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ORANGEBURG, S. C.
*Tlil8 HOUSE is now open for tlic recep
tion of BOARDERS. GUESTS well taken
wire of. The TABLE amply supplied, and
? IIACK meeting each train at tho Depot.
may 29 1S75 ly
Office open at all tiniC3.
ATTOUXEY AT JLAW
V. S. COMMISSIONI5R
Crongeburg, S. C.
oct 2S ? If
Dr. J. G. WANNA MAKER is in pos
?eBftion'of the Receipts and Prescription
Books of the bite Dr. 13. J. Oliveros. All
.persans desiring to get any of the above
Preparations or Renewal of Prescriptions
?can do so by calling on
Dr. WANNA MAKER,
At his Drug Store.
GKO; S. SilillEll,
O?i umis=*.sion AIei"C1 in n 1,
?GR< CKRIKS, KINK WINKS, ?c.
Agent for Riutoii's Planter, Avery's Plows,
and all kinds of .A grid) I'oral
At New IJrick Store next to Duke's Drui
^Store. sept 2">?(bii
I >K.N ri 'is'riiSf."
1>K. M. JL MUCKiJjXFUSS
.Having entirely Recovered from his Sjck
can be found n't bis O'/rTCK bvCr
?Capt. J. A. 1] (Vuiltmi's Store, where in' will
he glad to SEE his Kill KXDS and the
Jq.II KAP Gl-ANO.
^10 PKK T<>N.
This GLrA NO was ollercd al the close of
laiM scimo?. Sei no ;*(,t' tons sold oii its own
merits as per analysis of I'rof. Sbepacif As
I'm ?s heard from the results of its applica
tion have I?cell favonibb.-. To elo.se the
ba'nnec "f ilic cargo, 1 nflbr it at $10 per ton
each, put 11j> in new hags of 200 | ounds.
.J. N. LOBSON;
?8 East Hay, 1 and 2 Atlantic \\ barf,
C'Jiai leston, S- <.'.
jan S 3m.
1*h<* t'errikal E>:tlm ol S3 ricuin
it nd Tonic Skills.
However obscure the cansc may ho which
?0? tribute to render nervous debility a
ci?ooatK? so prevalent, aflecting, as it doe.-:,
nearly hne-liitlf of our adult population, it
it* a melancholy fact that day 'by day, and
year by year, we witness a most frightful in
areft*c of ncryoiia allections from ilip slight
est neuralgia to the more grave and
extreme forms of
Is characterized by a general languor or
weakness oftltu whole organism, especially
ef the nervous syst em, obstructing ami pre
venting the ordinary functions ofnature;
hence there is a disordered state of the
secretions; constipation, scanty and high
oolored urine, with an excess ofearthy or
lime sediment, indicative of waste of brain
and nerve substance, frequent palpitations
of the heart, loss of memory ami marked
irresolution ?f purpose, ami inability to
carry into action any well-defined business
enterprise, or to fix the mind upon any one
thing at a time. There is great sensitive
ness to impress, I hough retained bill 11 tiliort
time, with allickering and fluttering condi
tion of the mental faculties, rendering uii
individual what is commonly called a
whifllc-mindoil or flickIc-niindcd man.
This condition of the individual, distress
ing as itis, may with a certainly be cured by
THE CORDIAL BALM OK SYRIC?M
AND LOT 11 HOP'S TONIC PILLS,
Medicines unrivaled for their wonderful
properties and remarkable cures of all Ner
vous Com plain le. T beireflieacy is equally
great in the (realmeat and cure of Cancers,
Nodes, Ulcers, Pustule, Dimples, Tetter,
Fever, Sores, Ringworm, Krysipchis, Scald
head. Barbers' Itch, Scurvy, Salt Rheum,
Copper-Colored Blotches, Glandular Swell
ings, Worms and Black Spots in the Klesh,
Discoloration?, Ulcers in theThroat, Mouth
and Nose, Sore Legs, and Sores of every
character, because these medicines arc the
Ever placed before the people, and arc war
ranted to be .liemost powerful! Alterative
ever originated by man, removing Morbid
Sensibility, Depression of Spirits, Dementia
J5?y Sold by all Druggists, and will be sent
by express to all parts of the country qy ad
dressing the proprietor, G. EDGAR
LOTHROP, M. I)., 143 Curt street, Boston,
Mass., who may he consulted free of charge
either personally or by mail. Send 25 cents
and get a copy of his Rook on Nervous
ring 11 187? ly
Irish Mythology. (
With all condescension,
I'd call yonr attention
To what 1 would mention of Erin! bo green;
And without hesitation
J'll show how,tliat nation
Became, of creation, the Gem and the Queen.
It happened onomornie'j
Without any wnrnin',
That VcntiB was horn inthu beautiful sky;
And?hy theeanic token
(And stire 'twas nrovokin')?
Her pinions were r.oakin', and wouldn't give
So Neptune, who knew her,
Began to pursue her,
In order to woo her (the wicked ould Jew);
And he very near caught her,
Atop of the water?
Groat Jupiter's daughter, who roared
Then Jove, the great gen ilia,
Looked down iili'tl saw Venus,
And Ncptuuo, ho heinous, pursuing her
So ho roared out in thunder,
He'd tear him asunder,
(And sure 'twas no wonder,) for teasing his
And a star that van flying
Around him,espying, ^
He seized without singing, und hurled it
Where itturuhleulike winking
On Neptune, while sinking,
And gave him, I'm thinking, a broth of a
And thalstar became drv land,
Loth highland and lowland,
And formed the sweet island, the land of my
Thus plain is the story,
That sent down from glory ,
Ould Erin, i he hoary, a Heaven on earth. .
Then Venus stepped irately,
On Erin so stalely,
And fainted, being lately so bothered and
Hut ere it quite killed her
Jlcr father distilled her
Of Helicon's nectar, a drop of the hrest.
And that glass so victorious
It made her feel glorious?
A U*ille uproarious, I feel 1 could prove;
Then how can you blame us
That Ireland is famous
For beautv and fighting and whiskv and
'love*?. . ..... - - '
One Hundred Years Ago.
Some wise wng has summed up the
changes that have taken place during
a century, in this way.
One hundred years tijjo wedding
lours were not fashionable.
One hundred years ago furthers did
not cut their legs oil'with mowing
One hundred years ago our mothers
did not worry over disordered sewing
One hundred years ago horses
which could trot a mile in 2:14 were
On3 hundred years ago it took
several days to procure u divorce and
find a congenial spirit.
One hundred years ago there were
no disputes about the impoliteness of
street car drivers.
One h?; died years ago every
young man was not an applicant for a
position as a elerk or book-keeper.
One liu ml red years ngo kerosene
lamps did not explodcaiul assist wo
men toshuiile oil'this mortal coil.
One hundred years ngo men did
not commit suicide hy going up in
balloons and coming down without
One hundred years ngo there were
no tliii'd term millionaire bishops to
stir np the waters of partisan polities.
One hundred years ago there wcte
no Turkish harems at Salt Lake, and
no Ann Eliza? suing for the nineteenth
part of a divorce.
One hundred years tigo England
was not very far behind the United
States in all that goes to make a na
tion powerful and progressive.
One hundred years ngo the Dutch
hail taken Holland, but they hud not
made Franco "come down" with a
handsome pile of "smart money."
One hundred years ngo a young
woman did not lose caste by wetting
her hands in dish water or rubbing the
skin oil' her knuckles on a washboard.
One hundred years agon physician
who could not draw every ,form of
disease from the system hy tapping a
large vein in tho arm was not much of
One hundred years ago men were
not running about over the country
with millions offish eggs to be batch
ed to order. Fish superintended their
own hatching in those days.
One hundred years ngo people did
not worry about rapid transit and
cheap transportation, but threw their
grain crops across the hacks of their
horses, and uncomplainingly "went to
One hundred years ago every man
cut his coat according to his cloth,
every man was estimated at Ins real
value,-'shoddy was not known, nobody
had struck "lie," and true merit and
honest worth were the only grounds
- 11? w. l j> ? * ? tfin ,mmm
A Soiree at Barfield.
The Troy ttmlyct says: He wore
long hair and a strong breath. Iiis
clothes had been newer and cleaner,
and his hat had a rim as wide ns a
good-fi/.ed umbrella. lie smiled up
( n us when wc asked him what was
his favor it beverage. He answered
that he'd swallow a little rye. What
he called a "littlo" didn't seem to be
the barkeeper's meaning of the word.
Taking an ordinary tumbler full ol
ne at one swallow is a feat that the
common consumer would scarcely call
"little." "When he had swallowed
the liquid he turned to us and re
marked: "That's bully good rye.
I swar I ain't, drunk any such rye as
that in ten years. Then it was in
Tom Scone's, dowu in Bnrhvld,
Arkansaw. Was you ever in Arkan
saw ? No! Well,, it's a* might} lively
State. 1 never see a pootier row than
occurred at Tom's last Christmas
night i. 11 years ngo. It was the most
enjoyal le affair yon ever see. They
were having a. dance there that night,
and the whisky was plenty, and after
awhile 'loin began to cheer, and
whoop, and jump, ar.d he outs with
his pistol and fires into the crowd pro
miskus like. The bali hit Sammy
Carlccr on the cheek and tjum.pro
menaded over to his wife and landed
in her jaw. I guess she didn't talk
with her usual volubility for a few
weeks. Tom's fil ing was a signal for
all the boys to draw their shooting
irons and bewies, and the woik got
mighty interesting. Tom Carker's
brother Nate inserted his bowie in
Tom Scone's stummik, and Bill Bent,
ho raised a chair and filed it at Nate,
who dodged it the neatest you ever
sec, and it took Miss Belle Drew in
the place where women put the most
cotton in their dresses. This roused
the dander of .Mi.-s. Drew, and, upset
ting the table, she tare a leg out of it
and sailed in ns pooty as ever you ?ce
I anything. I jest wish there had been
I a painter (hero to have painted that
scene and handed that woman's pio
tur down to future times. The way
j she laid out the boys was a caution. I
bet she broke more heads that night
than she ever broke heai Us In her
bounding around she upset the lamp,
and in the darkness the firing was
! in ore pi omi.sk us than ever, and Miss
Drew sho got wounded so hndly that
she died in a half hour. 1 never did
know who drew the trigger that caus
ed her death. But 1 had to leave
town suddenly that night, and I ain't
never been back there since. I don't
suppose I'll ever again see such a
pooty little scrimmage as that was, It
was one of the pleasant affairs that
only happen once in n lifetime." And
he sighed sadly and shook his head
and wiped his nose on the back of his
hand. Wc bade him good day, and
left him to think of the vanished joys
of life in Arkansaw.
- wm? - ? -mmwm?
Man issogieat that his greatness
appears even in the conciousness of
his misery. A tree docs not know it
self to be miserable. It is true that
it is. misery indeed to know one's self
to be miserable; but then it is great
ness also. In this way all man's
miseries go to prove his greatness.
They are the miseries of a mighty
potentate, ol a dethroned monarch.
m % mm -
Faith addresses itself to man's
wholo being; it sounds every depth, it
touches every spring; it calls back the
soul from its weary search within it
self, lull of doubt and contradiction;
it presents an object, implicit, abso
lute, greater than itself?"Ono that
knowoth all things." It provides for
ever aflliclion, every want and aspira
tion.? Tin j'adcitcc oJ'JIojk;
Does A Child Remember?
Wo saw recently an amusing evi
dence of the application. The little
urchin, barely six years of age, had
been-, .eating raw turnips, lor which he
?ccfneil to have a passion. He was for
bidden eating any more. Stepping
into guio kitchen, he saw sonic cleanly
washed turnips on the table, and ask
ed for one. The cook denied him, and
told mfiinij "Mother says you must, not
cat any more turnips raw." He in
sisted on having one, but the cook as
persitently refused him. Assuming
the altitude of a lecturer, and point
ing hi} finger at the cook, he said :
"12l)cn, you arc just like that iiian
Dives. I heard mother read about in
the Bible; and I am like tho beggar
Lazarus. I want it and can't get it;
you have it and won't give it to inc.
Never, mind, you know where Dives
went, and where Lazarus wont. Sonic
of these times you'll be calling on mo
for Hjwi>,M und out.ho stepped, (juite
iiidigua?t that ho couldn't get his
turnip.' . .
Now, if a child at six can acquire
and apply such n complication ol
ideas, at what ago do they begin to
learn Co imitate cither by word or
deed?.* Little do parents dream how
muchi of their conversation is absorbed
by the little, prattlers around them,
und liow many of their acls arc imi
tated because lather or mother did it.
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Exr*utsi?N ok Ft.i i:s.?Wo copy
tho following from the London Gar
den. 'Have any of our readers wit
nesscdjjBunilur results ?
The(jKcv. George Mearcs Drought,
writing.from Ireland to the Times,
<? -< /< j?v jtel?rce-ycara I have lived in n
town,'iiiid during that time my hitting
room has been free from (lies, three or
four only walking about my breakfast,
table, while all my neighbors' rooms
were crowded. 1 often congratulated
myself on my escape, but never knew
the reason of it until two days ago. 1
il.cn had occasion to niovft nty goods
to another house, while 1 remained on
for two days longer. Among other
things moved were two boxes of
Geraniums and Calceolarias, which
stood in my window, the window be
ing always open to full extent, top
and bottom. The boxes were not gone
half an hour before my room was ns
full of fiics lie those around inc. This,
to me, is a new discovery, and per
haps it may scree to encourage others
in that which is always ti pleasure,
and which now proves also to be a
source of comfort viz: window garden
GkKAtTItUTJJS in ?ciRICUhT?KK.?
The fanner who stints his fields, is as
unwise and improvident as lie who
starves his working cattle?in both
cases he is diminishing ihc ability of
a faithful servant to be useful to him.
The farmer who obtains from a field
not properly fertilized ten bushels of
grain, uhen by manuring he might
have obtained twenty, is selling his
labor at half its value.
He who does not give back to his
fields as much as he takes from tlicm,
soils their fertility in his crop?and
the fertility of tho soil is the farmer's
The farmer who will keep these
truths in view, and act in accordance
with the rules they suggest, will find
his compensation in the increasing
products of his farm, in the augmenta
tion of his wealth, and in the promo
tion ol'general prosperity.
, A sick man,'slightly convalescent,
was asked by a pious friend, who his
ph > sieian was. He replied: "Doctor
Jones brought mo through." "No?
no," said bis friend : God brought
you out of your illness, not tho doo
tor.'' "Well, maybe Ho did; but you
can bet the doctor will charge for it."
Haying recovered my health, ! am now
prepared to contract for building, hauling,
&c 1 have hair twenty years cX'peiienc
and guarantee my work. Conti nets taken
on liberal terms.
I. 11. TUCKER,
jau 15 3m
COL, ASBURY -COWARD
l Alt?lcorns ol'nuloProfessors.
Complcto outfit oCArma, ppamuu etc for UuRonflU
jnimlnl and jihyEicol training. Xovnlion noted tor
JiualthflJlnuss oni posscsolnjl ruiLnmi and <clu?ranlu[j
?fhdliJSisj.'BjrJIlijtralctl CutalogUo flup^tft??iEUTgl^
dee 1J I87? if
K 1ft M O V E ?
TO TilK liEAK
A. KisCHKli'.S STOKE
Where 1 am prepared to serve the Public
at the shortest notier in my line of business.'
Thanking the Citizens for their liberal
patronage in the past, I beg a continuance of
the same in the future.
MOS KS M. BROWN, Barbar.
With or without Portabio Hot Water Reservoir and Closet.
fioa't Va7 aa eld-fa:h!casd Ct:ro, tut get eao
"With all latest improvements.
largest Oven and Flues, longest Firo Box for long wood.
Ventilated Oven, Flro Back and Fire Box Bottom?in
sures a Quick, Sweet and Even Bako and Roast.
Swing Hcarlh and Ash Catch. Won't soil floor or carpet.
Durable Double and Braced Centers and Ring Covers.
Burns but little wood. Has Mica or Solid Iron Front.
Carefully Fitted Smooth Castings. No Old Scrap Iron
Nickel Plated Trimmings. Tin Lined Oven Doors.
Ground and Silvcr-liko Polished Edges and Mouldings.
Heavy. Best New Iron. Won't crack.
RATHRONE, SARD &, CO., Albany, N.Y.
Bold by an Enterprising Dealer in every Town.
Wii.I.COCK & WOLFF,
nov -O?"in Oriiiigeburg, S. ?.
OS KAST BA f,
COMMISSION M KUCHA NT AND
DV.\I.i:!t3 IN FERTILIZERS.
('1IAI.K.STOS, S. C. November I, 1S7?.
Having been eng ged for twenty years in
the Clugno Trade with eminent stieres*. 1
deemed it advisable to introduce Fertilizers
under my own name and guarantee. I have
made arrangements to have prepared si
(liiaiio under inv inspection and control.
.-.died itoBsoN\s cotton and corn
FF.RTlLlZKR.S. This Ouano is of the
highest Standard. It contains, among other
valuable ingredients, three per cent, of Am
monia, one and a half per ? tut. of Polish,
and fourteen] per. cent, of -\salable Phos
phate^ I also have prepared for hie a
COMPOlNlJ AC 11) I'l JOSIMIATK of tho
hiebest standard: These Fertilizers are
compounded of the purest materials; and
are mhnipii'atcd and tested under the su
pervision of Dr. St. .!? Kaveliel, of this city
whose name gives a warrant for their high
character and adaption for our soil. 1 offer
these Fertilizers to Planters on the follow
ing favorable terms :
UOBSON'S COTTON AND CORN Fi:it
Cash $ 11 per ton; on time,
ROBSON'.S COMPOUND ACID IM I OS
I 'l l AT F,
Cash, ?23 per ton; on time, ?.??:5.
Planters ordering immediately will be al
lowed to the first of a pril to decide which
they prefer, cash or time. An order for n
ear load of eight tons will be sent free of
drayagc; hut for a loss amount ?1 per ton
will he charged. On orders for hirgo lots
from (5rangers or dealer.;, a liberal di.iuoiin
will he allowed.
1 take this occasion to return my tKanus
to those who have so largely patronized the
Fertilizers hitherto olltved |,v mo, and in
soliciting their favorable attention to anoth
er, ! pledge my best elii-ii* lo iuerU a contin
ual!, e of confidence by keeping the highest
standard of Fertilizers adapted to cotton and
nov '27 Sin,
AH OUTFIT FREE
We want, some one in every county to
take orders and deliver goods for the old
ami original C O. I). House Large cash
wages. Splendid chance in every neighbor
hood for the right person of cither sex,
young or old. Samples, new lists, circul
ars, terms, etc., a complete out (it sent free
and post paid. Send An- it at once and
make money at your homes. Address, II.
J. HALL & (JO. ? X'Jlommi Street Haiti
nov IU lim.
1]\ FRANK coi-yS AMMoNIATED
1*. bone supeehiosphat^.
Having been appointed Solu Agent fqr(
this .State for the sale of the above old and
well known FERTILIZER; we shall al
ways keep a full supply on hand. Order*
entrusted to our eare shall meet with
prompt attention. , i
The merits of this Fertilizer are too well
known and appreciated to require a niprpj
extended notice. We will only state that
each consignment is subject to the severest
analys! ami that the original standard is
fully maintained. Dr II. PINCKNEY-li'
our travelling Agent, and any communic?
lions to us through him shall have every
care and dispatch,
.". Commercial Wharf, Charleston, s. C.
fell \'2 3m
Encourage Home People :
I I OM E LiNT blil^SllSE
w ? d 1
DOORS, SASH. & BLLND8?
Charleston, S. C. ?: ? > ti't
Only Carolinian engaged in ? the hiariir* '1
fact nre of Doors, Sash, Blinds, Mouldings '
uid Turned Work in Charleston;S. C.
B?1'? Prices as Low as any other rfbu'^ej "n
and all work lir.-t class. i)(i.'i!Ufl
.ia?i21i 1S7?- ; >>7?^K.H
? ; V -t,;It/J
?- .. t .? :'.\*Y<* n f.n
11O B 11T j JE N X y.. ...
Importer and Manufacturer
IIA UK ESS & SADDLES.
Has the pleasure to inform the Publie
that he has Received a. heavy Stock from
the North of every description what belongs I
to a fust class Saddlery Establishment
Abo wish to draw particular attention to
? ?,4:'It -'. til ll*.?>|
Iiis Stock of f . ..
LA DI ES RI 1)1 NO SA ODLES
and his assortment of
Brices lower then ever.
Good Saddles at $.1.00.
(iood Shoes at SI.7~J
JUST FROM NEW YORK
.?WlTHUZl II. lewlv
DERMAT?L1GIST and practical
Respectfully a inntinccs to the Citizen? of
Orangobiirg, that he has permanently
located himself in to is place, and rcqnesta a
share of their patronage.
Call at No. 3 Law Range, opposite Post
s. pt l 1S7? ly
The Subscribers are local Agents for the
Security Idle Insurance and Annuity Comp
any of New York, and for." Eire Insurance
Companies; and will be pleased to recive
frohi their friends, ami all others, applica
tions for insurance of either kind.
The Security Life is well known an
of the most reliable Companies !r
United Stale*, and the Piro Companies thet"
represent are believed by them tobe ?ml?
ueiitlv safe and trustworthy,
lilJTSpN ei ITUTSON,
Loral Agent?. ! ?j
decJ? . So?
Book ! Stationery! Musio] ?
Ai.so ,' H i) ii?itr.? i
A lot of WINDOW shades of art
proved fateiit; being neat, shuple input
ting up, durable and oh ka1* in price.
Lamps, Chimneys ami Lamp Fixtures
always on hand.
sole Agent for the
Celebrated WATT BLOW and Castings
which I sell at Manufacturer's Isbu
' Prices, with freight , j\i ni\uv
added, viz :
Ouo Ilorsd A and 13.$6 00
Two IIoi-st M and N. 9 q0 ? ', ?
Castings.7c per lb. ? .
Insurance anil Collections prompt*
ly attended to. (
Liverpool, London and Globe Insurance Co.
Georgia Home Insurance Co.
Manlntten Life Insurance Co.
oct 2 H