Clarion-Ledger from Jackson, Mississippi on June 1, 1867 · 2
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f. ' -' - --i ..THE 'DAILY-CLARION; MY l'OWKlt Si JOIN JL E. BARKSDALE, Editor. OF THE CITY AND STATE. JACKSON, MISS. of TERMS Or SUBSCRIPTION Dally nor annnio JJ ' 6li mouths. "J " for low tlino, per month, 1 " WeeilT, per nnnm jjj Six muntlis J Three months To Cluba of Btx or moro at 13 per annum In all oases in advance, TEEMS OF ADVSRTISINCri Transient Advertising l,30 per iqnare first Inner-tion and Tioenle for each subsequent luwrtUro Liberal advertiaera will be dealt with liberally. Legal Avertialng at name ratea, and 11 additional for proof of publication, and no proof of publication to be furnished until the fee is paid. Announcing Candidates for State and District OfficesDaily papers oliaiee 130 ; Weekly papers I5; for announcing Candidates for County offices, daily and weekly papers ohariro 110. f These are the terms and conditions agreed npon by the Pres Ass iciatlon lor leiial advertising and announcing candidates, and in no instanco cau they be departed from. SatnradayTT; ; : : : : :Jnne 1.1867 The Raymond Gazette learns that there will be perhaps five hundred persons in Hinds county, who will apply for the benefits of the Bankrupt law. Registers cannot legally refuse registration to auy oitiion who is willing to take the oath, nor are they author ized to administer any oath save the one specialty prescribed. What Ibo Act Require. The Reconstruction acts require twelve months citizenship, with resi dence, prior to the time of voting, an age of twenty-one years, non-dis JraDchisement lor telony or par ticipation in rebellion, an oath obedience to the Constitution and laws, and the averments that the affiant has never been a member of any State Legislature or holder any executive or judicial office in any State, and afterwards engaged in insur- rection or rebellion against the United States, or given aid or comfort to the enemies thereof, or that he has never taken an oath as a member of the Con gress of the United States, or as an officer of the United States, or as a member of any' State Legislature, or as an executive or judicial officer of any State, to support the Constitution of the United States, and afterwards engaged in insurrection or rebellion against the United States, or given aid or comfort to the enemies thereof. This is plain. No matter what service, in a military or civil capacity, a man may have rendered the Confede racy, provided he had not previously held an executive, legislative or judicial office in any State requiring him . to take the oath to support Jhe Con stitution of the United States, or has Tint rolreri rho anm - ..w of the United States Congress or as a United States officer he is authorized to register and vote. And he is an thorized to register and vote, even if he has held these official positions and taken the necessary oath, provided he gave only a passive support to the Confederacy. In cases of doubt they are to be construed favorably to the applicant The great and paramount question of the day will soon be the debt and taxation of the people. The latter has got to be reduced. Even as extreme and ultra a Radical journal as Harper's Weekly says : "We can not help thinking, and saying, too, in strict confidence to the readers of this journal, that stupid, and dull, and voiceless as the public may be, he has some rights which politicians will sooner or later have to recognize. He is now paying tax at the rate of seven per cent, more than is paid by the most heavily taxed people of Europe, and at the same time he is paying for commodities of all kinds, and labor, fifty-five and one hundred and fifty per cent, moro than any other people in the world. In England the taxes are heavy, no doubt, but food, clothing and rent are cheap. In Russia living is expensive, but the taxes are light ; but here in the United tates the public groans under the simultaneous burden of heavy taxes and expensive living. We have a notion that, sooner or later, he will rebel against this load, and that the party that laid it on hU shoulders will itself be laid pretty low." A correspondent, writing from Gainesville, Florida, to the Savannah News, speaks as follows of the crops, and the negroes in that section : "Crops are said to be promising, and I am inclined to think, from the various reports I received at this the central point of the great long cotton country of East Florida, that the planters are making greater exertions and the negroes are working with greater diligence, than they dil at this season last year. Many of the negroes go into it with an astonishing zeal, and as a class, in this section, they may be considered in a prosperous and happy sute. We have similar accounts from the ru ral districts generally, where the minds of the negroes have not been diverted from their congenial and legitimate occupations, as in the towns and cities, and even there the disturbing causes will necessarily be of short duration. New Orleaks Cottoh Market, 30th. Ordinary 202Ic-; good ordinary 2323 Jc , low middling 2425a ; and middling 26. ; ndtl'&v- Messrs." Freeman, Hooker an ter, whojurve made the main argument in jWifcitate against Reconstruction J under the Acts of Congress, based their opinion chiefly on the ground that the Supreme Court would come to the rescue of the people and re lieve them of the necessity of accept ing the proposed terms. Heavy broadsides charged with this idea exclusively, were delivered against the position occupied by those who advised Reconstruction. But the decision of the Court that it has no authority to exercise Jurisdiction ov'er the questions involved, and its dis missal of the petitions ro enjoin pro ceedings under the Laws, have scatter ed these voluminous opinions to the winds, and have not left to their authors even so much as a sign of the wreck of the platform which they erected with so much care, and dis played so enticingly before the eyes of the people. Since the Supreme Court has utterly failed to do what these able lawyers elaborately argued it certainly would do. for all practical purposes the worthy citizens who solicited their opinions, might as well have trusted to the counsels of the legal gentle men who had previously spoken, and whose opinion as the jurisdiction of the Court has beei fully sustained by its decision. This ground of opposition to Reconstruction hajing been entirely swept away, notling remains for the persons who occupied it, to stand on. We may reasonably infer, therefore, that they have altered the ranks of those who are intfavor of complying with the requirements of the Government. There are others.however, who talk loudly of "honor,'l and "chivalry," and "self-degradation ;" who advise the people not to tacrifice the one, nor to be guilty of the other by accepting the terms tendered by Congress. But they do not shlw, and have not attempted to-show, aid cannot show, that the people are i' a condition to escape military rule I by any other method; that Congress has not the power to prescribe and require to be enforced, its own tejms of Reconstruction, and that having the power, it will not remorselessly exercise it. They have addressed liany appeals to passion and prejudice; but they have not attempted to convince any man's reason that the rejection of these terms will not lead to the enforcement of others of a still more harsh and vindictive character. No people have ever suffered in their reputation for "chivalry," who " '"""H1 s gallantly as the peo-t the Soutii Yiuvtj iought against overwhelming odds, yield obedience to the laws of a government which they have no means of resisting. This fact is comprehended by the great in tellectual heroes the Longstreets and Beauregards of the South; and its truth is illustrated by the wisdom of their counsel. Appropos of the cheap "chivalry" of the present hour, and its uses, we cannot resist the temptation to quote some admirable passages on this sub- ect, from the pen of an able cotempo- rary. "Chivalry is a fine thing. It sounds well. To call a mau chivalrous, or a 'chivalry, is to attach to him a reson-'ant, musical description. Chivalry looks well, reads well, sounds well, and is the passion of young ladies of "a certain acre. Conceding these "merits, and we have conceded very "nearly all. Chivalry will not build "up the blackened walls of a burned "homestead , it will not produce a "pound ot cotton to the thousand "acres. "It is something which is a good "deal more ornamental than useful. "It will not raise corn, vote the prop-"er ticket, or get an excluded state in- "to Congress. It is something which, "in this country is like a coat of arms, "Everybody may have it, and nobody "be any the better, or nobler, or wiser "for its possession. What the south "needs now is something quite differ-"ent from chivalry. "It wants patience and industry. It "wants to settle into the harness for "hard work. Either the South will "rebuild itself, or the time T?ill come "when it will be doing the same thing "under the direction of a Yankee task- "mastcr. Its public men, instead of "delivering inflammable lectures upon "exploded humbugs, should all be "hard at work, repairing, reconstruct- "ing, rebuilding. "The better destiny of the south in- "vites it to labor, and not to acts of "chivalry. The hoe, and not the lance, "should be henceforth the weapon of "the southerner. When a man dies 'let it be said of him that he was a laborer in the work of rebuilding, and "not that he was a chivalrous gentle-"man. A bale of cotton is worth sev-"eral times the amount of a wreath of "flowers presented by the queen of "beauty to some chivalrous knight for "his magnificent daring in sticking a "pointed pole through a ring. A doz-"en workers are worth tea times m f iuuch as an army of knights. Let i - i'the south believe this, and act accord "Wy." ', Southern Enterprise. Our correspondent "B. F. ' men tioned, in his letter of May 21st, that Gen. West and other enterprising cit- izens'of our State are in New York ne gotiating for the means to erect sev eral home manufacturing establish ments. We are gratified to learn that their efforts are in a fair way to be crowned with success. They could not address themselves to a work which will re dound more to their credit and pros perity as individuals, and to their fame as public benefactors. With ample water power in the midst of their cotton fields, and every other essential material element, and with a resolute spirit which should look doom itself in the face, our people can soon build up a manufacturing system of their own. This with dil igent attention to the cultivation of their great staple, and of enough grain to supply their wants, and more, will soon rescue them from their prostrate condition, and place them on the highway of commercial and financial independence. On the subject of Southern enterprise, particularly the business of manufacturing, we find an excellent article in the New Orleans Picayune, from which we can appropriately insert the following extracts: "We condense these facts from recent reports to show how immense and how profitable is now the field open in the Southern country for manufactories of this description. We might go on to give other examples by describing similar factories in other localities of Georgia and the neighboring States. But these are sufficient. They show by the best evidence of all, an experience of thirty years, faotories conld be made to realize a profit of 25 per cent, annually before the war. when as yet almost pioteotive duties had not been levied on for eign manufactures, and the prices of similar goods were immensely lower. Seeing this, these companies have hastoned to erect new buildings and put in new machinery, and they will undoubtedly herealtor reap larger profits than ever before. "And what has been done on the t'liatta- hooche can be dono all through the South. There is no country in the world more bounteously supplied with suitable water power, and none whose climate is any way more favorable. Instead of a dozeu cotton and woolen lactories in the State of Georgia, there might easily be found sites for five hundred, enough to work up all the cotton and wool raised in that State, at least into yarns, and to supply all the people with suitable clothing. The same may bo said of the Carolina, of Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee. Through all those States run living streams of purest water, admirably adapted to all the purposes of manufacturing. There is no climate more healthy. The raw 6tnplo is ready at hand. There is a wanted for consumption here can be export' ed at immense profit to the North and to foreign countries. "It seems to have been easy, even since the war, to form companies, with a certain amount of money, to engage in the export of the raw cotton to Europe- It would be equally ns easy to form associations tor manufacturing this cotton into fabrics, dosirable either i"or.consumption here or for export, aud thus add vastly to their profits, at the same time they made themselves independent, and established their business npon a solid and enduring foundation. Up to the present timo, on account of the imperfection of machinery and the want of skilled labor, only cortain descriptions of goods have been manufactured. There is no reason in the world why we could not have as good ma chinery as they have in Euglaud, and labor us skilled, for thousands of starving opera tives there would eagerly jump at the chance to emigrate hither, and companies, like those ou the Chattahooche, thus supplied, would be capable of turning out the finest fabrics known in Lancashire, and of supplying a large portion of the markets of the world. "We earnestly invoke those of our people who are seeking investments in profitable business to enter upon, this, the most in viting business of all. The raw staple at hand, ready markets, abundant water pow er, a healthful climuto, local independence, business that can nover be undermined nor made subject to fluctuations, every consid eration that can bear upon the human mind, honor, interest and love of country, all eagerly iuvite them. To the people oi Europe, also, and to thoso of the North, East and West, who desire to change their homes and better their condition, never offered so desirable an opportunity. Here there would be no laboring in heated and unhealthy rooms an unnatural number of hours per day for a mere support, but genial employment as it were in the open air, at wages that would enable the common operative in a few years to possess, in fee simple, bis own home, as proud and independent as that of the landlord of England, and in our fruitful Southern clinio, far more beautiful." TKlVUGnAPjllC. Washwqtok. May 80. The Controller of the Treasury advertises in the city papers that bank notes ot tiie first National uanK of New Orleans will be paid in lawful money upon presentation at the Treasury ot the United states. The Republican Convention of Vermont has nomiuated Jno.-B.. rage for Governor, and unanimously indorsed the reconstruc tion measures of the last Congress. The President leaving Washington Sunday morning, remains at the Spottswood Mouse, Kicumonu, until A p. M. Monday, tnen noes to Kitlomu direct. rue Memphis and Charleston Kan road paid $100,000 down, and agreed to pay ten thousand per month until the debt of $325,- 000 due the Gorernment be liamdated, Charleston, May ju. uen. tticmes leaves here tor Kaleirn to-morrow to meet presi dent Johnson. Louisville, 'May 30. The inauguration ot Hart's uiurlle statute of Henry Clay, in tne court jtoise, was one ot me most urn liant demonstrations ever made in this city. The procession! of different orders aud asso ciations was lei-y imposing and ot great length, Judge.W. F. Bullock delivered the oration, and was listened to by an immense concourse of boio sexes and all colors. The ode written for the occasion by Geo. D. Pren tice, is pronounced his ablest otiorc. .Busi ness was almost wholly suspended. kicumond, flay 30. lieu, crown, or tne Fieedmen's Bureau, has issued a circular directing the oticers. in view of the hostili ty which may txist to frecdmeu voting, to see that the ireedman is instructed iu his rights, and thatheis registered and votes. Judge Kelly Bloke in uanvuie to-uay. Gen. Scholield yesterday issued an order tor the purpose tit giving adequate protec tion to all personsin their rights of person and property in ewes wherein tne civil au thorities may fail, dirootiug the appointment of military commissioners in sub districts, hereafter to be defined, giving them the command ot the nonce, sneritts and con stables, and clothing them with the power ot magistrates. Those commissioners are to take jurisdic tion in ail cases wnere tney may have reason to believe 'nstice is not done. The order concludes as following : Trial bv the civil courti will be preferred in all cases whore therein satisfactory reason to believe that justice will be done, but till the orders of the Conmanding General be made known in any caie, the paramount jurisdic tion assumed by the Military Commissioner will be exclusive All persous, ci'll officers and others, are required to obey and execute the lawful or ders of military oommissioners to the same extent that the are required by law to obey and execute writs issued by civil mag istrates. Any persons who shall disobey or resist the lawiul ordirs or authority of a military commissioner Mall be tried by a military commission, aid upon conviction shall be punished by lne and imprisonment accord nig to the natire aud degree of the offence, This order will not be construed to ex, use civil officers in any degree irom the citutul disouage ot their duties. fait is inteuted to aid the civil authorities aud not to supersede them except iu cases of necessity. m-reign St. Fetebiburg, May 30. The Emperor Alexander, bit nere to-uay lor pans. Ui'.iiLiN, 4ay 3U. count rSismarcfc it is re ported wilUccompaDy King William to Pa ris. MADitirj, May 30. The government is con sidering ;ho abolishment of the colonial slavery system. rAius. Mav 30. j-rancis Joseph, ot Aus tria, is expected to arrive tne nrstot -J my. LONdoi, May 30. iresu Bchieswig-noi- stein complications are rumored, The fall of Maximilian creates painful anxiety tlroughout Europe. Domestic Market. St. Louis, May 30. Tobacco actice, com mon leaf,)f4 7o7; factory dried leat, $b2)lU! medium 4ark fillers, S-iwa; medium bright. fl15; Mock wrappers, $102)13 Cotton 2:Ua24c. Flour unsettled, spring extro. $10 50: fall double extra, $12 75. Wheat, $1 03! 0(5 tor yellow, and $1 061 08 for white. Gats, Ba-aiWc. .Fork quiet and un- onaiiged. Bacon, only speculative move- meut. Lard, lzto. lor prime tierce. Whisky uuu. New York, May 30, 11 A. m. Gold 137t Cottou quiet and steady; middling uplands ii'uj-ii middling lloono 27 J; middling Ur leans vac. Nkw Yokk, Ma 3012:30 p. m. Gold 137i. Cotton martet quiet and firm: quo tations uncnangeo. riterung steady. mobile, May au Uotton market hrm; sales ot 4au bales oj xiio. lor middlings. Receipts zzj. Secretary McCulloch has written a letter in which he says : 'The report that the condition of the finances would require a special session of Congress originated doubt less with certain persons who want a session for purooscs of their own. A session is certainly not needed, so far as the treasury department is concerned, and I have no hesitation in saying that a special session would affect in juriously the credit of the government VV e need industry more than legislation." W e beg to call the attention not only of the Registers, but our citizens generally, to that part of the Attorney General's opinion which refers to dis qualification. lit says : I must repeat vhat has been said before, that to avoid disqualflcations two elements mus; concur hrst, hold ing tne designated olllee, state or Federal, accompanied by an official oath to support the Constitution of the United States ; and second, engaging in the rebellion against the United States, or giving aid or comfort to its enemies ; both of these must not only concur, but lliey must concur in the order of time mentioned first, the oince ana tne oatn, afterwards engaging in the rebellion, or giving aid or comfort. IA person who has held an office within the meaning of the law. and has taken the official oath, and who has not afterwards participated in the rebellion; may very safely take this oath, and so, too, the person who has fully participated in the rebellion, but has not previous thereto held an office and taken official oath, may with equal safety take this oath. The Presbyterian General Assembly at Memphis has adjourned, A committee on reunion of the old and Dew schools was appointed to report at the next assembly. Florida is said to be filling op with im migrants foster than any other Southern State. Settlers, chiefly from New England nd New Yrk, are going then in great numbers. Stagnation and distrust are the characteristics of business affairs in every part of the country. The paper currency is abundant, and is piled up by the bale in the commercial cities, particularly in New York. There is no safe business calling for its employment, and its holders are chary of loans upon any sort of security less valuable than gold itself. We have noticed ins'ances in which planters and cotton factors from Georgia have offered in New York a high rate of interest and most ample security upon crops, land, kc, for money to make their plantations productive, and they could not obtain it in the great commercial emporium. This is the more remarkable for the reason that, by a law of the State of Georgia, a first lien is given to the lender upon the crops and property. These facts show a want of confidence in the present condition of the affairs of the country that is truly ominous. National Intelligencer. The Northern capitalists, on returning from their trip to Southwestern Virginia, deposited 81,000 with the Presidents of the Virginia and Tennessee and Orange and Alexandria Railroads, to be devoted to charitable purposes. Five hundred were divided among the churches in Lynchburg, j 1 Statement of Ih WorUI mutual iHrni "v. - Life inniirnnce ComMlny Janu- , iaUratir t" nil l"" try s, swot. mnti, Ohio, ittc V C " Capital Block. . 1. "': Andersonvti.le versus" Camp Morton. We would be glad to have the journal answor. us a piain, simple wm. wnri,i ni,iinr Tin. Tnnina nnm. question. If the rebels deliberately I pyny. n AccumuiationV . " . A .300,000 Ofi A 3 j 4. 1 Location: Office. No. 117 Broadway. Now York xi.,i.- nr r ;,. i autrvou uuu iioi turcn our uiiouaura w I Viu,, . u,.ftQ I death in their vile prison pens, why is Cpltui7 Two hundred thousand - ta ftS - 6 o3 mentshow a greater proportion of J?. . ,fwo "uure" deaths among rebel prisoners in the .antna North than amonir Union m-isonors In n . a n vn,v the South ? Why is it that rebel pris- fibu.ooo lWg. Bond U. 8., value 9107,313 60 oners at Camn Morton. Johnston's u P?81' fNU-0UU t , , j , i. u, o. coupon nonus, vaiue lBiuiin, uuu uiuor points, who were cosh on hsnd and in bank . kindly treated, comfortably clothed, Premiums due and unpaid well fed, and scientifically doctored, Hi"" .' , died out of the service moro rapidly Property sect., Furniture, &c, than our own men who were starved, . . . T , 1Hft7 r , . , , . j .., , , Total assets, Jon. 1. 1807 J -ii ! -Jl-Ul..i UABIWIIIIS, gnugrenu, ami ouierwise ueuuiuuiy wv Estimated less than elo-ht thou. tured to death in the hells of Belle sand dollars .... 98,000 00 Isle, Salisbury and Andersonville ? Losses: none: Indianapolis Herald. 1200,000 00 02,783 12 Amount at risk, fl,561,44l) 04 v ASSETS. Cash on hand and in Hank. . - . I btx duo for premiums, . . ' u.a. iionus, Mortgage aim Notes, nraureu uy nen on ueai r.Maio, . unincumbered, worth double miu umounr,. I'm at Cush '" haai t Agents and In 1.4H4 71 814 in 125 82 - t213,0US 66 Stock of other Companies, 1 ersuiiiu property, LIABILITIES. Losses adjusted and due, . Losses adjusted nnd not due, Losses awiiltinir nroof none. Other claims ugalnst the Company, How to take Care op Beef Hides. In the first place, bo particu lar not off. Trim oiail ur jsnivv limit, n u County of Nkw York.) Oeortre L. Willard. President, and Charles W. Plver. Ri-crotiirv. of the World Mutual l.ile In surance Company, being severally duly sworn, to cut or scar them in taking r.nu siyTd ca?h foVhh STJ?L im out the tail bone, horns the foregoing Is a true, full and correct state- "" ''V ',,"j II- ftntntrthAlAo hr,r. oio-ht mnt of the affairs of said Company aB the JVaES, STATE OF OHIO, I . Hamilton CouMTY.f We, Charles C. Reaklrt, President, and C. M.l ii..m 15, 284 10,1)48 03 100.408 12,000 I 4,800 1 18,161 1 ft-r fiAa if Ransom, Secretary, of the Cincinnati s i.ompany, or Cincinnati, Ohio, do swciir that the foregoing statement Is mil lhif ,1a ..A,..- ....1.. t .1. - and scull : cut off the legs about eight !- H!1?. S JSLL ?9, J. ? CnnitaTstoek I saYi u inches below the knee. If you are not nd that thev are the above described o'niccrs flblo, allowing sixty days to convert the same noir marbfit. nnH tah tn Arv r.lmm thnreof. and that each and every fact and item 19 . One Hundred . 1 -.v. -- - , i . 7 --j - . - , , id UN no on lira I t t. mm llo-htlv immorlinta v otter n . ,-- ,. " C," J ledge of deponents, anu is corroct anu true. skinning. Hang up on a pole not Subscribed and sworn before me this 24th over a barrell head or pickett fence day of May ihjj, flesh side out and welf stretched from 'tnc88OEGEt CllAUD, Prcs-t, head to tail. Always hang under r, a1 . . I L" J . UHA. W. 1'iiYKK, oec y. Commissioner for Mississippi, cover to protect them from tha storms. By following these instructions, which are very simple, you will always get the top or the market, ana recollect as the warm days of Summer come on the moths go to work on hides and soon render them worthless. Hide and Leather Journal. fSlirncd.l CHAB. O. niSAIfTRT PiWf C. M. Ransom, Secretary. Iuu.-.-u.iuvu uu " " -" II iu UCIUIQ III! , Ut Vin clnnati, tills 24th day of Jitnaary, 1867. l. s.j ;uu.1!;lju.3 jnuitpur, .Notary Public. NEW ADVERTISEMENTS. STATE OF MISSISSIPPI,) City of Jackson.. ) I. Thomas T. Swann. Auditor nf Puhlln Accounts of said State, do hei-phv nertifv tliut the foresoinff statement of the Cincinnati 'Home iiisuraneo uuiwinany is truly coi led from the original on tile in mv office. uiven unuer my nantl, and official seal, L. s. at Jackson, this 30th day ot Hay, tool. THOS. T. SWANN, Auditor of Public Accounts, STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, ) Auditor's Office, Jackson.) T I1!, im n n 1- t.-... .. , ...11. e .1 . . 1. 1 1 .uuiuua hwiuiu, AUUItUl Ul JTUUI1U Account", of the State of MississinDl. do herebv . ... Z':.:.,T. r ceruiy inui uio VJlnelnniill Home Insurance " . t OmnanV. lOCUterl ntf'inelnnn,! (ihin himm. T Thnmnn T. Rwnnn. Aud tor Of PUUIlC l!,f i i ,1 4 ..u.i . j . !' ' TT. AnTfthSstateof Mississippi, do dereby 'a " r VX..,.'"l,'"".." i"S as they are to be sold without regard to cost certify that the World Mutual Life Insurance approved, Januarv aist. 1857 and in Virtue of oil.W Tvl.nln.nla n, rotoil C.Hinin. thorn f'm.,,, ln,.,o,l lit Wow York C, t.V. llttS COIO. Mri."."' ..- j ,1- ' ' . ??U VlrtUC OI .v..v. uv.vuu.w v. uv... uv V-..U i vuiuhdiii , - - vt ' . 1UC III WBf VIU I II mR. II, HIIH IDW I APtlinV lu.fi. l.nln alann.t.nnA lt...l ...til, tha antltlpH "An Aft tti refflllflte ti e - . - .-. u.,j,uSuoi:iiiiuu. i uncu niui uiv.... , "" . ui""'e jjaukuwsib bmythb Agentsiorsaiu J. rl, UOiil ol CU. Agencies oi r oreign a. Company, at Jackson, in the county of Hinds, may ai, isos-aim. , i'i"" r " v.,,i 7 i hni-eliv ifausaci uusiness oi insurance m tnis state, me ptisi -, "i unui me nr.it uav oi juarcn. its. REOHD LAnOG ARHITAL authorize Babrows hmyti b, Agents lor ulven under d d . f ffl p H lv D, .lunksnn. in tne county oi rT Di . i tx.. x. v. , rV a snlendid aud well assorted stock of uZT nf I.miw in -"-J ul "11 mls am 01 CJREAX BARGAINS! HAVING iutt reoeived a large and fine stock ot Staple and Fancy l)ry Goods, bhoes, Clothing and Furnishing Goods on consignment from Mew Orleans, we otter the same to the publio at greatly reduced prices, STATE OF MISSISSIPPI,!-; ' CITY OF JACKSON. ) v m A.i.lltnn nf Piiltlln Accounts of Baid State, do hereby certify that the foregoing stutt-nient or tne worm Mutual Life Insurance Company is a true copy from llio Ai-iirlnnl ntl HIa in mV olllcC. Uiven under mv harid and official seal, at Jackson, tins autn uay oi may, 100 1. - 'i - mnru m OTTT A V XT lllUi A. D -I Al- X.' , Auditor J?ub. Acuts, STATE OF MISSISSIPPI,) fliven uniler mv hand and seal of office, at Jackson, tins zata uay oi juay, a. u. xooi. AllVyl. A. OIII.".lt . Auditor Pub. Accts. HARROWS & SM1TTIIE, Agents, JackHOii, MisHMmippI. May 81, 1807. d3w I.ndicM Dross C!oods CLOTHING, FINE BOOTS AND SHOES, HATS, dec, vastly superior to anything heretofore offer ed iu this market, at a. J. BUCK'S, Jackson, Bliss. Tne uuoersigneu ueg leave iu van m air , . i , r-t O nf'0 tention of the Ladies aud Gentlemen to the WlYl, ii.lNA.J3 Hi 05 wO fact, that he is now enabled to oiler goods in his line, at much lower rates. Having taken advantaso of the sudden decline of Goods in the eastern market, he feels confi dent that quality and prices of his goods will give entire satisfaction, EF"Call, examine and see for yourselves. G. J. BECK. May 31, 1867-d3t. THOS. T. SWANN. Auditor of Public Accounts. HARROWS A KM VTHE, Agent, Jnckvon, Mississippi-May 31, 1807.-d3w The Science of Health. Celebrated Gold Medal MISSISSIPPI SPRINGS. THIS boautiful summer resort before the A war. and very popular place, has under gone extensive xeplp and is now open for the reception of Boarders. With the assist ance of the well known clerk, John Town-sbnd and wife, Anne Townsend, housekeeper, I shall try to make all ccmers com- rf.iuiie auu satisnen The well known medical properties of the mineral water here, I need not reiterate. Thousands suffering of liver complaint, af fection of the kidneys, floor albus, and gen eral debility, have been cured by the mere use oi them. Ou the place is an excellent school for girls aud boys, drug store, crocery, dry goods, c &o. Conveyances at all hours troin Jackson, Clinton, Kayuionu ana all points on the Railroad. ilJSJNKY UOLdJMAJN, May 31-d&wlm Proprietor. PIANOFORTES. Every Bl!j hi (is I;mKSi. HOLLA W AY'S P f LI And M ' Oii:'i-H' s. Disorders 31, 23. & 87 Broadway, IV. Y. Opposite Bowling Green. ON THE EUROPEAN PLAN. pHE STEVENS HOUSE ia well and widely m. Known w tue wavennir pudiic, xdb looauou U espouiaHv suite bl to m rctmuta and business men, t is m close proximity to the business part of tne city IB on tti6 niguway oi suutneru ana wesi-erj tuarel -and afljucent t all the principal Kail- road una Meum Dont oepots. THE STEVENS HOUSE has liberal aocomma-tion fur over 3U ar nests it is well furnished, and possesses ovory rootlern improvement lor the cora- Wd. ootartnimnont of it. inmntau Tim rnnnui are spacious ami well ventilated provided with gas aim water tne attenaaaee is prompt anu re very uejioacyot tne season at moderate rates. The rooms liavinir been rvfuinishnd anrt remodel ed, we are enabled to otter extra facilities for the m ort aud pleasure ot our ouests, GEO. K. CHASE A CO. May 31dCm. Pr prietors Dutclier't Lightning FJy-Ktller will certainly exterminate those pests, if its use is per severed iu. Beware of boxus Fly Paper, which some dealers keep because they can get it for near ly no thin ir. Don't be swindled. Ask for DUTCH- ER'S, which is sold by all live Druggists. Miy31-ilm. . WE CHALLENGE THE WORLD!! YFE DEFY ALL COMPETITION ! WITH TUB FAMOUS NKW METRO POLITAN CLOTHES WASHER AND VNlVKRSAEi CLOTHES WKINCEU. With the aid of these Machines one servant can with ease do the work ol four of the bpst washerwomen in the old way, and do it better. wnu a saving oi tne ciotnes ana soap, wuicn will more than repay the expense of the machines within a year, say nothing; about t'je great saving of tme and labor. These machines stand on their own merits none need purchase before testing them. We can furnish the best of references, both in and out of the city of New Orleans. Easily worked any girl or boy twelve yetrs old can operate them witn ease can wasn anu wring anrtmng Irom a lace collar to the largest bed cnrca.l. Quith a number has them in New Orleans in u-c, of whom we will mention the following: Rev. B. M. Palmer, D. D.; Judge J. M. Corly, Rev. Walker, D. D.; Mnyor W. :. Siblv, B. H. Moss, M. D.; L. M. Lyons, Esq. The best Is always the cheapest. For particulars call or send for circular. Manufactured and sold bv LEWIS nUBER, Cor. of Magazine and Laf ayette Streets, w Orleans, La. Also, keep the Doty Clothes Washei for sale. Agents wanted. A liberal discount made to trade. LEWIS III ItriL, 107 Magazine Street, V. O. my3112UwAw2tn J. BAUER & CO., Agents. WAREROOMS, 6fi0 BHOADWAY, NEW YORK, 99 Clark St. and Crosby's Opera House, Washington St., Chicago, Illinois. Read the following commendatory letters i.-oin. aiQUiiguisned Artists. U'm. Knrhn & Cc Gentlemen: tri-cat plcmurc In cr(i;yinR that T have trlod your Cqnartr I'Ihdos ntid Unci llicm equal, U not 8ip-nor, Iu my In litis country. A:ruug (lie prent qnalitii'd wl-.icn nlr-unuli-ii l!it in, is Mm evrnieHi or tone, me easy u-.ui acji'L-eHl-K touch Ami volume ot tune. iMilng yor. all Uie uccB8 : Uch you so liiglily dobcrrt, I am, slrt l ours, very truiy, o, lUAkitcittt tt'm. Kn.ile & Cot Gentlemen: Having had l:itfly an opiiortunity to try and tstyoiir new M!hle lriiil a vvl at Hqua-e i'j:inos, i oium-n refritin, btsiilffi rciternilug all 1 hm ooc- sion to pay at ttfrnur pm-iod, from cougnituIiuiiiK you oil the im-nortnnt Improvements you huve littroiiuct-d in tlw inanufiulnrj of I'ihuos, Your insiruinr-nta coiabiiw) a'.", the qu;iliiti:3 which ere required to Uiake h Piano in bt feet ns poesilvi', and i'ul'y drarve the great popularity Uey xiive KiUiu-n all over uio couniry. lours Irul, L AU UUI ILUAIH. Tni. Knabe& Co,-Geuilnven: 1 cannot but con imitu late you upon (he Immense pro preisBiirt iinprovfiuents vntcn you conimuHiiy nuiK" on your 1'Ianon. which, in my opinion, rmk iinmnti th very btsi in tin country. ItU ttfltAXOSCII Wni. Kna!)8 & Co. Gentlemen: Our OiiPi a Truune nre at present uInir four of yon? Justly celi'brafcMl i'liiuos, ad ihe expont-nt of the Views an. I oiiinlotm oi me vari'nH ar'ists, permit tue to cay : I consider Hietn u unsurpassed in brilliancy and (Tcetlfv.cf, !tti:l pre-emineni. wilt. out a i iv,u in i1ucju,i. try er in Europe, i hnr rmnerior qunjuy or vms, com hitting (rtent deplh unil powerful volum-, with a rich mid ueeullnrlv clcur nil even trebh-, tocether wl:h in.ilc ehutticiiy cftmieh nntl action, r:idertluin pupe rim to the other iiiBlnimetitd, wl.k-h rarely, If evt r, com bine those most ea ntlal requLsite. Profoundly ho- Pretil with the iii:my viiluaiile qu-illtieit of these oe, I ru't cheerfully eodovae the hUh ai:d meriio ,'ioUi cn'jomiuma ever.vwhcia n. -riounce I ujron them. Musical Virettorvf the ltiuian Ope?n. New York, Dee. 10th. 1SGL ffra. Rnabe & Co. Gentlemen: Your Airent. Mr. Hatier. arfceil me to cive him m ontnlon an to the merits of your 1'lntio Grand and Bquiire. My op!nlon ' tm th$ $mtart" th.-it they ar mUgrund Youri truly, B0UERT HELLER, New York, Dee. 12M. 1864. Wm. Ktiabc k o. Gentlemen: I hare carefully exhmineu your new scale tlrand and Square Piano Fortes, and I muat say th:it they please me exceedingly, both with regard to touch and tone, and lean confidently reco'rmier.d them aa bcintr cnuul to any In thin country or Kurope, ami you have permitttan to make use of nty name if of cr1ce to you. Vour?, respectfully, GEO. W. MORGAY, Organist of Grati Church, New York, Dee. 12M. 1S04, Wm. Knnbe & Co. Gentlemen: It affords ma sreat itlcanuro to testify to the treat ex cellence cf your Pinna Fortes. As repards volume and qtiaity of tone, delicacy of touch, durability und finish, 1 believe they will compare favorably with those of our most celebrated maker ; wlshli jr you a continuance itf the auecess width you no eminently desire. I am Very truly, yours, w. . UAKM UliU Every Piano fully Guaranteed for Five Yearat We are also Agents for l nn T 1111 UlbU.il CELEBRATED MELODEONS & HARMONIUMS, And an Manufacturer, and Importers of Musical Instruments & Musical Mer chandise in general. of the i t'lHW- The Storr 1 ii f t!:-- rv-M wrnr" iMti ttsS fluencesth. WtrJt "i --i s""' o tat . .ij.tvln abused or -.n-WiliiW hf -nxpa-toiViHmr. offensive b; I'nit ami plu r ii.-m . p.. - j.niott lire the naturoi ):f!'it'K'u-:r' -. r, ...l... Lj:t:ii. It is the so.ii -fi? if iu'itihit !i, . iu-ut;d J.i'jHcsBi'Ui, nervous riniul:u( wl ai.rtiMbtr.e .vlci-i.. The Liver 1 i.-n ,iiii'rt.-t! ut,J . th-;I bilous disuiui'i'ci, puiiis in me side, oe. 'iiie tsoweis svmnuthise bv (Jostivennss. ljiarrnhoa nnd Dynentpry. The principnl action of these Pills is on the stomach, mil the liver, lungs, bowels unil kidneys nurticioate in their recu perative anu regenerative operation. Erysipelas and Salt Bheum Are two of the most enmmnn nnd virulent disorders prevalent on this continent, to these the Ointment is especially antagonistic, its "modus opmndl" is first to eradicate the venom and then complete the cure. Bad, Legs, Old Sores and Ulcers. Cases of many years's standing, that have nertinacously refused to yield to any other remedy or treatment, have invariubly suc- cuinbnl to a few applications of this powerful unguent. Eruptions on the Skin, Arixine from a bad state of the blood or chronic diseases, are eradicated and a clcurand transparent surface regained by the restorative action of this Ointment. It surpasses any of the cosmetics and other toilet appliances in its power to dispel rashes and other disfigure ments ot the lace. Female Complaints. siimlc, at the dawn of womanhood or the turn of life, these tonic medicines, display so dc , elded an influence that a marked imnrovemrn' is soon perceptible in the health of the patient Being a purely vegetable preparation, they ar sale anu reliable remedy lor mi classes oi females in every condition of health and station of life. Piles and Fistula. Everv form and feature of these prevalent and stubborn disorders is eradicated locally and entirely by the use of theo emolient; warm fomentations should precede its application. Its healing qualities will be found to be thorough and Invariable. Both the Pills and Ointment should be used in the following eases. Mercurial Eruptions, Burns, Chapped Hands, Bore Breasts, Ringworm, Fistula, Venereal Sores, Sores of all kinds, Skin Diseases, Piles, Tetter, Suit Rheum, -Wounds of all kinds. TISITIU CARDS, printed to the neateat 1 Banner, at Uiii office. J. BAUER & CO., No. 650 Broadway, Hew York, Also, 9b Clark St and Crosby's Opera Home, Washington St., Chicago, Illinois ar-8ENS rOE A CIRCULAR. Ieirable City Residence For Kale. I AM authorized to sell cheap, and on accommodating terms, the very desirable Brick Residence south of and opposite the Penitentiary. The House has six rooms; a (rood stable, cistern and ont bonses are on the lot, and ail in excellent repair. Apply J. L. POWEB. Jackson, May 30, 1867-dtf. PLANTATION PAY ROLLS, handsomely pnnMd sad ruled) for sale at this office. Bunions, sprains, Snre Legs, Rheumatism, Chilblains, Ulcers, Sore Throats, Scalds, Lumbago. Swelled Glands, Stiff Joint', Sore Head, Gout, CAITIOIHI Nuhe are genuine unless the words " Hol low ay, New York anu London," are dis-cernablo as a water-mark in every leaf of the book of directions around each pot or box; the same mav be plainly seen by holding the leaf to the light. A handsome reward will bo given to any one rendering such information as may lean to tne uerecuon ot any party ur parlies counterfeiting the medicines or vending the same, knowing tuem to be spurious. Sold at the manufactory of Professor Hoi.lowiy, SO Maiden Lane, New York, and by all respectable Druggists and Dealers in Medicine, throughout the civilized world. EST There is considerable saving by taking the larger sizes. N. B. Direction!! for the guidance of patients in every disorder are affixed to each pot and box. t3f Dealers in my well known medicines can have show C.-irds. Circulars, Ac, sent FREE OF EXPENSE, by addresing Thomas Hollo way, 80 Maiden Lane, New York. my31wly Scratch K More I 4 SURE cure for Itch, warranted. Fre- pared and for sale at ASH & LEMLrS Droa Store, may 30, 1807. X ONE JACK AND BROWN DICK Smoking Tobacco, Speckled Pnp, Old Virginia Geutleman, in package and balk just received at aou et t.r..m.i o arug own. may 30, 1867. J

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