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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 17 November 1866

BY ?TO THINE OWN SELF BK TUUE, AND IT MUST FOLLOW, AS THE IIOB'T. A. THOMPSON & CO. iummMmnmt?i?fm*?m)?mm i m j '-_ ^ M I I - - rn Milli II I I I I i i n II irn?ri?. m.mi mniii PICKENS COURT HOUSE, S. C. SATURDAY, JULY 27, 1801. NIGHT THE DAY, THOU NO. 5& 3P O E! 'X' JrZ^T. The Indian Summer. WUen thc summer breezes have died away, Ami thc autumn winds are drear, And tho for oat s havo changed their green array for the buen nf the dying year, There conics a season, briol und bright. When tile z?phyrs breathe with a gentle swell, And (he sunshine plays with n softer light, bike thc summer's asl far? well. The brilliant dyes of the autumn woods Have gladdened thu lo re > I bowers, And decke l their pathless solitudes. Like a blooming Waste ol Howers ; lu the hid len depths no soon 1 is heard, Save a low and murmuring wail. As the rustling leaves are gently stirred Hy the breath of the dying gale. The li VA J* clon li in the niello w light (.'lotit with the breezes tty, V? i...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 17 November 1866

ROB'T^A. TH( UPSON, Editor. R. A. Thompson, V7.II Holcombe, R. Young, PROIUUBTO.RS. Jilli MS.-Ono Dollar and twonty-tlVo ("cuts fdralx months, tn advance. Provision also taken . in payment, ut tho market rates. | Advert iS'Unonts insert od at SI per square for Hie lirai insertion, and ?l) cents for each subso quent insertion, cash or provision. JOhiSf" Ohilmry Notices exceeding live lines, Triti utcs of ltospect. Communications of a personal character, and Announcements of Candidate!?, will be charged for as advertisements. f^X?*'-.lob Printing executed with neatness and despatch.for cash or provision. ?fcjy* Necessity compels us lo adhere striolly to tho requirement of cash payment. PICKl<N'S C. H., S. C.: Saturday Morning, November 17, 1066. The Internal Revenue. Attention is directed to tho advertisement of Col. IJoiCK, in this issuo, in relation to thc internal revenue - -. - Tho Markets. Tho price of cotton and gold continues to decline. In New York, on the 13th instant, cot...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 17 November 1866

Thc Pavilion Hotel, Charleston, $. ?J. TH 10 ABOVE I> O P U L A it li O T K L IS OPKN FOU THK Accommodation of tho Travelling Public. BOARD, PER DAY, $8.00. MRS. H. L. mrTTl?ilft?li!U)t Proprietress. A. BuTTKiii iKi.n, Superintendent. Nov Iii, 1S(!(> g tr ESTATE SALE. THE STAT li OK SOUTH CAROLINA, lu 12 iiu Hy--IMckeu*. Dorons P. Jameson I vs. [ lilli for Partit on. Juba Jameson mil ot hern. j 1)11 US OA NT lo an order o!" the Court of tiquity in this casu, I will s.-ll lo iho highes) bidder, al public out cry. al (lie lalo resilience ol Wi liam M. Jameson, near Diokcnsvillo, ou Wednesday the 2U? ?lay ol' November. I860, ALL TI11C PERSONAL PROPERTY Of siid deceased, consisting, in uart, of TWO YOUNO MULMS ; ONK MAKIO; BLACKS M ITH TOOLS; I 2 I IO USU WAGON AMI ll A RN USS; TWO IIORS15 OAIMUAOW AND " POUR COWS AND CALV KS ; KAT AND STOCK HOGS ; 8 Illili P ; CORN, FODDER, AND SHUCKS ; II ALK1NTI0U10ST IN TRAVELLING Til HASH IOU ; KA U M I Nt J I MPLliMENTS ; HOUSEHOLD AND K ITC...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 17 November 1866

Going to Sleep. i. ! Tho light is fading down Hie sky, Tile shadows grow and multiply, 1 hear thu ll.rush's evening song ; lint I have boroo with toil nm) wrong So long '. so long ! Ililli dreams my drowsy sonfcCtf drown So-, darling, kiss my eyelids down ! ll. My life's brief ?pring weal wnsled by, My summer's ended liv i I leanly ; 1 learned to hunger, strive and wait, So late ! HO lute ! Now. nil my Holds ure turning brown, ' So, darling) kiss my eyelids dowu ! j Ut. Oh, blessed sleep! oh, perfect rest! Thus pillowed on your faithful breast, Nor life nor denth ia wholly drear, 0, tender heart, since you arc here, So dear ! so dear ! S.voet love, my soul's sulHcieni crown! Now, darling, kiss my eyelids down ! Agriculture. Thc " Southern Cultivator," published at Athens, Ga., by Mr. WM. N. WHITE, bas been received : Thc lust article is devoted lo "fiiriii work for November/' lt says that "cotton, at pres ent prices, is worthy of extra labor and atten tion." Prepare for tho next cro...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 24 November 1866

BY ?TO THINE OWN SELF BK TUUE, AND IT MUST FOLLOW, AS THE IIOB'T. A. THOMPSON & CO. iummMmnmt?i?fm*?m)?mm i m j '-_ ^ M I I - - rn Milli II I I I I i i n II irn?ri?. m.mi mniii PICKENS COURT HOUSE, S. C. SATURDAY, JULY 27, 1801. NIGHT THE DAY, THOU NO. 5& POETRY. Somebody's Darling. Info a wind of (ho whitewashed halls, Where the dead and the dying lay, Wounded hy bayonets, nh ells and balls, Somebody's darling was borne ono day Somebody's darling so young and so bravo! Wearing on Iiis sweet pale face Soon to bo hill in the dust of tho grave Tho lingering light of his boyhoods' grave ! Malled and damp are I lie curl? of gold, Kissing the snow of thal fair yoong brow, l'aie are the. lips of 'delicate mould Somebody's darling is dying now. Ulick from the beautiful Mue-veined brow l'ni?'i its wandering waves pf gold ; Cross his hands on his bosom now ?Somebody's darling is still and cold. Kiss him once for somebody's sake, Murmur n prayer ?off and low - One bright curl from its...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 24 November 1866

ROB'T. A. THOMPSON, Editor. R. A. Thompson, W.H Holcombe.R. Young, PROPRIETORS. THUMS.-Olio Doljar and Twtmty-flvo Cents fir six mont lui. lu lulvineo. Provision also taken ii? payment, ?ii (ho market ratos, I"-,?* A Ivcvvtl-Miuohls hisertod at $1 ncr square for thant's! inion ion, niul 60 couts for ouch subso cpionl insert ion, cash or provision. C'?Y? l'iiiuo'y Not iocs oxooodhlg ii vo linos, Trib utos ot' Itjspooti Communications ot' a personal Character, ?h i iVnnounoptiicnts of Candidatos, will bo oh ir j *.i r?ir us ii'tvorliscmotils. ?tKjy* lob Priming exooittoil with neatness ami dosp itoli, for cash or provision. f>?f" \'ojo>isittv compels us tn adhere strictly to the requiivtiienl ol" cash payment. IMCKENS C. If., S. C.: Saturday Horning, November 2-1, 1836. Commuted. PAT CLIFFOIU) ?a not to bo hung for horse stealing. Tho sentence of death lins been UOUlUiUteit tU'tiint of <ffn y-enrn Kr?rd liibor ill thc Penitentiary. Free Schools. Tho Commissioners of Free Scho...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 24 November 1866

The Pavilion Hotel, Charleston, 8. C. THE ABOVE POPU.LAR HOTEL IS OPEN FOR THE Accommodation of tho Travelling Public. BOARD, PlOlt BAY, $3.00. MUS. lt. L. RUTTE?Ft?LD% Proprietress A. BUTTERFIELD) Superintendent. Nov 12, lHG? ?J tf NEW GOODS. CHEAP GOODS ! I). BIEMANN, WALHALLA, S. C, IS KKOKiVINO A LARGE AND WELL ASSOUTKD STOCK Ol* FALL AND WINTER GOODS, Consisting, in part, of CLOTHS, CASSIM KUES. CALICOES. PLAIDS, FLANNELS, &C, WIUTK CLOTH. OK ALL KINDS; ?M? VHS AL\? ElO^S?CESV ; HATS AX D CAPS ; ROOTS AND SlIOIvS : LEATHER; tn lH?t'l)illi:H, of a superior quality, and | n lull SlOok, BARTKR j Of all kinds will lie received fur GOODS ai j thc highest market rufen. QUICK SALUS AND SMALL PROFITS. Walhalla, Nov. 12, IK?? H--tf U. S. Internal Revenue; ASSISTANT ASSESSOR'S OFFICE, \ 22'u Div., Ord Collection Dist., S. C., Six MILK M II.I.S. Picken* District, S. 0. J YOTK'K is hereby given thal Division Nu. 22 j.\ embraces t he exact houiul'irlcs of the Gili Rug intent, S. C. M., ...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 24 November 1866

jNd: ? B ? ni r i J_, A IST Y . Mutually Mistaken " .Beware of pickpockets, Joshua," ?aid ? Joshua Barker's mother to hov sou, w hen that interesting young gentleman was about setting forth to visit his aunt Betsey Barker, who lived seventy live miles away, in tho thriving little village of Gravburg. " Yes'am responded Joshua dutifully, T'll keep my eyes peeled for cm. (?noss if they ketch thU child napping they'll riso nirlior than they're used to." "Timi's right, thy hid, Tailers hnowed you W?8 tho smartest (d' tho family, Joshua, but I guess when you como to go about ?iud seo things you'll turn out smarter'n over I thought. There is the kee.rs comin' now. Look out and hold fast to your valise ! And don't forget to ho koorful of ycr faithcr's watch, aud don't smoke no cigars, nor drink no water without looking into it. Cause there was a women that I've hoard sister Betsey tell about, out there, thal drinked a live snake! And do try and not dirty tnore'n two dickies a week ! I t'll...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 1 December 1866

BY ?TO THINE OWN SELF BK TUUE, AND IT MUST FOLLOW, AS THE IIOB'T. A. THOMPSON & CO. iummMmnmt?i?fm*?m)?mm i m j '-_ ^ M I I - - rn Milli II I I I I i i n II irn?ri?. m.mi mniii PICKENS COURT HOUSE, S. C. SATURDAY, JULY 27, 1801. NIGHT THE DAY, THOU NO. 5& Th? Ladder of Lifo. Like ? ladder-still enlarging Year by year-our life is giTen ; On? step fixed on carib's green margin One ascending high in Meuten ; Up lida bidder of our being .Morn nod noon mid evening go; Moment nfl er moment Hoeing, 'Till (heir worth too late we know. Some with gold the steps environ. Cieth of gold timi Hernia sublime: Sonic aseohu o'er steps of iron Wet with leurs, mid hurd to climb! But though sorrows muy bo sleeper, Though in cure und HuiTcring trod ; There is comfort for tho weeper In thc endless time of Clod I Time-nias, how snd wc use it, As through lifo we wonder on ; Scarce we hnve it-ere wo lost it ! - Bro we sny " "J'ix here"-'tis gone I 'Till time older-wen ker-Rudder Takes its dark and a...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 1 December 1866

rai ??^i?[iiLf|u ROB'T. A. THOMPSON, Editor. ?A R. A Thoinpsou, W. H< Holoombe.R. Young, PROPRIETORS. ti?ii MS.-Ono Dollar und Twonty-fivo Cents for six months, ?a advatioo. Provision also taken in |) lynteiit. nt I ho market rales. ftST* Advertisements inserted al $1 per square for lite ftr.it insertion, und 60 cents tor oaoh subso ipnjnl insertion, cash or provision. ????y OVtiu ny Notices oxeceding fivo lines, Trib utes ol" Respect, Communications of a personal character, an t Announccmoiila of Candidates, will he charged for us advertisements. ??i?* Joh Printing exocuted with neatness and despatch, for cash or provision. jvyV" Necessity compels ns to adhere strictly to thc requirement of cash payment. PICKENS C. H., S. C.: Saturday Morning, December 1, 18G0. Absent The Editor of this paper is absent for a few days, in Columbia, on business of importance, and it is therefore boped that ho will not. he hold responsible for any deficiencies and er rors which may bc noticeable in...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 1 December 1866

It is positively stated in radical cir olos that Gov. Wells, of Louisiana, in view of tho rocont oleotions and the President's policy iu tho Baltimore affair, has deienniued OB ioimodiatoly removing the sheriffs and oth or effiocrs who have been derelict in the dis oktrge of their duties. Steps are also being taken to arrest prominent parties nocuscd of aiding in tho July massacre. tfaUT The surviving members of the old South Carolina brigade, commanded succes sively, by Geuerals Monham, Kershaw, Connor and Kennedy, will meet in Columbia on the 5;h December, to organize a benevolent socie ty, under the name and title of tho Greenwood Association. All members of the old brigade are iaritod to unroll themselves. SAL? OF THK STAT? WORKS.-Tke Real K?t?U ?f tba Slat? Work? *t this place, says the *. Greenville Mountuincr," has been sold for ton thousand dollars to Dr. S. S Marshall, and other gentlemen associated with him, who intend conyrtiog it ?tito a Cotton Factory, which will bo put...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 1 December 1866

t. ..i.A.". - 11 .1 .-.-.U-J..A-. a > J^OELLAJNX_ I Tue Sw)rd ol' Hubert Lee. uv " M<?INA."* Forth from UH scabbard, pure and bright, Flushed tho sword of Lee I Far lu ibo Iront nf the deadly fight, High u'er ilia bruve, io tho causo nf right, Its s min less .sheen, liku a beacon light, Led us to notary. Out itf its scabbard, whore full long It si u in bored peacefully R MIT I (V on ?is rest by Hie butilo song, Shielding tito feeble, smiting the strong, O'.larding tito right, avenging tho wrong Gleamed the sword ?d'Leo 1 Forth from i1;? scabbard, high in air, Roneatli Virginia's sk j - And thoy who saw it gloaming there, And know who bore lt, knelt to swear That where that sword led they would dare To follow and to dio. Out of ifs scabbard ! - Xever hand * Waved sword from stain as Loo, Nor purer sword led braver band. Nor braver hied fur n brighter land, Nor brigit tor land lind a cause as grand, Nor cause, a chief liko Leo ! Forth from its scabbard I bow we prayed That sword...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 8 December 1866

BY ?TO THINE OWN SELF BK TUUE, AND IT MUST FOLLOW, AS THE IIOB'T. A. THOMPSON & CO. iummMmnmt?i?fm*?m)?mm i m j '-_ ^ M I I - - rn Milli II I I I I i i n II irn?ri?. m.mi mniii PICKENS COURT HOUSE, S. C. SATURDAY, JULY 27, 1801. NIGHT THE DAY, THOU NO. 5& F O L I T I O JrVI-i. GOVERNOR'S MESSAGE. KXKOUTl VK J)i:i> \ KT M EXT, ") COLUMUIA, S. G , November L>7, 1800. J Gentlemen of thc Senate and House of Jtrp t'vsen tut ives. Your annual assembling at tho sont of gov ernment bas heretofore been the occasion of congratulation hy thc Kxeculive, upon tho continued happiness, prosperity und improve' incut., of thc eonnnoo-wetilthi I regret thal no such greeting can bo extended to you on the present invasion. Wo li? lunger hoar the claOi of arms, nor thc tread of hostile armies, and our people have escaped thc scourge < f that terrible disease, which revels in thc shock ing Carnival of death. Whilst the general health has not been good, the virulence and malignity of d's:...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 8 December 1866

MESSAGE. rCottoIiluVd from fourth page.] CO.NSTITU VIONAI. \M I'.NO.M KNT riiUl'OSlU) JJV t.'liNtJUBSS. I transmit herewith a communication from tim lion. Win. II. Soward, covering thc con stitutional amendment proposed to tho scvo r.il States of tho Utiioti hy tho Congress of tho fruited Si .i.s. 1 listory furnishes few ex amples of a peuple who have been required to cone "lo moro to the will of their conquer ors than tho j.plo of tho South. Every coli o ri.iiou wo ha vu made, however so fur from touching tho magnuniity or generosity of tho victors, has sharpened their malice and intcn billed their revengo. In tho surrender Of our last organized army of the Into Cotifiiriowtg Covornment, Ceno rals Johnson ami Sherman, each representing the Military power and authority of his res pective Covernuiont, agreed upon certain terms of capitulation. While exacting iii some res pects, those terms were in thc main such as a liberal and generous victor would conc?d? to a fallen foo. TllCy wer...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 8 December 1866

FOR "SALE. " IWILL OFFER FOU SALK, on Saledayin January next, to tho highest bithlcr, TI-IK TRACT OF LANI) hying on Twelo Milo River, adjoining lands of l>r. K A. Milos and Kilato of 'John Oillihvud, und containing On? Hundred and Seventy-live Acre? more or leis. THUMS.-Oh n ercilit of one and two years, with interest, note and approved security*. J. li. IIAOOOD, Trustee for Mary Jane Harton. . t)eo^ 3i ,1800 12 td OABIK ET-M AKING. N A T BS A ty fl ISIi BS mi 15 BK TS, AN BXPKIUENOKD WP UK MAN. would rospcetfully inform thc public that lie has oponed u Shoji itt thc house of .Mrs. J. W. L. Cary, onc-und n half miles from Bickens C. IL, for the purpose of carrying on tho O a, to i ri ot Business, In all io branches. Soliciting a shore of pub lic patronage, he guarantees satisfaction to all who may favor him with their orders. Ooo. 3. 1800 12 tf WALHALLA CHAPTER. A H KOO LAU CONVOCATION OF WAL iV HALLA OlIAPTKlt. NO. 2'J, U.A.M., will be held on Friday thc I4lll lLvmiher inst A pu...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 8 December 1866

GOVERNOR'S MESSAGE-CON?INUEDr All public 0?licoi.s who, by law, h ive a seal, should bo required to lix n stamp, tu value from fifty couts to two dull irs, regulated by their value or importance, on all papers where tho seal is used, tito pirty ptocuriug the paper h .-in ; required to reimburse tho officer for the santo And lastly, ti t tx should bo levied on all Riiiuries audinooir.es exceeding five hundred dollars. A Tax Gill embracing fhcao new features would raise u sum abll'id nilly $u indent lo meet tdl tho ourroiit wants of tito St ito, and pr?vido for thu gradual rcdoinplioii of tho puhlio doht. Tho payment of taxes tints levied would Ititi principally Upon tho wealthy and ihoso whoso card.>y.neals yield thom ready cash, and Would ouuasiou o 'inp natively little itloOUYClii once to tho lak'payor. llorot iford, thc interest on thc public debt his been p lid hythe G mk of the State of South Carolin?, hut its loss of assets, growing oat. os' tito war, together with ils large...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 15 December 1866

' _ " _ ^^^^^^^^^^^^^ ^^^^ ^^^^ I^?B?? LEJ * Tt> th!nc 0,cn bc trm> a,Hl !t Must follow, as tfi? ui'aht tf<e- <la//, thou can'st not (In n bc false ti uvy man." m U;>At THOMPSON & CO.] WC KENS C. H., S. C., SATURDAY. DEG 13 51 BE lt l.V titan. f ' -... Ky ?".'-?.-l-l u u ,c i VJ" jLi. J'\iloiv-C'itt:jciis ol' th'. Senate and House oj Representatives : After a brief interval, tho Congress of the United .States resumes tts annual legislative 1 ibors. An all-wise and merciful Providence has abated thc pestilence which visited our shores^ leaving its calamitous traces ti poi) some portions of our country. Peace-, order, tran quility and civil authority have been formally declared to exist throughout the whole of thc Ullitca States. In all of the States, civil au thority has superceded the coercion of arms, innl the people, by their voluntary action, are maintaining their Government in full activity and complete operation. Thc enforcement of tho laws is no longer obstr...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 15 December 1866

piRgao?iaggi ROBT. A. THOMPSON, Editor^_ R^X Thompson, W.H Holoombe.R.Young, PROPRlKTOItS. TK ll MS -Ono Dollar ami Tweiity?Ave Ccnis for six moni hs. ia advance. Provision tilso taken io payment, al tho market rates. j^y- Advertisements inserted at bl P"r sqnaro foi Hie first Insertion, and ?l) cents for each subso il aunt insertion, cash or provision. .j?y? 0!)i?'i.ryNotices excoeiHng Avelines, mo utos ol' ileapoot, ?emmunloii?ons of a personal ohm-actor, an t Announcements of Candidates, will bo charged fer as advertisements. Job Printing executed with neatness aud despatch, for cash or provision. ?(??y Necessity compels us to adhcro strictly to tho requirement of cash payment._ PICKEN S C. lT, S. C.: Saturday Morning, December 15, 1866.^ g?&- The President's Message, lengthy and interesting, fills much of our space this wools. figjr PERRY DURHAM, convicted of mur der at tho last Court, bas received from Gov. Oitu a respite until February next. tSGg* Messrs. DuPFtK & CHAP...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 15 December 1866

shall fall vf ?th his rejection, and revert to those previously filling such places. Ou motion of a member, a committee was appointed to noti fy Senators of tho sentiments of the meeting, and request that no confirmation of presiden tial appointments made for political reasons be given. Mr. Stevens suggested that thc com mittee need.not notify Mr. Cowan of this ac tion, as he would perform that duty himself. Mr. IJjutwcll, of Massachusetts, submitted some remarks, in which ho opened up tho subject of impeaching tho President. Ile thought that a special committee should bc appYiutcd, whose duty it should be to inquire, into the whole subject, with power to send for persons and p ipors. Thc suggestion mot with tho hearty co-operation of every member pres ent. At this stage of the proceedings, Mr. Ste vens moved that it committee of ten bc ap , p tinted, to whom all thc various propositions bo submitted, looking to a plan of tuition for Oougress to pursue, and that said oom mit tee rep...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Keowee courier. — 15 December 1866

PRESIDENTS MESSAGE. [CONCLU ?KD.] complies with th? tenus they impose, tho privilege of purchasing ii limited portion bf unoflci'od lands at tho tninituuiu price. The homestead grants relieve tho settler from pay ment of purchase money, and secure bim a permutent homo upon the condition of resi dence for tl term of yous. This liberal policy invites emigration from tho old and from thc . more crowded portions of tho. new world. Its propitious results arc undoubted, sud will bo Utorosignally manifested when time shall have boen given to it wider development. KA.tl.UOAL LAND (I lt ANTS. Congress has made, liberal grants of public lindi to corporations in aid of tho construc tion of railroads and oilier internal improve ments. Should this policy hereafter prevail, more, stringent provisions will bo required lo sooure a faithful application of the funds. Tho title to the hinds should not pass by patent or otherwise," but remain in the Government, and subject to tts control. Some portion ...

Publication Title: Keowee Courier
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
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