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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 30 September 1886

tfjjr f?iuc? ?nb pnuarrot. J. i.'siMS, Editor and Proprietor. Terms. subscription Rates.?One copy, one year, SI SO; on ? copy, six months, 7.*? cents: one cop}, three months, i?0 cents. All subscriptions payable in advance. A?VEitTisrNG Rates.?One square, first in sertion, 91 OO; each subsequent inser tion, I50( cents. Obituaries and Tributes of Respect charged for as regular adver tisements. Liberal contracts made for three, six and twelve months. COM>ruxTCATioxs must be accompanied by the real name and address of the writer in order to receive attention. No communi cation of a personal character will be pub lished except as an advertisement. For further information address JAMES L. SIMS, ?Lock Box No. 116, Orangcburg, S. C. ? Three brothers named Morgan were drowned while bathing in the Chatta nooga river Saturday, near Chatta nooga. One was seized with cramps and the other two went to his assist ance, when all three went down. . There promises to be a lively scramble for Judge...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 30 September 1886

A Kejoinder. Editor Times and Democrat: I have made it a rule in life never to enter into a newspaper correspondence, unless I knew the man to be of such standing, as that, I would not lower myself by noticing him. I therefore, do" not intend this as a reply to A. M. Snider, about whom 1 know but littl2; but I am impelled by a sense of justice to my constituents, to answer the un just "and unfair criticisms circulated through the Columns of "The times and Democrat" and otherwise over the countv. These criticisms culmi nate in villainy and falsehood in pamphlet form. I met Mr. Snider in his own section of the county, viz.: at Evans' Mill September 5th, and before an intelligent and respectable audience, reputed the criticisms in "Times and Democrat" of August EG. 1 produced and read publicly testimonials from two of the Orangeburg delegation and one from Harnwell, members of the House during two years of my term, (the third from Orangcburg 1 received afterwards) of which 1 will take ...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 30 September 1886

OLDEN TIME CHIMNEY SWEEPING. How It W.-vi Carried on Forty Years Ago?Talk With a Sweep. "Chimney sweeps long since found their occupations gone," said a dealer in fur naces, who makes a speeiulty of the cleun ing of moderized chimneys, to a reporter. "Over forty years ago the trade of chim ney sweep was a good paying one. At that time nothing but soft coal and wood was bnrp'H Th?? chimney* wre theo tmide largt! enough to allow the passage of a man's body. But few chimneys are now made over two feet square. Chimneys are now cleaned by the mennsof huge brushes < which reach from kitchen to roof. .Many tenants believe they suffer from smoke caused by defective lines, when the real cause is? clogged chimney. Hard coal makes little else than dust, but if a chim ney is uiicleaned for many years the accu mulated dust drops down and interferes with the burning of the lire. Prices paid for clea'iinir chimnevs are much smaller than in former years. Formerly %? was charged Now the work is d...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 30 September 1886

By T. WEMYSS. KEID. CHAPTER IV. THK GOLDEN HAWK My bedroom commanded a line view of the sea, mil wtaii 1 looked out of my win dow on the miming following the incident ?with Mrs. Domvilie. the first thin?: that at tracted :ny attention was a maguiUccnt rchooucr vtcht lying at anchor soni-> two wiles !'iu:a the ?hure. It was ths? largest Mid uoeC'bvAtttifttl r^yse! of the kind I hail ever '-ecu, and I ^x/?mine-l it with interest through a powerful field glass which I had hi my room. Ther-i is no sight more attractive to the lover of the soa fhan a fine vessel, whose linos bear witness to her power of riding over the waves. What a Derby favorite Is to the lover of horseflesh a yacht is to tho sailor. This, however, was no common yicht, and I wondered to myself to whom it belonged and whence it had come to delight the eyes of the people of Scarborough. Early as it was, the attention of people on diore had al ready boen drawn to the stately vessel in the bay, and small cobbles laden w...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 30 September 1886

LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. Another Sik?< " ? A very distinct earthquake . hock was felt in our town last Monday afternoon about five o'clock. Some people claim that they fell minor shocks every day. but the one last Monday was unmistakable. It caused The Times vxd Democrat building to shake perceptibly, it only lasted two or three seconds. Welch & Easax.?This well-known 'house of Charleston announce in this week's Times and Democrat that they are prepared to iill all orders for groceries and family supplies :ts here tofore, and at the > ? ry lowest prices. This is a reliable house and richly de serve the liberal patronage bestowed upon it by an appreciative public. ? Death of Ephraim (Ymminos. - This faithful colored Democrat died at his home last Wednesday week. He held the office of Count) Commissioner one term, having been elected on the Democratic ticket in 1S78. lie was a .good man. und haul many friends .among the white people. * He was about seventy years old at the time o...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

ESTABLISHED IN 1S< THE FARMERS MEET. THE FULL PROCEEDINGS OF THEIR RECENT CONVENTION. The Establishment of an Agricultural Col lege Urged?The I'latform and Resolu tions Adopted. The State Farmers' Convention was called to order by Capt. B. R. Tillman in Agricultural Hall, Columbia, S. C, at 12 o'clock Tuesday the 9th instant. Capt. Tillman delivered an address pointing out supposed abuses in the ? administration of the State govern ment, suggesting remedies for their abatement, urging the necessity for stronger organization among the far mers, and recommending the immediate establishment of an agricultural col lege. He contended that the college should be put under the control of a TJoard of Agriculture, elected- by Far mers* Conventions, and .asserted that such a convention was just as compe tent to elect this board ;is the Legisla ture. He expressed the opinion that the Agricultural College could be sup ported by the privileged tax on com mercial fertilizers and the proceeds of...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

ESTABLISHED IX 1S( THE FARMERS .MEET. THE FULL PROCEEDINGS OF THEIR RECENT CONVENTION. The Establishment or an Agricultural Col lege Urged*?The Platform and Revolu tion* Adopted? The State Fanners' Convention was called to order by Capt. B. R. Tillinan in Agricultural Hall. Columbia, S. C, at 12 o'clock Tuesday the 9th instant. Capt. Tillinan delivered an address pointing out supposed abuses in the ?administration of the State govern in T:t, suggesting remedies for their aba?.?ment, urging the necessity for strong'r organization among the far mers, and recommending the immediate establishment of an agricultural col lege. He contended that the college .should be put under the control of a Hoard of Agriculture, elected- by Far mers' Conventions, and asserted that such a convention was just us compe tent to elect this board as the Legisla ture. He expressed the opinion that the Agricultural College could he sup ported by the privileged tax on com mercial fertilizers and the proceeds of...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

THE POSTMASTERS. Proceeding* ??r (he Convention Held in Col umhin rust Week. The convention of third and fourth class postmasters of South Carolina was held Wednesday nigh!.. 15th in stant, at Columbia, S. C, according to announcement. UM postmasters were present. The convention organized as follows : President -F. A.Schiflley, postmaster at Orangeburg. Vice-Presidents I). O. Herbert of Xewberry, W. C. Pose of Timmonsville, W. S. Varher of Greelc.v ville. Secretary and Treasurer?II. E. Bonner of Due West. The following resolutions were unanimously adopted : Whereas we believe that we can the more thoroughly and effectually carry out the requirements of the depart ment and the postal laws of the I'nited States by a permanent organization of the postmasters of this Slate, and re cognizing fully the delicate and confi dential relation the postmaster holds to the public at large, very near to the heart of the people and having much to do with the social and business interests of the cou...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

THE POSTMASTERS. Proceeding <>r the Convention Held In Colonsi>i:i Last Week. The convention of third and fourth class postmasters of South Carolina was held Wednesday night, loth in stant, at Columbia, S. C? according to announcement. lf>4 postmasters were present. The convention organized as follows : President?F. A.Schillley, postmaster at Orangeburg. Vice-Presidents?I). 0. Herbert of Xewberry, W. C. Rose of Timmonsville, W. S. Varner of Greeley ville. Secretary and Treasurer?H. E. Bonner of Due West The following resolutions were unanimously adopted : Whereas we believe that we can the more thoroughly and effectually carry out the requirements of the depart ment and the postal laws of the United States by a permanent organization of the postmasters of this State, and re cognizing fully the delicate and confi dential relation the postmaster holds to the public at large, very near to the heart of the people and having much to do with the social and business interests o...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

THE LINKS OF CHANCE - * Holding apolse in air My twice-dipped pen?for some tense - thread of thought Had snapped?mine ears were half aware Of passing wheels; eyes saw, but mine saw not, My sun-shot linden. Snddenly, as I stare, Two shifting visions grow and fade un sought: Noon-blaze; the broken shade Of ruins strown. Two Tartar lovers sit: She gazing on tho ground, face turned, afraid; And he, at her. Silence is all his wit. She stoops, picks up a pebble of green jade To toss; they watch its flight, unheed ing It. Ages have rolled away; And round the stone, by chance, if chancs there be, Sparse soil has caught; a seed, wind lodgod one day, Grown grass: strubs sprung; at last a tufted tree; Lo! over its snake root you conquering Bey Trips backward, fighting?and half Asia free! h ?Andrew Hedbrooke In Atlantic. Old Peralan Palace* at Susa. A vast quantity of relics, the results of the excavations carried on for a long time on the site cf ancient Susa by M. Dieulafoy and his companions...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 6 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

<Eljr ?tmrs nni) prinnrrnt. J. L. SIMS, E;Uri r ami Proprietor. Terms. Subscription Rates.?One copy, one year, 81 .10; or--; copy, six months. 7."? cents: one copy, three months, SO cents. All subscriptions payable in advance. Advertising Kates.?One square, first in sertion, 81 OO: each subsequent inser tion, 5? cents. Obituaries and Tributes of Respect charged for as regular adver tisements. Liberal contracts made for three, six and twelve months. . Communications must be accompanied by the real name and address of the writer in Order to receive attention. No communi cation of a personal character will be pub Ashed except as an advertisement. For further information address JAMES L. SIMS. Lock Box No. 116, Orangeburg, S. C. The "apathy" in Kentucky was caused, in large part, because"only 2,500 men out of 50,000 got public offices. The same is probably true of Virginia, which is near the Federal kitchen and ravished by the smell of the official bar becue. Col. Elliott's majority ...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 7 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

MAN MUST LEARN TO SEE. HOW OPTICAL ILLUSIONS ARE PRO DUCED IN PANORAMAS. What tho Painter Haa to Study Caro fully la Order To Bo Successful? How the Most Critical Eyo Is Deceived?Tho Senses Bequlro Training. "To learn to see, doctor? Is not the Bense of sight natural?" exclaimed the re porter in surprise. The oculist, who had been enlarging upon optical delusions, re plied with a smile: "Sounds queer, does it notp Well, tho sense of sight is inborn to a certain ex tent, but then so is walking. Still, if the child does not learn to walk it will never be able to do it The eye undoubtedly acts quicker and at an earlier stage in life upou exterior things, and is one of the first means to enlighten the growing piece of humanity about the world; yet it must be trained to do its work well. In other words, man has to learn to see as well as to walk. The eye Is the busiest organ in the human economy. It does not only inform the intelligent couception about space and time and atmospheric cond...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 8 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

FOLLY TO BE WISE. EFFECTS OF KNOWING TOO MUCH CONCERNING DIETETICS. Butter. Cheeso and Vinegar ? Cojree, Sugar and Milk ?Water. Wine and Beer?And Even tho Air Wo Breathe ?AI) Ar? Dangerously Fraudulent. More people derive pleasure from eating and drinking than from any other source. Persons in all conditions of lifo think and talk about the "joys of the table." But if a man "wishes to thoroughly enjoy n good . meal it is certainly "folly to b?. wise." If he knows anything about chemistry, it he has looked through a rangntfying-glass, if ho has studied the reports of the differ ent boards of health, and is a reader of the various journals devoted to dietetics and adulteration, the chances are that he will have a very poor appetite for the most costly feast that can be prepared. As fast as the various dishes are brought on he fulls to thinking of what he has read of their composition and preparation. He knows, or at least he thinks ha knows, that the substance on the butter plate is e...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 9 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

A PRUDENT MAID. Two maids were walking in tlie grove (They both were growing old,) The one tx> tell a tale of love, The other to be told. "He is not rich," the elder said, Nor handsome nor high-born; The man whom 1 propose to wed Most other girls would scorn." "Why take him then ? You make me fear;" The maiden's tears fell fast; "lie was the first to offer, dear, And lie might be the last." FIVE MILLION FOUNDS. liy T. WJBMYSS KEB1>. CHAPTER XIII CONTINUED. Cross-examination continued?"Yon say ifce strychnia and bromide of potassium "asro kept in the same cupboard. Now do you ever make mistakes, Dr. Carrick, in the compounding of your medicines:" "Well, sir?I should not like to say posi tively." "Come, ccme. Dr. Carrick, be frank with as. Tell me; did you ever mako a mistake in making up your medicines?" B imore stood like a tower among his seated brethren. Hi-, long arm was out Btretchod. and his forefinger, which was point -d direct at the heart of the witness, almost seemed ...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 10 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 18 November 1886

Old Type.?We have a quantity of old type on hand which we will sell cheap. Millers will find it a most ex cellent substitute for babbit metal, and much cheaper. Call at once if you ?want to secure a bargain. Rain at Last?After a long, dusty period the welcome rain has come at last. Everybody, including old mother earth, is greatly* refreshed," and will be animated with more spirited work. The cooling, dust-destroying showers continued at intervals all* last Friday night._ Death of Mr. Blackman.?Mr. Emanuel Blackman, of Rowesville, S. C, died at his home on the 9th instant, after 3 short illness. Mr. Blackman's wife died about two months ago and his father about three weeks ago. Mr. Blackman leavss eight children, six of whom are quite small. The Lutheran Fair.?The Luther an Fair opens next Wednesday night, 24th instant, and will continue until Friday night. It will be open morn ing and evening, and we trust the ladies will have a large and generous patron age from our citizens. The ...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 25 November 1886

ESTABLISHED IN 181 ASSAULTED BY A BR?TE. A BURGLAR DISSUADED FROM COM MITTING AGRAVE CRIME. A Woman's Flight Through a Window to Kscape Aitsault?HclpleKS Condition of an Authorens Who Lives Alone?Locked In a CloHPt by a Scoundrel. A little hut which closely hugs the base of a hill on the farm of C)scar Purely, in the town of Harrison, X. Y., was the scene of a fearful struggle at an early hour on Sunday morning. The principals were Mrs. M. S. Robinson, a writer of Sunday school books and Methodist tracts, and an unknown young man who broke into the hut to commit a robbery and an assault. Mrs. Robinscn, who is a lady of the highest respectability and education, lives alone in the little hut. It is set into the hill, so that the rear is against the earth. It is a one-story affair, built of brick, and is used as a sitting room and sleeping room. In front is a smaller wooden building, connecting, in which Mrs. Robinson does her literary work. She takes her meals at the farm house of Osc...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 25 November 1886

ESTABLISHED IN 1S( ASSAULTED BY A BRUTE. A BURGLAR DISSUADED FROM COM MITTING A GRAVE CRIME. A Woman's Flight Through a Window to Escape Assault?Helpless Con.lition of an Authoress Who Lives Alone?Locked in a Closet by a Scoundrel. A little hut which closely hugs the base of a hill on the farm of Oscar Purdy, in the town of Harrison, X. Y., was the scene of a fearful struggle at an early hour on Sunday morning. The principals were Mrs. M. S. Kobinson, a writer of Sunday school hooks and Methodist tracts, and an unknown young man who broke into the hut to commit a robbery and an assault. Mrs. Robinson, who is a lady of the highest respectability and education, lives alone in the little hut. It is set into the hill, so that the rear is against the earth. It is a one-story alfair, built of brick, and is used as a sitting room and | sleeping room. In front is a smaller , wooden building, connecting, in which Mrs. Robinson does her literary work. She takes her meals at the farm house ; o...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 25 November 1886

CHESTER A. ARTHUR DEAD. a stroke of apoplexy ter"1?1! nates his life. Stricken in His Sleep? ile Phkkcm Away l*enc< fully Mid> Painlessly, UncoiiBcionn of Hi* 5iirrMtndln;p??IIH Death Not Un expected i>> His Family. New York. November 18.?Ex President Chester A. Arthur died at 5 o'clock ibis morniug. :tt his residents, No. 123 Lexington avenue, where he has lived lor the past twenty years or more. A stroke of cerebral apoplexy suddenly, but not wholly unexpected by the attending physicians, terminated his life. The .stroke came in his sleep, between Tuesday night and Wednes day morning-, nntl ho did not rally there after. His death was painless and Slow, iike the going out of a burned down candle, and for hours before the end came he was unconscious to his surroundings. His son and daughter, his sister, his former law partner, Sher man W. Knevals, and his closest f riend, Surrogate Rollins, were at his bedside. All reports to the contrary, Mr. Al tar's health has not imp...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 25 November 1886

EVER TRUE. Joyous at heart as a summer day A lassie stands by the meadow way, And looks at a face that is very dear, And wonders in words that know nothing of fear? 'Will you be true, love? will you be true? Will you love nie as 1 love you? Will love grow stronger as years roll on, ADd be truest when youth and beauty have gone ? ? Will you b? true, love? will you be true? Joyous at heart on their wedding morn Husband and wife walk home through the corn, And each seems to hear the old-time song: As, hand in hand, they wander along: "AVill vou be true, love? will you be true? Will you love me as I love you? Will love grow stronger as years roll on, And be truest when youth and beauty have goue? Will you be true, love? will you be true?" Joyous at heart when their hair is gray, Husband and wife together stray, And hand clasps hand as they pass along, And the heart of each is glad with song : "You have been true, love? you have been true! Loving me well as I have loved you! And time and...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: South Carolina, United States
Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — The times and democrat. — 25 November 1886

tije times unb flrmocrot. 1 J. L. SIMS, Editor and Proprietor. Terms, Subsckiption Rates.?Oik? copy, one year, 81 50; op^ copy, six months. 7i? cents; one copy, three "months, 50 cents. All subscriptions payable in advance. Advertising Rates.?One square, first in sertion, SI 00; each subsequent inser tion, .*?<> cents. Obituaries and Tributes of Respect charged for as regul?r adver tisements. Liberal contracts made for three, six and twelve months. Communications must be accompanied by the real name and address of the writer in order to receive attention. No communi cation of a personal character will be pub lished ex;cpt as an advertisement. For further information address JAMES L. SIMS. J .ock Box No. 116, Orangeburg, S. C. Bribe Taker Smalls' Republican col leagues in Congress will no doubt miss ? him very much. "A fellow feeling makes them wondrous kind." The death of Chester A. Arthur de prives the country of its last ex-Pesi dent. ()nly a fraud remains in the per son of ...

Publication Title: Times And Democrat, The
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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