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WASHINGTON, D. C, TUESDAY, JUNE 18, 1861.
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THE PATRIOT'S HYMN.
IT BIT. 1. . MINIS, Or BATH, III.,
(ClupUla ot the Second Malno Rcgimuit )
While the loud dium and fife
Angrily call to strife,
Still let us pray,
Pray God that wars may cease,
Pray Ood to give us peace, ,
Pray God our hearts release
Froji discord's sway.
Yet if the sword must bo
Guardian of Liberty,
l. Unsheathe its blade I
Grasping the trusty brand,
Heait joined to heart we'll stand,
One firm united band,
God giving aid..
Shame to tbe coward come,
Death be the traitor's doom.
Perish his name I
True be their hearts who rear
Our stnrry flag In air
Ever their praise we'll bear,
Deathless their fame I
Run np the stripes and stars
Borne in our fathers' wars,
Victor through all;
F.or it, on battle-field,
Their sons tbe sword will wield I
Never that Sag will yield,
Though we may fall I
FORT PULASKI AS DESCRIBED BY MR.
RUSSELL OF THE LONDON TIMES.
Savannau, Geoiioia, May 1.
It is said that " fools build houses for wiso
men to lure in." B'a that true or not, it Is cer
tain that "Uncle Sam "has built strong places
for bis enemies to occupy. To-day I visited
Fort Pulaski, which defends the mouth of tho
Savannah river and the approaches to tho city.
It was left to take care, of itself, and tho Geor
gians quietly stepped into it, and have been
busied in completing its defences, so that it is
now capable of Btopping a (loot very effectually.
Pulaski was a Polo who fell in the defence of
Savannah against tbe British, and whoso mem
ory is perpetuated in the name of thq fort,
which is now under tho Confederate Hist, and
garrisoned by bitter foes of the United States.
Among our party were Commodore Tutimll,
whoso nume will bo familiar to English ears in
connection with the attack on the Peiho forts,
where tho gallant American showed tho world
that ' blood was thicker thin water: " Briga
dier General Lawton, in command of the forces
of Georgia, nnd a number of naval and military
officers, of whom many liad belonged to the
United States regular service. It was Btrange
to look at such a man us the Cotnmodere, who
for forty-nine long years had served under the
Stars and Stripes, quietly preparing to meet his
old comrades and friends, if needs be, in the
battle-field ; his allegiance to the country and
to the flag renounced, his long servico flung
nwav. his old tics and connection severed
and all this in defence of the sacred right of
rebellion on the part ot " Ins state." lie is
not now, nor kus he been for years, a slave
owner; ull his family and familiar associations
connect him with the North. There are no
naval stations on tho Southern coasts, except
one at Pcusacola, and ho knows almost no ono
in tho South. He has no fortune whatever;
his fleet consists of two small river or coasting
steamers, without guns, and, as ho said, in talk
ing ovtr the resources of the South, " My bones
will be bleached mauy a lung year before tho
Confederate States can hopo to have a navy."
" Stato rights I " To us tho question is simply
inexplicable or absurd. .And jet thousands of
Americans sacrifico all fur it. The rivor at
Savannah is broad as tho Thames at Graves
end, and resembles that stream very mu h in
tho color of its waters and the level nature of
its shores. Rice fields bound it on either
side, as far down as the influence of tho fresh
water extends, and the eye wanders over a
flat ex pause of mud and water, and green osiers
and rushes, till its search is arrestpd on tbe
horizon by tbe untuning lino ot forest. In the
fields hero and there are the whitewashed
square wooden huts in which tho slaves dwell,
looking very like tho beginnings of the camp
in the Crimea. At ono point, u small fort, cov
ering a creek by which gunboats could get up
behind Savannah, displayed its ''garrison" on
the walls, and lowered its flag to salute the
small blue ensign at tho fore, which proclaim
ed tho presence of tho Commodoro of tho
naval forces of Georgia on board our steamer.
The guns on the parapet were mostly field
pieces mounted on frameworks of wood, in
stead of regular carriages. There is no mis
take about the spirit ot these people. They
seize upon every spot of vantage ground aim
prepare it for defence. There were very few
ships in the river; tho yacht Camilla, better
known as the America, the property of Capt.
Densy, and several others of those few sailing
under British colors, for most of the cotton
ships are gone.
Alter steaming down the river about twelve
miles, the sea opened out to tho sight, and on
a long, marshy, narrow island near tho bar,
which was marked by the yellowish surf, Fort
Pulaski threw out tho Confederate flag to the
air of tho Georgian 1st of May. The water
was too shallow to permit tho steamer to go up
to the jetty, and the party lauded at the wharf
in boats. A guard was on duty at the landing
tall, stout young fellows, in various uniforms,
or in rude mufti, in which tho Garibaldian red
"shirt and felt slouched hats predominated.
They were armed with smooth-bore muskets,
(date 1851,) quite new, nnd their bayonets,
barrels, and locks, were bright and clean. The
officer on duty was dressed in the bluo frock
coat dear to tho British Linesman in days gone
by, with brass buttons, emblazoned with the
arms of the State, a red silk sash, and glazed
kepi, and straw-colored gauntlets.
Several wooden huts, with flower gardens in
front, were occupied by the officers of the gar
rison ; others were used as hospitals, and were
full of men suffering Irom measles of n mild
type. A few minutes walk leu us to the fort,
which is an irregular peutogon, with the baso
lino or curtain face inlands, and the other
faces vasematcd and bearing on the approaches.
Tho curtain, which is simply crenellated, is
covered by a Redan surrounded by a deep ditch,
inside tho parapet of which are granite plat
forms ready for tho recoplion of gnns, Tho
parapet is thick, and the scarp nnd counter
scarp are faced with solid masonry. A draw
bridge affords access to the inter.or of the Re.
''dan, wheuce tbe pate of the fort is approached
across a deep and broad moat, which is crossed
by another drawbridge.
As tho Commodore entered the, Redan, the
guns of tho fort broke out into a long salute, and
the band at tbe gale struck up almost as lively a
welcome. Inside, the parade presented a scene of
life and nnimntion very unlike the silence, of the
city we had left. 'Men were busy clearing out
thu casemates, rolling awny stores' aiitl casks of
ammunition nnd provisions, others were at work
at the giri stnd shears, others building sand-bag
traverses to guard the raagaziue doors, as
though expecting an immediate attack. Many
officers were strolling under the shade of the
open gallery, at tho side of the curtain which
contained Ibeir quarters 'in'Uidloli;.bomb proof
Some of them tad seen service. in, Mexican
or border warfare; some had travelled over
Italian and Crimean battlefields ; others wero
West Point graduates of tho regular army;
others young planters, clerks, or civilians, whb
had rushed with ardor into tho first Georgian
regiment. The garrison of the fort is 660 men,
and fully that number were in and about the
work, their tents being pitched inside the Re
dan or od tho terrepleiu of tho parapets. The
walls are Exceedingly solid and' well built of
hard gray brick, strong as iron, upwards of six
feet in thickness) the casemates and bomb-
E roofs being lofty, airy, and capacious as any I
avo ever seen, though there is not quite depth
enough between the walls at the salient and tbe
gun-carriages. The work is intended for 128
guns, of which about one-fourth are mounted
on the casemates. They are long thirty-twos
with a few forty-twos and columbiads. The
armaments will be exceedingly heavy when all
the guns aro mounted, and they are fast getting
the ten inch columbiads into position en oar;
belle. Everything which could be required,
except mortars, was in abundance ; the plat
forms and gun-carriages are solid and well
made, the embrasures of the casemates aro ad
miralty constructed, and tho ventilation of tho
bomb proof carefully provided for. There ure
three furnaces for heating red-hot shot.
Nor is discipline neglected, and the officers
with whom I went round the works wero as
sharp in tone and manner to their men as vol
untecrs well could be, though the latter aro en
listed for only thrco tears by tho State of Geor
gia. An excellent lunch was spread in the
casemated bomb-proof which served as the Col
onel's quarter, and before sunset the party were
steaming towards Savannah through a tideway
full of leaping sturgeon and porpoises, leaving
the garrison intent on the approach of a largo
ship, which had her sails aback off tho bar and
hoisted the Stars and Stripes, but which turned
out to be nothing mora formidable than a Liv
erpool cotton ship.
It will take some hard blows beforo Georgia
is driven to let go her grip of Fort Pulaski.
The channel Is very narrow, and passes close
to tho guns of tho fort. Tho means of com
pleting tho armament have been furnished by
the stores of Norfolk navy yard, where between
700 and 800 guns have fallen into tho hands of
the Confederates; and, if there are no colum
biads among them, tho Merrimac and other
ships, which have been raised, as we hear, with
guns uninjured, will yield up their Dahlgrccns
to turn their muzzles against their old masters.
May 2. May day was so well kept yesterday
that the exhausted editors cannot " bring out
their papers, and consequently there is no news;-
but lucre is, nevertheless, much to bo said con
cerning "Our President's" message, and there
is a suddenness of admiration fur pacific ten
dencies which Cim with difficulty be accounted
for, unless the news from the North these last
fuw days has something to do with it. Not a
word now about an instant march on Washinq
ton I no mow threats to seize on Fancuil Bail.
The Georgians aro by no means so keen as
the Carolinians on their border nay, they aro
not to belligerent to-day as they were a week
ago. Mr. Jefferson Davis's message is praised
for its " moderation," and for other qualities
wnicb were oy no means in sucn tavor while
the Sumter fever was at its height. Mcu look
grave and talk about tho interference of Eng
land and France, which "cannot allow this
thing to go on." But the change which has
coma over them is unmistakeable, and the
SLST MEN BKGIN' TO LOOK ORAVE. As for me, I
must prepare to open ray lines of retreat my
communications are in ua
A Paris Scandal. People hero havescarce
ly finished discussing the trial of the publisher
and printer of the pamphlet of tho Duke d'Au
mule, when their love of scandal is gratified by
tho prospect of a legal contest of a different
kind, Tho lawsuit promises an abundauce of
those details of family "differences" in high
life for which an amiable public has usuually
so eager an appetite. It seems that M. ami
Mine, de C , who had made nn immense
fortune in the Lyons silk trade, are blessed with
ono daughter n beautiful but spoiled child
whom they idolized. Determined to give her
a title, but equally determiued to maintain their
paternal hold over her intact, they married her,
nine years ago, to the young Marquis do G ,
having previously put it into the girl's head that
she was to make, during the performance, of the
marriago ceremony, a series of mental reserva
tions, in virtuu of which sho should bo free to
live entirely apart from her husband ; thus gain
ing the coveted title, but continuing to reside,
as before, with her " doting parents." This ex
traordinary scheme was carried out. As soon
as the formalities of the marriago had been gone
through with, the parents of tho bride informed
her husband that Bhe had urtdenly conceived
an insuperable aversion to him; and that, al
though he might occupy Si pnrate rooms in the
samo house, ho would never be allowed to re
gard the young lady as i.u wife.
A few days after the Wvdding, which had
been very splendid, the lady's friends obtaiued
a legal decree of separation between the couple,
on tho cround of the voung lady being under
age ; and, soon afterwards obtained, from Rome,
a dissolution of the religious marriage, on the
ground of its having been accompanied by a
mental reservation on tho part of the bride.
Extraordinary as it may seem, it is stated that
the Roman authorities granted this petition.
And so the pair have continued separated ever
since ; the Marquis Uft without a wife, thu young
lady's vanity gratified with the acquisition of
the coveted title; and tho parents triumphing in
tho success of their stratagem. Tho suit to
which tho gossips aro looking forward with so
much delight, is brought bv the Marquis, who
demands that, uudcr tho circumstances of the
case, his unlucky marriage shall be declared to
be null and void. Cor, N. V. Evening Pest.
TO INVENTORS AND PATENTEES. '
Proprietors of the ScltntlOo American, and
Agents for procuring American and Foreign
With Sixteen Tears Experience in the Business,
Refer to Hon. Judge Mason, Hon. Joseph Hull,
Hon. W. D. Bishop, ex-Commissioners of Patents,
and to more, than fifteen thousand inventors
who bare had business done through Munn fc
Oo.'s Patent Agency.
Pamphlet of advice sent free by mail.
Patent Laws and Regulations, 100 pages, 25
No charge for consultation, orally or by mail.
Preliminary Examination in United States
Patent Office, $6.
Offices No. 37 Park Row, New York ; Wash
ington, coruer of F and Seventh streets, oppo
site the Patent Office. mar 14 6mlf
PATENTED NOVEMBER 1, 1859.
TUB MEASURES ARE
A, the distance around tbe neck. B to B, the
Yoke. D to D, distance around the body, under
the armpits. O to O, the slecvo. E to It, the
length of the Shirt.
PATENTED IMPROVED FRENCH TORE
A NEW STYLE OP SHiaT, WARRANTED TO
By sending the above measures per mall, we
can guaranty a perfect fit of our new style of
Shirt, and return by express to any part of tbe
United States, at $12, $15, $18, $24, 4c, ic,
Nn order forwarded for lesj than half a dozen
shirts. Wholesale trado supplied on tbe usual
Also, Importers a d Dealers In Men's Furnish
ing Goods. BALLOU BROTHERS,
June 4 3m No. 400 Broadway, New York.
C. M. ALEXANDER,
Attorney and Counsellor at Patent Lam, and
Solicitor of Patents.
Patent cases examined free of charge.
Applications conducted upon conditional fees.
Advleo on points of law and infringement
Arguments pre,- ared, and litigated cases con
ducted in tbe courts.
Office, corner of Seventh and F streets, Wash
ington, D. O.
Refer to Hon. F. P. Blair, jun., Hon. William
il. KnoLisn, Hon. Daniil E. Souks.
feb 10 6m
No. 368 Sixth tt., between O and II tit.,
WASHINGTON, D. C.
FRESH 0AKE3 every day; Candies or all
kinds ; Wedding cakes, Fancy cakes, Pyra
mids of all kinds nnd sizes, Charlotte Russe,
Blanc Mange, and Jellies, made to order. Par
ties, Suppers, Balls, Excursions, Weddings, and
other entertainments, furnished on the most rea
sonable terms. Ise Cream and Water Ices, $1.25
per gallon. feb 16 Cm
JUST RECEIVED, at Smith's, No. 460 Seventh
street, a lurge lot of Spring ClothlDg, Hats,
and Caps. All for sale, at very low prices. All
persons in want of goods In our line will find it
greatly to tbclr advantage to call before pur
chasing elsewhere, as our pricos are lower than
at any other house in tor. u. feb 28 6m
DR. RICHARDS'S OFFICE
13 NOW AT
No. 280 F street, between Uth and nth.
June 7 ood2w
LOT FOR SALE. Lot Five, in Square 1032,
containing about 13,000 square teet. Price,
three cents per foot. Apply at this office.
MRS. O. OCKSTADT, 470 Ninth street, be
tween D and E streets, Informs the public
that she is prepared to supply tbem with Meat,
Vegetables, and articles used in the preparation
of Soups, of good quality and at low prices,
BY GREEN & WILLIAMS, Auctioneers.
EXCELLENT HOUSEHOLD AND KITCHEN
FURNITURE AT AUCTION. On Wednes
day, the 10th instant, at 10 o'clock, wo shall sell,
at the residence of Mr. Isaac Beers, on north E,
No. 470, between Third und Fourth streets west,
an excellent assortment of Furniture, viz :
Mahogany French Sofa; castor, arm, and rock
ing Chairs ;
Mahogany marble-top centre, sofa, and side
Mahogany leaf and extension dining Tables ;
Oilt-frame mirror and other Looklng-Glasses;
Window Curtains and fixtures, and Blinds;
Mahogany Bookcase and Secretary, and Wri
ting Desk ;
Sleepy-hollow, Rough aud Ready, ofllco, and
other Chairs ;
Bureaus, Wardrobes, Washstands, and Tables ;
Flue three-ply and other Cupels, and OUcluth;
Girandoles, eight-day Clock, and Iron Hat
China, Glass, end Crockery Ware, and Cut
Feather Beds, Bedding, hair and husk Mat
trcBses, and Bedsteads ;
Refrigerator ; cooking and other Stoves ;
With a good lot of kitchen requisites,
Terms casb. QUEEN 4 WILLIAMS,
June IB to&ds Auctioneers.
X 3! -Jr
ERNST LOEFFLER takes this method to an
nounce to bis friends and the public gener
ally that he has opened bis garden, on the corner
of N. Y. avenue and First street, for the recep
tion of visiters ,for the season. Music on Mon
day ind Thursday evenings, and sacred con
certs on Sunday evenings. lie has always a
large supply of refreshments, wines, liquors, 4c.
Also, the very best lager beer from bis own
brewery. He also furnishes lager beer to persons
throughout the clljt A bowling alley and gym
nasium have been fitted np for the accommoda
tion of visiters. - may 24 lm-
Progress of Slavery in the United States.
BY GEORGE M. WESTON.
C'OPIES of this work are for sale at the pub
lication office of the National Republican, on
Bound edition, $1 per copy. Pamphlet edi
tion, 25 centsper copy. apr ft tf
SHOES FOR THE MILLION.
EVERY variety, for all the people, on hand, or
will bo speedily made to orderin the factory
above my store. Guarantied to fit well, and war
ranted good. HENRY JANNEY,
No. 348 Penn. avenue, between Brown's
June 4 2m Hotel and Seventh street.
PURE COUNTRY MILK.
THE subscriber delivers Pure Country Milk,
morning and orenlng, as usual, to his cus
tomers. Btrangcrs commencing housekeeping In
this City, who desire Milk, can haTe their orders
promptly attended to by applying at this office,
mar 13 tf DAVID MILLER.
A PRINCELY LOCATION FOR SALE
GLEBE COTTAGE, iu Alexandrlo county, can
be bought low. It consists of 100 acres well
tenced ; good buildings large house, two large
barns fruit of all kinds, and In a high stato of
cultivation. Inquire on tbe premises, or.at 393
Sixth street, between G and H.
may 17 6m J. B. BROWN.
A PAIR of Black, Thoroughbred, Four-year-
1. old MARES, sound and kind, work single
or double, and good under the saddle Can bo
seen at tbe subscriber's stables, at Union Hotel,
eorgetown, D. O. HIRAM WRIGHT.
Union, Now and Forever I
LOASSENHEIMER Is in town, and will bo
glad to bave the public take notice that
he will sell Clothing, Hats and Caps, and Gen
tlemen's Furnishing Goods, lower than ever, and
those who call shall not go away dissatisfied.
No. 334 Seventh and K streets, Washington,
D- 0. mar 16 3m
Hard Times low Prices.
MR. H. STRAUS, 385 Seventh street, between
H and I streets, keeps constantly on band
a largo assortment of Clotulery and general Fur
nishing Goods, which he offers to the citizens ot
Washington and strangers visiting our city at the
lowest cash prices.
His former customers are earnestly solicited to
continue their generous patronago, for which lie
returns his sincere thanks. feb IC 6m
Gentlemen's Heady-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 styls nnd qualities of Dress and Business
Garments and Overcoats, in all varieties. Fine
Shirts and Under-clothing of all kinds. Kid
aud other Gloves of best quality. Scarfs, Tics,
Cravats, Stocks, Hosiery, .Ac, Ac. All of which
we are offering r.t our usual low prices.
WSS" Clothing made to order In tbe most su
perior manner. WALL, STEPHENS, k CO.,
mar 27 tf 322 Penn. avenue.
House Decorators & Upholsterers.
We would respectfully notify all In
want of an Upholsterer or Paper Hang
er that we are prepared to execute all
work intrusted to us in the most supe
rior manner and on the shortest possi
ble notice. All work done by us is
under our owa immediate supervision,
and satisfaction Is guarantied In every
case. JOSEPH T. K. PLANT 4 CO.,
350 D St., bet. Ninth and Tenth.
Refer to Messrs. Louis F. Perry &
Co., Dealers in Carpets, Oil-cloths, 4c,
corner of Ninth street and Pennsylvania
avenue. feb 2(i ly
UNITED STATES PENITENTIARY,
Washington, D. O, April 30, 1861.
TO-DAY, while'the old messenger was work
ing some colored convicts In the garden, as
he has been accustomed to do for the last two
years, two of them (Noble Grayson, confined for
sotting fire to Shrceve's stable, and Edward Duck
ett) ran off. Tho Warden will pay twenty-five
dollars for the delivery of either of tbem.
may 1 II. I. KING.
MONEY! MONEY! I MONEY!!!
368 D SET- 368
1WILL give for good cast-off clothing the high
est cash prices In gold. All kinds wanted.
Call beforo selling elsewhere I also have a large
stock of nice new clothing, which I am selling at
extremo low prices for CASH. All, therefore,
who bave good clothes for sale can get the high
est cash price here, and buy at the lowest, as I
buy and sell for cash.
Come and see. No. 368 D street, betweou
Ninth and Tenth. feb 18 ly
H O NOYES'S
MACHINE SEWING ROOMS
No. D04 Ninth itreet, 2 doors above Ptnn. avenue,
WAilliNUTON, D C.
Every description of Sewing doue with neat
ness, promptness, and dispatch, and warranted
to please. Shirts made to order, mar 23 3m
BOOT AND SHOE MANUFACTURES,
No. 370 E street, bet. UUh and Uth sis.,
WASHINGTON, D. 0.
mar 16 6ra
NTW YORK AVD CONNECTICUT COMPANIES
Prompt payment of losses.
McKEN.NEY A LANSDALE,
Cor. Fa. av. and Seventh street.
G ALT'S STEAM FIRE WOOD MILLS, AND
Wharf, foot of Seventeenth street, below tbe
Office, No. 282 Pennsylvania avenue, between
Eleventh nnd Twelfth streets.
W&T Wood prepared any length or sise, or de
livered cord length.
ttS" Coal screened before delivery.
Jane 1 tf
FRESCO AND ORNAMENTAL FAINTER,
- Ind1 deaeb in
Faints, Oils, Glass, Lamps, &o., Ac.
BOUSE PAINTING AND OLAZINO.
320 O St., bit. Sixth and Seventh sts., north side,
mar 18 Cm
WANTED FOR CASH All kinds of Second
Hand Furniture and House-keeping Arti
cles. Persons leaving tbe city, or having a sur
plus, will do well to call immediately on
Dealer in New nnd Second-Hand
Furniture, No. 428 Seventh
June 4 tf street, between O and H streets.
33T Pennsylvania avenue, opporiti JJrovn't Hotel,
WATCHMAKER ft JEWELLER,
Recommends himself to the public In general to
do all kinds of work In his line, and guaranties
the same. Charges low fob 15
WALL. STEPHENS, & CO,
MEN AND BOYS' CLOTHING
Mads to Order, Wholesale and Retail,
No S22 Penn. avonue, betwoau Ninth and Tenth streets,
WASHINGTON, I). C.
R. FINLEY HUNT,
No. 310 Pennsylvania avenue, bet. Ninth and
mar 18 6m
TIN Plate and Sheet-Iron Worker, nnd Metallic
Roofer, No. 405 Seventh street, between U
and I streets. The best Cooking Stoves in the
market. Work done In workmanlike order, and
with promptness and despatch.
JOSEPH F. nODGSON.
mar 2 tf
Or ALL OUADIS AMD FBICIS.
WARRANTED Gold Band Window Shades,
Buff, Green, and Blue Holland Shades, all
sizes, mado to order.
Also, a handsome assortment of Picture Cord
and Tassels, all sizes and colors.
Purchasing for cash, and allowing no old stock
to accumulate, persons needing the above goods
will find It to their advantage to give me n call.
All work executed and superintended by
practical men, who bave served a regular ap
prenticeship at their trade.
guarantied, or no pay required.
Please give me a call. Remember the number.
No. 486 Seventh street, eight doors abort
nov 26 Odd Fellows' Hall.
CENTRAL LIVERY, SALE, AND HIRING
Nus 471 and 473 (wot side HjLUi streu, bet. D ami E tu ,
Washington, D. C.
First-class Horses and Vehicles, (single or
double,) and attentive Hostlers, always on band.
T. W. WILLIAMS,
apr 3 6m Proprietor.
INTERESTING to Office seekers, Office holders,
and Everybody Else. If you want an office,
buy a nice suit of Clothes from SMITH, No. 460
If you want to have an office, buy a nice suit
of Clothes from SMITH, No. 460 Seventh street.
If you wish to look nice, buy a suit ot Clothes
at SMITH'S anyhow. feb 28 Cm
ANY person baviDg a good-sized furnished
bouse to rent, or who would like to rent tbe
house and sell tho furniture, on terms suited to
the times, may perhaps find a customer by ad
dressing Box No. 247, City Post Ofllco.
may 15 tf
GOOD Boarding, with or without rooms, can
be had on accommodating terms by apply
ing at No. 428 Duff Green's row, Capitol Hill.
mar 27 tf
W. O. BERRY,
TIN, COPPER, & SHEET IRON
No. 487 Seventh ttrtet, bitveen D and E streets,
WASIILVCIOX, D C.
feb 20 8m
Philadelphia Lager Beer Depot,
No. 381 Pknnstlvania Avenue,
Bctxceen Four and a-half and Sixth Slreets.
may 25 2m
rN consequenco of our having to pay cash for
every article of goods we purchase, we are
forced to reduce our business to cash exclusive
ly, for the present. We havo iu store a very
large assortment of READY-MADE CLOTHING,
for men and bojs' wear, which are selling at a
much lower rate than usually.
WALL, STEPUENS, & CO.,
322 Pa. avenue, between 9th and lOih sts.
; .jwir.fMU.PiUA.ri :?
No.21l Pennsylvania avenue, Washington D.C.
a-Books bound In every style, Turkey, lbrocco, Ros-
June 7 3m
OTARD'S BEST BRANDY,
FOR sal by
may 14 lm 213 Pennsylvania avenue.
THE BEST ASSORTMENT EVER OFFERED
IN THIS CITY
rpnOSR who desire to select from new patterns,
X with the advantage of a reduction In prices,
will call early and exr.mtne.
We would also call the attention of persons
about Introduciug gas into their dwellings to our
increased facilities, and consequent low prices,
for this branch of our trade.
Inviting all who dcBlro their work dons
promptly, and free from gas leakages, to call at
269 Pennsylvania avenue, between Tenth and
Eleventh streets, south side.
nov 23 J. W THOMPSON k CO.
CO. SCOTT respectfully announces to pa-
rents, that she will be happy to give lessons
on the piano to both sexes, from seven to four
teen years of age, at thetr own homes, at $10
per quarter, or B0 cents per lesson.
may 16 No. 44 Missouri avenue. .
IMPORTANT TO INVENTORS.
ROBERT W. FENWICK,
Ixtc Manager of the Washington llntncb OlQco of Ihefclia-
tine Aiccitcan latent AceLcr of Atiura. Atvnn A: Ci ,
uikl for mors thin ten ycai rifficUlly c-Mitioctoit with
ubt Qrni,nnd with nn experience. of fourteen
years iu e cry branch relating to tho I'atcnt
9 UtUce, an4 the Interest of Inventors,
COUNSELLOR AND PATENT AOBN1,
Office in Washington, D. 0., N. E. corner ot
Seventh and F streets, si cond story, directly
opposite the Patent Office.
from Hon. Charles Mason, late Commissioner oj
Washington, D. C, October 4, 18C0.
Learning that R. W. Frnwick, Esq., Is about
to open nn office In this city, as a Solicitor of
Patents, Icheerlully state that I have long known
blm as a gentlem.in ot lurge experience in such
matters, of prompt and accurate business habits,
and of undoubted Integrity. As ouch, I commend
him to the Inventors ot the United States.
may 22 CHARLES MASON.
H. 8. JOHNSTON,
SADDLES, HARNESS, AND TRUNKS,
Keeps constantly on hand
SADDLES, HARNESS, COLLARS, TRUNKS,
CARPET B AllS,
and all other articles In his line.
EVERY description of harness manufactured
to order, and sold nt wholesale or retail, cheap
for cash, or on an approved credit. Old Saddles,
Harness, or Trunk , repaired or takeu iu exchange
for new. No. 373 Pennsylvania avenue, between
Four-and-a-balf and Sixth streets, opposite Na
tional note!, Washington, D. C.
may 17 6m
Fowlc's Pilo and Humor Care.
A SURE CURE for Bleeding, Blind, and Itch
ing PILES, Scrofula, Salt Rheum, and Dis
eases of the Skin. One bottle warranted to curs
iu nil cases ; if not, dealers lire particularly re'
quested to refund the monoy. Only live bottles
in a thousand returned, und 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. l'OWLE, Chemist, 71 Prince
street, Boston, and for sale by JOHN WILEY,
cornit 3d street and l'enn. avenue, Washington
House, sole agent for Washington city and vi
cinity. Certificates with each bottle. "Pries
One Dollars' mar 20 3m
BOARD IN TUB COUNTRY, NEAR
GOOD BOARD can be obtained back of the
Heights ot Georgetown, in a retired and
beautiful situation. AUo, n furnished Cottage
with board. Relerences will be required. In
quire of It. W. Barnard, corner of Ninth street
and Pennsylvania avenue ; R. T. Z. Cissel, Bridge
and Congress streets Georgetown. apr 22
SADDLE, J1JYD HARNESS
4911 Seventh street, ojiposite Odd Fellows' Ball
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 CONSTANTLY making, and havo on
hand, of the best material, every description
Fine Sole Leather, Iron Frame,
Ladies' Dress, Wood Pox,
And Packing Trunkj,
Carpet and Canvas Travelling Bags,
Saddles, Barness, Whivs, S:c., dre.,
At i.uv nuow
Supuior Leather Htid Dress Trunks ; also, Ce
dar Trunks, (for keeping Math out ot Furs and
fine Woolen Goods,) made to order.
Repairing, and Trunks covered, neatly and
Goods dcllvcicd in any part of the city, George
town, and Alexandria, tree of cbargc.
mnr 22 y JAMES S. TOPHAM.
McltAK ft TAFK,
Suicusors to M itl"ik & Herbert,
No. 30'J Seventh St., let. II and I sts.,
KAbUINKTOK, D. I'.,
Keep constantly ou band Cloths, Casslmcres,
and Vestinga. mar 18 6m
E OFFLR TO MILITARY MEN a large as
sortment of GIUY snd BLUE FLANNEL
OVER-SHIRTS, WHITE SHIRTS, DRAWERS,
CAMP BLANKETS, HALF-HOSE, tc, whloh
we luUle all cash purchasers to examine before
making their selections.
WALL, STEPHENS, & CO.,
322 Penn. atenue, between Ninth
mar 23 and Tenth streets.
No. 618 Garrison street, between I and Fir,
tiiiiti uifTitie, Navy Yaid.
i tONSTANTLY on band a full Bupply of Ready-
v Made liioimng and uentlemen s rur