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THE DAILY EVENING TELEGRAPnrniLADELPIIIA, SATURDAY, MARCH 31, 18GG.
q ' PETTY ANNOYANCES OF DOMESTIC LIFE. .f A l .1 ! A i .) '1 1 A Sketch fxiailife, by anTArtlBt; with 'No- nibilitijB,-','r ; f i r ; i -" BT wiwnw wttursv' Atrrooa J 'Of - "arsta DALE" " THK . .lmf.iv LADT sh warre, etc. . ( - Tg thcro 14 Im rnivlAi mill nAAi4 I Vfrom MrsI Brtdgety t . . V . . , J t U.I I f. TT 111 Uliuiauu TT iUMJ TT 1 1 1 lllUVWH I m a bi'.Uiov, ud Mrs. badory Is a widow (Ft suppose 'tha-wants to marry mou Sue nplhfog tof .tho. rort. ' Bhd bus not at pted. to marry me. sho' would not think of rjint? me, even it I asked her. - Understand, iu please, at the outset, that my grievance elation to this widow lady U a grlev&ndo of ntirely. now kind. let ma-becin wttaln. -1 am ft bachelor of a ter- i h9. " 1 have a large eircle of bequaint- c; but 1 solemnly declare tuat tne late jM.r. li;erywa never numbered on the list of my rnds. I never heard of him In my life; I er knew that he had a relict: I never, set ou Mrs. Uadgery until one fatal moraine nn I went to sec If the fixtures were all lit In pay iew house, , ly new house is in the suburbs of London. )oked at it, liked it, took it Three times I ted it. before I sent my luruituxt In. . Qnce ih a teitjiuk once with a surveyor, onco by self to throw a sharp aye, as I hare already, ftimated, -ovef the fixtures. Tha. third vtsii larked thai taUd occasion on which I first saw An. Uadcry. A deep interest attaches to thi1 Tent, una.l snail so into aetaiis inaescnoin iu I rant: at the boll of the rarden door. . The old svoman appointed to ksep the house answered It. I directly saw sometUintc strange and con' fused In hnr face and manner. Borne men would have pondered a little and questioned her. I ;m by nature impetuous, and a rusher at con- elusions, .; uiuun, i eaiu iu uijauii, uuu wtut.eu iijito the house perfectly satisfied. ' i looked imo tne rront parior. urate an ripnt, enrtain s'6lo ' all right, gas chandelier all ditto, ditto, a we men oi business say, I mounted the stairs. Blind on back window rtghtf Yet; blind on back window right. 1 opened the dour of the rrOai drawing-room, and there, sitting in the middle ot the bare floor, was a large woman on a liuic.cump stool I Hue was dressed in the deepedt Mourning; her lace was hidden by the thickest .'crape veil 1 ever saw; and she was groaning soitly to herself in the desolate' solitude oi my new uuuirnisuua iiuuo. , - . - . , What di4 I. do? Dal 1 bounced back into the landing as if I had been shot, uttering the na tional exclamation of terror and' astonishment: "Hullo 1': (And here I particularly beg, in parenthesis, that the printer will follow my Dellinfr 'of the word, and not put lllllo. or malloa, "Instead, both of which are senseless jcompromlses which represent no sound that aver vet " Issued' lrom an Knglishman's lips.i said. "Hullo 1" and then I turned round fiercely pon the old woman who kept tho house, and aid "Hullo 1" again. ' - i She understood the irresistible appeal that . I Vad made to her feelings, and curtseyed, and aoked towards the drawine-room. and hutnblv hoped that I was not startled or put out. I asaea wao ice craue-covureu womun on ino i i 1 a . a . . camn-itool was. and what she wanted there. Before Jhe pld-woman conld answer, tho soft groaning 0)a the drawing-room ceutd, and a inullled voice, speaking from behind tho crape Ten, aqureeeame reproacniuny, ana suia: i "i am tua wiaow oi tne lute nr. tiaagerv," What do you think I said in answer f - Exactly 1 tho word which, I flatter myself, any other i Benei dig, man iu my situation wouia .nave saiu. i-ana wuat woras were iney. xnese wo:-n . : I "Oh, indeed 1" - J "Mr.1 Jiadgery and" myself were the lastten' JT i-l'Jl T ' i ' i' . .1 j -I 4 m i; .1 .1 bdis who innuDiieu mis nouse," conunuou me muflledjyojce. ."Air, liadgery . died hero." The VAinn riiriath eenrl tha bat ivtiiano Kamm andln It was; perhnps, hot nccetisary to answer this; hut I did answer it." How?; In two words again: -l vm 4 ' I I 1 1 1 "Out heusc'lias x&m ou .einpty.'' resiimo'd I the voice; choked by sobs. "Our establishment (has been- broken up. Being lett in reduced cir cumstojioesi I noi live iu a cottage near; but it is net home to me. This is home. However ?ong I Jive, wherever I go, whatever changes nay happen' to this beloved house, nothing eun iver prevent van from looking ou it a my home. Icimia liH. air. wnh Mr. Badgery, alter our Xhniiiiv.n.nnn. AH the bliet harDinMS of mv lile was oiice j contained within these four walls. K-very dcsr reniembrunee ibat I fondly cherish is shut un in these.eacred rooms." Agaifl the voice ceased, and again the soit rroaiia echoed sound my empty walls, and oozed out pait me-uown my uncarpeiea staircase. ' .i . . I . T I).. .1 .t. I- U, l,.rtnnnnn find dear,,je4nembJ.anees weift. not. inchided in the list of tixturcs. Why could she not tuke f lioni iK9Avi.Vtt lipr ' Whv Khnnld hn leave them littered about in the way of my furniturd? I was lust thinking how 1 could put this view of the case-'strontrly to Mrs.- Badery, when Bho suddenly left: oh .groaning,, and addressed me once mm J . : ' . "While this hens? has been empty." she said, "I havir'ljeen In the habit of looking in from time to time, and renewing ray tetiuor assocta tions with the place."' I have lived, aa it were. in the sacred memories of Mr. Budgery and of the pat..' Mhiuh.: thefe dear, these nnoelass rooms cull up, dismantled and duHty a they are at the present raorntut. It has been my prac tice tojrive a romuDta-tttion to the atteniiaat lor any slight trouble. LUut I might ooeasion " "Oniy:ixpence, sir," whispered tho old Womau,,,cice' at piy ear.. .; "Aud.'tOfaak; twihuig. in return," continued Mrs. Ba(!gery,."but tho permission to bring my camp-stool wnnr Tnc, ana to mtaunre on nr. BaagerM ui the, empty rooms, witu every one ot which some happy tlioueht. or eloquent word, or teii'tw aonon oi ore, in so eweouy arooeiar.ca. I camehe.re en mv visual -errand io-day. , I am discovered, I presume, by the new proprietor of the houee discovered, I am quite ready to admit, an .iiitruder. J .aw willing to go, if you wish it alter hearing my explanation. Aly hPart lull, Mr; am q'te lncupnoio oi cou- inmliiiii nrtili Vnii ixnulil li 1 1 v h i n lr it . IIIUUIH. Vt . t. J. i. IIVHIM MM.!. .H.u.h. V but I am sittini on the ipot once occupied by i our ottoman, i am looking towards the window 1 in which rnti flower-stand once stood. In this very puwefAU'. Tijaicery nrst sat down ana ctasoed tna to ibis hpftrt. when we fame hack ?irom onr nwi.ey rooon.trip. aiauiaa,' pe sutd, i" 'vnilP ul4SJVlnff-L(jQii-i liua luion lavnAiiuivnlv mi. pered, cn'rpeed, aui lurnished for a month; but a nas ewv p-ii-aaorricd, love, since you en tered it.!: It jou have w ympttth v, h, lor such remembrances as theje; m- you 8oe notning phi able in my position, tiiken n connection with my piesepce nere; u yon cam0t enter nto my leetint's, ana moroucruiy uuuoi.tand that this is not house, but a shrine you u,ve oniy t0 6ay She spoke with the air cf a marty martyr to mv fn'siihsibilitv. If she had beeuti.a prietor and I had "been the intruder, &U could not have been more mournfully magnanvlmlM. All this time. too. she never raised her veih.i, never Las raiser it. in mv presence, from tW time to .this. . I have.po Idea whetlw-r she is youne or pld, flai k or tair, nanasome or ugiy; my iraprennion i that she is in every respect a finished and perfect O'orgon; but I have no. basis of lact on 'which I" can support that horrible idea. A jnovinrniass of frape'Bnd a muffled voice that.-ii'jpy tft.itf JJ it, i all I know,. In a perMtual poluf ofview, of llrs. Badgerj. "Ev( r sine yyr irrepartDte loss, this ha9 been the shilne' 'Of my pileltnne; and the nltar of my worship," proceeded the voice. "Oneman may call hinj.eJ 8,Ja(,diord, and say that he will let it; another .uitinj4oay call hiniHelt.a.tenaot, and sav that he' will take K. I don't blame either of tho?etnd mm; 1 flon't wish to intrude on either of those two-men? I'mlv tall them that this is my home; thst'nf heart 'is still In po&'jession, and 4baf no torUl. hiwft, land- lords, or tenatts, can ever turn it out. H you don't understand this, bit, u too noiiost tcciing tbat do nonor to our common nature Have no nonor to our common nature nave no ar sanctity In ycM estimatjrnj prajo, iplc to jaysojiray, toll md To go." " i't wish loTdo aiiylCiiTs: uncivil, inSTknT," particular jiot scruple .11 flmiTI n said I. "But 1 nrnJk 6tnnleinn..'ndiinot npntimrntftl." flMr-H. Hailrorv irrrftnd.) "NoJ body told me 1 was teuainir lhtoi 'Bhrlno heAj l took wis nonsr"; nopotjy, warned me, wnon, i first went over It, that thcro was A npart In jo-" session. Iregreto have disturbed- your npe do tations, and 1 ant sorey to hear that Sir. Baugor'y- it dead. That is all p have to s ay about it; and now. with vowr kind permission, r-wlll do my self the hoor ol wiehlnfr jou good iaomlnc, una win co Tiii-suurs to iook niter mo nxturcs on the second floor."" " ' '' " ' - Could I hove- etren Rentier hint than tnti 7 Cnnlci T have snnketi mofn aohiiiasRionatetirita a "woman whom I sincerely believe to be old and WOI nS'T Vhero w tho man to pe lonna wno can . .. . he ever really pitied tho sorrows of a Gorgon f Search thromrn the whole surface of the elobe. . and you will discover inrrnw phenomena ot all sons; out you win noi unojtDai man. .. i To resume. I mnde her a bow. and left bar on the camp-stool, in the middle- of the drawing- room lioor, exactly as t nau louua jier. , .1 ascrnded to thu, second floor,, walked- into tlie bsck room hrst. and inspected the grate. It appeared to be a Utile -out of repair, sol Btooped down to look at it closer. While I wa- kneeling over the bars. I was vIolentlrrtnTtled by the lall of one large drop of warm water, from a great height, exactly on- the middle of a hall filace, which had beVa widening a' grat deal or ate years, on the top of my bend.' I turned on my unees, ana loosen nrouna., jtcayen apa earth I the crnpe-covored worflah had fqtyjwed, me up stairs the source from, .wluch the drop of warm water' had,, lalen was 'airsBadgWs eye I .M-i 4I wish you could strive not to cry oer the top of my head, ma'am," I remarked. . My patience was becoming exhausted, and i-spoke with considerable asperity.- 'Ane--cnriy-neaaed youth of the present age may not be table' to sympathize with nit 'feelings on this oocaon: but my bald bretliren know,- as well as' do,1 that the most unpardonable ot all liberties is. p liberty taken with tho uneuarddd top oi tho human head. ' ' - - to9. Badererv did hot seem to hear me'. when eho had dropped the tear, she was. standing ,eV-, actly over me, looking down at the grate; and she never stirred an inch alter I had spoken. VIon'tcry over my head, ma'uinM; repeated,) more irritably than pciore. ; : . , .r . "T his was his drewting-room,!? sjvid Mrs. Badt . gory, indulging in inullled soliloquy, "lie was singuiany particular oom nu snaving waier. He always liked to hAve it in a little tin pot: and' he invariably ' desired that it might be placed oh this hob." She groaned again, and taiDd one side of the grate with, the leg of h camp-, tnnl .. . ) t i ... il If I had been ft woman, ot If Mrs.. Badgcrr had been a man, J should now have prpcerided to extremities, and shonld have' vindicated mv x!ght temv own house by an appeal toiysical force. Undei cxUting circumstances, all that I could do was to express my xnuignatioa -oy a glance. . me glance proane nottne sugnrest result and no wondf-r 1 "8n look at a woman. with any effect, through "apeveil? i retreated into tnc st- qoor rront room, and instantly shut the door t me. The next moment I heard the rustling of the crape gar ments outside, and the mullled voice o Mrs. Badgory poured lamentably through tho key hole.; . : -- ' .1. ' 1 i 1. . i. Do von mean to make that tout bed-rotrai?" asked1 the voice on tae other side ot the door. "Oh I don't, don't make that your bed-room 1 Tam 'point; away directly but oh pray, pray let that one room bo sacred Don't sleep there ! it voil can possibly help Ur aou't-siee there I" I opened the window, and . looked, up and down the road. If l hadseena policeman within hail 1 should cerWinly have called him in'. - Mo vuch IperBon was visible. ' I shut the window again, and waned Mrs. Badgery, through the door, ia my sternest tones, not to interfere with my oomr stlo arrangoments, "1 1 mean; to have my own iron bedstead put up here," I said. "And, what is ruoro.a mean to sleep here. And whatjis more, I mean to pnore here 1" , Severe,' l think, that- last. sentence L. It-omnlctelv crushed Mrs. Badgery for the moment.'-1 heard the ctape garments rustling away tromtha door; tne niuuiea trroans croincr mow v nnii a .v.- ....t- -r..." I-- ---- L"J V w.i u luu.cmiia Ryiuu. . . . , 4 -v. , I au uua course cx tuu I ulo docnil,l to tlie ground floor. Had Mrs. Badgery realty lett the premises 7 I looked into tho front rAilbT-i emptfr. . Back parlor'Cmpty. Any otter room on the e round floor? 1'es, a long room at the end of the passage.. The door was closed.-! opened it cautiously, and peeped in. A-faint ptit-in, omi a biuiicK. oixwo uisiraneaiy ciaspea nanus saiuiea mv onDeurance. mere snc was. again on the cninp stouL agaixLiitling exactly In ine mniaie oi tne noor. "Dbn't. don't look. in. thst.wnvl" Cried.Mrs. Badgery. wringing hor hands. "-I couhLbcar.it in any othei- room, but I can't bear- at in this. tiverv Monday morning I looked out the .ihiugs for the wash in Xhli room; lie waadifilotilt to please about his linetK-.the wakrwomau aever put starch enotfgh'ln his collnrstd satiniy him. Oh, bow oiteit and often ho has ponPod bis head in nere, as jou popped yours just now, andsald. in nis amusimr way. I'Jttore; starch Ohhorw droll he always was how very, very droll in- this 'dear littU back wom-1" I thid nothihEr." The 'BitualiOrk' hrtl' now' tot Devonu words. 1 hteou witn the door In mv hund, looking down the passage towards, the garuon, anu waiting doggedly lor Mrs. liadgery to g out. My pkn-sucooededi' She roue, BiRueO,"shut up the -camp-stool, talked alog tne passage, pauseu:on ine nau mat, said to Her self, J'Sweel, swept spot 'P 'descended tho 'steps, groaned along, f the; crayel-walk.. And.' disaa- per.; qd lrom. my view ui last through tho garttoa door.! . . "Let her In again M your beriUf said I to 'he woman wuo kcjh ido noiiie. ne curtseyed find ireniDieq., i leu tne premises, tatt-stied wuumy own eouuuui uiioer-vwy cryiiig cirenmsta,neei; ueiuHiveiy conviucea ao mat t nad done with Mrs. iiadiwnv . ... . . -' . i. u The next iiayjl eent in the furniture. The mofitainpi otced object ou the face of this, earth in u ujuuftu niiuu iiiuiiui uura 10 aoing in.i i ine doors- must be ..kept, open; and emyloy aa many servants as you may. nobody can Be 'denenihid on asm domestic sentry so long as the yun p at me gate, ine coniusion ot 'movinir in" demo ralizes the steadiest disposition, and there ii no such Ithing ai a propclly guarded pot.' i'foui the top ol the hOiise to the bottom. How the inva sion was maoaged. how the surprise was etfectod. 1 know not, but it. is ccrt;iiiiiy the fact, that n'ben my lumiiuro wvni in. me uievuuuie .Mrs. uia eery tent in alonn with iL - - .- . i nave some very ciiotee engravings, after IhQ old mhstersj. awd I was flrst awakened to con sciousness of Mrs. Badgery's presence in tho house: while I was hanging no mv proof ijibros' . .in r.1' Tff I.Mh Vni ..l irnM if.. .. . . I .. I placej "Moo there i" cried the muttled voico, imploringly, - '"yys portrait used to hnng there I Oh. what a,prit what a dreadful, dreadful print to. put where hi dear portrait used to be 1" i nifuoa ronua in a rurv. -rnere she was; sttn mulllqdup JU crape, .still parrjing hot abumt- nuuieruuip-Hiooi. ueioie i couiu say a word in remonstrance, slit- men -in green baize aprons siuggqreu in wiui my siueuoaru, ana Mrs. am eery suddenly disappeared. , Had they tramoled her under foot, or crushed- her in the doorway? n. !l .. i I., t... . . ,. & . 1 . . ' i iiiuuiiu ni'i nu muuuiuH iuuu oy naiuie, i aKeu myf ell those questions quite composodly, No ry long time elapned before they were practu c,Hy answered iu the negative by the reappear ancftnt Mrs. Badeerv herielt'. In a nrlpi-tlr un- JconditiOB of chronic grief. In the conrte Ot the CIilv 1 hail ' mv tnP4 rmilili n 'nn II waa kcoekfe d upout by- Hy PWB furniture, the, oin meni l Prons dropped all sorts of small iii,ir iri, ju g-ouig up ana down sfairs: hilt -Ml. Badik,v w.ni.,1 im.pothed. Rvnrv time 1 ,'hought .V tad been turned" out of tho house, bno provea,on toe contrary, to be groan ing clote behind iu BUo wept oyer Mr, Biid trerv's memory in Hrv r00Iu. 1)ericctly undis- lurbedito the.lasi, btUlJ chaOH0 confusion' ot innvilig broiiKUl lUi i nm n a,, r th'nir'ito t.a tin ho of .ftiniiew ber. aud culcbrited iSanui iuic of her own in tne groves of my front garden. I say I am not suro of this: but I am nositivelr certain that I never aeuiiHinien w jin dir.itnugery s.iav.onie noiious ana nanus as i am wuu my own. iiniyin terPsi the reader if I report that mytattein1 nrpcis is not equal to Mr. Had lory's that my Ideas on tho subject of servant's wages are not jo cenerous as Mr. Badgery's! and that I Hrno n : .. . i. i . -i . g. i in . i. . ...... . iMiiii, iLisimctj iu irinunix mnn ill ir jiubiiiiju iw bicn Mr. Badgery, in his tlmrt, considered to 1)6 particularly fitted for an arm-chair,, ooald go no l here, 4ook nowhere. d(r notnine, .say nothing, all that day.-'without bringing the , widowed incubus in th--i -crape) fcar--Jiflfnts ' down upon fnoTlniBu!JUit(ily, I tried crvil remonstrances. I tried rude sneecbes. ii- ifird'sulkv silcnce-notliing had the least etfect job imt. ine memory oi air. jtaagery was tuo ! shield of proof with which she warded olT my, tieict-st attacks. Not till (lie last article of fur niture had been moyed. in, did 1 lose, sight.of her; and even then she had not really lett the. .house.' One of my six men in green baize aprons routed her out of tho back garden area, where she was telliDg my servants, with floods ot tears, of Mr. Badgery's virtuous strictness with his housemaid in the matter of followers. ,My admirable man in green baize courageously aw her nut. and shut the carden doornt'lcr hor. I gave him bMl-s-crown on the spot; and iC anything happens to nun, 1 an ready to make ttoo ttiture prosperity of his fatherless family my own peculiar care. The next day was Sunday; and I attended flio-rulnir service at mv new parish church.' ' Aliopnlar prencher had been announced, and .the building was crowded. I advanced little Vayup the nave, and-looked to my right), and1 ,sttw jno room. Before I could look to my hilt, I ftiit. a hand laid persuasively on my arm. I turned round and there was Mrs. ISaduiTV. .an it hi her pew-door-open, solemnity bfckonihg me in. me crowd nad closed up Deninu me; the Wyes ot a dozen members of the conreeation at lehst were fixed on me. I had no choice but to s;tve appearance, and accept the dreadful in ViUirton. TITe was a vacant place next to the doqr.ot the pew. I . tried to drop into it, but MrsJ Badgery ' stopped me. "JJi's seat," she whimpered, and simicd tome to place myteM on the otner side oi ner. it is unnecessary ro say that I had to climb over a hassock, and tbat I knocked idown all Mrs. Badger v's devotional books betrre I sncceeded in passing between ber and the lrontof the new. 8ho cried uninter ruptedly through the eervlce, composed herself wnen ii w as oyer, ana tecan to tcu , me wuai Mr. Badgery's opinions had been on points of abstract tneoiogy. ijonunateiy mere was great, contusion unci crowding at the doorot the church, Shd I escaped at the hazard of my life, by running round the back of the carriages. 1 bussed the interval between the services alone W ...... . . . . . i in the iieios. oeing aeterrca irom going uome by the fear that Mrs. Badgery might have got thert; before. Monday, came I positively ordered my ser vants to Jet no lady in deep mourning pass inside the jardep door, without tirst consulting me. Alter that, feeliug tolerably secure, I occupiod m jstlf In arranging my boots and prints. l had not pursued tnts employment mucn more than an hour, when one of the servants bnrst escitably Into the room, and informed me tbat a lady in deep mourning had been taken laint just outMdc my door, ana naa requested leave, w come in and sit down for a few moments. . I ran down the garden path to bolt tho door, and ar rived just- in time to see it violently pusnea open by An officious and sympathizing crowd. They drew away on eilher side as they saw me. There she was. leaning on the grocer's shoulder. with the butcher's boy in atlenuance, carrying her camp-stool I Leaving my -tervunts to do what tney liked with her, I ran back, and locked mjseil up in my bedroom, wnen sne evacuated the premises, some hours afterwards, I received a message' of apology, informing me that, this particular Monday w an the sad anniversary of her wedding-day. and that she had been taken faint, In consequence, at the sight ot her lost hiiRbatid s house. , . . Tuesday forenooja passed away happily, with out any new invasion. After lunch, I thought 1 would go out and take a walk. My garden door has a sort ot peon-hole in it, covered with a wire grating. As I got close to this grating, 1 tnougnt i eaw sometnmg mysteriously oars on tne out side of It. I bent my head down to look through, and instantly found myself face to tace with the crape veil. "Sweet, sweet spot!" said the mutlled voice, speaKtng straignt into mv oyeB tnrougn tho irrutLuir. The. usual trroans followed, and the -name of Mr. Badgery was plaintively pro- unced before I could recover nivseif Buhl-' cientlv to retreat to the house. Wednesday is tho day on which iAmwritinar this narrative. It is not twelve o'clock vet. and there is every probability that some new form of sentimental persecution is in store for me before the evening. Thus far these lines contain.a per fectly true statement ot Mrs. Badirerv's conduct towurds mo since I entered on tho possession of wjhousoand her shrino. What am I to do I that is tho ppmt I wish to insist on what nm I Ur do ? How am I to set away from tho memory of Mr. Badgery, and the- unappeasable' grief of mo uiouuiiBtntuc wmyw i vuy uturr pet;is ot invasion it Is -possible to resist! hut how iisnmnn, placed in iny unhappy and unparal- leieu tirciimsiances, 10 aeieuu--niuiseu r l can't keep a dog ready to 11 at r.Mrs, Badgery. I can't, charee her at a nolieei ;Court with being oppressively lond ol tho hone ju wuicu ueri uusutinu men. i chut sei man- tfnps lor a 'woman, or ilprosecuto' a weerns .uluow as a trespasser' and a nuisance. ' 1 ant helplessly involved In the unrelaxing folds of Mrs, Badgery'tr crape veil, purely there was no exaggeration fn my language when',J sal4 that I was a sunerer under a.pur onuy u.w grievance ! Can auybody advise me? Has anybody hud even the 'remotest experience of the' peculiar form of persecution Which I aril 'now endUrrhg ? If nobodf ns. 1? there ,(iny legal, gentlctnaiji, la, ma unnca .il ncuoin wno. can . answer ino ,a i-. jmportautiquestiou .wliiol . appears iiit the Lead oi tnis uarmtive.' i i- uwtan-iDy asKinrrnuriiucs-. tion becanee it wns uppermost lo my mincu If is iiniit-rinfMrt m ;tnv mind tiH: ftnd I therefora bep h-ave'tc- concludappromuately by askirig It, apntn: '' ' . " " ' ' '','..'.', .' '.'. , '.' ' , ' 1 1 Is therc' hhv "laW 1n 'Enplantl wleawill pro-. tect me irom wrs. jiaiiwry r IEEFTJME31S"'AND; IMPOBTEBS,v ii i r I i I , ' No. 1302 CH ESN UT Street;, t ' . If.' I t .Mill .k 1 " Ml i , Fmo English Toilet Soaps,' ; ' IN CHEAT VARIETY, JTJ8T RECEIVED. ' I - ' . ,i . i.; . ' i; ; ' I . ilso, Triple French Extracts and rerfumes. ' ' We have constantly bn band evert variety of ' ', rEBFTJilKKY AKD TOILET REQUISITES. ' Extracts, .'Powdersf t Colonics, ...Vomados. OPoliet Waters, bhaviug Creams, Coemetlques, Tooth Pantcs Brashes, eto. "7" 123m ; .it ..I l ' ' "I l t ' i- .1 . . Paragon Oil : and Safety Iiamps. I) RIGHT LIGUT THREE HOUR8-ONE CENT Ko.ohlniney I Kosmokel-grease. .... Sold by Inveatort, ' 1 ,r i ' " ho. 511 MARKET Street.' ... AGEKT8 WANTED, " ., . , ,... . , Also, Deuleis tn Fosps and Coal Oil. Machinery Oils. n Brruiuea doi j sum or cum. ci to per uncu. ( 10 . 1JEVENUE STAMPS. ItEV EN UtT-STAMPS - J 1 RAYH.UJS BlAMfS, ' i- Of all dmeTlplluiis. Oi an dcscripuoDS jiiwnri on nanat- ' 1 ' Always on hiiud. AT FI ORFTHOE MACITIN K Clt.'H oKFirB. .AT FLOULlil K bt WIMi W A 111 N K CO.'tl OFF1CK. ... No. Mil C'UFNVT Btfeefc . . , . no 6.W tiittMii sunir Ous door below Hi veiiih street. 1 Ols door below Mevanth streeAi , The most liberal discount alluviea. . The most Ultra! discount allowed. SHIPPING. U AMITY'S, , J'ACiBj. Om?E. tAl M'OMA.'1 H()AMlna-i,'V UliPIHVlLll MlttlilA tlMHVQOU I.OHrOM)KKRT. BKI PAHT.DUBUH,- v i-a t-v fiiuv i n.n ill . -uinitf PAYaBI.E IN l'Al'EB CI'MBFlTCT.' TitnlVH...: .....a .iS!M. SO, end 7 blABA(iiU - S3 1H1-. PATI) Cl.Hliru ATLH frftipd for tirliititig out pMORt:ri trura tne abtve point t --W. ',"" . AI"'. IV PIIU II UIU .. . All. STA1 1 U? U. H E IKIIl KHIUWAIH. fru lAI.NOlliK, rutipii Mrs -will take- nartleulit noli:e tbat the ' Axu tor Line" la iheenlr line frriuittrg liuouih tickeu at Uie above r ten. from I'lnlailrluliia to the point iiamrd arove, Tid that the unflerslued is the iinly dtiy aulhorbwl Atjent in rbiimciiipiiia. MVf 6oIoAl!Ctltlb,ANCHOttT,lN:., 1 15 ! ...... o. 817 WALNUT SUeet - ii . . rnu Mrnrvnur imtT a Tir-T : pr 1T Ik J-V7lfc nun xihi, i iLiij;iLM, u- tesii-J-dlthta Btiam rropcllet comnanr Db- aim ion wiuaiire liMiee.Tin ih-hwitb anananian run, IravlngdaliyitllM. and 6 F. connecting wltU all Scrthero aiiiEanti-rn lliifS. . For freight, wlilcn win rTTi nnnn swommonating; IfrniH, at iny to iiiuijjnm.iuiiumu., So. Jit! 8. DtLAWAJtliATonue. I 1 a'O SIIIP CAPTAINS AND OWN EKi Til E nnrifnilgncd bavintt toawo? the KESINO'lON Kriinv not K.rrirH loin'orm nis mpnai ana tnDBtrnm til ilie Dock tbat ba ! prepared with tncreaMd raclilUea to accommodate those Laving vesae s to be rained ot repaired, and pclnit a practical ihlp-carpontor and eauiKer. wi.itrre ru-irnnai aueuuun w me tobhou to- riifert in him mr VMVAlrR. t ( aptatr.a or Amenta, t-nio varpenteTa, ana Maccinwu HBvtnir v.iw in r-nir Km none UHi ui chii. iiain tho auvnrv tor ine aa e or -w PTterieni a Fatrnt Alptallic t omttocttlon" for ( etiper I'aint. for the Dipprrratlwn of Meln Dottoas, lor una cut, i am pre-. -paiea to iBrnina (uesameou lavoraoioK'nun. Kn noton ScM-w Doclc. Ill DELAWARE A venae, above LA UKKL Htreet. , MEDICAL. - ... . , . , i - r- yOX- POPULI. ; WRIGHT'S TAH SYUUP. - miXCIPAL DEPOT, ' .,- :,; No,. 771 South. Til IKD Street. Trice, $100 per BottlojfS'OO for half-a dozen. The ondcrsloncd cIHeodh take pleasure In cheortally recouitntndiiiK tlie ui-e ol W rlitlit a .Tar btrnn lor coutiliB. coIUk, cousuuipuon. wuouuiiiH-couuh. auottcu lever, liver complaint, pinna m tne ureaHt, bronciutis, Intlauimatlon, and rextrlctlon or air vomkc e In the lungs. eio. i ue rcim iiT pnumu uem ptbij mmiivi Cliarlea v. Wl fon. r ornev'n t'r4i oflloe. ' 1 - Cbarles H. (Ira-den, Sunday Mercury olllce. '" 'i-'t Jamca Koton,'Aioi4ifroftli. r : i ; ..-.i '. Vlltlaui K. Corblt, Ansoeiaied Prenn ,. ., . William 11. Cumenier. Fire Alarm ana Follce Tele graph, I nth and Clicsnut strefta. A rsancioipn, r ront anu i omonra ptrrcia. James W rerrtne No. 11'29 Charleg street. '- ' '" H. A. Uavla, No. 323 UnftkM atreet. tlobn Wooililde. Ho. 1U1 Franklin street. Robert Thompnon o. 1(08 Walter etreot. " B, O. Wnrcn, No. 628 Franklin si met. J lbl0Q. So 731 8. second street Jolin Bevinour, So. 613 h. t'ront street. jr., Vi. Howard, No. 1 Dock atreot . . II. Harti ett. Ne. S1 8. second atreet.. L. Baten .To. W5 Arch street . . Aitert Martin. o. 411 S. Second street . Mary Caldweil, No. lUiW 8anso:n street - y. Hhomas, So. SON. Fourth atreet. ' " 1'. M. ( arthy. No. 1( Eifretn'a alley. George W'lison. No 238 Race street. W. F. Urooki. No.69 North second street M J. Ilaasett, No, 119 Canal street 8. beymour Rose. Bustloton. Charles Rosrrs, No. i 8ouih street K. T. Welllonon. Second and Ouarry streets . . K. T.. Ihonms, No. 138 Mouth t-lxtli Btreet MUIamBams,No. 615 South Front street. 8. fi 8anrord, Opera Manaaer. Johp IdairlnnlB: rear of No. 134 Korlh Second street . lira, 8. K, hoate, Newark lel. e'ttt : W take Tileasure In recommenfltnff yonr TAB 8YRDP (of which we hare already aold -ooiulderuble . quantities) aa a tnosi ejctimnt ua tmumwui mmmij inr tlm pnmnlalnta Set forth In vour printed bill alrea ly submitted lo the public. Aa a (ratifying act to suffering humanity we will cheerfully recommend jour prepara tion to ail mulcted with diseases which u u aesigueu to cure. ' Yours, etc, . jjli.KB as hvj.-o, jriiKKi""'. S, E. corner l'lne and Sixth streets. 'i , -. . , Tot ta'e also at , , JUHN80N, HOLI QWAT COWDEN'S, , . DVOTT ft CO.'S. . . And all principal Urufglsis and Dealers. . Th subpcrlher wonld hr leave mrther to sayathat he im nrennred t fill orders and forward the Syrup to any part ot tho country. Persons desiring other lnior- nmilon by mall will inoiose a postaKe siainp,ami answors win ue reiurnra aa soon as vao exuieucms oi uuouiesa w in sumit. Address - w 1L1.1A1H xi. n uunii S 20 No. 171 8. UllllK Birtev, Pulladelphis, Pa. FOR COUGHS AND COLDS USE DR. C. G. GARRISON'S E X P E C T O R A N T . FOli DYSPErSIA AND DEBILITY USE ir I I DR. C. G. GARRISON'S BITTERS. V .tSE DR. C. G. GARRISON'S ., , ANTI.DYSPEPTIO PILLS Fvr Chilis end Fevers, Dillons, Billions Remittent, PyBpepsls. Jaundice Depression ' ol Spirits, Coughs', Colds, and all diseases that requhe a purgative."' ( . . In all cae whore the above rreparatlons tall W rjqase a euro tue uioucy wui uooiuuuuu, .. , Tor fcalc, v Uolesale and retail, at my store, i no. an s." inajiTH stbkkt, i .i 1 '' '-J - Below Walnut; Philadelphia. . i -. : ).-r.: I JOtfNBOH, nOLLOWAT'A ( OWDKN, i' .-! -Mi ' ' '- Wholesule Asents. i.i -, no. a is. tiAiufiimei, ruuttua,,,! i H ti. GAtlRlS'ON1. M. D.'"' ' (; i. Treats rjatlrhts lor all (Hsfases at his Office.'"1' 1,1 ' So. 211 itoulli LlGUrHBtreet. i"t All consultntlons ftee. c .,. ,u i Sl Jnx X) Y EI N G S C 0 U p I N G, ETC. i-i i .-I PKEMll STEAM SCOtUIXU ' ESTA,J3L-iaHMpNT,''; v,'i " No! 610 RACE Street."' ' 1 ''We he a lrava ta dfurmui nartlcnlar altnntlnn to ou nevr French .-U sui bcujuriug J-.iluWintiu out, (Jio lirnt anil yul one ot lts kind in this city. . We do not dye, hut by a. thi nilcal firucesa ti-siore Ladles') Oentlemen s, and thllareu'a Ouuienta to- their original taies. wlinout injuring (nun iu tuo twuit l hiis. areat eeneuce ana the'Uett aai hluerj- (rout Trmioe euhle us to warrant perfect satismctinrl to all v ho niay lavor us with their patronage LAUltH' J)KKstH,of sverr leioriptlou, with or without it rlrouilnns, are cleaned and ttutsbeu vtlttKiut buiuK tuktn apart, whether the color Is geumue uruot. . . . . .. . (,rw Cloaks and mant Una. t urtains. lau-e uovers. Curui IB. Velvet. Ribbons, Kid Glove, eto.. oteaued and renuVhed In the best manner Ocmlcmen's humuiet nnif U Inter ClntYilna eleaiiKd to Derlectl- n without In jury to tliestufl'. Also Flags and Rauners. All kinds ef siains rtuiovea witjioui oieanuiK lira wiiuiu. Aiiurueni are fxecuUjd under our immediate suoervtiilou . and SHtlsfnctlon guaranteed In every Instance. A call and examination ot our process is reipccaully solicited. ALDKDYLL & MAUI, 912 nithsS No. 1 RACfl fltreot. ri R STATEN ISLAND FASCT DTEINQ X" EBTABI.ISMFNT So. 41 N. EIGHTH Bireot. Kast side ' a , a i a -t w i a u . .. NO . Oi'USJt UFF1CB An -TMl CITTJ I With the beneilts ol .an experience ot nearly fifty. years on Mincn juiunn. anu laciuuea uubiiuuium oj any oilier estabilsement in tins country, we ollur superior lnniiceniunta to iiiuw) uiviui i, nm wooueuor saucy Goodslor DKtlNO OR CLEANHlNtl. BARRKTT. Ni:rhEVVH, & CO.,' No. 47 N. 1 Klllln Ktret, PhllJlclohla, l iua. o anu I tKt.i ntCT-ab- jww lutk So. 718 HOAlWAV. New York. No ,2ul) IX'LTON Street, Brooklyn. . 331m STOVES. RANGES, &o. (JULY , , ' r ixb t - ER'S liliW 1LA TEN T DEEP BANPJOJKX, .t". ' air ::tJ:ii:KXc.E;, ...TliANGES i -ii -j- ' f ' I . ' OF ALXVSJ.ZIiS,i ALSO. PHIEGAR'8 NEW LOW-PRESSURE STEAM HEATING APPAItArUS. J - .:.rron balk by CIIAntF.S WILLIAM?, Ko. i;2 MARKEI SIJiiBt;; CIS COAL. 13 SELLING THE ntESTON COAT., Which, is 4be; very , beet 6CUVYLKILL .COAt J tomlng to tm market,' ' :-.! i .! :,.4 .t. AT, $7ER tON.', ALSO EAGLE-VEIN' - i i Same tiros, at tame piiocs. ' Xel)Torable to any part of the city, periectly clean,' and free of slat."- 7 Orders received at Ko. 114 Sontti TU1CD Street. EMPORIUM, 813rp Avenue. No. 1314 WASHINGTON CO a.t , c o a l;: BEST QUALITIES OF. COAL u AT. LOWEST MARKET RATE3, AT ALTEK'S A L . Y - A' C; 0 R D, NINTH STBEET, a BELOW CIRARD AVENUE. 2BANCB OFFICE CORNKK, OF SIX1U ASD StlilMG GAEDEN 61BlTS. '' 21 X A M E S O ' .B ll I B N, ' 'I.! .1 , LEHItiH AND ; 'SpIrJTLKHI,. BY 1UB CARGO -OB SINGLE TON. Yard, Broad Street, below Fitzwater. Has constantlT on hand a competent spool v of the above superior -Coal, suitable lor family use, to which be calls the attention ef his friends and the public generally. Orders left at Ho. 205 8. Fish street. No. 82 8 Seventeenth street, or through Despatch or toot umoe, promptly attcnaea to. A SUPf&iOK QUALITY OF BLACKSMITHS COAL. - 78 POBERX , P. .'" B UNDER, ; COAL DEALER, 8. Ty CORKER EKOAD AXD CALL0WII1LL 8IREEI3 Kone but the best WEST LEH1UH, all sizes, from the Greenwood Colliery, on hand, and for sale for CA8H OKXT. ; . ... . (2 116m ' Also, tKGINE, HEATER, AND FURNACE COAL. GOVERNMENT SALtS. s A L B O V M A NUB E- ' ABMRTAKT QCABtKSHABTKB'8 OFTIOB, 1 miLADKLPHIA JJKPOT JlUrOll Z. 1HUU. I "Will be sold tothehichrnt bidder, at fuhllo Ano- tiop, on 1 UESDAi , the 3d day of April, 1806, at 1 o'ciock r. ai., at trio government muuioj, i tvi.iMi.iniiiu ana irAtnui euecia, rmiw delpbm, FfTiripylvania, N . ,, L-iibtv (ir ir Am TAITID rD XT A H?VTTT , Terms Cn?h, in Governnippt lunds. , ,.' By order or '-" " ' -' ' , , JJrey. BrlsrMJen. GEORGE H CROSMAir, , 1 ' Assistant Or, M. Uenrrai 0. 8. Array, ' ' "; ' ' HKNRr BOWMAN, ' 829 4t ". .. ll" Captain ai d Assistant Q, it." & ALE OF GOVERNMENT VESSELS AND UAKGES. ........ .... APHIBTAlrt1 QtTABTTfBMASTRR'S OPFIOI?, 1 x uiLADELi'niA iJEPOT, jiarcn Z, 1SUU. I Will I. . . 1 .1 a. kl.tKllM A nr. n. .kA i ' . ' I 111 W DUIU A UIHIU J.UI...IIII, u L I II u UVTDIU- mont Wharf, HANOVtK Btreet, ueiawure avtnuo 1 hlladtlpliia, i eunsylvania on l L'EsDAY, April 8, lSOtj, commeiiciDx at 10 o'clock' A. JL, tio follow- Ilia: lunuivu OHWilitrn nuu tie. - - btoam ITopellor 'm. J.Xkvinmsx " i Strain Forxv transport "WELLJiS." i finriB " W. H. P1.ALTE." , , The above vessels ho at Hanover Street Wharf. wnereinev way oe exuuiiiiou. . , , . .. , . ierms casn, in (joverumem noinaa. - Uy order of ' "' " ' i JJiev. Brljf.-Gen. GEOBGEH. CROSMAN, " ' Assistant Or. M. Gffieinl U.S. Anny, . ( : I. -I - UEMtY BOWMAN, 89 4t Captain and Assistant Quartermaster. , ALE O F .j M ' A N O E E, Qdabtubmabteb GmmuAt'a Ojtioe, ) 1 1 - ( i ua a'... iniu.i -1-. , r W ABIGTOM. Ix C...l("ibruarv23. 18G1 1 'Will bo eold at tie Cavalry Depot. Gicboro.D C a laicfi ooantltv of stock-vdfd MANURE, whtoh will do Ufiiveriu to purcnasun un in ktuujiii, or iu harms or boats 'tod proneed by them, at lorty 40) cenM per rubio jard. - 1 wo or store beets (according to size) can be loaded per day. - , . -. -. .-( i Ti tiiiH Cash, in Government funds. . . , ... ''Br order ot the Quiiitcrniasttr-tieueral. ; ''"' ;r "Ei A ElvIN, .'; in i " "" urevet rrii'Sdier-umieisi. 3S7 20t ' In eharye First l-ivlion Q. M. ti. O, ' - : 'ALE of .government: AMBtLANCE3, ARMY WAGONS, ASD CAR Chief Quaribrmahtivu'b OfAc. - I i K I'll r frir nitnninuiu. WaphIIiOtoh, O. C, Slnron 18. 1R68. Will be sold at I'ubiid' Auctioa. at LINCOLN PEi'OT, WASHINGTON, D. Ci-under the- diroo tion ot Brevet Colonel 0. 11. Tamnldns. u. M.. on "tlONUAY, April 2, I860, at lil o'clock A. M., tho loliowicg mrutlonen ijovernriH-troperty, vis. : , 100 to kOO Light Ambuauces, . .. . . 'iUOtooUO Army Vf.ifi.u. , which will be sold singly , and niuat te removed wuhinflvo days from, dite of sae., In addition to the above, there will he sold, at the lame time and place, . i ': Tlie oaie will be continued Low day to day until all tho property is sold. i - Brevet Malar-Gen. and CJii'-f Quartermaster, ' 8 10 lot J - ' ' Depot of Washington, M A K R I AG E GUID E, BY DR. WIlUAM TOCKO. ; MARRIAGE GCIDE. by Llti WM. TliITNG, VOfrNG. AIARltlAUJU ULiut, oy iu uiunlldK. timiiK tiv DR. WM. i MARKIAOK by DR. WM. YOUNO. , ilAKHlAOK GllDK, by DA-WM, JOIlN(, SISHIUAGW GCIUK, by I lit WM. YOUNU '' klARUlAGE GVIUE, by lilt VM. YOl'NU. . .. W AlfftlAGE O C1V by M.WM' JSJJS??'. .. JUAKDlAUCi UI'll'Bi I'X " ivu -.if, " WAaRlAUli Gl'UiK. y Hit. WM. YOUNG. ! MARBIAUtt (1C1DK. "There are inure tilings 'twlxt Bcaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt or in our iLeTno voisni roan' enter the obi isattons of married life Without reading every page Ol Utb i OUr(i B HAR R1AGK GL1UF. ( or. F.veiy One ilia Own Doctor. It discloses faut that ever one should Je acimauin d with. It contulus one hundred ngrav!n;;S. explalnlnv the ana toniT ot the human system, betb ma la and female, with useiul information tnat every eaesbvuio auow. - -u Brlco. 60 ftMV Tor:0.B omr, - 17 V r.L . ilH 8HrCK Ket, lxv Fourtli.' T UI E BTAM V AnENeT7-Nfrr-3f)4 CIIESN UT hTRFK X, AROVsCTlUlLU, WUO. UK UUJ1U b'SVU AS HKHF-lOFOHBi 'MMmftOT .WV J Ofc liAjS, AD s aXt amovtV BTAM1M OI S.VS.KI ULOlsiriiiia VW"""1, U 1 GOVERNMENT SALES. EBIlQ ALE OF GOVERNMENT PROP AT MACON,-. - Br direction of.ine feACRLlARl jOJ" WAR. all. . tlf .. - ; ,. ,Ui,j .. -7..,. A IDII.LINO MAI ERIALH, i t ! ' 'MAtiiiNFitrr Toot.fi: v' ) - IRON, tl'lR, trrttBEK. AKB STOttluj oivtainim msns. -w - which wcr .rollected at Maoon, by the" CM' 1 ltarrate ivoverasmnt. for th erection Ml nrtM.. xii o t ti eratie. ot . a. large amorj ..iaboratory, d ? irsetal: and also ., JT , ltOLS.MACUU.ERY. AND MATL fltil tollrctrd lrom lion works and ar too not m the ticatesl . dt AlBbaus ud Georgia, will lie sold at, t - . r . u i "'ptuLScAicnoxN. ' '".Vr Amonct ttio artlcii-to bo sold are: 1 . . . i i lbs. .'ipet (fM. ' - ' ' ,42,u) lbs. CcTiper-roond rod. " ' '''' m.iahi io. vopper bat. ii wlh i : j. ' 20.1D0 lbs. Conner-H-heot. iOO.aoibs Wrounht Iron bar and rod.- t'wionsjrre; irosi.t. :i! ' . ' , . a . i . 0 TW tons Cast Iron tinsorvloeable-sholhi. . n , . M.tKJO Ibn.Lcad jiiirs, .- ...... ,. . , ,,. .. 46.WI0 lbs, fin-block ahd sbeof. ' ' , , . ., 4.000 lbs. Chsth crnno hhd cable. " 16,0W yards Cloth Cotton, Iiia;li8U ' Sorgo, ellrJ en1 fnn moiled.-" -r 82.C00 Ibv d'owder.' . - .. ' . - 8,000 leet. Belting g nm and leather, isMsortesl 4 ! Ble - - r ' S00 Machines Drills, rinners, Milling, , Sorew . i - cutting, Steam aud 4wa-haiiiiitrs. - i.esiaos :-l-t tm'n llariifuift. 35 Unserviceable Cannon iron and bronze, Lalmratorr btorpi aitd' SfHtM-mlS, 9rare' I'arls (new! for Sprinnrlnid Menketsand , Colt's - Revolvers, and an assort mout of fadOha,' -1 lloise Equitirneets. ' lbfqriry and Cavalrf Ao - Cf3irmetttsr- u Blnnkets. t . Wagon and.Gnn Carriage i Jrore, 80 broken Gnn Caniairc, - i i i PAINTS AND OILS- .- .L The attention oi Northern bu vers is called tettila sale, wnch is a large one, and of valuable property. r ua piniu'u .aiuioiruus ui tno proportv to ue sola nn be obtained Irom the Chlel of Ordnance at WaFhfneton. I). C. and from the Comoiaiidirnr OfRepruf the Augnsta Arsenal, Georgia. The salo will commence on ' ' - - ! WEDKDSDAt. ArTril'iriSGG. '' and eontlnno every day until all tho property ' so d. lenns - Cash, In United Ptates enrrrtney. i ' D W. FLAGLER, Captain Ord. Brev. Lt.-Colonol, .. 8 Z !2t Com . A ueu st a Arsenal. ,'UIeKY, WlA Eii, EiO, jmmioax l unvKYOR'a Offiob, -l ; ; ' Wabhiboton, li. C, March 21. 1806 J ' win be sold at Public Auction in this city, at tho Judiciary Square WaroliOtisd back ot the Oitv Hall, on WEDAE8DAX, the 18th day of April next, at 10 o'clock A. M., the. inlawing articles of Hospital , Mores and Lfanors, no longi r required for the use of the Metiicat IJepartmeut of the army, vls.t ' Arrovr Root. . J0,OUOJbs I)essicated l'ota. BarleV 19 000 " Corn .fciarcb 10 000 ' toes 100 Iba Mixed Doso. do. Iti3 " Whisky, quart ' bottles........ 40,000 Whisky, in bblsy gallons 8,900 Sherry Wine, ' quart bottles. .40,000 -1 Sherry V mo, . , , in bbis SO ,. TarraponaWino, 1 Cocoa Cnoeolate 10,000 " Cinnsmon,Powd. 1,000 " Farina 2y,000 ", Tapioca ....10 000 " Ext. ot Beeri..,. 20,000 " Concent'd Milk. iO, 000 " Ginger lBt5 " Ext. of Coflue..., 8,762 gal Beans ..I.. WO lbs PeaBeana 2,800 bottles 10,000 1 he above articles will be aold ialots to suit both large and small purchasers. ' -Ternis C'ah. - ' ' " " ' "" Pive (5) days will be allowed, to parties ia remov - lug their property. ,-t . i. . ,j . Cataiojtucs ready by tho 5th pro. - tUAS. KUrHERLANTJ, ' ' ' ' i' Sura-eon and rorveyorj U. 8. A. C. W. rOTELER, Auotioaeor. .- . - 8221310 B UBEAU OF ORDNANC X C E.,, 1.1868. f " E.N ATX i fliVT riKPAuTMEnT, ' Wl(niOTOs Citv. lUreh 3. SALE OF NAVY -POWDERS AT. THE, A Till kHiinKi.Yar. m y Thcro will be sold at Pnblio Auction, to the hlghost " bidders, In the ollioeof the- Inspector oi Ordmanoe ,ot the Navy Yard, BrooklynrM. Y., at boob, on the) i - . fjd day ol April, 16Cd, lour thousand lour hundred and ninety-nine (4499) barrels Aavy Powdors. These Powders will be sold by sample, In lore 'Of ' ono hundred, two hundred, and. three hundred :. barrels. Purchasers to turuish barrels into wUloU -the powders may be emptied from tho tanks. ," lerms One halt cash in Ciovernrnent luhds, ftnd 1 lift rV-mitlnfUiv nn ilin inmnnl tf thA Prvwitifni. fo - .'which a period ol ten Uuyiwili.be allowed. It not , . , men removen tne i owaors win revert to tue uovora xnent.. s-v ,, d -' - I .; 'i" .. ... H. A. WISE, : ,' 8 3swt41.. ., . . .... . Cbior of Bureau. PROPOSALS. ' ' ' I I 1 I ' .Mill I I I I ! I , I I i . ! I II .- I PROPOSALS. SEALED PROPOSALS, IN duplicate, will bo received at this oliice until li M., MOADA r.' the Kith- day of April, 18d8, lor the delivery ol 6000 head ol BEb.iT CAlTLEou the hoof, " ' tor the use of captured .Indians. Ihe cattlo to- be . dehreredto the A. C. 3 , for Indians at Fort buuinor, , . New. Mexico. ' The liret delivery tofco on the lit day of JnTy,188rt, ' and to conit ol 60U itslr Qf cattle; tbe-ettbsequont: :. i dulrvcries to be in such numbers and. at. such .time ,os may be rcqolted by the nlidiTHigned. ' i ho cattlo must be lora" tlwee to rlve"years Ctrl, J, ,!l and must weicb at Unst 4U0 pounds net jtheir weigh ." to be nbctrtaiueo according to manner laid do wu in , the habe Rcgu'fttiorjs ol lBCSl, and to oo of (he best marketuble quality. Ko' Btags, 1 BdUs, Cows, ' or bcliers will be received- ... :i j.i i-ni-.n-i Whenever, iu tho opinion of tlie A. C. S. for In- ,, dians, at Fort Stunner, tlie cattle prcsoutcd do not ' lulftl the oonditrOur'hete' Set forth, as manyasdoV "': jjot will be rejected-.' Ton 'per-cent, of moner due)'i; contr&otors will V rptftinod until tho contract, is Jul) .,v Two responsible persons must slpn each bid ' guanuitceuig Hint it thd contract is awarded to tho-in party or parties therein jirouoiduir. tboy will. enUir , luto ample bonds tor tne falthlul lhlli mont bt the contract, and 'when' the" parties thus oU'erfug as -'' Sureties are - nn known to- tLe naidorsignod their ;:: ebtlity to roimbU' e ,tho .Jpss to tne L'niwu ritatos, which would accrno in caso 'of failure must bg ' ' attested before a magistrate or other officer em . powered to administer oaths, .i..r! i.-n.-j i-i - The parties to v-hom this oontrscUs let will bo tx- ,-u.. peoted to flllthe contract thcrnsijlvesonv sub-loftiuir, ol tho contract will bo considered as a lailureto corn- '' -'-ply with the coBtract, and tho SonuactorwiU be hulel - j-' ei'poiisible,thoxptoif,v, , .... ; . j ,; i - , . .., Jidorse on the envclohu 'TroposaTs for Bpol Cattle, at Fort Sumner, New Mexico" - ' -''- -. ' i.i.ji.i in vi. j WiR. BELL, i ;.. . .-. ,- , Captain and C. S. and Brevot .Major, U. S. A. OfTice Purchasing and Depot C. S , District ot Now , Mexico, fcaiitaife, N.'M., February T, 1S06.' 81 28t "" AfAiWF?ICEeWAUWArEltiTO ' ' "Piui-ADBtpntA, March 23, 18C61 ' pes led Proposals wid be received at this oflloe until i THURbiDA Y, the 6tf) of April next, at ti o'clock M , .. lor immediato delivery at the feohujlklil Arsonal, iu luerchaniable packajjosof " lO fHO Brass Rings, 1 inches. f -'' ' : - ' ' 1 10000 Iron W ire totiaps tUotohJiiss' patent), f inoh. , 16,000 Iron "D ' Rings, inch. . 600 lbs. Copper Rivets, assorted. ' v ' ' 600 lbs. Flax tsewiiig Twine. '- - r . i-j-i ALfcO. . -.." -. i -i.i-! ,i ii.... 40,000 t ards CO-lncb Burlaps ; to be delivered at ths rute ol 5000 yards per week. "' Parties oflering goods Should make separate )M ' posala lor each article oiltred, the quandov they pro .i pose to iurnudx, the price. twliich should, be written Loth in words and figures), and conform to the terms ' of this advertisement, a copy ot which should '" oonq. any each propoiml. n t ': m t-jt .? - -i,,a riemples this axVflcs .returod. maybe peer fttw M this ollico. fcamplesben' submMtpd, mttst be marked and " numbered Vo correspond with the proposals j and the ( parties thereto must guarantee that the goods shall be, in every respect, equal io-aaiuple, otherwiae tho proposals will not be considered. , , -, . ...... Bids will be opened -on Thursday, the 6tB day 01 - April next, at 12 o'clock M.( wheu bidders are ri quested to bo present, i - - ' '.,' Bach bid must be guaranteed by two responsible -persons, whose signatures must be appended to tho, , guarantee, aud curiilied to as being good and sunt- . cient security for the amount involved by soma ' , public functionary of the United Mates. All proposals should be maue out on the reirular k foi uis, which will be inrunhed en appheauon at this 1 Oliice. s. . i . i ... - - " . - The right Is reserved to rejoot any bid doomed nnp . reasonable, and no bid Irom a delMuitutg oontraolo( , , will ie received. -- : .. Knstoree envelope "Proposals for (here insert tho same of the arttote offered)'' - ' Byordenot Brevet Brigadier-General GE0RUIS .. , II. CROSMAM, JUsisUtu) , Vuattitftnaster-tienurai. . Cnlted .fitaM.. Army, ... tfy ,. , Captain anil Asulatuut Qukturw4!it(ir, Brevet Maloc " L'HitedSla.9.Arwyf. u y, AVV ? 9i ...I! !!! i. 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