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SHIPPING INTELLIGENCE. ' snXIATUREALMANAC—THIdDA Y Bcjj Rises 5:33 BcsSets 6:87 Hioh Water at Savannah 4:51 a m. 5:34 p M Monday, August 29,1887. ARRIVED 'WSSTEKDAY. Steamship Nacoochee, Kempton, New Yorlt— C G Anderson. Steamship Wm Crane, Billups Baltimore—Jas B West & Cos. SAILED YESTERDAY Steamship Chattahoochee. New York. MEMORANDA. New York, Auk 3t>—Cleared, brig Sarah E Kennedy. Walters, Fernandina, and sailed Bordeaux, Aug 24—Sailed, bark Ribes (Aus), Savannah. Pungeness, Aug 26—Passed, hark Gudvang (Nor), Schmidt, Savannah tor Dantzic. Baltimore, Aug 26—Cleared, steamship Cleddy (Br), Seaward, Coosa w. S C. Charleston, Aug 25—Sailed, schr Allie R Ches ter. Ingersoll. Brunswick. Darien. Auz 25—Cleared, schr Quaker City, Wiltbank. Philadelphia. Pensacola, Aug 23—Arrived, hark Risetti C (Itnl). Chicero, Buenos Ayres (in quarantine). Jacksonville, Aug 24—Arrived, steam schr Louis Bucki, Mount, New York. Galveston, Aug 26—Cleared, schr Taylor Dick son. Lake, Pensacola. Norfolk. Va. Aug 26—Sailed, schr Ridgewood, Jacksonville, Brunswick, Aug 26—Arrived, barks Condor (Nor), Syvertsen, Buenos Ayres; Ydun (Nor), Olsen, New York (see Miscellany). Beaufort, S C, Aug 26 Bark Isabella (Br), from Port Royal, S C. for luvergordon; brig Lewis L Squire, do for New York, and schr Beni F Lee, do tor Baltimore, are at Bay point, wind bound. MARITIME MISCELLANY. Brunswick, Aug 26—Bark Ydun (Nor), Olsen, from New York, which arrived to day, was in the hurricane off Wilmington, N C, on the 18th, and lost mainmast, mtzzentopmast and nearly all of her sails. The vessel was thrown on to her beam ends, and in order to save life aud the vessel the captain was compelled to cut away all of the main standing rigging. NOTICE TO MARINERS. Office U S Lighthouse Inspector, 1 Fourth Dirt., Philadelphia, June 26, 1887. f Notice is hereby given that a spar buoy painted with red and black horizontal stripes has been placed to mark wreck of schr David Lee, sunk abreast of Fourteen Foot Bank Lighthouse, Delaware Bay, and not visible at high water, Brandywine Shoal Lighthouse bearing S by E and Fourteen Foot Bank Lighthouse WSWWW. Cape May Spit buoy No 2 has been moved 600 vards from its former position, Cape Ilenlopen Lighthouse bearing and Cape May Lighthouse NNW. By order of the Lighthouse Board. J J Read, Commander CSX, Inspector. EXPORTS. Per steamship Chattahoochee, for New York— -370 bales upland cotton. 43 bales domestics aud varus, 2.591 bbls rosin, 61,814 feet lumber, 314 bbls spirits turpentine, 4,800 staves, 249 pkgs mdse. PASSENGERS. Per steamship Wm Crane, from Baltimore— J A Crowther and wife, Stephen Elliott. XV W Osborne. H P Hartman and wife, G W Pridman. A D Mark, Jacob Hess, A Hess, R A Huddeston, W P Laßoche, E F Kinchiey, G Reise, wife and son, J R Abrams. Per steamship Chattahoochee, for New York— Xlr and Mrs J P Germain, Muss Adele Gaudry, Mr Lewin, H L Lewin, W II Bearden, S J Kosen bach. Miss Dolly Dub, Miss Fannie Dub, J F Crohan, H R Christian, Mrs II Paris, Max T Brown, Miss Rachel Brow n. Miss Fannie J Price, P D Harker, D L Coher, Xf r and Mrs H L Harris, Geo H Utter, Orville Stillman, W J Winberg, J A Prentiss, and steerage. Per steamship Nacoochee, from New York— Miss Alice Porter, Miss Laura Bacon, H T John son, E M Jolibson. Judge J F Simmons, Judge R F Lyon, Mrs Sheriden and infant. Clement Sausy, Miss Winona Saussy, Miss H Hatch, J O Hatch, XV Ellison. .1 M Hogan, Mrs F V XVight man. Miss M G Brigham, W S Brigliam, C A Reitze, F Harris. XX G Lathrop, Miss K Seville, H M DieXVitt. C V Grant, W P McKeown and wife, XX r N Stanton. J S Hopkins. W A Ferguson, R L Neil, L XV Smith, Miss LHoward, J Vohiski, 1) W XValkly, J F Shields. R E Vigall, A Fisher, J Brennan. .1 P O'Dowd, F F Johnston, A Fisher Jr, C K Ewnol, Theo Raderick, Miss II X’olaski, XI Kroiner. Mrs Shroder and infant. XV .1 Woodring. Mrs Lamay, Master G Lainay, F E Frey. Steerage—P Knight, Mrs Gonzales, W Wagenbreth, F Volke, K fanner. CONSIGNEES. Per steamship Nacoochee. from New York— A R Altmayer A Cos, G X\ T Allen. Baldwin & Cos, Appel & S, Bendheim Bros A Co,T P Bond A Cos, llßluestein, M I,Benner, S XV Branch, Byck A S, M Boley A Son, C R R A Bkg Cos, B J Cubbedge. J S Collins & Cos, J Cohen. L Charier, Cohen A B, Crohan A D, A H Champion. Collat Bros, R R Dancy. H XI Comer A Cos, Geo Derst, Jno Derst, A Doyle, J A Douglass A Cos, G Eckstein A Cos, B Huh, Eckman A X'. Einstein A L, Epstein A XV, A Ehrlich A Bro. J H linmen. I Epstein A Bro, XV Estill, A Falk A Son, M Ferst A Cos, F Gut man, Fret well AN. Fleisehman A Cos, M Golin sky. Frank A Cos, J Gorham, C M Gilbert A Cos, W W Gordon A Cos C F Graham, Gray A O'B, , Grady. DeL A Cos, S '.Hckenheimer A Son, J R Haltiwanger, A Hanley, Mrs G S Hands, E Y Ham. R Habersham's Son A Cos, S KrouskoiT. D Ilogan, Hymes Bros A Cos, Hirsch Bros. J F LuFar. F XI Hull, A B Hull. Kavanaugh A B, N Lang. D B Lester. A Leftier. Lippman Bros. S K lewin, E Lovell A Son, Lovell A L. Laimey A G, Lindsay A M. XI Lnvin, II Logan, LuddenAß, Jno Lvons A Cos, Marshall (louse, Mohr Bros. W B Xlell A Cos, A.l Miller A Cos, Marshall A XleC, J McGrath A Cos, E Moyle. RI) XtcDor.ell, Order H Miller. Lee Roy Myers A Cos. McKenna A XX', Mutual Co-op Ass n, J G Nelson A Cos, M I'racer. Seidlinger A R, J Nicolson, N Paulsen A Cos. Ohlander Bros, Palmer Bros, L Putzel. T Roderick, C Ratz, J J Reilly. Kisser AS, C A Reitze, C A Russ, Savannah Water Works, E A Schwarz, S, FA XV Ry, H L Schreiner, Singer Mfg Cos, S Solomon, H Solomon A Son. Johanna Schroder, Solomons A Cos, J T Shuptriue A Bro, W D Simkins A Cos, P B Springer, C E Stults, R DXValker. H Suiter. O XV Tiedeman. Southern Portrait Cos, P Tuberdy, J W Tynan, G Volaskj, J Volaskt.XVeud A C, A XI A C W West, M XVilin sky, I) XVeisbein, J N XVUaou, XX’oods A Cos, str Katie, Wylly AC,Ga A Fla IS B Cos, W U Tel Cos, Southern Ex Cos. LIST OF VESSELS Up, Cleared and Sailed for this Port. 3TKAMSHIPS. Renpor (Br), Granger, Xlarbella via Forman, sld Aug 2. XXarlington (Brt, Stranack, Elba via Baltimore, sld Aug —. Sylvia i Br), Vasey, Bilbao via Baltimore, sld Aug —. XVolvTston (Br), Edmondson, at Boness Aug 10. Elsie (Br), Thompson, Marseilles via England, sld Aug —, due Sept 1. Albania (Br), Simmons, Bilbao via Baltimore, sld Aug 4. Astraea (Br), Hughes, , sld Aug 4. Ashilell (Br). Main, at Leith Aug 11. Hartlepools (Br). Evans, at Bilbao July 28 via Baltimore or Philadelphia. Hughenden (Bn, Race, at Glasgow Aug 3 via Bilbao, Baltimore or Philadelphia. Kate Fawcett (Bri, Y'oung. at Aberdeen Aug 3 via Bilbao. Baltimore or Philadelphia. Rijion City (Br), Brotchie, at London July 17 via Baltimore and London. HARKS. Carolina Falanga (Ital), Scotto, Liverpool, sld Aug 13. Amaranth (Oer), Knlppentorg. Hamburg, sld 20. Francises de Villa iSp). Peratvs, at Liverpool July 28. Aqudn (Aus), Tichiaz, Genoa, sld July 85. herein (Port), Dos Reis, at Liverpool, July 23. •jig (Nor), Gregertsen, at Hamburg, sld July 15. Sjn ah (Nor), torson, London, sld Aug 8. Slrena (Ansi, Cosulich. at Capetown July 11. Xlinervn (Nor), Hausen, Rio Grand do Sul, sld July 8. Roma (Ital), Trapani, Oporto, sld Aug 1. Fulda i Nor). Kouff, Buenos Ayres, sin July —. Freia (Nor), HaulT. at Buenos Ayres, June —. Gler (Hr), Shields, Glasgow, up Aug 26. latent (Nor), Xlortensen. Cape Town, C G H, sld July IS. "Irena (Aus), Cosulich, Cape Town, sld July 18. Rtlies (Aus), Itocovloh. Rondeaux, sld Aug 24. DIUOB. Hattie XI Bain, McDonald, Wood’s Hole, sld Aug Clara. Pickens. Eddy, Baltimore, up Aug 19. " F Xluuson, Smith, Boston, up Aug —. SCHOONERS. Charmer, Daboll, New York, up Aug 3. Moses B Bramhall, Woodhull, New York, up T 3 Jno 0 Sohinldt, Van Gilder, Philadelphia, up . Aug 10. Oscar C Schmidt, Bacon, Philadelphia, up Aug Grai'o Andrews, Andrews, Boston, up Aug 15. *,r* 'Velwtwr, Rivers. Both. sld Aug 17. e eleome R Beebe, Lozier, New York, sld Aug 23. A Denike, Townsend. Baltimore, up Aug 27. ht ti.T-WALxiNO has become a popular sport In Ragland, and has Its champion, who reached London tho other day huvlng walked from u ‘“dee, nearly 500 miles, on stilts in twenty eight and one-half dn)'s. lew people risk un ts egn voyage without a supply 0 f Fred. Brown's Ginger. It nsuov.w nausea and **asit:kueas. BOOK NOTICES. Divorcrp. By Madeleine Vinton Dahlgren. Bu ford, Clarke & Cos., New York Publishers. In this little vojume of 212 pages Mrs. Dahlgren presents a very interesting story. The leading thought of it is the evils which flow from divorce. A divorced man mar ries a self-willed, but loveable girl,‘she being under the impression that he is a'widower. She discovers the truth within an hour after the marriage and leaves him. The subse quent troubles which In-set them ate woven into a very readable romance. Nana, sequel to “L'Assonnnoir;” by Emile Zola. One volume, paper cover. Price 73c. L. B. Peterson & Bros., publishers, Philadel phia. “Nana” is a very popular story, aside from the fact that it is a continuation of “L’Assommoir,” and will therefore be read by all who have perused the latter work. The character of the story itself is sufficient ly fascinating to attract for it universal at tention. “Nana” is a careful study of the life aud manners of a certain class of peo ple, ordinarily designated as those of elegant leisure. The heroine is a variety actress, whose face and figure create a furore among the fashionable Parisians, who follow her on and off the boards as if she were a veri table queen. Her life is a life of perpetual excitement and uninterrupted pleasure, por trayed with an intensity of graphic delinea tion which is almost terrible to realize. MAGAZINES. The Forum for September has a number of interesting and valuable articles. Among them are the following: The Sixteenth Amendment, Senator J. J. Ingalls; Is Canada Misgoverned i The Minister of tho Interior; Concerning Men, the author of “John Halifax, Gentleman;” What is the Object of Life? Prof. E. I). Cope; Ameri can Geographical Names, Bishop A. Cleve land Coxe; Great Telescopes, Prof. C. A. Young; Ignatius Donnelly’s Comet, Prof. Alexander Winchell. The Forum Publish ing Company, No. 97 Fifth Avenue, New York city. The leading paper in the Magazine of American History for September is a bio graphical sketch of the distinguished Revo lutionary officer. Gen. James M. Varrnun, from the pen of Judge Advocate Asa Bird Gardiner, U. S. A., L.L. D. The handsome portrait of the General forms the frontis piece to the number, and his historic home in Rhode Island, and the tine portrait of his brother, also a man of distinction in mili tary and political life, are among the superb illustrations. The seooud article, “How California Was Secured,” by the renowned Hubert Howe Bancroft, will command at tention. Nothing in this number, however, will attract more genuine appreciation than the fourth paper, entitled “Union, Seeessiou, Aliolition, as illustrated in the careers of Webster, Calhoun, Sunnier,” by W. M. Dickson of Cincinnati. “A Patriotic Par son” is a biographical sketch by Rev. Dr. Lamson. The shorter papers are of much importance, “H. C. VanSchaak’s Historical Treasures,” notably ;’ and “Original Docu ments'* contain the “Memorandum of Route pursued by Golonel Campbell in 1779, from Savannah to Augusta Georgia,” annotated by Colonel Charles C. Jones, Jr., LL. D., 743 Broadway N. Y. Babyland tor September is full of pretty and attractive illustrations, which are well calculated to interest children. D. Lothrop & Cos., Boston. The September Eclectic recommends it self by a goodly table of contents. The place of honor is given to a collection of Emin Bey’s letters from Central Africa, which throw light on the career of this re markable man, to whose relief Stanley has gone. Frederick Harrison makes a protest againt the vandalism bidden in the attempts to restore ancient buildings, in themselves masterpieces. The article on “Gold” is of considerable interest, and Holman Hunt’s bit of autobiography—an account of his painting his great picture, “The Scape goat”—will be read with attention by lovers of art. The author of the article on “Flags and Banners” brings together a good deal of curious and archaeo logical knowledge. "Theocritus in Sicily” is a charming sketch, and readers will find quaint interest in the story of “The Twins,” which the writer locates in China. “Salvation by Torture at Kair wan” is a picturesque chapter from Mo hammedan superstition. E. R. Pelton, 25 Bond street, New York. Scribner's Magazine , for September, opens with a fully illustrated article on “The Modem Nile,” by Edward L. Wilson, one of the most enthusiastic and skilful of travelers and photographers. September being the month in which occurs the centen nial of the federal constitution, Mr. Mon cure D. Conway’s article, entitled “An Un published Draft of a National Constitution by Edmund Randolph, Found among the Papers of George Mason,” is especially timely. Mr. E. H. House, who for many years was a resident in Japan, where he was engaged in journalism and business, has contributed a charming story of Japanese life, entitled “The Sacred Flame of Torin Ji.” At the opening of the collegiate year the thoughtful essay on the “Development of tho American University,” by Prof. George T. Ladd, of Yale, will be read with unusual care and profit by those interested in the subioct of higher' educa tion. The Action of this number includes a striking and unusually strong story of a rail road engineer’s fight against the corporation to recover damages for injuries received while in its service. It is entitled “Flan droe's Mogul,” and the author is a Virginia lawyer, Mr. A. C. Gordon. Charles Scrib ner’s Sons, New York. The September number of Harper's Magazine opens with an attractive article on “Riding in New York,” by a New York equestrian, xxith a number of spirited illus trations from T. de Thulstrup. The writer reviews the growth of horsemanship in the metropolis, aud pleasantly describes the prevailing fashions of riding, and the facili ties afforded for this exercise in the park, the roads, and the clubs of the city. The frontispiece of the number is a beautiful illustration of Wordsworth’sjsonnet, “The River Duddou,” by Alfred Parsons. Dr. XVheatley shows that there is such a thing as “Home Rule ir. the Isle of Man,” by which the Island of Mona has for a long time governed itself with in creasing independence. Blanche Willis Howard furnishes the first half of a humorous novelette called “Tony, the Maid,” which is illustrated by Reinhart. “Th“ South American Yankee” is an admi rabl article on Chili ana the Chi llanos, by a South American traveler, William Eleroy Curtis, xvith a profusion of illustrations. Charles Dudley Warner introduces the “Drawer” with a piece of delicate sarcasm upon “The Modem Student’s Aids to De velopment.” The antipodes of Chili is also excellently written up by Dr. Lansdell, in his illustrated article on “The Sons of the Steppe,” or the inhabitants of lower Sibe ria. The number is extraordinarily rich in short stories. Harper & Bros., New York. Poisoned by a Man’s Bite. f\om the New York Tribune. Louis H. Milbrook, a grocer of No. 91 Tenth avenue, was a complainant against Charles Possehl, aged 35, an oil refiner, of the same address, at Jefferson Market Po lice Court. On Aug. 17, during an alterca tion in Milbrook's store, Possehl bit the right hand of Mrs. Jane Milbrook, the wife of the grocer. It is believed that blood poisoning lias set in, and the hand and arm are swollen and painful. She has been con fined to her bed, and is lying at present dungerously ill and unable to appear in court. Dr. McNellly. of 309 West Nine teenth street, her physician, regards her condition as critical. Possehl accused Mil brook of assaulting him, but tho latter proved conclusively that lie merely defended his wife. As Possehl was bitinj? the woman’s hand at the time, and it required two more men to bar him away, Justice Duffy held that Milbrook was justified. and discharged bint Pos chl was committed to prison, without bail, to await examination. THE MORNING NEWS: MONDAY, AUGUST 29, 1887. FLORIDA COCOANUTS A Splendid Grove of 300,000 Trees in Dade County. From an Unknaum New Jersey Exchange. There is nothing that can be grown but what somebody else will raise it, and Jersey matt seem to be ahead, especially in growing the sober-lookiug coeoanut, which Sinbad gathered by throwing stones at the mon keys, who bombarded him with the fruit in return. Ezra Osborne, of Middleton, N. J., an enterprising farmer, has now more than 300,000 trees planted in Dade county, Fla., next to the Atlantic ocean, covering nearly 4,000 acres, which will come in bearing in seven years, xvhen each tree, it is believed, will produce annually §4, making it one of the most productive operations in the world. Trees are more productive in Florida than anywhere else, and Mr. O. deserves great success for his pluck and energy. His loca tion is along the ocean in Dade county, Fla., backed by bays, rivers'and lakes, making it one of the most picturesque and beautiful places in the country. This is especially true of the whole Biscaxme region, aud the thousand picturesque islands or keys formed bv the coral reefs which crop out at tho sea all the way from Cape Florida to Key West, a distance of 150 miles. Along these keys ottr own citizens, Messrs. T. A. and E. A. Hine, of AVoodside, have purchased and planted some of the finest localities. On Long Key they bought last year a grove of 13,000 trees, which were put out four to six years ago, many of which are now from ten to twenty feet high, and will lie in bear ing three or four x r ears hence. This is the oldest and finest planted grove of coeoanut trees in Florida. These gentlemen own the whole of Sander’s Key, and have made vari ous other purchases along the coast, for the planting of which they are now negotiating in Central and South America, for cargoes of seed nuts. New Jersey, and especially its metropolis, is well represented in this new industry, and is deeply interested in its success. If that region were at all accessible, it xvould soon be taken up by xvintor tourists and persons wishing to get into a mild cli mate, but the transportation now is such it is almost impossible to visit that country. This past winter has proved that from Jupi ter Inlet to Key West is about tho only place along that coast exempt from the cold. The Jacksonville, Tampa and Key West railroad has been lately opened to Indian river. The Florida railroad is being built to Indian river, and probably before long fall bo ex tended to the Florida Keys via the Atlantic Coast, which wall open up for tropical scen ery and tropical agriculture the best and grandest part of this country. Tropical fruits of all kinds can be grown here, it being the only safe place, on account of climate, in the United State*. The list of tropical products is a long one, and very profitable to grow, briuging in net returns of Several hundred dollars an acre. When a Jersey Yankee starts in he is bound to be ahead. There will be quite an emigration to the tropical region next fall from this State. It is a capital place for the Knight* of Labor. Tom Harrity’s Lucky Slug. From the San Francisco Post. “Speaking of superstitions,” said the Judge, “we used to havea queer lot of them in early days. Off in the camps we were worse than sailors, and you know a sailor is as full of superstitions as a sheep is of ticks. It was a hardy miner that would have started out on a prospecting tour on Friday. Some of the boys laughed at the idea, but they obeyed it as religiously as the next one. ‘ “There ain’t nothin’ in it,’ old Shorty Forbes; used to say, ‘but there mout be. Thar’ain’t no use o’ riskin’ your luck, if you got any, and anyways Saturday is just as good a day as you can find.’ “Most of the boys had ‘lucky stones,’ or something that answered for ’em. Gener ally they were medals or lockets they had brought from home. They were supposed to have in them some of the good wishes of the folks they had left behind. Some times it was a slug that had often turned the luck at the gambling table. Tom Har rity, who usually went as Hairy Tom, had an old, battered #SO slug that he used to tell wonderful lies about. “There might a’ been something in it,” mused the Judge. “I don’t know. Least ways, Tom never lost it. He never played it until he got dead broke, but it always brought the dust. He wouldn’t have taken SSOO for that slug. One daj T he paid it out by mistake iu settling for an outfit, and by George you ought to have seen that camp hum when he found it out. The fellow had gone, and it took Tom half a day to find out which road he had taken. Well, he chased that fellow half way to Sacramento, but you bet he got him. He pursuatied the fellow to swap the lucky slug for two others by stick ing a six-shooter under his nose. ’Twas a pretty good trade for the fellow, too, let alone the six-shooter business, for tho slug mighn’t have been so luck}' with him Leastways, I’ve never hoard of it since Tom died. “Still, you can’t tell as to that. There was a young fellow came into camp, and he was a fresh one. The second night he was there he steered into the Bucking Tigar sa loon and run up against the tiger itself. It took him about half an hour to put #7OO in to the bank, and as that was his last cent he looked mighty pale about the gills. Tom took in the situation, and hauled out his six shooter and his slug. He tossed the slug on the table. “ ‘Play that, young fellow,’ he said, ‘an’if you loose it, d—u you I’ll blow the hull top of your head off.’ “He played it and won. “Play it again,’ said Tom, lowering the hammer to half cock; ‘the hull pile.’ “ ‘Plav it again,’ he ordered, when the sec ond trial resulted happily. “It won again. “ ‘Once more,’ ordered Tom. “It won for the fourth time. “ ‘Gimme that slug,’ said Tom. ‘Now git! and don’t ye look at a card again as long as you live. Ye ain’t got any luck.’ Ho dropped the slug back into his 'pocket.. and the young fellow left camp next morn ing.” Fleecing a Loan Company. From the Macon (Ga.) News. The foreign land loan companies have done a tremendous business in and about Macon. I know of 'inly one case where the borrower got decided advantage of the lender. The rule with tho companies is to advance only one-third the value of the property. The land in question belonged to a well-known aud clever farmer, on which a popular merchant had a mortgage of about S6OO, considerably past due. The land is worth about S7OO. The highest bid ever made for it was SSOO, aud that, was by a farmer whose plantation joined the lan4i and he could afford to offer more for it than any one else. The merchant, tired of carry ing the loan, proposed to the mortgagor that he obtain a flvo-year loan through one of the land companies to the amount of SBOO, if possible, and thus pay off the mer chant’s mortgage, and have some cash lie sides for other purposes, and be given flvo years of grace, provided interest was paid regularly. The merchant selected a certain land loan agent through whom to effect tho loan, con stantly and incidentally praised the farm of his customer as one of the finest in the country, worth about #2,500, and suggested that its owner was desirous of effecting a loan. Finally a loan of SBOO was obtained on tho S7OO place, the mortgage of SSOO to the merchant was paid, and the fanner had some spare change to put in his pocket. He has since died, two interest payment* have gone by default, and bis widow is now claiming a year’s support, dower, or some thing of the sort, and after court expenses and defaulted interest are churged up, I don’t think the company will make very much out uf their loan. This was a case of 1 the Georgia cracker versus the Yankee sharper. _____ Too well known to need lengthy adver tisements—Dr. Sage’s Catarrh Retiiodv. I CAPTURE OF A SLAVE DHOW. Gallant Fisrht Made by a Boat’B Crew of a British Cruiser. From the London Times of Aug. 13. A dispatch from Capt. R. Woodward, C. 8., senior naval officer at Zanzibar, giving particulars of the capture of an Arab dhow and fifty-three slaves by Lieut. F. F. Fegen, in the pinnace of her majesty’s ship Tur quoise, at Pemba, on May 30, was published iu last night’s Gazette. On the pinnace reaching tne dhow the slaves attempted to run it down with the intention of carrying her bv boarding. Lieut. Fegen immediately rushed forwara to repel the Arabs (the dhow having caught the pinnace’s forestay with the bowsprit), seven of whom were ready to board. He promptly shot two with his revolver, then drew his cutlass and ran another through the body. AVhile thus engaged he received a very severe sword cut on the right arm from an Aral) who came to assist tho one he was engaged with. This Arab was run through the oody by John W. Pearson, A. 8., before he had time to inflict further injury. Notwithstanding his severe wounds, Lieut. Fegen still con tinued fighting xvith his cutlass until the dhow got clear (at this time there were three men in the bottom of the boat wound ed), the remainder of the crew, three in number, fighting hard and supporting him. When tne dhow got clear nine Arabs had already been killed. No sooner had this oc curred than she endeavored to escape. Lieut. Fegen, picking up his dingy, gave chase, and a running fight was maintained until the helmsman of the dhow was shot, when she broached to and capsized in shallow water. He immediately anchored his boat as near the sunken dhow as possible, and proceeded to rescue the slaves, the four un wounded men saving as many as they could by means of the dingy, and also jumping overboard; fifty-three, all told, were saved. Capt. Woodward was informed by Mr. Hoimwood, Consul General, that of the thirteen Arabs on board the dhow nine were the most notorious slave dealers in Pemba, and in all there were upward of twenty armed men, the arms being Snider rifles and swords. Of the thirteen Arabs eleven were killed and two succeeded in reaching the shore, one of whom died sub sequently of his wounds, and the other es caped, but measures have been adopted for his capture. During tho action four of the boat’s crew were severely wounded, one of whom has since died. The following are the names of the crew: Frederick J. Russell, captain, mizzontop (wounded): Joseph E. Greep, leading seaman; Henry Ward, A. B.; Benjamin E. Stone, A. B. (dead); Thomas Hall, A. B. (wounded); Frederick Blanch ard, A. B.; John W. Pearson, A. B.; James J. Blyth, private R. M. (wounded). On the receipt of Capt. Woodward’s dispatch it was laid before the Lords of the Admiralty, who, to mark their appreciation of the gal lantry displayed, have promoted Lieut. Fe gen to Commander, and Russell and Greep to warrant officers. The other seamen are to be advanced to petty officers’ ratings, if they possess the necessary qualifications, anu the marine to corporal. HANGED, BUT NOT DEAD. Remarkable Escape of Bill Langley From the Gallows. A Fort Worth (Tex.) special says; Catnp liell Langley, tho father of the once noto rious and not yet forgotten Bill Langley, removed to Bell county, Tex., from near Lexington, Lee county, Tex., twelve years ago. During his residence in Lee and Bell counties he has been known as a well-to-do farmer, and an upright citizen. Campbell Langley to-day tells a story to some of the leading citizens of Bell county, which, but for his well known Christian character, would be put down as the wildest fiction. Ho says that his son, Bill Langley, who was publicly hanged twelve yeurs ago, in Biddings, Liee county,by Sheriff Jim Brown, in the presence of several thousand people, was not hurt at all, but was allowed to es cape. The father says when the (Supreme Court and Governor refused to intervene In Bill’s behalf, a rich uncle in California came to the rescue with $4,000, with which he so worked uponghe sympathy of tho Sheriff charged with the execution of the sentence that the friends of Bill were permitted to ar range things so that when the drop fell the weight of the body fell upon an iron hoop, supported by an appropriate body harness in such a manner that he escaped physically unhurt. W T hen he had drawn his legs up and down two or three times, the attending physician pronounced him dead, and ho was turned over to his friends for interment. The coffin, which was actually buried, con tained nothing but stones. While the last sad rites were being pronounced, Lang ley was well on his way out of tho country. He has tieen living since his sup]iosed execu tion in Niearaugua, where he is a leading citizen, and one of the largest owners and cattle herders in Central America. Those who know Campbell Langley do not hesitate to lielieve his story, which he now makes public only because Sheriff B: n, who officiated at the supposed ext uti a, died in Lee county last week. A Chinese Complexion, XVhen observed in one of the Caucasian race, is indicative of bile iu the blood. XVbo would be yellow when he or she can exhibit the hue of health on cheek and brow through the aid of Hostetter’s Stomach Bitters, an antagonist at whose onset liver complaint takes refuge in flight* Fur upon the tongue,|nniißea, sick head ache, pains under the right ribs and shoulder blades, an unpleasantly odorous breath, are remediable with this ben!git alterative, which does not, like a potent cathartic, drench the in testines. or like the mercurial preparations, contaminate the blood. Not only the liver, but the stomach and towels are aroused, toned and regulated by this fine family medicine, which has won the confidence or the respectable classes, not by startling assertions ou its tohalf, but by the consistency of the claims made for it with its performance in every instance when tested. BKOIvERS. ” W--TIIE TIME TO SPECULATE A OTIVE fluctuation* in the Market offer op 1V portunitie* to Bpeculatorfc to mnkfynoney in Grain. Stocks, Bonos and Petroleum. Prompt personal attention given to orders received bv wire or mail. (v>rre*pondance solicited. Full information about the markets In our book, which will be forwarded free on application. H. I). KYLE, Banker ana Broker. 38 Broad and .'M New Sts. New Y'ork City. A. Ii 11 A RTRIDGE, SECURITY BROKER. I}IJYS AND on commission all classes > of Stockland Bonds. Negotiates loans on marketable securities. New Y’ork nuotations furnished by private ticker every lirleen minutes. WM. T. WILLIAMS. W. CUKMINO. W. T. WILLIAMS & CO., Brokers. ORDERS EXECUTED on the New York, Chi cago and Liverpool Exchanges. BANKS. KI SS IMM E E CIT Y BAN K, Kissimmee City, Orange County, Fla. CAPITAL - • - $50,000 r |*RANSAtT a regular banking business. (Jive 1 particular attention to Florida collections. Correspondence solicited. Issue Exchange on New V ork, New Orleans, Savannah and Jack sonville. Fla. Resident Agents for Couth, A’ Cos. and Melville, Evans A Cos., of London England. New York correspondent: The Seaboard National Bank . BAY HI M Imported Bay Rum, A FINE ARTICLE, AT STRONG'S DRUG STORE, Corner Bull and IVrrv street laws PAINKILLER. Mer&Morbus FVdjnps I o, ' c | liarrhoe^ Complaints ||YSeriterY Jfll Cured by-a teaspoonfu[ of PerryDavisPm pitlcr in a little frfiUQor So par and Water All Drugsi sts Sell It. jo AGRICULTUKAI. IMPLEMENTS. 1 HIE 111 Lawn Mowers, Three Sizes, Ladies’ Garden Hoes, Hand Plows, Hedge Shears, Pruninng Scissors and Knives, Garden Trowels and Weeders. Fountain Pumps, Rubber Hose and Reels, —FOR SALE BY Palmer Bros 148 and 150 Congress Street. COTTON SEED WANTED. COTTON SEED WANTED THE SOUTHERN COTTON OIL CO., CAPITAL $5,000,000, HAS ji it ■ noted eight new Cotton Seed Ou hi ils. ated at the following [mints, each haring ih> capacity per day indicated: Columbia, S. C., - 100 Tons. Savannah, G-a., - - 100 “ Atlanta, G-a., - - 200 Montgomery, Ala., - 200 “ Memphis, Tenn., - 200 “ • Little Rock, Ark., - 200 , “ New Orleans, La., - 300 “ Houston, Texas, - 300 “ CORRESPONDENCE SOLICITED. Address, at nearest Mill. Southern Cotton Oil Cos. BItICK. Wm, P. Bailey & Cos., BRICK MANUFACTURERS, KEEP CONSTANTLY ON HAND, in large quantities, at their yard on the HPRING >IXLD PIANTATJI)N, and will deliver the same in any part of the city u|>on the shortest notice. The best Well Brick, Pressed Brick, Hard Brown Brick, Gray Brick, Soft Brown Brick. Omct Corner Bull and Broughton,, at SI MON GAZAN S CIGAR STORE, whcr.'all or ders will receive prompt attention. PRINTER AND BOOKBINDER. NICHOLS —JOB PRINTING. NIC H 0 LS— BINDING. NICHOLS— BLANK BOOKS. NICHOLS —GOOD WORK. NICHOLS— FINK PAPER. NICHOLS— LOW PRICES. NICHOLS —O3S BAY STREET. PAINTS AND OIL#, JOHN Gr. BUTLER; AI7HITE LEADS, COLORS, Oil#, GLASS, \ V VARNISH, ETC.; READY MIXED PAINTS; RAILROAD. STEAMER AND MILL SUPPLIES, SASHES. 1)00IIS, BLINDS AND BUILDERS HARDWARE. Sole Agent for GEORGIA LIME. CALCINED PLASTER, CE MENT, HAIR and LAND PLASTER 6 Whitaker Street, Savannah, Georgia. 1865. CHIUS. MLKFIIV, 1865. House, Sign and Ornamental Painting ] EXECUTED NEATLY and with dmiiatcli. j paints, OU*, Varnl*he, Brushes, Window Glamn*. etc., etc. Estimate# furnished on ap plication. CORNER CONGRESS AND DRAYTON BTB., Rear of Christ Church. P. J. FALLON. BOLDER m CONTRACTOR, DRAYTON STREET. SAVANNAH. ESTIMATES promptly furnished for hod ding of any class. LITHOGRAPHY. THE LARGEST LITHOGRAPHIC ESTABLISHMENT IN THE SOUTH. THE Morning News Steam Printing House SAVANNAH, GEORGIA. THIS WELL KNOWN ESTABLISHMENT HAS A Lithographing and Engraving Department which is complete within itself, and the largest concern of the kind in the South. It is thoroughly equipped, having five presses, and all the latest mechanical appliances in the art, the best of artists and the most skillful lithog raphers, all under the management of an experienced, superintendent. It also has the advantage of being a part of a well equipped printing and binding house, provided with every thing necessary to handle orders promptly, carefully and economically. Corporations, manufacturers, banks and bankers, mer chants and other business men who are about placing orders, are solicited to give this house an opportunity to figure on their work. When orders are of sufficient mag nitude to warrant it, a special agent -will be sent to make estimates. J. H. ESTILL. This space belongs to LINDSAY & MORGAN, who are anxious to save you money, and will do it if you give them a chance. They will sell for the next ten days all their sum mer goods at less than cost. MOSQUITO NETS FOR $1 50, ALL READY FOR HANGING. GAS FIXTURES, 800, ETC. JOHINICOLSON, Jr. DEALER IN las Fixtures, GLOBES & SHADES. PLUMBERS’, MACHINISTS’ AND Mill Supplies. ENGINE TRIMMINGS, Steam Tracking, SHEET GUM/ Hydrant, Steam and Suction HOSE. IRON PIPES AND FITTINGS, Lift and Force Pumps. DO and D3 Drayton St. STOVES. The Times Cook Stove. WE HAVE RECEIVED the agency for this popular Stove (over 100,(VX> in use), and fake pleasure in offering there to our customers 1 It 1* heavy, durable, and took firs! prise at Pennsylvania State Fair for liking It has all the latest improvements, including ventilated oven. CORNWELL & CHIPMAN, Odd Fellow*' Building, 1 111 lilflL ONE of the verv best plain and sutmtantial made COOKING STOVES to be had. We have t>ted them under all conditions and find them faultless; no hesitancy in comparing and placing them with the great ACORN brand. LOVELL & LATTIMORE, HARDWARE. ETC., SAVANNAH, OA. FOOD PRODUCTS. FOREST CITY MILLS. Prepared Stock Food for Horses, Mules, Milch Cows and Oxen. Made out of pure grain. Guaranteed Sweet and Nutritious. Bond,Haynes&Elton WINKS AND LIQUORS! IV) R S A R K. It Select Whisky (A (10 Baker Whisky 4 00 Imperial Whisky 3 00 Pineapple Whisky 800 North Carolina Com Whisky 8 00 Old Rye Whisky 1 50 Hum—New England and Jamaica . fl 50 to 3 00 Rye and Holland Gin 1 Bo to 8 00 Bfandy—Domestic and Cognac 1 50 to 0 00 WINES. Catawba Wine $1 00 to $1 80 Blackberry Wine 1 At to 1 A) Madeira, Ports aod Sherry* 1 50 to 800 PLEASE GIVE ME A CALL. A. H. CHAMPION, 151 COXGIiKUS HTREET. I MOSQUITO \ ETS. t WOODBURY, OEM, MASON'S, and other approved FRUIT JARS, at JAS. S. SILVA * SON’S. 1 "■ J "" 'g... ■■■■ ■■■■"■' i —^ DOORS, WASH, ETC. ANDREW HANLEY,' DEALER IN Doors, Sashes, Blinds, Mouldings, Etc. All of the above are Beat Kiln-Dried White ALSO deals* in Builders' Hardware, Slate, Iron and Wooden Mantels, Grates, Stair work, Terracotta, Sewer Pipe, Etc., Etc. Paints, Oils, Railroad, Steamboat and Mill Supplies, Glass, Putty, Etc. Lime, Plaster, Cement and Hair. Plain and Decorative Wall Toper. Frescoetng, House and Sian Painting given personal atten tion and finished in the best manner. ANDKKW HANLEY. GRAIN AND PROVISIONS^ B. HULL, Wholesale Grocer, Floor, Hay, Grain and Proraiun Dialer. 17'RI fI MEAL and ORITB In white sack*. Mill stnlTx of all kinds always on hand. Georgia raised SPANISH PEANUTS, also TEAS: every variety. special prices car load lots HAY and GRAIN. Prompt attention given all orders and satis faction guaranteed. OFFICE, 83 BAY. WAREHOUSE, No. 4 WADI.EY STREET, on line Central Railroad. HOUSEHOLD AMMONIA. Household Ammonia J T softens the water and removes the dirt. Excellent for cleaning hair brushes, silver, jewelry, paint, marble, etc. Also a good disin fectant and a cure for Insect bites. An in valuable article in every family. In pint and quart bottles. —AT— A. M. & C. W, WEST’S ~~ UNDLRTAKKR. ~wT~ D? b I X O N^ UNDERTAKER DLAUUt IN ALL KIND* OF COFFINS AND CASKETS, 43 Bull street. Residence Mi Liberty street, SAVANNAH. GEORGIA. FRUIT JARS. 7 JAS. S. SILVA & SON