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• THE SENTINEL.
UX’ A- <1- Sanders
Harler.i, - - - -Q-a.
Having practiced over a quarter of a century,
will devote myeelf to obstetrics and diseases of
females. Aly past record is a sufficient guaran
Eb. T. Williams,
Attorney at. Law
(Office over Commercial Bank.)
Will practice in all the Courts of the Au
jO“Claiuas for collection a specialty.
M P CARROLL
Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
• Office No. 824 Broad Street,
AUGUSTA, - - - - GEORGIA.
Will practice in the Superior Courts of the
Augusta Circuit, the Supreme Court of Georgia
and the United States Courts.
Table First Class in Every Particular.
L- E. LOOLITTLE, Prep ietcr-
Large and well ventilated Rooms.
Kates, $2 Per Day
Centrally located, near Railroad crossing.
Telegraph Office and Barbershop in
Augusta Hotel, Restaurant and lunch Room,
choice wines, liquors and cigars. Meals to or
der at all hours.
Stone Mountain Route.
GEORGIA RAILROAD COMPANY, )
Office Gen’l Manager. >
Augusta, Ga., Nov. 21st, 1.885. j
Commencing Sun da v, 4th instant the fol
owing passenger schedule will be operated:
Trains run by 90th meridian time - 32 minutes
slower than Augusta time.
No. 2 7— West—Daily.
Leave Augusta 7 40 a m
Arrive at Harlem 8 28 a m
Arrive at Washington 10 40 a m
Arrive at Athens 12 35 p m
Leave Athens... 7 45 a in
Arrive Atlanta 100 pm
Stops at Grovetown, Berzelia, Harlem, Dear
ing, Thomson, Norwood, Barnett, Crawford,
ville, Union Point, Grcenesboro, Madison
Rutledge, Social Circle, Covington, Conyers,
Stone Mountain and Decatur.
No. 28— East—Daily.
Leave Atlanta 2 46 pm
Arrive at Athens 7 40 p m
Leave Athens 2 50 p m
Arrive at Washington 7 35 p m
Arrive at Harlem 7 22 p m
Arrive Augusta 815 pm
Stops at Decatur, Stone Mountian, Lithonia,
Convers, Covington, Social Circle. Rutledge,
Madison, Greenesboro, Union Point, Craw
fordville, Barnett, Norwood, Thomson, Dear
ing, Harlem, Berzelia and Grovetown.
No. I— West —Daily.
Ajeave Augusta 10 50 a m
Arrive Harlem 1148 am
Arrive Camak 12 35 p m
Arrive Milledgeville 4 26 p m
Arrive at Macon 6 15pm
Arrive at Washington 2 20 p m
Arrive at Athens 530 p m
Arrive at Atlanta 5 40 pin
No. 2 — East—Daily.
Leave Atlanta 8 00 am
Leave Athens 9 00 a m
Leave Washington 11 20 a m
Leave Macon 710 am
Leave Milledgeville 9 19 a m
Leave Camak 1 36 p m
Leave Harlem 2 33 p in
Arrive Augusta .. 335 pm
No. 3 — West —Daily.
Leave ?*.ugusta 9 4.5 p m
Arrive Harlem 11 05 p m
Arrive Camak * 12 23 a m
Arrive Milledgeville... 4 27 a m
Arrive Macon 6 46 a iu
Arrive Atlanta 6 45 a di
No. 4— East—Daily.
Leave Atlanta 8 15pm
Leave Harlem 4 19 a m
Arrive Augusta 6 50am
No. 12— West.
Leave Harlem 6 05 a m
Arrive Augusta 7 30 am
No. 11— East.
Leave Augusta 4 45 pm
Arrive Harlem 6 25 p m
Superb Improved Sleepers to Macon Superb
Improved Sleepers tn Atlanta. f
Trains Nes. 1,2 3and 4 will stop if signaled at
any scheduled Flag Station. E. R. DORSEY.
J. W. GREEN. Gen l Manager. Gen. Pass. Agt
JOE W. WHITE.
General Traveling Passenger Agent, Augusta,
THE COLUMBIA SENTINEL
Debtors and Creditors.
| Georgia, Columbia County—
Nj O'l ICE is hereby given to all persons har
-1 \ ing deniable against Elias !•’. Bailey, lat«
"t said county, deceased, to present them to
me. properly made out, within tbu time pre
scribed by law, so as to show their character
and amount. And all persona indebted to said
dec eased are hereby required to make imme
diate payment to me. ' A. J. BAILEY,
Administrator of E. F. Bailey.
Dec. 22, 1885. fi
i GEORGIA, COLUMBIA COUNTY
> A W. L. Benton, administrator of
1 VV Mrs. M. A. Benton represents to the
I court in his petition, duly tiled and entered on
record, that he has duly administered Mrs. M.
i A. Benton’s estate -
j This is. therefore, to cite ad persons concern
ed, heirs and creditors, to sh<»w cause, if any
• they can. why said administrator should not
i be discharged from his adininwtiation, and
receive letters of dismission, on the First Mon
day in March, 1886.
This 7th Dec., 18R5.
GEORGE D. DARSEY, Ordinary.
GEORGIA. COLUMBIA COUNTY
A LT HEREAS John E. Larkin, administrator
\ V of the estate of Mrs. S. M. Blalock, rep
resents to the court in his petition, duly tiled
and entered on record, that be has fully ad
ministered Mrs. S. M. Blalock’s estate:
This is, therefore, to cite all persons concern
ed, heirs and creditors, to show cause, if any
can, why said administrator should not bo dis
charged from his administration ami receive
letters of dismission 'on the First Monday
in March, 1886.
This 7th Dee., 1886.
GEORGE D. DARSEY, Ordinary.
GEORGIA, COLUMBIA COUNTY—
\ W. B. Roebuck, administra
tor of Miss Annie P. Mathews, repre
sents to the Court in his petition duly tiled and
entered on record, that be has fully* adminis
terd Miss AnnieP. Mathew’s estate*
Ibis is, therefore, to cite all persons con
cerned, heirs and creditors, to show cause, if
any they can, why said administrator should
not be discharged from his administration, and
receive letters of dismission on the first Mon
day in May, 1886. GEORGE D. DARSEY,
Georgia, Columbia County—
JAMES M. Luke, residing in the State of
Georgia, having applied to he appointed
guardian of the person and property of Annie
Bailey, a minor under fourteen years of age,
resident of said county.
This is to cite all persons concerned to be
and appear at the March team of the Court of
Ordinary, 1886, and show cause.jf any they
can, why said Jame. 4 M. Luke ekouid not be
entrusted with tiie guardianship of the person
and property of Annie Bailey.
Witness iny official signature, Ist February,
1886. GEORGE D. DARSEY,
Georgia, Columbia County—
rilllE Commissioners appointed to appraise
J_ and set apart a twelve month’s support
for the widow and minor children of Joseph
Dunn, late < f said county deceased, having
made their report, which is on tile in my office.
This is to notify all persons concerned, to
show cause, if they can, at the March term of
the Court of Ordinary of said eounty 1 why the
report ot the Commissioners should not be
made the judgment of the Court and recorded,
Wituese my official signature, this 29th Jan
uary, 1886. GEORGE D. DARSEY,
1 Georgia, Columbia County—
, ri IHE Cummissioners appointed to appraise
i 1 and apart a twelve month’s support for
i the widow and miner children of Elias F. Bai-
I ley, late es said county, deceased, having made
their report, which is on lile in my office.
This ia to cite all persons concerned to show
cause at the March Term, 1886, of the Court of
Ordinary, why said report should not be made
the judgment of the Court and enterud on
| Witness my official signature, this 26th Jan
j George D Darsey, Ordinary.
Georgia, Columbia County—
rilO all whom it may concern: Gordon
1 Gairdner, of said State, having applied to
me for letters of administ/dtion de bonis non,
on estate of James Gairdner, late of said coun
This is to cite all and singular the heira and
! creditors of James Gairdner to be and appear
. at the March term, 1886, ot the Court of Ordi
' nary of said connty and show cause if any they
can, why letters of administration de bonis
■ non should not be granted on estate of said
i James Gairdner.
Witness my official signature, this January
■ 27th, 1886.
GEORGE D. DARSEY,
Debtors and Creditors.
Georgia, Columbia County—
I"VTOTICE is hereby given to all persons
having demands against B. P. Berry, late
of said county, de.ased, to present them to me,
roporly made out within the time prescribed
by law, so as to show their character and
amount. And all persons indebted to said de
ceased are hereby required to make immedi
ate payment to me. P. ARMSTRONG,
Administrator ofß. P. Berry.
Feb. 2, 1886.
Georgia, Columbia County—
-yi riLL bo sold before the Court House
W door, in Appling, Ga., on the First Tues
day in March, 1886, between the legal hours
ol sale, all that tract or parcel of land in said
State and county, containing five hundred
acres, more or less and bounded by lands of
Henry Hatcher on the east, I. M. Miles on the
north, R. W. Lamkin on the west and on the
. south bj Mrs. Hatcher Levied on as the proper
ty of M. B. Eve, ag’t, tn satisfy a tax fl. fa. is
sued by O. Hardy. T. C., for State ami county
tax for the year 1885. Levy made this 19th day
of January, 1886. a ud notice given according to
law and turned over to me, this 2nd day of
I ’ L. L. MAGRUDER,
’ Deputy Sheriff
“Wisdom, Justice and Moderation.”
HARLEM,GA., THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 4. ISBB.
COUCHS AND CROUP ÜBK
M: TJ Zu, 3L, E5 XIV.
Th* .wmi t«ui, <• fathered from a trea of the earne nama,
grawtug alvnf t>.e email etreame la Uie Reulheia Btaum,
•romaine a eUmulntlug expeeturaut principle that leaeeae
the phlegm prodaciag th* earlr meraiuf eeagh. aw 4 eMaw
la’.oa the ohli.t te throw off the fake menabtaae In croup a»4
when Jog e>nrh. When on»*’»lned wiUe the haallag uim!
taffineue principle tn the mullein plant es the atd field*, pre
Mct-i In TavLoa a Cnbrokkx limiot «r twierltiM t«e
Mvu.rin the flneet kßo»a remedy fer Con<h« Craap,
Wtaoa. lug-Coagh and ( ouaampUeu ; aa<! m palaiubie, aay
ablld la wleaued te take it. Aak tonr drec<iet foe it. Frtae,
Mo. SI. WAITER A. TAYLOR, AtlawU, fra.
Ueo DR. DIGQBRS- HUCKLERrRRY CUBDUI. fce
Piarrhraa. Dyaaatary and Children Toothing. Far aala teg
Spring has Arrived
Time to Plant
Don’t be induced to
We guarantee each and
Send your orders to
G. Barrett & Co.
Be sure to plant BUIST’S and yon
will never regret it.
G. BARRETT & CO.,
We have in stock a largo loLof all styles of
ROSEWOOD AND WALNUT
(Jases and Caskets.
White Marblcized Cases for infants ami chil
dren of elegant st) les, with glass full length.
thes , wo have a full stock ot Coffins
OTiniitati'>n of fine wood, which are very hand
some and cheap.
We also have a full lina of
for inside,and Ornamental Plates, etc. We are
prepared to sell these goods as low aw any Un
dertaker in the State, and parties wanting such
goods will find it to their interest to try us be
fore goinf elsewhere.
J. F. Hatcher & Co.,
GLOBE HOTEL BARBER SlfOP~
Shtvin:', Hair Cutting »nd Khampooing done
in th. neat.at and moet imientific manner hy
McINTOSH A ROBERTS.
Hotand coin bath. Oiv. un a call. Polite
and al! BlllOUi COMPIAIHTI am relieved by taking
WRIGHT SIKD2AN VEGETABLE PILLS
tiueb Vacftailt. Ss Crisis; 2ri:s Jl>. Ai! Eruzdats.
WHAT IS BEING DONE IN AND
SQUIB* CAUGHT OR THE FI.Y BY BEXTISEL
BEI’OBTr.IIH -MEWS OF THE COUN I T COS
Er. het dalg etawre to hl. krad ull>« ean,
*Eou gbosthnt sa slobduncs n.id uro lusso su
Art ea eih zevbvr nnc avbe, «th libowlm nfem
Hesyuv rou riper nt dna hlebod run •mho.
Judge Josiah Stovall vißitudrch
livex here this week.
—ls there not • marked improve-
ment in the Sentinel this week ?
—Dr. Hattoji, of Grovetown, is
•een on our streets almost daily.
—At Appling, Frank D. Gray will
receive and receipt for subscription.
We advertise 5 bbls. New Orleans
molasses at aslonishingly low iigures.
A. 1.. Hatcher A. Co.,
Dr. Boyd, of McDuffie, visited
relatives here this week.
—Go to R. L. Lamkin for every
thing necessary to start your plows.
I —We had a call from “old curiosi-
Jty shop" one day this week. Come
i —W. J. Heggie, of Grovetown, is
j authorized to collect and receipt for
I subscription to the Sentinel.
—Genial Jack Smith was in town
for a short while on Monday, en route
home from a business trip to Warren
—Will some one unravel the tangle
at the head of this column. In proper
shape it. is a pretty stanza of poetry.
—Dr. Rockwell uses common black
ing (Masons) for dying his moustache
and says it has the desired effect.
I. —The silver dollar comes in slowly
for which we say, thanks. May they
continue to pour in. There is room
—From what we can Isarn, one of
our enterprising young men is going
into the match business. A part of
the material has been shipped.
—Pitts’ Carminativa has cured
when life was despaired of, all other
medicines having failed
—Our stock of plow gear, plow
stocks and plows is full and com
A. L. Hatcher A. Co.,
—The sound of the .hammer and
anvil is now heard iu our town. Mr.
W. S. Atkinson is now prepared to do
bine’ smith and wood work at short
—The Hon. A. J. Avary will reach
here at 2:30 o’clock to-day. We urge
his friends, or a sufficient number of
them, to meet the train and assist in
remeving him therefrom, as he is yet
uuab.e to help himself.
—Agsin we are called upon to
chronicle another sad d< atli. Tues
day morning the lovely little boy of
Mr. and Mrs- J. E. Flint, of Saw
Dust, breathed its last. We are in
sympathy with the bereaved.
—Does tlm change from a four
page to an eight page meet the ap
probation of our readers.
—All who can’t attend church
regularly who are not subscribers to
the Sentinel should subscribe at once,
as each issue hereafter will contain a
sermon from the celebrated Dr. Tal
Misses S. J. and P. F. Crawford,
two of Columbia’s most talented and
estimable ladies, are spending several
days of this week in Augusta.
—Mrs Dr. Casey returned home
Monday of this week. We gladly
welcome her back; hope her stay will
—A. L. Hatcher A - Co. have just
rec-.ived another 50 bbl. lot of flour
all grades. Also an immense stock of
Mr. Willie Malone is hauling
brick from here this week preparato
ry to building the wall around our
—ls nil idlo words a’r-j entered in
tiie book < f reL.emberauce, some of
us will be appalled when the day fol
enumerating them comes. Then it
behooves us to bo guarded in our
Maj Jno. E. Benton, of Thom- j
son, formerly of this county, passed
through Harlem on Monday
a nice lot of young mules.
—Look to your interest. 18S5 is
of the dead past ami 1886 claims
your attention. Farmers und the
trading public, watch your interest,
buy to the best advantage possible.-
Save every dollar you can and come
to No. 1 Railroad street, where your
every want can be supplied, at R. L.
It. was a novel sight to witness n
two hundred and fifty pounder*driv
ing a hundred pound yearling hitch
ed to a two-wheel cart, through th*
streets. It was fun for the boys, but
death to the little—yearling.
—Among the rising young railroad
meu of the day is the deservedly
popular R. A. Conner, Jr., conductor
on the E. T., V. and Ga. Railroad. He
is intelligent, ambitious and genial
and will make a success of bis chosen
profession. Bob ig here on a short
visit to family and friends.
—A L, Hutchor & Co. have th*
finest rust proof oats in the market.
Make your purchases immediately
The market is getting fearfully scarce
and advancing rapidly.
—On Saturday last Mr. C. C. Mor
ris and Charlie and Edd Cliett had a
difficulty at Morris store in Number
One, and exchanged shots at. short
range with double barrel shot guns.
Each one receiving a heavy charge of
small shot, inflicting painful, but. not
fatal wounds. Too much benzine the
cause. • t
We are glad to welceme «Mr. J. P.
Williams to our town. He iseccupy
ing the house on corner Main and
Forest street*. We hope ho will be
pleated with his stay hero and make
this his permanent home. Would
that .ill our vacant places could bo
filled with such as our friend, Mr.
—Our school continue* t r flourish
and increase in numbers. Eight new
names added to the roll on Monday
morning last. In his management
Prof. Ellington is as gentle as a lamb,
though as firm as the rock of Gibral
—Dr. Holliday has been very busi
ly engaged for the past week or two.
Ho is going day and night. Ho is ih
charge of Dr. Peeples’ cases during
—The Sunday schools were largely
attended at both churches Sunday
last. The Methodist school had a
general reorganization, arranging
classes and selecting teachers.
—With our efforts to give you a
readable paper eur expenses increase
to some extent, and all are aware of
the fact that it takes cash tc generate
tho steam necessary to run a newspa
per. Therefore, we modestly, but at
tho same time, earnestly ask all in ar
rears to came up promptly and lend
us a helping hand, thereby enabling
us to give you value received for
Something’ of Interest
What i« Transpiring in Oui
Sister Counties as Sketched
by the Quill Drivers.
Evening News: Never run forward
to meet coming disaster. Make it.
knock and knock and knock at
door before you throw it opeii/dud
give admission. *
Learned men tell rts that in Latin
Terms, $1 A Year, In Advance.
tiie word editor mean* “to eat.” In
Georgia dialect it menus to setateh
around like blazes to get something
A real live merchant knows that his
goods are like an engine, anti will not
go off without some puffing, aud
hence he applies the steam of ad
It is not an uncommon occurrence
for children to get a bean, ora giaiu
of coni or other foreign substance up
the nose This simple remedy is
worth remembering; Get the child
to open its mouth; apply your mouth
over it and blow Lnrd and the of
fending' substance will be expelled
from the nose.
Augusta Chronicle; Whitehead,
who Ims been confined in our jail for
some time, has been tried iu Oconee
county dud found guilty of murder.
Sparta Tshmalite; When it comes to
marrying a couple, 0.. r old friend
John H ood asks the preachers no
If Baldwin county should vote in
favor of prohibition John Barleycorn
will take to his bed and have a long
The blizzard which was due in this
neighborhood, the first of tiie week,
was warded off by a northeast wind.
This is the first good that the Ishmae
lite Ims ever known to result from •
wind from that quarter.
The farmers of the county are pay
ing a good deal of attention to
terracing their land, and running
their rows with the level. Thia in
dicates progress in the ri, ht direc
tion. It shows that, the day in which
lands were left to be washed into
unsightly gullies by every passing
rain storm is to be succeeded by one
of studied conservatism. With the
soil properly protected from washing
rains and enriched from year to year,
and with prudent methods of ex
penditure and an unaliuted recogni- ,
tion of the superiority of labor-saving
machinery over human muscle,'it
would be uureasonable to deuy thull a
i bettei day is at hand for Hie tillers
Clipper: The little diiuglitM? of ”
Thomas Holder, in Lutnpkih, ftffl into
an old well recently. There was no
water in the well, but the child sank
io her knees in mud. A rope aud
basket soon brought her out.
We are glad to see a growing dispo
sition on the part of our people to
give their children the advantages of
a collegiate education. The county
is represented in nearly every college
iu the State.
The man who is “too poor to take
his county paper” will oblige us by
applying at our office for inspection.
\Ve want to write a “leader" on Hard
Times, ami think this would be a
good source from which to draw
inspiration. A reward of one hundred
old newspapers to the man who will
——— - ~ ■ ■ ■ ■■
“A Kun of red Ih weather warm.
A Kun of blue i« general etorm.
A ('.uHent r* <l Ih wcathm* cold.
A ( irHont blue in fair foretold.
A Star of red no change implies.
A blue Star, local atormy nkien
A of black on flag of white.
A Cold wave cefuew in all ite might.”
We take pleasure in calling your
attention to a remedy so long needed
in carrying children safely through
the critic d stage of teething. It is an
incalculable blessing to mother and
child. If you are disturbed at night
with a sick, fretful, teething child, use
Pitts’ Carminative, it will give instant
relief, and regulate the bowels, and
make teething sale and easy. It will
cure Dysentery and Dian'hma. Pitts’
Carminative is an instant relief for
colic of infants. It will promote di
gestion, give tone and energy to the
slomach and bowels. The sick, puny,
suffering child will soon become the
fat and frolicing joy of the z household. ,
It is very pleasant to the taste and
only costs 25 cents [ irt bottle. Sold
For sale at Jlpfllday’s Drug Store
Harlem, by W. J. Heggie, of
- -jfT—- 1
/ Special Notice.
\LL parties indebted to me for medica
_ service are r(M|ueet/d to come forward
and wettlc at once, eitheiW not® or the raeh
or they will find their amountsiuan attorney'•
jan! 1 \-J Sindeks, M. D. 1
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