Newspaper of Evening Star, 1 Eylül 1857, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated 1 Eylül 1857 Page 1
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VOL. X. WASHINGTON, D. C., TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 1857. NO. 1,441. THE EVENING STAR ] ? PLBLlSHdli IVEKT AFTERNOON, iKICBFT SVNDAY,) AT THE STAR BUILDINSS. ?/ Pinnsrlvami* ??????, mmd llf* Strut, Br W. D. WALLACH, and is served to sabeonbers by earners at SIX AJVD A WIJARTER CENTS, payable weekly to be Af ents; payors ?erred in puksiu at 3?H oents par month. To mai! sut?orrberstheantMonptionpnoe<s THREE DOLLARS A.ND FIFTY CENTH ? rear is mdr+nrt, TWO DOLLARS for ill months, uxi ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rat* of 12* oects a week. IC7*SI.NGLK COPIES ONE CENT. MOHT AND MiiUMM. [ From Titan ] " A letter for you, sir !'* I broke the seal. an<I read, with astonish ment : "Mr. HJte.irii W'urthitigton?Sir: Pardon these intrusive lines, and rest Mended that they are from one who shall over l>e prond to call himself jour sincere friend. Lucy Ames is not faithful to you ! I do not write this to you for any ?>aae purpoM*; for since I know so well y<>ur generous and noble nature. I cannot hesi tate when I see that nature become the dupe of vile dissimulation. Nor have I been too hasty in communicating to you this knowledge : I only fear it is too late, but rest assured that all 1 have said is true, and can be attested by one who has an undoubted personal knowledge of all the facts Arther Wesley, our village scool masler, is your too fortunate rival m Yours. A Frie*d." This was the first intimation I had had of Lucy's inconstancy. I hud seen things with my own eyes that made me doubt her sinceri ty. For a long timo the unwelcome suspicion had been preying upon me. and this fatal let ter had come to brin^ conviction?stern, irre vocable. hopeless conviction. I did not doubt the truth of it; and yet how it writhed my sou! to think of it, to admit it. It did not. it conld not crush me?I braved it to the last?I had been less than a man to do otherwise. I re-perused the letter calmly?no not ealmly?not indifferently, but sternly, as though it were decreed of Fate that I should not ouly drain the bitter cup. but should swal low the verv dregs. And ret I loved that wayward girl, and glad ly. oh. now gladly, would I hare forgiven bur imprudence. To her first of all I went to seek an interview. Lucy was proud, too proud to be just to herself, yet ?he was generous and noble, in sp>'te of all her fickleness. Obstinately convinced that she had preferred another to me, I did not ask nor expect any cx 1 Sanations from her; I showed her the letter I ?adjust received, and requested her to return iua such letters as I had previously written to her. and any other little keepsake "which might in future only prove annoying to her. She be stowed on me a look I shall never forget. '? Do you believe this, Edward ?" I do!" I replied without hesitation. " What unimpeachable evidence !" she re torted. with tho first impulse of pride. '? I do not rely on the inf<-ruiatiou contained in this letter. I have seen enough myself with out asking any person's advice or opinion." She immediately left the room, aud returned in a few minutes with a packago of letters and h small box of jewels, my former presents, say *a? 43 ?he placed tbciu in my bands? ?? By these tokens, then, since it is your will, I absolve you!" In spite of the smile that played around her uiouih. I thought I could detoct traces of recent tears, hastily brushed away from her cheeks. In a moment the thought flashed upon my mind that alter all she might be true. Impul sively I was about to speak to her. and ask her it it was not so; but what should I say f I had gone too far, and it wai too late to retreat. But as tbe thought had come upon me like a flash. it vanished as it had come, leaving no al toraative but to pursue the course I had adopted. Farewell, then!'- I said with apparent in difference. ' May your future life be ever lighted by the sunshine of happiness." Thank yon ' I trust no act of tnino will ever bring iniscy upon me." Con.?it?nce. Miss Ames?conscience V ?4 Will never reproach me!" * vio.l giant it. The 9top which vou have taken may, in your opinion, be just, but let tne assure you. others do not think so. We do not fee ourselves as others see us."' " I have done nothing, Mr. Worthington. to meri t this. Yon are no!: only deceived hat im pertinent, sir , and cautiously uvoid any ques tions that might l**ad to an explanation? ? 1 ask no explanation," I hurriedly replied; and immediately took tuy departure, in no very amiable mood, uor did 1 wish to humble myself ?o a k her any questions that might, as she sug gested, lead to a satLdact,.ry explanation W hat a victory pride bad won' Ho* perfect and complete was it.- ultimate success on both fides ' 1 hurried from the door as I turned iny st?r?s li->nieward again Instinctively I took the u?nal course iu returning to the village, (for .J J1!"* nwr|Jr a *???? from town.) and walked down the railway track, so busy with my thoughts as to be utterly uanuuscioas of anything and everything el*e. There was a high bridge between me and the village jiiit uide enough for the track. the middle of which was planked over for the convenience of pedes trians Outside of the track it was impossible to walk. Oue of the planks, which wa? very thick and IV'r ? partly raided toraoiue |?urpojte, and left in that position. In endeavouring to paw it. I struck my foot against it, stumbled, and, in recovering myself, forced one leg through the aperture, and striking my other foot with all the force required to regain my equilibrium, replaced the plank in such a manner as not only loft my toot protruding through the nar row crack, but promised to present a difficulty in removing the plank I smiled to think bow curiously I had been entrapped, and stooped down to remove tho plank, and free myself Iroui so dangerous a po sition The task was not so easily performed as I had imagined. The plank was wedged in such a mauuer that no effort of mine could re move it. I strove with more than mortal power, but it was in vain; nor could I extricate my toot, which was laccrated and smarting with the pain in its clitse confinement. At first I did not consider the extent of my peril . but I soon began to perceive the danger of my situation, and I shuddered with horror to think that I should be obliged to remain there and be crushed by the train! It was a cold day in December, and yet the beaded drops burst from every poro. A moment of frenzied delirium succeeded, and when. I rallied again, I found myself sitting between the rail? my t wt still a prisoner, and no prospect of delivery a!I .! VQjr watcb: il Wl"b4lt'p**1 At five the down train would pass or. if that should be late, the express would go up at half put five, an J at half-pait four it would be dark It was possible, nay. probable, that some one weuld paas by before it should be too late. Ul? * If ,nw*ir,!r lu the village than the road, though always regarded as more danger ous, on account of the narrowness of the bridge from which there would bo no possibility of ts cape, incase a train shouldeoaM in M*ht while passing over it Already ono had beenkillel by endeavoring to em*, at a time when the train was due; and should I be the second to j-erish there ' How the thought tortured me and ouee again I tugged at the resisting plank' W ith all my strength I tried U? with.tiaw u.y but. and leave the boot, but impossible! It was four o clock?iu hail au hour it would ! I>e dark?another half hour, and death would 1 c<>rtain ' I <houted for aid. but no habita tion ww within half a mile, and no answer wu* returned to my cries. Again and again I v irieked, while the despairing echoes reverber a ea in the distance, as though they would mo in my misery. And then, with all the a. cumulated strength of madness. I wrenched the plank but could not i? >ve it from its place It oold not be possible that I should be obliged to sit there and be crushed to death, when hu man aid was ?. near Had I been in ??nc isolated forest, some depth of country, distant from town or cottage, my d.M,m might have been more certain Once I s^in I Shrieked with agonued fury; wildly, despcrataly, the sounds of my voice ruiw out on the chilling air, while u .thing but thieiuocking echoes made reply. I he sun had set. and the darkness was inh ering fast over the valley below. Already the last reddening glow of sunshine was gleaming 00 top# tree* irrevocable desti ny became every niomout more and more appa rent. Hark! My Ood ! tbe train ' No. no' 1 stretched forward and listtaed with breath less eagerness There wm not a sound to break the silence : I mast hare been deceived. But, list! A voice ! a voice! Thank God ! ''Help' holp! help!'* I cried; and each time I ?1 touted the word I fleemed in despair* nerved up to greater power of speech, and call ing louder and louder each time. Did he hear ? There was no answer ?all was still! Oh. mer ciful lleaven ! was this last chanco of life de nied me ' 4- Halloo!'? The voice was distant, but oh ! how my blood leaped with joy at the sound ! Again I called with all the strength ot my lungs', and ngain I was answered. In a little while a figure appeared advancing towards me. but it was growing already so dark that I could not recognise him, nor did I care to ; but when he came close to me. one glance showed me that U was Arthur Wesley ! Should I let him pass by. nor ask him to assist me Would he do so ' As he approached, he asked : "Is this you, Mr. Worthington? Bless me, are vou hurt No, thank you. I am not much hurt, but see. I am so nicely trapped here, that I could not freo myself all alone, and I think it is nearly tune lor the down train to be due." It was growing dark very fast. So dark, in deod. was it that I found it impossible to dis cover what tune it was by my match. He never Hesitated a moment, but seized the detested plank with both hands, and at thosamo instant I also imitated his movements. The accursed thing resisted all our efforts, and remained ob stinately immovable. What should be done { In half an hour the train would be due?would there be time to go for assistance?to bring an axo and liberate my foot ? He would try. " For God j sake. Mr Wesley,'' said I. as he started to go, " be expeditious. It is too horri ble to bo obliged to sit here and face death un willingly.'' I was alone again. The winds sighed mourn fully about me, but I felt relief. I even forgot my danger, and turned my attention once more to the thoughts with which 1 had been occupied when I unwittingly stumbled into my prosent unpleasant dilemma. Nevertheless. I was apprehonsivo that ho might bo delayed until the train should pass. In iact, I had no assurance that he had time to go to Mr. Ames' and return boforo it should bo too late. Another thought rushed upon my frantic brain. Had ho deceived uie ? Would be not bo only too happy in being thus easily rid of my unwelcome presence? I knew he never would como to mc again?he would leavo me to the mercy of such a cruel death. Heav ens There is no mistaking that sound?the whistle at the P Station, only live miles distant! How well do I remember the thoughts that paused through my mind, as I patiently await ed the return of Arthur Wesley; for, although I had every reason to believo he would not oome still I iustinctivoly awaited him. and Doped, on, how I hoped, be would return' Hour after hour had I sat there all day, and now I was still waiting and vibrating between the hope of delivery and the almost certain conviction of destruction. The fearful chill of despair was creeping over me; my trembling limbs already announced that my nerves were Kinking iu enhaustion. At every moment I kept a watch for his returning footsteps, but no welcome K>und fell on my ear Hark! it is the train! The low, distant thunder cannot ncceive me now. It will be hero in a few minutes. '? Help! help!" The wailing cry faded away, and there was no answer. Loud?r and louder came the thun der . N earer and nearer came the train ! The ruing moon disclosed to me the white column of ?iuoko and steam, arisiug above the hill beyond the curve; and now the regularly beating puff and cough of the engine ttruck my ear, like the gloating chuckle of some terrible monster re garding his victim. How like a phrenxy tho thought ciuue on me that it wad now too late for issistancc ! No human being would venture >n the bridge when the traiu was within bear ing distance, when it wis too dark to distin guish objects in time to stop the impetuous fire Qorse; and yet, furious and frantic at the thought of such a death, I stretched my trernh iiug limbs to their utmost, and shrieked again find again until I grew hoarse, and the thun dering train drowned the feeble effort of my voice. And now delirium seized mo. I fancied ?.me giant fiend held down the plank which I vainly tried t<S wrench from its firm position? I could hear the chuckle of satisfaction that it give to think it had me there so safely in its power. 1 he loud roar that now reached my ear an nounced that the train had struck the bridge there came an eud to hope?oh, God, no power could avert the death that stared me in the face! r or an instant I saw countless demons hovering through the air. Fire and smoke enveloped me ?-there was a crushing blow, a convulsion, a uim recollection of keen painsshuoting throu 'h my imprisoned limb, and all was darkness ! ?I knew no mure ! ******* \\ hen I returned again to consciousness. I was lying on an easy couch, in a room dimly lighted, but neatly and tidily furnished. While I lay, wondering where I was, and trying to re cull what had passed, the door was slowly opened, and Lucy Ames entered the room. In a moment she was by my bedside, watchin" the motions and the expressions of my countenance, doubtless imagining that I was still delirous. '? Lucy?Miss Auios She started back as I uttered the name, as though unwilling that I should discover her real thoughts; but, in a moment, recovering, all st'li-poswssion, she looked calmly toward we, and as*ud, with a tono of affected indifference I>o you not feel easier, now ?" '? Indeed. I scarce know how I do feel," I re plied, '? but thero is a pain and soreness in my head, and. in fact, in all my limbs. I must have been badly hurt.'' I had a dim recollection of the occurrence narrated above ; and I surely felt surprise that I should have ugain awakened to life. The pain which I felt, on regaining my reason, in creased now momentarily. A physician was at hand, and every effort was made by him, us well as the members uf Mr. Ames' family (in whose house 1 was then lying.) in which, also, Lucy and Mr. Wesley joined, to alleviate my sufferings. Iu spim of all their attentions, my pains rap idly augmented, and, in a short time, I was again lost in the unconscious delirium of fever. In my vague dreamings, I was again on the narrow bridge, bending every eflbrt, and strain ing every nerve, to remove the pieoe of wood that hound me there. Again I was chained to a liugo rock, in which unconscious laborers were drilling holes, which they fillod with powder, to blast the unseemly mass to atoms. Fiends, shapeless and hideous, flew about me, chattering iu gleo?demons danced on tho sharp edge* of the r<?ok. chuckling again like the measured puff of the engine; and, at interval*. th?y stooped to bind the chains closer, until the links festered in the very e*b, ami turned my blood to gall with the poisou iu which they had been dipped. Cav erns yawned on every side b> receive me. All Was.hc*rd U* '"ng shrill whistle of the engine, and voices that ^m,d the very agony un nns <* But all this was past. I w? wcU . d cou d wa'k about the house with the^id of a crutch, for I had left one foot suspended in the bridge where 1 had so miraculously escaped death. Lucy had reassured me of her love not indeed by words, but by her actions Long and patiently had she watched by my side; au5 to her more thau any other do I owe the preser vation of my life. No words had passed be tween us iu relation to the subject which had so nearly separated us, yet there seemed to be a tacit acknowledgment of the error on my part and a cheerful forgiveness on hers. But one day when we chanced to bo alone, I recurred to the folly of which I had been guilty, and more formally asked her forgiveness. M Freely do I forgive you. if indeed you b?ve m.!H??FnNr0f Any^ wbich wou,d seem t0 re" ?orn ? ? doubtless ftcted according to your Si?* "Ration Which I would not wish to cure tlia * 8uPI*???<1 your only objeot wa* to se tj,%t ,, ol another, in leaving me, and r w-sT*! I ^nt>tx. ,.rt WRfl not 1 ! win Lr ^ believed too rashly, but now I I Me^hnle? ni?thln^ 1 w*"?* even credit what In ona r i me,Xucy, how it happened that fr m a occasions, alter excusing your^elf froma^oapanymg me to an evening's visit, or Elml'.I ,OUl<? r*anl9 ?eet you returning wSfey ?" mg' in CoInPftny with Mr. "Still jealous, I see." No, no !?but?" I rnih?!"' thiD" and 1 wiI1 exPlain all, which 1 might have done sooner had you requested it. to.,earn ^nch; and ns this was El t u ?e y ?PP?rtnnity I should ever ifr WnD? en^d to take private lessons of Mr. Wesley. I did not think it necessary to tell every one why I wa? ao often seen in the company of that gentleman, who, I must assure you. is not only a very amiable voung man. but is engaged to my cousin. with whom no induce ment eould cause him to hroak his compact " But why did he delay so long to come to my assistance when I was about to bo crushed by the train ?" J Ho did, indoed, make nil the haste in his power; but in company with my brother ar rived a moment too late, when it would have | beon madness to have gone on the bridge. In the dim hght they saw you fall into the water, which fortunately was deep and rapid, and consequently free from ice. Thoy hastened to the bank of the stroam. and in a few moments sueeeoded in rescuing you from this second Unnger, and bore you to tho bouse " ' Friends! Thank God. all friends !" Icould not help but utter, after listening to Lucy's ex planation of all that had transpired. I was ,PPy8f?ain' though maimod for life, a fact which Lucy gonerously seemed to overlook, as sho did not hesitate to become Mrs. Worthing ton in less than a munth after my perfect con valescence. FOR RENT AND SALE. pOR RENT ?A RARE CHANCE-Now an al i t, ?r oon*'r.uot'?n. >2 large and airy rooms, with all the Conveniences ol Water and lulits. Tlieloca fion is in the principal business cmuarr> of tlif? citv, root\ nt?7??'n flT?W2 !W f"r Uentists, Dneu^r rcot> pi*tii. Office*. Scr. A lno, a convenient and *irv fnr? any luht The *jole Junshed andSwell ligh?ed in themost improved manner, after the New York styles. ' V o-, ? WALL A: STEPHENS, ... io , J ? 1 eun- ?v*nuo' between 9th and au l?Mm loth sts., entrance on D st. P('Jf RKNT.?The three-story BRICK HOUSE ?ir>n rtfVhi^'0" sjrect, opposite the new exten sion of the IVeasiirY department, and within a step of Penn. avenue and W illards' hotel. The house contains In good rooms, besides store room nnd vaults for fuel. The location it one of the l?est in the city for a professional gentleman or a business stand. Apply on the premises, No. 474. _au 17-tOct I^i'^v^lV;^kaA oomlortable HKICK *r ... * i vj-'V ? 8l,uated on tho northeast corner of 4th and N streets north. Price $1,150; half in cash, balance in six and twelve months, or it all paid WKHRtfkeS* ApP'y to.VoLLARL) ?"M. No. .5127th street. an g_tf I^AKM FOR SALE.?A piece of hue LAN Don m.i^. r. Vure?k' Moatroinenr county, Md., six [?' i* from tha heights ol Georgetown, adjoining the K h;?rr,M/J?rS t' er7.\.U ,M'd' Kost"r- N<'wles, Bohrer, and Hawkins. IWiacres. A Itenutitu! loca non; partially improved: new house; llaores rich croelc bottom, ami some fine sellow-pine timber. It oau be divided, if desired. Call and see the premi ses those whodosireto purchase. jo 4-tf l/OR RENT.?A modem built HOUSE, contain a ing 12 rooms. coiiiforlablv furnished, in a delight Jul and airy UHvition, fronting oue ol the public re* ervalion*, and ooiumniidin;; mi extPimiveview of the oitv, the river, aud fianricetown. It ha?xas throuirh out ; water and bath nxttn. To a cart ful tenant the rent will be moderate. In(|uireat 4'4 1 street, sec ond door from 12th street. je 24-tf MiKvV l- H LNT.?TilE DESIRABLE ? K K: I Uh.N( K mii Ike corner <?| F arid 21 lit ?fs., locether wilh the (Jrouinh Ktirroun<Iint; it. The Hmush ooniair:8 Mixtion Hmmiis, han ran throughout, ami ItirtiAf**. xintiie will l?o or rented with the house irdoNired. i he lot the houne Ktfndii on is .iji by I3i, fwt, but tun purcuai.e-r ran have inore lan?l if dcairr Al?o, for Sale?The LOT OF ?; HOI \ I) on the corner of F and l^th streets, and I.OTS on t'?th.near !? street. Apply toClltiUK 1IKOTHKRS. &P 8 tf A VALIJABI.K FARM FuK S A I.E.-For A I AK.Mof !?4.'l acres, m <!u'peper Coun tv, Virfima, one mile Irom (Mitchell's Station on ti.e Alexandria and Orange Hai'road. The soil is natu ml.y excellent.and may economically and easil* be niiprov?^u, bo that it will produce ?tb hue crop* a.s are nr??wn anywhere in the United Slates ; llaacre* in heavy timlier. much of it suitable lor ship timber, lor which there are markets to l?e reached |,y means ol the railroad ; also, a lar^e quantity of cord wood that may be sold to the Railroad Company at remu aerative priees. The buildinrs are all on a hill, and, with small repairs, may be made comfortable for tho residence ol a family The place is well watered, and embraces every desirable convenience. As one or the joint owners of this Kann now resides in the W est , and is determined to sell it, it will bo s?l<l a Kreat intrigant,on very ttcoommodatirig terms. 1 ersons disposed to purchas* may inquire for fur ther particulars to W. 1). WALLACH, editor of the Star, Washington City, who knows the prem jy 8-tf Pianos, &c. AC A H D.-A CHANCE RARELY MET WITH BY THOSE WHO WISh J??J. A PIANO FORTE.?I have now in storeCy*% the following great bargains : I I ? f ? * Two superb Pianos, lour round corners, rosewood seyen octaves, used only a few months. I will sell them at $125 less than their price seven months since. A beautiful seven octave Rosewood Piano, iron frame, round corners, for ??jat'o. The above Pianos are sold for no fault, but be longed to families who havo removed to the west, and let! tlicm with us to l>e Mild. They arereslly and truly groat bargains. W'e are prepared to give a written guarantee with tliein, and will, at any fu ture day, exchange, if parties are not satisfied. Also, a fine second-hand Piano of Hallet A Davis' make, for used but eighteen months, and cost 8-125. Also, two second-hand Chickering's for $175 each, st the Great Piauo Wareioomsof JOHN F. ELLIS, *u 13 3<iPenn. ave.. bet. 9th and loth streets. WG. MKTZKROTT has now on hand a large ? assornneut of PI A No FoR l>r Roseukrauz.Haoon3c Ravenjtud WiilKyt't^I Miller. Also, several second hand Pianos' ? ? ? ' which he will sell for cash, or on monthly payments. Pianos and Melodeons from ?45 to $iy>. One sec ond-hand Melodeon for $2o. Pioanofortes for rent. Tuning by Mr. Rebine. an 12 piANO FORTE INSTRUCTION. Mr. \V. H. PALMER continues to a>l<l new mem his classes. Apply to Mr. PA I, . MI.R, at Ins Rimhiu over Fariiliam'st llookstore. Tuesday, Wednesday, Fri-? day, and Saturday, ttetween2aiidG p. ni. Terms 95 per quarter. ao25-tf f^OLl) MEDAL PREMIUM PIANO PORTSS. WILLIAM KNAKK, (reruor partner in the late firm of Kl? HE. (J A KIII.K k Co., Continue, tho manufacture and wile of grand and PIANO FORTES, under Me name, of William Kualte A Co., at the old stand, N?s. I, 3, S and 7 North Eutaw street op posite the Eutaw House, Baltimore. They have also just opened a n?w Rale, Room at No M Baltimore street, ttetween Charles and Light streets, on the premises partly oecupiod by Mr Henry Mot adery ns a musie store, where they will keep constantly on hand a large assoitment of plain and high y finished grand and square Piano Fortes aiMO, MelodeonM, from the beat maker*, from 4 t4> 5 ocuve, some with double key Itoards, double roods an<l stops to suit small churches. li-Miig extensively engaged in the manufacture o Pianos, wo will sell wholesale and retail, on the mo, liberal terms. Our Piano, werei ,warded thei highest premium (gold tried**)at the lair, of the Maryland Institute two successive years-* >, 1SK, and law?in op position to fourteen and eighteen pianos from some of th* best makers from New Vork, Kostou and Bal timore. W e wero also awarded the first premium at the Industrial Exhibition held in Richmond Vir ginia, 18W ami I?r4i. They have also been awarded the highest premium (silver medal) at the Metro politau Mechanics' Fair for I&V7. In addition to this we are in posses,ion of test imo nials from the most distinguished professor, and siiuiteura in the country, winch can Ite seen at our warerooms, sp-fiking for themselves and other, of the high appreciation in whmh our instruments are ?ver* where held. All instruments are guaranteed for five years, and a privilege of exchange is granted within tne first six months from the day of sale if the iuatrumeutado not give entire satisfaction, Wholesale dealers will find it to tbair advantaxs to give ns a mil Itelore purchasing. Pianos exohangod, lured, and tuned. jnarW-ly WM. KNARK Jt CO^_ plANOS FOR RENT. ntlmw t'.'uPirsl/Vsf1 h." 8hi Mr ro,intb* EDUCATIONAL. M1 [RS. K. AHHOTT'S - J 8BLKCT SCHOOL, CH?r..rof Pa- a"W* nnd\^tk strfft. south ??'</?, \> ill re-open oh Monday. the 7th of Septemlwr. Attention will tie paid tu all pupils intrusted to her core. A Frerwh Clasg will be formed at the name place, under the special charge of Profeosor Daniel K. Uroux. ftu 3,.^* rj?HK UNION ACADEMY. 'rl>? regular duties will lie resumed Septemlier 1st. A. RrrHARt>?, Principal, A. G. Wilkinson, Asst., A?sJm ..A. Zappone. Mud. Lan. THE UNION FEMALE ACADEMY. Mrs.'/. Richards. Prin.. Miss M.J.Wilcox,Asst., A. Zappone. M?k1. l^ui^uages. au 13-eolin YOUNG 1.A DIES INSTITUTE. ? KXtiLTSH AND FRENCH. No.490 E Street, Washington. D. C. The subcrilier has taken charge of this institution, lately under the care of the Rev. 8. H. Mirick: the course of instruction will bo thorough, and will not ditfur from that pursued by the former Priucipal. The Scholastic year will begin on the seooiul Mon day ul September, and close on the last Friday of June in each year. A limited numt>er of pupila will l>e reoeived into the family of the Principal, and every effort will lie made to render them comfortable and hsppy. Circulars can be obtained at the principal IjOoIc

?tores, and at the residence of the principal. CHARLES II. NORTON, A. M. The subscriber takes treat pleasure in recommend ing to his late patrons and to the public, Mr. C. H. a gentleman amply qualified to take charge of the Young Ladies Institute. an 3-eolin 8. H. MIRICK. Georgetown literary institute. ? , THOS. N. CONRAD, A. II. This Institute will lie opened for the reception of pupils on the iirst Monday of September next, (7th.) The object of the Principalis to afford facilities tor the acquisition of practical and classical educa tion. and to prepare those intending to enter upon a collegiate course, for the highest classes of College. Being a graduate of Dickinson College, he feels himself prepared to tcacli Ancient and Modern Lan guages, Natural Sciences, and Mathematics, Mental and Mora! Philosophy, and will give especial atten tion to the ordinary English branches. The scholastic year will be divided into quarters of eleven weeks each, and at their close reports will lie sent to parents, showin- the progress of their children in study and deportment. Torms payable at the close of each quarter. Tuition for English branches per quarter $t':25 J'uition for Languages extra 2.?i No extra charge for the higher branches of Math ematics. Our terms arc moderate, being twentv-five dollars annually for English branches; and thirty two in cluding the entire course. '?he discipline of the School will lie sufficiently strict to secure attention to study and correctness of deportment, and special attention given to the -morals of those who may i>e placed under the super vision of tho Principal. ? REFERENCE*. We are pleased to refer thoso wishing to patronize the Institute, to the following gentleman as refer ences : Bishop 18. Waueli, D. D., Baltimore. Rev. B. h. Brojdte. do. Rev. Win. Hirst, Winchester, Ya. Hon. Howell Cobb, Washington. Hon. Horatio King, Ass't Postmaster General. Rev. B. N. Brown, Georgetown. Rev. J. N. Coombs, do. _John Dickson. do. _au2a-tf SELECT FAMILY SCHOOL FOR YOUNG LADIES, ENGLISH AND FRENCH. A'o. 309 Fstrtet, Washington, D. C. Principal. DONALD MACLOE1). A. M., Univer sity of (Slasgow. formerly H<-ad Masterof Ravens croft College and Ashwood School, and Professor of Rhetoric and Belles Lettres in the Columb.a Institute. This School will be opened on the second Monday of Septemlier next, for the reception of a limited number of Boarding Pupiirand Day Scholars, who will be treated, in all respects, as memliers of the Principal's family. The design is to offer to young Indie* f rom a distance all that is included inthename of "Home," and to extend to the Day Scholars the advantages of Home influenc. The Sessions will begin on the second Morday of Septeinl>er and first Moidny of February, in each y<-ar. The vacations wifl extend through the months of July and August. Circulars containing full information may i?e ob tained at the principal bookstores, and will lie for warded l?y mail, to any address, on application, au u tf jMEORGLTOWN C LA SSI CAL AND MATH II EMATICAI. ACADEMY. The duties of tins Institution will l?e resumed September 7th. it 7 atwtf P. A. BOWKN. Principal^ / 'ULPEPER FEMALE SEMINARY. GulpKi'Er Court House, Va.. I nder the Instruction and SuDeriiiteiidence of the MISSES FORNERET. Tins School will be re opened on the 1st of Sep temlier, 1?07, for the reception of Ri>ardcrs and a b-w day Scholars. The obj"ct in view is to extend to all wlio apply and are admitted, a thorough and useful education. No pains will Imi witl hehl from giving the young l-adies such instructionsns will adapt tlieui for evert duty and emergency of lifd. While the ornamental branches will not tie neglected, the solid and fundamental principles of heai t ami head education will be the special objects of usidjou:; at tent ion. female education has now taken such a hrm hold on public attention, that,to proclaim i's advantages, would lie to portray a degree of ignorance not com patible with modern improvement. The elevating influence of female education is felt ami srknowl edged by every admirer ??f female excellence; lies itate (hen, no longer, to fiestow on your daughters those advantages that are indispensable to their ad vaiicement and success through lil'o. As the School increases, the number of Teachers will be also increased; thereby securing every aux iliary to the rapid advancement of tno Student. Every effort will lie put forth to maintain tho high tone and character of tho School. Appropriate hours will he set apart for study and dail> exercise. The discipline will l>e mild and per suasive, but very firm. Two Saturdays areappoint ed every month for the girls to visit and make pur chases. The Gospel is preached from four different pulpits,affording to each the privilege ofatt?nding the Church of her choice. No influence will lie ex erted to control the religions prejudices of the pu pils. While practical Christianity will form the l>asis of their instruct ion, the selection of Churches and Sablmih Schools will be submitted to the decision of parents and pupils?the variety of religious priv ileges here, will not fail to offer satinfactwn to all. No Scholar will lie taken for a shorter term than five months: admission will l>eolitained'any time dur ing, tlie session, and charged only from the tune of entrance. Half the tuition and boarding fee must be paid in advanoe, in order to cover tke expenses of the School. Tkrms For Ten Months, Board, (including fire and lights* <*> English branches for advanced Scholars 3" en English branches for small Scholars, 25 On Music on Piano 31 no Use of instrument ^ in on French in on Washing extra. No deduction made but in case ol protracted sick MSS. R EtERENCBS. Rf. Rev. Bishop Johns, Alexandria, Va. Rev. Thomas Leave!!, Madison county, Ya. Rev. Mr. Enrnest, Orange county, Va. Rev. John W. George,Culpepcr, Va. Rev. Jos. Carson. " " Rev. John (Nile, " ?? Dr. A!ex. Payne, " " Ciias. E. Ligntfoot, Esq., " ,! Thomas S. Aloocke, F.sq,, " " Beltield Cave, Esq., Madison county, Va. Thomas A. Robinson, Esq., Orange county, Va. Dr. Edwin Taliaferro, " " Hon. John S. Pendleton, Culpeper county, Va. Judge R. H. Field, ?' " Dr. C. W. A shby, " " " Dr. Alfred Taliaferrh, " " " Edward II. Hill. Esq., " " " L. P. Nelson, Esq., " " Col. JohuB. Baldwin, Staunton, Va. Instruntions on the Guitar, in Drawing and Paint ing will l?e given by a competent Teacher, should a class sufficiently large lie formed. au 6 lm Wood and Coal. CUMBERLAND COAL. Now discharging, a cargo of the above COAL. JOHN T. GIVEN St CO.. au 29-1 w Corner 14tli and C st.. near Canal Bridge. ?U)AL AT FIVE DOLLARS PER TON. Will lie receiving, a onrgo of WHITE ASH COA L, in a few days, which I will sell at .*5 per ten of 2.240 pounds. A weigher's certilicate will tie sent with every load. au 31 6t F. L. MOORE. [JOAL! COAL!! COAL!!! The subscribers are now prepared to furnish their customers, and all who may favor them with their orders for Coals of any size or kind they may want, of as good quality as comes to this market. Also, a good supply nf WOOD, at No. 475 lftth street, lietween D ami E streets, awl Potomac Bridge. Coal 2,240 lbs. to the ton. au II &wf,w J. S. IIARVEY A CO. ^ < UMBER LAND COAL. Orders will be received for cargoes, half cargoes, and auarter cargoes of the best quality CUM BER LAND COA !?? in lump, or tho run of the mines, at the very lowest o&aii prices. . JONAS P. LEVY, " ine, Liquor, and Grocery Store, ail tVtf No. 554 I2t[^street, corner of B street ONE CARGO CUMBERLAND COAL, just received. T. J. A W. M. GAL+. au 2n 2w N. W. corner 12th and C sts? No. 547. (CUMBERLAND COA 1..?Now discharging, ine J tons Cuinlierland Coal. IT tl oorner 8th nVtSu' oVp^Nati.Vnal hotel. EDUCATIONAL. 1AN1> W8TKR WILL !?? resume the duties or their Beimel on tite 1st of ^fteiiiher at their place of residence on 4S street, i>,|i(tv{fn Pen ns y I va n 1aand Missouri avenues. 31 *W)4t EXERCISES ol Mm M. LKWIS' School * for Y ouu< i ..idies, will be resumed on Monday. Septendier 7. ?fLI? ^ street, second door above F. RU 3I*6t THE K C A D E AT Y OK VIS! TAT I <?N. COV _ VENT PLACE. it. H. corner of G anU 10th its., Washington rity. Tho duties of this Institution will lie resumed on ruesday.1st day of Septemiier twa/'V'*' ",,or,ualion apply at the Academy. jyi'^IOONKS^VO^O L A 01 K S ?. No. 45tt it street. -fi! .PXPrc,sfts Wi" commence Monday. Septeml er ' \rV.s.iln*lrl,lf?t,otlK will be Kiven iu English, French, itlusic, and Drawinr MISS C. C. KOONKSS AC A DKMV FOR BOYS Tk. , . Ao.2 4% ttre't. ~ti ?piU will be resumed Monday. Septenilier . d '? ' ?e r,ember of pup?!!, w 'H>e lniuKxl mst-st f S*LECT SCHOOL FOK VOL*NO f,A 1)1 KS. \T^V.'"\ii ? "trttt.near }{, Washington. It. C. n'2 . 11 'DpK' L.rcn- several yearsateacher in the ? weetnvii I mfflle Seminary design* to open on 7th, In one of the buildings .? ,rV^cli f"r ?d!;eationa; pnr n '? i' n? Retool forn limited number of pu ent,rclJ ""tier her own personal onre and instruction. The course of study will embrace all the branches the I?-'in?all1v 011 ;"f1'"h ''?^ucat'on?tosether with the IjJiiia and r remit Languages. n , ? ? ReFKBK\( IS. Rev. J. C. Smith, 1). D.. \\ ashington. Rev. D. Gurley, D. D., do. V ?row,,? l;M- do. il> iii5uv,ei'K8<? ' d<?. U Wit?vf'n* Georgetown. V 7i* , r7" do. li' %(!**? >ur* r' S* A" rfo *ate r>nncipai (jeorKeto'irn Fe Kev. J. Dan forth. D. I)., Alexandria, Va. ware.'* ' S?",U8Word' D- i>., New Castle, Dela ?uTtf"0r S" M" IIarrin?(on. Dover, Delaware. (^KORgEToWn toi.LEGlT. _a,L^l!? H A. MA GUI RE, Pres. Iv^T" WAWII.NGJWIX SEMINARY, C or. Ya. ave.and 3th *t.ea*t, Masonic Hall, tu i . . ***"? Yard. t.t -rl.le* ? School will be resumed Sept. i '; . ' 1,9 conrse of study embraces all the ^ ' u"uaJI/ taught in the best schools of the ;;s?. Jip,,?? . .. ?.er,3,V li.AD^S^^ ? p.MAI.K J?,';V*7NAN,n FRKNC-H COL AO* 1R2 I street* Ga/*by's Row, near corner Penn HiwVZV'J'9**1!>" "r"f' *?'"?"*?. D. ('. c",SassS;"""" M m. C. Roll.* Corsojc, Teacher of Frenoh, M'lftl^tl;,11 n, Jr"uan- brawinn and Pa-ntin*. e'rof Frencli r-MILlt Rolli>. Assistant Teach mT!! Instlt"ta Ik-resumed on ??.?!' ?.f US'. The conrse of aii'i K rcnc? I-t(TiuaHon M0^0* ^ a '"*ral iteduh In the English Department.which is nnder the im ^rfrtchiioi(,ii!e^ ?rea4inK ?rc:a"1<al au,hor tE?KFJJt!iD,rh^ h"1* V R an<l an art. ? tiavimf devoted a nmntier of vears to a careful study of the philosophy of the voioeand its piiysical mechanism, ik enald^d to impart definite and ^pi i upon the subject. t., ,?Tu.i^n!riAPSi?fl l'i' for "eflU'rinft a praotical riiowledce of tlie t rench language are not surpassed ?1 any. other Inst.tntion in the cuntry! M me. Corson a?td her sister. M'lle. Rollm are I arisians l?y l?i rtb, and t li^ir instructions and reneraj U ,T h ,ui ".r carried .,11 exclusive ly tiirou^li the medium of French. There are also w'.ineeteJ with tho Institution a large numtier of yon", ladies wbo apeak the lar^uare with ftuenev. I or 1 ortrix, Kt*fercno?*K. A k???* oirculHrt, whicii Sf'liS Prlnc'ipir1 U,e ,{,K'k WKl Alusi0 A ci.iss of lift !o gir s w 111 l>o formed, who will re ^'V|?,mr'f,, ,.1Mr,T1""' ln ,*l*"*l?ah Read11ix aud Spelllm.aiHf the eleiiientaof French. Tortus, per session of5 months 'tis \\ ithout Preiieii ^ iu" an2K-iin i?. I^HE COIJ MUIAN COI.LE(>eT ?pi , , _ , Washington. D. C. I lie Annual Session of fins Institution willoi>iii menceon \\ ejines<hv. the thirtieth <?'th? of Sep. W,'J for euiraiiee on ? ri 1' - 1 uesday previous. I he Preparatory department of the InstitufH-n will open on \\ od uesday, tlie ninth i>Hh I of Septem i? r. it will lie under the kubci \ imoii of the College ['i^errf.and will be provided with the tiest instruc .i t ,.,r*,ll!Jis*ion,0.r f,,r r,,rlh?r information, apply to the President, at tho College. " ' -ri" S. PRENTISS. Resistrar. (M.NTKAI, AC A DEM V, Vi. Corner of E and Tenth streets. I tie exercises of this lustitutioii will c?iminenee September 1st. | he numlwrof sluilekts is limited, and eacli will reeeivo part iculsr attention. an anjnC HI I.AS M ERCH A NT. Pr.n, /'M.INTON ACADEMV. <iLORUETOWN. 'Ph,? ?i'iEO?filK Aknoj.h, M. a.. Prineipal. 1 his ScIiikiI heretofore conducted by Rev T \V MlIn4>.u"'<-.W'l,.',e ^ "Penedon Mo??day, Sentei'nt^'r of \lr ? ??Trn? mnyi ? P"rrl,red at the Drug Store ?f .Mr. R. S. f. t>issel. ?,eorget?iwn. an U-lm* MRS. BURR'S SCHOOL FOR YOI'NU LA ? r.>.?No J91 II street, lietween loth and Uth firoi ?WeK ' wlH re ?rcn u" MONDAY, Septetu ner <.lst. jy 8-law.liV* I l?i. { i i GEORGETOWN FEMALE SEMINARY*. k^^M, J HARROVKR lpav? to inform JITm-Ii . . 1 f:'.r,nor Patrons that she has l*en culled on to yield up the premises she reoent I j occupied to an unexpected and prior claim, and ha\ inr lieeti unable in the mean tune to secure an position in the saine vicinity that would per niet her to re-open lier school at the appoiuted time, w ..Jjir ;vr, yet has the pit^amire to announce to her friends and the public generally that she has taken the mmno dioua ami extensive establiahment, known n8 the .eor^etown Female Scn.inarj , which ac^lvd so nineh celebrity under the supervision of Miss L. S. r.HKlish, where she will be happy to receive such of her former pupils as desire to continue ihe.r attend anee. Arransementa having lieen made for their conveyance (free of charge) to and from the Semi nary, those who may wish to avail themselves ?.r this means or conveyance, will please leave their tiamet> a* Gray and Kallantyne'g fiookstore. Miss Makkovkr has sanguine hopes that with her accomplished mid experienced assistants in the sev ral m-par'ments of instruction, she will lie ab^o to meet the approval of all those who may feel disposed to favor her with their patronage. rhe duties of the Seminary will commence on the hrst Monday m September. A general patronage is solicited. Miss M. J. HA.R ROVER. Principal. S.CH RI ST|AFlJofl ^.'m DOR MAN, Teaeheratf' French. .Pr,,f- J* K- SCHEEL, Music. an 77 d3t.Veo3t MISS WAUGAMAVS .. , *F.LVCT SCHOOL ,.V JJ* ^ street* between G and H streets. J?.' _e-gpen on Tuesday, September lat. au 21-2w* PMEKSON INSTITUTE, J J H strtrt, betxrern 12tA and 13rA. SBLgrT Classical and Mathematical School FOB Hoys. The Exercises of this Institute will be resumed vZ rZ^Sl lBt*. I1? nu.nJ,,er ?f pupils lsliuutod. r or further particulars address au 4 lm CH AS. B. VOUNO, Principal. MRS. HELL'S SEMINARY FOR YOUNG 1 *? LADI hS, f U,. Corner of [. an,11 nth Ureftt. session of ttne Institution will enmmence on the 1st of September, laS7. *?kem<* llif <g" *jgj.u A ULT'S CELEBRATED ENGLISH CAB {\ ... bage seed. JBl-. i 1?w P'ep-^Hl to furnish Ault'f^Mt 3. ?'*I.T V,,r*' AnICa Early Large York.Zp I'l.i n.i l i"i Heart. A0It's Premium^", r lat Uutuh, Drumhead. Savoy, and all other va rietiesorCABHAGE SEEDS. Also Spinaeh. Kale, lettuce,Cauliflower,and all other kinds of GARDEN SEEDS. All the almve are fresh, pure and genuine; the same superior quality as sohl by us last and former yeaia. and will give entire saiisfaulion to those who purchase Iroui us. For reeommcuilations wo refer to any person who has used them. For sale wholesale and retail. SAM'I. AtTl.T * SON, Corner Calvert ami Water sis., lialtiinore. Md 117^ Orders oui l^e sent by mil or by the Adams Express, which aflords a chaap, safe and uU,ck m^ana of carriage. au ij.],,, ^PKCIAL NOTICE TO SPORTSM EN,~~ ~ ?u is t| No. ? High street, Georgetown, D. C, THE WBKKLY STAR. Thia exoeusot Paauly and Newa Joarnal?oor touuag ? tratttr variety of intsrecttng reading than aaa be found m any othav ? published ec Neterdey Bugle oopy, partus am fl ? TO CLTOS. Five eoptee. ILrCilH, imiUILT III iburcl " ? ?u.,?cnt*?? ? eleba raiaed amonr B??iwai Lrol^Li^-** ? J^4' "&?"*? M Will I _ wH hT^L'?2l A *** Hfr of "*WU St a. a H uiTerisbly oontsinatbe -Vuk UgtOC News" that bM Mdl the filtLT Star ?r0B 1mo?o generally throng hoot the country. p!ff(' <**> be procured at Fn^T? IFF#?** X lb* rtiM *??* Pnoo?T?a*a Cmi. "ot>T*Arr*t? who act aa agents will bo allowed a oommif ??on of twenty per oent. ICE. LJ. M1DDLKTON, ? 7C* DEALER. (Mfiee and Depot-*outhweet oorner of P and Ttth Street*. Waafuntton. apll-tf ICE! ICK!! ICE!!!?The undersigned reapeotftr If inforni hia frieoda and the public gererally. that be 1a now prepared to ftirniah Ihmiliea and others! through the eeaeon) with the beat quality of ICK, delivered in any part of Washington and George town. and guarantees to give entire sat election. Orders to be left with Ki&wsll 4 Latskvc* oorner 14th atreet and PennayIvaaia avonue; Gao. P. Ki dwell A Coh lith street; J. B. Moom, Drug gist. Penna. avenue, hetweon 19th and a?ith streets: Jisokck S ktz^\>'w \ arks venue, between luth aaa .. k OW 1 UIABI CIJUC, IWIWfTU iVIU ftiiy J 'IT?'1 ? Ro?t. A. Pavkb, Drurgiat, oorner 4tb and Mass. avenue; and with the auUcr.ber, No. '. If? ?tr*ett Georgetown, where loe oao be ha 4 all times. U T. N. KIDWELL. Dentistry, Ac. nENTUTBY. \L ?R- STEPHEN BAILY, Orrrc* No. 1*1 I'ninLVAKu Avxitra, Tkrtt doors from luk Strut. D*. BAII.\ beta leave to informthe public that ho can lie seen at ai: his uthce. located aaabove. He feels assured that an experienoeof hfteer * ears' practice, with the large number of patients, and great variety of difficult oases that he baa treated suotm fully. will enaNe him to surmount any difficulty soienfihcor otherwise, relating to the Teeth. His* own experience confirming the opinion of many men eminent in the profession, and especially Drs. flams and J. and K. Tarmly, has led him, long sinoa.todis card all mercurial preparations for hliing Teeth, also a.l Euamela, Gutta Percha, India Rubber, and Ce menta for the construction of Continaoua Gum reeth. and that Porceiiau. mounted on Gold Plate is the only reliaide substance that oan lie wora in the mouth, as was most conclusively shown b? the last American Dental Convention. Although he flatters himself from hia long resi dence and practice in Washington, he la favorably known to bis numerous friend* and patron*, ha bass leave to refer them to the following l , TESTIMONIAL*: From the late Rector of the Church of Ecipha&r of _ thia city. Dr. Stkphr* Ratlt DeerSir?I dea:re to ex press my esteem for you personal]/, and my oonhdenoe la you aa a anpenor dontiat. The operationa executed for ine have been highly satisfactory. I hope that yo? may receive the patronage from my friends ai <1 the public that your skill ao well deaervea. .. A ? __ Yours very truly. * aalungton, Aug. 86, 18?. J. W. FltilNCH. From one of theoldcat firma in Baltimore, .Messrs .. . , Hosgn. Cntman A Co. Having employed Dr.Stephen Baily, Surgeon Den tist, of \\ aahington city, to execute for me an im portant and difficult piece of work, which he did to my entire satisfaction, and in view of the fact that one of the moet distinguished memlersof the Dental College of Baltimore, failed, after repeated trials, to perform the same work satufactorily, it givea mo treat pleasure to expr??s my entire confidetoe and high estimation of his professional skill. Baltimore, Jan. 12,1657. HARMANN BOGGS. Extract from a note reoeived front the late Hon. John M. Clayton. 4 w . U.?. stfiara. Aug. la, 1836. The teeth you made for me work adaurahly ; noth ing oouiU be better. Very cratelully. JOHN M. CLAYTON. To those that aeek relief from the maladiea of the teeth, I can cheerfully reoommend Dr. 8. Baily aa a superior Dentist: he made a set of poroeiian teeth for one of my familv.and piusged several teeth for myself, aud the work has all itood well for more time tenyears. ROBERT T. NIXON. . ,pf the Va.Oonf. of the M. E. Church SouUu April 13, 18.56. ?? we. the nndersigned. having had occasion to awl ourselves of the profesriouai skill of Dr. 8. Bai.y. Surgeon Dentist of this city, or paving been cognis ant of his operations on our families or friends, take pleasure in expressing our admiration of bis artiatie skill, as well as of tlie uniformly satisfactory manner in which he performs the most delicate ana difficult operation* in Dental Surgery.and we roapectfully ro Ooinmend him to the conniltiiice and patronage of tbe public, of which we oonsider him eminently worthy. * IHOMA" I.- Waltfb. Architect U.S. Capitol. Thomas Millku,M.D.,of Washington, D.C. B. S Bohrkr, M. D. of Georgetown, 1). C. N. 8. LiwcoL!*, M. D.. of Wasliington. D. C. Jos. H. BRAKLKT.of Washington, D. C. Gkorgk W ai.toji. l-.x-Governor of Florida. Wai.tkr I.KNOX, F.x Mavor of Washington. H knk v flAi.iiwi>, L'. S. Patent OfTioe, _ o*C-W'ioht, 1'rincipal Rittenhouse Academy. M3* tf |\K. VU.I.ARD. DENTIST. I.ATE <?F CHI ? ' caoo. would respectfully inform the eit izena of the District and vicinity, that hav- Tifi^Ti' nig located himself in WasiniiKton, lie m^ ?'? prepare<l to perform an operations ib his profee aion. in the most approved st> le. Office, No. ??, Peun. avenue, adjoining Gautier's jan it J^HEIMPROVEDSET8OF TEETH. M. LOOMIS, M. D.. the inventor and patenteeor i.uarnis Mineral flau. T.-fS ?' miccesstnUy introitucetl ins nnpnivement m various cities, has now p-*riiisin?ntj\ Villa lii>he?{ himself in Washington. This improvement for S. tsorTeethoonsistschief y in inakiiiK a set id hut one piece of material, ai d that indcstructilile mineral. No metal i? u?mI in their onnstruction.and they Rre therefore free from pr.lvaaie action and metalie taate. There are no loin's !o l>c<M.iiie filie.1 with inoiature or imrtic of f.MKf, hence they are pure and rlrun. Th?-y sre us liter, stronger. I?*ss chnnsy, tar moredurab'e and natuml in their appearance. I will give a regard o One 'I h oti sand Dollars to any one who wi.l produce a similar work of art to euuai mine hi purity, l>e*oi> durability, artistic exceP.enca or anj other resuikita quality. All work responaibly warranted. W Pwina. avenue, betweeu llth and 12th atreeU. fiip 13-lf Watches, Jewelry, &c. ( BLOCKS! CLOCKS!! CLOCKS!!! A *nod BRASS CI.OCK lor !Jl. I have inat re ceivt'd and opened a tha new stvle C. fiom || np t.i The triule suiplinti<as usual) at wholesale price*. Also. Clock Mt tenafa. such as Cords. Kevs, Ball*. Hands, U ires. Oils, Ac., at the Clock nnd Watch Storeof J. ROBINSON. St9,opp^isite Browns* fiotel. an-l-gm Sign Large Gilt Watch. QOLD AND SILVER WATCHES. JEWEL VL Rv- AND FANCY ARTICLES. I have lust receiv.-d another addition to mv larcw stock of Gold and Silver WATCHES, of the tiest makers in Europe. Also, Gold Chains of (fTM every style snd price. Jewelry in set-and sin sT-l-i? gle pieces. Perfumery ami Fancy Articles, Si. . cr p.atwd Baskets, Spotms, Cnator*. A c.. at J. ROBINSON'S, 3^, opposite Browns' hotel. N. B.?WATCH R i: I 'A I R I \ i '/done! ai t manner by a skilful Watchmaker, and warranted an -I -2iii w D, EICHLER. *17 ' .a ^ .? Nm Sn* SETK\TH STREET, between!) and I-, streets wt>st aido PR\C TICAI. WATCHMAKER, ken^n.rantly I L- L r U'i? of WATC H l> H.H rtil jf.w r.l.K > . aP i,i \17ATCHE9. JEWELRY. . . . AND SILVER WAFF. j have just received a new sucnlv of l-'IV'l.' ?e?t^Vot RlcUQllkvvP?lSf$ ^ ment of RICH JEWELRY of every desc; .p: ion. which makes my stock at the preaeut tima one t.f the most complete in the city. I have just finished (on the premise*) > Verv hrr. assortment of PI RI" SILVER \V?RK \ 71 which may lie found a SOLI DSI I.VF R Tl- 'i tpL-'v TLE superior to an> thing ^.ore e.h,b,te.nn . 5'^u! wclKht uf *hicn" 125 5 Both citizens and strangers are invitad to call and examine. j|. o, ||ooD, TW Pa ave.. nmr ? h r*nw>f. J^EW JEWELRY AND WATCHES. H. O. HOOD haa just returned from the North and has l>r<?ueht on a hne lot of Fnshionable l?v > Mosaio. Brilliants, and Plain G()LD JEWELRY. Also, a *-kh1 assortm?niAL^ of fine GOLD and SILVER WATCHES VT.T.TL very superior time keepers for ladieaand gentlemena u??. He has also on hand a rreat variety of STA N I) ARD SILVERWARE orh.s mm make wa,?.! ted the best qua'tt* and will IwaoM very low PImhJa call and examine gwnU and pr.cea at No ass oT;,, A\*m aisn of the l^rce Spread l-^?le. jy l? KAI L\\ AVy.LLA>SlCS. new and l>**aiif if.ii t fift, cent, per, ^>w l'1 eiU living's Sketch- Book ' ttoW rau,? " Tales of a Traveller. Salmwiiwli.or the Whun whim. ,i. I Juiucelnt I-aa* staff, En*., ai^l oiher" ?"n'on* "r inTv^^phi^x^S?^! 1"t^tior,.;wh,oh iiiofutle all the popultr works of ?,'rm??e.r| ? will a? 14 TAYLoR * MA CRY'S Bookstore, near *Hli street AG.NOLI A IIAMS. iJT OHo,CK MAGNOLIA HAMS. ?..i\ii nJ "J?*"Ming, ami we cuauui!?e tbein uu e^;:alled by au> llama in thir cit,. sale Wt*r* CUr*d luMaryl&uJ expreasly for our IIJ*No authorised agents. i.* n x' 4 Rl'"CHELr.. It V> Corner Vorwont avenne and l.'AU street. l\TOW is THE TIME TO DRINlT IIMT i> LIQUORS.?ARNY A SHINN are it. ones in the District who have atook POHTKLtt ?L ? AiEi-iSlr". Ryi-ev^u i?*LT. fcf sale at tba . Ail HOllME. egwa \Vsit Kalla *VIiy ? Tj ?lr^' JWtiHiore. Md. *