Newspaper Page Text
VOLUME IT....N0. 993.1
CHARLESTON. S. C, THURSDAY. JULY 26, 1866.
PRICF Five oj^ntt-h.
a ? a
"Washington, July 25.?Tho Sonate last night
passed tho appropriation of $1,500,000 for tho re
pair of tho Mim-isuippi lov?es.
The proposition to tack tho Equalized Bounty
Bill to tho Civil Appropriation Bill was defeated.
In the Senate, E. 8. Ross, tho successor of
LANE, was qualified as 8onator from Kansas. Fow
ler, of Tonnosaeo, was sworn in. Tho committee
have not reported on tho credentials of Patter
son, from tho samo State. Tho Senate agreed to
adjourn on Saturday. Tho Houso subsequently
Tho President lias si nod the bill restoring
the grade of Gonornl in tho United States Army,
and nominate-d General Grant for tho same. Ho
also nominated Vico Admiral Farraout as Ad
miral under the rccout law. Thoao nominations,
and A. W. Randall as Postmaslor-Gonoral, were
Tho Houso, on motion of Mr. Stevens, allowed
the Tennessee members to re?oive pay from tho
commencement of tho session. The amendatory
National Currency Bill was postponed until tho
next suasion. Stevens preBontod a serios of reso
lutions, profeBaedly for restoriug tho Southern
Stdtotj to the Union, which were laid over until to
**morrow. Banks, from the Committee, on Foreign
Affairs, reported a bill recommending a modifica
tion of the noutrality laws, ropealing the moat
< atringont provisions of the Act of 1818, and modi
fying tho penalties prescribed for its violation.
It also provides that the law shall not bo con
-atruod so as to prohibit the sale of vessels, ships,
or steamers, or material or munitions of war, the
growth or product of this country, to the Govern
ment or people of any country not at war with tho
United States. It was postponed until to-morrow.
An aot was passed amendatory of tho aot of 1789,
-establishing Judicial Courts. The amendment
provides that the aot of habeas corpus alt&ll not
-apply to the caso of any person who is, or may be,
?held in the custody of the military authorities of
-the United States charged with any military
offences, or with having aided or abetted robol
<lion against the United States prior to the pas
sago of tho aot.
A bill was reported to restore tho possession of
lands confiscated by the authority of the States
.lately in rebellion. It makes it the duty of the
President or commanding officer of the military
-foroea within the particular State or District, on the
complaint of tho person dispossessed of property
for adherence to the Union, to restore him pos
session of the same. T_umbu_l denounced the
'bill as giving to the military officers the power to
decide tho legal question as to the title to real
- estate. His motion to lay the bill on the table
was rejected, and tho bill was paBSod.
The Senate confirmed G. B. Wellmien Collector
-of Customs at Beaufort, S. O.; T. J. Meade Col
lector of Customs at Natchez, Miss.; W. T. WIL
LIAMS Appraier- of Morchaudlao tat Savannah, _.
H. V. Martin Attorney of tho Southern Diatriot of
Alabama; Jas. E. Stewart Attorney of the North
ern District of MiBsissippi; G. B. Williams Com
.missioner of tUo Land Office.
Arrival of the Quaker City.
New Yonn. July 25.?The steamship Quaker
City lias arrived at this port from Charleston, and
tho Louisa Moore from Beaufort, S.* O.
New York, July 25.?The cholera is decreasing
-under tho influence of favorable weather.
Tho Convention In Georgia,.
Augusta, July 25.?Tho _th District Convention
assembled in Macon to-day, and elected A. H.
Stephens, H. V. Jounbon, A. H. Chappell and D.
A. Walker delegates at large to the Philadelphia
-Convention, in which choice the other Districts
-aro requested to concur.
New York Market.
" New York, July 25?12 il.?Cotton steady at 36
to 38. Gold 50J.
Cotton dull ; sales 800 bales at 36 to 38. Flour
-firm for low grades ; other descriptions lower ;
'Bouthorn, $9.50 to $15.76. Wheat declined 2 to 3
-cents. Corn steady at 81 to 85. Mobs Pork un
changed ; sales 6500 barrels. Sugar quiet ; sales
400 hhds. Muscovado at 11 to 11? ; 1*100 hhds. of
Havana at 10j to 11}. Turpentine firm at 70 to
'72. Rosin firm. Wool quiet ; Toxas 23 ; Georgia
_25. Gold 50.
Mobile, July 25.?Cotton sales to-day 200 bales.
Sew Orlf an? Market. ?Sic.
New Orleans, July 25.?Cotton easier and un
-changed. Salos 381 bales. Gold -18.-J. New York
Exchange J discount to par.
The Southern Pacific Railroad is completed to
Webpin?) and Wailino.?Ono? of the most
melancholy things we ever hoard, was the
declaration of a Radical momber from Now York
at one of the caucueoi. of tho brethren in Wash
ington, that in his Stato there was a licensed
-"hoad butcnor" abroad, with the mandate of the
President in his pocket, to striko off the heads of
Radical offi.;o holders. The poor man mado tho
statoment with tears in his eyes. It is enough to
melt tho heart of a rock. Wonder if it's poBsiblp
that Johnson contemplates the enormity of Ailing,
the posts nnder his Administration with friends
instead of enemies? Wo have heard before, that
it is his intention that n no but conservative mon
shall hold office, but it seemed too horrible for
boliof. Does not the country belong to the Radi
cals, and all that it contains? What right has
any man who supports the Union and the Consti
tution to an office ? Well may the New York dele
gate weep, and all tho Radical office-holders, if
they have tears, prepare to shod them now.
? * ? '
Gen. Clady, Deputy Quartermaster-General in
Tennessee, has cuma into open oollision with the
civil auihoritied of the Stato. Damages having
boon rocovored against him for tho rent of a house
at Memphis, occupied by him during a portion of
the war, ho reeistod tho prooees of oollcotion, and
ordered his guard to pnt the Sheriff off the premi
hos. An order being issued for his arrest, he
eluded the officer and his posse and eaooped from
I?_XV YORK LETTER.
[FROM O?n OWN OORnESPONDENT.]
New York, July 21.?The papora hero teem
with detailed accounts of Qonoral Sherman's
rapid movomonts and bad speeches. It ap
pears that tho Qoneral is ondoavoring to mako
as many silly Bpocches as ho can in tho
shortest spaco of timo; if this bo his inten
tion, ho will no doubt bo ominontly successful.
It would not bo a bad idoa for tho groat incondia
ry to mako a tour of tho country with a panorama
of I ho burning, of Columbia, wbich bo could idus
trato in tho most approvod stylo, charging fifty
cents admission, and ?ending complimentary tick
ets to tho citizens of Columbia iu gonoral, and
Wade Hampton in particular.
A most mysterious affair has just como to light?
or rathor has but partly como to light?which
would furnish abundant material for such a talc
of horror as nono but a Foe (I mean H. Fob)
could do juslioo to. A man named Patrick
O'Brien?whoso name suggests Fenian parent
age?armod himself, yesterday, with a spade and
started to dig a well in the middle of a large lot
on Hamilton avenue. After a few digs, noting
that bi? Bpado struck againBt a hard substance,
whereupon he went to work more vigorously that
he might "the mystery exploro;" having explored
which, a grim and ghastly skeloton stood confess
ed. On examination, it proves to be a lady Bkol
oton, and is supposed to havo once encased the
unhappy soul of ono Mrs. Hates, who disappeared
most mysteriously from hor residence, about ton
yoars ago, and was supposed to have been mur
dered by her bosom's lord There are, howover,
a thousand and ono epocnlations in regard to tho
affair; but, as the skeleton has no speculation in
the eyes that it does glare with, or rathor the oyc
lesB sockote that it does not glare with, althongh
it wan found in a well, tho majority of the conjec
tures may not prove to be well founded.
A German gentleman, who had grown tired of
bearing tho ills that flesh is heir to, attempted
yesterday to blow out Lia brains with a revolver,
and suiting the word to the aotion and the aotion
to the word, he pnt the pistol to his cheek and
palled trigger ; the result was that he disfigured
himself by tearing off his oheek, but hie brains
still remained in statu quo. Nevertheless was
Death, grim monster, moroiful to him a ainuer,
and, at a late hour last night, took him from this
world of sorrow. Cause?domeBtio unhappinoss.
An important case has just been decided in tho
Superior Court, Justice MoCunn, presiding. Hon.
Benjamin Wood brought an aotion against the
Mayor, Corporation, _c, to recover $30,000 due
him for advertising in the Daily News. The de
fendants admit that about $24,000 is justly due,
but deny that they owe the balance. Justice
SIcConn has deoreod that tho amount acknowledg
ed mnst bo handed over at once, and that a refe
rence bo ordered to Enoch L. Lowe, Esq., Coun
sellor at Law, to 'ascertain the balance of the
I do verily boliovo that wero a needle of in
nilUcollllH.1 UlUlUUDluuu *w I*? UaOl? a? ?. .a? aVBM.
thousand haystaoks of enormous magnitude, a
New York dotective officer would not only trace
out the needle if ordered to do so, but could state
exaotly how and when it got there, and how it
had borne its captivity. A few weoke ago, an
officer here, a clerk of the Lost Children's De
partment, received a letter from a young lady
aged twenty-seven years, stating that sho had
just discovered that ?bo had been stolen from her
parents in this city twonty-one years ago, ?nd
carried to Pittston, Penn. Ehe added that she
had been stolen from the house of her aunt, whom
?ho believed to bo named Mr a. Potter. In a
couplo of weeks tho aunt was discovered, and tho
parents would havo been discovered also, had
tbey not taken their departure, many yoars ago,
from this sublunary sphere, and gone to the
abode where detectives oan make no headway.
A few days ago I spent a most agroeablo half
hour in the studio of the great Amerioan trage
dian, Edwin Booth, at his private residence in
East Nineteenth-street. Tho room i? adorned
with pictures and photographs, and on the great
artist's table aro books that exhibit his taste for
litcraturo of tho highest ordor. The most con
spicuous picture in tho room is a large colored
photograph of a beautiful woman, tho dearly be
loved wife of the great actor, who has perhaps
never been seen to smile since death enatohod
her from him tbreo years ago. Booth has aver
been known as a high-toned gentleman, of culti
vated mind, great intellectual developments, and
most fascinating manners; but withal ever quiet
and unobtrusive, with a countenance tinged with
a cloud of melancholy. Since the death of his
wife, and the nnfortunate shook occasioned by
tho ovent which brought the family name into
Buch unwished for and unexpected notoriety,
Edwin Booth, even whilst off tho stage, it, in
mien and conversation, the living embodiment of
Shakbteare'b conception of the melancholy Dane;
and it is no wonder that, in the great tragedian's
dolinoaf i of Hamlet, he is acknowledged to be
the master of the hitherto unrivalled Macbeadt.
Booth's sister, the wife of Clarke, now man
ager of tho Winter Garden, has just finished a
biographical sketch of the life of her father, and
the book has just been published by Oarleton.
The volume is, of course, exceedingly interesting,
and is more authentio than the one published seve
ral yoars ago and written by a young lawyer, who
was Boarcoly sufficiently well posted in all details
to do justice to the undertaking.
As I have informed you (I think) in a previous let
ter, Booth will appoar here in November, at tho
Winter Garden, time nights in eaoh week?tho
other three being sot apart for the performances of
the Italian Opera, nnder the management of the
indefatigable AIarktzek. In anticipation of Booth,
Uistori, the opora, &o., people are enjoying in
advance the gayuties of the approaching fall and
winter?meanwhile, however, it it) extraordinarily
doll hero at present in this inglorious summer,
wherefore everybody has Saratoga on the brain,
or Newport on the brain, or Long Branch mania,,
or Capo (day fover, or something looking towards
an exodus from the metropolis. Your correspond
ent has been snddenly attacked with the first
named malady, and su has conoluded to go to
Saratoga, imbibe tho waters, attend the great
raoes, take note of the sights and the fashions,
and prate of his whereabouts with yonr readers.
My next letter, therefore, will be forwarded from
Saratoga Springs. Till then, adien.
BY YESTERDAY'S MAIL.
Wo tako tho following interesting extract from
tho proceedings of tho Houso of Representativos
on tho 21st inst. :
THE A8SAR8INATION TE8TIM0NY.
Mr. Rogers rose to a question of priviloRO, and
stated that ho, nu ainomucr of tho Jutlicisry Com
mittee, to which had heou referred tho inquiry as
to tho complicity of Juflbrnon Davis in thu assas
sination of President Lincoln, had been refuei-d
access to tho testimony and papers boforo tho
committee, an-1 that ho was therefore deprivod of
all opportunity to firm buch a judgment in tho
matt?*r as would onablo him to join in tho report
of tho committee.
Mr. lloutwell explained that notwithstanding
tho efforts of tho committee to keep tho testimony
and papers secrot until a report should bo made,
Bunio important portions of them had boon com
municatod to and published by tho New York
Horuld. That publication had led tho committee
to exercise a closer caro over tho papers. They
had roferrod to him (Boutwoll) as a ?-nib-commit
tee, and yoBterday ho had instructed the Clerk of
tho Committee to permit Mr. Rogers to sco tho
papers, but he learnod that ho (Rogors) had em
ployed a phonographic roportor to tako extracts
from them, and he (Boutwoll) had taken posses
sion of tho paper?. He added that the reporter
engaged by Mr. Rogers was a man who had been
engaged iu oditing a robol paper in Memphis,
Mr. Rogers protested that he knew nothing of
that, and ho asked the Houae to lot him employ a
reporter either at his own expenso or at the ex
penso of the Houae, the reporter to bo sworn to
seoresy. Objection was mado. The Speaker
ruled that when papers are iu the hands of a sub
committee to preparo a report, no other member
of tho committee has a right to them until the
report is presented to the committee. Mr. Finds
said he would advise the member from New -Jer
sey to resign as a member of that committee. Mr.
Rogers said that all ho wanted was for tho country
to know tho facts.
Foreign?Lllfflcaltlcs In the Wayofihc Am
[From the Paris Patrie, July IL]
The negotiations for an armistice have been de
layed by the necessity of taking into simultaneous
consideration both the conditions of tho armistico
and the preliminary basis of a future troaty of
peaco, if Prussia wishes to know beforehand the
advantages which will be definitely assured to
her. Prince Napoloon was present at the council
of ministers held to-day.
Yesterday, after the audience given by tho Em
peror to Pcinoe Von Reuss, a meeting was held
at the Tuileries in his Majesty's presenoe. Prince
Metternich and Baron VonOltenburg represented
Austria, and Count Von Goltz and Prince Von
M. Drouyu de L'huys communicated the views
of France, and drew up a report of the proceed
ings at the meeting.
The following are the basis of the negotia
tions suggested by Franco, and oommunioated to
Count Von Goltz and Prince Metternioh, by whom
they have been transmitted to Berlin and Vienna:
The Germanie Confederation to be dissolved
and another Confederation to be established, of
which neither Prussia nor Austria should form
No territorial cession to be demanded of Austria.
The abandonment by the latter of her rights in
the Duobies, and to replace the war indemnities at
firBt demanded by Prussia.
Tho population of the Prusaian Kingdom would
thoreby be raised to 25,000,000?the Rhine to con
stitute the western frontier of Prussia, and the
province botweon the Rhine and Mense to serve
as an indemnity to tho sovereigns dispossessed by
An exchange of territory to take place betwoen
Baden and Bavaria, which would givo the former
nearly the whole of the Rhenish Palatinate;
Saxony. Hanover, and the Duobies ot 8axe to
conclude military conventions with Prussia. The
inhabitants of Landau to choose whothor they
shall belong to Franco or Baden, and tho popula
tion of tho valloy of the Sarre to choose botween
France aud the new Rhenish sovereigns.
PRUSSIA WANTS A UNITED OERTtfAN?.
[From La France, July 11.]
Tho Prussian conditions containod in the letter
of Prince Rousb aro stated to be as follows:
The oxclubion of Austria from tho Germanic
The exclusivo command of tho military and
naval forces of tho Confederation by Prussia.
The diplomatic representation of Germany
ab o?d and the annoxation to Prussia of the
Duchies and part o? the territory already oc
La Franco further states that it has reason to
believe that tho bmporor immediately dispatched
to London aud St. Petersburg the important com
munication of Prinoo Rouss as raising questi ne
of European interest, which can only bo Bottled
by concort of tho groat powers.
THE WAR IN ITALY.
THE* PASSAGE OK THE PO BY OIALDINI.
Florence, July 10.?In consequence of tho pas
sage of the Po, and the successive movements
mado by General Oialdini's army, tho Austrians
abandoned Rovigo last night. They previously
blew up all the works and fortifications defending
the town, and the tele de pont on the Adige, and
also burnt tho bridgos.
According to intelligence received here Austria
ha? made an extraordinary levy of men between
eighteen and forty years of age, in that part of
Croatia not subject to tho ordinary military sys
The Florenco journals announce that a deputa
tion from Trioste snd the Italian portion of the
Tyrol have presented an address to King Victor
Emmanuel aud the Emperor Napoleon, urging the
rights of their respeotfvo territories to bo united
to the common country.
ENGAGEMENT WITH THE OABIBALDIANS.
Florence, July 10.?This morning tho Austrians
mado a reoonnoissance in strong force, with artil
lery, in tho direction of Londono. They were
driven back with the bayonet by the Garibaldians
as far as De la Azzo, which plaoe was oconpied by
the Tolnuteers. Garibaldi was present, but bad
to remain in a carriago in consequenco of his
Later news received from Rovigo states that the
Austrians, in evacuating that town, abandoned all
the artillery on tho fortifioations, the guns having
previously been spiked.
Oromona, July 10.?The Italian troops captured
this moruinx, by assault, the village of Motteg
giano, near tho tele de pont ot Borgoforto.
affairs on the minoto.
Florence, July 7?EveniDg.?Tho following dis
patch has linon received boro this evening :
Gabtiglione, July 7 ?The right bank of tho
Miuoio has been entirely evacuated by tho Aus
trians, who have minod the bridge at Borghetto,
and continue to raiso earthworks on tho left bank
of the Mincio.
STATE OF FEEUNO IN ITALY.
[Milan (July 7) Correspondence London 7101??.]
The first angry discontent of the Milanese on
learning tho proposal of an armistico has been
somewhat soothed by reflection, and eepooially by
the belief that tho King has deelined entortaiuiag
the proposal, umoss it bo made to him in a direct
and proper manner. Thore wae something pecu
liarly offensive to Italian feelings in the way in
which, so for as this country is concerned, Austria
act about obtaining a respite from a war which,
at least in Germany, has beon torribly disastrous
to Jicr. To Prussia Vienna sends a Fiold-Man-hnl
Lieuteuant, the gallant, cbivalroun. and uufortu
nalc Gableuz ; but with Italy bIio iloos not deign
to comiumunicato directly, and ho, ignoring this
country and government onliroly, she says to
Franco, "Hero is Vi-notia, tako it, and do what
you like with it." This may be intendod as part
payment to Franco for tho eorviceB Austria ex
pects from hor, but Italy will know nothing of
suoh considerations, and ?ho insists on being
troatodjiH an equal, and not us tho ward, of tho
chronicle of the war.
[From the London Herald, July 11.]
Tho following brief cbronielo of tho war, taken
from tho Memorial Diplomatique, shows how
uiuah may bo accompliebcd in n short space of
tune in tlioan days, aud to what a high doun-o of
perfection tho art of doetroyiug lifo n-s attained,
with other arts concomitant upon ouruupuiior
Juuo 14?Federal execution decreed by tho Ger
Juno IG?Entry of tho Prussian?) into Loipsic,
Giossen, and Oassel. Occupation of Lu h an.
June 17?Entry of tho Prussian General Vogel
into tbo Havovoriau capital.
June 18?Occupation of Marionthal, Ostritz,
and Lauban, in Bohemia, by two Prusaian regi
ments, and occupation of Bornstadt by Prus
sian cavalry. Occupation of Dreedon by tho
Juno 19?Evacuation of Fort Wilhelm by tho
Hanoverian troops. Prince William, of Hay nau,
mudo prisoner. Cavalry encounter between tho
Austrians and Prussians upon the Rumburg road.
June 22.?Nixdorf occupied by 70u0 Prusmans.
June 23.?Occupation of Rumburg by tho Prus
Juno 24.?Ar mist ico betweon the Hanovorian and
Juno 25?Action near Jungbunzlau betweon
tho Austrians and the Prussians. The Prussian
troops occupied Reichonberg, Trautonau and
June 26?Engagement near Torn au.
June 27?The army of the Crown Prince of
Prussia fought the battle of Nachod. Engage
ment at Oswiecim. Fight between the Prussian?
and Hanoverians near Langensalza. General
Steinmetz throws back the Austrian corpsd'armee
(Hamming) upon Joeephstadt. Engagement of
tho same corps with tho Sixth and Eighth Aus
trian corps, under the Arohduke Leopold.
Juno 28?Action near Trautonau. The troops
of Prince Frederick Charles engaged near Muu
June 29.?The Hanoverian army surrendered at
discretion. Capture of Gitsohin by the Prussian
June 30.?Actions at Kort, near Turn au, and at
Chwalkowite, between Kalitz and Konigshot. An
Austrian army corps ULder General Ciam-Gallas
compelled to retiro upon Eoniggratz.
July 1.?Aotion at Gitsohin.
July 2.?Arrival of King William at Gitsohin.
Junction of the Crown Prince's army with that of
Prince Frodoriok Charles.
July 3.?Tho battle of Budowa.
[ COMil U NIOATED. ]
The Hotel Street and the Pavilion.
" Meeting street " was originally called "tbo
Road," to distinguish it from " the Path," as
upper King street was called before it was built
up aa a street. About 1730-'5 Meeting street was
called also commonly "Old Church," to dis
tinguish it from " New Church " stroet, which
now retains oxolusively the name Church. The ad
vantages of position aud space and buildinr =? have
aUawaa? ?~ ?T-?-- . - ? %-*vr.
presont groat promiuenco aa tho street tot i,.,;..is,
and on it may now bo found some of the best
hotels of the South, and in them some of the best
landlords of any land.
Some roaders of the News may not be aware
that the oldest hotel on Meeting street, and one
admirably situated for convenience to business in
King and Mooting streets, and for full enjoy
ment of our Southern air, is the Pavilion, whose
portly and provident proprietor and manager, H.
L. Butterfield, has been for years well known
under and in that hostelry, and is now the senior
landlord of Meeting street by some yoars. In ex
perience and resources for providing for hia
guests, he may ask comparison with any, and
may ask reference to many guests who havo tested
tbo Pavilion since its reconstruction. With many
new additions and improvements, old features
have been retained, aud tho country planters and
farmors of tho interior will now find about tho
Pavilion, for reasonable rates, all the comforts
and attractions which for years made it a reaort
for them and for many Carolinians coming by tho
South Carolin*?. Railroad. Mr. Butterfield has
beon in this Pavilion since 1818, and in this city
ainco 1813, and has enjoyed and retainod a largo
proportion of the travelling custom from farmers,
planters, and merchants of Inner and Upper Caro
lina and Georgia, and from old friends and visi
tors of the myetio tie from all quarters. His per
sonal attentions are now prominentiy given to hia
Pavilion, with good assistants in all departments,
including some well known in service, and some
new candidates for hotel service.
In the reception offico will always be found Mr.
L. H. Wilbon or Mr. A. Bdtterfikld; and, in tho
absence or presenco of the chief, either or both
will bo found ready and ablo and willing cheer
fully to answer all demands, and supply all need
ed wants. AN OLD GUEST.
Sherman is taking a tour for the pnrpoao of be
ing congratulated on hs publio services. Ho
makOB apeochoB on all oooasions that offer, and
the staple of all his remarks is himself. No doubt
tho subject is very interesting to himself, but we
doubt whether it is so interesting to his hearers.
Wo havo no respect for Sherman. We detest
him. We know of no armod ruffian in tho history
of the world who has performed more atrocities
than he has, When wo reflect upon the burning
of Columbia wo havo a loathing for tho very name
of Sherman. History records many devastations,
but wo find none whoso deeds of desolation ex
ceed those committed by tbe vain and heartless
wretch, who, beginning with the destruction ot
Atlanta, and making a waste and ruin throughout
bis lino of march, ondod with tho pitiless burn
ing of South Carolina's moat beautiful city. Tho
barbarous agos of the world will have to bo hunt
ed to find a parallel to his infamous march through
Goorgia anutho Carolinas.? Examiner.
The Prinooss Dammar, of Douinark, sistor of
Alexandra, Prinoess of Wale-?, ia to marry the
Crown Prinoe of Rnsaia. It will bo remomborod
that she was engaged to the Crown Priuco who
died last year about tbo time that the nuptials
wero to iuvo been celebrated. Tho younger
brother then became heir to tho throne and to
tho hand of the lovely Princoas. She is said to bo
moro beautiful than her elder sister, and equally
accomplished. He brotbor, the Crown Prinoe of
Denmark, is about to marry the Prinoess Wilhel
mina, of Holland, youngest sister of tbe Qiieon of
Sweden. She ia but twenty-fire years of age.
Gen. John A. Dix has written a Icltor to Sena
tor DoiiLiTTLE, fully approving of tho Philadel
phia Convention. Ilo hsvh ho endorses tho call,
its propositions, its reasonings auditsargumonfs,
and that ho will do all in bis power to carry tliom
out. He says ho long since exprt-hscd tho opinion
that tho Southern States wero entitled to tlioir
representation in Congress ; that iheir exclusion
wan a violation of tho obligations of tho Constitu
tion, and that persistence in such a policy will
load to eonsequenci-H DTiOt-t disastrous to the peaco
and prosperity of tho country.
A dispatch of tho 12th, from Wheoling, sayx
that in Western Virginia the vote? cast for and
agaiust tho Constitutional Amendment disfran
clitHMig tilos who went into the lato war on tho
Confederate side have been counted, and givo a,
majority of nearly seven thousand votes tor tho
adoption of tho amendment. But nobody was
allowed tn vote who would bo disfranchised umlor
the smendmont if it paused.
O?!" rI'l?'* lli'lallvi-H anil Friends of " r. and
Mi8. J. It. Itoitr.iiTBoN aro respectfully invited to attend
tbo Funeral of tltdr Infant son, JaME8 TAYLOR, at
Nine o'clock, This Morning, from tho residence of Dr.
F M IIodbrtson. July 26
sa-STATE OF 80UTH CAROLINA?
CHARLESTON DI8TUI0T.?IN THE COMMON
PLEA8.?WILLIAM H. CHAFEE vs. CHARLESTON
INDIA RUBBER COMPANY?Oaso on Attachment:
Whoreas tho Plaintiff iu this action did, on tho 36th
day of July, ale his declaration in tho ofllco of the
Clork of this Hooorablo Court against the Defendant?,
who aro abssnt from and without the limits of this
Stato, and havo neither Wife nor Attorney known with
in the samo, apon whom a copy of tho said declaration,
with a rale to plead thereto within a year and a day,
might bo served ; It is therefore ordered, in pursuance of
(lie Aot of the General Assembly in that oaso mode and
provided, that tho said Defendants do appear and plead
to the said declaration, on or before -Gth day of July,
which wUl be m the year of our Lord one thouisnd
eight hundred aud aixty-aovoD, otherwise final and ab
solute judgment will then be given and awarded against
him. J. W. BROWN FIELD, 0. 0. P.
Ofllco Common Pleas, Charleston District
July 26_J nly_6.oct28,Jan26,tnly36
4_T AUSTRIAN VICE-CONSULATE.?NOTICE
is horoby given tbata8CB80BIPTION has been oponed?
at tbo Vice-Consulate's, for tho relief of Austrian Sol
diers wounded daring the present war.
Austrians and Germans generally, friendly to tho
causa Austria is now contending for, are invited to leave
their contributions at tho office No. 2* EAST BAY.
j?-SPECIAL NOTICE.?W. 8. 0. CLUB
BOUSE QIN_Para, soit, and unequalled. We
place this celebrated brand of Oin bo'oro Uto pab
ilo as a pure, unadulterated article, that only re
quires to be known to bo appreciated. Medical men of
the highest standing acknowledge that It has great
medical properties, and to those who use it medicinally
It la particularly recommentl?d. WM. S CORWIN k.
CO., No. 900 Broadway, N. Y., Sole Importers. For
solo at E. E. BEDFOBD'S, No. 259 King street, Oharles
?? FINAL NOTICE.?ALL PER80NS HAVING
claims again-?, the Estate of tho ) ?to SOLOMON E. I.K
throo mouths f.-om datai. "./ r oi^fiey will be debarred,
payment. b?L?mdn LEU ARE,
July 19 tliS*_Administrator.
JO-NOTICE.?ALL PERSONS HAVING DE
MANDS against the Estate of tho la'e JEBEMIAH B.
RHAME, deceased, will render them, properly attested,
and those indebted to the said Esioto will mako payment
to B. 0. Pbjessley, Esq., In Charleston, or lo J. J. BnotTH
IMO, at Qrumesvillo.
ELEANOR M. RHAME,
93- TO THE CITIZENS OP THE ELECTION
DIS tRIOT OF BERKLEY.?Y??u are respectfully re
quested to meet at St. Stepben's Depot, Northeastern
Railroad, oa Thursday next, 26th instant, to appoint
Delegates to tho State Convention, to be hold in Colum
bia, August 1st, for tbo selection of Delegates to tbo
National Union Convention in Philadelphia.
July 21_W. PISKNEY SHINGLES. 8enator.
"?a- NOTICE?I, CHARLOTTE P. KENDALL,
wife of Kobsbt A. Kendall, Merchant, oi Cheraw, 8.
C., do hereby -,'lve notl-:o that, at the expiration of one
mouth from tho fltst publication hereof, I will carry on
business iu the City of Ctiarlebtou and town of Cheraw,
South Carolina, as a Feme-Covert Sole Trader.
OHARLOTTi. P. KENDALL.
Choraw, 8. 0 , 4th July, 1806.
?ES- DISINFECTANTS GRATIS I?THE CITI
ZENS of Charleston can be supplied with CHLORIDE
OF LI .-.IE and COPPERAS, without oust, by applying ot
tho Roper Hospital, or to the City Registrar, Dr. GBO.
8. PEL8ER, No. 117 COMINO STREET.
July I? _imo?
MT NOTICE.?ELIZA O'NEILL, ADMINIS
TRATRIX OF BEV. P. O'NEILL vs. MARIA T. Ma
KEWN, AND OTHERS.?Pursuant to the decree of the
18th May, 1860, notice is hereny given the Creditors of
the Estate of the Rev. PATRIOK O'NEILL, dec.-_f.od,
to come in and establish their claims before me, on or
before tho lot of Septembor next.
JAMES W. OBAY,
May 31 tbSmos Masterin Equity.
LIFE INSURANCE AGB
TUPPER & LANE,
IN PLANTERS' <* MECHANICS' BANK BUILDING.
No. 133 East Bay street.
REPBESENIINO THE FOLLOWING** FIE8T-0LA8B
COM?* vNIKb of tho highest responsibility, with Cash
Capitals Of ONE TO TWO MILLIONS OF DOLLARS
SECURITY IN8URAN0E COMPANY, OF NEW YOBS.
PHOENIX 1NSUBANOE COMPANY. OF NEW YORK.
M AN H VI TAS INSUBaNOE CO., OF NEW YORK.
INTERNATIONAL IN8?RAN0E0O., OF NEW YORK.
NORTH AMERICAN INBORaNOB CO., OF MEW YORK
WIDOWS AND?RPHANS BKNKKITLIPB
INbUHAIVCI- CO ,,OF NICW YORK.
SOUTHERN AOOIDENT INSURANCE OOMPANY, OF
VIRO IN IA.
FIRE, MARINE and LIFE RI8K8 taken as low ai any
reliable Company, and Losses promptly paid at thl?
A. A LANK.,.SAM'L Y. TOPPER.
Juno 20 tui-jt-mon