Newspaper of Evening Star, September 1, 1855, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated September 1, 1855 Page 4
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KVENItfG STAR. CUKE TO MT GBAVE. ?v iTiinn. Cnjne to my (crave when the reaper bell Shall echo the dying day^farewell? Ccme when younv nummer's richest bloom shed its lustre o'erWy tomb. * Come when I be gentle aiure-oyed flowers Shall t? arfully peep from their fra*>ratlt bowers, _\r.d ere the soft breeze catch their sighs of per ' fame, . ??; Oh, come, dearest, come to my lonely tomb! Cone when the pale moua i trembling rays Shall bVnd their light with the glow-worm's Mate, When the quiet stars of heaven's blue dome SWl earnestly bend from their shining home; When the zephyr shall dance thro' tfce flowery dail, And Its murmur is borne on the breeze's swell, Wh?n the low sighing winds the bright blossoms wave, Oh, then, at that hour, lo;e, come to my grave. And cnmp, love, when summer shall pass away, With i s holy night snd glorious d?y, Wh?n Autumn shall qnlckly a frost wreath twine, To silv .r the .pre v. of the rustling pine, Wfcrn bright birds mourn o'er the death of the flowers, And tyied, on bright wings, to lovelier bowers ; When, the low whistling winds my requiem shall be, Then ccine to my grave, love, and there think of ? 'me!" IjRTrVCT AXD MECHANICAL SKILL OT I* htcTS.?In a paragraph on infects, the other ?iflv. we atladeil to the wonderful instinct and mecfcai/cil ski^aith which the insect tritfes arc endowed. "Every book on entomology id fuli ofilhu*ratioo3 of These. But tbe observant BiJn and woman need* not go to books for ex amples of the wondcrfnl intelligence of in fects, nnd the curious adaptations cf means to cn is which they so often display. Every per son who has a garden, a tree, oven a shrub or two. may study entomology?may learn some thing of insect lifo and skill. Wo hare proof of this in a IHtle twig which lies before u? as we write tke9e lines. It is a little insect's summer-house; his rosewood summer-house. Externally it resombles a knot, or wart, and is of the size of a largo chestnut. It formed the extremity of a sni ill branch of a roue bush, and was arranged for the accommodation and support of a family of ten or a dosen insect children, each of which was furnished with a separate apartment, where it was supplied with tha> aap of the branch. This being accomplished, tbe surplus ?*p was suffered to pa<s through the house, to neurifh two twigs, which grew oat of the wait, and acted as drains to carry off the superflu t us liquid. On cutting open this excresccnoe a number of livu>* white maggots were found, each occupying bis separate apartment, all which apartments ran longitudinally with the branch from which they derived their sup port This little knot or wart was externally quite hsrd. as much so at loast as the wood ot tbe limb on which it grew, and formed the out ward extremity of the limb, the twigs grow ing out of it both turning; backward, towards the truuk of tho bush.? Boston Traveller. Worth Kiowisg.?Ona pound of green cop peras (eost seven cents) dissolved in one quart of water and poured down a privy, will effeo tuaily concentrate and destroy the foulest smells. For Wi?ter closets on beard ships and steamboats, about hotels and other places, there is notLing so nice to cleanse and purify these places, as simple green eopperas, dis solved; and for sick rooms, it may be placed under the bed in anything which will hold water, and thus render a hospital or other places of the sick, tree from unpleasant smells. For butjhers1 stalls, fish markets, slaughter hou?es. sinks, and wherever there are putrid and offensive gases, dissolve copperas and sprh-klc it about, and in a few days the bad smeU will ] a-? away. If a cat, rat, or mouse uies about the house, it is sure to drive away the offensive smell. A Turkish enthusiast at Constantinople lately eut off two yards of the telegraphic wire, which he brought to his house in the hope of being the first to know the news. When taken up for the offence, he admitted the fict, and said that all he wanted to learn was the tall of Sebastopol. Another Turk cut the w.re in two in order to see if the interior was iioilow. F* A newspaper is Boon to be published in the city of Cairo, In Egypt Tbi? paper, to be frir ted in Italian, under the patronage of the soba, is as a fact certainly significant, and f ives us to understand that the light of the 'ress can even illumine that Egyptian dark ness to fabled for its deep and superior sable ne-.s. fcy An exchange gives the following as Bryant corrected : " The mWoa-choly days have come, The saddest of the year " worr:73EST3 or ocean stealers. .Va??. L*avts For Daf. HeTTrr~i Southampton.. New York. Aug. 16 L \ ork.##??,Havre.oeo.Aug. 23 It/"" The California steamers leave New York on ihe jth and ^Uth of each month. AttlUYAJLS AT PRINCIPAL HOTELS. Wlllcrds* Ilotsl?H. A. A 7. C. WILLA.ES W B Lyman, NY W C Cunningham and L? P1ki*, Mass ladv, Vt W C B nson, Tenn Miu A Cunningham, do All's A Bcii.von, do C Van Rensaltar ft lady, J K Walker, do NY P K 1 hornas, Jr, Md N Hubbard, do 11 Abbott A '^dy, do Min J Hubbard, do A V, eleh, Ha J T Landry A ladv, La K D Mepu^U. NS Miss V Sec hers, do il/? McCormVk, Pa Miss K Schmidt, do .M1s3 McCormlrk, do H M Rhodes, Md J M~Cv.rmlck. do B C Beslelsh, SC C J Warran, NY A Dudley ? lady, do W V ittcr-', do i Peyton ft son, Va W G Stewart and lady, T P Bcott A lady, Md Tex J Dawson, Pa P Fa:ton A sen, Md W C Marnton, Md W C Mason, Pa M A Santars, N Y T Mason. <fo M!? P Santars. do J A1 ilrury A lady, Va W Pringle, N J S Pringl#-, do W L Smith, Md P if lMndrtdge, Va G M Wright, Cal W B K Jggles and lady, J B Hamlin, T? nn Ga Mi.?-s Ilaaalin, do J U Foater, Eag C Hooper A l?dy, NY J 3 Mardowall J A Hooper, do A B Ket'h, Mans Miss Hooper, do w o Dtnl^re, La CH Marshall and lady, M rs Df nigw, do Pa ?*,zn,eaa' Jex Rev T B Skinner A lady, B- irher. Ma>s do ? m ^?tde, do w Collemon A lady, do M?s Col>?Moa, Pa Miss Munsou, Ala A 11 Muc?m, Ala K D Gillespie A Udy, Ga Mrs M ason A son, do Rrowas* UMaUt r. A at. bxowr. T F Palms. La J M Moss, Pa J S rayne, Va T R Thornton, Va SC<iednev. NY O Coster A lady, Ala G K \\ hipUe, Md 11 Willlanfsnn, do 8 Welller,Ta Mfw C K4- iln. Md H Blowtcrn, Oregon C Moore, NY B Livinpston, 111 B Stewart, Va O L Smith, O J Arrr.ttrong, Ireland ? B Kmmous ft ds^i^h- / J Tenzanoj. Cuba ttt.SC V Delegare, Tex Mrs L March. NY E H wyviil, Md J M Lippincott, jr, Md A Kaldenback, do B Kv.na, O J Jackson, Mi 4 W Burke, \ a T Landgrave, London N K It applofe, Mex W J Klrkland, SC C U Aiitn, MI A B More, O II L Korden. do W Thomas, SA VlrkVNd H*1M?J. H ft A. K IK I WOO*. W Southron, NY A R Barker, Mass C AN inter A son, NC L Roaue, Va J B Whetler, do Mrs Roane, do H M Lamber . Pa Mrs Warring, do 0 Barritt and daughter, Mr Warring, do do T R Roane, do A 8 Wemmes A fiunilv, L D Roane, do Mam J Stanford A lady, do C 11 Thomas, do J W Tarten, Cal K B l'rtUyman. Md Mrs Madl'Oii, NH K B Msrtoi. Va Lt A Read, U9N Mrs Aiiaa, do J S Richardson, La P 1' Browne A lady, do Ameriema llatel?HarLxsowia A lovitt. Mrs C Stewart A 9 chll- Miss W Richardson, Va ? dreo, NY ML. M B Tomlinsoa,do 1 ^ i.V2n,'.D^ T H Hakeweil. do i?5Str.o- friSSSjfir4' - ? m ? i 1 >>ted States Motel?a. c. macxjist L? ' ? x Va L B Duan and lamilv K S \\ illia A ladv, Tax Ark itf F Mcfia rell, NC * J B Coach, Ct F G Birkly. Va f G Harris, kl >1 E Price, do Miscellaneous. SALE OF CHOCTAW ORPHAN LAUDS 111 MISSISSIPPI* P1 Offlce of Indian Affairs, August 13, M55.' \ t BL1C NOTICE-Is hereby given, that the pieces or parcels of land kereinafte aencnbrd. lying In the counties of Talahatchie i alobusha, Holmes, Lowndes, and Bolivar, in ? he State of Mississippi, will, 4! tbe time* an pinces designated, be exposed for sale is stparat? qunrttr sections, at puulic auction, to the higher bidder for cash, by commissioners to be appointed on behalf of the Choctaw orphans by the govern ment, as their trustee, under the provision of H. 6th clause of the 10th article of the Choctaw treat of 1330, viz: On Monday, the 3d day of December, 1855, a the court house door in Coffeevllle, the followin tracts in Yalobusha county: Alt in township twenty-thru (23) of range tighi ...? . w (8) ??*t. All of section thirty three (33) *?Utbe"t " "c,k" The east hair of section twenty-nine ('29) The QOilhemst quarter section thirty-one (31) the north half of section thirty-two (33) rne whole of section thirty-three (33,) and The west half of section thirty-fbur (M) And, at the same time and place, the followin_ described tract in the adjoining ranee in Boliva county, viz: The south half of section thirteen, township twen rx (*> range seven (7) west. On Monday, the 10th dav of December, 1855, a the court house door in Charleston, Tallahatchi county, the following described tracts of land i said county, viz: In township twenty-four (24) range two (2) east three ^3^ three (3?> len (10>> and thirty The east half of section four (I) The southwest quarter of section nine (li) The ncrth half and southwest quarter of secll jj twenty-two (33) The west half of section twenty-five (25) The north half of section twenty-six (26) The west half of section twenty-seven (27) undhC nortllwe8t(iuarterof section thirty-four (31 The north half of the northwest quarter a, r west half of the northeast quarter of sertion thir ty six (38) In township twenty-five (25,) range two (2) eart All of section twenty-seven (27.) twentv-#?i<rh' (*) and twenty-nine (29) 1 ' iwenty-eigh The northeast quarter of section four (4) I he southwest quarter of section twenty-twi (2j?UdUthWe8t quart?r of section twenty-three The east half of section thirty (30.){ In township twenty-four (24) range three (3) ea** All of section three (3) twTh(2,7andalf ?f the northeast quarter of eectior. The northeast quarter of section four (4) In township twentyrfivt (25,) range three (3) _ east. The southwest quarter of section fourteen (14) 1 he southeast quarter of section fifteen (15) (85 ) 80uthwe>a q^ter of section twenty flvt The southeast quarter of section twenty six (2f>) (MJaud quarter of section thirty-tllree The southwest quarter of section thirty-four (31) On Monday, the 17th day of December, 1855 a the court-house door in lie town of ilxWton UnliT* 'Ia"'*' ,hef<?Uowingdescribed tracts ox lana in said county, viz: 'IrVJ^\kut\iiVAtn <16') ran^ on< O) tc"t. The west half of section fifteen (15) and twenty-two <?) "^ 8?ulhea-',t quarter of section ThiV'Vv 'P-fifteen t15;) range one (1) west. The southeast quarter of section twenty (20) nuirt \ a7'tbe 2241 of December, 1&55, at th - S?n 3*?"**.door ln the town of Columbus the described quarter section of and in Lno-ndrs county, viz : quarter of section twenty-two east tounshlp nineteen (19,) range seventeen (17) Of the above described lands, seventy- twoqnir ?!!e 8electwl *n ??M, at a time when n?^f??VQe landa in the 8tate were unocc,: unappropriated; and the other five quar a >lne"e,,? h acre lot' or eighth of a section, have been acquired In settlement from ^ ^J^an *UI?d The late commit thp itr !? ^ w'th debtora to that fund describe ^S abo *e ottered for sale as being " almost i aa1CXiCvPtlon ricb and fertile. well and ?.,i 1^ated' ma,,y ot them cc.Bslderab; ? valuTbvtV e im>?m a" lr,?ng "larKely chanced iii 1, Li . f*01' Jmprovement, pro?p?ritv fi? jP?P tl?? the section in whkh pu'jS. *nd em"'cmlf ?*>!?>*'? JH,Pral*?eat of these reserves, showing Larh ? i,e' minimum pr:ce at wbkh p*ior * S?fd'WlU * . J*"* the purchaser or purchasers of at tract shall fail to comply with the terms of sale the DuSwi-Ub-!t ft*?,land8 1* bclleved to * indir fhin il' V '.J ?*? case, an adverse claim jL w uP' ? rlj?"t of tiie orphans will be drfended by the government, as their guardian. . ahove sales will commence at the place* ST 0 clof,k ?J ea?h day, and continue u^ U1 the lands are all offered CHARLES E. MIX, ?a 14-d3m.wtD?l AcUni! medical department OP G?OROE TOW* COLLEGE, ?hWa "*?> wa*ki**ton. HK n"xt Annual Couise of Lectures will com Kich Mh or NoveD"-. ?"> _ ?ACPLTT: p^rj"s{JdPci,?c,?fMao,oriM,i'oto,,u,a I,LO??i>?H*DOli?,WA^D? M D i Professor of Ob stetries and the Diseases of women and Chll JostnsoK 1\L 1 or, M. D , Professor of Anatomv. ' Mmoa*, M. D., Professor of Medical t J"^Pradeace and IfyKlene. n w T^L*K> I* > Professor of Suiverv "'"JLM. C.lMMaM ?-, ?kbs: For a full course mlin n, Matrlrelation, paid only once. g " Graduation Dewitnstrator's ticket 1111111111" 10 U! *?;FrtlimlnarV course wlU comme'ii^ Octo ber 1st and continue until November 5th JLectures free to Medical Students The Lecture* will be delivered durine theaf ternoon and evening. This time of lecturing has been customary In the College ?inCe It- wt?KiiIh ment, and is fouud to be advantageous to the .stu dent. I LODOAKDO HOWARD M D an 4?lawt\ov5 Deaa' N? ^ F Strw?l ONE HUNDRED MORE . ,lil0* ?perlor Magnolia Haras, and prolia y fV ? wiU ^ received this season, they are curtad in Maryland according to the old honie e quality of which is unsurpassed If equalled, by any other ever Introduced here To be had only at my store. Also, a fresh lot of that peculiarly fine nelertAi and standard Uiack Tea at50cents a pound, whirh I have introduced. 11 Is sold only by mv^lf amt Is now extensively known in the District. New comers and others who have not yet used it are n ?ESff ,til0 n^'Ohers of the Faculty of JSJElJ1 Georgetown. Samples furnl^ed doS Cei>ta *** b0ttle' or *2 75 per Common .^iu1111^ PUrP?** U U M cheaP " 'JJ,1. A*11 v^nd*r? and Blackberry Cordials, the m^ P'*v?ilinKepidemic. Maple Sugar, t resh Prunes, &c., with unsur. pawed varieties of choice family Groceries ? Z. M. p. KING. Jy 25?tf W aonbtaut Jackson Statue. ,RT8 ::iVV? haTe J.U8t received a targe and fine assortment of Gentlemen's be^t a uallty white and colored Shirts, which we wil dispose of at the lowest New York prices ?*? p WALL 4 STEPHENS. an 2?tf avenue, next door to Iron flail. CLOCKS! CLOCKS! I f.?U * good henest Clock?ore that will * ? .^X8. K^ve you the correct time, diop in at G FRAN oIS, 490 Seventh street. He hu Clocks 1 that cannot be excelled?handsome and (rood time 1 rmnST 8eU* ' ^ evcry CA?ckIawar SYDNEY SMITH'S MEMOIRS, b7~his ?laughUr, Lady Holland, with T selection Soth, ? *' #d'ted by Mr>- AMtln, 2 volumes The Jealous Wife, by Mia Pardoe, paper 50c Confessions of a Pretty Woman, by Miss' Par doe, paper, ?0cenU. 7 ' ' mim rar .n ? TAYLOR & MAURY, near 9th st. T' O Ip^ RAZORS AS IS RAZORS. /^tEO Wostrnholm A Son's doubly carbonized vJT IXL, Frederick Penny'* Tally-ho. and Wade It Butcher's chemically perfected Razors, and others, ftvm 90 cents to #2 00. Gentleman who U he a comfortable sha?e should secure one <rf these (lasers. Also, Razor Strops, Shaving Oream. Brushes, Soap, ie . at tbe Heueekeeper's Furnishing Store 490 Seven th street G. FRANCIS au 17? Information for Travelers. UE1ANDRIA fe WASHMVtiTON BOATS. rpHE Steamer GEORGE WASHINGTON wtU X leave St the following hour*. Fwe 1*u cents. The THOMAS COLLYER, when~nc ways engaged, will make trips on the route at al ternate hoar*. Leave Washington at ?, 8, 0*, 11#, ?*, 4,5*, and 7. Leave Alexandria at 7, f, 19#, 1*, 3*, 4*, and S.?1 -The Boot will leave Alexandria at IX p. m , or Immediately on the arrival of the cam ]y7?d JOB CORSON Captain. ORANGE k ALEXANDRIA RAILROAD. GREAT SOUTHERN MAIL LINE! Twice dally between WASHINGTON and the SOUTH, via ALEXANDRIA. GOR DONSV1LLE and RICHMOND?no night line on Sunday. i Washington X befe Leave Alexandria Jf " 7 "am Leave Washington M before ? o'clock a m Leave Washington X "7 " pm Leave Alexandria # 11 8 " pa Vi?S BY NIGHT LINB. Fnm Washington and Alexandria, to Got don-svlUe S3 2C From Gordonsvllle to Richmond 2 2? Travelers will And the morning line the cheap est, most pleasant and expeditions route to the Greenbrier White Sulphur, Fauquier White Sul phur, Warm, Hot, Alum and Capon Spring*, Warren ton, Charlottsville, Winchester, Harrisonburg, Cave, Natural Bridge, Luray, dleburg, Ac. TASKSBT MORNING LINK: Frca Alexandria to Warren ton. - - $ 2 00 " " G ordonsvlilc, - 3 50 " ? Charlottesville, - 4 50 ?i *? Staunton, - ? ? 00 " 4< Strasburg, - ? 3 50 " " Winchester, - - 3 50 a ?* Luray. - - - 4 25 ? ** New Market, - 5 00 ? ? Middleburg, - - 2 25 OMNIBUSES and BAGGAGE WAGONS will be at the Depot of the Washington Railroad, to convey passengers and baggage to the Steamboat, for ALEXANDRIA, a distance of 6 miles, allow ing ample time for meals. H. W. VANDEGRIFT, Jy 14 Gen. Snpt. BY BAILB0AD DIBECT TO THE WEST Time between Washington and Wheeling bnt 17 X hours! Running Time between Washington and Cincinnati 27 hoars!! THROUGH TICKETS AND BAGGAUB CHICKS TO SB HAD IN WASHINGTON. THE BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAIL ROAD having o^reatly 1 mproved Its Western connections, now offer* the fullest inducements to Travellers between WASHINGTON, BALTI MORE, and all portions of the WEST, N ORTH - WEST, and the SOUTHWEST. The connection betwee^the Trains from Wash ington and the Trains bound West from Balti more Is always promptly made at the Washington Junction (lately called the Relay House) 0 miles from Baltimore. This Is the only change of cars required between Washington and the Ohio river Baggage is checked through to Wheeling at the Washington Station, and recheckrd and trans ferred there. (with the passengers) without charge, for thoee holaing Through Tickets for points be yond. The connecting Trains leave Washington daily at 6 a. m. and 4* p. m. On Sundays at the latter hour cnly. At WHEELING direct eonmettion la made with the trains of the CENTRAL OHIO RAIL ROAD, running from Bellaire, on the Ohio, ne;:r Wheeling, through Cambridce, Zanesville, ami 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 thefast train* of the Little Miami Rail road to Xenia, Cincinnati, Louisville, etc. At XENIA (on Little Miami Railroad) connection is formed with the trains through Dayton, to Indian apolis, Terre Haute, Lafayette, Chicago, Rock Island, St. Lonis, etc. * ? ckets for Orleans, ire trans ferred at Cincinnati to the Mall Steamers on the Ohio. Tickets for Evanaville, Cairo, and St. Louis are sold by this route. jrjr For CLEVELAND, and via Cleveland to Toledo, Detroit, Chicago, etc., tickets are sold, when the Ohio is navigable between Wheeling and Wexlsville (forty miles) where i connectlcti with the Cleveland and Pittsburg Railroad la 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 points in the great West. The distance from Washington to Cincinnati is but 653 milts, belnn: about 100 miles shorter than by any other route! FARE, BY THROUGH TICKET, PROM WASHINGTON To Wheeling, $9 50; Colum bus, S13 65; Dayton, $15 50; Cincinnati, SIS 0*Jj Louisville, by railrond, $18 65. by steamer from Cincinnati, 318 00: Indianapolis, *817 50; Cleve land, 312 50; Toledo, 815 80; Detroit, 015 20: Chicago, 320 65 and #19 50: St. Lculs, 828 50 and $25; Memphis, $28: New Orleans, $31; etc. JET FOR FREDERICK AND HARPER S FERRY, MARTLNSBURG, CUMBERLAND, BERKLEY SPRINGS. BEDFORD SPRINGS, PIEDMONT, OAKLAND, and FAIRMOUNT, passengers may Wave Washington at 6 a. m. t r 4# p. m. For the minor way stations between Baltimore and Wheeling, take o a.m. trdn from Washington. IJ^For trains to and from Baltimore, Anapolir, etc , see special advertisements. !Tj~Forfurther information. Through Tickets, Ac..apply to THOMAS H. PARSONS, Agent, St Watalngtcn Station. JOHN H. DONE, Master of Transportation, Baltimore and OLio Railroad, Baltimore, may 3?tf THE NEW YORK. AND LIVERPOOL UNITED STATES MAIL STEAMERS. T1HK fcHIPS COMPRISING THIS LINK are the ATLANTIC, Crptain West, PACIFIC, Captain Nye, DALT1C, Captain Comstock, ADRIATIC, Captain Grafton. These Ships have been built by contract, express ly for Government service; every caro has been taken in their construction, an in the engines, to injure strength and speed, and their accommoda tions for passengers are unequalled for deganoc and comfort. rates ot fassagb. From New York to Liverpool, in flrstcabia, 9124 Second cabin, 70' Exclusive use of extra size stete room*. - From Liverpool to New York, - x30 and ?'i'J An experienced Surgeon attached to each ship. Ne berth can be secured until paid fcr. Fct freight or passage arply to EDWARDK. COLLINS A CO., 56 Wall street, New York. BROWN, SHIPLEY A CO., Liverpool* E. G. ROBERTS A CO.. 13 King's Arms Yard, London. JOHN MUNROE A CO.. 96 Rr.e Notre .Prime des Victoircs, Paris. GEORGE II. DRAPER, Havre. The owners of these ships will not be accounta ble fox gold, silver, bullion, specie, iewelry. pre cious stones, or metals, unless bills of lading ara signed therefor, and the value thereof therein cz-* pressed. nov 16?1 y THE POTOMAC RIVER STEAMUUAT COMPANY'SSTEAMER ALICE C.PRICE, CAPT. SAMUEL BAKER. WILL LEAVE WASHINGTON AT SIX o'clock a. m, and ALEXAN- ^ . nfF*** k DRIA at 7 o'clock, a. m.? r^3fi*2S3T.J? On TUESDAY MORNINGS ?For Mattox, Currioman, L. Machodoc, Plney Point, Kinsale, and Cone. On FRIDAY MORNINGS?For Chapel Point, Wicomico, Leonard town, Plney Point, St. Mary's, and Cone. On WEDNESDAY, (retnmlng)?Leave Cone at 4 o'clock, a. m.,for St. Mary's, Plney Point, Leonardtown, Wicomico, and Chapel Point. On SATURDAY, (returning)?Leave Cone at 4 o'clock, a. m., for Kinsale, Plney 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 1,1855. Je IS?tf STEAMBOATS CONNECTING WITH EACH TRAIN OF CARS ARRIV: lng in Washington or Alexan- a.' dria.?The Steamers THOS. COL>A?^u YER or GEORGE WAMIINGTON will maat the above connections, leering Washington at 6 a. m , for the Orange and Alexandria Cant, and con nect with the same train on their arrival, inr MEALS fbrnished on the boats. The Boats connect with all the trains from Bal timore. SAM'L GEDNEY, Captain. may 17?tf FOB MOUNT VERNON. ON TUESDAYS AND FRIDAYS.?FARE, round trip, $1; from Alexandria ? UL " 75 cents ?The steamer THOMASJb3qIk? CO LLYER leaves Washington at 9. and Alexao dria si 9# o'clock. Coaches leave the Capitol foi the boat at o'clock. Coach fare 10 cents. Per sons wishing the coaches will leave their residence with George A Thomas Parker. "sAM'L GEDNEY, Captain 1 Information for Traveler!. | OAHAi PiCKKT LINK TO POINT Of HOCKS. rpHB Canal Packet CONGRESS having A. tfcwonghly repaired and t1 In Irat rale order (the machinery! being removed ?nd horse power laMUaM) con

tinue* making her regular trip* between George town and the above (Mace. The Boat will leave the wharf of W. B.4H 6 Ritter for Point of Rock* on MONDAYS, WED NESDAYS and FRIDAYS at7 o'clock a! no; aid the Point of Rocks for Georgetown on TU ES DAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS at the same hour, stopping at the dlffereat landings ?i'mg the line for the reception and of nuammi and freight, going and returning. ~" The Boat will leave Georgetown at 7 o'clock a m., and arrive at the head of the Great Kails at ll' Seneca at 1, Edward's Ferry 3#. Monocacv 5*' Knowlan's Ferry ?, and Point of Rocks at 7 o'cl\ p. m. Returning, leave Point at 7 a. m . Know lan's Ferry et 7Jf, Monocacy 8. Edward's Ferrv 11, Seneca 1, Great Falls 3*, and arrive at George town at 7 p.m. * Passage through either way S3. Meals served regularly on board the boat at mod ?y^ricea. CHARLES MERRILL, Capt. WASHINGTON BRANCH RAILROAD^ /CHANGE OF HOURS.?On and after Mon vy day, the 83d instant, the Trains will Leave Washington at 6 and 3# a. m., and 3 and p. m. On Sunday at p. m. Leave Baltimore at 4 jf and 9? a. m, and 3 and 5* p.m. * ' On Sunday at4# a. m. apgl-tr T. M PARSONS. Agent. TO ALL THAT VALUE THEIR SIGHT. WIM1ES to call the attention to all that suffer with defective sight, caused by age, sick ness and particularly from glasses injudiciously parted J? his superior SPECTACLES and GL.ASS>fc.S carefully ground by himself to 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; and the practice of many years, enables him to measure the focal disease of the eyes, and such classes that are absolutely re quired will be furnished with precision and satis faction. J. T. acknowledges the very liberal encourage ment already obtained, and further solicits the pa tronage of those that have not yet availed them selves of his aid. Persons that cannot conveniently call, by send ing the glasses in use, and stating how many inches thev can read this print with their specta cles, can be supplied with such that will improve their sight. < Innumerable testimonials to be seen; and ?efer ences given to many who have derived the greatest ease and comfort from his glasses Circulars to be had gratS, at his offlce. No. 512 seventh street, three doors from Odd Fellows' Hall, up stairs. nv o Nomoli, September7,18M. Slr?* "e Spectacles you made for me suit very well, and seem to have improved my sight more than any other I have lately tried. _ ^ LITT. W. TAZEWELL. ' tried a pair of Spectacles obtained from Mr. Tobias, and find them of great assistance to my sight, and corresponding with his description of the focus. I recommend him as a skillful optl ? HENRY A. WISE. . Mr. J. Tonas : Sir?The pair of Spectacles yon furnished me yesterday are particularly satisfac tory to me. Tncy are very decidedly {he best I possess, and I am the owner of eight or nine pair carefully selected in different places and fromon ticians recommended to me on account of theii profeesional standing in England, Fnnce ard the United States. I have been also plerjed with \ our remarks aid directions on the treatment of lng ttesightth*purposeotPreservingandImprov Respectfully, yours, CHAS. CALDWELL. Professor of M. C., Louisville, Kj. m. > v ? LYNCHerae, Nov. 10, 1S54. Mr. John Tobias having furnished me with Glasses, by whkh I have been greauy aided (ray v sion having suffered greatly from reading it night in my earlier life) It uffortls fne the higW pleasure to say that 1 consider him a <kiliful prac tical optician, and well prepared to aid those who may need his professional service*. WM. B. ROUZIE, Kider of Methodist Conference. m. . t WxLxt^Toit, N. C., Jan 27, 1851. ??. C.IA? : 1>ear Sir?I am happv to say that the Spectacles which I obtained from you last week are entirely satisfactory. From an inequal ity in the visual range of my eyes, I have herr-to lore found great difficulty in getting classes of the 7k Ptfords m4 pleasure to ?. v1*1; y te aid of vonr optometer, this diffl cultyha* been happily obviated so Uiat theglassw Iou furnished me are decidedly the best aaapted t My eyes of any I have ever yet used. Vcry respectfully, yours, R.B.DRANE, Rector of St. James' Parish. Department of Interior, May 7,1855. From natural defects nnd the unequal range of my eyes, I have been compelled to use <rlac3e3 for several years. I have tried different options Without obtaining glasses perfectly f/ted to ny ejes. Fonr months since Mr. TcbJr ; made two pairs especially for me, which I have found to rervc me perfectly By the use of his optometer he is enabled to adapt Glasses minutely to* the eye. I mert cheerfutiy recommend RTr. Tobias to all "*v-rS occasion to use glasses, and bear rav tczt'? ?losy as to his skill as an optician. HENRY E. BALDWIN, . .. Assist. Sec'y to sign Land Warrants. jy **?tf DR. L. B. WRIGHT'S l?ajrAILING "SCE0FUL0US ANTIDOTE ? I ?vr the l'ermantnt Cart of CONSUMrTIOH > end all other forms of SCROFULOUS Tl DISEASES. HIS Medicine la prepared by an eminent phv slclan of eighteen years practice in New York city, during which time he na* constantly used it t7ith the most unbounded success, and created for i 8 reputation In private practice, unequalled la th3 history of medicine. A act* immediately upon the blood, clcan.?lng It from all scrofulous humors or Impurities, renovating and, by !ts ma-Mc pow ers, INVIGORATE THE WHOLE SYSTEM, l3 proof of which, hundreds of respectable wit nes?*8 from the doctor's private practice have pi v. en In their testimony, and entreatithose snfferln? from any scrofblous affection, to call upon then Mtd tnttsfy themselves. F A Treatise on Scrofulous Diseases can be had gratis at PRINCIPAL DEPOT, 4t? BroaUw, and at Drug Stores generally. ' CHARLES STOTT A CO., Agents for Washington DR. L. R. WRIGHT'S TASTELESS ?? LIQUID CATHAETIC ? OR FAMILY PHYSIC. * ^IIHIS is the BEST, CHEAPEST and MORI 1 EFFICIENT tATHARTlC'EVER OP FERED TO THE PUBLIC. It,l? TASTELESS, (thereby avoiding the nau seating effect of Pills, Oil, Senna. Ac. Jand pro n .1? no or otber Palnfru effterts Unlike all o.her purgatives, it searches to the bottom of the disease, thoroughly cleanses the stomach, and leaves the bowel? entirely free from convene? NO FAMILY SHOULD BK WITHOITT1T Children drink it readUy and wlthouVforcln!-' indNO MEDICINE IS MORE HIGHLYR^' COMMENDED by the MEDICAL FACULTY O lve It a trial and then Judge for yourselves It can be h^ whoiesaie an^retaifat E. H STA tsLLK A CO.'S, Baltimore, or CHAS. STOTT A CO., Washington, D C. Uir DR. WRIGHT'S PRINCIPAL DEPOT, 409 Broadway, whero the doctor can be consulted ?a diseases generally, from 12 to 2 p. m., without charge. Je 13-<m PEEL'S LONDON GREEN GINGER WINK Manufactured from French . rK A. ?2' Gtt.KEN JAMAICA GINGER, KhVILLE ORANGES, Ac.?'Thisdeliciousbev. erage becomes the greatest favorite wherever it U introduced. Itiseauaily palatable, more whole, some, and not half the price of other foreign wines. sia, x^eomrv cramps. Diarrhoa and DraenterV. Persons subject to Chills, or living in districts where Ague or Cholera prevails, find its occasion. ?11osa a pleasant and admirable preventive Mixed with a little loed-water it forms the most refresh !Sft^ St?Sme0001^ ^ Price 50 cenU per bottle. 85 per down. N.B. Country Druggists. Grocers, Ac.,flndthli Wine an advantageous addition to their stock it's f *tion*1* weU' "d great satis. land warrants located. Wwrnnts If, uponexaaolnatlon, correct, they will themselves^Se^?rSVl^ glyt th. bo.iM. .?pKi?!lE2:7m H l?55^OPPO-le rmL V * FRANCE TA VLOR Medical. IIMALAVION m tu mi 69 ASTHMA AID CONSUMPTION HEW AND VERY WONDERFUL ! J ! rfmckt k*m to to* Mr of Uw Willi? t A WONDERFUL discovery to reoeally been A made by Dr. Curtis. of this city. In the treat ment of Consumption, Asthma, and all dl??ei of the Loan. We refer to Dr CURTIB>8 IV GEANA. or INHALING HYGEAN VAPOR AND CHERRY SYRUP. With this aew me thod. Dr. C. haa restored many afflicted one* to health, as an evidence of which he has ianumeta ble certificates. Speaking of the treatment, a phy sician remarks, "It t? evident that tnhallag?con stantly breathing ~ medicinal properties must come In direct contact with the whole arial carl ties of the hap. aa<l thus escape the man y and varied chutes prodaeed upon them when introduced into the stomac h, and subject to the process of digestion." The Hyge ana is for sale at all the Druggists throughout the country.?N Y. DmtckmmmJmm. 14. The Inhaler Is worn on the breast under the lin en, without the least Inconvenience?the heat of the body being sufficient to evaporate the f aid Hand reds of casea of cures, lihs the following might be i " One package of the Hygeana has cured me el the Astnma of alz years standing. J. F.KEESBERRY, P.M. of Duncannon, Pa. I am etued of the Asthma of ten yean' stondln, by Dr. Cuitis's Hygeana. MARGARET EASTON, Brooklyn, N Y. MRS. PAUL, of No. ? Hammond street, N. Y. was cured of a severe case of Bronchitis by tfci Hygeana. My sister has been cured of a distressing courl of several yean" standing, and decided to be ? curable by the physicians. She was cured In ol month by the Hygeana. J H OALDERT, P. M. Richmond, Me. The Rev. Dr. CHEEVER. of New York, testl fles of our medicine in the following language: New Yona, Nov. IS, 1854. Dear Sir: I think highly of Dr. Curtis'* Hyge ana as a remedy in diseases of the throat and lungs Having had some opportunity to testify Its effica cy, I am coovinced tnat it is a most excellent rem* edy, both the Syrup and the inhaling application to the chest. Prof S. CENTER writes ns as followat Gentlemen?I have recently had occasion to test your Cherry Syrup and Hygean Vapor, in a case of chronic sore throat, that nad refused to yield te> other forms of treatment, and the result has satis fled me that, whatever may be the composition of your preparation, it is no imposittaa.bat an excel lent remedy. 1 wish, for the sake ?f the afflicted that It might be brought within CtMti of all. DR. JOHNS, one of the most CSk&SUd Physi cians In New V ork writes as fcQMn: Dr Ccbtis?'Dear Sir?Having witnessed the ereeilent effects of your Hygeana er Inhaling Hy gean Vapor and Cherry Syrup, la caae of Cnroni' Bronchitis, and being much in faear of counter ir ritation in affections of the throat. Bronchial tube* and lungs, I can therefore chwrfullv recommend your Medicated Aparatus as being the most con venient and effectual mode of applying anything of the kind I have ever seen. No doubt thousand? of persons may be relieved, and many cured, by Using your medicines. I must here be allowed to confess that I am op posed to prescribing or using secret compound-, out 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 you may think proper. Respectfully, yours, Ac., C. JOHNS, M. 14, No. 600 Houston street, N. Y. Price three dollars a package. SoM by CURTIS A PERKINS and BOYD A PAUL, 149 Chambers Bt., N Y. Four packages sent free to any part of the Uni ted States for ten dollars. N. B.?Dr. Curtls's Hygeana lathe ORIGINAL and ONLY GENUINE ARTICLE; all others r.re base imitations, or vile and injurious counter- 1 felts. Shun them as you would POISON. For sale in Washington by CHAS. STOTT, Pa avenue, near 7th street, and J. B. MOORE, in the F lrst Ward. may 4S?6m CARTER'S SPANISH MIXTURE. THE GREAT PURIFIER OF THE BLOOD! NOT a PAETICLB OF XSBCUBT XXV It. AN INFALLIBLE REMEDY for Scrofula, Kind's Evil, Rheumatism. Obstinate Cutam O'ts Eruptions, Pimples or Pustules on the face, Blotches, Boils, Chronic Sore Eyes, King Woru or Tettes, Scald Head, Enlargement and Pain of the Bones and Joints, Stubborn Ulcers. Sy philitic Disorders, Lumbago. Spinal Com plaints, and all the diseases arising from an In judicious use of Mercury, Imprudence in Lift, or Impurity of the Blood. THIS VALUABLE MEDICINE, which hat become celebrated for the number of extraor dinary cures, effected through Its agency, has in duced the proprietors, at the urgent request of the r friends, to offer it to the pub.ic, which they do with the utmost confidence in its virtues and won derful curative Droperties. The following certifl cates, selected from a large number, are, however, stronger testimony than the mere word of the pre. pr'.etors: and are all from gentlemen well knows >n their localities, and of the highest respectabili ty, many of them residing in the city of Rich mond, Va. F. BOYDEN, Esq., of the Exchange Hotel, Richmond, known everywhere, says he has kwd the Medicine called CaKTsn's Spanish kiix tpb*, administered In over a hundred cases, in nearly all the diseases for which it Is recommend ed, with the must astonishingly good results. He cays it in the most extraordinary medicine he h&s ever ceen. AGUE AND FEVER?GREAT CURE.?I h?reby certify that for three years I had Ague ard Fever of the most violent description. I had sev eral Physicians, took large quantities of l^uinln", Mercury, and I believe all the Tonics advertised, but all without permanent relief. At last I tried Carter's Spanish Mixture, two bottjes of which effectually cured me. and I am happy to say 1 have bad neither chilLs or fcvers since. I con sider It the best Tonic In this world. <ud the only medicine that ever reached my case. JOHN LONGDE.I. Baa van Ditch, near Richmond, Va. C. B. LUCK, Esq., now in the city of Rich mond, and for many year* in the Post Office, hv such confidence In the astonishing efficacy of Car ter's Spanish Mixture, that he has bought up wards of 53 bottles, which he has given away to the afflicted. Mr. Luck says he has never known It to fail wheih taken according to directions. Dr. MINGE, a practising Phy&lcfcn. and for merly of the City Hotel, In the city of Richmond, says he has witnessed in a number of instances the effbets of Carter's Spanish Mixture, which were most truly surprising. He says in a case of Consumption, d;pendent on the Liver, the good effects were wonderful indeed. SAMUEL M. DRINKER, of the firm of Drin ker A Morris, Richmond, was cored 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 had a servant employed In their press room, cured of violent Scrofula, combined with Rheumatism, which en tirely disabled him from work. Two bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture made a perfect cure of him, and toe Editors, in a public notice, say tbev "cheerfully recommend it to all who are afflicted with any disease of the blood." STILL ANOTHER CURE OFSCROfULA I had a very valuable boy cured of Scrofula bv Carter's Spanish Mixture. I consider It truly 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 tot nearly twenty years, and which all the phyalclans of the cltv could not cure. Mr. Thompson is a well known merchant la the city of Richmond, and cure Is most remarkable. A_MATTHEWS. of Richmond, had a servant cured of Syphilis, in the want form, bv Carter's Spanish Mixture. He says he cheerful2y recommends it, and considers It a very invaluable medicine. EDWIN BURTON, commissioner of the reve n?s, says he has seen the trood effects of Carter'a Spanish Mixture in a numWof Syphilitic eases' tad says it Is a perfect cure far that horrible 41s WM. G. HARW-OOD, of Richmond, cured of old Sores and Ulcers, which disabled aim ft cm walking. Took a few bottle* of Carter's Spanish Mixture, and was enabled to walk without a crutch, In a short time permanently cured. Principal Depots at M. WARD,CLOSERCO.. No. 96 Maiden Lane. New York. T. W. DYOTT A SON8, No. 132 North Second street. Philadelphia. BENNETT A BEERS, No. 123 Mala street . Pr&etl per bottle, sepal?ly C. WARRINER. WATCHMAKER, Ns-3?P?. ?????!, toiwssdXA?411k strssu, wmuMtsa, b. c. . rmj kind of renal* to Watches. Jy 17?fcn Medical. FBI TAT I HUlCiL TKKAT1U on rn FHIL080FHICAL YIIW 07 Killlifl, mt ?. B. U CROIX, M. ??? ALBANY, Jf. Y-, cy AM P^sndlW Ft* Pi lee emly Tweety-Flre Stmt |Vm if ffiAyi ? ?U pirti pREAPEST BOOK EVEI PRBLIBO?? v and rutijlilng bbuIi doable the quantity of Mai la^ matter 1b that of the Fifty cent oh dol lar PUBLICATIONS. It treats on the PHYSIOL OGY OF MARRIAKB, aad Disorder of Yoath Maturity, resulting fro?a ex [WW, which destroy the, physical aad mental pow er*, with ObaenratlaBs oa Marriage, Ka dittos aat their remedies: with Lithe, SSStitiStfBi,' uses, and function*. A popular aad alve Treatise on the Dntlea aad Coussltles flf 'in gle aad married lift-?happy and fruitful alliances, mode of securing them?Infelicitous aad laftrtlto ones their obriation aad removalImportant hints to those oontemplatlag matrimony, that will overcome objection* to It; noue, 1 owev?r, should tahe this Important step without tm c/ i.?ulUn* Mi page*?commentaries sa the dloeesei sad mejflral treatment of females from tnfhnry to old a^e. each graphically llltisi phie platee?nervous i ?y a prooem at onoe so simple, safe. that milure to Impss^kto rules for i meat?en essay on Sponnstntrhaa,. observations on a aafer aad more successful mode of treatment?precautionary hlats oa the evils re sulting from empirical i ractiee?en essay on all diseases arising from Indiscretion, with plain aad simple roles hy which all persona can car* them selves wlthotit merrnry?remedies for these self inflicted miseries and disappointed hopes so un fortunately prevalent in the young. It Is a truth ful adviser to the married and those contemplating marriage. Its perusal U particularly recommend ed to persons entertaining secret doubts of their physical condition, and who are conscious of has tug hazarded the health, happiness, aad privileges to which even* hitmen being la entitled. Price TWENTY-FIVE CENTS per copy, or Five Copies for One Dollar. Mailed free or post age to all part* of tlie United Stateu. 7i. B.?Those who prefer may consult Dr. LA ? - -/ * ? 1 a <wt. hook treats, either pemonaUv or in- nail. Medi cine sent to any part of the Uaion according to di rections. safely packed and carefully secured from all observation. Addrnn Dr M B LA CROIX, No. SI Maiden Lane, or Post Office Bo* 57?, Albany, N. V. (p^ Office open daily from 9am te f p. ? , and on Sundav from 'J until in. n ID" Office REMOVED fTom No * law St. to 31 Maidea Lane, Alhaay, N. Y. dec 7?y DOCTOR HOOFLARVI CELEBRATED GERMAN BITTERS, Dr. C. M. J A< V PhiM?l,hla, will arvacrr^L4.T cm LIVES COMPLAINT, DYSPXF8IA, Jauudict, Ckrontr or Naresu* Dtbilitf, Du toiti of fk? Kidm* ft, and aII Dinani Srtj.nf from a Disordered Lirtr er Stommck. Bach as Constipation. Inward Piles, Fullness. er Blood to the Head. Acidity of the Stomach. Nau sea. Heartburn. Disgust for food. Fullness, or Weight In the Stomach. Sour Eructations. Sink ing or Fluttering at the Pit of the Stomach. Swimming of the Head, Hurried aad Difficult Breathing, Fluttering ot the Heart. Chok'.tg or Suffocating Sensations when in a Iflng Postu?e, Dimness of Vision. Dots of Wew before the Sight, Fever and Dull Pain In the Head. Defi ciency of Perspiration. Yellowness of the Skin and Kves. Pain in the Side. Back. Chest, Limbs Ac., Sudden Flushes of Heat Burning la the Flesh, Cou?tant Imaginings of Evil, and great Depression of Spirits THE PROPRIETOR. In calling the attention of the public to this preparation, does ao With a feeling of the utmost confidence In Its virtues and adaptation of It to the diseases for which it la recommended It la no new aud untried article, but one that has stood the test of a ten yean' trial before the Amer ican people, and its reputation and sale Is unri valled by any similar preparations extant. The testimony In' its favor given by the most promi nent a d well-known Physicians and individuals, in all part* of the country is immense. The fol lowing Dom North Carolina Is respectfully sub mitted, refeTing any wh<> may still doubt, le the "Memorabilia." or Practical Receipt Book, fat Farmers and Famllles, to be had gratis of all the Agents for the German Bittern. Principal Office and Manufactory, IXC ARCH STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA. TESTIMONY FROM NORTH CAROLINA. CtrJijlcsu pf Dr. W. SutttA, of Pom* Hill, Rick mrrA Count*. If. C. Piaa Hill, March 4,1364. Da. CM. Jacasoa, Philadelphia?Dear Sir: I hare been a subject of Dyspepsia. in Its worst form, for the last five years Such was my condi tion for twelve months 'hat the phval<-iana and all who saw me said I must die. While la this con dition 1 was carried to the watering nlaoea la Vir ginia, Tennessee, aad North Carolina, but was not benefitted by any water to which I was taken. Wlille on my way home I stopped s week st Ruth erf-rdton, a small village In North Carolina, to Sthe effect cf some Chalybeate water la thai oe. About the last of the week I went into a >g store to get soaoe medicine for my child and myself. There were several of the village physi cians In the store, and one of them seemed to tahe some Interest la ray case. and. after asking me some questions said he had been a dyspeptic aad had been greatly benefitted bv the use of HOOF - LAND'S GERMAN BITTERS, prepared by you, and be Insisted that I would try the Bitter*. He also called the next dav at my room, and in sisted ao much that I would try them that I asked him to get me one bottle. He'did It. and I com menced taking It as directed, end I vraa more ben efitted by It than all the water aiul medicine I had ever taken. After reaching home one of my neighbor* came to me for a prescription and medicine (he a dys peptic,) and 1 gt.ve ulm nearly all the Bitten 1 Lad left, which effected much good lnhlacase. He has often called on me for more of the same kind of mtdlcine. saying he was rnrrre benefitted by It than any other he had taken, but 1 have sol beca able to get an v more fbr him or myself since ; will you, therefore, please sidp me a dosea of more a* soon as possible. Respectfully, yours, W. SMITH. D. R HOOKER, Roger's Store, WakeOo.,N. C., October 94, 1853. says: "Having eiperier.' >4 very jrTeat benefit from the nseof HOOPLAND'S GERMAN BITTERS In Chronic Dysentery and functional derangement of the Liver, and its concomitant evils, I am des'.roua of obtaining a quantity of It for the beaedt of my community. You will, therefore, please scads lot, Ac., Ac. CERTIFICATE OF WM. J, AT WOOD. Hibtsvillb, Yadkin Co., N. C. > November 1st, 1866 ( Dr. C. M. Jackson?Deu Sir: Allow mc to ex press to you my sincere thanks for your dlseoveiy of a medicine which, to say the least of it, haa ef fected a cure that all other medicines, that I have taken, have entirely fh'ledtodo HOOFLAND 9 GERMAN BITTERS have cured me of the most stubborn and aggravated case at the r iLKa that, perhaps, ever fell to the lot of man. My case la not a ?tranrer In this community, aa ] am well known In tnls and the surrounding counties, and can truly say that my recovery has astounded all my friends and relations as 1 bad tried everything recommended, and nothing did me any good un til 1 was prevailed upon to try the Bitters You are at liberty to make any use of this communica tion for tbe benefit of the affiicted, you may tt.tnk proper. truly, fours, WM. I. AT WOOD. These Mtters are smttrtlf esg?taM?, they invig orate and strengthen the svatemf never prostrate It, and caa be used for lnfkLta us well as afiulto. For sale hy respectable dealers everywhere, aad by Z. D. OILMAN, Washlagton; J L. fclD WELL, Gegjgetowa, udJ. &. PIER PONT, Alexandria. mar 1?If REESE'S RAGLE PLUMBING ARB OAR FITTING DEPOT. rpHE subscriber respectfully announces to hie X friends and the public in general that he has received the first lot of the cAbratod DODGE'S DOUBLE ACTING SUCTION AND FORCE PUMP, which received the SILVER MEDAL at the late Fair of the Metropclltaa Mechanics' insti tute, aad Is now prepared to furnish all who may fhvor him with a call. His stock of GAS FIXTURES are unsurpassed la the District. W ith his corps of competent workmen he pridee himstlf to fill any orders in the PLUMBING AND GAS-FITTING Lae with promptness and despatch. TT7~ All work doae warranted te rive ccrni le'a satisfaction ^JOMN^lfBKt K ? Letters to the people on Health and Happiness, by Catherine B Beoeher. la paper 57 %, cloth Mc. H lstory of tbs Council of Tkuat, from the Pieach by Joha Mediator k. D.D., SI Harper's Picture Bask for the Narsary, by Ja cob Abbott, 3 vds each New volume of Harper s Story Book. SI TAY LOR A MAURY'S aa H near fitL street