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WASHINGTON,' jtfarch T. ^Northern
Democratic papers aro Haming with
(1 ?splay lines, announcing Democratic
victories a?d gains in municipal elec?
tions." Republican papers are de
?utiupjiug Ibo us?*oeiated press report?
ers ns partisans. . Close reading hero
shows, unmistakably, that tho De?
mocrats have gained immensely, and
tho gains are so wide-spread as to
preciado tho idea that local issues
have controlled these results 4o any
great extent, or that the agents of
tho press association liave failed to
forward truthful news.
Mrs. Julia Deaue Hayne, the cele
' bruted actress, is dead-aged 37.
Tfio New York Tribune originates
a curious point regnrdiug negro Rep?
resentatives and Senators, their ad?
mission involving the question when
they became citizens- under tho Con?
stitution, which requires seven and
nine years citizenship as a qualifica?
This eveuing's ?SM* Says: "Gen.
Lorenzo Thomas will hereafter attend
tho cabinet meetings os Secretary of
War ad interim, and business per?
taining to the War Department will
be transacted through him by tho
President. . '
Internal revenue receipts to-day
A summons was served on the Pre?
sident. Ho will answer by'attorney
on Friday, and demand reasonable
time for preparation.
An avalanche nt Keystone, Sierra
County, California, buried seventeen
persons, killed five and destroyed
CHARLESTON, March 7.-Arrived
barquo Hector, Liverpool; schooners
Mnrie Pierson, New York; Melvina,
Matanzas. Sailed-steamers Man?
hattan and Moneka, Now York; Mia
BALEIGH, March 7.-Tho Conven?
tion, last night, adopted tho article
on homesteads, exempting 81,OOO
worth of laud, Sec.
FINANCIAL AND COMMERCIAL..
COLUMBIA, S. C., March 7.-Sales
of cotton to-day 40 bales-middling
NEW YORK, March 7-Noon.-Flour
5(a)10c. better. Wheat firmer. Corn
l(nj2c. better. Mess pork 24.75. Lard
dall, nt 15@16. Cotton firm and
quiet, at 25. Freights dull. Gold
7 P. M.-Cotton opened quiet and
olosed very firm; sales 6,000 bales, at
25. Flour 7.75C??10.80. Corn-mixed
Western firstname.lastname@example.org. Mess pork 24.75.
Lard dull, at 14)4(3)16. Freights dull
and unchanged. Gold 40%.
BALTIMORE, March 7.-Flour- su?
perfine 9@10; extra 10.76. Wheat
firm-red email@example.com; white 2.90(Vn
3.05. Corn-white firstname.lastname@example.org; yel?
low 1.16(2)1.17. Cotton didi and de?
clined lc. Bacon shoulders 12@12*-,.
Mess pork 25.00(a)25.25.
MOBILE, March 7.-Sales of cottou
500 bales-middling 23??.
CHARLESTON, March 7.-Cotton
opened quiet and closed active, ad?
vancing bj@lc.-middling 23>?@24.
AUGUSTA, March 7.-Cotton mar?
ket quiet but firm; sales 400 bales;
receipts 400-middling 23j.j.
SAVANNAH, March 7.-Cotton more
doing, but prices unchanged; sales
1,100 4les-middling 25.
Lrvviu?ooL, March 7-Noon.-Cot?
ton firm; uplands on spot 9%?9-?4 ;
to arrive 9%; Orleans 9%@10.
LIVERPOOL, Maro li 7-3 P. M.
Cotton active; sales 15,000 bales
uplands on the spot $%(a?7,i\ to ar?
rive 9%; Orleans lO^lO,^.
LONDON, March 7-Noon.-Consols
93/?. Bonds quiet, at 71%.
The "transfusion" process, it is
reported, has been revivod in Vienna,
by a physician who uses it with suo
cess in cholera casos. The blood of
healthy young persons is infused
into the veins of tho patients to the
extent of about twenty ounces, and
tho effect, it is said, is often instan?
A lady iu Now Orleans potitions
. the City Council to pay her fare to
Washington, where she expects to
rcceivo 8625r000:nnn frr.ni aa English
estuto. It all depends on her getting
money enough to go to Washington.
At a dance in honor of a newly
married pair at Norwich, Connecti?
cut, last Sunday evening, tho party
got drunk, tho bridegroom wus whip?
ped and tho brido received a I ! ck
A physician at Cincinnati reports
a discovery that dusting a patient fre?
quently with lycopodium will not
ouly allay tho irritation in small-pox,
but will prevent pitting
!? ROUND DA?OSA. "-Archbishop
Spalding is opposed to tho "roond
dances." Wa find the following in
the Catiioiic Mirror: ? . . ??'?
We are directed by tho Most Rev.
Archbishop to republish and call
special attention to what the Fathers
of th A lo-tfl Pl?harv Council cf Balti?
more, now solemnly approved by the
Holy See, officially declare in their
Pastornl Latter in reference to these
dances, which, under tho guise of
fashionable amusements, are so much
fraught with danger to sound morals
nnd to that delicacy which springs
simultaneously from Christianity,
and is intimately connected with true
Christian faith and sentiment. The
Pastoral Letter was signed by all our
bishops, and it is, therefore, the of?
ficial declaration of tho church in the
United States. Our bishops issue
tho following warning on the snbjeot:
"lu this connection we consider it to
be our duty to warn our people
against those amusements which mny
easily become to them an occasion of
sin, and especially against those fa?
shionable dances, which, as at pre?
sent carried on, ai'c revolting to every
feeling of delicacy and propriety,
and fraught with the greatest danger
to morals. "
A SHARI* TRICK.-The pcoplo of
Prince'ton, Indiana, were regularly
sold the other day. A traveling den?
tist went around and proposed to
insert flnosets of false teeth at a very
low prico and wait six months for
his pay. He only demanded that the
parties should pay him down for
pulling the old stumps. All the old
women went with poor teeth, and all
the young ones with yellow ones,
came to the doctor, had the unsight?
ly grinders, etc., removed, and paid
for the job. The next day the doc?
tor was missinir, and has not been
heard from since. There is weeping
and wailing in Princeton, but, owing
to the peculiar circumstances of the
case, the gnashing of teeth is un?
A little girl seeking celestial infor?
mation, asked her Mother: "Have
angels wings?" TUJ unsuspecting
mamma, full of memories of pictures
and traditions, answered: "Certainly
they have." Straightway young in?
quisitive sprang uer trap: "Then
why did they want a ladder to get
down to Jacob?"
A little boy in Lowell was asked
how many mills make a cent. "Ten,
sir," was the prompt reply. Imme?
diately a bright-faced little girl held
up her hand in token of dissent.
"Well, Miss, what have you to say?"
"Please, sir, ten mills don't make a
cent. Pa says all the mills in town
don't make u cent."
In Salem, Indiana, a man chargod
with murder, but at large on bail,
committed the same crime again
quito openly and under circumstances
of peculiar atrocity, after which ho
remained in town two or throe days
and then departed leisurely without
A writer in ono of our scientific
weeklies advocates tho adoption of a
uniform staudard of time the world
over, numbering tho hours from ono
to twenty-four, so that it would be 1
o'clock everywhere at tho same mo?
Quiet is not always the best thing
in the world. Too much of it at least
tends to stupidity and dullness. Tho
brightest people are the busiest, the
liveliest thoughts and happiest fancies
often come in tho greatest whirl and
bustle in life.
It is stated, upon tho authority oj
those who have heard, that a cat,
when her tail is pinched between a
door, utters the vowels a, e, i, o, u,
with great distinctness. If the in?
jury is prolonged, she gives w and y
Some ono expresses his conviction
I that tho unfortunate author of "The
Dearest Spot on Earth to Me is
Home," etc., was not homeless, as
the critics assort, but, on tho con?
trary, had a largo family of daugh?
The latest musical sensation in New
York State is a young woman of
Batavia, who plays two airs with her
right hand, ono with her left, and
! sings a fourth, simultaneously. Sweet
A Btock company has been formed
at Paris, for the purpose of securing
tho gold and other precious metals
buried with tho corpses at tho Pari?
sian cemeteries, which aro about to
In Chili, thero have boen found
new guano deposits of largo extent
and superior quality, only one mile
from the sen.
Washing and Toilet Soaps.. ,
~iif\f\ BOXES ot tha most improved acid
AW/ popular kinda, for BHU> by th?
ox, for cash only, at low prices.
Jan ll ' . E. ? G." I). HOPE.
THORBURNS GARDEN SEED, in great
_ wo.rie*y, it vrhclcsa?c a?j3 minn, oi
warrah tod quality. For sale by
.Tun 11_ _E^* 9- ?>- HOPE.
1 f\f\ PACKAGES Nos. 1, 2 and 3
?JJ\J MACKEREL, of guarantied
weight and quality, for sale by
Feb 28_E. St G.'D. HOPE.
f)K BBES. Coffoo ?nd Extra C. 8?
GARS, just in and for salo by
Feb 28 E. AJ?, D. HOPE^
WANTED, $1,000 il Billi Rec. ivablc.
HighcBt price paid In Silver or Cur
rencv. ALrfcED TOLLESON.
The life of all flesh I? blood. Tho
health of all life is pure flesh. Puro blood
keeps out all disoases. The Queen's De?
light purifies the bloody _
FOR SALE nt tho
p 5- o 5' N 3?
?II? ?5| I ?Sa^^r
li's o & ?8 o? |C
S 3 "o 3 ? 3? a. M
No other torm of Neurilgia or Norvouo
Disease h UH failed to yield to this
WONDERFUL REMEDIAL AGENT.
Even in tho severest cases of Chronic
Neuralgia and general nervous derange?
ments-of many years standing-aflocting
the entire system, its use for a few days,
or a few weeka at the utmost, always af?
fords tho moat astonishing' relief, and very
rarely fails to produco a complete and per?
It contains no drugs or other materials
in the slightest degree injurious, even to
tho most delicate system, aud can always
be used with perfect safety.
It has long been in constant use hy
many of our most ernannt Physicians,
who givo it their unanimous and unquali?
Sent by mail on receipt of price, and
Ono package, $1.00; Postage 6 cents.
Six packages, 5.00; " 27 "
Twelve packages, 9.00; " 4? "
It is sold by all wholesale and retail deal?
ers in drugs and medicines throughout the
United States, and hy
TURNER Sc CO., Solo Proprietors,
120 Tremont street, Boston, Mass.
PERUVIAN GUANO, direct from agonts,
at market rates.
Solubln Pacific Guano, $75 cash, f80 1st
November, with 7 per cent, interest, ap?
proved city acceptance.
Baugh's 1'hoaphato of L;nio, $60 cash,
$G5 1st November, with 7 percent.interest,
approved city acceptance.
Phoenix Guano, $55 cash, ?05 1st Novom
bor, with 7 per cent, interest, approved
Flour of Bone, unadulterated and un?
Farmer's Plaster of Gypsum, warranted
In offering tho above manares to plant?
ers, I do so with evi ry confidence, not only
having testimonials from planters who
li a vu used them the past "ai, but the fur?
ther guarftnteo that every cargo, aa it
arrives, is analyzed by Prof Shepard, of
the South Carolina Medical College, and
tho high reputation of thnso manures
fully kept up. J. N. ROBSON,
1 and 2 Atlante Wharf,
Jan 10 mH_ Charl wton, S. O.
Landreth's Garden Seeds.
Alargo variety of frosh and reliable
SEEDS, just received fnm that well
known bouso of David Landieth Sc Sons.
Wholosalo and retail at
Jan 12JI24? E. POLLARD'S.
PLANTERS and GARDNEt8 wiU find
ELLERBEK PLANT TRANS-PLANT?
ER, (Patonted 16th of Octobtr, I860,) at
JOHN C. DIAL'S; by which suiplus plants
of corn, cottonj or of any plbnt, may bo
trans-planted in tho samo tifio that the
soil can bo replanted, without disturbing
tho fibrous roots. J. (. DIAL,
jJan lt) fimo_Genend Agent.
fi BBLS. FLOUR,
OV_/ 150 Sacks Fleur; from icat Family
to geed Super. FISHER & LOWRANCE.
Sweet Cider. .
3BBLS. NEWARK CIDER,inst receiv?
ed, fresh and fine, and fer rile by
Match 4 GEORGE BUMMERS.
The New System
OF CASH BEFORE DELIVERY, IN
ALL CASES, adhered to bj
Jan 1 FISH KU A LOVRANCE.
ON hand, and for salo, STArii BILLS
RECEIVABLE, for all dies to the
State. GREGG, PALMUR Sc CO.
. -4* 't ?
SELLING OFF BELOW NEW- YOUR
COST.-The undersigned wishes to call
the attention of his friends, and citizen?
pAnfTftlij r?f ?V???nbii Tisiuitj?, tv. Wie
fact that he wishes to leave this city on
account of business engagements else?
where, and that ho is duty bound tovell
off bis entire stook Of GENTLEMEN'S
FINE READY-MADE CLOTHING below
New York wholesalo prices; also, Cassi
mcres and Cloths, an assortment bf Gent's
Furnishing Goods, Ladies' and Gent's
Shoos, and various other articles too nu?
merous to mention; all of which must bc
sold off WITHIN TEN DAYS. Tlcase call
and judge for yourselves, at
Main street, opposite J. C. Dial's.
N. B. All parties indebted to mo will
pleaso call immediately at thc store and
sottio, to avoid all inconvenience. By so
doing, you will greatly obligo
Feb 12 SAMUEL PISER.
JEW EL K Y.
1 HAVE on hand one of tho best
assortments of the above LINE
,_tARTICLES, and am determined to
sell at greatly reduced prices.
WATCHES AND JEWELRY
NEA TL Y ffll REPA IRED
AT 8HORT NOTICE.
P. S. Also to dispose of a cheap lot of I
FORFEITED WATCHES. At
Sign of the Green Spectacles,
Ono door South Fhienix. o&icc,
Feb 2 __Main street, Columbia, H. C.
aW A FINE LOT of YOUNG KEN
TUCKY MULES. Can be seen at
guincharles Logan's lot, corner Se?
nate and Assembly streets. March 5 6*
BY a graduato of tho South Carolina
College, (a singlo gentleman,) a situa?
tion as TUTOR in a private family, or
TEACHER in a school, in the city or
country. Address A. B., Columbia, S. C.
THE STORE, on Main street, formerly
occupied bv T. W. Radcliffe. Apply
to R. C. ANDERSON,
ALL persons having claims against the
estate of WM. HOPKINS, deceased,
will present the samo properly attested;
and all persons indebted will make pay?
ment to MRS. E. T. HOPKINS,
Executrix, Hopkins T. O., S. C.
ICH GOSHEN BUTTER, for sale
cheap, at G. DIERCKS'.
Su GAR-CURED HAMS,
Sugar-cured Breakfast Strips,
Large No. 1 Mackerel, very fat.
Rich Goshen Butter, at G. DIERCKS'
?)f\f\ DOZEN HOES, assorted sizes
and qualities, of direct importa?
tion, on hand and for sale at extremely
low figures, by_ J. A T. R. AGNEW._
Iron and Steel.
pr I^V f\f\f\ LBS. Genuino Swedes
OVJ?VJ VJ VJ IRON, imported direct
from Stockholm, Sweden.
25,000 lbs. Shcflield Plow Steel, much
botter in quality than American Steel
usually sold by dealers.
For salo at low prices, by
Jan 21_ _J. A t. R. AGNEW._
FRE8II SODA BISCUIT, Sugar Crack?
ers, Ginger 8. ?mapps, Ac, just re?
ceived, and for salo i nr. bv
Jan 28 J. A T. R. AGNEW.
~Flour! Flour! ! Flour! ! !
pr/^V BAGS EXTRA FAMILY FLOUR,
DVJ 50 " No. 1
Just recoivod and for Balo by
_Fe'ojJl_ J. A T. R. AGNEW.
Nails! Nails! !
-f KEGS first quality NAILS. Just
11111 received and for sale by
Feb 21 J. A T. R. AGNEW.
"WOOD WARE, WOOD WARE.
Mats, Twine, Wrapping Paper, Matches,
icc, cheap, for cash, bv
Dec. 1 FISHER A LOWB A\'OE.
State Bills at Par,
3710R GOODS, at retail.
? Fob 21 C GREOOACO.
C. HAYNESWORTH. C. J. CARROLL.
HAYNESWORTH & CARROLL,
3FASHIONABLE HAIR CUTTING ami
; SHAVING SALOON, Plain stroot, a
few doors below R. C. Shiver's old stand.
HOT, COLD and SHOWER BATHS on
short notico. Nov 7
Tlie (tnaker Liniment; tho best lini?
ment for family uso; can bo used internally
and outwardly" It is a great pain destroy?
er. lt kills pain and all kinds of aches*
Sold by Fisher A Heinitsh.
Boola, Shoes, Bry Gooda, Furniture, etc.
BY M. W. BYTHEWOOD.
On TO-MORROW, 9th ?net., at 10* o'clock,
I will sell at my Auction Room, on
Washington street, to close ccsmg?
menta, without limit:
Puirs CharloHton m ado Roots, pairs
Charleston made Gaiters and Shoes, lot
Dry Goods, recovered from thieves, 1 verv
elegant Swinging Cradle, 1 Feather Bed, 2
Chests, lot of Pots, Ac, 1 Cooking Stove,
in order, 1 Piano, and muuy other articles
too numerous to mention. *
Terni? cash on delivery-articles to he
removed same day.
Articles for auction sale, received until
hour of sale. __ March 8 1
^4 large and elegantly assorted Stock Fancy
Groceries, Liquor?, dc.
BY M. W. BYTHEWOOD.
On TUESDAY, 10th instant, at 10 o'clock,
A. M., I will Bell, at Michaelis' Store, on
Main street, between Washington and
Lady streets: ?
Lot varied brands common and very Ono
Smoking Tobacco, Navy brands very fine
Chowing Tobacco, assorted brands Segare,
fino Sporting Cards, old Hoi lund Ghi, Port
Wine, Jamaica Rum, Spanish Olives, gal?
lon, half gallon and quarter gallon mixed
Pickles; Walnut and Tomato Catsup, Eng?
lish and French Mustard, Green and Hy?
son Teas, Chocolate, Jellies, Sardines,
Preserved Fruits and Vegetables, in cans:
Currants, Maccaroni, lot assorted Nuts,
Spices, Corn Starch, Castile Soap, assort?
ed Soap, Champagne, Wino and Ale Glas?
ees, Blacking, Fine Meerschaum ripes and
Cigar Holders, Tobacco Bags, Darrels
Pickled Pigs' Feet, Mackerel, Syrup,
Corks'Platform and Counter Scales, Ac;
1 fine Mahogany Business Desk, 1 Wilder
Fire-proof Safe, 2 fino Letter Presses, Office
Chair, Ac; 20 boxes Adamantino Candles,
500 pounds primo Bacon Shoulders, 5 bblB.
broken or middling Rico, 1 barrel Bye
Whiskey, Garden Hoes, 2 boxes Bi. Caro.
Terms cash on delivery-articles to be
removed same day._March 8 2_
BY JACOB LEVIN.
On TUESDAY MORNING, at half-past 9
o'clock, I will sell at .ny Store, without
Primo Sugar Cnred Canvassed Hains,
.' " " SmaU Strips,
" largo size Bellies,
" bright new Shoulders,
Half kegs fino Lard,
Boxes Adamantine Candles,
Bags Rio Coffee.
Barrels Pink Eye Potatoes,
Boxes English Dairy Cheese,
Boxes primo Family Soap,
Bnperior Durham Tobacco, in barrels,
Fine Segars in bundles of 100,
Boxos Burton Ale, Ac.
An assortment of Household Furniture,
Chairs, Tables, Bedsteads, Bureaus, Sofas,
Feather Beds, Crockery, Glassware, &c.
One dozen superior Mahogany Hair Seat
Chairs, equal to new.
Unlimited articles received nntil hour of
sale. March 8 2
Sugar-Cnrod BREAKFAST STRIPS,
Fine CREAM CHEESE,
White ARMY BEANS,
Mountain PINK-EYE POTATOES,
Jackson's White Northern POTATOES,
DEUTSCH HERRINGS. .
March G At Secgers' Old Stund._
EATING HOUSE AT ALSTON.
PASSENGERS on the Grccnvillo and
Columbia Railroad, can get BREAK?
FAST and DINNER at Alston-ampio time
Dec 27 __MARY_ A. ELKIN A SON.
State Bills Receivable.
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA BILLS
RECEIVABLE on baud. Parties re?
quiring samo to pav taxes can bo supplied
by_ J. & T. R. AGNEW.
THE COLUMBIA PHONIX
Book, Job and Newspaper
Main Streot, abovo Taylor.
HAVE your PRINTING
ei^tWBa dono at this Office, for tho
**$?a 3?P following GOOD REASON
The proprietor is a Practical Printor,
And attends closely to his Busine
Thc Office is supplied with Evorything
NecOBsary to turn out Good Work.
Prices Lower than any other establishment
In this State, or ovou New York.
Pamphlets, Circulars, Bill Heads,
Lottor Heads, Posters, Hand-bills,
Receipts, BallTickots, Invitations,
Dray Tickets, Cheeks, Briefs,
Programmes, Drafts, Blanks,
Wedding, Visiting and Business Cards, Ac,
Of all styles and sizos; in fact,
Every Description of Printing!
lu ono, two and thre'o colors and in bronzo,
promptly attended to.
JULIAN A. SELBY, Proprietor. .
Columbi?, S. C., Fobruary 20, 18<18.
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE BONDS.
Inquire at this office. March 7 2