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CITY AFFATIt S."
? Meetings This Dar.
Marion Lodge, at 7 P. IT.
rioneer Fire Coaipanv of Asmen, at 7 P.M.
AnctJon Sales Tbls Day.
Miles Drake will sell at io o'clocK, at his store,
sanes, hats arni dotting.
William McKay will sell at 10 o'clock, at his
store, furniture, cutlery, Ac.
FOB TUB FDKL SOCIETT.-We have received
and sent to the society "a lady's mite"-Ave
BILL HEADS printed on fine paper at $3, $4,
$5, $6 50 and $b 50 per thousand, according to
size, at THE NEWS Job ornee.
CHRISTMAS ENTERTAINMENT.-The pupll3 of
the Cathedral Parochial School will give a Christ?
mas entertainment at half-past 7 o'clock this eve?
ning, at their pleasant rooms In Broad street.
RANGE OF TUE THERMOMETER AT JOSEPH
Blackman's drug store, No. 39 Broad street, De?
cember 29th: 8 o'clock. 37; 10, 42; 12, 46; 2, 47; 4
4?; fl, 44; 8, 40._ _
COTTON.-It is said that more cotton ls now
coming down tho Greenville Raiiro id than at any
time In thc history of the corporation. Eight
hundred bales were at Anderten, alone, one day
last week, awaiting shipment.
GERMAN AMUSEMENTS.-Next Monday even?
ing the Deutscher Freundshaftsbund will give an
entertainment at their new hall.
The German Fire Company will also give a ball
at the Une hail of their engine-house, ac the sime
FOREIGN FREIGHT BY STEAM.-Mr. W. P.
Hall cleared, yesterday, the fine Spanish steam?
ship Rita, Captain Rlestra, for Liverpool, with
349 bags sea island cotton, 2211 bales upland cot?
ton, 13 bags cotton seed oU cake and l barrel
OUR PRICES CURRENT.-We especially invite
the attention of our merchants to THE NEWS
Prices Current, issued this morning. Made up
with the utmost care, and -handsomely printed
with entirely new type, it forms, with the business
card of the house forwarding it, the most attract?
ive and welcome weekly commercial circular
that can be used. Price,-for ten copies or more,
with business cards, two and a hah* cents per
copy; single copies Ave cents. ;
MANSLAUGHTER.-Ia Augusta, on Monday
afternoon, a rencontr? occurred between John
Harris and James Story, both white men, wblch
resulted in a fatal pistol shot on the person of j
Story. The ball pierced the ?crt side, and he died
on Wednesday morning. Harris surrendered
himself to the authorities, and gave bond In thc
?nm of $500 for appearance at a preliminary
maring on the 31st Instant. The quarrel origi?
nated two years agr>, since which time there has
been bad blood between the parties. The Jury
rendered a verdict of manslaughter.
SENTENCED AGAIN.-Abby Jenkins, a veteran
offender, ^as brought before Trial Justice Schro?
der, yesterday morning, charged with stealing a
table, several chairs, books and status from the
public school in St. Phillp street, near George.
The charge was fully sustained, in accordance
Jr!th the facts already published In THE NEWS,
and Abby was sentenced by the justice to spend
twenty-flve days lc the county jail. She was ar?
rested yesterday in the Jail/ whither she had been
sent by Trial Justice Levy, on Taesday last, for
twenty days, on being convicted or another lar?
ceny. Unfortunately for Abby, she cannot serve
ont both sentences at once, and as the twenty
flve days are in addition to the latter sentence,
her hands will be kept from picking and stealing
for some time to come.
SHERIFF'S SALE OF REAL ESTATE. - The
two foUowing flue plantations were sold yester?
day morning at auction, by A. C. McGllllvray, for
the sheriff or Charleston County, In the case or |
Behling ? Buist vs. Hagerman, et al :
The tract or land In the Parish or St. Thomas
and St. Denis, Charleston County, containing
6267 acres or high and 390>? acres of marsh land
on Gurln's Crc;k, and adjoining the lands of Wm.
Robenson, Wm. McDowell and others, for $5000;
one-fourth cash, thc balance in Ave equal annual
The tract or land known as "Charleywood," ly?
ing partly ia Christ Church and partly tn St.
Thomas Pan~.h, Charleston Conn'y, on the west?
ern branch or the Wando River, and containing
1354 acres, ie? SO acres or rice land previously
sold, for $4600; one-third cash, the balan ,e in two
equal successive annual instalments.
UNITED STATES COMMISSIONER_James Dun
dun was examined before Commissioner Por
teous yesterday morning, charged with voting
twice lu this city during thc late election. The
managers or ward l proved that he voted there
once, bat the other managers would not be posi?
tives to ms ideuiity, and James, notwithstand?
ing his Ominous name ot something twice done,
Francis Owens and I^aac Pinckncy, two of the
managers of election at Heniss's Cross Roads,
Beaufort County, during thc late elections, were
also examined on a charge of neglect of duty. It
was proved that, notwithstanding full instruc?
tions in their possession, they bad allowed all per?
sona to vote indiscriminately, without even re?
quiring the formality or an oath, and they were
bound o ver to ?ppear at the January term or the
court. Edward Wright, theother manager at this
precinct, was bound over on Tuesday in the same
A BRUTAL MORDER.-On Saturday night,
Logan Ferguson, a colored man, was killed at a
shop kept hy a mau named Burns, about eight
miles from the city, cn the porchester road, un?
der the following circumstances: Ferguson was
the foreman at tuc m..ri diggings on Mr. McCor?
mick's place, on the Ashley River, and knocked
o* work on Saturday afternoon about 5 o'clock.
He then '.rent out to the road to the shop in ques?
tion, with a friend, from whom he was. endeavor?
ing lo' obtain some money due. While in the
store, the friend accidentally, struck the basket
belonging to a colored girl who wars at the store,
in company with a man named Jessie Chisolm.
The latter abused the offender, and on
Ferguson's taking hts rare and rem u
stratlng with Chisolm, he became offend?
ed, and dared Ferguson ont to fl;hk A
moment aft> r, he came to thc door and hurled a
billet ol wqpd at Ferguson, and struck him heavl
lyjj^l the side. As soon as he had rec vere.l a
little from the puin, Ferguson went out, and on
coming to thc railing of thc yard, Chisolm, who
stood iu thc public read, struck him again on the
back of his neck with a heavy piece of board. Ile
fell to thc ground, when several other blows
were Indicted in the buckby Chisolm, who left
him lying there. A few moments afterwards, ihe
man In the store came out and found Ferguson
dead. He was taken up, and Interred by his
brother, bn Tuesday evening, at the Six Mile
Boase. Thc affair was not made known in town
until yesterday, when warrants were Issued, and
proper steps taken for the early apprehension or
Hotel Arrival-'-December ZO.
mi \a nousE.
A. F. Benton, Omaha; T. J. Robertson,
Columbia; C. S. Anderson, South Carolina; Chas.
Logan, Columbia: I). P. Corbin, R. W. Corbin,
Georgia; F. A. Weis, New York.
T. V. S. Gilchrist, D. ?. Finley, J. A. Cline, J. W.
Wheeler, Mrs. C. Baker, W. A. Pendleton, Mrs.
Floyd. Florida; J. B. Northrop, South Carolina;
A, Potter, Wilmington; Wm. c. Whaley, CoUe'.on.
C. H. Delano, New York; A. Smythe Columbia;
B. Gist, Union; J. E. Evans, Montgomery; A. J.
Seines, Nineveh. New York; Wm. S. S. Redmore,
wire and m.nd, J. S. Redmore, Mrs. J. Watts Be?
ster and maid. Miss Foler, J. Livingstone Oe?
ster, New York; R. M. Shalter and lady,
PERSONA!_The Kew- York HexaldL, o?.Mon?
day, notices the presence in that-city of the Hon.
R. B. Carpenter.
THE SURRATT LECTURE.-We have received
a circular from Mr. John H. Surratt, stating that
lils lecture on the death or Mr. Lincoln, ic, will
bc delivered in this etty m a short time.
EXECOTIVB APPOINTMENTS.-Thc following
appointments by the Governor arc announced:
Elias Brandon, to be trial justice in Colleton
County; John M. Brown, or Spartanburg, notary
public, and George W. Hammond, Anderson, as
trial justice. *
THE COLD WEATHER AND TOE MAILS.-Sinco
the cold snap of Saturday aud Sunday last, our
Northern mails have come In with provokingly
regular Irregularity. The New York mail which
reached us last evening was just a day and a hair
KNIGHTS OF PTTHIA3.-The following officers
of the above organization-Palmetto Lodge
were elected on Wednesday evening for the en?
suing els months: N. K. Read, V. P.; W. W. Sim
mons, W. C.; J. P. Horbach, W. V. C.; L. Davis,
F. S.; H. H. D. Byron, R. S. The Installation will
take place on Wednesday evening, January 4.
THALV OFF TUE TRACK.-Yesterday, about
hair-past 1 o'clock, tho passenger train on the Sa
vannah and Charleston Railroad, due In this city
at half-past 5 o'clock, ran off the track at Coosaw
hatchle. lt is stated that there were no serious
Injuries to any of the passengers. A special train
left this city about two hours after lt occurred for
the scene of the accident.
THE FntE LOAN BONDS.-The Columbia Union
says: "Judge Melton has issued an order, citing
Treasurer Parker to appear before him, on the
30th instant, to show cause why he should not be
enjoined from paying the 'Ure loan stock,' cf this
State, and restraining him from paying out any
money of the State in his custody as treasurer,
until the cause shall be settled."
CALENDARS.-One of the prettiest Illumi?
nated calendars for 1871, that we have seen, ls
published by the Phoenix Insurance Company, of
Brooklyn, of whtoh Captain S. Y. Tupper ls the
Charleston agent A separate card ls devoted to
each month, and the designs are as tastefully
conceived as they are skilfully executed.
A gorgeously Illuminated calendar has also
been Issued Dy the Home Insurance Company, of
New York, of which Mr. Z. B. Oakes is the agent
in Charleston. ^
CLOUS AND STARS.-An individual who was
arrested for being drank and disorderly, and
who, with muscular vigor, declined a pressing In?
vitation from the conservators of the peace to
vist the Guardhouse, deposited $10 for his appear
?ace at the Mayor's Court, which the Mayor de?
clared forfeited on his non-appearance.
London Small, arrested for stealing, clothing
from a store In King street and vagrancy, was
brought before the Mayor, and the clothing
having been recovered by the owner, Small was
sent to the House of Correction for thirty days as
Three destitute White boys applied for shelter
and a night's lodging, and were dismissed next
F. Mitchell, lodged for being drunk and disor?
derly, and raising a disturbance in H. Steinklrk's
store, Calhoun street, was sentenced to pay a fine
or $5 or go to the House of Correction for ten
isaac Cohn was arrested yesterday afternoon
by special Officer Johnson, charged with steal
lng $2 50 In United States currency from Mrs.
Allen, who lives at Dr. Gcddlngs's, In Broad
street. Isaac had been sent to buy wood, and lu?
st cad of doing this was having a good time spend?
ing the money when arrested. He ls held for ex?
CRUMB -..-Our Columbia exchanges state thnt
the boys enjoyed skating during the recent cold
sn?ps. On Tuesday, Broad River was frozen
over-the first instance of thc kind In thirty-seven
A grand display or the Savannah Craft took
place in that city on Tuesday, the occasion being
the laying of the corner-stone of thc Market
Thc attention of all Interested lu the approach?
ing emancipation celebration is directed to i lie
notice printed tn another column.
The board of directors of the First National
Bank of Charleston have declared a dividend of
six per cent., free from government tax, and thc
same ls now payable.
Thc directors of thc People's National Bank or
thia city, have also declared a dividend or six per
ccut.. now payable at their ofllce.
A dividend of Ave per cent., on thc capital stock
of the Union Bank of South Carolina was likewise
declared, which can now be obtained by stock?
The tobacco alluded to In our columns yesterday
as having been seized by the revenue officers, ls
alleged to be so meau that a court of justice will
have to determine whether lt is "Ash, flesh, fowl
or good red herring." It ls disclaimed on the part
of the manufacturers that thc tobacco is any other
than a low grade of leaf tobacco put up In papers
in the shape or plugs Tor Binoklng purposes only.
CnAMBUR OF COMMERCE.-The regular meet?
ing or the Chamber was held last evening at half
past 7 o'clock, lu their new hall, at thc corner of
Broad street and East Bay. The prcsidcut, it
Mure, Esq., in the chair.
Amendments to the rules lu reference to the
reading and club rooms were offered aud ailopted.
The committee on thc uniform classillc uion of
upland colton made their repow, which was
adopted and will be published.
The committee on the damage to American
cotton shipped to Liverpool, submitted their re?
port, which was adopted and ordered to be pub?
lished with accompanying documents from the
Liverpool Chamber of Commerce.
The memorial, on tho subject of the usury law,
proposed to be sent by the Chamber to thc G ne
ral Assembly, was read, and also a letter address?
ed to Colonel Ludlow, Uulted States engineer,
on Improving tho channel, both of which were
Mr. Frost read a communication from Profes?
sor McCrady on cyclones, asking 'the aid of the
Chamber to enable him to: obtain information in
the premtse? from eea captains. A resolution
was offered and adopted locking] to the aid de?
The Chamber made arrangements; to celebrate
its next anniversary In February, by appropriat?
ing thc necessary funds for the purpose.
Messrs. J. M. Thompson, .Ino. R. Read,' Geo. W.
Aimar, Peter Macqteen and S. C. Cotschalfc were
duly elected members
RESCUED FROM AN UNPLEASANT SITUATION.
While walking along Fast Bay. ami nearing Cal?
houn street, about half-past l o'clock yesterday
morninr. Mr. N. A Quinn heard cries for help is?
suing from the dock at the foot or the latter
street, and proceeding hastily thither he discov?
ered a man up to hts armpits m the Soft mad, and
almost exhausted from his efforts to free himself.
Mr. Quinn, after a good deal or etfort, succeeded
in getting thc man out or his perilous position and
placing him upon the dock. He then Informed
his deliverer that he had been robbed aud
thrown over ihe dock hy three white
men, about two hours previous. He thiuks
the miscreants would have finished him, if
he had not deluded them Into the belief
that he was drowned, by keeping quiet after he
was thrown over. While in the water t"e heard
thc ruffians making a division of their spoil, and
leave the dock. When they had gone he attempt?
ed to reach the shore, but found himself too
deeply Imbedded in the mud to make any pro?
gress, and thcu cried for help. Thc victim of the
alleged robbery and attempt to murder was an
M. D., hailing from Jaeksonboro'. Ile said that
ho had on his person when attacked some $112
thc proceeds of two bales of cotton, which he had
sold, but his assailants had lort him but $t GO.
He had apparently been under ?he influence of
liquor, and though his face was slightly cut and
his person covered with mud, he was not other?
wise much hurt. Mr. Quinn took the man to the
Upper Guardhouse, where he was well taken
B V S I N EJt?_S_OT I 0 ES.
DON'T USE- any other tonic tonic than tho
Old Carolina Bitters; it ls the best tn the market
Y or WILL not be disappointed In the effects
of the Old Carolina Bitters. It ls one orthebest
medicines ever offered to the public.
MKS. KEOGH, the skilful chiropodist, is daily
worklug wonderful cures among those who are
suffering from corns, bunions and other disorders
of Hie feet. She has also treated cases of asthma
and thc fits with singular success. Her rooms
arc in King street, opposite Society, over McMil?
lan's shoe store.
THE SINGER NEW FAMILY SEWING MACHINE
wUl make a splendid holday present. Easy
terms. State agency No. 197 King street.
ATTENTION, TOURISTS.-Stereoscopic views
of Charleston and vicinity, at No. 161 King street,
or st the Hasel street Bazaar. novl2
THE OL? CAROLINA BITTERS havo been thor?
oughly tested and found invaluable as an appe?
tizer and tonic-none better to be had.
MARK YOUR CLOTHING ?-Order your Stencil
Plates at the Hasel street Bazaar. octli-fs
FRAMES ! FRAMES ! FRAMES !-AT REDUCED
PRICES I AT REDUCED PRICES I-For Photo?
graphs and Imperial Cards-the greatest variety
ever seen in this city-thc Ladles aro especially
Invited to caU at No. 161 Klug street, or at the
Hasel street Bazaar. octl4-fs
Go TO GEORGE LITTLE A Co. for fine All-Wool
Undershirts, at $2. novlS-fmw
BLANK BOOKS.-Merchants, bankers and
others, in opening new sets of books on 1st Janu?
ary, should use those splendid home-made books
of Walker, Evans k Cogswell, No, 3 Broad street.
This enterprising firm have taken all thc pre?
miums at tho fairs In South Carolina-1869 and
1870 -for superior blank book manufacture.
BUSINESS ENVELOPES.-THE NEWS Job Office
is now prepared to furnish good envelopes, with
business cards printed thereon, at $4 per thous?
and. Send your orders. Every merchant and
business man should have his card printed on
RUSTIC GOODS ! RUSTIC GOODS !-Side and
corner brackets, book racks, wau pookets, paper
stands, match safes, and picture frames. Hasel
Street Bazaar and No. 161 King street. octis
tost an? ifonn?t.
STRAYED OR STOLEN, A MIDDLING
SIZED BLACK'UORSE, with bridle amt sad?
dle, on the 23d Instant, at Six-Mile House, on the
Plank road. Any information will be rewarded,
at No. 25 Middle street. dec29-3?
Newspapers, iSlagannes, &c.
GREAT SOUTHERN ILLUSTRATED
64 ROYAL OCTAVO PAGES OF READING MAT?
TER, BESIDES ADVERTISEMENTS.
SS- The RURAL CAROLINIAN ls spcciaUy de?
voted to the development of the Agriculture of
the Southern United Mates, and is acknowledged
by the press and people everywhere to rant:
among the leading Agricultural Journals of the
Price, $2 per annum.
nov29 Charleston. S. C.
AYANNAH AND CHARLESTON RAIL?
PASSENGER TRAINS on this Road run dally as
Leave Charleston.8.30 A. M.
Arrive at Savannah.3.00 P. M.
Leave Savannah.11.15 A. M.
Arrive at Charlestou.5.20 P. M.
Connects at. Savannah with thc Atlantic k Gulf
Railroad for Jacksonville, St, Augustine, and all
points in Florida.
Witn Central Railroad for Macon. Atlanta, Mo?
bile. New Orleans and the West.
With Steamboats for points on the Savannah
At Charleston with the Northeastern and South
Carolina Railroads, and Steamships for all points
North and West.
Through Tickets over this line on sale at Hotels
In Charleston; Screvcu nouse, Savannah; and all
principal Ticket offices North and South.
Freights forwarded dally to and from Savan?
nah and all points beyond.
Through Bills of Lading Issued to Jacksonville,
Tariff as low as hy any other Une.
C. S. GADSDEN,
oct5 Engineer and Superintendent.
v*x Ts? c!smssgn EWSE
Trains leave Charleston dally at 9.30 A. M.,
(Sundays excepted,) and 6.30 P. M.
Arrive at Charleston 7.30 A. XL, (Mondays ex?
cepted.) and 5 P. M.
Train leaying at. 9:30 A. M.. makes through con?
nection to New York via Richmond ami Aqu??
Creek only-going through in 42 hoars, and wim?
ont detention on Sunday.
Train leaving at 6:30 P. M., have choice Of route
via Richmond and Washington, or Bay route via
Portsmouth and Baltimore. Passengers leaving
Friday by this train lay over on Sunday in Daisi,
more : those leaving on Saturday remain Sunday
in Wilmington, N. U.
This ls the cheapest, quickest and most pleasant
route to Cincinnati, Chicago and other polst?
West and Northwest, both trains making close
connections at Washington with Western trains ol
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.
S. S. SOLOMONS,
Engineer and Superintendent.
P. L. CLKAPOR, General Ticket Agent.
CJOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAD
GENERAL SUPERINTENDED 1 > OFFICE, )
OiuBursroM. s. c. ttu/ii, i87o. j
On and after sunday. Mav .etta, the Passenger
Tralub upon lue ^outii Catuana Railroad will rue
[.eave Charleston.8.30 A. M.
Arrive at Augusta.4.25 p. M.
Leave Coartes tan.?.30 A. M
Arrive a: columbia.4.10 P. M.
Leave Augusta.8.00 A. M.
[.eave Columbia.7.45 A. M
Arrive at Charleston.3.30 P. M
AUGUSTA KIOIIT Ksrusse.
Leave Charlestou.s.30 p. u
Leave Augusta.COO P. t
arrive at Augusta.7.05 A. M
Arrive at Charleston.5.40 A. -J
COLUMBIA SHADY KXPiHtSS.
Leave Charleston.7.30 P. *
Leave Columbia.7.50 P. M
Arrive at Columbia..i?.00 A. M.
Arrive at Charleston.ii 15 A. ii
Leave Charleston.?.so :\ ii.
Arrive at Summerville..-Ll , !\ M
l eave Summerville.?.io A. is
/.nive at Charleston.3.2.'. A. V
CAM [?EN BRANCH.
Camden and Columbia Passenger Trains on
MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS and SATURDAYS, and ho
tween Camden and Kine vole daily, (Sundays ex
cepted,) connects with up and down Day" Par
seugers at Ringville.
Leave Camden.6.35 A. fe
Arrive at Columbia.ll.Ou A. M
Leave Columbia.LOO P. K.
Arrive at Camden.5.40 P. M
H. T. PEAKE,
mavin General Superintendent
rp HE GREENVILLE ENTERPRISE
AND HAS TUB
MOST EXTENSIVE CIRC U JJ A T10 N ,
OF ANY TAPER PUBLISHED IN
THE CITY OF GREENVILLE.
Contract Advertising Low.
Circulates also In Anderson, Plokens, Spartan
burg and Western North Carolina.
J. C. k E. BAILEY,
EDFOSD'S (LATE COR??IN-'S) ?ROCERit
AND ' / ..'" ." '
HEADQUARTERS FOR SELECTED DAIRY BUTTER
PTJRB LEAP LARD
PRIME FACTORY AND ENGLISH CHEESES
ENGLISH AND AMERICAN CRACKERS, md
BISCUITS, 40., 4c.
N. B.-I CLAIM TO KBEP THE LARGEST STOCK AND MOST EXTENSIVE ASSORTMENT OP
FAMILY GROCERIES rs THIS CITY. T
E. E. BEDFORD,
WILLIAM S. CORWIN A 00.,
No. 27?KING STREET,
WHOLESALE ANO RETAIL DEALER
Fine Teas, Coffees, Sugars Provisions, Spices, &c?
HERMETICALLY SEALED FRUITS,
VEGETABLES, MEATS, SOUPS, <fco.
All articles sold from thia establishment are of the VERY BEST QUALITY and WARRANTED.
Goods lellvered to all parts of the City, Railroad Depots, Steamboats, free of expense.
; AND VERY OLD
EVER? E. BEDFORD. )
GEO. H. GRUBER. f
SEND FOR A
j*JAS. S." MARTIN.
I WM. G. MOOD, JR.
TTENTION! ATTENTI O^N ! ATTENTION I
CHRISTMAS GOODS! HOLIDAY GOODS!
CLOSIN.G OUT SALE !
GREAT BARGAINS AT JOHN MARION? ?
The subscriber thankful for the patronage extended to him for the past thirty years, repectfully
Informs hi: friends and the public, that he ls selling oil his entire stock of TOYS, JFANCY GOODS,
PRESERVE?, CORDIALS, Ao.. Ac, at greatly reduced prices, as he Intends to close his business
at an early day.
No. 276 King Street, Two Doors above Hasel.
?Drjj ?oo?s, &t.
FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC DRY AND FANCY
At Greatly Reduced Prices to Suit the Holidays,
FURCH GOTT, RENEDICT 4' CO.,
NOS 244 AND 43* KING STREET.
loo Sets or Fina FURS, from $4 to $10, worth
100 dozen Vldcttc Kid Gloves, onlv fl-auallty
guaranteed-our own importation
50 dozen Chidey's Celebrated Seamless Kid
Gloves $1 TS anti $2, en:li pair warranted,
worth in New York $2 so
L.ooo dozen oilier Kid Gloves, at satisfactory
OCt3l FURCIlGOTf, BENEDICTA CO.
1 case Fine Opera FLANNEL, 40 cents, worth
l case Fine Red Flannel, 25 cents, worth 40
l case All-wool White Flannel, 25 cents, worth
Blankets and other Flannels at very reasona?
100 Buggy Blankets, at $5. worth $8.
FURCUGOTr, BENEDICT A CO.,
octal No. 244 King street.
J^INEN, DOMESTIC AND DRESS GOODS
jOO dozen Linen TOWELS, at $1 per dozen
loo dozen Doylies, at 75 cents per dozen
100 dozen Napkins, at $1 25 per dozen
1 case Pillow Case sheeting, -it is cents per
l case 8 4 Sheeting, at 37cents per yard
1 case 10 4 Sheeting, at, 45 cents per yard
6 cases 34, 7-4 aud 4-4 Shirting, Dom 8 cents to
20 cents, very ?ow
SOO pieces Dress Goods, best selections In the city.
., from 20 ceuts to soceuts, worth 30 to"""
i case New Irish Poplins, only $1 per yard,
worth $i 50
Colored and Black Silks at reduced prices
All colors of Velveteens can be bought at a
l caBe Boulevard Balmoral Skirts at $1 50
1 case Arabs, only $3. woi th $6.
At FtJRCUGOTT, BENEDICT A CO.,
oct31 No. 244 bl Inc stieet.
QARPETS ! CARPETS ! CARPETS
MATTING I MATTING ! MATTING I
OILCLOTHS! OILCLOTHS! OILCLOTHS!
RUGS I RUGS I RUGS I
Wc arc closing the above Goods, and would ad?
vise buyers to give us an early call.
FGRCIIGOTT, BENEDICT A CO.,
ocUl _No. 244 icing street.
-yy-HlTE GOODS, CLOTH, NOTIONS,
HOSIERY AND RIBBON
Arc full and well assorted.
Velvet RIBBONS, No. 40 cents; No. 2,40
seats; No. 3,50 cents; No.4, 65 cents; No. 6,75
lt will be for the i>cueiit or Ribbon buyers to giro I
ns a call, as our stosk is the beet in the city.
Wc are thc sole importers of a great many of I
thc above goods, and do nell them at New York j
FURi'llGOTT, BENEDICT A CO.,
oct 31 No. 244 Kin g stree t.
Cloding nub ifurntsljiug (Booba.
The undersigned would respectfully call Che
atu-atbnor the public to Heir large and elegant
MEN'S, YOUTHS' AND BOY'S CLOTHING
AND FURNISHING GOODS,
Just received, and otrcring at exceedingly
An early call is respectfully solicited, and satis?
faction guaranteed In every Instance.
GEORGE LITTLE A CO.,
No. 213 King street,
novl8-rmw Below Market street. I
gl. ? A R D I A N MUTUAL
LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY
OROANIZKD IN 1859.
ALL POLICIES NON-FOBFEITABLE.
HALF LOAN TAKEN. NO NOTES REQUIRED.
LAST CASH DIVID2ND (FIFTY) M FIR CXNT.
Polices in force.
W. H. PECKHAM, President.
WM. T. HOOKER, Vlce-Presid
L. MoADAM, Secretary and Actuary.
Hon. John A. Dix, Now York.
Hon. James Harper, Firm of Harper ft Bros., ex
Mayor New York.
John J. Crane, President Bank Republic.
Win. M. Vermllye, Banker, (Yermiiyo A co.)
Chas. G. Rockwood, cashier Newark Ban kin s
Hon. George Opydyke, ex-Mayor New York.
Minot 0. Morgan, .Banker.
Thomas Rigney, Firm Thomas Rigney A Co.
Bea). B. "Sherman, Treasurer New York Steam
Sngar Refining Company.
Aaron Arnold, Firm or Arnold, Constable A Co.
Richard H. Bowne, Wetmore A Bowne, Lawyera
E. Y. Haughwout, Firm E. V. Haughwout A Co.
Win. WUfcens, Firm or Wllkens & Ca
Julius H. Pratt, More nan t.
Win. W. Wright, Merchant.
Charles J. Starr, Merchant*
William Allen, Merchant.
Geo. W. Cuyler, Banter, Palmyra, N. Y.
Geo. T. Hope, President Continental Fire Insur?
;o:an G. Sherwood, Park Place.
Walton H. Peckham, corner Fifth Avenue and
CAward H. wright, Newark, M. J.
Geo. W. Farlee, Counsellor.
W.. L. Cogswell, Merchant.
HELM <fc IBSERTEL,
funeral Agents for South Carolina and Georgia,
Office No. 40 Broad street,
Charleston, fl. 0.
Dr. T. REENSTJERI; v, Examining Physician,
QLD CAROLINA BITTERS!
OLD CAROLINA BITTERS !
OLD CAROLINA BITTERS I
OLD CAROLINA BITTERS !
OLD CAROLINA RITTERS !
CU ll KS
I?ENER A L
WANT OF APPETITE !
WANT Ol" APPETITE !
WANT OP APPETITE !
WANT OF APPETITE !
GOODRICH, WINEMAN A* CO.
(?lctrjina ana Jw?usljittjr. ?coba
PRINCE OF WALES FROCKS
ENGLISH MORNING COATS
SILK AND VELVET VESTS, and
I LOW PRICED BUSINESS SUITS.
SHAKER, BRITISH, and
PATENT PANTALOON DRAWERS
SCARLET AND WHITE SHAKER FLANNEL
COTTON FLANNEL AND JEANS
CARTWRIGHT AND WARNER'S
SUPER STOUT COTTON
SCARLET AND WHITE ALL-WOOL
COLORED AND WHITE MERINO
TRUE FIT SHIRTS
H ESSINGTON, FLORENCE
BISHOP AND PARAGONS
THE TRUNK PAPER COLLARS AND
ENGLISH BUCK, CALF
DOG, KID. BEAVER
SILK, CLOTH, and
FLE EC ED-LINED COTTON.
VIENNA TRAVELLING BAGS
TRUNKS, LAP ROBES and
ROBES DE CHAMBRE and
For elegance, ease and comfort to the
wearer, these Goods are recommended with
confidence. . v
J. H. LAWTON & GO.,
ACADEMY OF MUSIC BUILDING.
CLOTHING FOR Tl SEASON.
SUITS F.OR THE HOLIDAYS.
NEW SUPPLY OF ALL STYLES OF
MORNING COATS, BUSINESS COATS,
DERBY SACKS, DRESS FROCKS,
Of Chinchilla, Beaver and Waterproof, in Glenga
riu and Cape Styles.
ROBES DE CHAMBRE
The Leading Styles of
CRAVATS, BOWS, TIES, SCARFS. Ac, Ac.
MERINO AND LAMBSWOOL SHIRTS AND
NEGLIGE SHIRTS, CARDIGAN JACKETS.
OF FRENCH KID, CALFSKIN AND BEAVt RS,
ENGLISH BUCK, DEER AND CASSIMERE.
[STAR SHIRTS, COLLARS AND CUFFS,
Of all Qualities, and sold by me for the past 30
TAILORINO DEPARTMENT supplied with a
Full Assortment of Imported and Domestic
Cloths, Beavers, Coatings and Casslmeres, made
up at moderate prices.
B. W. McTUREOUS, Superintendent. declO
A LARGE VARIETY OF NEW GOODS
FOR THE HOLIDAYS,
At Extremely Low Prices.
STAR SHIRT EMPORIUM,
MEETING STREET, OPPOSITE MARKET.
gHEET AND BOLT COPPER.-AGEN?
CY OP BELLEVILLE (N. J.) ROLLING MILLS.
WM. SHEPHERD A CO., No. 21 I1AYNE STREET
AND No. 35 PINCKNEY STREET. f
Unction Sales-(Ltti^ jUag.
: - i ? Bf MILES DRAKE. V.
BOOTS, SHOES, HATS AND CLOTH?NO.
THIS MO RNISn. at 10 o'clock-, I trill sel, at
my Store, corner of Kia? and i .1 nerty?tr<.-8ts,
TS casts. BOOTS AMU SHOES, consisting of
Men's Calf, Grain and Kip BOOTS, Cali Congress,
Kip and Buff Brogans, Balmorals, Malakoff*, ic;
LadI s' Serge and Goat Congress And Polish,
Misses' and Children's Congress Balmorals and
12 cases (72 dozen) Men's and Boys' HATS, sec?
onds: Casslmere; Tweed and satinet Coats, Pants
By WILLIAM MoKAT.
VT?W PARLOR SET, SIX. CH ALBS, SET
i.1 TEE and Centre Table, and ' Grover *
Baker's Sewtng Machines, In order.
THIS DAT, (Friday,) at 10 o'clock,
Send ry GOOD S on account of Purchasers, bal?
ance of General Assortment Hardware, Table
Knives and Forks, Ac.
Terms positively cash this day. decSO
Suction Sales---ifntare Mans.
Bj JOHN S. RYAN.
BY VIRTUE OF AN ORDER OF COURT
In the above case to me directed, win be
sold on TUESDAY, the 10th day or January next,
at ll o'clock, A. M., in front of the Old Custom?
AU that LOT OF LAND, with improverrenta
thereon, sitaste north side of Cannon street, In -
the City of Charleston, measnrlng and containing
In front, on Cannon street, 33H feet, and in depth
172 feet more or less; butting and bounding north
on lands of A. Jones, sooth on Cannon street
aforesaid, east on lands of Henry Burn, and west
on lands of George Burn.
Terms-One-half cash; balance in one year, to
be secured by bond of purchaser, bearing Interest
from day pf sale at the rate - of 7 per cent, per an?
num, payable semi-annually, and mortgage of the
propen;; buildings to be insured and kept in?
sured, at the cost of the purchaser, for a sum equal
to the amount unpaid on the bond, and the policy
assigned with mortgage. Pu i chaser to pay for
papers and stamps. E. W. M. MACKEY,
dec3O-fi.Jan7,10_a. p. p.
By J. FBASER MATHE WES, _
TT7TLL BE SOLD ON THURSDAY,
YT 6th January next, at the Old Postoffloe,
at ll o'clock,
That desirable PLANTATION on Ed ls to Island
known as the "Old House," containing :286 acres,
more or less, bounding to the north on Lands of
Wm. Seabrook, sooth on Land of Miss Phoebe Hi?
dings, east on Land of James Hopkinson and
Estate of James Clark, and west on Land of F,
Lastey rle and Wm. Seabrook.
Terms-One-third cash; balance in one, two and .
three years, secured by mortgage of premises. '
Purchaser to pay J: F. Mathewes for papers and
XT/ILL BE SOLD TS WALTERBORO',
TY on the first MONDAY In January,
Tue valuable PLANTATION belonging to tar
Estate of E. 0. Bellinger, situated on ike Ashtpoo
River, immediately on the railroad, contain lng
eleven hundred and odd acre*, two hundred and
thirty rice land, the most of which ls in a good
state of cultivation. _ decg?4
HUNT'S BLUFF FOB SALE
This property, one of the best Landings on
the Peedee River, will be sold at Ben ne tts villa, on
MONDAY, 16th January, 187L
There are two hundred acres In the Tract,
enough of which ls cleared to employ the hands
and mules when not engaged in landing and de?
There ls a good, new Dwelling, with the neces?
sary outbuildings, at the Landing; a new Store,
Warehouse and Cotton Sheds.
A perfectly healthy residence for the summer
eau be bad within one and a half miles from the
Terms-One-third cash; the balance in one and
two years. Payment to be seeored by note, wita
personal security, bearing interest at ten per
cent.* per annum, and a mortgage of the proper?
ty. Purchaser to pay for stamps and papers.
dec28-6_Executor of John Ross.
SERENA L. DARGAN, EXECUTRIX OF
0. A. DARGAN, VS. H. E. P. SANDS RS st al,
Creditors or C. A. DARGAN.-Bill to Marshal As?
sets, and for Injunction.
Pursuant to an order in the above stated case, to
me directed by the Hon. J. M. Rutland, Judge of
the Fourth Circuit, I will sell at Darlington Court
house, on the first MONDAY in January next,
The LAND described in the pleading in the
above stated case, containing soo acree, more or
less, bounded by Jennee's Creek and Lands of
Cole Gee's and others, on the following terms, tm
wit: One third cash; the balance on a credit of
equal Instalments, one-half at one year, and the
other hair at two years, interest on the whole
payable annually until the whole be paid, at
seven per cent. Interest, with two or more per?
sonal sureties, and mortgage or the premises
Purchasers to pay for all necessary papera, lnelad?
lng revenue stamps. W. E. CHARLES,
QVnctiotieers' ?Jriuate Sales, &t.
By J. FRASER MATHE WES,
Real Estate Broker, No. 56 Broad Street.
AT PRIVATE SALE,
PHOSPHATE LANDS Of best quality and
Rice and Cotton Plantations in ali parts of the
City Residences, stores, Building Lots and
HARLES T O ?N
CORK sa BROAD STRBHT AND EAST BAY.
ADVERTISEMENTS taken at publishers' lowest
cash rates for ALL PAPERS In the United states.
WALKER, EVANS k COGSWELL.
jDrtigs, Crjemicals, &t.
VEGETABLE CATHARTIC PILLS
will remedy BILIOUS DISORDERS and
LIVER COMPLAINT-will cure Dyspepsia or
Indigestion, Headache, Costiveness, Loss of
Appetite, and have proved of great sse In Neu?
raipia, Drops/, Dysentery, Piles, Pains In tne Side,
Back and Limbs. They will cure Sick Headache
and all Derangements of the Stomach. These
Pills contain no Mercury, and may be taken with
perfect safety by any persons, and in aU situa?
tions of life.
No family should be without them.
Manufactured by . Da. H. BAER,
Wholesale and Retail Druggist,
Charleston, S. O.
Price per box 25 cents. Usual discount to the
GERMAN SOOTHING CORDIAL,
A rellahle and invaluable remedy In COLIC.
CHOLERA INFANTUM, Dysentery, Dlarhcea, and
such other diseases os children are subjected to
during the period of Teething.
Ttus Cordial ls manufactured from the bett
Drugs, all carefully selected, and contains no m
flirions ingredient. No family should be without
lt. The best Physicians have recommended lt,
anti Mothers may administer it with perfect con?
It contains no Opium or other Anodyne.
Manulactnrcd by DR. H. BAER,
Wholesale and Retail Druggist,
No. 131 Meeting street, Charleston.
Price 25 cents a bottle* Tue usual discount to
thc trade. _
' NO DTE !
Insnre3 Healthy and Vigorous Growth. War?
ranted not to contain LEAD, Su lphur, or any
other injurious Drug.
Tuc Excelsior Hair Tonic will keep the head
clear ol Dandruff, prevent the falling ont of the
Huir, and give it a soft and beautiful gloss. ,
lt IB not injurious to the health cr the user, nor
is lt greasy and filthy like many of the prepara?
tions at present offered as Hair Renewers.
Manufactured by DB. H. BAER,
Wholesale and I'etall Druggist
No. 131 Meeting street, charleston.
Price per bottle 60 cents.
N. B.-All the preparations manufactured by
Du. H. BAKU are in accordance with formulas
given bv distinguished Physicians, and have been
subjected to long and care.'ul trial. They are no
secret remedies, and he ls at all times prepared to
submit these formulas to members or the prores*
slon, or others desiring snell Information._
T3ENZINE, DOUBLE DISTILLED,
FOR CLEANING CLOTHES.
For sale wholesale and retail by
Dr. H. BAER,
No. 131 Meeting street.
SHAMPOOING AND HAIR CUTTING.
LADIES AND CHILDREN .
Attended a: their residences promptly and at
Send orders to
W. E. MARSHALL, Barber,
Broad street, uext door to Telegraph offloe.