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BY VJtiRLES W. Fwrax
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or ? <' ?
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The Commander of our Naval forces ia the
Gulf is hereby directed not to obstruct the pas
, Mge of Gen. Antonia Lopkz de Santa Anna
aud suite to Mexico should he desire to return
. thither. JAMES K-POLK.
May 15, 1846.
Polk's admission of' having granted the pass,
"When orders were issued to the Comman
der of our Naval forces in the Gulf, on the 15th
da? of May last, only two days after the exis
tence of the war had been recognized by Con
greM, to place the coast 01 Mexico under
'"blockade, Ke ivas directed not to obstruct the pas
?+az<t'of S<ttUa Anna to Mexico should he return.
?roth'* Annual Message to Congress, Vet. 7^46.
It rehnaind to be seen whether his return may
net yet prove favorable to a pacific adjustment
of existing difficulties.?Ibid.
\Vhat has been teen.
f- Battle or Monterey.?September 21, 22,
23, 1846.?three days hard lighting between
Gen. Zachary Taylor with three thousand men,
rtnd Gen. Ampudia with twelve thousand
'men, resulting in the capitulation of the City
?loss of ihe Americans in killed and wound
* Battle or Bukna Vista.?February 22d
23d, between Geo. Zachary Taylor with five
thousand volunteers, and Santu Anna com
'mending a Mexican force of twenty thousand
mm?resulting in the total overthrow of the
enemy?loss of the Americans in killed and
wounded?Seven Hundred!
j Fall or Vera Crv^, and the Castle of Ul
foe, March 29ih, 1847, alter several days bom
bardment of the town by Gen. Scott with four
teen thousand men?loss of the Americans in
killed and wounded? One Hundred!
Battle or Cerro Gordo?April I7th and
I8th, two days hard fighting, between G*n.
Scott with twelve thousand men, and Santa
Anna commanding a picked Mcxican force of
tvpnty thousand, resulting in the overthrow of
the enemy?loss of the Americans in killed
and wounded?7W Hundred and Fifty.
" A palpably true saying, for what is the use of
advertising the truth, when the public are loth to
appreciate tha difference." This ia in the mou)h of
almost every one now-a-daya, aa well as
And composed of TEN aafe and valuable ingredi
ents, which WILL NOT cure the conaumpiion,
but will cure a cold?
Which WILL NOT cure the liver complaint, bn?
will cure a dry hacking cough?
Which'WILL NOT Cure one half the catalogue
ilia that flesh is heir to?
But will cure a
And all the EARLY effects of
MR8. JERVIS, Proprietress, 338,
Broadway, New York.
Sold wholesale and retail by the Principal Agent
Z. D. OILMAN, Ave doors east Of Centre Market,
Washington, D. C.
But up in package* of 12$ eta. 25 cts. 60 cts.?n<I
$1.00 each.
i E?ci'wrapper is invariably 8WNS0 MRS. W.
For the Permanent Reirtovil of all such Dis
ease* as take their rise in an Impure Blood,
Impaired Digestion, Morbid state of
" the Liver atid Stomach, Weakness
of the Nervous System, and a
disordered Habit of
Constitution Oeti
er ally. '
circulation, strengthening the system and
itating digestion, Dr. Wood's Sarsaparilla and
Wild Cherry Bitters will restore the most confirm^
ed invalid to health. Where either these effects
are necessary to the restoration, the " Bitters "
will be found to possess every quality desired.
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 sterling and unimpeach*
able reputation. They have won their popularity
solely by their intrinsic merit#, and that they have
been successful, numerous certificates in the
hands of the proprietor, and the greatly increasing
sales fully attest. Those desirous of an agreeable
yet efficient tonic or alternative medicine, need
seek no further, for in this preparation they will
find all that is desired.
Sold Wholesale and Retail by WtattA Ketch
am 1*1 Fulton Sreet, N. Y. CHARLLS STOTT,
Washington, and by Druggists generally through
out the U. S. Price $1^ Largo bottles.
/CONSUMPTIVES, remember that it is Tkom
(; son's Compound Syrnp of Tat and
Wood Naphtha, which is daily effecting such
remarkable cures in pulmonary consumption,
asthma, bronchitis, spitting blood, pain in the side)
and breast, sore throat, hoarseness, palpitation of
the heart, whooping cough, croup, nervou3 tre
mors, hives, liver complaint, diseased kidneys,
& Therefore beware of all spurious mixtures of
Tar or Naphtha, and purchase of the advertised
agents only.
Philadki.piiia, April 9, 1846.
Last August a year, 1 caught a violent cold, in
consequence of getting wet in a showor of j"81'1,
A circumstance so common gave me no immediate
concern, supposing that 1 should soon get nd pi'it.
On the contrary, however, 1 daily grew worse; a
violent cough set in, then pain m my breast and
between my shoulders. 1 now suffered great op
pression from the great secretion of purulent mat
ter in my lungs. I became greatly alarmed , and
my friends considered my situation extremejj
critical, the more so as loss of appetite, hectic
fever, and night sweats rendered mc as weak as
a child, and at night the sweat literally poured ott
me! This was my condition when I commenced
using " Thomson's Compound Syrup of Tar and
Wood Naphtha." I procured one bottle, and ex
perienced so much benefit that I resolved to con
tinue it. it is now bix months since I ceased usm*
the medicine, and the cur? remains perfect. J.
firmlv believe this medicine is far superior to
everv other remedy for Consumption of the Lungs.
J. J CHAMBERLAIN, No. 8, Carberry street
Anii med and mibacribed tins 9th dav of Anril.
1846, befoic gwiFT Mayorof Philadelphia.
rrs- This invaluable remedy is prepared only
by Angney & Dickinson, (successor of S. I
ThSXiihb"c& Stotl, Washington, B.
Rush Roberts, corner Baltimore and .H,a"ov
streets, Baltimore; Duval & Purceti, Richmond,
Virginia. Price 50 cents, or six bottles, $2 50.
Avoid all pretended imitations.
(Late Fish & Co.)
(Utiie r?i?i ,
Hitter*?Brown's Hotel*
^NT^f STYLES.-We would an
J nount to members of Confess and strangers
- ,i?. ..if., i hat our shelves are now filled
manufactured with an unusual degree o care. and
to s: and mode ol shaping the brims of our hats,
by whicV we secure appropriateness to the sire and
features of the wearer. ,> rr
Those members of Congress having heir?
gistered with us, by sending their orders, will be lur
nished at their quarters.
In this department we have our usual full supnly ol
wardrobe, toilet, and fancy goods, of the Ijjj*
We solicit an inspection ot our stock, leeUngcwn
dent in being able to offer great inducements to pur
chasers. ^ h steVENS fc- EMMONS,
at httld stand, the Emporium of Fashion, on
Sixth street, opposite Coleman s Hotel.
N. B. Razors honed and set in the best manner.
Superior Madeira Wine, Ac
JAMES fitzgerald respectfully invite?
Members of Congress, citizens and others, who
may desire to have superior Madeira Wine, fine
Cognac Brandy, and other first-rate spintous liquors,
to call at his Confectionary and Fruit Store, on the
north side of Pennsylvania avenue?next door to
the United States Hotel.
James Fitxgerald keeps constantly for sale the
very best wine, liquors, fruit and confectionary art
icles, which can be procured at the most respectable
houses iu the country. His Madeira Wine was
imported by himself in 1840, and cannot be excel
led at any wine or liquor store in this city. His
Brandy, Holland Gip, and old Monongahela whis
ky, are of the very first quality. Call, taste, and
judge for yourselves.
(?j* The Fine Brown Stout, end good 1 hiladel
phia Ale constantly on hand.
"paint and oil store.
kegs pure White Lead
_ _ 100 gals. Linseed Oil
250 boxes Window Glass.
Paint of all sh.des "oiL,
A constant supply of LAMPS, riwti ,
WpJre S^rm"t.rd. and Solar Oils, for sale on j
,h. low* ...m. to, wh|tx1)EBBY,
mav 19 tf C street. Todd's Buildings.
T pARMELE, firm of Dodge and I armsle,
I j, Surgical. Operative, ami Mochsnical DbN
TIST, may be seen professionally from 0 a. m. to ?
p. m., at his office, where he has been located for the
last three years. Ofuck and Residence Fenn
avenue, between 9th and 10th sts.
april 14-4m
r\~ McClsxlawd, Engraver. Pennsylva
II, nia Avenue, east of '1 hird street, Waffctafp0?
dec I?6o?
LOUIS FONTAIN,ir., partner of the firm of
Fontain & Son, Cfiemista/and Prescription*
isis fo the Royal University, P4ris, has established
at Washington city, D. C., a depot for the sale o(
the above celebrated compound, at Wm. Adam's
Bookstore, No- 3. Elliott's Buildings Pennsylvania
Avenue, near Jackson Hall, which they offer
to the American public as a surf antidote for Con^
sumption, in its i Ji>anted as wtell as incipient stages.
Acting directly upon the LUNGS, and; arresting
their decay, it not only soothes and quiets at once
the distress and pain attendant upon this hereto
fore regarded fatal disease, but restores the lungs
and their sympathising organs, to natural and healn
thy action. Accompanying each package are gen-?
eral instructions and directions (translated) for its
use, adapted to all cases, and if strictly followed,
will not fail, in every instance?if the lungs are
not wholly consumed?of restoring to health
which may be permanently secured by future care
and avoiding too muoh exposure to atmospheric
Price, eight Francs.
33**For the information of persons residing in
the interior; any part of the government?he would
state that the remedy is prepared and imported di
rect from their Laboratories Paris, and that the
same can be transported through mail, ks he is ad
vised by officers of the Pott Office Department, to
any post office in the countjry, at the same charge
as for a double letter. Any persons, therefore,
residing distant from this crty, who mry wish to
avail themselves of the remedy, can do so by ad
dressing him through the mail, post paid. Two
dollars accompanying an order, will entitle a per
son to one whole and one third package.
Louis fontain:
THESE Bitters are purely a vegetabk com
pound, and are offered to the public from
principle of benevolence, under the fullest convic
tion that they will bo found a safe and sovereign
?emedy for Dyspepsia. They base been trium
phantly tested, not only by some of the most re
'peelable families and physicians in the State of |
South Carolina, who have furnished ample testi
mony n? to their decided excellence, but also by the
proprietor, who, for ten years, suffered all the gloom
Kwident to that stubborn and 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 from the directions which
accompany each bottle, may lie given with entire
safety to an infant in the month.
With pleasure, and for the benefit of mankind, I
send you a certificate relative to the Colleton Bit-1
In the year 1838, when the cholera was in
Charleston, S. C., I was compelled to send a servant |
to the city. On his return, he was suddenly attack
ed with most violent pain in his bowels; so much so
as to cause apprehension that he would expire in a
short time, if medical aid oould not be procured. 1
immediately resorted to the Colleton Bitters, by giv
ing a wine glass full at a dose. In the course of a
very short time it acted as an emetic, and throwing
him at the same time into a profuse perspiration. 1
then continued to give it in small doses, from two to |
three tea spoonsfull, which resulted in a happy re
- - j ' **?' * *-? ? ??"V ^
in my family, in cases of cholera morbus, cholera
infantum, diarrhoea and general debility, and in
every instance found it highly beneficial. Some
constitutions, however, require much larger doses
than others.
Bluff ton, S. G., 1848.
It is with feeling* or gratitude aa well aa pleasure
that I take this method of giving my testimony of
the great estimation which I entertain for your in
valuable compound. In justice not only to the me
dicine, but for the benefit of other* who may be suf
fering from'the same malady, Dyspepsia, with which
I was for years afflicted, I feel it a duty incumbent
on mo to state that I am now restored to perfect
health. When I commenced taking the Colleton
Bitters it was as a last resort. My debility from in
digestion was so great that a cure was looked upon
as almost hopeless. After taking it regularly and
perseveringly for some time, my strength and di
gestive powers were entirely restored. I have never
taken a single doee of any other medicine for more
than five years past. I can now eat the richest food
without any unpleasant feelings whatever. I have
also used Colleton Bitters freely in my family for
cholera infantum, cholera morbus, general debility,
and as a tonic after fever, with great success. As a
family medicine I deem it invaluable, and do con
scientiously recommend it,
A. M. R.
Ht. John's Colleton, S. C., December, 184ft.
For sale by the only Agent for the District of
Columbia, B. HOMAN8,
Between 10th and llth streets, Washington.
?\TTE are receiving from New York our full
W supply of Groceries, Teas, Wines, Liquors,
&c., which will bo sold low for cash, or short cre
dit, to punctual customers, viz :
40 chests Gunpowder, Imperial, Young Hyson, and
Black Teas, which will be sold low by the box
50 bags Java, Laeuyra, Rio, &. St Domingo Coflee
25 whole and half barrels Buckwheat
15 bags Buckwheat
20 boxes Colgate's Starch
25 whole and half bbls. Nos. 1, 2 and 3 Mackerel
5 quintals Codfish
25 boxes Scotch Herrings, large size
10 dozen Nos 1 and 2 Alicante Mats
35 kegs superior Goshen Butter
30 do do Glades do
50 boxes Sperm Candles
20 nests flour and painted Pails
30 dozen Brooms
6 do Whisln
10 nesU Market Baskets
3 bales Almonds
30 whole and half boxes Raisins
10 boxes Vermicelli and Macaroni
5 cases Canton Ginger
2000 pounds loaf, crushed, and pulverized Sugars
5 barrels Steam Syrup
10 boxes Capers and Olives
5 do Citron and Jellies
4 do Mushraom and Walnut Catsup
10 basket* Salad Oil
500 gallons winter-strained and Lard Oil 1
20000 Cigars, of our own importation
WILLIAM SPEARING, having commenced
business in the above line, immediately in
front of Coleman'* Hotel, respoCtfully informs tbe
citizens of Washington and its vicinity, that he man
ufactures Looking Glass and Picture Frames, Plain
and Ornamental Cornices, as well as every other
kind of work in his line of business. William Spesr
ing's charges for all work done at his establishment
will be quite reasonable: ho respectfully solicits a
shaie of the public patronage.
N, 0, Old FriOHM ragilt. may 14 tf
Dr. Christie's Galvanic Rings and Magi
nelic Fluid.
THIS remarkable invention, which haa received
the almokf universal approbation of the medical
probation of Great Britain, comprises an entirely
new application of Galvaniam, aa a remedial agent
by means of which (he ordinary Galvanic Batteriee.
Electric and Magnvtic Machines, 4tc. are entirely,1
diapenbal with, and ih?j pysterious power of Galvan
iain applied without any of the objections which are
inseparable from the general mode now in uae.
The Galvanic Riiigs Have been uc.-d with antir*
success in all caf?* ?f rheuntatiem, acuta or chronic^
applying to the hea*Vfa*> or limbe ; gout, tic-dolo.
reux, toothache, bronchitis, vertigo, nervous or sick
headar.hr, indigestion, paralysis, palsy, epilepsy, fits,
cramp, palpitation of the heart, apoplexy, atitfneaa of
the joints, spinal complaints, lumbago, neuralgia,
nervous tremo'rs, dizziness of the head, pains in the
cheat and aide, general debility, deficiency of ner
vous and phyalcal energy, and all nervous disorders.
In case;; of confirmed dyspepsia, which is simply a
nervous derangement of the digestive organs, tLey
have been been found e^uaHy successful. Their exf
tiaoidinary effects upon theayatem must be witnease<|
to. be be belived, and aa a certain preventive for the
preceding complaint* they are equally recommended.
The rings are of different prices, being made of all
sizes, and of varipua ornamental patterns, and ean
be worn by the moat delicate female without the
slightest inconvenience. In fact, the sensation is ra
her agreeable than otherwise.
Tut Galvanic Bblts, Bracelets, Bands, Gar
uas, Nixklaies, 4u:. &c These articles are
adapted to the waist, arms,, wrists, limbs, ankles, or
any part of the body with porfect convenience. The
Galvanic Necklaces are u*qd with greater benefit l*
cobfc^ of bronchitis or affections of the throat gener
ally ; also, in cases of nervous deafness; and with
almost uniform success as a preventive for appoplexy,
epileptic fits, and similar complaints. <
Christie's Magnetic Fluid is used in connexion
with the Galvanic Kings, and all their modifications.
This composition haa been pronounced by the
French Chemists to be one of the most extraordi
nary discoveries of modern science. Full explana
tion* and directions accompany it. The combined
inventions are in every way perfectly harmless; they
are at prices within rcach of all, and the discoveiot
only requests a fair trial, as a test of their surprising
efficacy and |>ertnanent benefit.
CuRiHTib'u Galvanic Strengthening Plas
ters.?These articles form auother valuable applica
tion of the mysterious influence of Galvanism. They
are an important adjunct to the genuine Galvanic
Rings and their modifications, acting upon the same
principle, bat having the advantage of more local ap
plication* They are confidently recomended 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 affections,
and in weakness or oppression of the pulmonary or-'
gans. In spinal complaints their effects are of the
most decided character, and they have often been
used with complete auccesa. They are abo of the
greatest advantage in pains and weakness of the
breast, and are highly recommended for many of
those complaints to which females are especially li
able. As an efFsctual means for strengthening the
system when debilitated with disease and other cau
ses, as a certain aid in constitutional weakness, as
chest generally, the Galvanic Strengthening Plas
ters will be found of great and permanent advan
(?/* CAUTION. The celebrity and success ol
these article* have caused them to be counterfeited
by unprincipled persona. Dr. Christie cautions the
public against apunous imitations. lie haa but one
authorized agency in each city of the Union, where
the genuine article* can be procured. The only
agenta for Washington are?
Noe. 1 and 2 Brown's Hotel, Penn. avenue.
Explanatory pamphlets, &c. may be had gratis,
, with the atrongest testimonials of success and bene
,6t. _M
CHAUNCEY WARRINER has recently added
to hia facilities for manufacturing parts of
Watches that may be required, by instruments for
that purpose; and having obtained knowledge of
Watch Repairing by practice in Boston, New York,
Philadelphia and elsewhere, will be able to attend to
whatever may be offered in this department of me
Chronometer, Duplex, Lever, Lepine, and Re
pealing Watches, accurately repaired; also, Common
Watches and Mantel and Eight-day Clocks put in
order, north side Pennsylvania avenue, between
Four-and-a-half and Sixth streets, on the corner of
the alley east of Coleman's Hotel, sign of the
Watch with Guard-Key and Chain and Models rep
resenting the exterior of a self-registering Meteorolo
gical Observatory.
The above location is in part occupied by STE
PHEN EDDY, who deals in the American manu
factured Patent improved Perifocal Spectacle Lens,
an instrument evidently destined to supersede all
other aid to the human vision; judging from testi
monials of their superior properties over other lens,
it will only be necessary to refer to observation and
facts to establish for them a far higher character for
usefulness than has hitherto been attained by the
efforts of art w..l sciencc.
S. Eddy also deals in Jewely, tine Watches, Sil
ver Ware, Biown'a and other Gold Pens.
The public are respectfully invited to call, particu
larly those afflicted with defective sight;?^-nothing
so desirable as its preservation and improvement;?a
little attention in the aelection ef glasses will accom
plish the one, in some instance both. It is highly
important to see clearly.
riHAUNCEY WARRINER has recenfly
' added to his facilities for manufacturing parts of
Watches that may be required, bv instrument* for that
Shi pose ; and having obtained a knowledge of Watch
Impairing, by practice in Boston, New York, Phila
delphia, and elsewhere, will be able to attend to what
ever may be offered in this department of mechanics
Chronometer, Duplex, Lever, Lupine, and Repott
ing Watches, accurately repaired ; also, Common
H atches and Mantle and Eight-day Clocks put in
order, north side of Pennsylvania avenue, between
Four-and-a-half and Sixth streets, on the comer of
the alley cast of Coleman's Hotel, sign or the H atch,
with tluard-Key and Chain, and Models representing
th? exterior of a self-registering Meteorological Ob
servatory. dec 25? ltf
" .Some things can he done as well as others."
TC. FARQUHAR ?fe CO., corner of 15th
, street and New York avenue, are now pre
pared to furnish the public the above delicious (lev
erage, with a full assortment of Syrop, carefully
pre [tared by themselves.
Their apparatus ia entirely new, and constructed
on the latest and moat approved principle.
They flatter themselves that their Soda Water is
equal, if not superior, to any In the city, and invite
the public to call and judge for them?elv<fe.
Soda Fountain* filled to order at the shortest no
n?yt8 dim
TO Mil from Philadelphia the 25th of every
month, and from Liverpool the 12th of every
Thot. P. Cope, Capt.
" "? ? " |Feb. 35
Sarank, (new) Capt
E. Turley Mar. 25
j Susquehanna, Capt.
I A. Tttrley April 25
fVyommg, (new) Capt,
J. W, Miercken May 25 . _ __ f _T
Sarank, (neW) Capt. I
" ' Jan.12
June 25
July 25
[Aug. 25
Sept 25
| Oct. 25
Nov. 25
Dec. 25
[Jan. 25
E. TiMtley 'i!
Susquehanna, Cant.
A. Turley
Wyoming, (new) Capt
J. W. Miercken
The*. P. Copt, Capt
H. F. Micrcken'
Feb. 12
Mar. 12
May 1$
I June 12
July 12
Aug. 12
Sept 12
N?y. 12
Dec. 12i
I April l*U ? -
These are first-class Philadaiphiabuilt Ships,
having rpacious and elegant cabin*, and combin
ing every quality to render them safe and expedi
tions conveyance!. They are abundantly supplied
with stores of the best kind, and sail punctually,
taking advantage of the tow and ice-bo?ts on the
Pnssage to Liverpool, $80; to Philadelphia, ?29,
without wines. rJ
H. A A. COPE A CO., Philadelphia.
B RO W N, 8HI PL E Y A CO., Liverpool.
Earthenware, china, & glass,
Thos. Pitrscll hss jiu>t imported, per ships Lib
erty and Ohio, liom Liverpool, and other sources,
eighty-lour jMcksgcs of the above articles, amongst
which are
French, English, India, Bluestone, W. G. and
Iruostone dinner, dessert, tea, coflfec, and toilet
sets .
Rich gold-band white and figured China Tea sets,
or pieces detached ?>
Cut and plain liall lamps
Solar, side, Liverpool and stand lamps and wicks
I<amp girandoles, he.
I\orv handle and other knives and fork* in sets of
filly-one pairs or separate
Real silver and imitation table, tea and dessert
Plated and German silver rastois
Brass and plated candlesticks
Plated cake-basksts, waiters, in sets or detached
English and American tea and coffee sets
Concc biggins and urns ?
I>ookihg glasses, shovel and toags, 8tc.
All of which will be sold wholesale and retail at
very low prices for cash
h irst quality stone and Britannia ware at the fac
torv prices T
An extensive and good assortment of common ivare,
suitable for retail groceries
The subscriber solicits a c.all. from his friends and
Ihc public generally, at his store, opposite Brown's
Hotel, Penn. Avenue, assuring them that he is deter
mined to sell as cheap as the very cheapest for cash.
IUST RECEIVED, and for safe at the
?J Book Store of A. ADAM, on Pennsylvania
Avenue, the following late and attractive literary pro
ductions, viz:
By James. ? The Ancient Regime, 25 cents; Chas.
cts; Corse de Leon, 25 cts; False Heir, 25;*Heidlif
ber^, Step Mother, 2 vols. 50; the Smuggler 2b.
Beauchamp, 25.
Bv Miss Pickering. The Quiet Husband; the
Expectant; the Squire; the Prince and Pedler; th<
Secret Foe; Agnes Serl; Nandarrel; Cousin Hinton
the Fright, each 25 cents; the Heiress, 25; Who shal
be Heir, 25.
By Charles Lever. Tom Burke of Ours, 50 cts
.he Nevilles of Garretstown, 25 cts; Jack Hinton, 50.
Charles O'Malley, 50; Arthur O'Lcary, 25 cents;
Knight of Gwynne, 25.
By Alexander DuMas. Genevieve, 50 cts, Che
valier de Harmental, 25; Lady of Monsoreau, 2 vols
$1, the Three GuarcL-.rtcn, 25; the Counte of Monte
Christo, 2.vols $1; Duke of Burgimdy, 25, Joan, the
Heroic Maiden, 25
By George Lippard. The Quaker City, 2 vols
$1; Blanche ol Brandy wine, 3 vols 75 cts
By Samuel Lover. Handy Andy, 50 cts; Legends
and Stories of Ireland, 50 cts; Rory O'Moore, 50 cts;
Songs and Ballads, 25
By W. H. Ainsworth. The Tower of London, 50;
Chnchton, 25; Diana of Meridor, $1 for the 2 vol.
The Dutchman's Fireside, 25 cts
Young Katfe, or the Rescue, 25
The Young Prima Donna, hy Messrs Grey, 25
Kruitzner, or the German's l'ale, 25
Wilfulness of Woman, 25
Evelina, by Miss Burney, 25
The Daguerreotype Miniature, 12j
Lives of Statesmen, by Hon J Q Adams, 25
Confessions of a Pretty Woman, by Miss Pardoe 25
Amelia Wyndham, 2d Father Darcy, 25
The Prairie Bird, by Murray, 25
Love and Mesmerism, by Horace Smith, 25
The Female Minister, 25
Rose Marie, or the Gogo Family, 25
Archibald Werner, 50
Sylvester Sound, the Somnamb<dist^ 37i
Stories of Waterloo, by Maxwell, 25
Guy Rivers, a Tale of Georgia, 25
My Own Home and Fireiide, 50
History of the Bastile, by Davenport, 50
The Protege, by J E T 25 The Tartar Chief, 25
The Venice Orange Girl, 124
Freaks of Cupid, in three part?, each 12$
Leontine, 25 Ormond, or the Seoret Ifltness, 25
The Chronicles of Clover Nook, 12 Jets
Charmed Sea by H. Martineau, 25
Groves of Blarney by Mr*. Hall, 25
Siege of Vienna, 25
Eucretia by Bulwer, 25
Leila, 121
No. 285 Broadway, opposite Stewart's, /V. York.
very large nssortmont of Flooh Oii Ciotho
in every variety of quality and style. Their new pa
urns surpass any other in the market, in richness
of coloring and beauty of design, and the original
drawings have horn secured by Letters Patent, to
prevent other dealers or manufacturers from copy
ing the same. The following comprises our present
style of patterns:
Orientals Grecian cross
Tapestry scrolls. Antique marble
Gothic pavements Gothic octagon do
Marble tile Arabesque do
Egyptian marble Mosaic do
Ita'ian do Persian patterns
Dove and white do Bouquet do
New Trinity pattern Treveelated do
Rich gothic do t^ueen of Ihe May,
Vine do Drab and chinU scroll
Ruby and chintz do Ac. Ac. Ac.
N. B.?2000 yards Otn Stock, with borders, very
heavy goods, superior, but old patterns, selling si
low rates.
' amrETVVGS.
A choice assortment of Tapestry Brussels, Three
Ply and Ingrain
of entirely new patterns, selected expressly for city
retail trade.
M?y 14?tf
Cash Terras for Advertising.
1 square 1 mseition, ?U jOtl square 1 month,
J do 2 do 0 75|1 do 2 month*
1 do 3 do l 00
I do 1 week, 1 75
, *4 00
2 month*, 7 00
1 do 3 do 10 00
1 do 6 do 16 00
, - --1 - uw w UO UU
1 do 2 weeks, "2 75'1 do 1 year, 30 00
{J6,Ten luui or lets make a square: payment'al
ways in advaiioc. Ad ver ligaments ord.red in only
once or twice a week, will he charged a0 cents for
the first insertion, and 37i cents for each subsequent
insertion. ? ?? !?? -r 1 ( ?
Magnetic Teiegrapk.
Reduction qf rates for the transmission of inc.
For a message of Cu.
12 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 or 10 Words 10
11 12 13 14 15 10 17 18 19 " 20 " 15
21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 "30 44 20
31 32 33 34 35 36 37 33 39 * 40 " 25
41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 * 50 " 30
51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 V 60 44 35
61 65 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 44 70 " 40
71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 44 80 ?? 45
81 82 83 8* 85 86 87 88 89 44 90 44 50
91 92 3p 94 95 96 97 p8 99 44 lpO 44 55
The same fates wilj be charged for every suc
ceeding hundred, and part bf X' hundred words,
except upon communications lor the press, whith
will be charged at half the rates for every hundred
and pa^t of a hundred, after the first hundred.
Numerals and mitials will be'cbargiid' ds if Ae
words they represent were written in full, v.' ?>>- 1
Telegraph Otikes open ene^y day (10*1 eight
o'clock, A. jM. to seven P. fll.. Sundays excepted.
N. B.?Persons availing themselves of the Bal
timore and Washington W-18; Line of Telegraph,
have their menage* delivered i.itinuhaLthj, ?f within
the limits of either city, A brief business letter,
or inquiry in regard to friendfc, will notcbst OVer
itwentjeeotaifii' i?- 7/ "i lu h?>d '<di ir.nl ;ou
It is hoped the public wjll&^sUiu the reduced
raj.es, made by authority' of the Postmspjer Gen
eral, the object being to test Arfly the capacity of
the Government line of Telegraph. *
By order of the Superintendent, , , ? 1
Tf'athingtnri Tel. Office, '
in 2d shu if Ottf Font OQite.
1 From Peck Slip, East River, IN ew York. ,
Viu JStw Haven '.
THE steamer IVavellcr, Capt. Bowers, will leave
every morning, Sundays excepted, at 6 o'clk.
Returning, will leave New Haven at I { o'clock
P- \la\ I mil
Railroad car* will leave New Haven on the ant
val of the above boat, conveying pnssengers to Hart
ford, Springfield and Northampton and mteimedi
ate places. Also to Boston, arriving at the ktfioi
place at about 7 o'clock same evening.
The steamer New York, Capt. Peck, will leave
New York every Tuesday and Thursday aAernooi.
at 4 o'clock, and Saturday afternoon at 3 o'clock;
Returning, a boat will leave New Haven, every
evening at 11 o'clock,
N.B. Freight will riot be received for the day
boat after 6 -o'clock p. m. 1
The steamer Ac,to Champion, Capt. Lcfevre, will
leave every Monday, Wednesday and Friday after
noon, at 1 O'clock.'
The steamer Globe, Capt. Roath, will leav?*eveiy
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday a tie more, at 4
o'clock. , .
For further information enquire of J. Sa&ton, 112
South street ; G. W. Coriies, 283 Pearl Mreet, or at
No. 8 Battety place (up-statir*) New York,
may 26 If. 1 ; . i
spectfully inform their friends and the public
in general, that they have now on baud at thoir new
W.\BE.jjjG.0-M?Ljaa.2ih sltcet.fppposite the oflfit o
|of' SPLENDID FURNITURE, embracing in
Italian marble top Centre Tables ;
Egyptian do do
Fancy dressing Bureaus, marble top
Do do do mahogany
Mahogany spring seat Sofa6, latest sty Is
* Do do Divans
Do do Rockers
Do t nurse - > do
Do high-post Bedsteads ? r
Do French do
dining Tables * *
Also, a lot of Common Furniture: such as plain
mahogany Bureaus, cherry and pine Tables, Crib*,
Cradles, Bedsteads, plain and fancy cane and wyod
seat Chairs.
All of which they will sell at such prices a will
suit the times, (or cash, or to punctual customers;
Having in their employ experienced 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, are respectfully invited
to give him a call.
may22 lw3iv *
THE UNDERSIGNED having examined a set
of Cochran's Maps of Sacred Geography,
submitted to their inspection by Mr. Win. Robert
Munroe, take pleasure in certifying that, in their
judgment, they cannot fail to be greatly useful to
Sabbath Schools, and highly interesting as well as
useful in families. They would therefore highly
recommend them to the favorable notice of all Sab
bath Schools aud others.
Alexandria, July 28ih, 1846.
B?bVCBUke, SP"te" M'E Church.
John McCorinick, Supt. M. E. S. School.
Elias Harrison, Paitor 1st Pres. Church.
James McKenzie, Supt. 44 S. School.
John S Reese, Paslor ,W. P. Church.
Thomas JtfcC'ormick, Supt. 44 S. School.
JVf. S. Eliason, Principal Female Boarding
Washington City.
N. J. B. Morgan, Pastor, Foundry Congrega
J. W. French, Rector Prot. E. Church.
Geo. W. Samson, Pastor E street Baptist
8eptimus Tustin, Chaplain U. S Senate.
Wm. H. Jtfilburn, Chaplain Kouse Reps.
Almira H. Lincoln Phelps, Principle of Patapsco
Female Institute.
W. B. Edwards, Preacher in charge Charles St.,
M. E. Church, Baltimore, *>fd.
W. Robert Monroe has submitted to our inspec
tion a set of Cochran's Maps of Sacred Geography,
and we have determined to use them in theis Insti
Alexandria Boarding School, 7th month 28th, '46.
W. R.MONROE, 96, Fayette st. Baltimore,
is the principal agent south of N. Y.
march J 3?iff
THE commodious steamer Coii'M
b 1 a. Captain Geo>> Guyther, having
resumed her regular trips, will leave Riley's whart,
in Washington, at <1, and Alexandria at 7 o'clock,
in the morning of Wednesday, the 2&tn irtst., and
of every succccding Wednesday, lot Baltimore; and,
returning, will leave Commerce street whart, in
that city, for the District o( Columbia, at 4 o'clock
in the afternoon of every Batnrdty, taking ell" and
landing passengers and light freight at all the usua 1
landings on the Potomac river.
Freights will he taken at low rates and without
any charge lor wharfage at Baltimore.
WM. lidNTON, President.
Neatly printed at the Office oi theJINat. Whig

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