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FLORENCE, February 15.-'Farragut
?dined with Viotor Emanuel to-day.
His alleged object is tho acquirement
?f a nay ul station in tho iu.edil.errn
LONDON, February 15.-Earl Derby
ie very ill. Sir G. Shee, Judge of
the Queen's Bench, is dead.
CHAULESTON, February 15.-Ar?
rived-ship R. C. Winthrop, Liver?
pool. Saded-steamers Charleston
und Saragossa, New York; the brig
MEMPHIS, February 15.-A negro
shot a soldier to-duy, for insulting
the negro's wife.
LrrriiE ROCK, February 15.-The
Arkansas Convention has adjourned,
subject to the call of its President.
RICHMOND, February 15.-Judge
Underwood to-day remanded Church
well Combs to the custody of the
military. He decided that Congress,
which was the war-making power,
has not yet declared peace, and the
country being in a state of armistice,
tho civil courts have no right to tako
prisoners out of military custody.
The ense goes uTJ to the Supreme
Gen. Schofield issued several or?
dure about registration. One orders
a new registration in Richmond
March 2, and directs that where a
person has held a United States oflieo
and then voted voluntarily for seces?
sion, he is disfranchised.
HAVANA, February 15.-The revo-.
lution in the Southern part of Hayti
has become general. General Sala
mans, at present Minister to the
European Courts, has been pro
olaimed President, vice Salnave.
WASHINGTON, February 15.-Tho
Senate was not iu session to-day.
The House resumed tho considera?
tion of tho Kentuoky case, and a
resolution was adopted, informing
the Governor of Kentucky that tho
seat was vacant. Tho Grant-Han
cook correspondence was presented.
Grant's last letter to Hancock says:
4,If your order removing tho City
Council has been executed and the
new appointees aro in, you need not
suspend the orders as directed." The
removed comprise two white and
seven colored members.
Internal revenue receipts, to-day,
$400,000; of the week, $3,000,000;
It is stated that Sherman tele?
graphs, regretting his nomination,
and deprecates his confirmation ns
Brevet General, and expressing a
-disinclination to assume command of
the uew division, with headquarters
(/Hit Reconstruction Conventions.
CHARLESTON, February 15.-The
Convention was mainly occupied to?
day with the discussion of a resolu?
tion, asking Cougress to loan the
State $1,000,000, for tho purpose of
purchasing lands for the landless.
RALEIGH, February 15.-The Con?
vention, to-day, was engaged on the
Bill of Rights; among othor sections
passed, was one pledging the faith of
the State, for tho payment of its pub
lio debt, othor than that incurred in
aid of rebellion. Durham offered a
section prohibiting marriages be?
tween whites and negroes, which was
tabled, and thus virtually voted down.
"EATING HOUSE AT ALSTON.
PASSENGERS on tho Greenville and
Colnnibia Railroad, can get BREAK?
FAST and DINNER at Alston-ampio timo
Dec 27 MARY A. ELK IN A SON.
An eruption of the skin, of thirty
year's standing, which defied tho skill o
tho doctors, was cured, in Philadelphia,
byjising Heiniteh's Qneen's Delight.
JOB WORK ! JOB WORK j
OF all descriptions-in my lino-attend?
ed to promptly and done in a superior
style of workmanship, at tho lowest possi?
ble ligures. Storo in Ehrlich's building,
Main street. HENRY H. BLEASE.
Fine Liquors, Segara, &c.
THE subscriber has just made large ad?
ditions o? tho above to his stock, and
will take ploasure in showing his friends
tho same. The purity and quality ?ire
gaari nteed in every respect, such as
HOLLAND GIN, "Prince of Orange,"
very old and fine.
Amorican Gin, "Old Toni."
Otard, Dupuy A Co.'s Brandy, vintage of
London Dock Brandy.
Tort, Sherry and Madeira Wines.
Choice Old Ryo Whiskey, and a full as?
sortment of low grades.
Old Jamaica Rum.
Genuine DURHAM and "BILL ARP"
Smoking, the best brands in market.
Jan 25 GEORGE SYMMERS.
Choice Sugar-Cured Hams,
AT I? cents per pound. Call at
Feb 7 J. it T. R. AGNEW'S.
rillAJTCIAL AJTt? COMMERCIAL.
NEW YORK. February 15-Noon.
Flour firm, at 5@5>?c. better. Pork
heavy-mesa 23%. Cotton firmer, at
20?.<@20^. Freights dull. Gold ASS%.
7 P. I?.-CotUm dooidodiy more
active, and lj/c. better; sales 10,000
bales, at 21(fl}21j?, closing at the
latter. Flour in moderate export
and speculative demand-State 8.60.
Corn closed drooping-Western mix?
ed 1.26@.1.29; Southern white 1.22
@L27. "Mess pork firmer, at 23>i,'.
Lard quiot, at \k(<iAA\%. Gold ex?
cited by the report from Washington,
that the Ways and Means Committee
would report in favor of 850,000,000
more in currency, and closed strong
BALTIMORE, February 15.-Flour
dull and unchanged. Corn dull.
Bacon shouldors llj4'; bulk 9%.
[Jkless pork 23. Lard 14^(rt)15.
CHARLESTON, February 15.-Cotton
opened quiet, but closed active and
advanced t.ifVnlc. ; sales 1,000 bales
AUGVSTA, February 15.-Cotton
market advanced ^'(oVJc. ; sales 25
bales; receipts 9-45-middliug 19.
SAVANNAH, February 15.-Cotton
opened quiet but eloped irregular;
holders asking for middling 20@21;
LONDON, February 15-Evening -
Consols 93,'"'. Bonds 717K(?;72.
LIVERPOOL, February 15-Evening.
Cotton buoyant; sales 18,000 bales
uplands 8%(3$??; Orleans 878@9;
uplands to arrive 8,' J.
Landreth's Garden Seeds.
Alargo variety of fresh and reliable
SEEDS, just received from that well
known house of David Landreth & Sons.
Wholesale and retail at
Jan ia t2t* E. POELA RDS.
OFFICIAL History of the Secret Ser
vico. Ry (?en. L. C. Raker, late Pro?
vost Marshal of tho War Department and
Chiof of National Police. Announced a
year ago, hut suppressed by tho Govern?
ment. Profuecly illustrated. Subscription
Two Now Books, by "Brick" Pomeroy,
editor of tho LaCrosso (Wis.) Democrat.'
Tho First, "Sense," or Saturday Night
Musings and Thoughtful Papors.
Tho Second, Nonsense, or Hits and Criti?
cisms on tho Follies of tho Day. $1 50
Napoleon and Blucher. BvL. Muhlhach.
On Both Sides or tho Sea-A New Schoen?
berg Cotta Family Book-A Sequel to
Dreytons and Davenents.
At DUFFIE & CHAPMAN'S
.Tan '2! Bookstore, Columbia, S. C.
J E W_EJL R Y.
I HAVE on hand ono of the best
assortments of the above LINE
_ARTICLES, and am determined to
sell at greatly reduced prices.
WATCHES AND JEWELRY
NEATLY t&B&t REPAIRED .
AT SHORT NOTICE.
T. S. Also to dispose of a cheap lot of
FORFEITED WATCHES. At
Sign of the Green Spectacles,
Ono door South Phoenix office.
Feb 2 Main stroet, Columbia, 8. C.
TH0S. P. WALKER,
MAGISTRATE AND CORONER,
OFFICE at tho Auction and Commission
Storo of W. T. Waltor, opposite the
Market. _Fob II
SOUTHERN BANK NOTES!
Bought and sold on commission by
LAWRENCE, BROS. & CO.,
NO. 16 WALL STREET. NEW YORK.
MONEY received on depositfrom banka,
bankers, merchants and others. Or?
ders in Gold, Government and other Secu?
rities executed at tho regular Stock Ex?
change by a member of the firm. Oct 8
DEWITT C. LAWRENCE. JOHN R. CECIL.
CjrnuH J. LAWRENCE. WM. A. HALHTEO
Copeland & Bearden
HAVE ON HAND
200 bushels SEED WHEAT,
50 bags Extra Family FLOUR,
1,000 lbs. Now Racon HAMS,
10,000 lbs. Racon Sides and Shoulders,
Sugar, Coffee and Molasses,
20 bids. Golden and Bee-hive Syrups,
Bagging and Balo Rope,
200 sacks Liverpool Salt,
10 hairs V iru. Kov 16
On Consignment, with Orders to Sell.
0/\ BOXES Low Orados TOBACCO.
tj\J 10 boxes Extra Fino Tobacco.
(?0 boxes Low Priced Segars.
15 " Smoking Tobacco.
5 bales Cotton Yarns.
Oct :10 ALFRED TOLLESON.
ON hand, and for salo, STATE BILLS
RECEIVABLE, for all duos to tho
State. GREGG, PALMER & CO.
RICH GOSHEN BUTTER, for sale
Cheap, at G. DIERCKS'.
Sale of Splendid Furniture, Dry Goods, &c.
BY M. W. BYTHEWOOB.
On MONDAY, 17th instant, at 10 o'clock a.
m.. I will Bell; rrithc-t :.z.y kind ul re
nerve, at my Auction Boom, on Washing?
1 very linc tone Nunns A Clarke Maho?
S Mohair Mahogany Bookers,
1 " " Wine Chair,
12 *? " Parlor Chairs, 2 setts,
2 Mahogany Tete-a-Tetes,
1 very Une CboHs and Oamn Table.
1 Mahogany White M. T. Centre Tablo,
1 *' Tennessee " " Tablo,
1 Gilt Frame Mantel Class. 4 feet long,
4 Brussels Carpets, little used, of ailler?
1 Oil Paintiug, (Cleopatra,)
1 Oil Painting, (Stonewall Jackson. \
8 Parlor Landscape Pictures-on glass,
1 fine Leather Covered Lounge,
1 Mahogany Bureau, 1 Wardrobe,
1 Suspension Cradle,
1 Mahogany Crib; 2 fine Piano Stools.
1 lot Crockery, Decanters, Glassware, ?vc.
1 Cooking Stove, in fine order,
1 sett Platform and 1 sett Counter
To close consignments, a lot of BOOTS,
Shops, Dry Goods, Ac.
Articles for ?ale received up to hour of
sale. _ Terms cash on delivery. Feb Kl
Extensive Sale of Fine English Granite
a n d Crocker"/ ion re.
BY D. C.PELX0TT0 & SON.
On TUESDAY MORNIN 1 nest, 18th inst ,
at 10 o'clock, we will mil, . t our Auction
Sir.ro, without any rcte-ve.
7A dozen Bowls-various sizes,
.10 tine Tea-rots.
37 " Sugar Dishes, " "
20 " Sauco Boats, '. "
25 " Hutte.-Dishes, ?
32 " Covered Dishes,"
28 " Picklo Dishes, "
27 dozen Small Plates.
70 Granite Ham Dishes,
114 Vegotablo Dishes-various sizes,
And other styles, in large and elegant
assortment, worthy or attention.
Conditions cash. Sale positive.
Contents of a Country Store declining
BY B, C. PELX0TT0 & SON.
Wo will sell, on TUESDAY MORNING
next, 18th instant, at 10 o'clock, at our
Auction Store, without the least reserve,
tho contents of a Country Storo, con?
sisting of :
Calicoes, Shirting, Hosiery, Shoes nnd
Boots, Hats, Ladies' and Misses' Boots
and Shoes, Flannels, Silk and Linen Hand?
kerchiefs, Hoop Skirts, Shawls, Cambrics,
Muslins, Homespuns, Blankets. An as?
sortment of Hardware and Cutlery, Knives
and Forks, Scales, Hatchets, Paints, Tin?
ware, Crockeryware, Potware, Chests of
Tea, Cinnamon, Spices. Black Pepper,
Mace, Blue Stone, Copperas, Camphor,
Alum, No. fi, Peppermint, Sett Medical
Scales, and numerous other articles too
tedious to dotail.
Conditions canh. Feb IC
United Stales Government Sale.
BY B. C. PEIX0TT0 & SON.
WE will sell, on TUESDAY MORNING
next, 18th inst., at 10 o'clock, in front of
our Auction Store,
4 Government HORSES.
Conditions cash in United States cur?
rency. Feb 15
W. T. WALTER
Will sell, at his Mart, on TUESDAY next,
at 10 o'clock,
The following articles of well-kept FUR?
NITURE: Beds, Redding. Bedsteads,
Hair-Seat Chairs, Ottomans, Etag?res,
Brussels Carpets, Sofa, Bureau, Rook-case,
Mirror, M. T. Tables.
Conking Stoves, Cooking Utensils,
Crockery, Table-ware, Clock, &c.
Men's, Women's and Children's Boots
and Shoes, and a variety of other articles.
Feb 16 2
In the. District Court of the United Slates
for the JUslrict of South Carolina.
IN THE MATTER OF ll. S. MOORE,
SURVIVOR, BANKRUPT-IN BANK?
BY virtuo of an order obtained from W.
J. dawson, Register in Bankruptcy of
said Court, wo will exposo to public sale,
on tho FIRST MONDAY in March next, at
York Conrt House, South Carolina, tho
REAL ESTATE of R. S. Mooro, survivor
of Mooro A Rainey, who has been adjudged
a bankrupt upon his own petition, consist?
ing of that valuablo corner LOT, situate
near tho Court Horse, in tho town of
Yorkvillc, South Carolina, measuring 30
feet front on Main (or Congross) street,
and 130 feet on Liberty streut, on which is
a large and well-constructed three-story
Brick Building, with tm roof, fronting on
Main (or Congress) stieet 80 feet, and
running West on Liberty street 100 feet.
In tho first or lowor story of this building
is ono of tho most convenient ami best
arrangod Store-rooms in tho np-oonntry.
Tho second story is well suited for a family
residence, Bleeping rooms or offices. Tho
third story, in additian to other rooms,
contains a largo Hall, which has boen used
for public exhibitions, Ac. Underneath
tho building is a commodious Cellar, and
in tho rear of tho building, on tho pre?
mises, is a good stwo-story Frame Kitchen.
This property is very desirable, because
of its beieg located on tho comer of tho
principal business street, and is knowh to
bo the best Business Stand in Yorkvillc.
PosBcsBion will bo given immediately.
Terms cash, in currency. Purchaser to
pay for papers and stamps.
T. S. JEFFERYS,
W. B. NETTS,
YonKvn.i.E, S. C., February 13, 18(18.
Feb lil inti:- ;
Uart, Kopff and Invey vs. John J. Nelson.
Warrant to enforce lien under Act of 1866.
BY virtue of a warrant to levy on and
sell the CHOP Of dofendant, in the
above ot*??.? case, dir???v? vu me by li.
! B. Miller, Esq., Clerk of the Court of Com
mon Plea? and (Jcot ral Sessions for Rioh
land District, and in pursuance of an Act
of the General Assembly of South Caroli?
na, entitled "An Act to" secure advances
for agricultural purposes," 1 will sell, on
MONDAY, the 17th day or February, 1868,
at tho Plantation belonging to Dr. John
English, about twenty-three miles from
Columbi.i, within the legal hours, the
balance of the CHOP of 1867, viz:
A quantity or CORN, supposed to be
about 400 or'500 bushels.
A quantity of Fodder and liar, supposed
to bo about 20,000 pounds.
A quantity of Cotton Heed, supposed to
be about 2,500 bushels.
I Terms cash. F. W. GREEN.
Feb 2 8. R. D.
Sale to Foreclose Mortgage.
UNDER power or Attorney to me by
deed, given by C. P. Pelham, to lore
close mortgage, and by consont, after
fifteen days' public notice, to sell and con?
vey certain premises mortgaged by the
said C. P. Pelham, pursuant to the terms
of said agreement, I will offer at public
salo, at the Court House in Columbia, on
the FIRST MONDAY in March next, at thc
usual hours, the following REAL ESTATE
in the city of Columbia, vi/.:
The LOT corner of Plain and Barnwell
streets, one square East of Nicholson's
Hotel, containing ono ami one-third acres,
more or less, with Buildings thereon, as
follow.;: A modern built brick dwelling
house, with eight rooms; kitchon and ser?
vants' house of brick, with eight rooms;
carriage house aud stable, aud other suit?
able out-buildings. The lot is well-stocked
with choice fruit trees, evergreen hedges,
Ac. The location and improvements cou
incnd themselves to any ono wanting a
comfortable and desirable residence.
Terms-fl,500 within thirty days from
dato of sale: the balance in equal instal?
ments, oue and two years from January 1,
1868, secured by bond and mortgage; the.
buildings to be insured and the policies to
accompany the bond. Thc purchaser to
pay for papers.
The standing Furniture (all tirst class)
will be sold with the house or not. as may
be desired. C. ll. BALDWIN,
Attorney-in-fact of C. P. Pelham.
United States Marshal's Sale-The
United States of America, South
D. C. PEIHOTTO A SON, AUCTIONEERS
BY virtue of a writ of fieri facias, to m<
directed, issued out of the Honorable
the United States Circuit Court, for tht
District of South Carolina, I will expose
for salo to the highest bidder, at public
auction, at Columbia, on the 4TH DAY o
March, 1868, being tho FIRST WEDNES
DAY' of tho month, all the right, title and
interest of the defendant, in and to tht
following property, to wit:
All that lot, piece or parcel of LAND
in tho city of Columbia, South Carolina
fronting on Plain street, with the THEE!
RUILD1NGS thereon, at present occupiei
by James Smith, Tinner; P. B. Glass
Bookseller; and C. Haynesworth, Barber
and bounded by lots of A. L. Solomon
Dr. John Lynch, Henry Davis and R. C
Levied on as the property of thc late J
B. GLASS, defendant, at tue suit of tin
United States, plaintiff.
Terms cash. Purchasers to pay tb
Marshal for necessary papers a.id stamps
J. P. M. EPPING,
UnitoJ States Marshal, S. C. District.
_ Feb 9 m3M21
BY virtue of sundry tax executions, di
rected to mo, I will sell, ou tho FIRS'
MONDAY and TUESDAY iu March next
in front of the Court House, in Columbi*
within the logal hours, tho following pri
200 acres of Land, more or less, in Rici
land District, bounded on tho North by b
G. Brevard, East by J. J. Chappell, Sout
by Thomas Davis, and West by estate (
Wright Denley; levied on as tho propert
of tue estate of B. Gunter, at tho suit t
tho State or South Carolina for taxes.
219 acres of Land, in Richland Distrie
bounded on tho North bv estate of -
Doby, East by Wm. Goff, South by Bon,
Miles, and Weat by lands of- Bars!
leviod on as the property of Jeremiah Bi
thany, at the suit of tho State of Sout
Carolina for taxes.
450 acres of Land, in Richland Distrie
hounded on the North by E. Atkinsoi
East by P. Brown and J. D. Evans, Sout
by Isaac Walker, and WeBt by Mrs. C. Wi
son; iovied on as tho proporty of the ci
tato of John Bra/el, at tho suit of tli
Stato of South Carolina for taxes.
250 acres of Land, in Richland Distric
bounded on the North-east by John Wage
South-east by John Fields, South-west 1:
Wm. Higgins, and North-wost by W. (
burdell; levied on as the property of R
S. Higgins, at the suit of the State of Sout
Carolina for taxes.
340 acres ot Land, more or less, in Rh ?
?and District, bounded on the North by .
L. Dixon, South by John Blizzard, East 1
Nathan Jones, and West by David Jones
known as Jones' "old place:" levied on i
tho property of tho estate or Daniel Jone
at thc suit of the Stato of South Carolii
45 acres ol' Land, adjacent to tho city i
Columbia, bounded as follows: North an
East by estate of J. C. Walker, South l
Boundary street, and West by the Fa
Ground; levied on as tho property of Wi
Summers, at the suit of tho Stato of Soul
? Carolina for taxes.
Tho House and Lot, on Richards?
street, in tho city of Columbia, bounded t
tho North by eetato of O. Starling, We
by-Foot, South by Green street, ai
East by Richardson street; levied on as tl
Sroporty of Daniel (Scott, at the mut of the
tato of Sonth Carolina for taxe?.
A vacant Lot, on t?e corner of Richard?
son and Laurel streets, in the oitv of Co
lszablA, cuui.?iuiug A acre, more or lesa,
and bounded on the North by Laurel street,
on the East by Richardson street, South
by catate of Charlea Beck, and West by
A KMC m hiv a tree t ; levied on as the property
of Keating A Ball, at tho suit of the State
of South Carolina and city of Columbia for
1 square of Land, in the city of Colum?
bia, bounded on the North by Laurel street,
East by Huger street. South by Blanding
street, and West by Williams street; levied
on as the property of J. Lumsden, for
taxes, and to bo sold at the risk of John
D. J '.aten?an, the purchaser at formar sale.
Terms cash. P. W. GREEN.
_Feb 9 t_ S. R. D.
BY virtuo of sundry writs of fieri facias,
to me directed, I will heil, on the
FIRST MONDAY and TUESDAY in March
next, before the Court House in Columbia,
within the legal hours, the following pro?
All that lot, pieeo or parcel of LAND,
upon which is situated the Hotel known as
t he "Shiver House," in thocitvol Colum?
bia, and bounded on the East bv estate of
J. I. Walter, South by Tlain street, West
by J. C. Jannoy's lot aiid Gates street, and
North by Catholic Church lot; levied on
as the property of William Shiver, at the
suit of holton" C. Shiver and the State of
South Carolina for taxes.
Tile House and Lot, on the corner of
Gervais and Hull streets, in the city of
Columbia, known as the late residence of
John Hauskett, deceased. Tito lot con?
tains 1 1-3 acres, more or less, bounded as
follows: South by Gervais street, East by 1
Bull street, West" by Dr. Leland's lot, and
North by Lady street; levied on aa the pro?
perty of J..hu Hauakett, at the suit of W.
H. Gibbes, Wm. A. Harris, et al. Thia
property will bo sold at the risk of Mrs.
Sophia Hauskett, the former purchaser
she having failed to comply with terms of
All that lot or parcel of Land, in the city
of Columbia, on which is erected a large
Machine Shop and Foundry. The lot am -
taius about 2> acres, and bounded North
by Richland street, East by E. W. Mar?
shall's lot and homestead of defendant,
South by Laurel street, and West by Lin?
coln street; levied on as the property of
Wm. Glaze, at tho suit of E. J. Arthur vs.
Terms cash. F. W. GREEN,
Feb 9 t S. R. D.
Plantation and Mill Site for Sale.
APLANTATION, six and-a-half nidos
from Columbia, on the road leading
from Columbia to Camden, containing
2,500 acres, more or less, about 300 of
which is cleared,balance well timbered with
Pinn and Oak. There is on thc place ono
of the best Mill Sites in Richland District;
the water power is ample to carry a large
factory. There is a dirt dam already built,
which bas stood for tho last twenty years.
There is also on tho place a tine Fruit Or?
chard of about 1,200 Peach and Apple
Trees, of various kinds. The tract will bo
divided into farms from 200 to 500 acres, if
desired. For further information, apply
to A. R. PHILLIPS,
Auction and Commission Agent,
Jan 16 thin imo Columbia, S. C.
NOW IX STORE.
H. & W. C. SWAFFIELD
AHEAD AS USUAL!
SLITS FROM $7.50 TO $60.
AFULL LINE OF
New Stylo PAPER and LINEN COLLARS.
A splendid line of FRENCH and ENG?
LISH CASSIMERE. which will be mada to
order in tho LATEST STYLES and at LOW
E/erything that is new in the way of
N. B.-Our CLOTHING ?H nearly all of
OUR OWN MANUFACTURE.
Guns, Pistols, Fishing Tackle, &c.
THE undersigned has re
^^><^^ moved his stock of goods in
^?S-C^^Hio above lino to the store
%** wnext to Fisher A Heinitsh's.
Guns and Pistols repaired and put in
? perfect order, at reasonable notice.
! SEWING MACHINES Repaired.
P. W. KRAFT,
Main street, oppoaito Phoenix. Office.
JA. nSTE-V^ET BOOK.,
UV TIIK At'TUon OF
ST. ELMO AND BEULAH.
JUST PUBLISHED, bv AUGUSTA J.
EVANS, author of "Beulah" and "St.
Elmo," a new edition of
One vol., 12mo., lino edition, extra cloth.
Price $1.75. W. I. Pooley, publisher, New
York. Sent by mail, upon receipt of price,
free. For salo by all Sontberu booksellers.
W. I. P. will send by mail any book pub -
lisbed, at advertised prices, free of post
ago. Nov 30 t:)mo