Newspaper of Evening Star, August 13, 1855, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated August 13, 1855 Page 4
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EVENING STAR. The Knickerbocker for July has the follow ing beautiful "Eastern Allegory." His from the pea of the laiy of Mr- Sparks, the eminent American historian : THE BECOBDDTG AH0EL8. ?'Two Angels c'.ear on every 8ool attend, And watch, with patient waiting, on each hand, One with soft eve of hope, and one of fear; ,u And both, with'love intense, a golden rrcotd bear. "And when that precious soal with love doth Those'loving eyes with holy lustre shine; Then doth the right hand Angel whisper low 4 'Tls ours forever!' and with seal divine Condrm the good, for good can ne'er decay, BM. all immortal, wing to heaven its war. "Bat if Suspicion dark, or fearful Wrath, Trouble the liutrs of thone sinless eves. left hand An rcl of Mu'9 ptth In weep! ?g silence writes, and sad surpnse: But holds annealed still the golden Una, ??-? And on hh hopeful brota r leans awhile: / F<tr if that soml rtptut, the heavens shall smile, And swift that record ftsde in light dlvtes; And only Sorrow weep to leave eo fltlr a shrine." A BSAUrii UL FIGU2JS. At summer eve, when Heave*1'* etherial bow Spaa* with bright arch the glittering hills below, Why to yon mountain turns the musing eye, Whose sun-bright summit mingles with tbe sky? Why do those otifs of shadvwy tint appear Mote sweet than all the landscape smiling l_. 'Tls distance lends enchantment to the view, And robes tbe mountain in its azure hue. Thus with delight we liuger to survey The promised joy* et lifrN unmeasured way: Thus from ater, each <tlm discovered scea? More pleasing sterna thaa all the past has been, And every form that fancy can repair From dark oblivion glows divinely there. [Campbell. Ths Natcrajuzation Laws is Qrkat Brit ACT'.?CiiU^nship in Great Britan is not so difficult to be attained as might be Imagined, there id some delay and unnecessary routine to be preformed and rather heary expenses in. the way of fees to be prorided for, as in common with everything in which the English Govern ment has a finger, bet the provisions of the law regulating naturalization are on the whole very libera! In the statute 7 and 8 Victoria, e. 66, entitled "an act to nniend the laws re lating to aliens," it is directed that the appli cant must tend to the Hume Secretary a me worial, praying far the grant, and setting forth the name, age and profession of the ap plioaat, whether married or single?if any children or nolr?of what friendly State a na tive?and if he intends to continue or reside in the United Kingdom. This memorial must be substantiated Ly a affidavit of tbe petition er, and the declaration of four house-holders of good repata, affirm itory of his responsibility and loyalty. A certificate of naturalization is then issued, which untitles the person to vrhom it is granted the right to vote, hold free .iold property, and all the other immunities and privilege of a British subject, except that of a sest in the Legislature or the Privy Council. The coat of procuring this certiAeato amounts to nearly thirty dollars. Ths Latest Dodo b?The latest case of obtaining money by fal?e representation oc curred a few days since. A man in this eity advertised for a partner with a certain amount n(capit.-il. The advertisement was answered by a iuan named Jobnson, who, after several interviews and an introduction to a'i acquaint ance of th3 man who a partner?said acquaintance being very prvfase in his friend's praise for honesty and integrity?Johnson con cluded to enter into a p trtnership. As soon V the proper paptre were drawn up. John son '? partner desired two hundred dollars to purckS^e goods with it in New York. Johnson was Uf rti>e the money the next day and send it to his partner by Adams' express to a cer tain hotei in New York?he desiring to go in the evening train. The next day Johnson in company with the friend of his partner, de posited the money, properly directed, in the express office. His friend* left the same day for New York, put up at the hotel where the xaoney was sent, registered his name, and re ceivea it from the proprietor of the hotel. This was on Tuesday, since which nothing has been heard of the m>ney or the partner and his friend.?Pk*l. Ledgtr. X3* An acute, *??t severe judge, once remark ed to a jury: '-The counsel hits raid. I think this, and I believe that.' A counsel has no right to say wh?t he thinks or what he believes: but since he haa told you, gentlemen, his be* lief, I will tell you mine; that were ycu to be lieve him. and acquit his client, he would be the very first man in the world to laugh at _ ?! jOtt. MOVEMENTS OF OCEAN ITKAMERI. Awn*. Leans For Day. Union Havre v.New York..Aug. 1 America Liverpool Boston Aug. 4 Ariel *ew Urk Havre Aug. 11 Washington.N**w York South'pton.Aug. if Pacf/le Liverpool New York.Ang tt Ncrth Mar. ...liavie llernauro ^ouihampton..New York. Ang IS Asia Boston Liverpool.. Aug 16 Baltic ...New York Liverpool Aug. ? Union >pw Ywtk Havre Aug. Bf CT1 The California steamers leave New York ea the 5th and 20th of eath m^k - ARRIVALS at fruvcifal hotels. Browns* Mstal?t.t. A m. nova. Dr Maccubbla. Md L M Cokes 9C j 1 Seaacer, do A Smoot, do W H Barclay, Va W Mure, La J T Slmpaoa. Ala J C Lanier * lady, Tens W A ?frnp?on, do LA Bickhard and lady, H L WiL-ipeon. do SC T H Gary. Md 8 K Talmage, Ga R Kstep. do i M Oar land, Va O H Shannon, Is J Good-.d^e, do D P Woodbury, WC G Elsworth, Ala R Winans. Md * Elsworth, do T W iaano. do H' Taylor. N Y T B Scbaeffer, USA B W Ballamay, Fla 8 D Sbaeifurd, Mi 8 RethsrffaiM, Ala W H Sweeney Mo 8 Nandburger, do SB Spruit, o H N Klli, Ga C A McKvoy, Vs K J Armstrong, Va D Pa R W V as sen, Ala J Qulnckei, do T C Kuttle, do D Caleman, Ala 8 Turner, do W 11 Wright. Tean J T Tanner, do A Uungerford. Jr, Ga J W Slop, do G R Perk. Ala A W South worth. Teas it B Peebies, do S P Willeley, Pa M C Smith, do J D Harvey, Va 8 Abernethv, do 8 R Dnmnroch, Md A T Matthews M! O Moore, Pa tt M Peitlboue, Ala G Young. Mo J Bums, do 8 Mi'ctell, Md E E Tharui a, do AS Dylan, SC W A Llulvcb, NC Hoa J L iWor, O E Duffer. Tenn F H llooke Mi W C Duffer, do D Owen,lady A child's, J Dawson A lady, NC Ala M m F w Dudley, do D Barnard A lady, do *< P H Whltlock, Mi M Meyer, Ala A T Mathews, do Klrkwaod JMouao?h A a. iixtwoos C H J<lo?d, Pis P HasLje, Fla tt 8 NY D F McCrarv, do T MeSpeOdon, do R Small, Miss ? Chesr-e'. 8 M Houston, NC D H Tiobs, DC J 11 Jeukiss, NC J B liuifcLes. MlSk? L A Lipnuu, Pa J Winston Va J Bowes, Md DtTC Mercer, Md M Conoelly. Mass J White A Iv, Va ? K BarUett, Wis J W Builock, Hy TP Sampson, Pa H B Yancey, do i 8 Wilner, do T W Feild i Uornags, Mass B 8 Feild O Ko?'dsa, Tex J D Beckham and lady, F C ILurii, SC HP Brooks, Ir, Ps Lt J D Read and lady. W Brocket, Va DSN B F Joelyn, Mass L L Smitu. NY R 8 Bu'ler, do J Maita, Me .*>, Willardi' llatal?s.a. A;. c. wtLLARi. fl Crawf jrd, DC G C Penniman, Md J B Mayer, Pa C 8baler, U8M JO Moor-, Ml J Rowlett, Va Miss E P Moerr, do P Vincent, Jr, Pa J P BtPaps. do J M Oksly, do Mn ? D tV iUard. Vs CH Rsilev^ Kv Mrs 8 1> Ukkln?on. do Miss M K KaiW- do NN S R Dickinson,do Dr J C Riley, DC M i?s F A Swoope, Ala A H Clemenu, do C C Swooytj. do 8 Katie*, do S R Swoope, do J A Buc kner. Va Miss Pbinlzy, ("a C D Eos by, do Q WUlarS, NY PA Laii.bert, Pa T)r McCUnaban, U9N D P Moral A son, da SMWifc?tV? E Pittman, Va 2 Mastars Wilson, do C Murdough, Md WPiiM?f> R aited States Hotel?a. s. raoiiit. MtaaCat Vl / H'lUoa, Va J J <?&*?* Mr*4 {(nlNWna, NC GLKiddd^ UStockWtYS HVau7!!*r*f J L Smith, CogJI J Bro. kett C. a* tt C Gmmmw, L? CMsMUtow, MssS McLean, NC Miscellaneous. June *, 1855. '* pPOPQftALS win be received at this depart ??tH th? SKth day of August next, it 12 finishing (wrought, fitted. end wivered in a proper state to put into the building) ?U the material for the exterior walls of the south wine of the extension of the Treasury Deportment building which will ho either granite er marble, ?? may hereafter be determined. The bidder, whoee bid is accepted, to have the privilege of furnishing the material for the outside of the re mainder of the building when Congress may have made the necessary appropriations for Its construc tion. provided that at that time it is deemed for the interest of the United States to give it to him. The depart meat reserving the right to reject the proposals hereby Invited, should the interest of 1 the united States require It. The stones must all be wrought to the dimen- I sions, sizes, models,4c., which may be furnished [ by t bis department, by which all measurements will be governed. J?.ni!b^?-rt tbe e*t?1or the walls ofVaual^hil? w J^in ^ndow openings I ln thrrt aPP*r "torTw aud ' SEEftSS * e5i5?e ",mUar t? tbe the pn?ent build i without the architrave and frieze. un tbe remainder of the exterior walls, the co? amns andantee, their capitals and bases, the enta blature and balustrade, thr window and doordres k.?32i *c>?yle of architecture of the present building, so fir as ornament is concerned, will be preserved throughout, with the exception of the I door and window openings, which may be varied, ?*eept those in the east end of the two wings. The sizes, shape, and dimensions of the columns, antae I ****?> *?*! <-?>* section of the entaWure and balustrade will be the same as in the preeent Duualnp. It ot granite, the shaft of the columns may be either in one or three pieces of equal length. The base and capital of the columns and antae will i ?"lh ** !? oa* Plec?- The architrave of theentab lature will extend in one length from centre to cen tre of antae or column, and those over the latter to be composed of but one block, with both sides Md bottom wrought, together with such parts of the top as may be required. Those over the antae, tbe outer free and the top and bottom edge The face of the ashler must be perfectly wrought to the sample, with all the necessary heads, re-' bates, returns, Ac., required. The beds, builds, *c., rough hammered to the square. All re bates, mouldings,, ornamental and bevelled work must be clean wrought , and agreeably to the direc tions given by the superintendent. ? * niarble is used, the shafts of the columns may be in four and five pieces; the architrave in one length from centre to centre of thecolumns or antae; | but over the former may be composed of three *?parate Diaen, one Ikying flatwise, forming the underside and the llrst member on each ed<*e; the other two standing on edge; forming the inside I and outside frees of the same. Those over the antae must be ia one block. I u T^? mea*?rement of the material and work de livered, and the payment thereon will made agree ably to the following form and schedule, and all bids must be made accordingly. Schedule or rule for the measurement of materials II > be delivered, viz: Cornice,per foot in length, including cost of I k am? workmanship $ Architrave over column. Including cost of . freight, and workmanship Arcbitraveoverantae, including cost of stock freight, and workmanship Capitals of columns, each including cost of stock, freight, and workmanship Capitals of antae, each, including cost of stock, freight, and workmanship Bases of antae, each, including cost of stock, freight, and workmanship Bases ?f column, each, inducing cost of ?nd workmanship shafts of column, ia one piece ;, including xmanship.. cost of stock, freight, and worf shafts of column, In three or more pieces, including cost of stock, freight. and work manship * Plain steps, (with a cross section of'i 7 by 0% to 8 inches,) per foot in length, incla ding cost of stock, freight, and wwkman ?nip Plf^rm;?' wide, length not exceeding 10 fret, including stock, freight, and work> manship, per superficial foot of surface | leen F"uy rreater width than 8 fret,' up'te'u fret, an increase of price per superficial root for each additional 3 inches of width of <*thetoUding wh'o^' width does not exceed three times their thickness will be measured as follows; The stock in all stones whose contents do ?c?Wcfeet, will be measured ' and paid for by the cubic contents, at per cubic foot a 8t??e* ?jceeding'ao fret k^d not ex ,feet> for e?ch additional ^ an additiomdprice of, per cubic foot. For all atones exceeding 70 cubic feet in con tents, for each additional foot an additional price of, per cubic foot ?f greater width than three times erC T)U ^ an additional The work on the above will be nwunmi paid for by the superficial foot. For each snc?r ScWfoo.of tine luuaa?* gtM1!e ZXkSS, U B.0"0" "%HggSfl?. , Vissas&s1 B",ra FZJ^J*?iu .ba?U' end?. Wks', ic '"hara- e on foar nld** hls under thSfift^.2 ?*?T ?f inering; ISSed. * '"U,d,rt ?f the 4^ S*?!*'th? to^of the ashler must be ham merod mi the most perfect manner, a&rreeablv to ? f^?Ve furnlsLt d r Ji ^ f - sorface seen will be meas * #fc" 8aperficial foot. to tS beds.'bulld3, becks, Ac., foil tothe square, m per same, ? per superficial taM***"" !" ** robb6d' per cent, is to For cent additional per liT?? ? perficlal foot. ?aeh arris on same, ?? cents Der UnMl fw ntr ^,twor; but to apply only to the g*cut off from the square work, and which is in oneasurea ln the plain work. -5SSiS?S7?fit?S:ui"wwk' ????? and me,V-ST SSlL^LS1? amount of the work done ?;,chf2s' ss>ijMSBatgaar retalned antu the com alfltioa <>f the contract and aocptanoe of the work ?c., bf the superintendent aforesaid. ' Contracts will be awarded only to master build m BM,P"n*'nt thereof, ex cept by consent of the Secretary of the Treasure will be a forfeiture of the same reasury, Kvery proposal niost be accompanied by a writ signed by two responsible pJiSi "f? m 71}* d^rtct attorney or jud ^e of the said district) that the bidder will ~ cornetW accepted, enter into a contract and bood, with proper and sutllri^vir thousand dollari, Vrt 5^?isipssiof th*8ju,ie-,f f?r ^e wbpte work, and of a nroportionate amount if Tor a part thereof. Any Information touching the mat SSSiSJn? ^ by a^Plicatloa 10 the jTnaisury ^ 'eceived up to the afore h^ fhT^^h W*? Md deliTerinJf at the xlte, by the perch, the rough stone for the foundation J* are* ?f *ai<^ building, and must be?f the very best description for that purpose They will be required in such quantities and at such times as will be roost for the convene It the operation on the work, and in quality, to the entire approval of the superintendent. Vhe de 2TSlCtb# rtijht to reject the proposals Mtod If the interest of tbe United SUte* should require it. The proposals most be sent to this department directed to the su^rlntendent. under cow to the Secretary of the "^casury, (endowed *? Materials far the Treasury Bmtldtng MxUntia*,'') and will be ?opened at one o'clock, p. m., of tLe last day fixed for receiving the same, la the presence of the bidders, if any choose to attend. Baoairer Richmond. V?.; Sentinel, Alexandria, Ja?; Intelligencer and Star, Washington, D. C Sua and Republican, Baltimore, Hd? Pennsylva v J Philadelphia; Day Book and Sun, Lw ito^onjArifos, Portland, Me.; Patriot. ttSS^L : " i^1 . 1*2' Albany N. Y., two *ixty Kill to be sent to secretary of the Treasury. s_? A. H BOWMAN, Sontof Treasury Building Extension. KK! w vPi, ^ fRANCd TAYLtf*.' Information for Travelers. IT BAIL80AD PHUSCT TO THE WMT I between Washington ud bat 17^ boars Busing Tine between Washington taft Cincinnati 27 hottre!! moves tickit* in ctacti n n ? AO III WASHIKSTOH. - THE baltimokTAND OHM>.|UU. A ROAD hsvinggrestlyimproved.its Western connection, now otter* the fullest InducementsU> Travellers between WA8HI NOTOT~ BALTI MORE, and all portion, of the WE8T, NORTH WEST, and theSOUTHWEST. ffl The connection hrtwnsjihs Trains fro;m Wash/ lngton and the Trains bound West from Balti more in alway* promptly made at the Washington Junction (lately called the Relay House) t miles from Baltimore. This Is the only change of cars required between Washington and the OhloitverJ Baggage Is checked through to Wheeling at the Washington Station, and recheeked and trans ferred there, (with the passengers) without charge, tot those holding Through Tickets for points be ffii. The connecting Trains leave Washtngtoa yat6a. m. and 4ft p. m. On Sundays atthe latter hour only. At WHEELING direct tonmtetion Is made with the trains of the CENTRAL OHIO RAIL ROAD, running from Bellalre, on the Ohio, near Wheeling, through Cambridge, Zanesyille, and Newark, to COLUMBUS. These trains connect atNewark with thecals of the Newark, Mansfield and Sandusky Railroad for Sandusky, Toledo, Detroit, Chicago, St. Louis, etc. At COLUMBUS the C. O. Railroad trains con nect with the fast trains of th eLutU Miami Rail road to Xenla, Cincinnati. LoulsyUle, etc. At XENIA (on Little Miami Railroad) connection Is formed with the trains through Dayton, to Indian apolis, Terr* Haute, Lafayette, Chicago, Rock Island. St. Louis, etc. JIT" Passengers holding Through Tickets for Memphis. Ttcktburr. Nateke*, M1* Or I? anj, etc., which are also sold at Wash lngtoc?are trans ferred at Cincinnati to the Mail steamers on the Ohio. Tickets for Evansvllle, Cairo, and St. Louis are sold by this ronte. For CLEVELAND, and yia Cleveland to Toledo. Detroit, Chicago, etc., tickets are sold, when the Ohio Is navigable between Wheeling and Wellsyille (forty miles) where a connectieli with the Cleveland and Pittsburg Railroad Is made. Travelers are requested to notice that while this Is the only route affot ding Through Tickets and Checks In Washington, It is also the shofas^ mo?t speedy, and direct to nearly all the leading points In the great West. The distance from Washington to Cincinnati Is but 653 miles, being about 100 miles shorter than by any other nrcte! FARE. BY THROUGH TICKET, PROM WASHINGTON To Wheeling, 89 50; Colum bus, $13 65; Dayton, 815 50; Cincinnati, 818 00; Louisville, ov railroad, #16 05, W steamer Am Cincinnati, 818 00; Indianapolis,^17 90; Cleve land, 812 50; Toledo, 815 80; Detroit, f 1$ *k Chicago, 820 65 and 819 50: St. Lonls.fto0Oaad 825; Memphis^ 824^ New Orleans, 831; etc. .x int'uixi ?ir*? vriir<ui^i x ? rK?, 'JJ* FOR FREDERICK AND HARPER'S FERRY, MART1NSBURG, CUMBERLAND, BERKLEY SPRINGS, BEDFORD SPRINGS, PIEDMONT, OAKLAND,and FAIRMOUNT, fassengers may Have Washington at 6 a. m. or ft p. m. For the minor way stations between Baltimore and Wheeling, take 6 a. m. train from Washington. JO" F<* trains to and from Baltimore, Ana polls, etc.. see special advertisements. ' For further information. Through Ticket*: ice., apoly to TROMAS H. PARSONS, Agent, at Washington Station. JOHN H. DONE, Master of Transportation, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Baltimore, may 3?tf TO THE PUBLIC. THE STEAMERS MOUNT VERNON and BALTIMORE wiU stop at Al exandria, both day and night, and at the landings on the Potomac river: Fare by these boats, viz: To Alexandria 80 12# To Marbury's 100 To Cockpit Point 150 To Qoantico 1 50 To Sandy Point 1 50 ? To Aquia Oreek 2 00 Excursion tickets to Aquia Creek and return, In cluding dinner or supper, 82. A deduction on this charge will be made to parties of ten or more, wishing a daylight or moonlight Excursion. This will afford to our citizens a pleasant recre ation from the heat and dast of the city at very moderate rates. L REYNOLDS, Captain. WM. MITCHELL, Captain Either of the above boats can be chartered for Excursions, Towing. Ac., by applying to GEO. MATTING l,Y, Superintendent of'the Washing ton and Fredericksburg Steamboat Company. Jy M eoffw CANAL PAtKET~LiNE~TO POINT OF ROCKS. THE Canal Packet CONGRESS having been thoroughly repaired and put^Jgy--^-' ???_-fc in first rate order (the machinery being removed and horse power substituted) con tinues making her regular trips between George town and the above place. The Boat will leave the wharf of W. H. A H. G Ritterfor Point of Rocks on MONDAYS, WED NESDAYSand FRIDAYS at? o'clock a. m: and the Point of Rocks for Georgetown oa TU ES DAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS at the same hour, stopping at the different landings along the line for the reception and landing of passengers and freight, going and returning. The Boat will leave Georgetown at 7 o'clock a. m., and arrive at the head of the Great Palls at 11, Seneca at I, Edward's Ferry 3ft, Monocacy 5\. Knowlan's Ferry 6, and Point or Rocks at 7 o'cl'k p. m. Returning, leave Point at 7 a. m., Know lan's Ferry at 7ft, Monocacy 8, Edward's Ferry 11, Seneca 1, Great Falls 3ft, and arrive at George town at 7 p. m. Passage through either way 82. Meals served regularly on board the boat at mod erate^rlcee. CHARLES MERRILL, Capt. ORANGE fe ALEXANDRIA RAILROAD. GREAT SOUTHERN MAIL LINE! TWICE daily between WASHINGTON and the SOUTH, eta ALEXANDRIA, GOR DONSV1LLE and RICHMOND?no night line on Sunday. Leave Washington ft before 6 o'clock a m Leave Alexandria ft u 7 "am Leave Washington ft " 7 11 pm Leave Alexandria ft ? 8 " p m rasas by siobt limb. From Washington and Alexandria, to Gor donavlUe ......... 83 25 From ftordonsville to Richmond 2 25 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 Capon Springs, Warienton, Charlottsville, Staunton, Strasburg, Winchester, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Weirs Cave, Natural Bridge, Luray, New Market, Mid dleburg, Ac. raxBs bv mobhino limb: From Alexandria to Warren ton, > ? f 2 00 " " Gordonsvllle.* - 3 50 ? " Charlottesville, - 4 58 a <i Staunton, ? ? ? 00 " " Strasburg, - - 3 50 ? ? Winchester, - - 3 60 " " Luray, - - - 4 25 ? ?< New Market, - 5 00 " " Middleburg, - - 2 25 OMNIBUSES and BAGGAGEWAGONS will be at the Depot of th.^ Washington Railroad, to convey pa snengers and baggage to the Steamboat, for ALEXANDRIA, a distance of 6 miles, allow ing ample time for meals. H. W. VANDEGRIPT. Jy 14 Sen. Snpt. THE POTOMAC RIVER STEAMBOAT COMPANY'S STEAMER ALICE C. PRICE, CAPT. SAMUEL BAKER, WILL LEAVE WASHINGTON AT SIX o'clock a. m.,and ALEXAN- _ -IP"- ^ DRiA at 7 o'clock, a. m.? ? HSrTBBEC On TUESDAY MORNINGS?For Mattox, Curriomau, L. Machodoc, Piney Point, Kinaale, ind Cone. On FRIDAY MORNINGS?For Chapel Point, Wicomico, Leonard town, Piney Point, St. Mary's, and Cone. On WEDNESDAY, (returning)?Leave Cone at 4 o'clock, a. ra.,for St. Mary's, Piney Point, Leonard town, Wicomico, and Cnanel Point. On SATURDAY, (returning)?Leave Cone at 4 o'clock, a, m., for Kinaale, Piney Point, L. Ma lihodtx-, Currioman, and Mattox. Th3 A. C. Price will call at the usual landings on the river when signals are made. By order of the Board: JAMES P. BMITH, President. Alexandria, Va., June i, 1556. Je 15?tf STEAMBOATS CONNECTING WITH EACH TRAIN OP CARS ARRIV ing In Washington ar Alexan- __ _ ?. drla ?The Steamers THOS. COL-JfcmteSa. .YBR or GEORGE WAhHINGToK will make the above connections, lea?ing Washington at 6 a rn., for the Orange and Alexandria Cam, and con nect with the same train on their arrival, irr MEALS furnished on the boats. The Boats connect with all the tralna from Bal* tlmore. SAM'L GEDNEY, Captain, i nay 17?tf FOR MoiNT VERNON. ON TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYS.?FARE, round trip, 81; from Alexandria _ ~JI 1 w" 75 cents ?The steamer THOMAS CULLYER leaves Washington at ffTaail Alexaa dria at 9ft o'clock. Coaches leave the Capitol foi the boat at 8ft o'clock. Coach fhre 10 cents. Per sons wishing the coaches will leave their residence with George k Thomas Parker. RefMhhMMi on the boat. o?t ?-tf ^S-VM'L CEDNEY, Captain. Information for Travelers. THE If EW YORK ANO UmPOUL UNITED STATES 5E SHIPS COMPRISING m* tb? ATLANTIC, */? PACIFIC, vi BALTIC, utnuf ad*iatic7_ nMM Skip* havoteaoi boiltby? ,^-r? It tot OofimMt aacrleo; ofery cut tea tee* J* * oocatniltloe, ulatht eoginea. to i ud ipwl, Ml their MMmwh tions tor | in nnequalM te - ^vi- ? * ""5 SOCOMd Cutt) * ? Exclusive an of extra Bite state room, ? 9M From Liverpool to Now York, - IS and fW An experienced Surgeon attacked la each akin. An experienced Surgeon attacked la each aklp. . Ne berth can be seemed until paid for. i Fat freight or pasaage apply to EDWARDTt COLLINS A CO.r OS Wall street, New York. BIOWII, SHIPLEY A CO, LlvwpooL E. G. ROBERTS A CO.. IS King's Anna Yard, Lctetoi,. JOHN MUNROE A CO.. ~ M Roe Notre Dame Aaa Vlctolm, Paris. GEORGE H DRAPER, Havre. * The owners of tkeae sklpa will not be aecoanta U * 1J .11? *??"? ? Me for gold, silver, bullion, specie, lewelry, pre cious stones, or metals, unless bills of lading are aifned therefor, and the value thereof therein ex pressed. nor 16?ly . WASHINGTON BRANCH RAILROAD. CHANGE OP HOURS?Oa and altar Mon day, the 93d instant, the Trains will J^oave Washington at ? and 8)f a. a., and 3 and I* p. m. On Sunday at 4 ? p. m. Leave Baltimore at 4 jf aad $X a. aadlaad SX p.m. On Sunday at 4 Jf a. m. ap93?tr % T. H. PARSONS, Agent. ALEXANDRIA i WASHINGTON BOATS. THE Steamer GEORGE WASHINGTON will leave at the following hours. _ .-It. * k. Pare lSK cents. ,ftm$WFV The THOMAS COLLYER, when not other ways engaged, will make trips on the route at al ternate hours. Leave Washington at ?, 8, 9y, MX. and 7. Leave Alexandria at 7, t, 19#, 1#, 3*, *X, and S?The Boat will leave Alexandria at IX F* m . or immediately on th* arrival of the cars. Jy7?d JOB CORSON, TO ALL THAT VALVI THEI2 SIGHT. ISH Et> to call the attention to all that suffer with deflective night, caused by aze, sick ness and particti^uiy from glasses Injudiciously selected, fo his superior SPECTACLES ana GLASSES carefully ground by himself to a true spherical accuracy, and brilliant transparency, suited precisely and beneficially to the wearer ac rordlng to the concavity or convexity of the eje Ve^y numerous are the iU effects caused to the precious organ of sight from the commencement of using glasses In not being precisely suited, by the use of an Optometer; and the practice of many years, enables him to measure the focal disease of the eyes, and such gla?^?>s that are absolutely re Sjuired will be furnished with precision and satis action. J. T. acknowledges the very liberal encourage ment already obtained, and further solicits the pa tronage of those that have not yet availed them selves of his aid. Persons that cannot conveniently call, by send ing the glasses in use, and stating how many Inches they can read this print with their specta cles, can be supplied with such that will improve their sight. Innumerable testimonial to be seen; and iftfer enees given to many who have derived the greatest ease and comfort from his glasses. Circulars to be had grant., at his office. No. 512 Seventh street, three doom from Odd Fellows' Hall, up stairs. Nobbolx, September 7,1954.. Sir?The Spectacles you made for me suit very well, and ?eem to have Unproved my sight more than any other 1 have la'.ely tried. LITT. W. TAZEWELL. I have tried a pair of Spectacles obtained from Mr. Tobias, and llnd them of great assistance to my sight, and corresponding with his description of the focus. 1 recomiaend him ax a skillful opti cian. HENRY A. WISE. j ? - -m. m j ??>- --?T ?**V WOfc M possess, and 1 am tlie owner of eight or nine pair, carefully selected in. different places and from op ticians recommended to me on account of theli profeesional standing In England, France and the United States. I have been also pleased with your remarks and directions on the treatment of the eves^for the purpose of preserving and improv Resrectfully, yours, CHAS. CALDWELL, Professor of M. C., Louisville, Ky. LvifcnBuae, Nov. 10, 1854. Mr. John Tobias having furnished me with Glasses, by which I have been greatly aided (my vision navlng suffered greatly from reading at night In ray earlier life) It affords me the highest pleasure to'^ty that I consider him a skillful prac tical optician, and well prepared to aid those who may need his professional services. WM. B ROUZIE, Elder of Methodist Conference. WiL3fiHOTO!f, N. C., Jan. 97, 1654. Mr. J. Tobias: Dear Sir?I am happy to say that the Spectacles which 1 obtained from you last week are entirely satisfactory. From an inequal ity in the visual range of my eyes, 1 have hereto fore found great dirti. ulty In getting glasses of the 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 the clashes you furnished me are decidedly the beat adapted to my opes of any I have ever yet used. vByMp?ttmfeTr.feANE_ Rector of St. James' Parish. Department of Interior, May 7, IS55. From natural defects and the unequal range of my eyea, I have been compelled to use glasses for several years. I have tried different opticians without obtaining glasses perfectly fitted to my eyes. Four months since Mr. Tooias made two pairs especially for me, which I have found to serve me perfectly. By the use of his optometer he Is enabled to adapt Glasses minutely to the eye. I moot cheerfutly recommend Mr. Tobias to all having occasion to useglasses, aud bear my testi mony aa to his skill as an optician. HENRY E BALDWIN, Assist. Sec'y to sign Land Warranta. ]yl3?tf . MEDICAL DEPARTMENT OF GEORGE TOWN COLLEGE, Corner of Fond Twelfth its., Washington IHE next Annusl Couise of Lectures will com mence on Monday, the 5th of November, and end In March following. baculty: Noblb Yocxo, M.D.. Professor of Institutes and Practice of Medicine. FlosoiRDo Howitn, M D , Professor of Ob stetrics and the Diseases of Women and Chil dren. J ocnsost Eliot, M. D..Professor of Anatomy. Jambs E. Moboan, M. D., Professor of Aiedical J urlsprudence and Hygiene J. M. Snydbb, M. D , Professor of Surgery. BBnj.F. Cbaio, M. D.. Professor of Medical Chemistry and Physiology. Gfio. C. ScHAirria, M. D , Professor of Materia Med lea and Therapeutics. Johbsob V. D.JkliDDLBTO!i,M. D.,Demonstrator of Anatomy. vaas: For a full course 990 00 Matriculation, paid only once 5 00 Graduation .? 95 00 Demonstrator's ticket 10 00 The Preliminary course will commence Octo ber 1st and coutinue uniil November 5th. Lectures free to Medical Students. The Lectures will be delivered during the af ternoon and evening. This time of lecturing has been customary In tne College eln?e its establish ment, and is found to be advantageous to the stu dent. FLODOARDO HOWARD, M D. Dean, No. 3?2 F street north. au 4?lawtNovS REESE'S EAGLE PLUMBING AND GAS PITTING DEPOT. THE subscriber respectfully 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 at the late Fair of the Metropolitan Mechanics' Insti tute, and Is now prepared to furnish all who mav favor him with a call. Ris stock of GAS FIXTUR LS are unsuroasaed in the District. With his corps of competent workmen ho pridm despatch. " work daao warranted to give complete satisfaction. JOHN RELSK. iay?~tf corner fith st. aad Pvi"" T 1?*?? FIRST RATB ICR cream T Go at or - - r 'he was onco to ARNT. Bridge street, .. l,?^i... ? ?ss awarded a MhDAu by the M^opontaSJMechantes' lnatltuta,f0r icx otiiiu WATIR ICM, aadCAKM Wl.Mtf IftHltetl milLATlOR roi tii cm 01 A8TK9A COVIVIITUt NEW AMD TMAJ WONDERFUL 111 A WONDERFUL JIlMIHW ha H Mil by Dr. CoOi, of tbif etn, la toat at ConeumptloaTlsthma, aad al _fthe Luaga. Wereftrto Dr. CUKTlso ?? GEANA. or INHALING HYGEAN VAPOR AND CHRRRY SYRUP. With this MIT IBO ? ?a -?L - &/5RSS?'S?3a5?!22: stAjeot to the proo? of dlgastioa." The aaa is for sale at all the Druggists Ikiaagho oountry.?If. Y. DutckmamJmm. 14. The Inhaler is worn on the kreaet under the 11a m. mnmt (be least iaxamiti the beat of fhe body being sufflclem to eraponto the fold. Rt,<ulnJa -* J *" "* " H&nArsds of inJ^ht be i > One package ef the Hygaaaa hat eareC w of (ha iMBlcl six yeare landing. S " T P~KEEgBKRRY, ^ *' ^Lbh. >.T. MRS. PAUL, of No. ? Ifiitoiai street, N. Y., WMcojed or a ?e?a ? * BnmctfS byt? My il<ter has been sniad of a distressing ?wh of several years' standing, and decidedto be hi curabfc by the physicians. She wae cuiad la aw month by the Hygeann. J. H. GAUDERT, P T _ The E*r. Dr. CHEEVER, ef Naw York, te des of our medicine la the following laagnage .. __ N aar Yoaa, Nae. U, 1854 Dear Sir: ithlak highly ef Dr. Cartto* Hyge aaaaa a remedy u dlsaeeeef the threat andluu?s. Having had some opportunity to teetlfy Ita efflca cf, I am eoavinced that it is a moetexoellent rem ?dy% botti the Syrup and the application Prof. 8. CENTER writes as as follow*: Gentlemeiv?I have recently had occasion to teef your Cherry Syrup and Hygeaa Vapor, ia aeair of chronic sore throat, that had refused to yield to other forms of treatment, and the result has aulf .lied me that, whatever may be the composition of your prepyationit is no ImposMtoaubwtan ?cel lent remedy. I wish, for the sake?f the afflicted that it might be brought within Q* tdaeh of all ' DR. JOHNS, one ofthewd^Mli Physi clans in New York writes aa fcttatas Dr.Ciitu?Dear Sir?Havfcv altutatj the excellent effects of your Hygeana sr labeling Hv K" "2 Cherry Syrup, ia caee of Chronic achixts, and being much in fheaeof counter ir ritation in affections of the throat, Branchial tubes aad luags I can therefore cbeerfaBv recommend vour Medicated Aptntus u beiftg Cbf newt con venient and effectual mode of applying anvthlnr of the kind 1 have ever seen. No doubt tLouniuu; of persons may be relieved, aad many cured, bv using your medicines. * 1 must here be allowed to confess that I am op poeed to prescribing or usingAtretromiouncii, but this little neatly contrived article, and ita ef fect* in the esse above alluded to. have me to speak in its favor. Yew are at liberty to use this In any way yw may think proper. 7 RespectfuLv, yours, Ac., m C JOHNS, M. D.j No. <09 Houston street, itf. Y. Price three dollars a package. Sold bv CURTIS A PERKINS aad BOYD A PALL, 149 Chambers st., N. Y. JsLsss: ssiru> 1?? ??" * ?* ,"1 MS are base imitations, or vile and latunows counter feits. Shun them as you would POISON. For sale In Washington by CHAS. STOTT f^iUirVS J B MOORE, in the First Ward. may 22 tin IAKTEKJ SPANISH MIXTURE. THE GREAT PURIFIER OF THE BLOOD! MOT A FAfiTJCU or XBaCtfSY IB IT. A2, I^P?!?,flLK REMEDY for Scroffila King's Evil, Rheumatism. Obstinate Cutane ous Eruptions, Pimples or Pustules pn the fW*, Blotches, BoU?, Chronic Sore Eyes, F !ng Worm orTettes, Scald Head, Enlargement and Pain of the Bones and Joints, Stubborn Ulcers, Sr philiUc Disorders, Lumbago, Spinal Com plaints, and all the diseases arising from as in judicious use of Mercury, Imprudence in L,fr or Impurity of the Blood! ' This valuable medicine, which ha become celebrated for the number of extraor dinary cures, effected through its agency, hi* in duced the proprietor*, at the oro?nt reqnest of the! r to offer it to the public, which tbev do with the utmost confidence ia its virtaes and won derful curative properties. The following certlfi cates, select ?*d from a large number, are, however stronger testimony than the mere word of the pro-' f i are 111 from pontlemen wall known la their localities, and of the highest respectabili ty, many of them residing la the city of Rich mond, Va. ' 01 tke Exchaage Hotel, Richmond, known everywhere, says he has ecen the Medicine called Cabtbb's SrxaisH Mm Tcaa, administered In over a hundred cases in nearly all the disease*for which it is recommend ed, wUh the most astonishingly good results He says It is the meet extraordinary m^jclne he has ever seen. AGUE AND FEWER?SREAT CURE?I hereby certify that for three years I had Ague and lbe m0Bt violent description, ffiad sev eral Physicians, took large quantities of Quinine, Mercury, and I WlieVe ^1 the Tonics advertised, but all without pwmanent reUef. At last I tried carter s Spanish Mixture, two bottles of which effectually cured me, and I am happy to sav I have had neither chills or fevers siaoa. 1 con sider it the best Toaic in this world, and the onlv medicine that ever reached my ; ? John longden.I Bftavaa Ditcb, near Richmond, Va. ^ ' mow. the cltr 01 *lc^ mond, and for many years in the Post OSes, has such confidence in the astonishlnjr eAeacv of Car ter's Spaniah Mixture, that heWSSht up wards of SB bottles, which he has giveaawav u> the afflicted. Mr. Luck sav.bahaf SSrUm it to fhll when taken according to directions arxsvss? UiirksS were most truly surprising^ He uy. in .' ?? ? Liw' Rood effects were wonderful lndood. P'.'NtKR, t tt. firm of Drto *er c Morris, Richmond, was cured of Liver Complaint of three years standing, bv the use of two bottles of Carter's Spaniah Mixture. GREATCURE OF SCROFULA ?The Edi tors of the Richmond Republican had a servant employed in their pres? room, cured of violent Scrofula, combined wi?h Rheumatism, which en tirely disabled him from work. Twe bottles of carter's Spanish Mixture made a perfect cure of him, and Ihe Editors, in a public notice, say thev ' cheerfully recommend it lo all who are afflicted with any disease of the blood." STILL ANOTHER CURE OFSCSLOfULA I had a wry valuable boy cured of Scrttfula bv c *ter s Spuilsh Mixture. I consider H trnlv a valuable medicine. JAMES M. TAYLOR Con ductor on the R. F. and P. R. R Co , Richmoud* SALT RHEUM OF TWENTY TEARS STANDING CURED ?Mr. JOHN THOMP SON residing In the city of Richmond, wis cat^ by three bottles of Carter's Spanish Miiture^f Salt Rheum which he had for nearly twSatv WM. A. MATTHEWS, of Rlchaoad had a servant cured of Syphilis, In the uZT-i Carter'sSpstniUi ad?u^' He IjThTcWfLuI medicine0 ??MUm lt n RTON, commissioner of the SfiankB ?ood ***** Carter's ^ Mlxtare in a number of Sypbilitto ones, ? Perfect cure for thathonlMedto^ Principal Depots atM. WARD, CLOSE A CO., No. 89 Maiden Lane. New York. T. W. DYOTT A SONS, No. 18* North Binal street, Philadelphia. BENNETT A BEERS, No. lli Main Richmond, Va. And for sale by CHJ toa, D. C.; HENRY Druggietoaverywhtoa Pfloe $1 psrWle, se*??ly > by CHARLES STOTT, Washing toaTD C.; HENRY PEEL, Alexandria, and by j^B?s=?sa " ! wall * irKraSi?1*? .n H.B. U flftOU, H. K ALMAMJ, If. #7 _ CINT OB DOL PUBLICATIONS. It am* OB the PHYSIOL OCT OP MAA9LIA9K, productfva Orrana of both aesea, their atroehna, aaesaad A popalar tad WMWto iNTinHv aa fee DMSee aad OMHlttoe of ale age to all nana of the fatted If. B.?Thoee arbe porter CROIX upon ear of tbr dia Dr LA ODoa inr of the dh*MM aroa which Ibla book treats, either pemmnllr or by mall. Madl cine t^at to nay pan of the Laion rcordiag to di rection*, safely packed and carefully secured from all observation. Address Dr M . B. LA CROIX, No. <1 Maidea Luc, or Post Ofice Boa ST9, Albany, N. T. \VjT OArc open daily from ? a m. to ? p. m., and oa Suodav from * until 6 p.m. I irr Office REMOVED from No ?i Beaver aL to 31 Maidea Laae, Aibaay, R. V. dor 7?f VUCTUK HUO PLAID'I CELEBRATED GERMAN BITTERS, ntrtaie it Dr. C. M. JAtlMR, PhUadrl^te, Pa., will trriCTtiiu ccaa LITIS. COHPLAIHT, DYSPIPilA, JammdiC4, Chromic or >?reMi DtMUy, D*a MMl of tho Kidnsft, mmd mil Diimmi crimf from a Diiordortd Liror or Stomach. Sorb aa Constipation. Inward Piles, Full nans or Biood to the Head. Acidity of the Stomach. Nan - tea, Heartburn. Dtaguat for food, Pu11imw,<v Weight In the Stomach. SonrEroctattons. Siak Inz or Fluttering at the Pit of the Stomach, Swimming of the Head, Hurried and Diftcult Breathing. Fluttering at the Heart, Chokiag or Suffocating Sensations whea la a ljr r;c Poatnr*, Dlmne** of Vlalon. Dota of WOm bHbre the Sight, Few and Dull Fata la the Reed, Defi ciency of Perspiration. Vetlowaeaa of the Skin and R re*. PaJn la the Side. Back. Cbaet. LI in ha Ac., Sodden Floe he* of Beet Buraiag la the Fleah, Conatant Imagining* of Evil, aad great Depression of Spirita. rf'HF PROPRIETOR, la calling the attention A of the public to thia prepe ration. doe* ao with a feel .ng of the utmoat confidence la Ita vtrtoee and adaptation of it to the diaeeaeo for which It la recommended. It la no new and untried article, hot one t Flood the teat of a ten year*1 trial before the Amer ican people, and ita reputation and aale la unri valled by aay aimilar preparation* extaat. The testimony in lta favor given by the roont promi nent and well-known Phyairianf and Individual*, In all porta of the country la Immense The fol lowing (tan North Carolina la wpertfnlly ?nh ir. i ttud referring aar who may attll doubt. to the "Memorabilia, or Practical Receipt Book, for Farmer* and Faro tile*, to be had gratia of all tho Agent* for the German Bittern. ^Ptiacimd OAce and Manufoctorv, 1M ARCH 14 TK t KTj PHILADELPHIA, PA. TESTIMONY FROM NORTH CAROLINA. CortxJUmtt of Dr. W. Srmtk.of f mm Hill, Rick' momd County, iv. C. Piaa Hill. March 4, 1*4. Da. C. M. Jacaaoa, Philadelphia?-Deer 91r: I have hen a aubtect ?f Dyapepaia. la Ita wont form, for the laat flee year*. Such waa my condi tion for twelve months that the pbvsiciaa* and all wbo saw me aaid I mo*t die. Wblle ia thla con dition I waa carried to the watering pianee la Vlr giaia, Teaaeseee, and North Carolina, but waa not benefitted by any water to which I While on my way home I stopped a week at H | erfordlon, a small village in North Carolina, to try the effm of tome Chalybeate water in that place. About the laat of the week 1 went Into a drug a tore to get no me medicine for my child and myeetf. There were several of the village physi cians in the atore. and one of them seemed to take aome Internet ia my caae. and. after asking ma ??me queetions, aaid be had been a dy*peptic and had been greatly benefitted bv the uee of HOOF LAND'S GERMAN BITTFRS, prepared by vou. and he insisted that I would try the Bitten. He alao called the aext dav at my room, and in elated aa meek that 1 weald try thaa that I a*bed him to get me one bottle. He did it, aad I com menced taking It aa directed, aad I waa meea bea efltted by it than all the water aad awdiciae 1 Lad ever taken. After reaching home oae of my neighbor* came to me far a prescription aad medicine, (he a dys peptic.) aad I gave him aearly all the Bitten I I..ia .eft, which effected much good ia hla caae. He hms often celled on me far mote of the atma kind of medicine, aaving be waa mote benefitted by It than aay other he bad taken, but I have not been able to get any more for him or myeelf alnce, will you, therefore, pleaae ahip me a doaea or aa aooa as passible Respectfully. your*, W SMITH D. K HOOKER, Roger>e Stare, Wafea Co.,N. C.. October fit, 1HSS. aava: *4Ha ving eiprni'if*d very great benefit from tho naeof HOOFLAND'B UERMaN BITTERS ia Chronic Dyaentery and functional derangeaient off the Liver, and its concomitant evila, 1 am deairooa of obtalalng a quantity of It for the benefit of my community \ ou will, therefore, pieaae aead a let, Ac., Ae. CERTIFICATE OF WM. J, ATWOOD HvarartLLB, Yadkin Co., N. C. J November lat, 18S5 ) Dr. C. M Jackson?Dear 9ir: Allow me to ex press to yon my sincere thanks for your diacovery of a medicine which, to aay the least of It, baa ef foctad a core that all other medieiaea. that I have, taken, have eatireiy foiled to Ae. HOOF LAND'ft. OERMAN B1TTERB have cured me of the moat stubborn and aggrava^d caae of the r lLas that, perhaps, ever Tell to the lot of man My caae ia aotaatraager in thla community, aa I am well known In thia and the surrounding counties, aad can truly aay that my recovery baa astounded all my friends and relations, ae 1 had tried everything recommended, aad nothing did aw any good aa til 1 was prevail'-d upon to try the Bitten Yea nre at liberty to make any nae of thla communica tion for the benefit of the aMlcfed, yen may think proper Truly, youn WM. J. ATWOOD. These bitten are satinl?< oraieand atreagthen the ay It, and can be used fee infanta aa well aa For aale by respectable dealers everywhere, aad by Z. b. GILMAN, Waahingtoa: J. L RlD WELL. tJeorgetown, aad J. R. PIERPONT, Alexandria. i_iy WATCHES, " JEWELRY. s/irffRirjRff, ft. M. W. GALT A BRO. are constantly receiving large invoicee of the above, end offer every artfoS in their line at the lowest ratea GOLD AND SILVER WORK ef every da acription made to order, anch as TESTIMO NIALS, richly embelliahed, with appropriate de signs. SILVER TEA SETS, DINNER SER VICES, A<r _ iim, CBE8WJ *owra,4*?4 ? ? 'X>mm p?. av., hotwemi Nlatb aad Teathata. < ii >? ?We S of fine and ?a T? . K)RN F. RLLIB, m P% avmaa, hat. (U aad ift* a?K pay

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