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MADRID, May 9.-Qenoral Moriones,
who defeated the forces under SOD Car?
los, at Oroquieta, has been gazetted as
lieutenant-general. The insurrection in
Navarre is now believed to be over.
3,500 insurgents of that province have
ocme in and surrendered to the loyal
foroes. News from all other points
where there are bands of Carlista is fa?
vorable for a speedy restoration of the
authority of the Qoverument.
CHICAGO, May 9.-A meeting of Demo?
cratic editors, representing eighteen
journals, resolved to await the action ol
the Democratic Convention, when, if thc
Cincinnati nominees ure endorsed, they
will receive the hearty support of thc
Democratic ppjss of Illinois. ?
INDIANAPOLIS, May 9.-It is author?
itatively announced that Hendricks wat
not committed to Cincinnati. He wil
be governed by the Baltimore Conven
PABIS, KY., May 9.-The Court Houst
'and Clerk's office were burned to-day.
The records were saved.
NEW YOBE, May 9.-lu the exeoutivt
committee, a motion to indefinitely post
pone the National Democratic Conven
lion, was lost. Baltimore was seleotec
as the place of meeting. The vote wai
three to one. Cincinnati, St. Louis ant
Louisville were the contesting cities.
Bingham's paper mill was burned to
One case of sun-stroke here jester
The warehouse of Samuel D. Toop
kins, 92 Weet street, filled with ootton
caught fire at fi o'clock thia morning
BUU AO u.jii UUlUlUg. AUU 1VOQ Tr... aj
heavy. Cause unknown.
WASHINGTON, May 9-Evening.-At
meeting to-night, Fred. Douglass presid
ing, the following from the Vioe-Presi
dent was read :
WASHINGTON, May 7.
DKAB SIB: Having voted recently, i
the Senate, upon the question of civ;
rights, to which yon refer, I need nc
make any extended statement as to m
views upon it, for actions always speu
mord loudly than mere words; but j
tha>1* vote needed justification, as it dot
aot, tho traveling experience, of yoe
delegates to the National Colored Coi
vention at New Orleans, as detailed b
Frederick Douglass, Sr., in the Naliotu
New. Era, would be its fallest vindioi
tion. If orderly, sober citizens of tl:
United States, entitled by its Constiti
tion, to equality under the law, cann?
obtain, food and lodgings at public bi
tels,'like tho srest bf mankind, or ev?
?average accommodations on roilror
trains, after paying first class fares, v
should either acknowledge that the Coi
etitation is a nullity, or should insist c
that obedience to it by all, and pro te
tion under it to all, which are alike tl
right* jand the duty of ^ho humblest
Weil IllMbe moat iafloolrtial througho
the lenci. (Sespeetfblljufonrs,
r* ^SCHUYLER COLFAX.
To Messrs. E. S. Atkinson, ^Q. 1
Downing, F. Douglass, .Tr.*..J.^ W-Ju
Barnes and F. S. Bar bad oes, CommNtl
Probabilities-The lowest baromet
North of Lake Ontario will oontin
moving North eastwardly. Cloudy ai
threatening weather, with probably rai
will prevail over the Southern States i
Friday and possibly over the North-we
Rising barometer, Northerly winds a
olearing but partially cloudy weather v?
extend South-eastward over the upr.
lake region and the Middle States, a
.probably over New England.
The Committee on Naval Affairs v,
-hold a meeting tomorrow night, to
range their business, previous to ask!
the House to set aside an evening n<
week for the consideration of the varie
bills already prepared by them, 1
whioh they have not yet bad an oppor
nity of reporting to the House. Arno
these measures is a bill providing for 1
construction of ten steamers, as sugg?
ed by the Committee on Foreign Allai
and apart from the recommendations
the Seoretary of the Navy in his ann
report. Not only the Committee
Naval Affairs, bot distinguished offio
of the navy, heretofore consulted by
committee, together with tbe Secret:
of the Navy, are folly impressed w
the necessity of an effioient navy, as <
present force is inadequate for extern
service in oase of emergency. Besic
it is said, among public men, that
relations with Spain are of such a c
racter as to suggest preparations,
looking to war, but to the protection
the rights of citizens of the Uni
States. It is known that onr Minii
to Madrid will soon be withdrawn, i
-no. successor appointed, until, as
recently said by a high executive o ?L
> Spain shall be more disposed than sb
how to act with justice, and accord
to treaty obligations, Although we
not regarded aa even probable, ther
an increasing desire that our navy ?
be placed in an effioient condition;
. therefore the authorities here may,
. lore long, issne orders to the sev
>navy yards to plaoe all ont avail
vessels in sea-going condition.
The United States and Spanish Ch
Commission, although organized r.
than six months ago, have as yet
oided no oases. There will be delay
consequence of the difficulty of prc
ing proofs. The United States ha
proposed that- mode of settling
claims of citizens of the United S
growing ont of tbe rebellion in C
there can be no disagreement on
point; but there are other question!
clading that pertaining to Dr. Hov
whioh may canso further irritation
give occasion for a more dotera
policy toward Spain.
The Court of Olaims, yesterday
. oided sixteeu ootton cases, nggrog
awards to the amount of $353,789.
of these olaims had been appealed, i
Supreme Court, bat the decisions'1
over-ruled, they wero sent back
judgment rendered in pursuance c
decision of the higher oonrt. One of
them was the Carroll caso, involving
over $93.000, and the other $23,000.
From the decision cf the Supremo Cour',
it is inferred that the Acts in forcent thu
time of tho seizure of ootton are a con?
trolling elemeut to determine the dispo?
sition of tho property, and the statute is
to bo thus construed, namely : Where the
property was captured during tba life?
time of tho decedent, thou evidence of
his loyalty is suflicicnt to maintain an
action; but where the seizure was after
administration, then the loyalty of thu
decedent immaterial, und tho right to
maintain un action depends upon tho
loyalty of tho administrator.
In thu Senate, amnesty und social
equality occupied the day. No results.
Sumner's civil rights bill, as .-x substi?
tute for amuetsty, was defeated, but
adopted as au a m-nd nient by Colfax's
c*8tiug vote. Several amendments mo?
difying Suniuer's amendment were de?
feated by Colfax's vote. Tho bill, as
amended, finally fulled. Tins brought
tho liuuso bill agaiu before the Senate,
when Sumner again moved his amend?
ment. Colfax again voted aye. Morton
renewed his amend meut, rcquiriug per?
sons applying for amnesty to swear they
were not Ku Klux or mumbel a of such
associations; adopted, by 20 to 17. The
bill requiring two-thirds, it was fluidly
Yeas-Ames, Buckingham, Caldwell.
Cragin, Clayton, Coukliug, Corbett,
Edmunds, Fenton, Ferry, of Michigan,
Flauigun, Gilbert, Harlam, Hitchcock,
Howe, Kellogg, Luwis, Morrill, of Ver?
mont, Morton, Osborn, Pomeroy, Poul,
Prutt, Kain soy, liioe, Spencer, Sp rugue,
Stewart, Sumner, West, Wilson aud
Nays-Alcorn, Bayard, Blair, Bore
man, Casserly, Cooper, Davis, of West
Virginia, Furry, of Connecticut, Gold
thwaite, Hamilton, of Maryluud, Hamil?
ton, of Texas, HUI, Johnston, Kelly,
Logan, Norwnrd, Syllabary, Stevenson,
Tilton, Trumbull, Vickers and Wright
In the House, Wallace, from South
Carolina, was confirmed in bis seut. Tb?
contestant was allowed $2,151.
Morey, from the Committee on M'lita
ry Affairs, reported a bill restoring cer?
tain wharf property to the city; whicL
waa passed. A bill admittiug Japs tc
West i oint svas tabled, by 78 to 55. Th<
tariff was resumed. There was a lou?
fight over salt aud leather, but all amend
mente were rejected, aud thu vote re
mains as reported.
NEW YOBK, May 9-Evening.-Twen
ty-one Mormon missionaries Bailed fui
Numerous memorials were read at tin
General Conference to-day on secret so
oieties, against insidious distinctions o
raoe or oolor in electing to o dice, am
varions other subjects. Judge Culdwel
proposed a delegation of six to oouvej
fraternal greetings to the M. E. Chord
of the South, to meet in 1874, and cn
deavor to effect au organic union witl
that body. Tbe latter clause was with
drawn, ?nd the motion carried.
The d 'nth of Buchanan Bead is houri;
apprehended. Hiram .Livingston, a re
tired merchant, is dead, aged seventy
nine. Judgo Pierpont luham is dead
agod seventy S
MINNEAPOLIS, May 9.-The Minnesot
Republican Convention -requested it
delegates to 'Philadelphia! to voto fe
Grant and Colfax.
MONTGOMERY, ALA., May\p.'-The De
mocratio Convention meets in Jane.
PIIILADKLPHIA, May 9.-In the Med
cal Association, a resolution was offere
by Dr. Horner, of Virginia, that mon
bera of the association should disconrag
the use of alcoholic stimulants in the:
remedies; which was adopted.
Flna.nct?! snJ CommeroUi.
LONDON, May 9-Noon,-Consols 92^
Bonds 80%. Discounts of the Ban
advanced 5 per cent.
FRANKFORT, May 9.-Bonds 95
PARIS, May 9.-Rentes 54f. 52c.
LIVERPOOL, May 9-3 P. M.-Cottc
quiet-nplands 10%; Orleans ll)?; sah
10,000 bales; speculation and expo
LIVERPOOL, May 9-Evening.-Cottc
closed quiet and unchanged.
NEW YORK, May 9-Noon.-Floi
a shade firmer. Wheat advancing. Coi
tending upward. Pork quiet-mess 13.'
@13.75. Lard dall-No. 1 to prin
steam 9J^@9J%. Cotton neglected ai
nominal-uplands23%; Orleans 24; sal
19i bales. Freights steady. Stocl
very heavy. Gold steady, at 14.0
Money easy, at 6@7. Exchange-loi
D%; short 10>?. ; Governments firm ai
7 P. M.-Cotton nominal; sales 2
bales-aplaude 23%; Orleans 24)
Floor scarce and advancing-common
fair extra 8 23? 10.50; good to ohoi
firstname.lastname@example.org. Whiskey steady. Whe
irregular, unsettled and l(3)3o. higher
winter red Western 1.90?1.92. Co
closed heavy, at 7G?77. Rice stead
Pork steady. Lard qaiet and fin
Freights dull. Sales of futnreu to-d
7,100 bales, aa follows: May 2215 16, S
Juno 23 9-16; July 23 11-16, 23
August 23 J?; September 21%; Ootot
20; November 19, 19%; Deo ember 1
Money 5@6. Sterling weaker, at 9>.<
9%. Gold HJ?@14>?. Governmei
steady. Nc r South Carolinas bea'
Ten ness e ea cry quiet; market genera
UT. Louis, May'9.-Flour qaiet. Cc
firm. Whiskey quiet. Pork dull,
12.50. Bacon quiet.
LOUISVILLE, May 9.-Flour-m cd ii
and high gradee firm; family, hi
grades 7.50; low grades dull. Cc
qniet. Bacon unchanged. Whist
DOVER, DEL., May 9.-The Repa!
oan Convention instructed its delega
to vote for Grant and Colfax.
MOBILE, May 9.-Ootton dali-rx
diing 22%; receipts 233 bales; st
BALTIMORE, May 9.-Ootton qc
and firm-middling 23,%; receipts !
bales; sales 98; stock 10,372.
CHARLESTON, May (9.-Cotton quit
middling 22i?<0)22l?; receipts 221 bales;
sales 300; a took 14,191.
AUGUSTA, May 9.-Cotton unchanged;]
receipts 550 bales; Bales 75.
BOSTON, May 9.-Cotton quiet-mid
ddliog 23%; receipts 7Q0 bales; sales
SAVANNAH, May 9.-Ootton quiet and
firm-middling 22)^; receipts 523 bales;
sales 100; stock 18.UU2.
HoBUIDXiB.-A catastrophe- almost un?
paralleled in horror, disclosing the gross
cruelties of thu Macao emigrant trade by
ooo last and most terrible demonstration,
happened in tho China Seas l ist May,
und is recorded iu a parliamentary re?
port just ordered by tho Iiouso of Com?
mons to be printed. A vessel called tho
Doti Juau, ending under the Hag and
with tho authority of the Portuguese
Government, set nuil ou the -4th of May,
with G50 coolies on board. Thu.-c poor
wretches, it appears, were kidnapped
ami ?hipped iu tho inost shameful man?
ner. Once on board, thia large multi?
tude was placed literally iu prison
penned on the maui deck und fastened
down by three iron gratings, which
clused tho hutches, leu coolies ut u time
ouly beiug allowed to come on deck.
Tho ship sailed lu f dr weather froui
Macao. On the second day of tho voy?
age, as declared by Herker, au Austrian
seumau, the captain selected twenty
coolies and put them iu irons, with much
brutality, as un example to the others.
Cu the thud day, a difficulty ai ose about
the food passed down to tho emigrants.
Tue i n ter pi eier got angry, and struck
those who complained with his cane;
whereupon thu wretched coolies made u
nidi at their European jailors. The
iron hatches were immediately slammed
bade upon them, and when the poor
creature'? beat upon the beams und
planks to get air, muskets were fired,
down into thu crowd. It then appear?
that, in desperation, some few of tho
coolies set fire to a store-room forward,
hoping, no doubt, to force thu crew to
throw their prison open. The sailors
tried to pump water down upou the seat
of tho confiagratiou, but tho freuzied
men below pussed thu hose out of the
port-holes, <?o that pumping became use?
less. Thea tho fire spread beyond all
control, aud volumes of ?hick smoke
rolled into the main deck-choking the
mass of coolies at either end, who hud
tukeu no purt iu the previous proceed?
ings. Rfd tongues of flame uud suffo?
cating clouds tilled the ship below
halohus; while thu miserable prisoners
beat at the iron grating, tore at the fast?
enings of the deck, aud eveu endeavored
to get up to the air through thu venti?
lators. The port-holes, however, were
fastened, the dead-lights were too small
to allow of a man's budy passing, and
the ventilators were burred, so that
there was no nf cape.
'Io two hours' time tho fire was "es?
tablished on the -main deck"-which
means that scores ot the Chinese bad al?
ready '4>een roasted or smothered-yet
the crew never took a siuglo step toward
sating the lives of the imprisoned
wretches. They merely lowered three
boats on their own account, und pushed
off from tho buruiug vessel, leaving all
that mass of human creatures pent up in
u floating hell of fear and agony. The
sea was calm; the hutches might surely
have been opened ut the last moment;
yet the Dou Juan's captain and bauds
shoved off, while thu ship bluzud, and
while the coolies perished inside with
frightful cries und cercaras. Tho scoun?
drel master and crow saved their villain?
ous lives; a junk picked them up; and
the same witness who tells us this says
that when tho twenty Chinese in irons,
who were upon the forecastle, broke
away their fetters, and swam toward the
junk; they were pushed off into the seu
to drown. Meantime, ia their awful
terror, the survivors of the 650 below
found some means of bursting tho fore
hatch. Scores were by this time killed
by the flames or the smoke; scores had
been trampled down in-tbe frenzied rush
for life to tho uppor deck. About 100 in
nil at last emerged from that Golgotha of
anguish, and leaped at once into tho sea.
A. few managed to get hold of spars aud
floating gear, and hung upon these till
some fishing boats picked thom up next
morning. The majority were already
mortally injured when they escaped, or
were drowned, or crushed by the f alli nu
shaine and spars of tho ship. But at
least 500 were first scorched to death, or
choked and trampled dead, before the
infernal prison-gate waa forced by the
breaking open of the hatches, which tho
saptuiu and crew had so shamefully left
AN ABSCONDINO DANCING MASTKK -
Wo understand that the dancing master
who held forth at the Augusta Hotel
Prof. John Lewis by name-has disap?
peared from the hotel and the city,
having been last seen with bis carpet?
bag, crossing Hamburg bridge, Satur?
day afternoon. He was generally paid
by his pupils in advanoe, and had, ac?
cording to their statements, some $150
paid to him. He is thought to have
prooeeded in the direotion of Columbia.
# > ?
The Beaufort Republican says: "A
gentleman digging in his garden on Bay
street, on Wednesday last, unearthed a
Bk ele ton, which had evidently been
buried a long time. How it got there is
a mystery, as it was covered by only a
few inobes of dirt. A surgeon was
oalled upon who, after a minute exami?
nation, pronounced it to be that of a '
female, about ten years old, and much
worn. It was one of the tilter variety,
with fifteen springs."
James Ellis, colored, wau drowned ou
the 13th of April, near Saluda Old Town
ferry, while assisting in getting a flat up
tho river, to tho usual point of keeping !
it, and from wheoco it bad drifted some
half a mile down the river. Tho body
was not fonnd until eight days after,
over two miles down tbe river from
where he fell out the flat.
! Oa.pt. Charles V. Hamilton Denles Impli?
cation with tl?? McDuflle Hobben,
Yesterday oar reporter had an inter?
view with Capt. Charlee V. Hamilton,
, the alleged leader of the band of rob
I bers, and who was convicted at the last
j term of McDuffie Superior Court, and
I sentenced to tea years' imprisonment in
I the penitentiary for robbery.
I Capt. Hamilton said: I wish to make
' a statement in regard to the evideuce of
Long and Willis, aud also iu regard to
the previous character of those men. It
was ? tissue of lies from beginning to
end. Long's statement was identical
with a passage in a book called "The
Fancy Man; or, A November Day in Bos?
ton." Long had this book hero iu jail
with him arid learned that passage before
tho trial took place. Loug stuted that
this robbery was bis first offence. That
was not true. He confessed to mo, when
bc was with toe in this jail, some timo
before the trial, that he had been impli?
cated in a number of crimes during and
since thu war. lu 1861 ho stole a horse
and exchanged it for a mule, which he
sold to a Mr. Lanier, iu Abbeville Coun?
ty, South Carolina. Ho said that after
thc wur, in 1865, bu was hired by several
parties to kill Mr. Lanier, for which
service ho was to receive $103. Be fora
he got to Linier's house, however, he
?included not to kill him, but to give
him a good whipping. Lanier wus a
horso doctor, aud Long sent a man up tc
his bouso to tell him that a gentleman
bad a sick horse down the road, which
be wauted attended to. Linier went tc
where Long WUP, who gave him 30C
lashes, ulmost killiug him. Ho was next
in with a parly who robbed au old mai
named Bou nt roe, in Abbeville. Lo nj;
was to kill Bountreu with a sledge-ham
mer, but us ho made a blow at him th?
oid man dodged, uud Lue hammerslippec
from Long's grasp. Bountree thai
jumped tu bis gun and the robbers rai
off, taking with thom about 0600. Im
mediately afterwards Long, with twe
others, stole a lot uf guns, pistols, watch
and $150 iu money from a party of ne
groes on Little Biver, in South Carolina
r inding that he was getting under sus
picion, We said he came down to Edge
Held and hired himself to Series & Hew
itt, who were working a guld mine
Whilo there he frequently stole gold
which another person was suspected ti
taking. He aud another party weut t<
rob a negro ou tbe Savannah Biver, bu
us they entered the house thu negri
struck at Lung with an uxe, cutting opel
his shoulderaud nearly cleaving him ic
twain. He afterwards tried to make i
appear that it was the Eluui boys, o
Lincoln County, who were concern?e
in this robbery. At Dom's Miuo, S. C.
Long robbed thu Uuited States census
taker in 1870 of his books and money,
He said that there was a man namec
Harriss came to him afterward, and lol
him that if he gave up the books h
might keep the money. He told Hat
riss he knew nothing about tho robbery
Harriss then went to a mun who wa
concerned with Long in tho affair, an?
told him Lung had confessed. The ma
then gave up the books. Again fallin
nuder suspicion, Long said he went t
Coweta County, Ga., and afterwards li
cated in Thomson. He also stolu a hors
from a mau named Blackwell, iu Edge
field County, S. C., aud sold it in Glin
cock County, Ga. Willis, who tried t
make the impression that I had induce
him to do wrong, was as bad as Lout
He helped to murder Atkins, beside
being engaged in other crimea. Ban
sey, io 1866, went with u porty to Lil
coln County, and searched the house (
au olel negro man, named Henry Cobl
for money. Failing to get uuy at tb
house, they went to the house of Cobb
son, whom they hung until he was nenrl
dead, to make bim confess where h
father's money was. They then wei
back to Henry Cobb's, where they wei
fired upon by a party of negroes. Ot
of Ramsey's party was killed and tl
others were all wounded. Last sprit
Ramsey went to New York to get cou
terieit money. His expenses were pa
by four citizens of the County, who
names I never expect to make known.
Reporter-If you nre innocent, Cai
Hamilton, why were you couvioted?
jury of twelve honest men tried yoi
Hamilton-I was unable to ccipli
lawyers until tho last moment; con:
qnently, wus not prepared. If I hi
had a chance, I could have proved th
Long and Willis were induced to lesti
against mo, and could have establish
my innocence to the satisfaction of eve
one. That which did mo tho most hui
was tho report that I was u United Stul
detective, trying to ferret out Ku Kin
If I was that, I was certainly a dang
ous man in the commnnity.
Reporter-Long's ev id en c.; in relali
to you, Captain Hamilton, was vt
straightforward and conclusive.
Hamilton-Yes; but, aa I said befo
he took every word of it out of tbe bo
he had here in jail with him. Lo
stated that ho was twenty years o
whilo his real age is twenty-four you
This he told me himself. Mr. Eva
who was robbed some time since, has
peatedly said he would not believe Lc
on his oath. 1 am innocent, anti i
made to suffer for the crimes of other
Hamilton then stated that he was be
ia ?Spar tan burg, S. C., in 1817, s
served through tho war in Gen. Forre
command, ns captain of a band of soot
He was married in Edgefield, in.Fauna
1867. Hamilton is a powerfully ht
man, aud has anything but a pleas
countenance. His bare statement t
he is innocent will hardly be boliev
when twelve citizens of MoDuflieCouij
which was the principal socue of
mis-doings, after a fair and impar
trial, have pronounced him guilty.
[Augits!'i Constitutionalist, 8lJ,
The Radicals want some relio at Ph
dolphin which will beat the old chai
tho Cincinnati Convention. A copj
the Constitution, not punched ful!
bayonet holes, would do it.
[Detroit Free Pren
SOUTHERN STATE BONDS.-Io the finan
oiul column of the New York Herald, of
the 6th, we find the following in refer?
en co to Southern State bonde:
The bonds of the Southern States,
never very uctive in this market, are
gradually sinking in the scale of securi?
ties. This will continue to be the case
uutil some different course of policy
from that now practiced in the South is
inaugurated. The financial status of
nearly all the Southern States is far be?
low that of their Northern and North?
western sisters. Since the close of tho
war, they have been drifting on from a
bad to a worse condition, uutil they have
actually reached a point which makes
repudiation almost necessary. It is not
yet too late, however, for them to reco?
ver their former positions, and bave
themselves from tho disgrace which at?
tends and always follows a bankrupt go?
vernment. Their political condition re?
quires to bo revolutionized. They must |
choose law-mukers who ure ready to go
heart and soul into the cause bf retrench?
ment. They mnst elect legislators who
are anxious to porform their duties in the
interest of the State und for the welfare
of the people, and who aro willing to
work for redemption instead of personal
aggrandizement. They must have of?
ficers less actuated by selfish desires,
and with greater affection for the public
good. Ali who are entrusted with re?
sponsible positions should possess, in
sumo degree, ut least, those cardinal
iiindificatious, virtue, justice, prudence
?nd fortitude, added to honest intentions
and disinterested motives. Until tho
Southern people can effect a change in
their political relations tbut will lead
them nearer to tho requirements above
recited, they must not expect to regain
the proud and commanding positions
they once occupied iu ino Uuiuu family.
350 murders last year, and but one
mao suffering the extreme penalty of the
law. He, poor Jock Reynolds, half
witted, without money or friends, was
hung as un awful example. Who won- !
ders that crime holds high carnival in our
midst?-New fork Citizen.
J. A. Cheney and wife, of Waltham,
Massachusetts, will have to pay William
G ri tli us, Jr., of tho fume place, $300 da?
mages, for saying in a ball room: "He
looks liku a thief"-according to the
judgment of the? Superior Civil Court for
This is a world of disappointment.
The execution of John Presswood bas
been postponed by the Governor of Ten?
nessee until the 21th of May next. The
sentence will then in all probability be
carried into effect, if another sickening
postponement is not decided upon.
The Haleigh (N. C.) News states that
some twenty-five families, principally
from Canada, but embracing the Scotch
and English element, have recently
bought lands and settled aronnd Hen?
derson, on the line of the Haleigh and
Q o r K ij An til VALS, May 9.- Nickerson
Hon** -J P Brauch, Richmond; J W Shaokle
ford. Gui.TRi 1 ; li Kidder, Miss Kidder, Miss
Holmes.' Wilmington; FL Smith and wife
Edg. Held; H J Furber, F Harrall, N Y; MD
L Mc Lev?, A J.ii.ui. Hock Hill; TP Slider,
H C; J C Chiles, (i W Andrew?, Mill Wny; H
W Parr. Fairfield. ]
Colttm'?a Iluttl-Clifford Varden, Virginia;
J.?im F Anica and wife, Maasachneetts; J M
McKiumnro, NU; OU Addison, Edgefield; J
C Pik?, Orangeburg; J S Browning, Charles?
ton; S P Mai news, ? P Bryan, Ringville; D M
Cobb, H D Gilbert. Wilmington; J D Ander?
son, l'en ne-Mee; J J MoLure. Chester: J F
WaPae?, John Mays, Yorkville; J J Bum
nierill, N C; .1 J Fleming, Hum ter ; J F Spof
ford, J.uii>-M Anderdon,Charleston; N B Barn?
well, eiu ; C il Hopkins, BC; lt R Hemphill,
J R V;inct-.iinkesbury; W A a"radley, Augusta;
B Johnson, Newberry..'
1 A TONS NO. 1 TIMOTHY HAY, for Bale
L^-fc by . E. HOPE.
Besirable City Property for Sale.
.\TTE offer, at private sale, the HOUSE and
VT LOr on Assembly street, corner of
Lady street, lately occupied by J. L. Lums?
den. Tho lot is well improved, and measures
on Assembly street 139 feet, running back 111
feet. Ter nu accommodating.
May 10 fw2 MONTEITH A BAUSKETT.
Independent Fire Co.
THE members of this
Company will attend an
adjourned meeting, at
che Hall. THIS EVEN?
ING, at 8 o'clock.
J. F. SUTPHEN,
May 10 1 Secretary.
To the Citizens of Columbia.
AT a mooting of Pbooix Hook and Ladder
Company, held at their Hall, on MON?
DAY EVEN INO, April 29, 1872, it was re?
solved that a Committee be appointed to so?
licit stiMucriplions from the citizens of Colum?
bia, for the purpose of purchasing a new
Apparatus UH tho one at present owned by
the Company is almost entirely unfit for use.
lu malting this appeal, tho Company is well
aware that the citizens have been called on
lately tor subscriptions to purchase the
Stoamcre owned by the respective Companies
in the city; but as the amount required to
purchase /. new Truok will be small in com?
parison with the eost of a Steamer, tho Com?
pany rely on the well known generosity of the
citizens of Columbia to aid in placing this
brauch of thu Fire Department on a proper
footing. _ . ?
Tho following members of the Company
compose the Committee, who will solicit sub?
Committee for East side of Main street
Messrs. Dunn, Jeans, Cantwell, Jackson.
Committee for West side of Main street
Messrs. NI mm*. Davis, Brookbanks, Meehan.
Commuter at Large-Messrs. Little and
Epstiu. JOHN L. LITTLE, Foreman.
i). <io .nM.is. Secretary._May 10 0
(IO rr?N SEED REFINED OIL, by the gal
j lon ov barrel. Also, in glaass, pints and
.piart*. For salid ow. E. HOPE.
VTEW sugar-cured HAMS,
UN Breakfast Strips,
Smoked Beef, for salo low. E. HOPE.
I / xi \ DOZEN AXES.
LvJ vj 4'J diales Bagging.
.?nu bundle* Arrow Tins.
20 dozen Railroad Shovels.
200 nair? Trace Chains.
Just received and for ?ale at lowest market
uri oes. L?RICK A LOW BANOE?
IAM prepared to furnish ?07 amount of
HAY, delivered on the placo, at $1.26 per
100, or ti delivered in the city. The hay ia
out on tho plantation known aa Hampton's,
Qve miloB below the city, and ia fresh and of
the finest nullity. Parties can leave orders
at E. Hope's, for J. M. MOKOAN.
May 8_^ _ Imo
WILL be paid for the recovery of a COW,
which waa stolen or strayed on the
5th inatant. The Gow ia of medium alas,
with red back, nock and aide*, a darker shade
of samo ahont head, with white star in fore?
head, and white bell;; a whitish ring around
the middle of the tail, which ia white at end.
She has long turned-up borna, and is about
elevon years old. Call on or addreaa Dr. J.
H. PUAN l'Z, United States Army, at Military
Headquarters, Columbia, 8. C. May 9 2*
For the Best
pt ET tho "EPICUREAN," "Gold Bug," '
V- "Jasmine," or
Of the finest materials, and acknowledged to
bo the heat CIGAHS ever bought three for 25
coal?. If you want your company appreciated
By a Xiady,
[ Only light one of theae, and offer her a lady's
."INDIAN GIBL>?"Wb?C'1 C*n foQnQ 4t tne
See "Daily Union."
May 0 "
The Celebrated Stallion Bankahot.
^ OWNED by G. B. F BAN KLIN,
__BBg_Hn|S "ill stand at Owen Daley's 8ta
?tSsSsSr QfjA bice, on Aaaembly Btrcet, from
?g^jjf jB the 8th of May untilthe ISth of
BUCKSHOTS ? bright sorrel, 15J banda
high, and five yoara old.
PEDIGREE.- Bnokahot aired by Young
Butlor; ho by old Gov. t ntler, whose pedigree
is too well known to comment on: Dam br
Black Boan; Grand dam Steel Filly; sba
aired by tho old imported Rt GO); Black BOBO
aired by Abdallah, and-he by the old importad
MAKES will bo taken charge of at Daley's
Stablea, and tbey will receive the neat atten?
tion, and obargea reasonable. Not reap?nei?
ble for accidenta.
TE HMS. - $20.00 in advance. il.OOfor tho
Groom._May S imo"
BOOTS, SKOES AND HATS;
-- ty.fj .
. LADIES' and Miafiea' Laos,
J^Hv Congreaa and Button BOOTS."
\ Toilot and Dress SLIPPERS.
?1 'taggjn Children'? ?ud Infants'3hpoB,
in great variety. ? ~-~
Gentlemen's, Boya' and Tootha*' BOOTS,
SHOES and GAITERS.
mjxtmnn Gentlemen's, Boya' and Cbil
? dren'a Straw, Linon^ Wool, Plash,
Newark Older. ^
SPA BELING sweet Newark CIDER, on
draught, for aale by the gallon.nt . .
May 81_. ,. .. Main, street.
Tongues, Strips, Beef, ?to. .
6DOZ. SMOKED B. TONG DES,
SCO Iba. prime Smoked B?ef, 7
1,000 Iba. Breakfast Stripa,
Fulton Market Corned Beef, '
Pickled Pig Pork, for aale low by
April 24_E. HOPE.
BURNETTS-best in market. FnH aasort
ment._ -GEO. 8YMMEB8.
Canned Vegetables, *6.
PEAS, Lima Beans, Asparagus, Green
Corn, Suocotacb, Tomatees, Mdshroome,
Trufflea, Peaches, Pine Applet, California
Apricots and Pears, (decidedly tho finest
thinga ever put into cans,) frosh Salmon,
Mackerel, Lobaters, Oyatera, Sardines, Ac. .
May 4_GEO. SIMMERS.
Initial and Monogram Frost.
IS now prepared, with a Press and apper*
tainmenta, to manufacture INITIAL PA?
PER and ENVELOPES to order, embossed
and in colors, of all sizes and quality.
Keeps constantly in store a fall stock of
Fancy and Staple STA I ONER?, BLANK
BOOKS, Fancy Articles andallgoodapertain?
ing to a first class Stationery House.
WTIERCES Davis' Diamond HAMS, for
aalo at reduced prices, by
April 21_ GEO. SYMMEBS.
Gold and Silver
BOUGHT and sold, at
THE CITIZENS' SAVINGS BANK.
Motz's Celebrated North Carolina
IHAVE a lot of the above WHISKEY on
hand, and having made arrangements to
take all Whiskey manufactured by Mots, will
constantly keep it on hand. Can only be bad
at W. J. BLACK'S,
March 27 Gmo_Charlotte, N. 0.
Look Ont for K. K.'Sl
March 28 ggjjfjg 0- 8BEQBB8*.
5,000 Live Indians Just Arrived.
THEY are pitted against John Beegera*
10,000 K. K.'fl, at the odd?. Bat all may
end in Brooke._GEO. 8YMMER8.
Money to Lend,
ON marketable collaterals, at.
TH E CITIZENS' SAVINGS BANK.
Mutilated - Currency
BOUGHT at a moderate dleoonnt, at
THE CITIZENS*- SAVINGS'BANK
Powder. Shot, ?e.
AF?LL A?SOBTMEN^M Olin and Blast?
ing POWDEB. Shot; Liad, P?reneaion
Cap?, Onn-wAda, Ac, on band and for aale
low, at wholesale and wt*!!,'fer
Dec 20 JOHN AGNEW A SON.
Groceries, Wines and Liquors.
AFULL SUP'PLY Of CHOICE FAMILY
GBOOERIES, in all their varietiea. Beat
I-brands Champagnes, Wines, Liqnora. 4o.,
suitable for Ohriatmas, on hand and for sale
j loVby_ JOHN AGNEW A BON.
American Clnb Fish.
Jterf tf"?tfc A DELICIOUS relian: better
and muoh oheapor than Sardines. For salo
by j___ a. HOPE.
North Carolina Hay.
I fjRT BALES good N. C. HAY, foy aale low,
4 ? by *. HOP*.