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TRI-WEEKLY EDITION.] WINNSBORO, S. C., TUESDAY MORNING, FEBRUARY 6,1877. LVOL. 1. NO. 3.
riOCK
OF
SPRING GOODS
WILL BE
E C.EDIVE D
AT
lkNNENB E R. 'S
DRY GOODS,
CLOTHING;
- " BOOT
AND
SHOE
~EDM.P O I TT M.
CALL AND SEE THEM.
jan 25,
NEW GROCFRtY STORE.
hAVING taken charge of the G*ro
cery Store formerly occupied by R.
Li. Dannenberg, I desire to inform
the publie that I keep constantly on
hand tar nd choic stock of
Yours Rlespectfully,
N.-LEVIN, Jr.
Winnsboro, S. C., ec. f1t, 1876.
.1 drgndtakes" 10eadre h'
informing his friends and' the igublio
that "e bad 14 4e4 aht large and
commodious Brick Hotel, located in the
o4Isr eaInkteh1e e M~prep~l'dt
to accommodate. 4hifae'96 slean and
well furnished room,, and a table sup
plied with., the. beast. tha.A. the market
affords.
,,1lI314,itduWtmrfledn iopkefI to
receive the publio patronage.s o f !-'
*q.amo) sn4ZAl~i D13ZWV
Publishers and Printers
Can buy direct of the Manufacturer on
favorable terms.
"Tum ANSON HARDY CUTTINo MACHINES
are the best and cheapest low priced
machine made, and have a national repu
tation for utility and durability."-The
fectrotyper, Chicago.
THE ANSON HARDY PAPER CU'rER is by
far the best machine which can be ob
tained for a less price than one hundred
dollars. It is of great strength. These
machines have always taken the highest
stand. It is the only machine to which
is applied the Patent Movablo Cutting
Board. This device has a reputation of
itself: by it, the cutting board can be in
stantly and accurately moved, so that a
perfect out is insured . This is a very im
portant point in the machine, and one
that is possessed by no other. It greatly
reduces the labor of preparation in work
ing the paper backward and forward.
We cannot too strongly recommend the
advantages of this patent movable board.
It is worth the price of this machine, and
purohasers should fully understand how
Jiighly it is to be valued."-Geo. 1, Rowell
& Co.'s Newspaper Reporter and Printer's
Gazelte.
TILE LATEST IMPROVED HARDY CARD CUT
TER is pronounced the most desirable
Card Cutter in the market, for the general
uses of a printing office.
The well known RuooLEs CAn CUTTER,
with my latest improvements. is still pre
ferred by many printers, anl holds its
favoritism over other machines.
None genuine but those having my full
address lettered in the casting.
f:.-? Newspapers in want of advertising
from first parties should sen for my
circular.
F. A.IAItIIY,
A uburndale, Mass.
I will buy of those that buy of me.
dec 14
GREAT CLEARING OUT SALE
of
~DMR- G-OODS.
CARPETS,
Window Shades,
BOOTS, SHOES, and HATS,
at the
(gand Central DRY GOODS
ESTABLISHMENT
of
Icreery & Brother
H AVING bought out the interest of
W. B. LOVE, we will make positive
sale of our entire stock for cash at prices
far below cost, to make room for a choice
and elegant stock of
SPRING GOODS.
The following are some of the leading
prices:
Tapestry Brussels Carpets, best makes,
at $1.00 a yard.
Extra Super and Ingrain and All Wool,
50, 75 and $1.00.
Window Shades and Rugs below cost.
Dress Goods, at 10, 12.} and 25, reduced
from 61) and 75.
Hosiery and Gloves at half their val e.
Rest Standard Prints, at 61 and 8j.
4.4 Wamsutta Bleach, at l
4-4 Androscoggin and Fruit of Loom,
10.
Boots and Shoes at half price.
Big bargains may be expected, aao.
little money will buy a good many goods,
We intend to do a live business, and will
alsays have bargains to offer our custo
mers.
.y; Samplcs sent on ap~plication and
expressage'paid on bills over $10.
McCRE~ERY & BROTHER,
Grand Central Dry Goads Establishment.
T. A. MeCREEnY, 13. 13. MeCREERY.
Ii.' ARwns. WS. HoRKA.
I. CLENDINING,
Boot and Shoo Maniufacturer,
WINNSDORtO, S. C.
THIE undersigned re
Sspectfully annonnees to the
~~ citizenA of Fairfield that he
Shas removed his Boot and
Shoe Manufactory to one door below Mr.
C. Mullers. I am prepared to manufacture
all styles of work In a substantial and
workmanlike manner, out of the very best
materials, and at prices fully as low as the
same goods can he muanufactured for at the
North or elsewhere, I keep> constantly on
hand, in good Stock' of Slde and U pper
Leather, -Shoe Findings &o., which will be
sold at reasonable pries., Repairing
promptl attendled to. Tornisstrictly Cash.
lere ildes bough
oct 12 - J. ELNDINING.
To Ouw Patr ona.
r Eundeorsi gned desire to remann
th r old friends and customers and
bfound at the~ir old staind, with afull.
tOr 'df Plantation and Paemily Groceries,
h1B$., M1o~ , p Domestie Dry Gpodb &e.
All fwiii ~e are oifrng .at prices in
keep~h ,'l 'ehai'd tiied and scarciy
of'tnon~ey.' ive usa call and boedhvinced
of wh4t we say, ~ -
pagndekit 'at slnoot or they will find th41r
acbnsin: the hands of ian offiedir fot
be o W,~ n~eed ouli money and must
hav2 JHSO &PTIR*
NEW ADVERITISEMENT8.
2 ' FANVCY CAR DN,15 styles with
name, 1Octs. post paid. J. B.
IUSTED, Nassau, Hens. Co., N. Y.
TRIFLING
With a Cold is Always Dangerous.
USE
WELLS' Carbolic Tablets,
a sure remedy for Coughs. and all Dis
ases of the Throat, LIump t, Chest and
Mucous Mlembrane.
PUT UP ONLY IN BLUE BOXES.
Sold by all Druggists.
C. N. CRITTENTON, 7 Sixth Avenuo, N. Y.
A LUCRATIVE
BUSINESS.
p- We want 50') more first-class Sew
ing Machine Agents, and 500 men of
energy and ability to learn the business
of selling Sewing Machines. Comn pensa
tion liberal, but varying according to
ability, chaareter and qualiticationsof the
Agent. For particulars, Address
Wilson Sowing Machino Co.
CHICAGo.
827 & 820 Broadway, New York, or New 1
Orleans, La.
( AG'TS WANTED FOR HISTORY
ENTEWL EXHIBITIO
It contains 330 fle engravings of build-.
ings and scenes in the Great Exhibition
and is the only authentic and oomph to
history published. It treats one of the
grand buildings, wonderful exhibits,
curiosities, great events, etc. Very cheap
and sells at sight. One Agent sold 48
copies in one day Send for our extra
terms to Agents and a fall description of
the work. Address National Publishing
Co. Phila.,Pa., or St Touis, Mo.
CAUTION. Unreliable and worthless
books on the Exhibition are being circu
lated. Do not be deceived. See that the
boo!s you buy contains 874 pages and
330 fine engravings.
Wonuie'fu1 Succes . 23,7000
0F THE
CENTiNNIAL EX OSITION
DESCRIBED AND ILLUSTRATED,
Sold in GO .days It being the only
complete low.price work (770 pages only
$2.50\,treating of the entire history.grand
buildings, wonderful exhibits,curiosities,
great days, etc.; illstrated, and $1 eheap)
er than any other; ever body wants it.
One new a, at cleared $3i) in 4 weeks.
3,000 agent -.1f1 Smid quickly for
proof of ab p~i.n< ftP mas clergy,
and press. '* Irtges, full description,
and our ex :us.
HUBBARD . Puns.. 733 Sanson St.,
Phil., Pa. on1. Beware of falsely
Claimed ofli ad worthless books. Send
for iroof.
NOTICE. We have
tho lrgestand beot
selin St~oattionery
m ea.arni ge In the
go n ani it lfiablo Jewelry. Cn o
onp. iicaoe. , wlht n Mled-plnicit alcove utn
ad m e nho bof cNeinat bn ,potd, P"ccnt.. 13 p,:.ka~~cs. wvih assourted Jawe.ry,
V1. h.: .(:Wtt Pa-enf .ecer Wtnch free t. all agents.
BRIDE & CO., 700 Broadway, N. V.
TWEVE
articloslo one. nIol.i.OYD (O3tlt ATION. Cnn tho
BR4e4 D8 It Pncl.l7,9iBliolerandw y, Ner,. e.k~lfo,
Enveltle iupuiiur.Paa lier~ot'er Rubeor, sowilig ittluln
Thruiil Cutter, nod Sfir i?'ti seamos. Cu it'oa alt
hook, sui Eyes, iil 00'. V.oig Ilut,. Ac S.,. of e
cnromon pencl, i'm heai-v i nia iltted . ut v.il i rut
a Ilftto. Agonlyitr o~ling ,oommatv stud n..y I i leh
boat soiling mril, a ot. Stamo 2$ .emts, Filx for
$I. * xtrumirulniarvtnlucll tCs~i I A5Oimls. Bend fur
aatoolo liil(ioz,'o and rumova s your lion.
BRIDr . '. 789 Broadway, N. V.
aAINR kf ACK A01:9. aind
SIX t 5o LlOYD) COIIIII\A.
V Qa r.LARS.
709 Broadway, N. Y.
CONNOR& CHANDLER
CALL ATTENTION
'T0 THIEIR NEW STt)CK OF~
STERLING SILVERWARE,
REDUCED~ PRICES.
Table 8poons,
Tea Spoons,
Euagar Spoons,
T.able Forks,
Pap Spoons,
Butter Knives,
Pickle Forkcs,'
AND
Ladios' Garter Latches.
dee. 7
eart astiW foun&M the, oldltaid .with
a suppally-larg shook ,o ~ f
HOW THETPEACE BILL WON.
Conkling Putting in the Opening Wedge
--How Morton's Influence was Nulli
fled-- Why Blaine Voted as He Did
Other Causes and Effects.
Correspondcnce PI idelphia Timn. {
A good many people in Washing
ton, and no doubt almost everybody
away from the Capital, were amazed
to see how little party leadership
amounted to among the Republicans
when they came to vote on the con
promise bill. Morton and Shormnan
rallied but two or three respecta)le
recruits. All the rest of their fac
tion was made up of the shabby
carpet-bag crowd from the South.
In the House Garfield, Hale and
Frye, who led the assault upon the
bill, had a better following, but it
was because when the measure got
to that body its success was assured,
and a lot of moral and political cow
ards thought it safer to vote against
it, so that if the commission should
not count in Hayes they could say
to their constituents that they had
washed their hands clean of the
doubtful business at the outset.
Two causes operated in the Sen
ate to nullify the influence of Mor
ton. The first was the belief that
the solid people of the country were
in favor of the bill That would not
alone have worked its passage, how
ever, for it was evident that the Re
publican politicians were everywhere j
opposed to it. The party newspa
per's were down on it. Every senator
got letters and dispatches by the
pocketful, from postmasters, revene
collectors and ofliceholders of all
othe. species, appealing to him to
hold the fort. But the conviction
was forced uipon all prudent minds
in th - body that holding the fort was
a very hazardous business when a
faction within the walls were seeking
to unbar the gates. The Republican
majority had disintegrated on the
question the question of the consti
tutional way to count the vote. Not
even the lash of party necessity could
hold it together.
Conkling it was who put in the
entering wedge. Before the holiday
he was morose and reticent. No
body could get a word from him on
the Presidential J uestion except
that he was looking into precedeuts.
He studied them so carefully that
he accumulated a whole arsenail of
weapons for use against the theory
that the President of the Senat has
the right to make the count and sort:
the good votes from the bad Early I
in this month he dropped his silent
manner and spent day after city in i
long argumentative private talks 1
with other senators. He was mak- i
ing converts to his view that no ,
such right existed. Ferry thought ]
t) )e.0 ito him j nd bring him around
to the then orthodox belief by pnt
ting him on the conference commit
tee instead of Logan, who resigned
to go to Illinois. This was a fatal
mistake. It gave Conkling just the
leverage he needed. He was no
longer. a single member. of the Son- l
ate, susp1ecte3d of disloyalty to his par
ty, b~ut one of the p~owerful Council
of Fourteen. He at once allied him-<
self with Edmnunds and between i
them they converted Frelinghunyson.
Thus thcy threwv Morton into the ri
diculous attitude of the one juror who
said that he ncycr saw eleven such -
stupid and obstinate men as his
associates were when they all refused ~
to give a verdict to his liking.
The scheme for pushing Hayes
into the Presidency in the face of
Democratic threats and lprotests had
its throat cut by Conkling. Some
sort of compromise became a party
necessity. It only needed six Re~
publicans to join Conkling, Edmnunds
and Frelinghuysen to bioik the
majority in the Senate. More than
that many were ready for the move
mont--not because they wanted an
alliance with the Democrats, they
were as good Rtepufblicanls as any
body, but thev could see more than
an inch before their noses, They ~
believed that it wvould ruin the
future of their party to put Hayes
in by force with only the color of
authority conferred by a disputedr
constitutional interpretation as to (
where the power lay to count the
Electoral votes. They had their own I]
interest besides to look after. Most
of them must be candidates for re
election two years hence, and if the
Republican party in the couintry i
went into bankruptcy it would be.1
a poor compensation to, themn to
have aye~Ii %g too $n9tlg9
SIt becanieevident,0,nt1g
agg that th~e H{ouse eionrat ere"
going to sftick to :their ao~rigi'
ia1an of electing .and .inigura -
Sildet in 'ce the Sa e .at,
tk1ted to piit, " ay in by tv~,i
its ptesidenteaunt thinta~ Strng.
partisans of the Morton school
rather liked this prospoot, but mvod.
orato men hesitated to rush into any
abyss they could not muL:taro. They
saw endless possibilities of evil
and no cortain good in the plan to
choke the Democrats into subinis
sion. There was still another con
sideration inclining thom to a con
prolise--a toleraLbly strong confi
dence in the legal validity of Hayes'
185 votes. A tribunal of a judicial
character would probably confirm his
claim, they thought. At least, his
chances would bo better than
Tilden's
MuBich wonlor is expressed that
Blaine did not act with this class of
sonators instead of with the Morton
faction. All the ex-Speaker did for
Morton was to cast a voto against
the bill, and that ho did with a show
o)f reluctance. Only the day before
hle said to some friends that lio
thought ho should support it. I
have no doubt that ho wanted it to
pass. All his interests lie in the di
rection of maintaining the strength
of the llepll)liCan party. They
would be better subserved by the
inu~maugration of Tilden than of
Hayes, unless the latter can go in
with a clear title. The bull-dozing
scheme of Mor ton would have proven
fatal to Blhmie's aspirations for the
Presidency. Why then did ho vote
against the bill ? Because lio knew
it was going to pass. Ho know, too,
that the active young Republican
politicians of the country, in whose
,,yes ha figures as the Napoleon of
American politics, were hostile to it,
regarding it, in an unreasoning way,
is a surrender. He had, therefore,
either to vote against it or run the
risk of losing the support of this
muinenso body-guard of devoted
partisans. If the commission seated
ilden these men would never havo
forgiven Blaine if his name had
ippeared on the aflirmative side of
the roll call. It was not statesman
ship to act as Blaine did, but it was
unquestionably politica' shrewdness.
The coal supply of England is a
nhief basis of her groatness, and the
British newspao)rs consequently
frequently discus. how long it will
probably last. In 1869 the subject
was fully investigated by the Coal
Comm issioners, apd they reported
hat her col measures at that time
entained 14(3;480 millions of tons.
l'his they estimated was a supply at
he lowest calculation sufli cient for
i0 years. Other estimates give
ier supply as sufficientj for over
1,200 years, but these figures are
)asetl on the belief that the annual
onsumulptio;n of coal will remain
tluost stationary. On the contrary
,his annual consumption is twenty
millions of tons more now than it
vas when the estimate was made.
-angland supplies coal for all the
vorld, Sending it even at times to this
ountry. Hundreds of ship loads of
oal go from British ports every
'oar to almost all parts of the
Ulan tic, Pacific and Indian oceans.
Plhe export to San Fran.irsco is
ite large. It is only recently that
he United States has begun com-.
>eting with England to any extent
a; a coal exporter, but wvith cheap
olour p)ossibilition of increasing
rado in this direction are very
go at.
A correspondent of the English
V~echanic insists that musical
ounds stimulate the growth of
ilants. He gives an instance in
oint. In a barren section of
~ortugal lho built a small conserva
ory, and endeavored' to cultivate
osos and other flowors under shel
cr, but, in Spite of i. pvecautions
adustry, they did not* lurish.
)ne day he took a harmoni' into
he groenshouse, and played' for
everal hours. The *practice lie
aintainedl for sover~al naonths, and
va surpriscd to sob a 'gradual but
apid recovery of health on-the p art
f his plants. He attributes their
miprovemnits to the .influence of
rmsic, and unfolds the theory that
ho singing of birds is conducive
'getab~le life.
THE~ JwsH )3Es'oRATION.--A curi
us rumor is afloat, for which we do'
oet vouch, that the .ror'te, in'ut
agernoss for money, has offered toi
ell the Hereditary Pashalic( 9th
loly Land to any candidae accept-.
ad by the Jews, ini return for fh loan.
rho transaction would be one of thoi
nostQingilar in histor, bukt a;s
mot beyond the range o~
Lalstine needs nothing it~'g
Ion' Md treeA, and althoughli Jw
~ionb migh be 1o4traictd4 frq'n; a4
L'he restoration of thg , asWIU
Uortl '1eadodifleid fco
mduglh to satisfy'eved the sidin
ia ofthe anthoey of "A1rof.7-'.4..3'e

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