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41 ~~To the Peopi,,,0" ofoeh.Carolhna,
E, -ft fc W Vs
Pecing to leavethe S:atC, in a few days,
.fothn uncertain pe,iod, I cannot do so without
'empressing to -my fellow-citizens mytrofomUA
-senssef the honor pAid to -me 4y the vote gien
tne in the fccent election for Governor. - In
t-turning my thians i-then foi the late sponta
neous,and exraordinary ianifesEtit3n of their
-kindness, it is due to them' tAIt I shotid state
- the reasons .hievh induced me to decline to -be a
-candiate.. In thi first place, the Convention-,
which.gave the eltetiou ofGovernor to the peo
'pte, had, with. singular unanimity-though not in
th.eir public capacn.y-requested,the distinguishied
- eatleman who has been . ceeted to becomne a
-candidate for the office. This he consented to
-do, though, doubtless, at great personal itcon1ve
dienceo, and a hrvy sacrifice of his private miter
ests. Unier thsc eireumst-- , I was unwill
i6g to do a'nytbing that might cause a political
contest ht the State. I thought that .no good
couild arise at homia from suh a contest, whilst
-it mi-hr do us injinite mischief abroad., The
president of the UnNd StIates had.exhibited riot
only a strong disposition to protect the South
froin the radicalism of the North, but to re-instate
hs in our civil and political rights. I feared that
* my election-by embarras-,ing him in his labors
and policy-might incidentally do harm to. the
State. S'uperadded to these considerations of a
public character, deterring me frd'n appearing as
a candidate, there were others of a- priwate na
ture no less -trong. My affairs, neglected for
fve years, .imperatively. demand my pernal at
.7 terdon. Had I beIieved that my election as
-Geveruer could really benefit the State, or sub
serve ayiy of her true interests, no sacrifice of a
private nature,.ho'e great, would have detero
red me fron accepting that or an other positio
to-which she might have called me ;,but regard
- g my mominatiM only as a onpliment f on
'wue of my former comrades, I felL at liberty to
- decline,,hough -deeply- sepsible of the -hono.r
paid to me by the nomination, and the manner
i6mldch it was received throughout the State.
These re'asons, which I hope you w1l- understand
ad appreciate, -impelled me to withdraw my
name. Having-givel ie reasons for the course
Spursued, and expressed my -thanks for. your
Ilenerous confidence in me, I-should4perhapz,
here close. But the evidenee you have given of
Your kinduess to, and con-fidenci in, me
v ce as unexpected asjt is gratifying-author
-zes ne, I trust without presumption, to add a
few. words. tcounsel.
- - 1oi yetri past,it has been the 1oast of our
State that there-was but one party within her
4limits. 'Oommeudab4e and vital-as that state of
-irs T;as during the war, it is scarcely, if at-all,
-less sonow. Evory association of the-past, every
-dauty ot the present, every- hope of the future, bid
s still stand.'stoulder to.shoalde&." The * wd
before s den.iads althe patriotisin, all the cour
- age, all 4he endurance of ourwhole peo'lc. Let
o pniparty strife, no minor issues, no petty politics,
iert us from the great and pressing work *of
the ho'. That of reanimting, as.far as- possi-.
ble, oUr prostrate and bleeding State, and rehabi
tating her, as-speedily as maybe, ith theforms,
the rights and the sanctity of government and of
i That barque, which was launched a few years
ago, amid such joyous acclamations which ware
- fr eighted with suhpecoshopes, and which
~~' feted shipwreck. It behooves us, as wise men,
to build of its broken timbers, at best we.mnay' a
rafty henever we mnay@~ope to reaebh a heaven of
rest and safety.
It may -be,-that when the forms of government
-, .~i. . ~.are -restored, and~freedgm'of speech. allowed to
- - us,'your late Convention will - be subjected to
harheicism and its ac~tion impugned. Should
8iMhuez -a-pily, bg-the case, rememiber that you,
- - - -.t'.peo e of Sonttir Caroling accepted this Con
6 -rention- as par.t and parcel of the terms -of your.
a ~rrendTer. ~he-President had no shadow of an-.
thority, I aduit-un'der the Const.itution of the
- United States-to order a Convention in this or
any ot.her State; but, as&a conqueror, he:had the
a righ t te o$dr, ji not to dictate terins. . The termms
- offered by hint you have accepted, and. you are
bournd, b.y every dictate or -honor and of mnanli
- - - - -.ness td abide bBh tem honestly and to keep, in
* good faith, the pledges you have given. I do
-nog myself,' concur fully in all the measures
adopted by-the Convention, but I shall cheerfu!
~- ,.~-* -~ly acquiesce in the action it took to carry out
faithfuily the terms. agseed on, and I willingly ac
cord to it high praise for the manner ini which it
-discharged' its ardugus an4- unwelcomei labors.
-- -.- No similar body ever represented more large
y thangtL did .the.dignity, the learnmog, the virtuel
- snd the patriotism of the State, and I -am sure
that it yas aictuated by pure and -%%h mnouves.
3 Entertining-these views. I think that it is our
- duty to: sustain the action of the Convent-ion in
- .rec.gnising -the- abolition of*slaver-y, to support
the President of the United States, so long as
he manifests a 'disposition -to restore all our rights
- as a soirereign State, and to giv.e td our ne~wly
elected Governor -a cordlal co-ope'ration in his
grave and responsible duties.. Above- all,.let us
stand by our Statd-hersrecord is.honrable:, .her
- - escatcheon untarnished. Here is our -country
the land of our~ bativityt the home of oi- - alTec
- utr. Here all our hopas s t2ld centre ; M~ee
we have weishipped.the God ?our.father%; here,
m~iid,eksered aad blackened ruins, are time spots
* ~ we once-fondly called .our homnes) and here 'we
-" buried the ashes of our kindred. All these -sa
- cred ties bind us to our State and they are in~
tensified by.her suffering anid her desolation.
* d6"And, ag?a elifd, whe segring sounds molest,
tin-gs close and cktser-to the mother's *breast ;*
So A'eloudi torrent and the .whirlwind'sraar -
- - -~- - - Bu. bind us to our native land the more."
-I trut'tthat youm will pardon me for th'us yen
-tmuring' to ~onnsei. you. Believe me, that it is in
-~ - mo psesumptuous feeling that I do so, but .olely
in an honeat, sincers and humnble hope 61 con
- -tributing my mite to the welfare and honor of
?r~. ~ ~ur State. What I have said -has been evok~ed -
- -by your recent manifestations of kindness to rne.
- This I shall cherish as one of the preudest recol
-v.- *s--lections or my life, for it assurez me of your be
- lief that I have t-ried- to do my duty. Itonly. re
~ - * mains for,me, .in bidding you farewell, to say
- -~ - -that whenever the State. needs my services she
-has only to command and I- shall obiey. I am,
- very respectfully and gratefully, your fellow-citi
- - zen, - '-WAD}E HAMPTON.
1'H.l (fHoLiE-A 1:i PARrs-TISIT o'F T*E iEO
--~7~ro Tii HomALs.-The E;mperor paid an unex
pected:risit on. Friday last to-. the Hotel. Dien
- Bs Majesty went through. all uhe wards, in which
he staid an hofri; speaking to all the patients
suffering wiith cholera. His. Majesty~pere:cvcd
with great pieasnmre that- a great number were
onvalescent, and that many beds were _already
aucant, which showed that the .epidemic bad
heased to make progress. Alhhe patients were
-isibly affected by the marks of interest shownm
he ~by their Sovereign The .Enmperor ex
-pressed his satisfaction to-the sisters, thp physi
a4 and atte'ridants. On. his departure His
3 jsty was cheered by a large crowd ' assembled
$ ~he P'lace Notre Dame.-Pri~ Mfoniteur,. .c
The latest sensation in New Yor-k is the wed
din~g tour by balloon which canme off r-ecently
f-rm Professor Lowe's Amphitheatre. The event
zrew together a great crowd of spectators, and
* o:iderable interest-was manifcsted in the de
:-:s by those- present. The original programme
:-performing the nuptial ceremony in mid-air
as'materially modified, -the nmarniage taking
-eiace at the Fifth Avenuo Hotel. befor-e the trip.
. The balloon started about 4 o'clock having on
board, the newly married couple, Professor Lowe,
and a little daughter of the bridegroom. So far
as learned the trip wtas an enjoyable enie. The
names of the bride and br-idegroomu, wvere 3Miss
.- ary West'Jenk-ins, of St. Louis; and Professor
John F. Boynton, of Syracuse.
Whether any kissing was done in the
dohuds, we !re in blissful ignorance, as the ex
i'eriencecd wronant w-ho accotmpained the hap
py couple would not be guilty of so low an
act as to tell tales but of his cloudy school.
In Copain Cgunty, Mississippi, a dimclulty re
centiv occurred between the Simeritr rind the
Froma Washingon.
WASHIN, November T2.--oTp Secreta
ry of State has telegraphed Governor Perry
to continue to act as Governor of South Ca.ro-,
lina until relieved by the President's order.
, le says the President regrets that iieither
the Convention norLegislature has repudiated
thWar.debt, and that South Carolina seeMs
to decNne -the Congressional amendinent to
the Federal Constitution -abolisbing slavery.
Yesterday,.Seward telegraphed Perty, for
ti-President, that the Early adoption of the
amendment was deened peculiarlyinqportant,
and especially desirable with reference to the
gencral situation, of the Union, The -Presi
2ent"s opifion, before expressed, remniris un
To-dgy, members of the late North Caro
ina Convention and other gen4l.emen of that
State, visited the President. Mr. Read, in
bhalf of the Convention, told what was done,
i.>cluding the declaration tirat the secesston
ordinance was nati and void ;slavery prohibi
ted, and the debt centracted in aid of the re
bellion repudiated. The Convenmion ajs
Congre-, to-repeal the test oath, tid it M
thought respectful that this request ,should
pass Lbrough the President',hands, with the
hope that hiOmagnaniuilty would add to it
some'reflections which.would avail wi.h Con
The President, reciprocating -this .oncilia
-tory spirit, said North Carolina had de'ne-meh'
and well, bit someting yet remains -to -be
done to rerIer restoration practicable-name
Iy, tho acceptance of thed'Congressional anti
slavery amendments to the Constitaion,; as
Irticula4iy important to the successful resto-.
.ration so much desired.. This action must d.
pen&unou events, and Holden will sgtin be
instructed to'continue to execute his func
tions as Go-ernor until relieved by orders to
that effect.
The avail4b-e s1rength of the armi exceeds
180,000 men; of which about one half are'ast
of the Mississippi.
The United States Consul stationed at Ha
vana, under date of October 31, informs the,
State Department that the Captain-General of
the Island of Cuba has-tendered to the British
Consul.-General troops and.war vessels to go
.andassist the authorities in Jamaica. The'
war vessels.were accepted, and two 'of tfrem
sailed on the date -of -his despatch from St.
Jago dd Cuba. -
The Consul at Havand encloses f the State
Department a despatch from otir Oonsul at
Kingston, in which he states that his prede
cessor, who has had some [Gur yearSepe
rience with the islanders, expresses fears that
it will require several months to su'ppress the
insurrection effectually. He expresses hope
that an Am6ri,an war steatmer may be at once
despatebed to that port; and states there are
oai the island of Jamaica about 400,000 iribabi
tanfts, of which 10,000 are whites, about 75,
000 mulattoes and the remaidier (.315,00';)
are blacks. The present outbreak evidently
has bein long contemplated, and is intended
to be'a war of extermination by the blacks
aginst the whites, and the great disparity- of~
numbers gives the former.a great advantage;
they have, moreover, chosen a time when
there are but. few English troops at thyat sta
tion,and but one small gn.glish war steamer
-(the Wolveriney at the island..
AUSIOs.SOLbIER To THEB ~r EetE.--A day
on two since, a Confed'erate soldier, recently
discharged from a Nor therni prison, was re
turning~ home to'the far off South, sick, emna
ciatg and almost dead, when, in passmtg tihe
Brodvay Hotel, arn4ndividuai~w ho,.was sit
ting in a chair by the door,- on Broadwa-y, ac-'
cosed hOm with something near the fuooir
language: '"So you got your n~gh t$, did you,
yu d-d cowardly Southern son of a h-hb?"
The pale, battle-scarred veteran turned slow
ly around, wie a cold gleam of lightnring lit
hs dark eye, and said slowly, -"I am noecow
ard, and my poor old, g;-ey-haiTed mioth'er is
a decent woman;i and, "sir, I have seen the
day when you wocid niot dare insult me thusi
'but. 'am now among strangers, sick and, fee
ble; endeavoring to get hometo usy friends
once mzore. The, Government has kindly fur
tised me M-th transporaion for that .pur
pose, andl I do not Lelie(e it or. its soldiers
would thus insult a sick-man."
A Union soidrer passing.. by~ happenedt.
hear the whole affair,- and at the conclusion
of the. poor fellow's words, turn'ed to the
scoundrel sittut~ by the door with,- "You.
ths utrage the feelings of a man-not able
to defend himself against your cowardly as
sauls-you miserable dog-you -sneaking
pppy~ This man has fought me for 'four
yers, while you had not courage enough. in
yout- coward heart to shoulder arms on either
side. No man would use such language to
wrd an in.vali1, if be had ever bden where
ballets whistle. I honor him for his courage,
but despise you for your infernal eowardise
.nd pleanness, and will teach you such a les
SorI as you will not soon foret. ; It was adl
the excited crowd, which,; racted by high
words, had ga.tbered around, could do to keep
the noble fellow from roundly thrashing the
mireant. The Union soldier accompanied
the sick soldier to the boat, as -h6 said, -"to
see no more'insults - should, be given him."
Thi ohei -a~ction deserves couimendation
and reward.
UNrIME9 GA.orArTB.-The Str Louis in
teigecer states that a few nighjs .ince, af
ter the family of a Mr. F'itch,-residing in the
city, had retired to rest, a fellow named Rich
ard Smith,having by:msome mieans got into
the house, entered the- apartment of a~ young
lady,.aind rifled the drawers of a bureau of i.s
contents, consisting of some thirty -dollars' in
moey, a gold chain and other arfieles of je'
ery Thus far the operation was exceeding
ly commonplace ; 'out not content with his
acpuiton of valuables,, the impudent rascal
could not -think of parting with their lair
owner w ithout le-aving her some token 'of his
n~octai-nat visit. So stepping up .to the bed
where she la.y, enfolded in the arms of Mor
pheus, he imprinted da Ter ruby lips one
parting kiss. Whether it wasthe report that
triust have necessarily followed one of the
right sort, or something else that awakened
her, we do net learn ; but ere the sentimental
chap could beat a retreat, the fair hand of tihe
damsel was found ra-ppiitng the skirts-of his
coat, while the voice call -ondly for help.
The house was soon aroo , and Smith ar
rested and con signed' to the calaboc'se, to re
pent at leisure.
The cold weather has popped the New
York world into its winter garments. The
ladie ar e donning their furs arid changing
their fall "streins"~for cloth and- velvet bhon
nets. The latter are elaborately sprirnkled
over with spangles, gift ornaments &c., It is
quite the.fashion, now for-the young ladies to
wear stuffed birds on their hats. I saw one
the other day ornamnented by a bird with a
red head, yellow breast andl biue wings, which
was so fixed as to convey the idea that it was
about to rise and fly away with the hat,
wvearer and all. Ther-e is no telling to what
extremes onir dear dependencies will go. I
read in the fashionable organs that the latest
invention for the ladies is a - "palpitating bo
son," which is set in motion byt a concealed
spring, when'~an'extra display of "emotion" is
C1 f-ef Justice Dukin
In the reorgaration of our Cou&he Legis
lature has, by a -unaniidus vote, cal this dis
tinguished citizei- to the Chief of th . Judiciary.
He wreceedsL the position made vc.cant by thc
deatkof 11. John J3elton 'Nealf, one of the
purest of' men, and-he most learned "Common
Law Lawyer" of &'state. Sr. Dunkin's labors
1br near thirty years on the Chancery Bench
have pee.- marked by an ardantlte'of hi!ro
fession-a profound knowledge of the law,- a
prom.pt aid f-ithful discharge of hi labdrious
duties, and y an urbanity of temper and a grade
ful courtesy which,. while' thetriumph of truth
was secured; made the diities of the Solicitor i
"pleasativ_labor." 'To the younger roinbetf -0
the -profession be was pectliarly kil' and en
couraging-none ever wer& permitted to fail be
fore him through eilbarrassments, and the aid
was rendered .with that kindness a,4 elegance
which we alw4s ascribe to the Carolina gentle
man of the "old school."
- We hazard nothing in the assertion'that -tle
entire Bar of South Carolina will. most heartilv
endorse this se-eetion for the mestimportsaRt ol
all its State offices-lor in reposing such cg
dence in him the Sta '1as but -lone 'honot tc
I he -HRM $enjamin Fanuil Dunkir. was born
in the city of Philadelphia, and was graduated at
Cambridge Cy!fge in the year 1 11. le soon
n'ter removed to the .cit'f Charlestoa and m.de
South Carolina his home. In the war of 1812.l6
was aa officer 'in a iegiment from this city
Deeply imbued with a love of his profession i
ecognie an4-observed the exaeting. and exclu
sive requirenents 6f, his chosen vocation!, znd
sought rewards and honors only,from- the htndl
of ehis "jealout mistress."
While representing this District in the lowe
branch of the Legislature he was chosen-Speakei
of the House of Repiesentdtives, and was in th<
vear 1837 transferred to the Cbancer4j_Bench
and has Since that time ben7engagea in the er
'etise"of judicial functions. He l"as er't 'eeog
I tiedi devotion-to teState as a high duty anli
the-islreu prifilege. Her dlstiny has been his
Ihis career comineiced among a race of mer
whose naneg.are.now "l4usehold words" aut
I whose like we will not see again. Hi4reputatioi
was made among -sach compeers as PETIGRU
Gaim.- and CiEvFS; HAYNE, LEGARE and UcN
and being abnost-the last survivor of these- lega
girnts; -the Ioliestrniine or the State hasn
fallcn on'his shoulers, and'we feel as eatisfie(
of Oe general satiwzction with which his ap
. pointment will be received as we do of the puA
ty and distinguished ability with whiqh its dutie
and labors will ba dischar;ed. Dis appointmeu
is a matter of earncst congratulation to -th en
tire State.
. ladrrodiope.'e .
The duba brings dates frin Qieeistdwn io th
29th uit.
The Tinfes ccepts the feconstirt'ed .Cabiute
as a .necessity. , It acknowledges that Earl kus
sell hV, some genius and a deal of political expe
rience, Taut iegrets thatit shld be necessary t<
reur'to a politician over seventy-years old. Th<
.7hmes would rather hare another Frenier, br
iscontent to admit f-or the tUne tha,t he be chases
foni the Commons; especialfy WheM ge an
hae Eeesgpeers. The 2iues cannot look uipoi
the arrangnent as long-Iived-... The state -want
new blrood.
r?he Star says: .We reabut to have a, Cabi
net; the leadin~g member of which is pledged b;
precedent and the one great piarp6se of his whol
life to reform.
The Adnzetisir thinks R~ussell's ministry ma;
be suffered to exist, and that wil be all, until th
meeting of Parliament.
The Baily Neres, in a friendly article, point
out the diffcuhties of the position, and says if th
ministry is onee more to lay elaim .to a definit
polidr,'the cabinet must spek with the' sense c
having the support of:the country, and it is hr
possible to do this effectuali-y unless a propa
deranee of ministerial inftuence lies in the repre
mutative chiamtber.- Ntwi-thst.ainding -difIficult ans
delicate points, the position of the Govergmen
in the liouseo-f Commons is far too insatisfactor:
to afford their con,sideratio'ubeidig indeinitel.
postponed. -
*The departure of the Court of'Compe!gne Wa
postponed. .The Enperor and Empress -had de
termined not to lea've Paris until aftershe entir
disappearance of th; cholera. -
The Emperor visited tiro milita.ry hospitals, oj
the 26th.
T*e.Paris papers were enthmusiastle about th,
visit of the empress to the hospitals, and he
personal kindness to the patients. . .
The~ Patrie says the sanitary condition of Parn
was much improved the last few days.
. The Empress ha.d addressed'a private letterco
con doleiet'o Lady Palmerston.
The PaHs .pourse Un the 27 th 'heavy ;renite
closed at 65f. 954.
Two GoyERN4oRs.-Eofo out exchanges, w
learn of a most' extraordinary Gtibernatoria
muddle in Mississippi. The people of tha
Staterecently.adopted a Consti.t.ution, which'
among other things, provided for the electioi
of Governor. As soon as the Convention ad
j~urned, an election was ordered by,the Proc
visional Governor4 and a Constitutional Gover
nor was elected, General Huinphreys provini
Ithe successrul egndide.te. --Sis ineligibilit;
was once rem.overkby a pardon 'from Washing
ton, ad he entered some wreeks ago upon th
duties of his ofBice. The Legislature of Miss
issippi, in-the .nieantime, elected the -late Prc
visional Governor-to the Senate of the Unityt
States, and. - e Sharkey retijred temporaril:
to private li en. -
Buddenzly; flidwe;' Mr. Seward order
Jude Sharlkey to continue to perform his'du
ties as Provisional Governor, but There is ni
proclmationi of the intention of the_ Govern
ment.to disblace General Humphreys. Missis
i pi is, therefore, well supplied with the-ar
telc of-Governors at this 'time. As. the reln
ions between' the- constit0tional and Pceovis
ional-ornors are of the most friendly char
acer,- they 1Milf, in the disclarge 6fthei
duties, probably "ride and tire," Hornishrey
taking the reins one dlay, and $bbarkg tb
ret. 'The Romnin Tritavirate- trie the
plan, but itWork d_bndl.
* HAT Is.SALERATUS ?-Woed -ts btnt t
ashes, ashes. are llivated, - eg i the resfilt
Ley is evapoVlited by boiin,b1uck salts .i
the-residuni. The salt undergoes purincatioi
by fire, anrd the potash of commerce is ob
taed. By another process we change pot
ash iioto pearlash. Now put these in sack:
and -oace them -over .th distillery wash-tub
where 'the fermentation enivolves <:arbonia
acid ; the product being beavier,. wMziter ans
drier thani the pearissh. It i's now' saleratus
How muchi safts of ley and carbonic acid
human stomnach can bear and remain healthy
is a question for a saleratus eater. - Some peo
pie say' saleratus 3:i11 not harm the stoem
'ach.. IAis aley - , .
GLxcRNE.-A bottle of this should be
kept in every family. It is a clear, colorlest
svru-sweet, and forms the main principk
i~n fats. it has no smell if pure, hence is no
disagreeable. For -chapped hands or feet it is
excellnt, pireventing the air fronm reaching
the skin, and hence keeping it moist, the
tret property of a cure in such cases. -It is
perhaps, the best hair oil in the worl.d, ani
never takes any taint (heat -not decomposing il
sav at SQ0. deg.)' Besides it' keeps the hai
moist,as it has the merit of not being drie(
by the air,-but on the contrary draw. mois
-ucfo h toper.Te tmks.
st ure,f dtheabm o osh r Thit hair. It
asoeehe-pure,-dualedoici forthe cohair.ts
ilspepicipy alyer niedcin for'arcoplints,
Thspeialo ave e. o fen drkosi .th
-,- - -. Lr.. fl. =. -- ~..
Those who 1 an9knowing at
.. 4 -
" We would inform those in need that we
bav l*te!y printed ak large number oftlanks, qf
the following caracter-mortgage Real Estate
and conveyances of Real Es.tate, which can now
be supplied in a'ny quantities.
The Funded Debt of lktth Carolina
Ao'cunts to t8,668,280 ; 0,200,000 of which
wis created since 186M.
- "No Smoking."
The_4iy tathers of'Charleston have passed an
ordinance prohibiting smokinein the sireets A'
that city. Te penalty-$3 for each offence.
Religious Service
May be expected in .Aveleigh (Presbyterian)
Churk, .bv l'v. e.. A. Mkkler, nett SaiibM6,
26th instant, at .1 oel6ck, A..M.
Ccl. R. W. Ciatr, o Waihanlra, die#, after
short illness, in that place,,xecently of.typ!mid
pnewmonia. -The deceaseI was a nadve f NeW
Serry disi
Cougrossional Election. -
. .To-day, the -22d, is the day appointed for the
election. Managers are reqqired -to 'preserve
ballots and forwaad the same--with statenent of
vote-to7 he Provisiohal Govrnor.
The Piposed Amene
To-the r-ederal Constitution, prohibiting slavery
and involuntary servitude in the Uniteo S&tes,
ias been adopted by our Legislature. President
Johnston and Mr. Seward insiA also that the
public dbt contracted to aid us in the elate strug.
gle-must be repddiated.;
Zlue.Ridge Rqilroad.
I The schedule-of tire Blue Ridgelailroad,,says
the Conrie r, is as follows:
Leave Walhalla on Tuesdays, Thursdays ahd
Saturdays, at I o'clck, A., M.; And leave Ander
son same days, on arrival -t- the train trem Bel
Northern Elections.
The Oections in the difTerent State0.held. QR
Tuesday Nov. 7th, have--resulted in a genert
tiiumph-of the Aboition party. bi New York
partiularly the resug is. decidedly a0vere to the
t deimocrdtib ticket. New York city -fails. to- rll
p her usual majority, and the result is that- the
ltate i? estimatedto be anast 300W f& it
SRep'ublican Abolition ticeget.
Iroih Garolina Elictiona
Worth is certainly elected Gloveoi- over liA
Sden, by a matjority rif froip flie.to ten thousand.
S'lknner, member of the late Confederate Con
gress, has been eled&ed to the Uniteil St~ates Con
Sgress .fr6ii the Raleigh istft
.Cake who cannot take the otth, has- been
elected over Lehnian, who.can take the oith, in
athe Newbern District.
It is said that not more than two of,the canii
da tes for Congress, in the St-atd of North Car oIiIa
Scan, if elected, take the prescribed oath..
Cotton, i ltest date s had Eeeiued Th the Liv
-erpool market'1d., tiot closing '*ith 'n iip*ard
S-tendency. The market became dull utider the
Persia~s adviece fremn the Uie ttt
.. T he .quotations. are ii r Orlezus 22F] + mid
~dlT~n Mobile and Texas 20td.;. fair uplands 22jd
iddlirig- uplands 2(0ld. The sales to-dayv
s(Friday-) were.l0,000 bales-thie "market closing
steady, with' a b>etter feeling. T'he stof..is-esti
mated at 823.000 bales, of w'hicih 64,0%. ugre
American. . United Staites five-tv weties 63}635.
NEW Tf, Noem is 18.cLiven bas .ade
elinn,tnec,adi 2c. per pounda ower~.
rSatles 800 bal'es, at 5@51..
The bate Hon. Thomas J. Withers. ,
. e have-just received the sadintelligende of
fthe 4ecease of the Hon. T. J. WmIRusi, one -of
the Supreme Judges of The State #f Soutth Caro
Slina. One of the brightest intellects of the Corn
monv.ea' th has thu.s.passed from timue to eterni
ty Feeble as has been his health for some ge
rio~ it'was hoped that he would yet.be preser
tved for many years to the. State and .country.
Eventa have ordered otherwise. His example adt
memnory-tiil yet remain. *
-By his death another vacancy has beei occa
sioned on the Bench, and -another taa J'ude
Swill have to bie elected by the Legislature.
1?~a Accde.
eWe r@fet to learn that a most mneIahoL.y ac.
e ident occurred near Hope Statin, last' d'uesdai
night,.by-which four -persaos were killed, and
others-severely wounded., The hack conveying
pasengerS to dolnnibia fell into a deep rdinue
Sabount 11 o'clock, instantly killing Rev. Dr. Cohen,
of Greerivile,;Mrs:-Van Winkle and-an another
Slady.- The former lady, Mrs. Van Winkle was- A
refugee from Chyleston, and on h&rfeigi1home.
The~ latter lady wa.s a governess en route' to- Ba
vannab, whose. name we could not leairn. They
were all fronLGreenvillo. -A negro womnafr was
-also killed. The ba:k turned over ag feEl. witb
r -rushing weightcupon the unfor&unate debessed,
grind killing, in its fall, two of-the ules attachEd.
It is -with pleasure that we bail it~ advent la
eur sanctum1 this miorning,4f etr old MLenI thie
~ outh Carolinian. Afteranany vicissitu~des and
iunense losses,during the lf&er-days oLtie Con
federacy, the CaroHnisa1eab d to appear ber
-fore its manfriiders with -a brigh1t and smiling
fac. IL is now published.in Charlestoc, under
Sthb fosteripg care -of Messrs. DeFontaine, Gilmnore
Simmns and .Timnrod. We wish it abundant suco,ess.
jThe fir8t number of the Abbeville Banner. lieq
before us. .It is the same good looking sheet it
used to be- in the "long ago." It is i'evivecd by
Messrs. Othran & Crews, editor andi publisher.
Long may the- Banner- wive !
The Laurensville Herald, after at lapse' of five
years, comnes out in handsome form, under the
auspices of Messrs. McGowan and Ball as Editors
and T. B. Ci-ews, publisher. None of the . pre
vious attachees of the Herald are sew alive. Its
late proprietor, the lamented, gentle Hollingt
worth, and his.emrployees, Wmn. F. Jennerett,
3Wesley Manro,. Jas. McClunney and little- Joeo
West all found soldier's graves t A&h I- the "dmrk
and bloody days tliat have gone *ailing behind
fhe veil of.the pas!" But joyous and genial be
the conveise of the Hleraldfwith its many friendg,
and readete
The pide --of 'Mtith Cafolini Dank Bills in
ic,hmondl a?e: as follows: Bank -of Camden,
25c.. Charleston, 18c., Chester, 20.; Georgetown,
18c.; Hamnburo 206.; Newberry, 25c.; South
Crolintm iSe.; '~i ate of SciuthCarohina, 20; Corn
HmaE PGpAL CoftENTIo.-This6 bo
a juied,ou urday, the 24th ont a
si eenteen days..'The New Y
in speakiig f te PrAiedings of theoretea&n
-- The Con vent6ls,.d sZ dicule and
w,rk todo, b iJ 'duio it'to sa
ititroughly .l d lL*' It. bad' 4:
Church temporarily sAlred 'by the convulsions
of a greatzivil war. e stumbing- bods w
that endi r Sot miay perhaps bWt they were
formidable. One by one, .however, these were
re4ioved, and at the close of:th'er labors, cergy
and l'ity klikeh4d the satisfaction of belbldi7
tb.e "unity of t aith" preserved as it shouldI*
"the bond of peae " Soie few, -doubdess, go
away disappointed at te6 result-ae Tow ho
sought to distract the counsels o the Conven
tion, by transferIng to it the ,discussion of politi
cal and .seclar questions, more af,prQpri&t' to
Congres;Iot.tiro party' d ~ 1 7~
al- Lesgue'. Clubs, lthSan to the deliberations.
of a church whic1r-prepao-m to live up to'he dc
trines of IIir* whose kiagdom was .not of this
world. But while these laraent, *tKr 'eja will
're oice that at least 'te of our great ei -ot
ganizations his outlived -the storms of ivil war,
and swut i iefoth*irorld to-&ay "steOnger
Than ever in the a*ctions set 6alf of all who
Iave the tause of rehigion at heart, but of ill who
-de6ire to see ov polWieA U*@n consolidated
and fortified, Jo the lieartsan( onscienoes o1
theope. A churci tat has thist ici ice
kgalstfi n6 entons devics o'ftie wio out
sid -f ier c=mmuion, would dragher down Ito
the mire of partia politics, or indentify her with
the tran.sienttuwporal- intereits of the pas
day, or circumscribe that - field' of her -spt
labors wi h-should be as broad as ibe unijrse
itself, by mere i4 of- latftude and longitude
we sayj a h9rch Like-this m*st g o powts e4ug
and to proper-'-wWe other' ga .h*a t ita
have yielded to the tew r, must p = t pal
ty of their weaknessa,floss of inuence, powr
and position. Phe; unhappily,.haveonforea
thempelves to the 1fashion bf the ridtthe
fashion that -passeth away .
The action ifthe Covedtion, woeferencet
the Southet'40iceses,dhs been so kind bnid en
ciliatory throughour; that it~can hardly be qoes
tioned Jhat when' the .e 'delegate frov that
section return d make their report, the neces
qry fornialtWre mkd - the re-ul4n Aawa i
complete will'be immediately entered Qpov, A
this may be dne eithegat the -one P cal T
Moble nexf month, or otherwise, as the BishopS
themselves ay *ie.
WorH KNoz-,r The fdos n6 f11 n
Treasury Department,-touchaing upon &all)
portant point, asould be. know and remembered
am on&busiesa men generally
6WMImNGTON, O,-L, 2? 1865.
"S.: In ieplyo Your letterof. the Jth Ia
stant,rhat if a note securedby mortgage ts a
.gotiabe, and the two instrumets are trnferred
03 mere endiersemint of the note no g
rtpired. See-section IO; t enIe laW. -
"if th'e-exteniion of.thedimne Wbr the. payment:
of'a. zoe is necdi wtaing, ito additiomtstuL
on eitheR. insCramient is necessary. if, howereI
a note is renewed by giving a-uew note, .1 -
gge is nat suije4te a .fmirabh tamp duty.e If
the 'time ofpgaymuent is.extended by'fta 'of a
writtetn sjteenna\' staup istdet i*d' ap.
pro rat the agreemet Yr.ep )y,
"Deput Coaud sioner."
Xr. Foote of~ the~ latw Ceeerateo dpggusj
was recently admitted to.the bar as coiq leiy
the Supreme Court of tie Unis :lres, and I0
the path to support the Constifution oflhefalte
States andtirasRts;t MNew-Tort;btaA
tening attentively soeemt eith of aItegisCeerdSe
glared that his bo'nrdectiorn with the.lame Confed
racy rendered it inpossibo fon hjm.p stggity
and conseouenily heeu* d
Jf fourten cats with sixteen'idp- atch-4
teen rats with forty*zvo. legt' wJade Tirm
wilh twi tong;res is afying3-Jiek Robio
many leg~s siist eight rta ytan get .
from (ho;'Qe'numiber of cat in. two miaut e
due allowanqp being made ?or&re an
Quite a number of murders habeeenoomitI
ted in Nashvilleirecentlyand thdy baseAe.d to
Ithe startli4gdiscovery ofaa lake ce ddnjQh
acres Alfd1 very deepi direptly i'nder dlty- of
Wasliile: - -- -
-It is' ascertimnedr.tt their are dir.e'tes
undtipthe city, -eenu'ie by tblegs, b. rgIie
nd counterfeiters. e eave tfla Mireh oan
iS gang infested. -TWh entrance -t'-the -iha.s
s at the foot of Summer*esetn ~il ook~ -ikg
'fisurette rock. ~ -,
1The-Yeoian Congress recendly isesso ii
hadelpla, adopted a Cobt~itiong daffte
a r .ogion 9f the Irish F~'~ol.4hi
W OMahony was declar'ed o Jon and enthimi
sti', cheEs the nuanimous -coc of .theJalng.
house for dei4nf thelfedau an erwood
.s k.Wellsthe paniisef' e ju
* oorhees; for Lieutenant-Goiernoe haardaied
Sthe city by overwhelming inajorities. -
The Democratde onressmen-a ere~ 4%
large majority, TeIgias tlykent r
*hikeinLi elburd is e
distance a man .an walk after i be
liquor iaRed "a ige leg"Its adt.UbEI
dilted~ alcobbl; s niteitbo
ad willugvsie a .'r*mat s. tan#l lia
drej yarsfrom the dernijold
Thaenians avre~
Kose~of e*& 1. ss~~
?he'tlntted"Statea: ft i4s~ * h
bo6 at E4gig by iv
The United isates 'Q4ncrundi
w- vessela d'4ppon4 stad.k.-Xs
1&nianism in aadao armiaun euxie
sything to:do-witK ti Or itlmin a a Iaoe
of the ultimatum irith. agianiL
T1gslabYfCoba hvt e.
Cgoes;peattle, etc., swept oE
Tht City gf Mexico was visited by -a deluge of
ranwhich -tiled tim -streets, and eatered the
houses. Disasters resulted.'
The African Colonization Society arc sending.
large number's of freedmen to the RpubUca of
A corps ofDe ops are to be raised at
Brusels to seve -the Emperor laximilan
inexico. '
- Cot; Northrog has bued i-eleased from Castle
The impression prevails that President Davis.
will be..xpatriated.
-St R~osston & Co's., Circus Comp ny are
givinfxhibitions in Charleston.
The Due West Telescope -Whob .sesumed. - It
tis the organ oQhe Assdeate flefdrmed Church.
Prsideizt Joiusdi recommends the first' Tues
Aaofeeembee a national thanksgiding.
GeneralS iWde Haatpton and I.LU B e
Mar been pardoned.
It.is said that General Sickles will shorly,
supersede Generg1 Gilimore in -coinnud in
South Carolina. -
An-artless womai only needss "ho" toA
conre nt aZ hats one.pbD~d W
STeconvrte nt a erop t e onelretee
grw~nthe niW tts
grownin eIEK~ tas.Ne RhntdMns
ut a' WbI)
Ig a '1isterious a s
fears were much exei
nd vhat fter net
frightened sh'ok;
on our*reviblinglwr
getting the upper hard
the knees, uiren
aed i
thought of
tad 8AmiL
S;hf itt an t B
that 1iC
-n wjo
hfiote nfed
stock eU
in a fresbir suplj
terefoie attCedI
must. be sonathiag ese, niye 61
partner" is tb embrkjig en nW41#pibI6
l1ich iannot %o- done wteiiW" "ready;" i
so, 'twill be ? pity toIt ai'~.*ente, ad
we recommend aliberal contribudeoa towards shi,
consumiion damn udrai~. dbI
(Monday) about "jorUttia mue", sayl ic, '
,t1-ira ie8Istef
with orelves, ukdJ whoi haog
fvrnishe Wy. he"atohe eo
e uld~ no-lk to,taeo a
tastyfaenih.i coifci1(,
Wmte w'dhnot enk~dow daees l~bziJe
-ast la.;.nlight,i mia -
from the a !~lI~iadoww dales e
our *t ~ w~'~I

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