Newspaper of Evening Star, August 31, 1857, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated August 31, 1857 Page 1
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VOL. X. WASHINGTON, D. C., MONDAY, AUGUST 31, 1857. NO. 1,440. THE EVftNlNtt STAR IT (EXCEPT BVKDAT,) AT THE STAR BUILDIN9S. CriMT 9f PlMUIlivMM HM?. m4 111A SWNt, BtnW. D. WALLACE, mmJ m Mrrtd to aobacnhera bf carriers at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to he A centa; |4f?ri ?erred in ^ukifN at 37)^ oeate par moat a. To bmuI suhaoriberstheaibaenptwapnoe'a THRKB DOLLARS AND FIFTY CENT* a rear ?? mdvanrt, TWO DOLLARS for six rooatha, and ONE DOLLAR for three aoaUi; for 1mm than ihrea montha at the rata of 12K oaata a ^SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. GREASED CARTRIDGES. Singular Origin ef the Rrrolt in fndla. The grave importance which the revolt in In dia had assumed, will, we imagine, render rentable the following narrative of ft* origin and progress: The first symptoms of dissatisfaotion in the' Bengal army appears to have displayed them selves In the month of January. TTiey appeared at first in the nineteenth native regiment at the military station of Berharabore, a hundred miles or more north of Calcutta, and close to 3Iooraht>dab?td, the former capital of Bengal The men of the regimen: oom plained that the greese supplied for greasing the cartridges for a new rifle, with which the regiment had been lately armed, wa* animal fat, which they could not touch without danger to their caste. As aoon as this dissatisfaction was brought to the notice of the Governor-General, orders were is sued and telegraphed to all the stations in Up Kr India, in which a like uneasiness had shown ielf, that no more greased cartridges should be issued, but that the men should be allowed to purchase their own grease in the Bazars. An idea, however, appears to have spread that the Government had some covert intentions in the matter, and the men continued so unruly that Col. Mitchel, the commander of the station, resolved to disarm tbem. To his order to lay down their arms, backed, as it was, by the Eu ropean troops at the station they finally yielded, hut only on condition that tho artillery whi<jh had been pointed at them should first be with drawn. Colonel Mitchel was thought to have been too moderate. It was said, that rather than con cede a hair, he should have blown the regiment to pieces, and it was resolved to make an exam pie of this regimont by disbanding it. The pay of the sepoys is. it seems, seven rapes (about three dollars and a half) a month, very high pay compared with the current rate of "wages. Nor is it exactly true, as commonly stated, that the sepoy cannot hope to rise above the ranks, iaere are, in tact, in the native armies, two grades of commissioned officors filled by natives the Jemadah and tho Soobadab, ono of oach grade to every company, and as oach regiment nan a >oobadah major, there are in each regi ment twenty-one commissioned native officers. I he pay of the Soobadahis 150 rapes (about $75) a month. equal in amount to an ensign, and, taking relative expense into account, equiva lent, for all purposes of laying up money, to the ray of a major or lieutenant-colonel. There is besides, the chance which the native offi.-ers have of obtaining the title of Bahadoor, ?? The or ?? The Noble," and being admitted to the - Order of Merit of British India/' not a mere empty honor, but carrying a pension ong with it. As in the Bengal army, promo tion, so far as the natives are concerned, eoes by seniority, each sepoy may expect to attain to the honors and emolument* of Bahedoor. 1 he ranks are not filled by levy or impressment r & voluntary onlistment, and as r.o recruits, of which there have always been plenty offering are received bevond a certain age. the disband ment not only deprived all the native officers, and older aoldiers of their prosent position, but Would cut off all chance of ever regaining it. j ?,Ini "thera.ncc disbanament, the lyth regiment was marched to Barru-k pore, near Calcutta Since tho removal of the in^i?y,we*;1,(luarter to Mecrut in UPPer India ? i kiT I ? lrooP? in Calcutta and tho neighborhood had been reduced to a regiment whiH* . *** l^e at this momeut, while at Barraekpore there were some ."MM*) na tive troops. Of these, two or three regiments it was thought could be depended on.Hbut as ? hTL'tl. ^arrackp >re troops, particularly the 34, h regiment, were,understood to sympa thise with tne l'ith, in order to make all sure the disban jment was delayed till the Queen's regiment #as brought from Burmah and parts of other regiments called in. On the 30th of JMareh, the troop* were drawn np ou parade, the Queen s regimenu with the cavalry and ar tillery on one sido. and the native troops the other. The lt?th which had been halted out side. was then marched in between them and disbanded. But this example did not produce the effect expected, and it became necessary ?oon after to disband the 34th regiment also I rC,tTKr d th'8 ?xamP,c have the expected V,T"e dissatisfaction with the greased cartridges began to show itself at other stations, and particularly at the distant station ?I V*r.Ut' ut fort* miIes frum UeH?\ and the headquarters of the artillery. The lines at Meerut cover a large space of ground divided into two part*. one tor tho native, the other for at" troope. At the commencement of 'J JJ, *hcre In the European lines about ?tfi !** Da,lve forc? consisted of the Light Cavalry, and the 11th and 2oth reei menu of Native Infantry. Among the men of the cavalry corps, the question of the greased cartridges was freely agitated, of which the result was that eighty five rnon of the corps, refused to handle tho artridges, were tried by court-martial and Sh0UhCr?. V'iVanT U}rras uf i?PH?>nnienl with hard labor. On the nineteenth of May irr?K?UtCaCeJf W"C read uut on tho parade and the offenders marched off to jail. Up to this time, the dissatisfaction had chiefly shUn Itself by incendiary fires, of which thire h id been one or more within the lines every night. On the afternoon of tho 10th. while many of the at Church-for it wasounday andTifr^fti.ae natlVe regiments, the 11th M Previ,JU* concert, aa-ern bled in tumultuous bxlies on the parade-ground ' ^officers hurried from their quar r7 n^i ?ndeavoV0uPaC,fy thetn' wnon? others ?f lhe 1 Uh- who ^ down while addressing a party ot the 20th. At this moment, the troopers of the 3d Native Infantry sprang out of their quarters to join the insurgent !?%>? iT . ^''iy. now thorou^ly x i 1. rushed through the native part of the ?^rvT^L^'8'7 ??Cer'9 hous? Md m,kins ,heir ?-?>-?? ou^mS ma?hl5r Eurupcan ^P9 wer? called thev , d, aKain" the Dal, ve ,inw r,; .7- atc 10 8aro ,ife ?r proi>erty and bv flTmi g the nro\t%" effected tleir e^aj^ Sin. ^;.unI,uriued, to the open country. i" h-,t"^aU7 n""t ui "???? rarri^>n < ? dutant about 40 miles The were^eri ,mP?rt?at C?J where there three natfJ arsenals, consisted ?o|ely of UvTartille ' n'0!^- wUh a of na their own officers, and then^gao of ""f"' "Jtion, murderiiiif ill tlit- iv rcrr:.?7,rju.ln The great maganne of the arsenal was saved from falling into their hands by the gallantry of Lieut. Wm??kl,7, u'?. it ?p cipid thLliff ^nvnr?aion^with it m* e? SSih^u^0^ th? "l,loeiu? arrived, th -ugh much burnt, at Meerut. The mutin JJSf? ^ Bank of ?elhi, in which were VXffZZ? ? -hi" repu'liatinx '.hi Ur rr.,l h^ ; V'f b"h' b7 ? let A|tra H hun.lr'i e"ilenant"GoveriM>r C01*'*! at tefligeno. 'U,S Wu'h ?J that in r*n?d at Meerut and l?lhi Vf m ^ *** ^ tng for two or thr? i ?l? mutineers hav cation ' ^ ^ all oommuni Mr. Col Tin issued, on the UtTi w dentation placing Delhi ard W. /' * ^ txai law. ami an ^her dU^^nl Un<fer aiar to interfere with the reli^ion^ f In^n,Ion appreheasion UDon wKi/.?5 ? natives? to t we led to the revolt. <K larproclamation waa b/ia oAA ?U* aXL, uu^cX'Tteul and the Cape of Good Hope. C&lcatta itself wm thrown into the greatest alarm, and on the l$th a native regiment was disarmed, accused of conspiring to seize Fort William. Most of the Europeau inhabitant* provided themselves with arms, to be prepared against any rising of the natives. General Anson, the Commander-in-Chief, who at the time of the revolt was at a hill station north of Delhi, recruiting his health, hastened to Umballah, a station on the road from Lahore to Delhi, and distant from tho latter a hundred miles or more. Here were some European troops, but. before they could advance on Dolhi, it became necessary to disarm two native regi ments which had shown signs of dissatisfaction, and to wait also for a siege train. The first English troops to appear before Delhi were those from Mei-rut. On the 30th of May, at a village fifteen miles from that city, they encountered a body of rebels, from whom they took five guns. Home days after, the forces from Umballah ar rived, now under the command of General Ber | uard, Geirornl Anson having died of cholera, ? and, on the tfth of June, they drove the rebels 1 from a position they had assumed outside the walls, and captured twenty-six guns. On the 14th or 15th ot Juno, a second sortie made from the oity was repulsed with heavy loss; but on the 16th of June, which is the latest date from the camp before Delhi, the rebels still main tained possession. The English troops, even with the reinforcements on tho way, would \ hardly amount to six thousand. Moanwbile, Sir John Lawrcnce. oommrrrvling in the Punjaub, receiving news of the revolt by electric telegraph, disarmed seven native regi ments. and so maintainsd English authority in that quarter. Sir Henry Lawrence, who had commenced disarming some disaffected regi ments before tho Meernt revolt, succeeded in doing the same thing in Oude; but, as a general thing, though the irregulars were mostly laith ful, all tho regular native regiments had muti nied or had been disarmed. There were, how ever, some advantages in this general mutiny. The disaffected troops had cither scattered or vanished, or had marched off to Delhi; and the Queen's soldiers, thus relieved from the ncces | sity of watching doubtful regiments, were left free to operate in the field. Wherever conflicts had occurred, the European troop? had main I tained their wonted superiority; and notwith standing tho rebel forco in Delhi far outnum bered them, and were abundantly supplied with artillery (though not with artillerymen) tha fall of that city was daily looked for. Meanwhile, reinforcements were arriving at Calcutta from Ceylon. Burmah and Madras Two regiments just returned from Persia had made their appearauco very opportunely at Bombay, and had been sent by steam to Cal cutta. the European inhabitants of whieh city had been organized into volunteer corps by way of defence against an apprehended Mohamme dan insurrection. The troops on the way to China were to be intercepted, while some ten or fifteen thousand more troops had been dis patched from England. But until news ar rives of the fall of Delhi and the dispersion of th# large rebel force there colleoteu, the au thority of tho English in India must be consid ered rather precarious. If there was to be a revolt, the English, even if allowed to select the time for it. could hardly have chwen a more < favorable one for themselves. The closo of tho Persian war, and even the Chinese war, in having led to the dispatch of a large force to the East, are both lucky.?Nrw Yorl- Tribune. THE CAMELS. A correspondent of the Richmond Examiner, writing of tho progress of the Southwest Ex{*e dition, speaks as follows of the camels which have been imported to do duty on that route : Tho camels used by a* n re said to be very su perior ones, and eertainly present a fur more sightly appearance than the inisorable creatures which have been exhibited to crowds in the strollin/ menageries that sometimes visit your city. They are purchased for the government as a choice lot, and may doubtless be regarded as fully capable of testing tho utility ot their species in crossing the wide extended plains lying between the Mississippi valley aud tho Pacific ocean. ; With their pack saddles on, which are not often removed, they stand about eight feet in height. Their general formation does not indi cate great strength, in which, perhaps, they do ! not much, if at all, exceed the horse; but their fitness for the travel westward, if the result prove their fitness at all, consists in their capa city to endure the want of food and water. They are said to be very hardy, manifesting but little choice in their food, seeming in fact to prefer that in which other quadrupeds find but little nutriment, such as twigs, the leaves of trees, and even sticks when pressed by huuger. They are very docile, aud are easily man aged. Their gait is slow, but their stride is greater than that of a horse, being about three feet in length, and, with steady travelling, they will average three and a half miles per hour. They do not kneel to receive their load, as has been stated, at the word of command ; but with a Kir-r-r. Kir-r-r, and a gentle pressure upon the neck, or a pull upon their halters, they assume the recumbent ]>osition. It has also been stated that, when too heavily laden, they refuse to rise, and utter piteous cry. I have not seen one overloaded, but their cries are uttered to express their distress or dissatisfaction at all times. When half sup pressed, they are the same as tho lazy grunt of a hog whose rep<??e is rudely disturbed ; but, when enraged, it is much more wild, and greatly like that of a Bengal tiger, whon his keeper '? stirs him up with a long pole." 4 We had ar>out #00 pounds corn on each of them for the first day or two after leaving How ard's llanch : but each day reduces it by feud ing until we lay in another supply. They have worked adiniralily well so far, and promise to fulfil our most sanguine expectations in regard to the experiment. Mr. A. N. Breckinridge, of Staunton, Va.has charge of the caravan, assisted by S. A. Wor ley, of Abingdon, and myself, if care and at tention will promote the enterprise, I feel con fident of its entire succow. On Thursday, the 24th of June, we left the Ranch aud resumed our journey. The camels brought up the rear, and created no little ex citement in every settlement through which we passed. Men, women and children rushed out with almost frantic energy from every hut to see them. Pell mell, harem, icareir, they be siege us on all sides. A Frsxv Qi'Arrbl.?The Albany Timet snys two well known gentlemen of that city re cently formed a co-partnership. One has a very brief name, the other has one four times as long as the first. Painters charge so much per foot for lettering signs, and as the new firm was obliged to have a new sign, an order was Siven, and it was speedily " put in place." tut a few days elapsed before the bill was pre sented. when he of the short name made the , declaration that he should he charged but one third of the whole expense, as bis name occu pied ouly one-thinl of the sign ! This reasoning wss not perceivable to the " party of the second part,"' and a dissolution Is talked of, as neither of the firm will back down. This is the last and most singular cause for a " division of opin ion'" that we have heard of. A Spiritual Appkal.?A colossal sailor full of whiskey, went into a Boston " Bethel." one day last wiuter. The day was cold outside, but the air in the chapel was hot, and being crammed with poor people, in all stages of dirt, the air was not pleasant. This state of things produced visible effects upon the drunken sail or. He became quaini<<h, and dispoaed to vomit, and being jammed up among the erovd, and unable to get away, his face was twisted in strange contortions, the sweat poured from his face, and he became very pale. The preacher noted these ehauges, and attributed them to the sermon, and at once turning to the sailor, exclaimed?" Brother Mariner, how shall we help yon >M " iiurn a ' wm the sententious reply. FOR REST AHD SALE. tjM)R RENT-A KAHK CHANOR-Now uii der construction, 12 largo and airj rooms, wttb all the conveniences of water and litchto. 'I'he loca tion is in the principal business suuare of the city, and the room* nre well adapted for Dentists, thituer reotj pints, Offices. Ao. Also, a oouwuient and airy Basement, suitable for any light business. The whole finished and well lighted in the most improved manner,after the New York st} les. WALL A STEPHENS, , No, 322 Penn. avenue, l*?tween 9th and an 18 1m loth sta., entrance on 1) st. FOR RENT.-The three-story BRICK HOUSE situated on '5th street, opposite tho iiowcxUm sion of the Treasury department, and within a step of Penn. avenue and Willards' Hotel. The house contains 10 good rooms, besides store room and vaults for fuel. The location is one of the best in theoityfora professional gentleman or a Uuinvss stand. Apply on the premises. No. 471. an 17-tOct' * f^OR SALE CHEAP- A comfortable BRICK UWKI.I.INO, situated on the northeast corner of 4th and N streets north. Prioe flrt .150; half in oash. balance in six and twelvo months, or if ail paid in cash lees will be taken. Apply to.POI.LA R I) WEBB. No. 5127th street. *" 5-*' au 3-tf FOR SALE.-My RESIDENCE on the oorner o New Jersey avenue and C street south, Capitol Hill, fronting on the avenno 1S2 feet 9 inohes, and on C street south 206 feet 11 mohcs.and containing nearly i S4,fWo square feet. may fr-tf W. F. PHILLIPS. FARM FOR SALK.-A pieoe?f fin* LAN Doll Rook Creek, in Montgomery county, Md., six miles from the heights of Georgetown, adjoining the lands of Messrs. Perry, Wood, Bestor, Nowles, Bohrer, and Hawkins. 112>?acres. A beautiful loca tion ; partially improved; new house; 13acres rioh creek oottom. and some fine yellow-pine timber. It can l?e divided, if desired. Call and see the premi ses those who desire to purchaae. je 4-tf |?OR R KN'f7?A modern built HOUSE "eortain r ing 12 rooms, comfortably furnished, in a delight ful and airy looahon, fronting one of Ihe public res ervations, and commaudiug an extorsive now of the oitv, the river, and Georgetown. It lias gaethrough out : water and bath-room. To a careful tenant the rent will be moderate. Inquire xt 404 I street, sec ond door from 12tU street. ? ? je24-t( POR SALE OR RENT.-THE DESIRABLE r RESIDENCE on the corner of F and 21st st?., together with the Grounds surrounding it. The House contains sixteen rooms, has gas throughout, and furnace. The stable will 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 if desired. Also, for Hale?The LOT OF GROUND on the corner of F and 19th street*, and LOTS on 19th,near F street. Apply toCHUUB BROTHERS. ap l-tf \ VALUABLE FARM FOR SALE.-For sale A FARM of >43 acres, in Culpeper Coun ty, Virginia, one mile from Mitchell's Station on the Alexandria and Orange Railroad. The soil is natu rally excellent, r.nd rna> economically and easily be improved, so that it will produce as fine crops xs are grown anywhere in the United States ; 115 seres in heavy timber, much of it suitable for ship timl>er. for which there are markets to be reached by m?'ans of the railroad : also, a large quantity of oord wood that may t>e sold to the Railroad Company at remu nerative prices. The buildings areall on a hiil, and, with small repairs, inay be made comA>rtable for the residence ol a family The place is well watered, and embraces everv desirable convenience. As on?5 of the joint owners of this Farm now resides in the West, and is determined to sell it, it will be salda great Imrgain.on very accommodating terms. Persons disposed to purchase may mquire for fur ther particulars to W. D. WALLACII, editor of the star, Washington City, who knows the prem ises. jy 8-tf Wood and Coal. ? O A L ! COAL!! COAL!!! The subscribers are now prepared to furnish th^ir customers, and all who may favor them with their orders for Coals of any sixe or kind they inay want, of as good quality as comes to this market. Also, a good supply of WOOD, at No. 475 I'?th street, lietween I) ana E streets, and Potomac Bridge. Coal 2,240 lba. to the ton. an llfewfiw JL S. HARVEY A CO. /U'MULRLAND COAL. Orders will be received for cargoes, half* cargoes, and quarter cargoes of the l?est quality Cl'M BE R - LAND CO A L. in lump, or the run of the mines, at the very lowest casta prices. JONAS P. LEVY* Wine, Liquor.anil Grocery Store, an 20-tf No. 554 12th street, corner of B street ONE CARGO CUMBERLAND COAL, jusi received. T. J. * W. M. GALT, au 2u 2w N. W. corner Uth and C sts., No. &47. (CUMBERLAND COAL.?Now discharging, loo J tons Cumberland Coal. CASTLEMAN A URO., ly n oorner ftth and B sts., op p. National hotel. Pianos, drc. At! A R D.-A CHANCE RARELY MET WITH BY THOSE WHO A PIANO FORTE.?I have now instorcw w yy? tli" following great liargains : ?????' Two superb Pianos, four ronnd corner*, rosewood case*, seven octaves. used only a few months. I will sell them at 9126 leas than their price seven month* since. A beautiful seven octave Rosewood Piano, iron frame, round coruers, for 0200. The above Pianos are sold for no fault, bnt be longed to families who have removed to the west, and left them withustol* sold- They are really and trnty great l>argains. We are prepared to give a written guarantee with thein, and will, at any fu ture day, exchange, if parties are not satisfied. A !so, a fine second-hand Piano of Ifallet A Davis' in.ke, for 5 J*', used but eighteen months, and cost Also, two second-hand Chickermg's for #175 each, at the Great Piano Warerooinsof JOHN F. ELLIS, au 19 a*? Penn. ave.. I>et. stli and 10th streets. WO. METZEROTT has now on hand a large ? assortment of PIANOFORTES..^^ by Rosenkranz.Bacon A RtvenMil W Miller. Also, aevetal second hand Pianos' I ? ? I' which he will sell for cash, or on monthly pavmenta. Piano* and Melodeoris from &15 to $150. One sec ond-hand Melodeon for ?2". Pioanofortes for rent. Tuning by Mr. Rebine. an 12 piA.NO FORTE INSTRUCTION. Mr. W. H. PALMF.R continues to addnew mem bers to his classes. Apply to Mr. PAL-^ MER, at his Rooms over Faruhain'sV* Bookstore, Tuesday, Wednesday, Fri-? day, and Saturday, ItetweeuXaudti p. in. Terms $5 per quarter. xp 25-tf GiOLD MEDAL PREMIUM I PIANO FORTES. WILLIAM KNABE, (Senior partner in the late firm of Knabk, Gakule A Co., Continues tho manufacture and sale of grand and square PIANO FORTES, underMie nama,_jmp or William Knabe A Co., at the old stand,|Ki jJisi Nos. 1, 3, 5 and 7 North Eutaw street op-111 %J ' posite the Eutaw House, Baltimore. They have also just opened a new Sales Room at No ??? Baltimore street, lietween Charles and Light streets, on the premises partly occupied by Mr Henry McCaffery as a inusic store, where they will keep constantly on hand a large assortment of p'aio and highly-finished grand and square Piano Fortes* also, Melodeons, from the best makers, from 4 to 6 octave, soioe with double key-boards, double reeds, ami stops to suit small churches. Being extensively engaged in the manufacture o Jianos. we will sell wholesale and retail, ou the mot beral terms. Our Pianos were awarded the highest premium (gold medal) at the Fairs of tho Maryland institute two successive years?October, 1855, and 1856? in op position to fourteen and eighteen pianos from some of the licst makers from New York, Boston and Bal timore. We were also awarded the first premium.at the Industrial Exhibition held in Richmond, Vir ginia, 1856 and 1856. They have also bsen awarded the highest premium (silver medal) at the Metro politan Mechanics' Fair for Ift57. In addition U? this we are ia possession of testimo mats from the moat distinguished professors and amateurs in the country, which ean be seen at our ware rooms, spoaking for themselves and others of the high appreciation in which our instruments are every w lie re held. All instruments are guaranteed for five years, and a privilege of exchange is granted withiu the first six months from the day of safe if the instruments do not give entire satisfaction. WholesrJe dealers will find it to their advantage to give us a call before purchasing. Pianos exchanged, hired, and tuned. mar 16-ly WM. KNABE A CO. AULT'S CELEBRATED ENGLISH CAB BAGE SEED. S We are now prepared to furnish Ault's?a? Early York, Ault's Early Large York.vBw Ault's Bullocks Heart, Ault's Premium"" Flat Dutch, Drumhead. Savoy, and all otfur va rieties of CA BBAGE SEEDS. Also. Spinach, Kale, Lettuce .Cauliflower, and all other kinds of GARDEN SEEDS. All the above are fresh, pure and genuine; the aame superior quality as sold by us last and former years, and will give entire satisfaction to those who purchase from us. For recommendations we refee to any person who has used them. For sale wholesale and retail. SAM'L AULT A SON, Corner Calvert and Water sts., Baltimore, Md. fIT'Orders can be sent by mail or by the Adams Express, which affords a cheap, safo and quick means of carriage. au lH-lm ^FECIAL NOTICE TO SPORTSMEN. I would call your particular attention to Do Pont's No. 4 GUNPO VVDER. whioh for strength, clean liness, color, glazing. and evenness of grain is un surpassed by any Powder ever introduced. tvr a ? nnnn tri a ?n 35 W. ALBERT KINO, , A tent for the Dutriot of Columbia, -tf No. 15 High street, Georgetown, D, C. EDUCATIONAL. i MRS. R. ABBOTT'S SELECT SCHOOL, ? Corner of Pn.avfnu* ammlSfk strct, tow/A st(Je9 Will re open oo Monday, tho 7thol Septeml>er. Attention will be paid t? all pupils intrusted to her "^French Class will l?e formkl at the same place, Under the special charge of Professor Daniel H. Oroux^ *?' ?"* _ M JSS KOBlSSON will open a School on Mary l*?. iM<l aveiuie, 9d door wait of ?th street, near Bo?weU*s Drttf store, Island,on Tuesday, S?-ptem In addition to jommon English, she will teach MusioTVrencb, oriental Paint nw. I .eat her W ork. Penciling, ami Ciayoning. A share of the public ftalronas* is respectful)? solicited. an 2? >pHK rMloaf ACADEMY. The reenter duties will lie resumed Septeml>er 1st. Z. Ricmakus, Principal, A. O. Wimxsox. Asst., A. C. Richards. Asst.. A. Zappoxr. Mod. Lan. THE UNION F KM ALE ACADEMY. Mra. Z. Richards, Prm., Miss M.J.Wiwox,Asst., A. Zappoxk. Mod. Languages. au 13 eolni yoW mrSjfo ~rHENCH. No.4W E Strkkt, Washhcgtos, 1). C. The suhcriber has taken charge of this Institution, laieiy under the care of the Rev. S. H. Mi rick: the course of instruction will be thorough.and will not differ from that pursued !?jr the former Principal. The Scholastic year will begin on the second Mon ay of September", and close on the last Friday of u#e in each year. A limited number of pupils will be reoeived into the family of the Fnnoipal, and every ellort will be made to render them comfortable and happy. Circulars can be obtained at the principal book "0~^",&AR?^H.,N?5KTjfNl: A. ft. The subscriber takes great pleasure in reonminend ing to his late patrons and to the puWic, Mr. C. H. Norton ab a gentlemanamply qualified to take charge ?^7 U"" S. H. MIRICK. _ CifcORGKTOWN LITERARY INSTITUTE. ? THOS. N. CON R A D, A. B.

This Institute ?will be opened for the reception of pupil* on the first Monday of Septemlicr next, ''The object of the Principalis to afford facilities for the Requisition of practical and c'assical e?iuc? tion, and to prepare those intending to enter upon a oollegiate course, for the highest clas ?es of Col ege. Being a graduate of Dickinson College, he feels himself prepared to tench Ancient and Modern lan guages. Natural Sciences, and Mathematics, Mental and Moral Philosophy, and will tive especial atten tion to the ordinary English branches. Th* scholastic year will be divided into quarters of eleven werks each, and at their close reports wr I be sent to parents, snowing the progress ol their children in study and deportment. Term* payable at the close ol each quarter. Tuition lor En^luh branches per quarter ?6.25 Tuition for Languages extra 2.on Noextra charge for the higher branches of Math ematics. . ... . ? j ,i Our terms are moderate, hern? twenty-five dollars am<na1i? for F.ntlish branches; and thirty two in cluding the entire course. .. I ho discipline <?f tue School will i>? Piifn<?i#mly ntnct to tectiro attention to study and oorrectoeaa of deportment, and special attention given to the morals of those who may l?e piacod under the super vises of Uie Principal. Rkfriiexcrs. We nre pleasod to refer those wishing to patronize the institute, to the following gentleman as refer ences : _ _ _ , . Bishop B. Wangh, D. D., Baltimore. Rev. II. F. Brooke, do. Rev. \Vm. Hirst. Winchester, \ a. Hon. Howell Cobb, Washington. Hon. Horatio Kiug, Ami't Postmaster General. Rev. B. N. Brown, Georgetown. Rev. J. N. Coombs, do. , Rev. John Dickson. do. ?'*f \1RS. BELL'S SEMINARY FOR YOUNG [H LAMES. Corner of L nn<l lOfA strfttr. The next session of this Inatitutionwill ooimnence on t he 1st of September, 1857. Competent and efficient Professors will, as hereto fore. be engaged in every department. Further particulars can be obtained by applying at the seminary. * *ii2l-dtfteo8w OELECT FAMILY SCHOOL FOR YOUNG LADIES, ENGLISH AND FRENCH, A'o. 3"9 Washington, D. Principal. DONALD MACl.OED. A. M.. Univer sity of Glasgow, formerly Ilernl Masterof Ravens croft College and Ashwood School, and Professor t?f Rhetoric and Belles l.ettres in the Columbia Institute. Tliis School will be opened on the second Monday of Septemlwr next, for the reception of a limited number ol Boarding Pupils and Dn? Scholars, who will I*** treated, in all respects, as members or the Principal*# family. The design is to oiler to young Indies from a distance all that is included inthename of " Home." and to extend to the Day Sc hols rs the advantages of Home luBuenee. The Sessions will begin on the second Mornay ol September and hrst Monday of February, in each year. The vacations will extend through the inoi.ths <>f July and August. . Cireulars containing full information may be ob tained at. the principal bookstores, and will be for warded b> mail, to any address, on application, au 8-tf rn'LPKPKR FEM ALE SEMINARY. \ j Ci'LrBPKR Court House. \ a.. Under the Instruction ami Susenntendenoe of the MISSES FORNERET. This School will Iw re-opened on the 1st of Sep teml>er, IA57, for the reception of Honrdersand a lew day Scholars. The object in view is to extend to a! who apply and are admitted, a thorough anil uselul education. No pains will l?e withheld from giving the voting Ladies such instructions as will adapt them for every duty and emergenCT of life. \\ hue the ornamental branches will not be neglected, the holid and fundamental principles of heart and hea'l education will be the special objects of asiduous at tf Female education has now taken such a firm hold on public attention, that, to proclaim its advantages, would be to portray a degree of ignorance not com patible with modern improvement. The elevating influence of fcm?.le education is felt an<lackn??wl edgfxl by every admirer of female excellence'; hes itate then, no longer, to bestow on your daughters those advantages that are indispensible to their ad vancement and suocess through life. As the School increases, the number of I eactiers will bo also increased ; thereby securing every aux iliary to the rapid advauccmcnt of the Student. F.very effort will be rut forth to maintain the high tone snd character of the Sohool. Appropriats hours will be set apart for stndr ana daily exeroise. The discipline wdl lie mild and per suasive, but very hrm. Two Saturday s are appoint ed every month for the girls to visit and make pur chasas. The Gospel is preached from lour different ulpits,affording to each the privilege of attending he Church of her choico. No influence will he ex erted to control the religious prejudices of the pu pils. While practical Christianity will form the basis of their instruction, the selection of Churches and Sabbath Schools will l<e submitted to the deeision of parents and rupils-the variety of religious priv ileges hero, will not fail to offer satisfaction to all. No Soholar will be taken for a shorter term t han five months: admission will beobtainrcTany time dur ing the sessioB, and charged only from the time of '"'iVal'fUie tuition and boarding fee must be paid in advance, in order to cover the expenses of the Tfrms For Tkx Moxths, Board, (including fire and l?ghtb>... English branches for advanced Scholars ? English branches for small Scholars A 0 Music on Piano... ? '?; Use of instrument J; French ?1 V? Washing ? * No deaiiotion made but in case ol protracted sick sess. Rk?RRKXC*8. Rt. Rev. Bishop Johns. Alexandria, V*. Rev. Thomas Leavell, Madison county, V&. Rev. Mr. Farnest, Orange county. Va. Rev. John W. Ueorge,Culpeper, Va. Rev. Jos. Carson, Rev. John Cole, Dr. Alex. Payne, " Chas. E. Liglitfoot, E*q-. Thomas S. Aloocke, Esq., Bel held Cave, Fsq., Madison oounty, V a. Thomis A. Robinson, Esq.^Omnge eounty, \ ?. Dr. Edwiu Taliaferro, .. Hon. John S. Pendleton, Culpeper county, Va. Judge R. H. Field, ^ Dr.C. W. Ashby, " " Dr. Alfred Taliaferro, Edward B. HUI, Esq , L. P. Neison, l.so., Col. John 8. Baldwin, Stsunton, Va. Instructions on the Guitar, in Drawing and Paint in* wilt h6 xivon by a competent feftclier, ptionlu ji class sufficiently large be formed. au 6 lm Onnft FKKT BFST QUALITY ITALIAN 8000 MARBLE M.ABS KOR SALE.-Will be manu&ictured into Table Slal?s, \% ashetand 1 ops andCounter Slab*, at New York pnees. 2? per cent, below former prioes. Cabinet Makers, I lumbers. Marble Yard oppo. the Union Olfioe, Penn ave. an 22-lm . (Int&States) C LOT H I N G. l ADIES AND GENTLEMEN having sny to dispose of can reoeive a fair oash price Ior the same, by sending or addressing H. MELA, No. an Ijouisana avenue, between 9th and 10th streets, west end Centre Market. N. B. Basshsps suspended on Saturday. tr an-gre* nr. mf.la qaa ADDITIONAL C<?PIES OF "ROSALIE OUH the Prarie Flower," just received. This is Se most popular song ever published. Sent by mail us of postage on reoeipt cf twenty-five oeuts in letter stamps. J,20 JOHN F. EI.US. PIANOS FOR RENT. 2at 91per month. 2 at $2^ per month. L EDUCATIONAL. MRS. BURR'S SCHOOL FOR YOUNG LA 1)1 EH.?No. J6)l 11 street. between I -Mi and 14th streets west, will re open on MONDAY, Sept?-m tier 2!st. ; jr MMTjll* ^EORGKTOWN FKM ALE SEMINARY. c Miss M.J.HARROVER b?(i lf?re to inform her friends ami former patrons thnt sl.e his >*>cn called on to yield up the premises sue recent ly occupied to an UBttHtiM and prior claim, and having l?ecn unable in the moan tune to securean eligible position in the same vicinity that would per met her to re-open her seh?x?l at the appointed time, slie is reluctantly ooinpelled to withdraw the pros pectus lately issued. Not* ithstauding the disappointment (she feels at not (Hiinc able to carry out her former design, she yet has tne pleasure to announce to her friend* and the public generally that she has taken the commo dious ami extensive establishment, known as the Georgetown Female Seminary. wtiioh aoqmred so much celebrity under the supervision of Miss L. S. Knglish, where she will l>e happy to receive such of her former pupils as desire to continuo ?heir attend ance. Arrangements having b< eu made for their conveyance (free of charge)to and from the Semi nary, those who may wish to avail themselves of this means of conveyance, will please leave their names at Gray and Hallantyne's l-ookstore. Miss IIakroveh has sanguine liopes that with her accomplished and experienced assistants in the sev ral departments of mstruotion. she will lie able to meet the approval of all those who nay feel disposed to favor her with their patronage. The dnties of the Seminar* will commence on the first Monday in September. A general patronage is solicited. Miss M.J. IIA R ROVER. Principal. Miss AUGUSTA LARNKD. Assistant. Miss CHRISTIE JOHNSON.do Mad'm DOR M AN. Teacher of French. Prof. J. E. SCHEEL, Music. an 37-d3t&eo3t EORGETOWN COLLEGE. G Studies will l?e resumed in this Institution on Monday, the 7th of Scpteml>er next. au 25-lm B. A. MAGFIRE, l're?. East Washington seminary. Cor. Va. ave. and5tk tt. east, Masonic Hall, Knry Yard. The duties of this School will be resumed Sept. 1st. The course of study embraces all the branches u?tialiv taught in the l>e?t schools of the country. For further information, terms. Ac., see eirculara or apply to J. W. P. BATES. Principal, au 25-eo3w* (Successor to Dr. J. E. Clawson.) EM ALE ENGLISH AND FRENCH COL LEGIATE INSTITUTE, Xo. 182 I street, (iadsby't Rntr, n.ear corner Penn. avenue an! 2l*t street, \\'a>ktngtonx I). ('. Hiram Corson, Principal, in charge of English and Classical Departments. M*m. C. Rou, n Cordon, Teacher of Frenoh, Spanish, and German. Drawing and Painting. M'll. Matmili k Emilie Rollin, Assistant Teach er of Frenen. The Duties of this Institute will be resumed on Monday, the 7th of September. Ilia'. The course of studt embraces all the branches of a liberal English and French Education. In ti e English Department.which is under the ltn me <iiate direction of ?he Principal, special attention is given to the Mathematics, Knglish Grammar. Klocutiou.and the critical reading ol oiaasic&i authors in English Literature. Elocution is taught both as a science ami an art. The Pr.ncipal having d-voted a nu?nl>er of years to a careful study of the philosopny of the voice'and its ph) sica! mechanism, is enable*] to imrart definite and intelligible instruction up<>n the subject. The advantages all'uracd for acquiring a prac'icnl knowledge oi the French language are not surpassed by those of any other Institution in t?e country. M'me. Corson and her sister. M'lie. Roliiu, are Parisians by birth, and their instructions and general intercourse with the pupil* are carried on exclusive ly through the medium of French. There are alao connected with ttoe Institution a kvxe numltrr ol young ladies who speak the language witii Uueccv. For Terms, Refe?;nces. Ac., ??'? circulars. which n*n Ih? oltained at the Book and Muuic Stores, and of tho Priiicip.il. A class of little girls will !<e formed, who will re ceive ?vef?iI instruction in English Readinf and Spell! UK, nnd the elements of F rench. Terms, per session of i mouths. ? ?VV Without Freneh 1". au 2fi-lm r|MIK COLFMBIAN COLLEGE, ion Washington. D. C. The Annual Session of this Institution will com mence on Wednesday, the thirtieth (30th) of Sep tember. Students will l>e examined lor entrance on the Monday and Tuesday previous. The Preparatory Department of the Institnt _ will open on Wednesday, the ninth i9th > of S^ptem t?er. It wi II l>e under the supervi*ion of the College otlicers, and will be provided with the best instruc tion. For adimsston.or for further information, apply to the President, at the College. au 21 :\v S. PR F.NTISS. Registrar. (CENTRAI. ACADEMY. Corner of K and Tenth streets. The exercises of this Institution will commence Sept,-ml>er 1st. The ntiinl?*r of students is limited, and eweli will receive particularatteotion. a u 2i> ! in * SI LA S M K H t -11 \ N T. Pnn. LIN TON ACADEMY, GEORGETOWN. George Arnold, M. A., Principal. This School heretofore conducted by Rev. T. W. Simpson will l>e re opened ?>n Monday , Septemlier the 7th. Circulars may lie porcured at the Drug Store of Mr. R. S. T. Cisfol, Bwmtowi au li-lm' \rOUNG LADIES SEMINARY, Corner of Montgomery and Itunbarton stt., Georgetown, D. O. Mrs. Gen. WHEELER. Principal. The duties of this Institution will l>e rc*utn?d on Tuesday, Scptemlier 1st, when a share of the public patronage is respectfully solicited. au 14-eot Septic \f ISS WAG GAMAV9~ ItI select school ,Vo. 14.111th xtrrft, b?tirr*n fr nnd H street*. Will re-open on Tuesday, September 1st. au 21 -2w * RITTENIIOFSE AC a DEM Y, Indiana art nut, ntur ftreet. The next academic year will oominence Senteml>er 1st. O.C.WIGHT, au 21 eoftw Principal. I7MEKSON INSTITUTE. A H street, b'txr.on 12rA nnd 131*. Selkct Classical and Mathematical School rui Boys. The Exercises of this Institute will be resumed Septeml>er 1st. The number of pupils is limited. For further particulars address au 4-lin C1I AS. B. YOUNG. Principal. CGEORGETOWN CLASSICAL AND MATH I EMAT1CAL ACADEMY. The duties of this Institution will be resumed September 7th. jr 7-2swtf P. A. BOWEN. Principal. CULPEPER MILITARY INSTITUTE^ Near Cclpeper Court House, Va. The second session of this school will coinmcnee on the 1st day of Septeml>er, 1R.97. A gnuluateof the University of Virgmia, adopting the mode of in struction pursued in that institution, will tiave obarge of the departments of Ancient and Modern Languages ; while a graduate of the V. M. Institute, who has lutd considerable experience m teaching, will give instruction in Mathematics. Natural Phi losophy, Chemistry, and lower Knglish branches. The course of studies will lie as follows: Preparatory Class. Spelling, Reading, Writing, Arithmetic. Geogra phy, Grammar, History, Algebra, Latin Grammar, Greek Grammar. Third Class. Mathematics, English Grammar, Arithmetic. His tory, Latin, Greek. French. Skconu Class. Mathematics. Natural Philosophy. Chemistry, History, Latin, Greek, French. Spamsn. First Class. Mathematics. Natural and Moral Philosophy, Chemistry. Geology, English Literature, Knglish Grammar, Rhetoric, Logic, Infantry and Artillery Tactics. Geography,History, Latin, Greek, French, Spanish. Every Student on entering will be subjected to a careful examination, ami will then be assi^nod to that class to wnich his proficiency entitles him ; and no one will be allowed to pass toa higher class un less he gives evidence ol a thorough knowledge of tho subject* eoiitaincd in the preceding. Tiie discipline will ln? necossanly rigid, but the comfort snd convenience of each memlx>r of the school will l>e duly respected There will l*e daily military exercises, but care will be taken that they do not interfere with the Academic duties. Terms: Board, Tution. Washing, Fuel, Lights, for ten months, .aiRe. Payments semi anuually in advftnoe. For recommendations and further particulars, see circulars. CHAR LKS E. LIGHTFOOT. V. M. 1 SupermUudeut and Instructor in Mathematics and Natural Sciences. J. W. GILLESPIE, University of Va.. Instructor iu Ancient and Modern Language*. Refer rxcks. Wo kave the privilege oi referring to the following: Faoulty of Virginia Military Institute. Gen. William H. Richardson. Riohmuod City. I'rof. Maupin, University of Virginia, 'rof. Harrison, do Prof. Gildersleeve, do Prof. Scheie le Vere, do Pmf. McGhS't. do Fref. Lucian Minor, Williamand Mary CollafS, Rev. John Beradus. Charlottesville. Mr. John Hart, A. M., do John Hunter, Fso., Louisa eonnty. Col. John Woolfolk, Orange county. Rev. Win. S. White, D. ?)., Lex lug torn. Rev. Win. N. Pendleton, do James BarUtur. Esq., Culpeper. Col. Wm. H. Taliaferro, Gloucester. yV. D Wallach. Esq., Washington City, Gen. Geo. Cooke, do A.Bell. Esq.. do Maj. Heury Hill, U. S. A., New Yort. R. S. Vosa, Esq.. Rappk. cuaty. Lapt. James Stark, do The Citizens ef Culpeper. Jy 15-fc tf THE WEEILT STAB. ? _ ba ftud la Mty ottar?u patched oa Saturday ?oar.Hraanu? ? .?) ? TO CL1 Tweet yrc*si ee., liy Cash. ihvaxualt 1a adtabcb. Will l??_savad. ft inm.rw.Ny contains the " W?t News " that ku and. the Dailt Staji ciroa lata so genera..? throng titmt the oouotry. ^H7"Sing I c oo pi ee (in wmiHri'om be proourwd At immediAteiy After Ut mam of u?e I'm*r. 1 r.o??Taaax CaaTA. Po?tma*tkb? who act as aerate will be aliewad a ? oa of twenty per oeat. ICS. LJ. MIDDLETON, V ^ .ICE DEALER, Office and Dep<>t?Southwest ooroer of F and IJth Street>. Washingtca. at ll-tf ICE! ICK!! ICE!!!-The undersigned respeetfu! ly inform tna friends and itie public generally, that he is now prepared to furnish .anulies And other*) through the with the heat quality of ICK, delivered in am part uf \N ashingIon aim! George town. And guarantees to five entire satisfaction. Orders to he lafl wit A Kn u-au A I.trixm i oorucr lUti a(re?t and 1'enns) Ivama Avenue; (ia?. F. Kipwkll 4 Co., llfti street; J. H. Monaa. Druc gist, I'enna. Avenue, between 19tfe And *Hh atreeta : ti xoro f ?*; ktz. New York Avenue, between 10th And Hth streets; Knar. A. Pavwb, Druggist. eorser 4th and Mm?. Avenue: and wilb the sul*oribar, No. 3 Firat atreet, Georgetown, where Ice can be hAd At All time*. apT-tf T.N. K1PWELL. Dentil try, Ac. f\ENTIJ*TEY. LP DR. STEPHEN BAILY, OffiriNo. IS* PlXKxTLViMA Ar KHri, Three doors from )itk Street. Dt. BAILY bee* leave to inform the pablictfiat ha oan he aeen at all hours.at his office, looated as above. He feela assured that an experience of fifteen years' praetioe. with the targe t uinl?er of parent s.aad great variety of d.fficult coses that he has treated success fully. wtll enable him to snrmonnt im difficulty, scientific or otherwise, relating to the Teeth. H'ia own experience confirming the opinion of mailt inen eminent in the profession. end especially L)r?. Harm and J. And E. I'ariniy, hA* i?d Aim, long since,tod is card all mercurial preparat ons for filling Teeth.a so all Enamels, Gufta Perchi. India Rnhber, and Ce menU for the conatruction of Continuous liuiu Teeth, and tliat INircehan, mounted on Gold Plate, is the onty reliable substance that can hevom in the moiitk.ar wsa most conclusively sb< wn by Lfae last American Deutal Convention. Although he flatters himself from his loa* resi dence and praetioe in Washington, be is tavorai y known to his numerous friends and patrons, a* bees leave to refer tiiem to the following TESTIMONIALS: From the lata Rector of i*e CAuroti of Epipkaay of this city Dr. Stbphbm Bailt : DearSir?I desire to express my esteem for you personally, snd my oonfidenoe ia ynn as a superior dentist. The oparatioes exeoated for me have been highly satisfactory. I hope that you may receive the patronage from my friends and Hie public that your skill ao well deserves. Yoars verj truly. Warnington, Aug. 36, 1656. J. W. FRENCH. From one of the oldest firms m Baltimore, Maaars, Bogrs, Cot wis n A Co. Havinc om^'oyed Dr.Stephen Itaily, Surgeon Der tut. of Washington citv. to execute for lue an in porlant aisi dilii^ult p'eoe of work. WuiUt lie did ,n iii> entire aatiafaction. ai^l ui view of the fact that one of tiie most distinguished nicmt eraof the D**ital College of Baltimore, failed, after repeated trials. io perform the same work satitfactority. it rivas me gre?u pleasure to expr??a mt en'ire conhaance and otch eKriniation ol bis protesaional skill. Baltimore, Jan. 12, I&97. HARMANN BOGGS. Extract fiom A note received from ths lata Una. Joha M. Clsyton. U. S. ^KNATa. Ang. 19, lii*. i for ifer; .??lie teclli, 1 cau cheer lull) reooinniead Dr. S. Baily as a superior Dentist; lie made a set of porceliAn teeth for one of my familv, and plugged several teatk for m?self. and the work ha* all s'ood wHI for more thao ten year*. RtiBEKT T. NIXON, of the Va. Coof. of the M. E. Church South. April 19, IMti. \Ye, thv undersigned, having had occasion to avail ourselves of the professional skill of Dr. S. Baily. Stirro n Dentist of ihis citj, or having t-^en oogsix ant of his operation* on our famiii?s or fri?nds. take Pleasure ir. expressing our admiration of his artistic skill, as well a* of the umtonnly satisfactory manner in which he perk-rma the most del.eats and difficult operations in liei-'si Surcei> .and w< r?spectfullv re ooinmeiid him to the otmndence and patronage of tha puUio. of which we consider htm en.:nent!v worthy. Thomas It. \Vat.TKR, Architect I'. S. Capitoi. Tmi?. \? Millka.M. D..?d Washington, D.C. It.S. Bohkva. M. D. of Georgetown. D.C. N. S. Li^i oi.jt. M. D.. of \\ nstnngton, D. C. Jos. li. Bbaoi.kt, o| Washington, D. C. (?RoHo a W alto>. Kx Go\ ernor of Florida. U Ai Tkt I.aaox, Kx Mm or of Washington. Hknkt Balijwi5, I'. S. Patent Office, O. C. WiaaT, Pnccipai Rittenhouse Aoadamy. fah Su tf DK. V1LLAKD, DENTIST, LATE OF CHl fAto, would respectfully inform the cit txens of the District and vicinity, that hav ing located himself m W asliington. ha is^* ? 1 rrl Row prepared to perform at' operations ai his profes sion. in the most approved st> ta. office, No. Peiui. avenue, adjoiaiog Gas tier's jan 2? 1> rJ'HE IMPROVED SETS OF TEETH. M. LOOM IS, M. D-, the inventor ana i-hter.tee af "Loonis' Mmtral Plnte Tettk." hAVing sucoecsfully lutroducfd hia niipn>vement uj various cities, lies now permanently eatAh lished himself in Washington. This improvement for Sets of Teats oonsists chief ly in making a set of but ona piece of material, and U.-.t indestriicti!He mineral. No m?tn. is used in tueir construction, and they Are tlierefore free from cnlvpmc action and melalic <aste. There Are no Joints to t>ec(>iite b.!ed with mt?ir?ure or particles of food, hence they are pwr? mmd elm*. They Are lighter, stroncer. I?>ss e imsy. far more durable, and natural in their appearanoe. I will cive a rewAril o <Jne Thousand Do lars to any one who will produoea similar work of art t" equal mine in parity, baa? I? . durability, artistic exoeoenoa or any other requisite quality. A I! work responsibly warranted. 27* I'enna. avenue, between 11th and 12th streets. aplS-lr The teeth yon made for me work admirably ; not'h ? oould te better. Very t ratefn y, JOHN M. CLAYTON. To those that seek relief from the maiAdies of tha C Watches, Jewelry, &c. LOCKS! CLOCKS!! CLOCKS!!! A ?o<>d BRASS CLOCK for 9?? I have ii st ra c^ved and opened All tha new style Ciock^^^K from q;I up to The trade supplied <a? FKI usual) at wholesale prices. Also, clo V Ma-Hfl ? ??rials, such as Cords. Keys, Italia. Ilands. wy Wires, Oils, Ao., at the Clock and Watch*?-1' storeof J. Robinson, 343,opposite Browis' ii.?te1, _au21^2m Sirn I^irg.-Gilt Watch. (<OLD AND SILVER WATCHES. J KWEL ? RY. AND FANCY ARTICLES. I haveiust received another addition to niv large atock of tio.d and Silver W AT'>H l-'.S. of the best makers in Krm?pe. Also, lio'd < am* | WD. EICHLER. Ac. S<n SEVENTH STREET, between Hand E streets, west side, 1'RAC- Jfv TICAI. WATCHMAKEK. keeps constantly #M on hand a fine assortment of WATCHES amifi* JT JEWELRY. asinisr1^ watches. JEWELRY, AND SILVER WAR K I have jnct reoeived a new supply of FINE WATCHES. GOLD CHAINS, And aWgs Assort irentofRICH JEWELRY ofeverv description, which makes my stock At the preeent time cue o( the most complete in the city. I have just tiuished iou the premises * a very large Assortment of PI'RE SILVER W AR E. among winch may be found aSOLIDSII.VER TEA KIT TLE superior to Anything liefore exhibite,! in this city.?the weight of whioii is 12ft ounces. aapsc;ty 4 quArts. Both citizens And strangers are invitad to ca'l and examine. H. O. HOOD, je 2a- SW Pa awe., neur at h street. jEW JEWELRY AND WATCiflTsT" II. O. HOOD has j oat returned from the North, and has brought ona line lot of Fashionable Jfv ( ameo. Coral, Mosaic. Brilliants, and IVaiu GOLD JEWELRY. Als<r.aKt?od assort me;.ljfclaf of fine GOLD and SIf.Vr'R WATCHES, son n ver? superior ? line keepers for 1adie?ao?1 r?*nf'?mei s use. Ho has also on hand a great variety of STA N I) ARD SILVERWARE of ins own make, warran ted the beat quality and will be sold very low. Plena* call and exaiiuue hkkJs and pnoes at No. SST Penti. Av., sign of the Large Spreed Fagle. jy |i? R All.WAY CLASSICS, aew and hsautifai edi t io us At hf>y eents per volume, now read*. Irvine's Sketch-Hook. Tales of a Traveller. Salmagundi, or the Whim whams and Opinions of LaiiiMefot I .ansa-alT, Esq.. and others. Ttie almve series, in ooarse cf pablieatinn. i which in t\p'tgraplucal excellence are iinsnrpassod.t will iBciwuf lili Ibf p^pulir K?rki til U Mluritlon lrtin^ at lass than hail tae original pulaislMsl pi iocs. 1- or sate at TAYLOR A MAI RY*S Bookstore. an 14 near at h street Magnoi.ia hams! S? CHOICE MAGNOLIA HAMS. H e are jnst opening, and we guarantee them uu eonailed l?y any Hains in this eity. They were cured in Maryland exireaalp for our sale. irT'No authoriaed srenta. _ _ ,u/ .a u ? XING A RI'RCHELL. jy 2S Corner Vermont avenue and IVh steee*. VOW IS THE TIME TO DRINK .MALT la LlOl'ORS.?ARN\ A SHINN are the onlv ores in tke District who have stock PORTER si.d \LE, And alwAys have a supply on hand; so giva Lhem a trial. Leave y oar order* with ths dn vers, <?r at their I'n.on Mottliaf Depot, No.9IGreaa street (ieorgetown. D. C jy a YE AND BARI.JRV MALT. ft>r sale at tLa CITY MALT HOl'ftE.oonMrof Weat Fata avsuue And tfeioak streat, Malumora, ftfd. bst e ir