Directory for the City of Augusta, and Business Advertiser for 1859 (Google eBook)

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R.A. Watkins, 1859 - Augusta (Ga.) - 178 pages
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Page 92 - The subscriber respectfully informs his friends and the Public, that he has lately removed his SCHOOL, for its better accommodation to the settlement of McNeil, and "Westall in Gulph Prairie.
Page 30 - present the indiscreet observance of public worship," as having held the peaceably minded in terror of divine vengeance. In 1790, " the number of negroes calling themselves parsons, going about the country," is presented as a nuisance. The same jury recommend the imposition of a fine "upon all persons erecting wooden chimneys in Augusta.
Page 114 - Machines have more than sustained my expectations. After trying and returning others, I have three of them in operation In my different places, and, after four years' trial, have no fault to find."— JH HAMMOND, Senator of South Carolina.
Page 29 - The members of the first council were George Walker, James Pearre, Robert Creswell, Andrew Innis, Isaac Herbert, and William Longstreet. Immediately after their election, they met '• at the house of Mr. Durkee," aud chose Thomas Camming, unanimously, as Intendant.
Page 114 - Machine, for family sewing, — ^ "' — ar±_J__ ~ for the following reasons : 1st. It Is more simple and easily kept in order than any other Machine. 2d. It makes a seam which will not rip or ravel, though every third stitch be cut.
Page 29 - present as a grievance the want of a house of worship in the town of Augusta, and other places in the country.
Page 54 - They are warranted in every respect, and are offered at low prices for cash or city acceptances. Also, ou hand a fine stock of Carhart £ Needham's and Prince's MELG' DEONS, VIOLINS, GUITARS, FLUTES, CLARIONETS, ACCORDEONS, BANJOES, STRINGS, and all sorts of Musical Merchandise.
Page 33 - Ids for boards ; bt for between ; cor for corner ; opp for opposite ; e for east ; w for west ; n for north ; s...
Page 54 - Where can always be found a splendid assortment of PIANO FORTES of 6, 6J, 64-, 6f and 7 octaves, from the celebrated manufactories of A. H GALE & CO, BACON & RAVEN, and F. HAZLETON & CO., New York' for all of whom they arc the SOLE AGENTS.
Page 159 - ... .We invite our friends, and the public generally, to call and examine our stock, and judge for themselves. ,6©" All kinds of Furniture manufactured to order.

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