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VOLUME II....N0. 337.1
CHARLESTON. S. O., MONDAY, JUNE 35, 1866.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
Important from France.
WASHINGTON, Juno -l. - -A lettor from a dlatlugulshod
?Booroo In P&rlB communicates the subjoined to the
Mexican Legation: "Tho stonra- whloh is about to
leave St. Mezairo for Mexico will coary, I am assurod,
an autograph lettor from NAPOLEON to MAX_I_IAN,
Which dimanas that tho M ox levin custom lionnes shall be
placed under French administration as a guarantee for
the Mexican loan converted Into tbreo per cents; and In
default of tho accoptanco of this proposition by the
Mexican Oovornmont, our troops will bo Immediately
recalled. On tho contrary, If r.u arrangement u effected,
the terms announced for the withdrawal of tho French
troops will bo maintained."
The Canadian Parliament.
OTTAWA, (Can ), Juno 23.-In tho Canadian Parliament
'Mr. GAM. moved lor an indemnl?cailon from the Gov
ernment of the United Slatoa for tho expenses Incurred
during the recent Fenian trouble?. Boveral members of
the Government party advocated the move, when Mr.
OUAMIIKBS, of Brookville, obtained the floor, and spoke
against it He said tbat Canada could not support
troops enough to resist tho Uulled States. A thousand
FenlanB was a very different matter from thlrty-fivo mil
lion- of Americans. He atio called for an Investigation
-Of the conduct of some of the commandera of the Pro
vincial troop? during the troubles, and denounced the
managementof the volunteers as a blunder. Mr. Oiuu
___s was continually interrupted and hist ed, the uproar
becomlog BO great at times as to drown his remarks.
He was roplied to by Mr. DARCY MoGSx, and tho motion
.of Mr. GAU. was adopted.
f WAHUINO TO N, June 33-In the United States Senate a
-Joint Resolution was passed providing for an offlaial
history of the rebellion, and authorising the Secretary
-of War to appoint some competent person to write it,
.at a salary not exceeding twenty-live hundred dollars
Tho Tax Bill was considered, and varions amendmonta
-Offered and adopted.
Senator MOBOA- delivered a eulogy on Mr. Hu_
_._-_-, deceased; after which the Senate adjourned.
In the House Mr. W_U_D_IKE presented a letter from
the Secretary of the Treasury on the subject of the ap
prehended introduction of Rlnderp.it by means of im
portad bones; which was referred to the Committee on
Mr. DAII-INU, of New Fork, and others, addressed the
HouBfl in speeches of condolence on the death of the
Hon. JAS. Hournnnw, of Now York, when the custom
ary resolutions of respect were adopted and the House
then ad j our ard.
WASH-HOT-H, ?lane _L-The record of the investiga
tion of the case of GSOBOE A. ?JAELTON, sp?cial agent
and acting surveyor of ouatoma at MamphLs, who. It la
alleged, lost more than half a million of dollars for the
Oovornment, ia now before the Bank Commltteo with
directions to examine into the wholo subject and re
port at any time.
Sontbern Hotel In New York.
Nsw York, June ...-'ino __-??B. __._. __, .___"-.
bands, and has passed into tbe hands of H____ Baues,
of Eentnoky, and Is to be called the Southern Hotel.
St. Domingo Affairs.
N_w YORK. Jane 23.-The revolution in St. Doming?
__ been successful, and President BA_ has fled to Eu
NEW FOBS, Juno 'JB.-The atoamahlp Flambeau ha
arrivod from Charleston.
-favr York Market.
. NF.W YOU-, June '?a.-Cotton doll; salea SOO bales i
Sterling Exchange 10.
NEW tons, June 23.- Cotton dull at 37 to 40c. Floi
dull. Wheat haa a declining tendency. ?Oom has d
cllned 1 cent; eales 28,000 busbels at 84 to 93 eta, Po
dall; tales at $31 87 to $:)_ 36. Beef steady. Lard du
-tew Orleans Market.
NEW ORI.-ANH, Juno 11.-Cotton nominal, with aa'
Of ISO bales at 36 to 37. Stock 116,000,
Gold 46 Bank Sterling 60. Bxohango on New Yo
NEW ORLEANS, June 23 -Cotton extremely dull, w
sales of 3U0 bales; Low Middling 34 to 36.
Gold 61. Bank Sterling 03. Nsw Fora Exchange
CiNorNMATi, June 20 -Flour unchanged, super:
$9 to $ 9 60; extra $10 26 to 11; family $11 60 to $12
and fancy $12 cu t. $16. Wbeat quiet and stead]
$2 US to $2 40 for . o. 1 red. Corn In good demand
63 to A4 for No. Hi? elevator, sod 76 In baga. Oats fin
at 46 to 60c for NOB. 1 and 2. Bye firm and on chang
Whiskey firm at 26 In bond. Provisions firmer ; _
pork $33 and but lew Bellen ; Balk meata not offei
and accurst? quotations cannot be given; tho same J
be Bald of bacon. No obange la hurd Cotton In mc
tate demand at 86 to 37 for middling; Botter anchan?
-Groceries dull but p ices are not lower. Gold 160.
CreciNUATi, Jnue 21 - Flour and wheat daU. 1
pork la good demand at $33. Whiskey $2 27 In hi
$aM free. Gold 168a.
CmoAOO, June 21.-Flour dulL Wheat duU and
. $o lo wer ?salea at $1 63 to $1 66 for No 1, closing al
inside rate, and1$l 06 to 1112 or No. 2. Oom m
ratoly aotive at 64Xo for No 1, and 61 % to 62o for 1
-Oats quiet and i.nohanged. Whiskey dnU and decl
1 to 2 cents; sales st $ 22 to $2 23. Provlalons
Freights mod?-ratoy active at 13 a to 140 on Corn
10o on oats to Buffalo
Rec-pts-touo bola flour; 968,000 bushels <
100,000 bushel- oats.
Shipments-48-0 nbla flour; 222,000 bnshels i
87,00. busbels oats; 31.000 bushels wheat.
_U_WAO-IK Jui.u 21.-Flour dull and 26o 1
Wheat firm at $1.?.-.. Oats dull and 2c lower. Frc
Receipts-2 COO bb a flour; 63,000 bush ela vi
23,000 bust.ol_ u?tn. Bhlpments-66,000 bushels v
ST. Louis, Juno 2.,-Flour firm and uncha
Wheat dull; low grades easier , will ?mall lota of n
$3 60. Corn dall and nnaiianged. Pork nnohs
bacon advanced, at 22 -nita for . lear aldea.
L-_mu.E June 20.- Leaf tobacco. Sales c
hhilB tv*, st?._j lai.s. Bu eifine floor $8 26; extra)
$11 36. Mixed ourn, In bulk 69, whi'e. 74c. OB
Meal pork fiM 60. Ha. on. ali ii Mors Iflo; olear a c
groceries declined-, prime lard 22c Haw wtalske;
THE Swam or ______ -Tho OharlottesvillB <
de thus R?ts off -< dla.u - at the unanimity with
people exp. oi ita editor t be all thluga to all mot
"Praii-- ii i, i versal p.also-an American edito
pooled to p-alsi* ?-very 8'merse! that ts turned I
cn?, and on?.y sp-cch that ia n ade In a tem]
meeting. If one of > mir ue'?hoors pata np a n
ter to a polillo bulIdi ", ihn .di or is to tell the
to look at that gu ter-w.c tbera ever anob a gn
"If a workman whit-washes somebody's st
aust compare It to the fr?s cl_g of an I allan p?)
a f?rmur borea a h le li? a gate vost and fattens
Wlihaptn, he must dr.dib. it aaa wonderful
asnolng. if _ vi K?_O i.oy rwv" th head of an i
on the bandi? of an o.d um i ralla, his father car
work o? art to tho editor's cloiot, and mildly (
that . UM boy ought to be once-raged.. "
BY YESTERDAY'S MAIL.
DEFARTMENT OF EDIK3ATION.
WASHINGTON, Juno 19.-Mr. Garfield called up tho mo
l?n to ruco ii ?bier the vote by which the lilli to establish
? Department of Education was, ou the 8th of June, re
acted, and ashed unanimous consont to amend tho bill
jy calling a "Bureau of Education," instead of a "De.
tartinent of Educati >n."
Mr. Randall, of Pennsylvania, objected.
Mr. Ancona moved to lay the motion to reconsider on
.he . alilo, and demanded the yeas and nara.
Tbo notion was lost by yeas 37, nays 76.
Mr. Oarbeld moved the previous question on rocon
9idorlng the vote.
Mr. Randall, of Pennsylvania deslrod to havo the bill
recommitted, so that tbe amendment which he bad of.
lered. leaving tho matter to the Secretary of tho Interior,
ulla:lit be reported.
Mr. Oarfleld declined to withdraw the previous ques
tion, because if the bill was recommitted it could not
bo reached again this session; but toe bill could be
amended in tbo 8p.uu.to so as to malta It simply provide
for a Bureau of Education.
Mr. Dawes expressed bis inability to ace how suob a
ohango could affect tbo efQcioaoy of the bill. The ob
?ectiou to it waa on a broader principle. While bo was
in favor of such a measure generally, he could not sup
port this bill. He sugnestod Ita recommittal, with au?
ihority for the committoo to report at any time.
Mr. Card-Id declined to accede to the suggestion, and
expressed the hopo tbut lils political friends would not
be voting with those ou the Democratic side whose in
stincts lud them to vote against tbe bill.
Mr. Johnson and Mr. Randall, of Pennsylvania, de
sired to bo heard, but the demand for tho previous quea
tion prevented them.
The previous question was seconded.
_he vote by which the hill wai rejected waa recon
sidered by j eos 76, nays 49.
The question recurred on the passage of the bul,
whloh was parked by yeaa 80, naya 44.
It provides as follows:
SUCTION 1. That there shall be eatabUahod at the City
of Washington a Department of Education, for the pur
pose of collecting ?such statistics and facta aa shall show
the condition and progresa of education In the a?rerai
States and Territories, and of diffusing auch Informa
tion respecting the organization and management of
schools, the aoheol system and method? of teaching a?
shall aid tho people of the United States in tho establish
ment and maintenance of different aohool syBtems, and
otherwise promote the cauco of education throughout
Seo a. That there ahall be appointed by the Presi
dent, by and with the advice and consent of the Sen ?te,
a Oomxolisioner of i duoation, who ahall be intrusted
with the manage aient of the department herein estab
lished, and who shall receive a salary of ?1,000 per
annum, and who shall have authority to appoint one
chief clerk of his department, who shall receive a aaliry
of 82000 per annum; one olerk who ahall receive a
salary of $1600 per annum, and one clerk wh? shall re
ceive a salary or $1600 per annum, whloh said clerke
shall be subject to tbo appointing and removing power
of the Commissioner of Education.
SEO. 8. That It shall be the duty of the Oommlaaioner
of Education to present annually to Oongresa a report
embodying the resulta of hla Investigations and labors,
together with a atatement of auoh facts and recommen
dations aa will la bia judgment subserve the purpose
for whloh this department ia established, In the firat
report made by the Commissioner of Education, under
this act, there abaU be presented a statement of the
several granta of land made by Oongreas to promote ed
ucation, and the manner in whloh these a?rerai trusta
have been managed, the amount of tanda arising there
from, and t ?e annual proceeds of the same, aa far as the
samo can be determined.
Bao. 4. That the Commissioner of Public? Buildings la
hereby authorized and directed to furnl h proper offices
for the use of the Department herein established.
WASHINGTON, June 30 -Notblng of general Impor
tance waa transacted in the 8 nate. Great part of the
morning waa con turned in comldortcg affaira retatlng
to the City of Washington and the District of Colom
A motion o fix the day of adjournment waa laid on
tbe table, by a vote of 36 against S
?elkte%SV?to"e_?M?ve* .a_.il?; _ffia^fl_& S?
Nothing of general importance transacted In th<
houBu this morning.
Mr. Ingsraoll, of Illinois, asked leave to offer a roso
lui len ealing on the Secretary of State and Postmaster
Obneral for information as to why publie printing io
their Departmenta la given to the Richmond Examiner
Mr. Eldridge, of Wisconsin, objected, and the TOBO
lutlon was not reo.lv? d.
The speaker laid before the House a communicatloi
from th> Secretary of the Treasury in-reply to a resole
tion of tbe House In regard to gold sold since Februar
1, 1866 by whom sold. Aa
Mr. Wilson, of Iowa, offered the following resolutior.
Retailed, That the communication of tbe Secretary <
the Treasury, just announced to the House, be reterre
to the Oommltiee on Banking and Currency, with ii
atructlons to inquire full*? Into all the fact? therein coi
talced ; and that the Committee also inquire ?vht-th?
any gold haa been purcbased (cr the Treasury since th
let day of January, 1866, the amount of Buch purchaai
by whom and of whom made, the amount of premlu:
paid, the compensation allowed the person acting fe
the Oovernmei t; also tbat the ?DommitU-e report ii
date? and aiuouuta of the several sales of gold ma?
rlt since tbe let day of Jan ary, 1886, the names of ti
11 purchasers, the aiuount? purchased by each, the tis
of purr-haso, aud all tb? oircumstances attending ani
pur hases, and arnon Lt paid the agent of the Ireaaur
that the Committee have power to seDd for persona ai
papers, and shall report tun resu ta ol the Inquiry ho:
by directed to tbe House with such recommendatlo
les aa may be dsemed propor for the interests of the O?
rk Tbe resolution waa adopted.
CHARLKSTON AN? CINCINNATI RA?
. ii -
[Front the Cincinnati Daily (Josette, June 20.J .
In compliance with a request, tbo gentlemen aeni
delegates, or a committee, from the Bute of South C
?? ollna, to conter with the merchants of Cincinnati in
* at gard to the project of obtaining direct railroad corni
1 at nloaUons with the South, were received on 'Ohange j
i?_f terday afternoon. They were introduced to a gi
[ess many of our*most influential business men, and ati
.*?? to them, In detail, all mattera pertaining to the i
may _ _
ida- poaed work.
?od; At half past two o'clock tho President of the Oh
ber, THEO. COOK, Esq., called the Chamber to or
ind" and stated in a few words the object of the meet
Mr. COOK then introduced Hen. Qzo. A. TnxMRou
> & Charleston, S. 0., who proceeded to address the i
oflo? chads, substantially aa follows :
?10 1. MB. TBENHOLM'8 SPEECH.
^^ I beg leave, in behalf of the committees whom I
."A the honor of representing, to retara you. Mr. Preali
r **na __d gentlemen of the Chamber of Commerce of Ob
,-__. natl, their sincere thanks for the fa\or of being all?
yxra' to address and conault with you here today. The
"T. loot whlob we present to you for your considers?
-orn? 0_e in which 1 believe we all have a common lnU
and one which the welfare and prosuerlty of the v
t!SL people, almost, I might say, absolutely demands,
iignis - y^-jy (orty years ago, a dl.tingul-hed .\lu_er.
neighboring St?te, a gentleman ol great ?uanda
business capacity, with a keen eye peering lui
future of our great country, told nain South (la.
that Oinotnnatl, then com narau vely a email ;
situated on tbe banks of the ohio, a nver whlob h
dri?d up In Bummer and waa froten over In w
would, at no distant day, bo the Queen Olly and
commercial centre of the West. He told us that I
construction o?a railroad we would bo euaUed to
closer together, lu tho bonds of social, pol?tica
oomnoerctai inUrests, two great cities, Cinolnna
Chai-lesi?n; and in ubedienc?) to these views we ar
to-d.y to see if tb<) bands cannot be drawu close
BO welded together hat tlu?e nor circumstance* c
tercept us from t _. desired ond.
?luce the time I the arrival lu this city of th
gatton, wbom I ?ve the honor to represent, w
asctrtalimd tbat y <m views iii regard to tbe prrv
not exactly harm > lijan wilb thoa, heretofore ontei
by the Commute and had 1 been unaided I ?rou
bava lard before ? u the vi.wo entertained by the
of south ( aro la . A a it la, 1 feel a delicacy in p
in? them to the C amber aa a body, kuowiug thai
nat entirely ayr?-? in our views. ?Nevertheless, b
ktnduisa, I wlU stae briefly the detalla oi the
whloh we weie tent to lay before you.
Our especial aoheme at present is the oonetrui
wb?t la called tbe Blue um go Railroad Uno. Ti
u oommenoea at the town ot Anderson, 8. 0., am
ries the tended to ran through to EnoxvUe, _rnn , i
loggeata will terminate in a ounneoUon with the Knoxv
1 Kentacky liol! :o?d.
les al ;
I art in
Tho length of this road Is 104 miles, ot In round num- ni
Bra, for convenience sake, we will call It 200 miles. T
ho condition of tho route, amount of money aubsoribed H
_d expended, Ac, I will oxplaln to you in a moment, b
he original estimated coat of the railroad waa $7,000 .
)0, or about $37,600 per milo. No other road was ever
uilt across the mountains that cost losa than $00,000 '"
or mile, and having a grado of not loss than 70 foot to
io milo. The Bino Rid. o Road will bave a grado going
sat of 46 feet to thi milo, and ftolug weat of 00 feet,
hese figures aro plain truths, and I address you upon t!
tie subject BB business men, or as ono business man ?
odo.vorlng to make a trade with another. I am neither
politician nor publlo speiiker; I am morely a morell ant,
nd desire to deal wltn you as a body, as 1 would with a
Ingle Individual. It would bo vain, if not wicked, to ox- I
oot of you to do anything contrary to your own interests, a
nd i* would be wrong in you to do that for our welfare
rhtoh, BB business men, would not onhanco, even If it
ra? not detrimental, t. your own. It would bo 1mpu- E
ient in me to ask you to do so, unlois I could show you (
bat you were making a good bargain for yourselves. If
fail In convincing yon of this, then I should expect
ou to dismiss the subject from your minda at once. ."
Tho estimated cost of tho undertaking, as I bavo al- ]
cady said, at tho time tho original surveys wore made, ,
r_ $7,600.000, and the grado will be far less than that
it any other railroad ovor constructed over tho moun
alua. In connection with thin, however, you will natu- <
ally aak, "What have your own pooplo dono to war.i the
urtberanc- of tho object ?" I will tell you in a vory few
Nearly thirty yoars ago, when the population of Oin- ;
?Innatl did not exoeed 26,000 persons, yon bnrnod bon
1res and illuminated houses at the prospect of this rail
road communication being established. I am a director '
)f that same corporation for whom you burned bonflrog
ihirty yoars ago, and am here to talk to you on tbo same
Hibjoot. At that timo the proposod lino was calloj the
Cincinnati, Louisville and Sooth Carolina Railroad, and
your city granted the company a charter. At that time
tho State of South Carolina donated to the object
$1,000,000, and Indorsed the bonds of tho company for
$2,000,000, while the people subscribed $1,600,000 more,
and the work was commenced.
The great financial calamities which befol tho whole
country in 1837-88, however, brought tbe enterprise to
an unexpected end. In 1851 the object waa revived,
and work waa again commenced under the auspices of
tbo same corporation. The States of North Carolina,
Tennessee and Georgia came forward at that time, and
granted charters to the inoorpcratora. Tha people of
those SUtes subscribed $1,800,000. Oharloston donated
another $1,000,000, while private subsorlbera through
tho State came forward with $600,000. This made an
aggregate of nearly $7,600,000, whioh tho people of the
Bouth invested in the enterprise, which would have
been carried through to a suocesafQl end, had it not
been for the financial criais of 1837-38, and other di-l
oultiea which could not be overcome. Notwithstanding
the difficult!- to be enoountcrod at that time, however,
tho company succeeded in constructing thirty-four milos
of the road, including masonry, tunneling, _o. Eighty
per cent of this work haa been done In South Carolina,
fifty per oent in Soorgla, and twenty miles have beon
graded In Tennessee. In doing this woik $3,000,000
There ana now remaining uncompleted 164 miles of
the road, and about $4,500.000 i? now required to finish
the work, and the object of our visit is to solicit yent
aid and co-operation in the matter, so that the groat
trank Une, which will connect the South Atlantto coast
with the Ohio may at no distant day be a fixed fact
Cars are now running over 34 miles of this road. The
Une can be completed, aa I have already said, for
$4,600,000, and WB are willing to sjorifloe a great part of
what haa already been done, if yon will only come for
ward and ?salat na
Eon will ask what Interest Cincinnati haa in this mat
ter. I ?Iii tell you. It l8 necessary for the people of the
North, and those of Iba South, to exohauge commodi
ties. We want your manufactures and producta, while
yon want ours. The people of the South are at present
d?pendent on yon for aus te nance and resuscitation. The
expense of shipping these producta by the present chan
nels la very heavy, and the time occupied In the same is
very lengthy. Hy the construction of the railroad
which we propose, yon will be brought 800 miles noaror
the centre of the Uonth, and the cost ol transportation
will be greatly reduced. All that now s?par?tes you
from that point at present ia 164 miles.
What we propose is this: We have already expended
, $3.000,000, atd we havo 164 ___I"?__,_er"_-wegive
you up -?e-_-.ot wEat wo have expended, you will
make an effort to raise the capital required to comple e
the work. We will, of course,.glve yon undivided con
trol oi thlB great trunk Une.
The speaker then referred at considerable length I c
' tho different harbors, means and way of transportation
" _ c., on the South AtlanUo coast.
In conclusion, Mr. Trenholm requested that th<
* Chamber aopomt a committee to take the whole matta)
* under advisement, and to corr-pond with tbo . in tin
South who are interested in the proposed enterprise
3 Thanking the aoiitlemon present for their attention, t_
ll BDO.kor retired.
* President Cook next into-educed Mr. J. P. Reed, o
. Anderson, 8. _., who, in a few brie! remarks, urge?
lj upon the merchants of OlncinnaU the necessity of conoi
\ men_.ng the under)-king at once.
a Mr. O. M. MoGh6e, President of the Knoxville an
l" Kentucky Railroad, being preseDt, reported on the cor
li ditton of that road, as follows:
Oenllemen: The importance of a direct railroad con
'* muntcaUon between the Ohio River and the Southe
9* tern States, waa flrat brought before the people of m
*? Bute In 1830, and the surveys which proved that sue
an enterprise wa s practicable, were commenced the fe
J6 lowing year. That portion of Tonnessee thronghwhlt
auch road must pass, viz., feast Tennessee, was at tin
10 date thinly populated, and, although our people we
ty, fully aware of the great benefit- which would accrue
thom from the completion of a direct railroad route
y j the Ohio and to the AtlanUo, they did not possess t
means to do more than merely initiate this great undi
re" taking. The road which I represent, sixty four miles
n8 length, extending from Knoxville, Tennessee, to t
>v" State Une or Kentuoky, and crossing the Cumberla
Mountains at Elk or Wheeler's Qap, was not d?finit!
located until 1850, and, In the same year, tbo first twet
mile? were placed under contract. Financial difficult
\_m soon cansen the suspension of tho work, but it waa
Burned in 1-9, and in the fall of I860 the iron was 1
upon the first ten miles of the road, and the grading
the next ten miles nearly completed. From that a
until within the last three months nothing wa? done
ward the completion of the road, but, on tho contra
it suffered much from tho leas of Iron taken by milit
'sr- authority to repair otbor roads, from the bunillij
re- bridges by raiders, and from Utter neglect and wau
uu* The above is a brief history of the part which
res- people of East Tennessee have hitherto taken lu
-t warding this enterprise, and I am now here to ass
you that they have already recommon.-ed ti.o work,
,t*a that they are prepared to do their part la the f utnre.
pro- The Knoxville and Kentucky Railroad Company c
mon?-l repairing their road on tho 1st of last moi
and are pushing forward the work as rapidly as pc
*ua* ble. Iron baa boen purchased to repla-? that taken
der, by the military authorities, and by the middle of i
tag month the first ten miles will aga'n be in running or
B" _ large force la engaged in the repairs of the second
'? OI miles, but the work proceeds slowly on account
nar- very heavy slide in a deep out at the commenoemei
this section. I can, however, promise that by the
of January, 1867, the oars will be running to Oin
on the north alda of OUnoh River, t ive u ty milea I
have Knoxville. The piara for the heavy bridge at
lent, point are already completed, and tbe decision upon
join- bids for the snperatrncturo will be made lmmtdl
>wc_ upon my returning to Knoxville,
aub- Tbe next section of nearly eleven miles In len
on is from Clinton to Ooal Creek, will be located next mi
.rest, a portion of the surveys having boen already made,
rhole soon as these are completed, that aecUon will be p
under contract, and according to the estimste o
i of a engine r in charge, will be completed for tho Iron 1
1 and fall of 1867. The preliminary surveys already :
;o the prove that the portion of the Una between Coal I
.ollna and the Htate Une of Kentucky presents no engine
place, dlfflculUoi of moment, although aomo heavy wi
e said found, which would require about eighteen mont!
lntsr. Us completion. At Coal Creek, howevor, we reach
great bausUble beds of Iron and coal, of excellent qu
>y tbe which will at ones give our road a heavy freight
draw ness, and make it a paying road. - Oar local int?r?t
1 and I not require a further exitnalon of the road, uule
ti and I can make a through o .umciiou ; and unless we ar
e here ot such a connection ho work will bo dono bevon
r, and point, although too liberality and publto spirit
?an in- Legislature of Tennessee haB given ua the mes
will, boa-over, state that the w-rk on the sect!
B dele- tween Ooal < reok and tue State Uno, thlrty-th.ee
e have lu le gth, will be undertaken as ?oon BB W , find t
|ect do can thus make a Northern connection, and that
talued Hev- that we eau reach the ?tate Uno with our <
Id not soon as our friends from tbe North are ready to
people ti?. . _
regen t- I deem It nnneoeeBary to speak of tho work dom
? we d? of Ko.xvUla, upon the Knoxville and Chariest
y your Blue Ridge BaUroad, and of the ?dvf.utagos whl
subject ace. an to your city from the completion or that i
a connection with ?he railroad system of Suutb
si ion of Una As these subjects have boen folly laid oef<
ils road by tbe gentleman from Charleston, I will close
3 la in- marka with the "imple statement of a fact whlcb
?here it bly ia not altogether new to yon, via : that a i
lil? and route to KnoxvUle, tia Danville, Ky., wUl give y<
A shorter route to Georgia and South Carolina
liles than by any exioling railroad or steamboat rout??.
bo dlatance to Lynobburg, Va., will bo reduced 104
liles, and that to Knoxville, Tonn., 302 miles less than
T any existing routo.
At the conclusion of Mr. McCncE'a address tho meet
Tho Southern delegates will be In tho city for a d.iy
r two longer, and will bo pleased to glvo any Informa
on In (heir power regarding tho matter.
DIED, on tho morning of the 10th June, J. 8T. JU
,IEN, only child ol WH. B. and Rosa IZAB? OUERABD,
god eighteen months. ?
DIED, in New York city, on tbo 20th inst, JAMES
IHAPTER CALDWELL, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. W.
O?~'l It? Friends and Acquaintances of t lie
lecesBtd, and of the family, aro invited to attend his
runoral it Nino o' clock Thi* Morning, from the steamer
Sonetea, at North Atlantic Wharf.
The Interment will take place at the burial ground of
Jentral Church, in Arcbdalo street. 1 Juno 2B
?3- Washington 1.It lit Infantry Charlta
DLE ASSOCIATION.-The members of tho Association
ire requested to attend the Funeral of their late com
rade, JAMES SHAPI'ER CALDWELL, from steam??*
Moneka, at North AtlanUc Wharf, Thi* Morning, 25th
Lust., at 9 o'clock precisely.
J. L. HONOUR,
Juno 35 1 Beoretwry.
INSURANCE AND SITINGS COMPANY
8TATRMENT OP THE CONDITION OF THE COM
PANY m ado to the Oomptroller-Ooneralof South Caro
lina, pursuant to the statute of the State:
Of whloh has been paid up.1191,650
Dae by Stockholders. 8,400
NegoUable Notas discounted.$167,101.37
Cash on hand..... 8,990.1*
Dae from Stockholders. 8,460.00
Due for Promiums. 773.17
For losses or other claim?. None
(Signed) B. 0. WHEREY, Ja.,
Richmond, May 21, 1856.
STATE OF VIRGINIA, OIT? OF RICHMOND.
This day, personally appeared before me, a Notary
Pabilo, in and for said City of Richmond, DAVID J.
BURR, Secretary of the Insurance and Savings Com
pany of Virginia, and made oath that the above state,
ment la true and correct. In witness whereof, I have
hereunto aet my hand and national seal, this 21st day
of May, 18(36.
(81gned) EDW. J. WARREN,
FIRS RISES TAREN B - THE ABOVE FIRST-CLASS
OOMPAN? AX ODRRRNT RATES.
June 38 6?""- ?- BEB & co- A8enta
_-" *"-? n?~
The Horrors of Indigestion.
You complain of your stomach, unfortunate ?l ya pop tie
but ought not your stomach to complain of you? Bos
albly the pangs yon endure are simply the stomach'i
method of taking revenge upon you for neglecting an?
abusing it. Perhaps you have never made an effort t<
Improve ita condition, but on the other hand are con
tlnually cramming it with unwholesome and incongru
ous food. Have you ever tried HOBTETTER'S STOW
AOH BITTERS, a proper diet, and regalar meela t Th
Bittora in a week would put your digestive apparat?
in perfeot order, regulate the flow of bile in accordant:
with the laws of health, and produce just BO muc
aperient action as would be necessary for your gool
and when you are once all right, judicious and reguli
dieting, with a Utile of tho Tonic now and then, woul
keep you BO. If you have neglected these moana of cur
don't blame your stomach for its rebelUon. It ia mere
nature's hint that she wants help. If yon neglect it, U
to 1 next thing may be Inflammation, or Sclrrhua Cancer,
yt some other violent and dangerous disease. There
ancha thing as being too tate in these mattors. HC
TETTER'8 BITTERS wUlcure Dyspepsia; but DyBpt
s ia may engender diseases which defy all reatoratlvi
June 25 ?
An experienced Norse and Female Physicui
Pr?sents to the attention of Mothers her
FOB CHILDREN TEETHING,
Whloh greatly faolUUtee the process of Teething
softening the gums, reluolng aU Inflammations,
allay _M_ FAIN and apaamodlo action, and ia
SURE TO REGULATE THE BOWEL!
Depend opon It, mothers, it will give rest to yoursel
Relief and Bealtb to Tour Infai
We have pat np and sold this article for over ti
years, and can say in oon&denoe and truth of it whi
have never been able to say of an other medlo!
NEVER HAH IT FAILED IN A BIrHJLB INSTANC1
EFFECT A ODRE, when timely need. Never di?
know of an ?nstanos of dlaaattsfaotion by any one
used it. On the oonlrary, all are delighted with ita
ratione, and speak in terms of oommendatlon <
magical effeota and medical vlrtacs. We apeak io
matter "vrJiat we do know," after thirty years' i
rience, and PLEDOE OURSELVES FOR THE FOI
MEST OF WHAT WE HERB DECLARE. In al
.very Instance where the infant ia suffering from
and exhaustion, reUef will be found in fifteen or ti
minutes after the ayrup la administered.
Fall directions for using will aooompsny each t
None genuine unless the fat timile of GUUTia b
KINS, New York, is on the ontalde wrapper.
?Sold by au druggists throughout the world. -
Price only SB Canta per Balli?.
For sala by
KING & CASSIDE
Feb-carr .> 8 tt*> '
sarGKNEBAL BTJPEBINTENDENT'B OF
SOUTH 0 AROLIN A RAILROAD-OU ARLES TO*
Juno 11,1866.-Sealed Propcaaia wlU be received
Office, until the 27th iostant, for the crectic
FREIGHT DEPOT at Columbia, a O. The pi*
specifications can be saan at this Office.
B. T. PEA1
June? 14 OenaralSuperintendents. 0.
?-CHARLESTON COMMERCIiLL COLLEOE.
-No. 252 (in tbo bond) King-street, WILLIAM M.
AUTHOR P. LINING, Esq.. will deliver a Lecture
n COMMERCIAL LAW, This Evening, 25th inst., at
alfpast tight o'clock. Admission froo.
KT CONSIGNEES PEB STEAMER E. <J.
LNIGHT from Ualtimoro, are uotl?od that abo is This
>ay discharging cargo on North Atlantic Wharf. All
loods romolnlng on the Wharf at eunsot wiU bo stored
t risk and expenso of owners.
Juno 25 1 W1LLI8 k CHI80LM. Agents.
?y DUrCHER'S LIGHTNING FLY-KILLER
?lakos quick work with flies, and if commenced early,
[cops tho house clear all the sommer.
Look o at for Imitations. Qot DUTCHEB'B only.
June 25 lmo
?Sr HYGIENIC WINE-THE GREAT IM
PORTED TONIC_It is uttorly different from alcoholic*
;rashy bittern. It was endorsed by flfty-Bix members of
.ho American Medical Association, with their signature*,
?altimore, May 1,1880. All physicians who examinait
unhosltatlngly approve It. It la tho BEfeT TONIC FOB
LADIES known. Samplo coses sont on receipt of $16.
LAMDERT & RAMPING, Importers,
NOB. 31 and 33 Broadway, New York.
MUBO AT PERLE-finest Table Wine.
N. B.-Samples sont to physicians, with formula, free
of charge._BHgOggj June 25
?-SEA ISLAND SHIRTS.-A FIRST CLASS
YOEE 8BIRT, for gentlomon for $3 each. Win fit any
weU formed man perfoctly. Made in tho best manner from
the excollent cottons of the ARKWRIGHT MILLB and lin
ons of FENNELL & SOM, BKU-ABT, IIIEI.AND. Those su
perb shirts vrUl be sent to any point in the South where
there is an Express Office for $3B per dozen-the pay
collected on delivery.
AU Linen SHIRTS, $3 T6.
3 and 4 ply Linen Collars, $2 per dozen.
India Oauze Underclothing, at $1 21 each.
And a general assortment of Gentlemen's Gooda at
similar price.. Address ordora to
P. F. SMITH k FOWLER,
June 28 wfmlmo 8 Park Row, New York.
j?-NOTICE TO DEALERS IN SPIRITUOUS
LIQUORS.-CITY HALL, OFFICE CLERE OF COUN
CIL, July l8. IMG.-Applications for LICENSE TO RE
TAIL SPIRITUOUS LIQUORS, to take date from July,
1866, wiU bo received at this Office, commencing on
Wednetdo.v, 30th inst. AppUcante wlU be roqulred to
mention the place where he, she or they intend to carry
on auch licensed trade, and accompanying the applica
tion, BO far aa respects Tavern Licenses, with a certifi
cate recommended by six freeholders living in the Im
mediate neighborhood of the applicant, as to good re
pute for honesty and sobriety. W. H. SMITH,
Juno 20 10 Clerk of Council,
09- NOTICE TO HOLDERS OF PAST DUB
BONDS AND COUPONS OF THE SOUTH CAROLINA
AUDITOR'S OFFIOE, BO. OA. RAILROAD SO, 1
CB-B-XflTON, JUME 7,l8??. J
The attaniio- of pirtlea Interested is Invited to the
folio wing resolution of tho "Executive Committee of the
Board of Directors."
Coupons of irria Company, including the July, I860,
Coupons, axe requested to moke Matemente ol the stat-*
and leave them at the < fflce of tho Auditor, on or before
the first July next, with a view to the preparation of the
new Bouda or exchange. If preferred, parties may de
liver their old Bends and Coupons, and take tho Audi
tor's receipt and obligation to give new Bonds sa seen
as piepaiec, aay to the lat Angu.t next"
June 7 J. R EMERY, Auditor.
DECEIVED SOLDIERS OF SOUTH 0?ARO
L1NA.-COLUMBIA, 8. 0., MAY 36. 186?.-With th?
partial resumption of mail faculties, I again, under ap
pointment of the Legisla'ore, request the names of al
who died in f?rrico of disease, from accident or
wonnas, or who fell in battle. Give the name infuH,
Diilrict, rank, company, regiment, and arm of tervioe,
date and caute of death, and where he died, and age.
The Re nord cannot be completed without the assist
ance of aU who take an interest in this memoriaL Ea
psclaUy to our returned soldiers do I now make this
appeal. If it be bat a single name you can furnish,
aeud it to me at once. WM. J. RIVERS,
State Agent for Recording, Aa
la Jane 22
?3- UNITED STATES INTERNAL REVENUE,
A88EB80B'_ OFFILE, 2D COLL. DIST.. 8. O. NO. 48
BROADBTREET, CHARLESTON. JUNE 21BT, 186?.
Notice la hereby given that the annual lists containing
the AasessmentB made and taken within the Olty and
District of Charleston for the year 1865, will remain open
for examination at this office for and duving the space
of ten daya (Sondays exrepted), from and after tbo lat
day of July, proximo; and that during said ten days,
appeals will be reoelved and determined relative to any
assessments claimed to be erroneous contained in said
All appeals aa aforesaid should bo made in writing,
specifying the nature and amount of error oomplalned
of. O. J. HASOAIX,
Jans 22 fmth3 Assessor.
<ar THE STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA
CHARLESTON DISTRICT.-GEORGE HUNEKHN, ?ha
le in the oustody of the Sheriff of Charleston District, fay
virtue of two Writs of Copiai ad Respondendum from the
Court of Common Pleas, for Charleston District, at tbe
suits of RIOHARD A. HOWES and MORARD A.
HOW ES b COMPANY, having, in order that he may ob
tain hie discharge from oonfiniment under the Acts of
the General Assembly, commonly called the Frisca
Bounds Acts, rendered on oath a schedule of his whole
Estate and Effects, or of so much thereof a? ill pay and
a&tlafy the sum really due on the action o? whloh be ia
confined: public notice is hereby given, that uniese
satisfactory cause to the contrary be shown to the Clerk
of the Court aforesaid, for this District, in the Caurfc
House of tbla Dlatriot, on Tuesday, the Srd day of Jilly,
at 11 o'ciock in the forenoon, the property mentioned
in the aohedale aforesaid will be assigned to the
RIOBABD A. Bowan and Rio__n? A. BOWKS li Coan?,
and the said OKOBOK HUKIUN Uberatod accordingly !
the acts aforeaaid.
Office of ommon Pleas, Charleston Dlatriot, 23d da
of June, 186?. J? W. BROWNFIBLD,
June 23 3 O.O.B.bO. P.
m et a
MUTUAL .?I- COMPANY
TDI8 COMPANY HAVING BEEN PUT IN P08S
BION of tholr office, No 90 BROAD STREBT,
now prepared to MOE POLICIES ON BUILDIS
ROARD OF DIRKOTORS.
WILLIAM M. MARTIN. Pr?sident.
nCQli n. BANK-?, 1 FIlfe-DKBluK RIO II
WM. O. BAH, HENRY BUIST.
AROB'D B. JOHNSTON, I J. REID BOYI.fiTOM,
CHAR? V. CHAMBERLAIN,! JOHN B. LAFICTR.
June? . wli-9 Becrttary and