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, Published Daily and Tri-Wcokly,
Every Wednesday Morning, .
ay iiia I AM A CC1 RV
Editor and Proprietor,
Office No, 160 North Richardson St.
^JSryThe Phucnix is the oldest Daily
Paper in South Carolina, has tho largest
circulation in tho upper portion of tho
State, and has been regularly issued
since its inooption?March 21, 18G5.
Dailv, six months, $4; Tri-Weekly,
2.50) Weekly, 1.50.
Inserted in Daily at $1 a square of ten
linen 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, at
loss rates. - Marriages, Funeral Invita?
tions eve., $1.
,.lSr*Book and Job Printing of every
description faithfully attended to.
Julius Poppe, Anderson.
J. A. Grigsby, Ridgway.
H. W. "Lawson, Abbeville.
John B. O'N&iH.-Newbeny.
Alf the World.
All the world is full of babies,
Sobbing, sighing everywhere;
Looking out, with eyes of terror,
Beating at the empty air.
Do they soe tho strife before them,
That they sob and tremble bo?
Oh, the helpless, frightened babies?
Still they come, and still they go.
All the world is full of children,
Laughing over little ioys,
Sighing over little troubles,
Fingers bruised, and broken toys;
Wishing to be older, larger,
Weeping at some fancied woe,
Oh, the happy, hapless children,
Still they come, and still they go.
All the world is full of lovers,
Walking slowly whispering sweet;
Dreaming dreams, and Duilding castles,
That must crumble at their feet;
Breaking vows, and burning letters,
Smiling, lest the world shall know,
Oh, the foolish, trusting lovers?
Still fhey come, and still they go.
All the world is full of people,
Hurrying, rushing, pushing by,
Bearing burdens, carrying crosses,
Passing onward, with a sigh;
Some there are, with smiling faces,
But with heavy hearts below,
Oh, the sad-eyed, burdened people.
How they come, and how they go.
All the earth is. full of corpses;
Dust and bones laid there to rest; j
This tho end that babes and children,
Lovers, people find at best.
All their fears, and all their crosses,
All their sorrows wearing so,
Oh, the silent, happy corpses,
Sleeping soundly, lying low.
What a Nevada Editob Has Accumu?
lated in His Sanctum.?Sitting here in
our sanctum .and, .thinking, our eye
musingly falls'-Hjp?ri, and the hand toys
with a little trinket, a keepsake, as the
world goes, a vade mtcum. It is of no
particular value as values are reckoned,
but it is useful to tho hand and a trea?
sure to the heart. A thousand times
taken up, a thousand times found in
readiness, it has come to be like a fond
friend waiting to anticipate a want and
ready to supply it And yet it is but a
trinket?a 'senseless thing?merely the
old dragoon revolver^we-wrenched from
Buffalo'HIB,^hen he camo charging in
here to ^pUursie vus from writing a
police iteWabfraVflim. Wo buried him -
in our little grave-yard, baok of tho
office; but wo can never gaze upon that
little pistol without a feeling of admira?
tion for his misplaced and unfortunate
temerity. _ < . fj ;< . ?
That classically moulded limb, pickled
and dried, hanging 'cn the wall, is the
left shank of Six-toed Pete, the great
Mud Springs desperado, who came to re?
monstrate" with'us for publishing his
marriage under the head of "deaths."
It was a printer's blunder, not ours; but
no matter, we riddled him with that re?
volver, and then toe!; off his leg at the
hip joint with the first slash of our truBty
little hatchet; wo should have completed
his dismemberment, had he not run
away, coward that he was, His two big
brothers, who came for that leg and
revenge, both rest in our little grave?
yard,'back of tho office; peace to their
The jagged and knotty old Feejee war
club in the corner, this dilapidated noso
and broken jaw, as well as this bullet,
which we still feel over more stinging
away in tho interior of our right lung,
were left us by old Blifkins, the editor
of the Gospel Eagle, who came on from
the East to kill us for connecting his
name with the Beeoher soandal and
proving that he was tho father of Bessio
Turner, as well as the bosom friend of
Susan B. Anthony., Our trusty pistol
and little hatchet did not fail us, and
he, too, lies, editorially, in our quiet
little grave-yard, at the back of the office.
That elongated scoop-shaped memento
which wo use for a waste basket was
once the ear of a Virginia City news?
paper reporter. He would persist in
stealing our item, so wo were obliged to
fo and cut off his ear. with our litt 1 o
stehet, fallaciously thinking that would
stop him. His head goes next We
cannot gaze upon that ere waste basket
without a sentimental degree of reflec?
tion stealing diagonally across our sen?
sibilities. Overflowing as it now is with
rejected manuscript in exasperating
prose, abortive poetry, obituary rhymes
and soul-harrowing, literary trash gene?
rally, was it not always crammed full of
still worse trash, iri the way of no ac?
count items, dog-fights, swill-cart acci
ofeuta^?tfd ail sorts of sensations, lies,
gauzy humbugs and cock and bull
stories? Ah! bow eagerly that capacious
gullible ear drink them in. May it not,
in Borne unknown and mysterious way,
have become so saturated with those
items that perhaps somo may yet eling
to it as the perfumo of flowers around a
vase which held them? It is a thing of
more use than beauty, but it is like
our other keep-sakes, overflowing with
subtle emanations and personal re?
minders. All this may bo sentimental
fanoy, but it is fanoy without a fault; it
may be nonsense, but it is a nonsense
which will make the world better if acted
upon, for thoughts may bo thus kept
from wandering and hearts from stray?
ing till the feet learn to tread the upper
paths of life and love the better way!
[Gold Hill News.
> ? o
It is a difficult matter to associate the
ridiculous with so grave a business ru?
hanging a man, but there is something
very funny in the farewell letter of a co?
lored murderer who expiated his crime in
Atlanta, Qa., lost Friday. He took oc?
casion in his letter to say to his father
that he would bo as dead in four hours
'as a dead pig in the sunshine," because
"a dead pig would know nothing and so
would he. For a serio-comic simile
under the shadow of death, this may not
be equal to the last words of some of the
historic wits, but it is quite as original
and entirely true to nature.
IM?M?MM? ?? l?KI II
GLENN " SPRINGS,
Spartanburg County, S. C.
THIS favorite resort
ifor health and pleasure
?will bo open to visitors
? on June 1. Tho medici?
nal virtues of tho waters of Glenn
Springs need no other testimonial than
tho wonderful nature of tho cures effect?
ed by their use; and their merits as an
unfailing remedy in the cure of all forms
of Dyspepsia, Indigestion, Disease of the
Liver and Kidneys, even in chronic
cases, are long and favorably known to
I -the pnblic.
Visitors reaching Glenn Springs by
the South Carolina, Greenville and Co?
lumbia, Spartanburg and Union Rail?
roads will receive the benefit of Excur?
sion Tickets for the season. A daily
lino of Coaches will connect with Trains
on Spartanburg and Union Railroad at
Richs Hill, five miles distant, and at
Spartanburg, to convey passengers to the
Springs. Steps have been taken to se?
cure to the Guests the benefits of a Daily
Mail and Telegraph.
Dr. O. B. MAYER, ranking among the
eminent physicians of the South, will be
in attendance to respond to the profes?
sional calls of the Guests of the house.
The Table will bo supplied with tho
best the market can afford, Rathing
Rooms, Billiard Tables, Bowling Alleys,
Croquet Grounds, Music on the Grounds
and in the Ball Rooms. Terms mode?
rate. Apply to WM. GORMAN, Colum?
bia, S. C, or Glenn Springs, S. C.
May 16 lmof WTLLIAM GORMAN.
SPARTANBURG, S. C.
k-Q> and Tonic; Climate dry,
^?bracing and healthful.
_8pEvery attention paid to
Refehences in Columbia.?Maj. D. B.
Miller, A. Palmer, Col. Jos. Daniel
Pope, Prof. L. Plato and S. J. Perry.
WILL OPEN .JUNE 15.
,?i?~HAGK8 meet visitors r. "Ty^-jftt
at Spartanburg C. H. i i?*iii**iS^
JOHN B. BLACK7=~^
Juno 1 lmo Resident Manager.
The Charleston Hotel
n-flfo WELL not be closed this Suin
?t|jVmcr. All Guests patronizing us
BjBdnring the Summer and Fall
?22dJmonths, and remaining a week
or more, wBl be allowed n reasonable
discount?except occupants of rooms on
tho first or parlor floor.
The attention of the Country Mer?
chants is respectfully called to this no?
tice. May 28 6m os
South Carolina, Eichland County.
/-V TUE PROBATE COURT.
In re Estate of Heinreich F. Franck.
NOTICE is hereby given that JOHN
C. SEEGERS, guardian of the esUte
of Heinreich F. Frank, has applied to
me for a final diBchargo as such guardian.
It is ordered that the 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 f!2 Jndge of Probate R C.
THE SEVEN WONDERS
is found in
Heinitsh's Family Medicines.
THE QUEEN'S DELIGHT-For Puri?
fying the Blood, and Renovating
and Strengthening the Body.
THE KINA CHLLL CURE?The best
Chill Cure known. Will always cure.
THE QUAKER LINIMENT?For
Rheumatism, Pains, is a wonderful
THE BLOOD AND LIVER PELLS?
Better than any other in the world for
THE STANLEY'S COUGH SYRUP?
The only Cough Remedy that will cure.
It has cured thousands.
THE LIFE EVERLASTING BITTERS
?A tonic for the Stomach and Digestion,
giving a good appetite at all times.
THE ROSE CORDIAL?Will cure all
Bowel Affections; good for children.
For Bale only at HEINITSH'S
May 26 f_City Drug Store.__
For 25 Cents,
PERRY & SLAWSON'S.
' ?UVftB Vi ?VRUa NUBivj
Contain jpg the Creme de la. Creme ot all
Vocal and Instrumental Music.
Pages Full Sheet Mvsie Bizet
PRICE of each Book in Boards $2.50;
in Cloth, $3; Gilt, $4.
Gems of Gebma? Sono, 216 p. Vocal.
Gems of Scottish Sono, 200 p. Vocal.
Gemb of Sacred Sono, 200 p. Vocal.
Wreath of Gems, 200 pages. Vocal.
Gems of Stbaubs, 250 p. Instrumental.
Operatic Pearls, 200 pagos. Vocal.
Shower of Pearls, 200 p.. Vocal Duets.
Silver Chord, 200 pages. * Vocal.
Home Circle, Vol. I, 216 p. Instrum'l.
Home Chicle, Vol. II, 250 p. Instrum'l.
Piano at Home, 250 p. Piano Duets.
Musical Treasure, 225 p. Vocal &, Instr.
Piano Forte Gems, 220 p. Instrumental.
Pianists' Axhum, 220 p. Instrumental.
Ohoan at Home, 200 pieces. For Reed
The above books are uniform in style
and binding, are* wondorfully cheap for
tbo contents, nro sold by all principal
music dealers, and will be Bent to any
address for retail prices.
OLIVER DITSON & CO., Boston.
CHAS H. DITSON & CO.,
May 29 swli 711 Broadway, N. Y.
Notice to Tax-Payers.
THE COUNTY AUDITOR'S OFFICE
will be open for receiving RETURNS
from JUNE 1 to JULY 20, 1875, instead
of from July 1 to August 20.. as hereto?
The law requires the County Auditor
to assess all parties who fail to list' their
personal property within the time above
noted, at the samo valuation as of 1874,
and add a penalty of fifty per cent,
thereto; and all new buildings and
structures, not returned in 1874, must bo
returned for tho fiscal year 1875, and in
default thereof a penalty of fifty per
cent will attach.
To facilitate the tax-payers in making
their returns for the fiscal year 1875, I
will attend in person at the following
Gadsden Precinct, June 17, 18 and 19.
Acton Precinct, Juno 21 and 22.
Davis' Precinct, June 24.
Garner's Precinct, June 28 and 29.
Camp Ground Precinct, July 1.
Killian's Precinct, July 5 and 6.
Hopkins' Precinct, July 8.
Trenholm's Precinct, July 10.
A. L. SOLOMON.
May 28 lmo County Auditor.
Money to Loan,
On Marketable Collaterals.
EXCHANGE on New York, Baltimore,
Philadelphia, Boston, and all promi'
nent cities of the United States and Eu?
rope bought and sold.
DEPOSITS received and interesMieor
ing CERTIFICATES issued.
STOCKS, BONDS, GOLD and SILVER
bought and sold.
ACCOUNTS of merchants and others
from the city and country solicited, and
LIBERAL LINE8 OF DISCOUNTS
granted by the CENTRAL NATIONAL
BANK, corner of Plain and Richardson
Greets. JOHN 8. PRESTON, Pres't
J. H. Sawter, Cashier. Mar 24
Kot. S Broad Street and 109 East Bay Street,
CHARLESTON, S. C.
YET, BY V8INO Cl!TAPER GRADES OT STOCK,
WE CAN FURMBU WORK AT
LOWEST LIVING PRICES.
Riries Paper and Envelopes.
Redding and ?all invitations
OH THE BEST STOCK AND PRINTED IN THE
Sept 4 tly
pr A BARRELS pure white standard
fJU KEROSENE, just received and
for salo at 19c. per gallon by the barrel,
and 20c. per gallon at rotail. Kerosene
delivered, free of drayaqe, in any pnrt of
the city by_ JOHN AGNEW & SON.
What You Need.
EXTRA MESS BEEF, 10 cents per
Fresh May BUTTER, direct from Mil
ford, N. Y.,*3 pounds for $1.
CIGARS.?We are closing out our stock
of Cigars, and offer the best FIVE CENT
Cigars in the city, and only want a trial
to convince you.
May 16 L?RICK & LOWRANCE.
A well known medicine, of recognized
merit, is Hcinitsh's Queen's Delight 8
lo You Want a Reliable Newspaper?
Then Subscribe for
Daily or Tri-Weekly; or
Issued every Wednesday,
He. 160 Weinrim Si., Celiiftibui.
Tho PncsNix is tho oldest Daily Paper
Eu hl i shod in the State of South Carolina,
aving been regularly issued since 21st
March, 1805. The Gleaner is also in
the eleventh year of its publication. The
every part of tho
full and correct
received daily: -well selected reading mat?
ter. Editorials and locals prepared by
competent writers. They are Conserva?
tive in politics and devoted to
the best interests of the peo?
ple?the proprietor (who has
controlled them since their
origin') having been a resident
of Columbia more than forty
years. TermB of subscrption I
as follows, including postage:
Daily $4 six months; Tri-Weekly $2.50;
Weekly $1.50. These papers were tho
first issued in Columbia after its partial
destruction, circulate more extensively in
the middle and upper Counties of the
State than any other, and uro excellent
mediums for advertising.
Steas Book and Job Printing Office
Is thoroughly supplied with new Type
of various grades and stylos, from "one
foot to the
part of un
in von tion,
cvlinder and platen; Black, Colored and
Transfer Diks; Paper and Cards; Cuts,
Ac. Ac. in
work is all
8 u p e rin
m e d i a te
direction of the proprietor, who is a
practical printer. Cash and New York
prices is the rule. Therefore, yon should
have vorn work done at home, when
stvle and price AUK tue same. This
office is tho only one in the
upper part of the State _
where Poster and General
Show Printing can bo pro?
perly exeeutod, as wo are
supplied with fifty founts wood and other
large type. 1, '2,*3 and 4 Sheet Posters;
Hand-bills, Programmes, Bills of Fare,
Pamphlets, Circulars, Dodgers, Briefs,
Letter Heads, Checks,
Bill Heads, Receipts,
Horse Bills, Labels,
[Bail road, Legal and
'other Blanks, Tags;
Wodding, Visiting and
Business Cards; in short, any and every
thing in the wav of Plain or Fancy JOB
and BOOK PRINTING. Orders from a,
distance will receive immediate attention.
JULIAN A. SKLBY,
Proprietor Phoenix and Gleaner.
Wilmington, Columbia & ?ugunta B
Columbia, S. C, Mat 28, 1875. ,
COMMENCING June 1, 1875, the fol?
lowing CLanges will bo made in
Passenger schedule on this Road:
Ab. 4?Night Passenger?North.
Leave Columbia. 8.15 p.m.
Arrive Florence.12.50 a. m.
Wilmington. 7.10 a.m.
Connect at Florence with North-east?
ern lload for Charleston. Arriving there
0.15 A. M., and connect closely at Wil?
mington daily, except Sundays, for all
No. 3?Night Passenger?South.
Leave Wilmington._6.25 p.m.
Florence.11.55 p. m.
Arrive Columbia. 4.15 a. m.
Connects daily, except Sunday even?
ing, at Wilmington, with all Trains from
North, and at Florenco with Trains leav?
ing Charleston, 6.30 P. M.
Abb 7?ylcconiT/iof/ah'on ct Freight?South.
Leave Florence. 9 a. m.
Arrive Columbia. 7 p. m.
N?. 8?Accommodation d; Freight?North.
Leave Columbia. 5.50 a. in.
Arrive Florence.4.50 p. m.
Both these Trains connect with Che- ?
raw and Darlington Railroad, and carry
JAS. ANDERSON, Gen. Supt
A. Pope, Gen. Pass, and Ticket Agent.
Greenville and Colombia Railroad.
Columbia, R. G, April 1, 1875.
PASSENGER TRAINS will bo run
daily, (Sundays excepted,") by the
Leave Columbia 7.00 a. m. Ar. 4.10 p. m.
AlBton... 8.45 a. m. 2.35 p. m.
Newberryl0.03a. m. 12.58 p. m.
Coke8buryl.87p. m. 9.35 a.m.
Belton... .3.20 p. m. 7.55 a.m.
ArriveGreenville4.55p. m. Lve6.00 a. 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, Ac, and with Train
on Wilmington, Columbia and Augusta.
Anderson Branch and Blue Ridge.
Leave Walhalla. 14.15 a. m. Ar. 6.45 p. m.
Seneca City4.45a. m. 6.10 p.m.
Perryvillc 5.00 a. m. 6.05 p. m.
Pendlet on 5.60a. m. 5.20 p.m.
Anderson.6.50 a. m. 4.20p.m.
Arrive Belton.. .7.35 a. m. Lvo 3.30 p. m.
Abbevltle Branch Trains.
Leave Abbeville.8.00 a. m. Ar. 2.35 p. m.
Cokesburyl.40 p. m. 9.10 a. m.
THOS. DODAMEAD, Gen. Sup't.
Jabez Norton, Gen. Ticket Agerit
South Carolina Railroad Company,,
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
day passenger train.
Leave Columbia 4.30 p. m. Ar. 2.15 p. m~
CharlestonG.45 a.m. 11.45 p. m ..
nioht express accommodation train.
Leave Columbia 7.00 p. m. Ar. 6.85 a. m.
Charleston 7.10p. m. 6.30 a. m.
Comden Train will connect nt King
ville 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. SOL0MON8, Gen. Supt.
S. B. Picstns, General Ticket Agent."
Charlotte, Columbia & Augusta B. B.
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
rriHE following Passenger Schedule is
I now operated:
going north. Train No. 2. Train No. 4.
Leave Augusta.9.30a. m. 4.15 p.m.
Graniteville_10.20 a. m. 5.11 p. m.
Col'biaJunct'n...2.13p. m. 9.05 p. m.
Columbia.2.45 p.m. 9.17 p.m.
Arrive Charlotte.9.00 p. m.
Na. 2 Train makes close connection,
via Charlotte and Richmond, to all points
North, arriving at New York 6.05 A M.
No. 4 Train makes closo conneotion, via
Wilmington and Richmond, to all points,
North, arriving at New York 5.15 P. M.
going 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_2.42 p. m.
Leave Columbia_2.52 p. m. 3.40 a. in.
Col'biuJunet'n..3.17p. m. 4.15a. m.
Graniteville_7.15 p. m. 7.48 a. m.
Arrive Augusta.8.05 p. m. 8.45 a. m.
South bound Trains conneot at Au?
gusta for all points South and West.
Through tickets sold and baggago
checked to principal points.
JAS. ANDERSON, General Sup.
A. Pope, Gen. Pass'r and Tioket Agt
Congaree Iron Works,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
JOHN ALEXANDER, Proprietor.
and Grist Mills,
' Gin Gearing,
and all kinds
al Casting? 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
near South Carolina and Greenville and
Columbia Railroad Depots. Nov 18
THRASHERS, HORSE POWERS, EN?
GINES, FAN MILLS, GRAIN
CRADLES, REAPERS, Ac, Ac, at ma?
nufacturers' price. Send for catalogue
to L?RICK A LOWRANCE,
April 22 Columbia S. 0.
CHOICE MESS MACKEREL.
No. 1, 2 and 3 MACKEREL.
Just opened and for sale low, at retail,
by_JOHN AGNEW A SON.
The hjest blood purifier is Hcinitsh's
Queen's Delight. 8