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BY J IT LT AN A. SELBY
COLUMBIA, iS. C., THURSDAY MORNING, MAY 10, 1866.
Tri-Weekly $5 a Year.
VOLUME II-NO. 44
PUBLISHED DAILY AND TKI-WCT.KI,Y.
EVKRT WEDNESDAY MORNING.
BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
STATE AND CITY PRINTER.
TERMS-IN ADVA NCK.
Daily Paper, six months.14 00
Tri-Weekly, " " .2 50
Weekly, " " .2 00
Inserted at 75 cents per square for thc first
insertion, and 50 cents for each subsequent.
Weekly 75 cents each insertion.
SW A liberal discount made on the above
rates when advertisements are inserted by
the month or year.
S3~ Special notices 10 cents a line.
S. P. Kinard, Newberry.
Samuel Drouthitt, Greenville C. H.
Wm. Moore, Abbeville C. H.
Julius Foppe, Anderson C. H.
STRANGE STORY-A HOUSE RISES
FROM ITS FOUNDATION.-The Alabama
Coahonomian, of the 17th ult., has the
"As several of our citizens were
standing this morning near tho store?
house of Robinson & Pearce, it was I
discovered to be gradually rising
from its foundation, which it con?
tinued to do until it reached a per?
pendicular height of about eighteen
inches from its pillars. Light could
be distinctly seen from one end to
the other between the sills of the
house and its brick pillars. The firm
has closed the house, and at the hour
of going to press the most, intense
excitement prevailed throughout the
If a man is worth nothing, his wife
can't be worth-less.
THE friend to whom I confided my watch,
some weeks since, is requested to hand
it to J. Sulzbacher & Co., on Assembly
?treat, without delay, as I want it.
May 9 JAMES D^TRADEWELL.
JOHNSON'8 PREMIUM WASHING MA?
CHINES and UNION WRINGER, with
white rubber rolls. Thc best in use. At
May9 6_GREGG & C0._
Rooms to Let.
THREE very commodious ROOMS, with
access to water and garden, in a cot?
tage, on the corner of Senate and Marion
streets, to let. Also, two ROOMS in out?
houses on same premises, with the same
Apply to J. SULZBACHER & CO., on
Assembly street, between Plain and Wash?
ington streets, for further information.
ON the 26th April, a DAGUERREOTYPE,
without a case; for tho recovery of
which a liberal reward will be paid, if
handed in at this office._May 8
Sarsaparilla & Soda Water.
THE undersigned has made arrange?
ments to keep on hand a supply of the
above delicious beverages during the sum?
mer. Families will be supplied at $2 a
dozen. T. M. POLLOCK,
May 8 "Rear House" Restaurant.
Blacksmith and Whe right Shop
? MCGUINNESS A
flWfc^.HEARN, Asaem- fiESREESS.
are prepared to execute all business in
their line with unusual care and skill. With
many years' experience in their business,
they can confidently assure the commu
uitv that HORSE and MULE-SHOEING
will be done in the best manner. In the
repairing of Carriages, Buggies and Wa?
gons, the best workmen have been en?
gaged, and the work will bo done in the
most approved and workmanlike manner,
on reasonable terms.
fe MCGUINNESS A H KAHN.
or N. H.-The senior partner has had seve
Ibl yoars' experience on Long Island, N.
TV, among the best horses and horsemen,
r and the treatment of the various diseases
of horses, which ho will gratuitously give
to his patrons and friends. May 8 Imo
Fresh Country Butter
AND EGGS constantly on hand, at a
reasonable price, at inv sb>re, oppo?
site Charlotte Depot. C. HAMBERG.
Shaving, Hair Gutting-, &c.
THE undersigned respectfully informs
his old customers and tho citizens of
Columbia generally, that he bas just
opened a HARBER SHOP in the brick
building adjacent to the Shiver House.
John Mills and other competent barbers
are employed at his establishment.
April 20_ JOSEPH SCOTT.
Arrived Fer Express.
APPLE8 and ORANGES.
10 bbls. CREAM ALE.
Apr? 22_JOHN C. BEEPERS.
Scythe Blades! Scythe Blades!
At the Sign of the Golden Pad-Lock.
2PT DOZ. superior SCYTHES, in store
tJ and for sale cheap by
April 25_ DIAL & POPE.
COTTON AND WOOL CARDS.
WHOLESALE'ai id retail by
March 22 DIAL & POPE.
FISHING TACKLE, of every variety, in
store and for sale cheap for cash i>v
April 13_ DIAL A POPE.
Tannen' Tools and Oils.
AFULL supply of TANNERS* TOO 1,8
and OILS, for sale by
April 6 DIAL ?Sc POPE.
MARRIAGE AND CELIBACY; Al)
Essay of Warning and Instruction for
Yoong Meu. Also, Disoases and Abuses
which prostrate the vital powers, with sure
means of relief. Kent freo of charge in
sealed letter euvelopes. Address Dr. J.
^KILLIN HOUGHTON, Howard Associa?
tion, Philadelphia, Pa. April 19 8mo
COLGATE'S HONEY SOAP.
This celebrated Toilet Soup, hi such
nuivcrsal demand, is made from the
clio lc mt materials, is mild and emol?
lient iu its nat arr, fragrantly scented,
and extremely beneficial in its action
upon the skin. For sale by all Druggists
and Fancy Goods Dealers.
BATCHELOR'!) HAIR DYE.
The Original and Best in tho World.
Tho only true aud perfect HAIR DYE.
Harmless, t&eliablo and Instantaneous.
Produces immediately a splendid Black or
natural Brown, without injuring the hah*
or skin. Remedios the ill effects of bad
dyes. Sold by all Druggists. Thegenuine
is signed WQliam A. Batchelor. Also, RE?
GENERATING EXTRACT OF MILLE
FLEURS, for Restoring and Beautifying
tho Hair. CHARLES BATCHELOR.
Oct25 ly_New York.
Final Notice to Tax-Payers.
CIT? CLERK'S OYFICE,
COLUMBIA, Mav 4, 1SG6.
ALL persons (white anil colored) who
have neglected to pay their TAXES to
tho city, as expressed in the Ordinance to
raise supplies for tho year 1866, are hereby
notified that, if their taxes are not paid by
tho 20th inst., EXECUTIONS will bo issued
against them and lodged in tho hands of
the Sheriff for collection.
May 5_J. S. McMAHON, City Clerk.
WASHINGTON, April 23, i860.
a EX Kit AL O lil) EUS XO. 25.
Orders Relating to Graves of U. S. Soldiers.
IALL persons engaged in the cultiva
. lion of laud, who may have the graves
of United States soldiers located upon
their lauds, arc hereby forbidden to muti?
late or obliterate the traeos-of such craves,
by ploughing or otherwise, or to disturb
the hoad-bo.irds, stakes or fences around
II. All officers on duty as Provost Mar- J
shals. Post Commanders, or otherwise
connected with the military service, are
instructed to send information of the lo?
cality and condition of such graves, and of
any breach of this order, to the Qsarter
Barnier of tho Secretary of War:
E. D. TOWNSEND,
OFFICIAL: O. H. HAST,Brevet Brig. Gen.
and Ass't Adj't Gen. May 8 8
tar Orangeburg Times, Camden Jour?
nal, Sumter Watchman and Columbia
Carolinian will copy once aud forward bills.
New Stock !
THE subscriber hanff^_
just received from therWl
manufacturers, and from I"*?.
_tnrst-class houses in Phila?
delphia, New York and Bolton, one of the
choicest selections of
For Men's and Ladies' wear.
These goods were all purchased and se?
lected by niniself, and wiU bo warranted to
every purchaser. They were bought since
the recent decline in the market, so that
he can confidently say that he is ablo to
offer the BEST and CHEAPEST STOCK
now on sale in Columbia. Confining him?
self exclusively to his legitimate business,
he will guarantee avery articlo in his line
that he soils.
A fine assortment of TRUNKS, VALISES
and CARPET-BAGS kept always on hand,
at the lowest prices.
S3-Mr. WM. LASALLE continues to
superintend the manufacturing and repair?
ing department, and w ill be happy to seo
his old friends and customers at all times.
May 6 6, THOMAS FLANIGAN.
fllHE COPARTNERSHIP heretofore ex
_L ietingunder the style of KAY, VEAL
fi HEWETSON, is this day dissolved, by
KAY, VEAL Si HEWETSON,
Architects and Engineers.
April 16, 1866.*
SST*Charleston Xeirs, Winnsboro News,
Charlotte Times, Newberry Herald anc
Spartanb'irg Express will publish once,
and Bend bill to this office.
Kay & Hewetson
WI Li. attend to business at their pro
?sent office. We shall be prepared to
receive orders in one week from now for j
further work. KAY & HEWETSON,
April 17 Architects and Engineers.
I BEG respectfully to in?
form my friends and the pub?
lic generally, that I have suc?
ceeded in making arrange?
ments enabling me to offer inducements to
those in want of Mechanical work, (Vul?
canite base, ) Gold, Silver or Platina. Call
and ascertain conditions. Office Taylor
street, opposite the Park, one block from
Main street. Da. GEO. SMITH.
May 1 lmP^
House Furnishing Goods.
AGREAT variety of useful articles in
the above line, just received at
Corner Gates and Plain streets.
And Ice Cream Freezers !
FOR family uso, at STANLEY'S,
Corner Oat?s and Plain streets.
MARYLAND BEFINED SUGAR.
10 bbla. C 8UGAR.
5 bbla. CRUSHED 8?GAR.
2 " Powdered SUGAR.
6 large SWEITZER CHEESE.
500 lbs. Gold Dust Smoking TOBACCO.
Lorillard T Leaf TCBACCO.
May 5_J. C. SEEGERS.
5BBLS. Extra No. 1 MACKEREL.
20 h "
10 boxes extra Cheese.
10 bags Rio Coffee.
10 boxes Layer Raisins.
10 drums Figs.
20 boxes Adamantine Candles.
5 " 8 pe rm Candles.
May 1 JOHN C. SEEGERS.
MUk Extra "
Fancy Pic-Nic Biscuits.
Butter and Boston Crackers.
At wholesale and retail.
SIDES and SHOULDERS.
Codfish, Smoked Herrings.
No. 1 Mackerel.
Pickled Gherkins, bv tho dozen.
April 22_JOHN C. SEEGERS.
ICE CREAM (?IR CEN,
Plain street, near Gales,
Is Open for the Season.
April 26 , Imo
THE undersigned will keep on hand dur?
ing the season a supply of ICE. Call
at the old establishment, on Washington
street, opposite Law Range.
April 26_JOHN I). BAT EM KN.
Corn, Hay, &c.
THE undersigned has REMOVED to his
old stand, Washington street, opposite
Law Range, and has on hand a lot o? tho
above articles, which will be sold at the
lowest market rates.
ALSO, JUST RECEIVED,
100 barrels FLOUR and - tiorces
BACON, which will be sold low for cash.
April 26_JOHN D. BATEMAN.
laager Beer Saloon!
Washington Street, near Assembly,
KEEPS constantly on hand a large and
well-selected stock of WINES, LA?
GER BEER, Ac, at low prices. FREE
LUNCH daily from ll to 12 o'clock.
CLERK'S OF1 ICE,
COLUMBIA, April 20, IHM.
MERCHANTS, Traders and Dealers are
reminded that the TAX on sales of
goods, wares and merchandize, sales on
consignment, sales at auction, Ac, for the
quarter ending April 1, is due, and pay?
ment for the same is required.
J. S. MCMAHON, City Clerk.
New Goods !
WE have Just received (per last steam?
er) a fine lot of SPRING and SUM
MER PRINTS and other DRESS GOODS,
to which wo invite the attention of buyers.
A few nieces of CHOICE SUMMER CAS
SIMERES and French Black DRAP D'ETE.
At FISHER A LOWRANCE'S.
Jost Received a Supply of
MULLS, SWISS, JACONET CAMBRICS.
Victoria, Nainsooks and Dotted
PARASOLS AND UMBRELLAS.
French and American Corsets.
Linen and Tweeds for Gentlemen's wear.
Magic RnfnYs, Cambric Flutings.
Tape Trimmings, Ladies' Collara and
Irish Linens and Lawns.
April 8 FISHER A LOWRANCE.
AVERY select stock of Ladies' Con?
gress GAITERS and SLIPPERS.
Gent's Patent-Leather GAITERS, and
A KO ALSO, ,
A good assortment of other styles, at
April 15 FISHER A LOWRANCE.
NOTICE is hereby given that tho co?
partnership lately subsisting between
JOHN C. DIAL and FRANCIS M. POPE,
under the firm of DIAL A POPE, wa? this
day dissolved by mutual consent. JOHN
C. DIAL is authorized to settle all debts
due to and by the late firm.
JOHN C. DIAL.
May 1, 18CC. F. M. POPE.
11HE subscriber would respectfully in
. form tho citizens of this city and vi?
cinity that he will continuo the general
HARDWARE BUSINESS in his own name
and on his own account, and hopes to
merit and receive a full share of public pa?
tronage JOHN C. DIAL.
TOLLESON & JANNEY,
Commission and Forwarding Merchants,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
BUY and sell exchange on New York arni
Charleston. Highest price paid for
Hank Notes. Cash advanced on C44rton
or Yarns to our friends in - New York and
JAMES C. JANXEY. ALFRED TOLLESON.
Wholesale and Retail
G B 0CEH Y
PROVISION" D$T0?? ? t
INFORM their friends, and the communi?
ty generally, that they have just re?
ceived, and will keep constantly <>n hand,
a large and complete stuck <>f
GRO( EUI KS,
In faet, everything usually kept in a first
class Grocery and Provision Store. Their
establishment is on the West side of Rich
ardsnn street, near Washington.
Wholesale & Retail.
?">?r PIECES POPLINS DE TARIS.
?t)20 " FRENCH GRENADINES.
20 piceos Einbroid'd and Plain Berages.
10 " French Wasambique.
80 " Borage Anglais, at 37* 7d.
50 " Chali ios very pretty" 37A 7d.
25 " French Prints.
200 " Fancy
200 " Lawns and Jaconets.
Just received, a fine assortment of SEA?
SIDE HATS, WREATHS and FEATHERS.
Bombazines, 6-4 Black De Laine.
8-4 Black and White Borage, for shawls.
Jaconet, Swiss and Nainsook Muslins.
Plaid and Soft Finished ('ambries.
White and Colored Brilliants.
Trail Hoop Skirts.
Einbroid'd and Linen Cuffs and Collars.
Corsets, French Fans.
200.poces Bleached Shirtings.
25 '. 8-1? and ll Qr. Sheetings.
Bales 3-4, 7-S a*d 4-4 Shirtings.
Hosiery -all prices and qualities.
Cloths, Cassimeres, Drap d'Et?.
Linens, Nankenett, Ac, for gent's wear.
ALSO, AT WHOLESALE ONLY.
20 cases Ladies' Bootees.
io " Slippers.
10 " Men's Congress Roots,
ll) " Lasting Sliocfc.
lil '. .. and Leather Pumps.
A large stock id' Ladies' Hats, trimmed
Gent's Felt and Leghorn Hats.
10,000 Colored and White Envelopes.
Foolscap, Note anil Letter Paper.
Large stock of Clothing.
TOLLESON & JA NX EV.
May 3 _
SPEAKING of "Household Words," Josh
thinks Sugar and Plums are much
sweeter and better household words, and
a good deal less Groekish than Sozodont;
because every little lisping child -and some
big ones, too-can cry aloud for SUGAR
PLUMS. Sugar Plums for worms. Death
to worms. Life, health and joy to children.
Get a box of Sugar Plums for worms at
FISHER A HEINTTSH'S
Maj 4 Family Drug Store.
RIC0RD S TRUE SPECIFIC,
Till IE Fronch Remedy, for the permanent
J. cure of gonorrhoea, gleet, stricture,
and affections of thc kidneys and urethra,
swelling of the glands, seminal weakness,
obstruction and incontinence ol' urine.
Tarrant's Cubebs and Copaiba.
brown'.-. Essence Jamaica Ginger.
Philotoki n, or Female's Friend.
Liver Invigorator, Cod Liver Oil.
Lemon, Ginger and Strawberry Syrups.
Maccaboy Snuff, Elixir of Bark.
Colognes', Pomades, Musk. For sale at
FISH FR A Il F.I NITS H'S,
May 4 Pharmaceutists.
BARBERS" DRESSING COMBS.
Razor Straps, Toilet Mirrors.
Hair Brushes, Pocket Combs.
Military Shaving Soap, Shaving Cream.
Cloth Brushes, Pocket-book-..
Italian Violin Strings.
French Buffalo Combs.
Genuine Lubin's Extracts.
Lubinas Rose Soap.
Fine Odorous Extracts, Rath Soap. At
FISHER Si HEINTTSH'S
May 4 Old Stand, Main street.
WE have a fountain at our establish?
ment, on Washington street, near
Richardson, where first qualitv SODA
WATER, with choice SYRUPS, (all manu?
factured on the premises, ) will be dis?
Choice CIGARS, ORANGES, Ac.
SCHNEIDER A GEISMAR.
April 21 Hbo*
ALL persons, white and colored, will
piense take notice that 1 have extend?
ed the time for making returns to the 10th
day of May next, at which time they will
Positively bo closed. All free persons of
color (males between the ages of twenty
one and sixty years) will take duenoticoof
this, and come forward, make their returns
and nay their capitation tax, as the whites
arc doing, and save being double-taxed.
THOM. H. WADE, T. C. R D.
Paints, Oils, Window Glass, &c.
AGENERAL assortment of the above
together with a full stock of BRUSHES
of every variety. In store ami for sale
cheap for cash by DIAL A POPE.
J. UMMl & CO.,
Between Plain and Washington,
HAVING RECEIVED THEIR
ARE BELLING THEM AT
PRICES TO SUT THE TIMES!
Other Goods in Proportion.
Acc., Ac kc.
J. HULZBACHER. M. FOOT.
2 doz. ALARM CLOCKS.
2 " Octagon I,ever CLOCKS.
And a large assortment of Blue, Groeu,
Concave and Convex SPECTACLES.
Fino assortment of CLOCKS, WATCHES,
SPECTACLES, SILVER THIMBLES, Ac.
Watches, Clocks and Jewelry EE
PAIRED. Plain Gold WEDDING RINGS
made to order.
April 8 Watchmaker.
R. & W. C. SWAFFIELD,
HAVE just received the FINEST AS?
SORTMENT of READY-MADE
CLOTHING brought to this city since the
war, comprising every shade of
MELTON BUSINESS SUITS,
FRENCH SILK MIXTURES,
FINE SILK LINED FROCK COATS,
BLACK DOESKIN PANTS, ETC., ETC.,
Made in a style superior to the BEST CUS?
TOM TRADE GARMENTS.
CASHMERES AND TWEEDS,
ALL WOOL, at prices to suit alL We have
over ONE HUNDRED different pieces of
CASSIMERES, which we wiU sell at unusu?
ally LOW RATES.
We are prepared to CUT and SHRINK,
to order, or MAKE UP, in the most fashion?
These GOODS were bought when the
market was at its lowest ebb, and will be
sold low. Call and see.
We also have
Of everv description. DRIVING, DERBY,
SARATOGA, RESORTE and other popu?
lar styles. Call if you wish to see some
ultra styles of HATS at very low figures.
We have determined to
THIS SPRING-buying for cash enabling
us to do so. Call ana look through our
STOCK and be convinced.
R. & W. C. SWAFFIELD.
A FULL ASSORTMENT OF FLNE
ALWAYS ON HAND.
IM., O. K., Waboo and Calisaya BIT
1,000 lbs. of tho celebrated
DIRHAM SMOKING TOBACCO.
Milk Biscuit, Egg Biscuit.
Sweet Wine Biscuit, Soda "
Butter Cracker?, Boston Crackers,
Arrow-root " Fancy "
Oyster " Cinnamon Nuts.
Brazil Nuts, Almonds,
Filberts, English Walnuts.
For sale by
Between Lady and Washington ats.
Apr? 1_'_ -
Grain Cradles! Grain Cradles!!
At ike Sigrt of tte Golden Pad-Lock.
JUST received, a large supply of Patent
GRAIN CRADLES, and for sale low
for cash by DIALBA POPE.
Columbia to Charleston.
THE NEW and LIGHT DRAFT STEAM?
ERS "GEORGE" and "COLUMBIA"
aro now prepared to make engagements
to take Freight from Granby Landing to
Charleston. Advances or insurance mado,
if desired, to Charleston or New York.
Apply to A. L. SOLOMON,
Or THOS. L. CRAWFORD,
March 15 2uio _Agents.
JKSy SANCE AGENT,
Oorner of Assembla and Washington Sis.,
COLUMBIA, S. C.,
REPRESENTS a number of the beeU
both Northern and Southern-compa?
nies, possessing an aggregate capital of
LIFE, FIRE, MARINE,
INLAND AND ACCIDEN?
TAL RISKS taken on equi?
table terms, and all losses
WSFPolicies made payable
in Gold or Currency.*^?&
Old Newspapers for Sale,
BY the hundred or thousand, at
March 2 PHOENIX OFFICE