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g \mAN6EBURG, 8. C, JULY ly, 1878.
Mr. Ktbk Robinson b authorized to
collect and vc. ;;;)t for advertisements and sub
?iftOTTfln m ff
Baptist Church?Services'every Sabbath. (D.
?"V;,) at 11,. A. M,,.and at 7J/FVM. I Dti I.
J>. Durham, Pastor. _ . ,
? Presbyterian Churcli*-i^Servicc? at i IX AS M.;'
and 4 P. M?Sabbath School at91 A. M?.
Prayer raeetingThursday afternoon.'at 4 o'clock.
Rev. J. D. A. Brovrji^EyangelUt. , !
. Church of the Redeemer (Episcopa^-^-Sab
bath School 9A. M.
Methodist Church?-Service <'jrt\U<y!A> rM.
and 7* P. M. Sabbath School at 9 A. M.?
Rev, F. Autd, Pastor.
? Lutheran ?hllrcli^-Sabhath School at 9 A.
Dr P. A. Dantzler, Superintendent.
TOWN DIRECTORY,'. .. ? ;
Mayors?F. H. W. Briggmann.
Clerk?E. J. Qliveros..
Treasurer?Wm. WillcocK. 1
Aidermen-rE.! >T. OUvetas,?Wm.' WiUeock,
Geo. Boliver, A. Martin.
Omngcbnr^ Hail Arrangement.
Northern, Western'and'1 -Opens. Closes.
J Charleston . . V. . . 1130 A. M.. 7.30 A. MV
Columbia. 9 A. M. 10 A. M.
Offico hours from 7 A. M. to 5 P.'M; Sundays
Persons wishing Money Orders for the North
and C^arl?ton,-. must .purchase
them the evening before in order to have them
gc^c-fftbe next morning...- -...
W. E. WILLIAMS, P. M.
ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE OF TRAINS
, PASSENGER. FREfQHT.
DAT tratns. , DAY trains.
Down - - - 8.03 A. M.
U>j.-10.46 A. M.
Up^ I - - - 1.48 A. M.
Down - - 0 7.50 A.M.
Up - - - - 12.42 A/M.
NIQnT trains. ..
Down - - - 6.13 P.M
Up- 5.31 A. M
?jj?- ^ce change in mail arrangement.
ft&, Notice is called to t]io "Acb3 of|
(j.-neral Assembly,'" begun in this issue.
8?- Those beautiful machine-cut shin
gles of Mr. R. A. Aldrich, are going off
by (ho car load.
t@*Mr. Brower being overcome with
the heat of Monday, fell ina severe fit,
Dr. Salley was promptly in attendance,
and afforded relief.
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?Uffi^We^?re : requested to state that
there will he service, on Sunday next, at
the Episcopal Church, commencing?at
naif post ten o'clock.'
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tST Mr. W. N. Scovill lost a fiue
hoise oh Thursday lost. The animal
seemed to.suffer f&fn a'fit, that gave the
greatest agony for a short timo until
death ensued.' . ?
j?.1Ve had tho pleasure of a visit on
'Tuesday last from Dr. Thos. Legare, of |
?Charleston, S. C, who contemplates prac
ticing medicine in ?rangebucg. Dr.
Legare has had considerable experience
in his profession, having been located for
several years past at the City tiospital
in Charleston. Whether ho should de
cide to locate here or not wo Wish him
success, heartily,.wherever he may pitch
the rev. f. auld #
Has. returned from hie Northern trip,
looking remarkably well.
dr. i.d.. dur Abi
Has leftibr a pleasure trip to the moun
rev. b? w. Bilden
Arrived yesterday, for a Bhort sojourn
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Peaches and melons arc coming in
freely. .Tho .latter are not as large as
RAIN AT LAST..
Refreshing showers fell 6n Thursday
and Friday afternoons. Tho rain was
much needed, and was gratefully receiv
A street fiout.
Tho dullness of.Monday was relieved
by an arrest and a. vigorous resistance.
The officers of law approached Isaac
Whitraore (colored) to arrest him for
some offenso not learned, he refused to
recognize the authority, and appealed to
muscle to^ossert and sustain liberty.?
After much parly he waa seized, but
^hjp^k,.loqso j^roiu the, grip of fthe consta
ble, he rnado another, resistance, which
:was . OAi^lantly hacked by a female'
friend, who employed the lash of a fury
^e\|hoohlev; ,i hi, capto.. ; Joe
Macbeth (.the .ever c?urfooua. barber)
moved with a fellow feeling; loaned his,
strength to resist the constable, andjead
tbrelate Ib?ncLJiia ceu'tro cf graviVf? at
full-length dri the' street: But* like his
tabled, namesake/Macbeth, assumed the
Heenau, and displayed a : considerable
d&gree of*8ciehce. Tho odds were against
him, and the prisoner was lodged in'jail,
Joe*s Svhito apron was marred with the
gorVof the conflict.
CHANGE OP BASE.
Mr. Fischer wo learn has, purchased
the business of Mr. J. H. W?hlers, and
will move his stock from the stand on
Market-street, to that opposite Messrs.
Bull, Scoville <fc Pike.
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MAKE YOUR RETURNS,
Before it is too late and do not' incur
the penalty. . The office of thoi Auditor
is open every day, and every faoility-! is
afforded in tho way of time and' opportu
nity. Remember that after the 20th of
August, all delinquents, are liable to tho
penalty of 50 per cent, additional. tax.'
See notice m another column.,
THE PROSPECT OF THE CROP.
Of cotton is far from encouraging.?
The' summary of intelligence, sets the
probability at one third decrease. Corn
? is also much shortened. In spite of this
cotton droops in price. A largoradvauce
has been made than ever before ou the
crop, and tho likelihood is that the next
year will see the country drained of moneys
COTTON " *fc
? Has been coming in freely during thw
past week. Tho bogging in many in
stances had an appearance of mildew, as
if stored away under shed to await better
?prices. A colored man had an interest
in one lot, which was sold by tho gentle
man with whom ho worked last year.?
Ho informed us that his portion of tho
crop brought him between four and five
A family consisting of husband and
wife, daughter and sou, were at our de
pot a few days ago. Tho father stijtcd
that several thousand immigrants were
determined to scatter over tho( South.?
There is plenty of room, a plenty of
cheap land, aud a hearty welcome for
THE DROP BOX
At tho postoffico is a great conven
ience. Mr. Williams plys^ the fan, but
agrees with our suggestion "that a shed
would make Loth himself and his cus
tomers more comfortable. Our new P.,
M. has the" endorsement of every one,
and any short comings will not bo his,
or if they ate, -tyill be promptly rectified.
SHOOT THE OTHER SIDE.
On Saturday whilo tho freight train
was waiting Uig arrival of tho down pas
I senger, a sprinkling of small shot rattled
against one of tho box cars. The un
wclcomo fusilade wtfke up a volley of
expletives not lajd down in Webster,
although specially designed for a gentle
man of tho same name. Tho mystery
was easily explained ; the blue jays are
pecking the grapes in the vineyard ad
joining tho Claflin buildings, and the
propiietor was scaring or thinning them
off. This statement being made the
bombardce said "let him shoot, the other
OUR FIRR DEPARTMENT.
There is perhaps iro community of the
same population, and whose young men
are so thoroughly engrossed in business,
that manifests a deeper interest in its fire
deportment, than that of Orangeburg.?
The espbit du corps is not of'that Phil
adelphian,and "Federal Hill" order that
required a conflagration that devastated
millions of property-to maintain a volun
teer fire brigade. Fprtunately for those
cities, a paid department, has lessoned
the numbor of fires, done away with ap
palling street fights, and restored com
partitive peace. Our town has been sin
gularly exempt from w?en alarms of fire,
which speaks volumes for the good order
of society. The ipol&iorjs;.. so > -provalpat*
in other portions of tho country, North,
East, West.ftud So^tl^J^^<??)un1tnfe.s\ Ji.
?The "Young America" under the com
mand of Capt. J. W.. Moseloy is a. sub
stantial arid powerful single broke of tho
'Hunneman" [build, 'the. monthly in
spection, aud exorcise of (lib machine
proves it to bo in first rate order. The
company enrolls many of our best citi
zens, and its quota of membership is full.
The "Elliott" Hook and Ladder Truck
is a most convenient and well equipped
apparatus. Tho monthly parade is also
regularly maintained,' and the member
ship already effective is increasing and is
an honorablo rival of its . .older ?consort
The "Comet" manned by a'sturdy set of
color.ejljcltilzeife, .i? capable" dfdf sehnrging
a.far reaching stream, and with such
willing linnda and abundant muscle,
would be-indispensable in- tjic ovent of
an accident, but this Company needs
help in the way gfYhosej &c, which wo
hope the fire masters will recommend.
Cannot our Are companies get-up a tour-t
uament to test the strength of the cham*
pion compauy. Don't say beat after one
CAPT. SHERIDAN'S 'ACADEMY.
Tho exercises of this institution upon
the eve of -vacation wore largely attended
by the neighborhood, together with many
invited guests from the town. Business
prevented' us from accepting the courte
ous invitation of its principal, to be pre
sent. "Wo are unable to give a pro
gramme of this pleasant affair, but.
from the information gathered, it was an
examination tlmt^d-crcdit^to^the taught,
"the " refutation? honorably
won, of the pre
A HEALTHFUL SIGN.
We urged a short time since, that our
towii could with the proper effort be
made a successful rival of Aiken or a,ny
other resort for invalids.. Since then a
gentleman who has fully acquainted him
self with the properties of our :.climate,
has had a conference" with the view of |
carrying iuto effect'our proposition, viz:
a hotel and conveniences of recreation,
and comfort for invalid guests. Such an
enterprise must prove largely remunera
tive to the proprietor, and : mutually de
sirable to our people. And we earnestly ]
hope that the project will be carried out.
RENEW YOUR.SUDSCRiPTIOji I
Now that, tho crops are about to be
"laid by,'* we would suggest this as a
good time to subscribe to your County
paper, and be able to keep up with the
Times. Qur Business Manager .will not I
consume more than a minute of your!
valuable time, and you 'will have the
satisfaction of making two people happy;
yourself, from feeling conscious of having
done a good action ; and our Business
Manager, from feeliug--the stamps.!
Garpeaters, Pattern Makers, and Cabinet
. , Makers,!.
Will take notice that P. P. Toale, of
Charleston,- has- on ? hand and for sale,
White Pino of the finest grade, wholesaje
and retail.. Also, Walnut;, Oak "aud
other hard wood?
$20. THE BEC&WITll $20.
PORTABLE FAMILY SEWING
ON THIRTY DAYS' TRIAL,
With Strength and capacity Equal to any, Re
gardless of Cost.
rjlHE Cloth-Plate ? thenize u^ed by a $100
J. Machine is of Polished Plated Steel. At
tachments of proportionate size and quality,
while the entire Machine has corresponding
finish throughout. Braider, Embroider. Guide,
Hemmer, Gatherer, four sizes of Needles, &c,
are given with every Machine.
NO, TOILSOME TREAD OF THE TREADLE.
Every Machine Cartfelly Tested and fully
BECKWIXJI SEWING MACHINE CO.
Near 17th St. and'Union Square, 862 Broad
way, N. Y.
July 17,1873 22 tf
rpHE UNDERSIGNEIj RESPECTFULLY
Informs the public that lid is now prepared to
furnish BRICK8 in any quantity. All orders
will meet prompt attention';
J. 0? EDWARDS,
may 1 73 ly
CORRECTED * WEEKLY BY
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ORANOEBURO COTTON MARKET.
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CoTX?N-^gales during the week 42 b<ttVt
Ordinary, - - - ? - 12J ?13
Good Ordinary, - 14 ? 15
Low Middling, - - - 10?10J
Strict Middling, - - 17* ?17}
?-L_- m , mm. \-?
Bacon Hams : : lb 12 @ 21
" Sides ':' : " 11* <& 14
Lard : ? : 14 @
Corn . : : : : -bus 90c @ 1 00
Peas : : : : " 1 00 @1 30
? Oats : seed : : " 1 25 @
hFlour : i : cwt 5 60 @6 26
Fodder : : .: . " . 1 25 &1 60
Rough Pico : .: ' " 1 25 @\ 30
Butter : : : lb 35 @ .60
Eggs : ! ? : doz 18 ? 20c
Turkeys : : : pr 1 75 @2 00
Geeso : ?-. : : " 1 00 @1 25
Fowls, : : per doz. 3.50 @ 5.00
Bees Wax : 11? 22 @ 26
&?*f LIN ? r -.ri" 10 @12
Tallow : . : * " 8 @ 10
Tinders, :. : ; per bushel. 125
~~ CONSIGNEES PER EXPRESS, j_
.T. Felder Meyers,
Miss M, B. Ford,
Miss C A Salley,
W M Hutson,
Mrs C E Connor 2
"W A Meroncv,
W 8 Gaflney,
?"', A J Inabinet
JOHN A. HAMILTON,
For Housekeeper's Comfort,
?JOASTED COFFEE IN TIN FOIL;
A most convenient and fresh artiole.
Fruit vCake, Cornhill Jumbles,
Milk and Soda Cracker?,
Just hi by Baltimore Steamer,
for sale by
, J. A. HAMILTON.
.July 10, 1873 21 tf
Cashes" and blinds,
ers' Furnishing Hardware, Drain Pipe, Floor
Tiles, "Who Guards, Terra Cotta \\[ure,-Marble
and Slate Mantle Piece:!.
Window Glass a Specialty.
. White-Pine Lumber for Sale.
Circulars nnd Prico Lists sent free on applica
tion, by ? P. P. TO ALE.
No. 29 Hayne and 33 Pinckney street,
octl-ly Charleston, S. C.
Spring A rrivals
McNAMA Tl'A. S9
Great reduction in prices of Spring
Goods, bought in the last ten days//
IF you want to get the best and cheap
est rcady-mado Spring clothing, go
IF you want goed r?ugar, 8 lbs for $1
go to McNamarab'.
IF you want Gentlerueus' Cassiraeres.
Cloths, Tweeds, Meltons, Drab' d'ete,
Summer drills and cottonndes, etc., all
of the best quality, and the largest stock
in town, and at low prices, too, go to
"F you want good Brown . Homespun,
. one yard wide, at 12 J cents,'go: to
IF you want Ladies dress goods cheap
and stylish, go to
F you want ladies and childrens' shoes
of the best quality and at low prices,
go to McNAMARAS'
IF you want to buy cheap for cash, go
Being thankful for the liberal patron
age bestowed on mo in the past, X res
pectfully solicit a continuanco of the
same. J. McNamara.
Appril 23, 1873 10 ly
r\FFICE OF SOUTHERN EXPRESS CO.
J)mghte intended for. the 8:3G Down Train
must bo left at the office of* the Agent the day
before, OJ may be brought to the train on the
morning of leaving, where they will be re
ceived. Other freight received as usual.
JOHN A. HAMILTON.
Agt. 6b Ex, Co.
July 10, 1873 21 tf
Southern Life Insurance Company
PRINCIPAL OFFICES:?Memphis Tenn., and Atlanta, Ga.
?f.v---.'Ahs - Wt * ? * .*-Hpi-~ , i
Memphis Office.?T. A- Nelson, President. A Woodruff, Vice-Presicient
???'-'? " ' Benjamin May, Sepretdry,
I , Atlanta. Office?John B. Gordpn, President A. IT. Culujiitt, Vioo-Presi
. . . , , ... . - (dent. . J..A. Morris, Secretary.
BLACKv& WARRlisG, ?^ncic?yA^cp^, Co\\imhic^ Soutli Caroliua.
J. A. Hamilton, Resident ?genit,Orangeburg, South Carolina.
- - a5,l?34,483t9y
- - $1,000,000.
ASSETS, ..Jaimary* 1st, 1873
ANNUAL INCOME - - -
: ., f.rf'.'} MB W'^n'^ ,Yi??iIv-u tu>??rY2 *,
OEANGEBURG BRANCH OF SOUTH CAltOWNA
? '? ? TRUSTEES:
Dr. W. F. Barton]. BobertCop.es, , James F. Izlar,
'John A. Hamilton, Dr. W. W. Wann?uiaker, E. Russol fcimraermah)
Thad C. Andrews, W. J. DcTrevilie) George Bolivcr,
'Paul S. Fielder, Thonias Zimmerman James Van^asael,
L. R. Beckwith, Henry Moorer, Samuel Dibble^'
Dr. W. F. I Barton, Chairman,
John A. Hamilton, Secretary!
Paul. S?. FkLdbb,
James F.'IzLar, j ? '
George Boliveb, V
: Th%(^mpany issues policies ?i\ all approved' plans and pays losses promptly.
For further information, ayply to . *
? ? . JOHN A- HAMILTON.
? . Resident Agent, Orangeburg, Bo. Cv ;?'
J"unel2,187^ 17 3m"
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: , Was shot at recently; but. jfbrtun?telv, (for his loyal German people) wns nofc
hit.' But a HIT will certainly be made by those customers who take a*
: SHOT AT %
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Pleasing themselves with my stock of Groceries, which is FRESH, and tka
CHEAPEST in Merket; of Tobacco and cigars, which is complete i and of Wise*
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and Liquors which embraces every grade and brand.
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. ,. ?. . ? ..-.....; -hi*. ?. '.'.rv., f .-.i ? ;
I w?uld call ESPECIAL ATTENTION to my pure Brandy for Medici
nal purposes, which I can honestly recommend to .those needing a tonic "or stimu
lant. Those who unheeding passed by my invilation will have -
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An opportunity of securing bargains in the rTecessary commodities of Life; .
0^ Call then atid exahrihc.
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Nov. 2?-ly ?. D. KORTJOHN.
?r\>iV?.ip.'?u?dvT;. ?.. :?<? ; ,;: ?> f''' ??. ???'.*!??. ty,ni<
?HARLlBTON, S. C.i.,
; ; . . ? (Post Office Box 197.) . ; j
DOOR, SASH aud BLIND Factory?MOULDING aod PLAINING MILt.
Planufacturera of Building material Generally.
DKE83ED FLOORING, CEILING and WEATHER BOARDS, MOULDING FOR
DUILDING PURPOSES'IN GREAT VARIETY. NEWEI? BA^ND
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RAILS AND BALL?STERS, WOOD-TURNING, and
GOOD and Substantial Work made as cheap at tins .establishment as can be made in the Uni
ted States. We'-have ort hand the largest stock'of the above','South of tho city of Baltimore,
all of which, we guarantee will give entire eatisfuctior, to all who want good and substantial
NOTICE.-i-On account of tb'o manner in wlncb wo box up our work, and our assumption ?f
the risk of breakage of Glass with ordinary handling, our goods pre shipped over the roads in
this State at HALF RATES, which is .a great Raving to the purchaser of our work.
W. P. RUSSELiL, & CO., Charleston, S. C.
i, (at Rioos* Carriage Shop,)'Orangehurg, 8.C
HENRY G. BETSILLi
Juuol2,1873 17 ? 6m
WIOSELEY & CROOKS'
For FRUIT JARS, as well as every
thing else that is GOOD AND CHEAP.
GOODS DELIVERED TO ANY
FART OF TOWN FREE OF CHARGE.
Feb. 13, 1873 52 3y