Newspaper of Evening Star, July 16, 1864, Page 1

Newspaper of Evening Star dated July 16, 1864 Page 1
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VSt. XXIV. WASHINGTON. 1). C., SATURDAY. JULY 16. 1864. N2. 8.552 TF*VEERS' DIRECTORY. C4PK MAY. T RAILROAD FROM PHILADELPHIA FROM WALSfl STREET riKR fT^-wr-r Tm jlKtjcY ^t>a m., accommodation due at 1 \ a. ra \t W) a. m., ex pre ks due at l i* p. m. *t *>s a. m., ejpr>**situe at S p. m. Returning, leave Cape Mav? '?a.m. express due at 3?^ a. no. >1.45 accommodation <ln? at p. in. '.I1 p m expre?s Joe at p. m. rhrough without change of cars or Nf? earn, and everything first-rlass. * J0-3m J. VAN RENSSELAER, Sapt. BALTIMORE A*D OHIO RAILROA1I. On and after Sunday June 19th, 186-n Daily Train* will he ran hetwee. Washington and New York r nd Washington and *he West. as follows : FOR PHILADELPHIA. SEW YORK AND BOSTON. Ltave Washington at 7 30 a. m.,li,ia a.m., and 8 .V' j m daily, excep* Rmday. On t-'nnJay at 9.30 p. m. only. FOR BALTIMORE A.XD PHILADELPHIA Leave Washington at 3 p. m. daily, except Sun day. Pa--enger? will note that this train runs as far a? Philadelphia only. FOR NE W YORK. Leave Washington daily at?5.3? p. a. I'm* train ?.? for Nete York j"ir*en?ers txclttsivilt, FOR BALTIMORE. L?-*v? Washington at <3.;50.v m.,lJ.15 a. m.,3 p. m.. i.iJp. Iti., 7.21) p. m , and jj.ifci p. ia.,except Sun day. on 5 .inlay at7.?ia. m.,and8W?. m. FOR ALL PARTS OF THE WEST. Leave Washington at <i.3' a. in. and 3,4 .Viand 8.30 p m. daily, except Sunday. On Sunday at 3 and 8*? p. rn Ti diets sold to all points WI>T. and 6c<aag? ihrckid thrown. FOR ANNAPOLIS. Leave Washington at 6..'*) a. iu. and 4.15 p. m. da:ly. except Sunday. '.rain for Anil?p?l'?oo 8nnd?v. 'trains leaving Washington at 7.3'1 a. m. and tl.y p m. go through to N1 w York without rhamt (if f4tf Ji. Sleeping ^ars on P :?<and S.T> p. ra. train*. Berths can be secured until 6 p. in. diily at the ticket of fice. After that hoar they must be secured of the weeping ear conductor. The first and fifth traius stop at all way points. The S p. in. train atop* only at Bladensburg, Beltsville. Laurel, \nnnpolis Junction and Relay Boa"' daily, except Snnday. On Sunday it stoos at all way points. PARTICULAR NOTICE ra^'enger-" w ill please observe that the 3 p.m. train run* only as .frtr as ? kiln<Ulphia itaiiy, errtpt ^?nrta>i. OnSuuday it runs to B alt imcn only. Also, that ihe 6Mp. m. train takes Ntie York iuiis'.n$irs C"tor further information, tickets of siy kind, Ac.app'y to GEO. 8. KOONTZ, A^ent at Wash ington. or at the Ticket Office. W. P. SMITH. Master of Transportation. L M. COLE. General Ticket Agent. je2fl tf G R|AT PENNSYLVANIA ROUTE TO THg NOR TH WEST AND SO V TH WKb T. ON AND AND AFTER NOVEMBER 13TH train? will leave Baltimore from the North Cal vert Station as follows: Fast Mail at ? 9 !" A. M, Harritburg Accommodation?,..3.??? P. M. Lightning Express^?. ?. 9.3) P. M. THE 6.30 A. M. TRAIN FROM WASHINGTON connects with the9.20a. m. train from Baltimore for Pittibars; and the West. and for Elmira, Buff alo. Rochester, Dunkirk. Canandaigua, and Ni agara Falls, and for New York city. THE i 'JO P. M. TRAIN FROM WASHINGTON connect* with the !).3" P. m. train from Balti more for Elmira aDd the North and Pittsburg and the West. SLEEPING CARS ON NIGHT TRAINS. SoLnims' TtntKTs at Goteivmst IUtks. ONE THROUGH TRAIN ON SUNDAY. LOW FARE AND QUICK TIME. ?^"For ticket* and any information apply at the ofbee of the Great Pennsylvania Route, corner Penn avenue and 6th atreet, under National Hotel. Washington. J. N. DUBARBY, Superintendent N. C. R. B. E. J. WILKIN8, Pa^s and Tieket Agent, cor. 6th st and leS tf Penn. avenue. SPK1NG DEBILITY! LANGUOR, LASSITUDE. JtSIl TH'.T LOW STATE OF TI7E SYSTEM Fecr.far to the gPKING TIME OF YEAR, are immediately relieved by the PERUVIAN SYRUP, Vr Trctected Solution of PROTOXIDE OF IRON. J THE PERUVIAN SYRI P Bujplies the blood with its vital principle, or LIFE ELEMENT, IRON. Jofu'ing STKt.NiiTH Vigo* and Nkw Like into al parts of the system, ? Ore of the ru>st Distinguished Jurists in New England writes to a friend as follows : " I have tried the PERUVI AN SYRT'P and the re> lit fully sustain- your prediction. It ha* made a bnw m*n of me; infused into my system new vigor and enerey; I am no longer tremulous and debilitated as when you lact saw me. bnt stronger, heartier, and with larger capacity for labor, men tal and physical, than at any time during the last ??e years." An eminent Divine of Boston aa>?: " I havebe?-n using th** PBRU^ IAN S1BI P for sense tim? past; it tives nie *sw \ ioor, bVOYASOY O,' iHh H. II.iSTlClTV Of JlCHrLS.'' Pamphlet-, frte * J- P. DTS.cMORB, No. 4 91 Broadway, New York. lOFflHS! (OLDS! ? O^SSUMPTIO.'*! WISTAR'S BALSAM OF WILD CHERRY Cii; cr TliK Ol.T>KST and Most Ret.iabi K RgMg n: I? 15 Tf!E W'JKLI) FOR Coi'th'. Ctl/fti, W.toof'~ Ci.uxii, Bronchitis, Difi cutty tf Er-nthim, Hoarstiuss, Sort TUron'. C CHP, ami ev'ry Ajftcti&H at THE THROAT, LUNGS AND CHB3T. W.star's BaJsam of Wild Cherry does not Dry up a Cough and ]?-}ive the seeds of Consumption in the S)SU in. but loosens it, and cleanses the Lun^s of a.i imparities. None geiiuine unless signed "I, BUTTS,' on the wrapper. REDD1MG'* RUSSIA SALVE!! A REAL PAIN EXTRACTOR FORTY YEARS' EX PER ENCE lias fully established the superiority of this Salve over all other healing remedies. It reduces the mrst angry looking dwellings and Inflamations as if by Magic; heal? Olu Sorbs, Wounds, Bua.Nd, bCALDS, &.C., in a surprisingly short time. Only 25 rtnts a Box. The above are old and tcell istaUishtd Remedies. For Sale by J. P. Dikskorr, 491 Broaiiway, New York, f\"W Fowi.k A Co., 1h Tremont st . Boston, ity;MFA:W;Jm and by ail Druggists. |MPORTANT TO SUTLEB8 EUTLER8 WILL FIND h. a. Downme k. co.'s CONCENTRATED CLAM TO BE A MOST VALUABLE ARTICLE TO TnEIR TRADE. It sella very rapidly, and ia the most economical article of d' ji for the oflcer'a mess. It ia prepared in one minute, and makes a moat delicious Sonp or Chowder. It ia highly recommended bp Arm Btrgeona. The profits are large. H. A. DOWNING ft CO., Manufacturers of Concentrated Food No. 111 East 18th st.. New York. For sale by BARBOUR A SEMME8, Bole Agenta, t>$ Louisiana Avenue, ? l-li Washington, D. 0 AMEY Oi*ULlMt) * CO B PHILADELPHIA DEAGGHT ALB AMD POET EE, i am n< ? reeeiTiag large quantities of DRAUGHT ALB and PORTEE from this celebrated Brewery ?hlch 1 em prepared to Mraiah on ahort notice to all peraona who wiil favor tae with their ordera. tau-faction guaranty OrHera rlTen V> m? drivsra will be promptly at tended to booda delivered lu al parts ot Washington and Georgetown, free *t charge. Terms Oa?A an dt!itsrv. RILEY A SiliJia, AgMl, Union Bcttlxnt btrot. 67 Greeaat., aplt _ Georgetown. D o. HAPPINEP8 OR MISERY\?THAT IS THR O VKZTIOS.-The proprietors of the " PARI BIAjrCABINKT OF WONDKRi*. ANATOMY, and >I> DICINi,': have determin^l?reitardless of ea pente?to is-ue, free, (for the benefit of Buffering ficmsnity.) four of their most instructive and in teresting Lecturea on Marriage and ita aaaliflca tioiis Nervons Debility. Premature Decline, In digestion. Weakness. Depression, or ignoranae of Physiology and Nature's Law These invaluable lectures have been the means of enlightening and saving thouKands.and will be forwarded free on the receipt of four stamps, by addressing Surttnry Pnrisuin Caoin'J of Anatomy nnd Mtaicine, 563 Brwadway. New York to 13-ly William eradley begs to inform his friends and the publie that he hae ea hand a variety of large and beantifal style of Monuments, Head Stones and all kinds of Marble worked to ?rder, and ia thankful for pa?t favors and ho pea to solicit a share of their patronage. Penn. avenue, beta eetltfth *cd l*th rta ohfieoan* AUCTION SALES FUTURE DATS. IjNITED STATES MARSHAL'S SALE OF CON F1SCATED PROPERTY IN TUB EASTERN DISTRICT J!F VIRGINIA. Tirtue of fijty writs of venditioni exponas tawed from the Clerk's Office of the C. 9. District Court for the above District, and to me directed, I will offer at public sale, for cash, to the highest n".vr.\e?mmencing at 10 o'clock a m , on TO IS l^b datof'J*}T. 1*W. at the Court House door, ( f.jwt front Post Oflioe Building,') Ale^amdria, > a . all the right, title, interest ?ul estate of the partie? named below in and to the following de scr ..ed real ard personal property, to wit: IN PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY. f*rm Jlf'^ECMAN'S?The 4-Swan Point" ?n?L\*i t L.0acres, one mile ea?t of Occoquan. hot?o ?t>D'fi,fcFVi Kentucky "farui; iV>ut 2.">'acres, Bsif a mile southwest ot Occoquan. Lot in OccoqijHn. qnan ?cilot inOtco Vacant Tot in Ocrrmnan J?WN W. KATRPAX'.-t-Free<rton? PotQt farm and nsn?Ty: turn acres on tha I'oiornac river. m>ar O.'ooqnan Cret-k. IN FAIRFAX COUNTY. adkmTin^^h HERHERT 8? Farm; ab-nt ?> acres, u i Seminary ground*. HAMlfiL COOPER'S?Farm; about ?> aores, aboutone mil" west of Alexandria. MASON'S?Farm;about -ro acres, and tract Mjiumne of about !?*? seres, in all acres, mors or less, about three and a half miles south of Ale* anuria. FRENCH FORREST'S?''Clermont Pl*ntaf'on;" t Alexandria; lar-e farm. ?ni'i i? ??? fMKR S? Farm; IS acres aud 38 a - miles west of Alexandria. nnV?f^Ti.rM' \ ro,,d*- 25 poles, adjoining above; on dweU>'r> vL8e ^raor-8 there is a large, handsara^ new uwHOU^noufW, W. S. KEMPER'S?'"Clifton" farm; about 2* mi ?lA'iS.V1 Alexandria; largo farm. 8AMI EL R. JOHNSTO't'S->..,t r,ror? rarm Creek 3SC^ acTpq- '"'mediately south -f Hunting . CAZENOVE'S?Farm; about 17^ a "res together with *he tract adjoining, formerly be longing to Whiti'ig A; Lee, i miles west of Alex andria. Farm; about 51 acres, about 2 miles west of Alex andria WILMER D. CORSE'S?Farm; about 117 a""*, abontK miles west of Alexandria. GEORGE II. PADGET f'S?Four acres, poles of land immediately weit of Alexandria. _ L?t Little River Turnpike, east of toil-gate; 66^eet front. 1"S feet deep, more or less. Seven acres ot laud on turnpike lea ling west from Alexandria, JOSEPH BRUIN H?FL.u>-e and lot at West End, suburb of Alexandria. . Lot at Wwt End; lit) !eet #? inches in front, and in depth 228 feet 1 incli. RICHARD L. ROC 11 FORD'S? Hou?e and lot of 5? acres and 102 poles a* W?-.t En l. Houseand lotat West End occupied bvJohn Klein as a'' Brewery, ftc.'* Farm of 4-4 acres, more or less, *ix miles from Al exandria on the Leesbnrg road. MURRY MASON'S?Chestnut TTill farm; aboat 19? acres, about tin e miles south of Alexandria. _ IN ALEXANDRIA CITY. Pi'WITMER'3 and DENNIS R FLAC KLOCH H? Lots No. 5, 6f *, 3 ar>d ;*,<>? east side <>f *airf*\ ntr^et, h?tw??n Jeflfer^on and Franklin jstre< t?; ?acb lot A) feet frou\ 123 feet 5 inch** de^p. MeVRIGH and WILLIAM H. rUnLi, p?Three story briek house mq Koyal street;feet north of Ktng;2>> feet front, 31 feet deep. WILLIAM IT. FOWLK'S?Lot south west corner of Prince and l'a> ite Ktrwtfl; 121 rertt ft inehes on Vrmce street, !? feet 7 inches on Payne Lot east fide of Henry *tre?t. 13? feet north of Wolfe street: 13 f.-. t front. 1 m feet leen ARTHUR HERBERT'S?I.ots Nos. 2, to 10 in clBKive. on 'outb side of Madison street, between Lol umbos and Alfred stre.ts; the whole about22j feet ft inches in front, and loo fe?t deen MONTGOMERY D. C'RSE'S? Lot on north side of King street, between Royal and Pitt streets; 2*5 feet Iron!, M feet deep. *xit^ FUN ST E N S?3 acres, 3 rods and 2! poles on Washington road. JAMES C. N T'S?Lot nortb side of Doke, between Pitt and flt. A?apli street"; about 2.1 feet front and 83 feet deep. WILLIAM WH A LEY'S Loton Queen street, '1" feet from the corner Henry street; ?J feet 10 lncbes in front, lmi feet deep. Lot southwest corner of Queen and Patrick sta ? 75 feet on Queon. V>U feet on Patrick streets " JOHN L. PASCOE and EDWAKD SANGSTER'8 ? Quarter square, southeast corner of Prince and West streets. JAMES II. MoLE VN'S?Lot southeast corner of Cameron and 1 ay?*tte strei't-s; tio f*;et on Cameron street, liifi feet on Fayette Bireet. JAMES H. REID'S?Qnartei square, southwest corner of Wolf aud Alfred streets, with buildings tl ?feon. LotN. W. corner Wilkes snd Alfred streets; 123 feet 5 inches on Wilkes, lari f"et7 inches on Alfred, more or less, with buildings thereon. LAWRENCE B. TAYLOR'S?House and lot; No, 164 Prince street. BAMEL F. HOOE'S?Forty ei^'ht shares of the Stock of the Alexandria Water Company. R 11. DULANKV'S?One hundred and thirty-five sharti- of the stock of the l ire Insurance Company ?fW, ff.HCAZEN0\ E'S?Twenty shares of Alexan dria Corporation stock Dr. ORLANDO F AIR FA\'S? Eighty-seven shares of Alexandria Corporation stock. RAYMOND FAIRFAX 8? Twenty-two shares of Alexandria Corporation sto^ v. ALBERT FAIRFAX'S?Seven shares of Alexan dria Corporation stock. EDWARDS. HUTCHINSON'S?Household fur niture. Dr M. M. LEWIS'?Household furniture. ROBEKT E. LEE'S?Honsetiold furniture. W. N & J. II. McVEIGH'S?House and lot on Cameron street; at present occupied by George W. Davis. The furniture will be sold at such pistes as may be conveni nt; s::id rW es will be announced at the Court House door. All purchasers must pay ten per cent, of the amount of their bid as soon as struck off. or the property will be resold at once. JOilN UNDERWOOD. U.S. Marshal Je 23 21*1 Eastern District of Virginia. 15 Y J. C. MoSl' 1 RE 4. CO., Auctioneers. IRUBTEE'S BALE OF H0U8E AND LOT ON Maryland avkncj,between j>th and <*TB STKEETS EAST. By virtue of a deed of truft, dated on the 13th day of October, A. D.,l<?.to Charles S Walla'.hand John C. C. Hamilton, trustee* of the Franklin Building Associatinn o!' Washington city, P. C., and recorded in Liber J. A. 8., No. 124. fjlies65, et. Beq .one of the land records of Washington county, D. C., and, by virtue of a decree passed by the Supreme Court of the District of Columbia, in chancery, in cause No. b5, wherein Hrnry Barron, et. ai., in behalf of said Franklin Building Association, were complainants, and Charles S. Wailach, et. al.. were defendants, I was sab stituteu as trastee in the place and stead of the said Charles 8. Wailach, the surviving trastee under said deed of trust; I shall proceed to sell, at public auction, in front of the premises, at six o'clock p. m , cn MONDAY, the fcth day of July next. Lot No S, in Dyer's subdi vision of sqoare No. 915, in the city of Washington, D. C., improved by a good two story Frame Dwel ling House. The property fronts on Maryland avenue, between tttb and 9th streets east. Terms: One-half cash: the residue in six months, the deferred payment to be secured by a deed or trust on the premises. If the termB of sale are not folly complied with within five days from day of sale, the trustee will resell at the risk andcost of the defaulting put chaser, on one week's notice in the Evening Star. Conveyancing and stamps at the cost of purchasers. H.C. SPALDING, Trastee. Je 17 2aw4ds J. C. MoGUIRl A CO.. AuctS. UCTION SALE OF CONDEMNED HORSES. rALRY Bubbau, i 'tj Quartermaster, > L?,Jp.v.ial7 4..WM.V War Dkpartmht, Cavalry Bubbau, Ojfict of Ckuf " ?... WiBBlVGToHi L. v., vuij iooi. l ^ ?!> be sold at PUBLIC AUCTION, to the high est bidder, at the times and places named below, ??*: Lebanon, Pennsylvania, THURSDAY, July 14th, 1?M. Beading, Pennsylvania, THUR8DAY. July 21st, 1#4. Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, THURSDAY, July 28th, 1864. Altoona, Pennsylvania, THURSDAY, Angust 4th, 1864. Williamsport, Pennsylvania, THURSDAY. An gnst 11th. 1864. TWO HUNDRED (200) CAVALRY HORSES at each place. These horses have been condemned as unfit for the Cavalry service of the Arm y. For road and farm purposes many good bargains may be had. Norses sold singly. '??c"b?v'u" sssfiis T?a?. Lieut. Col, and Chief Quartermaster, Jy 6-td Cavalry Bureaa, J^ALK OF CONDEMNED HORSES AND MULES. Chi'/ QuaTUrvtaat's Qfiti, Dtpot Wa<k\nt'on,l Wa^hiMKion, D. CJun* 2ft, 18<M. I Will be sold at public auction, at the Oorrafs, iear the Observatory, in the city of Washiugton, D. C., on WEDNESDAY, July 6, 1864, and on WEDNESDAY, July 30,1864, a lot of HORSES And MULES, condemned as unfit for public service Terms: Cash in Government funds. Sale to commence at lit o'clock a. m. D. H.RUCKER. , Brig. Gen. and Chief Quartermaster, ?* 25 22t Depot of Washington. SJ A a a ? DOORS, w.? ... AND BLINDS. ruu.ui Pfl constantly a choiee article of SASH, J>BLINDS, of Boston Manufactory, of **rkmanahip, which we are ef tenng at '?? t>ric?s. j * reepe?-tfuuy iBvite builders and others to call and examine our slocv ofj^ods. I'ENWICK A STEWART, , west side of Seventh street, jeJA lm at Canal Bridge. MAF ?* AND SPRROUNDINe coantry, showing r?*?i fortiUcations; )? ? VRANCK TAILOR. AMUSEMENTS. CANTERBURY HALL. LouieuiA At 1*171, f/tmr Cornir ?/ Sixth Strut, Rtar of NatxonmX mm J Mttrovolitan Hauls. Oioro* Lia i ?. . Proprietor W. 1. Ca>itav6B_ ....? StageManager. WORLD'S MODEL AMUSEMENT INSTITUTION WORLD'S Mi ? DEL AMFPKMENT INSTITUTION WORLD'S MODKL AMI SEMENT INSTITUTION WliKUJ S M<n>>:l AMI"SKM ENT1 NSTITUTION horlds model amcskment institution NEW STARS, NEW STARS, NEW STARS. FRESH TALENT, FRKSII TALKNT, FRESH TALENT. Radiant G&iatv of HUMOR, GRACE, BEAUTY, HUMOR, GRACE, BEAUTY, HUMOR. GRACE. BEAUTY. Second week of the SUMMER SEASON. First arr'arare* in this f ity of HARRY MACON. The renowned Banjoi^t arid Negro Delineator. Lngagement of MISS MOLLIE BOGART, The charming Vocalist. JOHN MULLIGAN, The acknowledged Monarch of Negro Comedians. Steond week cf JOHNNY REDDEN, The favorite Sock and Danee Darkey. MeSfrs. WILLIAMS AND DOUGHERTY Id a new Melange of Negro Acts. 9 W. B. cavanagh. The favorite Comedian and Comic Vocalist. J. DKF0RRE8T, The talented Light Comedian. M1S8 NAOMI PORTER In her great Challenge Jig, in which she stands without a rival. GEORGE ROBERTS. The celebrated Maitre de Ballet and Male Dancer. Together with the Mammoth CANTERBURY COMBINATION OF VOCALISTS, DANCERS, COMEDIANS, NEGRO DELINEATORS, &.c. in a Bill of Novelties specially suited to the sea son, forming a LIGHT AND rLEASING PERFORMANCE! TWO SPLENDID BALLETS, arranged by Mr. Geo. Roberts, LA VIVANDIERE and CARNIVAL DE VENICE. A New and Laughable Burlesque, written ex pressly for the Canterbury, entitled FURNISHED APARTMENTS! FURNISHED APARTMENTS! The Funny Negro Sketch or1 THE CHALLENGE DANCE, THE CHALLENGE DANCE, in which JOHN MULLIGAN will appear in nis favorite character of "Lanky Jake." By particular request, the great sensation Drama of the BUSHWHACKERS OP THE POTOMAC! BUSHWHACKERS OP THE POTOMAC f BUSHWHACKERS OP THE POTOMAC! BUSHWHACKERS OP THE POTOMAC! will be repeated for poaitively the LAST WEEK. SATURDAY AFTERNOON, LADIES POPULAR MATINEE, commencing AT TWO O'CLOCK. Admission?Ladies 21 cents; Childrea 16 cents LOOK OUT FOR NOVELTIES I LOOK OUT FOR NOVELTIES ! '???? 1.4? - 'w: Admission???, ? ? ?? * Orchestra ? ...... ? _ *? Private Boxes, feoWag six persona . ... I 00 Deors open at 7 Fwfor?net to MM* mence at e'clotk. AMUSEMENTS. GKOVER'S THEATER. SANFOKD OPERA TKUUPE Id connection with DICK PARKER, forming a ? GREAT COMBINATION. SANFORDS CARNIVAL THK EXEMPTS. Saaford's Black Letter Version of ROMEO AND JUi IET. THE RIVAL LOVERS. After which, THE IMIUNNY FELLOW To conclude with the PLANTATION WALK-AROUND. PIC NICS, EXCURSIONS, Ac. Remember the pic nic of the MERRY SOCIAL ASSOCIATION At LOEFFLER'3 CITY GARDEN on MONDAY, Jniy l-i, 1864. jy lt>-2t* IO. O. F. PIC-NIC.?The members of ORIEN ? TAL LODGE, No 19, would sr-. resp''Ctfu'ly inform the members*^ ol the Order and their friends that , they will have a grand PIC NIC * ^ on MONDAY AFTERNOON, July IStb, W04. at BECKERT'S GARDEN. Navy- Yard, commencing at i o'clock, for which every arrangement has been made for the comfort and enjoyment of all who may attend. Ticket* FIFTY CENTS; vlmitting a gentleman and ladies. Committee?F. Strebb, Le? is Kettler, Wo. Kettler. jy 15-St Remember tiieawk\va r d~ci.ub, whose PIC-NIC was to be given on Tuesday. ft% J2th inst., but was postponed ou account of JS the recent excitement, will take place On THURSDaY, Jui.v ''1st, LJR At WASHTNTiTOff PARK. fh-wnth street^ The proceeds of this Pic-Nic will be appropri ated to assist in erecting a Monument to be placed o\ er the remainR of those unfortunate females who lost their lives by the recent explosion at the Washington Arsenal. The Committee pledge themselves that nothing w ill be left undone to make thisthe Pic-Nic of the season. COMMITTKE. A. W Busey. G. W. Schafer, A. A. Bishop, G. Tucker, jy 15-5t' R. King. FOR GLYMONT. * - TEAMKR PHENIX, Captain Stack pole, will leave foet, of 7th street every BUN DAY MORNING at lOo'elock during! the season, for the above Summer* Resort. The above steamer can be chartered to private Sarties during the week, by applying to Captain tack pole, or 324 Pennsylvania avenue, upstairs je 20-lm PERSONAL. QNLY UtTKLS WEEKS IN AMERICA. DR. BECHTINGER, formerly Surgeon in charge in the Austrian and Italian army, oc cupied himself with the treatment of all kinds of diseases. Particular attention given to Female Diseases and Private Diseases. Besides the knowl edge of three old language*, he converses in Eng. lish, French. I'alian, German, and Spanish lan guages. His Imperial Commissions and his Diplo mas from the most celebrated university of Europe hang in his office, No. 499 Seventh street. Dr. Rechtingeria very much encouraged to have during this very short time the patronage of the public of Washington, as. among many others not pub lished, the following certificates may be attested : " This is to certify that I have been troubled for the last three years with a chronic disease, resist all medical treatment, and which through the aid of Dr. Bechtinger; I have been perfectly cured. " Washington city. 1st June. 18.i4. G. DONE." " Your treatment of my involuntary discharge, and your success iu it, recommend you very high ly. T. L. SMITH." What German newspaper, (Weker Columbia,) says : "After a long sickness my poor child became dropsical, in which time I call to you, dear sir, and you saved him. MASCON &. R. B street. No 298." "I had tried all specifics, without any effect, against the chrenic lung disease of my eldest son, nntil nnder your treatment he improved "Maryland av., 12th st. MULLER. Painter." All these and many other very difficult cures bate been made, by Dr. B. in the above specified time. Regular office hours from 9 toll a. m., and 4 to 6 p.m. For the poor and unfortunate posi-, tively only from 11 to 12. Medicines without charge. No 49?t Seventh street, opposite Odd Fellows Hall. jy5-lm* ' Beware of impostors ? j !-Dr. leonTVot many years a successful practitioner in New ^ork .has opened (for a few weeks) an office No. 4 14 Penn'a avenue, between 4>a and t?th streets, .. ? h r.* .... in i ..14.1. nise?B?.B oFPrivate nature may consult him. No charge made if he falls to cure. Persons at a dis iyC2-lm" treated by addressing by mail. I'kOCTOR JONES, No. 41rt Thirteenth street 5' insureH success in all FEMALE COMPA1NTS. Contmltationsexclnsire iy with ladies. Hours 9 a. m. to 5 p. m. je29-im* HDR. J. II. THOMPSON AS Removed from No. ii74 north F to 515} H street, one door west of 7th st. Office hours, 10 to 12 a. m.; 2 to 5 p. in. je23-1 m* QUERY??Who has the largest assortment of pattern for Stamping ? Who is the only prac tical person that Stamps? Who has the largest number of bands at Embroidery? Who has the finest stock of Embroideiies, Braids, fee., and who is the only person in the District thatdoes Fluting for ladies dresses? ?yPRINCE, 3*1 F STREET, where ladies can select from 25,000 choice patterns for any kind of work, and where they can get ANY PATTERN stamped. Having stamped for 80,ooo ladies is proof that he knows his business. Ladies who do not want their goods spoiled, but stamped as they should be, go to the only person in the city who does good worK. FLUTING! FLUTING! FLUTING! The only tnachini iu town now in operation. Fluting done as good as in new York or elsewhere. my9-tf *y-3?l F street.opposite Patent Olioe. SUMMER RESORTS. UNITED STATES HOTEL. CAPE ISLAND. N. J, JOHN WEST. AARON MILLER, PROPRIETORS. Beg leave to call the attention of their friends and the public to the above magnificent A .. A ^Establishment, which will be open forVc!MV the reception of visitors on the 15th of June,_ Besides a spacious Dining Hall and Parlors, it contains an unusual number of large and well ventilated Bed Rooms, all handsomely furnished with new furniture throughout. The Proprietors of this Establishment will spare no care or expense t? meet the wants of their guests, thereby hoping to share liberally in the pu bl ic patronage. Application tor rooms made to the subscribers, by letter to Cape Island, will receive a prompt reply. e5-6w WE8T & MILLER. DENTISTRY. QMAL DISCOVERY IN PENTISTBY. Tutli Ertracud without Pvin with tin Mukrtu ?j I would adrise all persons' having teeth to ex tract to ?*11 at Dr. LEWIE'S offiSe, and have them taken out by this nev and harmlesa process. Also call and1 examine the Doctor's nev and im proved method of Inserting Artificial Teeth. If you once see the great improvement in his teeth you will have them in no other style than this new fiiwT Jfil? ??e* are one, between 11th and Uth streets. potU 8. R. LEWIE, M. D., Dentist. M * M. D. .the Inventor and Patentee of the MINERAL PLATTE TEETH, at tends personally at his office in thisj city Many persons can wear these* teeth who cannot wear others, and no person can wear others who eannot wear thess. persons calling at my office can be accommodated With any style and price of Teeth they may desire, outto those whoare particular and wish the purest, cleanest, strongest, and most perfect dentnre that art can produce, the MINERAL PLATE will he more fully warranted. Booms in this city?No 33* Pennsylvania avenus between 9th and 10th streets. Also, 907 Arch st? Philadelphia. mar4-ly > R 0 0 F I N G FELT! R 0 0 V IN G CEMENT THOMAS FA HEY, CORNKR lOTH ST. WBrT ASD THE CiSAL, ? . Washington, D. C., Eeing the only agent in this city for RooSng Felt and Rooting Cement from an oid established firm, can afford to sell the above articled at the very lowest prices. Roofers 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. ___? iny&t-Jm 1/ 1DWBLL 4. HENDERSON, ' IV No. 307 D StkkJIT.skib Nistk, Respectfully inform their friends and the pubiie ftecerally that they have now iu atore a well se ected assortment of a WALL PAPERS AND WINDOW SHADES, which ttt?y are prepai ed to msII at the lowest cash prices. Work done at short notice in tht city or country by experienced workmen. ? Remember the place. No. 367 D street, near 3th, Pranklin Hall Building. apfl-tf PIANOS.?We have received this day, 4 Piauos of 8teinway ic Bon?, and 6 of Haines? Brothers, also, several Melodeons, which RE9HI we offer for sale at the lowest factory ?lt *? 1 prices. Several second band Pianos upon easy iornis. . . As Pianos are advancing in price, we advise per^ sons in search of a reliable I"?rnmeut, to eall and eismine cor a^rtiweat. -W. Q. METZKEOTT, ie a corner Uth a?d P?. avenue telegraphic news. THE War 151 GEORGIA. Continued Good News?Enemy Driven to tbe Fortification* at Atlanta. Philadelphia, July 15 The Nashville Union of the 13th iust, just received here, s'ates that the Union army had drivpn the rebels, and had arrived at the fortifications iu trout of Atlanta. ANOTHER DESPATCH. Chattanooga, July 11.?Tne rebels have burned the railroad bridge, and also the com mon road oridge, acioss Chattahooohie yester day. Gen. Sherman has crossed the river above and below the bridge, and effected a secure lodgment on tbe south bank. The rebels have abandoned strong fortifica tions on the Chattahoochie heightcommand ing the bridge, being again effectually flanked. It is uncertain in what direction they have gone. Our communication!? are in a favorable con dition. No rebel cavalry are near the road 111 lorce. AFFAIRS AT PETERSBURG. Neab Petbbstuibo. July 11, 11 p. m.?Oar cavalry has been skirmishing with the enemy near Ream's Station, (ten miles south of Petersburg ) The first interchange ot shots was early this morning, and tney have not yet ceased. The enemy is using the Weidon Railroad. It is useless to conceal this fact. Thirteen trains passed to and from Petersburg m one morning. Hill's corps is reported to have been with drawn from our front this aUernoou. It is highly probable they are moving round our left, and meditate getting into the rear. We are ready for Hill. Only Pickett's division is iatfront ?f Butler. Long'street is before the 9th and fith Corps. The rebels imagine our forces have nearly all been withdrawn. They have been feeling all along our linos. anticipated raid on the fron tier. New Yobk, Jnly 15.?The Commercial has a Washington dispatch that the Governor of Maine has telegraphed the President to send two steamboats to Castine and Eastport, as a raid is expected Irom New Brunswick, on the frontier; and that the President telegraphed to the proper authority at New York to send a vessel thither immediately. (ANOTHER DISPATCH.] AtrovHTA, Me., July 15.?The American con sul at St. Johns, N. B., has notified Gov. Cony tbat a small gang of Southern emigrants and sympathizers left St. Johns on Wednesday night to commit depredations on the frontier of Maine. There is possibly some foundation for this story, but the raiders are more likely to get into jail than anywhere else if they demonstrate in this section. THE LATE REBEL RAID. Baltimore, July 15.?Some "knowing" Se cessionists here assert that the recent rebel in vasion was merely a reconnoissance, to ascer tain the position and strength of the fortifica tions at Washington and in Maryland. Dis covering what they were, they merely retired to the other side of the Potomac to await large reinforcements, with which, when obtained, they will invade us sgaia with an immense armv, with Lee in command. This may be mere braggadocio, but since what has been done partakes more of truth than fiction, it is well to be on the alert, and not again be taken unawares. Some straggling rebels are reported to hav? been seen in Baltimore county last night. It is believed that the plunder obtained and the damage done by the rebels in Western Maryland and other parts of the State, will amount to tour million* of dollars. FROM CALIFORNIA. San Fbancisco, July 15?A correspondent writes lromGuaymas, Mexico, June'2 , that otiicial information has been received there of n . nn?ntTfli'V to seivB on? nr ronra nil aiI>TTOsrii.x privateering purposes; aud that the party had been >ent from "Secessia" for that purpose. The persons indicated are said to be at Gnaymas, where steps have been taken to check them. The French seized Mazatlan on the 4th of July. There was a French trigate oil the har bor! It had seized a Mexican schooner. The defences 01 the city had been completed, but tbere were ro guns to protect the works. General Mcliowell, Governor Low, aud a large number of military and civil officers yes terday inspected the fortitications in San Fran cisco harbor. More land defences are 10 be erected. Great Conflagration in Brooklyn?Loss ??. tiiuateri at 87 00,000. Brooklyn, July 15.?A large fire is raging in the new stores in Furnarn street, between State and Jero'amen streets. One vessel is on lire. Innumerable heavy explosions occurred. The Russian Irigate and other vessels near there have been towed away safely. [6E?'OND J?1S PATCH] New York, July 15.?The fire in Brooklyn originated in wool just arrived from Chili, iu the brigs Cn sar and Helene, and left on the pier, to be tixken to Jackson and Woodruff's stores. Among the property destroyed was the bark I^ewis, aud a cargo of nitrate of soda valued at #45,Olid, and the bark Cubana, valued at *>:?(),tdO. The buildings were valued at ?15,000. Sugar and molasses, owned by Roche Brothers Ac. Co., valued at $75,l>00; 1,700 tons of guano, belonging to the Peruvian Government, valued at S?-J4it,( 00, were also all destroyed. The ni trate 01 soda was owned by Fabrie A; Chaun cey, of New York, valued at S>10,U00. Various minor articles were also destroyed, and the to tal loss exceeds ?700,000. A large number of explosions were caused by the presence of worth of saltpeter in the bnilding, and which continued until there was nothing left to destroy. Several persons were slightly in jured. New Yerk Navy Agent. New York, Jnly 15.?Commissioner Osbora decided this forenoon on holding Isaac Hen derson, late Navy Agent, for trial, and com mitting him to await the action of the grand jory. _ Steamboats Burned at St. Leuis. St. Louts, jnly 15.?The steamers Welcome, Glasgow, Sunshine, Cherokee, Northern, and E. D. Dlx, were burred here early this morning. The loss will probably reach half a million of dollars. Decline in Geld. New York, J uly 15.?Gold closed at 250. Aktkp-noo* See vices.?In the C on gr r. nation - al Quarterly, Rev. H. Mead, of South Hadley, Mass., in a sensibly written article, takes ex ception to the usual superfluity of "Sabbath Services,'' and makes the remarks, the lorce of which will be felt, especially at this season, by the clergymen of this city, of all denomina tions : ?>We nre therefore in full sympathy with those who deplore the growing laxity in the habits of modern church-goers. There is to us something sadly ominous in the thinness of the alternoou congi egrations in many churches. It signifies very plainly a gjeat letting down of the ancient conviction that every one should be at tbe house ot God during the hour of pub lic worship. Even professed christians are learning how to absent themselves from church worship without compunction. It used to be d-emed a species of Sobbath-breaking to stay , awnv from church without.excnse. "We confess that we should be glad to have the .-aine teeling beoome prevalent agaiu. But so sealed lias the custom now become of ne sleciing the afternoon service, that even min isters have almost ceased to prpach against it or derrerate it. As only a small congregation can be exoectcd in the aflmoon, the best ser mon?that which has been prepared with the most care and labor?is preached in the morn ing The afternoon sermon is au oid one, or one hastily prepared. Thus the minister?uot aiways designedly?encourages the largest attendance in the first part of the day. We have b?'ard ot one pattor who. immediately^ a'ter hi* settlement, announced from the puipic tie intention to preach his best sermons in the lorenoon- Of course, his afternoon congrega tions were very thin. ??Now we do not claim that this tendency te' neglect church worship is due entirely to t|ie multiplicity of services, hn? we do claim thaftit is iu a large measure due to this." yyOne of the princlpil points made at a trial in a Court of Probate, in England, to prove the incapacity of'a testatrix aged 73. was, tbat "when she played at whist, she re volted and trumped ber partner's king." THE BRUTAL PROi KKDllUs OF THE BKBBLI AT UAtiBtUTuWK. What the Ladiri S?j #1 T??m We tale the following extracts from a received by a gentleman In this ci y-fro :abi. sister, reding in Hagersiown, Md. Trie i-.?ef ^?"dateof Jo^^ ^ awaw thHt the Trti."na^i?ited u? a*ai?: but tuaake J an ?U wis* Providence, we are ?a* mo-* de UvcmTtroB a set ot thieves m'.iru "?? They came into town last Tuesday about tare* o'clock, but many of owm'.. aute and citixens anticipating their arrival, I I arts vnki owu, carrying Till them-a* nes rortioc ol their goods and valuable*. ?? We bad a email force of ' uion c:*vairy ratroling the town from Sunday night until the arrival of the rebel* Sevente-u ol our men were taken prisoner-' in Iron', ot the 1 utherau Church, but hail they folio their Lieutenant, they would ha* - ?-> aped, it seems that they were not aware that tne rebels bad enured the town, and they ro.ie rigtu in among them. Lieutenant Winchester, who commanded our cavalry, determined v, cu hi1'way out, or die in the att? mpu and h; *> cordirgly dashed through them, the reh-i bnl fetsflving aronnd him all the time ??? thick as bail Vh* rebel General (*oCau?land) rod. ui> to Lieutenant V> mchesu-r, wtt^n Uie> both intw their revolvers and fired, but fortunately, the Lieutenant escaped, and if his me.i bad follow, d him they wonln hive * * a-? ' h ? We have been in the great* s terr0['an??b lew hours the rebeis w?ie here were the cari na v.e have ever experienced. Ihe v. uoie re! el army, which visited n; la ?' summer, was n. thing to compare to these cu'-tbr >a.s A scon a.--they were in tow n tlie.v anmineucea stealing e\ery horse that they could lay nana* ou. The yatit attached to tnr Li'herai Church was .-elected by them as a corral, li *hich h-'J placed their stolen stock. .?General MeOauatand, who ommanded the ret el troops rode do?n m'o uie jxiuiic square auil d. rnnuded th:a ?2o, otiai.it lv", h suits or clo'hinir he furnished him within tvro h >i*"s. In case the citizens tailed u> comply witn tms demaud, he threatened to burn the town. We were at ihe mercy ot the wret.eh, and a meeting ^as immediately called, consisting ol tae most prominent citizens of the tow n. After balding a consultation they concluded to giv.i the ??'0 000a but the clothing was* ho to be u.w;j, as there was not 1,500 outhts in the town, the clothing dealers havingprevionsly sent nearly all their goods it way. In this emergency what ?was to be done ! George W. S nith, fc^<i, wen: to General McCnusland uid pr >pcse.i to give #5?! ooo in lien of theootfit-sastiieclothin was tot' to be obtained. McCausIa id turned hi* back on Mr. Smith, and r. oi.e J iu lhe f 11 j w ine words- ?Bv the eternal God, if you do uot crmplv with niy demand in an* hour I will Are the town." Hon. J. Dixon Roman was then sent lor, ana went to iuter.:*d? with the blackguard, (tor he is not wt.rtbjr oT th< name of General,) but it was of no avail. SicCaus land reacted all of Mr. R.'s propositions ana said: "No, by God. 1 will s^t my men lojee to i>lunder the houses, ravish your wom^n, and burn the town." Mr. Roman th-n went to the Town Hall where the citizens wereas^emal-d, and denounced McCanslaud as a villain and a blackguard. Finally it was decided io*i.deav or and comply with the demand, and *fte<- dili gently searching all the stor s and private houses a sufficient quantity ol clothing was obtained to fill the requisition This, however, did not satisfy the marauders for they broke open every store and robbed them of their con tents. Such articles as they conld not take ?with them they threw into the s-.reets and de stroyed. , . "The next day they came to town after the Government storea, and all that they could not takeaway with them was burned or destroyed In one way or another. The (1 iverument grain was stored away in old Mr. Eichelner ger's warehouse, which they threatened to destroy by fire, but upon the men, women and children promising to go together and remova the grain to the street and buru it, they * pared the building. They demanded *50" lur grant ing this privilege, which was paid by the Hon. Wm T.Hamilton. They destroyed the engine house at the railroad, but it is lmpo?a:b!e for me to tell yon all the damage they did, or what we citizens suffered. They refused to let the citizens use the engines on the priv ite buildings while the railroad property was burning. _ .. ?>A dark pall seemed to bang over Hagers town, and every house in thepla e was closed. Many of our citizens did not sle^p for five nights, as they expected every moment to be burned out. "These iebels got about twotboiuand horses while here, and robbed every man and woman in the county they came a ro?s. .At Shirps bnrg thev went into a dwelling and demanded the silver ware of the lady of the house. She bad i oncealed her spoons about her person, but one ol the villains knocked her do wn and took them lrom her. . "The ladies ol this .town desired that the place should be burned, instead of aiding the evemv by giving thetn mouey. In case ths rebel Gen. McCausland is ever taken prisoner, the Government i? that he be turned over to them to be dealt with, aud you can rest as sured he will receive his jnst rev* ir.J. " When the southern chivalry re eived their new clothing they undressed uii the court honee pavement, withoutwiy regiirii lor mod tS''^Amongourmerchants who lost very h";ivily were 1>. O. Aughenbaugh,druggist; P. B Small i^nd John Knodle, shoe dealers." The following verse corninemorv.es the | no' uncommon misfortune of a huugry urchin There was a small boy of Pawtncket, He bought him an orange toBnck it, He had a long nose, And, as \ou m:iy suppose, Into the orange he stuck it. icyThe Huflalo Journal, the new Germau daily recently started in that city, uudsr the editorship of Dr. De Haas, is tae or^au of the German "Radicals," which wfis exp^ted to support the nomination ol Fremont, and which, since the Cleveland Convention, ha- main tained an attitude of politicil uncertainty, came out last week for Lincoln and Johnson. ^"Some copperhead sheets in the North are so very desirous of excusing the conduct of the rebels, that the^ make the cases of Raphael Semmes and Paul Jone.-, of Revolutionary fame, parallel, and argue that both a "ted uuder orders of rebel" governments, aud both had foreign crews. They think if Se.mmes is a pirate, so was Jones. KjTIt is related thata colored pfe^aber with in our lines, recently telt constrained :o preach against the extortions of sutlers, from which his flock had suffered. After much delibera tion, he announced his text as follows: "Now the serpent was more suttler than any beast ol the field the Lord God had made." ay All the places ol amusement, in Peters burg have been closed by order of the rebel government. All the males attached to the companies have been conscripted and sent tio the rifle pits. i Many Boston merchants have no*, only kept open the situations of their clerks but continue their salaries as inducements for them to enlist tor 100 days' service. ?ST Cook county, Illinois, including Chicago, claims that it pays the largest amount, of In ternal Revenue tax ol any Congressional Dis trict in the Union. ?y Nearlv fifty thousand hogsheads of to bacco have been received at Louisville during the present season, and about twenty thousand at St. Lous. ?r The stamp duty on telegraphic disptiches continues until August. The whole of the old law in relation to stams continues in for^e up to that time. ?7* Waifer says that, although be h<ti> never seen a "tie" run off, he has seen lots of collars limp within the past few days ?Kxqtrctt. ?7"The funeral of William Smith O'Hrien. in Dublin, on the '21th ult, was one of the largest that has taken place in Ireland for year*. ?^"Worthless dogs killed 7,32$ valnable sheeji in Leinster. Ireland, within a year. Irish papers say they are worse than wolves. ?^Torpedoes have been successfully used in blowing up sand bars aud other obstructions to navigation on tne Mississippi. ISriieavy taxation on whisky has induced Boston restaurant keepers to sell tooth picks at ten cents a piece. ?7"The police arrested a man in New York on Sunday night, who bad in his possession *2,tJ<iO worth ol artificial teeth, which he had stolen. JOTMiChigan has now aboutfour-and a half millions of sheep. Her whool crop is estimated at 12.000,000 pounds. W3TBalfe has written, in his happiest ve>u, a new opera, entitled the ?? Sleeping Queen.'' Jt is founded on a Spanish romance t&~ A thief in Indiana county, Pa., wa*? lately *o mean as to steal a blind horse from a blind BuptUt preacher. |/"A fire in the'Wisconsin lumber region has caused a destruction of worth of property. ?- Dan Bryant has left the burnt cork pro fession and taken to Irish oomedy. VHon. Timothy P- Redheld is tto Demo cratic candidate for Governor of Vermont, ?7-Pope Pids IX has nine Cardinal aats now at hi3 disposal. *7"A firm in Vermont has received orders for 4,000 pairs of crutches. WTbe Congregation church at Angus!*, Maine, has been destroyed by lightning. tfgrThe Connecticut l*?gUlaiure has a^ jonrned one die. gtfr Upwards of 10,000 Swims emigre on their way to the raited Statss.

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