Newspaper of The Washington Standard, January 19, 1861, Page 4

Newspaper of The Washington Standard dated January 19, 1861 Page 4
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The Culture of Celery. There arc but few farmers who at tempt to grow celery, yet it is not aditHcult matter; and it is an excellent vegetable, not only as a sort of condi ment, like pickle, cole-slaw, &e., but it is nourishing food. And every far mer's wife who has a taste for setting a handsome table, either for her own fam ily or when she lias company, will al ways be glad to have a handsome clislf of celery as a table ornament, if it was not touched as food. Where there is a market for it, it is coiisidered-as good a paying crop as almost any one that can lie grown with so little trouble as this garden vegetable. The lhirtieidtiirist savs: "Nearly all the Celery sold in the New York markets is grown as a sec ond crop. The ground is first heavily manured in Spring for crops of early vabbages, beets or onions, which are sold off usually by the first week in July. The ground is then cleared off, plowed, and harrowed, and at once planted with Celery, if the //round is moist eniiin/li to ren ire it. The Celery i« planted in rows four feet apart for e.irly, and three feet for the late crop— plants 111 each case six inches apart —all on the surface of the ground. This is what is technically termed the 'flat' system. Never manure specially for Celery unless the crop preceding it has been neglected, and then manure over t : ie whole surface, as any one of expe rience knows that the feeding-ground for the roots is not confined to six inches 011 each side of the plants, but that they will meet in the center of four-feet rows; hence the absurdity of manuring only in the rows. The culture of the crop by the 'flat' system is very simple. In a week or so after'planting, the ground is run through by the triangu lar hoc harrow; this is continued at intervals often or twelve days thro, lgh o it the scasi.il to keep down the weeds .and stir the ground. A man and horse van cultivate four acres per day. or something near 120,0 0 roots, which, by the trench system, would require all to be hoed by band, involving at least twenty times the amount of manual labor. As soon as the Celery gets to be 1"> •or IK inches high, instead of the hoe harrow use a plough to throw a slight furrow to the Celery; then the ling" or straightening-up process is gone through with, and a heavier fur rnvis then thrown against it. It is Jlien allowed to remain eight or ten days to extend the hearts, when the banking up process is finished by the spade. This isjjie practice with what is sold in September, October, and No vember. That which is put away to preserve for "Winter use is done the same with in every respect, except that it. is not banked up by the spado nor Iflanclied in any way before being put awav. The crop being all straightened up, begin to put away what you want for n<c through December on the first dry diy after the 2f>th of October (dates are o" great importance for localities of the same temperature), and so continue until you finish, which may be about the 1 "ith of November; any later, in our -district, is dangerous for frost; earlier, the Celery will whiten tooquiek, and rot. The best manner of preserving is to choose a sandy, oh at least a dry spot, in an open exposure, stretch a line, and dig a trench or drain 10 or 12 inches wide, and of the depth of the Celery to be put away. It is then dug up, the earth well shaken from the roots, and packed perpeiiitii-utiirlf/ iu the trench or drain,. just tight enough not to bruise the steins. No earth is put to the roots; the damp soil of the trench gives mois ture enough. You simply dig a trench si ml pack it full of Celery, and let it stand until there is danger of hard freez ing; then throw strawy stable manure on each side, leaving a strip of the green leaves in the center uncovered. This gives ventilation, and prevents too rapid ripening. This may be done the first of December, and by the middle the whole may be covered six or eight inches deep over the sides and top. It can be drawn any time during Winter for use or marker. The near contact of the stalks with the manure while thus stored does not affect the Celery any more than it does while growing before it is taken up, any more than it <loes potatoes or any other vegetable that wo eat. About topping tlic plants when trans planting, a largo grower of Celery says; " I mow ott'with the scythe "some throe inches of the tops of Celery twice "in the season before transplanting."— Tribune. Curing Skins with the Hair on. Tin 1 Irish Farmers Gazette gives the following receipt for curing skins with the hair on: "Steep the skins in water, and wash them well till they are soft ami clean; they are then scraped and thinned on the fleshy side with a fleshing-knife, and laid in fermented loam for a few days, after which they are taken out and washed. A solution of salt and lime is then made, and the fleshy side rapidly and well rubbed with it, till that side is well bleached; after which make a paste to the consistency of hon ey, of the lime and salt solution, by add ing wheateu flour and yolks of eggs, and spread this paste on the fleshy side; after this they are stretched and dried, and then rubbed dry with puui iee stone." We do not understand what is meant by fermented 10..m," miles* it i* l >a- my earth mixed with anything that will cause fermentation. The Indians al ways use brains to soften deer-skins, which they dry in smoke. Deer, calf, I and sheen-skins should he dressed by j farmers for home use. A single skin, i or two, is often troublesome to sell, and is not valuable. If dressed, with or without the hair, it is always useful. A nice lamb-skin makes a very pleas ~ant foul-mal in wagon or-sfctgh;—— The Wheat Market. The exportation of wheat from San Francisco to New York, Europe, Aus tralia, and other parts, and which c«n tinucs, is likely to provide a demand for our surplus in California. A San Francisco paper estimates that this de mand will equal 70,000 bushels before the next crop will come into market. Another fact in connection with the future market in San Francisco, should he considered. The weather litis been so dry in California, so far, the present winter, that but very little wheat has been sown. If there is no change in the weather there, California must look to us, another year, for wheat for home consumption. These tacts ad monish our fanners to soir all the irhcat tin '/ mi) the present winter. It they con suit their own interests, tin's irdf lie if one. Wheat and Hour are advancing in Sail Francisco. On the 4th ot Decem ber wheat was quoted in the Jleridd at from $1 1.1 to ,$1 .")() per 100 lbs., ihpeif (Hit / IIJHID qihititif. On the 10th, wheat liail advanced, and the quotations in the same paper were from $1 f>o to #1 o."> per 100 lbs., i/I jn ml'ii;/ np<>n i/iiiditi/. On the4th, in the same paper, _ flour was quoted, fancy brands at s•"> 2"> toso .10 for 200 11>.>., and National Superfine tor export, at $4 for 200 lbs. On the 10th, the same authority quotes at $0 Hi and $•» 00 pel* 200 lbs. In both articles, from the -Ith to the 10th, there was a material advance in prices. The low price of freight has induced a large transportation of flour to San Francisco from this port. We are in formed that the tlour thus sent is a su perior article. There is at this time a very large amount of tlour awaiting shipment. We are glad that there is a market for it even at the present pri ces. The money for our wheat will do much to relieve the country. Since the above we have received the Jh mill of the 22nd Dee., giving quotations of wheat at i?l,»0, sl,4.»aud £!,-,() per 100 lbs.— Oregon Kiirmer. WHAT IS CONSCIENCE? Wendell Phillips, in his late eulogy upon The odore Parker, said ; "The very last page thov busy fin gers ever wrote tells the child s story, than which, he says, 4 no event in my life has made so deep and lasting an in*-1 pression on me.' 4 A little boy in pet ticoats, in my fourth year, my father sent me from the field home.' A sp< t ted tortoise, iu shallow water, at the foot of a rhodora, caught bis sight, and lie lifted his stick to strike it when a voice within said, 4 lt is wrong. ' I stood with lifted stie'e, in wonder at the new emotion till the rhodora and tortoise vanished from my sight. I hastened home, and asked my mother what it was that told me that it was wrong. Wiping a tear with her apron, and tak ing me in her arms, she said: 4 Some men call it conscience; but I prefer to call it the voice of (.Sod in the soul of mail. It you listen to it and obey it, then it will speak clearer and clearer, and always guide you aright. Hut it von turn a deaf ear, or disobey, then it will/ado out, little by little, and leave you iii the dark and without a guide." JRJSV* Poetry is to philosophy, what the Sabbath is to the rest of the week. ggyllow to become a real estate agent—Marrv a rich wife. Ordinances of the Town of Olympia. Ordinance No. It. An Ordinance in relation lo Streets am! Highways. SI. lie it ordained l»y the Hoard of Trustees of the town of Olympia, That no person shall de posit. place, or put, nor sutler to lie deposited, plat ed, or put. by any person or persons iu his or her employ any goods, wares, firewood, coal, lum ber, chattels or merchandise of any description whatsoever, in any of the streets, highways, al leys. or other public places of said town, except while landing or shipping the same, or actually removing the same into or out of some building or iuclosure, or loading the same into, or unloading the same out of some vehicle. $ 2. Thut no person slut 11 suffer, or permit any wood, lumber, merchandize or other tiling what ever, to him belonging, or under his enre or con trol, to be tiud remain in any street, highway, alley, or other public land lending to or adjoining that part of the waters of liudd's Inlet, situate within the corporate limits of said town, any longer time than is necessary to land the same from or put the same on board of any boat or vessel ; and in 110 case shall such time exceed twenty-four hours. \ .1. That no person shall throw or deposit, or cause to be thrown or deposited, iu nnv street, highway, or public place in said town, any coal dust, soot, ashes, cinders, shavings, hair, shreds, manure, or any animal or vegetable matter, or sub stuney whatever. jj 4. That no person, for the purpose of erecting or repairing any building, shall erect or cause to lie erected any staging, nor deposit any building materials, or rubbish, or remains of any old build ing, ill such manner as to obstruct the passage over more than one-third part of the street or high way In which such staging is erected, or such building muterials, rubbish or remains of any old building arc deposited, nor for any longer period than may be necessary froin time to time for the prosecution of the work which may be going on. $5. livery person who shall violate any of the provisions of this ordinance shall forfeit and pay it sum not less than live nor more than twenty dollars, which shall be recovered for the use of the town, in the same manner as other lines and penalties are collected. Passed May 19th, 18C0. K I.WOOD EVANS, President of the Board of Trustees, Attest: Richard Lane, Clerk. CHARLEB A. CRAXE, ADVERTISING AGENCY, NO 172 MONTGOMERY STREET, ••an Francl*co. ( alirornln. Tii nil mi IT MAT mil! KNOW YE that at the Old Pout Office, Portland, all Descriptions of Stationery, Blank Books, &c„ All Novels by the following Authors, viz: Mrs.'South worth, Sam Slick, Miss Bremer. .lames, Mrs. Hcntz, Mrs. Gore, Ann L. Stephens, Mrs. Holland, Charles Dickens, Win. Ilowitt, Bulwer, Lagetehlnikoff, Miss Pnrdoc, Spindlor, Reynolds. \\ ard, Emerson Bennett, C. A. Murray, Charles Lever. Pierce Egan, Alexander Duuuis, De Bcauford, Capt. Marryutt, Anderson. Smith, * Charles Rowcroft, Arthur, Mrs. Maberly, Ainsworth, Knowles, Mail land. De Vigny. Eugene Sue, Mrs. S. C. Hall, D israeli. t'urrcr Bell, E. J. Peterson, D. Hcnnay, Leigh Hunt, Wharton, Curlilc. Miss 8. Ferrie, Ellen Pickering, Henry Fielding, Lippard. Mrs. Inelibuld, Frank Farleigh, 11. 11. Milman, Mrs. Grav. G. 11. Lewis, Dr. Hollirut, Mrs. Gaskell, Geo. 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To ilo the whole of that work wonhl r.«|iiire the constant lnlior of the Register from two to three year.-, prmided that he liril no other ilnties toper iiirin. lint when it is known that two-third* of his time is oeenpied with coullictiiigdonationsnud pre-emption eases, persons having (Intuition pnpers in the ofliee may well look to the future for their eeriiliriites nml Patent ', Believing that many wmihi prefer having their donations completed now. rater than \iait for t!ie indefinite ' course of human events," and hcin;» wellnc<|uainted with III" Intriiiess, I am prepared to make out papers and proeure Certificates fori Iniinauts in all parts ofthe Territory. I will nlso attend to the preparation and of det laratory statements and linal proofs for pre-empt ions, and drawing map* nfclalmsand Tow it ships, from the origlnim) surveys, fort lump desiring them. Kor preparing the papers and procuring a certificate for a donation claim, where there is no conflict, my charge is five dollars. Kor preparing andli ling" declaratory statements and paying the government fee, three dollars. KorTownship maps, live dollars, nml claim maps one dollar cnch. In all eases the fee must come in advance. Persons having liought land, acquired under the Donation I.aw. cannot lie too careful to see Certifi cates are issued. A. M. POK, Nov. 24, IHtio. [.'l:lf] Olympia, \V. T. QUINCY HALL —THE— LARGEST Clothing Emporium IX CALIFORNIA. lit, 1-19 and 1(11 Wanlilnfffon HI., SAX FRANCISCO. Novemher IT, 1860. I:m3 EL WOOD EVANS, ATTORNEY AT LAW, OLYMPIA, W. T. Office in Wright'* New Building, first door cast of Main Street. Nov. 14th, 18C0. l:ly FIOIEIH STOUIIIIPOIIT. Cray'* Harbor, W. T. ALSO AT MOSTE/.ANO, (THE COUNTY SEAT) ON CHEIIALIS RIVER. 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When sent hy mail, the Postage to miy part of the United State's w ill he hut 21 CCIItN a year for '• Rlackwood," and hut II ceiltN a year for each of the Ueviews. N. ll.—The price in (Jrcat I'rituin of the five Pe riodicnls nhove named is S»:iI per annum. JUST Heinittances should always he addressed, post paid, to the I'uhlishers. LEONARD SCOTT 4 CO.. No. 54 Uold street, New Vork. January Sth, IHiSI. No. H PROBATE NOTICE. In matter of E.-tiite of Charles 11. Mason, deceased. Petition for conveyance of certain real estate, T.«kk Xotick that 11. A. (Soldsboroitgh has filed Ills petition iu the I'rohutc Court of the county of Thtir>lon. praying for an order to issue to the ad ministrator upon the estnte of CHARLES 11. MA SON, Ui. cased, to make n conveyance of an undi vided third interest to certain lots iu the town of Seattle, W. T., in conformity to tlictcrms of a cer tain written agreement, executed hy said deceased during his life time : which petition will come on to lie heard at the January term of said I'rolmto Court, to lie held in Olynipia, in said county, on TUESDAY, January■ 224, IB<il, at II o'clock in he forenoon of said day. All parties interested in said estate can then he heard why said petition should not he granted. 11. M. WALKER, Probate Judge. Oh n pin, W. T., Pee Mi, IfOO. (i:\v4 J. H. KELLETT, SADDLE, HARNESS, TRUNK MANUFACTURER, ANO DEALER IN SADDLERY Hardware, Saddle' Trees, Hlock mid llcnt Stirrups, etc. Shop on .Main Street, OTympln. W. T. Prices tf> suit the times. Hides mid Produce taken 111 exchange, and cash never refused. Olynipia. Nov. 17. ISCO. WASHINGTON HOTEL,' NIMS CIALLIIIER, Pro. CORNER <»:•" SECOND AMI MAIN STREETS. Olympin. W. T. Hoard per week $5 on Olunpin. Nov. 13. li'CO " ly DR. J. C. YOUNG, LATK I'lWtobOll OF THE UNIVERSITY OK PENS. Can be found at his Private Medical Office and Hoipital, No. 210 CLAY STREET, Opposite the southeust corner of the Plaza. WHERE HE CAN BE CONSULTED PRI- Vrttely, and with the utnio3t confidence, by tbc ultiictcd, at uil hours daily, from 8 A. M. to 8 P. M. DB. YOUNG addresses those who arc suffering under tlu? affliction of private diseases, whether arising from impure connection or the terrible vice of self-abuse. iJevottHjj trt3 entire thne to tli.it particular brnuch of the profession, he feels war ranted in GUARANTEEING A CUBE IN ALL CASES, whether of longstanding or recently con tracted. entirely removing the dregs of disease from the system, and makingU PKRKKCT and PER MANENT CURE. He would call the attention of the afflicted to the fuct of his long-stitndintf and well-earned rep utation, furnishiug sufficient ussurance of his skill and success. Upwards of five thousand cases Imve been dis charged cured in the year ending July Ist, 1800, showing a record surpassing any hospital in the United States. CONSULTATION, by letter or otherwise, FBBK. CONSTITUTIONAL DEBILITY AND SEMINAL WEAKNESS.-—Dr. Young addresses those who have injured themselves by private and improper indulgence in that secret and solitary habit which ruins the body and mind, unfitting them either for business or society, with the view to impress upon their minds, before it is too late, the übsolute ne cessity of skillful medical treatment, and by a direct course of reasoning to show that although we may not he ungrateful for the health given us, that it cannot be sported or trifled with without loss; and when once engendered cannot be regain ed by mere abstinence from folly, or urgent and strong display of courage. It may nut be generally understood by the great majority of sufferers from mental depressions, that these dull and heavy sensations experienced in the head and about the chest, accompanied by feelings of anxiety and foreboding, arise from a disorgan ization of the important functions of the body.— Such, however, is the fact, and in latter years to such an extent has this been carried that our In sane Asylums are becoming filled with patients who owe to this cause alone their suffering. The study and practice Of years lias shown conclusively that to the weakness of the genital organs, super induced far too often by self-abuse, which has be come so apparent in the face ; and where once our fathers stood giants in muscular force, the men ot to-dav are dwarfs in comdarison. The >ymptoms of the disease may,be faint to-dug. but so surely as you experience that weakness in the buck and limbs, dimness of sight, nervousness, derangement of the digestive functions, and gen eral debility, so surely will follow the harrowing mental prostration too awful to contemplate, and which will end only as the last breath comes strug gling. gasping from the breast of the expiring vic tim. There is something noble in dying when the good has been fought, but what mnii can view a grave tilled by one whose life dribbled out in pollution, without a feeling of disgust. Do not hesitate, hoping that time will eradicate what it only strengthens, but call at once at my office, with the full assurance ot a speedy and per manent cure. Let no sense of fit he shame deter you. but save yourself from the awful effects of this dread disorder, and regain the full strength <>'' your manhood. Merrill*) In no form enlrrit into the llmit'dles adopted by Dr. Yoi.ng Mercury has been named, not inaptly, "The curse of Man," as, under the treacherous garb of a restorer, ii bequeaths the most terrible disease. We do not see it at once, but hidden beneath the fair surface, it poisons the blood, destroys the ner vous ami niiiM ulr.r system, preventing the action of the joints, and rendering wretched, under the name of rheumatism, the life of the suffered.— "The remedy is worse than the disease," as many a poor, crippled, miserable, toothless wretch will say, while pointing to his decayed jaws and ulcer ous gums, lie tells of its ravages—or at his swollen joint- unil body marked with purple or leaden col ored sores which speak of hi- pains, and again lit his impaired, ruined digestion, which tells of » retched days and sleepless nights. All affections arising from the use of mercury perfectly eradicated and health fully restored. ill dIMPiiMPN of n private nature arising from impure connection, such as fleers. Swelling of the tiroins, fleers in the Throat. Sec ondary Syphilis, Cutaneous Eruptions, ricerations. Tertiary Syphilil, Syphilis in Children. Mercurial Syphilitic Affections, (ionorrhiva, (ileet, Strictures. False Passages, lntlaimition of the Illnddcr. and Prostrate (llnnds, Kxeoriations, Tumors, Pustules etc., treated in the most scientific manner. Cure always Guaranteed or no Per Required. Dr. Voung would state that he lias been a pro fessor of Obstetrics and Female diseases for the past fourteen years, and is fully qualified to ad minister in nl' cases both medically and surgically, not in a superficial, but in a* thorough a manner as years of study and practice—both in hospitals and private families—can make. Therefore fami lies can rely upon him as upon a father. All in nltliction can tiud in him one who can feel and sympathise with, and befriend tlieni in trouble— one in whose seeresy the utmost bonfidencc can be pluced. Conic, all ye that arc afflicted uud in trouble, and you will be relieved and cured. Filiate Medical Otßee and Hospital 210 CLAY SSTREKT. Onjiiir-llc eolith west corner of the Plaza, SAN FRANCISCO. 1)11. J. C. YorXG. DR. J. C. Yorrn, who has become so celebra ted for tli'.- thousands of cures which he hits pcr formeil oil old,, chronic, incrcuridl, syphilitic, and ■ill private diseases, without mercury, is consulted daily at his ollice, 210 Clay st., from !) A. M. to 8 I'. M. A cure liuarunteed or no pay. l>r. Young has proliuldy had more practice in venereal diseases than any physician in I'alifornia. He cures all the most aggravated cases of this dis ease. and mild ones he removes in from two to five days. The Doctor has for many years been known as the most eminent and successful physi cian practising in the United States, aud what is more important to the patient, lie always effects a speedy and permanent cure. Travelers, seamen, miners ond others, who wish to be cured without mercury, hindrance from busi ness, or exposure to friends, should apply to him as soon as possible, aud a perfect cure guaranteed in all curable cases. The follow ing are a few of the many testimonials of Dr. Young's ability as a practitioner, which have appeared in the public journals of the last few years : [FROM TIIK IIOSTON MKDICAI. JoruxAi.] Although v e are opposed to the system of ad vertising for good and sullicicnt reasons, still we deem it but justice to say that Dr. Young is one of the most industrious and indefatigable votaries of the uiedlcal science ill the Cuited States. [FROM PROFESSOR JACKSON.] The subscriber is personally acquainted with Dr. Young, mid litis seen inuch of his practice, ami can bear testimony to his merits as a practitioner. [FROM TIIK New YORK HERALD.] The eminence of this distinguished gentleman in bis profession, anil the very extended opportuni ties possessed by Irm for the observance of vene real diseases, mekpt lit* services invaluable to those afflicted with >hc above complaints. [FROM TIIK WIIIG AFI> ADVI-RTISER.] All afflicted with private complaints should, if possible, consult I »r. Young, whose medical edu cation is not surpassed by any physician iu the country. In his skill, honor and integrity all may rely with «afet> . while most of the medical prac titioners in this city nre without honesty or res ponsibility, their pretensions being grounded iu ignorance and assumption. Imparl tint to stranger* and Otherw Requiring Medlral Treatment. 1 Dr. Young i tin- pif>tii>er Advertising Physician in California, and tbc only one now advertising who has received a regular medical education which is requisite for the successful treatment of diseases. Because of his unparalleled success there hare sprung, from time to time, into exist! euce, impostors, without character or education who, by boasting have managed to deceive the unl wary sufferer into tho belief that they were respect, able' and scientific men. In so doing, they have scattered broadcast their noatrumi among the hot est and unsuspecting, to the destruction of health and in some enses life itself. Beware of them at you would of tho Upas tree, for they are as des tructive. Dr. Young's office is at 210 CLAY ST. opposite the southwest corner of the Plata. ' With regard to remuneration, (an indispensable preliminary between patient and prcscriber, and which no fastidiousness or false delicacy should set aside,) Dr. Young begs respectfully to state to those wishing to cousult him, that in ordinary in. stances the usual fee is expected as by other prac titioners ; but where patients seek to entrust their cases to his entire management, he takes this op. portunity of cxpressin his readiness to name » specific consideration to conduct the case for a determinate period, or to a successful issue, where by the invalid is at once apprised of the extent of the expense to be incurred, and the physician se cured the punctual attendance of his patient, which' 1 the golden toll often deters beyond the second or •" third interview, and which arrangement Dr. Young will be happy to apportion to the parse—length l of the patient, as inny be agreed at the first inter-* view. TO CORRESPONDENTS. Patients residing in any part of the State, how-'' ever distant, who may desire the opinion aud ad vice of Dr. Yonng on their respective cases, and who think proper to submit • written statement of such, in preference to holding n personal interview, are respectfully assured that their communications will be held most sacred. DP. Yonng takes this opportunity of observing that all letters arc onljr opeucd and replied to by himself, and the latter a» promptly its possible. If the case be fully and candidly described, per sonal communication will be superseded, as in structions for diet, regimen, and the general treat ment of the case itself, (including the remedies,) will lie forwarded without delay, and in such » manner as to convey no idea of the letter or parrel so transmitted. Consultation gratis. J. C. YOUNG, M. D. The Frenrli Lunar, or Female Monthly PHI*. The best remedy ever discovered for suppressed menses in females. Tlicy arc safe and sure, acting in the most easy manner possible, never creating sickness, but renovating the system, and at the same time they remove any obstructions which may impede fur the time the natural flow of the menses. No family should lie without a box in the house, as they greatly assist in the delivery, at maturity, of the child. They should rot be taken under some circumstances, in the early stages of pregnancy, which will appear plain to ladies. Price $5 per box. with full directions, seut to any part of the Pacific coast upon receipt of the lnonev. Address J. C. YOUNG. 210 Clay street. Opposite southwest corner of the Plaza. 1 :m3 San Francisco. Sands' Sarsaparilla. The Great American Remedy For Purifying the Blood. WILL BE rorxti A CKItTAIN CURE KOR Scrofula. Rheumatism, Salt Rheum, Fe ver Sores. Erysipelas, Pimples, Biles, .Mercurial Diseases, Liver Com plaint, Cutaneous Eruptions, Stubborn Ulcers, Loss of Appetite, General De bility, &c. AS AX AL.TERATIVR AXL> RENOVATING AGENT, IT I* I'NEQL ALLED ! I! A plentiful supply of pure blood is as esiential to animal life as iiglit. heat, and genial shower* are to the vegetable kingdem. When the proper cir culation of the vital tluid is impeded, sickness ia the inevitable consequence, the secretion* become unhcalty. the liver becomes clogged with impure bile, which, forced iuto the system, vitiates and in- Humes the blood, engendering scrofula and cutane ous and biliary disorders. The experience of sii tccn years has fully established the high reputa tion of this invaluable medicine; it* curative pow ers have been thoroughly tested in long-standing and obstinate cases, with such invariable incee** us to call forth the most flattering commendationa from eminent physicians throughout the country. MEDICAL TESTIMONY. The following recommendation is from one of the oldest physicians in New London, Conn.: Messrs. A. It. k I). SAXKS: —Ccutlrincn:— Year Sarsaparilla has been very extensively used in (hi* city and the neighboring towns, and so far as my knowledge extends, uniformly with succes*. In a great variety of diseases of long standing, and of a very distressing and dangerous character, which have resisted it long list of remedial agents, It has been used—in many of them \\ ith complete sne cess, and in all with decided benefit. It is regard ed by the medical profession as a medicine of great efficacy in a numerous class of disease*, such a* in veterate constitutional complaint*, when the sys tem hits been loug diseased; in cose* of long stand ing; in obstinnte diseases of the skin; in enfeebled conditions of the system; in chronic ahsceMM, at tended with profuse discharge*; disease* of the bones; obstinnte ulcers; chronic pulmonary affec tions, enlarged glands, and various other maladies connected with a depraved state of the system. Its use Is usually followed with improvement' of ap petite and digestion, increase of strength and flesh, better rest* at night, the production of a more healthy state of mind, and complete restoration to health. Truly vours, WM. STERNE, Jl. D. Prepared and sold by A. B. 4 D. SANDS, whole* sale druggists, 100 Fulton street, corner of WIIIIM, New York. For sale by 11. JOHNSON & Co., and RiDii«r«t k Co.. San Francisco; Iltcs k t'oris, Mary*villi' It. H. MCDOXALU k Co., Sacramento; and l>y drug gists generally. l:Sm The Great inpaaew Rraaetfjr, THIS WOXDKRFI'L HEMEDY, CALLED TOR Japanese Venereal SALVE, and iirnl for the euro of Syphilitic Sores and procured at great trouble mid expense, in now placed in the hand* of (fists for salt, where persons afflicted can purchat* it. nnd effect cure* without the consequent mortifi cation and heavy charge* incurred by going to physician*. The ingredients procured from theee scicntific nnd wonderful people arc such a* have not been known to the rest of the world in the enre of loathsome corruption*, and for excel* any thing heretofore used. Testimonial* of astonishing cures could be obtained if necessary, bat it i* only requisite to test it to prove its gren't healine qnali. tie*. The cost is nothing compared to it* value. For sale at nil the Druggist*. THE JAPAVZBX SALTS, For the cure of Cut*. Burn*. Sprain*, Guar hot Wounds, Pile*, lloils, Chilblain*. Rralfe* and all kind* of Sore*, ha* been discovered to be the best nnd most wonderful preprration ever used. It* healing properties are astonishing, almost magicaK It supersedes all salve* now in use, and develop*: one great good thut has resulted front the opening of .Tnptme.-c ports to the commerce of the world',, nnd will cause nil tfiat use it to rejoice that so de*. sirablc result has been accomplished. Thi* salvo has been sufficiently used to test it* qualities- Try it all—everybody. No family *hould he with-, out it—and although the ingredient* are rare and' expensive, only FIFTY CENTS i* charged for a box. It can be obtained of all the Druggist*. PH. KENT, Agent, Kcvud*. |:nt:i *, " The IT I purifier of the blood ii> Hall's F*r» npiHMa