Newspaper of Evening Star, August 25, 1857, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated August 25, 1857 Page 1
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THE EV EN IN U STAE It PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERMOONt [EXCEPT SUNDAY,) AT THE STAR BUILDINGS Ctmir af Ftmmttlvanta mom, ?nd 111* WM?, Br W. D. WALLACE, and is ??rred to Mbecnbeia by oamen at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, jaraWe weekly to *? AieUi; served in paakacee at J7X oenle month. To max! ?ub*CTi<>er? th??nb?cnptM>n THREE DOLLARS AND FIFTY CENTS a yov in mdvanrt, TWO DOLLARS for lUt months, and ONE DOLLAR for three mouths; for Idi three months at the rate of 12K cents a vesfe. fIT-SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. THE KNIGHT OF THE SWAN. f Translate from German of Kelferfor N Y. Post J The young Countess of Cleve was deeply troubled and in great distress One of her vassals. an nudacious. insolent fellow, had not only presumed to renounce his allegiance to her, hut he had also made himself master of her cas tle and her liberty ; nay, he even demanded her hand, and therewith the dominion of her lands. She saw no means of saring herself from this rebellious subject; for no knight of her land would dare to throw the glove in challenge to an antagonist, from whose skill in fighting, cc I xualfigtj re and strength, no happy result could I be hoped for. Without ceasing, the distressed but Aevout woman addressed her prayer to h?aven. that a helper might appear to her in her trouble, and the heart of some good cham pion he aroused to contend for her good cause, and free her from the troublesome, importunate vaceal According to the tradition, It is said that there hung on her rosary a little silver Dell, with the wonderful peculiarity that its gentle tone increased in power and sound in the dis tance, but that in a particular direction only; and a remote king is said to have heard it like a call for help, and the summons to send up the Rhine assistance for the oppressed innocent. This demand, arising, perhap#, from a phan t-ism, the king considered an adventure for his ouly son, and it was embraced by him with that eagerness with which the noble knight of olden time seized every occasion to lend a protecting arm to the weaker, and especially to the women. A swan appeared on the waves of the stream ; it drew a boat by a golden chain, and. as if of fering itself for use. halted at.the shore, whence the king's son was looking wistfully into the mysterious distance. This appeared to the young man an evident sign and command of the higher powers to enter the bark, and scarcely was this done when the swan paddled swiftly up the Rhine and vanished Irom the sight of the king. At Cleve, in the meantime, the day had ar rived which the rebel, now lord, had nppointod for his marriage to the countess, nnd she could not avoid this fate, unless some knight should present himself bold enough to challenge the villain to mortal combat. Just when she. full of anguish, was obliged to attire herself for the cereuiony. and believed herself already lost, she i eheldfrom the windows of her high castle a swan towing a boat up the stream, in which lay a sleeping young knight. She immediately remembered that it had been prophesied to hor by a pious nun. that a sleep ing youth would sometime rescue her from great distress; and joyfully surprised, she was looking upon the wonder, when the beautiful stranger awoke, stepped on shore, and the swan immediately turning back, disappeared from her sight. The knight directed his steps to the castle, knelt on one knee to the countess, and )>eggod permission to fight for her possession. The maid gladly accepted his offer, and an appeal wa? made to the judgment of God, in the spacious court of the castle. Raging like a grim, wild boar, the vassal attacked the strange champion. Many a sympathizing heart, friendly to the woman, might well beat with anxiety at this apparenly so unfortunate contest, in which it appeared inevitable that tho youth, thongh adroit and valiant indeed, yet by no means equul in sire to his powerful antagonist, must be overcome. Bat the righteous cause prevailed; severely smitten by the sharp sword of the brave youth, the offender sank down dead, and then, amid the loud rejoicing of tho multitude, the victor knelt betore her he had so fortunately rescued. With looks of the most cordial love, she gave him her thanks ; but not with word* alone did she reward the hero, for after a few weeks, the happy youth led the countess to the altar, to be united with her in the firm bonds of wedlock. No loving wife could easily be happier than the countess was with her husband, who re quited her fondncs* with the most siucere fidel ity Only one thing disturbed the bli? in the countess's heart, namely, neither she nor any ? uo else knew from whence the knight came nnd of what descent he was. Before they were united she was obliged to give him the moit ??acred assurance that she would never question bim about his home and name, for on this ques tion?eo he with full warning informed her? was linked his destiny, and should >>he ever make the inquiry he mast leave her forever. The eounte?s had made it a point to conform to his wishes, and years passed by without dis turbance of her happiness, which was height ened by the growing of three sous, who promised to he an honor to knighthood. Bat the more manly and strong the boys be came. the more it pained the mother's heart that they should not enjoy the ancestral name? the name of their father who was unbouhtedly of high extraction. So once, when she could no louger resist the impulses of her heart, she im plored her husband not to leave his sons longer without the paternal name?for the humblest one amongst the people inherits from his father? and not to wait till they should be looked u(<on and despised as baatards lie must, therefore, no longer conceal his name, and whence he came. Wan and amazed he heard her words, and with painful emotion cried, 44 Wo to thee, un happy mother, what hast thou done ? The hap I-mess of us all is destroyed by thy words! rom this hour forth, must I leave thee and never return " Then he sounded his silver horn out on the waters, and it echoed far through the night. Behold! with the breaking morn, the swan appeared swimming on the waves, bat oot bringing blessings ?s before The hus band, the father, steppt*i in the boat, before the eyes of the horror-stricken, stupefied countess, and the mighty swan went back from whence he came, aud uever more was seen. Death soon matched away the forsaken wife in her sorrow, hat her sons became progenitors of noble lines, all of which to this day wear the swan upon their arms. Unrein or Min? Mat.?Miss Juliana May returns, we understand, on the first of Septem her. thus closing a long novitiate of study which fhe has been pursuing in Europe, nnd coming home t<> commence, in her own native land, her professional career As our readers are all i>r<rb?hly aware, from the frequent mention of her in this and o'her journals, her natural gifts. i?s a concert singer and prima donna, are very uncommon. Her voice is an exceedingly fine one in its quality, and of great compass, and t&e seal an?i industry with which she has taken advantage of the 44 means and appliances" for its culture abroad, have been th<jse of a verita ble enthusiast n the art. But the more special attraction which she will bring for our Ameri can public, is the elevation that will be given t?? the sentiment and expression of her music, hy the charms of refinement and education. A daughter of one of the best educated and most iutelloctually high-toned families in our coun try, she has all that can infuse soul and mean ing into else mere normal or mechanical music, nnd this, we venture to say, will be as great a difference as is made by tho samo elements in inauner and character. Miss May, in addition to these superiorities, is a young lady of most prepossessing personal appearanee. and, in fact, Lis more of the materials of success than falls often to the lot of an artist in her profeaaior. We shall hav?- more to say of her foreign attain i..enLr when her tirst apjwariuce shall have awakened, more immediately, the public in terest In her.? lluuus Juitruul. I sf"*The New York Mirror, speaking of the fashion prevailing at Cape May, of ladies going into the water promiscuously wi?h their boaux, and making regular engagements, as for a ?lance. to meet them on the he-rh or among the breakers, says there in one bright-eye* ?lU|. fJTV. fr?m. Baltimore, the be||e 0f *o?D,.re#s Hall, who is ''engaged ahead ' for bathing and dancing during the remainder of the season ? and sometimes, in order to keep the p?ace among her admirers, she has to bathe with three or four gentlemen of a morning, allowing each, by turn the felicity of floating or dnekinl her dear little figure. VOL. X. WASHINGTON, D. C., TUESDAY, AUGUST 25, 1857. NO. 1,435. VISIT OF A!* ENGLISHMAN TO THE U. S. STEAM FRIGATE NIAGARA. [From the Worrlngton (Eng.) Guardian, Aug. 1.] I We sailed close up to the Niagara, boarding her that we might see tho American leviathan, and also that wonderful cable which is to bind nations togother. On reaching her deck, we found her cuptain repeating to Lord Talbot a part of a speech by our Premier on the cable being likely to dispense with diplomacy. With a true seaman's politeness, he begged us to fol low him?to be for once like a flock of sheep? and he would show us all worth seeing, only the ladies must not run away with any of his tars. I llis state cabin wax the first place we entered, I and that we found he had all but given up to the scientific gentlemen who were to go with I him to see the cable laid. From thence we were taken through the midshipmen's mess room to the compartmeut fitted up for the cable, or rather for u part of it. On the captain intro ducing to the young gontlemen, "My Lord Tal bot, and the members of tho AllhoMjIogieal So ciety,'" a few of them rose and returned the sa lute , but most, with true American politeness, would not rise for either lord or ladies. The immense quantity of ropo. the beautiful way in which it was coiled, and the smallncss of its sire, were especial objects of interest. Can it be that that rope, not thickcr than your thumb, is to be under tho Atlantic, and convey messages from the one continent to the other ? I Yes; that is its intention, and our readers may see a part of it in our local museum. An in spection of the threo mighty engines whieh move the monstrous screw of the Niagara, was our next work. Then came the cooking appa ratus for tWO sailors and marines; after that tho lower decks of the vessel, and finally tho con struction of the cable was explained to us by Captain Hudson, in his own cabin, and the ma- I chinerv for paying out tho cable on deck. On deck everything had the appearance of a machine-making establishment. An engine was being erected upon it, and a series of drums and pulleys to prevent the cable running out too fast, in case of an accident. We found that it was perfectly true, as tho Times had said, that one part of the cable was spuu left handed, i and the other right?a thing, the captain said, which no sailor would have done. Another curious uiistako we learned. Tho receptacles in his vessel were made to hold 1,250 miles of the cable, but 100 miles had to be stowed on deck, owing to his half of it being spun the eighth of an inch thicker than tho other half. During our tour through tho noble vessel, Capt. Hudson enlivened the com]?any with his genu ine wit, delighted us all by his gentlemanly bearing, and made us personally feel, in sha king hands, and wishing him a successful voy age, that, in the words of an offieer of his sister ship, the Susquehannah. we wero parting with a man who was " every inch of his flesh, and every drop of his blood, a sailor and a gentle man." It will please many of our readers to know that, with a crew of 5U0. ho stowed the cable at double the prescribed speed, by relays, without trenching upon the Sabbath, which he refuses to violate. On leaving the Niagara, our band played Yankee Doodle,'' and hearty and long were the cheers we gave, returned with equal warmth by the sailors who manned the yards. There was one thing, remarked by all, to the dispar agement of the American crew. On our near ing the Niagara, her dccks swarmed with sail ors in a most dirty and idle condition. The dirt we might have overlooked, as the result of the cable stowing; but to seo the seamen of a Government ship lolling over the sides, hands in their pockets, or under their chins, some half shaved, others who never had been ; some with one kind of clothes, and some with another, badly contrasted with the remarkably clean condition of the men of the Hastings, lying not far off. DR. KAE UFON UR. KANE A.M)MK JOHN FRANKLIN. During the seventh day's exercises of the ! Scientific Convention Dr. John Kac. the dis coverer of the most authentic relies of Sir Johu Franklin's party, addressed the meeting He exhibited the few of the relics he had retained ?watch ease*, chains, a spoon marked with Sir J screit, and others?and recounted the man ner of their discovery. He had been employed lor four years by the British Oovernmeut on expeditions in search of some traco of the lost navigator, and had despaired of success before undertaking his last voyage, the main object of which was. to him, to attain additional geo ?graphical knowledge of that regiou. But ho ell in with Esquimaux who gave him informa tion ?>f the party, and procured for him many undoubted relics, all of which are now in pos session of the British government, excepting those he carried with him. He said he had not | the least hope that any of Franklin's party yet survive?no more than of those who perished in the steamer Arctic; because in the locality where they were known to be, it is almost im possible to find food of any kind, and even ex perienced hunters could not have survived. Dr. Kac believes that, aitcr wintering the first year at Beechy Island, Sir John Franklin attempted to carry out his plan by crossing I'eale's Sound, and reaching Behring's Straits. | His party was seen coming down Peale's Sound at a place near King William's Land. Dr. Kae thinks they must have perished from hunger , and scurvy. He mentioned that about that i time the English government found that a large quantity of tho preserved meat used on long voyages was putrid, and it is possible that th<j I i provisions aarried by Franklin may have been in a similm condition. He accounts for the disappearance of the bodies by the supposition that they must have been carried away by the melting of the ice, and that possibly tho final remains were devoured by wild animals. lie stated that Captain McCliatock. who is now en- | gaged on an expedition under the auspiccs of Lady Franklin, will endeavor to recover the written records of the party. Dr. Rae has no hope that this attempt will b? successful, as he learned from the Esquimaux that they had I i found a number of books with the other relics, | but that their children had destroyed them. J Dr. Bae was fortunate enough to find, in the ]M>ssession of a woman, two leaves, all that re mained?of a Bible, which showed that they really had among them some books of the party. I He also obtained a piece of wood on which was carved the name of Mr. Stanley, Sir John Franklin's surgeon, which piece of wood he carried to London, where it was identified by the manufacturer. Dr. Kae places implicit confidence in the statements of these Esquimaux, his experi ence among them having given him no reason to doubt their reliability. He attaches no val ue to the surmises of those who imagine the party may have been murdered, because he has fouud all tho Esquimaux east of the McKen tie river to be every way well disposed to the white*, and because his own party, which was much smaller, was never harmed. . He gave some extremely iutereetlng ^.articu lars of the manner and characteristics of the Esquimaux. Among other matters, Dr. Rao stated his be lief that Dr. Kane had made one unfortunate mistake?that of using tents instead of building snow houses, like the inhabitants. The latter, he said, are infinitely more comfortable, and, moreover, the use of tents makes it nece*?ary for i eaeli man of a partv to earry live times as much M would be necessary with the other j arrangement- , A ran* Kn>.?Among the many rare curiosities ou exhibition at the t*an Franci*- I co Museum. says the Petersburg, Va. Impress, is 1 i a rattlesnake, belonging to a *}>eciea found only 1 ' In Brazil, which issaldto have the Grange habit 1 o ' approaching women lowing Infants, and draw ing the breast of the mother while asleep, pre- | senting the rattle meanwhile for life child to pl*y with, should it cry or attempt to disturb litem. Shrewd and clrvtx snake that, if the statement be J true, but we very much doubt its correctness. A Plxa ro* t:trcr?iBKis ?A champion of rhl* much-slandered vegetable has appeared in "Lif* Illustrated.* He says that not only are cucum bers harmless, bnt they act benHle tally on Ibe system, and specially Invigorate the menial lh? ulu?r? *bU clwar the fcraiu. ' ' POR RENT AtfD SALE. V ,-H>R RKNT-A RARK CHANCE-Now un _ der construction, 12 large and Airy rooms, with ill the conveniences of water and lights. The loca tion is in the principal business square or the city, ind t he rooms are well adapted for Dentists, Dagner reoty pists, Offices, fto. Also, a convenient ana airy Basement, suitable for any light business. The whole finished and well lighted in the most improved manner, after the New York styles. WALL ft STEPHENS, No. 322 Penn. avenno. between 9th and au 18 lm 10th its., entrance on D at. I70R RENTON REASONABLE TERMS.?A BUILDING suitable for a private boarding house, and situated on south side Penn. avenue. Ik? tween4.Hi and 6th streets. The inside is handsomely Jecorated and newly painted. Gas lights are in pvery room, and the nouse well supplied with hot urn! cold water. Apply to POLLARD WEBB. No.51"7th street. an 13 FOR RENT.?The three story BRICK HOUSE situated on '5th street, opposite the new exten sion of the Treasury department. a?nl within a step i?f Penn.avenue aigl Willnrd*' Hotel. Thejiouse contains in good rooms. t>esidos store room and vaults for fuel. The location in one of the best in the city for a professional gentleman or a business stand. Apply on the premises, No. 474. au 17-tOct * f^OR SALE CHEAP- A oomforta!.le BRICK DWELMNG. situated on the northeast oorner of 4th and N streets north. Price $1,150; hall in cash, balance in nix and twelve months, or if all paid in cash less will bj taken. Apply to.POLLAKD WEBB. NoJ>l27th street._ au 3-tf I^OR SALE.?My RESIDENCE on the corner o New Jersey avenue and C street south, Capitol Hill, fronting on the avenae 152 feet 9 inches, and on U street south anfifeetll inches, And containing nearly M,?K) square feet. may 8-tf VV. F. PHILLIPS. FARM FOR SALE.?A p^ece of hne LAND on Rock Creek, in Montgomery county, Md., six miles from the heights of Georgetown, adjoining the lands of Messrs. Perry. Wood, Bestor, Nowlea, Bohrer, and Hawkins. 112%acres. A beautiful loca tion ; partially unproved; new house; 13acrisrioh creek bottom, and soma fine yellow-pine timber. It can be divided, if desired. Call and see the prenti ?es those who desire to purchase. je 4-tf l^UK RENT.?A modern built HOUSE, contam * nig 12 riMima, comfortably furnished, in a delight fu! ana airy location, fronting one of the public res ervations, and commanding an extensive view of the Bitv, the river, and Georgetown. It has gas through out; water and bath-room. Toacareful tenant the rent will l>e moderate. Inquire at 1 street, seo r?nd door from 12th street. je24-tf IPOR SALEOR RENT.?THEDE8IR A BLE RESIDENCE on the corner of F and 21st sts., together with the Grounds surrounding it. The House contains sixteen rooms, has gas throughout, and furnace. The slabie w.li he sold or rented with the house if desired. The lot the house stands on is 5n by 13R feet, but the purchaser can have more land ir desired. Also, for Sale?The LOT OF GROUND on the oorner of F and 19th streets, and LOTS on !9th,near F street. Apply to CHUBB BROTHERS, ap 8-tf A VALUABLE FARM FOR SALE.-For sale A FARM of 643 acres, in Cuipeper Coun ty. Virginia, one mile from Mitchell's Station on the Alexandria and Orange Railroad. The soil is natu ral ly excellent, and ma* economically and easily be improved, so that it will produce as fine crops as ire grown anywhere in the United States : 115 acres in heavy timber, much of it suitable for ship timber, for which there are markets to lie reached by means of the railroad ; also, a large quantity of oord wood that may be gold to the Railroad Company at remu nerative Prices. The buildings rue all on a hill, and, sr>th small repairs, limy l*e mad.* comfortable for the residence of a family The place is well watered, md embraces every desirable convenience. As one )f the joint owners of this Farm now resides in the \Vest, and is determined to sell it, it will t>e sold a ;reat l<argain,on very accommodating terms. Persons disposed to purchase ma* inquire for fur ther particulars to W. I). WALLACH, editor of the Star, Washington City, who knows the prem ises. jy 8-tf Wood and Coal. ^OAL! COAL!! COAL!!! Now afloat.a cargo of White Ash Eeg^OAL, ahich will be sold at a reduction of twenty-live c h. ?n the ton if taken from the vessel. 2240 n*. to the ton. R. W. BURR, Coal anil Wood Dealer, an 22 tt* cor 7th street and Mass.ave. r^OAL! COAL!! COAL!!! The subscribers are now "prepared to furnish their customers, and all who mar favor them with their orders for Coals of ary size or kind they may want, of as good quality as comes to this market. Also, a good supply of WOOD, at No. 475 l<*th j'reet, lajtween D and E streets, and Potomac Bridge. ? Coal 2,240 lbs. to the ton. au M-2aw*'-w J. S. HARVEY ft CO. CUMBERLAND COAL. Orders will be received for cargoes, half cargoes, ?nd quarter cargoes of the l>est quality CUM HE R - L A Nli COA L, in lump, or the ruu of the mines, at the very lowest casu prices. JONAS P. LEVY. Wine, Liquor,and Grocery Store, an 2^-tf No. 551 12th street, corner of B street ONE CARGO CUMBERLAND COAL, just received. T. J. A W. M. GALT. au 2" 2w N. W. corner 12th and C sts., No. 5t7. C^UMBEIll-AND COAL.?Now discharging, luC > tons Cumberland Coal. CASTLEMAN ft BRO., ir fnrv?r Rfh and It *fs.. opp. National hotel. CUMBERLAND COAL. Just received a superior article of CUMBER LAND COAL, assorted in qualities suitable for family, steaming, and blacksmith purposes, all of *hioh will lie disposed of on the most aooomnoda ting terms. G.L. SHERIFF, au 19-1 w Yard west side 4>a St., at Canal bridge. QHINA, GLASS, AND EARTHEN WARE. R. II. MILLER, SO?Tft CO., 1 MPORTFIIS, A t. EX A TtDRT A, \ A,, lpoTXIIave received tw> instalments of tlieirf=) f ill supplies from the English Potteries,Vjt/ and win coututue to receive accessions to J a?e their stock till the business season sets in. R. H. Millkk. Son ft Co. can assure their friends ind customers that their stock shall be of the most lesirable description, and that th?*ir prices will coru >are favorably with those of any dealers in their line n any other market in the United Srates. R. H. Millrk. So* ft Co. have prepared them lelves to oiler to merchants every inducement to nake their purchases in their tine. WINDOW GLASS. They Ira ve just reoeivcd via Antwerp and New k'ork.from the great iivinu factory of'Rmii," New Itruss" ts.U4nlK.xes FretuJi Window Glassof supe rior quality and of ilitfeient thicknesses, which they itve imported uuder such circumstances as toeuable hem to offer a superior article at very moderate >riee? _ a g 21 t f |,V\LL STYLE FOR 1857. Now ready at STIN'EMETZ'S, 23H Pennsylvania ivenue, near (the corner of 'J'hir ;?'enth. the most popular Fall styles ?f Dress, or Moleskin HATS, to *-hicii tie invites partn-tilar attention. Having established the cash sys Qin. and fiuding it to work well, he will oontinue to make a aisoounlof( iY% pe* cent, upon ?h? actual market >nce. making the hat sold for fct (and iot unfreqnently for for the low price of &9iSiv i si14tit variation in oua ity for $.>, and for a luperior quality for the money. A good assortment of FELT IIATS, ('A PS, ftc. ilways on hind, B. H. ?TIN EMETZ, aug 21-tf 2~y Penn. ave. near 13th street. Hvgeia hotel, OLD POINT COMPORT.Va, This most dolightful Summer resort?the "bright Hrtioular locality of all the sunny South"?A ? A s now the sole property of the under-wclAw signed, and will be opened on the 1st ofj??|?JL June next, and each successive /une following. I engage to make it to the seekers fiw keaith, rocraa :um, gaiety and g<H>d living, supremely attractive. For health, uo mountain retreat can be safer at any ttaso* u.f tktytar. It is as exempt from disease iu August and September :ii.d October as in Aprii.May >r June. Indeml the first three are hifiuitely the nost ploasaut of the soason. The weather is milder, ihe sea breeae t?lmi?r, ami the liixun?*s of the salt water are to be bod irf finer quality and is greater profusion. There is no utore inviting spot ou the wliole Atlantic se&buard. it la striotly true of it what the poet hath said : ? Oh ! if there tie an Elyaium ot earth, it is thia, it ia this!" Drs. Archer. Jarvie, and other armv surzeons at he post. lion. Dr. Fnuieis Mallory, Drs. Seiuple, ??imliiiis, Sheild, Hope, and Vaughan.aud mdood the nrhole medical Faculty resident in the vicinity of ' I'ort Monroe, all certify that they '' knvt never cmuifn a rats oj bUlious or agm and ftvtr te ori tinati tktrt, and that at all se??um.s it i* the ualtMest iput on tht fact of (/<? sarfA." rSoe heir certifioatas in De Bow's Review, Soutfieru l'ianti*r, and American Farmer.) may 22 (tEwftlaw2m JOS. SEGAR, Proprietor. IV' FONT S GUNPOWDER. I ' I am all tttn^" anpplie<l with all the varinna kMi if |)U FONT'S GUN POWDER, and am prepared o suppiv the same many quantity to parties wanUm, m the moat favorable terms. W. ALBERT KING, Agent for the District of Colnmbia, No.35 Hifth atreet, smt 1t-ff t Intel.A States V Georgetown. I). C._ HUMPHRIES ft^IUNNIMAN, II On Fonrth atreet eaat, t>etween E and F, CariTOL HiT.t, iave fitted ?p tiwir plaoe, whiah will be oeen d?uly :a viaitora, aud every Monday afternoon for thoae who wish to engace in the English Quadrilleaor Uorman Waltxea, will fiud an opportunity to do ao :here. Webef*a Band haa been encaged for the aea ?on. and wmI be in attendimoe. They hare on hand and onaatantly making the purest Larger to be obtained tn the eity. je n-3m EDUCATIONAL. MISS W AUG AM AN'8 ? , SFLrCT SCHOOL Ao. 443 12fA street, bttwerm G and H struts. W ill re-open on Tuesday, September 1st. an21-2w* DITTENHOUSK ACADEMY. *1. Indiana avenue, near 3J street. The next academic year will commence September lit. O.C. WIGHT, au 21-eo3w Principal. MRS. UELL'S SEMINARY FOR YOUNU LADIES, Corner of L and 10rA streets. The next session of th s Institution will commence on th? 1st of September, lii57. Competent and efficient Professors will, as hereto fore, l?e engaged in every department. Further particulate can l>e obtained by applying at theSeminary. au 21-dtA-eo3w rjpiIK UNION ACADEMY The regular duties will be resumed September 1st. Z. Richaku*, Principal, A. U. Wilkinson. Asst., A. C. Richards. Asst., A. Zappone. Mod. Lu. THE UNION FEMALE ACADEMY. Mrs. Z. Richard*. Prin., Miss M.J. Wilcox,Asst., A. Zappoxe. Mod. Languages. au iS-eolm Young ladies seminaryT Corner of Montgomery and Dunbarto* sts., Georgetown , L). C. Mhs.Grn. WHEELER, Principal. The dutioa of this Institution will be resumed on Tuesday, September 1st, when a share of the publio patronage is respectfully solicited. _an M-eotSeptl5

?_J.EORGETOVVN IKEMALE SEMINAKY " T i- OR SALE OR RENT.?This institution,'so long known as a first class Seminary for young la dies,) being vac&iit, is ottered lor sale or rent,(sale preferred.) Mi?s English, by whose efforts it was built up and for many yeara so prosperously and usefully con ducted, in consequence of impaired health, desires to relieve heraell of all responsibility in connexion with it. The buildings are commodious and furnished for a l&rze boarding aud day school. Should any person whosb character is a guarantee for a first-class Seminary, open it as such early m September, a number of pupils wiii be secured and the community here accommodated. Such an opportunity is probably no where 6tse to be found for success in a like undertaking. Address RICHARD HENDERSON. Agent, care of Miss L. S. English, Georgetown, D. C. an 15 eotf SELECT FAMILY SCHOOL FOlTvoUNG LADIES. ENGLISH AND FRENCH, iYo. S'O Fstreet, Washington, D. C. Principal. DONALD MACLOED, A. M.. T'niver sity of Glasgow, formerly Head Maaterof Ravens croft College and Ash Wood School, and Prolnssor of Rhetoric and Belles Lettres in the Columbia Institute. Tins SoWsjI will bo opened on tho secord Monday of Septemlicr next, for the reception of a limited number of lb>ard me Pupils and Day Scholars, who will l>e treated, mail respects, as members of the Principal's family. The design is to offer to yotmir Indies from a distance all that is included in the name of "Dome," and to extend to the Day Scholars the advantages of Home influence. The Session" will beein on the second Mocday of S*?ptem'>cr and first Monday of February, in each year. The vacations will extend through the months ol July and August. Circulars containing full information may l?e ob tained at the principal (xtokstures, and will l>e for warded l>> mail, to uny address, on application, au 8-tf I? EM aITe ENfG LlSH A N DPR KN CII COL LEG1ATE INSTITUTE. Washington, D. C. Hiram Corson. Principal, in charge of English and Classical Departments M'me. C. Rollin Corson, Teacher of French, Spanish, and German, Dewing and Painting. M'lle Mathii.dk Emilie Rollin, Assistant Teacher of French. The duties of thin Institution will be resumed on Monday, the 7th of September, IH57. Circulars can bo obtained at the Book and the MusicStores. jySl-lin* E~ MERSON INSTITUTE, H street, hetirem \2tfi and 13/A. Select Classical and Mathematical School eok Mors. The Exercises of this Institute will be resumed September 1st. The numlier nf pupils is limited. For further particulars address au 4-1 til CllAS. U. YOUNG, Principal. GEORGETOWN Cl.APMCA L A N I) MATII KMATiCAL ACADEMY. The duties of this Institution Mill be resumed September 7th. 7-aawtf P. A. BOWF.N. Principal. IVIKS. HLRR'S SCHOOL FOR YOUNG L.V 1?1 DIES.?No.391 H street, betweeu 13th and Mth streets west, will re open on MONDAY, Septem Iier2lst. jy ti-Iaw.lnw* CULPEPER FEMALE SEMINARY. Ci'LriUK Court House, Va.. Undor the Instruction and Superintendence of the MISSES FOR NE RET. Tina School will be re-opened on the 1st of Sep fenit>or, law, for the reception of Hoarders and a lew day Scholars. The object in view is to extend to nil who apply and are admitted, a thorough rtnd useful education. No pains will Ite withheld from giving the young Ladies such instrnelions as will adapt tliein lor every duty and emergciior of life. While the ornamental branches will not be neglected, the solid and fundamental principles of heart and head education will bo the apccial objccts of arduous at tention. Female education has now taken spelt a firm hold on public attention, that, to proclaim its advanta<es. would lie to portray a degree of ignorance not com patible with modern improvement. The elevating influence of female education is felt and acknowl edged by every admirer of female excellence: hes i'ntc then, no longer, to bestow on your daughters those advantages that are uidispensible to their ad vancement and success through life. As the School increases, the number of Teachers will be also increased: thereby securing every aux iliary to the rapid advancement of the Student. Every effort will be put forth to maintain the high tone aud character of the School. Appropriate hours will be set apart for study and daily exercise. The discipline will be mild and per suasive, but very firm. Two Saturdays are appoint ed every month for the girls to visit aud make pur Chnsas. The Gospel is preached froni four different pulpits,affording to each the privilege of attending the Church of her choice.. No influence will l>e ex erted to control the religious prejudices of the pu fiils. While practical Christianity will form the >asis of their instruction, the selection of Churches and Saf>l?a'. h Schools will l>e submitted to the decision of parents and pupils?the variety of religious priv ileges here, will not fail to offer satisfaction to a!!. No Scholar will he taken for a shorter term than fi vemouils admission will be obtain- d*any timedur liik the session, and charged only from the tune of entranoe. Half the tuition and boarding fo<* must be paid in advance, in order to cover the expenses of the School. Terms For Ten Mo*tim, Hoard, (including fire and light*).. _.IJ12nnn English branches for advanced Scholars no Eng1 isli branches for amaii Soliolars. 25 On Music on Piano... if* no Use of instrument 10 0I> French lo no Washing extra. No deduction made but in case of protracted sick ness. References. Rt. Rev. Bishop Johns, Alexandria, Va. Rev. Thomas Le-ivell, Madison county, Va. Rev. Mr. Earnest, Orange cotuity. Va. Rev. John W. George,Lulpepor, Va. Rev. Jos. Carson, " " Rev. John Cole, ; " v Dr .Alex. Pavne, " Clias. E. Ligntfoot, Esq., " Thomas S. Alcocke, Esq., ** Belheld Cave, Esq., Madison county, Va. Thomas A. Robinson. Esq.,.Orange county, Va. Dr. Edwin Talialurro, " " Hon. John S. Pendleton, Culpeper county, Va. Judge R. H. Field, r* Dr.C. W. Ashby, ? " Dr. Alfred Taliaferro, " 44 ?? Edward li. Hill, Esq , . . ".. '? " L. P.Neia?n.Ea<i.f " '? Col. John B. Baldwin, staanton, Va. Instrmrtiona on the Guitar, in Drawing and Paint ing will Inj given by a competent Teacher, should a class sufficiently large lie formed. an 6 I in It ? < ?? Yolng ladies institute. EXULTS if ASrb FRENCH. ? No.490 EStuket, Washington, D. C, The subenbor has taken charge of this frwtitution, laiclr under the caro of the Rev. S. H. Miriok:lhe course of instruoiion will be thorough, and wm not differ from Uiat pursued by the former Principal. Tbc Schofestinyear wilfliegm on tho second Mon da* of Scpieinlier, and close ou tne last Friday of June iaeach year, A limt-od number of pupils wil) l?o rcceivetl into the family of the Principnl, and every eflort will Ih? uinde to render th<<m comfortable aud happy. Cm oiais can l>e obtained at th? principal look slores, atul at the rosidenoe of th.' principal. CJMkKLRS U. NORTON, A. M. The snlmcriber takes great pleasure in rooornmend inr (o his hite patrons and to the puWIio, Mr. C. H. Norton^s a gentleman amply qiiaJi hod to take charge of the Young Ladies lustitute. au 3-?olin S. II. MFR1CK. MY STOCK OF BOOT*} AND SHOES being about rue largest in this city at thia^^t* I imA anH liawm- I'*? * * " its aooui tne largest in this e?ty at time, and having tieen purchased liefore theSHJ rise hi Leather, oau l? solil at alsiut I5to20w^lj Croeat. less than goods puroltased at this" na. Call and examine for y oursel ves. at 8. P. HOOVER'S, ie 11 Iron Rail. Pa. ava. list, ath and loth sts. ONE SECOND HAND MELODEON VERY low. Also, five new ones, for aale or rent upon reasonable terms. JOHN F. ELLIS, au 4 3N6 Penn. ave., bet. Wh snd loth sts. EDTJCATIOIfAL. THK MISSKS F18HKRS will re-open their School on Septeml>er the lat. Plain and Fancy Needle Work anti Embroidery taught. an 24-3t ^CHUOL.-The aul?scril>ers will r<iumf lb? du ties of their School on the 1st of September, at their residence *o 11th street, between I. and M at*. Bonn! can be obtained in the Tamil; for two or three littlef?oys. MTA.& S.QUINCY. au 24-'w* THE COLUMBIAN COLLEGE* 1 Washington. P. C. The Anmnl Seasionof this Institution will ornn menoe on \\ eduesday. the thirtieth <J*h> of Sep tem!>er. Student* will be examined for entrance on the Monday and Tuesday previous. The Prepar-ttory Department of the Institution will open on Wednesday, the ninth <9th?of Septem l>er. It will lie under the supervision of the College officers,and will be provided with the l<est instruc tion. For admission, or for further information, appiy to the President, at the College. mi 24-sw S. PRENTISS. Registrar. C CENTRAL ACADEMY. Corner of K and Tenth streets. The exercises of this Institution will commence September 1st. The number of students is limited, ni.d each will receive particular attention. au?> lm* SII.AS MERCHANT Prm. LIN TON ACADKMY. BKOKfiKTOWN, s . Georgk Arsui.d, M. A., Principal. This School heretofore conducted by Rev. T. W. Simpaon wi!l be re-opened on M?inlu, Septe?nt*r the ith. Circulars may !>eporcuredat the Drugstore of Mr. R. S. T. Cissel. Georgetown. au 14-lin* CULPEPKR MILITARY INSTITUTE, Near Cpi-pri-ee Cocrt HorsE, Va. The seoond sesnon of this school will commence on the 1st day of September, ta?7. A sraduateofthe University of Virginia, adopting the mode of in struction pursued in that institution, will have charse of the departments of Ancient and Modern Languages; while a graduate of the V. M. Institute, who has hud considerable experience in teaching, will give instruction in Mathematics. Natural Phi losophy, Chemistry, and lower English branches. The course of studies will be as follows: Preparatory Class. Spelling. Reading, Writing, Arithmetic. *Jeogra phy. Grammar, History, Algebra, Latin Grammar, Greek Grammar. Third Class. Mathematics, English i?rnmm&r. Arithmetic, H:? tory, Latin, Greek, French. Secosd Class. Mathematics. Natural Philosophy. Chemistry, History, Latin, Greek, French, Spantsn. First Cla?s. Mathematics, Natural and Moral Philosophy, Chemistry. Geology, English Literature, English Grammar. Rhetoric, Logic, Infantry and Artillery Tactics, Geography, History, Latin, Greek, French, Spanish. Every Student on enteritis will be subjected to a careful examination, and will then be assigned to that class u> wmcli his proficiency entitles him ; and no one will be allowed to pass to a higher class un less he gives evidence o( a thorough knowledge of the subjects containtd in the preceding. The discipline will Ihj necessarily ri^id, but the comfort and convenience of each memi-cr of the school will be duly lespected There will l>e daily military exercises. Inii care will be taken that they do not interfere with the Academic duUes. Terms: Board, Tution. Washing. FnH, Lights, for ten months, .>!?'. Payments seini-aimuaily iu advance. For r?ooinmeud.-itioii* and further particulars, see circulars. CHARLES E. I.IGHTFOOT. V.M. I.. Superintendent and Instructor in Mathematics and Natural Sctenoes. J. W. GILLESPIE, University of Va., Instructor in Ancient and Modern Languages. References. We have the privilege of referring to the following: Faculty of Virginia Military Institute, (?en. William H. Richardson. Richmond City. Prof. Maupin, University of Virginia. Prof. Harrison, do Prof. Gildersleeve, do Prof. Scheie le Vere, do Prof. McGutly, do Prof. Lncian Minor, Wilhnmnnd Mary College. Rev. John Beradus. Charlottesville. Mr, John Hart. A. M.. do John Buuter. Esq., Louisa county. Col. John Woollolfc, Orange county. J lev. \Vm. S. White, D. D.f Lexington. lev. Win. N. Pendleton, do Jaines Rarlsnir, Esq., Culpeper. Col. Wni. B. Tahaf'rro, (iloneestor. W . D. \\ allach. E?|., W ashmrton Uity. Gen. Cieo. Cooke, mi A. Bell, Esq.. do Maj. Henry Hill, 1*. S. A., New Vork. R.S. Voas. E><|.. Rappk. county. Capt. James Stark, do The Citizen*of Culpeper. Jy 15-eotf Pianos, Ac. J\ WITH BY THOSE \VHl> A IMA.NO FORTE.?I bare now instorej^ g jr| ? A C A H ll-A CHANCE RARELY MET i I' the following great tttirirniiis : Two superb Pihiios, four round corners, rosewixnl cases, seven octaves, used ouiy a few months. I will sell thcinat $1.5 less than their price seven months since. A l>eatitilul seven octavo Rosewood Piano, jron frame, round corners, for The afiove Pianos are sold tor no feu It, but be - longed to families who have removed to the west, aud (HI them with us to be told. They are reslly and truly great bargains. We are prep ired to give a written guarantee with them, and will, at any fu ture day, exc&vnuo, if parties are not satisfied. Also.'a fine second-hand Piano of Ballet A Divis* make, for &J?>, used but eighteen months, and coat Also, two second-hand Chickering's for 8175 cach, at Its Great Piano Wareroonisof JOHN F. ELLIS, au 19 30Ti Penn. ive.. l?et. 9th and 10th streets. \1T G. METZEROTT has now on hand a lar*e ?* ? asaorinient of PI A \<>F<mTES.((^*fcn by Koseiikrana. Bacon A HaveuAnd ^m.f^wvTj Miller. Also, seveial second hand Pianos* ? ? ? ? which he will sell for cash, or on monthly payments. Pianos and Melodeons from to One sec ond-hand Melodeon for 8?'. Pioauofortes L*r tcui. Tuning by Mr. Ketune. au 1? pIANO FORTE INSTRUCTION. Mr. W. H. PALMER continues to add new mem bers to his classes. Apply to Mr. PAL MER, at his Rooms over Faruham'sw Bookstore, Tuesday, Wednesday, Fri-* - - day, and Saturday, between Wand 6 p. m. Terms 55 per quarter. ao 25 tf if1 OLD MEDAL PREMIUM ** PIANO FORTES. WILLIAM KNABE, (SeiiK r partner iu the late tirm of Kjiabf, 'iaeiit.E A Co., Continues the manufacture and sale of grand and square PIANO FOR TES, underMie name of William Krmt?e A Co., at the old stand, ft'os. 1, 3, 5 and 7 North Eutaw street op posite the Eutaw House, Baltimore. They have also just opened a new Sale* Room at No*r? Baltimore street, between Charles and Light afreets, on ?he premises partly occupied by Mr Henry MoCaifery as a music store, where they will keep constantly on hand a lar^e assortment of plain and highly-finished grand nnd square Piar.o Fortes* also, Melodeons, from the (?est makers, from 4 to ft oc.tave, some with double key tmards, doul?Je teeds, and stops to suit small chure-hes, Be*ng extensively engaged m the manufacture o Pianos, we will sell wholesale and retail, on the mos liberal terms. Our Pianos were awarded the highest premium (gold medal)at the Fairs of the Maryland institute two successive years?Or toiler. 1KS5, and ldjt>?tu op position to fourteen and eighteen pianos from some of the best niakers from New York, Boston and Bal timore. We were also awarded the first premiums the Industrial Exhibition held in Richmond, Vir ginia, 1U55 and 1U5G. They have also been awarded the highest premium (silver medal) at the Metro politan Mechanics' Fair for IC57. In addition to this we are iu possession of teetimo ntals from the most distinguished professors and amateura in the oountry, which can he seen at our ware rooms, speaking for themselves and others ol the high appreciation in which our mstrumenta are every where held. All instruments are guaranteed for five years, and a privilege of exchange is granted within the fust six tnout bs from the day of sale if the instruments do not give entire satisfaction. Wholesale dealers will find it to their advantage to tive us a call l?efore purchasing. Pianos exchanged, hired, and tuned. mar 16-lf WAI. KNABE A CO. ]\T I No. SR4.1 laOTICE OF THE REMOVAL OF THE LAND OFFICE FROM OJIBWA TO OTTER TAIL CITY. IN THE TERRITORY OF MINNESOTA. In accordance with tho provisions of the act of Congress entitled "An act authorizing ehati.es in the location of I ami Ofbces," approved Jd March, ia?B. it is herebv dectarwf and male known that the otlioo fo?- the "Northwestern Du>tr*rt-" in thoTer ritoiy uf Minnnsota. will l>e removed from ihe tomn of OjiBwa to OTTva Tail Citt. in ***1 Territory. at ai tarl<y u ftriad at prusticuAlr. Further not ice ?m to t he precise tune oi removal will l>? issued l>y tire register and reoeiver lor mu?1 district. ? Giren umler my hanrl.at the prty of AN ashtngfon, this luthday of August. A. D. Ik'>7. By order of the President: ...... _ THOS. A. HENDRICKS. Commissioner of the GonoraJ l?and o&oe. au 2ntaw#!w 11AMS,SIDES,SHOULDERS, AND LAR D. Jiist received. Hams, Sides, and Shoulders.and I Aril and fresh Butter; extra supeifine Flunr Itrown and white Sugars ; Coffee, K ice. Soap, an i Caudles, and Syruniand a general a???rtiueut ol Family Groceries, W ines, and Liquors, hy fy Ww. AM WHi utT+M.'iJvmetnf n St reel, pi A N OS F O R R EN T. ~ ~ "" JOHN stf.l3?MP, ,v., THE WEE kL * STAtt. Thia exoellent Family and Neva Journal?ooo taming a greater variety of lBtereettag reading thaa aae he (band u any other?ta paMiebed ea ftatarday morning. Simlaoopy,per fl n Five oopiea n!^ 'I en Copies . _ ? Twenty oopiea _ - L_/~Lajh. iiituiult in attanck. wo ?*2*57 tn.E* inelnbe raised imnni neighNwa eiiBOQt the intfrTMtiov of a ac er<* fu will be .nfprnrmbjy eontaira the "Wash ington Neva' that haa made the Dau.t Stab oirca late ao generally throughout the country. tETSingle oopiea (in WTBBpera) can be procured at ice. LJ. MIDDLETON, ICE DFALSR, Office and De pot?Sooth writ oorner of Fard l?th Streets. Waahington. ** li t/ ICE! ICE!! ICE!!!?The anderaigned reepeotfuU ly inform his Irieods and the pubiie generally, mat he is now prepared to furuish families aud otnetd through the season I with the heat qualit* ?f ICK, delivered in any part of \\ as In l.kI on and (tcorge town. ar.d guarantees to five entire aatiafhct ion. Ordera to he left with Kidwill A Lai-hrics corner 141 h street and Pennsylvania avenue: Gfo. F. Kipwkll & Co., 14th street; J. B. Drtu gist. i'ei.tia. avenue, l?twe?ii lifth and 3-th streets : GkorgkSirtz.Ncw York avenue, Iwtween loth and lllh streets; Kobt. A. Patmk. Drumtt, corner 4t h and Mass. aveuue; and with tna aubaonher, No. S I irst street, Georgetown, where loe oar. he bad at all times. T. N. KI DWELL. Dentistry, 4fcc. |\ENTIJ?TKV. Lr DR. STEPHEN BAILY, Ornny No. i? f k>sm i.vam* Avimri, Tare* doors from iuk bum. Da. BA1L\ be?s ieave to inform the public that fa can f>e been at all houra.at hisoffioe, located aaal>ove. He feels assured that an rxpenenoeof fifteen years' practice, with the large numlierof patieiita,ati<{ treat variety of difficult cases that he has treated suooeaa fully, will enaltfe him to aurtnouut aiiy difficulty, scientific or otherwise, relating to the Teeth. Hie own experience oonhnning the opinion of luary men eminent in the profession, and especial.) Drs. Harna and J. and I". Parrnly, lias led him. long since, to dis card all mercurial preparations for fcl.inr Teeth.also all Enamela, Gutta Percha, India Ruhlier, and Ce ments for the construction of Contiruoua Gum Teeth, and that Porceliaii, mouutcd on Gold Plate, is the only reliable sut?tance that can !>e worn in tha mouth, as was most conclusively shown by the iaat American Dental Convention. Althongh he flatters himself from his long rest* denoe and prsctioe in Washington, he is favorably known to hia numerous friends and patrona, he begs leave to refer them to the following TESTIMONIALS: From the late Rector of the Church of Epiphany of thia city Dr. Steph*!* Baily : Dear Sir? I desire to ex presa my esteem for you peraonallv, and my confidence in you as a superior dentist. The operations executed for ine have been highly satisfactory. I hope that yoia may receive the patronage from my frienda and tha public that your aktii ao well deaerves. Washington, Aug. *, ^"j^.'n&NCH. From one of the oldest firms in Baltimore, Meaara. Boxes, Cot man & Co. Having employed l)r. Stephen Bai'y. Surgeon Den tist, of \\ ashington city, to execute for rre ar. im portant and difficult piece of work, which he u d to iny entire satisfaction, and in view of the (act that one of the most distinguished memliersof the Dental College of Baltimore, failed, after repeated tnais, to - ? rivea ire ienoe aud BOGGS. Extract frot^a cote reoeived fnm the late Hon. John M. Cla* ton. ^ ^ , I". S. Senate. Aug. 19, istf. T!:e teeth yon made for me work admirably ; noth ing oouid be uetter. Very ciatelully. JOHN M. CLAYTON. T? those that seek relief from the maiadies of the teeth. I can cheerfully recommend |>r. S. BsiIt a? a superior Dentist: he made a set of poro*iian teeth for one ot my faimlv, and plugsed several teeih for myself, and the work has al! stood well for more than ten years. ROBERT T. NIXON, of the Va. Conf. of the M. E. Church South, Aenl 19,1856. \Ve, the undersigned, having had occasion to avail ourselves of the professional skill ?>f l>r. S. Haily, Surgeon Dentist of thia city, or paving i?ea oosuiz ant of his operations on our families <>r frien.N. lake pleasure in expressing our admiration of his ar4?htio skill, a* well as o| the uniformly satisfactory manner in Hlnch he porf?>rms the m<*t uelicate and dirtiru't operations in Dental Surgerv.and we respect fully r? coimnetxt iiint to the confidence an I p-ttrora^e oi tha public, of which we consider him emtnentlT worthy. Thomas It. WaLTKK, Arcmtect U. S. Capito:. Thomas MtLt.BR, M. D.,of WaKhmcton. 1?.C. B. S. Boiikkr. M. D. of t?e?>rKet?>wii, D. C. N. S. Lini oln, M. IK, of \VMi..iitt>in, D. C, Jo?. H. B*Ai>t.ET,of Washington. D. C. Gkorok \\ At.to*. Ki-iiWMMirof Kl<wida. Wai tkR I.BNox. Ex-Matnr of \\a?Lingu>L. HitSKT BaI t>wix, r. S. Patent OHiss, < t.C. \\ sht, Prinuipa! Riit?uiiuui? Aaadenir. fe' 2" tf iK. Vll.l.AKD. Di;.N t IS I . |.a |>. v m ' <"Aeo,W?>u <1 reapeotlu!l\ inlurm tiieoit izena ?>f the Disirior ai,.! vicaiit?. : mi l.n\ [ lug locaited himself in WaAimcton, he is now prepared to perform ah operations in hia profes aidii, in the most approved at\ Ic. Office, No. 2M, Penn. avenue, adjoining Gautier'a jan an it 1)' r|,HE IMPROVED SETS OF TEETH. M. LOO MIS, M. D-. the inventor and parent** of Leemta M>*rral Plau Tttikhaving. Fuw-5s!u > inlr<"iuoed l:ik in.pr.'Ven ? ? r t n,f various cities, has n<?a- permanent I) estah li?he?l himself in Washincton. Thia improvement f??r SeUofTeeth consists chief ly in iiiakin* a M'-t of but one piece ??f material, and tint ludesiructible mineral. No me'al is used in their construction, and they are therefore free from {lalvanic action and metaiie taate. There are i.,? not i to liecome tilled with moialure or particic* of <>od, hence they are r*r? ??</ (lmm. Th y arc lighter, stronger, less clumsT. far im?-e dural>!e. and natural in their apnearance. I will give a reward o On? I liousand Dollars to any one wlio will produce a similar woik of art to cuual mine in purity. iaeaut). duralnlity, artiatio exoollence or any other raauiau* quality. All work reaponsibly warranted. ?76 Per inn. avenue, between 11th and 18th etreeta. ay lHy ?R. C. S. GOODMAN, SURORON D E XT IS T. and AjrrrAcrrBBB of Artificial Tekth.? s?k >. His oomplete arrangements enabling him t?#?featJ present the foilowmc reasonable prices: < ! > > tjitire Upper Sett Teeth, on Gold 5* to 5 Do do do ou Silver 12 to 2 One <>r more, on Gold. ..... ?, on Silverj. 1 to Filling, Fxtracting, Removme Tartar: aiao. Ks pairin* at the same reasonable rates. Ai; operation executed in snch a mamier as to rive ever) aatisfac tion. Office corner Rth street and avenue. ap s" Watches, Jewelry, Ac. ^LOCKS! CLAtCtLS I! CLOCKsTi* A k^hI BRASS CLOCK for $!. I have juat re ceived and opened ali 'he nt-a- sfvle Clocks-?? from .?1 I'P t(> .r-'".. Th? trade supplied Usual' at wuolei?t,e price*. Als".? v* toials, hucii aa Cords. k?\*. 1^, s. llhnds.l \\ -res. Oils, ,Ve? at the Clock pi W'mJ StuFeof J. KnHINSON'. 34.1,opposite browns' hote'? au 21-2m Sij n l^arge Gilt \\ aich. fJOLD A N DS1I.V K R W ATCH ES, J LWH L R> . AND FANCY ARTICLES. I ha\-e iust received an?fh*r arlditirnt to mr !ar;re 6^ock of Gold and Silver WATCHES, of the fv l>est makers in Europe. Aiso, G,?ld Chains of ?7*1 every st) i? and price. Jea-olry in aets ami mb Aldf *;e P'cgo*., P^rfi'mary and t aucy Articlea, hTTTT plated Baskets, SpcMina. Castors. .Vc.. at J. ROBINSON'S. 349, opposite Browns* hotel. N. B.-WATCH REPAilt'lMi^ 'ne !n thellat manner by askoiul W atchiuakt-r, an<! wa-raeteu au 21-2m WD. EICHLER7 ? (4 , A'o. Zt SKrx.XT// STKFFT, oerwcenDand K stree's west side. PP *C TICAL WA i'C II MAKER. keeP. constat , ^ ci"J-'^-L-i1i,x?a4ifc''rt,nei,tof u A rcHtis , J ku ki.k> . ap h w ATCUES, JEWELRY. I , AND SILVER WARE. received a new supp!? of KINK ? ^DT,?lif'.'.1 CHAINS, and a large ac sort went of RICH JEWELRY of every d'M?r.i>:u?n, which makes m> st?H>k at the pr went time one of the rn<ut complete in ti?e cuv. I have just linisheil (on the prcmisc?)a ran <arce aeaortmeat of 1M KK SILVER WAR?% among Which may he founds S4M.IDMI.VER TEA HKT- ? 1 I.h superior toanythimt iiefore exhihit^l in tins city. Hid voiKhtuI wh.ck la 1JS uiiiom, car>aoitt 1 quarts. " * Both citizena and atr&ngcra are lavitej to ratii ar .1 examine. II. oThcmiu. '* 23 W Pa a v.. nearoih ut reef JWEW JEWELRY AND WATCHES^ H. O. HOOD haa jnut rotnrne,! frvtn t'i? N\.r?h and liaa broucht on a hne lot of Faahio.-at e tfv' ARD^ll^'K RXVAIt'r * r l4*1 M'A.ND I? I,'new and f?^i?tinr| tdi 1 r or:T:,n^ vo ume, now r?a.ly. Ir"?? aSkatoh |J?h4|. ? i" . ? 5'??? of a 1 raveller. ?>?lm.vui?di, or the Whim whama and Opinions of Laiinoelot Latest.iff, Esq.. and others. I he hl<nve series, m course r f pubiioation. ahtch ,D **pngtaphienj excellence are itnonrpassed,) will include all the poanlar worka of U'ashingtou jrna?. at less than hall the original pubiiabad ptieoa. r or aa!e at TAYLOR A MACRY'S Bookat< re M near?eh atree>t i ]\T??W IS TH K TIME Tt? DKJNK \JAfT* LIQUOHS.-ARNV A SHIN are tk. ?!? qTV'alTsfty"***" ***?l*< > K T I! R sr<1 A l?K,and fiJwnyt ??? h supply m ri?? At their I nton t'cittliiur ^ di,| \?> y iaftw**t m*rs e?t Georgetown, D. C, ^ ""J*