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MAIRIE.
LE PRIX de la farine étant Cinq Tias
tres.edimi, jtttr Irnril ; Les Boulanger*
donneront 35 onces pour dix sons, la
semaine courante. J. R. DLFROCQ, Mim e
Sept 1 i, y.

DAILY COMET.
PUBLISHED DAILY, (MONDAYS EXCEPTED.)
VOLUME III,
BATON ROUGE, LA, FKIDAY. SEPTEMBER 24,1862.
NO. 21»
H Drugs and medicines.
B. VIBBERT, thankful lor the past
iiatronage extended to him, announ
ces to his friends, and the public generally
that they can always find at his store on
Lafayette a few doors from Church Street,
t hi* most extensive assortment of articles
in his line ever offered in the Town ; upon
terms the most lavorable. He will endeav
our to maintain the reputation he has ac
quired for careful Iness, in filling prescrip
tions and prepairing medicines for family
use.
Also a supply of the best I'ort wine and
Brandy, for Medicinal purposes.
Physicians, Planters and uthers will
please call and examine for themselves:
and they will find that they can be supplied
<in terms as reasonable as tney can purchase
in New Orleans.
Physicians prescriptions, accurately pre
I tared at all hours of night or day.
mar. 211, y I.
SPANISH LILLY WHITK, and Meen
Kun, are lieautiful smooth Vegetable prepa
rations, for imparting to the lace and neck,
a natural life-like alabaster white, with
out inutring or discoloring the skin, sold by
may Of. H B VIBBF.RT.
TIME FOR OENtNU AN I» CLOSING TII3
MAIL AT BATON ROUGE.
(.\ny change will be immediately cor
Jected as «win as made.)
Mails lor New Orleans, IJonaldsoiiville
and all Lalourche Interior, closes daily at
ball'past 3 o'clock, P M.
C oast B klow —Bnisle Lauding, Mali
chac, Iberville, Bayou Goula, New River,
Doualdsonville, Convent, Bonnet Carie,
Taylor's, Edgar's &<•., Every Monday,
Thursday, and Saturday ut ■) o'clock P M.
C oast Ahovk —St. Fraiicisville, Water
loo, Pt. Coupee, Pt. Hudson, Lobdell's Store
< loses every Sunday, Wednesday and Fri
day at 5 o'clock P. M.
Natches, Vicksburg and all Red River
Parishes, closes daily at 5 o'clock P. M.
Louisville, Memphis and Napoleon, clo
ses Tuesday and Friday at 5 o'clock P. M.
Greensburg, Springfield, Coelk. Stony
Point and Burlington, Closes every Monday
at !» o'clock A.M.
Clinton, Jackson and Mt. Willing, closes
Monday, Friday aud Saturday at 5 o'clock
P. M. JOHN C. La NOUE, Po*t Matter
IT. S. MAIL COACII
FROM B aton R ouge to C linton ma
Jackson , will run tri-ivcrkly , as follows :
leaving Baton Rouge, Sunday*, Tuesday s,
and Fridaut, at 5 c*,clock A. M., and arri
ving at Clinton, at Wclock, P. M., leav
ing Clinton Mondays, Wednesdays, and
Saturdays, at 8 o'clock. A. M., and arri
ving at Baton Rouge at ii o'clock, P. M.
rates ok charges.
From Baton Rouge to Jackson, $2 00.
do. " " " Clinton. 2 50.
The subscriber has taken great pains to
(it up * C oach worthy of patronage, and
hopes to retain the patronage he has here
tofore received.
[£7~ Seats can be engaged at the Harney
House, Baton Rouge, at the Post Office, in
Jackson, and at Carman s Hotel.in Clinton
WILLIAM ELDER, Proprietor,
may 11th y.
East and West Baton Rouge Ferry.
THE Ferry Boat connecting with East
and West Baton Rouge, is constantly
plying—making trips ut intervals ol litteen
and thirty minutes.
CHARGES.
Foot Passengers, 20
Man and Horse, 75
Buggy and " - - - - * - 1 50
Carriage and Horses, ... - 2 <10
Horses per Head, - 50
Cattle " " • r,( >
Droves of horses or mules, each, 30
ßy Cash, and Cash omy, are the term.s
Jan. 12, y. R. BEAL, Proprietor.
TWICE A WEEK.
U. S. MAIL PACKET GIPSY.
Fur the Coast, Plaquemine, Baton Rouge.
I'ort Hudson, Waterloo, Bayou Sara, and all
intermediate landings—The steamer (iirsv,
J. H. ÜBE. Master, leaves New Orleans
every Sunday, at 9 o'clock p. m ., Returning,
leaves Bayou Sara, each trip alter the arri
val of the cars. For fieight or passage aj>
jily on board. may I4y.
JUST received pel steamer Eliza, Iroin
Cincinnatti.
■J5 Bbls Mess Pork.
00 S. F. Flour.
i:t ('asks Bacon.
25 lvegs No. 1 Lard.
5 Tierces S. C. Hams.
12 Boxes. 5 lump Tobacco
For sale, low lor cash.
July 12th, tf. S. M. HART. & Co.
INDELIBLE Ink, prepared and warranted
by James Tarrant, and for sale by
H. B. VIBBF.RT.
CHOICE WtNES k LIQUORS —100
galions of liest quality French Brandy; 12.")
gallons of Old Pavillion : HO «allons Snzarac
Brandy; 10 Casks Common do : .10 boxes
wines assorted; 10 barrels fine Old Rectifi
ed Whiskey ; «0 gallons Jamaca Rum; (JO
gallons Holland Gin. Also, a great variety
of fine Honors and cordials tor sale by
july 26-lv J. PARRY., & Co
t.
MAYORS OFFICE.
THE PRICE of Flour being $5 50, a bat
rel, Bakers will give :ir>ounccs of bread
lor ten cents, the ensuing week.
J. R. DUFROCQ, Mayor.
Sept. 11. IS.',.', y.
J. J BURK.
COURT HO usa,
«VER SHERIFF'S OFFICE,
june 20, It. Baton Rouge, La.
James Madison Elam, James Essex Elam.
J. M. & J. E. ELAM
Attorneys and Counsellors at Law.
Ii aton Rouge, La.
March 27th, y.
J. W. SEYMOUR.
ATTORFEY AT LAW .
Office on Laurel Street.
Next door to George M. Heroman,
may 11 y. BATON ROUGE LA.
t. <j. davi1json, ii. e. mcii avi on
DAVIDSON & MclIATTON.
QUtorncns at £ aui .
ttfKlCE ON I.AUUEL «TS. UATO.N ROt'liE.
Apr. 30th ly.
JOHN G. LUDLOW ,M. O. O.H.MANN.
Diu LUDLOW & MANN,
önrgcoit Mtö ittccljauiciil Dentists
Haton Hinge Lu.
[£7~Graluitous Services to the |»>or every
afternoon from 2 to 5 1'. M. May 1 ui
JOSHUA BEAL.
General Produce dealer &c,
Iiou.se on Church, between Third
and Lafayette Streets.
UEORGE A. TIKE. GEORGE T. 11 RIANT.
GEORGE A. PIKE & Co ,
© encval Agents,
UATON ROUGE, I.A.
We wi ll attend promptly to the collection
oï all claims entrusted to us, either against
the State, or individuals residing in the par
ishes of East, or West Baton Bouge.
The libeial patronage we have mefwith,
as General Agents; has not only enabled us
to increase our facilities for the transaction
of business, but also to Gkf.atly Ri.di;ck
our lormer rates of Com m ission.
Our charges for collecting claims against
the State, will now be as follows :
On sums under $100 2 per cent,
do $100 and not over $250, 1 1-2 pr. ct.
do $250 and riot over 4>500, 3-1 per ct.
do $500 and not over $1000 1-2 per ct.
do $1000 do. do. $1500,1-1 do.
do $1500 do. do. $5000, 1-8 do.
Rates of Exchange on New O rleans
On sums from $10, to $250, 1-2 pr. ct.
do. do. do. $250, to $1500, 1-4 do.
do. do. do. $1500, to $5000, 1-S do.
{Xy Information given Gratis. Address
letters post paid, to Geougi . A. Pike &co.
may sy. General Agents,
aud
rels
Ö
ol
charles simon. I joskpu simon.
0. SIMON & BRO.
US Old Levee, Neiv Orleans, La. '
WE have constantly on hand a very large
and superior stock of the most fash
ionahle Clothing, to which we invite the
attention of dealers and others. Gentlemen
visiting the city, tan at a short notice have
clothing made "to order, in a superior man
uel and warranted to fit. Our prices are
as low as the lowest, and we oiler greater
inducements to the trade generally, than
any other house in the city. | july 18-y.
\ VERY LARGE and choice assortment
J\_ ,,f Glassware, Queensware and Earth
enware of new patterns, together with 2500
gallons stoneware at ten cents per gallon
lor sale hy J- PARM & Co.
E. R. STEVENS. BROS, k CO.
21 Common Street, New Orleans,
HAVE the most extensive and varie«
stock of Stationery in the city. Let
ter aud Cap paper of every brand and ipial
ty ; printing materials, kc. All ol which
are sold on the most reasonable terms
Copying Ink,
q DOZ ARNOLD'S line Copying Ink,
J, Just received and for sale by
J. C. LANOUE.
may 14 Gm. Post Office
( CONFECTION ARIES—A large and
J varied assortment by
J PARRY & Co.
J PARRY k Co.. have just received a
. fresh stock of Almonds, and Reasons,
Butter, and Cheese. Pickles, and Preserves.
Call lor superior articles at
pily 26 y. J. PARRY. & Cu
E. McKITRICK.
Architect 4. Bn ilder.
Is notv prepared to take all contracts in
his line of business, and will execute
with neatness and despatch.
N. B. All kinds of Job Work attended
to. Plans and specifications Riven gratis
when required.
Shop "ii Main St., between Florida and
(,'on vc lit ion Streets.
Grey's Ointment.
RECOMMANDE!) as an excellent up
plication to "old sores," cuts, brasies
aud sprains. For sale by
au;; -> y II. T. WADDILL.
New Arrivals.
Boxes Star Candle» ; 25 Boxes Soap;
10 Boxes K Lump Tobacco; 10 bar
rels Prime Sugar. JOSHUA BEAL.
aug2l-y Opposite Harney House.
Billings' Astringent.
NOW thought to be the liest remedy of
lercd to the public as a remedy for
diseases of the bowels, in all recent cases, a
cure is "warranted " For sale bv
aug ls-y. II. T. Wadpill.
Thompsonian Medicines.
(COMPOSITION, l^ilielia, No. 0, Bay
J Berry. Bones« t, nerve powder.
For sale by H. I. Waddill.
WHEEL AND DIRT BAu '»WS.
A lull supply on hand and lor 'ai, v
mayII y . W. F T UNNAU..
New Wheat.
II 1ST received, a small lot ot extra Saint
Louis Flour, ground ol new wheat.
JOSHUA BEAL.
aug 24-y Opposite Harney House.
FINE SEGARS. for ale
by J. PARRY Co.
SJIIOE AM» BLACKING BRUSHES—
Ö iloz. Best .Shoe Brushes and (i gross
ol the Best Blacking for sale bv
JOHN C. L a NOUE.
Harney House Row
nay ! Hay ! !
A (\f\ Bales Tiintohy Hay. For sale
4UU bv JOSHUA BEAL.
PERFUMERY — All the celebrated
French, English and German brands of
Cologne at J . l'A RR Y iV C o.
n, \/\ REAMS Letter Paper. assorted,
Z^JyJ lor sale ly J. C. LaNOUE,
Harney House Row.
and Merillscelebrated
J. PARRY $ CO.
4
by
by
hy
HO,000
A DOZEN Preston
'-±* Yeast Powders.
Dr. Jayiic's Patent Mcdicinrs.
ALL OF DR. J AYNE'S Patent Medi
cines may be found at Geo. M. Iler
oinau's, corner ef Main ami Laurel streets.
HOE BLACKING & BRUSHES—20
dozen shoe blacking; 4 dozen shoe
bushes. J- PARRY (f CO.
S
Mineral Water.
'
a
FROM St. Catherine's salt wells in Ca
nada. one tea-spoonful in a glass to
common water, makes a drink, in all res
pects equal to "blue lick water." For sale
by H. T. WADDILL.
For Sale
FINE Turning Lathe, with all the
aparatus necessary. Apply at the
('omet Office. _
QEAVATS-^-A line assoitment of Black
by
a
A
aud colored silk cravats, for sale at cost
J. C. L a NOUE.
Sundries.
OK BARRELS choice sugar; 15 bags
^,J Rio Coffee; 50 kegs cut nails; 10
boxes Ingrahani Tobacco; 1 cask bacon
shoulders. Just received and for sale by
JOSHUA BEAL,
sept 1-y. opposite Harney House.
rpHIS DAY RECEIVED— A large stock
X assorted Wines and Liquors at N. 0.
prices. J PARRY tr CO.
Hofflands German Bitters.
HOUGHT to be the best Tonic in use
a most excellent remidy for Liver
Complaints. For sale by
aug 18-y. H. T. Waddilt..
T'
Smith's Tonio.
ONE of the most effectual remidies
known for the cure of chills and fevers.
For sale by H. T. Waddill.
Samson Snake Root.
A FEW pound of Samson Snake Root, the
best native remedy for dispepsia
known. For sale by H. T. Waddill.
Leeches ! Leeches ! !
500
BEST LEECHES. For sale by
H. T. Waddill.
FOR SALE—A United States Land War
rant for l(i0 acres, that can be located
anyw'iieie in the United States. Enquire
at the Comet office. june 4.tf.^
MAC it MA( TOBACCO—10 'ooxe
uist rcceivcd and tor sale low, by
une 16. y JOSHUA BEAL.
This day llroa Cincinnati.
Il Grosse Mason 4c Dixon's No. 1 mus
1 tard ; 3 grosse ground blk. pepper ;
4 do. ground spice ; 2 do. Sinamon ; 1 do.
Cloves. All of which is fresh.
aug 18 -y. J- Paru* & Co.
Hadvayt Heady Belief.
THE great "Pain Killer," said to cure all
Pains, known to man, (except that
Irom the inconvenience of an 'empty purse.'
H. T. Waddill.
For sale by
Lac rue's Tooth Wash.
PREPARED expressly for soar, or
bleeding gums. Scurvy, &c. For sale
by H. T WADDILL.
STAGG, Shay, and Duflieid Hams at re
tail or by tierce, by JOSAUA BEAL'
rHILORIDE of Liino, and various other
) disinfectents, for sale by
H. B. V1BBERT.
rpoWNSEND'S, Sands', and Bulls'Sarsa
X parilla, warranted genuine, and for sale
by H. B. VIBBERT.
W- HÏTE KID GLOVES—0 dozen of
Superior white kid gloves for sale
hy
J. C. L a NOUE.
Just Received from St. Louis.
OO R acon < S "*es and Should
eis. For sale by
aug 18-y J- Parry it Co.
Jayne's Family Medicinal.
PILLS, Expectorant, Alterative, Balsam
and Vermifuge. For sale by
aug 18-y. II. T. Waddill.
O O A Q Sugar Cured Hams. A
Fresh article at twelve and a
half cents jier pound. J. Parry ft Co.
KMCkËRBOCKEil MAGAZINE FOR 18»
LEWIS GAYLORD CLARK
editor and proprietor.
The KNICKERBOCKER is now in its
thirty ninth volume. The price of sub
scription has been reduced from five to
three dollars a year, to clubs of ten $2 50
each. The publisher has much pleasure in
informing the public that the " Sequel to
St. Leger," and "Meister Karl's Sketch
Book," will be continued regularly during
the present year. In addition tu these and
a host of highly esteemed contributors, Ike
Marvel the [topular author of the " Reve
ries of a Bachelor," will contribute a new
and original work, which will be given in
every number of the Knickerbocker lor
1852. It will be entitled the " Fudge Pa
liers." —being the Observations at Home
and Abroad of divers members of the
Fudge Family, rendered into writing by
Tony Fudge. The contributor's depart
ment will be more interesting than ever.
Booksellers and Post-masters are requested
to act as agents, and pill be allowed a libe
ral discount. Specimen numbers sent grat
is, on application post paid. All remittan
ces and communications on business, should
be addressed post paid, to SAMUEL HUES
TON. Publisher, 129 Nassau street New
York. ap28th 6m.
I.O. O. F.
DE OTO LODGE No. 7, over H. T.
Waddill's Drug Store, Church street.
Meets every Thursday night at 7 o'clock.
Magnolia Encampment No. 4, meets 2<l
and fourth Saturdays in each month, ill Odd
Fellow's Hall.
MASONIC.
ST. JAMES LODGE No. 47—corner of
Levee aud Church streets. Stated meet
ings, first Saturday night in every month.
Washington Royal Arch hapter No. 5,
first Monday night in every month.
ORDER OF THE LONE STAR.
PUTNAM DIVISION No. 8.— Regular
meetings of this division wil be held every
Monday Evening at half past seven o'clock,
over H. B. Vibberts drug store.
L. W. CADY, R. S.
SONS OF TEMPERANCE,
CAPITOL DIVISION No. 20, at the Odd
Fellow's Hal every Monday night.
YEAST POWDERS.
THESE Powders, intended as a substitute
for yeast, to making all kinds ol butter
cakes, posesses several advantages over that
article. The butter with which they are
mixed is instantly rendered light and ready
for baking; thereby enabling house keepers
fo furnish cakes in any season at the shor
test a-'ti^-e. The cakes made with these
powders are less likely to.»isagree with the
stomach than those made in thb usual way
For sale by H. B. V1 BERT.
BKF.RS and others supplied at reasona
ble prices with Carb. Ammonia, sup
Carb Soda, and Oils lor flavoring. Spices
by H. B. VIBBERT._
500
Bushels Oats. For Sale by
JOSHUA BEAL.
TINWARE, Willowarc, Brooms, Willow
waggons, Cradles, and Willow-chairs
Sugar boxes, Tea canisters, Coffee canisters
& ^by J. FABRY & Co.

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