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DAILY
Daily Paper $8 a Year
PH (EUX
'Let our Just Censure
Attend the True Event.'
Tri-Weekly $5 a Year
BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
COLUMBIA, S. C., TUESDAY MORNING, OCTOBER 2. 1866.
VOLUME II-NO. 16^
THE PHONTX,
PUBLISHED DAILY AND TRI-WEEKLY.
THE GLEANER,
EVERY WEDXESD.V? MOKX1NC.
BY JULIAN A. SELBY.
CITY PRINTER.
Office ou Maui street, a few doors above
Taylor (or Canillen) street.
TEEMS-IN AD VANCE.
SUBSCRIPTION.
Daily Paper, ais mouths. ?-i 00
Tri-We<?klv, " " . 2 50
Weekly, * " " . 1 50
A DVERTIS E UTE NTS
Inserted at 73 cents por square for the first
insertion, and 50 cents for each subsequent.
Weekly 75 cents each insertion.
?S~ A liberal discount made on the above
rates tri,en advertisements are inserted by
the month, or year.
A Now York date.of thc 10th says j
a thunder bolt of blinding vividness ;
bur?t from a cloud last night, while |
the ruin was pouring down in tor- !
rents and the darkness was so ejieat
as to make it impossible to see teros-; !
thc street. Church spires and oniid- j
ings were for an instant rendered j
. plainly visible in its glare. It was
followed by a heavy shook of thun?
der, which .seemingly made the earth
rock as in an earthquake. A. similar
phenomenon occurred Saturday
night week.
The moral manager of tho New
York Theatre, who endeavored to put
a stop to thc run of the Black Crook
hy bringin ; out Cinderella, which is
equally naked truth-ish, though not
as fine a spectacle, has produced
another drama in summer costume,
entitled Bird of Paradise, which
flaps its wings and draws well.
Other theatres are all doing a fine
business.
A dinner was given on the 31st
ult., which was the donor's dirthday,
to thc convicts in the Connecticut
State prison, at thc expense of a per?
son residing in Rhode Island, whose
name is concealed, but who was once
an inmate of the institution.
BLEASE & DITS, I
Practical Mechanics,
HAYING hat' long experience in
?Sfejthc TIN and STOVE BUSINESS,
offer their services to thc people of
^9lQ Columbia and surrounding country.
JOB WORK entrusted to their care will
be executed with neatness and despatch.
ROOFING and GUTTERING done by
them will be warranted to give full satis?
faction.
Washington Street, Columbia, S. C.
Feb io_
JOHN H. HEISS,
Oom fe ctione v ,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL :
("1 ANDI Es manufactured daily, at as low
j as eau be laid down here from thc
North. ?S* Corner of Plain and Marion
treets. Pcb :5
Scales, Scales, Scales.
JUST received, a supply of TEW SCALES,
Counter Scales and small Platform
Scales, which will be soldatvervlow prices
by_J. A T. R. All NEW.
Goshen Butter.
rriEN FIRKIN'S choice GOSHEN BUT
J_ TER, just receive.1, and for sale low by
Feb :t J. A T. *R. AGNEW. _
Planting Potatoes.
~(\ URLS. PINK-EYE PLANTING PO
t)U TATOES, just received and for sale
by . J. A T. R. AGNEW.
"Feb 0
CHEESE! CHEESE! !
2PT BOXES choice CUTTING CHEESE,
fj just re. eived by
Feb '.? J. & T. R. AGNEW.
CLARK & PEETE,
HOUSE, SKIN and OHXAMEN
.XS-^TAL PAINTERS, Graining, Marb
.>??f&'ling, Gilding, Glazing and Kal
soming. Paper Hanging executed
in the best manner un thc shorted notice.
Shop .ni Assembly street, next door lo
Tohn Stork, between Washington and
Lady streets. Country onlnrs promptly
attended to. Jan :('.( 3mo
W. \V. CLARKE. WM. PEETE.
The Adornment of the Head--The
Hair Restorer.
RAY HEADED people have their locks
UT restored by it to the dark, lust rous,
silken tresses of youth, and arc happy.
Young people, with light, fadedorrcd hair,
have these unfashionable color?changed
to a beautiful auburn, and rejoice People
whose heads arc cove red with dandruff and
humors, use ii, and have clean coats ami
clear and healthy scalps. Bald-le aded
veterans have their remaining locks tight?
ened, and the hare snots covered with a
luxuriant growth of nair, and dance for
joy. Yoin.g gentlemen use: it because it is
richly perfumed. Young ladies use it he
cause it keeps their hair in place. Every?
body must and U>iU use it, because it is tho
cleanest and best article in thc market.
For sale bv FISHER k HEINITSH,
Feb 3 "_.Druggists.
Fire-Dogs, Shovels, Tongs, &c.
Al Ute Sign of the (?olden 1'ad-l/jck.
ALARGE VARIETY of FIRE-DOGS,
SHOVELS, TONGS, POKEltS, FIRE
SHOVELS, Ac, Ac, in store and for sale
very low by JOHN C. DIAL.
SPECIAL NOTICES.
SWEET OPOPONAX FROM MEXICO! New.
vcrj rare, rich and fashionable perfume.
Tlx finest ever imported or manufactured
in United St ites. Try it and be convinced.
\ NEW PERFUME! Called Sweet Opoponax
from Mexico, manufactured by E. T. Smith
?V Co., New York, is makin:; a sensation
wherever it is known. Is very delicate,
and its fragrance remains mi the handker?
chief for days.-Philad?a Evening Bulletin.
SWEET OPOPONAX! New Perfume from
Mexico. The only fashionable Perfume
and ladies1 delight".
SWEET OPOPONAX! The only elegant Per?
fume. Es found on all toilets, aud never
stains the handkerchief.
SWEET OPOPONAX! Ia thc sweetest Ex?
tract ever made. Supersedes all others.
Try it once; will uso no other.
SWEET OPOPONAX! Ladies, iu their morn?
ing calls, carry joy pud gladness, when
perfumed with Sweet Opoponax.
THK FRANKLIN BRICK MA?
CHINE, justly celebrated for perfect sim?
plicity, great strength and immense com?
pressing power, is guaranteed, with eight
men and two horses, to self-temper the
clay and make 3,000 to 3,500 elegant bricks
per hour. J. H.-RENICK, Proprietor, No.
71 Broadway, New York, Boom 28.
Feb 1 3ino
CONSUMPTION AND RHEUMA?
TISM-Consumptive persons will find, in
addition to the ordinary medicines pre?
scribed, such as '"Cod Liver Oil," "Hypo
phosphitc of Lime,1' ''Expectorants." Ac,
a valuable and certain remedy in thc
"Queen's Delight Compound." It restores
the weak to strength, it stimulates the cir?
culation, it invigorates thc system, it puri?
fies tho blood. Taken with Cod Liver Oil,
consumption may bc disarmed of its ter?
ror and a cure speedily accomplished.
In rheumatism, everything depends
upon the purity of blood. What is rheu?
matism? A humor in tho blood, which, if
not removed, produces painful swellings
and enlargement of the joints. The
"Queen's Delight" will remove ali humors
of the blood. Seo advertisement. None
genuine without the copy-right mark. For
sale by FISHER & HEINITSH, Druggists.
Feb 12 tus
Thc Gravest Maladies
OF YOUTH AND EARLY MANHOOD.
Howard Association Essays, on the phy?
siology of thc passions, and thc errors,
abuses and diseases peculiar to the first
age of man, with reports on new methods
of treatment employed in this institution.
Sent in sealed letter envelopes, free of
charge. Address Du. J. SKILLIN
HOUGHTON, Howard Association, Phila?
delphia, l'a. Jan 15 3mo
ARTIFICIAIS EVES -A1 '.TI F ICI A L
HUMAN EYES made to order and inserted
by Drs. F. BAUCH andi'. GO CC ELM ANN,
(formerlyemployed byBoissonneau, Paris, )
No. 399 broadway, New York. Oct 17 ly
COLGATE'S HONEY SOAP.
This celebrated Toilet. Soap, in Mich
universal demand, is made from the
choicest materials, i-j mild and emol?
lient in its nature, fragrantly scented,
and extremelv beneficial in its action
upon thc skin. For sale by all Druggists
j and Fancy Goods Dealers. March 2s ly
UATCUELOR'S II.Y1K OYE.-This
splendid Hair Dye is the best in the world.
? The only true and perfect />.?/<? -harmless,
reliable, instantaneous. No disappoint?
ment. No ridiculous tints. Natural black
or brown. Remedies thc ill effects of bad
dyes, invigorates the hair, h aving it soft
ami beautiful. The genuine is signe,! li'iV
liam A. Batchelor. All others are mere
imitations, and should bo avoided. Sold
by all druggists and perfumers. Factory
SI Barclay street, New York. J6L5" Beware
of a counterfeit. _ Dec Illy
GARDEN SEEDS.
"VTEW CROP CARDEN SEEDS, in great
virietv ami quanti tv, for sale by
Jan 13 ' E. Si C. 1). HOPE.
SALT AND BLUE STONE.
FOUR HUNDRED sacks LIVERPOOL
SALT, extra huge, at $3.30.
1,000 lbs. BLUE STONE, 7 lbs. for il.
Tin above will bo sold at prices named,
or at lower prices, if offered lower by any
house in Columbia. '' 11V trill not be nuder
so/ !. ' J. A T. R. AGNEW
Cash IKSotice.
?NOl? the information of all concerned,
1 we state that our terms areCASH RE
FORK DKLIVEUX Ol' GOODS. Orders
sent us from country and elsewhere will
receive no attention >in!i*.< accompanied
tr ?Hi cash to {nt if lite Itel.
Aug 12 * J. A T. E. AGNEW.
Sausage Cutters ano" Stnfl?rs.
At thc Sign of ?he Golden Pad-Lock.
TL'sl' arrived, a full sui.].Iv of SAUSAGE
CUTTERS and STUFFERS, and for
sale at lowest prices, bv
Nov 8 JOHN C. DIAL.
HAMS! HAMS!
i f\f\ CHOICE Sugar-curednAMS,just
?1/1/ received and lor sale bv
Jan ._>."> .1. A T. R. AGNEW.
Buckwheat Flour.
2pf f\{\ LbS. prime BUCKWHEAT
. Ov/V/ FLOUR for sale-16 pounds
! for $1. E. & G. D. HOPE.
1 Jan 18
10
CHEESE! CHEESE!'.
BOXES fine CHEESE, at
Jan 30 JOHN C. SEEGERS A CO.
EXTRA BACON STE IPS !
T
Jan 30 J. C. SEEGERS A CO.
IRON, STEEL.
NAILS, POT WARE.
Tin'd ami Jap'd HOLLOWWARE
Carpenters' and Biaekrm's TOOLS
SCALES.
AXES, S. W. Collins' and or.:er
brands.
PAINTS, OILS and GLASS. ?
In store and for i "e LOW by
FIS?IER & LOWRANCE.
RECEIVE!) VIA ?XP1
-DAT !
AGOOD CLOTH CLOAK for. 56 00
Extra " - . 8 00
Lung Shawls.5 00
Plaid " .2 50
Breakfast Shawl-. 75
Ladies' Merino Vesta. I 50
" Kid Gloves. 1 00
Heavy Satinets. 37.1
Good Kentucky Jeans. 25
Ladies'Linen Handkerchiefs . 10
" " Hem-stitched do. 25
Genfs Buck Gloves. 1 25
G..od Prints. 12*
Bed Ticks. 25
Bleached Shirtings. 25
Star Ginghams. 25
200 packs Pins, at low prices.
Variety of Goods at reduced pri?es.
And will receive weekly supplies of
French Goods from auction, at prices that
must give satisfaction.
ALFRED "TOLLESON.
Dec 27
AND
JEWELRY.
f-t? THE undersigned has
W\ on hand and isconstantlvC^g* isg^
e?tadfireeeiving the LATEST STYLES OF
GOODS in his line, to which he invites the
attention of purchasers, to. Give him a
call.
R E r A J R i x <;,
In all its branches, promptly attended to.
Fe
S?LZBACHER.
At J. Sulzbacher A Co
Macliorel.
/ \ X F. nrSh.UK!? packages Nos. 1 ano 3
\J MACKEREL, in kits, ?piarte!-, had
and whole barrels, of warranted qnalitv
and w, ight. E. A" G. 1). HOPE. ^_
HOES AND CHAINS.
I Al Ute Stan of thc Golden Pad- ?.tn-I:.
ONE HUNDRED doz. HOES, assorted
qualities and sizes.
500 pairs 'TRACE CHAIN'S, assorted
L> stor,-and for sale CHEAP for CASH l.v
Jan 24 JOHN C. DIAL. "
Rice! Rice!
(CAROLINA and RANGOON, atverylovi
j prices, by FISHER ? LOWRANCE.
Jan 25
Honse Carpentering. Undertaking
ANO
Cabinet-Making.
OLD FURNITURE REPAIRED, VAR?
NISHED and made as good as new.
COFFINS, of all kinds, furnished at low?
est prices, it??" Satisfaction guaranteed in
\ quality of work and prices.
I " J. W. i HICK, Camden street,
S?-xt '...Southern Express Office.
! Eel? 5 Imo*
CHEWING TO ACC0.
! -| (\ HOKES CHEWING (TOBACCO oi
\ W) various grades, at
i Jan 30 JOHN C. SEEGERS A CO.
HAMS! HAMS!
AEl NE LOT just received, at
Jan 30 J. C. SEEGERS A CO.
Hoes, Chains, Axes, &c
nnWO HUNDRED doz. HOES, assorted
I sizes and qualities.
300 pair? PLOW and WAGON TRACE
CHAINS.
50 doz. lu st Warranted AXES.
1,000 Swedes PLOW MOULDS.
With a fu 1 assortment of Plow Steel,
Plantation Iron, Wagon and Plow Haines,
Spades, Shovels. Ac. For saie at lowest
market prices for cash bv
Jan 25 J. A T. R. AGNEW.
HERRINGS! HERRINGS! !
i)f\f\ BOXES HERRINGS, justreceived
and for sale at COe. per box by
Jan 19 J. A T. R. AO NEW.
Old Newspapers
Iii OR SALE at the
1 PHCENIX OFFICE.
An Ordinance to Raise Supplies for
the Year 1867.
' Beit ordained bu the Mayor and Alder
1 men of the City of Columbia, in Council
i assembled, and hythe authority ot thc sume,
That a. tax to cover the period from Janu
. arv I, lsiiT, to January 1, 18C8, for the suma
.".n?l in tin manner hereinafter mentioned,
shall be raised and paid into the public
treasury of the said city, for the u e and
I sorvicc'thereof.
SEC. I. That is to sav, one dollar on cvcrv
hundred dollars of tho assessed value of
real estate lying within thc limits of said
' city; and the value of all taxable real es
; tate within the city of Columbia shall bc
' assessed by the City Assessor.
SEC. II. And bc It further arda ?neil. That
; each male person over the age of fifteen
years and under the age ot' sixty years
i shall pay a tax of one dolla.-.
SEC. HI. Fifty cents shall bc levied upon
every hundred dollars of sales of goods,
; wares and merchandize, embracing sales
I of all articles of trade for barter or cx
; change, which shall bo made by resident
merchants, traders and dealers, within tho
city of Columbia, from tho lirst day of
: January, one thousand eight hundred and
I sixty-seven.
SEC. IV. And whereas many persons set
np temporary shops or stores for thc sale
I ot merchandize, after thc time fixed for
; ass? ssing taxi s, and close the same before
i the return of the tax thereon, so as to
j avoid tho payment of taxes to the city
; altogether: ife it further ordained, That ail
such dealers shall, upon opening shop or
store in the city of Columbia, pay to the
City Clerk the sum of twenty-live dollars,
; which shall ho allowed him in the next
I settlement for taxes, and the overplus, if
any, lie returned to bim; and such tran?
sient dealer shall pay one dollar on every
j one hundred dollars of sales of goods,
j wares and merchandize. On failure to pay,
i after hoing notified, the- Mayor shall fort??
' with issue an execution against the de
I faulters, and collect the money in the usual
way.
SEC. V. There shall bc levied one per
cent, upon sales at auction of all goods,
the property of persons who aro residents
of the city of Columbia. Ono and a half
per cent, upon sales at auction of all goods
property of non-residents. One-half per
cent, upon sales at auction of real estate
and stocks of every description: Provided,
neverUieless, That no tax shall bc levied
upon any sales at auction made by order
of court or process of law.
SEC. VT. That all merchants and others
j selling any goods, wares and merchandize
I on consignment shall paya tax of one per
j cent, on all such goods, wares and mer
I chandizc sold by them; and the persons
I mentioned in this and in the three preced?
ing sections of this Ordinance, shall bc re?
quired to make quarterly returns of their
sales, and to pay the taxes assessed there?
by to the City Clerk at the end of each and
every quarter.
SEC. Vii. And be. it further ordained, by
the authority aforesaid, That a tax of one
percent, shall be paid on the premiums
received by each and every insurance com
! pany, or agent or agency thereof, doing
business in this city and chartered by the
' State of South Carolina; the agents of all
; companies md chartered hythe Stateshall
? pay one and a half pe r cent, on all premi?
ums received by them. And it shall he the
duty of every insurance company, or thc
officers or the agents thereof, to make
quarterly returns, under oath, to the City
Clerk, of the amount of premiums for tin:
quarter preceding, under a penalty of two
dollars for each and everyday that such
company or agent or agency may neglect
I or refuse to make returns and pay tin; said
tax to bi collected hy execution, as in
other eases provided for thc collection ol
! thu s and forfeitures.
I SEC. VIII. Andlie it further ordained, by
thea..'.'.tty aforesaid. That two dollars
shall be paid on each and every horse,
maro, stallion, gelding and mule, kept or
used within the eit?! of Columbia, besides
the lax on vehicles, as follows: Ten do??
dla rs shall be paid on each and every foin
wheeled pleasure- carriage or barouche,
drawn hy two or more horses; live dollars
i on each and everyone horse carriage, bug
! gy, oarouehe. gig or sulky, not used foi
! hire; ten dollars on every vehicle used foi
thc breaking or exhibiting of horses and
: mules; fifteen dollars on each hack or car
i riage, drawn hy two horses, and run foi
the conveyance of passengers for hire;
I eight dollars ni each and every one horst
! buggy, gig or sulky, kept or used for hire:
j ti n dollars on each and every four horse
j wagon; eight dollars on each two horst
I wagon; six dollars on each one horst
j wagon, cart or dray; twenty dollars or
! each express wagon; fifteen dollars or
each and every omnibus or stage; and all
persons commencing to use or run anj
carriage or other vehicle, after thc time foi
; the payment of taxes, shall pay from tin
time they commenced to. use or run suel
1 carriage or vehicle, to the. end id' the year,
! in proportion to the rate of taxes per an
! nuin: Prodded, That no person shall 1 <
allowed to use any omnibus, wagon, dray
II cart or other vehicle, for thc transporta
! lion of baggage or passengers from om
i part td' thc city to another, until tin- ownei
I thereof shall bave given bond io the city,
j to he taken by the City Clerk, with two I'M
I more good sureties,in thc sum of five hun
I dred dollars, conditioned that such ownei
j will pay ail damagi s that may result fron
the loss or injury tu baggage er passen
-gets, while being carried on the omnibus
? agon, dray, cai t i>: io r carriage of sm 1
j owner, or utter I eiug entrusted to the- cns
.1 tody of thc driver thereof, or any of ?ii:
assistants. And anv person offendili;
j herein shall he liable to a tine of live dol
i lars per day for each day such wagon, cart
I dray or other carriage for carrying hag
i gage or passengers, may bc run befort
I such bond is given: And provided, farther
j That nothing lo rt in contained shall extent
I to any of thc ?move enumerated vehicle
not used, although kept within the limit
i of the city: And provided, also, That no
I thing herein contained shall lu- construe?
i i to extend to wagons, carts; drays or car
? riages, going to or from market, am
: owned by non-residents of said city.
And be il further ordained, Thatatax o
, two dollars shall be paid on each and ever;
, horse, mare, stallion, gelding and mule
i sold in this city by or on account of an;
horse trailer or livery stable keeper; ani
tho keeper of every livery "table sha]
mako quarterly returns, on oath, of sud
sales at his stable, and pay the tax thereon
I under a penalty ol' two dollars per day fo
failure to make such returns and payment
at thc end of the quarter.
SEC. IX. Andbe itfurtherordained, Tba
no person shall let or hire any wagon, car
or uray, or other carriago, or run any om
nibu8,"btage, back or other carriage, fo
: the transportation of goods or passengers, '
within the limits of sahl city, without huv- ]
: ing first obtained a badge from the City :
Clerk, to be placed <m some conspicuous !
; part of the vehicle; also, a badge with a I
Dumber by which he may bo identified and
known, to be wont on a conspicuous part
of his, person by tho driver of such omni-1
bus, wagon, cart, dray or other carriage, \
I under a penalty of live dollars foi each ami j
ev< ry day that such vehicle shall he so
run, to be recovered by information before
the Mayo)-, or any one of thc Aldermen of
said city.
SEC. X. Whereas al! male persons be?
tween the ages of sixteen and fifty years. ;
residing within the limits of the city of
Columbia, are required by the laws of this
State to work upon the streets of the said
cit}' for hill twelve days in each and every
year: Ce it Un rifun- ordained, That each
and every person liable to work on the
streets of tho said itv of Columbia may
and shall be excus. i from the perform?
ance of said duty, pon thc payment of
j live dollars to the City Clerk; and each and
every person so liable, who shall fail to
pay the said sum of live dollars within the
time hcrC'Uaftcr specified, shall, winn
summoned to do so, be required to work
upon the streets of tho said city for full
twelve days, under thc direction of the
acting overseer of streets; and if any such
person or persons shall neglect or refuse
to work upon the said streets at the time
\ when summoned, such person or persons
shall be lined two dollars for each and
every day that bc or they shall neglect or
refuse so to work, to be recovered by in?
formation before the Mayc?r and Aldermen
in Council assembled. And it shall be the
duty of the City Clerk, and of the Chief of
1'olice, to report to the said Mayor and
Aldermen all defaulters under either (d' the
clauses of this section.
SEC. XI. That for a license to retail spi?
rituous liquors, in quantities less than a
quart, tho sum of one hundred and fifty
dollars per annum shall be paid in ad?
vance; and for a license to sell spiritu?
ous liquors in quantities of a quart or
moro, thc sum of seventy-five dollars
per annum shall be paid in advance:
Provided, That no license to sell spi?
rituous liquors shall be granted for a
shorter period than six months: And pro?
vided, farther, That the granting or with?
holding of licenses, in each particular case,
will be at thc discretion of the City Coun?
cil. And thc City Clerk shall bc entitled
to receive, for issuing each and everv
license, the sum of two dollars; to bc paid
by the person or persons licensed.
SEC. XII. One per cent, on the incomes
of brokers, and one per cent, on ail in?
comes derived from commission business,
or the practice of professions, within the
limits of the city, including the professions
of law-, physic, dentistry and architecture.
SEC. Xiii. TWO dollars upon each and
every dog shall be paid by tin; person or
persons on whose premises the dog is kept.
And the police of the city of Columbia are
hereby authorized and required to take up
and hold twenty-four hours before dispos?
ing of him each and every dog found run?
ning at large within the limits of said cor?
poration, and not having on a badge or
collar, furnished bv authoritv of said cit v.
SEC. XIV. Andb'e it further ordained, by
tl,i- authority aforesaid, That no equestrian
or theatrical performance, or other exhibi?
tion for gain, shall be held in the city of
Columbia, without alicer.se from the Mayor
thereof first had and obtained, pud "the
payment, in advance, to the City Clerk of
twenty-five dollars for each and every ex?
hibition, and such sum as the Mayor may
assess for theatricals or otht r exhibitions
for gain; and each and every person exhi?
biting for gain, without first having ob?
tained said license and thc payment of said
tax in advance, shall be tined in a sum not
less than double the amount of said tax,
in manner hereinbefore provided for the
imposition of lines and forfeit uris.
SEC. XV. And br it further ordained,
That an annual tax of tiffy dollars shall be
paid upon cac!: r.::.l evo-ry bagatelle, poole
or keele, or billiard table, and upon every
1 owling saloon, nine or ten pin alb y, or
pistol gallery, kept within tin- limits of tho
said city: ami the sum ot one hundred dol?
lars shall b'v paid, in advance, for a license
to keep or have a COck-pit within the limits
of the said eily, and no license for such
cock-pit shall be granted for any time with?
in tile, fiscal year for a b ss sum than one
hundred dollars: Provided, That m. per?
son or persons shall open any one of the
places of amusement mentioned in this
section, until beor they shall have obtained
a license for that purpose from the City
Council, ami shall have entered into bond,
with two or mole good securities, to the
Mayor and Aldermen, in the sum of ?ive
hundred dollars, conditioned to observe
tile laws if the State and city, and par?
ticular';- the laws against retailing. Any
person opening any stich establishment
within this city, without first having ob?
tained the license and given bond as afore,
said, .-ball Ito subject toa lin.- not exceed?
ing fifty dollars for each day such estab?
lishment shall be kent open or used: also,
that such place shall be considered, and U
hercbv declared to bc, a nuisance, and lia?
ble to'be abated a. such.
SK.-. XVI. And be it further ordained
That each and tv. ry occupant of any rea
estate, upon whose premises water ic
brough! by pipes or otherwise from the citj
reservo ir. ".-hall pay to the City Clerk, ai
the sam time with the other laxes impos?e
by this Ordinance, such sum as may l.e as?
sess .1 le. ttl.- Committee on the" Watei
i Works.
SEC. XVII. And b< il further mdaiued
That inasmuch as many transient dealer?
in goo ls, wares and merchandize, eithei
as principals or agents, including spiritu
.ms liquors, make sales by the exhibition
of samples, that such dealers shall make ?i
deposit of fifty d .liars with the City Clerk,
and before they h ave the city tiny shall
make a return of sales, under oath, upon
j which return two and a half per cent, shah
be levied and paid to the City Clerk, whe
shall account at the time of such payment
for the deposit made with him.
SEC. XVIII. And In il farther ordained,
That each and every express company,
transacting business within the limits ot
this city, shall malm quarterly returns ol
tlieir gross receipts and pay one per cent,
on the amount of such return at the end
of each quarter; and that each and everj
telegraph company shall, i.i like marmor,
make quarterly returns or their gross re?
ceipts, on which return shall be paid a tai
of one-half per cent.
SEC. XIX. And it is further ordained.
That each and every hotel, private board
ing house, OT house of entertainment, re
ceiving transient travelers, and each pub
lie eating house, or saloon, shall pay a ta:
of one-half per cent, upon their grosi
receipts, to be paid qnarterlv. Tba* (-ac!:
barbershop shall paya tax of three dol?
lars for each quarter in advance.
SEC. XX. Ami be it further ordained,
That each and every cotton press, and cot?
ton gin, within the corporate limits of this
city, shall be required t<> procure <>f the
Cn y Ciel h a licencie for the same, and shall
pay one hundred dollars per annum on
eacb ; ut or press, to be paid quarterly.
SEC. XXL And be it further ordained,
That if any person or persons shall fail,
neglect <>r refuse to make n return to thc
City Clerk, <m oath, of all his, her or their
taxable property, income, sali s, or other
things taxed by this Ordinance, on or be?
fore the 1st day ol March next, such per?
son or persons shall be then assessed by
thc Assessor for all his, her or their pro?
perty, or other things taxed by this Ordi?
nance, according to the best information
which he can obtain of thc value of such
taxable property; and such person or per?
sons who shall fail, neglect or refuse to
make a return, as aforesaid, or pay tho tax
thereon, on or before tho loth (if March
next, shall be subject to and pay, in addi?
tion to said tax, live per cent, on tho whole
amount of his, lier or their tax, as imposed
by this Ordinance. And thc said Clerk is
hereby required to collect and receive the
taxes and dues levied and imposed by this
Ordinance, and all arrears of former taxes
and dues, and make a return thereof, and
of all persons who shad then be in default,
to tho Mayor ami Aldermen, on the 15th
dav of March next.
SF.C. XXII. And lie il further ordained
That tho said Mayor and Aldermen shall
issue their ex?cution against each and
every person who shall bo reported by thc
said Clerk to have failed, neglected or re?
fused to make returns or pay tho taxes
imposed by this Ordinance, within thc time
herein proscribed, which said execution
shall bo lodged with the Sherill' of Rich?
land District, to IK; collected according to
! the provisions of the Acts of the General
Assembly of this State in such case made
and provided.
I Done and ratified in Council assembled,
under the corporate seal of the city of
Columbia, this eighth day of February,
Anno Domini ono thousand eight hun?
dred and sixtv-scven.
THEODORE STARK. Mavor.
J. S. McMutox, City Clerk.
SUGARS AP MOLASSES.
ff HHDS. MUSCOVADO MOLASSES
. ) new crop.
15 bbls. Muscovado Molasses -new crop,
i 30 " " Sugar.
10 " Extra C
5 " '. Crushed "
3 " " Pulv.
100 sacks Liverpool Salt, seamless sacks,
at $3.35.
100 lbs. English Blur Stone, at Mc.
2,000 lbs. " Copperas, at 64c.
In store and for sale bv
! A. L. SOLOMON,
Second door from Shiver House-,
Oct IS On Plain street.
G-uimy Bagging
I (\ BALES GUNNY BAGGING, extra
JLv/ weight '?H pounds.
50 coils MANILLA ROPE.
1 bale BAGGING TWINE.
The above in store at reduced rales.
A. L. SOLOMON,
Second door from Shiver House,
Oct IS On Plain street.
CIICSuTHIili!
AT WHOLESALE AND RETAIL !
BRI s. GIBSON'S X, XX. XXX, WfllS
Is EY.
Rbis. O. Bliss' Old bourbon WHISKEY.
.. Corn and Eve domestic
tloHsud Anchor GIN.
'. American Hope
.' [??net and Roch, ile URANDY.
.' Jamaica and Santa Cruz Rum.
.. Sweet Malaga Wine.
" Oherrv and Ma.'., ii a Wine
. .. Oatalogni* Claret Win.-.
'. Stoughton Bitters.
ROM S ii?dcur's und Krauter Ritter-:.
.? Curacoa and A..ni.-e. -i Cordial,
" Wolfe's Schiedam Schnapps.
Wirb a general stock of GENUINE LI?
QUORS, worthy attention of purchasers, at
fair prices. Call and examine 'be above
f stock before purchasing elsewhere, a*
great inducements will be offered.
A. !.. SOLOMON.
Second door from Shiver Rou-...
Oct IS On Plain street.
Pollock House,
JOVERS ot THE GOOD THINGS OF
j THIS LIFE can have t hf ir wants sup?
plied at the above-named RESTAURANT.
Evciveiling connected with the house is ii:
best "order'. MEALS served ;.t short notice.
Private dinner and snppei r?> m- attached.
OYSTERS, PISH, i i AME and MEATS
The best \>f "W?NES, LIQUORS. A LE,
choice SEOARS and JV,IS\< Ci) . n hand.
K-y. L'REE i.l'NOil . ve i y day ut ll
o'clock.' T. M. POLLOCK, Proprietor.
"CIlXGARtE ilESTAIll.??i"
Next door West of the Post Ojjicc,
IV. 13 Ifilfc AX ?I I?
ATroULD respectfully inform bis
W friends and the public in general
that he has opened a RESTAURANT at
tho above ol ace, where the very best o'.
everything in the way of eating und drink
ing can be obtained at short notice.
CREAM AE?: on draught.
LUNCH every day from ll to 1 o'clock.
Fresh OYS'i'KRS constantly on hand.
_Jan_9_
Thos. P- Walker,
Coroner and Magistrate,
HAS REMOVED to tho offico in rear of
the Court House, formerly occupied
by D. B. DeSaussure, Esq. Jan 1? C

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