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NEWS OE TBE JO AT.
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-Gold at New York yesterday closed dull nt
-The.New Tork cotton market was declining.
Bales 3000 bales at 26c.
-At Liverpool cotton closed steady. Uplands
13tfd. Orleans 12?id.
-Twenty-one suits for divorciare pending at
-Virginia, is sending large quantities of zinc
metal'to the North.
-Corn is selling at a higher price than wheat ia
some -par of indiana.
-Madame Anna Bishop wiU settle in New York
and lead a church choir there.
- -The Hon. Jefferson Davis ls sojourning tem?
porarily at Hernando, Mississippi.
-The Havre dock hand who saved the life of
the murderer Traupmann, received a medal and
400 francs reward.
-The proposed Canada and Pacific Raliway ls
*- .-- ?? * 1,1 1
hons of pounds sterling.
-A partial reconstruction of theSpanlsh Cabi?
net has been effected. Martas is Foreign Sect e
tary, and Flguerola Minister of Finance.
-The superintendent of the Georgia State
road declares that after this year the road wul
pay aU the expenses of the State government., *
-At the Agricultural and Mechanical Fair,
held recently at Staunton, Virginia, Benjamin
Smith, a negro, was awarded the flrst premium
fer the best specimen of barrels.
.-it costsj royalty something to travel. The
Empress Eugenie thinks she can make her trip
from Paris to Cairo, Egypt, (about as far as from
New York to Omaha) for $160,000.
-Count Bismarck's income is computed at
about $35,000, derivable from his various estates
and offices. To this must bc added the not incon?
siderable item of a free ministerial residence in '
Berlin, and table money.
-The State Department ha.s received Intelli
.genceof the loss of the whaling schooner Susan
A. Smith, of Basion, with the captain's wife and
two children, and all the ofllcers and crew except
the captain and four men.
-A survey of the Suez Canal shows that it is in
its shallowest parts but twenty feet deep; there?
fore the steamer Aigle, on which the Empress
Eagenie intended going through lt, cannot make
the passage, as lt draws more than twenty feet.
The Empress, however, Insists on maklng.the
trip, even if a new survey proves that a lighter
vessel will be necessary.
-The London Times' money article of yesterday
comments on the lncreasiug Importation of wheat
from the United States, and in view of competi?
tion with Russia and Central Europe, when rail?
ways in that quarter are fully developed, sug?
gests, as the great questions Tor the United States
to consider, the reduction of freights aud thc en?
largement of communications with thc Missis?
-A French paper reports that "the most bril
Uant of the stars of song," by which every one
Wul recognize thc Marquis de Caux. -has sign..!
a splendid engagement to sing in Russia. It Ls
stipulated in tho treaty that the diva promises
yon would never guess what-to have uo children
during the period of her engagement. And her
husband has written at the bottom of the con?
tract: The above writing ls read and ap?
-It appears from a notice sent to the papers by
Mrs. Stowe, that she ls preparing a book ou the
Byron scandal; and that she expects, of course,
to Justify her previous publication on ibis sub
Ject4 The publication ol the Leigh letters In the
London Quarte iv Review has brought out the
following note from Mrs. Stowe : "Mrs. Stowe re?
quests the public to suspend their judgment ou thc
letters of'Lady Byron to Mrs. Leigh, lately pub-'
Ushed In the Loudon Quarterly Review, until they
meet them In their proper historical connection
in her forthcoming volume."
-A horrible railroad accident occurred ou Mon?
day last near Narrowsburg, N. Y., by which one
man was burned to death and fourteen cars, load?
ed with coal oil, tobacco and cotton, were entirely
consumed. When the Are had reached its height '
a man wah seen In the midst of the glaring Hames,
bu. lt was .inpossible tonpproach uear enough to i
render the vlct.m any aid, and he was in a short ?
time completely roasted. His name was James ,
Bourke, and he was a brakeman on the train, it
is supposed he had In some manner become
, fastened between the cars in such a way as to be
unable to extricate himself before being suffocated '
by the rapidly approaching flames.
-An exchange gives the following interesting ,
gossip concerning the Siamese twins: "Their sur?
name ls Bunker, and their given names Chang
and Eng. They reside alternately at two resi- '
dences, one at Mount Airy, N. C., and the other *
three miles distant in the country, one of the i
wives taking charge of each establishment. They y
married twin sisters near that point many years
since, and each has a family of beautiful black
eyed children of brunette complexion. They are
aged fifty-seven, are quite gray-haired, and while '
they are in independent circumstances they are 1
not wealthy. Their wives are large, healthy-look- <
lng women, and their country house, the only one (
we have seen, ls built of logs with puncheon floor, ,
and without flnlsh or decoration. They use a .
Windsor chair of double width, and a bed not less
than eight 'eet wide. A rustic flight of steps of [ I
double width leads to Ute attic, and they pass up I l
and down them without difficulty. On the occa?
sion of our visit there was a four-inch snow on
the ground, and as they were out gunning, we
hat! to await their return. When they made their
appearance they were walking very briskly, and
soon they were engaged in a spirited run. On
one of their inside shoulders they carried a dou?
ble-barreled shot gun, and were in fine humor.
They were exceedingly pleasant and hospitable lu
their mauner, aud insisted upon a secoad visit
-The telegraph brings news of thc death of
"England's wealthiest son," Richard Grosvenor,
Marquisof Westminster. Early In thc last cen.
tury one Sir Richard Grosvenor liad the good luck
to marry Miss Molly Davies, thc daughter of a
gentleman of much landed property In thc County
of Middlesex, and in a few year.--, in consequence
of thc tide of fashion setting westward, found
that this same small landed estate was probably
for its size destined to bc almost the most valua?
ble in England. It now forms Grosvenor Square
and thc adjacent streets, and in fact the greater
portion of that property which, bounded south
by Picadilly, north by Oxford street, cast by Bond
street, and west by Par'. Lane, contained in
Sidney Smith's opinion, more Intellect refine?
ment aud social grace, than any other in thc
world. Some eighty years ago, about thc time
when George III was makiug Improvement.- nt
Buckingham House, now a palace, which had
been purchased as Queen Charlotte's dower house,
thc swampy ground between Hyde Park corner
and the Thames was ottered him for ?15 008. He
declined it, and it was subsequently purchased
by the Groa ven ors. Many years after it came imo
their possession, a very enterprising builder, Mr.
Cubitt, persuaded thc great banking house of
Smith, Payne & Smith to advance money to him
for drainage and building purposes, and thus
arose "Belgravia," which, when the leases fall
in, will probably yield the present Marquis of
Westminster ?400,000 a year. Lord Westminster
was a curious combination of generosity and
meanness, and a hundred stories arc current il?
lustrative of both these characteristics. He leaves
several children. The eldest, known as Lord
Grosvenor, now marquis, ls a remarkably popu?
lar man in his county, Cheshire. It ls computed
that the new mnrquis will have an Income of cer?
tainly not less than ?700,000 pounds a year. Lord
Westminster was a Liberal, but took no active
part In politics. HU health has long bean in a
Political Blackball in-.
If any one is so simple as to credit the
dispatch, that the Congressional sub-commit?
tee is coming ''to take testimony" in regard
to the contested elections of Messrs. Simp?
son and Reed, we recommend to him tho
careful perusal of the paper read by Hon.
H. X. Dawes, at the recent session of the
American Social Science Association. He
shows that these committees consist of a
majority of the political party ruling in tho
House, and that they are appointed for the
sole purpose of declaring that the contest?
ant belonging to that party ha3 been duly
The framers of the constitution assigned
to ?ach house the power of deciding upon
.the elections and qualifications of its own
members. There are no restrictions upon
the exercise ot.this prerogative. In the Sen?
ate the Judiciary Committee manipulates
the case ; in the House of Representatives,
the Committee of Elections, whose proper
business is to receive the testimony present?
ed by the contestants and to decide judici?
ally upon its value, but who have recently
receiv?d permission to go into the contested
districts and act at once as an inquisitorial
jury, a prosecution, and a bench of judges.
The plaintiff always belongs to their party,
i II i ? ii?... tm .t-<P?j lu -lignumi
him. They meet to hear his case, and to
legalize his assumptions-"only this, and
"nothing more." They have already made
their decision before a witness bas beeu
summoned. A Republican committee ap?
pointed to decide with supreme authority
upon the election of two Democrats signi?
fies the intention of the party in power to
exclude those gentlemen from the House of
Representatives, whatever may haye been
the majorities by which they were elected.
As Mr. Dawe3 testifies, and as everybody
knows, each case"of this sort is coming to
be amore partisan struggle. "The com
"mittee dare not resist thc exactions of
"party, and their action is, in consequence,
"worthy only of contempt." And the de?
grading ends of their appointment, as wall
as the corrupt resorts of the party now in
power, appear from the fact that "while
"there were only sixty cm".s during the first
"sixty-five yean of tho government, there
"have been more than that number within
"the past ten years-over twenty of which
"are uow pending." All these contestants
belong to the majority. An injured Demo?
crat or Conservative weil knows that an ap?
peal for justice to a Radical Congressional
committee would be perfectly absurd. Its
members have been selected on account of
their political complexion ; they have had a
certain political work assigned to them; they
have bee? canvased before-hand ; they go
out upon their mission like excursionists
upon a frolic-with all their expenses paid,
and succeed in catching something, as cer?
tain shrewd amateurs do, by fastening the
desired fish upon the hook before it is cast
into the water at all. The result is cer?
tain from the beginning. A partisan
speaker appoints a partisan committee,
which returns a partisan report, and upon
thi3 report the members vote according to
their political affiliations. There is not a
straw left for a minority politician to catch
at. Hence while the people of Die upper
districts may have determined that Messrs.
Simpson and Reed shall represent them, an?
other set of people, temporarily resident in
Washington, have determined that they
shall not. And we rather apprehend th.it |
the other set will have their own way.
Yet all such contesta will do good. The
time will come when the people of this State
and of every State will .secure to themsclvc ?
by statute or amendment the right of rcpre- i
senlation in Congress by persons whom they ?
themselves bave elected, and not by persons 1
elected for them by a Congressional com- .
fnittee. And every outrage on the ballot *
will accelerate the advent of that dav.
As PAR as built, the Blue Ridge Railroad
liardly pays its running expenses. There
tvill be no increase of business until ike road
to completed, as it passes through a moun
;ain wilderness rich in beauty but poor in
lopulation. Until thc last rail is spiked the
State will have to p3y the interest on thc
line million dollars of bonds which it is iu
rited to endorse.
IT IS rumored that there has been a recon
?iliation between Congressman Bowen and
Alderman T. J. Mackey. The cause of thc
piarrel was not wholly political, as tho Al
lerman went so far as to stigmatize the Con
rressman in the public prints as a thief,
orger and murderer. Bowen, however,
)ocketed the affront, and is now said to have
nade fast friends with bis quondam villifier.
Tho "Actings and Boing?" cf Congress?
Congressman Bowen told the "gentlemen
"of the Comet Star Fire Engine Company,
who serenaded him on Wednesday night,
that he would, in a few days, address his con?
stituents omi render them a faithful account
of all his "actings and doings."
Tho pledge publicly give? to so distin?
guished an audience will doubtless be kept
Congressman Bowen knows now that "mur
"der will out," and, confiding in the large?
hearted charity and indulgence of thc col?
ored "gentlemen of the Comet Star Fin
"Engine Company" and their fellows, will be
glad to make a clean breast of it and tell
his constituents what manner of niau thi
Bowen really is. Thc colored men whom
the distinguished Congressman represents
aro not, it is true, thieves, forgers and mur?
derers, but they are not expected to sit ir
the halls of Congress as the Radical repre?
sentatives of lower Soutli Carolina.
Congressman Bowen, when he renders Iii
constituents the promised account of all his
.'actings and doings," will not forget to ex?
plain that little matter of thc Chinese faro
checks stolen from a gambler in this city.
Tiiis may not lie a doing, but somebody was
done, and thc thief is not yet punished. Bc
sides, there is the part which this C. C.
Bowen is maliciously declared to have taken
in burning and pillaging the town of Jack?
sonville in 1SG1-2. With a breath the spot?
less Congressman may clear away this cloud
of arson and robbery. Nor will it bc for?
gotten that C. C. Bowen-then a captain of
the twenty-first battalion Georgia cavalry,
C. S. A.-was tried by court-martial, found
guilty and cashiered for forging pay rolls, the
result being announced in general orders'
from General Beauregard's headquarters.
Surely Congressman Bowen will take the op?
portunity of showing that he was the inno?
cent victim of a damnable conspiracy, and
that the honest people of Charleston aro not
represented in the councils of thc nation by
a convicted forger. And last of all, thc
"Honorable Congressman" might amuse Iiis
constituents by telling them all about Iiis
arrest and imprisoment for planning thu
murder of Colonel White in 1864, with a de?
tailed explanation of the reasons why he was
suspected and was not hung.
If Congressman Bowen will only tell, in
this way, the tale of his own lifc^ there is a
rich treat in s^orc for all his Radical con?
stituents. . Tile calumnious charges brought
against him are so many and so grave, that
he cannot afford to treat them with honest
scorn or passive contempt-unless Con?
gressman Bowen is of opinion that any sort
of white man i.. good enough to represent
a negro, and that lie is too good fur Iiis con?
stituents, in which case he will most likely
say nothing and allow the world at largo to
think what they please about him. Wc shall
_? or Joalc. _
EEAL ESTATE OR PERSONAL PRO?
PERTY of any kind may be advertised for
sale in this column, at thc rate of 25 cents for
twenty words or Uss, each Insertion, if paid in
FOR SALE, A HANDSOME sPARLOR
STOVE, nearly new. Apply at THIS OFFICE,
novfi i* _
IIOR SALE, A FINE PAIR OF LARGE
Groy HORSES. Warranted sound and gen?
tle in any kind of harness. Also, a beautiful well
broke buggy MARE, or Morgan stock. Apply at
Charleston Hotel Stables. ' novo 4
FOR SALE, THE HOUSE AND LOT
No. 7 Minority street, containing Ove rooms
and necessary outbuildings. Possession given Im?
mediately. Apply on thc premises.
EEAL ESTATE.-A COMMODIOUS AND
substantial three-story brick HOUSE, con?
taining sfx sqnarc rooms, dressing rooms, pantry
and store-room, with kitchen of live rooms, sta?
ble, Ac, in a central part or the city, for sale by
WARPLAW A CAREW. _oct!3 wftn
FOR SALE. ONE HORSE, ONE DRAY,
one Ruggy, one Wagon and two Carts, in?
quire at Southeast corner or Market and Church
streets. DOV2 12*
PRINTING "PRESS FOR SALE AT A
GREAT BARGAIN.-One small Cylinder TAY?
LOR PRESS iii complete repair, li has been but
little used, and ls sold simply because the present
owner has no use for it. The size of thc bed of
the Press is forty-four by fifty-eight Inches. Said
Press wilt bc Sold at a great bargain ii' applied for
at once, HS the room it oce?nica is wanted for
other purposes. Addresss Box No. 3705 New York
Pos toolee. septjo
Notices in SankrnptcQ.
IN TI?K DISTRICT COURT OF THE
UNITED STATES, FOR THE DISTRICT OF
SOUTH CAROLINA.-In the matter of THOMAS
DONNELL and NINIAN DRUMMOND, Copartners
lu Trade, ns BONNELL A DRUMMOND, Involun?
tary Bankrupts.-In Bankruptcy.-To whom lt
may concern: The underslgued"herebv gives no?
tice of his appointment as Assignee nf BONNELL
k DRUMMOND, in thc District of Charleston, and
State of South Carolina, within said District, who
have been adjudged bankrupts upon their Credi?
tors'petition, by the District Coun of said Dis?
Dated Ihe 21st day of October, A. I). 1S09.
OCt22 r3 V. J. TOBIAS. Assignee.
IN THE DISTRICT COURT OP THE
UNITED STATES, FOR SOUTH CAROLINA.
Delober Term, 1S69.-In thc maller or EDWIN L
ROCHE, or Charleston, Bankrupt-Petition for
Tull and linal discharge in Bankruptcy.-Ordered,
thal a hearing be had on Hie 19th day or Novem?
ber, A. D. 1S69, at Federal Courthouse In Charles?
ton, S. C.; and that all Creditors, Ac, or said
Bankrupt appear at said time and place, and show
Muse, if any they r;.u, why the prayer of the pc
tltioner*8hOUld not be granted.
By order or the Court, the 21st dav or October,
\. P. 1S09. DANIEL I?OKLBECK,
rierk ol the District Court or thc United States
for Soul h Carolina. oct22 ?3
TN THE DISTRICT COURT OF THE
JL. UNITED STATES, FOR SOUTH CAROLINA.
Jctober Term, 1S69.-lu thc matter of JAMES C.
SALTERS, or Charleston, Bankrupt.-Petition for
lill and Huai Discharge In Bankruptcy.-Ordered,
hal a hearing bu had on the lath day of No vern?
ier, A. D. 1869, at the Federal Courthouse in
Marleston, s. C.; and that oil Creditors, Ac, of
?aid Bankrupt appear at said time and place, and
?\\J\V cause, ir ant they can, why tho prayer of
h.- Petitioner should not bc granted.
By order of the court, thc 21s! tiny of October,
\. D. 1880. DANIEL IIORLBECK,
;ierk of the District Court of the United sinu s,
for South Carolina. ocliJ f3
TS JUE DISTRICT COURT OF THE
! UNITED STATES, FOR SOI TH CAROLINA.
Ictobcr Term. 1869.-In the mailer of JOSEPH W.
LEABROOK, ofEdlsto island, Uaukrupt.-Petition
.rfnll und final discharge lu Bankruptcy.-Order
id, that j* hearing bc had on the HM h day of Koretn
?er, A. D. ist'.', at Federal Courthouse in diaries
on.s. C.; and that all Creditors. Ac, or said Bank*
lip( appear at said time and place, and show
?usc, u any they can. why the prayer of the
"etltioncr should not be granted.
By order of the Court, thc 2lst day or october,
t. D. 1SU9. DANIEL IIORLBECK,
Rcrkof thc District Court or Ute United .States
for South Carolina. oe 133 r:;
fN BANKRUPTCY.-IN THE DISTRICT
L COURT OF THE UNITED STATES FOR Tl IK
DISTRICT OF SOUTH CAROLINA.-Ex parle WM.
'.SHUMATE and A. BLYTHE, Assignees, iu rc
OIIN W. GRADY, Bankrupt.-Petition to sell
-cal Estate, uiiineumbercd.callin Lieu Creditors,
cc-Notice is herebv given to all Creditors hoki?
ng Liens against the Estate of JOHN W. GRADY,
hat they are required lo establish the some be?
are W. j. CLAWSON, Esq., Registrar, at Yorkville,
I C., within forty days from the date hereof, or
e barred rion: ?ill benefits or ihe decree for dls
rlbuilonto bc made in this case.
By order or Hon. CEO. S. BUTAN, Judge or said
ourt. W. T. SHUMATE, > ajrtmaas
A. BLYTHS, I Assignees.
CreenviJJe, s. c., September 15, 1809.
^UAMPOOING AND HAIR CUTTING.
LADIES ANT) CHILDREN
ttended ot their resid mee? promptly and at
Send orders to
W. E. MARSHALL, Barber,
apriU.4 No. 31 Brood street, (up stairs.)
WANTS OF ALL KINDS CAN BE
made known to everybody in this euluma
at thc rate of 25 cents foi twenty words or less
each insertion, if paid in advance._
TTTANTED, SIX HOUSE PAINTERS
V v White men and only natives or this cit}
need apply, to JOS. E. BRO WE It, No. ."r> Chalmers
street. nov5 1
WANTED TO HIRE, A HOUSE, WITH
four to six rooms; must have a good eis
torn, ga^, and thc necessary outbuildings, bc In
good condition, and In a respectable loca;ion
Apply at No. ;i Broad street. novS fmw3
DWELLING HOUSE WANTED, IN
good order; five or six sleeping roone
Rent payable, if desired, monthly in udvanci
Address, with lowest price an.l location, Key Bo
No. 72 Charleston Postoftlce. nova 2
"\TCANTED,-A CAPABLE WHITE PER
VV SON, to conic, wash and Iron. Good wngfts
paid and a desirable home offered. Apply in
sleet mg street, corner or Henrietta.
WANTED. A GOOD COOK, WASHER
and Ironer. German preferred. Recom
mcndatlons required. Apply at No. co Rutledge
Avenue, six doors above Spring street,
WANTED, 0? FIRST OF DECEMBER
A ready FURNISHED DOUSE, or part ol
a HOUSE, in agented part, of the city, for six
months. Apply at this oilloe. nov2 tuf4
FIFTY SEAMSTRESSES WANTED AT
N. A. COHEN'S Clothing Depot, north cor
ucr,of Princess and King streets.
TTTANTED, A WOMAN TO COOK AND
V V do chambcrwork. None need apply unless
well recommended. Good wages paid. Apply at
No. 39 Montague street. _nol]_
TTTANTED, TO PURCHASE A COM
VT PLETE copy or the u. s. CENSUS for
1660. Apply, stating price, io " CENSUS," DAILY
NEWS Ornes, _
\\TANTED, A SITUATION AS CLERK,
W In a Wholesale Drug Store, or a large Re
tall and Prescription Drug Store. No objection to
go in thc countrv. Will expect but a small com?
pensation at first. Thc applicant ls a graduate of
t he South Carolina Medical College. Address M
1)., through the Postotllcc. odo
TO DRUGGISTS.-A PHYSICIAN AND
DRUGGIST, of twenty-five years- experience,
extensively and favorably known throughout the
State, mid-can Influence a large trade, wishes a
situation In a Wholesale Drug House, or a large
Petali and Prescription Drug Store. Both elly
and country references given. Address "Kefti
gee,'' Box 65, Yorkviile, S. C._octs imo?
WANTED, A H 0 U S E , NEAR THE
central part of the city, containing Ave or
six rooms, with good outbuildings and water,
Address D, at this Ofllce. scpt28
AGENTS WANTED EVERYWHERE TO
sell thc American KNITTING. MACHINE,
the only practical Family Knitting Machine ever
invented. Price $26. Will knit 20,000 stitches
per minute. Address American Knitting Machine
Company, Boston, Mass., or St. Louis, Mo.
WANTED, EVERYBODY TO KNOW
that JOB PRINTING of ail kinds, plain
and ornamental, ls executed promptly In thc
neatest style and at the lowest New York prices,
at THC NEWS Job Oftlcc, No. 140 EAST BAY. Call
and examine the scale of prices before giving your
WANTED, AGENTS.-TWO HUNDRED
and Flftv Dollars per month, to sell the
onlv Genuine Improved Common Sense Family
SEWING MACHINE. Price only $16. Great in?
ducements to Agents. This is the most popular
Sewing Machine of thc day-makes thc famous
"Elastic Lock Stitch"-will do any kind of work
that can be done on any machine. One hundred
thousand sold and thc demand constantly in?
creasing. Now is the timo to take an agency.
Send for Circulars. J8S~ Beware of infringers.-fft*
Address SECOMB A CO., lioslon, Mas?.; Pitts?
burg, Pa., or St. Louis. Mo. oct20 3mos
HOUSES, FARMS, STORES, ROOMS,
Ac, now vacant, can readily, be rented hy
advertising them in tuts column. The rate is 25
cents for twenty words or less, each insertion, if
paid In advance.
TO RENT, ROOMS ON ONE FLOOR,
suitable fora family; also, Furnished Rooms
for gentlemen. Apply at No. 4C Beaufain st reet.
novl mwf3*_ _ |
rpo RENT AT $15 A MONTH. No. 2
X Drake street, near Amherst, 4 ROOMS AND
KITCHEN. R. M. MARSHALL A BRO., Real Es?
tate Brokers, Broad-street. nov3 4*
TO RENT, A FINE STORE WITH FIX?
TURES for a grocery and bar-room, corner
Longitude Lane and East Bay. To an approved
tenant rent will be $10 per month. Also, six
large square Rooms, with lire places, back piazzas
and cistern water on every story. Thc rooms
will be rented singly ir preferred. Inquire of Mr.
ROSE, on the premises. octio
ROOMS TO RENT.-THREE UNFUl?
NIS1IED rooms in a residence pleasantly
situated In thc western part of the city. Terms
moderate. Fo-''li ther particulars, apply at No.
ll Doughty st.' octl2
?ftitb for Sale.
IA AAA ACRES IN WILLIAMS
L\J*\J\J\J BURG COUNTY'-100 acres of
irhlch are cleared and 75 acres now under culti?
vation In corn, cotton and rice. The tract ls
Heavily timbered vith pine, oak. cypress and
liokory, and contains a dwelling and oulbuild
ugs, with fifteen cabins for laborers: also one
rood mill site. Average production of thc land
ten to ii ft cen bushels of corn and lifteen to twen
y-live bushels of rice to th1 acre, without ferll?
'.ers. The region abounds in marl deposits,
?corg?lown ls lae nearest market, the place being
'our mlle? from Black Mingo Creek and twenty
Ive miles from Georgetown Creek, which is uavf.
table at ail seasons.
Price of Hi? tract $15,000; one half cash, the
taloneo ni one and two years, secured by bond
ind mortgage. Any smaller number or acres
viii he sold ut a mod?rale advance on this rule,
'allies desiring to inspect the tract can do so i>v
caving the Northeastern Railroad ai Klngstrec,
md lunnirtag Hie way to my place, twenty-three
niles distant. The tract Iles wilkin one mile of
li" projected Georgetown Railroad. Address
IAS. K. CARRAWAY; Survivor of Perkins A Car?
away, Georgetown Posloillcc, s. c.
Bopt'JO mwf?mos* ute
?AA ACRES.-TO CAPITALISTS.
iM/w At private sale or for lease, a fine
'LANTATION En Orangeburg-District, forming a
mit of the estate of the late Colonel Keitt, con?
sisting or about coo acres; 35?) of it cleared. It ?s
vaicfcd by Lyon's Creek, a largo and nevcr-fuil
ng stream. Soil rich, red clay, wei! adapted to
lottou, corn, wheat, root crops and clover, d??
?ate healthy all the year. Splendid range for
?ailie; the neighborhood attractive-the "adjoin
:<g plantations owned by gentlemen who reside
here and secure good order. Thc buildings were
.urned,but lumber milla being near.they could be
.^placed cheaply. A large State road connects it
nth Lewisvlile, south Carolina Railroad, six
niles distant. The above is a splendid chance
or those (heiring to forma beautiful farm In a
iloasant, healthy section. In lSCfi these lands
vere returned ut $20 per acre. Will be sohl at
lair (hat price. For terms apply to Mrs. LAU
IENCE KEITT, Society Hill, 8. C.
REFERENCES.-Major T. B. Whale}', J. C. Keitt,
?sq., Orangeburg; H. W. Pero neau, Esq., WU
lam Middleton, Esq., Charleston
oct ii mwGmosDAC
?> i fi A ACRES TO LEASE FOR A
?-TV/V/ TERM OF YEARS.-Tile large and
leautlfnl PLANTATION,*'known ?us Keitt Place,
' insisting of MOO acres, 1100 cleared. Soil rich
ind clay Bboucdiug in deposits i>r mar!. 700 acres
'/splendid colton land; lou acres of it will make
i bag to the acre; location perfectly healthy all
hey.;:-; four and E half ?UllCS from LOWiSVillC,
louth Carolina Railroad; well sell led: hus been in
onsiant cultivation since the war; boa ali ncces
ory buildings; small dwelling, barns, stables,
inhouse, screw, laborers' house:-. Lyon's Creek
uns through tho estate and furnishes euc of thc
?st Mt'js for a factory hi the state.
Will bc si.hi with thc lease, the following: s linc
oaug MULES, a large lot of Improved Imple
lents, Briol) Ploughs, New (?in, Dickson Cotton
.ced, enough to plant the entire crop: 2000
lUShelS Of Cotton Seed for lirtilizit:g; "00 bushels of
Oin. All will be sold on thc place, low for cash.
'artie.?desiring to lease arc requested to inspect
he growing crop of cotton, which will give entire
ntisfactlon. For terms, applv to MILS. LAW
tENCK KEirr, St. Matthew's P. ()., Orangeburg
?istrict, S. C.
REFERENCES.-Major T. B. Whalcy, J. C. Keitt,
?sq., Orangeburg; ll. W. Peronneau, Esq., Wil
ain Middleton, Esq., Charleston.
HIVE DOLLARS R E W A R I).-LOST,
L; yesterday morning, a white BULL PUP, about
ix months old, with cars cut, and one black
[tot around one eye, had on a leather collar. The
hove reward wl'l be given ir delivered at No. 87
Ing-strect. nov2 4*
r.RS. DESAUSSURE A SON AVE RE
U MOVED their Office and Residence to No
A Broad street, north side, two doors east of
lng street. oct2l tuthsO
[>EMOVAL.-CL AG HORN, HERRING &
L\ CO., Factors and Commission merchants,
?v6 removed from Accommodation Wharf to
orth Atlantic Wharf, ocl8 imo
STRICT OBSERVANCE LODGE, No. 73,
A. P. M.-Tho Regular Monthly Communica?
tion of this Lodge will he held at Masonic Hall
Tins EVENING, at 7 o'clock. The Arrear List will
bo read for tho last time. Candidates for the P.
C. and M. M. Degrees must be punctual.
Hy order W. M. W. W. SIMONS,
nov? Secretary pro tem.
EAGLE STEAM FIRE ENGINE COM?
PANY-You are hereby summoned to at?
tend a Regular Monthly Meeting of your com?
pany, at your Hall, on Tins (Friday) EVENING,
Stn Instant, at 7 o'clock.
By order. ARTHUR M. COHEN,
MARION FIRE ENGINE COMPARY.
Attend the Regular Monthly Meeting of
your Company, at your Hall, Tins (Friday) EVEN
DtC, at half-past 7 o'clock. Ry order.
GEO. A. CALDER,
GERMAN RIFLE CLUB.-THE REGU?
LAR Monthly Meeting of the dorman Rifle
Club will take place at 8 o'clock Tins EVENING, at
, By order. C. II. BERGMANN,
TUE CHARLESTON INN OF COURT.
The Regular Monthly Meeting of this Society
will Lc held THIS EVENING, at 7 o'clock, at the
Hall of thc Charleston Library Society. Thepunc
timi attendance of every member ls requested,
nov? THOS. Y. SIMONS. Steward.
I" ADIES' FUEL SOCIETY.-THE AN
J NUAL Meeting of thc Ladles1 Fuel Society
will bc held at the Depository, Chalmers street,
Tins DAY, the 5th instant, at ll o'clock, A. M.
Ward Distributors and Collectors will please be
punctual in attendance. By order.
novS --, Secretary and Treasurer.
CHARLESTON. DENTAL ASSOCIATION.
An Extra Meeting of this Association will be
held Tins EVENING, M h Instant, at No. 27;'> Kim
street, to consider the question of attendance at
Columbia' for thc organization or a Stute Dental
Association. . THEO. F. CHUPEIN,
nov.? Secretary and Treasurer.
t'ost ano -fonn?.
LOST AND FOUND AGAIN.-IF YOU
have lost anything, make it known to thc
public through this column. The rate for twenty
words or less, each Insertion, is 25 cents, if paid
"VTOTICE. -STOLEN FROM MY RESI
JLl DENCE in Barnwell County, on the night of
the 2d November, one large Sorrel MARE, with a
white spot on her forehead, marked U. S. on thc
left shoulder, front feet a little Inclined outward,
hind feet whitish, the lea ankle stralucd and
several scars from saddle and collar. A liberal
reward will be paid for her recovery. Informa?
tion mav be given at Midway Postofflce, S. C. M.
H. SMITH. nov5 3?DAC
PARTNERSHIP.-I HAVE THIS DAY
associated with me, in business, my son,
GEORGE G. BUTLER. Thc business-Grain and
General Commission-will hereafter be conducted
In the name of R. M. BUTLER A SON.
November 1, 1809. R. M. BUTLER,
no vi 10
Q L'O T H I N G , TAI LOR PN G
MENKE A MULLER,
No. 3 2 5 KINO STREET,
Three Doors below Liberty street.
Have just received and opened a large and fine
assortment of Men's Youths' and Boy's CLOTH?
ING, FURNISHING GOODS, Ac. Consisting of
Elegant OVERCOATS, Business and Dress Suits,
White and Colored Shirts, Underwear Goods, Ac,
English and Domestic Half Hose, Alexander's
nnd Couvisier's Kid Gloves, Buckskin, Doeskin,
Calfskin; Cloth, Cnssimere, Tweed; Silk and
Thread Gloves, Liuon and I'apcr Collars, Cravats,
Neck Ties, Rocket Handkerchiefs, Suspenders,
Also, a large and well assorted stock of BROAD?
CLOTH, CASSIM ERE, DOESKIN, BEAVER
CLOTH, Ac, a large variety of the new style Pants
and Vest Patterns, which we offor to sell by piece,
yaru ar paturn, or make up Into garments by
measure, In thc latest styles.
Our stock has been selected with .rest care,
and prices marked very low. In plain figures.
Being confident that we can oder Inducements
unequalled by any other house, we solicit buyers
in our line to give us a call before purchasing
All orders will receive our prompt and very
Entire satisfaction ls guaranteed,
Srjirts ana -fnrnisfjing i&oobs.
JULE PLACE TO BUY YOUR SHIRTS.
. ss ss
SS THE SS
SS STAR SS
SS SHIRTS SS
SS AND COLLA r.S, SS
ss AT scurfs EMPORIUM. SS
SS AT SCOTT'S EMPORIUM. SS
SS AT SCOTTS EMPORIUM. SS
ss . ss
SS MEN'S SS
SS FURNISHING GOODS SS
SS AND SS
SS UNDERWEAR. SS
Don't forget thc place, THE STAR SIGN,
NEARLY OPPOSITE MARKET HALL,
od 1.1 nie_
^ N E PRICE.
! H O M A S II . BLACKWELL
s constantly receiving additions to his Large
IE NS' FURNISHING GOODS.
His intimate relations with Importing Houses
t the North enables him to sell the Best Goods at
..ss than New York prices.
THE LATEST STYLES OF
CARPS, TIES,- COLLARS, HOSIERY, HAND*
KERCHK1EFS, UNDERWEAR, Ac.
BAJOU'S CELEBRATED KID GLOVES. Thc
[uaker City Fine shin, ready made and to order.
All goods marked in
i N E PRICE TO ALL.
No. 219 KING STREET,
sept22 Gmo.-: One door below Market.
HE NATIONAL SERIES OF SCHOOL BOOKS,
Parker A Watson's READERS and SPELLERS,
Montieth A McNally's Geographies,
Davies' Arithmetics, Ac, Ac,
rc thc adopted standard for State uniformity in
ll thc Public Schools of Alabama, Louisiana,
Publishers' Descriptive Catalogue, comprising
vcr 300 different works, and specimen copy of
Educational Bulletin" sent free. Special Prices
ir first introduction or examination.
A. S. BARNES A CO., Publishers,
Nos. lil and 113 William airest, New York.
F V . B A R D I N,
Marshall's Wharf, Charleston, s. UL
Prompt attention given to the sale of Cotton,
ice and Nuval Stores, and Country Produce gen
ally, octa Imo
Storks, Hanges, ^"r.
TOVES AT WHOLESALE.
THE UNDERSIGNED, SUCCESSORS OF HOR?
TON & SHEPHERD, HAVE RESUMED THEIR
TRADE IN STOVES, AS WHOLESALE DEALERS,
IN CONNECTION WITH THEIR OTHER BUSI?
NESS, AND ARE NOW PREPARED TO SUPPLY
OTHER DEALERS, FACTORS, MERCHANTS AND
ALL THE CUSTOMERS OF THE OLD HOUSE
WITH THE MOST APPROVED DESCRIPTIONS
OF COOKING STOVES, RANGES AND HEATING
STOVES AT A CLOSE APPROXIMATION TO
FO?F DRY PRICES.
TUE COOKING STOVES AND R.r'GES ARE
SOLD WITH OR WITHOUT FURNITURE-SOME
OF THEM ARE DESIGNED TO OPERATE WITH?
OUT TUE AID OF CHIMNEYS IF NECESSARY
AND ALL ARE GUARANTEED TO BAKE PROP"
ERLY, IF SET UP AS DIRECTED.
THE RANGES ARE UNUSUALLY LOW IN
PRICE-HAVE SIX BOILER OPENINGS AND
DOUBLE OVENS, THOUGH BUT A SINGLE
PIPE, AND NEED NO BRICK-WOBK TO SET
TUE STOCK OF HEATING STOVES EMBRACES
CAST-IRON AIR-TIGUTS, R?SSLVIRON JAIR
T1GOTS, SIX-PLATE OR BOX STOVES, Ac.
ILLUSTRATED CATALOGUES AND PRIOES
WILL BE FURNISHED UPON APPLICATION.
WM. SHEPHERD A CO.,
No. 24 HAYNE STREE?,
_CHARLESTON S. C.._
WM. SHEPHERD & CO.,
_No. 24 HAYNE STREET._
g T AMPED TIN -WARE
WM. SHEPHERD <fc CO.,
_ No. 24 HAYNE STREET._
TRENCH RETINNED IRON - WARE
WM. SHEPHERD & CO.,
" No. 24 HAYNE STREET.
AGENTS IN CHARLESTON:
WM. SHEPHERD & CO.
No. 24 HAYNE STREET.
"YT^OOD! WOOD! WOOD!
Good Oak and Pine WOOD constantly on hand,
and for sale, at Venulng's Wharr, south or Cal?
Orders lert at T. M. BRISTOLL A CO'S., No. 145
Meeting street, and No. Ol St. Philip street, will
be promptly attended to.
nov5 finw3 " C. J. BECKMAN.
OAL! COAL! COAL!
350 tons Red Ash COAL, Egg and Stove sizes
cargo schooner John M. Bromall, dally expected
from Philadelphia, and for sale by
H. F. BAKER & CO.,
Coal Yard, No. 20 Cumberland street.
Janen (?oo?s, Ut.
Once said If we only knew where thc resident
citizens made their purchases there we should get
well ierved. To such we offer
The ladies who desire the latest st les of fash
lonablc Uead Dressing, Curls, Chignons or
Braids, Go to M. & A. ASHTON.
The gentlemen who desii ' to be presentable in
Adonis attire, lor Wigs,
Go to M. A A. ASHTON.
All who desire the best German Colognes,
Go to M. A A. ASHTON.
For Diadem or Coronal Comb?, all
Go to M. & A. ASHTON.
Those who require the best Extracts, *
Go to M. A A. ASHTON.
Every one who desires good Hair Brushes or
Combs, Go to M. A A. ASHTON.
Of necessity all .who require a good Tooth
Brush, Go to M. A A. ASHTON.
For genuine Talc de Venis, all must
Go to M. A A. ASHTON.
For Hair Dyes and Regenerators, nearly all
Go to M. A A. ASHTON.
In Tact, all who require genuine goods from the
billowing houses :
Henry A Demarson,
. i Bailey's;
11 Lowe A Sons,
o I Yardley,
Rowlands A Sons,
[Cowland, J ?
As also, Venls Goods in their linc from every
reputable manufacturer in the States,
Go to M. A A. ASHTON,
No. 240 King street,
hovl. Five doors from Market street.
ijats, Caps, Ut.
H. w I L L I.A M s ,
No. 243 KING STREET,
Opposite thc Big Boot,
rakes pleasure In announcing to his friends and
Hie public generally, that he has opened a com?
plete stock of Gents'. Youths' and Boys'
HATS AND CAPS,
3f thc latest styles, to which he would Invite their
mention before purchasing elsewhere, knowing
ihat he will give full satisfaction in both quality
Just received, a beautiful style of SILK HAT. A
.'all is solicited. OCt2G
R O O K L Y N
LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY.
Issues ail kinds of Life and Endowment Poli
:ios. Dividends annually in cash. Only Com
>any having the Definite Guaranteed Surrender
falue Plan Policies, world-wide. Second to no
Company In the United States for stability, Ube
ality and economy.
Office No. 141 Broadway, New York.
CHRISTIAN W. BUCK, President.
WILLIAM M. COLK, Secretary.
State Agency No. 35 Broad-street, second floor.
Local and Canvassing Agents wanted through
ut the State.
Apply in person or by letter to
JAMES G. HOLMES, JR-,
General Agent for South Carolina.
gUPERlUR COLOGNE WATER
Manuiaetured and for sale by
Dr. H. BARR.
oe to No. isa Meeting street.
?rotaries, tiquors, Ut.
?J-^ARD, CANDLES, FLOUR, &c.
100 cases Choice FAMILY LARD, in 3 rb, 5 tb and
T rb paddies.
400 boxes Shilleto and Week 4 Co.'s ADAMAN?
TINE CANDLES, ll, 12 and 14 oz., whole and
"00 b&ga GEORGIA FAMILY FLOUR, Granite
15 boxes low priced TOBACCO. .. '
20 bales best quality BALING TWINE. '
The attention of the trade is invited to the
above goods. As Agent of the Factories, I am pre?
pared to offer at market rates.
- J. N. ROBSON,
nova 1 n*c Nos. 1 and 2 Atlantic Wharf.
Jg UTTER AND CHEESE.
201 nbs very Choice GOSHEN BUTTER. .
30 boxes Choice Factory Cheese.
Landing ex steamer James Adger, and for sale
by HENRY COBIA A CO.
^PPLES AND POTATOES.
30 barrels APPLES and 20 barrels Potatoes per
Schooner Lilly, which will be sold low while land?
ing. Just received, Dates, Figs, Raisins, Grapes,
Sardines, Pecans, Butternuts, and a fine assort?
ment of Candles. Tomatoes, tn two pound pans,
for ?2 a dozen. ANDREWS A SALVO.
nov' 1* _
QR ANGES, BANANAS, RAISINS, 4c,
If von want to see nice and cheap FRUIT, go te
KLEIN'S "tempting" Fruit Store, No. 339 King
street. He has just received about 3000 of very
sweet Oranges at 40c a dozen; also, Bananas, new
Raisins, sweet Pears, Figs, Green Ginger, Guava
Jellv, Malaga Grapes, Dates, Lemons and Pine
Apples. Go and see, and you will see beautiful
Canaries, which sing so sweet._nov5 2*
jp RUIT! FRUIT ! 'FRUIT !
80,000 Choice Sweet ORANGES
200 bunches Bananas
15 barrels Limes.
Landing this day from Schooner "Rosalie,"
from "Eleuthera." For sale lu lots to suit dealers,
at Kerr's Wharf.
PAUL, WELCH A BRANDES,
No. 216 East Bay.
C. BART A CO.,
nov.) ? Nos. 57 and 59 Market street.
io bales BORNEO BAGGING landing ex James
Adger, and for sale by
nov5 1_HENRY COBIA A CO.
JT1LNE LARGE HAVANA ORANGES'.
Just received by Spanish brig Anhunciacion Fo?
mento, from Matanzas, a lot of exoeedingly large
and sweet Havana ORANGES, and 2000 buncoes
of Bananas, in goed order. '
ALSO, IN STORE:
BED APPLES, Stiver Skin Onions, Red Onions,
White Beans, Beets, Turnips, Potatoes, Garlic,
Northern Cabbage, and a line lot of fresh Fish
Roes. Mrs. C. D. KENRICK,
nov4 2 No. 83 Market street, south side.
. Wanted, everybfldv to know that they can buy
two pound can TOMATOES at $2 per dozen: case
of two dozen at $3 80. WILSON S GROCERY.
PACKAGES MACKEREL, SAL?
MON, AC, NOW LANDING.
- half bbl?? finest MBSS MACKBREL
- quarter bbls. finest Mess Mackerel
- kits finest Mess Mackerel
- half bbls. No. 1 Bay large Mackerel
- quarter bbls. No. 1 Bay large Mackerel
- kits and half kita Bay large Mackerel
- kit? and half kits No. 1 Salmon
- kits Sounds and Tongues
George's Bank Codfish
Choice Scaled Herrings.
For sale by KLINCK. WICKENBERG A CO.
g E V EN THOUSAND
SACKS LIVERPOOL SALT.
Now lauding from British Ship Duke of Wel?
lington. For Bale In lots to suit purchasers.
nov! 6_GEO. W. WILLIAMS A CO.
T I VER POOL SALT AFLOAT.
4000 sacks Liverpool SALT, just arrived per
steamer Darien, In large and superior seamless
sacks. For sale, ex steamer, at lowest market
price, by ROBT. MURE A CO.,
6000 sacks LIVERPOOL SALT, direct from Liv?
erpool-large and full sacks.
For sale at lowest market prices, by
OCt28_T. J. KERR A CO.
Jg ALJLANTINE SC SON'S PALE ALE.
Weekly supplies of the above superior brand,
la barrsls and half barrels. For sale by
W. II. CHAPEE A CO., ,
octll imo_No. 207 East Bay BfcjSfcg
FLEMING'S WORM CONFECTIONS,
They are purely vegetable, safe and sure. The
best In use. For sale by Dr. H. BAER,
No. 131 Meeting street,
CURES FEVER AND AGUE.
THE FINEST TONIC IN THE WORLD.
A2T-For sale by all Druggists.
0. J. LUHN, Agent,
Corner King and John street,
septn 3mos_Charleston, S. C.
g JO LOMO N'S BITTERS
ARE FOR SALE BY
Drs. RAOUL & LYNAH,
At Wholesale and Retail,
CORNER. KING AND MARKET STREETS,
ACCOMPLISH ALL THEY PROMISE.
For sale at
septn 3mos_' RAOUL A LYNAH'S.
gELLING OUT AT COST.
Of all kinds and best quality, selling out at and
below cost until November 15,1869,
AT No. 140 MEETING STREET,
Charleston, S. C.
N. B.-Auction sale of Stock unsold, November
OCtgj fmw7_GEO. E. PINGREE.
J) 0 YO U WISH
TO PREVENT YOUR
CHILL AND F BT B B j
septn 3raos USE SOLOMONS' BITTERS.
OLMES Sc MACBETH,
Ne. 3 6 BROAD STREET,
Charleston, S. C.,
BROKER, AUCTIONEER, REAL ESTATE^
GENERAL COMMISSION AGENTS^
Will attend to Renting aud Collecting of Renta
and purchase and sale of Stocks, Bonds, Gold,
Silver and Real Estate.
To the Purchase of Goods ?nd Supplies for par?
ties in the country upon reasonable terms.
GEORGE L. HOLMES........ ALEXANDER MACBETH.
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