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is, un." IH ca - ih Greenville Post- t which I have been Hed of w Grant """ C January let, o which i - on widen the rent lwnpsid,willbeaclared 'jl This - ioew I bavelo live up to It or my j eSiteuce will be stamped V the big bugs at WashiBston. t the bundt of lore, " ' - - r VT . Which Is 1'ostnwtcr. iXIIir'SEiLL . TOR OXE NIGHT ONLY. Wednesday, Dec. 82. Cmtcst fesatisi of tte Caj! .Ik tnt apnamaea af lb wrW nwn K"-tLa Jfcdiaat, kra. BLNFOKD tad frof. KmAtMM drum L.ada) UwirUuilUag aad a ihrfal attaiMv-au kua. 0la .taattia Mm only uhI original M ADAMg UJUCCHS Ib htnttwd m3 aw HuallMt ma wwrtaijrnl tnm Itl r-l, Kitt.nl ad Utwfeal LIYINU rM. IT, ftuai a mail p cat Mb. Editou Cm you inform the public why our Town Council ha not met, at It ordinances and the public aercssitiet aWulateir required, during the put two mouths? Commcxitv. a r ticket wm elected on Wed U4, Without opposition. jewing cototiaslst onr mu j oflcial, duc".f tli cor! tart: V-L. WllcxlasM. Imen-W. A. Kverman, jway, Jo. W. Uclds, aid V Walker. , Vol Trustece-lt Ward T. ry and 0. Willow. 3d Arch ir andM. Weiss. lntremel)-wfre rm jarulug of the jreeUcuec of r. Stow, on Deer crecs, lithe LATEST im weuta In Dentistry lolly kept ;jh. Teeth extracted without I by the use of liquid nitrous pi. Ai tilicial teeth inserted juno to a full set. All work ated aud guaranteed to give 'xtion. . . k I , j. I.. YOUNG, . . ao. ' Dentin. Wo ennnot. Wo reoonla that tin Council haa been derelict, and Ita members blameable in not hold- ins ita December mieettmr. whieh ia perhaps the most important one or the - year and that the public intermit bare sneered I hereby. Tie Kectit E!lrea4 oitUi. ' There m rax incident of t W seen ia which ex-Pmideat Davis: figured at the St. LouU Railroad t CoBTeation, which, we believe,' was not reported. ben. Johnson, Beauregard ana Sherman had shaken hand: ami the motion- for Mr. Dari to eintfr forward had been presented and caused the uproar. Mr. Davis had arUen after, the motion was car ried, thanked the audience, and hurled Ms "scorn and contempt at the miserable spirits who had made his presence as a duly ac credited delegate the occasion of their manifesting hatred of him,' and taken his seat, when a mem ber from Texas Bros, and perti nently but profanely remarked: "By the gods Of war,' if we of the South ran stomach your Sherman, you might stand Jeff. Davi." . GRAND STOCK -OF- What Lb wr Bboh. Sat. "We carry the largest stock of groceries in GreeurKle: and would draw pub!ie attention to the largest stock of stick and faucy candies; ever veered here." . . . it ti i.. (inr Bccnuus vi lucmtle Bail wUl appear week. It was oniplte u.1 flunnrlal sueeef" W. actioiT In dlM4iBriiiug Wm. Jiixt as lie lied made If euvlaWy fkmoiw, In burst .81. Louis whiskey rttia, I jgablc comment from all the ;jr Journals. rsu want the most beautiful, Violc and least exH!sive JtTMAS OIKT8 for wives, ana ineasis, no PoSTtlKKK K KlMK-TpKK. imsiiccessriil cfibrt was made prisoners, a few .blgM to burn the jail (ifoiitvlllo Draiualic Asso- a kill, soiuel Ime during next vv. remlo . the -wniiiiunlty I the ierfr:iuVo of ."Marble ),udl-d Astray. - i, 8oiTitwoBTit' works, a's works, .Scotfs uorete, ' 's novels Haw i home's no what more npproprlnic gift 'on inuke ? All foftsule at the ( lmTOirICKPoK-STOBK. latiinlay, tie 2$th, tins will 1 rarn on the CnuiolU Park , Wnshlngtoii county, MJss., m Wade; Hampton ami urn ;.eolt, for IOOn. side. i 'are requested to state, for ,T. D. French, Hint .he .will on the Pargoud to-morrow, ;ra to Vlcksburg. lie will Si to Greenville during the Senator Johuson, of VirgiuU, has been reelect ed to the V. 8. Senate. . H: : " Eiddle. Democrat, has been been elected to ; Congress from the 4th Tennessee District. Jury preseutcd thirteen new I v dietmuuts, including oue a ( Ueneral liaheock, fur whom the oCcers have gone to Chicago. .New louK, Dec. 10. A special to the Times, from St. Louis, says Hi a lnil!iliMiit atfainiit lnitral lt!.-Mik uitri Amail Viif a vutn of e-Ttie'u to ori, in lavor oi a inai. I -Ii-imi' aluixl in ine iniiiei. uort. is conr 1w to defraud the Trexsury of IU United States. T'aMia f"nr- . fcolonNll , a lur"' iJiu, uf fnut. linbirlass. wfcto--has been emMwyed ia the rosiorace oeparnneHi hi inisciiy for sonir mouths, has been arrested for robbing the mall. Fourteen letters were found on his person. "A vcar taoMr. Snragne would stoeply k had, like Cardota, to come SoutJi, and get an oface. The prellmlnarr trial of F. II. Ritaec::). on an application ftr bail. before bis Aonor, Jisyor Holt, Is drairiit Itsslow length nlong." Ti.oV,ta malral lis ease on last Tuesday evening, since which time i' hu kam itnns. Tha lea- UHI I . v wwm - tinionv for the defence ts now in Ib.. t.LnM artth litlld ItroSUCet of elosittir tin tierore tbn niktdle of next ,wiTk. (iawK iicraiu. a BaKmBBBBBf T7AI7TCD! BY a young man 2 years from Germany, a situation on a plantation, as gardener and stock minder. , Asaress: DoBnra BAcroABDXEB, Cat Island Car of Ely Habvv & BicMAswaox. Commission Mer- ehaBla. Memohis. Teuu. (decl,74. Notice. rpHE Stoek-llolders of theGreen- X villi, Uullitinv and Kaviaur As. sntriation are hcrebv notifieuthat eoss We are now nrenared to show to the public the n;:iST a::d D0T Assorted Stock Of Give notice to the public that they havo commenced, business at OreenviHe, MissisMippi it AVhero they offer lowest market rates DryGccds, CLOTimiGs Eccts, Chccs, HAT3, CAF3- -osBisTiso or- Cii lad Jam OoCne, Xatparial t. XL tad Elaek Tern, Loaf, XTeiiaed,'Oranulated, CoCee A. and Brown engirs, Oolden Byrapa, , Sugar nonwColMats, Carolina Eloa, nomineya, Orita, Carley.Oattmsil, Cora Keal, Cracker Meal, Buckwheat riour. Buckwheat Self-Baiaing riour. the Annual Meeting thereor wtlt last Itnli I mt A Invani btr'a Hall, nn WEDNESDAY, January 12,1876. , W. A. EVEUMAX, Secretary. Di 18, 1875. Statr o Mibmbbipw, , Wuklnwlnn CiilllitV. I will, ob Monday, the d day of Januarv, 1876, at the rourt iiouse door in Grceuvllle. Washington count v, Mississippi, within the hours'preseribed by law, offer for sale, ai puoiic oumj, iw est bidder for cash, the following described astray, to-wU , One mouse colored horse mule, black strlnesnerosa its legs, IS 1-3 hands higb, 13 or li fears old. Slraved on the rrowbwi of John comidoB. une mouse roiorou n about II hands k3h. 14 years old. brand on ri-t h p. Wjye' on Boy co place, Uarch 8, 1874. One dsra-orown msn branded, i. J. on left shoulder. jjnd II on left nip, abont M hands high and 10 years oio. Minfw." Uefuge laadlng, Feb. 1, w.Ztl.. Iiavlav anv of above IIC- serlbeil estrays In possession are herefty noiineo i "" . i .. ..n Av Iharaof. Owners may, by paying chaips,l orove ad take possession of es- trays any time berore aciuai saic. Dec. 18, 1876. Kangcr THAT EVEtt WAS IS THIS MARKET. CONSISTING OF Toilet and Smoked Seta ' Vases, Jcwcli-y, Stauds aud all kinds of China Ornaments Wiilklnir Paupa Kicklc Banks, with a cashier to re ceive the MeKlea Toy Wagoue Carls, Wheel Barrows - Express Wagons ' I 'htna Muirs China Cups and Saucers Vujis, r ire i racxers -' . Koman Caudles, Sky Itockcts Drum Blocks Nlnn Pins ' titl a we'l assorted stock of - Qu&aswaie, Glassware and a good stoek of Gum and Leather Bolting , Gum and Iler Parkins' " Fores Pumps ami Fixtures Grind stones and r uiuros, Carpeting -' Mattlug Oil Cloth lings Floor Oil Cloth. 4 FLCUj ALL DRADO. SUCH AS Oats,Corthi , 4 Bagging and Ties, Apples, Eggs, Creamery Butter, Cheese, W. R.and Fineapple, JJacon, Dry Stilt MeatSy JlfackereU, LEWIGLD & GVGDDAM Cheapest Cash Store Under the Sun, 1 Wo Buy end Soli Ezducively fc: Cash and invite the attention of White Fish, Cod Fish Dried Beef, Corn Beefi i Dried Apples, Dried Peaches Oranges, Lemons, Figs, Currants, Ft unes, Basins,' Jellies, Preserves Can truus, Can Vegetables, Can Meats, Can Fish, ; r.icccpr.i,' Ycrrnl:l::i, Ftrina, Ccrn tvtirch, Crcckd Wh::t, Gc!dM,Cccca, ChccDcsSccstsd Ccccinut, Gcccinut t:ir,C3 u!s:t, A??!3 Cuttsr. Stsrch, Scsps, C!a ir.Ccr.csntrs:tsd Lye. $z Creeps, Ksrdwsre. Planter) will do well to eall and price our nmppltew before orderinert tWe propose keeping a full supply of . j nJ- ..J til liii'a tmr-r. fs r.... I . t ij il . Am.-m rn' rlnli trni-intv irfinna in I nM.-!lln iinnn IhA ahnvtABt notice. Q Fir.ly. : Mulberry Street, decl8,'7ft GKEENVIU.E, MISS. spring. i saw at Morris' Jewelry store of the most beautiful Coral Y m ts. Any gentleman wislies to make wife, daughter ' tctheart, a Christmas present id this Cora! Jewelry bcautl issto and appropriate, iniiiei; H,'7ft. trnm smJ! Ms. MMSV. XSMtaandClMMOff I reirmt to learn of the death I. Vnltoh. of LoSore county, r-in-law of our fellow-towns- J. D. Shields, Esq. )r, Ivktkwv HotiVKt. The )t Mr. E. Kcnncdv to Iroland j niuntlisiinoe possBsnd;Biore I poking sis?'.3eance. Me ? tmder scaled orders from y-t Kennedy, to sample all (MUtlSli WKISSY In the ld Isle, and brirj homo a lieon of the best, for tlie e of the lonely, the hilarity of nvnn. ii... I...-V'ltiH;,- a I. It is iiMH'.iea toi:Vt On last last Tuesday morning, the notorious colored lawyer, J. D. Werlcs, drowned himself from the Greenville wharf-boat. He walked on the boat, and asked a couple of dray-drivers "If they ever saw anyone commit suicuie r Thev renlied "No." whon he said, "Well, watch me," and leaped Into therfvor. . The causes that led to this sin gular occurrence arc variously stated. He was "In domestic and financial dlfflcultles. and his future Ulto was clouded by the result of tiie recent election, s J. D.WcrH 'ir!3 U -v n,e hnrad in thti commnr s ane- rro of varied ; and . t xable inlunt. as wcllastlieins- noi a great portion of the er,t-bag rascality and fraud pcrpoiraieu upon Uio coMntry.' Mo was cm ntnvad abound the different eonnty ofilces in a clerical capacity, in Lwjach his chief talent lay. ino quickness, precision anu .scope his memory was marvciiou. had famlllarlaed himself with the iiuntW, history, dates, and every order concerning every case upon the dockets of the .drew ana Chancery Courts ; and had lie been trustworthy, would have oecu in valuable and famous as Clerk of the Courts. But his Clef forte wus In manipulating a tcsro Board of Supervisors, and we do not exag geralo when we", say that during the Hull regime h engineered through more fraudulent claims against A'aWugton county than would have bought mm any " . In slave days, lie naa an abiding fidth in the power of ras- tit.. t iinrintr . tne recent .leetlon stuck closely to the carpet- UHibin whom his death Is boi fortuitous and ominous "Ust f4mtToraa, tyOUll BILLS arc due Monthly . Dec. 11, 1876-lf. .... "Commissioner's Ssla. As Act to change and flat the time of holding ciKirt in cortaln coun ties In the Eleventh Judicial l?'."'.' It. U .nanlMl liV the Legislature ef the .Htate of M ssls 1 ..I-... l.Ml.ka.ra.v tllsintloiiea. Illalirivft TljeaMs'" . a m shall commence and be holden ft.r ha time hereinafter mentioned, "''r,Mxrrted Ii, ,uld the bualnesa of the jeourt lonsr 'require : rroviueu, write made returnable to the terms I wr!w i! ' .hair lia cons Id- red hi law a jetrnaWe to the Cl.": i ii ! Match and (ieptember, and continue two wXks. In the county of Wash iPtton, commenelng on the Hrst ddfV lu April and October, and m InJemurwecks. In the cum- t..n.i.v..r Mnv and No vember, aud wo'itlnue two weeks. In the county of Sunflower, .m menclnr"" the third MmhIbt of ! Sii and November, and wntlnuc mie week. In lhewuiit,yorinore In May ami wvih , lwo u r..nl.e enacted. MM J. JBV ISJ Va S That this act take ert and be In force from and after l VffVp Apbovbu, February. 12, 18i5. n. Wk. Ill CLOSE CASIIHUYEtrEl. With our facilities we defy competition '... - -Highest market price paid in Cash for Cotton. . . ' ....'--.'...' .4 iGive ui a call and save 25 per cent in your rrd": STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, ) ; Washington uotiuiy. ) In Chancery Court, October Term, 1040. JOMNHOX I'KBCY f'KKOl'BON ) . vs.-67o L. M. Akdkhsok. , J By virtue of the Until decree In tiro alwve entitled cause, runderwl at the term afoa-said of the Court aforesaid, to-wltt on thcBtu dwy of -Xoveinlier, 1873, the undersign ed, having been apitoiuieu a siieciai rotnniissioiicr 10 cxocuie saiu w eree, will, on Moxdav, tlie 24th day of January, 1870, . uuJ ui.1l ut I tin front iliMir of the Court House of suid comity, between me noiirs iirerriuru uy law for sheriffs' safes, at . J1"11 TB complete the last box. of my exteniiire purchnse auction, to the highest bldJer for " CO mp'e l w J -t- f cash, the following csrnue i""inavillg W-UJ niiiwu u vtoiiv. - ,r OF THIS f?rWith pleasure"3fo I announce that my Fall and Winter stock of BUY C00B3, 170TZO::3, LAD1E3' KNE HOES nnd IIoHtery of land, situated in the town or .. . j tho ffenerBi ghoppintr line, selected by myself the best in the uiarket and bound to eltfhtecn (18) and nineteen (1) of nleaao ' Ily Gcocb cro v7 crrantca Cotton .TradeI. WA?iTKD. . AO DALD15 COTTOn. Are in need of same. ; nonrHnopEJE At Landau, Cpinjara D Co., lilm-k number nineteen (19) of the lliintlnirton k Levally addition to ...1.1 1 own ohiIi nf aalil lota mens- nrtng iilncty-two (92) feet on Wal nut street, ana running obck w twecn parallel lines one hundred ....I mI.Iv.Hvi. (&h fM't. ' " V j. a. jsicAbiui , Siieciai ComiiiiioMer. Pec. 18, 187,0-tds. LJ. After a short illness, December i. i7fi at her, late residence, is uceuieas os.i ") - , . iw'rw. Visa.. Mrs. K. C 'vnneuy arrieu 0111 trc ym" , . v.im .house. .I.iLl., - Ji of 1 C. aged S3 years 1 .wwnma days. ' 1 Canton paper, Madison eonnty, and ttiebmond (Va.) papers, t'.se copy 15th Chancry. District; continues 0 davs In Tunica, lu Coahoma, 6 lnMollvar and 12 lu Washington 1st Monday (5th) January, Tunica ..a H2thl " Coahoma ...1 notiit liollvar 4t, (28th) " Washington ttnmlav. tethT April, Tuiilca 2ud" " (,8,W s; 8r,l (tb) " uonvar 4th " (2itH) " .Bauiuw 1st Monday (8th) July, Tunica ..! (13th) " Cimhomn ttl (20th) " Bolivar 4th " (27th) " Waahlngton ut Monday mrs W Wdlvar Purchasers can experienco this assurance in buying, which is so haphazard .in most cases. Mv sstocrk comprlssen 'in port of rearing of its hend in the f Congress by the "Confed I fewer," through which tho tbaggcr and tltlrd-termer is roring to, anew fire tho n heart, Is becoming trnly t and formidable. Even d Oregon haascnt an c Major Lafayette Iane, who ududa battalion of artillery 's arniy, to represent her in . He is a son. of exSena- A FULL MESTlxbol the tnem A bers of the County Kx-Co'n; 1 Cholrmaii. lKe. 18, 175. 4th " l -.M Waalngton Chaueery Court will be held J" . . " f t-.. .tiki lAIII - IJM1IKU fri'after 4th Mo: 3K." jTnmTrr. April, July November. The terms or wie oupw-r; y-" -.11 L.-neeon the Sd Mondays Will - - of Ap:lland OctoMr. . The Town jouiih "" .,. ly the 1st Tuesday of each month XOABDSOF BUPEnVlSOES. Regular meetings are held by the fioafis oT 5-errlsors of each conn- th0.l.tWyVn,yr, Sareh, July, Augnat, a' O .jtt, ami may contlnus lh swaion 4 daya and no "longer , , BY virtue of the full power and authority vested in the under signed executors or the last win and testament of George A. Sykes, j.uil hv ihu nenvialnns of the ..1.1 i..t will aiul teatament. the Undersigned, as such executors, for the purpose 01 carrying o pressed intentions and directions of the said testator, will procecu on in front of the Court House door In iha tnwn of Klorevvlllc. in ikdlvar county, Mississippi, within the hours prescribed by law to sell at ..i.iia niwilnii In Ilia hiirhmt li'tl- Yim iha ihlliiwina' itescrlbed real estate Of Mid (leorgs A. Sykes, All seciion i. lownsmp ii' 0, lying and situated in lioiivar county, Mississippi. S SaJBBsB) 1 One half Of the gurchaae money to be paid on the day of sale, and mr the balance the purchaser's note will be required, due twelve months aiier oaie, ueanna; o jwr i.id m, inRifi imm fa as ....111 Mill. A I Ian will be retained on the land to secure payment of the unpa purchase money. in ..anion will asaeuta to tha DUr ehasers deeds of conveyance to the l.n.la niuwhaaad bv them resDMt- i.nii. nnavawlna1 aueh title BS la (jhI lu them aa Executors by thai provisions of said teat-tort wlH. f. lAI!I. MAI.r.. r ..mi tnm nf t last will and taatamant nt OaSTTO A. frkaa, 4e- v - . TJittr.D St til Ai;oN AL'Skkokm AliAl'ACA 1'orLlXS. (in solids) KEr.aud AlX DEBEGE, TWIL.Ifcl (all wool) ULACK ALArACAS, III. ll.l.l AVT I LOTUS. I'LAID Sl'ITIMI nnd OPERA FLANNELS, -CltlMi'El) & 1'I.AITKI) BIIAIDS 1 LMIIVI lLi HALL TH'MMIXU & GALOONS BUTTONS, CORDS, AND TASSELS, TTUta Geoaa aa4 Corsots, la flhraaa Varlaty aad Vary Choap. Parties who do not, wish to haul collm to town, can leave it .trifynfau,Spinarnto at Stoneville or at mrsmjieia, q yv " -. J , ' ' Oceans of money nave ueen " store, and wagon loads of it will be sent out , every day during ltotim.f$?kM flJu The cotton we must have if it takes all t,-l money VanderMt nas got iu sm, Ladies Fine Shoes in French Kid $ Lasting, Ecs Teed CsreoDctttcs, PEBBLE GOAT and SURGE GAITERS, nrDCicTrani lisht cclcs. a, , 4 Eattm C:::z2ly Ciltc'-sd GAWKMITS, ItKGMEKS DOGXIX with Ki lt CUFFS. Gross Grain Ribbon, Ilillincry Belt Elastic, Scale Gurdles, Russia Morrocco, Striped iKiKiKiiY. IKISll Ihilbriggait. If yxm want the (A specialty) Artificial Flowers, l'LUMES, TIPS. AND WINGS. Novelties in Set and Rubber Jewelry, (30 FOR roUR 1, ' 1 1 LJ LJ W Bring it to tho.. Branches at Stonevilh crdLcr. - :. sJcpt. 5,7in8. Ca X7cl2- Ly , sJic.