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The Commander of our Naval lories in the
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?? ?? ?ag* of Gen. Antonia I^oprz or Santa Anna
^ ami suite to Mexico should he desire in return
liiither, JAMES K.POLK.
May 15, 1840.
Polk't vdmmitm of having granted the puss,
"When orders were issued to the Oomtngn*
* der of our Naval forces in (lie Gulf, on the J/Jth
day of May last, only two days after the exis
tence of the war had been rej'Offnized by Con
' cress, to place the coast ol Mexico under
blockade, h? wax directed >u>t In obstruct H/f vin
tage of Swtla Auw Id Mexico should he relv/a.
?HoUr'* Anniuu Message fq (progress, tho. 7, '1(J.
It remains to.be seeo whether bis return may
not yet prove favorable to a padfie a<^u^l|)K'Ut
of existing difficulties.--Ibid.
Wltal has beta xeen. ,
Batti.b of Monterey.?September 21, 2?.
23, 1840.?three days hard lighting between
Gen. Zachary Taylor with'ihree thousand nion,
and Gen. Aniptidi'a with Iwelve thousand
men, resiiiuiig in the capitulation of the City
?loss of the Americans hi killed and woiind
ed-HFliiH! Hutulri d!
Battle of Buk.n* Vista.^-Pehrijiary 22tl
23d, between Gem Zachary Taylor witli five
' thousand volunteers, and Nanlu Jtnna coin
t/unuling a Mexituil foyer of twenty thousand
men?resulting in the total overthrow of ihe
enemy?-Joss of the Americans u, killed and
wounded?Seven Hundred!
Fai.l Of Vkra t 'mi/., and the Hastle ofUI- j
loa, March 29th, 1847, alter weyeraldays bom
bardment of Hie lown byGen. HciHi with four- j
teen thousand men?loss ol; the Amorieans in
killed and wounded?One, hhmdred 1
Batti.f. of Cerko Goroo?April I7tl? ai)dj
(18th, two days hard fighting, between Geft.i
,Scott wilh twelve thousand men, and. Santa
Jinm cntnmmding a picked Mcxvmii Jbrcc of
twenty tlunuand, resulting in the overthrow of
'the enemy?loss of ihe Americans in killed
and wounded?Tn>o Hniidral and Fifty.
" A palpably true spying, for what is the use of
advertising the truth, when the public are loth to
appreciate lb a difference." This is In the moh|h ol
almost every one now-a-days, as well as
And composed of TEN safe and valuable ingre.lt
eots, which WILL NOT ctire the consumpiion,
but will cum a cold?
Which WILL NOT cure tho liver complaint, bnt
will cure a dry backing rough?.
?Which WILL NOT cum one.halt the.catalogue
ills that flesh is heir to?
Bui will cure a
And all the EARLY effects of
That LEAD tb tbe'tJONsUMPTION.
MRS. JKRVfS, Proprietress, .188,
Broadway, New Vork.
Bold wholaaale hiid retail by the Principal Agent
Z. 1). OILMAN, five doors enst of Centra Market,
Washington, P. C.
But up in iiackages of t2A cU. cts. f>0 cts. and
$1.00 each.
Each wrapper ia invariably KIGNKI) MRS. W.
Forth* Permanent Removal of all such Dis
t use a as take I heir rise in an hnjmre Mood\
Impaired Digestion, Morbid state of
the Liver and Stomdch, fVeafriiess
of the Nervous System, and a
disordered Habit of
Constitution Gen
/\ circulation, strengthening ? the system and
facilitating digestion, J>r. Wood's SursnpariUu and
W,ilil Cherry Killers will restore the must (jontirin
ed invalid to health. Where either these effects
are necessary U? the restoration, the u Hitter* "
will bo found to possess every quality dent rod.
They have been used already with the greatest
success, in many obstinate cases of impurity of the
blood, nervous irritation. Dyspepsia, low spirits,
Scrofula, palpitation of the heart, chronic head
ache and Rheumatism. They are indeed a happy
combination of powerful, yet safe and salutary
vegetable remedies, of a Merling and unimpeach
able reputation. They have won their popularity
solely by their intrinsic merits, und that they have
been successful, numerous certificates in the
hands of the proprietor, and the greatly increasing
sales fully attest. Thoee desirous of an agreeable
yet efficient tonic or alternative medicine, need
seek Ho further, for in this preparation they will
line) all that is desired.
Kohl Wholesale and Retail by Wrvrr & Ketch
am 121 Fulton Sreet, N. V. (HIAKLLS STOTT,
Washington, and by Druggists generally through
out tire {J. 8. Price $1. Large bottles.
(10NSUIY1PTJVKS, remember that it is Tlmni
j son's Compound Sy?np of Tar und
Wood Naphtha, which i? daily effecting sncli
remarkable cures in pylmonary consumption,,
asthma, bronchitis, spittiug blood, pain in the side'
and brnast, sore throat, Hoarseness, palpitation of
the heart, wboopjng coijgh, croup, nervous tre
mors, hives, liver complaint, diseased kidneys,
therefore liewarc of all spurious mixtures of
Tar or Naphtha, and purchase of the advertised
agents only.
Piiii.AitKi.PHiA, April 9, 1^46.
Last Aiigust a year, 1 oaught a violent cold, in
consequence of getting Wf t jin a shower of rain.
A circumstance so common gavt me no ip)iuediate
concern, supposing that I should soon get rid of it.
On the contrary, however, 1 daily grew worse; a
violent cough set in, then pain in my breast and
between my shoulders. I now suttered great op
pression froin the great secretion of purulent mat
ter in my lungs. I became greatly alarmed", and
my friends considered my situation extremely
critical, the more so as loss of appetite, hectic
I L'uvpr, and night sweats rendered me as weak as
a child, and at mg|i? ttye swpat 1/tcnjily punted o(f
me! This was my condition v-h^n Icnaimencp{i
using " Thomson's Compound Syrup of T#f and
Wood Naphtha." I procured one bottle, and ex
perienced so much benefit that I resolved to con
tinue it. It is now six months since 1 ceased usinjg,
tjie medicine, ahd the cure remains perfect. 1
ftrir.Iy believe this medicine is far superior to
every other remedy for Consjumptioi) of tfre 1.1]tigs
J. J. CHAMBERLAIN, No. H, Carhcrry street.
Affirmed and subscribed this 9th day of April,
184t?, before lire.
J ohm S^vift, Mayor of Philadelphia.
This invaluable remedy is prepared only
hr A'1?ney & Dickinton-, (successor of K. P.
Thomson) HMl%dfilp!M^f
Sold also by Charles Stott, WfiH|itngto|i, B.
Rush Roberts, corner Baltimore and llanpver
streets, Baltimore; Duval & Pnrcell, Richmond,
Virginia. Price 5(1 cents, or six bottles, $2 fd>. ,
Avoid all. pretended imitations.
" ~ 8TKV KNN ?fc KM??ON8,~ ~
(Late Plali Ac Co.)
WltfTKR. STVI.ES. ?' We would an
noynce to .members ?t t)oii{fWf?* and strangers
arriving hi the city, that our shehvus are now lilhd
w?ih ;/ beautiful (lock of IwtVer and luohskin I hits,
iuainii';)cti/ii,.j H'jtl( an unusual degree ot care, and
which, in point of talnn. aj)d VV'II cli.dlcllgc
yjl competition. We would .direct usptsui^l attention
Jo the sty Iv and hjfjiJc of shaping the brims of our hats,
by Which we secure appropriateness to the :;ize and
feytwc* of tlj.e wearer.
Those meiifOers af vjfmtW** having their sizes re
gistered with us, by sending then' oriiew, will be lur
jiCiljed at their quarters.
WAltl)Hini5K ARi'lCliKS.
In this di.-plF) n?ent we have our ?sUa! lull snpply of
wardrobe, toih't, and Iwy gowd?% "I tie* Juki qualities*
We solicit an inspection of our sl,?ek, lecling conli
dent 'n being able to oiler peat indie. ?'iio<i?u> to pur
at his old "tand, the Emporium of Fashion, on
Sixth street, opposite Col,cman's Hotel.
JV. B Razors honed and set in the best manner.
Supefriift1 Jtfadeiva Wine, Ac
fAJHES j^ITZOERALO rispcctfully invites
Memlws of Congress, citiZciiM und others, who
may desire to liave si)|)erior Madeirn Wine, line
(htgnaf Brandy, and other first-rate spirilonn liquors,
? to at his (Jopfeetmnary and Fruit Store, on the
north sitle of Pennsylvania avenue ?next door to
the l^nited Staler Hotel.
James Fitzgerald keeps constantly for sale the
very best wine, liquors, fhiir and c<<iffectionary art
ickia, whieli can be proeirrcd nt. the most rcujieclablc
houses in the country.' His Mndeibi Wine ww
imported by himadriii MMO; and cannot he excel
led at. any wine nr liquor'store in this city. His
Brandy, Holland Gin; and old Mononguhela whis
ky, are of thp vpry first qtiality. (-all, taste, ami
judge for yonvselve*.
(fjF' The Fine Brown Stont., and good Philadel
phia Ale constantly on hand.
QAA kegs pure White T^ad
O'/V 100 gals, idnserd Oil
2f)0 liotes Window Glass.
Point of all shades mixed ami prepared for use.
A constant supply of LAMPN, PINFT OIL,
Wicks and Glasses.
Prire Sperm. 1/ard, and Solar Oils, for sale on
the lowed terms for cash.
mav 19 tf C street, TodiPs Buildings.
LPARMBLK, ttrm ot D.hI?? and Parmele,
( Surgical, Operative, and Mechanical DKN
'IHMT, may lie seen jnrofessionally from 9 a. In. to ft
p. m., at his office, where he has been located for tb*
last three years. Omri and RrsmavcK Penn
aventie, between !>th and 10th sts.
april 14 -4m 11
a Mot 'i.8M,Awn, Rnyraver. $,F&vrtiyl va
, nia Avenue.<-udt of Ttiird strout, Watdi uati l)
| I'jty dec 1?6m
ft F?ST< >RA Tl V K FR ANC A IS 15.
IOU18 FONTAIN, jr., partner of the firm nf
j Kontuin & Son, Chemists :nul Prescription
ists to the Royal University, Paris, has established
at Washington eity, l>. C., a do|M>t fin- the sale of
the above celebrated com|>otind, al Win. Adam's
Bookstore, No- F.lliolt's ltuilduigs I'ennsy I vania
Avenue, near Jackson Hall, which they oiler
to the American public a* a utire antidote for Con
sumption, in its financed as well as iucifuenl stages.
Acting directly upon the LUNGS, ami arresting
their decay, it not only soothes :uid quiets at,once
the distceiis and pain attendant upon (his hereto
fore regarded fatal disease, hut restores the lungs
and their sympathising organs, to natural antI faul
tily action. Accompanying each package are gen
eral instructions and directions (translated) for it*
u>e, adapted to all cases, and i| strictly followed
will not fail, in every instauce^?lf the lungs are
not wholly consumed?of restoring to health
which may be permanently secured by future care
and avoiding too much exposure to atmospheric
Price, eight Francs.
For the information of person* residing in
the interior ; any part of the government-?lie would
state that the remedy is prepared and imported di
rect from their Laboratoric, Paris, and that the
Maine can be transported through mail, as he is ad
vised by officers of the Post Oflicc Department, to
any post office in the country, at the same charge
as for a double letter. Any persons, therefore,
residing distant from this city, who liny wish to
avail .themselves of the remedy, e^n do *> by ad
dressing him through the mail, post paid. 1'wo
dollars accompany ing an order, will entitle a per
son to one whole and one third package.
npHESE Bittern arc purely a vegetable com
A. pound, and are offered to the public from
, principle of benevolence, under the fulled convic
tion that they will lie found a safe and sovereigu
emedy for Dy$/tepniit. They have been trium
diantly tested, not only by some of the most re
ntable families an.I physicians )n the fctatp of
?South Carolina, who have furnished ample testi
mony as to their decided excellence, bht ulso by the
proprietor, who, for ten years, suffered all the gloom
incident to that stubborn arid distressing disease.
They possess the peculiar excellence, denied to
most other Bitters, of not proving injurious by con
tinued use. They contain not a single deleterious
ingredient, and, as seen froin the directions which
accompany each bottle, may he given with entire
safety to an infant in the mouth.
With pleasure, and for the benefit of mankind, I
send you a certificate relative to the Colleton Hit
^ In the year IH.)8, when the cholera was in
Charleston, S. (/., 1 was compelled to send a servant
to the city. Ou his return, he win; suddenly attack
ed wiili moat vjiijeijt pain ju hjs bowels, so gmph so
as to cause apprehension that he would expire in a
short time, if medical aid could not Im procured. I
immediately resorted to the Colleton Bitters, by giv
, ,?y? a wine glass full at a dose. In the course of a
very short time it acted as an emetic, and throwipg
him at the same time into u profuse perspiration. I
then continual tp give ii in sni?U tjosjis, |Vom (tufj to
three tea spoonsful!, which rtwuhnd^u a happy re.
covery. Since then 1 have hoqii union it cmMantly
in my family, in cases of cholera nioibus, cholera
infantum, diarrhea and gener il deliihty, and in
I every instance found it highly beneficial. ?Some
constitutions, however, require much larger dose*
tllW othpr?.
JOS. I). Jli&KINS.
j Hluffton, S. C? IMA.
I It. is with feelings of grnliiude as well as pleasure
J that I take this method of giving my testimony o!
tlie great estimation whicfi I entertain f..r your in
valuable compound. In justice not only to the me
dicine, I<|||. for thfi benpfit of offers who may be suf
fering Irom the smne m?<i?ly,^vs|wpsia. wiih which
1 was for years afflicted, I feel it a duty ineuinheril
on me to state that f am now restored to perfect
health. When I commenced laking dm Cnllcton
I Bitters it was as a last resort. My debility from in
digestion f) sreai that a cqre WOS looked upon
as almost hopeless, takpig |t regularly and
| persevermgly lor spme time, my strength and di
j gestive powers wefe ei,jjrely restored. I have never
taken a single dose of any other m. dicjne for more
than live years past, 1 can now eat the richest food
without any unpleasant feeling* whatever, f have
also used Colleton Hitters freely in my family for
cholera infantum, cliolerti rnor/ju.t, general debility,
and as a tonic alter fever, with great success. As a
j family medicine I deem ii invaluable, and do con
scientiously rpcummcud it.
I Sf.JJp/n Colleton, S. <?., December, iMIfi.^
For sale by the only Agent for the District of
Columbia, 15. HOMANS,
Between 1 Oth and llth streets, Washington.
WR are receiving from New Yoik diir lull
supply of Oj-ocpwes, Teas, Wines, Liquors,
j file., which will be arid low for cash, pr Short ore
oil, to punctual customers, viz :
40 chests Gunpowder, Imperial, Young Hyson, an<l
^ I flack Teas, which will lie sold luw by the box
I r?9 ,M56*J*va> i-BKuyra, Bio, & St Domingo Coflec
'i,i wfi?rih and half battels Buclrwhe'at
15 bags Kuckwhual
20 boxes Colgate's Starch
25 whole anil half bids. Nos. 1, 2 and 9 Mackerel
5 quintals Codfish
25 bo^es Scotch Herrings, large size
10 dop.cn Nos I and ii Alicante Mats
.'<5 kegs superior Goshen Butter
30 do do Gludes do
50 boxes Sperm Candles
20 nests flour and painted Pails
I 30 dozen Brooms
I 6 do WhisLs
JO neats Market Baskets
I .'i bales Almonds
.-TO wji'olp and Italf boxes Baisins
10 boxes Vepniieell} and Mqctn'qni
ft cases Canton Ginger
2000 pounds loaf, crushed, and pulvorjztd Sugars
5 barrels Steam Syrup
10 boxes Capers and Olives
5 do Citron and Jellies
4 do Mifijtroom and Walnut Catsup
Ml baskets Salad Oil
500 gallons winter-strained and Lard Oil
20001) Cigars, of our own importation
??? SI MMS & SON.
WILf.lAM SPEARING, tuiving copyneiiced
business in the aliove line, immediately in
front of Coleman'a Hotel, respectfully informs the
citiarns of W a>lungtou and it* vicinity, that he man
ufactures Looking Olatw and Pictura Frames, P|ni?
and Ornamental Cornice*, as well as evary other
kind of work in his line of business. William Spear
ing's charges for all work done at his establishment
willl* quite reasonable: he respectfully solicits a
share of the public patronage.
N.' B. . Old Frames r?gih. may m if
'Dr. Ciuislit's Gulrnnic /iiixjs and Mag
netic Fluid.
rrijfis rrnuukablo invention, which hss received
1 the almost universal approbation of the medical
profession of < Jroat Britain, comprises an entirely
now application of fSnlvaiiiain, as a remedial agent
!>v means of which il?f ordinary Galvanic Batteries,
Electric and Magnetic Machines, <tc. arc entirely,
ifWl^aSNl with, aiul the mysterious power of (inlvan
iHin apfitirsl without any of the objections which are
inseparable from the general mode now ill use.
The (ialvanic Rings have hern uosd with entire
tniceess in all sases ?t rheumatism, acute or chronic,
applying to the hriuli face, or limln ; Riut, tic-dolo
raux, toothache, brooch ttin, vertigo, nervous or sick
headache, indigestion, paralysis, palsy, epilepsy, fits,
crfnnp, palpitation of the heart, apoplexy, stiffness ol
the joinU, spinal complaints, lumbago, nemalgia,
nervous tremors, di/.*incss ol the head, pain* in the
chest and side, general debility, deficiency of ner
vous and physical energy, and all uervous disorders,
lu can's of confirmed dyspepsia, which is simply a
rifrvon* derangement of the digestive organs, ti.ey
have I teen been found equally successful. Their ex
traordinary effects upon Lhe system must lx* witnessed
to he Im lielived, and as u certain preventive for the
preceding complaints they are equally recommended.
Tim rings are of different prices, being mnile of nil
sixes, and of various ornamental |>atterns, and can
lie worn by the most delicate female without the
slightest inconvenience. In fact, the sensation is ra
her agreeable than otherwise. .
Tuk Galvanic Ubi.th, H k ackists, B anus, G aii
TKitJi, Nti; klacks, &.c. Ac, These articles are
adapted to the waist, arms, wrists, limbs, ankles, or
any part of the hotly with perfect convenient*. The
Galvanic Necklaces are used with greater benefit in
cases of bronchitis or affections of the throat gener
ally ; also, hi oases of nervous deafness ; and with
almn&t uniform success as a preventive for apjtoplexy,
epileptic, fits, ami similar complaints.
Christie's Mognetic Fluul is used in connexion
with the Galvanic Kings, and all their modifications.
This composition has been pronounced by the
French Chemists to be one of the moat extraordi
nary discoveries ut modern science. Full explana
tions and directions accompany it. The combined
inventions are in every way perfectly harmless; they
are at prices within reach of all. and the discoverer
only requests a fair trial, as a test of their surprising
efficacy and permanent benefit.
6iiuirtiks Galvanic Strencithkmno Plas-I
x>;ms.?These articles form another valuable applica
tion of the mysterioua influence of Galvanism. They
are an important adjunct to the genuine Galvanic
Rings and their .wodi|lcatio(is, ap^jpg upon the same
principle, but having the advantage of more local ap
plication- They are confidently ro^omenjled as a
valuable addition in the speedy cure of rheumatism,
acute or chronic ; in all nervous complaints, and as a
positive remedy in cases of pain and weakness in the
? chest or back, pain in the side, in asthmatic aflections,
and in weakness or opnree^i^Q the pulmonary or
gans. In spinal complaints their effects are of the
most decided character, and they have often been
used with complete suwess. They are also of the
greatest advantage in pains and weakness ef the
hreast, and are highly recommended for many of
tliijce complaints to which females are especially li
able. As an effectual means % .strengthening the
system when debilitated with disease anil other cau
ses, as a certain aid in constitution's*! weakness, as
a preventive for colds, i^iul ill all atlections of the
chc4 generally, the 'Galvanic Strengthening Plas
ter# lyill be found of gfeat and permanent advan
tage. '
! (?j- CAUTION. The celebrity and success of
these u|-lie(t'U caused them to We counterfeited
hyitmprtMcipled per:uin3. Itr. Christie cautions the
puklia against spurious imitations. He has but one
authorised agency in each city of the Union, where
* the genuine articles can l>e procured. The only
f agents for Washington are??
Nos. I and2 tyrflWn*8 Uolel, Penn. avenue.
Kvplummiry pamphlets, <Sr.c. may be bad gratis,
i with the strongast lowtimouials of success ami Inne
1 fit. " -
C1HAUNCRY WAJiRINRR has recently add*j|
I to his facilities for manufactuiing parts of
Wniches that may be required, by instruments for
thai fiurptV:e; and having obtained knowledge of
Watch Repairing by practice in Boston, New York,
Philadelphia and elsewhere, will be able to attend to
whatever may lie offered in this department of me
Ohronoiqptpf, l}uplev, fipver, Repine, and Re
pealing Watches, accurately repaired; also. Common
Watches and Mantel and Right-day Clocks put in
order, north side Pennsylvania avenue, between
Four-and-a-half and Nixtli stress, on the corner of
the alley east ot Coleman's Hotel, sign ol tin;
W^tch \vit|t Guard-Key and Chain and Models rep
resenting the exterior of a sell-registering Meteorolo
gical ftbserfatory.
The above location is in part occupied by fiTE
PHEN EDDY, who deals, in the American manu
factured Patent improved Perifocal Spectacle Lens,
an instrument cvidenlly de-tincd Jo supersede all
other ai|l to the htnnsu vision; judging Irom testi
monials of (heir snjieripr properties over other lens,
it will only U? necessary to rrler to observation anil
facts to establish for them a far higher character foi
usefulness than has hitherto been attained by the
efforts of art and sciencc.
S. Eddy also deals in Jewely. fine W niches, Sil
ver Warp, IJiown's and other Gold'Pens.
The public are respectfully invited to call, purlieu*"
tarty those afilicted with defective sight;?nothing
so desirable as its preservation and improvement;?a
liitle attention in the selection ?f glosses will accom
plish the one, in some instance both. It is highly
important to see clearly.
/ HIAUNOKY WAKlliNflH 1ms reeenth
added to his facilities lor manufacturing parts ol
Watches that may be required, by instrument', lot that
jnn |iose ; and having obtained a knowledge ol W atj ii
Uki'.virinu, by practice in-Boston, JNcw York, Phila
delplila, and elsewhere, W4II be aide to attend to what
?>v< 1 may bo offered in UtM dejHirhuent ol mechanics
Chronometer, lhiplex, J^ci'cr, J.epinc, qml,Repeat
ing H'atebes, accuritcly repaired ; also, Common
'Hatches and Mantle and M^lit-day Clocks put in
urdciy nnrth. side Of PennsyK.inia avenue, Uclwecii
K.nii-and-a-lrtilf and Sixth streets, on the corner ol
the alley ca*1 of ColcmanV Hotel, sijin ol the If ate.h,
with Guard-Key and Chain, and Models representing
the ??ntfiior nl a seU-r?CUtcring Meteoiob'gical db
scrv:itoryf dec ?- It f
" Si 1 mm* thing)1 con l>r <lone, as wfH "s
rn C. FAKqUHAR ?fe CO., corner of ]5th
# street and New York avenue, arc now pre
pared to furnish the puUic the above delicious bev
erage, with a fall assortment of Syrup, carefully
prepared by themselves.
Their apparatus is entirely new, and constructed
011 the latest and most approved principle.
They I latter, ihcoiselvoathat their Soda Water is
equal, if not superior, to any in the citV, and invite
the public to call and judge for themselves.
Soda Fountains filled.to order at (he shortest no
tice. 1 * ? \
m*y22 dim
rP() sail from Philadelphia the 2f<th of every
1 month, and from Liverpool the 12th of every
month. '?> - ?
I'/lUS. I'. ( 'o/W, 4
II. F. M irrckeil |Feb. 2ft
Sarank, (new) ('apt.
MM jMar. $5
K. Turicy
Sw-iijuf futututy Capt.
A. Tsrley
II yoming, (new) Capt.
J. W. Micritkni
April 25
June 25
July 25
An*. 2ft
Sept 2:i
(let. 2ft
Nov. 2ft
l*>e. 2ft
Jan, 2j
| May 2ft
.S'iira/i/lr, (new) ('apt.
K. 'I'm ley .Ian. 12 May 12 Kept 12
Suxijitehautia, ('apt.
A. Turley Feb. 12 June 12 Oct. 12
H'yonung, (new) Capt.
J. \V.Micrckcn Mar. 12 July 12 Nov. 12
Tktt/) 1\ Citjtr, ('apt
H. F. Mierc.ken April 12 Aug. 12 lleci 12
These are first-class Philadelphia built Ml tips,
having spacious and elegant cabin*. nn<l coiobin-'
wig every quality to render them safe and expedi
tions conveyances. They are abundantly supplied
willi stores of the lw-Ht kind, and sail j?u.ictitallvi
faking advantage of the low aud ice-boat* on the
Passage to Liverpool, $8U ; to rhilailelphia, ?2(1,
without wines.
H.& A. COPE 6c CO., Philadelphia.
BROWN, SHIPLBY A CO., Liverpool.
Tluw. Pursell has just imported, per ships lib
erty and Ohio, from Liverpool, and other sources, I
eighty-four packages of the above articles, amongst
which are?
French, English, India, Bh\c*tone, \V. G. aud
Ironstone diiuivr, diauirt, tea, coittx, aud toilet
Rich gold-band white aud figured China Tea sets,
or pieces detached
Cut and plain hall lamps
Solar, side, J..i\ erpool aud stand lamps and wicks
Lump glasses, girandoles, &ic.
Ivory handle and oilier knives and forks in sets ol
Ufty-oiie pairs or separate
Real silver and imitation tabic, tea and dessert
Plated and German silver cqglora
Brass and plytod candlesticks
Plated cake-baskets, waiters, in sets or detached
Kngiish and American tea aud coffee sets
Coffee biggius aud urns
Looking: glasses, shovel and fougs, Su\
All of which will l*e Hold wholesale and retail at
very low prices for cash
First quality stone and Britannia ware at the fac
tory prices ?>
An uxlt-iisive and good assortment of common ware,
suitable for retail groceries
The sulisc.ialier solicits a call from his friends and
tlu: public generally, at his store, opposite UrowuV
Hotel, Perm. Avenue, assuring them that lie is deter
mined to sell as cheap as the very cheapest lor rush.
I UJST ItKCKI VKU, and lor sale at the
J Hook Stokk of A. ADAM, on Pennsylvania
Avenue, the following late and aUraetlve literary pro
ductions, yix:
By JaMus. The Ancient Regime, 2ft.cents-, Clias.
Fjrrrel, or tbe Bitter Blood, 25 cts- .The Robber, 2ft
els-, Corse de Leon, 2ii cts; False Heir, 25; He.idle
bcrg, 25; bleii Mother, 2 vols. 50; the Smuggler 25.
BeaivhiWp, 2ft.
By Miss Pickkrinr. The Quiet Husband; the
Expectant; the Simile; the Prince and Pedler, the
Keeret Foe; Agues Scrl; Nandariel; Cousin llintoii;
the Fright,each 25 cents; the Heiress,2ft; Who shall
be Heir, 2ft.
By Ciuitl.RS Lkvkr. Tom Burke of Ours, 50 cts:
.he Nevilles of GarrcMown, 25 cts; Jack Hinton, ftO;
Charles O'MaWuy, 50; Arthur O'Leary, 25 cents|
Knight of f! wynne, 25.
By Ai.kxandiCh J>UMas. Genevieve, 50 cts, Che
valier dc Hariiiental, 25; Lady of Mousorcau, 2 vols
?1, the Three Guardsmen, 25; the Counte of Monte
Huisto, 2 vols 5' ; Duke of Burgundy, 25, Juan, the
Heroic Maiden, 25
By Grokuk Lii'PAiin. The Quaker City, 2 vols
$1, Blanche* ol Brandywine, II vols 75 cts
By SaMi/KU Liivkk. Handy Andy, ftOcts; Legends
and Stories.of Ireland, 50 i ts, Kory O'Moore, 50 cts,
Sougs and Ballads, 25
Jiy VV. H. A i Ms worth. The Tower of London, 50;
.Cbric.bton, 25; Diana of Meridor, $1 lor the 2 vol.
The DnlchmanV Fireside,' 25 ct*
V oung Kate, <#? the Uesc.nc, 25
'( lie young Pr\iv.a Doiiuh, by. Messrs Grey, 25
1\ Vililiner, or tlu: German's Tale, i!ft
Wiilubicis of Woman, 25
Evelina, by Miss Biiiney, 25
The Daguerreotype Miniature, I2j
Livetrui Statesmen, by Hon J Q Adams, 25
Coiiles..ions ol a Pretty Woman, by Miss Purdue25
Amelia Wyndli,U0j 2,> Put her Darcy, 25
'Che Hiaiuc Bird, by Murray, 25
1 ^>ve and Mesmerism, by Horace Smith, 25
The female Minister, 2ft
Rose M^ric, oir the Gogo Family, 25
Archibald Weilicr, 50
Sylvestei Sound, the Soii\iiauib.nliet, .'171
Stories of ff'atcrloo, by Ms'xwcll, 25 ,
Guy Hi vers* a Tulc ut (Georgia, 25
My Own Home and Fireside, 50
History of the Baslile, by Davenport, 50
The I'rotege, by J K T 25 The 'I'arlar Chief, 25
The \ eiiice Orange Girl, I2?
?'rcaks of Cupid, in three parts, each 12J
Leon tine, 2ft Onnond, or the Secret Witness 25 |
The. Chronicle's ol (Jbivnr Nook, I2?ct?
CTiariniHt Sea by II. Msrlineau, 2ft
(iroves of Blarney by Mr?. Hall, 25
Sic^i" of N ienna, 25
F.iii ixtia by Bulwcr, 2ft
Leila, 124
No. 2?r? UriHulwatf, opposite. Struujrf's, /Vi York
very large assortment of Fi.oon On Ci.othh
in every varii ty of quality and slylo. Their new pa
terns shrpnss any other in the market, in richness
of coloring and beuiity of design, and the original
drawings have heon secured by Letter$ Patent, to
prevent other dealers or manufacturers from copy
ing the same. The following comprises our present j
sty leof patterns:
Orientals Grecian cross
Tapestry scrolls, Antique marble
(?o?ic pavements Gothic octagon do
Marble tile ' Arabesque do
Egyptian marble Mosaic do
Italian do Persian patterns
Dove and white do Bouquet do
New Trinity pattern Trewsefated do
Rich &othic do Queen of the May,
Vine do Drab aud chinti scroll
Ituliy and chintz do ire. Ac. ?fcc.
N". B.?2000 yards Oi.i> Stock, with borders, very 1
heavy goods, sujierior, but old patterns, selling at
low rates.
A choice assortment of Tapestry Brussels, Three
Ply and Ingrain
iif entirely new patterns, felected expressly for city
retail trade. 1
May 14?tf
J s i l
Cash Tfrmi for Advertising.
. i?"-"?J ??|uare 1 uuojlli, 00
1 do ?rtft>ritli?, 7 01)
1 do 3 d<> II) 0?
1 do li do 16 IN)
_ , ? I do 1 year, S) Ui)
Qf-Ten liiuv or lew tuakc a square: payment al
ways in advance. AiU'i-ttitwmenls oi?l?*tvd ?i> only
iirwt or Iwii'f a wt-eli, will he' '5t> end for
I hi- tirki. iuwrtiun, and 37 i treats lor ea<U Bttht-tijoent
insert ion.
1 -Kjuarc I uutertion, fit 50
1 J" 2 do 0 75
' do i do 1 00
1 do 1 week, 1 75
1 do '2 week*, a 75
Magnetic Telegraph.
RrductUm of ruletfvr the fntiimtiation of m* starts, i?it .*
Fur a message of Cts
1 2 3 4 5 G 7 8 0 or 10 words 10
11 12 13 14 15 lfl 17 IS 19 " 211 ? 15
21 22 23 24 25 2G 27 2? 29 " .'Ml * 20
31 32 33 34 35 30 37 HM M " 40 ?' 25
41 42 43 44 45 4fi 47 48 49 ?- 50 * 30
51 .12 M 54 55 50 57 58 59 " CO " 35
01 62 03 ?4 R5 66 (17 68 09 " 70 " 40
71 72 73 74 75 70 77 7a 79 *? 80 *' 45
81 82 83 84 85 80 87 88 89 " yo ,r 50
91 92 93 94 95'90 97 9H 99 " 100 " 55
Tho same rales will be changed for every snc
coeding hundred,: and part of a hundred words,
except upyu communications for tha press, which
win be charged at half the rates for every hundred
nnd part of a hundred, after the first hundred.
Numerals ami initials wiM t>e charged as if the
word* they represent wero written in full. .
Tele^raph Ofliccs open every day ftom eight
o'clock, A. M. to sercn P. M.. Sundays excepted.
N. B.?Persons availing themselves of the Bal
timore and Washington U. S. Line ol' Telegraph,
have their messages delivered immediately, it,.within
the limits of either city. A.hrief business letter,
or inquiry in regard to friends, will not cost over
twenty cents.
It is hoped the public will sustain the reduced
rates, maue by authority of the Postmaster Cen
eral, the object being to test fully the capacity of
the Government line of Telcgraph>
By order of the Superintendent,
Washington Tel. Office,.
in 2d story. CitorPosl Office.
From Peck Slip. East River, Now York.
Viu JYew Haw a. ?
THE steamer 'traveller, Capt. Bowers, will leave
every morning, Sundays excepted, at 6 o'clk.
Returning, will leave New Haven at IJ o'clock
p. in.
Railroad cam will leave New Haven on the am
val of the above boat, conveying passengers to Hart
ford, Springfield and Northampton and interjnedi
ate places. Also to Boston, arriving at the latter
place at about 7 o'clock same evening.
The steamer New York, Capt. Peck, will leave
New York every Tuesday and Thursday afternooi.
at 4 o'clock, ar:d' Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock.
Returning a boat will leave New Haven every
evening at 11 o'clock.
N.B Freight will not be received for the day
boat after 6 o'clock p. m.
The steamer Neiv C/iatupum, Capt. I/efevre, will
leave every Monday, Wednesday and Friday after
noon, at 4 o'clock.
The steamer ft lobe, Capt. Roath, will leavi every
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday afternorr, at 4
For further information enquire ?f J. Sax<on, IIS
South street ; G. W. Coriies, 283 Peari atrcet, or at
No. 8 Bnttery place (up stairs) New York,
may 2(> tf * ?.
C A ill IN ET, S0VA, MIK'liAIR
Tames Williams ?& son, would ra
spectfully iiilorin their friends and the public
in general, that they have now on hand at (heir new
WARE ROOMS, on 7th street, opposite the office
? ot the National Intelligencer, a general assortment
of atLFJfUW FUiLNlTUKK, embracing in
Italian marble top Centre Tables
Egyptian do do
Fancy dressing Bureaus, marble top
Do do do mahogany
Mahogany spring seat Sofus, latest style
Ho do Divans
Do do Rockers
Do nurse do
Do high-frost Bedsteads
Do French do
dining Tallies ,
Also, a lot of Common Furniture : such as plain
mahogany Bureaus, cherry and pine Tables, Cribs,
Cradles, Bedsteads, plain and fancy cane and wood
seat Chairs.
All of which I hey will sell at such price* a will
suit the times, (or cash, or to punctual customers.
Having in their employ exfterienced workmen,
they are prepared to manufacture at the shortest no
tice Furniture of every description.
N.B. Those who have old Furniture which they
wish to Exchange for new, aro respectfully invited
to give him a call.
may22 lw3w
fllHE llfJllEttSKJNED having examined; a set
JL of Cochran's Mups of Sacred Geography,
Vtuhmllted to their inspection by Mr. Whj. Robert
Munroe, take pleasure in certifying that, in'their
judgment, they cannot tail to Ire greatly useful to
Sabbath Schools, and highly interesting as well at*
useful in families. They would therefore highly
recommend them to the favorable notice of al( Sab
bath Schools nnd others.
Jilrxandria, July 28th, 1840.
John McCormic k, Supt. M. E. S. School.
Klias Harrison, Pastor 1st Pres. ChurCh.
James IVlchen/.ie, Supt. " S. School.
John S Reese, Pastor M. P. Church.
Thomas JtfcCormick, Supt. " iS. School.
M. S. Eliason, Principal Female Boarding
Washington City.
N. J. B. Jlforgan, Pastor, Foundry Congrega
tion. '
J. W. French, Rector Prot. E. Church.
Geo. W. Samson, Pa&lor E street Baptist
Septimus Tnslin, Thaplain II. S Senate.
Win. H. JMilbtirn, Chaplain f.ouse Reps.
1 Alinira 11. Lincoln 1'helps, J'rinciple of Pfttapsco
[ Female Institute.
W. B. F.dwards, Preacher in chargc Charles st.
J\I. E. Church, Haltiinorc, AW.
W. Robert M4>nn>e has submitted to our inspec
tion a set of Cochran's Maps of Sacred Geography*
and we have determined to use them ill theiu Insti
Alexandria Boarding School. 7th month 28th. '40.
W. R. MONROE, 90, Fayette st. Baltimore,
is the principal, agent south of N. Y.
march 18?:ff
THE commrnliniH steamer Cor.uw
niK, Captain (Uo. Cuyther, having
resumed her regular trips,, will leave Hi ley's wharf,
in Washington, at f>, and Alexandria at 7 o'clock,
in tho morning of Wednesday, the Sfitn inst., and
of evory succeeding Wednestlay, for Baltimore; and,
returning, will leave Commerce street wharf, in
that city, for the District of Columbia, at 4 o'clock
in the afternoon of every Saturday,-taking aff and
landing pa<;*Miger* and light freight M ali lha usual
landings oq the Potomac river, .
Freights will be taken at low rates and without
any chsrge (or wharfage at Baltimore.
; WM. GIINTON, Prasidant.
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