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-3I~ TO KI A L L E AN 1 N ? S.?
Fife morefamilies of immigrants
arrived at Columbia ibis week.
A church roof fell in, in Mexico,
lastweek, killing over fifty persons.
Guitontl Vends no other book but
the Bible streng?; to say.
The crop prospect is reported as
gloomy in Darlington on account of
the drought.
"THenamc "Stalwart" has got into
disrepute since the attempted assas
sination.
A one armed confederate soldier
knocked a man down in Chicago last
week for abusing Gar field.
The most delicate, the most sensi
bio of all pleasures, consists in pro
moting the pleasure of others.
W. W. Coi ?coran, the philanthro
pist of Washington has contributed
$5000 towards the fund for Mrs. Gar
field.
It is coldly suggested that mor
phine has probably had a good deal
to do with the Presidents bright re
marks.
The White -House folks could set
"wp a variety store with the presents
that people all over the country are
sending them.
The difference between a cat and a
comma is Hint one has the claws at
the cud of the paws while the other
has the pause at the end of the clause
A Northern lady sent Rev. W. P.
Jacobs a check for a $1000 for the
Presbyterian Orphanage a (ew weeks
ago.
Old Mother Gnrficld wants to know
?what on earth .put it into the head of
that wretched man to hurt "mv ba
by."
A woman in Tenncsee gave birth
to seven girl babies at one time.
Thej'nrc all doing well. The woman
is robust and hearty, but the husband
is a very thin light made man.
Jackson, Lincoln and Gin Held, the
three Presidents most notorious for
will power, have beert the objects of
the attempts of assassins.
Guittcau, the assassin, was not too
insane to write campaign documents
which wore distributed dttriug the
last campaign by the Republican com
mittec. He was truly a stalwart.
Gov. Foster of Ohio, has directed
a circular addressed to the Governors
of all the States and Territories call
ing for a national day of thanks giv
ing and praise for the recovery of
President Garfield. The Governors
will fix and announce the day.
Hou, Jelfersou Dnvis in n private
letter to a friend says, "I sincerely
. trust that the President may recover,
and that the startling event will ar
"rouse the people to the consideration
otia remedy for the demoralization
?which a wild huut for otllcc is creat
ing.
Henry Walker a colored boy was
murdered in Bed Oak Swamp in our
adjoining county Colleton, on Satur !
day. The boy left 31 r. Kiddoeks
store about dark on tVe night of the
murder with Tom Tracy and Charles
Simmons, who are supposed to be
the murderers.
The New York Chamber of Com
merce sent Mrs. Gnrficld a cheek for
$250,000 in order to relieve the Presi
dent's mind as to the future of bis
family. It is now proposed to in
crease the sum and make the present
.national.
An exchange from Cuthberf; Gu.,
brings the intelligence that in South
West Georgia, many fanners have al
most reached starvation. There are
families who can find nothing to eat,
and the horses are ploughed in the
morning, and then let loose in the
swamp to gather food for themselves
until plowing time returns again
next morning.
Til 18115; Richard Lawrence, a luna
tic, attempted tho assassination of
President Jackson in the rotunda of
the capitol. lie imagined that he
was king of the United State?, and,
being given a trial, was consigned to
the Lunatic asylum to enjoy his king
ship. In 1805, Edwin Booth, an ec
centric tragedian, killed Lincoln in a
Theatre, and died defcuding himself
against his pursuers. And now an
other lunatic has attempted the as
sassination of President Gartiel d. It
seems as if the Presidents ai'e beset
with lunatic.
James Clyburn, a boy 19 years old
liviugin Camden, entered the resi
dence of John Sheorn on Sunday and
fired upon him with a double barreled
shot gun and then proceeded to make
his escape. He was pursued by She
orn, who prizing the gun fired the
contents of the other barrel touching
his assailant on the back of the head
Clyburn then took out his pistol and
. attempted to kill himself the ball
striking near the heart. Sheorn died
in a short time, and Clyburn was ar
rested. The ditlleulty was about a
wo nian of ill fame.
Two sons of Mr. Seebrook of Edis
to Island, boys from 17 to 19 \ ears of
age became involved in nil encoun
ter with a negro named Cold r about
a, week ago. They were parted how
ever and no serious damage was done
Nothing more was thought about the
matter .until a few days afterwards
Colder was found dead in his house,
without, however, any marks of vio
lence about hiin. A jury of inquest,
half white and half colored, was sum
. inoned and a verdict rendered in ac
cordance with the facts. The ncgroen
however, on the Island became very
turbulent, and it was with difficulty
that a riot was prevented. They
swore all along that "de biickra kill
tun." The Col on?r waa to blame for
.riotordering ar *t *?>tl Id bo made.
THE ORANGEBURG TIMES.
ISSUED FVEHY THURSDAY MORNIKO,
STILES K. MELLICH AMP Editor anil
Proprietor*
Terms oi* Subscz*iptiori?
On? Copy one Year.$1 00
'? " Siz J/ont/L . 75
-:0:
Rates of Advertising.
One. Square 1st Insertion.$1
Each Subsequent u .
Notices inserted in Ijocal Column at 20c per
Line.
All Subscriptions and Transient Advertise
ments to be paid for in Advance*
JSaJf? We are in no way responsible (er
the vioWs or opinions -?ur Correspond
tnw.
TIlUKSsiMY, JULY 14, loSl.
Partly Spirit;
We have published in full in"
another column an editorial from the
Mew York Journal of Commerce on
the above subject which we esteem
as so excellent that we hope it will
repay perusal on the part of our rend
ers. Party spirit has been the bane
of all communities in all ages. It
has embroiled Mexico with constant
revolutions and internal commotions;
it has lacerated England with the
bloody wars of the Roses; it has
caused France to reck with fratri
cidal strife and turmoil; and it is the
rock upou which America is in peril
of being stranded, unless reason re
surucB its sway over the mieds and
hearts of the people of all sections.
As the Journal of Commerce truly1
says, the crime of Guiteau is but the
natural fruit of the terrible spirit of
party, and we would add that it is
but the sj'mbol of the scenes in which
the rancor of this spirit, if indulged,
will finally engulf us.
? ? mm i wmmi ? - * ? -
The Mania for Ollice.
If any good may result from the
tragic scene so recently enacted at
Washington, we hope it 111113- be the
thorough ttivakeiiing of our people
tothe enormity of the tenible scourge
of the times, born of human selfish
ness and greed of gain, the miserable
mania for ollice. Mr. Tilucn very
wisely says that he hopes the at
tempted assassination, Which has
been so appalliug in its nature, may
have the eiltet of causing the people
to devise menus to chuck the terrible
evil of having IO?j?U? public oiliccs
put up at a graud raffle at the end 01
every Presidential election. The
effect must be demoralizing upon
individual and public morals and the
evil ought to be guarded against by
all good citizens, who desire to pro
mote the peace of the community
dud the stability of business. The
Chief Marshal at Washington says
that the place is infested iy swarm.-,
of ollice seekers and many of them,
like Guiteau, are religious fanatics
who believe that it is the will ol
Providence that they should have
something to do with the govern
ment.
if this army of ofUcc-scckcrs loaf
ing around \\ ashingtou Could be put
to work in our fields and workshops,
and be made to realize the force in
the decree "by the sweat of thy brow
t hou shall eat thy bread," a two fold
blessing would he experienced. In
the tinSt place, the nation would be
blessed in increased production, and,
in the second placcvihe individual*
would be blessed in the satisfaction
of feeling that they arc doing some
thing iu the world and arc contribut
ing to the happiness of felh.wnn rtri s.
Too many arc seeking the shade,
imagining that the bearing of the
heat, of the day'.and the brunt of the
battle belongs Lo the rest of hu
manity.
The Koiid to Prosperity.
The New York Herald contains an
iuterview with Mr. C. C. Baldwin,
President of the Louisville and Nash
vi lie Rail Road system which, coming
as it does from a practical business
man, and from a northern man too,
whose prejudices may not eucourage
too favorable an admission for the
South, is full of interest, and gives a
bright view of the future of this sec
tion. Mr. Baldwin, who I as visited
every section of country and has tare
fully studied their commercial indus
tries, speaks from n purely commer
cial and not from a sentimental view.
He says, "1 made up my mind that
commercially, the South was the sec
tion of this nation that would show
the most rapid development during
the next deende." This development
is to be brought about by immigra
tion' railroads and commerce These
constitute our road to prosperity.
Politics is our bane. Intolerance of
opinion checks the tide of immigra
tion. But our people are learning
better souse. Patriotism does noi
build rail roads, and sentiment will
never make us rich. The resources
of the South are unlimited. Our
natural advantages far exceed those
of the North. The attention of the
world is being drawn to this beauti
ful section, and the'lay is not far dis
taut when the wealth of the Union
will be to a great extent transferred
from the North and East to the Jong
suffering South, if we are not (Lawn
from the plumb line of progress by
politic . , and torn up by civil dis
cord.
?The examination of public
school teachers will commence next
Thursday. Road notice in another
column.
The Latest from the JPresi
lie nt.
It will be gratifying to our readers
to know that President Garfield is
steadily improving. This is now the
eleventh day since lie was shot, and
great confidence is felt by his physi
cians that be will ultimately recover.
! At the same time lie is, by no means,
out of danger. All we can do is to
hope for the best.
I'ublic Instruction.
The Georgia Legislature is now
agitating the question of higher taxa
tion for educating the people, and the
Constitutionalist advises that the
fiiud be so increased as to keep the
public schools open six months, out
side of the local system.
The subject is a very important
one for our .State, ami we tbink the
people make a mistake in supposing
that higher taxation will be burden
some. We now educate our childreu
at private schools and pay the tax in
addition to the tuition. Why not
then save the tuition and pay all in
a just and uniform tax, and thus ele
vate the standard of public educa
tion.'' We throw out this thought for
Xhi people t) ponder upon care
fully. In the mean time there is a
practicable plan which every ccm
muuity can work upou. We arc glad
tliat it is meeting with favor in many'
parts of Orangeburg. The plan we
refer to is, to amalgamate the public
and private schools, by supporting
the teacher from the public fund as
many months as it will last, and, as
soon a6 it is ex h aimed, for the pat
rons to come to the rescue, and sup
port the teacher for the rest of the
full term. By this means we get back
the taxes and secure efficient teach
ers and good schools.
Another plan is the local tax sys
tem, which nil towns and thickly set
tled communities ought to adopt.
Now that the new school year will
soon com m c? cc, let the people taken
proper interest in the matter for the
good of their children and the coun
try. The public school system, as
now stands, could be made ti great
blessing, if parents in every com
munity would only co-operate with
the school officers. Let the matter
be done at once. We arc progress
ing in oLlier matters. Why should
wc be laggard in that which atlccts
the future happiness and prosperity
I of our loved ones?
Taxing Twice.
A correspondent from Orangeburg
brings to the attention of the Nows^A:.
Courier the injustice, under our pres
ent laws, of requiring taxes on both
real estate and the mortgage given
for it, which amounts todoulde taxa
tion. Wc brought this matter before
the public in an editorial during the
winter, wet hink during the session of
the Legislature. Under the present
syst.Mii, if a man buys h farm on time
for ijiiiUOO and gives n bond and niort
gage for jjtfiOOO for payment, faxes
arc collected on both for $12000. This
is a very had law and our next Leg
islature ought to rectify it nt once.
Hither the mortgage or the land
ought to be roleived of taxi's.
Obituary,
Died at Orungehurg, S. ('., July
11th lbSl, Thadiicr.' K. Snspbrtas;
Jr., aged 5 months and eleven days,
only son of Thaddeus K. and M'iiry
A. Sasporias.
??Mitlcr little children to come unto
me, and forbid t hem not, for of such
is the kingdom of Heaven."
STATE OF COUTH CAROLINA.
Oka xo Kim kg County.
nY jiknj. r, 1zi.AK, fcttqciRB, Probate
Judge.
WHERE A 8 Joseph F. Robinson, C. C.
1'.. hath nmde Hint to me, to grant
him Letters of Administration of the
hstntc of and effects of Sarah I'rickett.
These are therelore to cite aud admon
IhIi all and singular the kindred and Credi
tors of tlie said Sarah Prickelt, deceased,
that they be and appear, before ine, in the
Court of Probate, lo be held at Orangeburg
<j. 11, on Twenty-second (22nd) August
next, after publication hereof, at 11 o'clock
in the forenoon, to show cause, if any they
have, why the said Administration should
not be granted.
Uiyen under my Hand, this 9th da}' of
Jlllv Anno Domini 11>81.
l>t*.J BfclS.J. P: IZLAR,
Judge of Probale, O. C.
ju'y 14 2t
Y. M. C. A.?The Rooms of this
Association over the store of Mr. W.
Willoek, on Russell street, are opened
every evening in the week (except
Sunday), from half-past eight to half
past ten o'clock. Heading matter,
games, &c., arc furnished to enter
tain any who may be disposed to
visit the Rooms. The prayer meet
ing of the Association has been re
sumed and is held every Friday
evening nt half-past eight o'clock.
These meetings have been encourag
ingly attended and interesting
in character. It is hoped that the
young men of our town will further
encourage this Association by at
tending this service, as well as by
making usoof the Rooms during the
evenings it is opened; The subject
for the next prayer meeting will be
""Themeasure of service" and the
reference Luke, Chit pi., Jib, HO verse.
Wc bespeak a large attendance next
Friday eveningal the V. M. C. A.
Hooms at ball* past eight o'clock, and
also nt the lVit'tre meetings.
iiENiiY mm
We arc determined to reduce our
stock preparatory to taking an inven
lory of the same and will oiler extra
inducements to buyers during the
coining
TEZETT
Wc have made sweeping reduc
tions in prices through our entire line
Out bargains are
Linneu Dress goods at 10 formerly 25
Plaid Dress Goods ? 12.j ? .10
Union Lawns ,.7 ? 12^
Black all wool bunting 20 ? 30 j
Colored ? ? ? ,, ? 20 30
in all dress goods
Black Grenadines 25 cts formerly 50
Balbriggan Hose 25 formerly 40 cts
04 thread all linen hemstitched band
kercheifs 12 Acts worth 25. Hemistich
all linen needle worked coiners at
15 cts worth 30.
& 1 CORSET
at 00 cts worth .$1
Linen Damask Towels at 25 cts
worth 40. This is a wonderful reduc
tion and only n few more left. Table
Linens, Napkins, Bed spreads and
Lace Curtains must be closed out,
LZ ST EXT
If you need* Cnssimcres, Cot
tonades, and Flannels now is the lime
to buy them. Fails [and Parasols
at a sacrifice. Japanese parasols
at 10 and 20 cents. A 4 inch deep
Hamburg edging only 22cts, Our
line of laces is the largest aud alway
the cheapest in town.
E2TTZ.EMEIT
In the Clothing line we have
marked down the balance of stock
et prime cost and no humbug. Blue
Flannel suits $12,50 former price $15
Linen Dusters $2
A Few more nobby styles
straw hats at your own prices. Must
have the room,
SH OES SHOES SIIO ES
A reduction of 50ets on all low
quartered goods to close out summer
stock. As usual all shoes warrant
ed as represented.
THE WHITE Sewing Machine and
gaining favor continually.
BUTTERIOKS Fashions for July
and August ready. Ladies call
and get a copy free.
HENRY KOHN.
LANDRETIi'S
T?liJVir ?? CABBAGE
A FRESH SUPLT
AT
1ST* F- B.0BEN"S02T'S
Jeweller, Orangeburg S. C.
Notice to Consumers of
Tobacco.
YOUR attention ia called to a few brands
of my fine tmonking and chewing
Tobacco's, also Scgar? und Cegarettcs, which
I make a specially: Chewing?Celebrated
Buzz Saw, the Golden liar, Corn Cob,
Mique, Early Bird, Capt. .luck, Aurora
I'on 1 nke, Boozl, Wold Unowned Mills
Flora line Cut, and many other brands
which are not mentioned here, always
on hnnd; 6'moking: V?. T. lilokwells & Co's.
Durham, the only genur'ne. Hlockwclln
Long Cut, for Pipes and Cigretts, Morburg
Bros. Melrose Curly Cut, Smokers Truest
Friend, Larillord Solid] put up in tin foil,
0. W. Gail &. Az eelebraied Crown ill and.
iregars?wirabeba, Private Slock, Quccie
I ittle Lorina, Dona Sal, Ornato, Ulaek
II cop, luvoiitc, 1-mmpre State. Cigarettes
--LoiicFishcfnian, Pride of the North,
Litt e Joker, Uackwell's Durham. All of
the above are guaranteed to be first elasss
Ciive me a call and be convinced that i
keep the best Tobacco's in the market.
Look for the Line Store.
FRANK RISHERi Agt.
OFFICE OF
D. I DAK k CO
w
7 E would respectfully ask the public
to call and examine our stock of
DSY GOODS
In endless variety.
CXaOTSEOTG
In all the Latent and most Fashionable
Styles.
Both Stnple and Fancy
The World Reri??viiecl
LYON BAKING POWDEE
In J. 1,2 an<^ 1 lb ptxknges, guaranteed
JJcst of all or money refunded.
FLOUR!
Direct from the Mills, and wc call particu
lar attention to two of our Fancy brands,
'BOLTED SNOW"
AND
"HARVEST PRIDE,"
Which cannot be equaled in this Market,
and which is within the reach of the
poor as well as the rich.
A full and well Selected Btccl, from $7 50
to $12 00 per set.
SiUDSZiSS
From $2 to $ 12.
TOBACCOS
From the Best Factories in North Carolina
and Virginia, Low for Cash.
STRAW GG?BS
For Ladies, Misses, Children, Men, Youths ;
Boys in great variety.
rg"lIME will not allow us to mention our
I Entire Stock. Come and look and
you will ho pleased. Buy and you will be
satisfied. Respectfully.
B, B. SHOAK & 00.
Soutli Carolin a Hail Road
l^asHeii?^r Department
CHANGE OK SCIIKDULS.
On and after May 15th, 1881, Pasrenper
Trains on this Road will run as follows:
(till further notice.)
Greenville Express Train.
GOING EAST (DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY.)
Leave Columbia at.G 00 P M.
Arrive at Canulcn at.8 4r> "
I>eave Orangeburg......7 57 ?'?
Arrive at Charleston.10 45 "
GOING WEST (DAILY EXCEPT. SUNDAY.)
Leave Charleston nj. 6 00 A M.
heave Orangeburg at. 8 43 "
Leave Guhidcn at. G 16 u
Arrive at Columbia at.10 35 "
Way Freight antl Passenger Trains?Daily
Except Sundays.
GOING EAST.
*Leavc*Columlna. ,. G "0 A M
Arrive at Cam den.12 49 P M
LeaveOrangeburg.10 13 A M
Arrive at Augusta. 3 20 P M
" Charleston. 1 55 1' M
GOING WEST (DAILY EXUEPT SUNDAY.)
* Leave Charleston. 9 05 A M
,s Augusta..'. 7 65 '?
4' Orangeburg. 1 20 P M
Arrive at Columbia.-... 5 30 "
* Passengers leaving Columbia or 'Ihar
lestou on these trains have to change cam
at branchviMo lo reach Charleston at 1 66
{. m or Columbia at 5 30 p m.
Night. Express Trains ? Dally.
GOi'NO EAST.
Leave Columbia. .9,00 T M
?' Orangeburg.12 31 A M
Arrive at Augir ta. 7 25 '*
" Charleston. 6 36 "
GOING WEST, DAILY
Leave Charleston. 8 10 PM
" Augusta. . 7 00 "
u Orangeburg.1 62 A M
Arrive at Columbia. 5 30 "
t^n Columbia Division Night Express
Trains run daily; all oilier trains daily ex
cept Sunday.
On Augusta Di vision all Passenger Trains
run daily.
Sleeping C'arH are attached to Night Ex
|HCM Trains?herths only .$1.50? between
Columbia. Charleston and Augusta. On
Saturdays and Sundays, round trip tickets
are sold lo and from all stations at one
Gr8t-chuM tare lor the round trip, good till
Monday noon to return. Excursion tick
ets good for ten days are regularly or. sale
at nix cents per mile for round trip to and
from itll stations. Connections made at
Columbia with Greenville an 1 Columbia
and Charlotte, Columbia and .Augusta Hail
roads at Charlotte .lunctim by train arriv
ing tit Coliftcbia at 10.115 A. M.. and leav
ing Columbia at G.0U p. M. to and fioni all
points on both roads. At Charleston with
steamers for New York on Wednesdays and
Saturdays; also with steamers for Jackson
ville, Kin., and points on St. John River
and with .Savannah and Charleston BnL
road to a 1 points South.
Connections are made at Augusta with
Georgia Kai'road and Central Kaitrotd to
and from all points West and South.
Through tickets can be purchased tu all
points booth and West, bv applying to
1). C ALLE-'X, (i i'iTA.
JOHN 11 PEcK, General Siiptiv
J G. POSTELL, Agt., Oraugftharg. S. C.
Market Reports.
Corrected every Meek by .Messrs. liu"LL
k SCOVILL.
Kam AY, June 10, IS81.
COTTON ..j
Middlings. D)@
bow Middlings.'.. ^I'h
Ordinary. 3(?)5
PROVISIONS
t'orn. To^SO
New Corn .
peas. 1 50
Fodder, per U)0 lbs.1 5<?
Hough Hice.SO
i?50U EE WARD
Over a mil
1 i o n of Pro!'.
Uuiluiettc's
rench Kidney
'ads have al
?a ly been *jo!d
i this country
?id in Franc?;
every one of
r.hii'h has giv
n perfect sat
iKiaetion. and
have performed
cures every
time when
Used according
to <lii ections.
es n
Wenowsu, afllielcl au I do'tbfin g
ones that v.e will pay the above reward
for a single care of ?
iTame back ._
That the Pad fails to cure. This Grcn,
Remedy will positively and permanently
cure Lumbago, Lame Pack, Sciatica,
Gravel. Diabetes, Dropsy, Bright's Disease
of the Kidneys, Incontinence and Ketcn*
tion of the Urine, Jnfiamation of the
Kidneys, Catarrh of the Bladder, High
Colored Urine, Pain in the Pack, Side or
Loins. Nervous Weakness, and in fact nil
disorders of tho Bladder and Urinary
Organs whether contracted by private
disease or otherwise.
Ladies, if you arc suffering from
Female Weakness, Leueorrhcea, or any
disease of the Kidneys, Bladdei, or Urin
arv Organs,
\ou ca\ i$e cured'!
Without swallowing nauseoiiB medicines
by simply wearing
PROP. GUILMETTE'S
FRENCH KIDNEY PAD,
"WHICH CURES BY ADSORPTION.
Ask your druggist for PROFi G?1IJ
MKTiVfcfS FRENCH KIDNEY PAD, and
lako no other. If he has not got it, send
$2.06 nml you will receive the Pad by, re
turn mail.
PROF. GUIIiMETTE'S FRENCH liver
PAD
Wi ] positively cure Fcvei and Ague,
Dumb Ague, Ague Cake, Pillions Fever.
Jaundice, Dyspepsia, and all diseases of tho
Liver, Stomach and Blood. Prico $1 50
by moil. Send for Prof. Gnilmette's Trca
liseon the Kidneys and Liver, free by mail,
A rid l ess
FRENCH PAD, CO,
Toledo, Ohio.
For sale by Dr. J. 0. "Wannamaker
0?ngobnrg,.C. H., S. C.
nnay JO, 1881 ly.
8" pec1 ?Tl notice.
PAVILION HOTEL,
For tho Siumner months:
Rate? $1 50, $2 and S2 60 per d~.y.
According to Location of Room,
p:. T. GAILLAKD. Proprietor,
Charleston, S, O

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