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Jhe Rational itEfcOBiJC an, ttobsday MOBmara. ar ovembeb 9, 1876.
GESERAL HEWS OF T CITY
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TBTAtr OF NBTflOD NOBBK
CLOSE OF the evidence
RECEIVIKG THE ELECTION NEWS
STREETS ALIVE WITH PEOPLE
ACCIDESTS, KCIBSTS, POIICB HBM8
SQscellaneotia Paragraphs of Interest
Weather -,jrobUllties estimated it I a. el
For Thurtdj Id the Sooth Atlantic States,
stationary or rising barometer, cooler, north
west wjxIs and clear weather will prevail.
Tor the. Middle and Eastern States, northerly
-wlnda-poealbly backing to northwest, station
ary or lower temperatures, rising barometer,
arid dd.tii)yiox clearing weather, except possi
bly partly-clear In the southern portions.
Themometrlc readings taken at the Signal
OfficeNovl 8, 1876: 7 a. m., 370; 735 a. m.,
3SO; 12 m., 51; S p. m., 53"; 435 p. m-,
SOO; 9 p. m., 43; 11 p. m., 43. Maximum,
53; minimum, 37?.
Fire Side Jewel, at 930 Pa. aye.
. Catarrh cured See Dr. Hartley.
fmoke-Behrend'a patent catarrh cigar.
Dr". EJood's oxygenized air, 42S Seventh
street u .
Bret Harte at Congregational church Mon-aay.gvfrrfrg-
Eutler's stove exchange, corner of Fifth and
Atk for the Herbe de 1 a Kelne cigarettes;
they are the best of ail.
Valentine's Thanksgiving matinee, at M
EOrJc Temple, S to 6 p. m.
Left-oil clothlnf, watches, pistols, 4c.,
bought at Herzog'S, 915 D street. Orders at
"MelUston7 will care dyspeptics; also, pul
monary affection. For sale by all first-class
5est prices paid for cast-oST cW-hlng at
Jaeth'e old stand, Xo.C19 D street northwest.
Orders attended to.
AH kinds -of trunks made to order, repaired
and covered at McMurray's, S05 Pennsylvania
aTcnue, Market space.
The Empire Heatlmr Bange received a medal
and the Judges' -special report at the Centen
nial. Call and see It, at H. I. Gregory's, 634
The Crystal Fire Place Stove received a
medal and the Judges' special report at the
Centennial. Call and see It. H. I. Gregory,
634 Pennsylvania avenue.
Bret Harte at Congregational church Mon
Tltoe? lo Jancy 2"ew Tork, Pennsylvania
glades, Virginia and Western butter, strictly
fine ; stock, at 'Splcer's butter store, comer of
Ninth, and E streets northwest.
Tjiwjers briefs printed from new type and
en Cue" paper for one dollar and fifteen cents
per page at tbeNATiox.ii, Reftblicah Book
and Job Printing; Office.
J. p. Bquler & Co., bankers 1416 Pennsyl
vania avenue, pay six per cent, ln'erest on de
posits, payable on demand. Special rates on
time' deposits. Interest paid January and
Mcisri'jDaricanson Bros., auctioneers, sold
yesterday afternoon, for Thomas H. Callan
asd Reginald fendall, trustees, part of lot 3,
In square "5 'Ituated on New Jersey avenue,
between P ana Z streets northwest, to Samuel
Ceas, for $2,500.
Bret Harte at Congregational church Mon
The numerous bonfires after a Presidential
election always endanger property. To se
cure yourself against loss Insure your real
estate or personal property In the Firemen's
Insurance ' Company of Washington, D. C.
Office' over Bankof Washington.
We call attention to the advertisement In
toother column of Smith, Birge & Co., 1014
Pennsylvania aTenue. Their facilities for
steam and warm-air heating, manufacturing
as they do their own apparatus, are, cerhaps,
superior to those of any other house In this
. Marriage licenses have been Issued to John
1.. Traverse and Angellne Tallant, George T.
Galleher and Florence V. Pope, George Jack
son and Adeline Cannett, Thomas Wheeler, of
Prince George county, Sid., and Rebecca Hard
ing, of Anne Arundel county, Md.; John Lucas
and Nellie . Brady.
A young man named George W. Thomas
was seriously Injured yesterday afternoon by
the falling of a brick chimney. Thomas was
at work on a house at the corner of Fifteenth
and I streets. He was taken to his home on F
street southwest and attended by Dr. Ham.
A splendid opportunity is now. offered to a
Tellable partr to rent a fine brick house, con
taining seventeen rooms, all elegantly painted
and frescoed, (bath-room and all modern lm-
Fovcments,) on the business, thoroughfare of
street, between Ninth and Tenth streets,
No. 934. On the second floor are fire ruomi,
which are especially adapted for offices. In
quire at 403 Seventh street northwest.
Inspector Plowman .has Issued bnlldlnsr per
mits to Daniel Cratty, three two story brick
dncllmge, north side I, between Twelfth and
Thirteenth streets northwest; $4,030. Same,
five two-ctory brick dwellings, south side K,
between Twelfth and Thirteenth streets north
east; $6,750. Ghecn & Osborn, a three-story
brick carriage-house, north side G, between
Sixth and SeventS streets northwest; $6,000.
Bret Harte, at the Congregational church,
next Monday evening, will tell about "The
Argonauts of Forty-nine." Those who desire
to enjoy a humorous and graphic description
of the early pioneers of Western civilization
should by all means hear this celebrated
writer and speaker. Mr. Harte has a happy
faculty of so blend In ji the humorous and pa
thetic ss to arouse the intensest interest of
his auditors. "
H. E. Offley&Co.'s exchange and deposit'
bank, northeast corner of Fifteenth and F
streets, deals in all classes of Government
securities and In District of Columbia and all
first-rate Investment bonds and stocks; also In
American coin and foreign money. Demand
drafts on Europe In any amount. Best rate
allowed for 8 per cent. Improvement bonds.
Orders promptly filled for the new United
States 4H per cent, bonds.
FikeSide Jewel, at 920 Pa. ave.
Anglo Saxon Salt.
The best-wearing, best-made and best-fitting
suit In the city for $9, at Katzexstiix's, S10
Seventh street, near Pennsylvania avenue.
Several of the pictures purchased by Mr.. W1.
W. Corcoran at the Centennlal.Exbibitloa are
now on exhibition at the Corcoran art gallery.
Mr. Corcoran has not altogether given up his
efforts to secure the Castelfanl collection.
One pi the .evidences of the favorable ad
vancement of 'he work Of Improvement In
Washington Is iu the establishment, In con
venient, localities, of telegraph, -stations, In
connection with the main telegraph offices.
The use of the telegraph Is' lucre lain rapidly,
anil these stations are very, convenient 'to the
public. Of equal accommodation are facilities
lor sendlngby express small packages and
valuable -generally to .distant jarta, of the
country, and we notice that Adams Express
Company has established a branch oftlee at
1425 F street, which Is in charge or Mr.. Wm.
H. Bayne, who has for a long time been the
receiving clerk at the principal office of the
Washington Co-onsraUvi .Building Asto-.
"iailoa. " , iX'
At tbs ninth annual meeting of the Wash- "J
Isgton Co-operative .Bntlding and -Deposit
Association, held list evening, the secretary,
Mr. John E. Thompson, submitted bis annjj
reoort. The report tioffs that the rteelots
during the year nave be:n G0,Of3.55, and the
fill...!. I. tl.. L..J. AftV. tM.lttM. t tM OT 1
The assets amount to $53,733.52; total num
ber of shares ou roll, 3,000; value of one
share ol stock, tSKJSG. The following offi
cers were elected for the ensuing year: Presi
dent, Br. F. Howard; vice president, R. Mc
Murrayf treasurer, Michael P. Callan;secre
tary. Jpbn E. Thompson; directors Algernon
8. Vose, Wm. n. Goods, Augustus Xtri,
Thomas M. Reed, George J. Johnson, D. J.
McCarty, B'. F. Scbell, John D. Free, Francis
, wAnxsq fob th b be ro isi
The Crowds About th Etretti-How the Hswi
v Affected Thtm.' -
"When daylight camo yesterday mrralng
many people were still on the. streets after a
nlrjbt of excitement. In a few hours the thor
oughfares were again alive with peple, all of
whom were seeking for the latest ne vs. The
Democrats felt very good over the di pitches
of the night before and would nit liste i to any
one who suggested a doubt. Early la the after--noon
a crowd collected about the telegrAph
offices, and a few dispatches wera received,
which encouraged the Republic ins to talk.
Men who bad been so sure of a Democratic
victory In the morning began to doubt. The
Interest and the anxiety was verr great..
"What is the' .news now i" waa the common
2ue6tkra, and no one could say ''exactly -what
lie news was. '.
At nightfall 'the streets swarmed with peo
ple, JLotnieerowd stayed about the telegraph
offices. Men. who had gone to bed the. night
before fully convinced that Tllden had been
elected by an overwhelming majority, read the
dispatch'es'posted in the windows with wonder
ing eyes. A silent crowd gathered In front of
SEX. JACK. BEADqClXTEBS,
on Louisiana avenue, and watched the sheet
In front of the building-, but no dispatches were
showing. A gang of young roughs took pos
session of the rooms,'and the air rang with
cunes and an occasional -"Hooray for Tllden!"
Two or three fights were begun, but nothing
There was a large.crowd during the evening
in front of the TUdetrssd Hendricks Reform
Club rooms, on Seventh' atreet, and dispatches
were read from the. balcony. The crow,d was
anxious, and dispatches were listened to
eagerly.. Yerylittle. came over the wires to
make them enthusiastic. Whenever any of
l,the crowd beard of the tenor of the dispatches
received at Republican headquarters tney
pooh-poohed, and said that the dispatches
must be Republican fabrications. Several
.speeches inere delivered, and a great effort
was maae to excite eninmuasm, qui lauea.
About ten o'clock It was announced that a
dispatch, had been received from New York
saying that no'more news would be sent that
night. The meeting was then adjourned and
the crowd dispersed.
The most enthusiastic gathering of the.
evening was that in and about the rooms of
the Republican Congressional committee, ou
F street. The tidings that good news was
coming in was carried all over town early In
the evening, and Republicans rallied here to
fee what truth there was in the cheering re--portt.
Dispatch after dispatch, giving the results
in Slates before considered doubtlul, were
i received and read with cheers. Bangs were
sung, speeches were made, and the Infection
was carried out on the street and Into the
Democratic crowds, where occasionally some
one would hurrah for Hayes.
The offices of the Cincinnati Gazette and
the New York World were open and filled
Preparations had been made during the day
lor a Democratic procession last night, but
the torches were not distributed.
At night the excitement ran higher, and
there seemed to be danger of some serious
disturbance. A large force of police was dis
tributed about the central part of the city, so
as to be In reach of the several places where
the crowds gathered. Such vigilance was ex
ercised that nothing more serious than a few
street fights occurred.
A large crowd, composed mainly of Demo
crats, were assembled during the evening
about the headquarters of the Tllden and
Hendricks Reform Club, on Seventh street, to
hear dispatches read. About 9 o'clock a party
of eclored men and boys, who had been parad
ing the streets, came.' up 8eventh street, and
when they reached the Democratic crowd a
collision occurred, which would have resulted
seriously If It had not been for- the pronipf'
action or the ponce, two or three shots
were fired in the crowd, and the colored men
were put to flight. Lieut. Kelly, with some
of his command, put himself between the
crowds, and kept the whites back while the
blacks hurried away down Seventh street.
A number of small fights, which were
quickly quelled, sprung up In the vicinity of
the telegraph offices at the corner of Four
teenth street and the Avenue.
' About midnight last night Officer Long
street arrested James Coffey, white, upon
complaint of Shedrick Foekey, colored, who
charges Coffey with threatening to shoot him.
According to Foskey's statement It appears
that he had gone into Hogan's restaurant, on
E street, between Eleventh and Twelfth, to
Induce a friend of his to go home, whn Coney
leveled a revolver; at him and with an oath,
told Foskey to go out or.he would shoot him.
He then went quietly out and summoned an
officer, who arrested the offender and took
him to the Fifth precinct station.
THE SH00T1HO AFFRAY.
Pitchlys Committed-The Condition of th
Joseph H.Behllnge, the victim of Tuesday
night's shooting affray, was removed to Provi
dence Hospital by Sinltary Officer Ccnnell
yesterday morning, his condition being still
critical. Thomas Pitchlyn, the man who shot
him, was taken into the Pollce'Court. yester
day morning, and charged with assault and
battery with' intent to kill Behllnge. Mr.
Bimey stated that the wounded man was not
expected to recover, and asked that the hear
ing be postponed to await the results of the
Injuries. The Court so ordered, and Pitchlyn
was committed to Jail. Behlloge was easier
yesterday under the influence of opiates, but
his physicians had little hope for' his re
Considering the crowds that have been on
the streets for two days and nights to hear
election returns, the disturbances have been
few in number'and of nof serious character.
Early yesterday morning William H. Dorsey
was struck on the head with a stone, la front
or WIHsrd's hotel, by John Russell, who was
afterwards arrested by Officer Lewis. Dorsey,
who was quite badly Injured, was sent home
by Officer Sutton.
An affray, growing out of a political dls.
avt-tuifcu uu oixia street, neani;.
. Geary, one of the combatants, was
arrested by Detective McElfresb, on a charge
OJ asrault and battery preferred by the other,
Mr. E. P. Smith. Geaty gave ball In the
Police Court for a hearing to-day.
A politician of Alexandria county, Va., got
Into an altercation with a stranger at the cor
ner of Sixth street and Pennsylvania avenue,
yesterday noon. A few blows were struck
and the affair ended. Quite a commotion was
raised, and a lew minutes after two other men
pulled off their coats, but did not come to
The Provident Savings Lift Assurance Society
of Hew York.
This company deservedly ranks as one of the
best and most reliable insurance companies in
our country. Its president Is Sheppard. Ho
mans, esq., the well-known actuary, who has
introduced in Its working some new ideas,
(making Insurance less expensive than here
tofore,) which are meeting with great fayor.
We are Informed by Mr. James E. Fitch, man
ager for this District, that during the ten
months or its agency here he has Issued a large
number of policies, ranging from $1,000 to
$10,000, and that the company crows more
and more popular. Mr. Fitch will be happy
to give full Information regarding the different
plans and cost of Insurance upon application,
personally or by letter, at the company's
office, No. 1509 Pennsylvania avenue.
Bois' and Children's Chinchilla. Overcoats
for $5, In Ulsters, plain Sack or Cape Coats;
at,KATzzksizix's,310 Seventh street, near
Young Men's Suits.
Young Men's -Prince
Albert Frock Coats;
with vests to match.
Received this week.
We offer very great
bargains. We Invite
parents and . guar
dians to examine our
goods and prices..
Noah Waijusr & Co.,
oi Pennsylvania avenue..
Nichols wrouglt-lron furnace, gas-tight and
heat equal to steam, for sale by H. I. Gregory,
634 Pennsylvania avenue.
Beavzs Overcoats, in all colors, for $15, at
Katztxstzix's, ;310 Seventh street; near
Bots' Tooab, 'Boys' Ulsters, Boys' Cape
Overcoats, Boys' Overcoats tor-$3.- Fresh
goods, w.elf mile,' - NOAH Walker & Co., i
"- ' 635 Pennsylvapla avenue.
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Fibk Sips Jjetto,, at 920 Pa, ave.
Tubman, - - - r
ill Ulnth itreet, has the largest, stock or
paper-hangings, in the city, and the lowest
pi Ices. .Landlords and others refitting will
save) money" by buvlnc from Wm. AJjo.jJ
stotlt or wlndow.shades, fringCe. Jrlmps! cur
tain loops, cords and tassels, fec. The best $1
shades In the city. Give him a call.
The Campaign Suit Bl
,Is the nobbiest,- best-fitting - and finest Oassi
mere suit.ln.the.clty," These suits have sold
for $25; are selling now fbr,$20, at Eatzen
stxik's,310 Seventh street, near.PeaBsylva
i ' AMXTSGEIMJhllN TS.
Next Thnrsdar vikhi ' th'f grand Italian
opera uoupe "will appear at Ford's' Opera
House: This will te sTrare occasion to lovers'
of music and the opera, both' from the reputa
tion of the- singers and the opera to be p'roi
duccd. "The 'Flyln; Dutchman" lsoneof
Wagner earliest and most remarkable pro
ductions, and as such has attracted the attcn-'
Hon and received the'commendatlons of the
musical world. Although one of his earliest
productions, It waa not for years that it .re
ceived due recognition, and Wagnerh.ad gained
fame from other pieces before tns beauties of
this one were acknowledged. Wagner con.
celvedthe Idea of. writing the'opera while .on
shipboard -during heavy storms o'n the Baltic
sea. . ... . ' . -'
He wrote a libretto, and about a year after
compbted the' music The opera was first per
formed in Dresden, InlStS, but did not then
receive its just recognition. The music is
partly in the Italian style, full of the most
captivating melodies and passionate phrases.
From the beglnnlnr' to' the end the work is
fresh, brightand brilliant.' The opera will be
produced In superb style. Mme'. Eugene Pap
penhelm, the great prima donna, will. Imper
sonal e the charac ter of Sa ti.
The. rxite of the Dutchman, will be alternated
between Mr. Felix Treusser. and Mr. ,A16uin
Blum. Signer, Baecel -will: take the "re1 or
Erik, and the part or Dalando will ba sung hy
the-young-artist, Mr. T.J- Sullivan. LMUs
Minnie Cooney will sing In th apart or lenta's
nurse, and Mr. Wm( A. Morgan will sing the
rofe or the-Helmsman.. There:wlll , be, now.
scenery, new appointments; large chorus and
full orchestra. The entire musical direction'
Is in the hands or Mr. G. '.CarlDerg, who!has
been in the same-capacity connected with the
Italian opera troupes of .Messrs: Max' Mai
retzek and Max Strakosch. '-
.Kerry WIvei!off Windsor.
It should not be ibrgdtten that the perform
ance or the "Merry Wives or Windsor," at the
National theatre, "begin . to-night. Tflethree
nights, of "Henry ry,"-with' Mr. BenvtieBar
as FalsUtfr assure' the success of the comedy'
to-nlghi and t6-'m0rrbw' night Z The Voli, of
Master .Ford will be taken by Mr. James, and
that of MlstreasFord by Miss Cummins. The
glorious comedy wfll be presented In a way to
equal any representation or the scenes" sur
rounding palstaff's love troubles ever given; -Theatre
Theatre-goers who jue.busily engaged dur
ing the day and have Epent the- evenings of
late In receiving the election returns, will find
a pleasant recreation in attending the Theatre
Comique. The drama now being played there,
entitled "The Hidden Hand," b drawing
large houses. It Is well played and Is well
worthy or the reputation It has gained. Some
or the most brilliant stars on the stage are en
gaged. Ford' Opera Home.
"Uncle Tom's Cabin" has been very suc
cessful during the, week, and will be per
formed for the rest of the week, with a mati
nee Saturday. In addition to the attractions
or Miss Clara Cole asTopsy and the Jubilee
Singers, there will lv performances byMr.B.
F. Trodden, speculations by Von Boyle and
dancing by the colored slaves.
THE MURDER TRIAL.
Close of the Evidence The Case to go to th
The trial of Nimrod Norrfs, Fred Harris
and Mary Ward, charged with the murder or
Richard LewL, July 4, 1870, was resumed in
the Criminal Court yesterday morning.
Mr. Mitchell made an opening argument In
behalf of his client, Mary Ward, claiming that
she was guilty; of no murder, nor intent to
murder, and if she did hand the' knife to Har
ris.sne vsriiotan accetory, for there was do
malice on her part.
Alice Fitzgerald was called, and testified to
seeing the knife banded by Ward to Harris.
She was cross examined closely, and admitted
that ehelad lived as the mistress of 'Lewis.
Annie Hicks,- mother of Norris, testified
that her boy often acted as- if- he was not
right in..hls mind, and his father te now In the
Govcmmentlnsane Asylum. ."'
Tillman Dorsey also testified to similar ac
tions" by Norris.
Ella Boston and Estella Tyler testified to
having seen Norris on'the morning of the kill
ing, and that he appeared to have been drink
h g. The latter witness was asked If she had
not lived In a house of HI fame, and she re
plied that she had. The Court remarked that
there '.was a good deal of character In this
This closed the evidence, and Mr. H. H.
Wells, jr., proceeded, to argue the case for
the prosecution. He was followed by Mr.
Browne for Norris and Mr. Newman for
Court was then adjourned until ten o'clock
II This morning Mr. Mitchell will speak In
behalf ol Mary Ward, and District Attorney
Wells will close Tor the Government. "
' Twentieth-street Market.
A well-stored larder will drive away discon
tent, and a man with limited means can keep
well supplied with good things if he only
knows where to buy. Wm. Linkins& Son., of
the Twentieth-street market, No. 720 Twen
tieth street, offer inducements to customers
which cannot be beaten. They sell the best
cuts of beef, mutton, lamb and meats of all
kinds at unusually low prices: They sell, also,
at rates correspondlngly.low, butter, poultry,
game, fruit, canned vegetables, and Thanks
Auction Sales To-day.
By C.C.-Duncanson; trustee: ." "
-Ato'clocki property on Samion street, be
tween Fourteenth and Fifteenth strectsnorth
west. - r
By Young & Mlddleton: , f
At 4 0 'o'clock, .valuable real estate ou the
northwest. corner' of Twenty-fourth and'H
street northwest. ...
By E, J. Sweet: ' v
At -SiSO.'o'clock-, hrlck dwelling on Defrees
street, between North -Capitol and First
Fire Side Jewil, at 920 Pa. ave.
offensive discharges from the head, and ,all
chronic diseases successfully treated by Dr.
Hartley-,-733 Tenthstreet, Washington. That
the timid and disappointed may feci the ut
most assurance andconfidence ,iu. the skill
andgood faith or'Drl Hartley, for" the next SO
days he generously offers .to attend all per
sons, rich or poor,'free of charge'; until -the-best
evidence and most , convincing proofs of
his success have been realized from 'hls'-treat-ment.
Dr. Hartley's office, 732 Tenth street.
Hours, 9 to 5 dally.
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Worthy of Remembrance.
Why will yon suffer violent pain, or be
made uncomfortable, distressed. 4ln mind, or.
body, when you can be instantly relieved and
quickly cured by Benson's Capdne' Porous
Plasters. The ordinary porous plaster Is "an
article or merit, yet its action Is too. alow, re
quiring days and weeks or continuous wear to
effect a cure, 'Benson's Capdne Porous Plas
ter,'bIntj. a great Improvement over them, re
lieves you instantly, and cures you quicker
than any known (piaster, liniment; or com
pound. Their action ' is more powerful than
electricity, and more certain. They are purely
vegetable,.. contain no; mineral or metallic
potion. ' Their composition andpropertles are
founded upon true medical skill,, and are In'
no sense' a' patent, medicine.- "They are in
dorsed by thousands of physicians and drug
gists, of -unimpeachable' reputation; as being
an article of genuine merit and worthy of pub
lic confide nee. -'Try them and" becoriTinced?
Price, 85 cents. j ,V',; ' ti, V"
Eppir Heating; Bang, t ,
warranted to heat rooms "above In the coldest
weather; elegant baler and everyway reliable.
For sale byH.I.Grery'CPennsyivanla'
The Best,'Wlille))pr Colored Shlrfi'ln the
DisUIct for mta'or boysVH SS, HUD 'and $2.
.iT ,. i625 Psnuaylyanl avenne-
,Fmr Sidb Jewel', at 930T. ave'. '
BmaU BndbiIU7&c.PefThouind. -
The.TfATiosAi;. Republican" Job .Office
prints Small Handbills for fseventy-flve. cents
'per thousand! Material all' new.
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,, .Indirputahl. . .
The greatest remedy of modern times, for
the immediate alteration or pain and positive
quick cure, Is without doubt, Benson's capdne
pcrop plasters.' The public appreciates arti
cles fof true merit.- Thousands "of piysi
cians and druggists speak In glowln terms of
theb; great Curative, properties, who now
them tobe superior to any other known medicine.
J-CShest motives, iheyenre corona and local
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diseases which other porous plasters simply re
lieve. Rheumatism,' neuralgia, severe and
continuous aches and pains, pleurisy, lumbago,
sciatica, and all diseases In which porous
plasters have been valued, are.:by, Benson's
capcine porous platter instantly relieved and
quickly cured. . Their reputation la'.wlthout a
parallel in the history of true medicine; their
action Is more powerful ' than electricity, and
yet they are purely vegetable and contain no
mineral or metallic poisons. Try them and
you ;wlll cot be deceived, Price a3 cecjsv
Short advertisements, under the following
heads, printed In The li.EppBi.icAx for five
cents a llne.each day, "or $1.23.a line a month,
payable in advance :
Houses to rent.
Booms for rent.
Boarding houses. -
To'find nnt the number
Usement will occupy; .set
words for the urst irne
each subsequent line.1
Two iwomea, named
Marr .Marshall, began a-
K walk of six
dajsaV Central Park Garden on Monday morn
ing. Both are young, and have encased hereto
fore In similar contest; During the first twenty.
Iter' honrs it is expected that they will take no
sleep, and will confine their rests to spells of ten
a. iv.ini mtnntR e&eh'- Thereafter thevwill
probably sleep about thrq. hours out of each.
twenty rour. wnen inejcgmo uonniao use,
t.t-cv win . Im nibbed bT museulsr female attend
ants, and their joints. If .the became at all stilt,
will be well robbed with liniment composed of
cblcrororm, tincture 01 eampnor, ana unctaraoi
' act nlte root. Their billot fire will consist of two
solid meals each day, morning and tvtl;-,i
which they will be allowed to eat beef and mut
ton, and while they are walking, strong beef tea
and oatmeal with rtllk. "Drs. B Taylor and
Fleming will bo In attendance frequently -to note
tbeirfbysieal condition. .
,A'Quiek Passage. ' .'
The remarkable passage or the White Star
steamer Britannia from Queentown to Sandy
Hook, In" seven days, thirteen, hours and eleven
minutes, nas. aireaay oeen annonncea u tne
shortest. trans-Atlantic passage on reoord. It
anceartfrom her loar that en two days of the
pafiage.she exceeded four hundred mljeiaday,;
novemoer z. uaa.it not oeen lor westerly wmai,
',2,703 miles; an averse of nearly fifteen and one
balf miles an hour for the entire passage. On
November 1 and 2 her averagejpod was almost
seventeen miles an hour.- ,'''-
Is Yors Xrra Wobto- 10 Orarst Sickness
prevails everywhere, and everybody complains of
some dlaease. dnrlnir their life.' when sick, th
object Is to eft well; now to say plainly that no;
person in tms wono mat is snnenne wiui uts-;
.pepeteyuvcr uoxnpiaini ami its eueeti, suen as
IndlgeiUon, Costlreners,- Sick Headache, Sour
Stomach, Bean Burn: Palpitation of the Heart,
QBxxa'a Arocsr Floweii without getting relief"
ana cure. 11 you aonDt inu, go to your aruggist
and gets-sample bottle for 10 cents and try It,
Regular size l cents. Two doses will relieve
you. Cuas. Stott St Co.. '
TJRB TETESTOa'S 1VOET PSAli TOOTS FOW.
m. A nerfeet dentifrice. Its action on-th
I teeth Is speetfie. removes tartar and discoloration.
w arrests riv a.ni1 Vmtm thnrn aAttnil rtlftan .nA
whit. It hardens the gums, sweetens the breath,
and, containing no add, canoot Injur the enamel.
Its constant use is recommended to alL but spe
cially to those who, having good teeth, wish to
preserve-them. Twenty-fir and arty cents pr
Tnoarrsox's Fnuni Or-rnc. for drwmsr th
hair. This One pomade merit special mention.
Purely vegetable. Its effect is to soften and refln
coarse dry J
ImDartlnjr to It Kloss and baautr.
larauons ior us nair, it cannot
Injure, hot Is highly beneficial; equally so to th
rich, golden-hoed tresses of youth, th darker
ofag. TwretyaVre and fifty oanU perbotu.
Benovat year" soiled
gloves thoroughly and quickly with Jovbus' In.
r wita jqtou la.
oaoronj jtja uiov vuunir.
nORNS. BUJOONS, TOE-NAILS. Oc !
and Fensiylrania avenue A ayou value the blessing
oi neuio. prolong me. anaiwua to avoiawese-
riouaconseanences arliing from neglect or Improper:
'treatment by tratkllled. operators. -Thousands of
testimonials or cases, as xromuev. iir.-aiinnigooae.
BUhopMcGMsndntrmeroas ladies, sad which ax'
attended as usual. Send for circular.' ocM
IS PBIOE OVi
! I JL-X--
DELIVERED, TO AIXPAETS OF THE COT ,
AT THE HAMK BATE.
New schedule:. Full load of 40 bushels fr ;'
smaller loads 6 cents per bushel ; cartage so cut, ; '
Office, of "Washington Gaslight Company,
US Tenth strut northwest, 711lrst street aorta
west. m-.tollOBrtdrs street. Saorretowa. s, -tf
Cigarettes and SmotUntrTobaeeo,
Warranted aOPerlorAosnTlirthemarketv. for sal
everywhere. Try thtm. wholesale by GEO RUE,
t he B-C Cigar Man. B-C Cigar better than ever.
Tit them. ocJO-Sm
Cor. Fa. ATe. mad Thirteenth St-,
- "WSBDCNGTOIV, X.'C.
.' "-.,. ' ' i
Has the Very hes faellItIei"rordoiB;
""? '- -'
.-.o.,: .. i. J. .
"FL I KT ,T;I ro ca-
In -All Its branches;
u 3 -a
V A w
iii-t j i
H t (li '
ZHX NATIONAI. BEPtTBUCAK Bolr
; , - - , , . ....... T
Separtmeatls axuarpaaseol 1st lta
-:'.. '-' ,"l ' 2. V.J '.-.!!
xteat aaa. xaeuuita by, ay;
. !"1 .'
Pr latlB; Hoase la tala r tmy
ether cltr rortae prwai'yt
"' tloa or orders for all , ...
. ??"i? t''..'.'
PBDiraS 15B ZEfBlig,
PAMPHLlrMbf tJlkMj, . ,
" . OATALOdni
iPECOEEDrUGS 0? SXMZWIlOBt,
rcLsnt. ?? dealer In
Ji . Oeorretown,' eornrnercu
Southern and Western riourf hye Flour and wfwo,
CommeaU Bay, Straw and U round alu(er.
TOS. fc J.
VI. T.TltREY. T.TTMBES DEAL-
Enlldlnr lumoer of all kinds eontuntly on band.
ers.jioj 2. naicrsircei. uwircnown, . v.
z.r' - . -: zz t ,
Also, out, asn, wunaisiia pvpiax tuuiwcr a.&.c
aiionmcntof Oeorgla pine timber, of all sues and
lengths. Georgia, aud riorlda-Jiae-fioOrlEg, well
seasoned. - oci-a
BR0W.N,CHAMBE2AIN k 00,WHOUJ
aalr dealers In JViCrxud pure Cldtr Vluefar-.
conwrllUh an4"W-fttr itrwfi
rttrflfiUfff:tockr2iew Yorfcbw.JCtUer ma
resnea umr ana rappix-
lew pare rHintr
at tbe Kweit pricei.
TC3. c-shinn; co:
V jiontgomery an
' JMonrana reeaoi u.
price. IUTcred ttfr
W g"' "
T F ABSENCE Nl
safe row boats by the day or
ir, with roirmen If
F-uriiiea tbe Blood,- Renovates and InviE
-orates the Whole System.
Its Medicinal properties aro
- f -
T05I0, mvnsst asd
-Vzoxmne Ir made exclusively from thejulcesor
earexully-selrcfd baras; roots sad herbs, and so
strongly concentrated thatltwUleu-eetnally eradi
cate rrom the system every talntofBcrorala, scrofu
lous Humor, Tumors,'' Csnoer. Cancerous Humor,
ErrilDelas.Ealtlnenm. ttmhinae inseasea. Can
ker,- Kara tness at the 3tomachrsnd-ll diseases that
arise irom impure, niooa,
JJeuralrla- Uout and
ana Chronic Kh
ilnal Complaint can only be effectually cured
through the blood.
- Tor Ulcers 'and Eruptive "Dlseiscs of tbe SUu,
Pustules, Blotches, Bolls, rretter. scald Head
and Klngworm VsGETUts has never failed to
effect a permanent cure.
For rains In the Back, Sidney Complaints,
'Dropsy, female Weakness, Leuehorrbcea, -arising
fromlnternal ulceration, and uterine diseases and
Ueneral Debility, VxGX-nxx acts directly upon the
cansea of these complaints. It Invigorate and
strengthens the whole system, acts upon the secre
tive organs, allays inflammation, cures ulceration
and regulates the bowels. .
' Tor Catarrh. Dyspepsia, Habitual Costlveseaa,
Palpitation of the Heart, Headache. Mies, Nervous
ness and Ueneral Prostration of the'2fcrvous 8ys-
tern, no medicine has ever given such perfect satis
faction as the Vioitisx. lt purines the blood,
cleanse all of the organs, and possesses a controlling
power over the nervous srstem..
The n markable cures effected by Vramsx have
Induced many physicians and apothecaries whom,
we know to prescribe and use It In their own fami
In fact. Vxcrrrci is the best remedy yet dlscov
' ered for the above diseases, and is the only reliable
Klood Eurlner yet placed before the public
' - BOSTCntNOTemoaWlSja.
B. S. Btnti,Xtf.:
Diab bra: lrurlngthe-pasrwra years I have-had
ample opportunity to Judge of the merit of Vipi-
tihe. juy wiie RiiDKUiiior-CDUipiuau atieua-
lnraladv of delicate health, with mors beneficial
results than anything else which she ever tried. I
. have given It to .my chUdren under, almost every
circumstance attending a large family, and always
. wtthmarked benefit, a have-taken ft myself-wltlr
sucn great Deuent tnas 1 caut ana words to ex
press my ununaUnad appxeciatlon of Its goodness. "
Wlille pcrronulng my dutiss as a Police OClcer in
.this city. It has been my lot to fall In with a great
deal of sickness. ' I unhesitatingly recommend
not prove all that waa claimed for it. Particularly
Is cases of a debilitated or Impoverished state of the
. blood lta effects arsreallywonderful; and for all
coraplainta arising from .an Inpure state of the
blood It sppears tc work Ilk a ckarm, and I do not
dcuctu lueruBre ut
drenmstancea under which
with Injurloua results, and
Vigxtixx cast be used
It will always aflord me pleasure to give any further
UUQnuuDB u iowui i imwiQwu vxuzrilfs;.
TO.1B. UILLvrollee tsuuoat.
Cannot be Excelled.
. Cilasustown, March 19,18.
M. J?, fiswiu.
D ran sra: This Is to certify U'afT have used your
"Blood -Preparation", lnnrji family (for.several
years,-and think that, for gcrofulaor Cankerous
Humors, or Hheumatlc alleclleos. It cannot be ex
celled: andasabloodpurlflerand spring medicine
It is tbe best thing 1 .have ever used-and 1 have
mend It to any one In need of such a medicine.
Airs. A. A, DINSMOBE, IS BusseU street.
" ' - "
A Bonrce or Great Anilery.
4 V '. I
My daughter has received great benefit from the
usa v vzusrriHX.
Her declining health was
source or great anxiety toAUDer-fni
ends. A few
bonus or the vxaxnsx restored
strength and aniwute. - N. H. T1L.DKN
Insurance :and Ileal Estate Agent, No. -49 Sears
Building, Sston, Mass., June S, U7Z.
Vegetke is Sold by all Druggists.
IOR SAtE BT
SAMUEL 0. PALMEE,
Ho. 07 Greene street.
6XOEOETOWN. D. C
"- - ,t
IS TONIC INTIGOKATOK,
Beeommended by the best physicians In Englaad
and America for Consumption, Debility, Lots ot
AppeUte, fever, Ague, Dyspepsia, Indigestion, Te
rn ale and Children Maladies.
OPINION OV DB. E. 8.- 8TETJABT, President
Maryland Insane Hospital, Baltimore, JId.:
. i "I can recommend Lelblg's Liquid Ex
tract of Beef as the most efficient preparation! nave
ever met with., it combines the virtues of food and
tonic Is a remarkable way."
OPINION Ol- DB. WM: H. BTOSE3. Fhyslelan to
Mount Hope Betreat, near Baltimore.
mony to the virtues or Ldblg's -Uquld Extract of
Beef and Tonic Invlgorator as the very best prepara
tion used, and therefore coundentlyreoomnteitdU
totuemedlelnslDroffeselon. - .
. AMB MANT OTHER TESTIMONIALS.
WDT OT DJ TOtT BOTTLES-tl XAOH-TAWJt
J -inioleaale Agents,
mmamwr a n nv s t wm
T. SJCHZIXXB 1 INKAVRB,
d sa-TaThSl 477 Pennsylvania aveau.
S.( GOLDSTEIN & CO,
LOAN AND COMMISSION BROKERS,
ESTABLISHED US 18B2,
BOBIIIKAST CORNER OF TENTBt
I 'AHDjD .STREETS. , s ,
j PRlVATEENTMN.CtltlN TENTH STREET. ' I
libebal advances made ok personal
rbopebty to any.amouwt and fob
.i ant time desuted.on'veby"
... eeasonablVteemsk .
- i Also, Goods Poldron Oommiseion,
A LarreSlockor Good on Hand,
(Hew and Second-hand,)
X I .. SOLD VEBVLOW XOB CASH. '
jnOT-tf - - ' , - ,
9tf D.trertnortfcwtit. Urder promptly mtlended.
i". - . ' i07-ir
. IKE. GREATEST SOVXITT
'everintroliiccd lntoAmtrles, Especially
. ! "
- -1 - . . '
TH0B4AND3 ABE BEING BOLD. '
Beit, pottllree. Tor 50 cen', hj
' KB. TIJCPLX,
,a BS and a7 Broadway, Hew Tork.
1-A.aargD une ot uut
greatly reduced prices..
and Window Shades at
l.rri Rti.de floods. Hair
Mattresses, Feathers, Hearth Bug. -Door ,
era. Hearth Bugs. - Door Mats,
it; Bed oojDforts,. Eaacy jroiajng-t
f Ki.F. CtABK SONS A
K laesaBmssm ood
ino vtimt ru-
. -:K. C A. BTJItBINB.
,UCk - cboiceitTEAS, nnexcelledla the
Gnapowder-e3c, 90c, 91.20.
-"7ne Oolong SOe-, SOc 73c.
rinejapan-oueHic, hoc, - s
A trial will- demonstrate the. sweet flavor and
strength of my Teas. '
CQiTEE STILL AT EEBUCEQ PEICES. -
Fine Rio -33c - ase-
rbolee Maraealbo 27 ' SO
Prime O. G. Java, 30 33
All loving GOOD cor FEE an Invited to buy:'
the Savon are unsurpassed; freahly routed Is our
10 lbs. "C Clariaed Ingar, 81
9Klta. "ox-CClarlfletlJJnxar, SL
SU1-S lbs. "A" Clarified Sugar, L
'NoadvaneaasyetmouTpTleesofBugar. t r ?n
BFICXS IN EVERY VABIXTT. -
- J. W. Dnvall, -
ocO-tf ' ' Proprietor.
HE DECUSE IN . - ,.
notwithstanding the advance in the Coffee Mar
ket, wahavs a supply on hand that warrants us to
give the advantage ot the, old prices for a abort
.OLD GOVERNMENT JAVA, -
atvtu Mrai, jj w
uo ureen -- vc
MAHIOABO, (equal to 80-calIed, . .' .
,) Boasted - aoc
FINE BIO. Roasted
The Cofl-eawhleliri.roft.arBr. vrvrswftillY se
lected for their body and nneuavor, and tsws roast
In the best style of the art dally, they an always
fresh and fragrant when sold. We grind Coffees in.
'a steel mill, which granulates them without powder
lsr, and are. In consequence, free from dust,
we have the largest assortment of
In the District, and most Kspeetft-tlly InVlte citizens
ftnd itraDr to till; our estAbilalimcat
B.W. REED'S SONS,
0C24-U 135 r street northwest.
G. GaijDornwell & Son,
At Ixrwer Rates.
'JTJST RECEIVED, FRESH.
SO dozen Oregon Salmon.
00 " lVobsters.
88 " Bbrlmp.
39 " Xlneklng's Sonps.
100 " FotteO-Heats.
loo.bbi. "white Brsca?
Minnesota" Patent Process, S9.30
per bbl.', 2.0 per sack. - -
VESOEB'S . PATENT PROCESS,
3 per sack.
500 bbls. WEtCH'S, HETZ. BATS',
ST. 1.0DIS, SWISS PROCESS,
STAR FLOUR at lowest rates.
NoTT Mackerel, 92.75 per kit.
o. 2 " - 2.00 .
No. S - 91.80
) GEORGE BANK COD received
JPOTOMACROE HERBINQ, (Salt,)
SCOTCH HERRING, SO ets. box.
OREGON SAXMON, (Sale.)
, WHITE FISH; mrklts, 1.4 and 1-3
Q'.Q. Oornwell & Son,
I'lCiil GHOCEHS, .
LEA & PERKINS'
Is die Original and OnlyWoroestcrshire Bauce
"LEA 8c PERKINS'
IS XES BEST SAUCE IN XEZ WOBXD.
; - T.T.A fc PEELRDfS'
IS DELICIOUS WITH SOUP, FISH, 0A1O,
, JOINTS, HOI AND C0LDJaX4.lt.
SlsB&ture - Is on Eierj Bottle.
WOOD AND COAL.
COAX! ' COAL:!
Bny at onee and sare adTaaeerhlcb
tnait be soon.
$5 Per Ton and Upward, Ac
cording to Quality.
Haln once and Depot: Johnson's Wharves, foot of
Twelfth. Thirteenth and F streets southwest;
offices. 138 and ills Ulath atreet northwest.
JE. ZUG, DEALER. IN BEST VABIE-.
TIES of. ANTHRACITE AMD CUVBEK
LAKD COAL; also, WOOD sawed and split to
anyrlie.-at-Khode Island' avenue. between Ninth
and .Tenth streets, and X. street and Bock creek,
oels-lm i -t .fj - .-'
On and -after KONDAT; 'October 'fc."lsT8, our
prices for Fuel delivered la any part of Washing
tan farQeorretown, la quantities not less than one
ton, (2,2-0 lbs-.luatU , fhrjher pptlee; wlil-h. as fol
lows, vlat V "" - -j - -- -. -
v .... r- i . '. - - .Feron.
Whtte-'Ash-Turnaee. Xn and Chestnut,..,....-, so
t ", '8tovaor.Banre.f.;..,-..-.......... oo
BhatnosJn-I-(c... '..... .'...." 00
i" - Bt-rreor Kanee.. .......-. ........... (SO
Eyken's Valley EmorUtoTe-.y 710
I" EtmofiUne.,. .:..... .500
' ' - ' " Per Cord.
Oak Wood, In Stick - ............17 00
Pine " ....".........:. .i.......... oo
8awlnr..ner Carat...... T....:..'M ...........i 1 SO
Sawing and Splitting, per Cord,,.-......... J CO
T. EDWi CIAJtK & CO.;.
i ,.3t Si -. M J a - i .-- ' .' ' M"
Dealers In EnmberWooaaadCoal,
I - -y'1 " -h - f.0' A rlf"
Office, K3 rennrjtvanl avenur.of thwesf corner,
81-th. .Wharf-Depot anarianlns--diu,.iDoi.or
Fourth street ewt. " QO-tf '
neiii ABB WOOD.
Wi have ait received a supply cf -LTKENB
TAXIJET ABB USE WHTXX
which w offer' at reduced prices: also, oa hand a
Urieletof . - ' - ,
, jak jaas ruE
Cl the stick or sawed and split. STEPHENSON'S
PATENT BUNDLED KINDLIHa-WOOD, a flr
llshterlnj everj DnndKith heat la tue. Tor sale by
- SAbJrsS----l-.-G-n ..7.,
' . Beveath-atreetWhax-t.
ap3S-tf Ofle IS Pennsylvania aveau.
-X 3o SONS,
waolesala and Betan Dealers la an kinds of
ana wooa. -jsmenana voai.
Depot as SILKY'S wharves, fttetof
ElevenUi and. Twelfth itreet soaU!-
Braneh -ranL S3 street, between Beeo;
SEND TOTJR TJPHOtSTEKINQ AND
? MATTBXSBES TO-THE
. IVn. 41 aiATcnth St. northwest. -1
an A hart tie work, preaaptlytxecuted, at reasona-
H0TXL3 AND rD3STCtAS3 S0ASDIN8
HOTJ3ES. The special attention of CENTESNIAI. TISTTi
0B3, 8ENATOE3 aud BEPBESENTATIVEd.and
others ltho hav not yet seenred.- quartera; la ealledr
to advertltements In this column. Persons nAvlnaT
such accommodation! are requested (0 Knd In their
advcrtlseaeats at oace.
rr-t Q rOTJKTEENTH STREET NOBTH
i AO west-Flrsi-das j EOAJlDl.NO, transient
or otherwise. . . . oS)-sw
ESSRS. BCBGDOF A BROTHER.
Livery, Sale and Boardlar Subles. 2ios..41S
and Co ElKhtb street. Prices reasonable, and care
ful drivers furnished If required. - lOCH-em
HOME-MADE ... - -
DIN INS AND LTTXCT1 BOOB,'
900 r street, Uasoule Temple. '
ocll-lm D. B-. VENTBE3. Proprietor.
THE PEOBCE-SVINTEIXIQENCE OF
flce, aair itrtev oetweea Nlath and Tenth
streets- lrst-class servanta supplied, to famine
and hotels without charre-' " ..-1 .,
odem . W.Tt. STEVENSON Jt CO.
"VTEW YOHK AVENUE HOTEL, COENEE
JN of New York avenue anl Fourteenth street
northwest-. First-class accommodations. -Table
hoard a specialty. ALBEBT HL EASON.
oclS-em " Proprietor.
ATfC FENNSTI.TAN1A7A VENUE, NEAR
tcl.vl ixth-strtet Depot. Flrst-elasa board,--with
room, from s to go per wee; transient, nj
rfTEEMONT HOUSE, COB. OF SECOND
,X (STBEET -AND INDIANA AVENUE.
Bates-. Per day, ts.se; per week, ioj per month,
S Table board per month. atS. This favorite hotel
recently been Improved, newly famished and
heated- with steam. Metropolitan cars pass th
house to and from the Capitol. No Honors sold,"
deavtf .--. TT. Vi HILL. Proprietor.
rOTJKTEENTH STEEET, OPPOSITE
ransun square ro
fTOfk THIRTEENTH STEEET NORTH-.
liSUWEST.-TUB BENT Newly-fumlshed
BED-ROOMS asd PABLOB3. " janS-tf
F)B BENT TWO XABOE, ELXOANTLT
furnished, eommunleatlnr. BOOBS, frontlnx oa
Beventeentn street ana jrennsyrvama avenue.
quizu corner ox ECTESiecuia sum sou arc
lanVtf zua avenue, ainr ana j avy .susrsei.
Cl-l THIRTEENTH. STREET NORTH.
J JUL -WEST, between'Z.and F. Bembera of
Conirress and others deslrliw handsomely-furnished
Booms, with or without bos,-S, can be suited bv an
plying aa above. References BTChanged. noa-tf
e-- 8EVENTH STREET, OPPOSITE THE
munlcatlnr. office rooms, at (3 per month; also, sev
eral handsomely-famished apaftmentaln an elerant
nouse, wiinorwuaont, Doaro. Appt:
Apply at Boom No.
z. au Bevestn street.
"WABHINOTON, D. G.
Tirrr private bath-eoobb
AND ELXVATOB added,
J. F. CABE. Proprietor.
C. C. WIXXARD,
""WASBINOTON D. .0 aia.
rTTHE MISSES LANE,, SUOOESSOBSTO
A. lllss Jamea and Blss Bursley, will open a
School for Girls at No. 173a I street, on WEDNES
DAY. September V. Circulars may be obtained at
Ballantrne's, s Seventh street, or at the school
after September 13.
Keterenees Professor Joseph Henry, Hon. Oeorge
Bancroft and President J; C. Welling. ocJO-la
T7TNDEBOABTEN NOBJIAL CLASS FOB
XV. TEACUEK3- Ladles who wish to study Froe
bel's system of teachlnr are reauested to apply Im
mediately to Blsa and Bra. POLLOCK. a their
Kindergartens. 7C8 Eleventh street and-1127 Thir
teenth street, between Massachusetts avenue and
The first Kindergarten lecture wm take place at
o'clock p.m.. at 1127 Thirteenth street- ocg-tw
' AT THE ELEGANT
BUSIO HALL, 432 NINTH STBEET, .
Sivt,wtt7UwonA 1st the First a xaZ
JOr Send far circular.
oc-FBW2m . O.B. BULT.A'RT). Director.
-"TRS. BURR TVILLBEOPEN HER
TBENCH AND ENGLISH DAY SCHOOL
MONDAY, SEPTEBBEB IS,
Classes In French will be formed for youns; ladles.
au23-WTMn 1X8 H street northwest.
A? After a few mouths' study.
. . PBOF. J. B. CANTEE,,
e2o-3m - 221 D street northwest. ,
TTINDEEtlABTEN AND SCHOOL TOR
XV girls and boys-Blsses POLLOCK and N OEBB,
teachers, removed from TOS Eleventh street to 1127
Thirteenth street northwest, between Baasaehusett
avenue and B street. Beopeued September; 13.
The Klnderrarten normal class will begin October
IS. For .particulars, apply at ira ThlneeaUi
street, or to 708 Eleventh street northwest.
ENGLISH AND FBENCH SCHOOL FOR
Younc Ladles, 121 Maryland avenue northeast.
Miss 8. L. J ones Prtneinal. Duties resumed MON
DAY. September 18- Eight Doardlna; pupils -received.
T30YS MATH. AND CLASSICAL ACAD-
tfc OY, Sunderland's Church, Four-and-a-half
street nortnwest, Detween ir street ana xuaiaua
avenue, opens lta seventh year MONDAY, Septem
ber 4. Circulars at the Principal's residence, IMS
Four-and-a-half street southwest. sepS-sm
PBOF. ETTOBE BABTLI'S SHiQINQ
At Barlnl's Hall. Prof. Barlll has resumed his les
sons at the above place for the coming season- Days
of tuition. .
WEDNESDAY,: THUBSD AY and SATUBDAY.
For arranrementa' and terms please eall at the
Academy, from 10 to 12 a. m. and from 1 to 5 p.m.,
on th above days- ' -selS-Jw
MRS. H. E, B. CART
Win resume her classes In Wax Work, Water
Color Painting and Embroidery at S3 Fourteenth
treet, between 11 and L. eeZ-im
ELOCUTION TAUGHT BY PROFESSOR
SCUAB1T. tX A street northeast. anH-tf
XCASHINQTON BUSINESS COLLEOE,
I V Cor. Seventh and L streets northwest.
Sessions, day and evenlnr.
BU30MED MONDAY, Auturt 23. .
Advantages of a practical English Training Behool
are combined with s thoroughly organized and eom-
Stetely equipped Business College.. Bona and
aughtera have same advantage.
Tuition: Per quarter, t per year, (payable In
monthly Installments of fio each,) ao; per year, (If
paid In full on entering.) ISO.
For circular or Information-call at College, or
address - - H. C.SPENCEB,
aIlnWIOK FEMALE SEMINARY.
The duties of this Institution will be resumed (D.
V.) on FBIDAY. September u. For Circulars ad
dress M. A. TYSON A SISTERS, Contee's post
office, Md.. B. and O.B. B. . an3-2m
im'lstreet-northwest. Dr. J. P. CauMell, Prli.
etpal. ; . ' sais-tf -
11RYL1ND AND CITY HOTELS,
Delightful summer resort. Term tl9 to HI per
week. Special rate mad for families by themonth
Address 1WB.H. SOBMAN COy Prop'., "
Or, - DB. H. M. PLNKABD,
- C7 Pennsylvania ave., Washington, D. C
leis-ly ' '
01d:EsteI)lisied Ladies' and Bentlemen's
eTBTEa'SALOOH A5B BBSTAUB15T,
t c r
1016 Pennsylvania arenue and Kleva
:. WASHINGTON, E. O.
House m the United BtateswJ
brauds of the finest oysters that the briny deep caaV
produce are served with every Imaginable dlaatliat
can oe caueu ior. - - - , --.--
The Ladles Saloon Is one of the handsomest la an
Its appointment, and la conducted especially tor
thm ' ..... t
Open from a. m. until midnight.
aav-oystert. Terrapin and Game a specialty,
HAE VEX & HOLDEF, Propriety
'Harvey,'' ih'e Inventor of Steamed Oyster
dee3-tf f - -
-VTT. VERNON HOTEL; BALTIMORE,
USX . EUBOrEAN PLAN, '
H, Zi. SYKES, Proprietor,
Formerly of WUlard'a and Imperial Hotels, Wash
ington, and West End Hotel. Long Branch, N.J.
oelO-Sm ; "
! PITS SELL'S
FOB - 4
l7 New" York avenue, near jririeeaUi'strt
les-tf - t
' . WTTTiMOirT ' HOTEL,, '-, .
31, 63S 833 lrasBlagtoa St., Boatoa,
C OPPOSITE GLOBE THEATRE.
Located la th eentr or the elty, and eatfly rxaeksd '
bystreet-ears and stage. Elevator, steans and all
modern Improvements. Booms, (European plan.)
tlper dayimward.- A tlrst-elass. restanraat and:
Prlvata Dlnlng-Booma. If prafarred,. atitaoderat
rate. The most convenient; location-a Quletand
eomlortable' home, and flrst-elasa accommodation
at prleea-adapted-to.tse- stringency or th m
are the- special, advantage afforded at th "BS3,
laiy-UT'l . 'j HAEDY A CO- Proprietor.-
KOiMMpitH HOTEL, '
. aimeaByorty,-e)oa Street, J.
lTtEtfXKE. 'caciir., '-"
Three bloekrwert it Grand Central Depot, near th'
Wevated raUriad, and but twenty, minutes from
all street nawaadelerauUy-rurnlitie4uel;all
imnroTemeau, EateAHper-daK Lral
anu"".. . . . r L.
Of Delavaa House,' Albany, N. iaad Clareadosi
Hotel. BaratotaT . feb3-8TnThiy
What rra want these times It a rood Five Cent
Cigar. LITTLE BOSElsa new brand or cigars
that we have had put up expressly for our retail
trade, it la guaranteed to us to b manufactured
from selected foreign and domesrle leaf. It has no
artHcMeUvoi.andweareaaus&editbat the uller
eontaro a preponderance .of Cuban tobacco. . In
Introducing this brand our object It to furnish a
! good enough to puff at-home. '.Believing that no
uik . ccDu-an xoca cent ot aeucate xutox.
xucxuovt ox sue tasaiiy etrci wouia oojecs so v
odor or par Havana, waeastaundthla cigar In
clrcl would object to the
special manner to gentlemen, who wish to enjoy
their evening smok at horn, without onente. to
others. On trial we think TonwIUMreawlta. na.
special manner to gentlemen, who wlsifb enl
No. IB seventh street northwest, between L and
B, Lysokksci: tmokikg; tokaeeo Ut iah at (ketan
"??a, , . USU.
-pOBD'S OPERA UOI'SeT"
GRAND' ITAU AM OPERA.
l'oaltlvely One Nix tit Only.
THUBoDAT. NOVEMBF.lt IS. ISM.
Tint Illme In Washington or Btcutrd Wagner.
" " (IIValIoVantsma,) -which
will be produced with New Scenery, New
Costumes, New Appolatictuts.
Large Cliorns nnd.rnll Orchestra,
and the following great east:
ETIE EUGENIE PAPPESHUN,
as originally performed by br One Handrcd Silght
in tbe principal opera houses It- Europe.
Erik ...........Pletra Baecel
Tbe Dutchman .... .H....... .... .--...Alouln Blum
Dalando - T- J. Sullivan
Tbe llelmiman.. ...-. ..Wm. A-Morgan
Maria ...M'lle Cooney
MuslcalDireetor and Conductor.... ....U. Carlbera:
Admission to orchestra, I'.SO; reaerved seats St
cents extra. Admlsslo to Balcony, ti; reserved
seats so cents extra. Gallery, so cents. - ---- .
The sate of resvrved seat, wilt couimene on Mon
day morning- 13th Instant- at 9 t'cloek. at Metxe-
rolf X vo. a music SLOXU, XCUaSJlTBUlS utcuuv.
A PERFECT SUCCESS!
A t-EBFECT soccess::
CHANGE OF BILt. TO-N lOHT.
' 2UDR. BISN DcBAIl,
IR JOHN FALSTAFF.
TO-NIGHT Shakspeare'a -rlirl-ni comedy,
MEltUY WIVE OK VVIND30E.
Master Ford ..M......... Jar. James
CAM1LLE 3IATINEB 3AT0UDAY.
Nov. IS-O. P. BOWEln "Brass,"
- CBttl-3 no3-tr
UNCLE TOM'S CABIN.
OBEAT SUCCESS OF. CLARA COLE.
Mr. T. F. TRODDEN In New Acts.
New Hymns by JUBILEE SINGEB3.
VOH BOYLE In hU f peelalUes.
New Dancing by COLOEED SL4.VES.
"UNCLE TOM MATINEE SATUBDAY.
Vocal and Dramatic, at
Curtis School Bnlldlns, -Beorsetotrn,.
In aid of Trinity Parish School.
- Recitations by the celebrated Elocutionists,
M!sa ANNIE "W. STORY and Mr. E. B.BAY.
Vocal programme by the most prominent singer
In the District.
November U 187S, at 8 o'clock.
Admission. 50 cents-- noS-St
Wm deliver his humorous Miri nt-!,.-..
"Tbe Arsonants or Forty-Nine,-
MONDAY EVEX1NO. November 12..
At the Congregational ci urcb, eomer Tenth and &
Admission only 79 cents. No reserved seats.
JXJ-lie sure and hear the auhr or The Heathen.
Tickets can be had at theAniuwlng plates: Whlt
aker ft Son's bookstore. Ml Pennsylvania avenue--Wm.
BsIUntyne'a, 3 Seventh streit: J. T. Cole
Co.'s "St. Cloud" arug store, eomer Ninth and T
streets; Coltman's music store, 912 F street; EIUs
muslc store, 937 Pennsvlvanla avenue; Solomons -Chspmsn's.
911 Penasylvsnla avenue; Brad.
AcltISsi':!-L"ire',,' J' ?- '". -W7 street;.
Ilelpbenstine A Bentley's drug store, under tile Eb
ola house; Shilllnjrton's bookstore, corner-Four-
and-a-hair strset and Pennsylvania avenue; or
the Congregational church before the lecture.
Tioors r-TH-n 1 7 o'clo-k. Lecture at S. no7-5t
rilUEAtKE C'OMIQCE. MO.VDAT--A,
Novembers, nightly aud WEDNESDAY and
SATUBDAY Matinees Notice Election returns
will be given from the stage Tuesday nlgut,Novem
ber 7, up to 12 m. Engagement of the dashing
actress. Miss Katie Hastings, who will appear a.
Capltola In tb sensational and romantlo drama
entitled "The Hidden Hand " Engagement frono
week only orthe following variety celebrities: Llzzlo .
and Harry Brahsn, Messrs. Crossley and Elder,Mlss
Blsnche belwyn.Mr. Benl Guilford. Last week-or
the great Stockholm wonder. Karl Und; atjooftho
chai mine ballad 1st and operatic vocalist, JIIm EloUo-.
Allen. Ticket, can be serurcd at B. OoMrrii'a-"
elrar sror. ail Pennsylvania artnues -. no-st
PBOF. LEWIS WiBEB A SON'S .
BEAS3 AND STBTSG BAND
furnishes Music for Private Parties. .Sermans and
Paradea. Orders left at .residence, 2 SevenUa
street east, between 6 and J streets. Navy Yard, or
at Metzerotl's or Ellis' mule storeO"U recerv
prompt altentlon. Telegraph Office-Vrlthlir one
sous re of our residence. ' -oc30-3nv
BlLLIARBS., 40 CENTS PEBrHOTJB
lets thanks cent. game. TwenlyTbtes.
UEABY'S. OOXJbEUM, ?
Qe21-lm Sixth aud o atreets northwest.
TEOraatXALHOTZX BILLIABB BOOB,
, A jnat opened with tight nw taMear Phelan Cola'
ATHLETIO PASTlSIIi A MUCHi
needed want supplied. Flrst-elas Bowlln
Alley to be onened. The Dubant Bulldlnr ha now
rshekell A Co. will open In the basement a iael
MiiriiHKOioou.xu-s,x. :AiUauait uctaoer TT,
fitted out with all the modern Improvements-. to
1 which tbeyinvlte the attention or their friends aud.
tbe public generally. The Bar will be stocked wlta. '
superior wines -and liquors. Match games and eon
determined to make It theeostosre
sort or the cltv. and leave nothing lindoneithatwliw
.enhance Its attraction or please It parroaaT-oci9-d3tThSTulni.
Music furnished fop ,11 n-r&lft7i
WILLIAM B. MOEUAN, "Leader,
1 oell-am 934 Pennsylvania avenue northwest-
BARLOW'S ART GALLERY,
1333 Pennsylvania avenue.
JUBT RECEIVED. FaU stock of Engraving.
Photographs. Water Color Drawings, Ac. andthe
latest stylea of rraxres. I am offering the celebrated,
colored photographs at greatly reduced prices. OU
paintings and wutercolor drawings In greatTa
rlety. Dresden porcelain paintings and rrame to
match.' All styles or rrames In goU and silver leatv
German gilt, walnut, Spanish and French maple.,
Picture nails, silver and copper wire. Mirror and
portrait frames msde to order aud regllt. Paint
ings cleaned, restored and varnished. Remaining,
atock of last year's ehromos mt reduced -prleea,
Ballerr open by gasllghtuntll "So'elock. ocS-2m
Old Na) ON EXHIBITIOI (Nnr No.
488 I and Sale 439
7th St.) at (7th St.
No. 139 Berenth street, between D and E stzeetav
cikqs aoors aoore uaa J euows-nail,
e OU Paintings. Engravlnzs. Chromoi
larreat stoear or Paeiiiuirlnas.v itnAom.
Buauea, rictuTea, jrramea, trtcturc uoo
sals. Blurs, Nails, te- In ttoDUtrlet
Pleas remember name and nuxnber.-
T AST GRAND EXCURSION, Via.
Js Baltimore and Potonac railroad, the popular
route to tbe Centennial, by ,
EUBEKAB. A. CHAPTER, No. '4.
under the management of H. Burr. Excursion
tickets will be sold on the 5th. eth, 7th. sth. tth and
ICthdaya of November; good ten dayafrom dateof'
Issue, at rate of t4.E forronud. trip: children, be
tween nve and twelve years, S2ilS-- Tne low .rate-,
here offered, together with the flrst-clau time and-
equipment of this popular route, will enable every
pertonto witness the closing ceremonies 'Of. the,
Trains leave Baltimore aid Potomac depot at .
1:35a. m., 8:C5a.m..l:S)p. m.,7:0O p,m.and:-
p. m. .Through wlihout change. Tickets good' on
all train except limited express. t r
TICKETS TOE SALE "XT . , .
E. B. Wbltaker A Son's' bookstore, Ml 'Penasylva- .
nla avenue; Wm. Ballantyne'a bookstore,, S..
seventh street: N.. W. Gllman's drag store, 821,,
Pennsylvania-avenue;tHeller-s drug store,,- SB',
Pennsylvania avenue, under National. I Mitel?' I
Major' drug store. 800 Seventh atreet DOrfbwest"C3
corner or U street: J. T.Cole Co-'s, StilOoui J
drug store, corner Ninth and T atreet aorthwesta .
Geo, M. Howard's drug store, corner, of Sevtntar,,
andlstreetanortltwest. - t i'v-f-'rt
S3-N. B.-No Uckcu will be sold at the railroad.
depot. . rno4-St
EXCURSIONS, PICNICS AND' FABTIES
would do well to advertise with th Caletanu
Light Advertising Company, who display adver
ittsements at Ninth and Pennsylvania avenue every.
pleasant evening. Office St. , Cloud' Building, '
.-VrOUNT VEBNON.-TOBB OF NAlXt ,
UXl. INOTON. nBa'aW
a The Steamer ABEOW, T ftTs'Ti WatT
Capt. FBANK ilOLLINeSHEADi-5jra"Bil'
Leaves . Seventh-street . whirttajgfSJBatsaspssT
DAILY, (Sunday excepted.) at-13 a. an xatuiniaaV-,
about 4 p.m.
Bound trtpp; Including admladon to BaaBoas3iaO
grounds. - - ocJJ-tf
TO T.HJ5 POBIIO
MyarwlTliiTCited ere-cUn, irMcIi Xaowauai
xacwiAre wiua cijt;n. wotkbr, vi, tut-j
PUCa KUT cTC-gLIM IS UK' WHOM'
world. Tntrr nn Ra rstmli,ted bT
two smiB.ll irmn to -Yirtlr flttha&iOM WiiSumtasrW
pmornnplcntfeellair. TbtjMAGt Bnv
.. . ISAAC alexanber;
Its Pennsylvania avenae. Inventor, Estate, and,-..
Manufacturer. ' ' - apsfl-tf "
BfizJUaM 'PelBre SpectseteSj.
c 3 C i
PENNSYLVANIA! AVENUE, , .
tm-iy - -. ePTJciANs. - .
Largeat Variety ir Newiattrks '
' tne Ciryat Lowest Pllces.
GOLD'S. WAHM AIR rUHNACTat
; t HEAT PRODUCED EQUAL TO STEAM'
V GOLD'S CENTEKRUL-MIKE,
Tbe Newest, Beat and Cstcapeat'.Xle,
-s-ated Oven 1st tbe,XaratiU-
M CASTffiSS, BSILE2 AM lACHDtEWM.
STEAM ATING. TIN.ROWNS. -- .:
And All Tin and CopnerWort,
' YlVmiSQ ASB Qls'liiTLTS.
All Best VarleUs or Ransea and
, fllMITK, BIXSE sft'Ce
. B,JH1 PeBttsylvanla aTcaaew
r a r.
P -..!- 2-