Newspaper of Evening Star, July 28, 1855, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated July 28, 1855 Page 4
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EVENING STAR! a A -? ?.. . ? --- , THX CAJLXLK8S WORD. ET IU. A word is ringing through my bralnr Jt was not meanito give me pain, It had no ttmf to bid it stay, When other thing* had pawed away; It hid no meaning more than all, Which in an idle hour may fldl; It was, when first the sound I heard, A lightiyotteT'd, carelees word. That word?O, It doth haunt me now, In scenes of joy, in scenes of woe; Bv night, by day, in sun or shade, With the half smile that gently play'd Reproachfully, and gave tha sound Eternal power through life to wound. There is no voice I ever heard So deeply fixed as that one word. When in the laughing crowd some tone, Like those whose joyous sound ts gone, 8trike* on my ear. I shrink?'tis then The careless word comes back again. When all alone I sit and gate Upon the cheerful home-tire blaze, Lo' freshly, as when first 'twas beard, Returns that lightly uttered word. When dreams bring bark the day* of oiu, With all that wishes could not hold , And from my feverish couch I start To press a shadow to my heart? Amid its besting echoes clear. That little word 1 seem to hear \ In vain I say, while it is heard. Why weep f?'twas but a foolish word. It romea?and with it comes the tear>. The hopes, the joys of former years i Forgotten smiles, forgotten looks. Thick as dead leaves on autumn brooks, And all as Joyless, though th*y were The br^htest things life's spring could share O ' would to God 1 ne'er had heard That lightly uttered, careless word I* Search op a HrsEAfn a*d Fathek.? About four o'clock ou Thursday afternoon, there called at the office of Justice McAllis ter. on Fell'* Point, a female, apparently about forty years of age. accompanied by throe lit tle children, the eldest of whom seemed to be about eleven years old. She stated to the magistrate that she had been msrrted for thir teen yean, and that her husband had always treated her with uniform kindness until now, when he rarely comes to his home, and when he does only to speak a few words to the chil dren without taking any notice of the wifo. lie is a mariner, and returned to the city a week ago after a sea voyage, and took board at another house. The wife says that his mind, has been peteowd against her by another cf her own "ex. and now he wishes to deprive her of herchildren and make her misery complete, or he would go away without lea\ ing the menu.* for their support. She stated that she wa* in formed he had another wife in New York, and she feared that he wanted to take the chil dren to that eity. The magistrate informed her that her hus band had called upon him for advice regarding the re-possession of the children, but that h<} had alvised him to employ legal conn-el for the settlement of his difficulties, as they did XJot come under his jurisdiction. The female was of genteel appearance, and her children looked as it they had had a mother's csre. There should be no law to take from a mother her children if her conduct is good, and the father should be made to support them, wheth er willing or not. The cau?e of complaint againtt the wife was not stated, though she frankly confessed that after thirteen years of confidence, the conduct of the husband wa? such now that she is afraid to trust him. This is a strange world in which we live, but thero can be no happiness in after life for a man who wantonly leaves to depend upon the world her, above all others, whom he snould cherish and protect.?bolt American. The Thiestt Maw.?A correspondent of the Hew York Day Book tells the following anti Jig uor story: An exceedingly'thirsty individual went imo ?nme place ana inquired for agla* of brandy ?He wai told they did not keep the proscribed article, whereupon he stated in the most pitiful strains the extent and desperate nature of his thirst. A person standing by said to him. "Do you see that counter? "Yes, eagerly answered the thirsty indi vidual. '?Well, sir.'" he continued, "you place a shil ling on that eouuter. No one will see you?no one will kbow that you put it there, but the shilling will disappear soon after you turn from It. After you have left the shilling, go out doors and down the street to the first corner, then turn to the right and go up the street until you come to an alley: then follow the alley un til you arrive at a blacksmith's shop. Open the door and enter the shop, and in one corner ?ou will see a desk. tnd in that you will find a bottlo of brandy and a cup. Take adrink, und leave everything as you find it." ' Gossip is a thing that thrives amaxingly on minced meats, daintily conveyed into its mouth with a pap spoon ; but set a substantial fare bofore it, and let it feed itself with a l*dle, and within four, and twenty h<>ura it will lie at your feet, dead of a surfeit. I3P~The height of imagination, according to a e<'temporary, is to tie a mackerel to your coat tail aud fancy yourself a mermaid. MOYEMEN Tfc OF OCEAN ITKAXERI. Same. Ltarts For Day. Washington..Barmen v.New York..July 19 Asia Liverpool.. Boston July 81 Ariel... Havre New York..July Cl North Star.... New York..... Havre July 81 * ^?????? .New \ ork.? ? ? Liverpool...July ?5 iO" The California steamers leave New York on the 5th and ?*h of each month. ARRIVALS AT PRINCIPAL HOTELS. Brawns' Hotel-T. r. km EEown. W C Miller, Md C J Henry, NC T Dellard, V? G Henry, do J \V ard, do VV A Howard A ly J FwW Mo J K Harrison, do 8 Winston, do JO Roger*, Pa Dr D W Brodnax, Ky J Gadsden, 8C Prof D E Hughes, do EH Gedsden, do W L Pepper, mother A Col McNeir, Ky slater, La J Roblds. Ala Miss Morten, do TL Tinsley. V? Miss A Morton, do C H Pye, Md J Smith, do NstUisl Hotel?e b willaed. P ? Frost, Mo H Thayer. Mass W Schusbly, NY OH Bates, N Y J M (. arain, Md 8 Coleman, do j s> nan. ao j U Spring, Tenn C J Kinehart, do J A Manning .Miss 8 P Harrover, V* g W Burton, do D Crawford, Md Rlrkwoed Heuee?> m A a. eieewood. H M Lewis, Pa W H Brown, Ala G R Hunter. Va C C Hazzard, do 8 Scaggs, MY Z C Deas. do 8 D Humphrey, do B T Du Val, Ark W Sam man os G Harris, Md R Mead A ly do W H Dulanev. do Mrs Far lev. do J W Swinker, do SAPox, Va L Day, Mau WUlards' ll?t(l>H. A. A J. C. WILLAED. J f Walsh, DC P H Downev, O Ai Wolcott, NY Capt E M Fitch, NY W Ampors. Pa c Butt. Md A Davis, NY Rev s Merwin, Conn Wlllarda' Hotel?oid~Potat to safe rt, Va? ? ^ Stamo. Md Thos Dowel], do ?*dr> J, do ~ ? vrer Kosler' r>?u 't & . . , -J** Hrannor, do C B Hotchinson, A la'y, jas McGuiri, Md ? J M l>rea?.'. Va G PoUald, St. Louis Jdjs Minn? W W L Hasseson A lady, Sum D^lsoii, do F Sanders a ladv Pa Mrs Lumpkin, do D Paul A ladv Va Mlas M Nelson, do P L Latimer A' son N W Wallev. NY Bedford ' Anderson, do o J ?.ev w Adains, do TW? Ridley 4A<1 l*dy ^rvt, do Miss Gaay, do f v Udiea, Miss E Ridley, do wVSIlJr?' V* Jane Ridley, do MlmHJf'i J Thomas Va A HU1, Va 2!1* lODt9' Rl?hmend B Jordan, do Mnper, do J Beli/NC D Kemper, do Jas SOU \?v R Kemper, do Mr j * SOT' v" ^ Shaddon, do c5jp$? tJKSi?* die*, d? Medical. CARTER'S SPANISH MIXTURE. THE GREAT PURIFIER OF THE BLOOD! HOT A. PARTICLE OV MKBCCEY 121 IT. AN INFALLIBLE REMEDY for Scrofula, King's Evil, Rheumatism, Obstinate Cutane ous Eruption*, Pimple* or Pustules on the fare, Blotches, Boil*. Chronic Sore Eye*. Ring Worm or Tettea, Scald Head, Enlargement and Pain of the Bone* and Joint*. Stubborn Ulcer*. Sy philitic Disorders, Lumbago. Spinal Com plaint*, and all the disease* arising from an In judicious use of Mercury, Imprudence In Life, or Impurity of the Blooi. THIS VALUABLE MEDICINE, Which ha* become celebrated for the number of extraor dinary cures. effected through Its agency, ha* in duced the proprietor*, at the urgent request of their friend*, to offer it to the public, which they do with the utmost confidence in its virtues and won derful curative properties. The following certifl rates, selected from a large number, are, however, stronger testimony than the mere word of the pro fuletors: and are all fttun gentlemen well known n their localities, and of the highest respectabili ty, many of them residing in the city of Rich mond, Va. F. BOYDEN, Esq , of the Exchange Hotel, Richmond, known everywhere, says he ha* seen the Medicine railed fAKTik1! Spaxub Mix ti're, administered in over a hundred case*, in nearly all the diseases for which it is recommend ed, with the must astonishingly goo<l results. He saya it is the uiost extraordinary medicine he has ever seen. AGUE AND FEVER?GREAT CURE? 1 hereby certify that for three years I had Ague and Fever of the most violent description I had sev eral Physicians, took lar^e quantities of (fuinine, Mercury, and 1 believe all the Tonics advertised, but all without permanent relief. At la*t 1 tried Carter's Spanish Mixture, two bottles of which effectually cured me, and 1 am happy to say I have had neither chilis or fevers since. I con sider it th? best Tonic in this world, and the only medicine that ever reached my rase. JOHN LONGDEN Bkaver Dttcii, near Richmond, Va. C. B LUCK. Esq , now in the city of Rlrh mond. and for many years in the Post OlBce. ha* such rpntidenre in the astonishing efflracy of Car ter's Spanish Mixture, that he nas bought up wards of .> bottles, which he has given away to the afflicted Mr. Luck say* he has never known it to fail when taken according to direction*. I)r MINGE, a practising Physician^ and for merly of the City Hotel, in tne city of Richmond, says he ha* witnessed iu a numoer of Instances the effects of Carter's Spanish Mixture, which were most truly surprising He says in a case of Consumption, dependent on the Liver, the good effects were wonderful indeed. SAMUEL M DRINKER, of the Arm of Drin ker to. Morris. Richmond, was cured of Liver Complaint of three years standing, by the use of two bottles of Carter s Spanish Mixture. G RKAT CURE OF SCROFULA?The Edi tors of the Richmond Republican had a servant employed in their press room, cured of violent Scrofula, combined with Rheumatism, which en tirely disabled him from work. Two bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture mad? a perfect cure of him, and the Editors, in a public notice, sav they ?'cheerfully recommend it to all who are afflicted with any disease of the blood." STILL Ay OTHER CUR E O FSC RO FULA. I had a very valuable boy cured of Scrofula by Carter's Spanish Mixture. 1 consider it truly a valuable medicine. JAMES M TAYLOR, Con ductor on the R. F. and P R. R. Co., Richmond, Va. SALT RHEUM OF TWENTY YEARS STANDING CURED ? Mr. JOHN THOMP SON, residing in the city of Richmond, was cured by thr?* bottles of Carter's Spanish Mix* ue, of Salt Rheum, which he had for nearly twenty years, and which all the physicians or the city i could not cure. Mr. Thompson is a well known merchant in the city of Richmond, and his cure is most remarkable. WM. A MATTHEWS, of Richmond, had a servant cur?-d of Syphilis, in the worst form, by Carter'* Spanish Mixture He says he cheerfully r*. ommend* it, and considers it a very invaluable medicine. EDWIN BURTON, commissioner of the reve nue, says be ha* seen the good effects uf Carter'* Spanish Mixture in a number of Syphilitic cases, and says It Is a perfect cure for that borrlUe dis ease. WM. G. HARWOOD, of Richmond, cured at old Sores and Ulcers, which disabled him from walking. Took a few bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture, and was enabled to walk without a crutch, in a short time permanently cured I'rincipai IJepotsatM WARD, CLOSE & CO., i No. &e Alaiden'Lane, New York. T. W. DYOTT u. SONS, No. Iis2 North Second street, Philadelphia BENNETT to. BEERS, No. 125 Mala street, Richmond, Va And for sale by CHARLES STOTT, Washing ton, D C.; HENR V PEEL, Alexandria, and by Druggists everywhere. Pn ice f I per botlle, or six bottles for $5. sep 21?ly INHALATION - roa tus ccax or ASTHMA AND CONSUMPTION. NEW AND VERY WONDERFUL ! ! ! HYO30ANA Brsnjht home is the deer of the Million? AWONDERFUL discovery ha* recently been made by Dr. Curtis, of this city, in the treat ment of Consumption, Asthma, and all diseases of the Lungs. \% e refer to Dr. CURTIS'S HY GEANA. or INHALING HVOEAN VAPOR AND CHLRKY SYRUP. With this new me thod, Dr. C. has restored many afflicted one* to health, as an evidence of which he has innumera ble certificates. S|?eakiiig of the treatment, a phy- 1 siciau remarks, "It is evident that inhaling?con- 1 stantly breathing an agreeable, healing va|K>r?the medicinal properties must come in direct contact with the whole serial cavities of the lungs, and thus escape the many mid varied changes proauced upon them when introduced into the stomach, and subject to the process uf digestion." The Hyge ana is for *ale at all the Druggists throughout the country.?A'. Y. Dutchman Jan. 14. The Inhaler Is worn on the breast under the lin en, withon: the least inconvenience-?the heat of the body being nuAcieiit to evaporate the tluld. Hundreds of esses of cures, like the following, might be named. One package of the Hvgeana ha* cured me of I the Asthma oif six years siauding. J. F. KEfc&BERRY, P. M. of Duncannon, Pa I am cured of tho Asthma often years' standing by Dr. Cnrtis's Hygeana MARUAKbT EASTON, Brooklyn, N. Y. MRS. PAU L, of No. 5 Hammond street, N. Y., was cured of a severe case of Bronchitis by the Hygeana. My sister has been cured of a distressing cough of several year*' standing, and decided to be In curable by the physicians. She was cured In one month by the Hygeana. J. U. GAL BERT, p. M. Richmond, Me. The Rev. Dr CHEEVER. of New York, test! fles of our medicine in the following language: Nkw York, Nor. 15, 1*51. Dear Sir: I think highly of Dr Curtls's Hyge nna as a remedy in diseases of the throat and lungs Having had some opportunity to testify its effl. a cy, I aiu convinced that it is a most excellent rem edy, both the Syrup and the inhaling application to the chest. r Prof. S. CENTER write* us as follows: Gentlemen?1 have recently had occasion to test your Cherry Syrup and Hvgean Vapor, lna< aae ofrhronic sore throat, that had refused to yield k> other forms ot treatment, and the result has satis fied me that, whatever may be the composition of your preparation, it is no imposition, but an excel lent remedy 1 wish, for the sake of the afflicted, that it might be brought Vithin the reach of all. DR. JOHN'S^ one of the most celebrated Physi cians in New ^ ork writes as follow*: Dr Ccetis?Dear Sir?Having witnessed the excellent effects of your Hygeana or Inhaling Hy gean Vapor and Cherry Syrup, In case of Chronic Bronchitis, and being much in favor of counter ir ritation in affections of the throat. Bronchial tubes and lungs. I can therefore cheerfully recommend your Medicated Aparaius as being the most con venient and effectual mode of applying aiy'hing of the kind I have ever *een No uoubt thousands of person* may be relieved, and mauy cured, by U-mg your medicines. I must here be allowed to confess that I am op C"?ed to prescribing or using secret compounds, t this little neatly contrived article, and its ef fects in the case af>ove alluded to, have induced me to speak In its favor. You are at liberty to use this In any way you may think proper Respectfully, yonrs. kr?, C. JOHNS, M D . No. 609 Houston street, N Y. Price three dollars a package. Sold by CURTIS to. PERKINS and BOYD Jc PAL L, lio Chambers *t , N . Y , package* *em free to any part of the Uni ted States for ten dollars. *' ? la the ORIGINAL ?ad ONLY GENUINE ARTICLE; all others ^v01"' ?r ??* injurious counter felts. Shun them aa yon would POISON For sale in Washington by OHAS STOTT, iUvBSMrlt ws?? ,tre?c and J. B. MOORE, In tho r lrst w ard. may SHIRTS MADE TO O^ULlomu^M,., boot quality cf Shlrta made to measure and warranted to it, at tho lowest New York prices WALL k STEPHENS. W Pa avenue, next to Iron Hall. h (Now*) ? Medical. ~ DOCTOR HOOFLA.ID'I v CELEBRATED GtEltM AN BITTERS, PBBPABED BT Or. C. M. JAtKSOK, Philadelphia, Pa., WILL B??BCTUALLY CTTJtn LIVER COMPLAINT, DYSPEPSIA, Jaundice. Chronir or Nervous Debility, Dis eases of the Kidneys, ?*<' nil Diseases arising from a Dirvrdtred L'ttt cr Stomach. 9u*h as Constipation. inward Pile?, Ftillness. or Blood to tbe Head. Acidity of tbe Stonw h. N au M?a, Heartburn, Disgust for food, Fullne-s.or Weight in the Stomach. Sour Eructations, Sink ing or Fluttering at the Pit of the Stomach. Swimming of the Head, Hurried and Difficult BreatBlrg, Fluttering ot the Heart. Choking or Sufi'ocatin-i Sensations when in a lying Posture, Dimness of Vision. Dots of Webs before the Sight, Fever and Dnil Pain in the Head, Defi ciency of Perspiration, Yellowness of the Skin and Eve*. Pain in the Side. Bark. Chert, Limbs Ac Sudden Flushes of Heat Burning in the Flesh. Constant Imaginings of Evil, and great Depression of Spirits. 11HF. PROPRIETOR, in calling the attention of the public to this preparation, does so with a feeling of tbe utmost conttdence in its virtues and adaptation of it to tbe diseases for which It is recommended. ... . A. It is no new and untried article, but one that has stood the teat of a ten years' trial before the Amer ican people, and its.reputation and sale Is unri valled by any similar preparations extant. The testimony in its favor given by the most promi nent and well-known Physicians and individuals, in all parts of the country is immense. The fol lowing from North Carolina is respectfully sub mitted, referring any who piay still doubt, to the ?'Memorabilia/? or Pradical Receipt Hook, for Farmers and Families, to be had gratis of Jill the Agents for the German Bitters. Principal Oifice and .Manufactory, 1-0 ARCH STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA. TESTIMONY FROM NORTH CAROLINA Certificate of Dr. W. Smith, of Pint Hill, Rich mond County, .V. C. Pijtk Hill, March 4,1?5*. Db. C. M. Jackso*. Philadelphia?Dear Sir: 1 have been a subject of Dyspepsia, in its worst form, for the last five years. Such was my condi tion for twelve months that the physicians and all who saw me said I inusi'die. While in this con dition 1 wan carried to the watering places in Vir ginia, Tennessee, and N"orth Carolina, but was not benefitted by-any water to which 1 was taken. While on iny way home I stopped a week a' R uth -rfordton, a small village in North Carolina, to try the effect of some Chalvheate water in that uface. About the last of the week I went into a iHrug store to get some medicine for mv child and myself. There were several of the village physi cians in the store, and one of them seemed to take some interest in mv case, and, after asking me *ome questions, said he had been a dyspeptic and bad been greatlv benefitted by the use of HOOF LAND'S GERMAN BITTERS, prepared by you, and he insisted that I would try the Bitters. He also called the next day at my room, and in sisted so much that 1 would try them that 1 a>ked bim to get me one bottle, lie did it. and 1 com menced taking it as directed, and 1 was more )>en i-fitted by it than all the water and medicine 1 had ever taken. After reaching home one of inv neighbor* came to me for a prescription and medicine, (he a dys peptic.) and 1 gave him nearly all the Bitters 1 had left, which el ected much good in his case He ha.> often called on me for more of the same kind of medicine, saying he was more benefitted by it than any other be had taken, but I have not been able to get any more for him or myself since ; will you, therefore, please ship me a dozen or more as soon as possible Respectfully, yours, W. SMITH. D. R HOOKER. Roger'* Store, Wake Co., N C., October '.'4, 1W>3, says: "Having experienced very great lieneflt from the use of HOOF LAND'S GERMAN BITTERS in Chronic Dysentery and functional derangement of the Liver, and its concomitant evils, I am desirous of obtaining a Quantity of it for tLe benelit of my community. \ ou will, therefore, please send a lot, Ac., Ac. CERTIFICATE OF WM J. ATWOOD Hcnisvillk, Yadkin Co., N' C, > Novemlier 1st. 1*55. > Dr. C. M Jackson?Dear Sir: Allow me to ex press to you my sincere thanks for your discover;' of a medi' ine which, to say the lrast of it, has ef fected a eyre that all other medic ines. that 1 have taken, have entirely fall'd todo HOOFLAND'S GERMAN BITTERS have cured me of the most stubborn and aggravated case of the ruts that, perhaps, ever fell to the lot of mail. My case is not a stranger in tbi6 community", as I am well known in this and the nurroundliiu counties, and can truly say that mv recovery L#i* astounded all my friends and relations, as 1 had tried everything recommended, and nothing did me any good m til I was prevailed upon to try the liiite-s You are at liberty to make any use of this communica tion for tbe Deneil? of the afflicted, you may think propel. Truly, yours, WM. J ATWOOD. These bitter* are entirely vrgetahle, they invig orate and strengthen the systcmf never prostrate it, and can be u-ed for Infants as well as adults. For sale by respectable dealers everywhere, and bv Z D. GILMAN, Washington; J L RID WELL, Georgetown, and J. R. P1ERPONT, Alexandria. mar 1?ly | PRIVATE MEDICAL TREATISE I PHILOSOPHIC ALVIEW OF MARRIAGE, BT 1*1. B. LA CROIX, M. D., ALBANY, N. \., |[T *250 Pages and 130 Fine, Plain, and Colored Lithographs and Plates. Price ?mljr Twenty-Five Cents. Sent Fr*t of Postage to nil parts cf the Unicm CHEAPEST BOOK EVER PUBLISHED? and containing nearly double the quantity of read ing matter in that of the FIFTY CENT OR DOL LAR PUBLICATIONS. It treats on tbe Ph i BIOL OGY OF MARRIAGE. and the Secret Infirmities and Disorder of Youth and Maturity, resulting from ex cesses, which destroy the physical and mental pow ers, with Observations on Marriage, Its duties and dinQualtflcations, and I their remedies; with Lithographs, illustrating the | Anatomy and Physiology, and Disease of the Re | productive Organs of both seres, their structure, uses, and functions. A [topuiar and comprehen sive Treatise on tbe Duties and Causalties of sin gk-and married life?happy and fruitful alliances, mode of securing them?infelicitous and Infertile ?n*s?their obvlation and removal,? important hints to those contemplating matrimony, that will overcome objections to it; none, however, should take this Important step without first consulting its pages?commentaries on the diseases ai d in?dlcal treatment of females from Infancy to old age, each case graphically illustrated by beautiful iithogra Ehlc plates?nervous debility, Its causes and cure, y a process at once so simple, safe, and effectual that failure Is impossible?rules for daily manage ment?an essay on Sporinatorraaea, with practical observations on a safer and more successful mode of treatment?precautionary hints on the evils re sulting from empirical practice?an essay on all diseases arising from indiscretion, with plain and simple rules by which all persons can cure them selves without mercury?remedies for those self iudicted miseries and disappointed hope* so un fortunately prevalent in the\oung. it is a truth ful adviser to the married and those contem plating marriage Its perusal is particularly rei-onimend ed to persons entertaining secret doubts of their physical condition, and who are conscious of hav ing hazarded the health, happiness, and privileges to which every human being is entitled. Price TWENTY-FIVE CENTS per copy, or Five Conies for One Dollar. Mailed tree of post age to all parts of the United Slates. N. B.?Those who prefter may consult Dr. LA CROIX upon auy of the diseases upon which this book treats, either personally or bv mail. Medi cine lent to any part of the Union according to di rections, safely packed and carefully secured from all observation. Address Dr. M B. LA CROIX, No 31 Maiden Lane, or Post Ofliee Box 579. Albany, N. Y. (T7* Office open daily from 0 a. m. to 9 p. m., and on Sunday from 2 lintil 5 p. m. |p- Office REMOVED from No 56 Beaver st. to 31 Maiden Lane, Albany, !*. Y. dec 7?y rELRY, SILVERWARE, te. M W. GALT A BRO. are constantly receiving large invoices of the above, ?ud offer every article in tneir line at the lowest rates. GOLD AND SILVER WORK of every de scription made to order, such as TESTIMO NIALS, richly embellished, with appropriate de signs, SILVER TEA SETS, DINNER $Ei{. VICES, Ac Precious Stones set in every style, however elab orate. ARMS, CRESTS, MOTTOES, Ac., cut on stone. M W. GALT A BRO., 321 Pa. at., between Ninth and Tenth *ts. Je 14?tf , mH8, PERFUMERY, TOILET ARTI -T cles, Ac.?We have now in store a large vari ety of fine and common Fans. Harrison's and Lu bin's celebrated Perfumery .Brushes, Combs, vis iting and playing Cards. Tooth Powders, Porte Monuales, cigar Case*, Card Caees, Basket*, Ac., all of which we are selling out at low prices to suit the tlmea at the Piano, Music, Stationery, and Fancy Goods Store of JOHN F. ELLIS, avenue, bet fth'and loth *u ?UF**-* WATCHES, f? JEW Miscellaneous. PROPOSALS FOR LITE OAK FOR SIX IT RAM SLOOP9.OP.WAR. NAVY DEPARTMENT, ) BrRKAr o? CoasTaucTios, Eqpip't. Ac.,> June 22, 1955 ) SEALED PROPOSALS for delivering one or more live-oak frames of a sloop-of-war?one to be delivered at each of the navy yard* at Pensa

cola, Norfolk, Philadelphia, New York, Boeton, and Portsmouth. N H.?will be received at this , bureau until the 3d Septemlier. lc55 ThesA proposals must be endorsed ?' PropotaJt for Live and addressed to the 4i Bureau of Comtnetifin," that they mev he distinguished from other business letters. The offun must be for the whole of one frame, estimated at thirty thousand cubic feet. and. as required by law. must be accompanied by a suiiaoic guarantee, tne iotiu of which Is herewith given. Sureties In the full estimated amount will be required to sign the con tract, and, as additional an# collateral security, fifteen per cent, will be withheld on the amount of each delivery until the contract is fully com I iileted. In all deliveries of the timber there must ?>e a due proportion of the mo?t difficult parts of the frame, and of the principal pieces; otherwise there will be such further amount in addition to "t^e flfteen per cent, as may be judged expedient tQ secure the public interest until such principal pieces and difficult portions shall be delivered The remaining eighty-live per cent or other pro portions of each hill when approved in triplicate ny the commandant of the yard, will be paid by such navv agent as the contractor may name', within thirty days after its presentation to him. It will be stipulated in tne contract that if de fault be made by the parlies of the flrst pert in de livering the tiriiber named, of the quality and at the.time and pHce provided, then, and'In that case, the contractor and hi* sureties will forfeit and pay to the United States, as liquidated dam ages, a'sum of monev equal to twice the amount of the <*lntract price there agreetl upon a* the price to >*? paia in case of the actual delivery thereof, whicn liquidated damages maybe rerov-" eml or retained at any time from the said parties of the first nart or either of them. The timber must conform to drawings and in struction* with which the contractor will be fur nished, and work to mouldrf and beveling* with which he will be originally provided from the United Slates navy yard at Philadelphia. The whole must be cut from trees growing within thirty miles of the s"a, of which the commandant of the yard will require satisfactory evidence The frame timber may be delivered in the form of promiscuous timber?that is, sided straight and fair, but rough-hewed the moulding way, show ing a face of two-thirds the siding; the timber need not be bevelled, but must be of sufficient size to work the shape of the moulds and hold the bevel lings shown on the bevelling boards In the measurement, the full moulding size marked on the moulds (which is one and a half inch larger than will be worked in the ship) will ?>e allowed. nmvid?fl the piece* will hold that size; but no additional size beyond that marked in the moulds or in the instructions will l?e paid for. The siding of the stem, apron, fore dead wood, stemson, dead wood knees, stern-potf knee, and keelsons, must be HJW inches; the stern-post and after deadwood to side 29 inches in the largest place, and the hook* to side 14 inches. The siding or the frame timber must be 13 ^ to 14 inches, and of the promiscuous timber, one-fourth part must side 18 inches, and the remainder 13# inches The throat of the floor timber to mould 17# inches, ?.t the floor head 14 inches^ and at the I plank shejtr 7 inches. The midship or dead flat floor timber has a curve of inches in 90 feet; the flrst fnttock 4 inches in 17 feel; the second futtock '21 inches in 13 feet; I the third fn'tock 27 inches in 13 feet; the fourth futtock 4 inches in 14# feet, aud the top timber 10 inches in 17 feet. The entire frame of each ship to be delivered at the respective yards at the risk and expense of the contractor, subject to the usual inspection, to the entire approval of the bureau, and all to be deliv ered on or before the 1st of October, 1:5.56. Persons who mav be disposed to otfer for m or than one ship will make a separate proposal fo each. ? FORM OF OFFER I. . of the State of , hereby agree to furnish and deliver at the United States navy yard at , the whole of the live oak tinii?er for one ship, estimated at thirty thousand cubic feet, be the same, more or less, "in conformity with the ad vertisement of the Bureau of Construction of the date of g"2d J une, li>55, viz : Stems, apron, stemson. deadwoods, stein-port, stern-post knees, dcadwood kr.e**s, keelsons, ana books, estimated 10 contain? 3,600 cubic ft. at ? per ft?8 Frame timber of all other kinds estimated at 20,400 cubic ft. at ? peT ft Promiscuous tiin l>cr, amounting to 8,000 cubic ft, at ? prr ft Total amonnt, 30.(mmi 5 (Total value to be written in words ) Should any otfer be accepted. I ropiest to be ad dressed at . , and the contract forwarded to the navy agent at , or to me at , ft>r signature and certilicate (Date.) ? (Signature.) FORM OF GUARANTEE The undersigned , of , in the Stale of .and of , of , In the State of , hereby guaranty that. In case the foregoing bid b* 1 accepted, he or they will, within ten days after the ' receipt of the contract at the post office" named or I navy agent designated, execute the contract for the same with good and sufficient sureties; in case said shall foil to enter into coutrart a* afore said, we guaranty to makn good (he difference % tween the offer of the said and that which may be accepted. Signature of two guarantors, J ? JJ (Date) ' Witness : ^ I hereby certify that the above-nam?d A B and (' D are known to me as men of property and able to make yood their guarantee. ' (Date.) (Signature ) (To be tigned by Uniud Statu distriet jndg*, United Stnttt district attorney, collector, or nary agtnt, ami no ctkcrs.) june JU?iaw6w Yf OTHER AND STEP MOTHER j a new story, by Dickens A new book entitled "Which; the Right or the Left," exceedingiy.popular and deetinaJ to have a la rge sale. 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Je 41*) Seventh ?!. f-IHAXDLKR'S ORATION on~the_Landing vv of the Pilgrims in Maryland; pamphlet?15 cents. 11. W Hllliard's Speeches and Addresses; one vol; Svo Kirwan's Letters to the Right Rev. Jno Ilughe* Life in California, Mountains and Molehills bv Frank Marvatt ' ' Straus's Life of Jesus Frank Leslie's (iazette for July Harper s Story Book do Jy 11 FRANCE TAYLOR. UNITED STATES MAIL. FLORIDA Post OpricE Department. July 9, lb55. I PROPOSALS for carrying the mails of the Uni * States from the 1st day of October, 1855, to the JOth day of June, 1859, inclusive, on the fol lowing routes in the State of Flokid?. and in the times herein specified, will be received at the Con tract office of the Post Office Department, in the city of Washington, until 3 p in., of the 20th Au gust, 1855, to be decided on the next day: 0?51 From Camp Izard, by Homosassa, to Bay Port. 15 miles and back, twice a woek, in two-horse coaches. Leave Camp Izard Wednesday and Saturday O it HI Arrive at Bay Port same days by 6 p m Leave Bay Port Tuesday and Friday aj 5 a m Arrive at Camp Izard sa'iAe thyys by 6 p m 6a55 From Long Pond, by Clay landing, to Wau koenah, 100 miles and back, once a week Leave Long Pond Monday at ti a m Arrive at Waukeenah next Wednesday bvC p m - 7 ' 1-eave Waukeenah Thursday at 6 a m Arrive at Long Pond next Saturday at 0 p m Por forms of proposal, guarantee and certilicate. also instructions and requirements, (embracing conditions to be incorporated in the contracts to such extent as the department may devin Drooer > see advertisement inviting proposals for mnii vice in the Southern States, dated January 12 1mV> . _ 'AMES CAMPBELL, Jy 11?lawlw Postmaster General. , LAWD WARRANTS. I AND Warrants wanted at the highest rates bv ^ KELLER A McKENNKY, ? , _ Wtfc street, opposite the Treasury, jjr s?lm? * BY BAILEOAD DttlCT TOTDWE8T Time between Wwhia^** ?*d WkwUl? tat IT X . Running Time between WatMnfften ind Cincinnati 27 Jioom " TBIOCOH TICKETS AKD ?i?0*8l CBWM TO ai BAD 1* WA3HI*?*02?~ rpHE BALTIMORK AND MolS^dSTPl^of Si \V K*T/NORTH. WEST, and the SOUTHWEST. ,r?.h. The connection betweoKiiC n iiti and the Trains round West na* . moreis alwaf* promptly made at the WwhlnsjMi Junction (lately called the Relay House) J t! from Bait.more This Is Uie onlr chanue ofcan. required between Wa*hl*?ton .y J, Rawatf* 1? checked throngh to W heeling; at the Washington Station, and reche? ked and trans ferred there, (with the passengers) without charge, for those holding Through Ticket* for yond. The connecting Train* l/*ave \\ ashUiirJon daily at 6 a. in. and p. m. On Sundays at the latter hour only. , . At WHEELING dirfrt eimtttio* IsM? with the trains of the CENTRAL ,K ROAD, running from Bellaire. on the Ohio, near Wheeling, through Cambridge. Zaiu>vil.e, and Newark/to (X) IAMBIC These train* connrr at Niwark with the cars of the Newark, M*n"fiehl and Sandusky Railroad for Sandu>ky, Toledo. Detroit. Ch1cae?\ St. Louis. etc. \t COLUMBUS the C O Railroad truin* ran nctt with the fast trains of the L11lie M+nrnt Kau rood to Xenia, Cincinnati, Louisville. etc A' X EN'l A (on Little Miami Railroad) connection i* formed with the trains through Dayton, to Indian apolis. Terre Hatte, LafayeUe, Chicago, Rock Island, St. Louis, etc. ? irr" Passengers holding Through Tickets for Mtvipki*, VirktbtL'g. I\atrMex. A'*?e OrUm*. etc .which are also sold at Wa^hin-ton-are trans ferred at Cincinnati to the Mail Steamers on the Ohio. Ticket* for Evansville, Cairo, and St. Louis are sold by this route. , . , ITT- For CLEVELAND, and via Cleveland tc Toledo, Detroit, Chicago, etc . tickets are sold when ihe Ohio i* taviuiUe between Wb^lin^ and Wells villa (forty mile*) wb?re a connection wlt? the Cleveland' and Pittsburg Railroad is Travelers are requested to notice tu^.1^1"ul,^e is the only route affording Through Ticaetsjjru Checks in Washington, it 1? also the snvt-f"4 most speedy, and direct to nearly ail the leading points in the great West. The distance from Washington to Cincinnati is but #53 miles, belu; about lt*? miles shorter than by anv other route ! FARE. BY THROUGH TICKET, FRO* WASHINGTON To Wheeling. SW 50; Colum bus', 813 Dayton, ?15 ??; Cincinnati, LonisVille, ov railroad. SIS 6j, by steo?orn?n. Cincinnati, *18 tW; Indianapolis, ?17 50; Cleve land, 812 50; Toledo, St.', Hi; Detroit, CIS *: Chicago. ?9085 and #19 o?), St l.oui*, ?? 50 and $25; Mem phi*. 8tf>; New Orleans. 831; ?*? JET? FOR FREDERICK AND HARPER S FERRY, MARTINSBURG, CUMBERLAND. BERKLEY SPR I\GS. BEDFORD SPRINGS PIEDMONT,OAKLAND,and FAIRMOLNT. passengers may leave Washington at fi a m or 4* p. m For the minor wav stations between Baltimore and Wheeling, take ft a. m. train from Washington. CO-For trains to and from Baltimore, Ana polls etc., see special advertisements. JD~ For further information. Through Tickets tc . apply to THOMAS H PARSONS, Agent at Washington Station. JOnN H DONE. Master of Transportation, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Baltimore may 3?tf ? ORANGE * ALEXANDRIA RAILROAD GREAT SOVTHERN MAIL LISE! ffUVlCE dailv between WASHINGTON and X the SOUTH, ri* ALEXANDRIA. GOK DONSVILLE and RICHMOND?no night line on Sunday. Leave Washington * before 6 o'clock a m Leave Alexandria X " 7 "a m Leave Washington jf " 7 44 p m Leave Alexandria X " ? ** P m PARKS BY SIGHT 11*1. From Washington and Alexandria, to Gor dons vi lie.. J. 83 25 From Gordoa*vlUe to Richmond *<2 Travelers will find the morning line the cheap est, most pleasant and expeditious route to the Greenbrier White Sulphur. Fauquier White Sul phur, Warm. Hot. Alum and Canon Springs, Warrenton, Charlcttsville, Staunton, Stra-.burg, Winchester, Harrisonburg. l.??\iiiglon, Wtir*? Cave, Natural Bridge, Lurav. New Market. Mid dieburg, &c. PARS? BT KOK51SB L1>S : F rom Alexandria to Warrenton, - - ')?? 44 " Gordon?ville. - 3 5n " " Charlottesville, - 4 50 i( " Staunton. ? ? 6 Wi M " Strasburg, - ? 3 30 44 44 Winchester. - - 3 So 44 44 Luray, - - - 4 ? 44 44 New Market. - S UU 44 " R| idd'.eburg. - - 2 25 OMNIBUSESnndBAGG AGE WAGONS will be at the D*?pc>t of the Washington Railroad, to ccnvey pa-* -enters and iaicgage the Stean:i'oat. for ALEXAN DRI A, a distance of o miles, allow ing ample time for meals. II W. VANDEGKI FT. Jy 14 Gen. Supt. THE NEW YORK AMI LIVERPOOL UNITED ST VT?:^ ,MAIL iTKAMtRS. The ships comprising this linf are the ATLANTIC, Captain Wort, PACIFIC. Captain Nye, BALTIC, Capta'a Comstock. ADRIATIC, Captain Grafton Th^oe^hips have been built by ly for Government sesvice; every t are ^as b4*i taken in their construction, as In the engines, tc insure strength and spe?-d. and f heir accommoda tions for paaseiigers ere uneq..alied for eleganct rjid comfort. P&ICE or PASSAGE. From New York to Liverpool, Ui flratcabin, 8It!.'1 Second cabin, ------ Tfl Exclusive use of extra slie state rooirn. - 3W. From Liverpool to New York. - x30 and JL'K An experienced Surgeon attached to each ship. No bf*rth can be securtd until paid for. For freight or paasage apply to EDWARD K COLLINS * CO., 56 Wall street, New York. BROWN, SHIPLEY k CO., Liverpool. E G. ROBERTS 4 CO.. 13 King's Arirs Yard, London. JOHN MUNROE & Co.. 2R Rue Notre Dame de? Victoires, Paris GEORGE H DRAPER. Havre The owners of these ships will not be accounta ble for gold, silver, bullion, specie, iewelry, pre cious stones, or metals, unless bills of lading are limned therefor, and the value thereof therein ei piensed. nov lft?ly THE POTOMAC RIVER STKAM1IOAT COMPANY'S STEAMER ALICE C. PRICE, CAPT. SAMTEL BAKER, WILL LEAVE WASHINGTON AT SIX o'clock a m.,and ALEXAN DRIA at 7 o'clock, a. m? . On TUESDAY MORNINGS ? For Mattox. Currioman,'L. Machodoc, Piuey l'cint, KiusKlt-, and Cone. On FRIDAY MORN INGS?For Chapel Point, Wicomico, Leonardtown, Plney Point, St. Mary's and Cone. On WEDNESDAY, (returning}? I*ave Cone at 4 o'clock, a. m., for St .Mary s, Piney Point. Leonardtown, Wicomico, and Chapel Point. On SATURDAY, (returning)?Leave Con?* at 4 o'clock, a. m., forKinsale. I'uwy Point, L. Ma chodoc, Currioman, and Mattox The A. C. Price will call at the usual landings on the river when signals are made. By order of the Board: JAMES P. SMITH, President. Alexandria, Va., June i, lsdo. i jo 15?tf WASHINGTON BRANCH RAILROAD. CHANGE OF HOURS.?On and after Mon day, the 23d Instant, the Trains will Leave Waahington at 6 and a ra . end 3 and 4k p. m. On Sunday at 4^ p. in. Leave Baltimore at ijf and 9jtf a m , and 3 and 3* p- m. On Sunday ata m ap 23?tr T. H. PARSONS, Agent. SEA BATHING AT OLD POINT COM. ! FORT. ONE OF THE BALTIMORE STEAM PACK ET CO.'S STEAMfcRS will ?-jy- ^ Leave the Union Dock, fvoz of J_ pord street. Baltimore. d&jl>' (Sunaavs excepted, it 5 o'clock p m., for Old Point Comfort JJj~ Fare there andbac* 8??giving the passen gers the privilege to remain the whole season. M. N. FALL5-, Agent B. H. P Co. Baltimore, June I?tf ALEXANDRIA fc WASHINGTON BOATS. ^pHE Steamer GEORQL WASHINGTON wia X leave at the following hours. _ -JV " Faro l'-'X cents The THOMAS COLLYER, wh? mH tihrr ways engaged, will make trips on the route at ai tornate hours. Loavo Washington at t, 8, ?*, 11^ ?1^. 4,5* and 7. Aloxandila at7, t, 19#, in, ar.4 S.?The Boot will l?avo Alexandria at 1* p. m . or Immediately on the arrival of th? cars Jy d JOB CORSON, Captaia. inionnerion tot i ihvcici ?. F0R PHILADELPHIA. A OHJ LAD EL PHI A. WILMINGTON 4b BAI I T1MORK RAILROAD -Pmwmh trail' If*>re Baltimore daily (aacopt *M?daya) for Phila delphia at 6.30, (Lipreas) and 11 a. u, and 7 p. m. F? Havre d* Grace at 8 *? and II t. m ; 5JH (Havre dr G m<-e Art ommodation Train* l and 7i. m ; 7pm train runs wry night. thla bri?( tbe only train on Sunday. Ham train ha* ? atv-ond claw ear attached : fare in it to Philadelphia No SKCUN1) CLASS TICKETS aoid ia the cars. tiaij;* r?> a a * l t u I<eave Philadelphia at&.:?? a Express and 3 p. m Steamboat) and lip. 4fe. Leave Havrr dr Grace at 7.3ft a. ?? ; Havrede fs-ict Accommodation Traina 1IA a m , 3 15, 5 5H P rt! , * '*? ?? P m ? *VM CP AW FORD, Afwit BsltlmcrB, April 30?i? ^ ?& 1*1 OTT DLDELL'i LIJlC* ,V?'?F yOKf, alk1andr1a, WA8H)ff<i ton city, jI.VD DISTRICT of colvm bia packets _ THIlt LINE OI<' PACKETS PAILS WEEK LY from pier 14 Fast river, New York, and oftener if nummary, and la composed of the fol lowing brat -clam < nw!i! \>w Mcb'r A V. Beijbll, BedeU. master N< w acb'r Mott Hkdkll . A V Tredwell. Sch'rAss D., \Ym. Oliver, master. Sch'r VoLant, L. A. Smith. master. Sch'r Cosiindkb-ix-Cbist, Wogltim, ma*ter. Seh'r Ubiikwat, \V llano, maxtn The^e vessels are nil fast nailer*, and the master* ire nion of experience in the trad* . and tbe only rcguLj- line of Washington City packet* MOTT BEDELL, Wall street, New York. P. 8. MASTER?* A SON J*. Alexandria, V?. THOMAS RILEY. feb 1?dm Washington and D of C. FOR MOUNT YERNON. ON TrI-SI)AYS AND FRIDAYS-FAKE, round trip. ?l; from Alexandr a _ _ r\ <*5 rents ?The ?tf?uifr TilO.MA^jj^i^i, eOLI.YER leaves Washington at it. and Ale*ati ilria at o*clork. Coaches W ve tbeCapltnl f??r 'he boat at Sjj o'clock Coach fare M rents P*?. ton* wishing the omcbeswill leave their residence with <ieorge <* Thomas Parker. Refreshments on the boat. pet 'fy?'t 8A.M L GEDN EY. Captain. FOR THE ORANGE AND ALFaANORIA AND MANASSAS GAP RAII.?*?ADS THE Subscriber's Coaches will rail fcr passen ger* w!*binp to connect with '.he above railroad-. >1v Coach?*s onnett with the M earner* OEdKliI WASH INGTON or TUOM AS COLL VER, which l'-ave Washington at 6 a. in JUT" Meal* furnished ot the boata. Person* wishing the c<*lhe* to call for them can leave their name and rr*ida?oe with Mr John T Kilimati. near the Capito: ^ate; Mr. Butt'* drug store, corner Pa. avenue ?i.J 1'Al. at.; or at Geo A rt.o* Parker A Co * ?to?? Coaches can be had tot > Uaaure Trlw. n.ay2&?>tn ' WU1.IAM WHALEY. STEAMBOATS CONNECTING TH EACH TRAIN OF CARS ARRl**. w; ing in Washington ac AlexaS' ?Tnc " diia?Tnc Steamer* THC*S. C< YER or GEORGE WA?>flINGTON will mL. the above connections. I?a?in? Wahhington z.'. (? ?. m., for th* Orange and Atexwdria Cars, and con nect with the same train or their arrival f MEALS furnished on the )>oata. The Boats count-, t with all the traina from ?!*] 11more. S-VM'L liEDNEY, CapUin may 17?tf copies:: strnmboat Di**st>ri on tk? wai:rs,*nd steambcat dirtriirf THE Fnderslgned have now in con rue of prer*. ration a new STEAMBOAT _ ^ltmm DIRECTORY, which will be '? ?? j,', "?ued in October next; the book two hundred pa^es, illu?trated in the be?t atvle, and neatly bouiid in a dnntble manner, lr wii l BE OX* or THE MOST 1>TKBCfTISO BOOK* BVFB PCBLisitBD. and will be a book that will be inter eating to all tlaase* of people The STEAM B? ?AT DIRECTORY will contain a complete list and description cf ali the Steamlioat* now afloat in tb?? Western and Southern water* The Irngtb. mode! >peed. power and tonnage of cach boa* wLere and hjr wL'?m built, the name of the ??oat, with the trade she ia in. Also, the ndti" of Cafkain* and ottcera, her age. #.c... &c The I^lrectory wiU' ? ri 'ain a HIstory of Steamboats and ^teamt>oatin-' on the W estern water*, since tbe appiicatiou of sfeaiu; also, a skett h of tbe tirst l>oet buiif fcr the Ohio River, with the name of the builder com inaiider and tm ner. The RIVER DIRECTORY wlU contain a M*t ind description of all the stba*i?oat bisast kbs that have ticcuned on the witriis ai*d*oith bk* watkks. beautifully iU ?ttrated with a tr?T t?F ALL THO'K WHO HAVB rxi.'fHID BT TNF'l Bl'BMSG, ?S1KKIK0 AKK EXPLodi Sw, on the We-t em and Southern wat?r* The Directory will contain Mans of the Ohio, Mississippi. Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas. White, Red, Ouachita. Yazno, Jiid other Rivers, with the Town- and Cities Is,d down, with correct distance*; a'. rnanv other River and Commercial item* of interest to the pe? ple at large The book will contain the tards of tue various L". S. Mail Boats, with the trade they ?re In Ac., Ac. The Directory will also contain a complete list of all the responsible Steam??oat Licensed Officer-. their places of residence. 4.c , Ac.; the new St^mhoat Law. its reouir* mesfs. with ct>mir?eiits. showing whoreln It (tm' fiu tL?t i*reminent ojflr?r. and iRiifrri Jhe om^t>*( ojh(tr, Ac., i-r.f and all the important C. S Su preme C ourt Stt \mboat Decisions up to ?late, th? Rates and imjx?n%nt Commercial IVivile^ts. B:ll of L?di?ig. iiu|ior.Hr:t Decisions of the various I i CT ,n rpeard to Freights I^ost and Damaged, Ac.. Ac.: With many other thin<'* cf intert-wt I he Directory w*.U lie illustrated in the b-*t style. and printed lu the boat manner. The au ttior has for six years Iwn gathering to^rther all the facia and Items in regard to tLe numerous steamboat disasters on the AYestern and Southern waters, and now intend* publishing them in book rinn. The nrice of the work svill be put at the jov.* sum of Oue Dollar. 1 en thousand enpie* will be issued for ?be boatmen, all others desirous of ftub^nbing. will have to do so at as none will be printed uniesa ordertd in advance The IT,10 ? ciirulatkm of ov.r Kit. H a \ THt >1 SAND copies, as the publisher* are receiving lar^e numtier* of subscribers per mail, from all parts of the country. dn,l9 Some of the oldest boatmen, a* well as most seientifle. men of the limes, an* contributors to the Steam boat Directory. The Directory will be Issued In October.aa4 will b- an ornament to the parlor as well as steam ,v n*nil"ing One Hollar (postpaid,) you wij rocclve a copy of ihe above work All communication* and letters should l<e fd dressed to JAMES T LLOYD A CO , Post Omce BuUAlng, Cincinnati, Ohio jy 7?lm DR. L. B. WRIGHT'S UNFAILING "SCROFULOUS ANTIDOTE," For ikt f.rmmtnt Curr of consumption and all tiktf form* oj Si ho 11lois TO IS EASES. HIS Medicine ij, prepared by an eminent nby sician of eighteen years practice at .New Vt?rk "lil ? which tiu.e he has cous!antlv used't *ith the most unbounded success, and crear**d for ?t h reputation in private practice, uneiquylled in 'he hii4oryof inedicitK1 Itfi< ts iiiniiHiidtelv upon tit* bloud. cittti^itu it from itll MTufuloi^ liutuor^i or impurities, renovatui" aud, by its lua^ic i?.w ?B. INVIGORATE THE WHOLE SfSTLM, in proof of which, hundreds of respectable wit nesses from the doctor's private practice have gix. rfn in their testimony, and entrcat/hose ?uflering from any scrofulous atfe< lion, to tail mj on thtm * ih<f satis/f tktmxclra. A Treatise on Scrofulous Disease* can he bad ^nitis at PRINCIPAL DEPOT, Brcadsir. ii?d at Drug Stores generally. CHARLES STOTT ft CO , Agents for \\ ashinglon. OR. L. D. 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