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Every Wednesday Morning,
BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
Editor and Proprietor,
Office No. 160 North Richardson St.
^^?-Tho ph03nxx 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, 1803.
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G RO OERIES!
ON and after this date, my large and
well selected Btock of GROCERIES
and PROVISIONS will be sold at greatly
reduced prices for cash. I particularly
call the attention of the public to my
large stock of BACON, LARD and BUT?
TER, all of the very best quality, and
200 barrels new Solomon's Fancy
FLOUR, just received fresh from the
mill, and. price reduced.
TEAS, COFFEES and SUGARS, of
standard quality. Prices on the entire
The following list of LIQUORS have
just been received, the quality of each
Otard A Co.'s Palo BRANDY, in wood
Hennessey's Pale BRANDY, in wood
Old Jamaica RUM.
Old St. Croix RUM.
Old Holland GIN, in wood and bottle.
Old Rye WHISKEY.
Old Mountain Corn WHISKEY.
These Liquors are superior to any ever
offered to the Columbia trade before, and
will be sold very cheap, considering
All goods delivered.
Store closes at 7 o'clock.
July 9_IIARDY SOLOMON.
AC, AC, AC,
At manufacturers' prices. Send for
June 21 L?RICK & LOWRANCE.
fJTUUS new . brand of CIGARS, when
once known to Smokers, will certainly
have the effect of a THUNDERBOLT,
striking right square into the Cigar
Trade7, andk like tho Havana Tips, start?
ling the smoking community.
July 4 PERRY & SLAWSON.
Non-Board Fire Insurance and Heal
% Estate Agency.
HOME Fire Insurance Company,
Charleston, S, 0.
Petersburg Savings and Fire Insur?
ance Company, of, Petersburg, Va.
Citizens Fire Insurance Company, of
Newark, N. J.
Rates low and companies first class.
Office in the Union Rank.
Wineman's Camphor Chloral
An entirely New Remedy for
Neuralgia, Headache, Rheumatism,
A ND for all Pains that affect the
j\_ Nerves. Read the following testi?
Colt-miua, April 23, 1875.
Messrs. Philip Hinein??? <fc C<>.?Gen?
tlemen: It affords me greot pleasure to
state that I have used your Camphor
Chloral for Neuralgia in my head, and
found great benefit from its use?in fact,
I have never used anything that has given
me such instant relief. I take pleasure
in recommending it. Yours, truly, Ac,
(Signed") HARDY SOLOMON.
Prepared only by the inventor, PHILIP
WIXEMAN, and for sale at retail by all
Druggists. The trade supplied by
PHILIP WINEMAN & CO.,
Importers and Wholesale Druggists,
June 241 Charleston, S. C.
Xear Shelby, X. C*., 55 miles West of
THIS favorite WATERING PLACE
was opened for the reception of
select visitors on tho 10th June. Passen?
gers coming on the Central Railroad will
be met by hacks, and conveyances sent
to the Air Line Railroad and other points
whenever desired. Cold and Warm
Baths, White Sulphur, Red Sulphur and
Chalybeate Water; Italian Band of Music
and other sources of amusement. For
further information, apply to
T. W. BREVARD, Proprietor.
South Carolina Department
ST, LOUIS LIFE INSURANCE COW!,
Office Xo. 7, Central Bank^Bulldlng,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
Paid-up Capital, - - - SI,000,000.00
Assets December 21, 1871, - 7,400,852.54
Surplus as to Policy Holders, 1,033,485.40
Xumber of Policies issued
Amount Insured thereby, - 10,034,638.07
Death Claims Paid in 1874, 889,734.07
Its Title to Public Confidence.
First?It is a Strong Company.
Having, in addition to its ample reserve
fund, a fully paid and securely invested
capibil of Sl.000,000, every dollar of
which is pledged to the payment of its
Second?It is nLow Kate Com
Sany. Doing business exclusively on
e Stock Plan; its premium rates arc
much lower than those of Mutual or
Mixed companies, and are the very low?
est possible, consistent with security to
Third?It is n Plain Company.
It promises no dividends, and it disap
(mints no expectations. Every policy
lolder knows just what his insurance
will cost, and just what it will realize.
The contract is simple and definite, and
means Indemnity, not Profit.
Fonrrn?It is a Paying Company,
Dining the last year it has paid to the
Widows and Orphans of deceased policy
Fifth?It is a Sound Company.
It has just passed through a long and
rigid examination, and its financial
strength is officially attested by the most
exacting of State Insurance Commis?
Sixth?It is a Broad Company.
Its 20,000 risks being widely distributed
through thirty-four States and Terri?
tories, no epidemic, however general,
can seriously affect its mortality.
Jl'.vReliable agents wanted.-G^.
HENRY MtNAIR, Manager.
Wine List?May, 1876. ~
THE "CITY HALL GRO?
CERY STORE" offers, as be?
low specified, the finest Wine
'List ever published in Co?
CLARETS-St. Estephc, St. Julian.
Margaux, Pontet Canet," in pints and
SAUTERNES?Haut Sauternes, Graves
tt Preignac, Latour Blanch, Chateun
CHAMPAGNES?Pomiuery & Greno's
Lee, decidedly the finest dry Wine im?
ported, Obaus Sc Duchatel's "Sillory,"
Carte Blanche, Kelly Island, Ac.
SHERRIES AND PORTS-These of
fine quality, ago and bouquet, full
stock*, most carefully selected.
My stock of French Brandies, Holland
Gin, California Wines and Brandies, Do?
mestic Whiskies, '?Maryland," "Baker,"
?'Finch," "Bomgarden,'' and other favor?
ite brands, is always full up. I have
always endeavored to keep this branch
of my business supplied only with best
possible quality obtainable, and am fully
satisfied with the result.
Any raro Wine or particular brand not
here advertised, will bo procured from
first hands at very few days' notice.
City Hall Grocer and Wine Merchant.
Rose Cordial! Rose Cordial!!
rpHE only sure euro for all kinds of
JL Bowel Affections, Summer Com?
plaints, Diarrhoea and Dysentery. No?
thing better for Children. Mothers, try
it and save your children. For sale only
June 20 City Drug Store.
Proposals for Coal.
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
Office K. of S. H. and State Librarian,
Columbia, June 24, 1875.
PURSUANT to the provisions in an
Act entitled (No. 774) "An Act relu
ivo to contracts for the Executive He-1
partmcntM of the State Government and
for the General Assembly,"passed in last I
regular session of 1874-75, and approved
on March 24, 1875, SEALED PRO?
POSALS for a supply of 108 tons of
COAL, for the use of the several Depart-1
ments of the Government, and for the
Houses of Senate and Representatives,
will bo received at this office until the
23th ?f July next, as follows:
13 tons for the several Departments of]
the Suite Government.
50 tons for the Senate.
75 tons for the House of Reprcsonta-]
The party or parties to whom a con?
tract may be awarded shall, before en?
tering on the performance thcrrof, give
a bond, with sufficient security, on such
terms as may bo prescribed by the At?
torney-General, conditioned for its faith?
ful performance; and in case of his or
their failure to do so, within thirty days
after it has been awarded and approved,
it shall be awarded to the next lowest re?
The payment of the accounts for Coal
and Advertising is provided for in Sec?
tion 11 of the said Act.
The proposals will be opened at Co?
lumbia, S. C, in the presence of a board,
consisting of the Governor, the Secretary
of State and Attorney-General; contracts
shall be of no effect until approved by
the said board.
The Coal must be of best quality of
red ash grate coal, and has to be deli?
vered free of charges to the State House,
in the city of Columbia, S. C.
Proposals should be endorsed "Pro?
posals for Coal for-," and addressed
us aforesaid to this office.
Keeper of State House and State Libra?
rian. June 25
THE Mechanics' and Farmers' Build?
ing and Loan Association, of Rich
land, is now receiving deposits of SI.00
and upwards, and allowing interest at
the rate of 0 per cent, per annum on all
amounts over $10.00, which remain 30
?lays or longer. Deposits received by
T. H. Gibbes, Treasurer, at the Central
National Bank, R. D. SENN,
April 22 t_President.
Money to Loan,
On Marketable Collaterals.
EXCHANGE on New York, Baltimore,
Philadelphia, Boston, and allpromi*
nent cities of the United Stutos and 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
BANK, comer of Plain and Richardson
drccts. JOHN S. PRESTON, Pres't.
J. H. Sawyer, Cashier. Mar 24
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, j
The Charleston Hotel
WILL not bo closed this Sum?
mer. All Guests patronizing us
during the Summer and Fall
months, and remaining a week
or more, will be allowed a reasonable
discount?except occupants of rooms on
the first or parlor tloor.
The attention of the Country Mer?
chants is respectfully called to tins no?
tice. May 28 Omos
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 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 BEER,/
for which my brewery hasj
acquired such a deserved re?
putation. Give it a trial?it is pure and
warranted froo from any deleterious in?
gredients. Physicians recommend it.
Also, best brands Imported and
Domestic CIGARS, Smoking and
Chewing TOBACCO, Ac. 1
My SALOON is supplied .with the best
of everything. LUNCH every day, at 11
o'clock, Gi ve me a call, at the sign of the
big barrel, Nos. 104 and 1C0 Richardson
street JOHN C. SEEGERS.
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The Piiot.nix is the oldest Dnily Paper
fniblished in the State of Sonth Cnrolina,
laving been regularly issued since 21st
March, 1805. The Gleaner is also in
the eleventh year of its publication. Tlie
every part of the
full and correct
received daily: well selected reading mat?
ter. Editorials and locals prepared by
competent writers. They arc Conserva?
tive in politics and devoted to
the best interests of the peo?
ple?the proprietc r (who bos
controlled them since their
origin) having been a resident
of Columbia more than forty
years. Terms of subscrption 1
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Daily SI six months; Tri-Wcckly $2.fi0;
Weekly $1.00. 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, and are excellent
mediums for advertising.
Steam Book and Job Printing dice
Is thoroughly supplied with new Type
I of various grades and styles, from one
foot to the
part of an
the latest \
cylinder and platen; Block, Colored and
Transfer Inks; Paper and Cards; Cuts,
Ac. Ac. in
_ work is all
direction of the proprietor, who is a
practical printer. Cash and New York
prices is the rule. Therefore, you should
have your work done at home, when
style and PRICE are tiik
office is the only one in tho
upper part of the State
where Poster and General
Show Printing can be pro-?1
perly executed, as wo aro
supplied with fifty founts wood anil other
lorgo type. 1, 2,*3 and 4 Sheet Posters;
Hand-bills, Programmes, Bills of Fare,
Pamphlets, Circulars, Dodgers, Briefs,
Letter Heads, Checks,
Bill Heads, Receipts,
> Horso Bills, Labels,
(Railroad, Legal and
other Blanks, Togs;
Wedding, Visiting and
Business Cards; in short, any and every
thing in the way of Plain or Fanov JOB
and BOOK PRINTING. Orders 'from a
distance will receive immediate attention.
JULIAN A. SE*LBY,
Proprietor Phoenix and Gleaner.
Wilmington, Columbia & Augusta R.
Columbia, S. C, May 2?, 1875.
COMMENCING June 1, 1875, tlffe fol?
lowing Changes will he made in
Passenger Schedule on this Hood:
Ab. 4?Xiyht Passenger?North,
Leave Columbia. 8.15 p. Bl.
Arrive Florence.12.50 a. in.
Wilmington. 7.10 a. in.
Connect at Florence with North-east?
ern ltoad for Charleston. Arriving there
0.15 A. M., and connect closely at Wil?
mington daily, except Sundays, for nil
Ab. 3?Night Fassenger?South.
Leave Wilmington. 0.25 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 Florence with Trains leav?
ing Charleston, 0.30 P. M.
Ab. 7?ylcconiniodatioM it- Freight? South,
Leave Florence. 9 a. m.
Arrive Columbia. 7 p.m.
Xo. 8 ?Accommodation it* Freight?North.
Leave Columbia. 5.50 a. m.
Arrive Florence. 4.50 p.m.
Both Trains connect with Cheraw nod
Darlington Bailroad, and carrv Coaches.
JAS. ANDERSON, Geil. Supt.
A. Popf.. Gen. Pass, and Ticket Agent.
Greenville and Columbia Railroad.
Columbia, S. C, April 1, 1875.
PASSENGER TRAINS will bo 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,
Newberry 10.03a. m. 12.58 p. m.
Cokesburyl.37 p. m. 9.35 a. m.
Belton... .3.20 p. m. 7.55 a. m.
Arrive Grcenville4.55 p. in. LvcG.OO 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. 0.45 p. m.
Seneca City l.45a. m. 0.10 p. ni.
Perryville 5.00 a. m. 0.05 p.m.
Pendleton 5.50a. m. 5.20 p. m.
Anderson .0.50 a. m. 4.20 p.m.
Arrive Belton.. .7.35 a. m. Lve 3.30 p. ni.
Abbevltlc Branch Trains.
Leave Abbeville.8.00 a. m. Ar. 2.35 p. m.
Cokcsburyl.40 p. m. 9.10 n. in.
T1IOS. DODAMEAD, Gen. Sup't.
Jabez Norton, Gen. Ticket Agent.
South Carolina Railroad Company,
Columbia, S. C, June 18, 1875.
day PASSENGER train.
Leave Columbia 4.30 p. m. Ar. 2.15 p. m.
Charlestons. 15 a. m. 11.45 p. m.
nigut express accommodation train.
Leave Columbia 7.00 p. m. Ar. 0.35 a. m.
Charleston 7.10 p. m. 0.30 a. in.
Camden Train will connect at 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. SOLOMONS, Gen. Supt.A
S. B. Pickins, General Ticket Agent.
Charlotte, Columbia-& Augusta R. R.
Columbia, S. C, June 19, 1875.
fTiHE following Passenger Schedule is
JL now operated:
ooino 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'biaJunct'n 12.58p.m. 9.05p.m.
Columbia.1.18p.m. 9.17 p.m.
Arrive Charlotte.7.32p. in.
?,No. 2 Train makes close connection,
via Charlotte and Richmond, to all points
North, arriving at New York 0.05 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. Hi.
Winnsboro.... 12.38 p. m.
Arrive Columbia... .2.42 p. in.
Leave Columbia. .. -2-52 p. m. 3.40 n. m.
Col'bia Junct'n.. 3.17 p. in. 4.15 a. m.
Graniteville... .7.15 p. in. 7.48 a. m.
Arrive Augusta.8.05 p. m. 8.20 a. m.
South bound Trains connect at Au?
gusta for all points. Through tickets sold
and baggage checked to principal points
JAS. ANDERSON, General Sup.
A. Pom:, Gen. Pass'r and Ticket Agt.
Spartanburg and Union Railroad.
riAIIE following schedule is now being
j_ run. No Night Trains:
Boien. Stations. Up.
Arrive. Leave. Arrive. Leave.
8.00 Spartanburg, 3.10
8.55 9.05 Pacolet, 2.17 2.25
9.39 9.45 Jonesvillo, 1.30 1.45
10.25 10.50 Union, 12.20 1.00
11.25 11.35 Santno, 11.30 11.40
12.20 12.35 Shelton, 10.38 10.45
1.12 1.20 *Strothers, 9.49 9.55
2.15 Alston, 8.45
W. W. DAVIES, Superintendent.
Gongaree 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 CemeterieB, Iron Settees
and Arbor Chairs; also, Brass Castings of
all kinds. Bells for Churches, Schools,
Work-shops, Ac. Guarantee nil 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
ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE
OR 1875, with postnge, $1.15. For
sale at R. L. BRYAN'S
May 5 Bookstore.