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COLUMBIA.
Friday Morning, December 7, 1866.
Tile- Labor Quest iou.
A Louisiana cotemporary, the Iber
ville Sontli, says that the foreigners,
the coolies and the freedmen are all
"v'ery well in their way, but that nei?
ther tho one nor the other, nor all
of them, will supply thc great void of
labor, while we ourselves continue to
talk, grumble, loaf and brag about
what wc used to be.
The stubborn truth of tho matter
is this, that Southern men and wo?
men and their children, have to go
to work, if they may reasonably ex?
pect to repair their shuttered fortunes,
or to t:.avc their section from the fate
of Jamaica or Hayti. The age of
idleness is past. Wo must all work,
or all sink. Wc havehio longer "fa?
ther's plantation and nigger-s to fall
back upon." Thc farmer is .well-nigh
worthless, and tho "niggers" ave
free; there is nothing left for us but
brains and hands, and there is plenty
of work for both.
Is not thc truth of this self-evident
to every thinking mind? Thc scanty,
half performed work of thc few freed?
men who evince a desire to work,
should be supplied by the young men
of the other race, who know tho value
of industry and labor in the great
work of recuperation. Thc freed
negro knows little about this, and
cares less; his highest ambition, in
his new condition, being to do as lit?
tle as he can, and get enough to eat
and something to oover him. And
this is more natural, and should be
considered more excusable than many
of us aro ready to concede. The
transition from slavery and compul?
sory labor, bo that labor never so
light, was too sudden, not to have
just such an effect upon an ignorant
and uneducated class, who knew
comparatively littlo of thc value oi
labor and industry to tho welfare oi
society, or the prosperity of a coun?
try. They performed this task, were
led and clad, and enjoyed themselves
beyond this they never thought oi
eared for.
All this has passed away, and tin
negro is no longer compulsorily
under our control. The services o
the race, cither in the field, or m do?
mestic service, are comparatively
worthless. This state of affairs hap
pens when wo require ineroaset
labor--when our fields and home.'
laid desolate, require the larges
amount of manual labor and untiring
industry. There is nothing left ti
us, but to go to work ourselvc .; nix
when wo say work, we mean work
not in the learned professions, no
behind the counter, not speculatinj
in politics-tho course of tho radical:
or the policy of tho President. Ii
days gone by, we had no objection b
college education, or to the numeren
* candidates for learned professions
but it did strike us with surpriso t
see, tho other day, snell a long list o
admissions to the bar, granted b;
our Court of Appeals. It may be al
right-the prospect is that the prac
tico of the law will be lucrative fo
some years to come; but wo canno
avoid thinking, that the plainer o
more practical paths of industry
would bo more conducive to tho rc
euperation of tho South, and th
retrieval of our past prosperity.
Brains and hands ! The forme
qualification is very good for politio
the pulpit, bar, or medical profession
but these are pretty well filled forth
present, and will answer our pur
poses for some years to come. Lei
then, tho hands of our grown-vi
young men go to Hie mor^ pracii"!
duties of industry-tho mechanic:
and machine shops, the plough-an
branch of industry that will conti
bute to real, material wealth, and i
the development of our resource
The learned profession's mat/ be li
erativc and yield a living; but the
income is simply tho chango .of m
ney from ono individual to tho otho
It is productive labor wo need nov
and we sincerely hope that the su
ply will bc equal to thc demand.
EXECUTION OF A MEHDERER.-LO
don Jones, freedman, convicted
thc murder of Mr. A . D. Walker, w
hiing in Chester, on Friday last. I
made a confession to his spiritual a
viser, admitting his complicity
three different? murders.
-? # ? >
A despatch from Little Hock so
a resolution has been introduced
tho Arkansas Legislature, calling i
information as to an attempt to ov<
throw the present Stato Governmei
Return Stolen Property.
Tlio New York Journal if Com?
merce, ono of thc most influential und
respectable sheets published iu that
city, is calling upon persons who have
in their parlors, churches, Ac, arti?
cles that were stolen from the people
of the South during the war, to send
them back. If says:
"Au old friend of ours, a Union
man in the .South through all tho
war, told us that his chandeliers wore
in a certain house in Massachusetts;
his piano in another, und various fa?
mily treasures in others. Ho had
traced then! to their position's. We
have heard of a Southern lady sitting
down at a Northern table and recog?
nizing silver on, the bible as her own.
Wc havo heard eil .a lady receiving
from an officer a present of jewelry,
which she recognized as the jewelry
of a Southern lady who had been her
old .schoolmate..and friend. Public
sentiment seems to be aroused to this
subject, and thc holders oTsuch goods
should be compelled, by the indigna?
tion of their honest fellow-citizens,
to 'scud them back.' "
There are signs, from a few in?
stances, which -wc have placed upon
record, that there aro glimmerings of
u returning sense of honesty among
some of thc Northern people; but a
vast amount of plato and other pro?
perty will never be returned.
THAT METEORIC SHOWER.-It muy
interest those who are unwilling to
wait thirty-three yen rs to see a shower
of meteors, to know that Olbers, the
astronomer, supposes tho real period
of their return tobe thirty-four years,
and that the display of 178'.). repeated
in 1830, will appear in 18(57.
MRS. MeMAIION having re-opened her
house, is prepared to accommodate
Permanent and Transient BOARDERS.
Residence on Senate street, opposite
Trinity Church, and near tho Stato House.
Dec 7_ +G
Hams, only 22 Cents!
ONE HUNDRED choice SUGAR-CURED
HAMS, small size, just received and
for salo at 22 cents per pound.
Dec 7 .1. A T. li. AGNEW.
Seed Wheat.
ON hand, a few bushels of primo NA?
TIVE SEED WHEAT- -never known to
fail. Offered at REASONABLE PRICE, to
close consignment. ll. 1). MANAHAN.
Dec_7j_ 1
NOTICE.
ALL persons indebted to tho linn of
BRUNS A EILHARDT, aro informed
that their notes and accounts are in our
hands for collection.
Dec 7 t3 BAC H M AN & WAT! KS.
5,000 LBS. LARD !
IN store and for salo at cost.
Dec 7 JOHN C. SEEGERS A CO.
Clheese.
TEN boxes extra FAMILY CHEESE, just
r.c ivcd. JOHN C. SEEGERS ? CO.
I 1)001
COHN AND SEED OATS!
TEN THOUSAND bushels Whil and
Mixed CORN,
I 200 bushels -Black SEED OATS,
300 " COW PEAS. For salo LOW
I for CASH only. E. & G. D. HOPE.
! Doc 7 1
Bacon Sides and Shoulders.
TEN hhds. primo SIDES and SHOUL?
DERS, for salo LOW bv
Doc 7 4 E. & G. D. HOPE.
Crhoice Teas,
CHOCOLATE, COCOA, COFFEE,
?SPICES. PICKLES, MUSTARD.
Catsups, Sardines, Oysters, Salmon,
Lobsters, Grouse,
Tomatoes and Peaches, in cans.
Jellies', (.'anton Ginger, Figs, Raisins,
Prunes, Almonds, Walnuts,
Pecans, Brazil Nuts, Filberts, &c.
With every article usually found in a
FIRST- CLASS I LO USE. For sale as low as
can be sold. E. f' G. D. HOPE.
Dec 7__4_
PUBLIC MEETING".
VN adjourned meeting of the citizens of
Columbia will bo held on TUESDAY
next, the 11th inst., at 10 a. ni , in Gibbes'
Hall, to take into consideration tho pro?
priety <>f issuing new bills of the corpora?
tion, not to exceed in amount $50,000, for
the purpose of redeeming tho present cir
crUation and for other purposes.
Dec 7 THEO. STARK, Mayor.__
Fresh Arrival.
1 OOO I5USHi''LS l\rimu White Pro
500 bushels primo Mixed CORN,
100 bbls. Extra FAMILY FLOUR,
1,000 bushels White Seed Oats,
10,000 lbs. Bacon Sides,
2,000 lbs. small and primo Breakfast
Strips,
50 sacks Liverpool Salt,
Bran, Hay, Peas and Grains, of all de?
scriptions, for salo at lowest market figures.
BROWNE tb SCHIRM ER,
Main street, Yolger's new store.
_D*c 7_
SOMETHING NICE
CAN 3?K OBTAINED AT THE
Between the hours of 11 and 1 o'clock,,
T IE3I X JS X> 7ST m
Doc 7
HOUSE TO RENT,
ON Main street, five squares below
Stato House, containing six square
rooms and two basement rooms, to?
gether with all necessary out-buildings,
such as Carriage House, Stables, Kitchens,
&o._Applv_atthi8 office. Dec G 3
PEAS, PSAS.
P??\ BUSHELS, in ?toro and for sale bv
0\J Nov '.) FISHER A, LOWRANCE."
Tho Legislature of Alabama bas
passed a bill which provides that all
penalties now incurred by reason of
any tax-payer having failed to render
a list of his taxable property, in ac?
cordance with section 104, be remit?
ted.
At a recent meeting of the Direct?
ors of the Wilmington and Manches?
ter Railroad, Capt. H. M. Diane was
unanimously re-elected President.
The present incumbents of tho other
offices were unanimously re-elected.
It is said that some of Morrissey's
personal friends urge Lim, now that
bo has satisfied his ambition by se?
curing an election, to resign. He de?
clined "acceding to their request."
T
BACON.
HREE THOUSAND lbs. of C L E A K
SIDES, SHOULDERS and STRIPS.
RICE.
Prime CAROLINA RICE.
SUOAH.
A varied assortment of thia article.
Asn
A complete stock of GROCERIES, of
every description, suitable for family usc,
at LOWEST MARKET RATES.
Dec 6 H. 1). HANAHAN.
Crackers !
20
BBLS., all kinds, at
Dec 0 CALNAN k KREUDER'S.
MUN BIM
mWO HUNDRED lbs., fresh and sweet,
JL just received at
Dee G G CALNAN & KREUDER'S.
WHISKEY
OA BBLS., several gradea REDUCED
?\J PRICES- at
Dec 6 G CALNAN A KREUDER'S.
IMPOttTErT
Wines and ^Liquors.
OLD HOLLAND GIN,
Old COGNAC BRANDE,
Stewart's Scotch Whiskey,
Old Jamaica Rum,
Old Sherry Wine, old Tort Wine.
Rhine Wine, Claret Winos,
Absinth, in cases,
french Cherries, in cases,
Madame Ve Clicquot and Poxsardin a
Reims Champagno. Wholesale and retail.
Dec 1 .lolIN C. SEEGERS A CO.
Hosiery !
LADIES' BALBRIGGEN HOSE,
FLEECED LINEN HOSE,
" Bleached and Brown "
" Lamb's Wool "
" black and Mixed Cotton Hose.
" White Cotton Hose, extra size,
Misses' " " "
Striped Wool
Gent's English Drown Half Hose,
Wool '?
Boys' Bleached and Brown Half Hose,
Children's Woo? Stockings and Leggings,
Infants' Worsted Roots.
C. F. JACKSON.
Dec G
Billiard Table for Sale.
ANY ono desirous of obtaining such an
article cheap, can do so by applying
at W. T. WALTER'S
Auction Room, Assembly street.
Deco f.i
FOR DECEMBER.
fil HE RICHMOND ECLECTIC lind
I number.
The Crescent Monthly-New Orleans.
Th? Land we Love-ben. Hill's.
(iodey's (Holiday) Lady's Hook.
Peterson's Magazine-illustr?t eil.
Niek-Nax for all Creation.
Also, new Novels, by Marion Harland,
author of "Alone," and other popular
writers. For sah: at Bookstore opposite
Law Range. J. J. McCARTER.
Circular Saws.
4 FULL assortment of best quality
X\_ Cast Steel CIRCULAR SAWS, from 8
to ;V2 inches in diameter, just received and
Tor sale low by __ J. T. R. AGNEW.
Scales, Scales, Scales.
JUST received, a supply of TEW SCALES,
Counter Scales ami tunah Platform
Scales, which will be sold at very low prices
by_ J. T. lb AGNEW.
CANDLES! CANDLES!
ONE HUNDRED-boxea Sperm and Ada?
mantine CANDLES. Just received
and for sale I.v . J. fe T. It. AGNEW.
T. f. RADCLIFFE,
.A.nclersoii's 131oclt,
COLOMBIA., S. C.,
HAS just received aiidjopened an assort?
ment of
SILVER AND PLATED WARE,
ELEGANT TEA SETS,
JE WE LR Y, WA TC HES,
GUNS ANTI PISTOLS,
TABLE CUTLERY,
DO 1 LEY RINGS, &C,
Unsurpassed in South Carolina.
An elegant selection of
BRIDAL PRESENTS !
OT novel and original design-all at REA?
SONABLE PRICES. Gall and examine -
Anderson's Block, Main street.
?if-Tho MANUFACTURE and REPAIR
of WATCHES and MAKING of JEWELRY
dj >no JIB formerly._Nov 13
"Oogs, Shovels, Tongs, &c.
Slqn of the (loltlrn Pn<l-J/)rk.
AunRGte VARIETY of FIRE-DOGS,
SHOVELS, TONGS, POKERS FIRE
SHOVELS, Ac, Icc., in store and for sale
very low, by JOHN C. DIAL.
Nov K
It is stated that thc direct tax in
North Carolina has all been collected.
It amounts to more than $r>,400,000,
which has been paid in at small ex?
penso to tho Government.
An exchango ?says that Mr. Morris?
sey visited tho Capitol a few days ugo
and noticing thc Speaker'? desk, in?
quired whether "that w?is where the
referee sat?"
The seien titic world is mu eli inter?
ested in an enormous aerolite sent to
tho Academy of Sciences by Marshal
Bazaine, from Mexico. It weighs S70
kilogrammes.
Choice Articles.
OLU G< fVERNMENT JAVA COFFEE, of
tho very best quality,
Choice Laguayra COFFEE,
'* Maracaibo "
" Kio "
Extra lino Goshen Butter,
" " Northern Eating Potatoes,
Hocker's Self-raising Buckwheat,
" " Flour,
Extra Now-hulled Buckwheat,
Splendid Cheese, .
Choice Golden Syrup,
Extra new Bice,
Choice Dried Apples,
" Sugar-cured Hams,
Frosh Country Butter received tri-weekly
per Express,
North Carolina Sour Krout, very fine.
With many other desirable articles-all
warranted as represented. For sal by
Dec 5 3 _MU BLEU A BENN.
Fresh Crackers.
SODA BISCUIT,
Milk
Boston "
Egg
WINE CRACKERS,
Fancy "
Farina "
(linger Snapn,
Cup Biscuit. All fresh and of thc- best
quality. Just received and fo>r sale by
Dcc*5 3 MULLER & 8ENN.
PLOW MOULDS! PLOW MOULDS! !
Qpk/\ SWEDES rLOW MOULDS -di
0\_/V/ red imparlatirm-at 10 cents per
pound. Just received and for salo by
Dec 0_ J. ec T. ll. AGNEW.
Fenders, Andirons, &c. -
fTHIlE undersigned have just received a
X handsome assortment of FENDERS,
SHOVELS and TONGS, Brass Andirons,
Common and Fancy Fire Dogs,'Ac, of their
own importation, which they ure offering at
reasonable prices. J. & T. II. AGNEW.
Doc G_
J, WHACKER & I'O.
- HAVE just received per Ex
c'ififfl^nafeaprcss another fresh supply of thc
first quality SPECTACLES; and those
parties wishing to preserve their sight
would do well to call on us and got a pair
to suit them, as there is nothing so neces?
sary to the human being as a good pair of
eyes. GLASSES of all focuses always on
hand and titted to anv style of frame.
IS. SULZBACHER Watch-maker.
Watches, Clocks and Jewelry REPAIR?
ED, and warranted. _ " Doc 5
FRESH ARRIVALS.
ORANGES. LEMONS, CURRANTS, RAI?
SINS, CITRON, APPLES, Ac.
Dec 1 JoIIN C. SEEC.ERS A. CO.
OLD RYE AND CORN WHISKEY.
IBSON'S FAMILY NECTAR,
V.T " Treble A,
Old Kentucky Bourbon,
Old North Carolina Corn Whiskey.
I Old Apple Brandv. Wholesale and re?
tail. JOHN G. SEEGERS A CO.
Dec -i
Hams! Hams!
1TIERCE PIG HAMS-small.
1 " Sugar-cured HAMS-strictly
primo. JOHN C. SEEGERS & CO.
_Nov 21_
Sausage Cutters ant* Stutters.
At the Sign of the Golden. Pad-Look.
JUST arrived", a full supply of SAUSAGE
CUTTERS and ST?FFERS, and for
??le at lowest prices, bv
NovK JOHN C. DIAL.
ALE! ALE!
TEN bbls. CREAM ALE, wholesalo and
on draught.
_Nov 27_JOHNC. SEEGERS A CO. _
THE STAFF OF LIFE!
YET tho causo of many ills. Breat fer?
mented is less nutritious than unfer
mehtcd, in consequence of its gluten and
starch hoing decomposed. All fermented
broad, no matter by what combination of
substances fermentation hxsbeen brought
about, is unwludesomo and poisonous to
tho stomach. Indigestion, heart-burn,
headache, acidity, flatulency, oppression of
tho stomach, all come from thu obnoxious
ferment. Uso tho "CRESCENT AERATED
BAKING POWDERS"-a cheap, wholesome
and nutritious powder for making all kinds
of bread, batter cakes, Johnny cakes, muf?
fins, buckwheat cakes. Fur salo by
FISHER & HEINITSH, Pharmacists.
SUGARS ? MOLASSES.
5nuns. MUSCOVADO MOLASSES -
new crop.
15 bbls. Muscovado Molasses -new crop.
!J0 " " Sugar.
10 " Extra C "
5 " " Crushed "
3 " " Pu.
100 sacks Liverpool Salt, seamless sacks,
at *3.:?.r>.
100 lbs. English Blue Stone, at 14c.
2,000 lbs. " Copperas, at G.Jc.
In store and for salo by
A. L. SOLOMON,
Second door from Shiver House,
Oct IS On Blain street.
MACKEREL, SCALED HERRIXCS
AND
CRACJKERS !
t BOXES SCALED HERRINGS.
_LUU 10 half bbls. No. 1 MACKEREL.
Kl half bbls. No. 2 MACKEREL.
10 " " No. 3 4<
20 boxes Lemon CRACKERS.
20 " Sugar "
20 " Oyster
20 " Soda "
5 buds. Clear BACON SIDES, at reduced
price.
S hhds. Bacon Shoulders.
Just received and in store, and for salo
at tho LOWEST MARKET PRICES by
A. L. SOLOMON,
Second door from tho Shiver House,
Nov 22_On Plain stn ot.
Ale and Porter.
ONE HUNDRED dozen London PORTER
anil Edinbnrg ALE. Just received and
for salo by J. A T. R. AGNEW.
New York despatches state that a
propeller loaded with Fenian anns
sailed from Sandy Hook on Thursday
night, for Ireland.
The do vernment ojfficially disclaims
tho acticn of Gen. Sedgwick in occu?
pying M.ttamoras.
Navigation of the upper Mississippi
is about closed for the season.
Thc cholera is more virulent than
ever in St. Petersburg.
Box and Office Stoves !
JUST received, a small supply of
itho alxive named STOVES, which ace
offered LOW for OAS!I, at
J. W. SMITH'S Tin Shop?
Taylor street, opposite Park.
Nov20 lino
FRESH SUPPLIES OF
Liyw.
CEMENT,
PLASTER PARIS
AM) HAIR,
On band and being constantly received
by GEO. W. PAUKER,
Corner Main ?nd Camden sis.
Nov 21 . 'imo
Salmon and Mackerel.
KITS CHOICE SALMON, for family uso.
" No. 1 Mackerel, " " .?
Just received and for sale by
Dec 2 J. ?V T. U'. AGNEW.
Citron, Currants. Raisins, &c.
4T)rr BOXES CITRON.
^?J75 " Raisins, assorted packages.
Together with a fall supply ot Currants,
Prunes, Soft-Shell Almonds, whole aiei
ground Spices, Ac., constantly on hand
?md for sale low by J. & T. R. AGNEW.
Dec 2_
KEROSENE OIL.
-I i\ DDLS, extra pure KEROSENE OIL,
JL Vf just received ?mil for salo by
Dec 2 J. it T. ft. AGNEW.
Hacker's Self-Raising Flour.
APULL suppiv or BECKER'S SELF
RAISING FLOUR, constantly on hand
and fur sale at retail l>v
Dee 2 J." A 'J', lb AGNEW.
Flour and Buckwheat.
ITUFTY bids. FAMILY FLOUR.
'200 bbls. medium and low-priced Flour.
10 bbls. New Hulled Buckwheat. Just
! received and for sale by
Nov 13 J.'.V T. I!. AGNEW.
I PotwacreZ Potware!
AFULL suppiv of POTS, OVENS, SPI?
DERS and SAUCE-PANS, now on
hand and for salo at lowe.it market prices
bv J. ?J? T. lt. AGNEW.
'Oct 9
! mEN cases IMPERIAL CABINET CHAM
JL PAC NE.
20 case? HEIDSICK, quarts and pints.
1 cask Otard Dupuv COGNAC' BRANDY.
1 " HENESSEE PALE BRANDY.
3 -l Harmony and Pale SHERRY.
3 '. South-side and Braga Madeira.
5 bbls. genuine Kentucky Whiski y.
40 bbls. Rye, Cabinet an<l bourbon do.
I 100 doz. Edintturg Ale and Dublin Porter.
The above are bought from importers,
ami warranted both in proof and quality.
Nov 28 ld E. & c. D. HOPE.
?Fine Chewing and SmokingTobacco.
I f* PONES TEMPTATION.
I) 2 ' ATLANTIC. CA Bbl".
lt) boxes different brands Zephyr Puff,
Virginia Kiln Dried, Piney Woods, Creen
Seal, Killickiuic.lt and other brands. Whole?
sale and retail.
Nov IS _ JOHN C. SEEGERS ft CO.
Paints, Oils, Glass, Varnishes, &c.
At the Sinn of the. fiolden Vad-Utck.
SIX THO?SAND lbs. WHITE LEAD, in
oil.
A complete assortment of Colored Paints,
dry and m oil.
300 boxes Window Class, assorted sizes.
A I.So,
Linseed, Tanners', Kerosene .md Ma?
chinery Oils.
Furniture, Coach and Japan Varnishes.
A completo variety of Paint, Varnish,
Graining, White-wash, Dusting and Scrub?
bing Brushes. In store and for sale at
lowest prices by JOHN c. DIAL.
Read This-No More Suffering from
Toothache or Neuralgia.
THE subscriber lias been appointed
agent for WOLCOTT'S PAIN ANNI?
HILATOR. One trial is sufficient to provo
its superiority over all other medicines of
this character. Country merchants sup?
plied at low prices. It can be found at the
principal drug stores.
S. lt. NORTH, Agent.
All communications left at E. E. JACK?
SON'S Drug Storo will receive prompt
attention. Dec 1 Imo
FANNING'S RESTAURANT
Assembly Street, nearly opposlh the New
Market.
mills establishment has been refitted,
I and tho very beat, of everything can bo
obtained there.
FISH and GAME prepared in every style.
WINES, LIQUORS and CIGARS of choice
brands on hand.
LUNCH every dav from ll to 1 o'clock.
Dec 5
Ililli LL
Next ,h>o,- West of the Post Office.
TREVET & BERAGHI
WOULD respectfully inform their
friends and th? public in general
that they have opened a RESTAURANT at
the above place, where tho very best of
everything in the way ol'eating and drink?
ing can be obtained at short notice'.
CREAM ALE on draught.
LUNCH every day from ll to 1 o'clock.
Fresh OYSTERS constantly on hand.
July It*
The Pollock House.
riiniS new and complete establishment
JL baa been recently opened, and gentle?
men will lind everything connected with
tho house in tho very best oidor. MEALS
served at short notice. Private dinner and
supper rooms attached.
OYSTERS, FISH, GAME and MEATS
prepared in every st vie.
Tho In st of WI N'ES, LIQUORS, ALE,
ide, constantly on band.
Choice SEG?RS and TOBACCO.
*?. FREI: LUNCH every day at ll
o'clock. T. M. POLLOCK, Proprietor.
Nov 27
The Phonixof?co is on Main street, a
fow doors abovoTaylor (or Camden) street.
Messrs. Mi i Sc Jones havo presented
us a copy of ?tue Merchant's and Farmers'
Almanac fur 18C7. Calculations hy Prof.
Robert darlington, of Newberry, lt con?
tains a variety of useful information.
OUR HEADING ROOM. -Member* or tho
Legislature and tho citizens generally, am
invited to visit tho Phvmix reading roc.
where they will find on file papers and
periodicals from every Hcction of the Union.
Th?' building is open day and night.
Wno BURNED, COLUMKIA?- This question
will bo asked fifty yearn boneo. Then
place the only full and true account of its
destruction in your libraries, so that your
children and children's children will know
the whole truth. It will bo more interest?
ing to them than any romance.
THE FAIR.-Thc tableaux and tho music
bv the amateur minstrels will be repeated
tnis evening. The ncenos represented are
beautiful, and will attract universal ad?
miration. There aro a number of hand?
some, tasty and useful articles to bo raf?
fled, and by investing a small amount, a
lucky individual will realize something
handsome. Drop in for an hour or two
you will be highly pleased.
LEGAL.- In tho Court of Appeals, yes?
terday, Mr. Williams concluded his argu?
ment in Tho Bank vs. Bobo. Mr. Boho
heard contra. Mr. Williams in reply.
The following causes were heard: "
S. Brown ads. A. Wingo, Sheriff. Mr
Bobo bu- motion.
W. II. Walker ads. The State. Mr. G. V..
Williams for appellant. No reply.
!)>.. .James Bivings et al. ?'is. James and
T. Stobo Farrow, Executors, et al. Mr. G.
W. Williams for motion. Mr. Bobo contra.
Mr. Sullivan in reply.
The following were stricken off:
John R. Tarrant ads. M. A. Sullivan, as?
signee; Samuel Sumner and wife vs. A. J.
Hillard.
AUCTION SALES IN' CUAUXESTON. -Messrs.
Clifford .v. Mathcwes will offer for sale, on
Tuesday, 18th inst., a largo ston-k of favor?
ito brands segars, wino, brandy, tum, Ac.
Dealers are invited to attend.
Messrs. Cobia&Co., as will bo seen by
our advertising columns this morning, will
sell, on Tuesday next, tho cargo of tho
brig Castillian, from Matanzas, Cuba.
This is ono of tho most valuable assorted
cargoes of choice liquors, wines, jellies,
Spanish si gars, preserved fruits, sugar,
molasses, Ac, that has been imported this
season. It offers a rare opportunity for
investments.
NEW ADVERTISEMENTS.-Attention ts call?
ed to the following advertisements, which
art: published, this morning for the first
time:
H. D. llanahan-Seed Wheat.
Mrs. McMahon-Boarding.
E. ?t G. D. Hope-Corn, Oats, Teas, Ac.
Clifford & Matnewes-Imported Liquors.
11. Cobla fe Co.-Cargo Salo.
J. Si T. lt. Agnew-Hams only 22c.
Browne it Schirmer- Fresh Arrival.
John C. Seegers Si Co.- Cheese. A;c.
Bachman & Waties- Notice.
Theo. Stark-Public Meeting.
A TOILET LUXURY.-Among tho minor
luxuries, there is none greater thau a
really good, pure toilet soap-powerful to
cleanse, yet softening and soothing to tho
irritated nerves of the skin, and with just
the odor that ono gets from a hank of vio?
let.-; or a bed ol' primroses. Colgate's
"Verbena," "Rose ' and "Lettuce"-Toilet
Soaps aro precisely of this description, and
aro elegantly prepared for ladies use. AR
druggists havo them.
SUPERIOR KEROSENE OIL.
-1 f\ BBLS. extra lino KEROSENE OIL,
1U for salo bv
Nov 13 "FISHER Si HE1NFTSH.
Cheap Light.
TJURE KEROSENE OIL- best quality
_ cheapest liglrt- no smell -no sniok^
at wholesale and retail-low price-at
FISHER A: HEINITSH'S
Dec 1 Drug Store.
PURE SALTPETRE.
FIVE HUNDRED pounds pure SALT?
PETRE, for curing beef. Uso tho host;
it is th<! cheapest. Get it at
FISHER Sc HEINITSH'S
Dec 1 Drug Store.
Cooking Soda and Cream Tartar !
PERFECTLY pure and suitable for cook?
ing purposes. Also, pure Ground
Spices, Pepper, Cinnamon, Ginger, Flavor?
ing Extracts Lemon, Celery, Vanilla. Al?
mond. At FISHER A HEINITSH'S
Dec 1 Drug Store.
"BEWARE OF THAT COUGH!"
flinE changing seas?;n is productive of
I many afflictions of tho lunga and
throat. A small cough is tho voice of na?
turo tolling you to bewaro of tho danger of
a neglected cough. For all kinds of cough
and affections of tho lungs, uso "STAN?
LEY'S COUGH SYRUP.'' It will euro you.
Begin at once. Don't delay. Go to FISHER
Si HEINITSH, and ask for 'Stanley's."
Thuy aro the proprietors._ Nov 9
Thc Two-Shilling Cough Bemcdy !
A COMBINATION of Wild Cherry and
_?\_ Tar. A valuable cough euro -for con?
sumption, coughs, colds, asthma, influenza,
catarrh and all lung diseases. Only 25
C( nts a bottle. For sale by
FISHER Sc HJHNITSH, Pharmacists.
CHEAP SOAP AND STARCH.
riWRPENTINE SOAP,
X Palo Bar
Laundry "
Diamond Starch, Concentrated Lye, >..- ..
Washing Soda. For salo by
FISHER it HEINITSH,'Druggists.
Toothache Cured in One Minute.
rriHE most violent toothache relieved in
I one minute. For salo bv
_FISHER & HEINITSH, Pharmacists.
; HARVEY'S ITCH OINTMENT !
IT cures Itch in twenty-four hours. It
cures all kinds of Itch-Barber'- Itch,
Camp Itch, Tetter Itch, Pilo Itch, Scald
head Itch. F'or sale l>y
FISHER St HEINITSH, Pharmacists.
AXES! AXES! AXES!
IrUFTY doz. host warranted AXES* Just
1 received aud for salo low, at wbole
sale and retail by J. ?t T. R. AGNEW.

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