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Humorous department, i
THE BARBER'S GHOST.
A gentleman, travelingsorae years since
in the upper part of Connecticut, called at s
a tavern and requested entertainment for p
the night. The landlord informed him r
that it was out of his power to accommo- t
date him, as his house was already full. r
He persisted in stopping, as he, as well as
his horse, was almost exhausted with trav- a
eling. After much solicitation the land- i
lord consented to his stopping, provided i
he would sleep in a certain room that had g
not been occupied for a long time, in con- <
sequence of a belief that it was haunted (
by the ghost of a barber who was reported n
to have been murdered in that room some |
years before. i s
"Very well," said the man; "I'm not j i
afraid of ghosts." 11
After having refreshed himself, he in- in
quired of the landlord how and in what i i
manner the room in which he was to J e
lodge was haunted. The landlord replied j s
mac snorny auer cney reureu u> re.-a nu i
unknown voice was heard in a trembling
and protracted accent, saying, "Do you
want to be shaved ?"
"Well," replied the man, "if he comes
he may shave me."
He then requested to be shown to the
apartment, in going to which he was conducted
through a large room, where were
seated a great number of persons at a
gambling-table. Feeling a curiosity which
almost every one possesses after having
heard ghost stories, he carefully searched
every corner of his room, but could discover
nothing but the usual furniture of
the apartment. He then laid down, but
did not close his eyes to sleep immediately,
and in a few minutes he imagined
he heard a voice saying:
"Do you w-a-n-t to be sh-a-v-ed?"
He arose from his bed and searched
every part of the room, but could discover
nothing. He again went to bed, but
no sooner had he begun to compose himself
to sleep thau the question was repeated.
He again rose, and went to the window,
the sound appearing to proceed from
that quarter, and stood awhile silent. After
a few moments of anxious suspense he
again heard the sound distinctly, and, convinced
that it was from without, he opened
the window, when the question was
repeated full in his ear, which startled
him not a little. Upon a minute examination,
however, he observed that the
limb of a large oak tree, which stood under
his window, projected so near the
house that every breath of wind, to a lively
imagination, made a noise resembling
the interrogation, "Do you w-a-n-t to be
shaved ?"
Having satisfied himself that his ghost [
was nothing more nor less than the limb of
a tree coming in contact with the house,
he again went to bed and attempted to
get to sleep; but he was now interrupted c
y peals of laughter, and an occasional (
volley of oaths and curses from the room
where the gamblers were assembled. c
Thinking that he could turn the late dis- t
covery to his own advantage, he took a t
sheet from the bed and wrapped it around
him, and, taking the wash-basin in his \
hand, and throwing a towel over his arm, f
r>?Annn/lorl trv (lio rnnrn nf tho frnmhlprs. i
pi W^VUUU VV li?v *VV4*4 v* V..V J
and, suddenly opening the door walked v
in, exclaiming, in a tremulous voice:
"Do you w-a-h-t to be s-h-a-ved ?" I
Terrified at the sudden appearance of
the ghost, the gamblers were thrown into v
the greatest confusion in attempting to j
escape it?somejumping through the win- i;
dows, and others tumbling head over heels j
down the stairs. Our ghost, taking ad- c
vantage of a clear room, deliberately swept t
a large amount of money from the table
into the basin, and retired unseen to his
own room.
The next morning he found the house ^
in the utmost confusion. He was imrae- t
diately asked if he rested well, to which c
he replied in the affirmative. a
"Well, no wonder," said the landlord,
"for the ghost, instead of going to his own troom,
made a mistake and came to ours,
frightened us out of the room, and took j
away every dollar of our money." [
The guest, without being the least sus- c
Sected, quietly ate his own breakfast, and j
eparted, many hundred dollars richer by t
the adventure. c
MOTHER'S STYLE VS. FATHER'S.
He looked very pale, tired and dejected <3
as he threw himself on the lounge in the x
dark corner of the room. t
"Mom, I'm so sick," ho sighed with a g
suppressed groan. r
"My poor boy ? What ails you ?"
"Sick."
"What made you so sick ?" f
"Pa said at dinner time I would be s;pk
if I ate another dumpling, but I didn't
believe him, I eat another one and I'm
sick."
"I'm so sorry ; I guess I'll have to give 0
you a dose of castor oil." u
"I would rather be sick, ma, than to *
takeoil." v
".Not it 1 put it in porter, men you ?
won't taste the oil." a
"I don't want the oil."
"Won't you, dear, if I give you a cup of
jelly to eat to take the taste of the oil out
of your mouth?" t
"Give me a big piece of cake to eat with c
the jelly?" >
"Yes, dear!" ?
"And a big orange ?" ?
"Yes, poor sick boy." r
"A big bunch of bananas and some s
candy?" 1
"Yes, dear." e
Andy's father came in at this point and
spoiled the boy's prospects of a feast of c
good things. Going up to Andy and in- t
quiring what the trouble was, Andy's
voice became very weak and in an almost *
inaudible whisper he gasped, "sick." In 8
fact his voice was so weak his sire was 1
obliged to stoop down to catch the word, v
and at the same time caught the fragrance 8
of a "two-for-five" breath. '
"Sick, hey? Been smoking, hey? You t
young Arab? (Cuffs him.) Smoking ci- v
gars hey? (Boxes his ears.) I'll learn you e
to smoke; come along here." f
And he takes Andy in the back yard and c
with a shingle persuaded him to never try ?
again to obtain good things under false i
Eretense, while his ma stood by wringing
er hands in anguish at her dear boy's
punishment, and mentally voting Andy's 1
father "a brute."?[Norristown Herald. f
? ? v
A PECULIAR CASE OF BLACK FEVER. T
A short time since a friend, who has re- j
cently been spending some time in Geor- J1
gia, related to the Atlanta Constitution an \
anecdote which shows how thoroughly c
scared the people of Georgia were during ?
the prevalence of the yellow fever in Sa- j
vannah. *
It seems that Judge B., of the supreme
court of that State, was in an upper coun- ^
ty at the time, but within twenty hours' f
run, by rail, of this terrible disease. ,v
Quite suddenly, late one afternoon, ne was '
seized with a headache, pains in the back, 1
limbs, etc. Having heard that these were v
salutations Yellow Jack extended to his *
victims on approaching him, the judge, in f
great consternation, applied to a friend, 1
who was posted, for advice. A hot in us- 11
tard bath was urgently recommended, and a
being prepared, the judge was soon laving {
himself in the irritating fluid. Presently I1
he felt better, and finding what he heliev- ;
ed was a cake of soap at the upper end of 1
the bath-tub, he began to apply quite free- v
ly on his person. After some pleasant ex- a
ercise in this way, he looked down for the f
first time on his body and limbs, and dis- J
covered that he was turning black. ()
horror! His friend was hurriedly sent for, a
came, and declared that the symptoms
were intensely expressive of yellow fever
of the worst kind. fi
"But," said the judge, "I feel no pain?I c
feel well. i
"So much the worse; the absence of pain t
is a marked symptom." i:
"Good heavens!" said the judge; "what i
shall I do?" fc'
"The only hope is mustard. Hub away!" a
was the only advice his friend could give, e
And he did rub with a will. He used i:
the soap on every possible^ pore ; and after t
some minutes he sent for a candle (for the t
twilight was fading), to ascertain the ex- t
act cuticular condition. On examination s
he was as black as a crow, and the soap? s
n.kJnK o noroioau sprvnnt had dronned into i a
TT 1J1V1I U VUl vivw wvk . ? ... ?? 4 4
the tub?was discovered to be somebody's j r
patent paste blacking. We need not add ; I
that the judge survived. ' g
ForgETFulnESS?A business man and j t,
financier of the first rank in Boston is so j P
absent minded that he occasionally forgets j n
to go to his dinner. His customary hour'
for this meal?when he remembers it?is o'clock.
Theother day, quite absoroed in i i
business, he worked steadily on until 4 ! p
o'clock, and then began to have quite a h
natural sense of absentness and yearning j ii
in his stomach. "Dear me," he said mus- ti
ingly, applying the flat of his hand to his s:
waistcoat, "I wonder what I ate for dinner | tl
that disagrees with me ."'?[Boston Tran-1 e
script. I o
w*.
$hc Jitvrn and ^ivcstde.!
CHEERFULNESS AT MEALS.
Professor Holmes says that, in t 1k? jf
cramble for money and for success, the j
jreat majority of the people pay too little i
egard to that cheerfulness which should |
>e an accompaniment of every family j *
neal. It is very common for husbands
md wives, either from toil, care or per- j i
ilexity, to bring home their long-pent-up
11 nature, and manifest it in scolding, : 1
[rumbling or sullen silence at the dinner j
>r tea-table. If there be a family of chil- i
Iren, the effects upon their young minds i
ire deplorable.
Mealtime, which for many reasons
hould be the most joyous part of the day, ,
soften really the most cheerless and unrnppy.
Papa frets about his business,
Vi? Jiv ... *1... ..,1,1,1 ..n of I
Hid mruws uii, ut tin" in mi-, <i>**i'uw, w.
Il-nature corresponding to the food he >
;ats. Mamma is cross, and occupies her
pare moments in relating the mishaps of ,
he day. The poor children can not do ,
itherwiso than partake of the ill-nature
vhich hovers about them. Eating under .
luch circumstances is neither pleasurable
ior healthy. The food is swallowed with-! '
>ut sufficient mastication, and indigestion, j
md dyspepsia are the consequences. 15
This is all wrong. Whatever perplexi- ]
ies may arise during the day should be j
hrown aside before mealtime. Pleasant! j
aces, cheerfulness, and even hilarity, [ .
ihould be attendants at every meal. Am- j
>le time should be allowed for eating that j
very one may have an opportunity for i J
nriching the occasion with sprightly con-! 1
/ersation, laughable stories, and overflow-,
ng mirth. That very proper deportment I
vhich some people boast of, is a black pall ' (
o many a household.
Above all, let the dear children be en- j
:ou raged to talk at the table, and to be j1
nirthful. Let even the little three-year- j 1
>Id be encouraged to relate his exploits;
or he has an experience every day which,
o him, is as important as are battles to a ,
:reat general. Let parents show to their !
children that respect which they would j :
lave them show toothers. Children are !
>rigirial, and their unrestrained talk, when f
hey have grown up under favorable in- f
luences, is frequently more entertaining 1
han the every-day platitudes of very
>roper grown-up people. j
One reason why so many persons are so *
inutterably stupid in conversation, is that ,
vhen young, they were ruthlessly snuffed
tut by their mistaken parents, whenever
hey attempted to join in conversation.
The family table should be the greetingdace
of happy hearts, each imparting to '
he other a thrill of its own happiness.?
Tribune and Farmer. I
BAD Ll'CK. 1
What some people call bad luck is fre(uently
nothing but the natural result of ]
heir shiftlessness or bad management, i
iVith a little energy and system in the 1
onduct of their affairs the misfortune at- 1
ributed to bad luck would not attend
hem. Here is a case in point:
"I'm always an' forever navin' oau j
uck !" whined a listless-looking man to a
fiend to whom he had come for help. .
'Only yesterday my hoss fell in an old '
veil on the place and broke his neck."
"Why didn't you keep the well cov- 1
ired?"
"How should I know the old fool critter t
vould go tumlin' inter it?" asked the man (
n a tone of surprise. "The well had been
incovered for a year, an' nothin' ever fell ^
n it before. Then my granary leaked the \
ither night during that big storm, and t
here's all my wheat ruined." i
"Well, why didn't you have the roof
ixed before ?"
"'Cause it never leaked before and I 4
lidn't know it was going to leak then. .
Vnd here that very night one of my best
ows strayed off, and I do'noas I'll see her
ig'in."
"Was vour pasture fence in good or- i
ler ?" s
"Yes, all but a little place that I calcu- i
ated on fixin' the next day. The fence <
lad been bad there for a month, and the
ows never got out of it before," he said ]
n weak defense of his carelessness. "And 1
hen,you know," hecontinued, "the worst j
?f all was that my barn burned down last i
veek."
"Yes, I heard you set fire on the hay by
Iropping the ashes from your pipe in it 1
vhile smoking in the barn."
"Well, that was the way of it; but I {
hought they were dead ashes. I've 1
moked in barns for twenty years, an' I
lever set fire to one before, an' it's noth- c
ng but my bad luck that made me set fire i
o the barn this time. Bad luck seems to s
oiler me around all the time." s
Cold Water and Ice.?There are j
loubtless many people, says Hall's Journal f
if Health, who do not know that it is t
isually quite safe to allow the fever pa- (
ient suffering from great thirst all the
rater he wants. In fact, cold water is held
s a remedial agent, a potent means of re- (
lucing fever. The effect of a glass of ice J
rater is often immediate and marked, the
ever and restlessness of the patient being 5
loticeably lessened thereby. He who is I
ortured by thirst always wants a glass full
if water held to his lips. Therefore if he t
s to be denied all he wants, use a small c
;lass, but at least have it full. Bits of ice t
.re always harmless, and are often very }
efreshing. Pieces the size of peas when t
wallowed will not infrequently relieve
lausea. This suggests that there should be r
xereised care in the selection of ice which {
s to be used in the sick room. It must be ,
lear and clean ; snow ice is forbidden, as .
?eing the most likely to hold impurities. ;
Here is an expedient for keeping ice for 1
he sick: Cut a piece of clean flannel
.bout eight inches square. Put this?after >
nakinga small hole in the centre for the >
rater to run through?over the top of a 1
;lass tumbler; press the flannel down to *
lalfor more of the depth of the tumbler, '
hen bind the flannel fast to the tumbler t
vith a tape or cord, or confine it by an
Iastic band. When ice is put into this g
lannel cup, lay over it another piece of i
lean flannel, three or four inches square, t
5o covered, it will keep for hours, even t
n warm weather. t
IIow to Drive the Boys from the
'arm.?If you wish to drive the boys (
roiri the farm, send them out to cut green ^
rood at the back door, and tell them they i
nust get up at live o'clock and make a
ire from it. Send them out to milk by j
antern light, in the dead of winter, when ^
he cold winds are blowing through the
racks of the barn. Have them drive the
attle to water and be obliged to chop a *
lole in the ice in order to let them drink. *
^et them carry water the year round up '
till from a spring. Have them turn the x
rindstone for hours. Send them out to }
>ull wool from the carcass of a sheep,
rhen they have to hold the nose with one
land and pull with the other. Make j
hem do all the drudgery and disagreeable a
rork found to be done on a farm, giving t
he pleasant work to the hired man. Tell 1
hem there is no time for fishing or hunt- L
tig. And when you have to come to your t
neals, when everything should be pleasnt,
and you should wear a smile on your
ace, cry out and say: "We are going to c
lave a drouth, and we will have to go to f
he poor-house,'" and "the season is so wot
hat there will be a failure of crops, and I j
rill not be able to pay my taxes." Fret
nd scold about everything that does not ;
;o just right. These, and other things x
hat could be mentioned, are driving the
ioys from the farm.?[Louisville Farm j
nd Fireside. 1
- -To
Detect I.m pure Water.?Fill a perectly
clean quart bottle half full of water,
ork and shake it; remove the cork and see ,
f any odor can bo detected at the mouth of '
he bottle. Cork the bottle again and put
t into a warm place for a few hours, or set t
t into a pan of hot water for an hour. (
ihake, uncork and test again by smell. If i
n unpleasant or faint, musty odor is per- r
eptible, the water requires more minute l
nvestigation. The second simple test is n
o evaporate a quart to dryness in a new c
in pan or cup, and note the character of t
he residue and what happens when it is
trongly heated in a metal spoon. If the 4
ediment left after evaporation is small r
nd on being burnt on a metal spoon gives J
ise only to such an odor as comes from ?
iurning*vegetable matter, the water is not '
reatly contaminated with sewage. Hut j1
f the sediment is in considerable quanti- *
y, dark in color and burns, giving oil" the *
ieculiar odor of burning hair or other ani- Jrial
matters, then the water is foul. 1
SSaT To expel mosquitoes, the Scientific c
American advises to take of gum cam- i
ihor a piece about one-third the size of a p
en's egg and evaporate it by placing it r
a a tin vessel and holding it over a lamp, t
iking care that it does not ignite. The c
moke will soon fill the room and expel a
lie mosquitoes, and they will not return, t
ven though the windows should be left s
pen all night. c
^inside C?athcvi?(|S.
&a5"- Kansas has had fourteen cyclones in
>ix years.
fiST This year's peach crop is estimated
it 2,798,000 baskets.
?aT In the I'nited States there is one
suicide to every l"?,000 people,
jtea?" Florida has twelve million dollars
invested in the orange business.
$a!r If every man could have his way the
world would be almost depopulated. '
fiby It is not enough to keep the poor in
nind ; give them something to keep you
n mind.
Kir We gain nothing by falsehood but the
lisadvantage of not being believed when
AO speak the truth.
A German saloon keeper says the
letters W. C. T. lT. mean "women eondantly
torment us."
[email protected] Never mix wood ashes with manire
of any kind, but apply it to the land
separate and alone.
WaV" Annexation to the United States ha?
aecome so popular in Newfoundland as to
L'ause anxiety in London.
fiST "That was a pretty hard story tc
swallow," said the cellar, as the upper
part of the house fell into it.
BSg" .Some men would rather be rich than
liandsome, but every woman in the universe
would rather be both.
The Woman's Journal has found n
Missouri woman farmer who sensibly performs
her outdoor work in men's clothes.
It is estimated that the wheat crop
will be about 41)0,000,000 bushels, and the
}orn crop 1,000,000,000 bushels.
As the butcher add9 his hand to the
weight of the steak he piously sighs tc
himself, "Hove to steal, awhile, a weigh."
B6T" The "Girl I Left Behind Me" is
much sung of, but the "girl who left me
behind" is known neither in song nor
story.
fey1" Every man, however humble his
station or feeble his powers, exercises
;ome influence on those who are about
him for good or evil.
BST The total consumption of rubber ol
rll grades in the United States last year
was 30,000,000 pounds, the total value ol
which was $15,000,000.
SQr The fact that Chicago claims to cov?r
more ground than any other city in the
Union is being used by the funny men as
proof that the inhabitants have big feet.
Fine table salt will remove odors
rom the hands after peeling onious or
landling fish. Simply rub the hands
horoughly with it and then wash it off.
S?&~ Bride?"George, dear, when we
each town let us try to avoid leaving the
mpression that we are newly married."
'All rich!. Maud: vou can lug this va
ise."
ftgfThe following notice appears in an
exchange: "This hotel will be kept by
:he widow of the former landlord, who
lied last summer on a new and improved
ilan."
SOT "How cruel to kill the dear little
ambs!" sighed a sentimental lady at a
butcher's shop. "Would you rather eat
hem alive, mum ?" said the practical man
if meat.
"Did you divide your bonbons with
four little brother, Mollie?" "Yes, mamna;
I ate the candy and gave him the
nottoes. You know he is awfully fond ol
ending."
figf "What's the matter?" the schoolnistress
asked. "Back's sore, ma'am."
'What made it sore?" "Pop pounded
lis thumb with a hatchet this mornin',
ind I laughed."
AST The avaricious man is like the bar en,
sandy gound of the desert, which
;ucks in all the rain and dews with greedness,
but yields no fruitful herbs or plants
"or the benefit of others.
flair The Father: "Well, Doctor Kaptail,
[ like your school very much, and I think
['11 put my boy here. But tell me, what
>ort of boys do you turn out?" The Docor:
"The bad ones."
S&- Sir Peter Lely made it a rule never
;o look at a bad picture, having found by
ixperience that when ever he did so, his
lencil took a hint from it. Apply this to
3ad books and bad company.
mw "Philanthronv is a love of our spe
:ies," said a clergyman, preaching a charty
sermon. "Let your contributions
show," ho added, "that you don't understand
me to say 'love of our specie.' "
56?- One of the.steam-engines for the
Paris exhibition is a little less than threeifths
of an inch high, weighs less than one
linth of an ounce, and contains 180 pieces
)f metal. It is the smallest ever made.
"Mabel," said her sister, "you really
>ught not to ask so many questions. You
nake yourself a regular nuisance."
Well," said Mabel, thoughtfully; "but
f 1 don't ask questions, how am I ever to
enow?"
56?-"When will that train get to Boson
?" asked a waiting passenger of a helper
at an out-of-town station, as he pointed
o a receding freight train. "In three
lours, sur." "How long will the next train
>e?" "About six cars long, sur."
56?" Mrs. Kiddlet: "Why,children,what's
ill this noise about?" Little Jamie:
'We've grandpop and Uncle Henry
ocked in the closet for an hour, and when
hey get a little madder, I'm going to
day 'going into the lion's cage.' "
56?*For a quick drying mucilage that
vill not mould, or sour in a warm room or
veather, dissolve two pounds of gum ara)ic
in two and one-half quarts of water;
idd enough oil of cloves to perfume it
slightly. This will be about ten or tweny
drops.
66?" Teacher?To class in physiology-Will
lome member of the class explain how we
lear things? Bright Sprig?Somebody
ells pa something down town, then pa
ells it to ma as a profound secret, then ma
ells it at the sewing society meeting, and
hen we all hear it.
56?- What is an echo?" asked the teacher
>f the infant class. "It's what you hear
vhen you shout," replied a youngster.
'Is it caused by a hill or a hollow?" again
isked the teacher. "Both," was the ready
eply. "How so ?" "The hill throws back
he holler."
56?"Bobby: "Oh, mamma, you know
he two nickels you gave me when I
tarted down town?one for the poor blind
>oy at the corner and one to buy a ball
vith ? Well, I lost one of them." Mamna:
"Which one did you lose ?" Bobby:
'Oh, the blind boy's nickel, of course."
56?" According to the records of the fiscal
'ear just closed, more than one hundred
~ ,1 11 Ci... ?lr(, Aw/^nUn/l sliivlrw*
LlJll 1111^ lll'W ummn ?ciu ui^nuiAru uunu^
lie year, with nearly sixteen million dolars
capital, and about four-fifths of the
>anks and live-sixths of the capital are in
he West and South.
"Please ma'am, will you give me an
>ld suit of your husband's clothes? I am
>ne of the Johnstown Hood sufferers."
'Poor man! Of course I will. Come
ight in. So you were in that dreadful
lood, were you?" "No, ma'am, hut my
vife sent all my clothes to the people who
vere."
toy-"Mrs. Dumpsey: "See here, Johnny
Dumpsey! you have been in swimming.
S'ow, don't deny it." Johnny Dumpsey:
'Indeed, I hain't, ma." Mrs. Dumpsey :
'Careful, sir! How does your shirt liap>en
to be on wrong side out?" Johnny
Dumpsey: "Me and Pill Prown have
ieen turnin' somersaults all the morning."
jfeyCan wo trust Cod? Not for all
hings. No man can trust Cod for help to
lo wrong, for success in neglect and idleless,
for power over others when he will
lot control himself, or for happiness in a
ife of evil doing. Cod will not bless sin
ind will not set aside His law in nature
>r in grace. The Cod of mercy is the Coil
>f law.
flSaTMrs. Skiiinllint (in great alarm):
'Send somebody for the doctor, quick,
rhe baby got hold of my purse just now
md has swallowed a $"? gold-piece." Mr.
>kinnflint (picking up the pocket-book
md looking through it): "You're inisaken,
Alvira. The $o gold-piece is here
ill right. Jt was that old copper cent the
taby swallowed. It won't pay to call in
he doctor just for that."
jjfeY" Among the Hindoos thero are some
astes near Ahmebad in which widow
narriages aro allowed, and a girl can be
:iven in second marriage without the
uinous expense considered necessary on
he occasion of the first alliance. The parnts,
therefore, sometimes marry a girl to
bunch of Uowers, which is afterward
hrown down a well. The husband is then
aid to be dead, and the girl, as a widow,
an be married at a moderate cost.
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IIOYAIi HAKINti 1'OVVHKK CO., tllf. Wall St., N. Y.
April 2d 1" 47w
AUCTION SALES.
CI.EItK'S SAI.E.
1 South Carolina*--York Comity.
IN TIIIC COMMON PLEAS.
John (J. Little, Plaintitr, against J. D. F. Dunetm,
Defendant. I
. i 11Y virtue of the authority vested in ino, imJ
f tier a Decree of Foreelo.suro made in the
cutiso as above entitled, dated tho 3rd day of
t .Julv, 1889, I will expose to public sale at
, YORK COURT HOUSE, on tho
FIRST MONDAY (Sales-Day) IN AUGUST
Next, during the legal hours of sale, the fol
lowing described property to wit:
I 1st. A certain HOUSE AND LOT, situated
in the town of Rlacksburg, county and State
aforesaid, bounded bj' tho Air-Line railroad,
! Carolina street, John street, and a small parcel
i of land belonging to Dr. John (L Black, con1
tabling
ONE AND ONE-FOURTH ACRES.
1 2nd. A certain LOT, bounded by Carolina
! street, Chester street, Air-Line railroad, and
' James Whisonant, and containing in length
312 feet, in width 100 feet.
, TERMS OF SALE-CASH.
. Purchasor to pay foi papers.
\V. DROWN WYLIE, C. C. C. Pis.
July 10 28 4t
CLERK'S SALE.
Month CaroIiiiH--Yorh County.
IN THE COMMON PLEAS.
Corry A Hopper, PlaintilTs, against J. I). F.
Duncan and others, Defendants,
i 13 Y virtue of tho authority vested in mo tini
Jj der a Decree of Foreclosure, made in tho
cause as above entitled, dated tho 3rd day of
July, 1880, I will expose to public sale at
l YORK COURT HOUSE, oil the
FIRST MONDAY (Sales-Day) IN AUGUST
l Next, during tho legal hours of sale, tho following
described property, to wit:
1st. A certain HOUSE AND LOT in Blaeksi
burg, said county and State, fronting 90 foot on
North Carolina street, and running back 4(J0
feet to the Air-Line railroad, along said railroad
90 feet to John's street, back to North Carolina
street to the beginning.
2nd. A certain WEDGE-SHAPED LOT. be
ginning at the cornor of tho above lot on North
Carolina street, running back parallel with
, North Carolina street 400 feet to Air-Line railroad
; thence with said railroad 00 feet to corner
of lot above described : thence along its
line back to North Carolina street, a distance of
400 feet, to the beginning.
3rd. All that tract or parcel of land, situated
' in York county, in said State, bounded by
lands of l)r. John G. black on the South, and
E. II. bridges on the South-East; by W. J.
Goforth, the lands of John Moore, deceased,
and others, on tho North-East; au?l oil tho East
by buffalo creek, containing TIIKKK HUNDRED
ACHES, MORE OR LESS, known as
[ tho Duncan Homestead tract.
TERMS OK SALE-CASII.
Purchaser to pav for papers.
W. bltOWN WY LIE, C. C. C. Pis.
July 10 28 4t
SIIERIFF'S SALE,
BY virtue of writs of fieri facias to nie di- >
rooted, will be sold between the legal
hours of Sheriffs sale, on tho FIRST MONDAY
in
AUGUST NEXT,
At York Court House, tho following property 1
to wit: ;
()ne Wheat Drill, levied on as tho property of *
J. W. Purselcy and Robert barber, at the suit '
of brickford Sc Hoffman. [75 I
The interest of W. W. Gaffney in the estate I
of W. W. Galfney, deceased, in and to tho fol- j
lowing real estate, situated in York county, S. J
C., and nunibored respectively on Maps A, b J
and C, of the King's Mountain Iron Company '
lands, prepared by W. b. Allison, 1). S., Octo- I
her 2,1SS0, as follows: ^
1. Tract number 10, Map A, containing tliir- J
ty acres, more or less.
2. Tract number 11, Map A, containing fifty j
iiiuiuui icooi
3. Tract number 15, Map A, containing nino- *
ty-four acres, more or loss. '
1 1. Tract number IS, Map A, containing one
hundred and thirty-seven acres, more or less. ^
5. Tract number 19, Map A, containing one
hundred and one acres, more or less.
(J. Tract number 30, Map 11, containing five
hundred and fifty-one acres, more or less,
i 7. Tract number 39, Map 11, containing three
hundred and twenty-two acres, more or less. .
S. Tract number 41, Map II, containing two '
hundred and seventy-one acres, moro or less. 1:
9. Tract number 43, Map 13, containing two
hundred and eighteen acres, moro or less. ,
10. Tract number 45, Map 11, containing sov- 1
enty-six acres, moro or less.
11. Tract number 57, Map C, containing
eighty-seven acres, moro or less.
13. Tract number 58, Map C, containing
three hundred and seventy acres, more or less. {
13. The lime interest of the late King's i
Mountain Iron Company, in a tract of land bo- e
longing to Mrs. Eliza Long, and purchased by
the said W. W. Gaffney, deceased. Levied on .
as the property of W. w. Gaffney, at the suit ,
of J. W. Ilrighain it Co., and others.
jR-sT" Terms cash, or the property to bo re-ad- .
vortisod for re-sale on the next Sales-Day, at .
the risk of the former purchaser. Purchasers .
to pay for papers. ,
E. A. CRAWFORD, S. Y. C. {
July 3 27 5t j
THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA, I
COUNTY OF YORK-COURT OK COMMON PLEAS. ;
Julia 11. Springs, Eli II. Springs, R. Austin
Springs, Alva C. Springs, llrevard D. J
Springs and Leroy Springs, Plaintiffs, j
against John Springs and Hleeker Springs, J
Defendants.?Summons for Relief?(Join- J
plaint not Served. J
To the Defendants above named :
\7"or are hereby summoned and required to j
J answer the complaint in this action, which j
is herewith this day filed in the ollice of the *
(Jerk of tho Court of Common Pleas, for the '
said county, and to serve a copy of your an- *
swer to tho said complaint on tho subscriber at '
his office in Yorkville, South Carolina, within
twenty days after tho service hereof, exclusive
of the day of such service ; and if you fail to
answer the complaint within the time aforesaid,
tho plaintiffs in this action will apply to
the Court for the relief demanded in the eom|
plaint.
DiUOU .1I1IV -5, A. l>. IW.
C. E. SPENCER, Plaintiffs' Attorney.
July 10 US fit
Tin: OLI) RELIABLE.
I WOULD respectfully announce to my patrons
ami the traveling public generally that
notwithstanding my occasional absence from
Yorkville during the next few months, mv
LIVERY AND FEED STA RLES will be continued
as heretofore, and the business will be
conducted with the same promptness as if I
were present in person.
Ml OMNIRUS
Is si ill on the street, ready to convoy passengers
to all departing trains, or lrom the trains to
any part of town.
FOR FUNERALS
I have an elegant II HA USE and also a CLARENCE
COACH which will be sent to any part
of the county at short notice. Prices reason- _
able. <
and other Vehicles
On hand for sale. Bargains in either now or
second-hand Vehicles.
HAVE YOUR HORSES FED
At the Yorkville Livery and Food Stables
where thev will receive the best attention.
F. E. SMITH.
July 10 its tf |
IS YOUR WATCH ALL RIGHT ? ,
fill I ERE are, no doubt, hundreds of good
X Watches belonging to the readers of Tnk !'
Exovikkk, that need attention. There are 11
perhaps numbers of them that have not seen J5,
service for years, owing to the fact that the
owners have been unable to get them properly
repaired. I have now been in Yorkville for
several months and have repaired a large number
of Watches, some of which had been sent
to Philadelphia, Now York, Charleston, and
other cities, and eamo back in no bettor condition
than when they loft. In every case, I
am pleased to say, my work has given the best
of satisfaction. I claim to know my business,
and to sustain this claim J guarantee all
of my work. If you bavea Watch that needs -?
attention bring it to me ami you will be glad I
you did it. HENRY FORD, 1(
.Near r.xcnango nana.
1 ti
KXCKANGG RANK,
Yorkville, S. C.
T. S. JEFFREYS President.
JOS. F. WALLACE, Vice-President.
FRANK A. OILRERT, Cashier.
Organized Septcmbvi' 1, 1HN7.
riNJIE RANK will receive Doposits, buy and
X anil Exchange, make Loans and do a goneral
Ranking Rusiness.
The ollicers tender their courteous services
to its patrons and the public generally.
;? &- Ranking hours from it A. M. to f? P. M.
September 111 Jf> tf
ROADS A\I) BRIDGE.
To tlie Highway Overseers of Roads
and Kridges in York County.
YOU are hereby directed to put the roads and
bridges of your respective highway secions
in good order. Tho Hoard of County
Commissioners require that the road hands of
jacli and every section bo called out and at
east SIX DAYS' WORK be done on each secion,
PREVIOUS to the TWENTY-PIFTH
DAY OP AUOUST, lSSt). The roads are reuiired
to I?o worked twenty-leet in width,
litched on each side, made highest in the cen,ro
and sloped to the ditches. No "breaks"
must be constructed across roads. All dead
,rees and hanging limbs on the roadsides must
>e removed, all loose rocks thrown from the
roadbed, and mile posts lying on the ground reduced
in position. The law makes it the duty
)f highway overseers to cause all roads in their
espective sections to be posted and numbered,
inn pointers placed at each fork of said roads,
lecturing tho direction of said roads.
Tho following abstract of the road law is pubished
for the information of all concerned:
\11 able-bodied males between tho ages or sixcen
and Jiffy are tinkle, annnally to work tho
oadH not less than six nor more than twelve
lays, under the direction of tho road overseer,
>r pay one dollar per day in lion of such labor.
The persons warned are entitlod to twelve
tours' notice of tho placo and hour of working,
md of tho kind of tool to be used ; and anyone
,vho neglects to appear or refuses to work, shall
jo deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and upon
;onviction before a trial justice, shall bo lined
tot less than livo dollars nor more than ton ^
lollars, or be imprisoned not less than livo nor .
nore than twenty days. Tho residonco of any 0
lerson who has a family shall bo hold to bo P
vliere his family resides "; and thatof any oth- h
?r person where he boards. e
The overseers in the respective districts have 3
"ull power to cut down and make use of any J
iinber, wood, earth or stonos, in or near the 1)
oads,bridges or causeways, for tho purposeof g
epairing the same. Overseers shall not an- 1"
borizctho cutting down of any timber trees a
eservod by thoowner in clearing his land or v
ilanted for the purpose of shade or ornament,
lor the cutting down of rail timber. Tho
Hoard of County Commissioners will make
list compensation to owners, when demanded, 0
"or all timber used. J"'
Teachers and Students of schools and colleges, *!
Ministers of the Gospel who are serving a con^rogation
as pastor; members of tho State n
Hoard of Examiners, appointed by the Gov- s
irnor ; members of the County Hoard of Kx- *
iminers, appointed by the State Hoard of Kx- J.1
uniners; and members of tho Hoards of School
Trustees, tire exempt by law from workingon ''
he public roads. 0
Overseers are required to report to tho
Hoard of County Commissioners, in writing,
io soon as they have put their respective sec- 11
ions in good condition. In the report, each v
)verseer is required to state on whfit road his P
lection is located, and to indicate clearly where
sach section begins and where it terminates. !l
Sachand every section will be inspected by a P
nember of tho* Hoard of County Commission- ^
irs. Hy order of tho Hoard. <:;
1). K. FIN LEV, Clerk. e
July 24 .'$(1 at tr
Piedmont Air-Line.
RICHMOND ANI) DANVILLE R. It., ;j
Koutli Carolina Division. :i
COLUMHTA, S. C.
( ONDFSSKD M'HEDITLE T
IN EKKKCT J I'NK !t, 1881). ^
(Trains run bv 75th Meridian time.) v
r
NOHTH MOUND. f(
No. 53. No. 51. v
Daily. Daily.
joavo Augusta 8.45 A. M. 0.15 P. M.
jeavo Granitevillo 0.30 A. M. 0.53 P. M.
joavo Trenton 10.05 A. M. 7.55 P. M. v
jeave Johnston's, 10.2.H A. M. 8.13 P.M.
jeave Columbia, 12.51) P. M. 10.35 P. M. j,
jeave Winnsboro' 2.35 P. M. 12.10 P. M. v
jeave Chester, 3.42 P.M. 1.20 A.M.
,oavo Hock Hill, 4.24 P. M. 2.05 A. M.
joave Charlotte, 5.20 P. M. 3.13 A. M.
jeavo Salisbur}', 7.05 P.M. 0.22 A.M.
jeavo Greensboro, 8.40 P. M. 8.00 A. M.
jeavo Richmond, 5.15 A. M. 3.30 P. M. C
.leave Washington, 0.50 A. M. 7.13 P. M. f<
jeavo Haltimore, 8.20 A.M. 11.25 P. M. a
jeave Philadelphia, 10.47 A. M. 3.00 A. M. k
Arrive at New York, 1.20 P. M. 0.20 A. M. a
SOUTH HOUND. b
No. 50. No. 52. 1
Daily. Daily. "
ieavo Now York, 12.15 Night 4.30 P. M. ei
jeavo Philadelphia,... 1.20 A.M. 0.57 P. M. A
jeaye Haltimoro, 0.45 A.M. 0.30 P. M. g
jeave Washington, 11.24 A. M. 11.00 P. M. ti
joayo Richmond, 3.00 P.M. 2.30 A. M. I
jeave Greensboro, 10.37 P. M. 0.50 A. M. ti
jeave Salisbury, 12.32 P. M. 11.23 A. M. tl
jeavo Charlotte, 2.20 A.M. 1.00 P. M. ci
jeave Kock Hill, 3.17 A.M. 1.57 P. M. tl
jeave Chester, 3.58 A.M. 2.40 P. M. u
jeavo Winnsboro',.... 4.50 A.M. 3.30 P. M. k
Arrive at Columbia,.... 0.30 A.M. 5.10 P. M. fj
ieavo Columbia 0.55 A.M. 5.30 P.M. ?
jeave Johnston's 8.57 A. M. 7.30 P. M. Si
jeave Trenton, 0.14 A.M. 7.55 P. M. w
jeave Granitoville, 0.50 A.M. 8.24 P. M. ei
Arrive at Augusta, 10.30 A.M. 0.05 P. M. w
Vrrivo at Charleston, si
via. 8. C. Railway,.. 11.00 A. M. 0.30 P. M. o
Arrive at Savannah, ?
via Central Railroad,. 5.40 P. M 0.30 A. M. h
THROUGH ('Alt SERVICE.
Pullman Palace Cars between Augusta and
Ireensboro, on trains 50 and 51.
Pullman Bullet Parlor Cars between Angusa
and Charlotte, on trains 52 and 53.
IOL. HASS, D. CAHDVVELL, JAS. L. TAYI.nH, .V
Gallic Manager. II. 1'. A.,(Jolumliln, 8. fien'l l'ass. Agent ^
JT & L. NARROW GAUGE RAILROAD.
yrarn# onp' ^anar .
SCHEDULE of Mail and Passenger Trains
5 from Lenoir, N. C., to Chester, S. CM daily
ixoopt Sunday, taking effect Juno !Hli, 1880:
GOING SOUTH.
.eavo Lenoir 7.f><) A. M. ..
.eavo Hickory 0.00 A. M.
joave Newton 51.38 A. M.
joave Lincolnton 10.3(1 A. M.
.leave Dallas, 11.22 A. M.
jeave Gastonia 11.45 A. M. .leave
Clover, 12.25 P. M. T
jeaye Yorkville, 1.00 P. M. ;
. cave Gnthriosville 1.2.3 P. M. j
jeave McConnellsville, 1.31 P. M. .
jeave Lowrysvillo, 1.48 P. M. r
Arrive at Chester 2.15 P. M. j
GOING NOIITH. J
jeave Chester, 3.45 P. M. I.
jeave Lowrysville, 4.10 P. M. I,
.leave McConnellsville, 4.10 P. M. I.
.leave (luthriesville, 4.34 P. M. I
- eave Yorkville 4.50 P. M. I.
jeave Clover, 5.31 P. M. r,
jeave Gastonia 0.10 P. M. I.
.leave Dallas, 0.45 P. M. A
jeave Lincolnton, 7.30 P. M. I.
Arrive at Newton, 8.25 P. M. I,
in .I I, |ul v \r \
jwavu iiicKur.v, * . i.,,
Arrive at Lenoir, 10.lli P. M.
G. R. TALCOTT, Superintendent.
Juno 12 24 tf jl
WimilMINK :
AN UNEXCELLED SPECIFIC
IN CASES OF
CHOLERA, CRAMPS, DIARRHOEA,
SUMMER COMPLAINT,
DYSENTERY
AND OTHER AFFECTIONS
OF THE STOMACH AND BOWELS.
PRICE 25 CENTS.
J. H. WINKELMANN 4, CO.
Sole Proprietors,
BALTIMORE. MD? U. S. A.
Forsalo by MAY it MAY, Yorkvillo, S. O.
OKFIXS. CASKETS A\'I) ltl RIAL
ICOIIES.
["AUK stock is as fine and complete as any in
J tho State. Terms and prices easy. Our
ersonal attention given in all cases. < >ur Kuril
Robes are growing more ami more popular
very day. For a])pearam*o and convenience,
liey are unsurpassed. Respectful I v,
\V. It. MooltK tfc CO.
USII)EKTAKK'<ji.
I AM handling ii first class lino of Collins
L and Caskets which I will soil at the very
>wcst prices. Personal attention at all hours. th
I am prepared to repair all kinds of Furni- l'1
ire at reasonable prices. t'1
J. ED. JKFFKKYS. j?
May ]." 20 ly it:
THE CORBINM
rllK CORBIN DISK HARROW has now
been in the hands of farmers for moro than
iftecn years, and is to-day perhaps the most
opular farming implement of its kind that
as over been oil'ored to them. It is used in
very State and Territory in the United Statos,
nd "in Canada, Russia, Mexico, New Zealand,
iiistralia, South America and Ireland. It has
een awarded medals of superiority by the
reat Amorican Institute Fair, The World's
Exposition at New Orloans, and at every State
nd local display of agricultural implements
,'lioro exhibited.
DESCRIPTION.
The above illustration gives a correct idoa
f the general appoarance of the Corbin J larrow
eady for use. It has steel disks that are turned
) a knife edge. They aro firmly and substanially
attached to the axle by means of a special
ut and key which clamps them firmly in poition.
It is impossible to loosen this nut by
nyof the accidents or operations of field work,
ut if desired to tako the Harrow to pieces, a
jw moments' work will readily detach those
arts and enablo the operator to take oil" or get
lit any of the disks in eithor gang.
It has a wooden T beam?steel axles?wooden
eat standards?wrought hand lever?anti-fricion
balls in bearings. The Corbin Harrow
as the first to adopt and secure by letters of
atont, case hardened anti-friction balls for the
mrnals, to prevent the wearing of the boxes
nd to lesson the draft. The entire boxing is
rotceted by sand bands and is furnished with
elf oiling boxes covered with a dust proof oil
ap. The axle revolves in a bearing formed of
levon chilled iron balls, which makes tho mahiiio
the lightest draft harrow in the world.
Two sizes of disks aro used. The smallest
izo is i:? inches in diameter and tho largest 10.
The manufacturers make harrows with 12,
!!, 20 and 24 disks each, but oxporienoe has
ornonstrated tho fact that the 10-inch, 12-disk,
r the 10-inch, 12-disk, six foot cut, is best
dapted to general farm work.
The price of tho 111-inch, 12-disk, Harrow
i sJTi.oo The price of the 10-inch, 12-disk, is
10.00.
l Few Words of Praise for the Harrow.
Tho following words of praise for tho Corbin
lisk Harrow aro published for the information
f those of our readers who aro not familiar
dtli this most valuable implement. As each
.itiiess is known by a largo number of our
eaders, either personally or by reputation, we
30I warrantod in saying that their testimony
ill bo convincing to the most skeptical:
Mr. Win. II. Hcrndon's Endorsement.
Yohkvii.lk, S. C., July 10, 1889.
T liavo used a Disk Harrow for*years, and
,'ould not bo without one for four times its
osr. j Lii 111 k mo disk narrow is 1110 mosi
nportant implement used, and will do more
rork for its cost than any implement mado.
W>r. H. HKRNDON.
Mr. Rob't E. Guthrie's Evidence.
CiuTirmrsvilt.k, S. C.. July 5, 18H9.
Catt. Ii. M. Grist : Dear Sir:?I have a
orb in Disk Harrow which I have been using
ir.several years, and consider it the most valublo
fanning implement of which I have any
nowledgo. I use my Disk Harrow in sowing
II of my small grain, and it does the work
letter than any implement I have ever used.
<and that has been cultivated in cotton or corn,
lay bo sown without any preparation whatver,
and an ordinary hand, with two mules,
an sow and cover six to eight acres in a day.
III that is necessary is to sow the seed on the
round, and then run tlio Harrow over i^ one
me; but better results will bo obtained if the
[arrow is run over the ground two or three
ines. As a time and money saver, aside from
ic superior quality of work it does, its value
an hardly be estimated at the seasons at which
10 small grain is sown. The Harrow is very
soful in pulverizing rough plowed land of any
ind, especially bottoms, and it will pay any
irmer to use one. Unlike the ordinary tootli,
r Acme harrow, it not only pulverizes the
urface, but will pulverize to the depth to
'liich the plow has gone and often deoper. It
mi be used to advantage on land that is too
fet to plow, without injury to the land. There
liould, in my opinion, bo a Disk Harrow on
very woll regulated farm, and in my opinion
0 harrow yet introduced is equal to the Corbin
1 simplicity, durability and thoroughness of
ork. Respectfully, * R. K. Guthrik.
Dr. W. M. Walker's Testimony.
Youkvillk, S. C., July 8, 18sfl.
Catt. L. M. Grist: Dear Sir:?In reply to
our inquiry as to what I think of the value of
10 Oorbin Disk Harrow as a farming implo
scbesuij:
From Camden t
In Effect Tin
<<ioiiig Norfli. | No. Mi No. 39 |
j Daily
STATIONS. Daily except
Sunday
1'. M. A. M
.oave Camden 12 45 9 00
.rrive Lancaster 1- 40
.oave Lancaster 2 10 1 00
.oave Catawba June. 2 50 2 50
.eavo ltoddoy's 2 55 2 00
.eave Leslie's 2 00 J 10
.oave Kock Hill 2 IN 3 50
.eavoOld Point 3 22 4 00
(Cave Newport 3 30 4 15
.oave Tirzah 3 38 4 30
,oavo Yorkville 3 50 5 10
.oave Sharon 4 10 5 40
,oave Hickory Grove 4 25 0 20
.cave Smyrna
.rriyo Blaoksburg ... 4 55 j 7 20
,eave Blacksburg 5 00 j
.oave Shelby a 40
-?S.,n T7.iM.affni-.il .in 7.'<11
Ll I 1 Y U iVUVHUi lUIUbwitj
i 1\ m. i V. m. i
Connmotions.?At Camden, with South Ca
L. It.; at Lancaster, with C. it C. R. It.; at Cat
illo, with C. it L. R. R.; at Rlackxburg witli A
Hlacksburg, S. C., March 2d, 1HS!?.
March 31
GARRY IRON RO
Manufacturers of all kindsof n
IItO\ HOOFING
tlMl'EI) A.VUCUKKIIGATKD SIDIXH,
Iron Tile or Shingle,
IKK 1'KOOK HOOKS, S1IIITTKKS dC.,
THE LARGEST MANUFACTURERS (
yi-if Orders roceived by L. M. GRIST.
May 10
THE MODERN
I1IIK inoilern Road Cart is constructed on
I scientific principles, and is 0110 of the most
jpular vehicles now before the public. It is
ieil by tlio Preacher, the Farmer, the Merlant,
tho Physician, the Lawyer, the Moclian,
and in fact all classes of men.
o.kI Carts are Worth from $15 to $175.
The proprietor of Tim Kkijuikkk, realizing
e fact that the Road Cart is fast growing in
iblic favor in this section, and also realizing
e fact that the people of York and surroundg
counties always appreciate a good thing,
is succeeded in making arrangements with
io of the most reliable manufacturers in the
nited States to furnish him with
oa<l Carts as Premiums to Club-Makers.
io Cart we oiler to club-makers is pronounced
j all who have examined it to be the best conructed,
tho lightest and handsomest cart they
ivo seen, and thore is no doubt that it is by far
e best that has over been otlored in tbis secm
at tho prico, and is not intended, as the
e manufacturers write us, "to compete with
e cheap Wostorn-mado Cart, except in qualIt
would bo an impossibility to sell tho
DISK HARROW.
: ment, I would say that I consider myself ill
competent to do "the implement justice, hill
will try to give some idea of my estimato of it>
value. I consider the Corbin Disk Harrow U
he the most valuablo farming implement I havi
ever used, or ever expect to use. There is m
other implement of which I have any knowledge
that will do as many different kinds o
work, or do tho work so well. There is no implement
which will do equal service that I
have oyer seen, that is so simple in construe
i tion or which is less liable to ge', out of order
j It is one of the few improved fi.rming imple
ments which can be used to advantage by th<
ordinary negro. Tho Corbin Harrow will more
j than pay for itself in one season if given //?/,
J a chance. I now have 011 inv farm a 10-inch
! 12-disk Corbin Harrow, the original price o
! which was ?10, and although the implement has
been in use nearly five yeirs, if it was impossible
to got another, I would not take five times
its cost for it. In conclusion, let 1110 say thai
j some of my assertions may sound cxtravagan
to some of my brother farmers who are noi
1 familiar with tho Corbin Harrow, but I wil
I say to those who may doubt any of my state
j ments, that I will take pleasure iu demonstrat|
ing tho truth of oacli and every assortion U
the entire satisfaction of all who will call at 1113
farm near town. I hope to see, or hear, at ai
| early day, of a Corbin Harrow being on th<
j farms of hundreds of farmers, in this soction.
Very Respectfully, W. M. Wai.kkk.
Mr. P. H. Dover's Verdict.
. j Gkovkk, N. C., July 10, 1880.
Ca it. L. M.Okist: Dear .SirI have owner
I a 10-inch Corbin Disk Harrow for tho past foui
j years and hayo put it to every possible test ant
J it has given entire satisfaction. I had long fell
I tho need of a harrow that would pulverize tin
1 soil thoroughly from four to six inches deep
and realized that this could not bo done b\
any drag or tootli harrow, for they only pulverize
the surface, leaving many clods or lump!
untouched, and these clods would be worker
to the surface in cultivating the crop; and al
intelligent farmers know that cloddy lam
does not give the best results. Hence the greai
importance of a harrow that will pulverize tin
soil as deep as tho plow goes. My harrow wil
thoroughly pulverize to a depth of .seven inches
I want nothing better in stalk land in putting it
wheat or oats than the Corbin Harrow, for i
not only does better work than a plow, but is
: so much taster, cutting six feet at a time, anf
all farmers know the importance of savin;
! time at the season when these crops are usuallj
1 sown. I yonturo the assertion that no farmei
! who owns a Corbin Harrow would be withoui
it fortwice its cost. Two great advantages tin
harrow possess over most improved farming
implements is its simplicity and durability
Any sleepy-headed free negro can operate it i
ho has sense enough to drive a wagon. I hav<
prepared stubble land for planting, whore ther<
was no rocks or stumps, with my Harrow, bj
harrowingit twice, crossing the first work witl
tlio last, as well or better than i have ever tion<
with a plow. Much more might be said about
the Corbin Harrow but I think I have sai(
enough to induce farmers to inquire into its
merits. All who investigate will bo converted
Very Respectfully, Felix H. Dover.
Bill Arp Makes No Exceptions.
The best labor saving implement ever in
troduced in tho South. Hill Arp,
Calhoun, (la.
lly an especial arrangement with the manu
facturers of tho Corbin Disk Harrow, wo an
enabled to otler the farmers of York and sur
I rounding counties this most valuable imple
II mentat unusually low prices?lower than the)
have ever before been offered. We make tin
following proposition : To any one who will se
cure FIFTEEN XKW SUBSCRIBERS at $1.7,
each and pay us ?24.50 in addition, we will fur
a 13-inch," 12-disk Harrow, or for FIFTEEN
i NEW SUBSCRIBERS, and ?2(5.50 in cash, wi
' will furnish a 115-inch, 12-disk Harrow.
| To persons who do not desire to make a elul
we make this proposition: We will send Tin
Enquirer for one year and furnish a l:5-ineh
| 12-disk Harrow for ?30; or a Hi-inch 12 disk foi
{ ?:?2, which amounts include one year's sub
; scription.
In every caso the money must bo paid wher
I the name of the subscriber is returned, (tindei
, the lirst oiler) and tho cash must be paid bofon
tho Harrow isordered under either proposition
Tho Harrows will be delivered, free of any
further cost, to persons who have complied witl
our terms, at any railroad depot within on<
hundred miles of Yorkville.
This oiler will remain of force until the I5tl
of NOVEMBER, INS!), at 12 o'clock.
LEWIS M. OR 1ST, Yorkville, S. C.
ES OF THE
C. II. II,
o lliitlierf'ordtoii.
irch si, I8H0.
I No. :tS | No. 52 | <i!oiiig SoiiIIi.
I Daily | j
J except j Daily ; STATIONS.
[Sunday; i
i a. m. * a. m. |~
.T i) 00 Leavo Rutherfordton
10 50 I Loaye Shelby
11 27 ...Arrive Hlacksburg
S 00 j 11 .'jo j Leavo Hlacksbur^i
I | Leave Smyrna
0 00 | 12 00 i Leave Hickory Grove
' 0 .'50 12 15 Leave Sharon
10 30 I 12 30 Leave Yorkvillt
: 1 11 00 | 12 45 I Leave Tirzali
11 ''li I W nil r.onvn Vnu'nnrl
II 40 i 1 00 Leavo Old Point
' 12 .*$() 1 In Leave Rock Hill
I 1 00 i 1 25 Leave Leslie's
! 1 10 | 1 20 > Leave Itoddey's
I 2 SO ; 1 34 | Leave Catawba June.
I 4 10 | i Arrive Lancastot
4 .'50 j 2 10 I Leave Laneaster
I] 7 40 J 27 Arrive Camden
|! | P. M. I P. M. I
rolina Railway; at Rock Ilill, with C., ('. A A.
awba Junction, with <S., C. A N. R. 11.; at York.
A. C. A. L. R. R.
JOHN F. JONES. Superintendent.
14 tr
OFING COMPANY,
^ IRON ORE PAINT
And Cement.
152 TO 15.S MKRWIN ST.
Cleveland, O.
BBT''' i s?nd for Circular and
Price List No. 75.
)F IRON ROOFING IN THE WORLD.
lv
ROAD CART.
} cart at the same price at which the ordinary
Western Cart issold. Ourt'arts are worth
! $12 each, and are cheap at the price.
Wo make the following liberal offer: We
I proposeto furnish one of these Carts tiraiiv one
! who will secure
Fifteen NEW Subsei'iIters
To Tin-: Kmicikkh previous to theloTII <>K
NOVKMHKK, ISSit, at S1.7"> each, and pay
j us:?22.7"> in casii in addition. The cash to he paid
' for each subscription when the nameoi tuesunj
scrilicr isontered on onr honks, and the$22.7">to
he paid when the Curt is delivered. This oiler is
| open to all, as we will ho enabled to furnish as
many Carts as thedeinand calls for, liv reason of
our contract with the manufacturers', up to the
date mentioned. Persons who desire to secure
this premium will do well to commence at once,
and each name returned will he entered on our
hooks to the credit of the club maker, and when
the required number has been secured and the
S-2.7"> paid, the Cart will lie delivered, freight
paid, at the depot in Yorkville, or any other
depot in York, Chester or Lancaster counties.
1 jK\VIS M. <i It 1ST,
Yorkville, S. ('.
j THE YORKVILLE ENQUIRER'S
?
Sewing Machine.
EVERY MACHINE WARRANTED.
A $ "><> Sewinj; Marliine and Tlx* Yorkville
KiKiiiirorOno Year ton New Subscriber
lor $2o. Or a Sewing Machine for
JjSlH'and Fifteen New Subscribers
loTlie Yorkville Knquirer al
One Dollar and SeventyFive
Cents Kaeli.
i THE II EST MAI'IIINK FOR FAMILY I SK.
. rilHE Proprietorol'Tin-: ExtjriitKK has conJL
traded with a largo Sowing Machine Coni3
pany, producing one of tlie most perfect ma3
chines, for a large number of its machines to
f be furnished to Club Makers andSubseribers
, at prices that will please those who use, or def
sire to use, sewing machines. Our machines
j aro sold without adding agents' commissions,
royalties on patents, interest, insurance, stori
age, etc., but they aro offered at a rock bottom
l price. Our object in making this offer is not to
I sell sewing machines but to increase the Subt
scription List of Tick Kkuitikkk.
1 THIS MACHINE is a strong, light-running,
- lock-stitch machine, well made, handsomely
- finished, and in every respect ei|ual to tho best f
> and superior to most of its competitors among
' $.">0 machines offered to tho public. Tho parts
i having the most wear are made of tho KIN EST
3 STEEL, and fitted with tho utmost precision.
All running parts being mado to exact gauge,
are interchangeable.
IN ITS MODEL, well-tried and approved
mechanical principles have been followed and
enlarged upon by tho application of tho most
I recent improvements, and the addition of every
r durable dovico calculated to lighten the labor
I of running the machine or to simplify its mant
agement. A marked improvement is tho self3
threading eyelet, check lever and needle clamp.
THE ELASTIC LOCK-STITCH, as mado by
r our machine, is tho only form of stitch giving
that strength and permanence of seam d esirable
i in everv variety of sewing.
1 TJIE PATENT LOOSE PU LLEY is usod, al1
lowing bobbins to be wound without remov1
ing work from beneath the prcsser-foot.
t THE WIDEST RANO EOF SEWING isdono
3 by this machine, from tho lightest Swiss muslin
1 to the heaviest woolen cloth.
"THE ENQUIRER" SEWINO MACHINE
i has a drop leaf table of walnut, oil polished
t Oothic box cover, with vonoorod panels, anil a
i case of two drawers at each end of table with
1 locks and veneered front. Tho driving wheel
t is nickel plated.
J ATTACHMENTS.
1 The following set of latest improved atlach
ments goes with each machine: One llommer
' and Keller (one piece), twelve Needles, six
. Bobbins, one Screw Driver, one Wrench, one
f Oil Can filled with Oil, one flange, one flahge
5 Screw, one Extra Throat Plato, one Extra
3 Check Spring, and one Instruction Book.
r
i How to Secure a Machine.
' We will agree to furnish one of these ma.
chines to anv one who will secure FIFTEEN
\ NEW YEARLY SUBSCRIBERS to Tiik En
(jlllllKK ill ol./i) CilCII <111(1 pay US CUD.uw IllCitsil 111
addition. TIio cash to l>c paid for thosubscript
ions when the names are entered 011 ourbooks,
and the $18.00 to l>e paid before tiio machine is
ordered from the manufacturers.
Or, we will furnish a machine to any 0110
who will secure ONE NEW SUBSCRIBER
and pay us $2i>.00 in cash. The $2o entitles the
- person paying it to the machine and to have
3 Tiik Enquikkk sent to a neighbor or friend for
- one year, or to himself if he is not already a
- subscriber. The money to bo paid before tho
r machine is ordered.
[> The above oilers will remain of force until
- 12 o'clock M. 011 tho 15TH DAY OK NOVEM">
IJEIi, 18811. Persons who desiro to secure a
- machine for $18 may commence returning subi
scriptions at once, and each name will bo placed
3 on our books to tho credit of the person sendit
in, and when FIFTEEN have been returned
j and paid for, (provided they are all NEW) and
' the 81S in cash paid to lis, the manufacturers
, will bo directed to ship a machine to tho person
i" entitled to receive it.
The machines will be delivered, free of
freight or any additional cost, at any railroad
1 dopot within one hundred miles of Yorkville,
r to persons who have complied with our terms.
3 LEWIS M. GRIST, Yorkville, S. C.
FOIJYBRY
ANI)
Macliine Shop.
' ^ {
fllHE undersigned would respectfully inform ,
jL the public that I10 now has in operation, 011
his lot on King's Mountain Street, a FOUND- 1
KY AND MACHINE SHOP, in which ho is
prepared to do all manner of work in light iron 1
and brass castings, and general machine work. I
KEPAIBim
; Of all kinds, promptly done on short notice, 1
Steam Engines,and agricultural machinery of
1 any kind overhauled and repaired. Resides,
! any class of work that may bo wantod in his
' shop, he will attend any eafl for repairing sta!
tionery engines, doingtho work on the proml1
ses, thus obviating the necessity of moving tho
; engine.
' Prices reasonable. Terms, cash on tho eompletionof
tho work. EDWARD THOMASl
PHOTOGRAPH GALLERY.
fllHOROUGHLY fitted up with now backJL
grounds,accessories, Ac., and with a lino
1 sky-light, I am prepared to take a picture in
any style of tho art, as well executed as can be
done elsewhere.
CHILDREN'S PICTURES A SPECIALTY.
By the dry plate process I can take them instantly
; makes no difference about fair or
cloudy weather.
I do*all my own printing and finishing, and
there is very little delay in delivery.
ENLARGED WORK.
Pictures copied and enlarged and finished in
the highest style to be had, and prices reasonable.
Give me a call and see specimens of work, at
Miv UIIIID1 y uu ?T <J-->K liiimiy ouoot, ntJiir lllO
jafi. J. R. SCHORR.
CT"K7SPKNCKK, N. W. HARDIN,
Yorkville, S. C. Black's S. C.
S1*ENCER A HARDIN,
attorneys at law,
BEACH'S, S. (!.
XlfE make a specialty of collections. All
\j business entrusted to us will be given
prompt and careful attention.
I), K. I'INI.KY. ' J. K. 1UU0K*
FIX LEY A BRICE,
attouneys at law,
Yorkvillc, S. ('.
VLL business entrusted to us will be given
prompt attention.
OFFICE OPPOSITE THE COURT HOUSE.
January'.' - tf
MISIC LESSONS.
MISS ZORAIDA INGOLT) respectfully offers
her services, at her residence, as ?
TEACHER OF MUSIC ON THE PIANO
or ORGAN. Pupils received at any time.
System thorough and practical. Prices reasonable,
and furnished on application.
?hc ^ovhviUc i&nquim'.
PUBLISHED WEEKLY.
* ...
TKUMS OF SUIIHCHIPTION :
Single copy for one year, * 2 00
One copy for two years, :t 50 *,
Forsix months, I 00
For three months, 50
Two copies for one year, :i 50
Ten copies one year* 17 50
And an extra copy for a club of ton.
advertising rates.
ONE DOLLAR persquaro for the lirst inscr
I 11011, and i* 11- l Y CKNTS per square, forwu'li
subsequent insertion. A square consists of the
spare occupied t>y eight lines of this size type.
Contracts will bo made at reduced rates I
| for advertising space to ho used for three, six, >
I or twelve months. All contract advertise*
incuts will be confined to the regular business
for which the space is engaged.
Rejected manuscripts will not he returned
to tho writers. Persons who send tnanuI
script to this otlico for publication and desire a
j copy of the same, should make a duplicate.
;v?.'is,Trlbutos of Respect and Obituary notices ^
charged for at the rate often cents a line. UsuI
ally thoro are about seven words in a line.
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