Newspaper of Evening Star, February 12, 1862, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated February 12, 1862 Page 1
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^^^^^^H^^S^S^SSSSSSSSSSSSSS^SSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS!SSmSSSSS^SS^S!SSSSSSSSS^SSSSS!^SS!SSSSSSSCSSSSSSSSS^SSS^S!^ I yoL^ xiX. WASHINGTON, D. C WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 1862. N?. 2,801. SIthe evening staST PUBLISHED EVERT AFTERNOON, (SUNDAY EXCEPTED,) ; at the ma buildings, fcrwr / ftmMfimti ?mwm md EUmmtk tt. rr W. D. WALLAOH. ? ^ > r?f*n wired la ptekag?s *7?vrl?n rt fwi, ot 37 eenti per month. To fiall ataerlMn ?nth*; ?i tor three mootL;a?4 fof*Vaaa Uu three aaootha at the rate of IS oenti * week 81a I1* "F'-ea. on* cbht; la wrapper*, two nm. liy AurnrimuTf ahooM be aeat to the Ace before It o'clock ; otherwise they may ?t appear until the nat *?V " ' ? HTKRESTlirt FROM CONFEDERATE SOURCES. FBOM KBKTCCKT. [Special rorrMpon^eace of Richmond Dispatch ] Rihsbllvillb, Ky., Jan. 27, 18fl2 ? Rua tellville. situated in 44 a low, green valley," twentj-eight miles from Bowling Greeo, and two hundred and thirty mile* from Memphis by railway, is a town containing three thoasand inhabitants, and noted as the place where the Provisional Government was pat on its leg?. For the present it is the headquarters of Generals Floyd and Backner. Tnere is a large army here, the tents being pitched for miles along the railroad, which touches the western pa* of the town. As in other localities where troops have been massed, there is a perfect rqneese here, all the available space in the hotels and private houses being folly appropriated. Bat, notwithstanding the absence of oomfort, one feels more at home in Raseellville than in Bowling Green. In the latter, tke people are root in rnetr treatment oj tout/urn soiaters, or, at Knit, only tolerably polite and attentive. The truth it, that before General Johnson's arm* vmnt to Bowline Green, the bullof the inhabitants sympathized with the lfn*on cause of Lincoln. A powerful reaction has taken place within the last two months, and thoM who atill cling to the ".flesh pots of Egypt'' are mate. The ladies, God bless them, are outspoken for the South. Here oar friends are not few or far between. They speak oat and act oat manfully. Hence there is a feeling among the soldiers that they are in the midst of the beet and the bravest of Kentuckians There are plenty of the very finest artillery here that are in the service; plenty of the best horses; plenty of soldiers to whip twice their number of " Yank?;'" plenty to eat and wear The males that poll the transportation wagons are, beyond all doubt, unequalled by any in the southern army. Yesterday was spent by Generals Floyd and _ ? Kil.yimj n .r imposing, and the General in command was well pleased with the thorough training and preparations for marching of the various brigades. The 2d Kentucky was the observed of all cbaervers. from norfolk. [Special correspondence of the Dispatch ] Norfolk, Feb 3.?I learn that more slaves effected their escape last week from Norfolk county. They belonged to farmers residing on or near Tanner's Creek. They doubtless get off at night in boats sufficiently large to cross the Roads and land them at or near Fortress Monroe. The loss of valuable negro men falls heavily upon the gentlemanly and kindhearted farmers and gardeners in the section of the country above mentioned, and prompt and jadieioas measures should at once be taken to Jirevent slaves from getting off by water to the arts and vessels of the common enemy. The deluded negroes, thus leaving their best friends and comfortable homes, where they are f||<] tr A a 1 lrt wa/i all raoanr> aKIa rv?iw. ileges, vainly suppose that they will fare better. and be more favorably situated under the protection of the Yankees, than at home, where they h*v? been reared and provided for. And notwithstanding the reliable statements relative to the strict rules to which thev have to nbmjt. and the rigid and inhospitable treatment they receive after they get within the enemy's lines, it is believed that these stampedes will continue, unless a thorough lookout be kept along the shore, and esp?cially near the mouths of Tanner's and Mason's Creeks. VXOM TBI SOCTIHUi COAST. TFrom the Savannah Republican, Jan. 38.J We had quite an excitement in the eity yesterday, eaaaed by the report that six vessels of the enemy bad entered the river back of Little Tybee. and had pissed up to the north portion of Wilmington Island, to a position where they could readil7 shell vessels passing up and down the river. This report was brought by the Ida on her return trip from the fort, and she bore the marks of its truth about her. Several shots were fired at her on her passage op. and a shell exploded within some twenty feet of her, injuring no one, but breaking a portion of the glass about the boat by the conenssion Should th.su be allow*to trkfrt tkey art, the navigation of the river may be considered at closed to unarmed vessels. We u? two gentlomen lut evening who were banting in a boat at the north end of Wilmington when the Yankee* made their appearaaoa. Tbey shelled the laland in every direction, end indicated by their movement* that they intended to effect a landing at Ecrevea's plantation. The channel leading to the city around the north end of Wilmington wu heavily piled eome months ago, and it will be impossible for the Yankee boats to pass on til the obstructions Khali have been removed, which will prove no easy task. 6hoald tne enemy sacoeed in maintaining his present position, communication with Fort Pulaski will be eat off, for the reason before stated, though we have the means of making the berth anything bat a comfortable one. The fort is well supplied with provisions?perhaps enough for six months?and has little to fear from an attack. T* L_k At. .A - * XI ia ?ui proper Ulll v? snouja exnort our people to be calm and resolute under tke oircudiUimm that now surround them. We do ncrt consider the eity in any immediate danger, if % danger at all, and hence can Me no ground for alarm, whilst we hare every reason to be diligent in ear preparation* to meet every emergency that may arise. < Che News of the same date, referring to the affair. cays: ' The pteame- Ida arrived from Fort Pulaski about 2i o'clock yesterday afternoon. ShortIt after leaving the fort, her officers observed that several of the enemy's gun-boats had been lying in the rear of the Little Tybee, had got under way, and were rapidly approaching the Ida through a out called Freeborn's Creek, which leads from Little Tybee into St. Augustine Creek. The Ida put on all her steam, but by the time she reached a point opposite Cabbage Island, six of the gun-boaU were in fall view, and one. suppoeed to be not more thaa a mile and half distant, opened fire. The first shot passed the stern of the Ida. The a?onnd pasted tome ten or Aft ten feet over har walking-beam. The third, a shell, exploded .1._ m /..t u ? L - wnoin ? iew iwi ui aor oow, me concussion oi its explosion shAttared the glass of her skylight. Two other shot* wore fired at the Ida. bat fell considerably short. The Ida made good speed to the oitj, where she armed without injury. The Ida reports two gunboat* lying at the Carolina side of the month of Wail's Cut, near where our reconnoitering party destroyed their huts on SundaT. The appearanoe of the enemy's gunboats in our creaks took oar citizens somewhat by surprise. as it was believed that the miner inlets to our harbor had been effectually obstructed. We are noi sufficiently acquainted with the creeks and cuts leading into our main obasinels to know whether the enemy's vessels eaa come in through them, and thus cut off oar oommaaieation with Fort Pulaski and other fortifica Man" mat. accohbt or rai dbfkat at mill apaixs. [From me Richmond Examiner, FBb. S.j Throuf a an oQioar who participated i> tbo battle at Fiahiag or oak, we have /all ao4 Ttry iaterMtiag aocoaota of tbe <?iiaatat tfcai Molt ui oa that ooewiou, and of tha oirouuUaeo? whiehoontributad to it Thoja a?oounter?* j^roooai (Jon. Critteadea to kar* baoajplaeod j , wiin no *u?r Mteraatire thaa U ftgbt nw he did, vd to hare conducted the retreat which tassad in he beat poaribla order Oa the 27th alt. Qt Oruteadaa'a command reacbad Qainaboro , Thmmm, and waa baiag TMtgaataad therv, ft* rommaaieatioa Mug open with Haahrilla, *4-. dt-u* j Oar position at Beech Grove, on the north side of the Cumberland river, ia said to have been, in a military point of view, nntenable. We bad entrenchment*, it is true; bat they are said to have been utterly indefensible against an attack by a superior force. We bad twelve pieces of artillery?but against the long range guns of the enemy tbej were useless. A deep and rapid river was behind our army, and the means of crossing it were a small steamer and th ?aa fftprv flatf Anlw flnffirtianf in all 4 M w%m \UI vv IW1IJ U -*w^ vm^ WkMUIVUH IU ?11 IV H?UO" port at one carrying three hundred men. The country around *u utterly devoid of provisions. The most untiring efforts of commissaries had been only availing to drain the oountry for twenty miles southward of every article for Surchwe; while on the immediate road to noxville, enough provisions oould not be bought, from dar to day, to subsist a single tesm. A more indefensible position than Beech Grove, it is said, oould hardly be imagined as long as an enemy was in front. , Mill Spring could lave been better befended; but even these, the entire absence of facilities for sup plies in the rear, and the stoppage of commanieation with Naahville by the river, would have compelled an edvanoe at a very early date, or a retrogade movement, even had no enemy been threatening. A movement of one kind or the other waa a military nejqMity. Amid these unpleaaant facts word was brought to Oen. Crittenden of an advance by the enemy?aay of eight to ten thousand men? from Col umbia, and of a 1 arge force from Sumerset, evidently with a view to gtorm our intrenchments. The result may be imagined had thia been attempted; for we were without suitable means of transportation across the river, and all avenues of retreat could have bean effMintllT off hv tho An*mv ? j ~j j "B above and belew Mill Spring. Gen. Crittenden is stated to have had bat three courses to purtue ?to at once fall back ingloriously, and retreat without & blow; to stay still and be stormed oat, and surrender whenever the enemy approached--or be starved out and surrender within a week; or else to make an abvance movement into Kentucky. The entire army at Mil! Spring had been reduced to a simple ration ot beef and a half ration of corn, the latter eaten as parched corn, and not issued as meal. T*nH?r onAtaUk *V-. ----- v.?vh?u?vouuv*, au j Tfiiu IUO IC port of the advance movement of the enemy, both from Columbia and from Somerset, a council of ' ar was held on Saturday evening, Jan. 18. With 5,000 brave men behind them, the council of war thought that they oould drive before them twice that number or northern hireling!). The council is positively said to have been unanimous in its decision. Both brigadier generals, all the colonels, and the captains of artillery and independent companies, viewed the matter in the same light. The alternatives presented were an inglorious retreat without a blow, an impracticable defence of intrenebments, ending in a surrender, or an eventual starving out, with a similar result At 12 o'clock at night our oolumns moved, and marched ten miles before break of day. There they met the enemy, drove them back half a mile, three times charged them, and as often swept their adversaries from the field. We brought into action less than 4,000 men. Almost one-half of th? l.ith Miaaiaainni ? ?> ?ir* ' ment?commanded by Lieut. Col. E. C. Walthall?fell upon the bloody field. Over 200 of the 440 the 15th brought into action fell in battle. It is said that thii gallant regiment fouzht with the enemy almost at ten paces ; and, for fifty yards in their onward charge, had to walk orer the dead bodies of Yankees The battle is said to hare been turned by the untimely reinforcement of the federal troops. Instead of tea regiments opposed to as, we had to fight nearly thirteen, and that with only seven regiments on our side, and these reduced to one-half their ordinary sise. One reliable fresh regiment at the tarn of the fiirht miffht havfl fnr intKo kniflo nil broke effeotually the enemy's recruited racks. A* it was, regiment after regiment of the enemy deployed into tbe field. It was not until the breaking of oar cavalry, communicating a false alarm to some of tbe Tennessee troops, and the pooring in of fresh regiments of the enemy, that a retreat was made, nor wag it ordered by the General commanding. The retreat was made in good order, and by three o'oloek in the afternoon our army wus inside its entrenchment*. Immediately a sever e cannonading was oommenoed hv th? *n. omy. making it evident that their superiority of gjuns could eventually drive oar forcoa from their camp. Between dusk and dawn oar entire army wm taken across the river, with the loas merely of the artillery, and worn out tents and camp equipage. Long before tho enemy dreamed of the evacuation, our forces had gained an available point to resist any onward movement of theirs. The abandonment of the artillery was a necessity. The approaches to the river on both sides were very high and preoipitous; the roads almost belly aeep in mud to a horse, and the conveyanae of the guns across would have exhausted hoars and means imperatively demanded for the men. The army camped on Monday night two milea beyond Monticello, the sick and woundad ht*. ing been sent on before. From Monticello it marched by easy stage* to Livingston, where it spent Saturday, the 25th, and reached ftainsboro' Sunday evening. Here Qen. Crittenden is encamped for the present, felly supplied with provisions, and busy with the work of reor?;anization. One steamer has already arrived rom Nashville with stores and camp and garrison equipage, and another is daily expected. Our informant is satisfied that Qen. Critten den was placed in an emergenoy of difficult choice, and that the battle, however disastrous, saved his command from the alternative of surrender or a fat* of equal severity. A Bio This*; o* thb "Hm Guards."? Rev. M , Amis about six feet four in his stockings. and of proportions worthy a grenadier, and whose heart is as stoat as his frame, a thorough Union man, and in for the war until all treason is thoroughly crushed out, was recently conducting a religions conference meeting, when a brother arose to speak, who, after alluding to his hopes and feara in a relieous point of view, branched out iu reference the state of the country, saying that so great was his devotion to the Stars and Stripes, that ha had enlisted; and after a few further patriotic remarks, begged an interest in the prayer* of the church, that he night be protected by Divine Providence on the battle4.1 J 1 . ? tuu ioai sQouid he fall a victim to the bullet* of the enemy h? might b? prepared for the change. r Such a speech at any tine would thrill with patriotic ferror the brave heart of oar worthj minister, and be consequently spoke a few words of encouragement to the hero, when the wife of the enlisting brother volunteered her experience, in the course of whioh, alluding to her husband's enlistment, she expressed a willingness to rive him up, even unto death, in the service of his ooantry. In a few momenta after the meeting came to aa and, when the minister, all anxiety for the ?A.1 4-_*-A. 1 A - w vuaro ui VOS vsmoiwr, prowan to make tone inquiries in reference to hi* regiment, oommenoing with the very natural question as to its nam* nod anW, When be received the itartling reply. "I've jined the Hime Guard!" To Dssrmor Insects oh FaoiT Taaas A writer la the New Kariand Farmer eayi "Per a ooanon-siied plum tree, fill dx or atfht rials aboat two thirds full of water, well ewait?it with hit ifii, aad hang theaa en different parte of the tree, aad the lnseets will take tham before the frtrit. He had filed rials U ? * * I SjffipS"*'a ""^"Tr |[7 The H?w Y#rt Trlbo?# iMMMvli thai w bum eheuM be elects to the aext Cosgr** who ever om4?b tfeeeh mre tbaa tHeea mtaote* leu*. iSeeeiBFeeeewearv* ? ? I mT?: TELEGRAPHIC NEWS. FURTHER BY THE JURA. iiimixa in riAscK. The Paris correspondent of (be Timet says great misery prevails In some of tbe large manufacturing and commercial town* of France, and would probably Increase If the American war continues The reports Of me Prefects to the aovernment not only allude to destitution, but to Hist which generally accompanies destitution, deep discontent and disqnietude. The government encourages the manuftcturers to keep their mills open as long as possible, and some or tbem buoy themselves up under the belief if the Federal blocksde continues beyond March, the Independence of the South will be recognized. MOVEMENTS Ot 8LIDKLL ASD MASON. The steamer La Plata, with Messrs. Mason and Slidell on board, arrived at Southampton on the 29th. They were taken to St. Thomas bv the Rlnaldo, as sht was unable to reach Halifax. iney were received ai s*outnampton couneuosiy, but no demonstration was inade. Both proceeded to London, where Mason remains, but Siidell forthwith left for Parts. The London Times remarks that both gentlemen will probably keep themselves perfectly quiet, and wait events that are at band Although there is a large party in the Honse Of Commons which will endeavor to urge on the government a policy of Interference in the American struggle, the envoys will do well to maintain mfidtorlv InftrHvItu A Southampton paper says that they complain of bad treatment In prison at Boston. London, Jan 30.?Mason and Slldell have left for Paris. The Journal de St. Petersburg of the 29tb ult. publishes a note, dated the 21st. *from Prince Gortschakoff to Baron 8t<>ekel, at Washington, stating that the Emperor has, with deep satisfaction, seen his anticipation confirmed by the determinate n of the Federal Government' to deliver up Ma?on and SUdell. The Emperor hopes the same wisdom Mid moderation will guide the steps of the Federal Government in Us Interior policy, and expresses his conviction tb??t the Federal Government will, In carryiux out that policy, place itself above popular passion. Tbe Emperor also states that he should with great satisfaction see the Union reconstructed by concllitory measures, as the HMtnUnance of American power influences In considerable degree the general political equilibrium. KAIL RCSSBLL'S REPLY TO MR. SEWARD'S ARGUMENT ON TBI TJK.tl AFFAIR. Eari Russell, In a dispatch dated Jan. 23, to Loid Lyons, says the EngHsh Government dill'ers entirely from Mr. Seward's conclusions on the question whether the persons taken from the Trent, and their supposed dispatches, were contrIIhand Hp iirirp? thu nnlnt Un,.?h an<i ? ? ? PS f w ?U, UII U (IUI 11*4 out the Injurious conaequencea of suchalaw. For instance, accordIntr to Mr. Seward's dostrine, a packet carrying a Confederate a^ent from Dover to Calais might be captured and taken to NewYork, and iu like manner the Confederates might capture a Cunard steamer bound from Liverpool to Halifax, on the ground that she was carrying dispatches to Mr. Seward from Mr Adams. The British Government would not acquiesce In the capture of any British ship in circumstances simitar to those of the Trent, and the fact of Us being brought for adjudication before the prize court, though altering the character, would not diminish the gravity of the offense. The dispatch conclude* with reference to Mr. Seward's declaration, t*at if%>e safety of the Union required it, it would have been right to detain the Trent prisoners In reply to this Earl Russell savs "Great Rritain r/niM not h??? permitted the perpetratlou of that wron?, bowerer flourishing might have been the Insurrection in the South. jta. imiD'i opinion or ihk stonk blockade at chablkston. Another dispatch Riven Lord Lyons' conversation with Secretary Seward in the Charleston blockade. Mr. Seward stated tbat the plan was not devls d to lcjure the harbor permanetly, but merely to aid the blockade. It wonld be the duty of the government to remove all obstructions as soon as the Union was restored. The harbor of Charleston waa act rendered inaccessible. Mr. Seward was not prepared to say that as an operation in war it wan unjustifiable to destroy the permanent harbors of the enemy. TUB BLOCK A DK OT THB NASHVILLE. It was rumored that the government bad orA *1 *1 1 111- A ? ? O- - unni iuc iiaaa<llie to quit SOOlOlDipiOB, DQI extended the time for her departure, owing to danger from the Tuacarora. It was also rumored that the government will prohibit armed ships of either party remaining over twenty-four hour* in any Brltiab port The teamer Tuacarora, a* anticipated, left Southampton on tbe morning of the 89th?destination unknown. She brought up In Varmoth Koada, Isle of Wight, where ahe remained at the latest dates. Rumor* were current at Southampton that both she and the Nashville bad been ordered away, and that the latter would probably leave on the 30th. The reports, however, lacked conflrmation. THE WAR IN TESNISSEE. Return of th' Gunboat Reeonnoitering Exptdilion up th* Tennessee River?They Penetrate at Jar as Florence, Alabama, Capturing one Gunboat and Destroying Others?The Latest from jf'ort Henry. 8t Louis, Feb. 11.?A special dispatch from Cairo to the Democrat saya that Com. Foote has just received a dispatch from Capt Phelps, of the guuboat Conestona, announcing the return of the gunboat expedition up the Tennessee river, after capturing a new rebel gunboat and destroy^ ing all other rebel boats on the river aa far up aa Florence, Alabama. The R 'publican's Fort Henrv dispatch savs that the portion of the Federal army encamped near the river haa been moved two miles further back, with all their batt -ries, from which point the roads are good, and a speedy forward movement

can be made when desired. Two more regiments arrived to-day and two steamers laden with troops Were just coming In sight. Tne enemy at Fort Donelson are being rapidly reinforced, and aome of the prisoners taken say they are confident thev can hold the position Trees are being felled a distance of two mile* around the fort by gangs of negroes, and General Pillow Is in commiud there with 3,000 men, embracing some of the best artillerists from Columbus. There are two small forti nnf three camps three hundred yards from the main position, and present appearances indicate that the coming battle will be much more desperate then that at Fott Henry. LAT?. Cmct.iNA.Ti, Feb. 11.?A special dispatch from Cairo to the Gazette says that a Federal officer from the vicinity of Fort Donelson reports that Gen. Grant has surrounded the fort with seven batteries of artillery, and that the fort will be H*l \*A m*<la ? J ?^ uvwucuuri ivoay or vu-uiui row. There are ti,000 rebels at the fort. Thanks of the War Department. St. Louis, Feb. 10 ?The following dispatch has been received at headquarters : Washington, Feb. 8?To Gen. Halleck, St Louis: Your energy and ability receive the strongest commendation of this department. You have my perfect confidence, aud yon may rely upon my utmost support in your undertakings. The pimureoi my engagements CU prev?ated niy writing yoa, bat I wiUdoaofullyln a day or two. Edwin M. Staitok, Secretary or War. Alio the following : To Major General Balleck: Thank General Grant and Flag Ottcer Foot*, and tbelr commands, for me. Gioaoa B. McClbllan, C ommander-1 n-C hlpf - - - Th? Arrest ( the Herald's Carrespeadeat. N?w Yoai, Feb. II.?The Herald's Washington dispatches report that Ives, who was arrested by srder of Secretary Stanton, Is not a secessionist . The Herald says If the alleged threats were nsed by Ives he was entirely unauthorized, sad Secretary Stanton la justified In his action. Wrmm Ctlllmla. 8a? Feamcisco, Fab. 8 ?Five hundred passengers sailed by the steamer fer the northern-roast ports rssterday, being the commencement of what ? expected to bean oaprecadsntod spring emigration to the Oregon and Britteh Columbia gold mines. ? m an iiietiru rrwoaeri. Lovi anus, Feb It ? Arrangements have been ! effected whereby Major Heireu and Oapt Prince i will be released by Um rebel*. j L-,. pOAL OIL?GOAL OIL-COAL OIL! COAL AETHgttlAL Oil. Coraer New Jereey if udKit r I official. Treasury department, fxiruakt 4, lfw. Holdiis or Bonds of the United States dated August 19, 1961, and payable three years from date, are hereby notified that provision is made for the payment of the Coupons of semi-annual la terest which became due on the 19th instant, in coin, agreeably to their tenor by the Treasurer of the United States at Washington, or by either of tht Assistant Treasurers at New York, Boston, and Philadelphia. Ail such Coupons, together with schedules bowing the number and amount of each Coupon and the aggregate sum of each parcel, must be presented for Aamlnatlnn and verification at least thraa full hmlnpci H?t*a }vdfnro rvirmont ?M>V? ?W4k KSltVAtJVVO MUJ O WtVlt. ^'U J IllVUt* S. F. CHASE, fe 5-tl9tb Secretary of the Treaaary. Treasury department, FKBRTTARY 4, 1&34. Notick is hkxbbt 8'vss of tbe readiness of thia Department to redeem tbe Treasury notes payable in one year from date, autborlied by tbe a 00<l lL.r*T . ?.? oci ui vun^i c?? appivvcu i^tcuiuci , icw/ , aim the Treasury notes payable in sixty data from date, authorized by the act of Congress approved 2d March, 1861. Interest on Treasury notes of the above Issues will cease on the 7th day of April next by terms of those acts respectively. fe 5-tap7 Department of state, Washington, January 25,1908. The Secretary of State will hereafter receive Memhera of Congress on business on Saturdays ? n / i commencing with Saturday, the first of next month. Jnn S7-tf WILLIAM H. SEWARD. WAR DEPARTMENT, J as cart 21, 1*12. Ordered, That tbe War Department will be closed Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays against all other business but that which relates to active military operation* in the field. Saturdays will be devoted to the business of Senators and Representatives. Mondays to the buiinfM rt the Pnblle. EDWIN M. STANTON, Ja 22-tf Secretary of War. THE EAR EYE AND EAE. No. aar Pennsylvania avenue. OPPOflIT* WILLARD'S HOTEL. Oculist and Aurlwt. OR. F. A. VON MOSIHZISKER, From Clinton P!ac?t New York. fcas arrived in tie oity ?vnd et*n0d his offices at MQT PF.NNHVI.V* Ml A A VKIMPR. wbpre he can bn or vaulted on Maiadiee of tho liVK AND EAR re^uinnj medical and *cr*ica! treatment. Dr. Vow Moschziskks ia the inventor sad introducer into the meUica praotiot* of tho ETHERIAL EAR INHALATOR, for tbe treatment of nfatlnate caaea of DEAFNESS AHD NOISES IIV THE HEAD. He la also a^tlior of tb* ictt-ra published in the New York and Fhi'adeipnia papers treating 01 the prevention of DEAFNESS FROM THE FIRING OF CANNON, fe. Dr. Von M. his lortne p^t fourteen reara devoted hia special attention to the TREATMENT OFTHE EYE AND EAR, And possesses the testimonials of aomi ot the beat known publio men m the Union, vuu h?ve been moat euooesfully treated by him ffer the RESTORATION OF SIGHT * HEARING. R K A D. [ Frrm Profettor Monkur, Baltimore 1 "I havetliu day ssen Mi?s Wi?e, her ei*tit perfectly restored. 1 am I app? to expreas my oonvio tion ihat by your skill aud judgment sUe has been saved from the greatest deprivation that oould have befallen her." [ From the Hon. Senator Putk] To Dr. Vox Moschziskkr: I am ireaiiv obliged for the interest you have manifested in mv ca*e of Deafness, and the ski!! with which yon have treated my case, and I have no doubt that by oareful observance of your directions, my heart us will be permanently restored. &. H PUGU. [ From John M'Leoj?, Jr., son etf the Horn. Judge 9/ tke V. S. Sujncme Court I It is well known to my numerous friends that I have been deprived of my hsarin* for many years. I am happv to state tust I have, thanks to Dr. Von Mosonxisker, enurely reoovered. My hearing is nowaeaovteaaever. JOHN M'LEAN. Jr. For several years I suffered from deafness. Dr. Von Motohzisker restored my bearing. St Louis, Sept. 7,1868. JOSEPH YEATS. Dr. Von Mosohzisk*r moit suooesafully operated on my eyes,and benefitted mv mint exceedingly. UKOKGE H. CHENEY. St. Louie,Sept 17,W58. [Letter from Rev. J. J. Mull on.] D*. Von. AIoschziskm?Dear Sir? Among those who Lave been Uenefit'.ed by your skillful treatment, in diseases impairing tlie sight, it affords ms {rent plea*ura to add the testimonial of my gratitude to the list of jrour patient*. My sight waa so much impaired daring the last eighteen montns that i oouid cot reoogmxs the features of a friend standing near me. 1 tender iou this acknowledgment of your eminent ski:l and auooess in the treatment ot Tour obliged and gratefu! friend. /. J. MIJLLON, Hector f t. Patrick's. The original of the above, and hundreds more testimonials, can be seen at Dr. M.'s rooms. Patients wishing their family physioian to acooinpany them to witness operations or for ttie purpose oi consultation are at liberty to L-nn them Mrdioal men vill t.e at all omes welcomed, to witness Dr. Von M ' operations, and examine some of tho instruments he has introduced for the faoiiitationof Optuamio and Aurai Surgery. Arti fioial Eyes inserted without causing any pair, to toe patient. Of&oe hours from 9 a. m. to 2 p. m. and from 3 to lm 'iST PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE. COIN WANTED! The Highest Prio j paid for GOLD AND SILVER! Ericu Foa Sjllb in buses to 8sit. LBWII JOHNSON * CO., B A N K S R S, PlKIUYLVaBlA ATXNUB, ja 33-tf Corner Tenth street. DROP. ALEXANDER WOLOWMU, i PI AH 1ST AND COMPOSER. Byjjenjral request win open a. el ass tor tho Piano uu 0tu|u>ii I'j Din anr aau &lSru^vb sir* a knowledje of Vooa! ud lnetramental Mosjo, on the roost liberal terms. All thoa* who destre t? Join this cpvtwb will apply It onoe at his residence. No S03 Sixth street, between K etreet and New York erei.ee. iiours of reoeptionbetween 9? 'd 11 o*otoek a.m., on Tuesdays. Thurndafs, and Saturdays. is a ?m - I Hare now on ban^aWf^a?d fine Mrortmiot of I I* i D U I AQL'Q - w >* v <*? |f9i |UI Ml M> 7 'D iDg A.<BBBU> market, whioitl am prepare to *^<K0ZSSl low wr ca*h. P*r?on? In want offood-?-^ ? work, wuTio wall to call and examine mr ataok rareggrg&'gia 3Sbsjx sa ftWfwij F?? arABHlNOTOX, D. C., JANUARY, !???. KEMOVAL. A. RIICI1CER * ? ? BAT* n DE3 M OVED TO 919 PENNSYLVANIA ATENlE, orroaiTB W1LLARD8' HOTEL. We Invite the attention of oar Mend* and trow to the <>erd below : No. 919 Pl!?!t?tlt*.!ita AriRITl, I (oppottl* Wxllari't Hotil,) J The fcubecrlbera. having opened a Branch 1>tabllahment Id this City a few months slnre, and feeling encouraged by ths liberal patronage alfmHv rw>*l?ni fmm lis frlnniti an<4 ?h? l/vfar? pare and genuine WINKS, LIQUOR?, and other articles In their line, have determined pon a continuance and exteoalon of their bus I lira. Their assortment? mbraees? FINE COGNAC BRANDIES (of various age, branda, and districts BOURBON AND SCOTCH WHISKIES, JAMAICA RUM, GINS, fcc , Also, aeveral valuable Tonlos, Blttera, and Btoinacblcs, which are remedies for hnv?l rnmnl?inti fmwr mr\A aom* headache, and tb? like. MADEIRA, SHERRY A PORT WINKS, CLARETS, BURGUNDY, CHAMPAGNE AND GERMAN WINES. HAVANA SEGARS, Of all Varieties and Price# PINE NAVY AND OTHER CHEWING TOBACCO ALSO, PICKLES. SAUCES, CHEESE. PRESERVED MEATS AND FRUITS. SARDINES, VINEGARS, SWEET OIL, Ac., Ac. The Stock wn particularly selected to cult tlie wanls of Hotel-Keeper*. Sutler-, Restaurateurs, Ac. They are InvlWd to visit the -cabllshiceiit, which la uuder the direction r.f Mr. Jos. P. WIL*05. Owing to the fact that they Import most of the Articles direct, and to tholr iui.iv buainpaa far!!!. ties, they are enabled to offer tneir stock Goods at very low price*. Your obedient aerrUiU, A. mniSGER k CO., m porters of Foreign Wines, Ltquori, fc. J* 11-tf Niw vobk amd YYaSHIIMTOII. LOVELL, COLLES & CO., WHOLESALE GROCERS, 06 Front Street, Now York, and 319 K '""reet, Washington, P. C.. (near Willard's Hotel.) Hstiqi started a branch of our New York establishment In tkis city, ve innte S%tl*rt, Orottrt, K*ftauranimrs, and Houl Keerert, to oall and examine onr stock whioh is well assorted and comprised of good* of tha best ^nV.ity. We take orders for anything in oar line, an<l exeoute them prompt1 y. ja C-tf Dayton's Bakery. rsov NEW YORK. BRANCH, No. 456 Eleventh st.f between G and H, WASHING TON. D. O. DAYTON'S PIC NIC * OYSTER CRACKERS, SPONGE BUTTER CRACKERS, BOSTON CRACKERS, " WATER CRACKERS, SODA CRACKERS. GRAHAM CRACKERS, " LEMON BISCUIT. ? Celebrated"MINCE PIES. Hotei-keepers, Heads of Families, and Sutler* are invited to try our excellent MINCE PIES. TESTIMONIAL. Camp Scott, Sept. 9,1M1. Ma. Datto*? Sir: All of ns, bcth officers and privates, have ate freely oYyour Pies. I oan oousoientiously state that no man ie on the siok list Iron partakinv*of them. To tell the truth, we are hesrt-siofc because wo oau't get enough of them. They are the only real luxury we have had siuoe we leit nome. w. r. uimkins, m.usurceo . trr Discount to the Trade. J. L. DAYTON, jill-lra 496 Eleventh at., Wtahingtnn. D.C. FRANKLIN k CO , ?* 1 t J 0 OPTICIANS, 44 P?Ln'a?T.t( north aide,) bet. 12th and ltth att. eyeglasses. MARIN K AND FIELD GLASS FS, of the beat tualitiea. constant!* on hand? feVtr nARAKPINK r CANDLES! MEUCCI S PATENT PARAFFINS CANDLES ! Maaafaotured by the Naw You Famawwxmu Camdl* Co. For in twatitiM to nit parch* ms.by the * - >? Manufacturer? Agents, JOHNSON * NA6M&, SS* Penn avenoe, Wtahincton D. O. jaJl 10 Royal, near King at., Alexandria, Yn* I rj?0 MILITARY OFFICERS AND OTUKMS. j BATCHKLOR'S GENUINE HAM M YE. The Beet in the Wcrld. I.. * m m m > ? - ? a m wwi nrnwii mmm narmun ti*Tt JJ*1 JWil nn'i Syr Store, #|tt Pern '* irwui, vkln Faotor^r^fw< N. V. ' S5?liS5r; * ' 7! -. ?* . .. . * J, . !_> I - --^r ' " rJI . ? ? TEE WllkLY ST Aft* ^ __ wnilllf t pM TWWy * tMwti| Mi Slagl* tepTj per Five oople* ? IV Tea eoplM_ * N Twnty-iff M It linrltbly eo?l?lM Ui" WmIIuiw Nnn' tkit hu made Tk$ Dmtlr E*m*mg Stm clremMa o ge*armlly Urocffkoul Um oomUrf. eopto? (la wrappers) mm to p?*cure* at tb? counter, Immediately after ttt km cfttf paper Price?THREE CENTS. fliiLMBOLD'S ) GENUINE PREPARATION. HUiHL r COrrCFXTKlTBDCompound Fluid fcitrect Bucha, A Pfitwi m%4 SfrifU Rtmtdf For Ihiumi of tM BLADDER, KIDNEYS. GR * VRL,u4 DROF&ICAL 8WELL1MU8. Tcia Medieiao Imtihm the ?ov?r of Dibmoob and ascites the ab*ob?uu* . uw> beolt&t bcuob ' by whioh the watbbt o* ciirnoridtiontiMi. Bfld bj tokatcbal UlUBbUMTI i[? r~H?li m we!! & run asd i^tlaxmat'oii. " ^ 6 ' f . HELMBOLD S EXTRACT BUCHV F*r W*alcn?"??e iriimi from Ljlo*um. HtUti of DuilitUot. J ?rlv l/.diacretJoc or Abate. Atttmritu with tki Follow tuff Symptom* : Ictiitpoa tun to Liftion, Loaeof Pover, Loiicf Memon. Difioaity oMtreathini, w?? TniiW, Horror of pir^Me, V'thfilnin. Dimr.MK of V??i?v. Pan in the But, Un:v?r#a' lAisitude of tbe M ucul?r bj item. Hot Handa, F'ueMng ot the H^y, l>r; lms of the Skn, Kruptiooi on the Fu?( ^Ai LID rOC5T*NAKCE. These symft.im*. it ?' owed to go a*, vfetoh thie medicine mvariaHy remorev. soon follows IMPOTENCY. FATt rrr, EPILEPTIC TITS, M Mi of a*4?rh tkt Fatttmt mny f?jyirt Who orn ra? lbs* they a'e not feauer.tly fallowed by tboee "dikivtl i):.-?.Aeas." ' INSANITY AND CONSUMPTION." Many are r.w?m of the caaeeof their nfernf, BfT SOHE WILL COJIFKaa. THL RECORDSor THE INSANE ASYLUMS And tkt Mtlanekoly Deotki by Ccnsumptiom, BEAE aJCPLB WrT3E?? to TBI TRPTH 0* TBI aeennoTi. THE CONSTITUTION ONCF AFFECTED WITH URliANU: \V I AKNkHS tuirM Uia aad of modicum to >trnof tu*a Iimgorate the 8r?twi fiich HtLMBOLD'i* EXTRACT BICBC ur*ri?'4dMi TV.At WILL COSTIKCl THI *r>?T ?KSrriCAU FEMALE8-FEMALE8?FEMALES, OLD OK VOIJN8, PINeLK. MAKRIKD, OR COM'tMfiJlU.Nti NAKiUAUL, In Mamy Pt&Uwt to FtBMiii ta? hxti v:t Rncan it. iium hy aur vtbor remedy, u 11. 1 '? o< I. : .. l'"i?i?vntY Ptii.(ula^M. or ^up; eMiu:. i Cni?u?rj Ktucatioue. Vic t&tefl or i^ehiTTiac state of Ue Ut?ru?. L#<?nc?r.hsa or Wmm, Sterility. %i d for ail c.;:r:p,iiuU iuctuJut tu the .<*, u ..e.\er ariNM irom iLdiraretloc, of frustration, or in to* DFCLTXX OR CHANGE OF Lift! PBS STMTToXS ABOVK. SO FAMILY SHOULD 2fi WITHOUT IT. Th*4 no w*f? Eafam. M* -emy or Vnpl?mmt Mut it in* for UnpUaimut mtul toft'MU iliMUW. UJiLMtOLD 8 EXTRACT BUCUU (.VACS 8^(RF.T DaSEAAE* In ft'I tiioir Sukcc; At littlft F'xpenee Lattie or uo ou&-ce in W-et; No iuoobtmumm A*d no r.zposmr* Itoftneee * frfqa'nt deti'-e ft <1 fivt* strength to Uritftio, tuere'jj Rvm^viui ntwt uotio&a, Prcre&U?x UJ Cutint fciasturfte o. tue Urelhrft, AllftTinc iftioftnd ltflftinrnfttioB.eo [re^BACt 10 the oIm* of riiMftaee. ana aspe ltog ?U Foucmcus, Diseaftd, and worn eta AUu.*r. IH0C**.M>8 CfOM THOl A.NW ITJiO HAVE BERK THE T1C21M8 OF QVACKS. trho li?*e pfti4 4r?t> f"t to be eered ia ft chert time, flftve fauna tut j were ^?oeiTfsl, ftrd tftftt Lb* "roiKo:." hu. by He ue?? uf *'?ewcr/?; aiirmfau* been tned ay ib the eyetem. to bre*? oil UHU I rftvftted: irm, fttd PERHAP8 AtTMR M ARM I AH M, IwHSLMtfOuD'B tXIflACT BVGSV all afieotioc* ?*i- tlieeat'* o I tb? IRlNiRT CRGAMS, wkeiher aiitt.ui in nALS OR FEKJALR, from what;r? <aa?a atinc and bo aattar of HJ.? loru fcTA^omo. Di?eaaea.>I Us? Organs ic?a!rrthe aid o! a Diraxne. HELMBOLDS EXTRACT BUCHU ft THE GREAT DIURETIC, apd U i? certain to hav? ite cecir?(l eCfd la Ihasaret/Of w*icX il it rtt"mmtndtd. 7IDBVCS OT TEX XOIT KKIPCStHU 4n ??* LUB1I rHAR4CTS* vil!lMeei&f?cT the b^ioiem. CKRT1F1CIT1;S UP OCRK8, Frwis 8 to ( ?muV BtaodLtt vllh name* trowr to feci?NOK A.N1> FAMK. "PHTSICIAJiS" FLEAS* "M0T1CM.*" V* UAJLM "SO ISCKBT" Of I^SKIDimi " HfcLMbOLLVS tXmA( T HITCHD i? eompoMd of H?cha, CoK?b? atM Joswor Miactoa rnith (im! oar* by ? oota^etoai fi.arviat PREPARED IN VACUO, MY H. T. 11ELUBOLD, Pmotic&l a&d AiAljtiavl ud *?! Mtr. mtMaror of E?LaLL)'JLl> b uXNl LriJC rnEPARATlOBS AFFIDAVIT. Paraonaiiy UMUN Mfeta i?JUAOtmu of tha city or Fiutade.ahia, a. T. Heuoold, vao being duly awern, doth Lay. hia preparation* contain no narcotic, no roeroary.or otfcer injurious araf a, bat are purely veg etfebia. , . . , r? T. HEUdftOLD. . Swore and aabaonbad before me, Uua 4<t t ?ai of November, 1064. WM. V. &HIBX.K i>, Alderman, NlntL tU. arove Rtcc. Puf a. FHYSICIAN6 IS ATTSNJUyCM Fan mm fi i if m a v is CMVM V A. M- A V V ? ? Pric* fl r?r MU*, ? ill i?r *. DeiiverM to U} eedreee. Mosey n? teittiMb AdaieM .Mi*;? to: ikXetia tuiiiie c* B. ?. h*L*aoJa>, Omni, Depot. 104 Sooth Zvsth ?l_ Mow CuMtui l/A. a U V IL' ABV n? I M kC KVtfA kvfi ? t M TT JUVSI VPV 4.Y.D VNTAINCltLMD DblLUih wto e Aletvor If diituw "of U>'f on' "gUmt" aj-U?le? v& lit re?uUUo- j tinatM fr<y?r?u?? , M ?* Ertrtt B? , ii ? ii 7~rrriif rn ".. 44 ? &?M k?M Sold by f. B. Wju??. Zm D. tiuuj, 4m? Wiut. e? a * *?, S. B. Mrrwim.*, ft. C d. b. clam. n?wiu * unvn.;, K. ATajo*. WwiDaiW* k? wrnkvi, U>4 ALL DS9MUTS fiTbAtk HJUlA. ^ -vc J . w ..'*69 u #'?.'^i4f ^ VOft KJUUMLfrb. ' CAJUVO UCfcU*. . H iw . |> i* 1 Mi n viMOi1 1.%*** # >!??> IWXwk ** ?. art Mi tarn. m? AVOID IMPOttVlON ai ATO?A* fl I I i,,? I'll! h. ? ?Si' . ?M?t MhB MMr 3 4i ihl i . . 4 , J ' * i '

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