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Vol. I.
WASHINGTON, D. C, MONDAY, APRIL 15, 1861.
No. 117.
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PRICE ONE CENT.
THE
SURRENDER OP THE LITTLE
ROCK U. S. ARSENAL.
Correspondence of the N. Y. Tribune.
Jes-j-ehson- Bamiacks, Mo.,
April 8, 1861.
Seeing tn many papers to what extent our
army is loyal and true to tho country, and epe
cially, by reading an account in the St. Louis
Democrat, how a ccrtnin company of tho Uni
ted States army behaved at the surrender of the
United States arsenal at Little Rock, Arkan
sas, it would not be out of place to inform tho
public how shamefully the United States prop
erty was given up to the eeceders, and espe
cially in a State which litis been almost unaui
mous for the Union. Capt. Totten, U. S. A.,
was directed by the War Department to take
command of the aforesaid arsenal, shortly be
fore tho secession movement commenced. On
or about the 1st of February, 18C1, rumor
reached the garrison that the secessionists would
attempt to take the United States properly, but
the men of the command laughed at the idea.
In about six days afterward, a crowd of coun
try militia, mostly unarmed, assembled in the
vicinity ol the city ot iiittie hock, anu. on iuo
next day, a mob collected ar und tho Govern
or's house to tho number of about 300 men,
and demanded that ho should deliver the Uni
ted States arms and ammunition to them. Tbe
Governor applied to the Captain commanding
the arsenal, tnat he would not bo responsible if
an attack was made. Capt. T. could not sur
render the property without showing some re
sistance ; and accordingly, tho day before ho
expected the sham attack, bo ordered six guns
to bn mounted in tho lower story of the arse
nal, and two in the upper, and about 300 mus
kets to be loaded. The arsenal was fortified
strong enough to resist tbe attack of 1,000 men
of tho regular army for a good many weeks,
and. if cantain T. had shown the slightest re
sistance, the mob would never have thought of
attacking him.
The command of Capt. T. consisted of 90
men, with plenty of ammunition and provis
ions, while a good many of tho militia did not
have more than one round of ammunition.
And I never Baw n company of men more will
inn to drae tho cuns and fortify the place than
in that instance ; but, ut tho same time, they
feared that their toil would be for nothing, aiid
that the secessionists would get tho United
States property without firing a shot. Many
respectable citizens had an interview with tho
captain commanding, and said that it would be
a shame to give up tho arsenal to a mob col
lected by secessionists. On the next day the
wholo arsenal was surrendered to tho Governor.
But the best part of the farce happened n few
days afterward, about seven miles out of the
city of Little Hock, where the company was
camping, awaiting for the boat to tako them
oat of the State. Early in the morning the
United States troops were ordered to bold them
selves in readiness, in lull uniform, to receive
the triutnphul car conveying our braie com
mander, accompanied by the equally brave Ar
kansians. The car was ornamented with over
green and flower garlands, bearing a motto,
" We know him but to love him."
It was escorted by two com) aiies of Arkan
sas militia and n military band. After tho arri
ral of the procession in the camp, the seceders
delivered severul speeches, ami rung that Capt.
T., being a Southurn man, had dono his duty
by giving over the United Suites property to
the secessionists, together with a good many
more such complimentary remarks. Tho Uni
ted States company was perfectly disgusted with
the whole performance, but it was not in thflir
power to show it. This is the true account of
the surrender of that arsenal, and I am not the
least in doubt that, if tho officer in command
of it had half done his duty, tbe United States
E
property there woum no in me nanus oi me
Federal troops at tbe present time.
THE PLOT TO ASSASSINATE MR. LIN
COLN. The Albany Evening Journal of Wednesday
gives a comploto history of the conspiracy to
assinate the President during his journey from
Harrisburg to Washington. The Journal states
that some of Mr. Lincoln's friends heard of the
existence of a plot of this nature, and imme
diately employed a detective to investigate the
matter. The officer went to Baltimore and oc
cupied a period of throe weeks in tracing the
conspiracy.
" Soon after his arrival in that city, (says the
Journal,) the detectivo discovered a combina
tion of men banded together under solemn oath
to assassinate tho President elect, Iho leader
of tho conspirators was un Italian refugee, a
barber, well known in Balimore, who assumed
the name of Orsini, as indicative of the part ho
was to perform. Tho assistants employed by
the detectivo, who, liko himself, were strangers
in Baltimore city, by assuming to bo secession
ists from Louisiana and other seceding States,
gained the confidence of somo of the conspira
tors, end were intrusted with their plans. It
was arranged, in case Mr. Lincoln should pass
safely over the railroad to Baltimore, that the
conspirators should minglo with the crowd
which might surround bis carriage, and, by pro
tending to be his friends, be enabled to ap
proach his person, when, upon n signal from
their leader, somo of them would shoot at Mr.
Lincoln witji their p'stols, and others would
throw into his carriage hand grenades filled
with detonating powder, similar to those used
in tho attempted assassination of tho Emperor,
Louis Napoleon. It was intended that In the
confusion hich should result from this attick,
the assailants should escape to a vessel which
was waiting in tho harbor to rcceivo them, and
be carried to Mobile, in the seceding Stata of
Alabama."
A Gektlehan Bons and Bred. -The Mo
tile Advertiser is poking fun at President Lin
coln because he was not, like President Jeff.
DaviB, "11 gentleman born and bred." "Are
not the distinguishing characteristics, which
prove us two people, well represented in theso
two men?" asks our Mobile cotemporary, with
& scornful curve of his chiselled lip. To which
every man with the instincts of u gentleman
will cry, "that's so," with a hearty good will.
We are all born without shirts in the free States,
and esteem it anything but 11 disgrace to earn
one when we get old enough. The difference
between the traitor Jeff. Davis and Abraham
T ! .!V. !u !... Tno.a too a linen n nanll.mRlt.
ducatid like a public pauper at tho national
expense at West Point, and, after having eaten
the bread which he never earned, he deserted
and beliayed tho country which had educated,
clothed, and fed him, and which he took a sol
emn oath to bo loyal and true to, while Lincoln
earned his own bread and clothing, educated
himself, and has remained true and loyal to
the country which had dono nothing for him.
That is the difference between the President of
the United States and of tho Confederate
Statos.
The secessionists have hecn signally defeated
at Frankfort in all their projects. Will they
jubmii to the defeat? Are they, can they bo
such poor, mean-spirited submissionists as to do
that? Louisville Journal,
John Strange was recently married in Cin
cinnati to Mary Strange. Strange Indeod ;
but the next thing will be a little stranger.
FOREIGN NEWS AND GOSSIP.
PllOFOSKD ExPLOBINO EXPEDITION TO CniKA
An expedition, partly scientific, partly sporting,
is about to strike through a nearly unknown
conntry in Central Asia, making, in fact, an
uuuumj iu vcmim aDia, iuhiviuij, m luit, at.
overland journey from Shanghai to Simla, in
the Himalayas. It is composed of two or three
military ana civil scientific celebrities. One of
the party has already gained renown in North
ern America, and is a naturalis: in the fullest
sense of tho term, as well as a clever ornitholo
gist. Another enjoys a well-deserved fame as
a daring sportsman, who has already penetrated
into Western Thibet, through the Himalayas.
Ruiks or tue Tower or Babel. The French
Consul at Mosul recently sent home an account
of a discovery so astounding as to render the
photographio views and vouchers that accom
panied it necessary as confirmations of its truth.
The discovery was that of the ruins of tho Tower
of Babel, ana tho photographs exhibited the re
maining two stories of this once marvellous
structure; the bricks cemented with bitumen,
and bearing inscriptions upon them, which,
when deciphered, aro expected to confirm tbe
accounts of Scripture.
Portiiait or Suaxspkahe. No littlo inter
est has just been excited in the artistic world
by tbe discovery, at 'Stratford upou-Avon, of a
portrait of Shnkspeare, from which tho drama
tist's well-known bust was taken. Mr. Collins,
an artist employed to restore a picturo in the
poet's birthplace, discovered that what appeared
to be the likeness of a man bearded liko a
"pard" proved, on close inspection, and as the
work developed, to be the portrait of tho great
genius of the dramatic world.
Lunatic in tub Tuilemes. Visits of luna
tics to the Tuileries do not cease. Recently, a
female, decently dressed, presented herself at
the miichit de Vechelle of the Palace, and, rep
resenting that her mind was affected, begged to
be introduced to the Empress, who, she said,
could cure her by touching her on tbe bead,
just as the old sovereigns of France used to heal
certain maladies by the toucn. a be poor crea
ture was conveyed to the Prefecture of Police,
and is to be sent to an asylum.
Tub Fuexcu EuritEss. The report of the
Empress of thu French taking a pilgrimage to
Jerusalem, ip order to accomplish a vow made
after her sister's death', has been for some weeks
forgotten. It is, howovor, revived, and going
the rounds of tho salons, with this addition, that
she will leave for Palestine in the beginning of
next May, and stay there until the middle of
June.
Tbe Euiporor of the Jrenth is 'still desirous
of finding a splendid- saddlcMioreo for the Era
presJ, and still looks in vain for tiro perfection
which will suit him. The price is a generous
one; he offers 1,000; and it is pdd that no
one can produco the animal.
It is stated that Mrs. Gurney, tho lady who
has lately been divorced from her husband,
has purchased Hnrptreo Court, Somersetshire,
the seat of Lord Waldegrave, which she intends
for ber future residence.
Miss Florence Nightingalejjias (brwarded to
Captain Jervis, Commandant of the Military
Hospital at Great 'Yarmouth 20, in aid of a
fund which is being raised to provide an har
monium for the chapel.
In, Russia the censorship of tho press is to be
abolished. It is expected that loreign newspa
pers will be delivered without tho obliferation
Ol IUUSB pUrilUiltf Ul lUCUi WUIVU UllgU. UU U19-
pleasing to the Qovcrnment.
The agents of the Oieat Eastern steamship
are in troaty for tho conveyance of a family
group of 1,200 German emigrants, who are
about to proceed to New York, en routa for the
Mormon Territory.
The excavations of Pompeii aro now carried
on with great spirit. A railway is in progress
of construction for carrying off the superincum
bent soil beyond tho city. Only a third of Pom-
pen has yet been brought to light.
A hall, to bold 15,000 persons, is eroding at
Nuremberg, for the festivals of song on tho
22d of July.
THE LARGEST COACH FACTORY
IN WASHINGTON.
SIXTY CARRIAGES NOW ON BAND,
AND
FOR SALE.
THOSE In want of a Buggy, Rockaway, or
Canlage of uuy description, should not fall
to call and examine my assortment before pur
chasing. My vei icles are all made of the best
mnteiluls, in the latest stjlcs, aud by the best
woikmen this country con produce; and I will
sell them at us low prices as thoie of nn interior
quality can be purchased for in any of the North
ern cities.
VEHICLES OF EVERY DESCRIPTION
Made to order at tbe shortest notice,
tjSSfAnd Warranted to One Satiifuctton.lsa
Repairing promptly attended to.
GEORGE R. HALL,
Southwest corner of Pa. avenue
apr 6 ly and Thirteen-and-a-half street.
RICHARD H0BERTS,
BOOKSELLER, STATIONER,
And Neicspaper Agent,
No. 337 Seventh street, between K and L streets,
WASIUNGION, D. C.
fob 18 3m
PREMIUM TRUNK,
SJWDLE, J1WD IMRJVESS
MANUFACTORY,
499 Seventh street, opposite Odd Fellows'1 Hall,
WASHINGTON, D. O.
Silver Medal awarded by Maryland Institute of
Baltimore, November 7, 1860.
Also, Medal by Metropolitan Mechanics' Institute,
Washington, D. 0 , 1857.
I AM CONSTANTLYinaktng, and have on
hand, of the best material, every description
of
fine Sola Leather, Iron Frame,
Ladies' Dress, Wood Box,
And Packing Trunks,
Carpel and Canvas Travelling Hags,
. School Satchels,
Saddles, Harness, Whips, etc., etc.,
at low nucis.
Superior Leather and Dress Trunks; also. Ce
dar Trunks, (for keeping Moth out of Furs and
fine Woolen Goods,) made to order.
Repairing, and Trunks covered, neatly and
with promptness.
Goods delivered in any part of the city, George
town, and Alexandria, free of charge.
mar 22 y JAMES S. TOPHAM.
OAS FIXTURES.
WE have in store, and are daily receiving,
OAS FIXTURES of entirely new patterns
and designs and finish, superior In style to any
thing heretofore offered In this market. We in
vite citizens generally to call and examine our
stock of Gas and Water Fixtures, feeling confi
dent that we have the best-selected stock In
Washington.
All work In the above lino Intrnsted to our
care will be promptly attended to.
MYERS k McQHAN,
mar 20 6m 376 D street.
LOUIS FRANZE,
FRESCO AND ORNAMENTAL PAINTER,
AND DEALCU IN
Faints, Oils, Glass, Lamps, &o., &c.
UOUSE PAINTING AND GLAZINQ.
320 C it., htt. Sixth and Seventh ttt., north side,
WASHINGTON CITY.
mar 18 6m
JUST LOOK AT THIS I
WlIO WANTS A PLEASANT UOilEt
THE undersigned offers for sale or rent his
place, known as Orove Cottage, In the rural
illago of Falls Church, Fairfax county, Virginia.
It is on tho Alexandria and Leesburg turnpike,
and within a few minutes' walk of the depot on
tbe A. L. k H. railroad, about five miles from
Georgetown, ten from Washington, and eight
from Alexandria.
The place contains some ten acres of choice
land, In good cultivation, with meadows, pas
ture, plow land, and garden, In good proportions.
Also, about sixty bearing poach trees ; a variety
of young apple, apricot, pear, plum, cherry, and
quince trees; also, gooseberries, raspberries,
strawnernes, currants, ana asparagus, Desiues
any amount of ornamental shrubbery and flow
ers.
Grove Cottage stands in a beautiful grove of
oak and chestnut, with some evergreens, and is
convenient In every respect, and in good condi
tion ; lus a first-rato cellar, and a well uf good
water by the door; also, a line spring In tbe pas
ture. ( onvenlent to the house Is a Urge carriage
barn, stables, yard, shed, and all necssary out
buildings. Possession can bo given Immediately.
H. W. READ.
Refer to George W. Bray, Esq., No. 510 Seventh
street, opposite the National Intelligencer.
apr 5 lm
DR. W. J. CRAIGEN,
DRUGGIST,
OOItXER OF SLVLNIII AND I WRESTS,
Washington, D. G.
Prescriptions carefully compounded at all hours,
feb 16 6m
NEW GOODS.
WE are now adding to our stock a largo and
desirable lot of New Goods, comprising
everything that is new and desirable, which wo
propose to sell at a smalt price. All persons In
want of Dry Goods will always find our stock
complete in all Its branches, and at the lowest
prices. We would Impress upon those of our clt
zenswho have recently taken up their residence
with us, that we have but " one price," marked In
plain figures on each article, and offer a discount
of five per cent, off for all Bales tor cash.
We ask an examination of prices, so that cus
tomers can satisfy themselves In regard to tho
saving by purchasing for cash.
W. M. SQUSTER k CO.,
No. 38, opposite Centre Market, between
Seventh and Eighth streets,
apr 6 lOUf Star
NOTICE. REMOVAL. Having removed to
623 Seventh street, directly opposite my old
store, I earnestly solicit a coutlnuance of my old
patronage. M. D. HUSSELL,
Bookseller and Stationer.
N. B. By special arrangements, I will supply
the New York Express, tho greatest newspaper In
the world, immediately ufter the arrival of the 6
A. M. train from New York, at New York prices,
wholesale a-d retail.
M. D. RUSSELL, 625 Seventh street,
under the Avenue House,
apr 6 lw two doors above Pa. avenue.
TO INVENTORS AND PATENTEES.
JftTAW AND COMPANY.
Proprietors of the Scientific American, and
Agents for procuring American and Foreign
PATENTS,
With Sixteen Ytars Experience in the Business.
Refer to Hon. Judge Mason, linn. Joseph Hob,
Hon. W. D. Bishop, ex-CommlsBloners of Patents,
aud to more than fifteen thousand Inventors
who have bad business done through Munn &
Co.'s Patent Agency.
Pamphlet of advico sent free by mull.
Patent Laws aud Regulations, 100 pages, 25
cents, mail.
No charge for consultation, orally or by mall.
Preliminary Examination in United States
Patent Office, $5.
Offices No. 37 Park Row, New York ; Wash
ington, corner of F and Seventh Btreets, oppo
site the Patent utlice. mar 11 ttn
H. 0. NOYES'S
MACHINE SEWING ROOMS
SHIRT MANUFACTORY,
No, 604 A'mlA street, 2 doors above Penn. ausnut,
WAslllNCTOX, D C.
Every description of Sewing done with neat
ness, promptness, and dispatch, and warranted
to please. Shirts made to order, mar 20 3m
ICEI ICE I ICKI
PURE BOSTON ICE!
WALTER H. GODEY, of Georgetown, has
now on band a large supply of the above
desirable article, which, he respectfully Informs
the citizens of the District, will be delivered to
them by his wsgons, during the ensuing season,
at prlcoi to suit tho times
Orders left with the drivers, or at my office,
corner of Green and Dumbarton streets, George
town, will be promptly attended to.
WALTER II. GODEV,
apr 6 lm Georgetown, D. 0.
Gentlemen's Ready-made Clothing.
OUR present assortment of GENTLEMEN'S
READY-MADE CLOTHING offers to citi
zens and strangers wishing an Immediate outfit
superior Inducements, embracing, at this time,
all styles and qualities of Dress and Business
Garments and Overcoats, in all varieties. Fine
Shirts and Under-clothing of all kinds. Kid
and other Gloves of best quality. Scarfs, Ties,
Cravats, Stocks, Hosiery, tec, tic. All of which
we are offering at our usual low prices.
gy Clothing made to order In tbe most su
perior manner. WALL, STEPHENS, k CO.,
m ir 27 tf 322 Penn. avenue.
R. FINLEY HUNT,
DENTIST,
WASHINGTON CITY,
No. 310 Pennsylvania avenue, let. Ninth and
Tenth streets.
mar 18 6m
GEORGE EINOLF,
BOOT AND SHOE MANUFACTURER,
No. 370 street, bet. lOtlt and 11M sis.,
WASHINGTON, D. O.
mar 16 6m
JUST RECEIVED, at Smith's, No. 400 Seventh
street, a large lot of Spring Clothing, Hats,
and Caps. All for sule, at very low prices. All
persons In want of goods In our Una will find It
greatly to their advantage to call before pur
chasing elsewhere, as our prices are lower than
at any other hotiso in town. feb 28 6m
DR. SCHENCK, the Lung Doctor. The Pro
prietor of SCHENOK'S PULMONIC SY-
ItUP. the inventor 0! SUHUNUK'S UESt'lltUME-
TEH, the only Instrument that can to a certainty!
detect the slightest murmur or tho respiratory
organs.
This is of great importance to Dr. SCHENCK,
to know the exact condition tf the lungs, whether
it Is Tuberculous, Pulmonary, Bronchial, Pleu
ritic, or Dyspeptic Consumption, and whether it
is both lungs or only one that are diseased.
It requires constant and long practice to be
come familiar with every sound or rattling of a
diseasrd bronchial tube. Patients come to Dr.
SCHENCK to get examined that have been ex
amined by their family physician, who told them
that their lungs were almost gone ; when, by a
close e-amlnallon with tbe Resplrometer, It is
often found that It is an affection of the bron
chial tube, and, by getting a healthy action of
the liver and tone to the stomach, tbe sunercr is
soon restored to health. Sometimes medicine
that will stop a cough is certain death to the pa
tient. It locks up tbe liver, Btops tho circulation
of the blood: hemorrhage follows, and. in fact,
stopping tho action of the very organs that
caused the cough.
Liver complaints and Dyspepsia are the causes
of two-thirds of tho cases of Consumption. Per
sons are at this time complaining uith dull pain
in the side, bowels Bometimes costive nni some
times too loose, tongue coated, pain in the shoul
der blade, fceliug sometimes very restless, and at
other times drowsy ; everything that Is eaten lies
heavy on the stomach ; nudity, belchtog up
wind. Hundreds aro complaining at this time
iu this way. Let them take a heavy cold, aud,
before they get rid ot it, then another, then is
lh time to know nbat to do, then is the time to
go to Dr. SCHENCK und get your lungs exam
ined, then Is the time to know wh.it cough med
icine to take. Stop that cough sudden, and then
the lungs, liver, aud stomach, are all put Into an
Inactive state, and, before tho patient is aware
ot his situation, tbe lungs are a mass 01 sores,
and deith must soon follow.
SCHENCK'S " PULMONIC SYRUP" is an ex
pectoiaut which does not contain nny opium,
nor anything calculated to check a cough sud
denly, but, when assisted by the SEAWEED
TONIU, to improve the tone of the stomach, nnd
restore a heolihv action of the digestive organs,
with the MANDRAKE PILLS, to bring about a
healthy action of the liver. When these are ta
ken together, or as indicated, they aie sure to
bring the constitution Lack to a healthy state
when atlected by any 01 me anove uueabes. ur.
SCHENCK believes that too much cannot be said
in tavor of the curathe powers of the MAN
DRAKE PILLS. Their action Is peculiar, but
certain, in ull cases of torpid bowels or diseased
liver, which is too frequently the primary cause
of a broken-down condition of the whole system,
nnd often passes under the name of CONSUMP
TION, when that dlrcase doos not eil.t nt all, or
if It does, is readily curable by a proper atten
tion to restoring a healthy actlou of the stomach,
liver, and other functions, whose duty it is to
eliminnte and carry off the unhealthy deposits
which clog and render sluggish the wheels of the
animal organism.
Schenck's Pulmonic Syrup will prolong lifo
sometimes several months, "by keeping the bron
chial tubes free fioru the putrid mutter which
Impedes their functions, when the lungs are too
far gone to cure There Is no medicine that can
euro Consumption when both lungs are much
diseased, and Dr. Schenck would rather overy
one would know their true condition before ta
king his medicine.
He treats no diseases but those of the Lungs,
Liver, and Stomach, and makes no churges lor
advice, or examining lungs in tue oruinary way,
or as nhvslcians generally do ; but for a thorough
examination with the Id spirometer he charges
three dollars, nnd wlbhes every one, rich or poor,
that bus a Cough, l'aln In the Blue or onoumer
blade, troubled with Cotiveness or Diarrbcca,
Sallow Complexion, Loss of Appetite, Low Spir
its, Uestlessuess at Itixht, or any omer uiscase
leajlng to Consumption, to call ou him as above
and get bis advice
Often, a twenty-fite ceut box of SCHENCK'S
MANDRAKE PILLS v. ill remove the cause of
this great terror of the country Consumption.
All ol Dr. SCHENCK'S medicines are prepared
under Ills own supervision, nnd sold, wholesale
and retail, at bis principal office in Philadelphia,
No. 3 north Sixth street.
Price of th.) PULMONIC SYRUP, $1 per hot
tie, or six bottles tor SS. SEAWEED TONIC
same as bYltUP. MANDRAKE PILLS, twenty
fire cents per box.
Dr SCHENCK can be seen In Washington city
the third Wednesday of each month, at his rooms
at the Avenue Home. S. B. WA1TE, corner of
Seventh street and Louisiana avenue, is his sole
agent in Washington. mar 22 lm
GREAT ATTRACTION!
LADIES' good Lace Heel Gaiters, at $1.00.
Ladies' Button Heel Gaiters, at $1.25.
Ladles' good Heel Boots, at $1.25.
Misses' good Heel noots, at 75 cents.
Gents' Labtiso Snoxs, at St. 25.
Gents' neat Shanghais, at SI. 50.
Gcn.s' neat Oxford Ties, at $1.25.
Gents' Calf Gaiters, silk gore, at $2.50.
apr 8 3teod HENNING'3, Island.
MUSICAL INSTRUCTION.
Piano, Voice, and Violin.
PROF. W. A. LOVELAND, continuing his vo
cation as Music Teacher In the city of
Wasblogtoi, would announco to stra' gers com
ing here to reilde that he offers bis pupils the
superior advantsges of a thorough and greatly
improved system of Instruction, Including the
departments of Harmony and Composition.
Having bad nearly thirty years' experience In
teaching, he is able to adapt tbe lessons pleas
ingly and philosophically to the comprehension
of the scholar, so that much of the tedlousness
common In musical d sc'pllne Is obviated, and
study and practice rendered niguly attractive.
Prof. L. has taught In this city several years,
and is pleased to refer to numerous patrons for
the most favorable testimonials.
Terms moderate.
Prof. L. will keep in tune the pianos of his
pupils without extra charge. Orders may be left
at his residence, No. 432 Seventh street, near G;
at Mr. Adamson's book store, Seventh street,
opposite the Post Office ; or at Mr. J. F. Ellis's
music store, Pennsylvania avenue, near Tenth
street. mar IB
Fowle's Pile and Humor Cure.
A SURE CURE for Bleeding, Blind, and Itch
ing PILES, Scrofula, Salt Rheum, and Dis
eases of the Skin. One bottle warranted to cure
In all cases; if not, dealers are particularly re-
fuelled to refund the money. Only five bottles
n a thousand returned, and these were cases of
Fistula. Hundreds of letters and certificates are
now in the proprietor's possession, which can be
seen upon application. Send for circular. Pre
pared by HENRY D. FOWLE, Chemist, 71 Prince
street, Boston, and for sale by JOHN WILEY,
corner 3d street and Penn. avenue, Washington
House, sole agent for Washington city and vi
cinity. Certificates with each bottle. "Price
One Dollar." mar 20 3m
INTERIOR ADORNMENTS.
486.
486.
PAPER HANGINGS,
Or ALL OBADSB AND PB1CKS.
WARRANTED Gold Band Window Shades,
Buff, Green, and Blue Holland Shades, all
Bizes, made to order.
Alio, a handsome aisertment of Picture Cord
and Tassels, all flies and colors.
Purchasing for caib, and allowing no old stock
to accumulate, persons needing the above goods
will find it to their advantage to gle me a call.
All work executed and superintended by
practical men, who have served a regular ap
prenticeship at their trade.
Satisfaction guarantied, or no pay required.
Please give me a call. Remember the nuuibvr.
JOHN MARKRITER,
No. 436 Seventh street, tight doors above
nov 26 Odd Fellows' Hall.
THE UNION WILL STAND, NO MATTER
WHO'S PRESIDENT I
CONSEQUENTLY, I shall remain in Wash
ington, and con'inue to pursue my occu
pation of HOUSE, SIGN, aud ORNAMENTAL
PAINTING. Gilding in ull Its branencs. Old
Glaiing 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 the above I will do as cheap as the
cheapest. I therefore solicit tho patronage ot
my friends and fellow citizens of the District
Punctuality strictly observed, and work done in
the best manner.
You will please mind your stops, and stop at
M. T. PARKER'S Painting Establishment, Nc. 53 1
5311 63 II I Louisiana avenue, north side, be
tween Sixth and eventb streets.
P. S. Signs put up free of charge, as usual.
nov 26
NATIONAL MEDICAL COLLEGE,
(Medical Department 0 Columbian CMcge,)
WASHINGTON, D. O.
THE Fortieth Annual Course of Lectures In
this Institu ion will commence on Monday,
October 21, 1861, aud end on the 1st of Marcb,
1862.
rACCLTY.
THOMAS MILLER, M. V.,
Emeritus Professor of Anatomy and Physiolo
gy, and President of the Faculty.
JAMES J. WARING, M. I).,
l'rofeesor of Obstetrics and Diseases of Women
and Children.
JOHN G. F. HOLSTON, M. D.,
Professor of Principles and Practice of Sur
gery, and Clinical Surgery.
JOHN C. RILEY, M. D.,
Professor of Materia Medlca, Therapeutics, and
H) dene.
NATHAN SMITH LINCOLN, M. D.,
Professor ot Anatomy and Pb Biology.
A. Y. P. GARNETT, M. 1).,
Professor of Cliuical Medicines.
GEORGE M. DOVE, M. D.,
Piofessor of tho Theory and Practice of Medi
cine. GEORGE C. SCHAEFFER, M. D.,
Professor ot Chemistry.
WILLIAM E. WA1ERS, M. D.,
Demonstrator of Anatomy.
FREDERICK. SCUAFHIRT,
Naturalist, Janitor, and Curator of Museum.
Daily Clinical Lectures will be delivered by
the Professors of Cliuical Mediclue and Surgery,
In the nards ot the Hospital, under tho same
roof nlth the College,
rma.
The entire expense for a full course of Lectures
by all the Professors, Is $90
Single tickets 15
Pruetlcal Anatomy, by the Demonstrator.... 10
Matriculating fee, pajable only ouce 5
Graduating expenses 25
No charge made for Clinical Lectures.
For circulars, or fuller information, address
JNO. C. RILEY, M. D., Dean,
No. it2 Uth street, Washlugton, D. O.
mar 22
JOSEPH SHAFFIELD'B
BALTIMORE CONFECTIONERY,
No, 368 Sixth st., between Q and U sts
WASHINGTON, D. O.
FRESH CAKES every day; Candles of all
kinds ; Wedding cakes, Fancy cakes, Pyra
mids of all kinds and sizes, Charlotte Russe,
Blanc Mange, and Jetties, made to order. Par
ties, Suppers, Balls, Kxcurslons, Weddings, and
other entertainments, furnished on the most rea
sonable terms, ke Cream and Water Ices, $1.25
per gallon. feb 16 Cm
DRS. LOCKtt OOD k DARRELL are prepared
to Insert TEETH on VULCANITE BA8B
a new and improved modo. When made on thli
plan, they are comfortable tu wear, and much
cheaper than any other. Also, Teeth Inserted on
Gold plate, and all Dental operations of any kind
that may be desired. Office room, No. S, tn the
Washington Building, corner of Pennsylvania
avenue and Seventh street. feb IS 3m
M. SMITH,
Fashionable Tailor,
No. 618 Garrison sheet, between I and Tir
ginia avenue, Navy Yard.
CONSTANTLY on hand a full supply of Ready.
Made Clothing and Gentlemen's Furnishing
goods. janlO
H. HOPFA,
337 Pennsylvania aienue, opposite Promt's Hotel,
nucncAt
WATCHMAKER & JEWELLER,
Recommends himself to the public In general to
do all kinds of work in his line, and guaranties
the tame. Charges low b 16
NEW PAPER-HANGING STORE.
FRANCIS WILLNER,
UPHOLSTERER,
lmi,tUr and Dtaltr in
French, English, and American Paper
Hangings and Window Shades,
No. 365 New York av., bet. 10th and 11th its.,
WASHINGTON' CITY.
All work personally attended to and satlsfi.
torily guarantied. feb 18 6m
FENWICK & STEWART,
tsULIIU IV
SAWED & SPLIT WOOD,
And Coals of all kinds,
ALSO keep constantly on hand Building Ifo.
terials, such as
LIME, PLASTER, CEMENT,
ASPUALTUM, WHITE & BROWN SAND,
HAIR, NAILS, 4o., GRAVEL.
Office, west side of Seventh street, at Canal
Bridge. feb 16 3m
PUBLIC BATHS.
HENRY SCHAEFER,
UARDEIt AND HAIR-DRESSER,
E STRUT, NEAR SEVENTH,
Opposite the Post Ojfiee Department,
HAS fitted up, In connection with his estab
lishment, convenient accommodations for
affording to his customers and the publio the'
luxury ot COLD or WARM BATHS, at any time
during business hours. His charges will be mod
erate twenty-five cents for a single bath, or fir
baths tor a dollar, when tickets for that number
are purchased and paid for in advance.
Mr. Schaeftr takes this opportunity to Inform
bis customers (but this desirable addition to nil
establishment will in no manner Interfere with
his regular prufiSMonnl business. On tbe con
trary, be hopes to add to bl present facilities for
insuring pr mpt attention to his numerous pa
trons In the Jlno of SHAVING and UAIR
DREsSINO. Aud to the Ladies who patronize him In the
line ut Cutting or Trimming their own or their
children's hair, he Legs ti tay that he has pro-
ided fur them better accommodations, In having
fiiUil up a snnll room and appropriated It ex
clusive!) to the.r use. mar 20 lm
THOMAS K. GRAY,
rASIIWNADLE TAILOR,
D street, between Seventh and Eighth streets,
nov 26 Washington, D. C.
Houso Decorators & Upholsterers.
We would respectlully notify all in
want of an Upholsterer or Paper Hang
er that we are prepared to execute all
work intrusted to us in the tsoit supe
rior manner an I on the shortest possi
ble notice. All work done by us is
under our own immediate supervision,
and-satisfurtion is guarantied In every
case. JOSEPH T. K. PLANT i CO.,
350 D St., bet. Ninth and Tenth.
Refer to Messrs. Louis F. Perry k
Co., Dealers In Carpets, Oil-cloths, Ac,
corner of Ninth street und Pennsylvania
avenue. feb 20 ly
W. O. BERRY,
TIN, COPPER, & SHEET IRON
WORKER,
No. 487 Seventh street, betueen D and E streets,
WAsJJLNcilON, D. C,
feb 20 tim
E. WHEELER.
AOCKT VOB TUE BALI Or AUIEIOAD AXD rOBllBK
HARDWARE.
No. 67 Louisiana av., opposite Hank of Washington.
BAR, Sheet, and Hoop Iron; Horse-shoe Iron,
Norway Nail Rods, Burden's Patent Horse
Shoes, norse-shoe Nails ; Cast, Shear, and blis
ter Steel j 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.
Currlage Bows aud Curtain Canvas, Hubs,
Spokes, Rims, and Axles, Locks, Hinges, Screws,
Nails, Brads, Sash Weights, Sash Cord, Pulleys,
Planes, Sans, Chisels, Files, Boring and Mortice
Machines, nnd Grindstones, Axes, Shovels, Spades,
Rakes, Forks, 4c.
DEPOT FOR PLANT'S NEW PATENT
BLIND HINGE.
All at the lowest prices for Cash, or to punc
tual customers on short credit. nor 26
LOT FUR SALE. Lot Five, in Square 1032,
containing about 13,000 square feet. Price,
three cents per foot. Apply at this office.

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