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SAVANNAH DAILY HER,ALP. • m VOL. 1-NO. 168. • The Savannah Daily Herald (MORNING AND EVENING; IB PUBLISHED RE 8. W. MASON <fc CO., At 111 Bat Street, Savannah, Geoiwia. terms: Per Copy Five Cents. Per Hundred $3 60. Per Year . $lO 00, advertising: Two Dollars per Square of Ten Lines for first In sertion ; One Dollar lor each subsequent one. Ad vertisements inserted in the morning, will, if desired, appear m the evening without extra charge. JOB PRINTING, style, neatly and promptly done. ~ INSURANCE. _ MARINE INSURAN CE AT LOW RATES!' COLUMBIAN INSURANCE COMP’I OF NEW YORK. River Risks on Farorable Terms. ASH CAPITAL $3,600,000. THE undersigned are ready, through their open po licy with the above, to effect Insurance for Au gusta, New York, and Jacksonville, AT THE LOWEST MARKET RATES. Mdse, op first-class Ocean Steamers SIOO,OOO “ “ “ Sailing Vessels 76,000 “ “ “ River Steamer or Flat 16,000 Shippers will find it to their interest to call before effecting'lnsurance elsewhere. CHARLES L. COLBY & CO., jylS-tf IS YOUR LIFE INSURED ? THIS is an important question for every man and important also so. every wife and mother, as it affects their future welfare. SEE TO IT AT ONCE. DO NOT DELAY. The “Knickerbocker Life Insurance" of New York will insult you at the usual rategfn any sum from sloo slo.ooo. They also issue the favorite TEN YEAR NON-FORFEITURE Policies, and will after two years payment give a full paid up Policy for Two Tenths the whole sum, and Three Y ears Three Tenths, and so on. Thus a Policy of SIO,OOO. Two Premiums paid upon it will be entitled to a paid up Policy of $2,000. and five years five-tenths for every additional year. For further information apply to A. WILBUR, Agent, . At the office of the Home Insurance Cos., ju27 Bay st., Savannah, Ga. INSURANCE. Knickerbocker Life Insurance Company OF— ‘ < NT E W YOR K. - ASSETS NEARLY THREE QUARTERS OF A MILLION DOLLARS. Policies of all descriptions, including the favorite TEI YEAR NON-FORFEITURE POLICIES, Will be issued by this Company.- ERASTUS LYUAM, President, Guo. P. Secretary. A. WILBUR, Agent. At Home Insurance Company’s Office, jy7-law4w 89 Bay street. Savannah, Ga. THE NEW ENGLAND MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, O X 1 . B O IS T OCT. PURELY MUTUAL. THIS is one of the oldest and best Companies in America. • Policies on Livesffor any amount up to $15,000 are taken by them. ,' k' The Policies of these Companies Were not cancelled during the war until heard fruai—a fact which shews their dealing and determination to be just and honor able in all cases. Apply to ju27 A. WILBUR, Agent. , Commercial Mutual * MARINE HURAIE COMPANY OP NEW YORK. 'T'HIS Company, with over a Million Dollars as As- X sets, are tatting Marine Risk to and from New York on Steamers and Sailing Vessels at usual rates. - DANIEL DRAKE SMITH, President. A. IS. HOLMES, Vico President. Henby Kino, Secretary. A. WILBUR, Agent, At Home Insurance Company’s Office, Jy7-law4w 89 Bay street, Savannah, Ga. WATCHES, JEWELRY, Sic. SAMUEL P. HAMILTON. (Successor to Wilmot Si Richmond.) ■ st DKALEB IP^-- WATCHES, SILVERWARE, JEWELRY, CANES, CUTLERY, COENEB WHITAKKB, St. JdUAN AND OnOBEBB STB , SAVANNAH, GA. Watches and Jewelry repaired. Chronometers rated by transit. Cash paid tor old Gold and Silver, jy2B-tf Cheap Watches, AND GOLD PENS. WE ARE now offering our stock of Watches and Gold Pens at reduced prices. Watches $7, $9, sl2, sl6, S2O, $-26, $36, SSO, and upwards. Gold Pens and Cases from $s to S3O per dozen. Send stamp for circular. • SAM'L H. BURBANK & CO., jy26-G % Box 4,292, 208 Broadway, N. Y, NOTICE. OFFICE RELIEF COMMISSION, District of Savannah, Savannah, Ga., July 27th, 1866. • In obedience to instructions from the Secretary of War, received this day, no further relief to destitute people will be famished from this office. y JOHN S. COOKE, jy27-tf Capt. and Relief Commissioner. Bagging and Rope. OK bales GUNNY BAGGING. <6O 800 coils ROPE, In store tor sale by jy24 BRIGHAM, BALDWIN & CO. • SAVANNAH, GA., WEDNESDAY', AUGUST 2, 1865. COMMISSION MERCHANTS. &c. TO SHIPPERS OF OOTTOjT L\D OTHER SOUTHERN PRODUCE. FENNER, BENNETT £ BOWMAN, Successors to Hotchkiss, Fenner & Bennett. COMMISSION MERCHANTS, No. 40 Vuet Street, i,ew York. • And Memphis, Teun. Thomas Fenner, Henrv Benkett, D. W Bowmak. _ M 6m CHAS. L. COLBY & CO., Commission and Forwarding MERCHANTS. JONES BLOCK, OORNEB BAY AMD ABEBOOBN STREETS, SAVANNAH, GA. LIBERAL CASH ADVANCES Made on Consignments to the firm of Chab. L. Colby, of New York, or to our friends in Boston. MAUDE & WRIGHT, Agents at Augusta, Ga. references; Messrs. Dabney, Morgan & Cos., New York. Jarivs Slade, Esq., New York. Hon. J Wiley Edmands, Boston. Gardner Colby, Esq., Boston. Jylß—tt Lewis L. Jones, SHIPPING AND COMMISSION MERCHANT, No 17 Broadway , New York. Liberal advances on Shipments to above Consign ment, made by HUNTER & GAMMELL, Agents Pioneer Line Steamships, 84 Bay Street, Savannah. Reference in New York— Messrs. Spoffobd, Tileston ft Cos. may 26 3mo Woodward, Baldwin & Cos., 110 Duane Street, New York, 9 and 11 Hanover St., Baltimore. DRY GOODS COMMISSION MERCHANTS, Liberal advances made on Consignments, Sheetings, Oanaburgs and Yarns. jylS J. SHAFFER, * if Commission Dealer In all kinds of FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC FRUITS and PRODUCE, West Washington Market, Opposite 143 West st., Bulkhead between Barclay and Vesey sts., NEW Y .O R K. Potatoes, Apples and Onions constantly on hand, and put up for the Southern market All consignments promptly attenked to. Refers to A. L. Bradley, A. Haywood, T. J. •Walsh, and J. H. Parsons. jyls ■ , . eodly L. J. Gruilmartin & Cos., GENERAL COMMISSION AND SHIPPING MERCHANTS, 14® Bay Street. (Opposite thefity Hotel,; SAVA Hjg N AH, GA , PARTICULAGMention given to procuring Freights, and for Hard Pine Timber and Lum ber, Cotton, Wool, Hides, <tc. L. J. GUII.MABTIN, JOHN FLANNERY. E. W. DRUMMOND. jy!7 lm CEO. R. CRUMP & CO. f AUCTION AND COMMISSION MERCHANTS, 209 Broad Street, Augusta, Ga. Ju2o 3m • ’ James B. Cahill, GROCER and COMMISSION MERCHANT AUGUSTA, G*A.» CONSIGNMENT# SOLICITED. 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. jy22 3m HOLDERS OF MERCHANDISE WHO wish to realize immediately, will consult their interest by consigning the same to T MAUDE & WRIGHT, General Commission Merchants, Augusta, Ga. , Refer to—Messrs. Charles L. Colby & Cos., Messrs. Marcy, Day & Cos., William Battersby A Cos. jyvs-eods ]_ M. J. SOLOMONS, Commission Merchant, WILL attend to the Spiling or Receiving and For warding all kinds of Merchandise. Produce, &c. Office for the present at the Drug Store of J. M. Abrahams & Cos. jy2l-Im C. M. LAURENT" TIN AND SHEET IRON WORKER AND GAS FITTER. Second Door from Houston on Bay .Street. ROOFS, Gutters and Leaders repaired at the shortest notice. Gas burners re-fitted at the reduced price of twenty-five cents per burner. jy27-l w NORTH RIVER AGRICULTURAL WORKS. GRIPPING, BROTHER & CO., Pbopri/toks, 58 AND 60 COUBTLAND StR&JCT. NEW YORK, Monufactarers of Plows, Harrows, Cultivators, Cot ton Sweeps, Corn’Mills, Cotton Gins, &c. Every implement wanted by the Planter, Also, dealers in Field and Garden Seeds. Also, Agents for Bruce’s Concentrated Manure, Bone, &c. Send for circular. ju2o 3m FOREST CITY FOUNDRY, Cor. Taylor and Habersham Sts. LINVILLEAGLEASON Are prepared to do all kinds of IRON AWD BRASS CASTINGS, and other work in their line. hgr° Orders solicited. jy3l-4 tJUEENSWARE HOUSE, 109 Broughton Street, nnnn FROM 008 NIB BOfil. ST BUT. Sl*l >Tj .and elegant Stock of China, Qneensware, Class, he., Just received horn the. manufacturers, and for sale at LOWEST mm YORK PRICES. jobbers And dealers From all parts of the Country are invited to examine my W HOIKSALE STOCK, Which includes packages containing complete assort ments, put np expressly for COUNTRY TRADE, Assorted Crates of WHITE GRANITE WARE, “ “ COMMON WARE, “ “ WHITS GRANITE and COMMON WARE. Goods re-packed to suit purchasers. anl-lm _ E. D. SMYTH. DRY GOODS AND CLOTHING. H. A. TOPHAM7 ISS Congress Street, Savannah, Georgia. MO. 7 MERCHANTS’ SOW, MILTON MEAD. « CALLS the attention of Wholesale and Retail pur chasers to his superior Stock of MILITARY, NAVAL and CITIZENS’ CLOTHING, BOOTS, SHOES, REGULATION HATS, CAPS, anJ GENTS’ FURNISHING GOODS, For sale at the Lowest Market price. Additions to the Stock received by every Steamer from New York. ju2l-tf Carhart, Whitford & Cos., Manufacturers and Wholesale Dealers iu READY MADE CLOTHING, 331 amd 333 Broadway, oob. Worth Street, NEW YORK, w T. V. Carhart, I Henry Shafer, Wm.'H. Whitford, ( A. T. Hamilton, J. B. Van Waoknkn. Office of Fayan * Carhart in liquidation. jyG . 3m RIDDELL & MURDOCK, Wholesale and Retail Dealers in SUTLERS' AND NAVAL STORES, DRY GOODS, BOOTS AND SHOES, HATS AND CAPS, Gentlemen's Furnishing Goods, fto., No. 6 Merchants’ Row, Hilton Head, S. C„ W. O. RIDDELL. fju!3-tij H. J. MURDQOK. THE NEW SKIRT FOR 1865. A WONDERFUL invention for ladies. Unquestion ably superior to all others. Don't fail to read the advertisement in the Savannah Herald containing full particulars every Saturday morning. jy6 staw3m "STEELE & BURBANK^ 11 Merchants Row, Hilton Head, So. Cos. CALL the attention of Wholesale and Retail pur chasers to their superior stock of MILITARY AND NAVAL CLOTHING, • AND Burnishing goods, Watches, Clocks, Fancy Goods, Jewelry, and Plated Ware,Swords, Sashes, Belts, Embroideries,Boots,Caps Field Glasses, Gauntlets Gloves. &c„ Ac.. Ac. * COTTON. COTTON GINS. . THE EMERY PATENT GIN, WHICH FOB Compactness, Economy of Time, Space and Labor, Far Surpasses any other Gin ever before offered t 6 the Public. THE undersigned are prepared to furnish them at regular rates, being the sole Agents for Horae# L. Emery, Patentee and Manufacturer Messrs. AMES, PEABODY £ CO., No. 162 Congress street, have the above Gin on exhibition. Samples can also be seen at the warehouse of CHAS. L. COLBt ft CO., jy26-tf corner Bay and Abercom streets. COTTON BROKERAGE. The undersigned offers his services in the purchase of Cotton and Domestics, and begs to refer to— Edward Padelford, Esq., Charles Green, Esq., Andrew Low, Esq,, Savannah. R. F. RUSSELL, jy7-eodls Augusta, Ga. TcTcotton shippers. Alexander Hardee, COTTON SHIPPER, IS PREPARED to take Cotton on Storage, at the lowest rates, and —has opbnid, ON THE - CORNER OF JEFFERSON & BAY STS. For the purpose of WEIGHING, REPAIRING, RE-PACKING, SAMPLING, CLASSING, AND— Shipping Cotton for the Public AT THE LiOWEST KATES, Furnishing Ink, &c. HAY, GRAIN, Sic. HAY. SIXTY BALES HAY, Landing from Steamship America. For sale by jy6-tf BRIGHAM. BALDWINA_QQt_ LUMBER. ’ PIONEER SAW MILL"" YTTE most respectfully announce to the citizens of TV Savannah and others requiring LUMBER, that our new Saw Mill at the foot of Znbly stjeet, near the Savannah and Ogeechee Canal, is completed. We are how prepared to saw and furnish Lumber in large or small quantities to suit purchasers, and respectfully solicit a sh. ire of pnblic patronage. We will also pur chase TIM BER as it arrives in this market. jy3l-tf ROSE A ARKWRIGHT. NOTICE. 'I/PU E. W. STEVEN is my duly authorized Attor- Champion Brick Machine. THE p roprietors of this recent Patent for the manu factur e of Brick are prepared to dispose of Machines and rigbtnto 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 lie worked with a single horse. causes little delay for removing stones; will make from twenty five to thirty-five thousand bricks per flay. Circulars, with full particulars, forwarded on application to BRADFORD & RENICK, jy-lm 71 Broadway, New York.. ‘ FINANCIAL. The Savannah National Bank —IS NOW PREPARED FOR BUSINESS, AT THE BANKING HOUSE, IN THE EXCHANGE. Deposits and Paper for Collection received. Bills on Northern Cities purchased. - Checks on New York furnished. L. C. NORVELL, President. « JACOB SPIVEY, Cashier. dibrotors: L. C. Nobvell, I Francis Sorrell, Noble A, Harder. i J. *7. Lathbov, Robert Erwin. HENRY S. PITOT, • Notary and Solicitor. Savannah, 26th June, 1866. TREASURY DEPARTMENT, ) Office or Comptroller or the Currency, V Washington, June 10th, 1865. ) Whereas, By satisfactory evidence presented to the undersigned, it has been made to appear that “The Savannah National Bank," in the City of Savannah, in the County of Chatham, and State of Georgia, has been dnly organised under and according to the re quirements of the Act of Congress entitled “ An Act to provide a National Currency, secured by a pledge of United States bonds, and to provide for the circulation and redemption thereof,” approved June 3, 1864, and has complied with all the provisions of said Act re quired to be complied with before commencing the business of Banking under said Act: Now, therefore, L Freeman Clarke, Comptroller of the Currency, do hereby certify that “The Savannaq National Bank,” in the City of Savannah, in the County of Chatham, and State of Georgia, is author ized to commence the business of Banking under the Act aforesaid. In testimony whereof, witness my hand and seal of office, this 10th day of June, 1866. FREEMAN CLARKE. IJVo. 1266.] Comptroller of the Currency. ju26 2mos Manning & DeForfest, BANKERS AND BROTHS, No. 19 W T all Street, New York, Dealers in Gold, Silver, Foreign Exchange and Government Securities* GIVE special attention to the purchase and sale ol 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 on deposits. jyls-3m EINSTEIN, ROSENFELD & Cos., • Bankers, No. 8 Broad Street, New York. We draw at siglit, and at sixty days, on London, Paris, Frankfort, and all other principal cities of Europe. Parties opening current accounts, may deposit and draw at their convenience, the same as with the City Banks, and will be allowed interest on all balances over One Thousand Dollars, at the rate of four per cent, per annum. Orders for the purchase or sale of various issues of Government and other Stocks, Bopds, and Gold, executed on Commission. WANTED, SPECIE ASD lINCiIRRENT fflOM&f THE highest price paid at comer Bay and Jefferson streets. _ _ aul-lw ALEX. HARDEE, DRUGS. Drugs, Medicines, and Chemicals* A choice selection of DRUG*, MEDICINES, CHEMICALS, PATENT MEDICINES and TRUSSES, liNtlD MOM NEW YORK, Apothecar.es, Planters, and tradt re from the Interi or, can be supplied at the shortest notice, I can warrant every article as being pure. A large quantity of European USECHES, finest quality. All the Patent Medicines extant on hand. One hundred cases Jacobs! Dysenteric Cordial. til. WILL BE SO£D LOW FO CASH, WHOLESALE AND SET AIL. ATAPOTHECARIES* BALL, Corner Broughtonsand Barnard streets. N, B—Frerti Qardra seed* „ * WALBH , Jul6-3m Proprietor. 5500 OF— ENGLISH RAILS, •Os best quality, 60x68 per lineal yard. jnl9 em F ° r,aleb3r FOWLEACO. I PRICE, 5 CENTS the confederate privateer SHENANDOAH. Her Piratical Crutie Among American. Whalers. * Sam Francisco, Thursday, July 20. The whaling bark Milo has arrived in twenty-eight days from the Arctic, with the crews of several whalers destroyed by the pirate Shenandoah last month. The whalers Edward Casey, Hector, Abi gail, Euphrates, William Thompson, Sophia Thornton, Jireh Swift, and the Susan and Abigail were captured and most of them were burned. The Milo was bonded for the purpose of taking off the crews. The Shenandoah was continuing the wholesale destruction of the whalers, and would probably soon destroy another fleet numbering sixty vessels, Her commander was informed of Lee’s sui render and the collaphe of the rebellion, but did not believe it. He believed in Lin coln’s assassination, tor he expected it. The Shenandoah coaled last at Melbourne. She was manned by English and Scotch sailors. Some of the captured whalemen joined her. , Tiik Confederate Cruiser Rappahan nock. —The Navy Department has received a despatch from Captain Walker, of the United iStates steamer Sacramento, dated Kingstown, Ireland, July 10, detailing his the Beatrice, late the Rappahan nock, while on her way from Southampton to Liverpool. On the afternoon of the 6th inst. he received information from Minister Adams that the Beatrice had eailed from Southampton for Liverpool. As soon as steam could be got up, which, from inabil ity to get wood for kindling the fires at Kingstown, where she was coaling, was not until the next morning, he started for Holy head. He says: As we approached Holyhead a bark-rigged steamer was reported to me in sight, steam ing and sailing up the coast, close to the shore, with English colors flying. I imme diately steered for and overtook her about two o’clock. She was steaming with but one engine, and making slow progress ; but she kept so close to the coast that I could not molest her, without violating the inter national law of protection. * * * * * After due consultation and a thorough obser vation of her movements, Iflwas convinced that I could not possibly make a legal prize of the vessel—which, from appearances, was the aforesaid Rappahannock—in British waters. She was in a crippled condition, steering for Liverpool, when I left her. The General Episcopal Convention.— ln view of the approaching general convention of the Protestant Episcopal Church a* Phila delphia iu September, Bishop Potter of New York, has addressed a fraternal letter to the Southern Bishops. The most important portion of the letter is embraced in the sub joined paragraph: * ‘“I have corresponded on the subject with the’Bishops, and think myself authorized to state that they sympathize with me generally in the desire to see the fullest representation of the churches ftom the South, and to greet their brethren in the Episcopate with the kindliest feeling.” , The New York Times of the 27th, in notic ing this letter, says : “If this appeal should be responded to by the Southern Bishops, in the spirit in which it is made, the result, politically, as well as in a religious point of view, will be of the greatest importance. Opposition will doubt less be made by a minority of the conven tion to the representation of the Southern churches. But there is no doubt Bishop Pot ter correctly interprets the feeling of the vast majority of the members of This communion. They desire to set an example of peace and fraternaktegard. And in doing so they do their parj both as members of the church and citizens of the republic.” The Situation in England. —The London correspondent of the New York Times, speaking of the complications surrounding the Government party in the recent elections in England, says: “Then the demands of the United States Minister are troublesome, and some go so far as to say insolent. The demand tor the sur render of the officers and crew of the Ala bama, which has been so pointedly refused by Earl Russell, has been renewed by Mr. Adams in terms so decided, that the govern ing & sorely perplexed. They do not dare to comply with the demand on the eve of the election, for a cry of “cowardice! violation of British hospitality,” & c., would be raised against them. On the other baud, to refuse, may bring about what they are most anxious to avoid. If it were only the money, it could be postponed awhile and then paid. If the election were over it would bo different. The only comfort is, the renewed friendliness with the Emperor, the approaching union of the iron-clad fleets, and repeated assurances that France and England are perfectly agreed to act together in all matters relating to America, The no tice that the Confederate cruisers will be taken, under whatever flag they may be sailing, is also looked upon as a threat full of danger. And then, what is General Dix doing at Quebec?" ’ Internal Revenue Decision.— The Com missioner of Internal Revenue has decided that manufactured which a duty has been paid according to law, may be cut‘into smoking tobacco or fine cut chew ing tobacco, if done in the presence or under the supervision of an inspector, without be coming liable to an additional duty. The tobacco must be weighed before so cut, and no addition to or subtraction from the same. Movements op Gen. Sherman.—Cincinna ti, Thursday, July 27.—Gen. Sherman left here this morning for Lancaster, Ohio.