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Published Daily and Tri-Weekly,
Every Wednesday Morning,
BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
Editor and Proprietor,
Office No. 160 North Richardson St.
_23-The Phienix is the oldest Daily
Paper in South Carolina, has the largest
circulation in tho upper portion of the
State, and has been regularly issued
since its inception?March 21, 18G5.
Dailv, six months, Si; Tri-Weeklv,
2.50; VVcekly, 1.00.
Inserted in Daily at SI a square 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 yenr, at
less rates. Marriages, Funeral Invita?
tions Ac, $1.
^9~Book and Job Printing of every
description faithfully attended to.
Julius Poppe, Anderson.
J. A. Grigsby, Ridgway.
H. W. Lawson, Abbeville.
John B. O'Neill, Ncwberry.
As there is a general curiosity to know
the amount of fees paid to tho lawyers in
the Beecher-Tilton case, we give them as
we find them set down in a Northern
exchange, viz: Mr. Evarts received S25,
000; Mr. Tracy, $10,000; Mr. Hill, S5.000;
Mr. Beach, $5,000; Fullerton, $2,500; Mr.
Morris, $2,500. and Mr. Pryor, $2,500.
Mr. Shearman refused to accept money
for his services.
Feathers are shooting out all over the
toilettes, the fashion gossips say. Fea?
ther fans, feather parasolB and feather
hats are all the go. Feather trimmings
are now arranged with so much lightness
and beauty, that they are considered as
suitable for summer as winter wear.
They are mounted as fringe as well as
bands, though as bands they are used
for the trimming of bonnets and parasols.
Fines are fines-in the Grand Duchy oj
Posen. Ono was imposed on the news?
paper Kuryer 1'oznanski, whereupon the
editor opened a subscription to oppose
to the penalty a popular demonstration.
All the subscription money was confis?
cated and an additional fine of -150 marks
was imposed by this attempf to avoid the
proper operation of the penalty.
It looks as if somebody is starting a
newspaper every day. Tho fact that
hundreds of men who have worked in a
journalist's harness all their lives would
go out and commit suicide if it were not
for the demnition uncertainty of such a
course, doesn't seem to have the slightest
effect on beginners.
BAbout forty percent, of the population
of the United States is engaged in agri?
cultural pursuits, a number one-half
greater than is ranked in any other pro?
A Western editor returned a tailor's
bill endorsed, "declined; hand-writing
Any and every stylo of book and job
printing executed promptly at Puoznix
office. Material of every kind on hand.
Old type in any quantity, at from
twenty to thirty cents a pound, for sale
at Phoznix office.
Old newspapers, suitable for wrap?
ping, at fifty cents a hundred.
AC, AC, AC,
At manufacturers' prices. Send for
Junj> 21 L?RICK Sc LOWRANCE.
uj Spring Clothing! u
Spring Clothing! ?
H Spring Clothing!?1
The Largest and 15est Stock
Ever seen here,
AT D. EPSTIN'S,
UNDER COLUMBIA HOTEL.
CJTYLES, New and Handsome!
O FABRIC and DESIGN. Elegant!
PRICES, iower than ever!
Verv full linos of Boys' and Youths'
CLOTHING, FUUNISH3NG GOODS and
Call and examine at
April 4_Under Columbia Hotel.
BARRELS pure whito standard
KEROSENE, iust receivod and
for sale at 19c. per gallon by the barrel,
and 20c. por gallon at retail. Kerosene
delivered, free of drayaoe, in any pnri of
the city by JOHN AGNEW k SX>N.
rjlHIS new brand of CIGARS, when
once known to Smokers, will certainly
have the effect of a THUNDERBOLT,
striking rigbt square into the Cigar
Trade, and, like the Havana Tips, start?
ling the smoking community.
July 4 PERRY & SLAWSON.
T7~iNAP.n & V.'ir.r.Y -To patrons in
XV. arolina for their liberality: We
Indeed thank j-ou for buying /~\
ur line ready-made Clothing, \J
argest stock ever in the city,
Neckwear, Under-wear, cheapest, T
argest stock ever in the city, JLi
And wo believe best, for we sell TT
nion Adams' Black Silk Ties, U
Eussian Braces, Suspenders. Shirts"|\,T
ndespecialty, good Ct;guaranteei.lX
Durability, elegance, comfort to T>
uyer. The Quaker City and JD
Cj Star Shirts are all the go, and T
tN?/n Silk, Linen,Gingham Umbrellas!
We claim to sell at less profit a good \
rticle than anyhouse in the tradcxA.
In fine, ready-made Clothing, our Cl
tyle and price is unequaled. kJ
ur stock can't be surpassed. \J
Elegance, style and fashion, Hats in /^t
assimerc. Silk, Straw, Felt,'Wool.O
t No. 124 Main street. ?.
Now in store, and to be sold at low
B. & W. C, SWAFF1ELD.
Money to Loan,
On Marketable Collaterals.
I^XCHANGE on New York, Baltimore,
_J Philadelphia, Boston, and allpronii
nent cities of the United States and Eu
rope bought and sold.
DEPOSITS received and iuterest-bonr
ing CERTIFICATES issued.
STOCKS, BONDS, GOLD and SILVER
bought and sold.
ACCOUNTS of merchants und others
from the city and country solicited, and
I LIBERAL LINES OF DISCOUNTS
granted by tho CENTRAL NATIONAL
BANK, corner of Plain and Richnrdson
Ureets. JOHN S. PRESTON, Pres't.
J. H. Sawyer, Cashier. Mnr 24
WILL not bo closed this Sum
Imer. All Guests patronizing us
during tho Summer and Fall
months, and remaining a week
or more, will bo allowed a 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 Cuios
XST33I W 33 O
At R. L. Bryan's Book Store.
&EN. SHERMAN'S MEMOIRS, from
the settlement of California to the
present time, with n large and complete
Livingstone's Last Journals, with maps
and plates, 82.50.
Man and Beast?Here and Hereafter;
illustrated by 300 anecdotes, by Rev. J.
0. Wood, $1.50.
The Better Self Home Essays, by au?
thor of the Gentle Life. SI.75.
We and Our Neighbor, by Mrs. Har?
riet Beccher Stowo, Si.75.
A Short History of the English People,
by Green, SI.75.
Also, a variety of new London Novels.
CLEVELAND MINERAL SPRINGS,
Xcar Shelby, X. C, 55 miles West of
THIS favorite WATERING PLACE
was opened for tho reception of
select visitors on the 10th June. Passen?
gers coming on the Central Railroad will
bo 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. BREY ARD, Proprietor.
June 20 _|2mo
Wineman's Camphor Chloral
An entirely New Remedy for
Neuralgia, Headache, Rheumatism,
AND for all Pains that affect the
Nerves. Read the following testi?
Columbia, April 23, 1875.
Messrs. Philip Wineman tfc Co.?Gen?
tlemen: It affords me great pleasure to
state that I have used your Campuou
Culoiial for Neuralgia in my head, and
found great benefit from its use?in fact,
I have never used anything that has given
mc such instant belief. I take pleasure
in recommending it. Yours, trulv, Ac,
(Signed) HARDY SOLOMON.
Prepared only by the inventor, PHILIP
WINEMAN, and lor sale at retail by all
Druggists. The trade supplied by
PHILIP WINEMAN & CO.,
Importers and Wholesale Druggists,
?lone 2-11_Charleston, S. C.
South Carolina Department
ST, LOUIS LIFE INSURANCE COMP'Y,
Office Xo. 7, Central Hank Building,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
raid-up Capital, - - - SI,000,000.00
Assets December 21, 1874, - 7,400,852.54
Snrjilus as to Policy Holders, 1,033,485.40
Xumbcr of I'olicies issued
Amount Insured thereby, - 10.034,038.07
Death Claims Paid in 1874, 8?(J,734.'J7
Its Title to Public Confidence.
FmsT?It is a Strung Company.
Having, in addition to its ample reserve
fund, a fully paid and securely invested
capital of SI,000,000, every dollar ot
which is pledged to the payment of its
Second?It is a Low Hate Com
Rany. Doing business exclusively on
ie Stock Plan; its premium rates are
much lower than those of Mutual f>r
Mixed companies, and are the very low?
est possible1, consistent with security to
Tninn?It is a 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.
Foubtu?It is a* Paying Company.
During 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.
jjfrJ' Reliable agents wanted.'G^>.
HENRY McNAIR, Manager.
July 3 lmof
Wine List?May, 1876.
eSa^Qi*. THE "CITY HALL GRO
CERY STOKE" oilers, as be
^gyr?sftgro low specified, the finest Wine
List ever published in Co?
CLARETS St. Estephe, St. Julian,
Margaux, Pontet Canct, in pints and
SAUTEBNES Haut Suutovnes, Graves
A Proignao, Latour Blanch, Chateau
CHAMPAGNES -Pommer? A Greno's
Lee, decidedly the finest dry Wine im?
ported, Obaus A Duehatel's' "Sillery,"
Carto 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 inv business supplied only with liest
possiblo ciuality obtainable, and am fully
satisfied with the result.
Any rare Wiho or particular bTand not
here advertised, will bo procured from
first hands at very few days' notice.
City Hall Grocer and Wino Merchant.
H^t} to ?Jp?Vf Terms free. Address
G. Stinbok A Co., Portland, Maine.
Proposals for Coal.
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
Office K. of S. II. and State Librarian,
Columbia, June 24, 1875.
PURSUANT to the provisions in an
Act entitled (No. 774) "An Act rela?
tive to contracts for the Executive De?
partments of the State Government und
for the General Assembly," passed in last
regular session of 1874-75, and approved
on March 24, 1?75, SEALED PRO?
POSALS for a supply of ICS tons of
COAL, for the use of the several D? part
ments of the Government, and for the
Houses of Senate and Representatives,
will be received at this office until the
28th of July next, as follows:
111 tons for the- several Departments of
the State Government.
50 tons lor the Senate. ?
75 tons for the House of Representa?
The party or parlies to whom a con?
tract may bo awarded shall, before en?
tering on the performance thereof, give
a bond, with sufficient security, on such
terms as may be 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 elays
after it has been awarded and approved,
it shall be awnrded 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 bo 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 ueldrcssed
as aforesaid to this office.
Keeper of State House and State Libra?
rian. June 25
For the Seaside, Mountains,
fbr Hours of Leisure at 7/oiiie or Abroad.
THE following collections contain the
best and most popular of all pub?
lished Songs, Vocal or Instrumental
Duets, Rondos, "Waltzes, Tolkas, Quad?
rilles, etc., and furnish unfailing enter?
tainment to all lovers of Music:
Musical Treasure. Vocal and Instru?
Moore's Inisn Melodies. Vocal.
Gems ok Scottish Song. Vocal.
Gems ok German Song. Vocal.
Gems of Sacked SoNei. Vocal.
Wreath of Gems. Vocal.
Showek of Peahls. Vocal Duets.
Oi'Eiiatic Peaf.ls. Vocal.
Silver Chord. Vocal.
Piano at Home. Four-hand pieces.
Gems of Strauss. Instrumental.
OnoAN at Home. Reed Organ pieces.
He>me Circle. Vols. 1 and 2. Instru?
I Piano-forte Gems. Instrumental.
Pianists' Album. Instrumental.
Large handsome books, which are for
sale by all prominent dealers.
Price of each book: Boards $2.50;
Cloth $3; Full Gilt 84.
Sent, post free, for retail price.
OLIVER D1TSON A CO., Boston.
CHARLES H. DITSON & CO.,
Julv 10 sw*' 711 Broadway, N. Y.
IT is the most wondei fill medicine ever
known, and possesses curative power
unequalled in historv if remedies. For
sale only at HEINITSH'S Drug Store. \
California and Imported
Wines, Liquors, Etc.
JUST received, direct from
'California, a carload of supe?
rior WINESand BRANDIES,
'made of delicious grapes in
that highlv favored count i v.
Best Imported Scotch WHISKEY.
Old Jamaica RUM, Holland GIN.
Otard and oilier brand;; BRANDY',
Sherry, Port and Madeira WINES.
I am also manufacturing
that superior LAGEB BEER,
for which my brewery has!
acquired Ruch a deserved re-*
pntation. Give it a trial? it is pure and
warranted free from any deleterious in?
gredients. Physicians recommend it.
f - V Also, best brands Imported and
^mjJ 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, Nos. 1(54 and 10(5 Richardson
Rose Cordial! Rose Cordial!!
rIE only, sure cure for all kinds of
Bowel Affections, Summer Com?
plaints, Diarrha.o and Dysentery. No?
thing better for Children. Mothers, try
it and save your children. For sale only
June 2(5 ' City Drug Store.
Wilmington, Columbia & Augusta B.
Columbia, S. C, May 2b, 1875.
COMMENCING June 1, 1875, the fol
) lowing Changes will be made in
Passenger Schedule on this Road:
No. 4.?Night Passenger?North.
Leave Columbia. H.15 p. m.
Arrive Florence.12.50 n. in.
Wilmington. 7.10 a.m.
Connect at Florence with North-east?
ern Road for Charleston. Arriving there
0.15 A. M., and conrit-ct closely at Wil?
mington daily, except Sundays, for all
So. 3?Night Passenger?South.
Leave Wilmington. 0.25 p. m.
Florence.11.55 p. m.
Arrive Columbia.4.15 a. in.
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.
No. 7?Accommodation <L Freight?South.
Leave Florence. !) n. in.
Arrive Columbia. 7 p. Ui.
No. 8?Accommodation it Freight?North.
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.
Newberry 10.03 a. m. 12.58 p. m.
Cokesburyl.37p. m. 9.35 a. m.
Helton... .3.20 p. m. 7.55 a. m.
Arrive Greenville4.55 p. m. LveG.OO a. m.
.Passengers by Nignt 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 IShtc Ridge.
Leave Walhalla.14.15 a. m. Ar. (5.45 p. in.
Seneca City 1.45 a. m. 0.10 p. in.
Pcrrvville 5.00a. m. 0.05 p. m.
Fcndlcton 5.50a.m. 5.20 p. m.
Anderson .0.50 a. m. 4.20 p.m.
Arrive Bclton.. .7.35 a. m. Lve 3.30 p. m.
Abbevltle Branch Trains.
Leave Abbeville . 8.00 a. m. Ar. 2.35 p. m_
Cokesbnryl.40 p. m. 9.10 a. m.
THOS. DODAMEAD, Gen. Sup't.
Jabez Norton, Gen. Ticket Agent.
South Carolina Railroad Company,.
Columbia, S. C, June 18, 1H75. ?
day passenger train.
Le>ave Columbia 4.30 p. m. Ar. 2.15 p. m.
Charlestons.45 a. m. 11.45 p. in.
sight express accommodation train.
Leave Columbia 7.00 p. in. Ar. 0.35 a. m.
Charleston7.10 p. m. G.30 a. m.
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, Tuesdav, Thursdav and Sa?
turday. S. S. SOLOMONS, Gen. Snpt.*.
S. 1$. Pickins, General Ticket Agent.
Charlotte, Columbia & Augusta R. R.
Columbia, S. C, June 19, 1875.
rIE following Passenger Schedule is.
going north. Train No. 2. Train No. 4.
Leave Augusta.8.22 a. m. 4.15 p. m.
Gramteville.... 9.13 a.m. 5. lip. in.
Col'bia Junct'n 12.58 p.m. 9.05 p. m.
Columbia.1.18p. m. 9.17 p. in.
Chester.5.10 p. m.
Arrive Charlotte.7.32 p. m.
?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. rf?
Wilmington and Richmond, to all points
North, arriving at New York 5.15 P. M.
going south. Train No. 1. Train No. !1.
Leave Charlotte . .. .8.50 a. m.
Chester.11.02 a. m.
Winnsboro... .12.38 p. in.
Arrive Columbia... .2.42 p. m.
Leave Columbia... .2.52 p. m. 3.40 a. m.
Col'bia Junct'n.. 3.17 p. m. 4.15 a. m.
Grnnitevillc... .7.15 p. m. 7.48 a. in.
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 cheeked to principal points
JAS. ANDERSON, General Sup.
A. Pope, Gen. Pass'r and Ticket Agt.
Spartanburg and Union Railroad,
fill IE following schedule is now being
.j_ run. #No Night Trains:
J)uirn. Stations. I'p.
Arrive. Leave. Arrive. Leave.
8.00 Spartnnburg, 3.10
8.55 9.05 Pacolet, 2.17 2.25?
9.39 9.45 Jonesvillc, 1.30 1.45
10.25 10.50 Union, 12.20 1.01V
11.25 11.35 Santuc, 11.30 11.40
12.2? 12.35 Shclton, 10.3s 10.45
1.12 1.20 Strothers, 9.49 0.55.
2.15 Alston, 8.45
W. W. DAVIES, Superintendent.
Congaree Iron Works,
(?'OL I'M ft I A, S. ('.
JOHN ALEXANDER, Proprietor.
'^^5?$-^~ n\ Castings for
Stores and Dwellings, Patent Railings
for Gardens and Cemeteries, Iron Settees
and Arbor Chairs; also, Brass Castings of
all kinds. Bedls for Churches, Schools,
Work-shops, Ac. Guarantee all my work
first class and equal to any North or
South. Works at footof Lady street and
near South Carolina and Greenville and
Columbia Railroad Depots. Nov 18
ACTS OF THE LEGISLATURE
FOR 1875, with postage, $1.15. For
sale at R. L. BRYAN'S
May 5 Bookstore.