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Mr. James M. Sprott ai J. \C~il oht'k
nied'2 t. hc'o c C aniillatS for tier ol.
THE "GLORIOUS FOURTH."
how It was Celebrated in Mauuiiing
and Surroundings.
Every eite. town and hamilet in the lnited
States, anl' m:ny p'i.iCes across the ocean,
ethlbratal the National holiday---the one
hundred antl nii ineit:enth year of Aniri'an
ilndep.'nde nrce.
Manin''g was not an exeptin.
light aind early last llurstla all man
rep of vehicles 'were dashinrg backward
anti forwatr. gathering up merry groups
n"-. oat of to. a to celebrate the .glorious
fourthi."
The plea:,ure-seekers were divided into
t.vo p'tarties--ne going to lirewington lake,
anird the other to'a picnic given under the
I auspices of the Manning Guards at the
residence of Mr. Jamies E. Davis, about
:r' n t ilesftrotu town.
We told that t: e who attentd tLe
pien'i at Ur:w i*''tot eio yd tihen."vl'( S
Wet i: td he p .::.i-ar i our daye's outing
at ith Guards ' ini, and when we pa*'
town: wth t "old lady" and our
crowti (t little v usters in one(' of Thioriws
1:a liadhuen' f.nlvl 1.ainted1 twn:-horse
wa-;on, toe whiomu we 1t:15ed niight have
e'"n: to the onlio.tn that the editor a nd
his fanilt werp t..in t ine pitio the benie
ilt of a tfatnintie p ar ade. for -.-a turntt t
was i pr f diffe rent colored muules
hitched to a btig wagon I ,int'd green. red,
v'iiw and van'ou's othter colo1s ; our dir: vr
was coa blalk c'ton ; the' we adi a little
vei llmeC "nig:ger" w\ith r s, and.( anl eb~ony
itnl das ei, w-ihilo had charge of our litle
rit1ltdd oy. ani right by her was the
- '1I .-. Were it not that wt l:ira."ly
d.o ('u hatE o1' foithing to vat e'
wotu,1 :tav tha:t lo-r hair wast redl, too. Thon
u v i-it aIll thet other elilditni sone witi
r'd lair and 'Oiie whose. hair is inlt red :
bit what ve would like to say i- that l many
high col rs t1'. i'.pres(e'nte i in our tvrn
out.
On arriving at the place where the fe-s
tviies w re to be we fonnd tha t a large
rowi h-l preceded us. and l "re, there
... , v r-.hr couldl be seen: the and
. : .n d - o f t h e g a r
.1;.!t.a:er pace in th. cuntV than
tt. l ..utini itiris s' rnd't. nTg Mt.
1,t' i '' '. c 'ii. I tot h e b 0 -
l a i . this : . and 1l n t titfi t h rgi
tt.w.i tit., w:Un a nt l ch1il-iren i -
hi:" n 'g i''- t , ::r" and :nt - ( .at 'i t-,w
:1:. i : t. .ewe ..way r eret:o i havin:,
L LI pes.
E.. : :n:her tf the: cO:np it:.y" a itd
i~ t nte o it to n teitain t' guesto
:n. .I: i i tl, 1' erform this dutr.
h tiet di' ot differ itroi othi
1,ienic t _ .pt tht ti one l;.l1 a milit::ry{
:.. .:t- att .:the t .ua l etheis the
' C ti: t t.;s sitnt lis.a'i ' tnoyimeanot t
In tl. be :o::i! : :r 2a ion n ny , f th n
t:.,:i. 1 1.ni.e t rtmaie to go-.ipo and
1.t1 the 1.i~ the nl frm he swindowhsi
a,.i' piaa, doie inti th i t yad under
t htie inagra ien:. o:dl: I' to e ed. poa'
J.nG. ad-edwti an ca to hLt e:nu
: .:...i:.ve t1 ,t::: 4' a rt': t hel:: i e. I
t th - rc haie men -nrd s -n to for;. t :.
't i n it . i.sw " -. t t'ali d kg to the girl,
brt a sigh t c.:h i the cleain: of a
thrst., un :n a wmdt V.' tht wout serve as
mf ier andra' alt cause aut ant-o
ii d h- i bega to b t ot, <-artdergen ta
.e:.i,! v e r ang t->p t their thinkit
.. r~ait tito bor to man uacitre at .riat
,; : t' t l whien tim Psrat e o vrt
uhe :u Ce it cso:ae: froth their wives
eurtus tit" ils t e o i
\':' .h in t :n o u til the ie
;. Itt:i \ie, : the emi:: i to: autt.e on oxf '
. i.. .-.w l, a :t. ti ' , in! tit0'11 f L h
ho..I. t th See de i l+1 it h t 1' :.
... a tlur the ppile :. cat bre.ith atu
- \\ who t:,,.ht ;.: to the( taba. lirst.
ih:t A wire four in n:nblr, miki
I. Ituar~e ud:l aCanopy of oalks, whichl
ltuitap' ae a nd:i: through' wihicth
tht. gent s ur winds paLe ' m'usie. to
ccianyl teo the rattle f the: plates, kndue
nie to eat band~~ theuri, ogeher wth
a connat te of laie. a to i hat rti n
was laingit for I'ttent ion, andi when1 a !
irst set el back to 0ake roo Oiore another,
cv.prarancei; but n shorthie the com-t'
thei danni on b:i 1 h ii wy.i t croda
Thit ras repleatd four time. nd stil
Dhe iwa' zds alnt ,left t' fee as :nny
moet'.tw.tdi'thitid :.ft th fac im et Ino.
J. i i'. Ikkithi' [nown hto 'me been ath
s vn.d tak-s, an there ere to o'.thler
miite of te go .pel t helpi h'i, be
sih1. dtro A,'(tthedi:. ou1 r.Dc
Dai iteeter an dpid aien rvc
The in~onde wli] wai kptbudl.a
wok l vt~o quenc the thirsay t of the
was onth gr-otunds.I'Eia gn h t
ilfier a'. n in-ani io Co pab ot an hour)0
the' dru eganii' t.I'eo betan Srgeant
n::t~din th boys to i in." and her
ther can~eafro t v:- dietion- s"o~inc frorn
the pretty il '.tey were promenil']ain
tlro' a 'rill it bot' the 'ield 1move-4.
:1nsaa h ~na fam.Teby
diimdweladteewssteo ht
THE FARMERS' CLUB MET
LAST SATURDAY.
h'lle Manning Farmers' Platform Demo
cratic 'lub met last Saturday afternoon as
ordered by the county executive comn
uittee.
The club was called for the purpose of
selecting imanagers f -r the primary election
and to appoint one manager for each of the
-onservative clubs in this town. The
managers seh-eted for the Reform club are
Messrs. W. T. Touchaberry and W.
J. Rawlitson and a Conservative
manager and clerk. Mr. J. F. Brad
han was selected to represent the Reform
ers at the Clarendon Club and Mr. Louis
Appelt to represent them at the Manning
clubl.
The meeting was very harmonious and
and the disposition among the members
was to not endorse any candidates for
the present as they preferred hearing those
who expect to he candidates before making
a -election.
The einb slhowed a disposition also to
support one Conservative. and we believe
if a rman of the Conservative faction whose
polttica! contse has not been obnoxious to
the .l,-formers. will announce himself a
can'lidlate. an'' he favors white supremacy,
t osti d and free schools, he is al
most sure to receive the almost solid sup
port of the '"Farmers' Club." which is the
lartest in the county.
The e rty Democratic executive corn
mitiitee- ordered all the Democratic clubs to
assemble on the 6th instant, whleh was last
Saturday, and neither one of the two Con
servative clubs in this town met nor did
their offiers call their resprcetive clubs to
gether.
Wrhether this is an indication that they
do not intend to recognize the authority of
the county committee we cannot say, but if
sneh is their purpose we can say it does
not riet with the approval of all the mem
l ers of tlese clubs. \Vhen the Democratic
executive conriittee met and issued in
structions for the clubs to meet on the 6th
instand the neeting was composed of seven
IRe-fornrs nird five Conservatives, and the
ords r to aissenile the Cibs was adopt-d
withou' a d is-etLtig voice.and further, the
resolution leaving the voters unhampered
that they might v ,te for whom they saw
fit was steconed by a Conservative and
adapted unanimously. Therefore, we do
not understand why the Conservative fac
tion declined to assemble their elubs I.t
S.turdary. It looks to us as if
sone 'of theim do not intend
t. ha'v'- anything to do with the pri
mary and that they are preparing them
selves to jain in with Stove.Peddler Car
son's committee to snake a tight in the
general election. Bit we are s-atisfied that
many of th.e Conservatnes will not counte
:ia, any fight in opposition to the re
gulir nominees
The primary comes off on the 30th day of
this month antd there is no time to lose:
wo would adviso the Reforners that if they
wish to support a Conservative as a urel:
her of the constitutional convention they
nmn't not lose any time in finding him:
:tnd if they :ind the man they want and he
will not become a candidate because his
faction will take no part in the primary.
then nomicata a fnii ticket of Reformers
tsrl el-et themf, and tire Conservatices
shonhl rot cmplain.
Tl.'rg is no time to lose, and we think
that those who expect to be candidates
-lool.r annou nce themselves and their po
dtion' in reg-ird to the public questions
right away. If a man is so situated that
he cannot rtttn .1 the campaign meetings to
talk to the peopl.. then let him nut his an
'oneemnt in the TIrEs and we will al
ow himu the use of orr columns to give the
1ille his views.
To prevent pale and delicate children
front lap ing into chronic invalids later in
in life, they shruld take Ayer's Sarsaparilla
Lgether with plenty of wholesome food
ntl out-door exercise. What they need to
build up the system is good rnd blood,
P75 THE LUCKY NUMBER.
Walter Newell Won The Manning
Times Prize Machine.
THE MIANNING TIEs prize machine wris
Irawn for last Thursday at the Mlanning
jrrards' picnic, and was wvonr by Walter
Cwell, a colored oma living near Foreston.
1he lueky number wvas 9I75, rand last Mon
ay New'-ll came up to Mlanning and re
:eived his prize.
The ma chine is a handsome one, oak.
iLishe1, with six drawers, and its milI
'rceiso5 It is a machi ne Tuonfmiacture I
ythe New~ Home SewIng Slachine Com-.
'vny ar~d guaranteen first-class in every
We e.xpect to have ainother dIrawing for
bris'mas mnd now i5 a good time to sub.
rbe. You get your money's worth in
Ii'H tANNING T.I.ES alo'ne, anrd itf von are
s lucky as Ne-.ell was you will get a v.du
ble1 prize be' ides.
ThIe rdraw ig last Thnrsdlay was conduict
ad in the pr.-sence of hundreds of people
t. was b. ielutely bair, as all who wit
essed it will testifv. The number was
t ten bv i. J. G. Bleckwith, at our re
uest, whro plaiced it in an envelope and
se''ed it. '. he envelope containing the
arube'r was aifterwrirds turnred over to Mis
Annie Sprirtt. of .Jordanr, whro opened it
nd hreld it wh:ile hr'r little sister Louise
r'w thre tiek,' ts fromt a bat. Afte r drraw
in h-ig' numrrber of tickets number 975
as reached and Miss Annie announced
thL t was the lucky numuber. On tire re
verse side of the slip 'ontiaining the num
her was plainly written tire name W~alter
Nwell, whlo was declared thre winner, and
aur subscription list shows thre winner to
have beenr a six m<,tithrs' subscriber, rand
herefore be got a $1j5 nmeihinre tor the
stall snm of s~'venty-live cents. 'Tis bet
r to he born luc.kyv that rich.
'o pre-vent the hardenring of the subcuta
uueons tissues of' the scaly and the oblitera
tin of the hair follicles. whlich cause bald
nress, use Haill's Hair llenewer.
DEMOCRATIC EXECUTIVE COM
MITTEE.
IbooMs IDEaocRATr.c ExEcUTnvE CoM ,
t'LAi:ENDoN COUNTY.
Mlanninig, S. C.. .July 1th, 189~>.
Tar u:embers of the County Demnoeratic
Execntive Ciormmrittee will meect in the
Cort House in .\anning on .\rlndy, 15th
in4:intt at 11 o'clock a. am. TIhis meeting
has been called to attend to iuaitters of vital
iilortance" to tire Democratic J-arty of'
Clar. nd~onr count". :rnd it is very import-int
that there is a Itil iattendance. 'Thre mrer
ers if the comitrlttee will come preprired
to arn I in the names of the managers of
ti-c eiect1inn sdecd by the varions clubs
whether tire satne w.rs done on tihe 0t'n
insar.t or sincre. By' rorder of
Jauizs E. DAvis.
D. J1. 1r:.LOtn. Co. Chairman.
Secretar'y.
A good appetite arnd refreshing sleep tare
>e0ssetial to health of min1 a nd body, and
it:b se are giviui by Hood's Saisaparilla.
PLEASED) WITH SANTEE RE
FORMERS' SUGGESTION.
EronT'i Tnsr Mt.NNING TIE:--In your
hs: week's issue I was glad to see that
sme 'tne had taken enough interest in the
c.min g constitritional con vention to suig
t a tielo't for the preOph: to conisider. arndr
I tink thart '" 't e 1l'-fo rmer" was ftn.
1 .':-- ir is selectin of i'i n. Tire names
ofa *our of th e'ir goth-nen mirentiorred by
i ..ubl inrd 'i iavorable' response from
1 me a d " aints e 1 Reoiie'. "' coiU mmunica
tin a t the' p'ot oilice as 5. r as tihe TIES
a.e nd ther e was p'resent at least
tw ntv tire fariuers. Eac onie of theta
g-v - s their opinlirn tha~t "Sanitee Re
iori'r" 'A a le ivel-btteade fellow, and had
tae a wise selecion.
It t'ise' "enth-meni, M\essrs. D. J1. Brad
ham.i .Iroseph F bI. inbarne. 'James M. Sprott,
adr J. W. lKennaedy will causent to beconme
'aridates i air sure Donglais township
w: ivt ine a huearty suppor't.
--"'tetelformur'rs" references to lion.
JTo'eph F~.hame aire trrue and t imtely.' I
kn'w bim to be as irne as steel, and be hras
always been so. He bylongs to the Conser
Vtive factioni. tut at the samlie time lie nev
er has nror nevir will allow factionaol differr
(enis t' rake himti go b.rwk on the preople
t is own rece. I was hr the armyv with
Joe Rhiinime. arid be was therin as ire i.-> now,
ai man ot decided convictions arnd with a
strong level Lead. DoUGLAs ~OTEni.
SANTEE REFORMER COR
RECTED.
Editor Manning Times: My at
tention has been called to an art iclIC
appearing in the Times, of the ;d
instant, under the head lines: "A
Strong Ticket Suggested," and
over the signature of -Santee Re
former."
I duly appreciate the honor of
being mentioned in said article as a
suitable person for election as a
delegate the Constitutional con'en
tion ; it is proper, however. under
the circumstances, for me to rectify
a few little errors which the writer
of the article, has, doubtless. tin
consciously made.
I am No-i in favor of any en
largement of the exemptions now
covered by the homestead law of
this State, but I am, as I expressed
myself publicly to that effect in
SS6, heartily in favor of leaving
the homestead provision alone, and
letting the law concerning it. re
main as it nowv stands: 'T'here a e
abundant reasons to support this
view of the subject.
I am not entitled to the credit
given me by the writer of said ar
ticle, of standing by the County
Chairman during the day of elec
tion in 189o, as he never asked me
to remain at the polls, nor did lie
ask my assistance during the day,
except, perhaps, to ask my opinion
once or twice concerning eleccion
matters. Please publish the fore
going. JOSEPH F. RHIANuE.
Manning. S. C., July 8, IS95.
Few umeicines have hell their ground
so successfully as Ayer's Cherry Perttoral.
Dering the past fifty years it h is been the
most popular of all cough cur s ond the de
mand for it to-day is greater than evi r be
tore. Promnpt to act and sure to cure.
HIS REASONS FOR OPPOSITION.
Silver, S C , July 9, 1893.--Ed itor Tinmes:
I want to ask von to urge upon your real
ers the necessity of being careful who they
vote f >r to r-present thetu in the Constita
tional convention. There is a ciass of aln
who as long as they are being favored with
office are all right, but just let thent ie:-t
with defeat, and they become sore and go
about complaining and snarling at the very
teen who hive alw.ys stood by themi.
Of the nuen to b" seleett-d to represen t
s115 dlo not let ns ttake the iistike ot' se
lecting one who is till nursing the sor - of
detest.
I arn tild th::t the Panol. cib at its
ai.,eting last S:turday pa.sed a resllution1
aiski.g a certain ge-ntlen:m to becon'
eandiuate, and I won.lered, dil the lit-l
bers of that club eves hear that gentitni.:i
talk since the last pri:nary election ? Why,
the bitterest atiti in the county was not
more severe against the Reftonu lead- rs
than he, and if he has not changed his
position, he is one that has always beeii in
favor of abolishing the hoiuestead law so
that what little property it man has can bi
snatched away by his crenitors.
I do not think the people of this county
are willing to vote fur a wan who is 0,.
posed to protecting our wives and children
froti the greedy grasp of the merciless
creditor.
Mr. Elitor, I havs always voted for this
gentleman because I regarded him i very
able man, but I now prefer taking for mine
one not so able, and who will represent
iue and niine. I have no faith in a lnan
who will cuss (ont his side beeanse sonme
other fellow beats him in a race, and if the
gentleman inv'ited by the Panota elab to
"Meome a candidate does becomne one I w il
pred:Vt his ignominions defeat. His owvn
clnb wtill sit dow.n upon him worse thanI
it did in the last primary.
Why should he not be defeated ? He has
:one nothing to show the people wihere he
stands e'xcept to sni1fie abont the injustee
duene himi by 'Tillmian and other trusted
caders of the Ilef'orm mlovemen~ft. I senid
ut a warning to our Reformii-rs to let sucb
political hacks alone. SIrvER.
Grov'e's Tasteless Chill Tonic is a perfect
Maisriai Liver tonic and Blood puritier.
Removes bilionsn ess without purging. As
peasant as Lemon Syrup. It is as large
s any .iollar tonic and retails for 50. cente.
'o get the genuine ask for Groy1's. Sold
n its merits No enire. no pay. For sale
y Loryea, thle Druggist.
THEY REPUDIATE THE STATE11ENT.
I a TIEs :-Iiease say for us that wve are
not advocating Worman's Suffrug,-, as en
r neously state in the Lake City Newsand
he Florence Tinias. It was published
without our sancncnu or auuthiority. Rte5pect
fully,
Miss Camn Lixao.
Siiss ID.A liol~iEns.
No Fun About Bucking Bronchos.
"Many people have an idea that to
ride a bucking broncho is the cowboy's
delight, but they're badly mistaken.
There's no fun in it. When a thor
oughbred rears and prances there's
no jar in it, and I rather like to have
one do it if I am riding. But when a
broncho bucks and jumps into the air
and comes down stiff legged, with his
feet planted together, that jars ev
ery bone in the rider's body, ospecial
ly his backbone, and is apt to make
him feel pretty sick in short order.
"My first experience with a buck
ing broncho cured me of the idea that
there was fun it. I had read that the
cowboy always locks his spurs under
the broncho's belly at such times, and
so I did the same. Well, the spurs
went through the horsehair cinch,
and the broncho kept bucking so long
as they st-aid there. I couldn't get
them out till two men came to help
me.
"The proper thing to do wvhen a
broncho bueks is to keep your spurs
away from him, balance yourself for
ward or backward in the saddle, ac
cording t~ the way he jumps, and
grip him well between your knees.
You have to let him buck till he gets
tired of it or finds he can't get you
of."-San Francisco Bulletin.
Thte Final salute at A ppomattolX.
There occurred a curious incident
of which no mention is made in the
books which have treated of the clos
ing scenes of Appomattox. The mus
kets of the Confederates were allowed
to remain stacked on the field. The
grass caught fire in some way, and
was allowed to burn. So suddenly
had the fighting ceased on the morn
ing of the 9th that thousands of the
pieces were left loaded.
As the flames of the grass crept
along the line of stacked muskets the
guns were heated to the firing heat,
and soon there was incessant pop
ping. The balls went up into the air
almost straight until the force of the
discharge was spent and then dropped
down. To this day the field of sur
render is strewn with these bullets,
and so little has Appomattox been
visited that the balls are easily found.
This firing of the muskets by the
burning grass was the only salute
that accompas jed the surrender.
When Lee had received Grant's terms
and accepted them, the firing of 100
guns in token of victory was begun,
but Grant quickly stopped it,-St.
Loui Gobe-Demoat.
THE PALAIS ROYAL.
Founded by a Cardinal. Inhabited by Kin ;=
and a Revolutionary Hotbed.
A building typical of Paris is the
Palais Royal. This series of build
ings, with its theaters, restaurants,
shops, galleries and gardens. is quite
an epitome of Paris. Founded by a
cardinal, inhabited by kings and oc
cupied by republicans. it has in its
time played many parts.
The Palais Royal was destined to
be the birthplace of more than one
revolution. It was here that the great
movement of 17S9 and the minor one
of July, 1830, began. The revolution:
of July seems, in the first instanh:-.
to have been intended simply as a
protest, an act of resi:t:me agaiuts
arbitrary measures, and in particul r
against the muzzling of the pr-s to
such an extent as to render it imy,:
sible under modern conditions to pub e
lish a newspaper. *
The celebrated ordonnances ii(l
the immediate effect of thrown:t a
multitude of journeyman printr
out of work, and it was by these n. en
that in one part of the city the insur
rection was commenced. With them
the question was not a political one
in theory alone. It was a question
whether they should get the hateful
ordonnances repealed or remain with
out work-that is to say, starve.
July 2G passed off very calnly in
Paris as a whole. At the Palais
Royal, however, some young men
were seen mounting chairs, as for
merly Camille Desmoulins had done.
"They read The Moniteur aloud,"
says a witness of the scene, "ap
pealed to the people against the in
fraction of the charter and endeav
ored by violent gesticulation and in
flammatory harangues to excite in
their hearers and t':.nselves an ap
petite for agitation." The most ac
tive section of the bourgeoise went
to work on the 27th, and nothing was
left undone to stir up the people.
Three papers had submitted to the
ordonnances from conviction or from
party spirit, but The Globe, The Na
tional and The Temps, which defiant
ly continued to appear, were profuse
ly circulated.
The police order of the preceding
day forbidding their publication only
served to stimulate curiosity. Copies
were disposed of by hundreds in the
cafes, the read.ng rooms and the res
taurants. Journalists hurried fron
manufactory to manufactory at j
from shop to shop to read the article
aloud and comment upon them. In
dividuals in the dress and with the
manners and appearance of men of
fashion were seen mounting on stone
posts and holding forth as professors
of insurrection, while stwents pa
raded the streets armed with ca es.
waving their hats and crying, "Vive
la Charte !"-Old and New Paris.
A Witty Reply.
Mr. Leland tells a story of Thacke
ray in America. There :a:s a very
beautiful lady in Boston whom the
great novelist much admired and to
whom he presented two magnificent
bronzes. Having dined one eveniug
at her house, he said as they entered
the dr-awing room, " Now I suppose
that, ziccording to your American
custom, we shall all put our feet up
on the chimney piece?" "Certainly.
replied his hostess, "and as your legs
are so much longer than others, you
may put your feet on top of the look
ing glass," which was 10 feet from
the ground. Tuackeray's remark
looks rather like one of his sly iron
ical allusions to the exaggerations of
Mirs. Trollope, but Mr. Leland tells
us that he was offended at the retort.
"and showed it."-Jenness M1iller
Mionthly._________
Zulu "smel-lers Ou:t."
News has been recei ved here from
ulultnd to the eifect that 12 Zulus
ave been sentenced to dleath for the
participation in a murder which w~as
iscovered by their peculiar practice
f "smelling out." WVhen the chief
s ailing or c'attle are sick, or any un
xplained misfortune overtakes the
raal, the inhabitants aro made to
eat themselves in a great circle, and
he sorcerers of the trile, after the
>erformance of certain hideous rites,
iscover the one who. by means of
harms or the practice of black magic,
as brought the evil upon them. Him
r her they touch with a wand, and
he touch is equivalent to a sentence
f death. In this case the murderers
smelled out are alleged to have put
heir victims to death by means of
slow poison.-London Telegraph.
Sympathy Vorbus Flattery.
When the heart is breaking from
an old love, there is apt to be a crevice
hrough which a new attachment en
ers and wholly heals the fracture.
Women are prone to be sentimental
and sympathetic. A man they might
ot ordinarily admirec or esteem may
arouse their profound interest by ap
pearing to be wretched- Then their
pity is in danger of becoming passion.
I anm so unhappy," fronm a man's
ips, has per-haps inflamed as many
feminine hearts as the most ardent "I
ove you." Many persons think they
eed sympathy when all they want
s flattery. -Junius Henri Browne in
entury. ___
The Power of Ihabit.
Take "habit" to pieces, and you
ill see how difficult it is to destroy
t in name or nature.
H-abit, still remains.
Ha-bit, still there.
Hab-it, still stays.
Habi-t, not "t" totally gone.
ams Horn.
A Freiaht Car Scent.
The amateur fun man was on a
rain with his wife, and she was askc
ng him a great many questions.
"Just seeC those freight cars, Hen
y," she sail. "There are dozens of
hem, and fronm all parts of the coun
ry. I should think they would get
ost."
'-They do, dear," he replied pleas
amtly.
"How do they ever fid themi'
"Oh, that's easy enough," he re
plied, with a superior- air, '"they simu
ply followv their tracks.' - Detroit
ree Press.
The social Whirl .in Arizona.
Arizona is coming to the front in
ociety matters. We scarcely recov
r from our- astonishment at the
tartling details of the Moqui snake
ance when the Navajo corn dance
s flung before the bewildered public,
ad as it gasps for breath the scent
f the Tucson onion social tills its
ostrils, while quickly following its
outh is filled with Pr'escott's pump
in pie party, with outside districts
yet to ham, fo.- P,-sct Courier. I
ialhcs That I igur.
Q c i- the , a tl
i fro i a . 11:t ii b-e tran
me tl- i :.:. ;r+': h!l as (" he :me a :n: Jion:dt
p :)7 h n . 7 1o 1 e:e ii l
(neJtll~ y he l::t_. Tli ie r
trined o ') >1 thron.:- r :ular btitles
andi" are r"e:td ari!wy fo~r the
p-urplo-e. .ahile the 11:-ru _ t:, e':.iht
themto 1e ;oeral1.ahie i ared
(ut-,::dbi:salr ut of
m' ner iVtU *th ral eicrS
y :. , tfU them'%_' wer 'pr'ent1 to
n:y the cig of
eulers= ar:st ..t a. .ll remaralei'. Dut
1 w a, r. hi:-'' l'':t t -tlwr r t-:h
lin a h t of eahoh:.o vnif cn e
Tb: v is a.umuun n glts
t::'- E:' --re:'.ture b b-c me Iud ny
2C.',. -1j TV p7>SIl)I
Thi ei1 and te w lle
b ii u ite a
liim; a ( l:a frill ruui( the (thro-at,
ps::ne n thsae art':: :1)
it n r .:...d I.r.u at its rea. lr
re placed tugtie' i1 a tan:., t~hey
rush at each other with the utlo't
fury. The battle is kept on until one
is killed or t)ut to fiig4ht, but not an
til they are entirely separated (oes
the victor shut his gaudy fins, tha t,
like flags of war, are never lowered
until peace has been declared.-Pitts
Lurg Dispatch.
Pictures of Life In Old Egypt.
Among the most interestirg of the
photographs and drawings of the
paintings andi sculptures in the rock
tombs at El Kal (or Nekheb, as it was
formerly e lled), are those which il
lustrate the daily life of the ancient
Egyptians 0u- B. C. and later.
There you can SO meIn m hunting and
fishing. making in , harvesting
corn, plowing and hoeing, cooking
and soon. There are representat:ons
of funerals and merrynmakings, with
dancng girls and musicians, boating
on the Nile, and so forth. At least
one pic:-e shows that. contrary to
the connnir belief, the Egyptians
had Sonic k1twledge of perspective.
These illustrations are now on view
at thle S.iety of Antiquaries and
will be published in f c imile.--Lon
don Globe.
E M Cures
-+FA!Rs ' O HERS,
a xC-ea o
'1 I1ffO 0 WILL
3 'd93 V
Cure You.
AYER'S
Bars ap arilla
MAK(ES Ej
THE (AIR~
WEAK NCicagog
STRONG.A#
i
means so much more than
you imagine-serious and
fatal diseases result from
trifling ailments neglected.
Don't play with Nature's
greatest gift-health.
If you are feeling
____ ~ out of sorts, weakJ
EUand generally ex
Dr wis hausted, nevos
~begin at once tak
ble strengthening
Brown's iron Bit
ters. A few bot
tes cure-benefit
1* comes from the
*~1i~t~ Ivery first dose-il
::.,a nd i t' s
a pleaat to takc.
It Cures
Dyspepsia, Kidney and Liver
Neuralgia, Troubias,
Constipation, Bad Blood
Malaria, Nervous ailments
Women's compiaints.
Get onl the gen ine--it has crossed red
lines on, the v wrapper. i.1l others are sub
stitutes. (7:: retceit cf t'wo ac. stamps we
will sentd set oTen Beautiful World's
Fair Views ::d book-fre.
BR CWNl CH 2. . CC. 2Aa'lr .a nE MD.
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A LIFE POLICY
IN THE -- - -
-MUTUAL
I FE INSURANCE COMPANY
li 1't O TLAND, NiAINE,
Is the iest I nvesteiit a MiLan Can Make !
Th' lbn ythat i ple giving the benetit of the
1i and -.n nite tirms by its policy contract that there can
beln ftu.' t ns .tz-. by n0n-payment of preinium, after three years' premiums
h a! t for is exhausted in Extended Insurance.
TjHE UNION MUTUAL
Has bi i n U,iness over forty year>, aocirg whi:ch time it has paid to its policy
ho' irs ov' 7 er ' iTn :.. _ MLIxmoN Do a .s.
I: pay t.. ;i o uon receipt of satisfactory proofs, without delay or discount.
Th:r. (.m L. In) more certain provision for your family than your policy in the
The Union Mutual Policies
A t: :::.. l:. :-. 1 n ; :f-rel to the public. They are incontestable after one year
, .i . :.. a i fr .r.u imtitations as to residenee, travel, suicide, or occupa
ti n:.t-y n i : 1:., ies in times of war excepted. After the payment of three
.:: :-. r th-y are protected by the popular Maine Non-Forfeiture
..Lw1, the p ii ns o.. f wh ich canl apply only to policies written by this company. .
TIIE UNION MUTUAL
Is a pu:e'y ant;.. camp nt ; its r.eoarces belong to the policy-holders and are utilized
in giing : thua mxinuun1i of benetits consistent with absolute security, there being no
stckholders. to ..bsorb largc pro*its. E.teh policy is stock in the company. Its officers
and agents ae said their sahtries and commissions, and they earn them. These are in
cliude :n their current expenses. Every dollar of the proilt goes to the policy-holders
only.
THE UNION MUTUAL
I t a pslicy 'wh:eh is as safe as Government bonds, and far more profitable.
I :t 1:1 s j.-et to tax,:.
is nit sub j.t to adtuinistration.
It .: yut0r :anciail safegnard.
I: "rs .A MaN's N.M1E Goo, e. en beyond the grave.
It goes whir, yon want it to go ; is outside of all controversy, will or no will.
It requ.ir none et your time.
It reu. s none of your attention.
It au s no cart- or worry.
I' Il as,.ITLY YKiUU. No DOt'BT ABOUT THE TITLE.
It is lookng out for "number one."
It s"naih'g down" .sonething ; "salting away" something for You and Youns be
'ycon, the emcrgcncies and risks of ordinary business.
Jr .is. rs the success of that for which you are striving. It makes your future a
ccertin.
It Is thc o.l' i1,'erty yon can buy by simply loaning a per cent of its values yearly
for s:n n:nbtr of years as yon may elect.
It :siie'; a e -nntant ;at;faction that no other property can produce for you.
It is h : nitrperty that will surely cling to you through all financil storms.
I-r Is w I-i: ; AT .tv, which may prove in later life a sHI' OF PROSPERITY.
IN FACT, AS I SAID ABOVE,
A Life Policy in the Union Mutual
OF P;1'TLAND, MIAINE,
Is the Best Investment a Man Can Make!
Good Agis Wanted, to Whon Liberal Contracts Will Be Offered,
BARNARD B. EVANS,
General Manager for South Carolina,
c ..J B a. - - - - - S- C
1 ,000,000 People Wear -TH -
W~ulshos"S BALL SEASON
_____________________________Has anived, and
HAND $30 BEST
POESS. c iA./oR.KR. B. LORYEA~
$5.O~ $3.0 Ha jutreiea alare stockof
$4.00 $2.50 BASE BALLSAND BATS
$3.50 $2.00 - 'O
$2.50$1.75BASE BA LL GUIDE.
For __en aEl1BS E~ndL)ISHEfD 1868.
Wear W. L. DouI'Ian shoes and isave from ..
$1.00 to $3.00 a pair. .\V1 Xtyles and'
Widh . "e vace in leather has increased the IA
rie t'ohe mke.but the. quality and prices of y * Iv
V. L. Douglas shoes remnain the namne.
'Taientoubstate:. seet atn~arne and priceisstampecd inof teBgW th
ons~el.W. L.Doua,LCr.eNo.5.SoldbySgn teigach
Horton, Buro'ess & Cc. SUMTER, SOUTH CAROLINA
MEDICAL CAR D.-BGLN
- OF
T HIE UNDERSIGNED HAS ASSOCI- W
I,::edl himnself with Dr. WA. E. lhows E --
tor the ptticc of mieiciwne, and lie will .. D -
called nyiu. G. L. D)ICKON, M) D. ~.:/~ - - N
Notice to Creditor. I" -
agan .th et of LIs G. UnDbose, R --~
'lecased, will pres.ent iht d a y attesited, ' ""E -
rut those ow sid' esta ..te w'l mak 1' cpay- S -
menot to Ro1 E.'" McFox ''t ,I - E
S.LteLni. S.~ P.Junei' 215 1I0 t--- T34;
- C S
Notice to Crdtos
4 L l':N\' iimvm (1u ~11WATCHES --DIAMONDS
v~f- rd - STERLING SILVER CLOCKS,
tiated, tnd t.os o- ing .61saewl Optical goods, fine knives, scissors
.a a e p a m n t o * i . \ . ' .' . . a d r a z o r s , m a c h in e n e e d le s , e tc .
WiI EN YOU CoME- MACHINERY
TI") TOWN ('ALL AT
GALLOWAY'SAT
SIAIGSALOON Fatr Prcs
Which Linnry soeldbeupqippehwit
1LAii-(ETTINGiI~ttif"~t~
IN ALL STYLES, i~~iltbteyo w rmr is
S11 MI N GAN])
Dnwihneata-ss ReoltnuDibe
BoFtamtoryPrces
Everytt g ner houd ned euippd thu
Slcht inetr orbhandling, claning and n
A. B. ii ALD ginitflCngottn. e f oto, n
Onkesig, mont nueouse lsoa and cotn
d.s'. enofrbteyo w rmr is
NOTICE O~ R~ ~TAAT BO x Steam nPress,PrseCn
.............t...es oalboles; Lid belts nod uly;n
. eres to ive rbepaves rabor randy for
I ' inrance; imprthes tae o market, shond
siv lne f
NOT10E OF R lAT10. beuotton iresesan
Stat of outhCarHina
-j' rnb oein M annig in. EEA ~ET
r~I~tJ jer 'th'e..art.J the.,rirst

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