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AI5J51-: VILLE . S.C.
Wednesday, Nov. 13, 1889.
Suoi'f Sin^r ?r !2oiluos.
Wo have receive I :i beautiful duet am!
chorus from !>. II. Magill, Ks<j.. entitled
"When o'er I See Those Smiling Kyes," lor
which he has our thanks. The piece is published
by the National Music Co., of Chicago.
111., from which company the sons etui he
bought for '|i?c. a copy. Mr. Ma;:ill lias eompotieri
a number of popular stur.\ as well as
instrumental pieces, ami his laiest is sure to
become ?i favorite anionic his friends ami the
patrous of the publishers. l'er*o: >. desiring
good musie cheap, would do well loseml for a
catalogue of this company's music.
Visitors lo <ol:ini!<in I'll is Wecli.
Miss Aylelto I'lialmers,
Miss .Iconic Pel pi i,
Mr. Fmzier I.yon,
Miss Kittie Peri in.
Miss Francis Calhoun,
Mrs. Jas. Taggart,
Mrs. I.. II. Russell and daughters.
1 >r. C. W. Cason.
Dr. 1,. T. Hill,
Dr. J. W. Marshall,
.ImlS'' J- ' 'othraii,
Mrs, .1. S. ("otbran.
Miss ("larkie Cothran,
-Air. J. M. Lawson.
The <'?>! nnibia l'air.
The excursion train for the Columbia Fair
left Abbeville this morning at .'!..V). Although
a slight rain was falling i|iiite a crowd got
aboard the train.
On Monday and Tuesday fifty tickets were
sold. This morning lifty-two tickets were
Total tickets to the Fair 10.', being more
than has been sold to (he Fair in years.
Tho liKiTJir.y Cluh.
** ' ' !.?!. mMl n.
T110 AOOCV1IIC Ijlll'mi J i luu mn int.-., ...
Hie house of W. ('. Mc(?owan, Ksi|? on Friday
next, at the usual hour. .Mr. Wilson, essayist.
Subject, printing.
I The Chrysanthemum Show in Charleston
was a complete success, -in which Cokesbury
carried n(T several prizes, as follows :
i l'.est twelve varieties Japanese, Mrs. F. A.
Best six varieties Chinese, Mrs. (i. \V. Conner.
Second six varieties Chinese, Mrs. I<\ A.
Con ncr.
Host six Japanese. Mrs. F, A. Conner.
Second six Japanese, Mrs. C?. W. Conner.
Host twenty-four varieties, Mrs. F. A. Conner.
Third best design, Mrs. O. W. Conner.
llest pair baskets, Mrs. (?. W. Conner.
Hest pair vases, Mrs. F. A. Conner.
Best display of fifty varieties, Mrs. G. \V.
This is the time of the year when the conntry
newspaper Is urged to act as agent for
for somebody in giving away a lot of trash to
subscribers who pay up. We clw the readers
of the J'rrmt mid Jlmntir their full two dollar's
worth, and hence do not. have to throw in
a lot of trash to induce subscribers to pay.
Miss Smith and Mrs. Jtiley. of Mt. C.armcl,
were in Abbeville on Monday, they were appointed
on a committee of ladies to inspect
the Methodist l'arsomtge and see what was
needed to make it more comfortable. Mr.
Kerry is the pastor of that circuit and occu
pies the parsonage.
Thk Oyster Supper eiven by the."Willint:
Workers" of the Presbyterian church la<t
Wednesday night was.quite a success. The
music on this occasion was particularly irood.
The proceeds are to be used for the purchase
of a pipe organ for the l'resbyteiian church.
Wk have had delightful weather during the
wholo of the Kail. Kiros have not. been
needed lor a month, and our people have
been sitting on t he piazzas at night, enjoying
the weather, and the musical whistle of the
various steam engines in town.
Rev. A. L. I'atteksox, of Mt. Cnrmel, delivered
a very impressive sermon in the Court
House on Sunday". The Synod 01' the Associate
Reformed Presbyterian Church will organize
a church here on the 27th inst.
The Dispatch at Hlacksburg, S. (will be
sent for two months on trial for twenty-five
cents. Those wishing to invest a small
amount in.n cood newspaper will ?lo well to
accept the offer.
Cor.. WAi.i.lNfJKoitn is in town. lie has a
^ load of horses and mules, which will go to
k Ninety-Six. He says he belongs to the Karmer's
Alliance in Indiana.
Pk. It. s. CormtA.w Messrs. J. K. Hood.
Patton Kennedy, and Doctor Kennedy, of
JHie West, were honored visitors to Aboeville
last Monday.
The season has begun for bird hunting and
6ucker fishing. Almost every day we hear of
parties going out enjoying the spoi l.
Bfsitof IIowe will vi.-it a i?>??>\?1 >? on .January
5t.li, to administer the rite ?>i nuiiir niation
iu Trinity Church.
TlIflWliAY, November 2-i:h, lias been up
pointed by j'resideiit Harrison for a day of
general thanksgiving.
Mn. W\ K. l!i: 1,1. will occupy on the lsi of
December,the rooms over his and Mr. Speed's
Miss Haxxaii Hkmpiiii.j, teaches her dancing
class ut her own home, and not elsewhere.
Ol'K town has never been better supplied
with l'resli fish and oysters than the present
Cait. Wii.i.iams will occupy the Douglass
house after the first of December.
Miss Salmi.: Mak.suall is visiting Col.
Orr's family in Greenville.
Ma. Waldo Marshall is now attending
In Cmnnvllln
Miss Ji'i.ia Gkayoon is in Greenwood visiti
nj; friends.
Mr. Roach is itnpioving his lot on Magazine
.Mi!. Grv McIntosm is visiting relatives in
Atibevil !e.
Miss Km ma Wilson is in town visiting
Hon. Mays Cleveland is on a visit to Abbeville.
Mr. Ih"ndas Is now in Philadelphia.
Full n?n?H ? of Cotton t'ni
IIokM"('oI(n of all Sorts?A Word j
About Hi*. II. S. Addison?Tlie Good
Old I'rcx* and Banner.
Antkevii.i.k. s. c., Nov. :l. lssi.
Editor Prcnx ami Jtttmirr :
We have hud the best I'all to gather crops 1
remember of. nnd the crops .-'re Coiton
( picking is well up and the most of that picked
tins been sold at iroin ! '? to ptSomcof
the Alliance men have not m?M, c.v <*pi when
obliged to do no. nnd .some have sold nl:<- Hie
others and done well. The coi n eribs in lb< se'
j>nrIs arc cribs holding from n to r>?sI bushels |
jind the most of them full, and the shucks af j
ter lillingall the spare room in bainsare piled !
in big rail pens.
This neighborhood worship at First t'reek
liaptist church, a neatly painted building,
wiiiL a membership of 27">. Service on the
?-fourth "Nilnday. Pastor, Kev. II. C. Smart.1
Sunday School and prayer meeting every oilier
Sunday, Mr. T. Ij. ?'linkscales, superintendent,
with Mela the school, and they do not
believe in plent.vd wateral<?ue. You can see
on every hand plenty of cot Ion, corn, potatoes,
peas, hogs in pens weighing from U'KI to
l.jll pounds now, lino horses, mules and cattle,
and now and then a ninle and horse e>>)i,
lisli polios, ami ;u i mill I!I.II\C MIC WKI I.II IIV-|
ing. and si ill Iliese big hearted people arc improving
Ihoir homes, building mid painting.
.Mr. .1. I. C 'rowfher is having his house painted
now and two or three others have spoken lo
Mr. Moore, the painter, about having tlieirl
homes fixed up.
I tell you, Mr. Kditor, it. would do yon
to come up to one of the eoi u sh lickings tiny
have up liere. I don't mean that, there isi
lunch fun in sitting ill a chair by u pile of loll |
or 5UU bushels of corn and pulling shucks all I
day and then have sore hands and arms for a
week alter, hill tins Inn (Mines in wlnn we ali (
stop fordsmier and go to eating and talking!
about tin* news of the day. A llinii'-e schools
and other mailers. 1 tbought, if Mr. ) ;. s. Ad-!
dison had eome to the eonelusion t hat I had
Jie would have wrote lo you i:> this wise:!
'Vou will pleas? send hill tor I'rr.w
Jittum r. J am a meiiilM-r of the Alliance and
1 can't read It myself, hut send it lo my wife |
or some near friend and I will pay for it for
them, and I will just look over it toseeij tlie!
paper contain.-? nothing that they ought not
to read."
I tun assure him there would he
nothing wrong about it for how many do you I
kcv now who live in their wife's house, drivej
their wife's stock,and even buy (roods in their
wife's natne.and good in<-mbersof the church !
uud other orders, and I don't think theAlliunce
could object., but the poor wile has borne i
so much already I think she could risk taking I
your good old paper for her husband's good,
and shecan even read it tu him after becomes 1
home from the Alliance mad because he hasI
lie Id bis cotton until it is a little oil'. Nol
I liarm to the Alliance. I wish them Cods peed i
*- in all tilings, i want them to make two bales
ol cotton where only one grew, and live bushels
of corn where only one grew, hut I don't
intend tliein to tell me what paper and hook
I can or cannot read. He sure you are right
and go ahead. M. C. \V.
We can give you the best Flour for the least
money that was ever ollered in Abbeville
C'ome'and see for yourself. Smith A Son.
mmiwmwnx n imwufig
j Tin* Iron is KeiiiK' I,aid Tllis Side of
j (Iicstcr?'l'rach !,:?>'ci's I'i-oiii Al[aula
?o .Heel Uie Traek l.ii.vci's
From Clx'stt'r. ( Nnvaiitinlt Kiv?'r.
I Work semis to lie progressing as rapidly :?s
j povilile on t he IM-ornin, Carolina nnd Noi! h |
i n llaiiroad. No special lii-v. lopnu ills lmv?( line;
to liizlit. in this iiniiiiilial.- nelnltlioi]
lioo.l, e.\?rj)i. in t lie iiiiitler oi nrliitratl'irr tin*
I'l iri- <ii rljiht oi' way over tlie landsof Mr. .1.
I!. ! '. Wilson, near the .Milievllle villaue. .Mr.
' I.. 11. Itassi'll unit Mr. A. I-< illes|iii: were on
! tli. cosniiiitice. whieli met yesterday, and alj
tor virw inji t he land, awarded ; "?? to Mr. Wilson.
I We copy some paragraphs from our ?.\I
changes, in the ahsencc of any otlitr iufornia|
lion r
Chfxtcr Hullrtin.
Track laying on the (Jeorgin, Carolina and
Soil In-ill i.'ailioad was resumed hereon last
i ilesilay. i Mr uniillliiz is anu.u iiiiimic<i iuj
.six miles west <>t tiiis place ami l?y the time
!In- track laying is completed lor that distance
tin; grading will he finished and ready
fur track laying to ilroad Hiver, which is
about t wenty miles west of litre. The grading
beyond liroad liiver is being pushed rapidly
and ii is thought, by the time the track layers
reach Ilroad Itiver, fifteen or twenty miles
more will be ready lor putting down the iron.
It is now said that the road will be completed
and I lie ears running between here ami Atlanta
by the lirst of next June. This is good
THE G., C. & N. ROAD.
The Line to be I.oca led in Allien* this
Week and Contracts Let Out.
A/lens /ianncr.
The Georgia, Carolina and Northern Hailroad
is slowly coming towards Athens, and
by next summer the trains will be running
from Monroe. X. C.t to the Classic City, 'flic
section from Chester to Clinton will be completed
in a lew days?more than a thousand
hands being at work thereon?and so soon as
this is done the entire force will be put to
work grading to the Savannah river, as the
route is located to that point.
This week the chief engineer will be in Athens
for the purpose of locating the line out of
our city, when contracts will be at once let
and dirt broken. Then forces will be set to
work on both ends of the line, and they will
meet at the Savannah river.
This company has the money in hand to
pay for the grading and equipping of the entire
road, and of course it is to their interest
to hasten the work as fast as possible, for the
sooner will then interest on idle capital be
In the next thirty days it is expected that
every part of the route from Athens to Clinton,
S. C., will be under contract.
This will be great news for our people. They
have been anxiously waiting to see dirt
broken on the (<., c. A N., for it means the highest
kind of a booin for Athens.
<'ompnralive StntcinonlM. ami Speculalioiis
IVrlaiiiing to (li<> Old King
? Prosperity lor llie Soulh ? Tlie
<; row III oT Her .Manufactures.
Tlus annual hook of Latham, Alexander A*
Co., "Cotton Movements mid Fluctuations,"
contain*, as usual, some very valuable facts
anil figures. The circular from the firm,
printed in stereotype from an autograph let
ter, is very interesting.
"Although in the main," says the circular:
"drops have been favorable, there have been
exceptions enough in certain sections to make
opinions vary greatly as to tlieout-turn of the
growing crop. The uncertainty on ibis point
has been heightened by the September report
of the agricultural bureau, which was not so
favorable as expected. It made the general
average condition of the crop Sii.U, against S'J.S
in September, isss. The October report makes
it si.I, against 7S.9 in ?ictobcr, 1SSS. There is
therefore a falling olF of overlive percent, in
tiie condition since last'inonth.
Taking the foregoing fuels into consideration
and remembering how late much cotton was
planted, it seems improbable that the yield
will much exceed that of last year or the year
This becomes matter for serious thought
when taken in connection with the statement
put lorth by the foremost of European authorities
tli.it a crop of T.luu.ouo bales will be
needed to supply the wants of the world.
The crop is late, and however large it ultimately
may be, receipts have so far not been
what could be call oil very heavy.
Besides being retarded by the lateness of the
season they have lurther been aH'ccteU by a
disposition on the part of producers to hold
shipments back until the question of cottonin
place of Jute?bagging had been settled.
Hence stocks of cotton are still light.
The comparative position of cotton as to
price and supply is as follows:
1SS!?. iss?. lj>S7.
lteceipts t". s. pons
since Sept. 1st US1.1SG 712.S.S 1,1K|,7W
Total exports since
Sept. 1st I is :m. 271 012, IHU
Stock in I'.s. ports ?!1,S1S I'u.n.'h r?l7,.s.s4
Stock in Liverpool.. :)Sli,<i00 270,000 -PI,000
Alloat lor (Jr't Britain
20-1,(11)0 120,OiM 2:11,000
Total visible supply
U.S. and Kurope l,::s'j,(ni0 l,20ti,7'J7
.Middling uplands
in New York I'i;? :< 11 10 ! y.
Middling uplands
.in Liverpool.. fi , o';* tm
The stock in I'liiled Slates p-.rts is 12,O.SO
bales less than last year, and l."it!,?i.'i'i !e<s than
in lhS7.
Tliedeuiaial fi.r cotton is good, and will be
largerwhen all imills dial have been forced
into short time by tin- action of the Liverpool
cornertrs begin to run full time again. This
they undoubtedly will do very soon, for trade
is good. In fuel, many close observers assert
that demand lor cotton has outstripped production.
It is certain that at. the close of the
year just past the interior had been swept
clean of cotton, stocks at the United states
ports were very light,and spinners were holding
very little cotton at their mills.
The exceptionally high price for spot cotton
that ruled during the September corner has.
/?f nut m:i i n miti<*rl in
but prices arc .' till high enough to give the
planter a substantial return for liis labor.
Planters in many sections are sending their
cotton to market in a deliberate manner.
A systematic and abrupt holding back of
!lie crop is not commendable, and sucli a
course of'action has not been adopted in the
Soutii. Planters have, however, resolved not
to rush their cotton to market, and it is gratifying
to know that they are in a position to
adopt their present policy without being dilatory
In meeting their financial obligations.
The laet is they have made their crops with
much lighter advances from factors and merchants
than in any previousyear. They have
al.su, throughout a large extent of territory,
pursued a system of diversified farming; besides
cotton they have raised an abundance of
corn and many other articles. They have
used less of commercial fertilizers than formerly.
The majority of them are, therefore,
in a position to sell their cotton when and
where they please.
other changes have contributed to bring
about the present prosperous condition of the
Manufacturing has progressed lliere rapidly
in the last lew years, more rapidly than In
any other country, not only in cotior.. but also
mother trading lines. The development of
the mineral riches of the South has been phenomenal.
Transportation facilities have
steadily increased.
Crops in other countries are reit: tried fair,
but not h'\vond the a venue. India will certainly
not, inercsise ler shipments:;:'.0,0ik> bales
this year, as she did last year. Kitt lor that
great increase in shipments front India,
which served to partially II11 lite void causcil
by the scarcity of American cotton, prices of
spot col ion would inevitably have gone even
higher than lltey went during (lie latter part
of I he year jusl psiM.
The dry K?toils trade is reported unusually
good for the advanced stage ?>f the season. In
some lines of cotton goods large orders for future
delivery have been placed with agents of
American mills anil importers, and the market
for Maple goods is Mca<ly.
Master's Srtlo.
The State of South Carolina,
Mll'ili III-' mllMn.N I'l.KAX.
I ". ?V. W'iigi-m-r ?V ('?? against \V. VV. Mars et al.
1?V virtue <?1 an order of sale made in the
above stated case, I will oil'cr lor sale al
public k'.iIitv :tl AIiIm-vHIo ('. 11., S. C, on
SA I.Kit A V IN |ti:<l'..Mi:Klv, I SSI, within the
It'Kiil Imtii's of salt*, tin- foliowinj; described
properly, sitnali! in said Sialo anil ('imilly, to
wit : tme-fourth undivided interest in all
that tisiot or |?im:l oi' land, known as the
t'ovin Tract, containing
One IZ11 ii(Ired and Sixty Acres,
more or less, hounded l?y lands of \V. It. Mars,
thu late 1>. M. Hojjei.s, .James Taggart and
TKUMS OK S.VI,K-One-half cash, balance
on a credit of twelve months, wit Ii* interest
from day ot sale, seen roil by l;oi;d <>| purchaser
and mori^ii^u of the premises, with j
leave to purchaser lo pay all cash. I'uroha.scr!
to pay lor papers.
J. KI.L'Cill. Ma.sin.
Nov.... !><:), tf
.. sSi'
Ladies winter wraps. I have the largest
stock in the up-country. \V. K. Hell.
- cusi's of dress goods to arrive this week.
W. K. Ilell.
1 ease ol millinery to arrive this week. W.
K. Hull.
- eases ladies winter wraps to arrive this
week. VV. E. Hell.
i - . - I
I .\jnct,v-Ki\ in liint* Iwr X8c?* 4'<intiit%; J
Klwliosj?tisiloi'.s lo < li:sr I<-m5oii"-|
Health Xolcs-Colldii Si'i'il Hulls
i It iff ( Ollltls - Ilaee Stot-scs Ciiri
IoimIs of Slock litr ISie I'air- I*orI
Nini:ty-Si\*. X.?v. lL'tli, is-*!'.
! We ilosire 1.1 thank .Mr. J. T. AliIU-r, ot
11-1 i-sijii, < 'aiiturnia. i<?r papers. tin- uni'
!containing the wonuertul turtle story was
I very much appreciated l?y liis numerous
! friends around Ninety-Six. .Mr. W. T. II.
snys if. is a whopper.
.Miss liessie Hill, of (.ireemvood, was over
last week visiting friends and relatives.
\V. II. Krazicr carried several car loads ol
stock to the fair.
.Mr. \V. 1'.. Anderson lias purchased from J.
I,. Shumate, the old homestead of the laic i?r.
.J. A.Stuart.
At the last communication of Kureka
Lodge No. 17 A. 1\ M.. tin; following ollieers
were elected to serve the next uii*uiiig year,
.1. 1). Watson, W. -M.. II. M. Julian. S. \V.,
U. K. McCaslan, .1. \V'.. .lames lingers, Secre
tary, J.S. Wilson,Treasurer.
Messrs. .lames and William llimter, ot
ltradlcy, are ginning in llie neighborhood oi
Mr. 1'. 1'.. Mathews, of Kirksey, honored
our town with a visit last week.
Captain S. Jl. Brooks lost ills line llatniltonian
colt last week. It was kicked to death
by its own mother.
Mr. Benjamin MeKellar, of Greenwood, was
in town on business recently.
Mr. Ileider,of Newberry, was here a few
days ago looking at lands, lie contemplates
buying near our town.
Mr. lVarson, the artist, is doing some splendid
work. He makes all the tmly people
good looking, and as there Is a goodly number
of that kind in and around here, he
ought to lie popular.
Mr. II. J. Kinard, chairmanjof the board of
trustees, will have the academy painted
Maj. lJettcn Orchard and brother, were
here recently visiting their sister Mrs. T. C.
Lipscomb, and looking alter the interest of
the Southern UuiiUiug and Loan Association.
East Knd has some nice seed wheat for
The oyster supper at the Hotel for the benefit
of the parsonage of the Presbyterian
church was a success. The ladies of all the
churches gave a lifting hand and everything
passed of nicely.
Mrs. J. C. Corn is about, visiting her brother,
the Kcv. W. S. Neville ana family, at
Hluckstocks, S. C.
Miss Emma Sanders spent last week in
Charleston, taking in the festivities of that
grand old city.
IUJIJ. V>;ill>UJII HU.1 U Ull IUIKI >/? mv.
hulls, which he is giving to the planters who
sell their seed to him. He represents the
(.'ottoi\ Oil Trust.
Miss Rosa Kouclie, of Coronu.cn, has been
visiting her cousins, the Misses Fouche for
the past few days.
Dr. Jiozcman is up, and his friends nro delighted,
ho has had a long spell.
The Democratic convention of Abbeville,
did their part well last Monday when they
nominated Col. Eugene 15. Gary. Ninety-Six 1
will bo in line on election day and honor
themselves by honoring him.
Miss iirantiy Tarrant, of Newberry, who
lias been visiting .Miss Mary Rogers, returned
to her homo to-day.
Mr. J. J. Cooper had the misfortune recently
of having his foot badly mashed by a horse
troddlngon it. While it was very painful, .
II. is not a serious matter.
Mr. Robert 11. Child, of Oconee, was down
last week on business.
We were very forcibly struek with two letters
lately. One by E. 8. Addison In the Press
and Hanncr nnd one in the Greenwood Times
by Maj. Grillin. Our people ought to read
The Rev. John McGee, colored, presented
us with a gourd four feet three and one-half
inches long. It isa wonder. We sent itdown
to Col. Duller to bo deposited in the Stale
Agricultural Society.
Air. Edward C. Rico is clerking for lJeer
Brothers. i
Mr. S. M. Davis is busy repairing gins. Mr. I
Davis is one ol the best workmen In the
Indian liny the Dyson Race liorsc. will appear
on the turf at Columbia. And by the
way, we would give notice that wo are looking
out for Ninety-Six visitors to tlio State
Fair, especially those who ignore our fair.
Sometimes people strain at a gnat and swallow
a camel.
In company with Mr. 1.. M. Moore, oi
Greenwood. I visited the bedside of our old
friend Mr. Drayton Kiuard, ot Kdgelleld, yes
loruay. we iounu iiira <iuuc in. ?r. nnuu-u
is one of the best men in our country, and
the prayers of our whole coin in unity are that
lie may speedily recover.
Corn is worth ")<> cents per bushel at NinetySix.
Air. J. F. McD. Kinard carried down several
car loads of stock to the .State Fair.
Colonel Humbert, President of theC. I\. .V
W. K. 15., and President of Die State Fair As* 1
sociation, passed down to Columbia last Fri- |
day. The Colonel informs us that ho has j
strong hope of the early completion of our ?
railroad. Our people should not be discour- J
aged. I
The many friends of Mr. John llarksdalo i
and wife, of Ureenwood, are pained to hear t
of the death of the latter. .Mrs. Karksdale
was well and favorably known at NinetySix,
and the bereaved husband has the sin- ,
cere sympaty of many friends at this place. .
Miss Bessie Cauthen has returned from a '
lone visit to friends in orannebun; and j
Winnsboro. 1
Mr. John Watson and wife are boarding at J
Mr. l>cI?oachcs.
Mrs. Carter iius rented Mrs. Jones residence, ,
and will move in soon.
Colonel Wallingford will be liere in a few t
days. He wants all his friends to call on j
him. t
1'roctor Knott, Jr., Mr. W. II. Frazicr's race
horse will make his debut at the state Fair.
FAST 10X11.
n |
Gentlemen should wear Earl und Wilson
collars and culls. They are the best made.
For Kale by 1*. Rosenberg <v t o.
The State of South Carolina, .
Eliza \V. Mabry, Administratrix of tlic
Estate of 1). L. Mabry, deceased, .
Pluintill'against Eliza L. Mabry ot al i
Defendants.?Complaint l'or Sale of J
Land to pay Debts, <fcc. I
cry at Abbevillo Conrt House, on SALE!?AV
IN DECE.MIJEK next., for the
payment of debts, the following described
real estate of I>. I.ueien Mabry, '
dec ease J, to wit: All that tract ot land
situate in said county and State, contain- '
Tlirco Hundred and Sixty-five Acres, j
more or less, bounded by lands of 15. L. >
Morrison, J. II. Cheatham, Maddox j
lauds and Donnald mill tract. I
Terms of Sale?On e-lialf cash, the balance
on a credit of twelvo months, with
interest secured by bond of purchaser
and a mortcago of the property. Furchaser
to pay for papers.
Judge I'robateCourt.
Nov. nth. lss'i.
The State of South Carolina,
IMtOI'.ATIi eoriCT.
Seluia T. MoCrrry, as Kxeirntrix, Arc.,
IMninlifl', against Mary II. McCrery
<<t ill, liefcndants. Complaint in Sell
hand lo I'ay !>ebts.
at Abl>c\illo CiMiri House, S. no
S.\Li:i?AV IN 1?KCI-:.M I'.Ki: next. r.-rj
the payincut of debts, t ho fo!lowing de-1
scribe;! real estate belonging !< I!:> estate
of !?! ..'. I!. McCrery, deceased, to wit:
All i?l' that tract or pared of laml situate
in saiil County and State, consisting of
One Hundred and Scycuiy-l'ivc Acres j
more or less, bounded by lands of l>r.
L. I'nssly, L. ('. Lipford, K. W. Watson.!
!\ Rosenberg and ol hers.
TI-" l> MS < hie-ha If cash,: lie kd.iitcc mi
a credit of twelve months, with iuteres!
from day of sale, the erodit puitinn to be!
secured by bond of purchaser and a mortgage
of the property. i'nrch.iser to pay
for papers.
.1. ITLI.Ki: LVOV,
.1 mlge I'robati <'ourt.
Nov. N, ls.su, i)t
: r-l:-' i ,;r .
Ladies' and C
Has the Larffest Sti
In all the new Wraps and
tory of New York, they guarante
and Dress Goods in Upper Carol
Goods Trimmings are the finest
from toe. to $1.25 per yard.
ored Dress Silks in the best brai
Ladies Coi!ars and Cuffs, Copiop
and Colors. Clement and Bai
member I can save you money o
HAVE Received the
OUR line of Ladies and
Shoes for WEAR and STYLE is
Wear the
We call especial attentioi
line of GROCERIES this season.
Samples in our CARPET EXHIB
his home CHRISTMAS.
October 16, 1889.
Master's Snle.
rhe State of South Carolina,
John F. Campbell nirainst Dclphiu Wilson et
;ii. -Foreclosure.
BY virtue of an order of sale made in the
above staled case, 1 wiil oti'or tor snle at
juhiie outcry at Abbeville C. If., S. C., oil
*AI,EI'?A\ IN HKCK.MIIKK. 1S.VJ. within tlir
e^al houi'H of salt*, tins following described
avperiy, situate In said state and County, to
ivit: All that tract or i tared of land, conaiJiiiii;
Filly Acres,
ilore or less, bounded by lands ol James Eviiw,
! '. Miller, l.iinus l'inckney and Wilson
S'as-h, the same behn; lot No. :!I ot the Marihuil
tract an.?t having such shape and forin as
ire represented by a plat of said land on recird
In tin.- ofliee of t.lie Secretary of Slate.
TKK.M> OF SAIjK?One-hall cash, balance
m :t credit of twelve months, with interest
rum day of sale, secured by bond of purshn&er
anil mortgage of the premises, wltii
eave to iwrehiiM-r to nay all cash. Purchaser
0 pay for papera.
' J. C. KLlTUH, Muster.
Nov. (i, is.su, ti
Tlie State of South Carolina,
I'KnilATK ("01 "11T.
W. Townos Jones, as Administrator, <tc.,
Plaintill', agaiust Eliza Killingsworth
(si al, Defendants.?Complaint to Soli
Land to 1'ay Dobts.
it Abbeville Court Mouse, S. on
payment of debus, the following described
real estate belonging to the estate
:>f \V. N. Ware, deceased, situate in said
County and Statu-, containing
One Hundred and Sixty Acres,
more or less, bounded by Saluda Wivor
lames Cook, Instate of AY in. Maddox and
'I'l'l!Ms i i-:isli tins balance on
i credit ol' twelve months, villi interest
from Oay of sale, the credit portion to lio
secured by bond of purchaser and.'\ mortgage
of the property, l'urchaser to pay
lor papers.
Judge Probate Court.
Nov. s, iss:?, :;t
Sheriff's Sale.
Kli/.a L. Lyon nuainst John 'J'. I.yon, as
Kxecutor of Kli/.aheth Lynn, dec-cased?
] ?V virtue ol an Kxccution to me ilim-loil, in
' Mho above stntcil it;iso, I will sell to the
highest bidder, iit Public And ion, within the
leunl hours of side, lit Abbeville, S. ('., on
M<?NI>AV thc'Jiid day of I ?Kl KM I IKK, A. 1 .
iss'.i, tin- follow inu (If-ci ilii-il jirojuTly 10 *.vil:
AII that tract .or jiareirl of land belonsinjr to
null ii|M(ii which Kli/.abeth I.yon, lived at tin;
time of her lii-utli, containing
'!'lir<'?' Hundred stud Ni\t,v Ac res
more or less, situated in Abbeville Coiinty,
South ('arolimi, hoiiiiil>>d hy A. .1. Keri;uson.
.Mrs. S. A. liarksdnle, A. L. tiillcsi?ic, Miss
Kli/-i Kyle and others.
I.evictl on ami to he sold as tlie jiroperty of
Kli/ulictli I.yon, deceased. to satisfy the iitorc
Mint i-.M-omiiin : :><! <-<<si>.
TKU.MS-Cnsii. V. |i. MANN,
Shi riU A.
NOV. I't li. 1
Sheriff's Sale.
V?\ "minor against .1. I. ('rumor?Warran
I to syi/.c i:ro|> fur rout.
J >V > ui .-ui \V:irrii:il to t:i?- iliivirtiil. in
* ' iIk siliuvt- sluli'il fii>v, I will soil In Ihi*
liigiiot. Iil.lili-r, in I'ui.ilic Aiiciiuii. within tinloi:!:l
liiMirsui stilo, !ii I. i "ruin' i*"- rtslili-noi;
on T1'J-'.xl >A \In- v >t!i <lay -it N< >V KM ISKIt,
A. I ivtin- ,'<!it?iviii^ ilocrilfitl |>lV|-or!y
l.i wiS :
mix S J:i?:i.?.:ui<J :'<uin;!s <?t St-o?I Colioii.
hiuiv i?' less. I'ivt* J! 1111<I1<<1 iSunillcii
ol' Cniiilvr. :?!! Ciii'ii ami Colton
111 riclii intent iinvil.
l*jvjo:| mi mill i<> I ?o so*il us tla! {irnpi-rly <>t
.5 I. ('iMiiu-r, to^atiMy tlio iiturosiilil Warrant!
tltlil i'iivl\
W. Ii. MANN.
Sin-rill'A. C. I
I N11V. ljlll, IVi'J.
v ' " . ^
Children's Wii
)ck of Ladies' and C
Abbeville County,
Materials bought direct from the
;e fit and style. I offer one ol
ir.a, at the very lowest price.
1 have ever handled. Black
Colored Dress Goods in all the
ids, guaranteed not to split,
e Lisse, Veilings. Ladies Kid
Ps Shoes for Ladies and Childrei
n every dollar you buy.
Bought by Them.
Gents Shoes are unsurpassed.
; established. The Ladies Ea
the Gents Douglas Shoes.f
Ladies P. Cox Shoe for style;
and elegance is unsurpassed.
We challenge comparison with |
the World for durability and
Prices of the above goods. i
1 to our Large Line of HOSIER
We "pay SPOT CASH and
ITOR. Dor.'t forget SANTA
For Sale.
villc (ML, I will soli 1WK IIIJNDKKD|
AND SIXTY-TWO At'KKS ot what is known j
as Txi:>k < *<4tio Cotton bauds.
Tract Xo. 1. Known as 111 Mot.'aslan Tract !
containing FIFTY-* >XK A XI) THKKK-1
FOCUTIIS ACHES, with all necussnry Improvements.
Tract Xo. 2. Known as the Dowtin Tract
oontsLininir OXK Jtl'NbUKD AND FIFTF.KX !
ACUKS, with ulI necessary improvements. |
Tract No. 3. Known us the Watson Tract
A ('it MS, with a two-story six rooms J
house, barn, stables, tenant house?, iVe. These j
lands are bounded liy lands of the Hradtey
Estate, Hunter liros., <j. A. Jiauvey. Ion Mci
'ants ami W. r. Widenian. For further par-!
tleulars apply to
Greenville, S. C.
Nov. |:;th, isS't.
Sheriff's Sale.
Thomas L. Moore as Administrator nl Kstatc
of Kiiza l'errin, deceased, against
Thomas Christian?Execution.
T?V virtue of an Kxccution to me direclcd, in
the above staled case, I will sell to the
highest bidder, at Public Auction, within the
legal hours of sale, at Abbeville Court House
on MONDAY the -'nd day of DKCKMliKK, A.
D., ISS'.i, nil the right Title and interest of
Thnmu.s Christian, the following described
property to wit:
containing one Acre, more or less, and in the
Town of Abbeville, S. ('., bounded by estate of
Catharine Alston, Washington Street, aud by
an Alley leading from the above street to the
Village Spring.
I levied on and sold as the property of Thomas
Chistian to satisfy the aforesaid Kxeention
and costs,
TIOKMS?Cash. W. i?. M.vNN,
snerill A. c.
November 7th. 17s'.'. j
fair Warning.
A hi, persons indebted to RUSSKI.L a-I
IM'ItNS will save costs bv calling on
M. !?. Jmltlll'JIL, Ks'i.. and settling.
Nov. it. issji, tf
90,000 Brick,
ll Cash, positively.
t. w. McMillan.
Nov. (!, ISS'J, :>t.
An Ordinance
To Prohibit the Sale of,
Whiskey, &c., &c.,
T> i
a it ol.m) v 1XKI) 1 :"s 'i'll!': ToWNi
Coiinril of Alihmille, S. ami hv I!ic1
authority of t!i>' same :
That il shall i??r 111j 1:iwl*i 1 for any p??r-1
son or persons to sc.I in iliu corporate
limits of tlicj town of AI>i??*\ jI If. any
kind of s[>iritiMiH liquors, wines, beers,
hitters. or fruits j r?,j:jir-.-?J wi!h such
liquors, in said town, and if any person
or persons who shrill l?o jjuiity of selling
any such spirituoi;<liquors, wines, bcois,
hitlers or fruits prepared with such
liquors, shall upon conviction, !>o liiu!
not luss than ten or more than one hundred
dollars, or lie imprisoned in the
i County mil thirty days.
. J. W. SIGN,
Wardeus. .
: S.-c . ! '
-.'V : ;; V-', '
iter Coverings.
Ihildren's Cloaks in
Manhattan Cloak and Suit FacF
the iargest Stocks of Millinery
My line of Millinery and Dress
Goods in all the new material5
new shades. Black and ColCorsets
In ten different styles,
and Cashmere Gloves, in Black
i. every pair guaranteed. ReOctober
23. 1889.
K of G-OODS Ever
The reputation of the Douglas
igle Shoe is not a whit behind
Wear the
Y. We will handle a gooc
get all discounts. Look a1
CLAUS will make our house
& SON.
Sheriff's Sale.
Julia A. Martin atralnst Ina H. Martin.?Ex
ecu t ion.
I.> Y virtue of an execution to me tiirectea, ir
the above stated case, I will sell to tti<
highest blddei, at public auction, with the le
jf.il hours of sale, at Abbeville Court House
(in MONDAY, the 2nd day of DECEMBER A
D. IKS'), the following described property, u
wit: All that tractor parcel or land, con
* Eight Hundred Acres,
more or loss, situate in Abbeville County
South Carolina, bounded by lands of John Ev
ans, \V. L. Prince, K. S. Martin and others
Also the MILL TRACT, containing
Three Hundred and Fifty Acres,
more ur less, and bouuded by lands of Mrs. E
A. Robertson, Winestock place an(l other*
known as the John Campbell Martin lauds
Levied on and to be sold as the property o
Ina H. Martin, to satisfy the aforesaid execu
linn and costs. TERMS?Cash.
Sliorill Abbeville County.
Nov. II, lsrai, ;jt
* LL persons indebted to the estate of R. 1
f\UORDON. Deceased, are hereby notitle
that the same must be settled. My ageni
Thos. Crymes, will bo In Abbeville village o
the llilh and '201 h of November, to receive th
same, and will be Imind at the Probate Judge'
Admr'x Estate R. T. GORDON*, Dee d.
Oct. :5t.
Money to Loan
For further information apply to
Room 7, Central National Hank Building,
P. 11.Box 2SS. Columbia. N. C.
Oct. :iii. 3 ui.
Ai.i. PERSONS having claims against tli
estate uf John (iauldeu deceased mill
present tiuMii duly approved within thirt
lays, or they will he barred payment, and a
persons indebted to the estate must mal<
payment within thirty days.
! Executor,
| Oet.:mil, 1SSSI.
ON f lit'-'!ril 'lay nf Hotronilicr ISSIl. the porsu
al properly of the estate of.Iolm liaulcle
(leceascil. will ho solil to the blithest hi?l<le
consisting ol household and kitchen turn
tuiv, stock iVl*.
Oct. :;nth. Is.Mi.
Money to Loan.
Mi -..! ( ami upwards. I.oans repayah
in smalt annual instalments throu^li a |>
rind nt si\ years, thus ciiahliiii: tin1 hoirow<
Io j ;ty fill iiis ii'.ilehtfilness without xliaus
wit: his crop in any one year. Apply to
I'KKlil.V A rorilKAN.
A hheville, S. II let.
1 A
' j'H AT TliAtT OK I'AltrKI, OK I.AN1
1 lair < i. s. Mcrrlwctlier Tract, on Wilson
rn-i k. iiiiir Ninety-Six, containing
morr or lrss, Ijouml'-il by 1 tower Tract, lam
nt .1. \V. raliionn, .Mrs. Kinily Cheatham.
('. Young ami others. Apply to
Abbeville, S. C.
f Nov. till), bS'J. _'t.
, . ' j
1 "
State of South Carolina,
County of Abbeville.
By virtue of a Writ of Election issued
by Honorable James Simons, i
Speaker of the House of Representatives,
of the State of South Carolina,
bearing date the second day of NovemI.
? 4 T\ 10011 ?< /rtll?var
urr, a? looi/, u1 ttu1vu fcmv ivuvn- . "kae
in# is a copy, to wit:
The Statk of South Carolina.
To the Commissioners of Elections for the :' *$%
County of Abbeville:
Whereas Mr. R. E. Hill who, at the
fieneral Election held in November, .a
1SS8, was chosen a Member of the
Mouse of Representatives for the Election
District of Abbeville County, to
serve for two years, has since said election
resigned. And whereas, the Con- '
stitution of the State of South Carolina
directs that in such a case a Writ of
Election shall be issued by the Speaker
of the House of Representatives for
the nurnose of filling the vacancy thus . ^
occasioned for the "remainder "of the
term for which the Member so having
resigned was elected to serve:
Now, therefore, You and each of you
are hereby required, after due advertisement,
aud with strict regard to all
the provisions of the Constitution and
and Laws of the said State touching
your duty in such case, to hold an elec,
"tion for a Member of the House of
Representatives, for the Election District
aforesaid, to serve for the remain- ^
der of the term for which the said Mr.
R. E. Hill was elected; the Polls to be
i opened at the various places of eleo*
| tiou in the said District on Tuesday,
the nineteenth day of November, 1889,
by the various sets of Managers for
those places respectively; and the
counting of the votes cast and the declaration
of the result of the election to
lie in accordance with the provisions . :
of law providing for the General Elections
and the manner of conducting
the same.
This Writ, together with your return
of the Election to be held under
it, have before the House of Represen.
tatives at its next meeting after the
I Election.
Witness the Honorable James Sim- ;
ous, Esquire, Speaker of the House
* T> mKIo (hi*
^ OI I\>tiprt9CIJlttllVC9| Cl>t VUiuiuuiM) ?? # T^yj fy.w
' second clay of November, in the vear
of our Lord one thousand eight nundred
and eighty-nine.
Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Clerk of the House of Represent*
Notice is hereby giyen that an election
will be held at the several precincts
established by law in Abbeville
i County, on Tuesday, the nineteenth
e (19th) day of November, 1889, for a
Member of the House of Represent**
J tives of the State of South Carolina,
> for Abbeville County, to serve for the
remaiuder of the Term for which
Hon. Ri E. Hill was elected at the
General Election held on Tuesday,
November 6th, 1888, said Hon. R. E.
Hill having resigned.
The polls must be opened at seven . r|
(7) o'clock, A. M., and kept open without
intermission or adjournment until
'? six (6) o'clock, P. M. / )
f The following named persons have
i- been appointed managers of said election;
to wit:
E. M. Osborne, Chairman,
Jas. Rogers, Jr.,
John A. Moore.
John R. Blake, Chairman,
j1 J. T. Duckett,
n R. R. Calhoun.
o 8
J. T. Ellis, Chairman.
S. F. Hern don,
A. S. McKenzie.
li. Jtv. lviauisuu, V/iinuiuau,
A. J. Agnew, . \-VA
C. V. Martin.
R. S. Galloway, Chairman,
John C. McDill,
J. D. Brownlee.
D. C. Calvert, Chairman,
H. W. Bowie,
S. P. Pressley. , ;
David W. Jay, Chairman,
ii' R. F. Hutchison,
y A. J. Pounds.
Thomas C. Lites, Chairman.
J. C. Tittle,
J. T. Solomon.
W. O. Hunter, Chairman,
John Brown, Jr.,
W. T. Magill.
Frank B. Gary, Chairman,
C. D. Allen,
C. Hughes.
A. M. Erwin, Chairman,
J" John Knox,
r,! E. B. Norris.
Jas. M. Baker, Chairman,
Dr. J. B. Moseley,
W. C. Shaw.
W. A. Lanier. Chairman,
L. C. Haskell,
T. H. Graves.
!''! T)r. Ct. W. Abnev. Chairman,
r William L. Miller,
1 J. W. Morrali.
O. A. Traylor, Chairman,
_ L. .X. Chamberlain,
Jas. Cotliran, Jr. .
All the Chairmen herein above aph
' pointed are notified and required to
v appear at Abbeville Court House on
! Friday, the loth day of November,
! 188!), at eleven o'clock. A. M., for the
[ purpose of being sworn in, receiving
ls the boxes, <fcc., for conducting said
,j j election.
Commissioners of State and County
j Election for Abbeville Couuty.

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