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19 Aug 1854

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19 Aug 1854

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The Independent Press (Newspaper) - August 19, 1854, Abbeville, South CarolinaThe Independent mess a u Oculi Sieu every Mai rat Mojin Ixo. O. O. Puckett j1 m. Fuciletti editors. 8 individuals like nations fail in not Hiat which t they boldly attempt in f n sustained by air Nous v purpose and Armind Resh Tinnie Zivny . S " Ivi tiny loj Ruix \ yet not afraid to blame " Dollar a year in Advance. A otitis tit t "t1 n v v. Xxx. Saturday August 10, 1854, v a Chanco to Settle. I if any of our Icadora desire a settlement in v Abbeville District near the Railroad or. Wether is will be seen by his advertisements oilers a rare Clynce. I j resurrection of Hamburg. 11 a new paper is soon to be issued from Ilam Burg s. C., under tin title of the vat Loti Vjio 1 near by j. M. , l so. Price lie Dollar. To wish or. Groat site pcs. 11 is prospectus shall have n showing next week. Our representative. The Lexington papers report the fulfilment i of col. Brooks appointment to address the s citizens of District on Sale a favors by 10 o clock on will save us Neon Veniene and insure the insertion of advertisements. Erskine commencement. L All along we had flattered this occasion should not pass without our Parli Cipa Kation in its enjoyments when the Day or l Nitu we Okinu Oiler claims so relentlessly 1 exacting to were forced 1 Yfim Ami x away. Our columns were so full too la week to walled oven space to acknowledge the kindness of a is dict atom whose Long v slumbering pen nothing blunted by the inter 1 Val of idleness awoke to sketch for us the Beau-1 1 ties of the literary scene. It is not too late however even now and Bersby we tender our thanks and a free ticket into our omnibus whenever he chooses to occupy a scat. 1allow us a word in reference to the College generally. We have the pleasing intelligence the endowment will take effect at the 11 opening of the next session in november. 11some forty eight thousand dollars Worth of 1 scholarship have been sold already and there h arc still a few More of the same sort to lie r obtained by Early application to ill. , \ � or any other of the agents. V we speak the sober convictions of an uni a based judgment when we say a citizen of abbe 11ville could scarcely of 17 / " to Iii Noge Are is copa-j1bio in the discharge of preceptor al duties As j to the Ore kind and conscientious in the discharge Vul Uvis be Grin 10 j multiply at every succeeding service and by jew forced and eloquence which Trio often finds Punte c Nance by those who Stfan upon an Arm of flesh and Bope by worldly Wisdom to succeed but 1i1,a i mini True and genuine eloquence which lives in i c Sweet. And association with the gospel of Thall Essed Trio attention of the run latitude to the preaching of the word was to marked and respectful. There were a out Sev a flirty accessions to the Church and not Lese than thirty professed conversion. To of t Ign Tho entire wiffen was one of interest and profit. E wifi up Jil i spec Mea Ltd fellow of the baser torn the Fergot i Fry or a song. I to ,.h.t in go or i Frith Supply of both Gentilli a just been in , if being with Ali Oan it a k 3#1. " Oins of civilized society and knowing nothing Filer of course were excusable. But us Public sediment and fueling have Reg since fixed upon nil such the Eal of moral reprobation to Are reminded of duty of forbear ueo and would add but one lord such chaps will 011 till occasions Bear gatherings l y Tho Wayside. To Iuka is a distressing dearth at present in lie Staple Market and editors f non inventive Levities find in difficult to Jiro euro the wherevi11to manufacture there Are however. Fortunately two inexhaustible sources lift to those who can find nothing else from Liioi to draw. First travelling affords mate for very accommodating expatriation and condly maj. L i into of the j Patriot is in of i Etti Jion whom All seem privileged to extend their harmless Thunder ail Many have Birru Jiuu Bicsi ing very assiduously Lor sonic months a disposition to exorcist their pri in Ges. E do not consider ourself among the Elass Lenyoun cd by the 1 atrial we have no desire a Hatcher to join the clamorous crusade int. In passant. We would suggest and then Noce cd the probable cause of this Allied thege upon the Patriot exists in his ignoring Oine of contemporaries and they have Urt Urt a recognition. There is a ii Nii Arity in some respects Between the con Lotof quadrupeds and bipeds. When fur inline a. A rather Independent Eow is attacked in Meadow by some in Vio Usco Grazer the whole ici d usually pitch in to Aid envy against in . Or As they would probably define to presumption. Having As remarked 110 desire to compete in such an Alvany we turn to the first named resort and try to build a column or so out of u trip to Anderson. On the Way hence to Ilovic is depot we found he Converse of a gentleman who was on his return from u Western tour very i itch spoke of tie crops in Many sections of Tennessee Alalia a and Mississippi As Ching Verzine. Corn is now Selling in Many of those been Onset thirty live cents per Bushel Ami Torii silently predicts the growing crop will re Neethe Price to Little More than Hall the pics nitrate. The it Crim horse lie says is much Winter 011 the Western tracks than lie is Here n fact everything there goes on the Hijra pros us place for laggards. Wow to glad to see such no anxiety evinced Long the Way to obtain the ind the matter our friends along the Cay May know we Are conscious of and egret the disappointment. After the usual detention at i lotions we vere again thundering Onward towards the Point of our aim with u heart throbbing of cherished association.", in unison Villi the throes of the Iron Museles bearing us Ull Antly away. At Donalds Villa Ijar. 1-2. 15. I i , of due West was added to of com in Iii. I Roku turn we heard for tie first time 1" tin us 1 1ver his grave not is Ono without Hope for ill Dougli eminently successful in meeting an earthly Reward we doubt not bis is now the flier stance of the saints in As to approach Lee Village of Anderson the rops exhibit a More cheering Prospect than in or own Vicinity and beyond they Are is ill Nore promising. We raw excellent Corn a few Niles from the Village. The Grain crop usually monopolizes our attention. It is an essential Rop. Of Cotton we con scarcely venture a opinion though we believe it looks generally1 be. Sabbath we spent in Anderson Village in company with our old Friend and partner or ice of the advocate and others whom past associations still Garner in our memory. An our was devoted to attendance on religion services conducted by Rev. Or. Mouse in the presbyterian Church. Tho or. Rohse Are Earnest and it. �.�t, Gnu we were leased to Sre As of Yore a full assemblage of Learcus. The grading of Tho Rabun Gap Road goes Ravely on. From tic Village some of the plainly visible. At Tho depot we noticed a Host of huge Iron tubes to be Uso not fatal and trenflr1. 6v items ii no Myalls. On on return we were subjected to a dozen Ono three hours at Bolton oct 6iohed by Dirac Oidest. About three mile Dyonda wih Lambton an Axle of the Lozor attire Alan warily broke nn4 the consequence were to a departure from Tho tracks considerable in up to a fireman nil Trio Foi snid detention. Thief Anderson Branch train ran up and Brou Glic off Tho passengers leaving the Grcic Noflis train in Sta ii the track stationary. Stenni and dust were again raised and in a very few minutes we tumbled out at . Antof Tefr do i i printed in the company of a few Friend of 8jd once More we were on the Wing and scion it Abbeville entertaining More strongly than Ever the opinion Flint. In even she Lias the Clef meats if Only full developed of is Mueh pros purity and Beauty some of the balance of those cracked up Railroad Village. Hut we will not assume to lecture the City fathers. We Are too conscious of the evident presumption of such an undertaking. I c Are Content with our Home at any late and More we need not Hope or desire. Communications. Volt Tiibi i Uliks j the Barb co at Matthews . Jul Milors Milany a Barbecue has received newspaper notoriety not Liaf so Descry ing As Llie one to which we Are about to allude. We Oiler this Rattler As an apology for sing upon your columns if indeed there is cause thai we should be . On Friday of last week at Mattie Kos Spring just to he l ight of lie Augusta Road about t to and a half Miles from the Village of abbe Ville we ale one of the Host Imreh Rpike. I. Nets we say it without the fear of successful contradiction was Ever cooked in this or in any other District of South Carolina. This is n weeping assertion but it can be sustained by the of in Good and True whose j say so in a matter of the kind is better a it horrify than of our Humble self. We would premise a More particular Deseri potion of the occasion with the remark this dinner was made up by the Liberal contributions of th5 worthy Farmers residing around ithe spot where it was served and the us Herip Lions of a number of the villagers. its Vitur was Laid in a neighbourhood abounding infant shoats and Mutton and All the materials which constitute the staff of life and in a Cool and pleasant Grove in close proximity to al. Init Iii my 01 whose Waters is not. Infilled to its Shady precincts. When we arrived at lilo spot and Paw who wore the men in charge of the entertainment we were Well satisfied of three things we should have a Good dinner tie guests would be Well served and last though no least order and quietude would tie whole scene. Willi connoting reflections suggested by a remembrance of these facts we availed ourself of one of the Many comforts Hie seats provided and sat us Down to nurse our appetite in which task we were materially aided by tie ire tie Reeve a Iii i i brought. Iii my is of the smoking pit athwart our of factories. To Johnson and j i Matthews who superintended the pit we were indebted for the thoroughly Cooee Correct us thu very different ones commonly put Forward Pauich july 20, 1rwl.1 saw Vost Bidav is behind tin curiae Giorc. is evidently dissatisfied wish taif every description to be in h flourishing condition. The prospects of an abundant yield is said never to have been better. Tho conclusion therefore is though it is hardly if. .1. Ii i i i .11 u Livim Iii win Liniai -in1 urn Soulor supplies from this country will be considerably below it was last ear. The London paper state Nuland Wilbo much less dependent i America in a Hal Tolian she was in1855 for i uhf i commit. Ii i twin i pm the child cried ill pitiable accents Don t kill me daddy Ami those were the last words tie poor in Ltd spoke for in a second to was Mother who was in the room an Little thought her husband was about to committee horrid deed shrieked and lie. Immediately caught hold of her and Cut her Throat from the left ear but the razor missed the jugular vein and Cut the chock lie then made two other attempts at her Throat making severe gashes but she struggled and fought with him an prevented his accomplishing his murderous daughter of the unfortunate Man and her brother escaped from the room and pave the alarm and soon officer Caverty of the third District and several other persons rushed up stairs to withhold his murderous hand. On entering they found air. Tucker struggling with Liia wife in Trio act of cutting n Lic Throat on the floor Lay the body of the murdered child sweltering in its blood which made the room like a Slaughter House. One of the persons who first entered struck the murderer on the head and knocked him Down and one or two others held him Down lie tried to hand into his pocket i threatening to shoo them but the officer raised his club to strike him if he made any attempt to injure then secured him and conveyed him tothe third District station House where to was locked up out of the Way of further harm. Inthe commission of the horrid deed to Cut his own Lii Umo emperor arrived at bout Gnoon the 11 Ali. There wits 110 Public a rival he reviewed the troops and Issue the fallowing proclamation to the army soldiers Russia having forced us to War France has armed 000,000 of Hur children. England has called out a considerable number of troops. To Day troops and armies United forthe same cause dominate in the Baltic As Well As the Black sea. I have selected you to be the first to carry our eagles to those regions of the North English vessels will convey you there a unique fact in history which proves the in to mute no Linnice of Trio two great n it ions in Luie firm Resolution of the not to abstain from any sacrifice to defend Thi rectors which resulted 1 us follows in . D. Wallace. . M. Lyles j. S. Sims j. M. Gad j ,1berry, .1. T. Jeter James Gil am j. Tinsmith Simpson Boh g. Cannon t. L. Hutchinson i n. Klaus j. 11.arson t. B. Jeter. A a rocks Rel i sea letter written fro the wreck of the Steamer Franklin below new Vork says two of tie hands employed i diving f r thoe Argo were attacked with cholera one a Man of herculean Frame. Whilst i was j there his moans when doubled up and his Fei to contracted by the ramp were horrible. In j both Apt. J. Q. Bowne the agent of i c 1j underwriters gave the following 1 Tablespoon-1 mis under the charge of the 1president, l r. Wightman and profess of a Dun can and Carlisle. The buildings Are in Progress and will be entirely completed within the year so As to be f a Ciupy 10 go into operation under its full Organ sign Ionin january. The prospects of the institution Ore flattering Eami no doubt it will lie very successful. The terms of tuition Are $50 per non uni. Good 1hoard Ean he procured at from �9 to $12 per Emont carolinian. Just haunt whipping and pm Kioa negro at the Western &. Atlantic hotel being suspicion red of stealing a one bundled Dollar Bill from col. W. K. Moore was taken up and whipped but denied stealing it for a Long time at last she confessed the theft and Sam she che edit up and spit it out a few More lashes however changed tune and she then most Posi Lively declared she had swallowed it an to use her evil words it was in her taking her at her word on emetic was administered which after a Little gagging caused her bump of Benevolence to predominate whereupon she .1 no Usu net purse strings and up came the Cash much to i to satisfaction of cramped up Bil Dallon fifties. The Navy Yard foundry. At Washington was destroyed by fire on Friday afternoon. They wore casting a Cylinder for the Steamer Fultn and had two thirds of the Metal poured into the Mould when the latter exploded the eruption immediately setting the roofing in a Blaze. There were about 100 spectators present at the time who All escaped with the workmen without injury. The adjacent building was saved n to turn the Plantation for. Flourney in of to pariah la being the first from this "istate.n. O. Delta a gut us. To Wasar Sartor . Bert has not on or 01 the a Nator 6f or. Mc-1 1t 60ld, of Maine trill be offered to a position. I a i during it re cent Thunder atom thigh thing entered a room where sat a paralytic and speechless Man Sot fire to the Curttie nent tit of a window which it Broft. The lock was Euch to recovered i Spet Fedj Andis since been greatly improved in health settlement of Kansas letter to the new Ork Tribune dated Lexington Virginia #4y#lint numbers of Young men in Western Virnin opposed to slavery Are getting ready to Migrate to Kansas territory to assist in main git a free state. Receipts.\,i. in Emu a pc suns Nave paid their the 21 volume of the Independent press. P Young Lowndesville s. lev t s Daniel Cambridge lev t ii Muldon Warsaw pm Oliver. Pie Kiib c. Ii.,lev James Moore Abbeville c. Ii., fair esq., no t Lyon " w Thomas Warrenton " ii f Wilson Abbeville " t Johnson ninety six " no Smith Laurys Cokesbury lev Samuel Leard lev j w Kolly i Hammond our Pontod " v s Cochran Abbeville us a kill key Donnul Duvillo pm j kill key a Brunch Charleston " it Wilson due act no Donald jr., Donnald Tville " Kric Ger Newberry a a Mcc Nelun Long Cone " As Young Diamond Hill 11 no i Otteman Cocks Burn l m Tienson Hamburg " As Deal ninety six " no i Addison Edgefield c. H., hell Cherokee Heights Johnson irs King Moro Glenn Springs i Connor Cokesbury Johnson Phoenix Olin Adams Abbeville " Lios Irwin Anderson a " As Lindsay ksq., due West Ficor a a a gun Don Abbeville a 11 White Lowndesville it i Brooks new in ref "0 Cowan. Willington Anil a new jr., my. Olill lot. Smith Cokesbury a Declinton Whitehall " , Jit. Carmel " lev m Chile Greenwood " ii Mosel Lowndesville " l Coleman Greenwood 0 months "1 Trible Diamond Hill Tobt. Boyd s Bruce it. Curmel 1 Jaeger. Greenwood a boiling Dunklin s. V.,i ,. A. A Bruit in monks of Talbert Greenwood ii Reynolds White Hall r j Laker Hernando miss.klr3 m Harris Pensa Eoln 0 months it Russell Auburn a w Little Carnesville Smith Lincolnton ii w Mattison Silver run " i r Saml m Stover Elizabethtown Tenn. To another astonishing cure. Highly appreciated As Stabler � Anodyne is wherever known too much a aise cannot be bestowed upon a Medicine h ill accomplish such cures As of a. R. Mccarty of West View Richmond county,fa., who Lind for the third time on abscess to Renk in the right lobe of his lungs causing a cat discharge of phlegm with a dreadful Ough pains in the breast and sides sick to Prtrt Mari onion him Lunicy speedy death from consumption yet these Terible symptoms were ameliorated and at length entirely cured by the use of this in Lumblo such cures no wonder recommend it and also Tho diarrhoea cordial which is equally lib client or those painful diseases of the bowels Diatha a tes will not be in my Possession. Augustus 19. 1854. 15 land for Sale. Role Subt Ribor offers for tile Hia tractor land in Abbeville District five Killilea from ninety six depot and one mile fro Mickett s ferry on Bala Aai River containing203 acres. Out seventy five acres Woodland Weh Tim Rcd dwelling and All necessary ontbuild35sattached and a healthy a any Anitaa Tiova he District wishing to per Baso Laud would der jul to Call and examine for to Maewea. I ant Terminey to Seh and if not sold before the st monday in october it will be told at Abbeville a ing the Lanit Ean Alio Par Nso Istock. Corn. M a a i w. B. Meriwether a gut Iff 1964,i is Noglak Attoh. J . Its whereas in formation hoi reached this ?5fes3sae8� i j property of alarm to re of Abb a to of Yoko tit � 3es we. One Ana the wid a a has e 1 from Justice a. Mus thus Ai the Law in anew Wii provided 1 hereby Effir Evrard of to

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