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WASHINGTON, Jane 12.-The Pay
mastor-General demands 025,000,000,
otherwise bounty payments will stop.
Schofield,reports over'8500,000 defi?
ciency in tho reconstruction appro?
priation. A bill hus boen introduced
in the Sonate, legalizing the city
registers recent certificate notion,
whoreby^tho radicula have a majority
in tho* City Council. Mr. Merrick,
counsel for Woolley, in a letter to the
House, impugns Butler's veracity.
The Senate Committee ou Foreign
Relations reported a resolution, re?
questing the President to uso his
good offices in securing tho release
of Father McMahon, imprisoned in
Canada for Foniauiem.
In the House, a bill for the relief
of E. J. Maokey, of South Carolina,
was referred to the Reconstruction
Committee. The reconstruction bill,
as amended by the Senate, was re?
ported. The motion to exclude Flo?
rida was defeated-90 to 44; and the
bill passed by 111 to 28.
Tho President has nominated Re?
verdy Johnson to St. James.
The omnibus admission bill, though
some of its provisions were carried
by a bare majority, was finally passed
by both Houses, by a full radical
vote. The admission of theso States,
including nil but Virginia, Missis?
sippi and Texas, will occur in eleven
days or sooner.
Gen. McDowell has formally as?
sumed command of tho Fourth Mili?
tary District, comprising Mississippi
Hulburd donounccd the opposition
to including Florida in the omnibus
bill, as arising from the foot that a
citizen of Illinois had been defeated
as Governor. Butler said that, if
left to his own ideas, he should doubt
the policy of admitting any Southern
States, but yielded to party interest.
Reverdy Johnson was confirmed
A Chase meeting took place in
Philadelphia, composed of influen?
tial men, the object of which was to
harmonize Chase and the D?mocratie
arty. A Committee of Ono Huudredp
was appointed, headed by Charles G.
Halpine, to urge Chase's nomination
at Now York.
FINANCIAL AND COU ni I: Itel A I..
NEW YORK, June 12-Noon.-Gold
39%. Flour favors buyers. Wheat
a shade easier. Corn lc. lower. Pork
heavy, at 27.90. Lard heavy. Cot?
ton dull and decliniug, at 29 kj.
7 P. M.-Cotton dull and heavy,
with sales of 500 bales, at 29@29)?.
Flour 10?15o. lower. Wheat heavy
and 2@3o. lower. Corn l@2c. lower.
Mess pork 28.06. Gold 40.
BALTIMORE, June 12.-Cotton dull,
at 293?. Flour dull and nominal.
Wheat dull-Maryland 2.60. Corn
dull-white and yellow 1.12. Oats
firm, at 90. Mess pork 29; shoulders
MoniLE, Juno 12.-Cotton market
dull-middlings nominally 26-,.i(<j!27;
sales 50 bales; receipts 10; sales 400;
"SAVANNAH, June 12.-Cotton flat;
no sales-nominally 28receipts
NEW ORLEANS, Juno 12.-Cottou
decliniug-middlings 27; sales 110;
receipts 161* exports of the week
161; sales of the week 3,431; receipts
6G3. Gold 40. Sugar dull-Cuba,
Nos. 1, 2 and 3 12'.?@13>.?; Louisi?
ana prime 15j.i. Cuba molasses dull,
at 48(^55; choice Louisiana reboiled
85. Flour dull-superfino 8.25@
8.56. Corn dull, at ?firstname.lastname@example.org??.
Pork firmer, at 29^. Bacon firm
shoulders 13??; clear 17}?.
CHARLESTON, June 12.-Cotton dull
and lower; sales 178 bales-middling
28; receipts 62.
CINCINNATI, June li..-Flour dull.
Corn 94095. Mess nork 28.00. Lard
AUOUSTA, Juno 12.-Cotton mar?
ket more active; sales 160 bales
LONDON, Juno 12-3 P. M.-Con?
sols 95JU\ Bonds 72%.
Livbiiu'ooii, Juno 12.-Cotton dull;
sales 8,000 bales. Yarns and fabrics
LIVERPOOL, Juno 12-Evening.
Cotton heavy, nt 10i?@ll; Orleans
Palmetto Lodge No. 5,1. 0. 0. F.
APPLICATIONS will bo rc
//ZSk ceivod? for tho PMNCIPAL of
gfllLJftM^aPalnicttu Lodfjo School. Per
^ESBSfaons applying will address
their communications to tho
M?a?r Secretary. Uv order of tho N.
G. C. F. HAUlUbON, Secretary.
Juno C _ jo
In all its Branches,
Attended to Personally.
? COIiUMUI?V HAIIKKT.
Report for Week etiding Friday, Jutie 12.
I PfltBftix OFTIOE, COLUMBIA , Jane IS, 1868.
There baa boen Terr Httlo doing in cotton
daring tho past rf eek, tho sales only reach
jpg SO baloB, as follows: 4 at 20; G at 23;
8 at 25; 12 at 27.
All othor articles of country produce aro |
in good demand, with a fair supply iu tho
Tho following buy?ig rates o? South Ca?
rolina Bank Notes, is prepared by Gregg,
Palmer & Co., Brokers:
Bank of Camdon.23
Bank of Charleston..20
Bank of Chester.....C
Bank of Georgetown.5
Bank of Newberry. 31
Bank of South Carolina. 8
Bank of State of 8outb Carolina, [old,].. 2
Bank of Stato of South Carolina, [now,]. 1
Bank of Hamburg. 10
Farmers and Exchange Bank. 1
Union Bank.70 !
South-Western Itailroad Bank, [obi,]-23 |
Planters and Mechanics.IC
Wholesale l'rtccs Current.
connECTEo WEEKLY nv
TUE COLUMBIA BOARD OF TRADE.
APPLES-Por h un hol.1 25 ?1 50
BAGGINQ-Guunv, per yard.. ? 25
Dundee 44 .. ?30
BALE BOPE-Manilla, per ib.. 2G ?
N.Y.orWest." 15 @ 10
BUTTER-Northern, por lb.. 50 ?
Country, 44 .. 20 ? 25
BACON-Hams, per lb. 20 @ 21
Sides " . 17J? IH?
Shoulders,41 . 16 (to 17
BRICKS-Per 1,000.9 00@12 00
CANDLES-Sperm, per lb- 37 O 45
Adamantine, " .. 22 ? 23
Tallow, " .. 18 ? 20
COTTON YARN-Por bunch. .1 70 @1 90
COTTON-Strict Middling, pr lb 27 @
Middling, " 25 @
Low Middling, " 23 @
Good Ordinary, " 20 ?
Ordinarv, *. ?
CHEESE-English Dairy, per lbl9 ? 20
Factory, " 19 @ 20
COFFEE-Bio, por lb. 23 ? 2G
Laguavra, . 28 ? 80
Java, " - 37 ? 40
FLOUR-Country, per bbl.. .12 00@13 00
GRAIN-Corn, per bush.1 30?1 40
Wheat, " .1 G5?2 00
Oats, 44 .90 ?1 10
Peas, " .1 30@1 40
Eastern " .
HIDES-Dry, per lb.12J? 18
Green. " . 8
INDIGO-Carolina.1 00?1 25
LARD-Per lb.20.? 25
LUMBEB-Boards, per 100 ft.. 1 50
Scantling, '? .. 150
Shingles, uer 1,000.. 2 75
LIME-Per bbl.2 70?2 80
MOLASSES-Cuba, per gallon. 5S?60
New Orleans, " 1 00?1 25
Sugar House. " .. 75?l 25
NAILS-Per teg.G 25?7 50
ONIONS-Per bushel. ?2 00
OIL-Kerosene, per gallon. 50? 55
Machinery " _ 7501 00
POTATOES-Irish, per bushel.l 75?2 00
Sweet, " . 75? 80
BICE-Carolina, per lb. 9? 12A
East India, " .
Silver.1 80?1 35
SHOT, per bag. ?3 50
SALT-Liverpool, per Hack.2 50?
SOAP-Per lt.9 ? 12
SPIRITS-Alcohol, per gallon G 00
Braudv, " .4 00?12 00
Holland Gin, " ...5 00?7 00
. American " " .. .3 50? t 00
Jamaica Rum, " .. .0 00?7 00
N. E. " 44 .. .3 50?3 75
Bom b?n Whiskev,. .3 50?4 50
Monongahela " . .3 75?4 00
Rectilied " .. .2 50?2 75
SUGAR-Crushed, per lb.19 ? 20
Powdered, " .19 ? 20
Brown. " .12A? 17*
STARCH-Per lb.10? 12!
TEA-Green, per !b.1 09?2 00"
Black, 44 .1 00?1 50
TOBACCO-Chewing, per lb.... 50?1 25
Smoking, " .50@100
VINEGAR-Wine, pc r gallon... .70? 75
Cider, 44 ....50? GO
French, " ..1 25?1 50
WINE-Champagne, per basket.25@32 00
Port, per gallon.3 00?5 00
Sherrv, " .3 5001V, 00
Madeira, " .3 50?G 00
UOMKSTIO MA UK ET.
MEATS-Pork, ?or lb. 15
Beor, ".S ?12
Mutton, " . 12*4
POULTRY -T?rkev:', per pair.
Hucks, 41 .
Chickens, 44 .30@35
Geese. 44 .
RATES OF BOARD:
PER DAY-Transient Hoarders.Ol)
Day Boarders, without lodging, (in
advance,) pur week. G 00 ?
Supper, Lodging and Breakfast.2 (ll)
Single Meals.,. 75u.
Juno 4 Imo
MUSHROOM, Soda, Trenton Butter,
Tea Crackers, Jumbles, .Ve., for sale
by GEO. SYMMERS.
Self-Raising Flo ur.
-I f\ BARRELS Hooker's Sell-Raising
JLU FLOUR, for cale low by
.March 27 E. A G. D. HOPE.
^^^SX^JH A (?-octave PIANO. Terms
EE?f"12=H liberal. Apply at thia office.
H 2 ll* Juno 4
Cnba and Muscovado Molasses.
HHDS. of primo quality, for salo
XXJ low by ?. .V- G. D. HOPE.
To Builders, Contractors and Pro?
HAVING located conveniently near the
principal manufactories of New York,
and vicinity, tho subscriber will give
prompt personal attention tn procuring
for orders all kinds of WOOD, IRON and
MARULE WORK, for buildings and ma?
chinery. Sash, Blinde, Doors, Carvings o?
every kind and material. From twelve
years professional oxporienco in South
Carolina, thc subscriber will guarantee to
suit the wishes of those building.
TH OS. C. VEAL, Architect,
Tenaflv, Now Jersey,
March 2C 8mo Late of" Columbia, S. C.
H?ini??atiotf fof the Mayoralt^;
WILLIAM M. MYERS, ESQ., ia a ?candi?
dato "for tho Mayoralty, and' will bo sup?
ported by bia ?Wg^fc'
May 8 NUMEROUS FRIENDS.
To Wood Contractors. 'J.
CITY CLERK'S OFFICE;
. COLUMBIA, Juno 5,1868.
PROPOSALS to furniab tho City Water
Works with 300 corda boat quality
LONG-LEAF PINE WOOD, to ho deftv?red
and cordod in the yard of the Water Works,
will bo received by the City Council, and
awarded to the lowest bidder. Bids to bc
loft at thia office, on or beforo tho lGth in?
By order of the City Council.
J. 8. MCMAHON, City Clerk.
Juno 0_ b
ON tho 4th of May, instant, R. L
BRYAN beeamo a COPARTNER with
mo, in tho Book aud Stationery business,
in Columbia, S. C., and tho firm will in
future bo BRYAN & Mc?ARTER.
May 23 el JAMES J. McOARTER.
rpiIK ladies of tho Industrial Association
I hoing compelled to remove from their
presortt depository, havo determined to
offer their stook of READY-MADE CLOTH?
ING at very roduced prices. Tho public
aro invited to call at ouco and examine
thom. Ladies, gentlemen aud children
can all bo supplied. June 12
DUPONT'S POWDER AGENCY.
WE aro now soiling Dupont's celebrated
GUN-POWDEU at tho following low
prices, for cash only:
Dupont's celobratetl Rifle Powder, in 23
lb. kegs, at $7 each.
Dupont's second quality Riflo Power, lu
25 lb. kegs, at ?G each.
Dupont's Blasting Powder, in 25 lb.
kegs, at $4.50 each.
Together with a full supply of whole,
hall and quarter kegs; Diamond Grain,
Eaglo and Rifle Powder in cannisters.
_JunoJ2J) _ J. & T. It. AGNEW.
DWELLING FOR RENT.
MA VERY CONVENIENT DWELL?
ING, in a ploaBant part of tho city,
with Five Rooms-all with fire-places;
also, Bathing Room attached, with Shower
Bath Apparatus; rooms nicely papered;
also, Fivo Rooms in tho Basement and
Nursery; out-buildings, Smoko and Car?
riage Houses, and neat Gardon. Rout
moderato to au approved tenant. Posses?
sion to bo giveu ny tho first of Julv next.
Apply at G. D?ERCK'S Store.
Corn! Corn! Corn!
PRIME WHITE CORN, at $1.30 per
bushel-bags included. In store and
for salo by J. & T. R. AGNEW.
TO THE PUBLIC.
NATIONAL HOTEL STABLES.
INASMUCH as my Stables aro not con?
venient for orders to parties up-town, I
have placed a SLATE, ta receive orders
for Conveyances, Horses, Passengers, ftc.,
at HAYN?SWORTH Si CARROLL'S BAR?
BER-SHOP. All orders promptly attended
to. Patronage solicited.
Proprietor National Hotel.
June I Imo
CITY FLOUR MILLS. *
THE subscriber ia now prepared to
GRIND WHEAT and make a No. 1
article of FLOUR.
Juno 7 RICHARD TOZER.
: DR. THOMAS T. MOORE,
RESPECTFULLY anuonncos to the
public, that ho baa taken tho front
rooms in Messrs. Weam Si Hix'a photo?
graph gallery, and is now prepared to exo
cuto, in tho most elegant and scientific
manner, all branches of his profession.
TEETH EXTRACTED WITHOUT PAIN,
by usc of protoxide of nitrogen, or laugh?
ing gas. Dr. Mooro is a native ot New?
berry, S. C., and is a graduato of the Penn?
sylvania College of Dental Surgery. For
further information, call at tho o'tlico or
address Dr. THOMAS T. MGORE, Colum?
bia, S. C. Juno 7 limo
TIIE front part of our
Store having been damaged
by the recent storm, we will
be compelled to sell off our
Stock of CLOTHING, CAS
SIMERES, HATS, &c, at or
nearly COST, for want o?
New styles of Boys' Straw
HATS just received.
R. & W. C. SWAFFIELD,
. Main Street.
Grant's Fan Mills,
FOR salo bv
May 10 * FISHER Sc LOWRANCE.
The Bays of Roman Chivalry Eclipsed!!
, LIONS CONQUERED BY A WOMAN!
Royal Bengal Tigers Subdued ! !
The Monsters Loose in the Streets of Columbia, FRI?
DAY and SATURDAY, June 12 and 13.
OOXJ. CD . T - UVE 33 S 7
ATRIPLE CONFEDERATION, almost illimitable, in ita reeourees, and moro
gorgeous and elegantly equipped tlian any kindred exhibition extant. Tho corpa
THIRTY-SEVEN ACCOMPLISHED ARTISTES!
Male and Female representatives of tho moro elegant, graceful and pleasing Olympic
Sports, including Equestrianism, Gymnastics, Pantomimics, Aerobatics, Acorietatics
and Athletics. Among thc most distinguished of the troupe are
MLLE E. ZO YO RR A,
VICTORIA DE LEK.
, ' MADAME ELIZABETH,
MR. THOMAS WA ISON,
MR. W. NAYLOR,
MR. LEWIS CARR,
MR. HORACE SMITH,
MR. E. WINNE,
CA STIL IO X ll HO THEES,
MR. E. GOODING,
MR. E. BANKER,
And tho Two Intensely Humorous Clowns,
ROU SMITH and JOIIXX Y LA WTOX.
A BAND OF MUSICIANS,
That acknowledge uo superiors in tho rendition of truo harmony.
. Sagacious Dogs. etc.
IN THE WORLD,
Tho Boautiful and Fairy-Like
SIGNORITA ELLA EUGENIE,
And the distinguished Naturalist and accomplished Tiger-Slayer,
HERR ELIJAH LENG-EL,
Accompany this Colossal Combination, and at each exhibition dis?
play their miraculous power and indomitable courage, by entering tho
dens of tho
Tigers, Lions, Panthers and Leopards!
The Zoological Department
Is of immense magnitude, anil embraces
HUNDREDS OF WILD BEASTS,
Of almost every species and geographical range, from tho Elophant
of the burning Desert of Africa to tho White Rear of the Arctic Seas,
or the Bison of our own Western Wilds. To this is added
AN UNUSUALLY LARGE AVIARY!
Of most beautiful and brilliant Hirds and Fowls.
MONKEYS, APES AND BABOONS,
In countless numbers and every tribe.
cy .ir- V^SS?K
arr For List of Anim ils and general particulars, seo Piotoriul Posters, Descriptivo
Rills, Bulletins, Ac.
THE GRAND PROCESSION
On tho morning of the day of exhibition will bo unusually gorgeous and grand. In
it will bo borne two Triumphal Cars. On thc top of ono will be
Eugenie Surrounded by Lions ! !
On the other, scated side by side,
Lengel and a Royal Tiger ! !
The only one of his species that over permitted himself to yield to the will of man.
BEAR IT IN YOOR MIND,
That tili? is strictly a Southern cntorpriso, and tho Proprietor and Managers plonge
hemselvcs that tho disreputable, or at least questionable, stylo of advertising attrac
ions they do not proscnt, shall in no instance bo resorted to bv thom, but that every
)romise made to tho public shall be kept to the letter. May 30 12
United States Government Sale.
BY D. C. PErXOTTO & SON.
On TUE8DAY MORNING next, tho 16th
instant, at 10 o'clock, at oar auction
atoro, vre will soll, without the least ro
Korvo, and on account of tho United
Wagons, Covers, Paulina,
Wagon Saddles, Axes,
Stoves andPipea, 8J bbla. Cement,
?1,800 Grain Sacks,
IS actts llarnesa, lot Tin Cane,
Lot Tents and Flies,
Lot Tent Poles, Ac.
Sale positivo. Conditiona cash.
UN ITED STATES INTERNAL REVENUE,
TIIIUD DisTnicT, SOUTH CAROLINA,
Con;MU?A, Jane 13, 18C8.
IWILL sell, at tho atoro of E. Sten?
house, at Columbia, on THURSDAY,
tho 23d instant,
4 small boxes TOBACCO, seized from
John King, on the 5th May, for violation
or Internal Revenue Lawa.
A. S. WALLACE, Collector.
June 13 3
U N ITED STAT ES INTERNAL RENEN UE,
Tuiitn DISTUICT, SOUTH CAHOLINA.
COLUMBIA, Juno 13, 1868.
IWILL soil, at the Btore of E. Sten?
house, at Columbia, on THURSDAY,
tho 23d instant,
1 barrel of FINE CORN WHISKEY,
seized ou tho 13th Mav, from Millor db
Black, of Charlotte, N. C., for violation of
Internal Revenue Laws.
A. S. WALLACE, Colleotor.
SEALED PROPOSALS for rebuilding
tue "High Bridge," on tho Bluff Road,
aro invited. Plans and specifications can
bo seen at tho office- of Mr. G. T. BERG,
Architect, under whoso direction tho work
i i to bo done. Bida will be oponod at tho
Clerk's Office, in Columbia, on SATUR?
DAY, 20th Juuo, instant, at 12 m. Tho
contractor will bo required to give bond,
j with approved sureties, conditioned to
keep tho bridge in good ropair for five
years. By order of
Ch'ni'u Joiut board Comm'ra Roads,
Jano 0 fl? D. B. MILLER, Clerk.
BACON MOLASSES, &c.
20.000 S??KC0 BAC0S
5 hhda. Primo Bacon Shouldors,
6 caaka Firat Quality ?Orange Hams,
150 sacks Country Flour,
15 hhds. Cuba aud Muscovado Molasses.
For salo low for cash only by
April 19_ E. ft G. D. HOPE.
FOR SALE br
May 22 FISHER ft LOWRANCE.
STATE BILLS AT PAR,
FOR all SHELF GOODS, at
FISHER & LOWRANCE'S.
SOLUTION CITRATE MAGNESIA,
Chesnut Grove Whiskey,
For salo by
FISHER .t HEINITSH,
_.Tuners . Pharmacists.
FRESH SUPPLIES thia weok of:
Orango Brand HAMS,
.Sugar-Cured bacon Strips,
Finest Brands St. Louis Family Flour,
Primo "May" Goshen Butter,
Boxes Oranges and'Lcmons,
Barrels Assorted Nuts, Almonds. Ste.
"Trenton" and Mason's CrackerM, all
New Crop Toaa, Green and Black,
Turkish Prunes, in glass,
Dried Figs, Jellies, assorted,
Canned Tomatoes, Peaches, A c.
Stock of Family WINES and LIQUORS
is full in every respect, and the greatest
care is taken to supply customers with
goods in thia line PURE and UNADUL?
TERATED. Tho finest French Brandies,
imported Wines and tho moat approved
Whiskies always on hand.
Orders from tho country attended to
pi om pt ly, and parties thua ordering can
depend on being supplied on the uamo
terms as if purchasing in person.
May IS _GEO._SYMMERS._
WITH new aud untried medicinen. If
you valuo your health, procure tho
well tested remedy for COUGHS, COLDS
and affections of tho Throat, Breast and
Stanley's Cough Syrup will cure.
Stanley's Cough Syrup has been tried.
Stanlev's Cough Kvrup is for salo at
FISHER & HEiNITSH'S
Pcb 27 Drug Storp.
Carolina National Bank, of Colum?
bia, S. C.
NO. 1.6S0. TREASURY DEPT,
OFFICE OF COMPTIIOIXKR OF CUBRUXCY,
WASHINGTON-, May ll, 1SIM.
?\TTHEREAS, by satisfactory evidence
> V presented tb the undersigned, it bas
been made to appear that "The Carolina
National Hank at Columbia," i.". tho city of
Columbia, in tho District of Richland and
Stato of South Carolina, has boen duly
organized, under and according to tho re?
quirements of tho Act ol' Congress entitled
"An Act to provide a national currency?
secured by a pledge of United States;
bonds, ami to provide for tho circulation
and redemption thereof," approved Juno
3, 1861, and has complied with all tho pro?
visions of said Act required to bo complied
with boforu commencing tho business of
banking nuder said Act. ""_
Now, therefore, 1, UAVILAND R. HUL
BU11D, Comptroller of tho Curroncy, do
hereby certify that "Tho Carolina National
Rank of Columbia," in tho oity of Colum?
bia, in tho District of Richland and Stato
ot South Carolina, is authorized to com?
mence tho business of banking under thc
In testimony whereof, witness my hand
i Seal of tho Comp-1 and seal of " office,
.! trotter of tho Cur- > this elevonth day of
/ roney. ) May, 1868.
HAYTLAND R. HULBURD,
Comptroller of tho Currency.
May 15 2mo
New York Sugar-Gnred Pig Hams,
BALTIMORE ORANGE HAMS,
Sugar-Cured Breakfast Strips,
Rico Flour-new ground. At
Mav 20 Scegers' Old Stand.