Newspaper Page Text
THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE: WASHINGTON, D. 0., THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9, 1882.
OUR GROWING COUNTRY.
lis Industrial,. Commercial, Railroad,
and Agricultural Development.
FINANCE AND TRADE.
Latest Reports from. Leading
A census bulletin recently issued shows that
the number of farms in the United States has
increased from 2,GGO,000, in 1S70, to -1,000,000,
in 1S60, at the rate of 31 per cent. Compared
with the increase of population, which was
about 30 per cent, during the same period, the
agricultural development of the past ten years
proves to have been rapid and extensive. The
most striking increase in the number of farms
has taken place in the South and the North
western and Pacific States. The increase is
shown to be 102 per cent, in Alabama, 91 in
Arkansas. 129 in Florida, OS in Georgia, 70 in
Louisiana, 50 in Mississippi, 63 in North Caro
lina, SI in South Carolina. GO in Virginia, and
183 in Texas. These figures are at once signifi
cant and encouraging. They indicate the
social and industrial chango that has taken
place in the Soutli since the war, and show the
extent to which its once great plantations have
been cut up into small farms. In Icwa there
has been an increase of 59 per cent, in the
number of farms; in Minnesota 99, in Nebraska
413, in Oregon 11-5, and in California 51. The
greatest multiplication has taken place in the
Territories, the rate of increase ranging from
7ri per cent, in Montana, to upwards of 900 per
cent, in Dakota. The marked growth of farm
ing shown by the census returns in the Terri
tories and the Western States is obviously duo
to the rapid settlement of this part of the coun
try by immigrants and others.
The Census Bureau has issued special bulle
tins relating to the commercial fisheries of the
South Atlantic and Middle States. The follow
ing arc summaries of the statistical tables pre
sented: South Atlantic Status Persons em
ployed, 52.41S; fishing vessels, 3,011 ; tonnage,
G0,S5G; fishing boats, 13,331; capital dependent
on the fishery industries, $3,951,722 ; pounds of
fish sold, fresh, for food, 42,571,310; pounds of
fish, salted, for food, 30,379,500; pounds of pro
ducts other than fish for food, 129,719,527;
pounds of miscellaneous products for fertilizers
and other purposes, 94,GGS,S00; value of pro
ducts to the fishermen, $9,602,737. Middle
States Persons employed, 16,017; fishing ves
sels, 1,211; tonnage, 23.576; fishing boats, S,
501; capital dependent on fishery industries,
$4,509,523 ; pounds of fish sold fresh for food,
55,277,776; pounds of fish, salted, for food,
2,484,000; pounds of other products for food,
36,75S,356; pounds of miscellaneous products
for fertilizers and other purposes, 319,005,700 ;
value of products in marketable condition, $3,
874,699. The quarterly report of tho Chief of the Bu
reau of Statistics relative to tho imports, exports,
immigration, and navigation for tho three
months ending June 30, 1632, has just been
published- During that period tho imports
amounted to $197,400,845, against $173,601,143
in 1831. The exports of domestic merchandise
amounted to $153,625,416, against $193,333,329
in the corresponding period of last year. The
exports of foreign merchandise were $4,533,391
and $5,137,744, respectively. In 13S2, 310,350
immigrants arrived in this country, against
311,954 in 1881. Of these, Europe sent 237,140 ;
Asia, 19,2-16; Africa, 10; British North Ameri
can Provinces, 32,021; Mexico, 1S7; Central
America, 1 ; Soutli America, 35 ; and the West
The census bureau has issued a special bulle
tin devoted to statistics of the manufacture of
petroleum, from which it appears that on tho
31st of May, 1830, there were in the United
States eighty-six petroleum manufacturing es
tablishments, with an invested capital of $27,
395,746. The amount of crude oil used during
the year was 731.533,127 gallons, and tho value
of manufactured products $13,703,218.
The immigrant statistics at Castle Garden,
New York, for the past ten months show an
increase of 21,352 arrivals over those for tho
corresponding mouths of last year.
The fires arc now lighted in over 1,000 sugar
bouses through twenty-seven parishes in Louisi
ana. From lied River to the Gulf, from the
Feliciauas to the cattle ranges of Calcasieu, the
thousands of laborers engaged in the produc
tion of this great staple are busy. It is, in
fact, a vast manufacturing centre. The cane
carts follow tho legions that are leveling with
knives the rank rows of cane, and all night is
heard the grinding of the rollers and tho whirr
of machinery throughout all this district. In
dustry is seconding the etforts of capital ; agri
culture and manufacture arc brought together,
and the welfare of at least 150,000 laborers de
pends upon the result, while over $10,000,000
of capital is awaiting the return for its invest
ment. All will be a rush, throughout the sugar
districts for the next sixty days, and Christmas
will scarce find the year's work done.
The sis principal winter wheat States will
aggregate about 214,000,000 bushels. There is
a reduction in the acreage of the spring wheat
area of the Northwest, but the yield may reach
HS.OOO.OOO bushels. The Pacific coast will
probably yield 45,000,000 bushels, the Middle
States 40,000,000 bushels, and the Southern
States a little more than 50,000,000 bushels.
Kansas holds its reputation for largo returns
to the toiler, with tho extraordinary average
yield of 19.5. The country north of tho Ohio
River, in the great wheat belt, averages nearly
&i.tcen bushels, Kentucky and Missouri promiso
about fourteen bushels, and California thirteen
Oats are an immense crop. The average yield
is higher than that of last year. Kansas ranks
among the highest, as it does in wheat. The
total production in oats of all tho States will
probably be 430,000,000 bushels.
The corn crop of Texas this year is estimated
at 140,000,000 bushels. The value of the agri
cultural products of that State is $94,071,998.
There are over 600,000 acres of tobacco fields
in the United States. The crop is valued at
The annual report of tho Old Colony Railway
Company was made public November 3. Tho
receipts for the year ending September 30 were
$1,120,238.39; expenditures, including taxes,
were $2,820,309.82 ; net earnings from business,
$1,305, 1 jrt.57 ; earnings, after deducting interest
and rentals, $337,919.69. Compared with the
previous report, this gives net income in
creased, $37,037. The number of passengers
carried in 1SS2, 6,593,471; in 1881,5,024,030;
tons of freight carried, 1,552,616; in 1531,
1,1 11,618. The business on the Fall River line
to New York has been profitable, and a divi
dend of eight per cent, has been received on
the shares of the steamboat company owned by
the Old Colony Railway.
The following are the approximate gross
earnings of the Northern Pacific Railroad, for
the fourth week in October: 1SS2 (1,419 miles),
$220,315; 1SS1 (972 miles), $188,371.81; in
crease, 447 miles, $37,943.16. For tho month
of October: 1632, $S34,460; 1831, 533,951.84;
The estimated gross earnings of the Norfolk
and Western Railroad for October, 1332, were
$235,277.57. Tho actual gross earnings in Oc
tober. 15S1, were $246,529.74, an increase of
The Denver and Rio Grande is said to have
2,000 men employed on tho extension from
Salt Lake to Ogden, and it is hoped to have the
line completed by Jan. 1.
Tho sale of tho Marietta and Chillicothc Rail
road will take place December 9th, at Chilli
cothc. Its appraised valuation is$6,554,S25.
The earnings of tho Missouri, Kansas and
Texas Road are estimated at$700,000 per month
for tho immediate- future.
Jay Gould's new Union depot will cover
about three and one-half acres.
THE STOCK MARKET.
Review of tho Week in Wall Street and Closing
Special to The National Tribune
New Yoi:k, Nov. 8. Tho market opened a
shade weaker this morning, but was tempo
rarily rallied by manipulation. At one time
there was quite a Bull feeling among tho
traders in the room. Tho outside public failed
to rise to tho situation, and it became evident
that the upward move was made for the pur
pose of selling stocks, and a general scramble
to get out took place, which was continued till
the end of the day, at which timo the market
closed at its weakest point. We do not con
sider the outlook at all agreeable, and we aro
positively informed from headquarters that
the contract between tho Mutual Union and
the new cable company has been signed and
delivered, and tho cable will be in working
order on July 1st.
The metropolitan election is in favor of tho
Kncelaud party, and the street is inclined to
consider that Gould has made rather a losing
race of it. In the last thirty days it is very
certain that a general feeling of distrust pre
vails, of which the end is not at tho moment
apparont. The pegging process in L. S. docs
nothing to sustain confidence, as Mr. Yander
bilt is rather underestimated than overesti
mated. It may be borne in mind that he has
withdrawn his peg once before, and may do so
again, in which event as fiist and as far as be
fore. It is emphatically the time to keep close
to the shore, and wo await developments for
the next day or two with considerable interest.
Money loaned as high as 25 per cent., closing
about 20 per cent.
Reported for Tun National TiunuxE by IT. IT.
Dodge, No. 539 Fifteenth Street, Washington, D.C.
For the Week. Closing,
lligh't Lowest Bid. Asked.
Can. Sou 707J- (A f,fi f.T'J
Cen. Pac M.'a S,'J SHi SWi
Ches. t Ohio. 2.V4' 25
" istpref- WiVi 36
2d pref. 25J 27
Chic, .t Alt 141 140
C. B. AQ... KM 131 130J 131
C.C. C!&L."ZV!!"""I'.'"".' "&" 82 S2 84 "
C.C.&1. C SIX 8'a 82 9
Bel. & Hud :... W 1124
I). L. & W 13r,;j 134M 131,'V 13-1,
Ben. ..tit. G biy 51a 51a 51
D. C. Bonds
East Teiin 10 ) 10 W)i
pref. 1S' YiVt ltii IS
Erie Ssjg 374
" pref. 3 S2'X
" A()s " !""'"! "
ii. sTsu"jo7.""Z-3.V.7I.."'.'." .220.127.116.11." .18.104.22.168 ms sii""
pref 80 83
Hoint. & Texas. - 7$7a W
111. Cent 14S"J 147,' .147 147s
I. B. &W - 38 30
Lake E. AAV 32' 3If .11"J 31J
Lake Shore U5' 114 ll.' 115'j,
Lou. & Xah 51& 50 50 50i
Mich. Cent 10.1 101 101 101'
Minn. & St. L SOJf, 30s mi 3(i4
pref. 70 G!i".f GO 70
M. K. AT. 3.V 33J? 33 33
Mo. 1'ac 105Ji 103
iioi .Tiiv .'1!""!""""!"'.. '.'.'".'.'.'.'. '.....'...'. '.'.'.'.'.'.'.'.'. 77!!!
XaMi. A ctin'.'"S.""l"'.'.'.. "53f 7i""f 52 5ii,!(
X.J. Cent 723,' 703 70 7
X. Y. Cent 132 1M1 131 131
Xorf. A West
pref 04 .4 5:;3 5!4'
North Tac 4:i AVi 0 4l -itfi
pref H2'i !K) no noy
Northwest 147 143 142JJ us
" pref 1G3? 103 ICIJi 1G2L
Ohio Cent. 15'r uf 14J 14'
Ohio A Miss 35J 34 34 34'
ont.AWcst. !7!!!!!!!!!. irrii"" " "fii-T "7i
Beo. I). A E 25 27 Mi 27M
Beading .r.3si ; .WJ3 W
Bock Isl 131& 131 131 131i
SUL. AS. F. 30 37
" pref. m .r9
11 1st pref .. 0(i 93
st. Paul .'.7.".7.7' iioji" voSj'i" imjj wii
pref. 12,'j 120
St. P. A Omaha 40'i 4Sy
pref. 107 lOGtf
Texas Pac 41 'i 3!( 39 33.
" Ld Grants
Union Pac 07' 100
Wah. Pac V 31 31 J 32
pref. KV MJ C7 t,V,i
West. Union t,l$ 80 80 to,1'
OUR COMMERCIAL REPORT.
State of the Markets at Lending Trade Centres East
Xriv Yonrc. Nov. 8. Cotton dull and easier at 101,
lOU-lCc. Southern flour is quiet and steady; pood to
choice Extra yCMfr. Whrat r toady for pot, opened
firmer for futures, bernnie weaker and declined ?w?C.,
closing dull at Hip lowest ; moderate export and .'pecula
tion: No. 2 red Certificates 1 oiliiun, 07, December
$1 OSSfo,! m)i, January 1 10V-U liJi, and February
u i-?2iaM i . iijc eaier anu more auive at 7lc. lor
Western, 7.'i1i'c. for State. Corn is Arm for Fjiot, opened
?3w;iC higher for futures, advance lot and declined lrti)
120,155. Colfeedull and weak: Hio cargoes 7(i1fc. "for
ordinary to prime. Beflned Sugais quiet. Petioleum
excited and i?R:iin hictier : crude hl2(a sc, refined SJriil
9c, United lJ9,e. Tallow firmer: prime cltv at Rfy
h2ec. Pork quirt nnd held firm: Me."s?21 .10 foi spot; lu
ture neglected and nominal Lard ilim forpot,.VS,7c.
lower and unsettled for futures: prime steam at ft12 25v7
12 3't sp.it, ,511 MXij.ll 9."i November, Sll 37'ofi7.11 42 vear
ular. No 2 red Winter 94 V cash. Corn unsettled at
.sVc. cash, ft.i 'r. November, (llfi 0c. December,
:. January W.fa ,c. Mav. Oats steadv at .Wic. rash,
KiJiC. December. XV,c. January, 3-V-e. Mav. Uve steady
at TAi(a c. Pork in fail demand hut lower at 20 cash,
19 bid Novembi r, l :t2W(o,lR.T December and January
flHr,2X(fV,lfifi.rMaj. Laid active and hiher at .11 (,0(io
11 R5 ruMi, ?11 4.V1.11 47'i November, 11 oVall 07',' De
cember, fll 1.1 May. Hulk Meats in fair demand : Shoul
ders at i" .10 short rib f 11 7.1, and short dear '12. AVhisky
Heady at 1 19. At the closing call Wheat tffc?c. higher.
Corn ,eV.tC. higher. Oath irregular but generally
higher. Pork firm to 5c. hlphcr. Lard 5c. lower.
Ciiicaoo, Nov. 8. Hogs Receipts 2.1,000, and ship
ments 3,000; demand good, and enrlv sales at steadv
prices; market closed weak anil .Ifri 10c. lower; common
good mixed at $fi 2Wn r, H) ; heavv packing and ship
ping ir,o:,l7 75; and light $C 2.Vre7 Cattle Receipts
eelpth 2,000. and .shipments wjo. demand fair for cooil to
choice at 4 10(3.4 75: common to fair dull at 2 75(3)3 73
Western 75(3? S 25.
St. Ixiris, Nov. 8. Cattle Supplv very light and
quality generally poor; good grass Texans $.l75(oi 10;
mixed butchers' -Jfa.3 75; good Cows and Heifers 43 25
3 75 ; stockers ?2 75(S3 25. w
LtVEnroOL, Nov. 8. Cotton Receipts to-dav 29,000
bales. 2.1,0(jO American. Sales 10,000 bales, O.c.'io bales
American. Market .shows a moderate inquirv, wliich is
fieely Kupplied ; middling Uplands 3-lfid., Orleans fl,V,d.
Cotton to arrive opened steady and closed firm : Novem
ber delivery, Uplands 5 03-Gl(o. l-32d.; November and
December ! r,-miii.(ti.& 13-lod December and January
5 fi7-wAi3 il-G4d., Januanand February 557 -t.4(?,G 15-lCd.,
Februarj-and March 5 29-32(40 G3-04d., March and April
Sf.l-Ol'ft.fid., April and Mav fid.. May and June ol-oi'J.
61-10d.. June and Juiv G 3-M(n.C 3-32d., July and August
f. 3-32i" 0 9-G4d. Bread'tuns firmer ; receipts of Wheat for
three days 10fi,90o centals, S3,ooo American. Corn 7s. 10,'d.
per cental for mixed Western.
13RIVATE STOCK TELEGRAPH WIRES BETWEEN
X WASHINGTON AND NEW YORK.
H. H. DODGE,
Banker and Broker.
Bonds, Etocka. and Investment Securities Bought and
Sold on Commission.
No. 639 15TH STKEET, (CORCORAN BUILDING.)
Washinrton, D. C.
Agency for Prince and Whltely, Stock Brokers,
64 Broadway. Nen- York.
Every class of Securities bourht and sold on commis
sion in San Francleo, Baltimore, Philadelphia, New
Yoik. Iloston.aud Washington. Order executed on tho
New York atock Exchange at one-eighth of one per rent,
commission. Private and direct telegraph wires to lial
timore, Philadelphia, New York, and Boston, through
which orders are executed on the Stock Exchanges in
those cities and reported back promptly. Quotations
of Stocks and Bonds and information regarding the
Markets leceived through our wires INSTANTLY alrect
from the Now York Stock Eaclianizo.
:ie , rioinp elull : .No. 2 mixeil in Klevator S7('S7,.jc., No
vember ?2(i 'A'ic, year 75(0,77., Januarj'lWyfeC'iJgc.
Maj r,2.(fl (J2.V- Oats yfci.'gc. lower and dull; mixed
Western 35'H.tc., white do. 41fr44c. Stocks-Wheat,
4,290,412 bushel: Corn. 2S5.K14: Oats. 1.918.4.V4: ltvp.
mm January,- 4, Vll .i2'. May. I-reihi.sto Liverpool
linn Cotton per ..trainer l4tfv5-liid., anil Wheat 45xd.
Ciurx.o, Nov. '. Wheat easier. Regular at 'JlH(fy
s Xo ember. WV" '" December, 94', c. January, vnfic.
Mav. No. 2 .SiniiL'92J,(a.Ur. ca-b Oiit ions same as reg
;,uuo, suipmcnis i.r.uu; iraueacuveand prices 10c. higher
exports T.'uC 40; good to choice shipping $.1 20(i7,,1 90;
butchers' fairly active and firmer, medium to good f.1 2T,
0t J : stocker and feeders $2 7.1m,4 25 ranre active, Texas
Meers t .10(4,4 60; Americans 3-1 2oM,.1 (iO. Shcon Re
W vN. 7. TVrJ" ""- .JTli'ii'.
vli . ;i "..-' i-jsnivr'.iv
Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Sciatica,
Lumbago, Backache. Headache. Toothache,
Sore Tli rant, .vIIIiijj;i. Sjrii!iis, liritlacn,
Hums. Rc:iiil. I'rosl JJIIob.
ixn u.i. (iiiii:u iionii.v rn.N.s ami aches.
Bold by Druggists an Dealers nerrwhrre Fifty Ccnti a bottle.
Directions in 11 l.aiiBtiicf
THE CIIAKIXS A. VOUKIXIt CO.
(Bucwnori to A. V0QLLf.lt i CO.) IUItluiore, 21A., U.S.A.
For Two Dollars.
Demorest's Illustrated Monthly.
Sold by nil Newsdealers and Postmasters.
Send Twenty Cents for a Specimen Copy to XV.
JESMSCS DIIOREST, Pu'vlisher, 17 Riist
14th Street, IVow York. G5-13t
J 1 17111 Co
i w i v .. -" vr. . a - -v.i ; i - i
1R?ae THE GREAT ti2Fn;
mi SSA (TUfft M
V-VSc-ft. K. ji-. -iJ
wwa.i. 'i-aaga ; .was.-j .
;vrS!?-!a-'Jl??'-f'ft-"'9 "'V'l nnloiililp hlcUot".. and for lino nmhnil-lory on heavy cloth it ctin
.SV Wite'J:'.:?!i,,'ifl ""t bo excelled. It makes tlio celebnite.l loop-stitrh no poptilnr nm.n;f
VlCr.?i-i&K&''X,v';--SSlngcr needle i: very ono i tt-U-.J nml wnrranlnl lirfnrnlmv.
ivi2W,VR4"?.r2"S tl Tnctory. Knrti i.n.l cvrry IHnctiInrppnt out 13 threaded
bevLi4i j!S&iC.- renJy l run, andarpool of colored Bilk and B.iinnloof atitchlng sons
fesj.iCiGrfiCaEttiSia with caeh. with fall lustrnetltma how to oner.vto.
ww'jfjjjiair dwtVi-iw "
Ilavlnc Eocttred exclusive control of this Mnchlno by t.iktng tho t-niir protin.-ei...i .r tlin factory, wo will, upon
rocetptofonly FOUR DOLLARS, 6uud ono of theso Machines pre-paid to anypartof tho United States upon
rr...i. in r-nii-kiTirl3C Each order for a MarlilnomniC he nrpnrnranled tir tho nttnrlicd Cor-
i..?. 13.t !i,r.ii(.imntthni v.. ii snw tho luHcrtlsomfiit in tliis utitillmtioii. and that von will accept tho
l"oncyforvour town lftho Machino lshatlsfactory. t'micr no ntlierrnnilitinnsvlll wo ship ono of theso Jla
. nn-.M .
.?. J .- .. .;....,inintiri.c trill wo thin
CIllIltB. HIH1 " . ., ... . f-.l .....
other pnrtleR will hav to pav $10, or will bo reforcd toour.gent la tholr viciulty.
or foreign countries, rntiKt pay trunsimrtntlon i eliargrs
Ho uro always to mont Ion y.nirr.xpri-ssasvroll ns tst Onlcn Alrcss;.
K. . . ' T ii i i T o ft .
1 - H, - - ! .
THIS CERTIFICATE IS VALUABLE
1 1 -j
...M m -t r-t j. r nMnmnnnlnrl T.-
THIS l.tK t ir h;h i . "-yy"""V" . "J.
"I CfllUV S&wtNC M ACn I N c. uenvorou,
5i2: pnnn OHL V TILL FEB. 1st. 1833. and must bo n.-companled by tho Niime, Tost Office, and !. t
n! uPnraTs Addrcs of tboSondfr. ,bI' 'l.'c. RtDEOUT & CO., t O Barclay St., N. Y, jf-U
o S ! , .....-.-..- . i ...... . .... I
jjai CUT THIS CERTIFICATE OUT 1
- ' " - -T- -.T . K .. .- ' - - J ' . . . -II .- - -.SI !! I I UM Ml.1 t .
- . - --
CrrjT7jliii.-lii'iiuil-ri.rtti.-h jiariilnrs will lie sold at t.ils lc nml n.i nrdor will b. lllloil forlossthan
cVcj nftt-r x-ii. s-t.Mfi3. Our only objoct In plnclng thin adverti-etr.ent beforo thopnMlcls to obtain an
Inr. ovorv town to sell theo Machlnos. Any Maeliiiionot natlafactory or different from whut wo represontit
Agont in ovorj u. ; . . In . ., f,.ir trial. Wo wantactlvo. eneriretlc men to .sell tho FAIi:Y.
li f .?iirh wo will cuiirantee'tlto per month and expenses. As to our rosp.uiBlhllltv wo refer to the publlshe-s jf
llraper. Addrctsali lordors to E. C. RIDEOUT& CO., JO Barclay St., Nev Yorfci'
SERGEANT GEORGE SCOTT,
CAMP, FIELD AND PRISON.
Address, W. XV. JIOimiLL,
Ko. 4 Rand's Opera Jluilding,
6i-3t Troy, N. Y.
Photograph viewsof ecciicsdiiriny the war of 1801-5,
Batteries, Forte, KeinientP, Pickets, PontooiiP, Pris
oners, Wounded, Dead, Libby Prison, CaBtle Thunder,
Monitors, kc AniiiterestiuKBampleviewvrill be sent
for eight 3 cent p lamps. Catiilogne Free !
'JOHN C. TAYLOR, 17 Auxn Piace, Hartford, Conn.
. . At.l. -A......!.- r..r tlin ohnrn fllspime : liv Its USn
thoti5iiiuls of cacs or the worst kind and of long (standing
li.ivo been curfd. Indeed, so strong Is my faith hilts efficacy,
that I w 111 send TWO llOTTI.r.3 FftF.E, together with a Al
UABLETBKATISK on this disease, to any suirnrer. (ilvq iEi.
press & I. O. address. 1)11. T. A. SLOCUM, 181 1'oarl St.. Ii. i
GENERAL BUSINESS AGENT "
Affidavits taken. Prompt attention to claimants.
It. JI. DOUGH EKTY,
64-4t cow 7-M Ilroad St., Newark, K. J.
sa 3 vJ? y 3
The New Irnprovtd
KO.NAIICil LIGIIIMtXG '
Is tho cheapest and best.
JA boy sixteen y.-ars old
t .in saw loKSas and easy
Sf7it on teit trial Send
postal for Illnstrau-a Catalotrn- rnnfalnlntr tratlmon
lals and full particulars AOESTH WASTED.
Monarch Lightning Saw Co. , 163 Randolph S t. , Chicago.
A VALUABLE BOOK !
TO ALL EX-80LDIER8 !
3Tor a cliib of ten subscribers
we -will send free a
copy of the
"WAH OF THE REBELLION,
WITH THEIR SERVICE AND LAST KNOWN
COMPILED FROM OFFICIAL RECORDS,
FOB USE OF
UNITED STATES PENSION OFFICE.
This book should be in tlio linnds of every cx
soldier, ami especially every applicant for a pen
sion ; for it cannot fail to be of the greatest assist
ance in the proving of their claims. Hut two
thousand copies, in all, of this work have ever
been printed, and of these ono thousand was pur
chased by the Pension Oillee. The other thousand
have been bought by Tub National Thibuni:,
which has thereby secured entire control of the
Bale of tlio book.
Trice, 81.50 per copy, (postngo prepaid,) or
FltEJS to tho sender of a Club of
THR HATMAL TRIBUNE,
Washington, D. C.
1861 W ik U
W W rM.iaktmj
W p Ml kp. c
GRAND, SQUARE AND UPRIGHT
JOHN F. ELLIS fc CO..
t n e av i: j: i: it piaxo,
And Di-tlrrs in
Pianos, Organs.. Mien "i'nsic, and Musical
No. 937 Pennsylvania Ae., Near inth ?f.,
Washington, D. C.
THE GREATEST SNVENTION of iliEracs.
1 FAIRY SEWING K2ACHBHE.
iti'VKnsn.'ni:. sTnoxc, PRACTir.it, cshfai. nt:t,i.
fftl.ti. EndorM.l liytho XnbII Press and all tho leading X'layirN
nus of tho fnitt'd Slates. A first-clns. lmndFon-n, praetiral Sewing
3!RrhIno, upon wlileli any ladycau do tho worK of an ontlro family
vriihmit Injury to the lie.vitli.
TliU Sowing Slnchliio ! ronstrnetod npon a now, novel, and pclontlfio
principle., requiring onlv alinut ono fifth tlio strength neecssary to run
an ordinary h wing M.iehlnn. It i lmiossihlo for It to got out of
order, asit h.isno compllc.ited mnehltiery, and It will never refuao
to Riiten; Doing sitnpiu in construction anu oporatlon, any six yearoiu
child enn otienito It.
ixxi; 1-AiitA- Is rccommondod by riiynlelans as tho only llachino
that fnn Io rim Ziy I.iiiSIoh illhkcst jnjiiry (o tlio Siosiltli.
Just as good A.-orI:as atsooo Jlachine, and new any Kind or
narts of tho I"ntry r.Ic!inr-aro all nlctinl nln-iJ
mnrn than ono Mnchlno to a town at thla orlco.
i.tln .l.rtl '1i,i!1f Vnr,nnunrn.1n(. frnm rfjlTin.dl
CntlTS 00! I A05 OntlMe thrt Renrler tf ONP
r.""' ""ST."'.'."".. "...",."..::.. t......f.".K i-
cnargva iiro-pi iu imv purtm nn t miru finiu, uuns
J-l'.... ,.',. IU...'. .11" ..... .-...HJ-, .. , . , -.
A RARE OFFER !
Hitherto a low-priced watch h:t3 been the very poorest
of investments ; being of no , alue as a time-keeper, and
a constant source of expense and atiiinnm e to its owner.
The VAT!:iUJl l( "UWiTH "will he found a
marvel of fiimjilteltv, uectiraev, and cheapness.
MJ1P1..I2. because it Is composed of less than one-half
the usual numiier of p.irts in a watch, which are so
arranged its to he easily i leaned or repaired.
At't'L'It ATI'-, because it Mill run twenty-four hours,
and keep time eipial to the better grades of watches.
('II ISA I. because it will wear for years, and is offered
at a price within the reach of everybody.
WE WILL 8EN0
Hie Walerbury Watcl
E NATIONAL TRIB1
FOR ONE YEAJt
TO ANY ADDRESS
THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE,
Washington, D. C.
Ailrcrthanents inserted under this head at the rate of
tut nty-fit e cent i for time llnee. A ridress replies to advertiser,
care of 'i'lir. NATIONAL TUinUNE.
WANTHl). The addresses of George llarwood, Law
rence lluike, and Alfred I.ovpjoy, late of company
M, 5th U. ti. cavalry, by .lames Kernan.
"TTT-ANTKI). The address of K. "VViteher, late of com
V panyJl.Htli Illinois cavalry, by Tin: National
WANTK1). The addresses of an v oflh-ers of coinpany
A, 15th NT. Y. heavy artillery by Henry I. Fnn.
ANT1:d. Tlie address of Lieut. Barker 11. Glidden.
of conijiany V, Utli Maine, by C. II. Chase.
"TTT'ANTEI). The aihliesesof .Iohua M. Snyder, lato
e.ipi.ilu company D.ft.id 111. inlantry, ora'nv inem
herof -md i oinpanv who was acquainted, with Vni. S.
1'nller, by Myra A. Thompson. U"-2t.
WANTi:i). The iiamTj nnd address of the captain of
company 1. Sth N. Y. infantry, at Tallahassee,
Fla., by Joseph Siuioud.
WANTKD. Tin- addresses of Alfred Kinnaman.AVil
llam Kiuuauiaii, Clias. Spurgeon, or i'artnii Itice
late of company F. 21st Indiana volunteers, by Jacob A
VV IM111V It
i.nii". 1 ur muiii-iim r hi uiiy, into 01 com
pany H, Did 111. volunteers, formerly of Itochelle,
rri... .l.lMAnnnr t.i 1 t . -
111., by Kohcrt'lteeves
f ANTED. The address of any member of company
1 V A, Kith U. b. infantry, who was acquainted with
Clias. Sliirhey, by G. E. Iawrenee.
5TANTED. The address of any member of company
V F, htb Mo. infantry, by Joseph Page.
"TTANTED. The mldresses of the follnwinp members
? V of the lilsti, Ohio inlantry: Lirut. I. ir. Fluhait
Corporal A. L. Seelev, Private Jas. Kugcles or Win. lius
f,'les, by A. D. Itusaell
ANTED. The addresses of any members of com
pany C, 39th N. Y. infantry, by John Mack. CS-a
TfTrAN'l'ED. The addresses of Captain Nathan P.
VV tiregi;, Lieut.'s Jo.--eph D. Gieer and Hfnry C.
Lindscy, or any member of company M, 11th Kansas, by
Henry L. Cook.
"TJtr ANTED. The nddreas of William TL Jones, for
VV merl of company O, 12th Tenn. inlantry volun
teers, and later of Camden, N. J. aueh information, If
sent to this office, would result to liii advantage.
WANTED. The address of John Ityon, or any mem
ber of company JI, 1st battalion, loth U. S. in
fantry, by Joseph Noll. fri-lt
"TTTANTED. The ad.lress of Fritz Grlmskie, lahTof
7 Y company 11, (With re;'t New York vols., bv The A1j
tinnal Tribune, Washington, D. C, or tho address of any
of his family or relatives. tf
WANTED. The address of Michael Cash, late second-class
llremau U.S. steamship Chocura, by The
Rational Triliun. Washington. D. C. or the addrms nf nn v
of hla family or relatives. tf
ItlMf V,y,S.a C-M" j.-" Xfe.'A
mi feMfMr. fei
VJv'i1 NCi"?7si'i ra''Cr'K "t i'J
PAN tS t
Day or Nigtrt Celebrations,
PUBLIC AND PRIVATE DISPLAYS.
FIREWORKS, FLAGS, LANTERNS, &c.
Send for Price-Tist.
THE UHEEELLED FIREWORKS CO,
Miimifncdircrs and Importers,
No. 7 PAJ-K PliACE, XEXY YOllK.
THE NATIONAL TPJB
A PAPER FOR THE MILLION.
S1.00 PER YEAR.
"To care for him who has borne the battle, and for hl3
widow and orphans." Aiikaiiam Li.vcoi,?.-.
"The validity of tiie public debt nf the United States,
authori'ed by law, including debts incurred for payment
of pensions and bounties for services in suppressing
insurrection or rebellion, shall not be questioned." Sec.
1, Akt. XIV, CoNyrnx"rio orinr. United States.
" I consider it the ablest paper devoted to the interests
of tiie soldier published in the country. I earnestly com
mend it to all comrades of the Order.
Commando--in- Chief, G. A. Ji.
PROSPECTUS FOR 1883.
THE NATIONAL, TIUBUNC during the coming
year will be a better paper than ever.
As an Inducement to the friends and rcadere of Tiie
National Tkikune to form clubs and canvass for new
subscribers, we have concluded to oiler the following
CAMI'AIGIVS OF TIIE r:V!L "IVAU, 10 vols. By
the most distinguished military leaders, as follows:
I. The Outbreak of Kebellioit. V.v John U. A7co
lay, i... Private Seeietary to l'reidi-nt Lincoln.
'2. Vrom Kort Henry to Corinth. By tho Hon.
AT. '. Fone, Itrig.-Gei.. ami ISM. M.i.-(en. U. S. V., etc.,
Treasurer of the Society of the Army ot the Tennessee.
3. The PciiiiiMihi. P.y Alexander .?. Webb, IS t. Maj.
Gen. V. . A., Assistant Clnet of Artillery, Army of tne
Potomac, lol-'C-J; alterwards Chiel of fetalf, Army of the
4. The Army under Pope. By John C. Hopes, K.,
of the Military Historical Society of Massachusetts, etc.
!i. The Autietaiu and yredericksbury. I5y Fran
cis Winthrop Palfrey, late Colonel Twentieth Mass. Infan
try, ISvt. ISng.-Oeii'l U. S. V.
(i. Chnnce'lorsville and Gettysburg. By Abner
Doubleduy, Bvt. Maj.-Gen'l U. S. A. and Maj.-Gen'l U. S.
7. The Army of the Cumberland. By Henry Jfl
Ciftx Brevet Brigadier-Gcn'l U. S. V.: A. A. G. on the
stall of Major-Oen'l ilosecrans and the statf of Maior
Gene'l Thomas; Secretary of the Society of the Army of
f. The Mississippi. By Lieut. F. V. Green.
0. Atlanta. By tiie Hon. Jacnb J). Cox, Ex-Governor
of Ohio, late Secretary of the Interior of the United States,
Major-Gen'l U. S. V., cpnjmauding Twenty-third Corps,
10. The March to the Sea Franklin and Nash
ville. By the Hon. Jacob D. Cox, Ex-Governor of Ohio,
late Secretary of the Interior of the United Mates, Major
General U. S. V., commanding Tw enty-third Corps, etc.
Anyone of the ten for a club of t subscribers ; 2 for a
club of 1:1; 3 for a club of 13; -1 for a club of !; a for a
club of 25; C for a club of 30; 7 for a club of o5; S fora
club of 10; 0 for a club of 4.5. and the 10 fora club of 50.
aj)j:i?sonv:i.le jhauy and ovr of the
IJEAO. Latest edition. For a club of not lets
CAPTUF.ING A LOCOMOTIVE. The story of one
of the most brilliant achievements of the war. Fora
club of not less than S.
TIIE SEASIDE JLI21KAKY. 1,500 volumes, com
prising tiie works of the most distinguished authors.
Any one of thec fora club of- subscribers. Cata
logue furnished on application.
FliANKLlN MIL'AUE LI2!!tART, comprising the
works of many celebrated authors. Any one of these
for a club of i subscribers. Catalogues furnished on
ROSTE-t. OF ATX REG I DIE NT AX SURGEONS
and Assistant Surgeons in the late war, with their
service and last known pot-ollice addrens, complied
from oflieial records for the use of the United Mates
Pension Oflice. Tins book should be in the hands
of every ex-soldier, and especially every applicant
fora pension; for it cannot fail to be of the greatest
assistance in the proving of their claims. But two
thousand copies, in nil, of this work have ever been
printed, and of these one thousand was purchased by
the Pension Ofliic. The other thousand have been
bought by Tun National TninrxE, which lias there
by secured entire control of tlio sale of the book. AVc
ull furnish a copy to any person who will send us a
club of 10 subscribers.
1. A handsome photograph (imperial size,) printed on
heavv tinted canls.of Commander-in-Chief andervoort,
taken especially for The National Thihum:, for a club
of 3 subscribers.
i. A superb photograph, (pen and ink finish) size 1G
by 20, of tiie Grand Parade and Review of the Yietors of
the Rebellion wheeling into Fifteenth street, from Penn
sylvania avenue, Washington, June, lfco5, lor a club of 10
3. 'Inclve Stereoscopic Views of "Washington, all new
series photographed since the improvement, including all
the public buildings, exterior and Interior, for a club of
4. Cabinet Views of Presidents, Members of the Cab
inet, Senators, Representatives, Supreme Court Justires,
and other prominent men. Any one of these fora club
of 3 subscribers. Catalogues furnished on application.
To any person who will send us 3."5 in money, we will
mail a copy of The National TninuNE for "one year
and the "Watcrbury Watch, a handsome and reliable
1. Ansonia Clock, with alarm, for n club of 20 sub
scribers. 2. Ansonia Clock, without alarm, for a club of 15 sub
1. Three-blade Pruning and Budding Knife, for a club
of 10 subscribers.
2. Tw o-blade Knife, oil tempered and tested, for a club
of 5 subr-cribers.
3. Large '1 hree-bladeKnife, hand-forged ruzorsteol, ibr
a club ot 10 subscribers.
4. Extra strong Two-blade Knife for a club of 10 sub
scribers. JC7F" The above premiums will be sent postage and cx
pressage prepaid, or, in their place, lor every ten new
subset ibers an extra copy of the National Teikune
w 111 be furnished to the ge'tter-up of the club.
As a result of the above inducements to canvas3 for
subscribers to Tin: Naiio.val Tkim'ne, we anticipate
that a very large number of new clubs will be formed
during the balance of the year, and, with a view to inter
esting all our renders in the work, we have concluded to
ofler the following extra premiums lor the largest num
ber of subscribers sent us by any one person between
September lii and January 1 next:
1. To the person bending us the largest number, ?i 00
2. " " " .second ,; " it) m)
.. It tt i
-j ! It l
timd " " 17 oo
fourth " " i(i oo
fifth " " i.-.iw
sixth " " ii ou
seventh " " i;t oo
eighth " " is 00
ninth " " ii oo
tenth " " 10 00
xW The subscription price of Tni: National Tnir.CNi:
has been permanently redmed to One ")ollar per year.
To guard against loss", remit by Registered Litter, Postal
Money Order, or Dratt on New York. Money seat in anv
other way will be at the risk of tho sender. Address all
THE NATIONAL TRIBUNE,
615 Fifteenth Street.
"Washington, D. C.
I j A "Lcailinnr lior.ilon rhys-
ic:an cstnuilaiici nn
for tho Cure nf
'From Am. Journal ofMcilirir.-.
T)r. Ab. Ucsarolo (Into of T.oni1in vhomsl-esaspeclalty
of Epilepsy, has without doubt treated and cured more cases
than any other living phyMcliw Ills enccass has simply boin
nton!ehlng; wo hevo hoard ofcaJPof over to years' stand
ing successfully cnrrd by hlni. llo Iih puMlhed a workoa
this dlsoRbe, which lie niU with a 1 go hottto of hla we-n-dorfnl
euro frre to niy sufferor who may soml their oxprcs
aud 1. O. .Acldrp .mlrlrs an v ono wishing a euro to ud
dress Dr. AB. MEtjEKOLE, Ho. 98 John St., Ser Teric
Every Ilu.sty Ulsijion XueiLs Them.
Rituals, with Key, pocket form, morocco and gilt,
for Qi. Other books, goodj, etc.
Send for catalogue to
SlAMONIC BOOK AGENCY,
lyM 145 Broadway, Xew York.
BEST EVER MADE.
LMOUY'S L1TTLB CATTIABTIC TILLS. Xo family
slmuld be without them. I'leasant to take; no griping.
Druggists ell them, or by mail for 10 cents a box, in "pust
age stamps. Standard Cure Co., lH Xass.iu-strect,
.Now York. SG-ly
Mention this raper.
TT AT? "VATT now t0 JIak0 Money Fwt
A? J"Xi X VJ J and Plenty of It, send name
and address, on 1'ostal Card, aud get it.
V. XJiSTEK, 22
.Wlf WMMAV. M.W. MVIT AV4A,
Br i 1 m
2Q Om 52 lii
I r li I IU I
Q-EOEG-E E. LEMOIST,
OmcD, 015 Fifteenth St., (Citizens National Bant,)
P. O. Deawei: 325. "WAsniNGTON;, D. C.
If wounded, injured, or have contracted any disease,
however slight tho disability, apply at once, "thousands
Widows, minor children, dependent mothers, fathcra,
and minor brothers and sisters, in the order named aro
War of 1812.
All surviving officers nnd soldiers of this war, whether
in the Military r :aval service of the United s'tates, who
served fourteen (11) davs; or. if in a haul.' or skirmish,
for a less period, and tho widows of such who have not
remarried, aro entitled to a pension of eight dollars a
month. Proof of loyalty is no longer required in these
Increase of Pensions.
Pension laws arc moro liberal now than formerly, and
many are now entitle! to a higher rate than thev receive.
From and after January, l-vji, I shall make no charges
for my serrie in claims for mcrea.se of nension, where
no new disability is alleged, unless successful in procur
ing the increase.
Restoration to Pension Roll.
Pensioners who have lecn unjustly dropped from the
pension roil, or wh.is names have been stricken there
troin by reason of failure to draw their pension for a
period of three years, or by reason of re-enlistment, mav
have their pensions renewed by corresponding with this
from one regiment or vessel and enlistment in another is
no: a bar to pen-ion in cases where the wound, disease, or
miury was inmrred while in the service of the United
States and in the line of duty.
Survivors of all wars from 1730 to March 3, 1S3."", and
certain heirs, are entitled to one hundred and sixty acres
of land, if not already received. Soldiers of the late war
Land warrants purchased for cash at the highest mar
ket rate, and assignments perfected.
Prisoners of War.
Eation money promptly collected.
Amounts due collected without unnecessary delay.
Such claims cannot be collected without the furlough.
Horses Lost in Service.
yiunasui iiiis cnaracer promptly attended to. Many
lflim5 Of tll!5 fllHTSir-fOf l.OTrt Iwfln niM.nAm.c-1.. ,i..A
15 of thl rbnrflrtrr nmmntlvnfon.iAfl In
claims of this character have been erroneously rejected
Correspondence m such cases is respectfuly invited.
Bounty and Pay.
Collections promptly made.
Property taken by the Army in
States Not in Insurrection.
Claims of thisveharacter will receive special attention,
provided they were filed liefore January 1, 1S80. If not
filed prior to that date they sire barred bv statute of lim
itation. In addition to the above wo prosecute Military and
Naval Claims of every description, procure Patents,
1 radc-Marks, Copyrights ; attend to business before the
General Land Otlice and other Bureaus of the Interior
Department, and all the Departments of the Government.
"We invite correspondence from all Interested. aoSitrln"
them of the utmost promptitude, energy, and thorough
ness in all matters intrusted to our hands.
GEORGE E. LEMON.
sis w m i!Is
a " a a w
GEO. E. LEMON",
WASHINGTON, D. C,
Attorncy-at-LaTr and Solicitor of
AMSSICAST & FOREIGN
ESTABI,IS2ED OT 1833.
CAN I OBTAIN A PATENT?
Send a rough sketch or (If you can) a model of your
Invention t GrOKGi: K. Lkmox. ashincton, I). C,
and a "";i:T..ni":AnY EXAlXATIO": will bo
made of all Unitnl btates Patents of the same class of
inventions, and you will be advised whether or not a
patent can be obtained.
"WILL BE MADE FOP. THIS
What Will a Patent Cost?
If you are advised that your invention is patentable
send GO to pay Government application fi'i- of 3I5 ami
Jfo for tiie draw ings reijuiriil bv ihv tljvernment. Tliis
amount is pa able wlun the ai'ph. atiou is made. This
is all of the expi-nse, unless a l'atent is tiHowinl. When
allowed, the attorney's tK- (h2o) a;.d the final Govern
mont fee t. .'-()) is payable.
By these terms uii Li.o.v beforehand for nothing
v. hi thor ou an- going to get a Parent or not, a:.d no at
torney 's lee i-i i hargtd ual'ss yott do '-et a Patent.
An attorney wli"sc- t,elei ndbon hls-uecessinohtain-ing
the I-aieiit will not m i j on tliat your Invention is
patentable unless it really w pa'intz'iile'so far as his best
jud'.'iuent tan aid indeunmnmc the question; hence,
you ean rely otuheadvicegienrateraprelimluary exam
mat' uii had.
DICMON PATJErVTS and the UEGISTRATIOX
OJ-' i..U5f.S aud TWADI:-"Hc"lJKS secured.
VA J"AT: prej sired and lib d.
AnpHcation lor the I".E-"fc.M'E OF PATE.VTS
caretuily and skillfully prepaied and promptly prose
cuted. Ajiilications in revivor of ItriJtrTiSD, A3JAIV
lJtra:i Oli bOniUllSD CANES made. Very
often aiuable Inventions arc saved in these classes of
If you have undertaken to secure your own patent and
failed, a sklllmi handling of rhe case mav lead to success.
Send me u written request addreed to the Commissioner
of Patents that ho iecog;ii7e Gcokoe E. Lejio.n, of Wash
Ineton, I. C, as your attorney in the case, civing the
ttth of the invention and ainrnt the date of filing your
application. An examination will be made of the case,
and you will be informed whether or not a patent can ba
obtained. This examination and report will cost yott
no.' hi u;.
Interference Con:ci: arising within the Patent
Oi'ive I-etween two or more rival claimants to thesatno
subject-matter of invention, attended to.
Appenl ilemedies. pursued in relief from adverse
Searches made for title to invention's.
Copies or Patents furnished at the regular Govern
ment rates, v-5 cent each.) if subsequent to 1&66 previous
patents, not printed, at eost of making copies.
Copies oi' Olllchsl Records tarnished.
('pinion- rendered as to scone, validity, and Infringe
ment of Patents.
In fact, my information relating to Patents and to
property lights in inventions uromptly furnished on tha
most msonahle terms.
Beniember, this ofilce has been in successful operation
since liGo, and you therefore reap the benefits of experi
ence. Address, with stamp for reply,
WASHEfGTOX, E. C.
43J" Keference given to actual clients In almost every
ftrnTlfrt nlt'An tv
county in the United States.
4 A TT r Q Send two 3 ct. stamps to C. TOLL
OAii IJO NKR. Jr., BrooUlyu, IV. Y., for
a new set elegant Chromo Carda and Catalogue of Latest
Designs for Fall and Winter, 61-131
a it rl