Newspaper of Evening Star, May 6, 1857, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated May 6, 1857 Page 1
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VOL. IX. WASHINGTON, D. C., WEDNESDAY, MAY 6, 1857. NO. 1,341. "THE evening star n POLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, tElCEPTfUNDAY,) AT THE STAR BUILDINGS, tj fowWtMta at"***, and Uli ttrttt, Br W. D. W ALL ACH, and i* terved to aubecTibera by oarriers at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, parable wwkij to the Aieota; P*f*ra aerved in paokacea at J7* oenta per iivntA- To mui aubecribera theaubeeription prioeia THREE DOLLARS AND FIFTY CENTS ? year ?? advanc*, TWO DOLLARS for aix ?K>atha, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for lew than three montha at the rate of 12* oenta a week. CT SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. THE WIDOW OF TOLEDO, A TALK or 'LOW BIRTH AXD IRON FORTUyE " ?t dr e. r. iiossoj. i. <1 THE RUFFLED MARQUIS. sl^?k w'"> MJ"' ?" cried the voting Marquis d Sorba^o. to his companion. the Count de rTr*< ** they walked along the Plaza Real?the K. JW* longing gronnd in the good old ? tf> of Toledo. The marquis was* in his flve-and twentieth year; an only son; very proud, very sensitive, very rirh, and. from bpybood up, very much accustomed to hare his own way The count, his companion, was a bachelor nearer thirty-flve than thirty, with a bold, com manding air. a moderately good-looking face of modest fortune, and with a tine reputation as a soIdler, having had the honor, with a small hand full of men, of thrice rescuing the standard of his native city, m a single battle, from the Moors He was a laughing, careless, good-humored gen tkman. with no particular object in life except to Mlf*" W',hal P?r,1r f"?m na phTio er m exr*r,encr' somewhat of a ? laay 1 will, count V cried the marquis, who, as the reader Will readily understand, was con siderably excited ?? I will call him out and run nim through. Mv honor demand* it!'' The count laughingly shrugged his shoulders * "? '? >??'??? honor demands it." he returned, ?' I have nothing more to say. Still. | would like to urge one little thought for your attention." ?? \\ hat is it a^ked the marquis. ?? This: A\ hat if Juan, who, as 1 can testify f.,r he gave me a sword-thrust once for treading incautiously on his shadow !?what if J uan. I say tXToI"* ** dc*,ero"* a "Pi" as any man iii ?? hicept I,eon, the fair widow's secretary " interrupted the marquis. ?? Of course?alway s except Leon." lau-hed the count " But what if Juan sh .nl,I rnn through He is proud, and. if you will take runs to remember, not over apt to follow any T,,,V'in?., 11 r >? Impulsive, high spirited, brooks neither threats nor counsel, is wiry, supple, and quick Of rye and hand. As for myself. though I ave seen some service, ;tnd am considered to P^TV^me Hk,U ,hr ?f tia?> sword. I should be careful to fee a priest for masses for my so.,1 e,e | voluntarily went out to match my olade with Juari s ?*' 7 ??Hut mv honor demands it!" repeated the ma'Tins. upo,, whom thin gentle admonition had norff rt Juan mutt meet me!" i ?' ?vo,u Wl!1 ,,ot bi,Vt> to hi"n twice," l.'l'Ki . ! - runt '' But- now?you ?i 'I not W^ht a man about a woman who would consider it a bievsed thing if seven-eighths of her "?"tars--Juani and yourself amongst them?would their ^mport^nii^es"*' **** %h?nhy re,fe"e her of "ld lbe ,liarq,li*> Proudly ?? I ' ,S,id ,h<! COU,,t' ? th(,V aP p.reached a noted tavern, the resort of the ?? fast ' '1 ''ay, " M s in to the ? Lodge of or Blessed Lady, and try a flagon of ? Cadiz ' - nee nothing I can say will drive this thought W, I0?!0^ a<1' le,'N "** 'f thC g^fOUS ??I* ?il! not be luore successful." 1 Tae <<?unt. fallowed by his companion, pushed ,VCKarrt7l- whl<?< fairly hummed w.rh the voices of a gay throng, to an unoccupied table near the fnutain. and after giving an order f". two flagons of his favorite ?? Cadi*," he ran bis clear dark eye rapidly around to observe his immediate neighbors, and perceiving an old ac q-iaintanee smoking a cigarette in a brown study and ?Kcasioualiy moistnmng his lips with a meas ure of wine, be smilingly muttered ?? Poor Lopez ? he is meditating upon the lee ni-.- that awaits him from the gray mare, and w.shing him?e!f a free cavalier on< e more !" " Stay said the marquis. ?? Something is going on * f ? He made this remark on noticiug that there was a general movement on the part ofthe throne to wards the entrance of the garden Looking in '.ar direction, he and the count beheld a short -toot personage, with a small round head, a sugar .o*f hat. a turned up nose, small thin lips, a re peating chin, round shoulders, and short arms, standing, in scarlet trunks and hose, on a larire table between two alguazils. on*of whom held in li.s right hand a long narrow rcxl. emblematic of nTce w conHU^!e, and in the other a small hand-)>ell which, at a sign from the short, "tout individual, who was none other than the city crier, be now rang to attract attention. Hear, hear, alive people !'? cried the crier, in ? *olc?- Then turning to the alguazil on ?right, hr ? ofiuiiaiided iiiia to ?? Mund;where " pon that worthy raised a long narrow trumpet to In" lips, and blew a loud, ahrill blast which grated ??n the ears of the crowd with a sharpness that r ?nsed many to shrink back with every nerve on J1** crier, unfolding a roll of parchment, from wnich dangled a large circular blue seal, held it up. and cried aloud in his wheezy tone, which was aearcely heard through the din : "**'? hear, all ye people ' In the name of his III ?st Catholic .Majentv. Charles the Second, by the i^ace of God and the Spanish Monarchy, Kiiik of fpein. give andienee" 8 w -In fV name of the King "shouted thealgn ^zil with the trumpet. In a voice of thuuder ?tant* VO"* WAS busbed and every hat ott' in an ..Tk* a:?fUJUil "nilf-d triumphantly and glanced at the crier to proceed. ! The latter cleared his throat with an air of im f>ort%nce thar provoked a general smile, and then ?ski a* follows : Do.,? ah~n tons that Z? ?'?rciade Vega, whilom of this court, is liv ..fV'TJ' 1 fr * falvf ?a,?r >n our grxnl city t ,U|<l1**0 ,Bforn? ali ?o whom this, our n i ron?'- tb?t whosoever is cog 11^/. t 't,n;> flarr l?'?- same tribunal, who is hereby ^aarged to deliver him, bound hand and foot if n-^-ls into our royal bauds. And if any per or person, to whom this proclamation shall 'ome be aware ot the abiding pla. e of the Kaid ' n '?areta df Vega, and shall withhold hia ? >owledge of the same from thecSrer aforest d ""h person or persons shall for e t all he or t ey ^0!7"?,,^tlJr,'row,, a,,<1 hu or ?hf)r ?>odies?i I Jojiclv burnt in the market place. Signed with "ir baud and sealed with our most royal seal. Rkx." 11the reading of this epistle to tie Toledaus. the crier, throwing up his short, ound arm. shouted -Long live the King !" and "eri. followed by the alguazil, stepped careful v down fron? the table, and, with a ludicrous air t?sum d digaitv. took hia departue. As he disappeared, the spe. tato^s breathe,! freer If1 rf*,,l,,"d their seats and wine; and erelong ?e atmosphere was as heavy with the buzzing in irniur of tbetr voices as before. ? Don Garcia de Vega." said the marquia to ? compa:,,on. who w.n down tnusinir '7 ?? U ho was he V *? thlBk; ' an-wcrfd the count: i>ut for the life of me, I cannot. The name U ""a'nig dimly in my memory, like a wrecked ''?'p on the ?^a; but I am unable to make out when W'?ere. or nnder what circumstances I flrst h.a'd to u"> a* if " belongs to one who I * ? id- a noise in political circles a long time a^o, i '"?t I am not anre !" ?; ine enlighten you. gentlemen," said a ?oiee near thern. It was that of a personage at an adjoining ta '? e, whom the count and marquis recognized <v* 'he city recorder's clerk. t '..Uom,LiMrrU f? V>g* ,? h? ^id. approaching 'm. '-three and twenty yea's ago wai one of th? * iK s counsellors, and st-enl hfghatcouit; but ' avmg incurred the enmity of Ramirea, the >u>e miuister. wi.ose brother he slew in a duel ^?*rged with treason, his estates confls n^lf sentencesl to the beadsman; a, '; t ,h* Instrumentality of friends, he ? : ' , U,ea,?' ??y ?scaping from prison the night r eu:ug the day appointe?t for his execution. Iwi?!?lWl 1 as w'" ""'PP0**^, his wife and sin. e neither could l?* found after his flight. 1 ^ v\.l *V,,T',!,1> w*" with him at the time, as Jj# "* ev,;,? him guilty of the charge on which ; no i.J*tarra'|fl,-d?:iur?t regarding it as trumped I v tti. prime mtiiisler to avenge the death of j ?I shftn^l'iT' W,1?' a-i WM reported, had made proposals to Don Garcia s wife, who I , id i w,,h Hie ludlgnatiou of a virtuous .?n<j iiigii-?>arn lady." r MT^'i rIrla',,,? d the count lie did ' - t tb* l??P'wi-nt rascal ; but, by | Vr Z?, ; 3 UM*ao att in Kam.rez U, Uke f; 3 rev^'7r ,f ^ ?^d le*eu a ??,?, ?? would have sough? sat Ufa, tlon fm hia broCh k rfcllk' ?lerl,to Hter' The King ought to have * biui into a But ^li*. ..i i .1 ^?'lingly cliecking himself. - as'nay-vi^ihy he of no avail to the poor fallow. I ll {?>ttie "f f?r a more opportune oc? asion " ' U^^'Wyaaid!^ remarked the clerk, playfully tJSlV L,UI ua the ?bould.-,. '? Hark ! what is 1 he occupants of the garden look at one another and then simiilUneonsly rose from r^Hu 3'"! Prrt iP"?'-?y 'hroujh th" ..1 "" |saia. thiav cri*,d tLe "Some ^'"Btting ?m! Come " ?? trio pushed towa/iU the entrance, the marnul* suddenly frit a hand pressing him on the ?boulder. He turned, and be'held a young cava iter'nly ?W" a8e an<1 *'*> eyeing him "Juan de Mend?ta:? he exclaimed. " I have a word for >ou. ill it please you to step back a few paces. so I can whisper It?" P -With pleasure, marquis," returned the other leading tfie way toward the fountain. Now,' . r, ne exclaimed, pausing, and hauirhtilv drawing himself up, ? *ay it!" the lhe Ina^lli"> '' know the use of f!i?nJi -? a >m?,r n,0f*' me" wi,h y?ur ?>e<t iilend, at day-hreak to-morrow, under the old Clara'^ the WOOd !*hlnd th* convent of St. "I will meet you there !?? said Mendaza. !v Uli' uPon a rocky hlll? nearly envi wiii ? yir^T Ta?u#- anrt '? encompassed by a wall flunked with small towers, built by the *oor^ The Greets are narrow, and sloping jn their descent towards the river with a steepness that makes running up a task of fatiguing diffl cutty, and running down a matter of great dan ger. The summit of the hill is very extensive in breadth, and is bv far the fairest portion of the city. There are all the chief public buildings; here the gardens and hanging-grounds; and here dwell the noblemen and princely merchants and other opulent citizens of note; the descending streets being left to the humbler classes, who re gard with mingled hatred and envy the inhabi tants of the plateau above them. Behind the pla teau, or summit, the dark range of the Toledo mountains forms an imposing back-eronnd On the afternoon of the day of the commence mi nt of this story, the viceroy, a small, slender, elderly personage, whose brow was silvered by the cares of office, went ou?, after the siesta, whichi commences at two aud terminates at four o clock, during which everybody in Toledo is supposed to be sleeping oft" the heat of the sun, to taite his usual quiet evening ride. On his return, which was just as the sun was going down )>c hind the mountain, the horses, startled by the fl tpping of the gray hood of a passing friar, took fright and became unmanageable ; plini"iii" for ward with indescribable fury and swiftness wrenching the carriage almost in pieces; pitch nig the driver headlong to the earth, ami whirl ing th- footman down a deep gulley, from which he was taken out for dead. On reaching the plaza, the count beheld it swarming with terror-stricken runners, who were speeding with loud cries in every direction to avoid an approaching carriage, without postillion or footman, iiorne threateningly along by two cold black, high-mettled Arabians, who.** flashing eyes and blood-red nostrils and foam reekin-' sides announced d-ath to whoever crossed thei7 path On they came, with the fleet ness of the wind, their small, light hoofs warcelv seemln" to touch the earth, and yet speeding over it witG tue rapidity of li^ht; (heir manes waving, their necks arched, and their heads proudly towini? in the startled air. ** " Make way! make wav!" shouted the thron-. fleeing to the rtoht and left, and when the vehicle had passed by, bringing up behind and following after, as they previously had done before it. Suddenly a cry of horror rose from the inulti tilde. Having cleared the plaza, the coursers were plunging down the steep street leading to the river: ^ A few moments, and the steeds and carriage would be in the Tagus,andGuziua.n,the Beloved, beyond human reach Suddenly, as if by common consent, the specta tors held their breath. Horses and carriage had reached the foot of the Dili, and only a few yards intervened between them and the water's edge. The people were fly ,nK a11 directions, and the Arabians, blind with their wildness, were rushing forward, with their precious freight, (whose small form was seen tossing from side to side of the vehicle.) over the open space, to certain destruction An instant, and all would be over. .Many, un able to endure the appalling sight, closed thsir eyes and turned aside their heads. A moment later, a faint cheer rose upon the air. I<ookm" down, the throng beheld *weepin?'down a neighboring street, with the rapidity of fight, a solitary horseman his hat flying far behind him, and his long, dark hair, like his short shoulder cloak, streaming behind him, upborne by the passing breeze lie was evidently aiming to head <>ft the flying Arabians, whose swiftness scarcely equalled that of his own gallant roan. Both reach - | ed the base of the hill together, and only a few i | yards were outspread between them. But these ! ! few va-ds were everything. The rider buried his ! spur* in the flank of his steed, whom he also | urged on with shrill and exciting cries. But in vain, the few yards still stood between him and the Arabians, who, like himself, were springing I towards the river. ' ? b An instant and theV were in, and. amid a cry of horror from the spell-stricken crowd above and below, horses and carriage went down beneath the glittering waves whose white foam closed for a moment over them and then glittered evenlv as before. 1 But they had scarcely settled when the horse man reached the brink, and suddenly turning the bead of his steed, sprang from the' saddle, and ?h >uting 'A boat, varlets!" plunged like a diver aft'>r pearls, into the water. The two words he had spoken recalled the presence of mind of the crews of the adjoining vessels, and yawls were hurriedly let down from the ships sterns and sides, and the oars rapidly inserted in the row locks, and the boats them selves well manned, and hastily drawn towards the spot where the young man had gone down. Moment after moment went by and he appeared not, and the hearts of the multitude on the height shook as if with a ileath chill. The rower* in the yawl*, carefully watchin" every *ign iu the wives, instinctively formed a large circle around the spot where the Arabians had *unk, and all breathlessly awaited the re sult. By and by an air bubble was descried; and the boats slowly, yet cautiously, closed in; and a brawny sailor, leaning over the gunwale, was ready in each to ciasp whatever might happen to co ne up. rr Suddenly, there was an agitation of the waters n'.ar the centre of the circle, as if Herculean ef forts for life were being made beneath, by manor boast A moment later, a loud shout from the sailors and f om those on the surrounding piers, rent the air. and was caught up bv the great throng on the heights, till the arches of the heavens seemed to ring ; for the youug man. paleasa winding sheet, appeared above the surface, struggling violently with t>>e viceroy on one arm, ana holding up the oth^r as a sign for help. The struggle for his own and another's life must have l>een IWce, for on being relieved of hi* burden, he gave a convulsive throe, as if the last spark of his expiring energy had been con sumed, and then laid, like one dead, upon the water. He was lifted, with the viceroy, into the boat, and borne a?hore. The latter, though pale, still , breathed, and evidently had become insensible ' ere the Arabians had reached the base of the hill, i In fact, it was a question with the crowd wheth er, on waking, he would be conscious of having been in the Tij;us at all. I Both of the bodies were conveyed away the one to the palace, the other to a neighboring con I vent, where the younn man was soon restored to consciousness, when, at his own request, he, though weak and pale, was permitted to go forth I unattended. He modestly insisted on not giving | bis name, selected an unfrequented street, ana I quietly made his way home. (TO BK COXTISCBb IX OCR NEXT.] A letter from Bartlett. N. H , says that every bridge in that town Is carried away, and many farms have been well-nigh ruined by the sand brought down by the freshet. JUT" Wm. Witt, a German, formerly from Wis consin, drowned himself In the river, opposite Sacramento. California, on the 16th March, owing to troubles caused by a lawsuit in which he was involved. fly" Mr. p. s. Julien was murdered in his house, at Marysville, Cal., on the 30th March. In presence of his wife, to whom he was recently married. The premises were then robbed of a considerable sum of money. I. F~ The horrible atrocities which are being perpetrated by the Indians on the Western bor der, were started by a squatter's dog. From so slight a beginning an unremitting war of exter mination and destruction is likely to be waged. 1U~ At Newton, KIdorado county, says a Call* fornia paper, rich diggings have recently been found The claim of Wiggins4. Co has paid 12 oz per week to three hands It is about twelve feet deep, and the water plenty. Clovson & Co.'s claim, at Graham's Ranch, averages ftSU a day to three hauds The diggings are about ten feet deep, and are worked with oluices. \Zf" A forgetful passenger in a train from Al Itany last week, became nearly frantic in the cars, f om the fact that he had left his pocketbook with ?*7Uli, which was all the money he possessed, un der the pillow uf his tied at the hotel in Albany, where he had passed the night. The eond icfor bade him be quiet and at the next station tele graphed to Albauy a statement of the loss, aud received an answer that the money was ?#/?. 1/OR SALE?On accommodating terms, three nf and comfortable BRICK DWELLINGS, N? OFFICIAL. \J Treastry Department, March 12,1857. Notice is hereby Riven to holders of stock of the loans of the United States, that this department will purchase the same until the 1st day of June next, uniess the sum of $1,500,000 shall be previously ob tained, and will pay, in addition to the interest ac- | crued from the date of the last semi-annual dividend of interest thereon, together with one day's addi tional interest for the money to reach the vender, the following rates of premium on said stocks: For the stock of 1842, a premium of 10 per oent. For the stock of 1847 and 1848, a premium of 16 per oent.; and for the stock of 1850, commonly called Texas Indemnity Stock, a premium of 6 per cent. Certificates of stock transmitted to the depart ments, under this notice, must be assigned to the United States, by the party duly entitled to receive the proceeds. Payment for the stocks so assigned and transmit- j ted will be mnde by drafts on the Assistant Treas urers at Boston, New York, or Philadelphia, at the option of the parties entitled to reoeive the money, which should l>e expressed in the letters accompa nying the certificates. HOWELL COBB, mar 13-dtlstJune Secretary of the Treasury. FOR REKT AND SALE. HANDSOME WELL SITUATED ANDCOM MODIOUS BRK'K DWKI.MNii. WITH OR WITHOUT THK FURNITUR K, AT PRI VATE SAUK. ?I have for sale, near the City Hall, a four-story BRICK DWELLING HOUSE, about 2K feet front and to feet deep, with Iwck building and l>asement or cellar, nearly new ami in *<?od condition, which I ain authorized to sell at private sale, at such price and on such terms as will ensure a great bar gain in a rapidly-improving part of the city. An ar rangement can be made for the purchase o| the Furniture, which is first-class, from the tenant now in the house, Gas and water, with Imth-room and other conveniences, fronting as if. does a public square, render this property most desirable. For further particulars call ?>n the subscriber, at his Auction and Commission House, corner of 7th and I) streets. A.ORKKN, may 4-6t Auctioneer. i new I os. 211,'<33, and 2,?5, situated on the west side of New Jersey avenue, lietwcnn F and G streets north. Pries for each $l.?ioo, and will lie sold separately to different persons, or al I to one person, if wanted. Also, for sale at low prices, two comfortable FR AME DWELLINGS. Nos. 116and 118, situated on north side of East Capitol street, and near the Capitol. Apply at No. 612(2d story >7th street. POLLARD WEBB. ap.TOlm Real Estate Agent. DRI 'It STORE FOR SALE.?It is an old and well established stand, doing an excellent busi ness, and is as eligibly located as any in Washington. Address "Henry Otno," over real name, through the City Post Office. ap 23-lm f^OR SALE.-Two BRICK HOUSES, contam lng eight rooms each, situated on C street, he tween 4S and Mil streets. Also, three FRAME HOUSES and fin* BUILDING LOTS, ou accom- J dating terms. Apply to GEO. W. GARRETT, 1 comer of 7th and C streets south. No. ."**>. ap 22-1 in I^OR RENT.?That commodious and well fin ished HOUSE on the corner of Massachusetts avenue and 9th street, is now for rent at JjtnOa year, payable monthly. Applv, by letter or in person, to WM.STICKNEY. (Intel) ap j? F>OR SALE.-A VERY DESIRABLE REvi dence, Iteingathree-Btory and Iwsement 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, l>e tween6than<l 7th. Terms accommodating. Apply at No. 512 (2d story) 7th street, between I) and E. POLL A R D WEBB. ap 7-1 m Real Estate Agent. F~"?OR SALE OR RENT.?THE DESIRABLE RESIDENCE ?n the corner of F and 21st sts., together with the Grounds surrounding it. The House contains sixteen rooms, has gas throughout, and furnace. The stable will be sold or rented with the house if desired. The lot the house stands on is oil l>y 13H feet, but the purchaser can have more land if desired. Also, for Sale-The LOT OF GROUND on the oorner of F and 19th streets, and LOTS on I9th,near F street. Apply toCHUBB BROTHERS. _a pl-tf AVALUALE FARM FOR SALE-512* acres of gootl FARMING LAND, situated in the County of Fauquier, Virginia, on the Alexandria and 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 timlier. and has much excellent meadow land. Churchcs, Mills, and good neighlx>rs within a short distance. For further information apply to JAMES MORROW, Esq.. on the place, or to the subscril>er at his Broker's Office, near Brown's Hotel, Washington Citv. mar24 ROBERT MORROW. FVKRM FOR SALE.?A FARM, containing Ifi" acres, of land, more or less, situated immediately upon the Washington and BrookvilleTurnpike.alsmt 12 miles from Washington, together with stock, con sisting of 3) head of Hogs, Cows, Heifers. Horses. Wagon, Hay. Carriage, Harness. Plows, Harrows, and Farming Utensils generally,* the Crop in the ground. Straw, Hay. Ac. It is well watered, having a spring in every field. An unfailing stream of water runs through the premises. There is a good frame dwelling-house and out-houses necessary to fann ing purposes. There is also an Orchard on the place, alH>ut one third of the land is in timber, oak, hickory, ic. , For further information inquire of BENJAMIN BOH RER. corner of Beall and Montgomery sts.; GEO. W. BOHRER, cor. of High and Cay streets, Georgetown, D. C., or of Mr. HARP, on the prem ises. ap 23-tf ICE. L.J MIU"U'T":V ICE DEALER. > ?' I ' ICE!!!?'The undersigned respecttul ly inform his friends and the public generally, that i is now prepared to furnish .amilies and others) rough the season) with the best quality of ICE, Office and Depot?South.wost corner of F and 12th Streets, Washington. apli-tf ICE! ICE!! ICE!!!?'The undersigned respectful h? delivered in any part of Washington and George town, and guarantees to give entire satisfaction. Orders to be left with Kidwell A Lairknce, corner 14th atreet and Pennsylvania avenue; Gko. F. Kidwkll A Co., 14th street; J. B. Moore. Drug gist, Pcnna. avenue, between 19th and 20th streets; GkorgeSietz, New York avenue, lietween 10th and lltli streets; Robt. A. Payne, Druggist, corner 4th and Mass. avenue; and with the subscriber, No. 3 First street, Georgetown, where Ice can bo had at all times. ap 7-tf T. N. K1 DWELL. ICE?ICE?ICE.?For sale 2_'>nn to 3,non tons of PURE ICE at the Hockley Mill, near the Relay House, on the Washington Railr??ad. It can l>e sent in cars either to Baltimore or Washington. Apply to ROBT. C. WRIGHT, Patterson st. ap23-2in Baltimore. CM! IN A, GLASS AND QUEEN SWAR E. J R. II. Ml LLER. SON A CO., Importers direct from Liverpool to Alexnn- WaT) dria, beg leavetocalltheattention of dealers, Jm/ hotel-keepers, and others of Washington and Georgetown, to their stocks of GOODS. vT which, for extent and varietv. will compare favorably with any establishment in the Eastern cities. The connexion of their senior partner with the manufacturers of Europe and the I nitod States for upwards of thirty years, has given him advantages in the purchase of goods equal, if not superior, to any house hi the trade. An inspection of goods and prices will satisfy all parties that purchases can be inrule of them upon the most fnvoranle terms. French China Dinner Sets, gilt and deoorated French China Dinner Sots, gold Iwnd and plain white French China Vases, Pitchers, Toilet Sets, Ac. French China Tea Sots, Cups and Saucers, and other articles of Tea ware And Dinner Ware, separate from sets India China Dinner Sets, and separate articles always on hand White Granite Ware m every variety, in sets, and separate from seta, as may lie desired Bine Printed or Liverpool Ware, the same Common Edgeu, White and Rockingham Ware, in lull supply. Cut, Pressed, Plain, and Moulded Glass Ware from the !<est establishments in the Eastern and Western States, which will be sold by the package or other wise. Experienced packers employed. Goods pot up by ns can be transported by any mode without breakage. Fare by the steamlnats from Washington to Alex andria, almost hourly, 12^ cents eacn way. A quar ter of a dollar thus spent may save many dollars dec 1 TVTOTICE.?C. R. L. CROWN*! CO. are re 11 ceiving daily some of the finest FURNI-f7\ Tl R E ever offered in this market, which we\H. invite the attentiou of those in want, a?we|W assure them they can save at least in per cent. / " 1 Namely? Handsome carved marble-top Rureans and Tables Rosewood and walnut Tete-a-Tetes, Sofas Wardrolies, Chairs of all kinds. Cherry and poplar Tables. Mattresos. hair, corn-top, and husk; Comforts. Blankets, Bedsteads, high and low-post. Rocking Chairs, cane and wood-seats. Cushious for Chairs. Settees, Clocks of all kinds, Extension Tables. Sideboards, What-not. Glasses of all kinds, some extra hue Carpets. Cottage Sets, Rugs. Waiters. Glass Ware. Crockery Ware <?f all kinds. Feather and Fanoy Goods of all kinds. And other Goods too numerous to mention to which we invite the attention of housekeepers and others, as we are determined to aell for cash or to punctual customers. c R CROWN A CO., eor. of 6th street and Peiin. ave. P. S.?We shall still continue our regular sales on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday ,U?th morning and evening, in front ol our store. Consignments soli cited, and in all oases advanoes made when required. C. R. L. C. A CO., ctp 25-tf (Intel) Auction****. . AUCTION SALES. ?y JAS. C. McGUIRE, Auctioneer. VALUABLE BUILDING LOTS AT PUBLIC .r? nder d"'?ction of Hon. David Stew ?f\?f*&SJJ',mor?, M attorney in fnct of the devise offer ?f nnHftnor 1.Mv"laon',late uf Baltimore, I will on\vvF?vi?W?^?n.on the respective premises, CTwin. I ? ' V*y 6tLh- Rt o'clock, the fol ?r*ni?n?d^?z P"0" '?rder ,n wh,ch the* v 7' in Davidson's subdivision of Square wi,4.:,f Pn,V.nK.* f*?e?inche*on ,5th ?trpet wert feet fi m?h!Ti ? r streets, running back 173 square filet. * feet nll?y> containing 4,944* on mlrH.?\T 1V* 24 fret 10 inches welf ?,?i V. r' ' f Te?P Vermont and 15th street "" r11,1 ?'? ,1LD?v"l*on'- ?uMivisitto of ?r?ntiK* 26 feet each on Kith street fe?ir i*i # ,<?>riM? ?J nor,h ? "feot. and running ?&%??&??;*?,i:"' ""d <*>???"'"?? ?t aanlr?' Xn'oi'n'r4' 'V Joh? V^'dson's subdivision of we?t irn!w'xf 25/^l 9 ,nche" on 9th

r?ck 32 fee^?? V ih- V .> 8,r<,pt"- running s<|uare^feet of ground f ?**???? ofA^se |(ot. are nil beautifully located, and the sale Cuddm* s?tVs eme" l? persons who <lef"r? fin? t,.^^'1'" !'f *ale: One-fourth of the purchase inoney S.W "? ^"fi; *nd the residue in three equal m intip??V ?J?i? ' tWP'v.e? nn<l eighteen months, with interest, to he secured by approved notes. On the purchaser's failure to comply with tne ?!u"L?L*H m w?'i1 1 n ,0!1 ,l%vs after saJe the property ij,? resold Ht his risk and cost. I hesei Lots will lie sold without reserve. maile"?Vi \v Tt ? i" 'Qdisputable, reference may bo made to \\ . S. Cox, of Georgetown. ? "P3"-^ _ J A^C. McGUIR K. Auct. By JAS. C. MeGIJIRK. Auctioneer. TR! STKKS'SALKOFTIIK KNTIRK FUR * NITPRK AM. EFFECTS of " DeXTEE's IIhti i " MORNING, May 12, commencing at 1" ??-clock, (and continuing from day to day until ,!n?H r. '? ,Jl?Pr?so?| or,? I shall sell, bv virtue of a ^ . Vs Octobers, I*W. an?f reeordod m \ ? ?? No. 128, fi'l'os 2R?> et scff., the supe nor h urmture and Eflects.and stock of Liquors ami \Y Hies contained in the Hotel at the corner.>f Loii ^'w^wi'Vi"') Sevpntl' Mrre'. ?"d known a3 Dexter s Hotel, comprising in part ? Superior rosewood Piano-forte, k|??oIs, and cover Double suit of superior Rosewood and Parlor Fur nit u re Three large French plate 1'ier Glasses, with slabs ^ and Brackets Walnut .and .Mahogany Marble-top Centre, Sofa and Side Tallies Sixt>-fivc Velvet and Brussels Carpets, Rug*, hall stair, and passage Carpets, A: Oil cloth through out the house r. ight dozen mahogany hair-spring Chairs 1 wenty-four mahogany Sofas and Lounges Maple and oak cane-seat Chairs. Rockers One hundred and four Brocatclle and Damask Cur tains. Cornjceg, Ac. '*ne hundred gilt and buff Window Shades Sixty five mahogany and walnut Bedsteads of vari ous patterns Sixty five superior curled-Hair Mattresses Seventy five Husk and Cotton Mattresses ??ne hundred pairs superior Bolsters and Pillows Sixty-live marble top Dressing and plain Bureaus Sixty-five marble-top Washstands anil Toilet ware Chandier M irrors. Clocks. Stoves, and Fire Irons One hundred pairs fine Wool Blankets Sixty-hve Marseilles Quilts, sixty Comforts Kighty pairs Linen Sheets.Bolster and Pillow Slips Mahogany, W alnut, and painted Wardrobes twelve dozen each silver-plated Table Forks and Spoons, and Tea Spoons rwentv silver-plated Castors i^>t of Table Linen Sixteen dozen Table and Dessert Knives Block-tin \\ are, Chafing Dishes, Glasses, and Crockery ware Fine Sidelioard*. six Dining Tables J'Uht dozen Dining Chairs Office Desks, Reading Tallies, Revolving Chairs Gas Chandeliers and fixtures Stoam Boiler, pipes, and fixtures Coil ?f pipe with pedestals for heating. ? ? BAR Marble-top Bar Counter, Liquors and Wines J.argeand superior Freneh-plate Mirror About ?ji feet marble tiling on t*r floor Kitchen Range and fixtures, coppers. & c. The above articles are all in good order, having ?>oen purchased new within the last eighteen months .1 nflpr''?Ti:(m"ni rV,Pr? ?vor and JhlH ?? ? ered't of two and three months ; over that sum a credit of two, four, and hix months, lor ap,fr2v?^ notes, bearing interest, r. S. Catalogues will l?e furnished at the sale. ^ CHAS.S. WALLACI1.Trustee, ap 2R-d J AS. C. McGITIRE. Auctioneer. By J AS. C. MtGCIRK, Auctioneer. I^XCELLKNT FIRNITIRE. BAR F I \ 4 Turks. Ac. of " Flint's Hotel" at Aittniv On I RI DA \ MORNING, May 8th,at lOo'cloek* on the premises, I shall sell, bv virtue of a deed of trust I ?earing ilate January 3.1, IH.57, and recorded in I.i!?er J. A. ?., N?h 126, lolios H9 et set|., I shall sell the excellent Furniture and Effects of "Flint's Ho te,. situated on North K street, between 13th and 14th streets, comprising? Walnut plush-oovered French Sofas, Divans, Arm and Parlor Chairs Marble-top Centre. Sofa, and Side Tables Ha mask and Lnoe Curtains. Window Shades Superior Oil Painting, "Storming of Chepultepec" ?I m#) Kiifcravings Brussels. Three-ply, and Ingram Carpets Oilcloth, Stair Carpeting. Rugs Jias C bandoliers. Brackets and Fixtures Rosewood and Walnut Marble-top Beaufets Mahogany Card and Fancy Tables U a nut and Oak Cane-seat Arm-Chairs, Lounges \\ alnut and Maho?any French and Cottage Bed stea<K \\ ardrobes, Dressing and Plain Bureaus and Washstands Feather Beds, Bolsters, and Pillows Curled Hair and Husk Mattresses Blankets, Quilts, Comforts. Sheets I.ooking-Glasses, Clocks, Fire Irons r our H alnut Extension Dining Tables Four Oval Leaf Walnut Breakfast Tables Six Silver-plated Castors rable Cutlery, Chafing Dishes China, Glass, and Crockerv ware Superior Marble top Bar Counter and Ovster Box \> alnut Cigar Case Case of Stuffed Birds Marble-top Bar Tables, two Refrigerators Six Revolving Leather-covered Office Chairs ?V atPr Cooler, I rn. Decanters, and Glassware Looking Range and Fixtures Bar and other Stoves Stock of Wines, Liquors, Cigars, Ac. Req^m<7tes W'lh * Kcneral asswrt"?ent of Kitchen Terms: tV) and under, cash; over that sum a credit of sixty and ninety da>s, for satisfactorily en dorsed notes, bearing interest. , THO. J. FISHER, Trustee. may 4-d JAS. C. McGI IRK. Auctioneer. B PC KEY; Georgetown. i^AECt TOR'S SALE OF VALUABLE wi-i vl^nrv T'\w> I;OTS at Auction.?O n \V EDNESDAV , 13th of May, we will sell, at our Auction Roems. on Bridge street, at 4>4 o'clock p. m., a valuable tract of land in Alexandria countv, V irginia, containing seventy acres, about one mile Irom the Aqueduct, adjoining and immediately west of the farm ol Robert Cruit.Eso. This land is very easy of improvement, is watered with several fine streams; the greater part is in wood. This tract will lie divided into lots of five or ten acres if de sired. Ajso, at the same time, a five-acre Lot in the Dis trict, one mile from Georgetown, on the Ridge road, adjoining and south of the farm of Capt. Maddox. Immediately after the sale of the above, in front of the premises, we will sell the following described 1 own I.ots, viz : South part of Lot No. 280. in Beatty A Hawkin's addition to tteorgetown, fronting inn fe>t on Fayette street, west side, and running hack 120 feet; will be divided into three lots. Also, the middle part of said lot. 77 feet, and run ning liack 120 leet. This also will be divided to suit purchasers. Also, parts of Lots Nos. and 7ft, in Beatty A Hawkins s addition to Georgetown, (northwest corner of F irst and Frederick streets.) fronting 63 leet on First street and 87 feet on Frederick street. Ihese will be divided into two lots of 3l>i feet on First street. The above described property (being the real es tate in part of the late \Vm. Jewell, deceased) will be sold to the highest bidders, without reserve. terms: One fourth cash; the residue in equal pay ments at 6,12, and 18 months, satisfactorily se cured, and l?eanng interest. All conveyancing at the expense of the purclias era. If the terms are not complied with in one week Irom day of sale, the property will l? resold, at the expenseand risk of the(JefauUnig purchaser. THOS. JL\V ELL, For the Executors. 11 BARNA RD A BJ CKKV. Ancts. I_ v ) JAS, C. MoGl*IRE. Auctioneer. EXCELLENT ROSE WOOD IMANO-FORTE J FURNITURK AND HOUSEHOLD EFFECTS AT I'rsLic Auction -On THI RSDAV MORNING, !?"?* it? ?? clock, I shall sell, at the residence of Mr. E. II. King, on 11th street, between E and F sts., all the Furniture and Effects, comprising? Superior Rosewood Seven-octave Piano-Forte, by Lorenzo Mott, Boston Mahogany crimson plush covered Sofa Do Arm and Parlor Chairs Marble-top Centre and S?fa Table Mahogany Rockers. Arm Chairs Damask Curtains, Cornice, and Fixtures Velvet. Brussels, and Three-ply Carpets Oilolotli, Matting, Rugs Handsome ornamented French Snade Mahogany, French, and other Bedsteads Do Wardrolws. Dressing Bureaus Washstands, Toilet Sets. Looking-glasses Curled Hair. Spring, and Husk Mattresses Feather Beds, Bolsters, and Pillows Blankets, Comforts, Sheets Mahogany Hat Tree, Stair Carpets Extension, Dining, and other Tables Superior Refrigerator, Stoves Crockery and Glass Ware. Fire Irons Together with a general assortment of Kitchen Re quisites. Terms: gat and under, cash; over that sum a credit of 60 and no days, for satisfactorily endors'ed notes. I>earing interest, J- C. MeGFIRE, Auct. GiENTLEMENS DRESS SHIRTS OF FINE I quanty. Shirts mads to order, warranted to bu ?r ?? oV ALIv4 Stephens. ?p8-tf J2i Pa, avM bet,tfth aiul K)t^?ti? Dentistry* &c. r|R. VILLARD, DENTIST, LATE OF CHI~ ? ^ CAGo.wonld regpectfully inform the cit ixens of the District and vicinity, that hav ? * , ? , * ? 1 ^1 nil ? ( i line (in\ ? j in? located himself in Washington* he is ? ? ? ? ? now prepared to perform all operations in hit profes sion, m the most approved style. innsnir*0, ^ Penn' av?nue, adjoining Gautier's. r|MIE IMPROVED SETS OF TEETH. DR. LOO MIS, the inventor and pventee of Loomtx Mineral Plate Teeth," having successfully introduced his improvement uf yariouscitie*. has now permanently estab lished himself in Washington. This improvement for Sets ..f Teeth consists ehief iv in making a set of but one piece of material, and that indestructible mineral. No metal is used in their construction, and they are therefore free from plvanic action and metalic taste. There are no joints to liecoine filled with moisture or particles of food, henoe theyare pure ond elean. They are !f;!.iri' *tr,?nSer-loss clumsy, far more durable, and natnral in their appearance, j will rive a reward of One Thousand Dollars toaayone who will prnducea similar work of art to equal mine in purity, beauty, quahty e*ce''e"oe or a,1> other requisite All work responsibly warranted. 276 Penna. avenue, between Uth and 12th streets. ap IJf-ljr |\R. C. S. GOODMAN, ?/ SURGEOy DEKTIST.nnd manufacturer or ARTiriciAr. Teeth.?4 Mis complete arrangements enabling him l< present the following reasonable priees: Kntire I n?er Sett Tcptli i.n ?enline following reXYonaHe prices: ^liD ire I pper Sett Teeth,on liiifd ^.$3f?to?i " ' 2 to 2$ i?? on >uver 2t? 5 Filling, Extracting. Removing Tarter j'also.^e3 1 r j ^ * * ^vii, un , ' , ,?lo on Silver- 12 to 25 2 to 5 1 to 3 - -n? ,.u?,tiA, awimiviiik i aripr ; mso. Hp pairing at the same reasonable rates. All operations fi* p' /i'.V* f_? K.,ve Pvrry satisfac D tion. Office corner nth street and avenue. ap 3 ~ iENTISTRV. DR. STEPHEN DAILY, OFFKK No. I9fl PURSTLrARIA A VEX TF., rp? Three doors from \Uh Striet. ^ Dr. BAILV l?ecK Icavo to inform the publicthat he ll " ?lal V,'M,.ry?Bt his office,locatedasaliove. ira,.i ? 'IViI'i . 1 n" experience of fifteen \ ears' ll' i [?]? the large minilterof patients, and great fJlll W.M - ?!i 1 fase",,"lt hr has treated success luily, will enable him to surmount any difficulty scientific or otherwise, relating to ttm Teeth His rm^r?n?,nce opinio,, of many men J ,, 0- ^rn,.^,1',',pe:'isll> Drv flatris . i n ? 'trm!\, has led hivn. I??njr since, todis card all mercurial preparations for filling Teeth.also m'J;r,rr,elt7/JU,,a 1 !??'? Ru"Vr, a.,J Teeth (ml t, ,*? ,7>n"t!'"ct,on of Continuous Gum ,L ii.. i i! at Porcelian, mounted on (,nld Plate, s the only reliable substance that can l.e worn in the mouth, as was most conclusively shown bv the last American Dental Convention. Although he Hatters himself from his long resi Lnnwn?. ! practice in Washington, he is favorably Known to hin numerous frien.l* and patrou*. fie boci leave to refer them to the following .. ? . 4 TESTIMONIALS: r rom the late Rector of the Church of Epipliany of n this city. Dr.Stephen Baii.y: DenrSir-l desire to express for yon personally, and mv confidence m lor m? ? ""Pen.-r dentist. The operations executed for me ha\ e been highly satisfactory. I hope that you I nay rcceivc the patronage from rny friends and the public that your skill so well deserve" Ul? Washington, Aug. 2fi, lRSi!"'Y. V^.'fF&NC H. From one of the oldest firms in Baltimore, Messrs. .. Bozgs, Cotinan & Co, tiFWMS&V* "r-StepBen, Surgeon Den tist, of W ashmeton city, to execute for me an im portant and difficult piece of work, which he did to my entire satisfaction, and in view of the fact that Ml''111 rli'.??td,stlu'y,l?,ied members of the Dental Co,lege of baitimore, failed. af>er repeated trials, to perform the same work satisfactorily, it gives me f 1 P'e*?"re to express mv entire confidence and Inch estimation of his professional skill. Laltimore, Jan. 12, 1857. I1AK.MAXN BOGGS. Extract froma note received from the late Hon. John M. Clayton. T. . . J -S. Senate. Aug. 19, in*. The teeth vou made for me work adnnrablj ; noth ing could be better. Very gratefullv, JOHN M. CLAYTON. rei,ef from the mala<]ies of the teeth. I can cheerfully recommend Dr. S. IJaily as a superior Dentist: he made a set of porceliau teeth tor one of my familv. and -plugged several teeth ior myself, and the work has all stood well for more than ten years ROBERT T. NIXON, April 19 lh?. ** of the M- E- Church S.utfi. \\ e, the undersigned, having had occasion to avail ourselves of the professional skill of Dr. S. Baity. Surgeon Dentist of this city, or having be?n cogniz ant ol lus operations on our families or friends, take pleasure in expressing our admiration of his artistic skill, a* well as of the uniformly satisfactory manner in which he perforins the most delicate and difficult operations in Dental Surgery.and we respectfullv re commend him to the confidence and patronage of the public, of which we consider hun eminently worthy, Thomas I . Walter, Architect K. S. Capitol. Thomas I Walter, Architect i:. S. Capit homas Miller, M. D.,of Washington, D. C' tj" '^<>!,KER? D. of Georgetown, D. C. C. N. S. Lincoln, M. D., of Washington, D. C, Jos. H. Bradley, of Washington, D. C. George \\ altox. Ex-Go\*ern??r of Florida. J) alter Lenox, Ex-Mavorof Washington, Henry Baldwin, (*. S. Patent Office, OjC.xv ight. Principal Rittenhouse Academy. ieb 20 11 S?'R'NG AND SI MMER GOODS.-JOIIN H. * Smoot, No. 119 Bridge street, Georgetown. D. C., kas received from New York and Philadelphia, and now oHcnng at very low prices, to cash aud prompt customers, a large and general assortment of Staple and Fancy Goods?comprising in part as follows, viz: New style Silk Robes and fancy Silks Best make black Silks, high lustred Black Challies, Lustres and Mous Delainea Rich printed (all wool) Mous Delaines Challies ami Barege Delaines, in great variety Rich Organdie, Barege,and Jaconet Robes Bright oolors aud mode plain Bareges aud De laines Plain French Brilliants and Percales Plain colors Cravellas and Spring-style Poplins Diicals, a light seasonable fabric Best French printed Jaconets and Brilliants ?\ lute Brilliants, from IJ3, to 31?, cents Best makes new styles liinghams Delwgcs. Chainbray s and plain Lustres English Prints of new stylos, in great variety, at US cents Rich Chintz colors best French Organdies White G<?ons. in great varietv. Plain Swiss, Nansook and Jaoouct Muslins Plaid and striped Muslins Sinai I-figured and rich Brocade Swiss Muslins Plaid and striped Jaconet, Nansook and Swiss Muslins White Tarletons. Illusions, and Wash Nets Irish Linens (of the best makes) very cheap Linen Cambric, Linen and Bishop I .awns Super English Long Cloths, suitable for Ladies' use New York, Bates, At wood, and other good makes Shirtings White Caintirics (of Jouas's oelelmited make) hite Brilliants and striped India Dimity Marseilles for Basque, and Bonnet Card Shirt Bosoms and Shirt Collars. Embroideries. French worked Muslin Collars and Sets Swi*s Cambric Collars and Sets Swiss and Lace Sleeves and Sets Honiton and Maltese I^ace Collars. Swiss Cambric and Dimity Bands Embroidered Linen Cambric Hdkfs. Also, new styles l.aoe and Silk Maiitillas Stella and White Crape Shawls Plain awl rich figured Bonnet and Sash Ribhone Steel-spring, .Neapolitan, and other Skeleton Skirts Spring assortment of Bajou's Kid Gloves Taffeta Silk, black lace and I.isle thread do. Cotton Hosiery of every kind for ladies and children Gents l>est English Half-hose, ribbed and plain do Lisle thread and fancy cotton do. A good assortment cf Silk Cravats and Ties Suspenders, Silk and Linen Camltric Hdkfs Gossamer aud I.isle-thread Shirts and Drawers New style Parasols. Also, Gentlemen and Boys' wear of every descrip tion, with every variety of House furnishing Dry Goods. Domestic Goods for servants wear of the heaviest makes. Purchasers may rely upon getting desirable goods at low prices. apR-tr JOHN H. SMOOT. \TEW FOREIGN SPRING GOODS. ?The ^subscriber* respectfullv invite their patrons and the public generally to calf and examine their very large and select assortment of FOR EltiN SPRING GOODS, which they have themselves, with special care, selected lor their special trade. Thev also keep constant!) on hand the best quali ties of Army aiki Navv Goods?Epaulettes, Swords. Sashes, Gold Laces, ?c. ? ' They alsoinvite attention to their Foreign and Do mes-tic Furnishing Goods, of the best manufacture and latest style. H. F. LOUDON A CO .. * rmy Ut Annjr ^ Tailors. 3H2' feb 27?dtf under Brown's Hotel. S POMP I'vv"'ir* v\l\v 4?1)M 1 P1?N COAL ? VOMiI^ ' KAN AH a COL'NTY, VA. Subscriptions will l>e received at the Banking Brothers, for the retnauung stock m,"ie altove oompany, being three hundred shares. Phe capita! stock is $l?o.nuo (dollars.) of which J57",nft) lias been subscril>ed. The mines are i?"W prepared for active operations, ami ? per cent, in terest will be guar.'uiteed upon the stock now offered for sale, by the original stockholders, for the period of two years. Particulars in regard to the st?>ck,ajid its will he made known npon application to CHI BB BL??I1KRS- p. P C"'LOCKS! CLOCKS'! CLOCKS!!?Just opened ' this day. a great many new styles ofpsaa CLOCKS. Good Timepieces, warranted, a?E?3l low as,$1 5*1. _ , , , ? . . HI Also, CLOCK MATERIALS.such as Oi s Q) Cords, Balls, Keys, Weights, '-'""ses^ Hawls. Springs, Ao., at J. ROBINSON S dreet Clock Emporium, 349 opposite ap 3-Jin Browas Hotel, the weekly star. Tki? exoeilent Family Mid N??i -?,?? t'ml9r v?*.ety of interesting rsadir* tt?u ^rmuj ^ *** olh*T~'t WMlllll on Saturday Qrcpy, per annum"**.. ^ ^ ?ir. <y>pls. . *? CLr*. r*n Copies . .7T.**~* ***" Afc,A,Lv .? advasc.. By ' "L? *" ADTAXCE. witHoot Urn among neighbor? P?reeived. t?r,u. ^!-J of * F*'1 %l*n?.?s wili I* W'H be saved i. ^ ?nit. of Kit Wiuli St ah jn?t"B ,"J*r'?Wy the "XVash it'.e an Seneralll .s ^ fnaUe *'?? Dail* Sr the counter, imin^diiJiiTTf****'rmn he Pi ^r'c??Tmkke Ck\t? * commission oi t?S,. *? Mmta will be Pianos, W/-i^r^^VKTiEcK1VKl> nmny Fairs over the best maker..? v *f 1 Boston. Philadelphia,and Baltimore w ^?fk? rheir name baa l*?en established for man* *??,. ?* ?r) town in thi* country an tlie l???t I n,. 11 faeturers. Call and se?'them a( IIm Mm..,'{??"" rTVta,K' avenue, where the* wdTba sold at the moat reasonable terms. ap J? j>L\.\o FORTE INSTRUCTION. IwrVto ),;.n;iPA L?KR oonHnaaa to add saw mem mr? A?]'lo Mr. pal ii l . "J." Httoou over Kan,ham^>^5~T*V? .Is'r.lVX:. u.rMjav* Wednoaday, Fri^???^T? Term I ^ ' *"}we? * ?* ?? terms ?5 per quarter. ap 25 tf to ft? S^stsz Metxerott?^ " th* M*"'C ^*tor?? ?f liana, and * ip 6-3m /jJOLD MEDAL PREMIUM WH.I.IAM kn a b*i!vo ">*"*? (Senior partner in the late firm of I- . K%*?E.JUKllLtftCo., Continues the manufacture and mI? i.f .>>n.i T\Vl A 2? L??7y*' of XV illiain hnabe A Co.. at the old stand Nos. I, a. .Sand 7 North Eutaw street op'?I^^^ ^i-'i Mf ^u'nw House, Baltimore. v ' Vo ii?u?.aUo J,,,lt ?Prned * "*w s,llr" Room at ^ii7rre ",r''ef- betweenCharles and I.wht ilenrl T?r Prf,,n,,,e" P??rtW occupied |.? Mr. llenry McCanery aa a muM? atore. where they wi I ,171 h*,Ml * ,Hr*'' aaaortmeut of plan. ^ . U , V I ,"1";1 gra"l' *V'1 M?"arc Piano Fort*a - alao, .XIclodcona from the liest inalera. from 4 toi octave, MHue with douNe k??, U*rda, dout>ie reeds an t stops to auit small churches. * Hem* extensively encaced m the mannfa. tiira of /literal tern.* *?'o|esalea,Hl reUMl.,m the moU 'VV"* VT' a?""l?? the Imcliest preminrn (?old inedai?at th? F air a ..< the Xlar? ian.l Institute tau aucoesaive *eara-<>ct?lH?r. 1RV,, an.l IR^n, ,.P .If'tLl'ili. V f"'lrteo'; and ?Msliteen piano* from somn ?.m""J.!'"11" r* rr,"n> Nrw ^ '"??>. Boston and Hal .T i n . " 7ZF,n\m*the first premium at the Industrial KxInlMtion held in Kichmotd. X'ir Ki;>ia. Ika? aiKl 'I hey have aiso le? ii awarded th? highest premium (silver medal) at the Metio politaii Mechanics' Ka^r for IP,?7. In addition to this w e arc in possession ??f teatimo nials from the most distinguished Profesaori and amateurs in Ihs mvntry, winch can he aeen at our ^Tr,rms* themselves and otliera of ine inch appreciation m which our inatruments are e\er\ where held. AH instruments are eit&rantced for five yeara. and a PnvilMc of exc ,anse isxranted within the first aix taontha front the <lay of sale if the lustruinentsdo n'K. Klve entire satisfaction. XX holesale dealers will find it to their advantage to five us a call liefore purcliasmc. I tanos excltau^ed, iiired. and toned. inaMfrdy XVM. K.NABK A CO. / MIKAP SKCOXFll-XNL) PlANOS -XVe have * ' in store six PIANOS, some of wind ^ liave Ijeeii used only a few months t>y mem HU-',4 l?er? of Lc.ngress' families. ni.J are now foi'fl % V V I sale very low, lieinjr Kreat Ijerpams: ^ Pianos, very pretty oases, at ?150 eacii 2 do common, at SJS each i. do t>e;iutiful rosew<Mid eaaes. scaroely soued 'h? tow mouths use they received, at 8200 each 2 do at $175 each. These Pianos are really treat !*?rraine.and all per fl'|fat of a reliaMe Piano aud a great (argaiu should call and see them. ' Also.nlwavs on hand, the largest, most complete, and reliable stwck of NEXV PIANOS of any eataU i Ushinent in this citv. STRT'Mwvnrff of -ML^Cand MFSICAI. IN STRlMtNrS. JOHN F. F.I,LIS, no3 3"K Pa. ar? bet. 9th and l<?th sts. I liave on commission, for a Phila nelphia manufacturer, a first-rate / ^ \ or- Pe*E^ CALF SKIN BOOT at .*3.7V full as grwid as those K \ T yi V-x-ri it ?,ri a Kr/n?h PAT A 1 ^ *?AI TKK Ht 53,.^, lis CCHkI MR any at 55; a first rate CALF GAITKR at ?2,5.': J'*e ''?"t poo<'a tliat is tor ever was) sold m the District for the price ; for the rr?of. c,nne and il t Term* positively cwsh. No extra ^ORK l?\T STnRP ^ebt?i. CaU al t!"' XKW iu!n^ayeTueTORE' ,,Wt ^ Best RI bBkRS for itentleinen *1. mar2?_tf ANTHONV. Agent. W P- HOOVFR'S IRON ||.\ I.L BOOT xitnp p. AND THI NK KSTABLISHMK\T 1_"_; ynorthside of Pennsylvania avenue, he tween 9th and loth streets.-l have this dax^Qfll Ph.ln^f h p " AIcC.urtl) A Son. Ill Ch. stuut at., Philadelphia. Pa., a splendid assortment of Ijidies*. Misses .anil Children s U A I T E K S boots SLiPI'KRSand BI SKIN T1KS,all^oolon ahaoea aijd styles, all for the spring trade. ' Those wishing a good and cheap article will do well to call and examine my stock before purchasing esewhere. as I ain determined to sell cheep for the CASH. Call early. T,";SS? ?" ?i?8 M IANTKLS, , . A !srn BEAUTIFUL STYI E ma mi fact itred from Slate Storie. b\ the \X*cst Caat !e il)n.:r!?if.h,KUT*';yAN't- Themt> >f?ntH? are enamel SerVocTuat* ,V A K .m^t'i^e ? perfect that Kiev challenge the closest scrutiny. They are ?o highly noltshed that tliev retain their infill 10 4 lo,,??r than inarlile ; are not injured by sin.>ke. coal ga?. or acids, and can ?>e sold much ?r^1^*T/?tha" ,UA^ke,? '>rice tanging rVeCx^3rit^^ doors Uilow Odd Fellows' Hall, up sta?r. ?lreet,i sept 12-1 r T. M HANSON. Agent N?TT!f.KL-^^E-i have a fewof those cheap Tt ?ILK r f?K I S on iuuid, which 1 wish^nTX - "f ?,,,lt. Also.#*/ OOBLLTS and other fi LASS XX'ARF.thatmpf must l?e sold preparatory to a change in ray \m hnsiness All that want lo buy cheap, nleaae aST! at h?tween 9th aud 10th streets. I enn. avenue. f?h 17?<?m JOHN McDKVITT Of late importation -we have a fresh supply of? S\X ISS (' IIEESE, in Cakes. rtMM rm v<K',n Roll": PuT"^? Kegs. 1 Kl .X K1.1.A, lu Buxea. And for sale l?y KING A BI RCHELL. ap ??" Conier X ermont avenue and 15th street, I 000 JER!MK WHITE MER ' v"/" CLR I (> I A I t?ES daily expected from ."New Jersey, and wi?. lie sold in lots tn snit purchas er"- , .r PUTER BERRY, may I-tf R5 XX ater street, Georgetown, I). C. pLLMBl.NG AND ?JAS FIXING. MILLER A CI NN1XGHAN. Penn. avenue, south side. Iietween unh snd 13th streets, liave just rec?M ved a complete assortment of goods in their fine CHANDELIERS, brackets, pendant?: DROP LIGHTS, FORCE and f.iFT PIMPS BATHING Tl BS.SHOXVER BATHf, BASI\< and SINKS. EATHERN and IRON Pt^ES It. Ac.; ail of which are of the newest and most ap proved patterns. Builders and others purchasing for cash, will hiKltneir establishment unequalled in the District of C olumbia for moderate prions and dis patch. neatness and efficiency of work. They respectfully solicit a share of the business ui their line from all; and. Item* XVashington trwdes inen Iwth by birth and apprenticeship, will take pron er pride in proving by their work that Plumbing and '?as Fixtures can he done l?y Washington mechan ics as cheaply and as well as b> any others in tn* I mt*d States. apTT tf Rectifying ESTABLISH.MENT.-Theun ftersitned tnken tm? method #?finforminr Liquor htted UP a RECTI FX ING ES l A KI.1SH M ENT in this city, and is now prepared to supply all those who may favor him with their custom. He has on hand a Targe stock of Brandies tun. XV ines. and Old XX'hiskevs. which he een self at as low a figure as the* can' be purchased for*i ther in Baltimore or Philadelphia. N. B. The subscriber has also on hand a large lot Of Kore?n lX-~?,oC.f.ft.R pA(JAV ian 14-6m* No. 96 Louisiana av.e. near 10th St. Til E IN DIG RN OU8 R ACES OF TH E EARTH, new chapters of Ethnological In quiry, by Messrs. Nott and /tlrfdoti. with ?^ntnbu tions by Professors I.eidy, Alfred Maury, Puissky, Meigs, an.l Acassiz. One large volume, numerous GBNTU:j.SN-SSkAi>V-MAl?LOTIn or Fixx OraLtTT. Our present large an-t extensive variety ?.f REAllY M ADE GARMENTS, of all rrades. for Spring and Su'timer wear. ofTers great indiioeiuents to citizens ami strangers wishing an iinmediate out fit at moderate prices. Also. SHIRTS and UNDER GARMENTS in great varieties. CLOTHINU made to order in superior short notice, much cheaper than the usual city pri ces. ? WALL A STEPHENS. 322 Penn. avenue, bet. 9th and loth sts. ap 24 11 nt el A News > ? WISHINGTACKLE.?HOOKS, LINES. RODS, r Reels. A c., a complete outfit just reoeived at the Housefurnishtng Store, <90 7th street. ap 15 G. FRANCIS^ JOSEPH GAXYLER,CABINET .MAKER AND J I'MtrHTAKKR.?Ready made Cof-/? u ?i fins constantly on Itand. FunereJa at - tended to,aud'titerineuts procured in the diflerent Temeteries. Furniture or rtf; script ion made to order. Oid Furniture Repaired and varnished. XYare- RooflU J82 PenD.avwo.'-^a iween l?t|| and Wth aireets. ?a wi