Newspaper of Evening Star, April 28, 1857, Page 1

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. VOL. IX. WASHINGTON, D. C., TUESDAY, APRIL 28, 1857. NO. 1,334. * f . i * | ir * /? ] "the evening staiu I* . . k prBLISMED ETEEY AFTERNOON, <EXCEPT SUNDAY.) AT THE STAR BriLDINGS, Corner of Pennsylvania avenue, and llf* Strut, Br W. D. WALLACH, and is aervad to anhaoribers byaarnersat SIX AND A Qf'ARTER CENTS, pajai>le weekly to the _\#enta; papers Mrved 10 packages at 37>; oenta per -month. To ma*l euhsoribera the subscription price le THREE DOLLARS AND PIPIT CENTS a year ia advance, TWO DOLLARS for six moatha, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for lea* thaa three moatha at the rata of 12)4 oenta a week. rZT SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. Sin i ALisM. W e need hardly remind the Star s reader* that many of its column* have been devoted to the work of exposing the fallacy of the reasoning of pseado Northern philosophy, which holds thai the existence of African sla very in a community necessarily depresses white labor in its midst. On the contrary, we hav? contended that the effect of its presence is to better the condition of the white man en gaged in callings requiring the labor of his hands. We hold that the laborer and mechanic at the fontb is far more independent in truth, than at the North. That bis wages are better and bis employment surer; and that such a thing as absolute physical suffering on hia part, from want, through sickness, or an impossibility of finding employment, to the extent of driving him upon public charity for relief, is utterly unknown, if he be honest, sober, and indus trious, while at the North, we are sorry to say. such occurrences are by no means untrequent. Wo hold further, that the laboring white man at tho South is, emphatically, his own master in all his relations in life; as independent in hia spirit, character and position in society, as the owner of a hundred slaves. There, he is not the slave, as at the NoTth. of associated capital, to whose behests he muat bow implicitly, whether they direct him to conform his manner*, his re ligion, bis habit*, or hia politics to tho views of propriety entertained by the owners of u the mill in which be labors. He works fewer hours at the South, receives more pay per hour, aud. if he be prudent, lives more cctnfortablv for less money tban at the North In fact, he is not only a sovereign in the eyes of the law, but an independent free-man in all his relations to society?as he is not at the North. Our friend, George Fitjhugh. Esq . of Vir ginia, who looks philosophically into all such questions, has in more than one work powerful ly exposed the tendency of society at the North?of what they term '? progress" there to the concentration of all political and social power and influence in the hands of associated capital, at the expense of labor; showing at the earne time that the true interests of the latter (labor) are more scrupulously conserred in the bosom of slaveholding communities. His pub lications to that end contend that in non-slave holding communities the tendency of the times La to increase the slavery of labor to capital. That, instead of bettering the actual condition of labor in its midst, the so-called 44 progress " ol the age haa increased its dependence and steeled the hearts of its lords against its neces sities and right*. Being to some extent a be liever in the of his conclusions, we are glad to have an opportunity of aiding him in bringing his views before the public; and and therefore spread before the Star's readers to-day the following letter from hita, and the eloquent letter from the pen of Horace Greeley upon which it treats : w j. April I?. 1857. E lit or Washington Star:?Dear i?ir \n hour ?JS^sT' r?^??ved a copy of a pamphlet containing I p di?rn*,,on between Horace Greelev aud II J? Soft? ?? ar* indebted to tL C^rL ^ * Virginiaa, N. P. Cabell, for thin ISSLTr faa? In vain en ?i?v?red to gel hold of It. We applied to Ken VrTV *ork?8?cphen P^rle Andrew s sronv V,IUH Lo! *vebb and Mr. Greeley, for a copy. Lach gentleman replied to us with a promptitude ami politeness, for which w? are graterul and return our thanks, bat neither could |!J*Pjl[ 1??^ , .Il, b,*en bnrn??d at the WilfmoDl* Lnrpka : we have found it! teVoV^?',.?? South< rea<* th* fl^t let ter of Mr. t.reeley and say whether he does not expressly as#?rt tn* failure of Free Society and propose i? reconstruction? Wechafge more inif v Ji** VGT1^'-,1m* *>ciali*, assert it, ^ what iVTtl? ' VUn,enrati,re' U '"V01!*1 tbeor!e* and plans of general n-form ttr - ^f3wiring new interest, and i/ainin - a stronger hold on the attention of the public The I Kiw1hor" 44II. Gkxxlki." M oTeeTev^'.'lr rt,r"r W,th Mr Raymond and ar,""""1"1 ^ I a.lve the ignorant and landless west wfieri and the Par ill. r?. ^ between the Atlantic I not ,0Publi"' "?$*, but shall veray The /*?'?;????" ?o future contro nitnkind andwe invitrdil-.* jniportance to iii-ral fo-n. t\Zl .1 d *"?"??? in a*es. ephe We should prefer a Norther n'r!? ?f * da"r p,P"r . on this occasion ; but whilst "'^""n we have many thanks To re u n courtesy of the Vnrth .v._. ,, "e8eoJro?ij II. .p?s? them lo -If . llu?k' fceiu? r"vilSi,Sl.e vo. *te Mr + Which its eloquent ad- i aU.ut bv m ^^rnrr' ,u,i,na,M '? to b? bronght ! sociaf, more than ri^?f? *!"****' mt>re lhan "fall these ntrifrw ^'Keon,P<>und- 1 The oDDos, i?' "J1*" more than Ntration r.,n^r^7iil?^ . adbin t?. Itl, S'r1?'," ?!?' >*""? ?i'ich i. ,r to h!s anfl h??t Respectfully, Geo. PiTzm^M. ? * F;?mh the Tribune. Nov. M. le>4?. lbttbb i. Tt IA? Editor of tke Camri** ..? r l?ln,drd lo' 5^^ ..I .w-2^ ***" m>* OUigatimu. the ?od creatM the heaven and The e?rth. the air, the wate-? th. . with their natural product., 5 T,1"1'' -d and appoint?*</Vor the 'use and suiuT.'!'D' of lain i J* h.\ ^ ?B(1 *uiteriinre fo. th?- Whole human family * ^ b,,t d.^^LrTr^ 14 <? our dav. has win. r*id v-t hiw m f0"11.?1 ,n*y P^*^inK ??* de^h? of the reiuote?t Wildern^is Tl.? !SallJ ''"P" ?.f?u3T^ comfrawe .uH .tffwSSSKf'SJt pU" "? re? -/nurd MhrhTEf.^.^. nu">**r ot any by tCe puV^ ^ ??il,*Ud was not pol t^T^f ^ of ?as or ??t e^-t.mVl r,WUry All who reSect land by hundreds of aq?iare?!I.,|JlofFranu favorite of the powe; whfohV to ?hts or that yZIhlXnnUn*?t the noil ? jg ^ >,w V?rk, tor example?by tu? iu. preme authority representing the whole to a mi nor portion of the whole Is a ?? fixed fart " Bv a law of 1Nature every person horn in the State of ^(unless forfeited by crime) a per fect riffht to be here, and to his equal share of the soil, tlie wood*, the waters, and all the natural products thereof. Br the iaw of society all but the possessors of title-deedi exist here only by the purchased permission of the land owning cla*s. and were Intruders and trespas ers on the soil of their nativity withoat thaTpermiseion. By law. the landless have no inherent right to stand on a single square foot of the State of New ^ ork except in the highways. The only solid ground on which this surrender of the original property of the whole to a minor Krtlon can Tie justified Is that of pvblic good? e good, not of a part, but of a whole The peo ple of a past generation, through their rulers claimed and exercised the right of divesting, not themselves merely, but the majority of all future generations, of their original and inherent right to possess and cultivate any unimproved portion of the soil of our State for their own sustenance and benefit. To render this assumption of power valid to the fearful extent to widen it was etfr cised, it is essential that it 1* demonstrated that the good of the whole was promoted by such ex ercise. Is this rationally demonstrable now? Can the widow, whose children pine and shiver in some bleak, miserable garret, on the fifteen or twenty cents, which Is all she can earn by unremitted made to realize that she and her babes I are benefitted by or in consequence of the grant : inff to ? Parl the exclusive right to use the earth and enjoy its fruits ? Can the poor man, who, day after day. paces the streets of a city in search of any employment at any mice, (as thousands are now doing here.) be made to realize it on his part ? Are there not thousands on thousands?natives of i our State who uever willfully violated her laws j who are to-day far worse off than they would | have been if Nature's rule of allowing no man to appropriate to himself any more of the earth than I he can cultivate aud improve had been recog : mzed and respected by society ? These quest ions admit of but one answer And one inevitable ? consequence of the prevailing system is that as j population increases and arts are perfected,'the j income of the wealthy owner of land increases while the recompense of the hired or leasehold cultivator is steadily diminishing. The labor of | tireat Britain is twice as effective now as it was a century ago, but the laborer is worse paid. fed. and lodged than he then was. while the iivomes of the landlord class have been enormously in creased. The same fundamental causes exist here, and tend to the same results. They have been modified, thus far, by the existence, within or near our State, of large tracts of unimproved land, which the owners were anxious to improve or dispose of on almost any terms. These are growing scarcer and more remote ; thev form no part of the system we are considering, but some thing which exists in opposition to it, which modifies it. but is absolutely sure to be ultimately absorl>ed and conquered by it. The notorious fact that they do serve to mitigate the exactions to which the'landless mass, even in our long and densely-settled towns and cities, are subject, I serves to show that the condition of the great mass must inevitably be far worse than at pres ent when the natural consummation of land-sell ing is reached, and all the soil of the Union has ; become the property of a minor part of the peo ple of the Union. The past can not be recalled. What has been . rightfully (however mistakenly) done by the au ! thorized agents of the State or Nation, can only be retracted upon urgent public neressity, and [ upon due satisfastion to all whose private'rights I are therebv invaded. But those who have been divested of an important, a vital uatural right, are also entitled to compensation. The right to labor, secured to them in the creation of the earth, taken away in the granting of the soil to a minor portion of them, must be restored. Labor, essential to all, is the inexorable condition of the honest, independent subsistence of the poor. It must be fully guaranteed to all, so that each may know that he can n?*ver starve nor he forced to beg while able and willing to work. Onr public provision for pauperism is but a halting and wretched substirute for this Society exercises no paternal guardian?hip over the poor man until he has surrendered to despair, lie may spend a whole year and his little all in vainly seeking employment, and all this time society does no thing, cares nothing for him ; but when his last dollar is exhausted, and his capacities very prob ably prostrated by the intoxicating draughts to which he is driven to escape the horrors of reflec tion. thtn he becomes a subject of public cha-ity, and is often maintained In idleness for the rest of his days at a cost of thousands, when a few dol lars' worth of foresight and timely aid might have preserved him from this fate, and in a posi tion of independent usefulness for his whole af ter-life. But the right to labor?that is, to constant em ployment with a just and full reconijwnsx?can not be guaranteed to all without a radical change in our social economy. I, for one. am very will ing. nay. most anxious, to do my full share to ward securing to every man. woman and child, full employment and a just recompense for all time to come. I feel sure this can be accom plished But I can not. as the world goes, give employment at any time to all who ask it of me, nor the huadruth part of them. '? Work, wo k : give us something to do!?any thing that will secure us honest broad," is at this moment the prayer of not less than thirty thousand human oeiiigs within sound of our City Hall bell. Thev wou!d gladly I* producers of wealth, vet remain from week to week mere consumers of bread which somebody has to earn. Here is an enor mous waste and loss. We must devise a remedy. It is the duty, and not less the puipable interest of the wealthy, the thrifty, the tax-paying, to do so. The remedy, I propose to show, is found in Association. II. (j. Thk Comet toStbiksthk Kabth !vixt Jim, A writer on this subject in the St. Louis Republi caw says: 1. There are astronomical calculations of theor bit of the coming comet that warrant the predic tion that it wilLlnuch the earth. 2. Science can calculate the orbit of this eccen tric comet, no matter how long its period, and I predict, unhesitatingly, that the comet now ap proaching will come in contact with the earth on the morning of the 16th of June, about 2U minutes after 10 o'clock, and the point of contact will be in the vicinity of a place called Vide I'oche or Carondelet. 3. The nucleus of this comet is very large, and composed of the blsulphuretted carbonate of the protoxide of manganese. The tail is chlorine, and although you cannot see stars through It, they will probably W seen by many individuals at the time of the collision. So says the St. Louis man We prefer the speculations of the Immortal 44 Doesticks,'' set fo. th In the New Orleans Picayune. He concurs in the belief of a collision, and suggests that it be turned to good account, by sending a deputation to the comet, and etfecting a compromise on be half of the useful portion of the earth, and induce the visitor to confine his attention to certain spe cified parts of it. For instance, any little arrange ment by which the State of New Jersey could l>e knocked completely out of the Universe, would a blessing aud a b>on. A kindness of this sort would be appreciated by all mankind, and, al though the Jers?*ymen themselves would undoubt edly ?>bjeet to this, as they do to all other meaa ure* for the public welfare, the comet would, of course, fulfill his contract and de his duty nobly, without heeding their illiberal opposition. The vacant space could be filled in and [>eop|rd anew, or flooded with water and used for a quarantine ground. | Chief Justice Shawano Reyes Choatb.? The Boston Herald tells the following anec- ] dotes : Mr. Choate was arguing a case before a full bench of the Supreme Court of Massachn setts, when he. wishing to compliment Judge Shaw, , exclaimed? "When I look upon the venerable Chief Jus tice, | am like the Hindoo liefore his idol?/ know that he is wg/y, hut 1 fttl that he is very rr#?r.'? . That created a slight laugh, but the next one ' J*** more telling. >fr. choate, before he row to his present eminent position, wa? in the habit pf getting snubbed when he flew too high, and It galled his Impatient spirit. On one of these oc casions, after Judge Shaw had interrupted him with much severity and decision, Mr. Choate turned suddenly to a b other member of the bar, who was sitting near him; and said : i *? Our venerable Chief is certainly a very amia ble man. and a very handsome man, but he does not know lair That did not cause Judge Stiaw to quake near as much as when he was told that Woroesler w is aliottt to publish a dictionary containing ten thou sand more words than any other Dictionary In the 1 English language * " Heavens !?' cried Jnd;e Shaw, with visible I alarm. ?'pray don't let Choate get hold of it ?^-During a gale at Toledo, Ohio, last week, Thursday, the wind blew ti?e channel of the i Maunee river dry at that point. The water was [ nine feet deep. FOR XEUT AND SALE. _ WOS SA1.E.-A DESIRABLE FARM, la the I District of Colnmbia. one-and-a-half miles from the city limits, containing 120 acres of I*aml. with first-rate improvements, including a Onst-MiU. It adjoins the well known farm of " Gislioro," beloag lug to G. Washington Young, Esq. Kor further par ticulars inquire olHUGH B. S\V EENY, Washing ton, or GEO. D. LIVINGSTON, on the premises, ap 24 FjU)R SALE.?The BRICK HOUSE, oorner or 7th and G streets, Island, containing 7 rooms well finished. The corner u now occupied fora store and is a good stand. This is the best opportunity for investment. It is rented for 916 a month. I ask 9l,60i> cash, or 91,000 cash and 9t"*> secured, credit one year. Apply to THOS. B. THURSTON", No. 353d floor Treasury Building. ap 23-dtMayl DRUG STORE FOR SALB.-It is an old and welhestaMiahod stand, dome an excellent busi ness. and is ss eligibly located as any in Washington. Address " Henry Otho," over real name, through the City Post Office. ap 23-1 in ffOR SALE.?Two BRICK HOUSES, contain ing eight rooms each, situated on C street, be tween 4J4 and 6th streets. Also, three FRAME USES and fine BUILDING LOTS, on aoootn n* term* l"?l? *" "" " "" Hl)l'u,.. .?muno iii. ii,ui .mj j ,UTS, on acoom dating terms. Apply to GEO. W. GARRETT, corner^of 7th and C streets south. No. 565. ap 22-1 m O RS A L E.?The three THREE-STORY BRICK HOUSES situated on south side of L street, betweed 4th and5th, will lie offered at private sale. If not sold before the 6th of May, the* will be offered at public a notion on that day. For terms Ac., apply to JAMES H. BOSS. 628 If and 4th streets, ap 21-dtMay6* tr*OR RENT.?That commodious and well fin ished HOUSE on the corner of Massachusetts avenue and 9th street, is now for rent at 9400a year, payable monthly. Apply, by letter or in person, to WM.STICKNEY. (Intel) apJ5 FOR RENT.?Mrs. G. ANDERSON has seve" ral COMFORTABLE ROOMS for rent, which are all oomfortably Furnished, either as Parlors or Chambers, situated on Penn. avenue. No. 296, 2d door from the Kirk wood House. mas 31? lm Rooms for rent-rooms suitable for a family, can be had at No. 354 4th street, betwoen Indiana avenue and E street. Apply to JO NAS (iLICK, 422 Pennsylvania avenue, between 4,Hi and 6th street*. mar 21? If IjV)R SALE.?A VERY~DES!RABLE Resi dence, being a three-story and basement BRICK DWELLING, containing seven Rooms, with brick Back Building attached for the kitchen and servants, and situated on the south side of F street north, be tween 6th and 7th. Terms accommodating. Apply at No. 512(2d story) 7th street, between D and E. POLLARD WEBB, ap 7-1 m Real Estate Agent. FOR RENT.-THE LARGE FOUR-STORY BRICK DWELLING, with all the modern im- | frovements, situated on E street, north side, be ween 8th and 10th streets. To a good and perma- i nent tenant the rent will be moderate. Inquire at ] No. 394 E street._ mar 7-tf For sale or rent.-the desirable RESIDENCE en the comer of Fend 21st sts., together with the Grounds surrounding it. The House contains sixteen rooms, has eas throughout, and furnace. The stable will be sold or rented with the house if desired. The lot the house stands on is 50 by 136 feet, but the purchaser can have more land if desired. Also, for Sale?The LOT OF GROUNDonthe oorner of F and 19th streets, and LOTS on 19th,uear F street. Apply to CHUBB BROTHERS. ap 8-tf AVALUALE F ARM FOR SALE?1112* seres of good FARMING LAND, situated in the County of Fauquier, Virginia, on the Alexandria anu Orange Railroad, a few yards from Warrenton Junction; within nine miles by Railroad from the County Seat, and only two hours travel from the cities of Washington and Alexandria. The Farm is in a high state of cultivation, and is abundantly sup plied with water and timber, and has much excellent meadow land. Churches, Mills, and good neighbors within a short distance. F<>r further information apply to JAMES MORROW. Esq.. on the place, or to the suliscrilier at his Broker's Office, near Brown's Hotel, Washington City. mar24 ROBERT MORROW. ICE. LJ. MIDDLETON, ICE DEALER, Office and Depot?Southwest oorner of F and 12th Streets. Washington. sp 11 -tf ICE! ICE!! ICR!*!?The undersigned respectful ly inform his friends and the public generally, that he is now prepared to furnish families and others) through the season) with the !>est quality of ICE, delivered in any part of Washington and George town, and guarantees to give entire satisfaction. Orders to be left with Kidwrll & Lauhkxck. corner 14th street and Pennsj lvauia avenue; Geo. F. Kidwell tc Co., 14th street; J. B. Moore. Drug gist, Penna. avenue, between lWth and 2iKh streets : GeororSietz. New Yorkavenue, between 10th and 11th streets; Robt. A. PaYNK. Druggist, oorner 4th and Mass. avenue; and with the subscriber. No. 3 First street, Georgetown, where Ice can be nad at all times. ap 7-tf T. N.KI DWELL. ICE?ICE?ICE.?For salo 2^00 to 3.000 tons of PURE ICE at the Hockley Mill, near the Relay House, on the Washington Railroad. It can be sent in cars either to Baltimore or Washington. Apply to ROBT. C. WRIGHT, Patterson st. ap 23 2in Baltimore. Fishing tackle.-limerick, viruin Chestertown, and Gravitation FISII HOOKS of all sizes: Silk. Chinese Grass, Linen, and Cotton FISH LINES; Hollow. Swivel, and Ringed SINKERS; CORK FLOATS; REELS, and everything in the Fishing Tackle line, at greatly reduoed prices, just received and for sale by E. K. LUNDY, "P 13 No. 128 Bridge street, Georgetown. Bargains in old pianos at john f. ELLIS S, 3*5, between 9th and loth streets. 2 Pianos at 925 each, 2 Pianos at 975 each, 1 do at 9ire?f 2 do at S 25 each, 2 do at 915" each, 2 do at each. These are but little used, arc great bargains, and will be sold low for cash or approved notes. ELLIS'S PIANO STORE, ap 22 !?>6 Pa. av? bet. 9th and 10th. C!ENTLEMEVS READY-MADE f CLOTHING, or Fink Ouality. Our Present large and extensive variety of READY-MADE GARMENTS, or all grades, for Spring and Summer wear, offers great indueements to citizens and strangers wishing an immediate out fit at moderate prices. Also. SHIRTS and UNDER GARMENTS in great varieties. CLOTHING made to order in superior manner,at short notice, much cheaper than the usual city pri ces. WALL & STEPHENS. 322 Penn. avenue, bet. 9th and 10th ats. ap 24- <Intel&News) fcftOftPEN N 8 Y L VAN IA AVENUE. near corner e/lSffc Street. B. H. STINEMETZ having made arrangements with a Company of Hatters to be fur nished with the moat popular styles of MOLESKIN AND BEAVER HATS, will hereafter make a dis count of 12* per cent upon the actual market price, making tnellat sold for 94(and not unfreuuently for 95) lor the low price of 9?W).a slight varia tion in quality 93,and for 92-V'a su perior quality for the money. To make this system effectual, he will keep no books, but sell exclusive ly for Cash on Delivery, which cannot fail being advantageous to the purchaser, thereby enabling him to buy for cash and sell at a small profit, meeting with no losses by bad debts. New Sty lea FELT HATS, CAPS, and STRAW GOODS, for Men, Boys, Misses sad Infants' wear. Persons are invited to oall and examine our stock. Call at 236 Pennsylvania Avenue, near corner of 13th Street. ap 11-tf JOSEPH GA WLER,CABINET MAKER AND Undertaser.? Ready made Cof fin* constantly on hand. Funerals tended to, and interments procured the diflerent Cemeteries. Furniture of every de scription made to order. Old Furniture Repaired and Varnished. Ware-Rooms 182 Penn.avenue, be tween 17thjind 18th streets. mar 23-3m YVOOD AND COAL DEPOT.-Always on TT hand ths best quality of Wood aud Conl that oan be obtained in the market. Fair weight and mea sure may be relied on in all mass, and the pnoe as low as the best article will adinit. Coal kept under cover?2,240 lb*, to the ton. T. J. tc W. M. GALT, N. W. oor. of 12th and C itreet, No. 547, ap 7-tf one sqnare sonth of the Avenue. ' fUST RECEIVED?CHOCOLATrs-Broina, J Coooa, Cocoa Paste, Cracked Cocoa, Maillard's and Baker's Chocolates of various kinds. GELATINES?Cooper'sSh red and Sheet Isinglass, Cox's English Sparkling Gelatine, French Imperial Gelatine. MACCARONI?Italian Maeoaroni and Vermioeli*, and Italian Paate. Canton Preserved Ginger, injars. Heokera' Farina, Cornena. Rioe Flour, Charleaton Grits, Split Peas, Ac. Ac. A N For aale by KING & BURCHELL, mar 20 corner ofVermontave.aml I5thst. OTICE OF IMPORTA NC E.?WINES, Bkandies, T!!?r Sroars, Ac.?The subscriber begs to inform the pulilio that he will sell his fine atoak of Wines, Brandies, Liquors^Segars and fine Groceries at very reduced prices. They nr* not to be equalled by any other stock in thia city. The trade is respectfully solicited to call and examine my stock. t*arge invoices are how on their way here, which will be sold low for Msh. All goods guaran tied. ^ JONAS P. LEVY, ap 21-tf _ No.3*7 Pa. av. op. National Hotel. XTANSFORD: a Tale of Bacon's Rebellion, by II St. George Tnckor. 91-25. Washington in Domestic Life, by Richard Rush. 91. The Americvaa in Japan, by Robert Tomes. 91.25. Macau lay'a Biographical aud Historical Sketches. 75 eta, , The Days of Mt Life, by the author of Margaret Maitland. 75 cts. &"*?v<""" 4??wf AUCTION SALES. H ft A.OREKN, Anctloneer. ANDSOtfE BUILDING LOT ON NORTH M, BETWKEX 6TH AND 7TH ITREKTS WEST at iisrffli'~2rv?f?N av*fhe-^h instant. 1 looi? "/i* ? on nor'^ M street, find maniac TimL *Jl#n *?A? deed of trust taken. 1 ritle indispulable. -^- . A. QREKN, Auctioneer. .__r(l By A. GREEN. Auctioneer. Ti AT?Sr "BRIBERS, EXECUTORS or the i {;ATI "I*. Jamrs 1 homi'sox, ftt the reaur>at of MON DAY t' w;:;?e11' nt Pul,!,c **!<*? on n all h,? r'J.i lffh.dny ?f M"> next, at 5 o'clock p. ni., all his real estate in the oity of Washington, to aA'ssts^is^ "??'? no. feRS^A'iSA'JrjT-in """"? No-25 IVo. 7,5, and 7, in square No. 31 j>o. 1. in square No, 51 v0, *n s<Ju*r? IS'a- M No. 21, in square No. 77 No. 6, in square Nb. no No. 24, in square go. 8? >o. 23, in square No. foo No. 16, m square No. \*i lu S(P>are N"o. !96. The sale will cogence at the 6weHinz-hous0 ch.se0 r^!w0inp^,!lh?^S^;S^f.ttXw davofVale?*r,n* interest from thp u<*y oi s#io, tne sum* to Ik* serur^ h* ? ,<na?i #,r trust, to be approved by the subscribers. ' tato ?f'tt?u&TC Wl^rnvf,y 1 th* ""<1 '?? tato oi the late Gen^ Thompson to the lots sold All inf Th?'.irmZ the;cost of\the purohasers AU *k L? i r11* e not complied with within s#rvo ? he'riirhl" r"^, ^ ?*!?. the subscribers rn serve the right of rebelling on such Wms as fhev may deem proper, at the risk and cost of the nurcha* sers- \V. H. T. TAYLOR, ap 17,1 ' H- SMITH.

aP'7tl . Executors. IN VIRTUE OP TWO WRITS OF FIERI en iM^X?Xv!f % nls?*0-' Clerk 's Oflicu of the Cir Jif U^hVlr/ District Columbia for the County D.ibli^Mlp f fnie.l I reeled, I shall expose to pubic sale, for <??<*, m front of the Court-house i7nl?l??WKDNE8DAV the fcth of J? I "f'00*' P* ni" ?" defendants' right, sion M a?3 N nf uT* '? a"(1 to"n 1rth<? ?uMivi Citv of^vLh??/?I No. 4. in square No. 574 of the uinr of vy ashmgton, ui said oounty and district aa Sd OhmRMk&rS ***" lflid ?JU ^?rtho Baltimore recorde<? ThS?$ a"d* P?ot.thereof duly ,,,u lots, ..>1 and N . having a frr nt of S'Ieetl\ inches on Indiana Avenue and C street j2d^^fn'?l5?j?et a'? ,n,ctlP? on 1st street w^t, and containing 4,3y> square feet, being the northeast corner of said square: seized and levied upon as the LW ?**?"?? ^rutchett, a'id wdl lie sofd to satisfy liidicials No. 20 and 21, to March term 1R.77 m f ^f<M la,mlt0niC4u;- , , D. HOOVER. " ap 4 td? Marshal for the District of Col. D By JAS. C.McGU IRE, Auctioneer. ESIRABLE RESIDENCE OPPOSITE ed for ?5!JL.lfS Sik|ARK kT AccriO>.?Will l?e ofler TKRvSnvbhc nnetion on TUESDAY AF v' i ' ^av of Apnt. 1R77. at 4,S Rnlir ? VPry desirable and beautifully situate,! ?nd l .?r^ene^at th* rornPr of 13th street west and I street north, opposite the Franklin Square bein* parts of I.ots 24 and 25, in Square having ?B?hSok iLSTn0"! ,?th Jtwt west, the lot extend in* back 96 feet on I street north to an alley. iu.,1L Jh^?Ve^rn^"rtyiiH "Lone ?f the most beautiful and fashlonablo as weHs*desirable and healthr parts onno?ifii thi n^' 1,f1t otl 1 street north being tK. r IOVB named imp<.rfanr public square. 1?^ ",,u"VonR moro el'K'W? for a private and* Rood opportunity is here offered to thoae who wish to procure a deliRhtful hom?\ j. fr'rl* : '?'ne-fitirth cash: the l?tance in equal pay ments at 6,12. and 8 months from the day of sale propertyCreS ,ecured b>' a deed of trust on the ?kl. ? *r*not complied with in ten dwvsfrom lh? r Li8 ?r ?i* ' thT "*ht is reserved of r-sellinn at toe risk of the purchaser. J* 'S-^dAds J AS. C. MeGT IRE. Anot. By JAMES C. McGUlRE. Auctioneer. lrA Ll ABI.E BUSINESS STAND OPPOSITE 0 clock, on the premises. I shall sell parts of l^ots No. 2 and 12, in square No. 43^. fronting 17 feet 7K' inches, more or less, on Louisiana avenue, between 7th and Kth streets west, running beck 90 feet to a paved allej , with the improve>nents, consisting ofa three-story brick Warehouse, recently occupied by Edward ilall, Esq. as a grocery store. This proporty is very uesiralile for business purpo ses iroin its central location and bem* immediately opposite the Centre Market. Title indisputable. Terms: One fourth cash ; the residue in 6,12, 1R. and 24 months, with interest, secured by deed of trust on the property. ?P 'fi-td JAS.C. McGFIRE. Aiictioneer. By A. GREEN, Auctioneer. AUCTION SALE OF FANCY GOODS, PER rcMERr, Combs. Brcshks, French Mirrors, show Casks, CorsTEKs, Store Fcrxititre. Chaxdeliers. ahdothrr articles.?Will be sold ""ction on TUESDAY, th? 2Rth April, 1H57, bv virtue of a deed of trust from Sclby Parker, recorded i n the land records of Washington county, D. C., in Lilier J. A. S., No. |'i), folios one to ten, at the store of said Parker, ur.der the National Hotel, in sqnrire 491, \? Asiimgton city, find for tlif* purpose of mu\ trust, all the stook in tnuie of rmu\ Parker, as enumerated in the schedule of said deed, consisting or v;iriouK r ancv Goods? A large collection of Comhs and Brushes I erfuuiery. Porte Monnaies. Playing Cards Indies ( anas. Fans, Raisorsand Strops Soaps, Card Cases, in silver and in pearl India-rublw Toys, Scissors, Hair Oil, Tooth Brushes J-adies'and gents' very finest Kid and Silk GIovm Head Purses, also, three large French Mirrors 3 Counter or Show Cases, with plated frames 4 Show ('ases with mahogany frames 1 large Gilt Chandelier, with five branches 4 gilt smaller Chandeliers, 2 gilt Window Lights 2 long Panel Counters, one Clock, Oil Floor Cloth Chairs, and sundry other articles of Store Furni ture. The sale will eotninenee on the above described premises, at 10o'clock a. in., on Tuesday, the 2?th A prtl, lAW, and will be continued there from day to day, beginning at the same hour, until the whole is disposed of. Terms of sale: For all sums of and under cash: all sums over that amount, on a credit of t*i and 90 days, in equal amounts, for n?tes bearing in terest, with approved endorsers. By order ofti.e Trustees: JAMES M. McRAE, and WILLIAM H. PARKLR. ap 16-dAde _ ^ A. GREN.Auct. J. McLAUHLIN A CO., ? No. 20, between Bth and 9th streets, are now in full receipt of their new stvleB SPRING GOODS, consisting of every stvle. class, and finish of goods usual to lie found in a first-class Fancy ami Variety Store.?to all of which they invite the atten tion of the public. ap 22 HATS! HATS!?Constantly on hand a fnll sup ply of BEEBE'S NEW YORK ST\ l/ES, together with TAYLOR'S HATS, of Baltimore. The best black dress HATS, got up in the latest style for $3,50, as good as those usually sold at $5: and a good fashionaHe Hat ati ?3, worth -S4; and a first rate Hat," $2,30. The best materials and the best workmanship is employed to produce a #5 Hat, which is sold for 93^0. We do a oash business, meet with no losses, but give each customer full value for his money. Felt Hats unusually low. N. B. Agent for Dnsooll's Balm ol a Thousand Flowers. Price 25 cents per bottle. ANTHONY. 7th street, near Pa. avenue, Agent for a New York Hat Company. sept 36?tf SP. HOOVER'S IRO\HALL BOOT, SHOE . ANDTRUNK ESTABLISHMENT, 320 north side of Pennsylvania avenue, be-EtftyVf tween ?th and 10th streets.?I have this day^*l?|j received of J. W. MeCurdy A Son, 111 Chestnut st., Philadelphia, Pa., a splendid assortment of Ladies'. Misses', and Children's GAITERS, BOOTS SLIPPERS and BUSKIN TIES, all oolors, .hapes and styles, all for the spring trade. Those wishing a good and cheap article will do well to call and examine my stock before purchasing ^?ewhOT*!** I am determined to sell cheap for the CASH. Call early. My stock of TRUNKS and BAGS is the largest in this eitr. (ap3) S. J\ HOOVER. THEY NEVER LIE.-GOjDD CLOCkT handsome CLOCKS, cheap CLOCKS. Theee are reliable. Every Clo<Ji is warranted. O. FRANCIS. <907th street. thbTr.cb of 1 hsve on oommission, for a Phila delphia manufacturer, a first-rate ! ^ \ Sewed or Pegged CALF-SKIN BOOT at #3.75, full as good as those miis^hivrowRa.ra. s'U'ai; any at a first rate CALF GAITER at $2??: these are the best goods that is (or ever was) sold in the District for the pnoe; for the proof, oome aul see for yourself. Tenns positively cash. No extra profit charged to effect ban debts. Call at the NEW YORK HATSTORK, Seventh street and Pern, sylvania avenue. Best RUBBERBfonrentlemen *1. n^^tf , ANTHONY. Agent. r?ARRI AGES.CARRIAGES, CAR RIAOES. V The sultsoribera have on hand, for. bad sale at low prices, a geod assortment vir r> feltm.mi, ?? tic ii? R*rK'"? BJ& Dentistry, Ac. 'pHE IMPROVED SETS OF TEETH. "ri.WrfiTk ST1, """"" "f tin^ia'ifd"^"8*1 f fr~t ,iv,vr?r;,r,.r'"u' tesSEKS: jars*'S pahsine notion and meLalio taste. There ir? ? . joints to Itecoine tilled with moisture or partieles of V?* e,i are fure and The, ore imtiim]' in TkUff. 0:Um8>'i far more durable, ai>d All work responsibly warranted. J?,J?uua. aveuue, between lllh and 12tli streets. riR- C. S. GOODMAN, " MAwtT?.^TrTw,. ?rKGBOX DENTIST, and it. 'ACTrskr of Artificial Term.? ?l"*"cemeiiU enabling hun t. .MfeSS present the following reasonable prices: ^-TT tl3 Entire Lpper >ott Teeth, <m Gold $* to 51 s; ??M ? 0?8""r:v:SS 1 p1!*0 on Silver 1 to 3 Dftirin^af ?r*frJctlng' ReH\?,vlnK Tarter;'also. Re e\?S??! .n u^'lf reasonable rates. All operations VwL uch n ma',n'r n* to live every satufac *oa* Office corner Rth street and avenue. ap 3 rkENTlSTRY ? DR. STEPHEN BAILY, Office No. 198,1 k \x*rlv*ma Av*jir*, Th ree doors from 14f A Street. ,Wlve. u? '"(i*"11 the public that he ???' r^Li a'j "furs, at his office. located as above. H. f?e's 'wured tjia-t an experience of fifteen \ ears' practice, with the large number of patient*,andtreat fnlU w?ll 'i! iw Psc<,hat 1,8 ilHs treated surccss Inlljr, will enable him to surmount any difficult* scientific or otherwise, relating to the Teeth Ills own experience confirming the opinion of many men eminent in the profession, and especially Drs Harris ^,i ;i!U.n.K- f*VniT' "M ied ?1 iice, todis can! a.l lnercuiial preparations for filim? Teeth aliio ^1 Enamels Gutta Pcrcha. fnd.a RuVUr. anil r'? Tw\? .'w ?. i7,n"t.rurtlon of Continuous Gum thatl'oroelian, mounted on Gold Plate, fi? relialie substance that can tie worn in the mouth, <i* was most conclusively shown by the last American Dental Convention. Although he flatters himself from his lone resi rl?,:ilpr,lctlce ,u ^'?"hinjjtou, he is favorably known to his numerous friends and patrons, he bees leave to refer them to the following f ?. 1 TESTIMONIALS: t rotn the late Rector of the Church of Epiphany of .. ? ? this citw. ml'? T|,-r?EK Bajly : DoarSir?I desire to ex preas my esteem for you personally, and my confidence in f ",,P"rlor.<'e"t,*t- The opeiatinns executed tor me have been highly satisfactory. I hope that you may receive the patronage from my friends and the public that your skill so well deserves. . . ? V'oura very truly, " ashiugton, Aug. 2P, ljHfi. J. \$. FRENCH. From one of the oldest firms in Baltimore, Meaara. , Bogrs. Cotman ft Co. paving employed Dr. Stephen Baiiv. Surgeon Den BorV??nt ..^i'lrK,H>c'fy,to,eJtec,,lte for ,n? *? im portant and difficult pieco of work, which he did to my entire satisfaction, and in view of the fact that one of the most distinguished members of the Dental College of Baltimore, failed, after repeated triala, to perforin the same work satisfactorily, it rives me sreat pleasure to expr*?K* my entire oonficlenoe and f? 's'lrnntion of his professional skill. Baltimore, Jan. 12,1857. IIARMANN BOGGS. Extract from a note received from the late Hon. John M. Clayton. T. , . U. S. Senate. Aug. 19.1R56. The teeth \nn made for me work admirably ; noth ing could tie better. Very gratefullr, JOHN M. CLAYTON. th,*t *^8u rplief from the maladies of the teeth. I caii cheerfully recommend Dr. S. Haily as a superior Dentist: he made a set of porcelian teeth Tor one of mj familv and plnggivl several teeth for myself, and the work has all stood well f?.r more than tenjenn. ROBERTT. NIXON, a Pi l,5S-Vs- Conf*of ,he M- K- Churoh South. APnl !??? Io3u? ? ? We. the undersigned, having bad t^osaion to avail ourselves of the professional skill of Dr. S. Baity. Surgeon Dentist of this city, or having l.een cogniz ant or hia operations on onr families or friends, take pleasure in expressing our adnura. ion of his artistic skill, as_ well as or the uniformlv satisfactory innnner in which he performs the most delicate and difficult operations 111 Dental Surgery, and we respectfully re Commend hi in to the confidence and p.itronage of the punuc, of whicli we CMisnler him eminent!} worthy. Thomas I . \N alter. Architect I". S. Capitol. Tho*a? Miller, M 1> of Washington. 1). C. B. S. Hohrer, >r. 1). of (teoreetowri, I>. C. N. S. I.iscoLN, M. D.. of Washington. 1). C. Jos. H. Huaiilkt, of Washington. D. C. George W altos. Ex-tiovcrnor of Florida. JJ aLter Lenox, K.X-Mayor of Washington. Hexry Baldwin, U. S. Patent Office, r ri^li ight, Principal Rittenhouse Academy. feby tf Dr. villard, dentist, LATE of chi cago.would respectful!) inform!hecit izens of the District and vicinity, that hav-^viEasS ing locate*! himself in Washington, lie is^-LEH) now prepared to perform all operations in hia profes sion. 111 the most approved style. Oilice. No. 25?, I'eun. avenue, adjoining Gautier'a. m n 2i l I v Wl'KING AM) .CF.MMER <iO<)|)S.-JOHN H Smoot. No. 119 Bridge street, Georgetnwn. D. C., has received from New York and Philadelphia. nn<l now offering at verv low prices, to cash and prompt customers, a larg<- and general assortment of Statle and Fancy Gooim?comprising in part as follows, viz: New style Silk Roliea and lancv Silks Best uwke black Silks, high lustred Black Challies. I.ustresand .M<mis Delainea Kich printed tall wool) Moua Delaines Challies and Barege Delaines. 111 great \nriety Kich (irgandie. Barege.and Jaconet Rolies Bright colors and mode piaiu Bareges and De laines Plain f- rench Brilliants anil Percales Plain colors Cravellas and Spring-style Poplins Dncals. a light seasonable fabric Best Frencli printed Jaconets and Brilliants lute Brilliants, from to3!^4 cents Best makes new styles Ginehaiiis Debages.Chambraysaiid plain Lustren Knglish Prints of new styles, in great variety, at I?>* cents Rich Chintz colors l?est French Organdies White Goons, m great variety. Plain Swiss. Nansook and Ja<s.)iiet Muslina Plant and striped Muslins Small-figuredand rich Brocade Swiss .Muslins Plaid and striped Jaconet, Nansook aud Swias Muslins White Tarletons. Illusions, and Wash Neta Irish Linens (of the best makes) very cheap Linen Cambric, Linen and Bishop Lawns Super Lngliih Long Cloths, suitable for Ladies' use New \ ork. Bate*, Atwood, and other good makes Shirtings Cambrics (of Jonas's celebrated make) \\ lute Brilliant a and striped India Dimity Alarscilles for Basques and Bonnet Card Shirt Bosoms and Mart Collars. Embroideries. I; rench worked Muslin Collars and Seta Swiss Cambric Collars and Sets Swjss and Lace Sleeves and Sets Horn ton and Maltese Lace Collar* Swiss Cambric and Dimity Bauds Embroidered Linen Cambric Hdkfs. Also, new styles Lace aud Silk Mantilla* Stella and \\ hite Crape Shawls Plain and rich fi/ured Bonnet and S??h Ribbons Steel-spring, Neapolitan, and other Skeleton Skirts Spring assortment of Bajoo's Kid Gloves TafTeta Silk, black lace and Lisle thread do. Cotton Hosiery of every kind for ladies and children Gents best English HalT hose, ribl^d and plain do Lisle thread nnd fancy cotton do. A good assortment i f Silk Cravats and Tiei Suspenders, Silk and Linen Cambric Hdkfs Gossamer aud Lisle-thread Shirta and Drawers New style Parasols. Also. Gentlemen and Bovs' wear of every descrip tion, with every variety of House-furaishmg Dry Goods. Domestic Goods for servants wear of the heaviest makes. Purchasers may rely npon getting desirable goods at low prices. * ?>P JOHN H. SMOOT. NEW FOREIGN SPRING GOODS.- The subscribers raspectfulU invite their patrons and tne public geueraJly to call and examine their very large and select assortment of FOREIGN ^PRtvft GOODS, which they have tHemselvM. wi'th spiral care, selected (or their special trade. Thev also keen oy.nstantly on hand the best ouati They also invite attention to their Foreim ?nW rv* Bf28A3ftf? "lrt-.fJ{FteVT?r? feb 27 dtf Ar|n? and Navy Tailors. ?i2. len ^7 utl umler Brown's \|otel. A ?r Merino Shawls au kinds oViirii n r v- AN Y COLOR. Also. nets tiVPn i^? Neapolitan or Straw Bon DV FD ri'Pl V ?VSPh,enli(n,en's Clothing RE ?Tkl-.?LC the shortest notice, nil1Uiankful for pa^it fawars. a#<?iirep to please"t^hem*e t'iat no expense shall lie spared . ai^8?f Pennsylvaniaavenue.between 12th ana 13th streets, opposite Gautier's Confectionery. ap ?'-lm* l. J- PEN HAM. CLOCKS! CLOCKS!! CLOCKS!!?Just ope* this ?lay, a great many new styles of pa CI.OCKS. Good Timepieces, warranted, ? low as f I 5ft. 1 Also, CLOCK MATERIALS.such as Oils, Cords, Balls, Keys, Weights, Glasses, flsn Is, Springs, Ac., at . J. ROBINSON'S Great Clock Emp?>riuin. 349 opposite uplftn Brt>wes* Hotel. CLINTON'S PATENT ALCOHOL COOK, at a?2S3t LAMMOND'S. COgPgRATlO.N " THE WEEKLY STAR. ,Thi? a*oellent Fhmfty ?W Noara Jnwl-ont ttiuoi a tracer variety of interestingreading tt?an he found m any oU?-u paUianed on Sstutday a i rtML Single t&py, Kruann fl _ . 5 a* Fivfoopiea TwrCnpiM - uai Twwti **?"" ID"Ca?H, 1NVARIABLT 1* advahc*. By subscribing in clubs raised among . without tli? intervention of a saail J' _ perceived, twenty per cent. olthe " 55?Ss\v?.b will he saved. It IrvrarieNy eontaine tM lagtou News" tbat has made the Dau.1 SIA* em late so generally throughout the oountry. fT^ Single r??pies (in wrMpori? can he fr?w,i. A the oouuter. uiuued lately liter lh# laaueot the I aper. Price?Tmrxr Ckxts. , ? . Pditm Atmi vbo ??t u af rati will be Moved a commission of twenty per Pi*not, Ao. (*OLD MEDAL PR KM I I'M " WILLIAM K*PaW? (S?m.;r partner in the me krm of Kaask. <?a> hlk\ Co., Continnea the manufacture nod sale of irand and square PIANO FORTES. under the n?.I ' of William Knahe k Co., at the old stand. fc * Nos. 1, 3. 6 and 7 North Eulaw afreet op HI ITI poaite the Eutaw House. Baltimore. They have also just opened a new Sal'a Room at. No Jtfi Baltimore ?treel, between Charles sir! Lulr. streets, on the premises partly occupied by Mr. Henry McCaJTery a* a music store. where they wi I keep constantly on haud a large aaaortinent of p a.u and highly -finished grand and square Piano Forte* ? also, Melodeons. from the beet maker*, from 4 to 5 oefave. sortie with d'>ulile key -boards, double ree<l?, an I atops to anit email ebttrches. Beni* exieusiveiy cn*a*ed in the tnanufacture < f rian<>?. ?' will tell wholesale and retail, ou the most liberal terma. lltir Pianos were am~arded the highest premium (gold medal) at the Fairs of the Man land lnstitu'* two successive years-October. tt?, and 18M- in op position to fourteen an<l eighteen pianos from some 01 the beat makers from New York. Boston and Bal timore. \\ e were also awarded the first premium at the Industrial Kxhibition held in Richmond. Vir gima. 18ii and IR5f>. They have aiao been a*nrd<v| the highest premium (aiiver medal; at the Metro poll tar, Mechanics' Fair for IS57. In addition to tbis we are in p>v*seasion of teat inv nia.s from the most distinguished professors and amateurs in the eountry, which can be "wet at our ware rooms. speaking for themselves and Others of the high appreciation m which our instruments are even where held. Ail instrumenta are guaranteed for five tears, and a privilege of exchange la granted within the first six month* from the da* of sale if the instruments do not five entire satisfaction. Wholesale dealers wtll find it to their advantage to cive us a call liefore purchasing. Pianos exchaujeed, hired, and tuned. mnrlfc-1* WM- KNABE A CO. |>lANO FORTE INSTRUCTION^ Mr. W. II. PALMER continues to add new mem ber* to his classes. Apply to Mr. PAl. W*TSn MKR. at hia Rooms over Fitrnham'at'i'yw^'f Bookstore, Tuesday. Wednesdav. Fri-* ? ? ' ? da*, and Saturday. I?etweeii J and * p. in. Terms per quarter. ap2S-tf VOCA L Ml SIC.?M rs PR AXlK L.IN.Teeclier "of Music, having vacant hoars for a fc-w more Scholars, requests tnoso l.adics who are desirous of being perfected in B*!lad Singing, or Opera Music, to favor her with an early application. Terms made known at her residence. 405 L street, between tMh and 10th. and at the Muaic Storea of Mr. Davis, and Metaerott. ap6 3m CHEAP SECOND HAND PIANOS.?\\ e have in store six PIANOS, some of which. have been need only a tew montha la mem-1 bers of Congreas' families, and are now lot' sale very low, being great bargain* r 2 Pianos, very pretty cases, at ?150 each 2 do Common, at each 2 do beautiful roaewood c*a*s, aeareelv s.-ile I bv the few uiontha use they reoeived, au tW each 2 do at $175 each. These Pianos are really great largainr.and all per ?ona in quest of a reliable Piauo and a great l*rgam should call and see them. Also, always ou hand, the largest, most complete, and reliable stock of NEW PIANOS of any eatal lishinent ui this citr. Also, all kinda of MUSIC and MUSICAL IN STRUMENTS. JOHN F. ELLIS. ap 3 are Pa. av.. I>et. ?th and 10th *ts^ W METZEROTT, (aucceaaor to Ge<>rge "? ? Hilbua.) agent of Raven A Bacon'*, and William Miller'a rtltbraud PIA.VOSj ha* alway s on hand the largest stock of PI ANOS from ?175 up to^i.oan. GUITARS. VIOLINS, BRASS INSTRU MENTS. FLUTES. BANJOES. ACCORDE ONS, and SHEET MUSIC, cheaper than in any house south of New York. Music published and received every dar. Pinnoa for rent. "nor 4?fr / A RETIRED PHYSICIAN whoaTaands of / /a. life have nearly run out, discovered while in /the East Indies, a certain cure for Consumption, f Asthma, Bronohitia, Coughs, Colds, and tieueral f Debility. The remedy was discovered by him ? when his only child, a daughter, was given up t ? I die. Wishing to do as mucn good as possible, he will send to such of hia afflicted fellow It-iug* as requeat it. thia recipe, with full and explicit direc tions for makinog it up and succeasfully using it. He requires eacli applioant to enclose hitn one shilling?three cents to be returned aa postage on the Jecipe. and the remainder to be applied to the; payment of this advertisement. A<!<1re?s l>r 11 / JAM ES, Now 19 lirand at., Jersey City, N. J. ap6-lm 'po ALL THAT VALUE THEIR SIOHT. JOHN TOBIAS. PRACTICAL OPTIC IA X., wishes to call the attention of all that" stiflcr with defective sight, cnused by age. sick ness, and particularly from glasses injudiciously se lect cd, to his superior SPECTACLES and GLASS ES careful I y ground by himself to a true spherical accuracy, and brilliant transparency , auited precise ly and Itenebciallj to the wearer, according to the ooncavit* or oouvexity of the eye. Very uumerous are the ill effects caused to the precious organ of aight from the commencement or usiug gla?>ses in not being preciselr suited, by the use of an Ortoni* - ter; and llie practice of itumy >eara enables him to measure the local disease of the eyes, nnd such glasses that are al>aolutely r??iiiired will be furnish ed with preciaion and aatialact ion. JOHN TOBIAS acknowledges the very lit-eral enoouragement already obtained, and further aolicits the patronage of those who have not yet availed themselves of his aid. Persoua that cannot convenient!* call, by aenditis the glasses in use, and atate how many inches the* can read tins pnut with their spectaaies, can be aup - plied with such as will improve their eight. Innumerable testimonials to be seen ; and referen ces given to many who have derived the greatest ea*e and comfort from his glasses. Circulars to tie hail gratis, at his office, N'o. 512 Seventh street, three doors from Odd Fellows' Hal;, up stairs. ?? ^ c , No*ruL?, September T, I8E4. Sir: rlie Spectacles tou made for me suit \ err well, and seem to have improved in* sight inure <li&n any other 1 have latel* tried. LITT. W.TAZEWELL. I have tried a pair of Speetaelea obtained from Mr. Tobias, and find thein of great assistance lo my sight, au i corresponding with his description of the focus. I recommend lum as a skilful optician. HENRY A. WISE. Having !<eeu induced by a friend to vieit the estab lifcliment of Mr. Tobiaa for the purpose of tnii:^ his glasses, I was furnished by him with a pair slightly colored blue, which have aflorded me more relief and gratification than any I have ever tried. My sight, originally very good, wax injured bv writ ing and reading at night, frequent!* to a very late hour; but with tbe aid of tbeae glasses I can stud* almost as late as ever, and that too without the pam I have previously suffered. JOHN WILSON, Late Commissioner Gen'l Land Office. Pec. II, IU5. hare used Mr. Tobias's Spectacles for three or four montha. and take great pleasure in saving that. I am much pleased with them. 1 have lieen much benefited by them. GEO. P. SCARBl Roll. May 3th, 183fi. I was recommended to Mr. John Tobiaa as a skil ful optician ; and as I have eyea of remarkable pecu liarity, I was gratified to find that Mr. ToUas seem ed to comprehend them by inspection and some alig lit measurement, and he lias made me a pair of Specta cles that suits me admirably. A. P. BUTLER. July 11, 11156. .. WiLmsoToa. N.C., Jan. 17,1854. Mr. J. Tobiaa. D?"J Sir: 1 am nappy to sat that the Spectacles which I obtained from you last week are entirely satisfactory. From an inequality in the visual range of my eyea, I have heretofore found great difficulty in getting glasses of the proper focal distance. It affords me pleasure to state that, by the aid of your optometer, this difficulty has l>een happi ly obviated, so that the glasses you fumisbed me are decidedly the best adapted to my eyes of any I have ever yet used. Very respectfully, rours, R. B. DRANE. Rector of St. James's Parish. Dkpartxcxt of Interior. May t, 1856. From natural defecta and the unequal range of my eyea, I have been oompeiled lo uae glasacs for ?evs ral yeara. I have tried different opticiana without obtaining glaasea perfectly fitted to my eyea. months since Mr. Tobias made two pairs especially for me. which I have found to sene me perfectly. By the use of his optometer he ia enabled to adapt glasses most minutely to theeye. I most cheerfully ? recommend Mr. Tobias to all having oocaaion to us* glasses, and bear ni> testimony aa to h s sk ijI la. an optician. HENRY ' Aaa't Sec y to sign I-and W arrant s. p <? OPF.R A GLASSES of great ranety,'TEI. ESCOPESaod MICROSCOPES, WAT(ft MA RKK GLASSES, aud many other articles in this line at very low prioes constantly on hanu. jy ?-'* Rectifying establishment.?The un dersigned takes tltis method ol informing l.ionor Dealers tlwt he has htted up a RKCT1 FY 1%G ES TABLISHMENT in thia city.and is now prepared to supply all those who inay liavor him a*ith their custom.' He has on hand a large stock of Brandies. Gin. Wines, and Old Whiskeys, which he can aell at as low a figure as the* can Im purchased for ei ther in Baltimore or Philadelphia. N B- The sut>scril>er has also on hand a large lot Uom..f.C,pft.R fa(jan inn 14-6m* No. 95 1 xmisisna sv.e. near loth *t._ CTOCK IN the OLD DOMINION COAL > COMPANY. KANAWA COUNTY, VA. Subscriptions will be received at the Bank ins House of Chulib Brothers, for the remaining st??oa of the above ootnpany, being three hundreo The capital stock is (dollars,! of which ?70,o?i has been subscril*ed. The mines a*e |h>W prepared for active operations,ami r"i tereat will be wutranteed upon the stook n?>w < fl red for aale, by the original stockholders, for the pern "pEEKi .n regard to the teok.Olrf will le. made knowa npoa application to chi UB B^SHERl#' f, Mtut.