BY SOLOMAN SIMPLE.
"Tie that hith an nr. lei him hear wkat the
8-irU saiih unto t! Churclin." ,
Dfmult Bklotkp: Voi who be.
long to the various thtirches with (all
steeples and long tortgiwd bells with
elegantly Titshionrd seats, carpeted
j&s,'tod gilt prayer-looks have had
your way about long enough. Your
teachera have "sewed pillows under
your arm-ho'ca," and flattered your
vanity .till some of you actually believe,
like our revered predecessors the old
Fhari.ees who rrncified the carpenter's
Son and stoned the Prophets, that you
re "Letter than other men," Cut the
(act is, you are no better than you
ought to be and you know it. If you
bad your deserts, the Lord only knows
what would become of you.
And yet you are as unconcerned, as
thotigh there h no prospect of the
levil ver getting his due. But I feel
concerned lor you; and since your teach
era have their hands full of political
matters in getting up petitions against
the Nebraska bill, converting the hea
then, and furnishing bibles to those
-who want bread aiid potatoes, and in
bringing all sorts of railing accusations
against the World's Teople, thereby
"alusini? tlieir tetters." I propose to
Jook into y our matters a little, and thus
pa) the m in their own coin, 4wilhout
money and without price."
My text is taken I'ro.Ti an old book
whiih gives an account of a man of
sorrows who was acquainted wittignei
and w ho "irnf 0601 doing good."
And you prolesa to le his lolloweis!
What haiejou been about? All around
you are tlie poor, the aged, the irifirm;
pale care-orn widows hall'-lamished
nd ragged children wills no means
of getting the nec essaries, to say noth
ing of the comforts of life. They have
tailed at vour doors half of them in
vain; and gone supje rlesa to l ed, and
shivering with the cold. In turning a
deaf ear to their supplications, you
have silenced the up-braidmgs of your
consciences, by pleading your ignor
ance ol their true condition, and shut
your doors in their faces, lest a state
ment of their wants and deserts might
take away the last fxiiise invented by
your ingenious uiultaritableiiets. Why
did you not like (he poor Nazarine
who had not where to lay his head,
"go about"---into the nairow streets,
dark lanes, and shackling old houses of
the city, and learn the truth by person
al observation? Were vou afraid of
soiling your silks, tali is, and brocades,
by coming in contact with haggard
want, and squalid destitution?
Perhaps you pray for the poor?
Very likely, tor your prayers cost noth
ing and ten thousand o't them.tliough
as long as a railroad, would not feed a
hungry child, or wipe the frozen tear
from the eye nt Hie widow. 1 his
eccnomy in natters of relieirm end
nioral tint) , ci..ly reveals Hit itut that
you hate more tsi'h than works, and
precious little ol either.
And, 0, mr beloved! look at your
churthes. Think of the thousands
and scores of thousands of dollars ex
pended in building them and for what?
That j ou might learn humility from
ostentation, and duty (rem a violation
of every principle of the gospel you
profess! The interest on the money
mvesif a in inese pnes 01 stone, rjricx,
and mortar, made for the purpose ol
bringing Ood within reach ot his de
luded offspring, and keeping him there
would teed all the hungry, clothe
Ih naked, and educate all the neglect
ed children! And when the doors
1 t. t 1 1 a
inose "temples maae witn hands" are
thrown open, on the Sabbath, you go
inert wim useless nnery enougn 10 pay
all the taxes of the county and State,
and leave a surplus to pay the deposits
01 me oroten uanas.
These things ought not so to be.
"He that hath an esr, let him hear
what the spirit saith to the churches."
And remember ihat the severest reproofs
ana most areaaiui maledictions uttered
by the Teacher sent of God, were ad
dressed not to the "people of the
world," as you have been in the habit
or thinking, but to the punctilious and
praying rtli ttion isti of those days.
This your teachers have neglected to
tell you. lei ause ou lure them to mm
ister to your edification and eomjort
dui 11 is so, neveiuieiess. Ana, let me
further say to y ou, "a in fear of God,"
that "pure religion, and unde filed, be
fore God and the Father, is Mil to
Visit the fatherless and widows in thei
s3icticns, and to keen himself unspol
ted from the world." And, that you
may "make your calling and election
sure," be entreated to turn over a new
leaf in the book of your experience
and profit from these timely and needfu
4uditob Duv Wov't SriAK. It will
be seen, sajs the Madison (la.) Banntr
of ye sterday, from tbe proceedings ol
the Legislature, tbat Auditor Dunn da
tiroes to favor that body with the
amount of feea he has received Irom the
fiea bank, as requested to do. It is
aurn.ise.1 thai t ht Auditor haa made
pretty round sum out of the banks, but
wbetbar as large as reported by Thomp
son, ma jsew ion oroaer some eighty
thousand dollars is best known to him
self, and it may be that he is good at
Beeping a secret. However, we'll ten
tore tbe prediction, without fear of trans
centtjpgiL truth, that be, the shav
era and bankers, have made vastly more
tbp the public, for whose benefit tbe
tanks aia established.
Muxcus 19 Caufobbia. The New
York Trilum publishes list of 404
nurdera committed in California during
ISM. and adds that a correct list would
Jab1f swU the eumbtT U 171 ar 600.
r 'v. str- n ft
r,4 is- Ddj ' la. -W
"r k rpl4 Cur. t
rorens, colds, iioirsejess,
EitocniTis,TFnoori.c r orcn,
citorr, Asrnm, i.d
1T7"E invite die atterrtion of the Public to
f r the Certificates appended below, and
bespeak for them that ca nihil consideration
w Inch their honest frankness deserves.
Men In such etations as many who volun
tarily bearwitnesa to the efficacy and vslueof
Chebst iectobal, ao not wantonly trine
with, or distort facta, nor overstate their con
victions. Judee then, whether this is not the
medicine to trust when you must haTe relief
for the throat or lungs; judge ton, whether ev
ery family ought not to have it by them at a
safeguard against the everywhere prevailing
enemy, which steals with total frequency up
on almost every flock and carries off the lamb
from many a home!
Jirtson C. H-i Jntkstm Cily, 0 , ICth Ifor, 13;!.
Dr. J. C. Atir,
Sir The Cherry Pectoral is mnch inqui- f
ted alter, several ol our best Physicians
have used it, three of them in their own case
and always with the happiest rflects. The
numerous patent . medicines alwaya before
them, lead to incredulity in regard to every
new remedy; and it is only after undoubted
evidence of value in any article,that anything
like a general confidence can be excited.
The unrivalled excellence of Ibis combina
tion ol agents, (in theChrry Fee tore 1) proved
beyond cavil by repeated trial under their own
observation, has compiled medical men to
proclaim abroad its usefulness. It is beyond
all doubt the best general remedy we have for
thel'ulmonary Afletiionsof this climate; at
the same time sedative and expectorant a
rare combination of properties.
In hop that it w ill prove its own reward,
I subscribe myself.
Respectfully your obt. aervt.,
JAS. II. C. M1LLEX, M. D.
Allegan. Mich., 10th Jan., 1853.
Dear Sir No one, no not one-man, wom
an, or child can be found to deny that the
Cherry Pectoral is all ihat it claims to be.
There is much used in this vicinity although
not known until recently. Tbe community
should know its virtues.
John R. Kellogo, II. D.
Let gentlemen rf the Legal Prcfuiion mark
Williamsburg, L.I., Sept. 1, 1853.
Dr. J. C. Ateii,
Lear Sir Over application for the past
three years to mr duties as an advocate brought
on someeiht months ago a severe irritation
of the bronchial tubes, which was a constant
annoyance to me, and fast becoming a source
of great apprehension. Every remedy tried,
failed toeveu relieve me.till 1 used your Cher
ry Pectoral. This has not only relieved me,
but as I trust. wholly cuted me. 1 care noth
ing for tie refutation of advocoting Patent
Medii irifs.Biid this is at your service. I Khali
recconimend it to members of the bar, and
others whom 1 may meet, laboring under
R. F. Jokes.
South Taris, Me., Aug. 18,1850.
1 have no hesitation in say ing.that I regard
Ayer's Cherry Pectoral as decidedly the best
iM;''dy nithin my knowledge lor the cure of
( lnoi. ic brouihitis, coughs, and all diseases of
the lungs. M. A. Rrj&T, M. D.
Montgomery, Ala.-, October 4, 1849.
Dr. J. C. Aveb, Sir; I have used yotn ad
mirable compound extensively in mv practice.
end find it to surpass, by far, any other reme
dy we have for curing diseases upon the lungs.
1 our ooeuieni setvt., k. a. Jones, M. u.
What yet remains to convince the most in
credulous that tlie Cherry Pectoral is all that
it purports to be, viz: an unequalled .emedial
sgent for all diseases of the throat and lungs.
metxperienie 01 years, nas proven it to be
such, and we submit it to the ueople. believ
ing that its virtues will fully maintain its
Prepared by J. C. AYER, Chemist, Lowell
GOT Beware of worthless preparations
attempted to be palmed off under a similar
F, ECKSTEIN, jr., Cincinnati; G.B. WILL,
MCArinur, ana oy dealers in Medicine every
'"'here. Jan. 26 '55 4mo
MAYSVILLE, fit PORTSMOUTH,
The new and splendid sw ift running steamer
B US I UNA.
Caft. WM. McCLAIN:
Will leave Cincinnati
Mondays, Wednesdayt, and Friday,
at 11 A. M. precisely
Will leave Portsmouth
Tvesdays, Thursdays, and.Satvrdavs
at the same hour touchina at ail war Doiiit.
I nc. uoKionn was Duut expressly lor this
trrtHp. And the. npnntfl maw mI. . ,1
fact that she w ill remain theie. Neither pains
norexpence have been spared to fit un a fir
tubs paine.i w un an eye to speed, safety, and
com 1 on; an requirements 01 the new law be
ing complied w ithjand it is confidently hoped
that the public wiU appreciate and encourage
the enterprise. The Proprietor of this Boat,
at all seasons ol the year, will have boat in
the trade, so that no inconvjenience w illhew.
alter De given to travellers. Sept. 8, '54 6m
SADDLE AND HARNESS DEPOT!
SADDLE HABKISS MAHUFACTURY,
0 r r 0 1 1 t i J. K. Witt's.
MAIN STREET, McARTHUR. OHIO.
KJfcKITS constantly 011 hand
and will manufacture
10 order, SaddUa,Uridlta,and
Harness 01 every varietv,
He will use the very best of materials, mul
being a practical workman, and giving his
personal attention to the business, his friends
ana customers may test assured that they will
mm eery eriicie purcnasea ol him. all that it
is represented to be, and at prices as low as
uie erucies can possibly be disposed of.
A fill VJ, U VIII.
No. 2, Entebpbise Buildings, Fbokt St.,
DEALERS in Paints, Oils, Varnishes; Dye
Stuffs: Window Glass, Glassware: Chem
icals; Perfumery; Fancy Articles: Pure Winea:
The highest price paid for Ginseng, Bees
wsz, Flaxseed and Rags.
wMr 4, !. ff , ...
n . l's . J n
GEORGE I). WILL,
WUOLKSALK AMD IET41L IMrOBTIl A
PAINTS, OILS, VARKISII,
Dyes, Pure Essential Oils, InstrU'
ments, Drvshesof every description,
' Anatomical Preparations, Per
fvmery, Fancy Articles, Drvj
gists' Shop Fvrniture, Glass
Ware, Window Class,
Alcohol, 4c, 4'C-t
Maw Street, McAaTAua, Ohio.
Respectfully informs his friends and
the public, that he is now opening
large and superior stock of Drugs &c,
that have been selected with personal
care for thi market. Physicians and
customers, vvill find our Drugs of the
best quality, all of which we will sell at
the lowest price.
January 27. 1554. 1 r.
Di;iVNIIG, CAW1ULJLL A to.,
Importfrt and lYkoltsair and Rckil Dnien In
Hardware, Snddtory, Iron, Class,
WOULD respectfully informtheir friend
nd the public that they have at lens S-
got into their splendid new room, and have
fitted it up expressly lor the Hardware trade, (in
the burnt district) under the sign of the GILT
ANVIL, East side of Paint, between Water
and 2d sts, where they are opening, in addi
tion to part of their former stock, a large and
desirable stock of American, Germau and
English Hardware, Saddlery, Iron and Glass,
together with all articles usually kept in Hard
ware stores, and invite all to call and take a
look at their new room and examine their
They have continued a stock of Goods at
their OLD STAND, sign of the Mill Saw, on
Tagert's square, (under the immediate care of
one of the firm) where they have been so ib
erally patronized the past year, for which tlieX
take this opportunity of returning their sin
cere thanks, and solicit a conliuuance of the
ame for both eslublishmtnts, promising to
keep as good Goods and tell as low as any in
May 10, 1833. n49 ly
FORTCARDIXG AND C01IISSIM HERCDiTT,
CENTER WHEELING WHARVES
WHEELING, VA., & BRIDGEPORT,
Has large and extensive Ware Houses, an
is prepared with every facility, to attend t
all business, entrusted tobii care, properly
He forwards freight by Car loads or otherwise
September 2,1853. ly
J. Fi TOVYELL & CO.,
Dry Goods, lillintry Goods, Qneensvrare, China
WE have Just opened our first Spring
Stock of the above goods and are now
exhibiting one of the finest assortments ever
opened in this plate.
To accommodate our increasing trade, we
have converted our second floor into two
handsome sale-rooms, one for the Carpets, Oil
Cloths, Mattings and Window Shades, and
the other for Bannets and all kinds of Milli
ners' Trimmings at wholesale and retail. In
this department we shall hereafter manufac
ture or trim Bonnets in the most fashionable
styles. Milliners and others are invited to
examine our superior stock of Bonnets, Rib
bons &c.', before purchasing elsewhere.
We shall continue as heretofore to supply
Housekeepers, Hotels and Steamboats with
every thing in the furnishing Dry Goods line,
Table ware and Carpets at the very lowest
price. J. t. lUWtLL&CO.
No. 4 Enterprise Building.
April 7, 1854. ly . .
"0, II, JO II HON,
(SUCCESSOB TO JOSEPH JOJi t8,)
Dledital, Theological, Blank and Xiscclla
scout Books, (stationery and Hull Taper,
CIIILLIC O THE, OHIO.
Eooks received from (he Eastern Mar
ket at their earliest publication, or ordered
when tlf tin d. ;
Was mrLUEBCEs cro Dbt-Goods!
SECOND SPRING & SUMMER
Wm. ELIM L Co.,
tM HOLES ALE DEALERS, are now in
IV receipt of their entire Second Im
portation of Spring and Summer Dry
uooub, wnicn, ior ex'.ent and variety,
has never heretofore been equaled in this
market. Our early purchses having near
ly an oeen cioseu out, by the heary trade
we-have bad, enables us to exhibit al
most entre nste ant fresh ttoek, wbicb,
is very attractive in design and variety
and in consequence of the unsettled state
of the markets in European goods, aris
ing from The War, large invoicea ul
French and othergoods hare been thrown
upon the market recently, sold at a creal
sacrifice, and have been purchased un
der such circumstaucea by the subscri
bers will be sold accordingly.
An early call is desirable, before all
the bargains are off.
Wm. ELDEN d- Co.
MMHE subscriber having leased the above
JL House, (formerly the United States Ho
tel,) and having made a complete renovation
and re furnished the house with new Furniture
throughout, resiiectively invites tbe travelinit
nnl.Mn In nl.-A 1. M -..1 1 O
Will always contain the best that the mrlPi
affords, and no means will be snared to make
all comfortable. JOHN ROW
Oct. 10th, 1654 .
500 Hides Wanctd!
(GREEN OR DRIED.) ,
For which we will pay 4 g Cents per lb.
S. S. DEMUTH & U).
BLANK BOOK MANUFACTURER.
Mot Bocktft Block, rront St., rortusoalh, hi
. Has oo hand a complete assortment of
MISCELLANEOUS, LAW, MEDICAL,
COMMON SCHOOL AND CLASSS1CAL
TOOETHEB WITH A FVU STOCK OF
StapU and Fancy Stationery,
I am confident that it would be fot the in
trrestrof dealers in this vicmitv, to make
weir purrnases or me, instead or going or
sending East. The difference of time, the
coat of transportation, with the advantage of
irequrnt orders lor small quantities, make it
more economical as well as more expeditious
lo purchase in this market.
I invite bujers to examine my stock, and
compere my prices w ith those of Booksellers
in Cincinnati, or elsewhere.
' School and Clusiival Books,
All the kinds in ua,at the lowext rates.
A Complete Atiortment ' Lav and
Medical Books ; AJitctllnnum Books ;
All the New and Standard Publication.
1 have also, in connection with my Book
.Vtore, an extensive Bindery, where Blank
Books of any siye and I'atit-rn of superior
?uality, suitable lor County Ulturs, Banks,
'uruaces, liisuaraui'e Couiiianiis, &c. are
made to Order.
Staple and Fancy Stationery of all kinds.
WALL PAPERS, CURTAIN PA
I ERS. AND BORDERING.
I nfier the larj.es! hi id ll hlix k tti bro't
to our cily ,a ud ill tell them eihter at Whole
mie or Krtaii. at as low rates as anv house
West of the Mountains. I have all kinds,
from the ricliest Hill to the commonest kind
manufactured. J purchat them directly from
tlie manufacturers, and can sell them verv low
to llieiountry trade.
11 will aftord me pleasure to show mv
goods, and 1 shall spare no efforts to render
llooksellers, country dealers and private li
braries supplied at the very Ivvesi rates, in
large or small quantities.
Ishall be happy to receive orders, assuring
those who. send, that they will U filled
promplr. Particular attention paid to orders
by Mail, or otherwise, for Quantities, or sin
Portsmouth, April 28, 1854.
SMITH & SONS,
JACKSON C. H., OHIO.
Sept. 23, 1853. ly
C. S. & J. W. S31ITU,
Successobs or Davis Smith & Co.,
FORWARDING AND COMMISSION
PORTSMOUTH, OHIO. '
Dealers in Produce and Manufacturers
of Star Mill Flour.
Consignments of Goods and Ptodum tn
Forward or Sell, solicited.
R. LLOYD & CO,,
Wliolesale Dealers in '
BOOTS, SIIOES, HATS iLEiTHEl
FRONT STREET, PORTSMOUTH, 0.,
January 20, )854. ly
IRON, NAILS AND STEEL.
5000 Lbs. Norway Nail Rod.
300 Kegs assorled cut and wrought Nails.
3000 Lbs. square, round end octaeun
Steel.- Just received at the Gilt Anvil.
DENNING, CAMPBELL & CO.
July 29, lf53.
S. I!. HOLMES & CO
(Successors to Smith and Holmes.)
Tin, Sheet Iron, cud ropi r Warts,
ALSO DEALIES, WHOLESALE 4f RETAIL, IV
Stores, Grates. & Hollow Ware,
MARKET STREET, EAST SIDE.
Sept. 8 1554. ly.'
D. H, MCBBAT, t. II. UUBBAT, JAS. tt'KF.AN
Imnojters of. and Dealers tn.
HARDWARE AND CUTLERY",
SIGXOFTIIE FROM ST.
wrr -:ti .1....1: iii ...
"unni iiiiuiitair u s n'lin anv tpuiiih.
jobbing House in tlie West. Cour.try mer
chants, fnrnace proprietors, railioad r.ontiac
tors, and others, willsubserve their interests bv
giving us b call.
May It), 54. I r.
McGuffey'g Series complete.
rKiMERs. small anu large ricto
Speleebs. McGuffey'g and Elementry.
Readers. McGulTey'i 1st, 2nd, 3id, ith,
Heman's Young Ladies Readers,
Pinneo's Primary Grammar.
Pinneo's Analytical Grammar.
Ohio Teacheb, a new work, expressly for
Ray's Arithmetics; Parts 1st. 2nd, and 3rd.
Kay s Algebra; Parts 1st, and 2ud.
Mitthel's Primary Geoeruphv.
Mitcliel's Geography and Atlas; latest edi
Webster's School Dictionary (unabridged).
Copy Books, Quills, Steel Pens and Cases;
together with all kinds of Stationary, for use
n acnoois, lor saie ai
DEMUTH 4- CO S.
December 6th, ISM. Bmo.
Scioto and II. V. Railroad.
On, and after Tuesday, August 4th, 1854
Trains will.run as follows to-wit:
Train No. 1 will leave Portsmouth at 9 o'
clock A. M. and arrive at Jackson at 12 o'clock
M. Returning leave Jaekson at 2 o'clock P.
M. and arrive at Portsmouth at 6 o'clock P.
Trains No. 2 leave Jackson at 7 o'clock A.
M. and arrive at Portsmouth at 11 o'clock A.
M. Returning leave Portsmouth at 2 P. M.
and arrive at Jackson at 6 o'clock P. M.
J. W. WEBB, Superintendent.
May 5, '54. tf. Ie351.
JOBW VRK.ofereey deawrittk naatly
in vii.i; iir 1 1 m;
. Hrdro-EItttric Toltale Chains!
A: E W and NOVEL mode of apply ing
powerful remedial agent, to constructed
as to btj worn under the garments, next to the
skin, producing a constant uninterrupted cur-
rem vi &tcciro-iagnetism, ellecting
from the most acute paiu, and also a permaa
eat cure of all
It seldom has failed to furnish almost in
siant relief, and a Final iibmanemt Coax
ov oeing uaeti according todirecttion, to ths
' Rheumatism, Uterine Pains.
uout. Sciatica, Palpitation of Heart
' Puiall BId W ' I mm
a ainiui swelled joints, 5t. Vitua Dance
iiruniigia orinefii, (ieneral Debiletr.
Ui.-ease or the Spine, pi, uf the Chest,
Deafness a, Blindness, Hysterics, Drsreosia
All Diseaspg that are caused br a iU-fi,.;.nt
amuunt ui ncrvov fluid, an nat l k ...
ed, if not permanently cured simply wearins
BtiTvantasToostlMt it is not claimed
mat il cure ail diseases, but onlv ihnu fn.
which it is recommended . and
oomiy ciaim and uety, that no medical sgent
of any kind has preformed ao many caret dur
iiiK the last year, of those duwaEea inst nam.
ed as -
PuLvuatAcHia's Elictbic Chaims.
And to prove this assertion we.aVfv anr uer.
'n to produce so many trell authenticated cer-
r.;; orre oi&tienimc Hijsicans and intelli
gent patients as may be found in a pamphlet
t 3G pages , to' be had gratis of the agent iu ibis
The Electric Chains were first introduced in
France in 1650. and efrtr being subject J to
the moat Thoioiioh and P.ioiDTwAi, by the
first medical men in Paris, thev were lo.nd
to possess strong and marvellous powers in
lelevirg pain, wherever applied, and bv th. ir
influent a were idtroduced into the hospltuls ol
Ihat city .and alro.seeured by letters patent by
Ihe French Government.
Tley are now introduced in almost every
Hospital in England, Germany, Austria.
Belgium, and patented in those countries,
wture '.hey have bcome the
Most PpriLAB Curativi Aoit
They were first introduced in the United
States about oneyeai sine, and went through
with the same trial as in Europe, and wereat
once introduced into every Hospital iu New
York, where they are now in daily use,
effecting even mori wonderful cures than had
ever before been awarded them. They are
highly recommended Profs. Valentine Mott
Van Buren, Tost, and others, wlwhave pub
lUhed their views of their power and value in
several of the medical journals in that city,
and are also in the daily practice of recom
mending thcii u to patients. A full ac
count of their opiniou may also be found
in every pamphlet, and sent U tha ad
dress of any person in the State, applying
(post paid) to the agents. The Chains
can be aent by mail, with full description
OCT P'ice of Chains, 13 and ti.
Physicians are politely invited to sail
and examine their construction, and pro
nounce upon their merit.
Oms word mobk to lav a mm.
No person need rear that they will not
accomplish jnst what it is claimed they
can do, and all persons who have become
disgusted with a constant pouring down of
patent nostrums (bottled swill) are kindly
and politely invited to give them trial.
Card to Lauies. . Ladies who are en
ciente, are requested not to wear them for
a great length of time, for by ao doing,
miscarriage ia frequectly produced.
A. B. One Chain w ill last for years and
lose none of its electric powr bv Die, can be
applied to eiiber adut or . hikb For euie
in all the print iplcities ne the U. S,
J. Stein ert, Gen lo Agent. N. Y.
All communications (Pest raid) addressed
to S. S. DEMUTH, McArthur Ohio, Agent
for Vinton and adjoining Counties, will re
ceive prompt attention.
June 3J, 1854. ly
H1CK0CK & lire,
HAVING just opened a Wholesale and
Retail II AT STORE in Portsmouth
on Front Street, between Market and JefTer
sou. they invite All to call and examine theii
lluts and fops, Straw Goods Trunks.?
&f Tulists, Carpet Bogs, I'mbrellat it., U
OP EVERT DESCBIPT10N.
Purchasers can at all times find at our es
labliKhment a full and complete assortmen
of the richest and most desirable styles, at
well as the most common fabrics. Our long
exK rience in the business, and knowledge ol
manufacturing, with the facilities for purcha
sing, are such that we are confident we can
sell lower than any other House in the West.
FURS of all kinds wanted, for which the
highest prices w ill be paid.
Portsmouth, November 4, 1853. ly
JOHNSON'S BOOK STORE.
HH. JOHNSON, (successor to Joseph
. Jones) keeps constantly on hands
large stock of
BOOKS, STATIONERY, WALL
Which he will sell at Eastern Prices. It is
his desigu to afford Country Merchanta, and
purchasers generally, such facilities for sup
plying themselves with every article in his
line, as they have not heretofore enjoyed.
Additions are now btine made to his stock.
which will make one of tbe Largest anc" '-Jest
in me western country.
As a mere outline, his stock will be found
to consist of
BOOKS Medical. Scientific, Law, Theolog
ical. School. Blank and Miscellanemn
STATIONERY Letter, Cap',' Bill and Note
ENVELOPES Buff, Embossed and Plain
White, and Government.
WALL PAPER -A heavy and well selected
stock, at prices ranging from 8 cents.
to sjl.50 per bolt. Also, Borders of
the greiteat varietv, and Window
BLANK BOOKS Ledgers, Journals, Day
Books, and Time Books, all of every
PERIODICALS Those issued Monthly, and
MAPS Large Maps of both Hemispheres and
of the United States: Small Mans of
each of the. Western States, and of
FANCY ARTICLES of different kinds.
ALSO Slates. Copy Books, Conner Plate.
Pencils, Gold and Steel Pens, Ink of
an ainas, inkstands, Wafers, &c, &c.
All of which wiii be sold low. at Wl,nl.
sale and Retail at Johkson's Book Store,
Jones' old stand, Paint St., Chillicotbe, Ohio.
utxemoer J, roiM. ly.
HATS & CAPS, of every qualitv and style,
just received and for sale cheaper than
ever, at . DEMUTH & C0"S.
Nov. 24. '54- tf.
1 f YANKEE Ox Yokes, at the GiltAnvi
XO DENNLNG. CAMPBELL& CO.
The Cars are Coming-
UJQ Urn UWililllb
Adopts this mode of informihz his friends.
and the public, generally, that ha is constantly
receiving fresh supplies of Goods, of every des
cription such as are usually kept in a general
variety store, consisting in part.of '
Dry Goods, Gro-.-eri
Hardware. - - Queenswara
xanitt notions. ce.. : J
All pf which were purchased in the Easter a'
ftiarxets, at the very lowest cash, pneasani
will be sold on the same terms.
Ercry body should Know
That I will sell Goods at cash prires ttni'jj!
Ker cent, lower than ever before sold 'hi ih s
Urket. Also: A lot of Common and Fiu
Coasistiug in part, of Men and JJojj Dres
Coals. Over-coats and Summer Coats, together
with Pants, Vests, Stocks, Hals, Caps, fez
And illso: Gentlemens' and Ladies Bonis and
Shoes, of eveiy description, all of which will
be sold at prices to suit purchasers.. . Call auJ
See. Highest cash prices will be paid for ail
kinds of Country Produce j
N. B. Merchants, Furnace Proprietors and
Dealers, can be supplied with any quantity of
Goods at Wholesale, and at prices ; thadiAvili
compare with the Eastern Market, and lowei
than the same articles can be bought at Ports
mouth or Chillitothe. - ; ,.;!tv
July 21, 1654. -if. . . ; ' . ' H
WJM.JTARB. G. D. TeWKDmUb;
WEELEY ETAFrT ECNS.
CENERi t C 0 31 H I S SI ON MEBfUATJ.r
Terlh. Sal of Wf turn Fiocae
IZAT TOBACCO FLCDR, FROVISIONS, ftt:
Noa. 85 & 67 S. CHARLES STREET;
Between Pratt and Camden streets. near lis
Tobacco Inspection Warehouses,
imiMQRE. . ?.:
Libsral iiaNcee mads on consignments'.
N. B. Ws have recently removed to our
new and extensive Warehouses, uptn Sobih
Charles Street, where we have the advantags
ol a Rail Road track ol our ow n, (connecting
our House with the B. & 0. Railway.) aud
are thus enabled to receive all our consign
ments, w hen sent in car loads, free of Dray
age. We have, also, evey facility for the is
ceipt and sale of Tobacco, Flour, Provisions,
and VVestern Pioduce. generally.
We send a correct statement of the Markers
monthly, to our friends, or oftaosr if dasirad
June 10 54 lyr.
TO TUB SOOT AND SHOE TE1DU
R. BELL & GOi,
Wholesale Mamilaciurers and Dealers,
ISUUTS, SliUtS, HATS. CAPS,
LEATHER, SHOE FINDINGS. f-o..
No. 6, Enterprise Block, Front ' St.;
HAVE the pleasure of announcing (9 tha
trade in general, that they are now fill
ing their large shoe warehouse.'with" 'mora
abundant stock than ever, direct from the
hands of the best manufacturers East, and
theii own workshops at home; consisting of a
great variety of the best class of goods stiiteJ
to the wants of this country for the Fall Trade.
All dealers at WHOLESALE are earnestly in
vited to call before purchasing, arid examine
for themselves their extensive stork now ou
hand, and still coming in, as they feel ai-stired
of their ability to plmse in quality and price.
1 he 1 r largely increased trade affords one ev
idence of tie favor with whit h their manner
of doing business has been ieiivetl, and lii'a
they testify to (he liberality of their patrons
and friends, they reiterate the assurance that
they will spare no pains to render entire esi
isfaction. Their s'.oik is large, manufactured
mostly in their own shops, and by contract
to their order. Their facilities for doing a
large business are abundantly ample. They
jell only at wholesale, have but one rates,
md will warrant all their goods as they rap
.esc nt them, An examination of their gwds
md pricea. is respectfully solicted.
September 22, 1654. 3mo. . ' 1
Steam Caliinct Factor).
j. n. wait;
Cobksb or JirriBsox and Secoid Stbmsm,
CALLS ths attention of tha citiaeus of
Vinlon and adjoining counties to his su
perior stock of j, , x
which he offers at w holesale or retail oa rttaa
onable terms. Give him a call. 1 -
Orders attended to promptlf . , - .
March 84.1854. ly ' "' ' . .
CLIIVE & GARDiAER, ur
DRUGGISTS. I '
WILKES VILLE, OUW,
KEEP constantly on hand tlie folowiyg
genuine and popular family medicines.
PILLS.-Sellera Liver Pills,' McLaine's
Liver Pills, Ayer'a Pills. . .
COUGH REMEDIES.-Seller's Imperial
Cough Syrup, Ayer's Cherry Pectoral, Seiisr's
Uivm bvrup, Mller s &yrui of Squills
WORM MEDICINES.-Seller s Ver
LINIMENTS. H. G. Farrel's Indian Lin
iment, Gardner's Volatile Liniment, Radnay'e
Ready Relirf, Pain Curcr, Liquid Opidildoc.
HAIR TONICS. Lyon's Kaibairon, G, S.
Also: A large and well selected stock of
Drugs, Medicines. Oils, Paints and Dya-stuffst
all for sale at Ihe lowest prioa.
Oct 27ih, 1854. ly.
AT THE BLUE CORNER, '
KcARTBTR, T1ST0S COUNTY, CQIO.
IN order to dispose of tbe large quantities
of Me,chand:se, now inMcArthur, wears'
convinced of the necessity of offering induce
ments to customers, sufficient to warrant
them ia coming from a greater distance for
their supplies. To accomplish this we are
determined to "
DIVIDE THE PROFIT8
With our friends. In other words, we will
positively sell, for Cash or Produce,
DRY GOODS. CLOTHING. HARD.
WARE, QUEENSWARE, and the
BEST FAMILY GROCERIES, AT
ONE-HALF THE USUAL PROFITS
Generally charged in this region of country..
We say, to the Farmers of Vinton, we art'
prepared to prove what ws say. Call aud set
lor yourselves. And we hereby five notira
to all concerned, that the day for selling;'
Goods, in McArthur, for 50 aud 100 per cent,
is eone by. We have determined to all f...
5 and 10 pereent. and then make money bj
UIBKlUg UiUIC mica. . -1
Our stock is entirely new. and n will
1 wants of ths people require it, renew,-
can ami sea. . . a. uHMUja U 0.
Irr. 17, t9U.9m,. "
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