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aos W. A. HUFF.
FROM AUiTlli: WORI-I).
Horse Naludy Worse ami
Nkw York, November IS.—lnsurance
circlet) are excited over rumors tliat the
Judges in adjoining counties arc ready to
appoint receivers upon ex parte testimony.
The chickens along the Hudson River
are dying by the hundreds of horse ntal
ady. Turkeys, geese and ducks show
signs of the malady. The dropsy in the
horsea has appeared at all the car stables
Fifty’per cent of the horses attacked will
Nearly all the women arrested in the
raid on the concert saloons were released
and <he proprietors held for trial.
Anotlicr CJrnei-ul Coal Strike.
Dipatches have been received from the
Pennsylvania coal mines reporting a gen
eral strike, and have caused considerable
excitement in coal circles.
The ICaleißii Poisoning Case.
New Yoke, November 18. — A Herald
special from Raleigh, dated Ill'll, says the
charge against Mrs. Smith and .Mrs. Mann,
wife and daughter of Rev. Dr. J. Britton
Smith, of poisoning him to death, has been
dismissed by Judge Watts —there not be
ing the slighest evidence against them.
Bangor Insnrance Companies.
Bangor, Me., November 18 I The fol
lowing are the assets and losses of the va
rious Bangor Insurance Companies Ban.
gor assets $255,000, losses $50,000 ; Fas'
tern, assets $546,000, losses $150,000;
Union, assets $550,000, losses $150,000;
National, capital $200,000, losses $166,000.
Except the National, all these companies,
losses have been made good by the stock
holders. The National is in the hands of
The Cass Comity Lynchers.
Kansas City, November 18.—Forty
four citizens of Cass county have been in
dieted for complicity in lynching persons
in alleged connection with the fraudulent
issue of Cass county bonds, when the
Judge of Cass county, and a man named
Dutro were taken from the cars and shot.
Thirty-six were released ou bail, three are
sick, and the remainder are out of ttie
Shtiatingiu SI Louis.
St Louis. November 18 — ln the vesti
bule of the Southern Hotel Captain Ed
Dix Shot Robt Estlin. of New Orleans in
jaw. Dix fired asecond shot Estliu's
wounds are slight It appears the affair
grew out of a game of dominoes.
New Orleams, November 18 —Gen.
Beauregard has been elected Administra
tor of Improvements
Cincinnati, November 18.—A freight
boiler of the Atlantic and Great Western
road exploded at Bowlesburg.Ohio,wreck
ing the train and killing shreejpersens
Paris, Norcmber 17. —In all tlie cathe
drals of France, to-day, special prayers
were offered for the National Assembly
and the blessings of God invoked on its
proceedings. Government officials attend
ed the services, escorted by details of
troops as guards of honor. The congre
gations at all the churches in this city
were very large.
The several parties into which the As
sembly is divided had meetings last night
to sum up the events of the past week and
decide upon their future policies.
The Monarchists confess they have been
defeated and will secure an honorable re
treat by giving their support to the Con
All Conservative elements have been
united in favor of a motion which will be
introduced this week by Deputy Chan
garnicr, condemning Gambctta's speech at
Resignation of Gen. Bristow.
Washington, November 18. —General
Bristow taken an important position on the
Texas Pacific Railroad, and resigns for
Executive Mansion, t
Washington, D. C., Nov. 15, 1872. $
Dear Sir : —ln aeceping your resigna
tion of the office of Solicitor General, this
day tendered, permit me to express the re
"gret I feel at severing official relations with
one who has tilled his trust with so much
zeal and ability. Being the first Solictor
General under tne government of the
United States, it has been your privilege,
though accompanied by arduous labor, to
organize that department. All who have
come in official contact with you bear
witness to the efficiency with which the
service of organizing and managing the
affairs of the office has been conducted.
In the new field of labor laid out for your
self you take with you assurances of my
best wishes for future success, and confi
dence that you cannot fail I thank you
heartily for tho kind words contained in
yonr letter of resignation, towards me per
sonally, and my administration of the office
entrusted by a people to whom I shall ever
With high regard, your ob't servant.
U. 8. Grant
To Hon. B. H. Bristow, Solicitor Gen
eral, United States.
Tile Alabama Legislature .Hud
’Montgomert, November !B.—The
Alabama Legislature convened bv law to
day at 12 u.
Lieutenant Governor Morn,
who holds over by the Constitution, until
hiß suctessor is qualified, called the Senate
to order in the Senate Chamber Eighteen
genators were sworn in. The Senate ad
journed till to-morrow.
In ths Hall of the House, Hubbard.
■ gpeakerof the last year, aud who holds
over by the Constitution till his successor
is elected and qualified, called it to order,
j On calling the roll of the counties, fur
-Itv five Kepresentatives presented them
selves and were sworn in by the Speaker.
'■£ There not being a quorum, the House ad
g; journed to 12 n. to-morrow. Every mem-
I hoo&e, appearing at the capi-
I UI, WAS A Conservative
The Republicans met at the United
States Court room and organized witli a
member of each branch in the. chair. This
makes two Legislatures in Alabama. Five
Conservatives are absent, bin will arrive
to night. The three at Marcugq arrested
yesterday, hold certificates of election, but
they-have been carried to Mobile This
would make fifty eight Conservative mem
hers in the Conservative brauch Fifty
one is a quorum.
The Republicans are said ■> have sworn
iu fifty in their branch, claii 1 g and seat
ing three from Marengo ai three from
Barbour, hut who do not Ik certificates
of election from the Score *of Slate
The Conservatives from I lour, who
hold certificates, were arrest this after
noon, hut promptly gave bo to appear
at the next term of the ited States
Court. There is considerab ixcitement,
but no disturbance.
To-morrow will ptobabi make new
The Abibunni Hlnte Fair ommenced
An HiutlMitiakc in Sc- ilusaip
Concord, November -18. A severe
shock of an earthquake oc irred here
about 2 o’clock. It began v li a sort of
explosion, followed by a trembling and
shaking, which lasted about leu seconds.
Another Large Firs*.
New York, November 18. —It is re
ported that a large lire is raging in Wood
ruff & Robinson's storehouse in South
A boiler maker testified that the wood
work was too near the boiler of the Mis
souri, iu case the water became low.
Logassfort, Ind., November 18.—The
Taylor House has been burned.
By the breaking of a platform on the
third floor of the new Herald building
this evening, five workmen were percipi
tated into the basement—were believed to
be fatally injured.
The Meaile Fund.
Philadelphia, November IS.--Tlie
four hundred thousand dollars for the
Meade fund has been nearly raised.
The Malady at Wilmington.
Wilmincton, November 18.—The mal
ady has spread to an alarming extent.
Two of the principal livery stables are
The Horse Malady at Atlanta.
Atlanta, November 18. —The malady
is here Thirty cases aic reported in one
livery stable, also many private cases.
The type seems mild.
New Orleans. Novembei 18—Three
men assailed a policeman vvlio killed one
Three flies to-day—loss $50.m10. .
New York, November 18.—The gene
ral term of the Supreme Conit to day re
versed the decision in the Court below in
the case of the notorious Dutch Heurichs.
sentenced to the Stale prison for rohberry
of bonds, and grants him anew trial.
Some time ago Mrs. Anna T King
brought a suit of divorce against her bus
band, Janies E King, on the ground of
cruelty. The matter was referred to Judge
Sutherland as referred. The case came
on to-day. Among the witnesses for plain
tiff’ were a Miss F Anthony, F O’Neil and
wife. Of the latter both -Mr. and Mrs.ONeil
testified,it is reported,to cruel conduct wit
nessed by them on the part ol King toward
his wife. After the testimony ,s comple
ted all pai ties to the suit lef' idge Suth
erland’s room. King walked last some
feet behind O'Neil, and as t latter was
descending the stairs leadi from the
third floor, King fired tlnee shots at
O’Neil, one of which penetrated his lungs.
King then turned and ran back in Judge
Sutherland’s room, when lie gave the pis
tol to the Judge and then darted in an
inner room and locked the and .or behind
him. In the meantime, O’Nf , staggered
into an adfnning room, wher he died in
a few minutes. The police quickly ar
rived, and as King refused to unlock tlio
door of the room in which he was, it was
broken open and lie was arrested and
taken to the police station. The body of
Mr. O'Neil was also taken to the same
place. It is said there lias been some
quarrel between the two men in San
Francisco. The affair caused great ex
citement on the street.
In a full bench of the Supreme Court
to-day the Court unanimously set asi(%
the conviction of E. Itosensweig, who was
sentenced last November to seven years’
imprisonment for the murder of Alice
Bowlesby by procuring an abortion on
her. and ordered anew trial. Itosensweig
will be brought immediately to this city.
An Evening telegram reports that the
Washington Fire Insurance Company, of
this city, has suspended, owing to its losses
in Boston, and the President says they can
not pay more than fifty cents on the
The annual meeting of the friends of
missions in the Methodist Church was
held to-day in the Central Methodist
Vlrs. Fair Lectures.
San Francisco, November 18 —Mrs.
Laura D. Fair lectures in Platt’s llall this
week on ‘ Wolves in the Fold.” Much
indignation is expressed at this audacity.
Further llatirige by the Storm.
Berlin, November 18 —A number of
towns in Pomarina were seriously- dam
aged by storms last week.
London, November 18. — Idm Bright
will tesuine bis seat in Pallia icnt at the
Bailey, one ol the Fenian icsiy dent
onstration at Hyde Park Jo day 3l)th
inrtant. was fined last week to infringing
on the regulations tor the pioteclion ol
public parks. Au appeal w ;aken to a
A Caithness clergyman, while on his
pastorial rounds a few days ago, met a
linker lad playing on the bagpipes. He
lisiened with attention to the various airs
played, and expressed his admiration of
toe excellent mauner in which the music
had been performed ; but being apprehen
sive that the performer's musical talent
had been cultivated at the expense of
knowledge of a more momentous charac
ter, he asked him if he knew “What is
mans chief end f” The musician, alter a
pause, replied, “I dinna ken, I’m sure;
I bnt if ya'll whittle X I'll play Hi”
MACON, GA., TUESDAY, NOVEMBER li), 1872.
In his recent talk with Gambctta, Sena
tor Sumner lamented as a great defect
of Franco the want of sincere and rational
religion and expressed his opinion that
one of i m most harmful things ever said
by a great man iu a position to influence
his contemporaries and posterity was the
famous mot of Hum y IV , Paris tut it bien
vne mtue ; the free translation of which is
that it was well worth while to change
our religion and become a Catholic in
stead of a Protestant in order to ho master
of Pari The profound immorality ou
such sk' iticism, co ting from a kinr re
puted c •of the be tit t ever reigned,
had, iu Ir Suinne. s opinion, stiuck ■ ep
root in France, ai 1 produced imme ise
evil by ts example
Agricultural ami Mechanical
ASSOCIATION OF GLOKUIA,
Held at Savannali.
MOM AY, DECEMBER Slid, 1872,
Ad continue during the week.
r |MIE ( nitral Railroad and connection* and
1 A tin ta and Gulf Railroad and connections
will trail. >ort visitors for one fare, returning
SAISKi: ( OATENT,
I’here ill be a Sabre Contest between the
Savanna! md Augusta Sub re Clubs on Decem
ber 4til o loth.
Open 1. 1 the world, three or more to enter.
Fastest'l otting Single-harness Horse, Purse,
$100; Fastest pair of Trotting Horses, owned
and used as such, Purse, SSO; Best Single-har
ness Horse, Plate, s‘2o; Best pair of Harness
Horses, Plato, $25; Best Pacing Horse, Plate,
sls; Rui ling Race, Sweepstakes, mile heats,
three or i .ore to enter, two to start, entrance
10 per cci t., Purse, S2OO.
CIOTTOA PREIiIU MS.
The Ch imberof Commerce oiler the follow
For l>c-t. three bales of upland cotton of one
planter’s growth on exhibition, premium to go
to plantc . SSO.
For three bales ranking second in quality,
premium to go to planter, S4O.
For three bales ranking third in quality, S3O;
premium to go to planters
For th best bale of sea island cotton, SSO ;
next best in quality, premium to go to planter,
For tin* best Gin for upland cotton, SIOO.
For tin Imo bushel of Rough Rice, of the va
riety kuowinia gold seed, premiun to go to
Fortin- nest bushel of Rough Rice, of the va
riety know u as white, premium to go to plan
No fee. ill be charged for entering of exhib
iting art,i* les.
For Pr niura Lists or othe r information, ap
ply to J. 11. EBTILL, Secretary,
*lB5 td Savannah, Ga.
SYlf GTON’B HOTEL,
FORT VAI.LEY, GEORGIA,
SS EIEAKFA§T HOiHE
For the Train from Savannah, Augusta and Ma
con to Columbus.
For the Train from Eufaula and Albany to
For the Train from tolumbus to Macon, Sa
vannah and Augubta.
Large comfortable Koom with places
and every Convenience. 112-190
SEYMOUR, TINSLEY A CO.’S
200 /’oils Cotton Plow Lines,
SEYMOUR, TINSLEY * CO.’S
A LARGE ASSORTMEItiT,
SEYMOUR, TINSLEY* CO.’S
10G BOZEN BROOMS.
1 eymonr, Tinsley & Cos.
GEO. Y. II <;K. ALEX. If. FTL/IHENH.
NOW READY -
HOCE & STEPHENS,
i (EAH'i FIIONT IIOLI.INOBWORTJI BLOCK),
HAVT. ju-it opened a full and complete
Fane, ani Fanils Groceries,
Frerli, i", genuine, entirely new, anrl war
, ranted t< ,'uit the taste of every one. the as
sortinen i ■mprises everything required in such
a house The finest brands of Flour, Meal—
| the heat ■ w York Hams, Sugar, Coffee. Syrup,
i Cooking Wines, Butter—the beat brands of
Go-hen a specialty —Cheese, Fruits, native and
Tropical, together with a complete line of Nuta,
Candies, candles, I’iekles and other articles lor
the retail trade.
FliH AND OYSTERS.
Fresh Fi-h and Oysters every morning. Also
Vegatahles o various kinds.
vt e propose, in a word, to supply ourfriends
and the public generally with every thing nice
required at reasonable ratee
UOoE * STEPHENS.
N. B.—All goods delivered free of charge.
Tills unrivalled Medicine is warranted not to
contain a single particle of Mercury, or any
injurious mineral substance, but is
l KLI.Y VIftJIITAIII.i:.
For FORTY Yr.AKSithas proved its great
value in all diseases of the UVKR, Bowels snd
Kidneys. Thousands of the good and great
in all parts of the uouptry vouch for lta wonder
ful and peculiar powirin purifying the Blood.
stimulating the torpid Liver and Bowels, und
iuiDarting new Life and Vigor to the whole sy%
tern. SIMMON’S LIVER REGULATOR
knowledged to liave no equal as a
1,1 VICK VIKIkItTMK,
It contains four medical elements, never uni
ted in the same happy proportion In any other
preparation, viz : a gentle Cathartic, a wonder
ful Tonic, an unexceptionable Alterative and a
certain Corrective of all impurities of the body.
Such signal success lias attended its use, tliut
it is now regarded as the
Great lulailins Kpeelflr
for Liver Com ci. Aim and the painful offspring
thereof* to wit: DYSPEPSIA, CONSTIPA
TION, Jaundice,Billiousattacks, SICK HEAD
ACHE, Colic, Depression of Spirits SOUR
STOMACH, Heart Burn, &c., &c.
Regulate the Liver and prevent
FIIILLN AAO IT.VKII.
SIMMONS’ LIVER REGULATOR
Is manufactured by
.3. ii. xiiiuii a co.,
MACON, GA., and PHILADELPHIA.
Price *1 per package; sent by mail, postage paid,
(1.25. Prepared ready for use in bottles, (1.50.
SOLD BY ALL DRUGGISTS.
13*rBeware o! all Counterfeits and Imitations.
CROP OF 1872;
Clover and Grass Seeds.
HUNT, RANKIN Jt LAMAIt,
14G-15(i 82 and 81 Cherry Street-
MANUFACTURE lift OF AND
WHOLESALE & RETAIL
Harness, Saddles* Collars, Horse Equip
ments and Clothing Generally.
ALSO a full assortment of LEATHER of at
kinds, Enameled Cloth, etc.
addlcrs und Harness Makers Hardware and
Cash paid for HIDES, FURS, SKINS, WAX,
WOOL and TALLOW. 5-162
The Great IXemoeratic Journal,
’Flu: NEW I’OUK
WE E KEY NEW S.
BENJ. WOOD, Editor and Proprietor.
A Mammoth Eight Page Sheet. Fifty six
Columns of Heading Matter.
Contains all the wire, foreign, domestic, po
litical and general,with full and reliable market
reports. Each number alao contains several
short stories, and a great variety of literary,
agricultural and scientific matter, etc., etc.,
constituting, it is confidently asserted, the
most complete weekly newspaper In this
TERMS, $2 A YEAR.
Five copies, one year I 9 00
Ten copies, one year, and an extra copy
to the Bender 15 WJ
Twenty copies one year, and an extra
copy to Bender 25 00
Fifty coplea one year, and an extra copy
to sender W
Partita tending rlvtm a* above, rmy retain 20
per cent, of the money received by them, a* coin
Persons desiring to act a amenta supplied
with specimen bundles. Specimen copies sent
free to any address. All letters should be di
NKW YORK WEEKLY MEW’S,
novlS-tf Sew York City P*t Qjflc*-
“by BREAD WEXIVE.
epilE undersigned has established a first elaaa
I BAKERY where our citizens can obtain
bread that la bread. My wagon *}“ **?W
citizen* at their reaUtence*. I uae only the beat
\V ILL FIN DITTOTHEI RA D
VANTAGE TO CALL ON UR
BEFORE MAKING THEIR
WE HAVE IN STORE,
100.000 LBS. BACON CLEAR R.
25.000 LBS. BACON SHOUL
10.000 LBS. BELLIES.
50.000L85. FLOUR, all grades.
500 ROLLS 2* BAGGING.
10.000 LBS. ARROW TIES.
10 BALES TWINE.
■ JOHNSON & SMITH.
JOHNSON ft SMITH,
Have, und tint offering at very,
low figures :
100 BOXES TOBACCO, all
100 BBLS. WHISKIES.
150 BBLB SUGAR.
50 BBL 6. MOLASSES.
100 BALES HAY.
1.000 BUSHELS COBN,
Together with a toll atook ol all
all goods in our lint* of business.
IF long experience and a thorough knowl
edge of the tmalneaa Lb aU it. dlvemitted
branchea are vanUal to the keeping thrtwhlrh
Uie public ha. long /toon l qf brut teidomwen,
A VOOIt HOTEL,
Uie undersigned flatter thew.eivea that the,
are fully competent to discharge their obliga
tions to their petrous; but they are uot ouly
experienced la hotel keeping, they modeatly
would data to have Uie
BEST ARRANGED and MOST COMPLETE
LY AND EXPENSIVELY FURNISHED
house throughout, in Ue State, which la loca
ted exactly where everybody would have It sit
iMMsntaTBLV in wout eiw aimaciit to
thb paaaaHoaa paror,
where travelers can enjoy t deep and lea.
liuhle to he Uft by the perplexing), conetant
departure of the trains.
To all theae Important ad van tag sa la added
a TABLE that Is well aupplled with the beet
and choicest dishes the city sud country eau
afford : nor would the, omit to mention that
their servants, trained to the business, have
never been surpassed for politeness and atten
tion to guests.
For Uie truth of theaa statements, we refer
the public to our patrons who reside In every
State in the Union.
K. E. BROWN & BON, Proprietors.
Macon, Ga., April 15, 1872.’ 78-184
(Succeeaor to the late firm of Smith, Westcott.
* Cos., and of Smith, MeGlashan & Cos.)
MANUVACTiqcr.R AI) DBAI.KK IS
SADDLERY AND HARNESS HARDWARE,
Leather of all kinds,
RUBBER, Gift B-AffßS, ETC„
Together with svsry aritela uanally kept In a
1M cherry *T., BACON, A j
FOR THE FALL AND WINTER TRADE
LAWTON A BATCH,
Fourth Nfretl, (Nett Door to Fawlou A VVilliiiiriiaiiM
RK prepared to furnish the trade wlUi N
UKAITHIKN. PROVINIOVN, PI.AKTATIOV fII’PPUEN, HAG
GIVG, 'ITCH, FTC.,
an as reasonable b ram as any house in Georgia. We will keep constantly ou hand, BACON;
LARD, CORN, OATS, HAY, BUGAK, COFFEE, BAGGING and TIES, und a general aaaort
incut of such goods o are kept in a tlrut class Grocery House. Give us a call. We are running
the KAfITF. FI.OFRIMfI Ml I. I.M, and
direct-special attention to our “CHOICE," "EXTRA," "FAMILY” Flours. They wUI be
found exactly adapted to the trade, and we guarantee every barrel to give satisfaction. Our
prices are as low as those of the aamo grades oan be bought In the South.
CORN MEAL, bolted and unbolted, always on hand, of our own make and of the best
sO<J. 11. BANDY & CO.
TIN AND .SHEET IRON BOOFIXG,
, fiitterini, Plutiii ni Beiairiu,
o' V tin and galvanized ikon cornices
r 'iu v
v -T Gfff/l \\ lit'll \ Executed at short notice and satisfaction
\ s / \J) 1 guaranteed.
/ \j; l No. 40 Third Hired, Macon, 6s.
I | Particular attention given to Guttering put up
y \ with
V ' WOODRUFF’S
\ PATENT HAVE F4HTF.MI.MfIH.
IMPROVED GIN REAR.
*•*4 > 7> I *fITHING >'EW.
SUPERSEDE ALL OTHER HORSE POWER
IS NO IIUMBUG!!
rpM!' - . settling of 1 ii floor has no effect on tlio Gearing. King Post of Iron and all
1 tlic work bolt
IT IS MADE to I. :> TO RUN TWENTY-FIVE PER CENT. LIGHTER THAN ANY
OTHER POWER IN USE.
Coll and see for youu ■ If. ,
I build .1 P.iriu'. ' ■ ai r that challenges all other MAKES, but it will not do tho work
with tin: mil- llrafl-'lliiil ifiy PATENT GIN GEAR will.
Ail kind* ol Mad imidr und rcpulredat
4 'It 4M !KFTT'H IKOM WOKMN,
108-180 Near Brown House, Macon Georgia.
No. 8 Cotton Avenue,
Is the place where all the differ
ent styles of pictures are made
at greatly reduced prices.
W. 4c S. P. TAYLOR,
Coi\ Cotton Avenue and Cherry Ntroet.
m emus, ics,
OIL CLOTHS, WINDOW SHADES, etc.
Metaiic Burial Cases & Caskets,
Fine and Plain Wood Coffins and Caskets.
UfOrdcra by Telegraph promptly attended to.
ZAAJ'.a U. VbOUNT. ISAAC HAHDSMAN.
Rl.Ol’ffT Jk HABDEMAN,
OFFICE, at entrance Balaton Hall, Cherry
Bwto Shop Tor Rent.
rpHS Baaacnant room, tomarly occupied by
Cor rnt. TtJs Is on* of U* hast stands rr •
Volume I. —Number 189
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