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Description: Ex.-Gov. Watts Announces Candidacy;
Newspaper published in: Hartselle, AL
Source: Madison Co. Library, Huntsville, AL
Page/Column: Page 2, Column 3; Page 3, Column 7
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Ex-Gov. Thos. H. Watts of Montgomery has announced himself as a candidate for the United States Senate to succeed Senator Pugh. Gov. Thos. Seay is also a candidate. The fight promises to be a warm one.
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Montgomery Received the First New Bale To-day
Montgomery, Ala., Aug. 2.—The first bale of Alabama cotton, from the plantation of Peyton R. Hall of Montgomery county, was sold to-day at 21 1-2 cents. It classed strict middling, and was purchased by the new Alabama Warehouse.