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THE MANNING TIMES.
WEDNEDAY, DECEMBER 16, 1001,
Your Name in Prinl.
-Maj. A. Levi left last Saturday night
-Mrs. Sarah Hudnal and Miss Gertrude
Nicholson, of Florila, are in Manning, vis
iting the family of Mr. J. T. Stukes.
-Rev.W.S. Stokes, pastor of the Manning
Methodist church last year, left last Monday
for Fairfield circuit, his work for the next
-Mr. Thos. W. Briggs, who has been in
Columbia for the past eight years, is danger
ously ill at his brother's, Dr. A. J. Briggs,
-Mr. R. H. Davis. who is confined to his
room from the effects of a pistol shot
wound, as reported in last week's Tinms, is
getting on so well that he is expected to be
out in a few days.
-Mr. B. S. Dinkins, accompanied by his
wife, arrived in Manning this afternoon,
where they expect to spend the holidays,
after which they will go to Ardmore, I. T.,
Mr. Dinkins's adopted home.
-We regret exceedingly to learn of the
extreme illness of Mrs. Henry M. Mood at
her home in Sunimerton. Mrs. C. E.
Stubbs, her daughter, and Dr. Mood, her
son, were summoned to her bedside by tel
egram this mornuing.-Sater Freeman,
-We clip the following from the Ardmore
(Ind. Ter.) Courier of last week: "B. S. Din
kins, Esq., of the Ardmore bar, left this
morning for his old home in Manning,
South Carolina, to spend the holidays.
We wish him a safe trip and a pleasant vis
it. He will return home about the 1st of
January, accompanied by his wife."
A nice line of fancy lamps at Rigby's.
Mr. S. J. Bowman is having his residence
Big lot loaded shells, at B. A. Johnson's.
County Treasurer Bowman recived official
notice yesterday of the extension of the taxes.
Wheelbarrows, doll buggies and wagons,
at Sires & Chandler's furniture store.
There is not a vacant dwelling house in
the town of Manning, and houses are in
Fresh mountain butter, just received, on
ly 25 cents, at B. A. Johnson's.
Parties having lands for sale or rent will
do well to insert a notice of same in the
Citron, currants, raisins, and pulverized
sugar for making cake, at Rigby's.
Mr. Octave McRoy is building a neat
dwelling on the Legg lot, a portion of
which he has recently bought.
Try Johnson's Patent flour, best. on the
Traveling men say that this portion of
the State is in a much better financial con
dition than the upper portion.
Granulated Sugar, 4 pounds for 25 cents,
The time was out yesterday for a license
for the seed cotton traffic. Any and every
body can buy seed cotton now without a li
Go'to Brockinton's drug store for pure
drugs and medicines.
Rev. W. E. Barre will preach at Bethle
hem next Saturday, 3:30 p. m.; at Oak
Grove Sunday, 11 a. m.; and at Live Oak,
3:30 p. m.
Call at W. H. Young's for the best sewing
machine in the market.
The lawyers interested in the Wells will
case are preparing their briefs for the Su
preme Court, where the final argument will
Seventeen pounds of granulated sugar
for S1, at .Jacob Prodovsky's.
Dick, the third son of Mr. and Mrs.
H. S. Briggs, of Silver, died Monday. No
vember 30, of Bright's disease, aged about
Fresh and choice fruit of all kinds,
always on hand at E. Thames's, opposite
In mentioning the burning of Mr. S. A.
Brunson's residence last week we were mis
informed on the amount of insurance. In
stead of $1,300 it was only S1,000.
A full line of general merchandise always
on hand at the "RACKET STORE," W. M.
Karesh, Proprietor, Manning, S. C.
Old newspapers for sale. Most of them
whole, but a few slightly cut, will be sold
cheap to close out. 20 cents a hundred,
600 for one dollar,-at THE Tnrrs office.
M. Levi has in stock the celebrated Sa
borosa cigar. Try them.
Adam Holladay, colored, met with a pain
ful accident last week at the gin house of
Mr. J. E. Tindlal. Holladay's arm was
caught by the gin, and his right arm and
hand were badly lacerated.
Willow rockers, for ladies and gentlemen,
for sale at Sires & Chandler's. Only a few
left. Call early if you wish to get one of
these chairs for a handsome and valuable
Rev. H. M. Mood, the new pastor of the
Manning Methodist church, will preach
in the church next Sunday morning. Mr.
Mood has twice ibefore served this church,
and his appointment here is very gratifying
to the Methodists.
Brockinton's Sarsaparilla with iodide of
potassium, a specific remedy for skin dis
eases, sores, and ulcers, for sale at Dr.
Brockinton's drug store.
The January salesday bids fair to be one
of the busiest that this county has had for a
number of years. The sheriff will sell, un
der a decree of the court, twenty-six tracts,
of land, besides other property. People
that have money to invest will find that
if they attend this sale they will have op
portunities that will not be offered them
El Sires & Chandler always have on hand a
full and complete stock of furniture of all
kinds and all grades, and all sold at lowest
For Other Locals See Second Ihae.
"Listed," as the brokers say, at "100
Doses One Dollar." Hood's Sarsaparilla is
always a fair equivalerst for the price.
Rev. J. C. Bissell is not dead, as reported
by the Enterprise, but is much better and
will be ready to move to his new appoint
ment in a few days. He carries the best
wishes of the people of Foreston Circuit
Rev. C. H. Pritchard, our new preacher,
is expected next Thursday night. L.
All claims not consistent with the high
character of Syrup of Figs are purposely
avoide'l by the Cal. Fig Syrup Company.
It acts gently on the kidneys, liver, and
bowels, cleansing the system effectually,
but it is not a cure-all, and makes no pre
tensions that every bottle will not substan
For the Children.
The Manning Baptist Sunday-school is
preparing to have an entertainment "for
the children," in the Baptist church Christ
mas eve, 24th, at early twilight. "Some
thing new" is expected in the place of old
"Tree." Pastor T. B. JASPER.
A cream of tartar baking powder. High
est of all in leavening strength.--L~test U.
,x fimernlment Food Report'.
- Odd Pants for Men and Boys. -
Knee Pants from 25 cents to $1.25.
Long Pants from 75 cents to $7.00.
Prices to Correspond With
7 1-2c. COTTON.
The following Goods you will find are away un
der regular prices:
100 ODD COATS
For men, sizes 34 to 45. They are coats of suits
that usually sell for 10, 12, 15, and 18 dollars. We
will sell the coats at
2. 3, 4, and 5 Dollars.
Any one needing an odd coat will do well to
look through this lot before buying.
For men, light, medium, and heavy weights, 2, 3,
4, and 5 dollars each. They are worth 33 1-3 per
200 Pairs of Pants
For men, regular price, one dollar and fifty cents,
price to close, One Dollar.
250 Knee Pants Suits,
For boys, age 5 to 14, from 75c. to $4.00 per suit.
They are undoubtedly the best goods ever offered by
us for the same money.
40 Dozen Knit 1-2 Hose,
(Not a seam in them) 10 cents a pair.
Red Flannel Shirts and Drawers to Match,
50 cents, 75 cents, $1.00. $1.50, and $2.00.
Clothiers and Furnishers,
CORNER MAIN & LIBERTY STS.,
cTTrER;L S=. C.
Levi Bros, Sumter, . C.
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 mateh
them can be found ii silk gimps, braid, velvets, plushes, &c, at prices tc
suit the grades.
Delicate Shades of Cashmere and Henriettas,
for young ladies, from 25c. to $1.00 per yard.
Bright colorel, 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 2-3c. per yard.
60 Dress Patterns, 8 Yards Each,
Double-Width, no two alike, and entirely different from anything evei
brought to this market, for which we ask only 75c. per yard.
Our Line of Dress Silks surpasses anything in the city.
Ouri Re pui~xttti:ona as "EEeci1cjxxuarters
For Trimming Silks has long since been established. So we say
nothing of our present stock, only that we are coofident that it will main
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 then
we have laid in a lirger stock of
White and Cream Silks, Cashieres, Henriettas, Albatrosses, &c,
at lowest prices. Ladies doing Fancy Work can find anything needed it
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 ~Dornestio Stook.
is larger than ever before.
Outings, 50 pieces at 12 1-2c. per yard.
Ginihams at 8, 10, 12 1-2, and 15c. per vard.
Simpson's Silver Grey Prints at 5c., worth 7c.
Clambrays. all colors and prices.
Satines from 9 to 50?. per yard.
Dimities in dark shades at 25c. per yard.
Table Damask, Scrims, Crash, Linens, Cambuics, 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 S1.00 each.
We can furnish anything in this line at prices that will surprise you,
viz.: Gloves, Hosiery, Embroideries, White Goods, Riubons, Handkerchiefs,
and anything else that you might call for.
We can sell you Gents' Suits from $5.00 to $25.00 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 S7.00.
Overcoats, Men's and Boys', in all styles and prices.
JEhats, Caps, BOts et* S1Lcpes.
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
Faiay ancd. StapJLe Grxceries.
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,
HEK R & NLTNIN,
-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 wiil spare
no efforts, now and in the future, in continuing to please the already large
number of customer, (including some very close buyers), in this city and
county, and fromn adjoining counties, whose patronage has been liberal.
New and seasonable specialties constantly arriving in their
New Maekerel in 10 lb. its, and at retail. New Pickled Salmon. New
Dutch Herring. New Canned Vegetables, Fruits, and Fish. Great Assort
nut in Imported Croceries. In fact, we have everything to be found in a
irst-Class, Full-up Stock.
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 find Dress Goods in all the latest styles, shades, and
uality; uroper and elegant trimmings to nuxtch. One of the largest and
est lines of Shoes in the city for Men's, Ladies', and Children's wear.
Big .Job Lot of Hats just opened.
Clothing, Trunks, Valises. lBaggmng and Ties, Heavy Groceries,
ALL AT THlE LOWEST PRlICES AT
Ducker & Bultman's,
SUJMTER, S. C.
...RT ISTIC DRESSI.....
Dress is more lan iner( flslion now-a-days: it has become an art.
The saie can be applied to bisiness. 0-day cut prices availeth nothing, only
tends to confuse purchasers.
Our Prices are Cut for 365 Days,
Or you can come any day in the week and get our prices for comparison.
Correct styles and me'ritorious values always win, and
IN THESE WE LEAD.
Careful buying is one-half the seeret of economical merchandising. Economical
buying consists in the perfect adaption of style and genuine need of consumer.
IN THESE WE LEAD.
Many merchants have a mania for buying that which is never used, simply because
the articles are at tempting prices.
These We Never Do.
LANGDON & BATCHELER'S
Genune !'li po Glove-illin Crsets.
Having added Langdon & Batcheller's Genuine Thompson Glove-Fitting Corsets to
our corset department, it places us, as in our other departments, out of reach of our
FULL. STOCK FOSTER'S KID GLOVES,
5 and 7 button, every pair warranted, in black and colors.
HORTON,. BURGESS,_& CO.
Yes We Have Got 'Em On The Run!
Bigh Prices and Hard Times MAust Go. Nothing Can Stand Before Our Magnificent New
Goods and M1arvelous Prices.
See Them and You Want Them! Price Them and You Buy Them!
The best manufacturers produced finer goods this season than ever before-We Got Them. Leading
houses laid in a limited line of extra choice styles for their best trade-We Got Them. Large Jobbers offered
prices below the market to cash buyers-We Got Them.
-: Fine - Goods - Bought - Low - Can. - Be - Sold - Cheap, :
And we will do it. Our Great Fall and Winter Stock has been bought at a bargain, and shall be sold at a bargain.
Dry Goods, Clothing, Boots, Shoes, Cloaks, Carpets,
Hats, Caps, Furnishing Goods, Notions, Etc.
The finest and most ooraplete assortment of new and popular styles you ever laid your eyes on.
An Immense Line of New Novelties as well as all the T ADING STAND
WE WILL CIVE MORE HONEST QUALITY FOR A DOLLAR THAN HAS EVER BEFORE BEEN OFFERED YOU.
Come in, and learn what pleasure, satisfaction, and economy there is in trading with
J. RYTTENBERG & SONS,
The Old Reliable, SUMTER, S. C.
MrOUR DRESS-MAKING DEPARTMENT IS IN CHARGE OF A MODISTE FROM NEW YORK.
COME TO SUMTER! -
Look Out For The Sign of
THE BIG HORSE SHOE.
We are offering the people extra drives in everything in the General Mercan
tile Line. You cannot reinwin at home and realize the extent of our
IMMENR STOCK OF GOODS.
These goods must be sold, as it is a rule of ours not to carry any stock over for
another season. Therefore, we are oflering all winter goods at greatly reduced prices.
INTOTv is tbe Time to Bi.y Sboes !
Our Shoe Department is coiplete. We carry the best line of Ladies' Custom
made Shoes that has ever been brought to this city, and for style we cannot be
equaled. These goods are being sold at prices to suit the present condition of the
cotton market. All our shoes are gpiaranteed.
1,000 PAIRS OF BLANKETB!
For a mere trifle. Come and take advantage of the drive.
In the 1)ress C oods Depart ment we c(a rry a Iine that would simply be amazing
to those that have never visited our establislhnent, and without going into details, we
assert that we er.n~ supply any demand made upon us in the dress goods line.
NOTIONS AND FANCY GOODS.
We pr ide ours~elveCs in these lnes. and we challenge any house in Sumter to
show up as full and ecnmplete assortnment as we carry.
Valises Given Away. We are giving away to our customers a good
Talise to put their purchases inl, and if they wanit a good Tprunlk our store is the place
to get it. A handsomne present will be one of our elegant Furll Wraps.
All we ask is that you come and inspect our stock. We will please you.
Don't forget that we sell the celebrated Umbrella Cover, that any child can adjust.
umINsT. DesChamps Bros., Sumter, S. C.