873. Clerk.
'ARM FOR SALE.
1 will sell Ev place one mile from Carter's
Creek Station, and Keren miles from Colom
bia, lying on the X. A D. K., containing 1V0
acres. The place is one of tne best watered
in the country. Land good. For teri apply
to Richard McKay or Gen.Lncius E. Polk.
I RUFUS J. POLK,
March 3. tf. Helena, Ark.
To tbe lady, a
ANDREW J. WALKER.
DAVID E. DORTCH.
th'm fihna. the following Gifts:
Entered according to Act of Congress, in tbe year 1871, by Crank 6l Co. (Lock Box, SSQ,
, O Indianapolis, Ind.), in tne office of the Librarian of Congress, Washington.
enclosed in an envelone. directed to D. C. Helv.
United States Collector' Sale.
By virtue of Distraint Warrant to me direct
ed by tbe Collector Internal Revenue for 6tb
District of Tennessee, in tbe ease ol the United
States ts Monltry Patten, O C Patten et al, for
Succession Tax, I will sell to the highest bid
der for cash, at the Court Houie door in the
town of Columbia, Maury County, Tennessee,
on tbe 15th day of May, 1872, the following
described House and Lot or parcel of land lying;
and being in said town of Columbia, and bound
ed as follows, to-wit On the North by Patten
and Lamb's lot, on the East by T J Alexander,
on the South by a lot of James M White and
on the the West oy Garden street. Said lot is
a part of Lot No. 63, and h is a front of 100 feet;
levied on as tbe property of said Monltry
Patten, O C Patten, et al., to satisfy warrant
and cost. April 2j, 1872.
A. M. TAYLOR,
ap2'S 3t Deputy Collector.
UNITED STATES COLLECTOR'S SALE.
By virtue of a Warrant of Distraint to me di
rected by the Collect. of Internal Revenue
for the 6th District of the State of Tennessee
in the case of the United States vs Aarn M;
Manus, for Ux on Distilled Spirits, I will se 1
to the highest bidder for rash, at the residence
of said A. McManus on the Oth of May, 1872,
tbe following described property Two Mules,
one Horse, two Cows and one Calf, eighteen
head of stock hogs and two Copper Stills, two
Beak stands and worm and thirty-five Still
Tubs, and one two-hnrse Wagon.
And I will also sell at the same time and
place for cash, the following described tract or
parcel of Land, sitcated in the 11th Civil Dis
trict of Maury County, Tennessee, and bound
ed as follows On the East by the lan.lsof W
B Nelson, on the South, by the ltnd of the
Terry heirs, on the West by the lanl of Bob
Watl lins, col., North by the land ol John D
Bleakley, containing one hundred acres more
or less, snd being the tract of land on which
said A McManus now lives, said property be
ing levied on as the property of said McMan
ns, to satisfy said Warrant and cost. This
19th day of April, 1372. A. M. TAYLOR,
ap28-2t Deputy Collector.
QRDEIi OF PUBLICATION.
In Chancery Court at Columbia, Green W.
C'ates vs tV aliam R. Pillow, et al.
It appearing to me from coniilninam's bill,
sworn to, that W lliam R. Pillow, John A.
Pickard and wife Augusta Pillow, the defend
ants in this case, are non-residents of the State
ot Tennessee, so that the ordinary process of
law cannot De served upon tnem; it is tneretore
ordered by me that publication be made in the
Columbia Herald, a newspaper published in
tbe town of Columbia, Maury County, Tennes
see, for four successive weeks, the last of
which shall he at least one week before the next
silting of tbe Chancery Court to be held at the
Court House in the aforesaid town and county,
on tbe first Monday in June 1872, requiring
the said defendants to then and there appear
and plead, answer or demur to complainant's
bill, or the same will be taken for confessed as
to them and set far hearing, ex-parte.
State of Tennessee, Maury County. R. A. Mc
Kay, J. P. T HBriggs vs M H Valentine
In this cause it appearing to the Court that
M H Valentine, tbe defendant, bas absconded
or absented himself so that the ordinary pro
cess of law cannot be served on him; it is there
fore ordered tbat publication be made in the
Columbia Herald, a newspaper published in
Columbia, Tennessee, lor four consecutive
weeks, requiring tbe said Valentine to appear
at my office on Saturday, 26th day of May,
1873, to answer said suit or tbe same will be
taken for confessed and set for bearing ex
parte. R. A. McKAY.
April 26, 1872- 4L J ustice of tbe Peace.
CHANCERY SALE OF
By virtue a decree ofthe Chancery Court at
LolumDia, 1 ennessee, renaered at toe Novem
ber term, 1S71, in the case of Samuel Wbeat
ley.vs. J. J.Overton and wife, I will sell to tbe
biirhest bidder al the Court House in the town
of Columbia, on Saturday the 1Mb day of May,
1872, the tract or parcel of land mentioned in
the pleadings, in the 23d eivil district, Maury
County. Tennessee, being that portion of the
tract allotted by commissioners appointed for
that purpose, known as lot Ao. 1, being the one
half of the tract ot land conveved by J. J. Ov
erton to bis wife Kebr cca r . Overton, contain
ing 634 acres, and bounded as follows: begin
ning at a stake in J. W. StepbenscVs Ea.t
boundary line, the same being Gnil'ora s. Dud
ley's Southwest corner, near a large wbiteoak.
Thence with said Dudley's line . 85 d E
ninety eight and 4-10 poles to a stake, thenca
South Udeu. W. one hundred and twentv-
eioht and 18 100 soles to a stake, dead oak
pointer in John Glenn's West boundary line,
tnence n . seventy-two ana a-iu poiea m
stake In the field; thence 5. seventy-eight and
6-100 poles to an elm; tbence W. twenty-six
and 76-100 poles to cedar, supposed to be in
W. Stephenson s east boundary line; thence
X. deg. E. forty one poles to the beginning.
I will also sell at the same time and place the
interest of J. J. Overton in Mrs. Maria Locker
idire'a dower, which is one-third undivided in
terest, and will be sold as such without parti
tion. The said land will be sold on a credit of
six and twelve months, notes with good securi
ty will be required of the purchaser, bearing
interest from day of sale, and a lien is express
ly retained on said land for payment of the pur
chase money. Said land will be sold free from
toe equity of iedempticn.
April l, li. u. a. tuui'tK, U. x ii.
OF PERSO.VAL PEOPEBTY.
By virtue of a decree oi the Chancery Court
at Columbia. Maury County, Tennessee, at the
July Special Term. 1871, in tbe case of Rich
ard B. Moore, et als, vs. P. A. Thompson, etal,
I will sell on the premises of F. A. Thompson,
on Thursday Mav SM.IH72, the personal pro
perty mentioned in the deed of trust, made by
A. lbompson to Samuel fointer. consisting
of Mules, Cattle, Sheep, Hogs, household and
kitchen furniture, etc.. etc.. for a more specibc
description of said property reference 's made
to said deed of tru't. which is registered in He
ster's office of Maury County, Tennessee, book
R, Tol. X paoe 07. Tbe said property will be
sold on a credit of twelve months, notes with
good security, bearing interest from day oi
sale. D.B. COOPER,
April 19, 1872-tt Commissiorer.
EW. RITORD, Breeder rTIaraBsli.
bred Berkshire Swine. .Satisfaction jrunr
tvto allpuichajerj.Sprun Hill, fjuu
Diess Pattern, worth $5. To the gentleman
On the U day of the Maury County Fair
TO THE LADIES OF
Columbia and Maury County.
Go and select you a nice Hat or Bonnet and
Dress, ironi the large selection
MRS. IML IRATTTIjE
made from those popular bouses East.
ilaving purchased forTcash
duceuient to cash buyers.
we can give in-
Give us a call and examine our
Trimmed and Untrimmed
HATS AND BONNETS,
French and American Flowers
IX MAST STYLES, SCCH AS
Grenadines, Poplins, Berages, Per
cales, Piques, Muslins,
Shambreys and Linens,
So Popular; Ladies' and Children's Shoes,
Notions and Toys; all new styles ot bar
Curls, II raids, Clilflrnons,
Pompadours and Frizetls.
Come and lee for yourselves, at the old stand.
soum siae AiarKet street,
Thankful for past favors and patronage.
resectful!y solicit a continuance of the some.
31arch TJ, 1572-Zm.
Would respectfully inform tbe public that
she has removed to the bousa next to W. J.
Philips, on the west side ofthe Publie Square,
where shb is in constant receipt of a select
Millinery and Fancy Goods,
v bicb she is determined to dispose of at the
lowest living rates. Will also give special at
tention to stress jua&ing and Trimming of
LADIES' HATS AND BONNETS,
I At prices that defy competition. Remember
that all customers purchasing trimmings for
bats or bonnets, get the bleaching and press
ing done for twenty-five cents. Dressmaking
uuue oue aouar leas man in any finer estab
lishment. All the latest styles direct from
To satisfy fhe public of which ah only ask
a can. jm s9 UAtK.llil.
April 5--tf. . , , ;
you WILL nAVE
A. Sure Thing
IF TOC BOY A
FOR TIIET ARE TUE
The Best Cooking Stove
IN THE MARKET.
It will bake better,
. Requires less fusl,
And the doors are more carefully fitted than
any other.Cook Stove made.
It is a SCRE THING that any person who has
eyer used ine
Would not exchange it for any other Stove.
keep in Stock a full line of Step and other
cheap Stores which I wi!l sell at
) BOTTOM FIGURES.
BEFORE PURCHASING ELSEWHERE
Call and see me, next door to Post Office, East
Side Public Square, Columbia, Tenn.
Lm II. ATTWELL.
Roofing, Guttering and Job
Work promptly attended to, and at
CALL AND SEE THE CHARIER OAK
March, r, 1372. ,
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x 3? o
! 1 fag
" fs - fa
iTflfl 1 P T-'1 J'
JIPSCOlfB BROTHERS, r j v
Keep on hand all kinds Field Seed at very
e v prices. 3
Evervtbintf V.w - . ... .
. - : " , "'c'jwoiuouirDtlowfor
Cash and everything sold low
. 7 FOR CASH.
Oct, 27. 17I-1t.
piRST NATIONAL BANK
OF COLUMBIA, TENN
r. W. KEESEE,
t. B. MOORE.
J. M. TOWXER.
r.B.RAJXS, J. II. THOMAS.
teceives Deposits, deals in Foreign and Domes
e Exchange, Gold, Silver and. Governmen
Collections made and remitted for on day of
-avment at current rat -s of exchange.
Revenue stamps for sule.
JOHN FRIERSON. Prest.
LUCIUS FRIERSON, VicsIPreVt
'AKESB. CHILDRESS, Cash'r.
rjOME INSURANCE COMPANY.
ltsul AtMla stV T-v
a Itiraga will
Lenvlar Cash Ametn,
.82,7 ,2m 33
- All losses will be promptly paid, and
"olicies issued as usual.
CH 1RLES J. MARTIN. President,
J. H. W ASHRCRN, Secretary.
Vew York. October, 1871.
The Board of Directors have nnanimonMy re
vived to increase the etpital of the "Home"
n Cpitt Assets about (M.OvO.OO (fbur
-Billion doUors) after paying all losses at Chica--'-
Policies usue4 by
n t u- xr W J- IA. AOHT.
Columbia, Nov. 10.
fJJHE GEORGIA HOME
Of Cwlumbaus CaeorgUa.
Capital amel Aaneta ....
Untouched by the Chictgo and other disas
ters, continue to furnish indemnity aeainat
loss by fire on all insurable property, at ade
J. RHODES BROWSE, Pres'U
D.F. WILCOX Sec'y.
Applications received and policies issued
by VY. J.DALE, AessT.
FIRE INSURANCE COMPANY,
No. 41 North College Street,
Jos. W. ALLI5,
A. ii. Adams,
D. F. Cakikb.
W. M- Coos I.
R. B. Chiathak.
Alix. J. Postex,
Joh W. TsBBASS,
C. A. R. Thompson,
a. K. umima.
U. W. Hemdebshott.
THIS C0MPAS1T CONDUCTS ITS BUST
ness in the mit liberal commercial spirit,
fixing the rates at a fair compensation for the
haiards assumed, and expects to fill the meas
ure of its usefulness, reaping a just reward fur
services well perform el.
Jo. W. Ai.les, President.
H. L. Ci.airocxk. Secretary.
JOHU. O. DA ILK Y t CO., AfU.
May ly Columbia. Tenr.
Fire and Marine
NO 3t MADI8CN 8T,
F. S. DAVIS. President.
II. V. VKEDENBUBUII. V. President.
H.GROVN KK, Secretary.
W. LITTLRJOILN. Ass't Secretary.
W. II. Droller, Gcn'l Aff't. ;
This Company Is among the oldest and largest o
SOUTHERN FIRE INSURANCE
All classes of Fire Risks accepted at rate
eommenusrsta with the hazard aasamed. and
a fair business profit fur the money invwted, to
back up the premiums of tha eompany Far
mers will consult tbeir interest by applying to
this eompany, or its agent, before insuung
their Dwellings, Barnes, Mables or Cotton
Gins. JOSH. ti. BAILEY. Abett.
Sept. 22. tf. Columbia. Tenn.
NASHVILLE & CAIRO PACKET
TTROSE, JOHX LCISDE.1 A50 ;TlLUXa5.
One of these floe steamers will leave Nash
ville every MONDAY, WEDNESDAY and
FRIDAY at o'clock, p. so. connecting with
boats at Cairo for Saint Louis, Memphis.
Napoleon, Vicksbnrg, Red River, and New
Orleans, and a'so connecting w'nh the Illinois
Central Railroad at Cairo for Chicago and all
points eut in the Far West, taking first and
second-class passengers at very reduced rates.
Flrt-claw Ticket to the following,
points, including State Rooms, withont meals:
To St. Louis ....$10 0o
Cairo. . . . ......... ......... .... ... 6 09
New Orleans li 00
N-aI-lmM Ticket to the fol
lowing points: -
To St. Louis 1 6 00
Cairo 4 00
New Oi leans It ft
The Johic LnisDE. Davis, Master, leaves
on Moadaya. at 4 r. m.
Tbe Ttkone, llanuan, Master, leaves on
Wednesdays at 4 r. m.
Tbe I alisman, bimms. Master. leaves on
Fridays at 4 p..
All the above Steamers are In fine order.
and have fine secommodations.
t7 The Steamer Tmme is the same as a
new boat in every particular. She bas new
boilers, snd her bill is s new one, having;
beta built entirely new this last fall at Pado-
cah, Kv. There is now plenty water in Cum
For information of an kind remding:
freight or paesage, addresa
IT. 11. AKTHUR (tc CO. Special Agents.
41 and 42 Upper Wharf, Nashville, Tenn
C.N.0rway. J.C.Gobdo. J.P.McGctas,
Not. t 82 South Market Street,
W are determined to represent tha Interests
of th Seller only; we respectfully tolieit con
signments from yon and promise to exert oar
selves to promote your interests aud gitatis
fmntion. Eaeh member of this firm will be n
hand and give their personal attention to the
bsAiBMs. dept. it ly.