Meetings This Day.
! Sumter Ri fie Club, at 8 P. M.
German Sch?tzen Artillery Club, at 6 P. M.
na Fire Company, at half-past 8 P. M.
Orange Lodge, at 8 P. M.
Auction Sales This Day.
m?. S. Pringle will sell at 10 o'clock, at Ko. 28
sleeting street, furniture.
R. M. Marshall A Brother will sell at ha!:? pas: 10
o'clock, at their office, plano and rum itu re.
Wm. McKay will sell at io o'clock, at his store,
bedsteads, tables, Ac.
THE BARWELL SENTINEL.-The attention of
business men ls iuvited to the advertisement of
this staunch and long established weekly, In
another column of to-day's NEWS.
MUSICITAL ELECTION.-The following per?
sons were elected at tte Beaufort election: Inten?
dant, R. S. Bennett. Town wardens-Messrs. P.
E. Ezekiel, F. Talblrd, Josiah Jackson, W. H.
Dnnneman, H. Von Harton and Cato Perry.
THE LATE JUDGE PLATT.-At the Beaufort
Court of General Sessions on Tuesday, Solicitor
Wiggins introduced a preamble and resolutions
laudatory of the late Judge Platt. These were
moved by John C. Davant, Esq., seconded by Col.
Wm. Elliott, and unanimously adopted.
THE BLUE RIDGE RAILROAD.-The Walhalla
Courier says that the contractor ls breaking
ground in West Union on the Une of the Blue
Rid?eRoad. Preparations are making for plac?
ing a heavy force on the road, as soon as \he hew
location ls made.
THE FIRST BALE.-The first bale of new cot?
ton was recelv?d here Saturday. lt was shipped
from ii aeon, Ga, by Messrs. W. L. Elli 3 & Bro.,
and ls consigned to Messrs. Geo. A. Trenholm A
Son. lt will be sold at auction at 12 o'clock to?
day, on North Atlantic Wfiarf, by Messrs. Holmes
A Macbeth, auctioneers.
COUNTY COMMISSIONERS.-The annual meet?
ing of this board Is announced, to be held m the
re-pro of building on Tuesday, the 6th of Septem?
ber, and persons having bills agelnst the county
are warned to deposit their claims with the clerk
on or before the 1st proximo, as otherwise they
will not be audited at that meeting.
DROWNED.-Clara Talbot and Henrietta Barn?
well, both colored, were drowned in Broad River,
on Sunday afternoon, by the capsizing or a boat.
The father and brother of Henrietta were with
them, and could swim, but notwithstanding au
their efforts the unfortunate girls, although twice
brought up and placed within reach of the boat's
gunwale, sank in deep water.
FATAL RAILROAD ACCIDENT.-We learn from
the Phoenix that a timber train of the Greenville
and Columbia Railroad ran into t"e passenger
train of the Blue Ridge Railroad, near Perry ville,
on Thursday evening, about 8 o'clock, killing Mr.
John Calhoun Clemson. Noone else hurt The
deceased Was a grandson of the Hon. John C.
"HOME AGAIN."-Charles Bascom, the juve?
nil thief who was arrested for stealing a silver
knife apd other articles from the premises at the
corner of Glebe and Wentworth streets,. was ex?
amined Saturday morning, and sent, to jail for
thirty days. Charlea ls familiar with his present
quarters, having occupied them before for two
other robberies committed upon the scene of ni?
latest thieving exploit.
ACCIDENT ON THE G REE: .OLE HOAD.-The
Union of Saturday saya: "Tho up-freight train
on the Greenville and Columbia Railroad met
with an accident when a few miles from the city
yesterday morning. From statements made, lt
appears that several of the cars became detached,
which was not discovered at once, and, upon the
a rain being mn back to connect, a collision oe-.
^curred, damaging eight of the cars, several of
which were pretty badly smashed. No oue hurt"
THE COTTON PROSPECT IN GEORGIA.-A dis?
patch from Rome, Georgia, to the Angus:a enron?
ie! es ays: "From reports to the Agricultural So?
ciety, the indications are that the cotton crop of
Georgia, this year, will not- exceed live-eighths or
last year'a crop. Corn ls abont the same. About
one-fourth the amount of guano has been used
thia year as compared with last" The caterpil?
lar fly baa appeared among the cotton near
CRUMBS.-The Randolph Riflemen and Caro?
lina Light infantry; will go on a target excursion
to Mount Pleasant this morning*.
Major Pillsbury and C. C Bowen were serenad?
ed on Friday night by one of the city baa de.
captain wm. Aiken Selly, president of the
Ph o a Ls Fire- .Company, offers a reward for the
recovery of the silver mementoes belonging to his
company, whick were recently stolen iron bis
CEABLEBTOX COLLEGE.-Messrs. Alonzo
, j. White, W. A. Pringle and William Raven el have
been appointed hy the board of trustees of the
Charleston College a committee to consult with
the faculty of the college, and take proper steps
to pr?sent the names of auch gentlemen aa may
be deemed qualified to fill the professorship of
classical literature, recently vacated by the Rev.
Mr. Miles, and report at the anniversary meeting
of the trastees on October IA Persons d?sirons of
filling the chair named are advised to confer with
the gentlemen composing this committee.
A FLOURISHING ENTERPRISE.-Encouraging
reports are received of the progress or the Sulli?
van Manufacturing Company, of Wartben, an en
terprise established abont a year ago, by Dr.
James M. Sullivan and a few others. The first
Industry proposed to be established is the spin?
ning of cotton yarns and manufacturing the
same into clotb, with the view at a future time of
extending operations to embrace the manufac?
ture of wool and woollen fabrica Subscriptions
to a limited extent to the capital Btock of the
company are now requested.
THUNDKR STORK.'-A severe, thunder storm
passed over Lanrensville en Wednesday evening.
The lightning struck In several places. On the
public square lt struck the place of business of
Mr. Louis Robertson, ia the northern portion or
the town it struck a tree In the yard of Dr. Mc?
Coy, shivering it In the western portion it
passed down the chimney to the residence of Mr.
Dignes Boyd, and dallied harmlessly with his
winchester gun. A short distance out lt struck
a tree, prostrating a colored man near by, wim?
ont doing him any'serious Injcry. A tree directly
in front of the male academy was struck.
THE BARNWELL AGRICULTURAL SOC?ETT.
At a meeting of the committee, held on the 7th,
arrangements were made for organizing the so?
ciety into a joint stock association. Upon confer?
ence, the president was instructed forthwith to
Issue a premium list for the annual fair in Octo?
ber, and to take all proper stept towards making
lt a success. It was further determined, to add
interest to the occasion, that a tournament be
ridden on the second day with the sabre, and that
Messrs. Alfred Aldrich, H. W. Richardson and
Council Dunbar be a committee in charge of the
aame. Young gentlemen intending to ride will
communicate with the chairman, Mr. Alfred Al?
POET ROYAL BATLBOAD.-The ? Beaufort Re?
publican? says : "Work has been commenced on
this road In the vicinity of Yemassee, and as we
are Informed by Mr. Gage, the en^iaeer, fifty
men are already preparing the road for use.
Three hundred tons of rails have been purchased
m New York and wai shortly be en route for Bat?
tery Point The ' chairs ' have been ordered
from Richmond, and will shortly arrive. Seven
hundred tons of rails, contracted for by the old
<greglme, were to have sailed from Europe by the
^5iBt or June, direct to Charleston, but as yet no
tidings have been heard of the vessel. Upon her
' arrival at the latter port, sha will be ordered to
discharge her cargo at Whale Branch, midway
between Yemassee and Beaufort."
FRICAS_The Beaufort Republican says that
there was a slight disturbance on the Pilot Boy
on Monday night Boon after ber arrival, emanat?
ing from a deserter from Bull River, captured in
Charleston He resisted all efforts towards re?
turning to his vessel, brandished a knife, catting
the mate, afterwards jumped overboard, and
when he found that he must either go to the bot?
tom or to the ship, he was brought to the deck,
and pliantly went back to Bull River to join his
CLUBS AND STARS.-Lewis May, lodged for
being drunk on the streets and unable, to take
care of himself, was sentenced to pay a Une of
ten dollars or go. the House of Correction for
Bobt. Lovely, arrested for raising a disturb?
ance at the corner of Inspection and Concord
streets, was sentenced to paya flne or five dollars,
or spend five days in the House of Correction.
Albert H. Cole, io: being drunk and-disorderly
in Elliott street, was visited with a similar sen?
Wm. County, who applied for a night's lodging,
received it, and oh examination was ordered to
be held over for one day.
A LAND SLIDE.-In pulling down the Ma?
sonic Hall a great object ls to preserve th? bricks
whole, which ate to be used In the constructton*of
the new temple. This ls accomplished by an inge?
nious slide. A curbed track, the width of a board
and with raised edges on each side to prevent the
blicks runt lng off, has been constructed, reach?
ing from the back window in the tbird story to
the ground. The weight of the long, narrow
structure bends lt inward, and lt forms the arc of
a circle, supported at intervals by props as it
nears the ground. The bricks dislodged from the
high walls are brought to the slide, and one by
one are sent whizzing down the narrow track.
At the bottom they strike a wooden wall placed
to stop their course, and are there taken up by
one of the hands and plied. The building is rapid?
ly growing less, and the lodge-room has already
been taken down.
A PEDESTRIAN HANDICAP.-An amusing trial
of speed toek place In the city, on Saturday, be?
tween a fleet-footed son of Charleston and a
stalwart farmer, who plants up the road, not a
thousand miles from the city. The fleet-footed
made up for his reputation as a runner by carry?
ing weight in the cumbrous and rather unusual
shape of a dozen horse collars. Giving bis antag?
onist the sidewalk on one side of the street the
Charlestonlcn took the other, with six large
horse collars hanging loosely on each arm. The
race was a^out 250 yards, and at the end of the
150, lt waa plain that the horse collars had the
best or lt. The bearer came la twenty paces
ahead and took down the stakes, while his oppo?
nent came up out or breath, and alleging that lt
would bave been all the same [ir the feet-footed
had been hitched to a four horse wagon. The
? latter also came off winner in another contest a
j few hours afterwards with an able young me
AN IMMENSE MECHANICAL BAZAAR.-The fact
is not as generally known as it deserves to be that
the City or Charleston contains one or the largest
and moa: comprehensive engine and machinery
warehouses in any section or the country. The
establishment referred to is that of Messrs Cam?
eron, Barkley A Co., on the northeast corner of
Meeting and Cumberland streets, a visit to which
will satisfy any one that tais encomium has not
been misapplied. Here are to be found at all
times a variety of stationary, portable and agri?
cultural engines, saw mills, grist mills, gins,
threshers, cane machines, horse powers, .*.c, Ac,
such as is hardly to be surpassed by the fullest at?
tractions or a well stocked industrial fair. Here are
also railroad and steamboat supplies, oils, belting,
lead, brass goods, pipe, wagons, carts, trucks. Ac,
fi the greatest variety, all of them ready for
transportation to any part of the world Or for im?
mediate use. The reputation of the bouse for
prompt and fall hf ul dealing ls too well known to
require comment, and its business ls, as lt de?
serves to be, steadily and rapidly Increasing.
A MURDER OR A MTSTERT.-The Savannah
papers are full or the details or a horrible crime
committed early on Wednesday morning, in the
house or Mr. Joseph Davis, near the line of Bol?
lock ana Bryan Counties, and -about twenty-eight
miles from Savannah. The victim was Mrs*
Davis, a young women of abont twenty-five or
twenty six years of age, who was found sitting
np in bed, at about 3 o'clock In the morning
with her throat cut. and who died in a few min!
utes thereafter. Her husband was away from
home at the time, and Mrs. Davis had been sleep?
ing with two omer step-chid rea. She bad been
but or bed* and had gone to a cupboard, on the
door of which the little boy's pants, contain.ng?a
packet knife, were hanging. Soon after return?
ing to bed, she screamed ont, "I am bleeding to
death," and soon after died. The' pocket-knife
was afterward found in a tub of water on the
floor. It ls possible that she may have killed
herself by accident, or some night prowler may
have got into the noose and murdered her, but,
with the very meagre testimony at hand, lt ls im?
possible to form any idea of the truth. The coro?
ner's inquest was a most inconsequential investi?
gation, and the verdict of the jory was that "de?
ceased came to her death from some sharp In?
strument in the hands ot an unknown person."
SHOOTING AFFRAY IN ST. ANDREW'S.-A se?
rious affair occurred on Saturday night on Colonel
Gaillard's plantation, in St. Andrew's Parish,
which resulted In the shooting and serious injury
or Gibby Bryan, a colored man, twenty-five years
of age. It appears that the jealousy of another
colored man, Jack Bryan by name, had been
aroused by certain visits which Gibby is alleged
to have paid to his wife, and Jack had' threatened
to shoot Gibby if he ever saw bim about his place.
Accordingly, when Jack found bia enemy hang?
ing about his yard on Saturday, night he went
into bis house for his musket, which was kept
loaded with a ball and a miscellaneous assort?
ment of bird sbot so as to be safe for bringing
down almost any sort of game, and then went
m pursuit or Gibby. Fin ling the latter running
away Jack pursued, and firing at him, as ls alleged,
emptied tie varied contents of his gun in among
the poor fellow, who was round soon after lying
in a pool.or his own blood, brought over to
this city and admitted to the City Hospital, at
about one o'clock,' yesterday afternoon. It was
found that the small stock or hardware that Jack
bad discharged Into Gibby bad gone completely
through his forearm, fracturing the larger bone
and severing the muscles and had lodged in his
side. The wadding and charge was extracted by
Dr. J. S. Buist, and the fractured usia carefully
resected, by which means it 13 believed that the
arm may ba saved, although at'first lt was
thought that amputation would be necessary.
EDIBTO ISLAND.-The crop prospects on Ed
lBto Island, contrary to the general rule through?
out the State, are or the most encouraging char?
acter. There have been, so rar, no signs of the
caterpillar, and gentlemen from the island state
that they have never seen a promise of a better
crop, either before or since the war. A small
quantity of cotton was picked on Edlsto Island
week before last, and lt ls understood that on
Wadmalaw Island several hundred weight have
already been picked. The public roads all over
Edlsto Island have been In a terrible condition
ever since the war, and recently the citizens,
white aad colored, have been called out, in accord?
ance with the State law, to take their tours of
duty at repairing the highways. On Thursday
last a gang of about one hundred colored men,
who were at work upon the road leading to Ed
ingsville, indulged in som.9 very unseemly and
riotous behavior, pelting with stones and mud
every white maa who came by, with the single
exception or one gentleman, a Presbyterian cler?
gyman, whose cloth, for a wonder, exempted him
from the Insults of the mob. One circumstance
that aggravated the affair was that the sub-county
commissioner, himself a colored man, was with
the negroes, and if he did not actually incite them
to their acts of violence, at least made no effort to
repress them, and, therefore, tacitly encouraged
the outrages. The demonstration being wholly
unexpected,no opportunity waa afforded the white
men to organize any resistance, and as the au?
thorities, of course, did not Interfere, the howling
rioters had things their own way until darkness
interposed and they dispersed.
SHARPERS AT WORK_Last Friday evening,
a colored man from the country, named Lewis
Pugh, entered a store at the com er or King and
Cain .nn-streets, to make certain purchases. Els
rather ostentations display of a well-filled pocket
book attracted the attention of two aharpers,""who
had been following, him for some time, and en?
tered the store along with him. While the rustic
was examining come goods, one of the sharpers,
named Jno. F. Brown, made a grab for his pocket
book and got hold of it. Pugh turned and instant?
ly caught bold, of the thief, and after a short
struggle the peuce came In and took charge of
Brown. On the way to the Guardhouse, Andrew
Hudson, Brown's friend, came np with the police,
and after a little talking attempted to rescue
Brown from the guard. The latter were too
many, however, and Hudson was added to the
nomber of prisoners. They were brought before
the Mayor next morning:, who sentenced Brown
to thirty days in the House of Correction, under
the vagrant law. Hudson, for attempting to
rescue* prisoner was sentenced to psy ? fine of
five dollars or spend ten days lu the House of
Hotel Arrivals-August IIS and 13.
J. J. Fox and lady, Walterboro'; Miss M.
Bradley, New York; Thomas Colclough, Georgia;
C. N. Wynne, Georgia;-James 0. Salters, Savan?
H. L. Pr'.T.er, New York; J. P. Boyce, Green?
ville; "T.-Flake, South Carolina; W. Gorman, Co?
lumbia; A. G. Hall, Augusta; T. Hurley, city; J. T.
Sanders, Northeastern Railroad.
H. Baldwin, New York; H. Putnam, New York;
Rev. J. Woodrow, Mrs. J. W. Bones, C. L. Bart?
lett, Columbia; H. G. Street, city; E. Booth, New
York; Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Foster, St. Augustine;
F. Williams, Jacksonville; 0. Edwards, New York;
H. P. Anderson, Georgia; C. L Webster, Rome,
Ga.; W. Porter, Brooklyn.
TO THE PUBLIC.
CHARLESTON, August 12.
This morning I was Informed of a rumor
that I voted the Radical ticket. I will simply
state that I voted for General Wagen er and his
whole ticket with the exception of one name.
Any Other statement than this ls utterly false..
J. B. THOMAS.
A SPLENDID SEWING MACHINE, (Florence
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A rare chance to get a fine machine for a mere
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BILL HEADS printed on fine paper at $3, H
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I DESIRE to inform the peo: 'e bf Charleston
and the country that they CSA. buy a better and
cheaper Sewing Machine from me than they can
elsewhere, and now ls the time, and No. 81 Queen
street ls the place, to get a first-class sewing Ma?
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come all, and let me serve yon to a No. 1 Machine.
junio J. L. LUNSFORD.
BUSINESS ENVELOPES.-THE NEWS Job Office
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and. Send your orders. Every merchant and
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REINDEER DOGS ANO SNOW SHOES: a Jour?
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Captain Cook; his Life, Voyaceo and Discove?
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Life in the Open Air and other Papers, by Theo?
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The Canoe and the Saddle, Adventures among
the Northwestern - Rivers and Forests and Is th?
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The Modern Playmate. Games, SporlB and Di?
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G. Wood, with six hundred original Illustrations,
The Play Book of Metals, including Narratives of
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National Nursery Rhymes and Songs. Set to
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At Lau, a Christmas Story in the West In?
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Second Series of Cameos from English History,
by author of 'The Heir of Redcliffe," $t 60.
Pioneers aud Founders, or Recent Workers in
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Words: Their History and Derivation, by Dr.
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Tom Pippin's Wedding, by the author of "Dame
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Illustrated Edition of Hawthorne; Mosses from
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Twice-Told Tales, $2.
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Battle of Dorking, the German Conquest or
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49* Persons residing in the country will please
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ing, white and black, Air Pillows, Air and Watei
I Heds, Hospital Cushions, Bandage Gum, Rubbet
Clothing, Piano Covers, DoorMats, Ac, tc., and
Importer of Fancy Goods, Toys and Fireworks,
|?1ASH TRANSACTIONS OF CIT Y TREASURY;
Alderman GEDDINGS presented the report o? the Cash Transactions of the Treasury for the
past Six Months, walch was received as information, and ordered to be pablished In the proceedings
of the Connell :
j Cash Transactions of the City Treasury for Six Months, ending 30th June, 1871.
Balance 1st January, 1871..
Interest on Fire Loan.
Budd-, J. ti.
fled.. 97,722 84
Dog Badges..... 189 50
tions... 362 80
.$ 57,947 77
$ i,o:o 76
- 19 86 *
285,096 69-496,184 44
Akin Pocndllng HospltaL.s 40 00
Almshouse. 8,185 26
Board of Health. 14,608 95
Budds, J. D.' os
Licenses-Carts, Ac.$10? 20
Licenses-Classified. 70 00- 179 20 1
City Hail.,. 84a se
City Officers....s.;. 12,978:
certificates of Indebtedness. . 917 91
Contingent Account. 2,324 85
College of Charleston. 251 26
Firemasters. 12,657 20
Gaslights. 10,084 80
Guard.;. "29;065 46
Honse of Correction..-._. i;it? <8
Improvement Account. 8,620 96
Interest at Five Per Cent.... eeo 00
interest at six Per Cent. 166,776 75;
Interest Account. 26,627 01
I nterest on Fire Loan. . 1,972 60
Interest on Stock Bonds.'.."1,675 00
Lazaretto. 199 98
Lunatic Asylum. 4,624 78
Miscellaneous Accounts. 84,867 22
Orpharmouae.*.. 12,216 26
Old Folks' Home. 2,363 29
Portwardens. 26 00 |
Public Printing. 2,066 00
Rents. 129 80
Roman Catholic Asylum. 1,500 00
Streits.,. 80,470 33
Tidal Drains.8,242 89
Widows' Home. 200 01
City Bills.. 60,924 10- 172,698 78
_ $554,082 21
S. THOMAS, Treasurer.
?rano JIri?e Pisiribniion.
Beferenees in South Carolina :
General WADE HAMPTON, General JOHN S. PRESTON, Hon. B. F. PERRY, Hon. w. D. SIMPSON,
Governor M. L. BONHAM. ANDREW SIMONOS. Esq., General JOHNSON HAGOOD, JHon. G. A.
T KENHOLM, Hon. ARM1STEAD ??BT, Governor J. L. MANNING, Hon. JAMES CH ESN UT, Hon. J. B.
Hef erences in New York City :
AUGUST BELMONT A GO., Bankers: Hon. CHARLES O'OONOR, Connselior-at-Law; Hon. JOHN
E. WARD, Counsellor-at-Law; Hon. ROGER A. PRYOR. Conosellor-at-Law; Colonel RICHARD LATH*.
BBS, T. A. HOYT, Esq., President Gold Boom; HUNT, THOMPSON A CO.. Factors; ANDERSON,
STARR A CO., Merchants; PETTUS A CO., Merchants; F. zo G BAUM A FAIRCHILD, Merchants.
$500.000 TO BE AWARDED TO?~THE TIOKET-HOLDER8 OF THE
SERIES OF OONOERT8 TO COMMENCE ON THE FIRST OF
OCTOBER, 1871. AT THE ACADEMY OF MU8IC.
CHARLESTON, 8. C.. ON WHICH DAY
THE DRAWING COMMENCE8.
THE SOUTH CAROLINA ?AND AND IMMIGRATION ASSOCIATION, UNDER THE AUSPICES
of the "South Carolina State Agrie m taral and Mechanical Society," will give a series of concerts
at the Academy or Music. Charleston, S. C., commencing October 1st, 1871, for the purpose
of raising a fund to enable Emigran ta to settle upon lands selected by tne Association for Homes
of Northern and European Farmers and others, la the State of Sooth Carolina, and for their
transportation thither and support for the first year.
160,000 8EAS0N TICKETS OF ADMISSION, AND NO MORE,
AT FIVE DOLLARS EACH.
ALL- THE PREMIUMS. INCLUDING DEED AND CERTIFICATE OF flTLE TO ACADEMY
OF MUSIC, will be deposited with the National Bank of the Republic, New York.
$500,000 m GIFTS !
let Girt-ACADEMY OF MUSIC, Charleston, s. c., cost to build $280,000, having/ an annual
rental of abont $20,000, from Opera House, Stores and Halls; the building being
about SOO feet by co feet, and situated corner or King and Market streets, la the
centre of the city, and well known to bc the finest building and most valuable
property in Charleston, valued at.;.$950,000
8d o?ft-Caah:. 35,000
4th Gift-Cash. 10,000
th Gift-Cash.~. 5,000
26 GUts-Cash-each $1000. ?5,000
26 Gifts-Cash-each $600. ia,soo
350 Gifts-Cash-each $100. 35,000
260Girts- Cash-each $60. ia,soo
600 Gifts-Cash-each $26. la.soo
1260 Gifts-Cash-each $10.:. 13,500
?04 Gilts, amounts to.$500,000
BUTLER, CHADWICK, GABY & CO.,
Agents S. C. Land and Immigration Association,
General M. 0. BUTLER,'
JOHN CHADWICK, Esq.,
General M. W. GARY,
CHARLESTON, 8. C.
AGENTS WANTED-LJBBB?X COMMISSIONS ALLOWED.
Commissioners and Supervisors of Drawing:
General A. R. WRIGMT, of Georgia.
General BRADLEY T. JOHNSON, of Virginia.
Colonel B. H. RUTLEDGE, of South Carolina.
Hon. BOGEE A PRYOR, ol New York.
A. FJLLR AJNI> COMMEND AXtT/E? SCHEME !
CHARLESTON. S. C.. May -, 1871.
We take pleasure in certifying that we are acquainted with General M. C. BUTLER. JOHN
CHADWICK Esq., and General M. W. GARY, or tho firm or BUTLER, CHADWICK. GARY A CO., and
k now them to be gentlemen of Integrity, and we regard the object they have or assisting immigrants
to homes In South Carolina or great importance to the State-as well as to the Immigrants, and we
have every confidence that their enterprise w?l be carried out with fairness an?! honesty to all par?
ties concerned. ' ."_ _J. M"
GEO. A. TRENHOLM, . I. W. JAYNE.
B. H. RUTLEDGE, A. G. MAGRATH,
JAMES CONNER, THOS. Y. SIMONS,
JAMES H. PK1NGLE, HENRY BUIST,
j?jaMn.riu.v.uB, WILMOT G. DESAUSSURE.
Tickets can be procured of E. SEBRING A CO., and J. L. MOSES, General Agents, No. 84 Broad
Shirts and inrnie?jmg Qbooot.
IT NEW YORK C?STT"
TO MAKE ROOM FOR
FILL ll WINTER DOODS,
The undersigned ls now closing ont his superb
GENTS FURNISHING GOODS,
Greatly Keduced Prices.
NOW IS THE
CHANGE FOR BARGAINS !
TAR SHIRT EMPORIUM
MEETING STREET, OPPOSITE MARKET.
Just received a Une assortment
Sn ?eon's Sponge, A-c, &c.
For sale by DB. II. BAEK,
mayi? No. 131 Meeting street.
WINDOW SHADE 8,
PAPER HANGINGS. ?0
W . J .
Eas on han.i a large and carer ally selected stock
of UPHOLSTERY GOODS, WINDOW SHADES, Pa
per Hangings, Decorations, ?c.
C0NS1STI.SO IN FAKT OF :
A full line of WINDOW HOLLANDS AND SHADES
Swiss, Nottingham and Muslin Curtains
Brocha, Reps, Terrys and Satin Detains
All Wool Damasks and Watered Moreens
French and English Cretonnes and Chintzes
Linen Coverings and Stripes, Bindings, ?c.
Embroidered Piano and Table'Covers
Victoria, Dining and Centre Table Covers * '
Toilanettes, Oil Cloths, Table and Desk Coverings
Drapery and Centre Tassels, Fringes and Gimpa
Gilt, Walnut and Rosewood Cornices
Bands, Tassel Hooks and Picture Nails
Hair, Woo], Cotton and Moss Mattresses
Pew and Pulpit Cushions.
AT No. 243 KING STREET, IN THE BEND,
Soots, Sh.0*0, Ut.
jp ?~lT~TTrE~B E S~T !
Boy your BOOTS AND SHOES at
S T E IBB B'S,
No. 41 BBOAD STREET.
He makes them to order, in any style desired,
using OD iv tne best material and workmanship.
Constantly on band, a large assortment or cus?
tom made BOOTS AND SHOES, ol all sizes.
Which dispenses with shoe strings and elastic,
MADE TO ORDER at this establishment.
Call and examine specimens.
maj 22 No. 41 Broad street.
Bm UL WABMfCTITI & BBQ?
EXECUTORS.' . :"' ,
WeVmst??THlS'DAY, ?fnW-pa? ???'clooJc,
at Na/83 BrOSd .Street, - .
1 PUNO, Oak and Mahogany Furniture, Cook?
ing Stove, Mattresses, Ac. . . .,. ; ..?.^..
Terms casa. Article* w be removedImme.
diateiy. " .rr..-:.-: angl*.
THIS DAT, ATSALF-PA?jrg O't?tOCK,
will be sold, at No. 140 Meeting street,
Ten High Post and Cottage ^BEDSTEADS, lour
s mall Dining Tables, Marble Top <81oab?^.?no
alot ol Trash., ., ? , -j.-r-^A?gU..
By ROBERT S. PRINGLE. -
HANDSOME HOUSE?OLD ?A??D HjF
FICE FURNITURE. , .1 V*
will be sold THIS DAY,vtti? l4(tt instant, at.
the ree Iden ce No. 2* Meeting street;' .'South Ol
Water street, at Dair-paat io o'cljcK A-'M-y
The FDRN1T?RE or a landry leav?r; thrcity,
consisting In part of: One Hand "t^e PARLOR
SET. Cottage Chamber Seta, SoraA.; Bcadstoads,
Boofecases, Extension Table, M?ttteises, Bureaus,
Chair , Carpets, Tables, Kitchen Utenstla.-fSc. AC.
Terma cash; articles to be removed-on day or
sale. . ? ; .:. . "
BylVlfc McS?tr :~ " .....
TO-MORROW, AT 10 O^CLOCR, WILL
: be sold, at Nb. ss Smith st?eet, roar dows ?*
north or Morris street,- ; ' " .
The contents of said house, consisting or Parlor,
Bed-room and Kitchen F URN ITU EE, LirjAry,
Miscellaneous Works, and a collection of Chemi?
cal Apparates. The House to rent, containing'six
rooms, heated throughout with IteleyV-pattM
By W. Y. LEITCH & R. S. B?lp?fi -
Auction* er?, . .'\
CROGKERYl C ROC KER Y! C R OCKE?Y !
aale of ss crates ana M caakaclmjjofled
English Granltoware, on account or Messrs.
Brown, Shipley & Co., and all ooncerned^-in Iota
to snit purchasers. _ * . ? ''^il^S^?Si
Will be sold at No 28 Haynestreet,a?ioo!clock,
. on WEDNESDAY, 16th instant, ."
CASKS OF CROCKERY, contalning In part
3,5, 6, 7 and 8 lnob Plai-es, Flat and Soaps . -
Flat Dishes, from 9 to 18 Inches...
Covered Dishes; from 7 to is .inch es ?**r
Covered Butters, Gravy Tureens, Gravy BoatB
Soup Tureens, Casseroles, E?fcVvop? :
. Bugara, Creams, Bowls, Pitchers .
Metal top Jugs, Ice-Creama, Pieties" ; ^
Baiters, from 7 to io mob, bandied
Teas and Coll?es, Ewers and Basins
Covered Chambers, soup and Brush. Jugs
Mugs, Slop Jars, Foot Baths.
Terms cash. - ' angla
By Wv Y. LEITCH ? R. S. BRUNS,
SMALL RESIDENCE IN MORRIS
STREET-Sale on account former purchaser,
he having failed to comply with terms. 1 .
Will be sold on TUESDAY, the lath Instant, al?
li o'clock, at the Old Postofflce,
That small WOODEN HOUSE la Morris street,
' between Smith and Rutledge streets, on the south,
side, and. known aa No. iL House contains 4
rooms. On the. premises are all neces ary out?
buildings, Lot mensures 38 by 88.
TermBr-One-hair cash: balance in one year,
with interest from Anni 6th; 1871, secured, by
bond and mortgage of the property. Purchaser
to pay us for papers and stamps. . *?agI2
jgjMPEROR W?LI?LAM (3t6 A^" StOi?B !
SPECIE PAYMENTS RESUMED AT No. 310
The Undert?gned offers to Purchasers, W?le
sale and RetaUConsumerB of CIGARS, TOBACCO,
SNUFF, Ac, an extra inducement for their trade..
SPECIE PAYMENTS at par exchanged ios
GREENBACKS to the amount of purchase.made,
without any advance upon the . Goods, consisting
o? all articles In his line of business. . .l.lr.v *'
Orders extended to him. with Casa or city Ac?
ceptances, win be promptly attended to. An ex?
amination of his Stock: la respectfully solicited.
WILLIAM SCHRODER, *
Proprietor or Emperor william cigar Store,
jniyio _- . ' ? ?
RU S S E L L 8 LIST.
Tue Arts in the Middle Ages, and at ta?;Period
or the Renaissance, By Paul Lacroix, Curator or?
me imperial Library or the Arsenal, Paris.- mut
rated with nineteen chromo-ltthographlo prints,
and upward or four hundred engravings on wood.
Specimens of the Drawings ot the Ten Masters,
with descriptive letter-press and twenty photo?
graphs, 4to, handsomely bound. $10. .
; Songs or Home, with thirty-six illustra?en? by
Fenn, Hennessy, Griswold, AC, and elgin auto?
graphs, uniform with ?Songs or Life;'' "Kath
rina," -Bitter-sweet," Ac, doth, foll gilt. $?. .
Marvels of Glass-Mating. By A. Sauxay. -With
sixty-seven illustrations on Wood, and ten anto
type copies of the besi examples In the South Ken
a inn ton Museum. .$6.
Wonders of Italian Art. By Louis vlardot. with
ten autotypes and thirty engravings; doth. $8.
Wonders or Painting. .01-me,Spanish, French,
English and Flemish Schools'. By M. Vl&rdGt.
With numerous antotype and wo<)d-cat austra?
lians, doth. gilt. $6.
The Wonders or Engraving. Br George Dn
plessls. With thirty-four fine wood cataandto?
photograph reproductions m auto ty pe, Illustrative
of the varions stages of the act or engraving,
from the earliest times to the present. $ev *
1 ll OB t ra tl ons or the Life of Mar tm Luther. En?
graved in line after original paintings by Labou
c h ere, with lett er-p ress. Bv Rev. Merle D'Aubigne.
Twelve pictures in rollo. $?.
The Birth and Childhood of ons Lord Jean?
Christ. Meditations selected from the woris ?r
Augustine, Chrysostom, Costa, Hall, Calvin, Ac?,
with twelve photographs after Da Vinci, ??^pn?1
Murillo, Guido, DeJaroche, Ary Scheffer, and omer
masters, l vol., illuminated ci otk, extra gilt. SA.
Library or Poetry and Song. Being a choice
selection from the best poets, with introduction
by Wm. Cullen Bryant. Handsomely Illustrated
l VOL, 8VO. $6. ."-,_
The Song or the Sower. By Wm. Cullen Bryant.
Illustrated with fortv-two engravings hy the beat
artists, 4 to, doth, gilt. sa.
Rustic Adornments for Homes br Taste, wits
nine colored plates and two hundred and thirty
wood engravings, l voL, 8vo, doth, gut.
Mlss KManseggand net Precio na Leg; A Gold?
en Legend. By Thomas Hood, illustrated by
sixty exquisite etchings from drawings by Thomas
Seceombe, R. A., m characteristic doth binding.
$7 60. ~
illustrations to Goethe's Faust. Thirteen de?
signs m Silhouette, by Paul Kono wita. The English
text from Bayard Taylor's new translation, 1
vol., 4to. $4.
Mangln-The Desert World. Translated from
the French, with additions and ?mon/i attona ? one
very handsome VOL, royal 8vo., wita one hundred
and sixty superb Illustrations.. $8..
Mangln-The Mystery or the Ocean. Translated
(rom the French, with additions and emendations.
One very handsome vol., royal sva, with one han
dred^jid thirty superb illustrations. $& J
Michelet-The Bird: its History, Habits and
Dsefulness. One handsome VOL, royal 8vo" with
two hundred and ten superb illustrations by Glaco
meUL te. .
Figuier-Earth and Sea. From , the French er
Louts Figuier. Illustrated with two hundred and
or ty engravings. One handsome VOL, royal 8vo.
$*. . * .
Ecclesiastical Art in Germany daring tbyft'^lft
Ages. By Professor LUbke. Illustrated with one
hundred and eighty-four engravings, l voL, 8vo.
Library or Wonders, illustrated with one thou?
sand beautiful illustrations. The 'aeries consists
of: Wonders of th? Haman Body; The Sublime In
Nature: Intelligence of Animals; Thunder and
Lightning; Bottom of the Seat Wonders or the
Heavens* Italian Art; Architecture; Glaasmailng;
Lighthouses and Llghtaliips; Wonders of Pompeii;
Egypt 8300 Years-Ago; The Sun; Wonders or Heat ;
Optical Wonders; Wonders of Acoustics; Wonder?
ful Escapes; Bodily Strength and still; Balloon
Ascents; Great Hunts. The vol?mes may be pur?
chased separately at $160.
Etchings by John Leech, containing Illustra?
tions of "Jack Brag," "Christopher Tadpole" and
"Hector O'Halloran," one vol.. folio.. $3.
M?nchhausen-Adventures du Baron de M?nch?
hausen. Traduction nouvelle par Gantier Als.
fllustrees par Gustave Dore.
Also, a large and choice collection of th? newest
Juvenile and Toy Books. , dedo ?
Q.ERMAN SOOTHING CORDIAL I
AN INVALUABLE REMEDY FOR INFANTS L
Tb ls ls the best Medicine tor young children
Bullering with Colic, Diarrhoea, or any other oom*
plaint, Incident to Teething. It may be given
with safety,.as lt contains no opium, or other in?
Price, 25 centa'a bottle.
Manufactured and roi* sale by
' " DB. H. BASS.
Also by tbe following Druggists:
A. W. ECKEL A CO., Dr. A. RAOUL,
Dr. W. A. SHRINE, A. O. BARB OT,
W. T. LITTLE A CU., J. BLACKMAN,
P. M. COHEN, Dr. E. H. SELLERS,
E. S. BURNHAM, GRAMAN ft fcOHWAKB
G. W. AIM AR, J. LOCKWOOD,
G. J. LUHN, W. T. -LINN,
W. A. GIBSON,]/-.
And by Druggists genesally-_ lana
rjVRUSSES, SUPPORTERS, &c
Just received, a large assortment and for sale at
OB. H. BARR'S
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