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. Every Wednesday Morning,
BY JULIAN A. SELBY,
Editor and Proprietor,
Office No. 160 North Biohaxdson St.
_^-The Phosnix is the oldest Daily
Paper in South Oarolina, has the largest
circulation in the tipper portion of the
State, and has boen regularly issued
since its inception?March 21, 1865.
Daily, nix months, $4; Tri-Woekly,
2.50; Weekly, 1.60.
Inserted in Daily at $1 a squaro of ten
lines for first, and 50 cents each subse?
quent insertion; if not exceeding five
lines in length, 75 cents. Long adver?
tisements by the week, month or year, al
lees rates. Marriages, Funeral * Invita?
tio uh cCO., $1.
?ZT-Book and Job .Minting of overy
description faithfully attended to.
Julius Poppe, Anderson.
J. A. Grigsby, Ridgway.
Hi W.'Lawson, Abbeville.
John B. O'Neill, Nowbcrry. _
. Boii it Down.
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Whether witty, grave or gay,
Condense it as much as over you can,
And say it in tho readiest way.
And whether you write of household af?
Or particular things in town,
Just take a word of friendly advice?
. "Boil it down.
When writing an article for the press,
Whether prose or verse, JuBt try
To utter your thoughts in the fewest
And let them be crisp and dry;
And when it is finished, and you suppose
It is done exactly brown,
Just look it over again, and them?
Boil it down.
Science and Religion.?Has any pro so
author ever stated the true case between
science and theology better than tho
English poet Clough, who thus wrote:
"When all is thought and said,
The heart still over-rules the head;
Stilt what we hope we must believe,
And what is given us, receive.
Must still believe, for still we hope,
That in a world of larger scope,
What here is faithfully begun
Will be completed, not undone."
"Augustus, dear," said she, tenderly
Sushing him from her as the moonlight
ooded the bay-window where they woro
standing/ "I think you had better try
some other hair dye; your moustacho
tastes Uke turpentine."
At ft teachers' institute, in Ohio, re-1
cently, a lady teacher was given the word
"hazardous to spell and define, and did
it in ibis stylo: "H-a-z, has?a-r-d, ard?
e double s,eas?hazardess; a female haz?
The son of a clergyman was delivering
a college valedictory, when, in pulling
out his handkerchief, he pulled out a
pack of cards. "Hulloal" he exclaimed,
"Pve got on my father's, ?oat!"
A man- is said to be absent-minded
when he thinks he has left his watch at
home, and takes it out of his pocket to
see if he has time to return homo and
No man has reaohed so high a.position
on the New York Tribune staff as Thomas
Weeks, who scaled it (267 feet) to adjust
the vane. Vain men always a-spire to
places they cannot keep.
Mrs. Snidkins says her husband is a
three-hande? man?right hand, left hand
and a little behind hand.
The young woman's lament in sultry
weather " Oh, my crimps !" Vanitas,
Love without money is something like
patent-leather boots without soles.
As ; ohnrity covers, so modesty pre?
vents, a multitude of sins.
BjAt ft recent spelling match one man
spelt it "pasnip," and got beet.
Be slow to choose a friend, and slower
to change him.
To enjoy musio it is not necessary to
A natural revolutionist?the earth.
Hoc. 3 Broad Street and 10ft East Bay Street,
ysx bt uaiMO cheaper on ape* or stock,
we can Fir&nxsh WORK at
LOWEST UVjlfC PRICES.
FIRE FASHIONABLE STATIONERY,
ftiries Paper and Envelopes.
Qfsdding and <?sK invitations
ON tms BSsHtoCK AMD PRIHT2D IN THE
Grerav?le an? X?T?Mbl? Railroad.
ASSENGEH TRAINS ^vill ? be run
daily, (Sundays excepted,) by the j
Leave ColfrmbiK:.7.00 a. in.
Alston. . _'.... 8.45 a. m.
Newberry.?.. .10.03 a. m.
Cokesbury.1.37 p. m.
Belton.3.20 p. in.
Arrive Greenville.4.55 p. m.
down train, no. 4.
Leave Greenville.6.00 a. m.
Helton.7.55 a. m.
Cokesbury.9.35 a. m.
Newberrv.12.58 p. m.
Alston..2.35 p. m.
Arrive Colombia.4.10 p. m.
Passengers by Nigbt Train on South
Carolina Railroad connect -with No. 1.
Passengers by No. 4 connect with Day
Train on South Carolina Railroad lor
Charleston, Augusta, Ac, and with Train
on Wilmington, Columbia and Augusta.
Aiiderson Branch and Jiluc Jiidge.
Leave Walhalla.4.15 a. m.
Seaeuu, City.4.45 a. m.
Perryvillo.5.00 a. m.
Pcndlcton.5.50 a. m.
Anderson.6.50 a. m.
Arrive Helton.7.35 a. in.
Leave Belton.3.30 p. in.
Anderson.4.20 p. ni.
Pendleton.5.20 p. ni.
Perry villo.0.05 p. ni.
Seneca City.0.10 p. in.
Arrive Walhalla.6.45 p. in.
Abbeville Branch Trains.
Leave Abbovillo.8.00 a. in.
Arrive Cokesbury.9.10 a. m.
Leave Cokesbury.1.40 p. m.
Arrive Abbeville.2.35 p. m.
THOS. DODAMEAD, Gen. Sup't.
Jabez Nokton, Gon. Ticket Agent.
South Carolina Railroad Company,
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
day pabsekger train.
Leave Columbia at. 4.30 p. m.
Arrive at Charleston at.11.45 p. m.
Leave Charleston at. 0.45 a. m.
Arrivo at Columbia at. 2.15 p. m.
night express accommodation train.
Leave Columbia. 7.00 p. ni.
Arrive. 6.30 a. m.
Leave Charleston. 7.10 p. m.
Arrive. 6.35 a. m.
Camden Train will connect at King
villo with Up Passenger Train for Co?
lumbia, Monday, Wednesday and Friday;
and with Down Passenger Train from
Columbia, Tuesday, Thursday and Sa?
turday. S. S. SOLOMONS, Gen. Snpt.
S. B. Pickins, General Ticket Agent.
Change of Schedule.
WIL., COL. A AUGUSTA B. R.,
Colombia, S. C, Apnii, 1, 1875.
rS?MmcanBKI ON and after tho
nSBiltn 3d inst., Day Pas?
senger Train from and to Columbia will
bo disoontinuedi Passengers for points
on Chernw 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. Be
turning, leave Florence at 12.50 P. M. ?
arrive at Columbia 9.30 P. M.
Leavo Columbia. 8.16 p. W.
Florence.12.50 a. in.
Arrivo Wilmington. 7.10 a.m.
Leave Wilmington. 6.10 p.m.
Florence.11.40 p. m.
Arrive Columbia'. 4.00 a. m.
Mokes through connections, all rail,
(North and South, and water lino connec
I tions via Portsmouth. Through tickets
I Bold and baggage checked to all principal
points. Pullman sleepers.
JA8. ANDERSON, Gon. Supt.
A. Pore, Gen. Pass, and Ticket Agent.
Charlotte, Colombia & AugustaR. R.
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
I fTuTE following Passenger Schedule is
I JL now operated:
ooing north. Train Non 2. Train No. 4.
Leave Augusta.9.30a. m. 4.15 p. in.
Granitoville.. ..10.20a. m. 5.11 p. m.
Col'bia Junct'n...2.13p. m. 9.05 p. in.
Columbia.2.45 p. m. 9.17 p. m.
Chester.6.34 p. m.
Arrive Charlotte.9.00 p. m.
No. 2 Train makes close connection.
;ia Charlotte and Richmond, to all points
North, arriving at Now York 6.05 A. M.
No. 4 Train makes closo connection, via
Wilmington and Richmond, to all points
North, arriving at New York 5.15 P. M.
GOING south. Train No. 1. Train No. 3.
Leavo Charlotte ... .8.50 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.
Col'bia Junct'n..3.17p. m. 4.15 a. in.
Graniteville_7.15 p.m. 7.48 a. m.
Arrive Augusta.8.05 p. m. 8.45 a. in.
South bound Trains connect at Au?
gusta for all points South and West,
j Through tickets sold and baggage
I checked to principal points.
t a c aTarvc<t>br?xT /i???...,i u??,
A. Pope, Gen. Pass'r and Ticket Agt.
rj is tho most wonderful medicine over
known, and possesses curative power
unequalled In hjstdry of remedies. For
sale only *t fHElNiTSH'S Drug Store.
nnHRASHEBS, HOfcSE POWERS, EN
X GINES, FAN MILLS, GRAIN
CRADLES, REAPERS, Ac., Ac., at ma?
nufacturers' price. Send for catalogue
to L?RICK A LOWRANOE,
April 22 Columbia S. C. _
Davis' Diamond 'Hams.
I ? FULIj Bupply of these choice HAMS
'~ y of Hotio!
C. ?. TIAME8, PrWdeiit; T. N. FOWLER, Secretary; Gen. S. D. LEE,
, Superintendent of Agencies.
Assets $760,000 in Gold.
CAPITAL STOCK $200,000 GOLD-ALL PAID IN.
S'JRPLUS AS TO POLICY-HOLDERS OVER $-100,000 GOLD.
GOLD OR CURRENCY POLICIES ISSUED !
ASOUTHERN COMPANY, keepH and lends its Money in the South
chattered, its dividends have varied from 17 to 27 per cent.
May 15 , W. II- GIJJBKS. Agent.
ROSE'S HOTEL, COLUMBIA, S. C. WM. E. ROSE, Froprietor.
Sfr Ig?^ ja. FI RST CLASS HOTEL. I
Fare $2J a day, including
?^Omnibus ride. Situated
- ? "near the Capitol und in I
?- "centre of business part of
|3;tho city. My Omnibus
- ? will convey passengers to
;. and from every train. The
Ladies' Apartments are
complete; entrance on As?
sembly street. BILLI?
ARD and BATH BOOMS
are all new and in good
Manufactured by HOLMES, CALDER & CO., Proprietors.
Office 203 East Bay street. Factory corner Cumberland and Philadelphia streets,
Oxiarleston, JS. O.
IMPORTERS and dealers in Lubricating and Paint OILS, WINDOW GLASS and
PAINTERS' MATERIAL. Agents for Averill's Chemical Paint, Prince's Motnlic
Paint, Rubber and Leather Belting.
Feb 25 }0mo
Great Southern Freight and Passenger Line!
CHARLBSTOlXr, S. a.,
TO AND FROM
?ALTllIOR?, PHILADELPHIA, HV YORK, BOSTON,
The New England Manufacturing Cities.
THREE times a week from New York?Tuesday, Thursday
and Saturday. ^-fJ-Elegnnt '"^^J(ttegJgB^.;-??-=-T^
Stnto Room Accommodations.
Sea Voyage ten to twelve Hours 3
Shorter, "via Charleston." Total,
capacity 40,000 bides monthly.
The South Carolina Railroad Company,
j And connecting Roads West, in alliance with the fleet of thirteen first chtss 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 TORT of CHARLESTON,
offering facilities of rail and sea transportation for Freight and Passengers not ex?
celled in excellence nnd capacity at any other port. The following splendid Ocean
Steamers are regularly on the lino:
TO NEW YORK.
CHARLESTON.Janus Becrv, Commander.
JAMES ADGER.T. J. Lookwood, Commander.
CHAMPION.B. W. Lockwood, Commander.
MANHATTAN.M. S. Woodhnll, Commander.
JAMES ADGER A CO., Agents, Charleston, S. C.
GEORGIA.S. Crowell, Commander.
SOUTH CAROLINA.T. J. Beckett. Commander.
WM. A. COURTENAY,
WAGNER, HUGER A CO., Agents, Charleston, S. C.
Sailing Days Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Iron Steamships ASHLAND.Alex. Hunter, Commander.
EQUATOR .C. Hincklev. Commander.
Sailing Day Friday. WM. A. COURTENAY, Agent,"Charleston, S. C.
SEA GULL.Dutton. Commander.
Sailing Day every Fifth Day. PAUL C. TRENHOLM, Agent, Charleston, S. C.
Steamships MERCEDITA and FLAG. Sail every Saturdav.
JAMES ADGER A CO., Agenta, Charleston. S. C.
Rates guaranteed as low as those of competing lines. Marina Insurance one-hall
of one per cent.
Through Bills of Lading nnd Through Tickets
Can he procured at all the prmciyal Railroad Offices in Georgia, Alabama. Tonnes
see and Mississippi. State Rooms may he secured in advance, without extra charge,
by addressing the Agents of the Steamships in Charleston, at whose offices, in all
cases, the Railroad Tickets should be exchanged and Berths assigned. Through
Tickets by this route include Transfers, Meals and State Rooms while on ship-board.
THE.SOUTH CAROLINA RAILROAD, GEORGIA RAILROAD
And their connecting lines, have largely increased their facilities for the rapid
movement of Freight and Passengers between the. Northern cities and the South
and West. First Class Eating Saloon at Branchville. On tho Georgia and South
Carolina Railroads, first class Sleeping Cars. Freight promptly transferred from
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 exortion to satisfy their patrons that tho line via
Charleston cannot bo surpassed in despatch' nnd the safe delivery of goods. For
further information, apply to T. J. Gbiitin, Western Agent, Atlanta, Ga.; B. D.
IIAKEi.n, General Agent. P.'O. Box 4.070; Office 317 Broadway, N. Y.; S. B. Pickens,
General Posagngcr and Ticket Agent, South Carolina Railroad; or J. M. Selkirk,
Superintendent Great Southern Freight and Passenger Lide, Charleston, S. 0. \
Every Day Something New.
CHOCOLATE and EXTRACT OF
MEAT, for Invalids, Adults and
EXTRACT OF BEEF, with Wine and
Iron. A nutritive tonic? admirable for
Debility and Indigestion.
Elixir BARK AND LR?N- Summer
Tonic snd Appetiser. For sale by
E. H. HEINITSH,
May 20f City Drug Storo^
South Carolina, Riehland County.
IN THE PROBATE COURT.
In re Estate of Heinreich F. Franck.
NOTICE is hereby given that JOHN
C. SEEGERS, guardian of the estate
of Heinreioh F. Frank, has applied to
me for a final discharge as such guardian.
It is ordered that tho twenty-first day of
June, A. D. 1875, be fixed for hearing
the petition and a final settlement of said
estate. B. I. BOONE,
May 21 fig Judge of Probate R. C. _
CHOICE MESS MACKEREL.
No. 1, 2 and 3 MACKEREL.
Just opened and for sale low, at retail,
I by JOHN AGNEW A SON.
Congaree Iron Works,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
JOHN ALEXANDER, Proprietor.
and Grist Mills,
and all kinds
al Castings for
Stores and Dwellings, Patent Railings
for Gardens and Comoteries, Iron Settees
and Arbor Chairs; also, Brass Castings of
all kinds. Bells for Churches, Schools,
Work-shops, Slo. Guarantee all my work
first class and equal to any North or
South. Works at foot of Lady street and
near South Carolina and Greenville and
Columbia Railroad Depots. Nov 18
This Tear's Crop of Maple Sugar.
JUST rooeived 1,000 pounds NEW
CROP MAPLE SUGAR, direct from
Vermont, for sale cheap at
May 1 SOLOMON'S.
Proposals for Stationery.
Ojrncr Clkhk House o? Represektatitxs,
(Iolumiiia, S. O., May 6, 1876.
SEALED PROFOSAL8 w?l be received
at this office until 12 o'clock M.f July
15, 1875, for furnishing tho following
STATIONERY for tho uso of the House
25 reams Journal Paper, 18x11 J, blue
ruled, red lines lor margin and cutting,
24 lbs. to ream.
150 reams Letter Paper, linen finish,
ruled on ull sides.
150 reams Note Paper, linen finish,
ruled on all sides.
75 reams Legal Cap Paper, extra super
line, to weigh 14. lbs. to ream.
75 reams Foolscap Paper, extra super
tine, to weigh 14 lbs. to ream.
50 reams Lithographed Letter Paper,
.1 sheets, linen finish.
50 reams Lithographed Note Paper,
150 Papcteries, No. 5, full.
40,000 White Thick Adhesive Enve?
lopes, No. 5, well gummed.
20,000 W7hite Thick Adhesive Enve?
lopes, No. (5, well gummed.
10,000 White Thick Adhesive Enve?
lopes, No. 8, well gummed.
10.000 White Thick Adhesive Enve?
lopes, well gummed.
2,500 White Thick Adhesive Enve
lopes, No. 10, well gummed.
2,500 White Thick Adhesive Enve?
lopes. No. 12, well gummed.
5,000 White Thick Adhesive Litho?
graphed Envelopes, No. 5, well gummed.
5,000 White Thick Adhesive Litho?
graphed Envelopes, No. 6, well gummed.
5,000 White Thick Adhesivo Litho?
graphed Envelopes, No. 10, well gummed.
2 gross Congress Tic Envelopes, as?
100 reams Manila Paper, flat, smooth,
tough, 27x37, till lbs. to ream.
50 roams Ruft' Envelope Paper, tough,
27x37, CO lbs. to ream.
2 reams Parker's Treasury Blotting
Paper, 100 lbs. to ream.
1 gross boxes Buff Newspaper Wrap?
pers, medium size, No. 1, gummed.
200 packages Manila Waste Paper, seft
U gross Inkstands, assorted styles.
1 dozen quarts Arnold's Ink.
1 gross A pints Arnold's Ink.
2 dozen quarts Encre Imperiale.
2 dozen quarts best Black Lik.
1 dozen pints best Blue Ink.
1 dozen A pints best Blue Ink.
5 dozen best Carmine Ink, 4 ounces.
1 gross boxes Cut Quills, Congress.
15 gross Eagle Lead Pencils, No. 2,
Rubber Head, hexagon.
5 gross A. W. Fnber's Carmine and
Blue Lead Pencils, hexagon.
1 gross Mucilage Stands, with brushes,
Morgan's, 5 ounces.
200 spools best Pink Tape, No. 10.
0 dozen Blank Records, quarto.
0 dozen Blank Becords, demi-quarto.
1 gross Steel Enxsers, R?dgen'.
1 gross Penknives, Rodgers* or' Wost
enholm's, assorted styles.
5 dozen Shears, 8 and 12 inches.
5 dozen Scissors, 5 inches.
2 gross Paper Weights, assorted styles.
1 gross Ivory Folders, 9 inches.
15 dozen Faber's Ink and Pencil Erasers
150 gross Rubber Bonds, Bed and
Black, assorted sizes.
1 gross Silicato Slato Memorandums,
oblong, 8 Leaves with Sides, ruled.
15 gross E. Faber's Pen-holders.
HO lbs. Sealing Wax, Waterston's.
200 gross Steel Pens, assorted.
4 dozen Quarts Mucilage.
4 doz. Bottles Eureka Perfumed Paste.
5,000 McGill's Paper Fasteners, 1 inch.
5,000 McGill's Paper Fasteners, j inch.
5,000 McGill's Paper Fasteners, 1 inch.
1 dozen Letter Presses and Stands,
2 dozen Letter Books.
2 dozen Cups and Brushes for Letter
1 gross Gutta Percha Bulcs, flat, 14
4 dozen Box Wood Rules, (A. Mcln
tyre & Co.'s,") 18 inch.
5 dozen Tin Paper Cutters, enamelled.
2 dozen Sticks India Ink.
50 sheets Parchment, 10x22.
25 boxes Black Sand.
1 gross Memorandums.
' 1 gross Pen Wipers.
3 dozen Shipman's Letter Files, im?
100 lbs." large size Hard Twine.
100 lbs. large size Soft Twine.
100 lbs. small size Hard Twine.
100 lbs. small size Soft Twine.
5 dozen boxes Official Seal Wafers,
large size, red and gilt.
6 dozen boxes Official Seal Wafers,
small size, green and red.
5 dozen Wax Coils.
4 gross boxes Roche A Co.'s Wax Taper
2 dozen boxes small Red Wafers, \ lb.
.I gross Wire Hook Fibs.
I gross Wire Standard Files.
I gross Letter Clips.
?I dozen sheets Carbon Paper.
1,000 Admission Cards to House of
1 dozen Ebony Mallets, small.
1 Ivory Mallet, large, Ebony Handle.
300 Patent Pasteboard Document Boxes
U0 Hand Stamps -designs will bo fur?
1 Seal of House of Representatives?
design will be furnished.
1,000 3 cent United States Fostago
1.500 3 cent United States Postage
500 Stamped Newspaper Wrappers.
2 dozeu Calendars, with day, mouth
1 gross Ink Extractors.
4 dozen Biding Pens.
1 gross United States Standard Bill
Holders, assorted sizes.
6 dozen Waste Paper Baskot?.
1 dozen Rubber Uandlo Cork Screws.
4 dozen Evelet Punches.
50 boxes Eyolets.
1 gross Spiral Pen Racks.
4 dozen Paste Brushes.
2 dozen Bibles, small.
Proposals from established dealers
only will be considered. Every article
must be of the best quality, unless an
inferior quality is specified.
Specimens of the articles called for
must accompany proposal, with name of
bidder marked plainly on same, and of
paper the weight per ream.
A bond with sufficient sureties will be
required of the successful bidder, to be
filed with the Secretary of State ten days
after the proposal has been accepted.
Tho failure to comply with any one
order under the contract will operate as
forfeiture of entire penalty, of the bond.
This advertisement, and the award of
the proposal with the bond given by the
party receiving the award, shall consti?
tute the contract between the State and
the bidder, and no further contract will
The payment of the accounts for sta?
tionery required in this advertisement is
provided tor in an Act entitled "An Act
relative to supplies for the Executive
Department of tho State Government
and for tho General Assembly," approved
Maroh 24, 1875.
All articles designated must bo de?
livered in good condition, free of charge,
at this office, on or before November 1. j
Proposals should be endorsed "Pro?
posals for Stationery for tho House of
Representatives," and directed to the
Clerk of tho House of Representatives,
Columbin, S. C. A. O. JONES,
Clerk of House of Representatives.
May 8 s
Proposals for Stationery.
OFFICE CLERK OF SENATE,
Columbia, S. C, May 6, 1875.
~|)URSUANT to tho provisions of an
? Act of the General Assembly, ap?
proved March 24, 1875, scaled proposals
will bo received at this office until 12 M.,
July 15, 1875, for supplies of STATION?
ERY for the use of tho Senate, as follows
50 reams Letter Paper.
50 reams Note Paper.
50 reams Legal Cap Paper.
50 reams Foolscap Paper.
20 reams Lithographed Letter Paper,
20 reams Lithographed Note Paper.
50 Papertories, No. 5, foil.
25,000 White, Thick, Adhesive Enve?
lopes, Nob. 5 end C.
5,000 White, Thick, Adhesive Enve?
lopes, Nob. 5 and 6, Lithographed.
5,000 Legal Envelopes, Nos. 10 and 12.
100 Congress Tie Envelopes.
50 Patent Pasteboard Document Boxes.
25 reaniB Bill Paper, one red line, bluo
25 reams Journal Paper, blue ruling.
5 reams Flat Cap Paper.
10 reams Manilla Wrapping Paper.
50 reams Cap Manilla Paper.
10 reamB Buff Envelope Paper, 27x37.
5 reams Engrossing Paper, Blue, 19J
by 20} inches.
35 pounds Twine, assorted sizes.
10 dozen Spool Tape.
10 dozen bolts best Linen Tape, extra
50 spools Spool Silk Bibbon, assorted
10 pounds Sealing Wax, (10 to pound.-)
3 dozen Wax Taper Coils.
2 gross Wax Taper Matches.
50 Inkstands, assorted styles.
50 common Inkstands, (nab)
4 dozen quarts Black Ink.
(> dozen pints Black Ink.
4 dozen quarts assorted Copying Inks.
5 dozen 4 ounce Carmine Ink, glasB
25 boxes Cut Quills, (Congress.)
1 dozen Eyelet Punches.
10 boxes Eyelets.
50 Pocket Knives.
50 Steel Erasers.
50 Pocket Scissors.
50 Faber's Dak and Pencil Erasers.
10 gross Faber's Lead Pencils, No. 2.
1 gross Bed and Blue Pencils.
10 large boxes Paper Fasteners.
10 dozen Mucilage, Morgan's, five and
eight ounces, in boxes.
3 dozen Stickwell's Mucilage, quarts
5 dozen Morgan's Mucilage Stands
25 Blank Books, assorted sizes.
10 Blank Books, demi-quarto.
10 Blank Books, quarto.
10 Blank Books, cap size.
50 Ivory Folders.
50 Paper Weights, assorted.
25 gross Rubber Bands, assorted.
5 dozen boxes Quill Pens.
100 gross Steel Pens, assorted.
25 gross Pen-holders, assorted.
30 Pounce Boxes, wood or bone.
10 bottles Pounce.
10 Letter Press Books.
20 Cups and Brushes for Letter Press.
25 Rubber Rulers, 14 inche?.
25 Boxwood Rulers, 18 inches.
50 Tin Paper Cutters.
50 Diaries for 1870.
50 Shipman's Letter Files.
75 boxes Official Seal Wafers, assorted.
0 Ivory Gavels.
10 dozen Bill Files, U. S. standard.
5 dozen Desk Pads, 14 by 10, inter?
5 dozen Letter Clips, brass and bronze.
5 dozen Scrap Books.
50 Waste Paper Baskets.
75 Memorandum Books.
6 dozen Moore's Blotting Pads.
6 boxes Rubber Pencil Heads.
10 dozen Admission Cards.
50 sheets of Parchment.
0 dozen Pen Racks, assorted.
1 dozen Bibles (small) for committee
75 demi-quarto Blank Books, faints
75 half-bound, faints, two quires each.
Proposals from established dealers only
Specimens of the articles called for
must accompany each proposal.
The proposals to be opened at Colum
bia* S. C, in tho presence of a board,
consisting of the Governor, Secretary of
State, Attorney-General, and the con?
tract awarded by tho undersigned to the
lowest responsible bidder, but such con?
tract to bo of no effect until approved by
Tho successful bidder or bidders, be?
fore entering upon tho perfonnohce of
the contract, shall give a bond, with suf?
ficient security, on such terms as may be
prescribed by tho Attorney-General, for
the faithful performance of the obliga?
tions of the contract, -bond to be filed
with the Clerk-of the Senate.-'..
Failure to (comply with any order
under the contract' will operate as ? for?
feiture of the bond.'
The payment'of 'the accounts for sta?
tionery and advertising' is provided "for
in on Act entitled "An Act relative to
supplies for the Executive Departments
of State Government and for the General'
Assembly," approved March 24, 18751
This advertisement and the award,
with the bond given by tho party-, shall
constitute the contract between tho Slate
All articles designated must be deli- .
vor od in good condition, free of charge.;'
at this office on or before November, 1875,,
Proposals should be endorsed ''Pro?
posals for Stationery for the use of tho
Senate," and directed to the Clerk of the '
Senate, Columbia, South Carolina.'
J. WOODRUFF, Clerk of Senate.
May 9 bill