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STTXKSAYMAY 25, 1878.
irriTils. The river mails down arrive and depart Wednesday and Saturday JjJ, Sunday and Wednesday nwrny lag. . - The mail for Rolling Fork leaves reiUe.olIo'-.? Cqturaiaj letfeaB: roriron Thursday Mj arrives at Greenville Friday. : . omo?'i.,! , , , 0 Che. Wt1b;: V PreiMt fillverr ,.. - ' tVlcrre . i , -r . r enrol art Ceaa. E C. CoLLs. J. Bcott. 5' REWtTIW" tPO 80$ A. . A.M NatnanC 'A . ; JecobUI . Charlea Ulv-i wf JJo'iar-t'wli-r.8.6T. Tneod )PokI7t?reUry. 'r.Jacobi,-:'" rre-.- 1 j mu i 'atei'lMcr t .'.and! ' .HleaOCaaUUplaca.1 . fr a summer afternoon' leisure vnur. Ice bream and cakes are 4ieUeaflfA,y Up Mtjuost llles, parties, etc, -at short .notice. Editors Times: Beinx convince) th,t of . the subject; treated of in the Pohl. which appeared Sa your j. jasiaui, ana in your COrameutg thru ..:n i . a lu ICUH JO bring to their attention uutters of importance tn n, ... J P'.'V'V s the use of yoor w omic wbu 4 nsiicve to beth true f naaeial eoaCsie and rcource or tbe town of Green rille, aiidUeommoukbrieflr th. on : mostearuMtlr n;ii. j wHKnr i w iof errors into which I liny. falL In mak-hi t;. " . Miir meut I assume as correct rnoU of lie data given in those articles. and the footing of the oreseut a. aessincnt roU, 718,473, and deduce 11 M at . a. we louowiug statement : May lit am f a .'w IaUratL iBMwtenatwtM 'kaaatlaJalr " ". print... .-.a st 4 Old MtK boaU Is July fat aa sew ka. koadiJkB.1, 1730 oe latshMil . " Ji. !..... 4ia V"i .; -r-i -. i- v -ana i Ul OB ohl - 4H ou t T The teachers and children oi the Uethoditt 4nf CllmiTAf ti)leasa1it life tile tiiTSrs. Tlieohald nark lal ThursdY. Tha venom lile ladv partlclutited with tho cliil 4lron iu souls of thulr gatnes, and jlld all that her kiud heart could suol.toi''Vo t4e littjft po pie Stick z?,i Fancy Candies. A large, fresh, ami Cell selected tftoek of sti-k;iB t iiiidlet, .wholesale aiid ruli, lit' 1 '' ' . Our neighbor, Mr. M Morris,' 3nm trklnrtl along liU "ullury seve irl f the most prolillcgruitf viups vvr suw. ' In the early spring ihe cut his gmpo. vines 'tlown to a Iuglo stem, and now the youny: hrsnelios eom'plotoly taihi' his gul Ly, and will .jrtcM enonuoos rl of grapes. L-J littlo uc wild the birds will soou have a thiippy tj-e on tlittt guild v. Jn baViUs. liKtf Uri-ol, iiimrter barrels and kltl(g: , GUM tiTh.3 At llm iflnss bull shuoilnjr bii 'Thursday atternoon, the cvud iiioiiev was Won by General Fcr jruson. who broke 11 balls In the -thrco mslches. 'Tiie Ur't iiiontj was divided botweuu MaJr Wil- aiains And John Bieni, who broke 13 bulls each fill.yll tnuuds. 3 f OOLDBMiXirS U eonlIcal Irtiaitquartork ror1 ' . Family Groccri'i loii't:all vocilltf MuU't'ore PrMct::j. (e ,'; tie .a'Iobit; 'c:,-reh to hiorrow morning at 11 o'clock, by itcv. Mr.Tijylo'r.' On Monday ovcuing last judge ' Stafford deliver! mi nUrcnipn the relation of Ike aSvarimeiU the Hquof-traCe, iiupthla' he jmJ itoryllqior? Vtducram'toakiuid Stpsr ntwrt ' IT. O .1 U L . . . AW V Sties ar et. U. ooi eaia., Total ami. lu tM levied vrewol year. . &U7 SI Or-r-T-l aaUIs ka 7M.47S. 1MSSU ., aw w -I . k. JS UttW SAX v i '. Selwol Tsashsrs' Psad. Cmb oS hand March 1, m pel roiiuit ' Tinwurerl'ubl 171U is Deduct iY of .cucLew Aid Way , '. eu u Btd.iui'V cu h:iml fur bext utlu. Tujrfiei' ul.u hf fx I UiuutliS . . be sufficient to kl(.p tho streets and gutter iu, necessary repairs." Tbe coudusiou, from my data If corrt uuples'ist as" it "is, cauuot be avoided, and should force US to iuouire : I the ecouamv in the administration of the town af fairs, so faithfully promised and so boastingly proclaimed, being prac ticed? Is this alarming coudition vi uur nuances me result or un avoidable calamity or of improvi- uchi nuuiageueut t Are there not aome eipeuse that can be curtail- eo, or must we pluuire bliu.il r deeper and deeper, week after week and month after mouth, into a sea oi uebl a which we tut founder t Let m looV at jw. orda, aud see how the7 answer the nrst quesuou. . Wt?n the present town government was tustaUed in January, 7, 18, .T , There were of warrants Payable out of enrnora. . tioa fund outstanding. A -2S M There ami to-day of war- - . rauts payable out or corporation fuu"out suuding, . . . 141 36 This surely doos .uot indieate ecouomy I Nor have we kad tuy calamity, unavoidable or other wise, eieeut aa I. in inv humhla judgment deon.it, au improvident luanagemeuL come expenses ec" aud should bo curtailod aud te must teainc2 f .i Btmns of the corporation expenses; for tho oth ers, whether l& or .well advised, are fixed by contract and bw, and cannot how le alter!, lmiu isuotl, nor avoided. I woe J sug- gefttilisptincingjjrith ' Marshal's sol'ry per nunth $103 00 Attorney's M " " 14 00 Tr9 Boliccmbn, W 00 i Dasrtss IghaUtsit. Add U thU S iter cent. Ireuuret'i . mill oultecttw'iisuuuulwtiiuai.,... Tula I luuouiit to lis lork (liU year Or ever 1 l-J mUla.-, t'usb on hand March 1, m ) er vi laaiiuucr t'otd . Uasm 5t 108 ft HUM U mill on Sns.tTJ, J iror ct, oum. , S77 1 f , jCartjtiiisa Fnai, . Amaiint Murrains ouUtandlusr ti Met reiinter tMl Aii.nt J.i Twriut Judowat. :. . . . mm OIJ Fira Uiul Intennt. . ,it . ' 213 St keualmoii eiwinu hnUiie. my.. .At.. . WW 0U riint uavnie.it on entfUm J 1, !. " BW W lutM4t OB SkMI to Ju liU ItfiS . 1W 00 H m-ioll' nulitrtM, rocim rvnt and hoi re leed. lit B0 ir month Add tv llila aMWMor'i km, my . .. . . . tr. Jteol. ooai. aptei., About $ o'cWk Thursday night oar citizens were startled by a ter rific explosion. It was thought to be the bunting of a boiler on a steamboat or at oue of the mills in town, aud for a timo much alarm was felt, until it rM ascertained that the mills wer3 at rest, and there was uo steamboat near. The mystery was not explained until the ensuing morning, when It was discovered that the explosiou was the result of au experiment with dynamite, by a scientific explorer, in Uuutiugton's field. If the gen tleman has any of this terrible ele ment left on hand, we hope that be will drop It in the river, as it is not verv comfortable to feel that such a destructive agent is in possessic j . I. 1. oi any oue in ine comiuuimy, uuw ever careful he may be. s. o. snonxY, CONSULTING EfiGI"EER ASP MAtHlSlST, . Gauunruxa, atut. Will iitH.. in famish and aet up Steam Engines, Boilers, aud Mill work of every description. irmiriiir F.nsfincn and Boilers done at short notice. tuayle RAXGEU'S NOTICE. State of Mississippi, ) Vashitton County Takeuw Airil 21, 1878, on ree oi W'au Ycrger, ' . roW AND CALF, Cor ' wked in right ear with ovcr- blt. U left car with crop, rea ana Th nanuir nf th mbaved descri bed est rays is hereby notified to come forwara. prove pnieriT aim nay charges, or tue rauie mu w detdt with ns the law direcU. ' ALEX. YERGEa, Banger. may l, i. i-n v- ' A com(orU on Main streei, 2,ly to the uii 'dersljafeil vti rf.ikiifisdi 1 wMf ., . Tht weatiirr baUeu ?ery favo- enable planton to, repa'J the inju- rics to tue crops oy reason oi prv- veousbaatar-C-X' r..i?at;'c. , Tbej?aic8tspnthtraru3 Deer ereck kzi raider fc nwel Derionea hi railroad travel a few velnji lni Rocking -out o tne occtiion cr a Uion atop, tney aw tlie eniueer racing through 4bo woods ia pursuit of a Boar All lfttal l iVa t.a!nA Kill iha JU'Im Hive luhfcl.;3twastoo swift for tteaf; "evoleuV ty wUl give a r "le at Tim r " i Grove on C- day, Jo-y ? Ts t' hcr 't ct ettrtkere o I. first terntlA tl'ji. .A' T.i-lm 1492 61. To meet which -aul a lfiulfe a levy of l 4.to itiiim, , - MrX'A l'lTtATtOS OF AIMM B, 7 7-11) mllU tuv Uullioiid tntemt " ' H '.'.;' S 1 T M-,h:rJ ' y. t w-iOol Continent: - . 1l',.-Aitl'- VWUMMliva 0 1-lC nill Tatal. , : tAv heobsorvod from the hbovc, If-V iliei 'only items absumku of iiS'MATK", ore the amount of kl L 11 IV III UB I.BUIO lit hitai..,n. the amount necessary for cojit'' il school fuud.'.rt'nd the amount of "probable repMrs on online hoiiso." Iu rogftrd to the f rst of those, (t looms to me hrjl '' mobable.1 tuklng itito con ! 'ihe shrinkage in values wH,. lmf mken tdnee here as it has evcrvwke're else, and tho much . i i iinullcr stocks gcucrsuy carneu oy our mcrchnuts. that the assessment roll wilt ioc . -j oven as much as it .11.1 lust voir' ' 1 I : 'ii a'np.ind Item is taken from M.l'ols ttalclct-outl the jlhird, U.tiik t..:fria nly uot au overes- iwato. All whb othkb items - nvvtCIAL rlOUMBB, SU8C0I)tl tie oi verification au wuicu " It wlU La remomberad that the it.ti r ta iiur Lit corooraiion nnrnoiM laCio mills. This limit ia already exceeded, lor tho items abovo euunseratea;,, auu jv allowance whatever has beon 'or dolitiaucnftaxes, out- Utaig auJl tinsefM clrM TpeW whloh must o inenc in th fir department, printing, book, stationery, c.,. con eott , Ba ftedlng prigoners In eateeof persons char ged with vioUtlng town ordinan di, In wW w prueeotttiou fails, nor for the amount,of corporation taxes that may be paid in rauroau i....i .nnnoiia. nor for me mauy w"ii v-r- ' . , . otler erptnsos wUch cannot be fbrt-ecn, ostimawa wr or ifu.ui .-- Kit! w !2hlhUltld MSU- !S, illl s "Ujof wlch . - i ... J. msy wy ret , -P"" . not lies than f- 5 which, with V-t doliaquenoies equally certaiu wtn milder a levy of r?y a 1 r neccuary tamwt mtazr.zi and aecrulrj iudi..: ir nrtoratlon . ";:r.FcUar;s,c:2t:5Mceptthe a i'an t .' :- " . ." ; vrt:.i tr: t tr - r j ::Vec-'Jl . ' i' r r?c'.l-a Totnl, ... . 173 00 Which from Jnue 1st, 1378, to January 1st, 1879, would save $12'35 60, or a levy of 1 8-10 mills These items will no doubt seem to many very necessary expendi tures; but I real sure that if the experiment Is tried of enttusling tho enforcement of tho criminal laws andnrdiimuces to our magis trates and coustahlcs, (the tor of whom will not bo want ing in dlltgeiioe, iueltud by the foot for arrwld,) Wo will find that we get along very well without thorn. But bo this as it may, we can't akvoku thkvv ' ; As auxiliary to tho plan propou nd, I would suggest that tho prac tice of proHccullmr as violations of the ordinances of tho towu, oflVn- ueV which could be last as well iH'oseeuted as auaiust tho statute a or eoniuioii law of thu land, be abandoned. The one course, in- vt4vci thu cinployiiioiit of an at torney by the month, anil Incurs the risk of the town Imlng to pay cost of court, (somstiiuc.4, us i know from oxpoi lonoc, very heavyj aud for coufiultig and-feeding pris oners lu cases w here the prosucu- lion falls,, as Jftlocsi very prtou, es pecially when appeals hre tskuj while tho other com io would ob viate tho nocosslty for tho one, am avoid the risk of tho other; and would prove equally, if not moro effective. The small amount of flues colluded when the first course is pursued, cortalulls not com mensurate with the expense ana risk uttering ft. I fear that wo aro already so deeply In debt In tlio corporation fond, (hat even if nil the reductions su"gostod are made at once, tho end of tho year will find us with our wurratits so lour in too njiM'Koi that we will, as iu times past, have toJpaytwo and thr"ee pricos for what must of uecesslty bo douo or purchased.;! will be glad if any oue can now uoiuousiruiu, or Sinen writing the above, we lean that our enthusiastic young scientist, Mr. W. B. Harvey, has nik pounds more of dynamite stored at Major O' I lea's house. He saya it is entirely liarmlcs, and be oulv. keens it lor his amuse ment. He only exploded ounce ,he other night ; bnl we have asked htm to try 19 next time. ' Vn ih tiifi.rmalioB of tbQM who areaHt waiMof the perfect innoeoKce -o? this compound of Miinu (ii.vuh.uiyn and infusorial tarth, ulae pounds ol which would be morethun sufneient to blow Graeuvillii into Arkansas, we will stat .'-Mitisttaudard anthorltiea: th-: . 11 " to bum harmlessly Li tLa aiJ. '-.:t that some Inexpli cable cxuMlous have occurred from it aud. further that "llkt other UAUMLKun preperatious, somo disastrous explosions bevo occurred imin it.' Aeeltrcmer Ilaveu horror In W&. 4J4hatU Now York hurbt.r in lO l Ull Gatocxulohlou Mreuniatiou; whom notwithstanding General Now. toil, governod by thoso possiblltCs adoptod extreniQ precautions, an explost n occurred killing s-ivcral persons. Although tu-dlnin!;" ! open air, or by concussion, I, mite in uoimix plosive, It is alway liable to lost, this property under ecrtuin atniospherlo iunueucos and when IniDroiterlv coinnosod. It has been ncrsistcnllv' and vainly tried. to devise some form of uilro-g'yco-rine th l could be transported or handled ylihout diuigor, It Is al ways lupsractiircd whero used. Many cities prohibit It being placed l or imsscd llnoiish tbeuu Wo wijt remind our wharf -boat matiauu'S of their duty to notify the Boat Unit brought th'w diaboli cal comiiound here, of this flagrant tiolatlon of stuam-bbat law; mid call upon Mayor Trigg, Hf forth with havu it ttirowu lit th. river. Wu will intrude tho .L-:w that. Alt;. Irvcy'i (,,'l(r,rtrH arc Insured l:i irood co'""a . -s llieio may powiblylMiL-.lo survivors of their luMinl Hum of Lafcar Cast Srawsa eweaSMI mm4 tmr mUo atlas GEO. F. ARCHER . irissic, Playing Cards, B:3 Calb Li cr.d GcCm3 cn t3 Cwa3 Newspapers, Magazines & Periodic, aiid cnnoiio3- y Seaside Lakeside Fireside Home & other , cheap library publications, containing the , works of the best authors. ' Impoited and Domestic 'Vfianity Pdlr, and Ihirlicxa "" P tore and Post Offlco in the same build- ; ipg on corner Main and Mulberry. ;; January 15, 1878. ) jo.vtk :guu? ... c. 8. witmt. : i AT THK BT A N U or Til K OLD riHM. i ' 0 . i -;l to 1 Wa ar now o Jllnir our - . anil oaraf. 'V BuMted StOCK Of miuia. and invite the UUUIIC. especlsUy tho ladies, to give us a call. Our stock embrace c::.tekial pmT$ of the latest stylos, and acknowledged to bo tho meet beautiful taiicoea iuh uavu boon exhibited hero. - ft ilUAUVniUalllai lai.irftiiw' ft alii tOft it . il..i .la AHaH ness, ana a ngurcs mat umy wm- petition. T msi nvndl tlvtlliri tt vm nvitiniirn an to material. '1tf the latest and most fashion-1 letvlos. . 'C -1 1 'aaf-aja-- 'fiim Hiinn dnKarticni coniinooai i i i . : ; . to bo one of tho loadlug features of 1 fiTTS OT2COIZ1Y TFT? ft 1 t-TT U - 7. liiialiiKiu. ami lu T 1IYO r-ir . , . v , . .'; 'ftil attpHtlon. Our r of. ..ts., Ladtes' and :C;. rt.j'e i ...iM ia iniutn ta our own oraor. bv aL'LES, arl other equally roll- abla tnuir 'rors, snfol .jcom led. '""NTS' FORNIBHINO GOODS i. Ilrgv ,'fof embraciug every-l ,, it: wis iiuc. , . , V- - J-' Whoiessla Grocers and Commission Merchants, ; li ilwlil ru.i j wi i . .. i ... ' ' t . I .4 . .. and cm be J. LlT0TiLT-. (succitMOH to t O'ciinrai.) Si!3 and Hj.rr.;fi r-r BlIOP ON WAnuIHOTOM A ' . ' ' ' . W M 1 M. yr- j r ii b r 6 ; aUntly oa I hand everv tMlnhlst ' .' All I - I Hit II AfNIatI X SflU'aara aw I done o ul Hhort notice Bells and works iheup. , , i riil7toationage solicited. ' juuo 8,1877. ' Cr Pork" rh2cn! Hsmstrr Fuhsa C:rkit & Z C::f, r.:'-!:::3 Co.(;drlc:l:7 Cid-C;:.-.:' ; . January 15,' 1878. . . "TO Till r.yzLt3. i . I ....... '. fj ..V, ) if.. .';.iif T ."!( if',SI fuinUit MAURIEU- Olt thoilth o'f.May,'1873, at the rosulonoo oi tno ormo a lamor, m llurL-v'JM 'VtrMntn. hv Ul'V. Mr. Now'Wli, Pl K;tt. STtk'KARI), Of Washington .uoiinty,' MIsslsnTpid, and Miss Ella liybn FowlkeS, of Virginia MERCWL SALOON. IIEltMAN 6CHLE8INGr"i 41 ki nosiicctruliy invites nis i...us U:id tho publlotocallatra ' ; BOWKIt OF BEAUTY and regale i thomxclvos with' deli cious uevcruges. . sKiuiuuy coin nniitiiltvt ami irrnftiirullv uilmlUlS . W ' I 1IOIUO Ciliui oi una ui :hed tcrod I his n . hia ai mnrni auuaiiorns. or o ti ,.v ,l,.i,ni.lnrl tinmediatulv for I '. i.t. . i.i..n "vJ - . - - jnUWO V J VI Ul. lllll"Jllii, t New York, cn route to Europe. ! ifbon Ilavanas. Nothlugbut first JT. Mn.la m. .11 tita i.filllllnl'A HBBMB ' -The police seoui to have " TtS' nplS to tlie cinergeucy of apprehending stock loose tit night. ThorO: is nothing like "holding tho fort" against tho violations of thu oral nances, r1 .i' ' - fcla88 goods sold over hie counters. ipis if time itself shall w-oug. prova that ! am 8 W. F-aa-JQ. i::;;t tli The following compliment to our new fellow citlxon, Dr. Toombs, is from one who has known him long aiilwell: Wo 6ve only recently learned that our friend iyid former county- man. Dr. It. ti. Toombs who lately resided at Richland, has settled for the practice of Ms profession in the r"3wlu town ' recnvi110 In WasL'ton county. 51M vt. has bee -acticlng the healing art about eleven years, was for two van iA the . Secretary of the llolmos County Medical Associa tion, and has been a member of the State Medical Association some flvn or more years. At the last session of the State Association, hld in last month, he was chosen to represent Mississippi as one of hg rintofffttu to tUO Aiuoriuau Mitral Aiaoclation. t .We eom moudDr. Toombs to the people of Washington county as a physician well op lit hia profession, anu as a i.ii. tn,,nA. honorable iroutloinan. Lexington Adverdsor 16th, I'hia convention met in Wash in... on the 23d lust., Senator chairman. Northern aud Z:.tizn member ar ainjulne of their own, at least, iu tuc .Sons. , Tko Potter resolo i regsusUi fivoi aUy. Tho tirsoiico of throwing base balls iu the streets Should bo pro hibited. A few evening biuco ball.- thrown with considerable force, passed through a carriage that was tzolnir alouir Main street Such daugerptia . pastime, on .tho streets whero JadiM and children are ' constantly passing, should be topped tit once. ;, ' '; ALEC ANDERSON MulbcrrylSli-eelf f aitKENVitAiiir. All kinds of cookbg aadtWK stoves. ' . . . , Also, Chain Pnrnpa of yarion; makoB. Particular attention paid to all kinds of Job Work. Gutter- tn.r nnt.iin In av nnrtion of the country. All orders executed with out cl"y. apz,'o-n;. ,;;; ;: M.i Good ( . Tho fira comnauy was out with its eiiL'iiio on last Wednesday eve ning, unuaeud iu , filling several empty cisterns in the burned dis trict of the town ' "or which tbe present stO C . -L, " mvor- able. Tho ringing of the tire boll was a nleassnt accotiinatilmeut which We fear some of our good citizens did uot relish., u was nnltp ainusinir to time , some of them as they logged it down the streets. ' ' . ' ' Mr. Hcrman has been 'placed in nhnnra the ffrave vard. He is B- m to kaen the arounds in order, ana hii ontn knv Is In his cUStodr. and it his busiuess to dig gravel when required. He may be found at tits residence on Locust streot. () Saturday iilsht last a man named Eexter attempted to out pollcemau Britt with aitro; ana AUi cut through Brltt's tost in lev ernl places. Dexter escaped at the time, but was arrested by Bheria Hunt on Mouday last, and is now iu jail. Foi "CADii" Across the Copter" GnocEniEO r.r:o FLA:3TATi::i,f:.t'33; OAHSZI2AT. T AM iironnrnd to furnish the 1 nnhlln with the cholsest Beef. I Mutton, Pork, Venison, Boar &c, tw-fc tlio markets can afford, and I v )octl'ull v solicit n share of the - j.f . - ... itr-..i. iiuhllc patronage, onop ou nami Ington Avenue. , '.'.. - - U, IA1U1. Dee. f, '76 --' uak: hal ccpra aid ; tzl::; , -1- - ilrr'4 vt j- . j; ' : ' " ; JanuarylC, 1678. ':' '; ' BUILDERS, UnbERTAKERS, ' ; . :.u a r DEALERS ,'"" Saslioor'tili bih'oi-n. ' ',",; te.WELL:;sT6cKED wtii';' L'.vif Cfc: Varl:t::j f c::.:: C"i trj cvr:::!.; . . : At reasonable pricoi. v :t added t our ! llanser'a, Notice. PLAr:i!!f, flL LS iMaX. J nESrECTFULL Y, illicit attention of Pit1, Merc'. . j- IletJlaslee and tho Public gsnorldly, to their larr jd well a...:ted stock oi i. Paint, Oil? and Olaas. ETXHATTT on Buiidiug, mechanical work, aud GTOur uuderuking department ti furni bod with all elici of ,? Kauaryl5rlt73. ' ' r ' " V "' ,....;. IIOTZCC , All persons aro hereby iiulifiuil and warned against hunting on REFUGE PLANTATION. , Any one discarding or acting in vloftt Ion of notice will bo pro- coodod agol ; as tresspassers to tbeextonfoi tui rv, May 4, it ' Agont. ' Mat ovV'ssuatwi,' I Wa.h1' jb County. ( Taken up by ElU.t Harris, ou the prcml'i of ArlP" -ueks, on He 1st C ay, u.j, . r i rrum 7 years old, U L-nds high, sprink led with roan ou the hips, apprais ed st (iO. T. owner of tno aoove ncscriD- ei ' ay is hereby notified to couio for. I, prove property, and pay charge, or the cstray will be dealt witu as the law airecis. , ALEX. YEUGEU, Banger. i.y 1, 1878 4A -1 "