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STABTLiKO l)*VKLOr?MEHTB? A SOCITTY
vok t hi A BnrcTio" or V'.btuocs Yocso Fk
jlhaman Pre *td? it*.?During trw
ps-tfew months several rerpectable vouu* girl*
01 our ci'v- as wrll as others in th? ww-wn
part of the Statp, hare mysteriously disap
Ur d from their hemes, and no traac con Id
iv^ssiblj be ascertained of tftelr whereabouts,
notwittstanding tbe most diligent search was
made lor them Recently, however, some
Btartll* g developments have come to li^ht
through ti e arrest of a young girl named Jen
nte I hompson, at Utlca, who was attired in
mat habliments, and wnt umler the assumed
name ol .lames Thompon. Upou searching
h r tome enormously rascally documents were
found, making startllDg revelations. There
ws? a manuscript copy of what purported to
be l e constitution and by-laws of the" Knightsw1
ol tfee Sec ret Circle.'' In this document theob
i*cts of the Circle are said to be to kidnap and
sei d icN^w York city houses of prostitution
younir and virtuous plrls. It is that
? Iter being teidi apped a drn~ ,ftf}lDi'ni8tered to
them, their action j^floence willda
t'rnl,J.?. wn ether or not they virtaoP?'fhH
not, they hf to be released, fWe,Ba^"''yt^^h
there is no drug that will determini? any f u. h
question.1 The niannscript is signed by twenty,
lour persons, members of itoe Secret.Circle. A.
< art ot Alt.aijT- i* president, and C.ary and
one^atrick Farrelai*? directors. Othei names
amor g the twenty-four are those oi Theodore
and Hiram Andrews and their wives. Appen
ded is ? !>?' of nine young girls whose abdnc
tnu |f> considered fet-sible and advisable. One
of thef-e. Esther A. Fark?, who disappeared
>1iy Hith, and Miss Barnett, both ot Oneida
bounty. Also the names of three meu(Gerric
Smith, C I> Miller, and Stewart), who have
been marked for vengeance. This is one of the
most damnable organisation'' ever conceived by
Wicked intnds.? Albany Knickerbocker
TH* lJ?DKf*K?HE?JTTKt.*OKAVU COMPANY ?
V7e take pleasure In giving publicity to the
following letter from the Secretary of War,
which inlly exonerates this Company from
any suspicion of the loi alty of its managers,
and a indes to th? arrangements made by
which the Company is to have a wire from the ,
Derarmer.t, and do a share of the public bus!- i
Sir The investigation of this Department ;
relieves jour i.'ompany from fill suspicion of ;
being concerned with 'he transmission or pub
lication of the recent foreery purporting to be '
a proclamation by the President; and ronnter- ;
suned by the Secretary of State. The satis- !
factory arrangements made by your Company
with this Department will, I hope, do murh '
t- warrs inspiring the public with a just coa- j
fldence in your telegraph line, and the loyalty,
prncence and discretion of its management.
Your obediens servant, j
Edwin M. Stanton. I
Theodore Adams, Esq.
Ir?OH S A LE?Several very elegantly finished
French CuUl'EES. Also, a number
of BfcETTS ?.r OPEN BAROUCHES for]
four persons inside.
Th.-oe Carriages are fini>be.l in the mast snperb
manner, and would sutt either for gyivTte u-a or
for public conveyance*.
MULLINGF.R & HUNTER,
Corner of Reward and Franklin streets,
ray 12-lm* Baltimore _
STAGE LINE ?Froin ar.d after W-3dn*?day, May
11,a DAILY LINE of 3taees will
ran from the Pennsylvania Housed
on ' "<tr*et, Washrnsrton city, as,
follow-i: To Purrattsviile, T. R . 3?pntH\vn, Bryan
town, Hu?h?7iHe, O. Hall, Cbaptico. "H. C. Day,
and l.eonardfown, aud return da ly. The line to
Piscat*wsy, DuUvld and Port Tobacco w'll run as
heretofore, every Tuesday. Thursday auJ Satur
iay Leave at 3 a. m. _
A. F. KTMMELL. A sent.
Washington city. May 9. Iit>l. lay 9-lm*
^ ^RAY"3 PATENT
Have now been before the public for nearly a year
They are nuiverbally pronounced the neatest an
fc*st fitting collars extant.
The upper edge presents a perfect rurve, free
from the angles noticed in all other collars.
The cravat causes no puckers oatbeicsiJeof the
rim-down collar; they are as SMOOTH IN3IDB
A? OI7TFIDE, anl therefore perfectly tV^e and
ee*y to the neck.
The Garotte Collar has a smooth and eTcnly 6n
Ished edjje on both sidts.
Theie Collars are not simply Sat pieces of paper
?ut in the farm of a collar, but are MOLDED
ANDSHAPED TO FIT THE SEt-'K.
Tbey are made in " Novelty," (or turn-doivn j
style;) in every half -Ize from 12 to 17 inches, and :
!n "Eureka,'' (or Garotte,) from 13to 17 inches;
and packed in " solid sites" in n?at blae cartons,
l?>a.^inin? I1*' each; also in smaller ones of ten j
eaon?the latter a very ban ly package fox travelers |
army and navy officers.
EVERY COLLAR is stamped
"GRAY S PATENT MOLDED COLLAR. '
Sold by all dealers in men's furnishing goods, j
The trade supplied by
WALL, STEPHENS 4 CO.,
tpl4-3m 323 Pa. avenne, Washington, :
^Tooo WA<i0N LS uDb 0F MANURE f'-r |
H-adqunr t/< Dtpanmtnt of Wi*hini'.cyi,. J
OMetC/ii'/ Quarittmas t.r,U:h st. n ar Y Y. tv.,}
Wnsk>?4to*. D C., Mav 2>), l%i. \ '
Will be sold at public auction on SVTCRDAY. !
the 2Sth -riKtan!. at 11 o'clock a. m..?n th" Potomac
river, about seventy-five yards west of llth ^trfet
? a?t, a' 'Ut two thousand ^ igon load-i of ,;ood >ta
ble me.nure. .,, , A
This manure is a^cewible to teams, or may be
loaded into vessels at AS M^GREBNE,
L>titpnaDt Colonel. Chief Quartermaster,
TJiy 21-tf &*?partment?t' Wnnhi y??rt<>e .
PERKINS, STERNE & Co..
1*>0 Broadway, 51, Y
EXCLUSIVE DEALERS IN
We guarantee them all to be
For sale by all first-elasa Grocers and Drnggifita
everywhere^ rah 30--to*
W ar Dkpahtmest,
W tSHTNOTOS, D. C.. May 8.1S<>L
Sbalkd Proposals will be reeeived toy thisde
partment until MON DAY May 3l)th, at 4 p rn.? for
the delivery at the New York Arsenal of iV*?)
Light Cavalry 8abers, United States,regulation
pattern. Thes? Sabers are to be made in strict ac
cordance with the standard pattern* to be seen at
the New York Arsenal. They are to be subject to
the usual inspection and proof at the manufactory
?where made. Deliveries must be made in lots of
not leaf than one-fifteenth jl-15th) per week of the
whole number contracted for. The first delivery
to be made on the 22d day of June, IStH.
Failure to make deliveries at a specnied time
?will subject the contractor to a forfeiture of the
number he may fail to deliver at that time.
Notiiiswill be considered from parties other
than regular nrmufacturers of Sabers, and such as
are known to this department to be such, compe
tent to execute in their own workshops the work
proposed for. .
Each party obtaining a contract will be required
to enter into bonds, with approved sureties, for its
Bidders will enclose with their bids the written
acknowledgment* of their sureties over their own
i; pontile ifwsrd be;n* made, ??cces?tul bidders
will be uotitied and furnished w.tnfcr'naof con
tract and boud.
The department reserves the right to reject any
or all bias if not deemed satisfactory.
Proposals will b? addressed to "Brig. General
GEO mi E l? RAMSAY. Chief of Ordnance, Wvh
ington. D C.." and will be endorsed "Propu#<il8
tor U.MC.?rin. Sri^J^ D KAJUATt
soy 11-eobl Brig Gen, Chief of Ordnanre.
FKANKL1 N & ~CO.,
_ i OPTICIANS - ~?
244 Pa. avenue, between 12th and 13th streets,
Pa. avenue, nnder the National Hotel,
offer to the officers of the army their well selected
etock of pibld GLASSES,
single or double, with the be?t achromatic lenses.
Opera Glasses and Compaajea at the lowest prices.
Barometers. Thermometers. Mathematical In
struments, . _. .. , .
Photograph Albums, Cartes d? Yisite, plain or
colored, .. , , .
8tereo?copes and Views in a great variety,
Brazilian Pebble and Periscopis Spectacles and
Eye Glasses, caret ally suited for every parlhc
ular eyesight and warranted. ap 25
TTINTION, COMPANY I-CLARK'S OH
GUENT-A Ptnetrjul Sihnulont.? Each packet
warranted to produce a full ^ec of Whi*kerj or
Moustaches in six weeks upon the smoothest ra-'e
without stain or imury to the skin. Any person
using tbisOnguen* and finding it not as repre
sented - by inforiii'. g m- of the fact, t can have their
money returned to them at any ti me within three
months from day of purchane. Price Si. Sont
scaled and postpaid to any add resa on receipt of the
meney. Addrecs A. C. CLARK, P. O. Drawer 11*?,
Albany, N. Y. ?P'^ 'm
MARCniNG OUT. A Manual of Military Sur
veying. London .
Pateraon s Military Drawing and Surveying.
London. . _
Osanam?Methode de levar les plant. Paris.
Lalobbe?Cours de Topograpni* elementaire.
Paris. . , ?
L'Artde lever les plans. Paris ^
tp 27 FRANCK TAYLOR.
11 0 H A ,
, DKJktEg IS
WATCH MATERIALS, TOOLS,
CRYBTAL8, FILMS, 4.C.,
No. 337 Pts.vsrLVisiA Avkscp, ?
cppOfeiW Metropolitan Hotel,
nafcX 2-ly Waihingt'jn, 9, C,
SECOND WARD?FIR8T PRECINCT.-Notice
is hereby given, that, in conformity to the
provisions of the charter of the city of washing
ton. an election will be held oa j.*onday, the fitn
day of Jane next, at the northeast corner of Hand
12Lb str. etr west, for Mayor, to serve two years: for
one member of Board of Aid?rmen, to nerve two
years; and three members of Board of Common
Council, to serve one ye#r. for s?id Ward.
The polls will open " iLTON P'
H. CLAV STEWART,
Z<ECO\D WARD-SECOND PRECINOT.-Notice
^ is hereby given tb&t, in conformity to the pro
vision* of the city charter of Washington eity, an
election will be held on Monday, the 6th day 01
June next, at Ford's Dru* t?tore. corner of Penn
sylvania avenue and 11th street, for Mayor, to
serve wo years; for one-Member of Board of Al
dermen. to serve two year" and three members of
Board of Common Council, to serve one year, for
said Ward. !
The Polls open at 7 o'clock jr m. and close at"
P.m. GEO.u' UaRKNESS,
my 24 Commissioners.
T'HIRD WABD?SECOND PRECINCT .-Notice
1 i9 hereby given that, in conformity to the
provisionsofthecharterof the city of Washington,
an election will be held on Monday, the 6th day
of June next, atthe Model Market, near the corner
of 9th and F streets north, for Mayor, to se've two
years; for one member of the Board of Aldermen,
to serve two years; and three members of the
Board of Common Council, to serve one year; an-l
Assessor to serve two years for said Ward.
The Polls open at 7 o'clock a. m.,and close at 7
p.m. A. ADAMSON.
CHARLES F WOOD,
GEO. C. WHITING,
my 24 Commissioners.
THIRD WABD-FIRST PRECINCT.-Notice is
hereby given that, in conformity with the pro
visions of the charter of the city ot Washington,
an election will be held on Monday, the 6th day'of
June nest, at the office of John W. Semmes. cor
ner of M street nortD and 9th street west, for Mayor,
tostrve two yearn; for one member of Board of
Aldermen, t.wo years; and three members of the
Board of Common Council, to serve one year; and
Assessor to serve two years, for said Ward.
The Polls open at 7 o'clock a. m. and close at 7
P. m. SAMUEL E. TYSON,
J A?. M. TOWERS,
my 24 Commissioners.
OFRTH WARD-FIRST PRECINCT -Notice
is hereby given, that in conformity to the
provisions of tne charter of the city of Washing
ton, an election will be held on Monday, the 6th
day of June, at the northeast corner or vith and H
streets, for Mayor, to serve two years; for onu
member of Buari of Aldermen, to serve two
years; aiid three members of Board of Common
Council, for said Ward.
The polls open at 7 o'clock a. m., and clrse at 7
p.m. 8. R. SYLVESTER,
E. C. ECKLOEF,
J. W. CLARKE.
my 21 Commissioner*.
FOTTRTH WARD-SECOND PRECTNCT.-No
tice is hereby given that, in conformity to the
provisions of the charter of the city of Washing
ton. an election will be held in the Second Pre
cinct of 'he Fourth Ward,in the basement of the
west wing of the City Hal!, on Monday, the6th
day of June, for a Mayor of said city, to serve two
years; one member of the Board of Aldermen, to
servo two year.-?; three members of the Board of
Common Council, to serve one ) ear, to represent
Pollswillbe op. ned at7 o'clock a. m., and will
close at 7 o'clock p. m.
CHA8. II. ANDERSON,
THOMAS GALLIC AN.
my 21 Commi'iioner".
PflFTH WARD-FIRST PRECINCT.-Notice is
hereby given that, in conformity with the
provisions of the charter of the city of Washing
ton, au election will be held on Monday, the 6tii
day of June next, at the School-house corner of
:'A street east and A street south, for Mayor, to
serve two years; for one member of Board of Al
dermen, to serve two year-, and three members of
Bofird of Common Council, for one year; and As
sessor for said Ward.
The poll* open at 7 o'clock s. m. an 1 close 7[-,m.
J. MILLS, r
S. C. WAILF.S.
GEORGE M. OVST SR.
Tiy 25 Com mi snione r s.
flFTH WARD?i>ECOND PRECINCT -Notice
is hereby given that, in conformity with the
provi-ions of the charter of the city of Washing
ton, an Election will be h> Id on M-.udsy, the 6th
day of June next, at the School Hmtge, corner of
Third street east, and Ii street south, for Mayor to
ferve U\ o years; for one member of Board of Aider
Turn to *erve two yearsj and three members of
H<>ard of Common Council to serve oue year; :ind
Asse-r-or for said Want.
The ?l'ol'- open at 7 o'clock ?. ni., and close ,-ii 7
p. m WM SLATER.
E. T. TIPPETT.
JAS. H. RICHARDS,
y - Commissioners.
o|\TH WAKD?FIRST PRKCINCT.-N'ot.ce is
^ hereby given that, in conformity with the pro
viaions of the charter of the city ot Washington,
&n election will be held oil Monday, the 6th day
of.T-.ne. af the School House, corner of 7th street
ejist and G street south, for Mayor. 40 serve for
t*o years: for one member of the Board of Alder
men, to serve for feo years; and: three members of
Board of Common Council, to serve one year, for
The Tolls open at 7 o'clock a. m.. and close at 7
I in. JOSEPH M COOK.
JAMES W. BRIGU3,
my 24 Commi ssioners.
UI\TH WaRD-SECOND PRECINCT.?Notice is
hereby given that, iu conformity to the provi
sions oi tne charter of the eiiy of Washington, an
election will beheld on Monday, the 6th day of
June next, at the Ar.aoostia Engine Heuse, K
street south, at intersection of Virginia avenue,
for Mayor, to-^rve two years: for one member of
Board of Aldermen, to serve two years; and threo
members of Board of Commjn Co tan oil, to serve
one year for said Ward.
The Polls < v".n at 7 o'clock A M.. and closc at 7
P.M. BAM'L ARMTSTEAD.
John W THOMPSON,
my 24 Commissioners.
M FEMALE SCHOOJi.
BS. MARIA C. McCORMICK. !ate of Alexan
dria, Vs., having removed her school to Cam
bridge. Md., is prepared to re?eiv*i four or_tive
girls, as boarding pupils, in h?r family. Their
intellectual domestic and mori 1 tr?ining wilkTe
ceive her most assidnons care. Her success, while
tor in Alexandria, in educating
gir>?, is well known to nil old residents of that
Parents in this ricinity who desire farther in
? - .... ? ? . - v.. ?. . ?? naiauu, uui \Jl
the Washington Star. Her terms for hoard, tu
ition. ice., are moderate.
Cambridge, Md., where she has recently located
her school, is one of the healthiest and most de
lightful villages in the Union, and has about it no
attribute whatever except such as a prudent an J
solicitous parent will approve in selecting a local
ity in which to have a daughter thoroughly edu
cated and trained for future usefulness.
LL Dental Operations performed in a thorough
and scientific manner, by I)R. M KKRl LL.
(successor to Dr. W. P. McConnell) atlkKB
4*ii Pa. avenue, between Si and 4}? sts. ^
Teeth extracted without pain by the uue of
Nitrous Oxide or Ether.
Particular attention given to filling and preserv
ing the teeth. Children's teeth carefully attended
Artitical teeth inserted in the mo.-.t approved
styles now adopted by the profession. n;yg;-lm*
j^JREAL DISCOVERY IN DENTISTRY.
Ttetfi Extracted teithout Pvin with (At Mnhrilt of
I wonld advise all persor* having teeth to ex
tract to call at Dr. LEWIE'S office, ^apB^
ana have them taken out by this new J
and harmleu process. Also call and'
examine the Doctor'* new and Im
proved method of Inserting Artificial Teeth, (f
yon ooee see the great improvement in his teeth
yon will have them in no other style than this new
and valuable one. No. 342, Pa. avenue, between
12th and lath streets.
novl3 8. R. LEWIE, M. D , Dentist.
? LOOMI8, M. D .the Inventor and Patentee
of the MINERAL PLATB TEETH, at
tends personally at his office in this
eity Jilany persons can wear these1
teeth who cannot wear others, and no
person can wear others who cannot wear these.
Persies sailing at my office can be accommodated
whh any style and price of Teeth they may desire,
hot to those who are particular and wish the purest,
cleanest, strongest, and most perfect denture that
<rt can produce, the MINERAL PLAT! will f
more fnliy wan anted.
looms ?n this city?No 339 Pennsylvania avenue
between 9th and 10th streets. Also, 90T Arch st?
TO THE TOOK AND BNFORTCNATE.-Con
sulfation gratis from 11 to 12 m. Medi:ines
Formerly Surgeon in charge in the Aistrian
Italian aruiy, informs tha public of Washington
that be has Just arrived from Paris, and devotes
bis attention to the treatment of all kinds of dis
eases. Particular attention to females and private
diseases. He converses in English, French, Ger
man. Spanish and Italian languages His diplo
mas from the most celebrated university of Eu
rope bsnge in his office, Perm, avenue, 502, near
3d street. Office hours, 9 to 11a. m.; 4 t?<S p. in.
MR8. L SMITH, an excellent Clairvoyant and
Test Medium. Fourth street, fivedoors
ab> ve I street, examines diseases, heats by mag
netism, sees your dead and living friends, t??lTa
character, gets names, reads the fntnre, has great
s> mpathy for the affiicted. Hours from l?? a. m. to
8 p m. my 16
JJOOTB AND SH0E8
. *9 ?OULW.MIIia.
ana huosh, sad constanUy reoavlQf arap*
p)y of Eastera-made work of every deecri p- ?? jf
tloa, mads express f to order, and will fofl
sold at a muea lover price thaa has been
heretofore charged la this eity for maoh iafsrtor
Persons la waat of BOOTS aad SHOES of Eastern
or Oily-made vork. will alvays And a good assart
neat ia store aad at tha lowest prises. Si re as a
all . ? G Elf FIN ? BROTH IB,
?9 fr tf 314 Pena, artotu.
pROPOSALS FOR ROOFING FELT ASD PITCH.
Chief Quarter marttr's Office, D-vrttf WaihinttonA
Washington. D. O., May 25, IS64. \
Sealed Proposals will be received at this office
until FBIDAY. June 3, 1864, at 12o'clock m., for
delivering in the City of Washington, D. 0., tha
following amount* of Roofing Felt and Pitch-vir.:
One hundred and eight (108) ton* of RooSng Felt.
Sight hundred (800) barrels of Pitch, for RooSng
The particular kind or description of the above
articles must be stated in the proposal, and bid
ders will be required to furnish samples of the ar
ticles they propose to deliver.
One-fourth <.S? > of the quantity of each article
will be required to be delivered within thirty (Ji)
days from the date of the contract, one-fourtht l?)
in sixty (6") days therefrom, and the balance in
ninety (9") days therefrom.
Ea-h barrel of Pitch or Rooflps Cement mint
contain not less than three han ?<re<f rounds
wi't be ti>"* ottered by the successful bidders
* ? . jected to a rigid inspection before being
BC* ..pted,by an inspector appointed by the Gov
The price must be written oat in words on the
bid. as must also the full name and post office ad
dregs of tlie bidder
Proposals from disloyal parties will not be con
sidered. and an oath of allegiance must accompany
Proposals mu=t be addressed to Brigadier Gen
eral D. H. RUCKER; Washington, D. C., and
should be plainly marked "Proposals for Roofing
Felt and Pitch.''
6U ARAN TEE.
The bidder will be required to accompany his
propositien with a guaranty, signed by two respon
sible persona, that in c?se bis bid is accepted he
will at once execute the contract for the same,
with good and sufficient sureties, iu a sum equal to
the amount of the contracttto deliver the article
proposed, in conformity with the terms of this
advertisement; and in case the said bidder sho^d
fail to enter into the contract, they to make good
the difference between the offer of said bidder and
the next lowest responsible bidder, or the person
to whom the contrast may be awarded.
The responsibility of the guarantors must be
Bhown bv the official certificate of the clerk of the
nearest district Court, or of the United States
Bonds in a sum equal to the amount of the con
tract, signed by the contractor and both of his
guarantors will be required of the successful bid
der or bidders upon signing the contract
FOBM OF GUARANTEE.
We, the undersigned, residents of ?, in the
county of , am! State of . hereby. Jointly
and severally, covenant with the United States,ttnd
guarantee in case the foregoing bid of ?? be
aecepted, that he or they will at once execute the
contract for the same with good and sufficient sure
ties. in a sum equal to the amount of the contract,
to furnish the articles proposed in conformity to the
terms of the advertisement, dated May 25,18t>4, un
der which the bid was made; and in case the said
?? ? ? shall fail to enter into a contract as afore
said. we guarantee to make good the difference be
tween the offer of the said and the next
lowest responsible bidder, or the person to whom
the contract may be awarded.
> Given under our hands and seals
) thi* day of , 1#-.
I Seal. |
To this guarantee must be appended the ofli< istl
certificate abov? mentioned.
The right to reject any or all Lids that may be
deemed too high is reserved by the Depot Quar
termaster. as well as the right to select from each
bid xufb articles *: the price therein named as is
required by the Government.
D- H. RUCKER,
Brig. Geu. aud Chief Quartermaster,
my 25-td Depot Washington.
PROPOSALS FOR FLOUR.
Office Depot Commissary of Subsistence, I
Washington. D. C , May 19,1364. \
Bealko Proposals are invited until the :5>th
of May, atl2o'cloca m.. for furnishing the Sub
sistence Department with
EIGHT THOUSAND (*,000) BARRELS OP
The proposals will be for what is known at this
Depot as Nos. 1.2 and 3, and bids will be entertained
for any quantity less than the whole.
Bids must be in duplicate, and for each grade on
separate sheets of paper.
The Flour to be Troth ground, and delivered in
new oak barrels, head lined.
Tbe delivery of the Flour to commence within
five days from the opening of the bids, and in such
quantities, daily, as the Government may direct;
delivered at theGovernment warehouse in George
town, at the wharves or railroad depot in Wash
ington, D. O.
The delivery of all Flour awarded to be com
pleted within twenty days from the opening of the
Payment Will be msdein certificates of indebt
edness, or such other funds as the Government
may hs.ve for disbursement.
The usual Government inspection will be made
Just before the Flour is received, snd none will be
accepted which is not fresh ground.
An oath of allegiance must accompany the bid of
each biddtr who has not tbe oath on file in this
office, and no bid will be entertained from parties
who have previously failed to comply with their
bids, or from bidders not present to respond.
Government reserves the right to reject any bid
for any cause.
Bids to be addressed to the undersigned, at No.
223 G street, endorsed " Proposals for Flour."
8. C. GREENE,
my V<vtd Captain and 0.8, V.
?AVALRY HORSES WANTED.
War DRrARTMRsr. Cavalry Bureau, 1
Ojfii.t df Vhi>f QuartermisUr, J
Washington, D. C., May 13th, 14?4.\
THREE THOUSAND (3,000)H0RSE3 WANTED.
Oue hundred and sixty-five ($165) dollars per heal
will be paid for all
delivered within tbe next thirty (3n) dlyS at the
Government stables at Giesboro , D. C.
Said h.jrs.-s to be sound in all particulars, not
le3s than tiv? (5) nor more than nine 9) years old;
from tiite. n to sixteen hands high, full in tle?h,
compactly built, bridle wise, and oi size sufficient
for cavalry purposes.
These specifications will be strictly alherel to
and rigidly enforced in every particular.
Payment made on delivery or seven (7) and over.
JAMES A. KKIN,
Lieut. Col, Rud Chief Quartermaster,
my V^-Itvi OavA1 rv .
QUERY??Who has tfce largest assortment of
pattern for Stamping ? Wh# is the ?nly prac
tical person that Stamps? Who ha? the largest
number of hands at Embroidery ? Who has the
finest stock of Embroideries, Braids, Ac., and who
in the ouly person iu the District that does Fluting
for ladies dresses?
?^-PRINCE, 3?1 F STREET.^*
where ladies can select from 25,t*?> choice patterns
for ar.y kind of work, and where they can get ANY
PATTERN stamped. Having stamped for
ladies is proof that he knows his business. Ladies
who do not want their goods spoiled, but stamped
as they should be, go to ihe only pursuu in the city
who does good work.
FLUTING I FLUTING I FLUTING!
The nnly machtnt in town now in operation.
Fluting done as good as in new York or elsewhere,
my 9-tf F street, opposite Patent Office.
J MPORT A NT TO SUTLERS
SUTLERS "WILL FIND
II. A. DOW31XG fc t'O.'S
CONCENTRATED O L A M
TO EE A MOST VALUABLE ARTICLE TO
It sells very rapidly, and is the most economical
article of diet for the officer's mess. It is prepared
in one minute, and makes a most delicious Soup or
Chowder. It is highly recommended by Arm
Burgeons. The profits are large,
H. A. DOWNING A CO.,
Manufacturers of Concentrated Food
No. Ill East 18th st.. New York.
For sale by BARBOUR A: SEMME8, Sole Agents,
<jo Louisiana Avenue,
se 2-Iy Washington, D. O.
O. W. E0T1LIB, JSO. W. B0T1LII,
C. W. BOT?LER * SON,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DEALERS
CHINA. GLASS, AND OROORERY WARS,
TABLE OCTLBRY, SILVER-PLATES WARE,
ERITTANIA WARE, BLOCK TIN GOODS,
TIN CHAMBER SETS, COAL OIL LAMPS,
JAPANNED WAITERS, DOOR MATTS,
VEATHER DUSTERS, BRUSHES,
WOOD WARE, AND
HOUSEKEEPING ARTICLES GENERALLY.
W HOUSES, MOTELS, AND STEAMBOATS
furnished at short notice.
319, IRON HILL,
to 17-eoftm between Sftfc and 10th
The small house at allington b?
Anthony Trollope. f 1.2IS. ' '
Elmes'Classic Quotations. <1.28.
Lyrics of a Day. $1.
Bed Tape and Pigeon-hole Generals, f 1.2a
Ten Acres Enough, fl.
The Art of Conversation. ?1.25.
Tales from tbe Operas. $1.25.
The Perfect Gentleman; or Etiquette and Elo
Mendell's Military Surveying.
Jackson's Military Surveying. London,
Carter's Elements of Map Drawing.
Thelsilv?r Sunbsam; a'Manual of Photograihy.
$2 60. Imyii FRANCK TAVLOlt/
? WEBB A BEVIRIDG E,dB
SUCOISBOBS TO ??
OHARLXSS. FOWLER A CO. ??
WH0LBSALB ABO BgTAil. DSALISS IB
CniNA. GLASS AND RaRTHEH WARE,
Fin* ?utler^PUt<dWkre, Roll Matal Goods, lea
Cutlery, Platjd Ware. Roll Matal Goods. 1c
cbers, Block Tin Goods, Tin Chamber Beta.
Japanned Waiters, Water Coolers, BUerial
and Solar Lamp*. Coal Oil Lamps, Lan
terns, Stone Ware, &o., A s., Ae.
Goods Packed and Delivered in this City and
Georgetown free of ebarge.
004 (Odd Fellows' Hall) Seventh at,
mv t-eoly Washington.
486 WINDOW SHADES.
Different colors and sizes Wlnlow Shades in
store. Any requited style or size Shade made to
crdar, at J. MARKRITERS, 4M 7th street;
Eight-4oore above Odd Fellows' Bah.
Terms caih. ?p 29-lmif*
sopoials tea ioiiai,
CBJxr Qvartkrmastsr's OrrJOM,
Wabhihqtoji Dsfot. Dec. 8,1965.
Sealed Proposal* are invited by the undersigned
for supplying the U. 8. Quartermaster's De
partment, at Washington. D. C., Baltimore, Md..
Alexandria, and Fort Monroe, Va., or either of
thes* places, with Hay, Corn, Oats and Straw.
Bids will be received for the delivery of 3,000
bushels of corn or oats and 50 tons of hay or straw,
Bidders mnst state at which of the aboTe-named
pomta they propose to make deliveries, and the
rates at which iney will make deriveries thereat,
the quaniftty ef each article proposed to be deliv
ered, the time when said deliveries shall be com
menced, and when to be completed.
The price mast be writ tea oat in words on the
Corn to be tip in good stout sacks, of about
two bushels each. Oafs in like sacks ofabout three
i bushels each. The sacks to be furnished without
extra charge to the Govenment. The hay and
straw to be securely baled.
The particular kind or description of oats, corn,
? bay or straw proposed to be delivered most be
stated in the proposals.
All the articles offered under the bids herein in
vited will be subject to a rigid inspection by the
i Government Inspector before being accepted.
Contracts will be awarded from time to time to
tbe lowest responsible bidder, as the interest of
the Government may require and payment will be
j made when the whole amout contracted for shall
i have been delivered and accepted.
The bidder will be required to accompany his
! proposals with a guaranty, signed by two respon
, sible persons that in case his bid is accepted he or
i they will, within ten days thereafter, execute the
I contract for the same, with good'and sufficient
sureties in a sum equal to the amount of the con
tract, to deliver the forage proposed in conformity
with the terms of this aavertismentj and in case
the said bidder should fail to enter into the con
tract, they to make good the diflference between
the oner of said bidder and the next lowest respon
sible bidder, or tbe person to whom the contract
may be awarded.
The responsibility of the guarantors must be
shown by tbe official certificate of a U. 8. District
Attorney, Collector of Customs or any other officer
under the United States Government or responsi
ble person known to this office.
All bidders will be duly notified of the accept
ance or rejection of their proposals.
The full name and P. 0., address of each bidder
must be legibly written in the proposal.
Proposals must be addressed to Brig. Gen. D. H.
Bucker, Chief Depot Quartermasten, Washington,
D. C., and should be plainly marked "Proposals
Bonds, in a sum equal to the amount or the con
tract, signed by the contractor and both of his
Juarantors, will be required of the successful bid
er or bidders upon signing the contract.
Blank forms of bids, guarantees, and bonis, may
be obtained upon application at this Office.
FORM OF PROPOSAL.
(Town, County and State)
I, the subscriber, do hereby propose to fnrnish
an l deliver to the United States, at the Quarter
.master's Department at , agreeably to the
terms of your advertisement inviting propo?als
for forage, dated Washington Depot, Dec. 8,1363,
the following articles, viz : ,
bushels of Corn, in sacks, at per bushel of
bushels of Oat?, in ?acks, at per bushel or
? tons of Baled Hay, at per ton of 2,000
tons of Baled Straw, at per ton of 2,001
pounds. . , ..
Delivery to commence on or before the day of
,15*}?, and to be compl?t?d on or before the
day of , IS*?, and pledge m/self to enter
into a written contract with the Lnited 8tates,
witb good and approved securities, within the
spa^e of t??n days alter being notified that my bid
has been accepted. Your obedient servant,
BrigB'lief General D. H. Rucker,
General Depot Quartermaster,
Washington, D. C.
We. the undersigned, residents of ??, in tbe
County of- , and State of , hereby, Jointly
atd severally, covenant with the United States,
and guarantee in case the foregoing bid of
be accepted, that be or they will, within ten days
alter the acceptance of said bid, execute the con
tract for the hams with good and sufficient sure
ties, in a sum equal to the amount of the contract,
to furnish the forage proposed in conformity to
the terms of aHvertisemeut dated December 5,1 *>3,
under which the bid was made, and, in cane the
Foi'l shall fail to euter into a contract as
aforesaid, we guarantee to make good the differ
ence between the offer by said and the next
lowest responsible bidder, or tbe porson to whom
the contract may be awarded.
Witness, , , , .. . .
Given under our bands and seals thi9 day or
I hereby certify that, to the best of my knowl
edge end belief, the above-named guarantors are
good and sufficient as sureties for the amount for
which they offer to be security. .
To be certified by tbe United States District At
torney . Collector of Customs, or any other officer
under the United State* Government, or respon
sible person known to this office. RUCKER
dcc0-tf Brigadier General and Q. SI.
MAYOR "^OFFICE. .May 12, im.
ROPOSAI.S Will bo received at the Mayor's
office until 12 o'clock m. on Thursday, the 2>>th
instant, for grading and graveling 3th street west,
from Rhode Island avenue to Boundary street.
The gravel to bo of a quality approved by the
CeTnwi-sioner and Assistant Commissioners.
1 he gravel to be nine inches in the center, ta
pering off to four inches to the gutter line when
rolled. . . .
Bidders will state tbe price per cubic yard for
grading and square yard for graveling.
The superfluous earth to be pl&cea where the
Commissioner of the Second Ward may direct.
And no part of the appropriation will be paid 4he
contractor without a certificate signed by the
Commissioner and Assistants certifying that the
work has been done in a satisfactory manner an!
according to contract. WM. RUTHERFORD,
Commissioner of the Second Ward.
JAMES II. 8IIREVB. 8r.,
WM. R. McCnESNEY,
ray 12-td Assistant Commissioners.
Cm El QUARTERMASTER'S OFFICE, )
Deport or WashikotojO
Washington* V. C.. January 4, l??. \
All dealers in Hardware, Lumber, Leather,
Oftia* Firnifture, Harness, and Saddlery, are re
<nie<-ted to send to thi? office, on MON DA Y of each
week, a sealed proposal or list, ?n duplicate, of the
articles they are prtimred to furnish to this Depot at
short notice, with uie price of each markod in plain
figures, .so that, in case the exigencies of the service
require it. the article or articles can be obtained
without delay, find at the lowest price.
Dealers wishing to sell to this Depot will be re
quired to furnish tbe list punctually every Monday
morning. D. II. RUCKEK,
Brigadier General and Chief Quartermaster,
Ja.Vtf Depot of Washington.
FJ. HEIBERGEfc,. SUCCESSOR TO II. F.
LOUDON &, CO.,
CITI7EM? AND MILITARY
Metropolitan Hot*l (late Brown's,)
30U Pennsylvania avenue,
oc 2Mf Washington, D. C.
??ARRIAGES AND HARNESS FOB SALE.
Just received and for sale, of tbe very latest
styles, six 8hifting-Top. six Plain Top,
and live No-Top BUGGIES; twelve]
Light One Horse CARRIAGES and twoJ
Thirty sets Single and twenty sets Doable HAR
NESS, some extra fine.
Also on hand, a number of Second-hand CAR
RIAGES. THOMAS YOUNG,
ap ?3-1m No. 409 Pennsylvania avenue.
JOSEPH BEYNOLDS & CO.
PLUMBERS, OAS, AND STEAM FITTERS,
No. 500 Nihth Strut, near avenue.
Hare jost received, and will constantly keep on
hand, the largest and beat assortment in the city
of Chandeliers, Brackets, Drop Lights, Portables,
Glass Globes, mica and other Shanes, and all arti
cles in this line, from the best establishments in
New York, Philadelphia, Ac., which will be Bold
on the most reasonable terms.
Also, RANGES, FURNACES, and Fire-Board
We are prepared to furnish the best BANG1 in
nse anywhere, on very reasonable terms. Hotels,
Restaurants, Ac..are Invited to call.
We do all kinds of GAS and STEAM fittings
promptly and cheap, as also everything in the
PLUMBING line in the moBt satisfactory manner.
Call and see onr Bathing Tubs, Fountains Water
Closets, Wash-stands, Basins, Ac., Ac., at No. 600
N inth street, near Pennsylvania avenue, the largest
establishment in the city. fe 2-eotf
APPINE88 OR MISERY\-THAT IS THE
Q VESTION.?The proprietors of the "PARI
N CABINET OF WONDERS, ANATOMY, and
MEDICINE," have determined?regardless ef ex
pens*?to issue, free.(fer the benefit of suffering
humanity,) four of their most instructive and in
teresting Lectures on Marriage and its qualifica
tions. Nervous Debility, Premature Decline, In
digestion, Weakness, Depression, or ignorance ef
Physiology and Nature's Law These Invaluable
lectures nav9 been the mean* of enlightening and
saving thousands,and will be forwarded free on the
receipt of four stamps, by addressing Secretary
Parisian Cabinet of Anatomy and Medicine, 563
Broadway. New York. Ju 13-1y
?OCOA MATTING AT PRIVATE BALE.
Wo have Just received from the importers for
private sale, ten thousand yards of Cocoa Matting,
different widths, at onr furniture warerooms, m
the rear of our auction rooms.
. ._ ' W. L. WALL * CO.,
Auct rs and Commission Merchants,
aouth corner Pa. av. and >th at
T1SH WANG, THE ORE AT CHINESE
,HEM ED Yfor OONORRHCEA, GLEET%
Etc. Onr Box wii.l pbrform a Curb.?
i >> Ingredients are pnrely vegetable. It is
? N pleasant to the taste, has no bad odor, and
may be carried in tbe vest pocket without fear of
fculars free. Price f 1 a box. Bold by
WBH J. KBOMER,successorto 8.C. Upham, 408
Chestnut at., Philadelphia, and in Washington by
8. C. 10BD, 296 Pennsylvania avenue. Sent by
CLARIFIED CIDER! ~~
I have Just receive! ?er^Bchoo'ers0'^George 8.
I offer for sale at the lowest market price, la qaan
titiM to sultpurohaaera. %mmm*
Hotel keepers, antlers and all others la want of a
prime artlele of Older are invited ts call aad ex
amine this before purchae'na elsewhere.
Georgetown. D. P.
CARTE DE VIBITE FRAMES,
French Gilt, Bwiss Carved Wood, and American
Composition Card Frames, in variety, at
J. MABKRITER'8, 486 7t'h street.
Sight doors above Odd Fellow*' Hall.
Ttncacaeh. . ?i2S-lmif*
BAI.TIMOKK ABB OHH> KAII.ROAD.
On and after Bandar, April 10th, 1864, Daily Trains
Will be ran between Washington and New York
and Washington and the West, as follows :
FOB PHILADELPHIA, NEW YORK, AND
Leare Washington at 7.3? a m, 11.IS a m, 3.30 p a,
'^hiljunday at S.Wp mfor PHILADELPHIA, and
7.80 p m for NEW YORK.
Passengers for Philadelphia will take notice feat
the 6.JO p m train is the latest (ram dailv for Pktla
The train at 7.80 p m does not go to Philadelphia,
and m for New York passengers txolutxve&v.
Leave Washington at6.30am,7.30am, 11.18a ra,
3.00 p m, 4.30 p m. 8.30 p m, ytd 8.20 p m, except
On Sundays at 7,90 a m, and 3 and 5.20 p m.
FOR ALL PARTS OF THE WEST.
Leave Washington at 6.30 a m, and 3 and S.20 P o
daily, except Sunday.
On snnday, at 3 and 6.20 p m, only.
FOR WASHINGTON AND THE SOUTH.
Leave Baltimore at 3.46,4.20,7,9 and 10 a m, and
3.80,4.46 and 7.60 p m, daily, except Sunday.
Os Sunday. at 3.46 and 4.20 a m and 3.30 p m, only
Leave Washington at 6.30 am, and 3 and 4.30 P
daily, except Bnnday.
No train For Annapolis on Bnnday.
Trains leaving Washington at 7.30a tn and 7.80 V
m go through to New York without change of cars.
Bleeping Car on 7.fiO p m train. Berths in sleep
ing ear can be secured until 6 p m, daily, at the
Ticket Office; after that hour they must be secured
of the sleeping car conductor.
The first and fourth trains from Washington stop
at all way points. , ,
For further information, tickets of every fciud,
ftc., apply to GEO. 8. KOONTZ, Agent at Wash
ington Station, or at the Ticket office.
W. P. SMITH. Master of Transportation
L. M. COLE, General Tfaket Agent. ap 11-tl
Unlt?4 States 10-40 Loll.
JAY COOKE A CO.I
483 Fifteenth Street,
Bbobivb Sdbsobiptiohs fob teb
NEW NATIONAL LOAN
authorized by act of March 3, 1864, and knows as
being r?deem able at the pleasure of the Govern
ment, after ten years, and^ayable forty years from
date in coin, bearing interest at IIVE PIB OXN P
A YEAR, payable on bonds no; over f loo annually,
and on large bonds semi-annually, IN COIN,
The COUPON BONDS will be issued in $50, $100,
1800, and fl,000.
The REGISTERED BONDS will be issued In $50,
$100, $500, $1,000, $8 000, and $10,000.
These are the only gold-bearing securities of tk
Government now precurable at par, and, yield
at present Talue of coin OVER EIGHT PER CBi.,
PER ANNUM, offer a very desirable investment
for large or small sums.
We Boy and Sell, at market rates,
GOVERNMENT BONDS, OF ALL ISSUES,
CERTIFICATES OF INDEBTEDNESS,
and pay the highest prices for
QUARTERMASTER'S CERTIFICATE OHBOKS,
mh 29-tI JAY COOKE fc CO.
EW YORK AND WASHINGTON
Tke Screw Bteamahlpa
JAMES 8. GBBEW,
- ABO FAIRBANKS
compose tke line of this company. leaving foot
Wall street. New York, and foot High street,
fe2g-Sm Foot Higk at.,Georgetown.
WHITE VIRGIN WAX OP ANTILLES?A new
Vv French Cosmetic for beautifying, whitening,
and pr^RTving the Complexion. It is the most
wonderful compound of tne age. There is neither
chalk, powder, magnesia, bismuth, or tale in its
composition, it being composed entirely of pure
Virgin Wax?hence it9 extraordinary qualities for
preserving the skin, making it soft, smooth, fair,
and transparent. It makes the old appear young,
the homely, handsome; the handsome, more beau
tiful, and the most beautiful divine. Price 26 and
HUNT'S BLOOM OP ROSES, a most perfect color
for the cheeks or lips, does not wash off or injure
the skin. Price26cents and $1. HUNT'SCOURT
TOILKT POWDER, for whitening and preserving
the skin. Price 26 and 60 cents. Manufactured by
HUNT Sc. Co., 41 South Eighth street, Philadel
Ehia None genuine unless the name of " Hunt ft
o " is blown on the bottles. For sale at A.
CROYEAU'S, 171 Baltimore street, Baltimore,
and W. B. ENTWlSLE, corner Twelfth street and
Pennsylvania ave., Washington D. Q. apl-3m
H. C WILSON & CO,, suce???orn to J. F. Walker
A Son. WaRhinjjto?, V. C manufacturers oflM
PROVfeP FIRE and WATERPROOF FELT, CK
jjknT and GRAVEL ROOFS.
Office?161 22d street, below Pa. arcnue Orders
may be left at office Mutual Insurance Company,
7th street and Louisiana avenue, or address to
Post Office Box 534.
All work executed promptly Rnd on the most
reasonable terms, and warranted. Repairs made
promptly. sin ll-3m*
TO THE MUBlOAL POBUO.-J. M. ST1EF,
Piano Tuner and Repairer, would respect
fully announce to bis friends and the musioal&IBR
public generally that by leaving their orders
at Mr, W. B. BNTWIBLE'B Drug Store ,corner of
Penn. avenue and 11th streets, the? will be prompt
ly and satisfactorily attended to.
Orders from the country also attended to by ad
dreesiag to Washington Post Ofllee. fe 10-3m?
jyJ ABBEY COLLINS ft OO.B
DRAUGHT ALB AND FOETEB.
I am bow receiving large guantitles of DRAUGHT
ALB and PORTER from this celebrated Brewery,
which I am prepared to furnish on short notice to
all persons who will favor ma with their order*.
Orders given to my driven will be promptly at
Goods delivered In all parts of Washington and
Georgetown, free of charge.
Terms :?C*sh en delivery.
RILEY A. BHINN, Agent.
Union Bottling Depot. 67 Green at.,
ap'8-t Georgetown. D. O.
~ 0 N B Y.I EOHBII MONEY!
M. K. WALSH ft CO., /0\
LICENSED PAWNBROKERS, A A
No, 999 O street, between #th and 10th iti?
Near the Varieties.
Money advanced on Gold and Silver Watches
Diamonds, Ladies and Gentlemen's Wearing An.
parel. ftc. Ac. ft 11-Sm
R0?fl?? "?'B00f?e ???
H, O, WILSON ft 00..
Foot OV no 8*. WlM, WABBIBOTOB, D. O..
ROOFING FBLT. DBY AND TARRED SHEATH
ING, BOOFING CEMENT and
FBLT AND OBMBNT, Wholesale and Retail.
Dealers supplied on tke moat liberal terme.
Factory?Foot of Bd street weet, Oflleo?101IM
Street, below Fa. avenue. mh li-sm *
fBAM0IB MOBUB.] [VBABOIS B. MOBUB,
MOHUN ft SON,
SOOOBBBOBS TO J. T, LBBMAB,
Canal, Between 1?* and 13tk Streets,
Wasklngton, D, O.
Tke undersigned kaving purchased tke Lumber
Yard of Mr. Jno. T. Lenman, are bow prepared to
furnish Lumber of ail kinds at tke market rate#.
Tkey desire to call attention to their large stock
Which consists in part of the following kinds:
Abent 100,000 feet Walnut, all thicknesses,
100,000 feet X Poplar, prima,
100,000 '? Oak aad Ash, various slses,
1,000,000 feet Scantling and Joist, all lengtkJ,
1,000,000 " Wkite Fine Callings,
800,000 " - w Flooring,
Also, a largo Quantity of all other kladaof Lumber
mklBSm MOHUN ft BON.
^0^ NBW ATTBACTION,
4 flFit-slaas Bin Itoro In Ttfe Itreit.
1 HAYB OpInBD THB
LARGEST, FINEST, AND CHEAPEST,
BOOT AND BBOB 8TOBB
i tke^ty of WiuAington, with a very extensive
?d door a
r A great variety of
MU . ISAAO HBRZBERG ft
eaur(iu( uur uasmeei, we nave erected aw V
warehouse, and wo now make .loans on Merchan
di*,e,_Furniture Ac., at our old established stand.
No. 351 C st., betw. 4>? and 6th,rear of National
Hotel. [mil J-3m] 1, HER^BERG ft SON.
Ha* di*oov*r*d th; lot* O.rWln, BpSS/ i?d nai .
???1 a.mul. Ik tk. ?.IH I?. * * M? Wt '
tnal *?n?dT in tk* world for
____ OF IMPRGDENOB,
_ ?j/?/ i? , Sur Homrt. No TtxMint t
rirso*s Rtttntd by It nor am Prtitnd*r>, or b*
Dmdiy Pots on Urrq/r^. tkould ?n.'?
WmIbUIof th? BftOk, iDvulnoUry DiioiifMl.
Btrieturea. ARectiona of tk* Kidneys *n<j mjP
Impot*ncy. General Debility, Wsrvoow#**^Dvi.'
Dimaea*< f Sight or Giddinea*. Dlenaaaof tk* n-Jf
Throat Don or Skin, Affection* of Ik* LItm
Lang*, Stomach or Bowela? tkoaa Terribla DUajJ
dart arising from Solitary BaMta of Toatk?Ul?
noinud solitary piaotlees mora fktal to tk?l
victlma than tka aong of Syrwua to the marinar* of
E'.yaau*, blighting their moet brillUat kopaa oo
anticipation*. rendering marriage. 4.0., lmpoead
lUUfiH ME I*
JtolMliUt, vko kaya baooma ta? n?fima of So&
taryYio*,that dreadful and dee tractive habit wki?I>
ansuaU* ew?ep* to u untimely grave thousand* olf
Tooac Man of tka moat exalted talent aad brllltoai
intellect. who might otherwi** hava antraoaad lie
tening Senates with tka thuo<l?r* of eloeuenee, wt
waked to autaey tka tiring Ivra. may sail witk nil
TAJLB tARHCULAA NOTICE.
These ara aoma of tka aad aad m*i?ccholy inm
produoed by ?arly habit* of youth, via: Weakneeo
of tke Back and Limb* Pain in the Head, IHmneas
of Bifkt, Loaa of Mnaeular Pn??r, Palpitation ci
tka Heart. Dypepey, Nervous Irritability. Do
ran cam ant of tke Dl*?atlv? fcactlnoa.Oaaanu De
bility. Bymptoma of Consumption, Ac
Mbmtalxt*.?The fear fa I ?ff#cu oo tha olaian
mack to ba dreaded?Loaa of Mem or*, Oonfoeloo
of liaaa, Dapreaaion of 0pir<ta trii Fr-rebodlagrl,
Ayeraion to Boeiaty Batr-Diatrqat, Lot* of Soli
tude, Timidity, Ae
Marnia fawaj, or roBDg maa 90 n template
marriage, aware of Physical Weakneae, Organto
Debility, #aating of tka Organa DaforraiUaa. AO.
should apply Immediately.
He wka place* himself under ia* oar* OfO . 3.
may r?llgioaalyeonflde in kin honor aaegentlemas*
and confidently raly upon hia skill an a Phvataian,
By Dr. Johnatoa'a marvelous treatment. W*afe
Deaa of tka Orgaaa ia speedily an red and fail v1?q-j
restored Thoneanda of the moat oeryooa, debttt
tated and lm potent who had toat *1) boa*. kafO
been immediately relieved
All impedimenta to marriage, Payataal or Mental
Diequalffleationa, Loaa of Proereatlye Power, Na/
?ou* Irritability, Tremblings, and Waaknaaa.or Brr?
kaustioa of tha moat fearfal kind, ?ueedUy eured,
Member of tke Boyal Colleae of hwraeo?. boa*
don. Graduate from one of the aioat eminent Oo1>
leaea in the United Btatea, and tha araatar parte?
whose Ufa kaa been a pent in tke koapitala of Lon
don, Paris, Philadelphia and elaewkere, hae effect*0
eome ef the moat aatoniahing cnr*? that were eye*
known; many troubled with main* in tke keaO
and eara when aalaep jcreat nerT?o*neaa.baalarme4
at andaen eoanda, Daahfnlueaa. with freqaeaQ
blaabing. attended aometimaa with denaoemest
of mind were cared immediately
who have injured themaelvea oy a ^rtaia praatlaa
'ndolged in when a ooe? a habit fre*aaatly learaad
om eyil companiona. or at aeb*oi, tke effected
hieh are ni?htly felt, even when aalaep and if no'i
ared rendera marriaaa impoaaibk, and deatroyfl
ooth mind and body,*koald apply inimediately.
What a pity that a yoang man, the kopa of klo
eoostry and darling of h:a narerta, aboald ba
matched from all the pruapecta and en}oym*nta of
life by tha rnneaonenda of deviation from tha patk
of nature aod Indclirtnj; in a certain aeeret kabit.
Bach peraou mast, ber?re o mteraplatia#
reflect that a aoand mind aad bod> are tk* moil
neoeaaary ra^aiaitea to promote oonnabtal happl
aeia indeed, wlthoat theae the loorney throogk
lire beoemea a weary pilgrimage; Hie nroapeel
hourly darken* to the view: the mind Oeo?mag
?hadowed witk deapair and filled withjthe melaa
okoly reflection* that the bappioeaa or another SB
blighted witk oar own.
DlSKAbES Ot lMttiODEnm
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bility.can alone befriend him He fall* into tka
hands of ignorant and deaivning pretender*, who,
incapable of curing, filch hia pecuniary *ub*taaca>
keep kim trifling month after month, or a* long as
tha amalleat fee can be obtained, and ia deapair
leave him with ruined health toaighover hia gall
ing disappointment; or, by tke use of tkat deadly
poiaon. Mercury, haaten the constitutional symp
toms of tkia terrible disease such aa Affection* ot
tke Head. Tkroat. Noae, Skin etc., progreaaina
with frightful rapidity until death puts an end ta
his dreadful sufferings by aending him to that na
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