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THUKSDAY, JULY 31, 1879.
Ch r. J ackson'sBost Sweet Navy Tobacco.
Last day of July.
Such -delightful moonlight nlghtp,
these ! ...
One week from to-day occurs the
S ate debt election.
Blind Tom, the musical prodigy, la
summering at Saratoga.
J. P. Hammer has been commission
ed as Notary Public for Sullivan
unatianooga u attempting to get
up an excursion to Mammotljave,
Kentucky. - ; '
Prof. -Wllloughby Reade Is booked
for a reading entertainment at Morris
There are . probably one hundred
and twenty-five refugees stopping in
Bristol, according to the News.
The first session of Circuit Court,
under the provisions of the new law, is
now Bitllug at Bristol,Hon. N. Hacker
presiding." " '
It must have been in green apple
and watermelon time that Tennyson
wrote, "From our waist places comes
a cry." ; .
Morristown Gazette : From a private
letter, we learn that the number of
guests now registered at Tate Spring
reaches 210, and a good number o
new arrivals daily.
Col. A. S. Colyar Is announced to
speak lu favor of the 50 4 compromise
at Cleveland to-day, Rhea Springs to
morrow, Athens Saturday, Biount
viile Monday, Jonesboro' Tuesday and
in thia city Wednesday next.
A start has been made at last on the
narrow guage railroad from Bristol out
through Scott and other counties in
Virginia. A squad of twenty-eight
convicts were brought from Rich
mond and put to work thereon this
The Exchange Hotel, C. B. French,
proprietor, at Kingston, is a pleasant
place to stop at. The table is good,
and then the managers are so clever
they make you feel at home. Don't
fail to call upon them wheji you go to
An opportunity is offered to any one
wishing to buy a pleasantly located
home cheap. The auctioneer, E. A.
Akers, offers for sale Mrs. Waters'
house in Mechanicsville. Attention
is also called to Mr. Akers' auction
The Hamblen county Normal School,
held at Morristown, closed last Friday,
according to the Gazette, after a session
of two weeks. Prof. H. PreBnell, of
Jonesboro', was principal, and he was
assisted by County Superintendent H.
The work of digging out for Mr.
McNulty'a cellar, besides furnishing
employment to a large number of la
borers, serves as a congregating point
for all the loafers and business men
who have a little spare time to watch
the progress of the work.
We were shown yesterday by Mrs.
M. B. Atkinson, mother-in-law of Mr.
James A. Compton, quite an aged
lady, though full of life and sprightli
ness, some excellent and beautiful
specimens of ornamental handwork,
which is certainly hard to beat.
We learn from Mr. H. T. Cooper
that Senator R. K. Byrd, of Roane
county, and Represenative Cunnyng
ham, made able and telling speeches at
Huntsvilie, Scott county, last week,
during the session of court there, in
in favor of the 50-4 compromise.
John Manning, a laborer at the
Knoxville Iron Company's Rolling
Mill, was pretty seriously hurt yester
day by a railroad bar which was being
unloaded from a car falling on him.
He Was insensible for some time, but
medical assistance was rendered and
it was hoped he would get along all
Four prisoners made their e-cape
from the Morristown jail last Thurs
day morning, says the Gazette. Their
names were Jos. Lane, Robt. Eakin,
Marion Burchfield and Wm. Sparks.
The first three were Federal Court
convicts, just recently sent up from
the court here. Two were recaptured
the same day and returned. The oth
era are still at large.
Bristol News : " Mr. Robert Blevins
killed last week, on the top of Iron
Mountain, southeast of Bristol,
wonderful rattlesnake, lacking only
one inch of being eight feet long.
Circumference six inches behind the
head, and twenty inches in the center
of the body. When coiled it could
not be more than covered by a large
Bized wash-tub. It had twenty-five
rattles." Go up head. Next!
Newport Reporter ; Mr. A. T. New
man, of Morristown, bar-keeper at
that place, was shot last Saturday by
Policeman Morris. It is reported that
Mr. Newman and others had been fir
ing their pistols in the corporation,
and not submitting to Mr. Morris'
orders, but Tather seeking a row,
which ended in two piBtol shots in the
person of Mr. Newman, one through
the throat and one in his back. It is
thought that he will recover.
Gen. Wm, G. Brien left yesterday
on the western-bound train. He and
Gen. Porter are to epeak in favor of
the 50-4 compromise at Loudon to
morrow, at Athens Saturday, at Cleve
land Monday and at Chattanooga
Mr. H. T. Cooper returned yester
day from a professional trip to Camp
bell, Scott and other counties, attend
ing court, and went down on the 1
o'clock train to Erin, where his family
Rev. J. F. Spence went down to
Athens yesterday to attend a District
Conference to be held at Clark's
Chapel, near that place by Rev. J. S.
Petty, Presiding Elder of the M. E.
Major. A. H. Pettibone, of Greene
ville, went up on yesterday evening's
train, returning home. '
Mr. L. P. Speck, a live and enter
prising merchant at Rock ford, Blount
connty, was in on a business trip yes
terday and made us a call.
: Mr. W. P. Washburn aud daughter
left yesterday evening to spend a por
tion of the heated iterm among the
Virginia and other eastern summer
resortB. - t
GAMES OF ALL KINDS,
RAM AGE & CG:B.
Opros.U Cowap, McClang & Co.
Great Reduction in Stoves,
Having received a car load of
OTP ATjT. KINDS. WE W1L.Li JNUW
SELL AT PRICES THA.T DEFY
Remember we will not be
HAVEY, ROLEN & CO.
Hon. J. C. Flanders, who has been
spending a; few weNakl furlough with
his family, here,, returned Tuesday
night to Washington to resume his
duties in the Postoffioa Department.
Ex-Major Jno. R. Flippin, of Mem
phis, came up Tuesday night, stopped
over at the Atklu House, and went
up yesterday evening to'Rogersville
to join his family who' are eummering
Morristown Gazette: Mr Ham. G.
Heiskell, of Knoxville, an old chum
of the junior of the Gazette, and a
promising young member of the
Knoxville bar, visited aud spent an
hour with us last Fridiy on his return
home from Warm Spriugs. Bam has
lost none of his vivaciousneas that
marked him as a bry, and we were
glad to find it so.
Hon. G. P. Foute, of Memphis, wss
in the city yesterday. His family are
spending the summer with their rela
tives in Loudon county,
Morristown Gazette.' Miss Kate
McNutt, of Knoxville, is visiting her
aunt, Mrs. G. A. McNutt, in this
place, for a few days. Bhe is en' route
Atlanta Dispatch : Mr. J. C. Sturgis.
in boyhood days an Atlantian, we are
happy to say, returns to Atlanta to
live, and has associated himself with
Bawson & Hancock, as traveler. Mr.
Sturgis has for many years past been
in business in Knoxville, Tenn. We
heartily welcome him back to the old
V AT THE HOTHA
t.lt of Arrival ' iXto Vtij.
The following Is a list of arrival at
the city hotels for July 30Lh :
Jas. M. Harris, Morristown; H. D
Boyd. Concord; J no. J. Ferguson, A
C. B. R. H. Dudley and wife,
Nashvillf; H. B. Chamberlain, Chat
tanooga: G. P. Foute, J. R. Flippiu
W. D. Cannon, Memphis; Thoa.
Stone, Helens, Ark.; Sumter Lea
. Jno. M. Bowie, Rome, Ga.: J. M
Heck. Raleigh, N. C; Mrs. Wm. G
Brien and two children, Nashville;
Cbas. E. Boyutnn, wife aud our chil
dren, Atlanta, Ga.
BOOKSELLERS, STATIONERS AND PRINTERS.
The attention of the public is called to our large stock of '
-SB J1L K ESH2:
of all sizes and descriptions.
WE HAVE THE ONLY BOOK BINDERY IN EAST TF.K.
LESSEE AND MANUFACTURE TO ORDER ALL KINDS OF
BLANK WORK, SUCH AS
County Court Dockets and Records,
Merchants' and Bankers' Ledgers, Journals, Cash Books,
&c, &c., &c. 1
MAGAZINES, MUSIC AND LAW BOOKS BOUND IN EVERY STYLE.
Zimmerman, Condon Bro.,
Eminent Chemists and Physicians certify that these goods are
free from adulteration, richer, more effective, produce better results
than any others, and that they use them in their own families.
INtOUE PERFUMES are the Gems of all Odors.
TOOTH Ete E. An agreeable, healthful Liquid Dentifrice.
LEMON SUGAR. A substitute for Lemons.
EXTRACT JAMAICA GINGER. From the pure root
STEELE & PRICE'S LUPULfft YEAST GEMS.
JTfta Best Dry Hop l east in the World,
STEELE & PRICE, llanfrs., Chicago, St Louis & Cincinnati
Malaria Disarm- d of Im T rrrs
Ma'&tia that felt atmcsrberic poisor, is d s
armed of iU terror, aid he. 1th insured t3 thou
sands raiding where the noxious exhalation
periodically infects the air. and ensecdirs int.
mittent and remittent fevers, by II os tetter's
Etomach Bitter., the Eost popular as it is the
heit, of preventives, alteratives and tonic;. In
namberltss localities where the demand for
mlph&te of qainine was formerly immense, the
hurtful alkaloid ha been slmoet entirely sup
planted by tbifl safer agreeable and effective
substitute, which is genial in action and unob
jectionable in flavor. It nullifies tte uflaencs
of miasma by giving a more active impulse to
very vital ianciion, quickening and enriching
the b'ood, overcoming a tendency to biliousness
and promoting digestion.
We have removed our
Drugstore to the South
east comer of Gay and
HUNTER & CO.
Bad on Cbattanaog-a.
A Memphis refugee came through
on the Memphis and Charleston Bail
road the other evening, and was stop
ped at Wauhatchie, the quarantine
station for Chattanooga, where he
was met by the quarantine officer of
that enterprising village. After he
had been thoroughly inspected, the
"Bee here, mister, do you live in
"Yes," said the officer.
"Weil, do yon propose to stop me in
that dd town?"
"No, sir ; we propose to see that you
"Well," remarked the refugee, "I'm
glad of that. I would as soon have a
spell of yellow fever a9 to stop in that
burg. I want to go through there at
the rate of twenty miles an hour, with
the car windows down, and I will hold
my nose then. A man may survive
an attack of yellow fever, but an hour
in Chattanooga is certain death."
Crystal Bock. J.
We were shown yesterday a large
quantity of crystal rock from Warm
Springs, N. C. of different sizes and
shapes, and about the handsomest
specimens of work we have ever seen.
They were sent to Messrs. J.S. & N. R.
Hall, of this city, by a minister, with
the request to Bell for htm: They are I
worth seeing. .
Tate Spring Quarantined.
Persons from any place where yellow
fever is epidemic will not be -received
at Tate Spring unless they can prove
that they have been fifteen days out of
the infected district. The rumor cir
culated that Tate Spring is crowded
with Memphians is entirely false, there
being no guest here from the city of
Memphis for more than a month past.
There is still room for several fam
ilies and single persons.
j . ...
: Ills Occupation Gone.
Had the Arkansas "doctor" that
"tapped" the fat man, thinking he had
dropsy, but finding no water pro
nounced it "dry dropsy," lived to-day,
he would, like Othello, find "his oc
cupation gone," for Allan's Anti-Fat.
a purely vegetable remedy, safely but
positively reduces corpulency from
three to six pounds per week. Sold
A game of base ball rill be played
on the grounds north of the city, near
the street railway terminus, at two
o'clock this evening between the
Black Hawks and Meridians, two
cols red clubs of this city.
The Independent Bk:ea and Lone
Stars, also colored, will play a game
on the same grounds lo-inorrow
(Friday) evening, commencing at 2
How to Get Sick.
Expose yourself day and night; eat
too much without exercise; work too
hard without rest ; doctor all the time ;
take all the vile nostrums advertised,
and then you will want to know
HOW TO GET WELL.
Which is answered in three words
Take Hop Bitters I See another col
The London and Kingston Stall Boat.
The steamer Harry Helm is being used
in carrying the mails and passengers
between Loudon, Kingston and Bock
wood bv the Allison Brothers. It is
the only steamer that can make the
trio at the present low stage of the
river. The fare on the boat is good,
and the proprietors make the trip
pleasant to their passer gers.
A Pleasant Incident.
During the elegant hop given by the
generous proprietors of tne Kimball
on Friday evening last, a lovely basket
of flowers was sent to tne Dan room by
the gentlemen of the Knoxville Beds,
to be presented to tne Handsomest iaay
on the floor.
Captain Joe Burke was chosen to
make the presentation, which he did
in a very happy manner. Miss Ijou
Casey, of Augusta, the fair recipient,
though taken completely by surprise
accepted the floral offering with per
Miss Casey is the daughter of Sena
tor Casey, and has a host of admirers
in the "Gate City." Atlanta Consti
But Just to Say.
It is but just to say that the firm of
Steele & Price were the first to place
in the market articles for culinary
purposes that are strictly pure and
wholesome. Their Dr. Price's Cream
Baking Powder has obtained its pop
ularity and extended eale by its pu
rity and wholesomeness.
Send fifty cents for the Whig and
Chronicle until the first of January
Desirable Family Residence for
Sale at Auction.
At the request of the owner, Mrs. Wat
ers, who is about to remove from the State,
I will eell in front of the premises, Tues
day, August 5th, at 4:30 o'clock, her beauti
ful family residence, on McQhee 6treet,
and near the residences of Charlie Jones
and Kev. Mr. Thomas. The house con
tains nine rooms in good repair. The lot
fronts 100 feet and is 153 feet deep. Good
Garden, Cistern, Stable, Fruit Trees, &c,
This is valuable property and must be sold,
Terms at sale. E. A. Akers,
This Thursday morning, at 10 o'clock,
will sell Bedsteads, Bureaus, Tables,
Chairs. Wardrobes. Hat Racks, Wash
Stands. Tin Safes. Mattrasses. &c. Al
new and sale positive.
E. A. Akkrs,
FOR PARTICULARS NUMBER OH SHJ ADD RES S '.
WhiteSewino Machine Co.- Cleveland, ohio.
Williams, Zimmerman &
Corner Gay and Reservoir SJreets,
Keep Constantly on Hand a large Stock or
Which we propose to sell at lowest prices,
WE CAREY A FULL STOCK OF
Grain Bags, Field Seeds, Tobacco and Cigars,
In i fact Everthing to bo Found in a
FIRST-CLASS GROCERY HOUSE.
Agents for Holston Salt and Plaster Company
and Lenoir's and Eockford Cotton Yarns.
Tliis Popular Summer Resort
Open Tor tlie Season.
HoBtvale Springs, Blount county. East
Tennessee, is now open for the season
and the preparations are full and
complete for the accommodation of all
who may wish to attend. Everything in
connection with the Springs ha3 been
thoroughly gone over and put in ex
cellent condition, ilany improvements
have been made, and no pains, labor or
expense will be spared to insure the pleas
ure and comfort of guests. The heated
term is upon us and we would earnestly
invite the attention of those seeking health
or pleasure, to give us a trial, promising
"VYilsox & Anderson, Proprietors.
A Rare C'lianee.
For a profitable investment. Owing to the
ill health of the Superintendent, the Em
press Steam Laundry and French Baths
are offered for sale. The machinery is ct
modern improvement and the establish
ment complete and has a good patronage.
Persons purchasing will be thoroughly in
structed in the business. Torms moderate.
Apply to L. C. Shepakd.
SMRO'S ICE CREAM HALL,
Open Tor the Season.
Thanking the public in general for past
favors, hoping to receive this season a good
share of your patronage, we are prepared
to furnish Ice Cream, Cakes and Choice
Confectioneries. We make a specialty of
furnishing Picnics and Excursions on short
notice and guarantee satisfaction.
Ice Cream Hall.
I have just opened my Ice Cream Hall
for the season. It has been newly fitted up
and i3 now, without doubt one of the largest
and handsomest Halls in the South. 1 he
Cream can not be excelled. Parties and
families supplied with Cream, Cakes, &c,
on short notice. P.Kern.
Sevier County, East Tennessee.
Black Sulphur and Chalybeate "Waters,
Good accommodations. Fine scenery.
Board S12.00 oer month, children half
price. Hacks leave Knoxville hotels on
Thursdays and Saturdays. Fare to springs
$1.50. E. S. Doyle, Proprietor.
A nartv havins a laree residence of 10
to 12 rooms, well located, will sell on easy
terms or will exchange for a smaller resi
dence, equally well located. For particu
lars aPDlv to E. Dean Dow. Central
EAST TENN. CIttAU FACTORY.
F. HOl KESJOS, Proprietor.
CIGARS, TOBACCO, SNUFF, PIPES
and SMOKERS' ARTICLES.
5 CENT CIGARS.
Pare Havana Filler.
FIPi'Y DOLLARS offered to anybody
in this city who can beat this Cigar in price
and quality. ' F. Hocxenjos.
Old friends are always the best. It is
folly to try new remedies, when JlcCabc!
Medical Blackberry Brandy has for twenty
years been the standard cure for Cholera,
Flux, Diarrhoea, arrd all Summer Com
plaints. For sale by Druggists every,
TO EXCHANGE A.
NGINE AND BOILER,
In spendid order witn pump
and all necessary piping,
for Walnut or Poplar
WM. CASWELL & CO.,
Unexcelled in Economy of Fuel.
Unsurpassed in Construction.
Unparalleled in Durability.
DMlspnteil ii lit SKQAB CLAIK of Using tie.
VERY BEST OPERATING,
E7E3 CFFEBED FOB TEE TEICE.
BSOELSIOR M-A.KTXJnFO OO-
612. 614. 6ie & 613 N. MAIN STREET, ST. LOUIS, MO.
SOLD BY Butt, DePue & Co., Knoxville, Tenn.
Michaels & Duncombe.,
Saddles, Bridles, Harness, Collars, &c,
Have a Large, Hew and Splendid Stock of Goods,
which they offer for sale at Brices lower than ever
before known in the North, South, East or West.
Sfore House and Factory No. 3, Sanford Blcck, next to Ltwls & (arlnr
The Pearl Shirt known for the heat
Shirt in town for $1.00 at Nathan
All kind3 of Clothing you can
cheaper of Nathan Stern than
other house in town.
Nathan Stern says he can not and
will not be undersold.
Nathan Stern sella Summer Clotbing
Call on Nathan Stern if you want Bar
gains in Clothing.
Nathan Stern buys and sells Clothing
cheaper than any other house in town.
Good Suits for little money yau can find
Boys and Children Suits, 11 ages and
sizes at Stern's.
Youths and Men's Suits.
All styles, at
Light colored Pants, Alapaca Coats and
Dusters, at Stern's.
Gauze Undershirts and Summer Draw
ers, at Stern's.
Fancy Half Hose, Silk Handkerchiefs,
and Neckties at Nathan Stern's..
NEW ORLEAIS STOEE
Has too many Goods and offers them at prices to awaken'the
sleepy, arouse the tardy, induce the closest huyers to come forth
and tumble over our bargains at prices never heaid of before.
We are prepared to offer you such Goods at 50 cents as others
sell for $100.
ON OUR FIRST CENTER COUNTER
Wm be found 100 pieces fine DKESS GOODS, such as Buntings,
Grenadines, Knickerbockers, worth 15, 20, 25 up to 50 cents,
at the uniform prce of 10 cents per yard.
"White and Fancy Shirts
at Nathan Stern's.
at low prices,
Go to E. C.
Loclte'a for Cheap
Just received a complete line oi
Clothing ana Furnishing Goods,
which will be sold cheaper than
ever, at A. Lobenstein'a Cheap
store, north of Knoxville Bank.
Dr. Warner's HEALTH COR
SETS, 1.25, at A. I. BUSBAR'S.
Imported French CHIP HATS,
and BOXXETS, at one-half the
usual price, at A. 1. PPXBAB'S.
The most Stylish, and Fashion
able Jiillinery Goods in the city,
at A. . DUNBAR'S.
The Season ror Chills.
. The indications are that there will
be a great deal of chills and fever this
fall. We therefore advise oar readers
to lay in a supply of those greatest of
all Ague-Cure, "Snyder's Curative
Pads." Their No. 1 or Uyer Pads
never fall to break up the worst case
of chills and fever in two to five days.
Who can afford to shake several
months, when two dollars will cure ?
All druggists sell them.
. July3l-d2t&wlt. ?
Sealed bids will be received for making
a Stone Arch, over 2nd Creek, on Clinch
street, up to 12 o'clock m., August 4th,
1379. The bida will be handed to J. 11.
King, at his office on Clinch street.
J. M. Kino,
' july29-d5t. Chairman of Committee.
RIBBONS fc FANS.
A Splendid Assortment at Mrs.
Kate Dallas Titus'.
Mrs. Kate Dallas Titus has just received
at her Milinery and Dress-making estab
lishment, Market Square, the handsomest
line of fine Bibbons, in the city, and a large
line of Pans, to be sold cheap. Call and
see them at once.
Every JIan to His Trade.
I have in my employ Mr. C. D. Doniran
a practical machinist. He will clean or re
pair your Sewing Machine. No botch
work, but every job fully warranted. Ko
adjusling the Wheeler & Wilson a special
ty S. P. A'Q?-L,
Union street, between Gay and
apl6d&wtf Market Square.
Out of Work.
There be those who say that there need
be none unemployed that there is work
for all, if they will but do it. What we
say, 13, let every one who has a cough or
cold take Hall's Balsam at once. It is the
only reliable remedy, that never fails to
cure. Geo. W. Albers, Wholesale Agent,
Knoxville, Tenn. ' '
The WniG AND CHRONICLE
will be sent to subscribers from
now until the first of January,
1880, ; for FIFTY CENTS--less
than ten cents a month.
Excelsior and Cod gress Water, the
healthiest drink for summer, at P. Kern's.
Soda Water, Kissengen and Tato Water
drawn from the arctic fount, at P. Kern's,
Milwaukee Eager Beer.
I have received a car load of V. Blatze's
Milwaukee Lager Beer in a Kefrigerator
Car with ice, and offer the same to dealers
at $3.25 per keg. I keep this Beer in my
beer vault on ice and am able to deliver,
not only the best Beer in quality that is
brewed in America, but will have the same
during the summer months in better con
dition than any other Beer that comes to
this market. - C. Kohlhabi.
The most strictly temperate can drink
Peter Kern's Ginger Ale without any vio
lation of their pledge.
For Sale, "-..'
Havely House and Lot on Crozier street
in rear of First Presbyterian Church. Ap
ply to. ; A. S. Paossia.
ON THE SECOND COUNTER
Will be found all of our Lawns woith 12 J, 15 and 18 cents, all
cown to 10 cents.
ON THE THIRD COUNTER
Wil bs found Ladies', Girls' f Misses and Boys' STRAW HATS
in endless variet y,worth from 50 cents to $1.00, at the uniform
price of 25 cents each.
ON THE FOURTH COUNTER
We have a magnificent display of ARTIFICIAL FLOWERS)
none worth less than 20 cents up to $1.00, all at 10 cents a
HOSIERY, TIES, BOWS, DRESS GOODS and GRENA
DINES, in fact all of our SUMMER GOODS at nominal fig
ures. Now is the time to pitch in and secure Goods at half
their Value. Call early or you will regret not to find what
WE HAVE HE GOODS NOW.
D. B. LOVERflAW CO.