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''Let our inst Centrares
Attend the True Event.'
BY J. A. SELBY.
COLUMBIA, S. C., TUESDAY MORNING, APRIL 23, 1872.
VOL. VIII-NO. 29.
MAIL ARRANGEMENTS.-The Northern
mail opona at 2.30 P. M.; otases 10.45
A. M. Charleston day mail op?ns 4.30
P. M.; olosea 0.00 A. M. Charleston
night mail opens 7.15 A. M. ; closes COO
P. M. Greenville mail opens 6.45 P.
M.; otases 6.00 A. M. Western mail
opens 12.80 A.M.; olotes 12.30P. M.
'Wilmington mail opens 2.30 P. M.;
otases 10.80 A. M. On Sunday office
open from 8 to 4 P. M.
MA COMMODIOUS STO?E, on Main
street, near Washington. For terms,
etc, apply to 110BERT STORK, at tho
"Indian Oirl" Segar Store. April 21 3?
Proposals for Printing.
OFFICE CITY CLERK.
COLUMBIA, S. C., April 20, lb72.
SEALED proposals for City Printing for
one year will bo received and submitted
to Council at meeting April 23, 1872. in
order City Gounod. WM. J. ETTER,
April 21 2_<_City Clerk.
Proposals for Bricks.
OFFICE CITY CLERK,
COLUMBIA, 8. C., April 20,1872.
SEALED proposals for furnishing good
hard burnt Brioka for nee in Street De?
partment of the city for ono year will be re?
ceived and submitted to Council at mooline,
on Tuesday, April 28,1872.
Proposals munt state prioe per M, deli vera
bio at any point in the city. The quantity
and time oz delivery subject to direction o
Chairman of Committee. By order Cit:
Counoil. WM. J. ETTER,
April 21 2_Pity Clerk.
New Books Just Received
AT BRYAN'S BOOKSTORE
THREE CENTURIES OF ENGLISH Ll
TERATURE; by Yonge-price $2.
Recollect iona of Past Life: by Sir Hcnr
Holland, M. D.-$2.
Leaders of Public Opinion in England; b
Leckey-$1.75. Christ in Modern Life; b
Brooks, (London)-$2. Around the Work
by Rev. Dr. Prime, with PlatoB-*3. Tb
Wars of the Huguenots; by Dr. Hanna-tl.51
South Sea Bubbles; by tho Earl and the Doi
tor. Within and Without; by M a Don al d
$1.50. At Home and Abroad; hy Hon. Job
P. Kennedy-$2. Una and Her Paupers, wit
an introduction by Florence Nightongal
Truo as Steel; by Marion Harland. Good-By
Sweetheart; by author of Cometh Up
Flower-75 conta. Mabel Lee; by author V
lorie Aylmer-$1. And other new etandai
Works and Novels.
A1.IO, a new supply of BTEREOSCOP1
VIEWS, colored and plain. April 21
MY notes and accounts are in tho ham
of Mr. Henry Beard, at tho Exobanj
House. All indebted will come forward
onoe and pay up, or Trial Jastice Thorn pac
will take charge of the matter.
April 20_C. R. FRANKLIN.
Initial and Monogram Press.
E. R. STOKES
IS now prepared, with a Press and appi
tatamente, to manufacturo INITIAL P
PER and ENVELOPES to order, emboss
and in colors, of all sizes and quality.
Keeps constantly in atore a fall stock
Fancy and Staple STA ION ERY, BLA1
BOOKS, Fancy Artioles and all goods perta:
lng to a first olaaa Stationery House.
Elegant Cough Kisses.
TAKE a Usa and onre your oough. A n:
confeotlon, agreeable and effeotu
Cures Coughs, Diptheria, Bore Thro
Croup, Whooping Cough; an admirable n
dicino for children; no coughing at night;
disturbance; aweet slumber secured by usi
the Gough Kisses. For Bale only at
April IC j HEINITBH'8 Drug Store
Peas and Beans-Bargains.
BEANS, Peas and Corn, the balance of
stock on band, will be sold by the que
pint and half pint, at coBt, to oloBeont.
E. H. HE1N1TSH,
April 16 t_Druggist
"It Has Nh Equal'."
Stanley's Cough Syru
FOR Coughs, Colds, Consumption, Cr<
and all pulmonary affr?tions. For e
only at HEINITdH'S Drug Btori
State of South Carolina-Richland <
CO CRT OF CO 31 MON FL EA S.
Eben Stenhonae, plaintiff, against J.
. McElweo, defendant.-Copy Summons
Monti) Remand-Complaint not Served. ?
To J. H. MOELWKR, defendant in this acti
YOU aro horeby summoned and requi
to answer tho complaint in this acti
whioh baa boen filed on this, the 151 h dc.}
April, A. D. 1872, iu tho oflice of the Glerl
Common Pleas for tho eaid County, am
servo a copy of your answer on the eubsoril
at hi) office, No. 8 Law Range, Colnmbia
C., within twenty days after tho servici
thia BummoDs on you, exclusivo of tho da
If you fail to answer thiB complaint wit
tho timo aforesaid, tho plaintiff will t
judgment against yon for the sum of
nnndred and fifty-two dollars and sixty ce
with interest at the rato of thirty per cen
per annum, from tho second day of July,
thousand eight hundred and soventy-i
and costs. JOHN T. SLOAN, JB.,
Dated at Columbia, S. C., April 15,1872
Cary Cough Cure,
Tar and Wild Ch or ry.
For sale at HElNITSH'd Drug Stol
?S (\ TIERCES Davis' Diamond HAMS,
X\J sale at reduced prices, by
THORBURN'8 fresh GARDEN SEEDS
be sold out at half prioe.
Anril 18_E. HOI
Get the Best,
GO TO THE BEST PLAC
* ? ?
-? WE claim to havo ono of tho i
VyVstocks of WATCHED, of all best
??uu?Xli sh, Swiss and American makers.
Diamonds and other Ano Jewelry, our
is large, and wo aro going to soil tho G
REPAIRING and ENGRAVING, i
branches, by tho best of workmen.
NovlO Formerly Glaze A R?del
New York Exchange
BOUOnTand sold, at
THE CITIZENS1 SAYINGS BA
sp ? OJL?X^ J5^5^5^?J^
VENETIAN BLINDS.-No invention was over
so important to the people of bot climates aB
tho Venetian blind. Admitting the air and a
shaded light, whilo keopiog out tho boat and
glare, thoy are absolutely essential to com?
fort in this country. If tho houses-of any of
our readers aro destitute of these valuable
contrivances, they should at ouco, before the
hot weather eetB in. Bond their orders to Mr.
P. P. TOA LE, No. 20 Hay no etrcot, Charleston,
fi. G., manufacturer and dealer in doors,
Bashes, blinds, balusters, mouldings,&0.,iVc
Greenville and Columbia Railroad Co.
COLUMBIA, B. C., April 15,1872.
THE Annual Meeting of the Stockholders
of the Greenville and Columbia Railroad '
Company will bo held on THURSDAY, tho 2d
I day of May next, at 10 o'clock A. M. Stock
I holders will bo passed FBEE, to and from Co.
lnmbia to attend tho meeting, as heretofore
j They will be required to show their Stock
Scrip tc tho Conduotor, who will exact pay
from all others, as no ono but Stockholders, 1
I or those of their family, reaidin<7 with them,
aro entitled to the privilege.
All Stook represented by proxy requires a]
ten cont stamp for each signature, and no
?ne but a Stockholder can bo a proxy.
C. V. O ABBINGTON, Secretary,
?y Papo ra publishing by agreement, two
I insertions._April 10 jG
FISHER & SILLIMAN,
(Opposite Columbia Hotel,)
AND dealers iu puro DRUGS,
.?//CHEMICALS, Family Medicines. ?J
\W Proprietary Gooda, Fancy and /TITA
m Toilet Articles, Spongos, FinoOJ>U
Perfumery, Flavoring Extracts, Seeds, Ao.
PRESCRIPTIONS prepared with accuracy
and fidelity, at all hours of tho day or night.
April 13 t
O. F. JACKSON'S.
KID GLOVES, at 75c, ?1, $1 50 and $2 50.
LiBle Thread Gloves, at 25o. to tl.
Dress Goode, at 12Jo. to $1.50 per yard.
Fans, at So. to $5 eaoh.
Ladiea' Beady-made Dresses, at $3.50 to $12.
Children's Ready-made Dresses, at $1 to]
Valuable Property m Pickens County
IN pursuance ot a decretal order of the Cir?
cuit Court for Pickens County, I will sell
to the highest bidder, for cash, on sale-day
in May, at Pickone Court House,
That desirable Beal Estate known an the
"CRUIKSHANK TAN-YARD," situated on
Brnaby Creek, waters of Salnda, near the
Air Line Railroad, and abont eleven miles
from Greenville aud ten miles from New
Pickons. The tract contains 717 aeres, o>:
which some 450 acres aro splendid virgin fo
I rest. Of the remainder, about 200 acres have
, been cleared elnce the war and aro in a high
state of cultivation. On tho premises is ono
1 of tberbeet Tan-yards in tho State, and in
A comfortable DWELLING and all nocee
sary out buildings, in good repair.
This ia a rare opportunity for purchasing
good Beal Estate, in a County as distin?
guished for tho good order of its society as
tor tho salubrity of its climate and tho purity
ot its water.
On tho above promises, on tho Wednesday
following, a largo lot of FA BM STOCK, con?
sisting of Horses, Cows, Oxen and Hogs, and
Plantation Tools, Cotton Gin and Screw,
Sugar Mill, Me.Wright's Mill and a Copper I
Boiler; a lot of Lime, Tan-hark, Tanners' j
Tools, Ac , Ac.
1L?i above is sold as the property of Gillam
and Aiken tor thc payment of tho debts.
March 31 " Sh.orifl* of Picken? County.
td~ GreeiiTlllo t?rferprise and Pickens ?'en
I inf!, copy until day of sale.
Owners of Dwellings
CAN have their property securely pro?
tected from loss or damage by lire Ly
insuring in tho
JET NA lNSUKAJVCK COMPANY,
Of Hartford, Connecticut.
INCORPORATED A. D. 1819.
Agency Established in Columbia, 8, C., A. J).
Risks also taken ou Stores, Merchandise,
Cotton, Ac, Ao.
GECtlGE HUGGINS. Agent,
Oflico oppoaito the Columbia Hotel.
Get the Best I
MY line of WATCHES is
now full and complete, and
_ktbo publio may dopend on
getting the best at tho lowest possible figures,
I as my facilities aro Buch that I defy competi
I tion from any market.
I have also iu store and constantly arriving
all the newest stylen of Ladies' Sets, in Dla
j mond, Coral, Cameo, Etruscan, Gold, Jet, Ac;
elegant designs in Chains, Bracelets, Charms,
Lockets, Ac; tho latest and most beautiful
patterns in solid Silver and heavv Plated
Waro-Goods suited for bridal, holiday and
Repairing in all branches, by Ibo beet work
mon and a treasonable ratea.
Oct 13_ Columbia Hotel Row.
N. C. Seed Corn.
HAS been HOloetod with caro for thirty
years. A few hushols for salo hv
March 8_ LOItICK A LOWRANCE.
The Doctors Recommend Scegers' Beer |
TN preforenco to London Porterand Scotch
Alo. Why? They know it is unadulterated
mm & WILEY'S,
^SUCOKSSOBB TO CHILDS - WILEY )
CHEVIOT DERBY SUITS. ,
Bine and Black Horning Goats,
Oa8Bimero Light Mixed Suita.
Black and Bluo Granites.
Youth's. Boy's and Children's Snits.
New style and handsomely made Star Shirts.
Silk Scarfs, Ties, Bowe, of the latost style,
Linen and Paper Collars and Cuffs.
HATS ? HATS II HATS !U
Splendid lino. Tho best and cheapest in
the market. DRESS HATS, silk and beaver,
M. L. KIN ARD. J. S. WILEY.
JJAS juBt received a largo lot of Michigan
flue cut CHEWING TOBACCO, direct from
A new supply of Havana CIGARS, viz:
??William Tell," '?Operas," Ac. April 12
?ll New, Fresh and Elegant
It, G. SHIVER & CO.'S.
Oar Best Efforts this Season !
j^*0 one can form any idea of the immensity
of Merchandise wo deal in, unless by a care?
ful look throngh our store. All are invited
to call and see for themselves, as it is impos?
sible to enumerate a stock so largo. Re?
member, tho largest boneo, by double, in the
South, and the' boat facilities for buying
cheap on this continent.
April ll_R. C. SHIVER A CO.
R. & W. C. SWAFFIELD'S
THE largest Stock we have ever offered t<
You aro sure to lose mon? y if you buy
Or anything a Gentleman wears, without first
giving us a call.
FRENCH CASSiyERES AND CLOTHS
For our Custom Trado.
DEALERS SUPPLIED at thc LOWEST
CLOCKS AND JEWELRY.
I HAVE on hand a aolect
stock of WATCHES. JEWEL-K?*^>
_IRY, CLOCKS, SILVER and PLATED
WARE, which I will dispose of at roostroa
sonablo prices. Also, SPECTACLES to suit
REPAIRING in my lino dono promptly and
on good terms.
All articles and work warranted to bo RS
represented. GEO. RRUNS,
2d door below Pncsxix ofilco, Main street.
IL Choice Selection
1 8 7 2 !
W. D. LOVE & CO.
NOW opening dailv all the newest stylcB in
OR Y GOODS, comprising new and hand
bomo designa in
DRESS GOODS, PIQUES, FROISSETTEI
STRIPES, VIENNA SATINS, ic.
. In our btock will bo found the lineal, largest |
and most varied stock of
EMBROIDERIES, Laces, l'uflin RH, Standard
Cambric and Swiea Trimmings, Snow-Drop
Trimmings, Ribbone, Ac.
New Stvles CAMBBICS and PRINTS.
Ladies' READY-MADE GARMENTS, in all
tho new styles.
New Spring CAS3IMEREB, Cloths, Linene '
Full lino o? HOUSE KEEPING GOODS.
CARPETS, Mattiuga and Window Shadce
a full lino.
A determined effort has been mado to clo?
va to tho character of our stock, in all respects,
to a point of excellence beyond comparison.
OUR PRICES aro not only LOW, but de?
cidedly so, and oftcu much below theme of
WE AIM AT POPULAR PRICES.
W. D. LOVE. R. ?. Mc CR EE RY.
THESE in endless variety and always
fresh. A call and a look over tho stock
will satisfy the moat fastidious housekeeper
that every effort ia mado to supply their
wants, while assurance ia Riven that anything
not in store will bo procured from lirst hands
on short notice
Our stock is full in all tho othor depart?
ments. Keeping only tho best quality of
goods, eolling at closo" figures, and anxious to
do a strictly cash bnainosa, wo offer superior
inducements in our line. GEO. SYMMERS.
State License Notice.
OFFICK OF ATJOITOB OF BICHLAND COUNTY,
COLUMBIA, S. C., April 1, 1872.
ALL perenna engaged in the following oc
cupationa, professions, Ac, viz: btock
Brokers, Exchange Brokera, Bill Brokers,
Real Estate Brokers, Merchandize Brokers,
Billiard Rooms, Bowling Saloons, Bagatelle
Tables, Ten Pin Alleys, Hotels, Inns, Livery
Stables, Taverns or Saloons, Merchants,
I Banks, (except National Banks,) Railroads,
Auctioneers, Attorneys at Law, Solicitera,
Lawyers, Physicians, Dentists, Insurance
Agents, Architects, Photographers, Daguer
rean Artists, Officials of State, County, city,
corporation or society, receiving a salary;
Drummers, or persons selling by sample or
soliciting orders; Telegraph Lines, Express
Lines, Ac, Ac, are hereby notified that they
are required to make returns and pay license
under tho provisions of "An Act to provide
for a general license law," passed March 13,
1872. M. J. CALNAN,
April ll Auditor Richland County.
Or\A f\f\f\ FEET OF LUMBER,
OUU,UUU GO.O00 foot of well set
soned Fluoring nu hand.
Orders for Lath, and all kinds Lamber filled
at short not'eo. Apply at our Lumber Yard, '
on Lady street and Greenville Railroad, or
address W. LOWRY A CO.,
O?.t20 fimo Box ISO. Columbia. S C.
I) ODO TIT at a moderate discount, at
} Tit K CITIZENS' SAVINGS BANK.
ir. popular Cotton Plaid?
era, warranted satia
factory tu- no sale.
Gardon Plows and Cultivators.
2'JO Dixon Stool Swoop-.!, better and cheaper
thau tho Farmer can make them himself.
Fob'?5 L?RICK & LOWRANCE.
2 WK) lbs. Ii AMS.
S Out) bushels co UN,
20,000 lbs. BACON, ut prices that
lofter even inducement of ot her mar?
keta. L?RICK A LOWRANCE.
LARGE AND FINE STOCK OF
On Salo at
?. K. GREENFIELD'S REPOSITORY.
Tillie Rangy stock embraces everything,
A. fiom the plum, substantial Concord ?styli?
to a light; elegant trotting buggy. Four
paasemier veluch s in huge variety, including
Brow nells, Rockaways, Phfctoiis, Victorias,
and a new st\lo ol four-seat Baggy. Titi"
atock is nil fresh from thb factories, is of thc
latest design, and. not least important,tis
behm sohl at verv low prices. DeeJ20
Gourd ?Seed Corn.
AFEW bushels Pennsylvania GOURD I
SEED CORN, f raced. Very productive
and adapted to this climate. For sale by
Feh 21 E. HOPE.
$50,000 to Loan,
ON OOOD COLLATERAL. Applv at
Jan 2:1 CITIZENS' SAVINOS'BANK.
MONEY CANNOT BUY IT!
Kur m|?li i lt Priceless!
Hui thc Diamond Spectacles will J'resvrv li.
IF yon value your eyesight use tin sc PKU
FIOCT IJKNSKS. Ground from minute
crysta) pebbles, melted together, and derive
their linnie "Diamond" on accouut of their
hardness and brilliancy. They will lust nianv
yours without chango, and ar? warranted su?
perior 'o all others, manufactured by
J. E. SPENCER A CO., N. Y.
CAUTION.-Nono genuine nnlosa stamped
with ?ur Irado mark. WM. GLAZE, Jeweler
and Optician, ia solo agent for Columbia, 8.
C.,from whom they can only bo obtained.
N"noddlersemployed. Julv2l illly
6,000 Livo Indians Just Arrived.
THEY aro tutted against John Noogera'
10 000 K. K.'s, at tho odds. But all may
end in smoke. GEO. SYMMERS. j
TO THE PUBMOI
SPRING AND SUMMER CLOTHING
OP ?N for inspection, consisting of the
latest and most approved styles of Men's
and Boye' Wear, HATS, CAPS ?nd Gents'
FURNISHING GOODS of every description.
Wo offer tho abovo at the lowest prices for
cash, in order to establish our house aB tho
cheapest clothing houao in Colombia.
H. STRAUS & BRO.,
April 12 Under Colombia Hotel.
?Notice to Capitaliste-Salo of City of |
Colombia Seven Fer Oent. Bonds.
OFFICE CITY TREASURER.
COLUMBIA, 8. 0.. April S, 1872.
PURSUANT to authority delegated by fol?
lowing resolution, adopted by City Coun
I cd March 20, 1872,1 will soil at pnblic auction,
on WEDNESDAY. May 15.1872, TWO HUN
DUE D AND FIFTY THOUSAND (1250,000)
DOLLARS city of Colombia ecven per cent,
twenty year bonds:
"Fesolced, That tho City Treasurer bo in?
structed to advertise for salo before tho Court
House, in tho city of Columbia, on the 15th
day of May next, the bonds of tho city of Co?
lombia authorized to bo issued by the said
city, under tho Act of tho General Assembly
[just adjourned; that tho advertisement bo
published in ono newspaper in tho city of Co?
lombia, ono in the city of Charleston, and two
nowspapcra in tho city of New York, at leaet
thirty days before the day of salo; that the
bonds to bo sold bo signed as prescribed by
tho said Act, tm tho day of salo, or as soon
thereafter as practicable, and delivered to the
Eurchaser as soon as the parchase money haa
cen paid and the bonds registered; and that
tho proceeds of salo be applied strictly in
conformity with tho Baid Act, and in no other
Said bonds will be of the denominations of
(250, (COO and $1,000. The proceeds of the
salo to be used for the erection of new City
Hall, new Market and other public improve?
Tho right ia reserved to dianoae of a part of
the said bouda in loto or in whole, aa the
Mayor and Treaaurer may determine.
Any fnrther information doored can be ob?
tained by addressing WM. J. ETTER,
City Treasurer, Columbia, R. C.
S9~ Cbarleatou Courier, New York Journal
of Commerce, Now York Financial Chronicle
copy and aend hill to City Treaaurer, Colum?
TUST TO HAND.
JSL choice assortment,
of Spring Cashmeres,
for men and boys, from
Virginia, Woolen Fac?
These goods we war?
rant to be No. 1. Slo?
thing shoddy about
them. Gall and ex?
PORTER & STEELE.
Motz's Celebrated North Carolina
IHAYE a lot of Ibo above WHISKEY on
hand, and having mado arrangements to
take all Whiskey manufactured by Mut/., will
conetantlv keep it on hand. Can oulv hu had
at W. J. BLACK'S,
_ March 27 Gmo Charlotte, N. C.
THE undersigned have re?
cently opened an entiro NEW
STOCK of articles in tho above
?f lino, which has been carefully
' selected. They invite a call
from th- citizons to inspect their
GOODS AND PRICES.
Their stock embracen CROCKERY. CHINA
PLATED-WARE, TABLE CUTLERY, Etc.
IvINO-SI.AMJ ?fe HEATH,
Under Colnrcr.ia Hotel,
lt. KINOSI.AND. J. A. HEATH.
Jan 21_ Smo
WM. H. ORCHARD,
Professer of Music and dealer in Piano Fortes.
APPLY at his residence, corner of Laurel
and Henderson streets, or at tho book?
store of Duflie fe Chapman.
Tiano Fortes, Organs and Molodeons
Tuned and Repaired. .inn 27 8mo
THE SPEAKER'S COMMENTARY, hy Rith
ops mid other Clergy of tho Anglicau
Church. Vol. f. $5.
Aunt Jane's Hero, hy Author of Stopping
Heaveuwai dc $1.60.
Hamish, a new Novel, Rv Minn Moloch. 50c.
.Tan ll DU PF IE A- 011A PM A N.
A LOT of fino Kentucky
MULES and HOUSES, just ar-mrfrf
rived. Call at OUQ
Oct 7 On Assembly street.
f OBLISHXO DATAT ABD TBI-WHIH
f HB GLEANER.
KV ?BT WK DM KS DAY MOBRIKO.
3Y JULIAN A. SELBY?
PUBLISBBB AND PBOPBIXrOB.
)ffic8 o a Richardson Street, near Taylor
tr Book and Job Printing of ovory dot erip
,lon promptly and faithfully attonded to.
Daily, six months,$4 00; Tri-Weekly. 2 SCf
hookly, 1 GO.
Inserted in the Daily at 75 cents per square
tor tho first and 60 coats eaoh subsequent in
lertlon. Long advertisements by the week,
month or year, at reasonable ratos.
Acts ami Joint Resolutions Passed by tue
General Assembly or South Carolina,
Regular Bes.lon, 1871 and 1873.
AN ACT TO CHARTER THE GREENWOOD AND
AUGUSTA 1! Al I.Ii O AD COMPANY.
SECTION 1. Be it enacted by the Senate
and Bouse of Representatives of the State
South Carolina, now mel and sitting in
General Assembly, and by the authority of
the same, That, for the purpose of estab?
lishing a railroad, on the moat practica?
ble route, from Greenwood, in the State?
of South Oaroliua, to Augusta, in the
State of Georgia, which company, when
formed, with tho conditions herein pre?
scribed, fihall have corporate existence aa
a body politic in perpetuity!
SEO. 2. That this charter, with the
rights and privileges incidental thereto,
is hereby granted to and vested in J. H.
Jennings, A. M. Aiken,. S. P. Boozer,
P. H. Bradloy. C. L. Blair, J. D. Tal?
bert, W. K. BrudlcT. N:ck Merewether,.
J. D. Neill, Wm. li. j'utks, J. L. White,.
Wm. K. Blako and G. J. Sheppard, of
the State of South Carolina, and Robert
H. May, Thomas Pbinizy. John D. Butt, .
Edward Carry, Austin Mnllarhy, W. A.
Romsey, T. "Jefferson Jennings, Joseph
T. Smith and Wm. P. Crawford, of tho
State of Georgia, and J. A. Barker, Law?
rence Cain, Everidge Cain, T. M. Tal?
bert, of State of South Carolina.
SEO. 3. That for the purpose of raid?
ing the necessary capital stock of said
company, it shall be Iawfnl to open
books of subscription, in the State of
South Carolina, in the Counties of Abbe?
ville and Edgefleld; and in the State of
Georgia, in the Counties of Richmond
and Columbia; and in snob oities and
towns as may be deemed for the best in?
terest of the corporation, under the
direotion of the corporators, to an -
amount not exceeding one million dol?
lars (81,000,000.) in shares of twenty
dollars ($20) each, to constitute a joint
capital stock, for the purpose af con?
structing and carrying into operation the
aforesaid railroad, or any part thereof.
And it sholl be the duty of the said oor
Eorators, or a majority of them, to open
ooks of subscription as soon ofter th?
ratification of ' this Act os may be practi?
cable, of which twenty days' previous
notice must be given in any newspaper
or newspapers of the States aforesaid;;
and the subscription books sholl be kept
open for sixty days; that on eaoh share
of stock subscribed, the said subscribers
shall pay two dollars, ($2,) or its equiva?
lent, in currency, to the corporators,
who shall give a oertifloate for the same;,
and on t>?j non-payment of said instal?
ment, the subscription shall be void;
the corporators shall deposit the money
received by them on said cash instal?
ments in a solvent bank, in any of the
States aforesaid, und at the expiration of
every thirty days. That when the sum
of one hundred and fifty thousand dol?
lars (3150,000) aro subscribed, the said
corporators, or a mnjorify of them, Khali
give notico of tho timo and pluce of
meeting for organization in some public
newspaper in each nf thu States ufore
said. But if the sum of ono hundred
and filly thousand dollars ($150,000),
shall uot be subscribed within tho first
appointed time, tho said corporators
muy, for tho purpose of further sub?
scriptions to the capital stock, koop the
books open for such time, and at snob
places, ns they may doom proper: Pro?
vided. That tho corporators s?mil not
keep tho books open for ti longer period
thap one year, at the expiration ol' which
time the right to solicit nod receive sub?
scriptions shall vast in V -i Prusitleut and
Directors of said company.
SKC. 4. Whenever the said sum of ouo
hundred and fifty thousand dollars
(0150,000) is subscribed, in tho manner
herein prescribed, the subscribers, then
executors, administrators and assigns,,
shall be, and they are hereby, dede red.
to bo incorporated into a company, by
tho name of the "Greenwood und Au?
gusta Railroad Company," and may.
organizo as herein provided.
Sta. 5. The said compauy, by its name
above mentioned, shall have perpetual
BD?O?ssion of memberr, shull hold real
and personal property, may sue and be
sued, may plead and be impleaded, moy
have and use a common seal, which they
may break and usu at pleasure, anti
make all such by-laws, rules and regula?
tions os they may deem necessary for the
well-ordering and conducting the affairs
of the company.
SEO. 6. At the first meeting of the
said company, to be oalled by tho corpo?
rators, ss above stated, and at all subse?
quent meetings, ft shall be lawful for
any stockholder to be represented by
proxy, whoso appointment shall be in.
writing, signed by such stockholder; but
a person not a stockholder shall not rep?
rirent such proxy. A majority of two
thirds of the stockholders present, or
represented by proxy, aro empowered to
transact any aud all business connected,
with tho company. At the first meeting
of stockholdors, and annually thereafter,
nt such timo and placo as may bo op
pointed by the by-laws, they shall elect,
by ballot, to serve oho your and until
another election, a President and ten
Directors. No person shall bo elected a
President or Director who is not tho
owner of twenty shares, which must
have been held for threo months prior
to his election; but this foes not apply