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The public is doubtless tired of Clearance Sales, &c.
Therefore for a change. We invite your attention to a few
items for the Fall and Winter that will come in well, in some
instances, for immediate use. We have just opened up an
early shipment of
Pretty, stylish and nobby, and especially adapted for
And for
' Mountain or Seashore Resorts.
We wish also to call your attention to our line of
Made expressly for us for Fall and Winter. The most up-to
date Shoes to be found anywhere. The newest Toes and
Lasts. Ask to be shown the "Dewey" Toe, the latest fad
among the women. Also, "Regina Shoe," the greatest $3.00
Shoe for ladies on the market to-day. Comes in all the new
styles. We have also received our Fall stock of
' We have the correct things in Ladies' and Men's Fine
Footwear, and those seeking dependable footwear cannot
afford to give us the go-by.
How, if you contemplate going away or staying at home
and need a
Of any kind, don't fail to see ours before buying. We are
showing a more complete line than formerly, and might
properly be termed the Traveling Outfitters of Anderson.
It may appear a little unseasonable, this hot weather, to
talk to you about
But we have just opened up the largest and prettiest line of
Wool Ingrain Carpets that we have ever shown, and at the
most reasonable prices. Also, a magnificent assortment of
Art Squares, all sizes, and the latest and most artistic pat
terns. We have bought Fifty Art Squares to begin the sea
son with, and nearly all are different colors or patterns. If
you would like to make your selection before they are picked
over, now would be a good time.
We are agents for the Gaffney Carpet Manufacturing Co.,
Gaffney, S. C. We will show you the prettiest patterns and
the greatest values in Ingrain Carpets and Art Squares, and
demonstrate the fact that SOUTH CAROLINA can compete
successfully in the manufacture of Carpets, &c.
We still have a nice assortment MATTINGS, RUGS, &c.
We have called to your especial notice
NEW SHOES, for Men and Worsen,
But would not have you forget our general lines ana the
constant arrival of New Goods.
Will remember our Wholesale Department.
Tours truly,
rown, Osborne 4 Co.
Wholesale aad Retail Dealers in
Greneral Merchandise.
ANDER80IV, ?*. c.
Local News,
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 23, 1809.
J. L. Tribble, Esq., has gone to Bal
timore on a business trip.
Mr. 0. A. Bowen advertises a planta
tion for sale near Pendleton.
Miss Pansy Wyman, of Aiken, S. C.,
is visiting friends in Anderson.
Quite a number of Andersoniaus arc
attending the Carnivalin Elberton, Ga.
See advertisement of a tine plant
ation in Franklin County, Tia., for
Cotton is opening rapidly, and the
pickers will have to go to work in ear
Mr. Claude Fant, of the Southern
Railway, was in the city Saturday and
Miss Mary Riley, of Charleston, is in
town visiting the family of Mr. C. H.
Miss Annie Griftin, ol' Belton, is in
the city visiting her friend, Miss Louise
Messrs. Percy and Henry Miller, ot"
New York, are in Anderson visiting
Dr. John A. Robinson has a tract of
land for sale near Due West. See ad
Col. J. N. Brown oilers a plantation
for sale in Centerville Township. .See
Sunday and Monday afternoons co
pious showers fell in various portions
of the County.
Miss May Richards and Miss Marie
Carr, of Augusta, Ga., are in the city
visiting friends.
Mr. Theodore Koestcr, of Charleston,
is in Anderson visiting his daughter,
Mrs. Phillip Lossee.
Mrs. L. K, Clyde and Mrs. AI. T. Ad
derly, of Greenville, are in the city vis
iting Mrs. M. Kennedy.
Misses Meta and Lena Brownlee, two
Channing young ladies of Antrcvillc,
are visiting relatives in the city.
The second primary election will be
held next Tuesday, and thc race is be
tween Messrs. Vandiver and Bolt.
Waymau A. Holland and little
daughter, Jeanette, of Seneca, paid a
flying visit to Anderson yesterday.
Miss Mamie Nelson, who has been
visiting Miss Zenobia Welch, has
returned to lier home in Laurens, S. C.
You have only one more week in
which to pay your city taxes. Doivt
put it oft'any longer, but attend to it at
Mr. A. L. Welch, Miss Zenobia Welch
and Miss Dessie Brown lett yesterday
for a three-weeks' sojourn in thc moun
The annual meeting of the stockhold
ers of the Anderson Cotton Mills will
be held on September ll). See adver
Mr. Joel. C. Keys is in the city for a
few days visifing relatives. He will
return to Darlington 1st September to
buy cotton.
Mrs. Dunwoody, of Atlanta, Cu.. and
Mrs. Chandler, of Sumter, S. C.. are in
Anderson visiting their mother. Mrs.
M. E. Keese.
Cadet AV. H. Carpenter, of thc C. S.
Military Academy, who had been noti
fied of his father s illness, reached home
this morning.
Mr. S. A. McCown has purchased the
stock of goods of Jackson Sc McKinney
who have retired, and will continue the
business at the old stand.
About twelve hundred people came
up on the excursions last Wednesday
from the low country. A number
stopped over in Anderson.
Miss Minnie M. Wilson has just re
turned from a most pleasant visit of
several weeks with relatives friends in
the Cornnr section of the County.
Mr. P. W. Drummond has decided to
move to Anderson. The good will and
wishes of . many friends will go and
abide with him.-Barnwell People.
One has to spend several hours rid
ing over town to get a conception of
the many improvements going on. You
will find them in almost every section.
Our venerable friend, Capt. A. T.
Broylcs, accompanied by two of his
little nephews, will leave to-morrow to
visit relatives in Georgia and Tennes
Mr. H. H. Edwards has purchased
the residence of Mr. S. M. Johnson on
West Franklin street. Mr. Johnson
has returned to his old home in Kansas
City, Mo.
Our merchants are receiving big lots
of fall ami winter goods. Watch the
columns of the INTELLIGENCE!: closely
and you will know whereto make your
Married, on Sunday, Angust?:?,
at the home of the bride, by E. C. Mar
tin, Magistrate, Mr. Palmer McAdams
and Miss Emma Siegler, all of Ander
son County.
Thd Farmers' Warehouse Company
of Anderson hos been chartered. The
capital stock is $2.1,000. R. S. Hill is
president, J. J. Freetwell vice-presi
dent and R. E. Ligon secretary and
Our young friend, Louis C. Harrison,
an old Anderson boy, has been pro
moted to the position of cashier of the
Rock Hill National Bank. He has been
the assistant cashier of the bank for
several years.
Mr. W. L. Dean, ol' Deans, win? we
mentioned last week as being painfully
cut with a razor in the hands of a negro
woman, is suffering a great dea) from
his wounds. The woman has been
committed to jail in default of a *:{00
Messrs. J. L. Tribblc and J*. K
Cully liavc re turned from the r
tains. They report that the
I Diamond surveyors have reache
I mountains, and will soon con
their work there.
Mr. J. E. Moorehead, of Colui
has been spending a few days ii
section visiting relatives and hi
home. Columbia seems to be tre
him well" His many old friends
glad to greet him.
At a meeting of the County AU
last Friday Mr. W. T. W. Harrisor
re-elected cotton weigher for th
suing year. Mr. L. P. Smith will
tinue to represent the Hoard of 1
in the same position.
Mr. John Phillips, a promi
Greenville County farmer, and win
well known in the upper section of
derson Coun ty, while drunk and o;
way home last Thursday night,
from Iiis wagon and broke his neel
Mr. J. Olin Mattison, formerly of
derson, hut who is now engaged in
incss in Charleston, is spending a
days in the city visiting hisbrotl
Olin is as jovial and handsome as c
and all of his old chums are moro 1
pleased to greet him.
Married, on Satuday, August Titi
Seizer, Mr. Win. F. Lee to Miss Re
ca M. Roavis, Kev. C. L. Stewarl
riciating. We extend hearty congr?
lations to friend Lee. At the time
confess that he took us somewha
surprise.-Pied mau i Sn n.
Every week we receive commun
tions without the true signature of
author, and, of course, they arc (
signed to the waste basket. When
write any article for a newspaper, s
your name under your nom dc phi:
This is required as a guarantee of g<
Five delegates from euch of the I
Companies met in a convention at
City Hall last Monday night and elec
thc following officers to serve thc I
Department the ensuing year: Ch
John T. Burriss: Assistant Chief. N
B. Sharpe; Secretary and Treasui
John M. Patrick.
The buildings of the Patrick Milits
Institute are being improved in bi
thc exterior and interior appearau
and an up-to-date gymnasium is to
arranged for thc use of the eade
Col. Patrick says the prospects arc v<
promising for thc institute during t
next session, lt will open Septeinl
Prof. A. G. Holmes. Principal of t
Pendleton Graded School, who has bc
spending his vacation with relath
in Laurens, was in the city Monday
his way home and gave usan appre
axed call. Prof. Hohnes is a practic:
energetic teacher, and the people
Pendleton arc fortunate in having Iii
at thc head of their school.
Thc friends of Rev. CarlyleBranyo
formerly of Anderson County, will I
joice to hear of the wonderful meetii
which he has recently held at tl
"Old," or First Church of Carnesvill
Ga., of which lie is the pastor. The ?
flueuec of the great spiritual a wakei
ing spread far into the surroundii
country. Seventy were baptized atti
close of the meeting, in the presence
some two thousand people.
Mr. K. C. Baker, who has been in tl
employ of: Messrs. Inman & Co., in tl
capacity of local cotton buyer for tl
past few years, has been assigned to
much wider field in thc State of Ah
bama, f?e will have ehargeof thc enti
State, with headquarters atMontgon
ery, quite a responsible position, whit
he is fully competent to lill. Andcrsc
is justly proud of lier worthy and ci
pable young men she is constantly fm
nishingto tho commercial world.
Miss I'olly A. Gallanani ?lied at tli
home ol'her brother, Mr. J. ll. Calli
ham, in this county, on Wednesday
10th inst., after an illness of abor
eight months. She bore her suffering
with the patience characteristic ol'
faithful christian. Sile was a mombo
of Bethany Church, where her remain
were buried on the day after her deatl
Kev. N? Cr. Wright conducting the tu
nerul in the presence of many sympa
thi/ing friends. The deceased leave
four brothers and three sisters to cher
i sh her memory.
Governor Mcsweeney has hud report
made up for the last quarter and tlx
reports show that the thirty-four con
stables now are making more case
and seizing more liquor than did th?
fifty-nine constables previous to hi
term. The relative cost isas fifty .r?ihi
is to thirty-four. In J. K, Fant'sdis
trict, which includes Anderson.
in Ijfies were imposed for J illy only am
eighteen parties convicted served sen
fences. In,June ten Served sentence!
for violating the dispensary law and in
May lour. The biggest work was dom
in I* ant's and LaFar's districts asshowi
by the report.
Thc monthly reception of the hip
worth League was held at tho rcsidcuci
ol' Mr. J. M. Payne on Friday evening,
The League and guests were pleasant
ly entertained by tho committee, who
had arranged au interesting program.
A novel feature of the .evening was a
grab bag, from which the guests were
requested to draw and make, a rhyme
of four lines on the article, which was
the occasion of much merriment when
the Muses began to sing. Delightful
refreshments were served, anti the
League, is indebted to Mrs. Payne for
being entertained in the hospitable
manner characteristic of her.
In thc death of Mrs. Margaret. J. Mc
Daniel, widow of the late Henry J. Mc
Daniel, another good woman has been
called to the. better land to receive the
rewards of a blessed Saviour, whom
she faithfully served throughout, life.
Her deatli occurred on Sunda}' morn
ing, loth inst., after a long ami painful
illness, in the t?Oth year ol' her age.
Mrs. McDaniel was most highly es
teemed by a wide circle of friends ami
relatives* who deeply sympathize with
her loved ones in their son; bereave
ment. Her remains were interred in
the Hopewell churchyard, Kev. W. H.
Hawkins conducting the funeral servi
Mr. A. A. Carpenter died at Iiis hoi
m Hroadaway Township last Mond
morning, in the 31st year of his af
He was sick about ten days with mal
rial fever, but his illness was not co
sidered serious until a short time b
fore his death. His wife preceded hi
to the grave about seven months ag
and by his death four children are le
orphans, his oldest son being a -stude
at the U. S. Military Academy at We
Point. Mr. Carpenter was the youn;
est son of deceased John Carpente
and was born and reared and alwa;
lived in the section where he died. I
was the proprietor of what is known ;
the old Smith mill, on Broadway Cree
and was a worthy citizen. He was
faithful member of the Wesley;
Methodist church, and was highly e
teemed by his friends, who will 1
pained to hear of his death. His r?
mains were interred yesterday mornii
at Neal's Creek church, Rev. J. I). M?
hon conducting the funeral services.
The Darlingtonian of thc 17th ins
says: "The sheriff yesterday sold tl:
entire stock of drugs, medicines, ?fc<
belonging to C. M. Barron &? Co. to tl
Geer Drug Co. Immediately after tl
sale Mr. E. 1!. Cox purchased the en til
stock and will shortly open adrugstoi
on the east side of the square in the vi
cant store building between the boo
store and Wells' shoe store. The ne
establishment will be under the mar
agement of Mr. J. O. Muldrow. Th
will make the third drug store in Dai
lington, and all of them are tirst-clas
up-to-date establishments. Mr. Cox :
a member of the lirra of Moorhead ?
Cox and was first lieutenant of Comp.i
ny "A" of the 2nd regiment, serving i
Cuba. Everybody who knows hil
knows that he is a thorough-goin
business mau and will make a succ?s
of this new undertaking." Mr. Cox i
a native of Anderson County, and hi
many old friends will be more tha
pleased to hear of his success in hi
adopted home.
Andersou County has lost anothe
good citizen in the death of Mr. Alber
M. Jolly, which occurred at his hom
in Hopewell Township last night at 1
o'clock. He was ill only about a week
and the announcement of his deatl
was a great shock to his many friend?
? Mr. Jolly was about 70 years of agc
I and was a son of the late Henry Jolly
He was born and raised and alway
lived within a half mile of the hom?
where he died. He was a most estima
ble citizen-in fact, Anderson Count]
never had a nobler, more upright, con
scientions man. He had long been J
devoted member of Hopewell Baptis
Church, whose vacancy there will b<
hard to lill. He was a very successfu
farmer, and a man who attende!
strictly to his own business. He servei
Iiis country faithfully throughout tin
civil war. His bereaved widow, sh
daughters and four sons, who are left
to cherish his memory, have the sym
pathies of a wide circle of friends. Th?
remains will be interred at Hopewell
Church this afternoon.
Mr. Abner C. King died at. his home
in Hopewell Township last. Saturday
morning at 0 o'clock, and the announce
ment of his death was a great shock to
his many friends, as he was sick only ii
few days with brain fever.. Mr. King
was 57 years of age, and was the third
son of the late George I). King and a
brother of P. F. King, the .Steward ol
the County Pauper's Homo. The de
ceased was a brave veteran of the
"Lost Cause," having served through
out the war in Co. F, Jenkins' Rrigade.
He had long been a devoted member
of Whitefield Baptist Church, and when
the Angel of Death came he was ready
to answer the summons. Ile was a
most, obliging, kind neighbor, and in
his immediate community he will be
greatly missed. He was one of a fami
ly of eleven children, and only two
brothel's survive. Ile was also thc
father of eleven children, all of whom,
with a devoted wife, are left to cherish
his memory. On Sunday afternoon
the remains were interred in the Salem
churchyard. Rev. E. Z. lirown conduct
ing thc funeral services in the presence
of a large concourse of friends and rel
Last Thursday Gen. M. L. Monham
went down to Ninety Six, where he had
been invited to deliver an address be
fore (.'amp Larkin A. Griffin Sous of
Confederate Veterans. The Ninety
Six correspondent, of the Neics und
Courin; in speaking of the address,
says: "He paid a glowing tribute to the
bravery and patriotism of the Veterans,
and spoke of the privations and hard
ships which they endured for four long
years lighting foran undying principle.
He tobi of the genius af our great gen
erals. Lee, Jackson, the Johnstons and
others, and cited some of the great vic
tories against overwhelming numbers,
backed by a great government and the
world. His address was a masterly
piece of oratory, and was warmly ap
plauded. At the close of his address
lie was presented with a beautiful bou
illit by Miss Hatt ie Curtis, sponsor of
the camp, which he. accepted very
gracefully. He urged that the .sons of
Confederate veterans join the organ
ization in order that the story of the
struggle may be perpetuated, and that
a true history may be written, setting
forth clearly the principles Involved for
which their fathers fought."
Mr. Nimrod T. Smith, one of Ander
son County's oldest and most highly
esteemed citizens, died at his home in
Garvin Township on Thursday. !7ih
inst. II?* had been sick about six
weeks, and he and his family realized
from his first da.v:s illness that his dis
ease would prove fatal. He was per
fectly resigned and patiently awaited
the summons. Mr. Smith was ?S2 years
of age, and was born and reared, and,
with the exception of two years, spent
his life in Anderson County. He was
an energetic, successful farmer, with
firm convictions and an agreeable dis
position, having the confidence and
good will of all his friends and ac
quaintances. His life was an exempli
fication of th?- golden rule, "do unto
others as you would have them do unto
you." He served the Confederacy
throughout the war in the '.'2nd South
Curolnui Regiment, and was a brave,
faithful soldier. Ile leaves six sons
and five daughters, and in their sore
bereavement we join their many
friends in extending our sympathies.
On Friday the. remains were buried at
Sandy Springs, the funeral services
being corni neted by Kev. J. F. Single
For Hot Weathei
Keep cool and be comfortable. Buy a light-weight Serge
Suit, or Coat or Vest, light-weight Cassimers, Silk-finish
Secelians, Drab Betas and Alpacas. In other words, a com*
plete line of Hot Weather Clothing.
Prices, well-we have nothing to say. The Trading Pub
lic knows where to get the lowest price.
, Summer Shirts !
Negligee Shirts, with or without Collars and Cuffs ; ?Silk
Bosoms, Soft or Stiff, in all the latest Stripes and Plaids,
ranging in price from 25c. to $1.50.
We have a few left. They go at almost your own price.
Fall line of medium and light-weight Clothing always
in stock.
Cut Prices on ali Clothing.
Clothiers and Furnishiers.
To the Lais.
Have you seen our last shipment of Ladies' Evening Slip
pers in Patent Leathers, White Kid, &c. They are beauties.
To Gents.
Have you seen those $3.00 up-to-date Shoes we are sell
ing the boys. If not, call and inspect for yourself. All the
latest colors and shapes.
Don't forget to call for Trading Stamps. We've got them.
Yours for Reliable Shoes,
The Shoe People.
Brock Bros.
Is the place to find anything you need in the HARD
WARE line, and their pricer, are always as low
as the lowest, and sometimes LOWER.
THEY carry three of th' :.i-3s: things in the market :or the fanners' use
and convenience, and these three are. viz.:
Made by the Geiser'Manufaeturing Company.
Made by the Salem Iron Works.
Made by the Deering Harvester Company o: Chicago, 111.-the larg
est Mower manufactory in the United States and probably the world.
All the above named Machinery and Mo were are too well known to need
describing, F.C they have been tried by people all over the country, and are
giving entire satisfaction everywhere.
You will also nnd in stock a full and complete line of
Always at the lowest prices. We treat everybody fair and square, and if
given the opportunity by those who have nev??r :r?ed us will prove what we
say. Come in and ^ee us and be convinced.
Yours aiwav- t i p.'ease,

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