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A Reminiscence of the War.
Mr. Sandford, of Alabama, to il
the House of Representative;), said he
bad heard of an incident which oc
curred on a battlefield in North Car
olina. Two brothers, one wearing
the blu?, and the other tho gray, had
by a strange coincidence, shed their
life-blood on the same battlefield. A
tender father's hand gathered their
remains together and buried them in
the same grave, over which he raised
n t;lsalt bearing on tho northern face
i he name of him who had worn the
blue, and on its southern face the
name of him who had worn tho gray.
On tho western face was tho inscrip
tion : "Erec ted by tho loving hand of
a futhcr over two boys, equally lov
ed," and,'on the eastern face, the in
sci'ipiion, "Who was right and who
was right shall bo decided before
that great tribunal to which both
have gone. I, their father, will not
decide who was right and who was
Tho Baltimore Gazette stales that
llie Ihsuo between Congress and the
fraudulent President is as follows:
"The ono roan power against the
people I The free ballot box against
the standing army ! Upon that issue
let tho Democracy come before the
country at the next election. The
veto is a blunder, a folly of a desper
ate party. It gives the victory to
the Democracy beyond all perndven
ture if tbey have the manhood to
grasp it. It unites Democrats in a
brotherhood closer than they have
known for many long years. It
hushes into silence all lesser ques
tions ; il stirs a splendid cnlhusasm.
All that is needed is the time to let
the people speak out. The result is
The Han isburg Patriot states that
when tbe remains of Mr. Benjamin
Singerly, formerly State printer of
Pennsylvania, were disinterred at
Pittsburg, a short time ago, for the
p n pose of removal to Philadelphia,
they were found to have undergone
pctrilicalion. The entire faco and
form seemed as if chiseled in marble,
every feature and lineament being as
perfect as in life. Mr. Singerly
weighed at the time of his death,
some two years ago, nearby four nun
died pounds, but the petrified corpse
weighed nine hundred and eighty
poumis, and a block and tackle were
found necessary to raise it from the
A Singular Dream.
Two young men of Norrtdgewock,
Maine, met one morning, and one
said : "Charles, I dreamed last night
that you were a Judge of the Su
preme Court of Maine ; that I was a
minister, and that you called on me
to open your court with prt.ycr."
Just thirty years after this, Rev. Dr.
Charles F. Allen, late President of
the Slate College, happened to step
into the Supreme Court room in Au
gusta. Judge Chas. Dantforth beck
oned lo lain, and asked him to open
his court with prayer, and, behold,
Ihe di earn of thirty years was verifi
ed. Rev. Dr. Allen is now pastor of
lue Methodist Church nt Fairfield.
lie was a Chinaman, slightly over
the bay and he rushed in o a Blake
slrect saloon excitedly, rushed up to
the bar and cried excitedly ? " Whis
kee eoekcc-lalllo fol me allee samee
The barkeeper arranged the mix
ture, handed it on', and the China
man poured it down, started for the
door, shouting: "Puttee down on
slattc, alloc same Melican man."
And long before the bar keeper
cohld get bold of a club, the celc&tir 1
was seen no more of men.
"I really believe," remarked Mr.
Hayes, scrambling to his feet and
looking intently up at the top of
the precipice over which he dropped,
"I really beliove the Democrats have
backed down. They are not in sight,
aro they, Itodgcrs?" "Not so far as
I can perceive from our present atti
tude," replied the amiable private
secretary, leaning back in the mud
and sighing deeply.
Any person v ho will get us up a
Club of Ten Cash Subscribers at 1.50
per innum will receive Thk Demc
cuat one year free. Go to work at
once, and secure your Club. We
know you can do it if you but half try
Send to this office for specimen co
pies, which will be furnished on ap
Radical emisaries at the South ex
perience this difficulty : When one of
them asks a negro how he is going to
vote in 1880, the intelligent contra
band answers : First tell mo what
has become of the funds of the Freed
men's Savings Bank.
THE COLUMBIA REGISTER
DAILY, TRI-WEEKLY & WEEKLY.
Beat Newspaper ever published at the
Capital of South Carolina.
Circulation Large and Constantly In
WE RESPECTFULLY INVITE THE
attention of the reading commun
ity to tho excellent newspapers wo are
now publishing In Columbia. THE REG
ISTER Is the only paper ever published
nt the capital of South Carolina which is
conducted as are the leading dailies of
the prinoipnl cities of the country We
have an nblo and distiugulBed corps of
editors?gentlemen well known all over
the State for their learning, ability and
sound Democratic principles;?men who
have served the State and the South on
every occasion when the demand arose
for their service, and who may safely
be depended upon 03 reliable leaders of
the Democracy in the line of journalism.
THE DAILY REGISTER is a twenty
eight column paper, 24 by 30 inches,
printed on good paper and with largo,
clear cut type, containing tho Latest Tel
egraphic News, Full Market Reports,
editorial matter on the leading occur
rences of tho times, and replete with in
teresting miscellaneous rending. The
Local News is full and interesting, one
editor devoting his time exclusively to
that department. Our correspondence
from Washington and other places of
note gives an entertaining resume of ad
the important events of the day.
THE TRI-WEEKLY REGISTER, with
some minor changes, comprises tho con
tents of the Daily at $2.50 less per an
TU K WEEKLY REGISTER Is a large,
handsomely gotten up eight-page paper,
29 by 42 inches, containing forty-eight
columns of reading matter, embracing
all the news of the week and the most
editorial and local news.
Daily Register, one 3'car.87.00
Daily Register, six months. 3.50
Dally Regls'er, three months. 1.75
Trl-Wcekly Register, one year. 5.()0
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Weekly Register, one year. 2.00
Weekly Register, six months. 1.00
Weekly Register, three months. 50
Anj* person sending us a club of ten
subscribers at one time will reeelve eith
er of the papers free, postage prepaid,
for one 3'ear.
Any person sending us tho money for
twenty subscribers to tho Daily may re
tain for his services twenty dollars of the
amount; for twenty snbscribers to the
Tri-Weekly, fifteen dollars of the amount;
and for twenty subscribers to the Week
ly, five dollars of the amount.
As an Advertising Medium, The Reg
ister a (lords unequalled facilities, having
a large circulation, and numbering
among Its patrons tho well-to-do people
of the middle and upper portion ot the
State. Terms reasonable.
For any information desired, address
CALVO & PATTON,
Proprietors, Colombia, S. C.
5^-Partles desiring copies of The
Register to exhibit in canvassing will
be supplied on application.
The Weekly News
Contains live Editorials, tho latest Tel
egrams, besides the following Special
ties: Carefully selected Mall News,
Prize Stories, a Chess Column, an Agri
cultural Department, Record of Mar
riages and Deaths. The WEEKLY
NEWS gives more for tho money than
any other Southern Weekly. See the
Single Subscription per annum 82 00
Five Subscriptions at $1 75, 8 75
Ten Subscriptions at 81 50 15 00
Twenty Subscriptions at 81 25 25 00
Filty Subscriptions at 81 60 00
The WEEKLY NEWS will be sent to
yearly subscribers of tho Dnily Edition
of The News and Courier for 81.
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one year to six months1 subscribers to the
Daily Edition of The News and Courier
for $1 50.
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yearly subscribers to tho Tri-Weekly
Edition of The News and Courier lor
No reductions will be made in the price
to subscribers of The News and Courier
except as above.
Remember the WEEKLY NEWS con
talus all the latest News, selected from
The News and Courier, besides these spe
cialties which do not uppear in the Daily
A Prize Story, a Chess Column, an
Agricultural Department; and a com
plete weekly record of Deaths and Mar
riages in this State.
Any one of thes specialties alone is
worth the prioe of subscription, and the
subscriber really gets a First Class Week
ly besides for nothing.
RIORDAN & DAWSON,
Charleston. S. C.
LD AMERICAN HOTEL
Established about 1830
Resucltatcd on the European Plan for
tic it us :
I Rooms each person per day.50
per month...8 and 810
According to location of Rooms paid
noa hp terms:
Board and lodging.81 50 per day
Hoard and lodging.0 50 per week
?lRS. M. J. ARCHER. Pproprietress,
20 Georgo St. corner King,
sep 27 ly Charleston, 8 C.
S. E, MARSHALL & 00.
CHARLESTON, S. C.
OFFER. A COMPLETE LINE OF
T*N WARE, NAILS,
GUNS, &c. Also, Agricultural Steels,
as follows: Straight and Turn Shovels.
Scooters, B.dl Tongues, and Sweeps o(
all kinds, suitable for the wholesale and
Merchants would do well to call
and examine our stock before pur
Charleston, Sept. 27, 1878. 3mo
CALL WWW* CALL
At the People's Bakery>
ESTABLISHED IN 1871,
BY THE PRESENT PROPRIETOR
Who la still ready and willing to
BREAD, ROLLS, PIES
of all descriptions.
by the barrel or box.
BREAD FOR CAMP-MEETINGS,
Any other meetings at ?bort notice.
JUS T RECEIVED FRESH CONFEC
TIONARYS. FANCY GOODS AND
NOTIONS, which will be sold aa low as
any that can be bought in Orangcburg.
Thankful for the past patronage of my
friends and the public I still solicit a con
tinuance of their custom.
T. W. ALBRGOTX,
Next door to Mr. J. P. Harley.
Orangebnrg, Sept 13,1878 ly
IN PLANTATION GOODS,
DRY GOODS AND GROCERIES,
St: Matthews S. 0.
We respectfully call the attention of
the farmers to our general stock
of GOODS and solicit a call wheuc^-r
they visit St. Matthews, A full and
fresh stock constantly in score.
A CLASSICAL SCHOOL FOR
BOYS AND GIRLS.
HUGO G. SHERIDAN.Principal.
MISS E. J. MACK AY.Assistant.
This School opens on the First Monday
in September annually, and contin
ues uninterruptedly until the last of June.
THUMS l'En MONTH.
First Grade, beginners.52.00
Second Grade, Grammar pupils. 2.50
Third Grade, advanced English. 3.00
Latin and Greek, extra. 50
COUHSB OK STUDY.
First Grade.?Alphabet. Spelling, Rud
imentary Arithmetic, Writing and First
Steps in Geography.
Second Grade, Spelling, Reading,
Writing, Arithmetic, Second Steps in
Geography, Grammar, Written Compo
sition, Latin and Greek.
Third Grade. Spelling, Reading, Writ
ing, Arithmetic completed, Geography
completed, Grammar completed, Compo
sition, History, Philosophy. Rhetoric,
Logic. Book-keeping, Algebra, Geome
try, Chemislry. Latin, Greek and Writ
Elocution Is taught in each grade.
Miss Mackay has charge of the girls.
Students may enter at any time during
the term, and are changed only from
date of entrance.
Boys and girls are prepared for the
Sophomore Class in any College or for a
successful business life.
Neatness of person, polite manners
and a high sense of honor are considered
of no less importance than the branches
taught, and are therefore Inculcated
with unremitting assiduity.
Board may be had in good families
near the school at ten and twelve doiiars
per month, including washing aud lights.
Loys and girls are kept separate and
no intercourse allowed.
A liberal share of public patronage is
AUCTION AND COMMISSION
MAMMOTH BRICK STORE.
Wholesale and Retail Deale In
AT PANIC PRICES.
FRUITS of all kinds, also a fresh lot of
GARDEN SEEDS of all kinds,
cheaper than the cheapest.
Just received a fresh lot of
SEED rOTATOES AND SEED OATS.
The Sample "Room -
In rear of the 6tore, is the place to get
the choicest Wl 'es, Whiskeys, Brandies,
Beer, Ales, and In fact anything in that
lino. Call and sec for yourselves.
AT THE CORNER OF
Russell Street and Railroad Avenue
J. W. M0SELEY?
A FULL STOCK OF
WHICH WILL BE SOLD CHEAP FOR CASH.
All my Old Friends and as many New Ones as will favor me with a call a~6 re
ectfully invited to examine my GOODS AND PRICES. April 18
Z. J. KING
FINE CHEWING TOB A CO,
DOMESTIC AND IMPORTED SEGARS,
Made of Mountain Dew Corn W hiskev.
CHAMPAGNE, ALES, PORTERS BRANDIES WINES, BEER &e &c.
Ihave on hand a very heavy stock which 1 am offering for sale cheaper than
any one else in the Count}-. Fresh Lager Beer constantly kept on haud at
5 cents a schooner. Give me a call at Doyles Corner
Z J. KING
Orangeburg, September ?.
ICE CREAM! ICE HOUSE. ICE CREAM!
ICE CREAM ! !!
STOP and Refresh yourself at the New and Elegantly Fitted up
Ladies' Refreshment Saloon I!
ICE CREAM at 10 and 15 cents, Cakes and Pies Fresh every day. The largest
and finest assortment of Confectionery. Fruits ot all kinds, Groceries, and the
best grades of Flour. The choicest brands of Cigars and Toboccos. Everything
sold at bottom prices.
ICE FOR SALE
In any quantity and at any time of the day. Sundays from 8 till 9 o'clock
and from 12 till I o'clock. A call is respectfully solicited by
JO SEPH EROS,
At Captain Briggman's Old Stand.
Cellar to Rent.
First Class Family Grocery, at Patrick's Old Stand,
Corner of Russell and Treadwell Streets, Orangeburg.
IRESPECTFULLY INFORM THE PUBLIC THAT I HAVE OPEND AT
the above stand a first cla?s
Where can be found everything needed for family use of the very best
quality, and warranted fresh and genuine. ? will make It a point to keep nothln?
for sale but what is first class and fresh. By permanent arrangements
made I will receive my goods weekly?and by close and careful attention
to my business, and the wants of my customers, 1 hope to receive a fair share of
patronage. Goods received on consignment, and country produce solo u* ship
ped to Charleston or Northern markets on Commission.
CHARLES S BULL. Age.
Orangeburg, S. C, SeptemberO, 1878
EMEfS HOTEL ~
NORTn|WEST CORNER STATE HOUEE SQUARE,
COLUMBIA S. 6.
BOARD.$200PER DAY. OMNIBUS 25es
Speolal attention and RATES to commercial travelers.
Ornngeburg Oct. 18 1878. ly
W. P. CAIN
St- Matthews S. 0
DEALER IN DRY GOODS,
BOOTS & SHOES,
HATS CAPS &c.
I buy my goods from (lrst bauds and
sell them at Charleston prices
Highest CASH price paid for cotton
and country produce.
Full and General Stock always on hand.
W. P. CAIN,
Near the DEPOT. Oet .8 ds
D. F. FLEMING. JAS. M. WILSON I
Wo are now opening, direct from
the Manufacturers, a large and new
stock of Boots, Shoes, and Trunks,
FOR FALL TRADE.
Orders solicited and promptly fill
ed. All goods with our brand war
D. F. FLEMING & 00.
WHOLESALE DEALERS IN
!i??iL %% ?
No 2 Hayne street, Cor. of Church
street, Charleston, S. C. sep 27-3
New and, Desiralile Oo0&?
my stock: comprises
I3ry Goods and Groceries
jn great variety.
The Dry Goods embrace Ladies and Mens Dress Good*, White and Colored
C,ot(pn Goods, Prints, Men'* and Boys' Clothing Hats and Cabs,
Boots and Shoes,
To suit all classes. Also full lines of
GROCERIES AND TOBAgGQS.
And In fact eyeryjhing to bo found in a first class store.
Thanking the public for their generous patronage in the past, I respectfully
solicit a continuance of the same, promising to sell everything at the lowest possl
ble price. The highert market price paid for * '
Cotton, Corn, Pegs, Rjce, <8cc. ?
And all other Country Produce. A call solicited. No trouble to show goods.
Orangeburg, S- C, Mar 28-tf
JOHN C. PIKE,
Corner Church ami Russell -Street,
The Improved Water Elevator
Orangeburg, S? O*
IF you would enjoy good health you must use pure
water. To the citizens of Orangeburg, Alken,
Edgefleld, Hampton, and Barnwell counties: Having
purchased the exclusive right of said counties for the
Improved Water Elevator and Purifier, we offer the
same for sale. This Elevator has no superior. It is
simple, cheap and durable, having no wooden tubing
to decay and pollute the water. No iron tubing to
rust or corrode. No flanges or valves to wear out or
to get out of order. Require? no attachment below
the platform and will last THREE TIMES
as long as any pump. Will make bad Water good,
and good water netter. A thorough investigation is
all that is necessary to convince you of its merits.
SAIN, MERONEY & CO. gll^mr==s
IUI I!!! I!!l III! III!
^^dvertise a large and varied stock of Goods, consisting in part of
Tea, Soap, Tinware, Lemons,
Flour, Pepper, Lye, Crockery ware, Cabbages, Almond*,
Lard, Nutmegs, Potash, Wooden ware, Confectionery, Currants,
Hams, Copperas, Starch, Sifter;;, Candy, Prunes.
Spice, Sapollo, Stone ware. Oranges
Bacon, Ginger, Washing Soda, Glassware, Apples,
In fact the largest and best variety of Fancy and Staple Groceries kept in Orange
burg, at prices Ten to Twenty percent less than any house in town.
I mean just what I say,
I'll sell for less than any one,
Or give my goods away.
A. B. WALKER,
Orangeburg, April 4, 1870. Loader of Low Prices.
DRUGGIST AND CHEMIST
His largo and well selected stock of
Drugs, Medicines, Paints, Oils, Toilet and Fancy Articles
LOW DOWN FOR CASH.
ALSO a lot of FINE rOBACCO FROM FORTY THREEJjTO EIGHTY
Five cents per pound. Your patronage Is respectfully solicited.
Orangeburg, S. C, July 12. 52 A. C. DUKES, M. D.
IN THE TOWN OF
DA. SAIN NOT1FES THE CITIZENS OF ST. MATTHEWS, AND TnE
o publio generally that In the old stand of Clark's, near tho Depot, will he
found a choice and rare selection of
Dry Goods, Groceries, Tobaccos and Segars. Liquors
both Foreign and Domestic, Hardware, Sfc.,
And solicits a share of trade. Mr. J. PHIL. SAIN, who is in charge of the st?r?
will be glad to greet any all of his old customers, and new ones too, to whom ht
guarantees bargains as good as can be had in Charleston. Highest market price*
paid for all kinds of country produce*
St. Matthews, September 6,1876.