Newspaper of Evening Star, September 16, 1857, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated September 16, 1857 Page 4
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EVENING STAR. A BALLAD OF THE RAIN. Tli# following "Ballad of th# Ram'1 appeared in a lal# Dumtm of the Home Journal. !*. P. Willis ?and* it in s letter from Idlewild. in which he says its words are not only fhr sweeter than he oould writ#, bat to th# very tane of the falling rain. Alao. that ainoe Edgar Po#'s "Raven," no mourning madrigal ha# b#en written so swe#t as "Th# Ballad of th# Rain." The author ia Mra. Juli#t H. L. Campbell, of Potarill#, daughter of Chi#f Justice Ellis Lewis : Laat night, th# fragrant lilly, ? .. . S? stately. wan. and stilly, Held high her pailic ohaiioe, gatu#ring whit#n#as from th# moon; And standing like a warden, . Besid# th* enchanted garden, Th# taUa-tr## toss#d high and free hi# yellow star# oi nioom, And sw#pt their goid#n flashings through th# ilrma raent of jure; v\ Lile the plain or shivering breeae. and quivering tree#, for#told the coming rain. Ji?* i1"' be'? ?r# scattered? u,_ ih-tulip's bole is shattered! ernerh.d crown came crushing down before the wind and rain; An. dainty, summer lily ! .. rt>y bed IS dank and ehilly. AH, wo# m me . tu? tulip tree named for Laun o#lol v ane, Who never, in tn# gloaming, aLall seek its bowers Ruthlesa nun.' 'lVh0agtla^, WUh ?Ur UIy m*id' ,h*n ke*p hl# trT,t . in. In sooth, it is npj^iling ! f The cold, relentless failing? i ne weary, drear> plashingand dashing of the rain' It ravina at the gable, A.tl weafher-ataiued and sab e. And iercelr drives at Mabel, with cheek against th# At waning, watching, Mabel, whose tears fall like me rain. Woful ram' At hwP,'?S*i Mabel' w,'? to ?e? ?h# moon ,r. . IT. I he mooo that erst hath lighted Her lover when benighted, r?and%laiBaiid l,K,Ul'tam >??ream.o'er lonely wold To-night he seeks his plighted, a. .k.. .? ,K!se_Iu'*y lips are w hi ted. ^ ram intercedes, "Dispel the mist Thou gentle moon, obscured too soon, and guide him once agam! ' Blinding rain 'wTiTV ?!??'? ' cloods refrain, oh He.tven withhold the ram !* ?r . . v* rnmovej the leaden clouding? Mabel tn "wd dunMi1 shrouding. mabe to-night lor hope and light to Heaven looks Ifl ? AID. Alas ! expectant maiden, %v 1 hT prescient soul is laden ' down"iif?'l ,r*? ajl'1 blinding tears stream down the ery stal pane ; rairT drops of anguish, and wet with driving _. Orifting rain! i fie music of his coming we ne'er shall greet agair. ? . . . VI. .?fist to the distant patter! a ...* h? tumult and th? c'atter ! "th# sTiiiy "JSJV ?f Kub,eh'? tramp# up >o! 'tis the hill fox straying l? i. ?k. ? "bar the ban-dogs' 1<rt nig? It !m thf ? f T?'. * **iIoP '>?=? il smal plain? ram" atorm. and gale-it is the surging w ik Dirging rain, t^debra?nd:^0,,' dr?P* dr?P*,in? UP?? tli# tor , TIT. I ear.not bear th# sobbing, tm?, aD?* altered throbbing, h???of ia*,? 1 13 U? k";at- ,ts <raftt See! how its w;Jd lights quiver, n . Adywn t?rf)id river, " US?toT!mfr ""Mtain caves, fast has ?B !lthe h,ned f?t dnft tk r ,,-v.zwloi Vln* ?' tuinin *y d,t thoU "8ay' ail ,wo"#n wi.h ... . Till. Th# lily bells are scattered ! Th- ,uI'P s We '? shattered! SVsi."'p aed fre#' *t} p? of Lmer Oh, maid amnnr the lilies ! Y.r PM.irr!^ob?a?m?uld so chilli*: brainV Upon U" bed'aad oooi thy f#v#red God'# r?tchftnpon th, dolour, we lay the. ,n th# rain! A" ""e^m :',e 6re ?f ,ick de,,re- oat rondor in S^ward Moore, the late sheriff of Wetzel ounty, V a., tried in Wheeling for forvinir aLind warrant. ha? been acquitted. lor^ah ?^?'d arEdeAiorfii^f^l,?*prl*^: ""PP0"^ to contain twTen I ? \ > d ,r^IK ba"s W*n covered >?e. J-Fnchbarg and Amherst Court Hou??-. Va. ^ Ei*Ut, bund ed mechanics have l>een Ur^ ? r rnp^m"" bv the clooiuj/ of thiree g manufacturing establishineats at Buffalo. ruK^^iJ^*' rhar-,f"d wlth harboring a R^ktn??.ir . Pi"'^r,V gfo Den^ale. iu Rockingham county, Va , bas been a^ quitt-d. ? estimated that there will !>*? lU) mat* 'jssz? at W-^ton College, Va , tL ensuing P,xon-ior "booting Thos. C. Mad fo mv a?rC',l,,y; Va ' ha% wntenred ?Be of f5U), and 21 bour<t imprisonment. bini'? lf Jas Johnson ha? jn., *" ln ^avaj,uab, Ga., for negro steal ., P""/tTAT!?!t ?Th(> passengers who were on ruhl^T l,ll*ol,'> when she went a?hore near - uba. have printed th?- rommand-r of the Spa a?i'lm"iM vva: l.rvi wbo re^n.,1 tt^m, with Sp^Tsh JrV,C#' a"? ^ve ?50U to tbe olle^n!0?' Incident took j 'bi? aftern<K.n upon r.,.be ,ra,n from Indianai.olis A gentleman arid ladv, inspired with a sudden r? e^o h"' ^reob,M*rve,t to ru*h frantiraily Into a b^irt Jeml^?'"??, and the fun of It was tbat after th^dvanu e T ThX d,"cover'*d that both ' had In lemons and "got squeezed" Their mutu of tli ..mtaK ^ ?La/a?'"f (in.) Career ahkivals AT THE hotels WILLARDS'HOTEL?It K M^ade Va R k Uplift, do- W H Sf 1^1... 'i* ri?, I .a, .11 'adv Kv ii t u * , 'i Texas; J a Prall and ^ Bi^elow and ladv \-i- T P S/- .it i!? f tnzmv * > was&rfsvs wiiiiD1!?\i"?? " nu?.iwii. i-,; j u ? ormK "! :, u'r I , ",'1'' Mi" J V>lt ?.ALX p S?" \VBJ?,WNt Hotel.?J L Hardm.n Mo J jr; C?pt*\\mOwenA Md^clpt }V V trf**??"i. jJL'l A'.'iT'i 2if rla. .11 Bradley and Udv n w t <~'K? -"i?, urt'iz* x !-? f uiuli. Li J It Hnrfcf . < ^ 9 ^ I Aurli , ltd W D *Vbl.V^kllA',i Irr. Md; Geo L? S belt on. \y i ^ Thos Hunter, La; M (J N'oble Lv rean Brewer. Tenu; S ? H^Wrl1 Vv'a . ar. do; E L Ripley, do "wW<rl1' **-> ? W Aim WASHINGTON HOL>E.-V H PurMii /?w< Ob^?rn*!'>?\'',A W* H* ll?^?nk \I k* J ^ rer /i Andtrson, bali?v- \ k Lighber, t?C; L Bacheler, Vt ' t ? IRKWOOD HOLSK _S D Buchanan. DC J NV Jones, WT; A HugheM. O; tl Dean Md 'x ^.wonds do; v G Washington; R LyOPf' p,? < bT'h \v?A Beil?*ll, Aid; J ? Walter. Va;' W ' Bender. \\ A; O Fernell, Va; A Mu^rove I a A P.tman, Va; J IJoyt, C VV. -^^grove,La, movements of ocean steamers rl?~"" r"*" ,, Vanderbilt \?w Vork..Havre Vnl u kangaroo N?-w Vorw" f-Ko .Nrl 2::y Lurof* H.Mtnn I |J ??;???? Septlil Adriatic N-w !' ?'?IUW -..-Hepiil P-rsia N.w York " iv' T "*'" City Baltimore.. N>w York '! ? fHK>1-'*?*,P?3J Hanimonia N^w V^rk 1*?;,'*??' ?c? ' Ariel NewvS ' -()et ? riew Tor*..Bremen Oct 3 ?? *??* KcnopR. ?l* Liverpool....%Vw York. H-I>t ? ^"lr|wP,? Liverpool.... Portland '< Glasgow New Vork"?? S Ltty Baltimore.. Liverpool....\,w York.isep! y *l *l: ^.u -'np<oo..N>w York..S*p< t? Arabia Liverpoo' Bosto? S ptl? Fulton Llv#tpool....New York..^? ,tlM Cit J \V?iainPt?n? ? New York S^ptfiS NU? verpocl....New York..Sept^ Atiantl# f Boston Sept-26 Bonflia w:nr?l ? ? ?New Vork? .S^ptOO T^ " lbUr,? * New Vork .Oct I 1 b# Laliforola mail stumer# york Ofi 11* ftth md A>tb of #?cb Aonth MiicellaneouB. i i-enn. [a A" I STILL 1.1 V l ND will not he outdone by in? in the Pamtiag Lin?. Having secured the services of an expe rienced Si*n and Ornamental Painter, I am prej>*/?(l to do SIGNS. BANNERS, TRANSPAREN CIES, &o., jn tha latest styles. _ Alto, continue to do HOU9R PAINTING, G L A Z1N G. and G R AININ G in a superior manner at No. 66 Louisiana arauue, between 6th and 7th *tie6t-V.tf M. T. PARKER. R E M O V AvL^ pETfcRSON Having mored into the new Store, Penn. avenue, north side, between 3d and 4* eta , hns just received an extenaireiisaortmeiit of* CLOTHS, CASIMERES,and VE9TINGS of the latest patterns, any of which will be made up in his usual fashionable style. ' He is also receiving a large assortment of GEN TLEMEN'S APPAREL of every description. FANCY ARTICLES. 4o.r all of whioh he offers on accommodating terms to his old customers, and others who may favor him with a call, au 27-eolm AT COST,?Having determined to oonfine our business exolusivelr to the coach and cabinet branch ef the trade unciudiiu Bar Lou and Steel) we oiler onr present stock of BUILDING HARD JKAftg? cCtlery. AGRICULTURAL GOODS, Ac.. ?o., at cost to close out. All such goods must positively be sold,and if not entire.y cloned out by the 15th December will he dis posed of at auction to make room for another class of merchandixe. An oxamination of prices will oonyjice purchasers that on such goods the. e is chance for a good invest ment. With inercased facilities in the branch of the trade to which we shall hereafter devote nurattention,both as to quality and quantity, we solicit the increased patronage of consumers in full confidence that pnoes will be satisfactory. ELVANS St THOMPSON. 326 Penn. ave., bot. 9thand U;th ate. (American,latelAMm iboro Gazette) se 2-eol m pUMPS-PUMPS-PUMPS. The suhscrilier gives notice tl.at he continues to manufacture his large Iron Pumps. They arc strong and substantial, and will raise water one hundred feet perpendicular. For information I refer you to the inhabitant* who hare used them.ai:d two oftlu-in may be seen on F street, between 12th and 'Sth, one at the oorner ol H and isth. one near the old Capitol ill a deep well, two on Virginia avenue, between I'd and 4th streets, all put in operation h* order of the Mayor of Washington. He will dig and deepen wells, build cistern* for ran> watrr put in operation Hydraulian Rams, and repair old pumps of every description. Those desiring his services will bo ac commodated at the phortest notice 1>t callinc on the subscriber in Washington, I). C? No. 463 Virginia avenue, near the Carroll Place. se 2 eo2m FOSTER IIEN'SIIAW. A CARD.?The undersigued have this day (Au gust 3> entered into partnership in the HOUSE CARPENTERS' and JOINERS' BUSINESS; and. hnvmz erected a new and oomtnodions shop iti the rear of Jackson Hall. between ail and 4ft streets, are prepared to contract for and perform all work in their line of business, either in the city or country, with which friends or the public may favor them, onacoommodating terms, with promptness and dis patch. They respectfully solicit a share of the pub Iio patronage. GEO. W. GARRETT St. CO. They hare several Houses and Lots for sale in different parts of the city, on focomiuodattng terms. an 18-enlm GEO. W. GARRETT & CO. ORPHAN'S COURT. September 1.iaJ7.~~ Distkict or Columbia, Washington County, to wit.?In the case of Richard A. Edinonston.ad mimsf rator of Deems W. * dmnnston, Jr., deoeased, the administrator aforesaid, has. with thearproba tion of the Orphan's Court of Washington County, aforesaid, appointed Saturday, the'2fith instant, for tho hnal settlement and distribution of the personal estate of sSid deceased, of the assets iu hand so far as the same hare been collected and turned into money,wnenand where all the creditors and heirs of saw! deceased, are notified to attend, (at the Orphan's Court of Washington County,) with their claims properir rouched. or they may otherwise by law be excluded from all beneht of said deceased's estate: provided a copy of this order be published once a week for three weeks iu the "Evening Star," pre vious to the said 26th instant. Test: ED. N. ROACH, Reg. Wills. Trne copy.?Test: se4-Faw ED. N. ROACH. Reg. Wills. ON CONSTRICTING AND REPAIRING Roads; by H. Law, Civil Engineer; 37 cents. Wiggins on einltarikirig lands from the sea: 75 ots. Heather on the use of Mathematical and Drawing instruments: 37 cents. Baker's Land %r,d Eneineering Survey ing; 75 cts. Stevenson on Construction and Illumination of Liiht-houses; ?1.12. Tomhnson on Construction of Locks; 5? cents. Dempsey on Tubular and other Iron Bridges; 37 Donison on Clock and Watch-making and Church Ciocks; 75 cents. Hi<ton on the Eleotno Telegraph; 75 oenta. Stephenson on the Construction of Railway*; V cents. Denipsey on Locomotive Engines: 5fi cents. Armstrong on Steam Boilers; 37 cents. Glynn on the Power of Water, and on Pumpa;75 oents. Pyne's Perspective; 75 oents. Imported from Loudon, cach volume with numer ous engravings. aug A- FRANCK TAYLOR. T FURNACES. HE attention ol tne community generally.and of house builders part icularly, is invited to the EEY SToNE IIF.aTER, lately patented by J. D. Green of Philadelphia. All persons interested are solicited to call at our ?tore and satisfy themselves of the superiority of tins Heater over all others in use. So successfully have the principles of c<>rnbu.stion been applied in its construction, that although it presents a radiating surf.ee of one hun 'red and fifty square Jett, it re quires thirty per rent. Its* coal than any furnace heretofore manufactured. Every improvement that an experience of thirty rears in the furnace busiuess could suggest, haa been applied in the production of the Kerstone Heater, ar.d its proprietors feel assured that (or effi cieuc> aud economy of use. it is unsurpassed, SIBLEY k GUY, No.Pa.av., bet. loth and 11 sts.. ? Exclusive Agency for the rale of the au l-FAS2in Keyston Heater. (Intel.M A W2m;Union,TA'I h2m) !\J I No. 0*4 1 Notice of the removal of the LAND OFFICE FROM OJIKWA TO OTTER TAII. CITY. IN THE TERRITORY OF MINNESOTA. Li accordance with the provisions of the act of Congress entitled "An act authorizing changes in the location of I and Offices," approved 3d March, 18*3, it is hereby declared and made known that the office fo'the " Northwestern District." in the Ter ritory of Minnesota, will lie removed from the town of Ojtbwa to Otter Tail City, in said Territory, at ns early a period as praetirable. Further notice as to the precise time of removal will b-? issued by the register and receiver for aaid district. Given under my hand, at the city of Washington, this lethday of August. A. D. 1857. By order of the President: THOS. A. HENDRICKS, Commissioner of the General I .and Office. an 20 lawtiw THREE-PLY AND DO! BLE INGRAIN CARPETINGS. Just received, direct from tho manufactory, and on sale? A Isrge assortment ?f heavy and suporior quality Carpeting* of the atiove makes, all iu entirely new and elegant designs and colors. Also, Rugs to match. Ten hale* Felt Carpetings. 6-4 wide, which for chamber awl d mng-roomi are eqnal in beauty and for wear to any other kind and at much Its* rates. Dailt Expk( tud? i A most extensive and magmheent assortment of | Medallion and other ttyles Velvet and Tapestry Carpetines: the like for richneasand elegance never were seen in these parts l>efore. ae3-eo2w CLAGETT & DODSON. ITN1TED STATES PATENT OFFICE, / Washington, September 1st, 1857. On the petition of James Phelps, of Sutton, Massachusetts, praying for the extension of a patent granted to him oo the 24th of November, 1843 for an improvement in " Washing Machines for cleaning rags." for seven-years from the expiration of said Eatent, winch takes place on the 24th day ofNovein er.1837: It is ordered, that the said petition be heard at the Patent (iffice on Mondar, the Sth of November next, at 12 o'clock, m.; and all persons are notified to ap pear and show cause, if any they liave, whv said pe tition oujrht not to lt? granted. Persons opposing the extension are required to file in tho Patent <>rhce their objcotions, specially s<-t forth in writing, at least twenty days l*efore the day of hearing; all testimony hied by either paity to be used at tlie said hearing must be taken and transmit ted in accordance with the rules of the oifice, which wid he furnished on application. The test imonr in the case will be closed on the S>th of October; depositions and other papers relied upon as testimony must l>e filed in the office on or before the inoruint; ol that day ; the arguments, if any, within ten uaya thereafter. Ordered, also, that this notice be published in the Union, Intelligencer, and Evening Star, Washing ton, D. C.: Republican, Baltimore. Md.; Pennsslva man. Philadelphia. I'a.; Daily News, New York, l*o?t. Boston; and Inquirer, Cincinnati, Ohio, once a week for three successive weeks previous to the 9th of November next, the day of hearing. S. T. SHUGERT, Acting Commissioner of Patenta. P. S. Editora of the rdxive papers will please copy, and send the,r bills to tne Patent Ofhce.with a paper o Hitaimnx this notioe. se2-law3w A i'cIIKAPVtOtiT AND SHOE STORE, j\'o.4?! Penmylrania avenue. I take this opportunity of informing my eustomera and the pubuc in general that I have on sale a lot of first rate Calf skin Gaiters at and a French Calf-skin Patent l^atlierf 11 G&iter at 93 50, as aotnl as are usually sold' at ^5, and a k<mm1 Calf-skin Boot at 9 '.50. Ladies liaiters at %I25, fine Morocco Huskies at.* I. and all other Shoes, such as Boy'a, Misse*. and Chil dren!, cheap in proportion. Call and see (or your selves. Don't forget the place, No.4<*> Pennsylva nia avenue, between 3d and 4H streets. au25_2aw3m^ W A NEW ARTICLE. OOD TUBEING?A Great Improvement?for Chain Pumps, conveying water, draining land, and other most iisvful purpo?e* : decidedly the nicest, hea rtnesf, and cheapest article for brmcing drinking water lo adwelluig. Farmers and citixens are invited to examine it at the old stand. National Agricultural Warehouse. 510 ?4erenth street, where it can be had in quantities and prices to suit. EDWARD F. SIMPSON, ee5-2aw3w Successor of Fitzmich Cotli. |^EW FALL GOODST I am now reeeinng a very full and beautiful ftook of F ad and Winfer Goods. Gentlemen wishing to have the advantage ?f an eaHr selection o| choice patterns will call early. The new fashions are received and 1 am fully ready for the fall trade. A. H. Y^)UNG, Merchant Tailor. ?? T-f^ JUrovoa' Hotel Veuu. iywMi Inwrw, &c. P'ojSfffifc IfflWrWOT.,"0" THM tEULSOITytflA^D ,?LAH? FARMERS AND MECHANICS* INSURANCE COMPANY, OP PHILADELPHIA. Fiu, Maw, and Inland Insurance. Authorimtd Capital ?, #lvX90T000 !t! OrncE, Noithwht corner or Pennsylvania AVENUE AND ltTH StEEKT, WARHIN0TOM, DIRECTORS. Son. Thos. B. Florenoe, Charles Dmgee, eorge H. Armstrong, Tnomae Manderfield. Charles A. Rubicrun, Edwa8d R. Helmbold* S>eorge Helmbold, P. Carroll Brewster, imM E. Neall, Isaac Leech, Jr. Mum r>. iienii, Isaac LtMh. Jr. THOMAS B. FLORENCE, President. EDWARD R. H ELM HOLD, Secretary. LOCAL SURVEYORS. Charles Walter, No. 3Wt D street, opposite City Hell. John M. Thornton, oorner lit street and Virginia , avenue. Island. James Williams, No. 8 Of street. <>hn Rigglee, No. foi 13th street, below Pennsyl vania avenue. MARINE SURVEYOR. Captain J. P. Lev/, No. 981 Pennsylvania avenue, opposite National Hotel. GENERAL SUPERINTENDENT. John Thomason. Authoriztd Capital and Attett fl.m.fWT 07 Attett $?3,<67 Vt Invested in Bonds, Mortgages, and Good Securities. The following statement exhibits the business and Ooudition ul tiie Company to November 1, 1*16: Premium received on marine and inland risks to No vember 1. 1856..,.^. ..... ?214,684 00 Fire premium...? 176,196 61 Interest on loan 8,704 47 Total receipts $400,las 0B Paid marine louses $64,427 04 Paid lire losses 39,737 at) Expenses, salaries,aud commis sion* 45,489 00 Reinsurance, return premiums, auJageuoy chartes...? 27,474 69 $177,153 61 Baianoe remaining with the Company..$&a,t?CT U7 Tht Assets of the Compan y art at follows: Philadelphia city and county bonds $16,848 18 Railroad bonds...... ..... 11,000 uo First mortgages, real estate Kl.vm no Stocks, collaterals, on call.... 32,4<>' '*? Girard and consolidation Irnk stock 5,125 ?0 Deposited with Duncan, Sherman A Co., New York se.ono oo Deferred payment oil stock not yet due.... 97,700 00 Note* for marine premiums Hm.iwo 5? {)ue from agents, secured by Itonds 35,376 II 'reiniums on policies rooently uoued,and debts due the company.... 23,470 38 Balance in bank ? . ? . 16,456 74 $5?}.W 07 The business of this Company will oompare favor ably with the most successful similar institutions in the United States. Froin tne 1st day of August, 135A. in fifteen months, up to the 1st (lay of November- 1856, the premiums and interest received amounted to the larjc sum of four hundred thousand one hundred and eighty-five dollars and sixty-eight cents, with the payment of losses and expenses of one hundred and seventy seven thousand one hundred and twenty-eight dol lars and sixty-one cents. With these evidences of success and good man agement, the Directors feel justified in soliciting a share of public patronage, believing that the security offered is ample, and that all fair claims will be Ad justed more acoordiug to equity than legal technical ities. The Company is prepared to issue polioies against loss or damage uy lire on DWELLINGS, FURNITURE. M ILLS, MAN UFAC TO II IKS IVARE HOUSES, All descriptions of BUI l.Dl \GSand their contents; or ail kiuds of MERCHANDISE, transported by Vk??els,Ste/.mboats, Canal Boats, Railroads. and the usual conveyance* to or from any portion of EUROPE AND AMERICA, and on the bulla of STEAM BOATS navigating the Western Waters. The rates of premium will be as low as other com panies, and in fixins them every improvement in construction and arrangement will be taken into con sideration. All losses speedily adjusted and promptly paid. Office, north west comer Pennsylvania avenue and 17th street, Washington City, D. C. Insurance may alto be effected at the Home OJtti, n?rtkicett corner Walnut and Sttond ttrtttt, Philadelphia, And in other principal oities of the United Statea brjLUthonzed officer* of the Company. ap 3 WASHINGTON INSURANCE COMPANY. CHARTERED BY CONGRESS. Capital. ? $jon,ooo!!! This Company is now prepared to reoeive applica tions tor INSURANCE ON BUILDINGS, MER CHANDISE, Ac., at the usual City rates, without any charge for Policy, at their Office, oorner ol Tenth Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, over the Washington City Savings Bank. Directors. Wm. F. Bayly, Samuel Baooti. Joseph Bryan, J.-tmes F. Haiiuay, Wm. Orme, Hudson Taylor, Francis Monun, M. W. Gait. Benj. Bean, JAMES C. McGUIRE, President. GRafton D. IIaxsqn. Seoretarv. ap ll-ly Banking house of CHUBB BROTHERS, Deposits.? Deposits received and Checks paid without charge. Drafts on the Northern seal>oard cities reoeived on Deposit at par, and Exchange on aaid Cities furnished to depositors Without oharge. Intekeston Deposits.?Interest will be allowed on Deposits at such rates as may be agreed upon. DEPOSIT* iN Virginia and I mtkkfnt Money. Deposits in Virginia and other Uncurrent Money re ceived to l?e checked for, payable in same funds, or in speoie, we charging the regular Lxcliauge. Discounts.?Notes, Drufts. and Bills of U.xchanre will lie discounted, hud Loans made on Stocks, Bonds, and Securities, at tUe market rate. Lettkr* or Credit.?Letters of Credit will be furnished, negotiate in the ditferent Cities of the United States, on Deposit of Money or Collaterals, and interest allowed if Money is deposited, ana charged if Collaterals, on suoh terms as may be agreed upon. Traveling Bills or Exchange.?Travelers will be furnished witli drafts in such sums as may l?e de sired negotiable in the ditferent Cities of the Union. Bills and Letters or Credit on Enolanii, Ire land and Ecropr.?Bills of Exchange and Letters of Credit on England, Ireland and Europe,furnished at the market rate for Exchange, in sums to suit. Bonds, Btocxs, Ac.?Bonds, Stocks, and Socuri ties paying from 6 to 12 pr. cent., always for sale, or bougtit in the different Cities at a commission of hit pr. oent. Where Stocks are lM>ught upon orders, we reserve the right to call for a deposit of 10 pr. oent on the oost. Bonds or Stocks will be ordered by tele graph. Rajleoad, Citt, AND State Bonds.?Railroad, City, ar.d State Bonds aan be placed in oar hands for negotiation, either in this country or Europe. Rail road Iron purchased for cash or with Bonds. Land Warrants.?Land Warrants bought at the market rates. All Warrants told by us are guaran Utd in every respect. I And Warrants located on commission. Land Warrant quotations regularly furnished If re quested. Warrants will be forwarded to Western Houses on orders, or sent for sale on commission to responsible parties. Real Estate and Instances.? Real Estate bought and sold, and Insurances effected. Claims on United States, Court or Claims, Congress.?Claims on the United States, before the Court of Claims or Congress, intrusted to us, will be proseouted by prompt and able attorneys. CHUBB BROTHERS, Jan 77 Opposite the Treasury, |RANKING HOUSE OF PAlRO A NOUKSE. Keokuk City 8 percent. Bonds. Keokuk City 10 per cent. Bonds?short. Davenport, Iowa. 10 per cent. Bonds. St. Louis County 7 per cent. Bonds?short, Lee County, Iowa, x per cent. Bonds. City of Evansviilo 7 per cent. Bonds?short. The above and other Bonds for sale at suoh rates as will pay the purchaser at least 10 or 12 per cent, per aunuin interest. All kinds of State. City, Railroad, and other Stocks and Bonds bought or sold. Also, Notes secured by Real Estate, negotiated or purchased. PAIRO A NOURSE. lL/~ Interest allowed on deposits at the rate of six per cent, per annum when left for thirty days or longer. jy 1MB JNTEREST ALLOWED ON DEPOSITES. MONEY to LOAN on^TOCK SECURITIES CHUBB BROTHERS, BANKERS, 'an 27?tf Opposite the Treasury. IROGR ESS IN THE FINE ARTS. X Painting and Photookapuy Combined. PHOTOGRAP hTc PORTRAITS, In Oil Colors, on Canvas, Miniature or Size or Lira, S WALKER'S PORTRAIT AND P WTU RE OALLE RY, Odeon Hall, corner 4>* st.and Pennsylvania avenue, S. WALKER has fitted up the above spacious apartments at a very great outlay of capital, thereby rendering his establishment one of the most com plete an<f handsome in the whole oountry. He has a large Gallery tor free exhibition of upward of 200 hue Oil Paintings, by some of the !>est ancient and modern masters, to which he intends to add fresh importations. S. Walker has also fitted up a com plete suit of rooms, with private robing apartments for ladies, and purchased the finest possible instru ments, and engaged a first class operative artist to assist hun in the department lor taking all kinds of PHOTOGRAPHIC, AM BROTYPE AND DA GUERREOTYPE FOR T R A I TS, froin the tmallest Miniature to tixe of life. S. Wai.ker. by combining tne Photographio Pro cess with the art of Painting, of which he has had 25 years' experience, and whose specimens of life bizh portraits may tie seen in some of the first fami lies of the city, as well as those exhibited in his Gallery, he will be able, by the combination of the two, to produce portraits that have never been ex celled f'?r their fidelity and life-likeexpression. Can vas and txiards prepared by himself expressly for the purpose. Particular attention paid to the painting of Por traits. Miniature or life-size, from small pictures of dtr eased friend t. Photographs taken from oorpses, or sick persona Uk en at their own residences, on immediate notioe. Committees and classes taken in any numlter in groups, and any quantity of oopieafrom the same sold at reasonable caargee. Likenesses painted on Copper for Tomb Stonee. Valuable Oil Paintings, and Old Family Portraits. ?irefiilly back lined and restored to their original eshness. Indies and gentleaen are respectfully solicited to call at the Gallery, over Shillington's book store? entraaoe4M Street, IWO doors from Pennsylvania KTWWi Jj U-4n Kedieinet. rpHR GREATEST ????? 1 meLical discoverr OF THE A6K. Mr. RiimnT. of Roxtmrv, haa Itwowwd tn om of oar ooBiinoD pastors woods aremdj Uit oun HUT KIND or IDMOl, from Tkt wortt Scrofula down to ? cm?M Piwtpit. He has tried it tn over eleven hundred tun, and never failed exo#pt in two oases, both Thunder H? ?or. He has now in his possession over one hundred certificates of itsvalae.all within twenty miles of Two bottle* an warranted to car* a aaraias Sore Month. One to tkree bottlee will oare the worat kind of PiffiflM on the Face. Two or three bottlee will olear the system of Biles. Two bottlea are warranted to oure the worat Canker in the Month and Stomaoh. Three to five bottlea are warranted to oars the worat kind of Erysipelas. . .. _ One or two bottles are warranted to ear* all Hu mor in the Eyes. Two bottlea are warraated to oara R nam at of tha Kara and Blotchea among the Hair. Four to six bottles are warranted to oar* oorrnpt and running Uloers. One bottle will oure Scaly Eruptions of the Skin. Two or three bottlee are warranted to oure the worat kind of Ringworm. Two or three bottlea are warranted to oar* th*

nost moat desperate oaae of Rheuinatiam. Three to four bottlea are warranted to ear* Sall rheom. Five to eight bottlea will oare the worat oaae of Soro fu la. A benefit ta alwaya experienced from th* first bot tle, and a perfect oura ia warranted wl en the above quantity ia taken. Not tune looka ao improbable to thoee who have ia vain tried all the wonderful medicines of the day. as that a oommon weed growing on the pastures, and along old atone walla, should enre every humorinthe ayatem ; yet it ia a fixed fact. If you have a humor, it haa to atari. There are no 1 FN nor A X IN*, huma nor ha's about it suiting soma eaaea, butinot yours. I peddled over a thousand bottleaofit in the vicinity of Boat on. I know the effects of it in every case. It haa already done some of the greatest curea ever done iu Massachusetts. I gave it to children a y*ar oid, to oid peopie of nutty. I have seen poor, puny, wormy-looking ohildren. whose flesh win soil and flabby, restored to a perfect state of health by one little. To those who are subject to a aick headaohe, one bottle will alwnys euro it. It gives great relief in catarrh and dizziness. Some who have tnken it had been costive for years, and have beon regulated by tt. Where the body is aouud it works quite easy, but where there ia any derangement of the functions of naturo.it will cause very singular feelings, but foil must not be alarmed; the* alwaya di sap bear in rorn four days to a week. There is never a had re sult from it: on the contrary, when that feeling ia gone, you will feel yourself like a new person. 1 heard some of the most as travagant encomiums of it that ever man liatened to. In m* own practice 1 always kept it atrictly for hu mors?but since its lutroduction aa a general family medicine, great and wonderful virtues have been found in it that I never suspected. Several cases of epileptic fits?a disease which was always considered incurable, have been cured by a few Ijottles. O, what a mercy if it will prove effec tual in all cases of that awful malady?there are but few who have seen mote of it than I have. I know of several cases of Dropsy, all of them aged peopie cured t>y it. For tho various diseases of the l.iver. Sick Headache, Dyspepsia, Asthma, Fever and Ague, Pain in the Side, Diseases of the Spine, and particularly in Diseases of the Kidneya, Ac., the discovery has done more good than any medioine ever known. I No chance of diet ever neoessary ? eat tha beat you ' can get and enough of it. Directions for Use.?Adulta one table-spoonftil per day?children over ten yeara dessert-spoonful? children from five to eight years, tea-spoonful. As no directions oan t>e applicable to all constitutions, lake sufficient to operate on the bowels twioa a day. MANUFACTUHKn BV D O N A L D K K NNEDY, No. 120 WarreM Street. Kozbury, Massackusttts. Agents for W ashington.?Chas. Stott A Co., Z. Gilman. Kid well A I*awre:;oo, J. B. Gardner, Barry A Co., D. Walsh A Co.. F. S. Walsh, J. P. Stone. Martin King, Nairn A Palmer, Schwartz A Co., O floMwell, Daniel B. Clark, J. P. Milburn, Dunbar lyaon, Ford A Bro. Agenta for Georgetown.?R. S. Cissell, O M Lentham, J. L. Kidwell. my 5-1 y _ _ PRIVATE MEDICAL TREATISE OX THE PHISIOLOG1CAL VIEW OF MARRTAGE, By M. B. La CROIX, M. D., Alt*ny. N. Y. 200 pa*es and ISO fins Plain and Colored Lithographs and Plates. ID-PRICE ONLY 25 CENTS. IF^Sentfrtt of postage to all parti of the Union. Dr. MVP. l*a Croix's Physiological View of Mar riage. K new and revised edition of 25"> pages and 180 plates. Price 26 cents a copy. A popular and com prehensive treatise on the duties and oasualGes single and married life?happy and fruitful alliances, mode of securing them?infelicitous and infertile ones?their obviation and removal?nervous debility, its causes end cure, ly a process at once so simple, safe,-and effectual, that failure is impossible ?rules for daily management?an est>ay on Sper ? m&torrhcra. with practical oltervatinna on staffer and more successful mode of treatment?precautionary hints on the evil results from empirical practioe : to which is added commentaries on the diseases of fe males?from infancy to old age?ee.ch case graphical ly illustrated by tteautiful plates. It'points out the remedies lor those self-inflicted miseries and disap pointed hopes so unfortunately prevalent in the young. It is a truthful adviser to the married, and those contemplating marriage. Its perusal is partio ularly recommended to persons entertaining secret doubta of their physical condition, and who are oon scions of having hazarded the health, happiness ar.d privileges to whioh every human hetnf is entitled to. Price 25cents per copy, or hve copie^for 81, mail ed free of postage to any part of the United States, by addressing Dr. LA CROIX, (post paid,) Albany, New York, enclosing 29 cents. N. B. Those who prefer nay consult Doctor ILA CROIX .upon any of the diseases upon whfoh his tiook treats, either personally or by mail. His medi cines often cura in the short space of six days, and oomp etcly and entirely eradicate all traces of thoee disorders which cootuva and ou!>ebe have so long '".?en thought an antidote, to the ruin of tne health of the patient. His " French Secret" is the great con tinental reme.lv for that class of disorders which un lortuiistely, physicians treat with mercury, tn the irretrievable destruction to the patient's constitu tion, and whioh all the sarsap&rilla in the world oan not cure. IfT" Office No. 31 Maiden Lane, Albany, N. Y. febl4?ly . \I7E HAVE JUST RECEIVED THE FOL m lowing Goods which we ara prepared to sell at a small advance of cost for cash : A vary large variety of Turner Bros, oelehrated Liquors,via: Turner's Ginger Wine, an excellent remady for Dispepsia Blackberry Brandy, a oertain oure for Diarrheaand Dysentery Claret. Madeira, Sherry, and Sweet Malaga Winea, all of superior quality Raspberry, Strawt?erry, (unger, and Cherry Bran dies, all uf fine tttvors, prepared from the pure juice of the fruit Rose, Cinnamon, Aunis.and Pepperment Cordials Curacoa, Absinthe, Essence of Pepperment Extract of Sarsaparilla, Stoughton Bitters Forest Wine Bitters. We have also on hand, a supply of Dr. Wheeler's Celebrated Sherry Wina Bitters, a spienrtid artiole. In addition to the above, we have at all time* a larce supply of the following named stock of Malt Liquors, Iteing the only I.iquorsof the kind iu the District,and which cannot fail in giving satisfaction to all who use them : Philadelphia X X, Button and XXX Pale Ale,Philadelphia Brown Stout,XX Por tcr, and a fine artiole of Lager Beer. As usual, a supply of Mineral Water, Cider, Ao., on hand. ARNYASIHNN, je 8 57 Green street, lieorretown. Humphries a junniman. Ou Fourth street east, between E and F, Capitol Hill, have fitted up their place, which will be open daily to visitors, and every Monday afternoon for those who wish to engage in the English Quadrilles or Germnn Waltzes, will find an opportunity to do so there. Welter's Band has t>een engaged for tho sea son. and will l>e in attendance. Tliey have on hand and oonstantly making the purest I Areer to be obtained in the city, je 11 Sin UST RECEIVED^ 3.?U feet of ITALIAN 4-4 MARBLE SLABS, sanded. W ill be sold to the trade in lots to suit, tie low New Y<?rk, Phi'adclphia. or Baltimore prices. Also. I flOO feet of STATUARY MARBLE SLABS at a great reduction. ALEX. RUTHERFORD. M*rb!e Yard oppo. the Union Udice, Peun ava. au 22-1 in (JntA States] NOT1CE.-C. R. L. CROWN k CO. ara re ceiving daily some of the finest Fl'RNI Tl? R E aver offered in this market, which we\ invite the attention of thoaa in want, as wa assure them thay oan save at least 10 par oent. Namely Handsome carved marble-top Bureaus and Tables Rosewood and walnut Tete-a-Tataa, Sofas Wardrobes, Chairs of all kiuds. Cherry and poplar Tables. Mattreses. hair, corn-top, and husk; Comforts. Blankets, Bedsteads, high and low-post. Rooking Chairs, oaneand wood-seats. Cushions for Chairs, Settees, Clocks of all kinds. Extension Tables. Sideboards, What-not. Glasses of all kinds, some extra fine Carpets. Cottage Sets. Bugs, Waiters. Ulass Ware, ('rockery Ware of all kinds. Feather and Fancy (>o<Hlsof all kinds. And other (Joods too numerous to mention to whioh we invite the attention of housekeepers and others, as we are determined to sell for oash or to punctual ousloraers. C. R. I.. CROWN A CO., oor. of 6th street and Penn. ave. P. S.?We shall still oontinue our rerolar sales on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday ,botn morning and evening, in front of our store. Consignments soli oited, and ia all oases advances made when required. C. R. L. C. A CO., ap 25-tf (Intel) Auotioueors. % Home-made carriages. We have on hand, of our own manufacture, a fine assortment of all kinds ofCARRI aJVTBvSj AGES of the very best, lstest. and mostyaitlgggf approved styles, and warranted in point uf? - W - workmanship and materia], to lie equal to any made in the city of Washington or any other city in the United States. We respeotfully solicits call from the citizens and strangers to examine our work ; as we ara determined to let none surpass us either in quality of work or in low prices. We also do every kind of R E PAIRING in a work man 11 ke manner, and at reasonable pnoes. Old Carriages taken in part'payment for new and at a fair prioe. SIMON F L\ NN <St CO. may !2-4aa MAGNOLIA HAMS. 900 CHOICE MAGNOLIA HAMS. W*ara just opening, and wa guarantee them un equalled by sny Hams in this oitv. They were cured in Maryland axpraaaly for oar lie. , irTNo authorixed agents. ? king ft BURCHELL, Coner VmknK ?tomm Mi ?imt? Trafelen' Directory. rpH? PACIFIC JiyUJL ^STEAMSHIP COM Oiwof the SteaniBhipa of &? CnapaBr. curry ?? the I-ailed MitM Mnli for A(-AFUI<(>i Jii? CAUWR^Md OK KG ON, Panama twiee eaoh month, on the valo( the United States Mail 8. S. Company sstaaia tn, whioh leave New Orleans aad New Yo?k ret a larly on Mk and **h of eaoh month 5'tfe,"l#Bn27}s and pat??a>ers oooneoting rm PANAMA RAIL These eteamahipa hare been Inspected aad ap proved by the Nary Department, and guaranty speed ^he1&M?ma Railroad (4ft milee kmglia noweom fleted fromooeantoooean. aad is oroaaadia ? or 4 hours. The baggage of passengers is check ed in New * ork tbrougn to San h rauouoo, ana passengers are embarked at Panama by steamer at tha company s expense. The money paid in New York oovara ail exbeuMi of the tnp. Reserve st earners are kept in port in Panama and aa? Frazeisoo. to prevent detention in oase of ?soi dent, so that the route is entirely reliable?no ftul are having occurred in eight years. Passenger* leave Panama the same day Utey ar rive at A spirrwaM, Conductors go through by each ?tearner, and take oharge of women and children without other protec tory. For through tickets at the lowest rates apptrat the agency, 177 \\ est street. New York, to I. w. Raymond,?or to ARMSTRONG, HARRIS A CO., New Orleans,- or jr 8*-tf C. I,. BARTT.FTT. Boetoa. pOR OLD POINt AND NORFOLK, The Steamer MARYLAND will, on the sth of July, oommenoe running regularly to ?r"?? k tiie above places, leaving Waehmgtoa (Eleventh-st. wharf) every \Vi: NESDAYand SATURDAYat 9 o'clock a ?. Re turning, will leave Norfolk every MONDAY and THURSDAY at 4 o'oJock p. m. She will touch, going and returning, at OLD POINT. PINKY POINT. BLAOKISTONE'S ISLAND, and the usual landinrs or the Pytomac. Passage, including tuneis, to Old Pciat and Nor folk, FIVE DOLLARS. je?-tf WM. MITCHELL. DAILY LINK FOR EDWARDS' FERRY AND LKESHURG, Va., via ?'ticsapeake and Ohio canal.?The Packet Boats * " , i GO .\n?l M.C. MEIGS. will ooiumonco^a making daily trips to the above points.' on Monday. March 23, leaving the wharf of VV. H. and H. U. Ritter, Georgetown, p. O. every morning at 7 o'oiock, Sundays excepted; through in eight hours; leaving Georgetown *t?^v?n o'clock in the morning, the Boats will arrive at the Gr?*t Falls,ot Washington Aqueduct, at l?a. Hi.,Senea.iat i2ir., Kdwaidt' Ferry at 5 p. m., where a stage will be t readiness to oonvey passengers to Leeshurg, Va. Returning, leave Edwards' Ferry every day at nine o'clock in the morning, and arriving in Georgetowc at sunset. Through Tieketa. f 1.76. Intermediate points aa follows: Grent Falls or Washington Aqueduct. 6? oenfs; Sencca, 75 cents; F.dwards' Feriv, #1.12; Lecslmre. Virginia, including coach. $1.7j. Meals served on the Boats at moderate prices. mar 25 W. H. A H. G. RITTER. J^ALl, STYLE FOR 1OT. Now ready at STIN'KMETZ'S, 198 Pennsylvania avenue, near the corner of Thir teenth, the most popular Fall styles of Dress. or Moleskin HATH, to which he invites particular attention. Having established the cash sra tem. and finding it to work weM. he will oontinue to make a discount of| 12S per oeut. upun the actual market price, making the hat sold for (and not unfrnquentiy for 851 for the low prioe of #3JT>; a slight variation in quality for 93, and for #2A> a superior quality for the money. A good assortment of FKI.T HATS, CAPS, Ac. always on hand, B. H. ST1NrSlETZ. aug21-tf W Penn. ave. r.ear )3th street. ANOTICK to ALL PERSONS WHO ARK INTER ESTE1).?We have now on hand a sup ply of onroelebrated Burton and XXX Ales, which were brewed to our own order, expressly for the southern trad*'and which, we will guarantee to keep any length of time, even in the warmest of weather. All iovers of good Ale oan I* accommodated with the above at our Depot, 67 Green street. George town, D. C. A R NY* A SHI NN. iv a SELLING OFF !!?SELLING OFF!!! ? Having determined to make a changc in our present firm it Iwivimp, necessary to close out oar present stock enMrciv, we shall therefore commence from this day to ofler our stock at prices utterly regard less of cost. Our assortment is complete, convsting of Per fumery, Toilet GooJs.Chinaand Bronze Ornaments, Portetn-Jiiiiaie*. Card Cases. Book*, Dusters. Bas kets, Engravings, Desks, Work Boxes, Door Mats, and an endless variety, to all of which we invite the attention of the public. irr No Humbug. Persons indebted will please settle up at ocoe, as the present arrangements must !*? closed. h.j. Mclaughlin a co., au 23- 20. het. Sth and 9th ats. j^TAPLE FALL GOODS. JOHN hTsMOOT, No. 119 S. side Bridge St., Georgetown, D.C.. has received and offers to cuklomers, an assortment of goods adipted to the early Fall demands, consist ing of the following, via : Plain Rlack Silks. ol the beet makes Plain Modes and Iwight colored Muslin Delainee Rich P'all styles Muslin Delaines, at ^5 o?uts Rich English and American Prints, in great variety, (last colors) New N ork. English. Rates' Milla, all Wool,and other heavior makes Shirting Cottons Rioherdson's and Chaiue's oelcbrated makes of Irish Linens Rlack aid white Check Cashmeres, for Dusters SiUfh' and double width Lupiu's B?ack Mouslin De laines White. Red. and Yellow Flannela Cassimeres, Sattinets, and Kentucky Jcana Smrtiag Prints, striped and dotte^l Ladies ami Misses Cottou Hose, ail Kinds Gents, and Bo* s half do. I.adifsand Gents Linen Cambric Handk'is Rich, new style Bonnet RiMmns While Bril iants, CamUics and Muslins Table Cloths, Dann.sks and Napkins l.iuenand Cotton Sheeting* and towellings Osnaburg Calicos and P aid Cottons Heavt Brown Sheetings, Dulls, and fine brown Shillings With other seasonable Goods, which will be sold low to cash or prompt customers. au? tf J. H.S. J 1ST RECEIVED AT THE MUSIC DEPOT, aorner<f IIth street and Penn. avenue,a large s?.aortmeiit of Aecordecns, FUitinos.4ft;i Tremolos. Violins, VioUoonllos, Guitars. Tfci* Flutes, Clarionetts, Flajcolets, Banjos, Tamho r nes, Drums, Fifes, and Brass Irstruments of all descriplion. and warraiiie<l to l?> the tiest articles imports d direct bv us. and sold wholesale and retail at the lowest terms. Also, a lot of fine Strings. au28 W. G. METZEROTT. H1PSLET ON INTEREST, ANNUITIES, and Life Insuranoe, 37c. Heather's Descriptive Geometry, with Atlas, 74c. Haddou's Alcetira for self nut. uction, 75o. Electricity, by !*ir W. S. Harris, Galvanism, by Sir W. s*. Hams. 5oc. Halleur's Art of Photography , S7c. tieolo^y, by Lieut. Col. Portfock, SCc. Miueralogy, by D. Varley. 7sc. Main'* Rudimentary Astronomy. 37c. |{ and on Miip and Boat Building. 37c. Kippuuon Masting and Ringing Ships, 56c. Raspail on 1'omestic Medicine. V>c. Spencer's Art of PWyinic th? Piano Forte, S7o. Donaldson on Clay ljtnds.tfc. Imported from London,each volume with numer ous i-ugravings. FRANCK TaYLOR. se 1 _ _ C^REAT INDUCEMENTS OFFERED FOR f CASH! II. S E M KEN. Jtrwrt-KR, offers at greatly reduced prices, vox cask, the fol low inc artic'es: Gold Hunting English Patent Levers, full jeweled, from $.V> up. Gold Hunting Detach do., fall l*w?>'ed, from ?35 up. Gold Ladies' Watches, full jeweled, in variety, 623 up. All Watches are guaranteed for It months. Gold Guard. Fob and Vest Cnains, at wholesale prices; all kinds of Fine Jewelry, such as Bracelets, Pins, Ear Rnigs, R incs,Shirt Buttons. Soals, Lock ets, Pencils,etc..embracing Diamond. Pearl.Corals, Cameos, Mosaics, etc., at astonishing low prices. Pure Silver Ware?Spoons, Forks, and all kind of fancy Silver Ware?lower than ever oi'ered before. Silver plated Ware?such as Spoons, Forks, Cas tors. Cake and Card Baskets, Butter Coolers, etc., will l>e sold at manujactvrtrs prices. ]?7" Our main object in offering such inducement a ia : to rtdvtt our i>r?st*t large stock for ready rash, cenh mplatxng tomt alteration in our bmsi ntss. Persons in want of anything in our line are invited to call; we shall lake pleasure in convincing them that sucn opportunities of purchasing fine goods at such reductions are seldom otfwred. All ginnls war ranted as represented. H. SEMKEN, au* 15- 830 Pennsylvania avenue. NEW GROCERY, WINE, AND LIQUOR STORE. The subeoriher begs to inform his (Viends and the publio. that he h*s opened a NEW STOKE, comer of 12th street and Louisiana avenue, where he in tends to keep constantly on hand a large and varied assortment of Foreign and Domestic WINES. LI QUORS, CIGARS, and FINE GROCERIES, oonsistmg of Fine Teas, Sugar,Coffee, Flour,Soap, Olives, Kaisius. Figs. Sardines, Anchovies. Otard, Marrett k. Co,, Pinet A Co., and Col. Clialtard's Brandies in oases, demijohns, and oasks. Old Ja maica Rum, Sherries, Madeira. Port of various de scriptions, St. Julien Claret, Chateaux Margaux in oases. Champagne Cider, Brandy Fruits, Rey uold'a Ediuburgh Ale, Arinisette. Maraschino, Curaooa. Absynthe,Champagne, and a large and varied de scription of Havana Cigars. Also, Stoughton Bitters, and Fever and Ague Bitters. Porter, Ale,and Cider. Families are particularly invited to oa! 1 and exam ine the stock l?efore purchasing elsewhere. Meiu l>ers of Congress are also informed that their orders will t?e promptly attended to, and delivered at their residenceaat the shortest notice. A general assortment of fine Havana Cigara, im ported direct by the subscriber, at wholeaale ana re Canal Boats supplied on reaaonable terms, and pnxiuoe taken in exohange. Levy'a Old Whiskey, constantly on hand, of 1840. Country orders punctually attended to. aud coun try produce of all descriptions received on consign ment- ? JONAS P. LEVY, J*?-tf No. VM Twelfth street. I IFF. IN CHINA, by R? v. William C.Mdue.M. a A., I vel? Loudon; $1 -5<?. Lands of the Slave and the Free, by Captain, the Hon.Henry A. Murray, R. N., 1 vol., London; SIAft. The Poetical Works of Robart Bloom field, London, 1*57 ; G2 cents. Tha Laws of Contrast ol Colours, by M. E Chev ? reul. London, IH67; 50 oents. Common Objeots of the Sea Shore, by Rev. J. 0. Wood, M, A., London, 'aS7; ?l. Unprotected Females ia Norway, Londoa, 1457; )?l 'A. Deeds Not Words, bf M. Bell : 50 eta. Peregrine Bunoe, by Theodore Hook ; 9 eta. Violet.or Ike Danaeuse; V ct?. ??i FRANCK TAYLO*, Travelers' Directerj. STEAMER GEORGE PAGE. tVifOPAS OF UKPAKTCBE.l [jltrt Alexandna at <S. 73%.3, l<* * ^ASHl-NUTON IIRANCH KAiLtUAIk. TRAINS RVN AS FOLLOWS Fro?i WASHINGTON at ? a. ?>.. oo?,UtiM at Re,ay with train* for the West. and at Hv'tim<>r? with those fur Philadelphia and New ^ort,t,? a. a., for Amadous, Baltimore. PhiiadafrhV ud ^j *.?rk 1 m- for Baltimore aud Nurfo.k. at Relay ??ttn Frederick train. EXPRESS at 4Jo a. m. at R?iay for the Weet. g h Awioli, Baltimore, Philadelphia. lad ^^'?ArLT?/^t^^ff^^fX?HINeTON at ?.13 and 9.15 a. m.. Sai45.J5 a. m. On Sunday at 4.15 a. mjw/k!5B.m. >'t-tf ? tTh. PABSONH.Agaot. QRANGEAN1) ALEXANDRIA RAILROAD fiWW3*V WHEAT SOUTHERN MAIL LINK Twiea Daily, (Seaday nights excepted.* beta a? WASHINGTON ClTY and the SdUTH. na jkLEXANDRlA.GORDONSYILLEaanRlCH Ltarti Washington at 6 o'elook a. in. ?* Washmgtonaet 7 o'clock p n>. Fare from Washington to Richmond, |l SB. For LYNCHBl'RG JuT the SOUTH WEST. Leave W ashing ton at 6 o'clock a. 'm., arrive in LYNCHBURG next morning at 4 a. m., connecting with th; traina on the Virginia am Teanesaee R a. Road for MEMPHIS. Stages from Char ottesville to Lvnobburg * distance of?) irtlea. Fare from Washington to l.ynehborg, 57.75, ** ** " Memphis, *4.?. The most expeditious route to the Virginia Springs?only aix hours' stage travel to the G brier White Solphur. ? i?ra ? ? UIIV C*Ui|>;ikll ? Leave Washin?ton at 6 a. m., arrive at WHITB SULPHUR th? um^ nicht. Fare from Alexandria to White Sulphur. The steamer GEORGE PAGE, loot of Seventh ?ttoet, heme owned by the Railroad Company, runs ingowneetiow wi!ii the t-nms. Tick*'* for Richmond and Lynchburg procured on the Boat. IL/'uirnihuacsand Barrage Waiuna will beat Depot of the Washington Railroad, to convey pas sengers and baggage U> the Steamboat. for A'exai - dna, a diauu.oe of six iniles, allowing ample tuna for meals. JAMES A. EVANS. Agent. Alexandria. Jaty.ls.57. )y t-tf J^EW AND IMPORTANT SCHEDULE. FOR ALL PARTS'OF THE WEST. BALTIMORE AND OHIO RAILROAD. The recent ex tension and improvement of ita lead ing connecting lines at the West aas required aa sr tire revision of the running arrangements of this road bv wfeioh highly important ad thetares to the trav eler are secured. On and after MONDAY, June 14, 1SS7, THREE DAILY TRAINS will be rau in both directions for through paasenrcra. Firat?The ACCOMMODATION TRAIN sUrte from Camden St.itiou, Itaitimore.at 7 AM ..< sxoept Sunday,) stops at way stations and arrives at Cam berland at 4 J?. M. Seoood?The MAIL TRAIN starts (Sunday ex - oepted)at 8 3" A. M.. ard arrives at Wheeling at 4 36 A. M., o?nneo>ing at Kenwood with Centra! Ohio traina for Coium!>?a. Cincinnati. Indianapolis, Lon isville, Chicago. St. Louie. A o., and at same plaoe with trains for Cleveland. Toledo, i>etroit. Ac., by Cleveland Road,and also at l'arkersburg with Ma rietta Road. Third-The ST. LOU IS and CINCINNATI EXPRESS TRAIN leaves daily at S.15 P. M., con necting at Beuwood at a A. M.with express trains from Bellaire to Cincinnati, ttrithnut ekanc? of Cnrt at Columbia,) and reaching Ui*re in hat SS hoars from Baltimore and X> hours from Washing ton. it also connect* directly, in both directions, at Graft??n with cars bv Parkersl.urg end Msnettn road* for Chi:liootlie. Cincinnati. etc. These traina oonneot at Xenia for lndianapo!is, Chicago and St. Louis, and at Cincinnati with the Great Ohio and Miaaisa.ppi Express for Louiavi'>le Cairo and St. Louie through to St. Louis iu less than 42hours from Baltimore. Hv thu train the lint to all the oentrai and southern places in the West ;s much loss, while the diti'inre is from 4? to 10M rrues ahorter than by the shortest of other routes. I'rom the Weet these oorinectious are equai!y close and satisfactory, ar riving at Baltimore at tu3u A. M. ITT Bajrgate checked through to all pointe. THROUGH TICKETS soW at lowest ratae at Camden Station and at Washington. D. C. Paasengers froin Baltimore or Washington may vtrir Ik* entire mml by JayUfht, by taking morn ing trains, and lying over at Camberland or Oak land, and resuming next morning by Wheoling Ae oommodation train, leaving Cuml>erland at ? and Oakland at ln yi. FOR WAY PASSENGERS. TheCnmlierlaiid Aeeoimnodation Train at 7 A.M., will stop at all Stations wast of Cumberland, and the Wheeling Acoemmodation at all Stationa bey or d Cninberiaud s<>iug Wect. Eastvrardl*, the Mail Tram leaves Wheeling at *3? A. M..aud Ae?>mmo dation leaves Cuinl?r!aud at It, reaching Baltimore at 5 30 P. M. ON THE NORTHWESTERN VIRGINIA BRANCH, betweeu Grxfton and l'arkerat?urg, way passengers will ta4e the Exprees weetwardiy and the Mail eastwaniiy. Th? FREDERICK TRAIN starts et 4 P. M . stopping at way stations. Leaves Frederiok at s.li A. M.. arnvine at Baltimore 12 noon. The ELLICOT r*S MII.LTR \IN I-aves at 5.45 A. M., and 5.!5 I*. M. Leaves Ellioott's Mills at 7 A. M. and 7 P. M.. except Surwlay. FOB WASHINGTON AND THE SOUTH. Leave Ba!t:m.ire for Wasninaton at 4.15 and >?. 15 A. M.. S and 5.15 l>. M. On Suulaya at 4.15 A. M.. and 5.15 P. M.only. Leave Waxhinetnn for Baltimore at 6 and ft.30 A. M.and 3and P. M. On Stitidaye at 7 A.M., ana 4P. M. only. The firet aoti fourth traina from Baltimore, and the seeond and fourth trains from \\ aslmigton. wii! be exprexH mai1 trains, stooping onl) at AVashinctoB Junction and Annapolis Junction. The 505and 5 15 trains from Baltimore and the S.30 and 4 trams from Washington connect with the trains from Annapoiis. For tickets, inb'rniation. fare. Ac., apply to J. T. ENGLAND, Agent,at the Ticket otfioe. Camden Station. WM. S. WOODSIDE. jy 13-tf Master of Transportation. Baltimore. THE NEW YORK AND LIVERPOOL ONITED STATES MAIL STEAMERS* The Skirt competing tkit Lime are : The ATLANTIC Capt. Oliver E'dndg#, The BALTIC Capt. Joseph Comstook The ADRIATIC ?Capt. James Weet. These al;:pa having lieen ouilt t>y contract expressly for the Government servioe.every care has beeti taken in their construction, a? a>so in their engines, to in sure strength and speed, and their ?ouoiwDodetMNM for passengers are unequalled for elegauoe and Oom fort. Price of passage fr?>m NVw York to Liverpool, la first ualnu,|i)); in second do.. $75: exclusive use of ?xtra sixe state rooms, &3J5. From Liverpool to New York, 9' and guineis. An experienced Sur geonattache<l to each ship. No ?^rr ha can be secured ? ntil paid for. The ehipa of this line have improved water-tight bulk heads. PROPOSED DaTkS OF SAILING. VROM NEW YOKK. ? t KoM LIVERPOOL. Saturday, June 20 as- Wednesday. June 24 185T Saturdaj. July 4.... .1>:5~ Wednesday, July .lae* Saturday, J uly 18 WSJ We?!nesday. July 22 .ias7 Saturday, Aug. I IICT We*lr.esda>, Aug. 5 IM7 Saturday. Aug. 15 1H.V7 Wednesday, Aug. 19 1857 5?aturday. Sept. 12 .. lxsi Wednesday, Sept. 2 1857 Saturday, Sept. 'J6. .. .13.Y7, Wednesday, Sept. SO 11?? Saturday ,< let in 185" Wednesday, Oct. 14 1857 Saturday, Oct. 2* 1S57 Wednesday, Oct. 28 .'1157 Saturday, Nov. 7 !8V? Wednesday, Nov. 11 1R5T Saturday, Nov. 21 18-7 \\'ednesdsy, Nov. 25 1H57 Saturday, Dec.5..^.. 1857i Wednesday. Dec. t? 1357 iWednesday, Dec. 23.1S97 For freight or passage, apply to EDWARD K. COLLINS, No. ?, Wall atreet. New Yorg. BROWN. SHIPLEY k CO.. Liverpool. STEPHEN KENNARD A CO., 27. Aaatio Friars, l^mdon. B. G. WAIN WRIGHT A CO., Paria. The owners of these st.ipi will not t*> accountab.a for gold, silver, bullion, specie, jewelry, preoioee stonea or metals, unless bills of lading ar? signed therofor and the value thereof expressed therein. je 15 UNITED STATES MAIL LINE ONLY REGULAR LINE ant> WTTnorT failci* roe xicht txari, poa CALIFORNIA AND OREGON VIA PANAMA RAILROAD. Riinlmr Sailing Days, 5tk 4- 20tk 9/ eack mon:k. CACTto!*.?So many frauds and imposi tions of various kinds have t?een lateK perpetrated on travel lera U?und toC A LI 1 r'ORNIA, that the sut?scril?*r, the oi:l\ authorixed Agent for paasage b* the U. S. Mail Lit e. via Pana ma, iu the city of New York, feels it hia duty to oaution all persons fckiug paasace to California, that. To avoid iMfofirioN. they must t?e careful to find th? true ofliee of the Steanikhips of the U. S. Mail Line, via Panama Rai!rui>d. as 1 o other oAoe in New York 1a authorized to encage pasiwige. ^ The Companies have only one office in New York, which is at 177 West street, corner of Warren street, fronting ou the North River, at the head of the Co?n pany's Wharf. ID" Observe my sign over the door. I. W. RAYMOND. Agent, je 19- New York. INTERESTING TO FAMILIES. The following extract from a New York paper cannot fail to t>e interesting. In relernug the receipts of Teaa in this oountry for onen^^S ?ear up to 3nth ultimo, it saya they will be 12,-lii^P si,WO pounds short of the imports of the year end ing June *?, 1856, and that " The ad vauoe in black teas. Oolongs, si roe last December, has t>eeu Lftcen cents p?r pound; and Young Hyson Teas, of low and medium grades, have experienced an advr.noe of one hundred per cent, over last season's closing prices. "It will thus be seen that the strong and rapid advance in the tea market has been the result of at short supply and motive demand ; bnt when it is con sidered that we may hear at any moment of the eu tire suspension o| shipments at Shan;hai. and. in faot. that, as soon a? a sulfioient foroe from England arrives at the seat ?>f war, all hve ports of entry 1 a China, will probably Ik placed under strict Uockade. twould not lie sui prising to s?e Teas at a aiueA gher hgure than they have yet attained." In view of these {sets, we hold ?*it very great la duoemeuts for laaiilies to lay in their tuj>?Jes of .. KING A BI R< HELL, iell-tf Corner Vermont ave.and 16th street. rT*REMOLO ACCORDEONS. a new invention 1 <*U 4Ad IH Ul.lOt Ml* fBVMTUUMiK.M%