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when advertisements are inserted by the month.
AGENTS. - Hiram Mitchell, Spar t anim rg; J. R.
Allen. Chester; 8. P. Kinard, Newberry C. H.;*Jas.
Grant, Tinton; Julina Poppe, Anderson C. H.
We have news from San Domingo that I
the old Dominican hatred of Spain has been
aroused, and a number of negro guerrilla 1
leaders have gone to Cuba, to assist in form?
ing the liberated slaves into guerrilla bands,
to harass and cut off the advauced posts of
the Spanish foroes. Tho report says that
if these Dominican guerrillas succeed in
joining and heading the Cuban Emancipa?
dos, wo shall hear of Dew and horrible fea?
tures in the conflict with Spain.
The olcrgymen attached to Trinity
Cbureh, Now York, have had their salaries
raised, uud in ono instance there has been
the very handaomo advance of from $2,500
Russia has just exiled about forty treasury
officials to Siberia, for robbing the Govern?
CITY CLBRK'S O Frier.,
COLUMBIA, March 17, 1SC9.
THE Ordinance concerning tho removal of Cross
Signs and Wooden Awnings on thc streets of
Columbia will hu strictly enforced on and after
the 1st of April next. By order of tho City
Oouncil. J. 8. McMAHON, City Clerk.
March 18 12_
CITY COUTONS, receivable for Citv Taxes, for
salo by_OREOG, FARMER & CO.
pr (\ BBLS. PINK-EYE PLANTING TOTATES,
t)U just received and for salo by
Jan 14 _ J. A_T. R. AGNEW.
Ale and Porter.
pr f\ DOZ. Muir & Son's Edinburg ALE, 50 Doz.
t)U Guinness A Son's Dublin Porter, received
and for salo low by_J. AT. B. AGNEW.
Spring Seed Oats.
C*f\\f\ BUSHELS Prime North Carolina and
OVil/ Maryland SEED OATS, for Balo by
Feb 19__E. A G. D. HOPE.
Smoked Fish, Etc.
SMOKED SALMON and Halibut, Pickled Trout,
Salmon. Mackerel, Pigs' Feet, etc.
Mixed Picklos, by the gallon, half the price of I
bottled Pickles, for salo by GEO. 8YMMER8.
SWEDES IRON, li, li, 2, 2J, 8, SJ, 5, G, 7. 10 in.
Band Iron, English Iron, Hoop Iron,
Sheet Ire .,
2,000 Boes, of all kinds,
200 Pairs Trace Chains.
March 6 FISHER, LOWRANCE & FISHER.
CITY CLERK'S OFFICE,
COLUMBIA, March 20, 1869.
THIS OFFICE WILL BE CLOSED, for the
transaction of business, until the 1st of
APRIL next, in order that the Clerk may com?
plete his annual reporte.
March 21 10 J. 8. McMAHON, City Clerk.
Sweet Potato Slips.
BUSHELS YAM POTATO SLIPS, in fine
ordor, for salo by _ E. & G. D. HOPE.
New Orleans Syrup.
BBLS. Choice New Orleans SYRUP, for salo
by_ E. Sc G. D. HOPE.
BUSHELS FINDERS or PEANUTS, for |
sale by E. A O. D. HOPE.
rCr\ BOXES GOSHEN CHEESE, for sale bv
Of-/ Fob l i E. A Q I). HOPE.
KITS No. 1 Bay and Shoal MACKEREL.
I t) GO Bbl:!., Halves aud Quarters, Nos. 1, 2 and
3, for sale bv E. A G. D. HOPE.
The Reynolds Patent Plow.
HAVING made arrangements with Wm. Glaze
A Co., for tho manufacturo and exclusive salo
of this justly celebrated PLOW, we arc prepared
to offer them to thc country on good terms. Good
tools will always bo found a good investment.
Fdb 28_FISHER. LOWRANCE ft FIS! I F lt.
Flour has Declined!
COUNTRY FLOUR $5.50 to $5.75 per b?g,
Western Flonr $3.75 to $7 C0 " "
March ? FISHER, LOWRANCE A- FISHER.
THORBURNS BEEDS-full aesortment. These
soeds havo beon for nearly a century beforo
tho public, and require commendation from no
oal.__??jJ?Bi0- by __9EO- SYMMERS.
Golden Seed Rice.
. pr/\ BUSHELS Prime Upland SEED RICE, for
tJ\ I sale by_ E ? G. D. HOPE.
6BALES Suporior COTTON BAGGING.
50 coils Greealoaf and Manilla Rope.
For sale low by E. A G D. HOPE.
pr f \ BARRELS Hocker's Self-Raising FLOUR,
tJ\J Just recoivod and for sale 1 JW, by tho bar?
rel aud at retail, by J. ft T. B. AGNEW.
S&JP o oial KToticos.
To Co mump tl vc?.-Tho advertiser, having
boen restored to health in a few weeks, by a very
Bimplo romody-af ter having suffered several years
with a severo lung affection, and that dread dis
er.so, Consumption-is anxious to mako known to
his follow-sufforer8 thc moans of caro.
To all who desiro it, ho will send a copy of tho
prescription used, (freo of charge,) with the di?
rections for preparing and using tho name, which
they will fin ! a 8UBE CunE ron COHSUMPTION,
ABTHMA, BnoNcuiTis, etc. Tho objoct of tho ad?
vertiser in sending tho prescription, is to benefit
tho afflicted, and spread information which ho
conceives to bo invaluable; and ho hopes every
sufferer will try his remedy, as it will cost thom
nothing, and may prove a blessing.
Parties wishing tho prescription, will picoso ad?
dress REV. EDWARD A. WILSON,
Williamsburg, Kings County, New York.
Feb 8 _ _ Smo
"MANHOOD"-Another new Medical Pamphlet
from tho pen of Dr. Curtis. The Medical Times
says of this work: "This valuable treatise on the
causo and euro of premature declino shows how I
health is impaired throngh secret abuses of yonth
and manhood, and how easily regained. It gives a I
clear synopsis of tho impediments to marriage,
thc cause and effects of nervous dobility, and tho
remedies therefor." A pocket edition of the above
will bo forwarded on receipt of 25 Cents, by ad?
dressing Dr. CURTIS, No. 58 North Charles street,
Raltimoro, Md. May 27 ly
Error? of louth.-A gentleman who suffered
for years from Nervous Debility, Prematuro Decay,
and all tho effects of youthful indiscretion, will,
for the sake of suffering humanity, send free to
all who need it, the receipt and directions for
making the simple remedy by which he was cared.
Sufferers wishing to profit by thc advertiser's ex?
perience, can do so by addressing, in perlect con?
fidence, JOHN II. OGDEN,
Feb 8 3mo No. 42 Cedar stroet. New York.
ESSAYS FOR YOUNG MEN-Un tho ERRORS
and ABUSES incident to Youth and Early Man?
hood, with thc humano viow of treatment and
cure, sent by mail freo of charge. Address
HOWARD ASSOCIATION, Box F., Philadelphia,
Pa. Jan 20 3mo
R. C. SHIVER'S.
WE keep from this time forward, "Chilly's
French Kid Gloves," the best Glove im?
THOMPSON'S Glove Fitting Corset, "the
greatest favorite with the Ladies."
ALL of Thompson's and Bradley's popular styles
of Hoop Skirts.
THE handsomest lino of imported DRESS
GOODS over offered to Columbia buyers-so con?
ceded by all who have seen them.
A most elegant collection of Silk Coverings,
White, Llama, Lace Points and Black, French
Loco Points, Shetland and Borge Shawls, Ac.
THE best I?DC of Domestic Goods we have ever
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL.
PLEASE remember that we guarantoe every?
thing wo sell in price and quality; that is, wo hold
ourselves responsible and bound to sell as cheap I
as any boase Knuth, and aro anxious for a large
trade. H. C. SHIVEK.
Billiard Tables for Sale.
. - . TWO fino BILLIARD TABLES.
^_ ?t?f xn completo order, Marblo and
fefiferjggggPfrslato Bedding, with Balls. Cues
\ mu T T T - and Counters included. Sharp A
Griffith's make. Will bo sold low. Call at
Doo 13 O. DIERCK'S.
Gibbes & Thomas, Real Estate Agents,
Columbia, S. C.,
OFFER their services to the public as GE?
NERAL LAND AGENTS. Will buy and sell
Lands, and other property, on commission. No |
ciiarge8 until sales are effected.
JAMES G. GIRBES,
JOHN P. THOMAS,
JHn 10 WA DE HAMPTON OTRBES.
Purifies the Blood.
Cor Sale by I>ruggiat? Dvcrywlicre.
New Books lor Sale at liryan & McCarter's.
milli CHAPLET OF PEARLS, by author of Heir
X of Rcdclyffo-$1.50.
Cast Up by the Se?, l y fir Samuel Bnktr-75c.
How a Bride was Won. Illustrated.
Above Rubies, by Miss Brightwell-$1.60.
Jesus of Nazareth, H?B Lite Ac, with descrip?
tion of tho Palestine. Illustrated, by Abbott.
Dilke's English Speaking Countries-$1 00.
Tales of Heroes, Irom English History-tl.50.
Some New Novels, London Juvenile.
Books Cheap and beautiful, Ac.
Now st vies of Silver and Gold Pens. Feb 20
Lager Bier, ftc.
(\ DOZ. BREMEN LAGER BIER-dircct im
50 Doz. London Porter,
50 Doz. Seotch Ale,
1 Bbl. "WHEAT" WHISKEY-very fine-for
? a&Je by GEO. y YMMERS.
Twenty-Sixth General Statement of The
Mutual Life Insurance Company, of New
York, for Year ending January 31,1869.
THE MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY,
of NcwYork-Office, 144 and 148 Broadway.
(FOn DETAILED STATEMENT SEE ANNUAL 11EVOUT. )
Not Assets, February 1, 1HGS,.122,602,452.14 I
Receipts during the year. 18,129,581.00
Dieburecmente during the year.
Net Anet?, J.mn*ry 31, 186?_$29,325,295.10
Invested as follows :
Cash.S 1,882 689.631
Bonds aud Mortgages. 21,458,357.43
United States and New York Stato
Slooke, coBt. 5,003,108.75 I
Real Estate. 951.807.08
Duo from Agents . 29,332.21
Deferred premiums, (semi-annual
and quarterly,).$ 1,339,679.95
Premiums principally for Policies is?
sued in December and January,
in course of transmirsion,. 358,500.07
Interest duo and uupaid. G,614.83
Interest accrued but not due, on
8tocke, Bonds and Mortgages,.. 245,670.00
Market Value of Stocks in excess of
GromiAitclii, January 31, 1800. .$31,834,388 76
Net Reserves, Co.'s Table, 4 pr. cent., 28,753,512.02
Am't New Insurance for tho year,... $ 53,442.235
Number of Policies,. 17,3311
Total Number of Policies in force
January 81, 1?69, . 62.460 I
Amount insured therobv. 204,983,565
FREDERICK S. WINSTON, President.
Ricn.vnD A. MOCUBDY, vice-President.
Sheppard Homans, Actuary; L. C. Lawton, As
sistaut Actuary; John M. Stuart, Secretary ; Frede?
rick Kchroedc-r, Assistant Secretary; Minturn
Post, M. D., and Isaac L. Kip, M. D., Medical
Examiners: Wm. Betts, LL. D., Hon. LUC?UB
Robinson. Hon. Henry E. Davie?, Counsel.
March 17 GREGG* PALMER it CO.. Agents.
Land and City Property for Sale.
11 FIRST CLASS CITY RESIDENCES, S to 12 |
2. 7 Second Class Cit v Residences, 6 to 10 Rooms,
3. ft Third Class "* ?' 3 to G '
4. S Valuable Building Lote, on Main street,
5. 10 " Lots, in other parts of tho city,
G. 3 Large Lots In Waverley,
7. 14 Tracts of Land, within 3 miles of Columbia,
from ten acres to 1,000,
S. Tho Hopkins T. 0. Plantation, 1,480 acres,
?). 2,122 acres, near Kingsville, one of the best
cotton and stock plantations in tho country,
10. 9 Other Plantations in Richland-some of |
them very dosirablo,
11. 10,000 acre? in Fdg> field-sevoral tracts,
12. Mill and Pluutiug Property in Lexington,
13. 13,000 acres in Charleston-phosphate and
14. 2,500 acres Farming Lands in Fairfield,
15. 1,700 acres near Greenhill Court House,
IC. G.000 " in Laurens-several tracts,
17. 2.000 " in Kershaw,
18.1,900 " in Marlboro-a No. 1 place,
19. 216 " in York -rich in gold,
20. 7 Fine Plantations in Abbeville.
21. 85,000 acres of Land in Florida.
Parties desiring to purchaso or eel! property,
will find it to their interest to consult with us. Wo
have correspondents in New York, Philadelphia]
and Baltimore, to which points wo are constantly
sending descriptivo lists of property for salo.
March G GIBBES A THOMAR.
MONDAY, March 29,1869.
DURING the following week I will sell out at I
and BELOW COST, mv old stock of
CLOCKS, WATCHES, JEWELRY, SILVERWARE ]
and SPECTACLES, Ac, to make room for tho
NEW GOODS coming.
DONT FORGET THE GRAND OPEN?
ING DAY, MARCH 29, AT
ISAAC SULiS BACH ER'S,
Main Street. Columbia. S. C.
Great Combination-Work and Speed.
BY rennest of many owners of the best
Stock, the celeberated Messenger Stal?
lion "DANVILLE," will benson in Rich?
land County, this spring, viz: At tho
Livery stables, formerly owned by William Hitch?
cock, on tho 4th, 5th and Otb of March, and.it Mr.
W. H. Dowdy's, on tho Woodward Plantation, in
the Fork, on the 9th, 10th and 11th of March, and
alternately at tho ;tb<>vc places every nine days.
Terms reasonable. For particular*," apply at tho
ahn vt* places. Mtirrii 2 Imo
To Stock Palsers.
HARKAWAY will Bcason, until
further notice, at my stable, com?
mencing on tho 29th "instant. The
Pedigree of HARKAWAY needs no
' coin mont. Ho was sired by that
celebrated and uumatchlesB llorac, "Ohl Nat
PopV whose ?tock and record stands unequalled
on tho turf. Terms-$10.50; one-bait' to be paid
tho first time of serving, and the rornainderon tho
lat of Julv. JAMES WINDSOR.
FRESH COUNTRY AND MOUNTAIN BUTTER,
Pink-Eyo and reach-Blow Planting Potatoes,
Fino Goahen CHEESE,
At G. DIERCKR,
Jan 23 At the Sign of tho Watch.
Sugar and Coffee.
1 f\ HHDS. PORTO RICO SUGAR,
JA/ 50 bbls. Refinod Sugar,
75 bags Rio Coffee, all grades,
15 bags Java and Laguayra Coffee.
For salo low by B. A. O. D. HOPE.
Corn at Retail Prices.
1AAA BUSH. PBIME WHITE CORN,
.UU v just received and for salo at re?
duced prices. Orders takon for Corn by tko car
load at lower ratea than can bo famished by suv
other bonne._J. A T. R. AGNEW. 1
WATCHES, CLOCKS AND JEWELRY7
HAVING ESTABLISHED myself a few
doors below tho Phonix Ofilco, in Bawls'
_(Music 8toro, I will keep constantly on hand
a good stock of WATCHES. CLOCKS. JEWELRY
AND SPECTACLES, and respectfully solicit a
charo of publia patronage.
REPAIRING, of all kinds, dono reasonably and
at short notice. GEO. BRUNS.
March 14 Imo
New Goods! New Goods!
Spring and Summer,
Pure "Dickson's Improved" Cotton Seed,
FOR SALE, at $2.00 per bushel for any amount
of 5 bushels or under. Over 5 bushels, at
$1..~>0 nor bushel.
Seed grown from seed bought by mo of Mr.
David Dickson, of Oxford, Ga., (tho great seeds?
man,) in 1807, at $4 00 per bushel.
The DICKSON yields moro than any other Seed
in tho country. Warranted pure.
Hon. David Houser, State Senator from Orange
burg, writes as follows concerning thc "Dickson
Improved Cotton Seed:"
ST. MATTHEW'S, S. C., Fobrnary 15,18G9.
A. P. A M.\iinn, EEO..: Tho "Dickson Improved,"
obtained of you last spring, turned out moro cot?
ton per acre than any other I havo ever planted,
except the name variety of seed planted by mo
before tho war, which wero lost bv Sherman's in?
cendiaries. DAVID" HOUSER.
A. T. AMAREB, St. Matthew's, S. C.
CITIZENS' SAVINGS BANK
INTEREST ALLOWED OX DEPOSITS.
Deposits of 31 anil Upwards Received.
MECHANICS, Laborers, Clerks, Planters, Pro?
fessional Men and Trustees can deposit their
Funds and receive interest compounded every six
GEN. WADE HAMPTON, President.
Con. J. B. PALMER, vice-President.
THOMAS E. GREGG, Cashier.
J. C. B. SMITH, Assistant Cashier.
Persons at a distanco may send money by
C. F. JACKSON'S
Large and Choice Stock of
Spring Dress Goods!
fJlOGETHER with MUSLINS aud PRINTS, now
opened and ready for sale, at low prices.
A Splendid Stock of RIBBONS. TRIMMINGS,
Battons, Lace Collars, Veils, Gloves, Ties, Fans
and Hosierv. . March 21
GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS.
VI^K ARE RECEIVING THE LARG LSI A NP
best selected block of Ibo above goods ever
brought to this city, bought low for ca?!., and
will be sold at a small ..vance.
In CLOTHING, we have everything from planta?
tion wear to flue Fro. ich Cassimero- all equally
In HATS, all the new Spriog styles, Alpine, Ve?
locipede, General Prim, and now style Silk Hats.
Country dealert would do well to examine our
stock before going farther.
R. & W. C. SWAFEIELD.
New York Advertisements.
FROM 4 to 850Hon8EPowKn,
including the celebrated Cor?
nas Cat-off Engines, Slide
Vu Iv H Stationary Engines,
Portable Engines, Ac. Also,
Circular, Malay and (lang
Saw Mills, Sugar-Cane Mills:
Shafting, Pulleys, ftc. Lath
and Shingle Mills, Wheat and
Corn Mills, Circular Saws,
Belting, ftc. Send for descrip?
tivo Circular and Price List.
WOOD A MANN STEAM ENGINE COMPANY,
March 24 Gmo Utica, New York
8X7 CLOUD HOTEL!
TH~8 NEW and Commodious
HOD8E, located corner of Broad?
way and Forty-second street, New
_iYork, possesses advantages over
all other houses, for the accommodation ot its
guests. It was built expressly for a first-class
family boarding house - tn e rooms being large and
eu suite, heated by steam-with hot and cold
water, and furnished second to none; while tbe
culinary department ls in the most experienced
hands, affording gncBts an unequalled table.
One of Atwood's Patent ElevatoiB is also among
tho "modern improvements" and at the service of
guests, at all hours.
Tho Broadway and University Place Cars paBS
tho door every four minutes, running from tho
City Hall to Central Park, while the Sixth and
Seventh Avonuo lines aro but a short block on
either side, affording ample facilities for comma?
nicating with all tho depots, steamboat landings,
places of amusement and business of the great
metropolis. MOBE & HOLLEY,
March 19 Gmo Proprietors.
Needles and Fishing Tackle.
ANDBEW CLERK ft CO. respectfully inform
tho public and their old customers, that they
still continuo business in their old store, No 48
Maiden Lane, New York. Their assortment of
Fishing Tackle is tho largest and most completo
of any in tho United States. They aro also Solo
Agents for tho Warrin Needle, which, for tho last
thirty years, has enjoyed a reputation for quality
j and uniformity of temper superior to all others.
March 21 , Smo
In re Vf. H. Talley, Solicitor, Ac. Ex parie John
Waties, Trustee, Sarah MoElronc, et al.-Bill to
perpet?ale testimony, ?tc. Petition.
ON hearing the petition, and on motion of Mr.
Bachman, pro. pet., it is ordered, that all per?
sons who may think themselves interested in the
title to a Lot of LAND, situate in the city of Co?
lumbia, ou the corner of Lumber and Marion
streets-bounded North by Lumber street; East
by Mrs. McDonald's lot; South by John Oordero's
lot, and West by Marion street; containing 4 of an
aere-do appear at my oflicc, on tho 12th day of
JUNE next, at 12 o'clock M., to cross-examine the
testimony which may bo producod, and to intro?
duce testimony in r?plv. ?
March ? s!2* *D. B. MILLER. C. C P.
Valuable Heal Estate at Auction.
EY D. C. PEIXOTTO & SON.
BY direction of tho Assignee of Evans ft Cogs?
well, we will offer for sale, at public auction, on
MONDAY, April 5,18G9, at 10 o'clock, in front of
tho Court House, in thc citv of Columbia :
All that PLANTATION or Traci of LAND, situ?
ated in Richland County, near thc city of Colum?
bia, containing lld acres, more or lees, and
bounded on the North-west by lands now or late
of Major Thomas Davis; on the North-east by
lands now or lato of N. Ramsay; on the South?
east by lands now or lalo of -Barsh, and on
the South-west by lands now or lato of Samnel G.
Henry; (as bv a plat of said land made and certi?
fied by G. T. Mason. D. S., Soptoraber 20, 1863,
will moro fully appear.)
Tenais OF SALE-One-half cash; balance on a
croditof ono and two years, secured by a bond of
purchaser bearing interost at the rate of seven
Eer cent, per annum from the day of sale, p?ya?
lo annually, and mortgago of premises. Pur?
chaser to pav for papers and stamps. March 13
FIRE IP IR B if
.ETNA FIRE INSURANCE
Incorporated 1819.- Charter Perpetual
Caph Assets. 5,000,000
Tho STRONGEST Fire Insurance Company in
tho United States.
North American Insurance Company,
Capital and Assets.$500,000.
GEORGE HUGGINS, Agent.
Oftico in rear of Messrs. Duffie ft Chapman's
Rook store, Davin* new building, Main street, Co?
lumbia, S. C. Jan 3 Smo
Globe Mutual Life Insurance Co., of N. Y.
C1ASII ASSETS JANUARY 1, 1800, $1,171,000.
J INCORPORATED 1864.
Has been in operation but four years, during
which tinto it has assured a larger amount than
any Company in tho United States, daring a cor?
responding period of existence. Ono of th'; chief
causes of ila organization,v\as the forfeiture by
several North? rn Companies of tho policies of
Southerners, daring tho war. Tho leading officers
of this Company protested against this ininsti *o,
and on its consummation, withdrew and orga?
nized tho "GLOBE MUTUAL," on principles more
liberal and just than those yet adopted by any
other Insurance Company. Tn tho event of death
in battle or in a duel, tho equitable value of tho
policy wili bo returned to tho hoirs. ALL other
Companies forfeit it. In casu Of suicide, the
FULL Tobey is paid. No restriction on travel.
This Company has, in its guarantee fund of
$500,000. an element of strength possessed by no
other Company. It offers the entirely now feat uro
of Probability Endowment, which gives the
largest possible sum for tho premium paid. No
other Company posso-sos this feature. Insures
children of any agc In tho moderation of its
premium rates, in the variety of its tables, in its
dividend.* and iu tho security offered insurers, it
Invites comparison with any other Company.
JOHN C. HASKELL, State Ag't, Columbia, S. C.
Prof. JOHN T. DABHV, Medical Examiner.
Gen. 8. B. BUCKNKB. Southern Manager.
Agents wanted throughout the Stato.
Jan 30 3ino'