SAVANNAH DAILY HEKALR
VOL. I—NO. 166. •
she Savannah Daily Herald
, (MORNING AND EVENING,
U PCCUBHKD BY
S3. W. MAHON «fc CO.,
At ID Das Street, Ssavaxmjuß. Üboroia.
Per Copy.--- *« <*“*“■
» er uuuorea 50.
Ptfie.tr . - *“>
Two Dollars per Square of Ten Lines for first in-
Lton • uuu Dollar tor each subsequent one. Ad
r ‘ i ell ia inserted in the morning, wul, it desired,
booar m tae evening without extra charge.
every style, neatly and promptly done.
AT LOW KATES!
OUWBIiN INSURANCE COUP’V
OF NEW YORK.
Elver Bilks ou Favorable terms.
jSH CAPITAL $3,500,000.,
VHE undersigned are ready, through their open po
. ucy with tae auove, to effect insurance for An
suisew iork, and Jacksonville,
AT TKE LOWEST MARKET RATES.
Ise. on first-class Oceau Steamers SIOO,OOO
* •* “ Sailing Vessels.. 75,000
. “ ** River steamer or Flat.... 15,000
I Shippers will find Tt to their interest to aatl before
1 stung insurance elsewhere.
CHARLES L. COLBY & -CO.,
I YOUR LIFE ENSURED?
InHIS is an important question for every man and
& important also so every wife and mother, as it
latis nulr lutuit W-lime.
■ SEE TO IT AT ONCE. DO NOT DELAY.
■The "Knickerbocker Life Insurance" of New York
■h iusuie you at the usual rates in any sum trom Sloe
Inu Tuey also issue the fiVotite TEN YEAR
Hu.- -FORFEIT UnE Po.icies, and wul after two years
■ydiei.t give a lull paid up 1 olicy ioi Two Tenths the
■uue sum, and Three Years Three Tenths, and so
E Thus a Policy o> siu,ooo. Two Premiums paid
Euu ii will be entitleu to a paid up Policy of si,ooo.
Eu live years ffvo-tenins for every additional year.
Itvr lurtuer uuoruiation apply to
A. tv ILBUR, Agent,
I At the office of the Rome Insurance Cos.,
ja2T SO bay at., savannah, Ga.
Mckerbocker Life Insurance Company
5E2 W YOH. HI.
S3ETS NEARLY THREE QUARTERS OF A
Policies of all descriptions, Including the favorite
TEJI mu .vo.v-fokfeiKre policies.
Will be l*aued by this Company.
ERaST LBLYMAM, President,
Gao. P. Shotkw, Secvelaiy.
* A. WILBUR, Agent,
At Home Insurance Company’s Office,
jf7-lawiw. kJ Bay street, Savanuan, Ga.
pHE NEW ENGLAND MUTUAL LIFE
OX* 23 O m *3? O M" .
# PLREi-Y MUTUAL.
rillS is one of tfce oldest and host Companies in
Policies on Lives for any amount up to $15,000 are
ueu oy mein
lac Bona- s pf those Companies were not cancelled
inug ,uj ,v.ir until ueard u\>-n—a fact, wmen suuws
icir dealing and uetermiuation to be just anu honor
uie in an cases. Apply to
juil . ‘ A- WILBUR, Agent.
[10,000,000 MA,us ' ,i, •
. T. THOMAS & CO’S Insurance Rooms, 117
street, Savannah, Ga.
Marine Risks taken in ilrac class Companies on lib*
Li leans. Losees promptly paid iu tteruug Gold o»
prieucy according lo agrueuumt. jy2u-ood3
IABLI WE COM
OF NEW YORK.
Company, with over a Million Dollars as A?*
sets, are taking Marine Risk to and from New
lurk ju Steamers huu suiting Vessels at usual rates.
DA.nDEL DRAKE sMUH, president.
A. is. aOJL*UiSs Vice Frewdent.
Hksbv Klno, Secretary.
A. WILBUR, Agent,
At Home Insurance Company's Office,
jy7-law4w su Bay street, Savannan, Ga.
*° 7o Ivca* for your Rjfct Hats.
WATCHES, JEWELRY, to.
iAMUJiL I*. HAMILTON.
'.ituaeasor to Wllmot & Richmond.)
svarr*3KS, Sr. Juuasr anp Sr® ■
dutches and Jewelry repaired Chronometer*
.i'jjth paid for old Gold and Silver. , jy2B-tf
U’E ARE now offering our stock of Watches and
' ' Gold Pens at reduced p-ices. Watches $7; $9.
8.6, ■$ 0, $5. $46. and upwaids. Gold
' c l'ages from *3 to $36 per dozen. Send stamp
SAM’L H. BURBANK & CO.,
jyi'CiG Box ■..ill*, --Q6 Broadway, in. Y,
°« to i T e S ' tor your Lnhlu’s Extracts.
—COMMISSION MERCHANTS. Ac.
TO SHIPPERS OF CO'&OnTAND OTHER
FENNER, BENNETT A BOWMAN,
Successors to Hotchkiss, Fenner A Bennett.
CO MM IS9ION MERCHANTS
No. 40 Vesey Stbejst, ..ew Yore.
And Memphis, Term.
TnoiLAS Fen nee, Hkney Bennett, D. W. Bowman
.—jy,. 6m ’
CHAS. L. COLBY & CO.,
Shipping Commission and Forwarding
MERCHA N T 8 .
JONES BLOCK, OOBNEB BAY AND ABKBOOBN STREETS,
LIBERAL CASH ADVANCES
M »de on Consignments to the firm of Chas. L. Colby,
of New York, or to our friends in Boston.
MAUDE & WRIGHT, Agents at Augusta, Ga.
Messrs. Dabney, Morgan A Cos., New York.
Janvg Slade, Esq., New York.
Hon. J Wiley Edmonds, Boston.
Gardner Colby, Esq., Boston. jy!B—tt
Lewis L. Jones,
SHIPPING AND COMMISSION MERCHANT,
Ao 17 Broadway, Hew York.
Liberal advances on Shipments to above Consign,
merit, made by
HUNTER A GAMMELL,
Agents Pioneer Line Steamships,
84 Bay Street, Savannah.
Reference in New York— *
Messrs. Spoffobd, Tilcston A Cos.
Woodward, Baldwin & Cos.,
U 0 Duane Street, New York,
0 and 11 Hanover St., Baltimore.
DRY GOOD3 COMMISSION MERCHANTS,
Liberal advances made on Consignments, Sheetings,
Osuaburgs and Yams. t jyiß
ERWIN & HARDEE,
FACTORS and COMMISSION
Bay Street, Savannah, Oa.
Robert Erwin, Chas. S. H-nmm,
COMMISSION & produce: merchants.
Strict attention given to all Consignments.
Corner Broughton and Jefferson Stereos.
In all kinds of
FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC FRUITS and PRODUCE,
West Washington Market,
Opposite 148 West st.. Bulkhead between Barclay and
Potatoes, Apples and Onions constantly on hand, and
pat up for the Southern market
All consignment* promptly attenked to.
_isr Ref » to A. L. Bradley, A. Haywood, T. J.
Walsh, and J. H. Parsons.
W . - eodly
~L. J. Guiluiartiu & Cos.,
GENERAL COMMISSION ANR SHIPPING
148 Bay Streot
(Opposito the City Hotel, j
"PARTICULAR attention given to procuring Freights,
XT and filling orders for Hard Pise Tim her and Lam*
uer, Cotton, Wool, Hides, ac.
Ul. StRLMABTIM, JOHN FLANNBBT. E. W. BBULQIOm.
jylT . lm
ceo. r. Crump a co m
AUCTION AND COMMISSION MERCHANTS,
209 Broad Strict, Augusta, Ga
Jn2o 3m _
James B. Cahill,
GROCER and COMMISSION MERCHANT
COTTON Purchased and Shipped. Merchandise
bought and sold on Commission. ♦
Will also take Agencies for the sale of any Goods
and Merchandize required in the Southern market,
SOLDERS OF MERCHANDISE
WHO wish to realize immediately, will consult
their interest by consigning the same to
MAUDE A WRIGHT,
General Commission Merchants,
v Augusts, Ga.
Refer to—Messrs. Charles L. Colby & Cos., Messrs.
Marcy, Day &-Co., William Battersby A Go.
M. J. SOLOMONS,
ttttt.t, attend to the Selling or Receiving and For-
W warding all kinds of Merchandise. Produce, Ac.
Office for the present at the Drug Store of J. M.
Abrahams A Cos. Jy2l-lm
Go to Ives’ for your Flannel Pants.
G. M. LAURENT,
TJS AND SHEET IKON WORKER AND
GAS FITTER. ■ '
Second Door from Houston on Bay Street.
ROOFS, Gutters and Leaders repaired at the shortest
novice. Gas burners re-fitted at the reduced price
of twenty-five cents per burner. JySI-lw
Mr. Francis Dowd is my duly authosized Agent dur
ing my absence from the State.
jy9T ts W. O’MEARA.
Go to Ives’ for your I’hotogrspM'ic wi In
3500 TO ~*
Os best quality, 50xSR per lineal yard.
For sale by
jul» Cm CO.
Bagging and Rope.
or biles GUNNY BAGGING.
ZD suO soils Born, 11 store for sale by
jyiMi BWGHAM, Baldwin a 00.
SAVANNAH, GA., MONDAY, JULY 31, 1865.
DRY GOODS AND CLOTHING.
H. A. TOPHAM,
138 Congress Street, Savannah, Georgia.
NO. 7 UEBOUANTS' BOW, HILTON HEAD.
CALLS the attention of Wholesale and Retail pur
chasers to his superior tt jck of
MILITARY, NAVAL and CITIZENS' CLOTHING,
GENTB' FURNISHING GOODS,
For sale at the Lowest Market price.
Additions to the Stock received by every Steamer
from New York. ju2l-tf
Ives* Hats and Shoes, corner Bali Street
and Bay lane.
Carhart, Whitford & Cos.,
Manufacturers and Wholesale Dealers in
READY MADE CLOTHING,
331 AND 333 Beoadway. ooil Worth Strew, •
T. F. Oashabt, I Henbt Sax fee,
Wm. H. Wuitfoed, [ A. T. Hamilton,
J. B. Van Waqenen.
Office of Payan A Carhart in liquidation.
Ives* Furnishing Goods, corner of Bull
■ rcet anti Bay Lane,
RIDDELL & MURDOCK,
Wholesale and Retail Dealers In
SUTLERS' AND NAVAL STORES, DRY GOODS,
BOOTS AND SHOES, HATS AND CAPS,
Gentlemen’s Furnishing Goods, Ac.,
No. 5 Merchants’ Row, Hilton Head, 8. C.,
W. 0. RIDDELL. fJUIS-tfj H. J. MURDOCK.
THE NEW SKIRT FOR 1865.
A WONDERFUL Invention for ladles. Unquest ion
. ably superior to all others.
Don't fail to read tbe advertisement in the Savannah
Herald containing ball particulars every Saturday
morning. jyO 6taw3m
11 Merchants Row, Hilton Head, So. Ca.
CALL the attention of Wholesale and Retail pur
chasers to their superior stock of
MILITARY AND NAVAL CLOTHING,
Watches, Clocks, Fancy Goods, Jewelry, and Plated
Ware, Swords, Sashes, Belts. Embroideries, Boots, Caps
Field Glasses. Gauntlets Gloves. Ac.. Ac.. Ac.
EMERY PATENT GIN,
Compactness, Economy of Time,
Space and Labor,
Far Surpasses any other Gin ever before
offered to the Public.
'T'HE undersigned are prepared ti furnish them at
X regular rates, being the sole Agent* for Horace
L. Emery, Patentee and Manufacturer
Messrs. AMEs PEABODY & CG., No. 162 Congress
street, have the above Gin on exhibition. Sample*
can also be seen at tbe warehouse of
CHAS. L. COLBY & CO^
jyCS-ti comer Bay and Abarcom streets.
The undersigned offers his services in the purchase
of Cotton and Domestics, and begs to rtfer to—
Edward Padelford, Esq., Charles Green, Esq.,
Andrew Low, Esq,, Savannah.
H. F. RUSSELL,
Jy7-eodl6 Augu«ta, Ga.
TO COTTON SHIPPERS.
IS PREPARED to take Cotton on Storage, at the
lowest rates, And
, —HAS GFKNZD,
ON THE CORNER OF JEFFERSON A BAY STS.
For the purpose of
Shipping Cotton for the Public ,
Furnishing Ink, &o.
__ —: 1 °»--
HAY, GRAIN, <fec.
SIXTY BALES HAY,
from Steamship America. For sale by
jyd-tf BRIGHAM, BALDWIN * OQ,_
« The Hospital Transcript?’
The paper above named is published at Hilton Head
8. C., by M. J. MoKenna.
It is designed by the Publisher to make an Interest
ing and Instructive Paper, not only for
SICK AND WOUNDED -OLDIERS,
but a WELCOME WEEKLY VISITOR to all residents
of Hilton Head _
It will contain Original LOCAL NEWS, a summary
NORTHERN NEWS, and carefully Selected MIS
CELLANEOUS ITEMS. *33-**
Cnampiou Uriels: Machine.
HPHE proprietors of this recent Patent for the manu-
X facture of Briok are prepared to dispose of Machines
and rizhta to use the same. This Machine is simple
of construction; does not readily get out es repair :
has immense power; makes the brick square and" sol
id • can be workod with a single horse causes littie
delay for removing stonesi; will make from twenty
five to thirty-five thousand bricks per day. Oirculars,
*» “* '"bSStold*srtSffioiS
jy4 m 71 Broadway; New York.
Ives* next door North of Pulaski House.
The Savannah National Bank
- IS NOW
PREPARED FOB BUSINESS,
BANKING HOUSE, IN THE EXCHANGE
Deposits and Paper for Collection received.
Riii* on Northern Cities purchased.
Checks on New York furnished.
I* c.' norvell,
L. C. Nobvell, I Fuanois Sorrell,
Noble A. Hardee, I J. *Y. Latbbup,
■ HENRY a FITCH,
Notary and Solicitor.
Savannah. 25th June. 1866.
TREASURY DEPARTMENT, 1
Office of C omptroller of the Currency, >
Washington, June fifth, 1865, ) •
Whereas, By satisfactory evidence presented to the
undersigned, it has been made to appear that “Tbe
Savannah National Bank,” in the City of Savannah,
in the Connty of Chatham, and State of Georgia, has
been duly organized under and according to the re
quirements of the Act of Congfess entitled *‘ An Act
to provide a National Currency, secured by a pledge of
United States bonds, and to provide for the circulation
and redemption thomof," approved June 3,1864, and
has complied with all the provisions of said Act re
qulred to be complied with before commencing the
business of Banking under said Act:
Now, therefore, L Freeman Clarke, Comptroller of
the Currency, do horeby certify that “The Savannah
National Bank,” in the City of Savannah, in the
County of Chatham, and State of Georgia, Is author-
Iced to commence the business of Banking under the
In testimony whereof, witness my hand and seal of
office, this 10th day of June, 1866.
C.Vo. 1355.] Comptroller of the Currency.
ju26 2mos ' •
Maiuiiiig & DeForest,
BANKERS AND BROKERS,
No. 19 Wall Street, New York,
Gold, Silver, Foreign Exchange
and Government Securities*
GIVE special attention to .the purchase and sale o*
Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Geor
gia Alabama, New Orleans and Tennessee Bank
notes Southern States Bonds and Coupons, Railroad
Bonds and Coupons.
Interest allowed oa deposits. JyU-Sm
MUTILATED AND TORN TREA
Redoomed At tlx©
Savannah National Bank,
AT THEIR VALUE.
jy3o.sw J. SPIVEY, Cashier.
Einstein, Rosenfeld & Cos.
No. 8 Broad Street,
We draw at sight, and at sixty days, on London,
Paws, Fsanss-obs, and all other principal cities of
Parties opening current accounts, may deposit and
draw at their convenience, the same as with the Cmr
Basks, and will be allowed interest on all balances
over Own Tuoosakd Do luces, at the rate of foot per
cent, per anntan. Orders for the purchase or sale of
various issues of Government and other Stocks, Bonds
and Gold, executed on Commissioa.
Ives* Men’s Furnishing Goods are of
~ DRUGS. ~
Drugs) Medicines, and Chemicals*
A choice selection of
>Clt JUAJSDBP FBOM MKW *ORK.
Apothecaries, Planters, and tradt ca from the interi
or, can bp supplied at the shortest notice, ,
I can warrant every article as being pore. ,
A large quantity of European LEECHES, finest
All the Patent Medicines extant on hand.
One hundred cases Jacobs’ Dysenteric Cordial.
ALL WILL BE SOLD LOW FO CASH,
WHOLESALE AKB BIT All.
Corner Broughton and Barnard streets.
N, B.— Freeh Garden Seeds. . „
« W. M. WALSH,
~ REAL ESTATE.
house inTlot fob sueT
THE subscriber offers for sale his three story
dwelling house, situated on Montgomery street
one door south of York street. There w I*®
through the boose. To a person who desirw a com
fortable home now is their ebsnoe. A dwelling nouse
andsmreUofcmd by this «and* pjrnffi
PRICE. 5 CENTS
LATEST EUROPEAN NEWS.
Arrival of the Sootia with
Dates to July 16.
The Scotia arrived at New York oa tbe
morning of the 26th, with Queenstown dates
of the 16th.
TBE AILANTIO CABLE.
The coils were all on board the Great
Eastern on the 14th inst., and everything
was iu the best condition to leave the Nora
on the 15th torValeotia.
The steamer Caroline, from London for
Valentia, with the shore end of the cable,
pat intoFalmouih on the 13th instant.
TBE ENOUAB ELECTIONS—TBE LIBERALS AHEAD.
Up to the evening of the 14th instant, the
mimber of Parliamentary contests comple
ted in England was 421. Os thebe the liber
als had 263 teats; and the consetvaiives 153.
Compared with the last Parliament, the lib
erals, according to the calculations of the
Times, have lost 26 and have gained 35 seats f
so that the net gain to tbe government thus
Ikr has been 9. Liberal gains are anticipa
ted in Ireland, and on the whole the Times
looks lor a great reinforcement to the liberal
The Morning Herald only admits a loss of
four conservative seats, and urges that this
loss is more apparent than real, as the un
seated members were conservatives only in
There were still twd hundred and thirty
three seats to be filled—mainly by the coun
ties—and the contests for these would extend
over another week.
Lord Palmerston was of course, returned .
for Tiverton, but he has % a conservative for ’
his colleague instead of a liberal, as for
Tne first two days’ voting for Oxford Uni
vet sity leit Mr Gladstone in a miuority of
twenty-five. The polling would continue
for three more days. In the view of the possi
ble failure of Mr. Gladstone at Oxford, the
liberals had nominated him as oue of the
candidates for the southern division of Lan
The elections in some places bad been ac- ,
companied with rioting, but nothing of a
serious nature had occurred, and on the
whole they may be said to have so tar pusaed
j may be said
'Tbe number of deaths by cholera at Alex
andria ou the ISth of July was tifty-five.—
The epidemic had sensibly diminished at
Cairo and iu tbe surrounding villages. The
number of deaths at Cairo on the 12th was
THE QUESTION OB A NEW EUROPEAN CO*t>RBS3.
The Pall Mail Gazette (London) has tbe
following in reference to tbe report of anew
European Congress: “We leiyrn from a*
trustworthy source that the Etnperer Napo
lean has entered into negotiations with some
of the European powers for calling « con
gress, the principal objects of wuicu are to
be the settlement of fiending European ques
tions, and a general disarmament. General
Prince Wittgenstein, who arrived in Paris a
few days/ago from St. Petersburg, has, we
understand, brought with him an autograph
letter of the Emperor Alexander, expressing
approval of the proposal. Prussia, Italy and
Spam have aUo expressed theuiseives favor
able to thp project. We are nut aware
whether the matter has yet been officially
broached to England aud Austria, but we be
lieve negot at O is on the su ject will shortly
be commenced witn those powers, and that
the Emperor expects he will succeed this
time in realizing his favorite idea."
The Pari3 Patrie states that, upon the in
vitation of France and England, several
powers will send national vessels to be pre
sent at th efttei of Cherbourg and Brest#
The weekly returns of the Bank of France
show a decrease in the cash on hand of 22,-
It is staled that the emperor Napoleon an.d
the Queen of Spain wil l meet at St. Sebas
tian and at Biariitz in August.
The intelligence fromlJapan Is
The Tycoon appeared to be making arrange
ments to extort payment of the indemnity
for tbe Simunasaki expedition from the Prince
According to the intelligence from New
Zealand General Cameron’s refusal to weak
en the garison in Auckland, and his demand
for an additions Ifive thousand men fur tbe
campaign, which the Governor and ihe
Ministry op posed, had created a great
split between them. . ,
American Srcuritibs.— Baring, Brotlitra a Ca,
say : “The demand for U. S. 6-20a has been leas acUve,
and prices close 71*@7%. For state stocks there Is
no inquiry, and quotations are nominal. Less doing
iu railroad bonds.” Illinois shares e>4K@X, Erie*
Liverpool, July 16.—Cotton— The Brokers’ Cfroe
lar says: “The advance in cotton noticed on itiday
morning last, caused by the receipt of advices per
the Scotia, was followed by a very quiet market on
Saturday, and subsequently throughout the weak the
attention of all parties has been so much occupied
by the elections that the business has been limited,
ami prices closed in most instances with a partial de
cline from last week’s quotations. American has
been in good demand, but closed fully lid. below last
week. East Indies is also In most instances *d.
cheaper. Other descriptions are generally firm, and
Egyptian ranges from Ad. to id. per pound dear
en Tne sales of the week amount to 45,230 bale*,
including ;,5sQ on speculation and 10,too for expon.
The official quotations are : Miauling uplands, ivd';
Orleans 19Wd.: Texas, 19d. The business yesterday
(Friday) was fully 8,000 bales at prices, the stock tn
nand is estimated at 881, m bales inclucLng 38,6*1
American. At sea from India, 450,000 batSST'
Latest.— Liverpool, loth—Evening, —cotton
Sales to-day 20,000 bales, Including 10,000 buiea to
speculators and exporters. The market is buoyant,
with an advance of ,Vf@>£d. The advices ttom
America per steamer Asia caused the advance.
Thr ex Confederate Cruises Georgia.—
The New Bedford (Mass.) Standard saya :
“Workmen are busily engaged in scraping
tba iron sides of the Georgia, preparatory to
fainting her, caulkers are at work on her
decks, and her cabins are beiog thoroughly
cleaned. She will leave this port shortly lor
New York, and will, probably find her wajt
hack to her former Liverpool owners. She
brought only forty-two thousand dollars,
and it is said her engines are worth over
thirty thousand dollars."