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WEDNESDAY EVENING, JUNE 16.
The Coffee Market Panic?At the
first call at the New York coffee exchange
yesterday morning an excited crowd of
brokers gathered about the hoard. The
heavy buyers of the previous dsy did not
noticeably appear to the front. The market
was feverish and uncertain. The sales re
coided at the iirst call, however, showed an
advance on an average of 1 cent, or 100
points. Fluctuations were great, and a wide
ranee of prices appeared for the same
month's delivery. Outside the rail was a
dense crowd of clerks and small speculators
who had comt to see the ruins and reilect
on the lost means of a summer vacation.
Inside the rail was excitement. Cables from
Havre showing a raise of so points steadied
the market and infused a temporary life in?
to the crowd. Later a cable from Rotter?
dam saying that sellers were reluctant to
sell at present prices was received with
cheers and cries of "good enough.1' The
local sales on the first call were -10,000 bags.
a great deal of excitement was manifested
among the brokers and speculators as to the
prospects of a settlement of Arnold ?s: Co.,
and Mac-key ec Small, the two firms who
weut to the ground in Monday's panic. The
streets were full of rumors of trouble among
banks at Chicago and Cincinnati, but tele?
grams from those places denied them.
Wo accideotly overheard the following J
dialogue on the street yesterday.
Jone?. Smith, why don't you stop that dis?
gusting hawking and spitting.
Smith. How can I? You know I am a
martyr to catarrh.
Do as I did. I had the disease in its
worst form but I am well now.
S. What did you do for it?
/'. 1 used Dr. Sage's Catarrh Kemedy. It
cured me und it will cure you.
?S'. I've heard of it, and by Jove I'll try it.
J. Do so. You'll lind it at all the drug
stores in town.
ADVICE TO MOTHER.-.
Sias. Wikblow'k Soothing svbop, for chil?
dren teething, is the prescription of one of the
best female nurses ami physicians in the United
States, and has been used for forty years with
never-failing success by miiiions of mothers for
their children. During the process of teething
its valno is incalculable. It relieves the child
from pain, cures dysentery and diarrhoea, griping
in the bowels, and wind-colic. By giving health
to iho child it reals tho mothor. Price 25 cents a
Principal BisiierHo? of tie City
Burko & Herbert, cor. King and Fairfax BtriM
Citizens' National Bank, n. w. nor. Prince , .
First National Bank, b. w. cor. Prince ?u-l :.
Books, Stationary and Printing
G. E. Fronch, 95 King street.
The Robert Portncr Brewing Company.
Summers & Uro., Pitt street.
China, Glassware, &c.
E. J. Miller, Son & Co., 65 King street.
Clothing and Furnishing Goods.
Jos. Bragor, No. 12 King street.
P. B. Hooe, 2 Princo street.
Henry Brengle, 129 King street.
Dry Goods and Notions.
John Donnelly & Son, SO King street.
R. H. Taylor, 933 Ponna. ave. Washington.
A. B. Slaymakor, 106 King street.
J. E. Tackett, 109 King street,
(.'arter, 711 MarkotSpaco, Washington.
Drugs and Chemical
W. F. Creighton & Co., N. W. cor. King und
A. A. War?old, 162 King street.
E. S. Leadboater & P.ro., 7 f?. Fairfax street
S. H. Luut, cor. Kiug and Fairfax streets.
J. D. II. Lunt, n. e. cor. King and Washiugtn
L. Stabler & Co., u. w. cor. Kiug ami Washing
Warfleid & Hall, cor. Princo am! Fnirfas stre.
W. H. Tenney & Sons, Georgetown.
William H. Smith & Co.
Grocers and Liquor Dealert.
J. C. Milburu, 17 n. Royal stroet.
Charles King & Son, 67 Cameron stroet.
Harlow & Bro., n. w. cor. Royal and Cameron
W. A. Johnson, a. e. cor. Royal and Cameron
G. McBurney & Son, s. w. cor. King and Wasb
Q. Wm. Ramsay, cor King and St. Asaph sti eel
Hardware and Cutlery.
J. F. Carlin & Sons, 63 King street.
J. T. Croighton & Son, 88 King street.
B. F. Peako, cor. King and Pitt streets.
F. A. Reed & Co., Strand. ,
H. Wildt, 10 n. Royal street.
G. Cassard & Son, Baltimore.
Perry, Snioot & Co., No. 25 corner Cameron and
Josiah H. D. Smoot, 21 north Union st.
W. S. Moore, 65 Union stroet.
?. S. Walker, 702-70G North Capitol street
Real Estate Agents.
Hallow & Caton, Market Building.
Wood and Coal.
W. A. Smoot & Co., foot of Princess st.
A. H. Agnew. foot of Franklin st.
J. R. Zimmerman, foot of Queen st.
Opening und Closing: of tin- .Hails.
Northern mails closo at 7:30 aud 10:30 a. m.
aud 12:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p. m. Open at S:30
a. in., 12:00 m. aud 6:30 p. in.
Southern mails via Richmond. Va., closest 5:45
aud 10: 30 a. m., 4:15 and 9:00 p. m. Opou at
8:30 aud 11:30 a. m.
Southwestern mails via Charlottesville, Va.,
closo at 8:20 and 11:15 a. m. and 9.-00 p. m.
Open at S:30 a. m., 12:l>0 in. aud 8:30 p. m.
Manassas Division maiis closo at 2:30 p. m.
Open at 10:00 a. m.
Alexandria and Round Hill, Va., mails closo at
8:45 a. m. aud 4:00 p. m. Open at 9:00 a. m and
?1:30 p. m.
Closed mails to Falls Church, Vienna, Fairfax
C. H., Herndou, Loesburg and Purcellvillo, Va.,
close at 4:00 p. m. and open at 9:00 a. m.
Western mails close at 12:30, 4:15 and 7:30
p. m. Open at 8:30 a. m., 12:00 m. and 6:30 p.m.
Washington,D.C.. mails closo at 7:30 and 10:30
a. m., and 12:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p. m. Open
at 8:30 and 10:00 a. m., 12:00 m., and 3:00 and
6.30 p. m.
Orlico Hours?Open at 8:30 a. m. Close at 5:30
p. m. Opon at 6:30 p. m. Closo at 7 p. m.
Sunday Hours?Open at 9:00 a. m. Closo at
9:30 a. in.
OR CHILDREN AND INVALIDS.
DRY EXTRACT MALT; 50c a bottle ; for sale
by [nov4] W.F. CBEIGHTON & CO.
EXTBA FINE GUNPOWDER TEA just re
ceived. Try it, and be convinced of its
jan28 J. C. MILBUBN.
IEDMONT AIR LINE EOUTE.
RICHMOND AND DANVILLE E. E. CO.
CONDENSED SCHEDULE, IN EFFECT
JUNE 5, 18S7.
Trains run by 75th Meridian Tinio.
u "??,.?, N<>. M- No. 50. f No. 54. No. 52
Booth Bqosp. lMU. pafly. Dolly. i>*lly.
Waahingtou .... 8 30 a mil 21 tin 5 30 p ru 11 UO p ui
Alexandria. S55 " U 45 " 5 65 " 11 1? "
MauaH*a*. 951 " 12 35pm TOO " 12 15am
Warr'u. June... 10 25 " 1 01 " 7 35 " 12 42 "
Orange..... IMS " 1218 " 19 01 "165 ??
0harlotte?vllle?. LIUp ui 3 35 " 10 30 " 3 00 "
Lynchbuig. 3 23 " 5 4"- " liuaru 5]5
Franklin June. 7 -I " .1 6 45
Danville.i ? 9' ". 7 45
AahevUle.;. 5 33 p m
Hot Spring*.i.! 7 35 "
.Atlanta. 1 20 p m .10 40
Chattanooga... '.'U5 u in. S 45 pmi..
Memphis. U 15 p in. C 10 a lu.
New Orleans-. 7 10 a in 7 iu " .I 7 20 p m
Louisville. 7 10 ji ni.
Cincinnati.i coo " .
K^itenn. No. 51. No. 53. No. 59. No. 55.
NOUTHKOINO. Daily lMi]y ,Mi,y , Dail>.
Danville. 10 30 nmll 40 pm.
Franklin June. 11 3>i " 12 37 a in.'.
I.vnchhurg. 1 20 p in 2 05 " 3 50 a 111 2 50 p in
OfaaxloUesville t no " +15 " cot m 5 30 "
Orange. IU " 5 10 " 7 0-1 || 6 SO
YVarr'n. June*. G2S " 6 2G " 8 50 " 7 63
Manas-as. 7 05 " c 53 " '.' IT.' " j 8 ?
Alexandria. 8 03 " 7 50 " 10 20 " 9 20
Washington. 8 83 " 8 10 " 10 45 " j 9 40
Baltimore.jll 25 " 10(3 " JjfS^Hu*
Philadelphia... 3 00 a 111 12 35 p 111! 3 f0' .. 3 00 a m
New York. 6 30 " 3 SO " |J g JJJ .. j 6 30
"Itoily! 'Daily except Snutiay.
Dailv, except Daily, except
Sundny. _ Sunday.
t' 17 a in Washington. 2 35 p nil
'.1 00 |> 111 I' 22 " Alexandria. Ar 2 55 '? ! 3 00 a m
6 55 " 8 15 " Mantissas. ' 4 00 " | 4 37 "
130 " fi 21 " i Front Royal. (6 31 " ;10 20 "
1 03 " I 6 10 " j Itiverton. 6 38 " 10 40 "
1200 m 5 45 " [Strasburg. Lv | 7 05 " 1140 "
WAREENTON?Trains Nos. 50, 51, 54, 55, 58
and 59 connect daily to and from Warrenton.
FRANKLIN DI VISION-Daily, except Sunday.
Leave Eoeky Mt. 7:40 a. m., arrivo Franklin
Junction 11:10 a.m.; leave Franklin Junction
7:.'J0 p. m? arrive Rocky Mt. 10:30 p. m.
GOBDONSVILLE?Trains leavo Orange for |
Gordonsvillo 11:-">.'J a. m., 2:30 p, m. and 9:20 p.
p. m. daily, :md 8:45 a. m. daily except Sunday.
Returning, leavo Gordonsvillo for Oraugo <>:15 a.
m., 1:35 p. m., and 4:20 p. m. daily, and 11:00 a.
m. daily except Sunday.
SLEEPING CAR SERVICE.
On trains Nos. 50 and 51 Pullman Buffet Sleep?
ers between New York and Atlanta, via Danville.
On trains Nos. 52 and 53 Pullman Bndot Sleep?
ers betwoen Washington and Montgomery, and
Washington and Augusta, via Danville.
On trains Nos. 54 and 55 Pullman Sleepers be?
tween Washington and Louisville, and Char
lottesville and Cincinnati.
On trains Nos. 54 and 59 Pnllman Buffet
Sleepers between Washington and Memphis,
On trains Nos. 55 and 58 Pullman Bullet j
Sleepers between Washington and New Orleans,
via Lvnchcurg and Kennesaw route.
WASHINGTON AND OHIO DIVISION.
ALL TRAINS DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAY.
Leavo Alexandria 6:00 a. m., 9:17 a. m. and
4:50 p. m.; arrive at Bound Hill 11:20 a.
11:45 a. m. and 7:19 p. m.
Returning, trains leave Round Hill G:08 a. m.,
11:44 a. m. and 1:23 p. m., arriving at Alexan?
dria at 8:32 a. m., 4:40 p. in. and 3:47 p. m.
The 9:20 a. m. train from Alexandria connocts
at Round Hill with stago for Bluo Ridge, Berry
ville and Winchester, and at Leesburg with stages |
for Aldic and Middleburg.
The 9:20 a. m. train and 4:50 p. m. train from
Alexandria connects at Vienna with stages for
Fairfax Court House.
Through tickets on sale at the principal stations
to all points. For rates or information apply to |
any agent of the Company, or to
J. S. B. THOMPSON, A. G. P. A.
JAS. L. TAYLOR, G. P. A.
Washington, D. C.
SOL. HAAS, T. M., Richmond, Va.
HA RDWARE, CUTLERY, &c, just received at j
King, corner of Royal street and for sale
:it a small advance?wholesale and retail. Eodgcrs
?fc Son ami other make of Carvers and Forks, a
great variety. Rodgers & Son, and other make of
Table and Breakfast Knives. Gonnino Rodgers |
ii Sou, Heinesh and other make of Scissors.
Pocket Cutlery in great variety, several hundred
patterns. Tal do Knives, with Forks to match, at
low prices. Enterprise, Champion and other
Meat Cutters, all sizes. Browne's Flexible Rub
bcr Weather Strips, tho best in use, with a great
variety of other goods in our line, for salo cheap.
Special attention is asked to a large job lot of
Fray s Solid Steel Seaside Scissors aud Shears, for
sale at a largo deduction from usual prices. Call
and sec, at 88 King, comer of Roval street,
dec 7 J. T. CREIGHTON & SON.
We offer too following fancy aud choice brands j
of Flour at low figures :
Hungarian Fancy Patent.
Herwood Choice Family.
White as Suow "
ian24 (i E(). McBURNEY & SON.
BURBANK, NOVA SCOTIA AND MAINE
EARLY ROSE POTATOES
iu stock and for sale by
apo' CUAS. KING & SON.
f I"ST RECEIVED.
A consignment of
PRIME MINNESOTA BUTTER,
which we arc offering to the trade at current
ap!5 HARLOW BROS.
MILK PANS?1 carload (ti.OOO) TERRA COT
. TA MILK PANS just received from factory
These pans are taking the placo of tin pans. Tho j
glaze is perfectly indestructible, frco from metals
of all kinds and" is guaranteed from crazing. As |
low priced as the common stone pan and much
feblS E..I. MILLER, SON & CO.
11EA SETS?Wo have just received tho cheapest
. line of CARLSBAD and FRENCH CHINA
TEA SET'S ever offered in this city, of 44 and 50
pieces each, low-shaped cups and heavily gilded
and beautiful decorations. Wo are sure of suiting
both your taste and pocket if you are in need of
anything in this line,
ml E. J. MILLER. SON & CO.
R. HORTON'S MIASMA ANTIDOTE.
THE ONLY INFALLIBLE REMEDY FOR
MALARIA AND FEVER AND AGUE.
It never fails to effect a speedy and permanent
sure. For sale by
octl3 WARFIELD & HALL.
BREECH AND MUZZLE-LOADING SHOT
GUNS, tho largest and best assortment we
have ever had and at lower prices; also Papor
Shells of all grades, Wads. Caps. Belts and Canvas
Coats. It will pay purchasers to call and see us.
JAS. F. CARLIN & SONS,
oct28 Alexandria, Va.
FROM AUCTION?1 package of ENGLISH
PRINTED CHAMBER SETS, two decorations
and four colors; very handsome and at only
S3.25 per sot of 10 pieces. Also a few sots of
SLIGHTLY DAMAGED GOODS at $2 each. A
rare bargain. Call early and get the pick of them
at [mhSj E. J. MILLER, SON & CO.'S.
TENNEY'S NEW SOUTH,
FAMILY AND ROLLER EXTRA,
For sale by
ap23 _ J. C. MILBURN.
CHOICE ORANGES just received by
mylS J. C. MILBURN.
1QQ7 ft BEAT IQQ7
JOO l PENNSYLVANIA ROUTE_iOO 1
TO THE NORTH, WEST AND 80UTHWEST.
DODBLE TRACK. STEEL BAILS.
Iu Effect May 16,18S7.
Trains leave Washington, from station, corner oi
Sixtli and B streots, as follows:
For Pittaburg and the West, Chicago Limited
Express of Palace Sleeping CarB at 9:50 a. ni.,
daily; Fast Lino, 9:50 a.m. daily, to Cincinnati
and ?t. Louis, with Sleeping Cara from Harris
burg to Cincinnati, and Bnffot Car to St. Louis;
daily, except Saturday, to Chicago, with Sleep?
ing Car Pittsburg to Chicago. Western Express,
at 8:10 p. m. daily, with Sleeping Cars
Washington to Chicago and St. Louis, aud
Harrisburg to Cleveland, connecting at Harris
burg with through Sleepers for Louisville and
Memphis. Pacific Express, 10:00 p. in. daily,
for Pittsburg and the West, with through
Sleeper Harrisburg to Chicago.
baltimore and potomac bailboad.
For Erie, Canandaigna.Eochostor, Buffalo, Niagara
10:00 p. m. daily, excopt Saturday, with Palace
Cars Washington to Rochester.
For Williamsport, Lock Haven and Elmira, at
9:50 a. m., daily, except Sunday.
For New York and tho East, 7:125, 9:00, 11:00
and 11:40 a. m., 2:00, 4:10, 10:00 and 11:20
p. m. On Sunday 9:00 and 11:40 a. m, 2:00,
4:10,10:00 and 11:20 p. m. Limited Express
of Pullman Parlor Cars, 9:40 a. in., daily, ex?
cept Sunday, and 4:00 p. m. daily.
For Boston without, change, 2:00 p. m. ovory
For Brooklyn, N. Y.,all through trains connect i?t
Jorsey City with boats of Brooklyn Aunor,
affording direct transfer to Fulton stroot, avoid?
ing double ferriage across Now York City.
For Philadelphia, 7:25, 9:00, 31:00 and 11:40
a. m., 2:00, 4:10, 6:00, 10:00 and 11:20 p. m.
On Sunday 9:00 and 11:40 a. m.. 2:00,, 4:10,
6:00, 10:00 and 11:20 p. m. Limited Express,
9:40 a. m. week days, and 4:00 p. m. daily.
For Baltimore 6:35,7:25, 9:00, 9:40, 9:50, 11:10
and 11:10 a.m., 12:05, 2:00,4:00. 4:10,4:20,
4:40, 6:00, H:10, 10:00 and 11:20 p. m. On
Sunday, 9:00, 9:05. 9:50 and 11:40 a.m., 2:00,
4:00, 4:10, 6:00, 8:10, 10:00 aud 11:20 p. m.
For Popo's Creek Lino, 7:25 a. m., and 4:40 p. m.,
daily, excopt Sunday.
For Annapolis 7:25 and 11:40 a. m., and 4:20
p. m., daily oxcept Sundays. On Sundays
at 9:00 a. m. and 4:10 p. m.
alexandria and fbedebick8bubg railway
and alexandeia and washington bailboad.
For Alexandria, 6:00, 6:45, 8:40, 9:47, and
10:57 a. m., 12:04 noon, 2.05,4:25, 4:35, 6:01,
8:05, 10:05 and 11:37 p.m. On Sunday at
6:00, 8:40, 9:47 and 10:57 a.m.. and 2:30,
6:01, 8:05 aud 10:05 p. m.
For Eichmond and tho South, 6:00 and 10:57 a.
m., daily, and 4:35 p. m., daily, except Sunday.
Trains leavo Alexandria for Washington, 6:05
8:00, 9:10,10:15 and 31:07 a.m.; 1:20,3:00,
3:23, 5:10, 7:05, 9:32 and 10:42 p. m., and
12:15 midnight, except Monday. On Sundav
at 8:00, 9:10 and 11:07 a. m.; 2:00, 5:10,
7:05, 9:32 and 10:42 p. m. and 12:15 night.
Tickets and information at tho office, Northeast j
corner of 13th stroot and Pouna. Avonue, and at
the station, whoro orders can bo loft for tho check-1
ing of baggage, to destination from hotols and
residences. J. B. WOOD, G. P. A.
CHAS. E. PUGH, G. M.
VIRGINIA : In the Clerks office of the Corpo?
ration Court of the city of Alexandria, on
tho 1st day of June, 1887.
Indiana Davis aud ?corgo W. Davis, her husband,
vs. Francis C. Neale. Susan V. Whitcomb and
William H. Whitcomb, hor husband, Emma
Neale, Isabella Griffin, John Grilliu, James
Griffin, John A. Griffin, William H. Smith, ad?
ministrator, Annie Harvey and William II.
Harvey, her husband. In chancery.
Memo. Tho object of this suit is to obtain par?
tition of the real estato of which Charles L. Neale
died seized and possessed, and to wind up the
firm of C. L. Neale & Son, and settle the accounts
of said tirm, and divide the assets among those
Tho defendants, Annie Harvey and Win. H.
Harvey, her husband, James Griffin aud Johu
Griffin, not having entered their appearance
and given security according to the act of As?
sembly aud the rules of this Court, and
it appearing by affidavit that they aro not
residents of this Stato: It is ordered that tho
said defendants appear here within one month af?
ter due publication of this order, and do what is |
necessary toprotecttheir interest in this suit ;and
that a copy of this order bo forthwith inserted in
the Alexandria Gazette, a newspaper published
in the cityof Alexaudria.oncea week for fonrsuc
cessive weeks, and posted at the front door of tho
Court House of this city. A copy?teste :
JOHN S. BEAt'H, Clerk.
J, K. M. Norton, p. q. je6 w4w
VIRGINIA: In the Clerk's offico of tho Corpo?
ration Court of the city of Alexandria, on
the 3d day of June, 1**7.
Charles H. Collins) rp .
ys I Trespass on the case and at
William CCodd. I tachment.
Memo. The object, of this suit is to obtain a
judgment against tho defendant, and subject tho j
debt due him from William 8. Moore to pay tho
The defendant, William (.'. ('odd, not hav?
ing entered his appearance and given security
according to the act of Assembly aud the rules of
this Court, and it appearing by affidavit that
he is not a resident of this State: It
ordered, that tho said defendant appoar
hero within one month after due publica?
tion of this order, and do what is necessary tc
protect his interest in this suit, and that a copy
of this order, bo forthwith inset ted in the Alex?
andria Gazettk, a newspaper published in tho j
city of Alexandria, once a week for four succes?
sive weeks, and posted at the front door of tho
Court House of ibis city A copy? test:
JOHN 8. BEACH, Clerk.
John M. Johnson, p. q. je4 wlwS
VIRGINIA: In the Clerk's office of the Circuit
Court of Alexandria county, on the ltith
day of May, 1887.
Samuel n. Lu nt, complainant, vs. Walter 1). Ad?
dison, executor and trustee under the last will
aud testament of Augustus E. Addison, deceased,
The object of this suit is to compel tho defend?
ant to specifically executo a contract for the sale
and conveyance to the complainant of a tract of |
land situated in Alexandria county, Virginia,
called and known as "Sunnyside," and containing
about one hundred and eighty-seven acres.
The defendant. Walter D. Addison, executor j
aud trusteo under the last will and testa?
ment of Augustus E. Addison, deceased, not hav?
ing entered his appearance and given secur?
ity according to the act of Assembly and
tho rules of this court, and it appearing by
affidavit that ho is not a resident of this
State: It is ordered, that said defendant
appear here within one month after due
publication of this order, and do what is neces?
sary to protect his interest in this suit, and that |
a copy of this order be forthwith inserted in tho
Alexandria Gazette, a newspaper published
in the city of Alexandria, once a week for four
successive weeks, and posted at the frcnt door of |
the Court House of this county. A copy: test:
H. H" YOUNG, Clerk.
Francis L. Smith, p. q.
JUST RECEIVED by S. S. Ncssmoro from Liv?
erpool. Eng., to Baltimore, 15 crates STAND?
ARD C. C, and 21 crates HENRY BURGESS
WHITE GRANITE SETS. If you aro in need of j
a first-class article in cither of these wares you
should not fail to give us a call. We do not sell
"seconds" (second quality> and "thirds" (third
quality) at rotail. Wo guarantco every piece
of ware from our house to be the best of its kind.
fobl E. J. MILLER. SON & CO.
SHEEP DIP, Sage, Ground Sage. Diamond
Dyes, Fitche's Pocket Scales. Hood's Sarsapa
rilla, Warner's Kidney and Liver Cure, Brown's
Iron Bitters, Volina Cordial, Pratt's Astral Oil,
and Sweet Majoram?a large supply just received.
deel E. S. LEADBEATER & ER<?.
RUBBER DRESSING COMBS, a fine assortment
from the cheapest to the best grades, at
myl4_AMOS B. SLAYM a KV.R'B.
W- 7k A A^IX-OUNCE CAKES FINE TOILET
.UUU SOAP for sale at 5c each bv
oct20 J. C. MILBUBN.
GOOD GUNPOWDER, OOLONG. JAPAN and
Extra Mixed Teas, far sale at 50c. per lb. by
jan20 J. C. MILBUBN.
FRESH ITALIAN MACARONI, Breakfast Horn
iny and New York Beans just received.
oct20_QEO. McBurney & son.
SMALL HAMS received to-day by
je7 J. C. MILBUBN.
ALLY LINE 10 NORFOLK AND FORT
STEAMERS "GEORGE LEARY"
On and after Saturday, May 14, 1887, the
"LEARY" will leave Prince street wharf on
MONDAYS, WEDNESDAYS and FRIDAYS at
600 p. m., aud the "EXCELSIOR" on TUES?
DAYS, THURSDAYS and SATURDAYS from the
same wharf at the same hour.
Returning, LEAVE NORFOLK EVERY WEEK
DAY at 4 p. m.
Exclusive connection with Boston and Provi
dence steamers. Connect also with Old Dominion
steamers fo -New York, steamers Ariel and old
Point at Fortress Monroe for Richmond and land?
ings on James river, aud with all other rail and
Btoanibaal lines at Norfolk und Fort Monroe.
Fr r other information apply to
PHILIP B. HOOF,
uiayl3-tf A^t. Prince Streit Wharf.
J M.AND AND SEABOARD
1 COASTING CuMl'ANV
GREATLY REDUCED RATES.
FOR FORTRESS MONROE AND NORFOLK
DIRECT (NO STOPS. 1
The steamer LADY OF THE LAKE will
leave her wharf EVERY MONDAY. WEDNES?
DAY and SATURDAY at G o'clock p. m.
Fare, first-class, $1.50; round trip, $2.50.
FOR RIVER LANDINGS.
The. steamer JOHN W. THOMPSON will leave
her wharf EVERY MONDAY, WEDNESDAY
and FRIDAY, at S a. m., for all river landings as
far down as Einsale, Monday's Point and Lodge
Landing, iu Ycocomico river ; returning Tuesday,
Thursday and Saturday mornings.
Fare, first-class, 50c; second-class. 25c.
FOR NEW YORK.
STEAMERS E. C. KNIGHT AND
EVERY FRIDAY MORNING, and returning
lcavo New York, from pier 41, East-river, every
The steamers of this company make connec?
tions at Norfolk for all points East; at New
York with all points West and Northwest, and at
Alexandria with Virginia Midland Railway and
Washington aud Ohio Railroad. Through rates
given and freighthaudlod carefully and promptly
For farther information apply to
F. A. REED & CO., Agout,
J. W. THOMPSON, President.
1416 F Btreet,
sop27-tf Washington, D. ('.
LYDE'S STEAM LINE WEEKLY TO
Appointed sailing days from Aloxa- ri EV?
ERY TUESDAY and from Philadolph. EVERY
This lino connects at Alexandria with tlio Vir?
ginia Midland and Washington aud Ohio railroads,
aud at Philadelphia with Clyde's rogular Steam?
Freight forwarded with promptness and caro.
freo of commissions.
No charge for transfer in Philadelphia. Quick
time. Frequent departures. Through rates and
through bills of lading givon. Insnranco at, the
F. A. REED & CO., Alexandria.
WM. P. CLYDE & CO., Philadelphia.
JOHNSON & CO., Wash. & Georgt'n.
(UNDEH THE ESTIRE CONTROL AND MANAGEMENT
OF*THE ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE)
IS PREPARED TO DO AT the shortest
NOTICE AND ON THE MOST REA?
All Kills of Boot ail Jot Piiiii
Cards, Tickets, Briefs,Posters,
CATALOGUES, BILL BEADS, &c.
??f SPECIAL ATTENTION (41 YEN T< > ALL
ORDERS WITHOUT THE CITY.
OMESTIC SEWING MACHINES.
The good qualities of the above, machines are
now well established.
Wo are selling I hem at as low a price as they
can be purchased in any of the larger cities, aud
are prepared to allow as much for old machines of
any kind as is possible.
We have seen so much good done by the "Do?
mestic," that we wish every family to have at
least ono in their house. Prices lixed, but terms
Call and examine, or send for a circular.
oct22 E. S. LEADREATEE & BR<).
1HAMPAGNE AND OTHER WINES.
G. H. Mumm's & Co.'s Extra Dry, pts. and qta.
" Dry Vorzenay, "
Urbana Gold Seal, "
A. Werner & Co.'s Extra Dry. "
Ysasi Old Spanish Sherry on draught.
Old Spanish Port
Pare California Port, " $1.50 ^ gal.
" Sherry, " 2.00 "
Pure Catwba, " 1.00 "
my21 (iEO. Me BURN EY & SON.
ICE! ICE! ICE!
A full supply of NORTHERN ICE. of superior
quality, constantly on hand and for sale wholesale
and retail on tho most favorable torms.
Orders left with our drivers, at our offico, or lry
tolephone will receivo prompt attention.
Our facilities for delivery by tho car load are
unsurpassed in any city.
Packing for country delivery a specialty.
F. A. REED & CO.,
ieS_' Janney's Wharf.
LIVERPOOL AND LONDON AND GLOBE
Statement U. S. Branch, June 30,1895.
Liabilities. 3,303,592 17
Surpius. 2,614.970 96
Total losses paid in the U. S.36,676,759 55
For policies in this excellent com pan v apply to
PHILIP B. HOOE, Agent,
dec!5_No. 2 Prince street.
PILLSBEERY'3 BEST MINNESOTA PATENT
TENNEY's OUR NEW SOUTH
The above are the finest brands of Flour made
THE LARGEST and finest assortment ever off?
ered in this city of Haveland & Co's and !
other makea of French China After-Dinner Cof- I
fees. Fruit Plates. Ice Cream and Salad Sets, i
Buckwheat Cake Plates mew;. Biscuit Jars, Tea ;
and Dinner Sets, besides many smaller articles too
numerous to mention. For sale bv
decl3 E. J. miller, son & CO. I
CORNER LEE AND PRINCE STREETS.
S. FERGUSON BEACH, 1 I CHAS. R. HOOFF.
President. j I Cashier. >
Prompt attention given to all bnsiness, includ?
ing collections throughout the Unitod States and
COLLECTIONS HADE AND PROMP2I.1l
Of ALL KINDS OF INVESTMENT SECURITIES
Directors?J. B. Snioot, E. L. Daingorfield, B,
Wheat, P. B. Hooo, John Perry. _ ap4
Burke & Herbert,
LOCAL STOCKS AND ALL FIRST CLASS
RAILROAD BONDS AND OTHER
my9 BURKE & HERBERT.
A. B. AGNEW,
GEORGE'S CREEK, CUMBERLAND AND AN?
COAL AND WOOD,
2240 pounds to the ton.
Office and Yard?South end of Union street.
Orders left at the drug store of W. F. Croightou
& Co. will be promptly tilled.
VESSELS HAULED OUT ON RAILWAYS and
repaired. A full stock of material always ou hand.
Wo invito tho attontion of dealers and con?
sumcrs to our largo stock of CAREFULLY PRE?
PARED COAL of the following varieties :
SHAMOKIN RED ASH.
WHITE ASH (free burning and hard ) of pteam?
er. broken, egg, stovo and and nut sizes.
Also GEORGE'S CREEK. CUMBERLAND and
KANAWHA SPLINT, fromWostVa.
Making Coal a specialty we aim to keep only
the HIGHEST GRADES, and having two largo
Storago Yards, each variety is kept separate, and
la especially prepared for family use.
Yards floored, and all Coal sont out WELL
SCBEEND AND FREE FROM IMPURITIES.
Dealers, families, public institutions and man?
ufactories supplied at lowest market rates?per
ton of 2240 lbs. J. E. ZIMMERMAN.
(Successor to T. J. Mehatl'ey & Co.)
niyT Wharf and Yards foot of Qucon st
FANCY GOODS, NOTIONS, &c.
Amos B. Slaymaker,
MANUFACTURER AND DEALER IN
LafliesMrents' & Children's Fnrn'g. (roods.
DRY GOODS AND NOTIONS.
Wholesale and. Retail,
N 0. 10") KING STREET.
sop25 ALEXANDRIA. VA.
FOUNDERS AND MACHINISTS"
W S. MOORE,
linist, Iron and Erass Fd
3HIPSMITH AND BLACKSMITH,
(OLD DOMINION WORKSi
Nos. 5!) and 05 Union stroet, Alexandria. Va.
Will furnish and repair all kinds of Machinery,
Iron and Brass Castings, Wrought and Cast Iron
Fences, Mill Work, Ship and Blacksmithing. Edge j
Tools, Mill Picks, Facing Hammers, and all kinds
Of Mill Work made and repaired at the shortest |
notice, and at reasonable prices.
Tho highest market price paid for Old Wrought
and Cast Iron, Brass aud Coppor. je21
JEWELER AND OPTICIAN.
A LARGE ASSORTMENT OF AMERICAN
WATCHES, fine JEWELRY, SILVERWARE,
Solo agent for the celebrated DIAMOND SPEC
rACLES and EYE GLASSES.
mh27 No. 10 N.Royaht.. Alexandria. Va.
Landreth's Garden Seeds.
We hayo just received our first supply of the
ibove celebrated Seeds for this season.
Catalogues furnished upon application.
mh2 E. S. LEAD?EATEK .V URO.
AXES! AXES! AXES:?"Light Horse Harry"
and "Red Warrior" Chopping Axes. Over
100 dozen of these celebrated goods in storo. All
he regular weights and shanos. Wholesale and
retail. JAS. F. O?RLIN & sons,
GUNS. PISTOLS, PERCUSSION CAP.-, WADS,
Ac., at a further reduction in prices to close
nit. We have on hand the"Merino Felt Wads," Bal
imore make, at manufacturer's prices. Call at M8
ving. comer of Royal street.
dec7_J. T. CBEIGHTON <* SON.
dby state: dby state:
Tho above preparation, in 50-cent packages,
or salo by
iy?_W. F. CBEIGHTON it CO.
j I'ST RECEIVED?A fresh snpplv or' the cel.;.
) brated BUFFALO LITHIA WATER, direct
rom the springs, by the bottlo or case as low as
he same can he bought elsewhere.
feb8_j. d. H. LUNT.
L Something New.
Blue Belle of Scotland, Trailing ArbutU3, Tally
lo. Marechal Niel Rose and Alpine Vioiets at
je2S JOHN i) h LUNT's.
BROWN S IRON BITTERS, Ayor's Cherry Pec?
toral, Sarsaparilla, Hair Vigor, Ague Cure
nd Pills, and Warnor's Kidney and Liver Cure
re for sale bv
oct21 K. S. LEADBEATER & P.Ro.
MENCING WIRE?Wo have now a full stock of !
L Fence Wire, both with and without barbs, i
ivisted and ribl>on, and wu are selling it low.
jas. F. CABLIN ? sons,
ap30_ Alexandria, Va.
POMATO CATSUP, Chow Chow, AHx^Tmu^ ,
L tard and Mixed Pickles in bulk, for salo lrP *
uantities to suit by
novl? j, C. MILD URN. ^
GROCER. TEA DEALER
No. 17 North Royal street, near Marlret upai
Orders and consignments solicited; the;
peive careful and prompt attention. ?; ;
QHARL BS K1N G * BON,
<>7 CAMERON STREET
apl ALEXANDRIA, VIRGINIA
PHILIP ?. hoof.
No. 2 Prince street,
AND COMMISSION MERCHANT.
Grain a specialty.
Agent lor steamers to Norfolk, connecting a.
line to Boston, Providence aud the East. declS
W. A.Smoot. Q.S i kk ?
A. SMOOT & CO..
COAL, SALT, PLASTER
ap4 Special attention paid to forwarding
a. JOHNSON & CO.,
GENERAL COMMISSION MERCBANI
And Dealers in
ALL KINDS OF LIQUORS.
Have on band GIBSON'S XX. XXX. XXXX
aud PURE OLD RYE, OL!) CABINE'J
MONOGRAM WHISKIES; also BAKER'S ?
THOMPSON'S PURE RYE WHISKIES, to ,.
they invite the attention of tho trade.
Orders from tho country for merchandi .
receivo prompt attention.
Consignments of Flour, Grain and Country In?
duce solicited, for which they guarantee the high?
est market prices and prompt returns.
Northeast corner of Cameron and Royal
sepld Alexandria, vV..
GROCERS, GENERAL COMMJntsI
WINE AND LIQUORS.
FLOUR GRAIN AND COUNTRY PRGPIJCJ
PROMPT RETURNS AND LIBERAL AD?
VANCES ON GOODS IN STORE.
AGENCY OF LAFLIN k RAND? SPORTINO,
BLASTING AND MINING POWDER A!<~*
COTTON AND WATER-PROOF FOSE.
N. W. cor. Cameron and Royal ata.
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