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Oraugeburg, S. ('.
OuANcV.nuuii, S. &, OcTonuitSl, lS7u
Tho Grand Jury's Report.
3y order of the presiding Judge we
publish the full text of this report in
to-day's issue, and we would call the
attent ion of the reading public to the
contrast between this report and the
one made by the same grand jury at
the last1 term of the court . There are
iive county officers lillcd by election
from the people: Clerk of Court,
School Commissioner, Hoard of
County Commissioners, Judge of
PrObaVe and Sliciilf. Of these the
two, Cleric and Sheriff occupied by
iho lingering1 Radicals, Messrs. Gco.
lioliVer and J. li. Livingston, arc
spoken of lightly but in eommcdalory
terms; those occupied by Democrats
'and elected by the people, one, the
School Commissioner, is reported
fairly kept, but his spelling is unne
cessarily ridicule I; the County Com
missioner's office is presented as be
ing in a state of confusion, no min
utes kept, and the Commissioners
themselves, reported for neglect 61
duty in the matter of roads; and the
other, Judge of Probate, is not so
much as mentioned by the Grand
Jury. Our county li nances' are in h
"dreadful condition," but the report
of the G rand Jury fails to assign a
cause for this condition, which we
think could be easily traced back io
the Radicul rogues who grew fat on
"the people's taxes before the Demo
crats obtained control of the govcrn
'mciit. It would have been well if
Ih'c Grand Jury had suggested some
way out of this trouble. The wonder
is that our officers have done so well
witli such a burden of debt as that
Ye ft upon our county by the Radicals
to contend with. In view of thp na
ture of this report, tho standing ol
Vhe gentlemen who constitute the
Jury, the charges upon Democratic
"officials,' it u influence upon t lip party
and the advantage it gives Um Radi
cals in the next election, we would
respectfully suggest that the County
Commissioners and those who have
charge of the Poor House demand
a searching and thorough investiga
tion of their official conduct and ac
lions, in order that the blame may
rest where it properly belongs, and
iiio party and the innocent officials
ho exonocuted. As a campaign doc
ument against the Democratic party
the ptcsenlim:j:L ton 1?i not be improv
ed. ' .
On Monday last at 10 o'clock A.
M. the court', in consequence of tlic
illness of .Judge A Ulrich was adjourn
ed nine dw\ and the jurymen and
witnesses, wdto were in attendance
returned to t-hpii-homes. There are
neveral important cases on the civil
docket'yet to'by disposed of, and
many of our citizens uro anxiously
awaiting for a decision of the court
which will do ihciii justice for the
'wrongs P'o Ibrig' endured ; but the
[ickle goddess which presides over
lite First Circuit bids them yet to
wait andjiopc, until, in the distant
future, she may deign to smile propi
tiously and pel haps hold her scales at
b'ven poise. Helote the war the dis
iippuiiilmunt of the entire people of a
county was unheard of. Judges, w ho
'Acj-o elected for life and felt all the
wejghl of the responsibility of their
flosition,' were always at their post.
Courts were held, justku* udministcr
Id and the citizen protected in his
person und property, it mattered hot
what was the stale of tho weather,
i.r vvbo married. Ii is not so now.
pur people are summoned here to
attend court as jury men and witnes
ses, and to send them back home and
"rrtll them heie again whenever it suits
the convenience of the presiding
judge ia Iw'rong and should not be
allowed to' OCwtir again. They ha.VC
lights which ('yen a Circuit Judge
is bound to rcspecl.
. ' -.
Tin-: Camden Journal wants Gen.
-A. W. Gary for Governor, and the
Marlon Star adds Ma\jov G. Lamb
Vhiisl., lor ,Licuieiiaiit*GbVcrnor, and
i "ol. ?|. Yj. Dun lop, for School Com
missioner. We suggest the name ol
tli<b Hon. Samuel Dibble for Altprncy
Geno.nl. No better nomipation could
?IIIWLW ? l?J II ? 11 ? II I MM?M I ?II ?? III II I I Kill 1
Now York Elcotion.
The Stale campaign of Oliio having
cmloij with a Democratic, discomfit
ure which, so far as Um calculation
of our success in the next l'reaiden
ti:il campaign is concerned, proved a
disastrous failure, and teaches us the
consummate folly of candidates like
Mr. Kwing, or canvassers as Mr.
Thurman entertaining and advoca
ting individual or peculiar views oih
I or than those endorsed by thp party.
Hal the campaign hcen confined
strictly to party issues, the result
might have beep dlirurent and our
success in the imtional campaign of
1880 reduced] to an absolute certain-*
ly. While the lailurc of the Demo
crats to curry Ohio, docs. not decide
I ho national election of next year in
favor of the Republican parly, it in
creases the probabilities of their suc
cess in proportion as it diminishes
that of the Democrats, and if they
carry New York because of the split
in the Democratic "party there, '.tlipy
will have in their favor all the moral
influence of two successes, and the
Democrats that of two defeats in eon
tests iceognized by both parlies as
an index of the result of 1880. It is
no use to disguise the fact that to
carry New York in this Slate elec
tion is essential to a Democratic suc
cess next ycni : tborcfore wc should
pursue the contest there now with
unparalleled energy because we know
the fight must be won ; and because
we understand its transcendant im
portance to an ultimate Democratic
success. Kvery movement known in
political tactics should be resorted to
and the combined sagacity of the
leaders of the party should be
brought to bear upon Ihn campaign.
The same necessity which prompted
the Republicans to such heroic cft'orls
in Ohio, and yvhieb raised a Stale
campaign to the dignity of a national
election, should prompt the Demo
urals lo win New Vork it matters not
what may oppose. Had wc won Ohio,
New York might be an indifferent
prize, l ocalise the success of the na
tional ticket would have been assured.
On the other hand if New York
should follow the example lead by
Ohio, the Democrats will enter the
campaign of 1880 not with the pres
tige of two political successes or the
influence of one even, but with a dc
dclerminhtion to perform their part
bravely; honestly and manfully in the
face of misfortune and to inaugurate
such an energel ic, enthusiastic cam
paign us will bring out every voter
who really desires an honest govern
or the people to a centralism in the
hands oT a few. We honestly believe
if the campaign of 1880 is confined
strictly lo party issues and is not dis
tmbed by local splits or quarrels, a
Democratic President can be elected
as certainly as Tildsu was in 1S70,
notwithstanding the reiults in Ohio
or New York.
The Mickey and O'Connor Contest.
Sometime ago the Radical Super
visors, appointed for the las', election
and other friends of Ilm Radical can
didate for Congress, were examined
by My. M.ickey and quite a volume
of testimony was gathered beating ou
the fraudulent conduct of llie election
by the Democratic party by which
thai gentleman was defeated and the
party of "new ideas" failed to secure
a representative in Congress. Since,
bowevor, the present Congross had
sealed Mr.; O'Connor it was hoped
that the furth?r prosecution of this
investigation would cease, and the
matter1 be allowed t > rest until Un
people at tho next election might de
clare tln-ir will. In the mean time it
becomes necessary to oh lain testimo
ny to rebut that given by the Radicals
in order thai the committee having
the mattet; in charge might have
something ehe for their guidance be
sides the ex jiurlc statement given by
Mackey's Iricuds. Hence a further
examination of witnesses was had
last week by Mr. O'Connor in the
presence of Air. Muekey which went
far lo upset the latter gcnllcmau's
hopes and to shake bis faith in the
existence of Democratic fraud, un
less, like every other Radical, con
viction against his will leaves him of
tin; same opinion still. Indeed Web
ster's bill, with three or four hundred
colored hoys and a hundred or so
women about him; is us near the
American Congress as Mr. E. W. M.
Maokey will ever get, and his only
reason for this investigation is the
hope of securing a ten thousand dol
lar gi ah like Cor bin in the las' Con
gress. If in tho course of human
events, Congress is ever again under
the control of tho Radical party, Mr.
Muekey will bo found in the lobby
assiduously pressing his claims upon
thai body lor invaluable services ren
dered the parly in bringing lo light
Ihc crooked ways and in exposing
the Tissue ballot dodge of the Demo
crat of Chat lesion and Orangeburg
Counties. Of course an even 810,000
pay pill will be decided little enough
to send Maokey after Qorbln to the
gqld Holds of Colorado. Tins is Mr.
Mackoy's duly hope.
On the 23d ijistant there was a
grand meeting at Salisbury! N. C, of
the Carolina soldiers of both armies.
Ten thousand persons were said to he
picsenl. before whom speeches were
made by the great ones counseling
iho same devotion to the Union Hag I
as was given lo that which lead eve
ry true Carolinian either to an hon
ored g aye or a glorious farad. Peace
and good will between the North and
South were the burden of every song,
while gay decoration of the town
with Union Hags inducted the fancy
away to dreams of bettor days, and a
sumptuous bhrbeciio dinner made the
heart for tho time forgetful of the
hardships that tried men's souls.
These centennial gatherings may be
all well enough in their places and
serve a laudable end ; grand decora
tions of Union Hags and brilliant
llreworks may enliven tho passing
moment; and eloquent speeches on*
peace and good will may please the
ear of those who never Buffered a
wrong or endured n hardship; but
associations cluster about the memo
ry of the "Lost Cause," and ties are
spun mound the Confederate; ting
"that cannot?will not bo undone."
The followiug card should have ap
peared two weeks ago, but having
been misplaced accidentally, was de
layed to this issue. We cannot avoid
expressing surprise that the necessi
ty for wiiling such a caul should
arise knowing Mr. Conner as we do.
The following is the card :
Information having reached my
ears that there is in circulation n re
port to lue effect that 1 have been
cheated or defrauded out of live hun
dred dollars by L. S. Conner in a
serlain real estate transaction, and
knowing the samo to be untrue, I,
therefore, take this method of inform
ing the. public that the same is a wil
ful and malicious lie, us in all busi
ness transactions that 1 have had
with L. S. Connor he has acted hon
estly and honorably.
A. B. Gummi.
How to Select a Husband.
Editor Orungcburg Democrat;
As I opened your paper of October
10th 1 noticed an article with the
above caption. As I had always un
derstood that tho ticketing was on the
"other hand," that uchteiico put a
thought in motion ; so 1 read on, and
what precarious advice you gavo "^us
girls 1" " ' ? V
1 happened soon after tobe with
several of my old school-mates who
had married within tho last year or
two. Tho firsl had married a mer
chant. In a confidential lete-a-tcte
ishe said to me: "If you ever marry
I want you to marry a storekeeper;
they are c.o thoughtful and good ; my
mantle is always fillod with apples,
oranges or something nice. And in
fact, J believe tiny uro better than
anybody else." Mentally, "I stuck
a pin there."
A short while afterwards I was
walking with another who married a
farmer last March. We bad left the
scuppcrnong vines, alter having en
joying a royal feast, and were stroll
ing toward the "cane patch,*' an 1
were indulging in all the pleasure and
beauty ofa rural evening stioll, when,
with all the gravity of a philosopher,
she said, "I want you to marry a
farmer! how happy and quiet and
bountiful everything is. Aud alto
gether, I think fanners generally are
kinder hearted, and more unselfish
than other people."
1 began t) be amused at the differ
ent advice my well meaning friends
were, favoring me with. When I ar
rived at homo I found a letter await
ing me. 1 opened it and found it
was from a third school-mate, and
very dear friend, who had married a
Methodist minister about two years
ago. In discoursing on her parson
age-home, and the happiness of help
ing a good man do good, she very
solemnly advised me to marry a
preacher. Or, if I hail pot made lip
my mind, lo pay her a visit, and she
thought she could convince mc that
prencbeis made the very best of hus
bands. I fell back in a paroxism of
laughter. Can't you imagine what a
turmoil of indecision my mind must
have been in V
What it different view different peo
ple from different standpoints take of
the same life !
1 felt really glad that thoy, having
taken chances in tho lottery of life,
had all drawn prizes suited to their
fancy. Still, Mr. Kdilor, as yd(i say,
wc cannot know till the fatal step is
taken, whether Wi, have drawn a prize
or a useless blank. 1 think / shall
still (fdherc to that old-fashioned
inclination, and not trouble at all to
select, for fear of drawing a blank, but
wait, and, if a noble "lord of crea
tion" thinks proper, be myself sc 'eclcd.
Lou A V.U.li.
Qu?KO&uuua County, Oct. 24.
An Alabama Tragedy.
New Yohk, October 25. A special j
(Vom Courtland, Alabama, says last
May John T. Hawkins shot and kil
led S. F. Drake. To day (Friday)
J. \l. Dutke.; a brother of the de
ceased, met Hawkins and commenced
dring upon bin), closing with llaikins
and throwing him to the ground. Tbc
city marshal run up and attempted to
pull oil Drake, who was beating HttW.r)
kins over the head with a pistol.
Throwing the marshal off, Drako plac
ed his pistol to Hawkins' head and
fired again, blowing out his brains.
The grand jury had failed to find an
indictment against Hawkins, and this
so incensed Drake that .ho fired on
Hawkins at sight. Drake oscapad.
ALL persons .indebted to the Estates
. of MIddleton Bull or EllR? E. L.
Bull will makeMmmcdiatu payment, ami
those holding claims against either of
said Estates will render the same, on or
before the 10th day of December next,
to the undersigned at Vane?*? Kerry.
,1. K. NOHH1S,
Executor <fc Administrator.
October .'list, 187!).? H
TVotico ol XMsinlSHSll.
rjpUE undersigned will iipply to the
Jl. .lodge of 1'nobato for Oruiigeb'urg
Count}', on the 171b day of November
next, for Letters of Dismission as Guar
dian ol Samuel 1). Hinder.
October 17, 187'.)?5t
All persons are warned not to buy or
trade lor a note glvon by meto Wil
liam Edwards, dated December Hb, 1S7'.).
for Tlliity Dollars. The note was stolen
from the primuses of Edwards this day
and payment has been stopped.
? A. K. II. DUKES.
Ilranchvllle, S, 0., Oct. 22,187'.?. 2t
Notice ol Dismissal
rpillE undersigned hereby gives notice
JL that on the -lib day of November
next, be will Hie his final account, wilh
the Judge of Frebate of Orangebnrg
County, and ask for letters dismissory a.
(Juavdian of Susan K. Piiulliiur.
n. c. i'auiXino,
Get.'!. 1370-? ot Guardian.
IVoti<;e <>i* JL>f ts*?olutioii.
ISTOTIOE isjienby given, that the
JL^1 partnership existing between J. I.
Sorentrue and Joseph l.oryea, was dis
solved on (lie 22nd day of October, A. 1).
l;s7"J. by mutual consent. AH debts due
to said partnership are to be paid to. and
those due from the same, discharged by
.1. I. Sorrentrue; who Will continue the
business at the old stand in his own
name. .1. I. SOUKNTltUK,
JOSEPH LOU YEA.
Oraugeburg, S. C. Oct. 22nd, 1S7?.
HA VINO withdrawn from the part
nership of Sorentrue & Loryca, 1
return thanks- to those who. have so
kindly patronized said firm, and would
ask for Mr. Sorentrue, who continues
the business at the the old stand, a con
tinuance of said patronage.
OrangebirT?fSTC, Set. 23, 1870.- at
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
Orangeburg (Jonnty-r-In the Common
D. Ellison Hart and others, vs. .Tames L.
B. GMinore and others.?Complaint for
Pursuant to an order of the Court of
Common l'lcas. I will sell on Monday
3rd ot November next, before tho Court
House, within the legal hours all thai
traot of laud in county ami State afore
said, devised by William Hurt deceased,
to his wife Irene, (now also deceased)
for her life, with remainder to ber chil
dren. Said tract contains ;(0O acres of
the homestead, and is bounded north by
lands of Mrs. Gllm?ro, east by lands ol
Mrs. E. 0. Myers, and south and west
by lands of Ira E. Hart.
Conditions, 'Cash?purchaser to pay
for title and necessary expenses.
THOMAS W. C-I.OVEK,
MA ST Kit's On-tei:. Master.
October 13, 187'.)?3t
rpiIE lauds of the late \V} M. Ilutson
JL can be I real cd IV r at private sale yn
a liberal credit. They consist of the
which will be fold as a w hole or in par
eels to suit purchaser.
on Bussed Street, with out-buildings.
TWO Lots on siime side of Amelia
Street and fronting it.
ONE Dot on opposite side of Amelia
Street. ' ' '
Hev. J/P. A. Brown J at tho residence,
and W. F. Unison, at the Olllee lot. will
give every Information in relation there
to. M. M. UUTSON,
Sept. 2G.-lf Exyeutrlx.
Discovery of the age.
Cures by Absorption, no
N a u s e o u s Drugs to
swallow nor poisons to
injure. It never fails to
benefit. It seldom fails,
to eure. Its value is at
tested by all. Thons
amis of leading citi/.cm
endorse it. We dial- ti!a ok >i ,\i:k.
Icuge any Bemetly or Phyalctyj'j to show**
so large a percentage of Cures. Do you
doubt? We can put you ill correspond
ence whb those wlio esteem it tis they do
health, happiness* even life?It means
that to them. Circulars free.
Itegtlblr Fad $2.00, Special ?15.CO, In
K^"*"Beware of cheap and worthless imi
For Sale by Dr. J. Q. Waiuiainaker,
May 30-3ih Oranngclairg, S. C.
WHOLESALE COMMISSION HOUSE.
EVI. DRAKE & SON,
I3S Meeting St. Opposite Favilipn Hotel.
BOOTS AND SHOES,
Cheapest House in the South.
WE have a large and well assorted
STOCK, and receive large invoices
by every steamer direct from the facto
ries in Massachusetts. Visit, us when
von c0,1110 to the City. We can sell you
anything in the BOOT and SHOE line as
cheap as you cnR buy in Host oh. Our
goods the samo ?is sold by any other
wholesale house In Hie eily, and our
prices are from 10 to 20 per cent, lower.
Liberal time to patties giving city accep
tance. " ' Al,ril IS?2mos
Examine tne WES
TERN WAGONS, One
and Two Horse, for sale
john a. hamilton.
Orangeburg, S. C., Oct. 10,1S7??3m
; j. r; soebntrue;
Late of tlie linn of Sorrcntruo & Lo
ryca, thanks the public for their lihcral
patronage of the past while connected
with the bite linn; and having now
bought out the entire slock will continue
the business at the Fame place. He in
vites tlie public to call and examine his
DRY GOODS ! !
Staple and Fancy
of every quality und price.
SEGAES and TOBACCO,
which lie will sell at the lowest prices
possible. AH goods subject to exchange
or money refunded if not satisfactory.
J. I. SORENTRUE,
Proprietor of the
N. 11.?Mr. Benj. 1?. Izlar and Mr. A.
f.. Strotnau, who arc now in my estab
lishment, will be pleased,to serve,their
many friends ar.d customers.
Orangeburg, S. C J Oct. 31.1S79?tf
I JAMES VjVJS TASSEL
For your Family Supplies in the w
PINE I.IQUOIiS, TOBACCO
and SE AUS,
FltK.SU LAGER always on draught.
OOOD FAT POULTRY and FRESII
EGOS always on hand.
Country Produce bought at the highest
J A M ES"VA X;T A SSE L, A ?t.,
At Muller's Old Stand.
S. R, MARSHALL & CO.
CHARLESTON, S. C.
OFFER A COMPLETE LINE OF
TIN' WAKE, NAILS,
GUNS, i<:e. Also, Agricultural Steels,
us follows: Straight and Turn Shovels.
Scooters, It ill 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, 1S7S. 3mo
To the Public.
rpiIE undersigned respectfully nn
_L nounee that they have purchased the
exclusive right to sell the justly celebra
ted "New Virginia Feed Cutter" in the
Counties of Orangeburg and Bnrnwell.
In lids Cutter, cheapness of const ruction
minimum oi power and rapidity of exe
cution have been fully attained. The
commendations of the many who are
using this Cutler render it unnecessary
for us to say anything relative to its
merits. We only ask a trial and feel fully
confident that satisfaction will be givent
For sale at the store of Mr.J. C. Pike,
Orangohunr. s. <'.
EDWARDS & THOMPSON.
Is now at band, but, don't, fall to call on
the undersigned while 111 town-and buy
your Walobes. Clocks and Jewelry, also
have your work in my line attended to.
Prices low to stilt the Iui.es. A supply of
Landreth's Garden Seeds always on hand
"VV. IT. Xtol>iiiHon.
Watchmaker & Jeweller.
Oct. 17, 187G>am
? . : JnTT ? ;l - ci\ il'?'.V
We are opening every tiny New Goods.
Just In :
Beautiful Cashmeres in Black and in nl
the New and Fashionable Shades, Taf
fettns, Silks, SutinS, Diagonals in all the
In Neck Wear by every stenmcr.
The latest styles and patterns in. nil
goods. You can secure more elegance
ami excellence and j*et practice more
economy than ever before.
Beautiful Dross Goods at 12 1-2 cts;
Notwithstanding the heavy advances
in Linens and Long Cloths we are selling
at the old low figures.
CLOT II I TST Gr
For old and young at the most reasona
In large variety and low prices.
Come and take a look at the
Lightning Sewing Machine,
The cheapest and one of the best Sewing
Machines in the market.
THE LIGHT RUNNING
DOMESTIC SEWING* MACHINE
also always for sale, also Needles, plai
ters Attachments, Oils. &0., at Factory
Reliable Patterns for Fall and Winter,
received and far sale.
I invite all to call ami examine my
immense stock and low prices, no fault
will be found if you do not buy. RE
Orangeburg, S. C, Oct. 10,1879.
has not been favoi ' d with propitious sea
roiis It i? trife, hm'therc will neverl lifeless*
t?& cultlcientr madu to produce peace and
comparative contentmeiiL in our land,
and also allow our good matrons a mar
gin for'pocket change; In view of this
fact 1 recently IhuJ my. already pupaeiouj
store, renovated and enlarged.'title] am
now receiving the
ever offered for Sale in BranchvUle in the
I have a complete assortment- of L adics
Dress Goods. Alpacas. Worsteds] Calicos
Homespuns, Bicarh'mys. Lin-iW Hand
kerchiefs', Hosiery* Shawl.-. Collars,
Luces, Ribbons?in a word, every l hing
that the most .-cMipuluu.- taste could ex
aet, or the ind?l ii qoi>it Ive mind eou
eeive of. In the Genta' 'Department my
supply is at,once .?-?pcrhnud complete,
consisting a> it doe-: oTtbe-mobl thorough
selection of the kind ever
BROUGHT to BRANCilVILLE!
Such as Coats, Pants, Vests. Hats, Caps,
Roots and Shoes of all styles and prices.
In addition to the articles already enu
merated, 1 have every kind of
HARDWARE, CUTLERY, CROCK
ERY AND TINWARE
to be thought of. Also Lamps, Shades,
chimneys, ifccV In the Grocery line, 1 am
determined not to bo surpassed, and am
ottering unprecedented bargains in
FLOUR, COFFEE, SUGAR, LARD,
BUTTER, HAMS, SIDES,
MOLASSES, iv,c.\ &c.
I keep also constantly on hand Harness,
Saddles, Bridles, Girths, etc. But it
would take a column to mention nil I
have for my customers. Come one and
all and see for yourselves. Don't spend
five cents until you examine my stock.
No trouble to answer questions or to
TU E 11 IG II EST MARKET PRICE
'" .1 -M-riv Vs: ??st-. .?..'tKU?
COTTON aad PRODUCE!
Thanking my friends for past favors, I
shall continue to strive to merit a contin
tinuanco of the same.
A. F. H. DUKES,
BRANCilVILLE, S. C.
IRespectfully inform my friends and
the public that I am prepared to con
tract to do Carpenter's Work of any
kind cheaper than other contractors in
Orangeburg County. Work solicited,
and satisfaction guaranteed.
March 7?3mqs. J. R. TUCKER,
TP. A. ME HONEY,
ORANGEBURG, S. C.
Oilers his services to the public ns
General Auctioneer and Collector.
Charges moderate, nnd all business
promptly attended to. Feb \\
A. CLASSICAL SCHOOL FOB
BOYS AND GIRLS.
Corps of Teachers.,
HUGO G. SHERIDAN..Principal,
Wm. L. GLAZE., 1st Assistant,
In charge of 2nd Grade Room..
MISS E. J. MACE AY.2nd Assistant,
In charge of 1st Grade Room andGirls,
rFmls School opens on the First Monday
JL In September annually, and contin
ues uninterruptedly until the last of June.
TERMS PER MONTH.'
First Grade, beginners.;.....v....'..^2.00
Second Grade, Grammar pupils....v* 2,50
Third Grade, advanced English. 3.00,
Latin. Greek, and German each.
CQUUSB OF STUDY., .
First Grade,?Alphabet. Spelling, Rud
imentary' Arithmetic, Writing and Fir..t
Steps In Geography.- ? 1
Second Grade, Spelling, Reading,
Writing, Arithmetic, Second Steps In
Geography, Grammar, Written Compo
sition, J.atin, Greek and German...
Third Grade. Spelling, Reaulng, Write
big, Arithmetic completed, Geography
completed, Grammar completed. Conipo^
siilou, History, Philosophy, Rhetotlcv
Logic. Book-keeping, Algebra, Geome
try, Chemistry. Lathi, Greek, German^
dud Written Composition.'
Elocution is taught in each grad?., i
Miss Mackay has charge of the girls.
Students may enter at any time during
the term, and are charged only from
date of entrance. i, ? ? ?
A liberal deduction made when threo
or more children attend from the came
Boys and girls ace prepared foe tbo
Sophomore Class in any College or for tt^
successful business life.
Neatness of person, polite manner;',,
and a high sense ot honor are considered
of no less importance than the brauchen
taught, and are therefore inculcated
with unremitting assiduity.
Board may be had In good families
near the school at ten and twelve dollars,
per month, including washing and lights.
Boys and girls are kept separate and
no Intercourse allowed.
A liberal share of public patronage Is.
" 1879.-VOLUME XII.
Established April 2, 1SGS.
Is Published every Thursday, In Colum
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SIDIII. BROWN, Proprietor & Editor.
Terms the same to every subscriber.
Six Months, $1, or 7r> Conts If ualil In 84 daya.
One Year, (2, or St.50 it noid hi 84 days.
The Neighbor, now?1S79?In ita.
twelfth year, continues an Advocate of
Christianity?Peace and Good will?na!
opposed to War or' aught else that la.
contrary to Love.
As an Independent Organ of Christian
ity and Methodism, the Neighbor seeks
to establish Penco' in its Divinely ? up.
pointed supremacy in the Household, the
School, the Church, the State and the.
The number of the present generation,
who believe with the early disoip'losiotf
Christ, that Christianity and. War aro
contrary, one to the other, is Impcfnliy
on the increase. In aid of the tjirtittV
reestablisbment of this faith and pruct
tice of Primitive Chiistians, the.Neigh
bor continues an unswerving advocate.
-The Neighbor circulates iu^uioi^than,
thirty States of the Union, and .has been
found to bo an excellent advertising
medium; yet only one page, can be np-.
proprlated to advertisements, and these,
must be select.
A trial of the paper will the be'tcr en
able a person to judge -of Its merits and
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D. W. MUSTARD,
LATE OF LEWISVLLE, S. C.
Dealer in Country Produce,
398 KING STREET,
FOWLS, per doz.3.25a$,70
Chickens, per doz.2.00a2.55/
Ducks (Eng'h) per doz.4.00
DuCks (M'c'y) per doz.5.00
Gccse per doz.....i.&.G.00
Turkeys per doz.12.00al.5.00
EGGS, per doz....................14
PEANUTS, per bushel,,..,..v75al.lQ
POTATOES, Sweet.,. 1.25.al.50
PEAS, clay, per bushel,....'..G5a70
? Mixed ?? ..........60k63
RICE, (Rough) perb?BheL.l.l10aL2?
BEESWAX, per lb.a22
HONEY, 44 .............v.. .10
HIDES, Flint, per'lb............10
44 Dry Salted,44 ......J.V.'i?
SKINS, Otter, apiece.,..,.......25a2.50
?4 Coon, 44 ...v.......5aI5
44 Fox, 44 ?.Hja40
44 Deer, per lb.^5.
44 Goat, 44 ....:S
Highest market prices obtained for'all
goods consigned to me. Returns modo
promptly. Consignments solicited. I*
EDDING GIFTS AT ALLAN'S
FINE WATCHES; '
American and Swiss,
Of New and Elegant Designs, and Ex,
DIAMONDS, PEARLS, CAMEOS, I
As well as less costly sets, in great varl'y
STERLlXG SILVER WARE,
tu Fresh and Beautiful Patterns, espe?
chilly adapted for Wedding Presents,
SILVER PLATED WARE ,
Tea Sets, Waiters, Ice Pitchers, Butter
Dishes, Cups, Goblets, ?fco.
CHOICE FANCY GOODS,
Prcncb Clocks, Bronzes, Fine Table Cuf>
lery, Opera Glasses, Flno Glassware.
The Best Goods at the Lowest Prloes
3m 307 Kino Surest.