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BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
The Post OrricE Department.?The
community of Spnrtanburg me much
indebted to the Post Office Department
at Washington fur a kindly interference
in their behalf, which has saved them
from being systematically fleeced. The
1st of January last, when the law requir?
ing the prepayment of newspaper post?
age went into effect, the postmaster, Dr.
Javan Bryant, increased the box rent
from $3 to S5 per annum. Finding this
to be a down right imposition, many
of the box-holders returned their keys
and declined to rout boxes any longer.
But, meantime, the matter was reported
to the Department at Washington, ami
the Postmaster-General promptly replied
that he would order the box rent at
Spnrtnnbnrg to be fixed at S3 per annum
from the 1st of April. So the postmaster
was compelled to restore the boxes to the
A water famine is again threatened at
Philadelphia already this season. In this
broiling weather it is not very satisfac?
tory to nave notice as the Philadelphians
now have from the water officials that
citizens lmist take precautions againsi a
threatened "water famine."
Fischirilo has a little diulongo between
Uncle Sam and General Grant. Tin
President says:?"No, uncle; 1 cannot
accept a third term; or only on circum?
stances not likely to arise." "Such, for
instance, as that I would vote for you."
C. F. JACKSON,
The Leader of Low Prices,
IS selling the best 0] cts. Calico: the
best 10 and 12) cts. Pleached Home?
spun; the best New York Mills and
Wamsulta Homespun, at 15 cts.; the best
25, 35 and 40 cts. Black Alpaca; the best
10, 15 and 20 cts. Embroideries; the best
White Piepies, at 1CJ cts.; the best Bib
bons, at 25 cts.; the best Dress Goods,
12A cts.; the best Shirt Fronts, at 25 cts.,
and the very best BARGAIN COUNTER
full of the best bargains in all kinds of
Goods. June 20
THE GREAT SENSATION
INT DRY GOODS
STILL. IN FULL BLAST !
TO-MORROW (Monday) the BARGAIN
COUNTERS will be bountifully re?
plenished with a new, fresh line of
goods, and will be kept up during the
Beautiful DRESS GOODS at 10c;
worth 25 and 50c.
10 pieces Plain White LINEN LAWN,
at 20c ; worth 10c
15 pieces Fancy LIKEN LAWN, at 20
and 25c ; worth 10 and 5Qc.
?5 pieces BLACK GRENADINE, at 25c.;
3 cases: New St vie PRINTS, at Gl and
1 case 4-1 American PUCALE, at 10.
15 pieces Scotch TWEEDS, at 23c;
worth 50c ?
10 pieces Brown LINEN DRILL, at
25c; worth 50c
1 case each Wnmsutta and New York
Mills MUSLIN, at lflc.
1 ease each Androsernggaii and Fruit
of Loom MUSLIN, at 12.\c.
I case Hill's Semper Idem MUSLIN,
\ case 10-4 Penpevoll Pleach SHEET?
ING, at 371e.
? bales 4-1 Fine brown SHEETING,
ladies'. Men's and Misses' BOOTS and
SHOES, from 40c. upwards.
The above "STARTLING PRICES"
Topv.-sent only a few of the GREAT
BAIGAINS that will be offered to reduce
stock Now is your time to buy a good
deal for little money.
W. D. LOVE & CO.,
Gund Central Dry Goods House,
Jute '^7 Columbia, S. C.
Do Mot be Led Astray
BY ihe sensational advertisements of
hmses that are trying hard to mo
noppliio the trade of this city. Call on
your old friend,
[th Leader of Low Prices,"
And tfcu will find that he is as deter?
mine! is ever
Sfot to be Under-sold!
Flirts AS LOW AS ANYBODY,
And HiDUCTIONSare made all through
my st?/, as it must be sold or greatly
reduce! before my removal.
Junefo C. F. JACK SO X.
For Rent or Sale.
^jA. iCUSIi comer of Assembly and
3j|I Lalystreets; in good repair. Ap
plyto R. SWAFFIELD.
Diva' Diamond Hams.
AFULl, supply of these choice HAMS
jnstroieived and for Rale by
April It JOHN AGNEW A SON.
'Let our Just Censures
COLUMBIA, S. C., THURSDAY MORNING,
The symptoms <>f Li vor ConiphiinUaro
uneasiness anil pain in the side. Some?
times the pain is in the shonhl? r, and is
mistaken for rheumatism. The stomach
is nlfectcd with loss of appetite ami sick?
ness, bowels in genev.il costive, and
sometimes alternating with 1; The
head is troubled with pain, and dull,
heavy sensation, considerable loss <>t
memory, accompanied with painful sen?
sation of having left undone something
which ought to have been done. Often
at other tim?
tins ait? tol
initiiv of the
e divas-, and
v? rv few of tin in; but the
n< r.tllv tin
SIMMONS' LIVER REGULATOR!
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 save many an hour of snfiV ring, and many a
dollar in time and doctors' bills.
After forty years' trial, it is still receiving the most uiKpialine d t<-ti
moninls of its virtues from persons of the highest charaet? r and re?
sponsibility. Eminent physicians commend it as the most
effect ua l specific
for Constipation, Hi:<\nAr.nE, Pain in the Shoulders. Dizziness, Sour
Stomach, bad taste in t'.i? Mouth, bilious Attacks, Palpitation of the
Heart, Pain in the region of the Kidneys, Despondency, Olooin and
forebodings of evil; all of which are the offspring of a diseased Liver.
If you feel Dull, Drowsy, Debilitated. Itnv? frequent headache,
Mouth tastes badly, poor Appetite and Tongue Coaled, 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 si at of the
disease, and if not Regulated in time, great suffering, wretchedness
and DEATH will ensue.
Armed with this ANTIDOTE, all climate s and changes of wate r and
food may bo faced without fear. As a rcmedv in MALARIOUS
FEVERS, BOWEL COMPLAINTS. RESTLESSNESS. JAUNDICE,
NAUSEA, the Cheapest, Purest and Pest Family Medicine in the
"I have never seen or tried such a simple, efficacious, satisfactory
and pleasant remedy in my life."?II. HaiNEK, St. Louis. Mo.
"I occasionally use, when my condition requires it. Dr. Simmons'
Liver Regulator, with good effect."?Hon. Alex. H. Stevens.
"Your Regulator has been in us.? in my family for some time, and I
am persuaded it is a valuable addition to the medical science."?Gov.
J. Gill Shorter, Alabama.
"I have used the Regulator in my family for the past seventeen
years. I can safely recommend it to the world as the best medicine I
have ever used for'that clans of diseases it purports to cure."?II. F.
"Simmons' Liver Regulator has proved a good and efficacious medi?
cine."?C. A. NcTTINO, President of City Pank.
"Wo have been acquainted with Dr. Simmons' Liver Medicine fur
more than twenty veins, and know it to be the best Liver Regulator
offered to the public!"- M. R. Lyon and H. L. Lyon, Druggists. Belle
sinologs' livek jfs tfics-xjt ? ator
For DYSPEPSTA. CONSTIPATION, JAUNDICE. BILIOUS AT?
TACKS. SICK HEADACHE. COLIC, DEPRESSION OF SPIRITS,
SOUR STOMACH, HEART BURN, Ac Ac,
x"fc 1EzT.*\m 3STo 3EIc|."UL?1.
Is a faultless Family Medicine,
Does not disarrange the system,
Is sure to cure if take n regularly,
Is ne> drastic violent medicine,
Does not interfere- with busim ss,
Is no intoxicating bevoravo,
Contains the simple st and best rrmedie -?.
CAUTION. -Pay no Powders or Prepared SIMMONS' I
REGULATOR, unless in our engraved wrapper, with Trade
Stamp r.nel Signature unbroken. None otln r is g< inline.
Jan 30 tw?mo J. H. ZEILIN & CO., Macon, Ga., and Phihub
Manufactured by HOLMES, CALDEN & CO., Proprietor?.
Office 203 East Pay street. Factory coiner Cumberland and Phihub \\ ".!.?. street*,
Oliarleston, JS. O
IMPORTERS and dealers in Lubricating and Paint OILS. WINDOW GLASS and
PAINTERS' MATERIAL. Agents for Averili s Chemical Paint, Prince's Me talic
Paint, Rubber and Leather Belting. Fob 25 iOnio
The Alabama Soli Life Insurance Company, of Mobile
C. E. THAMES, President; T. N. FOWLER, Secretary; Gen. S.D. LEE,
Superintendent of Agencies.
Assets $750,000 in Gold.
CAPITAL STOCK $200,000 GOLD -ALL PAID IX.
SURPLUS AS TO POLICY-HOLDERS OVER $100.000 GOLD.
GOLD OR CURRENCY POLICIES ISSUED !
ASOUTHERN COMPANY, keeps and lends its Money in the South. Since
chartered, its dividends have varied from 17 to 27 per cent.
May 15 W. \ \, GIBBES. Agent.
Attend the True Event.'
JULY 1, 1S75. VO
White and Colored. J
MOSQUITO BARS, |
White and Colored.
White r.nd Colored.
Hafts sn LATEST IUF&07ED FATfiHT.
Fixtures all ready for hanging up.
1 AAA LATEST Stvlos LADIES
I .l/VM; and CHILDREN'S STRAW
i i ATS, only FIFTY CENTS EACH.
JONES, DAVIS & BOTJKNIGHTS,
Successors to R. C. Shiver A Co.
New Fresh Goods
J. H. KINARD'S
LARGE assortment of rich and beauti?
ful DRESS GOODS.
The styles and patterns of TEINTS
are numberless in variety, and every de?
partment of Iiis large establishment has
been replenished with accessions
freshingly seasonable and accommodat?
The Millinery Department
Is superbly stocked.
_7Tif~Mr. Kinard invites a call.
OF the LATEST STYLES;
also, Ladies' and Children's
I SUITS of all sizes and qual?
ity, UNDERWEAR, COR?
SETS, HAIR and FANCY
GOODS. Just received, a
large assortment e>f Wench's
April 25_ MRS. C. E. REED'S.
Wine List?May, 1876.
s^QS. THE "CITY HALL GRO
CERY STORE" offers, as b? -
! low specified, the fittest Wine
'List ever published in Co?
CLARETS St. Estephe, St. Julian.
Margaux, Ponb-t Cutlet, in pints and
HOCKS Lnuhciilu inn r, Hockhcinn r,
SAUTERNES Haut Sauternes. Graves
A Prcignac, Latour Planch, Chat? nn
CHAMPAGNES Foiumery A Greno's
Lee, decidedly tin- finest dry Wine im?
ported, Obaus A Duchnlcfs "Silb ry,"
Carte Planehe. Kellv Island. Ac.
SHERRIES AND PORTS These of
fine quality, age and bouquet, full
.- toek. inost'eurcfnlh selected.
My stock of French Pmndics, Holland
Gin. California Wines and Plaudits, Do?
mestic Whiskies, ??Maryland," "Raker,"
"Finch,'" "IJomgarden, and other favor
it*; brand--, is always full up. I have
always endeavored to keep this branch
of niv business supplied only with best
possible qualiiv obtainable. an*l am full}
satisfied with the result.
Any rar?- Wine <>r particular brand not
here advertised, will be procured from
first hands at verv few davs' notice.
' GEO. SYMMERS,
City Hall Grocer ami Wine Merchant.
( tHOICK M ESS MA< 'K EREL.
^ No. 1, 2 and 3 MACKEREL.
Just < p? ned and for sal" low, at retail,
by JOHN AGNEW A SON.
California and Imported
Wines, Liquors, Etc.
JUST received, direct from
(^?California, a carload of supe
rior WINES and PRANDIKS.
'made of delicious grapes in
that highlv favored country.
Pest Imported Scotch WHISKEY,
Old Jamaica RUM, Holland GIN.
Otard and other brands PR ANDY,
Sherry. Port ami Madeira WINES.
I am also manufacturing
that superior LAGER PEER,
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 recommend it.
Also, best brandsIniportcel 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, Nop. 10-1 and 1(50 Richardson
street. JOHN C. SEEGERS.
LUMK XI?NUMBER. Sft?
T7"ix.\uij & \Vii.i:y -Tn patrons in f~\
j\_ arolina for their liberality: Wt\J
Indeed thank yon for buying ? \
nr lino ready-iuadc Clothing, v_j
"VTeekwear, Undcr-woar, cheape st, t
argest sleek ever in the city, JLj
a nd \vc believe best, for we sell TT
A nion Adams' Black Silk Ties, \j
adcspecialty, ge>oel lit;guarante ex\\
Dinability, elegance, comfort to TT>
nycr. The Quaker City nuel JlJ
Vy. Star Shirts are all the go, und t
Ov n Silk, Linen,Gingham UmbrellasJ_
"1 \ reclaim to sell at less profit agooel a
V V rticlc than any house- in tbeitradexJL
In line-, ready-made Clothing, our O
. tyle anel price is uncqualcd.
Iinen Cuffs,Ilunelkerchiefs.Collars:/- V
J ur stock can't lie suriiasseeb \_s
I^Meganeo, style anel fashion, Hats in
_J assimere, Silk. Straw, Felt.Wool. V>J
JL t No. 124 Main street._J\
Now in store, ami to bo sold at low
B, & W, C, SWAFF1ELD.
^ Spring Clothing! h
g Spring Clothing! SJ
h Spring Clothing!?1
Tho Largest and liest StoeR
Ever seen here,
AT D. EPSTIN'S.
UNDER COLUMBIA HOTEL.
STYLUS. Ne w and Handsome!
FADRIC and DESIGN, Elegant!
BEST MAKE UP!
PRICES. Lower than ever!
Yerv full lines of Bovs' anel Youths"
CLOTHING. FURNISHING GOODS ane*
Call and e xamine ;.t
April I Unde r Columbia Hotel.
? OF SOLOMON.
Who fe-eds me- from his grocery store.
And shows nie- every day a sceue
iif dainties, finer than before?
Groceries, Family Supplies, Pure
Liquors, Wines, &c.
Whoso clerks are smiling, childlike
And always at my service stand
Attentive to my b ast command?
Breakfast Stripe, Beef Tongues, Sal?
mon Bellies, Fulton Market Beef,
Canned Goods and Other Delicacies.
Who cares for no man's smile or frown.
While- he can keep his prices down.
Yet sells the fine st goods in town?
A Splendid Assortment of New Cof?
fee and Teas-Japan, Oolong, Gun?
powder, Hyson, Imperial and Mixed
And can I ever cease to be
The best of customers to thee,
Who always did so well bv me,
i Fancy Crackers, Raisins, Nuts, New
Flour and Buckwheat.
I'll keep to the store I like so well,
'Neath Mr. Gorman's big hotel,
And kept by Hardy S-O-L
JSff'Priccs still lower, and goods fresh,
every day. April 9