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?A. X'upoi* fox* tlio People,
Orangeuurg, S. C, August 20,18S0.
We regret to notice the difficulty
nr.d dissatisfaction into which our
Aikcn friends have been led by
means of the primary system. We
are glad Orangeburg is free from any
muddle of this kind.
Mr. James Cannon has removed bis
talor shop from the Public Square to
Middleton street, opposite Mr.
Strauss' residence, where ho will bo
pleased to see his friends and pat
rons. See his advertisement.
Mr. E. L. Salley, who spent three
weeks with his family and friends
here, loft last Monday for his distant
borne in Texas. We wish you a safe
return to your loved ones, "Jack,"
and trust you will visit us again in
less than six years.
Lecture.- -A lecture will be deliv
ered at the room of the Young Men's
Chris nan Association on next Mon
,day evening at half-past eight o'clock
by S. R. Mellichamp, Esq. Subject:
?'True Heroism, or Moral Grandeur."
Admission, ten cents.
Haie Storm.?A severe rain and
hail storm, accompanied by consider
able wiud, fell about six miles from
to^vn on the Five Notch Road. Con
siderable damage was done to the
crop of Mr. Henry Stroman and oth
ers in Iiis immediate neighborhood.
The yard and cotton rows were com
pletely covered with the hail stones.
How beautiful is night! How si
lently she tiptoes across the meadows
of yonder peaceful vale. I hear, in
fancy, the soft rustic of her shadowy
garments as they tra 1 above the?
plague take the candidates. A fel
low can't indulge in a little bit of
sentiment without something start
ling him back to the stern realities of
Mass Meeting.?Monday, October'
1 Ith, has been appointed by the State
Executive Committee as the day for
holding the Democratic Mass Meet
ing in our county. Let every citizen
bear this in mind nnd so arrange Iiis
business as to be able to attend.
This is to be Orangehuvg's great day,
and every citizen is expected to do
List of consignees for unclaimsd
freight at the South Carolina depot
lor week ending August 19, 1880:
1). A. Griflin, IL L. Taylor, T. J. P.
Walsh, Thus. E. Rickcobackcr, R.
W. Bales, J. II. Ford ham, S. M.
Wilson. G. M. Norris, J. C. llolman,
.7. F. Way, J. II. Stalcy, J. K. Hart
& Co., James Rayland, Geo. D. Sel
lers, Dr.J. W. Summers.
Worthy Example.?The Radical
traders of Middle St. Matthews have
.icen no little thwarted in their move
ment in consequence of a few minis
ters of the African Methodist Church
refusing to allow political meetings
to be held in their houses of worship.
This indicates an advancement in
morale realjy commendable, and we
hope other churches will follow an
example so worthy of imitation.
Election ok Delegates.?Willow
Swamp Straightout Democratic Club
met on last Saturday and elected the
following delegates to the County
Convention: C. F. Dowling, J. F.
Williamson, J. H. Baker and B. D.
ilqs8. The delegates ?:crc Instructed
to vote for Dr. J. C. Hoi man, for
Representative, Jos. F. Robinson, for
Clerk, C. B. Glover, for Judge of
Probate, and Robt. Copes for Treas
Cotton Picking.?This week might
be called the beginning of the cotton -
picking season for the present year,
us many of our farmers have entered I
the Heids and will not leave them un
til the last pod be opened. The re
espt very hoavy rains will cut this
season short, as the estimated cotton
yield of two weeks ago will not more
than approximate the real yield so
damaging has been the rains on the
Death of Mrs. Jones.?We regret
to announce the death of Mrs. Imman
uel Jon cm of the Pine Grove section
which occurred at the residence of her
husband on Wednesday iast. Mrs.
Jones was a most excellent lady and
by her qualities of heart and mind
exercised a control.ing influunce'iipon
all who knew her. She leaves a large
family of children and a devoted hus
band to treasure her monory nnd to
mourn their severe loss.
Settling an Estate.?Allen Phil
lips, ol the Fork, was assaulted and
brutally beaten one day last week by
Wade Johnson anil wife. Meyers
Moss also lu'at the wife of Allen Phil
lips in a shameful manner. Allen
Phillips is the ad it inistrator of Thom
as Pnillips and, it seems the . clfort
to remove the properity of the latter
to a place of safety, and the adminis
trators arrangement of the affairs of
the estate did not meet tho approval
of the parties interested, hence the dif
liculty. The assaulting parties were
arrested taken bofore a trial justice
and lined. Ail the parties to the dif
ficulty arc colored.
Dots.?What has become of the
Orangcburg Lodge, K. ol II. meet
next Monday evening.
The Edisto Brass Band are about
to get new instruments.
The Heading Club meets this eve
ning at the residence of Mr. J. C.
Mr. A. D. Fair started on Satur
day last on a short visit to Glenn
Ii is estimated that the new census
of South Carolina will give us a popu
lation of over 950,000.
Prof. Benjamin Holloway is teach
ing the colored band, which is making
We were pleased to meet in our
town on Wedncsdn}', Prof. C. B. Cro
mcr, of No wherry College.
When some politicians arc weighed
they are found wanting every olliee
in which thcro is a vacancy.
We are indebted to our 3'oung
friend, Mr. II. S. Wannamaker, for a
very line melon sent us last week.
"Gin Sling," says an exchange, "'is
i? student at Yale College." Ah, yes,
be is a class-mate of Whis-Kcc Punch.
If man}' more candidates are ??per
suaded by their friends to run" the
supply of "friends" will be exhausted.
The Demockat boasts of no favor
ite candidates. Place the most com
petent men in office and we are satis
We notice Mr. J. C. Pike is renova
ting and enlarging his store prepara
tory to receiving his fall stock of
The hammer, ftnd trowel of th"
workmen are making merry music in
our midst, and we rejoice at these
signs of prosperity.
Mr. B. P. I/Jar delivered an in
structive address before the St. Paul's
Sunday School Missionary Society
last Sunday afternoon.
All the enndidates have counted
noses, nnd are perfectly sure of a
nomination. We congratulate them
on this happy state ol adairs.
Messrs. Henry and Theodore Kohn
have gone North to buy their fall
stocks. Their customers will note
this and govern them elves accord
Dr. John Inabinet, who has been in
Texas forty years, returned last Sat
urday, and is now visiting relatives
and friends in our County. A long
slay Doctor I
Our Gun Club will visit Spartan
burg next week to compete in the
gla-S hall tournament. Steady your
nerves, gentlemen, and look well to
Go to James Van Tassel's for your
family groceries, where you will find
them fresh und cheap. Mr. C. It.
Jones is there and will be pleased to
sec his friends.
All the Secretaries of Democratic
Clubs are requested to forward imme
diately to J. L. Hcidtman, Esq., the
names of delegates to the County
Kortjohns store is filled to ovcr
Uowiug with goods aud he is prepar
ed to furnish them as low as ever.
Country merchants will tak3 notice
and give b in a call at once.
Mr. Stephen Dunn, of Savannah
Ga., has purchased a tract of land,
about six miles from town for the pur
pose of farming. Wo welcome all
worthy citizens from abroad.
We hear from our friends in the
county considerable complaint of rust
in cotton in consequence of the recent
rainy seasons. Wo trust the crop
may not be seriously damaged.
Dr. J. W. Summers left for Glenn
Springs on Monday last where ho goes
to attend on Mr. Henry Snell, whose
health is in a'bad condition. It is
probable Mr. Snell will return to his
Mr. Peter D. Tilley, a succssful
young farmer of Middle St. Matthews
who went a month ngo to Glenn
Springs for his health, returned last
Saturday greatly improved in health
Mr. C. E. Gardner, of Elizabeth
township, has invented a wheat and
cotton planter nnd cotton seed nnd
guano distributor combined, which is
said to be superior to anything yet
invented of its kind.
Mr. J. F. Way brought the first
bale of new cotton to market this year
on Uie 14th instant. It was classed
'ow middling, and was bought by
Messrs. Bull & Scoville at 11 cents.
Mr. Way has sinco brought in two
i When j'ou arc depressed by the
gaunt, 6ickly feeling of a disordered
system, which needs to be elennsed
and stimulated into healthy action,
take a dose or two of Ayer's Pills
und see how quick you can be restor
ed for a quarter.
Rev. J. F. Kiscr having procured
a bell for the Lutheran Church from
the Buckeye Foundry of Cincinnati,
O., the ladies of that church propose
holding a fair the curly part of Octo
lieriu order to raise money to build a
tower for the bell.
Compound Extract Buoiiu, com
posed of buchu leaves, dandelion
root, acetate potash, juniper berries,
praci/.a brava, und culinsonia root.
All of which are highly valuod diur
etics, kidney stimulants and dcpur
ant8. The failure of the act:ons of
tho kidneys is a source of many dis
tressing diseases. This medicino
produces a hearty action of the
kidneys, removes from tho blood the
urea and urio acid, which if allowed
to remain and accumulate would in
duce rheumatism, gooty affections,
pains in back and loins. Tins valua
ble medicine is for salo by Dr. J. G.
Wanuamakcr. Price 75 cents per bot
Courthouse Demociiatic Club.?
At a large and enthusiastic meeting
of the Courthouse Democratic Club,
held on last Tuesday ovening, tho
following delegates and alternates
were elected to the County Nominat
Delegates.?Jas. P. Izlar, John II.
Dukes, J. S. AlbcrgotU, W. B.
Thompson, S. Dibble, B. F. Slater,
A. S. bailey. W. L. Glaze, A. S. Hy
dride, J. C. Pike and S. It. Mclli
Alternates.?T. C. Albergotii, Jas.
L. Sims, J. C. Edwards, Jas. A. Wil
liams, P. A. Sehiffley.
Next.?The Mncon Messenger and
Telegraph gets off tho following:
"Simon Lance, a colored man, farm
ing in the swamp, brought into this
office last night a slice of watermelon
having roughly marked in the red
meat tho letters ??W. S. H." The
marks were probably made by a worm
in his travels, but it is singular that
it should have traced the initials of
Winficld Scott Hancock. Wo take it
as an omen that bis wise administra
tion will be shown in a fruitful coun
try, the humblest inhabitant of which
shall sound hispraiso.
TiiEin Strenotii.?If tho strength
of all the candidates, as it appears to
them, respectively, could unite its
forces a cyclone would have no more
effect on it than a passing zephyr?
indeed should a cyclone strike the
courthouse on Wednesday, and this
condition of affairs prevailed, the cpn
ventionjcould take the unruly concern
corn by the head and tail, tie it a con
venient knot and toss it, now harm
less, out of the window. And yet
some of these very strong candidates
will be left outside to "chew the cud
of melancholy" over an ingloiious de
Ninety-Six, S. C, April 14,1879.?
Dr. L. T. Hill.?I have been suffer
ing from indigestion and dyspepsia
for some time ; had no appetite, and
was very restless at night. I pur
chased a bottle of your Hepatic Pan
acea, and was surprised how rapidly
I improved after taking a few doses.
I used one botllC; and now I re9t
well at night and have & good appe
tite. B. J. Sprutt. For sale by S,
Eooefield Co., S. C, April 9.
1879.?Dr. L. T. Hill:? 1 his certifies
that I have used your Hepatic
Panacea, for diseases of Liver and
Dyspepsia. I can safely say that it
has bencfitted me more than any
other midicine I have ever taken. E.
P. Addison. For sale by S. A.
If Sidney Smith, whose genial na
ture was a well-spring of pleasure to
isia friends, had suffered with an in
active liver he would have used Port
aline, or Tabler's Vegetable Liver
Powder. Price 50c. For sale by
Dr. J. G. Waunamaker. 2
Oft in the stilly night the sufferer
with piles wondered where he could
obtain relief until lie sought and found
it in Tabler's Buckeye Pile Ointment,
certainly the best remedy for piles.
Price 50c. For sale by Dr. J. G.
By a typographical error in last
week's paper Mr. J. S. R?wo was
nominated for School Commissioner,
when it should have been J. C. Rowc.
We extend our sympathy in ad
vance to all candidates who do not
" Tie "Taylor Gin. "
riMIIS superior Cotton Gin is closely
J_ imitated by other gins, but having
secured its patent name by a decree of
court the makers control Ihc features of
original merit and have added all the
latest improvements. It now has the
patent round breast, the brush belt is
self adjusting, its speed is at the highest
point, and it run.-. as light as any first
T HE TAYLOR GIN
IS THE CHEAPEST,
IT IS THE MOST COMPLETE,
IT IS THE MOST DURABLE.
Orders were refused at the factory last
year as they came in too late, Order
John A. Hamilton.
Orangeburg, S. C.
Oet 11, lS7u.
SOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAD,
On and after May 16th, 1880, Passen
ger Trains on this road will run as fol
lows: (till further orders.)
GREENVILLE EXPRESS TRAIN
Leave Columbia..*4 15 p ru
" 11 .J2 is p m
Arrive at Camden..........7 45 p m
Leavo ? run go burg .,.Q05 p in
?* .J4 M p m
Arrive at Charleston.*9 o? P m
?? .,47 30 p m
*Dally exoept Sundays. JSundays only.
Leavo Charleston at..,..,5 45 a m
Leavo Orangeburg at...8 40 a m
Loavo Camden at.'...7 00 a m
Arrive at Columbia.10 30 a m
Way Freight nnd Passonger Trains.
? Leave Columbia.i.5 40 a in
Arrive at Camden......12 00 m
Leavo Orcngoburg.10 OS a m
Arrive at Charleston.2 00 p m
*' Augusta.3 25 p in
? Leave Charleston.9 00 a m
Leave Augusta.8 00 a m
Arrive at Columbia.5 37 p m
* Passengers leaving Columbia or
Charleston on thesu trains have to change
cars at Brnnchvillc to roach Charleston
at 2 00 p in or Columbia nt 5 37 p in.
Night Express Train.
Leave Columbia.*9 30 p m
Leave Omuguburg. 12 32am
Arrive at Augusta. 7 50a m
Arrive at Charleston.G 20 a in
?Passengers taking this train will have
to cbange cars at liranehvillc to reach
Charleston 0.20 a. in., if not in sleep
er. Regular Accommodation train will
arrive at 8 00 a m.
Arrive at Columbia
New Yoik Express.
Leave Orangeburg.5 47 a m
Arrive at Oraugeburg.9 57 p in
The Greenville Express and Night Ex
press will run daily. All other trains
run daily except Sundays. Sleeping
Curs arc attached to Night Express.
Bertha only ?1 50 to Charleston or Au
gusta. Those trains make connections
at Charleston with New York and Balti
more Steamers on Wednesday* and Sat
urdays, also with Florida Steamers on
Tuesilays and Saturdays. The Night
Express, make connections with 7 a m
train on S&C Hall road forSavnuuh and
Florida points. Connect ions made by
other trains at Augusta with trains from
ami to that point, also with ull trains
from and to Charleston.
The train leaving Columbia at 9 30 p
in and arriving ut 0 10 a m makes close
connections at Klngsville witb the New
York Dxpress Trains, to which is at
tached a 1'uilman Sleeping Car, running
through between Augusta and New
York without change.
On Saturday and .Sundays, round trip
tickets aro sold to and from all stations
at one first-class fare for the round trip
good till Monday noon to return
D. C. ALLEN,
Gen. Pass, and T. Agt.
John B. Peck, Gon. Supt.
j. G. Pustei.e, AgtOrangeburg.
JAME8 VA.1N" TA-SSKJl.
is agent for the sale of the celebrated
BALD MOUNTAIN CORN WHISKEY,
the purest brand in the known world
CALL! CALL!! CALL!!!
and sample for once in your lives a pure
It has no equal. Also on hand the cheap
eat brands of
SMOKING and CHEWING TOBACCO
In the market,
A full line of Staple and Fancy
Cheaper than the Cheapest.
Give mo a call and be convinced that
this advertisement is no humbug.
JAMES VAN TASSEL,
At Midler's Old Stand,
J. DEE ANDREWS
WOULD respectfully inform the eiti
y.eus of Oraugeburg that be has in
charge the stock and lixturcs of Z. J.
King, at Wallace Cannon's old stand,
Main street, wlie.ro be will be glad to serve
Ids friends and tbe public with anything
in bis line of trade. Everything fresh
Ulldpure and guaranteed to give satisfac
tion, A full line of goods kept constantly
on hand-.. Born and raised in Orange
burg, 1 hope to receive a liberal sbare of
the patronage of mv fellow citizens.
J. DEE ANDREWS.
BLACKBERRY BRANDY at Wallace
Cannon's old stand.
Tare CORN and RYE Whiskies fo*
sale at Wallace Cannon's old stand.
For pure Chumpnigue Lager Beer go,
I to Wallace Camion1* old stand. Families
i supplied by the dozen?goods delivered
I free qf charge.
j Seltzer Water, for disarrangement of
[the bowels and kidneys, for sale low at
i Wallace Cannon's old stand.
The ' Cotton Boll," the finest live cent
Cigar in town, f<n- sale at Wallace Can
non's old stand. Don't forget it.
Soda Water, fresh, by the bottle, nt
Wallace Cannon's obi stand.
May 2S, 1XS0-ly
9 05 p ni
.7 40 p m
.2 45 u m
.0 10 a in
. OFFICE OF
GEO. H. CORNELSON,
?ORANGEBURG, S. C.
Tho undersigned would respectfully in
form the public thoit he is every day ro^
.celvlng large additions to his already
largo stock in all the different branches
and that the same will be disposod of at
his old motto, "Large sales and small
I am a\po receiving now and have in
store the following popular brands o!
Etiwan Dlssolyed Bone.
Kai nit or Potash Salt
Which will be sold at lowest prices.
I have also been appointed agent for
B, F,' Avery & Sons,
(The largest Plow and Wagon Manufac
tory in the world.)
and have received a lot of their One, Two
and Three Horse Wagons, also Plows
this week. Give ine a call and see for
GEORGE H. CORNELSON.
- Sept. 10,1879._
GREAT NEWS I
GLORIOUS NEWS !!
IP* DRY GOODS.
* Calicoes at Six and a Quarter Cents.
Calicoes ut Six and a Quarter Cents.
Calicoes at Six and a Quarter Cents.
Calicoes at Six and a Quarter Cents.
New und Fashionable Goods received
Ladies' Linen Sniis,
White Lawn Basques,
gently trimmed from 81.23 up.
Embroideries Laces Ribbons Gloves,
Parasols, Buchings, Neck Ties in all the
late styles and very low in prices.
We Invite particular attention to our
immense stock of
DRESS GOODS |
Latest Novelties being constantly added, j
Selling out and Chcnu,
' P*'.7i?Mbcr we have tin* ttnest, best and
HATS, SHIRTS, SHOES, and
And don't forget to cal at
Orangobufg, S. C, Oct. 10,1879.
Just arrived In the latest styles.
HAT and SHAWL PINS,
and every thing else in my line..
Fresh supply 0/
LANDRKTIl'S TURNIP SEED
Will be in .Tidy l>t.
Watchmaker and J(ewe)W.
Russell |Sircct, Oiaiigeburg, S. C.
A. F. H. DUKES,
13RANCHVJLU.E, S. C,
is now opening-a largo-apd complcto
embracing everything lu that line,
lie also keeps on band a large stock .0/
Ho Is agent for tbo celebrated
BROWN COTTON Gl?,
A.. F. H. DUKES,
BRANCHVILLE, S. C.
BO you .sutler with Headache?''',*
O yourfcel dull and languid?
Does your appetite fall von ?
"Is your Liver out.jp" order?
Dave you a mctullc 'taste in yen
Have you dyspepsia or Indigestlqn?
' Od) l.i<
H E PAT I C
OR, LIVER CURE,
And get immediate relief. It never falls,
as hundreds will testify who havo used It
and have been hencji tted. It is entirely
vegetable, certuiu in its effects, and abso
lutely harmless. One trial will convince
you. PO WIE & MOISE,
?Charleston, S. C.
For Sale by Or. J. G. WannnmrJter,
Orangeburg S. C. April 23?G?i n.
JAS. W. IZLAB.
Attorney and Counsellor
ORANGEBURG, 3. C.
Ofllce corner Conrt House Square and
Church street, the same lately owned
and occupied by Win. M. Ituk&ttu, Esq.
Attorney and Conngellor at Law
(Cor. Church & St. Paul's Street.)
ORANGEBURG, S. ,C.
Wheeler Wilson Sewing
No. 8 IMPROVED.
Easient to learn, easiest to manage.
The lightest running, tbo most durable.
Awarded the only Graud Prize at the
Paris Exposition In 1878. jQver pjghl^
competitor*. Terms ea.s?.
For sale by
James A. Hamilton,
At the store of John A. Hamilton.
Jacob Reed's Sons,
The oldest and most reliable Clothing
Houso In the United States. Military
Goods a specially. 'A fresh line Spring
Samples just received aud orders taken
Jam?s A, Hamilton,
At John A. Hamilton's store.
IMPROVED PATENT LIVER PAD4
NnvKB Guto Hard. _
Can bb Madb ant Strbnotu Dnimtt. l*Ut>
Tvricg as Lono.
Car:! vV.UA MflfV tbs WatKk
Siek k Nemu
of Uic Stomach, covering Uip Urcat Nerve ??ntrcJ,
also tho Liver mid Stomach. A gpr.tlo Vcgelab!?
Tonic Is absorbed into thrcirculation of tuo Illoodond
1 Ivcr, purifying UiolIlood.stlir.ulnUng Uip I.lrcrand
Klvlocys to, lifiUhy. action, and strengthening tba
Womnch to digest food. Pales ?r Pah? ?1 and H
BAt-h. Sold by all DnuooisT?,or sent by Mall
or Kxprc.?s. _
Manufactured at 89 & 41 Nohth I.ibkrty r.,
For Sale by
8. A. REEVES.
ANDREW C. JDIBELli,
Attorney and Counsellor at Law^
Ccr.icr St. Paul and ( bur h Sis.
OllAXGEBURG, S. C.
A| rU 23-3mof,