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Epitaph on an Honest Man.
Honey, for tomb-stones, is but vainty ypent,
An honest tuon requires no monument;
CoTei hisbody with (urf or stone,
It matten nought, to him it Is ill our;
Hiinanieiaentertdin the book of lite,
lie lives with God.he's done with carnal strifo;
Cut yet iJ.e uorM would count it a neglect,
To stint the dead of decent, due respect.
The Twelve Pound "Chunk."
OR; A Miner "Taken in."
A returned California", relates ;lie
following good one: The landlord ol
a hotel, built of boards, and located
near the Tekulk Diggings was present
ed by his wife with a line twtlvp pound
toy, which coming to the ears of a
wsg, he circulated the story that the
host found a "twelve pound chunk,"
which ran like wild tire through the
place, and caused quite an ext itement.
A few weeks afterwards a miner from
another quarter having heard of the
twelve pound 'chunk,' arrived at the
hotel, and at once made application to
the landlady for lodging. Her husband
being absent she attended to the guest,
when the lollowing convention took
place, which should be prefaced by the
remark that the story had exploded
several days before his arrival, and the
landlady had enjoyed the sell, with the
It wa9) our husland,ma'am, w asn't
it, who pot the twelve pound ( hunk?"
"tie had some help, 1 Lelieve, re
plied she, with a sly laugh.
"Yes, I s'pse 6o. Where was he
"Oh, that's a secret."
'Yes, I s'pose it is," ic'ilieJ the
miner. 'He thinks he'll get another
mere, aon t lie?"
. "I don't know what he thinks, but
I know he won't.'
"I shouldn't think it imj roLillt
though it's possible."
'So they say."
The miner here paused awhile, and,
at last, alter some retlection, he said
'I s'pose the chunk's gone aint it?"
"Oh, no, it's in the oilier room.
Would you like to see it?"
'Well I should; but tain'l laying
around loose is irf
Not exactly," said the landlady,
throwing open the door, "for there it is
in the cradle."
The miner bent over, when a rair ol
chubby lists were extended, and giving
the jolly landlady one look, he le!t lor
A London Advertisement.
The following.advertisrment appears
in one of the London newspapeis.. it
is unique, and we commend it to the
notice of the advocates of women's
rights in this couutry:
Wanted by a young lady, ftged 10,
jf pleasing countenance, good figure,
agreeable maimers, general information
and varied accomplishments, who has
studied everything, from the creation
to crochet, a situation in the family ol
a gentleman. She will take the head
of his table, manage his household,
scold his servants, nurse his babies
when they arrive check his trades'
men's bill, accompany him to the thea
tre, or in walking or riding, cut the
leaves ot his new books, sew on his
buttons, warm his slippers, and gener
ally make his miserable life happy.
Apply in the first place by letter to
Louise Caroline, Linden Grove, am
afterwards to papa upon the premises.
Wedding ring No. 4, small."
OCT "Helloa, Cap'n when wn9 you
elected?" inquired a wag tli3 other da)
of a fellow who was driving a pair oi
horses that looked as if they had been
fed on hoops for the last six nio;il!i3.
"Elected to what?" answered the lel
low with the pair of Rozinantes.
"Overseer of the poor," replied the
Ga Iang, git up,' and the official de
parted. CCTThey are about to stait a tlail
paper at Chicago to oppose the tem
perance law, and advocate the interest
of the whisky seller., saloon keepers
and hard drinkers generally. It is to
be called "The Cocktail Advocate and
Free hisky Journal." The Chica
go Tribune says it is to Le conducted
on purely spirituous principles and the
chief burden of its scng will be, 'Oth!
whisky is the tiling entirely!"
FiasT Gun. A boy got his grand
father's gun and loaded it,but was afraid
to fire; he however liked the fun of
loading,and so he put in another charge,
but still was afraid to lire, lie kept on
charging, but without firing, until he
had got six charges in the old piece.
His grandmother, learning his temeri
ty, smartly reproved him and grasping
the old continental, discharged it. The
recoil was tremendous throwing the old
lady on her tack! She promptly slrug
gled to regain her feet, but the bov criid
out, lay still granny, there are five
more charges to go off yet'"
An editor out west gives the follow
ing notice: 'Our purse is lost! The
finder is respectfully requested to return
it, being careful not to disturb its con
tents, w hich were a brass rule, a piece
of leaf tobacco nicely twisted, and a
very good leather string.'
Marrying Acboss the River. A
correspondent of the Staunton Specta
tor states that die Rev. M. Brown, ol
Bath county, Virginia, married a couple
a few days since across the river that
j?, the parson was on one side and the
bride groom and his dulcinea on the
other. This mode was resorted to on
account t?f the water being impassible.
The "license was thrown across the
Clream by the bridegroom, after having
wrapped it tightly arcund a stone.
Treat with respect, j cut enemies. j
No. I, FrontSlreeW
Tl'MlE ro-partneiship heretofore existing
JL Httneon the subscribers, under Ihe firm
of ObUs & Buskifk, was this day dissolved
by n.muul cons nt. F. J. Oakes having sold
his t-nfue interrslto Messrs. George 6c Chas.
II. Davis, all-clanns willbeo'.lled,pddebls
lolluud bv'iBuskirk i V'm. cuf successors.
F. J. 0 K ES,
A. W. BUSK1RK.
a. v. pi minK, c.r.i. davis, chas. ii. davis.
M'SKIKK k DAVIS,
(Successor of Oakcs 5f Buskirk.)
lniline lilotk. Front Strrrt,
POR TS3WVTII, O.
January 19, 1954.-tf.
S(cini CalJnd Factory.
J. II. AY A IT,
C' itsm of Jkitfrson asu Skcoko Streets.
""1ALLS the attention of the citizens ol
KJ Vinton and adjoining counties to liis su
rwrinr htnrk f if
which he oilers at wholesale or retail on reas
onable terms. Give him a call.
Orders attended to promptly..
March 2-1.1354. ly
C. S. k J. W. SMITH,
Si'ccsoi!8 or Davis Smith & Co.,
FORWARDLNO AND COMMISSION
Dealers in Produce anil Manufacturers
of Stir Mill Flour.
Consignments of Goods and Produce to
l'orwurd or Sell, solicited.
(Sucussors to Smith and Holmes..)
Till, Sheet Iron, nnd Copper Wares,
Al.M) UKAI.KEH, WHOLESALE It RETAIL, IN
Moves, Grates. & IIolow Ware,
MARKET STREET, EAST SIDE.
AGENTS FCR THE SALE CF
Virginia & Kentucky Mann fact vred
Ke. 1, Buckeye Block, Front St.,
Cfice up Fin Irs.
October 3, 1554.
riMlE subscriber having leased the above
JL llou.-e. ( formerly the United States Ho
tel.) and Laving made a complete renovation
I'libre-furnished i!ir lionsewilh new Furniture
ihrriiihnut. respectively invites the traveling
hblk to give him a call.
Will alwavs contain tlio bett that the market
ufii'nlf, and i:o ineins will be spared to make
oil (i nifortublc. JOHN ROW.
fct. Kill). IS' I .
SMITH k SOKS,
JACKSON C. H.. OHIO.
Sept. 23. 1853. ly
n. ii. J o n a s o a ,
(fCLK0B TO JOSEPH JOMS.)
Jicdiccl, Tlicologiral, Blank and Jlisrclla
iicuus EloKs, Maiiuicry and Wall Paper,
Books received from the Eastern Mar
ket at th. ir earliest publication, or ordered
when desin d.
M - Starr. G. D. Teyvksruky
Vt E1LEY 4TAFR'& SCNS.
CF.MRAL 1 0 M 31 1 S S I OX BEECHiSTS,
Tor the Eale orWe.tern Proc'nc.
LEAP TCBAOCO FLOUR, FROVISIOM8, o.
Kos. & b" S. CHARLES STREET.
Between Pratt and Camden streets. near the
Tobacco Inspection 'Ware.honscs,
Liberal ttdvnnces made on consignments,
N. Ii. We have recently jemoted to our
new nnd extensive Warehouses, upwr South
Clmrle.; Street, vi here we have ihe advantage
ol a Kail Ro.'d track of our own. fconnectine
our House with the B. & 0. Railway and
aie thus enabled to receive! all our consign
ments, when sent in carloads, free of Dray
age. We have, also, evey lacility for the re
ceipt n nd sale of Tobacco, Flour, Provisions,
and Western Produce, generally.
We sendacorrectstaleme'titof the Markets
monthly, to our friends, or oftener if desired
June 1051 lvr.
STEIN & BROTHER,
Mnvfacturer8 orn 'Wholttale dealert in
No. 316 BALTIMORE STREET,
Bet ween Howard and Liberty-sts'
IOTAIIMl, JXD rOSXISSIM MERI'IIIST,
LEISTER WllEELESG WHARVES
WHEELING, VA., & BRID6EPORT,
Has large and extensive Ware Houses, an
is prepared with eery facility, to attend t
all business, entrusted tohi9 care, properly
He forwards I reight by Car loads or otherwise
September 2,1853. ly
KO. 1. PDO-yil, T. M. BABCOCK, JHO. BABCOCK.
MUM liliUCEKS &
No. Gi k C? Water Street, KW ifORK.
Tebuary 17, ly.
DEXimO, CAMPBELL A Co.,
Importm mJ Wholuaif and Retail Ikaicniu
Hardware, Saddlery, Irou, Gluss,
WOULD resiectfulty informtlieir friends
and the public that they he alreitgrj.
sot into their splendid new room, and have
fitted il up expressly for the Hardware trade, (in
the burnt district) under the sign of the GILT
ANVIL, East side of Faint, between Wa:er
and 2d sis, wheic they are opening, in addi
tion to part of their former atotk. a lare and
desirable stock of American, German nd
English Hardware, Saddlery, Iron and Glass,
together with all article! 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, sit-n of the Mill Saw, on
Tegert's square, (under the immediate careol
one of the firm) where they have been soib
erally patronized the post year, for whit h theA
take thtsopportirnity ol returning their sin
cere thanks, and solicit a continuance of the
tame for both establishments, promising to
keep as good -Goods and tell as low us any in
May 10, 1S53. n491r
IF 1011 GALL Kill WILL BIT,
JOHN S, HAWK,
MAIN STREET, Mc ARTHUR, OHIO,
L'inli r in nil kinds of
DRY GOODS, GROCERIES. HARD
WARE. QUEENSWARE, HATS,
CAPS, BONNETS, BOOTS if
CLOTHING, LRON 6V.
LOUDON c Co's. TOrULAR FAMILY
IS just receiving from Cincinnati, one of the
JL Largest a. id best selected stocks ol JNtfW
Ever brought to McArthur, expressly for the
Winter trade, which lit is determined to sell
on the most reasonable terms,
Just tall and see my New Goods before
Bring along vour Produce, for in the. way
of Barter lie w ill give you as good bargains as
though you brought Hie Lasn.
November 17, lfc54. 1st. c. ly
McGuffey's Series complete.
rritiMEHs. Small nnd laige picto
Spf.li.eij8. McGuffey's and Elementry.
Readkhb. McGufley s lst, 2nd, 3rd, llh,
Heman's Young Ladie. Readers,
Pinneo's Primary Grammar.
iPinneo's Anulyliciil Grammur.
Oiiio Teaciieu, a new wurk, eiprcssly for
Ray's Arithmetics; Purls 1st. 2n:l, and 3rd.
Ray's Algebra; Parts 1st, and 2nd.
Miluliel's Prlmar) Geography,
Mitchel's Geography and Alias; latent edi
tion. Webster's School Dictionary (unabridged).
Copy Books, Quills, Sttel Pens and Cases;.
t I her with all kinds of Stationary, for use
il schools, for sale at
April 2. 1855.
E. A. BRATTON'S.
1 1 vi a y s T Ii r o n a c d!
J, F. TOWELL CO.
Dry Goods, Jlillintry Goods, Qutensunrc, China
yfE 'lave jlls' opened our first Spring
Vl Stock of the above goods and are now
exhibiting one of the finest assortments ever
opened in this place.
To accommodate our increasing trade, we
have converted our second floor into two
handsome sale-rooms, one lor the Carpels, Oil
Cloths, Mattings and Window Shades, and
tne other lor Uonnets and all kinds ot Milli
ners' Trimmings at wholesale and retail. In
tins department we sliull hcreulter manufac
ture or trim Bonnets in. the most fashionable
styles. Milliners and others are invited to
examine our superior slock of Bonnets, Rib
bons ac, before purchasing? Isewherc.
We shall continue as heretofore to supply
Housekeepers, Hotels and Steamboats with
every thing in the furnishing Dry G oods line,
table ware and tarpets at the very lowest
price. J. F. TO WELL & CO.
No. 4 Enterprise Building.
April 7, 1854. Jy
C IX CJX NAT J,
MAYSVILLE, & PORTSMOUTH,
The new and splendid swift running steamer
Capt. WM. MtCLAlN:
Will leave Cincinnati
Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays,
at 11 A. M. precisely
n:if i r-. .i
vv iii ieve ronsmoum
Tvesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays-
at the same hour touching at ail way points.
THE BoMonn was built expressly lor this
trade, and the people may rely npon the
fact that she will remain theie. Neither pains
norexpence have been spared to fit up a first
class packe.twith an eye lo speed, safety, and
comfort; all requirements of the new law be-
ing complied with; and it is confWrmly dopci
that the public will appreciate and encourage
theenternrtte. The Proprietor! ol this Boat,
at all seasons ol the year, will have a boat in
the trade, so that no inconvienienco will here
alter be given to travellers. Sept. 8, '54 Gm
0. V, MURRAY, P, H. HTJBBAY, JAS. m'kEAjj
Ijti pollers of, and Dealers in,
HARDWARE AND CUTLERY,
SIGN 0F.TIIE FJIOAT ST.
WE will duplicate bills with any regular
jobbing House in the West. Country mer
chants, fnrnace proprietors, railiuad contrac
tors, ana otneri-, wiiisubserve their interests by
giving us a calL
May 19, 51. ly.
BOOT AND SHOE MANUFACTURER,
One door East of D. D.T. Harb's Store,
II AMD EN, OHIO,
T3 ESPECTIVELY announces to the TP)
JL. citizens of HAMDEN. and vicin
ity that he has permanently located at lUm
den, and has commenced the manufacturing
of Boots and Shoes; Ming', Womens. and
Lhtlureus , of ivery var.ety. All work war
ranted, and made at the shortest notice.
Prices to suit the times. Repair done with
neatness and dispatcn.
Dt cember. 18M. 3mo.
BLANK BOOK MANUFACTURER,
Ko 4 Enck.y Blick, FmbI Bi., rommcuih, bio
Has on hand a coniplele ahtortment of
MISCELLANEOUS, LAW. MEDICAL,
COMMON SCHOOL AND CLASSS1CAL
TOOETHEB WITH A FX, LL STOCK OP
Staph and Fancy Stationery,
I am confident that it would be foi the in
teiestf of dealers in fhis Vicinitv, to muke
their purchases of me, instead of soing or
rending East. The difference of lime, the
cost of transportation, with the advantHge of
frequent orders fcr small quantities, muke it
more economical as well as more expeditious
to purchase in this market.
1 invite uuvers to examine my stock, nnd
compare -my prices wilh those of Booksellers
111 liuiillliau, ui riM-w licit.
School and Cluanivol Hooks,
All the kinds in use, at the lowest rates.
A Complete Assortment of Law and
Mtdical Books ; Miscelluneoui Hooks ;
All the Xtto and Standard Publications.
I have also, in connection with my Book
Store, an extensive Vindtry, u'liere Blank
Books of any size and Pattern of smierior
quality, suitable for County Offices, Bunks,
rurnaces, Insuarance Companies, &c, are
made to order.
Staple and Fancy Stationery of all kinds.
WALL PAPERS. CURTAIN PA
PERS. AND BORDERING.
I offer the largest and best stock ever bro't
to our city, and will sell them eihter it Whole
sale or Retail, at as low ratea as any house
west oi the Mountains. 1 have all kind,
from the richest Gilt lo ihe commonest kind
manufactuied. I purchase them directly from
tne manuiaciurers, arid cun sell them very low
to the country trade.
It will afford me 'pleasure to show my
gonds, and I shall spare no efforts .o render
Booksellers, country dealers and private H
brariei supplied at the very lowest rutis, in
large or smull quantities.
1 shall be happy to receive orders, assuring
those who send, that thev will be filled
promply. Particular attention paid lo order
by Muil.or otherwise, lor quantities, or sin
Portsmouth, April 29, 1651.
CHAS. A. M. DAMAUIN & Co
RECEIVED direct from New Orleans,
575 hhds fair to prime N. 0. Sugar;
20 " clarified do.
169 bis loaf, crushed & pulverized sugar
oxs wnite liBvana, lor candy amity
2337 bis N. 0. MnWsr
75 do "St. James" choice sugar II, mo
100 do Common sugar H. molasses.
10 do Golden syrup;
55 Tes- Rice;
300 baps Kin and Juva nifT..--
Wilicll. toirellifcr with a full anil romnleted
WoOOW'ABE Buckets, tub 71110 ivnJdumrds
Fruits & Nuts Figs, rosins' almonds 1
cans, b. Walnuts, filberts: Brazil nuts: fcr.
Spices 'Ground and unproiiml
alspices; cinnamon; cloves; ginger; nutmegs'
t iHii nmckeral: dried herrina. codlish:
Teas A lnrce jtock of fresh Smnprinl. V-
H) ou; gunpowder and block tea:
Tobacco Fives: eiuhta and imnml r.linrnf
good Virginia, Missouri and Kentucky brands
also, Gcdtffi rj- Bro's and other good brands
of 6 twist tobacco:
DYE-STUM'S Indlen; rminerna mmlilarnn.1
Sukuriet Soap; candles, starch, chocolate;
aljcrahis: sillier curhniirfi.iif
sult; lead; shc4; warpping paper; cVc&c.
e win sei ai me raguiur Uincinuatti
C. A. Itf.DAMARIN&Co.
Portsmouth, April 11,1851.
TO THE BOOT m SHOE TUlULT"
, BELL h GO
VV l,. .!.. I.. M 1 I 1
niiiiicBaiG ivjanuiuL iurers a till ieaiers 1
BOOTS, SHOES, HATS. CAPS.
LEATHER, SHOE FINDINGS. J-c,
No. 6, Enterprise Block, Front St.,
HAVE the plessure of announcing lo the
trade in general, that they are now fill
ing their large shoe warehouse, wilh a more
abundant slock than ever, diiect from the
hands of the best manufacturers East, and
theii own w orkshops at home; consisting of a
great variety of the besUlassof goods suited
to the wantsflf rtiis country for the Fall Trade.
All dealers at WHOLESALE arc earnestly in
vited to call before purchasing, ami examine
for themselves their extensive stock now on
hand, and still coming in, as they feel assured
of their ability to please in quality and prire.
Their largely increased trade affords one ev
idence of Ihe favor With which- their manner
of doing business has been received, and whi'e
they testify to the liberality of their natrons
and friends, they reiterate the assurance thai
they will spare no pains lo render entire al
isfaction. Their stock is large, manulaclured
mostly in their wn shops, and by contract
to their order. Their facilities for doing a
larwe business are abundantly amjr'e. 'I hey
sell only at wholesale, have but one price.
and w ill warrant all their good as they rep
resent them, An examination of their goods
and prices, is respectfully solicted.
September 22, 1&51. 3mo.
IRON, NAILS AND STEEL.
5000 Lbs. Norway Nail Rod.
500 Kegs assorted cut and wrought Nails.
300O Lbs. square, round and octagon
Steel. Just received at Ihe Gilt Anvil.
DENNING, CAMPBELL & CO.
JOHN SWEPSTON SAMUEL SWEPST0N.
J& S. SWEPSTON hay oined a fine
stock of Goods at PRATTSV1LLE, 0.
Call and see for yourselves.
"Dec 1st. 1&54. firno. .
A FEW BOARDERS CAN BE ACCOM
modated by applying soon at LIBERTY
HALL. A. CAMPBELL.
Marck 30, 1854. 3w.
RIO COFFEE, best quality.
. NEW SUGAR, a good article.
NEW MOLASSES, best quality.
NO. 1 RICK; TEAS, SPICES,
And other Groceries, just received and for
sale at the lowest chash prices, at
-March 30, '55. cm. E. A. BRATTON.
Notice to Watch Owners.
1R. A. STAHLBERG left wilh the tin
dersiened all Watches left with him
for re pair s, when he left McArthur on the 26th
inst. The owners are requested to call at S.
S. Demutb f- Cos., pay for the work done, and
get their Watches. A, CAMPBELL.
March 30, "SO. 3w.
JOB W OIIK. of every description neatly
executed, at this Oflire.
.Ilvl'o-Elrctr'c Voltnie Clinitis!
ANEW and NOVEL mode of applying a
powerful remedial n"ent. so constructed
as lo be worn under the girinents. next to the
skin, producing a ceustuut uniiiterrnpted cur-
renl of fcrcctro-M agneiisin. r heel :u
from the most acute luin.aud ul.-oa 1 erms 11
eut cure of all
It seldom has .raileil to fiirni-h almost in
stant relief, and a Final Pkhmasent C'i'iik
iv beitij used accordiiK to diiectlii,ii, to the
Gout. S' iaticn,
Pulpilntion of Heart
l'eiindji al Hradachc
Painful a swelled joints. St. Vitus' Daiue
Neuralgia of the r m c, General Debiiety,
Disease of the Spine, Pains of the Chest,
Deafness Blindness, Hysterics, Dyspepsia
All Diseases that arecaiire,l by a deficient
amount of Xcrcuus Fluid, are greatly reliev
ed, if not permanently cured simply wearing
the chain j lor a lew hours each day.
Be IT iwimisTooD (hat it is not claimed
that it cures all disen.-es. but only those for
which i l is recommended , and moreover, we
boldly claim and defy, tlmt no medical agent
ofany !:ind has pretorr.ied in many cureh dur
ing tne lust year, ol those discuses just nam
Pi-LVr.KMACH Ell's El.nCTKtC Cn.UNfl.
Anil to prove this assertion we.defy any per
son to produce so many veil aututnticultdccr-
tincatts ol N ientihc I'lasicuus and intelli
gent patients as may lo found in a pamphlet
of 3d pages, to be hud gratis of the agent in this
The Electric Chains w ere first introduced in
France in Ij'jU. and after being sobjecte I to
the most Tuoiioucii and I1;.gioTuial, by the
first medical men in Paris, they wcreltiMid
to posses? strong anil marvellous puwers in
relcvmg pain, wherever applied, rnd by th. ir
influent e were idUnduci'd into th" hospitals ol
that ciiy.iiiiil ah' seeurt d by letku patent by
the French Govcmnieur.
They are now introJuivd in ulino:-t every
Hospital in England, f i.-rmwii y, Austria.
Belgium, and patented in those countries,
wheie ihey have beoiue the
MohT Popular Cuk.viive Aoknt tx tiis
They were first intrcdincil in th? United
Stales uboiil one eeoi siiue, and went thrmigli
with the same trial as in Lumpe, nnd wereat
nin e introduced into every Hospital in N;v
York, whew they aro nnv in daily use.
eU'ecting even more uondrrvl cures than hail
ever befoie been awarded lliem, They 11 re
highly recommended Profs?. Valentine Mutt
Van Buri n, Post, and others, who hive pub
IUI icd llitir views of their power on. I value in
several of ti e medical journals in 1h.1t city,
and are a lo in llieiiuily pradh e id recom
mending their use to patients, A fuil itc
couiit of their opinion may also he f.jund
in every pamphlet, and .'eut to tin ad
dress of any per;on in tie Si 1 10. applvioi
(post paid) to tiK! ngenis. i lie t'iiaius
can he sent by mail, w ith lull dcsai.iiou
KTF 1'iice of Chain!', C mil 5".
Physicians hm politely i,niu-,l to call
and examine their coii.struc:io:i, and pto
nounoe 11 1 wn their merit.
O.SU WORD MOllK TO IsVW.tM.
No person need fear tli.i; the will not
aceomplirh just what it is homed they
can do, ami all persons who hate heiome
dligti.-tcd wilh a constant p"ioio; down of
patent nostrums (holtled nvnlj uw kindly
and politely invited togivu tiitm n trial.'
Card to Ladies. Ladies who aie en
ciente, are requested not to wear them fur
11 great length of time, for by to doing,
miscarriage is lieipiectly produced.
N. 15. One Chain w ill lst for year; and
lose nona of its electric powrj by use. en n be
applied to either mint or .hiidj For sale
in all 1 lie priiuipltiiies ne the U. S,
J. SrstitEur, Gen le.i Agent. N. Y.
All coin in it it irn titrns (Post paid) addressed
to S. S. DIlMUTIl, Mi Arthur Ohio, Ageui
for int.Jii aiul adjoining Couuti. s, willie
ceive prrnnpt attention.
June yj. IMI.-ly
1 11 .. I. 1 : .. 1 ....
ii r u j)i 1 in 1 luicsi .
II I Ev 0 C K k Uro.,
HAVING just opeiu'd a Wholesale ane
Retail HAT VS'OItKin Portsn.outh
on Front Street, between Market and Jeller
ton, they invitu All to call and examine llit i,
Huh-niiil Up, Straw Goods, Trunks.
& Valises, Carpet lias, I'mbrtllas Ir., lil
op r.vKitY t)i:vri:iiTio.v.
rurt'htiters can nl nil times find at our es
tablishment a full anil complete B-sorlmeu-of
the richest end most desirable styles, 111
well as the most cnminoii fiibrit:?. Our loiif!
experience in the business, and knowledge ol
manufacturing, with the facilities for purcha
sing, tin! sticii that we are confident wn can
iell t.owr.it than any other House in lie. West.
FUKS of all kinds wanted, for which the
highest piices w ill le paid.
Portsmouth, November 4. 1j3. ly
J Oil N S 0 IPS G G G K S f 0 RT.
H. JOHNSON, (successor to Joeph
Jones) keeps constantly 011 hand a
lare stork of
VUUiiS, STATIONERY, WALL
Which l:a w ill S"il at Euilern PWj.'s. It is
his tit .i;;n to uli'ord Country Merchants, and
puichasers generally, such facilities for sup
plying iheni.flves with every article in hh
line, as they have not heretofore enjoyed.
Additions are now being made to his stock,
w hich will make one of ihe Largest lest
in the Western country.
As a mere outline, liis stoclt will be found
to consist of
BOOKS Medical. Scientific, Law, Theolog
ical, School, Blank and iMiseellanectts.
STATIONERY -Letter, Cap, Bill and Note
ENWiLOPES-Euir. Embossed and Plain
White, and Government.'
WALL PAPEIt -A heavy and well selected
stock, at' prices ranging from 8 cents,
to 61,00 per bolt. Also, Borders of
too greate.it variety, and Window
BLN K BUOIiS-Ledgers, Journals, Day
Books, and Time. Books, all of every
FEP.IOllCALS-Those issued Monthly, and
MAFS Large Maps of belli Hemispheres and
of tiie United States; Suitll Mans ol
each of the Western States, and of
FANCY ARTICLES of different kinds.
ALSO Slates, Copy Books, Cornier Plate.
Pencils, Gold and Steel Pens, Ink of
all kinds, Inkstands, Wafers, &c, &c.
All of which wiii he sold low. at Whole
sale and Retail at Jonxsos's Boon Stoke,
Jonos' old stand, Paint St., Chillicotle, Ohio.
Decembers. 1853. ly.
At Pbatts; h.le, wish to purchase Hides for
which the highest Market price will be given.
January f,l&j5. if.
Ori YANKEE Straw Cutters, from $7 to
dJ ; received at the Gilt Auvil.
DENNING, CAMPBELL & CD.
July 29, lfcJ3.
m, ' h It Wi''.Hr.wt,.WK-''l'',.'UI '"'
For tha rnplil Cure of
COI GNS, f OLDS, IIOARSEXESS,
CROrr, ASTHMA, AXD
WE im ite the attention of th; PuUic b
the Certificates appended bclosv, and
be.'-icak for tlein that candid Cdiiuidemliou
which their honest frankness deserves.
Men in such stations ns many who volun
tarily bear witness lo tie ell'uaey and vilne of
CiiKitiiv Pi-cio-ur., do not wantonly iriila
w ith, or distort facts, nor oveistate their con
victions. Judge then, whether this is not Ihe
medicine to trust when yon must have relief
for ihe throat or lungs; judge Ion, whethiT ev
ery family oeplit not to have it by them ass
tal'egiutid against the everywhere prevailing
enemy, which steals wilh fatal frequency up
on utmost every flock and carries oil' the lamb
from many a home?
JatkNon I'. I!-. Jctkson Cily, 0 , ftlli Xov., lSvi.
Dr. J. C. Avt-rt.
Sir The Cherry Pectoral is much inqui
ted after. Several of our best Physicians
have used it, three of them in their own casu
ami always with the happiest eirccts. Thu
numerous patent medicines always befora
tlein, lead to incredulity in regard to every
new remedy; anil it is in.lv after undoubted
evidence of value in any article, that anything
like a gi' ne nil confidence can be excited.
Tie unrivalled excellence of this combina
tion ol Hgents, (in theChrry Pectoral) proved
brvoud ::avil by repeated trial under their own
observation, has compelled medical men to
proclaim abroad its usefulness. It is beyond
all doubt the br-st general remedy wc have fo r
the Pulmonary AfVectionsof this climate a t
the tame time sedative and expectorant it
r-re combination of properties.
in Impe that it will prove its own reward,
I subscribe myself.
Respectfully vour obt. sorvt.,
JAS". 11. C. MILLE.t, M. D.
Allegan, Mich., 10th Jan., lbW.
Dear Sir No ore, no not one man, wom
an, or child can le found to duly that lie
Cherry Pectoral is till ihat it claims to be.
Here is uiui h used in this vicinity although
not known tut it recently. The community
r-hotild know ii t irttles.
Jons R. Ktu.oca, M. D.
Ld gcnthmiii tf Ike Lffial Viiaiioii muik
Williainsbiitg, L. 1., Stt. 3, 1852.
Dr. J. C. Ay E,
Dee.r tit Over application for the post
three wars to iny du'iiesus an ail vocals hi ought
on si me eight mouths ngo a severe irritation
of lie bronchial tubes, which was a constant
annoyance to me, and fast becoming a sourco
of reat apprehension. Every remedy tried,
fa '.le I loeven relieve me.till I used your Cher
ry Pectoral. This haa not ouly relieved mu,
in. i tis 1 trust. wholly cured me. 1 cam noih
in1? for lie reputation of advocotiug Patent
Medit iiirs.uud this is u-t vow service. 1 chall
reri oiiinii'iid it to iiiembers ol the bar, and
otheis whom I may meet, laboring under
R. F. Jo.nks.
South Tari'-, Me., Aug. 13, IS'iO.
I li've no lesiliition in saying that 1 regard
Alcr'e Cherry Pectoral as decidedly tie lies!
remedy within my knowledge, lor the cure of
i Ironic liroiu hilis, coughs, and all diseases of
thu limy. M. A. Rot, M. D.
Mon!:;onirry, Ala.. October I, IS-1'J.
Dr. J. C. Aykis, Sir: 1 hate used youi ad
miriible compound extensively in mv practice,
.Old find it to surpass, by far, onyolh-.r reuie
ly w e lave for curing diseases upon lie lung'.
Vour oli-duMit scrvt., R. B. Jonks,M. D.
Wliuijet if iniiiiis locoinime the most in
iP'lu'.ous tlial the Cherry Ptctoral iaall that
t lupins lo be, vi: an unequalled ictued'uil
fie n I lor all tliteasisol Ihe throat and lung .
I'letx; eiieucu of years, has proven il lo lit
in h, ami we submit il to the people, leliev
.eg that iisvirti.es wtl! hilly maintain iu
Piepartd by J. C. AVER, Chemist, Lowell,
Cev.ere of woithlesj preparations
ilteinpted to le palmed olf uudei a aimiUr
F, ECKSTEIN, jr., Cincinnati; G.B. WILL,
McAilhur. and by dealers in Medicine eveiy
Hiere. Jan. 26 '05 lu.o.
CUKE k GAHDAEfl,
KILKESVILLE, Oil TO,
KEEP constantly on hand the Mowing
genuine and popular family medicine.
FILLS. Sellers Liver Pills, . McLaine's
Liver Pills, Aver's Pills.
COUGH U'EMEDIES. Seller's Imperiut
Cough Syrup, Ayer's Clierry Pectoral, Sailer's
llivf Svrtip, Seller's Syrup of Squiils.
VO.M MEDICINES.-Seller's Vermifuge,
McLaine's Vermifuge. .
LINIMENTS. H. G. FarH's Indian Lin
intent, Gardner's Volatile Liniment, Railway's
Heady Belief. Pain Curer, Liquid Opidildoc.
11AIH TONICS. Lyons Katiwiron, G, S.
Also: A large and well selected stock of
Dros, Medicines. Oils, Paints and Dye-stuffs;
all for sale at the lowest prices.
Oct. 27th. 1654. ly.
Scioto and H. V. Railroad.
On, and after Tuesday, August 1th, 1S3-1
Trains will. run as follows to-wil:
Train No. 1 will leave Portsmouth at 9 o'
clock A. M. andarrive 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 71 o'clock- A.
M. and arrive at Portsmouth at 11 o'clock A.
M. Returning leave Portsmouth at 2J P. M.
and arrive at Jackson at 6 o'clock P. M. .
J. W. WEBB. Superintendent.
May 5, 4. tf. lc 2 51 .
Scioto and H. V. Railroad. NOTICE TO SCHOOL TEACHERS.
THE Board of School Examiners, of
Vioion County, will hold their re
gular meetitgs for the examination of
candidates on the FIRST SATURDAY of
each mouth, at the school room of 0. T.
Gunning in McArthur, commencing at
10 o'clock A. M. At every examination,
a certificate of good moral character, re
cently signed by at leas' two reiponsi
ble persons, will be requirer ofeachcan
didate, and the Examiners would espe
cially guard individuals against recom
mending any person who is in the habit
of using profane language or indulgiug
iu intoxicatiug drink, or in any other
social vica, or immorality.
0. T. GUNNING,
Clerk Board School Examiners, V. Co.
Fb. i, 1S55-I.