HERALD AND MAIL
FIvIDAY, .SEPTEMBER 3, 1875.
I n nc looi't;ia InMi-i-r-lit;t listairi: furmik. roMrwl eircu-j man
l Ansusta Chronicle. Ann .at'1 i be ins tho riroiWl actor. He an.l his
t Ycstcrdnv tlie nrinciual tonic .if ; ,,v. 1 family bail boon to Lowistburg, at which
! -ntirm wan iho ic ,..1 i pl-iee he bad laid jq a good supply of
The news from Burke was 'ot the most
niiiimiiiE i;iireier. iae irounrrs. 111 me
i:mlc;ri tton of Trnnffxrr
groe to KaHMia.
li will be remembered that a" cumber
ol colored politicians, preachers, and office-seekers,
met at Nashville in May,
and alter abusing the white people of
Tennessee to their heart' content, ap
pointed a Board of Commissioners, which
board appointed an Exploring Commit
tee to look out for a good place for the
colored people to emigrate to. Rev.
Balaam Frierson, of Maury, candidate for
County Trnsteee, last year, was on this
committee. A meeting was held in
Nashville recently, to receive the re
port of the Exploring Committee, from
the hands of H. A. Napier, chairman.
The report recommended as a suitable
place for colored people to emigrate to,
Greet Bend, on the Arkansas Kiver, in
the southern portion of Kansas. The
lands are well located and cheap, but the
climate is extremely cold in the middle
of winter. One thousand dollars is nec
essary for a Tennessee emigrant to have;
$500 to take him there and fix him up, j
and $500 worth of provisions. After the i
reading of the report, Rev. Balaam Frier-
son, col., of Maury, made the remark
which we copy below. The Reverend
Balaam makes serious charges against
the white people of lennessee. lie says:
"The colored people cannot live in the
poisonous element which prevails
throughout this state, woere the young
(white) children are taught to hate them
and consider them their inferiors'in every
respect, no negro can get justice, as
evinced by the hanging of several during
the past few years.
Now, we are all perfectly willing for
Balaam and his people to go; if they
think their condition can be improved,
the white people are all willing for them
to go. A better class of laborers will
come in and take their places. Our op
position to this emigration movement
is solely because we believe it would tur
out badly for the negroes. If the hardy
and thrifty Yankees cannot make a living
in that inhospitable country, we are quite
sure the negro will not be able to do so.
If the negroes go, they must do so entire
ly at the suggestions of these men, and
railroad agents it is our duty to tell them
that tbey are better off where they are
If they have a thousand dollars, that will
enable them to live comfortably here, end
in putting it in a trip to Kansas, they may
lose it, and get no value received. But
just listen to Balaam:
"Rev. B. Frierson, of Columbia, follow
ed in a lengthy speech, in which he pro
nounced false several statements made
by Napier, He advocated the organiza
tion ot a colony to proceed to Kansas as
soon as possible, and settle in some fer
tile part of that State. He thought it use'
less tor tnem to go without some money,
but said they could get along first rate
with a small capital. The colored people
could not live in the poisonous element
which prevailed through this State, where
the young children were taught to hate
them and consider them their inferiors in
every respect. No negro could get jus
t ice, as was evinced by the hanging of
several during the past few years. As for
Ktarvation and freezing to death in Kan
overjoyful, and were returning home
id a buggy drawn by a uinle, and when
: a. -wr i- ,t l ' m ' '""'ftO nM7VU OIIUUT'l U4t.
uincr couuiu.s-v asnineion, i mtshii i ,;,, , i, ciinam, .ukc ,,i ii.,.
ana donnson seem tOJiave "cen coin- . pijie jlfJ concluded to pass through in
parativeiy quitted. Up to vvetniisciay sijio awl grandeur; so rising upon
night no collision, hod - occurred,- butrhia leet in the buggy, dropping the
Burke county was divided into two hos- j liues, he seized tbe mule by his tail, and
tile camps the peer- es on onej, side
whiles on the oi iier both under
and both" prepared f.-r conflict.
Wednesday night a p rty of eightmount-
ed men, commanded by Mr. Randolph
Ridgeley, left WayDehbuio en a scout.
After scouring the "surrounding country
anu starting uacK onjoeir way. ,t Two, i- We notice in tbe Hejrald and Mail
they suddenly came across a company of j ot August the 20th that Mr. Bear Creek
negroes camped Ly , the roadside. The ! correspondent, in criticising paragraph
en rr. n firest vcrp l.nrmntr hriirhtlv tt'nA !No. 2 of onr nt Mm waaIc lirAfpriinfr
party was camped in regular military i said, that if we bad "devoted more of
style. A reconnoisance showed that they huuwi iu mw oiuay
numbered forty or fifty well armed men. oi onnosrrapny, it woiiia nave prevent
bis hat instead of a whin, benass
eel through tho village at the extent of
the mule's speed. Ilia wife screamed
all the while at tbe top of ber voice for
iearthat they would bedashed to pieces
every moment. lor such was their Meed
j that villagers could not see tbe bufgy
s;i, that happened in this State as well as
that. An emigrant could get 160 acres of
land there for merely paying the registra
tion fee of ?17 and staying on it tor five
years, lhey were compelled to plant
forty acres in trees, but after three years
could draw $80 annually for it for twenty
years, lie advised them to quit spending
t-o much on excursions, and suggested
tluit they save their money for preparing
to go to Kansas. A negro man in that
itte had lately sold his wheat crop for
521, M), at a profit of $18,000. They were
.oppressed both politically and otherwise
bere, and should go to some place where
those rights could be enjoyed. There
were traitors of their own color among
iWjn, but they should steer clear of such.
The tailored population were further back
now tliau they were five years ago, and
bud not bettered their condition. Work
tvns refused them and given to convicts
so they could not compete with that kind
of labor. He related the incidents of a
recent journey to Kansas, and told what
be saw nul how well he was pleased. The
more education a colored man or woman
bad here, the less tWy were respected by
jbe whites. He closed with a passionate
ri;eal to all to collect their funds togeth
er 4 go to the State where their hopes
v ere cuired."
4nr Rollwar Iot Ofllces.
To tlir tjtitor of the lb rahi diul Mai! :
1 wonder if people who receive letters,
nd -iijoy the loving messages, and ap
preciate the warm expressions of friend
ship tbey contain, ever stop for a mo
ment to think how much labor this pleas
ure costs others? There are very few
people outside the Tost Office Department,
bo have the f'aiutest idea of its magni
(iide. When we drop a letter into the
lost-0ice, no matter how great a distance
it may liifr'e to travel, we feel pretty con
jident, tbat with the present efficient
and systematic working of tbe transporta
tion branch of the Poet Office Depart
muf, that it will speedily rea:b its desti
naUoM, but of course it does not interest
(any ot i4 to know what channels or
;iiampiilatioi it has to pass through.
There are at present, about three thou
sand Postal Clerks and Route Agents
if.viployed on the different Railways of
tliUi'ouiilry, in distributing the raaijs,
jand (Ji! nse of large Post Offices for dis-1
triltuliic the general mails, is now almost
.entirely nvwtioned, and Post Offices on
wheels, so to ipeak, are substituted,
,:ind letters aiui paper which were
tw.merly delayed from twelre to
twen -four hours at each "Distributing
J'oNt OlScii" now reach their destination
as soon as benm (our present best mo
live power) L-m carry them. We fre
quently get letters from friends who live
a thousand or more miles away in such
iiu i(i,"redihle short time, that we nra at
ii kxs ) understand it. Tt is all owing
i our preitfjit system ol Distributing
!aily Post! Cr. We H owe a debt
of gratitude to the faithill and efficient
employee, and intelligent oittcers pf this
particular branch of the public serice,
and our merchants and business men
generally are particularly indebted to
them for the celerity and prOMiptness with
:vhkh their business counnatiications are
Aciivered. Any one who has ever tiiUen
ihe ivble, or had an opportunity to ob
,ervo tiie elegant Postal (Jars of the
ixaiisvilie A Kashville R. R., and has
-seen the Clerks at wk distributing the
immense quantities 4 ail which accu
mulate on that line for tbe tt hoie Sotilh
i-uu fii some idea of the work that is
-lone u tfc'se Postal Coaches on all our
principal trmaii hne.t, and tba, too run
4nig at a speed ot" from thirty to forty
miles an hour. Tbe fast mail train from
New York to Chicago, consistiug of Mail
Cars exclusively, is the latest improve
meiit. It is said that at least twenty tons
ot mail will be handled between these two
Lonsvn.i.K, August 20th.
"We tu pleasure of recording tbe
presence ot Mw Alice Hughes, daugh
ter ft our old lriewl Judge Arcb M.
ilugbes, of Columbia, one rf Columbia's
most handsome and aeeouiplished hel'es,
ift btoppirg with her friends, the Misses
Cold well, of tbJH place. Shelbyville
air. niageieys command went into the
woods, where they remained on the watch
until daylight. When day broke the ne
groes commenced disbanding, and the de
parture of several squads reduced the
number to twenty. -The whites then char
ged upon and captured the entire party.
They were disarmed and turned loose with
FIRING ON SCOTTTS.
Shortly after daylight two gentlemen
Messrs. Lawson and Wilhelm who had
gone on a scout in another direction .were
ambushed and fired upon while return
ing to Waynesboro. They were riding
quietly along the road when suddenly two
Bnots were nreu ai mein irom ine wcou
which lined the nign-way. the fire was
without effect and the would-be assassin
took to flight. Pursuit through the thick
covert ot tne trees was soon found im
practicable and had to be abandoned.
Later in the a colored boy was arrest
ed who knew of the bring and gave the
names of the negro men in ambush An
thony Dodge and Charley Williams
Two negroes, Frank Yineent and Abel
Moore, implicated in the affair, were ar
rested Wednesday night on a charge o
attempting to incite insurrection, and
brought to the city yesterday morninu on
the train and lodged in jail for safe keen
ing. Three other arrests were made near
Waynesboro yesterday, but the prisoners
were detained in confinement in that town
on account ot tne revelations which were
made by them. One of them proved to
be the nephew of the negro, Joe if orris
who is the head centre of insurrectionists.
He was also acting in the capacity of cour
ier tor his uncle, and upon his person
was found a dispatch from Morris, coun
tersigned by Prince Rivers, and Candy
Harris, addressed to the negroes in anoth
er section of the country and command
ing them to rise upon the whites and kill
them whenever they could be found.
They were to seek out those who had guns
and kill them hrst in order that they
might procure arms. The man also stat
ed that his uncle, Morris, had given ver
bally the same directions to all the ne
groes with whom he was in communica
tion, une ot tne negroes asKed Morns
a day or two ago what they must do if the
white people suspected anything and at
tempted to arrest them, "Kill them on
the spot if they have no legal warrant
changing you with crime,'' said Morris
But suppose they have a warrant:
Then kill them anyhow, was the fiend's
reply. The evidence of these men seem
ed to show conclusively that a general
massacre of the white people upon an ap
pointed day had been concerted by this
triumvirate of scoundrels Prince Rivers,
Joe Morris and Harris. Rivers mnv de
ny, indeed he did deny in the Constitution
alist of yesterday morning, that he knew
anything of the matter, but it is certain
that his name has been used in all the ors
ders which hav3 been issued and that the
poor deluded uecroes of Burke, Jefferson
AVashington and Johnson think tbey are
acting under the authority' of and will be
protected by a Major General of the South
Nashvilie Banner: "Howdv, Sam, hows
you gettin7 along by dis time? ' said a ru
ral darkey to another on the streets yes
terday. "Ah,'' said the other with a deep
sieh, de burstin Ob de treeuman's
Bank brought me mighty near to the
poor house, an' 1 ain't much better off
now. 1 hasn t got any more laith in the
banks now," The latter had come into
the city from Columbia to inquire wheth
er there was any hope of his ever getting
even the slighest portion of a hard-earned
money he had deposited, unsuspect-
nety, for the fiepublican sharks mtirest-
ed in swindling the colored people out of
their little all. He was told that the bank
had not paid a cent of the S5,000 it ex
tracted from the colored men, women
and children of Middle Tennessee, and
very little was expected. Folding his
arms solemnly across his breast he re
marked; "Hadn't ole marster come to
my 'sistance, dis niiraer would done been
starved to death. I'm 'ginning to be
lieve marster is about right. Ise been
swindled by the 'publicans 'an sinners,
an' now Ise gwine to vote for de DeraoN
ed this reference, and saved the editor
a sight of vexation and loss of time in
deciporing the same." He also says
that t here are two Lasea correspondents.
In answer to the above, we would say
in tbe first place, that anyono who is
such an expert critic, and yet so cred
ulous as to think from the simple reas
sou that some of our items appeared in
the local columns while the remainder
were in tbe Supplement, that there were
two Lasea correspondents, has our un
affected sympathy. Our readers are too
much like preachers not to know when
we "rvinar-size" we mean full
Hedged, but small. As for Mr. Critic,
we would reccommend that he ask M.
T. Jug what the term means. Iu our
own behalf we would state that not
withstanding the fact that we were priv
ileged to attend school but very lew
months, we nevertheless are always
able to comprehend all such simple
terms as tbe above.
Rev. A. Dobbins, assisted by Elder
4 1 I , .
a. uacKsuu, uave uwu conaucung a j
most successful meeting at Manassas, at J
Tvhieh nln.ra fiaa Mullia A nAmama alow
ter ot our worthy J ustice of the Peace,
J. M. Andrews, is teaching school.
fiEW FIRSVS! I
HAVING purchased ihe CoufecUonerj
and Bakery of Jonathan Daggar A.Sod
we have now on hand a splendid stock of
Which we are oilerliig at
Bank" of Columbia.
capixal Stock, . - f
SURPLUS FUNtf, - -
It. M5 KRS,
? y -
W. A. LATTA.
D. T. CIIAPPKLL.
urn, am-1 iiiley,
General Banking Business Transacted.
, . . . . mayl4-75-tf.
Weddin and Part7 0rdoi
UOTTEN UPON s ,
And In the a. r
And all kinds of
. "PT5 JQJ 2
Plain and. Fancy
J. T I JS
NUTS, CANNED FRUITS
WRIGHT & "WEBSTER, ,
ATTORNEYS - AT - LAW
' ' And Solicitors in' Chancery,"
COLUMIUA,,, - ,
Si. .'Sri - &
lUPDV AT T? ARin 0001V "PAD. P
: j4 :-- r , OpposIU th 3uest Souse, South Kaia Street, - : c-
qpLTJM:33IA, - - TBNN.
HORSES BOUGHT AND SOLD ON COMMISSI:." I
Vehicles of all kinds for hire.
"OU! Reliable Omnibus" to aud from all tralus.
d s tr - Polioy
Come and ee it exemplified by selliiij;
me all your Hides, Hheepskins, Fnra, Oop-I
per, i;rass, iron, jLeau, Kags, Wocl, Hees
wax, (jinsong, jlc.. and receiving lu return
tlie liiebt'st ra-Ji m ice and kliul treatmeut
at-Haomer's Hall where i am Hlwayn to be
ionna. - r rt i n rTTi l-r
a,.ril9m IV1. KAMUljij5.
Uncle Tomiule Don-ilivis will be on hiind in Aril ttia
liMMXAM RlltnU ABB
- i - -! . - 1 1
MRS. M. J. BRYANT. GEO. C. MIUiER
EMPOHITJM OP PASHIOIT!
Edinburgh lor July is received.
This is one of the oldest of the Enid'sh
Reviews, and the contents of the pres
ent number are attractive: Life and
works of Thorvaldsen; Sir H. S. Maine
on iiarly Institutions: Mencius: The
Education of the Children of the State:
The Works of Thomas Love Peacock;
The Physiological Influence of Alcohol;
Geikie'sLife of Murchison: The Earlv
Kings of Norway; Lucrezia Boriria. En
gland and Russia in tbe Est.
Bcaefcipood for August is on our table.
No scholar can oflord to do without this
old and peerless magazine. You may
open a volume ot bound Blackwood
of twenty-five years ago, and it will in
terest you more than almost any other
work that old. The August number
contains part 4th of "The Dilemma."
an exceedingly interesting story, situa
ted in India. The situation of very ex
citing, being the beginning ot the revalt
of the Sepoys. Published by the Leo
nard Scott Publishing Company. 41
Barclay St., N. Y. "S
I he 1'opular Science Mon thbi for SeD-
tember is a good number. An article
on "Scientific Culture," by Josiah P.
Cooke, jr., Professor of Chemistry and
Alineraiotry in Harvard Colleae. is an
exceedingly interesting one so much
so that it has somewhat resolutionized
the settled convictions of one of the
ablest men in our town, on the subject
of thcrelative importance of teaching
the Classics and tho Sciences in our
schools. This magazine is always able
and no man can keep up with modern
scientific thought and culture without!
it. Published iu New York by T). An-
pleton it Co.
T't the Editor of the Herald and Mail:
We are pained to learn that our jolly
aldermen ol heavy weight, and alder
uianic proportions, while strolling along
commercial avenue, a few days sinco,
meditating on the beauties of na
ture, and gazing on the placid waters
of Helm's Branch, on their way to tbe
sea, met with a shocking accident by
the breaking ot a plank, which our hon
ored city father chanced to step on.
thereby causing him to have a violent
hemorrhage, but thanks to the kind at-
eution ol uis aiu'.ablo ladv, nel has so
far recovered, as to be on the streets
again. Moral aldermen of heavy caa
pactty should choose stout plank.
A( nVARIILY SI.AS lltR KEBl KElt.
Mrs. Adkins, wife of Mr. John Ad-
kius, apd daughter oiJ. Y. Ilrdison,
who removeJ troin thiscounty lo Obion
ast Autnuiu, died toe llb ot August,
with congestion; leaving her io;-inrj
husband, three children, and many re
stives and friends, to mourn tueir loss.
The husband, after losinghis wife, and
hiinssif and children ail being suk, got
aboard the cas and came to Columbia,
arriving there the iitli ol August, at
which time and place the youngut
of the children died. He, with the re
maining two, are with their relatives
n this vicinity, convalescing, yn iruiu,
he haa trials and atllictions multipli
ed upon hiu., ai4 ?.so merits and re
ceives our heartfelt syuipajh-'.
We have been ereuuauiy iuiouitu
that Mr. Patrick Martin, whose wile was
on a visit to her relatives and friends in
Maury a few days since, and started tor
her Iwme in Obion tbe 23rd ol August,
certainly die i ers cue arrived at home,
Wo have been imoruWu iat .. .
ierBfjhe arrived t
leen i'nVoruicI ll?
Derryberry's wile, who is a dau'gutev oX
S. H. Timmons, of this county, is in a
critical condition, and was expected to
survire but a lew days.
Elder K. t. seypj" ot JNastviile, as
sisted by Eld. Scoby. of Wui-frfieKporp.
has conducted, and closfd, an interes
ting and successful meeting at Old Las-
eaj resulting in 1" joining the church.
He W IWW eonuuciiDg a must luioim-
ting meeting ai 4piwcn. near itio ijett-
wich bridge on Duels rive..
Mrs. J. W. Adkisson is teat-mug
cal music at Lase-t. using Fillmore's
books. The Harp, Songs of Ulory, and
Hours of Song.
ilumforrl Oreen, col., says that
be has soy some "Ilungamblett"
(Hungarian) seed t,iu yr and it is
James Sowell, having lost several of
bis hogs re!entlv, was in search of tbe
same when be discovered some skulls
and blood under, on, and around his
straw rlcW. We understand that suspi
cion rests upon pnirv'ea apt filty miles
Last Sunday the regrocs bad another
wholesale "baptizing in Pumpkin
creek, near W. T. Almond's. They im
mersed Hon Ihe occasion, which num
ber having professed religion during
their recent meeting.
Tbe most laughable eirciimstanee
that we have been privileged to hear
recently, occurred at a village a few
weeks since on the raukhn and Lew
.Muxty drove Sw Rot Alwayn Truth
-l.rriincciis Kriortn About MInh
ll-il( Ilooyer Teslimonj- of Her
What is truth? This is a question ask
ed often it is said to have been unan-
werable until the introduction of the
iospol, since which time it is consider
ed that tbe veil is taken away, and
hat we now enjoy the full blaze of
I confidently 6sist that there is one
truth and that is, Miss TSelle Hoover
has bad Ovarian Dropsy some twelve or
fifteen months. Dropsy ot tbe ovary
u its ordin iry form consists ( I believe)
u the disease and enlargement of one
or more of the graapiu vesicles, or of
ova, which they inclose. The actual
condition of the dropsical ovary issub-
ect to much variety: sometimes there
is but one cryst, and this may be no big
ger than a pea, or is may be targe
enough to contain many gallons; its
walls may be tnin ana nexioie, or tbey
may be firm and half an inph or more
in thickness; lastly, the fluid contained
in tne cryst may oe inin or consistent,
limpid or glutinous and of various
tints, so that it may be colorless, green,
purple, red, resembling in appearance
pure water, white of an egg, jelly, ifcc.
The progress of Ovariau Dropsy is no less
fi ! wanting in uniformity sometimes it is
Very rapid, sometimes )) it ma ae
stro.V life in a lew monttis or it may
continue a mere burden, with scarcely
acy fatal tendency, for years. It is a
serious malady its grievances are
many: its issue is unpromising; in some
cases tiio fcsnpraj health is not injured
-this was Miss Belle's ease. Vhesjiova
are destined, under peculiar stimulus,
to build up the fabric of the body in all
its ports and qualities, and we may sup
pose that in consequence ol some unnat
ural morbid stimulus, perverted and
erring atioj may beset up and strange
products result, "then, ftain, it id nof
uncommon to find fat hair, chalesterine
teeth, and other bones, in the diseased
ovary even of virgins. Dropsy of the
ovary has not been known to commence
before the age of puberty; virgins and
tUrr'eii ana U-itfl y. ives are alike sub
ject to the disease. The' catemenia
sometimes entirely suspended,
sometimes not; it was suspended with
Miss Belle. This is plain language,
but fio crore;q tian the erring, shame
ful rejiorts about Miss Belle, by tm-tn
that knew nothing of hor condition.
This Ovarian Tumor passed off sponta
neously while under my treatment.
She is not entirely relieved, but con
yglwent. A. L. IIakkinotox, M. 1).
And everything usually kept ir. aurliue.
Our bakery Is In good order, enab.jng us to
give satisfaction to the most fastidious. , , '
W confidently hope to receive the cot
nued patronage of tbe old firm, aud favor
of the community at large.
October 16th tf. TUCKER & LATTA.
By virtue of a decree of the Chancery
Court at Columbia, rendered . at fts April
Term, 1875, In the ease of L. Mino Beutley,
et al., vs. 8. Jordan, et at., I will sell to tiie
highest bidder at the court-house door iu
the town of Columbia, on Saturday the 21
day of October, 1875, the following described
tract or parcel of land, to-wlt- Begiuuiug at
a stake In Carter's Creek just below Hun
ter's Mill running north 8S west 4S, i to
(2) double poplars, thence south fiti,51 chains
to a stake In the centre of the creek, thence
up the creek as follows; north east
chains south 71. east ti, Stj chains north 8
east Wii chains north 70" east 7 chains mirth
l&2 east 214 chains north 12 ' west 3X3 chains
north 37 west 10, (Kt chains north Kl$ east
217 chains north 42- east 423 chains north
10- east 2 chains north 1234 10, Ho chains
noith2o east 440 chains north 53; east
95 chains north 42 east 518 chains north
2434 east 530 chains north 4(i east 14 chains
north 31 east 5-tO chains to the begiuuinic.
containing about 189 acres, 3 roods .and 4
poles. Said land will be sold upon a credit
of one and two years except one thousand
dollars cash, notes with good security hear
ing Interest irom uayoi sale, lien retained
for payment of purchase money. Hold free
from the eauity of redemption. Sold .sub
ject to the Hen for the present yea-.
Aug. m, ,o-4W i . ii. tuurtit, u. M.
Bv virtue of a decree of the Chaneerv
Court at Columbia, Tenu., at Its April Term,
1875, in the case of J. W. Hodge, et a!., vs. J.
L. Baird.et al., I will sell on Saturday the
2d day of October. JS75, to the highest bidder
the following tract ot land bounded as fol
lows: Beginning at a small sycamore on the
west bank of Duck Kiver3ii links from low
water mark, D. J. Kstes' corner, thence
south 8M'i west 45 chains 88 links to a rock
27 links from busb on the west 2i links from
Ked oak on tbe northeast D.J. Est.es' corner
thence north east 35 chains 33 linlts to a
rock, White's corner,tbence north 75 east
13 chains 13 links lo a stake White's corner
thence south 10- east 1 chain 75 links pass
ing between twospringsto a bush White's
corner, thence north 71' 11 chains 52 links
to a rock on the bank of the river 3i links
from low water mark. White's corner.
thence up the river south 13 east 18 chains
and 20k1 east 0 chains south 28 east 5. 3s
chains south 41 east 4, 75 chains sontli 47
cast 8, 30 chains South 50!;3 east 5, 25 to
the beginning, containing 120 acres, 2 roods
aud 24 poles, reserving of an acre for a
graveyard, jhesame will be sold upon a
credit of six, twelve and eighteen months,
notes with good security with interest from
date, and lien retained to secure the pay
ment of purchase money; sold free from
the equity of rede"mption.
Aug. 27, 15 4w B. B. COOPER, C. i M.
When -You. .Travel
We would respectfully inform our customers ami pulilic generally that
Mrs. Bryant lias just returuep from New York with a largo ami carefully
selected stock of
Spring Millinery I
Dress Goods, IVeck Ties, Ilouch
es, Collars and Culls, Toi
let Articles and
ALSO, A SPLNEMD LINE OF
NVhieh we will sell as eheap as an von c. We resyeetfully wlk-it an exami
nation of our stock. We still koop on haml ami intik e on shortest noth f,
SHROUDS, ami will STAMP or PINK with promptness anv order -tended
to us. We have also on hand a large stock of (Setit'd llaLs and (tentt
Undeawear and Boy's Clothinc, which we will sell at cost, as we cannot han
dle such a stock to advantage. 6rr We respectfully solicit an examina
tion of our stock.
BRYANT & MILNER.
l.i ave Nashvilie for Memphis daily at
v:j. m.,:iint ariivnm al Mcnipius ..:!. a. m.
This route leaving Nashville at !W p. ra.,
arrive at Louis at. (:()( p. in., next day,
maicir.g -i(is' connections to all points,
VVt and North-west.
This is the hest route via Chattanooga to
all points South-east, the Virginia and
other celebrated springs.
June Jij.J.jj7j,-7iu. W. L. DANLEY,
April 2d. 1875.
L. W. BLACK.
w: J. MOURE.
By virtue of a decree of the Chancery
Court at Columbia, Tenu., rendered at its
April Term, 1875, in the case of Enoch V.
Uaskell vs. Thomas Gaskell, et al.; I will
sell on (Saturday, the 2d day ot October, 1X75,
the following tracts of land situated in the
!th civil district of Maury county. Tenn.,
bounded on the north by the lands of the
widow Tate, east by the lauds of Christo
pher Waters, Ronth by the lands of Byrd
Water, went by the lands of John Atkis
bou, containing altioone other tract
containing l;il acres and bounded on the
north by th land of Roseoe & butchinson,
entit by the land of the widow Tate ami
Atkinson, south by'Sparkman, and west bv
Cook. Younger and Parks. Said land will
be sold for S-vO cash , and the balance upon
one and two years time with note and eood
security, and free from the equity of re
demption, and a Hen retained to secure t In
payment of the purchase money. A plat of
said land will be tarnished on the day of
Aug. 27, 75-4W 1). B. COOPEK, C. AM .
31cGaw'H Oia !Stiml,
LIVERY AMD SALE STABLE,
JuIj Oj First Class Saddle and Harness Horses
OMNIBUSES AND CARRIAGES
To Meet All Trains
Tht-e Milld have ample teaiu i-owor to ran
11 lac time during-low water. Tbey are do
GENERAL MERCHANT AND CUS-I
B" Grain crround by wator for tho 8th
by wler - an.i. steam combined for the
ith. 'lhccihust market price paid for (train
at ail time?. MILTON T. INlSlihVj
I a ill
J. P. HERNDON,
t5oulli hide I"ubliciuare, Colum
"ronipt attention paid to Heutistrv iu all
its Branches, and satisfaction uuaraulecd.
Otlice.l oeavy'sUallery, Juuet-75-ly.
By virtue of a deoreo of the Chancery
Court at Columbia, Tenn., rendered al its
April Term; 1875, In the case of Rebeeca
Polk vs. W. P, Mftrtin, et al., I will sell at
court-house door In the town of Columbia,
to the highest bidder, on Saturday the 2d
day of October, 1875, the following described
tract or parcel of land, to-wit: si
9th civil district of Maury county,
Friday last, (iarrbt fcoorhjos
brought a wagon load of watermelons
to our city for sale. He stopped at John
Vows' grocery, and tried to sell them
the price being to much. Voss had lar
psr melons, and sold two to Gariet, for
Si ce.it pach, lilacing the same in hia
wagon he went ail 6ur flippy tryipg
to utrike "boiansta.' late iu the evenr
ing Ciarret pillod upin froutof the "lit
tle grocery around the corner," and paid
Voss 10 cents, saying that he had t sell
tho two he had loiight, and one ot his
o'-i. ta SS! his 1 cents hack. G irret
carried his Wag"'' oa.; zl "r.je'nn IrtiiL"
hack home, saying that ho would lend
them to his bogs Ixlorehe would "sacra
tioo melon Iruit" at such liottnm pi ices,
fohu Voss aivw that Uarret wants 20.0IH)
wateimelonsr -r which he will py
cents apiece, to lecd to bis hogs, which
when fattened, he intends to drive away
down South, in "Dixie's Land."
Mount Pleasant turnpike, bounded on the
pprt and eastt fcy S, M. ArnelJ, on theuouth
by WtiuoK. aud wont by uald turnpike.
containiu'31U acres, It being the same set
apart to said W.P. Martin by commissioners
in the case of Wade, et al., vs. Martin, et
al.. and described as lot No. 1 in said com
missioners' report, on which is situated t he
residence formerly occupied by the late
(ieorg M. Martin. deceased, and also Wm.
P. Martin's right of redemptlonin the above
described tract of land. The same will be
old on a credit oi six, twelve and eighteen
months, notes with good security with in
terest from day of sale, lien retained.
Aug. 27, 75-iw D. li. COOPEK, C. & M.
By virtue of a decree of the Chancery
Court at Columbia, Tenn., rehdered at its
April Term, 1875. In the case of Asallardi
so);, administrator, c, vs, Wm. Holcomb,
et al., l will sell to the highest bidder at the
court-house door in the town ot Columbia
Tenn.. on Saturday the 2d day of O'to.
ber, 1S7S, the following described tract or
parcel of land lying in Maury county, civil
distrid No. bounded and described as fol
lows, to-wit: On the west by Jerry Cheek,
south by Henry T. Osborne, east, by Bon
Crawford, auq went by th lands ttf Thomas
Amis, containing 90 acres more or less. Said
land will be old on a credit of one and two
years, except the sum of 420(1 to be paid in
cash, notes with fcood security with inter
est, -nd lien retained for payment of the
Aug. 27, '75-fw V. 1!, COOPJSK. C. A M.
By virtue of a decree of the Chancery
t'onit at Colombia, Tenn rendered at its
April term, 1875, in the case of 1). IS Cooper,
Receiver, vs. John Oil breath, et al., I will
sell tin Saturday, the 2d day of October,.
Ip75, U,o toliuWiiiM tract ot lanii to t ne high
est bidder, at. the court-house door in Ihe
town of Columbia, Tennessee, contain
ing about seven and one-half acres, and is
situated in the 2t)th civil district, Maury
county, Tennessee, and bounded on the
west by James i. Voorhles, on the north by
James' H. Ashton, on the east by (i. B.
Is'eyils, and on the south by IJHvlil MiiCaw.
iaiu land will ijC 11 on a credit ol six and
twelve mouths, with two good securities
beaiini; interest from day f sale, aiid a lien
retained to secure the payment of the pur
Aug. 27, '75-liw 1). B. COOPKH, C. : M.
lillUIW HIM!. CUSTOMERS .
South niu Street;
MRS. M. RUTTLE
, 1 will oo nt ume
assort ment of
ta lwep on hmid a goo
Havig determined to cloae up
sell goodf only
my books and
By virtue of a decree of the Chancery
Court at Columbia; Tenn., rendered at its
April triil. Ia7ii, in tfce'ease or Mryv),
Kark vs. J.1J. P. Andrews, et al., I will bull
on Saturday, the. 2d day of October, to the
hmhttst bidder nt the court-house dHii in
Columbia, tlie following described tract and
parcel of land situated in tbe 2tth civil dis
trict of Maury county, Tenaessee. eit t he
waters of Duck River, and bounded on the
north bv Josebh Nicholson, east ly Mary
ami MhrVna lianxurri, soiiln by John UHlas
pie, and west by John Little; said tracl . emi
taining KOacjes. said land will be sold for
fclno cash and the tialance upon one and two
years credit with approved seeuriry, with
interest, from date, and a lien retained to
secure the payment of the purchase money.
Sold tree from theequityof redemption.
Aug. 27, '75 4w D. B. COOPEK, c. & X.
And other' "Stylo vehicles that cannot bo
beat iu style and prices.
Mr. JOHN (JAU'i'NKU will continue in
charge of t lie
And Mr. ROBKIIT BUTTKR WORTH, ol
Nashville, in the
TSIUMINa Si FINISEINa EEPAKTMZNT
From this day.
All my Ctomers are rciuested to call and
make immediate settlements, as I cannot
grant further indulgence. J will will sell
We are prepared to do all kinds repair
ing at reduced prices; our motto being
promptness and neatness. Will keep on
hand a good assortment of
Low Figures !
We are also prepared to do repairing on all
kinds of Farm Implements and Machinery
Persdbs wishing to bay or have work done,
wijl find H tgtheir interest to
. i Hi i ;..'. -
Jan. fc'75-ly W. H. FARIS.
A- P1. Hughes, Jr.,
A TT011NE Y-A T.LA W
ANDMILINERY at greatly reduced prices
BELOW COST FOll CASH.
Be sure aud call aud see my stoek before
purchasing, as we will try aud suit you.
Remember the plate,
OLD UNION BANK,
South .side of West Market .Street
N.B. .-tamping in all it branches done
inbes style and at short notice. Thankful
fori st liberal patronage ami hope by a
str -i adbearance to business to continue
the same. M. H.
KOBT. M. McKAY. H.P- r KiiJERS,
Columliia, Tenn. , ormeriy i r rDim, imu.
?I( KAVA I'KI ICICM,
Will practice in Maury and adjoining
counties. Prompt attention given to
necs eutrusted to them.
Office-Whitthorne Block, up-siaim.
s'. jL Ir I TO H IX EQUITY,
Peileru I Court, at Nashville. Special atten
tion given to collections, includinii all
clasfes of claims against United States iov
eruiuent. april 2-75-ly.
ztAU4Z CHAS. N. WALKER,
W. (. (ioi.ioii, cipii).!ainant vs. jamen
Vestal, et ai defendant.
I n 1 1 (is cause ii appearinti fiom.couiplaiu
an"..'si bill,-which is sworn t, tbat J nines
Vestal i.- a non-resident of the i-'tate of
Tennessee.sot hat t he-ordinary prK:essif law
eauuol he served on him ; it is therefore or
dered by mo that publication be made for
four consecutive weeks in the Herald and
Mail, a newspaper published in Columbia.
Manrv (iiiniv; Ti-nncssee, recjuiiing said
noii-ie-sidciifs lo be and appear belore t le
next Chancery eoi.rt, on Ihe first Mon
dav in Oet.. 1 ", and plead, answer or de
mur to complainant's bill, or the vame will
be taken for con iesscd as to them, and sot
fol hearing exparte.
Aug. li, 1S75. 1. B. COOPEK, CAM.
(Successor to D. C. llKbM,)
North-West Corner Public Hquare,
RKHPKCTFULI'i soiiciiMiue pHiroiiae in
the former customers of the house, and
would be thankful to all wno may cnoosc
to pat.roiii7.e liiiu in mis nis niii nnuipi io
do business for himself. My motto will be
Ut'sell cheap for caJtn, auu i asii oinv, ami
my friends will take no offense it I retime
their credit af1r this timely notice. lr. I.
C Helm will remain in tne nnnne ki mi an
prescriptions In the most careful sty leot the
art-and I hope by strict attention to busi
ness, that 1 may l''eaeyou all
Nov. 21. 1874. -tt. CHAH. N, WALKtK.
Having a full supply of pure Hprlmzwator
Ice, am prcpaireil to furnish consumer or
dealers at reduced rates. Thorn! wishing lo
Ite supplied by t he season will do well lo
leave I -sir orders soon. Ice will be dellT
cred inivc city without cxtrH cliarge.
april 9-, K. W. AMItlK
First Natonial Bank
Of I'olniiibln, Iruu.
T. W. Keesee, .1. B. Childress, T. II. Mains.
J. M. Towler, 1.. Kilerwm, J. H.
Thoiuaa John Frlersou
Receives deposils, deals) ill foreign and
domestic exchange, gold, silver aud gov
Collections made ami remitted for on day
of payment at current rales n( exchange.
Kaveuuo sUnups lor sale.
J. II. CIIIIJHtKSH
LlM'll'S Fill mtsoff. Cashier.
Soulli JIIhIh Slrrrl,
Deanl, fl per 1MJ. .
Crr)eii, lini'L'ix or uditle fcors
lI'licatl'ia to tLe prcprii'ter, I
JAMES Ik ooe&t. :
'ellinil.l. J. I IK73. '
Vhl. fcil II J ILK T'H .
MONUMENTS AND TOMBSTONES.
All of tho best Italian Marble.
Also, I liavo tho Attest stylos of Ieeif(ii.
KJT All work as cheap a" can le done els
hero. Manufactory on West Main nlrt
near the Inxlilnle. mb'iKjl
W. C. Shoppard,
(ifrn-r -J-lemliig'" new hlwt, riarden atrwk
nemlv epnlt tli Prenl.ytorUn rhtirrh.
I kW-p -ifiaianltjr en band a full slot k nf lontla.
lalxeiK, iai aiel ! il i 1 1 - f r lh month anil (nrna;
all r.-c'iiiiiiicicl.-d liy Hi" Uuitwl Btatea dental Me
t uiiuo. Call aud see in.
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