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THURSDAY, dEPT/. ,1881.
J. S. ALBERGOTTT.
B. Frank Slater,
G. W. Brunson,
I). E. Smoak,
The above ticket was nominated
by the Democratic party of the town,
and will be supported byr all Demo
crats who properly appreciate the
danger of division and boltiug in
their ranks. We can't believe that
a,ny of us will so early- forget the past,
and vote against the party that re
deemed the State. We must not
lose sight of the fact that a defeat of
the party at this time, aud at the
Comity seat, will have a most injur
ious effect upon the next political
campaign. We may talk as we
please about the matter not being a
political one; but it is, and we can't
shake it off. 11c who is not for us is
against us in this fight. But, aside
from the political question, the nomi
nees on the above '?ieket arc all in
every way acceptable. They are
enterprising, young and energetic,
and in every way suited to the neces
sities of our growing town.
Again, much is said about a citi
zens meeting, instead of a Democra
tic meeting to nominate candidates.
The fact is we believe it is all in a
name. The ticket nominated re pre
?cnts the citizens as well as Demo
crats, and we doubt not, if a citizen's
meeting had been called, if the result
would not have been very much the
same. The nominating meeting was
full and representative, of the best
citizens of Orangeburg, and the tick
et, as the fair expression of their will,
ought to be elected, and will be, it
every man floes his duty.
Storm ia Lharl: ston.
On Saturday, one of the "most terri
lie storms raged in Charleston that
has been known for a number of
years. White Point Garden was
completely submerged, and the Bat
tery broken by the power of the surf
in several places. Roofs were carried
away from some of the houses, and
trees and fences, ga'es and window
shtittersb token. OnSti'liva s Island a
number of bouses were undermined
from the action of the wind am', water
and left in a dangerous condition.
But the most serious and melancholy
incident of I he storm was the drown
ing of Mr. Thomas P. Lesesne, the
youngest son of Gl) ail eel lor Lesesne,
off the East Battery. He was the
book-keeper at the Hydraulic Cotton
Press, and, after paying off his hands
between six and seven o'clock on
Saturday evening, he went down to
the Battery in company with some
friends to witness the effects of the
storm. After getting there it was
proposed among the young men to
take a sea bath on the parapet of the
Battery by allowing the waves and
spray to dash over them. This amuse
ment was indulged in a long time,
.when suddenly it was noticed that
young Lesesne was missing. Upon
examination, it wss 'bum! that he
was struggling in the water below,
having evidently lallen from the rail
ings of the Battery. His companions
immediately procured a rope and en
deavored to save him, but. to no |. tii*
pose. In the llerceness of the storm
and darkness of the night w hich had
now approached, he could not be sen
and was soon lost and drowned in
the waters. He was a promising
young man, and the affair has cast a
gloom over the wdiole community.
Several other persons were report
ed, as drowned on the Islands around
ill "j'city. The storm has indeed been
a severe one to life and property.
The filoria Elsewhere.
The serious consequences, both to
ife and property, from the storm tlm
has jusf passed have been grcaic*
Jn Savannah the loss of property is
estimated at a half million of dollars.
Several houses and church steeples
have, blown down, and a number of
persons have been drowned or killed.
A house on the Savannah river near
the city was swept into the river and
all the inmates perished. Great de
struction has resulted from the level
ing of negro huts on the rice planta
tions. On TybeeIsland nearly every
house was greatly damaged or blown
down. One house was blown down
and caught afire, destroying most of
the inmates.' At Port Royal and
Bea:ii<ii\ t!., i-,^^, loiice wits the sinne
ami lives and property were lost;
Several houses were also destroyed at
Edingeville on Edisto Island. The
damage to shipping has been very 1
great at all the 6caports in the range
of the storm. It has indeed been a
trying time to the seaeoast.
In our last the prospect for the
recovery of the President was ex
tremely gloomy. We are glad to be
able to report to our readers that the
terrible relapse of iast week seems to
have been the turning point in his
case, and bright and well grounded
hopes are now indulged that he will
get well. He has rallied consider
ably; takes nourishment with relish,
and the latest is, that he is even get
ting off jokes on his poor wife. The
atmosphere around the White House
is now much happier and brighter.
We don't believe that a word is
necessary to our farmers upon the
importance of manfully aud prompt
ly meeting their obligations to the
merchants who have been assisting
them in their time of need. Any
other course would destroy the credit
of the farmer, would embarrass the
merchant and take awpy from him
the ability to help iu the future, aud
engulf the country in financial and
busiucss ruin. We kuow the far
mers have had a disastrous time and
we deeply sympathize with them, but
the only way to do is to be honest
nud square. Show by j-our actions
that you deserve help in the future.
Upon the colored people especially,
who have obtained advances in larger
numbers, we would impress this duty.
By every man coming up and meet
ing his obligations man to man,
whether between farmers, merchants,
mechanics or professional men, and
by the exercise of proper economy,
wc will be able to weather the storm
and come out all right in the near
- L VC HI A L NOTE 8 L
Politics will run high next year.
Dr. Meyhnrdie is safelj- in Europe.
A late fall will be ablessing to our
farmers in giving them more cotton,
Tin has advanced 100 p.c. in Char
leston since the storm in consequence
of the damage to roofs.
WmG. Pinckney, the "Srintec Qra
tor" of the Republican party is iu the
The dwelling of Col. John C. Has
kell of Columbia was destroyed by
tire on Tuesday.
Redmond, the ".Moonshiner,'' has
been sentenced to ten years imprison
ineut iu Albany prison, and 82000
. In Hampton Count}' every dog
from the lice to the mastiff, is assess
ed at S25 in order that the tax on
each may reach about 32 cents. Not
a bad idea.
A "stalwart" Republican assassi
nated President Garlield, nud now an
other "stalwart" Republican, Gov.
Hawkins of Tennessee, proposes to
have his funeral before he is dead.
On Wednesday night of last week,
four burly negroes broke into a house
occupied by Ed Cherry and Mary
Jane Cherry, and while two of them
were beating Mary Jane, the others
were engaged on Ed., who happening
to be too sjLrong for them killed one
'of assailants with an axe.
It will be good news to our Baptist
friends to hear that Furman Univer
sity is to he reopened with Dr. Chas.
Manly as President, but there will be
no more free tuition.
We had an editorial upon the com
plications in the Senate incase of
Arthurs accession totiiePresidential
chair, but the recent dry jokes of
Gartield have knocked it all into'pie'
and we have to write someithing else
Gov. Hawkins of Tennessee recom
mends in a circular letter to the Gov
ernors of the States and territories, a
national funeral in ease of the antici
patctl death of the President by the
people assembling in all the church
es at the same time for the purpose of
holding memorial services.
A writer truly saye, that there \8
nothing that wears away the braUl
more than editing. The editor's min1'
is nevf r idle. He is always thinking
whether he is writing at the time or
not. The strain is far greater than
is imagined, and there is little or no
rest from his labors.
The New York Times says tbnt Rev.
A. T. Porter of Charleston acknowl
edges in a letter to the Chamber of
Commerce that three fourths of the
men who have supported his school
wit h donations for the past fourteen
years arc pronounced Republican s.
I The body of Thomas P. Lesesne,
who was drowned off the Battery du
ring the storm, ba8been found in the
marsh on James Island. It was ta
ken to St Michaels church under an
escort of the Carolina Rifle Battalion
of which company he was a member,
where the funeral services were held.
In compliance with ordern of tho Court
of Common I'leas, I will sell on iho 1st
Monday in September next, at Orangeburg
Court House, within the legal hours ofealo,
tlie Heal Estate described in the following
cases, situate in the County of Orangeburg :
John C. Piko vs. J. Lewis Gibaon.
The following tracts of land : One tract
containing 1(39-4-10 ncrci, moro or leap,
being tract No. 2, of Ectatc lands of Mary
I'ou, and a part of a tract of 832-4-10 acre*,
conveyed to John II. Livingston by Thad.
All that other tract containing 150 ncrcs,
more or lew, bounded, formerly, by lands
of the Estate of James T. Carson and Mary
Pou, ami lt. F. Pou, and the Kun of tho
North Ediato Hirer, being tho tract con
veyed to John IT. Livingston by E. I. Cain.
Sheriff of Oi mgeburg County. Theso
tracts will be sold Pcparatelv or as airhole.
Terms?Cash. If the purchaser ?ball fail
to comply with the termB of sale, the said
tracts will be resold on tho same, or on tho
j next succeeding sale day, on the name
terms, and at tho risk of the former
j purchaser..'. Purchasers to pay for papers
John C. Pike, ve. Jane C. Champyand W
The two following tracts of land: One
tract situate on both sides of tho old
Orangeburg and Charleston Road, con
taining 50 acres, more or less, and hounded
by lands of Jacob, Joshua and Mary M*
Another tract, containing 37} acres,
more or less, and bounded by lunda of
Joshua Buzzard, Whilimore and P. S
Felder, which tracts were conveyed to said
Jane C. < hatnpy and VV. II ('hampv by
J W. IT. D?ke?. "These two tracts will be
sold as tiB whole. Terms??Ca'-h enough to
pay the .".mount reported tobe due to the
piaintiff with interest and the coats and
expenses of sale and the balance on a cred
it until the 1st day o January, 1882, and a
bond with interest from the day of s,.lc,
payable annually, and n mortgage of the
property. If the purchaser shall fail to
comply with the term* of sale, the property
wili be resold on the same, or on the next
succeeding sale day, on the same terms,
an<l at the risk of the former purchaser.
Purchaser to pav for papers ami recording.
THOMAS W. GLOVER,
Master's Office, August 12, 1831.
aug 18 31
AN Election for Mayor and four Alder
men for the City of Orahgeburg, S. ('.,
will be held on Tuesday, September 13th
188L P?lla to be opened at 7 o'clock A.
M., and closed at 5 o'clock P.M.
ALL persona qualified to vote at this
Election, will bo acquired to Register
previous to the Election. Looks for Regis
tration will be opened on Friday, Saturday
and Monday, the 0th, 10th ami 12th of
September 1881. Polls opened lor Regis
ration from 7 o'clock A. M. to 6 o'clock P.
By Order of Council.
C. R. JONES, Clerk of Council,
nug 18 3t
OraxoEBURO, Aug. 31st 1881.
THE following named gentlemen are
hert'by appointed Managern of Town
Flection. They will also conduct the
T. C. ALBERGOI TI,
CEO. S. SHI HEB,
1 BANK S. DeTREVILLE.
Bv order of Council.
C. R.JON ES, Clerk.
iejp 1 2t
XTTILL open on the 1st Monday
TT in September, 1881.
AT a heavy personal expensr, I
have my Academy IN FIRST
SEPARATE apartments for Girls
and Boys; and no intercourse
between them allowed.
PERSONS desiring to study Ger
man, should apply at the begin
ning, as only one NEW Class will be
organized this session.
"70R terms apply to
J. F. RISER,
nug 18 2
Done in the best manner and on the
most reasonable terms. Also
every description done on the
hortest no lice and ut moderate
Woik respectfully solicited.
W. H. HO WELL,
Opposite Ilarley's Corner.
give notice to all my customers
and citizens generally that I have
employed a first class rsRres from
Columbia and made other improve
meats in my shaving saloon. PleaBe
eall and give us a trial, NICXT
DOOR TO TIME'S OFFICE.
COLEMAN BE ATI E.
Is'] aug25 ly
ARTHUR II. LEWIN,
In roar of T. KOHN'S Store.
Entrance through the Store
Work neatly and promptly done,
ORANGEBURG, S. C,
Wc arc determined to reduce our
stock preparatory to taking an inven
tory of the same, and will offer extra
inducements to buyers during the
Wc have made sweeping reduc
tions in prices through our entire line
Oui bargains arc
Linen Dress goods at 10 formerly 25
Plaid Dress Goods ? 12.V ? 30
Union Lawns .,7 ? 12A
Black all wool bunting 20 ? 30
Colored ? ? ? ? 20 ? 30
i n nl dress goods
Black Grenadines 25, cts, formerly 50.
Balbriggan Hose 25 formerly 40 cts.
64 thread all linen hemstitched hand
kcrehcifs 12^ets, worth 25. Hemsticli
all linen needle worked corners at
15 cts, worth 30.
A2T 2L 1 COESE T
at GO cts worth $1
Linen Damask Towels at 25 cts
worth 40. This is a wonderful reduc
tion and on by a few more loft. Table
Linens, Napkins, Bed Spreads and
Lace Curtains must be closed
&I3 T KST
If you need Casaimeres, Cot
nades, and Flannels, now is the time
to buy them. Fans and Parasols
to a sacrifice. Japanese parasols
at 10 ?nd 20 cents. A 4 inch deep
at mbnrg edging only 22cts, Our
Ha of laces is the largest and always
Unccheapest in town.
In tho Clothing line we have
marked down the balance of stock
at prime cost and no humbug. Blue
Flannel suits $12,50, former price $15
Linen Dusters $2
A F'ew more nobby stylos
straw hats your own prices. Must
SHOES I SHOES! SHOES 1
A reduction of 60cts on all low
quartered goods to close out summer
stock. As usual all shoes warrant
ed aa represented.
THE WHITE Sewing Machine and
gaining favor continually.
B?TTEEI0KS Fashions for July
and August ready. Ladies call
and get a copy free.
TURNIP Sf CABBAGE
A. FRESH SUPPLY
J eweller, Orangeburg S. C.
Notice to Consumers of
YOUR attention in called to a few brands
of my fine tmoaking and chewing
Tobacco's, alpo Segars and Cegarettcs, widen
I make a specially: Chewing?Celebrated
Huzz Saw, the Golden Ear, Corn Cob,
Mique, Early Bird, Capt. Jack, Aurora
Pan Cake, Beozl, Wold Unowned Mills
Flora line Cut, and many other brands
which aro not mentioned here, always
on hand; Smoking: \Y. T. Hlokwells & CoV.
Durham, thu only genuine, Blockwells
Long Cut, for Pipes aud Cigretts, Morburg
Bros. Mel rose Curly Cut, Smokers Truest
Friend, Larillord Solid, put up in tin foil,
G- W. Gail & Ax celebrated Crown Brand.
Segars?wirabeHa, Private Stock, Quecie
Little Lorcna, Dona Sal, Ornato, Black
iioop, Favorite, Fmmprc State. Cigarettes
--Lone Fisherman, Pride of thu North,
Little ,/oker, BlackwcU'n Durham. All of
the above are guaranteed to be first classa
Give me a call and be convinced that 1
keep the best Tobacco's in tho market.
Look for the Blue Store.
FKaNK BISHER, Agt.
D. I Sil k CO
\\f E wouid respectfully ask the public
Y f to call and examine our stock of
In endless variety.
In all the Latest and most Fashionable
Both Staple and Fancy
The World Renowned
LYON BAKING POWDEE
In it it h and 1 lb packages, guaranteed
Best of all or mono; refunded.
Direct from the Mills, and we call particu
lar attention to two of our Fancy brands,
Which cannot be equaled in this Market,
and which is within tho reach of the
poor as well as the rich.
A full and well Selected Stoel, from $7 50
to $12 00 per not.
From $2 to $12.
From tho Best Factories in North Carolina
and Virginia, Low for Cash.
For Ladies, Misses, Children, Mon, Youths
Boys in great variety.
TIME will not allow us to mention enr
Entire Stock. Come and look and
you will be pleased. Buy and you will be
Over a raU
1 i on of Prof
Pads hare nl
cady been sold
n thin country
ind in Franco;
every one of
vhich haa giv
en perfect sat
We now say to the afflicted and doabting
ones that uo will pay the above reward
for a singlo cake of
That the Pad fails to cure. Thia Grca
Remedy will positively and pcrmanoatly
euro Lumbago, Lame Buck, Sciatlee,
Gravel, Diabetes, Dropsy, Bright'n Diseaa?
of the Kidneys, Incontinence and Rates*
tion of the Urin?, Inflamation of the
Kidneys, Catarrh of the Bladder, Higk
Colored Urine, Pain in the Back, Side er
Loins, Nervous Weakness, and in fact all
disorders of the Bladder and Urinary
Organs whether contracted by private
disease or otherwise
Xifldiea, if you aro Buflbring frena
Female Weakness, Leucorrhoea, or any
disease of tho Kidneys, Bladdoi, or Urin?
YOU CAN BE CURED?
Without swallowing uauanoua mcdieiaea
by simply wearing
FRENCH KIDNEY PAD,
WHICH CURES BY ABSORPTION.
Ask your druggist for PROF. GU1L
MKTTE'S FRENCH KIDNEY PAB, and
take no other. If ho has not get it, tend
V-.CO and you will receive the Pad by re
PROF. GUILMETTE'S FRENCH LITER
Wi l positlvoly cure Fevei and Aguot
Dumb Ague, Ague Cake, BiNious Fever.
Jaundice, Dyspepsia, and all diseases of tho
Liver, Stomach and Blood. Price $1 *0
by mail. Hend for I*rof. Guilmette's Trea
tise on the Kidneys and Liver, free by mail.
FRENCH PAD CO.
For aale by Dr. J. 0. Waan amaker
Oangeburg, C. H? 8. C.
rmay 19, 18 81 It.
is now offering
GREAT BARGAINS *
iu tho balance of his
Prices reduced 25 to 75 per comt.
All thoso desiring to ist? meney
should not fail to call at tho
?1MB I .
iu the prices of all Summer wear.
Call early and procure Bargains.
The "HOUSEHOLD" SEWING
MACHINE entirely new, perfect,
easy running and simple. Also t ho
GR EAT STANDARD, "THE
DOMESTIC," together with Ne?dle?
cVc, alwa ys on hauet at