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BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
COLUMBIA, S. C., TUESDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 2. 1866.
VOLUME II-NO. 16^
PUBLISHED DAILY AND Tit I-WEEKLY. 1
EVERT WEDNESDAY MORNING.
BY JULIAN A. SELBY,
Office ?!! Mai? street, a few doors above
Taylor1 ; < ?r Camden ! street.
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Inserted at 75 cents per square for the first
insertion, and 50 cents for each subsequent.
Weekly 75 cents each insertion.
JSi" A liberal discount made on the above
rates when advertisements arc inserted. Inj
the month or year.
A "Washington Bohemian says of
Thad. Stevens in the House: He
laughs often, and, judging from his
constant spitting, is never without a
chew of tobacco in his month. Such
is the American Robespierre, whose
unhappy destiny is to reproduce in
this country thc sanguinary .horrors
of thc French Revolution, unless ro
is checkmated by a beneficent Provi?
dence acting through an awakened
and aroused people.
The Russian army is now on a peace
footing, and comprises 700.000 men
of all arms. In six weeks, however,
another hundred thousand can always
be added to tito force. Three hun?
dred thousand breech-loading rifles
are to be supplied to tho army this
year, and 300 rifled cannon are also
to be completed.
A NEW ENTEKFKI.SE.-A vessel is
being fitted up in Cincinnati by
several of the most prominent busi?
ness houses as a drummer along the
Ohio River and its tributaries. She
will be fitted out in style, with busi?
ness office, sample rooms, etc., cte.
The Mobile Tribune invokes tho
people of New England to leave their
wretched soil and inhospitable cli?
mate and come down South, and get
cured of radicalism. There must be
more commingling if wc would have
a more perfect Union.
James Braddy got his deserts in a
New York court, on Tuesday. For
striking a woman, he was sentenced
to pay a fine of $50, and be confined
in tiie penitentiary for tewo months.
-\f \ BOXES CHEWING TOBACCO of1
J_\_/ various ?rades, at
Jan 30 JOHN C. SEEOERS A CO.
FINE LOT just received, at
Jan 30 J. C. SEEGERS A CO.
~ WHISKEY ! WHISKEY !
.rr f\ BARRELS OLD RYE WHISKEY, at
?JU wholesale and retail.
Jan 30 J- C. SEEGERS CO._j
Fire-Dogs, Shovels, Tongs, &e. j
At thc Sign of the (Holden Pad-Jjock.
ALARGE VARIETY of FIRE-DOGS,
SHOVELS, TONGS, POKERS. FIRE
SHOVELS, &<?., &(.:, in store and for salo
v, ry low hy JOHN C. DIAL.
OILS! OILS! ! OILS! ! !
At the Sion of Ute (?olden Pad-Loek.
JUST received, a good snpnlv of TAN?
NERS' OILS, MACHINERY OILS,
Boiled and Raw LINSEED OILS, miro
KEROSENE OIL. Ami for sale low by
Jan 24 JOHN C. DIAL.
A F\JLL assortmentof Table and Pocket
J\. CUTLERY, SCISSORS, Ac, in store
and for salo low by JOHN C. DIAL.
Choice Family Flour.
FIFTY bbb. MOLSON MILLS FLOUR
Hieltest arlic'eiu the market. Just re?
ceived and for salo bv
Feb <) J. A T. ll. AGNEW.
Corn, Bran, Potatoes.
THREE THOUSAND bushels WHITE
l,(HMi bushels YELLOW CORN.
500 ?? BRAN.
50 bbls. HUSH POTATOES. To arrive
per Steamship Carroll, from Baltimore.
BROWNE & SCHIRMER,
Feb 5 Main street.
Corn, Peas, Oats.
11WO TTIOUSAND bushels prime While
20!? bushels COW PEAS.
?00 " OATS. Just ree. ived by
BROWNE & SCHIRMER, '
Feb 5 Main street.
Feb? JOHN C. SEEGERS \ CO. _
ALL persons indebted to the late firm
of BL VEELY & COPELAND, willsave
cost by calling and paving thc ame.
Feb 1 12 GEO. W. BEARDEN.
NEW Cl OP GARDEN SEEDS, in great
Variety and quantitv, for sah- hy
Jan 13_E. A c. 1>. HOPE.
I7H>R SALE at the
J PHONIX OFFICE.
SPECIAL NOTICES. !
SWEET OPOPONAX FROM MEXICO! New, j
very rare, rich and fashionable perfume, j
Thc finest over imported or manufactured
in United States. Try il and'nc- convinced.
A NEW PERFUME! Called Sweet Opoponas
from Mexico, manufactured hy E.T. Smith
& Co., New York, ia makin;: a sensation
wherever it ;s known. Is very dedicate,
and its fragrance remains on the handker?
chief for days.-PltilarVn Eteniny Itulletin.
SWEEI OroPONAx! New Perfume from
Mexico. The only fashionable Perfume
and ladies' delight.
SWEET ?POPONAX! The only elegaut Per?
fume. Is found on all toilets, Und never
.-tains the handkerchief.
SWEET OPOPONAX! IS the sweetest Ex?
tract ever made. Supers.-des all others.
Try it once; will usc no other.
SWEET OPOPOXAX! Ladies, in their morn?
ing calls, carry joy and gladness, when
perfumed with Sweet Opoponax.
THE FRANKLIN BRICK MA?
CHINE, justly celebrates for perfect sim?
plicity, great strength and immense com?
pressing power, is guaranteed, with eight
mon and two horses, to self-temper the
clay and make 3,000 to 3,500 elegant bricks |
per hour. J. H. RENICK, Proprietor, No.
71 Broadway, New York, Room 2S.
_Fcb 1_ 3mo
Thc Gravest Msilinlits
OF VofTU A2?D EARL'S MANHOOD.
Howard Association Essays on the phy?
siology of the passions, and the errors,
abuses and diseases peculiar to tho first j
agc of man, with reports on new methods
of treatment employed in this institution.
Sent in scaled letter envelopes, free of
charge. Address I>n. J. SKILL1N
HOUGHTON, Howard Association, Phila?
delphia, Pa. Jan 15 3mo
ARTIFICIAL. EYES_ARTIFICIA I.
HUMAN EYES made to order and inserted
hy Drs. F. BAUCH and P. GOUGELMANN,
(formerly employed byBoissonneau, Paris,)
No. 300 broadway. New York. Oct 17 ly
COLGATE'S HONKY SOAP.
This celebrated Toilet Soap, in such
universal demand, is made from tho
choicest materials, i* mild and emol?
lient in its nature, fragrantly ccentcd,
and extremely beneficial in its action
upon the skin. For sale by all Druggists
and Fancy Goods Dealers. March 2.S ly
BATCHELOR'S HAIR DYK_This
splendid Hair Dye is the best in the world.
Tho only true and perfect Pye-harmless,
reliable, instantaneous. No disappoint?
ment. No ridiculous til.ts. Natural black
or brown. Remedies tho ill effects of had
dy.-s. Invigorated the hair, leaving it soft
and beautiful. Tho genuine is sigurd H"<7
liam A. BatcJtetor. All others are mere
imitations, and should be avoided. S dd
by all druggists and perfumers. Factory
SI Barclay street, New York, ffST Beware
of a counterfeit. _ Dec ll ly
ST. VALENTINE BAY.
AN ELEGANT ASSORTMENT OF
! SENTIMENTAL AND COMIC
ROM 5 cents to 53.00. For salo, whole?
sale and retail, at
Opposite Lawyers' lia-.gc, Columbia.
F.b 7 ' R. L. i'd t Y AN.
CLARK & PEETE,
HOUSE. SIGN and ORNAMEN
fiS?33ft&L PAINTERS, Graining, Marb
CiSSsphng? Gilding, .Glazing and Kal
soming. Paper Hanging executed
in the best manner on the shortest notice.
Shop on Assembly street, next door to
John Stork, between Washington and
Lady streets. Country orders promptly
attended to. -lau ;50 3mo
W. W. CLARKE. WM. PEETE.
A FULL assortment of best quality
J\ Cast Steel CIRCULAR SAWS, from 8
to 52 undies in diameter, just received and
for sale low by J. & T. R. AGNEW.
HAYING open..-.1, my oflice
permanently in Columbia, I
may be found at all hours at
the rooms ovi r Li. C. Ander?
en Main street.
D. P. GREGG.
Lime, Cement, Plaster Paris.
"ITTi', have in .-tore, and shall kee]) con
I \\ stantly on band, a fud stock <>f the
] above, and oller to contractors and build- j
j t-rs, and those in want of the above, great !
' inducements. Apply to
LEVIN fi> MI KELL,
j Deed Washington street.
Blacksmith Tools, j
"OfTE now offer a fnli stock of best ENG- I
W LIS H STEEL-FACED ANVILS,
Blacksmith Bellows, Solid Pox Vices, Steel
faced Hand and Sledge lb.miners. Screw
Plates, Stocks and Dies, Files, Rasps, Ac,
at a very small advance on cost for cash,
and ai loicer rates than they can be brought
from any o?/ier marl:* t.
! Jan 25' J. St T. R. AGNEW.
Almonds, Raisins, Currants, j
TUST received,a complete assortment of.
ALMONDS. RAISINS, CURRANTS, I
PRUNES, CITRON", Ac I
Nov 7 J. A T. R. AGNEW. !
1 AA BBLS. REFINED SUGARS, con
JUJU sisting of Crushed, Powdered A
and Extra C Sugars, just received and for
salo bv J. St T. It. AGNEW.
TUE undersigned lias
(O^Lon hand ?UM! is constantlyC^-s??^
?K?Jtfer* ' '. de LU ? -M --i ii i S O
GUOOS ?11 his lino, to which ho invites the
attention nt purchasers. ftfi-Give him a
R K J' A I ll I N G ,
In all it' branches, promptly attended to.
Feb 2 At J. Sulzbachcr & Co.'s.
RECEIVED M EXPRESS
TO -33-A. Y !
4 GOOD CLOTH CLOAK tor. ir. 00
J\. Extra " .? . ? 00
Long Shawls. 5 00 1
Plaid " .2 50
Breakfasl Shawls. 75
Ladies' Merino Vests. 1 50
" Kid Gloves. 1 00
Heavy Satinets. 37.1
Good Kentucky Jeans. 25
Ladies'Linen Handkerchiefs. 10
Hem-stitched do. 25
Gent's Puck Gloves. 1 25
Good Prints. J2A
" Bed Ticks. 25
" Pleached Shirtings. 25
Star Ginghams. 25
200 packs Pins, at low prices.
Variety of Goods at reduced prices.
And will receive weekly supplies of
French Goods from auction, at prices that
must give satisfaction.
QUEEN'S DELIGHT ! '.
HAVE you tried tho QUEEN'S DE?
LIGHT, the great American blood
purifier? If not, do so at once. It is, with?
out any exception, the greatest medicine
out. Don't get anv other blood cleanser.
For salo by FISHER A HEIN FISH, and
E. E. JACKSON. Feb 3
"BEWARE OF THAT COUGH!"
THE changing season is productive of
many afflictions of tho lungs and
throat. A small cough is tho voice of na?
ture telling you to beware of the danger of
a neglected cough. For all kinds of cough
and affections of the lungs, use "STAN?
LEY'S COUGH SYRUP." It will cure you.
Begin at once. Don't delay. Go to FISHER
& HEINITSH, and ask for "Stanley's."
They are the proprietors. Nov 9
Tho Adornment of the Head-The
("t RAY HEADED 1 opie have their locks
restored by it to the dark, lustrous,
silken tresses of youth, and are happy.
Young people, with light , faded or red hair,
have tiiese unfashionable colors changed
to a beautiful auburn, and rejoice. People
whose heads are covi red with dandruff and
humors, usc it, ami have clean coats and
cdear and healthy scalps. Bald-headed
veterans have their remaining locks tight?
ened, and the l.-are spots covered with a
luxuriant growth of hair, and dance for
joy. Young gentlemen use it because it is
richly perfumed. Young ladies use it be?
cause it keeps their bair in place. Every?
body must and >rill Use it, because it is the
cleanest :LIni best article in the market.
For sale by FISHER S: HEINITSH,
Feb 3 Druggists.
Toothache Cured in One Minute.
fTVlE most violent, toothache relieved in
X. one minute. For sale bv
FISHER A HEINITSH, Pharmacists.
The Two-Shilling Cough Remedj 1
ACOMBINATION of Wild Cherry and
Tar. A valuable cough cure- for con?
sumption, coughs, colds, asthma, influenza,
catarrh and all lung diseases. Only 25
cents a bottle. For sah: by
FISHER A HEINITSH, Pharmacists.
A Great Medicine for Horses, Mules,
milE GERMAN HORSE POWDER-the
I only safe medicine, and the only good
medicine worth giving to a h ?rsc, for all
diseases t< which horses and mules are
subject. It improves their condition, makes
them serviceable, renders them valuable,
makes them s!e( k and beautiful. F.n" ;;.',e
bv FISHER flt HETvITr.."i, druggists.
Fine Werther for Gardens.
("1ALL apd Duy your Seeds. All kinds,
J at low Lates. Peas, Cabbages, Tur?
nips, Beans' Reefs, Com. To natoes- a full
supply, at FISHER .V HEINITSH,
Jan 17 Druggists.
HARVEY'S ITCH OINTMENT ! ,
IT cures Itch in twenty-four hours, lt
cures all kinds of Heh -Bar1 r's Itch,
Camp Itch, Tetti r Itch, Pile Itch, Scald
head Itch For sale bv
FISHER A HEINITSH, Pharmacists.
Seeds. Fisher & Heinitsh. Seeds.
("1 OOD and reliable GARDEN SEEDS, at
X FISHER & HEINITSH'S Seed Store.
The Seed Store where cheap Seeds aro is
opposite the Tlucnix Office.
Thc largest papers and the best, at thc
lowes! price, at FISHER & HEINITSH'S.
F. b 1 _
Hoes, Chains, Axes, &e.
rpWO HUNDRED doz. HOES, assorted
I sizes and finalities.
30O pairs PLOW and WAGON TRACT!
50 doz. best Warranted AXES.
1,000 Swedes PLOW MOULDS.
With a full assortment of Plow Stool,
Plant?t ion Iron, Wagon and Plow Hames.
Spades, Shovels, Ac. For sale at lowest
market prices for cash bv
Jar. 25 J. A T. R. AGNEW.
An Ordinance to Raise Supplies fer
the Year 1867.
Beit ordained by Ihe Mayor and Alder?
men of the City of Columbia, in Council
assembled, timi by thr authority <>t the name,
That a tax to cover the period from -Janu?
ary 1,1867, tu January 1,18G8, itu- thc sums
ami in the manner hereinafter mentioned,
.-hail he raised and paid into tho public
treasury of thc ?aid citv, for tho u o and
Si.?-. I. That is to sa v, one dollar on every
hundred dollars of the assessed value of
n a! estate lying within tlc- limits ol' said
I city; and thc value ot all taxable real es?
l?an- within the city of Columbia .- hall be
i assessed hy the City Assessor.
Src II. And be it further ordained. That
each male person over tho agc of fifteen
years and under tho agc of sixty years
shall pay a tax of one dollar.
SK<\ HI. Fifty cents shall be levied upon
every hundred dollars of sales (d' goods,
ware: and merchandize, embracing sales
of all articles of trade for barter or ex?
change, which shall bc made by resident
merchants, traders and dealers, within thc
city of Columbia, from tho Jirst dav of
January, one thousand eight hundred and
SEO. IV. And whereas many persons set
up ti oip irary shops or stores for the sale
ol' merchandize, after the time fixed for
assessing taxes, and close thc same before
the return of tho tax thereon, so as to
avoid tho payment of taxes to tho city
altogether: Be it further ordained, That ail
such dealers shall, upon opening shop or
store in thc city of Columbia, pay to the
City Clerk the sum of twenty-five dollars,
which shall he allowed him in the next
settlement for taxes, and the overplus, if
any, bo returned to him: and such tran?
sient dealer shall pay ono dollar on every
ono hundred dollars o? sales of goods,
wares and merchandize. On failure to pay.
after being notified, the Mayor shall forth?
with issue an execution against the de?
faulters, and collect thc money in tho usual
Soo. V. There shall he levied one per
cent, upon sales at auction of all goods,
the property of persons who arc residents
of tho city of Columbia. Ono and a half
per cent, upon sales at auction of all goods
property of non-residents. One-half per
cent, upon sales at auction of real estate
and stocks of every description: Provided,
nevci'iheless, That no tax shall be levied
upon any sales at auction made by order
of court or process of law.
SEC. VI. That all merchants and others
selling any goods, wares and merchandize
on consignment shall paya tax of one per
cent, on all such goods, wares and mer?
chandize sold hy them; and tho persons
mentioned in this and in the throe preced?
ing sections of this Ordinance, shall bc re?
quired to make quarterly returns of theil
sales, and to pay the taxes assessed there?
by to the City Clerk at the end of each and
SEC. VII. And be it furtlier ordained, &j
the authority aforesaid, That a tax of om
percent, shall be paid on tho premiums
received by each and every insurance com?
pany, or agent or agency thereof, deine,
business in this city and chartered by tin
State of South Carolina; the agents of al
companies md chartered by tin; State sha!
pay one and a half per cent, on all premi?
ums received by them. And it shall be thc
duty of every insurance company, or tin
officers or the agents thereof, to make
quarterly returns, under oath, to the City
Clerk, of the amount of premiums for tin
quarter preceding, under a penalty ol' twa
dollars for each and every day that sud
company or agent or agency may neglect
or refuse to make returns ami pay the sak
tax-to be collected hy execution, as ii
other cases provided for the collection o
tines and forfeitures.
SEC. VIII. A nd lu it further ordained, bi
the authority aforesaid, That two dollar:
shall be paid on each and every horse
mare, stallion, gelding and mule, kept o:
used within the city of Coiumbia, beside:
the tax on vehicles, as follows: Ten dol
lars shall he paid on each and every fou
wheeled pleasure carriage or barouche
drawn by two or more horses; five dol?an
on each and every one horse carriage, hug
gy, barouche, gig or sulky, not used fo
hire; ten dollars on every vehicle used fo
the breaking or exhibiting of horses am
mules; fifteen dollars on each hack or car
riage, drawn by two horses, aud run fo
thc conveyance of passengers for hire
. ight dollars on each and every one hors
buggy, gig or sulky, kept or used foi hire
ten dollars on each and every four hors
wagon; eight dollars on each two hors
wagon; six dollars on each ono !..ors
wagon, cart or dray; twenty dollars oi
each express wagon; fifteen dollars ot
cadi and every omnibus or stage: and al
persons commencing to use or run an;
carriage or other vehicle, after the time fo
the payment of taxes, shall pay from th
time they commenced to use or run sue!
carriage or vehicle, to the end of the year
in proportion to the rate of taxes per an
num: Provided, That no person shah h
allowed to usc any omnibus, wagon, draj
cart or other vehicle, for tho transporta
tion of baggage or passengers from on
part of lin; city to another, until the owne
thereof shall l ave given bund to tin- city
to be taken by the City Clerk, willi two ?
more good sureties, in the sum of five bur
died dollars, conditioned that such own.
will pay all damages.that may result froi
the loss or injury to baggage or passel
g.-rs. while being earned on the omnibui
i wagon, dray, can or other carriage of sin
! owner, or alter hoing entrusted to the cm
tody of the driver thereof, or any of hi
assistants. And any person otTondin
herein shall bc liable to a fine of use do
lars per dayfor each day such wr 'on. car
dray or other carriage for canying baj
gage or passengers, may bo run befoi
siuh bond is given: And provided. furthe?
That nothing herein contained shah exton
to any of tile above enumerated vehicb
md used, although kept within thc linn!
of tho city: Ami provided, also, That n<
thing In rein contained shall he construe
; to extend to wagons, carts, drays or ca:
I riamos, going to or from market, an
j owned by non-residents of said city.
And be it further ordained, That ata
\ t wo dollars shall h.- paid on each amt e
' horse, mare, stallion, gelding and n. .
I sold in this city hy or on acc.mut (d' ar
i horse trader or livery stable keeper; at
, tbe keeper of every livery stable sha
make quarterly returns, on oath, ot stu
I sales at his stable, and pay tho tax thereo
i under a penalty o? two dollars per day fi
i failure to make such returns and paymen
: at Hie end of the quarter.
SEC. IX. And be it further ordained, Th
no person shall let or hire any wagon, ca
; er dray, or other carriage, or run any oi:
1 nibus, stage, hack or other carriage, h
tho transportation of gonds or passengers, i
; within tho limits of said <_. i t >., without h av- i
i ing first obtained a badge from tho City ;
Clerk, to bo placed on sonic conspicuous
part of tho vehicle; also, a badge with a
number by which he may bo identified and
j known, to be worn on a conspicuous part
I of his person by thc driver of such onini
j bus, wagon, cart, dray or other carriage,
under a penalty of five dollars for cadi ami
every day that such vehicle shall be so
run. to be recovered by information before
the .Mayor, or any one of tho Aldermen of
SEC. X. Whereas all male persons be?
tween the ages of sixteen and fifty years,
residing within the limits of the city of
Columbia, ne required by the laws of this
State to work upon the streets of tho said
city for full twelve days in each and every
year: Vie il therefore ordained, That eaeii
and every person liable to work on the
streets of thc said city of Columbia may
and shall bo excused from the perform?
ance of said duty, upon the payment of
five dollars to the ''itv Clerk: and each and
'very person so liable, who shall fail to
pay tin' said sum of live dollars within the
time hereinafter specified, shall, when
summoned to do so, be required to work
upon the streets of the said city for full
twelve days, under the direction of thc
acting overseer of streets: and if any such
person or persons shah neglect or refuse
to work upon the said streets at tho time
when summoned, such person or persons
shall bo tined two dollars for each and
every day that bc or they shall neglect or
refuse so to work, to be recovered by in?
formation before the Mayor and Aldermen
in Council assembled. And it shall be tho
1 duty of the City Clerk, and of the Chief of
Police, to report to the said Mayor and
Aldermen all defaulters under either of the
clauses of this section.
SEC. XI. That for a license to retail spi?
rituous liquors, in quantities less than a
quart, thc sum of one hundred and fifty
dollars per annum shall bo paid in ad?
vance; and for a license to sell spiritu
I ous liquors in quantities of a quart or
more, the sum of seventy-five dollars
per annum shall bc paid in advance:
Provided, That no licenso to sell spi?
rituous liquors shall bo granted for" a
shorter period than six months: And pro
rtiled, farther, That the granting or with?
holding of licenses, in each particular case,
will be at the discretion of tho City Coun?
cil. And the City Clerk ?-hall be "entitled
to receive, for issuing each and every
license, the sum of two dollars; to be paid
by the person or persons licensed.
SEC. XII. One per cent, on the incomes
of brokers, and ono per cent, on all in?
comes derived from commission business,
or tho practice of professions, within tin.
limits of the city, including the professions
of law, physic, dentistry and architecture.
SEC. XIII. Two dollars lipon each an?:
every dog shall be paid by the person 01
persons on whose premises the dog is kept
And tho polico of the city of Columbia arc
hereby authorized and required to take up
and hold twenty-four hours before dispos?
ing of bifti each and every dog found run?
ning at large within the limits of said cor?
poration, and not having on a badge 01
collar, furnished by authority of said city.
SEC. XIV. Andie it further ordained, bi
the authority aforesaid, That no cquestriar
or theatrical performance, or other exhibi?
tion for gain, shall be held in the city ol
i Columbia, without a license from the Mayoi
thereof lirst had and obtained, ?nd thc
payment, in advance, to the City Clerk ol
twenty-five dollars for each and every in?
hibition, and such sum as the Mayor ma}
assess for theatricals or other exhibitions
for gain; and each and every person c inhi?
biting for gain, without first having ob?
tained said license and the payment of san
tax in advance, shall be lined in a sum no:
less than double the amount of said tax
in manner hereinbefore provided fur tin.
imposition of tines and forfeitures.
SEO. XV. And he it further ordained
That an annual tax of fifty dollars shall Ix
paid upon each and every bagatelle, pooh
.or keele, or billiard table, and upon ever;
bowling saloon, nine or ten pi:- alb y. 01
pistol gallery, kept within the lim' inf tin
sai.I city; and the sum of one hundred dol
lars shall bs paid, in advance, for a licensi
to kee p or have a cock-pit wit bin the limit!
cd' the said city, and no license for stiel
cock-pit shall 'oe granted for any time with
ir. the fiscal year for a less sum than ion
hundred dollars: Provided, Thal no per
son or persons shall open any one of tin
places of amusement mentioned in thi
section, nut ii beor they shall haveobtainet
a license for that purpose from the Cit;
Council, and shall have entered into bond
with two or more good securities, to tin
Mayor and Aldermen, in the. sum of liv
hundred dollars, conditioned to observ
the laws of the State and city, and par
ticularly the laws against retailing. An;
person opening any such establislimen
within this city, without first having ob
tained the license and given bond as afore
said, shall bo subject to a tim-not exceed
ing fifty dollars for each day such estab
lishment shall be kept open or used; nisi
that such place shall be considered, ami i
hercbv declared to be, a nuisance, and lia
ble to "be abated as such.
Sro. XVI. And le il further ordained
That each and avery occupant of any red
estate, npon whose premises water i
brought by pipes er otherwise from the cit
reservoir, -hali pay to the City Clerk, a
tlc- same time With thc- other taxes impose
bv thi- Ordinance, such sum as maybe as
s-'ss. d bv tl:. Committee on tho Wate
SE? . XVII. .WI be it further ordain?t,
That inasmuch as manx transient dealer
in goods, wares and merchandize, eithe
as principals or agents, including spirilu
oils liquors, make sales by thc exhibitio
of samples, that such dealers shall make
deposit of fifty dollars with the City Clerk
and before they h ave the -i ty they sLal
make a return of sab s, under oath, upo
which return two and a half per cent, shal
be levied and paid tn tue City Clerk, wh
shall account at the time of such paynien
for tin: deposit made with him.
Six. XVIII. And tn- ,t further ordainer
That each anfl every express company
transacting business within thc limits C
this cit-., shall make quarterly returns ?:
their gross receipts and pay one per cent
on th? am.mut of such return at tho cm
of each quarter; and that each and over
telegraph coin].any shall, in like, manuel
make quarterly returns of their gross ri
ceipts, on which return shall be paid a ta
of om-half per cent.
SEC. XIX. .-Ind ii fs further ordainc<
That each and every hotel, private boan
ing house, or house of entertainment, r<
eeivlng transient travelers, and each pul
lie eating house, or saloon, shall pay a ta
of one-half per cent, upon their gros
receipts, to be paid quarterly. That each
barbershop shall paya tax of three dol?
lars for each quarter in advance.
SEC. XX. .-Ind be if fartier ordained,
That each and every cotton press, and cot?
ton gin, within the corporate limits of this
city, shall he required to procure <>f the
City Clerk a license for thc same, and shall
pay ono hundred dollars per annum ott
eacdi gin or press, to be paid quarterly.
SEC. XXI. And be it fv.rti.er ordained,
That if any person or persons shall fail,
neglect, or refuse to make a return to the
City Clerk, on oath, of all his, ber or their
taxable 'property, income, sales, or other
things taxed by this Ordinance, on or be?
fore the 1st day of March next, such per?
son or persons shall be then assessed by
the Assessor for all his, her or their pro?
perty, or other things taxed by this Ordi?
nance, according to the Jv. st information
which be can obtain of tho value of such
taxable; property, and such person or per?
sons who shall fail, neglect or refuse to
make a return, as aforesaid, or pay tho tax
thereon, on or before tho 15th of March
next, shall be subject to and pay, in addi?
tion to said tax, live per cent, on thc whole
amount of his, her or their tax, ns imposed
by this Ordinance. And the said Clerk is
hereby required to collect and receive thc
taxes and dues levied and imposed by this
Ordinance, and all arrears of former taxes
and dues, and make a return thereof, and
of all persons who shall then be in default,
to tho Mayor and Aldermen, on the 15tb
dav of March next.
SEC. XXII. And bp it further ordained.
That the sai l Mayor and Aldermen shall
issue their execution against each and
every person who shall be reported by thc
said Clerk to have failed, neglected or re?
fused to make returns or pay tho taxes
imposed by this Ordinance, within the time
herein prescribed which said execution
shall bc lodged with the Sheriff of Rich?
land District, to be collected according to
the provisions of the Ac ts of the General
Assembly of this State in such case made
Done and ratified in Council assembled,
under the corporate seal of the city of
Columbia, this eighth day of February,
Anno Domini one thousand eight hun?
dred and sixty-seven.
THEODORE STARK, Mayor.
J. S. MCMAHON, City Clerk.
SUGARS MD MOLASSES.
5HHDS. MUSCOVADO MOLASSES
15 bbls. Muscovado Molasses new crop.
.30 " " Sugar.
10 " Extra C
5 " '* ('rushed "
3 " " Pulv.
100 sacks Liverpool Sal:, seamless sack?,
100 lbs. Euclid: Blue Stone, at Mc.
2,000 lbs. " Copperas, at CJc.
In store and for sale by
A. L. SOLOMON,
Second door from Shiver House,
Oct 18 On Plain street.
-? f\ BALES GUNNY RAGGING, extra
XV* weight -2- pounds.
50 coils MAXILLA ROPE.
1 bale BAGGING TWINE.
Tho above in store at reduced rates.
A. L. SOLOMON,
Second door from Shiver House,
Oct IS On Plain strei t. _
AT WHOLESALE AND RETAIL !
BBLS. GIBSON'S X, XX, X>'X, WHIS?
Ubis. O. Bliss' Old Pour:-;: WHISKEY.
" Corn and Rye domestic
'. Holland A:.dior CIN.
" American Hope
.. Pim t and Rochi Ile BRANDY.
'. Jamaica and Santa Cruz Rum.
.. Sweet Malaga Wine.
.. Cherry and .Mad. ira Wine
.. Catal?gnia Clan t Wine.
'. Stoughton Bitters.
R?xes Uoker's and Krauter Bitters.
'* Curacoa and Annisccd Cordial,
l; Wolfe's Schiedam Schnapps.
With ?general stock of GENUINE LI?
QUORS, worthy attention of purchasers, at
fair prices. Call and examine the above
stock before purchasing elsewhere, as
great inducements ".ill be offered.
A. L. SOLOMON.
Second dour from Shiver [louse.
Oct IS On Plain street.
IOVERS of THE GOOD THINGS OF
J THIS LIFE can have their wants sup?
plied at thc above-named RESTAURANT.
Everything connected with the house is in
best order. MEALS served short notice.
Privati dinner and supper rooms attached.
OYSTERS, FISH, GAME and MEATS
prepared in uverv stvle.
The best of WINES. LIQUORS. A I.E.
choice SKUA KS and TOR VCOO ..n hand.
tr?. FREE LUNCH ewiv d.i\ at II
o'clock. T. M. POLLOCK, Proprietor.
Next doo,- West of the Post Office.
IV. 1 MST*. A O II I
TTTO?LD respectfully inform bia
W friends and thc public in general
that h.- has opened a RESTAURANT al
the above place, where the very best ol
everything in th. waj of eating and drink?
ing .-an be obtained at short notice.
CREAM ALE on draught.
LUNCH ev-ry day f-om ll t?> 1 o'clock.
Fresh OYSTERS comMfcntly on hand.
Thos. P. Walker,
Coroner and Magistrate,
HAS REMOVED to the office in rear ci
the Court House, formerly occupied
by D. B. DcSaussurc, Esq. Jan 18 f>