Newspaper of Evening Star, February 18, 1857, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated February 18, 1857 Page 4
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EVENING STAR. at the coffin ?T WILLIAM WINTER Here she Heth, white and. eWU; Pot your hand upon her brow, For her heart la ??l And ahe does not know you now. Ah, the grave's a qaltt bed I! Shs shall sleep a pleasant sleep, And the tears that you may shed, Will not wake her?therefore weep! \T. ep?for you hare wrought her woe! Mourn?ahe mourned ana died for you! Ah. too late we come to know What la fhlae and what la true. ARRIVALS ATTHE PRINCIPAL HOTELS National Hotel.?ACT 4 BRlflOS D 8 Young, Va t* K Falrcarks, Fla 8 1) Cozzens, N Y Mfa Holley, do J H Win Held, Ga J J Rlcharda.lll 4 W Page. Md A Nlchoi, NC J Plnkney, Md J H Jackson, C H Duamick, tt B Cooke, Dr Stubbs, J M Caldwell, 1 Watklns, 4 R WIndie, 4 8 Brady, l)el A AUston, do B C Small, Md 4 J Nortor, N Y W G Welch, A 8 Hudsets, Ala 4 W Stokes, do W H Wood, do 8 B a teen, Ct R Rowiev, NY 4 G Stevens, NJ L P Noble, NY 4 T Phllllpa, do 4 G lens haw, do 4 Bray, do K Dutton, O L Webb, Va W Wright, III J P Garrett, Va W C Khodea, W Elmstlr, Pa E J Richland. Md W Wesmael, N Y R M Raw ey, Pa 8 Coatee, NY E Seidell, Md G B CUtherall, Ml Col Magruder, USA J Barnard, Va P McParian, B Harrison, Md T J Mellaigr do W W McKaig, di W H Cook, Neb 4 C Fein, Pa G Howell, do W XV Elnn, Tenn R W Harris, Can Ml?s Harris*, dj U T Parrls, Va J Hedges, Md ? F Sadbery, Wis J Taurston, DP P W Grubbs, Ya P Kinsley, do G R Hall, do >* So in mers, NY J Reiner, do J H My alt. Ala SH Towekes.do M H Clarke, 1'enn A Sterling A ly. Va 4 A Thomas, Pa 4 L Bartol, Md P l^uigly, l>el 1> t Bruce, Md F Robinson, Va U lYarien. N Y H B Latrobe. Md H S Wattes, Va M B Hendly, Ba T S Hendlv. do G F Hulson, do 5 fc Hudson, do C L Thompson, NY G A Eddy, do P R Thomson, 6a W D Bard, do Mr Keatherson, do C R Beverly, Wis E Slllas, Mex Miss Bumard. do Miss HlUen, do Brews*' Betel ?r. r.tii uevi B J Armstrong, Va C B Flah, do M Brown, Tenn 4 R Brown, fam, do Ml as Helss, do E D Hill, ly, U F 8 Green, Md E Pari sot, NY J B Sears, Va K Hitter, Md W ? Kay, Tenn E Mhitman* Md T J Guinamon, Ga J Brassele, do P Landan, do W Panneil, Va B A Darla. d > J C Daison. di 8 E Vaish, do J White, do J Alher, do J N Brown 4 Sloan, NC W Sloan, do Dan Rice, Pa U 4 Byrne, N Y A L Byrne, do 8 G Allaire, N Y J D ttregory, Va Dr Cleveland t? 4 L Gross, N Y B May, Rl Col 8 >hnson, La Dr E Parkinson. C 8 Buckman, Va 8 Vanderbllt A B Gray, Ky E Snowden, Va Dr E Fisher, NC J McCoanlr, do W H Eougheity, do J S Bryan E J Burse*s J Waters, NC H J Brown, SC J C Evans, do T J "ar.in, Va 4 S Brett, Ark A C Dav, Ct B B Tcnuts W Renmex F Hungarr, Eng i B Harper, <ia J Still well, do * F Tracey, N Y J T Blilr, Miss W Hal am do H N CI irk*, do Hon J C Holmes, 3C Maj Bower, Pa Mise Mayer, do J O Grlmley, Iowa W O Snyder, do 5 J Ma?arge, do Br G A H amille, Va J F Fopp, Tenn W Hunter, Pa Mr Ellsworth, ly, NY J Sprigs I.eerev, Iowa] Z B Heall, Md vt*hahy V Well, Ala W Lop- do S Marrs, do C Bailann, ill J Higgiabottom, Md illArda' Hotel? j 0 ah A WlLLAEf. 8 Parkins, ly. Md J M Rlngla&d. N T W Ring.and, do C J Hayman, Pa R 8 Beck, ly, Tenn M Beck, do 8 Lucu*, ly, ehlld, R B Rouci, P* E 4 Moran, ly Va Miss Moran, d-> 4 Runnels, N Y C J Gardner. do W C feeat.ly, do 4 Blakele/. do W Latch, Ga D Sewell, do W Harris, 'Irnn W B Gardiner, NY 8 Howord. ly, do Capt 8terrett, USN Mr Rolando, do SC Buckner. Mo Back nor, Md Kirkwseil lisMtc, 8 M Price, Va 4 Latarop, NY M Parks, Va W B Allen, NC 4 E Con ally, do Com Voorhee*. USN D B Amith, Va A Smith , do R A Sn? wden, Cal ? Parry, p* K A Fish, Cal B Randolph, Va FtEST"''' A U Tompkins, NY A W L?.oiils, Mrs Rltcb, N Y Miss R'.tch, do J H Eitch, do J Master, Pa II J Hunter. lv. Ill J Williams. Md L P Noble, N Y It G Turk- r, Pa Mrs Murray, N Y Mhi M urray, do Miss Wlsned, do J Bean, do S t? Bogert, N Y it D Clark, Iowa Mrs Wakeman, NY Rev E Botsford, do B Washington, Cal B MeFarland, Pa N H Rted. do G W Simpson, do 4 C Lii lee, N Y ?4. A A ? KIR*WOOD Col W*eaten, Md E Adams, do T P Gibson, Pa 5 B Clapp. iy, Mas j 4 Maeulre.Md 4 4 Graham Cal A Wippes, pa 4 J Coaman Oal C A Seake. do 4 Montgomery Md A C Bradfora, Cal Maj Brsddock, Md 4 P Darfey, Md P C Rusk, Cal -INTENDING TO ?a. cultivate a larger farm, the subscriber will I A Ivvinilvli ^ ?ri_ ? ? th? r.. r - - ' ?uo?crjoer win -.uJk w v ,a Ak"adrio county, Virginia, on ?of th9 P8-*1 seven years It an J* 5,tuated near Balls k ? JL?,^ ^rom tie Georgecowa Aqueduct, and 0 mil., from both Washington and Aleian tff up2a 11 * ???roruhle and well !JiS^fnf^ liKJloa**'contaJn5nK rooms, ?SuSJ^.^^7?mlportlce*'lLe torw*' serrlntaSTkrlt. L # corTfor^^ e house for /Ti. 5*' a ,aT2? and convenient been, W.th smoling for six hors#* and u maav cows, and an ample cistern (attached to the barn ) a root oellar under the barn, to hold 2,000 bmheU ?of roots for market or stock feeding; Icehouse ng houae: smoke hofise; corn house, a stone 5", 7?* hou*?Vand ? llore houae. Also, a dal'T "ear the homestead door, from the aevw falling sprlsg of which water is obtained foe all the requlremeatj of the oocupant*. There Ualao on the place an orchard ofmore than a thousand thrifty trees of dliPereat plantlogs, con ^ttAgor the choicest varieties cf pea-hei, ap onTi^52***'^. ,lf aud *t*Qdard,) cherries and present fourteen acres are seeded and rye; six In timothy, (yielding ??rke^furd J? !?n# 8rre' ' four ,n ? *? pot lne^rf ?'Ji . ? clovefi twelve ready to all the r-rmJrf r^f^ ** ampl?f supply for ^ l.he I*? ^is farm has no palas having Te?v productive. SSTir". other qow for sale. ?jp?rlor to any Aleo, THE BLADEN FARM f<M. ,,rM, atod within leas than a quarter of a CoUaabU and Leesbur^ turnpikes l-dlag to Washlngto^and the utteX'lTr JffifL.,?" J*1*0* ls ln tte 'mmedlite vtc1S?? ofBalJeys Heads (in Alexandria county Va ^ aadlaabout six miles from both cities ntm.ed above 11 has upon It an orchard of about ruOcholi e paack trees, most of them lately ?et out, a dwel Ong-house that can be made comfortable for a nrnMv s family at small cost, seme stabllag. and ??e of the finest springs in all this region of ??o*try. There is wood enough upon the tract wr^ta aeeessltles. There is no better soil within thirty miles of Washington than that of this Bla J?eUPlaee; nor any such place that ean be ren ewed remunerative at lees cost by proper atten vL. f h*"1** >? *ne heart at this Ume. ,or these farms, which wUi be m.d* to su? the times, apply to W.p WALL^MurOfice kNACR DEL'ILLCSTRATION fer lron^?^..,4#; Oomlque do : Pour dp la Vf?r? j. . A A ISA7 ^ roph^' da Marl'n A?troin??i J1* t'Uogne do; ioas iTia mSISK??': d" dn l!lastrated .? JM'lor?que do.Numerously Paris bv ,C* 16 c*n,? ?*<?" I mported from FRANCK TAYLOR N by %I^sWtOlJL*hi!,lrA^BOALEN HKPBl/RN, Mmt. daBthte?i?c.J^,LnrV?LTl^y K DoJrS^P"01100. irJ5ir S rZ?n StaS' ^on Bernardo's Daughter, by W H AlnswSj' FERGUSON, 7th street 12 ^ . sis evin CHUBB BROTHERS. Proposals for Erecting the Marine Hospital at Burlington, Iowa. ? TkKAStRY DrPAR'fKENT, 1 U'Asni>o uis, December IS, 1856. j Proposals will bb received at this department until the 19J? day of Ft binary, A. D 1857, at a o'clock a. m , for ths construction of the Marine Hospital authorized to be erected ai Burlington, Iowa, according to the plana and rpeci fixations prepared at this detriment; ta d piopofals to b? either 'or the whole building or separate for the differem kinds of w rk; bills of t a reels must in tverycaje accompany ?ach bid, with the amount of tach kind ot' work, a ad the total amount carried out; the department r? aerv.ng the right to r? ject or ax*pt the proposals hereby invited, or any parts thereof, when it deems the i. teresl <U the United S ales requires it; the department a'ao raservea the ruiht toeiclude the bids of a-y person or person* who there is ju>t < ause to believe w|:| not 'aithfully perl.'rin ihecor.tiacts.or which lh-yl ave an- mpted to obtain by indirection ; ami aJI 'bids whtn there etta'1 be parties in interest who do not join in the bi.ts.and all bids thaf, npon investigation arc below a fair pries tor the work. Bid* will not be received in gross, and no rontra:t will be awarded to a bidder unless details are fur niched ?he dejar'.ment of the prices of the different kinds of work and material-, which t? all be tub ject to the revision of the department, so that it may adopt the whole or part of the bid. a i the interett of Ih? Unft'd States may require. Ninety per cent, of the amount of work done and mater a s delivered, according to contact price, (said amount to be ascertained by the estima e of an a?ent of the dej a*tm -nt np.oinied for that purpese,) will Im (aid from time to time, a* tte work pro gresses ; and ten per cent, retained until the c mule tioo of tlie contraci aud acceprance of the work,?c., by the a^ent a*Dri-ra-tf, and to ba forfeited in the ?vent ol non fulfilm -nt ot contract. Contracts will be awarded only to master builders and mechanic*, and the assignment thereof, except by coaeen* of the See?eta.~y uf the Treasury, will be a for eiture of the rame. lu-h propo ai must be accompanied by a written guamnte*, signed bv two responsible persons, (cer t tiel to be so bv the l.'cited StatPs district Jude- or a toroey f the ? a d d* trict,) to the sum of $5,000 tor the whole work, or n# a proportionate amount if for any part, that the bidder will, when required, if his pr?po-al be aooepted, enter into a contract and bond, with proper aud sufficient securities, for its ta.thlul performance Form of b nJ and certificate required will be fur nished on application to the department. Pais. rwi'ifi atious, and working drawings will be rta ly alter thirty day, when they t an ba ha J on appli' a'ion to the depa-tment. ? No bii will he e*m?idered unitss it fully complies in all if.* details uitk the requirement! of fiw advertUe ment. The prop->enls must b.* sent to th'S depsrtm?rt, ?1 tressed to the Secretary of the Tr?a?ury an.i p'ainly endorsed ''PrOpOtcu for the Burlington Ma rine Hotpitil," and will be opened a'. 10 o'clock, a. m , of the ht't day lam/d foe r??eeivin? the -am-*. JAMES GUTHRIE, Secretary of the Treasury, dee 30 - tawtlSthFeb; Proposals for Ereoting ths Custom house, fcc., at Galena, Illinois. P Treasiry I)?partxfxt. ) Washington. December 17.1856. J ROPOJALS WILL BE RECEIVE!* AT THIS A department until th* 19 ti day of February, A. D. 1&57, a' 'J o'clock a. m., for the construct-on ol the Custom hcu*?, l'ost Offlce and Court room an th r.zed to be erected at (latcna, Illinois, according to the plans and specifications prejarcd at this de [artment; taid proposals to be either for the whole building, or sepa ate Jor dirts ent kinds ef wcrk; b its of ?, a reels inu?t in every ca e a wmffy ?ar!i bid, with the amount of ea -li kmd ot work, and the total annum < arried out; the department reserving the right t? r-ject or accept the propo-als b?reby in v t?-d. or any part*thereof, whtn it de? ni* the Inter est el the United Sia*^ r<quires it; the department abo reserves t'>e right toeiclude the bids of any person or persons who there is just cause tj b -lieve will not faithfully p?rfirm the commits, or which thev have attempted to ob aiu by indirection ; and all bidn when there ahall be partus in interest who do not join in the bids, and all bids that, upon inves t ganon, are b*low a lair prioe tor the work. Bi is will not be received in gross, and no contract will b<? awar*? to a bidder unless derails are fur nished ti;? department of the prices ot the differtnt kinds of work and materials, which ehal be subject to the revLci^n of tr?e de|.ar;m"iit, so tbat it may adopt the whole or a f*art ?.fibe bid, a< the intcrejts of the United States may rrqinre N<nety p?r cent <*l the am mot of work done and mater an delivered, according to cont'act price, (?aid am untto be ascertained by the estimate of an ajent of ;h-j departm *n; ajip^nnted lortha pnrpose,) will Ue paid ironi tiin^ to time, as the work pro gress^; aad ten per cent, rttained until the com pletion of the coot a-t and acceptance of the wor>, 8tc., by the a rent a'brera d, and fee forfeited in the eveut of nun iulfilment o contract. Contract* will he awarded only to m*?ter builders and mechanics, and the a.isiguinent thereof, excep: by eons?n> ui'tbc Sccrrtaiy oi th" Treasury, will be a forfeiture of the earn.; Each proposal mast be a-eompanled by a written gu irautee, signed by two resjwiriB lile persons, iter titled to b-; so by tUc I'lilted Sta!e< district judge or attorney of the .-aoi distsct.) in the sum of $5,000 for the whole work, r r of a proportionate amount -f t?r a'iy par., tbat the bolder will, when required, if IMs prepora he accepted, ertT luto a contraci and b>nd, witii proper and sufficient tecuiitits, lor iu< faithful performaneu. Form ol b ?n-t aa4certificate required wil: he fur ntshed or application to the department. Plans, specifications, and working drawings will he r*a^iy atter thirty t'ays, when they can be haltn application to the department So hid \rili he couriered unfett if fit hi compile* >n all U? dtlailt unth ike reipnrtment* of ihit aiirertwe m ent. The proposals must be sent to this department, addressed io th? Hecretarv of the Trea^urjr, and C'aiuiy endora'd '' t^ioposalt J or the Galena Cuttsm >ute," and will he openid at 10 o'clock a in. of the last day nam d for rcceivnw 'he tame JAMES UUTUKIE, Pecretaryof Hie Treasury. i?ec ?J-2awtl9th F?bJ Proposals for Erecting the Marine Hospital at Galena, Illinois. Treaaciit Declrtjokt, > WaSuinoton. December 16. 1856 ) Proposals will bk RicEifF.u at this deiariment until the 19th day of February, A U. ia^7, aty o'clock, a. m , for tne construction of the Marine Hospital authorised to be erected at Ua> lena, Illinois, according to the plans and areciAca tious prepared at this department; taid proposals to be either for the whole building cr sejiaraie for <Hf lerent kinds of work; bills cf t arcels m st in every case accompany <a h hid. witn the nmoont of moli kind of work, and the toia> amount carried cat; the depariment reserving the rignt to reject cr accept the proposal* hereby invite), or any parts thereof, when It deems the interest of the United liiateere qaireiit; the department also reserves ihs right to exclude the bids ol any person or persons who there is just cause to believe will noi ftsiilifiilly perform the contracts, or which they have attempted to obta'n by indirection ; and all bids when there shall bo pat es in interest who do not join in the bids, and alt bids that upou investigation, are below a lair pris for the work. Bids will not be received in &ros?, and no contract will b' awarded to a bidder unlet* details aie fam ished the df{>ar: inent of the prices ol Mis different kinds of work a d materials, w hich sba I be suty> ct to the reV'ion of the d-parrment, so iliat it mny aiout the whole or -< part of the bid, as the Interest of the United Stale- may require. Ninety percent, ot tne amount of work done and materiaM delivered, ae-ord n? to contrnct price, (said amount to be ascertained by the estimate of aa agent of the depar ment appointed for that pur pose,) wi I b1: paid from V- tin*T as the work progress's : and leu per cent, retu.ned tin.il Ihrooili C" m*Ms o< the contract aad a-:ce|Sauee ol the woik, by the agent aforesaid, and be furf< ited :n the event of non fulfilment of contia-t (Tontraefs will be awarded only to inaster-b:iild rs and mechanics, and the assigumerit ther*o', exsept by consent of the Secre'ary ot the Triasuiy, will be a forfeiture of the sam-. ttaen p.op'isa' must t>e accompanh d by a written guarantee, Mgwed by two responsible persons, (eer tifieJ to be so by tlie United States district judge or attorney ol tlie e nd district,) in the sum ot $.~>,0U0 tortiie whole work, or of a pre par ioiate amount, if for any part, that the bidd? r w II when required, it hie prop<??al be accepted, enter ino a contract aid liond. with proper and sufficient securities, for its fait^if.il i>erfoman *!. Fotm of b .nd and cerlifirate required will be rnished on applica< ation to the department. Plans, specifications, and working drawings will be r?a ly alter thirty days, when they can be had on apoltcaoon to the department. .>o bill unll be contidereA unlet it fully complies in tnentl****** lllt re1uxrtrnenl* *f Mil udwrtue ?aTrhe me*t be seat to this department, 1 Secretary of the Treasury, and' ...^apo-a'* for the Galena Marine 2 me ?t at " o'clock a m., of tin. last day named for reecivinx the 'ame ^J AM Kit Gi; m It IF., dec 19 aiwtlJHhFsbt mrf ?f lh" Tr?**Y B. UOKLODOT RKINIt VRAMPAfilir ??TKSSOR D K BOUl y?? Sffu THh UNUKKSiUNEU IS bulk AUKNT for this city of Dorlodot's " T?esor de ? Bouzy," a champagne celebrated throuKhout 1 turope. aad esteemed by concolsseurs as of A the highest grade, and unsurpassed by anyS other product of the champagne country, which has obtained a high position la the arlstocraUo circles of Europe acd America. Also, a large stock of other Wlnos, Liquors and Cigars. JONAS P. LEVY. jaa S-tf No. 367 Pa. ave . opp. National Hotel. CARD. ISAAC UEKZBF.R6, 1 LICENSED PAWNBROKER, Will loan tie,00t? In sums to snlt, on any articles ?f value No 4W Pennsylvania avenue, between id aad streets. jan 7 eo3u* Medicinss. r HIV ATE MEDICAL TREATISE on TUB PHYSIOLOGICAL ViEWOF MARRIAGE nr n, B. LI CROIX, M.D., Albany, If. Y. 250 pages and l'JO fine l'lain and Cole rod Li:hOira[hs J%llfi PI f| t i*i; 4^PRICE ONLY 25 CENTS t^Ser.l free of postage to all pari* of th? Union *?l DR M B LA CROIX'S PHYSIOLOGICAL VIEW OF MARRI AGE. A new and revifod edition of 850pa;?e* andlf\) platen. Price 35 cents a copy, A popular an J comprehensive neat i o on the'duties ainl ca-iwlnes ol I single and married life hap py and fruitful alliances.mode ofiecuringilitm ? inf?-li< i'ous and infer.ile onea-their ob I viation and removal?neiv I oiid debility, its fa?f? aid cure, by a ptoco* at once so simple, safe, and eff rtur 1 I that failure u impossible?rules for daily manaae meat ? an e-*ay oj Spei inatorrhoea, with practical observation* on a fafer and more successful mode of I treatment?pr?cautionary hints on the tvil results from empirical practice; lo which is aided coin in -ntaiis* ou the dis< a?ei ?f female*?frCm infanc f to old age?each tae urn phi-ally illustrated by beautiful plates It p- lots out the r?mpd?esfor tho?e ?elfir.rtii't>d mi e:ie? ?;<d disappointed hopes Iso unfortunately pt? val. nt in the young It is a j tin hlul adviser to the man if d and those content' plating marriage. Iu perusal is particularly reccfil mended to persons entertaining secret ilotb.* of iheir physical condition, and who are consci us of havine hazarC' d tlie li atth,li ippinessand privileges I to which every I viuan b?r g is entitled to. 5 Price -5 cents per copy, or five copies lor.$l. I united free of pottage t > any tart of the United riiate', by addressing nr. LA < ROIX, (postpaid,) I A batty, New York, entl >sing9o cents. N. n?Those who prefer m?y oomult Dr. LA CROIX upun any of the disease- upon which his 1 book Uea'r', eith? i personalty or by nuil. His iB;'d icia< soften cure in the t-hoi t i-pace ??f six days, and completely and entirely < tadica'e all traces of those I disorders which copa va and cub bs have so long I b wn thought an antidote, to the rum ot the health I of the p ktient. Hi* "French Secret" is tlie great contine ntal reine<ly for that cla*sof diorder* which unfortunately, physicians tr? a! with mer* ury,to the I irretrievable ?.e iructio'. of the patient's constitution, a .id which all the ksarsa| anlla in the world cannot 1 #i re. Or?- Office No. 31 Mai-Jen Lane, Albany. N. Y. 14 dfcwlyj PILES?PILE*? PILES. WE CALL ATTENTION TO ALL WHO are afflicted with this dreadf ul complaint to I the following sworn certificate from one of our most respectable cltliens, the father-in-law of the proprietor of the ''Courier des Etas Unla," and formerly gunmaker jn Philadelphia: Nkw York, Aug. V6th,lS56. Da Duprh?Dear Sir:?I hereby certify that I h?ve been affllc'ed with the Piles for nearly ality year*, that 1 have ased eighteen bottles of Barne*' rile Lotion, and everything else I could here of, but all to no effect, for they did me little or no good. About two months since, I commenced uslrg your remedies for the Piles, a*d have the 1 happiness to sav that they have had the desired ? effect, having cured me 1 consldei this almost a ' miracle, for I am eighty years of aj;e. 1 sincere ly recommend tbern to all afflicted with the above ' complaint. P. VALLEE, 73 Franklin at State of New York, ) New York City and County. J 1, Joseph C. Lawrence, do hereby certify thnt J I on the day of the date hereof, btfore me pcrsona.1 ! 1 ly earn? P. Vallee, to me well known, who, be ing by me duly sworn, did depose and say that j tho contents of the foregoing certificate signed bv I him are true. In witness whereof 1 have subscribed my | name, as Commissioner of Deeds and as a Notary Public of the state of New York, and have af fixed my Notarial Seal at my office,In New York, this 26th day of August, 1856 JOSKPH C. LAWRENCE, Commissioner of Deeds and Notary Public of tne State of New York. 67 Wall street, New York We challenge the Medical Faculty of the Uni ted States to produce a certificate equal to the above. Dr. Duprle's Remedies are i*e only ef fectual cure for external and Internal Plies. Only 50 cents per box Office?76 Nassau street, New York. Will be sent by mall to any part of the United States For sale by FOP.D A BHU . corner of llth street and Pa ave. Washington, D. C. oc :?i PERUVIAN SYCIUP, For tki curt of Df*ptpitm, Liver Complaint, Ur-psf, Neuralgia, Imipient Diieaset of tkt Lungs and Bronchial Fatsays, Biltt, Utn tral Dtbilttf, Ifc, THIS EXCELLENT MEDICINE. WHICH has attained a high reputation ana been ex tensively used in Boston aud other cities of the East, has been received and Is now offered for sale by X D GILM AN. special agent, 350 Penn sylvania avenue, is aWo by the general agent, cor ner of L aud 3d streets, Navy Yard. The proofs of Its efi&cacy are so numerous, so well authenticated, and of such peculiar charac ter, that sufferers cannot reasonably hesitate to re ceive the proffered aid. The Peruvian Syrup does not profess to be a cure-all, but Its range Is e? tensive, became many diseases, apparently unlike, are Intimately re lated, and, proceeding from one caase, may be cured by one remedy. The class of diseases for which the Syrup pro vides a cure, Is precisely that which Las so often battled the highest order of medical skill. The facts are tangible, the witaecses accessible, and the safe;y and ettlcacy of tne Syrup Incontrovert ible. 1 have analysed the medical preparation called the Peruvian Syrup, with reference to the number and kind of active substances contained In it. and the durability of the compound as a pharmaceutl cal article. The metallic compounds of arsenic,

antimony, mercury aud zinc are not present, nor Is it possible to detect Id It the slightest Indica tion of any metallic and mineral poison its or ganic constituents do not Include opium, or any of the drugs yielding poisonous principles. The constituents, when separated, are not even acrid to tho taste. It Is a preparation scientifically and skilfully compounded, possessing all the durabil ity of a spirituous tincture, without Its objection eble qualities and the ar.tlvltyof Its leading con stituent is preserved through the judicious adap tation of Its solvent. The point here attained has been frequently and unsuccessfully sought after by pharmact uiists. Respectfully, A. A. HAYES, M. D. Assayer to State of Massachusetts No. 16 Boylston street, Boston,3d Nov , 1H5?. nov ?l-3m DR. OUPrtiE S REMEDIES are the only effectual eure for External or Internal Pllt^, Saltrheum. Ring-Worm, 4c. They are unrival led for purifying the blood. 50 cents per box. Office 76 Nassau street, New York, will be seat by mall. For eale by FORD ? BRO., corner of llth at. tad Penn. avenue. oc *3 W. e. MKTZEROTT, (Buccbssok to Gioasi Hilbvs,) Igcil ?( Kavn k Bacta's and Wililaa Miller** CELEBRATED PIANOS. HAS ALWAYS ON HAND THE LARGEST stock of PIANOS from S176 up to 91,000. MELODEONS from ?t5 to S'^SJ. 6U1TARS, VIOLINS, BRASS INSTRU MENTS, FLUTES, BANJOES, ACCORD* EONS, und SHEET MUSIC, cheaper than In any house south of New Yor<. Music published and received every day. Piauos for rent. nov 4-tr | ^ KNTLKMKX'S PRfSKNT IXOTIl'Ntt ~ * made to order at much cheaper rates than the usual ol tv prices. Our assortment of Cloths, Casl meres, ant Vestings being large and complete, we Invite particular attention of purchasers WALL A STEPHENS _ __ ' ? av.t bet Vth and l?th streets. A MKRICAN ALMANAC? Cemplete from i JF c?mm???c?ment In i?30, down to 185.1, in eluding * years A single set of the above, rare ly to bs met with. Is for sale by the undersigned, in new uniform, fine calf binding, prloe 938. FRANc\ TAYLOR. Medicines. STOP THAT CODUH ! Time great remedy for coughs, CoLDi.Ctotraiid Wioortne Coi?i DR. HUSH'S COVUH SYRUP Cores Coughs of the wont kind It also cures hoarseness, sore throat, weakness of the chest, palik in the breast and lung affections Where ever thers Is pain mix with the Cough Syrup 10 drops of Pain Curar, and you willfina Immediate relief. Or* Rose's Cough Syrup relieves and frequently cures a consumptive cough, and fortl fles the svstem against further attacks. ITy In bottle at 50 cenU and 91. TO CUKE CROUP. The lives of thousand of children have been saved, by u>lng Dr. ROSE'$ Croup Syrup. It gives Instant relief V5 cents a bottle. TO CURE WHOOP1NU COUGH Dr, ROSE'S Whooping Cough Svrup Is the only certain cure for Whooping Cough. Itcurcs In a short time, and allays all irritation of the Lungs 50 cents a bottle The above valuable medl-ines nre recommend - ed by Physicians who ha\e tried them In their practice To be had c.f all Druggists la Washington, Georgetown, and Alexandria. dec 10?t'in HOW TO I'VRE ALL PAIN. PAIN IS THE FORERUNNER OF MOST diseases?cureth? Pain andcbeck the disease DR ROSE'S PAIX-CURER will cure Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Pains in the Limbs, Sides or llao.k, Sprains and llrulvs, Ear and Too'h Ache, Pain or Cramp In the Stomach or Dowels, Sore Throat. Burns, Scalds, Ague or Lumps In the Bread, Chills, Spinal Affections, and Pains In the feet Indeed, It ?ures all Pain. IE7" 12X. 25, and 50 cents a bott ??. If you are Bilious and have a I ad Cold, take DR ROS R RAILROAD OR AN T1 BIL IOUS PILLS. Ttev cany off all bile and re move a ccld. Thes** Pills go ahaed of all other Pill* In their good effects. Boxes liiiji and 25 cents. Sold by all Druggists In Washington, Georgetown, and Alexandria. dec 10-4 m eOUGHS?COLDS? HOARSENESS UK. TYLER'S COMPOUND SYRUP OF GUM ARABIC: The moat Pleasant, Safe and Speedy Cure for Whooping Cough, Cronp, Asthma, Diseased Lungs, and Consumption. Entered neeording to Act of Congress, A. D. 1917. IN AGAIN PRESENTING TOTHE NOTICE of the public the above remedy, we feel that little apology Is needed Vast numbers In all sections of the Union are obliged to have recourse to other sources of relief th?n the Immediate pre script on of their family physician, and as cacb return of the winter season brings out a host of professedly new specifics, some good, others use less, and many decidedly dangerous. It becomes as much a matter of duty as Interest, believing this to be a remedy, combining the greatest ad vantages, with the least objections of any otner In use, to make it as extensively known as prac ticable. That such is Its character, is abundantly proved by the fact, that it lias been extensively used the last twenty years with unparalleled suc cess; that Its reputation has continued to spread and Its sale Increase, with little aid from adver tising or published lists of certificates, (which all know can as easily be had for a worthless preparation us for a me ritorious one,) that by Its own intrinsic me.it, with the recommendat on of persons benefitted bv its use, ii has gained Its pre?ent popularity; it is not trumpeted to the wo'ld as a speclflf or cure all, but as a valuable and scientific auxiliary in pulmonary cases, ready at band, and one that nas been generally found to aiiord relief where most others have been tried without m2terlr.l benefit As such, it is recog nised by numbers of our leading physicians, who know its composition, and have been eye wit nesses of its superior effica-v, as well as by thou sands of our most respectable citizens, to most of whom reference is cheerfully permitted. Sold at 25 cents, or three bottles in one, 50 cts., by NAIRN A PALMER, and CHAS. STOTT, Washington; CISSEL, Georgetown, and PEEL A. STEVENS, Alexandria. Also, "TYLER'S HUM ARABIC CO UOH CANDY DROPS," the same composition in a portable form, much patronised by public speak ers, singers, frequenters of public assemblies, Ac , as they remove all huaklneas from the throat and voice, and act like a charm on a troublesome cough. Price 12# and 25cents a box. decO-ly kTCBL'S ?wlH?laiiiiiwuniiifiiiilwiTrrr T m- nt CHERRY PECTORAL, For the rapid Cure of COUGHS, COLDS, IIOIRSENESS, BRONCHITIS,WHOOPING-COUGH, CttOl'P, ASTHMA, AND CONSUMPTION. Among the numerous discoveries Science has made In this generation to facilitate the business of life?increase its enjoyment, and even prolong the term of human existence, nonecun be named of more real value to mankind than this contribution of Chemlstrv to the Healing Art. A vast trial of its virtues throughout this broad country, Las proven beyond a aoubt, that no medicine or com blnjfclon of medicines yet known, can so surely control and cure the numerous varieties of pulmo narv disease which have hitherto swept from our mldstihousandsandthousandscveryyear Indeed there la now abundant reason to believe a Reme dy has at length been found which can be relied on, to cur* the most dangerous affections of tha lungs. Our space here will not permit us to pub lish any proportion of the cures effected by its use but we would present the followingand refer furthereaqulry to my American Almanac, which the agent below named, will always be p'.ea?rd to furnished free, wb?reln are full particulars, and indisputable proof of these statements. OF7ICR OF TRANSPORTATION, ? Laurens, R. R., S. C., Aug 4, 1853.$ Da J.C.Atr* DearSlr,?My little son, four veurs old, hns Just recovered fiom a severe- attack of magllgnar.t Scarlet Fever, his throat was rot ten, and every person that visited him, pronounc ed hlin a dead child Having used your Cu suat Pkctohal, in California, In tl-? winter of 1850, for a severe attack of Bronchitis, with entire suc cess, i was induced to try it on my little boy. I gave him a tea-spoon-full evsry three hours, com mencing in the morning, and by ten o'clock at night, I found a decided change for the better, and after three dayi use, he was able to eat or drink without pain. Its use in the above named disease will save many a child from a premature grave, and relieve the anxiety of many a fond parent For all af fections or the Throat and Lungs, I believe it the best medic 1 e extant. A feeling of the deepest Sratltude, prompts me in addreasting you these ties,?but for your important discovery, my little boy would now have been in another world. I am you/4 with great respect, J.D. POWELL, Supl.Tranr, L. R. R. Kocit Hill, Somerset Co., N. J., > July 21, Lac'i. < Ui J . C. At si.?Since your cicdlcine has be come known here it hns a greater demand than any other coueh renieay we ntve ever sold. It is spoken of in terms of unmeasured praise by those who have used it, and I know of some oases where the best they can say of it is not too much for the {rood it has done. 1 take pleasure in selling it, *cause I know that I am giving my customers the worth of their raonev, and 1 feel gratified In seeing the beneilt it confers. Please send me a further supply, and believe me Yours, with respect, JOHN C. WH1TLOCK. P. 8. Almost any number of certificates can be sent if you wish It. Wmnsoa, C. W., June SW, 1858. Dr. J. C. Atbr. Sir,?This mayoertlty that 1 have used your Cbsbry Psctoral for upwards of one year; and it is my sincere belief that 1 should have been in my g ave ere this time If 1 had not It has cured me of a dangerous affec tion of the lungs, and I do not overstate my con victions when I tell you It is a priceless remedy. Yours very respectfully, D. A. klcCLU RE, Attorney at Law. WtLKasaRRi. Pa , September 28, 1850. Dr.J.C.Atrr. My dear Sir?Your medicine Is much approved of oy those who have used it here, and Its competition la such as to insure and maintain Its reputation 1 invariably recom mend It for pulmonary affections, as do many of our principal physicians 1 am your friend. CHAB STREATER, M D. Prepared by DR. J. C. AYER, Chemist, Low ell. Mass Sold by Z D OILMAN, Washington, and all respectable druggists. dec 8-tra ARMY'S I'ONVEmONERY, No. 84 Bridge Street, Georgetown, D. C., WHERE ALL KINDS OF ErfTERTAlN ments are furnished with the best Ice Creams, Cakes, Water Ices, Confect, Ac , at the ihortest notice, and on the most moderate'terms. Medal awarded at the last exhibition of Metro politan Mechanics' Institute. Jaa3L-tf (Unlon&lntei) Information for Tramin. THE HEW YORK A*D LIVERPOOL V MITE I) STATES MAIL tTliAMEUM. The Skip* comprising this Lime are : The ATLANTIC Cspt Oliver Eldrldge The BALTIC Cspt Joseph Comstock The ADRIATIC Cspt James Wnt These ship!* having been built by contract e* prculy for G overt ment service, every cere has been taken In their eonstrnctlon, as also la ihel* engines, to Insure strength and speed and their accommriUtlou* for passengers are naeqaalled for el< ganoe and comf >rt. Price o' passage from New York to Liverpool, In flrjt cab.n, 613^i la second do , 6T5; * xduMve use of extra ?ize sute ioodu. S3TS. From L ver pool te New Yoik, 3j and S3 guineas. An expe rience.! Surg 6on attached to earn ship. No bertha can be secured until paid for Theahlisof this line have lmprove.1 water-tight bulk heads, and to avoid danger from Ice will not eross the bsnks north cf 42 decreets, untjl alter the 1st of August. PROPOSED DATES OF SAILING. KKOM NHW YOKK. fUturUy, J*i>n*ry J, 1-61 8?t arlay, .'iii?>i> IT, luiT 8?lur<l??, J>niiw)f Si, 1?*7 8&tnr>Ujr, Ffknurf 14, ls?T fkom Lirsseoou W?ln??.1ar, J*a*arr 7, 1M* W?lu?ad?T. JUotary SI, 1W7 rtkinw; ?, ml February It, 1867 Saturday, ftlan h It, 18jT We-lD*ad?y, Marcii 4, lttT 8*iurday, April 11, 111: Wc4bm<U). April 1, 1st? 8?mr<fcy, M-? ? JSST WtdotaUy. April W. t*?7 Matnrday, V?j ??. 1SS" ?a urday, Jaaa tt. 1 ??.; ?tnrday, .luna C3, 1*37 Satnrd*y. Jnly 4, 1?*7 8 itan.ay, Ju'y 14, leiT Wtduc?l*y, May ST, ls&7 WvkaaUj', Jaua 10, IMl W?1nwday. Jaoc M, ls?7 Wadn*a.1ay, July a, 1W ; i Wedufaday, July S3, l?i. For freight or pessa e apply to BOW'D K COLI -INS, No 60 Wall a: ,N. Y. URO v\ N, SHIPLEY A CO , Llveip ol. STEPHEN KENNARD A CO , Ne <7 Aus tin Frla.s. London U U. WAIN WRIGHT A CO , Pails. The owners of tLe^e sblpe will not b- aecoun tab e for gold, liver, bullion, specie, leweliy, precious atones or metals, unless bit s of lading are algned therefor and tLe value thereof express ed therein. fen 3 WASHINGTON BKANCU HA1LKUA1). T DRAINS I.LAV L WASHINGTON FOR L U A LI IM UK L at 6 and a. m , and 3 and 4# p fin. On Sunday at 4 K p.m. Leave BALTIMORE for WASHINGTON at 4 '4 and 9% a ra , and 3 and 5* p.m. Ou Sunday at 4jtf a. m. Passengers for Philadelphia and New York will take Trains at A, and 4)f. ? For Anaapolls will take 1 rains at P# and 4j{. For Norfolk will take Trelna at 9^ and 3. For the West wll' take Trains at (J and4)<; con necting at the Washington Junction. i%n 16-tf T. H. PARSONS, Agent. "for all parts of the west. BALTIMORE AND OHIO tlAILKOAD. IV*ip avd Improved Arrangements. THRKK TRAINS DAILY FROM BALTI more, for Cumberland, Wheeling, and all parts of the West. Ut The ACCOMMODATION TRAIN will leave, (except Sur.day) at 6 15 a. ra , connecting with trains from Philadelphia, first train from Wa?hlngtoa (at Junction)?will stop at way sta tlons and arrive at Omnberland at 4 o'clock p. m. 2d The MAIL TRAIN leaves Camden Sta tion dally (except Sunday) at 8 30 a. m , and reaches Wheeling by 4 a. in , connecting at Ben wood with trains for Columbus, Cincinnati, Day ton Indianapolis, Louisville. Cleveland, Toledo. Detroit, Chicago, St Louis, Cairo, and Interme diate points. 3d The EXPRESS TRAIN leaves dally at 7 p. m.,connecting with express tialns for Cln ctanati, St. Louis, Ceiro, Chicago, and Interme diate places. Thedlstscce to Cincinnati acd other central and southern places In the West, la nearly 100 miles shorter than by aiv other route. The time to these-places is also unequalled. Ijy Baggace checked through u> Columbus, Ciaclnnatt, Indlanapolla, at.d tft. Louis UT Passengers acd Baggage transferred at all points free. THROUCH TICKETS will be sold to all the large towns in the V\ est, at the lowest possible rates, at the Ticket Oflce, Camden Station, and at Washington city. 49* A second-class car la attached to the Mail Train. Passengers fromJHaltlmore or Washington may rtti* the entire road bp daylight, by taking Ac commodatlon or Mall 'Irsln. and lylagoverat Cumberland or Oakland. They resume next morning by the Express Train, which leaves Cumiterland at 2 30a.m ; and reaches Wheel ing at 2 p. m. Passengers from Washington have ample time for meals at Washington Junction. This u the only route by which Through Tick ets and Baggage Checks can be obtained ia Washington FOR WAY PASSESCtERS The Accommodation Train at C 45, will atop at all stations east of Cumberland, and the Express at "ta ions between Piedmont, eoirgwest. East wardly the Mall Train leave* Wheeling at 7 IS a in , and Accommodation leaves Cumberland at b.20, reaching Baltimore at 5 45 p m. The Frederick train staits at 4 p. ra , (except Sunday) stopping at way stations Lc.v^s Frederick at 9 a m , arrvlng at Baltimore At 12. 'JO noon. The KLLICOTT'S MILLS TRAIN leaves Canulen Station at i a. m. and 3 30 p m. Leaves Eliicott's Mills at 7 30 a m, and 7 JO p m , ex cept Sundays. W . S. WOODS1DE, jan 16 tf Master of Transportation. OK BAY RKDICTIUII IH THE PEICE OF BOOTS A YD 0AITXE1 1HAVE ON COMMISSION, FOR A 1'dlL adelphla manu facturer. a first rate Sewed or Pegged Calf-Skin BOOT at t3.G'i, full as good as those usually sold at 66 or 60: and a French Calf Patent Leather GAITER at 63.30, as good as any at 65; a first rate CaU G al tor at 62. SO, these are the best goods that la (or e^rar were) sold In the District for the price; for the proof, come and see ? ^ for yourself. 'ft>rnis positively cash. No extra proAt charged to cnet bad debts. Call at the NEW YORK HAT STORE, Seventh street, near Pennsylvania avenue. m24-tf ANTHONY, Agent. INTEREST ALLOWED 0!T DEP0SITE8. MONEY to LOAN onSTOCK SECURITIES. , BA9KEHS, Opposite the Treasury. THE HOUSE OF CHUBB BROTHERS, Washington, is composed of CHAS. SrJ CHUBB, JOHN D. BARROW. HENRY HOLMES. THE HOUSE OF CHUBB BROTHER, BARROW 4 CO , Davinpobt, Iow?, Is compose.! of CHAS StJ CHUBB, ALEX'R 11. BARROW, Jan27-tf WA1. H. DOUGAL. MANTELS. NEW AND BEAUTIFUL STYLE. Mannfaotnred frem Slate 6teae, by the West Castietea Slate Company, Vt. These mantels are enamelled in Imitation of the richest and raoet expensive EGYPTIAN. LISBON, VERD ANTIQUE, PORPHYRY, PYRENEES, BROCATELLA, AGATE, SPANISH GALWAY, and other rare and desirable MARBLES. The imitations are so perfect that they c hale age the closest scratiay. They are so highly polished that they retain their beauty much longer than marble; are not injured by smoke, coal gas, or acids, and can be sold much cheaper than any others in market. Prioe ranging from S125 to 612. Architects, Builders, and others are Invited to call and examine samples at No. 612Stve*th street, 3 doors below Odd Fellows' Hall, up stairs. 7. M HANSON, se 12-ly Ageat. ANTHONY BUCMLY, UNDERTAKES, fhep and Residence Ho. SOS Psnn's avenus, south aide, between 9th and 10th eta. Having provided himself witb aa ELEGANT ? and all necessary conveniences for properly conducting hie business, would respectfully inform the punllo thst he Is fully prepared to 111 all orders en tins ted to kli at the shortest notloe, and la the best manner. A large supply of READY-MADE COFFINS sf all sIkes, always on hand, which will be far alshed on the most reasonable terms. As heretofore,ao pains will be spared te glvs entire satisfaction on all ooeaslons. N. B.?Residing ea the premises, orders win fceproa^tlysttealedto st all hears. ALCHOHOL, C1MFHKNK, KYHKRlAL Oil, Lamps. Ae. Also, Artists* Materialsaad Brashes. -Fg{-ivrrioTSLiT'" jaa 13 No. 313 U st, bet. tth sad 7th, (No. 17% ] By th? PfMidwt of tho United Btataa IN PURSUANCE OK LAW, I/FRANKLIN I PIERCE, President of the Urfua America, do hereby decare *?1 mtkf kgown ih*i pub * tales will be held at th< ottderm^., h,m Land Offices in the Stats or lows, at the h.-r< i rafter det-lgnai -d, to wit: 1 *' At th? Land Office at <>?#???, r< mnrion; otl Motulay, the fourth day oj May n?(, lor the dispn?? <r th* public land situated wuhiu the following named townships, vis: South of ike hate line and wmt of He fifth principal uteridian. Township* ninety nine and one bnndred, ofrangr 1'owasbtpa ninetyeight, ninety nine, and on, hundred, of range eleven Township, ninety r^ht, ninety mar, and one bu.idrad, ot tang- t-eLe. Townships ninety oiut and one hundnd.of ran/ th uteen. ' ? Townships ninety nine a id one flVmdred, of lange fourteen. Townships ninety nms and one hundred, ot reuse fifteen. Township one handred, of raage tere?teen. Township oae hunort d, ot tangs I went y Townships ninety elgbi aad oris Lundr. d, <M ranse t,centy three ' * Townships ninety (bar, nireiyfive, nlee'y ?n ninety seven. nmeiy eight, nim-tv-nme. ana wv hundred, of range twenty four. At tlie Land ' ifbre a. fuir Duoor, comment me on Moni^ay, the fourth day of May *?)<, f..t tbr ui? p->tal of tbe publio laud situated within the Mluw inf nam d township, tic : HoTth of the ha-e line and rrrf of the ftlh primal,I tnenJtan. Townships ninety-four, nmety five, ninety sir. ninety s*-Teg, nire.yeifht, ninety nine, and ?**? hondrrd, 01" range twenty-fire. Townships ninety-tour, n.neiy ?vr, ninety**, ninety s*v a, cine,y . jjbi, ninety nine, and one hundred, of ia->ge twrni^-etr. Townships ninety tour, ninety nine, and oae tun dred,of range tuenty term. Township one hundred, of range tvemtyoigki. Township one hundred, ot raa re #*<*>?/* MMr, At tbe Land Office at dtui ? t'tnr, e mmenciof oo Mtfliday, the fourth day of May nejl, tor tbe dia poeal? f the public lands situated witbiu the folio* ? ing named lovnsh'p*. via: South of U? bate line and we*t of Ue ft\h primei* nsendkm. Township ninety four, of range thirty Um. fownsinpa ninety four anl nm.iv tv?, o( tans* thirty five. Town? hip ninety Are, of range th trims. Townships aiaei v aix and niaety-eevea, of tanse fhtrtrei'hl. ' Townships ninety six lid ainety-seven, ot ini^e thirty nine. Township ninety-seven, of range forty Townships nineiv-slx and ninety s*-v?n, of .an** I forty one Townahip ninetvaix, of range forty throm. Township ninet y mi, ofiaoge fori*-four. Township iu|?iy-wx, of range fortune*. Townships ninety five and aiart'y sii, of rang * [ forty-sir. Townships ninety-five and ninety-six, of ian?e forty teoen. Fractional township* ninety Ibur, ninety five, and ninety-six, of tange farty-etfii. Lands appropriated by law for the n<-c of schools, mill'a'y and other purpose?, tether with tho*. "swamp and overflowed lands made thereby a a hi for cultivation," if any. gaoled ta Uis State by tlw a -t entitled "An a?t to enable the 9'ate of Arkaiwa* and other H ale* to recta m the 1 *namlands' with in their limits," approved 8eptember '-Wu?, 18^0, win be excluled from the rales. The offering ot the ah)ve lands will be cem menced on the days aproiated. and will proceed in the order in whim they are advartise't, until the whole aha!I havs bt-en offV.red, and the sales tbu* CiOe?d; hut no *ale* sitaii be k?|K op*n loncer tha i two week", and no privats entry ol any of the land will be admitted uaUl a'tef the expiiauoa of two weekr. Orven under my band, at the city of Wa-dringwie this fifteenth day ol December, Auto Domini oae thousand eight hundred and fifty six. _ . _ FRANKLIN PIERCE. By the President: Thomas A llcRDaicas. C< mruissiont r n't /Gsaeral Land Offlrs. NOTICE TO PRE EMPTION CLAIMANTS. Evsry parson entitled to the right of preemption to auy of the lands within the townships aad (arts of townships above enumerated is reqatrsd u> es tablish the fame to the >atls aaioa of lb*- regist r and rseeiver of Uie proper land office, and make pax ? inent the^ .for at toon at prdrfi.aUe after teeing ti notv e, and before the day appoinred for th? rrrr. meno*m*nt of the public sale of the lands ssnbra ? ing the tract claimed ; otherwise su- h rlaiin will t>< forfeited. THOMAS A. HENDKirkf, Commissioner of the General Land t t&ce. dec 36-'awl3w: UH1TID STATU MAIL. TEXAS TO CALIFORNIA. P PosTOrncE Di;p*rtmbht. Fe*?. 2, lfc7. ROPt-CALS FOR COWVEViNCTIIE MAII.S of the Cnlted Sute< frcm July 1, 1jC7, to Iua> 30, 18C1, between Amtonio, Tax ts, and S?* Dt?<io, ClUfoisu, will be received at tbe Contract Office of th:s Department, until 3 p m , of the 3l?t of iMarch nert, to b? decided by the 25th April tol lowinir, viz: No.??76 FromRin Antonio, Texas, hv Franklin. (New Mexico,) [El l'a?-o,] M tvilio, Jt(? w'ni ( Arirowla.) and Odorado city to fcan Diego, Califera:a, 1 .ICO milaj and bad once a m nth. Leave San Antonio 1st dav of each month, at Sam Arrive at San Diego by tbe last day cf saute m nth Leave San Diego 1st dav of each month, at t* a m Arrive at 5in Antoaio by the !a?t day ot unii' mouth. ? Crop >sals may be snt.nutted for service b> * schedule proponed by the bidder. Proposals for service once a week are invited For foilU' of prupo-al. guarantee, ai.d eertificnU'; a so instructions and requirem^'uts to b<* # nikriM in the contract, see advertisement of this rfat* in the paoers, and in pemnhlet f?.rra, to h* ha l ai lbs department. J AMhS CA MfHEl.L, w;b 4 l'???tiii tster (Ii-nral. [No. 874 1 FVTOTICK |R RKLATIU1 TO THE RK THK LAND OFFICE FROM FORNIA^ N rRANC,8C0?'^ CALI In accordance with the provisions 0f the act of Congress entitled ?'An act author1i!nechan?es la !^i w ,tl?v ?f^ ?PProved March 3. ltsad, It Is hereby declare! and made kcowa that the land office for the sa'e of public lands at Bknicia, In the Stab- of California, wlU be re moved to the city of Has Francisco, at at tarty a period as practicable. Forthw notice of the precise time of removal will be Issued by the register and receiver of tie Ben tela Land Odlce Given under my hand, at thecltv of Washing ton, this I6th day of January, A D. lafi7. By order of the President: THOS. A HKNDKICKP, Commissioner of tbe Ueneral Land Ofll*. Jan IT-lawflw r ^ I 1VTOTICI in RiuLATlUN TO THE EE 1^ MOVAL OF THE LAND OFFICE FROM *E?EE TO KAST SAGINAW, IN MICH IGAN^?-In accordance with tho provisions of tbe act of Congress, entitled "An act autborlxlntr changes in the location of laodoffiaes,"sppreved March 3, lpS3, it is hereby declared aad made known that the land office for the sale of pnblic lands at Gaxasaa in the State of Mlchicaa, will .1*^? 10 tb,< town of Ka#t Saamaw, la said amte, at aj early a period as pracUeabU. ?J;,"T?IeT ?*"?e " to ?be precise time of removal will be Issued by the register and receiver of the Genesee Land Office. my hand, at the ettrrf Washlng toa, this Uth day c-f January, A. D.199T. By order of the Prealdent: THOS. A. HENDRICKS. Commissioner of the General Land Office. Jan 16-law* w _ GAS rilTlIREI. R ^MLLL^R' W)N * co ? albxan 1?* drt*? Va.j keep constantly on hand a hand ttSt&a.ft? !"",UANT?t BRACKETS, Ac , from the celebrated factory of Cornelias & Baker, which they will guarautee tw ?ell at the samt> prices charged to private pur obasers at the salerooms on Chestnut street, PnD adelphla. Alao. Drop-lights, Cut ttlaas and decorated Paper Shades, In great variety. Call and examine for yourselves dec 1 POI'KET MAPS, * AT TAYLOR k. MAURY'S. J De Cordova's M*p of Texas; Coltoa's Town ship Map of Iowa; Chapmna'a Sectional Map of Wisconsin; Cslton's Map of Knrope; Kansas ft Nebraska, with maps; Distnrnell's Map of Cali fornia and New Mexico; Meyer ft M laden % tec tioaal Map of Minnesota; Col ton's Gu*de Book through the U S; Appleton's Southern snd Western Guide; also. Maps of ail the Slates, at TAYLOR ft MAURY'S, fob 11 Bookstore, near st. WOOLEN GOODS AT COST.?DETER - mined not to carry over to the spring, any of our Woolen Goods, we shall commence this day, closing them off at cost Our stock Is worth your attention. M. J MCLAUGHLIN ft CO., Janfct 20, bet Wth and 9,h streets IMPORTANT TO OU1TAK AND F1ANO PER FOR VERS. This week received a large sup. ply or new snd fhshlonable MUSIC for tbe GaHar, Piano, Flnte, Ac , at our great Piano Es tablishment, 80S Pennsylvania avenue, between Ota and 10tk streets. JOHN F. ELLIS. Janj^if ft.. J. MIUOLETOR. DliLIB IV 101, OfeeundDeyot-SeatkWMt ooraot of W ul Twaiftk stroou.