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he has :id in in istc ted tA lic ciii iuii it
satislact 11111 A At all having I AliSlliCSS
1)CtOUC the I A l~ A3tA.' (2011lt.
lie is :ili cdl ilcst advocate t.~f CVcVv
lUOVt lli('lit toi I Iii) lA1l).i nceiiiciit 01
the niatcrial aiLti 15 et Ne~vherrv
atid juStly popiilai wit Ii all cla~cs
of his fellow citizens.
F. XV. I liggiiis was horn in the
city of Newberry oh the utli ot
Noveniher, i sso. Entered lArima
ry dep:irttiieiit of Ne~vherry LAAIILgA.
at the age of tell and Spoilt thud.
years in attend:uiice at t hat institli
tioti. Oti the death of his grand
father, Francis B. I liggins. retnovet.
to Newl)ern, Ala. and livc(1 ~~'itl
his uncle. I)r. A. W. I liggitis, an
finishi d his education at St. Wit
freds Institute and C reen Spring
Military School. lie returned t
Newberry in i868, since whije
time lie has becn engaged in farni
lug and teaching. in 1894 lie wn
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Nb l~ iii 1lt1tliIIIti~ l1~I\12 .t. LII III
lttljiice td S;.iI I .S~i ~. -dill Oil
NI r. ii iggins has scuved Ct ilit 11111 -
OIlSlV i'IS secrt.talV 01 the coiiiitV
slipVri lltCti(ICIlts dcpartnien t. tiLE six
~cars, and ha-. also occupied iou the
sune term a pl:lcc oti the e xccuti \*e
atid legislative COlliiIlittcCS of that
NI u. II iggins has hecti a faith ftil
and CijurteOnS slIpt2IiIitCIl(lCilt, and
has ,ii:tde ~ toti it the ,cln u ils and
thc ud ici~ ms djsirihn tioii 4 the
fUndS. 1112 is a ca tididate for re
Capt . NI. NI. Buford who is ser~'
iug his first term as Sheriff of Ne~v
I berry Countv.~ was born in tiiion
- County, S. C., February 13. 1846.
in 1862 young Buford enlisted
in Co. '1K." 5th Regiment, South
i Carolina Cavalr~, I-Ia:nptou's coin
- nlali(l. lie was ~oiie of the escorts
s of thc officers bearing the flag of
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~*It ~i I I I~ 1 J( )1
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tllrae(l li'i:u:e, going hack to the
I run, t Ii ~ dig lily ideuiti fy in g him
\~ 1'h t~i :11! r~: ~in~ their in
t~. Fe- ts hi e Ii ~k i )fl liii i iiiflt j)art
iii I II 28 3 1 /AI1~ flie laX Iii~uti
gi aui~.Ze ~la(l the alliance. I )nring
the reign ,17 the Red Shirts Capt.
B n tord COlil ma li(lCd one ot the crack
Cuilii~31iieM ot the eoUiit V. lie cii
joys the distiuietion (if being the
oud~' geulluiuie K ii Klux that ~va~
ever hiit~iight to trial from Newber
i*y Con lit '.' in the I. ii it~d States
I :~ ~( >e - ~lec:e.~ S>eri if b'.
a ua. ~~1u it v b 331 :iuin~lrcc
herr'. Co tuui~v as good a Shutriff a
lie gave to the Coiifederatc army
s ,ldier to d1 'attic for his c )untry
iE'i'i' I~R ,V CONG R ATI;l.AT!oN
Sheriff Bn ford has received tli
folhowiiig letter from Supcrinteu(1
cut I). J. Griffith:
''State of South Carolina,
''Office of Supt. l~enitcuitiary,
Columbia, S. C., April 19, 1900.
1 ~ ~ I Vt M:i.C \I\
\ (Il Ilk
c iiv I i I b lAVC.
cIduicl ~ i> ' tlleili. Whice
Brands at pLsmd 1"
cahioul D r. ov, who i-; kntow
to*el,\* C;tizellu of Newburry Coulin
tv has :Acceptablly 1f1lled the reCSpIt(I
Awo Aw. OW. ow -e owO
A Fine V
silie oince o couny treai.er for
tel ears. and were lie to ,me be
fore the people again lie -
againlst all contiers, but lie de
cided notA to) be a candidatt
this declaration Newheri '>itv
lt)>es one of her iluost faitl 1i
NI I. Hoyd was born il Verr
entered Newherry College it let
that in1stitutioll tko y ears ler to
enter tle service of his ntry
I Ie served as private inl1k T311
T:. 'hird Solth Carolih from
April, 1 S I . to October, I -
he was pinOImtC( to Corp and
ill .\nglst, ISI;, to first eas
At tle hatzle of Cedar Crn Oc
so.lie was shot tlrougl h
ancr iand renilaied(l c
tivit vu til july ;; , I865.
N I v. Hoyd has been ad, nt o
j:1ies 1). Nance Camup sin, :s 01
lie is secretary of the ,in
SIIday SChool convention d Z
th, Coun ltyv allianlce, and11 un
chairni: of tile Deniocrati r
Ill every sphere of active lift hi
M r. I1yd Il.as been called ' n to
l11l li has been faithful to .1 the
duties devolvilig uipo hint l el.
jmoy the respect and colidt :1e of
hi. fellmv eitizens in every vlk of
''he Soith buys lallins 1 the
North. \\'I\ not establish a fac
tory for their imianiifacture ill New
berry It would pay.
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