YELLOW FEVER NOTES. (cont.)
MRS. HARTMAN and MR. & MRS. SINGLETON
died of fever in
The deaths in CHATTANOOGA Tuesday are as follows:
C H GLEDHILL, a well known news agent,
JOHN SCHOOLER, W J EWING, B KAUFFMAN and SLLIE HALL, white, and JAS. MITCHELL,
colored.The deaths yesterday were Mrs. OSWALD DEITZ, E LaGRASS,
white, ALICE TAYLOR
,colored,. Ten new cases reported amoung them policeman FARMER's daughter
and ANNIE BEAN. Dr's FRAER and BAXTER reported as recovering.
Col. JOHN BROWNLOW, of Knoxville, has lost two children within
the past week from diptheria. It seems
as if it is spreading
all over East Tennessee.
Reports from diffrent parts of this
county say it has a deep hold in the country.
Our fellow townsman Mr. MIKE CULLINY lost
a child last week
from diptheria. There have been no other
deaths in town since
then from that disease that we have heard
From Knoxville Chronicle we learn of the
maggiage last week
of Mr. T C HOLLOWAY , conductor on the
E T, Va & Ga Railway,
to Miss FLORANCE KELLER, near Greeneville.
Memorial for CRAIGMILES
Tomorrow is memorial services at St. Lukes Church- it being
the anniversary of the death of NINA CRAIGMILES,
seven years ago. The public generally are
invited to attend.
OCTOBER 24,1878 WEEKLY HERALD
Thursday October 17,  Dr. ANDERSON to Miss LUCY LEGG -
of this county.
October 22, by Rev. J H KEITH - Rev.
JOSEPH E REYNOLDS
to Miss ALICE PICKENS.
We are pained to note th fact that Recorder
W T MONGER, of
was taken down with yellow fever last Friday. His
case is reported as hopeless. Mr. MONGER
has stood by his post
like a hero during the epdemic and it would
be a sever loss
in case he should die.Mayor CARLISLE is reported
yesterday as being down. He has "stood
the storm like a brave
man, but the fever pays no respect to no
one" The death rate
there during the past week has adveraged
4 per day, while new
cases adverage 10 per day. Refugees are
advised not to return,
as it is thought nothing but a freeze will
end the scourage.
OCTOBER 31, 1878 WEEKLY HERALD
Mr. ARTHUR TRAYNOR and family have returned
where they have been for the past two months
on a visit.
Saturday - October 26,  Mrs. MARY
HALL. aged 62 years
- two miles north of Cleveland.
Sunday, October 27,  Mrs. CHARLOTTE STARRETT , aged about
60 years, ten miles east of Cleveland.
Amoung the many deaths at Chattanooga since last reported, was
that of W T MONGER, which occured on Friday
last. Mr. MONGER
was serving his second term as city recorder,
and stood firmly
by his post of duty during the epdemic
till last it struck him
down. Mr. MONGER was well known in this
community - having went
to school here five months to Prof. BLUNT
- He was a promising
young man - with extra ability - and was
highly esteemed by
all that knew him. He was only 29 years
of age at his death.
The Chattanooga Commercial says of him:
is with great sorrow we announce the death of this young
man, which took place Friday night at 7:oo
O'clock from yellow
fever. Mr. MONGER, when he was between
14 -15 years of age
enlisted in the 3rd Tennessee calvary, and served with credit
during the war. He came to this place in
1872 and commenced
in the study of law under Judge TREWHITT,
was in due time
admitted to the bar, and practiced his
profession untill his
death. He was once appointed a cadet at
West Point., but
preferred his profession. He was twice
Republcian canidate for
representatives from Hamilton county, and was twice elected
city recorder. We extend our sympathies
to his sorrow stricken
family and friends.
Mrs. MARTHA TUCKER late of this place but
more recently of
died near Greeneville Friday last of yellow fever.
She refugeed from Chattanooga about two weeks ago with her
A colored man by the name of FRANK HAMILITON
was arrested Friday
and bound over to Court on a charge of
stealing the Leather
Belting from woods pump factory, to half
sole his shoe with.
October 29, by Rev. A F SHANNON -
Mr. THOMAS HINCH to
Miss MAGGIE KELLY, all of this county.
NOVEMBER 7,1878 WEEKLY HERALD
Near Ooltewah, James county, October 25,
Mrs. NANCY A
McDONALD, aged 76 years
JACK STRALEY, one of the oldest colored
men in Cleveland, died
Sunday last. JACK had been on the decline
several months. [Nov.
Two of the oldest citizens of this county
died near Polk county
line last Sunday. One was Mr. SNIDER, aged
83 years, and the
other a Mr. STALCUP, aged 108 years. Mr.
STALCUP said he never
had been sick a day in his life untill
last Sunday. when he
at the residence of the bride's father,
Wm. LEE, Oct. 31,1878,
by Rev. A F SHANNON - JAMES P WOLF to Miss
MARY A LEE, all of
NOVEMBER 14,1878 WEEKLY HERALD
STEVE GRIFFEY, for outraging a little girl,
is sentenced to
be hanged at Newport, Cocke county, to-morrow week. An effort
is being made to secure a reprive from
NOVEMBER 28,1878 WEEKLY HERALD
By virtue of an execution issued from the
Circut Court of Bradley
county, Tennessee, in the case of L D CAMPBELL, adm., vs SAMUEL
H DAY, I will on the 21st day of December
1878, at the court
house door in Cleveland, Tenn. sell to the higest bidder for
cash in hand the following described land
480 acres situated in the 7th civil district
of Bradley county,
bounded on the north by N HAYES, east by
T L BATES, south by
G W NORVELL, and west by R T PARKS, being
of said SAMUEL H DAY in above description
lands, of which his
father ISSAC DAY died, seized and possessed
of. This Nov. 21,1878
GR HAYES, Sheriff
Bound for Kansas
Capt. TONKIN and family, Dr. AUBRIGHT and
family, T B MOSLEY
and J N KETCHERAID, of Ducktown, accompained
by W H TONKIN,
of the city, left on Saturday night for
Kansas, which State
they expect to make thier future home.
STEPHEN GRIFFEY, the raper, was hung at
according to programe. He aknowledged his
DECEMBER 5,1878 WEEKLY HERALD
November 28,1878, of whooping cough - WALTER,
infant son of
W W & L E STEVENSON, aged 2 months
and 21 days.
Died at the residence of her father, on
the 29th day of November,
1878 - Mrs. L J BUSH, daughter of JOHN
and MINERVA BANKS, in
the 18th year of her age.
December 12,1878 WEEKLY HERALD
State of Tennessee James county vs J A GUTHRIE and wife, E R
GUTHRIE vs G A McKINZIE and Others.
Bill collections for CHARLES McKINZIE,
GRISELDA McKINZIE, JOSEPH McKINZIE and heirs of MARGARET NOLIN, dec'd. Come
foward to pay.
Chancery Court of James county Tennessee,
W F MATHEWS vs MATILDA MATHEWS I will
on Monday, January 6,1879, expose to sale to the higest bidder at public outer
at the court house door in
Ooltewah, following described land. ect...
Sold subject to the
widows MATILDA MATHEWS dower of 131 acres
in said lands, it
being all the land of which HARLIN MATHEWS
died, seized and
possessed. Issued November 25,1878.
Chauncery Court Cleveland Tenn.
in cause of T L CATE vs H B
will sell valuable Store House all brick ect...
case of L D CAMPBELL, adm. vs SAMUEL H
DAY highest bidder cash
in hand at the court house door in Cleveland ect... being the
undividedintrest of said SAMUEL H DAY in
above described lands
of which his father ISAAC DAY died, seized
and possessed of.
Internal Revenue Notice
Ducktown, Notice given to all parties claiming
described property which was seized, to
come foward within thirty
days to show cause ect... 10-12 gallons
of brandy, 3 kegs, 3
mules, 1 three horse wagon and harness,
one ax, and one jug.
property of JOHN FREISHER.
JANUARY 2,1879 WEEKLY HERALD
By Rev. S W TINDELL December 23,
- Mr. W F BRIGGS of Savou
to Miss BETTIE L CARSON of this city.
By Rev. S H HENRY December 11,1878 - Mr.
BEN D LEONARD to Miss THUSEY H HAMBRIGHT, all of this county.
By Rev. S H HENRY December 12,1878 - Mr.
HUGH HANNAH to Miss
SALLIE JONES , all of this county.
By Rev, J H KEITH December 24,1878 - Mr.
JOSEPH ONELL to Miss
ADELIA McNELLY, all of this county.
By Rev. G W SIMPSON December 24,1878 -
Mr. C F THOMPSON of
SC to Miss MOLLIE WHITMAN of this city.
A seriou affair occoured here week before
last which resulted
in JEFF MONTGOMERY shooting and wounding
JO HASKINS. Comment
notnessary at present.
JANUARY 9,1879 WEEKLY HERALD
Election of City Officers
J C TIPTON 174
F E HARDWICK
T I GAUNT 135
C L STEVENSON 52
W L SHARP 72
J S ROBERTSON 65
M S SLAUGHTER 168
D B O'NEIL 153
W S ALEXANDER 112
A P MAPLES 122
M WOLF 47
H HIX 41
2nd ward S H DAY
3rd ward C E BARTLETT
4th ward A Y COFFMAN
5th ward T L CATE
6th ward JOS. M BRISTOL
Circut Court met in this place Monday, Hon. D C TREWHITT
presiding. The following are the cases
disposed of up to the
time of press:
WM. SEIGER , a&b, nolle on cost [asult
J W PUGH , a&b , not guilty
HENRY JOHNSTON, c p , fine $10 & cost
[carrying a pistol]
HENRY BOYD, a&b, not guilty
ANDREW HARVEY, c p,fine $10 & cost
A J PHILLIPS, nolle on cost.
FRANK JULIAN, d p w , not guilty
DAVE RYMER, lewdness, nolle on cost
H WHITMIRE, lewdness, not guilty
ELIZABETH HUGES, keeping house of ill fame,
nolle on cost.
ROBERT LEA & wife, keeping house of
ill fame , mistrial.
JNO CAROUTH, unlawful retailing, fined
$50 and cost.
CHRISTOPHER GRAVES, lewdness, not gulity.
J L MISER, forfeiture, nolle on cost.
JULIA HAMILTON, a&b, fined $5 and cost.
W S TIPTON, senior editor of this paper,
left on Mpnday evening
for a trip to Texas and other western states. We hope them feet
of his will hold out to return.
Our young friend MACK SMITHERTON met with
a painful, but not
seriouse accident, last Saturday while
coupling cars, in which
his hand was mashed.
JOS. H BRISTOL, colored, was elected alderman
from the 6th ward,
Saturday, by 8 majority over J T CATE.
Bristol is the FIRST
colored man ever elected to office in Cleveland. He is an
intelligent young fellow, and is not inferior
to some of the
white members of the board.
December 19,1878 - Mr. W BENDER, of Knoxville, to Miss LIZZIE
MORGAN, of this city.
JANUARY 16,1879 WEEKLY HERALD
BOB HANCOCK, COLORED, for forgery, was
sentenced to three years
imprisionment in the penitentiary by the
circut court last week.
ROBERT has been fishing for penitentiary
honors for some time.
Also FRANK HAMILTON, COLORED, was sentenced
for one year.
CHILD BURNED TO DEATH
Knoxville Chronicle, we understand a little
daughter, 12 or
13 years of age, of Mr. WM. IVIUS. residing
in Blount county,
near the mouth of the Little River, approached
too near the
fire last Tuesday, when her clothing caught
by the flames, and
before they could be extinguished she was
so badly burned that
she died of the effects next morning. The
parents were almost
crazed with grief at the terrible accident
and the sad fate
of the little one.
Mr. J P LONGLEY formerly of Louisville, Ky, has leased the
House at Cleveland.
January 1,1879, by Rev. A CAMPBELL at Brittsville,
_ Mr. W H McANDREWS to Miss JOANNA A GAMBEL.
The Cherokee Herald, at Murphy, NC is being
run by our young
friend BILLY McNEELEY, late of this place.
It is very neatly
We understand Capt. BLUNT, who has been
teaching the agricultral
school at Mouse Creek, is comming back
to Cleveland to live.
In the case of HENRY JOSEPH vs the E T
V & G Railroad, in the
circut court last week, the plaintiff obtained
a judgment against
the railroad for $75.75.
JANUARY 23,1879 WEEKLY HERALD
AD. WILSON, one of HUT. AMARINE's accomplices
in the killing
of officer JOHN COOPER last summer, in
a whiskey raid in Blount
county, was sentenced to imprisonment in
the penitentiary for
22 years by Federal Court at Knoxville last Monday.
CHARLES OSCAR, son of W E RUCKER, of this
county, at the age
of 6 years and 3 months, on the 16th inst.,
of diptheria. This
is the third child Mr. RUCKER has lost
during the past three
months from that terrible disease.
In this place on the 23rd inst. [January
23,1879] Mrs. LAMIRA
YARNELL, at the age of about 60 years.
JANUARY 30,1879 WEEKLY HERALD
JAMES SANDERS, a bound boy, has left me
without any provocation
on my part, and I will not be responcible
any of his acts or
contracts as he has forfieted the contract
that I made with
the court when he was bound to me. This
January 24th 1879