Likks, Wing & Smith, Proprietors,
TrnuM of *nb rlptiou:
One Year "J
SI i Months *
Three Months 3 00
Invariably in aiivaitct.
To city subscribers by the month, Seventy-live
cents, served by carriers.
Liberal Republican Democratic Ticket
I'ur l'resideiil :
OF NEW YORK.
I'or Vice I'rcxhlenl :
B. GRATZ BROWN,
Nfale Electoral Ticket.
FOlt STATE AT LARGE,
VV. T. WOKFOltl), A. il. COLQUITT,
H. L. BBNNINO. KLT WARREN,
JULIAN HARTRIDGE, A. 11. HANSEL,
WASHINGTON POE. UEO. D. iUCE.
I. H. G. TURNER, 1. J. RIVERS,
3. R. N. ELY, 3. A. L. HAWKS,
IS VV. .J. HUDSON, 3. I‘. K. SMI i 11.
4. JAMES M. PACK, 4. T. E. NEWELL,
N. it. CASEY, 5. A. M. RODGERS
,S ,r N. DORSEY, IS. L. J. ALLRED,
7 E. D GRAHAM, 7. R. A. ALSTON.
For (lot rrnov t
JAMES M. SMITH,
JAMES H. BLOUNT,
SIXTH CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT.
FOR STATE SENATOR.
THOMAS J. SIMMONS,
(V A. NUTTING, A. 0. BACON,
A. M. LOCKETT.
Mb. Frank J. Herrington is our only
authorized City Agent, and lie is duly em
powered to solicit work for this office, and
subscriptions to the Enterprise.
Ma. Charles L. Mize, book and news
dealer, Is our authorized agent in Dawson,
Mr. W. S. Deidrick, Southern Express
Company Office, is our authorized Agent
.J. L Tucker is our authorized agent at
I. N. Seymore, of Byington's Hotel,
is our authorized Ageut at Griffin.
Mr. Ed. T. Byington is our agent
in Fort Valley.
Mr. W. W Lanky, is our authorized
Ageut at Colaporchee.
C. W. Brown, Kailroad Depot is our
authorized Agent at Baruesviile.
Savannah, October 2. —At 1 o’clock
p. m., J. E. Bryant, Deputy Collector of
tliis port, attempted to create a riot at the
polls to-day He was ordered off by the
deputy sheriff He resisted and attempted
to draw a pistol when he was sum k -.ver
the head with a cluli by Hie tile. mil
taken off He is now .n contiu- m.
The election thus far is progressing mm-
Bradley, the negro who for the past
two weeks has been inciting the negroes
to riot and incendiarism, left the city last
night for South Carolina, and has not yet
Heports ft-om Liberty county say the
Democrats are ten to one. This is a
strong negro county. The Radical lead
ers have collected the poll tax from the
negroes, and have given them bogus re
csipts on which they claim the right to
Augusta, October 2.—The election
passed off quietly. Richmond county has
gone Democratic by eight hundred ma
jority, being a gain on Bullock’s election,
of over 2,000 votes. Returns come in
slowly, and nothing official can he given
until to-morrow. There is no doubt of
the Democrats carrying the State by an
overwhelming majority, securing Smith’s
election by many thousands. Great en
thusiasm is manifested. The city is illu
minated by bonfires. A Greeley and
Rrown flag was raised and saluted by the
firing of cannon.
Atlanta, Ootober 2. —From special re
turns to the Atlanta Constitution, twenty
counties heard from give Smith, Demo
crat 10,000 majority. If the same propor
tion holds in the 116 counties to be heard
from, Smith’s majority will run over
Nomination For Havin'.
New York, October 2 —The Munici
pal reform oaganization nominated W. T.
12000 worth of diamonds were seized
as smuggled from Havana.
The 'l ammany Hall General Committee
this afternoon filled more vacancies result
ing from disaffection.
The sub-committee of the Reform As
sociation met to-day and named a com
mittee of fifteen, with Judge Pierpont as
chairman, to wait on Wm F Haver
meycr, next Monday evening, and tender
him the nomination for Mayor. >-u behalf
of the various Reform organizations of the
Slore Wild Indians.
4\ ashinoton, October 2.— Secretary
Fish lias arrived here to remain during
Mr. Mori, the Japanese Charge de Af
faires, explains the present re aclionist
movement in Japan by saying that it is an
effort of the older nidi in public life (o
counteract Hie prngr,— ! e
the oung men who ti i
virtual control ot affairs. Mon uopea Uie
building of tlie second Japanese vessels
in New York, will not long be delayed on
account of funds.
Cincinnati. October 2—The cotton
department of the Cincinnati Industrial
Exposition will be open for entries until
tire lllth of November. The premiums will
be awarded November 13th. the Com
missioners offer a silver medal for the best
bale from Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi,
Arkansas, Alabama, Georgia and Tennes
see, and a sweepstake for the best bale
from these seven States. In addition to
these, premiums will be offered
by the merchants of the city. Applications
already made indicate a display lar exceed
ing that (.fatty previous exposition in tins
hiiiiicst over Dr. Smith.
Raleigh. N. C., October 2. —The jury
of inquest was hold to day over the body
of Dr. J. Briutofi Smith, who died sud
denly here yesterday. Strong evidence of
poison was discovered, but no verdict was
rendered. The stomach of the deceased
will be sent to-morrow to Philadelphia for
examination. It is thought to be almost
certain that death was occasioned (>y the
seidlilz powers he drank ; but as to how
so much poison came in them lias not been
Louisville, October 2.—A Convention
of Superintendents of Southern and West
ern railroads met here this afternoon, to
re-arrange the time tables on Western and
Southern railroads. The association also
met this evening.
San Francisco, October 2.—The great
Republic took $750,0i 0 in the treasure to
The newspaper denounces the acquittal
of Mrs. Fair as a mockery of justice.
Three seconds of au earth quake occur
red here this morning.
Liberalism in Arkansas.
Little Rock, October 2.—A full Libe
ral ticket has been nominated with three
Republicans, and the balance Democratic.
Andrew Hunter fis the Democrati nominee
French leaving Jlclz
Alsace and Eorrain.
Paris. Oct. 2.—18,000 persons have left
Metz during the fortnight, to seek homes
under French jurisdiction. The popula
te" of that, city now numbers only 10,000
pi > s ms
file departures from Alsace and Lor
raine. ol the inhabitants who decline to
assume German citizauship, are upon an
immense scale. It is estimated that 88,000
emigrating from Alsace, will take up their
residence in Nancy alone, while large
numbers will go on to other places.
Fatal Railroad Collision.
Terrible Railroad Accident.
London, October 2.—A dispatch from
Carlisle says eleven persons were killed
by a ruilway collision this morning. The
number injured is not stated.
During the past three months 54,000
emigrants have sailed from Liverpool for
A terrible accident happened this morn
ing to the passenger train from this city,
for Edinburgh. While running at a very
rapid speed, it came in collision near Ker
tle bridge, with a freight train, causing in
stant death to nine persons. Many others
are injured, and it is feared several of them
AND READING ROOM.
H. SIEDENBURG, Proprietor.
SITUATED in the basement ol Huff’s new
building, Cherry Street.
Twenty-five or thirty Illustrated, Literary
and Political newspapers, both English and
German, constantly kept on hand.
i.l; nc ii
at all hours ever day. SW 149
A COMPLETE OUTFIT OF HOUSEHOLD
A FAMILY designing to break up house
keeping on the first of October, now offer a
complete outfit of furniture for live or six
rooms, together with all necessary kitchen
utensels, for sale at half original cost. It con
sists of Mohair Parlor Chairs, Mahogany and
Black Walnut Bedsteads, Bureaus, Dining Ta
ble, Dining, Rocking and common chairs, Car
pets, Dinner and Tea Setts, and in short, almost
everv article demanded in a house of five or six
rooms. The furniture has not been used over
one or two years, is in perfect repair, almost
as good as new, cost *I,OOO and will now be
sold for 8500 cash. Address Box 432, Macon,
or apply at this THIS OFFICE,
ItOYAL HAIL STEAMSHIPS.
PHK Liverpool, New York and Philadelphia
1 tet iishlp Company dispatch two utearn
k. The quick eat time ever made
UlanUc. Everv comfort and con
cur further information apply to
MACON, GA., THURSDAY, OCTOBER 1872.
T S IMMONsI
This unrivalled Medicine is warranted not to
contain a single particle of Mkkitky, or any
injurious mineral substance, but is
p e zt i:i * v xb :- eta wi j:.
For FORTY Yr.AltS it has proved its great
value in all diseases of the Livuu, Howki.h and
Kidneys. Thousands of the good and great
in all parts of the country vouch for Its wonder
ful ami peculiar power in purifying the Blood,
stimulating the torpid Livkk and Bowels, and
imparting new Life and Vigor to the whole sys
tem. SIMMON’S LIVKK REGULATOR is ac
knowledged to have no equal as a
It contains four medical elements, never uni
ted in the same happy proportion in any other
preparation, via: a gentle Cathartic, a wonder
ful Tonic, an unexceptionable Alterative and a
certain Corrective of all impurities of the body.
Such signal success has attended its use, that
it is now regarded as the
ior Livkk Complain i and the painful offspring
thereof, to wit: DYSPEPSIA, CONSTIPA
TION, -Jaundice.Billionsattneks, SICK HEAD
ACHE, Colic, Depression of Spirits S()l T H
STOMACH, Heart Bu**n, Ac., &e.
ltegulate the Liver and prevent
EI9IEEK ANIH EE X I-'IS.
SIMMONS’ LIVER REGULATOR
Is manufactured by
.o. ii. ireii.iN * < <>..
MACON, GA., and PHILADELPHIA.
Price $1 per package; sent by mail, postage paid,
sl.!‘s. Prepared ready for use in bottles, $1.60.
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS.
KgT’Bewureo! Counterfeits and Imitations,
MANUFACTURERS OF AND
WHOLESALE <fc RETAIL
Hai'iicsh, Buddies,Collars, Horse Equip
ments and Clothing Generally.
ALSO ii full assortment of LEATHER of a'
kinds, Enameled Cloth, etc.
•saddlers and Harness Makers Hardware and
Cash paid for HIDES, FI RS, SKINS, WAX,
WOOL and TALLOW. 5-l3
'it'll!! BEST ANU FI9FAIMIMT.
W. P. CARLOS
(SO llulberry Ml., Mueon, Gu.
I AM now fully prejiared to furnish pure bot
t.ed SODA WATER in any quantity. Ord
ers by mail or telegraph promptly attended
I have in store and am constantly receiving
every description of
Fancy and Family Groceries,
and every delicacy when in season.
Bur and Restaurant up stairs, supplied with
the very beet in the market.
Parties purchasing goods from me can always
rely upon them being fresh and first class in
WM. I*. CAItI.OS.
Change of Schedule.
MACON AND WESTERN R R. CO., )
Macon, Ga., June 14, 1873. f
ON and after Sunday June 10th, the follow
ing schedule for Passenger Trains, will
be observed on this road:
Leave Macon 8:50 a. m.
Arrive at Macon 7:30 a. m.
Leave Atlanta 3:00 a. m.
Arrive at Atlanta 8:15 p. m.
Leave Macon 10:00 p. m.
Arrive at Macon 0:25 p. m.
Leave Atlanta 4:00 p. m.
At rive at Atlanta. 6:06 a. m.
7:30 A. M. and 9:35 p. m. Trains make close
connections at Macon with Central Railroad
for Savannah and Augusta, and witli South
western itailroad for points in Southwest Geor
gia. 3:15 p. M and 6.06 A. M. trains connect
at Atlanta with Western and Atlantic Railroad
for points West. A. J. WHITE,
ALL Insurance Agents doing business in
the city are requested to call at this office,
make returns ami pay a tax of per cent, on
their receipts to Sept. 1. By order of Council.
CIIAH. J. WILLIAMSON,
r l''he public are informed that I have temoved
J mygrocery business from corner of Fourth
and Pine to the large and commodious store
next to the Enteiu-iube Office, and formerly
occupied by H. C. Stevenson, Esq., where I
will be prepared as heretofore to supply my
customers and the public generally with gro
ceries of every description.
I36tf GEORGE F. CHERRY.
Xo the IhisiurHH Tien of .Maeon.
THE ALBANY NEWS
Circulates exclusively In Dougherty, Mitchell,
Lee. Baker and Worth Counties.
E-tf* The wealthiest Cotton growing section
of Georgia, tf-1
Is the best Advertising Medium In Southwest
m CAREY W. STYLES, Proprietor.
TO BE LEFT TO THE
DECISION OF THE FARMERS.
fl'MlE tmention of caterpillar* ami it* terrible
1 destruction of the fleecy staple having,
like the great flood of old, abated, a still more
momentous question involves especial consid
eration at the hands of the farmers. For many
long years E. Isaacs Ims catered to the wants
of the traveling public; and to the farmers,
the very bone and sinew of our beloved South,
he has iaken special pains to make them feel at
! home while In the city. His tables are tilled
and the usual “allowancing” is not “allowa
ble.” Indeed yon get what you cull for and
thut without stint. Now the question is:
fill tlie Farmers Support Him ?
This question is propounded with tfic eonll
; deuce that will be announced with that little
but expressive monosylable which is so famil
iar w ith voung people enamored of each other
—yes! The sturdy farmers knows too well
the comfort that await him at the
To answer otherwise than afllrmutlvcly to
the above mentioned question.
While on the subject Mr. Isaacs wishes to
say that his patronage has so increased as to
compel him to provide more ample aecouuno
tlons, and that he has leased large avid airy
rooms of HuflTs new building adjoining bis
own. A line bar is attached to this house.
R. ISAACS, Proprietor.
135-160. Cherry Street.
Wm. M. Pendleton. Walter T. Ross.
PENDLETON & ROSS,
(Successors to J. M. Donnhnun.)
Corner Mulberry ami Second Streets.
W1101.K9A1.8 AND RETAII. PBAI.BIiB IN
SCHOOL HOOKS, MEDICAL BOOKS,
LAW BOOKS, MISCELLANEOUS BOOKS,
CAP, LETTER ami NOTE PAPER,
ENVELOPES, LEGAL BLANKS,
WRITING INK, COPYING INK,
CARMINE INK, INDELIBLE INK,
GOLD PENS, PENHOLDERS,
STEEL PENS, PENCILS,
CHALK CRAYONS, RUBBER,
WAX, OIL COLORS,
BRUSHES, CANVASS, PLAYING CARDS,
CHESSMEN, BACKGAMMON BOARDS,
DOMINOES, BILLIARD CHALK,
ETC., ETC., ETC.,
And in fact everything usually kept in a llret
class Book and Stationery Store.
Orders from the country will receive prompt
attention. Prices as low as any other house
in the South.
Orders for printing soliclled.
113-534 Macon, Georgia.
FORT VALLEY, GEORGIA,
It ICIIAI4I'ANT IIOIIMII
For tlie Train from Savannah, Augusta and Ma
con to Columbus.
WIN.YEK HOI Mil
For tlie Train from Eufaula und Albany to
NI PPER IIOIJMi:
For tlie Train from Columbus to Macon, Sa
vannah and Augusta.
Large comfortable Rooms with Fire places
and every Convenience. 112 190
Nearly opposite the Passenger Depot,
(Only one minute’s walk.)
6IMIIB House Is centrally and conveniently 10-1
1 cated, with large airy chambers, Ladies’
Drawing and Dining Rooms, Bath Rooms.
Barber Shop, and organized In every respect
for tlie comfort of families und single gentle
men travelling through, or making a home in
our city. The tallies are second to none in
Kates of transient board $3 Tier day.
T. H. HARRIS, Prop’r.
C. J. Maci.bm.an,
Caterer and Superintendent.
J. 11. llakkib, In the Office,
JNO. B. WEEMN.
ATTORNEY AT LAW,
OFFICE ON 3d STREET OVER
1.. H. ISA NIIA I/M MTOKK.
ffAHIB HOTEL ranks second to none in
A Georgia, for
GOOD COMFORTABLE ROOMS,
WELL SUPPLIED TABLES,
AND CHEAPNESS OF RATE.
Asa resort for the residence of the present
hot term. It is unequalled, the nights being
remarkable cool and jdeasunt.
The best Water in Georgia.
G. W. BYINGTON,
ELDEIt A NON, Proprietor.
r'IAHIS well-known house is now open to all
A who Wisil to visit tlie far-famed India*
Spring. The Hotel is nearer the Spring than
anv other, with pleasant and shady walks lead
RATES or BOARD.
Per Day I 2 00
One Week 10 00
One Month 35 00
Children and servants half price
wm ELWBU * SON.
WILL FIND IT TO THEIR AD
VANTAGE TO CALL ON US
BEFORE MAKING THEIR
WE HAVE IN STORF,
100.000 LBS. BACON CLEAR li.
25.000 LBS. MACON SHOUL
10.000 LBS. BELLIES.
50.000L85. FLOUR, all grades.
500 ROLLS 2i BAGGING.
10.000 L MS. ARROW TIES.
10 BALES TWINE.
JOHNSON & SMITH.
JOHNSON & SMITH,
Have, and are offering at very
low figures :
100 BOXES TOBACCO, all
100 BMLS. WHISKIES.
150 BMLS. SUGAR.
50 BBLS. MOLASSES.
100 BALES HAY.
1.000 BUSHELS CORN.
Together with a full Block of all
all goods in our line of business.
IF long experience and a thorough knowl
edge of (lie business in all its diversified
branches are csscntlaltothc keening that which
the public has long heard of but eridorn tem,
a uooi* norm.,
tlie undersigned flatter themselves that they
are fully competent to discharge their obliga
tions to their patrons; Imt they aro not only
experienced in hotel keeping, they modestly
would claim to have the
BEST ARRANGED and MOST COMPLETE
LY AND EXPENSIVELY FURNISHED
house throughout, in the State, which is loca
ted exactly where everybody would have It sit
IMMEDIATE!.! IN FRONT AND ADJACENT TO
TUB I'AHHKNOKIt DBPOT,
where travelers can enjoy the most sleep und less
liable to he left by the perplexingly constant
departure of the trains.
To all these important advantages is added
a TABLE that Is well supplied with the best
and choicest dishes tlie city and country can
afford : nor would they omit to mention that
their servants, trained to tlie business, buvo
never been surpassed for politeness and atten
tion to guests.
For tlie truth of these statements, we refer
ttio public to our patrons who reside in every
State in the Union.
E. E. BROWN & SON, Proprietors.
Macon, Ga., April 15, 1873. 78-104
(StK’cesßor to the late nrin of Hmith, Wentcott.
A Cos., and of Hinith, McGlaHhuit A Cos.)
MAJfUFAUTUItKH AND DKALHH IS
SADDLERY AND HARNESS HARDWARE,
Leather of all kinds,
ItIBBEK, GIN BANDS, ETC.,
Together with every article uaually kept in a
lOi* CIIEKUY NT., MACON, A
Maoon and Brunswick Raided ai* Ofpicb, i
Macon, Ga., August 2d, 1872. j
ON and after August Bth, Excursion Tickets
to New York and return, can lie had at
this office, 838 00 for round trip. Tickets good
until Oct. lat, 1872.
(R UT K. J. MARTIN, O, T. Agt.
FOR THE FALL AND WINTER TRADE
LAWTON Ac BATES,
■'on rlli SI reel, (Ni>\t Door 10 Lnwlon A Wllliiiffliaia.)
Y HE prepared to furnish the trade with
GKOliiltlllN, I’KOYINIOYN, I’l.O r tTlOy H PPLIRB, HA
GI\G, TI ICS, ETC!.,
ou ns reasonable terms as any house in Georgia. We will keep constantly on hand, BACON;
HARD, CORN, OATS, HAY, SUGAR, COFFEE, BAGGING and TIES, and a general aaaort
mont of such goods as are kept in a lirst class Grocery House. Givo na a call. Wo are rnnntnf
the E.tCJEE I'EOI lII.TU M11.1.M, ol
direct-special attention to our “CHOICE,” “EXTRA,” “FAMILY" Fleur*. They will b*
, found exactly adapted to the trade, and we guarantee every barrel to give satisfaction Osr
prices are us low us those of the same grade* can be bought in the Bouth.
COHN MEAL, bolted and unbolted, always on hand, of our own make aad of the bet
H. BANDY & CO.,
TI.V AM) SHEET IROff ROOFING,
'"liiiiierinj, PlntiH Hi Repairiii,
I TIN ASD UAI.VANJZEU IRON CMIUVW
~ (f| 1 I I Executed at short notice and *ati*fc*ttua
\ yj \ | j guaranteed.
N. j) / \ 1 j Mo. to THIi-d Ntreet, Macen, da.
\ Particular attention given to Guttering put up
l i with
\ PATENT HAVE PANTRYINIM.
IMPROVED GET SEAR.
S< t ETII IN U NEW.
SUPERSEDES ALL OTHER HORSE POWER
IT IS NO HUMBUG!!
rpilK. settling of the (fin House lloor bus no effect on tlie Gearing. King Po*t uf Ins* and a#
.1 the work bolted to Iron.
IT IS MADE TO LAST, AND TO RUN TWENTY-FIVE PER CENT. LIGHTER THAN ANT
OTHER POWER IN USE.
Call and see for youusclf.
1 build a Portable Horse Power Dial challenges all other MAKES, but 1! will not do the wotfi
with the same Draft that my PATENT GIN GEAR will.
All kinds of Machinery made am) repaired at
4'KOCKETT'N IROff WORKR,
108-186 Near Brown House, Macon Georgia.
THE COTTON STATES LIFE INSURANCE COIPAHT,
OF MACON, GEORGIA.
WM. B JOHNSTON, Pnwldmt.
WM. S. HOLT, Vice Pre*ldwt.
GEO. 8. OBEAK Heeretory
CIIAB. F. McOAV, Actuary.
JOHN W. BURKE, General Agent,
JAMES MERGER GREEN, Medical Examiner.
W. J. MAG ILL, Superiatendent of Agenrie*.
WM. B. JOHNSTON, JOHN W. BURKE, A. L. MAXWELL,
JOHN J. GRESHAM, JOHN 8. BAXTER, DAVID FLANDERS,
HENRY L. JEWETT, WM. 11. ROSS, JOHN T. BOIFEUII.LET,
VIRGIL POWERS, WILLIAM 8. HOLT, E. J. JOHNSTON,
GEORGE 8. OBEAK, PETER SOLOMON, L. N. WHITTLE,
R. W. CUBUEDGE, C. A. NUTTING,
A. R. LAWTON, ANDREW LOW,
JOHN P. KING, JOBIAR SIBLEY,
RICHARD PETERS, V. R. TOMMEY,
T. J. SMITH, Montlcello, Ga ; WILLIAM JOIINSTON, Charlotte, N. C.; C. C. MEMMIN
GEK, Charleston, 8. C.; 11. P. HAMMET, Greenville, B. C.
Ana eta July lat, 1873, Over #*oo.l*oo 00.
■>‘|M>Nlt-<l with Nliile Comptroller I’orNecurllr of Policy H.lderi,
This Company insures on all approved plans of Life and Endowment Polluloa— both stock nd
mutual rutes. Rates of Premium uh low as any First Class Company.
All Policies uomforfeltuble.
Investments made In localities where premiums are received.
Good reliable parties desiring to become agents for tills Company will apply to Geo. 8. Obear,
Secretary, or to J. W. Burke, General Agent, Mucon, Ga. 98-189
W. & E. P. TAYLOR,
(lor. Cotton Avouue und Cherry Street,
FUlffll, CAMS, RUGS,
OIL CLOTHS, WINDOW SHADES, etc.
Metaiic Burial Cases & Caskets,
Fine and Plain WoodCoilins and Caskets.
Orders by Telegraph promptly attended to.
El>. ELLIS, IIOWARP CUTT!*Hz
ELLIS & CUTTER,
Manufacturers, Contractors & Lumber Dealers,
WHARF STREET. MACON. GA.
WE manufacture and sell cbe*p Doors. Bab, Blind*, M o “ ldin w'lHb*dld m
Building material. We contact for erecting ail kind, of BuUd n, n*l wBJ bjU4 m
quick and cheap aa any on*. Wo deal in Rough and Brewed Dumber of aU ort *na *to o
Laths, Shingle*, Post* and •▼•ythlu* that It Mkw.to baild •
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