Newspaper of Evening Star, July 10, 1864, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated July 10, 1864 Page 1
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V?L-. XXIV. WASHINGTON, D. C., SUNDAY, JULY 10, 1864. N-. 3,546. AUCTION SALES. FCTCRE DAY*. V 7NITED STATES MARSHAL'S SALE OP CON FI8CATED PBOPERTY IN THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF VIRGINIA. . By virtue of fifty writs of venditioni exponas mrued from the Clark's Office of the U. 9. District Court for the above District, and to me directed. I will offer at public sale, for cash, to the highest bidder, commencing at 10 o'clock a m.. on TuI3 D A T, the 19th dayof July, 1IW4. at the Court Hou?? 4 oor, (Part front Port Office Building,) Alexandria, Va., all the right, title, interest and estate of the parties named below in and to the following de scribed real and personal property, to- wit: IN PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY. WILLIAM SELICMAN'S-The "Swan P?t'> about 140 acres, one mile east of Oecoijb^. Tne "Louisiana Kentucky'' farm; about 25*'acres, ialf a mile southwnst of Occoquan. House and Lot in Occoquan. JOHN H. HAM MILL'S?Home and lot in Omo fiu. Yaeantlotin Occoouan. JOHN W. FAIRFAX'S? Freestone Point farm and fivhery; ow acrt-s on the Potomac river, near #?eoquan Creek. IN FAIRFAX COUNTY. ARTHUR HERRKRT'S?Farm; about 60 acre#, F?'rfai Seminary grounds. SAMLEL COOPKR'S? Farm: about 20 acres, about one mil* west of Alexandria R-.C. MASON'S?Farm; about acres, and tract adwunmg of about l<*i acres, in all ?XK) a?res, more ?rjess, about three and a half miles south of Alex andria. FRENCH FORREST'S?"Clermont Plantation;" Sil?S west of Alexandria; large farm. GEORGE K. WITMER'8?Farm; 4rt acres and 38 ?*les. about 2 miles west of Alexandria. Ten acres. 2 roods. 25 pole*, a'ljoining above; on ?ne of these tracts there is a large, handsome new ? welling-house. W. 8. KEMPER'S?"Clifton" f?rm; about 2)4 ?ilea aouth of Alexandria; large farm. SAMUEL R, JOHNSTON'S? West Grove farm; ?bout 35fiX acres, immediately aouth of Hunting Creek. W. G. CAZENOVE S?Farm; about 177rf acres, together with the tract adjoining, formerly be longing to Whiting A Lee, 2 miles west of Alex andria. Farm; about 84 acres, about 2 miles west of Alex andria WILMER D. CORSE'S?Farm; about 117 acres, about 8 miles west of Alexandria. GEORGE n. PADGETT'S?Four acres, 2 pole* ?f land immediately west of Alexandria. Lot on Little River Turnpike, east of toll-gate; ?6 feet front, 188 feet deep, more or less. Seven acres of land on turnpike leading west from Alexandria, JOSEPH BRUIN'S?House and lot at West End, suburb of Alexandria. Lot at West End; 110 feet 6 inches in front, and in depth 228 feet 1 inch. RICHARD L. R?CH FORD'S?House and lot of 20 acres and 102 poles at West End. House and lot at West End occupied by John Klein as a " Brewery, Ac." Farm of 44 acres, more or less, six miles from Al exandria on the L^-esburg road. MURRY MASON'S?Oh.'stnut Hill farm; about 292 acres. about three miles south of Alexandria. IN ALEXANDRIA CITY. GEORGE K. WITMER'S and DENNIS R. "BLACK I.OCK'8?Lots No. 5, 6,7,8 and 9, on east *ide of Fairfax street, between Jefferson and Franklin streets; each lot 20 feet front, 123 feet 3 inches deep. WILLIAM N. McVJIGH and WILLIAM H. FOWLE"S?Three story brick house on Royal street; 50 feet north of King;l? feet front, fin feet deep. WILLIAM H. FOWLS'??Lot southwest corner ?>f Prince and Paynn streets; 123 feet 5 inehes on Prince street, 1-43 feet 7 inches on Fayn?. Loteast side of Henry street, 139 feet north of "Wolfe "treot; 13 ft-et front. I *' feet deep. ARTHUR HERBERT'8-Lots Nos. 2. to 10 in clusive,on south side of Madison street, between Columbus and Alfred streets; the whole about 223 feet S i?rh?-s in front, and ion feet deep. MONTGOMERY D. CORSE'S-Lot on north side *>f King street, between Royal and Pitt streets;26 feet front, 85 feet deep. DAVID FUNSTEN'S?8acre?,3 rods and 2"poles on Washington road. JAMES C. NEVETT S-Lot north side of Duke, between Pitt and St. Asaph streets; about 23 feet front and R.1 feet deep. WILLIAM WHALEY'8?Lot on Queen street. 110 teet from the corner of Henry street; 40 feet 10 inches in front, loo feet deep. Lot southwest corner of Qneen and PatTick st?.; 75 feet on Queen, luQ feet on Patri'-k streets. JOHN L. PASCOE and EDWARD SANGSTER'8 ?Quarter square, southeast eorner of Prince and West streets. JAMES H. McLEAN'S?Lot southeast corner of Cameron and Fayette streets; 60 feet on Cameron street, llifl feet on Fayette street. JAMES II REID'S?Quarter square, southwest corner of Wolf and Alfred streets, with buildings thereon Lot N W. corner Wilkes and Alfred streets; 123 feet 5inches on Wilkes, 126 feet 7 inches on Alfred, more or less, with buildings thereon. LAWRENCE B. TAYLOR'S?Houte and lot; No. *4 Pr ince street. DANIEL F. HOOE'S? Forty-eight shares of the stock of the Alexandria Water Company. R n DULANRY'S-^-One hundred and thirty-five shares of the stock of the Fire Insurance Company of Alexandria. W. G. CAZENOVE'8-Twenty shares of Alexan dria Corporation stock. Dr. ORLANDO FAIRFAX'S?Eighty-seven fchares of Alexandria Corporation stock. RAYMOND FAIRFAX S?Twenty-two shares of Alexandria Corporation stock. ALBERT FAIRFAX'8?Seven shares of Alexan dria Corporation stock. EDWARD S. HUTCHINSON'S?Household fur niture. Dr M M. LEWIS'?Household furniture. ROBERT E. LEE'S?Household furniture. W. N. it J. H. MCVEIGH'S?House and lot on Cameron street; at present occupied by George W. Davis. The furniture will be sold at such places as may be convenient; said places will be announced at the Court House door. All purchasers must pay ten p?r cent, of the amount or their bid as soon as struck off. or the prnpertywill be resold at once. JOHN UNDERWOOD. U. 8. Marshal Je 28 50d Eastern District of Virginia, gY J. C. MoGUIRE Sl CO., Auctioneers. PEREMPTORY SALeT)F BRICK HOUSE AND LOT ON NORTH C STREET. BETWEEN 11TH AND 12TH STREETS WEST. On WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, July 13, at 6,'. ?i'clock, on the premises, we shall ?eil part of Lot No. 2, in Square No. 323. fronting 17 feet .'?? inch on north C street, between 11th and 12th streets west, and improved by a three story brick dwelling house, (No. 26*.) containing eight ni&a rooms, with passage and porches back and front. Terms : One-half cash; the remainder in C and 12 month*, with interest, secured by a deed of trust ?n the premises. Immediate possession given. C< st of con veyancing and stamps to be paid by the purchaser. )e ?9 d J. C. McGUIRE tc CO., Amts. B Y JAS. C. McGUIRE Sc. CO., Auctioneers. POSITIVE AND UNRESERVED SALE OF NINE SMALL DWELLING HOUSES. On WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON, July 13th, at 6 o'clock, on the premises, commencing with the first named, we shall Mil part of Lot 23, square 512, on Fourth street west, between N and O streets north, improved by two small Brick Dwelling Houses, four rGoms each. Immediately after, we shall sell part of Lot No. 3, square 449, fronting on the 3" foot alley between L and M streets north, and 6th and 7th streets west, improved by five small Brick and two Frame Dwelling Houses. Te?ms : One-half cash;the balance in six months, with interest, secured by deed of trust on the premises. Conveyances at the cost of the purchaser. Jy 2-d [Rep] J. C. McGUIRE ACQ., AuctS. B Y J, C. MoGUIRE 4 CO., Auctioneers, HOUSE AND LOT ON NORTH E 8TRBET BE TWEEN 19TH AND 20TH STREETS WEST. On MONDAY AFTERNOON, July 18th, at 6}<i o'clock, on the premises, by virtue of a decree of the Orphans' Court, dated June 21st. 18r?4, confirmed by the Supreme Court, July 5th, 1864, I shall sell, j>art of Lot No. 2, in Square No. 122, fronting about 30 feet on north E street, between 19th and 20th streets, and running ba^k 97 feetn^ inches, togeth er with the improvements consisting of a two'rtory Frame Dwelling House, (No. 214,) containing four rooms. Terms ra?h. Cost of conveyance to be paid by the purchaser. M. F. NORRTS. Guardian. _}y 6 d J.C. McGUIRE k CO .Aacts. UCTION SALE OF CONDEMNED ANIMALS. Was Dspartm wt, c a*alrt Bursa t\ A RTsnr CuriuT Bdiiiv, I Qffict of Chit/ Qmtttrmastm, > Va^hint!on, D.C., July 7, 18&4.1 Wa^ hint ton. Will be sold at Publie Auction, to the highest bidder, on THURSDAY, July 14,1864, at Giesboro Depot near Washington, D. C., beginning at 10 ? clock a. m , TWO HUNDRED CAVALRY HORSES. These horses have been condemned as unfit for the cavalry service ?f the army. For road and farming purposes, many good bar gains may be had. Horses nold singly. Terms cash, in United 8tates currency. JAME8 A EKIN, Lt. Col. and Chief Quartremaster, Yf 8-dtd Cavalry Bureau. A UCTION SALE OF CONDEMNED HORSES. j Was Department, Cavalry Bureau, OJitt af CkuJQuartermasUr, v;il. , Wassiictoh, O. C.. July 4,1864. ? -.?k!1 *!*cW at PUBLIC. AUCTION, to the high * the times and places named below, Lebanon, Penn.yiTania, THURSDAY, July 14th, ^Steading, Penniyiv?nit? THURSDAY. July 21st, Pennsylvania THURSDAY, July 28th. I8M. . ' Altoona, Pennsylvania, THURSDAY, August Oh, 1864. Williams port, Pennsylvania, THURSDAY. Au gnst 11th. 1H64. TWO HUNDRED <3001 CAVALRY HORSES at each place. These horses have been condemned as unfit for the Cavalry service of the Army. For road and farm purposes many good bargains ?ay be had. . Horses sold singly. Terms. Cas.h incited ^TkiN, Lieut. Col, and Chief QuartermAster, jy < td Cavalry Burean. J^ALEOF CONDEMNED HORSES AND MULE8. Chit/ QumttrmmsttrU QgUs, Dtp# Washington,I v Wa?hi?Ktm, D. C., June 26,1?4. I Will be sold at public auction, at the Corrals, m?ar the Ohje'^tory, in the city of Washington, W1DNMDAY. July jo. MM, a lot of j horses And mules, condemned as unfit for publie servioe Terme: Cash i? Government funds. ..? Brig 9?n, and Chief Quartermaster, ? ?rt Depot of WaskiBctfs. PERSONAL. o NLY FIFTEEN WEEKS IN AMERICA. DR. BECHTINGER, formerly Surgeon in charge in the Austrian and Ttaiian army, oe eupied himself with the treatment of all kind* of dieeaaes. Particular attention giv*n to Female Diseases and Private Diseases. Besides the knowl edge of three old languages, he converses in En*, linn, French, Italian. German, and Spanish lan guages. Bis Imperial Commissions and his Diplo mas from the most^elebrated university of Europe hang in his office, Pennsylvania avenue. 508. Dr. BechtingerU very much encouragedto have during this very short time the patronage of the public of Washington, as. among many others not pub lished, tne following certificates may be attested : " This is to certify that I have been troubled for the last three years with a chronic disease, resist ing all medical treatment, and which through the ' aid of Dr. Bechtinger; I have been perfectly cured. "Washington city, 1st June. 18>j4. G. DONE.'' '* Your treatment of my involuntary discharge, and your success in it, recommend you very high ly. T. L. SMITH" What German newspaper, (Weker Columbia,) ?ays: " After a long sickness my poor ehild became dropsical, in which time I call to you. dear sir, and you saved him. HASCON & R. B street. No 298." "I had tried all specifics, without any effect, against the chrenic lung disease of my eldest son, until under your treatment he improved "Maryland av., 12th st. MCLLER Painter." All these and many other very difficult cures have been made by Dr. B. in the above specified time. Regular office hours from 9 to 11 a. m., and 4 to 6 p.m. For the poor and unfortunate posi tively only from 11 to 12. Medicines without charge. Pennsylvania avenue, near 3d street, No. 308. jy 5-lm* Beware of impostors im?Dr.LEON. for many years a successful practitioner in New York, has opened < for r few weeks) an office No. 414 Penn'a avenue, between and 6th streets, where ihoRe atllicted (either male or female) with diseases of Private nature may consult him. No charge made if he fatls to cure. Persons at a dis tance can be treated by addressing by mail. jy j-i m* DOCTOR JONES, No. 410 Thirteenth street west, between G and H, insures success in all FEMALE COMPAINTS. Consultationserclnsive ly with ladies. Hours i) a. in. to 5 p. in. jt?29-1in* DR. J. H. THOMPSON AS Removed trom No. 87 4 north F to 318 H street, one door west of 7th st. Office hours, 10 to 12 a. m.; 2 to 5 p. m. jeZI-lm* 1V0 CURE, NO PAY !-Go to Dr. BR0THER8 A GRAY and be cured. They have given their particular attention to the treatment and cure of all forms of "Disease," particularly that of a private character, for twenty years. This is the oldest established Botanic Medical Office in the District, and have saved thousands from a.dig Kaceful and horrible death. How important it is, en, for those unfortunates who have brought disease upon themselves, to be cured before it is too late; thus preventing exposure of themselves and family. . _ , , Office and residence 179 south B street, Island, opposite Smithsonian. je 9 In* /"V CERYT?Who has the largest assortment of vi pattern for Stamping ? Wno is the only prac tical person that Stamps? Who has the largest cumber of hands at Embroidery? Who has the finest stock of Embroideries, Braids, See., and who is the only person in the District that does Fluting for la4iesdrpesees?^ ^ f gTKEET ^ where ladies can select from 25,<**? choice patterns for any kind of work, and where they can get ANY PATTERN stamped. Having stamped for 80,nnn ladies ia?roof that be knows bis business. Ladies who do not want their goods spoiled, but stamped as they should be, go to the only person in the city Wh? Vl^TINgTFLUTINGt FLUTING! The only mar hi tit in town now in operation. Fluting done as good as in new York or elsewhere. myS-tf ^"381 F street.opposite Patent Offiee. H SPRING DEBILITY! LANGUOR, LASSITUDE. aid that LOW STAT* OF TH1 SYSTEM Peculiar to the 8PRING TIME OF YEAR, are immediately relieved by the PERUVIAN SYRUP, Or Protected Solution of PROTOXIDE OP IRON. THE PERUVIAN SYRl'P supplies the blood with its vital principle, or LIFE ELEMENT, IRON, Infusing 8trb*gth Vigor and Nbw Lir*intoal parts of the system. . ? One of the most Distinguished Jurists in New England writes to a friend as follows : ? I h?Tetried th? PERUVIAN[.BYBOP, and the vaanit fullv sustains your prediction. It has made r.FWMANof me; Infused into my system new ? igorand energy; I am no longer tremulous and debilitated as when you last saw me. but stronger, heartier, and with larger capacity for labor, men tal and physical, than at any time the last five years.'' An eminent Divine of Boston says: " I have been u?ing the PBRU\ IAN SYRUP for ?ome time past; it gives me KRw vigor, bsoyasct Of SPTRIT8. BI-ASTIGITT Of tr^.Ko m COUGHS! COLDS! CONSUMPTION! WISTAR'S BALSAM OF WILD CHERRY OBB 49 THB OLDBST 1KD MOST RbLJABLB RIMS* dibs in tub World for Covths, Colds, Whooping Couth, Bronthitis, Diffi culty oj Breathing, Aslnma, Hoarstmss, Sort Throat, Croup, and eeery Aftction of THE THROAT, LUNGS AND CHEST. Wistar's Balsam of Wild Cherry does not Dry up a Cough and leave the seeds of Consumption in the ?vstem. but loosens it, and cleanses the Lungs of Nime genuine unless signed "I. BUTTS," on the wrapper. REDDING'S RUSSIA SAJLVE !! A REAL PAIN EXTRACTOR. FORTY Y B A R 8' EXPER ENCE Has fully established the superiority of this Salve over all other healing remedies. It reduces the most aagry looking 8wellings andlnflamations as if by Magic; healf Old Sores, Woonds, Burbs, Scalds, &.c., in a surprisingly short time. Only 25 ants a Box. The above are oId and well established Remedies. For Sale by J. P. DiBPHORB, 491 Broadway, New York, B.'W. Fowl* A Co., 18 Tremont st.. Boston. na nrn anr) hv all IlFll BfflUT % B.'W. Fowl* & VO., is rremoui si., oosion, my 28 SAWSm and by all Druggists. | FURNITURE. 1 CARPETS 1 CARPETS 1 , OIL CLOTHS, 'MATTINGS, MATTINGS. The Cheapest 8tore in the District to furnish your house complete is 369 SEVENTH STRBBT, Between I and K Street*, where yon can get everything in the HOUSE FURNISHING LINB, sueh as FURNITURE CARP S, CLOTHS, MATTINGS, COTTAGE StnjTBgfco BAT REFRIGERATORS, WATER COOLERS. BOLSTERS AND PILLOWS, MATTRESSES, BLANKIT9| &<5.,&Ci ?ST Terms, Cash. A discount of 10 percent, allowed on all billa Of ISO and upwards. -p0jjTZ A GRIFFITH, 369 7th street, bet. I and K st*., je 30-6t Sign of the High Awning. JAMES THARPijALKB 1W 9 TOBACCO. CIGAR8, PIPES^e.,. ^ ^ 308 9th st., above Pa. ave.,east side, Washington. Thrattention of sutlers and purchasers general ly is called to his stock, which will be found to? ?mliruii k great variety of every article in his Hne of busin'ess. He would take this occasion to return his thanks to the Washington public for tha patronage heretofore extended to him. Je22 lm CASH, - - u www o,ANDBLIND8. Receiving constantly a choice article of SASH, DOORS. AND BLINDS, of Boston Manufactory,of superior style and workmanship, which we are er f*We*re?vectl^fllyeinvite builders and others to call ?M 8TBWi?T. i. HEIBERGER, 8UCCBB80* TO H. F. LOUDON A CO., - ? AMUSEMENTS. CANTERBURY HALL. MT78IO \CANTERBURY HALL,) AND HAL L fCANTERBURY HALL,I THEATER LOCIBIAIA ATMUS, Nt*r Cbmit of Sixth Strut, Rtar of National Mftropolitan Hauls. Bioisb L mk ? ? . . . Proprietor W. E. CA*AYlceH?.? 8U|tHmu?, COMMENCEMENT OF THE COMMENCEMENT OP THE COMMENCEMENT OF TUB COMMENCEMENT OF THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE REGULAR SUMMER SEA80N REGULAR SUMMER SEASON REGULAR SUMMER SEASON REGULAR SUMMER SEASON REGULAR SUMMER SEASON NEW NEW NEW NEW NSW FRESn FRESH FRESH FRESH FRESH INCREASED INCREASED INCREASED INCREASED INCREASED STARS I STARS ! STARS ! STARS ! STARS! TALENT! TALENT! TALENT j TALENT f TALENT! ATTRACTION t ATTRACTION ? ATTRACTION I ATTRANTION ' ATTRACTION > ANNOUNCEMENT EXTRAORDINARY! ! ANNOUNCEMENT EXTRAORDINARY ! t ANNIUNCEMENT EXTRAORDINARY ! I ANNOUNCEMENT EXTRAORDINARY ! ! ANNOUNCEMENT EXTRAORDINARY ! I SPIRITUALISM OUT DONE! And the Spiritualistic frauds of the DAVENPORT BROTHERS Eclipsed by the young and talented ST. GEORGE SISTERS! THE WONDER Of MODERN TIMES Grand Drawing Room Seance* of the celebrated ST. GEORGE SISTERS, tIMILIK and KATE.) who will introduce the Jar-fained SPIRITUAL FRAUD OF THE MYSTERIOUS CABINET, in which the unaccountable manifestation# of the so called SPIRIT HANDS AND ARMS, RINGING OK BELLS. RATTLING AND FLIGHT OK MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS, AND MYSTIC AP PARATUS Will by performed, claimed by the DAVENPORT BROTHERS to be performed by SPIRITUALISM, but will, on this occasion be done without the aid of the SPIRITS. The ST. GEORGE SISTERS Will do, outdo, and undo the DAVENPORT BROTHERS. That i?, tbf-y will perform theSAME KEAT, with MORE NOVELTIES, in QUICKER TIME, than it has ever been done before, including the BIND ING WITH ROPES by a Committee, and IN feTANT UNLOOSING, etc. THE CABINET WILL BF RAISED FROM THE STAGE, and can he examined in apy wny to be certain there it NO HIDDEN MECHANICAL OK PHYSICAL FORCES aooutit. This feat is without a d?>ubt one of the nwt PERFECT AND SCIENTIKIC that has ever been invented, and has BAFFLED THE CALCU LATIONS OF THE WISEST wherever it has been introduced. THE MYSTERIOUS DISPLAYS AND INCOM PREHENSIBLE DEMONSTRATIONS IN SPIRITUALISM 1 Made in tha presence of the^e Young Ladies, hare been pronounced by the Press of N?w York, Phila delphia, Bogtou, and other cities where they have exhibited, TUB MOST STARTLING PHENOMENON THE WORLD EVER WITNESSED! The exhibition!" given by these celebrated Sis ters, arc conceded by all to be EAR MORE MYSTERIOUS Than those of the renowned DAVENPORT BR0THER8, as their experiments are made entirely WITHOUT THE AID OF APPARTUS, AND WITniN THE SIGHT OF ALL. Thereby asrarin g the most skeptical of their fair ness in every particular. Their wonderful per formance, however, MUST BE SEEN TO BE APPRECIATED, First appearance of JOHNNY REDDEN1 The great Bong and Dance Man. Also,of MR. GEORGE ROBERTS! The celebrated Maitrt de BaHei. Second week of the highly saecessfnl Local Drama, the BUSHWHACKERS OF THE POTOMAC! BUSHWHACKERS OF THE POTOMAC! BUSHWHACKERS OF THE POTOMAC! BUSHWHACKERS OF THE POTOMAC! BUSHWHACKERS O* THE POTOMAC1 Pronounced by all who have witnessed it THE BEST SENSATION DRAMA Ever produced in Washington. EVERY NIGHT THIS WEEK, and on SATURDAY AFTERNOON, The Great Sensation Drama, written expressly for the Canterbury, entitled the EUSHWHACKERS OF THE POTOMAC! Beau Sickman, who Lives on his Shape?^.WH Williams Mark Branton, Chief of the Bushwhackers-^-*. J DeForrest Jim Braxley, One of his Gang J J Dougherty Lieut. Cempton, U. 8. A ? ?Billy West Tim Fagan, the Swampoodle Game Cock W B Cavanagh Peter McGafRn?? f Break ) J Wilkinson Michael Doyle . / of / __..?W Stiles Charley Finnegan.. 1 Day ,? T Burges Murphy,the Piper.. I Boys. J. ..P Thomas Moll Dolan,aBuxom Young Oraytnre. .J Mulligan Mrs McLaughlin, a Sporting Widow. .Miss Porter Peggy McCarthy,a Girl from Home. .Miss Wesner Florence Eicketts, a Dashing Belle. .Miss Gardner Miss Georgey Simpson..? Miss Maggi Wilson MrB Mark Branton, a Union Lady. .Miss M Gardner Lncy Gilmore, her Sister. ? Miss Viola Black Sal, Genuine Mahogany.. Mi as Mary Young Blind Eyed 8ain? J RnrkwharkBr* t -???J Ralman 8mokeyJake ? J nc*w *c ery {.....SLindsey Spirit of Washington-?. . ? W Stevens Goddess of Liberty.? ? ? ?? .H Waife Roberts, the Union Picket? F Swaggart Bushwhackers, Pickets, Union 8oldiers, Ac., by tha Auxiliaries. FAMILY MATINEE EVERY SATURDAY AFTERNOON AT TWO O'CLOCK. Ladies 31 casta; Chiltraa IS ceatt, ? f . Aft?I?lo?~. .. ? Private Bexes, holding I 00 D?or.tTOi;t? t'elMk; fwfcr?w to nb AMUSEMENTS. pOBD'8 NEW THEATER. SUNDAY EVENING. JULY 10, 18C4. GRAND VOCAL AND INSTRUMENTAL Concert of Saored Music BT PROFESSOR WITHERS and ORCHESTRA, Assisted by the eminent native Prima Donna, MISS JULIANA MAY, The favorite Tenor Li ERR WAGNER, and otheri who have kindly volunteered. The Orchestra will be composed of FORTY MUSICIANS, of the best talent in the city, forming an ARRA Y OF TALENT such as has never before appeared jointly in Washington. The Box Sheet will be open on SATURDAY from 10 till 5 o'clock, when soatslcan be secured at the usual rates of admission, without extra charge. The Piano used on this occasion is from the cele brated firm of Steinway Sc Bon, kindly loaned for the pur pose by Mr. W. G. Metzerott. jy 8-2t (TROVER'S THEATER, f Pennsylvania ave., near Willard's Hotel. A Complimentary TESTIMONIAL BENEFIT to the Attaches of this Theater having been tendered them by their Manager, Mr. Grover. SATURDAY EVENING, July 9, has been set apart for the presentation of one of the Finest Entrrtaiaments ever given in Washington. The recipients of this esteemed courtesy are proud to )>e able to present as Sine an Array of Talent as is possible to combine in one Q rand Mam nionth Exhibition of Professional Ability. MISS SUSAN DSN IN, MR. C. B. BISHOP, and MISS JENNIE GOURLEY. Bupporte.l by the Dramatic Company, will appear in one of the moat popular Drama* of the day 8ANFORD3 OPERA TROUPE ENTIRE Have volunteered, ami will honor the occasion with one ol' their Drawing-room Entertainments complete. The far-famed GARDINER SISTERS Have tendered their services, and will render ?ome of their choicest selections ot Songs, among which will be given that beautifully touching Duett, "JUST AFTER THE BATTLE, MOTHER." Sung by them with unprecedented success. The younger sister will also appear in her World-re nowned SCOTCH DANCE, which has so lately won such great favor in this city, anil in which the most severe critics allow she has no equal. ADMISSION. Parquette and Dress Circle cents. Orchestra Chairs 75 cents. Family Circle_? 25 cents. Private Boxes. - .ft; t:<j. Doors open at 7.30. Curtain rises at3.15 precisely. Tickets for sale at the principal Hotels jy ?-2t PIO NICS, EXCURSIONS, &c. PIC-NICwill beheld at the GREIN SPRING PAVILION on TUESDAY, NEXT, 12th, by the Catholics ofi Georgetown. Coaches run from *h?I terminus of the street railway to the Grove every hour. Gentlemen's tickets, 50 cents; Ladies', 25; Children's. 10 cents. jy 9-3t A GRAND FESTIVAL, g% GIVE?? Br THE *W GERMAN CITIZENS. /Ts in aid of the funds of the WMk GERMAN RELIEF ASSOCIATION FOR SICK AND WOUNDED SOLDIERS. WEDNESDAY, JULY 13 77/, 1364 BEYER S 7TII STREET PARK, near the Boundary Line, commencing at 1 o'clock ?. m., with Speeches in English and German, inging. Music. Dancing, Gymnastic Exercises, and other entertainments. In the Evening there will be some brilliant Fireworks, to commence with the ascension of several Balloons. The Committee tv ill leave nothing undone to make this the greatest Festival ever given in Washington. The Washington and Georgetown Glee CInbS and Turner Associations are invited, and will be present. The city authorities, as well as President Lin coln and Cabinet, have been invited, atd several of them have already promised to be present. N. B. An extra number of Cars will be put on the 7th street 1 ino. TICKETS, SO CENTS each; children under 12 years, free. Tickets for the last Festival, which had to be postponed on account of the weather, are tood for this. CHAS. KLOMAN, President of the General Committee; A. 11 ART. Secretary. JOSEPH GERHARDT, Chairman of the Committee of Arrangements: jy* 3t MAX COI1NHEIM, Seeretary.J rpilE YOUNG UNITED IN THE FIELD AGAIN The Tenth grand Pic nic of the Young United Club, to be given at LOEFLER'S WASHINGTON CITY GARDEN, on MONDAY, July 11th, 1854, To erect a monument for a deceased member. Tickets 30 cts., admitting a Gentleman and La dies. jy 8-3t* J|0! FOR THE AWKWARD CLUB. Second Grand Afternoon and Evening PIC NIC or THE AWKWARD CLUB Will be given at Washington Park, 7th street, on TUESDAY, July 12, 1864. The proceeds of this Pic-Nic will be appropriated to assist in erecting the monument to be placed over th<> remains of those unfortunate females who lost their lives by the recent explosion at the Washington Arsenal. The Committee pledge themselves that nothing will be left undone to make this the Pic-Nic of the season. Commit tie of Arrangtwentt. A. W Bnsey, G. Schafer, A. II. Bishop, G. Tucker, jy 8-3t* R. King. P I C - N I C . ST. MATTHEW'S SUNDAY SCHOOL will have a PIC-NIC at WASHINGTON PARK, 7th street, on MONDAY, July 11, commencing at 10 o'clock a. m., and closing at a seasonable hour. A good Cotillon Band has been engaged for the occasion, and such arrangements have been made as will insure order and promote the comfort of visitors. Tickets of Admission, 50 cents. Children, 25 eents. Proceeds to be applied to the enlargement ahd improvement of the basement chapel. By order of the Committee jy 7 3t HURRAni-ilfORiTFt/JV.-THE KENNEBEO ASSEMBLY IN THE FIELD AGAIN. The Fourth Grand Pic Nic of the Kennebec Sx Assembly will take place at Green Spring F&viilion, on MONDAY, July 11, 1861. All dfe arrangements have been perfected to make it "the Pic Nic." Police force in attendance to preserve order. Dancing to coinmenee at 1 o'clock. Omni busses leave the corner of High and Bridge street*?, for the ground every 15 minutes. The Holy Hill Band has been engaged. Tickets 5 cents. No dis reputable characters allowed upon the ground. Committee of At ran* t men <?'. J.T.Clements, Geo. Reynolds, J.T.Shaw, W. H.Lauck, J.L. Boxall. jy6-4t* Grand picnic or TDK GERMAN BENEVOLENT SOCIETY AMD 8T. JOSEPH'S SOCIETY Will be held at Geo. Juenemann's PLEASURE GARDEN, (Capitol Hill.) Oh MONDAY, Junk 11th, 1364, for the benefit of the Orphan Asylum. Tickets Fifty Cents, for a gentleman and lady. jy 5-5t* THE COMMITTEE. I_ THE GRAND FESTIVAL N Aid of the German Relief Association for Sick and Wounded Soldiers, which was to come off on Thursday, June 30,1864, was PO^TPONEb t _ on account of the weather, and will be held! on WEDNESDAY, July 13,1861, at Beyer'sSeven! Street Park. The tickets now out will be good fpr that day. jy l-tf SFOR GLYMONT. _ ^ , TEAMER PHENIX, Captain 8tackpole. will leave foot of 7th street every SUN DAY MORNING at 10 o'clock duringj the season, for the above Summer Resort. on for A evecth partH Stack Je 20-lm C<B.DMBIA GAJ.J.N,. TRIE CONCERT EVERY NIGHT. Monday and Saturday's Concert commence at S o'cloca, with a foil Brass Band, The coolest Lager In jhe city always on hand. l? 8?lm* ; B w mPtb Rks* IiRat Bcl Aaa^.y BILLIARD TABLBS. newly which he will dispose of very lew/^^^^Ej' Inquire at the Billiard room, eornag4->^-W. "?> of 11th street tad Pennsylvania arena*. >? b-tf telegraphic news. The Rebel Raid* The Enemy Rftrfatini from Frederick, Md ?Gen. Wallace in Pnrtnit?Union Reinforcements Arriving?Order U?ued by Gen. Conch?General McCansland nt William?port?GreatDestruction of Pre ?erty m Hagerstown? They Threaten to Inrn the Town?Gen. Wallace's Sue cess. [Dispatch to the Chronicle ] Baltimore, July t*?p- m.?The most reli able information hereto-night is that the reb els have been gradually driven back from Frederick by General Wallace, whose action since his promptness in taking command in the Add has won for him great praise and un bounded confidence. The enemy was repulsed by him three times yesterday, and as many times to-day. He is still pursning, and the rebels retreating. At last accounts the rebels were near South Mountain, and believed to be making for ??Dixie." Our force, under Gen. Lew. Wallace is ample. The trains rnn to Harper's Ferry. The Northern Central trains all arrive at the depot regularly,but consternation in Cum berland Valley continues. The number of raiding rebels is estimated at 10,(XX). Some rumors say they aggregate 40,<KHt. Notwithstanding, all accounts at headquarters here are encouraging. [Despatches to the Associated Pre>s.j The Situation at Frederick. Frederick, July S - P- 1U-?There has been no fighting to-day to this time, with the excep tion of picket firing by our skirmishers, who are feeling the position of the enemy. During the night they fe'l back from the line they occupied during the fight, and are now reported to be in position in Middletown \ al ley, holding the road to Middletown and Ha gerstown, crossing the Catoctin Mountain. Two guns are mounted in the (lap, and tbe force is now estimated to be about 5,00'*. Gen"l Wallace has received reinforcements, from where and to what amount he will leave the enemy to find out for themselves: but tbey arc men who have been tried, and who know the work before them and do not shrink from its performance. Frederick to-day is not like Frederick or yes terday. Since the arrival of General Wallace and his (enforcements the appearance of the city has entirely changed. Business has been resumed, and the people seem confident that the danger is passed. Our casualties may be summed up as fol lows : Alexander's Battery.?Sergeant Charles C. Grau, wounded, 1st Potomac home brigade; J. Cunningham, wounded, 3d Potomac home bri gade; Major H. C. Rixer, C. H. Mason, J. W. Bail, J. Moblev, John O Brien, G. W. Sprin ger, J. Baker, J. W. Rice, J. A. Binney, J. Kichards, J. T. Halstead, S. Yates, J. W. Crn milson, and A. Flte, all wounded, 8th Illinois cavalry. Lieut. Gilbert, who was first reported dead, is very seriously wounded by a shot through the breast. C. Greenville, J. H. Remington, W. M. Amhay, and S. A. Carver, wounded. Very few are seriously wounded. Latest from Harrisbnrg. Harribbukg, July *.?A dispatch dated Greencaule, 3.10 p.m., states tbat nothing is known of any rebel movements Uwards Cher ry Run. , ? The rebels who were in Hagerstown this morning left on the Sbarpsburg road, after having burned the railroad engine-house, wood-house, and other property, besides strip ping all tbe boot and shoe, hat, and grocery stores. , , They spared a commission warehouse upon the citlrens raying them 81,5(H). The Citizens of Hagerstown state that Imbo den's brigade, about 1,500, had started for Mercersburg and Chambersburg yesterday, and that a portion were at Clearspring getting horses. . . No further news from that quarter has been received. Latest. Harbipburg, July a?General Couch has issued an order directing that all vehicles and borses in charge of men fleeing from supposed danger, shall be stopped, either before they reach, or at the bridge across, the Susque hanna, nntil further orders, implying that the danger, it not actually over, is of no threaten ing or serious character. Hundreds of farmers left their ferops just ready to be harvested. A dispatch, dated two miles north of Hagers town, at 10 o'clock this morning, states that l-*0 guerrillas, from Imboden's add Mcseby's com mands, entered Hagerstown at 5 o'clock, rob bing the stores, and have fired the engine-house and Thurston'o warehouse, and burned 250 tons of Government hay. They intend burning Seeler & Co's warehouse, and also threaten to burn the town. The turn-table of the railroad is not yet de stroyed. The rebels are beavilv laden with plunder. The rebel General McCansland, with his brigade, was at Willlamsport this morning, but there are reports that he will leave there to-day. A high wind is blowing the fire up through the town, and threatens great destruction of property. Late dispatches from Greencastle assure us that the main body of the rebels which entered that place have retired?it is supposed, south of the Potomac?leaving only a few stragglers In the town. FROM THE FRONT. [Correspondence of the Chronicle.l Nbar Petersburg, Julys?10 p. m.?The enemy takes some trouble to convince us they are in no danger of immediate starvation. I have little faith in short ration stories, but think they must inevitably be distressed for provisions this time. Very little satisfies thetr wants, however, and I begin to think they can subsist on air. In front of our centre they brought out a small drove of cattle. This was early in tha morning. The bovines were trotted along the line in showy style, raising great tlouds of dust. We all knew the interpretation of this pompous triumphant display. ** You may cut | our railroads, but we have remaining at this time within our lines ample supplies for all." A stop was put to the bravado. Two guns were trained upon the rebel stock, which gal lopped otr, mingling their roars with those ot | the shells. .. ?? , Cannonading has been going on all day. Little harm is done, and all are so acenstomed to it we should miss it exceedingly if stopped. Our lines have undergone no change, and thste appears to be no signs of renewed actlvlty.of hostilities. A struggle may begin ht any mo ment and no one be surprised tn the least; or we may wait and watchstill longer. Near Petersburg. July ft?I.have not yet learned the result "5 Vlf? 1fVHnnV RAlnta ,of.. thirty-four guns, fireaTntO Petersburg on tqp -j 4th of July. The dally papers of ?pr?ityen deavor to make light Of our shells, but they must have fallen among them heavily th4*?^ morning. The battery near General smith* headquarters never neglects* to discharge the nsual matutinal shots, Sometimes the gunners * point their pieces at the brO&d ttial of the town clock, which stares boldly upon out troops from its place in the taMOfe or thetnll spu* Then their attention is turnad to thn -failroad. I bridge, spanning the AppomattoK. tyae ofTfife J trestles has been broken by a lncky shot, drift'| the passengers are obliged to take the precau tion of walking over. A_hAlloW-hrldge<,Xor upon which thetrataris laid-, our constantly shelling the working party. j:>;ir An order from Lieutenant General Grant,, dismissing from this army two regularly rag. isttred army correspondents, Whs to-dav tflfc. tributed-amoag the difleraqt eoepa. command ers. They represented -the New York Times and Tribune,respectively. Riohmond paper* of tha.4ttt Inst, profess lo, be in pbsseesion of late and reliable information from theTfcn**# lMTOT In tfdht ott^tersbuifc. One ltym'froTtrstn nffcirdthttm gran t g atft faction. The Btii creep* is reported, to have gone to Mara land. It ikwonderfhl where they gained this New York, July The steamer Georg* ] - PwlaneMio* INfclflliiWW. * AlbAtty, Jaly *.???The Governor hah issded -??mikof up of county 4 lays men hie has been received. PrBLio School Examina-hoss ?The ex amination of the Public Schools were ^n. armed on Thursday, as follows The Female Grammar school Of the First District, taught by Miss Annie E Evans, Wu examined by Mr Wilson. This Is Ml?=s Evans* first year as teacher of this school, and when she took charge it was very low in numbers and greatly disorganized. In order to brine the school np to the usnal standard, heavy drafts were made upon schools of lower grade, and when Miss Evans had obtained .1 sufficient number of scholar?, she set to work to re organize the school, which she done very sat isi*<Morily. The first and second classes m ?rllhm?Uc passed a good examination, ? 7w * failures .some threeor four) were in the second class Mr. Z. Richards examined these classes, and he remarked that as to pro ficiency, the scholars were alirtle above the *Jn^^urUIvr'1^ lleu th>" class in botany was called. Mr. Wilson arose and said that soma two months ago the trustees deaired to intro duce this study in this school, when the lowest book of the series was introduced, since which Ume the scholars of this clas. had accom plished much. He (the speaker) believed ?c was an excellent study, and would interfere with no other. A year ago parent* thought it was foolishness to introduce vocal music into the pnblic schools, and perhaps some of them thought the same of botanj.but be was con vinced that they were mistaken. Mr. W. then Introduced Prof. Schafer, of the Maryland Agricultural College, who examined the eta** thoroughly, upon the conclusion of which he remarked that he was perfectly satisfied with the progrecs the scholars had made. Several excellent compositions were read, and one en titled "The Flowers," by Miss Talte, received special commendation. Iu reading the scholars showed good training. The dictation exercises were good, and in the other studies the scholars passed a very fair examination indeed. The order maintained was good. During Intervals of tlie examination the scholars sang several pieces with fine effect. Second Primary No. 6, taught in the wdVi^M?1 tHbe*2ledKTO ??u#?*' c?rn"|ou* and E streets, by Miss Woodruff, was exam ined on Wednesday morning by Mr. Wight, in the presence of a few visitor^. This School was organized in February last, and m?s Woodruff, a pupil of the (Irammar school, was tempororily placed in charge it num bers about 40 little girls, some of whom are iust commencing spelling short words, and mont of them were present. The scholars showed that they have been studlons during the short time the school has been In operation, and they hav? certainly made an excellent commencement. The prder of the school was excellent and the Kl"J', "PPfar-ance of the scholars reflected c?fdit upon Miss Woodruff, who, we under stand. will decline to serve as a permanent ncuci? Secondary No. 2, tanght in one of the lower rooms of the V, asbington Market building, 6th and I streets, by Miss Sabra P. Abell, was ex on. Thurs'lay afternoon by Mr. Rhees In the various studies they have been nnr?uin?r during the year. The school numbers 51 on the roll of whom 44 were present, aad fullv one-third are scholars who have been admitted this Tear. In geography a fair examination was passed, as also in spelling. The readme was very good in most instances, the spelling wereeicelfent411 abreviations the "cholars ?hl?.rn?4m WftS handsomely decorated, and on the wall in evergreen letters was ??lTnion an<t Education ? The order wa? not ?Jd The school has some very bad boys,S few of wtj? will give any school a bad name, and rather than the credit of the school shoulcfsuffer it would be well to weed them out. ?18 r^S01 lat>?rs under many disadvan tages. It being on a street much travelled thA noise of passing vehicles frequenU^twruoi the studies. Many of the scholars Cuv&re such as heretofore have had the free range of the streets. The school-room is muehVrowded! and is, perhaps, the most Inappropriate one for the purpose in the 2d district. ropnMe one ror Secondary No. 4, in charge d Miss M A JnAifr' old Medlaai. College building, corner of 10th and E Meets, was ext aminedby Mr. Wight on Thnr?dij?2uhe^: ence of quite a number of viaftqnt to< the va rious studies pursued in schwts of this grade rabiy in reading, spelling Md .mwioi ariin metic. The order was excellent, ??d the gen ?f Uie *cbai?r* JI"?Mmarked. There are 49 names on tjts,ViVof whom were present, five being sic*. ThSsimsln^wS ?f?JDe^?merr01 ,Ule toa*neStc?llenI voices. Miss Tucker will tkis jrsas have a class of fourteen to transfer io the Intermediate school. a (|j . ^ J)Jstric,t -i5ecor^y '?t*aol No. 6 W8S "Mftios&by Mr. Hitz, Mary E. Ramsay, of ths?Uhf*d District f emale Grammar School, soul, ethers, in the presence of a number of via?tPi*v Miss Lucy K. Davis is the teacher, audshe h?s 49 pupils on her roll, of whom 57.jwere present. There was every indication that the Duoiia teen well drilled In the elemrtrttfry'branches, but this school does not ?qu*l-tfet One "^conducted last year by Miss D., so far as 4be studies were concerned. But we dq not aUribatp this to any lack of industry or capacity on the part of the teacher, but to the puplfc>; fbr she certainly had not as good material to'Wortr tiMn as in her school of last year. IndkvidnaHhembers of all the classes in all the studies--answered correctly and (juiekly; but,; as a>VUole, the classes were not equal to alONttarenttfiin other schools. We fear the trustees sra*aiittle to Mame in not property tuadingthesefcools; for Miss Davis has certainly a number or mmiu who would bring discoedlt jrpou a first cfass in a primary schooL ThawKHKSSS ^,?i Jlnrils ^bQ4 O"' m ^heir size, should be in a grammar school, but whose at tainments will not more than sirraht a trans ier to one of tlie intermedial* -grade -ihc tan it of themselves, or their parents. who-did not send them to school .earlier. Cownaeriru' all the disadvantages (he has labored under? the teacher has accomplished much the past vear rIhlS8?hS?,,ffl ***** in hasesaent of Odd Fellows Hail, and back of Use oth jprecinet station house, and Thursday u waa'?uuch an noyed by unruly children who ?congregated about the doors ol the school. rootfl, and by loud talking.interrupted the exercises occ^ sionally, and attracted the attention of the scholars. To this cause# the heat of (fee dav and the length ol the examinartion, may be au tribated the fact that the smaller classbs were n?arrtU^h .y aa they should bave.beea to w ards the close. Even while classs* were re citing there was oocasionalijr a.- good deal ot whispering, despite the teacher*sfttrts to pre serve order. In the third class also,-there are many scholars who have lately entered the school, and this cause undoubtedl^-operated against the examination being raore perfect. Secondary No. (male,) Mm? Jennie A. Ramsay teacher, was examined hy Mnr Fergu son. Tne school is in the basement of acburch ou Virginiaavenne, between oth and 6th streets, and in a dark, damp corner, which has a tend ency fo breed colds and sore fchroataat all times, li is a satisfaction to know tfca* t^eschool will be removed to the new bsliding.. Miae Ramsay has 43 pupils upop her roll, and44 wsr?present at the examination, which was a rtipd Ine, but which wasat the same Ume Vtry-sattalactory, the boys excelling in meatal.awHit?tic and dictattoa pj*rvises, Thereiwiil He agOod many transferred to other schools. ThesrM main Sined was excellent and todlonted ttutt while iss Ramsay is firm, in her demamte of the pupils, she has the knack of wutaiuf their af fection awl rtkpect .. *rr FourtA DUlricLr~On ThufSday SSC( ?7, (mixed) taught by Mjs. (late Mtes NorrifcJ wa#. e^j &rst pupils on th'?Y<ii), school passed a good exam'fnt and the alasssa w aunts! artihmetic aud read ing pariicularly so. T^e t^acl^r is a graduate Or Mrs. A'wtidon's school, a'strfSMent reason why she (s wernjuallfled fyt her position. r wetnu'sf not forget tbgiTe a WOra' of com decorated. .iwrTl/twa it'mf r visit0!*3 Ojf the one story "shed architect#**" styferMttAceiling 1.1s pltchcd higher taan ia same at ttrflse struc We away , proper school buiM??C?t " r ..ittrs,we.regwi-tosayv < ^ * " i*?ci sbn, as?l??Miyyr ? Hyde, of flumi ortimi Abthe^rtossti __________ ilVte{Mlfnt?re?en(Atkia.^ AAandsoBWhetallis ice Pitchef was-Mhpining held in the bullOUW ^pH??5flI?b.^ k?d see. W: th .? if -.itr ?i+^ Reed, lomp d Mr. ?? >n was rigid, and the .prefiflwinay ?9i?le?a*rMtis fac tory. I11 grammar and practical arithmeuo the cIWEPf W8fS"lT}l0aI TcTanf in our best gram , jns*?choels.) In wr)0Eg?#DeWtt* ration ihe<da*sesjw?em*rr me ration, up as high H V looix? *SS,ei&ohis?^ d ^eacW w*rewir Tttvpxp^on, r ? aymasty-three thoi since January. During. jnr aiuilur mm 1.W -. ?r. I^ is saW that a mimhsr ? In Liondon meet weekly at an sn "spiritual fortun^-telling."

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