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YOU'LL BE QUITE APT
To Ope You Eye
a little wider than you usually do
When you come to
-LOOK AT OUR
THE MANNING TIMES
Published Every Wednesday.
S, A. NETTLES,
EDITOR AND PROPRIETOR.
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ished except as an advertisement.
For further information address
S. A. NETTLES,
Manning, S. C.
Your Name in Print.
-Dr. W. S. Pack, of Greenville, is ii
-Dr. S. C. C. Richardson is in Asheville
N. C., for his health.
-Mr. E. D. Harvin is the proudest mar
in town. It is a big bouncing boy.
-Mrs. J. R. McLean, of Red Springs, N
C., is visiting her daughter, Mrs. Josep:
-Mrs. M. Levi and daughter, Mis
Sallie, returned home last week from thei
summer's pleasure trip.
-Sumter's census taker can add anothei
citizen to the population of that growing
city if he will call at the residence of Mr
Mitchell Levi and get the exact age of hi.
very youngest son.
The County Alliance meets next Friday.
Read the advertisement of Louis Loyns.
"Messenger" is in town. See advertise
Public school examination for teacher
School teacher wanted-$A0 a month
William Briggs, colored, died near Silve
last Monday. He was a good negro, an
was highly esteemed in that section.
Married this evening at the residence c
Dr. J. G. Dinkins, Mr. I B. McLean, c
Darlington, and Miss Maggie Windham.
No matter what you want printed, from
visiting card to a mammoth poster, th
Tnxs office will give you neat work at lov
We will publish next week the resoln
tions adopted at the quarterly conference
in nemory of Mrs. M. M. Davis and M
IR. S. Connor.
B. A. Johnson has not a great big stor
but he sells as cheap as anybody.
Gen. Farley was in town last Thursday t
inspect the Manning Guards. They passe
a creditable inspection. A number of I
dies were out.
Fresh family groceries, best to be had i:
the market, received daily at B. A. Johr
Lawrence Griffin had a preliminary las
week before Trial Justica Richbourg at S
Paul, charged with forcible incest with hi
niece, Charlotte Emma Griffin. He we
bound over for trial at the next term c
court.- Miss Griffin swears that her uncli
Lawrence Griffin, is the father of her chil
born last month.
A new arrival of silk velvets, gimps, an
cords on hand at Rigby's.
Died in Sumter last Sunday night at th
residence of his sister, Mrs. E. J. Ingrair
Capt. John 3. Conyers, aged sixty-thre
years. The body accompanied by friend
and relatives was brought to Manning fc
was well known in this county, havin
served one term as school commissione:
and he occupied a high position in th
Manning Presbyterian church from its o:
ganization to the day of his death.
Willow ware, crockery ware, tin ware, a.
at the lowest prices at B. A. Johnson's.
FVor Other Loenl Matter See Second Pag4
Knocked the Bottom Out !
Ladies, when you want anything in ti
dress goods line, don't fail to go to Rigby
for he has knocked the bottom out c
prices in dress goods.
Aeeldental Shooting at Summerton.
,pUmorro Sep. 29.--We are having es
tt~emely hot weather for the last days<
A shooting scrape occurred near St. Pau
pn last Saturday. Jake Ragin and hi
wife were dressing for a visit. Jake seein
his pistol in a drawer took it out, not knoi
-ing it was loaded, and commenced revol'
,ing the cylinder to see if it would worn
.when to his astonishment the pistol went of
;the ball striking his wife in the lower pa.
of the abdomen inflicting a serious if n<
'fatal wound. The woman was alive thi
,Representative J. hi. Richardson is quil
,sick with continued malanial fever.
* One of Mr. .J. P. Brock's adopted childre
is quite sick with fever.
SThere will be preaching in the Presbyti
rian church next Sunday morning at I
o'clock in this place. C.
"JUST AS GOOD,"
Say some dealers wLo try to sell a substitul
preparation when a customer calls for Hood
&Marsaparilla. Do not allow any such fals
statements induce you to buy what you d
'not want. Remember that the only reaso
for making it is that a few cents more prof
twill be made on the substitute. Insist upo
/ having the best medicine-Hood's Sarsi
/parilla. It is Peculiar to Itself.
Alone in His Soreheadedness.
The Pagefietd Advediser seemstoar
with the World that Colonel Ellison S. Kei
is the only Third Party man in South Car<
GRATIFYING TO ALL.
The high position attained and the un
versal acceptance and approval of the plea
ant liquid fruit remedy, Syrup of Figs.
the most excellent laxative known, illu
trate the value of the qualities on which i
success is based, and are abundantly gnat
ying to the California Pig Syrup Compan:
Canzax, Sep. 29.-9 a. m.-Camden sta
tion No. 10, on the Wateree river; Gaul
reading 3.9 feet; water, rising; current vi
locity per second,'1} feet; weather cloud:
up stream, no report; remarks, rainfa
CornIsra, Sep. 29.-10 a. m.-At static
No. 12 on the Congaree river: Gauge rea<
ing, 2 feet; water, standing; current veloc
ty per second, 6 feet; weather, clear; t
stream, no report; remarks, warm.
A cream of tartar baking powder. Hig
eat of all in leavening strength.--Latest
u. nernmen~t Food Report.
Neither a miscroscope nor a magnifying glass would enable you
to discover any flaw in them. You don't need
to be a clothing expert to see at a
glance that they are as far
of the productions of other years as a palace car is
ahead of a stage coach.
You could not improve their appearance, but they
can and will
IMPROVE YOURS !
It is impossible that you should be otherwise than
pleased with the suits we are selling for
6,$8, AND $10.
We think we can safely claim that the suits we
are offering for $12.50 and $15.00 have never
been sold in the Sumter market for
less than $2.50 to $4.00
per suit more.
Ron & CH&NDLE,
Clothiers and Furnishers,
CO8NER MAIN & LIBERTY SIB.,
sLTMTER, S. C
JUST OE WORD!
TO OUR FRIENDS and ACQUAINTANCES OF
You are respectfully invited to call on us, while visiting our city, and
examine our large and complete stock of General Merchandise.
We are prepared to sell you anything in our line, at lowest cash prices.
Call and see the Goods herein named, for
"Seeing is the Plain Truth."
We have a large and Complete Stock of
and especially in the Finer and Better Grades.
Double width black cashmeres, henriettas, alpacas, glorias, serges and
albatrosses at any price from 20c. to $1.50 per yard. Trimmings to match
them can be found in silk gimps, braid, velvets, plushes, &c., at prices to
suit the grades.
Delicate Shades of Cashmere and Henriettas,
for young ladies, from 25c. to $1.00 per yard.
Bright colored, striped and plaid cashmere for children, at any price
20 PIECES FLANNEL TRICOT,
(heavy weight) 38 inches, 25 to 40c. per yard.
20 Pieces Plain Flannel, 36 inches, from 25c. to 35c. per yard.
20 Pieces Plaid Flannel Suiting (extra weight), 38 inches,
S60c., worth $1.00.
25 Pieces 6-4 Brocades, from 12 1-2c. to 16 2-3c. per yard.
50 Dress Patterns, 8 Yards Each,
Double-Width, no two alike, and entirely different from anything ever
brought to this market, for which we ask only 75c. per yard.
Our Line of Dress Silks surpasses anything in the city.
CuXr JRLeputation32. as "E4eac.cLLUarters
For Trimming Silks has long since been established. So we say
nothing of our present stock, only that we are coafident that it will mam
tain our reputation.
Last, But Far From Least,
When buying our stock, we took into consideration all classes and
kinds of goods, and rest assured that we did not forget the brides. For them
we have laid in a larger stock of
White and Cream Silks, Cashmeres, Henriellas, Albatrosses, &c.
at lowest prices. Ladies doing Fancy Work can find anything needed in
that line, viz:
Embroidery, Silk and Cotton, Knitting Silks,
Filling silks, wash silks, chenilles, chenille cord, arresenes, fancy tassels,
fringes and balls in all shades. Silk lacings and dress cords. "Zephyrs,"
Germantown wool, Saxony wool, &c.
Felts in all Shades at $1.25 per Yard.
Our Dormestic Stcoc
is larger than ever before.
Outings, 50 pieces at 12 1-2c. per yard.
Ginghams at 8, 10, 12 1-2, and 15c. per yard.
Simpson's Silver Grey Prints at 5c., worth 7c.
Chambrays, all colors and prices.
Satines from 9 to 50c. per yard.
Dimities in dark shades at 25c. per yard.
Table Damask, Scrims, Crash, Linens, Cambiies, Sheeting, Pillow
Casing, Bleaching, Sea Island Homespun, Checks and Shirting, below value.
742 Ladies' Jerseys below cost. These are in all shades, and
are marked from 50c. to $4.50 a piece.
Just Received, 37 1-2 doz. Corsets, from 25c.to $1.00 each.
We can furnish anything in this line at prices that will surprise you,
viz.: Gloves, Hosiery, Embroideries, White Goods, Ribbons, Handkerchiefs,
and anything else that you might call for.
We can sell you Gents' Suits from $5.00 to $2i.00 each. Youths' from
$2.50 to $15.00. Boys' Suits from $1.25 to $10.00. We also have a fine line
of extra Pants from 75c. to $7.00.
Overcoats, Men's and Boys', in all styles and prices.
Ita-ts, Caps, 3ccts cef SioeS.
We have a large stock of hats and caps, men's and boys', of all prices
and kinds. Our stock of boots and shoes is surpassed by none.
We Handle the Best Goods, and Guarantee Satisfaction.
We can sell you men's shoes from $1.00 to $6.50; ladies'shoes from 95c.
to $4.00; Misses', children's, and infants' at prices in proportion.
We would ask you also to examine our
Hardware, Crockeryware, Harness.
These we sell at very low figures. You can find also anything in the
F'an.cy an.c. staple GrooeriZe.
We will pay the Highest Market Price for your cotton,
either here or at your nearest depot.
All Orders by Mail promptly attended to, and samples will be
sent on application, and satisfaction guaranteed at all times.
Our salesmen will take pleasure in showing you around, and making
prices as cheap as possible for you.
Now, thanking you for your patronage in the past, and asking a contin
uance of the same, we are, Very Respectfully,
DECKER & BULTNIN,
-AND DEALERS IN
General - Merchandise,
Ask a comparison of prices in all lines. Have been doing business sue
cessfully at the same stand (opp. Court House) for 13 years, and will spare
no efforts, now and in the future, in continuing to please the already large
number of customers (including some very close buyers), in this city and
county, and from adjoining counties, whose patronage has been liberal.
New and seasonable specialties constantly arriving in their
New Mackerel in 10 lb. Kits, and at retail. New Pickled Salmon. New
Dutch Herring. New Canned Vegetables, Fruits, and Fish. Great Assort
ment in Imported Groceries. In fact, we have everything to be found in a
First-Class, Full-up Stock.
Give this part of the store a look before purchasing elsewhere. Com
petent and polite salesmen to serve you, no trouble to show goods, and less
to sell them. You will find Dress Goods in all the latest styles, shades, and
quality; proper and elegant trimmings to match. One of the largest and
best lines of Shoes in the city for Men's, Ladies', and Children's wear.
Big Job Lot of Hats just opened.
Olothing, Trunks, Valises. Bagging and Ties, Heavy Groceries,
ALL AT THE LOWEST PRICES AT
Ducker & Buitman's,
FOR PECIALn OPENING DAYS
We have no time. Each day sees something new. Novelties constantly
arriving are put on sale as fast as they are received. Constant application is a
test of value immediately understood. That which does not quickly sell is mark
ed at a price which makes it sell.
SDOrT B1 GOODS To KEEP
- BUT : TO : SELL.
Although we have no opening days our store is always open, and we will
gladly have you come on any day, and let us know if you can find greater bar
gains or more attractions any where.
Our Prices are but One Way-HONEST AND RELIABLE.
Horton, Burgess & Company,
MANNING, S. C.
RE SPONSI- Kh'
RELIA- Nain stroe
ADAPTA- _ _ Next Door to Schern &C,
We take pleasure in aMou
I ;-vr, +^4h flbe + ,.fir,a ^f Uw~nmv
W ith the above for our and Clarendon County, tha
having returned from Nort
ern Markets, where wep
chased a stock of
WATC I FANCY GROoERES
That we will endeavor to
goods at as low figures as
lowest; we beg for a call and
inspection of goods and price
before purchasing elsewhere.
We hope to merit your con
fidence, and desire to call
to our Splendid Line of W YORK
ADIES' VESTS, JERSEY RBED, CANDIE
2 5c., worth 50 per cent. more. which will be received
siPure and unadulteratedt
Ribbed and PlainVests2 C Liquors for family uses.
to $2.00. STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, I
COU$. OF CLARENDON.
Ladies' Fine, All-Wool Scar- CotofCemnonPea.
Peter Clark, Plaintiff,
let Vests, $1.50. Charlotte Brunson, William BrunsoL,
Peter Brunson, Edward Brunson,
Mary Brunson, and Elizabeth Craw
Respectfully, ford, Defendants.
BrownsP yER AND BY VIRTUE OFA
Su t r's N wn Sh Putr. JugetOdromi or.,
in the above-stated case, bearingdates
s. c,.February 27th, 1891, to me directed, 3[
wilsell toha e highest bidder, for
cash, at alarendon Court House, In
ployed. Mr. Bartowthe town of Manning, S.C., within
hayeieei legalhoursof sale, on Monday, the
Sumter s Shoe Store. 5th day of October, 1891, beingsale
day, the following described real
____ ____ ____ __-tate:
"All that traet of land situated in
The undersigned begr leave to announce to the people of said county and State, and contain
o tt wing about thirty-three (33) acres, and
c, at Cebounded on the north by Santee river
oad; east, by lands of Dr. S. C. C.
STRCTLY FIRST-CLASS SOE ISTOR, Richardson; south, by a tract where
etby lands of estate of Ben Wai
and ropse sin ourutmst ndevor towrdsgaiingtheters; being the premises conveyed by
Brunson by deed, dated e or a
10th January, 1885.
I~~~I~IiI Purchaser to pay for pers
and aveattche to ur stalismen a MnufctuingandSheriff Clarendon County.
ploed M. arowWash ameberofou frm ad hoha MANNING HOTEL.
had ear ofexpriece n te Soe usiess wil gve is lar N HotsE. 17 LARGE AND CON
rnews, ticelomfic ished with
Respctfllyt Ecelln tafford.supplie ith
HEISER, WVALSH & CO., ead e o 'an!'eusissato _
Monagan Blck, SmterS. C. Terms reasal.M.0 U J