Wm. Kerr's horse won the saddle horse race on Tuesday.
The killing of Col. JOHN HOUSE and son at Franklin, Tenn, by the city
marshal and recorder, was a cowardly affair. The murderers should be speedily brought to justice. Because a man has a little one horse office
is no reason he should murder good citizens, because he has a little spite them. The Nashville
American of the 22nd gives a full account of the bloody affair.
NOVEMBER 4,1875 CLEVELAND HERALD
The president of the United States
has named Thursday, November the 25th as the National Thanks Giving day.
NOVEMBER 11,1875 CLEVELAND HERALD
Mr. G. C. Newell, who has been on a visit among his relatives in Pennsylvania, has returned home.
BERRY MORE, on the 1st day of this month [November,1875] at his residence near White
Oak Mountain. Aged 93 years.
On October 31,1875, at the residence of Dr. Aubright in Ducktown, Tenn, by Rev. J.H. McGriff - Mr. JASPER PASSMORE to Miss AMANDA
Mr. JOE CALLAWAY found his cow in the woods- dead with her hind quarters
gone. Some one being out of meat had killed her for beef.
Mrs. BARRETT, wife of S.S.BARRETT at Charleston,
died Sunday November 7th,1875. Mrs. B. had been sick for some time. We did not learn her age.
Maj. S. HAMBRIGHT has been searched. His baggage consisted of a box of paper collars and
a five shooter (Colt's). What a reproof of Democracy. Nothing more or less. And HAM is a revenue collector.
NOVEMBER 18,1875 CLEVELAND HERALD
At the residence of Mr. COOKSIE - By Rev. W A Rogers-- Mr. JOSEPH H. HARDWICK,
of this city to Miss COOKIE A. HARRIS, of Whitefield County, GA, on Tuesday, November 16th, 1875. May Jo and his
young bride see the millennium. May they never grow old and ugly, and cross; but live a thousand years, and be
as happy as a big Sun Flower, that nods and bends in the breeze.
Mr. ISAAC R. LEA, aged 50 years, died at his home near McDonald's Station,
in this county on November 13,1875.
On the 11th inst.[November,1875] by Eld. James Johnston--Mr. JOHN A. BURNS of Hamilton county to Miss CHARLOTTE ELIZABETH HEADRICK of Bradley county.
NOVEMBER 25,1875 CLEVELAND HERALD
CARROLL TIBBS has sold his mills in Polk
County and moved his store back to Cleveland.
On the 18th inst. by J.A. Lacey Esq. Mr. AKALLUS MORRISON to Miss MARY E. SMITH all of
this county [November,1875]
It was reported in town Tuesday morning that Mr. H.JORY, of Ducktown was lying very low
with paralysis and not expected to recover. Ducktown could not lose a better man than Mr. JORY.
Since this writing the above we learn that Mr. JORY is dead, and was buried yesterday.
He leaves many friends to mourn his loss.
DECEMBER 2,1875 CLEVELAND HERALD
Mrs. MARY HAYS, widow of the late JOHN F. HAYS, of this county, died at
her home on Saturday last at the age of 77 years. Mrs. HAYS, we understand, has been a member of the Cumberland
Presbyterian Church for thirty years or more.
DECEMBER 17,1875 CLEVELAND HERALD
Mrs. BARNETT, wife of JAMES BARNETT, east of Cleveland,
aged about fifty years.
W W BLACK, on Chatta,at Mr. ISHAM JULIAN'S, aged 23 years.
Also an infant of Mr. ROBERT LONG of this place on the 2nd.
Mr. JOHN TRAYNOR is having his store painted and cleaned up generally inside. John is
a tasty fellow and promises to keep one of the nicest stores in the south.
DECEMBER 24,1875 CLEVELAND HERALD
TAX COLLECTION SALES
By virtue of the power and authority vested in me as tax collector of Bradley County. I will on the first Monday
of January 1876, offer for sale the following described tracts of land, town lots and parts of town lots. The same having
been assessed for taxes for the year 1874, which taxes are due and remain unpaid together with penalties and cost, to-wit:
160 ac DAVID TEAUGE 1874 Value $225. fees $5.27
164 ac CYNTHIA MARSH Value $680. fees $9.06
120 ac SAMUEL HYDEN Value $400. fees $6.57
160 ac J W MILLARD Value $$1,190. fees
5 ac H.
$170. fees $4.60
80 ac ROBERT MURPHY Value
$350. fees $7.96
Town lot 6th ward
G T WASAM
Value $127. fees $5,97
Town lot 3rd ward - situated
on Ocoee St.The other in ward 5 fronting on Church St.
J S OSMENT
Value $680. fees $ 9.06
Towne lot Fronting on
A M ROGERS Value
$ 500. fees $9.25
Towne lot -3ac- 1st ward:
SYDNEY HENDERSON Value $5,250. fees $51.03
230 ac W H HOSKINS Value
$650. fees $8.75
140 ac THOMAS RAMS Value
$700. fees $9.24
1/4 ac NEWTON
$ 50. fees $ 5.23
1/6 ac JACK SMITH 1873 & 4 Value
$ 75 fees $ 7.53
80 ac E H SEHRIMSHER Value $ 170. fees $4.49
DIST 1 :
126 ac S M ROYSTON Value $510. fees $7.53
DIST 2 :
200 ac GREEN'S HEIRS Value $340. fees $6.02
DIST 7 :
350 ac D M NELSON Value 5,320. fees $50.47
DIST 3 :
100 ac JAMES WHITON
Jr. Value n/a
240 ac A B BLANKENSHIP Value n/a
This 6th day of December 1875. DANIEL McDOWELL Tax Collector
At the residence of the bride- Mr. JOHN J HANNAH to Miss MATILLDA L TRAYNOR,
December 21, 1875, by Rev. J S Porter.
J W & T D STEED have moved their Photography Gallery up stairs in CALLAWAY
& STEED's new building, and are prepared to do all kinds of work in good style.
Mr. LUKE HARLE has finished his new house, and now has one of the nicest dwellings in Cleveland. He is also having a new fence
built in front which aides very much with the appearance. Messrs. ROGERS
& SLAUGHTER are the builders.
JANUARY 21,1876 CLEVELAND HERALD
Miss MAGGIE DAVIS , daughter of JEFF DAVIS, celebrated the New Year by getting married.
She hitched to J A HAYES, Cashier of the State National Bank, in Memphis.
Rev. BALLEW, of Indiana,
to Miss HETTIE COWAN, daughter of W B COWAN, of this county.
JANUARY 28,1876 CLEVELAND HERALD
Mr. P H LOWE has been appointed Deputy U S Marshall. At this place.
FEBRUARY 4,1876 CLEVELAND HERALD
At Boliver, Tenn.
January 26th, 1876 - Rev. C. M. GRAY of this city to Miss CLARA POLK of the former place. Mr. GRAY and bride arrived
here on Friday last. We congratulation Mr. G on getting hooked to a fine looking woman.
Mr. J FRANK LEEPER, aged 24 years and 6 months, died at his home in this place Wednesday
night last at 10:30 o'clock, of consumption. Frank was liked by all that knew him. He leaves
a wife and mother and many friends to mourn his untimely end.