Newspaper of Evening Star, 17 Ağustos 1855, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated 17 Ağustos 1855 Page 4
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EVENING STAR. fvoa Til tTAft. .10 S. J. C. Dear lady, we ?oujttiiom have met, It is rit? die** for me to say where, Thv preS'-nee i ne'er shall forget. Wide mv heart la life's rrem'ries may fchaje. I hare ,>aid thee the truest devotion, As I've a?e<t on the lii<ht of thine eye, ' And my bi?o"ti has heaved with emotion As it loPg'dfor an answering ?igh. Although Hope, with bright visions appearing, ?? e.nld sp'ezd it* {jay wing 10 my view; An 4 sweet fancies tuy Ima^e endearing .My heart would so fondly pursue.? 1 Is in vain that such fancier Allure me Or* Ihy si races and beauty to dwell: Tis in vain?for I ne'er may assure thee, That my tongue to thee never must teil. Like a vision rf heanty thou meet'st me Like a star at the setting of day! As a pie 1 ad ( soon must regime thee, Wnose * >ft beam is from *\rth turned away. J*oon thy heait, with it* treasures ox feedng, On another will freely fee ?et. And no memcry will t>'er thee be stealing, To remind thee v.e ever have met Thy such fecll'.^* Oppress me with sadness, And hop- tr.ust give way to despair; Tis a joy t?j4t thy heart oeats witn gladness, And m?; morrow thou nevr wilt share AnU though dark as the days of December, Life s ram may around me combine, It^w ill cheer me. as eft 1 remember, ^ hat happiness ouly Is thine. When pay friend*, thea. around thee are smiling And the cup of tny bliss sha 1 o'erllow? V\ hen fond Iovj thy dear bosom beguiling, Thou the warmth of atTection snalt know? WLen the eye of thy loved one's revealing A tenderness answered by thine Give one *igh to the depth of his feeling, W ho worshipped so true at thy shrine Washington, August, 1956. \V. F. J. Kscitixg Scene ?On Sunday last 1 vtMent thunderstorm pa*.-td over tb? viciui^yof Dutch Creek, near Cincinnati, when) & Camp meet ing was in progress. vjsvtval largo trees were Mown down, and q'jo, ik huge beach, half rot ten. was prostrated to the ground, while tweu ty-8ve or ihirr j per' jns wcra congregated un d*:r its brar.ches Fortunately it tell so slowly that every one escape l unhurt, and damaged nothing1 except a barouche, which wa3 cap siied. ^ind completely it reeked. A gentleman who witnessed the talliug of this treo from ^li?>tanee. .;ays that the escape of those under i* seemed almost miraculous. The dtorm was ?fits fury, and as the old tree graluilly bowed under the gale, men, women, and chil dren rushed in every direction to save them selvts, shrieking ai.d screaming While the storm vas raging the great masa of people broke fur the open fields, where they remained until the storm was over Such a soaked drenched, ur. J thoroughly saturated crowd of human beings have nut been met with in 'hat region of the country as far back as the mem ory of the '* oldest inhabitant"' ruub Womdkbfi'l I^stixct?Two years ago. Col. Thurston, "urne hrst" of the Washington Uou.-e :u Uy'j city, procured in Lawrence a fe male mocking bird, which was taken away fr->m its m d?* and brought to L >weU ten mile" di=tart. It had not been many months with *t* "taste, and had hatched and ruarod only y >ung one. but after reaching here it re fused to accept a new mate, although during the two years three separate males were caged with it at different times. A fjw days ago it escaped from its cage, and was accidentally found s>on after by it* owuer, in Lswrense, on the tree' about the house in whioh it was sepa rated Irom it* corjugal companion so long ago. The latter ha 1 long been carried away, but Col. T., we are bappy to learn, has purchased bim and if he can catch the fugitive propose3 to re-unit^ the fond couple formerly put asunder. Wo wish that every biped could feel sur? of an enduring attachment from the partner of his matrimonial perch, while sepa rated for year.- by circuinstances or California ?peculations.?Lotrtll Courier. Txj>ia*8 at Saratuoa ?Ain^ug the attrac tions st Saratoga a cotemporar7 mentions an Indian encampment in the woods about a quar ter of a mils distant from the village. Some twtdvi tents have been pitched there by tribes of Maine and Cuial-i Indians, making baskets, a-r?w*. b?nd bags, Ac., whieli are readiiy so!d to the hotel visitors. A few days since a trarriapj took place at the encampment, an Indian and squaw being united in the '? holy bo^ds of wedlock" by a Roman Catholic priost Among this party there is an old squaw who speaks English pretty well. She says her nnrao is " Old Mary," and that she is -over.ty-six yeans of age. She belongs to Mrune *nd is very active for a woman at her tin)' of life, fi e Indian* generally encamp ?t Saratoga during the summer months, and leave for their hemes on the 1st of September. As ?? general thing cone of these Indians are wery **vr*ge; the young squaw-* rather rcscm bie whit* people. Swallows is a (Julbcu.?The Fifth Uni ?ersuli>t cnurch, Boston, for a number of years paat ha* be?*n visited on Sunday during the summer season, by swallows, who fly in at the window* and cfteu alight on some conspicuous place aud remain during the services. Ou sis of these lirds enfrcd at oue time, and utter flying around the Church took their places over the choir seats. These weekly vi-its have bee me so f imiliar to the congre gation. that they produce n<> disturbance what ?fer M(?VEM?.1IB OF OC?A!l STEAMERS. Sanu. Leant For Day. Pscihc Liverpool New York Aui' tl >orth Star Havre New Yoik. Au^. 1! Hermann Southampton..New York. Aug. IS Baltic New Yrrk Liverpool. Aug. ?2 t 'don..*?????%ew \ ork.? ? ? ?? Ha^re.... .Aug. 25 XTT" The California stmmere leave New York oti the Sth and urth of each month. AH HI V ALS aT PRINCLPAL HOTELS. Dr?wn?' 1ft at si?t r. k. ft iiow<i. C G Brown. Va K Horton. Can T G'uilbrau. Tex Mt^nde Rintl?, Va H do S Williams, Ky K ii lta.dwln. la \V II Mapp. Va C Fowier, NY J C Mapp. do A Jamea. do Miss .MacDonald, Mi B F Bennett, Ga J W Mae Donald, do J 6>uUle, do R ? MacDonald, do M Murdorh, NC C S Webster, Va C Gray. ?C W K Webster, do Dr R 11 Stuart &. daiv;b- T K Willlairs. Md ter*. Va G Klrby, do J M Al en, jC J M Barber, Fla J K Friday, do J Taliaferro, Va J C Dial do J Hedges. NY R Br\'.e, do F B Meade, do J N Nichols A family, J W Mason, Va Va T H Maiutie, do C M Hitchcock, Cal C \V Hicharda, do J Oversbv, Va ? A B Faiv'erand ft?mlly, J J Overby, do Ga G McGiuly, ?C J A Roach, NY G W Hammond t son, J A Snider A lady, Mi Va Mrs C Snider J Parker, Kv J R Black Pa G G S'i?-ppard, NY C B Maury, 1>C H Vea' A lady, Va F N llutler, Md W H 1'albot & fan ily S G Armstion", Ky H C Saw>er, Moas Ktr'iUuod Hants?j. H. A a. Iinwooi. W C Temp'.eton, I.a J H Robertson, Mam J W Brvce, NY Mr F.illev, Pa G N Cat?? and ly, Va T M Gothe, N Y J J Bates, \a PC Bell, do T C Peck, do D Heirnes, do B Hudzlns do Mr Weat, do W Mritb a^d ly, do Mrs Rendom, Mo Dr \V R Vaughn A fun C K Lord. Wis do W l.apen?tein Can Mrs Childs. do Mr Butter Miss B Vaujthn. do M r Doanell Mis? V Vaugn do Mr Strather Mrs Henderson k child, Dr Clapton. Ga do T K Crausa, DC J VV Ga*awsy Md Willaras* Hstel?H. WILLAEB. R And*rson, UPA H M Bo^gsss, 111 H C hj-aldlng, DC J Taylor, Va J T Lar?dr). and bdy, R \V Farr, NY la L Hsncocke. O Miss Seghers, do W T Rics. Pa TCook.Vs T nited States Hotel?a. c. iacksbt. TBCsverly. NY L Bnshneil, Del B J Springer, Ms S Bo'tam A ly, Ct A F Luck, Va J Worth, do Mr A Mrs Lathe, Ala J K White, Va Mrs Fffi^h, do B F Coleman, Fla J A Kea, Md J B Scotv Md M Gscrgs. Vt Aateneau ll*t?Uiariitoint 4 bo 1 W N Tkompsou, Va ? W Wrotos Y| H Barsh. Md A C Coal, do W Johnston. DC 8 B Norvilla, do Ml* N Spencer, Ft A Smith, do J Kmsrsoa. Mass ? /ohasaa. O Miscellaneous. T*?a?u*t Dvr&STMaitT, June*, 1856. PPOPOSAI-S will be received at th!t depart ment until the /7th day of August next, at 13 o'clock, m., for furnishing (wrought, fitted, and delivered In a proper state to put into the building) all the uuUiiial for the exterior wall* of the south wina of the estsusion of the Treasury Department building, which will be either granfte or marble, as may hereafter be deteriatawd. The bidder whose bid is acoepted, TO have the privilege of furnishing the material for the outside of the re mainder of the Wilding when Cone revs may have made the eetessary appropriations for its construc tion, provided that at that time it 1* deemed for tha interest of the United St"trs to give it to hiin. The department reserving the right to reject the proposals hereby Invited, should the interest of the ualted States require it. The stones must all be wrought to the dimen sion*. sizes, models, Ac., which may be furnished by this department, by which all measurements will be governed. On the court or rear side of the exterior the walls w:ll be plain ashler, with plain window opening" of equal height in the three upper stories, and enwned with a cornice similar to the r??ar of the present building, without the architrave and frieze. On the remainder of the exterior walls, the col umns and antae, their capitals and bases, the enta blature and balustrade, the window and doordres sings, 4c., the Myle of architecture of the present building, so far as ornament is concerned, will be preserved throughout, with the exception of the door and window openings, which may be varied, except tho>e in the east end of the two wi rigs. The sizes, shape, and dimensions of the column-, antae, capitals, bases, and cross section of the entablature and balustrade will be the same as in the present buildinp It oi granite, the shaft of the columns may be either in one or three pieces of equal length. The base and capital of the columns arid antae will each be In one piece. Thearcbitrave of the entab lature will extend in one length from centre to cen tre of antae or column, and those over the latter to !?e composed of but one block, with both sides and bottom wrought, together with such parts of the top as mav be required. Those over the antae, the outer face and the top and bottom edire. The faceof the ashler must be }>erfectlv wrought to the sample, with all the necessary heads, re bates, returns, Ac., required. The beds, build-, ends, Ac., rough hammered to the sauare. All re bates, mouldings,, ornamental and bevelled work must be clean wrought, and agreeably to the direc tions given by the *u|>erinteiideiit. If marble is used, the shafts of the columns may be in four and live pieces; the architrave in oue length from centre to centre of the columns or antae; but over the former mav be composed of three separate blocks, one laying, forming the underside and the first member on each edge; the other two standing on edge; forming the inside and outside faces of the same. Those over the antae must be in one block. The measurement of the material and work de livered. and the pa)iu *nt thereon v* ?11 nude agree ably to the following form and schedule, and all oiils must be made accordingly. Schedule or rule for the measurement of materials to be delivered, viz: Cornice, per foot in length, including cost of stock, freight, and workmanship 3 Architrave over column, inel ding co?t of stock, freight, and workman-hip Architrave over an tae, iucludingcost of stock, freight, and workmanship.. Capitals of columns each inel din,; c??st of stock, freight, and workmanship Capitals of :?n:a?. each, including cost of slock, freight, and workman-hip J?ases of antae, each, including co>t of stock, freight, and workmanship Bases of column, each, inclucing cost of stock, freight, and workmanship Shafts of column, in one piece, including cost of stock, freight, and workmanship.. Shafts of column, in thn^e or more pieces, in h.ding cost of stock, freight, and work manship Plain steps, (with a cross section of 17 by tob inches,) n.-r foot iu length, inclu ding cost of sto< a, freight, and workman ship Platforms. 3 feet wide, length not exceeding lufoet, including stock, freight, and work manship, per superficial foot of surface seen For any greater width than 3 feet, up to S feet, an increase of price per superficial foot for each additional 3 Inches of width of Ail the other stones of the building whose width does not exceed three times their thickness will be measured as follows: The stock in all stones whose contents do not exceed M cubic feet, will be measured and paid for by the cubic contents, at per cubic foot 9 For all stones exceeding 3) feet and not ex ceeding 70 cubic, feet, for each ndditicnrl foot an additional price of. per cubic foot. For all stones exceeding 70 cubic feet in con tents, for each additional foot an additional price of, per cubic foot For stones of greater width than thr*" times their thickness, there will be paid an additional price of per cent for each additional three inches in widtn The work on the above will be measured and paid for by the superficial foot. For each super ficial foot of fine hammered granite work at*.a, equal to Mo. 1 hammering on Boston custom-house, per superficial foot No 2 hammering on Boston custom-house, per superficial foot No. 3 hammering on Boston custom-house, per superficial loot No. 4 hammering on Boston custom-house, per superficial foot, Forallb'jds. builds, ends, backs, Ac., ham mered full to the square, as ordered, oer superficial foot Karh bidder to furnish a sample?acubeofor.e foot of the stone he proposes to deliver, with five faces hammered, giving on four sides his under standing of the abovefourqualitles of hammering; the fifth side, his rough hammering; while the ?ixth may ahow the rough stock; ard" this will be u*ed?s a standard in Judging of the stjck de livered. If of marble, the face of the ashl?r must be ham mered in the most perfect manner, agreeably to a sample of the !>ize above named, to be furnished by the bidder, and the surface seen will be meas ured and paid for at per superficial foot. For hammering of beds,builds, backs, Ac., full to the square, as per same, 8 per superficial foot. If the above la sand rubbed, per cent, la to be added r For hammering of channels and rebates, not ex ceeding 4 by 2 inches, ce::t additional per 1 In'-*1 foot. For hammering of mouldings of one curve, ?? per cent, additl'mal upon thecost of plain work; of two curvss, per cent, upon plain work, i?er su perficial foot. r 1 Kach arris on same, cents per lineal foot. For hammering bevelled work, per cent, ad ditional U> plain work; but to apply only to ihe part cut off from the scuar? work, and which is in no case to be measured in the plain work. For hammering of circular work, percent. additional to plain work. N inety per cent, of the amount of the work done and material delivered, according to tlio contract price, Isaid amo int to he ascertained bv tne estl mate or the superintendent appointed for that pur pose,) will be paid from tima to time as the work pro -*ds, and fen } er ren! retained until the com pletion of the contract and occptanc-e of the work, Ac., bv the superintendent aforesaid. Contructs wul be awarded ouiy to master build ers ur mechanics; and the assignment thereof, ex cept by consent of the Secretary of the Treasury, will he a forfeiture of the sa ne. livery proposal mud be accompanied by a writ ten guarantee, signed by two responsible 'persons, (entitled to be so by the district attorney or indue uf the said district) that the bidder will, when re quired, if his pioposals be accepted, enter into a contract and bond, with proper and sufficient se en.ties, !ii the suai of fifty tnousaud dollars, for tbe faithful p< rformunce of the same, if for the whole work, and of a proportionate amount if for a part thereof. Any information toiiehiug the mat ter ''.an be obtained by application to the Treasury ueoartinent. Prooosal* will also be rcrcivnd up to the afore said date for furnishing and delivering at the site, by the perch, the rough stone for ihe foundation, cellar, and area walls of said building. and must be of the very best description for that purpose. Th^. will be required in such quautities and at such limes as will be most for the convenience of the operation on the work, and in quality, to the entire approval of the superintendent. The de triment reserving the right to reject the proposals hereby invited if the interest of the United States should require it. The proposals must be sent to this department, directed to the suoerintendeut. under cover to the LSecretary of the Treasury, (endorsed '? Maunals for the Treasury Building Extension,'') and will be opened at one o'clock, p. m., of the last day fixed for receiving the same, in the presence of the bidders, if any choose to attend. Kinauirer, Richmond, Va.; Sentinel, Alexandria, Va.; intelligencer and Star, Washington, 1). C.; Sum and Republican, Baltimore, Md ; Peunaylva nian, Philadelphia; liay Book and Sun, New York; Poet. Boston; Argus, Portland, Me.; Patriot, Concord, N. II ; and Argus, Albany. N. Y., two times each woek for sixty days. Bill to be aent to Secretary of the Treasury. A H. BOWMAN, ^aP'1 ?' Treasury Building Extension, Je *7?2aw6Udays. "j%TKW WALTZ?Juat published by thesub scri?>ers, the "Multlflora Walt*,? composed and dedicated to Mis. Sallle Drlseh, of LeesWrg^ Va., by Prof. J . A Youag ?' H1LBUB A J1ITZ if ** Mualo Dept. All strangebb visiting the Oitv should see Hmittf*a Cata logue of the carto$ltf?? of tha Patent Office Al ao. his Description of Powell's Breat Pictures HUNTER Is to b? seen ?t W> Tenth street may?!? Information for Travelers. j* RAILROAD DHtECT TO THB WEST ? lw between Washington and Wheeling but 17% hoars! Running Time between Washington and Cincinnati 27 honrs!! ? HHOV3H TICKETS A*D BAOGAGB CHECH TO BB HAD IN WA3HI3IGTOH. rHE BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAIL IIOAH having greatly improved It* Western mnections, now offers the fullest inducements to 'ravellers between WASHINGTON, BALT1 'ORK, and all portionsof the WEST, NORTH VEST, and the SOUTH WEST. The connection betweee the Trains from Wash ?igton and the Trains bound West from Balti more Is always promptly made at the Washington function (lately called the Relay House) 9 miles :'.om Bait-more. This is the only change of cars r -quired between Washington and theOhloriver. barrage Is checked through to Wheeling at the Washington Station, and rechecked and trans ferred there, (with the passengers) without charge, tr those holding Through Tickets for points be ?>nd. The connecting Trains leave Washington ?lily at 6 a. rn. ai 1 Aft p m. On Sundays at the itter hour onlv. At WHEELING direct ronnection Is made itb the trains of the CENTRAL OHIO RAIL 'OAD, running from Bellaire, on the Ohio, near Vheeling, through Cambridge, Zanesville. and Newark, to COLUMBUS. These trains connect t Newark with the <;areof the Newark, Mansfield ?id Sandusky Railroad for Sandusky, Toledo, > etroit, Chicago, St. Louis, etc. At COLUMBUS the C O. Railroad trains con nect with the fast trains of the Lit tit Miami Rail? <? "iff to Xenia, Cincinnati, Louisville, etc. At \ENIA (en Little Miami Railroad) connection is ?rmedwTih the trains through Dayton, to Indian >olis. Terre Haute, Lafayette, Chicago, Rock Island, St. Louis, etc. JO" Passengers holding Through Tickets for Umphis. Vtcksbvrp, Nat'h'z, Nets Orleans, ? 'c ,whicnareal?oso!dat Washington?ar?? trans i rr -d at Cincinnati to the Mail Steamers on the t'hio. Tickets for Evansville, Cairo, and St. Louis are sold bv this route. 117- For CLEVELAND, and via Cleveland to Toledo. Detroit, Chicago, etc., tickets are sold, v.'b-n tne Ohio is navi-'ible between Wheeling id WelLsville (forty miles) where a connection ?1th the Cleveland and Pittsburg Railroad is i.itde. Travelers are requested to notice that while this ; the only route affording Through Tickets and > hecks in Wa-shin^ton, it is also the shortest. Most speedy, and direct to nearly all the leading oiuts in the i:reat West The distance from v Washington to Cincinnati is but miles, being ?<?. to it WO miW shorter t'.an by anvother route! FARE, l!V THROUGH TICKET, PROM WASHINGTON :?To Wli-ieling. ?9 50; GoLuiu < is, 81'! fi5: Dayton, $15 50; Cincinnati, ?34 0t); 1 ouisville, by railroad. Sl^ 65, by stcair*?r from Cincinnati, SW <*); Indianapolis, S17 50; Cleve 1- lid, SI-2 5??j Toledo, ?I5 80; Detroit. *15 ??; c hicajfo. S^l&iaud SIW50: St. Louis, #28 50 and ? )>: Me mphis, New Orleans. sr}|; etc. T7*FOR FLEDEPJ^K AND HARPER'S I ERR Y. MARTINSBUKG. CUMBERLAND, !? ERIC LEY SPRINGS. BEDFORD SPRINGS. I* IE DM ON T, O A K LAND, and F AI R MO UN T. ,>as*ngers may 1 ?av>* Washington at 0 a. m. or ?n. m. For the minor way stations between ' alttmore and V/heeling, take'6 a. m. train from Washington. ir7"" For trains to and from Baltimore, Anapolis, ??tc , see special advertisements >L/~ For further information. Through Tickets. Ac., apply to THOMAS U PARSONS, Agent, at Washington Station. J WIN II DONE, Master i f Transportation, Baltimore and Ohie Railroad, Baltimore, may 3?tf ; THE SEW YORK AND LIVERPOOL ft UNITED STATES ,MAI L l^HE SHIPS COMPRISING THIS LINF ar^ '.lie ATLANTIC, Captain West, PACIFIC, Captain Nye, BALTIC, Captain Com.?t^ck, ADRIATIC, Captain Grafton. The.? Sb!p? h"V7e been built by contr 'ct, express ly for Goveramen*. service; every care has been taken lu their construction, as in the engines, to in ;ure strength and speed, and their accommoda tions for passengers are unequalled for elegance arid co info. i. pares or passage From New York to Liverpool, In ir*t cabla, fllS 8<i?ond cabin, TO Etclus'.vr! use of extra size state rooms, - 3-j' From Liverpool to New York. - JtM and i'A1 An e-cpeilenced Surgeon attached to ea.h sclp. M? berth can be secured until paid for Foe freight or passage - np'.y to EDWARD K. COLLiNB k CO., 5o Wall strefli. New York. BROWN, SHIPLEY <fc CO., LI ernool E. Q. ROBERTS k CO.. I.J King's Arms Yard, Losdoa. JOHN ML N ROE k CO., 26 Rue Notre Dame des Vietoites, Paris. GEORGE H DRAPER, Havre. The iwne's <rf ?he?e ?hips will not l>e accounta ble for gold, sliver, bullion, spec:e, Jewelry, pre vious stones, or metals, unices bills of lading ar signed therefor, and the value thereof therein ei pr^eeed' ' novl??ly JI1ASUE Jc ALEXANDRIA RAILROAD. GREAT SOUTHERN MAIL LINE! rpWICE daily between WASHINGTON and A the SOUTH, via ALEXANDRIA, GOR DONSV1LLE and RICHMOND?no night line on Sunday. I^eave Washington if before 0 o'clock a m ? Leave Alexandria " 7 "am Leave Washington % " 7 " p in Ltsave Alexandria ^ <c 8 " p m FABSS BT NTOBX LIHS. From Washington and Alexandria, to Gor donsvill? f.3 25 From GordonsvUle to Richmond 2 25 Travelers will find the morning line the cheap ?*s?, mosc pleasant and exp?ilitinus route to tne (Jroenbrier White Sulphur, Fauquier White Sul phur, Warm, Hot, Alum and Capon Springs, Warrenton, CbariotUville. Staunton, Stresburg, Winchester, Harrisonburg, I^xingtou, Weirs Ca ve, Na'ural Bridge. Luriay, New Market. Mid dleburg, Ac. FARSS BT UOEXINS LI*B : From Alexandria to Warrenton, - . 00 4' " Gordrnsvilie. - 3 50 Chexlottetvliie, - 4 50 " Staimton, - ? 8 tw 41 41 Sirasburg. . - 3 5U " Winchester, - - 3 50 ,r 14 Luray, - - - 4 25 " 44 New'Market, - 5 00 i tc 14 Middieburir, - - 2 36 OMNIBUSES and BAGGAGi^?VAGONS will he at the Depot of the W?.shiagton Railroad, to convey passent ers and baggage to the Steamboat, for ALEXANDRIA, a dlktaiice of G miles, allow aui[ile tlioe for iu^ab. H. W. VANDEGRIFT. J> *?1 Geo 9npt. FOR MOUNT VERNON. ON TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYS?FARE, round trip. *1; from Alexandria ? ~5 cents ?The uteamer TIIO.M AS^,^E^ COLLYER leaves Washington ?at 9. and Aiecan ?it'.a at o'clock. Coackins leave the Capitol for ihf bi?at at 8o'clock. Coach tare 10 cents. Per s.-,: s wishing the coaches will leave th"ir lesidence w:'li George i Tliomas Parker. I? freshinento on the boat. ?et ??tf SAM'L GEDNKV. Captain ./iE POTOMAC KIVLU STEAMBOAT COMPANY'S STEAMER ALICEC. PRICE, CA'?T. SAMUEL BAKER, ' WILL LEAVE WASHINGTON AT SIX o'clock a. m., anu ALEXAN- _ ^ Dll IA at 7 o'clock, a m.? K ^UaRS3(L On TUESDAY MORNINGS ?For MituuT Carrioman, L. Machodoc, Piney Point, Kinsale. ai d Cone. Un FRIDAY MORNINGS?ForChapel Point. W icomico, i^eonardtown, Piney Point, St. Mary's and Cone. On WEDNESDAY, (returning)?Leave Cone at 4 o'clock, a. m , for St. Mary's, Piney Point Leonardtown, Wicomico, and Chapel Point. On SATURDAY, (returning)?Leave Cone at 1 o'clock, a m., for Kinsale, Piney 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 1,1S55. Je 15?tf ' STEAMBOATS CONNECTING WITH EACH TRAIN OF CARS ARRIV Ing in Washington or Alexin- ? . dm.?'The Steamers THOS. roi..? f YER or GEORGE WA^flINGTO^! will n? the above connections, lea?ing Washington at6s. m., for the Orange and Alexandria Cars, and con no't with the same train on their arrival. jLJ~ MEALS furnished on the boats. 1 he Boats connect with all the trains from Bal timore SAM'L GEDNEY, Captain mtyl7?tf r ALEXANDRIA A WASHINGTON BOATS. 1M1E Steamer GEORGE WASHINGTON wiL' leave at the following hours. _ -.11 w Fare HX cents. ffl^i il r The THOMAS COLLYER, whSTn^T ways engaged, will make trip# on the route at al ttrnate fc >urs Wwhingion at A i, 9Ji, u*, ?i<3 t, ^ Leave Alera^drie at 7.9, iX) 3*, iX: and i r? ?The Bo?t will leave Alexandria Et 1 & r* in . ?r ir-iai :Ji?taly on the arrival of the can Jy*-4 JOB CORSON,Captaia, Information for Travelers. CANAL PACKET LINK TO POINT OF RUCII. THE Canal Packet CONGRESS having beec thoroughly repaired and Put^Bb?-^r .b In first rate order (the machlnerv^i^CSS3M Jeing removed and hor*e power substituted) eon tlnuea making her regular trips between George town and the above place. Th?? Boat will leave the wharf of W. H. A H. G Hitter for Point of Rocks on MONDAYS, WED N'ESDAYS and FRIDAYSat" o'clock a. ni. and !he Point of Rocks for Georgetown on TL ES PAYS, TH L RSDAYS and SATU RDAYS at the vime hour, mopping at the different landings along the line for the reception and landing of paaseogeic and freight, going and returning. The Boat will leave Georgetown at 7 o'clock a p. m. Returning, leave Point at 7 a. tr , Know inn's Ferry at 7fc. Monocacy8, Edward's Ferry 11, Seneca 1, Great Falls 3#, and arrive at George town at 7 p. in. Passage through either way >2. Meal* served regularly on board the boat at mod erate prices. CHARLES MERRILL, Capt. je 25?dtf WASHINGTON BRANCH RAILROAD. C>2 /CHANGE OF HOLRS?On and after Mon " ?' day, the 23d instant, the Trains will Leave Washington at 6 and 6# a. m., and 3 and 1X P- m. On Sunday at 4^ p. m. Leave Baltimore at 4# and 9jtf a m , and 3 and 5* p. m On Sunday at 4 jf a m ap 2:1 ?tr T H. PARSONS. Agent. TO ALL THAT VALUE THE I?. SIGHT. ISkilvs to call the attention to all that suffer with defective si?ht, caused by aire, sick ness and particularly from '-lapses injudiciously selected, to his superior SPECTACLES and G LASSES carefully ground by himself to a true spherical accuracy, and brilliant transparency s lited precisely and beneficially to the wearer ac cording to the concavity or convexity of the eye Very numerous are the ill effects cai<<cd to the precious organ of sight from the commencement of using glasses in not being precisely suited, by the useoi an Optometer; ana the practice of many years, enables him to measure the focal dKea&e of Cue eyes, and such glasses that are absolutely re julrtHl will be furnished with precision and satis Ciction. J. T. acknowledges the very liberal encourage ment already obtained, and further solicits the pa -ronage 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 mail) inches they can read this print with tb/ ir specta can be supplied with such that will improve '.heir sight. Innumerable testimonials to be seen; and lefer j;ices given to many who have derived the greatest *a?e and comfort from his glasses. Circulars to be had gratis, at his otflce. No 512 Seventh sireet, three doors from Odd Fellows' Gall, up stairs. Norfolk, September7, lsS4. Sir?The Spectacles you tnade for me suit verj well, and seem to have improved my sight mort than any other 1 have lately tried. LITT. \V. TAZEWELL. I have tried a pair of Spectacles obtained froir Mr. Tobias, and find them of great assistance u. my sight, and corresponding with his descriptioc )f the focus. 1 recommend him as a skillful opti l&n. HENRY \. WISE. VIr. J. Tobias "urnlfched me lory to me. Tuey are very possess, and 1 am the owner of eight or nine pair jarefully selected in different places and from op :lclans recommended to me on account of thei; profeesiunal standing in Kngland, France and the United States. 1 have been also pleased with your remarks and directions on the treatment c, the eye*, for the parposeof preserving and lmoro? mg the sight. Respectfully, voura, CIIAS. CALDWELL, Professor of M. C., Loisvllle, Kv. LrstHBCEo, Nov. 10, 1&54 Mr. John Tobias having furnished me with Glasses, by which I have been greatly aided (m* vision having suffered greatly from reading a night in my earlier life) it affords me the highest pieasme to say that 1 consider him a skillful prac tical optician, and well prepared to aid those whe .nay need his professional services. WM. B. ROUZiE, Elder of Methcdist Coniereicc. WiLMi.faTos, N. O., Jan. '27, 1-34. Mr. J. Tobias: Dear Sir?I am happy to say that rh<; Spectacles which I obtained from you last week are entirely satisfactory. From an inequal ity in the visual range of my eves, I have hereto fore fonni great difficulty in getting glasses of the proper focal distance, it attords me pleasure to *Utc that, by the aid of your optometer, th?s diffi culty has been happily obviated so th-it the glass** you furnished me are decidedly the iiesi adapted '.J my eyes of any I have ever vet used. Very respectfully,'yours. R. B DRANK, Rector of St. James' Parish. Dep?rtment of Interior, M*v 7, 1955. From natural defects and the unequal range ol ?ny evea, 1 have been compelled to use glasses for several y?ar*. I have tried different opticians without obtaining glasses perfectly fitted to mv ??yes Four months since Mr. Tobias made two pairs especially for me, which 1 have found tc ? erveme perfectly. Bv the uss of his optometer he is eriablod to adapt Glasses minutely to the eye 1 most checrfutly recommend Mr. Tobias to all having occasion to u.segiasse*. and bear my testi mony as tc his skill as En optician. HENRY E BALDWIN, Assist. Sec'y to sign Land Warrants. if 13?tX UNITED STATES .MAILS. Post Office Department, ) Contract Office, July 2A, 1855. \ PROPOSALS for carrying the mails of tbe Uni ted States from 1st day of September. 1855, to :>0th day of J tine, 1859. inclusive, in the State of Virginia, will be received at the Contract Office of the Pust Office Department, in tbecltyof Wash ington. until 3 p in. of 27th August, 1855, (to lie decided on the 28th of August, 1K55) on the routes and In the times herein specified: 62J6 From Wi'liamsburg to Grove Landing, 7 miles and back, six times a week Leave Williamsburg daily, except Sunday, at 8 am Arrive at Grove Landing same day bv 10 a m Leave Grove Landing daily, except Sunday, at 2 p m Arrive at Williamsburg same day by 4 p m 5227 From Yorktown to Grove Landing, 9 miles and back, three time* a week Leave Yorktown Monday, Wednesday and Friday at ? a m Arrive at Grove Landing same days by 10 a m Leave Grove Lauding nlouday, Wednesday, and Friday at 2 p m Ar/ive at Yorktown same days by 5 p m Proposals for six-times-a-week servux; are in vited. 5298 From Williamsburg to Yorktowu, 12 miles and back, six times a week Leave Williamsburg daily, except Sunday, at 8am Arrive at Yorktown same day by 11 a m Leave Yorktowu daily, except Sunday, at 1 pin Arrive at Williamsburg same day by 4 p in JAMES CAMPBELL; jy 27?1 awl w ^ Post master General NOTICE TO THE CREDITORS or HALL UBROTHER. BARUCH HALL, surviving partner of lsaa" Hall, having on the 2r-th day of February, 1855, assigned to the undersigned all the stock If rade and debts of the firm of Hall A Brother, tc !ie applied to the full satisfaction of certain delUs. liabilities, and engagements of said firm at Hall k. Brother, and the Surplus to pay and distribute rateably among such of the remaining cred tors of said firm as shall within six months from aid 2Sth day of February. 1855, execute and de ivtr to said Baruch Hall full and absolute re leases of all indebtedness to them respectively b) ^aid Baruch HaU, surviving partner as aforesaid. Notice is therefore hereby given to such credi tors of said firm of Hall A Brother, or said Baruch Hull, surviving partner, as may desire to partici pate in the benefit of said assignment to execut tud deliver to said Baruch Hall full and absolute releases as aforesaid, within the period of six months from said 28th day of February, 1865. RICHARD WALLACH, Trustee. Je 11?eotAug*i8tl? c. warrinerT WATCHMAKER, No. 330 Pa. avenue, b'twted 9Ik and 10<4 streets. WASHINGTON, D. C. Plrotlag, Jeweling, and every kind of repalri to Watches ^ jy 17-5m DO YOU WANT FIRST RATE ICE cream? Go at once to ARNY, Bridge street Georgetown, he was awarded a MEDAL by the Metropolitan Mechanics' Institute, for ;ci cbxams w*th irii.andciin mav2S?eoif CLOCKS! CLOCKS! f F want a good honest Clock?or ? that will irKT?I,.?1T*Jfoa th? cor?? time, di op In at G. FRANCIS. 496 Seventh street. He has Clocks ftat cannot be excelled?handsome and good time l;er pen Re satis low, and every C lock is war f*''ted * Jy tl LAND OF GOLD ; California unveiled; A Reality versus Fiction; by II. R. Helper, 1 vol FRANCH TAYLOR. ?u Medical. INHALATION vol rii crma ov ASTHMA AND C0H8UKFTI0V. NIW and VERY WONDERFUL ! 11 Brai|kt htm? t? thi deer ?( U? Mllllea? of the Lung*, tfeiffnto Dr Cl'RTlS'S HY GEANA. or INHALING H YG KAN VAPOR AND CHERRY SYRUP. With this new me thod, Dr. C. hv restored many aflicted ones to bealtn, ax an evidence of which he has Innumera ble certificates. Speaking of the treatment, a phy riclan remark*, "It 1* evident that inhaling?con stantly breathing an agreeable, healing vapor?the ncdleiral pr. pertles must come In direct contact with tbe whole lerlal cattle* of the lungs, and thus escape the many and varied changes produced upon them when Introduced Into the stomach, and subject to the process of digestion." The Hyge ana ts for sale at all the Druggists throughout the Country.?JV. Y. Dutchman Jm 14. The Inhaler is worn on the breast under the 11 r en, without the least inconvenience?the beat of the body being sufficient to evaporate the fluid. Hundreds of casea.of cures, like the following, might be named. One package of the Hygeana has cured me of the Asthma of six year* standing. J. F KKfcSBERRY, P. M. of Duncannon, Pa. I am cured of the Asthma of ten yean' standing by Dr Curtls's Hy-re^ua. MARGARET EASTON, Brooklyn, N. Y. MRS PAUL, of No. $ Hammond street, N. Y., wt.s cured of a severe case of Bronchitis by the Hygeana. My sister has been cured of a distressing cough rf several year*' standing, and decided to be in curable by the physicians. She was cured In one month by the H\geana. J H. GACDKRT, P. M. Richmond, Me. The Rev Dr CHEEVF.R. of New York, testi fies of our medicine in the following language: Niw Yoai, Nov 15,1S54. Dear Sir: I think hlgUv of Dr Curtls's Hyge rnaata remedy in dis?-<is?-s of tbe throat and long*. Having had some opportunity to testify it* etllca cy, I am convinced tnat it is a most excellent rem edy, both the Syrup and the inhaling application to the chest. Prof S. CENTER writes us as follow*: Gentlemen?1 have recently had occasion to test jour Cherry Syrup pud Hygean Vapor, in a cm of enronic sore throat. that had refined to yield fc> ether forms uf treatment, and the result has satis fied me that, whatever may be tbe composition of preparation, it is no iiripoei??C,bat an excel t??nt remedy. 1 wi?h. for the takf ?f the afflicted, that it rnigh' b>- brought within t ? *?!?k of all. 1)R JOHNS, one of the ieoc:tu*bflled Physi cians In New York write* a? M* Dr. Curtis?Dear Sir?Having witnessed the excellent effects of your Hygeana or Inhaling Hy !?an Vapor and Cherry Syrup, In case uf Chronic Bronchitis, at:d being much in fnfw of counter Ir ritstlun in affections of the throat. Bronchial tube-, and lungs, I can therefore rh*-erfoU> recommend your Medicated Aparatus as being the most con venient and effectual mode of applying anything of rhe Kind 1 have ever seen No coubt thousand* of persons may be relieved, and many cured, by u*>ng your medicines. I must here be allowed to confess that lam op posed to prescribing or using secret compounds, but this little neatly contrived article, ana its ef fects in the case above alluded to, have induced me to speak in its favor. You are at liberty to use this In any way yon may think proper. Respertfullv, your*. Ac., C. JOHNS. M. D . No. 6<?9 Houston street, N. Y. Price three dollars a package. Sold by CURTIS A PERKINS and BOYD A PAUL, 149 Chambers st , N. Y. Four packages sent free to any part of the Ual ttd State* for ten dollars. N B?Dr. Curtls's Hvgear.a is the ORIGINAL iud ONLY GENUINE ARTICLE; all others are base :mltations, or vile and inli rlous counter feits. Suun them as you would POISON. For sale in Washington bv CHAS STOTT, Pa avenue, n?ar 7th street, and J. B MOORE, In the First Ward. may Zi? CARTER'S SPANISH MIXTURE. THE GREAT PURIFIER OF THE BLOOD! not a paaricLB or xkhcckt in it. AN IN FALLIBLE REMEDY for Serofila, King's Evil, Rheumatism. Obstinate Cutane ous Eruptions, Pimples or Pustules on the f?<e. Blot' n^s.iloils. Chronic Sore Eyes. RlngWorm or Tetter, Sculd H"?d, Enlargement and Pain of the Bones and Joints, Stubborn Ulcer*. Sy philitic Disorders, Lumbago. Spinal Com plaints, and all the diseases arising from an in judicious u?e of Mercury, Imprudc-n* la Life, or Impurity uf tiis Blood. *T?HIS VALUABLE MEDICINE, which has A become celebrated for the number of extraor dinary cures, effected through its agency, has In duced the proprietors, at the urgent request of their friends, to offer it to the public, which they do* with the ntm?>st confidence in its virtues and won derful curative properties. The following certifl rates, selec'ed from a large number, are, however, stronger testimony than the mere wcrd of the pro prietors: arid are all fnun gentlemen wvil known in their localities, and of the highest rerp?ctablil ty, many of them residing in the city of Rich mond, Va. F. BOYDEN, Esq., of tbe Exchange Hotel. Richmond, known everywhere, says he" has seen the Medicine called Ci^Ti&'t SraNtsn M:x Ttuk, administered in over a hundred ca<ie*, In nearly all the diseases for which it is recommend ed, with the most a-lonishingly good results. He says it W- the mo^t extraordinary medicine he has ever seen. AGUE AND FEVER^GREAT CURE ? I hereby certify that for three years I had Ague and Fever of the most violent description. I had sev eral Physician*, took large quantities of (Quinine, Mercury, a-'d I believe all the Tonics advertised, but all "wuhout permanent relief. At last 1 tried Carter's Spanish Mixture, two bottles of wh'ch effectually cured me, and 1 am happy to any I have had neither thills or fevers Since. 1 con sider it the best Tonic in this world, and the only medicine that ever reached mv case JOHN LONGDEN. Bba.vse Ditch, near Richmond, Va. C. B LUCK. Esq.. now in the city of Rich mond. and for many years in the Post Office, has such coufldence in the astonishing eiikjscy of Car ter's Spanish Mixture, that he bss bought up ward* of a* bottles. wh?ch he has given away to the afflicted. Mr Luck sav* he has never known It to fall when taken according to directions. Dr. MINGE, a practising Physician, and for merly of the City Hotel, in we city of Richmond, say* he has witnessed In a number of instances the effects of Carter's Spanish Mixture, which were most truly surprising. He says In a oase of Consumption, 'dependent on the Liver, the good effects were wonderful indeed. SAMUEL M. DRINKER, of the firm of Drin ker A Morris, Richmond, was cured of Liver Complaint of three >ear* standing, by the use of two bottles of Carter s Spanish Mixture. GREATCURE O F> SCROFULA ?The Edi tors of the Richmond Republican had a servant emploved in their press room, cured of violent Scrofula, combined with Rheumatism, which en tirely disabled him from work. Two l?ottle* of Carter's Spaul?n Mixture made a perfect cure nf him, and the Editors, in a public notice, say they "cheerfully recommend it to all who are afflicted with auy disease of the blood." STILL ANOTHER CURE OFSCROfULA. I had a very valuable boy cured of Scrofula by farter's Spanish Mixture. I consider it tridy a valuable medicine. JAMES M TAYLOR, Con ductor on the R. F. and P R. R. Co., Richmond, Va. SALT RHECti OF TWENTY YEARS STANDING CURED? Mr JOHN THOMP SON. residing in the city of Richmond, was cured by three bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture, of Salt Rheum, which he had for nearly twenty ,ears, and which all the physicians of the city could not cure. Mr. Thompson is a well known merchant in the city of Richmond, and his cure is most remarkable. \VM A. MATTHEWS, of Richmond, had a servant cured of Syphilis, in the worst form, by Carter's Spanish Mixture. He says he cheerfully recommends it, and considers it a very* Invaluable medicine. feDWIN BURTON, commissioner of the reve nue, sax's he seen the good effects of Carter's Spanish Mixture in a number of Syphilitic cases, and says it la a perfect cure for that horrible dis ease. WM. G. HARWOOD, of Richmond, cured w old Sores and Ulcers, which disabled him from walking. Took a few bottles of Carter's Spanish M i xture, and was enabled to walk without a crutch, In a short time permanently cured. Principal Depots at M WARD,CLOSBfcOO., No. 86 Maiden Lane. New York T. W DYOTT A SONS, No. 188 North Beoond street, Philadelphia. BENNETT A BEERS, No. 136 Main street, Richmond, Va. And for salebv CHARLES STOTT, Washing ton, D. C.; HEN R\ PEEL, Alexandria, and dv Druggists everywhere. ' 7 Price SI per bottle, or stx bottles for 95 ?ep II?iy SHIRTS MADE TO nmi^, . best quality of Shirts made to measure and warranted to fit, at ths lowest New York prices WALL A STEPHENS, ? Pi ?waue, next to ln>? Ball, tS i Medical ruun usi*u iU4Tin PHTLO?OPHICAL*?liw Of MAltliil, BT __ ? H. B. LA CROIX, ?. P ? i *? *?? icr? pa^** and i? FlD^ ?"* Ce4eTe* Lltbogrsphs an* Platen Price (tlf TwMtf*n?? ?e??a. Swi PVm 0/ re stag $ f mU par?i e/ ?*? /^HEATEST BOOI eve* rWFLISKED? v ' and containing ne?r!y louble the q antlty of read ag matter tn tbM *4 the FIFTY CENT UK POL >.AK PUBLICATIONS. It tr?tsoothe PHYSIOL <>GY OF MARRIAGE, :.nd the Secret Infirmities Disorder of Youth u.4 Mat lilty. reselling from ea ? ??*?, which destroy the pkfdu' and mental pew ?' r>, with Obwmtlom ca >1 arrlsce. It* dnties and disouallfloailoas. 'Qelr remedies: with Lithographs. illu*tmllB* th? \natomy and rhynlolugv. and Disease* cf the Re productive Organs ef Ccth *ie?, their structure, ? ses, a ad functions. A popular and comprehaa ? itt TieaUat on t?e Parties and Can?altle? of *m i lr and married Life? happy and fhiftfnl alliances, node of pecurtng them? Infelk noos and InfwtUo ? na the'.r obvlatioa and removal.? lirp?**at tatcts to those contain plating matrimony*. that will ? vercome ob)e< tlon? to it; uone, however, should ' the thl* important stepwithoutftrst conauitliur lie iage*?commentaries on the disease* and medical treatment of females from Infancy to old age, each aae graphically Illustrated by iseaattful llthegrm ulc plays*?nervon* debility. Itt rum tad cure, 1 y a process at once so simple, safe. iat fkllure U lmpomlble?rule* for dally nect?an essay on PpormatorThws, with practical bservatlons oil a safer and more successful mod" f treatment?precautionary b^nts on the evils re >>dttng from empirical practice?an m<i? on all ? !*e?*es arlsing from Indiscretion. with plain and -imple rules by which all persons can cure them selves without mercury?remedies for tnese self inflicted miseries and disappointed hone* so un fortunately prevalent In the young. It l?a truth .'il adviser to th?* married and thosecontemp'atlng ?r**rriage It* pensal is particularly reeommead J to person* entertaining *e? ret doubt* ot tbetr mivsical condition. ai?d v ho are conscious of hav ing hazarded the health, happiness.and privileges '?> which evrrv human being is entitled Price TWENTY-FIVE CENTS i-er copy, or Five Copies for One Ikllar Mbiled free of poet a!?>? to all part* of the United States \ B?Those who prefer may consult Pr LA CROl X upon any of the di-eases upon which this 1? M>k treat*, either personally or b> mail Medi eine sent to any (<art of the L'niou to di rection*. safely packed and car? fully secured from all observation \ddre** l)r M B LA CROIX. No 51 Maiden Lute, or Post Ofloe Ho* S7>. Albany, N. Y. |\y oflice open daily from ? a m to 9 p B., an<l on Sunday from "2 until A p m ,nr Oflire ftl'MOVEP from No X Beaver St. to at >1 a i d r u Laae, Allan), N. Y. dec 7?y L ? UOCKI K II OOUA^D'I CELEBRATED SERMAN BITTERS, fRKPAKST) BY Or. C. m. JA< KHUN. PhiUdelpklft. Pa., I.IYER COHPLAIWT DYSPEPSIA, Jmmmdtct, Ckronir t N*rr+u% D'tolitf, D%a tatti of tke Kidm'ys, am-1 all aruiif from a D*?ordrr>4 Liver or Stomach Sjch a* Constipation. Inward Pile*. F'illnew. or Blood to the Hend. Acidity of the Sroma< L. Nau sea. Hearti>nrn. Disgust for food. F .lltieas. or Weight in the St-?mach. Sour Eructations. Sink ing or Fluttering at the Pit of the Stomach, Swimming of the Head. Hurried and P'flicult Breathing. Fiutterinc ot the Heart. Choking <* Su{locating Sensations when it. a lvins Posture, Dm.ness of Vision, Dot* of Web* before the Sight, Fever and Dull Pain in the H?-ad. Defi ciency of p#-r* pi rat ion. Yellownes* of the SkiB and Eye*. Pain in the Side. Hack. Che*t, Lin b* Ac , Sudden Fiu?he* of Heat Burning in the Flesh. Constant Imaginings of Evil, and great Depress)on*>f Spirit* f|*HE PROPRI F.TOR . In culling the attention a <if the public to this preparation. does so with & reeling of the utmost conLdeoce In it* virt.ea and adaptation of it to the diseases for which t' la re> oriin;eiided It is no new and untried article, bnt one that hi? *t:??d the test of a ten year.*' trial before the Amer ican i-eople. and it* reptrtatl.-n and ?ale is iinrl vallea by any similar preparations citant Tl ? t?~<Mmony in its favor giyen by the most pr<>n.l? tr-it and yrell-kiiovrn PhjsiCiBtis and Individual*t In all parts of the country is i?anen>e. The fol lowing from North Carolina i* rwpertfBl'y *ub n-Hted. refenintr aii> who may *till doubt to tba '? \Iemorat?ilia." or Practical Receipt Bo-?k fci F rmer* and Families, tn lie had gratis of all the Agenta for the liiau Hitler*. l'riitcinal Oflice aad Miuiulhrtory, 1K0 AlCS ST KELT, 1'UILADELPUIA, PA. TESTIMONY FROM NORTH CAROLINA Ctrtt/iciti of Dr. TV Smith. e/ Pint Hi.J, Rich wiond Ceaarjr. N C. Pit** Hill. March 4. PiM. Da. C M Jac**os, Philadelphia?Dear Sir: I have been a subject of Dymepata. In It* worst form, for the la?t uve year* ' Such was mr condi tion for twelve mouth* that the phvsiciar* arid all who saw me said I must die While in this con dition I was carried to the wsteiine place* in Vir ginia. Tennessee, and North Carolina, but ?ii not ??enetltted bv any wster to which I was taken. Wuile on my wav home I stopped a week at R uth e?fordtou, a small village in North Carolina, to try the (Act of some Chahbeate water in thai piace About the la?t of the week 1 went .nu> a drug store to get wnv medicine for mv child and n.vself. There were several of the village physi cian* la the store, and one of them *rerred to take *ime interest in mv case. and. after askine me some questions, said he had twen a dy*t>entic and h<ut he a greatly* benefltted b\ the use of HOOF LAND'S GERMAN BITTERS, p^psred by vol, and h<: ln?isted that I would try the Bi'ter*. Be also called the next dav at my room, and ln s'ved *o much that I would try them that I a->ke4 h m to get me one bottle, iled'dft. and I com n.rneed taking it as directed, aud I wa? more ben etitled by it than all the water and med.clue 1 had ever After reaching home one of mv neighbors came to me for a prescription and meliclne. (he a dys fsptlc,) and I gave him nearly all ih? Bitters 1 ad left, which effected much good In his case. He ha* often called on me for more of the same kind of medicine, saying he was more benefited bv it than any other he had taken, but I have not been uble to get any more for him or my??:f e'uee ; will you, therefore, please ship mt a dozen or more as *oon as possible Respectfully, your*, W. SMITH. D R HOOKER. Roger's Store, Wake Co., N. C . October M, 1H63, sbv*: ' Having eir^r- n -<* very great bene!t from the use of HOOP LAND'S GERMAN BITTERS In Chromic Dysentery and functional derangemeat of tl-.e Llvej. and 1U concomitant evils. I am desirooe of obtaining a quantity* of it for the beneCt of my c? mm unity- You will, therefore, please sends lot, Ac , Ac. CERTIFICATE OF WM J, ATWOOD Hvrtsvillb, Yadkin Co., N. C. ) November 1st. lb54.J Dr. C. M. Jackson?Dear Sir: Allow me isex pre??* to you my sincere thank> for >our discoverv jf a medicine which, to say the leant of it. ha* ef hrt?l a cure that all other 'medicine, that I have taken, have entirely fail ed todo HOOFLAND'S GERMAN BITTERS have cnred ir?e ??f the rno?t <tu'.>born and agitravatod <aae of the pilbs thai, pt ruaps, ever lell to the lot of man My case 1* not a stranger In this community, as 1 am well known In this and the surrounding counties .ud can truly say that mv recovery ha* astoiiadt * all my frlt-iids and relation*, a* I had tr.edeverjTi^ng"?ded. and nothing did me anv good un til I was prevailed upon to try the Hitters. Yon arc at liberty to make any use cf thl* communica tion for toe beueflt of the &?L*ctcd, you may think lc j*:. Tiuly, yoaxs, WM. J. ATWOOD. These bitter* are satireZy rtg?t*bl4, they Invig orate and strengthen the svster. f nearer prostrate It. and can be used for infant* as well as tdult*. F or sale by respectable deal<m everywhere, aad bv Z. D. GlLllA.N, Washington; J L hU WELL. Georgetown, and J. K. PIER PONT, Alexandria. n,?r ;?i* ViTATCUEfl, JEWELRY. SILVERWARE, ft. M. W. GALT A BRO. are constantly receiving large invoices of the above, snd offer every article in 'heir line at the lowest rates. GOLD AND SILVER WORK of every do scripUon made to order, such as TEST1MO N lALS, richly embellished, with appropriate do ?l^na^SlLVER TEA SLTS, DINNER SER Preelous s ones set in ev?.ry style, hotreveraUl orste AKMF, CRESTS. M?>TTOF<, ftc , cut on atone. JR. W. GALT A BRO., 'Mi Pa. av., between N:n*Ji e-ud Tenth ra. )e 14?tf pAN?, PERFI MEET, TOILET AAtTI -*? cles, Ac.?W ? have aow In stora a larfy vari ety of flns and common Fans. li?. rison's and L? tain's oaifct>ratod Perfcmery Brushes. Combs, vis lttrg a^id Playlnff Canda, Tooth Powders, Porta Moipajes,^Igar Cases, (Sard Cases. BsUet* Ac , all of which we are selling cat at low prices to Milt the times at the Piano, Music, Stationery, ar. 1 Fancy Goods Store of JOHN r. ELLIS, swp* iVBeoe b?t 9th aud link sts ??y c??

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