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WASHINGTON, D. C, THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 1861.
From tlaa, "w York Mirror.
SONG OP THE FOBOE.
We give below thb "Bong or the Forge' a
spirited and powerful poem. Bien compared
with Schiller's famous "Song of th Bell," It re
mains unsurpassed. Many years ago it went the
round of the papers, starting, we believe, from
BlaekuoodiS Magasine. It then took a Rip Van
Winkle's nap, preserved, however, in tbe admi
ring memories of the discriminating, till, after
circumnavigating the, globe, It lately reappeared
In the Calcutta Magazine, whence It .was copied,
as original, by some American Journals of more
UsCe than reading. We reprint it, to preserve
it in onr paper, "for the long day," ai we hope.
Obsarre, and admire too, the masterly variation
of the tone, in the genial description of the fa
tare coarse of the food-giving plough, in tbe
dream of the mysterious wanderings of the an
tkor't chain, and In the sonl-stlrrlcg anticipations
of the flashing of the emord:
Clang, clang I the massive anvils ring
Clang, clangl a hundred hammers swing)
Like the thunder-rattle of a tropic sky
The mighty blows still multiply j
Bay, brothers of the (luiky brow. '
What are youf'sttong arms forging nowf
Clang, clang we forge the coulter now
The coulter of the kindly plough;
Sweet Mary, mother, blest our toll ;
"May 1U broad furrow still unbind ,
To gental ralus, tp sun and wind,
The most benignant tail.
Clang, clang our coulter's count shall ba
On many a sweet and sheltered lea,
By many a streamlet's silver tide,
Amidst the ,aong of the morning birds,
Amidst tbe low of the sauntering terds,
Amidst spft b sexes which do stray
Through woodbine hedges and "sweet May,
Along the green hill's tide.
When regal autumn's bounteous hand
With wide-spread glory clothes tho land;
When to tbe valleis, from tbe brow
Of each resplendent slope, Is rolled ,
A ruddy sea of living g-ili,
We bUss-pwe bless tbe Ptocoa.
Clang, clang aguln, my mate3r what glows
beneath tbe hammers' potent blowsl
Clink, clank we forge th. Guirr CaaU
Which bears the gallant vessel's strain,
('Midst 'etormy wind and adverse tides;
Secured by this, the good ship braves
The rocky roadstead, and the waves
Which thunder on her sides.
'Anxious n6 more, tbe merchant seel
The mist drive dark before tbe breeie,
The storm-cloud on tbe hill ;
Calmly he Teats, though far away
In'bolsterous climes his vessel lay,
. Baliant on our skill.
Say, oa what land, theie links shall sleep,
fathoms beneath the solemn deep T
'By Afrlo'l pestilential shore
i By many an iceoerg, lone ana noar
By many a palmy western Isle,
Basking in springe perpetual smile :
By stormy Labrador?
Say, shall they feel tho vessel reel,
When to the balUry's deadly peal
The crushing broadside make- reply?
- Or el.e, as at the glorious Nile,
Hold grappling shlps,'that strive tbe while
For death or victory.
Hurrah I Cling clang I onca more, wbat glows,
Park brothers of tbe foige, beneath
Tbe Iron tempest of your blows,
The furnace's red breath?.
Clang, clang a burning torrent, clear
And. brilliant, of biignt sparks, Is poured
Around and up In the dusky air,
As pur hammers forge tbe Swoap.
The sword I a, name of dread; yet when
Upon the freeman's thigh 'tis bound,
While for his altar aqd bis hearth,
While for the, land that gave blm birth,
The war-drums roll, the trumpets sound,
How sacred is It then I
Whenever for the truth and tight
Is flashes in the van of fight;
Whether in some wild mountain pass,
As that where tell Leonldas ;
Or on sunie sterile plain and stern,
A Uarston or a Bannockburn ;
Or mid fierce crags and bursting rills,
Tbe SwlUer'a Alps, gray Tyrol's hills;
Or, as when sunk the Armada's prldi,
It gleams above tbe stormy tide;
Still, still, whenever the battl word
" It Liberty when men do Hand
For fustics and thiir native land ,
Then Heaven bless the bwonc "
STEPHEN A. DOUGLAS'S WILL.
AVioio all men by these presents, That I, Ste-
Btate of Illinois, in view of the uncertainty of
hie aud tne certaiity ot acatn, at such time as
an all wiso Providehco shall ordain, do hereby
declare and subscribo tho following as my will,
Which I desire all persons to respect after toy
death, to wit:
It is my will that my debts shall be paid out
of any moneys which 1 may leave, and that so
muih of my propurty, real aud personal, at the
discretion oi my executors, sbull be sold, as
shall be necessary to pay all my debts.
It is also my will that, after my said debts
shall bo paid, all tho residue of my property,
personal and real, shall bo divided by my execu
tors Into two equal parts, and that ono part
thereof ahull belong to my two children, Rob
ert M. Douglas and Stephen A. Douglas, and
that the other part thereof that is to say. one
half ot all toy property, real and personal, aud
ot nil moneys or aebts Que me snail ueiODg
to, and is hereby declared to belong to, my dear
and beloved wiio, Adelo Cutta Douglas.
It is also my will mid positive direction that
my said wlfa shall be, and she is hereby de
clared tp be, tbe sole guardian of my said chil
dren, and that she shall have the possession,
cpntrol, and education of them until they shall
respectively nrrivo at the a go, of twonty one
years, knowing her to be the best person in the
world to perform this sacred trust.
It is also my will that my said wife, Adele
Cults Douglas, and, my friend and relative.
Daniel P. Khodes, of Cleveland, Ohio, be and
they are hereby declared my executors to carry
this will into effect, and to that end I do hereby
waive all legul process and letters of adminis
tration, and dispenso with any and all security
on the part of my said executors, aud direct
that they may proceed and executo this will
(he same that I eould do were I alive.
.Having thus' provided for 'all niy worlaly af
fairs, I commit my soul' to Qod and ask the
prayers of tbe good for II is divino blessing.
(In testimony; whereof, I have hereunto set
my hand aud. seal this 4th day of September,
A. D, 1857." S. A. Doyous, rot. '
In presence of S. C. Benbam, Mary 0.
Codicil added July 30. 1859.
Be il known that X, Stephen A. Douglas, "do
thereby add the following supplement to the
above as my last will And testament, to wlt't
That in event, my said wife shall have any '
child or children by me, whether born before
or alter my death, it" is, my will, and direction,
that, jp,th.distribution'of my estate"; nnomount
of property shall at first be set apart and all6t
tad to such child or children, equal to the
amount my other children will receive from
their mother's estata, and that the residue of
my property, after paying all juit debts, shall
be divided into two equal parts, and one of
said parts shall belong td my said wife, to her
sole use ana Deuent, ana ue otner to my lata
children, born or to be born at aforesaid, in
equal proportions, it being my wish and inten
tion that each child should inherit an equal
amount of property, without reference to the
state from which it shall be derived,
In witness whereof, 1 hare heieunto set my
band and teal at the city of Washington, this
80th day of July, A. D. 1859.
S. A. Douglas. Seal
In presence of J. E. Clay Mudd, Ellen E.
AndbiW Jackson DoxBLsosr, This gentle
man, the candidate of the American party for
the Vice Presidency in I860, has joined tho
umuuiuu F1! uu ovuweu uis ueinrniinBHUu
to djraw, in the disunion cause, the aword be
queathed to him by that glorious old patriot,
We chance to have before us, saji an ex
change, at this moment, a copy of Gen. Jack
sou's will, and we copy from it this paragraph :
"Eleventh. I bequeath to my well beloved
Androw J. Donelson, son of Samuel, Donclson,
deceased, the elegant sword presented id me
I by the State bf Tennessee, with this injunction,
that ne ion not to use it, wnen necessary, in
support and 'protection of our glorious Union,
and for the protection of the constitutional
rights of our beloved country, should they lie
assailed by foreign enemies or dotneitie trai
An Irishman, addicted to telling queer sto
ries, laid he law a man beheaded, with his
hands tied behind him, who directly picked op
his head and put it on his shoulders In the
right place. " Ha, ha, ha I " said a bystander,
"how conld he pick up his head when hit hands
were tied behind him?" "And sure, wbat a
purty fool yon are I " laid Pat ( " and oould'ot
be pick It up with bii Math To ould Kiok
'with yonr botheration I"
Air Addition to the Catschisv.. A roues?
miss, of Belfast, Me,, whose acquirements are
rather beyond her four summers, was, a few
days since, repeating the catechism at ber
mother's knee. In response to the qnestion,
What did Qod create? she said, "The earth,
tbe sup, tbe moon, the stars and stripes!'
A man.writing from Pensacola to one of the
Southern papers, savsi " Well, Greeley, you've
got to fight now I By tho red dogs of war, you
have! Between your head and heaven no
mora hair grows I" " No more hair" is good.
Qreeley is paid as a grindstone.
Though men give you their advice gratis,
yon will often ba cheated if you take it.
BY virtue of a warrant of distress, issued at
tbe suit of Moore and Cissel, ageata for E
0. Adams, against the goods and chattels, lands
and tenements, of II, Straus, to m directed, I
have seised and taken In distress all the estate,
right, title, Interest, property, claim, and demand
at law and In equity of the said H. Straus, in
and to all tbe stock of ready-made clothing con
tained In a first-class clotbior, to wit: Coats,
vests, paots, hats, cops, shirts, hosier, cravats,
umbrellas, Rlavei, shawls, shelves, counters,
together with a large quantity of ready-made
clothing too numerous to particularise : i here
by give notice that on Thursday morning, the
20th Instant, at 10 o'clock A. M., I will offer for
sale the said property, so seized and taken in
distress, by public auction, to tbe highest bid
der, far cash, on the prem'sn, on Seventh street,
No. 885, between H and I streets.
Tbe flag will designate the place.
JOSEPH F. KELLEY, Bailiff.
Waihington, D. C, funs 18, 1861.
THE UNION WILL STAND, NO MATTER
CONSEQUENTLY, I shall remain In Wash
ington, and continue to pursue my occu
pation of HOUSE, SIGN, and ORNAMENTAL
PAINTING. Gilding in all IU branches. Old
Glazing promptly attended to. Fainting and
Ornamenting Cottage Farniture in the best
style. I also call attention to the Painting ol
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 tbe 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, No. 63 1
6311 53111 LouUlana avence, north tide, be
tween Sixth and eventh strtcu.
P. S. Signs put up free of charge, as usual.
ASIRT IOB TU SALI Of 1UIXIOAX AIO VOaXIflK
No. 67 Louisiana a , epponte Bank of Washington
BAR, Sheet, and Hoop Iron: Horse-shoe Iron,
Norwoy Noll Rods, Burden's Patent Horse
Shoes, Horse-shoe Nails ; Cast, Shear, and Mis
ter Bteaij Anvils, jieiiows, onu view, aursi
Lead, Bar Lead, and Lead Pipe ; Leaded Root
ing Tin j 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, Hinges, Screws,
Nails, Urads, Sasb Weights, Sash Cord, Pullers,
Planes, Saws, Chisels, Files, Boring and Mortice
Machines, and Grlndstones,Axes, Sbovels, Spades,
Rakes, Forks, Ac.
DEPOT FOR PLANT'S NEW PATENT
All at the lowest prices for Cash, or to punc
tual customers on snort creau. nor its
UNITED 8TATE8 WXITABT EOUtE.
SPECIAL NOTICE TO TRAVELLERS.
ON and after Thursday, May 18, 1801, passen
ger trains between Washington and Balti
more will ran as follows :
Leave Washington at 4.15 and 7.10 A. 31 , and
2.30 and S 45 P. M., arriving at Baltimore at
5.60 and 8 60 A. M , and 4.06 and 7.30 P. M.
Leave Baltimore at 4.20 and 8.20 A. M., and 3.45
and 5 P. M., arriving at Washington at 6.10
and 10.10 A. M., and 6.25 and 6.45 P. M.
Piutmgtr Tranu leaving Washington at 7.10
A. M. and 5.45 P, M., and Baltimore at, 8.20 A
M. andfl P. M-make.direct connections for An
napolls at the Junction.
Trains leave Annapolis for Baltimore and
Washington at 6.30 A. M. and 4.15 P. M.
Pauengtr Traini leaving Washington at 4.U
and 7.10 A. M., and 2.10 P. M., make direct con
nections at Baltimore for Philadelphia, New
York, Boston, and all other points North.
All article! of freight (not contraband of war)
will be transported over the line. Tonnage trains
will leave Baltimore at 4.20 A. M. Leava Wash
ington at 7 P. M..
By order of the Secretary of War t
THOS. A. SCOTT,
May 16 tf General Manager.
V. S. MILITARY ROUTE SPECIAL NOTICE.
On SUNDAY the trains will leave the Depot
at 7.10 A. 11. and 2.30 P. M. for Philadelphia
and New York. Trains will arrive at 6.10 A. M.
and 6.45 P. M. THOMAS A. SCOTT,
may 21 General Manager.
PATENTED NOVEMBER 1, 1859.
, TUK AlKAaUKKS ABE , -
A, the distance around the neok. B to B, the
Yoke. D to D, distance around the body, under
the armpits. O to O, the sleeve. E to 8, the
length of the Shirt,
PATEHTSD IMPROVED FRENCH TOES
A NEW STYLE OF 8HIRT, 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 the
United States, at $12, $16, $18, $24, Ao., 4o ,
No order forwarded far Isss than half a doien
shirts. Wholesale trade supplied on the usual
Also, Importer! and Dealers In Men's Furnish
ing Goods, BALLOU BROTHERS,
June 4 3m No. 408 Broadway, New York.
C. M. ALEXANDER,
Attorney and Counsellor at Patent Lata, and
Solicitor of Patents.
Patent cases examined free or charge.
' Applicatloni cpnd'icud upon conditional fees.
Advice on points of law and Infringement
Arguments prei ared, and litigated cases con
ducted In the oourta.
Office, corner of Seventh and F streets, Wash
ington, D. O.
Refer to Hon. F. P. Biaie, Jun , Hon. Wiliiam
H. EvoLisp, Hon. Dakixl E. Soma.
feb 19 6m
No. 368 Saih tt , letvten O and H it.,
WA8HINQTON, D. O.
FRESH CAKES every day; Candles of aU
kinds Wedding cakes, Fancy cakes, Pyra
mids of all kinds and siies, 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. lee Cream and Water Ices, $1.26
per gallon. feb 10 6m
STBONQ'S PATENT ARMY TRUNK
PORTABLE BEDSTEAD COMBINED,
Can be seen at W. B. 8trong's salesroom,
No. 1 TTorren ttrett, corner Broadway,
No.te Maiden Lane, one door below William etrett,
nsw York crrr.
TRUNK, when shut, 28 Inches long with Mat
trass on top. Trunk, when open, forms a
Sood bed, six feet six inches long, with Moiaulto
et attached. The Mattress made of Best Curled
Hair tho Cot or Sacking made of Sail Duck,
with ample room for Clothing. Truuk, Mattress,
and everything connected with it, made of best
materials. Price of Trunk, Mattress all cam
Dlete. with Outside. Duck Cover. $25. Par
ties wishing the above article, oa sending order
by Mall, and money by Express, will have it de
livered to Express In perfect order.
P. S. Can be put up or taken down In two
minutes with ease. EST Circular, with cut,
mailed to any party on application. June 7
NOTICE Is hereby given that tbe rents of all
bull lings hired bj me for tbe use of troopj,
tc, for the months of April and May, will be paid
at the office of tbe Cbiet Assistant Quartermas
ter. E. E. CAMP,
June 19 d7t A. A. Q. M. U. S. A.
HOUSE FOR RENT AND FURNITURE FOR
SALE. House and Furniture nearly new.
. Inquire at No. 384 I street, between i weir.n ana
1 Talrteestb, after I o'clock, apr 4 tf Star
CUNST LOEFFLER tales this method to an
lU nounce to his friends and the public gener
ally that he has opened his garden, on'tho corner
of N. Y. avenue and First street, for the recep
tion of visiters for the seeson. Music on Mon
day tid Thursday evenings, and sacred con
certs on Sunday evenings. He has always a
large supply of refreshments, wines, liquors, Ac.
Also, the very best lager beer from his own
brewery. H also furnishes lager beer to persons
throughoutUie city. A bowling alley and gym
nulunsjbavAbeen fittfd'np for the accommoda
tion ofrUAers. may 24 lm
ProgTOM of Slavery in the United Btatei.
BY GEOKOK M. WESTON.
COPIES of this work are for sale at the pub
lication office of the National SgmUitan,oa
Bound edition, tl per eosr. Pamphlet edi
tion, i cents per copy. apr
SHOES FOR THE MILLION.
EVERY variety, for alt the people, on hand, or
will be speedily made to orderln the factory
above my store. Guarantied to fit well, and war
ranted goed. 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 evening, as usual, to bis cus
tomers. Strangers commencing housekeeping In
this City, who desire Milk, can have their orders
promptly attended to by applying at this aBce.
mar 18 tf DAVID MILLER.
A PRINCELY LOCATION FOB SALE
GLEBE COTTAGE, in Alexandria county, can
be bought low. It consists of 100 acres well
fenced: good buildings laree house, two lartre
barns fruit of all kinds, and In a high state of
cultivation, inquire on tbe premises, or at 393
Sixth street, between G and H.
may 17 m J. B. BROWN.
A PAIR of Black. Thoroughbred. Four-jear
rt old MARES, sound and kind, work single
or double, and good under tho saddle. Can be I
seen at the subscriber's stables, at Union Hotel,
eorgetown, D. 6. HIRAM WRIGHT.
Hard Timet Low Pricei.
R. H. STRAUS, 385 Seventh street, between
. H and I streets, keeps constantly on hand
a large assortment of Qlothtery and general Fur
nishing Goods, which be offers to tbe citizens ol
Washington and strangers visiting our city at tht
lowttt cash prices.
His former customers are earnestly solicited to
continue their generous patronage, for which he
returns bis sincere thanks. ffeb 16 6m
Gentlemen's Eeady-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, he, sto. All of which
we are offering at our usual low prices.
nsjy Clothing made to order lu the most su
perior manner. WALL, STEPHENS, k CO.,
mar 27 tf 322 Penn. avenuo.
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 own immediate supervision,
and satisfaction is guarantied In every
ease. JOSEPH T. K. PLANT A CO.,
350 D St., brU Ninth and Tenth.
Refer to Messrs. Louis F. Perry 4
Co., Dealers In Carpets, Oil-cloths, Ac,
corner of Ninth street and Pennsylvania
avenue. feb 26 ly
UNITED STATES PENITENTIARY,
WASHiNSTOit, D. O, April SO, 1861,
npO-DAY, while the old messenger was work
A lng some colored convicts In the garden, as
he has been aocustomed to do for tbe last two
years, two of them (Noble G raj son, confined tor
sotting fire to Shreeve's stable, and Edward Duck
ettl ran off. The Warden will pay twenty-five
dollars for the delivery of either of them,
mar 1 H. I. KING, o
MONEY t MONEY!! MONEY!!!
368 DS 368
J WILL give for good cast-off clothing tbe high
est cash prices in gold. All kinds wanted.
Call before selling elsewhere I also have a large
stock of nice new clothing, which I am selling at
extreme low prices for CASH. All, therefore,
who have good clothes for sale can get the high
est cash price here, and buy at the lowest, as 1
buy aud sell for cajb.
Come and see. No. 368 D street, between
Ninth and Tenth. feb 18 ly
H O NOYES'S
MACHINE SEWING ROOMS
No. 504 Ninth street, 2 doors above Penn. avenue,
WASHINGTON, D C
Brory description of Sewing done with neat
ness, promptness, and dispatch, and warranted
to please. Shirts made to order, mar 20 3m
BOOT AND SHOE MANUFACTURER,
No. 370 E street, bet. 10A and 11M sts.,
WASHINGTON, D. O.
mar Id 6m
NKW YORK AND CONNECTICUT COMPANUS
Prompt payment of losses.
McKENNEY & LANSDALE,
Cor. Pa. av. and Seventh street.
G. W. GOODALL,
Plumber and Oas and Steam Fitter
664 Seventh strut, near Canal Bridge, Washington.
ALL orders executed at the shortest notice, In
the most substantial manner, and on rto
Perianal attention given to every department
of the business. nov 28
G ALT'S STEAM FIRE WOOD MILLS, AND
COAL DEPOT. ' "
Wharf, foot of Seventeenth street, below the
Office, No. 282 Pennsylvania avenue, between
Eleventh and Twejfth streets.
19 Wood prepared any length orilie, or del
llvered cord length) ' . '
Mar" Coal screened before dellcery.
jane 1 tf
LOUISi FKAHZkV ; .
PKE800. AND ORNAMENTAL PAINTER,
ASD DIALER IM
Painta, Oili, Glut, Lamps, o., tea.
EOUSE PAINTING AND OLAZINQ.
310 (7 (., Ut. 8kth and Seventh iU., north tide,
mar 18 6m
WANTED FOR CASH All kinds of Second
Hand Furniture and House-keeping Arti
cles. Persons leaving the city, or having a sur
plus, will do well to call Immediately on
Dealer In New and Second-Hand
Furniture, No. 428 Seventh
June 4, tf street, between G and H streets.
337 Penntyhania avenue, oppotitt Srovn't Sottl:
WATCHMAKER t JEWELLER,
Recommends himself to the public in general to
do all kinds of work In his line, and guaranties
tne lame, uoarges low ten to
WALL, STEPHENS, cV CO ,
MEN AND BOYS' CLOTHING
Made to Order, Mholualt and Retail,
Ko 123 Peon avtaue, bttween Ninth and Tath streets,
WASmNOTON, D O
B. FINLEY HUNT,
No. 310 Penntyhania avenue, bet. Ninth and
mar 18 6m
Or ALL SIAPIS AHO PESCtS.
WARRANTED Gold Band Window Shades.
Buff, Green, and Blue Holland Shades, all
sixes, made 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 neodlng the above goods
will find It to their advantage to give 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 number.
No. 486 Seveuth street, eight doors above
nov 26 Odd Fellows' Hall.
CENTRAL LIVERY, SALE, AND HIRING
No 171 mil in (west sldt)Bgtuhiu-uot,t)l.Dan4Esu ,
Washington, B. C.
First-class Horses and Vehicles, (single or
double,) and attentive Hostlers, always on hand
T. W. WUiLiIAUS,
apr 3 6m Proprietor.
INTERESTING to Office seekers, Officeholders,
and Everybody Else. If you want an office,
buy a nice suit or Ulothea irom bmitu, no. tou
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 snlt ot Clotbej
at SMITH'S anyhow. feb 28 6m
A NY person having a good-sized
house to rent, or who would like to rent the
house and sell the furniture, on terms suited to
the times, may perhaps nnd a customer uy ad
dressing Box No. 247, City Post Offige.
may IS 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 etrett, between D and E ttreets,
WASHCOTtfN, D C
feb 20 6m
Philadelphia Lager Beer Depot,
No. 381 PENNSYLVANIA AVZNDE,
Betueen Four and a half and Sixth Streets.
may 2t 2m
iN consequence of our having tp pay cash for
every article of goods we purchase, we are
forced to reduce our business to cash exclusive
ly, for the present. We have tn store a very
large assortment of READY-MADE CLOTHING,
for mu and boys' wear, which are selling at a
much lower rate than usually.
WALL, STEPHENS, & CO.,
322 Pa. avenue, between 9th and 10th sts.
HAY HAY I
Qrifi BALES of prime Timothy Hay Just ar-
OUU rived per schooner Ned, and fur sale
from vessel. PETER BERRY,
Jun 13 6t 85 Waterstreet, Georgetown.
QMITH'S, No. 460 Seventh street, la the best
O place In town to buy Clothes, Furnishing
1 Goods, Hats, and Caps. feb 28 6m
EDWABD LYCETT' ' 3
.No. 271 Pennsylvania avenue, WmhingtonD.O,
a-Boote bound In enrr style, Turku, Uoreoocvjiua.
GAS FIXTURES! 0
THE BEST, ASSORTMENT EVER OFFERED,
l IKTHISJDITY ,
mHOSB who desire to stlect from new pattami,
X with tbe advantage of a reduction In prices,
will call early and examine.
We would also call the attention of person!
about Introducing gas into their dwellings to oar
Increased facilities, and consequent low prices,
for this branch of onr trade.
Inviting all who desire their work done
promptly, and free from gas leakages, to call at
269 Pennsylvania avenue, between Tenth and
Eleventh strocts, south side.
nov26 J. W THOMPSON 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 their own homes, at $10
per quarter, or 60 cents per leason.
maj 1C No. 44 Missouri avenue.
IMPORTANT TO INVENTORS.
ROBERT W. FENWICK,
Lata Manager or ihtWashlnctmlJraDebOfncQorUieSeiaa
tISe American Patent Afrucr of KKirs. Una t Oj.,
sad fur mora Una wa ytn ofllclally coouectoi wHta
said Ortn, and witu an cvperlruco of tburtena
vtra tn every branch relating to tho rateot
UrQco, ana Um uitorost of Inventors,
COUNSELLOR AND PATENT AQEN1,
Office In Washington, D. O., N. E. toroer 'of
Seventh and F streets, second story, directly
opposite the Patent Office.
Front Hon, Charlie Jlaion, la't Commissioner of
WAsnraOTOn, D. O., October 4, 1860.
Learnlntr that U. W. Fenwlek, Esq., is about
to open an ode In this city, as a Solicitor of
Patents, I cheerfully cute that I have long known
him as a gentleman ol large experience in suet
matters, of prompt and accurate business habits,
and of undoubted integrity. As snch, I commend
him to tbe Inventors ot-the United States,
may 22 CHARLES MASON.
H. S. JOHNSTON,
SADDLES, HARNESS, AND TRUNKS,
Keeps constantly on hand
SADDLES, HARNESS, COLLARS, TRUNKS,
and all other articles In hljllsrer
EVERY description of harness manufactured
to order, and sold at w boleeale or retail, cheap
for cash, or on an approved credit. Old Saddles,
Harness, or Trunk?, repaired or taken In exchange
for new. No. 373 Pennsylvania avenue, between
Four-and-a-halt and Sixth streets, opposite Na
tional Hotel, Washington, D O.
may 17 6m
Fowle's Pile and Humor Core.
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
quested to refund the money. Only fivo bottles
in a thousand returned, and these were cases ot
Fistula. Hundreds of letters nnd certificates are
now in the proprietor's possession, which can be
seen upon application. Send for circular. Pre
pared by HENRY D. FOWI.E, Chemist, 71 Prince
street, Boston, and lor sale by JOHN WILEY,
corner 3d street nnd I'enn. avenue, Washington
House, sole agent for Washington city and vi
cinity. Certificates with each bottle. "iVics
One Dollar." mar 20 3m
HOAHU IN 1UE COUNTIiY, NEAB
GOOD BOARD can be obtained back of the
Heights of Georgetown, in a retired and
beautilul situation. Al.o, a furnished Cottage
with board. Refcrenc.e3 will be rtpuired. In
quire ol R. W. Barnard, corner of Ninth street
and Pennsylvania avenue ; U. T. Z. Cissel, Bridge
and Congress streets Georgetown. apr 22
SADDLE, J1JVD HARNESS
489 Seventh street, opposite Odd FeUovs' 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 have on
hand, of the best material, every description
JTn Sole Leather, Iron Frame,
Ladies' Dress. Wood Box,
And Packing Trunks,
Carpet and Canvas Travelling Bags,
Saddles, Harness, Whips, dx etc.,
at Lotv PWCW
Superior Leather and Drvss Trunks j also, Ce
dar Trunks, (for keeping Moth out of Furs and
fine Woolen Goods,) made to order.
Repairing, and Trunks covered, neatly and
Goods delivered lu any port of tho city, George
town, and Alexandria, tree of charge.
mar 22 y JAMES S. TOPHAM.
McltAE & TAFF. "
Bucciuort to ILiUocV s. liorlxrt,
No. 399 Seventh si., bet. Hand Ists
WibUlNGTO.V, LI. C,
Keep constantly on baud Cloths, Cassimeres,
and Vestlngs. mar IB 6m
E OFFER TO MILITARY MEN a large as
sortment of GRAY snd BLUE FLANNEL
OVKR-SUIRT3, WHITE SHIRTS, DHAWKR3,
CAMP BLANKETS, HAl.J-ilUBli;, so., wmon
wo invite all cash purchasers to examine before
making their selections
8 WALL, STEPHENS, ft CO.,
322 Penn. avenue, between Ninth
may 23 and Tenth streets.
No. 618 Garrison street, bcttveen I and Fir,
ginia avenue, Navy Yard.
L ONSTANTLY on hand a lull supply of Ready
' Made Clothing and Gentlemen's Furnishing
goods. Jan 10
ALL IN WANT of Clothing should not (all to
call on Smith, No. 460 Seventh street, to
buv their goods, as he will sail them bargains, j