Newspaper of Evening Star, July 9, 1864, Page 4

Newspaper of Evening Star dated July 9, 1864 Page 4
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THE EVENING STAR, Polic* Ekpobtb. Second rrtcxncL?Henry C. Brown, two casea of assault; bail for court. Also, for stoning the dwelling of John Dong kus; bail for court. Franklin l^dmonston, lar ceny, jail for court Third l*r'cinit.?Mary Holland anil Joseph T. Henry, drunk, Charles Sebastian, disorderly; dismissed. P. McCann, assault and battery latent to kill; jail for court, Anna McGee, peddling unlicensed; fl.44. John lienjamin, fighting; #4 90. T. B<*all and rteorge Hawkins, bathing, *1.44 each. Peter Nelson and P. Oar W, drnnk; do. H. Jones, larceny; do. Maria Magruder, do.; jail. Tho?. Jones, d?'s?rtioh; military. Samuel Hughes, disorderly; f J.6S. Daniel Connor, do.;S2 11. t^eorge Butler, fast driving; workbonse. Henrietta Yonng, nui sance; ?2.44. fourth Precinct.?Jas. Harvey, drnnk and disorderly; 33. J;is. Davey, vagrancy; work house. Truman Keck, Kdw. Hutchinson, de sertion; military. Sixth J'recinct.?Snsan Ross, Sam'l and ffm. Shrevrs, assanlt and battery; Win. Shrflv?*s, swindling; and Martha Lucas, larceny; dis missed. John L?owd, grand larceny, jail for conrt. W.H. Beston, disorderly, workhouse. Jchn Callin, John Dooley, do., g-J each. Tenth JYccinct.?Brian Doran, drunk: Cath arine Kane, Samuel Brown, Edward Hamer e'py. disorderly: dismissed. Mary Dodd, U iria L. Dodd. Mary Dodd, jr., P. Donoghue, threats; John Waldron, vagrancy; bail to keep the peace. John Burns, Joseph Donually. drur.k; dismissed. Geo. Caton, do.; 81. D. Hartnett, assault and battery; bail for peace. Acne Salvey, larceny; dismissed Henry Dor. sey, disorderly; #2. Cecilia Wilson, John Branson, do and drnnk; workhouse. Amelia ; Brown, disorderly; do. Wm. Hanley, do.; #3. John Waldron, do.; S10. Anne Slater, do.; SI. j Fourth Wabt> Station Casks?Joseph Kielv, vagrancy; dismissed. Jonn W. Dayh, drunk: locked up six nours. John Smith, d'ls orderly;locked np four hours. Jas. McFay, do.; do. Randolpo Fish, creating a nuisance; I *5.70. E. R. f'^rkirs, do ; for a hearing. John Kean^y, petty larceny; dismissed. Bridget Feeney, grand larceny; jail for hearinz. Jno. I Conners, disorderly; military. F. D Ryon, rssault and battery; bail for peace. John A. Mullroy, drunk: dismissed. Margaret Fitz gerald, grand larceny; jiil forbearing. Phil lip A Cockburn, drnnk and disorderly; for hearing George Gray, atsanlt rmd battery; for heariDg. James Ames, drunk aud disor derly; for bearing. James Williams, sleeping in the street; dismissed. Henry Williams, do ; j dismissed. James Clarke,do ; military. Wal- j ter Young, drunk; dismissed. Anne Butler, vagrancy; d ismissed. Emma Smith, vagran cy, dismissed. Marg'tTx>ag. disorderly; #-1.58. J Joseph Winder. Kobt. Orr, Mary A. McClel land, John H. Stevens, Wm.Smith, drnnkand disorderly; dismissed. M A. Jackson, con- i cealed weapons; do. Sidney Moore, grand Iar oenv; jail. Ellen Brcwn, assault and battery; dismissed. Wm. Duffieid, attempt to pick a i pocket; do. Cornelius liuffe, Harry Rnlflng, Patrick Crahn, sleeping In the street; do. rjp U SUMMER RESORTS. E WHITE HOUSE, | LOCATED 0.1 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, Between the Ocean anil Railroad, at ATLANTIC CITY. 13 NOW PREPARED TO RECEIVE VISITORS. The Proprietor, thankful for pastliberal support, pledges himself to spare so effort that will contri bute to the happiness of his patrons, and secure or them the comforts of a home at the sea side. For information, address WM. WHITEHOCSE, Atlantic City. )e 22-trit* ITNITED STATES HOTEL, I CAPE ISLAND. N. J, JOBN WEST. AARON MILLER, _ PBOPHIKTOR8. Beg leave to call the attention of their friends and thepnblic to the above magnificent A ? ? A Establishment, which will be open forWjfSAw the rectption of visitors on tha 13th ofliLU^^ June. Besides aspaeions Dining Ha'l and Parlnrs.it contains an nnusual number of large and well ventilated Bed Rooms, all handsomely furnished with new furniture throughout. The Proprietors of this Establishment will spars no care or expense te meet the wants of their *nests, thereby hoping to share liberally in the jublie patronage. Application for rooms made to the subscribers, by letter to Cape Island, will receive a prompt reply. *S-?w WE8T A MILLER. a EO. DEMERIT A CO., JEWELERS, NO. 303 BROADWAY, NEW YORK. (Corner Duane Street.) 100,000 WATCHES, CHAINS, GOLD PENS, AND PENCILS, *0., &c.. &C. WORTH 8500,000' TO EE BOLD AT ONE DOLLAR EACH. WITH OCT REQARD TO VALUE. And not to be pnid until you know what you will receive! T SPLENDID LIST OF ARTICLES Ail to be Bold for Ono Dollar each. lOGold Hunting Castd Watches 1110 each. 1(0 Gold Watches . ?. .. 60each. 2<0 Ladies'Watches 35 each. 1 8fX) Silver Watches fl.l to 25 eaeb. j 60> ??old Neyk and Vest chains. ...12 to 15 each. > 00 Chat' laine ;md Guard Chains5 to 15 each. 3W0 Neck and Vest Chains....... 4 to 12 each. Solitaire Jet and Gold Brooches.. .4 to Beach. 400i? Coral, Lav a. Garnet, Ac c., Brooches.3 to 8 each. 700 Geld. Jet, Opal, Acc., Ear Drops... 3 to 8eaeh. ?(**> Gent's Breast and Hearf Pins... '< to 8 each. <*M)0?al Band Bracelets.? 3 to Seaeh. a>oChaswl P.racelets 5 to Id each. 36>K> CaliforniaBiainondPins A Rings2.*0to He?ch. ?h Keys 2 50to Ceach. Holitme Sleeve Buttons Ac Studs . .2 to 8 each. 3,?0(?MThiKW.9*r.-.- 4 to Beach. *><0 Miniature lockets. 2 to 7 each. ' 3r< 0 Miniature Lockets, Magic 4 to 9 each. "'00Gold Toothpicks. Crosses, Ac 2 to 6 each. 3X.0 Pob and Ri' bon Slides 2 to 5 each. SCO" Chased Gold Rinjs ?. ? 2 to Seach. fctme Set Rings 2 to Se&eh. 1 65W Pets I.a'lies'Jewe'ry?Jet Ac Gold 5 to l/i ea.'h. ! #9Lf?0 Set? Ladies' do.?varied styles 3 to 15 each. tttS-Otiold Pens, Silver Case and Pencil 4 to 8 each. ! 0 Gold Pens, (told Case and Pencil 5 to 10 each. <50 0 Gold Pens, Gold-mounted Holder.2to 6 each. Ail the Roods in the a'ove list will tie sold, with out reservation. FOR ONE DOLLAR EACH. Cer tiorates of all the various articles are placed in similar envelopes and sealed. These envelopes will te sent liy mail, or delivered at our office, without re card to choice On receiving a Certifi cate vou will see what article it represents, aud it is optional with you to >end one dollar and receive the article named, or any other in the list of same value. In all transactions by mail we charge for forwarding the Certificates, paying postage, and doing the business, Z~> cents each. Pive Certifi cates will t.e sent for $i. Eleven for ?2; Thirty for f5, Sixty-hve fortlo; and One Hundred for $15. By this mode we give selections from a varied etock of fine goods, of the best make and latest rtyles. and of intrinsic worth, at & nominal price, while all have a chance of securing articles of the very highest value. We guarantee entire satisfaction in every in stance and if there should be any person dissat isfied with any article they may receive, they may immediately return it, aud the price will be re funded. Agkst*.?We a!low those acting Agents Ten Cents on each Certificate ordered, provided their remittanr* amount to One Dollar. They will eollect 25 cents for every Certificate, and retaining 10 cents, remit to qs 15 cents for Address GEO DEMERIT it CO , yy l-2aw2w No. 3Q3 Broadway, New York V~ ETERINAKY SURGEON -Dr. J B. M'KA Y Member of the Royal V. 8. College,, Idi tburir. All dis?ases of the hors* treat ?d in the mot acieotiQc manner. Town' and country practice attended to. Charges mod erate. Office at J. O. liOWAF.D'S, G street, be tween 6th and 7th. Je21 2w? |MP08TANT TO SUTLERS SUTLERS WILL FIND H. A. DOWNING * CO.'S U 0 y C E y T R A TED CLAM TO II 1 MOST VALUABLE ARTICLE TO THEIR TRADE, It sells very rapidly, and Is the most economical article of d!;i tor the officer's mess. It is prepared In one micnte,and makes a most delicious 8oapor Chowder. It is highly recommended by Arm PargtOBS. The profits are large. H. A. DOWNING & CO., Manufacturers of Concentrated Food No. Ill East 18th at.. New York. rot sale by BAKBOUK A &EMME8, Sole AgenU, A* Louisiana Avenue, sel ly __ Washington, D. 0 IMPROVE YOUR EYE" ~ 1 Bight by the use of tha eel-' ?brated Pshblk and Pbriscopic Sfsctaolss,uni vt-ra?lly acknowledged a* the best for Stkksqtb ihih3 ani? PaassRVia-j the impaired Ere?igbt, i x:entifically and correctly suited, by FRANKLIN A C'? . Opticians 244 pecnsylvania avenue, bet. 12th acdl3tbsts., | and , Pennsylvania aveuut. under the National. FIELD GLASSES. OPERA GLASSES, MICRO- 1 fCOPE? THERMOMETERS, STEREOSCOPES, ; HOTOGRAPH ALBLMS. CARTES DE VISITE, ^in a great variety, and at the lowest priees J^EfRIGERATuRS! RXFRJOJ5gATOa8 jj Jnst "eceived a very large an! eomplet* assort ^Bl-i of the celebrate CONTINENTAL. _ ? MONITOR, and EXCELSIOR . (a. j . REFRIGKRAT0R8, which are admitted to be af tha most approved patterns, and workmanship of the best aaality, whieh on trial and sxamiaation cannot fail Jo he appreciated by Si. A GRIFFITH?. Hi Iaad k. orric i ajl* Office qf Provost Martha! and Board of ) Enrollment of D it trie t of Coiim&ia, 1 Wakinffton, D. C>, June 91, lt*4. \ Fot convenience ol Government employees only, the Board of Enrollment of the District of Columbia wUl bear cases of exemption on tbe ground of non-residence, at their office, corner of Eighteenth and I streets, fremT# to 10 o'clock, daily. J. O. Fpthav, Oaptain First Regiment V. K. C. je 22 and Provost Marshal D. G. Hea quartert Provost Marshal and Board of ) Enrollment r,f District of Columbia, > Washington, D. C., Jnne 3, ISM. ) The Board of Enrollment of the District of Columbia will be in session at the office of the Provost Marshal District of Columbia, corner of Fourteenth street and New York avenue, daily (Sundays excepted) from 11 o'clock a. m. to 2 o clock p. m., for the purpose of hearing cares of exemption from draft for the following causes, viz: Alienage: Non-residence; Unsuitablenessof age; Manifest permanent physical disability; and Two years' service during the present war, either in the army or nary. Citizens are requested to furnish Information as to persons who are not enrolled, or who are trying to avoid enrollment, as it is equally for the interest of each person enrolled to place upon the "Enrollment List" all persons liable to do military duty, so that his own chance tor draft shall not be unjustly increased. J. C. PUTlfAM, Captain 1st regiment V. R. Corpa, and Provost Marshal of the may 28-tf District of Columbia. War Department, Adjutant Ueneral't Ojftee, > Washington. March 17,1B64. J All applications for leaves of absence or per mission to visit Washington mast be addressed to Major General Ualleck, Chief of Staff, and must ep<>clfy tbe business for which the officer desires the permission. Telegrams addressed direct to the Secretary of War on this subject will receive no attention. By order of the Secretary ef War: E. D Towwsbjtd, Assistant Adjutant General DENTISTRY. QBIAL D1800VEBY IN 2SNT1STHT. Tuth hiltacUd without P?i* with ths Mnhriu of Oxytm. I would advise all persons having teeth to ex tract to call at Dr. LEWIE'S oSco./^A and have them taken out by this npwft^gr and harmless process. Also call andQJI examine the Doctcjr's new and tm proved method of Inserting Artificial Teeth. If you once see the great improvement in his teeth yon will have them in no other style than this new and valuable ene. No. y4"J, Pa. avenue, between 13th and 13th street* BOTH B. h. LB WIS, M. P., Dentin. M TEETH. ? LOOMIS, M. D , the In?Motor and Patentee of the MINKKa L PLATB TEETH, at tends personally at his office in tbisP city Many persons can wear these' teeth who cannot wear others, and no person can wear others who cannot wear these. Persons calling at my office can be accommodated wiih any style and price of Teeth they may desire, but to those wlioarepartioular and wish thu purest, cleanest, strongest, and unmt perfect denture that art can produce, the MINERAL PLATB will be moro fuliy wansnted. Bocms in this city?No 33S Pennsylvania avenue between 9th and 10th streets Also, 907 Arch st? Philadelphia. mar* ly LAND SALES. BINo. 700 ] Y THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATK3 In pursuance of law. I, ABRAHAM LINCOLN, President of the United States of America, do here by declare and make known that public sales will be held at tbe undermentioned Iwind OfticeR in the State of Minnesota, at the periods hereinafte designated, to-wit: At the Land Office Rt MINNEAPOLIS, commen cing on Monday, the fifth day of September next, for the disposal of the public lands within the fol owing townships and parts of townships, viz : North of the bast lint and west af thefifih principa meridian. The SE ' , and the W H of section 5; the N H of Fee.tion 19 of township 116; sections 19 and 21; the N ii of section 23. sections 27, 29, 31, and 33, of town ship 117, of range 25. Sections 1,3.5,7,9,11,13,15. and 17; the NE >4- of section 20, of township ilo; sections 19, 21.23.25,27, 29, 31. 33. and 36. or township 117; the 8 \ SE anil the t>E orSW U of section 33, of township 113, of range 26. Sections 1. 3. 5, 7, 9, 11, 13.15. and 17; the N of I Section 19, the N li of section 21. and the N of section 23, of townshipllS; the S )a of section 19. the 8 H of section 21, the B Ja of section 23. and sections 25,27,29,31, 33, and 35, of township 117; the 8 V? 8E U. the 8 ya 8W of section 31, of township lld.of range 27. Sections]. 3. 5, 9. 11, and 13; the N Vt or section 15, or township 1M; sections 1,3,5, 7.9.11. 13. 15, 17, 19, 21, 23, ^p, 2?, .9, 31, 35. and 35, or townsiiip 117, o^ range 55 ocetion 1, or township 116; sections 1,3, 5,7, 9.11, 13.15,17,19.21,23.25, i7,29, 31,33, and 35, or town ship 117, ol ranse 29. Sections 1,3. 6,7.9.11.13, 15, 17. 19. 21,23,25,27, 29. snd 36, of township 117. of rwi*e 30. Sections 1,3,5,7,9, 11,13,15,17, 19. 21. 23, and 25, ol tQWebipll7. and sections 25. iff. 29,31, 33, and .35, of tow nship 118, of ransre 31. Sections 1. 3. 5.7. 9,11,13, 15, an 1 17, of township 117; and sections 26,27 , 29.31, 33- aud 35, or township US. of range 32. > Sections 1. 3, 5.7. 9.11,13.15. and 17; theN li of section 19; the N } j of section 21: the N of section 23. of township 117; sections 25.27,29, 31, 33. and 35, of township 11S, of range 33. Sections 1. 3, 5.7.9, 11,13,15,17. 19, 21, and 23; the N Yx of section 27 and section 29, of township 117; sec tions 2.', i7, 29. 31, 33, and 35. of township 118, o ran^e3f. Township lis: sections 1, 3, 5. 7. 9,11.13, 15,17,19, 21, S3, 25. 27. and 29. of section 31; the N ii ofsection 31; the N H ofsection 33, and the N ii of section 35, of tow in-hip 117, of range 35. Township 116: sections 1, 3. 5. 7. 9, 11,13,15,17,19, 21. 23. 25. C7, and29. of township 117. of ran*e 3;. Township llti ana 117; sections 19, 21, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31. 33. and 35. of township 11H, of ratine .'57. Townshin 11"' 117, Kiel 11H: sections C, 8, 18, 21, and 22; the 8 ??, '4,and the SW '4. of section 24; sec tions 2*>, r8, 29.3>\ SI, 32. 33, and 31, of township 119, of range 38. At the Land Office at ST. CLOUD, commencing on Monday, the fifteenth day of August next, for the disposal of the public lands within the follow ing parts of townships, viz : North cf the be it line and icest cf tht lifthprinm'al meridian. - - . Pfctions7 and 17; the N ^ or section 19, an t trie N Ja of section 21, of township 121, of range Sections 1. 3,5.7.9.11, 13,15,aud 17; the N )? o? section 19. the N ,'a of pection 21, and the N of section 23, of township 121; sections 31,33, aud 35, of township 122, of range 29. Sections 1. 3, 5^7. 9, 11, 13, 15, an 1 17; the N \Z of Section 19, the N 34 of section 21, and the N }-i of section 23, or township 121; sections 29,31,33. and 35. of township 122, of rarnre 3 Sections 1. 3. 5, 7.9,11,13.15. and 17: and the N M o Bection 23.ol township 121; sections 19 and 21; the S or section 23; sections 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, and 35, of township 122, of range 31. Sections 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, and 17, of town ship 121; the 8 )? of section 13; the S of section 15; the SJ? of section 17; sections 19, 21,23, 25, 27,29, 31, 33. and 35, of township 122, of ranee. $2. Sections 1, 3. 6,7. 9, 11, 13,15. an 1 17, of township 121; the 8 ii of section 13; the 8 .'a or section 15; the S h or section 17; sections 19,21, 23. 25, 27 , 29,31, 33, and 35. or township 122, of range .'53. Sections 1.3,6,7,9, 11, 13, IS, and 17, of township 121; sections 19. 21, 23 . 25, *7 , 29, 31, 33, and 35, of township 122. of range 34. , Sections 1,3, 5. 7. 9. II, 13,15. and 17, of township 121; sections 25 , 27 , 31, 33, and 35, of township 122, of range 35. Sections 1. 3 5.7, 9, 11,13, and 15; the N ,'a of sec tion 17, of township 121; section 7; the W or sec tion 16; sections 17. 19. 21. 23, 25, 27, 29. 31, 33. and 35, of township 122, ol range 36. ___ The E the NW and the N SW .'4, or sec tion l,oftownsbipl21; sections 1, 3, 5,7,9,11, 13,15, 17,21.23,25, 27. and 35, of township I22; sections 7, 17,19 , 21, 27 , 29,31, 33, and 35, or tow n^hip 123, jf ranpe37. IheK NE.V. or section 1, of township 121; sec tions t and 11, oftownship 122; the W % of section 1, sections3. 6,7. 9,11, 13.15, 17, 23, and 25; the N >? ofsection 27. and section 35, of township 123; sec tions 13, U, 15. l'J, 29, 31, and 33, ol tuwnsnip 121. of range 38. Lands appropriated bylaw for the use of schoolP, military, and other purposes, together with selec tions or swamp lands filed 111 your office by the Surveyor General, will be excluded i'rorn the sale. The offering of the above lands will he com menced on the days appointed, and will proceed in the order in which tney are advertised, until the whole Fhall have be?n offered, and the sa'e thus cloyed; but the sale shall not be kept open longer than two weeks, and no private entry of any of the lands will be admitted until after the e-xpiration of the two weeks. Given under my hand, at th'icity of Washington, this isth day of April, anno Domini one thousand tiKht hundred and sixty fonr. * ABRAHAM LINCOLN. L > the President: * J. M. EDMUNDS, Commissioner of the General Land Oflics. NOTICE TO ACTUAL SETTLERS. All bona fide actual settlements under existing laws, subsisting prior to and up to the date of this previaiiiation, will be recoguiied; and ail such s^t tiers are hereby called upon to come forward and establish and enter their claims with the Register ar.d Receiver before the day fixed in the foregoing lor the commencement of the public "a'e. J. M. EDM INDi, Commissioner. Nott.?Under the regulations of the Department, ?s heretofore and now existing, no payment CAn be made for advertising proclamations, except to such publishers as are specifically authorized by the Com mi-sioner or the General Land Office. Je 4-lawt2w Cn ^ p g OART Survey Map of Southeastern Virginia; 00 Map of Eastern North Carolina; 78. Coast Survey Map of Northern Alabama and Georgia; 50. Battle Field of Chsttanooga; 50. Map-of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama; 3d. Coast Survey Map ol Northern Georgia; B0. Cacst Survey Map of Boathern Mississippi and Alsbasoa; .'A Map at Eastern Virginia; 26. my SI FRANCE TATLOB. LIMB I IJMBI LIMBh-I am now prepared to deliver fresh burned POTOMAC LIMB, pre pared from my new Flame Bila, without coming fu contact wifck the fuel. g. D.CASTLliM AH, Etna Lime Blln, ?p27 8d fa. at. an* Bwh Creek Bridge, PROPOSALS. PRO ros A LS FOR M AIL ST E A M 8 HI P'S1CRVICB B*TWEi.H THE UNITED BTATEa AND BRAZIL. Post Office Depa*tmk*t. 1 Washington, Jane 17. 15>I.S In accordance with the provisions of the act of Congre>-s, approved May 28, 1861, which is in the words following, to wit: " As act to authorize the establishment of ocean mail steamship service between the l> uiteu States and Brazil." ... . ? *' Bt it tnnrttd by the Fenate and House of R<prr fmlanve* cf the Umt.d Stmts nf Anurita*n CoHtres* asembltd.That the Postmaster General be and he is hereby authorized to nnite with the General Post Office Department of the Empjre of Brazil, or nuch ofRcrr of the Government of Braxil aajnall J?0 authorized to act for that Government.in establish ing direct mail communication between tne two countries by means of a monthly line of .irst class American sea going steamships, to he notlesstnaa two thousand tons burden each, and of sufficient number to perform twelve round trios or v*yage? per annum between a port of the United States, north of the Potomac river, and Rio de J aneiro, in Brazil, touching at St. Thomas, in the West Indies, at Haliia.Pernnmbuco.and such other Brazilian and intermediate port or ports as shall be considered necessary and expedient: Provided, That the ex pense of the service shall be divided between the two Governments, and that the United States por tion ther?of shall not exceed the sum of one hun dred and fifty thousand dollars for the performance of twelve round trips per annum, to be paid out of any mcney appropriated for the service of the Post Office Department. ? Sec. 2. And be u further enacted, That the Post master General bo and be is t ereby, authorized to invite proposals for said mail steamship service by public advertisement for the period of sixty davs in one or more newspapers published in the citie? of Wa?hineton, Baltimore Philadelphia, New York and Boston, respectively and to con tract with the lowest responsible bidder for the same for a term of ten years, to commence from the day the first steamship of the proposed iine shall depart from the United States with the mails for Brazil: provided. That proposals for monthly trips? that is to say. for twelve round voyages per annum out and back- are received and accepted by him within the limit as aforesaid, from a p-trty or parties of undoubted responsibility, possessing ample ability to furnUh the steamships required for the service, and offering good and sufficient sureties for the faithful performance of such con tract: And provided, further. That such proposals shall b* accepted by the Government of Brazil,and that distinct and separate contracts with each Gov ernment. containing similar provisions, shall be executed by such accepted bidder or bidders; each Government to be responsible only for its propor tion of the subsidv to be paid for t/ie S'-rvice. "fee. 3. And b- it further marled. That any c?n tract which the Postmaster Generul may execute under the authority of this act shall go into effect on or before the first day of September, one thous and eight Hundred and sixt> five; and sha'l in addition to the usual stipulations of ocean mail steamshipcontrscts, provide thit the Steamships offered f- r the service shall be constructed of the best material and after the most approved mo del, with all the modern improvements adapted for sea fining steamships of the first clas?; and shall. before their approval and acceptance by the Postma?ter General, be subject to inspection and ?urvey by an experienced naval constructor, to be detailed for that purpose by the Secretary of the Navy,whose report shall be made to the Postmaster General; that thetwo Governments shall be enti tled to have transported, free of expunse, on each and every steamer, a mail agent to take Charge of and arrange the mail matter, to whom sititaMe ac commodations for that purpose Bhall be assigned; that in case of failure from any cause to perforin any of tbe regular monthly voyages stipulated for in the contract, a pro rata deduction shall bo inadq lrom the compensation on account of such omitted voyage of voyages; tbat suitable fines a.id penal ties may be imposed for delays and irregularities in the regular performance of the service accord ing to contract; and that the Postmaster General shall have the power to determine the contract at any time, in case of its being underlet or assigned to any other party. " Fee. 4. And be it further enacted. That tho mail steamships employed in th<? service authorized by this act shall be exempt from all port charges an l custom-house dues at the portof departure and ar rival in the United States. Provided, That a sim ilar immunity from port charges and custom-house dues is granted by the Government of Brazil. " Approved May 28.18t>4 " PROPOSALS Will be received at the Post Office Department, in the city of Washington. until 3 o'clock p.m. of SATURDAY, the first day of October. 18o4, for con veying the mails of the United States by a monthly line ot first-das* American sea-going steamships of not less than two thousand tons burden each, and of sufficient number to perform twelve round voy ages per annum between a port o! the United States north of the Potomac river and Itio de Janeiro, in Brazil, touching at 8t. Thomas, in the West In dies, and at Bahiaand Peruamhuco, in Brazil, for a contract term of ten years, to commence on or before the 1st day of September, 1ST5, an 1 to date from the day the first steamship of such line shall leave the United States with tbe mails for Brazil. Bidders must designate the United States port of departure and arrival, and may, at their option, propose to embrace additional int*rine<ii ite ports at which the steamshipsshall touch on their out ward or homeward parages, to deliver and receive mails. Each bid should name the time proposed to be occupied inperforir lag the passages, each way. be tween the Unit?d States port of departure and ar rival and Rio de Janeiro, and should be accompa nied by a map or diagram of the route, showmj the intermediate ports at which tbe steamships are to call to deliver arid receive mails. Schedules of the sailing days, stating the proposed days aad hours of departure from each port, as well as the proposed days and hours of arrival, should also accompany each bid. such schedules, however, to he subject to the approval of the Post Departments of the respective countries, and to alt?ration by said Departments from time to time, as the inter ests of tbe proposed interna'iontl postal tarries rosy Vfquirt!. . . . The st. amships offered'for this service mm. bo American s'eamerii of the first class and before acceptance will be subject to inspection 'J" ! vey by sn experienced naval constructor t? ???*? tailed for that purpose by the Secretary of Proposals roast conform in all respects to the provisions and requirements of the aforesaid act, appioved May 28th, 18S4. and must be properly guarantied, with a satisfactory testimonial that the guarantors are men of property, aud abun dantly able to make good their guarantee. The bitlderV mine and r?si?teuce, and the name of each member of tbe firm, when a company oifers, should he distinctly stited iu the proposal. Tbe acceptance or non-acceptance ot the bids will be determined by th? Postmaster General as soon as practicable after the time limited for their M'ception; but no proposal can he accepted by th Department unless the bidder is also a-cep'ed by the Government of Brazil, as provided for in the aforesaid act. And in case of such joint acceptance, distract an t separate contracts are to be executed by the accepted bidder or bidders with eaih Hov ernment. containing similar provisions, each Gov ernment to be responsible only for its proportion of the subsidy t) be paid for the service, Proposals should be sent, under seal, to "the I- irst ssistant Postmaster General." "Foreign l>e*f ? ith the words ' Hail Proposals'"?1 For?tgn Mills written on th> ;? e of the address; and they should be dispatched m time to be received by or before the first day of October next, which will be the last day for receiving proposals Under this advertise ment. M. BLAIR, Postmaster General. Note ?This Dep&rtme.nt is not advised tHat any definite ction has yet been taken by t he Govern ment ol Uraiil in respect to the establishment of th" proposed steamship service between tho two countries, but it is probable that by the 1st of Oc tober next, tbe limit fixed for the reception of proposals under this advertisement, Certain infor mation on that subject will have been received. When received, it will be inado public. je 18-w'jw ^1 B. pROI'OSALS FOB STEAM KIRR ENGINES. Okdnanoh Office, War Dkpaktmen *.1 Y' ihington, 1>. C.. July 2. 18'JI ( Sealed ProT*-? - will he received at this office until M0NDA\, the 25th day of July, IStil. at 4 o'clock p. ni., to furnish B Six (t>) second or third class Steam Fire Engines, of perfect suction power, complete in all parts, witn all the modern improvements combined, to be drawn bv hand power, the weight not to exceed 4.& 0 pounds when ready for service. The diameter of the reciprocating steam force pump to be about 4^ inches, capable of forcing one (I) stream of water from a 1'.,' inch mozz'e averaging from 24'i to 'j.J6 feet, and two streams from a inch nozzle averaging from 175 to * 0 feet. These enainea are to be supplied with tenders and ho?e carta of ap proved construction with all the necessary tit tings They are to he subject to a rigid inspection by a United States inspector, and are not to be re ceived or paid for until they have been thoroughly tried with a full head of steam. GUARANTEE. The bidder will be required to accompany his proposition with a giiarantv signed by two respon sible persona, that,In case Lis bid is accepted, he will at once execute the contract fqr tho same with good and sufficient sureties, in a sum equal to the amount of the contract, to deliver the article pro posed In conformity with the terms of this adver tisement; and in case tho said bidder should fail to enter into the contract, they to ,ms*e good tbe dif ference between the offer nf said bidder and the next responsible bidder, or the person to whom the contract may be awarded. The responsibility of the guarantors must be shown by the official certificate of the Clerk of the nearest District Court, or of the United Status District Attaruey- , . ? Bonds in a sumeqnal to the amount of the con tract. signed by the contractor and both of hi* Suarnnt.-rs, will be required of the tuccessfal bid er or bidders upon signing thq contract. FORM OF GUARANTEE We, the undersigned, residents of , in the couuty of , and State of , hereby, jointly and severally, covenant with the United States, and guarantee, in case the foregoing bid of be accepted, that he or they will at once execute the contract for the same, wrth good and sufficient sureties, in a sum equal to the amount of the con tract, to furnish the articles proposed in confor mity with the terms ot this advertisement, dated July 2, IS>4.under which the bid w*s made; and, in case the said shall tail to enter into a con tract, as aforesaid, we guarantee to make good the diderence between the offer of the said and the next lowest responsible bidder, or the person to whom the contract may be awarded. J Given under cur hands and seals Witness: J this day of , wti?. [ Seal. 1 To this guarantee must be appended the oflicUl certificate above mentioned. These Engines are to be delivered at the place of manufacture. Upon the awanl fceing made, the successful bidder will be notified and furnished with forms of contract and bond. The Department reserves the right to reject any or all bids if not deemed satisfactory. . Proposals will be addressed to ''Brigadier Gene ral George D. Hamsay. Chief of Ordnance, Wash lafton D C..''and will be endorsed Proposals 1 of Steam Fire Engines. GF.0, D RAMSAY, jy7 eofit Brigadier General .Chief of Ordnanoe. RICKB! BRICKS 1 BRICKS! -500,000 well made, well burnt BRICK.^3Jo^aal^ Bneoessori to 3. Vail Kiswiok & Bho.. J?2riw* Corner fivuth Capitol PROPOSALS. ORDNANCE OFFICE, m War Dbpaktmivt. - , Waseihoto?, D. 0.. July 4.1M4. 8e.&1fiUf,rT?*>?"alH wil1 be received at this office until MONDAY July 25, at 4 p. m for 10\dr0set* of In:?ntry Accoutrement# calibre 58, to be delivered in the following quantities, at the undernamed Arsenals. vir,: 20,IX*' sets ?t the Ntw York Arsenal, Governor's Islncd :0 0 0 sets at the Frankfort Arsenal, Bridesburg, Pa. 20,0C0 sets at the Alleghany Arienal. Pittsburg, Pa. 23.W0 B? ts at the St Louis Arsenal, Mo. lOOtO cetsattbe Watertown Arnatl, *lass These Accontrem .its are to be made in strict conformity with the i*tu> pattern sets to be seen at thearsenals *bovenani-d,with the following exemp tions, vii : The should'r btlt will he bat two inch*9 wide atid no shoulder belt plate *111 be furnished; the inside flap of the cartridge box and cap pou-.h ar* to be left off and the ears?re to be s?wn on the outer Hap; the letters U. S . with a border, are to be stamped upon the cartridge box, the same sice ami ityle iw> on the plate which it repl?oee;-the cartridge box is to be sewed with nine i9) and the cap pcuch with ten (10) stitche" to the inch. Sepa rate bids will he received for t'.ie manufacture of these Accoutrements of pure oak leaihtr.nt mix'd tannnf oak .finish, nnd all httnlack. The belts are to be ofstaiiif-d leather. Samples of these Accoutrements can be seen at the abovenamed arsenals on or about the 30th instant It is to be distinctly understood that this Depart ment '? to have the privilege of inspecting the work done under any contract it may award, in all stages of its pro cress and especially to examine the stock before cutting. They are to he subject to inspection at the Arsenal where delivered, before being received for the Government. None are t? be accepted or paid for except such as ar*- approved upon inspection. Deliveries most be made in lots of not less than one-twelfth i l-l!th) per week of the whole uuinher contracted for; the first delivery to be made on the J.tth day of August, l^te. Fail ire to ma*e deliveries at a specified time wi;l subject the contractor to a forfeiture of the number he may fail to deliver at that time. The Accoutrements roust be boxed in the usual manner; tne boxes to De chargna at cost, to be de termine! by the inspector. . Bidders will state explicity the Arsenal, or Ar senals, where they propose to deliver, and the number of Seta they propose to deliver at each place, if for more than one. No bids will be considered from parties other than regular manufacturers aad such a.* are known to this Department to b? fully competent to execute in their own shops the work proposed for. Should any party obtaining a contract offer Accoutrements other than those made iu his own shops, they will be rejected, and the contract renacrea nnii an<i vote. The came and place of manufacture of each party obtaining a contract must be stamped on ea?h part of each set of Ac coutrements. _ GUARANTY. The bidder will be required to accompany his proposition with a guaranty signed by two re sponsible persons, that in case his bid is accepted, he will at once execute the contract for the same, with good and sufficient sureties, in a sum eqnal to the amount of the contract, to de liver the articles proposed, in conformity with the terms of this advertisement; and In case the said bidder should fail to enter into the contract, they to make good the difference between the offer of said bidder and the next responsible bidder, or the person to whom the contract may bo awarded. The responsibility of the guarantors must Ire shown by fhe official certificate of the Herk of the nearest District Court, or of the United States Dis trict Attorney. Bonds in a sura equal to the amount of the con tract. s:gned by the contractor and both of his guarantors, will be required of the successful bid der or bidders upon signing the contract. FORM OF GUARANTY. We. the undersigned, residents of ? , in the county of , and State of , hereby, jointly siid severally, covenant with the United States, and guarantee, in c-stj the foregoing bid of *- be accepted, tha* i? or they will at once execute the contract for the sum-! with good and sufficient sureties, in a sirm equal to the amount of the contract, to furnish the articles proposed in conformity to the terms of the adver tisement, dated July 4, ISftt. under which the bid was made; and, in case the said shall fail to enter into a contract, as aforesaid, we guarantee to make good the difference between the offer of the said anil the next lowest responsible bidder, or the person to whom the contract may be awarded. J GiTen under our hands and seals ) this day of , 186-. Witness: fSeal.l I Seal.) To this guaranty must be appended the official certificate above mentioned. Eich par:y obtaining a contract will be obliged to enter into bond with approved sureties for its faithful execution. Upon the award being made, successful bidders will be notified and furnished with forms of con tract and bonds. The Department reserves the right to reject any or all bids if not deemed satisfactory, and especial ly those made by rarl'e8 who have failed to make tune deliveries under previous contracts without furnishing satisfactory reasons for such delin quency. Proposals will be addressed to "Brigadier Gene ra! George D. Ramsay. Chief of Ordnance. Wash ington. D. C.." and endorsed "Proposals fur In fantry Accoutrements." GEO. D. RAMSAY, jy7- eoKt Brigadier General, Chief of Ordnance. w FINE, K?A1>Y-MAUE CLOTHING, AT BAR & BRO.'S ESTABLISHMENT, CORNER E AND SEVENTH STREETS. Persons desiring good and eafly-fittinggarmenta, wi^out leaving their measures, can get fitted in our establishment in garments made ef THE VERY BEST MATERIAL, AND THB LATEST DESIGNS. We have now a very large stock of SPRING anc. BUMMER 8DIT8, FINK BLACK CLOTH FROCK COATS, AND BLACK DOESKIN PA TS, And a general assortment of VESTS, of varied styles. Also? A FINE STOCK OF B0Y3' CLOTHING, and an immense stock of GENTB' FURNISHING GOODS. ?EBusiness closed on Saturday until evening Je7-lm* 00D MOULDINGS! WOOD MOULDINGS 1 WOOD MOULDINGS UNITED 8TATES WOOD MOULDING MILL, Nos. 21 and *26 South Fifteenth street, PHILADELPHIA. Always on hand, a large stock of tht .bove articles, made of the very best material. Orders tilled at the shortest notioe. Freight paid to Washington, free of charge. ESLER <St BROTHERS, Je n-lm Proprietors. N REMOVAL. OTICE TO FARMERS. MARKET GARDEN* Ella AND CAPTAINS QF VESSELS. The office for the sale of Manure deliverable from the different government corrals in the Depart ment of Washington has been removed from the corner of F and 10th streets to the corner of E and 12th streets, one Mock from Pennsylvania avenue, on 12th street. The planting season being over, now is th? proper time for farmers and gardeners to iaf ifl and haul a supply of manure tor top dressings and fall use. Large e i-naities of well rotted niauuro on hand *nn tor fcile at le w rates. ' Wanted?Vessels for New York. Good freights and dispatch given. Apply to E. HEDGE. Agent, Office?N. E. corner 12th and E str?ets, Jel-6w 1 block from Pa. av., on 12th at. to! wlt^ex rpHE PUBLIC ARi HEREBY INFORMED 1 that the UNION HOTEL, George- ~ tows, D. C., haB recently changed hands, and iappw ojten to the traveling commu nity. Th? hotel has been refurnished treme care and taste. Persons who are obliged to remain in the city during the summer months will find the rooms large, airy and comfortable. The Union Hotel is only an minutes' ride in the cars from the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Depot. Hoard $2 per day. Je fi-lm* ? 1 ? " " - !" 1 EUGENE SUE.?Paula Monti, 50c; Therose Dut JaJ noyer. 60c; La Concaratcha, 6 :c; Le Cotnman deurde Malte, 6uc; Le Morne an Diabte, 8 c; La Bonne aventure, 6"cj Miss Mary on L'Instrutrice, & c; Comedies Sociales, 40c; Latreaumont, 6jc; L'Avarice.40c;La Luxure, 4<jc; L'Envia, 6>c: La Cole re, 4;:c; L'Argueil,8c. Je23 FRANCK TAYLOR. (M ABIFIED CIDEUI 1 have Just received bt schooners "Oeorg* 8. Adams" and o? Pure Maasae _ I oiler for sal* at tke lowest market prioe, in quan tities to suit purchasers. Hotel keepers, sutlers anu ?11 others la want of a prime article of Older are invited to call and ex M?" -"??'tftrawsfi, a, Union Bottling Depot, 6T Green sL, Georgetown. P. O. IlOOflNQ F E_L T 1 fl ROOFING CEMENT THOMAB~FAHEY, CO KB KB 10TH ST. WksT AM O THB CANAL FFasAtagton, D. C? Being the only agent in this city for Roofing Felt and Hoofing Cement from an old established firm, can afford to sell the above articles at the very lowest prices. Koofers'and those engaged in the business are requested to call and see for themselves, having a large stock of the above named articles always on hand. , , " my30-lm Attention, ladiesi " READ, MARK. LEARN," AND PAY ATTENTION ! HUJS. * ' y Hems iiii y * i lun I PRINCE, on F street. Stamps, Flutes, Crimps, [ems. Sews, Braids, and does all kinds of work -heaplr as4 promptly. Call and see fo~ s. Remember the name? PSINCE. Je 13 lm rpRY DONOVAN'S BLACKBERRY OORDIA1,. 1 Prioe, (1 per bo tale. Ft r sale by all Drug guit?, >? 23 6t PROPOSALS. rp 0 CONTRACTORS. Gwobgktow*, July 6, 1*54. Proposals are invited for purine High str?et from fth %?> its intersection with f reierick street. * distance of nearly 9** feet, aud requiring about 3.0square Turd* of paving. A bid is defired for paving with cobble stone upon *9 inch bed of san-i. and a Separate bid for rock pavement on a similar foundation; the bid* to be per square yard of pavement when laid, an 1 to cover the whole cogt for material as well as l?bor. Proposals will be received nntil the Mth Instant, and may be addressed to the subscriber by mail or left at the office of William Laird, Esq., Clerk cf the Corporation. The name and reidesce of |h? bidder shoull be distinctly stated in the proposal. owtth W. v. SMITII, 1y 7-td Street Cumminioner. p ROPOB ALB ?OR FLOUR. Ojfiti Difot Commissary ?/ Subsisting, I Washington, J). C., July 7, .1 Sbalid Proposals are invited until the l<ta instant at 12 o'clock m., for furnishing the Sub sistence Department with TWO TH0lISAND<*.0<W?) BARRELS OF FLOUR. The proposals will be for what is known at this Depot as Noa. 1.2 anil 3,and bidawill be entertained for any quantity less than the whole. Bids must be in duplicate, and for each grade on separate sheet* of paper. The delivery of the Flour to commence witbin five days from the opening of the bids, and in such uantities, daily, as the Government may direct; _elivered at the Government warehouse in George town, at the wharves or railroad depot in Wash ington, D. C. The delivery of all Floor awarded to be com pleted within twenty days from the opening of the hide. Payment will be made in certificates of indebt edness, or such other funds as the Government may have for disbursement. The usual Government inspection will be made Just before the Flour is received, and none will be accepted which is not fresh ground. An oath of allegiance must accompany the bid of each bidder who has not the oath unfile in this office, and no bid will be entertained from parties who have previously failed toc-mply with their bids, or from bidders sot present to respond. Government reserves the right to reject any bid for any cause Bidato be addressed to the undersigned, at No. U23 G street, endorsed " Proposal* for Klour." 8. C. GREENE. Jy7-td Captain and C. 8. V. OR8E8I HORSES 1 HORSES! dq pr Was Dbpabthbrt, CAVALar Burbau, f Qfirtof CXitf > WashikotoH, June 3"."l8tf4j Bbalxd Propohat.r will be received at this office nntil i 2 o'clock m Tuesday, Julv 12th. 1864.fnrtwo thousand (2,<uo) Cavalry Horses, to be delivered at Columbus, Ohio; two thousand (2.1M1) at Indian apolis. Indian i; and two thousand f.'.OOt) at De troit, Michigan, within fojrty (V) days from date of contract. Said horse* to be sound in all particalars. well broken, full in flesh, from fifteen < IS) to si steen t U>) hands hieb. from five (5)to nine<9) years old,in jrofid condition, and well adapted in every way to cavalry pn-rposes. That sptcificattons will be strut I y adhered to and riridly fnforcr.l in ft-try p iriicul*r No bid will be entertained unless accompanied by a guaranty for its faithful performance. ?^Should any United States officer guarantee the proposal of a bidder who should prove to bo irresponsible, his name Will be reported to the Secretary of War with a recommendation that such officer be dismissed the service. All binders and guarantors will be held to tht strict est accountability, and every failure to comply with terms of rcntract, irr to make the rtmtrnc: irhen award ed, ictll be followed hy prosecution to the full extent of tk' law Form of bid or guaranty can be had on appli cation to this office, or to Captain Fielding Lowry, Assistant Quartermaster, Columbus. Ohii; Cap tain C. Hay, Assistant Quartermaster, Iudianapo lis, Indiana; and Captain G. W. Lee. Assistant Quartermaster, Detroit. Michigan. Successful bidaers will be prepared to enter Into written contracts, with good and sufficient sure ty. immediately on the acceptance of their bids. The oath of allegiance must accompany each bid. The undersigned reserves the right to reject all bids deemed unreasonable. Bids lor one hundred i 100) Horses and upwards will be entertained. Bids for the entirt number of Horses required are invited. Payment will be promptly made on completion of contract. ]\<i Mares will be received. Proposals must be endorsed Proposals for Cav alry Horses," and-addressed to Lieut. Col. James A. F.kin, Chief Quartermaster, Cavalry Bureau, Washington, D. C. Any other information will be promptly given, on application .personally or by letter, to JAMES A. EKIN, Lfeut. Colonel and Chief Quartermaster. Cavalry Burean. WW Purchase in the open market will be can tinned at the above points until the contract is awarded. Payment made in certificates ofindebt edness (or seven (7) horses rfr more Jy 1 td p R 9P0 8 A L8 FOR L KA D . Ohdnancr Ornf k, War Departveht, / WAfUtNOTOS, Jnly 1, lS^.f Pealed Proposals will be received by this office until .MONDAY, Jnly 25th,-1864.at 4 p. m.,for the de livery at the New Yo'k Arsenal of TWO THOUSAND TON8 LEAD. This lead to be approved quality, pure and soft, suitable for ordnance purposes, and is lo be deliv ered at the at'or?'K*jd Arsenal free of charges for handling or traosportation. as follows, vis: not leas than five hundred tons on the 15th of Au gust. 1Sr>4, and not less than five hundred tons per monlh thereafter. Failure to make deliveries at the specified time will subject the contractor to a forfeiture of the number of tons he may fail to deliver at that time. GUARANTEE. The bidder will be required to accompany his proposition with a guaranteesigned by two respon sible persons, that in case his bid is accepted he will at once eiecute the contract for the same, with good and euBicient sureties, iu a sum equal to the amount of the contract, to deliv er tho article proposed, in conformity with the terms of thi* advertisement, aud in case the said feidder should fail to enter into the contract, they to make good the difference between the offer of said bidder and the q?xt responsible bidder, or the person to whom th** contract may be awarded. The responsibility of the guarantors must be shown by the official certificate of the clerk of the nearest District Court, or of the United Statee District Attoruev. Bonds in a snm equal to the amount of the con tract, sigred by the contractor and both of his tfnurantors, will be reqnired of the successful bid der #r bidders upon signing the contract. FORM OF GUARANTEE. We, the undersigned, residents of ?t?, in the county of . and State of , herob'y, jointly and severally, covenant with the United States, and guarantee in case the foregoing bid of accepted, that be or they will at once execute the contract for the same with good and sufficient sure ties, in a sum equal to the amount of the contract, to furnish the articles proposed in conformity to the terms of the advertisement, dated July 1. lHirl,"under which the bid was made; and, in case the said shall fail to enter into a contract as aforesaid, we guarantee to make good the difference between the offer of the said and the next lowest responsible bidder, or the person to whom the contract may be awarded. {Given r.nder our hands and seals this day of , ISfr?. Witness: fSeal.l 1 Seal. I To this guarantee must be appended the official certificate above mentioned. Upon the award being made, successful bidders will be notified, and furnished with forms of con tract, and bond. The Department reserves the right to reject any or all bias if not deemed satisfactory. Proposals will be addressed to " Brigadier Gen eral George D. Ramsay, Chief of Ordnance, Wash ington, D. C.," and will be endorsed " Proposals for Lead." GEORGE D. RAMSAY. jy 2-dtd Brie. Gen., Chief of Ordnance. G . fBABOlB MCHUK ) [PXAHOI9. MOHOS. MOHUN A SON, Buoobsbom to J. T. Lbkmar, LUMBER DEALERS, Cma?, Bitvem 1SU mnd iMk Struts. Washington, p. 0. The undersigned having ftuehaaod the Lumber Yard of Er Jno. T. Lenman, are now prepared to famish Lumber ef aS kinds at the market ratea, They desire to oall attention to their large stock which consists In part of the following kinds; About 100,000 feet Walnut, all tkloknesses, 100,000 feet X Poplar, prim* ,t 100.000 " Oak and Ask, various sises, 1,000,000 feet Scantling and Joist, all length* 1,000,000 " White Pine Oullings, 100,000 " " Flooring, Also, * large anantitr of all other klndsof Lumber mh 18 ^ MOHUH It BON. BAVIL ROOF8I 8RAYSL ROOFSII H.O WILSON tc 00,, successors to J. t. Walker & Bon, Washington, D. 0. manufacturers of IM PBOYKD FIRE and WATERPROOF FELT, CE MENT and GRAY EL ROOF*. Office?161 22d street, below Pa. avenue. Orders may be lert at office Mutual Insurance Company, 7th street and Louisiana avenue, or address to Post Office Box 534. All work executed promptly and on the mowt reasonable terms, and warranted. Repairs made promptly. 1 mh ll-Sm* TRIE8EMAR-Protected by Royal Letters Pat ent of Jfcnglaad, and secured by the seals of the Xcole de Pharmacia de Paris, and the Imperial College of Medieine, Vienna. Triesmar No. 1 is the effectual remedy for Relax ation. Spermatorrhoea,and Exhaustion of the Sys tem. Triesmar No. 2 has entirely superseded tbs nanseousu<^e of Copavia, Cubebs, Sc.c. Triesmar No. 3 is the infallible remedy for all Impurities and Bccondary Symptoms, thus obviating the use of mercury and allother deleterious ingredients.. Each preparation is in the form of a most agree able Lonecge. Secured from effects of climate and changes of atmosphere, in tin eases, at $3 each, or four ?3 case* jn one for and in *27 cases, thus aavint Divided in separate doses as adminis Yalpeau, Paliemande, Ronx, Ac., &c. Wholesale and retail by Dr. BARROW, No. l'?M Blebtker street, New York. To be had also of 8. 0. FORD, No. 9y0 Pa ave. corner llth street. mar#-3m* p A P M R H A N G I N G>. '' I would most respectfully inform asp customers and the publie in general that I am now reoeiviug my spring stock ef American and French PAPER HANGINGS, consisting of the finest French Gilt herffan'd'haHsf?f P*jr'ori' fining rooms, cham 1 am also in receipt of a large assortment of Gilt Oornice, Gilt Window Shades and Pioture Oord and Tassels. All persons wishing to purchase will do well to look for themselves before buying elsewhere, as I have the largest assortment of the above goods in theetty -JOHN ALEXANDER, wy?-eo2m [Intel.) Ko.'J40 Pa. avenue. PROPOSALS. i. ? ROrOf<ALS FOR WOOD. Chief Qu.ittermasler .< OJtrr, Waskintion DtPOiA Washington, July 8,1WI. J Pealed Proposals for the d?!:very. at this depot of five thousand (?,?*?) cords of 0?k Wood will be received a? this office until M<JN L> AY. July 26, ISM, at 12 o'clock m. The wood to be hard, sound and merchantable Oak Wood, four (4) feet loag, and split to the or dinary site of eord wood The wood to be delivered at s'ich points near tha Baltimore and Ohio railroad, or Oo??rnn?iit wharvea in thiaeity. a# the Di pot Quarteraa*ter shaH d ire?t, corded in rank s four (4) feet high j de livery rot bi'iug considered complete until ao corded, mP!<sv.ren and inspected. An inspector will be designated on the part of the Government to inspect and measure the wood, and such af does not conform to the above speol tications will be rejected. Two thousand five hundred (1500) cords to bo delivered on or before the i?t day of October, l."W4, and two thousand five hundred (2,V?>cords to be delivered on or before the 1-t day of Novem b""W PROPOSALS The price most he written out in words oo tho bid. as must also the lull name and po?t office ad dress of the bidder. Proposals from disloyal parties will not be con sidered, and an oath of allegiance niustacconopany each proposition. Proposals must he addressed to "Brigadier Gen eral D, If. RUCKER. Chief Quartnrme-ter, Depot of Washington, I). C.." and should be plainly marked "Proposals for Wood " The bidder will l>e required to accompany Ma proposition with a guaranty signed by two reapofl Mble persons, that in case his bid be accepted. ho will at once execute the contract for the same, wita good arid sufficient sureties in a sum equal to tho amount of the contract, to deliver the articlei pro posed juconformity with the terms of this adver tisement: and In case the said bidder should fail to enter into the contract, they t > make good the dlf ference between the offer of said bidder and the next lowest responsible bidder, or the person to whom the contrsct may be awarded. The responsibility of the guarantor* matt bo shown hv the official certificate of the clerk of tho nearest District Court, orof tlie Lnlted 8ta.es DiiS Bonds in a snni ennsl to the amount tract, signed !>> the contractor and both of hi* guarantors will be r,-quired of the succc.-si-il Bit" ders upon sitcniuc the contract FORM <?F GUARANTEE. We. the undersigned, residents ot ?T-?."? tJ? county of . and Stat- vf ??. he rob- Jointly and severally, covenant with the T nifed ? tates, and guarantee, in cs*<5 the foregoing Mfl or ? be accepted, that he or they will at once exe cute the contract tor the Sau.e, with good and sufficient sureties, in a sum equal to the amount of the contract, to furnish the articles proposed, in conformity to the termB of the advertisement, dated Jury 5, 1**4, under which th<? bid was made, and in case the said ? shall fail to enter into a contrsct as aforesaid, we guarantee to make good the difference between tho offer of the said anikthe next lowest responsible bidder.or the per son to whom ihc contract may be awarded. \ Given under our hands and seals i thix day of , 186?. Witness: |g?}.j To this guarantee must be appended the official' certificate abnysmentioned. The right to reiect any or all bids that may bo deemed too high is reserved by the Dep'>t Quarter master. D n. RUCKEB. Brigadier General and Chief Quartermaster, }y 6 td Depot of Washington. PROPOSALS f 0R IORAQI. Chikp Q0A*T?nMi8T?a-R Orrioa, I Wabhikotos Dbpot, Dee. 8,1863. \ Sealed Proposals are invited by the undersigned for supplying the U. S. Quartermaster*# De Sartment, at Washington, D. C., Baltimore. Md.. lexandria, and Fort Monroe. Va., or either of these places, with Hay, Corn, Oats and Straw. Bids will be rrceived for the delivery of S,fln& bushels of corn or oats and to ton* of hay or itrav, and upwards. Didders must state at which of the abov#-named points they propose to make deliveries, and tho rates at which they will make deliveries thereat, the quanWty ?f each article proposed to be deliv ered, the time when said deliveries shall bo ook* mencea, and when to be completed. The price must be written out in words on tha Ids . Corn to be tip In good stout aaeka, of about two bushels each. Oats in like sacks of about thro* Dushels each. The sacks to be furnished withoa* extra charge to the Govenment. The hay and atraw to be securely baled. The particular kind or description of oat?, corn, hay or straw proposed to be delivered most bo stated in the.prwposala. All the articles offered under the bids herein In vited will be subject to a rigid inspection by tha Government Inspector before loin* accepted. Contracts will be awarded from time to time to the lowest responsible bidder, as the interest of the Government-may require and payment will bo made when the whole amont contracted for sbali have been'-slivered and accepted. The bidaer will be required to acoompany hit proposals with a guaranty, signed by two respon sible persons that in case his bid is accepted he or they wiH, within ten days thereafter, execute tho contract for the same, with good and sufflcienV sureties in a sum equal to the amoant of the eon tract, to deliver the forage proposed in conformity with the terms of this advertisment; and in eaao the aaid bidder should fail to enter into the eon tract, they to make good the difference between the offer of ?ai< bidder and the next lowest respon sible biddt , or the person to whom the eon tract may be awarded. .... . . . The responsibility of the guarantors mast bo shown by the official certificate of a D. 8. District Attorney, Collector of Customs or en v other office* tinder the United States Government or responsi ble person known to this office ..... . AH bidders will be duly notified of the accept ance or rejection of their proposals. The full name and P.O.. address of each bidder must be legibly written in.the proposal Proposals must be addressed to Brig. Gen. D. 11. Rucker. Cb>er L-epot Quartermaster, Washiagton, D.C..and should be plainly marked Proposal* f> Howledu a sum equal to the amount of the con tract, signed by the contractor and both of ai? guarantors, will be required of the successful bid der or bidders upori si?mng thecontract Black forms of Uds. ?uarartv>os. and bonds,mar be obtained upon application at this ufflee. FORM OF PROPOSAL. (Town, County and Stste* (Date) I, the subscriber, do hereby propose to furnish and tfoliver to *he United States, at the Quarter master's Fipartment at , agreeably to tha terms of your advertisement inviting proposal# for forage, dated Washington Depot, Dec. ft, 1863? the following articles, viz : bushels of Com. in sacks, at per bushel of &> pounds bushels of Oats, in saeks, at per bushel of 32 pounds tons of Baled Ha*, at P*r ton of 1,090 pounds tons of Baled Straw, at per ton of J,000 Delivery to commence on or before the day Of , and to be completed on or before tho day of- , 186?. and pledge myself to enter into a written contract with the United Statea, with good and approved securities, within tho space often days after bein# notified that mjbid li&s icc6pt6d, ^ our obedient Berv&nt, Brigadier General D H Rocksk. General Depot Quartermaster, Washington, D. Cif, GUARANTY. We, in#*undersigneil. residents of , in tha County of , and State of , hereby, Jointly and severally, covenant with the United States, and guarantee in case the foregoing bid of be accepted, that he or they will, within ten day# after the acceptance of said hid. execute the con tract for the same with good and sufficient suro^i ties, in a sum equal to the amount of the contract* to furnish the forage proposed in conformity to the terms of advertisement dated Decembers, 186S, under which the bid was made, and, in caae tha paid shall fail to enter Into a contract aa aforesaid, we guarantee to make good the differ ence between the offer by said and the next lowest responsible bidder, or the person to whom the contract may be awarded. Given under our hands and seals this ?- d*y of" ?liai I hereby certify that, to the best of my haowl edge and beliaf, thv above-named guarantors are good and sufficient as sureties for the amount foi which they offer to be security. ? To be certified by the Un.ted States District At torney. Collector of Customs, or any other officer under the United States Government, or raspoa alble person known to this office^ RUCK]t^ dec 9 tf Brigadier General and Q. ML J>ROPOSALS FOR FUEL. The undersigned will receive sealed proposals until Wednesday, the ljth day of July, ?}?, for One hundred (lw) tons of best quality White Ash* Coal, egg sise. The Coal must be clear of dust and fVee from alate, 224U lbs to the ton. Sixty (fiO) cords of the beat Oak Wotid; aud Twentyl 20) cords best quality of Pine ... . All of trie above to be delivered, weighed anil measured at the Asylum^y theji^nkWM AN*' 1 JOHN McDEVITT, ' ? ' WM gLATKR, }e 24-td Commissioneyn Washington Asylum-. CUIKF QUARTKRMASTIU,8 OFFICK, ) DBfOBTOP WA3HI??T0H,> WajAt'afJcm, V. C.. January 4,1364. 1 All dealers in Drugs. Hardware, Lumber, Leather, Office Furniture, Harness, and Saddlery aw> ra quested to send to this office, on MONDA* w#aafc week, a sealed proposal or list, '* ' articles they are prepared to furnirfi Uahttu#?ot^at short notice, with the price of ^each marllea iin plain figuroa, so that, in cawjthe be ohuKsS require it, the article or artieles can M obtained without delay, and at the lowest p i ? . . MU.1CA1 15, W,. All dealerdluthls city and Oeoriretown.wheWisU ?? ??il to the Sledical Pupating Department, are reoueited to M^i te this office, on the MON DAV of Ii?h week, a sealed list of the articles they may be rrerarfd to furnish, at ahort notice, with Uo price of each attached to je 15-tf Sura. U. 8. A., Medical Purveyor. OUT IN THE WORLD. By T. 3. Arthur, f 1.50 A Woman's Philosophy of Woman, 91.50 A Life for a Life. By Miss Muloch, $1.5) Hurley. ByCnrrerBell, Villette ByCurrer Bell. *1*0 _ ^ John Halifax. By Miss Muloch,ft.50 Tho Bridal Eve. By Mrs. Bouthworth,*!?*> Be1ft?aciiace.*l.80 the Mississippi Bubble, $1.55 . Parton's Life af Fraaklin. Two Vols ,?5 Family Pride, f 1 SO ff omen in Biach, 91 *50 _ . v >ei8 RANCH TAYJWft.

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