t V ENING STAR. THE QUEEN'S ENGLISH. VtOM HOOD'I TWFBBLISBBD pobxs. A ( s horse la a tea horse, W ben you j<? him In the us, But when you see him In the 6?jr, A bay horse then Is he. Of fount a race horse Isn't coarit, A Jin* Is far fr >m 4u ; It Is a saddening sight to see A noble pxmt-trtt ptn* It minttt are all minors, then Their guardians get their gains, All glaziers extra pm*nt should take To put In extra pamtt. A bat about a farmer's room, Not long ago 1 knew, To/ly tie eaught a ft* and th'n rltm up the chimney flut. But such a ???*? was nerer see* I am quite sure of that? A* when with sticks all handu essayed To hit the tat a bat. " How do you do ?" said Sal to John, ?' 80-to," replied he ?? How do you do*" fald John to Sal, '? Sometimes tevc-itw." said she. A kitchen-maid is often mads To burn her face or broil it; A lsdy will do little else Than toil-it at her toilet. ?Tli for me to pum ; Tls trifling void of worth. 90 let it pass unnoticed, Like dew that's due to earth. AtiMVALS ATTHB PRINCIPAL HOTELS Natieaal Hsiel.?wm. got. O K Wood, Pa J Mallen, Va J Harris, do J) Maxwell, Ala J Wallace, do W Harrison, Ct T Webster, Md P Miller, Cal R Mag raw. do K Martin, N J B Ward, Va K Wyman, Mo B F Parks, Texas D Wltherpoor, 8C JGlbbeAly, Va BEdwi.ds, do Col Tosson, Pa J A Smith, La Mai Magulra, do J M Moran, Md J O'Nefl, do W H Clay, de Mr Anderson A ly, Ga Miss MeOnrmick, Va E C Anderson, do R Williams, do Mrs Lamar A children, O W Haborn. do do W H Mead, do J B Pe'shtal, 111 C Wayland, La M Splcer, NC J L Carney. Tenn J B Waters. J Wright A ly, 1^ J Wyman, Mo Miss Whltlock,do T Bell A ly, N Y Mr Uabson, do N Cox, Md Mr Pant, G J Lea, Md W Whltlock, NB H Danseger, NY A A Marshal' Va ? Burgess, Md Rrswu* (late!. -T. p. A jf. BRowr. B B Roberts, NC J Wood A ly, NY T E Brown, do G Brent * fdm, Md Capt Vonre, NY ? B Smith A ly, Cal J C Gnfto, Md Capt Collins, 111 W Shanft-v Eug M DeOsma, Md ? F Williams. ?C J B J'tjniard Va W D Clarke, Md J W Wa'e d> A Phll'ips A ly. Maaa G War , do J M Mathews, do P Adims, NC W Stanton, do G K Bit*-, Vi M A Blake A ly, do C A Belden, NY H A Green A ly, NY J C wming, DC J Sterens, do K Ruse, Va W T Early A f%m, Va D P Murnbv Pa D W Saadf >rd, Mo S J Christian,-do k Tearney, Va Dr Allen, Va 8 Mussina, NY Hirk?r?o ' Haase ?j. & a H. kibkwood J B Fab^r. Kt J W McGee, Va H Kennedy, Masa W Smith, N Y *? W Johnson, Md J A Parker, Va Miss Windham Capt Templeton, La A *moot A Iv I^a H WilMB, Pi C Br.tad'is, vi R Hudgi s, L'SRS T Hunter, Hon J Den?er, Oal W Newman W Thompson, Md D Hume, Va T C James, T d Robertson, do F Crowley, Md T C Maddnt, ic? ? Brpwn. vie II Marens, NY NY H Wliiums, Va J W Br>ce, Va W Smith, do Sfmfrw HShackleford,do T J B.J, Vb Dr Flaher, do trillarrie* Hotel-J. A m. a,|will4BD. D Drm, O O Van Hoak, Pa M G Barton NY LD Morrison, do J Penaott, do G W Durgln A iv. do W MI Hoib->rt*n, Va Miss Durgln. Md ? P?PeMf * 'X' Me w Tunnel!, La ?J J Brands, i?C B ?V Lawrencw. do L B Stremweli. do E Tyron A ly, Va Miss Stremweli, Ga J Kelby, do W E Myron A ly, Ct J A Laneher, Ala W Surrey. O R R Rnapp, Va ? * * ,on' NbbbL L Kensey NY 8 p Richard, NJ Lieut McCorkla, USA A A Rucker A ly, Mo ? Banner, NY J P Hill, USA vVFAuidl?g' do w Gil 'oid, W Dwight, A Cross, MOfE.MBXTS OF OCEAX STEAMERS raon TBI VHIVBB STaTBI >?*? Ltmmtt for Dmm. Boston........ Liverpool..., Not. S AOantio..... \ ?w York.... Liverpool... ..Not. 8 New York....Glasgow Not. 8 Sew JTork-...Liverpool ...Not. 12 Kdlnburg....New \ ork....Glasgow.. ..Not 45 Pulto* New York....HaTre .Not 15 eaoM tiitori 1?"?? New York .. Oct 22 LlTerpool.... Boston Oct 23 naloc........Liverpool New York... Oct ? b*^*1,'orn!*,'t?amere leaee New York on Ite and 'J'Hh of each month. e PJ? JHAtlKRI OR CRACkXELLS ? 'p'*o'"d "ac" *> 00 ** KING A BURCHKLL. WWOOO AMD COAL. E ARE DAILY RECEIVING LARGE supplies of WOOD and COAL, which we oan sell Irom the boats at Tery low prices p.. 5?Id7.lro? ?f Uyln^,,n thelr winter fuel would do weii to give us a call before purchasing else ~ BOGLE A O'NEILL ** * No 105 WaU?r street, Georgetown A FULL SUPPLY OP PALL AND WIN TEK H' ODH. ???*OOT,No 1W SCJMTH SIDEOF Brtdge 1 :.-eet, Georgetown, D C , has recenUv received from the large Importing, CommlSlon and Auctlo'i Houses, of New YorB, a general as' "d Wtou* Ladles Dress Goods PUid tnd Black Silks Printed Stncx-d, and Plain Mouslln Delsla* Prench Merinos and Alapacae ArganUne and Striped Pop Ins ?right small Igured Mouslln Dalalnas tot child *r^MlUwW0^) Merlno beat quality Do Ombre shaded striped Mousllns De?aiii;*1? Wld' ^P"'* Moualln ?k ?'.nd A??lcan Prints Hooped and Manilla Cmded Skirts TV1^11"' Illusions Black Crape Falls and Veils IngiUk Crapes and Mourning Collars Black Lace Collars and !?etu Ejnbroideries of eTery kind Swlla and Brocha Shawls and U1~ k ""?? fhxvli, v^r, EldTI^aEdJ?,ack w??l? Shawl* Ladle. Merino and rfi"' Wooi. ?!??? ?ent? heavy Merino ana ? Real Welch and ?*ver^th?Tt 'V'ooi <0 Real French Plaidand plITn^*. FUno*l* W Ith a general wortrL.to? Tweads, Jeans Satinets hub ,llPm*"1,*?r?a, Ings, Canton Flannels, ssirtw. a<er,no Ve^ L&?. and Cotton; IrtshLfilJ^^lng., Danbar Dickson's : Biankeu 0/ *?d ble Damasks and Table Cloths, all .il n T* Napkins, Huckaback and Boa,d iW,i.tmVk every kind of Go ds usually kept i ? wliT b iortnd stock, which prompt paying and cttb PI^" tomers may always relT upon V?uyiaK as cheao DUf'^T' 'V".* ai>? can be had ln ehe Dlstrlet A call 1b 'Oilcl ed oe ll-tr S^OOT. _ AFITHOMT Bl'CHLY, UNDERTAKER and Eeaidence No 803 l??nn'a t*nu H^' 1? /*3vISeD9tHIMBELF 'wiTM S JT4??Sf 2-2if??s=S properly conduct g hi- ? w^ -ld respectfully Inform the Mhli/. ?k.* v , Al?k od on t^ie most reasonable terms fU** Aj teretofore, no pains will . *?Usfactlon on all occasions NQ?Eesld ng on he premlsee irfM >eprom|,Uy attended to at all hours wlu Medicines. Garter's Spanish Mixture ? OF A ?A*TICL* ow f-?| Am Infallible remedy for L*> * ' ,7"j' Rheumatism, Obstlnnte Ct?taneo? Krap^on., Pimples or frostules on the U^K' Rni .a a an* and Fewr, Chronic ?ore ayes, or Trtter, siald Heald Snlanfe menfand pain of the Bone* and Joint*, Salt Rh?tm Stubborn Ulcers, Syphilitic Disorder*, -ad ai] diseases arising from an Injudicious use ?f Mercury, imprudence la Lift, or imparity of the Blood. THIS great remedy, which has become so rap Idly and so justly celebrated for Its extraordl- 1 nary efficacy In relieving and curing many of the most obstinate and terrible forms of disease with which mankind Is affilcted, Is now offered to the public, with the confdent assurance that no Man - ical discovbbt ever made has been so eminently successful in curing Scrofula, and all nisnAsas or thb Blood,as CARTER'S SPANISH MIX TURE. The proprietor! are receiving by every mall most flattering and astonishing details of onrea made In all parts of the country, and In moat cases where the skill of the beat Physicians had beaa rtod In vain. Its power over the Blood Is truly remarkable and all diseases arising from Impurity of the great Sbat of Lira have been relieved ana cured with out a single failure, outof the thousands who hnva used It. Carter's Spanish Mixture contains ne Merc my, Opium, Arsenic, or any dangerous drugs, out Is composed of Roots and Herbs, com bined with other ingredients of known virtue, and may be given to the youngest Infant or most de bilitated Invalid, without the least possible hesi tation. We have only room for short extracts from the volumes of testimony In our possession, and all from gentlemen of the highest respectability, well known In their various localities. Please read fa yourselves. ?? We take great pleasure in calling the atteatiea of oar readers to the merits of Carter's Spanish Mixture as a remedy for diseases of the blood. It enjoys a reputation In this city unequalled by an* ether preparation.?It at If Duptttk, Richmond, Fa. The Hoa. JohaM. Botts,ofVa.,aaveheconaid era It a matter of duty to add his testimony to the virtues of Carter's Spanish Mixture, from actfal pbbsonal obsbrvatioh of its remarkable cure live powers for the diseases In which it is used. We have been cured of n violent and protracted Liver disease by Garter's 8paalsh Mixture. We know it to be all It professes.?Editor S?tknd$ Oiaiirtt, Ptttrtburg, Fa. We have found from personal trial, that Car ter's Spahlsh Mixture is a truly valuable medi cine? Ed. Vtrgtn?4t Imdiptndtnt, Tt. GREAT CUKE OF SCROFULA.?A prees >aan In our employ was cured of Scrofula of a vlx alent character by a few bottles of Carter's Span ish Mixture, after everything else had failed. Oth f.t cures which have come under our own cbserva tlod, proves to us conclusively, that is really a val lable medicinal agent. We take great pleasure in calling the attention of the aflUcted to Its mer Its ?Richmond Rtwnblitmm. SJFH1L1S.?1 have seen a number of cures ef i Syphilis performed by Carter's Spanish Mixture. ( relieve it to bo a perfect antidote for thnt horrl ole dlsoaae. E. BURTON, Cam. el Ravsaae for cltv of Richmond. StlfER 1) ISEASF.?Samuel M. Drinker, al :he Irm r.f Drlnfcar & Morris, Booksellers, Rich -mad, Vs., was eared of Liver disease of several f.^ars standing by enly three bottles of Carter's 3fan!*h Mixture OLD SORBS, 3 L9 ft AS AND OBSTINATE SRVprions ON THB SKIN? See theeurf tf Mr. Hprwood, sad others, detailed la oar Al ir.inac The aumb?r of men cases cured by Car ter's Spanish Mixture, precludes the possibility ?f Inserting them in an advertisement. EFFECTS OF MERC9RY.?See the ava af Mr. Elmore He was eaten up with Mercury nnd :c aid obtain no relief, until he took six bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture, which perfectly restored lm to health and vipor NEURALGIA.?Mr. P. Boyden, formerly f -be Astor House, N. Y.,but more recently propri etor of the Exchange Hotel, Richmond, was cured if Neuralgia by Carter's Spanish Mixture. Since th*t time, ne says he has seen it cure more thnn a hundred c^es of the disease in which it Is used *e never falls to recommend It to the aAlated. RHEUMATISM? Mr. Joha F. Harrisoa, Cr igglrft, of Martinsburg, Va.. writes of the sla ^atar cure of a violent case of Rh%umatisai. Tha ?itlent could aot Walk. A few bottles artoely inredhlra. SCROFWLA? Mr. Ha niton also writes of a ?reat cure of Scrofula, in the person of a young lady, (of three years standing,) which all the doc to;j could aot reach. Six bottles made aenreof her. 8 TP HI LIB.?Dr. K. T. Hendle, of Washlag ten, D. C .who cured an obstinate case of Syphi lis by Carter's Span 1-th Mixture, says "it acts spe cially on the Blood, Liver and Skin and is prompt ind efficient In its results." Dr. John Mlnge, formerly of the City Hotel, Richmond, now of Alabama, says he has seei Carter's Spanish Mixture administered In a num ber of cases with astonishingly good effect. He recommcnds it as "the most efficient alterative is sse." SALT RHEUM AND SCROFULA? Mr. Jos Koblnson.of Wcoster, Ohio, was cured oj Scrofula aad Salt Rheum of three years standing, fc y oily three bottles of Carter's Spanish Mixture *VM . S BEERS & CO., Proprietors, No 304 Broadway, New York. C7" Price 81 per bottle, or six bottles for %i. For sale by CHAS. STOTT, Washington, 0. 1 . aad PmgrlsU generally *?t 1?1? THE GREATEST MEDICAL DISCOVERY OF TUB AGE. Dr. KJE5mEDT,ef Roxbary, flu discovered in one of our common pastfrb wbbds a remedy that cures E/ERY RIND OF HUMOR; ?*?M TIB WORST BCRoriLA IOWN VO A SS1( MOH PIKPLB. K HAS TRIED IT IN OVER ELBVBN hundrt-d cases, and never failed except In twa cases, (both thunder humor ) He has now in his possession over two hundred certificates of Its vlr tuCj all within twenty miles of Boston. A wo bottles are warranted to cure a nnrslnr sera mouth. One to thrse bottles will core the worst kind af pimples ca the face. kl*w# u bottlta wai niear the system al va16I . /we bottles arc warranted to aaio tha wars aanker In the mouth and stomach. Three to Ave bottles are war raited ts aura tha wsrst case ot Erysipelas. One to two botiios era warranted t* aara all humor in the eves. 'Two homes are w&nanted to enra mania* af the ears and blotches amosg tho hair. Four to six botilee are wo/ranted to t?;e aerrnat and running ulcers f One bottle will care scaly eraptlea af tha skla. Two to three bottles are warraated ta eare the a orst case of ringworm. 11 Two to three bottles p.re wanaatad ta aara the Most desperate case of rheumatism. ?li* rheum*0*1 "e W4trr**l*i ta aara tha Five tc eight b?Uias will tare tha wamt aaaasaf ?arifili. ' Ia ????*** fxpailenod fr?m the first bcttle, *?d a perfect cure is warrant el when tha above anastliy is taken. Reader, 1 paddled ever a thsnaiad battles of 2?W,lxa ?* Uostaa. I knew the effect Ba sare as water wUl exUa fl'*i UJare wiilthis enre hnm^r. I uevu !h^ n1**? " ,llt, go1* another; after a speaks fer itself. There are twe iir 'i' 'V 8,1 ***** 19 "'Prts Jlag, firai ta&t.t zr??s I near pastares, in seme ^ uvii Uht 11 it in UU?uiiti 'iitlt sjMic 5i?i Kit kinds ei biair. Ia area/ tt^iFo ssnae idnaaf the saddaa rlaa f? M'tlarltv ef the diasavary, I will state !*?*J* -B4J, i pedllad it, aad sold abeatS KSS^^7?u.A'rt1' 1 "?i** f?5f. q fmen * a*lv?r*al praise of It from all In my own pracdce l always kept it striotlv fei "laCf lta ,ntr?ductlon as i ge.Vrl! ?.? ifreat and wonderful virtues hajrn been found la It that I never suspected* Several cases of epileptic its?* disease whleb by aVe^?o-u?rt<V)re5!;i?urmbl*'b^ea* cured aUffi, " ?? ^hat ? mercy If it wlB prove a^Knti all cases of that awful malady?there 1 W-Wb0 h,Teie<m more of It than I have them H' _ ,v niurt OIIX IHED I 1 know of several rases of Dropsy, all of ? aged people cured by it For the various diseases of the Liver, Sick Headache, Dyspepsia, Asthnrn, Fever and Ague, Pain in the Side, Diseases ?'^e Bptne, and particularly In diseases of the Kid neys, ate., the discovery has done more good thas anv medicine ever known No change of diet ever necessary?eat tha best you can get and enough of it. Dtr?ciio?j/or Us* ?Adults one table spoonful per day?Children over ten years dessert spoon ful?Children from five to eight veers, tea spooa ful As no directions can be applicable to all con gtltutions, take suffiotent to operate on the bowels twice a day ^ DOMALO HIIIIlKDf, 140 Wmrrtn Roxkur9, Moss. Pnicn, Onn Dollar Wholesale Agents?New York City, o. v CLICRNER, 81 Bnrclny street: C. H. KINS, tuw s&wr as? ~ sfe km; At Retail by all respectoble Druggists in tks Salted SUtea and BritlsirPrcviaoes, and alse bt t?a DragfiMs sf this City. aattwi? Information for Trtvlf i. IT BAILBOAD DIBECT TO THX WEST. Tim* bfituwn Washington and Wktding but ITi kourt ! Burning Time between Washington and Cincinnati 27 honri!! HMItl TIOKBTI 1KB liUlfl OIIOII ffO SB HA.S IH WASHIHeTON. HHHB BALTIMORE~A.no OHIO BAIL A ROAD having greatly Improved Its Western connections, now offers the fullest inducements to Travellers between WASHINGTON, BALTI MORE,and all portions 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 Junction (lately called the Relay House) 0 miles from Baltimore. This is the only change of oars required between Washington and the Ohio river. Baggage is checked through to Wheeling at the Washington Station, and rechecked ana trans ferred there, fwith the passengers) without charge, for those holding Through Tickets for points be Iond. The conno ting trains leave Washington ally at 8 a. m. and p. m Ou Sundays at the later hour onlv. At BEN WOOD, 4 miles from Wheeling, direct connection 1b made with the trains of CENTRAL OHIO RAILROAD, running from Bellalr, on the Ohio, through Cambridge, Zanesvllle, and Newark, to COLUMBUS. These trains connect at Newark Willi the cars of the Newark, Mansfield and Sandusky Railroad for Sandusky, TUedo, Detroit. Chicago, ?t. Louis, etc At COLVMBll^ the C O. Railroad trains con nect with the fast trains of Uie Little Niumi liail road to Xenla. Cincinnati. Louisville, etc. At XENIA (on Little Miami Railroad) couaectlon 1# formed with the trains through Dayton,to Indian spoils, Terre Haute. Lafajette, Chkago, Rock Island, St. Louis, Carlo, etc Passengers holding Through Tickets fot McinfAu, ITcksburg, Natchez, New Orleans, etc., which are also sold at Washington?are trans ferred at Cincinnati, to the Mali Steamers on the Ohio. Tickets for Evansville, Carlo, and St Louis are sold by the river route IU~ For CLEVELAND, ard via Cleve'and to Toledo, Detroit, Chicago, etc , tickets are sold, when the Ohio is navigable between Whee In? and Wellsviiie (forty miles} where a connection with the Cleveland and Pittsburg Railroad lr made. Travelers are n quested 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 near.ya lthe leading points in the great We?t. The distance from Washington to Cincinnati Is but 653 miles, belnp about 100 miles shorter than by any other route! FARB. BY THROUGH TICKET, FROM W '.SHI Vr.T- >v:?To Wheeling, SB 30 : Colum bus, 813 65; Dayton, 815 50; Cincinnati 816 00; Louisville, by ral:road, SIS 65, by steamer fron Cincinnati, 818 00; Indiana oils. 817 So; Cleve land, 812 50: To.edo, 815 90; Detroit, 815 '20; Chicago, 820 65and 819 50; St Louis, 82b 50 and 825: Memphis. S26; New Orleans 831, etc. ITT" FOR FREDERICK AND H AR PEK'f FERRY, MAR TINSBUKG. OUM BERLAND. BERKLEY SPRINGS. BEDFORD SPRINGS PIEDMONT, OAKLAND, and FAIRMONT passengers may leave Washington at 6 a. m ci ij p in. For the minor way stations betwecii Baltimore and Wheeling, take 6 a. m train fron Washington. IET ror trains to and from Ba'tlrnore, Anna;> oils, etc., s?e snedal advertisements lET For further Information, Through T1 etc., apply to THOMAS H. PARSONS, Agent, at Washington Station. ?VM. S. WOODSIDE, Mafter of Transportation, sssrch 1?If RAO Railroad. Baltimore. THE NEW YORK AND LIVERPOOL UNITED STATES JWAIL 8TKAMjfcKS.L HE SHIPS COMPRISING THIS LIN! are the ATLANTIC Capt. Eldrldge. BALTIC Capt. Comstock ADRIATIC ?????Capt. Jas. West These ships having been built by contract ex pressly for Government service, every care has been taken In their construction, as also in their engines, t-> Insure strength and speed; and their accommodations for passrngers are unequal*# for elegance and comfort 1'rlce of passage from New York to Liverpool In first cabin. 8130: in second do., 875. From Liverpool to New York, 30 and 20 guinea*. An experienced surgeon attached to each ship. No berths can be secured until paid for. The ships of this line have Improved water-tight bulk heads, and to avoid danger from ice wllfnotcross tho Banks north of 12 degrees, uutll after the lpt of August. rEOPOSXD DAYK8 0* 8AILIN0. from N?%? Yotb From Lt*?r?#s?, 1856. 1B56. Saturday ..Apr. 26 Wednesday... .May 14 Saturday ..May 10 Wednesday....May 28 Saturday May 24 Wednesday....June 11 Saturday .......June 7 Wednesday.... June 25 Saturday June 21 Wednesday ....July V Saturday July 5 Wednesday ....July 23 Saturday July 19 Wednesday.... Aug r, Saturday Aug. it Wednesday....Aug. 20 Saturday Aug 16 Wednesday....Sept. a Saturday Aug. 30 Wednesday....Sept. 17 Saturday Sept. 13 Wednesday ....Oct. 1 Saturday Sept. 27 Wednesday ....Oct, 15 Saturday Oct 11 Wednesday ....Oct, 21# Saturday ..Oct.25 Wednesday....Nov. H Saturday.......Nov. 8 Wednesday....Nov. 26 Saturday Nov. 22 Wednesday....Dec. 10 Saturday Dec. 6 Wednesday ....Dec 24 Saturday Dec. 20 For freight or passage apply to EDWARD IC. COLLINS A CO., 56 Wall street, New Y ork BROWN, SHIPLEY A CO., Liverpool STEPHEN KENNARD * CO., 27 Auatls Friars, London B G. WAINWR1GHT A CO., Pnrls. The owners of these ships will net be account able for gold, silver, bullion, specie, Jewelry, pre cious stones, or metals, unless bills of lading are signed therefor, and the value thereof expressed therein. ^ Utr 93AH0E & ALEXANDRIA BAILBOAD T Groat Bout nor a Mail Lln?! TWICE DAILY (SUNDAY NIUHTS EXCEPTED) Between Wellington City and the South! VIA: ALEXANDRIA, ?ORDONSV1LLE, RICHMOND, DAN VILLE GREENSBOROUGH,N. C. AND DAILY TO TBI VIRGINIA SPRINGS. Leave Washington at ...6 o'clock, A M. Leave Washington at...?? 7 " P.M. Leave Alexandria at... 7 " A M. Leave Alexandria at 8 " P M. Travellers will find the Morning Line In con nection with the Virginia Central Railroad, the Cheapest, most Pleasant and Expeditious Ruuie to THE VIRGINIA SPRINGS. Greenbrier White Sulphur and Fauquier White Sulphur, Warm, Hoc. Alum and Capon Springs, Weir's Otive, Natural Bridge, Lexington, ?c OMNIBUSES d.id BAttGAGb WAGONS Will be at the Washington Railroad Depot to con vev PASSENGEKS and BAGGAGE, Frtt of Okargs, to STEAMER GHORGE PAGE,for ALEXANDRIA, a dls _ J - ?? -- - ' __ - ? . ... , ??. A ?? y U UIO tmoe of tlx miles.allowing ample time for ?. Fare from Washington to Richmond 83 50 Fare ?? " DanvlUe ....11 00 Fare ?? ?? 6reensborougb...l2 00 Tickets r rocarcd an the boat. Expedition and Comfort are aeoured by this Route,as It Isa iihmow virst class nAiLnoAl fkoh ALEXANDRIA (O DANVILLE. THROUGH PASSENGERS and BAGGAGE sarrledwiihoutccst iothe Depotofthe Petersburg Railroad. JAMES A. EVANS, se 1 Agent, Alexaudria, Va. HARPER'S FKHRT. Via CAtsaptaki f' Okio Canal THROUGH IN TWELVE HOURS! rpHE NEW AND SPLENDID PACKET* 1 BOAT ARGO, Capt. Chas H. Mkkrill, srlll commence making Regular Trips between BEORGETOWN andthe above Point, on Mon lay, March 27th, 1856. The Boat will leave the wharf of W.H.tH.B Rltter, Georgetown, D. C., e?ery Monday, Wed aesday, and Friday morning, at 6 o'clock Returning, she will leave Harper's Ferry every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday morning, at )'clork Through Tickets, S'i.tff. To Loosburg 81 62#, including tks Stags from Edwards' Firry Families intending to visit the VIrgfnIaSprings becoming season will find this by far the most infe, pleasant, and cheapest route to Berkeley Capon. Shanondale, White Sulphur and Warren. Meals served on board at moderate rates. A coach will always be In readiness in George* ;own to convey passengers to and from the Boat. Fer farther particulars inquire at the store of W. H. A H. G. RITTER, Georgetown, and IOHN V. AVIS, Jr., Harper's Ferry, Va. mar 18?tf AIHIN?nron BRANCH RAILROAD? MHANflK OF HOURS.?On and after Men* ^ day, the *3d Instant, the Trains will >-eave Washington at 6 and 8* a. a., and S and p. m. Leave - On Sunday at? u ?. m. n^;,T ? and land rARBOMS, Agent Medicines. DOCTOR HOOFLAND'S CELEBRATED GEKMAN BITTERS rBBFABBO BY Df. 0. M. JACKSON, Philadelphia, Fa., WILL If f ICTV&L1T CTU LIVER COMPLAINT, DYSPEPSIA,
JAUNDICE, CHRONIC OR NERVOUS DB bllltT, Diseases of the Kidneys, tod all Dis eases arising from a Disordered Liver or Stomaoh. The proprietor, In calling the attention of the public to this preparation, iom ao with a feeling of the utmost confdencc In Its virtues and adspta tlon to the diseases for which It la recommended It ia no new and untried artlcle.bat one that has stood the test or a ten years' trial before the American people, and Ita reputation and aale la unrivalled by any similar preparations extant. The testimony In Its favor given by the most prom inent and well known phyalcians and Individuals In all parts of the country la Immense, and a care i ful perusal of the Almanac, published annually by the proprietor, and ta be had gratis of any oi his agents, cannct bat satisfy the most skeptloal that this remedy la rsally deserving the great cel ebrity it haa obtained. Principal ofllce and manufactory No. M Arch street, Philadelphia, Pa. READ THE FOLLOWING: Morsaktown, Va , August 4,1859. Dr C. M. Jackson?Dear Sir:?The sales of the Bitters are increasing, and what speaks vol ume* in their favor Is thn t all who have used them speak highly of their effects No medicine that 1 sell gives such general satisfaction, and the de mand for it eicetds all precedent; and 1 assure you It affords me pleasure to sell such a remedy. Our physicians no longer scowl at It, butarecom pelled to acknowledge Its Intrinsic value, and the greater part of them nave had magnanimity suf ficient <o lay aside their prejudlclesand prescribe It In their practice. Respectfully yours, ptm.chalkant For sale by storekeepers and druggists In every town and village In the Uulted States. Price 75 cents per bottle. Z D OILMAN, Washington, and JOHN S. KIDWELL, Georgetown, Agents. Je 7-6ra AYER'S PILLS. FOR ALL TUB PURPOSES OF A FAMILY PHYSIC. There has long existed a public demand foi an effect .ve Purgative Pill whlcl conld be relied on as sure and perfectly safe in lt? operation. This Jras been prepared to meet thai demand, and an eitens've trial of Its virtues hat conclusively shown with what success It acrom plishes the purpose designed It Is easy to mak< a Physical Pill, but not so easy to make the bes of' all Pill*?one which should have none of th< objections, but all the advantages of ev?ry other Tills ha* been attempted here, and with what sue cess we would respectfully submit to the publie decision. It has been unfortunate for the ratlen hitherto that almost every purgative medicine li acrimonious and Irritating to the bowels. Thli is not Many of them produce so much grlpln* pain and revulsion In the system as to more thai counterbalance the good to be derived froro them These Pills produce no irritation or paln,unlesi It arises from a pretlously eiistlng obstruction o derangement in the bowels Being purely vege< table, no harm can arise from their use In am quantity; but it is better than any medicine sboulc be taken Judiciously. Minute directions for thei use in the several diseases to which they are ap pllcable are given on the box Among the com ilaints which have been speedily cured by then we may mention Liver Complaint, in its varioui forms of Jaundice, Indigestion, Languor and Losi of Appetite, Llstlessness, Irritability, B lloui Headache, Bilious Fever, Fever and Ague, Pali In the Side and Loina. for In truth, all these ari but tne consequence of diseased action of th? liver. As an aperient, they afford prompt and sur< relief in Costlveness. Plies, Colic, Dysentery Humors. Scrofula and Scurvy, Colds, with sore news of the b dy, Ulcers and Impurity of th< blood: In short any and every case where a purga tlve Is required They have also produced some singularly sue ccssfui cures in Rheumatism,Gout, Dropey, Grav el, Erysipelas, Palpitation of tue Heart. Pains It the Back, Stomach and Side. They shot Id b? freely taken in the spring of the year, to purifj the blood and prepare the system lor the change of seasons. An oiic^sioual dose stimulates th< stomach into healthy action, and restores the appe tite and vigor. They purify the blood, aud by their stimulant action on the circulatory system, renovate the strength of the body, and restore tc? wasted or diseased energies of the whole organ ism. Hence an occasional dose Is advantageoui -ven though no serious derangement exists ; bul unnecessary dosing should never be carried toe far, as every purgative medicine reduces Iht strength, when taken to excess The thousand cases in which a physic is required cannot be enu merated here but thevsugge.it themselves to th? reason of every body ; and it is confidently be lleved this pill will answer a better purpose than anything which has hitherto been available tc mankind When their virtues are once known the public will no longer doubt what remedy tc employ when in need of a cathartic medicine. Being sugar wrapped they are pleasant to take and being purely vegetable, no harm can aria* from their use in any quantity. For minute directions see the wrapper on tiu Box PRBPA.RBD BT DR. JAMES C. AYER, PRACTICAL #? ANALYTICAL CHRjMBT LOWELL, MASS. Price 25 Ce*t? per Bo*. Five BoxeiforSl.OC Sold by Z D. OILMAN, Washington, and all respec'able druggists. aub-4m PRIVATE MEDICAL. TREATISE en thi PHILOSOPHICAL VIEW Of HABRIA81, ? T fcl . B. LA CROIX, M. D.? ALBANY, N. Y., ?*? Tl$? ?*<< 130 Fitu, Pl*i?, sad CiUrtd Litk igrtpks Plmtts. rz;cs eax.t Twbktt-Fivb cb**? Seat Free of Postage to til parts of the Balea / CHEAPEST BOOK. EVER PUBLISHED Vy and containing nearly double the quantity of read ing matter In that cf the FIFTY CENT OR DOL LAR publications it treats on the FH YsJIOL OGV OF MARRIAGE, and the iccrtt Infirmities aud Disorder of Youth and Maturity, resulting fromei cesses, which destroy the physical and mental pow ers. with Observations cn Marr'agt, its duties ar.d disqualifications, and their lecedles; with Lithographs,illustrating the Anatomy and I'hyaiology.and Diseases of the Re productive Organs of both sexes, their structure., uses, and functlms. A popular and comprehea ?lve Treatise ou tl.e Duties and Causaltlos of aln gle and married 1 If??happy and fruitful alllaccea. BiOde of securing them?Infelicitous and infertile oaea? their obvlatlna and removal ?important hlats to those contemplating matrimony, thatwll] 6vercouo objactlons-to it; none, however, should take this Important step without firstconsultlnp Its paces?commentaries on thedlseaseaand medlst.l freatmeet c! females from 1 a fancy to old age,eaek sate graphically Illustrated by beautiful lithogra Ehic plates?nervous debility, its cauaes and sure, y a prcoeir at once ?o simple, safe, and etfBCtuxl that failure is impossible?ru!?s for dally manage meal?an essay on Sf.orakattrruaia, with practical observations on the saftrand morcsuca?Hffulmode of ireaUaent?p.voautloaar / alats ou the evils re sulting fro ja empirical practice?an essay cn all disease* arising from la discretion, with plain and simple rules by which all persons oan cure them selves without mercury?remedies for those self inflicted miseries and disappointed hopes so un fortunately prevalent in the young. It la a truth ful adviser to the married and tiiosesontemplatlng marriage: Its perusal Is partleularlv recommend ed to persons entertaining secret doubts of their physical condition, and who are conscious of hav ing haxardsd the health, happlness. and prlvllegea to which every human being ia entitled. Price TWENTY-FIVE CENTS per oony,or F Ive Copies for One Dollar. Mailed, free of post age, to all parts of the United States N. B.?Those who prefer may consult Dr LA CROIX upon any of the diseases upon which thl? book treats, either personally or by mall. Madl olne sent to ar.y part af the Union acoordlng to di rections, safely packed and carefully secured from all observation. Address Dr. M. B LA CROIX, No. 31 Maldea Lane, or Post Ofllce Boi 979 Albany. N. Y. inr Ofllce open dally .from 9am to/ p ? aad o? Sunday from 3 until ap. ra. trr Oflee REMOVED from Ne. N Beaver si teW M*idt* Lus, Albamf, N** Tfk. deets?ly CHAUNGET WARRINER, WATCHMAKER AND JEWELER amp sbalbb m Fine Watehei, Jewelry, and Silver Ware. Sitlisf at ? r?rf liberal rtduetxon front est. tomarf print. No. 370 Pa. avenue, betweed flth and Tth streets, auO 3m (In Browns' Hotel building.) PLATFORM AND COUNTER SCALES. MURDOCK'8 PATENT PLATFORM AND Counter Scales, of *11 sixes, fbr sale at manu facturers prices by UOGUHHt O'NEILL se * Agents, No. 103 Water at., Georgetowa. " Miscellaneous. Frepeiili tor Kattone fcr 1807. ?lilTlMHTIl'l Or?ic?, M. Coim, I Washington, Oct 10, IM* I SEPARATE SEALED PROPOSALS WILL be received at this office until Mond?y, the 10th day of November next, at 10 o'clock .a. m., for furnishing Rations to the U nited Statee Marine Corps at thefollowiag etatlons, for the year via: ? Charleetown, Maeaifthnaetta; Portsmouth, New Hampshire: Brooklyn, Long Island, New \ ork; Philadelphia. Pennaylvaaia; Gosport, near Norfolk, Virflnia; Wamagton, Florida; and Washington city, District of Colombia. Each ration to consist of one pound and a quar ?r ef fresh Beef, or three quarters of a pound of Mesa Pork, eighteen ounces of Bread, made of vuperflae flour, or superflae flour, at the option of the government, at the rate of six pounds of good Ctffee, twelve pounds of the best New Orleans Sogar, eight quarts of best White Beans, four quarts of Vinegar, two quarts of Salt, four pound# of good hard Brown Hoap, and one ana a half pounds of good hard dipped Tallow Candles to one hundira rations. The Betf required shall be delivered on the or* der of the commanding oflteer of each station, either in bulk or by the single ration, and shall consist of the best and most choice pieces of the carcass; the Pork to be No. 1 prime Men Pork, and the Groceries to be of the best quality of kinds named All subject to inspection. No bid will be entertained unless accompanied by the namei of two sureties known to this cflce, or certified to hy som? official person To be en - dorsed " Proposals for rations for 1857," and ad dressed to the (Quartermaster of the Marine Corps, Washington, D. C. GEO F. LINDSAY, Major and Quartermaster The National Intelligencer and Evening Star, Waahlngton. 1). C ; Patriot, Concord, and Gs xette, Portsmouth, New Hampshire; Poet and Times, Boston, Mass.; Eagle, Brooklyn, and Daily News, New York; Argas and Penaartva nian. Philadelphia, Penn ; Argus and Dally News, Norfolk, Va ; Democrat, Pensacols, Ma , and Register, Mobile, Ala, will publish theabove three times a week until ttie loth of November next, and send bills accompanied by a copy of this advertisement, to this office for payment, ec lleodt 10th.Nov Proposals for 8appliea. ClcxaTiRMASTBa's Orrica, M. Coars, ) Washington October 10.1868-4 SEPARATE SEALED PROPOSAL WILL C5 be reoelved at this office until 10o'clock a m , on Monday, the 10th day of November next, tor supplying to the Marine Corps the following ar ticles, during the flsoal year ending :t)th June, 1987: 5<W Uniform Caps, with scales complete 1,000 Marine Pompons 1,000 Patent Leather Stocks 500 pairs of Shoulder Straps for privates 100 do do non-commissioned officers' Run lettes ?J,(KM paiis of Linen Pants ; <,?'? Linen Shirt* 1,000 pairs Marine Hrogaas 500 Marine Blankets 300 d sen pairs Woollen Socks 5?'0 Marine Fatigue Caps 5(H) Linen Blouses 2 0(MI pairs Canton Flannel Drawera 5,lH'0 to 10,000 yards 6 4 sky-blue Kersey 1,000 to 4 ooo do of Blue Cloth, cochineal dye, and dv-d in the wool Simples of the above can be seen at the Office of the Assistant Quartermaster Marine Corps, New York, and a strict conformity to sample will be required All articles to be Innpected and certified to before pavment made 1 he Quartermaster reserve* to himself the right to Increase or dimlnlah the quantities named above, as the Interests of the servloe may suggest. The article* to be delivered atsuch times, in such quantities, and at auch peaces, as the Quartermas ter may direct, free of expeLse to the United States. No bid will be entertained unless accompanied by the names of two sureties known to this office, or certified to by some official person. To be en dorsed ?? Proposals for Supplies," and addreesed to the Quarter matter of the Marine Corpe, Wash ington, D C. GEO. F LINDSAY, Major and Quartermaster. The National Intelligencer and Evening Star, Washington, DC: Patriot. Concord, and ?a lettr, Portsmouth. New Hampshire; Post and Times, Boston, Mas* ; Eagle, Brooklyn; Dally News, New York ; Argus and Pennsylvania?, Philadelphia, Penn . will publish the above three times a week until the loth cf November next, and *end bills, aocompanied by a copy of this advertisement, to this office for payment oc 11-ecd :10th Nov. LNIi'EO STATES MAILS. FLOKIDA. Po*t Of net DlPARTMinT, > October 11,1456 | Proposals for carrying the malls of the United States from the l*t Janu ary. 1857, to the30th J une, 1850, on the following route in the State of Florida, in the time and manner herein specified, will be received at the Contract Office of the Post Office Department, la the city of Washington, until 5 p m , of the 24th of November, 18.VJ, to be decided on the next day: 6850?From Jacksonville, by Barber's and New bnrgh, to Alligator,70 miles and back, twice a week, in four-horse coaches Leave Jacksonville Sunday and Wednesday at 7 p. m ; Arrive at Alligator next days by 1 p m.; Leave Alligator Monday and Thuraday at S am; Arrive at Jacksonville next daya by i a. m. NOTE. Proposals must be guarantied by two responai ble persons, certified to as such oy a postmaster : or judge of a court of record, and contract mu-t 1 be entered into by the successful bidder, with surety, before the 1st January, 1857. No pay will he made for trips not performed, and for each of such omlssiona not eatlafhctorlly explained three times the pay of the trip may be deducted. For arrivals ao far behind time aa to break connexion with depending malls, and net sufficiently excused, one-fourth of thecompenaa tion for the trip ia subject to forfeiture. Finea will be imposed, unless the delinquency be promptly and satisfactorily explained, for neg lecting to take the mall from or into a post office: for suffering It to be injured, des troyed, robbed or lost; and for refusing, after demand, to convey the mall as frequently as the contractor runs, or is concerned in running, ve hicles on the route. The Postmaster General may annul the contract for repeated failures to run agreeably to contract, or for disobeying the poet office laws or instructions of the department. The Pott'.master General may alter the sched ule. He may also order an Increase of ser vice by allowing therefor a pro rara increase on the contract pay. He may also curtail or discon tinue the service in whole or in part, at pro rata decrease of pay, allowing one month's extra compensation on the amount of service dispensed I with. Bids should be addressed to the " Sec ond Assistant Postmaster General," superscribed '? Proposal! for No. tH39, Florida " For further particulars see pamphlet advertise ment for conveying th? malls in Virginia, Seor gia, Florida, Ac , of 1855 and 1856 JAMES CAMPBELL, oc l?Maw4w Postmaster General. Proposals for Bailding Six Schooners for the United Btstes Revenue Service TRlAfUKT Dkpartmrst, Sept. 6, ISSi. SEALED PROPOSALS, DISTINCTLY EN dorsed "Proposals for Revenue Vessels," and addressed to the Secretary of the Treasury, will be received at this office until IS o'clock, noon, of \ the Oth day of November next, for Furnishing the Materials, Constructing. Equipping, and Dellv ing afloat, Six Fore-and-Aft Schooners, of about fifty tons burden each, for the Unit<d States reve nue service on the northern lakes. The models and plans to be furnished by the contractor, and the vesaels to be completed within three months from the signing of the contract No proposal will be considered unless received from persons engaged in ship-building. And ea h offer must be accomjianled by the signatures | of two responsible persons as guarantees that the oontract will be entered Into by the bidder in case of acceptance of offer by the department One half of the amount of contract will be paid on presentation of satisfactory evidence that the vessels are planked up, celled, and the docks laid; and the balance on delivery of the vessels com pleted. All the materials used to be of the best quality, and the work to be executed In a faithful manner and to the satisfaction of the superintendent. * The vessels. when received from the haada of the contractor, to be fully rigged, furnished, and equipped, and finished to a c.eat, with the excep tions chains, anchors, armament, nautical instru ments, cam boose, cabin,and ward-room furniture and boats. Perrons deslroue of bidding will be furniahed with the required tptcijicatioms on application to this department. In case bidden should not deilre to propose for the whole number of veaaels, they are at liberty te offer for one or more, as may suit their conveni ence- JAMES GUTHRIE, se 8-1 awtN ovS Secretary of the Treasury ONO'g CLASSICAL ATLAS, CONTAIN -J ing Mapsand Plana, with an Index of Places Allan's Dissectors Guide, with W* Illustrations. Rifle, Axe, and Sadd e-bags. by Rev. William H. Mllburn. foe 80] PRANCK TAYLOR NKW BIJCKW HEAT Off THI CHOISST brands, Just received by oe 30 KING-A BURCHELL. fCORPORATION STOCK.?$9,000 Corpe v>? ration of W aahington Stock for sale at feb'Ji-tf CHUBB BROTHERS. Miscellaneous. PILES?PILES-PILES. WE CALL ATTENTION T# ALL WHO are affiieted with thla dremdfn oomplalnt to tL* following iwom certiflcate from on* of onr moat respectable citizens. the fatber-la-law of tbe proprietor of the ?'Courier dea Etaa Unls " and formerly gun maker la Philadelphia: Naw Yon, Aug tttb.UiM Da Drrata?Dear SirI hereby c?*:ify that i have bf-en affile ed with the Plica for nearly siity years, that I haw used eighteen bottle* of tUrne* Pile Lotion, and everything olae I oould here of, bat all to no eflbet, for they did me little or an good. A boat two months atace, I commenced using yoar remedies for the Plies, a d have the happiness to say that they have had th? desired cffW-t, hsving cured me I consider thU almost a miracle, for I am eighty voara of ag* I aincere ly reooromer.d them to all affiieted with the above complaint. P. V ALLEE, 7J Franhlln at ttM? of New York, J New York City and County ) I, Joseph C Lawrence, do hereby certify ttet n the day of the dnt? * on the day of the date hertof. before me panitul. ly came P. Vallee, to me well known, who, b- ? lng by me duly sworn, did d-pose and aay that the cod tents cf the foregoing certl Scale algaod by htm are true In wit nets whereof 1 havs aubocrlbed my name, as Commissioner of l>e*ds and aa a Notary Public of the State of New York, and fcave af filed my Notarial Seal at my office,la New York, lb Is 96th day of August, I8jt. JOSEPH C. LAWRKNCK, Commissioner of Deed* ard Notary Public of the State of New York, 6? Wall street, New Y'orh We challenge the Medical Facultv of the Uni ted States to produce a certificate equal to fh* above Dr. Duprte's Remedies are >be only eX fectual cure for internal Piles Only SO cents per bos. Otfiee?7? Nassau street. New York W 1*1 be soot by mall to any part of the United States For sale by FORD A BRO .corner of fltfc street and Pa sve, Washington, D C. ocU HATH HATH CONSTANTLY ON HAND A FULL supply of BEEBE'S new V6rk STYLES, together with TAYLOR'S HATS, of BALTI MORE. The best black dress HATS got up in the lafest style for S3 50. as good as those usually sold at S3; and a good fashion-1 able Hat at S3, worth *4; and a first-rate Hat, S2 ?0. Tbe beat materials and the best worai; aniLIc Is employed to produce a S3 Hat, which Is sold for i do a ci $3 50. We do a cash business, meet with no inc. see, but give each customer full value for bis money. Felt Hats unusually low. N B Aj^nt for Drlscoll's Balm of a Thousand F lowers Price ii cents per bottle. ANTHONY, 7th street, near Pa ayenue, Agetit for a New Y'ork Hat Company. se Hktf aumui. NEW AND BEAUTIFUL STYLE. Mane filtered frsm Slate Stsne, by the West C^astletoa blnte l ospua;, Vt. rpHKSk MANTKLSARE ENAMELLED IN J. imitation of the richest and most eipensive EGYPTIAN, LISBON, VhKD AVIlqlE, POKPHYRY, PYRENEES. BROC A TELLa, AGATE, SPANISH ?AL\VAY, and other rar? and desirable MARBLES The imitation* arv so perfect that they chalen^othe closest ?crutlnv They are so highly polished that they rstata tbcVr beauty mu h lonper than marble; are not iujuml by smoke, coal gas, or acids, and can be so id much ch.<?p^r than an v others in market. Price ranging from f 143 to SlB Architects, Builders, and others are invited to call and examhte samples at No. 51* Seventh ?treet, 3 doors below Odd Fellows' HsM, up stairs. iT. U HANSON, seft-ly ' OIL BAT REDUCTION IV THE PRICX OF BOOTS AHD OAITEKS V HAVE ON COMMISSION, FOR A PB1I - t adelphla manu facturer. a first rate Sewed or Pegged Calf-Skin BOOT at S3 62. full as good as those usually sold at S3 or Sft: a 3d a French Calf Patent Leather GAITER at S3 541, as good as any at S3; a first rate Calf GaiteratS* 30, these are the best goods that is (or ever were) sold in the District for the price; for the proof, come and see for yourself. Terms positively cash. No extra profit charged to olSet bad debts. Call at tbe NEW YORK HAT STOHE, t*even I a street, near Pennsyivania avenue. m 34 tf ANTBONY, Agent. 'WALL THA T VAL UE THEIR 8IGH T WISHES TO CALL THE ATTENTION to all that suffer with defective slcbt, caused by age, sicknese, and particularly from glasses injudiciously selected, to bis superior SPECTACLES end GLASSES carefully ground by himself to a true spherical accuracy, and bril liant transpa'encv, suited precisely and beuefi claliy to the wearer according to the concavity or convexity of the eye. Very numerous a*e the ill efffects caused to tne precious organ of sight from the commencement of using glasses In not being precisely suited, by the use of an Optomaisr; and the practice of many years enables him to meas ure the focal disease of the eyes, and such glass es that are a bso lately required wUl be furnished with precision and satisfaction JOHN TOBIAS acknowledges the eery libe ral enoouragement already obtained, and further solicits the patronage of those that have not yet availed themselves of his aid. Persons that cannot conveniently call, by send ing the glasses in use, and state Low many Inch es they can read this print with their spectacles, can be supplied with such as will improve their fight. Innumerable testimonials to be sees; and ref erences given to many who have derived tbe greatest ease and comfort from his glasses Circulars to be had gratis, at his office, No. ilii SEVENTH STREET, tkrtt doors /rem Odd Ftllowt' Hall, up arams. Nokfolk, September7, IBM Sir?The Spectacles you made for me suit verv well, and seem to have improved my sight inor* than any other 1 have lately tried L1TT. W. TAZEWELL I have tried a pair of Spectacles obtained from Mr Tobias, and find thein of greet assistance to my sight, and corresponding with his description of the focus 1 recommend him as a skillful op tician. HENRY A. WISE. Having been induced by a friend to visit the re tahilshment of Mr Tobias for tbe purpose of try ing his glasses, I was furnished by him with a pair slightly colored blue, which have afforded me mere relief and gratification than any 1 have ever tried My sight, originally very good, wu Injured by wrltiug and reading at night, fre quently to a very iale hoar; but with the aid of these yla> jes I can study almost as late as ever, and that too without the pain 1 have previously suffered. JOHN WILSON, Late Commissioner Gen'I Land office. December 11, 1955. I have used Mr. Tobias's Spectacles for three or four months, and take great pleasure in say* lng that I am much pleased with them. I have been much benefited by them. Mayftth,196c. SEOR P SCARIMU3SE. I was recommended to Mr. Jokn Tobias as a skillful or tlclan ; and as I have eyes of remark able peculiarity, 1 was gratified to And that Mr. Tobias seemed to comprehead them bv ins pec tloo and some slight m< asurement, and he has msde me a pair of Spectacles that suits me ad mtrably. A. P. HITLER. July 11, IBM. WILKimotor, N. C., Jan 27, IBM. Mr. J.Tcsias: Dear Sir?I am happy to say that the Spectacles which 1 obtained from you las: week are entirely satisfactory From an Inequal ity m the visual ran?e of my eyea, I have bercto found great difficulty In getting glas??? of the proper focal distance It affords me pleasure to state that, by the aid of vour optometer, this diffi culty has been happily obviated so that the glasses you furnished me are dec dedly the beet adapted to my eyes of anv I have ever yet used. Very respectfully, yours, R B DRANK, Rector of St James' Parish. DiranTMSifT of iRTUlom, May 7. 1865 From natural defects and the unequal range of my eyes, I have been compelled to use glasses for several years. 1 have tried different optician* without obtaining glaaees perfectly fitted to my eyes. Four months since Mr. Tobias made two pairs especially for me, which 1 have found to serve me perfectly. Be the use of his optometer he la enabled to adapt Glaaees minutely to the eys. I most cheerfully recommend Mr. Tobias to all having occasion to use glasses and hear my testi mony as to his aklll as an optician. HENRY E. BALDWIN, Aaalst See'y to sign Land Warrants. P. 8.?OPERA GLASSES of great variety, TELESCOPES A MICROSCOPES, WATCH MAKER GLASSES, and many other article* in this line at very low prioes constantly on hard Jy IS-ly New styLBi~ureak~casks;~r>rtr Monnales, Cabas, School Satehe's Ac , at oc <m Mclaughlin a co s.