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Giiahoid Quabiebs. Commodore Smith
. baa just taken possession of bit new quarters',
' which have been removed to the lower floor of
the Nary Department.
Thbeb Dwellings Bobnid. At earl dawn
this morning, the inmates of the houses on the
corner of Pennsylvania avenue- and Second
street east were arronsed by the alarm of fire,
and before sufficient help could be available,
the dwelling and grocery store of Michael
Cantwell, and the dwelling of Mr.' Ball, were
burned'to the ground. Mr, Cantwell's loss was
from. six to eight hundred dollars'. Mr. Ball's
was partly insured. Mr. C. occupied two of
Tho Franklin Columbia, Anacoslia, and
Perseverance engines were on tho ground with
their usual promptness.
We understand a Mr. Johnson lost three
hundred dollars in cash.
Tin Person Phalanx. The Phalanx ar
rived in Baltimors yesterday afternoon, and
were received at tho depot by the City Guard
battalion. At tho' Unlversalist church, an ad
dress of welcome was made by Mayor Brown,
which was responded to," on tho part of the
Phalanx, by Capt. J. W. Stewart.
The Phalanx will arrive in this city at six
o'clock this evening, and bo received at the
depot by one company of the Washington
Light Infantry battalion. To night, it is ex
pected they wil1 visit the Theatre, to witness
the magical exploits of Professor Anderson.
Tomorrow they will visit Mount Vernon, and
leavo this city, on their return home, on Friday
Supreme Codbt. In the Supreme Court
yesterday, Attorney General Black delivered a
eulogy on the late associate Justice I aniel.
Chiet Justice Taney made an appropriate re
sponse, and ordered the proceedings of the bar
yesterday and thoso of to-day to be entered on
Criminal Court. Tho court were engaged
to-day with the cases of John Mc'Cann, Patrick
McCann, Charles Finlev, Joshua Scrivener,
and Patrick Cassidy, charged with- riot at a
firemen's funeral in Georgetown, in February
last. F. W. Jones for the defence.
The case was not concluded when our re
REroBUCAN Meetino. iTbe Republican As-
so ciation of Fifth and Sixth Wards held their
resular meeting last evening at Odd Fellows'
Hall, Navy Yard. Several new members were
elected, and applications for admission were
It is expected that several able speakers will
address them at the next meeting.
We are glad to observe that the cause among
" the bone and sinew " of that section is on the
Serenade. Last night the members of tho
National Rifles secured the services of the Ma
rine Band, and serenaded their Orderly Ser
geant, Duport Davis, at bis residence on O
street, between Ninth and Tenth streets, who
has recently given up " single bles&dness " for
a life of wedded bliss.
After the performance of several fine airs, the
company were invited in and partook of a
bountiful collation set out by the worthy host
Dangerous the practice the boys have of
drawing their sleds and sliding over the pave
ments immediately after every snow. We heard
of an old gentleman on Sixth street, who was
severely injured in passing over one of these
slippery places. The boys should take to the
commons, and keep off the pavements.
A Splendid Chandelier tor the Capitol.
The work of furnishing gas fixtures for the
Senate portion of the new Capitol in this
city was confided to the firm of Warner, Mis
key, & Merrill, of Philadelphia. The firm
named have already nlaced there a larsre num
ber of chandeliers, brackets, &c, and they have
just completed a splendid piece of work for
.Li. Vina D-a-tilant'a wnn Tf . fwalvA.
IUU VW 1 bOluUk o .wwu.. Ait .a - b. i w-
light chandelier of massive proportiqns, made
of fine gilt throughout, and elegantly embellish
ed with appropriate devices. The bowl or body
bears upon it three fino medallion heads of
Washington. Above this are three finely pro
portioned figures which are designed as em
blems of youth and vigor. These figures each
support a colnmn which is surmounted by an
eagle bearing the American shield. In the
centre of the three pillars is a full-length
Btatuette of an Indian warrior. The canopy
or crown-piece of the whole structure is adorn
ed with the coat of arms of the original thir
teen Slates. Every portion of the chandelier
is gotten up with relerence to the public and
national use to which it is to be devoted, even
the keys being formed of a star surrounded by
a wreath, it will arrive here during tne pres
Watch Report. P. 0. Calhoun, for amu
sing himself in a manner not quite in accord
ance with municipal law, viz: by indulging in
the use of profane language, was desired to
"fork over" $2.15 for the benefit of the cor
poration ; which ho did. Kate Jones, a very
pious young lady, undertook to amuse herself
in the same delightful manner; the corporation
being rather short of funds. Miss Kate was re
quested to help out a little, by handing over
$3.94. Kato seemed to have a regard for the
state of corporation finances, and very gener
ously contributed thoHatnount, Several lodg
ers were also accommodated.
Row in 8wampoodle. Last night, between
seven and eight o'clock, the quiet portion of
the residents of that neighborhood were much
disturbed and annoyed by a number of drunken
Irishmen, engaging In a tree ngnt, m wnicn
stones and brickbats w(
i were freely used. No ar-
rests were made.
Tho cold weather reminds ns that wood and
coal, those indispensable articles for the winter
season, are wanted. Sheriff & Dawson, who
have their office on Pennsylvania avenue, be
tween Third and Four and a-half streets, have
constantly on hand every variety of articles
usually kept in an establishment of this kind.
John T. Given, corner of 0 and Fourteenth
streets, also promises " fair prices and fair
dealing " to all desiring to purchase wood or
Anthony, opposite the Avenue House, still
has thoso fine ?.1 hats on band.
RtD Men. The late members of Mohawk
nnd'Osago Tribes bavo a meeting at Temper
auco Hall to night, when important business is
to come up for consideration.
Outiuoe. On Monday levelling, as a gen
tleman named Bien, accompanied by bis wife,
was returning home from a visit, when near the
depot, was accosted by two Baltimore roughs,
wbo used insulting language towards Mrs. Bien.
Upon Mr. B. remonstrating with the rascals, he
was knocked down, thn men taking to their
'heels. Calling to his assistance a policeman,
they were followed as far as Seventh street and
Pennsylvania avenue, where they were arrested.
The next moraine thev called upon Mr. B. and
made opology for their conduct, urging ns a
plea, that they were under the influence of
liquor at the time, and furthormore, that -they
... n ml 1 '
nan laminei in uaiumore. i nis apoiogy provi f
satisfactory to Mr. B., and they were allowe
Psnsoim ITori. John Wood, Pa. J. F
Mendenhall, of Ind. j and James Harlan, i '
Iowa ( are at Clay's Hotel.
Col. Hardee, Gen. Semmes, and Capt. Ii.
galls, U. S. A., , are an Willards'.'
Hon. M. H. .Wilkinson, of.Minncsola, an
Hon. W. Kellogg, of Illinois, are at the Nationa
Hon. Z. B. Vance. N. C.i J. U. Reagai
Texas; W. Barksdnle of Miss.) and Judj
Parker, of Virginia) aro at Browns'.
lions. Thapin Hall, J. U. Campbell, and B.F
Junkin, of Pa. ; J. M. Ashley, of Ohio J.
Alley, Mass. ! are at the Washington House.
Hon. W. H. English, of Indiana, is at th
Correction. In onr issuo of yesterday, un
der the caption of " Religious," we inadvertent!,
stated that Rev. Mr. Rowzie had been appoints!
presiding elder for the Washington district o
the M. E. Church South. We made the state
ment fromlumor: but, since seeing the official
list of appointments, we learn that, instead of
Mr, Rowzie, Rev. William G. Cross has been
reappointed to that position.
Arrivals at the Hotels.
National Hotclr-3. M. Walker, Va.( H. W.
Janes, F. Anderson; N. Y.; J. A. Smith, Ky.j
G.'Odrone, W. Uanscom,W. Tuckerman, Mass. j
Hon. M. 8. Wilkinson, Min. t J. H. Barrett, 0. ;
F. E. Sickels, N. Y. iT. E. Sickels, Pa. t 0. Par
sons, A. E. Beech, 0. Cheeseraan. N. Y. j Hon.
W. Kellogg, III.; G. W. Pope, Mass.) W. R.
HRyward, Md. ; P. B. Holmes, Mass. W. B.
Sanborn, H. S. Maynard, G. 0. Lovell, Pa.
Brown's Hotel. Hon. Z. B. Vance, wife, two
children, and servant, N. C. ; Judge U.Parker,
John IL Burton, Vo.j J. Bickcrton, Md. ; D. S.
Layton and lady, Va. : A. G. Hurst and lady. T.
D. Bender, Miss Ella Bender, Pa. s H. L. Brooke,
Va. j T. Dennison and lady, Md. ; J. Seddon,
Hon, N. J. Crawford, Va. ; Hon. J. U. Reagan,
Texss; Hon. W. Bsrksdale, Miss.) T. Toomy,
J. S. Barbour, jr., Va.; S. W. Lewis, Mrs. H.
Lewis and daughter, Miss.; Dr. H. H. Steiner,
lady, and child, Ga. ; W. A. Coburn, Mass. ; J.
WiUardf Hold. Dr. SVurphy, Pa. ; Hon.
T. J. Barr, N. Y ; G. H. Telden, N. II. ( E. D.
March, N. Y.i Maj. Heiss, Go. Adams and
lady, Mass. ; Miss Adams, Mass. ; W. J. Han
cock, Texas ; W. W. Everett and wife, Md. ;
Thos. J. Berry, U.S.A.) Col. Hardee, Gen.
Semmes, Ga. ; Capt. Inealls, U. S. A. ; A. &.
Bartlctt and lady, Mass.; John S. Joy, Mass.;
J. P. Fish, Me. ; S. Schoyer, jr., Penn. ; W.
naiiensiein, renn.; a. j. nays, Ala.; a.
Sholl, 111.; S. M. Shelton, Penn.; G. A. Par
Clay's Hotel Uon. John Wood, Pa.) Hon.
J. E. Mendenhall, Ind. ; James P. Reidheimer,
S. C.) S. L. O'Donald, Ala.; H. Vorhies,Ind.,
S. Hays and lady, N. Y.t B. M. Do Witt, Va.;
W. P. Harmen, O. M. Towns. Samuel Tate,
Mich. ; Miles Muldown, St. Johns ; S. Holan,
G. P. Martian, A. Y. Cunningham, Miss.; W.
Longstreet, Ohio ; John Hogan, Amos Hogan,
Miss. ; H, Pillsbury, Lyman Pillsbury, N. H, ;
R. H. Key, Texas; John S. Patterson, N. Y. ;
J. Friere, R. 1.) A. L. Jones, N. Y.) 0. W.
Massey and lady, Dr. E. J. Massey, Ga. ; Hon.
James Harlan and family, Iowa.
'Kirkwood House. E. H. Grnige, Va. ; Cap
tain Bcnham and lady, M. II. M. Kendy,
Penn.; J. M. Hunt, N. Y.; J. M. Hawley,
Wis.; J. R. Kenly, Md.; Hon. J. A. AM,
Penn.) W. Rice, Tenn.j J. D. Wharton and
lady, Ohio ; Miss Nicola. Va. ; L. Ewers and
lady, Va. ; D. D. Levy, S. C; W. A. Godfrey,
N. X. ; II. R. Josslyn, Mo. ; Jona Ewers, Va.;
J. E. Neol, Penn. I W. Janvier.,Md. Miss
Patterson, N. Y.; R. P. Noah, Henry Noah,
N. Y.) E. R. Reynolds, N. Y.) C. W. Smith,
Washington House. Hon. Cbapin Hall,
Pa.; Hon. J. H. Campbell, Pa.; John R.
Campbell, Fa. ; H. Beecher, Mass. ; C. A.
lieecner, Mass. ; lion. J. M. Ashley, Ohio;
Hon. J. B. Alley, Mass. ; lion. B. F. Jenkin,
Pa.; Chas. J. Lilley, Me.; 0. L. Brown, Ky.;
J no. n.
d. M. Cray, Ky. i R. R. Young, Kv. ; J. B.
bell, Mich.; D. H. Sherman, 111.; Jno. Wil
Clarendon Hotel. A. H. Markland and lady,
Ky.; G. Sleeper, Va.; F. McCloskey, N. Y.;
Jno. B. Dade, Va. ; Hon. W. H. English, Ind. ;
Hiram Hill, Ga.
Faints, Oils, and Window Glass.
LEWIS'S pure White Lesd.
French Zinc, pure.
Sterling White Lead, in tins, at $1 and $2 each,
Chrome, Green and Yellow.
Ochre, Red and Yellow.
Red Lead, Fire-Proof Paint.
Window Glass, all sizes, and Putty.
For sale very low for cash, by
nov 20 tawlm No. 375 Penn. avenue.
THE UNION WILL STAND, NO MATTER
WHO'S PRESIDENT I
CONSEQUENTLY, I shall remain in Wash
Ington, and continue to pursue my occu
pation of HOUSE, SIGN, and ORNAMENTAL
PAINTING. Gilding in all its branches. Old
Glazing promptly attended to. Painting and
Ornamenting Cottage Furniture in the best
style. I also call attention to the Painting of
Roofs and Brick Walls.
All of tbe above I will do as cheap as the
cheapest. I therefore solicit tbe patronage of
my friends and fellow citizens of the District.
Punctuality strictly observed, and work done in
tbe best manner.
You will please mind your stops, and stop at
M. T.PARKER'S Painting Establlshment.No. 63 1
53 11 53111 Louisiana avenue, north side, be
tween Sixth and Seventh streets.
P. S. Signs put up free of charge, as usual.
THE DEBATES OF C0NQRES3.
THE Daily Globe, containing the proceedings
of the next session of Congress In newspa
per form, and the Congressional Qlole and Ap
pendix, containing them in book form, revised
by the speakers, will be printed by me during
the session to commence on tbe third of next
For one copy of the Daily Olobe until the first
day of next April, $3 ; for one copy of tbe Con
gressional Olobe and Appendix during tho ses
The Congristional Olobe and Appendix go free
through the malls.
No attention will be paid to any order, unless
tbe money accompany It.
JOHN 0. RIVES.
Washington City, Oct. 18, 1800.
By the Day, Week, or Month, with or without
MRS. M. A. MILLS, having tak'en and fitted
up, in handsome style, that large and
pleasant bouse, No. 504 Pennsylvania avenue,
third door east of Third street, between the St.
Oharles Hotel and Adams's Express Office, near
the Capitol and railroad depot, is now prepared
to accommodate Transient or Permanent Guests
with pleasant rooms, with or without Board,
Seventh Street Crockery Depot,
383 Seventh street, under Doricy't Hotel.) " Sign
of the Plates," Washington, V. C.
CROCKERY, 01am, Cutlery, Coal-Oil Lamps,
Kerosene and Coal Oil, at lowest prices,
8. T. SHUMAN,
CHEMIST AND PHARMACEUTIST,
Corner of Sixth itreel and Pennsylvania
avenue, under the Clarendon Hotel,
RESPECTFULLY begs leave to Inform bis old
'customers and the public in general, that
having locattd at the above stand, he will be
happy to supply their want) ln-hti line of busi
ness, dec 3 ly
fSPk Dress Hats! Dress Hats I
Iffl A LL tho latest styles for gentle
aJHHaajl men. Also, a fall supply of
SfaSBeebe's celebrated New York Dress
lists, toft and pleasant to the wearer.
Also, a full assortment of soft bats of all col
ors and prices, at
Hat, Cap, and Gent's Furnishing Estab
lishment, 424 renn. ar., bet. rour-and'
a-balf and Sixth streets,
dec 3 6tdlf
391 Penn. av., between Four-and-a-half
and Sixth its.,
Importer and wholesale dealer In
WINE, BRANDY, GIN, CORDIAL, $c.
DRUGGISTS, Grocers, and Liquor Dealers,
will find it to their advantage to give me a
coll. I will sell the goods direct from the Custom-
House at New York prices.
Old Cincinnati Rye Whisky always on band,
with a choice assortment of Wines, Brandies,
Ulns, Uordials, fie. dec 3 3m
To Members of Congress.
A MESS of fire or six'Members, with or with
out their families, can be accommodated
with board and comfortable rooms ; or, if pre
ferred, a parlor and several chambeis will be
rented without board. Apply at No. 8 Louisiana
avenue, between Four-and-a-half and Sixth
streets. dec 3 It
" LINCOLN STOMACH BITTERS."
ONLY sold at the store of W. Gerecke, No.
493 Eighth Btreet, below Pennsylvania
avenue. Also, a great supply just imported of
Swltz and Llnburg Cheese, Sardelles, Sardines,
Roll. Herriogs, &c, for sale.
nov 30 w. Uiaiiiuivb.
Encourage Home Production.
LAMPULA.OK of all qualities, and packed in
all of the didereat styles known to the trade.
Roofing Pitch and Hoofing Slate,
FOR GRAVEL ROOFS,
And also used for slate and tin roofs. Manufac
tured and for sale by
H. 0. WILSON & CO.,
Twenty-second street and Chespeake and
Ohio Canal. Office adjoining Bank of
Washington. nov 2tl
" Now let Uioi ifuuri wbo neVr insured before,
And thoae who bate, let them liuure- tbe more.'
The Potomac Fire Insurance Company
of Georgetown, D. C,
CHARTERED BY CONGRESS, 1831.
STOCKHOLDERS PERSONALLY RESPONSIBLE!
THI? Stockholders and Directors embrace many
of the most wealthy and respectable citizens
or tbts District.
JOHN MARBURY, President.
HENRY KING, Secretary.
AMOS HUNT, Travelling 'Agent
Office and residence No. 51 North A street,
Capitol Hill. Box 454, City Post Office. Orders
attended to Immediately. Losses paid promptly.
Care for home, and home will care for as.
G. L. SHERIFF. J. B. DAWSON.
SHERIFF & DAWSON,
Dealers in Coal, Wood, Lime, and Sand.
OFFICE south side of Pennsylvania avenue,
between Third and Four-and-a-half streets.
Wharf and Mill, Four-and-a half street and
Every variety of Coal, Wood, Lime, and Sand,
of the best qualities, Including Stove and Kin
dling Wood, constantly on hand. nov 26
LADD, WEBSTER, & Oo.'s
S SWING MACHINES
Are preferred above all others.
LADD, WEBSTER, & Co.'s
Are preferred above all others.
LADD, WEBSTER, A Co.'s
Are preferred above all others.
Jffl-l'or reasons why, see advertisement in
AT JANNEY'S, 348 Pennsylvania avenue.
Young Ladies in attendance.
BOOT AND SHOE MANUFACTORY.
THE subscriber has the pleasure of Informing
his friends and former customers that he is
engaged In tbe Boot and Shoe manufacturing
business, with an entire new stock, such as
Melles' French Shoes, Gaiters, Slippers, Pumps,
Ac, with a superior stock of Lemoines' French
Calf-skins, and all other materials for the manu
facture of Gentlemen's fine Roots and Shoes, pur
chased for Cash, and will be made up by the
best workmen, and sold at the Lowest Cash
Prices, for Cash only.
To my former patrons, it is useless to say any
thing of my qualifications for the business I bare
again embarked la. To them, and the public
generally, I will only say, I can at all times be
tound at home, and ready to wait on them. The
one-price rule will be strictly adhered to. Give
me a call. JOHN MILLS, Agent,
Fashionable Boot and Shoe-maker, No.
504 Pennsylvania avenue, between the
St. Charles Hotel and Adams's Ex
press Office, formerly under Brown's
P. S. I have no Interest In, or connection with,
any other store than tho one I am in, No. 504
Pennsylvania avenue. J. M.
New No. 1 Mess Mackerel
For sale low by
BROWNING A KEATING,
353 Penn. avenue, near Sixth street.
Fresh Fruits and Vegetables.
Green Corn, Green Beans,
Green Tomatoes, Fresh Peaches,
Brandy Peaches, Lima Beans,
French Peas, Asparagus,
Mushrooms, Capers and Olives,
Olives Stuffed In OH. Spanish do.
New Raisins, Almonds,
Dates, Prunes, Figs, Ac
For sale low by
BROWNING k KEATING.
353 Penn. avenue, near Sixth street.
D, J,, BISHOP'S.
American and European Newspaper, Magazine, Re.
view. Periodical, and
CHEAP PUBLICATION DEPOT,
No. 216 Pennsylvania avenue, between Fourteenth
and Fifteenth streets, and at Newspaper Stand in
the Uatl of WiUards1 "Hotel
NEWYORK, PHILADELPHIA, ANDJlAL,
TIMORE DAILY PAPERS received on
day'of publication, and for sale at Store, and t
the Newspaper 8tand in Willards' Hotel, or will
be promptly delivered Immediately upon their
arrival, at the residence of subscribers,
Boiton Dally Papers received morning after
the day of pub Icatlon.
Alt the principal Weekly Newspapers, Monthly
Magazines, rnd Reviews, receives, ai soon as
published, and for sale by single copies, or fur
nished to subscribers.
European Newipipers, Magazines) and Re
views, received immediately upon the arrival of
the steamer, and for sale at Store and Hotel, or
w.ll be promptly delivered to subscribers.
All the tew publication i of tin day received
and for sa'e as soon as published.
A i omplete assortment of Blank Books, Letter
and No e Paper, Envelopes, Stationery, Fan :y
Articles, Ac. (
A superior quality of Playing Cards constant
ly on band at lowest prices. nov 26 2w
THE BEST ASSORTMENT EVER OFFERED
IN THIS CITY.
THOSE who desire to select from new patterns,
with the advantage of a reduction la prices,
wui caw eariy ana examine.
We would also call the attention of persons
about introducing gas into their dwellings to our
increased facilities, and consequent low prices,
for this branch of our trade.
Inviting all who desire their work done
promptly, and free from gas leakages, to call at
209 Pennsylvania avenue, between Tenth and
Eleventh streets, south side.
nov 20 J. W. THOMPSON A CO.
Ad 1ST FOR Till SA1I Of AIIZBICAN AND rORZION
H A R H,W ARE.
No. 6T Louisiana av., opposite Bank of Washington.
BAR, Shet, and Hoop Iron; Horse-shoe Iron,
Norway Nail Rods, Burden's Patent Horse
Shoes, Horse-shoe Nails ; Cast, Shear, and Blis
ter Steel; Anvils, Bellows, and Vices; Sheet
Lead, Bar Lead, and Lead Pipe ; Leaded Roof
ing Tin ; Bright Tin of all kinds ; Block Tin,
Zinc, and Copper; Iron, Brass, and Copper Wire.
Carriage Bows and Curtain Canvas, Hubs,
Spokes, Rims, and Axles, Locks, Hioges, Screws,
Nails, Brads, Sash Weights, Sash Cord, Pulleys,
Planes, Saws, Chisels, Files, Boring and Mortice
Machines, and Grindstones, Axos, Shovels, Spades,
Rakes, Forks, &c.
DEPOT FOR PLANT'S NEW PATENT
All at the lowest prices for Gash, or to punc
tual customers on short credit. nov 26
A BRICK DWELLING HOUSE on Sixth west,
between M and N streets north, containing
eight rooms and a kitchen. Apply next door
north, or at No. 474 Fourteenth street,
nov 27 3t
POTASH AND PEARLASH,
J?OR sale by
. CHARLES STOTT, Druggist,
No. 375 Penn. avenue, nearly opposite
nov 26 tawlm National Hotel.
NEW CROP FRUITS, Ac.
I HAVE In store and am receiving from the
Northern markets New Crop Layer RAISINS,
In whole, half, and quarter boxes ; Malaga Bunch
Raisins, in whole, half, and quarter boxes; New
Crop CITRON, CURRANTS,
nus, riLuuiiTs, miAzib Aura,
ALMONDS, CRANBERRIES, Ac:
All of which will be sold as low as can be had.
JESSE B. WILSON,
327 Pa. av., between Sixth and Seventh
nov 26 streets, south side.
BHARP'S BREECM0ADINQ REPEATER I
WE have sold many dozens of the above
arm, and find they give satisfaction.
They weigh only eight and a half ounces, and
are warranted, at
nov 26 Sales Room, Brown's Hotel.
Wines, Brandies, &o.
Choice Old Madeira, Duff Gordon Sherry,
Old LD Port, Fne Table Madeira,
Old Carasquedo Sherry, Superior Brandies,
Flue Old India Madeira, (a very superior article,
not usually found In this market.)
Congress Water.- For sale low by
BROWNING & KEATING,
353 Penn. avenue, near Sixth street.
A CONGRESSIONAL MESS of four or five
can be accommodated at Mrs. GILBERT'S,
No. 548 Pennsylvania avenue, between First and
Second streets, Washington, D. 0.
nov 28 tf
JOSEPH GERHARD'S, Germanla Hotel and
Restaurant, No. 346 0 street, between Four-and-a-half
and Sixth streets.
Refreshments of all kinds. Also, the finest
Oysters, In every style ; French, Hungarian,
Rheln, and Moselle Wines, Champagne, Bol
linger, Mumm, and Ileldslck; with the best of
other Liquors. nor 30
No. 348 Pennsylvania avenue, between Sixth and
Seventh streets, Washington, D. C,
MANUFACTURER OF GENTLEMEN'S
FASHIONABLE BOOTS & SHOES,
HAS at all times a sufficient force of the most
experienced hands to make promptly to or
der every variety of work in his line. He has on
his shelves a very good supply of work of his own
make. Also, a general supply of Northern work,
direct from the Manufacturers, as well as from
Auction, and assures the public that no house
in this or any other city can supply, WHOLE
SALE or RETAIL, at lower rates. nov 26
JOHN R. ELVANS,
309 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE,
Between Ninth and Tenth streets ,
COACH AND CABINET HARDWARE,
BAR-IRON, STEEL, Ac.
Sion or mi Aon and Hauiiib.
nov 26 lmeod.
? HALk&,WHITEjLT, v-tt
STEAM ENGINE BUILDERS,
IRON RAILING MANUFACTURERS,
No. 23 Maine avenue, between Fonr.and-a.haIf
and Sixth streets, Washington, D. 0 nov 26,
I HAVE In store Urge and fat Nort MACK
EREL. JESSE B. WILSONJ
nov 20 '
JULY 241b ,lseo.
MO MORE BEGES8I0N OR GRUMBLING
About your Oas bills, when Champion's Patent
Gas-Sarer will reduce them from twenty to fifty
Eer cent.,, as It did in the United States Patent
Orders left at Ellis Brothers Iron Works and
Schneider's Brass Works, Washington, D. 0., will
receive prompt attention,
nor 26 THOMAS CHAMPION.
FURS I FURS!! FURS!!!
I HAVE now ready for exhibition and sale my
stock of FURS, to which I invite the atten
tion of the ladies. I have -taken great care in
the selection, and ftel assured they are unsur
passed In quality, style, and workmanship. Tbe
assortment consists of all the most fashionable
Russian Fitch, "
and many other varieties.
FUR of all kinds for trimming,
A large assortment of CHILDREN'S FURS,
A fine variety of CARRIAGE ROBES."
I solicit a call from the ladles, and every effort
will be made to please.
All Furs sold by their real names, and war
ranted to be as represented.
JAMES Y. DAVIS,
nov 26 late Todd A Co.
SUITABLE FOR PRESENTS!
LAMMOND, 484 Seventh street, has now In
store a large and beautiful collection of
Fancy Notions and Toys, and at extremely Low
Prices, for Cash Only I nov 26
SEVENTH WARD TRIUMPHANT t
Boots and Shoes Lower than the Lowest.
MEN'S Scotch-bottom BOOTS, cheaper than
can be made In town. Youth's Boots as
low as $1 per pair. Boys' Boots, $1.25. Youths'
Sioes, from 50 tj 62 cents. Boys' at 75 cents.
Men's Shoes as low as $1 per pair. Women's
Heeled Boots at $1.25. Misses' Shanghai Boots
at $1. Also, a large lot of Shoes and Boots of
domestic manufacture. Call and examine.
JAMES H. LUSBY,
Maryland avenue, bilween Four-and-a-half
nov 26 and Sixth streets, (Island.)
FURNISHED PARLOR AND CHAMBERS,
(with gas,) with or without Board, at No.
388 North Capitol street, between B and 0
streets. Board, one dollar per day. " -
nov 30 2w MRS. M. H. CARPENTER.
No. 506 Eleventh street, between Pennsylvania ave
nue and E street.
ALL kinds of Ladles' Garments, Dresses,
Cloaks, Mantelets, Sack Zouave Jackets,
Ac, Ac, cut and made to order, by every fash
ion plate, in'the latest Paris and London styles,
at the shortest notice. dec 3 3m
BOOT AND SHOE STORE,
No. 108 Bridge street, Georgetown, D. C.
THE subscriber has constantly on hand a
a large supply of DOOTS and SHOES, which
will be sold cheap. Persons would do well to
give blm a call before purchasing elsewhere,
nov 26 GEORGE GRAY.
DR. DANIEL BREED,
Late Examiner in the ratent Office,
SOLICITOR OF PATENTS AND CONSULT
. ING CHEMIST,
Seventh street, corner of F, opposite Patent
Office, Washington, D. 0.
DR. BREED prepares Papers and Drawings,
and attends to all business relative to pro
curing Patents in America and In Europe. He
will give especial attention to rejected applications
and other difficult cases. nov 26
LADIES' MISSES' AND CHILDREN'S
BOOTS, SHOES, AND GAITERS,
OF the best quality, and cheaper than can be
found elsewhere In the city.
An assortment of Ladles' Morocco Boots, from
75 cents to $1.50.
Gaiters, from 50 cents to $1.75.
Slippers, from 25 cents to $1.
No. 522 Pennsylvania avenue, between Second
nov. 26 and Third streets.
Chartered by Congress.
THE MUTUAL FIRE INSURANCE COM
PANY OF THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
offers .to the Property Owners of the District the
cheapest and as safe means of Insurance against
Loss by Fire, as any other Company, as will ap
dear by an examination of Its principles.
The fact that all of the Insurance Companies
of the District are declaring large dividends to
their stockholders, at once shows the ereat
profit on their premiums, and the consequent J
saving 10 persons insuring wun mis uompany,
ULYSSES WARD, President.
CHARLES WILSON, Secretary.
MATHEW G. EMERY, Treasurer.
ULYSSES WARD, JOHN VAN RISWIOK,
JOHN DICKSON, MATHEW G. EMERY,
T. J. MAGRUDER, J, 0. McKELDEN,
Office adjoining (north) the Bank of Wash
ington, nov 26
LATEST. 'NEWS BY TEpOKAHaW '
ELECTORAL -VOTE OF "NeV YORK?"
Albany, Dec. S. The Electoral College of
this State have cast their 35 votes for Lincoln
A STATE CONVENTION IN, NEW JERSEY.
Trenton, Dee. 6. A Ptale Convention of
Union men has been called. It Is signed by'
Commodore) Stockton, Senator Thompson, Ex
Governor, Pierce, andLothers. i c
LUNATIC A8YLTJM BURNT'. "
Louisville. Dee. 5. The Western lunatic
asylum at Hopkinsvillc, was destroyed by fire
last Friday morning. All of tho inmates, ex
cept one, were saved. Loss about (200,000.
LATER FROM MEXICO.
New Orleans, Dec. S. Tbe steamship Aus
tin, from Brazos on the 1st, briugs intelligence
that tho proclamation for a new presidential
election in Mexico had been published. Tho
favorite candidate for President was Lerdo do
In Northern Mexico the Liberals believed
that the City of Mexico had been taken.
New York, Dee. 6'. Stocks dull and lower.
Chicago and Rock Island, 61 J t Illinois Cen
tral shares, 66, bonds, 86J ; Michigan Southern,
29; New York Central, 74 J; Reading, 33 ";
Hudson River Railroad, 40 ; ('anions, 14; Vir
ginia C's, 79; Missouri 6's, 68.
New York, Dee. 6. Flour heavy, easier.
Wheat quiet, nominal. 'Corn steady. Provi
sions dull. Whisky qniet.
Baltimore, Dec. 5. Flour quiet and steady ;
WheatsUady; red $1.05 1.16. Corn steady;
new white and yellow, 60 65 c. Provis
ions dull, at nominal rates. Coffee quiet at
14 (j 14 c Whisky lower at 18 18 c.
ATTENTION, FIRST WARD.
All persons desirous of forming a Republican
Association in this ward will meet on Seten
teenth street, between F and G streets, on Wed
nesday evening, December 5th, at 7 o clock.
I. 0. R. M.
THE late members of Mobawk and Osage
Tribes of the Improved Order of Red Men
are requested to meet at Temperance Hall on
Wednesday, the 6th December, at 7 o'clock. A
communication from the U. 0. U. S. will be
submitted for their consideration, dec 3 3t
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, WASHINGTON
COUNtY, TO WIT:
I HEREBY certify that John Lang, of said
1 county, brought before me, the subscriber, a
Justice of the Peace In and for said countr. this
juiu aay or November, In tbe year I860, as a
stray, trespassing upon his enclosures, a dark
chesnut sorrel mare, about 15 bands high, with
a white chin ; had on collar and bridle.
Given under my hand.
W. ALBERT KINO, J. P.
The owner of the above-described'mare Is re
quf sted to prove property, pay charges, and take
her away. JOHN LANG,
Corner of High and Bridge streets,
dec 3 3t Georgetown, D. C.
A FINE PARLOR, on the first floor, and three
Chambers on the floor above, at No. 276
Pennsylvania avenue, two doors eart of " Kirk
wood House." dec 1 tf
HAMS I HAMS 1 1
HAVE in store Maryland New HAMS, sugar
cured, prepared for family use.
JESSE B. WILSON,
327 Pa. ar., between Sixth and Seventh
nor 26. streets, south side.
DR. W. P. McCONNELL,
SURGEON DENTIST, continues his operations
at his old stand on Pennsylvania avenue,
one door east of the St. Charles Hotel, where he
will be pleased to have a call from all persons
desiring anything done In his line of business,
THOMAS K. GRAY,
D street, between Seventh and Eighth streets,
nor 26 Washington, D. C
G. W. GOODALL,
Plumbor and Gas and Steam Fitter,
564 Seventh street, near Canal Bridge, Washington.
ALL orders executed at the shortest notice, In
the most substantial manner, and on rea
Personal attention given to every department
of the business. nov 26
Practical Chronometer, Clock, and
437 Seventh street, bet O and H,
Informs bis customers and tbe pub
lie In general, that be has Just re
ceived a fine stock of Gold Patent
and Detached Levers, Leplne, Duplex, and other
Watches; also, fine French Clocks, Jewelry,
Ac. Attends promptly to the Repairing of fine
Watches, Clocks, and Jewelry.' nov 20 Ira
D. KOLB'S BALSAMIC LUN? INVIGORATOR.
A CERTAIN CURE for Coughs, Co ds, Affec
tions of tbe Throat and Lungs. A trial
will make every one Its friend, being agreeable
to take, and certain to curt. Price 50 cents.
For sale by Messrs. Oilman, Stott, Clark,
Wright, Nairn, Ford, Kldwell, Thompson, Ridge
ly, Moore, Major, Ac. nov 26
G. f. DUTTON,
BUTCHER AND VICTUALLER,
F street, north tide,) near Eleventh?
THE subscriber has opened a regular Family
Market on F street, near Eleventh street,
where he Is prepared to furnish Meats of all kinds,
Vegetables, Oysters, Butter, Eggs, and every de
scription of Family Provisions, for family use,
and respectfully solicits a share of the public
He still continues to carry on the Butchering
business at his stands, No. 7 in the Centre
Market, and No. 46 in tho Northern Liberties
Market, where he will always be found on
market days, ready to supply bis customers with
nov 20 G. W. DUTTON.
THE advertiser respectfully Invites the atten
tion of his friends and the public in general
to bis new stock of
Cloths, Cassimeres, and Vesting!.
He has always on hand goods suitable for the
season, wjilch he would be pleased to make up
to order on as liberal terms as any other estab
lishment In this city.
E. M. DREW, Agent,
0 street, next to Bank of Washington,
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