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CAMDEN, TENNESSEE, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 181)0.
Drugs, Medicines, etc.
Chicago is still trying to. locate
the world's fair.
H.. w. man no.
HERRIN & MANNON,
Our farmers are now complain-
ft i It . 1
ing ot too mucn ram lor the to
bacco crop. Late corn is looking
well. CLarksvule Democrat.
A FULL LINE OF
Toilet Articles, Fepfuniepj, Soaps, il Qralsts' Sundries.
East side public square,. CAMDEN, TENN.
rinisnniTioNs cvreevua: and accurately compounded at
The force bill iniq uity has merely
stepped aside to give the place of
dishonor to the McKinley tariff
bill. Shelbyville Commercial.
The Republican convention of
tho Tenth Judicial District of Ar
kansas endorsed Judge Wood, the
Democratic nominee for judge.
am. hours. AFTEit tfeneral (irant has been
dead as long as Davy Crockett has,
New York City may erect a rtionu-
ment to him. Nashville Herald.
CAPITAL STOCK, $30,000.
Madison County, Ala., has de
termined to have good roads, and
is building one hundred miles of
free macadamized roads radiating
: from Huntsville.
-BOARD OF DIRECTORS-
AV. G. HATLEY.
R. F. HATLEY.
II. F. STIOALL.
ir..I L.FARM Kit, President.
W. II. MEADOW.
P. M. FARMER.. .
.ROSS. A. 1C,
11. F.. STIOALL, Vice -President..
. A. C. McRAE.
M. A. HATLEY-
A. CMjc:RAE, Cashier.
llecelves deposits, males loans, and does a general banking business.
l'romyt attention given collections. 1 : ti
If the Mississippi convention
adopts all of the ideas with which
the brains of its members teem, the
I new constitution will be bigger than
the code. Memphis Avalanche.
It would be well if a duty could
be put upon tar and feathers, so
high that Pennsylvania would cease
to apply them to defenseless wo
men. Louisville Courier-Journal.
Rules Governina the Primary for
the Selection of a Democratic
Candidate for Congress.
At a meeting of the Democratic
Congressional Executive- Commit
tee, held at McKonzie August 25,
1800, it was ordered that a candi
date for Congress for the Eighth
Congressional District bo selected
by primary, election, and that the
candidate receiving the plurality of
the' vote cast in tho district shall be
declared the nominee of tho Demo
cratic party of said district.
On motion it was further ordered
by tho committee that a primary be
held on baturday the 20th day of
The rules adopted for the gov
ernment of the primary of 188G
were adopted as modi tied, to-wit:
" We recommend that a ballot-box
bo opened in each voting precinct
in said Congressional District at
10 o'clock, a. m., and close at 4 p. m
on Saturday, September 20, 1800,
for said election, and that the
ballot-box bo under tho supervision
and control of three judges, one
officer of election to receive the bal
lots, and two clerks, said judges,
officers, and clerks to be selected by
votes in the primary election shall
bo declared the nominee of the
Democratic party of the district
It was further ordered that tho
Democratic Executive Committee
of tho respective count ies compos
ing the Eighth Congressional Dis
trict shall select a Congressional
committeeman on or before the 1st
of October, 1890, to serve for tho
next two years, and shall report the
same to A. I. Lamb, chairman of
the Democratic Congressional Com
mittee, who will call said selected
committee to meet for organization
at such time and placo as he may
A. 13. Lamb,
J. T. McCutchen,
Daring Davy Crockett.
The man the one hundred and
fourth anniversary of whose birth
was recently celebrated at Law
renceburg, is one of the most uniquo
figures standing out in the annals
of this country. Davy Crockett was
of Scotch-Irish ancestry and first
saw the light at Limestone Crook,
a tributary of the Nolachucky Riv
er, in East Tennessee. "When a
Dry Goods and Notions.
S AID 10TI0M.
HERRIN & BATEMAN,
Clothing, Hats, and Caps,
and General Merchandise.
SOiTTJI SIDE TUBLIC SQUARE, CAMDEN, TENNESSEE.
Mr. Enloe has at last succeeded
in securing the passage in the House
of the southern war claims bill,
which provides for the payment of
claims to tho amount of $500,000,
of which 6150,000 is to come to
Tennessee. Mr. Richardson gave
earnest and efficient aid in the mat
ter. Nashville Banner.
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mere lad Ins parents moved to
Washington County where his
the Congressional committeeman father kept a teveru.
uiiiie uaviu was sent to a uis-
p(8 for I !um?
We also carry a line of Staple Groceries.
IP YOU Mill FIRST-GLASS JOB PUG
CAM, ON, Oil WHITE TO
THE CAMDEN CHRONICLE,
TIIR WORKMANSHIP AND MATERIAL IS FIRST-CLASS IN EVERY
RVSPFCT. YOU 'ARE INVITED TO CALL AMI liAAfliir. nAiui uiun.
MAIL ORDERS GIVEN PROMPT ATTENTION.
"WRITE FOR ESTI-
The force bill goes over until
the short session. There are those
who think it will become a law. It
is more probable that it is in a com
atose condition from which it will
never emerge. If Tennessee Re
publicans had their way, however,
it would be put in force to-mor
row. Union City Democrat.
Every child in tho United States
ought to be taught the English lan
guage and. be given sufficient in
struction to be able to read and
write. It is a burlesque on a Gov
eminent of the people and by tho
i it lit i n i
peopie tnrougn tne oanotr ior a
voter to cast a ballot he can not
read. Leavenworth (Kan. ) Times.
An ear of corn on exhibition at
San Louis Obispo, Cal., is described
as being in tho exact form of hu
man hand the wrist, palm, thumb,
and fingers being all perfect. It is
covered with small grains to near
the tips of the fingers, which are
bare prongs of cobs, giving the
hand the appearance of being clad
in a nut.
Work on the new railroad is pro
gressing rapidly, and beforo many
weeks cars will be running over
the line. The building of this road
alone will bo worth many thousands
of dollars to Dickson County,
Quite a number of citizens in this
section have sub-contracted for
grading, etc., and have forces of
hands at work. Charlotte Tress,
of each county; that the judges,
officers, and clerks shall reside in
ie respective voting districts from
" 2. That each voter shall ca st his
ballot in the ward and district in
which he resides, but in case a bal-
ot-box should not be opened in a
ward or district, the voters therein
shall vote in the nearest adjoining
ward or district.
" 3. That all persons eligible to
ote in the general election in No
vember, 1890, shall be entitled to
ote m the primary election, pro
ided they are also qualified under
he rules hereinafter adopted.
"4. That the judges and othcers
of said election must strictly enforce
the rules adopted by the executive
committee, and they have no au
thority under said rules to receive
he vote of any person not in party
accord and sympathy with the Dem
ocratic party, and that each voter,
beforo casting his vote, if there be
any doubt of his Democracy, shall
be required by the nidges to pledge
-WILL BE. SENT-
TO ANY ADDRESS THREE MONTHS
IT A THREE. MONTHS TRIAL'
The investment of foreign money
in the South the coming fall and
winter promises to be unprecedent
edly heavy. TKe Manufacturers'
Record says that within the nex
six months the aggregate invest
ments of English money m south
ern enterprises will astonish the
whole country. We are at the be
ginning of a period of renewed ac
tivity which will bring greater pros
perity to the South than has been
ever-dreamed of. Dayton limes.
With the Eepublicans responsi
bio for the force bill, and threaten'
ing to make it a law, and with the
party seriously divided on the vi
cxms McKinley bill, wo do no
know what better the Democrats
could ask. The prospect is full o
hope. Indeed, if the Democrats
do not elect a majority of the nex
House, and seize the advantages
that Ilepublican depravity holds
out to them, they should promptly
call their leaders to account It
will be many a long day before the
j Democratic party has such another
opportunity of success. Atlant
trict school, but he had a fight with
another boy, and for fear of his
father and teacher ran away. He
remained from home several years,
leading a nomadic life, lie became
an expert with a rifle, one of tho
best in the country, frequently
ming prizes at matches. Ho
"fell in love" when about fifteen,
but the idol of his heart " kicked"
him because he was illiterate. This
lesson spurred his ambition and
he leanied how to read and write.
When twenty-one years , old he
married a lady whose mother had
bitterly opposed him. '
Not long afterward ho moved to
Lincoln County. When ho was
twenty-six years old the Creek war
broke out. Davy shouldered his
rifle, joined Old Hickory, and un
der that great commander fought
the red-skins until the closo of tho
war. in lozi ne was appointed a
magistrate. His political career
opened with his entranco into the
legislature, where ho remained for
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j -ii ; f.n. i.,i: vyuiun ijuuuty ami whs iiiium uivut-
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"5. That the action of tho execu
tive committee will bear no other
construction than that we have
iven it. and the judges of election
are referred to the rules adopted by
he committee with instruction to
enforce the same strictly. To the
judges and officers of the election
is committed the protection of the
party, and as true and loyal Demo
crats, it rest with them to guard
well the party's interest.
'G. In case of vacancy m the of
fice of tho nidges, officers, or clerks
of said election in any voting dis
trict, appointed as above directed
the remaining judges and officers
of election shall appoint a substi
tute who shall have all tho power
and upon whom shall rest all the
duties of a judge, officer or clerk of
. , mm 1111
" Y. That no person snail uo ap
ed to the legislature. It was in
this canvass that he used tho ex
pression which has come down to
posterity: "Be sure you're right
and then go ahead."
Crockett's ambition then turned
to Congress, and again he was suc
cessful. He served two terms, was
then beaten, but the next time re
elected. It was while serving this
latter term that ho made a tour of
the principal northern and eastern,
cities. His famo as an Indian
fighter, humorist, and rifle shot
was national and ho was given an
ovation everywhere he went. Tho
next year ho was defeated for Con
gross by unfair means, he claimed,
and left for Texas to help her fight
for independence. He was killed
at the massacre of the Alamo.
Henry Manz, of Chattanooga,
Tenn.. has paid over tho $10,000
pointed as a judge, officer of elec- damages awarded by the courts for
seducing his wife's niece, Miss
Louiso Stolz. Mrs. Manz has in
stituted proceedings against Miss
Stolz for seducing Manz.
tion, or clerk except a good and
true Democrat, whoso Democracy
and integrity shall give ample as
surance ot a tree and impartial ex
pression of the will of the Democ
racy of the district under tne con
struction of the rules adopted by
the executive committee.
"8. That it shall bo the duty of
tho fudges and clerks to count the
ballots cast in the wards and dis
tricts in said election, make out
tally sheets showing the number of the proposed lino of railroad from
votes rocoiveu oy eacn candidate, i'amt llock to Kingsport, Sextem-
and make ccruned returns ot same jjer
fn tho Confrressional Executive
Committeeman of their respective Hon. John R Euchanjm, Demo-
counties on or beforo September cratic nommeo for Governor of
According to the
limes, .ur. iveinys campaign is
pure bush-whacking, guerrilla work
in tho interest of the Ilepublican
Green o County votes .on a prop
osition to take $100,000 stock m
525, ls'JU, who shall receive, anias;
and certify the same to the chair
man of tho Democratic Executive
Committee of tho Eighth Congres
sional District 01 lennessee, on
October 1st, 1890, when the result
of the same shall bo declared and
piiMisht'd, and tho candidate re
ceiving the greatest number of
Tennessee, speaks at Duulan to
day and Jasper to-morrow. '
An exchange says- that the advo
cates of tho lard bill are evidently
pretty well greased.
Work on the Middle and East
Tennesseo Cent ral Hail road is be
ing rapidly pushed.