$1.00 l’Mt ANNUM.
TIFTON, BERRIEN COUNTY, GEORGIA, FRIDAY, NOVEMBER II, 1802.
WHAT BUSINESS MEN AND LOAFERS
FIND TO TALK ABOUT.
|i'Hv«*iiii‘i)t Parngroplis rit'kfrt Fp wild Veil*
alvoly Penned—All fcorUUning to
Verging and Tilings.
Rev. J. F. Reeves was in the city
yesterday in the interest of the great
Baptist weekly paper of Georgia tile
*.Prof, Huggins invites tho citizens
of Tifton to attend his soliool exhi-
tion L*it tho Institute to-night. The
entertainment is free. v
Mi - . J. L. Herring and family, of
Isabella, are visiting at the Iiome of
his wife’s parents, Ms. ami Sirs. J.
B. Greene, near Tifton.
Rev. Dr. C. M, Irwin returned to
Tifton yesterday. To-day is his 79th
Birthday, and by special request lie
will dine with Sirs. IT. II. Tift.
ffi-j&a&M'HngM 1 . writes ns
Urookfleld, tif,ft he is closing
ninth year of snccessful tur
tle farming very satifactorily.
LT save a then 0 Pad rick
tu»k be4 buying. They will
tire stock out be! Jami.
Lindsey h.as .retired from the
1 ax receiverof Beryren coun-
or of John Rf McCrmne,
n,'lioe iiy dtir advertising
The fourth and last quarterly
meeting of the AlaptdTs circuit for
tins conference year iviii be held with
the Enigma Methodist churoli on the
The executive committee, of Mell
Baptist association will hohl a busi
ness meeting at Brushy Creek church
on Saturday before the fourth Sun
Oil, that hat! Pay your loss like
a little man. Pudriok Bros, svmpa-
\jze with U and will make the
..Taj lit the emotions,
Sir. W. Henry Gridin was in the
city Tuesday in the interest of his
candidacy for ordinary of Berrien
county. lie was practicallj unknown
i’ifton until Tuesday.
day. These gentlemen are keeping
a splendid stock of goods and aro
selling them at very reasonable prices."
They tuke all kinds of country pro
duce in exchange for goods. Give
them a eal). -»
I guarantee every bottle of Plan
tation Chill Cure, and will cheerful
ly refund money in cose of failure.
Dr. J. (J. Goodman.
Air. E. E. Youmans brought to
this office yesterday two very fine
sugar-cane of tho “green 1 ’ variety.
They were twelve feet long ewra and
weighed one seven and the oflior sev-
en*and one-half poundsi/Both lmd
twenty joints. Tliey-wwe grown in
pine land, the first year in cultivation,
about a mile southwest of Tifton.
Why pay other dealers 75c. and ifl
for a chill cure when you can get
Plantation Chill Cure, a hotter one,
for 60o. ? Dr.- J. C. Goodman.
Supervisor W. T. Hargett, of tho
Brunswick and Western railway,
captured a negro Tuesday morning
snspieionc-d as the scoundrel who lias
been systematically robbing the depot
building at McDonald’s mill. He
was brought to Tifton and lodged in
jail for safe keeping Tuesday night.
He was carried to the Beetle of iris
depredations Wednesday morning for
I seii more Plantation Chill Cure
inn uny other chill and fever medi-
hk> you know why? Be
cause it never fails to euro. Dr. J.
The Young Aleu’s .Union Prayer
Meeting will hold' public services at
Tifton Institute on the third Sunday
afternoon in this month at 4 o'clock,
and the meeting will be led by Mr.
Chas, Hi Goodman. The occasion is
the anniversary of the Young Men's
Christian Association, of which it is
a part. Special prayer and a thank
offering will be make for tho success
tif the work. Everybody is cordially
invited to attend.
Wjieu you are tired of having chills
get a 60c. bottle of Plantation Chili
Curb and stop them. If it fails we
will give you your money book. Dr,
J. C. Goodman.
ITEMS OF LOCAL INTEREST.
GARNERED BY THE PENCIL
id Contractor J. 0. Hind will move
back, with his little family, to Tif
ton by tile first of December; He
as in the oity Tuesday to vote and
Iso to make preparations for mov-
A light ruin commenced falling
early Tuesday morning and contm
tied all day, but, at S p. m. it began
to fall in, torrents and a fine rain
which will bo greatly beneficial to
gardens was the result
T’iie silver dollar may be a bit off
from a politician’s standpoint—but it
goes all the same at Padvick Bros,
and as fur as$1.50 would elsewhere.
Tho Gazette does not wish to
bore its readers with duns; but would
impress delinquent subscribers with
tlie fact thut no business can exist
very long without making prompt
collections and a priuting office is no
exception to the rule.
Rev. P. II. Ornmplor, the pastor,
d bis regnlur appointments at
Methodist church last Sunday,
subject at the mornitig service
“The patriarchal government,
and only government estate
the (treat Jehovah.”
or and of course
Mr. E. A. Eshcywho has been too
polite and efficient agent at Tifton
of tlie Georgia Southern and Florida
railroad, bus severed Ins connection
with the road and aocepted a position
with tho Louisville and Nashville
witli headquarters at Alontgomcry,
Ala. Mr. Eslio and family took their
leave of Tifton on Tuesday for Way-
cross, but he will not enter upon the
discharge of his new duties until af
ter a respite of eight or ten day6. lie
and his family have made themsolves
moshttgreoubie citizens and tho poo,
pie of Tifton regretted" 'their going
Do yon know that Plantation Chill
Cure is sold under a positive guaran
tee ? It costs 50o. per bottle, but if
it fails the money will be given back
to you. Dr. J. C. Goodman.
The colored people, under tlie
leadership of Robert 0. Copeland,
gave a festival last Saturday night in
the Fletcher building on Ruiir oud
street for the purpose of raising
fund* to build a lodge room at Uu
ionviile—an exclusive colored peo
ple’s town located about one mile
south of Tifton—for tlie I. 0. U. 0.
F, order. The entertainment was
conducted very orderly and genteel,
n tlie Dry, Goods line is PadHek.
il win every time—o
r. Robert J. Griffin, of near Len-
and Prof. 0. L. Smith were in
v man to bet, #»<• was liberally patronized by the
.... r TE.Ju.1 —L.i,< 'I I... /i.IRah lifts) Ins
Hatch of N«nv» from Nel£l»l>orliiK Count le«
Deemed of Special Intercut to
Coffee superior court convenes next
Piles of people hare piles bat DeWiu's
Witch Hazei Salve will cure them. t’aulU
The death of Airs. Dr. T. W. 'J'ison
of Aslihuru, is imnouneetb
'Sweet broath, sweot ‘stomach, sweet
temper, nil result from tho use of Oe-
Witt’s Littlp .Karly Risers, the famous
little pills, ‘Paulk & Co.
Tlie protraoteil meeting at Ash-
burn has olosed. All the services
were well .attended.
Small iu sire, great in results: DeWitt’a
Little Early Risers. Heat pills for con
stipation, heat for sick hcaducho best for
sour stomach. They nevor gripe. Paulk
& Co. ,
Mr. J. P. Land, of the eighth
triot of Worth county, fyiM 53
bushels of rice on one acre of land
Succors in everything depends largely
upon good health. Ru'VHt s Little Ear
ly Risers are little heallh producing pills.
Hoc the point! Then take an Early Riser,
Paulk & Co.
The Sycamore News lias already
commenced to talk tip mi Invin coun
ty exhibit at tlie state fair next year
That is right, “begin in time.
The wind from the north blown sharp
and keen, and had effects of colds me
Roen. One Minute cough cuio so safe
and sure, will quickly perform a won-
droUB cure, Paulk* Co.
Bom B. F. Hudspeth, of Baker
countyi it is conceded will be senator
from tlie ninth district to fill the va
cancy made by the death of Hon-
Nothing Is so distressing ns n hacking
cough. Nothing so foolish ns to suffer
jrom It. Nothing so -dangerous if al
lowed to Continue, One .Minute coltgh
cure give:) immediate relief. Paulk*
Our Sycamore girls and young la
dies cun look mighty sweet and bo-
liavc mighty nice when they half try.
—News. Yon don’t moan to ineinu
ate, brother Minimi, lliut they some
times don’t half try.
Headache Is tho direct result of Indi
gnation and stomach disorders. Remedy
these by using I Jo Witt's Little Early
Risers, aud your headache disappears.
Tlie favorite little pills everywhere.
Piiuik * Co.
The Literary Club of Sumner has
been re-organized, with W. W. In
gram us president and T. A. Edwards
us secretary and treasurer. A series
of entertainments are to, be given
to raise > money to tiny tor a
school utfmo. The undertaking is a
For instance, M re. Clms. Rogers, of
Bay Olty, Mtoh.i accidentally spiilu.1
sodding water oVor her mile boy. like
promptly applied DoWitt's Witch llnzcl
(Salve, giving Instant relief. It’s a won
derfully good salve for hums, bruises,
sores, nnu u sure euro fur piles. Paulk
* Co. . -
Worth comity received a number
of premium! for articles on exhibi
tion at the state fiiitvbjiL-tffccouiity
display received onfyhonorubie men
tion. Worth or tiny other comity in
south Georgia can carry off first
prize if tbuir citizens would only go
to work with that end in view.
Do not let other merchants palm
off other preparations on you because
they have not Plantation Chill (Jure
in sleek. Apply to ugeni named
below, wilt) guarantees iL Dr. J. 0.
white people. The editor and Ins
wi;« were kir.d'y remembered with a
platter of^deiicions edibles, for which
they lender their colored friends
CLEVELAND, RUSSELL AND
,ty lost Saturday to the interest shtoeve thanks. * (F-
The prrtiatry for llm nomshutioh of
democratic candidates for comity of
ficers Will be held an Saturday, De
cember 3d. let every democratic
jtftpr of the, district com* out and
t bos de-j express bis choice of, candidates-at
j the ballot box.
Tbccandldates who. have offered
I various officca arc good anil
I from among them you
Caiidltlfttpa in Is-vVIn.
Tlie following tc a liBt of eanrli-
dates for tho various offices in Irwin
Ordinary—If. T. Puitlk, DunioS
Tucker, Geo. if. Fietciii-r.
Sheriff--Jesse Pauliv, J. J. Wltid-
don, C. L. Prescott.
Clerk superior court—A, Mclntiss,
M. Tucker, J. airpaulki .
County treasurer—J. W. Torn her-
l.to, Wiit. Pa«lfo;
Tax receiver.—J. B. Fletcher, Wm-
Tax eolh-owr—J..J. Luke, TvJ,
Luke, W. if. Weaver, Jos. VV, Paulk. f'W
Gwouer—i). C. Half. •
The editor spent a few hours at
tho thriving county seat of Beirien
lie was rejoiced to learn that the
sick ones (Miss Mackio Peeples, B.
P. Peeples and W. 11. Morris) were
improving. He- regretted to learn,
however, that Hon. M. B. Clyatt, is
is still quite low with fever.
The Nashville'postoffice has just
added a “Af, 0. 11," department and
tlie genial postmaster, R. K. Turner
was handling the “new departure”
With a deftness of an old hand at
tlie business, whilo the people are
taking to it- ns natural as ducks to
Tlie siitl death of Dr. It. B. Snead
was almost the mo!o topical conver
sation and nothing but regrets could
be heard on every side uml nmuy
monru ins untimely end.
The citizens arc again agitating
the building of a railroad from their
town to Alitpah.'i- -they arc consider
ing tho feasibility of a dummy line.
Also they are happy over the news
Unit, work tins been resumed on tlie
extension of Gray & Gatohell’s tram
roiid, which is heading toward Nash
Ailhrittou & Son’s new store build
ing; which is quite an addition to
tlie town, is rapidly approaching
completion. It, isoveeiviug a pretty
coat of puint from tlie artistio hands
of Judge Silas T’ygart,
Tho Gazette always takes pleas
ure in spesking approvingly of (lie
energy and success of the young men
of Berrien comity. Tygurt Bros., is
a firm composed of two young men
still iu their teens; \V. E. Lamb is a
young man who has just reached Ids
majority. However they are unnmg
the prosperous merchants of thut
thriving town—having started at tlie
bottom round mid workud their way
gradually to tlie lop. Merit will al
ways assert ilself.
Tho RuRairoe of tlie Voice of Ber
rien enmity went to Savannah two or
three weeks ago and lias not returned
and perhaps will not. The citizens
do not mourn Ids absence though
several of them were left in the soup
by lending him money. The Voice,
however, oontiuucs lo speak for flie ir
repressible Quortertnhh is ut the helm.
Tlie (inti of Swindle A Griffin are
doing a thriving mercantile business.
They buy and ship a large quantity
Hon. 11. B. Peeples was ut home
uml feeling exuberant over Ids tri
umphant election to tlie soiiuitor-
genoralsliip of the Southern circuit.
Ho lias as much appreciation of suc
cess as any man with Ahum tile Ga
zette is acquainted.
Prof. J oil n Powell is at Ids Iiome
in Very feeble health. Besides being
afflicted witli that dread disease con
sumption he is suffering from sorof-
ulu and it is probable one of Ids low er
limbs will have to be amputated. He
ha* the editors sympathy.
AFTER THE BATTLE iN WORTH.
IildiKimliuu Ovi>f ttw Dirty Work at the
Isaiiklla, Oa., Nov. 11.
- Worth hud a pretty hard struggle
but managed to give Cleveland mid
■Russell a small majority on Tuesday.
At Ty Ty, Dr. Pickett’s homo, mid
a third party stronghold, the vote is
about evenly divided between Cleve
land and Harrison, with only a few
votes for tlie third party, they desert
ing Weaver and throwing utmost
their entire strength to ILarristi, with
Hand on tlie ticket for congress.
Sumner, a democratic district,
gives Bussell 123 and HiimS 173,
witli Weaver 73, Harrison' 100 and
The , third party people oil over
the county gave their vote to Hum
A great deal of indignation is felt
over some of the dirty work,done by
the peoples party H';iiciniK!H, but it
is hoped Glut tills is their lost rally.
THE AGONY IS NOW OYER.
ttliul TldlitRN of Un til .Toy from llcfrloo,
from fli'orBla nml from tho
Tlie election of Tuesday at the
Tifton precinct was tho quietest and
most orderly we ever witnessed. It
was 7 o’clock p. m. before the exact
result, was ascertained, viz: Cleveland
mid Russell received M3 votes each;
Harrison 7 and Weaver 4, Hand
received 10 amalgamated votes,
“Bohemian” writes' tlie Gazette
from Cecil: “Tho election passed
off quietly. Total vole polled, 103 ;
Cleveland received 79, Harrison S3,
Install 05, Party No. 3 came up
missing. I saw a largo flock of buz
zards mid reckon they had a hog
killing time. Somebody did.”
Tile Gazette correspondent at
Nashville writes: ‘(Tho election
passed off ouietly here yesterday witli
tlie following result: Cleveland 153,
Weaver 44, llarrison C, Russell 153,
“Connell’s Mill distriat gave
Cleveland a majority of l for presi
dent and Hand 1 majority for con
to e.Wi out i
are getting homo to the re-
j publican fold, whew they properly
'(belong, and where their neighbors
i liemhmcr. have
ome g '
K St iMi
will know them.
club, with a number of friends from
Berrien and adjacent comities, held
a grand l'alilioation meeting last
highly Their enthusiasm and re
juicing over the magnificent; demo
oralio victory throughout tlie conn
try was unbounded. Mayor Love
turned the oity over to tlie ratiflers
during the jollification. A torch
Iglit procession was on llio program,
and was carried out with consummate
splendor. Bonfires and other illumi
nations, llie materials for which wore
at hand and easily procured were
also indulged in and tlie clicois for
victory were many, long uml loud.
Cleveland, democracy and good
government are in tho swim!
Hip, hip, hurrah!
Tlie Gazette foiled to get tho
vote of Berrien comity by districts.
Notwithstanding the exceeding un
favorable weather that prevailed dur
ing llie day the democracy of the
county did approximately their
whole duty, and again sustained Ber
rien’s claim as the banner democrat
ic county in tlie second congression
al district. Cleveland's majority in
the county is 937; Russell’s majority
lion. Ben K. Russell's majority tn
tlie second congressional district is
not less than 7,000.' Hon. Henry
G, Turner has carried the eleventh
district by about 5,000 majority.
Georgia will be represented in the
fifty-third congress by eleven as
staunch democrat* as the country
cun produce. (Tborgist’s honored sou,
Chits. F. Crisp, will lie again elected
to preside over the deliberation* of
that body. Georgia is decidedly “iu
Georgia didn't give as large major
ity as in the state election but there
is no dark spot on her demoe ratio
According io the best information
obfuitiabie at the time of going to
press tiie tower branch of the house
of the. next congress will be composed
of 218 democrats,' 127 republicans
and 7«alljuncemen. .
Lutest advices lead us to believe
that the next United ‘States senate
will lie under democratic control.
The democrats will gain a senator
from New York in the place of His-
cocfc; one from Nebraska; one from
Wisconsin in.lion of Sawyer; Stewart
of Nevada, who will tie re-elected as
a, jHipulist will also act with the
democrats. Then ' the present popu
list senators; Kyle . and I’elfsr, will
not with the democrats on Hie tariff
and all other important.Leues," Thus
on the 4th of March t/ext, tlie demo
crats will be iu control of belli sen
ate. and house and can admit tlie I
dntitoeratip territories of New;
eo mid Ariaom. wbioii w”’
out the aid of tlie populist senators.
J , f , ,
Grover Cleveland will preside over
the executive department for the
next four years. lie has gained the
electoral votes of Alabama, Arkan
sas, California, Connecticutt, Dele-
ware, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, In
diana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mary
land, Michigau, Mississippi, Missou
ri, New Jersey, New York, North
Carolina, Ohio, South Carolina, Ten
nessee, Texas, Virginia, West Vir-
gina, and Wisconsin—uggregating
301 electoral votes.
Tho Gazette desires to carry no
better news to its readers this week
than that tlie country will have after
tlie 4th of March next a democratic
president, a democratic senate and a
democratic house of representatives.
It is glory enough for one day.
.nut Win!mutiny Night \v»s Tifton’# Rest
Notwithstanding the very threat
ening weather last Wednesday night
there was it largo and upprooiativo
audience present at tiie Institute,.to
wltpeBS the most, attractive entertain
ment prepared by some of the ladies
ami gentlemen of tiie city as u bene
fit to the two churches.
Ttro exorcises consisted of tab
leaus, and instrumental and vocal
music. The tableaus were well con
ceived and admirably presented.
The itongs were appropriately milory-
ed and rendered very sweetly, while
tlie instrumental ninsio could hardly
bo excelled anywhere.
The Gazette has heard nothing
hut the most complimentary criti
cisms passed upon the entertainment
as a whole, while tho individual act
ing ami singing of Mies Jackson,
Mrs, Lipscomb ami Mr. K. IF. Tift
have been applauded with encomi
ums of praise.
Gentlemen present, who have at
tended numbers of umutuer enter
tainments in our larger cities and aro
therefore competent, judges, say they
have never attended a more complete
or better rendered mimtenr perform
ance in their-lives; it would have
been creditable to a much larger
place tlnm Tifton.
The Gazette does not hesitate to
say that no city of Georgia, throe
times the size and pretentions of Tif-
ton, cun present a greater versatility
of musical and theatrical talent, than
site, or that can prepare and present
an entertaining program on shorter
Parlies owing me will find their ac
counts in tho hands of an attorney
for collection if not settled by tho
first day of January,
Af. W., Gaskins.
Tlie city council wet in tho office
of ii. H. Tift November 7th, at 7:30
o'clock, and were culled to order by
Mayor IV. If. Love.
Present:. Aldermen TifBowen,
Allen, Goodman, Alexander and Me-
The minute* of lost meeting were
read and approved.
The appeal eases of Air. Bilow &
Son were brought before the council
for trial. After heariug the wit
nesses and discussing the case tho
doqiston of the mayor protem ivm
Ordered, That Jim Stevenson bo J§S
refunded seventy-five cent* street tax ;||8
which was ertiieoted illegally, he uot
being a resident of Tifton.
Ordered, That the oity buy three
deteu zinc buckets to lie owued by|||.’:
the city an<l used in the ease of fire,
By direction of tlie ctmaeil the,
mayor appointed the following
Messrs. J. A. Alexander. B, T, Alien*
W. 0. Tift, Airs. W. 0. Tift, Atttj.-
'Ti. Coin and Miss Kate Goodman.
There being no further business
the nouncrl adjourned.
J. If. C
Mr., 0. L. i
i*>, for c