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The Abbeville Press and Banneti
BY HUGlTwiLSON. ABBEVILLE, S. C., WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9. 1891. VOLUME XXXVI. NO.||J
The State of South Carolina
COUNTY OF ABBEVILLE.
probate court. j
In the matter of the Estate of John Able, de J
Petition for Settlement and Discharge.
SAMUEL ABLE, as Executor for said Estate
having applied for settlement and discharge.
It is ordered. That Friday, the 11th day of
December next, be fixed for granting the relief
J. FULLER LYON,
Judge Probate Court.
Nov. 10,1891, tf J
Sold by W. Joel Smith & Sons
flood h tn Arrive This Week
A. M. Hill & Sons.
A NOTHER lot of these fine Mackerel 1
A barrels and kits. I
Pickled Pigs Feet. !
Fresh Cabbage twice a week.
Choice Hams and Breakfast Strips.
A beautiful line of French and Plain Candles.
A large assortment of tea-cakes, fresh and C
Northern Apples and Bananas.
Sept. 16,1891. tt
Notice to Hunters.
ALL persons are forbidden to bunt on my
place, either day or nlgbt. Trespassers
most take tbe consequences. If they eo on
any of my land. A. L. GILLESPIE. t
Nov. 23,18K1, St ?
National Assured Boilm, Loan
and Coosol Association.
Authorised Capital (33,000,000.
0* FICERS AND DIRECTORS.
President, P. W. Meldrim. Fj
Vice President, W. R. Tblgpen.
Sec'y and Manager, C. P. Miller.
General Attorney, G. H. Miller.
Treasurer, A. R. Fawcett.
Director of Agencies, V. Breverd. _
The Acme of all Building and Loan (
Combined with one of the Largest Life
Insurance Companies in the
Plain-Simplicity Itself. Investigate
To Investors?Shareholders In Class B have
liberal withdrawal option.
Paid op slock carries S per cent, cash dividend,
with participation In profits.
Shareholders in Assured classes obtain for
their families the rail maturity value or their
toek in case of death.
To Borrowers?Interest at 6 pei per cent.
Definite contract for 8,4,5.6.7,8,9or 10 years.
Fire Insurance protection. In Assured class
Cancellation of Mcrtgage In case or Death.
Prospectus explaining tally these liberal
features mailed free to any addrels.
Endorsed by business men and R. G. Dun
* Co., of Savannah, (ia.
WANTED?A few gooa agents.
M. M. MATTISON, 6. A.
Donalds, S. C. li
Sept. 33, 1891
The Abbeville Land, Loan and o
Improvement Company. 1
IN ACCORDANCE with Commission of A
Secretary of State J. Q,. Marshall directed
to the undersigned Board of Corporators o n
. the ABBEVILLE LAND, LOAN AND IM
PROVEMENT COMPANY- f
Notioe la hereby given that the books of l>
Qbsoiiptlon of said oompauy will be open at
tbe office of J. ALLEN SMITH, President, on 8
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 6th Inst., at tbe
Abbeville National Bank. t
J. ALLEN SMITH, "
W. C. McGOWAN, f
P. ROSENBERG. 1
AUG. W. SMITH,
U A TL'liDI L^rrw ft
C* A* J?U?( uuivrI 9 V
R. M. HADDON.
T. P. COTHRAN.
Board of Corporators. /
Abbeville. 8. C., Feb. 5 1891. i
Application for Bailroad Charter.
AN application will be made at tbe next
mmIod of the Legislature for a charter
for tbe Florida, Georgia A Carolina Railway .
and Transpotatlon Company. Tbe line to
ran from some point on tbe Savannah river
In Abbeville county tbence via Mt. Carmel, a
Abbeville. Due West and Greenville to some
point on the North Carolina line.
Sept 29th, 1891. 3 m. W. A. GAINER. ,
JT 8." COTHRAN. L. W."PERRINi
-T. P. COTHRAN.- i
COTHRAN.PERRIN & COTHRAN 1
Attorneys at Law.
Abbeville, S. C. <
April 929, 1891, tf.
Notice of Stockholders Meeting'
NOTICE is hereby given that a meeting of t
tbe stockholder* of the Nlnety*Six Man- i
ufacturlng Company is called to meet at tbe i
office of tbe said company at Ninety-Six, i
south Carolina, on Tuesday, tbe fourth (4tb) J
day of Januanr, 1892, for the purpose of authorizing
the President and Directors of tbe '
said company to mortgage iu property to secure
tbe notes and other debts of the said
G. M. ANDERSON.
President Ninety-Six Manufacturing Co.
Ninety-Six, 8. C., Dec. 1,1801. ?
? LL persons are forbidden from bunting on
A oui* plantations. Trespassers will be
dealMrlth according to law.
H. H. CRESWELL, 1
Z. E8TELLE FLEMING, <
E. W. CRESWELL. j
Not. 18,1891,4t 1
Dr. S. G. Thomson,
FPICE CP-STAIRS ON McILWAIN
Abb?v!ll?, 8. C, March 23, 1891. tf
Fine Horse for Sale
I OFFER MY FINE HORSE DON, FOl
Sale. Sngle-foot a mile in three minutei
ivorks anywhere he Is hitched, gentle am
I. L. PORTER.
Land for Sale.
[ OFFER FOR SALE FIFTEEN ACRE!
land lying on the east side of Little Rlvei
bounded by lands of John B. Kennedy on th
<outh, J. L. LeRoy, Little River, Mrs. J. "W
May nard, on the north. *
Sale to take place on the land on Tuesdaj
the 8th of December, 1891. Terms cash. Put
Phaser to pay for papers.
I. L. PORTER.
NOTICE Is hereby given that the firm c
G. H. MOORE, heretofore composed c
AUG. W. SMITH and G. H. MOORE is tbl
day dissolved, I having sold my lnterei
therein to FRANCIS HENRY.
AUG. W. SMITH.
Dec. 1,1891, It
rhe State of South Carolina
n/?TTvrv OP A Dorurr T V
[n the matter of tbe Estate of Amanda K
Notice to Debtors ana Creditors.
ALL persons indebted to said estate mnl
settle without delay, and those holdlnj
:laimu against the estate mast present then
jroperly attested to
N. A. HAYNES,
Dec. 1,1891, St Administrator,
0. E. BRUCE
IS NOW AT
!. P. HAMMOND & CO.,
And is prepared to do all kinds of
Ihoe and Boot Work.
ONE OF ALL KINDS, and HOME MADE
WORK A SPECIALTY.
? We are making and selling a good ?
lome Made Shoe for $2,
wblcb we guarantee to glre satisfaction.
trial in Northern or HaDd Made Work In
Shoea or Harness is all we ask.
A. Large Stock
Lubber Boots and Shoes
I. P. HAMMOND & GO.
Nov. 25, 1891. tf
FUJY ITURE STORE,
LOCATED NEXT TO DUCKET'S
NEW YORK STORE.
We have just examined the very
irge and complete stock of eleant
Furniture and Sewing Ma
nines at tne above namea store,
'he Proprietors, Messrs. MILLER
c HARBER, are always present
nd will take pleasure in showing
heir goods to the public. Perons
wishing to buy anything in
heir line will do well to examine
heir stock before purchasing
A full line of Sewing Machine
attachments and Oil always on
Greenwood, S, C.
Gr. H. MOORE
HAS opened a New Fancy and Green Gro
eery Store In Cotbran's Block.
He deals In everything found In a Fancj
family Grocery Store, where you can pur
:ba?e the nicest CANNED GOODS, consist
banned Fruits, Vegetables, Meats,
? i m h ,
ogetber with FRESH PRUNES, APPLES
fee., and other delicacies. The substantial!
3AC0N, BREAKFAST STRIPS,
MEAL, IRISH POTATOES,
FLOUR, MOLASSES, HAMS,
.* Cigars of the Best Brands. \
Freeh Fish and Oysters, Pork Sausage anc
,he choicest Beef a specialty.
Oct. 22, 1890.
RICHARD GANTT, Is now prepared to d
all work in bis department in the bei
manner and at reasonable charges. Month!
:ustomers shaving, hair outtlng and shan
pootng 91 per month. Rasors honed and pt
In the best condition for 26 oents each.
rBUY COUNTY AND SCHOOL CLAIMS
Will cash same at lowest discount.
C. D. HADDON,
Dec. 1st,' -91. Abbeville, S. C.
A big harness and shoe display to be bad !
[3. P. Hammond <? Co., sometime sooi
s "WHERE 1
* To the best advantage and where
!: you could desire.
We show a splendid assortmi
,f Men's : Jas. Means celebrat<
a Kangaroo Calf bals. Waulkenp
1 Process, calf and grain lace and
We Have the Be
R TTl A
That we have ever shown an
- equalled. A splendid stock of
' We offer the most select line of NOB
Hats and Caps Id great variety for Men ana bo
UNDER SHIRTS, DRAWEES, CR
Staple Notions, Dry Good**. Grooorle*, Ha
Whip and all. We have Just received a <
With best wishes for your prosperity and
Globe and Angle Valves % inc
Price each ?.. 40CU
Steam Whistles size of Bell... 2 Inc
Price each 32 8J
Steam Gauges, each SI 5(
Pop Safely Valves, size- 1
Price each - 86 OC
Metropolitan Injectors one lever only
Home-Power, each 6
Price each flO OC
Hancock Inspirators - N<f. 71
Price each |10 OC
Hflmn Pack Inc. oer pound 40cta
Soap Stone PackInp," per pound 25cts
Robber Sheet Packing, per pound OOcts
3 Ply Rubber Hoee 16ots
Round Iron per pound i%cU
S. F. STEI
July 16, 1891, 12mo.
Heavy Groceries a:
Are Offered at C
At prices to suit the ti
get prices and be conv:
May 17,1891. tf I
=? For Sale By X T. Sii
GKAYDON <* ORAYDON, B. 3. F. GILES,
Abbeville, 8. C. Greenwood, 8. (J.
GRAYDON & GRAYDOH & GILES
XtTE have formed a partnership for the prac
T Haa Af lom Ir? oil Ha hrftnnhpfi. underthfi
firm name of GRAYDON & GRAYDON &
GILES. All business entrusted to any of the
Arm will receive prompt attention.
ELLIS G. GRAYDON,
WM. N. GRAYDON,
E. 8. F. GILES.
March 12,1890, tf
SB. J. B. BBITT,
PHYSICIAN AND DRUGGIST, - VERDERY, S. C
DEALER In Pure Drugs, Medicines, Chemicals.
Paints, Stationery, One Perfumery
and Toilet Articles, Fancy Goods, Ac.
rrescriplions accuraveiy preptireu ui an
hours. [Dec. 31,1890,12m
: Farmers' Bank
ABBEVILLE, S. C?
| Does General Banking Business.
Bays and sells Exchange and makes Collections.
Paid np Capital $50,760
Subscribed Capital 75.000
win. h* rarner, j. a nuurr(nvuf
' Jullun If. DnPre, Cashier,
j March 5, 1890-12m
i DENTAL PARLORS.
! DE. T. J. CEYMES,
(# RADUATE, PENN. DENTAL SURGERY,
18 permanently located at Greenwood, and
oQera his professional services to Greenwood
and surrounding country.
4^Work done after the most Improved
i and Modern methods.
i 49"OfBce over Bank of Greenwood.-?*
) Remind the Good
i it will be the most appreciated.
Bnt of Men's, Women and Childrei
3d $3, $3.50. $4 and $2.50 Farmi
hast bals. Cork Sole bals. S
button. Children and Infants I
st Assortment and Lax
id at very low prices. Childrei
Fancy Cassimere Suits, Crokscre?
' Taller Made Sample department, wlt-b a hands
Patterns. Fit and satisfaction guaranteed, mi
BY STIFF HATS ever brought to Abbe
AVATS, OVEB SHIETS, DEESS SE
rdware, Umbrellas, to Salt any and everybody,
-ar lna/1 of the well known and DODUlar "MILB
extending a hearty Invitation to all, we are the
& MACHINE WORKS,
GKEENWOOD, S. C.
h:% inch ]A lnchl K\n. 1 in. l^ln. l&ln.l 2 lo.
50cts vOctB jtwcts 81 10 91 70 82 35 S3 55
8oct8 55ct8 |70ctB 95cts 91 40
b 2%tn 3 Inch;
? 83 w) 84 80
I I '
I 97 00
8 10 12 16 20 25 30
I 811 00 811 00 '812 00 816 00 915 00 921 00 921 00
4 No. 10 No. 12^1
i 912 00 #17 00 |
or 20cts per yard.
or 25cts per 3 yards.
or 25ct8 per square foot.
'HENS, Proprietor. 1
s & Chambers,
3E AND FERTILIZERS.
ad Farm Supplies
Jlose Prices, and
Q AND SHOES
mes. Call and see us,
I & Chambers,
liOwndesville, S. Q.
ions, Greenvooil, 8. C.
Never out of Stock
WE KEEP ALWAYS ON HAND A
number of borses and mules for sale.
We have now several excellent work animals
which we will cell cheap.
A. B. Hamlin, Agent.
May 19,1891, tf to
H. D. Reese,
Abbeville, S. C.,
IS ALWAYS ready to serve tbe public In
bis line of business, and solicits a share
of the work In his line.
He will keep a varied stock of the best and
cheapest spectacles and eye-glasses, together
with silver plated ware andlewelry.
Nov. 1? 1890.
OVER THE POST-OFFICE. IS PREpared
to do all work In his line. CUTTING,
MAKING. REPAIRING,and CLEANING
of GENTLEMEN'S CLOTHING, a
sampt'.rs or suits nlwarn on hand.
Charges Reasonable. JunelC, 1891. 12mos.
LknlUi Setter Pn.ns for Sale.
SIRE AND DAM registered In A. K. C
G. L. CONNOR.
Aug. 12,1891, tf CokeBbury, S. C.
DR. E. L.WILSON,
O-Offlce up stairs over C. P. Hammond &
Co.'m store. Aug. 29, J 889.
ALL PERSONS HAVING BUSINESS
with the School Commissioner, will
find him lu his office, all public days and
every Saturday in each month nearest the
middle of the month, during the present year
for the purpose of registering claims. ac.
E. COWAN, School Commmlwloner,
Abbeville County. '
Feb. 1,1891 tf.
People of Abbeville
In our capacious store rooms
i's good, We would call specii
Brs Shoes and Quarter Eagle Boots
cotch Edge bals. Ladies Kid bu
Shoes all kinds and Prices.
gest Stock of
i suits from $1 up. Our stocl
7 and Clay Worsteds. . For eve
ome Fashion Plate from which to select the sty
ikes this department Just the thing when yon w
ivllle. A look will convince yoa of this. A
[BTS, COLLARS, CuSs, Hosiery, Qlov
Don't forget that we are the people to fix yo
URN WAGONS." A good line of Carts, Bugg
old reliable house of
L SMITH &
I have just re- ]
turned home with
a load of Kentucky
Horses and Mares.
Come at once and
buy a good ani- j
A U TJntvilivi I
Sept. 30,1891. AGENT.
I HAVE JUST
* STOCK OF
Ever brought to Greenwood, S. G. <
Please call and examine before
purchasing elsewhere. <
P. M_ ALLEN.
i ailHB y
GREENWOOD, S. 0. 1
Between J. T. Simmon's and bank
of Greenwood. Oct. 7, '91. 3m
R. C. WILSON & CO.
Having bought the ginnery of
G. 8. Wilson & Co., located on the lot
opposite the Episcopal church, will run the
same during the ginning season.
Ginning, 25 Cents per Hundred '
Pounds of Lint.
Baggine and Ties furnished at the market
price. The machinery is in first class condition,
and the bestof work will be done, and
the firm hopes to merit and receive a share of
the public patronage.
The highest market price will be paid In
cash lor cotton seed.
Wagons kept for hire to such customers as
need the services of a team.
We wl II run a grist mill in connection with
the ginnery, and will be glad to grind corn
for customers any day in the week.
R. 0, WILSON & CO.
_Auguat 12.J881. tf
WE CARRY A FULL LINE
Stoves, Tin Ware,
FURNITURE & COFFINS.
Gall and see us and get our Prices.
Covin & Morrah,
Mt. Carmel, S. G
June , 1891. Om.
-teiS. > /} -. i.V,. ^ Asl",
you will find almost everything
il attention to the following in
3. Satin Oil balsand Congress,
tton and Lace. Ladies Frenoh
k of Overcoats can't be excelled or
ry day Pants the Bull-Dog beats
les and a beautiful line of samples to choose
rant a nice salt or single guarment.
lso fall stock of Soft Felt, Crash and Wool
es, Handkerchiefs, JEWEBY, Etc.
a ap with a nloe Baggy, Harness, Lap Robe,
;y and Carriages always In stock. ,
COTTON SEED WANTED.
I WILL be In the market from this date,
and will pay the HIGHEST cash price for
cotton seed, representing the Charlotte Oil
and Fertilizer Company. Headquarters at
the old depot.
H. J. ROPER.
Sept. 9,1891, tf
Hflfff I TV I MCTW!
THE NEW YORK
Dealers jnpawn brokers, cloth
1ng and Gents' Furnishing Goods.
Will be opened la Abbeville on the 28th of
AUGUST, ^ u
UHii earjy uuu goi uuvitu uniga?uo m ofoi/tblDg.
NEW YORK BRANCH STORE,
Safer & WWber.
August 26, 1891. 8m.
J. W. Sign, Undertaker,
HAS Justreceived a fall line of Burial Robes
for ladles and gentlemen, ranging In
price from 83 up.
Tbey are handsome,convenient and exceed*
ingly low priced, being lees than balf tbe ordinary
price of a dress or a suit of clothes.
Tie Cotton Stale Teleph School.
DUE WEST, S. C.
WELL EQUIPPED WITH ALL MODERN
appliances. Rales reasonable,
Thorough instruction guaranteed or money
v^tftufciuguo atkv uu tuiuuuatiuuf auuiw
T. E. POLHILL, Principal,
Sept. 16, 1891 Due West. 8. C.
Terra Cotta Wells.
THE UDderalgned is not disposed to brae on
his new mode of water supply, but It Is
proven beyoud tbe shadow or a doubt that
his wells are tbe best and more durable than
any other kind. He/>oasts of not having
lost a sinKieone In seven years, while twotblrds
of bis work Is for parties having lost
their dug wells.
C. M. CALHOUN,
Greenwood, 8. C.
They are frog proof and superior to one dug,
and are bound to supersede all others.
Joel 8. Bally, Greenwood, 8. C.
Greenwood Cotton and Oil Mills.
Cal. Kinard, Ninety-Six, 8. C.
Rev. Pressly, Due west, 8. C.
Jones Miller, Abbeville.8, C.
I have sunk nine-tenths of tbe wells In my
town in Beven years.
Insure in the Old
Manhattan Me Insorance Co,
OF NEW YOBK. INCORPORATED IN 1S50.
The new survivorships dividend policy of
tbe Manhattan Life Insurance Company, is
Incontestable, non-forfeitable, payable at
sight, and free from all technicalities.
COFi i L.D & MILLER, Gen'l Agts.
Nov. 11,1891. If.
Notice to Debtors.
ALL persons Indebted to the firm of AUG.
W. SMITH & CO.. for MULES, will lake
notice tbat their Notes are now due. and that
prompt payment must be made on tbem.
AUG. W. SMITH.
Nov. 4, 1991 tf.
NOTICE TO HUNTERS !
WE MEAN THIS.
FRIENDS and all other persons are hereby
warned not to trespass on the Norwoood
estate, known as the McDuffle and Yonng |
places; and also, on the plantation of Mrs.
Sarah M. Calhoun, In Magnolia township. '
We do not like to refuse friends,and they will
please not ask permission to bunt. Unless
the destruction of the game is stopped, we
will soon have none to bunt.
JOHN H. NORWOOD, .
HENRY H. NORWOOD,
Agents of the Norwood Estate.
WM. PATRICK CALHOUN, I
Lessee of Mrs. Sarah M. Calhoun's place, 1
Nov. 11,1881, tf
Broad cloths. Full line colors Just in a
ALL SORTS OF
ORDERS FOR ALL KINDS , M
LUMBEB, SHINGLES, LATHS, ,i
Alld other BUILDING MATEHXAIi aolloltftd. Jj
I HAVE WAGONS
And can deliver any goods ordered from ipe,
and will contract to '
BUILD HOUSES. ^
S. G. Thomson.
Abbeville, April 15,1891,12m.
I. J. CHIPLEY & BRO.
Guns,Pistols, Locks, &c
Also keep on band a fall line of
# GREEWOOD.S.G ;!
' WANTED. |
1000 TONS OF COTTON SEED. 1-j
Mast have them by first of January. For' '&
which will pay highest market prloe In cash, $
or exchange meal and holla for same, special -;>
prloeB for large lots. Be sore and see me be- . ;v
J. F. MILLtR,
Representing Standard Oil Co. '.^
The State of South Carolina, 1
COUNTY OF ABBEVILLE.
o the matter of the Batata of Moses Smith. . ?J*
Notice to Debtors and Creditors.
A LL persons Indebted to said estate most
A settle without delay, and those holding* ?
claims against the estate most present them :
properly attested to
O. P. HAWTHORN,
Nov. 7,1891,4t Executor. #3
IF YOD ARE GOING WEST
AND WANT LOW BATES To Arh.nn?,
Texas, Missouri, Colorado, Oregon and CalK &Sl
fornla, or any point WEST or NORTHWEST
IT WILL BAY YOU
To write to me.
FRED. D. BUSH, ::M
D. P. A.t L. <fc N. R. R" i
2 Wall St., Atlanta, Ga.
Oct. 28, 1881. 6m.
?MAND FACTORED BY?
The Wilwii A Gibbs Gnano Co, I
CHARLESTON, S. C.,
TTT A ATHTfTTk ? TWO SHARES OF S
W iLJLN 1 JliJJ 8tock, on the Install-- i
meat plan In tbe Farmer's Bank. State low- <
est price, and address "Buyer," care of the :m
Press and Banner, Abbeville, S. C.
Nov. 18.1891. tf ~ f
GINS, GINS, GINS! J
PRATT and AUGUSTA BEST |
SO cheap as to astonish yoo. Come and $?
see two car loads, also
CANE MILLS, EVAPOiiATOitB, "?
ENGINES, BOILEKS, SAW
and GEIST MILL. . J
GEO. B. LOMBARD & CO. 1
Foandry. Machine,Boiler and'Gins work* -J
Augusta, Go. Oct. 7,1S9L 8m
Greenwood, S. 0.
CAPITAL - $60,000.4J[
CAREFUL and prompt attention given to'
collections. Lock boxes for rent,
D. A. P. Jordan, President. |
J, C.Maxwell, M.D., Vice-Pres. ?|j
G. A. Barksdale, Cashier.
J. F. Davis, Assistant Cashier#^!
On?. 7.1891. 8m "
R. H. HENDERSON,
Attorney at Law.
Greenwood, S. C.
OFFICE over Lee <k Bailey's store. Prompt
attention given to collections.
April 15.1891. 12m* |
Have you 6een the beautiful silk finished
short wrap, trimmed with silk fringe thai
Wm. E. Bell is selling at S?, you can't bqjr v
them elsewhere for 815.
The greatest bargain of tbe season is those j
beautiful 36 Inch plaid and stripe dress goods
it 2lc.you can't boy them elsewhere toi 30c. <j
Wm. E.Bell. .J
For children's school shoes go to Wm. E. m
Bell, he btt tbe best in tbe market for less a
than you ean buy them elsewhere. j