J)c Srimcs, New SJloomftclir, JJcu
Tuesday, November 1, 1870.
FAEM AND HOUSEHOLD ITEMS
ITe mfe communications from allpenmnxvihoare
interested tit matters properly belonging to this
Mr. 0. S. Willy cives in The Horticul
turist the following advice to keep the
American Golden llussct apple, and it
will of course answer for any other. It
is still timely information for this
season : " Of first importance to every
iuiiuly and orcliaruusts is a, good later
kcepiiic; apple. A cellar well stored with
them, in prime condition, ia a miue of
wealth, and a source of real pleasure
which few ever reach. We aUvays knew
the American Golden llussct to bo just
this treasure, out never iully realized it
as I have the present summer. Up to
July 1st, they were in our market, as firm,
crisp and tender, ''sound to tho core," as
the Autumn before whetr gathered. It
was a good feast to look upon, but one
seldom presented ; fur as I know a large
majority uso up their best late-keepers
long before they are in their prime.
The Goldcu lkiisset is really not fit to eat
(ill May and June. But " how to keep
it, mine all rot." l'ick carefully by hand
each apple as (almost) so many eggs ;
place in a new oak apple barrel j fill lull
to the level, press in the head; leave in
some cool shady place till cold weather;
then placciu the cellar, free from frost
but as cool as possible without .freezing;
and the next June any one so doing, cau
have just as good an apple as ever was
eaten, atid far more pleasant and healih
fulthan the too many early and half ma
tured apples of our fruit stands. Try it,
and there is none better.
Not a little discussion has been in
dulged in by the various agricultural
journals respecting the proper time to
dig, and the proper way to care for po
tatoes after they are dug. Our opinion
with regard to digging is that when the
vines are dead, if this occurs before the
frost kills them, the sooner the potatoes
are dug, tho better. They are then sup
posed to be ripe, and after a potato is
ripe, if allowed to remain in wet earth
itsquality is harmed. If the viucs arc
killed belore the tuber is ripe, wo should
let them remain in the grouud as long as
tho frost will allow with entire safety.
Potatoes ripen if they do not grow, after
the vines are thus destroyed. As to sub
sequent care, the mode adopted by the
best growers is to put them immediately
in a cool, dry cellar, in bins raised about
six inches from the ground, and not over
three or four feet wide with slat bottoms
aud sides, so that the air can circulate
freely through tho mass. In this way,
unless they are poisoned before putting
ih the cellar, potatoes can be kept from
August to April.
Feeding on (lie Itoad.
Many persons in travelling, feed their
horses too much aud too often, contin
ually stuffing them, not allowing them
to rest and digest their food; of course
they suffer from ovcrfuluess, and carry
ing unnecessary weight. Horses should
be well fed in the evening and not stuffed
so full in the morning, and tho traveling
should bo moderate on starting with a
horse having a full stomach. If ahorse
Starts in good condition, ho can go twen
ty or twenty-five miles without baiting.
This is evident wlm we consider the
time necessary to accomplish this space
with tolerable speed. On the contrary,
with a heavy load, and a bad road, a
horse would only go eight or ten miles a
day in that time. Why cannot horses
travel half a day without eating, as well
as to work that time on a farm? If
there bo more exertion on tho road it is
a reason against frequent feeding at that
time. American Veterinarian.
J"55 Dairy cows are only profitable in
some people's estimation during the sum
mer and autumu, aud many farmers ac
tually have not enough milk in winter to
supply their table with frosh butter, whilo
others, to obtain some, give tho two or
cows having the most milk about them,
the filthy dish water and refuse from tho
kitchen, to keep them giving some; the
consequence of which is nauseous butter,
which, like tho stuff they feed the cows
with, is only fit for pigs to eat. Dairy
cows will prove the capacity of any,; man
for tho business of farming, for thcro is
no stock which, bo to say, resents parsi
mony bo quickly, and if any one cannot
make a lot of cows pay well ,neithcr could
he moke a flock of sheep cut wool enough
and make sufficient mutton to answer tho
purpose of keeping. Pcuurious men must
change their dispositions in these days of
progress, lor the price ot dairy produce
is highly remunerative, and so also is the
price of meat, so that thcro is a double
inducement to feed well. Ihe right sort
of cows must be raircil, for lack of jud
mcnt will spoil other good qualities, and
the best kmu oi lo.xi should bo grown, and
this is where winter d.iirymen fail. Food
mangolds arc the cheapest food to feed
with hay and meal, and without roots no
uairy wouiu uo wen.
CONTINENT A I
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the policy held good during that time.
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No extra charges are made for iravoliiic permits.
Policy-holders share in Die annual protlls of the
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No policy or medical fee charged.
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J. P.ROGEits, Scc'y.
.). P. KaTON.
No. 0 North Third Street.
4.2U yl College Block, Ilauisburg, Pa.
New Bloom field, Pa.
THE subscriber having purchased the property
on the ionicr of Maine and Carlisle streets,
opposite the Court House, invites all his friends
and former customers to ;ive him a call as ho is
determined tt furnish lirsl class accommodations.
3 Iff. Proprietor.
Terry County, Penn'a.
HAVING purchased the hotel formerly occu
pied by David 11. Lupfcr, situated on North
Carlisle Street adjoining the Coin t House, I am
prepared to receive transient guests or regular
To all who favor mo with tiieir custom, I shall
endeavor to furnish lirsl class accommodations. A
call is solicited.
geor Ob derrick.
llloomlleld, March !, 1RG9.
3 10 ly 5
Thomas Mooue. . 8. S. Wedeii.
RE- F 1 T T E D I
' THE union;
Tills line ilotel is located on
Arch Street, Between Third and Fourth Street,
NOOKE & AVF.BK11
January 1, 1869.
Pensions, Bounties, &c.
TTinoWS, Minor Children, Mothers, Fathers.
V &c, of Soldiers who were killed or died of
disease contracted in the Service of the United
States, can now make application for Pension.
Also Soldiers who contracted disease or wcro
wounded, ruptured, or in any way disabled in the
war of 18151.
When widows die or ro-marry, tho child or
children under sixteen years of age are entitled to
The time for tiling claims for additional bounty
has been extended six months.
Particular attention given to old suspended cases
in the different departments at Washington, 1). C.
H you have, or think you have a claim against tho
Government, call on or address the undersigned.
No charge for information.
Attorney for Claimants,
4 31 NEW liLOOM FIELD, PA.
OTICE TO LAND OWNERS I
After the 12th day of August of this year, (1R70)
suits will be liable to be brought in tho Court of
Dauphin County for money due on lands in Perry
.For information relative to the Patenting of
lands, call on or address
. H. II. OALBHA1TH,
i , Jtorney-ttt-lAW & Comity Surveyor.
Bloomlleld, March 8, 1870. tf.
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Banking and Stoclcs.
Jay Cooke & Co.,
113 AND 1U SOUTH THIRD STREET,
DEALEltS IN ALL
Old 3-20 Waited
IN EXCHANGE FOR NEW.
A LIBERAL DIFFERENCE ALLOWED.
Compound Interest Noles Wanted.
INTEREST ALLOWED ON DEPOSITS.
tST COLECTIONS made ; STOCKS bought
ana sold on Commission.
257" SPECIAL business accommodations re'
served Cor LADIES. 3191
KITCHEN CRYSTAL SOAP.
II 0 I I S H K E K P E 11 S
will find the
KSTCHEH CRYSTAL SOAP
A great help in cleaning their houses. It Is the
Original nnd Only Genuine
Paint Cleaner and Restorer, and win dean nioro
paint ana no u lienor than any other Soap
IS v r M a (I c I
It will clean and polish Marble. It will clean and
ui i "inrii i- mi; in a r-s. Clipper .tiiii an meiaiic ware,
and will remove all Paint, Pitch, Tar, Grease, Ink.
Varnish or anv other dirt from the hands. It i:i
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mivi'iiisL'u 10 iiu tnu riinie are muijli iuao oi ou I
Soap, and will not compare with
Till! GREAT LAliOil-SAVl NO
KITCHEN CRYSTAL SOAP!
r3,Trylt and you will like it. AsU for the
"Kitchen Crystal Soap," and take no oilier. A'l
Grocers sell it.
EASTMAN & P.ROOKE,
1 North Third Street,
Sole Proprietors and Manufacturer?.
tCS-The above is for sale by F. Mortimer & Co.
New P.looniticld, Pa. 3C13m.
Mutual Fire Insurance Compnuy,
Joiicsto-vvii . 1; ii n' ti .
POLICIES PERPETUAL at Low Rates. No
Steam risks taken. This is one of the besi
conducted and most reliable Companies in tho
Slate. Country property insured Perpetually
at ft 00 per thousand, and Towu propeity at SO (JO
Cattle Insurance Company,
INSURES HORSES AND CATTLE AGAINST
Death. Theft, or Accident, at vcrv Low Kates.
Call on or address
NEW BL003IFIELD, PA.,
Agent for Perry County.
From the Daily Miners' Journal of July 22, 1870.
anon Mutual Fire Insurance 'company, promptly
jiiiiu i.e is luu us jjuu, ins lusurauce policy in lull,
which he lost by lire on Railroad btrcet, last Fri
day. 'AT,. Cilni.kii i.i!.l T..lin l..h eim l.t.. i..
a'xi. .uivi I,..-., 1'iuii u.Miu j i kiiiiri c ju, iii. in
surance policy in full, which was ou ahorse that
died last Saturday, and was insured in the Penn-
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The First Haw Bono J'liopphalo Jlatlu.
All Others are Imitation.
Super Pliosplastle oi'Iiimc!
FALL, S'H ; ' v.' WO.
This Manure Is made of Raw or Unburned
Bones, rich in Nitrogenous matter, dissolved in
Oil of Vitriol, pvi'seutiiig tho Bono Phosphate in a
highly soluble and quickly available form, and the
Ammonia in such proportion as to insure a prompt
and vigorous action upon (He crops.
Where liaugh's Phosphate was applied tho past
season, the indications, willioutexception, are that
It will maintain its well earned reputation. We re
quest all in need of a Fertilizer to give this article
ISAUCH & SONS,
Office No. 20 S. Delaware Avenue,
4 29 6m 0
The Iiest in the World
NO SAND I NO ROSIN I NO CLAY !
NO ADULTERATION OF ANY KIND !
Odldrcn Can Do The Washing. Ko Mras?i!oard
Required. jVo Roiling jV-j2(fcrf.
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Dobbins9 Electric Soap,
Clothes, Money, Fuel, Labor, T'mc
ALL ARE SAVED!
Trvlt once, nnd use it ever nftcrwanl. Evcy
fjfcccr Sells It. Every Family Uses It.
NO ONE CAN DO WITHOUT IT!
I sure that the wrapper has on it the cut of Mrs.
Fogy and Mr. linterprise, and that each bar is
stamped with tho name of tho inventor
and originator, J. 11. Dor.niNS, as none
other is genuine.
Like everything of great value, it is extensively
couiiterfeiled. and tho market tilled with
false and worthless Electric Soaps,
not worth house-room, and
dear even if given
Tho Finest American Toilet Soap, fully equal to
uie I'reucii made ny a rreuen soapmauer
In the same manner as the French
soaps are made, and sold at
ono-fourtli their price, is
Dobbins1 Toilet Soap!
NO TOILET IS COMPLETE WITHOUT IT !
The Rest Emollient in the Market!
It is given the preference at every watering place
in the country, and is for sale everywhere.
Plenso A.m1k IToi It
Don't be put off with any cheap common soap.
Try it, and see how much liETTEK it is
than we say.
The only Boot Polish that w ill jiroduf e a Brilliant
and LastingSliine, and, at the same time
preserve the Leather, is
Dobbins' Electric Eoot Polish,
Makes Old Boots Look Like New Ones,
And Calf-Skin Like Patent Leatheii.
It Is put up in a Patent bo:;, the greatest noveUy
oi the age, The box alone Is worth more to
keei than the price of Box and Pol
KB, UGH AT,
Tho Genuine TntKisii Bath compound, used In all
Oriental countries, in the bath, and manufactured
by us on a license and royalty, in exact style, odor
and duality from the original receint. us that,
made in Constantinople, and import duties, prelum
on gold, etc., saved, thus enabling us to sell it at a
very low price. By its use a bath becomes indeed
a luxury. Very highly scented, and producing
miraculous etlccts upon the skin. It Is really worth
If you want to enjoy life and drive away dull
care, uso tor youi uioiues
O IS 12 I X ti
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Use for your persou
Toilet Soap !
USE FOR YOUR BOOTS
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Use In tho Math
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And Subscribo for tho
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tSTThis ISoap la for Salo by F.' Mortimer A
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JL XlJLi YJLF1 lilO.
rpiIE Kidneys ire two In nttmbcr, situated at
JL the tipper part of the loin, surrounded by
fat, and consisting of three parts, Tiz : tho-Anterior,
the Interior nnd tho Exterior.
Tho Anterior absorbs. Interior cousists of
tissues or veins, which servo as a deposit for
the nrlno and eouvcy It to tho Exterior. The
Exterior is a conductor also, terminating in a
single tube, nnd called tho Ureter. The Ureters
are connected with the bladder.
Tho bladder Is composed of various cover
ings or tissues, divided Into parts, viz. i the
Upper, the Lower, the Nervous, nnd the Mucous.
The upper expels, the lower retains. Muuy
have a desire to urinate without the nbility;
others urinate without the nbility to retain.
This frequently occurs in children.
To cure these affections, we must bring hit
action the muscles, which are engaged in their
various functions. If they arc neglected, Gravel
or Dropsy may ensue.
The reader must n'so be made aware, that
however slight may be tlic attack, it is sure t
n fleet the bodily health and mental powers, as
oar flesh and blood arc supported from theso
Goct, on Rheumatism. Pain occurring In
the loins are indicative of the above diseases.
They occur in persons disposed to acid stomach
and clmlkv concretions.
The GnAVETj. The gravel ensues from neg
lect or improper treatment of tlic kidneys.
These organs being weak, the water is not ex
pelled from the bladder, but allowed to remain ;
it becomes feverish, aud sediment forms. It is
from this deposit that the stone is formed and
Dnorsy Is a collection of w ater in sonic parts
of the body, nnd bears ditlerent names, accord
ing to the parts affected, viz. : when general
ly diffused over the body, it is called Anasarca j
when of the abdomen, Ascites; when of the
Treatment. Ileliubold's highly concentra
cd compound Extract Buchu is decidedly one
of tlic beet remedies for diseases ol tho blad
der, kidneys, bladder, dropsical swellings,
rheumatism and gouty ii flections. Under this
head we have arranged Dysuria, or difficulty
nud pain in passing water, Scanty Secretion, or
small and frequent discharges of water ; Stran
gury, or stopping of water ; Hematuria, or
bloody urine; Gout and Rheumatism of the
kidneys, without any change in quantity, but
increase in color, or dark water. It was al
ways highly recommend by the lute Dr. Phys
ick, in these affections.
This medicine increases the power of diges
tion, end excites the absorbents into healthy
exercise by which the watery or calcareous de
positions, and all unnatural enlargements, as
well as pain and inllamatlon, nro reduced, and
it is taken by men, women, and children. Dl
rectionsfor use aud diet accompany.
Philadelphia, Pa., Feb. 25, 18G7.
II. T. Helmhold, Druggiht :
Deaii Sir. I have been a sufTcrer, for upward
of twenty years, with gravel, bladder, ond kid
ney affections, during which time I have used
various medicinal preparations, and been under
the treatment of tho most eminent Physicians,
experiencing but little relief.
Having seen your preparations extensively
Advertised, I consulted with my family physi
cian in regard to using your Extract Buchu.
I did this because I hud used all kinds of ad
vertised remedies, and had found them worth
less, and, some quite injurious ; in fact, I de
spaired of ever getting well, nnd determined to
use no remedies hereafter unless I knew of the
ingredients. It was this that prompted me to
use your remedy. As you advertised that it
was composed of buchu, cubebs, nnd juniper
berries, it occurred to me and my physician as
an excellent combination, and, with his advice,
after uu examination of the article, and con
sulting ngaiu with the druggist, I concluded to
try it. I commenced its uso about eight months
ago, at which timo I was con lined to my room.
From the first bottle I was astonished and grat
ified at the beneficial cll'cct, and after using it
tlireo weeks, was able to walk out. I felt much
like writing you a full statement of my case at
tho timo, but thought my improvement might
only be temporary, and therefore concluded to
defer and see if it would cll'cct a perfect cure,
knowing then it would bo of more value to you,
and more satisfactory to nio.
I am now able to report that a cure Is effect
ed ni ter using the remedy for live months.
I have not used any now for three months,
aud feel as well in all respects as I ever did.
Your Buchu being devoid of any unpleasant
taste and odor, a nice tonic nud Invigorntor of
the system, I do not mean to bo without it
whenever occasion may require its uso in such
Should any doubt Mr. MeCormlck's state
ment, he refers to the following gentlemen :
Hon. Wm. Bjoi.ek, ex-Governor, Feusylvnnia.
" Tiios. B. Flohence, Philadelphia.
" J. C. Knox, Judge, Philadelphia.
" J. S. Black, Judge, Philadelphia.
" D.R. Porteu, ex-Govcrnor, Pennsylva
nia. " Ellis Levis, Judge, Philadelphia.
" R. C. GniEit, Judge, United States Court.
" G. W. Woodwaud, Judge, Philadelphia.
" W. A. Pouter, City Solicitor, Phiiad'a.
" John Biulku, ex-Governor, California.
" E. Banks, Auditor General, Washing
ton, 1). C. And many others, if necessary.
Sold by druggists and dealers everywhere.
Beware of counterfeits. Ask for Ileliubold's.
Take no other. Phice $1.35 per bottle, or six
bottles for $0.50, Delivered to any address.
Describe symptoms in nil communications.
Address, II. T. JIELMBOLD, Drug and
Chemical Warehouse, CJ4 Broadway, N. Y.
NONE ARE GENUINE UNLESS DONE
up in steel-engraved wrapper, with fac
simile of my Chemical Warehouse and slgued
H. T. IIELMBOLD.
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