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Jim Wolf and the Tom Qats.
- Lkuew by the sympathetic glow?upon
his bald head?I knew by the; thoughtful,
look upon ins .face?I kiiew.by.. the tuio
tjonal flasli upon the .strawberry on the
end of the old free liver s nose, that Simon
y feeler'* memory fr& busy wiln.o den
tiiiie. And so 1-prepared t<? leave, because
aiiTtlTese vv ere-symptouis of ;i reuihlisceiiee
?sigVis' that v/^s g()iug. to. be . delivered
of-another of his tir?^M? p*?r*oua! expe?
riences jt but I. was totr.slo.w; lie got' clic
. start ot ufe. As nearly as 1 can recollect
"the infliction was couched in the following
^Wewas all boy's then.'and didn't care
for .nothing only how to shirk school and
keep up a rev Kin state of devilment all
.the-time. This yah Jim Wolf that I was
talking: about, was the 'prentice, and* he
was-the best -hearted fellow,, he was, and
the most tovgivin' and cjiiseltish I ever see;
well- there couldiivt he-a ihore ' ullier b? y
tliah he was, <ak'e luni Imw you would,"
" and sofry enough I was .vheu 1 saw him
for theiast time. '-.-?
-' Me-and Uonry . was always pestering
hin^[email protected]%1ast^iu!?^Hes?? bills on his back,
"and putting bumble bees-iu his bed, and so
.. oM^aiid sometimes we wo'd crowd in arid
bunk with hiinrnot.wit!tetandiiig'liis growl?
ing, and then we d let jm to get mad and
--tighr across him, soas-io ke"ep him stirred
iifpHike. " He- was nineteen, he was; and'
rionjj and lank and bashful, and ue was
-> fifteen or sixteen, and tolerable lazy and
So. that night yptv-knpw that my sister
" Mary .gave the candy pullin,'. They start?
ed us otf .to',bed early, so that the company
:? could have full swing, Slid tiing in on Jim,
CD have some fun.
Our winder looked out on the root of
the ell, and about ten. o'clock-a- couple of
torn cats got a rarin' and chargin! round
? on it and carryin' on like sin.
/.There H'a>; four inches of snow on the
roof, and it ?vas froze so that there iVas a
.right'smart crust'of ice on it, and the
moon- was shin hi' bright,-and-we conldsee
them cats like dayUgbt- First they stand
r.iff,"and e yow yow-yiVw just the sa ne as
if they were eussin'one another, you know,
and b">w up their backs, and'busii up their
tails, and swell around and spit, and then
all of a sudden the grey cat he'd snatch a
' hand tut of fur otT the yaller. cat s ham; and.
spin around like a button ou a> barn d???r.
1 Jut the yaller cat was game, an! he'd
come and cliiu-h, and- the way cuey d
gouge and bite,~nnd ji?'\tf, and the way
they d htakelthe fur fly was powerful.
\Vellr Jim, he got disgusted with the
row, and- lowed he d climb out'there and
- shake'era'ofrn that roof" He^had" really
no notion of doiti* it,Jikely, but we ever?
lastingly dogged, hiir aurf bully nigged
how.Jte wouldn't .take..a dare, stud- so on,
till, bitucby he lusted.the win-lei-j and low
and "behold, he went; went exactly as he
was, nothih'on but a shirt, and it was
. short.. "You ought to have seen hi-n creep
ittj. over the ice, and digging his toe-nai's
? and finger-nails in for to keep him from
slipping; and a'novq^ll you ought to seen
thaf.sliirl a flappin' in.the wind, and them
long, redieklous idianks of his'u a glisten
?' in7 in the moonlight.
.1 Tiiera eomp'iiy folks was down ? there
. nmder the eaves, the wboie squad of em
under that ornery shed of Wash'lon ?'?w |
'cf vinesy all settin' round about two
dozen saucers of hot candy which they d j
got:intb;the"suow to cool. And they- was |
langhin' and talkin' HaVIv ; but bless you, j
they didu t know nothing 'bout tiie pa no
rama that was going on over their heads.
Well, Jim. he went a.sneakin" and sneak
in'right np to the enrnb- of the roof, tiil
lie was in a foot and ? half ot em, and
then, all"of a sudden he made a <rral? for
the yaller eat.*- But, by gosh, he rnissed
" fire atfd slipped his holt, and bis heels flew"
rrp and he flapped on his back, and shot
ofi";i that roof like a dart: Went a smash'
in' and.a. crushm down thro' them old
rusty vines"and'landed-right in the'dead
center of them eo : pauy people, sot down
like earthquake in them two-dozen sasse.rs
of red-hufe/candy, and let off a howl that
was hark from the tombs. Them girls?
well, they left, you know. They see he
want dressed tbrcomp'ny and so they left.
AlUwas done in a second; it was jii>t one
little war whoop and a whisk of their
dressesyand blame the wench of em was
in sight anywhere!
Jim he was a sight, lie was formed
with the bilin\ hot. molasses candy" eleaii
down to his heels, and .more busted sassers
hangir.g to him than if he was an Inju-t
prince; and he eanie...praiieing up stairs
just a whoopin' and cussin' and every jump
he. shed some China, and every squirm he
fetched he dipped some candy
And blistered ! Why bless your soul,
that poor creature couldn't reely set down
comfortable for as much as four wecka.
? _:?i-?
A Good Joke ox Grant.?"Mack" tells
the following:- This is as good a place as
any to tell wjuit .l conceive to bo a good
5oke at Grant's expense perpetrated by so
grave a person as Attorney Oeneial Stan
bury. My authority is unquestionable,, as
in tact," it always is. Soon after (Grant's
accession to the cabinet he brought up a
. proposition, in cabinet meeting, in regard
to the abolition of whipping, as a punish
ment for crime, in the South. The whip?
ping post, he said, was a relic of barbarism,
and it ought be abolished: All the nahiuet
officers agreed on that point, but they
differed as.to the propriety of interfering
against the penal laws of a Stale. Mich
punishment was being gradually abolished
anyhow, and would soon.disappear entire?
ly. But Grant believed-' that something
ought to be done by. the army to preveiit
its coiitiiiiDiiice. It-was so barbarous that i
it on?rht to be tolerated a iiay longer, i
..Stanbery glanced r'rwfce ge. eral, and said
ma rpiiet way: "I believe you still buck
and gag men and tie them up by the thumbs
in the armv, within a mile of this house
don't you?' ^ ' i
I^Yes,1' the general saidj.-'that had tobe '
done some times." -. J
" Well, it seems to me," replied Statibery,
"that it's c little wotue to buck and*?r:i?r a
jnan for p-ettin^ tipsy than to whip him
Jor larceny. If yondiad to choose, would
you rather be whipped or giiggedY''
The general1 ad to acknowledge thrtf as
between tiie two. he'd *afce the whipping,
and he postponed fulher remarks on the
barbarism of the whipping post to some
future javetiug. j
Imp jr.. nt Order.
The foil-wing important order has been
issued by General Can by,":
Hdqus: bE(;o.\i> AUj,n\.\u? DiSTRiLrr, )
Charleston, 5. C, Jan. 27, 1808. )
[General Orders Xo. II.]
I., Ii ha,ving been '-cpresented that, ow
iiig: to certain informalities and eon com
pliance with certain regulations prescribed
|m the. laws nt the State and bv military
orders fi?r drawing juries in Smith Gartili
na, such drawing Ifave in some cases beer
rendered irregular and invalid, it is order?
I. That juries heretofore drawn, or which
previous to the regular Spring terms of the
Circuit Courts' now approaching, may be
drawn for a Circiiit or District Court, in
any judicial District of South -Carolina,
whether the provisions of General Orders
No. 32, or No. 89, No: 100, of the year 1807.
fr??m these lleadtjnarters, were regarded in
the [?reparation of the list from which any
drawing was made or may be made, aud
whether such drawing was, or may be at a
regular term of any court, or ;it an extra
court orb\ t; e clerk ofacourt and the sher?
iff of a I)t-triet. in the presence of a magis
t" -te und whether such extra court or draw?
ing by the-officers of any court was Order?
, ed by the Governor of the State, any
?Stulpe, Circuit.Court- o.rrC?ftrt- of Appeals,
are hereby, lega ized's audthe right of chal?
lenge as given by the -aid General Orders
No. 89, and the necessary drawing of tales,
are hereby preserved as heretofore.
2. At the next Spring terms of the
Circuit and District Courts respectively,
and whensoever thereafter new jury lists
are to be made for any District, jury lists
sluUl.be prepared for the list id all male citi?
zens therein wlt.# shall have paid taxes
within the twelve months next preceeding
and challenges shall he allowed in confor?
mity with General Orders No. 89.
3/^Upon the return of the venires,, the
presiding judgeof- the eourt- shall- be- au?
thorized, at the empanelling of juries so
drawn, to set**asidc any juror for pcisnnal
[unfitness-by reason of intellectual or moral
disqualifications : provided, that race, color
or former condition of servitude shall not
of*itself be a ground-.of- exclusion:
rl: The Courts of Common Pleas and
General-l-*essioiis iu South Carolina are
hereby "invested, with concurrent jurisdic?
tion with the District Courts of all cases
aud matters of which tin- District Courts
have.junsdietion under the Constitution
aiul laws-oj the State.
III. The provisions of the Act of Gen
eralAssembly of the State of South Car
;o)iua, entitled "An Act to amend the law
in relation to tenants,'' approved Decem?
ber 19th, 1800, shall be e< nstrucd to extend1
and apply to all cases of tenancies, wheth?
er at will or tbra term limited-'l?y the act
of the parties or by operation of law, and
whether such tenancies were cn-ated by
parol or by written leases or contracts of
?letting, wherever rent" shall be due and in
arrears; or w.h'erever the tenant shall hold?
over after the ci ssati?n of'his right of oe
cupancv. Whenever application is made
'to-a magistrate to remove a tenant for any
.cause within the intent of said Act as
hereby construed, it shall be the duty of
such magistrate and of the sheriff or con
stable to proceed under the Act herein
recited, and to charge no greater.fees than
those therein prescribed.
hV. In no crimnal case where there is
appeal froth any other court to the Court
of Appeals, shall it he necessary for the
accused to appear iu .person before the
Court of Appeals hut in a-ease of capital
felony, the Court of Appeals, at its di ere
lion with regard to expediency as to the
rime and place of sentence, may order a
prisoner to be brought before it.
Bv com maud'of: Brevet Alajor-Gc-ncrai
Ed. II. S. Caxby :
Aid de Camp, A. A. A. (-'.
_-_.. ^
Down wi h the Die iomriss.
The reporter of the Raleigh Sentinel.
whosketehes the proceedings oftiie North
Carolin? Bones and Banjo Convention, in
his classification of members, called .the
black mem hers ?? negroes." For this he
has been threatened with expulsion from
die hall. Commenting on the action of
t e ( iViiventioii, the New York Journal
of Commerce congratulates itself that the
authority ot the North Carolina Conven?
tion doe*" not reach beyond the limits of
that State, ?od that tin* people of the
North are not under the necessity of
? hu.iting up* delicate eiiphonistns to suit
?'the fastidious tastes of the members of.
"that body."
It becomes a question whether the po?
litical and social revolution whic ? Radi?
calism is now attempting is to be allowed
to tak-e- a literary turn ami'subvert our
stau.lard dictionaries. It appears to be
aiming at the authority of the Lex-ieo
gra pliers, and to threaten, what all New
England has until now been proud of, the
fume and the ascendancy of learned
Noah Wchsler. We call a horse a horse,
a man a man. the whites Caucasians, tin
blacks Negroes Turning to Webster's
dictionary, we find.the following :
"N-tono?a black man : especially one
??of a race of black or very dark persons,
-who inhabit the greater part of Africa,
??and ?redistinguished by crisped or curly
-hair, flat noses, high check bones, und
'?thick, protruding lips."
This is-a definition.ot a New England
Lexicographer, made before the Hecon
struct ton- Bill was passed giving suffrage
to the ho?r??es. Has that act changed
? the meaning of the word ?
I There was a very grea? man of Eng
J |and. who abhorred the slave trade, ami
. always manifested a profound sympathy,
i for the African savages. This great man
j was the learned Dr. Samuel;Johnson, the
i author of ?-Johnson's- Dictionary of the
English language." He'had for years a
negro servant named Francis Barber, to
whom he leM the bulk of his property,
and af'iernaming him in his will, he added
I ? -negro."
Dr. Johnson, of England; and Noah
I Webster, of Massachusetts, wore our most
eminent Lexicographers, and we have
thai authority for culling ?i black man a
Down with the dictionaries- exclaim
the Radicals?a bho-k.mnii iM not a negro!
What, then, we ask: is lie? lie is not an j
ape, a gorilla, an Indian or a white man. j
If not a negro, what is he? Among I he '
ntimero.tis wants fronted by Radicalism
is ;U? w&ui of a w dictionary, j
The Oldest Man in America..
The Detroit Post gives the following ac?
count of a man who lives in that city, aged
114 years :
in a low cabin at the.upper end of a
narrow alley, branching oft' from Fourth
street east,'between Hastings and An?
tonie street*, there dwells a poor negro,
known among his k'indred'as "Old Father
Robinson." It.is customary to apply the
appellation "old " to those who have pass?
ed their sixtieth year, but in case of Rob?
inson the adjective requires an additional
one to qualify it. for being now in his 114
year, he is not only very old, but is, doubt?
less, best entitled to" tlie oft repeated
phrase, -? the oldest inhabitant." Nor is
his-remarkable longevity the sole feature
in this aged negro. Unlike .many, Iiis fac?
ulties havo been retained unimpaired 1?
Up to this week his vision was undimmed
and his hearing unusually acute, but du?
ring the last few day-s he nas faded- rapid?
ly until in his own expressive language,
'* the clock is almost run down."
Robinson was born in August, 1753, on
the plantation of Col. Du Chielle, in East
Maryland.. Through the war of the Rev?
olution, Robinson followed the fortunes of
his master, serving him in the capacity of
body guard. It was interesting to sit and
listen to this old man a few months ago,
befbie the film of death had obscured, his
mental vision, and hear him tell ot the ex?
ploits of the Revolutionary soldiers, and
describe the terrible battle scenes through
which he had passed. A saber cut on the
top of his head'and the loss of a torch* n
gerarc the mementoes of his valor. With
especial pleasure he would relate how the
British army Mil-rendered at Yorktown,'
and would depict the scene when the proud
Lord Cornwallis-delivered up his sword to
Cen. Washington.
In the battle of New Orleans, fought on
January 8, 1815, when General Jackson
overthrew the British host under Packen
ham, Robinson also participated in the
same capacity as in the Revolutionary
war. A cent ury is a long period to look
back upon, yet Robinson could describe
the events nt his youth with clearness and
vigor, which always rendered them inter?
esting to- his auditors.. In his humble
cabin.many of our respectable and wealthy
eitizens have frequently assembled to min?
ister to-his-feeble wants, in return for
which he would repent the sto?-y of his
life, and relate incidents of the several
crises through which the nation has passed
from its struggling infancy to its present
grand proportions.
As tlie reward of his faithful services,
Robinson- was manumitted some forty
years-ago. He has been married several
times-, but his children and his wives were
separated from him: His present*wife,
with whom he has-been living over twen?
ty years, is fifty-nine years old', lie being
nearly double her age.
When over eighty years of age he was
still a-robust" man, six feet in height, and
quite erect. Such is the result of a tem?
perate and moral life. At an early
period he became connected with the
Wesleyan "Methodists,- of which Church
he is still a member. Christian men, white
and" black, frequently stand beside his
conch, aod the impression left upon them
all is that Robinson has built his hope on
a sure foundation.
One hundred and fourteen years !' Few |
would wish to live so long. Life is sweet, j
and men will cling to it with blind and
struggling tenacity, but the ^majority j
would lie willing to "fall asleep," before
a century had passed over their heads.
No longer is there left anything to'bind
us.to earth, and the soul then naturally
desires to return to the God who gave it.
Congress and the Suprcms Court.
The attempt which has been marie by a
majority iu the House of Representatives
to prevent a decision' by the Supreme
Court against the constitutionality of the
Reconstruction Acts, has been condemned
throughout the eotmtn. A large number
of papers in the Republican connection
have denounced it, and even the most
Radical organs of the party i1a\e done lit?
tle more than feebly to apologize lor it.
It must not be- supposed, however, that
this result has bad any salutary effect
upon the minds of those who originated
the scheme. The new measure which has
since been prepared by Thad. Stephens
(published by us yesterday,) is not pre?
sented as a substitute with any deference
to the prevalent popular condemnation of
the former project, for i^avows-j.in express
terms, the object for- which the first bill
was covertly, contrived. Mr. Stevens and
some wf his Radical coadjutors are sharp
enough-to sec that the original proposi?
tion must fall by irs own weights An un?
constitutional law would have no effect in
securing another of the same character
from judicial condemnation.. The new
measure, it will be seen, forbids the ap?
peal to the Supreme. Court of any ca-e
arising under the illegal action of Con?
gress in the establishment of a military
despotism in a part of the United States.
This is both a confession that the acts
referred to are unconstitutional, and the
avowal of a determination to en force them
at all hazards. Hut no matter how trying
such desperate measures may be, they can.
only be met fairly at the polls, and the
people must possess their souls in patience
until the remedy is in their hands. The
lesson will not be without its uses. When
we portrayed the character of that Radi?
calism now throwing off all disguise-some
of our readers thought that the picture
was overdrawn. They can now sec its
deformity for themselves,, and arc not
likely to be enchanted with the revelation.
The Conservative portion ot the dominant
party are reaping the bitter fruit of their
own sowing, and'we trust that they will
tie-wiser for all the time to come.?Journal
of Commerce.
Our Future Hope.
When we speak of a restoration of all
our rights under the Constitution, except
slavery, some of our people smile, and
think we arc over-sanguine. It is some
consolation to know that we are not by
any means alone. Read- what the Hon.
Mr. Brooks of New York said a few days
ago in a speech delivered by him in the
V. S. House of Representatives :
"We intend to undo what has been
done by this Congress} and' we shall soon?
er or later, have the power within the
walls of the House to undo- it all. These
proceedings in Ohio and New Jersey are
but the beginning of the revolution
lias already made its appearance else
where; aud prerogatives, and powers
which the majority in this House is now
assuming in the most revolutionary man?
ner we intend to make us>e of to undo all
these revolutionary and- violent- proceed?
ings. So the honorable gentleman from
Massachusetts might as well make up his
mind to see the beginning of this great
reactionary movement. We do not intend
to deprive the negroes of the South of
their liberty. We intend to allow them a
five-fifths representation, not a three-fifths
one, which the negroes in the North are
having. But we do not intend to allow,
so far as we can help it, the people of the
North to be brought into negro co-part
nership in government on the floor of this
House, or to be ruled by black majorities,
by rotteuborough negro constituencies in
the South.
We do not intend to be ruled by any
such government as that, and all tiie pro?
cesses of legislation by which that has
been reached; or is to be reached.?
Through State Legislatures, as- in Ohio;
through State action, as i? New Jersey;
through 50,000 popular majority in my
own State, to be increased next year to
100,000. If this House goes on with those
proceedings, we intend to undo them all.
I repeat, that everything which has been
done is to be undone. The voice of the
people is no longer heard in whispers, but
ih-tlie loud roar of the whirlwind, coming
from ail parts of the country; and it will
sooner or later unseat a large majority of
those who-now constitute the majority on
this floor, putting in their places the De?
mocracy of the country. If t he statistics
of elections are examined even now, it
will be found that a large majority of
members on this side of the House" hold
their seats here and vote here on these
bills who no longer represent their con?
stituents, but are acting in utter defiance
of the people who sent them here."
Miscellaneous Advertisements
Great Popular Paper!
Six Dollars a Year..
The Charleston Tri-Weekly News,
Three Hollars a- Year?Two Dollars
lor Six Months.
"SgT" No Taper sent unless the Cash
accompanies the order.
No Paper sent for a longer time
than paid" for.
Dec 25, 1887 28 - 3nt
AT this plnce'are now in complete running order.
All the Wool-offered will be curded into Holls of
the best quality at fchort*notice, at the following
rules for cash:.
All Wool. rtniir>i??l Mixed Rolls, 12jc. per lb.
Mixed-Cotton and Wool Holls. l?e. per lb.
Bacon, Lard, Corn and Cotton will be taken at
market rate? in exchange for carding. Wool may
be sent to I he Factory from any points on the
Railroads, through the agents, nnd the Holls de?
livered by them us soon as the Wool can be carded
and returned.
Will be kept on hand at the Factory, and custo?
mers supplied promptly, at as low figures as the
market will justify.
Dealers will find it to their interest to give- us a
trial before bnyiug elsewhere
Respect fully,
Oct. 9, 1SG7 17?tf
Change of Schedule on. the GL & C|
ON and after FRIDAY, the Gth instant, rassenger
Traius will run daily, Sundays excepted, as fol?
lows :
Leave Columbia at 7.00 a. m.
?? Alston at 8.55 "
" Newberry at 10.35 ??
Arrive at Abbeville at S.30 p. ni.
a- at Anderson at 6.15 "
" at Greenville at. S^OO
Leave Greenville at. 6.00 a m.
V Anderson at ? G.45 '?
" Abbeville at 8.45- "
11 Ncwborrj at 1125 p. m;
Arrive at Alstuu at. 3.00 "
?? at Columbia at 5.00
Trains on the Blue Ridge Railroad will also run
daily, Sundays excepted, connected, with the up
and dcwti trains on the Greenville and Columbia
Railroad, as follows:
Leave Anderson at 5.20 p. m.
" JVndleton at 6.20 "
Arrive tit Walhalla at 8.00 "
Leave Walhalla at 4.00 a. in.
" Rendleton at 5.40 "
Arrive at Anderson at C.40 "
The train will return from Belton to Anderson
on Monday and Friday mornings.
' JAMES O. MEREDITf, Gen.Sup'l.
Dec 3, Wu
wholesale and retail healers in
Groceries,, Hardware,
Anderson^ S~ C
0?tl6, 1887 18
BSF* Passengers conveyed to and from the I)e
froc of charge.
T. S. NICKERSON, Proprietor.
Rob't. Hamilton, Sup't.
Oct 10, 18G7 18 ly
Landreth's Garden Seeds.
Warranted fresh aud genuine, for sale by
Jan,. 1?, \W ?e ?
?gricullnml Implements, Paints, Oils,
Window Glass,
20 Hhis. Molasses,
75 Bbls. Sugars, A B and C,
15 Bbls.- Cut Loaf, Crushed and Powdered,
50 Bags Coffee,
Sugar-Louse Syrup,
Pickles, Teas, Soda Biscuit,
Sugar Crackers, &c, &c.
South Carolina Washing Machine.
We are the exclusive manufacturers of the above
machine in this State. It ispniented by a South
Carolinian, and is the best machine in use.
Agents-wanted throughout the State.
By ten bags or more, $3.12.1 per bag. by
By the barrel and very low.
Country Produce received and sold, and goods
advanced on the same, provided the produce is-ucrt
of perishable nature.
Oct 9, 1867 17
China, Glass & Earthenware,
Sili'tr-l'latea Britannia and Japanned Ware.
House-Furnishing Eoo:!s Generally.
Oct 9, 1SG7 17 2?
WAlKJEI-I ouse
Commission Merchants,.
A.ngfu*4ta, - Georgia.
WILL give their personal attention to the Sto?
rage and sale of COTTON, and such otLcr Produce
as may 1 c sent to them.
Cash Advances made on Produce In Store.
Oct 9, 1867 17 f.:m
JOfIA H. fiI.OMI&$,
Commission- Merchant,
Refers to Hon. Gko. A. Tkkmiolm, Andfkw
Simoxds, President First National Bank, Charles?
ton:;: P. S. Holmes, President S. C. Mining and
Manufacturing Company.
Dec 11, 1867 2G 3 m
OFFER their services for the treatment of all
Surgical Affections?including all Diseases c4' the
J. J. CHISODMi M. D.-. F. T MOJES, M. D.
.Oct 9, 1867 17- 6m
THE subscriber is now prepared to furnish EURO?
PEAN LABORERS- of every description, upon
shorl notice and on favourable terms.
For terms and Circulars, apply to. or address,
No 432 King, corner Hudson-street, ,
opposite Citadel Square, Charleston, S. C.
Nov 20, 1867 23 3m
J. B. 33". SLOAN",
SOLICITS consignments of COTTON and other
PRODUCE, and tenders-his services for the pur
chars of merchandize and family supplies.
Sept-25.-. 1867 15 2m
MfiGMCrV. BOPE, &c.
12 Bales Gunny Bagging,
225 Coils Rope?hest brands,
125 Kegs Old Dominion Nails? ?ssorted,
For sale by
Augusta, Geo..
August 28. 1807 11
^ Horn,
S. M. JONES, Proprietor.
THIS Leading, Fashionable Hotel has been newly
and elegantly furnished, and is now prepared-ic
extend a Welcome to ihe traveling public.
Col. GEO.. H. JONES, Chief Clerk
Oot 9, 1867, 17
Oct 16. 1867 18 It.
Garden Seeds! Garden Seeds!!
WARRANTED genuine Drumhead Cabbage Seed,
for sale at
Jbo 32. 1868 81.
Established 1845.
Importer and Wholesale Dealer In
mi t G?y M e ?ictx es;*
Acids, Dye-Stuffs,.
Paints, Oils, &c\?
264 Broad Street,.
Augusta, - - Georgia
TUE attention of Merchants, Physicians anc*
Planters is invited to our Stock; which' is one of
the largest in the South, an<l every article guaran?
teed to be of the strictest purity.
Prices at a very slight advance on New-York -
S?&* R. A. LA NT), formerly of Newberry, ?ay
be found at this House.
Get 0, 1SG7 17 3"m
Clxai-leston, S. O.
V j '
H. I.. JEFFKRS. WM. n. JEFFE?S. T. A. JBrilttS.'
ON entering upon the business of the next sea?
son, we ln'g leave lu return our thanks for the pat
ronnge so kindly extended to us since the re
opi-ning of our business ut the close c-f the wan
With renewed energy we will continue to sludy
the interest of our friends, confining ourselves as
heretofore to a legitimate Commission Bi'sinkss.
Liberal advances will be mode on Consignments,
and- caref?i' attention paid to filling Orders for
Our patrons will be kept fully posted on the.
Markets, free of charge, by our Weekly Prices>
Current. H. L. J. & CO. ?
Charleston, S. C, August '], 18C7. . 9
MOLASSES, &c, &c.
10 UHDS:-Gleart Ribbed Sides,.
5 Hhds: Clear Sides.
5 Casks Sugar Cured Hams,
1"?0 Pkgs. Leaf hard, in barrels tubs, p?ilf,
15 Hhds. Prime Muscovado Molasses, .
10 Hhds. Clayed Cuba Midwos-,
175 Sacks Prime While-bread Corn,
75 Boxes Adamantine Candles,
125 Sacks Liverpool Salt. .
W'u.h a full assortment of everything in the Groce
! rv Liue.
tr?f For sale at the lowest figures by
Augusta, Geo.
\ August 28. 1 StiV 31?
j ,
:Look to Your Interests!
j HAVING had the en:ire assets of the finna of
j Sullivan .v. Sloans, John T. Sloan & Sirllivnn. and
I John T. S'?an & Co., unsigned and transferrad.-to.
. me. all persons indebted to either of the above'
[ firm? will suve cosi by Settling soon, as I am com
I pelled lo sne. which ! dislike to do very much,
i The Books ami Notes of Sullivan & Sloans are ic?
I the hands of Judge J. S. Murray. The Accouuts
and Notes*-ef .'i T. Sloan & Sullivan and J. T..
Sloan & Ct.. P-ndletC'*. S; C will very soon be
placed in an oliicer's hands, at which lime I will
give notice. N. K. SULLIVAN.
Feb 20. 1807 36
Surgeoii D eiitist,
RESPEt'TI-UU.Y oIFcrs his services to the people
of Anderson and surrounding country. He is pre?
pared for Extraci'nz Teeth. Filling Teeth, in the
liest style. Selling Teeth on Pivot. Setting Artifi?
cial Teeth in the latest and most imprived plans,
Mounting Teeth upon Vulcanite base. Gold or Pla
tina?thesc'arc neat and handsome.
All calls attended to at short notice. And all
work warracec. Terms Cash, ni moJer iteprices.
Oftico?Up-siairs, - ver the old Enroll1 ag- Office.
May 11. IS?C 8i .
thos: e. cnr.r,f3. j. Boro BRUsaox..
GMl.GG & C0r?
Importers and Dealers In
?See., ?Scoi
Jorner Richardson and Taylor Streets
Get 9. 1867 17 N
TU P&VA.Vi eks,
ON and after this day we will be prepared to make
advances on cotton and all other produce shipped-'
to Geo. W. Williams &.Co.. Charleston, or Wil?
liams, Taylor & Co.", New York. Parties wishing
advances, will furnish us the railroad reeaipts for
i he produce shipped.
July 31. 1807 7.
Assignee's Notice..
ISIIAM W. TAYLOR, having made an assignment'
to the undersigned, for the benefit of certain pre?
ferred creditors, notice is hereby given to all per?
sons indebted io him. by Note or Account, to make
payment ic myself, or A. T. Broylcs, Esq., with
whom the same have been deposited for collection.
JAMES M. McFALL, Assignee.
Feb 14, 1S07 35
Successors to Harrison & Whitners,
Attorneys at Law and Solicitors in Equity.
Tickens C. H. Anderson C. E
Jan 17. 1807 81
Bibles and Testaments.
THE Anderson District Bible Society has a supply
of Fine Bibles and Testaments, small and large,,
for sale at what they cost. Also, a lot of common
bound Bibles and Testaments, for sale and distri?
bution. Call at Towers & Burriss'-, No. 4 Granit?.
Row, Anderson, S. C.
A. B. TOWERS, Treasurer..

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