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Published Daily and Tri-Weekly,
Every Wednesday Morning,
BY JULIAN ?. SELBY.
Editor und Proprietor,
Office No. 160 North Richardson St.
JiS^Tho Phoenix is the oldest Daily
Paper in South Carolina, has the largest
circulation in the upper portion of the
State, and has been regularly issued
since its inception?March 21, 1805.
Daily, six months, Si; Tri-Weekly,
2.50; Weekly, 1.50.
Inserted in Daily at $1 a square of ten
lines for first, and 50 cents each subse?
quent insertion; if not exceeding live
lines in length, 75 cents. Long adver?
tisements by the week, month or year, at
less rates. Marriages, Funeral Invita?
tions Ac, SI.
_^5?"Dook and Job Printing of every
description faithfully attended to.
Julius Poppe, Anderson.
J. A. Grigshy, Ridgway.
H. W. Lawson, Abbeville.
John B. O'Neill, Newberry.
A Persian noblo is dying of disap?
pointment in Salt Lake City. He had
heard of the enchanted valley of the
Mormons, and deserted his own harem
and the suite of the Shah to take up his
abode in the paradise of tho latter day
prophet. He arrived thero safely some
time since, but a sight of the Utah hou
ris, with their peaked faces and their
noses paralled with their chins, gave
him such a "set back" that ho is perish?
ing of chagrin.
Black-eyed ladies arc most apt to be
passionate and jealous. Blue-eyed?
soulful, truthful, affectionate, and con?
fiding. Gray-eyed?philosophical, lite?
rary, resolute, and cold-hcartod. Hazel
eyed?quick-tempered and very fickle.
"Oh! my friend," exclaimed a tempe?
rance orator, "that I had a window in
my heart, that you might all look in
and see the truth of what I tell you!"
"Wouldn't a pain in your stomach do
just as well?" asked a small boy.
"Well, iny boy," asked a gentleman of
n little eight-year-old boy, "what are you
crying for?" "'Cause I* can't find my
dad. I told the old fool if ho went off
too far he'd lose me," was tho Slial
A Minnesota paper made a young
poetess sav: "Oh, for a heart full of
sweet yearlingsl" Tho poetess wrote to
the editor, declaring that sho wrote
"yearnings!" and the printer who set it
up "yearling" was a calf.
rpiIE CITIZENS OF COLUMBIA aro
JL requested to carefully inspect their
premises and abate any existing nui?
sance or report the same promptly to the
Chairman of tho Board of their respect?
ive WTards. By order of the Chairman
Board of Health:
RICHARD JONES, Clerk B. n.
Chairman of Ward 1?Prof. B. T.
Greener; Ward 2?Henry Daniels; Ward
3?E. H. Heinitsh; Ward 4?C. Barnum.
Notice to Tax-Payers.
rpHE COUNTY AUDITOR'S OFFICE
JL will be open for receiving RETURNS
from JUNE 1 to JULY 20, 1875, instead
of July 1 to August 20, as heretofore.
The law requires the County Auditor
to assess all parties who fail to list their
personal property within the time above
noted, at tho same valuation as of 1874,
and add a penalty of fifty per cent,
thereto; and all new buildings and
structures, not returned in 1874, must be
returned for the 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 nnd 19.
Acton Precinct, June 21 and 22.
Davis' Precinct, June 24.
Garner's Precinct, June 28 and 29.
Camp Ground Precinct, Julj* 1.
Killian's Precinct, July 5 and (5.
Hopkins' Precinct, July 8.
Trenholm's Precinct, July 10.
A. L. SOLOMON,
May 30 lmo County Auditor.
Davis' Diamond Hams.
AFULL supply of these choice HAMS
just received and for sale bv
April 1? JOHN AGNEW A SON.
Sunday.?The following ordinance, we
are requested by Chief Nixon to say,
will be rigidly enforced hereafter:
an ordinance for the retter observance
of the sabdatu dat.
Section 1. Be it ordained by the Mayor
and Aldermen of the City of Columbia, in
Council assembled, That from and after
the passage and promulgation of this or?
dinance, any merchant, shop-keeper or
vender of wine, spirituous or malt
liquors, in any quantity, either under a
tavern or retail license, who shall keep
his, her or their store, shop, bar-room or
saloon open for tho transaction of busi?
ness on the Sabbath day, shall bo sub?
ject to a penalty of not more than forty
five dollars, nor less than twenty dollars,
at the discretion of the City Council of
Columbia, for each and every violation
of this ordinance.
Sec. 2. And be it further ordained. That
any person who shall publicly work or
labor, or employ any other person to do
so, on the Sabbath day, (except in coses
of emergency,) shall be subject to a
penalty often dollars for ?a?h and every
CHOICE MESS MACKEREL.
No. 1, 2.tuid 3 MACKEREL.
Just opened and for sale low, at retail,
by_JOHN AGN EW & SON. _
3ET /\ T=L V BSTIITGr I
THRASHERS, HORSE POWEES, EN?
GINES, FAN MILLS, GRAIN
CRADLES, REAPERS, Ac, Ac. at ma?
nufacturers' price. Send ibr catalogue
to L?RICK A LOWHANCE,
April 22 Columbia S. C.
'/ftt^rrrmmiTtT\^TT-?r. rrax C^f\
COL. ?SBUEY COWAED, Principal.
A Full Corps of Able Professors
CtOMPLETE outfit of Arms, Apparatus,
) etc, for thorough mental and physi?
cal training. Location noted for health
fulness, and possessing Railroad and
Telegraphic facilities. For Illustrated
Catalogue, apply to Principal.
California and Imported
Wines, Liquors, Etc.
JUST received, direct from
'California, a carload of supe?
rior WINES and BRANDIES,
?made of delicious grapes in
that hjghly favored country.
Rest 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 ?cconiineud it.
1 ^ ~jT Also. bestbrandslmportedand
3sw<w Domestic CIGABS, Smoking and
^^^Chewing TOBACCO, Ac
My SALOON is supplied with the best'
of everything. LUNCH every (Tay, at 11
o'clock, Give me a call, at the sign of the
big barrel, Nos. 10-1 and ICO Bichardson
street._JOHN C. SEEGEBS.
BARRELS pure white standard
0\J KEROSENE, just received and
for sale at 19c. per gallon by the barrel,
and 20c. per gallon at retail. Keroseite
delivered, free of drayage, in any pnrt of
the city by_j'OHN' AGNEW j SON.
For 25 Cents,
PERRY & SLAWSON'S.
SFARTAXBV11G, S. 0.
_ WATER ALTERATIVE
and Tonic; Climate dry,
bracing and healthful.
Every attention paid to
BCFEKENCEB TN COLUMBIA.?Muj. D. II.
Miller. A. Palmer, Col. Jos. Daniel
Pope, Prof. L. Plate nn.l S. J. Terry.
WILL OPEN JUNE 15.
;r??"TIACKK meet visitors rk_^g^(
it Spartanburg C. H. sL^yV^v.i
JOHN B. BLACKY
June 2 lino Resident Manager.
The Charleston Hotel
WILL not bo closed this Sum
[mer. All Guests patronizing us
(during the Summer and Pall
hnonths, and remaining a week
or more, will be allowed a reasonable
discount?except occupants of rooms on
the first or parlor floor.
The attention of the Country Mer-1
chnnts is respectfully called to this no-1
tieo. May 28 Omos
What You Need.
17?XTRA MESS BEEP, 10 cents per
Fresh Mnv BUTTER, direct from Mil
ford, N. Y.,*3 pounds for $1.
CIGARS.?We are closing out our stork
of Cigars, and ofTer the best FIVE CENT
Cigars in the city, and only want a trial
to convince von.
May 10 " L?RICK A LOWRAKCE.
Prepare Your Own
BT USINO THE
Granular Effervescent Suits.
TiOCKBBIDGE ALUM. VICHY, CRAB
XX ORCHAD, KISSINGEN, FBIED
BICHSHALL. The Salts represent in a
condensed and agreeable form the me?
dicinal constituents of these various
Mineral Waters, and from their conve?
nience and comparative cheapness, are
coining rapidly into use.
One or two large tea-spoon-fnls added
to a small tumbler of water, instantly
reproduces a draught of the natural
Water, accompanied by a sparkling
"fiervescence. For sale nt
L. T. SILL1MAN A CO.'S
April 0 Drug Store.
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.
?he- Alabama Sold Life Insurance Company, cf Uobile!
C. E. THAMES, President; T. N. FOWLER, Secretary; Geu. S.D. LEE,
Superintendent of Agencies.
Assets $750,000 in Gold.
CAPITAL, STOCK $200,000 GOLD-ALL PAID L\.
SURPLUS AS TO POLICY-HOLDERS OVER $400,000 COLD.
GOLD OR CURRENCY POLICIES ISSUED .'
ASOUTHERN COMPANY, keeps nnd lends its Money in the South. Since
chartered, its dividends have varied from 17 to 27 per cent.
May 15 W. II. G1BBKS. Agent.
Manufactured by HOLMES, CALDER. & CO., Proprietors.
Office 203 East Day street. Factory corner Cumberland and Philadelphia street*,
IMPORTERS and dealers in Lubricating and Paint OILS. WINDOW GLASS and
PAINTERS' MATERIAL. Agents for Averiii s Chemical Paint, Prince's Metalic
Paint, Rubber and Leather Belting. Feb 25 JOnio
ROSE'S HOTEL, COLUMBIA, S. C. WM. E. EOSE, Proprietor.
ttf??fe?^^i ^ FIRST CLASS HOTEL.
Fare*2A a day, including
rS^Omnibus ride. Situated
I ''mar the Capitol and in
g? g centre of business part of
piStlio city. My Omnibus
'?-"vf will convey passengers to
I ~l an<l from every train. The
' -""" Ladies' Apartments arc
complete; entranceon As?
sembly street. B1LLI
ARD and BATH ROOMS
all new and in good
t r. Au ti
The Oldest Daily in South Carolina!
So You Want a Reliable Newspaper?
Then Subscribe for
Dailv or Tri-Weekly; or
Issued every Wednesday,
-Kfl. 160 Piicbq'r 1)5011 Sf., CciiiSnbiq.
Tbc rnfENix is the oldest Daily Paper
published in tbe Statcof South Carolina,
having been regularly issued sinco 21st
March, 1865. The Gleanee is also in
the eleventh year of its publication. The
every part of the
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. Terms of subscrption I
as follows, including postage:
Daily S-i six months; Tri-Weekly $2.CO;
Weekly $1.50. These papers were the
first issued in Columbia after its partial
destruction, circulate more extensively in
the middle and upper Counties of the
State than any other, anel are excellent
mediums for advertising.
Steam Book and Job Printing Office
Is thoroughly supplied with new Type
of various grades and styles, from one
foot to the
part of an
Presses of ^
the latest f
cylinder and platen; Black, Colored and
Transfer Inks; Paper and Cards; Cuts,
Ac. Ac. in
work is all
s u p e rin
ine d i a to
direction of the proprietor, who is a
practical printer. Cash anil New York
prices is the rule. Therefore, you should
uave vorn WOBK done at home, when
style and PBICE awe the same. This
office is the only one in the
upper part ot the State
where Poster and General
She>w Printing can bo pro-j
perly exe'cuted, as we are
supplied with fifty founts wood and other
largo type. 1, 2, 3 and 4 Sheet Posters;
Hand-bills, Programmes, Bills of Fare,
Pamphlets, Circulars, Dodgers, Briefs,
Letter Heads, Checks,
Bill Heads, Receipts,
i Horse. Bills, Labels,
'Railroad, Legal anel
Jother Blanks, Tags;
Wodeling, Visiting and
Business Cards; in short, any and every
thing in the way of Plain or Fancy JOB
and BOOK PRINTING. Orders from a
distance will receive immediate attention.
JULIAN A. SELBY,
Proprietor Phienis and Gleaner.
Wilmington, Columbia & Augusta E.
Columbia, 8. C, May 2?, 1875.
COMMENCING June 1, 1875, the fol?
lowing Cbunges will be made in
Passenger Schedule on this Road:
Av. 1?Night Passenger?North.
Leave Columbia. 8.15 p. in.
Arrive Florence.12.50 u. m.
Wilmington. 7.10 a.m.
Connect at Florence with North-east?
ern Iload 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. C.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
J North, and at Florence with Trains leav?
ing Charleston, 0.30 V. M.
I No. 7?Accommodation i? Freight?South.
] Leave Florence. 0 a. m.
Arrive Columbia.7 p. m.
j No. 8?Accommodation <? Freight?North.
I Leave Columbia.5.50 a. m.
Arrive Florence.4.50 p. m.
both Trains connect with Cheraw and
Darlington Railroad, and carry Coaches.
JAS. ANDERSON, Gen. Supt.
A. Pope, Gen. Pass, and Ticket Agent.
Greenville and Columbia Railroad.
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
PASSENGER TRAINS will be run
daily, (Sundays excepted,) by the
Leave Columbia 7.00 a. m. Ar. 4.10 p. m.
Alston. . . 8.45 a. m. 2.35 p. m.
Newberryl0.03a. m. 12.58 p. m.
Cokesburyl.37p. m. 0.35 a. m.
Bel ton. .".3.20 p. m. 7.55 n. m.
Arrive Greenville 1.55 p. m. LveG.OO a. m..
Passengers by Nignt Train on South
Carolina Bail road connect, with No. 1.
Passengers by No. 4 connect with Day
Train on South Carolina Bailroad for
Charleston, Augusta, Ac, and with Train
on Wilmington, Columbia and Angustn.
Anderson Branch and Blue Bidge.
Leave Wnlhtdla. 14.15 a. m. Ar. C.45 p. m.
Seneca City4.45a. m. G.10 p. m.
PerryviBo 5.00a. m. 6.05 p. m.
Pendleton 5.50 a. m. 5.20 p. m.
Anderson. 6.50 a. m. 4.20 p, m.
Arrive Belton. . .7.35 a. m. Lvc 3.30 p. in.
Abbeville Branch Trains.
Leave Abbeville.8.00 a. m. Ar. 2.35 p. m.
Cokesburyl.40 p. m. 9.10 a. in.
THOS. DODAMEAD, Gen. Sup't.
Jauez Norton, Gen. Ticket Agent.
South Carolina Railroad Company,
Columbia, S. C.\ June 18, 1875.
day rassengeb train.
Leave Columbia 4.30 p. m. Ar. 2.15 p. m.
Charlestons.-10 a. m. 11.45p. m.
night expbes8 accommodation train.
Leavo Columbia 7.00 p. m. Ar. 6.35 n. m.
Charleston 7.10 p. m. 6.30 o. m.
Cainden 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. Supt. L
S. B. Pickins, General Ticket Agent.
Charlotte, Columbia & Augusta R. R.
Columbia, S. C, June 19, 1875.
r [TOE following Passenger Schedule is
I now operated:
oorNO north. Train No. 2. Train No. 4.
Leave Augusta..8.22 a. m. 4.15 p. m.
Graniteville.... 9.13 a.m. 5.11p.m.
Col'bia Junct'n 12.58 p. m. 9.05 p. m.
Chester.5.10 p. m.
Arrive Charlotte.7.32 p. m.
gJNo. 2 Train makes close connection,
via Charlotte and Bichmond, to all points
North, arriving at New York 6.05 A. M.
No. 4 Train makes close 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.
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. m.
Col'biaJunct'n..3.17p. m. 4.15 a. m.
Graniteville... .7.15 p. m. 7.48 a. m.
Arrive Augusta.8.05 p. m. 8.20 a. m.
South bound Trains connect at Au?
gusta for all point*. Through tickets sold
and baggage checked to principal points
JAS. ANDERSON, General Sup.
A. Pope, Gen. Pass'r and Ticket Agt.
Congaree Iron Works,
COLUMBIA. S. C.
I JOHN ALEXANDER, Proprietor,
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 ull my work
first class and ccpjal to any North or
South. Works at foot of Lady street and
near South Carolina and Greenville and c
Columbia Railroad Depots. Nov 18
Money to Loan,
On Marketable Collaterals.
IEXCHANGE on New York, Baltimore,
2i Philadelphia, Boston, and allpromi*
nent cities of the United Statos ond Eu
rope bought and sold.
DEPOSITS received and interest-bear
.ing CERTIFICATES issued.
STOCKS, BONDS, GOLD and SILVER
bought and sold.
ACCOUNTS of merchants and others
from the city and country solicited, and
LIBERAL * LINES OF' DISCOUNTS
granted by the CENTRAL NATIONAL
B\NK, corner of Plain nnd Richardson
iireots. JOHN S. PBESTON, Pres't.
1 Z. 11. Sawyee. Cashier. Mar 21