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THE MAN=h TaEgS
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S, A. NETTLES,
EDrroR AND PROPRIETOR.
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Manning, S. C.
MMMZ~AT1 =M?3 14, 18911
Your Name in Print.
-Miss Gussie Barre, of Lewiedale, is vis
iting at Rev. W. E. Barre's.
-Mr. C. H. Pack, of Kershaw, has been
in Manning for the past few days.
-Capt. J. E. Bass and wife, of Darlington,
are visiting the family of B. A. Johnson.
-Messrs. David and Louis Levi, of St.
Paul, spent Sunday and Monday in Man
ning with their paretsts.
Court commences here next Monday.
Judge J. J. Norton will preside.
"Oh, for a thousand tongues!" cried the
man who was having a dispute with a
The rapidity with which a lie travels de
pends altogether on the number of cousins
the man lied about has.
Died, last Monday, Lizzie, the 10-year-old
daughter of Mr. J. D. Holladay. The funeral
took place yes+erday afternoon at the family
If you want a fine cigar, call at Dinkins
& Co.'s drug store.
As the time approaches for street-tax
Manning can probably show up more men
over the age of fifty years and boys under
sixteen than any other town of its size in
Candies, raisins, citron, currants, etc., at
The Manning Literary society will have
its anniversary to-morrow night. They
propose making it a gala occasion, and
oysters and other good things will play a
heavy hand in the festivities.
Golden Machine Oil for gins, and mills,
for sale cheap at Dinkins & Co.'s drug store.
A barn and stable of Mr. S. Wolkoviskie,
of this place, was burned last Friday night.
The fire was near several other buildings and
caused considerable excitement, but it was
kept under control and no further damage
When you come to Manning be sure to
call at Sires & Chandler's furniture store.
The county treasurer begins to-morrow to
collect taxes. His first appointment is at
Foreston. Friday he goes to Wilsons. and
Saturday he will be at Harvins. Next week
he will iemain in his office for the conven
ience of those who wish to pay their taxes
during court week.
Sires & Chandler will compete with any
furniture house in the State in prices.
Frank Nelson, colored, formerly of this
town, was sentenced last week at the Sum
ter court to six months in the state peni
tentiary for entering a house with intent to
steal. He also received a sentence of three
years in the penitentiary for assault and
battery with intent to kilL.
Cabbage, irish potatoes, onions, and oth
er vegetables always on hand at E.
Thames's, opposite the Bank.
Last Sunday a fine milch cow _belonging
to Mr. E. G. DBose was out erazmg a short
annmancea ~m isa houseo w en someone
maliciously shot and wounded her severely.
Mr. Du2Bose says he knows who did the
shooting and that the loss of the cow is not
only asevere losto him, buta earls
-,ir five orphan children who depended on
the cow largely for support.
Balmoral skirts from 50c. to $2.50, at
For Other Local Matter See Second Page.
Ladies, gents and children's shoes a
specialty at Rigby's.
Goods sold at lowest cash prices at John
10 pounds family flour for25 cents at Ka
Call at W. H. Young's for the beat sewing
machine in the market.
If you want paints, oils, white lead, win
dow glass, alabastine, varnishes, brushes,
etc., call and see us. We carry a large
stock of these goods. J. G..Dinkins5 & Co.
A Card of Thanks.
Erirron Mamsed T.DEns:--Please allow me
space through your columns to thank the
white and colored citizens of Manning for
their timely assistance in saving my resi
dence from being destroyed by fire on last
Friday night. Their efforts will always be
kindly remembered by myself and family.
Manning, S. C., Oct. 14, '91.
THE PUREST AND BEST
Articles known to medical science are used
in preparing Hood's Sarsaparilla. Every in.
gredient is carefully selected, personally ex
amined, and only the best retained. _The
medicine is prepared under the supervision
of thoroughly competent pharmacists, and
every step in the process of manufacture is
carefully watched with a view to secu:'ng in
Hood's Sarsaparilla the beat possible results.
Equal to the Emergency.
"Miss Bessie," he faltered, "do you
think you could learn to love me ?
"I-I think I might, Mr. Spoona
more," she answered with downcast
eyes, "if I were taught."
And the next moment he had her
The favorable impression produced on
the first appearance of the agreeable liquid
fruit remedy Syrup of Figs a few years ago
has been more than confirmed by the pleas
ant experience of all who have used it, and
the success of the proprietors and manufac
turers, the California Fig Syrup Company.
HoMrcIDE Ar Suorrun.-Mr. K. Penning.
ton, of Lynchburg, was shot and killed at
that place last Saturday night about 8 o'clock
by Willie Phillips. The fatal ball struck
him in the forehead an d he fell unconscious,
but lived for several hours afterwards. Phil
lips came to Sumter before daylight Mon
day morning and gave himself up to Sheriff
Carson.-,S'mter Freeman, Oct. 13.
A cream of tartar baking powder. High
est of all in leavening strength.--Laest U.
& Government" Food Report.
That far surpasses anything ever seen in
Sumter before. You wont quite
realize what a
Ought to be until you know
just what we are selling in this line
for $10.00. It may be true that there's nothing
in this world absolutely perfect, but it's
equally true that these
Simply cannot be improved upon. When you buy
one of them, you get more for less money than was
ever before offered you in a clothing store. It seems
seems superfluous to say they will please you, for
YOU CAN'T LOOK
WITHOUT LIKING THEM!
We also have overcoats for men
As Low as $2
As High as $25,
But we venture to say that you will be better
pleased with the overcoats we are selling for $10,
than the ones you will have to pay $12.50 and $15
for in nearly all the other stores.
The way that we are enabled
to do this, is that we buy a great
many broken lots, 1 and 2 of a
kind, but all1 perfect goods.
BRow & CHANDLER
Clothiers and Furnishers,
CORNER MAIN & LIBERTY STS.,
SrUME. S. C
Levi Bros, umter, S.C.
JUST A0 iE 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,
60c., worth $1.00.
25 Pieces 6-4 Brocades, from 12 1-2c. to 16 2-Se. 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.
Oxuir R.eputatifola. as "3ea1.c1LWam'terB
For Trimming Silks has long since been established. So we say
nothing of our present stock, only that we are confident that it will maim
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, Henriettas, Albatrosses, &c.
at lowest Drices. 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 Dornestic Stock
Invera,. flhan Pver before.
Ou1tinigs, 50 pieces at 12 1-2c. per yard.
Ginghams at 8, 10, 12 1-2, and 15e. 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. Corsetsffom 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 $26.00 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 andl prices.
3.eats, Caps, "cts k' 2Laces.
We have a large stock of hats ana 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 Quarantee 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
lna ncy a ncsd. Staple GOr moeries.
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,
DUCKER & B LTNAN,
-j70ag -LMT ,A ATX.>F 6N
-AND DEALERS IN
General - Merchandise,
Ask a comparison of prices in all lines. Have been doing business suc
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 patrcnage has been liberal.
New and seasonable specialties constantly arriing in their 4
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.
-ry~ Go css Noio s th .
Give this part of the store a look before purchasing elsewhere. Com
etent and polite salesmen to serve you, no trouble to show goods, and less
o sell them. You will finai Dress Goods in all the latest styles, shades, and
uality; proper and elegant trimmings to imatch. One of the largest and1
best lines of Shoes in the city for Men's, Ladies', and Children's wear.
Big Job Lot of Hats just opened.
01othing, Trunks, Valises. Bagging and Ties, Heavy Groceries,
AL.L AT THE LOWEST PRICES AT
Ducker & Buitman's,
OR CATCH-PENNY METHODS CO ELSEWHERE. E ARE MEROANTILE PRIEZNICOTERSF THE
OR DOWNRIGHT MERIT COME HERE. g DAY AND KNOCKER&IT OF HICH PRICES.
Horton, Burgess & Company,
MANNING, S. C.,
We are happy to announce to our many friends and public generally that our most
sanguine expectations have been fully realized and we will endeavor to give the la
dies of Manning and Clarendon county a few
as well as keeping our stock to the level completeness, which now is the subject of so
much favorable comment. The
Large Number of Pleased Buyers
who have visited our establishment are convincing proof that we are supplying their
FfrsI-cas Goods9 AT Uilprecedflb V9ue
Below we quote a few prices that will interest you:
35 pieces 3 H cashmere 34 inches at 25 cents, worth 33 cents.
13 pieces Pelhams tricots, all wool, at 25 cents.
89 pieces henriettas and cashmeres from 33 cents to $1.00 per yard, worth 25% more.
Full line trimming to match each piece.
1 case ladies' fast black lisle thread ribbed double heel and toe seamless hose at 25 cents,
worth 40 cents.
1 case 4-4 fruit loom at 81 cents.
5 pieces 10-4 unbleached sheeting at 18 cents.
10 pieces 10-4 bleached sheeting at 2.3 cents.
Come Early and Procure the Bargains.
HORTON, BURGESS, & CO.
RESPONSI. $500 Fire Policy
DURA- your Farm Residence
DIJll- * will cost
RELIA BL in most cases
ADAPTA- ___ I 5.
~ One dollar
ACCEPTA- one hnr
W ith the above for our Your house is not
apt t burn,
in case it did
were insured with
representd by i
we hope to merit your cure
ridence, and desire to call sHOOL : TEAcER : WANTED.
i ale Tchri Peere.Adrs
$40 Per Mfonth.
SPECIAL ATTENTION A___T_o
to our Splendid Line of X PURSUACE OF ErE LAO
Ithis Stt notice is herb given that
tbe Bishopville Railroad Company will ap.
Ply to the Legislature f this a Stat tg
next session for authority to extend its
railroad in a general northerly ornorth.
westerly direction, as far as the jqorth Cam.
lina State line and also to extend said rai
road from Atkins in a south or south-eust
Xth trn or Cetral Balodo South
P. L. BRIDGEB%
5c., worth 50 per cent. more. Agust 18, 1891.
Ribbed and Plain Vests, 25c. FIRE ! FIRE!
etInsare your store, house, barn. fruituM
etc., while -you can. It is too late to thin
10 $9.00-3 of insurance',hen your property is a*r*
North British and Mercantile Fire
Ladies' Fine, All-W ool Scar- I-sua-e-om-an
Queen Fire Insurance Company.
Let Vests, Sl1.50. Lancashire Fire Insurance Company.
Respectfully. S. 0. Home Fire Insurance Company.
Knoxville Fire Insurance Company.
Browns & Purdy. ~ .. N .LE,.nt
StreMa, B. 0.