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"Father, "T?1CO lily H?m?iM
The "way ,is dark, my Fath?fH 'Cloud on
Mona" . , ,
Is gathering thickly o'er my hoad, and
loud , i ?
The thunders roar above^me. Bee, I stand
Like one bewildoredl Father, take my
And throngh tho gloom
Lead safely homo
The day goes, fast, my father, and the
night . , , \
Is drawing darkly down. My faithless
Heos ghostly visions. Fears, a spectral
Encompass me. O Father! t&ko in; hand,
And from tho night
Load up to light
The way is long, my-Father! and my soul
Longs for the rest and quiet of the goal;
While yet I journey through tho woary
Keep mo from wandering. Father, take
? Quiokly and Btraight
Lead to Heaven's gato
Tho path ia rough, my Father! Many a
Has pierced me; and my weary feet, all
And. bleeding, mark tho way. Yet Thy
Bids me press forward. Father, tako my
Then, safo and blest,
Lead up to rest
Tho throng is great, my Father. Many a
And fear and danger compass mo about,
And foes oppress me sore. I cannot stand
Or go alono. O Fathorl tako my hand,
And through tho throng
Lead safe along
Tho cross is heavy, Father. I have horno
It long, and still do bear it. Let my worn
And fainting spirit rise to that bloat land
'Where crowns are given. Father, take my
And, reaching down,
Lead to tho crown
A REFUBIJCAN FORM OF GOVERN?
MENT.-It hos generally been con?
sidered, says the New York World,
that those who sway the destinies of
a country should have some stake in
that country. Let ns seo how it is,
in this view, with -the bogus State
officers of reconstructed South Caro?
lina. Annexed is a list, with the
taxes paid by each :
Governor-R. K. Scott, Ohio.$00 00
zer . 15 99
Secretary of State-F. L. Car?
do za, negro. 00 00
Comptroller - General-J. C.
Neagle, N. 0 . 00 00
Treasurer-N. G. Parker,
Massachusetts. 00 00
Attorney - General - D. H.
Chamberlain, Mass. 00 00
"Superintendent of Education
J. K. Jilla on, Moss. 00 00
Adjutant and Inspector-Gene?
ral-F. J. Moses, Jr. 1 00
Under the reconstructed Consti?
tution of South Carolina, the annual
taxes will be $2,116,212, against
$350,000 in unreconstructed times ;
and of the above $16.99 are repre?
sented by the attenuated decimal
.00000803 X) so that, if it may
please tho arithmetical reader, the
eight highest officers of tho recon?
structed State of South Carolina pay
to the support of the Government
over which they preside an average
tax of one hundred-thousandth part
of a mill per annum.
CUT THIS OCT.- Tho Mercantile
Times gives the following seasonable
rales for young men commencing
The world estimates men by their
success in life-and by general con
sent, success is an evidence of supe?
Never, under any circumstances,
assume a responsibility you can avoid
consistently with your duty to you
selves and others.
Base ali your notions upon a prin?
ciple of right; preserve your integ?
rity of obaraotor, and, in doing this,
never reckon the cost.
Remember that self-interest is more
likely to warp your judgment than
all other circumstances combined;
therefore, look well to your duty
when your interest is concerned.
Never make money at the expense
of your reputation.
Be neither lavishing or niggardly.
Of the two avoid the latter. A
mean man is universally despised;
but publio favor is a stepping-stone
to preferment-therefore, generous
?feeling should be cultivated.
Say bat little-think much-and
Let your expenses bo such as to
leave a balanoe in your pocket.
Ready money is a friend in need.
Keep clear of tho law, for even if
you gain you aro generally a loser of
Avoid borrowing and lending.
Wine drinking and cigar smoking
.are bad habits. They impair the
mind and pooket, and lead to a wasto
Great Britain has urged a general
disarmament of the great powers of
Europe, and'the Government of AnKr j
tria has lent its good offices in the j
same direction. Prussia has taken
the initiative in the proposed disarm?
ament, King William having ordered
a redaction to bo made forwithin the
Something always on hand-your
Livery and Sale Stables,
_ CHALMERS 8TBEET, '
Charleaton, 8. O. WM. c^?FBJL,
XW|A. BAKER. Proprietor.SSSzSE
M /l'Carriagee, l'hrotons, Baggies and
Saddle Horses to hire, at all hoars. Males
and Horses for sale. Feb 27
CHARLESTON. S. 0.
THE undersigned having
taken charge of the above
well-known HOTEL, ro
. spectrally informa his
friends and tn o traveling public that it has
boen REFURNISHED, in all of its depart?
ments. Tho tablo will, at aU times, bo
supplied with tho beet tho Market affords,
including every delicacy in season, while
the cuisine will be unexceptionable. Tho
Bath Rooms attached to tho Hotel aro sup?
plied with the celebrated Artesian Water,
and Hot, Cold or Showor Baths can be ob?
tained at any time. The same attention
will he paid to tho comfort of the guests
as horotoforo, and travelers can rely upon
finding tho Charleaton Hotel equal to any
in the United States. The patronage of
the traveling publio ia respectfully solicit?
ed. J. P. HORBACH, Agent,
Jan ll 3mo Proprietor.
New York Advertisements.
SOUTHERN BANK NOTES!
Bought and eold on commiasion by
LAWRENCE, BROS. & CO.,
NO. 10 WALL STREET. NEW YORE.
MONEY received on depositfrom banks,
bankers, merchants and others. Or?
ders in Gold. Government and other Secu?
rities executed at tho regular Stook Ex?
change bv a member of tho firm. Oct 8
DEWITT ?. LA WHENCE. JOHN R. CEOII..
GTO?S J. LAWRENCE. WM. A. HAI.STF.U
JAMES* CONNER'S" SONS
United States Type Foundry
AND PRINTER'S WAREHOUSE.
NOS. 28,30 and 32 Centro Btroot, (corner
of Reade street, ) Now York. Tho type
on which this paper is printed is from the
above Foundry. Nov IR
FOE THE HAIE,
IT is an elegant Dreesing for thc HAIR.
It cause? the Hair to Curl beautifully.
It kcops the Scalp Clean and Healthy.
It invigorates tho Roots of the Hair.
It forces the Hair and Beard to grow luxu?
It immediately stops Hair Falling Out.
It keeps the Hair from Changing Color
It restores Grey Hair to its Original Cohjf.
It brings out Hair on heads that have beerxj
bald for year.3.
It is composed entirely of simple and
purely vegetable substances.
It has received over six thousand volun?
tary testimonials of its excellence, many
of which are from physicians in high
It is nob! 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
Demas Barnes & Co.; F. C. Wells A Co ;
S ch ic UV I i is A Co., Now York.
March 13 ly
PLANTS FOR SALE.
I am prepared to furnish the
)j lovers of PLANTS, such as
"Geraniums, Heliotropes, Fuch?
sias, and many other beautiful
plants, cheaper than sold in any
J. A. CRAWFORD,
Corner of Bhmding and Bull eta.,
April 18 Columbia. S. C.
lu. W. BxxHEWOOD,
Auctioneer and General Commission Her??aut
On Washington at., reat'of A. Tv'.teson's,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
ff^HE above xtoro having been rented, I
JL am from tin? day prepared to receive
consignments of Cotton, Corn, Flour, ?
Bacon, Groceries ami Provisions in gone- |
ral; also, Furniture, Dry Goods, Clothing, I
From my experience of twenty years in
the auction and cummisrion business, in
this city, Charleston and Newberry, S. C.,
I hope to receive a liberal Bhare of patron?
age from my old friends and the public
generally. _Deo 19
WITH now and untriod medicines. If
you vah?o your health, procure tho
well teated remedy tor COUGHS, COLDS
and affections of the Throat, Breast and
Stanley's Congh Syrnp will cure.
Stanley's Cough Syrup has boon triod.
Stanley's Cough Syrup is for sale at
FISHER & HEiNITSH'S
Feb 27 _Drug Store.
A Good Spring Medicine fer Horses.
HEINITSH'S GERMAN HORSE POW?
DERS, for Indigestion, Distemper,
Hide-bound, Drowsiness. Loss of Appetite,
Inward Sprains, Debility, Wasting of
Flesh, Sore Eyes, Swelled Legs, Orease,
Mange, Surfeit, Old Coughs, for Exhaus?
tion from Work. It carries off all fool
humors, purities and cools the blood, and
?revente norees becoming stiff andfoun
ered. It is a Btimnlus for weak qtomaohs.
?and renders tho limbs and skin ?oft and
'afie, giving.a smooth coat to tho hair.
Th?se Powders havo been used in Colom?
bia for the last twenty-fivo years, and hun?
dreds of citizens attest their virtues. For
sala only by FISHER A HEINITSH,
March 6 Druggists.
TT^OR SALE st the
?HE EXHEBIKON OF "'68!"
Th? Days of Roman Chivalry Eclipsed!!
LIONS CONQUERED BY A WOMAN!
Royal Bengal Tigers Subdued ! !
rhe Monsters Lo?se in the Streets of Columbia, FRI?
DAY and SATURDAY, June 12 and 13.
COL. O. ?2% .iSLTWOSJS?
MENAGERIE AND CIRCUS!
AND TROPIC AI. AVIARY!!
ATRIPLE CONFEDERATION, almost Illimitable in UH resource*, ami moro
gorm ons and elegantly equipped limn any kindred exhibition extant. Tho corps
THIRTY-SEVEN ACCO?UPIJISIIKD ARTISTES!
Male and Foninlo representatives of tho more elegant, graceful and pleasing Olympic
Sports, including Equestrianism, Gymnastics, Pantomimic?!, Acrobatics, Acoriatatics |
und Athletics. Among thc most distinguished ol the troupe arc
MLLE E. 7.0 YO RR A.
VICTORIA DE LEE,
MR. THOMAS WATSON,
MR. W. NAYLOR,
MR. LEWIS CARR,
MR. HORACE SMITH,
MR. E. WINNE,
CA STIL TOX li R O TH ER S.
MR. E. GOODING,
MR. E. BANKER,
MAS UER FRANK,
And the Two Intensely Humorous Clowns,
BOli SMITH and JOHNNY LA WTON.
A BAND OF MUSICIANS,
That acknowledge no superiors in the rendition of trac harmony.
Sagacious Dogs, etc.
IN THE WORLD,
Tho Beautiful and Fairv-Lil<e
SIGNORITA ELLA EUGENIE,
And tho diatinguiahed Naturalist and accomplished Tigor-Slayer,
HERR ELIJAH LENGEL,
Accompany thia Colossal Combination, and at each exhibition dia
play their miraculous power and indomitable courage, by entering the
dens of tho
Tigers, Lions, Panthers and Leopards!
The Zoological Department
Is of immense magnitude, and embraces
HUNDREDS OF WILD BEASTS,
Of almost ovary ap?eles and geographical rango, from tho Elephant
of tba burning Desert of Africa to tho White P<>ar ?if tho Arctic Seas,
or tho Bison of oar own Western Wilds. To this is added
AN UNUSUALLY LARGE AVIARY !
Of most beautiful and brilliant BirdM ami Fowls.
MONKEYS, APES AND BABOONS,
In coomie-? un ni hers and every tribe.
?tr For List of Animals aid j 'ner.il portie ular j, soe Pictorial Posters, Descriptive
Billa, Bulloiina, Ac.
THE GRAND PROCESSION
On tho morning of the day of exhibition will be unusually gorgeous and grand. In
tl will ho borne two Triumphal Cara. On tho top of one will be
Eugenie Surrounded by Lions ! S
On tho other, soated sido by Biile^
Leng el and a Royal Tiger ! !
The ottlytMiQ of bia species that cr per mitt nd himself to yield to tho will of man.
DEAR IT IN YOUR MIND,
That this ia strictly a Southern enterprise, and tho Proprietor and .tianagcra pledgo
themselves that the disreputable, or at least questionable, stylo of advertising attrac?
tions they do not present, shall in no instance bo roHortod to by thom, but that every
promise made to the public shall be kept to tho letter. May 80 12
. CONDENSED TIME TABLE
OF CHARLOTTE AND SOUTH CAROLINA RATLROAD COMPANY,
AND ITS CONNECTIONS, TO PRINCIPAL NORTHERN CITIES:
Going North Read Down. Coming South Read Up.
VIA GREENSBORO AND DANVILLE.
ARRIVE. LEAVE. TERMINA I.S. ARRIVE. LEAVE.
4.00 P. M.Columbia. 6.00 A. M.
11.05 P. M. 11.85 " .Charlotte.11.35 P. M. 11.35 P. M.
4.45 A.M. 5.30 A. M.Greensboro. 7.02 7.17 "
5.00 P. M. 8.50 P. M.Richmond. 4.45 A. M. ,?.15 Sk M.
6.15 A. M. 7.45 A. M.Washington.i 5.50 P. M. ?7.30 P. M.
9.10 9.45 " .Baltimore. 3.45 " j 4.15 "
1.32 P.M. 1.32 P. M.Philadelphia.! 12.00 M. ! 12.00 M.
5.08 M .New York.I ! 8.86 A. M.
VIA PORTSMOUTH ANO BAY LINE.
9.31 A. M. 9.35 A. M.I..Raleigh.I 3.15 P. M. 8.20 P. M.
3.05 P. M. 3.30 P. M.Weldon.'10.35 A. M. 10.40 A. M.
7.30 " 7.30 .Portsmouth.I 6.00 ?? 6.30 "
8.30 A. M. 9.45 A. M.Baltimore. 3.45 P. M. 4.30 P. M.
1.32 P.M. 1.32 P. M.Philadelphia.'12.00 M. 12.00 M.
5.08- " .New York.| 8.36 A.M.
VIA PORTSMOUTH AND ANNAMESSIC LINE.
7.30 P. M. j 7.30 P. M. I.Portsmouth. 6.00 A. M. I 6.30 A. M.
2.30 A. M.; 2.45 A. M.Crisficld.10.45 P. M. 10.45 P. M.
8.03 " i 8.10 " .Wilmington, Delaware. 4.45 *? 5.05 .?
9.25 " 9.30 " .Philadelphia. 3.35 " | 3.35 "
1.08 P. M.I .Now York. ?11.56 A. M.
B?S* OPTIONAL TICKETS to all points North, good over either route
named above, cnn bo had on application at tho Ticket Office, foot of Bland
ing street. BAGGAGE CHECKED THROUGH.
For tickets to Columbia and all points South, via this route, apply as fol?
New York-Ticket office 193 Broadway. A. Stewart, Agent.
Ticket ollico New Jersey Railroad-Foot of Conrtlaud street, or nt tho
Philadelphia-Ticket office Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Rail?
road, and Continental Hotel.
Baltimore-Ticket office Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Camden Station,
or on the boats of tho ''Old Bay Line."
To avoid heat and dust, and make sure and snfe connections, ask for
tickets over thia route.
C. BOUKNIGHT, General Superintendent.
E. R. DORSEY, General Freight and Ticket Agent. June 2
South Carolina Railroad. I
THIS Company han now for salo, for tho
accommodation of merchants through?
out the country, "BUSINESS TICKETS"
to travel over tho road
ONE THOUSAND MILES FOR $25.
They can bo procured at tho Company's
Ticket Oliiccs in Augusta, Columbia and
Camden; also in Charleston, from
L. C. HENDRICKS,
General Ticket Agent,
April 10 fm Office John street.
South Carolina Railroad.
GENERAL SuptniNXExnENT's OFFICE,
SOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAO,
April 28, 1868.
THE FOLLOW ING FREIGHT TARIFF
from Nashville and Chattanooga to
Columbia will take effect from and after
From , From
To Columbia. Nashville. Chattanooga.
Bacon por 100 lbs.83 02
Oats per bushel.28 21
Wheat, rye and barlev per
Pork and beef per barrel. .$2.57 $1.92
Flour, apples, onions and
potatoes per barrel.1.59 1.19
Whiokoy, high wines and
alcohol. 3.95 2.95
(Signed,) H. T. PEAKE,
May 7 General Superintendent.
NOTICE TO SHIPPERS.
GEN'L SITPEIUNTEN'S OFFICE, S. C. R. IL,
December ll, 1807.
ON and after this dato tho TARIFF by
tho Great Southern Freight Line,
FROM COLUMBIA, will bo as follows, viz;
Cotton per bale, to New York.$4.00
" " Philadelphia. LOO
" " Baltimoro.3.25
This' route is guaranteed as choaper, I
quicker and moro reliable than any com?
peting, while tho difference of insurance,
not amounting to 20c, is over twice com?
pensated by difference of rates.
H. T. PEAKE,
Dooli_G encrai Superintendent.
Reduction of Freight Rates by the
Seaboard Inland Air Line Route.
CHARLOTTE AND S. C. R. R. CO.,
GEN'L FREIGHT AND TICKET AOT'S OFFICE,
COLUMBIA, S. C., April 8, 1808.
THE following FREIGHT TA BI FF, tia
this route, will lake ? fleet from und
after this date:
To New York, ll rat elsfs, $1.00; sec nd
class, 00 centn; third das?, 80 enntf;
fourth class, 70 cent?.
Tu Baltimore, lii!.t class. $1 00; second
class, 90 cents; third class,80cents; fourth
cluan, 70 couts.
SRT Marine insurance effected on good?t
(.ver thin line at ref;/ low rates, as its
steamer? avoid Care Hatteras.
E. lt. DORSEY.
General Freight and Ticket Agent.
_Apri! '.) , _
" REDUCTION OF RATES.
CHARLOTTE AND S. C. R. R. COMPANY,
GEN'L FKEIOUT AND TICKET AOT'S OFFICE,
COLUMBIA, S. C., December ll, 1807.
ON and alter THIS DAY, COTTON will
be forwarded via the "SEABOARD
INLAND AIR LINE FREIGHT ROUTE,"
To Baltimore, $3.25 per bale of 400 lbs.
To Philadelphia, $4.00 per bolo of 400
lbs. or less.
To New York, $4.00 per bale of 400 lbs.
Thia route is cheaper, quicker and as re?
liable as any competing line.
Tho rates being the same, shipper* save
32 cents per bale-estimating cotton at 16
couts por pound-in Marino Insurance, hy
having their cotton forwarded via this
ronte. E. R. DORSEY,
Doc 12 Gen. Freight and TranB. Agent.
Reduction of Freight Tariff by the
Great Southern Freight Line.
ON and after APRIL 7th. 1808, the fol?
lowing FREIGHT TARIFF will be
From New York to Columbia, first class,
per 100 lbs.. $1.00; second, class, 90 cents;
third class,80cente; fourth class, 7tScents;
fifth class, 70 cents.
From Baltimore to Columbia, first class,
per 100 lbs., $1; second class, 90 cents;
third claea, 80 cents; fourth class, 70
cents; fifth claeB 70 cents.
H. T. PEAKE,
General Superintendent, $. C. R. R.
Charlotte & South Carolina E. R. Co,
COLUMBIA, S. C., March 31, 1?(J8.
ON and after thia date, the Trains over
thia Road will run as followa:
Leave Columbia at. 4.00 p. m.
Arrive atCharlotto at.11.0t) p. m.
Leave Charlotte at.11.35 p. in.
Arrive at Columbia at. COO a. ni.
?5" Tickota optional from Greensboro,
either via Danville or Raleigh; and from
Fortamouth either via Bay Lino or Anna
niessic Route. Baggage checked through.
?ST TIME AS QUICK and FARE AS
LOW aa hy auy other route.
PasBi'iigers from Greenville Railroad
going North, mako same time, by taking
thiB routo at 4 o'clock p. m., as they will
by leaving hero at 6 a. m., as thc time to
ail pointu North of Richmond is tho same.
Trains of this routo coming South, mako
connections with trains of Greenville Road.
For THROUGH TICKETS to Richmond.
Washington, Baltimore, Philadelphia and
New York, apply at Ticket Office, foot Blau?
An Accommodation Train will be run
as folio wa:
Leavo Columbia <fa Mondays, Wednes?
days and Fridays at 7 A. M., arriving at
! Charlotte at G.35 P. M.
Returning-leave Charlotte on Tuesdays,
Thursday a and Saturdays at 6 A. M., ar?
riving at Columbia at 5.05 P. M
Passengers taking tho 6 A. M. Train
from Charlotte can connect with Night
Train of South Carolina Road for Charles?
ton. Passengers from Charleston can-by
leaving the South Carolina Train at Junc?
tion-connect with tho 7 A. M. Train from
Columbia. CALEB BOUKNIGHT,
April 1 Superintendent.
Change of Schedule on G. & C. R. R.
ON and after FRIDAY*, the 6th instant,
Passenger Trains will run daily, 8uc
days excepted, as followB:
Leave Columbia at. 7.00 a. m.
Alston at.8.65 "
Newberry at.10.35 "
Arrive at Abbeville at. 3.80 p. m.
" at Anderson at.5.15 "
" at Greenville at.6.00 "
Leave Greenville at. 6.00 a.m.
" Anderson at.6.45 "
" Abbovilleat. 8.45 "
.. Newberry at.1.25 p. m.
Arrive at Alston at.3.00 ..
" at Columbia at.5.00 .?
Trains on the Blue Ridge Railroad will
also run daily, Sundays excepted.
Leave Anderson at.5.20 p. m.
?. Pendleton at.0.20 "
Arrive nt Walhalla at.8.00 ?.
Leave Walhalla at. 4.C0 a. m.
" Pendleton at.5.40 "
Arrive at Anderson at.6.40 "
Tho train will return from Bolton to An?
derson on Monday and Frid_ay jnornings.
JAMES O. MiiitJiUlTH,
Dec 3 _General Superintendent.
SOUTH CAE0LINA RAILROAD
GENERAL SUP'TS OFFICE.
CnAIUXBTON, S. C. Mandi 28, 1M 8.
PASSENGER TRAINS will run ns fol?
Leave Charleston fur Columbia. 6.S0 a. m.
Arrive at Kingsville. 1 80 p. m.
Leavo Kingt> ville. 2.00 p. m.
Arrive at Cclumbia. 3.50 p. ni.
Leave Columbia. 6.00 a. m.
Arrive at Kingsville. 7.30 a.m.
Leavo Kingsville. 8.00 p. m.
Arrive at Charleston. 3.10 p. m.
Tho Passenger Train on tho Camden
Branch will .connect with up and down
Columbia Trains and Wilmington and Man?
chester Railroad Trains on MONDAYS,
WEDNESDAYS and 8ATURDAYM?
Night Express Freight and IWsengcr
Accommodation Train will run as Tallowa:
Leavo Charleston for Columbia. .5.40 p. m..
Arrive at Columbia.6.05 a. m.
Leavo Columbia.?... 5.80 p. m.
Arrive at Charleston.5.40 a. ni.
, Mardi 21 H. T. PEAKE, Qe-n'l Btip't.
Office North Carolina Railroad Co.,
COMPANY SHOPS, Amu. 1, 18f;8.
ON and after thia dato, tho following
will bc the schedule for PASSENGER
TRAINS over thia road:
Leavo Charlotte daily at.11.36 p. m.
M Grecnahoro at.... ?.5.05 a. m.
" Raleigh at. 9.41 "
Arrive at Goidshoro at.12.25 p. m.
Leave Goldshoro at.12.30 .?
.? Raleigh at. 3.20 .?
.? Greensboro at. 7.17 "
Arrive at Charlotte at. 11.35 p. m.
Through Pasaongora by this linc havo
choice of routes via Greensboro and Dan?
ville to Richmond, or via Raleigh and Wel?
don to Richmond or Portsmouth; arriving
at all pointa North nf Richmond at tho
same time by cither routo. Connection is
made at Goldahoro with Passenger Traine
on tho Wilmington and Weldon Railroad
to and from Wilmington, and by Freight
Train to Weldon. AW to Ncwbern, on A.
& N. C. Road. Freight Trains will leave
Charlotte at 2 a. m. and arrive 6.20 p. m.
April ll JAS. ANDERSON, Bup't.