Friday January SO, 1891.
r. P. L.A3MEK, Editor.
The legislature will .take a recess
to-morrow until Feb. 11th.
The Grand ;LJe of Mi-ion of
Tennessee is in session in Nashville.
Peffer, who succeeds lngalls In
h senate, lias "writ:' a book. What
more could his enemies ask!
a -punniRi.E oalaniitv occurred at
Yoiinfftown. Pa., last Tuesday. Bv
an explosion in the Mammoth Mint-
oue hundred and ten men were Kiuea
President Polk, of the National
Farmers' Alliance, endorses the ac
tion of the several Southern States ii
wlthhnlrfinsr appropriations to th
World's Fair until the Force bill
finally and forever shelved.
Senator John Jkkms Inoallp
tli hen-roost orator, of Kansas, will
roost at home after the fourth
Mtrch next One hay-seed, called
William Alfred Peffer, will occupj
his chair in the Senate. The Alliance
lals and lassies of Kansas togethei
' writ it; ?' we have no ter to shed
Now that the F..roe uul is sid
tracked, if all tho Democratic legis
latures. both North and South, will
follow the exanip e of Tennessee a
nia.iv of them alreadv have aud re
fuse any appropriation to the World'
Fair until the Force bill is aban
doued, the infamous measure will be
scotched right on the side track where
t now lies.
TilB people are mighty aud wl
prevail. In thunder tones at the las
flection they said to the Republican
' we want none of your Force meas
ure.x." Rut these same Republican?
had vet a little cinch on offl ;e and
heeded not the warning. Then did
the people rise up and say: "VV-
will hit you where you live that is,
on vour pocket we will withhold
appropriations from the WorlJf
Fair." Then did the mighty Repub
lican money ch ingent tremble, and
behold their French rule? aud the.r
Force bills were all scotched.
When the news was read to the
Tennessee House that the cloture rule
and with it the Force bill, bad bet n
side tracked a second time, the infor
mation was greeted with enthusiaR
tic cheers. Or as Mr. Hoar and Mr
Aldrich would remark, "with rebe
veils. "The terms "plantation man
ners" and "rebel yells" seem'to fright
en so ne of the "New 8 a h's oveily
reconstructed," but they have no ter
ror for the old gu ird. We accept the
terms the Republicans use, an
aimply move to let them veil.
After all, aud aside trom the
Force bill otiestiou. would it uot be
better to let the World's Fair takt-
care of itself and Tennessee spen t its
money on public rotds? Give Ten
nessee i good macadamized public
roads to everykcivil district, and oui
"wonderful resources" will display
themselyes and immigrants will Hoc I
to this state from ajl parts of tlx
world. Two hundred and fifty thou
sand dollars expended in public roadi
would benefit the people of Tennesse
a great deal more than the biggest
display made in Chicago at the
Cut these names out and paste
them in your little book, and when
you are breathing anathemas against
the rotten aud corrupt Republican
party, remember a saving clause in
their behalf. They are the men wh
bared their backs to the party lash
and faced the President's owns, and
Htood out manfully for constitutional
government and against partisan In
justice, and voted with the Democrat
against the Iniquitous Force bill, tbt
foulest measure that ever besmirched
the calendar of the United State"
Senate, Their names are: Senator
Cameron, Jones of Nevada, Stewart.
Teller, Washburn and Walcott.
Tub sentiment expressed by the
Tennessee legislature in withholding
all appropriations from the World's
Fair until the Force bill is finally
disposed of, has been echoed all over
the laud. Nearly all the Southern
States have adopted similar resolu
tions, and Illiuoio, Indiana and New
Jersey have done the same. There
are others yet to hear from, and if the
monster sticks its head up again It
will be hit from all sides. When this
Iniquitous Force bill Is dead and rot
ten and almost forgotten, let this ot
remenibered, that the man who fav
ored it has committed the unpardon
able sin. Socially and politically he
should be eternally damned.
There are two things this legisla
ture should do, if they do nothing
else. TUese re 10 repair the Capitol
and build a new penitentiary on a
new site. From au economic poiut
of view aloue, both these expendi
tures would be wise. The Capitol Is
out of repair and is rapidly getting
"worst. A little money now will stop
the ravages that in a few years will
be past healing. As for Ihe peniten
tiary, the ground it now cumbers is
very valuable and can be sold for a
large sum. Five miles from the city
would be a better place for the build
ing, and larger grounds, with better
sewerage facilities and better venti
lation, can be gotton for several
thousands less money. Aside from
the advantage it would be to Nash
ville, and ti the health of the con
victs, from a purely economic view
the new buildings should be on new
, Senator Carlisle makes some
interesting comparisons with figures
in the February Forum, between the
standing armies of other countries
and the enormous and ever growing
pensiou listof this government. Con
cluding he says: "No standing army
in the world costs the people so much
as our army . of discharged soldiers.
Although we are at peace among our
selves and with all the world, and
have no foreign or domestic policy
to make such an expenditure neces
sary, we are paying more than $135,
000,000 annually to the soldiers of a
war that closed twenty-five years ago.
The payment of reasonable pensions,
on account of wounds actually re
ceived and diseases actually con
tracted in the military or naval forces
intimeof war, is just and right In it
self, and is, moreover, the wisest
policy that can be adopted by a gov
ernment which relies for its defense
almost exclusively upon the volur
tary services of Its citizens; but the
gratuitous distribution of public
money among certain classes of the
people is neither Just nor consistent
with the character of our. institu
The Cloture Rule Shelved.
In the Senate last Monday Mr.
fnrrnn whn had the .floor and was
speaking aginst the Force bill
rMrtmr resolution, yielded to
Wolcott to move to lay aside
pending question and consider
apportionment bill. Tue motion
onrrlAil hv a vote of 35 to 34. six
oublieans voting with the JJemo-
nrats. There six Republicans
nmArnn an I Jones of Nevad
Stewart, Teller, Washburn and
. - ThM'Ranubhcaiis at that tl
claimed that if Senator Stanford,
California, was present, tha vote
would have been a tie and tne presiu
ing oftt vr would have decided for the
r:ile: but since then Mr. Btaniora na
teleirraDheJ to have himself pairea
against the bill, and this, it is tho jght
finally Bhelves the lufamous scueme
We hone it does and that Its promo
ters aud tlwir party will die with
Blow Out de Lamp!
The American of .yesterday says
"We see It predicted that Don Cam
eron's disgust with Kepuoncauis
and the continued war maae u
him bv Republican organs will di
him tnt.rir.hA Democratic party. Su
a bright conversion would be recei
mnntr nmocrata with pretty m
""M ' w " -
the rame feelines that overcame
certain old negro preacher in
dtate. He had just finished a
frvid exhirtatiou full-of white wi
and hell-fire, damnation and glory
And the cnnirresration had struck
rh favorite hvmn. "While
lamp hlds out to burn," etc. Wbil
tk i.niun nf ihA nnffi'(7atloa were
LUV . kIV,V U . w o o
vet auavering on the secoud Hue
.niinnoiiu tmitrh mmroruer whom
the -preacher had often devoted
adamantine chains aud penal fires f
hla mtadeela. rose aud came forward
to the anxious seat. The dusky
vine stood for a moment para
with astonlshmeut. then suddenly
thmminothia trmi into the air
vua "J O
shouted at the top of his voice,
God! Blow out de lamp!"
The Bankrupt Treasury.
il Mft it Is generally known
that the large surplus in the Natiou
Treasury at the beginning oi
present administratiou has alrea
hun annayulMrtMl- and that there Wl
at once be a great deficit, uulen
money is borrowed aud new debt
contracted which will require
Axes to m et. the exact situation
ittle known outside official cin-1
Senator Carlisle has prepared a state
nentofthe squandering or the sur
plu, which he will publish in th
February Forum. In brief it is this
At thA hyiimini? of the Harrison
idmlnistratiou, March 4, 1889, th
(uh halancefn the treasury, whicl
was a surplus, amouuted to $150,000
KK). At the end of this fiscal year
June 30. 1891, there will be a defi
,r ii noo onn? and at the end o' the
rt ...... 1 vAur- June 80. 1892. a de
a. v. aw a-a J
ieit of $84,000,000.
This is the inevitable record of tlii
RAi.tihlif.au administration, because
the legislation that has already bee
e.iacted prevents the decrease of ex
.komtltiiro. There Call HOW be Ui
The increase of the expenditure
of the National Government has been
very much more rapid that the in
urease of population. The following
parallel tells the story of Republicau
extravagance in spite of Republican
promise and prediction
Mr. Oartield ii
1H72, when he win
Chairman of th
speaking for h 1
party, and apologiz
ing even then, ion.
before the time oi
he heaviest expen
liture, for the cosi
of the Government
said: "It is mani
fest that the neces
sity of expenditure.
lues not keep pad
shows that while
the population in
IS.') was only 16
times as great as in
17'JO, yet expendi
tures were more
than 130 times ai-
.rreat. In 1810 the
capita were 73 cents;
in irsu luey wert
U W Wliiln tht
population was nine
Limes as trei, tue
per capita expense
l tue uovernmeni
with the mere i n
was 43 times as
crease of numbers:
ma, while the tot a
4ii in of moneys ex
lemied must neces
-tarlly he greatei
from year to year,
lie amount per ca
pita ought, in all
ernments in time ol
iwrca. to irrow
great. And the ra
tio of increase is
ing larger, although
..U1H IB t blind - UI
u4iu. TIia irwtn
liturna tor the lineal
year 1891 are great
er bv l' per cenl
than for the preced
ing veir. although
the population has
PROMISE AND l'KK
Gen. Garlield said
THE FACTS NBVEK
In 1872 in the sarm
speech: "We maj
In 1872 pensions
rAaaonnhlv A x oe c i IconnUltied on I V JfcJH.-
that the ex oend'. 500.000. But in 18 K
tures for pensions
this wax increased
will linrHHtter ftLehtl-
to S100.9 6.000. Thi
lly decrease, nnlenn
vear it will be $133.
."MMltttHI- "and tht
should be unwar
country," says Sen
gant." ator uarnsie, "win
fortunate if the ex-
nAnflltnrati for thf
purpose stop snori
of 200,000,000 per
Knator Carlisle's conclusion is
his: "It is the confirmed and in
surable habit of the party now in
power to dispose of the public money
in a wasteful aud extravagant man
ner, and there is no reason to suppose
that It will cease to pursue this course
until the treasury is exhausted
What was two years ago the richest
hi hi in treasurv in the world Will oe
substantially bankrupt long before
the term of the present administra
In behalf of Maury county we re
lurn thanks to Gov. Buchanan for his
tppointmeut of Dr. D. G. Godwlu, of
-?hlhv. to the imoortniant office of
Commissioner of Agriculture. Dr.
1ml win was born and raised near
Godwin's Station lu this county, and
uis old neighbors have a lingering
md Htronc attachment for him. and
have viewed his elevation, first by
rha nitizens of his adonted county of
ihelbv to a seat in the legislature
and now his appointment to this po-
liMon. with much pleasure. Dr.
Jodwin has two brothers still livii g
u this county. Col. A. 8. Godwin and
Mr. Polk Godwin. He is a gentle-
nan of energy and capacity, and will
administer the affairs of the office
ith that intelligence and fidelity
that will reflect credit upou Mr.
Buchanan's administration. Dr.
Godwin was a gallant Confederate
aoldler. and his old comrades in this
county will welcome his appoints
meut with something like a rebel
Col. D. W. Flagler, who was last
week made Chief of Ordnance at
Washington, has a number of frieuds
here who will rejoice iu his promo
tion. He was- here a few months
some three years ago, in charge of the
arsenal, aud by his sociability, ur
banity, and genial good spirits, made
friends of all with whom he met
Col. Flagler and Major Isaac Arnold,
who now has the arsenal in charge,
are warm personal frieuds; and . Co
lumbia is doubly fortunate . in this.
Major Arnold, during his stay has
made no fewer friends than Col. Fla
gler. They have both been with us
and one of us, aud the friendliness
and appreciation they showed was
appreciated and returned, l no era-
cer in charee has much to do wun
the proportions of the arsenal in the
future, and with Col. lagier at tue
head of the Ordance and Ma. Arnold
In charge here, Columbia can never
Gov. Buchanan will submit his
message to the Legislature after the
recess, about'Feb. 23rd. In it he will
recommend a liberal appropriation to
repair the Capitol and save it from
further decay. Upou this matter the
leiriblators seem inclined to be as nig
gardly as the County Court of Maury
is In treating with the Court House
dov. Buchanan has made the fol
lowing appointments, all of whom
seem to be generally acceptable to the
party For Supt of Public ricnoois,
W. R. Garrett, of Davidson ; for Supt.
of State Prisons, Eth B. Wade, of
Rutherford; for. Commsiouer or
Agriculture. D. G. Godwin, of Shelby.
Very Stirring Village, lis Immense
Itnal.iouu mill Itjtiv Men.
rtpecial Correspondence of the HiKAI4.
Villages near a city are generally
of the hum drum order. Godwin is
an exie tio i alt iou 'h it is only three
luiles Troui tne oity oi ioiumui. n
has a big mercantile trade, aud ban
Ues cotton aud grain extensively,
and its buyers aud dealers are of I he
educated euterpriziug and rushiug
s rt. Godwin is a very pleasant
village, with a lhsl-;lis pike run-
umg through it,' a siae nue auu
several trains a day. It issurrouuded
by a lovely country of hill, valley and
str a iih, au4 many beautiful estates.
The father of this enterprising pla e
s CoL A. S. Godwin, who Is known
til over this couutry-atnl to his honoi
the village Is named arter him.
The gallaut Colonel is a native ol
Maury Couuty, having been boru on
Knob Creek. He received the educa
tion granted in the schools at the
ima our! loft the farm to the field
id aoii i it rv a defense. He was made
Lieutenant of a company, then Cap
tain or the 4Stn Tennis; e. ne w;
eaotured aud resided in Federal ca
unVAli infill rim. after which
ist.ii was re-oreauized uud became
i.t. Oolonel. After the war he
iimi.i ruriniiicr and mercantile bu
less, aud kept grauuany iucreai
lis Interests; he built the first store-
house, wheu Godwiu
Duck Riyer SUUon.
He has beau quite prominent
mercantile circles, uutil a few yea
he chanced his efforts I
ther avenue?. He bought the mi
tite, mill aud fourteen acres
itnMierford Creek, about a mile fro
. Jodwin. The mill has a water fall
i mile, and a WXW yard race proe
inor tnrhine wheels, which keep
motion live bet of patent steel roll
...i ai me modern auxiliaries whi:
nrruli,( , the nuest flour. There
aluo tvro run of buhrs. one for whea
nd one for corn, so that all maimer
of demand may be answered.
a i.a,l i hoi hppn aimlled for
run a lurnpike from Columbia pass
I he m 11 "and on to the Cartel 's Creek
oike Tne mill has "now a capacity
of 45 barrels per day, aud that will Li
increased as shown by the iucreasin
orders aud appreciation of manu
fact u re.
The Colonel's 400 acre farm is one
f ti.o t.uu atonic farms in this belt
country, aud raises uiules.cattle, corn
The bu ldings are handsome and
,.o ..ui.in,u ami i li hicr haru has ac-
oouimodatious for fatteuing 100 mules
at a time.
His cotton gin In Godwin has steam
.vrmor a niitnnt feeder and cou-
Pim.r. of Nan Winkle make, lias
eight saws aud turns out a dozen balei
el rtrxlwin buvs several nun
.iruri httioa of cotton annually, and
rain for his mill he is always ready
He Is also railway agent, and post
ciHtrate for a long
time. He is a representative Tennes-
Heean iu stature, auu true oouiueru
geutlemauhood, and he IS as euter
; iriai ii or na im la the soul of honor.
In 1881 there was a store opened
with a capital of about $900- lh(
value from $12.
J00 to $15,(i00.accordiug to season, and
shipments oi gooos are mauo iuiuuu
. ... . i iiT:ii:n....
Uuii-v hi:c.itman auu u iiuaiiisuu
innniiAH hiiddI viiiLr not only familie
, . nw..
but geuerai stores lar aim umr.
itrm in 'I'iinmona. Fraser & Co.. and
. iimr .iiiu . handHome two storv
building measuring 24 by 74 leet, with
au ell J8 by -"U. i ne rusu js uuuunmi,
.mi with itfununr every description
Iha nultiidn. and the CTOWd of peo-
pie inside, me new vrenor uxm
oeing at au openiufc day on New
Vnrt'a Kioadwav. That which this
company do not have, would be diffi
cult to define, aud seven active busi-
. i i : . I. ...111
neaa men seem to oe try tug wuu r
In the moat.
A. J. Timmons is a prominent
o(rrinniriiriut and has a tine estate.
ua a v w
The Rev. is. r. eraser is tue geuerai
mauager, aud xne of the Quest gentle-
nan an ruri ri pmmhh. lie wan aut u iu
Vmth ntimliiiA And came to Man rv
tfVknntv whpii eiipht veafrf of atce. lie
1 17 V vVA mm
there Joined the ministry as minister
aanA nUl O I 'AIIP1TIHI.H H( I I1I!I1L1(JU I1UU
ot tne 4junstiau uuuiuu. rt
..- ... ..... ' . i. ..n
years be was active in doing goou in
that Cipacity, anu nau to teoigu uj
roaaon or im naired health. He is
known nersouallv over several
counties, and to-him is chiefly at
triHut.Mriin the trrana iraue oi uouwiu
He ia a iure. Christian geullemau,
nil Iwa iruthered to him hOStS of
Btanncii. commercial and social
friends. The company s represeuieu
n the person of Polk Godwin, brotu
r of the Colouel, aud a great buyer,
ji.-jir attMiida to outside matters per-
tAininff to the firm. Their chief
aide de camp, is J. S. Rushton, who,
was a highly appreciaieu coireapouu-
n .r tha I I1I.IIM Hi A II KKALIJ BlUUeU
Freelauce." He is a gentleman of
terlintr worth in mind and manner.
Tho luilinna nalnnmen are J. G
Dawson, Tormerly a brave soldier aud
energetic larmer, and Doctor J. M.
Dockery, who was successful profes-
sinnallir anrl n(rrui 1 1 11 ral 1 V.
I l WOU1U Ue UllllCUll to Uiioa ucvi.1
. . . i i i.i i . . : n V.Afnv
mlniiMil and manaared . business
house than that of Timmons, Fraser
I'nmiMLIlV- OI IKH1W .
Th ('o.)oeraive Store Company
iwd ttu charter about a vear and
half ago.. With the Imposing buiid-
g are thirty nve acres, auu a mmia
lake in whicu are many usu
lake adds greatly to the beauty
ttiA 17 i 1 1 i ire .
The Cc-Ope rati ve Coropauy carry a
nri utncu anil no a Ditr iraue. xue
irnnoral maiiacer is Wm. O. Wither
o ji t i : 9
poon, who was eiecteu juduiw i
e.c wheu barelv twenty one. He
uerved four vears. and became deputy
iheritf for four years more uutil
lected sherifT, In which capacity he
filled the bill for an equal period and
refused to run again. His beautiful
home ana iarm oi io acre, an
cleared, is one mile north west of
' . m . .1 - ,.,
Columbia, and presents a lovely pic
ture of oak and popular shades, blue
and orchard grasses, - Hal horses,
Jersey, Durham aud Holstein cattle.
He is interested also in a 300 acre
iu on Knob Creek, where he was
His father, who died at the opening
. . mi lirm
the war was i nomas nucr(uu,
d for niauv vears was Circuit Court
lerk of Maury Couuty. His mother
1 nomas w liuersjwwu ia uuw
seventy-two.lu nne health anu a nome
r. The JWitherspoons were left
i,a rviinr hvr the war. but have re-
. . .... inn r J 1 nll.
. A. WlSener auul uauu arc oiir-
g gentlemen with the co-operative
company, aud lu fact everybody in
wiu has to nustie, ana witn uie
that Columbia ana uouwin win
ou". I sign as usual.
A Pleaslue Sense
Of health and strength renewed and
of ease and comfort follows the use of
Syrup of Figs, as it acts iu harmony
with nature to effectually cleanse the
system when costive or bilious. For
sale In 50 cents and 1 bottles by all
The Tin aessee Legislature j
"Very little business of importance was
transaceu the latter part of last week. :
The special committee appointed to ex
amine the bpoksof ti e 't reasurer and i
Comptroller made their repert.nhow ing
the books aud accounts alt straight and
in good condition. After thJs .the Dem
ocratic caucus proceeded ujl nominate
candidates for the offices, and xhe nom
inees, Manse F. House, lor Treasurer,
and J. W. Allen, for Comptioller, were
elected. A resolution ol importance,
looking to the roinoval of the peniten
tiary, was defeated iu the house. Sen
ator Polk introduced a bill to enlarge
the powers of coroners and to. abolish
Mr. Stroud presented the following
Senate joint resolution:
Wheras, there is a measure known as
the Federal Election bill now pending
in the United States Senate; and,
Whereas, the passage of said measure
would be a long stride toward the trans
formation of our American institutions
into a military despotism, only anoth
er being necessary to reach the fearful
culmination toward the overthrow of
our American form ot government the
"best the world ever saw," namely the
empowering of the Presideut of the
United States to declare martial law
wherever bis will might lead him to
make such a declaration; and
P Whereas, the farmer step being taken
the latter would follow as a natural
sequence, leading to the loul consum
mation of multiplied disasters. Tlier
f r. iu vitw of our perilous situation,
unsolved by the General Assembly of
the State or Tennessee, that we call up
on IJemocratia Legislatures in every
section of our laud uot only to withhold
appropriations at this time to the Co
luuibian Exposition to be held at Chica
go, but in the event of tho passage of
said measure to discourage their people
from attending said exposition! and we
appeal to the patriotic members of both
parties to rally together for the defeat
of such dangerous ami uu-Ainerican
iiiea over under the rules.
The Senate having received a message-
from the Ujveruor, went into executive
aasuio - -
The lollowing nominations made by
the Governor, and sent. to the Senate,
were concurred in, to wit: or .Super
intendent of Public Schools, W. K. Gar
rett, of Davidsoa; Sunrinteudent of
State Prison, Eth II. Wade, of Huther-
ford; for Commissioner or Agriculture,
D. G. Godwl .ofMieib:.
No other business ot importance was
i i i if . . is i
transacteu, anu poiu oouies aojuumeu
to meet lu joint convention, to eieet
Treasurer and Comptroller. The demo
cratic caucus nominees, M. F. House, for
Treasurer and J. W. Allen, for Comp
troller, were elected by strict party
The following new bills were intro
Bv Mr, MiiMillan: To amend the law
to prevent the aelliug, giving or furn
ishing of whisky to a husband who Is au
ualulual drunkard. .
Bv Mr. Casselberry: To requiro all
railroads to stop at the county seats ol
every county through which they pass
or the station nearest the county seat,
and provide accommodations lor pas
senuers aud bautfbua.
By-Mr. McClelland: lie miring the
clerks of courts to pay into the State
trea u -v all the unci ..in el mon 'y iu
The House received the announce
inent from the Monaco that that body
had amouded the House joint resoiutk n
concerning a recess so as to make ii
read from Saturday, January 31 to Feb
ruarv lOtli. A motion to concur w as-
made and failed, there being 4tj ayes and
10 noes, a quorum not voting. The op
Doneuts to concurrence retrained Iron;
voting as their ouly method of breaking
the quorum. LiHter a quorum wasuevei-
opeu upon a special can oi tue run anu
tue mattei oi aujourument ireeiy uis
cussed. A motion to concur tailed on
a yiva voce vote. The motion to concur
developed a second time the lack of a
quotum, only fifty-six members answer
ing u their, names. Another roll-ca)
showed tho presence of seventy-seven
members. The qutstl.JU to concur
aain came up. There weie several
variegated batteries of oratory turned
loose, together with a large aruouut of
Bedlam. The vote on the question oi
concutreuce was taken, 58 ayes and b
noes.which was no quorum. The resolu
tion was again read; a motion to concur
entered and one to table that motion
followed. The latter failed, and the mo
tion to concur at last sueceeqea, IM ayes.
3 noes, an exact quorum.
The following louse joint resolution
proposing an amendment to the Con
stitution of the State has been submit
ted bv Keureseutative Sheltou:
Jtesolvcd by the General Assembly of
State ot Tennessee, tuat tue ioiiowing
amendment to the Constitution of the
State of .l enuessee be and the same is
hereby proposed, viz.: to add to section
13 of ar.icln XI., after the words "with
in the State," these words: laws for
the construction, maintenance, work
ing and layinir out of public roads, and
laws deiiun and establishing legal
fences or aoolishing all fences; also
laws regulating elections iu this State.
IteHolced further, that the foregoing
proposed amendment he and the same
is hereby relerred'to the legislature to
be choseu at the next general election
for members of the General Assembly,
and that t!ie Governor or other proper
officer shall cause the same to be pub
lisbedforsix n.ouihs previous- to lh
day ofeaid elec ion, as provided bylaw
Nothing of general interest was done
in either branch of the legislature
Thursday. A number of new bills were
introduced and several local bills passed
ou their hnal reading.
In the Seuate the following new bills
were introduce 1 and passed on their
tirst reading. By M r. Clear: To regu
late and equalize the salaries of public
officials. The ol j ct of the bill is to put
Kupreme ijourt ultras, juancery,
Circuit, County Clerks aud Registers on
salaries, and iu no case to ex peed $3,UOt,
and the excess ot fees coliocluu py saiu
officials to be paid lo-tbe County Trus
tee if for the county, and the Comp
troller if for the Hiate, semi-annually,
aud to prescribe the punishment for a
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Vluiauuu ui lilt) Bbatutf, diu. v-uuiiiiot
havjng a population of less than 50,000,
the Clerks are to have no deputies ex
cept they be pa d by the Clerk, and
couuiio-s having between 50,000 and 100,
000 are to have one deputy at a salary
not to exceed $100 per mouth. Others
are to have not exceeding three dep
uties, oue or wiiom snail receive a salary
not exceeding iloo per month, and the
deputies at and fio.
Air. woodlee: To amend tne lour
mile law so as to prevent the sale of iL-
toxicating liquors near a public or pri
vate school; passed. Mr. Goodpasture:
To provide tor m;ro just aud equal laws
lor tne collection oi taxes.
Mr. Polk's bill known as the "Co-
laborer Bill" or a bill to hold railroads
and corporations responsible for in
juries inUicted by the negligence, ln-
emciency or incompeteucey oi ieiiow
servants or co-laborers, came up for
consideration with an amendment of
fered bv the Committee on Corporations
as follows: "To define the liabilities of
common carriers, firms, corporations or
persons using steam or electricity for
motive power, for injuries inllictod up
on co-laborers, by reason of ucgligenee,
incompetency or luetnciency ot lellow
servants or co-laborers whether in the
same grade of labor or not."
Mr. Alexander opposed tuo amend
ment for the reason that it was too
sweenimr lu its nature, and made a
strike at contributory negligence mjust
to all p:irtl s affected: and wrong,
Mr. Morris and Mr. Kivers urged the
adoption of the amendment in strong
Mr. Earlv desired a Dostnonemont of
action on the bill, as he wanted to oifer
an amendment. A motion to postpone
The amendment was then adopted by
a vote oi ayes i;, noes 1 1.
me imii was men put on its passage.
Mr.'Alexauder made another strong
protest against its passage.
On a call of the ayes and noes the vote
stoou: Ayes it, uoes ii.
The ioiiowing Senators voted aye:
Messrs. Brown, Goodpasture, Lenox,
Morris, folk. Keed. Kivers. Cbenault,
Thomas. Willis aud Speaker Dismukes.
Senators voting no. Messrs. Alexan
der, Barnes, Castle, Clear, Curtis,
Davis, Gallaway, Hearu, liorusby.
Long, Martin, Neil, Peuland, Stroud,
Trevathau, Tubb and Woodlee.
Special to the Herald:
Washington, D. C. Jan. 28, 1891.-
Senator Gray made a telling point
against the proposed republican gag
rule, now before the Senate, when he
called attention to the fapt that cloture
was hrst introduced to the Knglish-
sueaking people to assist the tories in
suppressing the Home Rule movement
in Ireland. He said: "It is a signifi
cant fact, pregnant with instruction aud
warning to tue American people, trial
the first time in the history of Kngland
that an attempt was made in the House
of Commons to limit debate. It was made
in order to suppress home rule in Ire
land. Let gentlemen go out aud tell
their naturalized fellow-citizens from
that stricken and unhappy isle that the
mericau Senate is taking a page from
thn hiatorv ot the Kngland parliament.
Cloture was adopted in Kngland in or
der that lrish-uien might be gagged in
the House of Common when they at
tempt to assert that freed on of speech
which belonged to them as representa
tives of their people. Let gentlemen
tell the naturalized citizens that that is
the example they are following in prder
to destroy home rule in this country.
The republicans Drofesa to believe
that the actiou of the legislatures in
some of the Southern states in refusing
to consider bills making appropriations
for ctate exLibits -at the vVonos fair
while the Force bill is jendiug is a
Llull, but it is easy to ea luat it has
(.-reatly disconcerted them, and they are
receiving hundreds of letters every day
from their commercial constituents de
manding that the . Force bill be aban
doned, but they still persist iu going
ahead to their own destruction.
Senator Stewart made another rat
tling speech ou Saturday against both
the gag-rnle and the Force bill, and the
republican Senators squirmed in -their
seats as they listened to his 'words of
truthful condemnation, and vain at
tempts were made by Senators Spoouer,
Mitchell, and Hoar to disconcert him
by asking questions, Jbut he was fully
prepared or them aud. they soon let
him severely alone.
The Confederation ot Industrial Or
ganization, which met here last week
elected Benjamin Terrell of Teas,
President, aud J. W. HayeB, of Penn
sylvania, Secretary and Treasurer. It
also adopted as its national ' platforui
nine demands, the most of which every
good democrat can endorse without
stretching his conscience in the least.
For instance, free coinage, the prohi
bition of aliens owing land, opposition
to using taxation to build up one class
at the expense of another, limiting the
revenues of the Government to its
uecessary expense, state end national
supervision of the means of public com
munication and the election of U. S.
Senators by direct vote of lh people,
and ot President aud Vice President by
a pupular vote.
The confederation tlk no formal ac
tion towards the formation of a new
political party and I do not regard it as
ErQbable that they wilt in the future,
ecaiwd, from talks with the delegates
I a n si t s tied that a great majoiit oi
them believe that the democratic party
will take care of their interests, aud
that they will use their influence to
have all members of Industrial organi
zations support the national democratic
ticket next year.
Speaker Ueed is doing his level best
to gg the democrats of the House, and;
is only prevented t'rouugoiiig to greater
extremes by the absence t f the republi
can quurum. He is trying to railroad
the aporopriattons bills through so as
to have ai-kmr track when the Force
tll( comes over with the Senate amend
incuts, if it ever does. He isn't suc
ceeding very well, and. will pot, unions
he gets that republican quorum anu
kci ps it.
It begins to look as through the silver
pool Investigation would turn out to be
l he u-ual republicau Congressional
farce, and that Senator Cameron, who
has admitted his guilt, would be made
the scape-goat. It is stated, and gen
erally believed here, that Mr. Heed and
other prominent republicans are tistnp
their Influence upon the individual
members of the committee to prevent
their exerting themselves to find out
who has been speculating in ttilver.
There is also talk aboqt some democrats
doing the same thm?. This is all dead
wrong, It true. If any Senator or K-p
resenlatlve, be he high or low, demo
crat or republican, has been speculating
in silver, w hiie bills aflecling the mar
ket price oT that metal were pending,
let him be exposed. The people have a
right to know, and no half way metlio is
on the part l! poiqiuit(ee will satis
fy them. '
COUNTY CULLINGS, .
Continued from firtt page.)
We will try this beautiful day, while
thHiiowis fast melting aw a..', to jot
down a few items for the dear old 11 Kit -
Mr, FJd f 'lark, ono pf Columbia's gal
lant young mei', was calling iu out
Mr. Richard Douglass, of your city,
wasout home Sunday think Dick wiii
bring Miss V.. out with him bi foru long.
Tne pay car p issed through Saturdaj-.
Miss Susie Majors was the guest ot
Miss Bettie Jtlwen last week.
Mr. M.J. Connitt, of Columbia, was
out hquting in our nelghborhoud Fri
day. Miss L: lia Dougl tss entertained a feu
of her many frien Is very pleasantly
MessrF. Houston mid RcVlittar, if
Pennsylvania, spent Saturday with Mr
II. S. Thomas. They were out buying
Mr. J. W. McCall has moved hi.
boarding pl:rce from Mr. A. 1. Thomas'
to Mr. B. S. Thomas' ou account of be
ing nearer hjs wqrk.
There was quite an enjoyable pound
supper given at the residence of Mr.
William Necjy's Friday night. Those
present were Misses Fannie Moore,
Liillio Green, Nettie Fleming, Lclia anu
Nellie Douglass, Mittie Voss, Nora
Haywood, Teunie aud Klna Hancock,
tlettie llarriss aud Susie Majors.
Messrs. Doss Hancock, J. K. Harris,
Kugene Moore, Horaco Haywood, Newt
Jones, llaruiu Thomas, Waltei
Vaughn, Luther Fleming, Lie anu
Charley Harris, Dalton Oiiver, Frauk
Daniel, Clay flight, Hubert Green, J. 1.
and J. F. Scott, of Bigbyviile, Charley
Pedan, of Columbia, and several others
whose nami s we failed to learn. One ol
our young nipu s't;;rtod to Ihe supper,
but when he found out where he was In
was about a mile from the piko, talking
to his girl ai d eating his round. He
S ivs he had a better time than thosi
fiat got ther , Lk.va.
Kditok Hekai.ii: It is again time l r
us to send iu a few Items from our vil
lage, though we hardly know what lo
wiite; it is getting to be a "chestnut"
to say anything about bad weather, sc
that part of the news will be left out
vVe fully concur in the statement madi
by one ofour frieuds, that every cop
of the Hkiialp is getting better.
L i grippe seems to be spreading all
over the country. One of our teachers
was unable to bo Pt school the latter
part of last week on account of it. Mr.
V. P. Moore has boen sick for several
d lys, but has recovered sufficiently to
r turn to school.
lr. Pride is visiting relatives in
No services wore held at the M. E.
Cout ph Sunday last.
Miss B, Tomljnsou spent a few days-
of last week ill the country, as the guest
ot her coqsiii. Miss Tseely Abernatny
M r. Parmer spent somo.Jjuie in Pu
laski last week.
Mr. J. 15, Amos, of Frankfort, Ind.
visited our school recently.
Mr. Will Hlantori has returnod to hi?
home in Bell Buckle.
Messrs. Georire Jones and Seth Mar
tin, of Mt. Pleasant, were in our midst
last week. VVe always -'welcome them,
as thev are favorites with all with whom
thev are acouaintetf.
Ir, W. Henderson and son Mr. Addie
spent oue day of the past week in Lewis-
Miss Loutie Tomlinson, after a severe
attack of la grippe, is able ; to be at
Mrs. Joe Moore, of whom mention
was made In my last letter, is much
Mr. Eddie Henderson is a little indis-
nosed this week.
Mr. Thos. Sterhons missed school
this weekou account ot sickness.
Mrs. Jesse Tomlinson, we are sorry
to state, is quite sick at this writing;
also Little Pride Tomlinson. Hope
they will goou bo restored to their usual
nealtu. - isms.
The snow was quite a surprise, as
had been such a long
while since the
earth was clad i
beautiful a gar-
Mrs, Emma Reynolds and Miss Ida
Hardison intended to have gone to
Hillsboro Friday, but were "snowed"
into winter quarters. On their return
home Sunday titer services at Corinth
thev came near haying a serious acci
dent. While going down the "Barker
bill" part of the harness broke, and had
the horse not been very gentle the re
sult might have been disastrous indeed.
After wading through inud arid water
some distance they arrived at Mr. John
Atkisson's, who acted the part of the
"good Samaritan," and assisted them
ou their way. This with other similar
cases snows that it is entirely unsaie
for ladies to drive aloue over our rough,
hilly oountry roads.
Miss Myrtle Sow ell has returned from
a pleasant visit to relatives in Maasliall
county. She and Miss Leah Davis at-
tended a "children's party" at Air. ty
rus' Monday evening, after which thev
spent with Misses Susie and Fannie
Miss Havdie Davis atten.led an enter
tainment at Mr. Wm. Mitchell's Tues
day evening, given in honor of Miss
Adams, from Ity., who is visiting Miss
Mr, W, II, Estes was called Monday
to see his sister, Mrs, Mary Trousdale,
who was very low witn pneumonia;
she is better now.
Mrs. John Alexander and Miss Cordie
Nicholson - spent Monday with Mrs.
Mesdaines R. Estes, W. I. and F. C.
Sowell spent last Tuesday very pleas
antly withj Mrs.-Davis, interesting
Rev. II. A. Gray removed his fainilv
to Santa Fe last week, where they will
reside for a time.
Dp. Dver. whose Tsiirht has been de
fective for some time, has gone to Nash
ville to have his eyes examined.
Dr. fit low passed out Monday and
Tuesday to , Rock Spring, to see Mr
mine canter, w no is very low wmi
pneumonia. - Novics.
We haven oomnlete stock of print
er's stationery, a new press, and type
of every description Job printing
promptly executed at reasonable
rates. ' .
Scheme to Enlist Two Hundred
in the Regular Army
And Reserve .Them For Possi
ble Future Indian Wars.
The Project Sild to lie Favored by the
War Department Lienteuant Casey's
Slayer a Graduate of the Carlisle, l'tu,
Indian School Keda Attack a Kancb
and Get the Worst of IU
A SCHEME UNDER CONSIDERATION
To Enlist 200 Indians in the Army,
Schooling Them at 1'ort Sheridan.
. Cuicago, Jan. 27. An evening paper
eays that it is probable that U-en. Miles
will biing from their reservation about
2C 0 Sioux warriors, enlist them in the
United States army, and station them at
Fort Sheridan to be drilled the same as
white enlisted regulars and reserved for
use in possible future Indian wars.
"Gen. Miles has been looking over the
prospect in a general wa3V said CoL
Corbin, "but I do not think he has -yet
evolved the details. He has been think
ing of bringing a couple of companies of
Indians to Fort Sheridan, but bL-foro it
can be done many preliminary arrange
ments must be made."
The experiment is said to be favorably
looked on by the war department.
Lieutenant C isey's Murderer.
Ueut. Chamterlin, of the First artil
lery, U. S. A., arrived in Chicago Mon
day from tine Ridge. He says the
slayer of Lieut. Casey was a graduate of
the Carlisle Indian school, in Pennsyl
vania, the son of a prominent Sioux
known as No Water. The murderer
was a bout to be turned over to the sol
diers to be tried and punished when the
news of the murder of the Indian Few
Tails reached the Indians, They then
made a proposition that they would de-
m er the murderer oi i-iieut. tjasey ana
the whites should bring the murderer of
Few Tails, and the two should be hanged
together. The soldiers did not produce
the slayer of Few Tails, and the Indians
continued to shield the son of No
A RANCH ATTACKED,
None of the Whites Hurt -Some of
Indians 'punted or Killed.
RAPID City, Neb., Jan. 27. An ar
rival from Lower Spring creek to-day
brings the news of an attack
made by a party or Indians upon
the ranch vt Noah Newbanka
shortly after sundown Saturday night.
JSewbanks, his lamily, and three men
who are in his employ had just finished
their tuppeis and were seated in the
room diseu-ing the affairs of the day
when, without a mcment s warning, a
crashing of glass was heard, followed by
the retort ot a nlle.
Securinff their arms Newbants and
his men rushed out of the doors only to
meet another volley front a party ot In
dians who had ' taken a position about
150 yards from the house. Fortunately
none pf the whites wore injured.
They immediately returned the fire,
and the Indians retreated across the
Cheyenne. A vigilant lookout was kept
at the ranch all night, but the Indiana
did not return the attack. rext morn-.
ing the ground was closely examined
and in several places the grass was
found to be stained with blood, ana
from this it is thought some of the In
diana were wounded.
V'Mte Men, Not Indiana, Stole the Cattle.
Tom Hetlnnd and another ranchman
named Thompson, have bern lodged in
jail at Pierre. S. Dak., for stealing cat
tle on Bad river and selling them to
Pierre butchers. This exonerates the
Indians. Much of the cattle stealing
west of the- river during the last twq
months had been laid to them,
tetam(1 from the Indian Country.
Lpayen worth, Kan., Jan. 37. Early
Monday morning a battalion of troops,
commanded by Col. Sanford. arrived at
Fort Leavenworth from Pine Ridge
Agency. The battalion was the same
that left here for the scene of the Indian
troubles, and was made .up of four
troops of cavalry.
Indian Fighters In a Wreck,
Topeka. Kan., Jan. 27. The train on
the Union Pacific carrying home the
famous Seventh cavalry collided with a
passenger train at Irving. The engineers
and firemen are leported killed and sev-.
eral persons injured.
TYVQ MORE OF THE GANG,
The Iowa Counterfeiters Not Limited to
the Three Persons First Arrested.
Des Moines, Iowa, Jan, 87. Two more
men were arrested Monday night, charged
with being members of the gang of coun
terfeiters unearthed in this city Satur
day, when the police at that time ar
rested Matt Merritt, his wife and Will
iam Frow, having found at their resi
dence all of a counterfeiter's parapher
nalia, together with a considerable sum
of counterfeit money, it was supposed
they had all who were implicated, but
later developments show that they were
only the ringleaders of an organized
band who have been working all over
Their specialty was the manufacture
of quarter and half dollars, and they were
making a very good article of money.
The money found at the residence in this
city was a great deal better, in the opin
ion of experts, than the average counter
feit. The arrested parties were given a
healing before United States Commis
sioner Jordan Monday afternoon. Ihe
officers are satisfied this gang, when they
get them all under cove.r, will prove to
be the best catch or the season.
St. Louis, Jan. 27. Henry Murphy,
a negro who attempted to criminally as
sault a yonng girl named Lillie Bailey,
after beating her ititib insensibility with
a club, had a narrow escape from being
lynched Monday. lie was being trans
ferred from the suburban station Ellen
dale to the mounted police 6tation, when
a mob armed with guns and clnlis made
a dash at him and tried to take him from
the police. The officers drew their re
volvers and saved the wretch only by
threatening to kill the first man who
tried to take him out of their hands.
Mil rile red by liutg'a s.
Ancaster, Ont., Jan. 27. John Hes
lers, treasu'jer of Ancaster township,
was shot and killed about 2 o'clock Tues
day morning by burglars, who after
Wards ransacked the house.
Forty-Six t'l Day.
In the senate the debate oi the cloture
rule was interrupted by a motion by Mr.
Wolcott to take up the apportionment bill,
find it prevailed yeas iJ5, i as 34. i-'en-Rtors
Cameron, .Tories of Nevada, Si e wart,
Teller, Washburn and "Wolcott all Re
publicans votiiiK with the JX-nic crats.
The bill was rtal and laid i s ile till 2
p. ni. Tuesday. Petitions for and against
the Cougor lard bill were pre: ented. The
bill to pcns'Ori Gen. 1 a iks was reported,
also the army appropriation LilL
In the house the navy appropriation bill
Two Brothers Open Fire on One Stan and
Both are Moi tally Wounded.
New Orleans, Jai. 27. News ha1?
reached htre of a desperate affray in
Eayt.u Lafourche, in Pointe Coupee
parish, between' Mr, fD. Leatherman
and his two brothersrin- law, John and
t-amuel Davis Some difference had
been existing between Leatherman and
John Davis over the pay of some colored
Leatherman met the two DavLses,
who are brothers, at a store, when Sam
Davis ciied to Lis brother, "We are
ready," and both opened fire on' Leather
man at the same time, Leatherman got
out his pistol, fired twice at John Davis,
ehootin" him through the heart and
killing him instantly, then oj ened fire
on Samuel Davis, hitting hnu in tbe
Lack and mortally wounding lum. It
was found on examination that John
Davis had four bullet holes in his body,
two of them from his brother's pistol,
who firing at Leatherman, hit the wrong
Supposed Murderer Arrested.
Marsha lltowx, Iow a,' Jan. 27-Two
men, snpposed to be the murderers of
Conductor O'Nc-il, were arrested yester
day, one near Belle Plain and the oiher
not far from the ecene of the murder,
t Jne of the men had a fresh bullet wound
In his leg, presumably from Detective
PurseX's revolver, who shot at the P
ing tramp after O'Neil was killed.
Judge Peffer Nominated to Suc
The Choice of the Farmers'
The Legislature Confirms the Choice, All
the Democrats Toting With the Alliance
Members The Senator-Elect Has Been
School Teacher, Farmer, Soldier,"
Lawyer, Editor, Etc
Topeka, Kan., Jan. 27. The Alliance
caucus that nominated Judge W.- A.
Peffer as its choice to succeed Mr. ln
galls did not ad jom n until 1:15 o'clock
in the inorning. There were seventeen
candidates, and on the drop-one rule it
took an eual number of ballots to ar
rive at a hnal choice.
Peffer received the full Democratic
and Alliance vote and was nominated
for senator Tursday morning. In the
house the Va'lot for senator resulted as
follows: Teller, DO: lngalls, 23: C. W.
Blair, 5. In the tena.e: lngalls, 35;
Judge TenVr's Biography. (
"William Alfred TefEer was Ix rn in
Cumberland county, Pa., Fept. 10, li:J1.
He is of Dvt h parentage. He is a telf
made man. His schooling was obtain fd
previous to the age of 13, when he at
tended the public schools eeven months
of each year. At the age of 15 years ht
was made master tf a small district
school anJ taught there until he was 19.
In 18o0 he caught the gold fever and
went to California. He made consider
able in' ney and returned to Pcnnsyl
vaitia in 1 ."?. There he masTied Sara
Jane Darlr and removed to Indiana.
He engag'jd in farming near Craw for Js
vil.e. l i:er biu-inef s reverses impover
ished liim and he went to southwest Mis
souri, wi.ere he continued a farmer.
At the breaking cut tf the war he left
the ste.te and enlisted in the volunteers.
He serel nittil June 2, hali g
teen derailed principally on detac'-.til
duty as quartermaster, adjutant and
judge ad jutant. During the two latt.i
years of his service he devoted l.iniseli
to the study of law. At the close of ihe
war he settled at Clarksville, Tenn.,
practicing law. He remiiined at Clarks
ville until 1870, wheu he moved to Kan
sas, taking up a claim in Wilson county.
He move' to Fredonia in 1S72 avd
there established The Fredonia To :rnal.
a weekly newspajier, at the Rime time
continuing hi law practice. He was a
deloga'.e to tho National Republican
convention in 18J.0. In that year he
moved to Topeka, assumed editorial
control of The Kansas Farmer, and
afterwards 1 ought the paper. He li is
been engaged in the publication of the
paper ei er since.
Judge Pefler is an even six foot tall.
flo is quite as fdini as Air. lngalls, being
unusually narrow-chested and lank of
limb. Thick blaek hair grows over Y i
low retreating forehead. His Mack
e3'es shine deep under a heavy Mack
beard which reaches quite to his waist.
His manner of speech is tlow and delib
erate, but not heslla ing. .
South I akuta.
PiEitEE. S. Dak., Jan. 27. At 9
o'clock Tuesday the house finally came
to a vote, and by a vote of 9 to 54
Blake, Independent wa; dixj ired en
titled to the seat now occupied by Fow
Madison, W is., Jan. 27. Tbe vote for
United States leniitor Tue day resnlted:
.Senate, William F. Vilas 10, John C.
Spooner 14. Koue, Vilas 00. SptK.ner 31.
THE RECENT STORM.
It Cut ' w Vo.U City Not Less Than
WSOO.OOII Ilimdre'ls of Men at Work.
New York, Jan. 27. The storm here
Sunday last tore down i.rHMi wires in this
city and did danu-ge which cannot be
made good fr less than ."iOO.OCO.
A very large force of" men is busy not
only here. 1 ut also all over southern
New England. New Jersey and eastern
New York and Pennsylvania, repairing
Rlarfe flocking to Oklahoma.
Birmingham, Ala., Jan. 27. A lig
exodus cf negroes from this state to
Oklahoma ha tt in. Fifty families of
negroes left here Monday for Kingfisher,
and they will be followed in a few days
bv "00 families. A ne.ro bv the name
of Foster, from Leavenworth. Kan.,
has leen among the negroes here some
time, working up tbe biviness. He rej
resents to tl em tbat thev can f ecu re
rich farming lauds in Oklahoma for al
most nothing, and that if enough of
them will go they tan Feure aloute
control of the government of the terri
tory. The latter i eems to te the princi
pal inducement. A numlier of neLroes
v ho owned good fanns here have sold
rut everything and will join in the
Yuungeat Tic et-Seller iu America.
CoLi'MBis, Ind.. Jan. 27. Willie
Marsh, son of J. F. Marsh, tic ket agent
of the Big Four ra;lro:id at Columbus
Ind. , was 8 years old la6t Sunday, and
for two years paft has sold most of the
local tickets, making change asconectly
as an old and expeuence.l hand. lie
accompanied the ticket agents on
their ex cur. ion to Florida in February
latt. and stc od the trin well. He is the
youngest ticket-seller in America.
Tuenlay in Congresx.
Washington. Jan. 27. The senate
met at noon and the journal of Thurs
day, covering the proceedings of Thurs
day, Friday, Saturday and Monday, was
lead and aiiroved.
The credentials of Mr. Stanford and
of Mr, Irby as senators-ele; t from Cali
fornia and South Carolina, for the term
beginning March 4. 18'Jl, were present
ed, read and placed on tue.
Stole a Itide and Were Killed.
Memphis, Jan. 27. Rolert Dolson and
John Banks fell, under the wheels of a
passenger train on the Louisville and
Nashville road Monday tvenii g. and
were instantly killed. The men were
stealinor a ride and in avoiding the
brakeman. fell under the train.
Mit Editok: Have you been to
Nashville lately? If you have, you
have-no doubt i-ec n the (ireat New
Store. Truly the march of progress
Who would have thought a few
years ago that there would bo et-lab-
I ish ni ia the South hueh a cointner
eiul house as that of the Connell-
Hall- McLksteu Co., of Nashville?
To a lady going to Nashville, this
concern is a blessing inueeu.
Hlie can get off the cars at the Union
Depot, take a hack or strettcar ami
go at once to the door of this great
si ore, where a cozy reception-room,
with dressing-room and toilet-room
are at her service. Her baggage ana
b undies may be checked, and she cau
then so wherever she may choose
about the house or the city, without
bei ng encumbered with luggage. JI
tiie weather is bad. and a lady goes
to the city only to shop, she need uot
lea ve the great store at all.
K very sort ot goods iu the greatest
varit ty is kept in the house, aud at
oue rice, everything being marked
in plan figures; and there she can
rind anything that may not be bad
of our loc:l merchants in the way
of Dry Goods, Boys Clothing, Cloaks,
Dres-mking, Millinery, and every
thing eii-e. Even a iuncu-room is
kept "by this enterprising company, j
where such a lunch is set as will sur-,
pri-e some of our got d housewives of j
Maury County, and at prices that jtre
astonishingly cheap. A lady need!
uot put her foot out of the door to do
a whole day's shopping, at this great
store, and ihe house asks that their
reception-rocm be made the place of
all visitors to the city. They will '
tabecarejof all bundle- sent them, and
ship all together, reli ving ladles of
untold annoyance In aring for their
purchasis. When visi ing Nashville
no lady fhould fail to ee this great
etblilment. A Fuiend.
P. H. 1 forgot one thing that will
greatly pleure the young people, that
is, that they have a candy depart
ment, where fresh candies are iraCe.
evrvily; and even sU hot rd-
aler. that exhillrating French drink
for ladies, hot bullion, grape milk, etc. ;
Xo. 1, (same size as Oliver No. A.) 4 00
No. 1 B, (same size as Oliver . A 2.) 4 50
No. 2, (same size as
No. 3, (same size as
No. 4, (same size as
No. 15, same sizcas
Estra Point With Each Plow.
"Every Plow Fully Warranted."
TERMS: SPOT CASH.
The above prices arc to any "and every
body. AVe do not require them to be sub
scribers to the Columbia Herald or any
Street, Emtry & Co.
Sast Sido Public Square, Columbia ,Tfcnix
TELEPHONE No. 8.
Review of Ihe SUx-k. Money and Cattle
Ularkct for Jail. 87.
Money en mil loaned at easy rates, 2g3)
per rent. 1 x -hange sU-atlv; pretteii rotes,
3tt'lti"3s; UhI mtLfi. 4-5(tfi5,,i forixty
tla)n anu 4 TiS (7-l for demand.
(jovei iiiiicuts s;i-hd; currency nixes, lfl1!
fours lou o.i, 2 ; lour-itnd a-hnl: do, 103
froCK Ql O 'AT OSi",
The to', oa n -T were il e (liiotiUlon.i:
Atchison.. . .
C, li.& I ......
V., C. C. ii i :
Del. & Ilu I.
I)., U &, V. .
Like i Lure..
. -j ?b l.Oi.l it;-j
. Mil Ii. Cent WO
j t$ N. Y. Cent 101
. 1 k, N'-rtlitHtvrn..l 3
. 35 t hlo& Miwi... H4
.U Hock I.shiud.... I
. 1 -'j t-t. I 'anl W,i
.1i7 Vet rn L'uiou 78
n i onl.
31 Co 'X
3i;e, Ol jo X an. 3Jcf Ohio Ai). 1
Michigan X 2 C4 :. WichiKan No. 1 3j
oil:, iiiii: .'ii uu.iiiuo u
dcluiue SJifci" 5:, uunien hsutaMe M cLean
23c, uuiu.icU.mtnhle Ohio 24(rr.Cc, No. 1
combing Ohio 4 ha -tie. No. 1 comuiug
.Ytciiii a:i - Uc, uutMHslicd Ohio. 2f (ri&ia, do
Michigan 21c, Kentucky -b.'oo 1 tonihing
.. I'..... . .1 ..I..;.... '-U S.. Tn
Sic, Kent ucky -b ooa ccuiumix Zm-, m.
Mouri t.o 30c. Jk l-ittonri j do 2 vc,
Tixasfl.io twelve month' 2I(ii.25j, do iix
to eikht moi t'm' 2Wu21ct Texan jjiedkim
twelve mouths' 2 !';, do six -i.'iifht
months SOw.t-Mc, Ti xas fall nnu' vlk:.
Texas full medium 2Scg23c, Georgia -Ji Q
I'inelnuett. ' '
Wl E T-'a 8c.
' i t L -L.uwiu.hed fine merino. 1718cj
-bloou coinbirg. 22J3c; medium dvtuiue
and i lot tin a3i4 ; braid, 17&18.-; nie-
iini clot bm x, i fleeoe-wtuthed tin.
ma ino, X r-ud XX', 2 medium clotb
n ; : (a I:
A1TL.K Good to cl.olce butchers, f i.Of
.-?; fair to medium, f ..SC(g3K ; common,
1 o Selected but.-ber.i and 1 e-i:-.Mp-ti'tr...
3.. Oi3.75; fair to iood mtef. 3.tt0
.71 ; c iiiimiiii to r-iuttb, fX' &i.' fair
lo Ktui l.ght, 3 ma 3Mi iK, J.tlL'tO.
SllKKI Ti 5 (ft-'-oJ. f ,1-"
lamib ta.T.tji.ia ,i
l'lltsbnric ' ' .
Cattle Prime, $i.7C3.(C. fcooA, HKQ
4 3 ; f:iir, $.J.40 .90; BUcktfa and fevden,
$ .5 10; bulls, stags and fut cowa,
l!o 8 Phibllphia!. t3.85(3,3.rO; best
heavy Yorkers, $3 7 '.' 0; common to fair
Yoi kern, $ '.'OiifiA 5; -'.75i3 1.30.
SiiBKl" Kxtn. (5.1 : 40; Ko-'y $1.7EO
5.C(i; mir. f:5.-U C?4.1u; cuiiimou, LigJc
Hoos I Jght, r"-'.30O;j.05; mixed, 1X40
3.70; heavy, ;8.i.r .0. .
C. Ti'i K Jo:trii u-cvih. t3JXkg5.lQ; .teen,
"U0 ti4.. 0; mix- d $:.!.'&( 2i
Siikh fr'iS '.UO.
LAMU6 ti.O Kjji
WnrAT Cnf h, l;7 8 ; May, COJtfo. .
Cui:n-Cish, !lc; iay, &3a
C'LovEUb. E : February, tt.rS.
WThkat No. 2 red wii t. r, f t.(X; May,
Ci u Mixed, 66c.
O Al a N c. 2 mixeil. 5gc
Ua Kspliwion at MillKrove.
Hartford City, In.d.f Jan. 27. It is
rej-ortod here that a terrible gas ex
plosion occurred at Millgrove, this conn
ty, Monday, at a iras wi 11 now being I
aril leu bv the Salainoina Gas company,
Thiee men wore serioroJy burned and
injured, one fatally.
fevered an Artery.
Owinosville, Ky., Jan. 27. Mrs.
Kate Evans, of Bethel, this county, fell
against a door-facing a few days ago,
making a deep wound in her temple ami
severing an artery, from the eff ecta of
which she died Sunday night,
An English symli.-jite wanta tbe Z-wiea
ville, O., brick factoriia.
Cve.;t. fti.r. T.-ar.e-Marka oMalncd. and all 'iat
ca: tnit-.r. s rnnuueted for Moderate Fe.
0-jr 0''" i Oopusile U.S. Patent Office,
and v. c- i-ftr. vc-rure imtt-nt In ie lime than Uioee
remutc from Waliinj.'ton.
Seu l n.oiiei. drau inir or photo., with dencrlpj
t!on. We mivife. li iiuteniuhle or uot, true of,
ch:irce. Oi;r fee riot i:ic till patent la aecored.
A f-jrnhl't. "How to Obtain fatenta," with
numef of ai ti.:u --lietiti in your Butt, county, or
iowu ui free. AilitrenS, . ,
Oppotita Pate:i OtHce, Waahlajtea, 0. C. -
,-- il Wi m
Oliver No. 10)
Oliver No. 19)
Oliver No. 20) 8 00
oiiVoNo.1 40 ' 8 50
. , . . ,. THE
King of all Liniments.
TO CURE FOR MAN:
Rheumatism, Sprains, Bruises, Swell
lnps,- Soreness, 8Uff nesa, Bore Throat,
Weak Back, Cramps, Corns, Bunions,
Warts, Insect Bites, Frost Bites, l'alns.
Aches, Pains in the Back, Breabt or
Side, wounds, Cutsa Hurts, Etc
FOR HORSES and STOCK:
Spavin, Snltnt, Rlngbone,Wlnd Galls,
Scratches, Bruises, Btrains, KwellinRa,
Swiney, llamess and Baddle-hurts,
Soreness, BtlfCness, Knots, Lame Back,
Btiff Joints, Tufli, Etc
, ' JPURLOCK, NEAL 4 CO., Prop.,
Trustee's -: Ealr:- of : Lanfl.
BY virtue of a did of truat executed lo me
by It. P. McCllncliey ui the kl day of
Mav, IKK7, which Uwl 1b of record In lUMr. O,
Vol.8, MivmMa ami HiWof the K-Klt-a oitli-e
of Maury County. Venneaaoe, ami to . hlcb
deed reference la liere made; I will, on Mon
day, th Kith day of Ke(.rnry, IhiiI, at tho
Court-lKiuae door. In Columbia, Ti uuenaae,
wltliln lawful hour, cell to the hlKhoft bid
der for aaHli, free from tlie rltchtHiiil nioiiy
ot redi'iuialoa, tli) lollom liiK ilt-acrihed tract
of land, aituMle In tha 11th Civil DlntrWl of
Maury County, TeuneHaee and iMiumietl aa
folio wh: fteKlnninn ai art roi-k, W. M. Ir
vines M. V. iMirni-r, runnliiK thence North
2M5H-1UO p with hla line to n net ru-k, thenrn
W. 21579-1410 pole to a alaheon the Kant be 1,1c
of the en e a ehorry, aali and elm pointer ;
thence M. 8J K. 8 7-lt polea to a make; tlii-tu-e
Kaat 10 HU-y) polea to a atake; thi-ni-e M. 17',,"
W.Utt-lOpolea; thence Hootli & Jf-KKI polea;
thence N. M2S ' K. lo K-10 puli-a; tbenca M. 45
W. i)l-ri2-lUl polea; 'thi-nca ti. (yf a.. 7 Z-l
polea; theiK-c H. lH' ,a"W. M ai-imi tolra to
center of roud; tku-nee Kuat with W. A. I'ul
llam Vi7 I0 Mlea to a riM-k faat of aprlng,
tbence with W. A. f'ulllam, H. S7H-I0 iK.I.-a
to a rock hla eorner; thence 9. KK K. 104
M-IW jxile. a rock w ith dotfwoiid and tx-ech
poiniera; tnence i. mat-ii imiihm to a ai-i
rock In W. M. Irvlnea; thence W- 114 M-IOU
polea with hla line to the lfKliiiilnif,i-.nlaln-IiiK
ViZ'i acrea and l lot No. 4 In the dl vlalnn
of the Mc'llnctiey eMute, lea tl) ai rea and Ii7
li-a aold to llealr lt wrenoe and Imumlitit
a followa: fo-iclnnli KU alone, K. M. Hin
di i-aH. W. corner mid runnliiK H. 73 HI pat
TKrtr Wi n alake, J. N. I'orlera iin ner; thine
with hla line kk' K. I II IK-Iiai polna Ut a alake;
tl.ei.ee N. K loo Milea to a t-tiike In Kln
dleailnc; thencn with hla line W 1 1 4 f.r-1 1 BJ .
po in to the bt'Kl lining; nlao leaa two aen a
and M polea Mild to J. W. K Hid ley, deed to.
which It recorded In Hook K, pnue i4, Vol. 8
of the Ketrlatera orflce.
Hald aula will be mailc -fur the purpoan ff
foreclOMlDtf (aid deil of tirat and i nrorelriK
piivtnei.t of the noil: therein aecured toKeUi-.
er wljh Intereat tlu ruiin, coala -f ai:l nnI,
liltorhcye fuca for i-ollerl an id note Hndi
enforelim furceliaiure of aaid Ueed ol truat..
Thia January 8th, 1MU.
JOHN M. ALI.KN.
FlGl'KRfl t tw rrr, Altorimya. JanlH It;
No i-UesIdcirt Notice.
' J. T. H. OrecnlleW va. AVin. Ilitaaell.
"lir if EHKAH the plaintiff In Ihlacauae, ,r
V T. B. treenrtli ha aiiml oul a wrltiH
al tiioli merit iM-fiire me. K. O. Puckett, a Ju.
tlce ol the 1'eare for Maury County, Tenn.,
a ralnat the property oft ha defendant llaa
aell, on tbe ,rwi"'l of the nin-realdeuce of
anld Haaaell. and tho return of an M atlm-h-nient
wr t liefora nw ahowa that the aaino
hua bet-n levied up in the property of aaid ! -fendant,
and au o Xvr of publication entered
upon aa u writ, aa provided by law. owf
therefore It la ordered by nne that pnlillenl ion
lie iniule In the Columbia Herald, puiiiti-hed
in Columbia, leuo, for four iiniwvu'lve
weeka. that trie deleodtin'. Win. llatMMell
inuke li'a aiM aram e lMfore me at my orllee
In Ihe 17ti Uialrlct of Maury I'mimy, Tenn .
on Maturdav t' Ulat day of Kchrunrv, 18-1,
and defe d aid ult, or the aame 111 be prc
erederi wlUl purle aa to him.
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