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by julian a. selby
Stay Where You Are?One of
the greatest drawbacks to Southern
prosperity is the restive, roving and
unsettled spirit of the people; each
one imagines that there is an ?1
Dorado somewhere, or that some
section is more prosperous than his
own, and there he may accomplish
almost anything. The idea unset?
tles him, and if he does not "pull
up" and migrate at once, he is for?
ever thinking about it, and neglects
to improve his present home and
farm. This delusion haB been wide
spread since the war, and much
individual disaster has been the re?
sult. The curse of Reuben seems |
to rest upon the people. That ter?
rible "Texas fever," which so raged
a few years ago, caused untold
family misfortune, and ruined many
excellent farms and farmers. It is a
great mistake. Contentment is the
great secret of life. Old Horace
struck the right key when he said:
"Happiness depends not upon
place nor climate, but upon the
state of one's mind," "Rolling
stones gather no moss," and the
experiment of selling out and mov?
ing, in the hope of bettering the
condition, often ends in bitter dis?
appointment axd irretrievable loss.
Thousands in the South can testify,
from experience, to the truth of I
this assertion. Better stay where I
you are. If you are in a good
community, and j our lands have
bottom, drive down your pegs and
locate. Remember that "there's
more in the man than the laud,"
as old Jones said on returning from
Texas, after terrible failures, to tho
old worn-out homestead he had
sold, and found it blooming like a
garden. Right up the old dwell?
ings, renew the out buildings,
palings, fences, and barns; spend a
few dollars in white paint, and
give the premises an air of cheer?
fulness. Cultivate less ground and
moke it richer every year. Make
plenty to eat, and some to sell, and
let your cotton crop be clear profit.
Plant fruit trees, have your rye,
oats,' barley, wheat and clover
patches, fine horses, fat cows, and
rich butter. Give your wives and
daughters flower gardens, and as-1
sist them in collecting a good
assortment of roots and cuttings.
Do these simple things, and our
word for it, your homes VHl take
new hold upon your affections, and,
instead of tho rickety, dilapidated
establishments and solemn, hungry
looking countenances so common
in our country, we will find com?
fortable and inviting homes, where
all is love, contentment, and happi?
ness. It will be like a colchian|
enchantress, infusing new juices
into the veins for the prolongation
of life and youth. Try it. Turn
over a new leaf and begin anew.
Fear Ood, love your neighbors,
your wives and children, and don't |
try to get rich in one year. Teach
your little ones to love their homes.
There is a world of melody and
sentiment in that immortal old
"'Mid pleasures find palaces, wher'er we I
Be it ever so humble, there's no place |
like home." n
Goneral Grant and the support?
ers ?f' the Force Bill will please
take notice that the "second rebel
. lion" bus commenced in dead ear?
nest, and that they may proceed
to spread the war paint and sharp?
en tne scolping-knife as speedily
as possible. That unhung traitor
Jefferson Davis. sounded the key?
note of the new war in Houston;
Texas, Friday, when ho entreated i
the Texas veterans of the Mexican
war "to be as loyal now to the
stars arid' stripes as they were
zealous and brave in defence of
their first" flag." Will come one
the ear, for the contemplation of
an admiring nation, thoce eminent
war statesmen and apostles of
strife, Generals Logan end Butler?
A correspondent of a 8an Fran?
cis papfcif in forms the world that
Shao&naaty James, onco an active
assistant to the late unlomentcd
Captain- John, in an Irishman by
descent. The name origiriaUy was
Kft Pnre white standard
t?\J ^?SBA^KHB, ijus# received and
pWfftftUon by the barrel*
and 20o pot gallon at wimh. -Keroeene
delivered, free cf dmyaye. in any pnrt of
theeilyby JOmCZltiiriw k fiX)N.
NOTICE i? heroby given that Sarah L.
Wright, administratrix of the estate
of Wm. A. Wright, decased, has applied
to Hon. B. I. Bonne, Judge of Probate,
in and for the County of Richiand, for a
final discharge as such administratrix.
It is ordered, that tixo 21st day of MAY,
A. D. 1875, bo fixed for hearing pctitien,
and a final settlement of said estate.
B. I. boone,
Judge of Probate Bichland County.
April 23 ti2
NOTICE is hereby given that JOHN
AGNEW, executor of the estate of
Daniel B. Howell, deceased, has applied
to Hon. B. I. Boone, Judge of Probate,
in and for the County of Bichland, for a
final discharge as executor. It is ordered
that the 21st (lay of May, A. D. 1875, bo
fixed for hearing petition, and a final
settlement of said estate.
B. I. BOONE,
Judge of ji'robate, Richiand County.
April 22 |12
"VrOTICE is hereby given that JOHN
J3i AGNEW, administrator of tho estate
of James S. McMahon, deceased, has ap
Elied to Hon. B. I. Boone, Jndge of Pro
ate in and for the County of Richiand,
for a final discharge as such administra?
tor. It is ordered that the 21st day of
Mav, A. D. 1875, bo fixed for hearing of
petition and a final settlement of said
estate. B. I. BOONE,
Judge of Probato, Richiand County.
ALL persons holding claims against
the estate of WM. McGUINNIS, de?
ceased, aro hereby warned to hand in
said claims, properly attested, to the un?
dersigned, by the first day of July next,
else tliov will be barred. ?
ELLEN McGUINNIS, Executrix.
D. McGUINNIS. Executor.
April 18 ml2
Heber p. KErnnm^m. p.,
Physician and Surgeon,
EESIDENCE CORNER BLAND1NG
AND MARION STREETS, offers his
professional services to tho citizens of
Columbia and vicinitv. Calls left at the
Drug Store of e. H. HEINITSH will re?
ceive prompt attention. April 1
Davis' Diamond Hams.
AFULL supply of theso choice HAMS
just received and for sale by
April 1G JOHN AGNEW A SON.
COLUMBIA, S. C, SUNDAY
ONTE1 T3QT iTb A T=t
750~Gct a supply for the- Pic-Nic.
PERRY A SLAWSONS
May 5 Cigar ami Tobacco Store.
California and Imported
Wio.es, Xjiquors, jatc.
JUST received, direct from
"California, a car load of supe?
rior WLNES and BRANDIES,
?made of delicious grapes in
that highly favored country.
Best Imported Scotch WHISKEY,
Old Jamaica RUM, Holland GIN,
Otard and other brands BRANDY,
Sherry, Port and Madeira "WINES.
I am also manufacturing
that superior LAGER BEEB,
for which my brewery has
acquired such a deserved re?
putation. Give it a trial?it is pure and
warranted free from any deleterious in- |
gredients. Physicians rccommeud it.
Also, best brands Imported and |
Domestic CIGABS, Smoking and
'Chewing TOBACCO, Ac.
My SALOON is supplied with the best I
of everything. LUNCH every day, at 111
o'clock, Give me a call, at the sign of the j
big barrel, Nos. 104 and 100 Richardson
street J0II*LC- SEEGEBS.
C I T Y DKU O S T O R E
EDWARD H. HELNTTSH.
(Assisted by H. B. Wiltberger, Graduate]
in Pharmacy and Chemistry,)
Wholesale and Retail Druggist,
Opposite Phoenix Offirr.
BUSINESS will be conducted upon the
CASH basis. Medicines will be sold
at LOW prices. PRESCRIPTIONS put
up in best manner, at lowest cost. The
Prescription Department will bo under
the supervision of competent and skillful
persons. The communitv have the as?
surance that knowledge is tho best pro?
tection against error.
Tho offices of Dr. A. S. HYDRICK,
City Phvsieian, and Dr. HEBER D.
HEINIT^H, will bo for the present at
this store, where all orders and calls for
professional services will be attended to
ut all hours.
Tho Wholesale Department will h?
conducted by the Proprietor. A full line
of choice Drugs and Medicines on hand,
to which special attention is called.
E. H. HEINITSH,
April It Proprietor City Drug Store.
Tho symptoms of Liver Conipluint'ore
uneasiness and pain in the side. Some?
times the pain is in the shoulder, and is
mistaken for rheumatism. The stomach
is affected with loss of appetite and sick?
ness, bowels in general costivo, and
sometimes alternating with lax. The
head is troubled with pain, and dull,
heavy sensation, considerable loss of
memory, accompanied with painful sen?
sation of having left undono something
which ought to have been done. Often
complaining of weakness, debility and
low spirits. Sometimes many of the
above symptoms attend the disease, and
at other times, very few of them; but the
Liver is generally the orgon most in?
For all Diseases of the Liver, Stomach and Spleen !
IT is evidently a Family Medicine, and by being kept ready for im?
mediate resort, will savo many an hour of suffering, and many a
dollar in time and doctors' hills.
After forty years' trial, it is still receiving the most unqualified testi?
monials of its virtues from persons of the highest character and re?
sponsibility. Eminent physicians commend it as the most
for Constipation, Heaoache, Pain in the Shoulders, Dizziness, Sour
Stomach, bad taste in the Mouth, Bilious Attacks, Palpitation of the
Heart, Pain in tho region of the Kidneys, Despondency, GIoom and
forebodings of evil; all of which arc the offspring of a diseased Liver.
If you feel Dull, Drowsy, Debilitated, have frequent headache.
Mouth tastes badly, poor Appetite and Tongue Coated, you are suffer?
ing from Torpid Liver, or "Biliousness," and nothing will cure you so
speedily and permanently.
The Liver, the largest organ in the body, is generally the sent of the
disease, and if not Itegnlated in time, great suffering, wretchedness
and DEATH will ensue.
Armed with this ANTIDOTE, all climates and changes of water and
food may bo faced without fear. As a remedv in MALARIOUS
FEVERS, BOWEL COMPLAINTS. RESTLESSNESS. JAUNDICE,
m NAUSEA, the Cheapest, Purest and Best Family Medicine in the
"I havo never seen or tried such a simple, efficacious, satisfactory
and pleasant remedy in my life."?H. Haineu, St. Louis, Mo.
"I occasionally use, whon ray condition requires it. Dr. Simmons'
Liver Regulator, with good.oftect."? Hon. Aixxl H. Stevens.
.1, "Your Regulator-has been in use in my family for somo time, and I
am persuaded it is a valuable addition to the medical science."?Gov.
J. (till Suoimm, Alabama.
"I have used the Regulator in my family for the past seventeen
Sears. I oaa safely recommend it to the world as tho best medicine I
ave ever used for that class of diseases it purports to oure."?H. F.
"Simmons' Liver Regulator has proved a good and efficacious niedi
oine."-*C. A. Nuttiho, President of City Bank.
"We havo been acquainted with Dr. Simmons' Liver Medicine for
more than twenty years, and know It to be the best Liver Regulator
offered to the public."- -M. R. Lxon and H. L. Lyon, Druggists, Belle
emvnvrojro? liver nsjaxjijATOB. t
For DY8PEP8IA, CONSTIPATION, JAUNDICE, BILIOUS AT?
TACKS, SICK HEADACHE, COLIC, DEPRESSION OF SPIRITS,
SOUR STOMACH, HEART BURN, Ac, 4?.,
Is a faultless Family Medicine, -
Does not disarrange the system, ,,
Is suro to oure if taken regularly,
Is no drastic violent medicine,
Does not interfere with business,
Is no intoxicating beverave,
Contains the Simplest and best remedied.
CAWION.?Buy no Powdora or Prepared SIMMONS' LIVER
REGULATOR, unless in our engraved wrapper, with Trade Hark,
Stamp and Signature unbroken. None other is genuine.
I Jan 30 JwGmo jt jj. ZBUJ3V & G0.f Maoon, Go., and Philadelphia.
MORNING, MAY 10, 1875
National Hymn and Tune Bool
OW ready. Adapted for Opening
and Closing Exercises in Schools
and Seminaries, for Congregational, So?
cial and Home Singing, 128 pages, 20ft
choice tunes, 340 hymns, i'rice hut 40
cents. $35 per hundred.
Clarke's Organ Voluntaries, $1.50.
Batiste's Organ Voluntaries, $2.50.
Clarke's Reed Organ Companion.
A valuable, useful and brilliant collec?
tion of Exercises, Airs, Songs nnd Pieces
for Reed Organs. Price $2.
Strauss Dance Music, Violin and
Winner's Party Dane??', Violin and
Piano, 75 cents.
Winner's Violin and Flute Duets, $1.
Clarke's Dollar Instructors.
For Beed Organs. For Piano. For
Violin. Useful, cheap, instructive books,
with exercises and numerous attractive
airs for practice.
Sold by all the principal music dealers.
Sent post-paid, for retail price.
OLIVER DITSON & CO., Boston.
CHAS. H. DITSON A CO.,
M 15 sw^4 711 Broadway, N. Y.
At R. L. Bryan's Bookstore.
G1 EORGE IV, His Life and His Court?
Scientitic London, by Beeker?$1.75.
Science and Religion, by Dr?per?
$1.75. Farrar's Life of Christ? $2.50.
The Shadowed Home, by Biekerstetb?
$1.50. Conquering and to Conquer, by
Schonberg Cotta Family?$1.25. Vernes'
Journey to the North Pole?$1.50. Ralph
Wilton's Weird, by author of Wooing
O't.?$1.25. The Science of Law, by
Also, a variety of new English Novels,
paper covers, by Mrs. Olyphant, Far
geon, author e?f "Castle," Mrs. Bratldon,
Wilkie Collins and others. Apri1 25
United States Mails.
POST OFFICE DEPARTMENT,
Washington, 31st March, 1875.
PROPOSALS will bo received at the
Contract Office of this Department,
until 3 o'clock P. M. of 31st May, (to bo
decided by 10th June,) for carrying the
mails of the United States from July 1,
1875, to June 30, 1370, on the following
routes in the State of South Carolina, anil
by the schedule of departures and arri?
vals herein specified, viz:
14,110. From Marion C. IL, by Ella's
Grove, Britton's Neck, nnd back by!
Centenary, to Marion C. H., equal to
23 miles and back, once a week.
Leave Marion C. H. Friday at C P. SI.
Arrive at Marion C. H. Saturday by 12 M.
Bond required with bid. $200.
14,143. From Welford.by Reidsvilleand
Woodruffs, to Barley wood, 25 miles
and back, once a week.
Leave Wclford Friday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Barleywood by 4 P. M.
Leave Barleywood Saturday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Welford by 4 F. M.
Bond required with bid, $300.
14,170. From Donaldsville to Due West,
4 miles and back, six times a weck, j
Leave Donaldsville dailv, i xcept Sunday,
at 3 p. M.
Arrive at Due West by 4 P. M.
Leave Due West dailv, except Sunday,
at 1.30 P. M.
Arrive at Donaldsville by 2.30 P. M. j
Bond required with bid, $2t>0.
14,194. From Charleston, by Enterprise,
to Edisto Island, 43 miles and back,
once a week, by steamboat.
Leave Charleston Wednesday at 1*211.
Arrive at Edisto Island by 8*P. M.
Leave Edisto Island Thursday at 12 M.
Arrive at Charleston by 8 P. M.
Bond required ? ; Vbid, $1,000.
1 1,205. From Green Pond to Walter
borough., 15 m<!< and buck, si*
times n v < el..
Leave Green Pond dailv. exceptSundav.
at 12 M.
Arrive at Wnlterborough by 7 P. M.
Leave Waltcrborongb daily, except Sun?
dav. at 7 A. M.
Arrive at Green Pond by 11.30 A. M.
Bond required with bid, $700.
14.200. From Newberry C. H., by Mar?
tin's Depot and Clinton, to Lnnranfl
('. H., 81.} miles and back, three
times u week.
Leave Newberry C. H. Tuesday, Tlin vs.
day and Saturday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Lauvens C. H. by 0 P. M.
Leave Lanrens ('. H. Monday, Werinr-S*
day and Friday at 8 A. M.
Arrive at Newberry C. H. by ft P. M.
Bond required with bid, $1,200.
14,21*7. From New Market, by Hnrris
hurgh, 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 Charlotte, (N.
C.,) 31 miles and back, once a week.
Leave Yorkville Thursday at 7 A. M.
Arrive at Charlotte by 0 P. M.
Leave Charlotte Friday at 7 P. M.
Arrive at Yorkvillo by 0 P. M.
Bond required with bid, $400.
For Jaws 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?
era], Washington, D. C.
April 21 wf> Postmaeter-Generr.l.
end the True Event."
Greenville and Columbia Railroad.
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
PASSENGER TRAINS will bo run
daily, (Sundays excepted,) by tbe
up train, no. 1.
I Leave Columbia.7.00 a. m.
Alston.8.45 a. m.
Newberry.10.03 a. m.
Cokesbury.1.37 p. m.
Relton.3.20 p. m.
Arrive Greenville.4.55 p. m.
down thain, no. 4.
Lea\ C Greenville.0.00 11. iii.
Relton.7.55 a. m.
Cokesbury.9.35 a. 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 Curolina Railroad foi
Charleston, Augusta, Ac, and with Train
on Wilmington, Columbia and Augusta.
Anderson Branch and Blue Jlidge.
Lea\ o Wnlhalla.4.15 a. m.
Seneca City.4.45 a. m.
Perryville.5.00 a. m.
Pendleton.5.50 a. m.
Anderson.C.50 a. m.
Arrive Belton.7.35 a. m.
Leave Belton.3.30 p. m.
Anderson.4.20 p. m.
Pendleton.5.20 p. m.
Perryvillo.G.05 p. m.
Seneca City.G.10 p. m.
Arrive Walhalla.G.45'p. m.
Abbeville Brai.eh Trains.
Leave Abbeville.8.00 a. m.
Arrive Cokesbury.9.10 a. m.
Leave Cokesbury.1.40 p. m.
Arrive Abbeville.2.35 p. n
THOS. DODAMEAD, Gen. Sup't.
.Taiif.z Norton, Gen. Ticket Agent.
South Carolina Railroad Company,
Columbia, S. C. April 1, 1875.
day passenoek Tlt.un.
Leave Columbia at. 4.30 p. m.
Arrive At Charleston at.11.45 p. m.
Leave Charleston at. 0.45 a. m.
Arrive at Columbia at. 2.15 p. m.
nioht express accommodation train.
Leavo Columbia. 7.00 p. m.
Arrive. 0.30 a. m.
Leave Charleston. 7.10 p.m.
Arrive. 6.35 a. m.
Camden Train will connect at King
ville with Up Paspenger Train for Co?
lumbia, Monday, Wednesday and Friday; I
and with Down Passenger Train from
Columbia, Tuesday. Thursday and Sa?
turday. S. S. SOLOMONS, Gen. Supt.
S. B. Pickinb, General Ticket Agent.
Change of Schedule.
M IL., COL. A AUGUSTA R. R.,
CoLUMXLt, S. C, April 1, 1875.
?3? r MpwMp ON and alter the
?!i?#?""3M*3d inst,, Day Pas?
senger Train from and to Columbia will
bo discontinued. Passengers for points
on Chcraw and Darlington Railroad can
make connections at Florence on Tues?
days, Thursdays and Saturdays, leaving
Columbia on Local Freight at 3.10 A. M.,
arriving at Florence at 12.50 P. M. Re- J
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.
I ooino south.
Leave Wilmington. fi.10 p. m.
Florence.11.40 p. m.
Arrive Columbia. 4.00 a. m.
Makes through connections, nil rail,
North and South, and water line eonnec
tions rtVl Portsmouth. Through tickets |
Hold and baggage checked to nil principal
points. Pullman sleepers.
JAS. ANDERSON, Gen. Supt.
A. Pope. (Jen. P**s. and Ticket Agent.
Charlotte, Columbia & Augusta R. R.
Columbia. S. C, April 1, 1875.
I^HE following Passenger Schedule is)
. now operated:
-ooing south. Train No. 2. Train No. 4.
I Leave Augusta.9.30a. m. 4.15 p.
Gramteville.. ..10.20a. m. 5.11 p. m.
Coi'biaJunct'n...2.13p. m. 9.05p. m.
Arrive Charlotte.9.00 p. m.
Na. 2 Train makes close connection,
via Charlotte and Richmond, to all yoints |
North, arriving at New York G.05'A. M.
\ No. 4 Train makes close connection, via I
Wilmington and Richmond, to all points j
North, arriving at New York 5.15 P. M.
ooino south. Train No. 1. Train No. 3.
Leave Charlotte ... .8.50 a. m.
Chester.11.02 a. m.
Winnsboro.... 12.38 p. m.
Arrive Columbia. .. .2.42p. m.
1 Leave Columbia... .2.52 p. m. 3.40 a. m.
I Coi'bia Junct'n ..3.17 p. m. 4.15 a.m.
Graniteville. .. .7.15 p. m. 7.48 a. m.
Arrive Augusta.8.05 p. in. 8.45 a. m.
South bound Trains connect at Au?
gusta for aH points South and West.
Through tickets sold and baggage
oheeked te principal points.
JAS. ANDERSON, General Sup.
A. Pope, Gen. Pasa'r and Ticket Agt.
Cougaree Iron Works,
Q0LUMB1A, S. a
J0HH ALEZAHDBE, Proprietor.
?'A:<and all kinds
al Castings for
Stores and Dwellings, Patent Railings
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 street and
11 par South Carolina and Greenville and
Columbia Railroad Pepote. Nov 18
jUME XI?NUMBER 4SI
MEN'S SHIRTS? DRAWEB?
Youths' Shirts and UndTer
Large Variety of Gen*?' Neelu
Splendid Line of Linen Col?
Silk and Oingham Umorel?
Trunks, Valises, Traveling
The Celebrated Star Sliir?.
Tlie Quaker City Shirt.
Terms Cash I Prices Low! Profits SmalFfr
May 1 KIN ARD & WILEY.
8 fbi h &
Now in store, and to be sold at lom
ft. & W. ft SW.WIELD...
The Largest and Rest: Stock:
Ever seen Lore,
AT D. EPSTIN'Sr
UNDER COLUMBIA HOTEL.
STYLES. New nnd Handsome!1
FABRIC nnd DESIGN, Elegant: ".
BEST MAKE CP!
PRICES, Lower than axew
Very full line? of B?vh anal ? Youtha'
CLOTHING, FURNISHINM GOODS and.
Call and examine at'
Under Columbia. Hotel.*
. is tho most xvondoi'fuLmedioine ?ff?
_ known,'and possesses curative-power:
unequalled'in history of remedies-' Jfo?.
sale only at HF^KTrBBTS Drag Stote.
TFT A ff-tt,' VJBIMKgaCJSrC?-;
FAN MILLS, GRAMS
CRADLES, REAPERS, Ac., Ao... ?t ma?
nufacturers' price. Send for oatalogur
to lAlMCK k:LOWRANOE,
April 28 . .. , Columbia 8? <T,
?N unexceptional "seouritj,. (oolfctft
ply to J. Q. HUGTJENIN. Agent,
Gadsotx, May 11,1875. Hay 11 tu2T.