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VOLUME III...."NO. 392.]
OIIAIU-KSTON, S. C. SATURDAY MORNING, NOVEMBER 17, 18G0.
[PRICE FIVE CENTS.
Per Atlniillc Tcl.-grapU.
LONDON AND I-IVEIIPOOI? MAl-KET.
London, Novembor 13.-Cotton opened dull ;
pricoB dooliood fully o quarter; Uplands lid.;
?aloa 7000 bnlou. Console 90. Fivoa 10L
LiVEiivooD, Novombor IG.-Drcaastufla market
without chongo. Corn quoted at 38u. for Mixed
Western. Petroleum la. Gd.@la. 7d. Console 90.
Opening priccB of Amorican Securities-Fives, G9$ ;
Illinois Control, 774 > Erics, 49?.
lii.i.i-iN, Novombcr 10.-Tho Admiralty of Prne
sia oro ongagod in tho croation of a strong fleet,
?nd naval recruiting lias boen ordorod to com
mouco immodintoly in tbo Ducbios.
Vienna, November 10_The Journal of to-day,
in an editorial, says that cuatomB negotiations
have commoncod botwoon Austria and Prussia,
containing proposals calculated to pacify Europe.
Liyebpood, Novombor 16-Noon.-Tho ehort-timo
movomont is oxtonding among the cotton mills of
La ne a-? biro. In Stoko-upon-Trout, on the 15th
inst., ovory oarthonwaro manufactory closed, and
fchore was o universal striko oud lock-out.
Tito French Minister to Leave Washington.
Washington, November IG.- Tho Fronen Min
islor lina rocoived notico to loavo boro on Docembor
10th, for his now ponition aa Ministor to Portugal.
H?b biiccoteor will be hero by that time.
Important Cn1>lnct Consultation.-Impar
tial Suffrage Discussed.
Washington, November 10.-Til- following was
tolographcd from this city to the New York Times
by o ispccial correspondent: ".Chief Justice Chase
oallcd at tho White HoUM thia morning, oud waa
cloactod with tho President for about an bom be
foro his departure. Mr. Sbwabd, Gov. Randall,
Hr. Mcculloch and Mr. Uhow.sino arrived and
remained in con-m.tat.on with tho 1'resident untU
10 o'clock. It ib bolivcd thal this nicoting waa for
coiiBultatioa upon a most important subject, based
upon ou offert now making by leading men of all
parties to perauado tho Prcsidoui to induce the
Southern people, in coiiRidorntiou of gineroi am
nesty, lo occopt universal suffrage, with o qualifi
cation of either property or intelligence. Promi
nent Southern mon aro co-oporating with tho Re
publicana and Democrats in thia effort."
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Washington, November IG.-Tho horao Tair will
oommoncc on Monday next. The prizes amount
to $G00O. Man}' noted horses will bo preBont, in
cluding Dexter and tho eolobrated racer Meyoosler.
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Mr. Davis Removed to Better Quarters?
Pobtbess Monboe, November 1C.-Jefferson
Dayis has boon removed from his casomatoa to
more commodious apartments in Carroll Hall.
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New Yobk, November IG.-Tho ateamers Wil
mington from Q alveston, and Veteran from Reou
l -t, havo r.rrived at this port.
Tbo Mississippi Commissioners.
Washington, November 16.-The Mississippi
Oommissionora, who aro urging tho roloaao of
Jeffeuson Davis, will remain hero until thoy havo
another intorviow with the President.
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Secretary Stanton Pleads TVoi Guilty?
Washington, Noveinher l8.-Secrotai-y Stanton
has, through his counsel, entered a pica of not
guilty in tho suit for trespass brought against him
in tho Circuit Court by W. T. Swinton, a banker
hero, who waa imprisoned during tho war. *
New York Market.
New York, Novembor 10.-Cotton declined le;
solos email, at 33@a35. Gold 43j. Exchange 9?.
Sight Q?. I .our dull ; Southern $12.50@17. Wbito
Corn le. lower.
Cotton atoadior ; salea 1800 bales, at 33@:)j.
Flour dull; solos of 5000 bbls.; Southern at $12.CO
@17. Wheat dull ; eales 23,000 bushela. Corn
irrogidar ; sales 183,000 buahola. Pork lowor ; Moss
$__0.25@23 87. Whiskey moro active. Rice quiet.
Sugar dull. Naval Stores quiet ; Turpcntino 7_@
77J ; Rosin $5.25@ll ; Tar $email@example.com. Gold 43?.
MoniLB, November 16.-Salea to-day 700 bale?
Middling, 8i. @31c Sales for tho week 42 U balos.
Rocoipts for tho week 03-X balos, against 9100 last
week. Exports for tho wook S192 bale... Stock
unijold 34,000 baloa.
Now Orl?ans Market.
New Obleanb, Novembor 16. -Cotton Irregular
and lowor; Middlings 31@32o. Stock 143,800 bales.
Sugar inactive; fair 12@12Ac. Molnssos, inferior
60o.; primo 75@77?c. Corn in good domand ot
$1.40. Flour in good domand; Superfino $11.50,
Rxtra $firstname.lastname@example.org. Pork lower and dall at $28.50.
Rocon dull; Shouldors 15c, Sides lGic. Lord stea
dy, 14i@lGc Oats in fair demand, G4?65o. Hoy
in good domand at 30e. Whiskey firm at $2.40.
? Gold 43|. _
Emigration to the United States?
Tho Philadelphia Age says of tho above subject :
There has boen a very largo influx of foreign
population dining tbo prosont year. Tho number
of arrivals registered at Castle Gordon, New York,
from January 1 to tho 81st of Ootobor. is 202,440,
against 15G.151 for tbo samo period of last year-a
roto of influx which equals tho most aotive yoara
of immigration. It is deserving of noto, soya tho
United States Economist, that a very marked
ohango has occurred in tho nationality of tho popu
lation arriving at Now York. A comparatively
small proportion of the inoroaso occurs in tho ar
rivals troin Iroland, tho gain upon last year boing
only ? per cont.,' whilo in English immigrants thorn
is an inoroaso of 30 por cont.,. and in German
of about 40 per cont. Tho following comparison
shows tho number of arrivals, to tho closo of Oc
tober, from thone courtrios:
_ , , For 180?. For 1865.
.U-land. 6-3,14? 6i),8.0
The demand for akillod labor in tins country,
.occasioned by tho war, han induced o largor in
orooBO of immigrants from England this jo'?r than
is usual. Tho fact that Iroland has not increased
her onoto in tho aamo ratio as othor countrios
would soem |to bo duo very muoh to tho fact that
iho condition of tho working o?osnos in that ojuu
try is now in a stoody couran of improvemont, tho
largo doplotlon of laborers boring produood a ro
BotTon in favor of wages. Tho inoroaao from Gor
mony is very striking. As o wholo, tho immigra
tion is of a most satisfactory obaroctor, and will
.do muoh towards i ocuporating the country from
tho effoots of tho war.
Mbs. Airea has finished her bust of Lincoln.
Govornor Androw, Senators Sumner and Wilson,
Mr. Routwoll and othors, all pronoonoo this bust
An extraordinary faithful representation of the
.great original. The bust, in morb.o, ia to ocoupy a
plooo of honor in tao Senate Chamber of the (mi
Our Now York exchanges havo tho following
?tenia of nowa in Uioir Wiuih.ugtouconoBpondonco,
NAVAJ. EXOAQEII-NT WITH TIBATE- ON Tim OOTNA
A dispatch from Acting P.onr Admiral Itali, dated
.Toddo Bay, Japan, September l.cont-iins a descrip
tion of a naval engagement with nativo pirato i in
?Tuly laut. Tho pirates woro Bovon hundrud in
numbor, with twonty-two junios and two htuidrcd
and Bovontv guns. Tho English squadron in that
vicinity at tho date of tho dispatch numbered forty
vosboIb, carrying over two bundrod guns, tbo
majority of tho voasols boiDg gunboats carrying
tin on guns each.
lOnaRI OF OENEBAJj SICKLES.
Gonoral Sickles, commander of the Department
of South Carolina, has boon called to Washington.
Tbo precise import of tbo order is & state secret,
which will require a wcok or moro of timo to
divulgo, Some think that Gonoral Hickies will bo
sont to tho Rio Orando to aid Gonoral Sheri
dan in caso forco should be roquired to carry
out tho policy of President Jobnbon in rogard to
Mexico, while others contend that bo hoB boon
sont for to consult upon tbo political situation of
tho South. The General lo It C barios ton on tho
evening of tho 12th iust., on board tho stoamcr
Cosmopolitan, for New York, and moy bo expected
to arrive boro to-day.
TUX RETOHT OF THE SEOnETABY OF TUTS TB-ASITBT.
Secretary Mcculloch is now devoting all his time
in proparing hits forthcoming roport. Portions ol'
it have been placed in the bunds of tho printer? at
tho Treasury Department. It is understood that
Mr. McCulldcli will urge non Congrosa the ne
cessity for tho pat-sago of alow looking towards au
early resumption of tq-ccio payment-*. Tho report
wil bo quito voluminous, and will bo ono of tbo
most interesting over issued from that depart
Tho Cabinet mooting to-day was somowbat pro
tracted. Ali the members wore present. Tho
usual numbor of visitors v/ero in atloiulanco, in
cluding MosuM. Lowry aud li ?liver, commissioners
from Mississippi to a*k for tho pardon ol' Joli".
Davis. No interviews wcro granted.
'llio President will, to-morrow or next day, pro
SOnt it brief negativo reply to tbo Mississippi dele
gation, who caine on, at "tho request of tbo Gov
ernor mid Legt-latnro of that state, to urge tbo
reloaso of Jo?. Davis. The delegation, who woro
friends and neighbors of Jeff. Davis, bavo recoived
fiormission to visit lum at Fortress Monroe, mid
oft thin afternoon for FwtMM Monroo, to havo an
intorview with tbo stato prisoner. Thoy wUl re
turn on Thursday.
gen. grant's ohder no. 4-1 not "evoked.
Oidor No. 44, issued by Gen. Giant in July last?
direct? district mid post commanders to arrest all
persons who liavo been or may hereafter bo charged
with crimes aud offences against ofllcors, agunta
citizens and inhabitants of tho United States, and
coniino thom in mihi nry custody until the proper
ju-icial tribunal* aro willing and ready to try thom.
This order, it has boen ascertained on inquiry, has
not been revoked by either the President or tho
Secretary of War, nor has Gon. Grant, as has boon
stated, dono so. It is said, however, that tho Gon
oral has merely written a letter to Major-General
Sheridan, advising that it bo not strictly enforced,
now that tho Civil Dights Dill is in op?ration, and
un 1er its provisions tbo judicial tribunals arc open
to all complaint?.
[Correspondence of the Neto Orleans Picayune.]
BjvStbop, October SO.-I havo boon travelling in
the linost growing cotton rogions probably in Tex
as for tho last throe months, including tbo comities
of Fayotto, Dastrop, Hays, Caldwell and Gonzales,
and I can truly say I havo novor seen such a crop
growing as tho picsont, and I bavo boon Uviug in
Texas for tbo last tvtolvo years.
It BOOmfl that our people (Texas), and moro e?pe
cl-ily tua?, portion ju_t mentioned, bavo boon po
oiUtiuly favored Inns reason-tho rain m tho spring
Inning in abundance; one of tho largest crops
pi-o-uuly over pitcnoil; and, ivbovo all, tuivt dicud
mlscourgo tu mo cotton, tho worm, did but nttiu
or no damage. Add to tina uno of tho most pleas
ant falls, no rain to into?fore with the gat?oiu-g ol'
tim ero -, aud wo havo uno of the must cneorfui
pictures of probpmty and happiness.
As to tho yield of colton, 1 Lavo beard tbo
fanners estimate it nt not lesas than ono hull bulo,
irom that to ono b&io per acre. I havo seen ??ovcr
vd planters who conhdontly assort d that tlioy
womd raiso a bolo and a hall to tbo aero if it could
only bo saved.
One truth ?b paton!, and that is that thoro has
been a greater amount of cotton raised than con
As a nutter of course, ti i oro is a great complaint
that tim froud labor s/uuuu will not do-that tho
negroes won t work, ?_o.
1, for one, can ?,iy tout thoy bohavod mach bot
ter than 1 expected, considering their lguuraut
condition, thou* low ututo of morals, and tuon* fOr
?nor treatment as slavos.
Again, 1 havo fo__a a few largo planters, and
formerly s avoholdoi-, wbo acknowlougo that, foy
had mudo moro niunoy this yoar tuan any year
provious. Ouo old pian tor r ennui? ed : "1 unod to
pay all medical bul-, oiotho and lead thom, pay
taxes, and if ono died I lout from ?tsio?j to *.i?ou.
i-iuw 1 furnish thom tennis, plows and tho land ;
1 get thom to soil my hu? plus of corn aud bacon,
beef, ?Vc, and in return 1 gut one-half tho crop."
Too Bj Blom of fiood labor has worked weil m Das
trop County, and as far as I am informed, it suc
ceeded bo? oud tue expectations of tho most ?an
guine. Many young mon liavo made from tloW
to $2000 this yoar farming, witbout tho risk of a
dollar, fur thor tuan then* time and labor, tho plant
er furnishing tue laud, team, implement? and pro
visions, and giving one-half to tue porson furnish
ing tbo labor.
A havo novor seen snob general signo of prosper
ity as at tbo present tuno- towns building up,
businoss moroasiug, farms and gin-houses going
up, stoam-milis bouig oieotod. A few cotton fac
tories aro doing a thriving businoss-ono at Now
Draunfels, ouo at Woco, und tbo third at Das ti op.
Give us poaco-a lasting, pormanout peace; admit
us back into tho Union wah equal rights and priv
ilege?; give us ropiosentation in Congress, and
BOttlo forever tno voxod question of tho negro, and
a moro happy, prosperous people than wo of To-os
cannot bu lound on tho globo.
In Hamburg thoy foastod the omoors of tbo
United btates monitor in a bocoimug style. An
oQieiul nn i at mu could not bo oxiondod to thom, as
Mr. 1 ox bad boon mvitod to Dorhu, whoro ho waa
recoived hi private nudio-oo by the King. So.ia
tor Godofray und other ship-owner? looa tbo mat
tor in band, aud a -pio-did dinuor asBombled
ab jut 1. JJ perso us. Knun and o /nry ouo wa-t oa !
o.i. The fo-st was only m.i.rod by tim suddu.i
death of the Anuno-n Consul, Mr. Doini,, no
had gouo with tho buuatoi- to Alton., to visit tno
monitor. On tuo return bo diod on tho train. His
dont?! wa? not obsorvod during tho pase-go, and
only nscortauiod wuon tbo oxo-rsio-iut- nad ar
rived at tuo depot.
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Tho British oyster fisborios ovorywhoro ropirt
ho ne?ty aud depression. Thoso oil Jersey, which,
from ltxxi to lbuOgavo an ruixtna. return ol' -?10.000
to X4t),000, now yield only ouo-touth that sum; iu
tho ostuary of tuo Tumuo. thoro has boon no good
hood tail i co iBuO; und tbo juico of tho nativo ovuler
has moro than trobioJ. No woll asoort.unod o-uao
can bo assigned for tho-o fact?. The h. .sh _oa
flshorio ? also show a great diminution; ad the
fulling off in tho numbor of mon employ ixl ia tno
In Mt twouty y o.i ru is ovor Aft j thou-and. This do
olmn is oxplamed by tho famine of lola, and tho
gonoral emigration which followed.
If is whi-porod that the National Parliarnont, aa
Boon aa oouveuod in Berlin, la going to proeliim
Ehig William as Emp?rer of Germany, and to
open thereby a new "a.i>tor In the history of the
fatherland. Tilia plan, if oarriod oat, will not only
uilonoo all opposition to the annexed piovinoai,
but ore long ti?luro DuTuriA, Badea and Htui bato
the Northam Bund.
TISIS EXPECTED METEORIC! SIIOWKIt.
Up to o Into hour lr.at nk-ht tbo great metcoi io
shower prcdictqd by astronomers had not been ob
served in tliia vicinity. Some of our Northern and
Northwostoru friends, howovcr, roport a "amall
shower" on Monday night, or rather Tuesday
morning, as will bo seen by tho following dis
THE DISPLAY AT NEW HAVEN, CONN.
New Haven, Novembor 13.-Last night o party
of from twolvo to eighteen observers, under tho
direction of Professor Nowton, counted from tho
tower of Alumni Hall nix hundred and ninety-six
shooting stare in five hours and twenty minutes.
At twolvo o'clock thoy como at tho roto of about
eighty to tho hour, increasing to one hundred and
oighty tho last hour boforo dawn ; avorago for tho
whole timo, ouo hundred and thirty to the hour.
Not moro than one-third woro conformablo to tho
radiant in Loo. Anothor party, observing ot Shef
field Scientific School, obtained results agreeing in
the main with tho above.
THE DISPLAY AT CHICAGO.
Chicaoo, November 13.-Tho meteoric shower at
Chicago, partially promised for lost night, woa a
tod disappointment, both to the curious and to tho
astronomers, as tho motcora woro ecarcely moro
numerous or brilliant than may bo seen on any
clear night in the fall of tho yoar. From olovou to
ono o'clock about ono hundred and fifty woro
counted by Profoaaor Saflord, of tho Chicago Ob
servatory. Thoy oppoarod to como mostly from
tho constellation Loo, in the east, and to movo in
nearly o horizontal direction, though mony foil
obliquely and perpendicularly, mid tho direction
varied as tho constellation changed its position.
Ono very brilliant motoor, about 1 o'clock, started
from near tho constellation CaiiBsiprod, and, de
scribing a parabolic curve, oxtendod entirely acroas
the eastern boa vena, finally sinking below tho hori
zon. Tho first part of tho night was clear and cool,
and very favor._-.lo for investigation, but shortly
lifter 1 o'clock a haze came un, nnd tho beavens
woro aoon donsoly o.oraproau, so that no further
exhibition could bo witnoased.
I'hrcc to Pour O'clock.-Two httlo meteors ap
peared at three o'clock in the i.oulhwcst, and both
went southward from tho position of tho co ._>tolla
tion Ursa Major. Immediately nftorwurds another
shooting star appcarod fifteen degrcos north of
the zenith. Thoro woro not moro than thrco or
four of tho whole number that wera not south of
that point. The noxt meteor appeared in tho west,
forty degrees below tho Konitn, and the succeed
ing ono in tho east, near tho horizon; mid there
waa a very little ono in the southwest, thirty de
grees above tho horizon. There waa au interval
of one or two minutes in their flight. The timo
thcBO motoora remained in sight averaged ono
fourth to ono-balf a second. They woro mostly
bolow or between the constollations th . Greater
Dog and tho Creator Boar. Three-fourths of thom
touched tho southwestern section of tbo Milky
UUTEOBS AT BOSTON.
Boston, Novembor 14-2.30.-Largo numbors of
meteors are appearing hero, tho people turning
out to see thom; is supposed to bo ino procursor of
MF.TF.Ons IN NEW YOBK.
New Yobk, Novombor 13.-A party "watching
tho heaven.." last night, from o pr?valo observato
ry, gives tho folio wing in relation to the mot carie
Eleven to Three O'clock.-At about 11 o'clock last
night the first ono of tho shooting stars woa no
ticed at a point noor this city, where somo poins
woro token to seo tho number which carno. Only
two or threo morn were viaiblo till a quarter boforo
threo this morning. Thon within a period of ton
minutes threo bright shooting stars appeared at
tho south at an oltitudo of about forty-five dogrcc?
from tbo horizon. Tho first went eastward, tho
second westward, and the third southward, or
directly towards tho horizon. Tho bright lino of
tho path covered about fiftcon dogrcos.
Four lo Five O'clock.-Aftor four o'clock tho
shooting atari appeared in groat numbors. Thoy
went in all directions, but usually southward, and
more than half woro first aoon in tho aoulhwost.
Tho only flight approaching a "shower." which
was seen in tho course of the night, was at four
o'clock and ton minute.!. Then Chico stars darted
downward in quick succession. Ono waa excood
ingly brilliant and oft a trail which could bo soon
for somo timo after it disappeared. In the com ho
of ton minutes thoro woro eovon flights. Thon
they carno at longer intervals, and for about twen
ty minuto i not ouo shooting star was seen. Boforo
fivo o'clock thoro wcro eight or ten, howovcr. '.?/hey
woro noarly all small. Ono of them, which was
vory far distant, acoincd lil.o a long, thin lino of
fight, and was viaiblo for Rovoral aoconds.
five to Six O'clock.-From fivo to six o'clock
thoro woro moro motcora than iu any of tho othor
p?riode, though in couBoquonco, partly of the early
dawn, none woro distinguished after forty minutes
to six o'clock. At about half-past fivo o'clock a
largo meteor, as bright and Hashing as a rocket,
panned from tho constellation Orion towards tho
northwest. Ila train was as luminous as tho
DRU-LIANT DISPLAY AT TBOT.
Tboy, N. Y., Novombor 14-2 A. M_At half-past
aoven o'clock last ovening a moteor of mont bril
liant appoaronco, and about tho size of a twonty
pound shot, carno directly from the constollation
of Orion, and travelled wostwardly until its dis
appearance. Its flight was accompanied by cor
rum. itionti that abaolutoly glittered aloug its on
tiro length. At olovoa o'olook anothor brilliant
moteor of tho first magnitude shot from tho boll
of Orion, traversing about . forty-fivo dogrooa of
tho horizon, accompanied with nebulous light,
similar to that which come tory bo dio s exhibit. It
como from the east, and took a southerly direc
tion, leaving a long trail.
During tho ovening, up to half-past twolvo o'clock,
noven of those motcora, mostly from the constella
tion Orion, passed in a southerly direction. Those
wo io all of tua firnt magnitude, and traversed south
with long trails. At a quarter to ono o'clock o vc ry
largo and brilliant moteor, accompanied with o
phoapboroscout light, appeared at the end of tho
bioklo, and instantly panned north, marked with
all tho colors of the rainbow.
Shall the Negroes Voto ?
The following, soys tho Now York Evening Post
of the 14th, is from an intelligent and sagacious
ofucor, now in command in South Carolina :
An for tho state of fooling with regard to tho
"mon and brother," it is about the samo hero ae
at tho North. Tho higbor classes treat him well,
and ?ant to soo him do woll; tho "low-down poo
ple" aro joalons of him. Uko to abuse bira, and bo
gin to boto him. All the outrages-and thoy aro
not many-como from tho "low-down people," oa
tho "poor white folk:." are called boro. 'Ino for
mer o wnorn still toko an interest in t hoir old slaves,
oud will occasionally go to law for thom, and vory
troquontly continuo to food and favor thom, at
least bo far as tboy can afford.
Tho truo loyal mon hero aro tho mon who fonght
against us on tho field of battle. Thoy givo no
trouhlo, and thoy oro tolerably right in opinion: it
ni tno follows who lived in bomb-proofa during tho
war who uro now blatant; tho mon who did not
shod thoir blood whou thoy hod a chanco. 1 n ?ist
Bay that I bko tho ox-Confederate soldiors; thoy
aro nunl) under their deto u, and accent tho sur
rendo.- honestly. Largo numbors of thom aro iu
favor of passing the Constitutional Ainondmont,
and thoro is a crowing, though as yet silent party,
looking to thai sultlomont.
I huj.o that Congress will stick to tho Amend
ment, .uid ask noituor moro nor lons. Boho ve mo
that, hint, the nogrooB aro not lit to .oto; and
second, thoy would gouerolly voto with thoir old
montoT. Don't you know that our Connecticut
blacks always usod to voto tho old Whig ticket, fol
lowing tho rmllo-Blurtod old gontlomon who for
merly owned tuoiny It would bo Uko that boro.
It ?ahid polio/. I firmly boliovo, for tbo North to
insist that tho nogrooa shall vote, and consequent
ly bo roj.ro.ioiitod
I don't speak >f ob ?.tract jua tico. I have not
room ouougu loft I > settle that httlo matter.
I uupposo that al the South is not so good as my
diotnot. It i. ?no boat, my predecessor told mo,
in tho State. Tho only hostilepooplo are the bomb
proof follows ad tho ladies.
inr&atemdriooa from Lake Superior report eioeod
ingly rougn weather thara, and two f;?ot of aaow eil
over the upper peninsula.
'.'.?? Ia i tie Ki'vncliiiiim, on--Wa iJoii't I-iiotv
M. U ICditeuu: Zo lectio man vol. you call zo
tocal is ono vorti good mau. lio no say no von you
tolls bim to lako zo drink wis you; and 1 likes bim
vera mooch; wo .vera good friends, but ho must
have zo lectio vot-you-calls bim, whon ho no seo
vora well, and von I meets bim and no ask him to
talco ono lectio smilo, ho vora busy, got no time.
Ho only got time to Viok at zo ladies-zo pride of
zo world I la bolle Franco, mon ami.
I takes zo lootlo walk zo odder day, and zo lectio
Frenchman's bones I sacra bleu, vot for zoy bavo
so many holes in zo walks. I walk on; I soo ono
vora pretty big bouse, boautiful 1 I stand and
looks at bim, bo vora fino I I swells wis prido, and
1 say, "zero's Ufo iu zo old land yet," und I zinks
dat zo pooplo is ono vera rich people. I ask zo boy
who livo zoro. Mister Smooth. Mister Smooth
vera fino man. I knows him-wo goes to zo samo
placo togezzor. Sacral I stumps my toe; I look
down and one big brook stand in my way to show
mo zo hole; holes all zo way boforo mo; I stop; I
soo ono lootlo old bouso on zo stroot. I got mad,
my too hurt, I ask zo man to toll mo who livo zero;
bo look all round and zon Bay, old Drown livo zoro.
I zinks and I zinks; by gar, I bavo bim. Mister
Smeeth got ono vera good walk before his big
bouso, all zo boles brceked up in squares vera
much liko zo chcesbourd. MiBter Smeeth vera
rich, Mistoi Drown poor old man ! L'argent !
I turns zo corner. Magnificent ! grand I ono big
house 1 I looks, I sees zo window opon; I hears zo
music! I looks in; ono vera beautiful young lady
playing zo piano; zo grand fortissimo 1 I raiso my
chapeau, Mainscllo, will you jilays mo ze Mni'ioil
luiso. Sho looks wis her ?netty eyes v.ido opon;
she calls her papa. Mon dieu, I *fcels bad; her
papa come, ho seo zo lootlo old Frenchman; 1 salute
him; ho look, ho look at me again, and in zo next
momont bo como to zo door; and zon-well, mon
ami, hocmbraco zo lectio old Frenchman; zo lectio
old Froucinnan's be;-.! jump iu his mousnndm.iko
bim cry, and we hug and wo kiss, n-.o cn 1 my old
comrade of ze grand army of ze Empereur.
-.-...-.>? ? - -
In rogard to colors wo are far boland the an
cient -. None of the colors in tbo Egyptain paint
ings of thousands of years ago aro In the loast
faded, except tho green. Tho Tyrian purplo of
tbo outombed city of Pompeii is as frosh to-day
as it was threo thousand years ago. Somo o tho
stucco painted ages boforo the Christian era,
broken up and mixed, reverted to its original
lustre. And yet wo pity tbo ignorance of the dark
skinned children of tho ancient Egypt, The colors
upon tho walls of Nero's festal vault mo as fresh
as if painted yesterday. So ia tho check of tho
Egyptian prince who was contemporaneous with
Solomon, and Cloopatra, at whoso foot Cnosar laid
tho richea of bia empire
And in regard to metals. Tho edges of tbo
statues of tbo obelisks of Egypt, aud of tbo an
cient walls of Homo, aro as sharp as if but bown
yoatorday. And tbo stones still remain bo closely
fitted that their scams, laid with mortar, cannot
bo penetrated with ti?o odgo of a pen-knifo. And
their mirinee is excoodingly liard. at) hard thal
whon the French artists engraved two lines upo:i
tho obelisk brought from Egypt, thoy dostroyod,
in Ibu tedious task, many of tho bost tools which
can bo manufactured. And yot tho so anciont monu
ments aro traced all ovor with inscriptions plaood
upon them in oldon timos. This, with other fa.'ia
ol a striking character, prove that thev woro far
moro skilled in metala than wo are. Quito recently
it is recorded that whon au American vossol waB
on tbo shores of Africa a son of that be
nighted region mado from an iron hooji a knifo su
porior to any on board of tho vessel, and another
mado a sword of Damascus exco'.lenco from a jiieco
Fiction is very old; Scott had his countorpnrl t?ro
thousand years ago. A story is told of a warrior
who bivi no limo to wait for tho j)ropor forging of
his weapon."but soizod it red hot, tobo forward,
but found to his surpriso that tho cool air bad
temporod his iron into an excellent Btool weapon.
Tho tempering of stool, therefore, which was now
to us a century since, was old two thousand } ears
Ventilation is doomed a modern rt. But this is
not tho faot, for apertures, unquostionablv made
for tho purposo of vontilation, aro found in tho
pyramid tombs of Egypt. Yet thousands of years
ago tho barbarous Pagans wont so fur as to vonti
lato their tombs, while wo yot scarcely know how
to ventilate our nouses.
Auction Sales Tilla Day.
Wn.nuR k Bos will noll this day at tho rcr.ltlenco No. 5
Franklin street, weat aldo, tho entire contenta of said
house, consisting of furniture, ko.
HI. L. An-iB will soil this day st lila atoro, No. 10 Von
duo Bango, at 10 o'clock, an aeeortment of uno dry
gooda, brogans, to.
Many persona havo within this s-mraor experienced
tho benefits to be derived from tho um of Pahkhin'h
n_r_Tio BiTTOoa. We would rocommond thom to all
who stand to need of a tonic
For aale by all Druggist-. a Ootobor 0
To tub *_ov_aa or Good Couti Buhad.-Ta-o ono
pictof good sweet Indian Mool, ono tea-cup of Flour, a
little Salt, and silt tbeso together, with throe- small tea
spoon!--- of PIONBEB YEAST POWDER (no other will
do), rub in a plcoe of sweot Butter the alee of an ogg; add
one pint of sweet milk, and two eggs woll beaton; a
spoonful of Rtignr will hnprovo It; put Into pana and
bako in a quick ovon. .
For solo by HI?NU Y BISCHOFF k CO.,
No. 197 East Bay street, Ch-r'.ORton, 8. O.
November 17 stuth
Ptonb__ BoapI No. 31-Superior to ill] Pioneerooap
most ooonomioal of all I
Sold by O. BISCHOFF k CO.,
No. 197 Bast Bay street, Charleston, S. O.
November 17 o* utklwo
Ir von want aomothtog to roniovo Bolla, Pimples and
Ei-optiona from tho faco and body, got Epfino's S-rs-pa
rllla and Quoou's Delight. It Is tho boat Barsap-rllla.
For salo by all druggists. t'ist-3
M.-'V have wontlorod why, in this onllghtonodoontury,
when every scienco has advanood to almost nor?ootlon,
eoroo ouo, aotuatod by a 'dcslro to promote tho health
and woU-ro of his fellow-being, han not erivon to the
world a naodici-o which would provo eihoauloas In tbo
euro of thoMO most painful dltoa-on, vi- : Diarrht-o, Dys
entery, kc. Io snob wa would say, that at least a reme
dy baa boon found io Da M AlUDl'N'H HA U.MIN ATI Vi*
-YRL'P. It only rtvji?rea a trial to provo ita unlimited
exton- For salo by all druggists.
KINO k OASBIDKY, Agonta.
OOODBJOH, WINEUAN k CO., Agent?.
Nov-cabor 13 0
Hi? nature an antidote feraoqi-roddlsoa-ee I All who
suffer believe they ought to and oan bo cured. The
Fi__rrATio]f Brrreas prepared by Dr. Dsakk, of New
York, havo no doubt benoBttod and ourod more personal
of Dytpcp-la?, Nerronsn-ss, Boor Stomach, Loas of Ap.
petite, ?lold-g We__nt__, O-O-ral Dobllity, and Mental
Despo-de&ey, than any other article to exUtenoe?, Thoy
ara co-rpo-sd of the purest root? and herbs, earefully
prepared, to be taken aa a toole and gentle stimulant.
Tliey a-*o aflaptod to airy ?gear oo_dl_o_ of IIB*, and aa*e
exten-lv-ty popohur with moth?**? and persons ?of aod-n
tory habito. toU-O Nov<_n__r 13
f _*a??^" ?>??I??iN/_?ri? .-.>*_-MAATit-tm?W?
ear church of the holy communion.
-Divino Scrvico every Sitnd-sy Earning, at quarter-pint
.Joven o'clook. 1 November 17
?o-rrilli BUOUENOT ciumcii. -tub rbv
-HABLK8 8. VEDDER will comnWOCO bin tlntloH na
I'BBtor of Ulta Church To-Morrow Morning. Scrvico at
lalf-past 10. Afternoon at 4 o'clock.
November 17 1
?3-OBPHAN HOUSE CHAPEL.-THE REV. J.
MERCIER OREEN, of Christ's (Episcopal) Churub, will
lerform Divino Scrvico In this Chapel To-Morrow After
toon, 18th Instant, at 3>_ o'clock. 1 Novembor 17
Oir TRINITY CHURCH, HASEL STREET.
-boro will bo Sorvlco In this Church To-Morrow (Sunday),
it half-past Ten o'clock A. M., and at half-past Throo In
he Afternoon. Tho Sunday School will bold Ita exorcises,
vhon a discourse will bo delivered to Uio children by
ho Pastor. Tho public aro invited to attend.
November 17 1
?3TBETHEL BL E. CHURCH SOUTH, COR
SER OF PITT AND CALllODN STREETS.-This
_.hurch will bo oponod for Divino Worship on To-Morrow
yiyili, and on every succeeding Sabbath night until
_rthcr notice. Sermon by tbo Pastor, Rev. J. T.
?VIOUTMAN. Sorvlco to commonco at 7 o'clock P. M.
Novombor 17 1
*_T WENTWORTH STREET LUTHERAN
3UURCH.-Tills Church having hoon newly repaired,
rill bo oponod for Divino Scrvico _T<>-_li-rro.p. Tbo opon
iiT Sermon will bo preached nt half-past Ton o'clock A.
VI. by Rev. Professor J. P. SMEXT/.ER, of Nowberry
Jollt'cc. 1-oachlug at Four o'clock P. IL by Rev. A. R.
SUDE, of Columbia, and at Sovon P. M. by Rev. T. S.
ilOINEST, of Ternaria. Collections will bo taken up
hruughout the day, to moct tho indebtedness of the
Shunta. 1 November 17
nar UNITARIAN CHURCH.-REV. THOMAS
?IIR.ST 8MITI?, of England, now Pastor ot this Church,
sill conduct tho Services on Sunday, 18th hint., morning
uni afUrnoon, at the ubuhI hours.
There will be an adjourned meeting of tbo Corporation
mmcdiately nftor the morning service. Business of im
i ortanco will bo submitted. I November 17
ear citadel square church. - reli
JIOUS SERVICE in this Church by tho Pastor, Rov. L.
?otudeiit, To-morrow Morning, nt half-past 10 o'clock,
md nt Night at 7 o'clock. 1 November 17
B2T- ALL CLAIMS AGAINST THE BRITISH
lark VICTORIA, Ross master, must bo presented at my
-Alco at or boforo 13 o'clock Meridian, on Saturday, 17th
nsb, or tboy will be debarred payment.
W. P. HALL.
November 17 1 Consignee.
??rNOTICE_NOTICH IS HEREBY GIVEN
bat an application will bo modo at the noxt session of
bo Legislature for a charter for Uio CHARLESTON
FREIGHT RAILWAY COMPANY.
Novombor 17 stn!.
K*- NOTICE.-THE BREMEN BARK EVER
SARD DELIU3, fTom Dromon, having ontorod Ulis day,
tiudor tbo Five Days' Act, all goods not permitted will be
.ort to the publia stores at tbo expiration of that time.
Novembor 10 2
??-NOTICE.-THE PUBLIC IS CAUTIONED
aot to credit any of tho crow of tho Dromon bark EVER
HARD DELIUS, aa any such dobts will not bo recognized
by tbo captain or conslgnoss.
Novombor 10 2
Di-WE ARE AUTHORIZED TO ANNOUNCE
E. M. WHITING, Esq., an a candidato Car Sherltr ol
Charleston (Judicial) District, at the noxt cloction.
J8S? MESSRS. EDITORS ?-PLEASE AN
NOUNCE JOHN T. MILLIGAN n9 a Candidato for Sheriff
if Charleston District, at tho election Lu July next,
THE MECHANICS AND WORKINGMEN.
OS" MESSRS. EDri'ORS :-YOU ARE nEREBY
authorized to announco tbo Hon. JOHN L. NO WELL as
% Candidato for tbo Shoriffnlty at tho noxt election.
OB"MESSRS. EDITORS :-YOU WILL PLEASE
announco Gen. A. M. MANIGAULT as a Candidate for
Sheriff at tho ensuing election. A CITIZEN.
Novombor 3 stu
nar notice. - application will be
mado at tho noxt regular session of tbo Legislature for n
Srant for a SOUTH CAROLINA STATE LOTTERY, for
tbo benefit of tbo State. H. T. PETERS.
Novomber 17 stuf ms5
nm-3. 8. FARRAR BRO 8 Ac CO. vs. LEVI PAT
TERSON_PETITION FOR LEAVE TO SUBSTITUTE
NEW RECORD.-It appearing to my satisfaction that tho
defandant In this caso la absent from and without tbo
Limits of the State : On motion of Messrs. Hendkhson k
Benns, It la ordered that ho do plead, answer or djinin
th aro to, In thirty dayii from tbo publication of thia ordor,
Dr thia petition will bo taken pro confesso against bim.
J. K. LINDER, C. O. P.
Clork's Offloe, Colloton District, S. C, Oot 6, I860.
Oc to bor 2T_s4_
?a- NOTICE.-PURSUANT TO THE PRO
VISIONS of the Aot of Arecmbly incorporating tho
PLANTERS' AND FARMERS' RELIEF ASSOCIATION,
tbo booka of subscription will be oponod by tho nndor
?ignod, at the Store of R. W. GALE k CO., No. 45 Wont
rvorth street, Tc-Morrow, 12th of Novembor, and will re
main opon until further notice.
Tho aharoa aro five hundred In nambor, and ? 500 each.
__n Instalment of five dollar- por eharo will bo roquirod
upon making uubscription. B. W. GALE.
OEO. O. ROBINSON.
CHAH. E. ROBINSON.
Novembor 12 sul mwf WM. Ii. BELLAMY.
SOT NOTICE TO THE SECOND LIEN, FIR3T
MORTO AGE, BONDHOLDERS OF THE CHARLESTON
rVND HAVANNAH RAILROAD COMPANY.-By a rcoo
lation of a mooting of tho holders and ownora of a ma
ur Uy of the wholo amount of theso bonds, all holders of
Uio samo havo the oppor.unity to approve tho action of
laid Bondholders, by whioh protection ia con to ni pla Uni,
ia far au practical, lo, to thoir Ink-rout.
Every Bondholdor, wbotber ho took part in tho pre
.lmlnary proceedings or not, nnty bocorao a party to tho
per ..sent movement by signing the proper paporo, on or
before Saturday, the 17th (nab, at 2 o'clock, P. II., at tho
Miloo of J. REIDBOTLSTCN, Esq.. corner of Hooting and
[fu/no BtrootH, Chairman of Uie Cominillo.,
J. REID BOYL8TON, 1
JAMES II. TAYLOR,
JOHN ti. RYAN,
A. R. UHIrfOLM, ' OoB'n?ttoa.
E. W. MARSHALL,
li. D. LAZARUS,
J. L TOBIAU,
BO-tttJSamstI Mksioai. Nones.-Dra. Ol-OX-JR ta
3oin___ (of Oohunbos, Ga.,) having pormanontly located
In Charleston, ronpooUally landor thoir sonri?os to tho
alU_i*t_3, in tho practioo of Homoaopoihy.
Dr. CL baa hod Uio nxpnrlonon of ?ftoan years In thia
ichool of modi etna.
______ at our l-oidaoc?, No. 11, a W. somer OOLLDGB
and GRIGS?. UTRHBm (oornsr of G-eenV .u
__ua?n_x __... ui_j_oxunr, M. D.... PajiJ-r T, Soauu, 1_L I*.
On Iho lih init., at Durwood, Barnwoll Dlstrlcl, by
the Rev. A. F. DlCKaow, ISSAO D. WILSON. Jr., of Dar
lin-.lon. to SALLIE P., Bocond daughter of the late Hon.
D. !.'. Jamison. *
At Orango Springs, Fin., on the 27lh Soptembor, 18Cff,
liy Rev. Mr. Ouuniiv, ALFRED MARTIN to ANNIE H.
COLCOCK, all of Marion Couutv, Flo.
DIE?, in the pulpit, at Providence Camp Meeting, An
dornen District, Sunday afternoon, August 13th, IBG3,
Rev. GEORGE W. MOORE, or tbo South Carolina
JWTho remains having been brought lo tbla City for
final tutcrimmt, liis friends and those of Mr. and Mrs.
LKONAnn CnAfiN, Mr. and Mrs. James O. A. MoonE, and
Mr. mid Mrs. F. G. Di.Fontaine, oro invited to ottond the
Horvicesnt Bethel Church, This Afternoon, at Four o'clock.
GRAND TABLEAUX VIVANTS
AT niBERNIAN HALL, ON TUESDAY EVENING.
20th inst.. and continuing on WEDNESDAY and
THURSDAY EVENINGS, with ontlro chango of pro
gramma; conducted by tbo Ladies of St. Mary's Congre
gation, and the proccods to bo appropriated in repairing
tho Church in Hanoi Htrcot.
REFRESHMENT TABLES, as in Fairs, will bo pro
.idoil, and n FULL BAND OF MUSIC WILL DE IN
Doora open nt G}? o'clock. Performance to commen?a
at 7..? o'clock.
Admittance $1; Cliildrcn CO cents.
TICKETS enn bo proeurcd at tho Milla Honse, Charles
ton Hotel, Pavilion Hotel, tho Hoon and Muslo Stores,
and at the door of tho Hull. November 17
THE JACKET OF GREY,
OTHER FUGITIVE POEMS.
BY MRS. C. A. BALL.
LS MEMORIAM OF OCR LOVED AND LOST CAUSE,
AND OUR MARTYRED DEAD-"OUTNUMBERED
For solo nt RUSSELL'S, HOLMES AND OOURTE
NAY'S BOOK STORES.
_J3T" Subscribers wiB re?oive their numbera at as early
a day as possible. November 17
"tob sooviitR op mw
THOUSANDS OF OUR FAIR READERS HAVE
boon Bomcwbat disappointed in tho failure of tho long
predicted display of "CELliSTIAL PYROTECHNICS."
Wo can assuro them, however, that n visit to the NEW
AND TOPULAR DRUG STORE on Hasel street wiU bo
amply repaid in boholdlng the "REVOLVING PYRAMID
OF BEAUTY," AND OTHER ELEGANT ARTICLES OF
THE TOILET, to bo seen at this establishment.
Novembor 17 1
PREPARE FOR TUE HOLIDAYS.
KEMEMBEB THAT FRED. Von SANTEN, NO. 200
KING-STREET (this is his address, if you wish to
order by mail), has this season an unusuaUy largo, and
certainly tho most beautiful collection of FANCY
GOODS, TOYS and FIREWORKS in tbla city. Ho boa
been established hero for seventeen years, and Mer
chants, P.unters and fnmiUos residing In or visiting tbo
??Hy will find it profitable, instructivo and amusing to
inspect the Goods which he is now oponing at tbo SANTA
CLAUS HEADQUARTERS, and which wlU make suitable
presenta .or tho coun'u^ holidays. If you cannot visit
liitn pen onnliy, any ona ni-quaintod with the. city will
ti-ll you that Vost SANTEN liuo-s bow to give satisfac
tion in filling all antara for Iho couutry, which aru en
trusted to lils cure. Outside of his Shelf Goods, bo offers
U tho Trade TOYS, FIREWORKS and CONFECTIONE
RY, put up together or separately, lu original boxas, at
prices ranging from Uve to one hundred dollars per case.
If you wish to buy or order any Toys or other Presonbi
for your parents, children or friends, in tho Fancy Goods
Uno, such as beautiful CABAS, WORK BOXES, CHINA
ORNAMKNTB. JEWEL CASES. TOILET SETTS, FO
LIOS CARD CAHES, und moat beautiful ALBUMS, cost
ing from .1 up to ?23 each, and other ornamental as weU
as useful Presents, go to
SANTA GLAUS1 HEADQUARTERS,
No. 290 KING-STREET,
Throo doors below Wentworth-streot.
Novombor 10 ntutli2mo
MAHIOS FIRE ENGINE COMPANY.
THE MARION FIRE ENGINE COMPANY OF THIS
City bave, in acoordanoa with the sentiments of tho citi
zens generally, determined to procure a STEAM FIRE
ENGINE AND APPARATUS, of tbo most approved pot
torus. They thoroforo soUclit tbo liberal aid of Unmtr fol
low-citizens to enable thom to pay for tho samo. Tho
Company rcfor to their sorvlees for tho past twonty-Bovon
years in tho Fire Department in aid of this appeal.
A Committee, consisting of W. RONAN find A. HAM
ILTON, wiU call upon tho citizens for tholr contribu
tions. HENRY L. CALDER,
Novomber 0_Secretary Marlon Firo Engine Co.
?8- A MODERN MIRACLE I-FBOM OLD AND
young, from rich and poor, from high-born and lowly,
comes tho uni versal volco of praise for
HALL'S VEGETABLE SICILIAN HAIR RKNEWER.
It iaaperfoct tunl mlraculoua article Cures baldness.
Makes hair grow. A bettor dressing than any "oil" or
"pomatum." Softens brash, dry and wiry hair Into
Beautiful ?llion Tresses. Bat, abovo all, tho groat wen
dor la tho rapidity with which it reatoros GRAY HAIR
TO ITS ORIGINAL COLOR.
Uso it a fow times, and
PRESTO, CHANGE I
tho whitest and worst looking hair resumes its youthful
beauty. It docs not ?lyn tho liolr. but strike, at tbo roots,
and nils It with now 111. and coloring matter. ^^
It will not toko a long, dlsagrecabio trial to prove tho
truth of this matter. Tho that application will do Rood
you wiU seo tho NATURAL COLOR ?.turning ovary day'
BEFORE YOU KNOW IT,
Die old, gray, discolored appoarances of tho bair will be
gone, giving placo lo lustrous, nianing, and beautiful
Ask for Hall's SclciUan Hair Ronower; no other arti,-!?
is at nil Uko It In affect. You wUl find it
CHEAP TO BOY. PLEASANT TO TRY
and BURR TO DO YOU GOOD. ' '
Thors are many imitations. Be soro you procuro tha
gouuine, _niinu_____.tu_vd only by
It. P. HALL h ?O., Nosbtt?, N. H.
For solo by a)l druggists. Wholesale by
KIMO & CASSI-OHY,
CHARLESTON, Notjiubku e, IMG. J
From this date, until farther notloe, the "Way" Malla
for tho Nortboastorn Railroad r*>_te will close at 11 A. M.
(ozoopt on Sundays, at 10 A. 1_L;
Mella for Wilmington and Mano-enter Railroad, by
Korthoasiera Railroad route, Rvpr<__? train, at 9 P. M.
Malls for AngusU and Colombia, ?nd the o<mnectlona
of tho Sooth Carolina Railroad, wlU oleee at 7 A _?L
For Georgetown, by "Klngstroo," Sunday at 10 A. M.,
Wednesday and Friday at 11 A. IL
Nova Tiber 7 QT ANLKY O. TBOT?, A. *>. IT.
J. E. DAFRAY,
JtfC. ft LIBBBTY BTBBRT, IBOTTTH BID?,
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