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Ph'slcian and rgeon,
Offee a hi" esideoce o.. A a n StreeL.
March 8, 1894.
J E. SIRRIN1' Civil Engi.enr und
se enrvoyor. Greenville, S.
specl 4 1is te-st-on givea to '' SuldivAl an
of lnd," errnichig and Esttnaiionl 6-f
water porv er.
Offlee 884 Mait St. over Fritonm" hook
Stol e.
.lin 25, 94--im.
I. 0. 0 wOWN. L. E. C0UDREss*
Attorneys at Law,
Oct. 5, 1898.
D R. J. W. NORWOOD, DDentIst. Dr.
W M. N. rwooD, Assistant Omle.-,
88s Main Street. Greenville, S. C.
Jan. 9,'92 y
DI. J. P. CARLIBLE, Dentist, (re 0
vlle, 8. C. Otico over Ad liso &
McGee's Drug Store.
.The Exchange Hotel,
C. W. HENDERSON, Proprietor.
Aaern Imp weouenta r-argo Rqnms.
Speolal attention to ComnerciaI Travel an
Tourists. Table Fare Unsurpassed.
Fine Climate the year round. Ap. 7, 9'z
Liviy, fill, lie a hhapg. M"a,
Easley and Piokons, S. C..
(Opposite Hotel.)
Carriages. Iuggles, and Saddle Horses, at
reasonable rates.
SO' Your patronage solicited.
Clark & Cooper,
Dealers In
aiublo all hitO MGUUUAt,
TOMBSTON uS, of every description
and Wrought Iron FENCING, Greenville.
B. C. Sept. 19, '91.
If you want the finest PICTURES made
In the State, go to
Wheeler's Studio,
111 McBee Aveune Greenville, S. C
ISW Crayon Portraits a specialty
April 7-y.
Has ready for inspectiou,
Latest styles in
Walking Hats for Ladies
and Children.
Infants Caps and Hats,
Al. the Novel.-ties of the Season.
"All Goods at Cost for 80 days."
Fiurn ishled on 16 daa aest rrla whe..
he prt-er eorat Is -lgn..
If yonl walint ai (rr1s -f lt iniiltt:itlols
Bnuv the Carpenter Organ.
Nov 9, 93
Dealer in
Watcbes, Diamids & JeweIy,
Oct. 19.--8m
To Buy the best DRUUS, at the
lowest prices.
Full hane of BLANK BOOKS, S3TA
TIONERY anda 501100 L SUP
Closing out our PAINTS, AT
A full line of ARTIST'S MATE
D. T. BACOT & CO.,
West Greenaville, 8. C.
Oct. 5, 1898.--6m.
Dry Good t- h b-- ad chi a p
Arhnck'8 C('ofI" at 25 efB.
per' p un
You n' 4:;e mi 'rn by
buying g'wd. 'rom me.
Ce.Xntral 5, 0. Nro~ 30 9
+O O D S,
People of Pickens:
You will have to buy some DRY
to) kn..w where you Will get the. most
'or you, money. A stop at my store.
a1n impection f my Goods and Prices
will satimfy you that no other house
will give youl mltore for your money
th.o I wi I. Everything you need in
D G08, NotioS Sod Shoos
(3n bei found heret GlrPItICE8 TIlE
Low-r. -M- - -AP"""e
lDrems Goods fon cheapest to fin.
Good - inglhams at 5 cents per vd.
Full yard wide Sea island. ihri
beat ever offered in this market for
5 cents.
Good Cottonade, 10, 121 15, gO
and 25 cents.
Jeans for Sumner wear, 15, to 85
cents per yard.
White Goods, from 5 cents to 35c.
Embroideries. Laces, &c., of every
All Calicoes (except Simpsons,) 5
Big lot of Men's and Ladies' Hoes,
Big lot colored Shirts, 25 to 50c.
Beautiful Curtain Soteens, Win.
dow Curtains, &c.
Every thing that is needed for Sun
uay and Everyday Dressing Case can
be foundt bore, and at B 0 1: T 0 M
My Shoe Stock is complete. La
dies' fine Shoes, Men's fine Shoes,
Children's fine Shoes; Men, Ladies'
and Children's Cheap Shoes; Men's
good hees for farnmer's wear $1 00.
Ladies good Shoes, $1.00.
When in Greens ille stop and let
us convince you that we advertise
Dry Goods and Shoes,
No. 15, Pendloton St., West End,
Greenville, .. C., April 5, 1894.
Smith c Smith,
Is the Place for
Split Bottom Chairs,
Cribs. Cradles,
Tables, Washstands
Bedsteads, Mattrasses,
(offins and Caskets,
Day and Night.
Telephione N4os. 64 and 38.
Night calls will be answered by Tele
phone No. 38.
88 and 65~ Maiu Street, Greenville. H. C.
Drugs! Drugs!
I H AVE on hantd at all times a tuli lne
LET \ RTlICE. F.\N(Y 0 () OD '4.
A large stock of COUGH SYRU0'9 tnaa
will cure your CoughR and Golda.
A full lin.- of Diam ita EYE GLASSES
and SPECTAf ils for your eyes I wil,
fit you up so that it wIll be a pleasuru~foi
you to read.
As it Is now, time to go to Gardenny
en me and see abiot
4iarden Seeds,
Will koeep a ful. line on hsand.
Then, th,-*ro are PAINTS and OILS8;iii
rul -li'~ a~ e'rv 'thing usually found a
a Phrs* al~rina' l'(rerrpin aeul
com ~,ou -de' i, lay or :ilght.
he Ctn to) Easley give in:, a call.
Quillian.'s Old Stand
lusief' H. U. ,, 9.138.l
Veterinary Surgeon.
Having~ an experi nee of fifteen yearE
.1n treating alI iseOaes f t ',an
having matde the disonse of Murlan, Ih
all of itR forms, a apecialt , I offer m13
"rvice to lie public. Wi I tro~t eatrie
suftering wit h a y ordinary diea'es.
1kb. 1-ly B. P. GRIIFF"IN.
Feb. -12'Pickens. -. C.
O. McAlister
Dry Goods, Notions,
Our Stock of New spring Goods il
now arriving dady. All department
are loaded down with the newest an<
beat selectiois to be found in thi
great markets.
This department has nevor beet
more completo Plain and Fano
Di rdds all the New -Shadei
and I'olorin1gs.
Beautiful and artistic designs ir
Novelty Diess Goods.
All stylts, colorings aind weaves
can be liad from this selection o0
Dress Goods.
Trimmimgs of every description
Silks, Sa iins, Moires, Velvets, Gimps
Laces, Ribbons and Braid, all nov
ani lesirable shades.
Net% White (Goods, Lacesand Em.
broderies, of all kinds.
New u ash Goods in Ducks, Per
cales, !-atin es, G inighains,Crepo Moires.
Chamnbrays and Calicoes, in groa
New Mattings, Carpets and Wn
dow Shades.
Everything new from top to bot,
tom'. In fact this store has novel
been better stocked with more ney
and desirable Goods than now.
$2 00 new Kid Gauntletta in whit4
and colors at $1 00 per pair. Cal
early an' get your sizep.
C. McAlister.
P. S.-Butterick Patterns.
Greenville, S. C., March 29, 1894.
Just a Uttle BtM.
Just a Uttle Chealet.
Just these little somethings mak
this the best place to buy everythin
kep ' our line.
V e believe we have the largest an
best assorted stoc'. of Novelty Dreh
Goods kept in Greenville.
You can dress like a Queen for 11
cents per yard. See our display o
Ducks, Tribet Cloths and Satines a
10 cents per ya rd.
Serpentine Cloth, the latest fad lo:
evening dresses, in all the high colorm
at 20 cents per yard; just as pretty a
a $2 Silk.
Strange things arc happenmng ever)
day; one of them is that we have re
duced our' 35 cenits quality to 25 cents
The reason for this is we have Bold al
of our 25 cents quality. Now is thi
time to buy a Carpet cheap.
Body Bruissel Carpet li yards long
for 81 with tringe thrown in.
Tapestry 1? yards long for 75 cents
Indigo Prints 5 cents per yard.
Best Staple Ginghams 5 cents pe
A good 5 cent Challie for 3 cent
per' yard. -
The best yard Wide Sea Island o:
earth for 5 cents per yard and Jone
& Garrison made these prices.
This De' par t mont has boen seleoto:
with much care. We buy our Shoe
froim the best factories in the Unite<
States and keep nothing but the best
Our ladies Dongolat Button Boot fo
$1, our ladies Dongo'a Button Boo
for $1.50 nd our ladies Dongola But
ton Boot for $2 cannot be equaled ia
prices and quality.
see our line of ladies Oxfords an,
yo will buy no whier.
u full line of men's :%hoes in all th
best mkes.
o arrive this week the best Man'
$3 Shoes on top .,f dirt.
Polite attention to all who visit ou
store No trouble to show goods.
Very truly,
Mtarch 29, Greenville,8S. C.
SolentilO American
Agonoy for
COP VnRHTh ete
oin to in o.
I. ra Osavn e theti
The muste ceased the cuttain rose,
I did not hebd th" play,
But gased upon her lovely face
She sat two seats away.
Her cheeks like tinted apple bloora,
Bar tooth like gleamlug pearls,
Nor oxes as blue as summer skies,
A wealth of golden ouris.
And as I gazed upon her face
There cane a look of pain.
Mke cloudy shadow o'er the land
It passed, thou came agaln.
I saw the toardropsla her eyes,
The rose tat fade away,
And that fair cheek grow deathly pale
In spesohless agony. -
She turned and touched her escort's arm,
Then slowly went away.
My heart beat fast with sympathy.
Idid not heed thei play.
He soon returned and took his seat.
I gased In great surprise.
Us rea the question I would ask
21ash from my eager eye*.
And as the musto died away
His lips this answer bores
"My sister's feet are number fve.
Her shoes are number four."
-Boston Globe.
"You will not and- one woman in a
hundred who is familiar with the rules
of heraldry," said a fashionable stationer.
"Ladies insist on having crests embossed
on their writing paper, even when I tell
them that they are permitted by the
usages of centuries to use only the arms.
A handsome woman came in the store
one day and said, 'Mr. D- , I wish you
would put a crest and arms on my paper.'
I knew it would be useless to argue
about the crest, and so I asked her,
'Have you any orest with you?' 'Oh, not
I haven't any,' she answered. 'You can
make a nice one, can't you?' I learned
that her husband was a grain dealer, so
for a crest I designed a sheaf of wheat.
For the arms I designed some hawk
heads on a shield, and she was delighted."
Women who are interestel In these
things should observe the regulations set
down for the use of spinster., married
women and widows. A specified frame
for the arms should be used by each.
The spinster is required to put her fam
ily arms into 0 diamond framo, with
very simple adornment. When a wom
an marries, the arms of her family must
be put on the same shield with the arms
of her husband. The shield is impaled,
the wife's arms occupying one position
and the husband'% the other. If she be
comes a widow, the frame for her arms
again assumes the form of a diamond,
symbolizing her unmarried state, while
her arms and the arms of her deceased
husband remain impaled as formerly.
Chicago Inter Ocean.
In Dupueate.
Gus de Smith came down Harlem av
enue with his chin out in several places
so that It looked as if a drunken barbei
had been practicing on it.
"Merciful heaven, Gust" exolaime
e Pete Amsterdam. "Wlat did you do t
the barber? You ought to have murdere
him. That was the least you could hay
"I didn't do anything of the kid. Aft
or he Was through shaving I invited hin
across the street and treated him to
a cocktail and a cigar."
"Well, you are a feel."
) "No. I ain't such a fool, after all," re
f aponded Gus, "for you see I shave my.
"Oh, that's a different hing. You ar
a kind of a double barreled fool."-Texam
8 ittings.___ ____
Welling Tree by Eleetyleity.
3 Trees are felled by electricity in the
great foreete of Galiola. Fer eutting
eomparatively soft woods the tool Is ia
the form of an auger, which is mounted
on a carriage, and is moved to and fro
and revolved at the same time by a small
electri. motor. As the out deepenms,
wedges iee inserted to prevent the rift
from eloeing, and when the tree is near
ly cut through a ami or handsaw Is used
to Ainish flhe work. In this way trees are
felled very rapidly and with but Ulile
labor.-Londona Tit-Dits,
(lrowth 0f the Eag~sh Language.
In the year 1794 the habitual users of
the English language did noct number
over 15,00,0004 ini 1892, 108,000,000. If
r these figure. are correot (and they are
from a recognised authority), by the end
a of the present century not less thana 120,
000,000 people wili use the language in
their everyday conversation. Xf the
1 same ratio of increase holds good, Eung
a lish will be spoken by at least 840,000,000
of people in the year 2000,-Mt. Louis
Republic. ________
One Chnld's Vocabularg.
The statement that a child 0* years of
age would sot have snore than 180 words
in its ,ocabular that it was able to use
-understandingly led a careful sother to
r note for a month the number of words
t used by her ehild. All the parts of
speech need were recorded, with the re
Ssuit that In this ease the ohild appeared
to have a vocabulary of 1,000 words,
New York Post,.
At the winter palace, b6. Petersbwrg,
B there is a room full of diamonds, pearls
and other precious stonaes. The empress
e of Russia Is aliewed to borrow from this
room after giving a receipt for' what she
takes, and generally the grand dnohesses
are allowed to borrow fronm it also.
Jewelers are fervently wishing that the,
styles prevalent in Prance in the tenth
sentury might be revived for thme sahe of
business. Judith, the wife of Qaipuebin,
wore a solid girdle of gold that weighed
four pounds, and all the fashionable
dames followed her example.
-Professor Karl Pearson pronones the
Monte Carlo roulette wheel, as viewed
from the standard of exact science, "the
most prodigious miracle of the century."
The Thinglit tribe of Ala'ska naumbe
4,000 persons. For generations they have
spent the greater part of their time in
Tho man who believes only half
ho hears gonnorally gets along
pretty woll if ho selects tho right
Look upon the tile bright side of
your condition; then your disoon.
tents will diannrae.
Iorse Talk.
DiSINFECTANTS.-The attentien
of horse owners are now called to
a subject of great. importance 'to
every man who owns a horse. The
crowded stables are the most in
need of disinfectants, the livery
stable is never liroperly kept un
less a liberal use of disinfectants
form one feature of its manage
ment, and no horso is safe when
confined in a stable with a large
number of strange horses, unless
this course is pursued. Distens
per, glanders and mange are often
lurking in the stable long before
the owner is aware of its presence.
whore stronge horses continually
come and go there is no assurance
that a diseased one has not been
among them. Glanders may exist
in an incipient form for weeks or
for months without being detected,
yet it is highly contagious all the
time. Tobacco, lime and sulphur
are the best disinfnctanto known
for stable purposos. Tobacco is
an antidote for glanders and dis.
tempor, and if a disinfectant for
those diseases thoro need be no
fear of the diseaso reaching the
sound animals. Tobacco will cure
glanders in its worse stage, often
when other remedies fail, and is
the only substance that can be ful
ly relied on as a disinfectant of
this disease. Some of the leaves
of tobacco burned in the stable
while the horse is present will work
wonders in keeping off disease and
greatly improve the hygiene con
dition of the buildings, and should
any infection be lurking there un
discovered, the tobacco smoke will
effectually drive it away; tobacco
does- not only change the qualities
of the infected atmosphere but its
virtue consists in its action upon
tho horso's systom, neutralizing
the poison, the very source of the
Sulphur is well known as a die
infectant of great worth for those
types of diseases which generat
foulness and putridity within th<
system. For this reason it shouk
be freely administered to the hors4
by fumigation to decided advan.
tpgo, when burned in the atmos.
phere, sulphurious gas is formed
which is of great value in counter
acting contagious influences; lime
is highly esteemed as a disinfec
tant to counteract the evil effects
of decomposition of vegetable mat.
ter, it should be placed in a ves
sel and kept wvet. It will neutral.
ize the odor and injurious gasses
arising from the floor of most all
stables. If a glandoed horse has
been in the stable the manger and
all parts of the stall where any of
the discharges from the nose of the
diseased horse could have been
left should be washed with strong
lime water, where it is known that
a contagion has lately existed in a
stable, tobacco may be relied on
as the only safeguard, though we
do not mean by this the additional
use of limoe and sulphur is to be
discarded. Keop finely pulverized
tobacco in the feeding trough for
some time afteor the contagion has
disappeared. This will make the
horse sneeze. Thus he will free
his nostrils of the virous or dis
charge from the nose of the dis
eased horse. Our next subject will
be the proper way to drench the
horse. WV. A. DILwvoRTH, V. S.
Westminster, S. C.
[For the Journal.);
A Plan to Improve the Town of
The time has come in South Ca
rolina that a town that does not
maintain a graded school, or man
ufacture will diminish' in popula
tion andl business. For the pres
ent Pickens can't have the latter,
but can the formor, if an effort is
made by her citizens. There is
growing a (dosire andl puirpose to
educato, and parents will move to
places where there is the best fa
cilities for this purpose. Pickens
being the County site for the Coun
ty, and very heo a1 I h y location,
should be the chief place for edu
cation for Pickens County. Thor'e
fore a first-class school building'is
necessary, as the one we have lack
all of the essentials of a good one
Have had the following method in.
mind for some time for bnilding
up a fine school at Pickens.
IFirst, the people in the town of
Piokens should petition the Town
Council to have a bill nana4 as.
extending the incorporate limits
the next session of the Legislatuie
of the town to one mile, so as to
take in the writer and all others
residing within one mile of Court
House.. And in same petition ask
the Council to have another bill
passed authorizing and umpower
ing the Council to issue bonds to
be known as Pickens School Bonds
amounting to $3,000, running 20
years, v ith c o u p o n s-put these
bonds on the market and invest
the proceeds, with the sale of the
present house in a good brick build
ing adapted to school purposes.
The bill of course should provide
for the matter of issuing bonds to
be submitted to a vote.
2d. The bill should provide for
creating a special school district,
taking in the country around Pick
ens for two and a half miles, with
power to levy a special school tax
sufficient to run an eight 'months
school, at least free of tuition and
incidental fees. As a result, all of
the many vacant houses would be
occupied, now ones built, the town
would havo some life about it, fam
ilies would move here to educate,
business would improve. The ad
vantage of this plan is, it is equi
table-every one contributes in
proportion to his property. Those
thoughts are merely iuggestions
that this or some better plan. may
be adopted that will r e a u I t in
building up at Pickens an oxcol
lent school system.
J. H. NR wTON.
From Pindor.
April 7th, 1894.
Perhaps a few dots from this
plao would not be amiss.
March is over, and we can say
that it was the warmest and the
coldest, the calmest and the mild
est, the most pleasant, and most
disagreablo March we have soon
in a good while, in twelve months
We are still alive and able tc
eat a square meal, when we cat
get it, and we have great hopes o:
living another year, for, as the o1
"darkey" said, "We have alus no
ticed dat when we live through da
blowing month we are pretty apl
to live do balanse of do year."
Farmers are busy putting it
guano and planting their corn
They are making preparations foi
another cotton crop which will
not enhance the price.
We have just built a large and
commodious house for the little
folks Bummer resort, (and grown
up ones too, )where they can learn
any thing from "A" up, if they
have the rnght kind of instructor.
Who in this County are going to
be candlidates? or may be they have
been nipped in the bud, like every
thing else, and will be late before
they get a start again. We are
still a candidate, but not for office,
and will continue to bo one until
elected No plus ultra.
Timnan Interviewed.
COLUxmBA, 8. C., April 8.--Gov
ernor Tillman to-day gave a sur
prising interview to the press
I road to the governor an ex
tract trom a letter from a pop
ulist which he had received in
which the writer said that the
only thing he did not admire
about the governor's politicial
course so far was that lie did
not have the moral courage to
come out squar~ly and call him
self a, populist. I then asked
the governor ifhe had seen all
the references made to him by
the northern press as the popu
list governor.
Governor Tillman rose and
walke~d up and down. His eye
flashed fire, and in the most de
termined manner he said. "Yes,
they call me a populist. I will
toll them that I am the trust rep
resentative of Jeffersonian dem
ocracy in the load in American
polities to-day. Let me tell you,
I don't see anything ahead now
but for the southern democrats
to combine their forces with
the western pupulists and go in
to the next national campaign
on new party lines. The north
eastern democrats and republi
cans a're now together. It is a
combination -of the moneyed in.
The governor then, turning
suddenly aa an a 8m...wa
ner, said: "I despise Cleveland
and his mugwumps. He is no
better than the rankest republi
can. He has destroyed the dem:
ocratic party. The South and
West will be forced now to unite
and have a complete reorganiza
tion of party lines. The people
who are afraid of the Negro and
other questions will have to cast
aside their feats on those scores
and come together on the one
line of fighting the money com
bination. Cleveland has been
working under the dictation of
the Now York bankers and bar
gaining with them in the man
ner of the issue of bonds. He
promised the banks if they
would take them there would be
no more legislation on the silver
question by this congress. Con.
greis passed the seigniorage act
and lie voted the bill, indicating
plainly the nature of his bar
gains with the bankers. The
whole thing is such a scheme
of robbery that lie ought to be
impeached. It is a shame and a
"The idea of this great govern
ment having to beg a lot of Shy
locks' assistance is so outrage
ous that there is not any lan
guago too strong in which to
characterize it. Oleveland is
owned, body and soul, by those
scoundrels. He secured his
nomination at Chicago through
the influence of a subsidized
press, and what votes he lacked
thereafter, after exhausting such
means, lie bought with pron
ses of patronage, which prom
ises have been since redeemed
the goods have been delivered.
His attemlpt to browboat and
debauch the senators and repre.
sentatives was ontrageous in
the extreme. If those cowardly
congressman up there had any
appreciation of their duty to their
constituency at home they
would impeach him.
"Consider the farce and trea.
son to the interests of tho mass
es of issuing bonds under the
t pretence of increasing the gold
reserve when the samc gold is
paid in at one window and
drawn out at another with sil
ver certificates. And the same
process can go on till the silver
certificates are exhausted and
the people have to pay the inter
"Well, governor, what is your
idea of what ought to be done?''
wvas asked.
The governor thonghit for an
instant and then said: ''Weli,
I'll tell you. I think that the
silver men of this country ought
to meet in convention at Mom
plis or St. Louis and organize a
fight to control the next con
gross. Let the West and the.
South cast aside all questions
upon which they now have any
differences and get together, 1t
is a fight between gold and sil
ver or poverty and prosperity.
Onoe more word as to Mr. Cleve
land. 1 think that it is most
damnable and outrageous, his
being dictated to andl bought up
by those bondholders. It is
debasing his high office, He is.
abusing his power to dicker with
such people and barter away
people's blood even upon the
pretext of financial relief.
"'rho newspapers which are
snarling and snapping at my
heels as being a populist are the
p~aid hirelings of his bosses. I
am a populist in tho sense that I
am for the people's rights, but
there are many planks in the
populist platform which I do not
endorse. If the silvor congress
men will issue a call for a silver
convention and carry the war
into Africa we wvill teach those
blood-sucking gold thieves a los
son in poll ics such as they have
not had since Jackson's cam
paign against the banks. The
farmers of the South and West
will move on Washington in a
solid body and demand legis
lationi that will give them relief
from the grinding pioverty pr1o
duced by 6 cents cotton and 30
cents wheat.
Simply because a m'an who
works on a farm is called a farm
er, it does not, follow .that the
man who works in a forgo ,1s a

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