Newspaper of Evening Star, August 2, 1855, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated August 2, 1855 Page 1
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THE EVENING STAB, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) At tkt Star Buildings, torner of Pfnnsfltnnia avenue and Eleventh street, By W. D. WALLA CH, Will ba nerved to subscriber* by carriers at SIX AND a QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agents; paper* served In packages at 37){ cents per month. To mail subscribers the sub* * r ption price is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS ayeari?n;ira*c?.TWO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three L months; for less than three month# at the rate of 12)$ cents a week. ICT SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. L H. LIXDSLEY, DEALER IS BEAL ESTATE AND LAND WARRANTS, SAINT PAUL, MIS TERRITORY. ANDS BOUGHT AND SOLD THROUGH i OUT THE TERRITORY. Taxes paid. Collections made. Draft* cashed, and the highest Prices given for Land Warrants. Government Lands loc ated with much care, and if desired, the profits and losses shared equally at the expiration of five years The Land at that time to be sold, unless otherwise agreed upon, and one half of the current value ?f the Warrant at the time of entry, and half of thr expense of locating to be deducted from the subscribers' interest. To persons wishing to locate Warrants entirely on their own account, the charge will be, for forty acres 815; eighty acres. *'?&; one hundred and sixty acres, S&j: and will receive with their title, a plat and description of the .and. RKFERKNCIS: Minnesota?Gov. Willis A Gorman; Ex-Gov Alex. Ramsey; Hon. J. T Rosser, Sec. M T., Messrs. Ames A Van Eltea, Attorney's at Law; Messrs Moron A Pace, WhtWa'" Druggists. Baltimore?W P Prestcii, E?q ., Attorney at Law; Richard C. Howie. Esq., Com Merchant; Messrs. Deur, Norris A Co.; Messrs McCleese A Ham Washisgto*?Hon W W Seaton ; Hon J T. Towers. Mayor; Hon. Judge J. Bryan; J. C C. Hamilton. Esq., Attorney at Law; Col Wm Hickey; Col. J Riley; Messrs. Taylor A Maury; Messrs Lewis. Johnson A Co.. Bankers; G. C. Grammar. Esq., President Patriotic Bank. jy IT?eo-lm GLEN WOOD CEMETERY, Of/Ice No. 29'2 Pa. ave., corner 10th street, (OVER THE SAVING'S BANK.) THIS CEMETERY is laid oat on the plan of thecelebrated Greenwo?>d.of New York, and situated on the high ground distant one and a quarter mile* north of the Capitol?North Capitol street leading directly to the gateway. This Company have secured a cbarter from Con gress. appropriating their ground forever to burial purposes, making a fee title to the purchaser, and prohibiting all encroachments from legislation or otherwise, which is of va?t importance to those who wish their d^ad to repose where they have placed them, for it bas become a custom'in all other cities when the burial ground becomes valu able for other purposes, to sell it. and throw the dead promisconsly into one large pit, and legal measures cannot prevent it, as no titles are given to thejrround N B ?Otfice open from 10 to 12 o'cloc k a. m.. where Pamphlet*, containing the Charter, By law*. and a map of the ground, and all other in formation. can l>e obtained. All orders left with Mr. lames F. Harvey. No 41t>Seventh street, or any other undertaker, will be promptly attended to. je le?ly THE FAUQUIER WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS \RE now open for the reception of Company and in a rar more attractive condition i ; than they ever have been. prfS A gross misrepresentation against thein^-J having been published in the Petersburg Intelli gencer and Baltimore Sun to the ett'ectthat they were closed for the season is now traced to an ir responsible source unworthy of notice. It ;s proper to state that there is no shadow of foundation for it The sub*.c ril>er trusts that he will not be itiade the victim of such malignity; and the respectable journals which have given currency to the rumor by transferring it to their columns will disabuse the publh mind through the same medium. ALEX. BAKER, jy 13?2m COAL:(OAL! THE undersigned is prepared to deliver COAL of the best quality, at *6 50 per ton H C. HAHROVER, 3d street. :!d door south of Pa avenue. N B ?1 give 2,210 pounds to the ton. Jy 13? lm JOHS R 1LVABI. WILLIAM THOMF3H.1. ELVANS It THOMPSON, DEALERS 15 HARDWARE, COACH TRIMMINGS, Ac., N?. 3ii6 Pennsylvania avenue, btt'Mt-n SintK and T<nth sts, Washington, D C. HOUSE FURNISHING HARDWARE Britannia. German Silver, Albata and ^lver Pla ted. Tea. Table and Dessert Spoons Carvers and Forks, Steels, Knives with and with out Forks Brass, Britannia, Bloc k Tin and Plated Candle sticks, Shovel and Tongs, Wattle Irons, Sad Irons Maslin and Bell Meta! Kettles, Furnaces, Grid irons. Ovens. Ac. BUILDING MATERIALS. Ru.*a1 Cottage, Closet. Cupboard. CL?st, Till, Pad and Trunk Shocks Shuttle. Door, and Blind Hinges, Screws, Cut and Wrought Nails, Bolts Brad's Shutter Strews and Stubbs, Door Springs, Handrail Screws. Door Knobs Bell Pulls. Door Sheave* and Rail. ice. CABINET MAKERS' GOnDS. Hair Cloth, Curled Hair, Moss, Gimps, Sofa and Chair Springs Venitian Blind Hooks. Rack Pulleys, Roller Ends Brackets, Furniture Nails (Hue, Coilln Handles and Screws. Diamond Screw Plates, Ac, CARPENTERS' GOODS. Planes. Saws, Drawing Knives, > pokes haves. Chisels and Gouges. Irons Augers. Braces and Bitts. Boring Machines, Ham mers. Hatchets, Devels Bevels. Squares, Guages, Axes, Ac. BLACKSMITH A COACH MAKERS'GOODS. Black and Bright Springs. Axles, Felloes, Shafts, Spokes. Hnb*>, Bows, Poles Sleigh Runners,Silvered and Brass Bands,Stump Joints, Stump Collars. Top Prop* Curtain Frames, Lamps. Inside Linings, Lining S:lks. Damask. Seaming Cords Tufts, Tnwis. Buttons, Tacks, Fringes, Laces, and Plain and Enamelled Canvass Russia Duck. Enamelled leather. D.ish Leather, Ac ELVANS A THOMPSON, je >?1m &*> Pa. avenue. COFFIN W ARER'JOM, Ac. J WILLIAM PLANT A CO., INDERTA ? KERS?residence ll? Seventh street, between G and H streets. interments procured in any ground cemetery Cofltns, Caps, Shrouds, Carriages. Hearse, and every article for interments of the best quality furnished at short notice, on the most reasonable terms, and at all of the ni-.'ht Having the exclusive right of Crumps rate lit Corpse "Preserver, we guarantee to keep tLe dead for any length of time. jy 11?ly DENTISTRY. RB DONALDSON, Dentist. lat? of the firm of ? Hunt A Donaldson, continues to manufacture and insert those beautiful porcelain teeth, with or without gums. vq-Ii 1,r fir specimens of which (made and deposited by '.he uie firm) wa- awarded the hr^t premium at the Mechanics' Institute Fair, recently held in this city. 'lT?-se teeth are carved and shaded to suit each p&rtiv ilar case, and their resetnblancejto the natu ral organs is s<. perfect as to deceive the most prae ti"?ed eye Pa;iic-liar attention also paid to filling and pre serving the natural teeth. C arges moderate, a .d allope*ations warranted I nice southwe?; corner of Seventh and 1) streets. Ken trance on D. mar 21?6 m DENTISTRY. DR ML'NSON respectfully calls public attfn tion to his new, patent and great ly IM PROVED method of setting Ar-i tiicial Teeth, with Continuous ftnm * ? the very PERFECTION OF THE ART. This style of Teeth has the following advantages over all others, viz: GREAT STRENGTH, CLEAN LINESS, COMFORT and BEAUTY, vteing with Nature 'n the*e respects, and in some others excelling Public Inspection is respectfully solic ited Please call and see specimens.) CAUTION ?No other Dentist In the District of Columbia has a right to make this style of teeth. N B ?Teeth constitutionally healthy, plugged and warranted for life. ojficp and house No 2*> E street, near the cor ner of Pecna avenue and 11th strict. ap *1?tf IMPORTANT"TO PERSONS BREAKING iP HOUSEKEEPING. PLRSONS removing from the city and Wishing to dispose of their Furniture aiid Housekeep ing Utensils. Ac . without the trouble of sending them to public- auction, can do so by calling on us at our store, 317 Pa. avenue, corner of yth street, as we are prepared to buy all such goods as may be offered Housekeepers and others will do well by calling on us, as we will pay the highest cash prices for all such goods WALL. BVRNARD A CO <in - tfi; IV ; VOL. VI. WEBER'S KAMI. THIS old established and favorite band fOr nish music as usual for Excursions. Sere nades, Pic Nics. Parties, Exhibitions. Ac., Ac Orders maybe left at Hilbus & Hitz's Music De pot, or at the residence of the leader, four door east of General Henderson's residence, Navy Ya~d jy 23?'2m FISCHER'S BAND FULLYOK6AM/EI). HAVING now completed all mv arrangement* for a first rate BRASS AND COTILLON BAND. 1 am a^ain at the service of the public t<< ittend Excursion Parties, Exhibitions. Parades Pic Nics, Balls and Serenades All those in fa vor of citizens' band are respectfully invited to en courage our enterprise, here in Washington citv P FISCHER, i*eader. P. S.?This Band, under my direciion. is *egu larly uniformed, and from a practice of over twen ty years I can uive satisfaction to every one. Residence, Pennsylvania avenue, nor'l side, be tween Ninth and Tenth streets, first d *>r west of Iron Hall. Orders left with Messrs. Hilbus A Hitz punctu ally attended to. jy M?!??* PROS PERI'S CORNET BAND. THIS Band is suitable for any and all purposes, and is warranted to give satisfaction to all those who may be pleased to engage them, either as a Brass. Reed, or Cotillon Band. Any number of musicians to be had at the short est notice, by applving to FREDERIC PROSPER1. Leader, at Taltavull's Store, opposite the Marine Barracks. N. B ?Orders left at HilbusA Hitz's Music De pot will be promptly attended to. may '25?4 m TO ALL THAT VALUE THEIR SIGHT. WISH ES to call the attention to all that suffV t wkh defective sight, caused by age, sir k ness and particidarly from classes ini'iab iousl selected. n> his superior SPECTACLES and GLASSES carefully ground by hiniseif to a tru> spherical accuracy, and brilliant transparency, suited precisely and beneficially to the wearer ac cording to the concavity or convexity of the eye Very numerous are the ill effects caused to th> precious organ of sight from the commencement of using glasses in not being precisely suited, li the use of an Optometer; and the practice of man years, enables him to measure the focal disease ot the eyes, and such glassy* that are absolutely re S|uired will be furnished with precision and sati? action. J . T. acknowledges the very liberal encourage ment already obtained, and further soli< its the pa tronage of those that have not yet availed thein selves of his aid. Persons that cannot conveniently call, by send ing the glasses in use, and stating how mam inches they can read this print with their specta cles, can be supplied with such that will improve their sight. Innumerable testimonials to he seen ; and tef? r ences given to many who have derived the greates ease and comfort from his glasses. Circulars to be had gratis, at his office, No. r>1\ Seventh street, three doors from Odd Fellow-' Hall, up stairs. Norfolk. September?. IpM. Sir?The >|>ectacles you made for mc su?t ver . well, and seein to have improved my sight mor than any other I have lately tried. LITT. W TAZEWELL I have tTied a pair of Spectacles obtained fron Mr Tobias, and find them of irreat axsi-'ar.ce to my sight, and corresponding with )>i- de-cri| :io of the focus. 1 recommend him asa skillful optj. cian. HENRY A WISE. Mr. J. Tobias : Sir?The pairof Spectacle- \0'> furnished me yesterday are parti ' ra ?I torytome Tiiey are very d <1 ' possess, and I am the owner of eight or nine pair carefully selected in different places ard from oj ticians recommended to me on of !i orofeesional standing in England, Fran- e and ;*.? United States. I have been also pleased w*t your remark* and directions on the treatine? ? tne eves, for the purposeof preserving and improv ing the sight. Respectfully, yours, CHAS CALDWELL, Professor of M. C., Louisville, Ky Lynchburg. Nov lo. |?.W Mr. John Tobias having furnished me with Glasses, by which I have been greatly aided (>n\ vision having suffered greatly from reading a' night in my earlier life) it affords me the highest pleasure to say that 1 consider him a skillful prac tical optician, and well prepared to aid those who may need his professional services \VM B. ROUZ1E, Elder of Methodist Conference Wilmington, N. C.. Jan. '27, 1S">1. Mr. J. Tobias: Dear Sir?1 am happy to say that the Spectacles which I obtained from yon last week are entirely satisfactory. From an inequal ity in the visual range of my eyes, I have hereto fore found great difficulty in getting glasses of tbf proper focal distance It affords me pleasure to state that, by the aid of your optometer, this diffi culty has been happily obviated so that ti e glasses you furnished me are decidedly the best adapted to my eyes of any I have ever yet used. Very respectfully, yours, R. B DRANE, Rector of St. Ja:ne> !'ari?h Department of Interior, May 7. From natural defects and the unequal range of my eyes, 1 have 1>een compelled to use glasses for several years. I have tried different optician without obtaining glasses perfectly fitted to my eyes. Four months since Air Tobias made two pairs especially for me, which I have found to serve me perfectly. Bv the use of his optometer he is enabled to adapt Glasses minutely 'o the eye I most cheerfully recommend Mr Tobias to nil having occasion to usegiasses, and bear ir?y testi mony as to his skill as an optician. HENRY E BALDWIN, Assist. Sec'y to sign Land Warrants. Jy 18?tf B SIMMHR RETREAT. LAKISTON'S PAVILION w 11 be o|*n for ?9 the reception of visitors on the 5th of j t July The proprietor's table will be sup plied with the delicacies abounding in tii -?JUJ? waters adjacent to Blakistons Island. He hopes his endeavors to please will insure him a Aiar> of patronage from those seeking health or a litUc quiet from city bustle The Steamers Maryland. Osceola, and Alice C. Price stop regularly at his landing. Terms for one week or more, *>1 2o per di.y. For a shorter time $1 50 per day. GEORGE W. BLAKISTON, Je 26?3m* Proprietor THE LONDON STAGE. 4 vols, octavo, con taining about two hundred of the best plays id the language (exclusive of Shakspeare's.) A few sets of the above?second-hand conies, new oner being unobtainable?just imported from Lon don Price $?? 50. FRANCK TAYLOR. jy ia-tf AMERICAN HOTEL, Now 45b Pa aetnw. betwtm and 6f'. s 'rtitf. S. HEFLEBOWER A L T. LOVETT, PKOPK1ZTOK3. Jy 6?8m REESE'S EAGLE PLl'MBING AND GAS FITTING DEPOT. I^HE subscriber respec tfully announces to his friends and the public in general that he has received the first lot of the celebrated DODGE'S DOUBLE ACTING SUCTION AND FORCE PUMP, which received the SILVER MEDAL the late Fair of the Metropolitan Mechanics' insti tute, and is now prepartd to furnish all who w iy favor him with a call. His stock of GAS FIXTURES are unsurpassed in the District. With his corps of competent workmen he prides himself to fill any orders In the PLUMBING AM) AS-FITTING line with promptness and despatch. ITT All work done warranted to give complete satisfaction. JOHN REESE, may 3?tf comer fith st and Pa avenue. W HILE MANV OF OUR MERCHANTS - - are complaining of dull tiwesand^tell us they have more clerks than customers, G FRANt'ir-, 1'.?> Seventh street, is rapidly selling offevt r\ Ihiiig In the way of Housekeeping Hardware, and al ways gets the money. He thinks the times aie certainly improving. The truth is. he sells low, and the people are beginning to understand it If good articles, low price*, and every efiortto please will snit purchasers, he is determined that his customers shall be satisfied. jy !'? GENTLEMEN'S UNDERGARMENTS WE have a large and fine assortment of Silk, Gauze, Merino and Cotton Undershirts, lin en and cotton Drawers, White and colored Shirts, Hosiery. &c., which we are now offering at very low prices. WALL A STEPHENS, 322 Pa. ave , next door lo Iron Hail jy 11-tX ONE HtKDRED MORK OF tlio>e uperior Magnolia Hams. ;ind proba hlv all that will .eceived this sea-on. thev ere cured in .Maryland according to the old home ? receipt, the quality of win-h is unsurpassed if equalled. l?y an/ ether ever introduced liere. T;i be tiad only at my store. Also, a fresh lot of that peculiarly fine selected and<iar:l Hhic k Tea a' 5ocents a pound, which I have in'rod need. It is sold only by m,sell and is now extensively known 111 the District. New comers and others who have not yet used it are re ferred to the hading members of the FacuUv of Washington and Georgetown Samples furnished gratuitously. Hay Water at 23 cents per bottle, or #2 ?.? per do/. n. For bathing purposes it is as cheap u common spirits. Mint, Lavender, and Blackberry Cordials, the verv articles for the prevailing epidemic Maple Sugar, Fresh Prunes, Ac., with unsur passed varieties of choice family Groceries 7. M. P KING, Few step* northeast Jackson Statue. Jy FANt V GOODS, TOIL ET ARTK LB, i r. UfE invite attention to our large stock of Coml* Brushes, Pomades. Extracts, Cologne Ba> Wa'er, Ac., which we are prej?ared to oiler ar great! reduced prices.* ^ Also, constantly on hand a general assortment of Fancy Hoods, Vans. Gloves. Hosiery, Ac . to gether with a fashionable stock of millinerv. t<? which additions are constantly bein<r mad** oi' tt ?? newest and most desirable style**. The attention of the ladies is particularly invited to thi- d< ;>art inent <>f our business, which is under the charge of Miss Thompson. HUTCHINSON A MUNRO. jy2??tf 310 Penn aye.,between 9th A lOtlists NATIONAL MEDICAL COLLEGE, WASHINGTON, D. C TH H thirty-fourth annual course of Lectures will commence on MONDAY', the 22d of Ociobe?. Ib53, and end on the 1st March, 1n*i6. faculty. Thomas Miller, M. D., Profes.cor of Anatom and Physiology. Wm. P. Johnston, M. I)., Professor of Ob?-*ei rics, and Diseases of women and children Josi!ca Riley, M. D., Professor of Mater-a Med ica. Therapeutics and Hvg'ene J no Fred. May, M. D., Professor of the prim i ple* and practice of surgery. Grafton Tyler. M. 1).. Professor of Patholog' and practice of medicine, and of clinical med icine. Lewis if. Steiner. M. 1)., Professor of Chemis try and Pharmacy. Kdwyrd M. Scott, M. D., Prosector and !)e inonstrator. THOMAS MILLER. M I> , Of?.n Like most similar institutions in Europe, thi de>k> from which the regular lectures arc given and the words for clinic al instruction are under 'tie same roof, The entire expense for full course lectures. .?JMi < " Practical Anatomy by the Demonstrator.. . n? (?' Matriculating fee. payable only once .lit Graduating expenses 2.? t) Admission to tne medical and surgicalclinic with out charge. The le< tures will be given in the afternoon ain! evening, thereby enabling those engaged in busi ness during the morning hours to attend. For further information address THOMAS MILLER. M. I> , Dean of the Faculty. N B.?Medical students desiring silualioj s j? resideiit student in the Washington Iniirmari fwliich i"> I lie clinical department ??<{ the Nation; \ledn .d College.) are requested to male,-i a tion by letter to Joshua Riley, M l> , Curate- t *" tne Washington infirmary, who will give nay ii formation that ma) be desire d. It is 4111II* ce>S.l.-y to St.T.e the <-re-.? : r f a residence in a uosj ital for clinical instriieticii. Those mak'ng ?*p.rJy nppli< ation will have pre? ? - ?I -ii- e. Klx are to be chosen before th* 1st oi'Oc tober. jy I!?cot Novl OR. L- B. WH" ?T'S JTYATLIXG "JjCLOPITLou - A ,* "TSGTVV For tht Pr rv. 7r. "s? tVrc a/ COyvC " r.y\<l n'i rr^'r nf S'' H'> h" '.O -'?> DTSK t-SES. I'HIS Medic'ne 1- prepared ?>?;?''. eminent | . ? clan of e^hteen years nraci'-e in .v v. ?.??, ?'itv, during which time he constantly ?t w^.h the most nubounded soo-e-s, and ?-re r- d 1"' > it a reputation in private practice, mioqunlh'd ; the history of medicine. ItactsiniP-diideiv i blood, cleanjiing it from all eefof ilo Hi h ' r imp irities, renovating and. by it m i >i- ( a ers, INVIGORATE TilE WHOLE SVSTK.M in proof of which, hundreds of respe< *:ibie v. i - nes^e* from the dot-tor's private practice have giv ?n ii their testimony, and entreatjthose sutler in-, from any scrofulous aiiection, to cull uj'on int>r. in't satisfy tkrmsflves. A Treatise on Scrofulous Diseases can be had gratis at PRINCIPAL DEPOT, 409 Broadway tnd at Drug S'ores generally CHARLESSTOTT A CO , Agents for Washington DR. L. B. WRIGHT'S T&8TELESS " LIQUID CATHARTIC/' OK, FAMILY PHYSIC rIMlIS is the BEST. CHEAPEST, and MOST I EFFICIENT CATHARTIC EVER OF FERED TO THE PUBLIC. It is TASTELESS, (thereby avoiding the na i ?^ating ett'ect of Pills. Oil, Senna, Ac..) and i.m dur ing no griping or other painful effect* Vn'ik' II other pur<;atives, it searches to the bottom ot the disease, thoroughly cleanses the stomach, nd leaves the Ijowels entirely free from coniivt-ness NO FAMILY SHOCLD BE WITHOI I J t'liiidrcn drink it readily and without for? in-', and NO MEDICINE !S MORE HIGH LY RF COMMENDEDbr the MEDICAL PACI I T', . ?jive it a trial and then judge for your^e ves It can l?e had wholesale and retail at E. H. STA BLER A CO.'S, Baltimore, or CHAS. STOTT & Co., \\ ashing ton, D C. DR. WRIGHT S PRINCIPAL DEPOT, Hit* 1'roadway, where the doctor can Le consulted daily on diseases genially, from 1*2 to 'J p m without charge. jell?6m CAKRIAOES. IH AV Pi on hand some handsome light and con venient family Carriages and Mug-A^gpMly*^, gies A two horse Carriage and Ex - pressW tgon. Those desirous of pure ha-nig any of the above described articles i heap will do wi U to call on the subsi riiier immediately, as I am d ? termined to sell low for cash, or ou atxoiiiiiiodnt iug terms. All Moik warranted Repairing done at the shortest notice and in the mo.^t approvkd manner. S. FLYNN. No. ttn5 D St., bet. 12th and nth. jy 9?1 m opposite the Kirkwood House. GEORGE F. KID WELL A t 0.~ DEALERS IN ALL ETTTDS OF COALS A!*D WOOD. FFOURTEENTH STREET, (oyponlr Frr a ? lin Engine. House.) have now on hand eviry article in their line, waieh will be sold at pri?es to suit the times. They solicit a share of pub ic patronage, pledging themselves to give Kalisfec tion to all. N. l?.?A cargo of White and Red Ash C< al (afloat) will be sold low if ordered from the wha f. jy ?<l?(Dla* I7&KRCH DRAWING MRC1LI ftom I ?e several manufactories of Bausch ll< i'h, Waiter and Contee, inqtorted direct fi -nn the n a kers in Paris, by FRANCK TAYLOR jV-? CI KE EOK HOT WEATHER. \KNY'S ICE CREAMS, CAKE, u:ul W \ TER ICES, for which be was awarded a .Medal by the Metrooolitan Mechanics' Institue. is highly recommenaed for the above. Will be sent to any part of the District free of charsre. Send your orders to al Bridge St., Georgetown jy 2?eotf H! O! FOR THE SPRINGS !?Persons 'io

contemplate aj-iurney to the springs, sea--i? e, mountains, or the country, should not neghv to call at -i(*? Pa. avenue, ana get their stock of L^ir, tooth, nail, bathing and clothes Brushes. Dre -s ing. side, pull', neck, tine and pocket Combs, tne Pomatum, Hair Oil, Bay Water, Coiogue. 1 x tracu for the Handkerchief, Soap, Toilet Bo- es and Powder, traveling, pic nic. work, andcird Baskets, &.c., at the Piano, Music, Stationery and Variety Store of JNO. F. ELLIS, -J0H Pa avenue, betw. 9th and loth sU jylt>?tf jVEW WALTZ?Just published by t!ie si b scribers, the "Multiflora Waltz," coiuihi. ed ?nd dedicated to MIsk Sallie Drisch, of Leesuurg, Va., by Prof. J. A. Young. H1LBUS A 1I1TZ Jy -1 Music Depot. DENTISTRY. DR V. SHINN, Graduate of the Phi lade! pn Is College of Dental Surgery .respect fully informs the residents of George town and its vicinity that he ha< loca- ? - i r ? ted himself amongst them for the purpose of prac tisniL his profession. Office lvl Washington St., above Bridge .'r '-t; OcyrncwWii. I), V'i * EXCURSIONS, Sec. SE<OND GRVND EXCURSION To Cape May and Return ! No Interference wi*h Business Honrs! Faro only I-onr l<<illnr? for tlx* Kooml Tri p! M.TER AT!ON OF TIMK ' Tjf vine 4rrf.rif Ermtne "t Ii )>? m Rc^ ;.ing Lome b. (i o'clock ou Monday morning. b'N nr^er to acrornmodftf" many who were tinahl" p to prc-cure Tickets on Saturdav last. owin? tLe limiteditumV-r li?jag s:>*d previo to -tart! up ANOTHER EXCURSION ha* V-frt arranged, leaving the Baltimore depot, Washington. on SATl'RDAN AFT! RNOON,at 1tf o'clock, in tlm Regular Mail Train, connecting at Balti more with the Special Express Train, which will leave the President street depot. Baltimore, at 7 o'clk precisely, for New Cast'**.Delaware, reaching (here at 10 o'clock, p. hi., where the-y will take the Company's swift and double-engine steamer ROBERT MORRIS, and proceed down the Del aware Bay to CAPE M\Y? arriving there at 1 o'clock a. ni.. in time for EARLV MOKMXH BATH and BREAKFAST ON Till: ISLAND. Returning. the Roliert Morris will leave Cape Mav atG^ o'clock, p. n?.. Sundav evening, and arrive at New Castle at lli'j oVhx k. connri ting with the Express Mail Trai t from Philadelphia, reaching Baltimore bv ^o'clock a. in., and Wash ington at 0 a. m on Monday. \ n i levant F renk rnst. I) inn> r. nnJ Supper will be served up at the Merchant'? IIotkl. Cape May, for the Washington passengers, at 5(J cents each meal IfT* Tirket* positively limited to frftypnsun ? '? f'rvM Washington. AND NO.MORE WILL BE SOi.D THAN ISSUED. Fare FOl R DOLLARS for the round trip. \U* NO B AGGAGE CAR attached to this train Passengers will be allowed to carry an ordinary Carpet Hair or Valise JX>" TlCKKTScan be had at Brown's hotel, and, if not previouslydisposed of. at the depot, on the afternoon of the excursion. an I?yt FIB5T GRAND PRIZE EXCURSION OF THE Ben Franklin Target Company. '?Ml E MKMBKRS OF THE BEN FRANK ? I.IN COMPANY mnst respectfully announce to their friends and the public in general, that they :iil* mi giving a grand Prize Excursion to the 4 RL1 X<i TO V 5 P K iya s, ou .MON DAY. * ugust tiih, upon which no pain? or expense will be avoided, to make this the n enrsie". of the season. The Committee pVdge themselves that proj*r '>rri?,r ?t'd decorum v\ iii maintained. A .Maguificeiit Medallion is announced as the r?rfc'?? f,.r the best shot for the A valuable l?ri a.-t Pin as the Gentlemen's prize Tl e edibles and refreshments will bo ill the u?nd> of an er |>erie?vcd caterer. Pro-peri "s full Military and Cotillon Band is en .11_'? d fur the o< casio.i. Ti< kets ONE DOLLAR?admitting one g?n tlr icuiit and two ladies. Tiie will leave the Fourteert'i st. rt bringe at 7),. o'clock precisely i'omtnitltt of Arrant:' whI* Capt. A. Tail. Lieut. E. Ecklof'". Lieut J Williamson Lieut. J T Evans ??ergeant W. Funning. Serizean' R Eck >>n ?'or|K/ra' Win Hevl Private G. Edmond?-''n. Pnv.jell K Schieble. Private A Ikkl- T jy "Ml?fit ZmZT GILA.NL SPIRITC AND TIC ITXC BOONE CLUB, ON Tl)l>UAV. AUGUST 7. 1 S.V?, A r PR j.w; a a a d (l'ormerly o^'cupied by A. Favier, situated on M t,:!?ef.veen Seventeenth and Eitrhtt -nth.) BOON CLUB take ?reat pleasure in an i noupein r to 'heir friemls ard the public gen ? ?.!!" htt' intend irivin^ their l>r-<t Grand -u'ree ?:<t Pie Sic at the above named pia<x, c; Tii'iie.K ing at 4 o'?'l<*.k p. m. tiling ?!?> ircus of rendering this Pi?- !\ ir one ?>f :i?.;?.? i >.'? 1 pleasure to on- fr>nds and patrons the 'iiimher <>f tickets wilt be linn'.ed, t tlte Com mith e h tve determined on ;io ai ? ount to permit lit:proj er neisons tin the Groiiiid TI-" price ft tif Itet^ have been lixed at the h?\\ 'trice of JUtents, admitting a geiitleni::u and ? ? ? li.s Cmnmittre of A rran%emtnt*. F T Wilson, Thos Dewdney, R Ii Masten jy MO?d BRILLIANT SAILING MATCH. 'PHK lovers of this beautiful and entertaining * sport are hereby informed that the subscriber c??nteinplates yetting up, on the Bth of August, a GRAND REGATTA. Two chased Etruscan Silver Goblets will con stitute the prizes. The most valuable to bv award ed to the most rapid boat in the race. The next ? ?est to bear off the second premium The match is to be lKrtween boats belouginy to Washington, Georgetown and Alexandria Boitsl iviu:. deck. over '-."i fet' are Ineligible to entry The proprie I ' f boat*, must bf-ar in lr.ind 'hat they cannot .. r ar.y boat not owned in the above places at . ,s time. Many b?>at ow icw are now prcjmrlng foi the &,.( rt t 'take plact ou thi 8th August, and. from the app;irei:t interest taken, it promises to Ix- one . f the in< - t entertaining and rerhtrtke aflairs ever '1 ? oflercd to the lovers of boat chasing in this city. The following craft have already entered for the contest: KNOW NOTHING. W ILL WATCH, (the light-heeled craft that bore off the pitcher last season triumphantly ) SKIMMER. MARTHA. GENERAL JACKSON A lar?ea:id beautiful steamer will be " bartered for the occasion, in order to att'ora all who desire to witness this beautiful sail an opportunity to be hold all its various incidents. Owners of boats, and others, desiring to ent *r their craft, or learn the manner and intention of the Regatta, or terms of entry can be j/atilled in any m..iiner bv callingat the City R rant,cor ner of Pennsylvania avenue and 13th -treet. Fort Washington will be the distance designed tiv the undersigned and returning to the point of S'.iiiliilg. i'lice of entry to depend upon the of < un testants WM L. JONES, City Restaurant, cor Pa. av. and i-Jih st je -Juwtf NOTICE TO THE i REDITORS OF HALL A BROTHER. !>ARUCH HALL, surviving partner of 1-aa ) Hall, having on the 2>tii day of February, 1^55, assigned to the undersigned all the stock in 'rade and debts of the tirm of Hall A Brother, to be applied to the full satisfaction of certain debts, liabilities, and engagements of said lirm of Hall V' Brother, and the surplus to pay and distribute 'ateably among such of the remaining cred :,o-s of said firm as shall within six months from v.'d -.i-th day of February, lt.?5, execute and de liver to said Baruch Hail full and absolut' re h i-i- of all indebtedness to them respectively by sa d Baruch Hail, surviving jurtner as aforesaid. Notice is therefore hereby given to such credi tors of srid hrm of Hal! ft Brother, or said Baruca Hall, surviving partner, as may desire to partici pate in the benetit of said assignment to execute *nd deliver to said Baruch Hall full and absolute releases as aforesaid, within the period of six (uouths from said 2sth dav of February. 185j. RICHARD WALLACH, Trustee. je IT?eotAugit'th BOOT AND SHOE STORE REMOVED. i MiOKGE BREMER has removed his well kuown Gentlemen's BOOT AND^bjLm SHOE Store and Factory from 11th street. SHI between Pa avenue ana E street, to Pa f avenue, a few doors above WiHards' Hotel. He is prepared in his new premises to give satis, faction to all. G. B. has by dint of "reatcarein purchasing his stock, employing none out A No. 1 workmen, and by his capacity to lit his customers so as to have his work set very easy on the foot, while 11 al^ ways exhibits the mo*t fashionable style, earned a reputation in his business second to that of no other custom-work boot and shoe maker iu the Union. He solicits the patronage of ail and his terms wi 11 be most reasonable to all. Jy ?b?tf 0O YOU WANT FIRST RATE ICE cream ? Go at once to ARN V. Bridge street, Georgetown, he was awarded a MEDAL by the Metropolitan Mechanics'lnstitute,for ick creams watmk icks, and cakes. mav*5? ICE?ICE?ICE! fHARLES WERNER, on Pa avenu?, oppo site Browns' Hotel, will keep, throughoni the season. an ample supply of JMtioone's l**- t D L, which he will sell, on call, in any quautitiw at the lowest rnU?, jfiay :j# EVENING STAR. DRU^KENNE8S IN NEW YORK. The police court - of that city are f>m>y now a-day, with trie investi^ati ? w ease? %risi n>; under thv reeeutly-enarttcd anti-liquor !p? On Mor i v i:.? Mlowtrg proceedings. <rnieh we fvn tV* New York T.iouJ.e, took i V e : A Ta- .lodge caiie ? the ram* of Perry Sap >n. u Here [ am wido uW;ik? ana full i! flea.-, n.spouiert .? ? tth'etlc six-foot?sr. who had bee looking wi.h wideraUe interest upon th proceedings MS ?pp?ngtoii was u young man of ;ih< at twt uty-two years, quite l.roure>i in the face. His features were i artiallv hid den by a h. av\ b?ard of about .1 week s growth. He w is dressed in a jean coal, vent anu puui of a i hnudlo ?olor. a r d tiannel shirt, and in ?owhide boote, with solos fully an inc.' thick In his hand he held the remains of an >>ld light -!ou died tiat. lie approach d the railing. ?? If nnybedy want* me bad, je;t trot em out;" .said Mr. Sapping on 'You are charged. Mr Supfiugiua, ?wit having been fcui.d drui.k i;i the street.' " War'* the man that ser I havn t a rigir 1 to get drunk if 1 want to' I'm a Mericau. " It happen? to he an offence against 'be 1 iw in New York to be found drunk " Su much the wuss for the law. W? iin t -uch foois whar I cum from, down in Ke? tucky." I -'Then you are from Kentucky ?" " I was born thar. but was raised in Dunk , !in county." " Where is Dunklin county " I reckon you liaint traveled much in Mis i souri. Why. it's down in the southeast. It was located on swamp land, because thar wasn't room for it eny whar else in the State, t It's an almighty country. Judge?that are 1 southeast?snakes, fever ;*nd ague?lean nig gers, yaller gal'', and Democrats is the princi pal products of the sile. You've never been I there. Judge, have you " No; I have not " "Well, I allowed you hadn't. I wouldn't adv ise you to go. Il you should go thar by way of variety, don't make a long stay 1 -tnid so long that it took me twelve years to get strength enough to get out of the d?1 swamps." .Say, sir, swearing is not allowed in court. You must not indulc in profanity." " Excuse me, Judge, but I can't never think of Dunklin county without wautin' to swear. I never was so glad of anything in my life as when [ put up in Ellenoy.r' The officer who arrested Mr Sappington then gave his tc.-tiinony He stated that alu-ut !2 o'clock 011 Sunday night h" saw Mr. Saj - pington walking down one of the principal streets in a very irregular manner. He sud denly sheered off and ran af^ul ot a barber pole. He then commenced abu-ing liie plt<. and u~''d threatening language toward the Mile, foi if- unwarrantable asrault hi?u while peaceably goiig al >ng the st.uets. The officer thcu volunteered to take Mr. Sapping t"i, - part, and told him tha* if he wnul'l ac company bim he would Irve the e-sau!*irig ; : rty (the barber s jwle) lu tho hands of an officer. Alter some persuaa'on Mr S. acqui esced. and the officer brought him to th? sta tion bouse, by which time be was so drunk that he wa.< unable to stand ?? What U your ^u-iness, Mr. Sappington ?' ased the Judge. ?? I come v ith a drove "What kit i of a dr-vo r " Thai w j. aright -mart chance ot oxen at d a slight pprtnkliu' of c?.ws '? i>id you come with the drove from 111 ? >*1 tlO'.S : " Y s. sir, I reckon I did; and i rode shanks i.inre all th. way, except when 1 r^deone*.' the oxen by w.iy of variety. But the an'ma.s wasn't broke for roiin'. I didn't make a heap by the change Judge, y ?u iidn t never t y f .oti i' it tvvclv o hundred milcj, did you f N'>. J hcV. r did ?? Well, by the time you've been over halt the giouau you'll allow tua' it's rather tryin' u? a ui 'n's underpiuin' " Mr. Saj'piagton. wheve lid you purchase youi 'iquor<" ?? Tui r's ouly one place thrt I know of to get it.'' " Whtrc s thatv' "At the whi-ky shops and tfivern* of court." ?? What I v.*ish to ku-><v is ,he particular shop or storo or hotel where you purchased the liquor." ?? Y u ro t'K) mueii for mo th.rr, Judge. T' ir's ibout as mauy bar-r^oms in York as inar's customers." "Ac how m my planes you did you drink ?? I o;ui.k t a heup ot 'eui?but Lstore that T .irunk wunst or twLte out of ^ bjttlc that I brought with me fn^ui El'eroy." ?? Wnere did you purchase ?.he tiquor thai you had in your bottle ?*' " In Jersey, Judge. When I squeezed a'l I could out of that I started out among the bar rooms." " What kind of liquor did you drii k >-' "Cano juice. Juage; I never drink ai y f?ther kind. I shouldn't have drunk ihat but I was most powerful weak. I was right smart sick for a day or two after I g >t bere^ 1 thought a little rum would warm my stumuck But whar's the use of askin' all these ques tions ?" ?? The reason is that I' > law a person found druiik is obliged to state where he procured hi- liquor, if he knows." ?' \\ 1 I don't know ; I reckon you've ^ t t*u u_& uk now." ? q .i . ii. Y'oU finod "eu .Jul lu. ?1Ju 1 ge. ... jvu cad thai a''doin'things . ?>?|U tr witii ?ii angers ? ?? That. Mr. Sappiogtoii, is th present law " Then 1 must iet loose au X, must I ' " Ycs, sir; or be imprisoned for ten day ' ?? Tnen 1 reckon Til disgorge the X. i m afraid that beia' beho.d the bars might be in jurious to my coustitooshun. Mr. bappington here handed the clerk an eagle. '? 1 s'pose that '11 answer, wont it ?" '? It is all right, sir. You are now i ? , and i I hop* th'* Jexperience will bo a saiutary Us i -on to you. ' ** i r ckuii, Judge, the inducemcutf lor tlie population in the Wit 10 emigrate to YorL iState i^u't mucu." '?Possibly not. Mr. Sappington" Mr. Sappington opened >ie gate r-.nd pass ?<! out.-idc the bar. H?. then suddcn.y stojp.'d aud said : "Judge, if thar is any law against ehav ?' tobacker I hope you wont fiue me more tu Mt four bit-1 a chaw. Mr. Sappington then made his exit. There being no further business, the court took a recess until 10 o'clock. Ought we to Fas im Chuu* hThe New York Churchman must have been at a loss iii fault finding when it seriously eutered upon a crusade against the use of fans in church-'*, denouncir? the usage as in itaelf irreven ut and in contravention of Christian principles? " an act of gross irreverence, not to say im piety." We devoutly pity the good genth - man who owns such a conscience, unles- he happens to be as cold as marble aud hard as stone, which he surely must be to hold such doctrines in this climate in the melting, scorc h ing, burning months ot July aud August. The editor reau> his position on the fact that the Drolessjt* of Christianity should crucify the flesh and practice sell-denial, and there fore should not fan themselves during the hours of divine workhip. We opine that would be little capacity tor aevcti^n if the suffocating tempeiature of the house were n t counteracted by tha use of the fan ?Ar. V. Com. Adv. THE WIDELY STAB. This Pamll'? iM Naw., talnlng i ^mwnfWTrflafi <lnfwdlmj than cm be found la uy <U> U pubU?> oa oa Satut* day moraine rtun. Single copy, per ? TO CI CM Ft*?Pop1? IS Ten copies ???? * '<? Tw??f mftm. ; is ICT Cm. i?*t a lawvj i* avta are. irr **?ri|rleeepl?? 't? wrapper* )cu. >* *? at rhe '?'Minter. lir.w* dfrat ??v aft- r the lata* of tn? pap*r. Pru a?Tsavi Czars. PoiriAfTiM wLor-' -*?iae*n*? will h iLovk! a commtwN of fwre*uy pri* *: a a.not vrtr*e sKunro. (FromifceWfU^m^1*1 i l>r A'.aaacdei K Marshall. hotter *> *V .Mmorr.t Tom. fd unc? ? 2n\o<\ % IWvratic party is the preaem ' " uuky) .natnet, ii u !r lwJ ^ -??on, M , *??? l>"uwcratic n- ? ^ , * <*k- >. he * .* .*? ?nforttt at * * uater th- Jf ?4' Tl H W ^ ' { ifF .veua. .? Kiub J?*ellle. aad t. *** utleiuai; t?./r ^ tfu Joct u * ? ' v'Hiiit n Y?? ail kickaiiuiug -mne. W.wllry ia a - lidnte far vttoruey *u?- ?? ?. id h .4 v?ai i4 Nwbolr 'viih for tb* ?rl ?f ai ?ie?--i*r tht i?>ple,*hcaDr M - *? 1 ;.U def nnikatloa lo repiy. and di i ?? * withstanding W 4 out of plac. * "??? raano*'- owning ?pe?eh. a- 1 Ma.uall ' towed; bat when 1 " ii jni>> ? far fly1' after ?&? f<4U?.>..g ma ucr. 11 ?* Mid : . - " It should he noted that in w?id??f. he hsd not allndeu to thr a*" cw the j.uc* oi the latu>r was the r* in ?. u>ablo. Said Mr WoolUj, 'he # ittem-i.i <*y? that. i. I Iiw his age. I w.l ?}***? mT opinions ui certain if J nu> age. .nd do a. W ha* do e, I ahall hang* xv opiuione a r, '''"J U"<B* ?* '-Uitn^ iobi<i *Tt of cufn l?oc? tl e ^ci. IkniHu kuow wh< ? r* h'.c >. " ^ * ? ' will inforu. uiu. it euuicr tui.? <o ??no jobn*P?^u* wuo ? fuU W'lodoj. l"* '* ? a tkn c nt ui .u ?? u'jartr "I ID inati. and t t ^ j hetce ho ia-? be ^.IJonn ^V"a Ina, an^ h-nre i r>"bir. ^."n* ?>? 0nTh^ ^t^^l'tQen. i* my ^-n.r.d Mr^ W Ttion turnm6 to bim. Mr ? ? * certain 4uestii/U to put to hi? couv * Humor h is b busy with e urtn til*S" IT ?itioalopin' ns. It it tru?! that h.< i ?sine coup in Kllick who. a? minor wa a warm, devoted, and rampant W bi? up U> 1M I* thia the aamc eoosin wao. i:. profewad to renounce hia Wtaggery. and come .,ver to the Democratic party ; -id cm? ra.-o iw principled * Is this tb? aame coaain Lilu k who, in 1844 docl.ired m tbi. rbat, in hid heart of keart^, he b'ited Mr Clay ami loved U> hate him ' It tb:? ^*e ?an.o tv,uMn Eilick who, in 1*47, deommaed toe Native Americau party ^nd its principles, u- - daring it U? be a miaerable facti n wn .^ principles were unfit for this aw? *J,J to the American ia?tituUona. and w^icb bad a fit representative in the miserable Trabno and do I now behold this same coiiu Kl lick not only advocating the principles wticli he then d?n'junced, but in a form t tbou?^ and time* mora objectionable and ol> v xi??n* Is this the samo'couain Eilick who waa a dcm?.?cratic candidate CorCongro*- iu lft4< . -..d for wh..m I (then a boy) boated wl.<-.. I was raised upon the *h?ulder? of a brawny Irish man wno badr uie barral. f?" ?*>y c ap|n tllkk. what arc you ? I must illoetr?.u p ur position. I have heard of a tentleW wa?. had a very choice b~cl ?>oTnter do? and having a liM-r of hue pups he promised 'Ci d ouo to his friend, wh ? li\od & -? four or t a uiile* distant- J* ?ue i J? called his >escro servant Ja* k. and to 1 nic u? take one of thofe pupa, with his coi?>hin??nta |r! Mr. Jorea. Jack put the pup r a ?aia bi?c aud bUrtwl off but on the way h- sWpj* I jt a little grocery t*y *b? way-id to g.' a drink Laying dowu lis baj, ouu.iie. somo wajes discovered what w.*a in it. a?. I, t cm the pup, they put a pig in it-' P^?? * having g< t his drnk. took up a\c ba^ -.rd st lited on hisjoarnay Having a -rivw Mr Jones's house, he mad? know-. i^Ui. gentle man lb** object ??f uis visit. 4*r. .lon^a. high.j ielichted ai he prcnent. took ^.oSd ct the bag. uuu dmp'ving -"t its CuateaU, out .-am tb? Pi? both puitiae Hiprt^-d their asb.i i I.enu, aud, vuAly. Mr. a ut:ie ml ? ii?' ?. t'-ld Jack to ako thr pig back to uia?ter, ^ad tali Mm ."at to <iiu apt aa*. 1,1 On hi.? return iatk again aU>ppe.i at the i^rorery to cc*. iuotaer dnuk- Tt t ^ tix k the p'g out ot th' ha? a rctii. ueu i' ? ?.up When Jack Oot h-rnt n? b.'.d maat?*. wh -t had han.?ened. His ma?ter was ia Hire indignant, ana a.-k^d Jack if ha did not kn-.w a pup from a p^. T kiig hold of t^ bag h. it bitt-.m alde up, ah^n out fell the r.op. Pointing bis finger iit the i up and lr k iiur r-teiniy atJatk. he aakod : 4 I> y?"? *}? "hl:\ p.?. j?? ?-.i j* ?7 har l ia ?>rv*o?nd ^i^wiii-bn.oti* a dexclai? ? " For 0?d sake n. u? be pr or i T ?? when he eh'waesNow. cr'i LUick. ? -d M. W., wh-t ar-you-pig ?r pup Our infuruuints, a couple off in nde tr n J.'ssjtaiine. *ry tiir court-house w - stariQ g wh u thoy left ; but they :ire cort i that i? -houi th?t weut up saook that eui'j -e to <?" foundtt M. xbU is what we call ?geu ^g LlluL." Tak Sis STRjttr?Irs KtMEPr awn I'i < VUIHI ?Tho New York Tnbuiio ? >rs t follow "v; simple directions to be followed ii r mediately in toe appear Ance of an ,:tUck <f -?tt.. .tr.'ke: Give tne sufferer stimulants of ' randy r mm nia. or tuo tno togethar; .*dm: i^e 'hem Const iitl^ ard fre.'.* *ii ?uuwa * ;? - .?f turning aenaibility?i ioingthi<t! u lail. or no danger of intoxLvt it. g^?a i. y w ?* particularly?apply mus' dp j jy ti:? r?hest. abdomen ?nd ?-*tr?n?ifios i;.- p; hi- held bathed w ,h ao'it-a >cf ol Co.d r Tin fj.- -t i ;*? ? ntitlve." ^ ?'! ** ti hM straw hats, <*;?', ? vet ? lie'" ? -ri; in^idi ? n th< top *?f head '*r-.* -t i -u!i ii. oi.-i) "it ..i s< r.i a in' ut littag. ?v . ? :i I . !,i,j- t !? ur.-l * ? 't j i pi. - !?r,rt irr' ?? 1-I J?u* i. it i e ?* ?niM.?u -t i; clitn te. ^n ^ng i . ? ? .???' iheca ia a ir?.aiol i ? 'J ? ? | '? ,i . i. ?? .t i < *> t 'irrc'if, pei -? l - .?? :. ?> tiiu 'loois, * wavs '???.? (i - -> < , *1 a^. ' six . -s ea.h i ac.o. u by bu*in ; i* 1 in the s '-'eta th?y wear lHr*eco:iC sbip? i ita. mid* >fth pith of the Sol* tr- . whic.. .* ?igl cork These hat- n.ive, ?u m.juu up r u.e ;he top to procure the free circulation In order to resuicita a ui?n fi im t.? e fro t'und cama roup Jt> toLii, fla^gelation with -witches or small whipakaa beo^ iu India, as in cases of narcotising with opium Art Item.?The boatou Gaiette g. /efl tb following item : A few mouths since, a lady iu this city. >iu her wt-ii'linj day. received fp?Tr? ? 'rienH in New V rk a ver) shabby i< jkinic picture, with the v*iah tha it tuigat adorn her parlor. It was so obscure tl> tt one cou'd scar. ? tect the outlines of tbe figures whi. h it epre scnted, but hi unt of the giver it w s p?!rt to be rtstoreu. Wbile there, an Eagbahm-tii saw it und offered fifty dollars for i, wnich offer was refused bv the lady on aocount of tU) being a gift. Tha Englishmen urged his offer, and calling upon the lady, aaid he should re gard it as a favor it she would allow him to present her one hundred dollars and take tho painting. Of courae she refused, when he in creaaed hia bids gradually from one handred to one thousand, and finally a?ked her to aet i.. own price, *a it w-? one of s'< p?iutiu"< uy Morillo wo of which were d- trny y fire, an-i tnree of wbich were in i^arof-, oo certain ia he oi thia. that he stands il readi ness to pay aa high at $10,000 for the painting, quite a prattv Fum for a youag bnde. An original Munlln. at ike sale of the late Mar shal 6oult a gallery, brought upwards of eigh teen thousaivd dollars ' ? MJ. John, where did/on get that loater a hat * " Plaaae your honor.' >Aid John, 4,ita one eff yovr'a that mimes rave me yesterday when you ware ia town."