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. t I e, .: i 'f '4. . -l ' !:M r'-t J - pi m 'hi '.' ! ft 'i la III I': Mr if i l v r, 1 I I 1 VI. ,t;f , ,?, r.f i.t-A i! II .11 I' , its V i I ! HOME JOURNAL. Published weekly at S'i per iitiniitii. Where the paper is Kent mil Ml the county,? ilO. WM. J. KLATTEIt, KiM-nm. Wedncsdayi May 2, 1803, Tho tt'irm which pnssed over this vicinity on the 221 u!l., v.us very (Ins tructive to lifts und jiropcrty in other sections. 'liattttiunifjii nuffi-red to tin amount of $10,000 ; Gcorg-iu comes in for a loss of Ht bust 81,000,000 in the wny of dnmagrrrf, ami u rcut many pen- ue.ro killed or wounded. The severest mrt of the Htorm m viwt to Imvc passed through Mississippi, death and destruc tion fiilliiuinir in its until. The town of ...... 0 , Jifiiure'iird, in Copiah county, contain io 11 pup''"'' of ubout 000, win, swept aay not u house lift Miiiidiup; ,u, ,1 on i.isionB were killed ai-d W wounded. Wesson, in the slime conn ty, lost 21 houses, and 22 person were killed and HI wounded. A pine forest juht beyond this town was blown out of f,VWtl'lll'l ll ('.' Innate ol tho loss to propcity can yet Ih- miulc. Tl.o Nashville. Chattaiiooira it St. Loui.i Jhiilwnv have determined to mill; n summer excursion to Texan during the time of holding the .Southern linptist Convention at Waco, Texitn. TlieCon- ventioii meetM tho 'Mi of May. .ualc of round trip ticket. ooiiiincncul ywler-d.-iy, aii'l will continiK; until the 7th in.-it., influ.-ivc, at the following ratcH: From Cowan to Waco and return, 811.00; from Dechcrd to Waco and return, ? 10.8O. tickets are a Im sold ut all other Million on the r".vl. Ar raliemenl.H will nlno hts made dmilij,' the Convention for an excursion into Mexico for those who may .il( biro it. The Supreme Court of .Mi.-si.-xippi, in the eiifo. of Chalnier.s vs. Secretary of Slate, reveirtid the deeii-ion of Judie Wharton, of the Circuit Court, and en tered judnieiit di.-iini.-.-in (.'halinei' !- titioii fir mandamus. lis conclusion is that the Secretary of State having de clared Manning elected, and the Cov enior having issued him a ct rliicale of election, (he casein put lxyond the juris, diction of the courts anil in such a. shape that CongrcM ahiie can set tie it l.x-tiovernor .lames I). J nrler, wno is now in New York, in speaking of the Ttnnes.-eu bond ipiosliuii to a reporter for the XcW' York Mail and Mx press, haid : "The (pu: lion is .Mill tin open one. The liill passed by I he I,cgi.-la- tare at its last sessimi has not settled the matter, for the bondholders have taken no action, ie,r signified, in any way, whether they will accept the pro visions of the ael." The penitentiary pii mcrs of Ten nessee are distributed as follows: To the main prison at Nashville, lifCi ; at tic Coal Cntk mimH.liO; althcK'nox- viJIo it Ohio railroad tunnel, 2,S ; Tracy City coal mines, 'i2.'i ; liisley firm, .'f l. 'J'hcru are 2U.S married and if 1,008 (jin gle ; 7") well educated ; 277 limited, ami !)K thai have no education. Timothy Marooncy, id' New Orleans, visited Commissioner McWhirlor re cently to make iuipiii ies of the lands in Tennessee. lie desires to purchase sev eral thousand acres of laud in this State for the purpose of colonizing nbout fifty families of Irish. . m At the silting of tlie Kcileral Court in Nashville, through fear of email pox, nearly every juror and witness wore a piece of a.-safoetida suspended from his neck, and the odor in the Court room was said to be more decided than agree able. A candidato who evidently believes that "the early bird gets the worm, "an nounces himself in the Lawrencchurg I'rcss, a camliilalc for Trustee in the election of August, 18fl Tlie ease id' M. T. 1'idk, Tennessee's defaulting Treasurer, is set for tho 'i.'tlli of June. Tlio chargen preferred ngniuut him arc embculcmvnt mid graiul lar ceny. Chattanooga w ill have n big Fourth ut' July celebration this year. A long and costly war is anticipate bclwcen China and France. The small-pox is (in the decrease in Niish ville. Legal Ways of Fishing;. From he .Nashville Ainericiui, 27lli nil. In giving ils construction of the fish law amendments a few days since, the American was misled by an error in the oflieiul copy ()f tll0 amendments as fur nislicd for publication. As printed it read : ' " That it shall not be lawful fr miy iK-rwin to eateb. kill, destrnv or i..l,.. fish in or from any of tho waters of il.e Ktato, whether a running slreiim or lakes nr ponds having milieu iio riiimiiur Hlrciiinc, in high or low water, by mrnim ofimy seine, trap, net, or to iiho lisb-berrii.-g, Jime or giant wowder, dynainile, gunpowder or any other explosive sub. stance for tJio destruction of lish in any ofcaiu waters", or by Any other iiicuiih .i i... ir ...f.i. f .i i ,. limn iy iiiigniig nun hook mm lino, and without linr, ynj, spike, ijim, yrab hook or enakh-hovk, etc. Tl.o italicised portion should read : "And with trot-jiue, gig, ppike, gun, grnb-linok or snatch hook." Thin, wc j are sorry to say, lets in ull the coiitri- vnnces mentioned nfler "angling with ! book and line," mid they can now be lawfully used in fishing. The citizens ol Nashville me in car-1 "nut iu trying to secure the removal if llin Mary Sharp College to Misliville. The American of last Sunday, in tin ed itorial making note of thy remarkable advuwo which Nashville has tuudeMnec the close of the nar, and the beginning of the new era, m the numljer ol its whotils and colleges, mid in educational inti reslfl generally, says: Quite recently there has been broach ed a project to establish ill this city an other school tor the higher training o!' girls and young ladies, or, to speak more accuratelv, il is proposed to trans ,,iit t this tit v a school which was i-,, , ,!,,! nearlv or 'iui!e tlurty year-ago; .. I : I. ..... ., i ..iivni Hi re I ai o I '. ," I, .1 c i .. ,.v,...l. iroueli an me .iniiii'ie.i. im .,.... I .'...ii. lie Ii if I l.i! lorollliliness oi i.i.i , .tics ol lis raining and for the high slamhud of scho!uii:ip niaiiilained, and which to day can justly claim to possess a faculty which is probably not surpassed in point of ability by any n:hool in uny part of the country. 'I he school referred to is ihe Mary Sharp College, lociited ut Win-che.-ler, Ti mi. I'pon the principle of letting the light shine, some of the long-time friends of .i . : .:. I I...,., .i,,.. foiiviiiceil lli:s liisiiiouoii nun- in.. - lli.il il it were located at the capital ol the .Slate, wliere H would nc iiioi.giu more pro those who ne-s wool ..:..,! .. ni ,.r I ! notice d i ravel In. in home, its useful - increased immensely, and a very much larger number of the gir and young ladies of the .Southwestern Siiiies would become sharers in ils bene ficlions. Also, if it were generally ac cepted as true, that Nashville, together wilh all ils other recommendations, could furnisi cdwniioiial a.lvaiilages unsur passed any m here, tliere would be less sending o'f .laughters to points so very far from home, involviugstich increased i .......I.. expense ami iiiip'ssioiiuj o. si. turns home under su.i.ien emergencies There- is to be a meeting of citizens interested in this mutter, and in the ad vancement of Na.-hvilie generally, on Tuesday night of this week, at the J'.ap list church on Summer street, to talk over Ibis (iieslioii of the removal of the M irv Sharp College fo Nashville. A number of lending citizens who are fa miliar with all the fads pertinent to the mliieet. will be i.i. -eiit. to make brief ad.insses and furnish any information which may be ti-ki 1 for. It is to be hoped, l'or l!.e credit of our city, that Ilit: meeting will be both large and cn- l Ii iir-in-t i. 'I he Nasi. vil li Ain.riean savs letters ire rec. ived daily in huge number from the holders of Teiiliessi e bonds ill- .piiring when the funding will coin, liieiiee. Some of llieni, says the Amer ican, have an idea that the till-.'l I 0 are to be returned and the old boiidsex- cliailgeil lor Hie propose., n.- imini;.. , ... .. i l.i. From the Imie of the h ll.rs there ...this lo be a gem nil di.-pe.-itioii lo fund. Occupations. The hist census classifies tin; employes engaged iu the iliU'erelit occupations iu Tennessee as follows : Lawyers l"(t' Clergymen t x.'jS Physicians and surgeons 'JOXS lleiilisls 2IS Tt achi i s - - !! I s .loiirnalists K0 Public ollieials- 2u::i Siilriiiu keel.ers 0li!l Ilailroad emiilovecs. ll.V l.'molm ees ol'Fxnrcss comiiiiliics. . 2H" j - j i i t " tclirranli couiiianics . 21!' lilacksiiiiihs -In? I'oot and shoemakers 1 Is.'! Hrick mid stoiieiiiasons .-1700 Cnniiiilers and joiners .207 Coiton, silk and woolen mill opera- lives l.i l Iron ami steel works operatives 1 1 17 Millers --17 10 Miners -- 1 10 1'rinterH Or.7 Saw-mill operative l"'o7 Milliners, lailors anil iircssuiuKers-:i..i Clerks and salesmen iu stores !!!H7 Error in tho Revenue Law. The follow ing circular has been issued from Ihe Comptroller's nlicc, under dale of April 2.'illi: To Cniinl v ( 'tan I Clerks. Your alteiiti.ui is called In an error in ihe revenue laws of March .'!, IS.S.'J, ns piiiilcd iu pamphlets sent you from this ofllec. The clause referring to sample selling should read, "each pers.ci sell ing goods by sample to consumers," $10 per annum. llrummcrs selling goods to merchants to be sold again are not linlile to tlie tax. cry rcspoellully, 1. 1. lll'KAltl), Comptroller. The following important decision wa.- cliped from the Trenton (ilobe: The Supreme Court recently decided at .lacksou, in the ease of Haines vs. l Uiibsoii county, that holders of county warrants, after having presented them to the Tru.-tee and deiiiai'.lcd payment, lire cnliilcd to interest fnun and after such demand of payment. I'nder ibis decision holders of any considerable amount of wnifanlH w ill not ho eager ii. w to present ( fii-iii for payment, in or der that ihey may begin drawing in terest. J'v tho census of 1KM) the workers of Tennessee- (counting all oecupnlions) numbered 417,1)70 persons, of whom 21)1,1,1.' persons, or about two-thirds, were engaged in agriculture, 1)4,107 were engaged in professional or person al services, 2:1,(128 were engaged in trade and transportation, and .'10,02 w'oro engaged in manufacturing, me chanical and mining occuHitluim, i. , . H is estimated that there nro IMO.OCO or 400,000 bushels of corn in Nashville the lurgest amount ever held there at any una time before. Tcnuessoo bonds nro quoted in Nash ville ut '.IX cents. The Indies; ofNashvilleare organizing si "H'orkiiigw'onicn's Home.'' Ifthev succeed it will prove u great boon to those women who are without home!' nnd compelled to earn support. A Felony to Dispose of Morf gaged Property. An Act to uciLe ii :i (, lny toili-p'iw: of prop- l-tv tli.ll i- llli'l. r II liii,l1.'W er ileed or lili'-l, iiilli !!" purjMw ! j.rivinvr ttic liiin lt':' ', Il 'ii-tve, nr :in;. I,wiel:ciai v of the SMIIIC I f il- ;, rvcls, IlllJ Jilllllsjl lllC Sllllll'. Section 1. Wj it enacted by the Gen eral Assembly of the State of'I'eliiics u. Tliiit il' liic imikerof any registered mortgage or deed of trust, or any other person, shall dispose of lo'j property cniivcved iii or covered by such convey ance, "with the purpose of depriving the morlg.igee, trustee or uny beneficiary of. the wiuie, or any part thereof, i r its proceeds, Mich person so disposing of such properly shall he gunly ..fa fcl ollciidiug had IV. W e l ie 1 ii; Oldll ' 1 ...iui.,.lv ..r tl. i,i.,.iu'riv at the time or ....,..,, -- out. iiroMiIci . I nit l ie act simo mi. n not, l.lv t inortga'.'eu or deeds of trust ur real cslali'. S..V lie it further enacted, Hint anv person violating the first section of this ael, upon conviction, Miall lie im prisoned in the pcnilelitiary, not less than three nor more than fen years, when the value of the property so dis- ... i . I 1 1... I ".' " ... ,. i i' i . . i,si'i ol excec. s iiui ..e m value of t1e prop, rtyso.i,s,,re, o.oiKSj 1 - ... . ,i . ,i .... llol CJ.ere.1 c.e- sin " ,r., r...... .... ..i.h.i ii clou iui tin.i pnsoiieil III .la K.n.ieiiua ... .es.- i i , , ; "iiu ic , : ail wnere llie iro s riy o uis hisi-m j does not exci ed tvio in value, the court or jury fiall have the p., wit to cone . "... :i... : : .. ... .;-,..,.., I1 ...., ...e s.,,, ...j . .... .. - in the county jail f-r any period less than one v. ar ... t Heir d,s. rel...,. Sec. Ii. J!e it urlhcr inacted, Unit ,. . ... , , ii , ! , nothing in this act shall iiil. rlere willii the oiosecution ol olhiisis I.eretolurei .I I .. .1' (I,,. committed, under any statute ol the lllie. i.i.i. i.s... im ti . I . n;......., .,... i. .( , ,n . ted shall he punished under existing aws. See. I. licit further enacted. That nee. I. It' 11 III l l.it r ciiiiuitu, .. o c .! . .. ,,.,.. the person disposing of the propert) shall pav ll.edi-hl lo secure wlicl, the ,le,l of trust or mortgage was executed ; . , . r . ... ...;..i i. ..I...II ociore lie .- ariaigiieii ior nun, im n.... ; held liable under this act. ... M , c .., IV,..,, 1 his act shall lake cliect Iroin and alter lis piis.-a; ge, the public welfare a l reoiiiring it. J'asscd March 23, 13. W. L. I.i:im.i:kwim)), Speaker of House of Ilcpreseiitutivcs, 15. F. Ai.i;xAM.i:i:, Speaker of the Senate Approved Marcli 2. W.m. 11. Uati;, (iovt rnor. I, I). A Niinn, Secretary i.f the Mate . i- T :r.. .1...1 ,1... I. .... ., .... it ,r i oi . t'liin-.-.--,-, t .:i in mat m. s,"'"h . t i . ..o , ,1 1... il... is a tint! copy of au act passed liv the i; ..i.. i. :.. i . ...i .... .. I.K. ,. il... I'orly llnrd iieneral Assemiiiy ol tne; Slate of Tennessee. 1). A. Ni-nx, Seen lary of State The 0,ro Prcbiem. I 'roin I Im- I'. a K:.f-le. Thewrilernm.le Ihe iic.Miainlanco of a gem lemaii n im onoe'i ii i.t.jt.- nt.iti .1 1 1 .. I. plantation in soullicrn Louisiana, tins man u.-u Imrn in ln.slon, grailuated ; in m)0 cimii,;,,,, fr sowing spring Com Ihe Columbia College School of ( w1(.nt, ,lm ,I11IC, 0f tho work is nl Mines, and had lived iu Chicago. U ready done. The prophets of a short was thoroughly imbued wnh northern crp'have been revising their estimates ideas, and was the incarnation ol vim- wi i,i a month, and instead of a short- Keu perseverance aim eniei pi i. e. "e -tory lie told ol ins long light, against 11 ncroachinents and oveiilow ot the1 1 . I H I I .1 1 .1 . . If L miner oi waters nan uie eieaienis oi me hero:e all lliroiigii :t, and was worthy ol me ,i, seripiion oi me muni, itiniosi, nun penned the second part ol 1 aiist lien he locale! Ml Louisiana lie l.ad lo lace the .pi..-iion..f labor, lie tried lo solve it as he would have .lone at the north. ,s. fs""" juiiit.-.s, a st 1 1. h ,i - ii. , use nun .t ''i.t'.;ir..i)auiy soinetfiing more. a church and u preacher, and aimed at the acquisition of good laborers by lirst making his employees comfortable and denied. lie tried both hiring and Ihe shares system. When the writer lulktil- with iiim he had four years of experience, lie had had the plnlan- thiopy all drowned out til him. lie re garded the negro as incorrigible, lie was hc.y, worthless, immoral, lapsing into barbarism and voii.looism iu spite of all bis employer could do. While emotional and easily responding Id the rude eloi.uei.ct of the preacher, he was apparently uillioiit any real moral; sen.te, oi euoiigu io ne improved on i'e was beastly immoral ; he would sical ; ne wouiii wori; only so Ihiilt as lo supply his aiipelite, ami not then if he ciuilil supply Ins liine'iT will) tliclt. This -einli iniiii, well read in all (lie phi losopliies, saw no hope br the neerii. He could not he helped, because he Would not help himself. Curious Matrimonial Mixture From the Chicago Herald. Ono of I In isn curious family compli cations w-hich arc liable to arise in any community has just been brought to n'iii in .Miciiipm through the tuurruigc of a widower with three sons to ii widow with tlrrec danohters. Wero this mnr riaoe the only one thnt. bud taken place bclwcen ilit! members of the now united families the task of poiiitiii!; out tho re lationship existing between the different people, concerned would not bu it severe one. l.ut Ihe three suns have had the temerity to fall in love ami become mat- riinonially attached to the three daugh ters. Just what relationship ilu; buys and girls bear to each other mid to tlie old people, und just what kinship the i ii ...... 1 inn people nave acouireti ior I lie vonim- cr ones of the household, is sonicthinL' that reipiircs considerable thought. The youii'' men are certainly brothers-in-law to tlicmselves ami the firbj nro just un certainly sisters-in-law to each oilier, Kach buy is a son in luw to his own father, und each mrl is a dauLditer-fn law to her own mot her, Tho old mini has he. nine husband tn tho mother-in law of his own son, and naturally, his wife Iii'Iiil; still n. the flesh, must bo n biotunisf. ro,.tho old lady in tit be a lugnniist, she beiiifr tho wilu ol her soii-in-luw's father. Now, if tho old la tly idioiild have u child, what relation would he or thu bear to the possible child of one of the J'ouiig couples ? Wc pause for a reply. It claimed that onu of tho best puv in' papers poiith of the Ohio river is the Atlanta (Gu.) (Anisli'ttitimi, Jt is val ued nt (J250.000, and Its profiU last year were 818,200. The Ohi,, prohibitionists will hold ft eonventiou til C'.,luil,.m .1 ...,. t.'t the purpose i.oi.iiinuiii cundidtitcs for Mute oflieers. THE WHEAT PROSPECT BRICHTENS. Advices from Over 300 Cen tera Promise at Least an Avorago Yield. The New York Tribune publishes two pugcH of detailed report from the entire wheat-growing districts of the entire West and ISoHhwest, representing tlie opinions ot observers in thirteen gram producing centers in Dakota, thirty-five in 1 Union, twentyvsix in Jmliiiua, ecV' eiiteen in Iowa, ceventy-sevcu in Kan sas, fifteen in Kentucky, ccventeeii ill Minnesota, fifiy in Missouri, twenty-six in Chin, and from various points in Ne braska, Wisconsin and California Ohio alone shows poor prospects, and the de cision from the whole of nearly 300 lo ealifies is that the crop will be quite up to even it it does not cxceeU tnc aver are, although it will probubly not reach the L-reat viehl of last vear of 410,000,- 0110. bushels, which was, with the exceji- tion of the wonderful y eld of oUU.OUU,. 000 bushels in 10. the largest the country ha ever ueen. Tho following is the outline of the verdict from tlie severa i istri several district, condensed jw briefly as an idea of the - . ,. . . J.,kllttt1jrijiuul 1)rumise f u great jr( ... Illinois The condition fair and im nroviiiL'. : I. Il 'CI .. I,;,.l, .InrllKr nioiii.iii - M..s,.v.v.ts, .....v rf j U(jt d tt,.e growl,li; , . , f v . cL f, '. ' ......... ,t,.. iMinsis i rosiH-cis oi u uciic-i in.'" I .. ....7... , i. JMrillllCKJ . llll IUI "llllis.i.. J .i.J.rft,.,l .tereiice. but - - a a bright outlook. Missouri Prospects encouraging. Nebraska A late season, but un in- . .:.l. ., , creasetl acreage, with a , . ,r . . 1 " " J' c "P- ew "k-lhe Uirg prospect of bet- est crop ever irotiuceii . . . , .,. , ,,. . , . ' i tr.iust inn. i l JltlHIIIILl , , .. . . " .'V.'"- . I Wise,, iisin A tin r liriisnect. The reports of damage from severe cold, it seems, have not been well found ed, in most cases, ami the warm und ge nial weather has made a gr, at change in the situation. From ten States and Tcrritoiies the estimates are for an average or greater than an average crop. - Minnesota will fall off somewhat on account of the in- i .. .- ... I. ..!.., creast u line u on i vcu in rtu ..ti nuui:, " " . ' but the decrease here will bu more than . . . counterlniianceii ny uiu iiicrensu eise- where, as in Dakota, ir instance, where the. acreage will be double ; Wis consin, w here il w ill increase twenty per cent., and Missouri and Kentucky, with au increase of ten or hfieeii per cent l.'.ven in Ohio, u l.ern il htck til slum . : . r . f ,., fl.n ,.,. i. mKi,ect.s are 1 " '-' 11 . Ijrij'litctr. 'p10 ground throughout tho country i ago of thirty lier cent, thev do not now c.li11 mor(, tjia, (ivu t() !ilU.011 ,,t.rc(.nl) w;li(.h wm,, (vc wm. it ,ril(, l,L. wiicij ollt 1)y ,vcnl.P. The Pcnn (i).vniua crop is csliniale.l at 30,0(10,000 bushels sumined up. While there are ,.,.. .jnnvbucks which may come to the .., ilirldin.r niiC.ivi.r.ibl.. uenlhee in lu inimodiati:' futiiro, mitl chinch bugs I llll(i lri,iiKl,t furtlicr on, the prospects . to-day is good lor an average yield and Barred by Limitation. IVoin llie Na.-livillc Itiiiini r. The suit of the United Stales, as trustee, vs. the Nashville & Chattanoo ga railway, was argued and derided in tlie Cniled Mates District Court yester day by the jury returning a verdict iu favor of the defendants. The suit was brought some time ago to compel the asliville I hattanooga railway to pay accrued interest on cer S lain coupon bonds. Koine time previous ( tht uiu the li.itl Kliitix intvern. incut bought, as trustee for the Chica- saw Nation, certain coupon Is .mis issued by the Nashville & Chattanooga rail way in 1,V)2 and endorsed by the State. These bonds fell duo iu 1882. The in terest which accumulated between July 1, 1801, and January 1, 1800, inclusive, amounting to about"? 150,000 evidenced by coupons, was not paid during tlie war nor subsequently, but the bonds anil all coupons subsequent to January i, iniiii inn. oereioiore neen paid uyine railway company. The suit just deci ded was a suit by the (lovernnicnt, brought iiiioii the coupons matured be tween July 1, 1801, and January 1. 1800, and with interest thereon, urn king a total claim of something over 83110,000. While it was conceded that the statute of limitation did not run against the (iovernnient in matters merely trustee, that it was where it was the real party in interest it was con tended w here it was subject to the stat utes of limitation. Defendant contend ed that the coupons were but interest, ami unit (Hiring tl.o war between bellig eranls interest could not be char"ed In his charge to the iurv. Judco lin. ter heltl that tho idea of the shunts ..r . limitation was a good plea, and while it - did not apply to the (.overninent w hcii 'l "'d in ils own behalf, it did npply in 'I'0 present cause where it sued us trim. tee. I pon this chur.'n ib.. i.... e; a verdict in favor of the defendant, llie counsel fr the plaintiff, however appealed the case to tho I'nitcd Htiited Supruiue Court, TllirTAtKNIX, " of Hlirtfliril ; TIIJ5 -KTXA, of Harl,ii.l Till'; KxNOXYUJJi Finn, of Km.xville, Tenn, Tbree better Fire Iiwurancc Companies ciiniiot be founU. Kepresei.itJ , WM. J. SLATl'KR. PolleU issued M onco on 1 ordinary A new tr'.Diniii.ir for innmmi. t.,.n.,ni consists of large rosettes innilc of narrow ribbon velvet. Seeds for the Farmers. The Commissioner of Agriculture for Tennessee has ordered from the Depart- WnshiiiL'ton. D. C. for distri bution among the Tennessee correspond ents of the Hurcau the following vane- I !. of n'CtLs : Iv'vntinn com, pearl millet, upland V.-i. T.l ... fno.,a rice, 4'i.ns ihiiiu, uuiiuBuu wt i,"ti grass, Texas blue grass, squasli ot all varieties, ljima ociuis oi ruru vunuuen, alfalfa, stock peas of all varieties, cu imihcrs ofnickle varieties, rare vnric- t o. f rasnDcrries, waiermeioiis, uesi " , . .. .. - . , .... .. varieties, Turk's cup and green citron, riiiiteloiipes, sorghum, assorted vuric- Cunt. McWhirter wrote Cuiiimiion- er Iioring that he had prepared a farm ers' roster, containing at least the name of one good farmer iu each civil district of the State, and there being ninety seven counties averagiug eighteen civil districts, makes a grand total of 1,740 correspondents, every one of whom wanted and would expect one package of each variety of seed ordered for expe rimental purposes. World. French Language. I'rof. A. Jiiiiribin is iirepnred to give French lessons to a few more pupils. lessons 1,'iven ut n'mlil only, n he is oilier ise engiig c.l iu tlie iliiy-tiine. Kiikkiikni'ks. Cluv. Marks timl bulvj I)r. Mnrn-ll uii.l lit.lv: .1.1,. linllL'll mill lailv : V J. Sinner ami lady; M. 1. I'ully an. I latly; lt.S. ll. iiili rsoii ii'iiil luilv : lr. Iliiirtl anil la dy; Messrs. Kwlirey nnil Sons; Mrs, Wvsseil- livr anil sun ; .Miss Macule .Marcli. The tenth census shows that of the u-.iiikmi i.f iliij coimtrv 2.4.12 are nhvsi- ciiins, 2,001 artists, 1,820 actresses, 320 authors, 28 journalists, and lit com. inercuil travelers. In only one voca tion, that of teaching, do they outnum ber the sterner scit, there being engaged in that pursuit 154,375 v.'oinen to 73, 33.3 men. Tki.ki'iioxi: Okkke at I'hiu.ii's, Dkio Stoki:. Direct communication w ith railroad, telegraph and express of fices at depot. 5 cents per message. Carter, Days & Co., Managers. H m 2 ft ; a p K r. : - Ell H O n 0s c p M )-q s W 3 w o z 3 -i CTq i ra a C 00 A n CO o; - O " R o o GOO O O O Wapn and Carriage Shop. Wc have opened u Wagon anil Carri ape Shop ut K nipper's old staiiil in Winchester, and propose to do nil kinds of work in our line us neatly and cheaply as can be dune anywhere. Strict attention will be given to repairing. We have n first-class blacksmith, who, in addition to other work, will make a specialty of horse-shoeing. All kinds of inneliinery repaired in best stvle, cheap, J. KISSI.ING & 1$. STL'DEK. Jan. 31, 1SSX LAND FOR RENT LAND SALE. As Siecial Coniniissioner in Iheease of Jo seph M Acklen vs. E 1' Acklcn and others, by tleeree of the Circuil Court i.f Franklin point. Iv, Tenn., at March Term. lKH.'l, 1 nirer for rem, ior venr the liintls iH'l.inging to C. Acklen's heirs, eonsistinv of four tracts iiiul and survey of which I have either for mon ey or on me usual terms. I lie laml is aj miles of Winchester, near Uogle & Davis nill,2J miles of Fjttill Springs, In iiootl neigh- borliooil, nptl immediate possession given. If sold, possewlun for grnlti sowing to be given in the fall, and tho rental contract o expire lH'eeniber2')lh,lKS:l. ' This April 24th, 188.1. H. r. STEWART, Sjiecial Coniiiisioner. J will receive bids privately for' nil, or ei ther of the above tracts of land, the biddings to commence pt -r per acre, on one nnd two years' credit. Hlds to be received at the Cir cuit Court Clerk's office, between now and the 4th Monday in Julv next. II. 1'. STEWAKT, Special Coiniiiissitmcr April 2.p.tl.,'83. 4w W COLLEGE ! 'The Fexale UniTersUj of the South' At Winchester, : : : Tenn., A LOCATION i i... nn.1 U-mitv of necne- llllSlirp.tSSL'tl ll'l ..".-- - , . rv, nail euiirtlv exempt from all nnilurial ami epiilenile diseases. TIIU MCTIIODS OF INSTlIUCi'KW in tliisliislitiiti.it. lire such as cum men sense and the wisdom (,'iiinetl from long exjs-Tience liiivutleiiionstriitetUo he most etlcetive. N iilnn is uocciiletl or rejectfd heeliUse It is " new " or "M," but if proved bent, no sliKinii is pliit t il upon it because it is not the birth of yesterday. Tin: ti:a('Jiino in tins College is fully Hp lo the progressive tleiiiiinilsof Ihe present, lioth the uistriiclion anil example sueli tliiit even lliesiiigKisi. u. t. . .. . ...... ..i it.. i iiiuillervut HiMin iKeoiiie iniervsivu, n....v becuiuvs u positive pleasure. TIUKTY YEA KS the Mnry Sharp bus sIohI firm uniid tlie ues t.Iiiti.uiof wur iiiul the MMcttiliii.H of envy ami jiuloiisv, and tins long rteorti oi iinuum mitl siicress'f ill toil sliouhl he BHiilhcic.it guar antee fir the future-. STL'I'KNTS OF THIS COLLEGE, ocuiipviiig posilioiis of honor tliroii,'lioiit the i ...I... I... il... ..ilur'iitt.iii here receiv- II.IIIl, unit , .' - ...I ..... ......I., l,l,.u. IllU ll.l lOIIHlllllls iif'Silllll lliv ,.....v " , , , ... em Imines," uii.l to llie coiiiiiiumlies in wine i tltev rt-sitle. lire in'ii'i iViicw of the thorough work done at the Mary (sharp in educating initiil ami heart. ECONOMY of tlress is insured by a neat and inexpensive uniform. hooks and stationery can be bought at Nashville prices. No foiiihiniitions funned by whirl, any teacher is to receive a profit iu monies KjK-.it for pupils. THE ruospEcrs i.f die Institution were never hitler; requests for Catalogues anil niforiiiiitii.il received dul ly, not only from tlie Southern Suites, but from points north ol tlieuniu river. THE STANDAKU of i.iliie.ttinn is Itiuh. ami rests iiiioii the coll- vi,.iii,n 1 1. ut ..vi rvsv.li in of liiHti'llcliiin sliouhl beesliiiiiiletl by ils success in promoting llie higher education; by its ability to increase the power and range of thought, anil to not only excite the mind to extended seienlilie research, hut to join will, it that pure moral culture by which alone the true dignity ami well-being of humanity is insured. THE FACULTY consirt of Ir. Z. C. Oiavhrs, lirst and only Presideiil, assi.-li.! by a full able and expe rienced corps of Professors. EXPENSES. lr .V.-nti. Tuition inCiiIhgiale Deparlineiit " " lnteriiutlintf " " " Primary " " " Music, (Piano) vtilh use of iiisiriiiMt.il . c(; s.eeia I Vocal I'smiiis " " Painting (not including ma terial) " " Drawing ... " " (iernimi anil French, each.. Boiii.l, ineliiding washing, fail and 0 1 lights i- l." "i0 Paymeiils to be nntde, one-half in advance lor each half session of Iwenlv weeks For ('iitaliigiief.nr iiil'iiiaiialioii.addr.sfihe 1'resi.lcnl, or Professors (i. W. Johnston mid A. T. Barrett. B!l. The next sessit u begins llie 2d Wed- nesilay in Septeinlier. II VYDl'A' M UK'ir ' Presi.l,.t lioartl of Trustees. Julv 1 I.1MS0. Winchester, Tenn., I.K.M.KIl IN DRUGS Medicines and Chemicals, FANCY & TOILET ARTICLES, Syn.iyis, y.'iiisiis, l'tijumriy, tlr. Prescriptions cart fully compounded w ith accuracy anil dispatch by cnmieteiit persons, at all hours of the tlav and night. febl.-j-VJ. Iv Elk River Mills. Headquarters for the Milling Public of Franklin and Adjoining Counties. These Mills (known as Hinton Mills,) are .ill i.it.,.l .... l.'ll. rii... tl..... . I. ..f .......... .. .... ..... ..it., ...... r ....ill, Winchi'sler, anil lliree miles west of lVelirnl Thev are given up lo have Ihe liEST MA CHINERY of tinv Custom Mills in Ihecoiir,. Irv ll .vi.... .. ....... ll.l... ..i.. t; i w m.Ul.. I,ll- mi,l lvli, lU wheat anil one on corn, enables us to alwavs be up with our work, wilh plenty of water to spare. You always get your grinding no wailing until to-morrow. Our iiceoninioila thum are equaled bv no Mills in the cmintrv. With Mr. Win. M. Taft as miller, our Mills turn out Flour and Meal excelled by none. Our merchant work is eipu.l to tliiu'of anv Mill. Orders for Eloiir and Meal promptly filled. We thank Ihe public for a liberal patronage since starting, anil lioie to be able io merit a more iiiieral one as we tin Hie work. liOUI.E t!fc KAYIS. novl-ljanl R POOLE, Photographei Corner Union nnd CherrySts., NASHVILLE, : : : : TEXX. feb'21 Non-Resident Notice. Thou. Core vs. Jno. D. Lipscomb nnd otners It niiDenriiiL' tu the Kulif:n.i,.n ,.f .1... Clerk anil Master, from the nlliduvit in cmn- iniinuni s liill Ii. uliove cause, that the de endiint. John 1). Lipscomb, is a ntinresi lent uf tho State of TcmipsHiw. u,. tl ordinary process of law cannot be served up- It is therefore ordered by me that publication be nintle for four successive weeks in the Home Journal, a newspaper published in Winches ter, Tenn., requiring said non-resident defend, ant to appear on nr before the fourth Montlav in June next, before the Clinneery Court at Winchester, Franklin county, Tenn., and make defense to said liill, or the same will bo taken for confessed and set for hearing ex-pnrtv as to him. Witness my hand, at office i ill Winchester leilil., this April St, 188,'t. CI.EM. Altl.EDGE, (.'. M liv John Arledge, Dt p. C. & M. Apr2.V4w To myjriends. I nni now receiving n nice line of " Millinery Goods FROM NEW YORK, such ns Bonnets, lints, FJowcrs, Rib bons, siitins nnd Lueos. k n MRS. N. E. DAYS. April 2ot!i, 1883. L t i SI. L 1) III ir.u IVAILW11 Ahead of all Competitors Business Men, Tmirisis, Emigrants, Fainilit-ii, THE BEST 110UTE t UuWie i- nail, liKtiahiipolis, Chieac,, u.,u ,)' v c'- is via .iiHhville. """i THE BICST ItOUTE to St. b)U;8 West I via Mckenzie. " l HIE BEST Itol Tlv to West Tcnnw,,, Keiitiiekv, Mississippi, Ark!UisaiiUJxe, yititna " in iLvtiiiiVi Don't Porget xt By tliis Line you secure the of Speed, Safety, CnU Balisfactiuii, AT the of Expense, Anxiety, Fatigue. ' Be sure to buy your TickctH over tie N., 0. & St. L. Railway, The Inixpc.it net tl Traveler need hot,. amiss; lew eliiingts are ntitssnrv, jnj w.:l as are unavoidable are made m Uuitm THROUCH SLEEPERS III.TWKK.N Atlanta and Nashville, Atlanta a ml St. J,,,,;, Atlanta and Louisville, Nashville n,H is,' Iiliis via Colinnblis, Nashville ami ville. Nashville uutl Memphis, Martin mils. Louis, I'nioirt'ity and St. Louis, Mi-Keniie and Little Hock, where euiiiieetiuu in oiadt with through Sleepers to all Texas jminij, Cull on or address A. B. WKENN.Trav. A., Atlanta, (it J. H. PEEBLES, T. A., ( liatliiiio.,K,Ttn W. T. W i Kl.S. P. A., Clii.ttaiioiiLa,Ttti.' W. L. DAN LEY, ti. P. A; T. A., Ni.sl.vlHi', Tumi. JOHN M. HUTCHLNS, WINCIIlKrEltIENN., !i:.u.i:n is Standard Patent Medicines, ne, minis, (ills, aini.-lits, Live-Null,, Haiti ;; (in 1 loolli 1, rushes, Joint Ar.iclts, 1 rfiimtry, 00 Soaps, Sliiiiil.lt r Bunts, Trusses, Sin.iifw, mid all vaiii lits ol I rurgisi,.' Similrim, ti Ii ltd gars, Pure Winisaiid l.iiai is for Jlttlitir.al Ii (1(1 : purposes. Physicians' n scriotii as eurefiillr on,. oil poiinditl, aiiiloMkis aii.wi-red nidi fine iui, , - ,() ilinpntch. inais 00 ,. M.iiiul'aeturer and d ialer in ALL STYLES OF FL'RNITL'RF I Prices as low lis the same ran be lmil.t in Nashville. His Furniture is all liiiiiil-n.ailr, jainl will slimd the ttst of miy rei.n,nil,l( i usage. Pi. liiris.Clir. n.i s.tVc, l.'talh lo.iwil. 1 : '"! ''l:'"1 ''i'' '"1lIt V"-V A" M,"Mil . .lntiimui i r-;ti fiit'.'n, n vnu y.imi hjiis I in yoiireiiiie eliairs, ci me mul gtt (iariliu r Palenl ."-ply Vein ( r seals. All kini'suf l'i- , holslei v, Ac., ii m promptly. ( Ol'l- INS ina.le lo ..r.it r.'an.l a fully : lv 1 of the nil est on lianil. .,f any size, at li'f tl.nn. I they can be bought for uny n hen the. Iltnill l deliver them iu a NICE liEAI.'SE tu any .art of Iheeouulv. He ket ps en lii'inl nil Urn r- . iii-i.i of METALLIC CACES, ; as clieiip, or chii.pt r than the sunn run 1 ' liouglit in Na-hvi!le. I He has all kiudsof liiniliei for sale, nt lit ( lowest price ; and, as lie has a saw-mill t,f juwn, can till anv oriltral shell neliie. nug-j:l BRADFOED NICHOL, iu:ai.i:ii is iFirst-dass Furriita A N II M.NfK.CHIll:l! OF All Kinds cf Mattresses, No.!) North Colhge Street, Nashville ' : Tennessee. I.cc Moms anil Sum 1). Nh 1ml, Saluiiur. 1 -i All goods paekt I ami delivcrid al liniln fl !..::i free ol charge. JOE ARLEDGE, Al the house lately occiiiitd by Fiiimiug & Son, i'ublie Sipiare, winch i ;st ei: , t en n., rroposesto furnish, t in an for ciisli. :iml''f 1111 "esi nriintis a-nl tpialily, WHISKIES, BRANDIES, WINES, CORDIALS, BEER, ALE, OYSTERS, SARDINFS, CRACKERS, Cigars, Tobaccos and Snuff. His liar will be niiit riuli ntltil by Mr. Tom. Arlttlge, and he guarantee that iff ufVufum-t oly will be sold. Hot ihiiiM lor inter, anil cool elms tor Siiuiiuer. un' him a trial, janll-tf LIVERY AND SALE STABLE. Winchester, Tenn. New ami elegant Top ar.tl Nn-Tnii liiifrsa'N and lirst-class Harness antl Saddle Ilerns. Horses boarded by the year, month "f ,'l!-v very low, and well attended to by fait''"' grotimsiueii. Hacks run night and tlav from "Yinehesttr to Deeherd. Passeiigt rs ciillt d for in any pail of town, iiiul baggage ehcektd. aprl-tf EI.I.IS DAY?. JOHN SIM.M0XS . P. R. I'l'lllH SIMMONS & CURTIS, Attorneys nt Ijav Winchester, Tenn. Will iiracliei' in il. foniiii.nof Franlhii, (ofVeeaiiilMonre; also in Supreme t'eurt nt Aasuviuo. iTolnpt attention given ' leeiious. iiiiw- (Jllice stniili-nnKtsideof 1'iiblit Sninire. Mrt. 77.es. ,. MrlMll. itr. IIn;h II'. J'''1'-'-" ST. CLOUD HOTEL, IO North Summer Street. Nashville, : : : TenneEEee- This Hotel has recently hern entirely re furnished, nnd is now re.itfv tn entertain lr Hie.it ns well ns per.uanciil boarders, nielit, SUOperday. t'll,.v4'"