Stanzas on the Deatla of
We lonk'd up1)on1 him Us a post
'hat prttpped our little State.
but ndrlv that ho hath turn'd to lust,
Ah, ' hat will he its fate !
lie was a fatlfti sentitel
That watched the priowil;w;! toe.
But he is gone and who can tell
lhow much will he our w",
'tlainrstt tit il tiend, and ar"ie: i?'es
IIo hel a ning e wand,
Ard in our civil etrfb iud gI ef,
He waved a god-lie hand.
There is no ne with eagle-eye,
And words of liquid fir..,
Like him, to1 plea-i, I uk him, to (lie;
Our country 'is it its site.
There is no one to tiI: h-s pw. ,
With arm ou'st e ched to s:ave
NWith eloquence like hits, to toasi
Our heto 's in the grave.
J. S. p-,
t7.AI E:DbN, S. C.
Written a few itiyt tcr h!s death.
(S F. L E C ' E I).)
The Tale of the Mouk and the
An unbelieving Jew one day
Was skating o'er the icy way,
Which being brittle let hit ii.,
Just deep enough ti catch h chin ;
And in thit woui plight ie huingt,
With only power to move Is no.gne.
A brother skater near at hand,
A Papist, born. in Foreign I:an',
With hasty strokes dir'ctiv tl'w
To save poor Mordecai. the Jew
"But tirst," qtioth ie, '"i in ust eni.'in
That you renounce your (a.:h ti" intine;
There's no entreaties ei-e w'',
"Tis heresy to save a Jew-."
*Forswear Inine faut ! N, ! CaL forbiJ,
lYt w ould ho very bas'' ideed ;
Come, never mind such timers its deeze,
Tink, tmnk, how ferry hard it freeze.
More cont you do, miore coo: you be,
Vat signifies your ai; to me.
Come tiork agen,- how cold and vet
And kelp ab )ut von little hit."
"By holv mass. 'tis hard I own,
To see a man both hang and ilr.uwn.
And can't relieve him fromn his pl.ght
Because he is an Israelite.
The church refuses all assistance,
Beyond a certain pale and distance;
And all the service I can lend,
Is praying for your soul, my friend."
"Pray for 'nine soul, ha! ha! you make me
You petter help me out py half:
Mine soul. I farra nt, vill take care,
To pray far own self, my te.r
So tink a little now for me,
'Tie I am in de hole, not she."
"The church forbids it, friend, and saith
That all shall die who have no faith."
"Veil ! if I must pelieve, I must.
But help me out von li: t:e first."
"No, not an inch without Ainen,
That seals the whole--"
-"Ve!I, hnarr me den.
I here renounce for coo'n sind all,
Die race of Jen~ 5. lhot h grea;t :anal 'oma I;
'Tis vtrst tmade pienem.auk de suit,
Or varst religion, da&s all von.
Dey cheat, anid got deir lmng py't
And lie, arid swear dat lhe is rightn.
I'll go to rnass as .soon as ever
I get todler side de river,
So help rue rot, now Christian friend,
Dat I ary do an I rimenad."
"Perhaps you do int end rn chant,
If once you get upon your feet.''
"No, ne, I do intend to lie
A chtristian, such a one as d.
For, thought the Jew lie is as nmuchi
A christiant Inatn as I art such
The bigot Papint,joy ful hiea rted
To hear die hrer:ric coniverted,
Replied to the designing Jew:
"This was a happiy tall ior you;
Your'd better die a chiti n otiriirw,
For if youiwe you'll break: your vow."
Then said nio imore, but in a trice
Popped Mordecai beneath the ice.
From thec Sw'thern Agriculturist
Vbuat Should be tihe Chief
Corn and cot ton in -the 'c'rtton -plant.
ing States have by common cuistomtr
become the urniversial crops of ext en -
sive cultivationt. Ilow far this sii is
correct, is not enitirely proved by its
universality, nor by the prejurdies,
which sustain it in the mtinds of the
planters. Iradiu cor~n inrdigeniours to tihe
soil, was perhaps tire musot cotnvetient
and. profitabl'e when the corunt ry' was
first settled, arid wihen anr abuindat
arnd easily prepared crop, to suppliy
the wants of' both manrt and beast, wasi
a requiremnent of the trmes. lin this
relativo vahte, it still is tihe mtnr vain.
ble crop grown on tihe verginr soils uof t he
the Middle, Southern aind sotmie pf tihe
Western States. for it luxariates upioi
the veget able matter abounditng in tic w
suits, and with little ptepatationi ai
indiff'eret cultuire, y ields large rietturns
for labor bestowed. Such, however,
is not the case in the older State.,
where the erneatm of th'e hand htas been
stolen away imrperceptibly by tire most
exharustinig systemrs to whi~ch tilled
soil..has ever been. subjected ; rand ti
king ten'y ears' cropping -togiithe'r, thre
Iadian corn erbp is themnost unceertain
we can plmant. It is diflicult to grow air
any but virgint or allrviadsoil, anid thet
drought of summer, except ini extraor.
diuary and most favorablie seasous,
cuts it off' to a ruinous extent. Tire
corn-orib is called the store house 0f
thb planter in thre-Sutr,-arid indeed it
is las main.: dependence. flirt this is
only because he'is niot aiceusitomed to
interweave other crops with the
cultivation of cotton. -On improved
and well prepared -soil, barley and
wheat' wdul d yild-' niore hushels of
grain of more value to the planter than
Indian corn. In fact, barely is the ii rst
valuable grain wich we cultivate ait
the South. -If' sown at the proper
seat mn, it readily perfe te itself from
the winitar moiature in the arh, and
3'enis heavily. It is fine soiling for
.ill kind< <. f'toek, imd comes into har
.t ini May, ia timo when it few lays
can nespared f'rom thle cotton crop
u ithib' alt det iient to its growth or pro.
tigvioaa. lts gali is so well protected
that it is I tc liabh:l to be spoilt by ex.
iollure to the weather, and it may lie
aa Ieugth o ' time. int 11ti straw, when
dlr.,y bon~sed1 whhout beilhj hijntiie."!
A -barley cr1(;y soiWn withr guat.o, cut
t14ll s";edal, fir well prepared compost,
m,:,anri. after tht eat ln < rmt is gatlh
c ied ill camblla.r .a.ia naIar, wol d
calm. of! tanliinit lv arty l toy 10 ; 8mW .
stubblte doa ni ill l bna.n 1) tlll..I ol
dler in antin ,ia a t.: the rotauetan ofsl 1.
grain w ith thits sy stemI ni,.snied, would
be the best and most efli.ient, mode of
i.n ipr'oving aur lands. it. would also
bhe litted ta tie iconornial at and easy
el'tivataal of the after cottl crop, by
t e 0 alawin luller of the herbiage in
the fall, whihl. wo uld be thoroughly
dteopioased by tl.e next spring.
Barlley, ground and mixed with the
straw, reduee I to chaff by a cutting
miachinIel, is better food for horses and
cattle than1 any prep.iration of Indian
cr an ;ifd to th se persons who have
naoat mills, -imply soaking the grain
In wan;-r is a liue preparation tiar feed
iug t. aho ses. Swine tattent and keep
ill conition mle eui'ly on barley
tIn .Itn caolrn. A; an .n its favor, mlor e
b:(riey n- be liealy grown on all
ae. e tof' im1avaI'-l . - pIl.mdl, than we
e~au gro v ..f t-r~ 1. WYheat, sownvt with
g-:an in like liler after the cotton
c:op1a, wouaiild c'omle in at a sacaln n hen
tlhe harvest ig t oad] be'attendedd to
wiitlaallt ,Iatlrinitat, att(d aller thie Ca tlom
erop is tdil ly, :11idi ill the ilittt Val
...tw cn that timile aitndl the coIl InunICenc
'ielt at picki!. he tltla1~lltrhL ad.
prejha.ring i f.ar ln-li: t tar the hil. a
coauidJ I, alterd''el to wvithoaut hit,
doim1e. Ta miidllinigs, sihr s antl
bran of a. latrg" wheat c rp all lixe.a
tagethe'r, woulld go tar to feed tihal
tanlilatin sllt k, and negn- es w uld
relishawheat':a brea as a chatige foar
the corn bread usnally allbiwed to
We woibl, front t'se few reasais
st ated, and utrc is need lees to : men in.
recammnacnd the reluction of the coin
er pj to such a degree as waould thriav
all lanJs nat naturaly jp aro:itncing Idi.
mn . aril, v. al, in aa wheat, b.arley rye
and oats. \Ve caihl then eInllivatte
(Jul tilied cropaJIS well and easily, and
the ave:.ti.u tiit: systemll wioldlal opten
for ilproVa':nen'ft wa.ulb .soon repay
far the exp'rimal.aat. We know tai.t
these recomntilldattiols will be tiet
with by all the objections which pro.
jadie and the tyranny of cu tlilt
engenders in those who cleave to old
plactices and theories, but as they. are
coav'Ctiols oif true policy, we have no
ie.itatiai ill ako g them.
IIIliuence ' Ncews1papcr's.
A school teacher, who has been en
ged a long time in his proftssin andl
witnae.'saed the inlfilnence oaf a nlewspalper
lpan athIle iii nds ofal. familya a ofli ldreni
wvrites to lie eaditoar oft the Odgenibu rg~
I hay. l amdii it to be a universail fact
wit hallt excep tia nl that t hose schola:1rsa
a-' boathI sexa'. a.d of ca'll Iaiges, wtho have
hlad ae.ss taa Newspiaj.ers :ar hifm~e,
-lhen comp11 ared with thosaaa'e who have'.
no. t, an-;a
I. B3etter readcersa e'xcellingL ill praa
nuitieat ionl andI emlphais, ad conse
quently read more understandingm.ly.
2. They' are better' speillers and
define, words with ease and accuraev.
:3. They obltainl aL pra tical kmiaa~
edlge oft geoagriahy, inl Iallmost hiati the
timce It roeuires others, as the niewspa
per h a ade thern fam til iari with the
loc; ain ofi thle iiii lortanlt pilaces,
nalt ionls, their govaael mlnents and. doaings
aoil tlie giobe.
4. They atre b~etter gralmmarianls,
far llavinag becoeaait so faimi liar with
'ee variety oi ntyIe in the unewspa-.
pur, Ironlt the commonan place advertise
men~lts to the finiishecd anld chassical
earatiaan a a the stlasmiial, they moure
remadily comp-l)ehiend the mieaniing oaf
the text, and coanseqjuenltly anlalize its
caonsttruct'tonal a ithi Li curacy'.
5. They w- itte beter c2omipositioni,
usinlg better languag~te, conitaining~ moire
thlungtats, umo're clearly and coninected.
6. T1hose youn~ig mll'n who have, fiar
yaears, biectend'drs ofat theL neCwspap ers'l.
leave' atlw. ys been1 takting th le Iad i.,t
the debatinag saiciety, exhititii.g a mo
exteansive knoawledge lapail a great
v ariety of bubjeets, and1( expre'ssinlg
their views with grealer Iflencya,
clearness and correctnies in their uise
A FEss Ma..-wirr A QUAunIca.
-roN -Jutdge W --, wvho~ has beena
fori mlany ya earls a wor athby icanjfit oft
the. f'edeal baa'h ini M~ iebiigani. tell into
conafveral'liaona fewt~t days sincae ini a
bairhber's ashaap wvitlh a tibliin:, suhbst anteal
loa kilng and1( rallher agedl straonger, from
thle nleigh 1)rho'l d ea a~ TeenCsuseh(3. The
ajudge btaig l'arilerly wvell aC~lnaInted
ill that vicinity-, took ecaional to ask
after ('erlainl ..f its til izenas.
"~ Yaou know1tI Mr. 13-, do y'on?"
said the Judiage.
"Very well." was the reply.
"lie is well is lie?"
"1 Quite well," was the reply.
"Y-e-s," said the old fairmner rather
cautiously ". a very fine man foar a
lawyer--yon know, we don't erpect a
great deot <;. them !"
~Ii'U 01T v o F Tuollnr.-9axter says,
"Thle lirst sipark ofan1 lalwful desire,
enitertined in the heart, soul, or imlag
inaItionI, inlstanitly br1eaks oaff coammiun
ion with Ged's JHAly-Spirit. Shudder
at it-cast thyself upo~nithy knees, cry,
'Save, Lord, or I perish,' till 't becomes
loa' hsoa-n." How imnportant, then is,
purity of thetght, word, feelinig, in~ten
tion ! A greater Ihant Baxtuir says, "If
thine oya be single, thy whole body
shall be full of Iigt."' K eep thyself
Boots & Shoes.
197, Rich ardsonu Street,
COLUMIBIA, S. C.
HAS constantly on hand and is daily receiv
ing fresh supplies ot all kinds of Ladies and
Gentlemen's Hoots n nd Shoes of the latest fash
ions. Also. FRESII CALF-SKINS on-I SOLE
LEA'I'KHEI for iHoug-makers.
March 15, 1851. 20 ly.
THOMAS 4. NIC( F.RSON
CHARLJE.S'TON, S. C.
Feb 29, 1S5L. 18 ly.
C. P. RELYISEN,
(SUCCESSOR TO R. IIAWLEY,)
WROLES1LE AND RETAIL
R ichardson Streef,--No. 89.
TWO DOORS BELOW THE MARKET,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
M.treh 15, 1851. 20 ly.
T. C. WORTH,
WIL.IINGTON. N. C.
Aug, f, 41 ly
CO.FV'I'io.\:i A1' YI.\ D FA 1CY
No. 1 3t;, tichardson Street,
COI.UIMBIIA, S. C.
PARTIES AND WEDDINGS FURNI$IIED
AT SHORTEST NOTICE.
WHlOLES I LA AND RETAIL.
March 15, iF.51. 20 ly.
J. B, NIXON,
PROPRIETOR OF T'fjE
Corner Quon;rl and1 Church-sts.
Chart'Ietoi, S. C.
Feb. 29, 1854 18 1r.
C0 JI.fISSION MEJRCJIANT,
Orr.cr., NonTt:}1 ME;CAL W JtA i:
CH ARLESTON, S. C.
Feb. 29, 1 t54. 18 1 t .
ISa1C'S l ETA 1'LIC COFFINS of a!
sizes, con.antly on hand aid for sit
by 11UDSON & BR1OTH1ER,
Opp. Tekmperanice HIalI Suamterville.
.in ue 15t h, 1852'l.
CII MBiS 1lmIlIIIL
JJ'IL.A'*L1 E .IR E T AiL
D)Ef L ERS IN
FANCY & STAPLE DRY GOODS,
Ao 4, U ra nile IRinge,
Q-l All ordeors thanki tulle received and
promp~htly attettn n .
IIEN. It. CH AMBERS. WV.\. MA RSHA LL,
A pril 19, 1854. '25 6mn
N. A, C01[E N & C011IN,
n1'0fT! IMN& DE'ALER4~ IN
FOREIGN and IE)MiESTIC
No. 117 East.Bay,
NATilAN A. (OftEN,
Mar. 29, 1851. CH A RESTON, s. c
DR. C. H. MVIOT,
COLUM BIA, S. C.
NE AR TilE' COUR T' 110OUSE.
Drugs, M~edicimes, Chemi
cals, Perfumery and Fancy
SELECTED EXPRtESSIxy FOR THiS
Marcha 15, 1851. 20) ly.
Dealer in Provisions, Flou,
D A CON, G R OCEIE~S'. W INES,
LIQ UO RS, ClIuA RS5, T'OBAI CCO.
Plantation Supplies and
1 94, Richaordson aStreet,
March 15, 185 f. 20 ly.
BY G;. W. BOMAR,
South.west cor ner of Chu arch find Queen.stsn
CilA RLEST'ON, S. C.
Feb. 29, 1854. 18 ly.
Oaasadess. S. C.
D. S. SARGEANT,
Nov- 9, 18i53. 9 tf
White Lead I White Lead!
10,000 LBS. PURE WHITE
LEA D for sale low.
M~rch15, 854. Columbia, 8. C.
Marh 5. 184. 20 ily
" BROWNING & LEMAN, "
Frencih, Britilsi and Germnoami
209 and 211 King-ureet corner of Mar
CHARLESTON, S. C.
0IA RPETINGS.---Ingrain, 3 Plys, Brus
mels T1 osPtrv nd Velvets.
CURTA IN :MATERIALS, in Silk, Satin,
CIUIRTAIN CA3IiRICS and 3111SLINS, in
lar te varie*ty..
l,IIltOll)ERICl) LACE and MIUSLiN
CURTAINS, all stivlcs.
GI I 1' (:Olt N OW Es, in all the now designs.
C(7IlTA IN GIM PS, JIOLDElRS, LOOPS,
I)tAl'EItLV CURDS and BELL RlOPES,
in all varieties.
IltITISII and AMERICAN FLOOR OIL
SILVER and G0I.T STAIR RIODS and
STAIR CARPETINGS. of all styles.
WIvlrON, VELVET, and AX.ilNSTER
RUGS, in great variety. -
't.ANTATION W 00 LENS-Il L A N
K 'ETS, PL.A INS. KICRSEYS, CAPS.&c.
IRed and White FLANNELS, SIIIRTINGS,
COTTON OSNABURGS, of all the best
English and American COTTON FLAN
N E I.S.
French,. English, and American PRINTS.
I.INENS OF, RI(CIIARI)SON'S superior
make, for Sheetines, Shirtings, Pillow ('ages,
Tahle lanumss. Doylies, Napkins, Towelliings,
Iluckabeia ks, Fruit Cloths, I1. E. Diapers,
Grams Cloths, &e.
ClOTHiS. CASSIMIERS and VESTINGS,
of best French Goods.
SERVANT'S CLO'i'HS, in all the shades of
S.I'INETS. TWEEDS, JEANS and LIN.
SEVS, of all qualities and styles.
WITH A FUjL. ASSORTMENT OF
Rich Dress Goods.
In Sil.KS, TISSI ES. I A Rl GES, GREN
A 1IN ES. 31SI.lNS. A.
11031 IBAZIN ES, AI.l'AC'AS and 3I1IlN
INi (.001)$. i:i great vari,-iv.
E311111011,EWIS and L.ACI GOODS, ofe v
IcV ENINt; DRtESS Goods in Great variety,
All the above are of our own
and ofTered at the LOW ES'I' IA RIK ET Prices.
'IElf M.-Cash, or City Acceptnte.
LT The one price systet. strictly an.
her' el to, and all Gow'ls aWnrranted.
BiROWNING & LE3MAN.
Charleston, S. C.. .Ian, Gth. 1854. I if
f'n .5 lJL IJUEU.
r IEii .SUIS('R IlliER offers for sale on
j very reaso nable terms, saiome Valuable
improved'and unimproved lots in the Towa of
Sumtterville. For pari ireniars, apply to
Sumterville, Jan. 3d, 1851. 10-tf.
E ardware, Paints, and
J. & J. D. M1I1T,
COLUMB I, S. C.
SIGN OF TIDE GOLOEN JACK-'L.INE,
OGilr for sale at very low prices, a large and
well assorted stock of
M1I.-S A WN .1 N D) 3111.1.. IWON S
I'AIN. T , ()II.S, AN!) DYIE
.L7' Goods delivered at the Diepot free of
.. & J. II. EWAl'T.
March 15, 185.1. 20) ly.
Ages cy for Iron Railing and
IlE tnbscrib~er ill re*ceive orlers for
'st lruin Itailings, and other Iron work muanu
(GlASIE & BhITIlRS,
oflIoton. TIhe Wo''rk nill lbe delivered' in
(hrlet!,stoni att ltaiosuo pric-es wvith the explenises
ofr iting, Freight inasurance, Drayage and
MV lharinage :added.
- An y hwr-on wvi-uinii illustrated catalognes or
th ti ~i,n designis can he suapplhi-n by apply.
lng at my iure, wt lhere spe-imnenas of wmei of the
ariielcs enn also lie seena.
A catalocne cani he seen at the ofFic-e of the
No. 60 1-2 Etast Hay, Opimsite P. & 31. Itanmk
tcimrlestona, S. C.
Alar, 29, 1851. 22 Gm
Fullings, Bostwick & Co,
COIt:MBIA, S. C.
AVE onstntlyon hand the largest
in Ithi la~ce, wthich thecy are prepared to
sell at prices lower ltan any o her eatab
lUshmnt in Colnginhia.
Tlhieir C'lot hinig is itnnfacetured by tieiem
selves with pa~:rt i,-nlar reference In th.,
mnarket, and they feel wa.rranted to say it
is mthtriir tao none, a nid SUP ltJ~lOh l TO
MONT' CLOTlI IING olTerced in anv part
oif the country. TIheir business is con
d ucted tupon~ thle onei price casht princ'i ple,
and Ihe p~rice of thei r goodls .iarl:ed in
plaim ignres upon each amrticIlv by-whichi a
unIkifoity3 of price is ohse rved, antd thhi
imex perienced buye'r is eniabled to make
is puirchiases at as low n rate,nas the moure
expeCrined antd better juid.e. Persons
vist in. Coilumblia are respectfl Cly inte.d
in ian exainti~ oni of rutr stck andl prices.
UPHIOILS'Ii E R11% AI D EDDING
WIIOLESAI E &i RET1AIL,
I117 King .tree', Ci.wreston, S. C,
TIIE inhscriber is receiving a large as'.'drt.
mecnt of t he abhove- gis.
50,0100 Roalls f Papesr Ilangings ; I1000 pairs
of Winidiw Shades , 100 Mlatrasttes, iif every
descripition,. A lsio, Pil lows, Holste'rs, lice and
Munslin Cuirlainis, llamaisk, Satin Ilei~nnes,
Corici, hliids, Fire Screens V'enitian Blinds,
All kinids of Ulpholstering, andl the business
as tusually attenided to in aim its branches.
II. W. K INSM1AN.
Mar. 29, 185-1. ' 22 ly
Who Wants Money ?
The subsc'riber for one, is particulcriy in
want of it, andl he hopes that those tvho have
patronized him so liberally, will continue their
friendship by paying up, and enaNlin hitn to
mnet the demn a of others. "Wheels cannot
move without gase"
T. 1): FR UESO0I.
Jan. 19, 1854. 12- ti
In Equity---Sumter District.
Adm'r. of BILL.
vs. F. J. &M. Moses
C'h-rles WV. Miller. Conpl'ts. Sol's.
The creditors of the tale Dr. JAMeS IIAYN
SWORTiI, entitled to claim under his assignment
to the above named Defendant, executed on
the 28th day of July A. D. 1842.are hereby no
tified that, by an order in the above stated
cause, they are retpired to establish their do
mands before mea, Commissioner in Equity for
Sumter District aforesaid, on or before the
first day of May next.
I also give notico that I will until the
sail first day of May next, receive proposals for
the ule of a part of the real estate conveyed by
the said assignment. lying partly if not wholly
in the corporate limits of Sumterville, bounded
by lands of Dr. J. C. IiANSWOaitTI, W. I..
ltatsoN, T. J. Co ulz.AN, and Mrs. C. Bos
snAli. and by the new road running from Sum
terville to the steans mill of T. J. COotIAN &
Co., supposed to contain about one hundred and
W. F. B. IIAYNSWORTH,
Com'r. in Equity S. D.
Dec. 27. 1853. 9 tf
TINDAL, WATSON &CO,
TiLE subscribers having established them
selves at the stand opposite A. J. Moses' Store,
respect fully solicits the attention of their friends
nmd the public to their well selected stock.
Their a-sortnent comprises all articles usually
kept, (exteping liquors) and will be constantly
r~plenished, and disposed of on as favorable
terms as are offirel any where.
Their stock consists in part as follow:
l.adies' (press Gools and Trimmings,
Ladies' Collars, Chemisettes, and Under
I.aces. Elgiincs. and Insertings,
Jncqnet and Swiss Mainlin.,
I.adies' and eentlenen's L. C Ildkf's.
A Inrge lot of ilosiery and Gloves, Cravats
and Stacks. Also.
A full suply of Prints and Domestics.
GiROCERI ES. Hardware. Holloware,
('nrpent.r's and ilacksnith's Tools,
Cistern Pumps and Pipes, Carriaee Trim
Criekery and Glassware, Saddlery and
Boo"s. Shoes. Bats. (Cnaus, Ready made
('lothing, &e. A%. A-r
llNiu L, WATSON & CO.
JAMES S. T INit..
Sa a:u s t. WArSO..
Ii. W. (G.aun.u'n.
February 2'2 1851 17 tf
Lumber and Wood.
TiE a uhsariher, superintendani. of the
Steam Saw Mill of (glian,. )ixon & Co., re
spectfully intrms the public, that they are pre
pared to tirnisha Lunb-r of iny description at
the shortest nolice.
l1nving go"ld osngone anrd tea:ns, the- an de.
liver to pulrchnsers when desired. They have
a large quantity of prime Oak and Lietlmwood
which they can deliver to customers on mnoder
Ts:uu.is. -A reasonable deduction in all case,
for cash, or motherwi'e, notes will be taken when
oreiers are filted.
Every .-xertion will be used to give satisfac
tion to those who zavour is with orders.
C(GLAN, DIXON,& Co.
Sumtervillc,.an. 18, 1854. 12 if
Look Up Street,
Wenn CLARK'S IIOTEL is still in op
eraion-(ihanks to the kindness of good
frienrds)-ready to receive customters, and
entertain thetm. to their enti re satisfaction.
Mr. C. is resolved that his Hlotel shall not
he exc'led by any hene in the country.
Kvervhing the market can furnish shall
he s ,read upon his table, well cooked and
cleanly. The beds are all in good order.
antd .shall be kept so. Give him a trial
atnd air. Clairk pledges satisfaction.
FE LI.OW CITIZENS:-.lt is a paiuiful task
to dliin. limt stern neessity and your negligence
tand fuorgetfulneiss, demandl that I should remind
all thlouse indieti to in,* ei tier by note or ac
count, tm come totLaw with thie chink, htides osr
corn at the imili, ott or before the fret Monday
in Marcha next, to save yourselves of displeas
ure andti to cheat Lawyers, Sheriffs and petty
Constablies out of coust, for
A t the loss of a penny
Yu'll gruambhle anid groan,
As ithougha ihe rhteumtatics
Were piercing each bmmt.
The ghost of hadl shmitlings
Forever you wtill htauntt,
And you shake, least to-morrow
Shouldi bring you to want.
MrY Pacy uap, and sauve costs, anid there wviii
yet he a crust left you.
WM. FRt..'1S BUTLER.
Jan. '25, 1954 13 tf.
Boatwright & Barkuloo,
(COLU.MIA-, S. U.
WJIOLESAL.E AND RETAIL
Pure Drugs, .Medicines, (Chemcas
Pei:fuimery, Fhn ry A rticles, Bru~shes,
Gla.ssuare, Dye-Stuf1s and all kinds of*
GENUINE AND) POPULJAR PATENT
A complete asesortment, of the best quality,
and at ithe Inv-est pirices.
SMarch 15, 1851. 20 ly.
Old Brass and Copper.
Theu Subscriber will pay 12-2 cents per
potund itn tensh for any quitmy of old Brass
or Copper, mdeliveredl at his shtons, near the
Wilmitrtonl anid Manchester R. RI. Depot
TP. J. COGIILAN.
Fe brnry 28, 1851 18 f.
SAMYUEL C, DUNN & CO,,
.T7 Diey Street, 20) llnyne Street,
New Y'ork. Charleston, S. C.
SAM!UEL. C. DUNN, GEO. 1I. DoatEa!Us
'The Subhscriber resree-tilly itnforms is cus
totmeres and the puliic that he cannot carry en
ht i ndness on a credit of twelve monthIis.
Promtpt customers who may favor htim with
their work may expect to be culled o~n at any
times for miineiy when the article is wvanted.
lie retuirns his thman~s for thne liberal patronage
nx ieh he has received. -,,,
Jantuarv 3, 1851' 10 6m.
Negro Shoes. fo
Tesubscriber has madec arrangementsfo
the tmanufatuare of from Four to Five Thousand
pitirs of tice above article by. timeFALL. For
referecec as to qdisiity, hue would respectfully
refer persons who miay bte d'pleged to'purchase
of him, to those who patroniizeii him last year
As to price, ho wviii guarantee them as low as
cap be ufierded-.
flhty 22 2 .J MORGAN.
To the Public,tohe
JOIIN ClINA oft'ers his' servieces t h
citizens of Sumter District and the public gen
erally and pledges himself tQwgive every atten
tlon to the sale of all propertIes entrusted to his
hands otn comniission, either at auetlon or pri
vato sal-. The facilitIes he enjoys, as to situa
tlon anid his long experience in the .business are
satiaftactory evid ence of his ability to do jusmte.
to any who may employ mitn.,
Fob22 91864M. 17
RUNAWAY, on last Tuesduy the
17th instant, my Boy RICHARD, a
white mulatto, about five feet three
or four inches high, tolerably stout built,
about twen two years old with straight
light colored hair, has a very sulky ap
pearance, and answers quick and short
when spoken to said boy has a short thick
foot, his hands abort and thick, chubby
fingers. He had the scar of a blister on
his forehead just above the eye-brows, he
may try to hide it by wearing his cap or
hat down over his forehead. lie will he
sure to pass himself for a white man for
he is very white and has been taking great
care of his skin for some time. When he
left he had a cloth cap, black coat and a
(lark colored pair of pants. lie will be
sure to change his cap and clothes as soon
as he can; he also wears his hair in front
straight down to hide the scar of the blis
ter. He is a shoemaker by trade, though
lie may not go at the business, expecting
that lie will be so advertised.
The above reward of One Hundred
Dollars will be paid for his delivery in any
Jail in the State. le will be sure to give
himself another name.
Bradleyville, Sumter District, S. C.
May 2htn, 1852 30--tf
;' Camden Journal and Cheraw Ga
zette puh!ish five times. 0
Blislopville Carriawe and
. Haraness alsatimnactory.
JAMES W. AMBROSE still continues to
carry on the above business in all its various
branches, and takes this method of returning
his thanks to his friends for their liberal patron
age, and hopes by close attention to business-to
still merit the same. CARRIAGES AND BUG
GIES made to order and warranted for twelve
inonths. If thoy should fail in that time it,
point of workmanship or material, they will he
repaired free of charge. lie deems it unnec
ersary to say anything in regard to the neat
ness and durability of his work, as his work
will show for itself. Call on him at Bishop
ville an he will give as good bargains as can
he had in Charleston.
Ile also does plough-work at short notice.
lorm-shoeing done with neatness and dispatch
at $1 50 all round. His terms for new work
will he to suit pttrclasers.-With interest at.
llishopville, S. C., Jan'y 18th, 1854 12-6m
AT THE Irom STAND OF 8. & J. GILBET
* S.&E. M. GILBERT
continue the CARRIAGE
-USINESS at the above
stand-No. 35 and 40 Wentworth-street,
Charle.-ttn--wbr:re they will be pleased o
exhibit to their old friends and customers
a very extensive Stock of Vehicles, com.
prisinig those of their rwn manufacture,
together with various other styles usually
found in this market. Their long acquaint
ance with this market as manufacturers
and dealers will enable them to offer great
inducements to purchasers both in styles
March 15, 1854. 20 ly
F. NI. ANDREWS,
Takes this metho'd of informing the citizens
of Sumterville and vicinity,
that ie has just openened on
the corner abovo Clarks lin
tel, his INEW CAIIINET
W A REROOM, whlere he will keep for uale,
cheap, all such furniture as Coines under this
department of his trade; andl wilt furnish for
cast,, at Charleston prices, nlt descriptions of
Furniture made. Repairting executed at the
Mahtogany and plain Coffins furnished with
Fe b. 8, 151. 15 t f.
Fall Goods! Fall Goods
BlUTLF.R &. N EWiERY woul respectfully
inform their frie nl and the P'ublic gene:-ally,
that they have just received a large and wett se
tectedt Stock of
FALL AND WVINTERI GOODS,
emhra'ing every quality and style of L ADI ES'
D)RESS GOODS; Heavy G~oods, &e., t erocer
ies. hoists antd Sho'es of every desscription; latest
style tints andi Caps; Hardware and Crockery;
Retady Mlade Clothitng, etc. etc., to which they
particultarly invite attention.
A tot of CHOIC E SEG ARS.
Paints, Oils, Glass
No. 60 1-2 East-lDay, opposite P. & M. Bank,
CHARLESTON, S C.
lie keeps constantly for sate, a general assort
menit of P'airnts and Oils of all kinds, Window
Glass and Sashes, Spirits Tutpentine, Cam
phente, Spirit Gas, Tallow, Grindstones, Cor
dtage, Chain Pumps, Cotton, Foot Gin Fixtures,
Glue, P'ac.ing Yarn, and Brushes of various
Oct. 26, 1853. 52 Cm
A I.L persons who are in my debt a fee,
Will please to come forwardl, and pay it to me,
For Iam now out of the indulging mood.
Aitd couildn't wait longer, indeed, iflI would;
Tlhe Shierify~has got mer with harness on hack;
And soont I'm to trot on a very rough track,
If my friends don't come forward and give
mue a lift,
I'll go to, the devil, scar., all in a drift,
But rather tihan go to htimo, so early, hark ye!
I'll give a we bit of a hin it; now mark me
If you dlon't pay up, right under your noses,
I'll take all your papers, and givo them to
And then, oh, then, you'll get your farin
In hell, he'll roast you like a berin,
J. S. RIC H. M1. D.
Clarendon, Feb., 8, 1854. 15 tf
Third D~on- South of the Towen Hall
Tanld naearly opposite T1inidat & Watson
HEli subscriber wotild respectfully in.
Lform ihe citizens of Sumtervihle and
the public generally, that he has opened at
the above place a general assortment of
Dry Goodsih, Boots and Shoes, Hats and
Caps. Hamrdware, Crotkery ware, &c. &c.
A'.so, A Choice lot of Famtily Grocerics of
every description, withi Fruit of various
kinds, such ins Oranges, Apples, Lemions,
&.e. &c., which Ihe will E.'ll very low for
Nov.9, 1853. 9 ly
To The Public,
JA MES H. CUtARk~hegs leave to noti
fy the citigens of . Sumiterville and the vi
cinity,,thiat he is'nveprepare~d to give his
entire attentlion; to any business in the
auction litne. Hie hase had some experlence.
and lhopes by-- ud,iigence antd attention to
merit a share of pubhid fayvpre-:. .
CAN BE CURED!
1ttR1.RMl:'8 BAUM DE VIE," or Balsam of
.tife is, after a trial of upwards of twenty years
in a great variety of rases, confidently ofered to
the public, especially to those afflicted with the
most distressing complaint, as a sure and speedy
relief for their sufferings.
Head the following certificates. They are
from gentlemen of high standing and residing
in your immediate vicinity. They are but one
or two of the many in our possession all extoll.
ing the healing virtues of this, (to use the words
of a grateful Dispeptic who was cured by its
use) most precious compound.
CcrtiFcate from the ep. Har.taell Spain.
SUDITER tIL.E,. S. C. Jan. 13th 1853.
Mr. CHAR. DFLORME.
Dear Sir: -Last Spring I used two small bot
tIes of your Balsam of Life; and experienced
much benefit. I took it two or three times dai
ly, a teaspoonful at a dose in a wine glass of
It acted on my liver, and imparted a healthy
tone to all my digestive organs, relieving me of
distressing headache, and many other disagreea.
ble dyspeptic symtons.
[Signed] I. SPAIN.
Mr. CHAS. DELORME:
DEAR StR :-I take great pleasure in recom
mending your "Baume de Vie." which I have
often used, and aelways with decided relief
when sulering from attacks of Dyspepuia. A
once a stimu lant, tonic and cathartic, I am salt $
sfied it will prove eminently serviceable to all
who are afflicted with Dyspepsia. Its general
introduction throughout the country will be a
To keep a supply constantly on hand, which
I would no ot exchange for all the Anti-dyspep
tic nostrums from Maine to Texas.
(Signed] JOHN W. ERVIN.
For sale by,
MILLER & BRITTON, Wholesale Agents
Sumterville, S. C.
Al so for sale by Dr. W. Jas. DAROAM & Co.,.
and Ric .& Tioason, Sumterville, S. C.
ROoERs & SPENCZR, Bishopville, S. C.
November 9, 1853 2 tf
BROWN & DeROSSET,
180 FRONT STREET, NEW YORK.
DEROSSET & BROWN,
WILMINGTON, N. C.
Cotton Factors and General Commis.
D B. McLAURIN, Esq., will give per.
Us sonal and special attention to the in
terests and orders of his friends in this
State and the adjoining Counties of North
Carolina, who may favor these Houses
with their patronage. Consignments of
produce to the (louse in New York, either
by way of Charleston, Georgetown, or
Vilmington, will be covered by insurance,
if notice of the shipment he promptly giv
May 3, 1853 27-tf
Improved Cotton Gins,.
Thankful for past favours the subscriber wish
es to inform the public that lie still inanufac
tures Cotton Gins at his establishment in State.
burg, on the most improved and approved plan.
wihlch he thinks that the cotton ginned on one
of those gins of the late improvement is worth
at least a quarter of a cent more than the cut
ton ginned on the ordinary gin. He also man
ufactures them on the most simple construction,
of the finest finish and of the best materials ; to
wit, Steel Saws and Steel Plated Ribs Case
hardened which he will sell for $2 per Saw.
He also repairs old gins and puts them in com
plsaie order at the shortest notice. All orders for
Gins will be promptly and punctually attended
to. WILLIAM ELLISON.
Stateburg, Sumter Dist, S. C. Feb 17,- 26
V eterirlary Surgeon.
ROBERT IV. ANDREWS notofies the
citizens of this, and the adjoining Districts,
that hie has removed his Stables near the De
pot of the WV. & M. R. Rtoad, where he is re-ady
at all times to tak e charge of diseased Horses
for a moderate charge ; in all cases where there
is no cure no py will he. expected. Hie also
contmnues to~ tak-e Passengers to rcnd from the
Depot, end expects shortly to receive a New
Ommihus for that purpose. Goods he will haul
at the old rate of 10 cents per package, and
solieits the patronage of the public.
Feb. 22, 1853 17--tI
LEON A RD CH APIN,
Manuf'aCturer and Detaler in
Carriages and Harness,
O F every description, Nos 124, Meeting street,
and 33 Wentworih street. next to the old stand
of G ilberts & Chapin, Charleston, S. C.
Oct. 19th, 1353. 51 fly
Negroes Bought and Sold.
TH E undcrsigned has opened an office at No.
16 State Street, Charleston, where he has on
hand a number of LIKELY YOUNG NE
GROES for sale from which he can supply the
wvants of any of the community. These Ne.
groes are purchased in Maryland, Virginia,
Niorth and South Carolina. To his lot he is
continually receiving accessions. The highest
prices paid at all limes for negroes.
J. M1. E. SHIARPE,
16 Sitt Street.
Charleston, Dec. 21, 1853. 8 ly
J. B. N. HAMMET,
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
SUMTERVILLE, S. C.
Oflice next door to J. B. & R. C. Webb'.
New York Store.
March 22, 1853 21-tt
For Cash, And that onlye~
The cheapest GROCERIES ever sold
in Sumterville, can be had from GORDON
& CO., at Dr. Mellett's Old Stand.
Segars of the fineat quality and most ap
proved Brands in the world, together with
Preserved Fruit. of dilTrent kinds, Syrup.,:
Nuts, &c. A share of the publis patron..
ngo is desired, provided it infccomnpanied
by the CASH, but not otherwiseV
GORDON & CO.
June 14th, 1853 3-t
ULR&N EWBERY have removed from
their former stand to the one formerly occupied
by E. D). PRINGLE & CO., one door Nort of .
F.. IIOYT'S Jewelry Store, where they would
be pleased to see their friends and customers.
Oct 5, '853. 49 tf
WILMINGTON, N. C.
PARTICULAR attention given to the SALE:
or.SHIIPMSJT of Naval Stores and Cotton, A
and lllper CSHI ADVANCES made on Con
Dee. 14, 1853. 7 ly
All pertoos hnsiine demandR agamnst the
Estate of Mrs. E. Connors, deceased, are
requested to hand them in properly ltttet.1
ed; and those indebted will pielse ake
immediate payquont to -
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