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Two good-natured Irishmen, on
one occasion, occupied the same hWl,
Ia luv morning, one of them in?
quired of the other: "Dennis, did
you hear the thunder last night?"
"No, Pat; did it really thuuder last
night?" "Yes, it thundered as if
niven and airth would come toge?
ther." "Why in the divil then didn't
ye wake me, when ye know I can't
sleep when it thunders."
A bachelor politician once remark?
ed to a lady, that snap-atone was excel?
lent to keep the feet worm in bed.
"Yes," said the lady, who had been
an attentive listener, "but some gen?
tlemen have an improvement cn that,
which you know nothing about."
The'bachelor maintained a wistful
A jurymau was asked whether he
had been charged by the presiding
judge. "Well,''said he, "the little
fellow that sits up in the pulpit and
bosses it over the crowd gin us a
lecture, but I don't know whether ho
charges anything or not."
FISHER & LOWRANCE.
COLUMBIA. & C.
FIT&NITUBE ! FURKITURE ! !
_ THE undersigns ,
ttl keeps constantly ou
Mt hand an assortment of1
M?FURNITURE, such as" is usually
wanted in a house, consisting of BED?
STEADS, all kinda; Chairs. Tables, Ward?
robes, Bureaus, Washstands, Safes, Desks,
Ac. He ia also prepared to manufacture
and repair anything in the Cabinet Mak?
ing line. JEROME FAGAN,
Jan 8 Opposite new Masonic Hall.
Dr. Geo. Smith's Dental Laboratory.
THE Bubaariber offers induce
jpj^ments-in the wav of GOOD WORK
<5?lTaud LOW PRICES-to ono and all
requiring his profesional services. Give
him a call. Perfect satisfaction guaranteed
.or no charge. Office on Camden street,
nearly opposite the Park. Nov 8 ly
Auctioneer and General Commission Merchant
On Washington st., rear of A. ToUeson's,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
THE above store having been rented, I
am from this day prepared to receive
consignments of Cotton, Corn, Flour,
Bacon, Groceries and Provisions in gene
jal; also, Furniture, Dry Goods, Clothing,
From my experience of twenty years in
the auction and commission basinets, in
this city, Charleston and Newberry, R. C.,
I hope to receive a liberal share of patron?
age from my old friends and tho public
AN HISTORICAL TALE; by Mundt.
Translated by Braudford. In one
volume. Price 11.50; oloth $2.
History of tho United Netherlands-se?
quel to Junten Republic; by Motlev.
A 8tomiy Life, a novel;*by I.adv Geor
Giana Fullerton, with plates. Pri'co (1.50
and $2. j
Duffs Railroad*, Bank and Mothar t's
Queen Victoria's new book, Life in thc
Highlands, Ao. Price il.75.
Also, a now supply of Inez, bv author
of St. Elmo. fl.76.
New English Novels, cheap. For salo at
J. J. McCarter's bookstore.
*eb 8 _R. L. BRYAN.
OFFICIAL Hlntory of the Secret Ser?
vice. By Gen. L. C. Baker, lato Pro?
vost Marshal of tho War Department and
Chief of National Police. Announced a
year ago, bot suppressed by the Govern?
ment. Profusely illustrated. Subscription
Two Now BOOKS, bv "Brick" Pomeroy,
editor of tho LaOrosse (Wis.) Democrat.
The First, "Sense," or Saturday Night
Hartog! and Thoughtful Papers.
Tho Second, Nonsense, or Hits and Criti?
cisms on Follies of the Day. 11.60 each.
Napoleon and Blucher. By L. Muhlbach.
On Both Sides or tho 8ea-A New Schoen?
berg Cotta Family Book-A Sequel to
Dreytons and Davenents.
At DUFFIE A CHAPMAN'S
Jan 24 Bookstore, Columbia, S. C.
Washing Machines and Clothes
CLOTHES WRINGERS and Washing
Machines, constantly on hand, and for
salo,_by J. A T. R. AGNEW.
BRASS THREAD RPRINOS, for Baker
A Grover's Family Machine. At tho
What Makes Your Hair
The Circadian Lustre.
The Circassian Lustre.
The Circassian Lustre,
lt make? the hair soft, glossy and luxu?
riant: koopa the scalp clean, cool and
hcaltbv. For sale at
FISHER St HEINITSH'S
Feb 27 Drug Store.
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- fiji. .-ito.?.*?.? ' - >.
:.. j ., AC, , . .
iSAAC SUEZ BACH EU'S.
IN ATX ITS BRANCHES,
ATTENDED TO PERSONALLY.
A Good Spring Medicine for Horses.
HEINIT8H'S GERMAN HO BSE POW?
DERS, f<>r Indigestion, Diatemnor,
Hide-bound, Drowsiness, Loss of Appetite,
Inward Sprains, Debility, Wasting of
Flesh, Sore Eyes, Swelled Legs, Grease,
Mange, Surfeit, Old Coughs, for Exhaus?
tion from Work. It carries off all foul
humors, purifies and cools tho blood, and
prevents horses becoming stiff and foun?
dered. It is a stimulus for weak stomachs,
and renders the limbs and skin soft and
fine, giving a smooth coat to thc hair.
These Powders have been used in Colum?
bia for tho last twenty-five years, and hun?
dreds of citizens attest their virtues. For
sale only by FISHER A HEINITSH,
The Mew System i
OF CASH BEFORE DELIVERY, IN
ALL CASES, adhered to by
Jan 4_FISHER A LOWRANCE.
THE COLUMBIA PHOENIX
Book, Job and Newspaper
Main Street, above Taylor.
nAVE your PBINTING
dono at thu? Office, for the
The proprietor is a Practical Printer,
And attends closely to his Busino
The Office is supplied with Everything
Necessary to turn out Good Work.
PriceB Lower than any other establishment
lu this State, or even New York.
Pamphlets, Circulars, Bill Headb,
Letter Heads, Posters, Hand-bills,
Receipts, Ball Tickets, Invitation?-,
Dray TieketB, Checks, Briefs.
Programmes, Drafts, Blauks,
Wedding, Visiting and Business Cards, Ac,
Of all styles and sizes; in fact,
Every Description of Printing!
In one, two and three colors and in bronze,
promptly attended to.
JULIAN A. SELBY, Proprietor.
Columbia, 8. C., February 20, 1868.
The life of ?ll fiesta ls blood. The
health of all lifo ia pure tlesh. Puro blood
ketpa out all diseases. The Queen's De?
light purifies the blood.
Q^Q BOXES prime CHEESE, for rotail
20 boxea English Dairv Cheese, for sale
low by _E. A O. D. HOPE.
?ys Don't Expriment
WITH new and untried medicines. If
yon value your health, procure tho
well tested remedy for COUGHS, COLDS
and afl'octions of the Throat, Breaat and
Stanley's Cough Syrup will cure.
Stanley's Cough Syrup has been tried.
Stanley's Cough Syrup is for sale at
FISHER A HEiNlTSH'S
Fi:b 27 Drug Store.
AO B?LS. FLOUR,
Ul/ 150 Sacks Flour; from beat Family
iojrood Super. FISHER_A LOWRANCE.
Nails! Nails! ! "
1f\f\ KEGS first quality NAILS. Just
1UU received and for eale bv
Feb 21 J. A T. R. AGNEW,
-I (~\ HHDS. prime Clear Ribbed SIDES,
?\J for sale by E. A G. D. HOPE.
O": BBLS. Coffee and Extra C. SU
?tl GARS, just in and for salo by
Feb 28_ E_A G. D. HOPE.
Ttae Quaker Liniment; the best lini?
ment for family nae: can bo used internally
and outwardly, lt is a great pain destroy?
er. lt kills pain and all kinds of aches"
Sold by Fisher A Heinitsh.
On Consignment, with Orders to Sell.
QA BOXES Low Grades 10BACCO.
?)v 10 boxes Extra Fine Tobacco.
60 boxes Low Pricod Segars.
15 " Smoking Tobacco.
5 bales Cotton Yarns.
Ort 30 ALFRED TOLLESON.
Lime a* Prices.
XMRST quality EASTERN LIME, de
Jj livered in Columbia, at the following
low pr loee:
By eu- load, 00 barrels or over, (Lime
$1.50; Freight 50 cents,) per barrel.. .12
Less than car load, (Lime $1.60; Freight
60 cents,) per barrel. $2.10
AU orders accompanied with the cash,
or from parties known to bo responsible,
will be promptly filled.
CEMENT, PLASTER. HAIR always on
hand. OLNEY A Cd,
March 28 1 mo_Charleston, Bj A_
J. 23 E. SLOAN,
COTTON FACTOR and GENERAL COM?
MISSION MERCHANT, Brown A Co.'a
Wharf. Charleston, S. C.
Solicits consignment* of Merchandize,
Cotton, and other Produce. Advances on
consignments._ Maroh 17 18*
CHARLESTON H 0TLL,
CHARLESTON, S. C.
THE undersigned haring
taken charge or the above
well-known HOTEL, re
Tspectfully Informs his
friends and tue traveling publio that it has
been REFURNISHED, in all of its depart?
ments. Tho table will, at all times, be
supplied with the bent the Market affords,
including every delicacy in Boason, while
the cuisine will* be unexceptionable. The
Bath Rooms attached to tho Hotel arc sup?
plied with the celebrated Artesian Water,
and Hot, Cold or Shower Baths can be ob?
tained at any time. The same attention
will be paid to the comfort of the guests
as heretofore, and travelors can roly upon
Unding tho Charleston Hotel equal to any
in the United States. The patronage of
the traveling public ia respectfully solicit?
ed. J. P. HORBACH, Agent,
Jan ll Smo Proprietor.
Livery and Sale Stables,
?? CHALMER8 8TREET,
Charleston 8. C. WM.r^acmx,
XPV|A. BAKER, Proprietor.j???3??
?M 71 Carriages, Phfetou6, Buggies and
Saddle Horses to hire, at all hours. Mules
and Horses for sale. Feb 27
CHARLESTON, S. C.
THIS well-known FIRST-CLASS
HOTEL has been thoroughly repair?
ed, refitted and refurnished", and la
now ready for the accommodation of tho
traveling public, whoso patronage is re?
spectfully aolieitt td.
March'21 JOSEPH PURCELL, Prop'r.
New York Advertisements.
R EE VE8' AMBROSIA
FOR THE RAI R,
IT is an elegant Dressing for the HAIR.
It cauaca the Hair to Curl beautifully.
It keeps the Scalp Clean and Healthy.
It invigorates the Roots of the Hair.
It fcrcta tho Hair and Beard to grow luxu
It immediately stops Hair Falling Out.
It keeps tho Hair from Changing Color
It restores Grey Hair to its Original Color.
It brings out Hair on heade that have been
bald for yearj.
It is composed entirely of simplo and |
purely vegetable substances.
It baa received over six thousand volun?
tary testimonials of its excellence, many
of which arc from physicians in high
It ia ?old in half-pound bottles (the name
blown in tho glass) by Druggists and
Dealers in Fancy Gooda, everywhere, at
One Dollar per Bottle. Wholesale by
Domas Barnes A Co.; F. C. Wells A Co.;
SchiefiVlin & Co., New York.
JAMES CONNER'S 80?8
United Stater Type Foundry
AND PRINTER'S WAREHOUSE.
NOS. 28,80 and 32 Centre street, (corner
jf Rtido street, ) New York. The type
on which this paper is printed is from tue
above Foundry. POT ??_
SOUTHERN BANK NOTES!
Bought and sold on commiaaion by
LAWRENCE, BEOS. & CO.,
NO. 16 WALL STREET. NEW YORK.
MONEY received on di posit from hanks,
bankers, mord?ante and othora. Or?
ders in Gold, Govornmont and other Secu?
rities executed at tho regular Stock Ex?
change bv a member of thu firm. Oct 8
DEWITT C. LAWBENCK. JOHN R. CKOII,.
CTRU8 J. LAWBKNCK. WK. A. HALHTF.P
DOZEN HOES, assorted sizes
?UU and qualities, of direct importa?
tion, on hand and for sale at extremely
low figures, by J. A T. R. AGNEW.
REDUCTION OF RATES.
CHARLOTTE AND 8. C. B. R. COMPANY,
GEN'L FRBIOHT AND TICKET AOT'S OFFICE,
COLLMIUA, a. C., December ll, 1867.
ON and after THIS DAY, COTTON will
be forwarded ota the .'SEABOARD
INLAND AIR LINE FREIGHT ROUTE,"
To Baltimore, 13.23 per bale of 400 lbs.
To Philadelphia, M.00 per halo of 400
lbs. or less.
To New York, 11.00 per bale of 400 lbs.
This tonto ie cheaper, quicker aud as re?
liable as auy competing line.
The rates being the same, shippers save
32 cents per bale-estimating colton at 10
cents per pound-in Marine Insurance, by
having their cotton forwarded via this
route. E. R. DOBSEY,
General Freight and Trane'n Agent.
Dec 12_ t_
NOTICE TO SHIPPERS.
GEN'L SCPEMSTEN'S OFFICE, 8. C. R. lt.,
December ll, 18G7.
ON and after this date tho TARIFF by
the Great Southern Freight Lino,
FROM COLUMBIA, will bo as follows, viz:
Cotton per bale, to New York.M.00
" " Philadelphia.4.00
" .? Baltimore.3.25
This route is guaranteed as cheaper,
quicker and more reliable than any com?
peting, whilo the difference of insurance,
not amounting to 20c, is over twice com?
pensated by difference of rates.
Deo ll _ General Superintendent.
""THE POLLOCK HOUSE.
THE UNDERSIGNED bas fitted
tup his establishment, and has re
Iceived a largo stock of the finest
-Equalities and brands of LIQUORS.
WINES, ALES, BEGAUS, Smoking anti
Chewing TOBACCO, etc; SYRUPS, COR?
DIALS and other articles.
JELLIES and BRANDY FRUITS of homo
In tho rear of tho wholesale store, ho
has a handsomely appoiuted
8 AMPLE ROOBI,
f WHERE tho best of everything is
OFallkindH^FrSH. OYS- .
[TER8, GAME, MEATS, Ae.(r
I-furnished at short notice,jj-.
Land in the very best styles.*- .
-gfa^ ATTACHED to tho estab
Uahment are commodious
^8^^ rooms, where'urivate DINNE.
and 8UPPER8will be furnished for any
number of persons from two to 150.
LUNCH every dav, at ll o'clock.
The Proprietor pied gea himself that be
will continue, as heretofore, to use his ut?
most endeavors to givo perfect satisfaction
to his patrons and guests.
Jan 1 T. M POLLOCK. Proprietor.
Camden Street, rear of Gregg's China Store.
J. CLKNDIMNG, - - - Proprietor.
HAVING thoroughly fitted np the above
establishment as a RESTAURANT,
I am prepared to furnish visitors with tho
best of EATABLES and DBINKABLES.
OYSTERS, GAME, FISH, MEATS, etc.,
prepared in the very best style, by one of
the finest cooks In the city. SUPPERS
furnished at short notice. Families sup?
plied with OYSTERS at reasonable prices.
Choice WINES, LIQUORS and CIGARS
constantly on hand. LUNCH everv day at
1 o'clock."_Dec 10
With a full supply of Lamp Chimneys for
same, being thu best burners for kerosene
aud star oil now in uso. Jnst received and
for Hale by J. A T. R. AGNEW.
A Real Pain Killer
IS the QUAKER LINIMENT." It cures
all kinds df pains, aches, Rheumatism,
stiffness of joints, Headache, Backache,
Cramps, Lumbago, Hore Throat, Neural?
gia, and overv other sort of ache. For
sale by * FJSJHEB A HEINITSH^
-| f\f\ PACKAGES Noe. 1, 2 and 3
JLUU MACKEREL, of guaranteed
weight and quality, for Bale by
Feb 28_E. A G. D. HOPE.
Iron and Steel.
jr f\ t\(\f\ LBS. Genuine Swedes
O\J?\J\JVJ IRON, imported direct
from Stockholm, Swedru.
25,000 lbs. Sheffield Plow Steel, much
botter in quality than American Steel
usnallv *o!d hy dealers.
For sale at low prices, bv
J a n 21_J. A T. R. AGN E W. _
ITHRESH SODA BISCUIT, Sugar Crack
; ors, Oilier Schnapps, Ac, just re?
ceived, and for sale low, by
_Jan 28 J. B. AGNEW.
. Corn and Oat*.
JUST received and for sale:
500 bushels CORN.
300 bushels SEED OATS.
Jan 21 FISHER A LOWRANCE.
TUORBURN'S GARDEN SEED, In great
variety, at wholesale and retail, of
warranted quality. For sale bv
Jan ll E. A G. 1). HOPE.
FOR SALK at the
CHANGE OF SCHEDULT? ^
Charlotte &8outh Carolina R. R. CP
COLUMBIA, 8. C., March 31,1808.
ON and altar this dato, tho Trr.ua over
thia Road will run au follows:
Leavo Columbia at.4.00p.tn.
Arrive at Charlotte at.11.00 p. m.
Leave Charlotte at.11.35 p. m.
Arrive at Columbia at. COO a. m.
Passengers taking this route, going
North make close connections at Greens?
boro, Weldon and Portsmouth, to alt prin?
cipal Northern cities.
aar Tickets optional from Greensboro,
either via Danvillo or Raleigh; and from
Pottsmouth either vi* Bay Lino or Anna
messlc Route. Baggage checked through.
?ar- TIME AS QUICK and FARE AS
LOW as by any other route.
Passengers from Greenville Railroad
going North, make same time, by taking
this route at 4 o'clock p. m., as they will
bv leaving hero at 6 a. m., as the time to
ail pon ?s North nf Richmond is the same.
Trains of this route coming South, ruak<
connections with trains of Greenville Road.
For THROUGH TICKETS to Richmond,
Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia and
New York, applv at Ticket Office, foot Blau -
ding street. CALEB BOUKNIGHT,
April 1 Superintendent.
GENERAL SUP'TS OFFICE,
CUABI.KSTON, 8. C., March 28,1868.
ON and after Sunday, March 2'.*, the
Passengor Trains on the South Caro?
lina Railroad will run as follows, viz:
Leave Charleston for Columbia. 0.30 a. m.
Arrive at Kingsville. 1.30 p. m.
Leave Kingsville. 2.00 p. m.
Arrive at Columbia. 8.50 p. m.
Leave Columbia. 6.00 a. m.
Arrive at Kingsville. 7.30 a.m.
Leavo Kingsville. 8.C0 p. m.
Arrivo at Charleston. 3.10 p. m.
The Passenger Train cn the Camden
Branch will connect with up and down
Columbia Trains and Wilmington and Man?
chester Railroad Trains on MONDAYS,
WEDNESDAYS and SATURDAYS.
Night Express Freight and Passenger
Accommodation Train will run as foUowe:
Leavo Charleston for Columbia. .5.40 p. m.
Arrive at Columbia.0.05 a. m.
Leave Columbia. 5.80 p. rn.
Arrive at Charleston.5.10 a. m.
March 21 H. T. PEAKR Genl^up^t.K
hange of Schedule on G. & C. R. E .
ON and after FRIDAY, tho 6th inetam,
Passenger Trains will run dairy, ?Sui:
days excepted, as follows :
.Leave Columbia at. 7.00 a. m
I 44 Alston at.8.5? M
" Newberry at.10.85 "
Arrive at Abbeville at. 3.30 p. tu.
" at Anderson at.5,15 *'
*. at GreenviUo at.6.00 "
Leave GreonviUo at. 6.00 a: m
" Anderson at.6.45 !-*|
" Abbeville at. 8.45 "
" Newberry at.1.25p.m.
Arrive at Alston at.3.00 '?
" at Columbia at. 5.00 44
Trains on thc Bluo Ridge Railroad will
also rmi daily, Sundays excepted.
Leavo Anderson at.5.20 p. m.
44 Pendleton at.6.20 44
Arrivo at Walhalla at.8.00 44
Leavo Walhalla at. 4.00 a. m.
44 Pendleton at.5.40 *'
Arrivo at Anderson at.6.40 "
Tho train will return from Bolton to An?
derson on Monday and Friday mornings.
JAMES O. MEREDITH,
Dec 3 General Superintendent.
Columbia and Augusta Railroad Co.,
COLUMBIA, 8. C., Februarv IS, 1868.
ON and after FRIDAY, tho 14th inst.,
Passenger Trains will bo run over tho
road as follows, on Tuesdays and Friday?
of each weok:fl
Leave Lexington C. H., at.8.00 A. M.
41 Columbia,! at.4.00 P. M.
Arrive at Columbia, at.9.80 A. M.
44 Lexington C. H., at... .6.00 P. M.
Freights will also bo taken and delivered
promptly. C. BOUKNIGHT,
Feb 18 thmlmo Superintendent.
Office North Carolina Railroad Co.,
COMPANY SHOPS, OcroBEn 17, 1667.
ON and aftor this date, tho following
will bo the Bchednlo for PASSEN GEL
TRAINS over this road:
Leave Charlotto daily at. 9.40 p. m.
44 Greensboro at. 4.11 a. m.
44 Raleigh at.10.00 44
Arrive at Goldshuro at. 2.00 p. m_
Lcave Coldsboro at.12.22 "
41 Raleigh at. 3.50 "
" Gicenshoro at. 9.10
Arrive at Charlotte at. 2.54 a. m.
Through Passengers by this lino have
uhoico of routes om Greensboro and Dan?
ville lo Richmond, or Bin Haleigh Rad Wel?
sen io Richmond or Portsmouth; arriving
&t all points North of Richmond at thc
janie time by either routo. Close connec?
tion is made with Gie Passenger Trains on
he Wilmington and Weldon Ruilroad to
md from Wilmington, and bv Freight
Train to Weldon. JAS. ANDERSON,
Oct 18 Superintendent.
Laurens Railroad-New Schedule.
OFFICE LAURENS RAILROAD.
LAUIIKNS C. Hy 8. C., Julv 12, 1807.
ON and after MONDAV, 22d"instant, thf
trains will run over this Road as fol
OWB,until further notice:
Leave Laurens at 5 o'clock a. m. on Mon
lays, Wednesdays and Fridars.and aime
it Nowberry at ll o'clock a. m.
Leave Nowberry on Monday t., Wednes
lays and Fridays, at flftv minutes after 12
?'clock, connecting with both trains on the
?reenville and Columbia Railroad at Ht le?
ia Shops. JOSEPH CREWS Kup't