Newspaper of Evening Star, August 21, 1855, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated August 21, 1855 Page 4
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EVENING STAR. A LITERABY "MOSAIC." The curfew toll* the knell of parting day In every clime, from Lapland to J a pan ; To fix one sp*rk of beauty s heavenly ray, The proper study of mankind la man. Tell?for you can?what is it to be wfae, Sweet Anb rn, loveileat village cf the plain, The inau cf Roas, each lisping oabe replies, And drags, at each remove a length'nlng chain. Ah : who can te'l how hard it is to climb Par as the solar walk or milky way; Procrastination is the thief of time, Let Hercules himself do what he may. 'Tift education forms the common mind. The feast of reason and the How of soul? I must be cruel only to be kind, And \v*ft a sigh from Indus to the pole. Syphax, I Joy to meet thee thus alane, Where'er I roam, whatever lands I see; A youth, to fortune and to fame unknown, In maiden meditation fancy free. Farewell, and whatsoe'er thy voice be tried. Why to yon mountain turns the gazing eye ? With spectacles on nose and pouch on side, That teach the native moralist to die. PltT the sorrows cf a poor old man, \V host- beard descending swept his aged breast Laugh wbt>re we must, be candid where you can Mow at ver is but mlwmys to be blest A Namow Escape?All for Love.?A citizen of Brownstown, above Birmingham le;;ped from the fesrth column of the Monon gaiicla bridge intw the river, on Friday night, but being a gu?>d swimmer, reached shore safe *nd sound, at the foot of Market street. He gives tlie following statement: He hal been engaged to a femalo in Cleve land lor some time, when n few days ago he received a letter from his inamorata, request ing him to name the happy day. He accord ingly availed himself of the quickest means of transportation, to wit, the railroad; but, ;ila3 ! upon reaching the house, he discoxered :Lat she had proved faithless, and w.i* already married to another and more succet^fcl lover Her double dealings preyed uv>t\ Ws mind' and being as rapidly whirled to tho city as he had been taken from it> Cached here on xriuay, in a very ment&l'y perturbed condi tion. That night he streaked himself out at length, sorrowi uliy.vpoo thecolJ planks ?tf the bridge, and fed his flao?.e by toe pale light of the stars 'V *c doubtless being more ardent in \ icw ot '.tj total hopelessness?until sleep c .mt-.ojw - like a mantel, not to give re V * ue ' Jrrit;d his sorrow with him to thi That fccliug gradually yielded . r ^ -U riier one of revenge; and no scheme ? ? v -ttco are rapidly formed, and plans to 1 y tin ?!? into apt ? y ex' cution are devise 1 f1 r '* I'gi'-' he is su^oe^siui?his rival is no more. be has* fly f r uis ?i??j. The police ar li.ter In in, t . y u.ive reached the city, they * . >ii ii.e bn i^e, thty are about to lay the<. . .J- n Litn, *ben he desperately throw ? in et; "Vt r <nto tne w.-itir. Souietuing 1 ik?* T, j c P?' on Lis first" drunL," when !? i i??. he heard a splash, and on ?<> -at .truuud, found it, was caused by hiin ? I*, i.. it he Wiis iho'j iu the water. Bream ing Wi?i over, but wa will uot attempt to de *'fot-lu^i which he viewed his. ;> Bita p r*?|y ludi:rous. from the cause oi u a . > ,.e liy ^ri ,u;; |)j the time, howev r, n< airack out in tnfuily lor the shore, where >? 'i 'evi ?'f*'ly, dripping wet, concluding, 1 u >L ess. that j '* i.ove Is a dizziness " iltsjurg Commercial Journal. The >pibct* ot thb Lord's Prater.?The ?>r:nt o; tb% Lord's Prayer is beautiful. That I.'rffll7 petition breathes a filial spirit? ??? Fn aer. k r A catholic spirit?'? Our Father." reverential spirit?'? Hallowed be thy fMne.'1 A mi-'ionary spirit?"Tby kingdom come.*' An obedient spirit?" Thy will be done on ?arth as it is in heaven." A dependent spirit?" Give us this day our daiij bread."' A forgiving spirit?" And forgive us our trespasses as we forgive those who trespass against us." A cautious spirit?" Leal us not into temp tation but deliver us from evil." A confidential and adoring spirit?liFor il'ine U the kingdom, and the power, and the fc'orj, for ever aud ever. Amen." Artesian Wells.?There are in thi3 city about forty artesian wells, all of which have nrk?" ^ring the eight years last past. ih< ?r def ifcs range from forty to two hundred feet and'-jrie total amount of feet bored is almost four thousand. There are several others row being bored in different sections of tlie city All of those bored have given a p.entitul supply, and most of them water of e*ce''0Ilt quality. So successful have been ? ie tflorin lo obtain water by this plan that th<Te is a prospect of having in our city, ere 1< r.g. artesian wells at hand for the supply of the whole community.?Bolt. Republican. llreve was accosted on the Ken sington ru;id by an elderly female, with a small bottle of glu in her band. "Pray, sir? i be j your pardon?is this the way to the work horse ?" John gave her a look of clori c.il dignity, and, poin.ing to the bottle, grave 17 s?iu: '-No madam, but tbat is." Icj^The boy who *as caught looking into the tuture. has been arrested for trying to eee the show without paying. JlOVE.njISTR OF Ul'EA.l STEAMERS. Sam*. LeMvts For Day Pacific I.iverpool New York.Aug 11 North Mar....Havre NfewYork.Aug.il Hermann sou:hampton..New York.Aug LB Baltic New York Liverpool. Aug. *JB 1- \ ork.? ? ???Uavre.? ?.? Aug. 117" The California tteamert-. leave New York iu the 5th and AXh of each month. ARRIVALS AT PRINCIPAL HOTELS. Brawaa' Uetal?r rkx. bbowm. F T Fdelin, Md T G Birchett, Mi W u Huitoa. do 8 Brooke, Md R Mlt.isar. do T F Bowie, do A Mltrbell, Pa J S Davidson, Va T J WiKon. Md J F lllte, do K Gait her, do B M Kent *. lady, do F it Arnold, do Mrs E J Pattie, do G Hn.-dlng, Pa Judge l^egrand, Md J K !*ort-r. Mas* B Baylis* A lady, DC Miss M i Parker, do JO Eagrudear, Md Mis? R N Townstnd, J T Piggott. Pa > a B Oulley, Ala H Tcwnsend. do W McAlpine, do W B Kirk k lady, do C H Wago, Va t? A t'rimble, Md A D Kelly, jr, Md G p ivall, do A T Douglaaa, O W K Frazer, Kv B H Mufliken, Md 1' C Re\ nolds, Uo R W W Liowie. do G t.ull. Md J M J- ne* A family, Ala LJr G eenuow, U3N Mia A G Roberts I't D v-all do J J Cook. Ala tl Janv't, Md B J Beate, do G Ashton, Va Capt Christian ft family, HA Morgan, do NY Aniar ?' liatel -a. a A J. c WUUli J IVdrB/ Pa A T de Trisarri. NY K H-nsifr, O jj C Pierpont ft lad>, N J C G lbert, U8A J \ Bates ft i?d), Mix L> A G INat, li^CS F C Merchant ft ?on, Pa S Klw>be. > ft ?on, Md J Coruick ft ao;< do J i Gltl?*j ie (a adv, Ml T u Bailey, NY D t Willi ms ft family, W Parker ft lady, do do S P Baauon, Mass H I. brnnett ft family, C H MsCoriuick do R D HcCarty A ladv, Pa NV A Gotdman ft iady, Mi*s li McCarty, do Vio Mia* M McCarty, do B 1. Harding and lady, Mr* Laning A daughter, I .a Pa C P R ilev ft aon do W Hail en back A lady, W \ Power* A family, do Va JR Samuel ft lady, Va Hon R Johnson, Md H D Harding ft lady, La A s Pe cell ft ladv, do Ml?? A Harding, do D P b scey, NJ ' L A Willlama, LISA I nitrd States Hotel?X. C. IACKSIBT. L Flamming*, NY J Collier G Hill Aid B Thompson H Uarrlogton, do G W Harper. O E Keniit-v. O J Warren, Maw J Scott, NY G Wbitcomb, Mo J 8 Scott, Va Miaa A Fisher, DC Dr Rountree, Md F fmoot, Va J Harris, do J Martin, Pa W L Briscoe, do Kirkweed Haasa?j. ?. ft a. ktekwoo*. A W Robinson, NY J M Kennedy ft son, La G I. Davidson, Ind J M Kllgour J H Wharuman, Mass H F Vein. Md A G Seaman, DC J M Standish, Va JQu'iin, Va W P Blakeiy, <U W J Wanea NY A Aiaotd dv Miscellaneous. [No. MS ] By the President of the Ualted St%tes. IN pursuance of law. I, Fkanelin Pieece, President of the Uaitea States of America, do hereby declare and make known that public sales will be held at the undermentioned land offices, in the Tkskitort of Minnesota, at the time* herein designated, to wit: At the land office at Beownsvill*, commenc ing on Mondav, the twenty-second day of October next, for the disposal of the public lands situated within ths undermentioned townships and frac tional townships, exclusive of the islands in the Mississippi river, viz: North of the base line and wit of the fifth principal meridian. Fractional townships one hundred and one, one hundred and two, one hundred and three, one hundred and four, on the main land, of range three. Township one hundred and one, and fractional townships one hundred and two. one hundred and three, one hCtodred and four, and one hundred and live, oh the main land, of range four. Townships one hundred and three, one hundred and four, and one hundred and five, of ranges five, siz, and ??rra. Townships one hundred and one, one hundred and three, one hundred and four, and one hundred and five, of range eight. Townships one hundred and one, one hundred and two, oue hundred and three, and one hundred and five, of range nine. Townships one hundred and one, one hundred and two, one hundred and three, one hundred and four, and one hundred and five, of ranges ten, eleven, twelve, and thirteen. At thi same place, commencing on Monday, the fifth day of November next, for the disposal of the public lands within the undermentioned townships, to wit: North of the base line and west of the fifth principal meridian. <? Townships one hundred and one, one hur.drean and two, one hundred and three, one hundred and four, and one hundred and live, of range four? teen. Townships one hundred and three, one hun dred and four, and one hundred and live, of range fifteenk Townships one hundred and one and one hun dred and five, of range sixteen. Townships one hundred and one, one hundred and two, and one hundred and three, of range seventeen. Townships one hundred and one, one hundred and two, one hundred and three, one hundred and four, and one hundred and live, of ranges eigh teen, nineteen, twenty, twenty-one, and twenty two. At tub same place, commencing on Monday, the nineteenth day of November next. for the disposal of the public lands within the following named townships, viz: North of the base line and west of the fifth principal meridian. Townships one hundred and two, one hundred and three, one hu. dred and four, and one hundred and five, of range twenty-three. Townships one hundred and one, one hundred and two. one hundred and three, one hundred and four, and one hundred and live, of ranges twenty f ur,\w. nty-five, twtnty-six, twenty-seven, and twenty-eight. Townships one hundred and one, and one hun dred and five, of range twenty-nine. Townships one hundred and two and one hun dred and five, of range thirty. Townships one hundred and one. one hundred and two, and one hundred and five, of range thirty-one. At the land office at Winona, commencing on Mondav, the twenty-ninth day of October next, for the disposal of the public lands within the undermentioned townships and fractional town ships, exclusive of the islands in the Mississippi river, to wit: North of the base line and west of the fifth prin cipal meridian. Fractional township one hundred and six, on the main land, of range five. Fractional townships one hundred and six and one hundred and seven, on the main land of range tiz. Township one hundred and six, and fractional townships one hundred and seven and one hun dred and eight, on the main land, of range seven Townships one hundred and six and one hun dred and seven, and fractional township one hun dred and eight, on the main land, of ranges eight &nd nine Townships one hundred and six. one hundred ind seven, and one hundred and eight, of ranges \en, eleven, twelve, thirtee n, fourteen and fifteen. Township one hundred and six, of range six [ em. Townships one hundred and six, one hundred ind eight, one hundred and nine, and one hun dred and ten, of range seventeen Townships one hundred and six, one hundred md seven, one hundred and eight, one hundred md nine, and one hundred and ten, of range i ighteen. At tub ?ams place, commencing on Monday, the twelfth day of November next, tot the dis posal of'the public lands within the following townships ana parts of townships, viz : North of the base lint and west of the fifth principal meridian. Townships one hundred and six, one hundred and seven, one hundred and eight, one hundred and nine, and one hundred and ten, of ranges nineteen and twenty. Townships one hundred and six, one hundred and seven, and one hundred and eight of ranges twmty-one and twenty-two. Townships one hundred and six, (except sec tions six, seven, eighteen, nineteen, and thirty, in the Winnebago reservation.) one hundred*and seven, (except sections six, seven, eighteen, nine teen, thirty, and thirty-one, in the reservation.) and one hundred and eight, (except section thirty one in the reservation.) of range twenty-three. Township one hundred andelght, (except sec tions thirty-one, thirty-two, thirty-three, thirty four, thirty-five, and thirty-six, In the Winnebago reserve, of range twenty-four. Townships one hundred and six, one hundred and seven, one hundred and eight, and one hun dred and nine, of ranges twenty-eight and twenty nine. Townships one hundred and six, one hundred and nine, and one hundred and ten, of range thirty. Townships one hundred and six, one hundred and seven, one hundred and eight, one hundred and nine, and one hundred and ten, of range thirty-one. At the land office at Red Wing, commencing on Monday, the twenty-ninth day of October ??zt, for the disposal of the public lands within the following named townships and fractional townships, exclusive of the islands in the Missis sippi river, viz: North of the base line and west of the fifth principal meridian. Fractional townships one hundred and thliteen and one hundred and fourteen, on the main land, of range fifteen. Township oue hundred and thirteen, and frac tional townships one hundred and fourteen and oue hundred and fifteen, on the main land, of range sixteen. Townships one hundred and eleven, one hun dred and twelve, one hundred and thirteen and one hundred and fourteen, and fractional township one hundred and fifteen, on the main land, of ranges seventeen and eighteen. Townships one hundred and eleven, one hun dred and twelve, one hundred and thirteen, and one hundred and fourteen, and fractional township one hundred and fifteen, of ranges nineteen and twenty. Townships one hundred and thirteen and one hundred and fourteen, and fractional township one hundred and fifteen, of range twenty-one Townships one hundred and fourteen and one hundred knd fifteen, of ran^e twenty-two. Townships one hundred and thirteen, one hun dred and fourteen, and one hundred and fifteen, of range twenty-three. Township one hundred and thirteen and one hundred and fourteen, of range twenty-four. Township one hundred and eleven, of range thirty-one. At the land offlceat Minneapolis, commencing on Monday, the twenty-second day of October next, for the dis|*osal of the public lands situated within the undermentioned townships and frac tional townships, viz: North of the bast line and west of tht fifth principal meridian. Fractional townships oue hundred and sixteen and one hundred and seventeen, west of the Fort Snelling reserve, of range twenty-one. Townships oue hundred and sixteen and one hundred and seventeen, of range twenty-two. At the same time and place, for the disposal of the public lands in the following named town ships.(excluslve of the islands in the Mississippi river,) of which the portions situated within the former military reserve at Fort Snelling are to be sold, in accordance with the provisions of the act of 2oth of August. 185*2, entitled " An act to re duce and define the boundaries of the military reserve at the St. Peter's river, in the Territory of Minnesota,'" and which are not subject to pre emption claims, to wit:. North of the base line and west of the fourth principal merxdian. Fractional townships twenty-seven and twenty eight, west of the Mississippi river, of range twenty-two. Fractional townships twenty-seven, twenty elght, and twenty-nine, wes: or the Mississippi river, of ranges twenty-three mud twenty-four. At the laud office at Sack Rapids, commencing, on Monday, the fifth day of November next, foi the disposal of the public lands In the following named townships and frac tional townshi|>s, viz: North ?/ the base line and west of the fourth prineipat meridian Township forty, of range twenty-eight. Township thirty-five, of range twenty-nine. Townships thirty-six, thirty-seven, and thirty eight. jt range thirty townships thirty -eight, thirty-nine, forty, forty one, and forty-two, of range thirty-one. Fractional townships thirty-sight, thirty-nine, forty fort>-ene and forty two of range thirty two At the land office at Stillwat*r, commencing in Monday, the twelfth day ?/" November next, for the disposal of the pubile lands within the jodermentioned townships and fractional town ihlps, to wit: Worth of the hate line and west of the fourth principal meridian. F 'actional township forty-one, west of the St. Jrolx river, of range sixteen. Fractional township forty-one, west of the St. Croix river, and town*hip forty-two, of range eventeen. Fractional townships forty, went of the St. Crdn w, and township forty-one and forty-two, m ge eighteen. 'ractional townships thirty-eight, thirty-nine, iver ange eighteen. Fractional townships thirty-eight, thirty nd forty, west of the St. Croix river, of range lineteen. Island on lot six, of section thirty-two, in town ship twenty-nine, of range twenty-two. Township forty, of range twenty-seven. Lands appropriated by law for the use of schools, lilitarv and other purposes, will be excluded rotn the sales. The offering of the above lands will be commen ??don the days appointed, and will proceed in the "-der in which they are advertised, with all con ??nient despatch, until the whole shall have been ?tiered and th" sales thus closed; but no sale shall e kept open longer than two weeks, and no pri ate entry of any of 'he lands will be admitted un .1 after tne expiration of the two weeks. Given under my hand, at the city of Washing >n, this twentieth day of Jily. anno Domini ene lousand eight hundred and fifty-five. franklin pierce. By the President: JOHN HOOD, Acting Commissioner of the General Land Office. NOTICE TO PRE-EMPTION CLAIMANTS. Every person entitled to the right of pre-emption a any of the land* within the townships and parts f townships above enumerated is required to es tblisb the same to the satisfaction or the register ad receiver of the proper land office, and make ayment thereof as soon as practicable after see 'if this notice, and before the day appointed for le commencement of the public sale of the lands nbracing the tract claimed; otherwise such laim will be forfeited. JOHN HOOD, Acting Commissioner of General Land Office, jy 25?lawl3w Information for Travelers. ?RANGE Ac ALEXANDRIA RAILROAD. (IK BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAIL ROAD having greatly improved its Western fulles ' T c-mnections, now offers the fullest inducements to Travelers between WASHINGTON, BALTI MORE. and all porti on s of the WEST, NORTH - WEST, and the SOUTHWEST. The connection between the Trains from Wash ington and the Trains bound West from Balti more is always promptly made at the Washington J unction /lately called the Relay House) 9 miles from Baltimore. This is the only change of cars r*quired between Washington and the Ohio river. Baggage is checked through to Wheeling at the Wasni ngton Station, and rechecked and trans f-rred there. (with the passengers) without charge, for those holding Through Tickets for points be yond. The connecting Trains leave Washington ciaily at 6 a. m. and 4^ p. m. On Sundays at the la Her hour only. At WHEELING direct connection is made with the trains of the CENTRAL OHIO RAIL ROAD, running from Bellaire, on the Ohio, near Wheeling, through Cambridge, Zanesville. and Newark, to COLUMBUS. These trains connect at Newark with the cars 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 the Little Miami Rail r?%d to Xenia, Cincinnati. I/ouisville, etc. At XEN1A (on Little Miami Railroad) connection is formed with the trains through Dayton, to Indian apolis, Terre Haute, Lafayette, Chicago, Rock Island, St. Louis, etc. Passengers holding Through Tickets for Ktmphii. Vicksburg, Ttmlchcz, New Orleans, etc., vvhicn are also sold at Washington?are trans ferred at Cincinnati to the Mail Steamers on the Ohio. Tickets for Evansville, Cairo, end St. Louis are sold oy this route. ;rr For CLEVELAND, and via Cleveland to 'oledo, ,-fc : GREAT SOUTHERN MAIL LINE! 'flWICE daily between WASHINGTON and i the SOUTH, via ALEXANDRIA, GOR nONSVILLE and RICHMOND?no night line ca Sunday. Leave Washington If before G o'clnjk a m Leave Alexandria If " 7 "am Leave Washington K "7 " p m Leave Alexandria % " 8 " p m FARES BY NIGHT LIN?. From Washington and Alexandria, to Gor donsville S3 '25 From Gordonsville to Richmond 2 25 Travelers will find the morning line the cheap f-.t, most pleasant and expeditious route to the (^roenbricr White Sulphur, Fauquier White Sul- I ; aur, Warm, Hot, Alum and Capon Springs, j Warrenton, Chariottsville, Staunton, Strasburg, Winchester, Harrisonburg, Lexington, Weir's Cave, Natural Bridge, Luray, New Market, Mid C ieburg, Ac. FAB.F.S 3T MORNIN8 LIHB : Fro* Alexandria to Warrenton, - - ?2 00 " " Gordonsville. - 3 50 " " Charlottesville, - 4 50 " " Staunton, - - 6 00 41 " Strasburg, - - 3 50 " u Winchester, ? - 3 50 ? " Luray,. - - - 4 25 " " New Market, - 5 00 ? M Middleburg, - - I 25 OMNIBUSES and BAGGAGEWAGONS will be at the Depot of the Washington Railroad, to convey passengers and baggage to the Steamboat, f r ALEXANDRIA, a distance of 6 miles, allow i.vz ample time for meals. H. W. VANDEGRIFT, Jy 1J Gen, aupt. ZY RAILROAD DIRECT TO THE WEST. Time between Washington and Wheeling but 17 % hours ! Running Time between Washington and Cincinnati 27 lioura!! TilROUGH TtCKSTS ASD BAGGAGE CHKCSS TO BE HAD IN WASHINGTON. Toledo, Detroit, Chicago, etc., tickets are sold, when the Ohio is navi^aole between Wheeling and Wellsville (forty miles) where a connection with the Cleveland and Pittsburg Railroad is made. Travelers are requested to notice that while this is the only route affording Through Tickets and Checks in Washington, it is also the shortest, most speedy, and direct to nearly all the leading pointB in the great West. The distance from Washington to Cincinnati is but G53 miles, being about 105 miles shorter than by anv other route! FARE, BY THROUGH TICKET, PROM WASHINGTON To Wheeling, 88 50; Colum bus, 813 65: Dayton, 815 50; Cincinnati, flS 00; I/Ou:*ville, oy railroad. 818 45, by steamer from Cincinnati, 818 00; Indianapolis, 817 50; Cleve land, 812 50; Toledo, 815 HO; Detroit. 015*): Chicago, ?20 G5 and 81C 50; St. Louis. $23 50 aod 82 >; Memphis. 826; New Orleans, 811; etc. '?-FOR FREDERICK AND HARPERS FF BERKL r I passengers may l.ave Washington at 6 a. m. or ?I % p. m. For the minor way stations between Baltimore end Wheeling, take 0 a. m. train from Washington. j^-For trains to and from Baltimore, Anapolls, etc., see special advertisements. ID"For further Information, Through Tickets, Ac .apply to THOMAS H. PARSONS, Agent, at Washington Station. JOHN H. DONE, Master of Transportation, Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, Baltimore. may 3?tf TTfK POTOMAC RIVEH. 8 TEAMBOAT COMPANY'S STEAMER ALICE C. PRICE, CAPT. SAMUEL BAKER, WILL LEAVE WASHINGTON AT SIX o'clock am, and ALEXAN- . ^ DKIA at 7 o'clock, a. m? ' On TUESDAY MORNINGS ?For Mattox, Currioman, L. Machodoc, I'iney Point, Klnsale, and Cone. On FRIDAY MORNINGS?For Chapel Point, Wicomico, Leonardtown, Pluey Point,St. Mary's, and Cone. On WEDNESDAY, (returning)?Leave Cone at 4 o'clock, a. m., for St. Mary's, Pinev Point, L'onardtown. Wicomico, and Chapel Point. On SATURDAY, (returning)?Leave Cone at 1 o'clock, a. m., for Kinsaie, Plney Point, L. Ma chedoc, 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, 1H55. Je 15?tf STEAMBOATS fONNEfTINO WITH EACH TRAIN OF CARS ARRIV ing in Washington or Alexan dra.?Tne Steamers THGS. COL-i_ YER or GEORGE WAhHINGTON the above connections, leaving Washington at ? a. m , for the Orange and Airxfldria Cars, and con nect with the same train on their arrival. jO" MEALS furnished on the boats. 1'he Boats connect with all the trains from Ral* timore SAM'L GEDNEY, Captain. may 17?tf FOR MOUNT VERNON. ON TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYS?FARE, round trip, f 1; from Alexandria _ _ -It ? w 75 cnts ?The steamer THOMASjfl?3y^BB COLLYER leaves Washington at 9, and Alexan dria at o'clock. Coachuii leave the Capitol foi the bunt nt tf )i o:clock. Coach fare 10 cents. Per sons wishing the coaches sa11I leave iheli residence with Ge?)rge Ol Thomas Parker. H"f.re- iriieuta un the boat. ?(I tt?u SAM'L GEDNEY, Captain Information for Travelers.

canal packet line to point of RUCKS. THE Canal Packet CONGRES8Jiavlng bees thoroughly repaired and pot in first rate order (the machinery being removed and horse power substituted) cod tinues making her regular trips between George town and the above place. The Boat will leave the wharf of W. H. A H. G Ritter for Point of Rocks on MONDAYS, WED NESDAYS and FRIDAYSat7 o'clock* m: and the Point of Rocks for Georgetown on TUES DAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS at the same hour, stopping at the different landings along Ihe line for the reception and landing of j *^d 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 m., and arrive at the head of the Great Palls at 11 Seneca at 1. Edward1*" ? Knowlan's Perry 6, and Seneca at 1, Edward'* Ferry 3)(, Mooocacy5 W, Point of Rocks at 7 o'cl'k p. m. Returning, leave Point at 7 a. m , Know lan's Ferrv at 7#, Wonocacy8, Edward's Ferry 11, Seneca I, Great Fall* 3#, ana arrive at George town at 7 p. m. Passage through either way S3. Meals served regularly on board the boat at tnod eratejrices. CHARLES MERRILL, Capt. WASHINGTON BRANCH RAILROAD. CHANGE OF HOURS.?On and after Moo day, the 23d instant, the Trains will Leave Washington at 6 and d# a. m , and 3 and p. m. On Sunday at \% p. m. Leave Baltimore at 4 4 and a. m , and G and 5* p. m. On Sunday at 4 a m. np23?tr T H PARSONS. Agent. TO ALL THAT VALUE THVTR SIGHT. WISH Es to call the attention to all that siffer with defective sight, caused by aire, sick ness and particularly fr.>m glasses injudiciously selected, to his superior SPECTACLES ana GLASSES carefully ground by himself lo a true spherical accuracy, and brilliant transparency, suited precisely and beneficially to the wearer ac cording to the concavity or convexity of the eye Very numerous are the ill effects caused to the precious organ of sight from the commencement of using glasses in not being precisely suited, by the use of an Optometer; ana tne practice of many years, enables him to measure the focal disease of the eyes, and such glasses that are absolutely re ?[uired will be furnished with precision and satis action. J. T. acknowledges the very liberal encourage ment alreadv 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 sen'' ing the glasses in use, and stating how many inches they can read this print with their specta cle*, can be supplied with such that will improve tbeir sight. Innumerable testimonials to be seen ; and infer ences given to many who have derived the greatest case and comfort from his glasses. . Circulars to be had gratis, at his office. No 512 Seventh street, three doors from Odd Fellows' ilall, up stairs. Nokfolx, September 7,1364. Sir?The Spectacles you made for me suit very well, and seein to have improved my sight more than any other 1 have lately tried. LITT. W. TAZEWELL. I have tried a pair of Spectacles obtained from Mr. Tobias, and find them of great assistance to my sight, and corresponding with his description ol'the focus. 1 recommend him as a skillful opti cian. HENRY A. WISE. Mr. J. Tobias: Sir?The pair of Spectacle* vou famished me yesterday are particularly satis-ac inry to me. Tney are very decidedly the best I possess, and I am the owner of eight or nine pair, carefully selected in differeut places and from op ticians recommended to me on account of their profeeslonai standing in England, France and the United States. 1 have been also pleased with your remarks and directions on the treatment of the eyes, for the purpose of preserving and improv ing tne sight. Respectfully, yours, CHAS CALDWELL, Professor of M. C., Louisville, Rv. Lynclibcrg, Nov. 10,1864. Mr. John Tobias having furnished me with Glasses, by which I h;'.ve been greatly aided (my vision naving suffered greatly from reading at night in my earlier life) it affords me the highest pleasure to say that 1 consider him a skillful prac tical optician, and well prepared to aid those who may need his piofessionai services. WM. ?. KOUZIE, Elder of M?thodlst Conference. WiLMinsTOX, N. O., Jan. 27, 1&64. Mr. J Tobias : Dear Sir?I am happy to say that the Spectacles which 1 obtained from you Inst week are entirely satisfactory. From an inequal ity in the vHsii&l ran^e of my eyes, I have hereto fore found great difficulty in getting glasses cf the proper focal distance. It affords me pleasure to state that, by Ihe aid of your optometer, this diffi culty has be?n happily obviated so that the glasses you "famished me are decidedly the best adapted to my eyes of any I have ever yet used. Very respectfully, yours, K B. DRANE, Rector of St. James' Parish. Department of Interior, May 7, 1865. From natural defects and th? unequal range of my eyes, I have been compelled to use glasses for several years. I have tried different opticians without obtaining glasses perfectly fitted to my eyes. Fcur months since Air. Touia* made two pairs especially for me, which I have found to lerve me perfectly. Bv the use of his optometer ke is enabled to adapt Glasses minutely to The eve. I most cheerfutly recommend Mr. Tobias to all having occasion to usegla.1 s^is, end brtfr my tystl soony as to his skill as an optician. HENRY E BALDWIN, Assist. Sec'y to sign Land Warrant*. jy IS?tf lilt, I.. JR. WRIGHT'S CTTFAILI7TG "SCEOFULOUS ANTIDOTE/* Ftr the Permanent Cure of CONSUMPTION and all other forms of SCRO FULO OS DISEASES. ?r. with the mtwt unbounded succcts, and created for it a reputation in private practice, unequalled in the history of jnedicine. It acts immediately upon T the blcod, cleansing it from all sciofulous humors or impurities, renovating and, by its magic pow ers, INVIGORATE THE WHOLE SYSTEM, in proof of which, hundreds of respectable wit nesses from the doctor's private practice have glv ?n in their testimony, and entreatjthose suffering from any scrofulous affection, to cail upon thtm and tatisfy themselves. A Treatise on Scrofulous Diseases can be had gratis at PRINCIPAL DEPOT, 40#Broadway, and at Drug Store* generally. CHARLES STOTT A CO., Agent* for Wa&hlngtoa on. L. B. WRIGHT'S TASTELESS "LIQUID CATHARTIC." OK, FAMILY PHYSIC. HIS Is the BEST, CHEAPEST, and MOST EFFICIENT CATHARTIC EVER OF FERED TO THE PUBLIC. It is TASTELESS, (thereby avoiding the nan seating effect of Pills, Oil, Senna, &c.,) and pro dacing no gripiag or other painful effect*. Unlike all other purgatives, it searches to the bottom of the disease, thoroughly cleanse* the stomach, and leaves the bewei* entirely free from costlvene**. NO FAMILY SHOULD BE WITHOUT IT. Children drink it readily and without forcing, and NO MEDICINE IS .MORE HIGHLY RE COMMENDED by the MEDICAL FACULTY. Give it a trial and then judge for yourselves. It can be had wholesale and retail at E.H.STA BLER A CO.'S, Baltimore, or CHAS. STOTT Sc. CO., Washington, D C. DR. WRIGHT S PRINCIPAL DEPOT, 400 Broadway, where the doctor can be consulted daily on disease* generally, from 13 to 2 p. m., without charge. Je 13?-Cm NOTICE TO THE CREDITORS OF HALL A BROTHER. be applied to the full satisfaction of certain debts. Liabilities, and engagements of said firm of Hall k Brother, and the surplus to pay and distribute rateablv among such of the remaining cred itors of said firm as shall within six months from said 28th day of February. 1855, execute and de liver to said Baruch Hall full and absolute re leases of all indebtedness to them respectively by said Baruch Hall, surviving partner as aforesaid Notice is therefore hereby given to such credi tors of said firm of Hall A Brother, or said Baruch Hall, surviving partner, as may desire to partici pate in the benefit of said assignment to execute and deliver to said Baruch Ilall lull and absolute rtleaaes as aforesaid, within the period of six month* from said 28th day of February, 1855. RICHARD WALLACH, Trustee. Je 11?eotAugSbth C. WARRINER. WATCHMAKER, No. 330 Pa. avenue, betvottd 9th and 10(A streets, WASBINSTON, D. C. Pivoting, Jeweling, aad every kind of repalrt to Watches. jy IT-3m DO YOU WANT FIRST RATE ice cream! Goat once to ARNY. Bridge street, Georgetown, he was awarded a MEDAL by the Metropolitan Mechanics'Institute, for icecbkams, wave* icii. Hod caim may eotf riMIE LAND OF.GOLD ; California unvellod; -? Reality vers'U Fiction; by H R. Helper, 1 vol. FRANCE TAYLOR au Medical. ? INHALATION Foa TH* CUU or AfTHKA AND C 0 N S U* P T10 V . NEW AND VERY WONDERFUL ! / i BrNght km? U the door ?( tki ?'111?t A WONDERFUL discovery Lu recently boon made by Dr. Curtis, of this city, in the treat ment of Consumption, Asthma, and all rtlansn? of the Lungs. We refer to Dr CURTIS'S HY GEANA. or INHALING HYGEAN VAPOR AND CHERRY SYRUP. With this new me thod. Dr. C. has restored many afflicted ones to health. as an evidenoe of which he >??? innumera ble certificates. Speaking of the treatment, a phy sician remarks, "It is evident that inhaling?con stancy breathing an agreeable, healing vajxw?the medicinal prppertief must come in direct contact with the whole ?rlal cavities of the lungs, and thus escape the many and varied changes prxluced upon them when introduced into the stomach subject to the process of digestion." The tfvge ana is for sale at all the Druggists throughout Uie country.?N. Y. Dutckwmn Jam. 14. The Inhaler Is worn on the breast under the lin en, without the leest inconvenienoe?the heat of the body being sufficient to evaporate the fluid. Hundreds of ceses of cures, like the following might be named. the By*eana has cured me of the Asuufe of six years sl d ig. J. F. KEESBERRY, P. M. of Duncannon, Pa. I am cured of the Asthma of ten years' standing by Dr. Curtis's Hygeana. ~ MARGARET EASTON, Brooklyn, N. T. MRS. PAUL, of No. 5 Hammond street, N. Y., was cured of a severe case of Bronchitis by the Hygeana. My sister has been cured of a distressing oourh of several years'standing, and decided to be In curable by the physicians. She was cured la one month by the Hygeana. J. H. GAUDERT, P. M. Richmond. Me. The Rev. Dr. CHEEVER. of New York, testi fies of our medicine in the following language; New York, Nov. 15, 18M. Dear Sir: I think highly of Dr. Curtis's Hyre ana as a remedy in diseases of the throat and luwjs. Havintr %nm? nnn^H,,?i[y ^tify it* efflca i a mort excellent rem t th h ?7rtip and the inhaling application Prof. 8. CENTER writes ns as fbllows: Gentlemen?I have recently had occasion to test your Cherry Syrup and Hygeaa Vapor, in a caw of chronic *ore throat, that had refused to yield Id other forms of treatment, and the result has satis lied me that, whatever may be the composition of your preparation, it is n> imposiroa.bot an exoel lent remedy. I wish, for the srJtS tt Ike afflicted that it might be brought within t-? t?aes of all. DR. JOHNS, one of the moa. ttiifceled Physi cians in New ork wrftes as Dr. Curtis?Deer Sir?H&viag witnessed the excellent ejects oi your Hygeana or Inhaling H v gean Vapor and Cherry Syrup, in case of Chronic Bronchitis, and being much in faror of counter ir ritation in affections of the tbroat. Bronchial tubes and lungs. I can tuerefore cheerjfaUv recommend your Medicated A pa rates as beiag the most con venient and effectual mode of applying anything of the kind I have ever seen. No doubt thousands of persons may be relieved, and many cured by using your medicines. I must here be allowed to confess that 1 am op posed to prescribing or using secret compounds, but this little neatly contrived article, an a its ef fect* in the case above alluded to, have induced me to speak in its favor. You are at liberty to use this in any way vou may think proper. Respectfully, yonrs, Ac., C. JOHNS, M. D.. No. 600 Houston street, N. Y. Price three dollars a package. Sold bv CURTIS A PERKINS and BOYD A i I AUL, 140 Chambers st., N. Y. Four packages sent free to any part of the Uni ted States for ten dollars B^TTDr- Curtis's Hygeana isthe ORIGINAL and ONLY GENUINE ARTICLE; all others are base imitations, or vile and injurious counter feits. Shun them as you would POISON i For sale in Washington by CHAS. STOTT 1 Pa. avenue, near 7th street, and J. B. MOORE, in the F irst Ward. may I - CARTER'S SPANISH MIXTURE. THE GREAT PURIFIER OF THE BLOOD! SOT A PARTICLE OF XEBCUKT IS IT. AN INFALLIBLE REMEDY for Scrofula, King's Evil, Rheumatism. Obstinate Cutane ous Eruptions, l'imple* or Pustules on the face Blotches, Boils. Chronic Sore Eyes, Ring Worm or Tetter, Scald Head, Enlargement and Pain of the Bene* and Joints, Stubborn Ulcers, Sy philitic Disorders, Lumbago, Spinal dom plaints, and all the diseases arising from an in- j judicious use of Mercury, Imprudence in Life, i or Impurity of the Blood. TH'* VALUABLE MEDICINE, which has 1 become celebrated for the number of extraor dinary cure?. eifected through its agency, has in- ' duced the proprietors, at the rgent request of their friends, to effer it to the public, which they do i with the utmost confidence In lis virtues aad won- 1 drrful curative properties. The following certlfl ! cetes, selected from a large number, arc, however, F stronger testimony than the mere word of the pro-' . prletors: and are all from gentlemen wall known in their localities, and of the highest rcr poctebi'J ty, many of then. residing In the city of Rich mond, Va. F. BOV DEN, Esq., of the Rxrhaogs Hotel, Richmond, known everywhere, cav3 he hae reea tne Medicine called Casti^'s **>>.*i*h Mix ture, administered in over a hundred oeses. la nearly all the diseases fr>r which it is recommend ed. with the most astonishingly good results. He ?ys It is the most extraordinary medicine he has ever seen. AGUE AND FEVER?GREAT CURE?I ? hereby certify that fcr three years 1 Lad Ague and Fever of the most violent d esc rip' Ion I hwl sev eral Physicians took large quantities of quinine, * Mercury, and I believe all the Tonics advertised, but all without permanent relief. At last I tried Carter's Spanish Mixture, two bottles of which ' effectually cured me, and I am happy to say I have had neither chills or fevers auice. I con- I aider it the best Tonic in this world, and the only medicine that ever reached my case. JOHN longden. Braves Ditch, near Richmond, Va. C. B. LUCK, Esq.. cow in the city of Rich mond, and for many years In the Poet Office, has such confidence in the astonishing efficacy of Car ter's Spanish Mixture, that henas bought up wards of 36 bottle*, which he has given a wav w the afflicted. Mr. Luck savs he has never known it to fhil when taken according to directions. Dr. MINGE, a practising Physician, fw. merty of the City Hotel, in the citv of Richmond, says he has witnessed in a number of instances the effects of Carter's Span'sh Mixture, which were most truly surprising. He says iu a case of Consumption, dependent'on the Liver, the food effects were wonderful indeed SAMUEL M. DRINKER, of the firm of Drin ker A Morris, Richmond, was cured of Liver Complaint of three years standing, by the use of two bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture. GREAT CURE OF SCROFULA? The Edi tors of the Richmond Republican bad a servant employed in their press room, cured of violent Scrofula, combined with Rheumatism, which en tirely disabled him from work. Two bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture made a perfect cure of him, and the Editors, in a public notice, say they "cheerfully recommend it to all who are affi.r u*l with any disease of the blood." STILL ANOTHER CURE OFSCRO fULA I had a very valuable boy cured of Scrofula bv Carter's Spanish Mixture. I consider it trulv a valuable medicine JAMES M. TAYLOR, Con ductor on the R. F . and P. R. R. Co., Richmond, SALT RHEUM 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 year*, and which all the physicians of the city could not cure. Mr. Thompson is a well knowij merchant in the city of Richmond, and his cure is most remarkable. W M. A. MATTHEWS, of Richmond, had a servant cured of Syphilis, in the worst form, by Carter s Spanish Mixture. He says he cheerful!* recommends it, and considers it a very Invaluable medicine. ' EDWIN BURTON, commissioner of the reve nue, says he has seen the good effect* of Carter'? Spanish Mixture in a number of SyphlliUe case* and says it is a perfect cure for that horrible dis WM. G. HARWOOD. of Richmond, cured e? old Sores and Ulcers, which disabled him from talking. Took a few bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture, and was enabled to walk wit ho at a crutch in a short time permanently cured. ' Principal Depots at M. WARD, CLOSE A CO No. ab Maiden Lane. New York. T. W DYOTTASONS,No. 192 North Second street, Philadelphia. BENNETT A BEERS, No. Main s r*-t Richmond, Va. And for salebv CHARLES STOTT W?.hi?. ton,D(C.i HENRY PEEL, Alexandria anch or Dr-igglsts everywhere. ^ EpM-lJ"b?Uto' W 811 ^ for *3. SUh2rT?n5S?E,T.? OR?KR.~Gentlen*n'. warranted t?flr '"*** to measure and warranted to it, ?t the lowest New Yorkprioes. ?jo ? LL A STEPHENS, |V u-d Medical. ra IT ATI MBDIVJU. TKUflU on tii PHILOSOPHICAL VIEW 07 IlUUlI, IT _ _ H. B. LA CROIX, ?l. B.| JLLSAI^Y, ??! IET m Pagta ?d 1* ? LlthogTapks *nd Plates rrtaa ealy Ttr?*ty-F1T? C< S?M IVm ?/ Fettaft fl J"rM ^ PHKipBST BOOK EW flBLlBlP Vy ud containing nearly double the quantity of reedi ng matter in that of the fTfty CKNT OR DOL LAR PUBLICATIONS. It treat* on the PHYSIOL OGY OF marriage, -aid the Serrrt ! ntrraitW, :.nd Disorder of Youth and' daturity. resulting from ex ceseee, which d- stioy the physical aad mental par - ?r?. tilth Obsrrr-.Uonf oe Marriage, its duties sad dl?cralileatlo?e, aad their rrmodle*. with Mthorrapbs. Ulustmiag tke Anatomy aad Pkvtlelwv, end Dlseaeeeof the Re productive Orgrns of bcth eraes, their structafe, uses. sod functions A popular aad comp-ehea - ive Treatise on the Duties end Cauealtiee of r*~ jjle and married life?hapry and fruitful alliances, node cf securlr.n them?infelicltaw and Infertile ??nee?their cbvietlon ant wiuwI,-faapartaitt hints ta thoee cortemplntinc raMMy, that will nverrxrae objeetlcas to It: mm, Wwerer. sheeld 'ake thi? Important step without Ant tio?wriag lie pages?oommentarlosoa the diseases aad ?fllrsl treatment of females from Infsncy to old age. each < ase graphically illustrated by beautiful utkagm hlc platee?nervous deb!lfty, Its rauaes and ?rj a proceas at onoe re slrr.ple, wife, aaf|M 'hat ralore Is Impossible?rules for dall Inoent?an essay on Ppenaatonfcaa, wit < beervatlone on a safer and aaore suooai I of treatment?precai tlrrary hints oa the evils re ultlng from emplncr.1 practice?aa *mbt oa all arising from lndlseretloa. with plain aad di simple rules bv whleh all pernor** ran c ?eltps without' merrury?remedies for thoae self n flirted miseries ai.ti d ^appointed hopes i It la a on temp marriage. Its perusal 1* particularly rwxnr fortunately prrvalert in the'youag. I tie a truth ful adviser to the marred and tho?e r on tern plating MMMM ?d to person* entertaining secret doubts of their physical condition, end wro are consrlons of hav t ig hazarded the health. happiness, and privileges to which every human lietiig 1* entitle. Price TWENTY FIVE CLNTS ner coot, or Five Copies for < >ne Dollar Mailed free of post age to all pan* of th? United States. ll. B.?Those who prefer may consult Dr LA OROl X upon any of the diwf* upon wblrb this l>?ok treats, either personally or by mail Med), cine sent to anv part of the t nion according to di rections, safely packed and carefully stcurnd from all observat ion. Address Dr M B LA CROIX. No 31 Maiden l>ane. or Poet Oflce Box 57?, Albany, N. Y. {J7" Oflce open daily from 9 a m. ?? ? p. m , aadoo Sunday from 4 until 5pm (IT* Office REMOVED from Na. S$ Beaver st to 31 Maiden Lnne, Albany, 51. Y. dec 7?y DOCTOR II OOF LAND'S CELEBRATED GERMAN BITTERS, eaapAvat) bt Dr. C. M. JAI KMIM, Philadelphia, Pa., will itrrtrrcALLT ccae LIVES COMPLAINT, DYSPEPSIA, Jaundice, Ckrovir or Xerrout D'bilitf, Du Mid of ike Kidaeyt, and all ?rumr from a Disordered Liver or Stnnark. Sach a* Constipation Inward Piles, Fullness. or Blood to the Head. Acidity of the Stomarh, Nan sea. Heartburn. Disgust for food. Fullneas. or Weight in theStomach. Sour Eructations. Sink ing or Fluttering at the Pit of the Stomach, Swimming of tbf Head. Harried and DiScult Breathing. Fluttering ot the Heart Choking sr Suffocating Sensation* when la a lying Posture, Dimness of Vision. Dot* of Webs before the Sight, Fever and l^tiU Pain In the Head. Def ciency of Perspiration. Yellowness of the Skla and Eyes. Pain in the Side. Bark Chert. Limbs Ac., Sudden Flushes of Heat Burning in the Flesh, Constant Imaginings of Evil, and great Depression of Spirit* THE PROPRIETOR. In calling the attention of the rublir la (Ma pre parat ion. does so with a feeling of the utmost confidence In its virtues and adaptation of it to the diseases for which it is recommended. It is no new and untried article, but one thai hu ?tood the test of a ten years' trial before the Amer ican people, and i's refutation and sale is unrl? vhlleo by any similar prepai-ations extant. Tba testimony in its favor giv^n by the most promi nent and well-kncu-1 PLiy? ie'.aai and individuaia, in all part"; of tuc cou*ir) is Immense. Tbe fol l<?win^ from Nojth Carolina is n j-ertfully sub irittea. referrinc any who may stij doubt, to tbe ''Memorabilia.'^ or Practice* Rccelpt Book, for Farmers and Families, Ut be ?.ad gratis of all the Avrents for the Genr.an Bitters. Principal Oflir- ar>d Manufactory, liO ARCR STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA. TESTIMONY FROM NORTH CAROLINA. Certijlea;* of Dr. T?\ Smith, of Ptme Htll, Rick? ?rt7?d Ccunty, Tf. C. Pma Kill. March 4, l'W. Da. C. M. Jaciton, Ph'lacielpMa?Dear Sir: I hrve been a sublec: of D\*?pep.?la. In its worst fjrm, for the last ire ye%r*. Such v.-a* my condi tion for twelve cicntas that the physicians a^d ail wLo kw me eaid I muei die. While in this con dition I was caTled to the watering i iaces in Vlr _ wm - 4i ^1nla. Tennosnet, and North Carolina, bat :;st benefltted by any wate- to which I was taken. While on my v*t h'.'rr* 1 atapp d p. week at R uth erlbrdton. a'small v<U?ge ia .\orth Carolina, to tiv the eBbc*. of setne Chalyheate water in that ^-lace. About the last of the week I went into a drug store to get some medicine for mv child and myself. There were several of the village physi cians in the store, and one of ti.-m ser-mnd to take eome intercut In riv case. end. af.er asking me some qoertior*. raid b? Lad been a d>>j<eptic and had been greatly beuetitted bv the use of HOOF LAND'S GERMAN BITTER?, prepared by you, and he insisted that I would try tbe Bitter*, ke also called the next day at mv "room, end In sisted an mock that I w mid try tbem that I asked hlrn to get me oee bor'le. He did It, and 1 com i^cared taking It es directed, and I was more ben efited by it than all the wau r uud ntedlcine 1 had tver taken. Alter reaching home one of my neighbor* came to me for a prescript!^a ai da . (he a dys peptic ) and 1 gnvf fclm ncn '.y all the Bitter* 1 nad left, which Tected meh pood inhlscaee He has ofter calltx*. on ?ue for more of tbe same kind of medicine, saving he was more benefltted by it than any other he hed taken, but I have not been able to get any more for him or myself slnoe, will you, therefore, please ship me a doiea or mote as soon as possible. Respectfully', yours, W SMITH. D. R. HOOKER. Rooyy'* Store, Wake Co., N. C., October. 1KB, says: ??Having experienced very great benefit from the useof HOOFLAND S GERMAN BITTKRS in Chronic Dysentery and functional derangetneat of the Liver, and its concouiita;.'. evils, I am desirous of obtaining a quantity of it for the benefit of my community. You will, therefore, please send a lot, Ac., Ac. CERTIFICATE OF WM. J, ATWOOD. Huitsvillz, Yadkin Co., N. C. > November la, 1^55 J Dr. C. M Jacksoc?Dear JSlr: AUcw .ne to ex p f* to you my sincere thank* for your discover* of a medicine which to say the least of It, has ef te> .ed a cure that all other'medicines, that I have taken, have entirety failedtodo HOOF LAND'S GERMAN BITTERS have cured mt of the most stubborn aad a^xravated case of the r tlks that, perhaps, ever fell to the lot of man My case is not a stranger In this community, as 1 am well known In this and the suim-indirig counties, and > An truly say that my recovery has astounded all my friends and relat.oas, a? 1 h.-jd tried ? very'hing recommended, and acthing did mi any good un til 1 was prevailed upon tu try the Bitters. You are at liberty to make any irse of this communica tion for the ueneht of the afflictcd, you may think pr-jMU. Truly, your*, WM. J. ATWOOD. These bitters are vtgetrMe, they invig orate and strcngtneu th? s m? inf never prostrate it, and can be u^ed for infants as well as adults. For sale by respectable dealers everywhere, aad by Z. D. tilLMAN, Washington; J L. ilD WELL, Georgetown, and J. R. P1ERPONT. Alexandria. nmr l?ly WATCHES, ** JEWELRY. SILVERWARE, ft. M. W. GALT A BRO. are constaatly receiving large invoices of the above, sud ofler every arUcie in their line at the lowest rates. (iOLD AND SILVER WORK of every de. scriptlon made to order, such as TESTIMO NIALS. richly embellished, with appropriate de slgoa, SILVER TEA SETS, DINSer SER VICES. Ac Precious a. ones set in estry sty .e, however elab orate. ARMS, Ci?i-&1S, 1>I Ki'i TOF1^. 4c , cut ofl sitae. M. W. GAI T A dAoV 3-.M Pa. av.. between NIalh uid TcDth sts )e It?tf ITtARS. PERFI'MERY, TOILET AR1 * eles, Ac.?We have now In rtoee a hu^e vari ety of fine and common Far Harrison's and Lu bin s oelebrated Perfunoery, ttra?ae*. Combs, vis ?ting aud paying Cards. Tooth l owJers, Porte Moi.naies,Cigar Cases, Card Cases, Basket?, Ac., all cf which we are selling out at low pricas to salt the times at the Pliuo. M^ic, Stationery, and Fanty Goods Stora ot JOHN F ELLIS, 3ut Pa. avenue, Urt 9ik aud B'-k sis aia> *-tl