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"Lot our Jost Censure
BY J. A. SELBY
?OL?MBIA, S. C.. THURSDAY MORNING. FEBRUARY 9. 1871. VOL. VI-NO. 277.
A OTB ARD JOINT ElIGnOLUTIORB
Passed by the L?gislature-Session 1870
AN ACT TO MAKE APPROPRIATION POE THE
PAYMENT OP THE PEU DIEM AND MILE?
AGE OP THE MEMBERS OP THE GENERAL
ASSEMBLY AND THE SALARIES OP THE
SUBORDINATE OFFICERS, AND OTHER EX?
PENSES INCIDENTAL THERETO.
SEO. 1. Be il enacted by tho Senate anil
House of Representatives of the State of
South Carolina, now mot and sitting iu
General Assembly, and by tho authority
of the same, That for tho payment of
the per diem and mileage of tho mem?
bers of tho General Assembly and the
salaries of tho subordinate officers, and
other expenses incidental thereto, tho
sum of ouo hundred and thirty-ti vo thou?
sand dollars, if such bo necessary, be,
and the same is hereby, appropriated out
of any funds in tho Treasury not other?
SEO. 2. That tho Clerks of tho Senate
and House of Representatives bc, and
they are hereby, authorized and directed
to furnish to each member of their re?
spective bodies a pay certificate for tho
amouut of his mileage and per diem., to
inoludo such dates us tho General As?
sembly shall, by concurrent resolution,
SEO. 3. That such certificate shall con?
form to tho provisions of Section 23,
Article 2, of tho Constitution of tho State,
??u shall bo certified by tho President of
the Senate, and attested by tho Clerk of
the Senate, for all members of that body,
and by the Speaker of the House of Rep
resentatives, and by tho Clerk of the
same, for all members of that body.
SEC. 4. That tho subordinate officers
and employees of this General Assembly
?hall, in like manner, bo furnished with
certificates of pay io such amounts us
shall be fixed by that branch of tho G en
oral Assembly to which such officers and
employees shall respectively belong:
Provided, however, That the pay certifi?
cates for services common to tho twe
Houses shall bo signed by tho President
of tho Senate, and countersigned by thc
Speaker of thc House of Representatives.
SEC. 5. That thc Treasurer of thi:
State is hereby authorized and directe*]
to pay said certificates out of any fundi
in tho Treasury not otherwise disposed
of, and to hold tho certificates as hi;
Approved December 23, 1870.
AN ACT TO PROVIDE A SALARY FOE Titi
OFFICE OF LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR.
SECTION 1. Be it enacted hy thu Sonati
and House of Representatives of tin
Stato of South Carolina, now met am
sitting in General Assembly, und by th
authority of tho sumo, That tho Lieu
tenant-Governor of tho State of Soutl
Carolina shall receive an annual ealary o
twenty-fivo hundred dollars; tho samo ti
be paid to him quarterly ont of the Tren
sury of tho State; tho said salnry to b
exclusive of tho pay heretofore providci
by law for tho Lieutenant-Governo
whilst acting as Presidcutof tho Senate
OFF?CE SECRETARY OF STATE,
COLUMBIA, S. C., January 18, 1871.
This Act having been presented to th
Governor for his npprovul, and uot ha\
ing been returned by him to tho braue
of the Genend Assembly in which i
originated, within tho time prescribe
by the Constitution, has become a lu
without his approval.
P. L. CARDOZO,
Secretary of State.
JOINT RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE STAT
AUDITOR TO SUSPEND PROCEEDINGS I
Be it resolved by the Senate and Hour
\ of Representatives of tho Stato of Sout
Carolina, now met and sitting in Genen
Assembly, and by the uuthority of th
same, That the Stato Auditor be, and
; hereby, authorized and instructed to so
pend all proceedings, under tho Act I
provide for the assessment and tnxatio
of property, passed 15th day of Septen
ber, 18G8, relative to the assessment an
taxation of tho South Carolina, Nortl
eastern, and Cheraw and Darlingtc
Railroad Compauies, until the ?iii
brought ny said companies in the Unitt
8Utes Circuit Court shall have beeu d
Approved January 14, 1871.
JOINT RESOLUTION AUTHORIZING THE STA"
LIBRARIAN TO CAUSE TO RE PREPARI
AN INDEX TO VOLUME 14 OF TUE STATUT
OF THIS STATE.
Whereas, in binding tho Statutes
the State of South Carolina at large, d
signed to form thc fourteenth volume,
becomes necessary that an index of co
tents be prepared for the same; thei
SEC. 1. Be it resolved by tho Benn
and House of Representatives of t
State of StHith Carolina, now met a
sitting in General Assembly, und by t
authority of tho same, That the Sb
Librarian be, and he is hereby, authi
ized to cause to bc compiled an index
contents to the fourteenth volume of t
Statutes ol this State, at a cost not <
I ceeding one hundred and ninety dolla
BEC. 2. That the Treasurer of t
oluiu be, and ho is hereby, nut hon /
and directed to pay thc amount nam
in the preceding section out of any pi
lie fuuos not otherwise appropriated,
the receipt of sufficient evideucu of t
completion of tho work.
Approved December 19, 1870.
AN ACT TO EXTI?ND THE TIME FOE OFFI?I
SEC. 1. Bc ii enacted by the Senate fi
House of Representatives of the Statt
South Carol na, now met und silting
General Assembly, und by tho authot
of tho same, That nil officers elected
thc recent eb ?tions bo, mid they
hereby, allowed until the fifteenth t
of January, 1871, to qualify und ci
upou tho duties of their respectivo
fices, and on failure to qualify within
specified time, their respective ott
Bindi be declared vacant by the Govert
SEO 2 That all Acts and purls of J
inconsistent with this Act uro her
suspended until nftcr thc fifteenth of
Jun um y next.
Approved December 21, 1870.
THOMAS J. IinMOTTE, NOTA HY WIS? I
MC, COMMISSIONER OF DEEDS AND
UNITED STATES COMMISSIONER, has re?
moved his office from No. 1 Law Range In the
office recently occupied hy Mosers. Wallace A
Green, Attorneys ;it Law,opposite tho Colum?
bia Ice nouse. Jan 15 i mo
WK II AVK THIS OA Y AI'POI VfKO
Mr. JOHN C. SEEG EUS tho solo Agent for
tho salo of our WHISKIES in Columbia, S. C.
JOHN GIRSON'S SON & CO.
I'm r.AIM.I.ru IA.. November 19, 1H70. Dec 1
NOTICK.-Tho uodemgnod have formed a
Co-partnership, and will bo known as
E. W. SE1BELS & CO. Thcv represent Bomo
of thc beat FIRE and LIFE INSURANCE
COMPANIES tn tho United States.
Wo propoBO to bo general Land Agents, and
will Hell or purchaeo Real Eatato anywhere in
South Carolina, especially in Columbia. We
will prOBOCUtO claims before tho Legislature,
and tho renewal of lost boudB or other papers.
Portions wishing to sell or buy Real Est at o
will do well to communicate with us at Colum?
bia. Wo bavo sovoral handsome places for
salo. Ofiico at Mike Hoko's Clothing Store.
E. W. SEIDELS,
Doc 2 J. R. EZEL.L.
QTOCK8, HOMOS ? mi COUPONS bought
O and sold by D. GAMDRI LL.Broker.
NOTICK.-All poi sons indebted to nie, by
noto, book or open account, are notified !
that they lnuat come forward and sollie on or j
before thc 1st of March; and all having claims
will present them at once.
Jan 7 st h JOSEPH TAYLOR.
fCOTTON SUKI) Oil. CAKK call lio bail
_I at all times, and i" any uuantitv, of
Jan 21 li. HOPE. ?
NOTICK-AH persona indebted to me, ;
either by note or book account, aro re- i
ipusted to call and settle the Mame, and save j
ibo tho unpleasant, duty of placing them in
tho bends of a Magistrate. All having do- \
manda against nie will present Hiern forpav-i
inetil immediately. W. 1). STARLING. !
OL. O BANK HILLS und M UT I Li AT Kl) :
OURRKNCY bought and Poid bv
Nov 2:1 limo D. GAM URI LL. Broker.
Ttie Oeletorated j
Thc most lasting, agrec
and refreshing ol' all
perfumes, for use on the
Handkerchief, at the Toilet,
and in the Bath. For sale
by all Druggists and Per?
COLUMBIA, S.O., February 1,1871.
THE County Treasuror hereby gives notice
that ho will bo ready to receive tho State
and County Taxes, for tho fiscal year ending
September 1, 1H70, on Real and Personal Pro?
perly, on and utter WEDNESDAY, tho first
day of February.
Row for State purposes ;i Mille on o\vr\
Levy for County purposes, ,r> Mills on every
Levy for School purposes, $1 on everv poll.
"C. H. BALDWIN, County Treasurer.
OfllCH over Scott, Son ?t Co.'j Rank.
Feb :\ (?
Prime Norfolk Oysters.
I HAVE made a reduction in tho
price of OYSTERS, and will ?el!
ahem as low as any in tho market,
'and will guarantee them to bo the
hest that can be bad.
JOHN D. BATEMAN,
Feb 1 12 At Columbia leo House.
THE largest aud most varied
stock of Southern acoliuiatid
FRUIT TRKVS. adapted to mir
.soil and climate, consisting of
Apples. Peaches, Pears, Pluma,
Aprio ts and Nectarinas, from tho earliest to
tlie latest; Cherries. Qu?neos, Figs, lla/.le
Nuts, English Walnuts and Spanisb Chest?
nuts, aeviml lino varieties; Grapo Vines, cm- j
bracing choice table kinda; Strawberries and
Raspberries, Evergreens in great variety, for
ornament and for cemeteries; Roses-all the
best; Dahlias. Gladiolas, Lillies, Ac; Orna?
mental Flowering Shrubs, Asparagus ?nd
Horse Radish Hoots, Osage Prange und Ma-!
cariney Rose, for hedges.
Persons u ieiiing, w :ll please n pplv dirt et to ?
tho proprietor. ' WM. SUMMER, ?
Jan I I limn Pomaiia, S. C. \
Meat ! Meat ! '. Meat 11 !
THOMAS W. POPE informs Ibo
ipnblic that tho best REEF, PORK,
MUTTON and SACS-NAGE. in the
fi'ji-'i$3Y& urrket, can be lound at stall No. 7.
i i iv, me a call Dec 2H 2mo
THF, subscriber would re?
spectfully inform hi? friends
ind old cualomera that he has
rc-catiihliahed himself in the
j G KN ERA R GROCERY BU8I
NK-S. at bis old stand, (No. HM),) where he
will he pleased to show and sell to purchasers
acum?lelo Ktoek of new fancy and .lubbtun
tial (KIDDS, carefully selected.
Itteliardson street, first sqr.aio South of old
Murki t -omer. ORLANDO Z. DATES.
H. ?. 1 ilnvi
KM UH Y'S CN IV KUNAI..
Cotton Gins and Condensers.
THESE GINS, HO wo.ll known throughout
ibo South, need no cotninont. In st} lc of
workmanship, and for efficiency of work,
their turn out, with the sumo amount of
power, io unequaled. R. TOZER, Agent,
Angust 2 Columbia. S. C.
CoLUMMA, 8. C . January 31,1871.
IUIV. annual meeting ot' stockholders nf Hie
. Cypress Manufacturing Company, will Ito
held, Ht tlio O?I?/.OIIB' SavingH Hank,MON-I
DAY, i:kli February next. at 4 o'clock.
THOMAS E. GREGG,
Feb 7 7? 12 Pr?sident.
FIRE AND LIFE INSURANCE.
fTMB undersigned baa undertaken tko busi
L news of FlttK AND LIFE INSURANCE.
Ile representa I lio LIVERPOOL AND LONDON AND
Gi.nnr. INSURANCE COMPAS v, an English Com?
pany; whose assets amount to over Eighteen
Millions of Mattara t? old, of wliicli $2,000,01)0
aro held by tho Director? in New York. Ho
also lopruseutu thc ST. LOUIS MUTUAL LIKE
INSURANCE COMPANY, U first cia*? Company
and very popular. Tho undersigned will also
sell or linv Heal Estato and other property, on
reasonable terms. J. W. P AUK EU.
Jan31 25* Oflice af Dr. Mint's Drug Store.
FIN E STOCK FOR SALE,
AT TUE DEXTER. STABLES.
j** WE offer Tor salo the following
^snslMo^ T1ual>lo STOCK:
fBsMliafiy *<Ra 1 lino joung Kimo HORSE, live
jft jLjff voars old this spring-suitable
tUtWUBBBBMfer harness or saddle.
I Ono small-sized Horse-a good saddle nag
and will work anywhere.
One lino grey Abd il lah Maro, five years old
- trots fast, with every prospect of improve?
Thc tlioreuigh-brcd Maro Saluda raised by
Gen. Johnson Hagood, o? Barnwell. Slio i?
of liiK- 8?Z0 and style; young, sound and kimi;
works w ill cither in single or double harness;
can bc managed by a lady. This animal is
afraid ol' nothing, and em bil bought very
cheap. Ih r pedigree and performance cnn ho
seen nt the above stables. ROYCE .v CO.
B'-fb 7 ll
A Stock ol' Ciothing.^Rats
GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS
ve- t. K S .< .!? II A N <' <l S T. -,. a
AHAUE OPPORTUN1 IV TO EMBARK IN
Tllli BUSINESS. A fresh and well se?
lected stoclt or CLOTHING, HATS ami Gents'
FURNISHING GOODS, together with tho
STORK FIX l Ultl.S and Lease of one of tho
most desirable business stands in the city of
Columbia-property ol the late W. J. Unke?
ls now offered lor salo at a sacrifico, in order
lo elosc ibo business. Parties desiring to
treat tor tho purchase of same, will call on or
address tho ?ou of tho late proprietor.
tur Papera copying other notice will diaenn
tinuo it and insert this. Jan 21)
KESTRAL NATIONAL BAM
Present Capital, $100,000.
AUTHORIZED CAPITAL., $500.000.
John ll. Palmer, President.
A. G. Uronizer, Cashier.
C. N. U. Butt, Assistant Cashier.
J. Eli Gregg, John D. Palmer, F. W. MeMas
ter, R. D. Sonn, of R. D. Semi A Son; G. IV.
Dearden, of Copeland A Roardcn; R.L. Bryan,
of Bryant MeCa-rter; W. C. Swaflield, o"f R.
A W. C. Swaflield.
F. W. McMastcr, Solicitor.
THIS Dank ia now open for tho transact on
of a general banking business.
CERTIFICATES OK DEPOSIT of curroncy or
coin, bearing interest at tho rato of seven (7)
per cent, per annum, in kind, will bo issued.
Especial attention given to collections, for
tho making of which it has peculiar facilities.
Drafts ou nil the prominent cities in tho
United States bought and sold.
Foreign Exchange bought and sold, and col
leetious made on all tho principal cities in
Sight Drafts dr a mt direct on all tho promi?
nent placo* in England, Ireland, Scotland,
France, (fertnany, Belgium, ?talland, Den?
mark, and the Orient. J.etiers of Credit issued,
payable in any of tho above places.
Note*, Bills of Exchange, and other evi?
dences ui debt discounted, and money loaned
Stocks, Bonds, Cold and Siteer bought and
Mutilaltd Cwrency purchased at a small
Deposits'from County Officers especially so?
licited; also, from Trustes*, Administrators,
Executors, Professional Men, aud others.
Particular attention given to accounts of
City and Country Merchante, and other busi?
ness men, and tho usual accommodations ex?
Accouats of Railroad Companies, and other
corporations, received on favorablo terms.
Ranking Ilouio oppobito Columbia Hotel.
Open from 0 to 3. Feb 4
At and Less Than Cost.
HEAL PARSLEY SHAWLS,
black Clo!h and Beaver Cloaks.
All Worst od Covering?.
HeavyCassiineres and Cloths.
Be:R French Moi inns.
All Weal Plaids.
Fancy Dread Go
Mack and Colored Silks.
Jan 2U C. P. JACKSON.
AFISK ASSORTMENT of DOLLS,?TOVB,
and oilier fancy articles forjliltie folks.
A fi-exii selected stock of CANDIES, fancy
and st irk, and a largo assortment of Fancy
and Plain Found Cakes.
A fl DO lot of MEERSCHAUM PIPES, Cigars,
Ac, at KRAFT'S BAKERY,
Deo Ul Main street.
iVcw Varieties Garden Seeas.
. Marbleheatl Mammoth Cabbage
Early Heb wein forth Cabbago,
Keyes' Early Pr?lifio Tomato,
Now French Breakfast Radish,
Earl; Flat Dutch Cabbage,
Early Winningstadt Cabbage.
For Halo hy E. H. HEINIT6H.
Wholesale and Retail Drug and Seed Store.
The Dexter Stables.
THE undersigned have rc- j
moved their Stables to tho new
building, immediately Houth of |
.Tanney's Hall, and, with a new
'?tock of CARRIAGES, BUG?
GIES ino lino HOUSES, are prepared lo an?
swer all calls that may bo made upon them.
Horses bought und sold nu commission,
['orsona in want of good stock, aro invited lo
give us a call. Liberal advances made on
stock left for sale. BOYCE A CO.
\Y. H. Roven.
C. H. I'KTTINQIL.1*. Jan 21
At Heinitsh's Drug Store
YOU CAN OllTAIN
The Best Articles
AT LO WEST PRICES.
LIEBIG'S EXTRACT OF MEAT.
English Mustard, of warranted purdy,
flavoring Extracts, all concentrated und of j
Spices of every kind, pure.
Ground Spices, pure.
Russia Shred Isinglass. Coxo's Gelatine.
Sea Moss Farina. Puro Arrow Root.
Salad Oil, for dressings and tablo usc.
Celery Need, for flavoiiug.
Puro Extract of Vanilla Beans.
Puro Extract of Lemon, from the fruit.
Fresh Vanilla Beans.
Triplo Distilled Rose Water.
Pure Extract Calvos Feet Jelly.
Food for Infants.
Broma, Cocoa, Corn Starch.
Baking Powders, of superior purity and ex?
cellence, and at less price than an v other iu
tho market. kE. H. HE1K1TSH,
Dee. ia Druggist.
Liquors and Cigars.
1833. James Hennessy, 1858 and 18(15.
Pinet Oaalillnn, 1H1HI.
WINKS.-Moot ?V Uhandon's CHAMPAGNES. !
These all brands, heiug sole agent in South
Carolina, and the Wines second lo none.
SIII.UHIKK.-All grades, from common to thc
lim si AMONTILLADO.
HOCK, WuiTE AND CI.ADET WINES. - Ifock
lieimer. Landeuhcimcr, U't Sauternes, Latour
Blanch, St. Julien, La Rose, Nicretencr, Mnr
oobrium, ll't Bursae, Chateau Sauternes,
Pontet Hauet, Margaux,Grand Yin Chateaux,
Latittu and Latour, Yinlnge 1858.
FINE WHISKIES, AC.-Thee*! are selected with
great caro, and comprise the fluent known
brands, whilst tho Btock of rcctitled gooda,
doraostic GINS, RUM, Ac, are offered at lower
SCOTCH WHISKEY.-Real PEAT REEK, ia ol
my own importation, very superior.
CIUARS -LIVE INDIAN, Figaro, Espanola,
Palmetto, and other brands arooftered, choice
in qualitv and moderate in price.
SMOKING TOBACCO in varie ty, aud spe?
cially selected with regard to quality; and, a
word in your ear, the best is alwava thc cht ap
eat, in whatever ono eats, drinks or smokes.
DeclS GEORGE SYMMERS.
CITIZENS' SAVINGS BANK
Deposits of $1 and Upwards Received,
INTEREST A LLD WER A T TUE RA TE O
SEVEN J'ER CENT. J'ER ANNUM.
ON GER TIFICA 1 ES OF DEI'OSl T,
AM) SIN FER CENT. COM- j
FOUNDER EVERY SIN
MONTHS ON A CCO UN TS.
Wm. Murtin, President.
John B. Palmer. / vi"" T. . , , ,
John P. Thomas, f^100"1 T"*?UU.
A. G Brenizer. Caahicr.
John C. B. .Smith, Assistant Cushier.
Wade Hampton, William Martin, A. C. Han
kell, F. W. McMaster, John P. Thomas. E. H
Heinitah, John B. Palmer, Thomaa E. Gregg
J. Eli Gregg, Marion.
O. T. Scott, Newberry.
W. G. Mayoa, Newberry.
B. H. Rutledge, Charleston.
DanielRavonel. Jr.. Charleston.
Mechanics, Laborers, Clerks, Widowf, Or?
phans and others may here deposit their sav?
ings and draw a liberal rate of interest there?
on. Planters, Professional Men and Trustees
wishing to draw interest on their tends until
they require them for business or other pur?
poses: Parents desiring to set apart sinai)
?urns for their children, and Married Women
and Minora (whose deposits cnn only bo with?
drawn by themselves, or, in cape of death, by
their legal representatives,) withing to lay
asido funds for future use. aro hero afforded
an opportunity of depositing their means
where they will rapidly accumulate, and, at
tho same time, bo subject to withdrawal when
needed. Ane 1H
Fairbanks' Standard Scales.
P L A T P O R M
to the trade and
-~-:Uio moat ac?n?
rte made, an
a o r t in ont ol'
these (oiods ut !
**?-.>** low figures. We
ure also Agents for MEYER'S COUNTER
SCALES, w ii ich, for accuracy an:l durability, ,
cannot be surpassed. J. A T. lt. AGNEW. |
THE uuderHguid would in?
form bia flit-mi- Rmi pp.Irena I
that he is prepared lo ox?ente
scientifically and satisfactorily nil operations j
and work of whatsoever kind Iiis profession
demands. Terina liecinnhioilatilig.
Otlico over Mesara. Porter A Co.'a Orv Gooda
Store, on Main stied. Columbia, S. tl."
Oflicn hom a fi om 0 a. m. to 1 p. m., and
from '2 to 1 p. m.
Nov 20 I). L. BOOZER, D. D. R.
RAMSAY'S Islay Malt Scotch Whiskey. Sir
Robert Burnett's Old Toni Ghi.Otard,
Dupuy, Cognac Brandy. Dull' Gordon's Pule
Sherry, South-aide Madeira Wine, London
Dock Port Wine. Hibhert's London Porter,
McEwen'* Scotch Ale. The above direct from
the importers and warranted pure.
For sale liv EDWARD HOPE.
ALA ROE assortment of fresh VEGETA?
RLE SEED, juat in and for sale low.
Jan 13 EDWARD HOPE.
Sl'iu i \i, ATTENTION given to tho col?
lection of Commercial Paper, Interest
on Stato and Railroad Bonds and Stocks, and
Conversion of State Securities, bv
Nov 23 Gmo D GAMBRILL, Broker.
Central National Bank of Columbia.
OFFICE OK COMITKOIXKU OF 'inc CUBRBSCY,
WASHI.NOTON, January 13, 1871.
WIIEllEAS by satisfactory evidence pre?
sented to thc undersigned, il baa been
mado to appear that TUB CKNTKAE NATIONAL
RANK OK COLUMBIA, in thu city ot Columbia, in
theCounty of itichland.and Stnto of South Ca?
rolina, has been duly organized under and ac?
cording to tho requirement1? of tho Act of Con?
gress entitled "An Act lo provide a national
currency, secured by a piedlo of United Staten
bunda, and to pr?vido for tho circulation ami
redemption thereof," approved Juno 3, 18151,
and ba? complied with all the provisions of
Haid Act required to bo complied with before
commencing tho business ot banking under
Now, therefore, I, IIILAND R. UULDUIiD,
Comptroller of tho Currency, do hereby cer?
tify that TUB CENTRAI. NATIONAL BANK OK CO?
LUMBIA, in tho city of Columbia, in tho County
of Richland, and ?stato of South Carolina, is
authorized to commence tho business ot
banking under tho Act aforesaid.
In testimony whereof, witness my hand and
Beal of oflico, this 1.1th day of Jauuarv, 1871.
HILAND B. HULBURD,
Jan 17 Comptroller of tho Currencv.
AETNA FIRE INSURANCE CO.,
Or Hartford, Connecticut.
Capital $3,000,000--Assets $6,000,000
(. '..:O KG F, HUGGINS, Agml,
Columbia, S. C.
Ettah'.teheil in Colin?'?a, S. C.. .1. 7>. lK-lf*.
Incorporation A. JK 181U.
Charter l't rpvtucl.
mil H WEALTHIEST FIRE INSURANCE
JL COMPANY in America. The most ?ne
ces ?fui Eire Insurance Company in America.
A prompt and liberal adjustment a specialty.
Protect yourself against loss, by tit once in
buring in tho "JEINA.'1 The best protection
against KUIE is a policy in tho "iBTJKA." In?
suro to-day, Kiuts will come viten least ex?
pected. Strength and reliability- $0,000,000
not aurpasscd. Don't delay to take a policy;
to-morrow, tiro may ruin you. All claims lor
IOBSOB promptly adjusted and paid nt this
Agency. GEO. HUGOlNh, Agent,
Columbia, S. C.
Oflico in rear of Mosers. Duffie & ClmpmauV
Bookstore, Main street, Columbia, S. C.
Jan ti 3mo _
Tlie MaTYi m ?otia.
BOOT, SHOE, RAT AKD TRUNK
eSEgfo HAS now opened and
C-Mjjflf ready for inspection tho
jsjSlBS largi-Bt and nioi-t select*_
?^?-????3-l stock or COODS. in it? line, ever
offered in thia market. Tin's stock baa boen
selected with great caro from the best manu?
facturers in Boston, New York, Philadelphia
and other noted Shoo markets. Persons visi?
ting our city during our approaching Fair,
will find it greatlv to iheir advantage to cull
at tho ?Sign of tlio BIO BOOT and HAT, one
door North of tho Columbia Hotel. Every
article sold in thini House is warranted as re?
presented. In point of style, quality and
price wo eannot be surpassed.
_ Oct 30 A. SMYTHE.
Guns, Pistols, Etc.
1 INFORM my friends and
public in geueral that 1 have
just received an entire new
??tock nf Double and Single Bar?
rel GUNS, REPEATERS, Planks. Pouches,
Pistol-Helta, Cae?, Buek-Shot. Cartridges.
Cartridges tor ail kinds of Pifetoli?, Powder
REPAIRING doue at ?hort notice.
Ont s P, IV. KRAFT, Maiu street.
CHEAT REDLCT10X OF PRICES
IN CONSEQUENCE uF TDK
FALL OF GOLD!
IMMENSE stock of WATCHES, CLOCKS
and JEWELRY, SILVER and PLATER
WARE; the I argent stock in the State; si.i.i.
1NO AT I.OW Kl OL'HKS.
In ronticquthce of tho low priers of Gold,
tho subscriber Inn* concluded to soil bis stock
accordingly, und would call tho attention ot
tho visitors to tho Fair to eall and examine
before purchasing chsewlicic. aa it is a duty
you owe to yourselves.
All he a san is a lair trial. CA'.', and be con?
Wo alto have on hand u line stock of CUT?
LERY, both tia- poclii't and table USO, with a
hugo assortment of SPORTING 1 Vl'LE
Give mo a call and examinemv s?oek.
Agent for FLORENCE SI W INO MACHINE.
ISAAC MU ZBACHER,
Nov H Under Columbia Kotri.
M. H. BBRRY'Sr'
Plain Street, near Main.
NOW on hand and daily re
I iving from the manufac?
tories of New Yuri;, Boeton,
Cincinnati and Louisville,thc
largest assort meut ol' FUR?
NITURE ever kept in this?i?rket, coueinting
in part of Walnut Parlor, Chamber and Dili
ing-Room Snits; 200 Redstead* of different
patterns, in Walnut and Imitation; also, thc
celebrated Georgia Split-bottom Chairs.
All kinds o? MATTRESSES made to order.
UPHOLSTERING and REPAIRING dono al
..hortest notice and in the best manner.
Terms cash and Oonda cheap. Oct 30
New Raisins, Figs, Citron, &c
-I f\i\ WHOLE, half and quarter boxes
IA )\F now LAYER RAISINS and OIPI.ON,
fiO half drums Smyrna FIGS,
English Walnuts," Pecana, Brasil Nuts and
Almond*, fresh and for sale low.
DeelS EDWARD HOPE.
8tate of South Carolina.
To the Commissioners of Election for the Elec?
tion District of (,'eorgetouw County.
WHEREAS. Hon. J. H. Rainey, who, al
tho General Election held in April.
18G8, was choeen a member of tho Scnato ol
Ibo Slate of South Carolina for tho Election
District of G em gc town County, end drew a
ballot to servo for tho term of four jcars,
has resigned; mid, whereas, tho Constitution
of the St ?ito of Sooth Carolina directs ihat in
stich caso, a Writ of Election shall be issued
hythe President of tho Senate, for tho pur?
pose id rilling tho vacancy thus occasioned,
tot'tho remainder of tho terni for which said
member was elected:
Now, therefore, you, and each of you, are
hereby required, nftor due advertisement,
and with strict regard tb all the provisdonB of
tho Constitution and laws ot said State
touching your duty in euch case, to hold an
election fora member of the Senate of the
State of South Carolina, for tho County ot
Georgetown, to servo for tho remainder of the
term for which said member. Hon. J. H.
Rainey, was elected, tho polls to bo opened at
tho vat ions places of election in said District,
on THURSDAY, sixteenth day of February,
1871, by tho various Managers of Eleotion for
ttiOBO piscos res"ec!!vc!v in accordance with
tho provisions o'f tho A*ct of tho General
Assembly, entitled "An Act providing for thc
General Election, and the manner of conduct?
ing tho samo," approved March 1, 1870, and
this writ, together with your return of the
Election to bc hold under it, have beforo tho
Scnato at its next meeting after the Election.
ALONZO J. RANSIER,
President of thc Senate.
Attest : J. WOODBVVF. Clerk of Senate.
State of South Carolina.
To the Commissioners of Election for the Elec?
tion District of Charleston County.
WHEREAS Hon. W. H. MISHAW. who, at
tho general election hold in October,
1870, was chosen a member of tho Sonato of
the State of South Carolina, for the Election
District of Charleston County, to serve for the
term of four years, has deceased; and where?
as tho Constitution of tho Stato of South Ca?
rolina directs Hint in such cases a writ of
election nbad bo issued by thc President of
tho Se?alo, for the purpoee of tilling tho va?
cancy thus occasioned, for tho remainder of
tito ierm for which ?aid member so deceased
Noa*, therefore, you, and each of you, are
here by required, after due advertise incut, and
with stiict regard to all tho providions of thc
Co?alitulinn and law? id' said State, touching
your duty iii such can-, to hold an election for
f>. member of tho Senato of tho Stato of South
Cand?na, for tho County of Charleston, to
serve for tho remainder of the term for which
said member (Don. \V. H. Misliaw) was elect?
ed, the polls to bo opened at thc various places
or election in said District, on THURSDAY,
February 10, 1871, by tho various Managers ol
Election for tlioso places, respectively, in ac?
cordance with tho provisions of the Act of the
General Assembly, entitled "An Act providing
for the general election and thc manner ot
conducting tho samo," approved March 1,
1870, and thia writ, together with your return
of the oloclion to be held under it, havo beforo
the Senate at its next meeting after tho elec?
tion. A. J. RANSIER.
President ot' Senate.
Attest: J. Woonuvi r, Clerk of Senate.
State of South Carolina.
To thc Commissioners i f Eh ?tions for the Elec?
tion District of Ahupe Mc County.
WHEREAS Hen. H. J. Lcmsx, who. at
tho general election held in October,
1870, was chosen a member of the Senate of
tho State of South Carolina for tho Election
Distlict of Abbeville County, tu servo the
termof four years, baa deceased; and whereas
tho Constitution of the Stato ol South Caro?
lina directs that iu such cases a writ of elec?
tion shall be i-suod by the President of tho
Senate, for tho purpose of tilling the vacancy
thus occasioned for the remainder of the
term for which said number eo deceased was
Now, therefore, you and each of you uro
hereby required, alter due advertisement, and
With "rtriet regard to all provisions of the
Constitution and laws of said State tenoning
your duty in such case, to hold an election for
"a mom ber of the Senate of the State o? South
Carolina, for the County of Abbeville, toeerve
for Ibo remainder of the term for which said
member. Hon. li. J. Lomax, was elected; Ibo
polls t<> bo oponed at tho various places of
election in said District, on THURSDAY. lGth
day <.f Fehl nary, 1871. by Ibo various ma
IIaecr* id election for thoao places respect?
ively, in accordance wit h tho provisions of
the"Ai t of the General Assembly, entitled
"An Act providing for tho general election,
and the manlier of conducting tho same," ap
proved Mai eh 1, 1K70. and this writ, together
? th \onr return of the election to bo held
under it, have before thc Senato at its next
meeting af tut thu election.
ALONZO J. RANSIER. '
Aile d: J. Woonr.CKK, Clerk of Sonate.
Hew Hooks at Bryan & McUarter's.
rn HE Lifo of Lord Palmerston, by Rnlwer.
JL Tho Eiudieh Governess at tho Siamese
Court, with plates.
The Percys, by author of Stepping Hcavcn
w?i ds Price $1 23.
The Victory ot tho Vanquished, by author
of Kelioiiberg Family. $1 75.
Light at Evening rime-a book of Comfort
and Support fir tho Aged -by Dr. llolmo.
Arthur Help's Essa)*, written at intervals.
Joseph and His Fi'iend. by Biyard Taylor.
Sketches of Sun Domingo, by Keim. $150.
Morning and Evening Exercises, by Henry
Ward Heecher. $2 CO.
Tour of Dr. Syntax, with colored plates.
?:l 00; and other new Rooks, to suit all fancies.
Also, n variety of new Novels, aud another
nunplv of pitriQH for 1S7I. Jan 2l_
MONTEITH & FIELDING,
Auctioneers and Commission Merchants
OOI.UMI1IA, b C.
WILL piv? strict attention to salo of To?
bacco and Country Produco. Deo 17