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CLABKSYILLE, JLPSIL 12, 1SJS.
J. S. XEBLKTT, ' J. A. GRAKT
XEBLETT & URA5T,
PUBLISHERS AND PROPRIETORS.
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Announcement of marriages and death
free. tributes of respect and obituaries
LoriftVILXE AHDAHTIIJLE AStt
4JBEAT HOrTHEIlS BA1XBOAD.
Train No. 2 arrives and leave at 12:23 A. .
Train No. 4 arrives and leaves at 2:S5 P. w.
Train, No. 1 arrives and leaves at 5:00 f. x.
Train No. S arrives and leaves at ffc-W A.x.
4TNos. 1 aud 2 are mail trains.
By getting permit, person can taketbe
freight train No. H, at 8: A. ..ntid con
nectatOuthrie with the 2SP. x. passen
Her train for Nashville.
TO OUR PATRONS.
As will be pcen by an advertisement
elsewhere, we have purchased Mr. J.
Ualdwint interest in the Chhoxicle,
the style of firm dating from Feb.
2uth, 1873, will be Neblett & Grant
Having assumed all liabilities we are
alone authorised to receive any and all
account due the late firm. This
change compels us to call earnestly
upon all indebted to us to come for
ward and make payment. We have
been indulgent with many for a long
time, to our detriment, and we indulge
the hope that they will liquidate their
indebtedness and enable us to prose
cute our business with . renewed
vigor. We hope our friends will assist
us in getting np an increased circula
tion, thereby enabling us tn furnish
them a paper eminently worthy in
Neblett & Grant.
THE CHRONICLE AND N'ASHTILLE
The price fortheCnitoNict.E.lsS2per an
num; the price for the Nashville Daily
HaXJSf.r, Is Jin. TVeran furnish both, taken
together, for f 10. All who Uesire to take
Ihern Jointly, will forward ns their names,
money, and post-office address.
The tri-weekly Bahsek subscription
price is $5 per annum. We will furnish it
and the Chronicle for t6.
All who desire to keep posted in matters
transpiring at our State Capitol and in our
town and county, can thus secure two me
diums for a small outlay of money.
To-iav, the 12th of April, is the
birth day of Henry Clay.
The Christian church is being re
paired and repainted.
Gold ranged in New York on
Wednesday from 118f to 1175, closing
steady at HSfS-llSJ.
Tennessee Bonds closed in New
York -on Wednesday at 7fH for the old
issue and 79 for the new.
A few more of those fine Essex and
Kurkfhire pigs for sale. Apply at
See railroad time table. The
change in schedule time took effect on
the 6th inst.
1racet Bro. are advertising to
sell coal very cheap for a short time.
Oitr merchants areall snpplied with
their spring aud summer stocks, and
appear to he selling at a rapid rate.
Wm. Wheatlev has opened a liv
ery stable at New Providence. He is
deserving of a good patronage.
The l'aducah Kentuckian says:
" The prospects for a good wheat crop
are discouraging all over the State."
The Tennessee Tress Association
will meet at Lebanon, on the 8th of
A company has commenced the
manufacture of brick to erect the new
cotton mill at Gallatin, Tcnn.
Ladies, call at the millinery estab
lihinents and look at the many styles
of bonnets, haK etc., bought express
ly for your benefit.
The " Golden Farmer" is a drama
of decided merit. Go and witness its
erformanec by the Hook and Ladder
liovs next Thursday and Friday night.
An appropriation of ?2,rik) was
wade by the County Court, last Mon
Jay, to repair the Jail and recover the
J. Z. Grant has just received a
large Ntock of Spring and Summer
goods, at Grantville, for the lcuefit of
A. T. Stewart, of New Yotk, is said
to be in a critical condition from the
disease known as Bright' disease of
1'inF.. Eight buildings on the pub-
lic square, at Murfrecboro. Tenn., were
Jestroyrd by fire on the 7th inst. The
loss is estimated at fcW,(MKl.
; jthe ghost. The Charter Oak has stood
The quarterly lucctiiiK at the M. K. j ti,p t(,st 0f seventeen years, and is
rhurch announced for the 5th and Cth ; s(eaii;iy increasing in favor.
inst.. is postponed tn the 10th and' . .. . .
2'th inst. i We publish the Assessment Law,
i passed March 22, 1873, on our first
1fath ok a Centenarian. Louis ,)af,,. jt tafces up n,ost.0ll of the
Corgele, of Stephenson, Ala., died on available spjfre on the outside form of
the C,t inst., at the advanced age of ; our paper, but we deem it of sufficient
KiS years. He had lived in Jacksou j importance to publish it entire.
county t0 years. j . '
: Ji kce Smith holds Chancery court
le. Beaumont has- resumed the ! in Lebanon, next week,
oraci ice if medicine. r He stands de-j " " "
lerveilv hih in the estimation of our ! Nashville Exposition. -1 he
people, both as . eitizea and physician. '""d nnnal Industrial Expos,t.on of
See his card. i Nashville, which commences next
! month, already promises to excel in
I'lIOTOfiKAPHY. .MeConnae is in-j interest its predecessors. The art
t reducing a new style in his art The hall and other additions to the build
printing of a variety of beautiful and j in have been completer!; ; find applica
Janey back-grounds, bebiud the ordi- j tionxfor space from exhibitors come
jiary plain . ieotograph. The pat- j in so rapidly as to insure the full oc
uutivs. Messrs. Bendan, of Baltimore, j cupancy of the buildiug. All the rail
Jiave Uen awarded a gold medal tor roads concentrating at Nashville and
iheir iuiprovenient. and Mac is deter- steamboats plying on the Cumberland
.mined to keep ur city well up to the river carry freight for exhibitors at
itimes in his profession. He has a half rates, and railroads concentra
very fiue specimen nw oo exhibition ting south transport ores and all iuin
.at his g illery.and it will pay 3-ou tejft-als fx of charge. This depart-
and examine it. jnent promises to be most attractive.
i New Fxrbv. On last Monday, the
County Court granted Mr. Wm. Ed
niondson the right to put in a ferry
boat on the Cumberland river, between
Searcy's and the Seven mile ferry, and
also to open a road to the fame. The
road runs near the residence of Mr.
W. M. Stewart and through the Mc
Reynold's bottom, crossing the river
about three-fourths of a mile below
the Seven Mile Island. From the
river on the south side, there is a grad
ual ascent leading to the top of the
ridge, from which point a ridge routs
may be taken in almost any direction,
avoiding all heavy hills. This road,
when opened, will prove a great con
venience to the South-siders, particu
larly in delivering their tobacco during
the winter reason, as the river can be
crossed at this point when so high as
to make it impossible to cross it any
where else in this vicinity.
The Dramatic Entertainments by
the Hook and Ladder Co. will come
off on the nights of the 17th and 18th
inst The programme selected is ex
cellent, and the boys are determined to
give satisfaction to all who may attend
The performances of these young men
heretofore were a source of great en
joyment to the large crowds who wit
nessed them, as they expect to keep
them up, they are using all possible
effort to render each entertainment
more and more interesting. Turn out
and greet them with a crowded house.
Hon. Robert F. Ferguson called
to see us last Saturday, and we were
gratified to see him in the enjoyment
of excellent health and spirits after
his arduous labors in the legislature.
He did good work whilst there, secur
ing with others of importance, bill
by which the State will pay $1,800 of the
salary we now pay our cority and
criminal Judge thus saving$l,800 per
annum to our county.
To the Enterprising. A gentle
man of Nashville, who owns a number
of lots in this city, requests us to Bay
that he will donate the ground to-any
one who will erect thereon suitable
buildings for the manufacture of agri
cultural implements or a furniture fac
tory, or both combined. He would be
glad to confer with parties desiring to
engage in manufacturing upon this
subject With this liberal proposition,
in connection with the fact that our
country abounds with suitable timber
in large quanties, and advantages
in respect to location, etc., we see no
reason why this proposition should npt
be entertained at once.
Revival. About two weeks ago
a protracted meeting was commenced in
Springfield, Tenn., by Rev. Mr. Penick,
of the Cumberland Presbyterian
church, assisted by Rev. B. M. Tay
lor, of this city. These- brethren ex
tended an invitation to Rev. G. W.
Fetherston of the Baptist church, and
Rev. G. P. Jackson, of the M. E.
church, which was accepted, and a
glorious union meeting was the conse
quence. So great was the interest
manifested, that on last Thursday the
court adjourned and business men
closed their doors to attend the meet
ing. The result was that fifty-two
persons professed religion, half of the
number being heads of families of the
most influential citizens of the place.
Samuel Frost Dorris, the vener
able father of our townsman, II. P.
Porris, is at present residing in our
city. He is 87 years old, but possesses
more activity than most persons many
years younger. His wife died about
two years ago, they having lived to
gether sixty years. May the remnant of
his days be bright and prosperous.
Mr.'W. P. Lindlet was tried be
fore R. D. Read, Esq., last week,
upon a charge of selling unsound meat.
The case created considerable interest,
and the parties were bound over to ap
pear at the next terra of Criminal
Tue meeting at the Baptist church
is increasing in interest ah it progresses.
Rev. Mr. Nelson is laboring zealously
aud effectively, and is adding members
to the church, whilst many are earn
estly inquiring the way of life. Large
audiences are constantly in attendance,
and we sincerely hope great good will
result from this meeting.
The farces selected by the Hook
and Ladder pompany for their enter
tainments next Thursday and Friday
night will make you "laugh and grow
fat." So be in time to get a good seat
and enjoy the fun.
Mr. L. Froehlich having disposed
of his stock of dry goods, has rented
Capt. Yalliant's old stand, and has
gone east to purchase a stock of cloth
ing, furnishing goods, etc. He is an
energetic business man, aud will,
doubtless, build up a good trade in his
A protracted meeting was com
menced at the M. E. church last Sun
day, by Rev. J. P. MeFcrrin. Good
congregations are in attendance, and
an interest is lieini: manifested oy the
impenitent which we hope will be kept
up until all shall be soundly convert
ed. hher ministers will be here to
asist in conducting the meeting.
Time's Test. Time tries all things.
rejects those which are useless, and
holds fat to that which is good.
Stoves without number have been in-
i vented and patented, but soon gave up
We met our friend and, former
townsman, John B. Johnson, of
Rough and Furnace in town this week.
He was not looking very rough, but is
always ready with a smile and ' kind
word for all.
Kleeman, merchant tailor and
clothier, on Franklin street, has a
choice stock of goods.. His assort
ment of furnishing goods,' hate, boots,
shoes, etc., is complete. Give him a
Wx regret to learn from the Union
and American, that the dwelling of
Rev. James Plummer,' of Franklin,
was destroyed by fire on the 9th inst.
The house was owned by N. N. Cox
and was insured for $2,000.
Bishop Qcintard arrived in the
city last Wednesday, and confirmed
thirteen persons at the Episcopal
church that nightand others at St An
drews chapel on Thursday night -
Rev. B. 31. Tavlor has' returned
home, and will hold service at his
church to-morrow at the usual hours.
He would be pleased to see a full con
gregation of members and others
present. . . - -. ' '
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State warrants at Nashville are
dull, brokers paying from 93 to 95
cents. The new issue of the Bank of
Tennessee notes, are worth 25 cents in
The Hook and Ladder boys are ex
expecting everybody to attend the en
tertainments on the 17th and 18th
insts., and are using their best efforts
to make them enjoyable.
The Lodge of Good Templars in
this city is constantly increasing in
membership, and now has over one
Fresh Lake Fish. Settle & Son
and W. M. Orgain k, Co. are receiv
ing daily by express, fine lake fish,
put up in ice. '
We are indebted to B. M. Clifton,
City Assessor, for the following state
ment of the city assessment, for 1873 :
Tax on Real Estate.;
" Personal Property.
Railroad Tax ..
. 406 00
Tax on Polls ..
The Hook and Ladder Company
have had new tickets printed for their
Entertainments next week. The old
ones will not be taken at the door.
COUNTY COURT-APRIL TERM.
This body met on last Monday with
a full attendance, Judge King presid
The minutes of the last Quarterly
Term were read and approved.
The report of the Finance Commit
tee was read by the Chairman, show
ing that the committee has on hand,
in cash and Cash notes, the sum of
$5,924 32, as a sinking fund, which
has accumulated since the formation
of the committee in July, 1872- -.
The Judge was authorized to make
deeds to the purchasers of the Poor
house property on payment of the pur
chase money, and the money received
therefor was appropriated to the pay
ment of the new Poor-house, as per
The resignation of Hon. R. F. Fur
gurson, as Justice of the Peace, in
Bis. No. 2, was presented to the court
The Committee appointed at the
January Term, to take into consider
ation the propriety of building a new
Jail, made two reports. , The majority
reporting in favor of purchasing a new
site and building a new Jail ; the mi
nority reporting in favor of repairing
the old one. After discussion the fol
lowing resolution was, on motion of J.
Cobb, Esq., adopted by a large majori
Resolved, That a committee of three
be appointed to have such repairs, al
terations, or renovation of the present
Jail done, as in the opinion of said
committee, shall be necessary and
proper; to make said Jail a proper
place for keeping of persons commit
ted to said Jail by the laws made and
provided in said cases. Provided, this
cau be done in the opinion of said
committee at a cost not to exceed
$2,5t)0, aud that a special tax of live
cents on the $100, be and the same is
hereby assessed upon all the taxable
property of the county for said pur
pose, and that the Finance Committee,
may if they think proper, lend a suffi
cient amount c the funds in their
hands, at a fair rate of interest to be
repaid to said committee from the as
sessment herein allowed, when col
lected, The court appointed as the commit
tee under this resolution, Joshua Cobb,
Peter Oneal and S. A. Caldwell.
Esquires Mallory, Caldwell and An
derson, were appointed a committee to
examine the additional delinquent list
of Jas. M. Trotter, revenue collector
The usual appropriations were made,
which, with amount appropriated for
the Jail, will amount to the sum of
II. W. Watts was elected Notary
Public, for New Providence, in place
of B. B. Homar, dee'd.
The county tax was fixed for the
present year, at 20 cents on the $100
worth of property. The railroad tax
was fixed at 40 cents on the $100.
The tiunideration of the School
law and election of County Puperiu?
tendent was postponed to next meet
ing of the court.
The consideration of the road law
was also postponed.
John li. Martin, railroad Tax Col
lector, for the years l)St5. '0(5, U7, 'OS,
and t9. was directed by the court to
proceed to sell all lands condemned
by the Circuit Court, for said yearf
the same having been held up hereto
fore by direction of the Finance Com
mittee. An order was made directing and
authorizing Peter Oneal, to take into
consideration all pauper claims, such
as coffins, admission to Poor-house,
etc., and decide thereon.
Peter Onaal and $. A. Caldwell,
were apiminted a committee to con
tract for the re-covering of the Court
house, for which a sufficient amount
The following persons were appoint
ed Assessors in the various J)istriets :
list. No. 1. Jo. Fort; Ko. 2, Her
vey Whitfield ; No. 3, J. P. Rogers;
No. 4. W. S. Mallory: No. 5, H. R.
Rogers; No. 6, H. M. Pudley; No. 7,
John R. Martin ; No. 8, W. I1 . Young;.
No. 9, John Thomasson; No. 10, W.
J.Sherron; No. 11, R. D. Moseley;
No. 12, J. C. Read; No. 14. G. B.
Swift; No. 15, A. W. Fizer: No. 16,
Wm. Harvey ; No. 17, Robert Ed
mondson; No. 18, J. W. Attawav;
No. 19, R. Eldridge ; No..20. John T.
Regular meeting April 1, 1875.
Hon. G. R. Harris, Mayor, in the
chair. Present Alderman Hyman,
Ferrell, Bloeh, Ligon, McReynoIds,
Jackson and Johnson. Absent Al
derman W. M. Kerr. . -
Minutes of preceeding meeting read
and approved. - ; , -T.
T. Willis, being present was al
lowed the floor. He stated that, some
years ago, S. S. Norfleet had been vo
ted an appropriation of $250, for dam
ages sustained by opening a street
through his premises from Union to
Washington street ; that in his opin
ion, he (Willis.) had sustained-the
same damage, and asked that a com
mittee be appointed to examine into
the matter, with a viow ef staking the
same appropriation to him, to be paid
m liquidating taxes due him to the
city. By reference to the minutes it
appeared that the Board, in May, 1872,
appointed a committee who, after ex
aming into the case reported, recom
mending $150, be paid to Mr. Willis;
whereupon the board declined to take
any further action. - -
A petition of Rev. J. B. Shearer, to
open a street running north from Col
lege street along the line between lots
of S. Rexingcr and Mrs. Faxon, was
referred to street committee, to report
on at next regular meeting.
Monthly reports of city officers
were read and referred to financial
II. Freeh, chief of fire department,
submitted a report showing sundry
citizens had advanced to him the sum
of $1,178, for the purpose of equipping
the fire department and the disposition
he had made of it He also showed that
he had given the parties certificates
stating the amount so advanced, Ac.
On motion of Aderman Hyman, the
city Marshall was instructed to receive
these certificates m payment of taxes.'
The finance committee having ex
amined into the city officers monthly
reports, and approved same, they were
Aldermen Bloch offered anordiance
which passed first reading: "That
from and after the passage of this act,
any and all persons who shall establish,
within the corporate limits of this city,
a manufactory of any kind, with a cash
capital of $10,000, the same with neces
sary grounds, buildings, &c., shall be
exempt from taxation for the period of
A proposition, of Aderman Jack
son, to donate to the Hook and Lad
der Co. the old fire engine, to be ap
propriated by them in the erection of
a house for Jheir trueks, &c, was re
ferred to the committee on fire depart
ment. After making sundry alterations and
corrections in the assessment list, the
Board adjourned. - .
. G. R. Harris,-Mayor. -
J. O'Brien, City Recorder.
To those Wanting Cheap Pictures.
I am making Gems, Photographs
ore., as cheap as the cheapest man in
Clarksville. I offer the inducements in
the higher grades of the Art, and of
the best work ever done in the city.
Come in and Bee my prices and the
quality of work. I am constantly re
ceiving from the Importers and Man
ufacturers, a splendid assortment of
Frames and Cases, which I am able to
sell as cheap as most dealers can pur
chase.. Give me a call before purchas
ing anything in this line.
W. J. McCormac.
April 12, 1873-tf -
The Eastman Atlantic Business
College. This institution has achiev
ed a success which is unparalleled in
the history of Commercial Colleges.
Starting in Atlanta., May 9th, 1871,
with four students, it has already sent
out to the business world nearly three
hundred students toattest its superi
or merits. The secret of its wonderful
success is 1st, it is the only College in
the South that is conducted on the
actual bussiness plan. 2d, it keeps up,
to the letter of its advertisements." 3d,
it is conducted by men who have had
years of experience as practical ac
countants, business men, and teachers.
The total cost for a full course includ
ing board, washing, tuition, books, and
stationery will not exceed $ 130. For
specimens of Penmanship and College
Journal containing full information.
Address G. E. Detwiler, President,
P. O. Box 536, Atlanta, Ga. Cw.
" Rural Sun. As many subscribes
to the Rural Sun in connection with
the Chronicle complain of the irregu
larity in receiving the Sun, we deem it
best to stop clubing with it from this
date. Therefore, if any of our sub
scribers wish to subscribe for
that valuable paper they will
send for it in their own name. This
will not incommode them, and at the
same time It will relieve us of the em
barrassment of listening to com
Rice, BtoaddusifcCp.HpeitH fortheiuselves
in a new advertisement to-day. They have
an excellent stock of good for the spring
and summer trade. -
E. Glick has an advertisement In to-day's
paper. He keeps a well assorted stock of
goods. Call and examine it.
Dr. Beaumont has a card in another col
A. Meay, cf yooc.l!awp,lfls afewwQnlsto
the public. - ;
Wm. Searcy publishes some certificates
Pitman & Lewis have an unsurpassed
stock of clothing, furnishing goods, etc., to
which they Invite the attention of the pub
lic. They ran suit you, from top to toe.
A Fine Thing for the Teeth.
The fragrant SO7.0DONT has taken a
very prominent phice among the most ap
proved dentrlfrices of the day. It Is a
very popular articlo for the toilet, hlghly
reconuuended by all who have nsed it, as a
beautlfler ami preserver of the teeth.re
fresliing the mouth, sweetening the breath,
and arresting the progress of decay.
. Hpaldlng's Glue mends Furniture, Toys,
In Port Royal, on the 3rd inst., Mrs.SAT.
1.IK N'OKTHiNiiTo.v, wife of Kflix North
ington, aged Si years.
(m the 7th inst., at the residence of Mr.
Chariot Meriwether, In Todd" eountv, Kyn
Cave J. M ixou, aged about 4U years.
In this county, on January 97, ItrTS, of con
gest ion of the brain, Nkasdek 1. Hol
las p, aged 8 years.
On the 8th lust., in Shelbyville, Tenn!,
Mrs, RrTH ELY, wife of Mr. Jesse iUy.of
Nashville. , ,
A christian lady, a devoted wife and fond
mother has gone to Join the heavenly host.
Here, the place of hla nativity, the rela
tives and many kind friends, extend the
grief-stricken husband their heartfelt sym
pathy, in this sad bereavement. .. May he
and his little children meet her again where
pstline Is no more. '' " K. H. p.
Fob, ths Ladies. f have now for
sale- a new Shoe Button; which I will
put on for you, and guarantee to stay.
Give me a trial, ladies, and save your
selves a great deal of trouble and an
noyance. ' V. L. WILLIAM3..
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Third Kos4 f (atrterly Meeting
For the Cku-ktcUle District, Temtette Confer-
Springfield station, Apti! 28 and 27. ,
Salem and Corinth, at Corlutb Mav 13 li.
Cedar Hill ct.,atTurnersville Mav 17 and lii
Clirton ct.,at Bhaw's Cross Roads May U
and 25.. . -
Asbury ct.. May SI and Jane 1.
New Providence station, Jane T and 8.
Antiocb etal Tarsus June 14 and 15. '
Dickson ct. June 21 and 22.
Montgomery ct. June it and 29. . . .
Saline et. July A and 8.
Clarksville sta. July 12and 13. ' - -
A. AUZELL, P. JC
Gold in Jfew York on Thursday, April
10. closed at 118, Tennoaee bonds old
lsxne 79c new ls?tne Tu'e. We give the
foUowing,aClarVTille prieat this date!
Eastern Exchange, buying 34 dia.; selling
Gold, buying 16c, selling 18c. .
Silver 7o premium. , . .' , I ;
Tennessee bonds (old) 77e s yiu- j.- ..
Tennessee bonis (new) 77c. '
Montgomery county bonds, 75c .
Clarksville bonds, 75c.
Montgomery county warrant, 83 to 90c.
Money is growing easier at all the cen
ters of trade. Carrency Is flowing to Mew
Tork In large amounts, and rates of Inter
est are much lower, though not yet down
to the legal point. " " "
1 nmmn i 'k
CLARKSVILLE WHOLESALE 1BAREET,
CORRECTED BT J. J. CRCSXAN.
StrQAR. New crop is now In good rud-
tly. and we quote. Louisiana, in Hlids.
SlOJic. Jic more in bbht. Clariffed; li
12; Clashed, Powdered and Granulated,
14 IO 1HC.
- MoLAHam. Newerop. In Louisiana, fall
ing very short of expectations has largely
advanced. We quote KxaO by the bbi.
(kiFKKB Very firm. - We quote Rio 23
25, Java 30(130.
MAJjT. ivannwna, a ousnei dois, 92 10.
Flour Superfine. M Ml: Extra. S6 80 to
8 50; Choice or Fancy, $8 7oitt 50. - . .
Whikciy rvimmon country. SI 0031 20:
best brands Robertson county. 1 75aJ 00.
t'HEKsa W. B, 14c ; dairy and factory,
kick Carolina. 10. 1 -
Soap Bar, 6ci0.
Oils Coal oil, 23c;' lard oil. 80 cts;
linseed oil, raw 81 05, boiled 1 10.N
Spirits Ti'rpkstinr 85.
Varnish Copal, Si 75; Japan, 1 15.
Window Glass 8x10 00 v box. 10x12
4 25; 12x14,5 00.
powder iUfle, J7 60 v keg; ieaa,ion !.
Shot Si 90.
Caps 4050c 9 dox.
Oysters 2 and 1 1 cans 12 25(91 25.'
Mackerel No. 3. per bbl. 810 00: kits.
No. 1, 01x32 50. .
ulackino w4(37o, peraoien.
Nails Jo 75. . ; , .
Iros Kentucky, 5 Tennessee,
Rope 22a35c. .
Pittsburg Coal S cts. ' Sr. Bernard.
20 cts. delivered.
Clover seed fo 75 to 0 00 per bushel.
Millet Seed SI 50.
Hungarian Seed SI 73.
Timothy Seed S4 2
Red Top or Hbrtis Grass 81 50.
Orchard Grass 82 50.
Tracks 41 1 50 to la 00 per. doz. "- -
Collars U10 to 27 per. dor.
H ames Soto 12 per doe. . v
Axes 812 to 15. per. dot - -'-'.-
The following are the prices paid here at
this date for country produce. . ,
Bacon Buylng,7i to 8c
Lard " to 8c.
Pried apples 3c per IK.
IT npealed Peaches 1c.
Pealed " 8 to 10c.
Pea N cts 10 to 80c per bushel.
Ginseng 80 to 85c
Feathers new 50c.
White Beans 81 50 to 82 00.
Peas 75c to SI 00.
CLARKSVILLE TOBACCO MARKET.
The market shows an advance of from
4 to lie per pound, on good and fine leal.
Lugs and low leaf, though not quotably
higher, are taken much more readily than
heretofore. We expect yet fuller prices
for good tobacco, such as Is known as
Kentucky Tobacco," owing to the large
amount of this character required to fill
the French and Italian contracts. Ship
ments now coming to this market, show
a commendable improvement In the order
and handling, which is fully appreciated
by our board of buyers as manifested by
the advanced price paid.
We quote as follows:
Interior lugs and trarfh...
8 SV47 25
... 7 5ors on
8 at 75
.10 004(10 25
.10 7515 00
Lnw leal - , ,,, ,
Medium leaf. , ,,
Good and tine lef ,
Bowling AThomasof "O.K." Warehouse
sold, April 8th, 89 hhds as follows:
12 hhds. good leaf from 10 73 to 12 50.
10 hhds. medium leaf, from 9 50 to 10 50.
22 hhds. low leaf, from 7 SO to 9 25.
45 hhds. lugs from 8 50 to 7 40.
Grlnter, Yonng 4 Co., of the Cumberland
Warehouse sold for the . week ending
April 5, 75 hhdsas follows :
17 hhds Todd co. leaf at 12 00. 10 75. 10 25.
10 OO. 9 SO. 9.75. 9 75. 9 70. 9 60. 9 40. 9 30. 9 20.
8 90,8 70 8 70,8 60,8 50.
16 hhds. Logan Co.. Ky leaf at 13 .
11 25. 11 00 10 75. 10 50. 10 2... 10 00. 10 00. 9 95.
9 110, 9 50, 9 00, 8 90, 8 75, 8 70, 8 40. .
nnaa wenry Co., Tenn., leal am w, 8 so,
a hhds Robertson co.. lean, leaf at 9 So.
8 80, 8 30.
4 hhds. Montgomery Co.. Tenn.. lues at
7 93,7 90,6 50,6 40.
1 hbd Hopkins con Ky., leaf at 9 75.
6 " " " - lues at 7 2.1 7 00
6 ', 6 40, 6 40, 6 23.
12 unus Logan co.. Ky-, lugs 7 ftj, 7 50,7 25,
00,6 70,6 50, 6 50,6 50, 6 40, 6 SO, 6 25.
14 hhds. Todd co.. Kv.. lues at 7 HO. 7 Oft
7 50, 7 10, 7 10, 6 75, 6 75, 6 70,6 60, 00, 6 40,
6 40.0 30,6 10.
Turnley, Ely 4 Co., of the Elephant ware
house, sold for the week ending April
4th, 100 bhds. as follows: '
4 hhds fine leaf, from $12 00 to 14 00.
7 hhds. good leaf Irom 11 00 to 11 75.
22 hhds medium leaf from 10 Oil to lu 75.
23 h lids, com mon leaf, from 9 30 to 9 90.
9 hhds. low leaf from 8 10 to 8 95.
,12 hhds. lugs from 8 25 to 8 2'..
2 hhds. factory trash from a 00 to 6 00.
Harrison & Shelby, of Clarksville Ware
house, sold for the week ending April 4th,
66 hhds., as follows :
24 hhd common a good lugs from 6 00 to
23 hhds low leaf from 7 60 to 8 95.
16 hhds medium leaf, from 9 00 to 10 50.
4 hhds good leaf, from 11 00 to 12 OO.
Herndon.GoldACo., of Trice's Landing
Warehouse, sold, -April 9th, 205 hhds. as
71 hhds. medium to good leaf, 9 at 1.1 00;
2 at 12 7a ; 2 at 13 00 1 at li! 25; 2 at 12 00; 7
at 11 75 j 4 at 11 Oi); 6 at 11 25; 7 at 11 i 50 : 12
bt 10 00; 7 at 10 25; Rat 10 00; 18 at 10 75. '
73 hhds low leaf, .Sat 9 -; 2 at H0; 5 at
9 60; 4 nt 9 10; 4 at 9 ou; 4 at 9 20: 8 at 50 :
3 at 9 90 ;' 2 at 9 70, 1 at 9 95; 4 at 9 75 ; 1 at
9 40: 2at9 25 ; 6 at 8 80; 2 at 8 W); 4 at 8 75;
1 at 8 50 : 1 at 8 70 ; 5 at 8 95; 2 at 8 30; at
8 40; 4 at 8 (); 1 at 8 00; lal 8 10; 1 at 8 25.
61 hhds. lugs at 7 95, 7 50. 7 . 7 25, 7 00,
7 10, 7 05, 6 80, 6 Kl, 6 hi, t 6 40, 6 10, 7 25,
4 (, 6 7q, 8 TO, 6 60, 6 TO, 7 80, 6 50, 75, 6 90,
6 40. 6 50, 6 60, 7 70, 6 50. 6 80. m, 7 10, 6 40,
6 50, 6 93, 6 70, 7 50. 90. 60, 6 50, 50, 5 50,
7 10, 8 90, 5 95. 6 50, 6 10, 6 75, 7 m, 6 95, 8 Kl,
7 10, 6 70, 6 95, 6 80, 6 60, 6 10, 6 75, 6 90, 7 25,
7 50. 6 70.
NOTICE. - - '
During the months of May and Juno, 173,
we will deliver St. Bernard, Caul, by the car
load, nt 1 cents per bushnl. Terms, posi
F. P. GRACEY BRO.
April 5, 1873-3m.
- Jist Received. A car load of
Jackson Wagons. $110 cash will buy
BROCKMAX Si BRING HURST,
ap. 5-3in. (
White Lead, Oil, Paints
and Painter's , Material . for
sale- low at 15 ver '
Notice. Having refitted our house
and and filled it with buggy and wagon
work, we are prepared to meet the de
mand in our line. In our stock will be
found the celebrated Jackson wapon,
and we refer to three hundred citizen?
of tl-is county who are, using these
wagons, all of whom, "ire are confident
will ay, "it is the best wagon in use."
Price, complete, (cash) 1110. ;
BROCKMA N k BRING II URST.
np. 5-3m, . '
Fine Gold Pens for sale by
OWEX & MOORE.
ROOMS FOR BENT.
A small family can be accommodated
with two large rooms and hall between.
Centrally located, by applying at this office.
If you want a nice Family Carriage,
give ns n otder, and we will" guaran
tee the same article twenty per cent,
cheaper than it can be built in Clarks
ville We mean what we ftav
. BROCKMAN A BRINQHURST.
ap. 5-3m. ,
f Books ! Books ! Books I
Go to Owen & Moore's for
School Books, College Text
Books, Blank Books and Sta
Blank Books and Station-
ery for sale low at Byers.' t :
; To bra Feiexds. Having gone to
great expense to give oar reader a lar
ger and better paper, we would ur
gently request all indebted to us, by
note.or account, to come up, without
delay, and make payment. We need
the money, and hope this 'modeat , ap
peal will not pass unheeded." " '
' Neblett & Gbajit.
FreshGarden Seed just
v- y r -.- .. .1 , 1 . -f. .r
received at Byers'. - -
The best Robertson and
Bourbon "Whisky," Imported
Brandy and Wines in the
market ta be tound at Byers'.
m yew want a Bewlar Machine that
a pair of pant-t can be made on In 15 min
utes? If so. bay the new Wheeler Wilson.
Delivered in the surrounding counties and
instructions gfven free of charge. Terms
easy. See description In another column.
All machines insured S years. Rend your
orders to T. R. BURGIE, Ag't,
' p o box 206, Clarksville, Tenn.
Jan. 25, 73-tf.
: BYERS' Cologne; is the
best you can buy. Try it.
& Moore invite Physicians
and Merchants to call on
them, for supplies. They
buy their Drugs, Chemicals,
Books, Stationery, &c, at
headquarters, and will dupli
cate Louisville and Nashville
. Toilet Articles of everv
description and quality for
sale at Byers'.
Depot for all Patent Medi
cines Simmons' Liver Reg
ulator, Vinegar Bitters, Hos
tetter's ; Bitters, Rangum
Root Liniment, Danfortbs
Sanative Dentifrice, etc We
sell all Patent Medicines,
Wholesale or Retail, at
OWEN & MOORE.
BYERS' has for sale the
best Havana and Domestic
Cigars and fine Virginia
Chewing and Smoking To
Musical Instruments of all
kinds, such as violins, Guit
ars, Banjos, Harps, etc., also
a splendid stock of Violin
and Guitar Strings for sale
by OWEN & MOORE. v
Owen & Moore can lurnish
you with Papers, Magazines
and Tenodicals ot all de
scriptions, at publisher's pri
ces, by the year or single
Fine Cigars, also choice
Virginia Smoking and Chew
ing Tobacco for sale bv
OWEX & MOORE, i
REXIXGER'S SPECIALS I
For an imported Havana Cllar go tn
Rexlnger's, at the Post-office, - ,
Hmokfrs will save money by haying
their cigars and tobacco at Rex i liter's.
For four fine Havana Cigars for 25 cents
go tn PcMt-afflce cii;ar store.
TsoK fine Cabana Cigars at Rexlnger's
arr selling at ten cents.
For a good Havana Cigar at ten cents,
go to RexIng'T's at the Post-office.
The best brands of Tobacco and Cigars
sold at Rexinger's store at the Post-office.
For a fine Reed Leaf and Havana Cigar
at five cents, go to Rexlnger's Cigar Store.
Mr, R. G. Davis, of- Todd county, Ky.,
wishes to Inform his friends that he is con
nected with the Tobacco flrm of Lyle, Ilo4-
singtnn & -, of Red River Landing Ware
house, and will attend lothesamplingand
sale ol all Tobacco sent tothisCrmthrough
his Influence. Friends, sewl yoar Tobacco
and he will look to your interest and see
that your Tobacco is fully represented and
nells for lu won u, ,
V4, l V73-tC J ' . - - i -
I propose to, establish regular monthly sale
of properly at the head of public Square,
In Clarksville on every County Conrt day,
(first Monday. Persons having property
of any kind to sell, will And me ready at
all times to wait npon them." There Is now
a good demand for horses,' mules, milk
rows, Ac, Ac. 1 will also attend to all -s'es
of real and personal eslate in city and
country, and pledge my best efforts to give
satisfaction.- I would suggest that stock be
bronght in theday beforeand put in one
of our livery stables, where tbey will be
well groomed, fed, and put in condition for
sale. I will also give attention to the sale
of furniture, dry goods, groceries, or any
thing that will commauda bid at public
T. I. LKOSARD, Auctioneer."
Felt. IS, TO-tf. .
If you want a wagon that you will
not have to pay any repairs on, buy the
Jaekson wagon from ' ! :'!"' '
BROCKMAN & BRIXGHURST.
a p. 5-3m.
WALTER HcCOUB & Co
Are daily adding' new sup
plies to their large and
well assorted stock of
Staple and Fancy
which they sell as low as they
can be bought anywhere
' in the South or West.
They invite es
to their very
large Stoclrof the
Bcstv Brands of
ty Whiishy, Old
Brandy and Pure
IX THIS MARKET, FOR
particularly suited to those
who want a pure7 article
for medicinal oroth
" v er pus-poses.' . '
, . . . . 4. - 1
Orders promptly attended to
and satisfaction guaranteed.
Walter HcCoab& Co.
March 2, UCT-tf
Oils, Window Cfl&s, &c.
FOB THE MILLION !
S. J. STEWART,
at bis new store, on Franklin street, nearle
opposite Court-house. Call and examioy
stork and prices, as f propose to keep a full
stock of all goods In my tine, and will not
be undersold by any bod v.
Special attention will he paid to the pre
scription department, which la in charge
of H r. Geo. Valliant, and persons sending
prescriptions to me may rely on having
thera prepared with accuracy and prompt
ness at any time, day or night
Jan. 11, TS-tf.
GREAT BARGAINS !
B. F: COULTER'S
New Stock Received !
The best article at 25 Cents
Also 2 Ply at 40 Cents, worth
Also 2 Ply at 55 Cents, regu
lar price 75 Cents.
All Wool, 2 Ply, Choice Pat
terns, 90 Cents and $1.00
; In the better grades, our
stock is superior to any we
have ever offered. The de
signs and colors are very
Beautiful goods in 3 Ply at
the low price of 1.60.
. Brussels, very, pretty, at
the low price of 1.40.
Something entirely new in
Brussels, which is well worth
seeing. Call and examine it
Our stock of
is the largest we have yet of
fered and the patterns are
very desirable. . All widths
from 20 inches to 18 feet.
Can cut to fit anv room or
hall. Bargains given.
in various styles and sizes
and very pretty, at bargain
prices ; Window Shades, Cur
tain Goods. In fact, our
stock of all kinds of Goods is
very fine this spring and per
sons will find it to their ad
vantage to call early and of
B. F. COULTER.
March 22. 1873-tf. -
New Millinery Store!
SEW PROVIDENCE, TEX.T.
(Opposite Residence of W. S. Poindexter.)
MRS. CORA S. DANIEL
Invito the ladles of New Providrn4v and
surrounding country to call and examine
her stock of
FANCY A27S 12LL2TZ27 GC02S,
some of which are in store and ready for
sale. Mtocit wilIsoonbecompiete,aiid em
Very Low lri-e.
DRESS MAKIxFand CITTIXG
sollceted. All work done In best style.
Call and examine goods and prices.
March a, 1X73-1 f.
iAa. B. LaRts.
TARPLEY & LaRUE,
Successors to Roach fc Ramey,)
W. 3. ST A HLI and C. 8. ALLKX, Clk't
Feb. 10, '73-m.
Corner Broadway and Second St..
BEYIS IIEBRICK, Proprietors.
Late of Taylor House, PorUmonth, O.,
J.H. Ki.bicht. Laxinnton. Kt..
Lateof KUUlon House, Covingtoe.Ky.
12.00 PER DAT.
it a rtTrArruacx or
BOOTS AND. SHOES
: Opposite Toboeco Exehange.
Clarksville, : Tena
Sa. 11, rnusklla Stiet.
Have now on exhibition an immease and
well selected stock ot
Staple and Fancy
White" Goods, Lawns, Per
cales Piques, Table Lin
en, Towels, Xotions,
Etc., .Etc., Etc.
BOOTS AUD SHOES,
ZefelerBros., Edwin C. BnrU
and the best makeof other popnlar fnelo
riea in Boston and Philadelphia.
CLOTHING AND HATS!
Cawdmeres, Ciotbs, Doeskins. Cotton ades.
Linens, Trunks and rurnisblng G.xmN.
The relcbratxl beat fitting SHIBTH OF
We are agents for
P. PEACHER'S JEANS.
Department at prices to compare favorably
with those of aahvlile or Louisville.
Our businos hasgradually incrcBxeil ev
ery vesr. We have strictly adhered to thi
time-honorel maxim. "ul-k sales and
small pntita." Urateful to our old patrons
we shall endeavor to continue to merit
their confidence, and Invite the whole sur
rounding country to gtv ns a trial.
We have a reliable corps of Malcsmen :
a siaiv i.t-WiiiTtiirt.
W.T. AVER! IT.
SIGN TWO SHADE TREES.
Harch 22. T3-ir
Takes pleasure in informing the public
that she is now supplied it with a large
and varied stock of
SPRING AND SUMMER
Dress Trim m in gs,
Fancy Good, of all kind;
Fan, of every variety;
Bonnets and Hat, of every thape;
French Flower ; Point Apliqurt ;
Gimpvre- Lace, etc.;
Real Hair Braids
and all goods to be found In a first claw
in all ltsdetails,by Sirs. Kates, an aeeom
plised dressmaker, at reasonable prirn..
Ladies are invited to call and examine
Mrs. Wm. EOSaJFIKLD.
March 29, l?7S-Iy
JOHN MCNABB & BRO.,
Curbing, metaling, grading, sinking cis
terns, or any work In our line promptly
attended to. We guarantee satisfaction
both in work and prices.
r'eb. 22, 187-;im
TYurwery fi tools..
Jw Plants, Yfg-elaMi and Flowfr
Seed, Floral Designs, Samrj
P. L. N1CHOL,
15 North Muramcr St., Nashville. Tenn.
Will mall tree to applicants, his Catalogue
for 1873, embracing a superb collection of
Feb. !, 1873-W
Is Always on EJ.
JOHN MANNISH baa discovered that
the citizens of ('larksvillandsnrroanding
country needed a Secine in the rarvnt
game of the season, served up in Kuropean
style on ter. minutes notice, and as the
canvass for the Presidency has now (airly
o pencil, he, keeps constantly on hand tb
choicest W lnes, Liquors, pure Imported
Havanna Cigars and Cincinnati Lager
Beer, to nerve all candidates on to vii-tory.
Restaurant and Saloon open night and
day, where the most fastidious may be
more than pleased.
Feb. 8, lb73-m
SashTllle, CLtrksTille t Cairo Tarket,
FRANK P. GRACEY.
Wiley flmms. Master. Gennett, Clerk.
ur at, , n, t , , . .
H Cairo every Katunlay, at a a.
t M. r orNashvllleevcry wed-
Moesday, at nr. n.
This boat was built expressly for the
Nwhvllle anil Cairo trade. Messrs, Frank
P. Oracey a Kro. are mv authorizetl aaenis
at Clarksville, Tenn.
HiLKt simxs, captain.
March 1. 187.T-3in
Is widely known
as one of the most
dies ever discor
ered for cleans
ing the system
an. I ftnrifvino ttiA
y ttooa ine ten ot
years, with a con
' ' stand? rrowin
reputation, based on its intrinsic virtues,
and sustained by its remarkable cores.
So mild as to be safe and beneficial to
children, and jet so searching as to
effectually purj-e out the great corrup
tions of the blood, such ai the scrof
ulous and syphilitic contamination.
Impurities or diseases that hare lurked
in the system for years soon yield to
this powerful antidote, and disappear.
Hence its wonderful cures, many of
which are publicly known, of Scrofula,
and all scrofulous diseases, Ulcers
Eruptions, and eruptive disorders of
the skin, Tumors. Blotches, Bolls
Pimples, Pustules, Sores, St.
Anthony's Fire, ICose or Ery
sipelas, Tetter. Salt Khenra,
Scald Head, Ring-worm, and in
ternal Ulcerations of the Uterus,
Stomach, and Liver. It also cares
other complaints, to which H would not
seem especially adapted, such as Drop
sy, Dyspepsia, Fits, Neuralgia,
Heart Disease, Female Weak
ness, Debility, and Leucorrhcea,
when they are manifestations of the
It is aa excellent restorer of health
and strength ia the Spring. By renew
ing the appetite and vigor of the diges
tive organs, it dissipates the depression
and listless languor of the season.
Even where no disorder appears, people
feel better, and live longer, for cleansing
the blood. The system moves on with
renewed rigor and a new lease of lifr .
; -PBKPA&XD BT
Dr. J. C. AYER & CO., Lowell, Kasj.,
frmitleml md JUtmlytie! CkUstr.
old bt aix'sxcosiats'rvurwBtis.
FOE French Tinted and laitlal Pa
pers and latest tjl EnTricpe. S0 ta