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EOLIB May; 15.-Tho Oounienical
C??noU hos closed dieousaiou On the
cateohiscu. Tho debato on th?.priruaoy
outV infallibility questions commenced
tO'day. Th? Ultramontano party have
Steat cou Qdonoo ia the result, and be
ovo all will be finished within a month.
. PAMS, May 16.-Th? Emperor's health
ifi excellent. He attended the races yes?
terday, and walked a long time among
the people. .Ho WAS heartily oheored.
LONDON, May 17.-Baron DeBrennow
goes to Paris. Grand Marshall SI ian va
loi! succeeds Bren now at London, as
Russian Minister. #
WASHINGTON, May 12.-Tho Senate
Committee on Commerce to-day agreed
to report favorably on the bill to incor?
porate the Southern Express Company.
The bill naines as corporators Henry B.
Plant, Rufas B. Bullock, Wm. B. Dins
more, Samuel M. Shoemaker, M. J.
O'Brien, Cyrus 8. Plank, Joseph F. Gib?
son, Hugh Dempsey and James Sauters,
who are created a body corporate, to be
known as the Southern Express Com?
pany, who are empowered to extend
business from Washington City, D. C.,
through and in the States of Virginia,
North.Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia,
Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, Louisi?
ana," Texas,'Tennessee, Kentucky, Mis?
souri, Arkansas and the Indian Terri?
tory. Tbe o?pitnl stock of the company
is to consist' of'10,000' shares of $100
'.'CHICAGO, May 15.-Advices from At-"
lahtO; Wyoming Territory, report a fight
with tho Indians; two killed and several
woo oded. The Indians were pursued,
when they renewed'the fight, and five
more Indians were killed. Luring tho
fight LioutpnautStanbaeh was killed and
Sergeant*B'rown seriously wounded.
Nsw YORK, May 15.-An expedition
of 3?0 meu, all Cubans, except five
American Captains, left here early Satur?
day morning, ns passengers on a steamer
bound to San Domingo. They oarried
7,000 rifles, six. large, guns, uniforms,
equipments, powder, Seo.
TTHTOA, May 15.-A war party killed
the wife and little sou, and captured the
daughter, aged thirteen, of a settler on
Nobtaskn, River, 120 miles North of Sioux
City. Tho husband escaped. There is
intense excitement, and loud calls for
Sheridan and Baker.
WASHINGTON, May 17.-Internal revo
nue receipts to-day $300,000.
The Senate Foreign Relations Com?
mittee to-day heaid Cyrus W. Field and
W? C. Barnay, regarding oables, but
took no definite action. The funding
bill was postponed. The Banking and
Currency Committee agreed to report a
bij?. providing for $95,000,000 additional
circulation; for the circulation of $45,
000,000 of 3 per cent, bonds, and for
$40|000,000 of greenbacks, and providing
for a free banking system on a gold basis.
Tho Hodse Naval Committee will re?
port against tho continuance of 33 per
cent, addition to officers' pay.
lu tbe House, during the discussion of
the decline in American commerce,
Washburne, of Wisconsin, charged the
decline of our commerce to tho hostility
of Great Britain during the rebellion.
Roots introduced a bill for tho South?
ern Pacific Railroad. Ruf erred.
The House then went into a commit?
tee on naval appropriations.
3 P. M.-Tho House is considering
tho declino of American commerce. The
Reconstruction Committee agreed to re?
port, a bill admitting Georgia ou the
terms offered to Virginia, Mississippi
and Texas, with a clause authorizing the
States named to organize and cull iuto
Borvico the respective militia forces.
In tho Senate, Howard, from the
Committee on the Pacific Railroad, rc
Sorted a substitute for the Marshall and
andiago Railroad hill, which was ex?
plained as being to authorize a railroad
from Marshall, Texas, to Trinity River;
thenoe to El Paso, ou the Rio Graude;
thence through the Territories across
the Colorado River to San Diego, on tho
Paoifio; iu Territories the bill granted
twenty alternate sections of land on each
side of tbe line, and ten alternate seo
tions in any State through which the
road might pass. Alargo portion of the
line was within the boundaries of Texas,
and as the United States owned no pub?
lic lands in that State, no luuds were
granted. It would also authorize a con?
nection with lines of road from Now
Orleans and Vicksburg. The amend?
ment had received tho sanction of a
unanimous vote uf the committee. The
bill was ordered to bo priuted and placed
on tho calendar.
Ia the Senate, Kellogg presented a bill
granting lauds to tho Louisiana and
Texas Railroad, and lo aid iu construct?
ing a road from Vicksburg to Texas. At
1 o'clock, the bill to enforce the fifteenth
amendment was taken up and discussed
Among the petitions presented to-day
was one from a North Carolina lady who
cannot qualify as postmistress. She
wauts tho Postmnster-Geueral to modify
the oath of Congress to relieve her from
Registration closed-whites 050 ahead.
At the last registration- the blucks hud a
NORFOLK, May 17.-Tho entire busi?
ness portion of Heuderson, N. C., was
burned lost night. Loss $50,000. Sup?
posed incendiarism; very little insu?
NEW YORK, May 17.-A passenger car
and freight car, with fifteen tons of pig
iron, fell from the elevated track this
morning. No person seriously hurt.
Tho accident was caused by a flaw in one
of the connecting rods of tho arch. Tho
cars were badly wrecked, and the entire
span of track over Houston street de?
Petitions are circulating to send Mc?
Farland to a lunatic asylum. The elec?
tion is progressing quietly. The Tam?
many ticket is triumphant- A Swiss was
arrested, yesterday, with $100,000 worth
of smuggled diamonds in his possession.
glNAKOIAoL ABD COMMgRCIAI,.
NEW YOBK, Moy 17-Noon.-Stooks
strong, at 45. Exchange-long, 9>?;
short 10k(. Gold 14%. Bonds 12%.
Tonnesseo's, ex-oonpon. 60?^; new 56.
Virginia's, new, G9. Louisiana's, old,
70; levee G's 73>?. Alabama 8's 101)?;
5's 75. Georgia 6's 85; 7'a 95. North
Carolina's, old, 49%; new 24. Sooth
Carolina's, old, 93; new 84J?. Flour
dull, and 5o. lower. Wheat dull and
nominally lower. Corn quiet, without
decided change. Pork quiet-mess
30.00. Lard dull, at 16^@16?^. Cot?
ton dull and drooping; at 23jfj@23%,
sales 1,000 bales.
7 P. M.-Cotton heavy, with sales of
2,700 bales-middling uplands 23; Or?
leans 28^. Flour-State and "Western
10c. lower; Southern dull. Wheat dull,
and l@2o. lower. Corn heavy-new
mixed Western 1.06J?. Pork 29.87K?
30.00. Lard steady. Whiskey dull.
Rice firm, at G)4(3^y?. Sugar dull
Muscovado 9jj3@?0. Coffee tlrm. Mo?
lasses-Porto Rioo 55. Freights dull.
BALTIMORE, May 17.-Flour quiet.
Wheat-red email@example.com. "Whibj corn
lower, nt firstname.lastname@example.org; yellow 1.16. Pork
30.00. Bacon active-shoulders 14. Lard
17??. Whiskey email@example.com.
LOUISVILLE, May 17.-Oom 1.20. Pork
30 00. Shoulders 18WCJ Bides 17^?
17%. Lard 17.\ Whiskey l.Q0@l.O7.
ST. LOUIS, M?y 17.-Corn unsettled.
Whi?koy quiet Pork 30.50. ShonJders
13j?@ 13%; clear sides 17??. Lard nomi?
CINCINNATI, May 17.-Gora "dull
sound ear 98. Whiskey 1.07. Pork
30.00. Lard in fair demand, nt 16
Bacon firm-shoulders 13}?;sides 16% (g)
NEW ORLEANS, May 17.-Cotton very
dull; no quotations given for middlings;
sales 450 bules; net receipts 5,327.
AUGUSTA, May 17.-Cotton market
closes with fair demand, ot lower rates;
sales 346 bales; receipts 117-middlings
CHARLESTON, May 17.- Cotton flat
and nominal-middlings 21%; sales 50
bales; receipts 554; stock 7,888.
SAVANNAH, May 17.-Cotton drooping
-middling 21%; sales 350bales; receipts
LONDON, May 17-Noon.-Consols open?
ed at 94}?. Bonds 89}?.
LIVERPOOL, May 17-3 P. M.-Cotton
quiet aud a shade easier-uplands ll?
Orleans ll;??- Yarna nnd fabrica
at Manchester quiet.
LIVERPOOL, May 17-Evening.-Cot?
ton dull-uplands 1 l(o?ll }?; Orleans
11%; Bales 10,000 bales.
Opening a Large Invoice
Linen Dress (roods,
IN ALL COLOR8.
I he Most Beautiful, Comfortable,
DRESS OF THE SEASON,
OURPRINTED PERCALES AND PRINTED
White and Ruff PiqucB excul anything iu
Tho ladies always find EXACTLY what they
want, iu our Lacou, Ribbon* and Trimming
Tho Novelties of tho Soaaon will bo ex?
hibited by us in every class of Goods in our
lino, as tho season ail vaneen, and at roruLAn
PUICKS. W. D. LOVE * CO.,
May 8 Columbia Hotel Building.
Fulton Market Pickled Beef.
Pickled Pig Pork,
Pickled Salmon, for ealo by
Marth 8 E. HOPE.
Biscuit, Crackers, &c.
PT f \ BARBELS and boxes Fresh Crackers,
(JU &.O., just received and for salo low, con
fisting an follows:
Ginger Schnapps, Ginger Cakes,
Soda Biscuit, Butter Crackora,
Cream Biscuit, Cream Crackers,
Lomon Crackern, Egg Crackers,
And Boxea assorted Family Crackers
March 9 A T. H. AONEW^
DR. D. L. BOOZER
WOULD INF0UM bis patrons
and tho public, that ho is now
prepared to insert ARTIFICIAL
TEETH, upon Dr. Stuck's Cele?
brated Patent Plates. Ile aluo bas a larger
f.tnek of Dental Material thant ver was kept in
this city and can supply other Dentists. High
eBt pricos paid for old gold, or new plates
given in pay. Office-West eido of Main
street, throe dooT North of Plain. April 15
~W. J. HOKE
flHB&k HAS iuat received,and opon- ."
BBB? ed a largo stuck ut SPRING ^??
?BB AND SUMMER tEk
?^5?. CLOTHING, HATS,
, COLLARS, TIES, Ac,
Which ho propones to sell on the most reason?
able terms. Call and examino for yourselves.
April 10 f
Guns and Ammunition.
TUST received by William Glane, fine Eng
lish BREECH-LOADING 0UN8. ?noBng
ish Powder, in Canisters, 8holand Caps, of all
kind. One door North of Monars. Scott, Wil?
liams A Co.'? Banking House. Deo 10
THIS elegant establishmon t will bb opened
for tho reception of via ?tor o on the il rat
day of JUNK, 1870. , : *
The Proprio tora, with the-experience of the
last aumracr, and having ruado many ohangts
in the different department? of thia extensive
Watering Placo, eaoh of wbi'oh it will be their
endeavor touipaovE, oxlond a pleasant recep?
tion to their patrons.
The Cottages aro largo and commodious,
separate and distinct from each other, and
titted up with new Furniture.
Evory effort of tho Proprietors will bo put
forth to mako their guosts oomfortablo, and
it will be tboir aim to keep up the reputation
of tho MONTGOMERY WHITE SULPHUR.
Tho social aa well as tho gay will find that thia
placo baa peculiar advantages over many of
tho Watoring Placea of Virginia.
An elegant Dand of Muaio has been secured.
Dowling Alleys, Hilliard Saloons and Datha
bavo boen flttod up fer tho amusement and
comfort of guosts.
Post O Mico, Exproas'Office, Telegraph Office
on tho promises for tho convenience and
intercourao with all parts of tho world.
Passengers will procure tickets via Virginia
and Tennessee Railroad to Dig Tunnel, and
take the Springs Branch Railroad, which
lands them directly in the R?ception House at
Doard $3 por day; $20 per weok; $70 per
For further particu'ars, address
WILSON & LOEEN1Z, Proprietors.
_May 15 Hmo
WHITE GOODS, &6.
IHAVE on band a quantity of DRESS
TRIMMINGS,, which I am offering Very
low, to which I would call the special attention
of tho Ladies.
A Beautiful Assortment of
DELT8. A-c, at very low
WHITE GOODS, of every description, and
very cheap; Swias Mull, Figured Swiss, Tarlo
lanB, Nainsook and Mull Muslins, Bishop and
Victoria Lawns, Tapo Ohecks, Jaconet, India
Twill Long. Cl?th, Percales, Hamburg Edg?
ings, in Nainsook, Jaconet, Swiss and Linen,
Lace Collara, Laco Seta, Chomiscttoa, ?to.
May 1_C. F. JACKSON.
"Wliere to Stop.
Formerly Harvey House,
SPARTANBVRQ V. li., S. C.
LA UR ENS C. n., S. C.
J. Y. H. Williams, Proprietor.
MY frionda and the traveling
publie aro respectfully in?
formed that the above named
'.HOTELS are now under my
cou troll *uu. they may rest assured that the
reputation of the two houses will bo fully kept
up. Tho Rooms aro comfortably furnished
\ and the Tables will be supplied with the boat j
[ of everything. May 1 3mo
WE have in storo 250 dozen of Drade'a
heavy Crown Steol HOES, Drade'a Light
Steel Hooa and Riveted Eyes. Elwell'B Picks
and Plantera'Hqes, manufactured near Dir
mingham, England, for our trade, and pnKf |
for with gold at ll.J to 12.1 por ceut. premium,
and wo c<iulliluntly sav wo aro prepared to
suit tho market. " LOWRANCE A. CO.
Stack's Corn Whiskey.
FOR sale bv
_Mareb 2 LOWRANCE & CO.
AL NEW DISCOVERY ! !
I A ;'
Salvation for the Hair.
WITIIOTS^EDIMENT ! :
OP???T>QLTHK LIGHT ! ! !
For Rcs i or i fig to Gra^Jiair its
PIIALON'S "ViTAL^^iffcrs ut?
terly from all Ih^iair coloring
It is \y*^nd, sweet smelling,
precipitates no muddy or slimy
parfc no stain to the skin. Hold
it tc\he light and it is clear and
clou\jess. It leaves no mark on
the sciHi) ; yet it reproduces in
gray hair>tienatural color that
time or sicKTr^H^niay have
bleached out of ltT^?^
is for one sole purpose. Jnat of
reproducing,\vith absolute cer?
tainty, the naturaliser of the
hair. It is no^jntended as a
daily dressiu^nor for removing
scurf ordandruff ; nor for cu?
ring baJflness; nor for stimula?
ting t*e growth of thc hair.
Th?s? objects may bc accom
plishAl after thc color has been
fixed \ithtnc Vitalia, by Pha
lon's Chemical Hair Invigo
THE ViTALT^i^a harmless
and unequaled prejWation for
the reproduction of lie origi?
nal hue of gray hair,alid noth?
ing else. This is accomplished
in from two to ten applications,
according to thedt^th of shade
required. SojLtroyall druggists
Law Books on the New Code.
ALSO, a Variety of NEW LAW DOOKS
Aots of Legislature, Aa..' for sale by
April 20 DRYAN <k MoOARTHER.
HZXT QEQ8I0N BEOINa aSPTBUBBI} (fra.
THE Institution h&a n full corpa
of Instructora, a thorough course
jof studies,' add aime at a high
^Jgrad?'Of Scholarship. Ita superior
}jjrjg?r educational advantages, moderato
?flSS^ expenses, . healthy location and
grand mountain scenery, renders it well
worthy tho attention and patronage of the
. Expenses?, including Board, Tuition, Ac.,
for eosuion of ten months, about ?210. A
slight adranco on this cstimato, for students
boarding in privato families.
For particulars, catalogue, Ac., addrosB
REV. D. V? BITTLE, D. D.,
President of College.
Or JULIUS D. DREUER, Traveling Agent,
Columbia, 8. C._ _?,aZj[^_!il_
IHAVE just received tho following Bat of
cboico WINES, comprising the finest Euro
fican brands. This is, without doubt, the
argent and bent asBOrtmont over offered in
ChAUETB.-Rrandenbnrg FreroB' Medoc,
St. J alien. Margaux, Pontet Canet, LaRosc,
Chateau LaRoao, Grand Vin Latour, 1858;
Margaux, 1858; uaFitte. 1858.
HOI les AND SAUTERNES.-Laoben
hoimer, Neorsteimer, Hookheimer, Marco
bruner, Hildesheimer, Haut Sautorno, Haut
CHAMPAGNES-Moot A Chandon's Vor
zenay, Dry Imporial; Vin Imperial, Gicon
Seal. Bruch, Puncher A Co.'s Lac D'Or, Carte,
D'Or, Sparkling Moselle.
SHERRIES-AU Grades, from house of
Wisdom & W?rter, Xcres do La Frontera, in
olading Borne very choice "AMONTILLADO,"
worthy the attention of oonuolsours.
May 15_GEORGE SYMMERS.
THE extensive usc of theso WATCHES for
tho last fif toon yearn by Railway Conductors,
Engineers and Expressmen, tho moat exacting
of watch-woarore, has thoroughly demonstrat?
ed the strength, steadiness, durability and
accuracy of tho Waltham Watch. To satisfy
that class in all these respects, ia to decido
tho question aa lo thc real value of these time?
More than *50,000 of these watches are
now spoaking for themselves in tho pockets of
tho pooplo-a proof and a guarantee of their
superiority over all others.
Tho superior organization and groat extent
of tho Company's Works at Waltham, enable
them to produce watches at a price which
renders compotiotiou futile, and tboBO who
buy any other watch, merely pay from 25 to
50 por cent, moro for their watchea than is
Wo aro now soiling Waltham Watches at
less prices in greenbacks, than tho gold prices
before thc war. Thero is no other manufac?
turo of any kind in tho United States of which
thia can bo said.
1 hone time-pieces combino every improve?
ment that a long experience has proved of
real practical use. Having had the refusal of
nearly every invention in watch-m&kiog origi?
nating in thia country or in Europe, on'y those
woro dually adopted whioh severe testing, by
tho most skillful artisans in our.worka, and
long uso on tho part of tho public, demonstrat?
ed to bo essontial to oorrcot and enduring
Among tho many improvements wo would
The invention and usc of a centre-pinion of
peculiar construction, to prevent damago to
the train by tho hroakago of main-aprings, is
original with tho Amoriean Watch Company,
who, having had tho refusal of all other con?
trivances, adopted Fogg's patent pinion as ho
ing tho host and faultless.
Hardened and tempered hair springs, now
universally admitted by watch-makers to ho
tho host, aro usod in all grades of Waltham
All Waltham Watches have dust-proof caps,
protecting the movement from dust and les?
soning tho necessity of tho frequent cleaning
necessary in other watchea.
Our new patent stum-winder, or keyless
watch, is alroady a decided success, and a
great improvement on any stem-winding watch
in tho American markot, and hy far the cheap?
est watch of its quality now offered to tho
public. To thoso living in portions of the
United States whero watch-makers do not
abound, watchos with tho above mentioned
improvements which tend to insuro accuracy,
cleanliness, durability and convenience, must
Evorv watch guaranteed by tho Company.
To prevent imposition, buyers should eec
that every watch should bear either of tho
following trado marks:
American Watch Co.Waltham, Mass
Am'n. Watch Co.Waltham, Mass
American Watch Co.,
Crescent St.Waltham, Mass
Appleton, Tracy A" Co.Waltham, Mass
Waltham Watch Co.Waltham, Mass
P. S. Bartlett.Waltham, Mass
William Ellery.Waltham, Ma SB
Homo Watch Co.Boston, Mass
For salo at retail hy all respectable dealers.
A descriptivo circular giving much useful
information acut to any address on applica?
No watches retailed hy the Company. Ad
ROBBINS ?Si APPLETON.Gtn'l Agents,
182 Broadway, Now York.
Ask to seo thc nev? FULL-PLATE WATCn
bearing tho trado mark "AMERICAN WATCH
CO., Crescont stroct, Waltham, Mass." It is
by far tho best full-plate watch mado in tho
United States, and surpasses anything here?
tofore, mado in this country for Railway Engi?
neers, Conductors, Ac. April 24 +3mo
Hoes, Steel and Iron.
QAA DOZEN Brade's CROWN HOES, as
?jVJKJ Borted sizes.
20,000 lbs. English PLOW STEEL, assorted
50,000 lbs. Gonuino SWEDES IRON, aasort
Tho above aro of direct importation from
Stockholm, Birmingham and sheffield and
aro, thereforo, of superior qualities to North
0? ii imitation?._J. i T. R. AGNEW.
Fresh Goods at Low Prices.
?td (\i\f\ LBS. BACON HAMS, Sides
1\/.UUU and Bhonldora.
300 bbls. Family and low-pricod Flour.
20 kits Mountain Butter.
50 bbls. Relined and Crushed Sugars.
March 25 For salo b.i E. HOPE.
.'...~r"^:,v'.r? J ?'?.v. -I--'
Special Lines of Goods
SEVERAL cases more of those cheap LONG
Ten caaos moro new stylo PRINTS.
Our entire etock of DRESd GOODS at a still
We have marked down tho whole stock of
Hosiery and Gloves.
Ladies' Binon Cambric Handkerchiefs, 60
? centa a dozen and upwards.
Irish Linens, Taldo Damaake, Napkins,
Doyliea and Housekeepers' gooda generally,
which will pay well to buy now and keep.
Ladies' and Gentlemen's Summer Under
vests. As thean goods always command a fair
I profit, the great reduction will bo aeon and felt
j in tho pocket.
We will not particularizo any moro. Our
ontiro stock muat bo sold, to enable us to
make tho improvements which wo shortly in?
tend to commence.
May 8_J. H. A M. L. KINARD.
THE undersigned,' having located in this
city, would offer his services to all in want
of am ono to decorate their Gardens, in
French or Swiss styles. Will BIBO attend to
putting up all kinds of Fancy Work, such as
Fountains and Natural Water-falla, Fertilizing
Sido Hill Ditches, Dridges, Landscapes, Tem?
ples, Arbors, Ano Pavomonts, Firo and Water?
proof Roofs, and decorations of all kinds.
Ad'tross through tho Post Office,
JHarch.2 f3mo . W. AUG. D'ELMAB.
Tire TVTctTrri nnLotJb.
BOOT, SHOE, DAT & TMM HOUSE
HAS jnet recoivod a very largo and beauti?
ful atock of SPRING GOODS, selected
with groat care, which will be diapoacd of aa
low aa tho times will admit. It is enough to
aay to the publio, that our buyer waa in tho
market lato in tho season, and reaped thu
benolit of tho recent and very great declino in
prices. In DOOTS and SHOES, I ?avo every?
thing tho eye could fancy, and oach article
warranted aa represented. My atock of HATS
can't bo aurpassed in stylo and quality, and
I will guarantee prices aa low as any house in
! the St ato.
I havo paid special attention to my Jobbing
Stook, in both branches, and am prepared to
offer rare inducements to tho trade.
De aurO to call ono door North of Columbia
Hotel, aa early as possible, and aecnro bar
gaiua. A. SMYTHE.
DIAMONDS, WATCHES, JEWELRY,
SILVER AND PLATED WARE,
Oloolis, CJ Titler y?
FA3*?Y ARTICLES, &C.
-* ?-- -
Special inducements aro offered to pur
chaaera, in conaequence of tho low price of
gold, in the tallowing articles:
Fino 18K. Gold Pendant Winding. United
Statea, Elgin and Amerioan WATCHES.
Also, a large assortment of Swias WATCHES,
in Gold and Coin Silver Casca.
Ladies'and Gont'e GOLD CHAINS.
Ladies' and Misses' Half Sets, Bracelets,
Charms, Ear Rings, Brooches, Sta , Sta.
Solid Silver Waro, Meriden Triple-Plated
Waro, Fancy French Clocks, all gradcB of
American Clocks, Musical Instrumenta, Pis?
tols, ?fcc, Ac.
Particular attention is called to a largo as?
sortment of Fane, Portmonaios, ana Card
Caaes, which will be Bold very low.
REPAIRING OF WATCHES AND JEWELRY
personally attended to and warranted.
Columbia Hotel Row, Columbia, S. C.
To all Whom it May Concern.
HAMDURG, 8. C., JANUARY 16,1870.
BEING appointed and commissioned as th?
Rocoiver of tho Hamburg Dank, all par?
ties having transactions with said Dank will
communicate with FRANK ARNIM.
THE (l AM I ', for this Season. A large assort?
ment, Birnie quite cheap; direct from tho
manufacturers, for salo at
DRY AN St McCARTER'S
April 20 Dookstore.
State of South Carolina,
COLUMBIA, May 3,1870.
WHEREAS, a vacancy exista in tho repre?
sentation Of tho Firat Congressional
District of South Carolina, occasioned hy tho
resignation of Hon. D. F. Whittemorc, now,
thcreforo, I, Robert K. Scott, Governor of tho
state aforesaid, do hereby iaanc this, my
Proclamation, that an oleolion to fill said va?
cancy will bo hold at tho soveral oleotlon pre?
cincts in Baid Congressional District, on
TUESDAY, tho 31st day o? May, inst.
Tho Commissioners of Elections, appointed
in pursuance of an Act providing for tho next
general eleotiona, ond tho manner ot con?
ducting tho aame, approved September 26,
1868, aro authorized and directed to conduct
tho aaid apcoial CongreaBional election, and to
mako all necessary arrangomonta theretor;
and each of thom aro borohy required, after
duo publication, and with strict regard to the
provisions of tho Constitution, and of tho
laws of tho State touching their duty in snob
caso, to causo such election to bo held on the
day aforesaid, and to tako all the necessary
stopa for tho holding of such eleotion, and for
tho aacortaining and determining tho person
who shall have been duly elected thereat.
Ci von under my hand and tho seal of tho
St ato, in the city of Columbia, this.
3d day of M ay, in the year of our Lord
SHKAT"? ono thousand eight hundred and
Jljl seventy. and in tho ninety-fourth year
of the Independence of tho United
States of America.
ROBERT K. SCOTT, Governor.
F. L. CAHDOZO, Secretary of State.
k May 4 w4
BY virtue of an exeoution to me directed, I
will Bell, on tho drat MONDAY in Juno
H ox t, in front of th o Court Honae> in Colum?
bia, within the legal honra, the following
All that PLANTATION or TRACT OF LAND
in Richland County, containing aeven hun?
dred (700) acres, more or less, and bounded
on the North by Gill's Creak, East by lands
of the estates of C. R. Bryce and Or. R. Starl?
ing, and lands Of Dr. A. Wallace, South by
Big Lako, and Weat by Robert Mcculloch.
All that Lot of Land in the oily of Colum?
bia, situated on the Bon th-cast corner ot Rich?
ardson and Plain street*, and bounded on the
North by Plain street, and measuring thereon
2U8 foot, on tho East by an alley-way, and
measuring thereon 100 feet, more or leas, on
the South by-, and on tho Weat by Rich?
ardson street, measuring thereon 100 foet,
moro or leta.
All that Sqnaro of Land in the city of Co?
lumbia,with the buildings thereon, containing
fonr (4.) acres, and bounded on tho North by
Corv?is street, East by Bull street. South, by
.Senate street, and Weat by Marion street,
levied on as the property of James S. Gu?g
nard, at the snit of Mary 8. P. Gibbca et al V?.
James S. Guignard. Terms cash.
May 18 m th P. F. FRAZEE, 8. R. C.
BY virtue of an execution, to me directed. I
will sell, ou the first MONDAY in June
next, in front of tho Court House, in Columbia:
Tho Broad River Bridge, erected over
Broad River, about two milos above Columbia.
Levied on as the property of the Broad River
Bridge Company, at the suit of Timothy
Duane cs-, tho broad River Bridge Company.
Terms caBh. P. F. FRAZEE, B. R. C.
Mav 18 : . . ' , "J rath
- [ ' ' i . j i ; '.'*! ' 1 .
Handsome furniture at.Auction.
B? JACOB LEVIN.
On THURSDAY MORNING nexfc^ afc my Auc?
tion Room, at 10 o'clock. I will seB; ? variety
of handaome FURNITURE, ' among which"
aro u v/ ru . 'w?n
Walnut Green Rep Parlor Sett, Mahogany
Unir si at Chairs, Sofas, and numerous ar?
ticles, particulars of whiah will bo given ina
future advertisement.' . .' May 15 '
MAttH'OOty . ~7..
HOW toil! How llcslorcil!
Just published, in a, sealed envelope. Price Cef?.
A LECTUREON THE N'ATURAV.TREAT
MENT, and Radical'Curb nf Sperm ?'torrhe'a or
Seminal We?kne?sV Involuntary Emiasiona,
Sexual Debility, add Impedimenta:to 'Marriage
generally; Nervousness, Consumption, Epi?
lepsy, and Fits: Mental and Physical. Inca?
pacity, resulting frb?i* Self Abus?, Ab., by
Robt. Jv Culver well, M. I)., author of tho
"Greon Book," Ac
"A BOOK TO THOUSANDS or SnrFBasBS."
Sont under seal, in a plain envelope, to any
addrcH?, vant-paid, on receipt of B'?X cents, or
two postage stamps, bv CHAS. J. O. KLINE
A CO.. 127 Bowery, New York,Post Ofllce
Box 4,580. ' '.' ' . ':
Also Dr. Culverwell'a "Marriage Guide,"
price 25 cents._ MavSSmo
Buy to the Best Advantage.
W. A,"CARR & CO.,
Bridge atreet, near Gatos,
SELL GOODS aa Cheap, if not Cheap?
er than any bbuao in Columbia. .Give
jthem a trial. . March 10
BREAKFAST BAG ON, ; ',
2AAn POUNDS OF BACON STRIPS
m\J\J\J and Breast I'ieceB,
5 casks Davis* Sugar-Cured Hams,
25 hbls.. half-bole, and kegs Leaf Lard,
300 lbs. Mutton Hams. For Bato by .
Feb 2G_EDWARD HOPE.
Tobacco 1 Tobacco!!
.'Ji\ BOXES COMMON TOBACCO, at low
I ' ' figUlCB. ..>....
30 boxes Fair Chewing Tobacco.;
4 boxes Extra Rook City Chawing Tobacco.
4 boxes Commonwealth Chewing Tobacco.
10 boxoB Rose Bud Chewing Tobacco'.
Jnlv 20 JOHN C. 8EF.OER8.
Must be Sold!!
WE bp-e about $10.000 in CLOTH?
ING, more than we can realizo on
this Spring, and we are anxious to
get rid of some of it, and will aeU
VERY CHEAP Tor that purpose.
Our stock is tho largest, in our
lino, that has ever been brought
to this city. Handsome. Goods,
and bought right. Largo line of
BOY'S AND CHILDREN'S STRAW
HATS AND CLOTHING. New
styles of MEN'S "VENTILATOR
Best Fitting SHIRTS. It ia now
generally admitted that we aro
making to order THE FINEST
CUSTOM-MADE GARMENTS IN
THE STATE. Call and examine
It. & W. C. 8WAFFIELD.
WE will pay $5,000 for tho xocovery of the
Currency, Gold and Lank Bills, stolen
brum our Bank on the night of Saturday, 16th
inst., or ten per cont, npnn tho value of any
portion thereof, and $1,000 for ovidenco to con?
vict the llueves. _I'.-ilii . "~
April 19 SCOTT, WILLIAMS A CO.
Threshing Maohines- -Reaping Ma?
chines, Horse Powers,
ON band and for salo at manufacturer's
prices, adding freight.
April IA_ LOWRANOE A CO.
Better and Cheese.
CHOICE Goshon BUTTER and primo
Factory CHEESE, Just received, and for
lalo low by J. <J' T. R. AGNEW,