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The Press and Banner.
BY HUGH WILSON.
I
Wednesday, Sept. 6, 1893.
welcome ohch.
Capt. J. T. Parks has moved back to Abbeville,
and now occupies one of Mr. Klugh'6
new houses. Miss Wlnton Parks will teach
In the public school. The people of Abbeville
are glad to have these good people
among us again.
The Towu Council.
The Democratic citizens at Abbeville are
Invited to meet in the Court room next Friday
evening hi six o'clock to nominate a
Town Council for the next ensuing year.
The ladles of the Lebanon Aid Society will
give an entertainment in the grove at. Lebanon
church on Thursday evening, the 7th insumt,
beginning at S o'clock.
Don't fall to remember the Lowndesvllle
high school. Flue scholars and accomplished
teachers have control.
The store of P. Rosenberg <fc Co. will be
closed next Monday and Tuesday. 11th and
I 12ih instant, to observe religious holidays.
I Mr. C. S. Winstock, of New York, is here
visiting the family of bis uncle, Mr. G. A. VIBanska.
Contributed Locals.
Abbeville, S. C., Sept. G, 1893.
The editor of the Press and banner is home
Pair The readers of ills
valuable paper may hear something of his
trip and what be haw.
uasi Sunday wan a lovely day and oar people
were in attendance upou divine worship
al the different churches.
The meeting which has been going on Tor
some lime at Upper Long Cuue church clo.-ed
last Sunday with IS accessions to ibe Presbyterian
church.
Mr. Samuel W. Cochran who has been con^
lined to bis bed of sickness and suffering so
long, quietly passed iroin the shores of time
to eternity last Suuday about twelve o'clock.
Capl. Cochran was a member of the Presoyt
terlan church, a worthy and reputableclllzeu,
' and leaves a large family with mauy frlenus
to mourn his loss. He was about 73 years old.
Mrs. G. W. Syfan Is still quite sick.
Mrs. H. H. Hill is muoh better. .
Mr. T. Lawton Kobertson Is now behind the
counter in the grocery store of White Brothers,
while Mr. Boyd, formerly with D. A. Allen
1b In the dry goods store.
Mr. Oscar Cobb Is with C. P. Hammond
again.
Mr. W. J. DeVore, from near Greenwood, Is
with E. A. Templeton <fc Co.
Mr. J. Kenny Milford has changed bis base
from While Brothers to the store of A. W.
Smith.
Mr. D. H. Turner of the vicinity of Greeuwood
Is with R. M. Hill.
Mr. J. Davis Kerr has opened up his furniture
store In oue of the stores, belonging to
Mr. W. J. Smith, and seems ready for business.
Mr. Beacham has also opened up a
?tock of furulture, so we have three furniture
stores. Sharp competition makes i>-ade
lively and goods cheap.
f'iotit. .1. t. Purks auii famllv have moved
back to Abbeville aud live io one of Mr.
Klugb's new cottages. Wo welcome them
back to Abbeville, aud wiBh many other sucb
families would come to our town. We ueed
oue tbous%nd Just such people.
Crops were badly damaged by tbe recent
storm, and since by continuous rains; but
now all is clear and bright aud it is hoped
all will torn out better than expected. Corn
on boLtom lands has been damaged to large
extent. The Savannah and Little rivers
have been out or their banks lust week and
did considerable damage to both corn and
cotton.
Mrs. Anderson and children from near Ani
derson Is here on a visit to her lather aud
ikmily, CapU S. N. Williams.
There will be a meeting of the citizens next
Friday afternoon, sih instant, for the purpose
of nomlbating a couucll. Let all turn
out and see that we have the right men U>
manage our city government.
The ladies parsonage aid society met at the
residence of Mr. J. (i. Edwards yesterday alter
noon.
Or. Bays preached last Sunday morning
from Malinew xxm, rus lueum was
tbe divine solicitude of Christ lor bis people,
as so beautifully und touehlngly portrayea
in tbe words of tbe text: "O Jerusalem, Jerusalem,
tbou tbutklilest tbe prophets, and
stonest tbeuo wblcb are sent unto tbee, how
oiteu would I bave gathered tby children together,
even as a ben gatberetb her chickens
under her wings, and ye would not. Behold
your house 1b leli unto you desolate."
Rev. McCrady, rector of Trinity church,
Jireacbed bis first sermon to this congregation
11st Sunday morning.
Phosphate Inspector A. W. Jones is in tbe
city Just from Beaufort, where desolation
reigns. He corroborates the general newspaper
accounts and says tbe scenes are awful in
tbe extreme. He was in tbe storm and can
vouob for its severity.
We bave Just beard of tbe death of Dr. W.
C. Wardlaw, in the city of Atlauta. Tbe Doctor
once lived here, and has a large family
connection and many mends who will be.
hocked to bear this sad news.
What is Abbeville doing for the suOerers in
the low country ? Will she not do her duty
in this extremity, as she has always in the
past. We will see.
Mrs. L. W. Perrln left yesterday for Yorkvllleon
a vlst to her mother.
Miss Ethel Koper lett yesterday for her
home In Edgefield. Many lrleuds regret to
see her leave.
Monday was a beautiful day, clear and
bright, consequently only a few people were
in towu. Everything passed off quietly.
Money scarce and trade dull. No new cotton
in Abbeville yet.
Get your house in order! Rev. Dr. Bays
will commence a protracted meeting on tbe
15tb Inst.
Don't torget Friday afternoon next. Come
to the Court House and put lu nomination tbe
men you want for your town council.
Mr. A. B. Edwards was installed last night
as MaBter at Arms of the Knights of Pythias
Ill place 01 Air. j. w. uuar, resigueu, auu id*
moved from Abbeville.
Messrs. C. P. Hammond and Isaac Kellar
are off to Chicago.
Miss Eliza Calhoun Is In the city.
Miss Mary Burn of Georgetown Is expected
ia Abbeville to-day ax the guest of her ulece,
Mm. W. T. McDonald, with whom she will
spend some Uuie.
The old Alston house Is putting on a new
t dress of the latest pattern which will look
very neat when finished.
Mr. Clarence Winsiock of New York City
arrived In the city lust Monday.
Mr. Q. A. Visunskaand daughter. Miss Bell,
who have been viblllut: in Greenwood,
returned home laut Saturday.
Brick are being hauled lor the building of
Abbeville's Opera House. Hurrah for old Abbeville.
All we need to niaKo us a city In
more people, electric llghui, street cars, wa*
ler works and a town clock to oount the
time so lhat we may uoi get 100 fuht.
Mr. John Bullock arrived.In the city last
Monday. He has beeu ruralizing and IB now
sporting with the girls ana huvlng a good
time generally.
Who is your choice for Intendant? Get a
live man, a* our future prosperity greatly .depends
on blui.
Mr. Arthur Sylan Is engineer oq the Abbeville
branch, wblle Mr. G. W. Syfan, Jr., 1"
sick. No one need be afraid under the guidance
of UIh careful eye. He will carry you
straight through if you get ou boai d.
W.O. Bradley, Esq.. arrived lu tbe cltj
from Washington last Monday.
Mi. Walker Edwards of Due Went is now
clerking for tt. M. Haddou tt Co.
Miss Edith Biggs, a charming young lady
who has been spending tbe summer lu Abbe
ville, will return u> her home lu Orangeburg
to-morrow, accompanied by her friend, Mis:
Mary Hemphill, who will eullveu Orange
burg society with her merry laugh aud sparkling
wit.
' To tbe Public.
We are ready uow for tbe Call trade with t
tremendous Block of shoes, harness, etc. Cal
aud see ub. C. P. Hammond k Co.
We will lead. Family rates glveu In shoe*
thereby giving double advantage to the trade
C. P. Hammond & Co.
See our 96 borne made harness. C. P. Ham
mo nd <fc Co.
Keese a DuPre have a new cheap watch
Call and see 1L
Block sugar for sale at tbe city grocery o
A. M. Hill <? Sous.
Let us price you our Ready Mixed Paluta
White Lead, Oils, Varnishes, etc., when yoi
waul Bomeihlog good for a little money.
Harrison <fc Game, Druggists.
All slippers for less thau cost. Now Is you
time to buy gooux cheap. I will leave fo
New York lu less thau 10 days for new goodt
so dou't put It off. W. E. Bell.
Everything in summer goods at less thai
cost, for the money. W. E. Bell.
Haddons have received their first shipmen
of fall goods. They are preparing lor a bif
trade tuls lall. If keeping the largest varleu
of fashionable goods at moderate cost wil
Interest you tbeu call at Haddons.
We will sell you Oxford ties at cost for cash
nuuuuu a wi,
II you want anything to eat, go to the cltj
grocery of A. M. Hill & Sous.
* Special bargains for spot cash are now mailt
on Coal and Wood in round lots by A. M Hill
& Sons.
New lot Mason's fruit Jars. Quarts 81 i
dozen, % gallon 31.20 a dozen,exiru rubberi
lOoadozen. J.H.Latimer.
Tbe Tugaloo Iron Works can repair you
englues, gins. &o. Now is tbe time to briu)
your machinery to the shop, so as to have 1
ready when seeded.
GREAT IS CHICAGO)
"Four Hundred Years After the Discovery
of this Continent ly Christopher Columbus
the Nations of the World Unite
on this Spot to Compare in
Friendly Emulation their
Achievements in Art, Science,
Manufactures and
Agriculture." i
I
WONDERFUL IS THE FAIR. ]
"Ye Shall Know the Truth, and the j
Truth Shall Make You Free."
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RESPECTABILITY OF THE VISITORS, i
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t
Immense Crowds in Attendance '
Every Day.
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*
Brief XoIph of the Bljf Kltow, >Vfih- ,
out niiy Fllort to Give An Inlelll* 1
cent llevlew of the Exhibits, ?
Which nre the Best Specimens of s
Their Kind to be Found on the ,
Earth. I
?
Leaving Abbeville on Wednesday afternoon H
the editor joined tbe South Carolina Stale (
Press Association at Spartanburg on Thursday
afternoon, and ariived In Chicago on Sat- t
day afternoon.
At A,"hfevllle we stopped three hours, and at c
Knoxvule we halted before daylight on Frl- t
day. Having missed tbe connection with tbe
next train, we remained in Knoxvllle until 1
two o'clock In the afternoon. During tbe day
westrolled about the city as accident or inclination
may have directed,
i ? ?~
KesuiDing our juurury, wo icauucu vuluigu a
as staled above on Saturday afternoon at j
three o'clock.
In our party were ninety two members of H
the press. Including perhaps thirty-five ladles. H
At Chicago we were a little disappointed In f
finding that thu stopping place to which we |
had been assigned lacked a little in some of fl
ihe requisites. We divided out and went to t
different quarters. t
"THE MKCCA." 1
When we had time to take our bearings, the r
whole of our parly by oommon consent, v
moved to "The Mecca," a large house, with
six hundred and fifty bed rooms on State v
street, between 38d and "4tb streets. This ?
seems to b" press headquarters, where nearly t
all the press associations of the country stop r
when In the city. The room rent Is a dollar a I
day?half price to members of the press, t
Regular breakfust Is served at fifty cents, or, 0
If guests prefer, they may get their breakfast a
elsewhere. c
The business of the house seems to c
be to furnish lodgings, while the eating de- p
partmeut seems to be under a separate man- c
agement.
The cable cars run past the hotel door t
toward and from the fairgrounds, while only
oue bloc, away is the elevated railroad
whose cars go by steam, and furnish more
rapid transit. The fare on any of the roads Is ,
Ave cents, whether the passenger goes f
one block, ten miles, or the whole length of '
the line. Trains run each way every three or
five miuutes, and consist usually of three or ?
four coaches. They are said to run all night. c
We know that we never saw the time that ,
they were uoi running.
Before any attempt is made at giving any
account of ibe Fair or the City, it may not be
amiss to say something of the cost of going to
tiie Fair, itemized, as follows:
t
FOB TEN DAYS. 8
Railroad ticket good for 15 days $80 75 1
Pullman sleeper, going 2 50 .
Pullman sleeper,returning 2 50 n
Room rent 5 ?0 e
RrfiktlkKt 6 00 t
Admission to the Fair, 6 days 3 0<i <\
Street car fare, 4 dally trips '2 00 t
3 dally lunches at from 20 to 30 cents 7 50
1 theatre ticket. 1 50
For meals ou return trip 2 00
For mexls going, take lunch lrom home 0 00
Iucldetital expense* 5 00 ^
Total 806 76
THE ASHEVILLE ROUTE MOST ATTRACTIVE. I
If a citizen of Abbeville should go by Spar. (
tan burg, Ashevllle, Knoxvllle and Cincinnati,
the expense might be Increased a Utile e
for eating aDd sleeping at Greenvjlle and ,
Spartanburg. The beauty of the mountain
scenery along this route Is not surpassed In |
this part of tbe country. By the G., C Jt N. to t
Atlanta Is more direct, and less time would j
be spent on the road than by the Aebevllle
route, though the scenery, I believe, Is not j
equal to the Bcenery ou the Ashevlile route.
IMPORTANT TO GET A OOOD LODQING PLACE.
The first and main thing to look out for, on
going to the Fair, Is a desirable stopping ,
place. A person of ordinary Intelligence f
could make uo mistake, alter be secures prop- ,
er quartets. I
There are plenty of good houses, where the j
visitor may sleep and rest In perfect safety ,
and In comfort, ,
While there are no doubt many places |
where It would uot be well for thecounlry- |
man to go, yet U he keeps on the better j
streets which are well lighted, he Is not apt to ,
make a mistake. ,
LADIES ON THE FAIR OROUNDS,
On the Fair grounds any lady, even when |
aloue, Is perlecti v cafe from anything like an- i
nnvnnne or DerDlexlne dilemma.
la the 3r?i place, the visitors at the Fair i
seem to be an aggregation of the best people '
ol the whole country, and they are all there i
for the same purpose, namely: To see the <
greatest sbow on earth. They represent the
respectable people of the country, and with- i
out exception, they are polite to all who may
hpeak to them, aud each seems rather grateful
than otherwise, tor the opportunity to apeak
to any who may address them. I
purlug all the time that we were on the
grounds we saw nothing and heard nothing
which would have been offensive to the most
cultivated taste, or which would have been 1
, disagreeable to the most sensitive ears. '
While there were hundreds upon hundreds of
ladles In groups of twos,yet there were scores
and scores of ladles who were alone, and who i
fell no need of fear or alarm, 1
The World's Fair commissioners have an
office In one of the buildings and the whole i
' receives their persoual supervision, aud under
them they have pu army of subordinates
. to enforce good order, if It were necessary
, to use force, 1
I THE BK3FECTABJI.ITV OF TlfK ATTEIJJMNPE.
It seemed, however, that there was a total
iiOuencf ol all Improper persons, and tbat
there were preseut uone but respectable and
honest people, who were prompted by tbe
same desireas all the others?to see apd learu
ax much as possible, wllbout even tbe con"
tempjulion of eyilof any Ulpd.
'> Speaking or the respectability of tbe at1
tendance to one of the couitplssloners.-he ref>ll?d
that b>s daughter came fjo^u wl^h him
n the morning, and that she went wherever
she pleased, and he did pot see her dpriug the
day, until sbe reported at btsotflce In the evening,
ready to go home. A prominent pud
wealthy citizen of Chicago said that bp and
bis wife never went to toe pair together, tor
} tbe simple reason that she was Interested In
1 crockery or other household goods, while be
was Interested lp sometblug else. Sbe went
to tbfi *'air alope wbpu she pleased, and be
. did the same,
There 1b on the gropm} peltber terppt?tlon
' nor opportunity for vjpe or wlcfee^ness of
any kind,
THE SUPPAY OPESISO OB CLOSING.
On the first Sunday we went to church In
the morning and heard a sermon, JTroip the
f church we went riding on tbe street cars, and
niter awhile we halted at an eating bouse.
When lunch bad been served we went to {Jnj
coin Park, and spent tbe remainder of the afr
ternoon In Blgliuseelng?walking and riding
over tbe beautiful grouuds,
Tbe nest Sunday some of our party went to
r church. Others did uot, Tbe editor of the
r Press and banner spent an hour anda half op
i, the Kalr grounds that day. This was from a
sense ol duty, and not from mere choice.
. Other places were rr.ore attractive and more
{noillni/ hnf. T flpfiirAd In upp fr\r rnvuplf fho
Sunday opening, I ft/und the place Neemlng.
& ly deserted?only the exterior of tbe great
5'white building*, the colossal orchen, and
u towering domes were 10 be seen, with here
'.and there a lonely guardsman, ?ny one ol
whom seemed glad to be spoken to, Asking
. ! one of these the cause for the desertion on
Sunday, he spoke substantially as follows;
' A TALK FROM ONE OF THE GUARDSMEN,
"Religious and devoutly Inclined people
i are disposed to attribute the closing on Sunday
to the scruples of conscientious God-fear|
Ing people, when, In fact, the real reason is,
1 that the exhibitors shut up their booths on
s that day, the machine) y U standing dead, the
, restaurants areclosed and the places at which
r Iced drinking water U to be had has been de;
serted. Little, except tbe outside buildings,
i the art talleries and a few other exhibits are
to be seen. Tbe closing of the bootbB seems
I ,
to beja necessity. The exhibitors, or their .
Kgents, are daily on the grounds from morn- f
ing until late at night, and the rest Is absolutely
necessary. Anothei reason may be ,
found In the tact, that after the people have
Attended the Fair for several day* they want
a rest, and seek other scenes lor pleasure and f
recreation. K
"To show tbat It Is not I he religious sentl- v
ment that causes the present desertion of the
grounds on Sunday, it. would only be ueces- (
nary Incite the fact that while the construction
of these buildings was going on Immense s
multitudes thronged the P?rk every Sunday.
They paid twenty-five cents, ennie In severe c
weather, without the possibility of shelter lu
ease of rain or storm. t
"The work went on day and night, lnclud- t
Ing Sundays and Sunday nights.
"These high and dry grounds were raised by t
jredglng the water and throwing out the r
janrl nnd hv hrlnirlne millions Ol car loads of
*and from the country. a
"Mnny of these buildings are standing more
if less over J,Hke Michigan. Agricultural u
Dulldlne and machinery ball are largely over
the water. They stand on piles. The- pllcR
ire boarded up and hold these big* and hard ,
walks In place.
"These houses will be torn down as soon as .
the Fair is over. The Iron arches In most, of .
:hese buildings have been sold to corpora- i
Jons for union depots or other structures. c
They are of the best steel. The waste will be .
thrown Into the cellars to level them up.
The grounds belong 10 tbe city, and the con- j
ract requires the trash to be cleared away v
ind the cellars to be filled, as far as tho plus- c
er will do so. v
"All the statnary that yon see has bpen sold s
.o a firm In New York. Forfeit money has K
jeen deposited to secure the sale. v
"You see the gliding on the dome of the ad- ,
nlnlstrntlon building. It Is real gold leaf .
tnd cost 860.000. It Is, you know, a reproduc- ,
Ion, In architecture, of the dome at Wash- u
ngton."
OUR SUNDAYS. 1
I
Thanking the guard for his talk and for the t
ce water which begave us to drink from his t
tattered tin bucket, I sought the depot of the ?
levated road and was soon on the way to I
'The Mecca," where I rejoined our party, and
ve all weut sight-seeing in one of the beau.ifui
parks.
This accounts for the way In which both l
Sundays were spent- Nelthei day looked like t
Sunday at all, except that, sweet hour of pray- u
ir which was spent at church. In the parks c
ve found saint and sinner mingling together 2
n the great mass of humanity which wax 8
ivery where to be seen resting on the grass, t
ilttlng on the benches, walking throrgh tne r
[rounds, or driving In vehicles of every Kind, a
The other visitors beinij so determined on e
heir own pleasure our crowd had to walk r
he second Sunday. We couldn't get a vehl- c
le. The naughty Sabbath beakers bad hired i
c.#. il
em ail oeiurts wo gut iucis.
c
he fair will make more paupebs than t
the kibe. 1
0
The people and the city of Chicago made ?
xeat preparations for the World's Fair. c
ilaoy hotels and other houses were built to a
ceominodate visitors and to supply the con- g
equent demand for business houses?and the i
apply has been In excess of the demand, i
Sverrbody thought that hoard would not be
ess than & or $5 a day. But the great prepiratlon
aitd the sharp com potion has reduced
he prices to the lowest figures. A practical f
mslness man said to us that the Fair would L
nske more paupers than the fire In 1870. .
While It Is true that many people will be n
ulned In estate, yet It Is a fact that many
vllI make fortune*. 8
Aconsplouous Instance of fickle forinne Is
phere a large building, In a half completed '
late, has been abandoned. On this building
lulf a million dollars was expended. No h
nore money could be had and the whole Is
ost. Very near to this Immense structure Is
he Ferris wheel. It Is said to have cost $400,00.
The net profits over running expenses is
laid to be about 56,000 a day. The oondnctor ?
ir superintendent who took the Press Asso- *
latlon over It said to us that the profits would K
tay for Its entire oost. and leave a bank ac- *
icunt sufficiently large to move It to any ?
ither city to which Its owner might elect to '
ake this great wheel. "
the value of city lots. 8
a
The post office square, which our Informant
tated was "a big acre,'' was sold for twenty- t
Ive million dollars. At the time of the sale
ounhionto dm maklnc nredaratlons to bu.v
tat twenty-eight million dollars. He also
tated tbat there were lota la Chicago which p
ould not be bought with all the silver dollars c
hat could set upon them edgewise. c
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COURTESIES TO THE PRISS.
The World's FalrCommlsslonen invited the v
>reBH Association to their elegant apartnents.
Col. Hoyt spoke in behalf of the Asoclatlon,
and varioas members of the Com- r
nlsslon made spteches. f
Mrs. Trautbam Invited the Association to f
ea one evening In the New York building. t
This was a tony affair, and the ladles made It {
ixceedingly pleasant for the Press, and each e
>ne felt that it was a special honor to be there. G
Che ladles made It a delightful occasion for t
hose of us who bad come from Dixie. 8
THE FRIENDS WHOM WK MKT.
During all our rambling over the grounds t
ve found only Ave persons whom we knew, a
aamely: (!
Mr. E. 0. Orchard formerly of Ninety-Six, i
who Is now a resident of the city, and in the 1
lewspaper business. 1
Mr. Thos, D. Parker of Abbeville was seen r
or a minute. i
We met Dr. Mlllwee of Greenwood for a s
lecond, but bad scarcely time to exchange a
vord with him when he was out ol sight. f
Prof. D. B. Johnson of Columbia was met I
n the electric building, and after a word or
wo we separated, and so it was that we saw
ittle of him.
Mr. John Cothran, conductor on the Q., C. (
fcN? was with us more or less for a day or j
two. t
LOOKING AT THE PRINTING PRESSES.
The editor of the Press and Banner had In 8
/lew when be went to the city the buying of t
- * * * - * ? nro?<n ?
1 IttSl JOU piCBK, auu 1UC |/IU9nea TTV.V,
i&er. As far as we were able to Judge, tbe c
Uabcock Standard No. 8 came nearer answer- c
ng our demands than any other. It was list- j
id at fl,$J0, b()t tbe manufacturers ''on ao- s
jount of tbe bard times," were willing to sell s
it for 8812, and said If pressed, ''they wouldn't t
et tbe extra twelve dollars break up a trade." 1
[ thought even at f900 there was a profit of a
iboutone hundred aud fifty per cent., and t
included ''on account of tbe bard times," t
that I would pospone the buying of any l
presses for tbe present. I have a first class e
power Campbell press, and a half medium t
*nd a quarter medium Gordon Jobbers. These t
will do all tbe work that I will likely get to t
So, and I will not buy any other presses for a \
while at least. The plan of listing presses at c
ibout double the selling price is confusing
md makes one afraid to buy.
DJVIJJISG XNTO QROUPS?DISBIIQAKDINQ THE j
SUPERSTITION AflOUT THIRTEEN. <
Our party of plnety-two. divided up into !
m>upesof opeor .itore. Col. J. A. Lfoyt.Jus. <
Hoyt,Jr., MissHoyt. Miss tyauldin and Mrs.
Hepry of Greenville, AJr. and tyrs. J. E.
Boggs, and Mr. Eugene Alexander of Pickens:
Mies Olarkle Cothran and Mr. James
S. Cothran, Jr., of Abbeville; Mr. W. W. 1
Ball, Miss Ball, apd tyiss Watts of Laurens; c
Mr. Brown of Converse College, and the Press 1
and Baqqer made one groupe which was sub- t
divided as occasion or inclination directed.
Sometimes ail dined together, and sometimes
a less number assembled around the board.
While some were superstitious about thirteen t
dining at the Bame table, yet tbey remembered
that ttjey were iq Chicago, wbere the
ordinary rqles of ljfe were not prevailing,
WK piDN'f 8EB ^.LL.
Let It be understood that we did nqt see all
the fair, qrid that there was much In Chicago
With which we i>re unacquainted; tbiat we
make no pretepse at glvltig an accurate description
of anything.
A3 IGNORANT A3 AN ALLIANCE LECTURER.
The trijth la, we know nothing $t all
at)out the greatest show that was ever seen
on tbe earth, and our knowledge of the greatest
city In tbe JJnlted states does not exceed
our lnrormat}qn ^bopt ttje Fair. We know of
qo possible way of conveying to the reader
our utter lack pf information about these
great things, except tp compare pur ignorance
of them to tt)e lgnorauce qf the average
Alliance lepturer op the sliver question.
It Ih simply the grqndeRt sho\y the es^rth has
ever produced; It Is all th^t mechanical skill,
Inventive genlu6.cultivated taste, aqd an unlimited
expendtureqf money could ti^ake.
THE EXHIBITS}.
4mopg ttje attractive exhibits ^t the Fair
were brqeg bedsteads, ranging In price from
M,600 down, tye njerely aumlred tftem. \Ve
didn't buy.
The stqek show w?* splendid. Que horse
was valued at $(0Q,QQ0, we didn't ouy him,
olthcr.
The exhibits Jo crockery were not insignificant?
the vases ranged iu price from $8,0UQ
down.
JVlusipai instruments oj every 41 uu uul? m
thegreatest perfection were on exhibition.
Models of forts, dams, locks, harbors anil |
river beds, were Instructive and Interesting.!
Flying windmills and patent farm (;ates ]
were In Juxtaposition,
All the conceivable farm Implements were |
there, from the plow to the most elaborate
machinery.
Fruits and animal products filled aepace
and were to be admired not only for uielr
own excellence, but as well for Die attractive?
nesb of their display.
Theoholcest of Naturo's works wore to be!
seen, Specimens of all the woods of the i
world, and the handy-work of every raoeof;
man on earth could there be found.
The printing presses lnoluded every thing
from the latest and fastest to the old hand
press which was the first press used In l'blla- j
delphla.
The type-casting and type setting machines
ranged troin the oldest to the latest.
The flnexlcars and the best engines that the ,
world has ever seen were there.
The Government building gave us a sight of i
making fire-arms of every description.
All was made plain, from disinfecting |
clothing and ridding sblps of death deallug
rerms, to the blowing of hostile fleets out of
he wul.fr.
Tli? rifled guns of the battle ships were the
ponderof all.
Wax guards and wax soldiers were life-like.
The pictures wi re in the highest perfection
>1' the pulliter's arl; the nicest touch of the
eulptor'8 chisel was to he seen on every
land.
The products of the Held and farm were
here in all the perfection of Nature.
The loom and the spiudie were doing their
appointed work.
The sewing ruuchine and the minting maiblne
lurnlshed respective exhibitions.
The richest mineral deposits from the
lowels of the earth were there In great variey
and In an astonishing quantity.
Hare diamonds und precious stones dazzled
he eye, and struck theslght-seer with amazenent.
The work of the inventive genius and the
irtistlc skill of the artlzan were every where.
The best productions of the hand of man
md the noblest growth of Nature reflected
ill their glory and splendor.
The symmetrical beauty, the strength nnd
he grandeur ot the architecture of th>- buiidngs
were everywhere appurent, and tilled
he eye and the mind with reverence for the
aste, the skill and the art of man, while leadng
the beholder's thoughts up to the works
?f the Greatest and Sublimest of all the arihitects.
The electric display was most imposing.
Srlghtened up by the thousands of lights
Fhtch fringed the lops ortne ouiuunganuciriled
tbelr centres a scene was presented,
vhlch for brilliancy aud grandeur as they
honeou tho waters or the lake, and gave
bade and color to the electric fountains,
vhlle shedding tbelr Illuminating rays on
be thousands of gazing people who occupied
he "dry land," made a scene which Is not for
is to describe. If "the heavens declare tbe
[lory of God; and the firmamentsbewetb
lis bandy work," surely all these achievenenls
in the sciences, and the arts which
nan has wroughtout declare his glory and
landiwork. His progress in finding out tbe
litherto unrevealed forces and beauties
vhlch may now be mien a.id utilized by man
s the wonder of tbe world.
THE DAILV ATTENDANCE.
The dally pay attendance averages perhaps
10,000, and ttie free passes average .'{0,000. The
ree list includes exhibitors, laborers, guards,
iltendants on tbe eating tables, and tnany
ttbers. Thursday was Illinois day, when*
41,000 pay visitors were there. Including the
0,000 free passes, there were on the.grounds
hat day 27i,000 people, nearly all of whom renmil
/IopI/ ?n uoa t ha Hi M.a'(trkR i
m<J the electric displays. 1 have no im-atis ul
onveylng to the remJer any Idea of the lmnensliy
of the crowd. An fur as the eye
oul'l reach the people werestandlug crowded
ogether In every direction. There were
cres and acres of th*m. Ho great was the
rowd that I thought we would be nearly all
light getliug away after the fire-works and
he electric display which closed about ten
I'clock, but very much to my surprise there
eemed to be no delay at all. As far as we
ouid see the people were carried away as fast
they wished to go. The different wuys of
ettlng passengers to the Fair and away from
t are enumerated as follows. Fare ou all
Ines five cents.
GETTING AWAY FROM THE FAIR.
By the Cottage Grove avenue cable cars.
Capacity per hour, 20,000 passengers ;
By the State street cable curs. Capacity per
lour, 20,000 passengers;
By the Elevated Railroad from Congress
treet. Capacity per hour, 20,000 ;
By Baltimore & Ohio and Northern Pacific
Ines. Capacity 1/3,000 per day, from western
uburbs;
By numerous cabs, backs and coaches and
y water craft from landings on tbe river.
IF YOU GOTO THE FAIR.
If you are going to the Fair for the purpose
f seeing It, ko alone. One man by himself
rill see more of the Fair In one day than a
roupe of half a dozen will see In a week,
'he reason for tills Is obvious. No two men
re likely to be Interested In the sameexhibt,
and If all wait for a single person Just that
ouch time is wasted. Another reason Is,
hat it tabes much time in trying to keep toother,
which could otherwise be more profltbly
spent in sight-seeing.
HE CITY NOT LESS INTERESTING THAN THE
jbalk.
Let do man go to Chicago with the single
inrpose of seeing the Fair. The city of Chlago
U as great a wonder as the Fair, and no
ine Is Just to himself If he does not see somehlng
of the greatest city In America.
fhele south carolina editohs ought
to buy their type.
The members of the State Press Association
ecelved the nicest attention from Messrs.
iarnhardt Bros, & Splndler, the largest type
ounders In the couutry. This firm Is not old,
lut It Is one of the richest and moat successul
In all the country. One of the firm startd
out In life as a country printer and editor
if a little paper at one of the many railroad
antes in Illinois, He knew bow It was himelf
when be was a little younger than he is
tow, and bis early experience as country
trinterand editor, may have laid tne foundaIon
for his future success. Knowing all
,bout the printing business In Its smallest
letalls he knows how to supply the needs of
he country printers, He look great pleasure
r showing us through their Immense estabsahment.
and while Impressing us with the
nagnltuue of bis business, he also impressed
is with bis praotlcal common sense, and
terllng character. The country press of
South Carolina will likely send to this firm
or much of the little that they will hereafter
>uy,
of what the boii.djyqs are made.
A composition called staff Is of > plaster,
sement and hemp, or similar fibre. 'All the
^position buildings, and many of the State
>ulldlngs are covered with staff. It Is lighter
>han wood, is fireproof, and, If kept paluted,
ylll last many years. The arcbltectual and
culptural designs in the coverings of the
>ulldlngs are first modeled in clay, from
vbich model molds are made, and the stall
ioverlng Is then cast very much as iron is
just. Staff hab been usea ior more man iw
rears as a covering for buildings, notably In
Joutb America. One of the wonders ol staff,
ls seen at tbe Exposition, Is Its color. Graysh
white 1h Its natural tone, and tbe basis of
ts success at Jackson Park; but It will take
iny tint that one chooses to apply, and main?
aln a liveliness akin to tbe solt bloom of the
lurnan skin. Stuff Is an expedient borrowed
rom tbe Latin countries, and much oultlvat:d
in South America. Any cbild skilled In
be mechanism of a mud pie can make it, af,er
being provided with tbe gelatine molds
ind a water mixture ot cement a?4 plaster,
tVben tbe stuff has hardened, the resultant
:ast Is definite, light and attractive.
PKIlfKfNq WATEH,
At every corner and at frequent Intervals
nnumetable wuter stands can be foqnd
vhere an Iced drink ,n?y be bad fpr one centResides
these, atiout 3,000 free drinking fouualns
w'th flltpred or sterilized waterare to he
ound on the grounds.
THE ELEQT'^CITy.
17,(XX) horse power Is provided for lighting
he grounds, being tbree times as much as r<>
inlred to light the city. 9:1,000 incandescent
T-.-J ll?l,lu...uV..?nliil,?/l TK.i ulnn.
IIJU aiu ngiibn me iuiuioiuu. AUWV.v,w,r1c
pluutcost Si,(XXI,(XX),
TIfK POLQRKI) XlKOfI?K^.
Very fe\y negroes wpre seen during qur stay
it the Fulr and In the city. Unu day was the
solorpd man's day, but we freqqently spe
nore colored people at Abbeville on Sale Day
,lian we saw on the Negro's dqy at the Fair.
The flrst negro thht we saw vyatj on tlif: street
:ar. I}e was well dressed and respectable
ooklng. A young map, whom I took to bu
lis son,'was with hlui. When he \yu>tei1 to
;et off he didn't wait lor the train to come to
i stand still. Hit Just Jumped off the wrong
.vay, while the train was still moving, and
sorqe near making a scene.
Tne next day, the colored people's day at
he Fair, u respectably dressed colored wonan
was on the train which was moving at
rull spepd. She was from the country, auij
when she took a notion to get off, she simply
lumped, and fell all lu a heap beside the
,raln. She wqs badly h"r(. Rising to h< r
feet she fell again on the |ia d street. Still
lazed, she rose ^ second time, turned to go to-,
ivard the track on w(ilph the following Vrn'h
ivas approaching. fcjbp fell the th":d t|uii't
tod this time qld not risp until helped to her
feet. The car frpin which she Jumped was
stopped In about one hundred yards. The
?nn/ln/?lnr hnrrlwl huplr nnfl lift ullil OtllHl'M
;ook her into u drug store npar by. The conJuctor
remained in (he store for some time.
yVbI|e the truck was tilling with cars behind
js, J \yeu t back to ascerlalu the damage, but
:oqid learn nothing as to Ijow seriously she
was hart.
At the Fair ground Ihe police wagon tfoat
tporning hault-tl olf to the station a weii
lressed young blacl^ man, for some disagree^
ible or Impolite cuncluct, which was prompt*
Jd perhans more by ignqrance of i.lje rules
Lhau a willul intention tu do wrong,
T1|E .M(1>WAY.
.\ny account of the World's Fair which
)mitt?d mention at the Midway i'laisuuce
ivould be Incomplete. (Pronounce It Plagonoo,
ilthough one mun refused to so pronounce It,
when corrected, He said he was a plain,
soor mau, und would pronounce as It was
ipelt,)
Speaking for myself, 1 was disappointed, j
Bui that disappointment may have arisen I
trorp u lack of a better acquaintance Willi.
Ihe better show* tu be found there, The Ker. I
rU wheel Is one of the shows, Of this I have |
nothing to any, We were In but two of the]
little shows, an<l In oontrust will) the big
thaw ol the Fair, wo thought that they,
were simply practical Jokes. The people
In theses two villages that we visited had nut
Dur civilization, and paid not tjie slightest re-1
If a rd to the fashion plates, as pnblislied in I
Uiis country. One set of people made suits of
af skins and furs and wore them as loug as,
I hey lasted, some of thein lasting for a lite'
lime. Their comforts were of the scantiest
md of the most primitive style. Another,
<et of people which we visited bought their
clothes by the bolt,and the only science or,
art exercised in the cut of the same was to
get the desired length, and without further
i
?? W?g ?BK???????Mi
I"
ado, they wrapped the drapery around theli
bodies, leaving II robs and bust exposed. Ttiej
were Mack people, but not negroes. We wert
ottered the opportunity of seeing them datu-e
If we would wait for forty-flvtr minutes. W?
didn't wait.
We walked through 'lie grounds at night,
amid ail the brilliant illumiiiutior., and t<
say that we were pleaned at tliHr appearance
troin the street is to speak mildly. The ag
gregatton was simply beautiful, but the beau
tify of which we would not attempt to de
scribe.
In reference to the Midway Plalsnnre th<
Chicago Tribune attributes the followini
words to Henry Watterson : "I had heart
several remarks made about the terribli
wicked things to be found In Midway, and It
the Interest of mankind In general I conc-lu
ded that K was my duty to see them, and 1
necessary raise my voice and wield my pet
In saying things about them. Well, I 'hav
saw tbein'?as an old friend of mine In Loulft
vlile says?and the verdict I have reached 1
that the Midway Plalsance has no right to b
connected In any way with such a woudei
ful show as the World's Fair. There Is noth
ing of Interest there to me except the types c
people. The so-called shows are frauds an(
fakes. Those that are advertised as being ob
scene and vulgar are weak and vapid. Ther
is nothlne terrible about them at all. and tbi
mysterious whispered comments upon thel
broadness are unnecess?ry. There Is no vul
garity about them. They are Insipid."
ABOUT GOING TO THE FAIR.
If you ask me If you ought to go, that Is i
question which I cunnot nnswer. I havi
given the faintest outline of what I think o
it. If you believe that travel, the meeting o
the best people ot America, and the seeing o
the best mechanleil products of the great
est minds of the world will educate, and en
large your soul, you need not ask the ques
lion.
Whether It will leach you to look from Na
ture up to Nature's God. Is another question
It Is for you to say whether It will remove re
llgious superstitions and displace inberltec
prejudices, to lodge safely In their stead a re
llglon 01 principle, ba?ed upon a more In
telllgent conviction of the right and wronj
as taught by our Saviour. It Is for you to sa>
whether It will Inspire in yon greater faith It
thai grace which teaches you to forget Ilia
God Is angry with the wicked every day. anr
would have you believe that you are tlx
Lord's anointed, and that he will forgive yoi
and yours for everything. Including thegreat
est of all sins, that of uncbarltablenes".
It may teach you the folly of applying thf
flaiterlng unction to your own soul that he
will punish your neighhors with the strides!
severity, while giving you and yours a re
served seat In thegreat auditorium.
It Is for you to say If the sight of towerln*
mountains, the display of the finest achieve
ments In all the arts and the seem* of an as
gregatlon of the best people of Arnerln
can teach you a lesson that is worth a ft v
To Rent.
My house and lot in cokekbury
Good school, two churches, and doubh
dally mall, in town. Apply to
A. M. A IK F.N.
Sept. fl, 1893, 2t Curonuca, S. C.
LOWNDESVILLE
High School!
Opens First Monday in October Next
PUPILS will be taught with care and prepared
for College classes, or for the ac
live duties of life.
The music department will be made a speclalty
lor all who desire to study the science.
Location high and healthy. '
Good board in private families and charge*
moderate. Send us the boys and girls.
H. C. FENNEL, Principal.
ELLEN EDWARDS, Assistant.
Sept. 6, 1898, tf
Dissolution.
THE partnership heretofore existing; between
the firm of W1DEMAN & PRESS
LY has thisday been dissolved, H.D. Press
ly selling bis half interest In tbe business tc
T. M.Jay and W. K.Jay.
Wldeman & Pressly will settle all debt!
made to Sept. 1st, and all parties indebted to
tbe old Arm must settle tbelr acoounts In sixty
days from date.
J. F. WIDEMAN,
H. D. PRESSLY.
Sept. 1,1803. 3t
II I FAMILIES1
J-JL XJ 4 JLS *V V A 4.
ABOUT YODR ?INTEfi SHOES
SEE
C. P. HAMMOND & CO,
Family rates given and the besi
.Shoes on the market for tbe money.
We claim to make tbe BEST BOYS ANI
CHILDREN SHOES on the market and weai
proves It,
[HIDES !
Bring them along and exchange them for
SHOES, LEATHER, &t
FOR
HARNESS AND SADDLES
WE ARE THE PEOPLE.
Yours,
C. P. HAMMOND & CO.
| To the Public.
I rn.vke NOTICE that a note for $300 rIvoe
A by Allen <fc Uoaley to R. W, Collier in
J8U1, Ih paid and satisfied lo full, in a well*
ment had between said Allen & Cooley and
}t. W. Collier, which note said Collier now re
lnsc? to give up.
Tills la to notify the Puhlio that we will nol
pay suld note and the Pqbllo are notified nol
to tratle fur the same, (signed)
Allen & Cooley.
Aug. 14, lS9U,3t "
DAVIDSON COLLEGE,
DAVIDSON, N. C,
Twenty-Seyenth Year begins September
14, 1893.
Ten professors and instructors
Junior and Senior studies elective,
Chemical and Physical laboratories. Weil
equipped gymnasium. Terms reasonable
Location healthful. Community excellent
Teaching thorough. Classical, Mathematical
Scientific, literary, Commercial, Biblical,
Send for a catalogue.
I B, SHEARER.
President.
July lit, 1&SQ,
Scholarship Examination.
WHKRE will be an Examination om the
A uth SEPTEMBER next, of applicant*
for one Scholarship to the Military Academy
of Charleston, at Abbeville, S. C., from 1(
o'clock A. M? until 4 oclock P. M. All applicants
will write Hon. Johnson Hagood at
Orangeburg. S. C? and get a permit to be exau<lned.
E. COWAN,
^(luirumii r>uuiu ui ua 10 xi. v .
I Aug, 30,1899.31
Estate De LaHowe.
rpHE renting of tho Lethe farm land, havA
lug been postponed, will takoplncenl
Lethe farm, 011 1st Friday In October at 12 M
Terms on day of renting.
By order of Board. WA1. H. PAKKER,
Aug. 2t), lblKi. 4t Sect'y and Trens.
Don't forget to ask for cheap shirts, coats
and vests at W. Joe' Smith A Hons.
New lot of hats Just received for the suiji
mer In all the leading shapes. \V. E. Bell.
Fresh lot fall ginghams calicos and dress
goods Just received for the fall trade.
t .... W.E.Bell.
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IjggjfAsheville, N. C,
'mmr Through Pullman Cat
? Lv. Asheville, (R. & D. R. R.) 4:08
i Lv. Knoxville, (E. T. V. & G. Ry.) 8:co
[ Ar. Harriman, (E. T. V. & G. Ry.) 9:50
j Ar. Lexington, (Q^ & C. R. R.) 4:30 .
1 Ar. Louisville, (Lou. So.) 7:59 ,?
Lv. Louisville, (Penn. R. R.) 8:15 1
? Ar. Indianapolis, (Pcnn. R. R.) ii:40j
- Ar. Chicago, (Penn. R. R.) 5:45 i
f TIME AND ]
I A through Chicago Sleeper v
I at Harriman arrives at Chicago 1
5:15 p. m. Stop-overs allowed
b ville and Indianapolis.
} OAIiIJ OX OR
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Knoxville, Tenn.
C. A. Benscoter, Div. Pass. Agt., B.
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WOFFORD IJoLLEGE,
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SPARTANBURG, 8. C.
TO TBI PUBLIC! 5
Having made a careful study of the subject,
9M V ( Ar. And
I Dr. T. J. Kmard,
feels himself Ar. Spart
' 10 be compe~ f a'S'
tion orjtreat Lvlsparl
' lameness that ?v! Grei
and he respectfully offers his services to the .
public. Dr.T. J.Klnard will be In Abbeville Asnvuie.
1 At Hill's livery Stable E&
on the THIRD SATURDAY MONTHLY.
All communications addressed to Ninety-Six, DTpnM
' 8. C.. will receive prompt attention. XU.UHU1
Nov. 18, 1892. tf
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> and Ashe'
J. CJ. Miller,
REAL ESTATE and INSURANCE AGENT. v?lhhlSJ
Equitable Llle of New York. Also a lull r ,,'
Hue of first clans Fire and Accident compa- ij 8-tt m
nles represented. It will be to your Interest r> 'nivislo
to consult me before buying or selling proper- ..
ty. I have now for sale several residences, Triiiw l
residence lots. Decided bargains. Also for Northbou,
. sale several desirable terms near town. /v*??ihiii?
; Office lu J. b\ Miller's store. f Jan. 18. '?3 *
> Trains I
) bound, 10.1
TArra. Gotta Wells m ODd6-4
AT Pullman
Charleston
Reduced "PRICES. b"^-llnmn
I AM USING A 12 Inch and 13 inch AUGER 37 and 38;
of superior make. Doesn't let dry dirt or 3* i,,
quicksand run out like someold time inferior
Augers, thus insuring a good head of wc,ter I v ? .w,
; In quicksand In much less time. a ?
My plan of putting In pipe Is the only one wen. &u|
that keeps quicksand from tilling up the well, Cc
but If one-third, or even one of my wells w. h. <
should even be a failure my guarantee would
amount to something, for If would go and
remedy same, or return the money. All ren
1 The 12 Inch Auger has given splendid eat.s- ored flgu
action,'especially for stock, tenant houses and loots
a'nd'snmll families at much less cost. length.
If you want a good head of water apd a ctri
talh well,'address If you
J. H. SOUTH, call and
Greenwood, S. C.t Nov. 9,1S92. flannels.
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HROUGH CAR LINE TO CHICA60.
(Tille. Paint Bock. Hot Springs and
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mm from Ajherin# to Cineinaail. Both MM
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Ask lor your tickets via
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of the E. h v.. B. T. V. * G. or Qun *
giro 70a InfnrmtHwi u to root**, rates,
era allowed at Cincinnati, UnU?
KllMiapolls.
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ssary expenses for one year. One
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Catalogue address,
J. A. GAMEWELL,
Secretary of Faculty.
Royal and Western Carolina,
8TA AND A8HEVILLE SHORT LIflB
item time, In effect Aug. 20th, 1893.
(J. B^Otareland, Receiver.)
sta.920am 100pm
>rmlck 11 OS a a 2 38pm
erton . 4 56 p m .....
enwood_ 12 03pm 3 32pm
ens 105pm 436pm ..............
avllle 3 05 p m 6 00pm
an burg 2 50pm 6 00pm ......
lerwnvllle... 588pm 8 18pm ..............
rllle.......... 6 40pm 912pm ..... ..
rllle 8 12 a m 2 10pm
lersonvllle... 9 16am 8 02pm
tanbnrg _ 9 35am 5 15pm
avllle 9 30am 340pm ............
rens 10 56 a m 6 47 p m .
en wood 1155am 750pm
ereon 10 20 a m
lormlck 12 47pm 845pm .
ata. 2 20pml0 25pm
i Parlor Cars Augusta to Spartanborg and
W. J. CRAIG, G. P. A.
TODD.
vellng Passenger Agent.
0ND & DANVILLE RAILE0AD
f
IrxitcEB. P. W. Hcidekopxb and Reubbk
Fostm, Ktenms.
IBIA. AND GBEENVILLE DIVISION.
lenssd schedule in effect Aug. 18,1898.
?N CHABLE8TON, COLUMBIA, -SENECA
AND WALHALLA. . '
Dally. Dally. Mixed.
No. 11 STATIONS. No. 11 No.64f
7 80am Lv.Charleston.Ar 8 45pm 8 45pm
11 20am Lv..Columbia.Ar 4 15pm 8 00pm
2 03pm Lv... Alston.. Ar 8 30pm 115pm
.2 50pm Lv..Newberry..Ar 3 89pm 10 00am
2 18pm Lv.Nioety-Slx.Ar "1 82pm 7 40am I
2 87pm ArGreenwood.Lv 12 55pm 7 00am
2 37pm Lv.Greenwood Ar 12 55pm 8 30pm
3 00pm Lv... Hodgea ...Ar 12 85pm 7 45pm
8 20pm Lv...Donalds...Ar 1216pm 7 00pm
3 35pu> Lv.lIoneaPath.Ar 12 03pm 6 80pm
4 24pm Lv_ Anderson..Ar 11 15am 8 45pm
4 58pm Lv_Pendleton..Ar 10 Sflam 2 58pm
5 85pm Lv..Seneca. ..Ar 10 00am 110pm
6 05pm Ar. Walballa. Lv 9 30am 12 80pm
5 15pm Ar..Greenvllle.Lv 10 15am
ffilNANDEKSON, BELTON AND
GBEENVILLE.
Daily. I Dally. |
No. 11. | STATIONS. No. 19.1
3 08pm Lv.MAnderson..Ar|12 07pa| "
t aa: r ? Dniian i.'it a/i?
1 wj/m at J** vu?ui|
5 15pmAr..Qreenville.LvlO 15am [
JN CHARLESTON. COLUMBIA, ALSTON
AND SPABTANBCBG.
Dally. Dally. I Daily.
No. 13. STATIONS. No. 14.1 No. 1?7
30am Lv..Cbarlestoo.Ar 8 45pm
1 30ao) Lv..Colambla...Ar 3 45pm .
2 15pm Lv.... Alston ...Ar 8 00pm t
1 47pui Lv Union....Ar 180pm
3 10pm LvSpartanbnrgAr 11 3Uam 5 00pm
6 40pm Ar.. Agheville..Lv 812pm 210pm
IN NEWBEBBY, CLINTON AND
LAUBENS.
No. 15. | STATIONS. Ex. Bon. Nu 1C
1 20am Lv_Columbla^..Ar; 415pm
1 00pm Lv..NewberryrAr; 12 80pm
2 15pai Lv...Clinton....Ar 11 10am
2 50pm|Ar...Laarens...Lv;10 40am
VEEN HODGES AND ABBEVILLE.
Daily. I rDally. I Dally.
So. 11. |_ STATIONS._ INo. 10. | No. 12
8 03pmILv...Hodges....Arl 2 55pni|12 25pm
3 40pm | Ar.. Abbeville. Lv|_2 20pm111 80am ,
TIONS via SOOTH BOUND BAILBOAD
Dally. I I Daily. I
No. 87. J Central Time. No. 38 |
3 30pm Lv.. (!ofumbia...Ar, 10 20amj
S 00pnrAr...Savannah...tv; 6 00om| _____
and 14 are solid trains between Charleston
pllle.
i coach between Savannah and Asheville on
d 13, via South Bound li. B.
leave Spartanburg, S. C., A. <* C. Division
id, 12.22 a. m., 0. 6 p. m., 6.12 p. m. (Veetiilted);
Southbound, 1.35 a. m., 3.00 p. m.
, (Vestibuled Lluilu-d); Westbound. W. N,
n, 6.20 p. m. and 3.10 p. m., for Honderao*'.
'villu and Hot Springs.
leave Greenville, S. C., A. a C. DiTiaion*
id 11 28 p. m? 4.05 p. m? and 5w23 p. m.
(1 Limited); Southbound, 2.2&fc. u>., 403 p.
i. in. (Vestlbuled Limited),
t-nve Seneca, 8. C? A. a C. Diviaioa, North[5
p. in. and 2.37 p. m., Soatbbound, 9.40 a?
5 p. m.
PULLMAN CAB 8EHTICE.
Sleeping Cars on Nna. 18 and 14 between,
and Aelieyiile, vie Columbia and SpartanPalais
Sleeping Car on Trains 85 and 36,.
?b A. a C. Division.
r$K, S. II. HARDWICK,
Pass. Agent, Ass't Qen'l Pass. AgJ?
Oahlngtoo, D. C. Atlaj&fet, K.v
BEE, SOL HAAS,
perintendent, Trallic Maxagar,
ilumbia, S. C. "Vasblngton. Dt 6.
3UEEN, Qen'l Mgr., Washington, D.
juants in black china lawn and cot
red lawns at 5c per >nrd,. worth 1216,
. The goods are in 2 to 5 yards lu.
W. E Bell.
want a nice coat for summer wear
look through our alpacas, serges and
f. Houenlaerjj & Co.

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