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, Saturday Wf??r?g, ?pri! 8,18?6.^
j . V, ?<..!>.. B-v^cttation oirHlc5ufton?. .
t . Sar* fer the debilitating moral effects ef this
-^pf aaajjoa. thajoe? V jfctcnoond to th* cause
* ef tb? ?euisdj?*ey iea * ?ry email oaissr. It
. should a<*ve beta abandoned loug ago, and aa
.Sba ?a vi. aaa 'found ?bat the policy of the
?dcttr ?aar? thea roschsieiy ?i4. do wu before
it, wita ?'??ree unjeh, if jnensBeseat far it?
,. septen* by ?nv. was yet sufficient to paralyze
' the activity ?/ Jue? aad thie army in ail Other
? quarters; sad tats eely fer the reteutson of a
regie*, stripped cf faed, wbh-h w~? could only
'JbBpp'ty from a distance and st?rest expense end
dela; *nd.where alt opea, -:npi? and epaeioa.:
. water bf ?? "*aa afforded to thc enemy, leaving
, Mm fr?e tr? a dea ce nt ab axj urexpeeted mo
?eat A' worse situation for .?ur urn*.ea ?onhi
sci waif be found, and it ehotjld have beei
ajbaadoaed twelve sontha ag?. Beyoal the eap
ia??o? tb? Confederate capital, intern Virgini;
heid^ forth no temptations tn the >it?my, ii
desolated fiehU ead plundered dwellings. .1
t certainly held forth ne sufficient motive to s
fsr its retention, when th? country had to Mit
ply Ma arny ncd^peopl? *Q?b a gre?t dit
tenes J#d ?Tar such Au expensive tract of rai
wey. The nBoral of Johnston and the dosi T
to hold Richmond, beyond all necessity an
reason, kev* subjected the Stairs of Grcrgi
* ?nd Sooth a?d North Carolina to thc terfibl
i ordeal af fir? through- which they have airead
. partly passed. Bad the Government remo\ .
ta CW umbi a whee it removed the Treasury D
ysrttnsnt hither; evaeeejwd Biehraond the
relieved Leas army af the necessity, of th
Est dog-watch wbieh .they har? been i
kaepiugenp tor th? protection of a pr
?nish waa ntteriy useless for all militai
Purposes, ead only te be regarded for its pr?
tige sa e espita) and la the eyes of En rope;
Btetea; Sherman weald never bar? been at
% make a triomphant progress from Atlsol
- sje Savannah, through Sooth and Noitb Cat
jfaa; te bia ?hipping at Wilmington-if, i ride?
f, ha has su?eeeded in getting there, as report?
however. w? attach no military
.4?*tegctieat importabee to the events wbi
have led to the avecuetjan of Richmond^
. tth- los? of that position- Politically, tbs ?ff.
wi: ht ?nj' ' oj,? .f r?r .ees? ?bro??i; end ,
cially and morally, at bom?, it will cause any
Bamber of lvg?bnoot aspects'among thousands
?ho woald be equally afflicted,.if told that We
bad>lost car cities of Kamtchatka and Tim?
.bootoo. What next move is to follow-on ?ir
military chess-board, we will ?ot undertake to
divine. We may add, that ocr- telegraphic ad?
rices lack tao much in perspteaity and fullness
to satisfy any thinking party. We must wait
on what to-morrow "shall bring forth.
President Davin takes a right view of the
results of the evacuation of Richmond. - We
have said elsewhere, that, in oar opinion, it
should have been evacunted long r.?o, and that
we should not have waited till tr?is? beesmc *
military necessity. Thu cheerful tone of Presi?
dent Davis is highly becor.iinjr; of coarse, h<
can deal only in* generalities, and these mu ?'
.nifioe; of the future mo Jut operandi he sin th
say nothinr, and we certainly hu** nothing
.ay. But so ! mg ne the armies of Lee, John
\ ston and others arc intact, they will.?prsk, an?
! we trust to the purpose. God ftill rules i
? TnnsDjiiLT Pno-?ii .-Gi tit.d' after Monda;
; ae*r,tthe loth instant, the Phoenix will h
? published daily. .'ub*erir?t?-?n price. ??.*) r'
, moMh. Th.* p.-ipi1!* will be promptly deliver?
by earners to city anbscrib* -vs. The ?ri weeltl
edition wiil r.v..i.be issued for country ciroi
lation, at ***0 per pi-nth.
?n?Co?rmb?a, on the 4'h of April,.by t'
Rev. Mi. Conrn--, Me. STEPrTBK GRUB!
to Miss MARIE LO - Al IE GILLES.
??.^MIWJIIIMI-.J.-T. ra--T3?^ ?eneas ???uti ? ir --^>^r\-*
The friends ai:d ?eq .aint'necs of Mr. W.
STROTHER and family, end of P. Bofill a
family, are ir vited to aiten 1 the funeral of t
former, from the residence of the Utter,
Assembly street.- ne>ir Lumber, THIS MOR
1NG, at. 10 o'clock
THE citirens of Co! u mb ia are requested
attend a meeting, in the Odd Fellow's Sch
Roam, on HOM DAY next. April 10, at
o'eloek. T. J. GOODWYN, Mayor
Wagons for Angosta.
TWO WAGONS can he ehartered for .
gusta no application ai this off.ee.
w April 8 . I?
IMVE NEW,- DOO RS- well seeweed! mad? \
ho foes the war-7 feet bv AA. 1$ inches in
thickness. Can be seeu at "JOHN ALEXAN?
DER Foundry._ April 8 2*
Practical Business instruction.
TSE undersigned valli prepare youths for.
business by a course ofl practical instruc?
tion, such as the pupil would ncquire if actually
engsged in business; pursuits. Particular atten?
tion will be paid to Writing, Arithmetic, Book?
Mrs. Pelot's Writing Class meets daily (ex
cepting Saturdays) at 4 o'clock p. m. /? pply stt
the S. C. College Campus, South side, Wara B.
April 8 1? - S. E PELQT. *
, WILLeontinnc to^ttend te sales of FURNI
I TURF-, MERCI' AflDlZE, REAL ?STATE
?nd ?TOCKS, nt private Sale and at Auction.
Liberal aJv?ueee made upon al! articles sent to
nie i?-r sale. For the present, apply at my
residence, Bridge street
Qi-ders-lefi with Mr. D. C. PEIXOTTO, at
Mr Walter** residence, next to Shiver House,
xviii be promptly atieirded to. . -
April 8_ FRANCIS LANCE
JUST RECEIVED OH CONSIGNMENT
?- AND FOS PALP. BY ?
TWO HUNDRED pair COTTON CARDS.
500 lbs. fine COSING TOBACCO. ,
'J5 boxes fine CHEWHTG TOBACCO.
A. ril 8_, ;_2
JUST received^ a fredi supply of PROYI
Si< >NS, viz?
MO lbs. N*>?1 FLOUR.
760 ?bs. .-hoiee BACON--Hams, Shoulden
and Sides. . ..
\ SOO lbs. prim* LARD.
5S dolf. FRESH BOGS.
?0 lbs. TALLOW CANDLES.
> BUTTER, DH 1 KD APPLES.
ONION'S and PINDARS. "
I Also. BROWN i->UGAK.
j COOKING SUDA, BLACK PEPPER.
OK lix ND,
Camphor, Flax Thread,
Borax. Black Sewing Silk,
Saltpetre, Briar Root Pipes,
! Hartshorn, Smokiug Tobacco,
! Nutmegs, Judia Rubber Tobacco Bags,
Lnrnp Wieks, Toilet 8?tp,
Scissors, Pees and Pea Handles,
Lead Pencils, Writing Paper,
Ink Stands, English Tooth Bruefces.
"Envelopes, . Pantaloon nnd Agate Buttons.
Also, few pairs Ladies' Shoes.
Small jot Dressing Comba
i Apply ASSEMBLY STREET,
One doer from corner of Pendiste* ?tre**.
April t V