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Mbetikg o* Court*. Supreme Court of- the ynited States, second Monday in J?u*irv. Circuit Court tif the District of Columbia for Washington county, fourth Moutlay of March and fourth Slobdiy of Nov ember. Circoit Court of the District of Columbia for Alexandria county, first Monday in May and first Monday in October. Criminal Court pf the District of Columbia for Washington county, second Monday of March, first Monday of June, fourth Moaday of October, and last Monday of December. Criminal Jouri of th<; District of Columbia for Alexandria county, first Monday of April and first Monday of November. Banas. Bapk of Washington?corner of Louisiana avenue and D street?discount day, luesday. fm. Gunton, President; Jas. Adams, Cashier. Bank of the Metropolis?Pennsylvania ave nue, between F and G streets, opposite the Treasury Department?discount day, Friday. John P. Van Ness, President; Richard Smith, Cashier. Patriotic Bank?7th street, between C and D streets?discount day, Thursday. G. C. G ram mer, President; Chauncey Bestor, Cashier. Inbukance Offices. Firemen's Insurance Company of Georgetown and Washington?office in the hall of the Per severance Fire Company's building, Centre Mar ket square. Jas. Adams, President; Alexander Mclntyre, Secretary. Franklin Insurance Company?office corner of 7th and D streets, next door to the Patriotic Bank. G. C. Grammer, President; Geo. Stetti nius, Secretary. Potomac Fire Insurance Company-?office on Bridge street, Geergetwwn. John Kurtz, Presi dent ; Henry Kinfe, Secretary. Churches. Baptist, Rev. O. B. Brown, 10th street, be tween E and F. Baptist, Rev. Mr. Samson, Aldermen's room, city hail. * Baptist, Rev. Mr. Tindell, corner of 4th street and Virginia* avenue." Baptist, Shiloh, Elder Robert C. Leachman, on Virginia avenue, near 4j street. Catholic, St. Patrick's, Rev. Mr. Mathews, F strfeet, between 9th and 10th, Catholic, St. Matthews, Rev. John P. Donclan, corner of H and loth streets. Catholic, St Peter's, Re*. Mr. Van Horseigh, 2d street, between C and D, Capitol hill. Friends, I street, between 18th and 19th. Lutheran, English, Rev. Dr. Muller, City hall. Lutheran, German, Rev. Mr. Boroher, corner of G and 20th streets. Methodist Ebenezer, Rev. Messrs. Jordan and Brown, 4th street, between F and G, navy yard. Methodist Foundry, Rev. John Davis, corner of 14th and G streets. Methddist Wesley, Rev. Mr. Edwards, corner of F and 5th streets. Methodist Protestant, Rev. Mr. Sutherland, 9th street, between E and F Methodisi Protestant, Rev. Thomas M. Flint, pastor, 6th Street east, between G and I streets south, near Navy Yard. New Jeru6alem> Council chamber, City hall. Presbyterian, Rev. Dr. Laurie, pastor?Rev. Septimus Tustoo, associate?F street, between 14th and loth. 1st Presbyterian, Rev. Mr. Sprole, 4? street, between C and D. 2d Presbyterian, Rev. Mr. Knox, corner of H street and New York avenue. 4th Presbyterian, Rev. J. C. Smith, 9th street, between G and H. Christ, Episcopal, Rev. Mr. Bean, G street, between 6th and 7th, navy yard. St. John's, Episcopal, Rev. Dr. Hawley, cor ner of 16th and H streets. Trinity, Episcopal, Rev. Mr. Stringfellow, 5th street, between Louisiana avenue and E street, Protestant Episcopal Mission, Rev. Mr. French, Apollo hall. Unitarian, Rev. Mr. Bulfinch, corner of D and and 6th streets. Circulating Libraries. Washington Library?room on 11th street, between Pennsylvania avenue and D street; open daily from 3 to" 5 o'clock, p. m. Jefferson Apprentices' Library Association? room west wing City hall, open every Wednes day and Saturday evenings, from 7 to 9, p. m. Fire Companies. Union?located at the corner of H and 20th streets; regular night of meeting, the in every month. W. B. Magruder, President; Charles Calvert, Secretary. Frann-in?located on 14th street, near Penn sylvania avenue; regular night of meeting, the first Tuesday in every month. Robert Coltman, President; William Durr, Secretary. Perseverance?located on Pennsylvania ave nue, Centre market square; regular night of meeting, the first Thursday in every month. Saml. Bacon, President; G. S. Gideon, Secretary. Northern Liberties?located on the corner of Massachusetts avenue anil 8th streets; regular night of meeting, the first Wednesday in every month. John Y. Bryant, President; Augustus Brown, Secretary. Island?located on Maryland avenue, between 10th and 11th streets; regular night of meeting, the second Monday in every month. William Lloyd, President; Wm.T. Doniphan, Secretary. Columbia?located on South Capitol street, near the Capitol; regular night of meeting, the first Thursday in every month. James Adams, President; Secretary. Anacostia?located on Virginia avenue and L street south ; regular night of meeting, the first Friday in every month. Thos. Thornlev, Presi dent ; Wat. Gordon, Secretary. Armories. Washington Light Infantry?west wing City hall; regular night of meeting, the first Monday in every month. ? National Blues?east wing City hall; regular night of meeting, first Moaday in every month. Columbian Artillery?west wing City hall; regular night of meeting, the first Tuesday in every month. Meehanical Riflemen?east wing City hall; regular night ol meeting, the second Monday in every month. Union Guards?hall of the Union engine house; regular night of meeting, the first Wednesday in ?very month. Masonic. Federal Lodge, No. 1?room comeT of 12th street and Pennsylvania avenue; regular night ?f meeting, fint Monday in Bvery month. Naval Lodge, No. 4?room Masenic hall, nary yard; regular night of meeting, first Saturday every month. Potomac Lodge, No, 5, Georgetown?room in Bridge street, opposite Union hotel; regular night ol meeting, fourth Friday in every month. Lebanon Lodge, No. 7?room comer 4* street and Pennsylvania avenue; regular night of meet ing, first Friday in every month. New Jerusalem Lodge, No. 9?room corner of 4h street and Pennsylvania avenue; regular meeting, third Tuesday in every mouth. Hiram Lodge, No. 10?room over West mar ket, 1st ward ; regular meeting, first Wednesday in every month. Grand Lodge of District of Columbia?annual communication first Tuesday in November, semi annual, first Tuesday in May. Installation meeting, St. John's day, 27th December. I. 0. 0. F. Central Lodge, No. 1?room City hall; night of regular mee ting, Friday. Washington Lodge, No. 6?room City hall; night of regular meeting, Tuesday. Eastern Lodge, No. 7?at present occupying a room in Masonic hall, nary yard; night of regu lar meeting, Friday. Potomac Lodge, No. 8?Odd Fellows' hall, Alexandria ; regular night of meeting, Friday. Harmony Lodge, No. 9?Odd Fellows' hall, corner of 7th and G streets, navy yard; regular night of meeting, Monday. Columbia Lodge, No. 10?room City hall; regular night of meeting, Thursday. Union Lodge, No. 11?Odd Fellows' hall,navy yard ; regular night of meeting, Wednesday. Friendship Lodge, No. 12?room over West market, first ward; night of regular meeting, Thursday. Covenant Lodge, No. 13?Odd Fellows' hall, Jefferson street, Georgetown; regular night of meeting, Monday. Columbian Encampment, No. 1?room City hall; regular night of meeting, last Wednesday in everv month. Marley Encampment, No. 2?Odd Fellows' hall, Alexandria; regular nights of meeting, second and fourth Mondays in every month. Grand Lodge of the District of Columbia meets annually on the second Monnay in No vember, and quarterly on the second Mondays of January, April, July, and October. Sons of Temperance. Timothy Division, No. 1?room Buckingham's hall, on C street, between 10th and lltli streets; night of regular meeting, Wednesday. Harmony Division, No. 2.?Room St. Asaph street, Alexandria; night of regular meeting, Monday. Bene^cial Society. Island Beneficial Society of the City of Wash ington, D. C.?Night of regular meeting, the first Thursday in every month?John W. Martin, pre sident; Win. T. Doniphan, Secretary. Temperance Society. Freemen's Vigilant?room Carusi's saloon ; regular night of meeting, Friday. ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE OF THE MAILS. Northern and Eastern Mails arrive daily at 5 a. m. and 6? p. m., and close at 3 p. m. and 9 p. m.; the mail that closes at 3 p. m. goes through to Boston. Baltimore Extra Mnil arrives at 11? a. m. Western Mail arrives at 7J p. m., and closes at 9 p. m., daily. Southern Mail arrives at 3 p, m., and closes at 9 p. m. Warren ton Mail arrives at 5 p. m. oi)^ Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday; closes at 9 p. m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday; daily in July, August, and September. Middleburg (Va.) Mail arrives at 5 p. m. on Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday-closes at 9 p. m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Leesburg Mail arrives on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday, at 5 p. m.; closes on Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday, at 9 p. m. Winchester and Harper's Ferry Mail closes daily at 9 p. m., and arrives at 7 J p. m. Port Tobacco Mail arrives at 6 p. m. on Wed nesday and Saturday ; closes at 9 p. m. on Sun day and Wednesday. Upper Marlboro' Mail arrives at 4 p. m. on Tuesday, Thursday", and Saturday; closes at 9 p. m. on Sunday, T uesday, and Thursday. Annapolis Mail arrives at 74 p. m., and closcs at 9 p. m.', daily. Brookville Mail closes at 9 p. m. on Thurs day, and arrives at 2 p. m. on Sunday. Rockville Mail arrives at 7 p. m. en Monday, Wednesday, and Friday; closes at 9 p. m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. The Post Office is open for business daily, from 8 a. m. till 9 p. rn., except on Sunday ; on that day it will be open from 8 to 10 a. m., from 12 ta 1 p. m., and from 8 to 9 p. m. OMNIBUS FOR ALEXANDRIA.?An omnibus leaves Newton's Hotel, Alexandria, for Wash ington, every morning at 'J o'clock. Returning, it will leave John West's tavern in Washington, daily, for Alexandria, at 4 P. M. And so continue until further noticc. Fare 25 cent*, dec 21? HENRY CHATHAM. JOHN A. BLAKE, Bookbinder, Paper Ruler, and ?I Blank Book manufacturer, south side of Pennsyl vania avenue, near 14th street, and opposite Fuller's City Hotel (up stairs). Blank books of all descrip tions manufactured to order, old books rebound, maps mounled and varnished, and all kinds of fancy binding executed in the neatest manner and at rea sonable prices. NOCK'S IMPROVED PATENT LEAF HOLD ER, ?R TEMPORARY BINDER,of all the various sizes, with or without locks, will be furniihed in any quantity and in any style of binding desired, at whole sale prices. nov 6?dtf I )F.\IIOLDER?Aldcri's Patent Pivot Penholder J. is constructed with an ingeniously arranged spring, which imparts to the common steel pen all the desirable qualities of a good quill. These hold ers have been much improved lately, and are much superior to the first lot manufactured. For sale by R. FARNHAM, Agent for the Manufacturer, nov C corner llth st. and Penn. av. 1 ADY'S BOOK OF FLOWERS AND POETRY; JJ to which is added a Botanical Introduction, a complete Floral Dictionary, and a Chapter on PlanU in Rooms. Edited by Lucy Hooper. A new edition with plates. Just received and for sale at the book store of R. FARNHAM, nov 11 corner of llth st. and Tcnn. av. IOOK HERE.?Persons suffering from colds, J coughs, fiu;., can be supplied with Pease's Hoarhound Candy Brown's Boneaet Candy McColling's Syrup of May Apple and Wild Cherry S^aytie's Syrup of Wild Olmrry Jayne'a Tonic Expectorant Covat's Balm of Life Thompson's Life Preserver Wistar's Cough Lozenges Sherman's Cough Lozenges Peters' Cough Lozenges by calling on C. H. JAMES, Corner 14th and E streets. Where may also be found a full and general assort* montof Drugs, Medicines, Perfumery, Fancy Articles, Brushes, Combs, &c.; all which are sold low lor cash or to punctual customers. dec 18? IIO THE GENTLEMEN.?JulesHauel's celebrat . ed Ambrosial Cream for shaving Ring Verbena ('ream Nap es Shaving Soap (in pots) Military Shaving Soap Naples Saponaceous Compound Creme d'Amande Amisis Guerlain's Ambrosial Cream. And a variety of others, for sale by C. H. JAMES, dec 18? Corner 14th and E streets. rpO THE LADIES'?Jules Hauel's celebrated 1 Eau Lustrale, for preserving and beautifying the hair, and giving it a fine gloss. For sale by C. H. JAMES, dec 18? Corner 14th and E streets. I FOREIGN AND AMERICAN SNUFFS?I have just received a very large supply of foreign, and American Snutt's, embracing the largest assort ment ever offered for sale in this city, named, in part, as follows: AMERICAN. 216 pounds American Gentleman 240 Genuine Congress 211 Imitation do 237 Demi Gros 312 Guignon 800 Yellow, brown, and black Rappee 45G Plain unscented do 250 Lancaster do 350 Maccabau 184 Imitation do 120 Fine Scotch 20 do No 1 and 2, in bottles 1(>7 Natchitoches 12 dozen do in bottles FOREIGN*. 10 dozen Maccabau de la Martinique de chez Jos. Lamorelle 3 Ilardham's No. 9 and 27, in lead 3 Veritable Rape de Paris sans oppr6t 1 Friburg & Freycr's Magee, in tin 2| Bolongoro Borgris, Rappe Morocco The above Snuffs, with a large stock of Cigars, Fancy Articles, Perfumery, &c., were selected by myself from the principal American and importing houses in New York, Philadelphia, and Baltimore, and are offered for sale as cheap as any store in this city. JAMES M. DORSETT, Suuff, Tobacco, and Fancy Store, dec 9 No 11, cast of Gadsby's Hotel. CHEAP BOOTS AND SHOES. PHILADELPHIA STORES, Smith's Row, corner of llt.U anilP streets, and Granite Rote, I'ennsylvatiia Avenue, BETWEEN 3d AND 4? STREETS. niTrZENS, STRANGERS, and MEMBERS OF 17 CONGRESS, come and buy where only one price is asked. Persons not acquainted with the prices of goods often have to pay fifteen, and even thirty per cent more than those who know the cus tomary price, and have the tact of Jewing down to the lowest price. In our Stores, we ask no more and take no less than the fixed price. All intelligent per sons approve of this way of doing business, and be lieve it the only fair way of dealing. Our stock is large and well assorted. We have of our own make, DRESS BOOTS, at $3; WATER PROOF, at $3 50 and $4 50; DRESS BOOTEES, A1 75 to $2 50, of FRENCH CALF; GENTLE MEN'S SLIPPERS, MOROCCO AND CALF, at 75 cents; GENTLEMEN'S CLOTH SLIPPERS, at $ 1 25. QUILTED WALKING SHOES for Ladies, de cidedly the most pretty and comfortable shoe a lady can have for cold weather. PARIS TIES and SLIPPERS, very handsome, still selling for $1. Children's wear in every variety. ~Near'y 1,000 pairs of India Rubber Over Shoes, in every style. 1 Prime figured Rubbers, a beautiful over shoe, at 75 cents. Wc seek not to humbug tho public with "selling j out below cost," or " twenty-five per cent, lower than ' any other store :" no sensible person is influenced by any such statements. Our manner of doing business is upon the one price system; we fix a fair profit, ! which all no doubt will allow, and m so doing, we 1 have been well sustained, as our cash book fully I shows. Repairing, and every thing connected with ou business, shall receivc prompt attention. Prices the same in each Store. Three qf the four comprising the firm are practical Shoe makers, having graduated on the bcncli. J. E. FOWLER & CO. corner 11th and F sts. MANN & BROTHERS, nov 26-colm Pennsylvania avenue G ANDERSON, BOOKSELLER AND STA vT. TIONER, between 12f/? and 13th streets, Penn. Jlrenue.?G. A. keeps constantly for sale the follow ing articles, which he offers wholesale and retail, 011 as liberal terms as can be had here or elsewhere, viz: Printing paper, wrapping paper Binders' and trunk boards Russia, ca f, and sheep skins Writing paper,drawing paper Visiting and business cards, playing cards Drawing materials, fancy articles, perfumery Fishing tackle and twine, writing desks 0 Work boxes, blank books, Porfoiios, snuff Smoking and chewing tobacco,segars, &c Also, a general assortment of school books, classi cal miscellaneous, and juvenile works, bibles, prayer, j and hymn books of every denomination, (Catholic, Protestant, ?ic.) at the lowest northern prices, nov 6?ly /COLLOQUIAL AND GRAMMATICAL EXER yj (USES, intended to impart to the student both a theoretical and practical knowledge of the French Language. By A. N. Girault, one of the principals of the Washington High School. Just published and for sale by R. FARNHAM. SQV6 corner llth st. and i'enn. nv. PAIIEM'S AND TEACHERS.?The sub i scriber has just received from the N<?rlli a lar^e assortment of School Books. The best editions have been carefully selected and well bound, consisting of every kind of school book and other requisites thai are used in the District and the surrounding country, and will be sold at unusually low priccs. R. FARNHAM, dec C eorner llth itrcet and Penn. av. rl /1IGAR, TOBACCO, AND SNUFF DEPOT.-? \J 700,000 Cigars of various brands?50 kegs of prime Cluxeing Tobacco.?The undersigned would respect fully invite attention to his large and extensive as sortment of Superior Cigar* and Chewing Tobacco. The following are some of the choice brand* ot lor eign importation, warranted genuine? CltiAIla. Flora regalia, 1-4 boxes Britannia, 1-10 boxes Paixhan, 1-10 and 1-20 boxes Plantation, 1-10 boxes Lecshore, or Lavuelta ; La Norma Cazadores, 1-4 and 1-8 boxes ; La Caroline Canones; Constantia ; Nonpareil; Imperial Principe Perez, 1-8 boxes ; Kendon Principe Ladies' Havana, 1 1-0 boxes East India Cheroots ; Castello or rifle. SUPERIOR CIIEWINfl TOBACCO. James'gold leaf; Magnolia brand Allen's honey dew; Robinson's honey dew Bridges' natural leaf; Halsey's gold chop Pocahontas brand ; Oronoko natural llaru's sun cured; W ard's Capitol brand Elliot's sweet; Harnett's 5 to pound ; Murrell's 5 to pound ; Dumas' 5 to pound Small plug, various qualities Snuffs of every description Pip<-?, smoking tobacco, kc. In fact, 1 have every thing in my line to please the taste of the most fastidious, all of which 1 wi 1 dis pose of 10 per ccnt. cheaper than any other wholesale house in the District. - Grocers, hotel keepers, and others, would do well to give me a call, as 1 am determined to sell as cheap as any in the Eastern cities. N. B- All goods sold, if not as represented, will bo exchanged, or the money retiINTER * No. C, east of Gadsby's, sign of Jim Crow, nov C?3m 171DWAIID S. WRIGHT, Bridge Street Georgetown, 1J Importer and Dealer in Cut'ery, Stationeiy, Drj and Fancy Goods, &c., keeps constantly on hand, on the most favorable terms, the following articles CUTLERY. Ivory knives and folks, in full setts, Ivory knives and forks, in dozens, buffalo and buck, i? setts, and dozens, carvers and steels, brsad knives, ojs er knives, pocket and pen knives on cards, pocket and pen knives in dozens, erasers and desk knives, scis sor, of all qualities, razors of all qualities, German silver forks, best plated forks, German silver tabic spoons, German silver tea spoons. STATIONERY. Ruled and plain cap papers ruled and plain leUcr papers, full and half bound ledgers, full and half bound daybooks, steel pens, quills, blue and black inks, black sand, wafers, sealing wax, India rubber, port folios, inkstands of ebony, glass, cork, See., drawing pencils, common lead pencils, fine and com mon crayons, miniature ivory, miniature cases, slates in wood and paper, blue and white bonnet boards, playing cards, visiting cards, penholders, paper knives, &.C., indelible ink. dry goods. Blue,black, and fancy cloths, cassimercs, cassinetts, brown and bleached cottons, white cambrics, coiton, worsted, silk, and merino hose and half hose, si k shirts, merino shirts and drawers, cotton and silk handkerchiefs, cotton and linen tapes, corset laces, shoe ribbands, cotton cords, patent threads, cotton balls, spool cottons. COMBS AND BRUSHES. Tuck, side, nick, pocket, dressing,"riJding combs hair, tooth, nail, comb, dusting, health, shaving, and shoe bushes. FANCY GOODS. Pins and needles, knitting pins, hool|p and eyes, tailors' silk twist, Italian silk, hank cotton, fishing lines and hooks, night tapers, gum and improved gum suspenders, webb and nett suspenders, candlesticks, snuffers and trays, castors, spectacles, cups and halls, toy watches, yankoo clocks, snuff boxes, pocket books, purses, percussion caps, dolls and doll heads, toy books and prints, travelling and fancy baskets, fancy boxes in great variety, chessmen, dominoes back gammon and chess boards, thermometers, storm glasses, Jews harps, carpenters' pencils, Gcrmau sil ver thimbles, brass thimbles, tailors' thimbles, spool stands, glass boxes, fancy soaps, shaving boxes, shav ing brushes, split whale bones, spittoons, marbles and alleys, tops, skates, razor hones, razor strops, shaving glasses, watch guards, gilt, coat, and vest buttons, silk and meliair coat buttons, pearl, shirt, and vest buttons, bone and horn suspender and shirt buttons, bone and wood moulds, common jewelry, violins, violin bows, guitars, flutes and fifes, accordions, harp strings, guitar strings, violin strings, looking glasses, looking glass plates, green and fancy window blinds, paper hangings, glass tumblers, glass mugs, glass lamps, shoe blacking, single and double barrel guns, steel and brass pistols, Havana, Spanish, and hall Spanish cigars. Wilh a variety of perlumcry, ?lc. nov 6?Gm Opal.?The Opal for 1844; A pure Gift for the Holidays. Edited by N. P. Willis. List of em bellishmeuts: Christ Walking on the Sea, Ruth and Naomi, Dream of the Consumptive, Christ by the Well of Sychar, The Will, The Daughter of Jairus, The Deserted Wife, The Emigrant's Sabbath Morn ing. Nine illustrations, by J. G. Chapman. Just received and for sale by R. FA RN11 AM nov 11 corner of 11th st.. and Pcnn. av. WATTERSTON'S NEW GUIDE TO WASH INGTON.?To strangers visiting this city, who are frequently at a loss for some guide to direct them to the prominent objects ol curiosity and interest which it contains, this little volume will be ot great use. It has been found to be so by all who have con SU For 'sale at R. FA RN HAM'S Bookstore, corncr of llth street and Pennsylvania 9 venue, where can also he had a few copies of the last edition of Mr. Watteiston's Gallery of American Portraits, contain ing sketches or the most distinguished statesmen and orators of this country for the jusl thiity year;), dec 1? f I NOLLY'S HORTICULTURE.?The Theory of I J Horticulture; or, an attempt to explain the prin cipal operations of Gardening upon physiological principles. By John Lindley, F. It. S. With notes bv A. J. Downing and A. Gray. For sale bv J R. FaRNHAM, nov (j. corner of llth st. and Pcnn. av. jirANESCA'S FRENCH COURSE, an Oral Sys lYL'iemof Teaching Living Languages, illustrated by a practical course of lessons in the French through the medium of the English, by Jean Masesca, fourth Doors open at 6.1 o'clock?perlormance to com mence at 7 J, precisely. edition, revised. For .oh b, ^ FAIINII WI, corner llth street and Pcnn. av. Where may be found all the French School books now in use, and sold at very low prices. nov 6 STATIONERY WAREHOUSE!!! ? FRENCH O AND ENGLISH STATIONERY!!!?The pub licum infaraad Utat w? have received from Pal-is and Loudon, a large and most varied assortment of Staple ?nd Fancy Stationery, all ef which was se IK toiioXgf'<ur our "lcsi co"ii"ine m <?"' ?f * Folio and qunrto post papers of ex tia finish, lithographic, tracing, rnorocco, and fancy colored papers; gold and silver paper, fancy note paper in great variety, envelopes, face, embossed figured and p am, pupetaa-es, a large assortment some new and very rich patterns; pearl and ivo?' paper knives and folders, a great variety; pearl ivory and agate seals ; penholders of every descrin' ion; card cases of pearl, ivory and leather; pocket books and dressmg cases; port folios, some very rich ? inkstands of glass and porcelain, new patterns' water colors; black, white and colored crayons ? Conte's drawing pencils; sable and camei's hair pen' cils ; leather stumps; transparent, motto, and initial wafers. ai hum London?Whatman's drawing Doners ? n<>? rwld's abraided and Bristol boards of efeiy size arJd thickness; wax and wafers of every description perl orated boards, fine, mcdipm, and coarse; Rhoades & Son s drawing pencils, put up in new style, (the former h .ving been counterfeited), everv pencil is now stamped Rhoades & Son, and Henick & Blunt - this will guard against future coun'erfeits; back gammon boards; chess boards; chess men pearl and bone motto seals in rroAi ' P ari i . , ;; ^ i ^owuiau s coiora. loose and in boxes ; Crayon paper; lace and plain envel opes, ivory knives and folders; bronze, ebony rose wood, ivory, bone, and glass inkstands; portfolios and card cases ; dissected maps and games, many of them are entirely new subjects; rosewood desks and work boxes; white and colored twine; parchment india rubber; Reeves and Son's pink and colored rc l n '^al camel's hair pencils; ink powder ? ic.J,black, Japan,copymg,and marking inks; Welch slates of all sizes; porcelain slates; most of wh e offered at a reduction of 2D per cent, from former |'l 1C6S> HERRICK & BLUNT, ? ? ? William F. Bayly, Jlrent. nov G?Gm I enn. av., between llth and lath sta. "Earthenware, china, and glass~ L THOMAS PURSELL, Importer, has theplcl !UnC 1"[or"11"K ,1IS Wends and the public gene rally that he has just received, by late arrivals frem Liverpool and other sources, 113 packages of the above articles of the newest patterns and shapes " Ivory handle and other Knives and Porks, in sets of 51 pieces, and separate Walters3n ^ Bri'annia Table and Teaspoons, and Tra's^^ anJ Bla3S Candlcfllicks. an?l Snuffers and Coffee Urns, covered and uncovered Pitchers, &c. Astral, Hall Side Liverpool, Solar, and Reading Lamps and Wicks, of all sizes eauing Also, South worth's Patent Lard Lamp All of which will be sold, wholesale and retail as mcnt ?n a3 g??(1 tennS aS at any olher cstabl'ish Goods assorted in the original packages, Pipes in boxes. Window Glass of assorted sizes, at very low prices, Stoneware at reduced Factory priccs. The subscriber has the agency of a Britannia man ufactory, which enables him to sell those articles at reduced priccs. He solicits a call from his friends and the public generally at his store on Pennsylvania avenue, opposite Brown's hotel nov28-lm THOMAS PURSELL. MHfe MUSIC, MUSK.-GARRETANDER bON, agent of Atwill's Music Repertory, New York, has just received a large assortment of Atwill's most popular music. G. A. will be constantly in the receipt of the latest publications, and will be happy to receive orders for Music published at any other establishment in the country. He respectfully solicits stranger* visiting the city and the citizens generally to call and examine his collection, which will be sold at the New York Driers noT2e4-2atw6wnd ^ Str'lS' Penn^,vania avenue.' "FRIENDSHIP'S OFFERING for^844~F,7en7 1 ship s Offering and Winter's Wreath, a Christ mas and New I ear's present for 1844, with eight handsome engravings. & THE LITTLE GIFT, for 1844, with entrravimr, THE LITTLE KEEPSAKE, for Mrs. S. Colman, with engravings. ST. NICHOLAS ANNUAL, for 1844, for little ? boys and girls, with enaravings. THE CHILD'S GEM, a holyday gift for 1844. The above just received and for sale at the book st?re?rf R- FARNHAM, nov b corner llth st. and Penn a v. TTOVER'S BLACK INK.-.The abov^Tk^ JX constantly on hand by R. FANIIAXT, corner o( llth street and 1 ennsylvania avenue, who is agent .or the manufacturer, and will supply the trade at manufacturers prices, wholesale and retail. 7 hs ink has acquired a celebrated character arrd is in extensive use. The following c. rtificate's are from l^il 1?^ P r)nes' rthf l>ater,t Office, and Dr. oiSpiu.h'3^"xct Um"k"y " M<'di??l ? Washington, Jan. 28 1841 Mr Joseph E. Hover: Sir: I have made use of your Black Ink sufficiently long to ascertain that it possesses all the desirable qualities which are neces sary in t he employment of steel pens more fully than any kind ot ink that I had previously essayed, and I have got pretty well through the catalogue. I have not taken the trouble to test it chemically, as this has been already done by others whose certificates EfirsssfoKF ",o"sh THOMAS P. JONES. ? , . ,, ? Wamii*oto?. Jan. 23, 1843. Mr. Joseph L Hover: Sir: I have examined and used part of the specimens of ink which you left with me and am prepared to speak favorably of them both. Since 1 began to use metalic pens, I have never been able to ohta.n ink which would not mora or less con-odc and speedily destroy them. Yours appears to be (roc from every corrosive ingredient. The marking ink possesses, in my opinion, all the qualities winch are requisite to give to the article a very high character. Yours, respectfully _ nov 7 F. HALL 1)^dVcT IO\ARVV FRS.A''. GEOGRAPHICAL ,r rlbV , ?~oontain,n^adescript'on of the Empires, Kingdoms, States, Provinces, Cities, Towns tort,, Seas, Harbors, Rivers, Lakes, Mountain Capes, &c., in the known world; with the Rovern ment customs, and manners of the inhabitants; the extent, boundaries, arid natural productions'of cach cmintr>; wnd the trade, manufactures, and curiosities of the cities and towns. Third edition, with ample and "nr. "nPravements. This day published, and for sale by R. FARNHAM, c * Bookseller, Penn. av. corner llth st. I* IVES OF THE PRESIDENTS OF THE tJ~. &. iJ with biographical notices of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, sketches of most re mark tide events in the history of the country; by It. W. Lincoln. Embellished with a portrait of each ol the I residents, and forty-fivo engravines. For sale at the book store of nov R- FARNHAM.