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PuW?ped Daily and Tri-Weekly,/
Every Wednesday Morning,
BY JUMAN A. SELBY,
Editor and Proprietor,
Offloe Ho. 160 North Richardson St.
jn*J?The Phosntx ia tho oldest Daily
Paper in South Carolina, has the largest
circulation in the upper portion of the
State, and has been regularly issued
aflboe Its inception?March 21, 1865.
Daily, six months, $4; Tri-Weekly,
2.50; Weekly?>?k <?
Inserted in Da?yiafr $1 a/square of nine
fcr ?ret, and. 50 cents eaoh su
Ikies fcr first, and. 50 cents eaoh eubse
?ent fasora?n; if not exceeding five
es in length, 75- cents. Long adver?
tisements by the week, month or year,'at
less rates. Marriages, Funeral Invita?
tions'ftoY, $l~ !' ? ;
^TBook and ' Job Printing of every
description faithfully attended to.
J. X QjftfbV; Bidgway.
H. W. LaVsrm, Abbeville.
Jobtft b-OTeiu; Kewbfory.
It is greatly to be feared that the
charming Miss Anthony will not be
summoned to appear as a witness
in the great Brookly can-can. The
world is., thoroughly tired of Mr.
Beecner and Mrs. Til ton and their
little affairs, and what it particularly
wants to know now, is whether' or
not Susan used to bo in the habit
of sitting in .Theodore's lap; for
until within the last ten or twelve
months, Su?a? had seduced the
world into the belief that for a man
to come wi?jin twenty steps of her
was for that man to be snatched
Retail mgar-deilers are unhappy
over the now cigar-box, which aas.
perforated coupons on the inside
edge corresponding with the num?
ber of cigars in the box. The cou?
pons are furnished by the Govern?
ment in place of stamps, and when
a cigar is sold, a coupon has to be
destroyed- betfoj?. the -.purchaser.
B&fcffy R>ng?it?o^ ilir have each'
cocktail manufactured for married
men-announced to their wives by a
It is a ' great pity that Mrs.
Woodhull isn't permitted to testify
in the case Of Tilton against
Beecner. It ia time her testimony
would hardly be appropriate for
the pages of a "first reader" for
children, but just think what
charming and instructive reading
it would be for the more advanced
pupils of a first class female semi?
nary. , .? ' iL; ?
A tramp in the New Haven lock?
up wasirecently overheard describ?
ing to a crowd of his brethren the
best places for lodging and food
between ?'New15 York and Boston,
illustrating his remarks with
rough chart, which he had pre?
pared as the result of his experience.
a&?AT?8T OF ALL MESICUHSS |
13 HErNTTSB'S QOEEN'S DELIGHT,
for p*rifyrng tho Blood. For sale at
his PrrurfSWeT. ffi ? ^ | April 16 f
NOTICE is hereby given that john
AGNEW, executor of the estate of
Daniel R Ho well, deceased, has applied
to H<m- R -1. Bodne, Judg
in and fMitfc* County of R
final d-^chsrsfo a; csocstcr. ItiS<
that tbe.21st day of May, A. D. 11
nx4A>ftjr [hnsfinaf petition, and/*'
iiatsjsmstnt of said estate. ,.. . \
?ci: n*;n ?<,..-??. < b. j^boobE, *y
Judge of Probate? Richland County.
Apraw^r.-? ., tla,
given that john
strator of the setate
ono, Judge of Pro?
lin ty of Rlchlanq,
? inch admlnlstra
?t the tlat day of
flsed for bearing of
\ settlsment of said
chland County. ?
Is tbePlace to Buy
DRUGS AID FAKOY ARTICLES.
May 6 ?
Unite* ?pftM *tib.
T3B0P08AX8 wffl bo received "at tho
-IT Gontraet Office of this Department
fantil 3 o'clock P. M. of dint 'May, (to be
decided by 10th June,) for carrying the
mails of the United States from July 1,
1875, to June30, 1876, on the following
routes in the State of South Carolina, and
by the schedule of departures and arri?
vals herein specified, viz:
14,110. From Marion O. H., by Ella's
Grove, Britton's Neck, and book by
Centenary, to MarionC. H., equal to
23 miles and back, once a week.
Leave Marion 0. H. Friday at 6 P. M.
Arrive at Marion O. H. Saturday by 12 M.
Bond required with bid, $200.
14,143. From Welford, by Reidsviile and
Woodruffs, to Barleywood, 25 miles
and back once a week.
Lcavo Welford Friday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Barley wood by 4 P..-M. .
Leave Baric v wood Saturday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Welford by 4 P. M.
Bond required with bid, $300.
14,170. From Donaldsville to Duo West,
' 4 miles and back, six times a week.
Leave Donaldsville daily, except Sunday,
at 3 P. M.
Arrive at Duo West by 4 P. M.
Leave Duo West daily, except Sunday,
at 1.30 P. M.
Arrive at Donaldsville by 2.30 P. M. 1
Bond required with bid, $200.
14,194. From Charleston, by Enterprise,
to Edisto Island, 43 miles and back,
once a week, by steamboat.
Leave Charleston Wednesday.at 12 M.
Arrive at EdiBto Island by 8 P. M.
Leave Edisto Island Thursday at 12 M.
Arrive at Charleston by 8 P. M.
Bond required with bid, $1,000.
14.205. From Green Pond to Walter
borough, 15 miles and back, six
times a week.
Leave Green Pond dailv, except Sunday,
at 12 M.
Arrive at Walterborough by 7 P. M.
Leave Walterborough daily, except Sun?
day, at 7 A. M.
Arrive at Green Pond by 11.30 A. M.
Bond required with bid, $700.
14.206. FromNewberry O. H., by Mar?
tin's Depot and Clinton, to Lanrens
C. H., 3U miles and back, three
times a week.
Leavo Newberry C. H. Tuesday, Thurs?
day and Saturday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Laurcns C. H. by 6 P. M.
Leave Laurcns C. H. Monday, Wednes?
day and Friday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Newberry C. H. by 6 P. M.
Bond required with bid, $1,200.
14.207. From New Market, by Harris
burgh, to Long Cane, 27 miles and
back, once a week.
Leave New Market Saturday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Long Cane by 5 P. M.
Leave Long Cane Friday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at New Market by 5 P. M.
Bond required with bid, $300.
14.208. From Yorkville to Chorlotto, (N.
C.,) 31 miles and back, once a week.
Leave Yorkville Thursday at 7 A. M.
Arrive at Charlotte by 6 P. M
Leave Charlotte Friday at 7 P. M.
Arrive at Yorkville by 6 P. M.
. Bond required with bid, $400.
] For laws relating to the postal service,
forms of proposal, bond and certificate,
and for instructions and conditions to be
embraced in the contract, see advertise?
ment of this date in pamphlet form', and
to be found at the termini of each route,
or by addressing the Second Assistant
Bids should be sent in sealed enve?
lopes, superscribed,. "Mail proposals,
State of South Carolina," and addressed
to the Second Assistant Postmaster-Gen?
eral, Washington, D. C.
April 21 w6 Postmaster-General.
NOTICE is hereby given that I, W. P.
Hix, surviving partner of the firm
off WEARN A HIX, will msjee my final
settlement of the business of the 6aid
firm, with the administratrix of the
estate of Richard Wearn, on the 12th
day of MAY, 1875. All persons who
have claims agains the said firm will
present the same before that date for
payment, and all persons still indebted
to tho said firm aro requested to make
payment W. P. HIX.
j Amu. 15, J875.
Notice is hereby given that Margaret
R. Wearn, administratrix of the estate of
Richard Wearn, deceased, has applied to
Hon. B. I. Boone, Judge of Probate, in
and for tho County of Richland, for a
final discharge as such administratrix.
It is ordered, that the 12th day of
MAY, A. D. 1875, be fixed for hearing of
petition, and a final settlement of said
?state. B. I. BOONE,
Judgo of Probate, Richland County.
ALL persons holding claims against
the estate of WM. McGUlNNIS, de?
ceased, are hereby warned to band in
said olaims, properly attested, to the un?
dersigned, by the first day of July next,
else they will be barred.
ELLEN McGUlNNIS, Executrix,
D. McGUlNNIS,, Executor. .. ,
20 Superior Muaio Books. M i '
"VTEW, /For Opening and Closing
?S Schools, 40 cent?.
\ For Note Reading in Schools, .
American School Music Reader?.
Vola. I, n and HL 35c.> 50c., 60c.
CHBB&FiTL VOICES. 60c?.
For Sabbath Schools, ? ?
RIVER OF LIFE. New Ed. $30 per 100
For High Schools and Academies,
HOUR OF SINGING. $Ltt)
> For Home Entertainment, t?$.\
PIANO AT HOHE. * hands. fees
ORGAN AT HOME.
GEMS OF STRAUSS. , $W
I Cheap Instruction Books, . iy*
Winner'! Hew Schools, (each 75 e?&
for Piano, for Cabinet Organ, for Melo
deon, Ids Guitar, lor Banjo, fos Corset,
for Fife for Aeeprdeon, fpr Claris***,
for Flute and for Flageolet. . ot,r
Sold by all the principal Music Deal?
ers. Sent post-paid for retail price. . . ,
OLIVER DrrSON A CO., Boston.
CHAR H. DITSON k CO.,
May 1 swt 711 Broadway, N. Y.
IK EXCHANGE WflUVTOB COTTON,
i The Celebrated Fertilisers for Cottsn, Cor?, Wheat and Tobacco.
REDUCED PRICES! LIBERAL TERMS!
Wiloox. Gibbes & Co.'s Manipulated Guano,
Prepared at Savannah, Oft?, end Charleston, S. C, and
Imported in bulk direct from Phoanix Islands, Sonth Pacific Ocean.
WE arc offering the above celebrated FERTILIZERS, this season, at considera?
bly reduced prices, and give purchasers the option of paying in cotton on the
basis of 17 cents for middling, delivered at planters nearest depot, by November 1,
1875, the cotton to be packed in good merchantable bales. By this arrangement the
planter has a guarantee af realizing a good price for his cotton to pay for fertilizers.
These GUANOS are too well known to require comment. Those who have used I
them know how to appreciate their value; those who have not, as yet, will find, on
fair trial, that their liberal use will pay en present crops, besides being of future
benefit to their lands. For further information, call on the undersigned for circu
i tars, containing analysis, opinions of planters, Ac.
Jan 23 4mo SEIBELS A EZELL, Agents, Columbia, S. C.
It. BRADLEY, Proprietor,
THIS long and favorably known
House, pleasantly sitnat ed oil Johnson
Square, having been recently repaired
and repainted, and having all of its
departments filled with competent,
polite and attcntivo employees, offers
to the traveling public comforts un?
surpassed by any house in Southern
States. Feb 13 3mo
ROSE'S HOTEL, COLUMBIA, 8. C.
WM. E. ROSE, Proprietor.
FIRST CLASS HOTEL.
Fare $2} a day, including
Omnibus ride. Situated
_"neor the Capitol and in
|pfy*}: centre of business part of |
i^<4f the city. My Omnibus'
gVr-r W*H convey passengers to
^ and from every train. The I
~3 Ladies' Apartments are
complete; en t ranee on As- |
sembly street. BILLI?
ARD and BATH ROOMS I
are all new and in good
order. Ap ?
Manufactured by HOLMES, CALDER & CO., Proprietors.
Office 203 East Bay street. Factory corner Cumberland and Philadelphia streets,
Oliarleston, ??. O.
rIPORTERS and dealers in Lubricating and Paint On.S, WINDOW GLASS and
PAINTERS' MATERIAL. Agents for Averiiis Chemical Paint, Prince's Metalic |
Paint, Rubber and Leather Belting. Fob 25 J6ino
Great Southern Freight and Passenger Line!
CHARLESTON, S. O.,
TO AND FROM
BALTIMH8F, I'lULlliELPBIA, SEW YORK, BfiSTOX,
The New England Manufacturing Cities.
THREE times a week from New York -Tuesday, Thursday
and Saturday. /ar-Elegont
State Room Accommodations.
Sea Voyage ten to twelve Hours 5
Shorter, "via Charleston." Total,
capacity 40,000 bales monthly.
The South Carolina Railroad Company,
And connecting Roads West, in alliance with the fleet of thirteen first class Steam?
ships to the above ports, invite attention to the quick time and regular despatch
afforded to the business public in the Cotton States at the PORT of CHARLESTON,
offering facilities of rail and sea transportation for Freight and Passengers not ex- I
celled in excellence and capacity at any other port. The following splendid Ocean J
Steamers are regularly on the line:
TO SEW YORK.
CHARLESTON.Janus Berrv, Commander.
JAMES ADGER.T. J. Lookwood, Commander.
CHAMPION.B. W. Lockwood. Commander.
MANHATTAN.M. S. Woodhull. Commander.
JAMES ADGER A CO.. Agents, Charleston, S. C.
GEORGLA . .S. Crowell, Commander.
SOUTH CAROLINA.T. J. Becke?, Commander.
WM. A. COURTENAY,
WAGNER, HUGER A CO., Agents, Charleston, S. C.
Sailing Days Wednesdays und Saturdays.
Iron Steamships ASHLAND.Alex. Hunter, Commander.
EQUATOR .C. Hincklev. Commander.
I Sailing Day Friday. WM. A. COURTENAY, Agent.'Charleston, S. C.
FALCON. .Hoinie, Commander.
SEA GULL.Dutton. Commander.
Sailing Day every Fifth Day. PAUL C. TRENHOLM, Agent, Charleston, S. C.
Steamships MERCED IT A and FLAG. Sail every Saturday.
JAMES ADGER A CO.. Agents, Charleston, S. C.
Rates guaranteed as low as those of oompeting lines. Marine Insurance one-halt |
of one per oant ,
Through Bills of Lading and Through Tickets
Can be procured at all the pricciyal Railroad Offices in Georgia, Alabama, Tennes
see and Mississippi. State Rooms may be secured in advanse, without extra charge,
by addressing the Agents of she Steamships in Charleston, at whose offices, in all
eases, the Railroad Tickets shouts' be exchanged and Berths assigned. Through
Tioketa by this route in elude Transfers, Moulusnd State Rooms while on ship-board.
THE SOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAD, GEORGIA RAILROAD
And their conn eating lines, have largely inoreased their facilities for the rapid
movement of Freight and Passengers between the Northern cities and the South
and West. First Class Bating Saloon at Branchville. On the Georgia and South
Carolina Railroads, first class Sleeping Cars. Freight promptly transferred from j
the steamers to day and night trains of the South Carolina Railroad. Close connec?
tion made with other roads, delivering Freights at distant points with promptness.
The managers will use.every exertion to satisfy their patrons that the lute via
Charleston cannot be surpassed in despatch and the safe delivery of goods. For
further information, apply to T. J. G?stin, Western Agent, Atlanta, Ga.; B. D.
Hasssx, General Agent, P. O. Box 4,079; Office 317 Broadway, N. Y.; 8. B. Picxmre,
General Passgnger and Ticket Agent, Sonth CaroHna Railroad; or J. M. SxiJtrax,
Superintendent Great Southern Freight and Passenger Line, Charleston, S. C. }
C?ngaree Iron Works,
COLUMBIA, 8. C. ?
JOHN ALEXANDER, Proprietor.
^^^^^^^^^^^ T U
Stores and Dwellings, Patent Kallings
for Gardens and Cemeteries, Iron Settees
and Arbor Chairs; also, Brass Castings of
all kinds. Bells for Churches, Schools,
Work-shops, Ac. Guarantee all my work
first class and equal to any North or
South. Works at foot of Lady Btreet and
near South Carolina and Greenville and
Columbia Railroad Depots. Nov 18
A GAS LIGITT at much less expense.
J\. These LAMPS are in different
styles and well adapted for Stores, Of?
fices, Entries and liooms.' Each Lamp
is of itself a gas manufactory. The Oil
i is fed through a tube or pipe, at the end
j of which the burner converts it into gas,
which burns with a brilliant white flame
nearly equal tobest coal gas, and surpass?
ing many gas lights. For sale by
Fcb 16 M. E. CARR, 57JBridge street
Greenville and Columbia Railroad.
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
PASSENGER TRAINS will be run
daily, (Sundays excepted,) by the
VP T RA IN, no. 1.
Leave Columbia.7.00 a. m.
Alston.8.45 a. m.
Newberry.10.03 a, m.
Cokesbury.1.37 p. in.
Bel ton.3.20 p. m.
Arrive Greenville.4.55 p. m.
down train, no. 4.
Leave Greenville.r.6.00 a. m.
Bclton.7.55 a. m.
Cokesbury.9.35 a. m.
Newberry.12.58 p. m.
Alston.2.35 p. m.
Arrive Columbia.4.10 p. m.
Passengers by Night Train on South
Carolina Railroad connect with No. 1.
Passengers by No. 4 connect with Day
Train on South Carolina Railroad for
Charleston, Augusta, 4c, and with Tmin
on Wilmington. Columbia and Augusta.
Anderson Brunch and Blue Ridge.
Leave Walhalla.4.15 a. m.
Seneca City.4.45 a. m.
Perryvillc..5.00 a. m.
Pcndlcton.5.50 a. m.
Anderson.6.50 a. m.
; Arrive Bclton.7.35 a. ni.
j Leave Belton.3.30 p. m.
Anderson.4.20 p. m.
Pendlcton.5.20 p. m.
Perryville.6.05 p. m.
Seneca City.6.10 p. m.
Arrive Walhalla.".6.45 p. m.
Abberltle Branch Trains.
Leave Abbeville.8.00 a. m.
Arrive Cokesbury.9.10 a. m.
Leave Cokesbury.1.40 p. m.
Arrive Abbeville.2.35 p. m.
THOS. DODAMEAD, Gen. Sup't.
Jabez Norton, Gen. Ticket Agent
South Carolina Railroad Company,
Columbia, 8. C, April 1, 1875.
bat par8knozr train.
Leave Columbia at. 4.30 p. m.
Arrive at Charleston at.11.45 p. m.
Leave Charleston at. 6.45 a. m.
Arrive at Columbia at. 2.15 p. m.
night express accommodation train.
Leave Columbia. 7.00 p.m.
Arrive. 6.30 a. m.
Leave Charleston. 7.10 p. m.
Arrive. 6.35 a. m.
Comden Train will connect at King
ville with Up Passenger Train for Co?
lumbia, Monday, Wcdnosday and Friday;
and with Down Passenger Train from
Columbia, Tuesdav, Thursday and Sa?
turday. R. S. SOLOMONS, Gen. Snpt.
S. B. Pickisb, General Ticket Agent.
Change of Schedule.
WIL., COL. A AUGUST A R. R..
Columbia, S. C, A rim. 1, 1875.
?? r. nwenmar ON and after the
^Ww^SP*^ 3d mst.. Day Pas?
senger Train from and to Columbia will
bo discontinued. Passengers for points
on Cheraw and Darlington Railroad can
make connections at Florence on Tues
divys, Thursdays and Saturdays, leaving
Columbia on Local Freight at 3.10 A. M.t
arriving at Florence at 12.50 P. M. Re?
turning, leave Florence at 12.50 P. M.:
arrive at Columbia 9.30 P. M.
Leave Columbia. 8.15 p. m.
Florence.12.50 a. m.
Arrive Wilmington. 7.10 a.m.
Leave Wilmington. 6.10 p.m.
Florence.11.40 p. m.
Arrive Columbia. 4.00 a.m.
Makes through connections, all rail,
North and South, and water line connec?
tions via Portsmouth. Through tickets
sold and baggage checked to all principal
points. Pullman sleepers.
JAS. ANDERSON, Gtn. Supt.
A. Tore. Gen. Pass, and Ticket Agent
Charlotte, Columbia & AugustaR. R.
Columbia, S. C-, April 1, 1875.
npiIE following Passenger' Schedule is
1 now operated:
ooino nobth. Train No. 2. Train No. 4.
Leave Augusta.9.30 a.m. 4.15 p. m.
Granite ville. . ..10.20 a. m. 5.11 p. m.
Col'biaJunct'n...2.13p. m. 9.05 f. in.
Arrive Charlotte.9.00 p. m.
Na> 2 Train makes close connection,
via Charlotte and Riehmond, to all points
North, arriving at New York 6.06 A. M.
No. 4 Train makes close connection, via
Wilmington and Riohmond, to all points
North, arriving at New York 6.15 P. M.
ooino south. Train No. 1. Train No. 3.
Leave Charlotte_8. GO a. m.
Chester.11.02 a. m.
Winnsboro_12.38 p. m.
Arrive Columbia... .2.42 p. m.
Leave Columbia-2.52 p. m. 3.40 a. m.
Coll>iaJunct'n..3.17p. m. 4.16 a. m.
Granite ville_7.16 p. m. 7.48 a. m.
Arrive Augusta.8.05 p. m. 3.45 a. m.
South bound Trains (tonne** at. Au?
gusta far all points South and West.
Through tickets sold and baggage
checked te principal points.
JAS. ANDERSON, General Sup.
A. Pops, Gen. Pass'r and Ticket Agt
CITY DRUG 8 TO BE.
EDWARD H, HEINTT8H;
(Assisted by H. R. Wiltherger, Graduate
'in Pharmacy and Chemistry,)
Wholesale and Retail Druggist,
Opposite Phoenix Office.
BUSINESS frill be conducted upon tho
CASH basis. Medicines will be sold
at LOW prices. PRESCRIPTIONS put
up in best manner, at lowest cost. The
Prescription Department will be under
the supervision of competent and skillful
persons. The community have the as?
surance that knowledge is the best pro?
tection against error.
The offices of Dr. A. S. HYDRICK,
City Physician, and Dr. HEBER D.
HETNITSH, will be for the present at
this store, where all orders and calls for
professional services will be attended to
at all hours.
The Wholesale Department will be
conducted by the Proprietor. A full line
of choice Drugs and Medicines on hand,
to which special attention is called.
R H. HETNITSH,
I April 1% Proprietor City Drug Store.
_California and Imported
Wines, Liquors, Etc.
JUST received, direct from
emBjUmW**California, a carload of supe
H HMnur WINES and BRANDIES,
^^^^?^??made of delicious grapes in
that highly favored country.
Best Imported Scotch WHISKEY,
Old Jamaica BUM, Holland GIN,
Otard and other brands BRANDY,
Sherry, Port and Madeira WINES.
I tun also manufacturing,
that superior LAGER BEER, I
for which my brewery has I
acquired such a deserved re-*_
potation. Give it a trial?it is pure and
warranted free from any deleterious in?
gredients. Physicians recommend it
~* Also, best brands Imported and
Domestic CIGARS, Smoking and
'Chewing TOBACCO, Ac.
My SALOON is supplied with the best
of everything. LUNCH every day, at 11
o'clock, Give me a call, at the sign of the
big barrel, Nos. 164 and 1G6 Richardson
street JOHN C. SEEGERS.
5 rs^^HBwWs?^%y B:
IT is the most wonderful medicine ever
known, and possesses' curative power
unequalled in history of remedies. For
sale only at HEINITSH'S Drug Store.
Mos. 9 Bread Street sad tot last Bay Street,
CHARLESTON, 9. C.
Y LT. BY UMNO CHEATER (.HADES OF STOCK,
WE CAM FUEN1SU WORK AT
LOWEST LIVING PRICES.
Pines Paper and Envelopes.
Ridding and ?aU invitations
ON THE BEST STOCK ANO PRINTED IN TNS
Hotioe of Lisxited Partjxership.
rpHE undersigned hereby give notice,
X that they have-this day formed a
LIMITED PARTNERSHIP, tor thesraUi
Rction Of a mercantile business in. the
city of Columbia?said business to em?
brace, chiefly, the wholesale and retail
of DBY GOODS, NOTIONS, BOOTS,
SHOES and HATS, at the old stan a of B,
C. Shiver A Co., under the firm name of
JONES, DAVIS A ROUKNIGHTS.
DAVID JONES, . tit
J. HENRY DAVIS,
C. BOUKNIGHT, t
ANN R SHIVER,
All residents of the city of Columbia,
S. C. W ( nrhh
CALEB BOUKNIGHT, as executor of
the will of Robert C. Shiver, deceased, ia
a special partner im said firm, aad ess
contributed thereto Ike sum of afteen
I thousand five hundrvd doBara. Mrs.
ANN R SHIVER is also a special part?
ner, and has contributed to the capital
stock of said Arm the sum of ten thousand
dollars in cash.
The partnership will terminate March
9 1877. . . ?? i ?
'Cotuwau. April 7,1870.? April 7 w8
Just opened and for sals low, at retail,
by JOHN AGNEW A SON.