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Published Doily and Tri-Weekly,
Every "Wednesday Morning,
BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
Editor and Proprietor,
Office No. 160 North Richardson St.
_?3?~The Phosnix 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?Maroh 21, 13G5.
Dailv, six months, $4; Tri-Weekly,
2.50; Weekly, 1.00.
Inserted in Daily at $1 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 year, at
less rates. Marriages, Funeral Invita?
tions A*c, $1.
^SfBook and Job Printing of every
description faithfully attended to.
Julius Poppe, Anderson.
J. A. Grigsby, Ridgway.
H. W. Lawson, Abbeville.
John B. O'Neill, Newberry.
The New York Graphic sayB concerning
a recent event which caused great grief
in various American cities not having a
geographical position: "The Nat ion id
rrange has moved to Louisville. Now
let the secretary go on with his agricul?
' 'Beyond the vermicelli row
I hear the bull-frog's sigh again,
The caokle of the Durham ewe,
The bellow of the Berkshire hen.
"We'll chase the plum to his retreat;
We'll hunt the eggs the onions lay;
And when the bantam hpg shall bleat
We'll feed him with some clover hay."
The worse case of selfishness that ever
has been presented to the public, ema?
nated from a youth who complained bo
cause his mother put a bigger mustard
Elaster on his brother than she did on |
Following up tho Declaration of Inde?
pendence made by Douglass and Lung
ston in behalf of tho colored folks, wo
are informed that an effort is on foot to
establish "an organ" for this race in
the city of Washington.
An incorrigible old Western newspa?
per growler having said that tho proper
watering plaoo for a woman was tho
wash-tub, his linen appeared "ragged
edged" all the next week.
The Sultan has 800 wives, and devotes I
to his own and their use ?2,000,000 out
of the ?7,000,000 that constitute the [
whole income of the Turkish Empire.
Iowa has a law which forbids a man to
marry his step-daughter, yet allows him |
to marry his mother-in-law.
The way for a desolate old bachelor to I
secure better quarters is to take a "hot?
Old type in any quantity* at from 1
twenty to thirty cents a pound* mr sale |
at Phoenix office.
ffAny and every style of book and job
printing executed promptly at Phoznix
office. Material of every kind on hand.
E. E. JACKSON'S!
93 MAIN* STREET.
July 13 _G_
South Carolina Bank and Trust Co.
CfoUMBIA^tfev 12, 1875.
"VfOTICE is HtaebfWven to all parties
l3l who are inSanted to this Bank, that
settlement mawi made at the Banking
House, from M AVM. to 1 P. M., daily.
Depositors ?11 please leavo their books
at the Banlnor balancing.
July 14 $ T. cTyUNN, Receivor.
? FuraiflVed Rooms to Bent.
UNTIL IstVp/tober, without board.
Anplicatsm over Shiver's Store.
July 15 jr\ _J3_
jfhs?\ Will Do!
IT will cure all Impurities of the Blood;
it will cure all Scrofulous Diseases; it I
will remove all Tetter Affections; it will ]
cure Rheumatism and Gouty Affections;
it will remove all manner of Sores; it |
will improve the Complexion; it will re?
move all Pimples and Boils; it will oure
all Constitutional Disorders; it will cure
Ulcers, Swellings of the Glands; it will
cure Cancer by removing the causo in
the blood; it will give a Clear and Beau?
tiful Skin-.HElrnTSH'S QUEEN'S DE?
LIGHT will oure when other remedies I
fail. Let tho afflicted try it. Ask for|
Heinitb's Queen's Delight June 4f
Every Day Something New.
CHOCOLATE and EXTRACT OF I
MEAT, for Invalids, Adults and |
EXTRACT OF BEEF, with Wine and
Iron. A nutritive tonic?admirable for
Debility and Tndigestion.
Elixir BARK AND IRON?Summer
Tonic and Appetiser. For sale "by ?
E. H. HEIKTTSH,
May 20t , City Drug Store.
(ft ? dkOA PER BAY at Homo,
my to ???V/ Terms freo. Address |
OT Stinson & Co., Portland, Maine.
rjTHIS new brand of CIGARS, when
once known to Smokers, will certainly
have the effect of a THUNDERBOLT,
striking right square into the Cigar
Trade, and, like the Havana Tips, start?
ling the smoking community.
PERRY & SLAWSON.
KiNAnD & Wiley?To patrons in
arolina for their liberality: We
Indeed thank you for buying /~\
ur fine ready-made Clothing, \J
Neckwear, Under-wear, cheapest, TT
argcst stock ever in the city, I J
And we believe best, for we sell TT
nion Adams' Black Silk Ties, KJ
Enssian Braces,Suspenders. ShirtsT^/T"
ade specialty, good fit; guaranteelrJL
Durability, elegance, comfort to T>
uyer. The Quaker City and _D
&Star Shirts are all the go, and "T"|
n Silk, Linen,Gingham UinbrellasJL
We claim to sell at less profit a good A
rticle than anyhense in the trade j\.
In fine, ready-made Clothing, our O
tyle and price is uncqualed. kJ
Linen Cuffs, Handkerchiefs, Collars ;/~\
nr stock can't be surpassed. \_/
Elegance, Btyle and fashion, Hats in
asBimero, Silk, Straw, Felt,Wool. Vj
" x t No. 124 Main street J\.
Now in storo, and to bo sold at low
B, & % 8, SWAFF1ELD,
Spring Clothing! h
h Spring Clothing!
The Largest and Best Stock
Ever seen here,
AT D. EPSTIN'S,
UNDER COLUMBIA HOTEL.
STYLES, Now and HandBome!
FABRIC and DESIGN, Elegant!
BEST MAKE UP!
PRICES, Lower than over!
Vory full lines of Boys' and Youths'
CLOTHING, FTJRNISHLNG GOODS and
Call and examine at
April 4 Under Columbia Hotel.
Old newspapers, amiable for' wrnp-j
ping, at fifty cents a hundred.
South Carolina Department
8?, m m imahce conn,
Office No. 7, Cental Banfe Building,
COLUMBIA, S. C.
Paid-up Capital, - - ' - $1,000,000.00
Assets December 21, 1874, - 7,400,852.54
Surplus as to Policy Holders, 1,033,485.10
Number of Policies issued
Amount Insured thereby, - 10,034,038.97
Veath Claims Paid in 1874, 8y9.734.97
Its Title to Public Confidence.
FinsT?It is a Stronir Company*
Haying, in addition to its ample reserve
fund, a fully paid and securely invested
capital of ?1,000,000, every dollar ot
which is pledged to the payment of its
Second?It is a Low lintc Com?
pany. Doing business exclusively on
the Stock Plan; its premium rates are
much lower than those of Mutual or
Mixed companies, and ore the very low?
est possible, consistent with security to
Thibd?It is a Plain Company.
It promises no dividends, and it disap
Eoints no expectations. Every policy
older knows just what his insurance
will cost, and just what it will realize.
The contract is simple and definite, and
means Indemnity, not Profit.
Fourth?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.
jZc?-Rehable agents wanted.
HENRY McNAIR, Manager.
July 3 lmo|
"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 Ifinetlian t? Co.?Gen?
tlemen: It affords me great 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
mo such instant belief. I take pleasure
in recommending it. Yours, truly, Ac,
(Signed) HARDY SOLOMON.
Prepared only by the inventor, PHILIP
WLNEMAN, and for sale at retail by all
Druggists. The trade supplied by
PHILIP WLNEMAN & CO.,
Importers and Wholesale Druggists,
June 24j_Charleston, S. C.
CLEVELAND MINERAL SPRINGS,
Near Shelby, N. C., 55 miles West of\
HPHIS favorite WATERING PLACE
JL was opened for the reception of |
select visitors on the 10th June. Passen?
gers coming on the Central Railroad will
be met by hacks, and conveyances sent
to the Air Lino 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.
ALSO, ROMAN, KEENES and PA?
RIAN, for Walks, Cisterns, Founda?
tions, Stables, Cellars, Bridges, Reser?
voirs, Ac. Remit six ocnts postage for
practical treatise on Cements. S. L.
MERCHANT & CO., 76 South street,
New York._July 8 }3nio
TIE Mechanics' and Farmers' Build?
ing and Loan Association, of Rich
land, is now receiving deposits of $1.00
and upwards, and allowing interest at
the rote of C per eent. per annum on all
amounts over $10.00, which remain 30
days or longer. Deposits received by
T. H. Gibbes, Treasurer, at the Central
National Bank, R. D. SENN,
April 22 t_President.
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 WIIISKEY,
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 free from any deleterious in?
gredients. Physicians recommend it.
T Also, bestbrnndslmportedand
I Domestic CIGARS, Smoking and
?Chowing TOBACCO, Ac.
My SALOON is supplied with the best
of everything., LUNOH every day, at 11
o'clock, Give me1 a'call, at the sign of tho
big barrel, Nob. 164 and 166 RiclioTdson
street. JOHN C. SEEGERS.
f \ BARRELS -pure whito i standard
OU KEROSENE, just received and
for sale at 19 c. per gallon by tho barrel,
arid 20c. per gallon at retail. Kerosene
delivered, free of drayage, in any pnri of
the city by JOHN AQNEW & SON.
Subscribeffor the Pnaurx.
Proposals for Coal.
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA,
Office K. of S. H. and State Libiiabian,
Columbia, June 24, 1875.
PURSUANT to the provisions in fin
Act entitled (No. 774) "An Act rela?
tive to contracts for the Executive De?
partments of the State Government and
for the General Assembly,"passed in last
regular session of 1874-75, and approved
on March 21, 1875, SEALED PRO?
POSALS for a supply of 108 tons of
COAL, for the use of the several Depart?
ments of the Government, and for the
Houses of Senate and Representatives,
will be received at this office until the
2?th of July next, us follows:
43 tons tor the several Departments of
the State Government.
50 tons for the Senate.
75 tons for the House of Representa?
The party or parties to whom a con?
tract may be awarded shall, before en?
tering on the performance therrof, 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 Bhall 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 bo 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
as aforesaid to this office.
Keeper of State House and State Libra?
rian._ June 25
Wine" List?May, 18767"
THE "CITY HALL GRO?
CERY STORE" offers, as be
'low specified, the finest Wine
List ever published in Co?
CLARETS?St. Estephe, St. Julian,
Margaux, Pontet Canet, in pints and
SAUTERNES?Haut Sauternes, Graves
& Preignac, Latour Blanch, Chateun
CHAMPAGNES?Pommery & Greno's
Lee, decidedly the finest dry Wine im?
ported, Obaus & Duchatel'? "Sillery,"
Carte Blanche, Kelly Island, Ac.
SHERRIES AND PORTS?These of
fine quality, ago and bouquot, full
stock, most carefully selected.
My stock of French Brandies, Holland
Gin, California Wines and Brandies, Do?
mestic Whiskies, "Maryland," "Baker,"
"Finch," "Boingarden, and other favor
ito 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 Wino or particular brand not
here advertised, will bo procured from
first hands at very few days' notice.
City Hall Grocer and Wine Merchant.
WILL not be closed this Sum
Imer. All Guests patronizing us
during tbo 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 floor.
The attention of the Country Mer?
chants is respectfully called to this no?
tice. May 28 Omos
?? ? ??
is the most wonderful medicine ever
_ known, and possesses curative power
unequalled in history of remedies. For
sale only at HEINITSH'S Drug Store. |
Money to Loan,
On Marketable Collaterals.
EXCHANGE on Now York, Baltimore,
Philadelphia, Boston, and aUpromi'
nent cities of the United Statos and En
rope bought and sold.
DEPOSITS received and interest-boar
ing CERTIFICATES issued.
STOCKS, BONDS, GOLD and SILVER
bought and sold.
ACCOUNTS of merchants and others
from tho city and country solicited, and
LIBERAL LINES OF DISCOUNTS
granted by the CENTRAL NATIONAL
BANK, corner of Plain and Richardson
Greets. JOHN S. PRESTON, Pres't.
? J, H. Bawtmi, Cashier._Mar 24
Davis' Diamond Hams.
AFULL supply of these choice HAMS
just reccivod and for sale by
April 16 JOHN AGNKW A SON.
Wilmington, Columbia & Augusta B.
' Columbia, S. 0.| Mat 28, 1875.
COMMENCING June 1, 1875, the fol
/ lowing Changes will he made in
Passenger Schedule on this Road:
No. 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 Road for Charleston. Arriving thcro
0.15 A. M., and connect closely at Wil?
mington daily, except Sundays, for all
No. 3?Night Passenger?South.
Leave Wilmington. 0.25 p. in.
Florence.11.65 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.
No, 7?Accommodation d: Freight?Soxdh.
Leave Florence. 9 o. m.
Arrive Columbia. 7 p. m.
No, 8?y4ccommod?tion <fc Freight?North.
Leave Columbia.5.50 a. m.
Arrive Florence.4.50 p.m.
Roth Trains connect with Chcraw and
Darlington Railroad, and carry Coaches.
JAS. ANDERSON, Gen. Supt.
A. Pope, Gen. Pass, and Ticket Agent.
Greenville and Columbia Railroad.
Columbia, 8. 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.
Belton... .3.20 p. m. 7.55 a. m.
ArriveGreenville4.55p. m. LveC.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 Bidae.
Leave Walhalla. 14.15 a. m. Ar. 0.45 p. m.
SenecaCily4.45a. m. C.10 p. m.
Perrwille 5.00 a. m. G.OSp. m.
Pendlcton 5.50a. m. 5.20 p. m.
Anderson. 0.50 a. m. 4.20 p. m.
Arrive Delton.. .7.35 a. in. Lve 3.30 p. m.
Abbeville Branch Trains.
Leave Abbeville.8.00 a. in. Ar. 2.35 p. m.
Cokesburyl.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, 1875.
day passenger train.
Leave Columbia 4.30 p. m. Ar. 2.15 p. in.
Charlestons.45 o. m. 11.45 p.m.
night express accommodation train.
Leave Columbia 7.00 p. m. Ar. 6.35 a. m.
Charleston 7.10 p. m. 6.30 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, Tuesday, Thursday and Sa?
turday. S. 8. SOLOMONS, Gen. Supt.?
S. B. Picbins, General Ticket Agent.
Charlotte, Columbia & Augusta B. B.
CoLUMniA, S. f., June 19; 1875.
fTMTE following Passenger Schedule is
_L now operated:
GOiNO north. Train No. 2. Train No. 4.
Leave AuguBta.8.22 a.m. 4.15 p.m.
Granitoville.... 9.13a.m. 5.11p.m.
Col'biaJunct'n 12.58p.m. 9.05p.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 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.
ooiNO 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.
CorbiaJunct'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 0. 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. Pope, Gen. Pass'r and Ticket Agt
Spartanburg and Union Railroad.
THE following Bohodulo is now being
run. No Night Trains:
Down. Stations. Up.
Arrive. Leave. Arrive. Leave.
8.00 Spartanburg, 3.10
8.55 0.05 Pocolet, 2.17 2.25
9.39 9.45 Jonesville, 1.30 1.45
10.25 10.50 Union, 12.20 1.00
11.25 11.35 Santuc, 11.80 11.40
12.26 12.35 Sholton, 10.38 10.45
1.12 1.20 Strothers, 9.49 9.55
2.15 Alston, 8.45
W. W. DAVIES, Superintendent.
Congaree Iron Works,
COLUMBIA, s. a
JOHN ALEXANDER, Proprietor.
Stores and Dwellings, Patent Bailings
for Gardens and Cemeteries, Iron Settees <
and Arbor Chairs; also, Brass Castings of
all kinds. Bells for Churches, Schools,
Work-Bhops, 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 Dopots. . Not 18
"acts of the i?ga#fcl?txj?b
FOR 1875, with postage, $1115, For
salo at R. L. BRYAN'S
May 5 Bookstore.