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W. II. ENGLISH.
Ol-' INJ )IANA
OUR STANDARD BEARERS.
GEN. JOHNSON IIAGOOD.
GEN. J. i). KENNEDY.
Secretary of State.
Coi.. R. M. Sims.
< 'omptmller-t Seneral.
.1 am i:s ('. ('err.
LkRoY F. YolMANS.
Suj)'t. ol' Kiln eat ion.
Oapt. Mrun S. Thompson.
Adjt. and Inspector General.
A. AI. M anigal'i.t.
( 'ol,. J. 1'. RlCII akoson.
FRI PA Y, SEPTEM RKK :i, 1880.
We propose in this issue to say a
few words about the ticket noniinat
vd on lust Wednesday by tin (.'ounty
Democratic Convention. We have
no doubt that most of the nominees
.are well known to the voters of the
('ounty, but at the same time a brief
reference to each may not bo inappro
priate in the outset of the campaign.
We will commence with the nomi
nee for State Senator, Gen. das. F.
Gen. I/.lar's popularity in the
-County is unquestioned, lie has
been the acknowledged leader of the
Democratic party of Orangeburg for
many years, and has always been
noted for his conservatism and dis
cretion. His nomination therefore
at the head of our ticket is a guaran
tee that the Democratic principle of
equal rights to all classes and races
will be inviolably maintained.
To proceed next with our nominees
Dr J. W. Summers is well known
as a thorough and successful planter
of Middle St. Matthews, and a
gentleman of enlarged views, w ho
will be heard from w hen (he time
comes, knowing as he does the needs
of our people.
Dr. J. C. Ilolman of the Fork, is
widely known all over the ('ounty.
and has a host of admirers. Asa
scientific agricultural writer, he has
doncntiich good to his neighbors. Ul
is a clear thinker, and is generally
found on the right side on all ques
tions. He will talk too whenever it is
Augustus Find is a large planter
of Lower St. Matthews controlling
the richest plantations on the Sant.ee.
Possessed of menus and intelligence,
he will, douhtlesw, eariA" many votes
for the ticket.
Dr. 1J. II. Kuotts is a popular citi
xen of the Fol k, and a young man of
energy enterprise and hard practical
sense inherited from a most worthy
sire. lie is w ithal a ti ne and liberal
Democrat,and a skilful fanner.
Alexander brown, the colored
nominee for Representative, is an
honest, hard working and sensible
man, and has shown that he is a free
man indeed, and dares boldly to do
right. He has been true to the Demo
eratic party ever since his entrance
into it and commands the respect of
Joseph F. Robinson, the nominee
for Clerk of Court, is a farmer in the
bull Swamp community. He was
elected to this olllcc in 18715 over a
number of very popular candidates,
and held the ollico only a few months
when he was ousted by the inlllixof
Radicalism. He was again nominal
eil by the Democrats for t he oilicc
in 1870, but the whole ticket was
then defeated, or counted out. lie is
a one armed Confederate soldier, ami
A. McQueen Sal ley, the nominee
for Sliorilf, is a son of Dr. A. S,
Salley, who is so universally beloved
all over the Count}'. He is a young
man of vim, pluck and remarkable
fairness of character, and iscmicntly
suited for the duties of the ofllce to
which he is nominated.
Henj. J'. Izlar, the nominee for
Probate Judge, is well qualified l>y
education, and by the general char
ncteristics of heart ami mind, for the
olliee for which he is nominated.
Honest, fair, and well balanced, he
will make a good judge, and a faith
ful guardian of the interests of the
Of the nominees for ('ounty Com
missioners, ('. G. Dnntzlcr is a son
of the gallant and lamented Col. O.
M. Dant/.ler, w hose name will never
he forgotten in Orangeburg County.
Mr. Dnntzlcr is a planter near Lowis
villc, and is a young man of educa
tion and promise.
dos. A. Panning is a representa
tive fanner of the Upper Fork.
Practical, energetic business-like,
and familiar w ith the wants of the
County, he will make a capital
Marshall Jones is a colored man
living near Caw-Caw Swamp. He is
not untried in ollico. He has for
many years held the positiou of
School Trustee, and has discharged
the dut ies of the olliee with ability,
fairness and satisfaction to all. He
has the sense to see the blind folly
of the followers of the Radical ring
masters, and the independence t<>
think ami act tor himself.
J. L. Heidtman, the nominee for
Coroner, is wcli know n to our citi
zens. He is already familiar with
the duties of this olliee, and bong
attentive to business, honest 61* pur
pose, and courteous to all. h<- is the
right man in the rigid place.
Speaking generally, although no
systematic effort seems to have been
made to give the different sections
their proportionate representation,
each man voting for his preference
regardless of sections, the ticket is
pretty generally scattered throughout
the (Ounty, which is certainly a
source of congratulat ion.
Again the ticket is conservative.
There is not a man on it w ho will not
give fair play and equal justice to
all classes and races of our citizens.
It speaks for the Democracy that the
rights of all men will he protected.
THOUGHTS FOR THE COLORED
It seems passing strange that the
colored people can't see w hat is best
for them. A majority of them still
persist in hanging to w hat is called
the''Republican party." And what
is this so-called "Republican party?"
It is nothing more nor less than a
ring of a few cunning leaders in each
("ounty who are joined together for
the purpose of getting tlie votes of
the ignorant colored people to secure
them in olliee. These few men run
the whole machine, for if they
could'nt run it. they would have the
would leave the party immediately.
They have no earthly use for it, ex
cept so far as their own benelit is con
cerned. They are a "mutual admir
ation society ." They fall out some,
times, but make up as soon as their
mutual interest requires it. They
control conventions just as they
please, putting out every time the
same old delegates and the same old
ticket. The poor man who works in
the corn Held is expected to do the
voting, but not to have the ofliees.
They are entitled to the bones, but
iho big guns must have the meat.
Rut y ou say you can't trust the
Democratic parly. They won't give
you your rights. Where is the truth
iti this? The Democrats olfercd you
an equal share in the olliees, if you
would come in ami help in the work
for good government, ami not only
have I hey made the promise, but they
have more than kepi ii. In response
to their offer, a number of colored
men came in. and so anxious were
they to fulfil their promise, that they
have, given more than the number of
names enrolled entitled them to.
They have given you Marshall Jones
and Alexander brown, both hard
working, able and honcsl colored
men, and. if the ii u in hers of colored
men enrolled had justified it, they
would have given as many more.
It is the wish of the Democrats to
harmonize, and for the races to work
together for the common good. They
don't waul a man's politics to be de
cided by the color of his skin.
And what good do you get by op
position lo tin- whites? Does it do
you poor men in the corn fields any
good if you i ringleaders (ill their
pockets w il b money?
Let the thing; turn out ns it may,
the State government is going to be
Democratic, and a Democratic Legis
lature is going to make your laws,
and Hugh S. Thompson will run
Give up your stupidity and your
power will he felt. As Col. Goch ran,
the purest and ablest Republican in
the Stute says, in Virginia ami in
Georgia, where the Republican party
is virtually dead, the Democrats are
courting ami utilizing your votes to
your own good.
It is a blind ami prejudiced infatu
ation with a silly idol, the so-called
Republican party, hut nothing but a
scllish, greed loving ring, which is
perfecting your ruin. Hreak from it.
and you will he freemen.
It is folly for you to suppose* that
ignorance can control this govern
ment. It never has done it in any
land, and it will never do it here.
The only wise course is for you to
help us to win our victory in order
that you may share with us in its
beuetits. lie wise before it is too late
Next week the teacher's work com
mences again. Let us go to the Held
of labor with renewed energy, carry
ing with US a full and correct concep
tion of the magnitude ami majes
ty of our mission. There is no no
bler calling than that of the teach
er, ami if at times our lot seems a
hard and ungrateful one, let us look
for our reward in the consciousness
of duty faithfully done. We will
reap the harvest in due season, if we
faint not. The trainingof the young
heart and mind for the battle of life
is a grave responsibility, and great
will he the reward if we accomplish
it well. As the sculptor brings forth
purer white winged angels Trout the
rough and unsightly stones in his
laboratory, so we may mould noble
spirits from the plastic minds en
trusted to our workmanship, which
may come up as stars in our crown of
HEAD AM) H EM EM HE H.
R. H. Elliott, the Chairman of the
Republican party of the State, has
been convicted of taking $2,000 fro^n
the '?.Militia fund," under false pre
tenses, for bis own political purposes
in securing his election to Congress
duly 2(Uh 1870. The Republican
Chief Constable llubbat'd thus testi
lies before the Investigating Com
mittee: "/ time the nwH-y Jillt/'llith
miif tlcliee.rcd it to Tt. Ii. Elliott the
And this is the rascal who is at the
head of the so-called Republican
party that the colored people are in
vited to follow.
00 V. .1 ET EH.
Yesterday fJov. Simpson transferred
the gubernatorial robe to Hon. T. B
deter President of the Senate, in order
that he may assume the duties of
('hief .1 ust ice.
Gov. deter is a man of ripe intel"
lect and varied experience, and wil
discharge the duties of the exalted
position to w hich he has been called
with credit to himself ami honor to
South < aiolina.
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II. G. Worthinglon, former Collec
tor of the Port of Charleston, has
gone over to Hancoc k.
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Col. I). Wyatt Aiken has been ro
nomiuulcd for Congress from the
Third District. A better deed could
not have been done. Col. Aiken is a
bold, able and independent thinker.
???Hill. . - . c?
The primary system of nomina
ting is being adopted now from the
mountains to the seaboard. The
'?Newa and Courier" is now pressing
its adoption in ('barleston.
Despite our objections to General
Gary in many respects, the absence
oi his brilliancy as a debater ami his
acknowledged ability as a public ser
vant will be felt in the Semite and in
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Swails came back to Kiugstree
and was offered an appointment by
Collector I tray ton in Charleston, but
it is now rumored that he. has lig
il red up and found that he will make
more in Washington, and proposes
to ret urn t here.
A French paper, entitled u/??
France" slates on authority that Dr.
Tanner has completely, gulled the
American people. It says that the
supposed water lie used was really
liquid male or mat is, a South Ameri
can beverage, well known for its life
Col. J. II. Evins lias been nomina
ted for Congress in (lie Fourth Dis
trict over Col. T. W. Woodnrd. The
contest was very hot, bill it seems
thai conservatism wins everywhere.
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Pope, of the ??Register," speaking
of the new census, says, that the
Stale is redeeming herself out of her
own loins. This is especially true of
Orangeburg, considering the recent
increase <>f population. We say
licrcst'tfc cf inufliplicuniini."
OltAXOKItUKO, S. (Sept. 2, I SSO.
Editor Orunyeintro ZVtiim .'
As in my remarks, at tlie recent
Republican meeting, I made no re
ference tu any desire in-intent of the
Democratic party lo return the color
ed people lo slavery, and did not
mention Dr. Cooke, or the Clatlin
University, I judge it would be only
fair dealing lo correct y our report in
You also state that I am opposed
to the State appropriations to the
University. This is a great mistake,
as no citizen of Orangeburg has a
greater interest in the prosperity of
Clnllin University than myself.?and
no taxpayer in the State is more
anxious to have the State pay its just
debt to the State Agricultural Col
lege, and all the appropriations made
by the State for this purpose have
met with my hearty approval.
A. Wi.nsri K
OlSl'3'l'A fit V.
Ohaxoiuiuiu;, S. ('.. Aug. 2-1. 1S80.
bird (in the evetdngof August 21st I.SSO,
after a short but painful illness, of
typhoid pntiuii-ia, little Daisic May,
daughter ofZ. E. and Emma CSramhlillg,
aged live years und eight months.
Our dear little i'aisic, th>>u hast left u-.
To the world of bliss thou ait gone?
Kveit while w<- mourn thy loss so heavy,
Thou art safe beyond the storm.
Yes, little Daisie, while our hearts bow
low with grief at the sad though) of never
more meeting thee on earth and enjiiv
the sweets of thy innocent beauty, thou
art enraptured -with all the glory of the
Heavens, of which we have so often heard
thine own sweet mother (our sister) speak.
J. A. I.
Orangeburg Democrats, Attention!
The Headquarters <>t the Orangeburg
Delegation at Columbia, on Tuesday next,
September Tlh, will be <>n Main Street,
next to the Corner of Washington St rocP
in the City Mall building. All visiting
Democrats front Orangeburg are requested
to report at the Headquarters immediately
on ari ival in Columbia.
SAM CKL DIIJULK,
South Ciiroliiiat 11 E?.. ( '<??
Orangeburg, Sept. 1-: I8SU.
Consignees of this Itoadnrc hereby .uni
fied that nn and after this dav, gootls re
in duing in Depot longer than forty-eight
hours will be subject lo storage charges.
Col. ,T. |J. PECK, Sopt.
?I. POST ELL, Act.
All persons are hereby warned not to
harbor or hire my sou .loin M. Fogle, or
ihev will be dealt .viib aeeording to law.
JNO. 1> KOOLK.
sept '\ 2l
Has just returned from the
With a Large and well Assorted
Slock of (ieueral
Purchased at the very I OWEST
Point of the Market, and will
he Sohl at corresponding
Come one and all and see for your
?elves, tho BARGAINS to,be'ob
CARPETING, OIL CLOTHS and
FURNITURE of the Enterst
Paterus. I). LOUIS,
sept 'A 1880 3m
of Seed Cotton, for
which I will pay
1-3 of the market
value of Lint Cot
ton, and return
fflSO, IL COKXIM.SOiY.
All persons having denuUids against the
Estate of the laic Samuel lv Itiekenbaeker,
will render an account of theni duly attest
ed to, and those indebted will make pity
incut to. Mrs. Elizabeth S. Itiekenbaeker,
Administratrix, or to,
MO KT IM Kit (II.OYER,
Attorney at Law.
August ISth 18S?.
A B WALKER,
CTI AlMRIOjNT GROCER, ORANGEBURG, S. C.
I IJKE TO TRADE
At AH AVA! jKER'S because I can get what I want in the (Jrocery Lino
there, and the quality and quantity of his goods are always right.
The above u what one of my customers told a Merchant who wan drumming him,
ami I think it fairly described my eflbrt to deserve the success which I have won.
My trade has increased Bo hugely in the past three years (I am iiow Selling
more d.oodv in my JAnc limn any other JIoiihc iu Town) that
I hare found it necessary for myself, a?* well as advantageous to mv customers, tomako
arrangements to procure weekly, ill quantities, from the Largest, most Reliable and
Pork racking; Houses, Flour Mills, Can Goods Fnctories, Tobacco and
As wcdl as all other cheap I' irst Class Houses in my line, Goods to cater to the trade
.And in lids way procure die Hc st ami t'licnj e?t colnmoditcs on the market for my patron*
1 save for my pntrons a birg? commission they have to pay other men in my Lino
for pleasure trips North and West, under the preteiiKC of going to buy tioods Cheap
when, in (act, 1 adopt the better plan. I buy my goods cheaper and save the pleasure
commissions for my customers, by bringing all the Largest Houses in my line into com
petition by moans of Circulars and Letters, and by this means get eac h House down to
the Low eat Figure, draw a Might Draft less my Discount for Cavh, and give thin to my
Patron?, reserving only lor myself a profit on goods.
1 patronize only I lie largest and most reliable houses, and in this way gel the g^od*
1 buy warranted pure and wholesome, satisfactory in quality, and as icnre.sentcd in
quality, bo my customers have not got to share with me tho los? on goods bought at
r*ccond hands and from irresponsible houses. My salesmen are instructed to refund tho
purchase ju ice of goods in any case whore consumers have cause for dissatisfaction.
Competing houses, pdmcliracs, for an object, cut under my prices, but in the long
run 1 have found that wheru buyers bought at less than iuy figures they found a, differ
ence in quantity or quality.which e.\| laincd the ajmrcnt dilltrence in price,
I am, to the Trade, very respectfully,
.A. j3 WALKER
Champion (Jrocer, Oiaiigjcbur?, K. C
Confectioner and Candy Manufaoturer,
Offers for stile the largest assortment of
FBESH AND ??RE CAHBIES,
Wholesale und Retail, at Lowest Figures.
Of all descriptions always on hand.
Tho only place where you can always get fresh Raisins, Currents, Citron,
Dates, Figs, ("rackers, Dessicated Coconut, Canned Goods and Fancy Gro
ceries, ol nil Descriptions.
Specialties in S V OliKR'S ARTICLES, tl'e Largest
Assortment ot such Goods in Town, also Fine Cigars.
C-A.IvT?& Ornamented for Weddings and Festivities in the most
exquisite style, and Cake Steeples and Ornaments made to ordor.
Cn.ll and examine before buying elsewhere, nt
Briggmann's Old Staad.
ALL ABOUT MY
Tlio Kxcreiscs ?f Miss 0. M. EVANS'
School will he resumed on Monday, Sep
tember (Jili 1880. it the Residence of A/r
j 1'. V. Dibble.
JAMES F, IZLAR,
Attorney and Counseller at Law,
O I1ANG ISIUJItGr, S. C.
Ollice corner of Court House Square,
and Church Street, the same
formerly owned and oc
cupied by W in. M.
11 utson, Esq.
juiiell tf 1
A BABE CHANCE
TO PROCURE A
The undei signed respectfully informs the.
public tilhl lie has made arrangements to
the first of next month for the purpose of ^
purchasing stork for the Fall trnde, and
will receive orders from any one who de
sires to procure horses or mules of particu
larsgrades nmlqualities. In making these
selections 1 guarantee perfect satisfaction.
E F EAT Kit
july '2 1880 tf