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WTNNSBORO, S. C.
Thursday, June 2, -.- - 1898
(o anTr ATIs TIME.
Last week we hinted to correspon
dents in the so-called militia contro
versy that we would be glad to have
them end the controversy, and we be
Jieve that the public desired an end to
the communications as much as we
did. Now we desire to say that we
hint no longer. The controversy has
becomeintensely and ofrensively per
sonal, and any further artiele sent to
this office on the subject will be re
turned to the author if accompanied
with postage, otherwise it will be
destroyed. If correspondents desire
to attack each other, and not their
views about public questions, it must
be done through the mai's, or face to
face, or in any way they see proper,
but it can not be done through this
We never take sides in a controversy
of this kind, but, in fairness, we may
say that, in our opinion, a canvass of
thepolitical faith of the volunteers
will show that in numerical numbers
neither of the former political factions
in this State has any decided advan
tage and certainly nothing to boasl
about. Aside from this, the vital
question just now is, how the State is
going to furnish its. quota of volun.
teers. It needs them, and needs them
badlyI and it is no time to talk aboul
'WiCs~bould be their political corn
plexion. Let us rise to the importance
of the occasion, and stop our little
quarrels among ourselves. Even i
partisan body like Congress has laii
aside politics, and put country, tirthi
time being at least, above politics
The State has a reputation to sustain
and Tillsmanites and Conservative
have alike contributed to the makinj
of that reputation. Let them aliki
sustain it. If we shall fail by reasom
of -a little bickering arising out of locs
politics, how small it would make n
in the eyes of the rest of this grea
country. Be done with itt
I-r is reported that Governor Etterbe'i
friends are trying to hive him ap
pointed a Brigadier General. New
why? What militaryrc
What peculiar qualificati
serve in this capacity?
complaint has beenimade
by the Pi.psidenit ti
military positions: be
ythemselves or thei
ea&cestor had a pull
at the President wil
It is : ee a south
en a . the Federa
Gov' .~~~ lieve in th
eteriI /.0 ng. With th4
- king as our Governor
ksuch an importan!
should be entrusted te
rind are not only. doinj
but if successful the:
will have done a great injustice to thi
soldiers who may be under -him
Politics should have nothing to di
with the conduct of this war, and the
mere fact that he is Governor does no
miake him competent.
There are plenty of experiencsi
soldiers. G~ive the positions to them
IN New York they are having
great deal of rain. Says s' My World
Uncounted thousands -*.-d ser
prised, started, silent. As i' respond
Ing to some great general's co::an<
their eyes turned in one direction
Axed, dilated. There, in the dun cui
of heaven, where custom had taugh
them to look for but varying densit:
of mist, before their astounded gszs
swung a strange, great, brilliant orb
Some fell upon their knees and wor
shipped; others silently ga.ve them
selves up to estacy; one, the oldes
among them all, his gratified visnor
dimmed with tears of rejoicing, said
"It is the sun!"'
Hiere a cloud and rain would be
. - phenomenon.
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& Co., Chicag, and get a free sample
box of IDr. King's New Life Pills. A
trial will convince you of their merits.
These pills are easy in action and arc
pticularly effective in the oure of
Cnstipation and Sick Headahe. For
Malaria and Liver troubles they have
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guaranteed to be perfectly free from
every deleterious substance and to be
purely vegetable. They do not weaken
by their action, but by giving tone to
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a man for business or mrig.Easdly carried in
the vest pocket. Price 6 Boxe z~
&A4 only liyg..T. OBEAR, Drug.
CKILDEE14S' DAY ' AT ANTF
CHURO, BLACESTOC1 CIRCU
Mr. Editor: At the request of the
pastor, I herein give your readers a
short account of Childrens' Day, at
Autioch Church, Blackstock 'circnit,
Rev. P. B. ingram in charge.!
The 21st inst., which was chosen as
the day for the exercises, dawned on
us beautiful and br'ght; and as old
Sol rose in the heavens the day- grew
hot. The heat, however, wAs miti
gatcd, to a knmall extent, by a gentle
breeze, and to a considerabla extant,
by the thocghtfalness and liberality
of Hon. John G. Wolling, who kept a
barrel filled wit' -ire ice water, and
conveniently placed near by in the
Enclosed, the writer has the p,leas
are of sending you a copy of the
'.Children's Day Service", with sup
plement, as published, at Nashville,
by the agents of the Methodist Epis
copal Church South for the use of the
Sunday Schools everywhere within
its bounds. He does this, that you
may see, for yourself, that the pro
gram is elaborate; and, if carried out
in full and perfectly, would afford
entertainment and instruction to old
and young, alike. The wrriter thinks
he can safely say that Bro. Wolling,
the superintendent of the Sunday
School, has every reason to be proud
of this, his first attempt to carry out
the program of Children's Day.
For the song service, the most diffi
cult part of the program, he had the
assistance of Mrs. D. C. Anderson,
the organist, and teacher of music in
the Feasterville school; as also the as
sistance of Prof. Anderson, of whose
school the children of the Sunday
school composed the larger portion.
As the object of thesa exercises is to
interest and instruct- the children,
their parents, and visitors, we feel
quite safe in saying that this end was
successfully acconplished, judging
from the results as evideuced in the
smiling, happy faces of both d-ad
young. The writer heard but one
sentiment, expressed in the words,
"How well the children have done,
especially in their singing; and what
a treat we've enjoyed this '.ay in the
se: vice, the supplement, the dinner,
and our social interc>urse !"
According to the program, the first
address in order was that of the pas
tor,'Rev. P. B. Ingram, of Blackstock.
Those.., of us who know him as a
speaker were ready to enj.>v his ini
mitable talk from the ohject-subject,
"A Lead Pencil." We wish you
could have heard him, Mr. Editor, and
given a synopsis of his address in
your paper for the benefit of the boys
ana girls and the parents of Fairfield
County. I cannot do so in this re
port. He speaks with vim and energy
as if he has something to say and
knows how to say i. His address
t was both'amusing (as should be the
case on such an occasion, and on d
hot day) and instructive. I wish each
boy, and each girl and each parent in
all our noble old State conid have
heard it. The boy or girl who listened
and who was not stimulated to noble
retolves has a mind, as yet, unawak
ened to the possibilities that lie in h:
pathway; and tbe plarent who haard
and was not aroused to the de 'rmina.
tion to give his boy or g'I every
,is not worthy the name of
~~I4.rniht never to ~"have bee:
er was fron
superm ino1the Sunday
5 School, Hon. John . Wolling, our
> representative, a prominent man ii
. the community, a fgt'iful steward of
Antioch Church, .-and a useful man
rgenerally. Ele has a very winning
, way about him and a voice to mat:hE
it. All of us who know of his good
common sense and his great love, for
his Sunday School, were prepared te
-hear just the point,ed, practical talk
he gave the children, parents and visi
As there was no other address on
the program Prof. Anderson requested
the privlege of a five minutes talk to
the children, most of whom were his
day pupils. He had presented the
children with a banner, in the centre
of which there was a pure whife in
clined cross, and above and below
this, also in white letters, On a dark
ground was the quotation, "In this
sign you will conquer," generally
written in Latin, "In hoc signo
vinces." Prof. Anderson first asked
if anyone could tell him how to go
about constructing' or drawing a
cross (the "sign") as he had done of
white paper; and what were the rules
as to the proportions of its relative
parts. Securing no answer to his
question, he explained the rule of
.measurement for the different por
tions of a perfect cross, impressing
their importance. in drawing or con
.structing this "sign." He then asked
if anyone would tell him the legend
Sor story of the quotation ; and receiv
ing no response he proceeded to relate
the facts as obtained from history.
.This naturally led to a short talk
.about Constantine, the first Chris
tian Roman empnror, and his in.
fluence. As the story relates, he
heard these famous words in a
vision, or dream; and he had them
woven into the stanstards of the Roman
army' as their watchword. So each
boy and girl was exhorted to weave
them into the standard he was bearing
aloft in the battle of Life.
From the "Feast of Reason" we
pass to the "Flow of Soul" in the
shape of a basket picnic dinner spread
out upon a table, furnished by Bro.
Wolling, just in rear of the church
bnilding. It would occupy too much
time and take too much of your.valua
ble space to say all that might be said
about the dinner. Hie does know
whereof he affirms when he declares
that the ladies of this community
know how to minister to the wants of
the inner-man in the shape.of bread,
buisit, ham, fried chicken, pickles,
and "the sich and the like" that stay
on the bottom shelf of the cupboard,
while the custard., cakes, pies, and
"the sich and the like" that stay on the
top shelf of the cupboard have left no
wrds on our tongue, but have left a
lingering agreeable taste en our palate.
The crowd was orderly, and the
writer "shoo'd." only two dogs from
unde.j the table. Whether the writer,
with -the "parson's nose" of a fat,
yung rooster, together with all that
goes with that choice from a fowl, or
Bro. Ingraham, with his p,late of fried
chicken,was the happier man, would
be diElcult to decide ; and as for B3ro.
Wolling', he looked as if he felt happy
himself, and was wishing that "every
body else was in t.e enjoyment of this
sane business '
Nothing but praises we: e heard from
the lips of each and every one as the
crowd melted away at the coming of
- E RETo MOU
WE ARE ASSERTING LN TH
THE EXCLUSIVE U'SE OF TI3
"PITCHER'S CASTORIA," AS
I, DR. SAMUEL PITCHER
was the originator of " Cl
has borne and does now bear
the fac - simile signature of
This is the original "CA ST O
the homes of the Mothers of A
LOOK CAREFULLY at tJ
the hind. you have always bougl
and has the signature c
per. No one has authority f
The Centaur Company,of twhki
March 24, 1898.
Do Not B
Do not endanger the life
a cheap substitute which s
(because he makes a few
gredients of which even 1
"The Kind You He
Th Kind That ]
THE GCNIAUR GOMPANY. TT M
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
COUNTY OF FAIRFIELD.
BY virtpe of authority veated in me,
I have levied upon and will sell
to the hignest cash bidder, before the
Court house in Winnsboro, on the
FIRST MONDAY IN JUNE next, the
foiowiog described tract of land -
sold under the act referring to delin.
SCHOOL DISTRICT NO. 14.
B. L. Glenn, 1 lot; bounded nortt
by lands of U. G. DesPortes and H. L
Elliot ; east by lands of H. L. Elliott
west by lands of U. G. DesPortes
south by road from Mt. Zion Collegi
5-17 d R. E. ELLISON, S
ito Please You.
When you Canriot decide
wh~at to drink,
cate and delicious dshe s
Kachie: Pals aog GilE
Mauactuer' toets ofor the
ENTI E,BE RS c
Phone iu CO NW.LL,Y.8
f tic t Winnbfo
co' acpt and oe ous dieA
c.fut e eaiynfor e
tanuauers &g,cn.s ~orr her
E.COU3R; OUR PJG11T TO
7', WORD: TORIA," AND
OUa -rr E MARK.. .
of H nnis, Massachusetts,
ST 0 I:A," the same .that
- on everU
W DIA," wrapper.
R\I A" iich has been used in
merric fnr over thirty years.
We wr 4 ~r and see that it is
~ on the
f ." wrap
rom me use my name -except
SCs. f. Fletcher is President.
e D wed.
of yo ur child by accepting
ome d ruggist may offer you
more ennies on it); the in
ie do not know.
ve 'ays Bought"
eve Failed You.
NY*TLT. MCW YORK ClTV.
To the Introduction of
In and Contagious
to the Town
Wh been brought to the
attenti own Council of the
town that smallpox ex
ists an ic in the_-city of Co
is1d ity of Sumter, an
it is dm able by the Board of
Heal of the town of Winnsboro that
a s. quarantine be maintained as
t. tal travel from places where the
isease exists; therefore,
B ENACTED by and ordained by
- ' and Wardens of the
to abro, in council
m authority of the
SEc erson coming
eih ctly from the
*city om the city of
Su e or 1aces
tor r or any
thi..coipon'te~ limits of the wnof
Si:c.; 2. That any jerson coming
withio the said town of Winnsboro
againu. ths provisions of this ordi
nance may be detained at such place
as ma be designated by the Town
Con for' a time sufficient to show
that s b person is not afflicted with
any inftions disease.
Sica 2hat the Town Council shall
take I eps which may be necessary
to en the provisions of this ordi
Do. in1 coundli this the 21st day of
[L. ]. JAS. E. COA'N,
At :- TotendanJa
J . J. NEE, .-g
5-2 Clerk of Concil.,
HaL Restored Thousands t
- - Dijses.
Are cured almost instar a
neusy One bottle gves
relief and two or three bt
ties 'frequently effee4t a
anyonF, but try AFR CANA,
and get'iwell ant be a bl assing to
your amiy and tlo world~
sold bl anl Drggists.
- PRl K.IAJNA CO.,
- roP ef;ors,
. &la ta,Ga.
S W9 TED.
Pe ai th lands ~ for sale are re
quest tt the my hanadsfor
sale. - n cons -at receipt of so
many Peof en iv about lanus
from -r an Vstern Dirties,
that. e -ab e tofect sles for
those o'ilI g ye ar accurate de
?aiied ci ions of wit they have.
No c inj mad unless satis
facto lear. made. Descriptions
must in be gt ranteed and
o am , locatie, charaeter
olices y to raroads, post
- C4~ tions strictly .aidentiai 4
11 M ES G. GIB;ES,
Sta~:e Land gez.t,
" ride of Fairllelj,"
14i han biigh, jet black wih white
poi ts, good style and seton.
'ei 1True Blue,"
me ia ie, high-beaded anaxgame
Term , $.00 to insure with f'al.
(Choie of either.) D. '
7.9 ~ Mpnticsilo, S,C,
LL . ""y
THE POPE MANUFACTURING CO.
are prepared to furnish Bicycles
this season at prices
-TO SUIT ALL.
The Celebrated Chainless, - $.25 0(
The 5 per cent Nickle, 1898
.models, are "Standard of
the World," - - - - - 75 0.
Columbia models, No. 44, - - 60 08
Hartford, 1898 patterns, 7 and 8 5, 00
Hartford, 1898 Vedettes, 15 & 16 40 00
artford,1898 Yedettes,17k18 3506
~ -, ac and ill,~6
Everybody knows what the 5 per
cent Nickel Columbias are.
Many Hartfords are ridden in Winns
boro. Ask the riders what their record
is. We % ill rest our claims on what
they say. They stay out of repair
bhops and run "so easy."
All of the -above are made by the
Pope Manufacturing Co., which is a
guarantee of good workmanship.
If you want a cheap second-hand
wheel, we can furnish you one from
$500 up, but these wheels are not
guaranteed. "You take what you
JORDAN & DAVIS
T EAY Rll .(
THE OST MODERN SEWING
MAC.UN OF THE AGE, EM.
BRACING ALL OF TIHE
Range of Work,
OdSewirrg Machines taken in ex
Dealers wanted in unoupied terri
tory. Correspondence solicited.
J. II. DERMYSHIRE,
EBEL BUILDING, RICH MOND, VA
F~ox Co ur,soinr VACCINA7JON.
Be it ordained by the Intendant and'
Wardens of the town of Winnsboro,
S. C., in Council met, and by the au-I
hority of the same:
Section 1. That all persons residing
*n said tow~n of Winnsboro shall be
Section 2. Tbat it shall be the dat y
>f the Intendant to see that this Ordi
ianee shall be promptly enforced, and
te is hereby aiuthioriged n case of any
>erson refusing to obey the sarse, to
ase such compulsion as may be neces
ary to carry out the provisions of the
[L. s ] Intendant.
At test: JNo. J. NEIL,
Clerk of Council.
FI RST-C LASS
SC. Time Between Columbia:and7aok
son e. Eastern Time Between Co
lumbia an4 Other Points.
Effective tay 15,1898.
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SLEEPING CAE SERVICE.i
Excellent daily ger service between
FlorMda and Newr.
Nos.87and 8-Washin2toandSoth 's~
ni1mted.a Soli ebld -train with dnn
Icars andCrst class coches north of hrlte
drii oomsepn betw
ImnSleeping ears between Charlotte
and diond. -lei -
tion at -otl for ODPOCO E,
F' ast W Tjg
cais between AugsaadShar
Coum ,nroute dAII..A
jkQvJeand Cincianati, via Ahve
FRANS. GANON,. J.M. CULP,
.Third T-P. & Gen. Mgr. T. M., Wasinon..
W.A.T s .H.HARn
G. P. A.,Wa igton.- A. G. P. A., Atlanta.
10 GOOD YOUNG MULES.
.5 COMMON AGED GO OD!
WORK MULES, all broken, sound
a" d of raight.
2 GOOD SADDLE HORSES.
2 GOOD MARES, young and well
Also a few PLUG HORSES and
a feW PLUG MULES.
I will sell the above stock cheap forj
cash or on time until f&ll on good:
paper; or I will exchange any of them
for broken down stock. One good,;
heavy team of mules.
MI1LCH COWS.-I still have a few
on hand and will sell them or exchange
them for dry cattle. I will pay the
highest cash price for a lot of'young,:
poor cattle, that will do to pssture, at
Life Assurance Socie ty
of the United States.
The manggement of the
Eqi beLife Argurance Socii ty
inii errity is desirous of s- cur-:
ing the service of a man of char.I
ac er and ability to represent its '
interest with Witnnsboro as brad i
gaers. The right man will be
thoroughly educated in the sciecc
Sof life insurance antd the art of Az
Wsuccess ful soliciting. There i.4 nto thi
busin;ess or profession not re- a
Squit ing capital which is more reb-s
munieranive than a life ageney
conducted with energy and abil
iy. Correspondence with metn
who dette to secure permanent
employ ment and are ambitious to
at tain prominence in the profec- i
sion is invited.
W. J. ROD LEY, Mgr, ,
3-19-3m Rock Hill, 8. C.l
WIEN OR40, C.
nstruct Entire Exchages,
Private Lines, and
Other Electrical Works.
ou think a.Telepbone convestion woul1
your business, write to is. Corrses
Isolicited. Our advice for theaskin
Tri-W ekly, a Year i- A tdaace ,
~ky, $150 a ear in Advauw.e
- LETrER HEADS,
Iand everything in job lime done
3as cheaply as anywhere else is
Ivery penny spent at
home is kept at home.
DR, J.B. BROOKS,
te phy sician in charge of the Keeley
[nstitute at Hot 8prings, Ark.,
and the. Tri-Elixirla itemedy
*Co., Memphis, Tenn.,'-has
opened a rivate insti
tote at t Springs
for the treat
~rphie, Viiie, Oin al
id all diseases th it comes to.
e great health resort, such
rheumatism, neoraltia, in
rania, nervous, blood, liver,
'ney and stomach c o m.
His homes treatment for ,the
whiskey ad drug habit aa
be sent to any address. 'or.
respondence solicited and eon
rReferences: Any banker or eity
mial of Hot Srings. 1241.7
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