as sari», da a TliriV'
laacr Csaalti««» im tfcf
Coantrf Rtdn up ia Defrase
•f thrlr Property.
Pttrfw» who «rm#d rroterda?
from Baton Bonge, state that cor.
siderabîe eicitemeat «iote in that
TÎdnitv ever the recent killing of
Gair, the eintetneot estetidiog to
both the Feliciana parish*»« as well
as to the parish*»» of East and
Weft Baton Kooga
The burning of cotton gins and
coontrr stores eootinoee— three or
four hârfag been destroyed by in
cendiaries daring the past throe or
fonr days. Ttie gin boose owned
by Mr*. Aline Smith, in West Fe
liciana, fire mil«» from Jackson,
was destroyed on Wednesday
night Several gin booses have
also been burned in East Feli
ciana, and one negro who had
stolen cotton in his possession,
was killed and his »tore horned.
Another case is mentioned
where a store owned by s negro
was fired by nnknown parties, and
the citirens, white and black, as
sisted the proprietor in removing
all of his goods to a place of safety.
Ob the same road, five miles from
Bayou Sara, a store owned by a
white man, a democrat, named
Lopes, was fired and burned to
the ground for the reason that he
purchased stolen cotton from the
Another Steve in East Baton
and located below Port Hudson,
was destroyed, as was also an
other, at the old Breastworks,
while two in the samo vicinity,
owned respectively by a negro and
white man, were left standing lor
the reason that neither of them
dealt in seed or stolen cotton.
Otbw reports of similar occur
rences are received from pointe
along the river, which lead to the
belief that the citizens, feeling that
the officer« of the law will not
make an effort to put a step to the
wholesale stealing of cotton, have
resolved to take the matter into
their own hands and will make ao
effort to pot a stop to the pilfering.
Planters in the section named
complain that they can not secure
labor sufficient to pick their cot
ton, but that the. negroes idle
•way the day without working and
♦ben night comes go to the fields,
pack as mnch as they can carry
away in sacks and take it to tbeir
vhdérgrotrod depots or Stores
where they tradb it for whisky or
gewgaw«, and continue their raids
on tbs fields as often as tbev wish,
but refuse to work for the planters
—several of whom are now in the
city endeavoring to secure labor.
One of the gentlemen who fur*
niftbes the information states that
unless labor can be secured in
lime, the loss to the planter« in the
parish«» named will not be less
than three hundred thousand dol
A V«h* mum OM Um Whigs.
tram th* Hs« Oris««« XaUsiia.
A4 |}ie meeting of aatf-vadicalg
of St. Martin pariah October 3, at
Breaux Bridge, to nominal* can
didate« to the State Convention of
«ïovmnber if2, after other bnaine»s
previously noted in the Bulletin,
Gen. DeClouet presented resolu
tion» in bubal! of old line whig«,
as follow«, which were uuani
JiesUvtd, That the ludicrous and
piteous appeal of the IUdktal Cen
tral Committee lo «rouse what it
landes 10 be line prejudices and
animosities of the old line whig*
against the democratic party
meets with but the thorough dis
gust and score of the old whig« of
tilts fis mdt, ac tli at t^tey^ si? urn
the proffer of shy concert of ac
tion with the tools and ahettois of
of oppressive and
ion ; of metropolitan
>na, backed by ground
perjured affidavit«, by
* and arbitrary arrests,
ailing tyranny of
intervention , as a
It to common de
Tbat the old line
_jratio parties no longer ex
and ever true to the traditions and
IHH'HV ana sea-governujeu «, ™ »«• p
mirabiy expounded and inculcated
bv their illastrions leaders Olay I
r ■ _ . « - * 1__til
and Webster, c»n not but denounce
and repudiate »nr connection
whatever with a party who^rsnks
are filled up mostly by ignorant
and venal legislators, bv partisan
• » « _ f. !aL 1_ ... ~iXX kw ^
SDCi TüOîti IrjpBlatUl«, By patuoau
iudeee bv faithless officials, by
* _____* j
rapacious and defaulting tax col
lector*, by spoilers, by arrant
knaves, nnd by negro dupes—as a
monstrous amalgamation of old
«big integrity, patriotism and
honor with radical negro worship,
corruption and infamy. _
Singer Sewing Ma
A S agent for the Singer Manufactu
ring Company, I have established
a depot for the sale of the above jmtly
celebrated sewing machines on Byan
street. Lake Charles, La.
Call and examine machines and
work. ADRIEN COMBE, Agent
Lake Charles, Oet. 81—Ini.
In every town in
the South for
Macht n *.
The easiest learned, lightest running,
most durable and popular Machine
. Special Inducements offered.
WEED 8F WING MACHINE CO.,
No. 207 Canal St, New Orleans.
ap8 6m _______
L\KE CHARLES LODGE, NO 165,
F Fv A*.* Mv 1 I 0 LO 8 IT 8 REGULAR
r coajtnnoii **ion* at the Ma- on o Hall,
_ SATURDAY before the foil moon • f each
m nth at * o'clock r. u. from the lit of Octo.
ber te tbs l*t of April, end at 4 v. from the
!*» of April to the let of Oe ob r. All tran.
rie-t brother* in gool standing are invited to
LOUIS LKVBQUB, W. M.
J„ W. Bar as, Secretary.
La*b Cnamum, April 18, 18V-4.
BILLIARDS ! BILLIARDS !
ON PUBLIC SQUARE AND LAKE,
Lake Charles, Louisiana.
I would respectfully inform those of
mv friends, both here and at a distance,
who have aty expectation of getting
thirsty, that I have just received a most
complete assortment of Pure Liquors
ever imported to Lake Charles, which
I am desirous of selling at wholesale
and retail at prices to^justify both seller
and bayer . My wines and brandies are
unsurpassed, and my whiskies " the
Simon pure." Before leaving town be
J ure and call around and take a parting
are well. Lager beer, Scotch ale ana
porter constantly on hand. ap4n4y
BIRD CAGE SALOON,
GREEN HALL......... .Pbofkietob
LAKE CHARLES. LOUISIANA.
H aving opened the above
named SALOON, and stocked it
wttta ib*vo»y bowel Liquor*, Win s, Girduli,
AI«, Boor, Cigars «I« , I a«« «vlicU » *h*rc of
psbJU patronage. I bare alto a 60 #
BILLIARD AND POOL TABLE.
I «rill (para no ivetut to aaako all «ho viail
I ho Mlooa »pend fheir leisure mow at* pleas
•ofijr aad eommrtebly. Never paaa by without
going 1 « and tubing a a»*«.*. MO
Lake Charles, Louisiana,
TB PERMANENTLY located hew and
I will attend prompt y to all work en
trusted to him. Satisfaction given in
every instance. A liberal share of pub
lic patronlge is respectfully solicit l.
m, FOR CALCASIEU FAS« !
■ THE HANDSOME, SWIFT
running , (
will m rag« lari y **»4-w<*afcl« fnm Lak*
Chart«* *» tewatwr* (Cal«wtoa Pna*l «rarrvtog
tbs Halted Stats« Mai*. AU down and «|>
trip* by dayilghL AeruMmodatton* far sight
paasrngsrs. Kiestlsnt iadsesmsnt* to hunting
aad fisbing partis».
Fere f«r r«»»«d trig (down aadsp), $ 6 ; down
or op only, $5,
Los*»* Lak« Charta* Monday* and Thur«
day* a* 9 ». nut arrl»#* at Lsoahurg raws day*.
Lsarst Lssthwrg W*dn**4ays nod Saturday
at A a « f «rrivs* at Lak* Charts* asm* day*
Sehsdeis runafag liais hst*««e both t !•<*•*
twsivo hour* I actual running Hot«, ««rh I as.
' ™ 08 ' R ' Matter.
p oI j c * j nr j of the Parish of UiUenmen
Donisnuiit, of date September 7, Ï875
I submit for publication the followinf
A# «* nan A i fnWiii of cair
^ debt, Ui wit :
Snmmoni d an g petit
• rics io D^ triCt Courts for
April and Sept terms, 1875, $778 80
^ » *— —- vi t Aliri Ail
April lilltl JSOpt.. wl'Oi», Jöiwi 9**0
Pny of jnrors in said Courts, 1000 00
in («nmiiml nrosecntioiiS
Estimate of Expenditures for
- - ' 1875 . • ;
By virtue of an Ordinance of the
Policé .Tory of the Parish of Caîenaç»!
Lotiirians. of date September 7. 187i
Psrsh for the year 1875,
Costs in criminal prosecutions
iu District, Parish aud Jus
tices Courts, and feeding
prisoners in jail,
Sheriff's per diem in District
and Pansh Courts,
Salary of District Attorney pro.
tem. and fees in suits,
District Attorney conviction
fees,. Apri> and Sept, terms,
Pay of Sheriff, Clerk and Re
corder, drawing juries for
April and 1 September terms,
Pay of Cierk in criminal pros
Conveying convicts to peniten
Guarding jail, and medical at
tendance on prisoners,
Salary of Parish Treasurer,
Salary of Clerk Police Jnry,
Pub'ishing two jury lists and
notice of Oonrt,
Publishing proceedings of Po
lite Jury and estimate,
Pay of Parish Assessor and two
Printing blanks for Clerk's
office, Police Jnry, etc.,
Support of paupers,
Registration and Election, No
Witnesses' costs in criminal
Feeding lunatic Antoine,
Secretory, table, and stationery
for Clerk's office,
Summoning witnesses before
Pay of Police Jnry,
Articles frtrnisbed the jail,
Inquests and contingencies,
Probable amount of old debt,
exclusive of a small balance
due on the Courthouse, 4450 00
From which deduct probable
amount of taxes collected
for 1874. and back
taxes, less 10 pr cent,
for collection, $7300
Licenses for 1875, 400—7700 00
Total exclusive of balance
J. V. MOSS. Clerk Police Jury.
Lake Charles, Oct. 7, 1875.
——■— mmm - i » m» wmmmmmmmmt
JOB PRINTING OFFICE.
OF EVJ5RY DESCJUFTION
Neat mesa and Dispatch.
Persona dosirous of having Job Work
Aoue mmtly, ««rjwïditioBriÿ «ml ehe«»,
arc invited to mil at tho ofttoo Of th« 1
Luk« Gufftci Wkukly Kcro.
J. W. BRYAN,
TJ A8 FOB SAME A r HI? OLD 4 TAND„
(established iß 1869.) on the corner dt
RYAN 8TRBET AND PUBLIC jßQUARK,
BOOTS, SHOES AND HATS.
ecnooL books, bibles,
He will sell exclurivoly for c»th or its equiv
•lent, and I* thereby ablo to Bell obeap.
FOR S tLB-FoR SALB!
TOWN LOTS FOR SALE.
On TOWN LOTS SITUATED IN THE
OU town of Lake « horles, from 6fty yard*
to ona h If mile from the CouHhosse. Lote
of varions ?i*e« ao<l prices. Superior induo e
ments to purnhaser*, ' .
All persons being desirous of purchasing cr
renting, apply to
8 K. K KIRBY,
or OEO. H. WELLS, Agent.
August 31, 8872.
One mile above Lake Charles on the
The undersigned wishes t,o inform
the traveling public and Stock Drovers
that he has put his Ferry and beef pens
in good repair, and is ready to accom
modate all who may wish to cross with
him, with everything that is generally
required by stock men and travelers.
He has a large safe Flat, suitable for
crossing any kind of stock; also two
chain booms forswimming. Pasturage
on each side of the river, free of charge.
Keeps constantly on hand a full sup
ply of Groceries, Provisions and For
age. at the very lowest prices!
mv9-tf H. D. NIX.
The Southern Farmer's Friend.
T hat excellent weekly
Agricultural paper, OUR HOME
JOURNAL, commenced iU Nmtn Volume in
January of this year. This is without doubt,
tbe most valnab e Weekly Agricultural Journal
in the South, and ever live fa. mer and planter
ought to be a constant reader of it. as an.f one
number is worth tbe nubsorintion prioe. Which
bas b en redueed t $2 «5 per year, including
postage. Aside from ibis, tho publisher give»
a magnificent Chromo, whioh alone is worth
all that i* ohnrgeo for tho paper. As an Agri
cultural and Family paper, Uur IIomb Jour
nal cann t foil to be popular, for its large corps
o editors and c«nti Ibutora from nearly every
section of tbo Scuth aid in making it of great
value to the farmer and planter in all their
those woo are not already subscribers can
become so by addressing i>UR Hows Jocrnal,
New Orleans, and ill losing $2 «5 for a year's
subscription and wo would advise every iutel«
ligent planter and farmer iu the Routh to
subscribe for aad read it weekly. Aside from
it< valuable Agricultural mutter, It con-a ins a
com l^te marker report, the important, nows of
the country, as well as va uable reading for jthe
family. It is printed on fine b"ok paper, and ! .a
decidedly the neatest weekly paper in the Smith,
l b* rapid increase of its subroription list has
enabled the Publisher to redace ihe pri'-e to
$2 65 for single subser .prions, and to $2 15 in
Club* of twenty or more.
We will furnish the Echo and Hoh* Joub
Hit to all cash suberibers at 13 75 net, with
unmounted Chromo, all postpaid.
" THÉ SUN. ~
DAILY AND WEEKLY FOR 1875.
The approo"h of tbo Prosidcnrial Eelection
trivss unusual importance to tbe events and
development! of io7S. We shall endeavor to
desoribe them fully, faithfully and foarlegsly.
THE WEEKLY 8 "N bus now attained *
circulation of ever seventv thousand copies.
It* readers are found in every Stute and
Territory, and ill quality ia well known to tbo
nnhlie. We ball not only endeavor to keep it
fully up to the old standard, but to Improve
and add to Its variety and power
THE WEEKLY 8 UN will continue to be a
thorough newspaper AH the new* of tbs diy
will be found iu it, condensed when unimpert
nut, at full length when of moment, and always,
we trust, treated in a clear, interesting and
instructive mans r
It I» cur atm to make tbe WEEKLY SUN
the be*t family newspaper in the world. It will
be full of entertaining and appropriate reading
of every sort, but will print nothing to nSead
the moat aerupl- us sod delicate taste. It will
s ways contain tbe most interesting rtoric, and
romances of tbe day, carefully «elected and
The Agriroltoril Department la s prominent
feature in the WEEKLY SUN, and its artie's*
will always be found fresh sad useful for tba
The number of men Independent In politic»
I* Increasing, and the WEEKLY SUN 1« their
pnper e« eclatly. It heto- gs to no party, and
«bey* no dictation, contending for principle
and the election of tbs be«t men. It sspotes
the errrnptlon that diagrncss the country and
threaten« tbe overthrew of republican institu
tion«. It ha* no fear of knave», and recks no
favors from tbslr supporter*
Tbe markets of every kind and tho fashions
•re ragnlarly reported.
Tbs pries of tbs WFBKVT fiUN it on*
dollar a year for a »heat of «Ight page*, and
•XBsnmti of paper and printing, wa nre not
able to make any di-eount or allow any
premium to frlond« who mdy make apee'ml
efforts to extend Us otretflution Under the
new law, which
require» payment of pontage
a dollar J-ear, with twenty cents
in «dviioee, one
this rate Any one who «sud« ona dollar end
twont cents will get tho paper, postpaid, tor
one year ,JJ/ | r
Wi hare no traveling agent*.
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«ix column«. Only |t 2» » year, postage pre.
paid. No discount from this täte
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nawapeper of tweotw elgbt Oolnwn*. Dpliy
eireulr.Uo oy*rJ2(>,6iiO. All tbe news tor two
»»or or twenty «gbt oolnwns. Dally
tb, or fid 5# a year. To olttbs of ten or
I dW'tUOl of ttt per 0 «mt
over, * discotMt of ZU p«
Add/«*«, "THE «UN
1 er cent
WW York Oily.
>7 WB olÉMfe/fatlL'lSlfiÈN mn f
T aw BEAUTfFC L AND, HIOHLY »* 1 .
unbiu FAMILY B f BLÈ. now offered to
tiie publie Jjy Mrs, DELIA K. BRYAN, *
duly iiuthomed* ««ent for N. D. Tbompeon A
Co.', St. Loui.<, Mifsoup. _
This B ble is superior to (t 9
line ever bofor«-introduced *atf this ee»lt|i^|fer
sale. It eontain« the Old and New Testament*,
Apocrypha Psalms in metttf, Bible Djci Ônsty,
Concordance, Bible .ladeJCy.TaMhlrf Coatepu.
Photograph Album, family Record, Marriage
Certificate, Mup of Pnlosti::«, Panorntnfe View»
or Jerusalem and 4 B-SarrowuAing«, qverFe«|>
Hundred nnd Fifty Engravings, (ineiudiaa
twenty full page Illustration», i two Iltumlb*.
tions, numerous important tables, many interest
ing articles in support of the Holy Btbje, » n f.
many other features to wake it simple, et tree
tive and entertaining. Theke Bibles are el«
gan'ly and dürsbly bound, and pu* lished W
th« Qeripan and English Language*.
Priées graded to Suit aril classes. T«.
those who have not the ready cash trad* i*.
Lake C1iabi,bs, Oöt. 17,1874.
TIIE NEW ORLEANS TIMES..
LARGEST DAILY CIRCULATION IN TIIE;
STOUTEMYER & JUDSON,
ISAAC N. STOUTEMYER------------EDITOR..
WM. H. H. JUDS0N..BUSINKÖS MANAGER.
Office—No. 7G Carol» Street.
Yearly subscription, daily (seven days)
$14. Yearly subscription, Weekly,
$3. Payable in Advance.
uns. ADA SRKuo
GREGG'S PURCHASING BUREAU,
NO. 4 BURGUNDY STREET,
Corner of Canal, New Orleans, Louisiana.
* FTER MATURE DELIBERATION AS
JV. to the wants and necessities peculiar to
this section of the country,
GREOGri PURCHASING BUREAU
has been established in New OrleAtis. A long
acquaint mce with tbo various kinds of Sewing
Machiner, has ioduccd us to make a specialty
in 'hl« line.
First. Class Machine» of all Sind» at lowest
rates......The New Under-tead Buckeye Hind
Machine, only $2b......Scooud-hnnd Machine»,
in good order, at half prv c......Tho latest and
heat Attachment» tor all machines......Tucker»,.
Rufflor». Corder», Binder«. Plate liuiuiner», etc,.
te ......The best Needles for all machiner......
The beat > repared Sewing Machine Oil.,,.. Tbo
best Sewing Mi chine Cotton.!....Wo refmir a'l
Machines at Ion rote-......We take old machine»
in part pay for new ones.
Sewing Machines. Tianos and Organ* *e!d
on monthly payments in tho coiintrj', to psitiea
Mrs. ADA GREGG respect'ully «fiers lire
servioes in pnrchiising nnd fcwtirdtiig any
article of apparel, pe-snnal adorn ment' «r
<L>n estic goads, ipf kit]ic»'(iiifl children'» u«u,
MILLINERY, DRY GOO 1 )«. JEWELRY, •
EANCY AND TOILET ARTICLES^
PATTERNS, UNDERWEAR, TRIMMINGS,
BRIDAL TROUf-'SEAUX, ETC.
Any articles of Lad e»' aud ChildtBn'n wear
manufactured iu tbe latest ,'tylcs, on dar her
ovru lupervl ion.
N. B. All inquiries relative to articles
mentioned or unm ntioned, will ha onswerwl
ire# of churgb. Our fncili*ipp for purchasing
fro# manvftcttfrlfr»' »ml* fleet hand«
enable u». to get our eowmirsiwus without
cb»rge to partio* we buy for/ Wo gnarentre
/»tisractlon tu quality and price. One half
the pnrehaae price uhoxthl aet.ompuny the
«Hier • Send money by droit, urdcr,
expresV, or regUtreed letter
Cotton connigned to us' will be stobsd and
disposed of to the bent advii-fago to thnpjner,
and all instruclions relativ«^ thereto strictly
References ; 1 A Tyley, Saropao* Bros, "a
oil tin, Samuel Junes. Jr, Citehiqr New Oritma«
Wvlnga Institution of New Orîeaaaj Col J o
nawor, Jackson, Mts«; and Editor of this
4 BF* Send for catalcgue and circular
Addrens, G egg's Puruhn* ng Bureau, No.*
Burgundy street, core« of Canal, N#w Orlean»,
Louisiana. , «10
monte, and ONE :
Annie In 080
WOMAN'S FRIEND. ' i
A 8 AGENT, FOR ThF INVENTOR, J- C.
I AM PREPARED TO FILL ALL ORDERS
for tho celebrated
STEAM WASB 8 R,
known m the Woman's Friend Thofiiand* »f
them ar* sold weekly all over tpo Upton. The
wHshing is done entirely by steam 1 h» '« b
biag norkT'iuk turning. It is tbs gre«t«4t I w»«r
and money saving invention of ihe two.
by permission, to the following Julies: Mr*.
Cooper and Mrs. Gill, at Bagdad ; Mrs. AP'D«*
and Mr*. t*axen, at Big Woods; anr Mrs.
Fairchild, a' Nibblett*» Bluff.
Prise only 310» Every one warranted.
Address, or call on
I am also AGENT for the celebrated
Prion of Wringer, $)0 ; of WRINGS •»*
WOMAN'S FRIEND togotbor.il « L „
Examine speelmons of noth stJ W-Bky»» *
Slors Evyry on* warranted.^ _
N. P. SMART
BAeoAn, Calcasieu Parish, Lft.
db - BRABHEAR FLicfiJI
J[ Coloasku River, Ju«t below tyarioö, ( 0 M
*»■,> with all tho Bnildihg* ud lëfeg
ON» HUUDERD A*ti»Ö x,ir
Hundred nnd Wty dollar«»
Apply to G BO. H WELLS. Agmh B*k«
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