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THE DAILY EVENING TELEGRAPH PHILADELPHIA, THURSDAY, JUNE 20, 1867. 8 AITOTHEIl IrfSASTElt. DCSitfictloii of Fox's American Variety Theatre by Fire. 13 Men Killed, and Over Wounded j the Walls Falling, 30 Tlic Building In Ilulne, and Mncli of ihe SiirrouiMllnpf Property Damaged. Bite., Kt. Ktc. Kte. Etc., Kt. It would appear that death by accident, as M well as by the hand of violence, la fated to run ita course in our miusi. is was um m weeks ago to-day tnat there occurred on Sansom street, above Ninth, a terrible boiler MploBion. by which over two dozen nnfortu ate men were, on the instant, and without preparatory warning, brought face to face with death. The bodies of some of the victims of this calamity still remain burled bcueath the rains of the building; and before their sorrow )ng friends have bad the slight consolation ot (lvlag their remains a decent Christian burial, we are called upon to record another disaster Which more than equals the former la the de struction of property, and almost rivals It In the lossot life resulting At half-past 9 o'clock last evening, the New American Theatre, run KlDg from Walnut street through to Smsom, at the distance of about sixty feet west from Eighth, caught Are and was entirely consumed, the disaster culminating at about a quarter before 11 o'clock, by the falling of the front wall, which burled a large number of firemen and citizens In the ruins. As far as can now be ascertained, the fire riglnated in the stable nnder the rear portion f the building, in which were kept the horses of the establishment when it was used as a cir cus. On the Sansom street front, adjoining the astern wall of the building, was a narrow passage-way, used as a private entrance for the members of the theatrical company. Next to this were the stables, to which access was had toy means of a raised gangway from the street. Immediately over the stalls was the place where the hay and ottier feed for the horses was kept, and in which, it Is supposed, tiie fire originated. Over this, again, hud formerly been an open space, contain ing a ring about forty feet in diameter, used for training the horses of the circus. Hut since the building had been exclusively devoted to dramatic and variety representations, the greater portion of this had been cut up into dressing and property rooms. Surrounding these, and also on the lower floors, were several other apartments used for similar purposes, while just to the right of tuo stage, facing Wal nut street, was the green-room of the establish ment. In these different rooms were stored the large and costly wardrobe of Mr. Robert Fox's variety company, and on the stage was a large amount of scenery, much of which was quite new. It was not a matter of wonder that the flames spread with great rapidity tbrouKh such a variety of combustible material. Devout Ins, In the first place, thecoiubusliUleartielesHtored In the buy-loft, the flames, accompanied by dense clouds of smoke, broke through tUa doors and windows of the Sansom street front. If the proper appliances for extinguishing the fire bad been on the grouud at the lime. It might have been suppressed before communi cating with the portions of the building used for theatrical purposes. But the oontlaKrallou soon extended to the dressing and property rooms over and around the hay-loft, and when these, were gained there was no chance of saving the building and its contents, as a great pot tiou of It was ooustructed of wood of a very drvand inflnmahle character. The first warning that the inmates of the au ditorium had of the presence of the (limes was riven by small clouos of smoke, which Issued from one of the doors by which, the member of the orchestra gained access to their depart ment. As there was a large number of persons among the audience who were pulling away Industriously at their pipes and (cigars, and as flame and smoke were very frequently brought Into requisition as stage accessories, this did not attract much attention at first. But the volnme gradually increased in size and density. And then a suppressed murmur of "Are" ran through the audience, and several persons hur ried themselves Into the street, without any further admonition. It is scaroely possible but that some of the officers and attaches of the establishment were aware of the real state of the case; but they deemed It inexpedient to alarm the audience and thereby cause a panic, which might have resulted in serious loss of life In the effort to escape from the burning building. They also honed that the (lames in the stable might be extinguished before any great damage was done. For these reasons they ex erted themselves to quiet the com motion, which was beginning to make headway amoug the performers on the stage. At the time that the smoke appeared, the orchestra bad Just finished the overture to the '-Demon Dance" of the Black Crook; the curtain had risen, and from twenty-five to thirty young girls, dre-ised In scanty gauze were about commencing the evolutions peculiar to that spectacular scoue. The dance was continued for a moment, but the volume of smoke Increased so rapidly that the performance had to terminate. Then there was a general rush for the exit doors on the part of the andience, and In a short time the theatre was cleared of spectators, happily without acci dent. Several of the small boys who were seated in the upper tier, however, were so ter rified that they leaped recklessly from trie second story window to the pavement. A lad was afterwords ploked up in the middle of the Street, with his skull so badly crushed that he expired In a few minutes: and It is probable that be was one of those who leaped from the Windows. The actors and actresses, as soon as the per formance terminated, endeavored to gain their dressing-rooms for the purpose of securing their several wardrobes. Tnose whose rooms were nearest the Walnut street frout succeeded In rescuing many of their effects, but about this time the flames broke through the floors in the rear, and all access to the other rooms was thus hut off, as well as egress from the theatre by means of the private entrance on Ban so in street. Some of the male performers, assUted by persons la the audienco, endeavored to retard the progress of the flames by tearing down the soenery; but while they were thus engaged the drop-curtain fell to the floor of the Stage, and the work was brought to a close. 11 the members of the company, and the remainder of the audience, then gained the street as rapidly as was possible. The per sonators of Klhloptan characters did not have time to remove the stains of the burnt cork from their faces, and the danseuses were hur ried by the throng lntr the street, attired in their flesh-colored tights And short gauzy dresses. One of the dtuulng girls was so over come by the excitement and exhaustion that she faluted away Just as sue reached the open stir. She was immediately removed to a place where restoratives could be applied; and, as far 41 we have been able- to ancet Mia, no other member of the company met with any mishap. The others also sought refuge in the neighboring houses or their homes, that they might as soon sta poatdhie attire themselves iu more becoming garments. About one hundred persons were comprised In the theatrical company, and attached to the Theatre in various positions, all of whom, tor the lime being, are thus thrown out of employment. The lessee of the establishment was Mr. Robert Vox. Mr. Kotiert Karnshaw was the business manager, ana Mr. James Pil grim the acting and atage manager. Tno orchestra was under the leadership of Mr das . Uve Kilter. The leading performers were Frank llrower, Frank Wood. Charles U. Stewart (sur named "Fatly Stewart"), Mademoiselle La Jtosa, and It. M. J. Siner. The principal mem bers of the stock company were Denny Gal lagher, Miss Alice Seldler, Miss Maggie Wesner, mod Miss Julia I'orter. Before the whole building was wraDned in flames, ths firemen suoveeded in carrying out Into the street severnl mirrors, pictures, and other pieces of furnllurn pantly moved; and thene, with the few wardrobes that were saved by their owner, were all thai was rescued from thn burning building. The flreorlainatpd In the stables about twenty minutes after o'clock, as nearly as can be as certained. A half hour must have elapsed before the audience and performers were con vinced that the building was on fire; and in another half hour the flames had spread over the entire roof to the Walnnt street frout. By this time the general alarm bad been sounded by the Slate (louse bell. A large number or firemen, with their apparatus, were already the ground working inciefatlgably to subdue the flames. To these a large reinforcement was soon brought by the general alarm. Hundreds of people from the neighborhood were also present as spectators, completely blocking up all the surrounding streets. The scene was, Indeed, one that was well worth beholding. Owing to the combustible character of much of the material of the build ing, and the light texture of the scenery and wardrobes, the flames roe hlsh into the nlr, and a laree, dense mantle of smoke rested above the scene and gradually spread Itself over the vicinity. Persona at a distance of ten miles from the city saw the fire distinctly. Tne wind was not blgb at the time, and therefore the sparks were carried to no great distance. Willi 1 tie exception of the surrounding buildings, no damage was inflicted, save by the firing of a few awnings lu the vicinity, which were soon extlnnulshed. Plumbers or streams or water were inrown upon and into the burning building, but with out materially checking the progress of the names, until the Whole interior was a mass oi ruins. The firemen, however, worked nobly, and did their best. Several of them made a sad and disastrous mistake, however, towards the close of the conflagration. The barroom of the establishment was situated on the Walnut Street Iront, at the western side, ana tne healed and exhausted firemen broke into this, and helped themselves lreely to the liquor which t' am Binretl there. This achievement was attended with great apparent danger from the first, for the wall on the Walnut street front was then in a threaten ing condition, and those who were standing immedintf ly against It were continually warned by the crowd of the risk they were encounter leg. Little hf ed was paid to these timely ad monitions, and Jut as those who had forced their way into the bar-room were coming out, about Blxly feet of the wall fell outward upon the sidewalk and s'reet. The portion which was tbus precipitated to the ground extended from the eastern wall of the building t the second window from the west, and from the roof to the top of the entrance doors. A great commotion was created in the crowd of specta tors by this mishap, and immediately there was a rush in all directions from the neigh borhood of the theatre. So great was the pressure in the dense assemblage, that persons were whirled around the corner of Klgbth and Walnut streets, and carried far down each thoroughfare, without having the remotest idea of what had happened. When the consternation thus caused had somewhat subsided, the workmen returned to the build lDgs, and to their dismay found that about two dozen firemen and others bad been buried beneath the ruins of the fallen walls. Instant search was made for the uufortnnale victims of this disaster, and as fust as they were recovered the living and the dead were removed to the neighboring bouses or taken at once to their homes. A complete list of the killed and wounded will be found below. The llames still continued to rage, unmindful of the loss of itfo which they had cansed; nud It was not until after eleven o'clock that they were almost suppressed. During the remainder of the night, however, they continued to linger among the ruins, and when we visited the loins ag"ln this morning, smoke was still issuing lrom the vhurred remains of the build ing, and here and there the fire still burst forth spasmodically. The scene presented by the Interior was one of desolation. Only the ex terior walls are now standing, and a small por tion of the second floor, which stll adheres to the Walnut street iront. But scattered around the former auditorium are the charred posts that ouce supported the galleries, Imparting to the scene the aspect of a forest through which the flames have ruged. A strong force of policemen are on duly, keeping all intruders out of the ruins. The Ruined Theatre had a front of seventy leet on Walnut and Sansom streets, and was one hundred and sixty-five feet In depth. The ground belongs to the estate of the lata Isaao Brown Parker, Esq. All tbe Improvements, Including the building, furniture, fixtures, and scenery, were tbe pro perly of Mr. Hoberl Fox, who estimates bts loss at (28,(100. On tuls he has an insurance of juoou in Mew x ora, isew juogiaaa, and isai it more companies, whose uainei and sever.il liabilities cannot, as yet, be ascertained, as tue sale containing the policies has not yet beea opened. A short lime since Mr. Fox cancelled policies amounting to (3000. The Kffects of the Fire on the Adjacent Bull lugs were quite serious. As soon as the flames had extended to the roof of the Theatre, they com municated with those of tbe row of buildings adjoining the establishment on the east, and fronting on Eighth street. The firemen paid dne attention to this locality, scaling ths roofs by means of ladders, and working diligently with their axes and hose. The bedding and other combustible articles in the upper stories of these buildings were also burled into the street, and mirrors and other valuable and portable pieces of furniture were taken from the houses to those in the vicinity which were lu no Immediate danger. The bnildiogs on Walnut and Sansom streets, adjoining the The atre, were also more or less damaged. The fol lowing is a summary oi the losses thus sus tained: Adjoining the Theatre on tbe west is the hotel of J. G. Poulson, No. 813 Walnut street, the walls of which were slightly damaged. His loss amounts to about 910U0, which is fully covered by Insurance in tbe Fire Association and Green Tree Company. The liquor store oi Mr. u. tx. i;urus uo.. jno. 817 Walnut street, was slightly damaged by water; no insurance. John Relley'a liquor store, No. 821 Walnut street, was also slightly damaged by water. The dwelling No. 808 Ransom street, ownod by Mrs. S. A. Bronson, was damaged by fire aud water to the extent of $1000. It is covered by an Insurance of $1,000 in the Hellance Company. W l Ham Cronln's hotel, No.810 Sansom street, was seriously damaged. The roof was entirely destroyed, and all the upper rooms badly damaged by the fire and water. Ills stock of liquors was also destroyed. The loss on the latter will reach $5000, with no insnranoe. Tne loss on the building amounts to about $3000, but la covered by an insurance of $1000 in the Koyal, of Liverpool. The stables of E. C. Conklln, In the centre or the block on Sansom street, were damaged by water to the extent of (150. Fully Insured. The large building at the southwest corner of Eighth and Sansom streets, occupied as a hotel by Messrs. Brennan, was only slightly damand by water, fully covered by an Insurance of 8 JO X) in tbe Germanla Company of this city. The dwelling at No. 1:'8 South Eighth street, occupied by Mr. Conrad Llebrach, was damaged to the extent of $00, covered by insurance la tbe Pennxylvanla Company. The roof was badly burned, and several of the rooms flooded Luurtr's cigar store and dwelling, No. 132 South Eighth street, was damaged to the amount of fMi covered by an insurance of the aamealnonnt lu the Mutual James Itelllev's sftloon, No. 131 8. Eighth street, waa slightly damaged. D. B. Emerick, dealer in house furnishing goods, sustained a loss of (300 by tbe tire, but is fully insured in Ihe Fire Association. Charles F. Sauter's dwelling, and gents' fur nishing goods establishment. No. 138 South E'ghth street, was damaged by tire and water to the extent of $100", with no Insurance. The lower story of tne above wasoccupied by George Hauler, as a mauufaotory of passe partouti pho tograph frames. His loss amounts to (1500 or $2000, which is covered by an iusurauoe of (1500 in the Insurance Company of North America. The roof of Mrs. S. A. Branson's dwelllug, No. 110 South Eighth street, sustained a lost by the burning of the roof of the back building. Tbe first story is occupied as a genu' furnishing goods emporium. The loss will reach only $o00, and Is covered by au insurance oi (l&Xiln the Itellance. The gents' furnishing store of Mr. II. P. But ler, No. 142, was damaged to the exient of $io0, but the loss Is covered by an insurance of $01 in the Spring Garden aud Lyoomlng County Companies. F. K. Kuoppel's confeotionery store. No. 115, was damaged to tbe extent of SAX) by water, but is fully insured. . . The cigar store on the northwest corner of Eighth and Walnut streets, occupied by Messrs. W lley & Brothers, was damaged by Are on the roof and bv water to the amount of $.X. On this property there was an insurance of over 116,000, m tbe Spring Garden, Glrard, and Pute nix Companies. lleikness' Bazaar, at the corner of Ninth aud Ransom streets, and the other building: of the block, were not in any way damaged by the fire cr water. 1 1 We now come to Ihe most melancholy results of the disaster, a list of those who were killed and wounded by tne falling Of the wall of the Theatre on Walnut street. The Killed were tbe following: John A. LnlE. a member of the Tlibornla En gine, and proprietor of the Exchange Baths, No. 22H H. Second street, was killed, lie was forty years of age. married, and leaves threechlldren. John W. Emraett, of the Franklin Engine, a rigger in the Navy Yard, and a director of the Company, aged twenty-three, and nnmarrled, was killed. Ills skull was crushed, and his face fearfully lacerated, the lower portion of his lett lrc was also crushed, and nearly severed from the body. lie resided on the south side ot j Catharine street, below Second. William Ennls, a runner with the Franklin Engine, aged forty, and married, with a family of three children, died as he was being carried across Spruce street to the Hospital. George Carles, a harness maker, aged twenty three, and single, residing at No. 1727 Olive street, was among the killed. He belonged to tbe Columbia Hose. Aaron Jones, a butcher, aged twenty-two, and unmarried, died this morning at the Hospital, from severe Injuries of the breast, hip, and limbs. lie resided in Lawrence street, below George. He was a member of the Lafayette Hose. Edward Carberry, aged 18, residing at No. 711 Carpenter street, was killed by a portion of the wall crushing In his chest. William East, aged 18, a baker bv trade, and living at Southwark Hall, was killed by lnja rles about the head. The bodies of the last persons are now at the Fifth District Police Station. The following killed are still at the Pennsyl vania Hospital: James Taylor, connections unknown. W. II. H. Sutton, whose remains were at the Hospital, was removed by bis father this morning. Caleb Brett, a folder on The Evening Tele graph, and a member of the Washington Engine, was killed. He was about twenty-two years of age, and resided at seventeenth and Carpenter streets He leaves a wife and one child. He died at Blair's drug store, at the corner of Eighth and Walnut streets. Thn remains of an unknown man are also at the Hospital. A ycuug man dressed in citizen's clothes, aged about i!0 years, was killed, and his remains re moved to ibe building. No. 735 Walnut street. A Mr. Young, of the Friendship Engine, was so severely injured, that he died this mornlug. Tbe list of tbe killed is closed with the lad whose remains, bb stated above, were found In the street. The Waandcd. The following members of tbe Hlbernla En gine are among those injured, but not killed, by the falling of the walls James Dally, a lithographer, aged twentv- flve, and unmarried. His loft leg was taken on Deiow ine Knee, ana nis rignt arm uronen, besides other Injuries. He resides at No, 217 German street. Dennis Kelley. a machinist at Morris & Tan ker's works, aged twenty-one years, and single. Shoulder broken and arm burned severely. His body was also badly bruised, his head cut, and bis left band partially burned off. He resides in Fltzwaler street, near Sixth. John Nolan, a carver, aged thirty, marrlel, and having two children, was slightly Injured about the head. He resides In La.anean street. John Quinn, aged twenty-two, single, was Slightly lnjnrea aooui tne legs. Tbe members of the Washington Engine In jured were the following: William Butler, a painter,' aged twenty-four, and unmarried, was cut in the back and inter nally injured. He resides on Ninth street, below South. Henry Schriber, a painter, aged 21, and nn marrled, was injured in the side and ankle, ills residence was on iueea street, auove i,om bard. - Jobn Ellis, an engineer, aged 2,8 and unmar ried, was sirucK on ine stioumer. William Mitchell, a coachsmlth, aged twenty eight, and unmarried, was bruised 'about the body and head, and internally injured. He re sides on Fifth street, above Lombard. Daniel Ragan, produce dealer, aged twenty three, and unmarried, had a leg broken, and sustained Internal Injuries, lie resides on Quince street, above Lombard. Tbe following members of the Western Hose were injured: George McClellan, a ship carpenter, aged twenty-eight, and married, with two children, was Daaiy injured, ue lives on remuerton street, between Twentieth and Twenty-first, Lewis Fisher, a glass-blower, nued twenty three, and married, was Injured Internally. .His resilience is at tne corner oi Tweniy-iourtn anu South streets. James P. Burton, employed In the Gas OfHoe, aged twenty-live and unmarried, was slightly Injured In the leg. He resides on wlloox street, above Nineteenth. Micbaei Johnson, a laborer, aged twenty-tour, and unmarried, had an arm broken and sus tained injuries on the head. He resides at Twenty-fourth and Plue streets. The only member of the Moyamensing Hose lnjurd was the following: William Thompson, aged twenty-nine, sus tained an injury on tne nana, livos on lien ance street, below Shlppen. Tbe only member of the Sbiffler Hose in jured was the following: Charles Pnrsglove, engineer of the steamer, aged twenty-seven, and married, with two chil dren, was fearfully injured in the loins by the "devil" or ine oranou-pipe. xn is accident took place on Eighth street. The only member of the Southwark Engine lniurea was vne luiiowing. UMIliotY. Putin. i iv ml f t f . i. rr. n .nil rv n.vln.l with a family of six children, had his hand badly crushed. He resides near Moyamensing avenue and Federal street. Tbe following member of the Franklin En gine was injured: Peter Kelley. a carter, aged twenty-eight, and nurr timed, biidly injured in the back of the head, and hat) a leg broken. Almost all the flesh was temped Horn his back, lie resides on Ger man street, above Fourth. Tbe following member of the Columbia Hose was Injured: Henry Kirby, aged twenty-three, and unmar ried, bad bis enr crushed. At a fire at the es tablishment of Messrs. James, Kent, Han tee A Co., some time since, he received a broken leg and arm. He resides on Ninth street, below Iiace. The following members of the Pennsylvania Hose were Injured: George Lyle, a machinist, aged twenty-three years, and unmarried, fell from a ladder and was injured in the back. He resides on Third street, above Union. John C. Dye fell on Eighth street and Injured tbe can of bis knee, and sprained his arm and wrist. Tbe following members of the Good Intent Hose were injured: Henry McMauus, employed ln'the Gas Office, and keeper of a tavern at the coi ner of Teulh aud Wallace streets, was badly Injured. He has a funnily of four children. Tbe following member of the Lafayette Hose was injured: Lewis Catsenbury, a salesman In a clothing bouse on Market street, aged twenty-two, and unmarried, was quite badly injured, lie resides on Lawreuce street, below Poplar. Several other members of this Company were sunnily injured. Motes Klsltne is at the Hospital, badly In jured. He is not known by any one who has visited him as yet, and did not belong to' the Franklin Knclno. as was reported this morn lnir. Jobn Beck, another person whose connections are unknown, is at the Hospital, badly injured. He is not a member of the Moyamensing Hose, an i repiirieu mm morning. Edward Trump was taken from the Hospital this morning. He had sustained serious iniu ries. Kobert Whately, now at the Hospital, is fa tally injured internally. He resides at Eleventh and Gliard avenue. Matthew Twig, residing at C25 South Broad street, was injured in the leg, and carried into Blair's drugstore. Samuel Jaggers, of the Friendship Engine, had bis leg broken below the knee, lie resides In SeDVlva street, below Dnunhln. Six mnm. bers and two runners of this Company, who were laooi ing near tue wan, were likewise in jured more or less. Joseph Franklin, of the ShlfTlnr TTosa ikH William Moore, of the Washington Euglne, who were reported in the morning papers as killed or injured, are both alive and well. John B. Wieaner. a ummlmr nf Lha Frinndahln Fire Company, bad his foot mashed, and bis leg and thigh badly bruised. He has a wife and children, and resides in Culvert street, above Third. When the wall fell he was detaching hose In front of the theatre. George Ashman, of the Good Will, had his collar-bone broken, by some one on the roof of building No. 132 South Eighth street throwing a trap-door on. Mr. Ashman was on a ladder, and on being struck was preolpitaled to the sidewalk. He was removed to his hetae. Bhatchoftne Theatre. Tbe Ttwktre was one of the most capaclon In tbe eity. and was formerly known as Welch's Amphitheatre. Subsequently, it was rented by Mr. Wheatley for dramatlo performance, and nntler his management a number of ballet girls were burned to detain there during a perform ance. The site was at one time occupied as Barrett's Gymnasium, afterwards by the late James Kaymond, ol New York, lessee of the property, as a menagerie, known as Raymond A Wartng's Menagerie, and afterwards as a circus, since when It has played many parts. Mr. Isnao Brown rarker, of Burlington, N. J., was tbe owner of tbe lot on which the Ill-fated American was built, as well as of inn ion s (rwauonai) l neat re, on encsnnt street; (' ike's Circns, Chesnut street, below Ninth: on. Riest x niiaueipiui musenin minding, Ninth and Ransom street, all which have been. R the American, destroyed by fire. Mr. Bobert Fox has been the lessee nf tha American for several years post. List of the Opera Houses, Theatres, and Mnslc Halls Destroyed la the Uultid Stalest The following Is a list of places of amnscmant destroyed by lire In the United States since the year 17t)8: reurrni nreei'i nsnire, iinflion, renrnary z. itps. Tanlel iUman'n Musmuu, H ismti, Janunry 15, tsnl. fcennnlHtreot Theatre, Pntla'lelphla, April 20, 18i0. I'ark Htreet Theatre. New Yorlt, July 4. 1821. Jllchmond Theatre. Klchmond, Pecemher It), 1521 . Theatre, Natchei, M ls., HepKrnber 5. Bowery Theatre, New Yorlc. May 28, 182. Lafayette Theatre, New York, 1828. l adweld's Theatre, Cincinnati, October 22, 130. Ittcbmond 1111 Theatre, New York, July 4. isti. Front Street Theatre, Baltimore, January S, 1838, Cook's Theatre, Baltimore, tehruary 2, 1838, Mobile Theatre, Mobile. February e, 183. Bowery Theatre, New York, February IH, 183i?. New Theatre, Charleston, B. C, April 27. IKis. National Theatre, New York, Seitember24. IS 19. New National Theatre. New York. May 22, 1MI St. Charles Theatre, New Orleans, March 13, 1842. American Theatre, New Orleans, July 20, UK. Old Aniericau Theatre. Cincinnati. September H. 1842. Htate street Theatre, Mobile. November IS, 1M2. Providence Theatre. Providence. October 4. 1814. National Theatre. WanlilnRlon, March 5, 1845. Bowery Theatre, New York. April 2.". 1845. Nlblo's Theatre, New York, Reptember is, 1816. Bark Theatre. New York, Becemlmr 18. 1848. Avon Theatre, Norfolk, Va.. February 11, i860. Theatre. Lafayette, La., Marcb 18, I860. Wood's Miitnem. Cincinnati, July 13, IftM. American Theatre. Sacramento, Cal.. 1862. National Theatre, Boston, April 22, 1802. American Theatre, I'lacervllle, Cal., January 30, 1864. Chinese Mnmiero, Philadelphia, July Is, 1834. National Theatre, Philadelphia, July IS, 18V1. 1'lacluVs Varieties, New Orleans, November 21, 1854. Vannuccht'a Museum, New Orleans, May 6, ltVVS. Metropolitan Theatre, Han Francisco, Cal., 18)7. Lyceum, Han Francisco. Cal., lb..f. Forrest Theatre. Sacramento, Cal., 18(11. Marysvllle Theatre, Marysvllle, Cal , November 17, 18(14. Barnum's Mnseum, New York, July 18, 1865. Bowery Theatre. Ml. Louis. October , 1R85. Pike's Opera Bouse, Cincinnati, March 22, 1806. Acaden.y ot Music, New York. May 42. 1866. Metropolitan Theatre, St. Louis. May 81, lHttt. Academy of Music. Cincinnati. July 12. IHBi;. Louisville Theatre, Louisville, Ky., October 12.1866. liroaoway varieties Theatre, Nashville, Tunu,, November 4. 1866. Phn-olx Hall Theatre, Petersburg, Va., November J8. 1MB. Orleans Theatre. New Orleans. December 7. 1866. New Bowery Theatre, New York Beoeniber 18, I860. 'Winter Garden. New York. March 22. IHU7. Foil's American Theatre, Philadelphia, June 19, J7. DRY GOODS. M A R K E T AND Vq ninth. i, THREE DOLLAR FOR WHITE SHET LAND SHAWL. THIRTT OSE CENTS FOB REAL FRENCH LAWNS. IHIBTVSEVEN CENTS roR BROCIIB FIGURED UBENADINE BAREUES. TWENTT FIVE CENTS For twenty-five different styles and colorings Grena dine Bareges, Lenos, etc., in plaids and stripes. ONE DOLLAR FIFTY FOR GOOD BLACK OIL-BOILED SILK. NINETY CENTS For good Double and Twist All-wool seat stylos Gas slmeres, almost tbe lowest old pries. MAGNIFICENT STOCK Black Doeskins, from 11-S5 to 4 a yard. Black Broadcloths, lrom fl to t7'50 a yard. Fancy Coatings, for good custom, Drap-d'Kte, Irum best luakeis. ltstnth4p Linens, for Gents Bummer Wear, the most com plete assortment ever offered prices low. PRICE & WOOD, N. W. CORNER EIGHTH AND FILBERT, HATE jrST OPENED A new lot of Cambrlo Edgings, very cheap. Dimity Bands, IS, 18, 22, 25, and 28c Ladies' and Gents' Hosiery and Gloves. Bummer Under-Vests and Pauls. Gents' Shirt Feont and Buspenders. Fancy Soaps, Perfumery, etc eto. Tooth Brushes, II air Brushes, and Nail Brushes. Buffalo and Indla-rubbei Dressing Combs. Linen sod Bilk Fans, very cheap. Ladles' and Gents' Linen Udkoi. Ladies' Hemstitched aud Tucked Hdkfs. WHITE GOODS! WIIITB GOODS 1 While Piques, 60, eo, 76, 65 cents, and 1 per yard. Plaid and Btrlpe Muslins. Boil Finish Cambrics, Jaconets, and Nainsooks, Victoria Lawns and Bwlsa Muslins, etc. Best makes Bleached and Unbleached Muslins. Pillow-case and Bheetlug Muslins, etc, French Lawns, 2 cents a yard. French Percales. Fins colored Mohair Alpacas Mixed Poplins for Travelling Dresses, Cheap Plaid Goods, 76 cents a yard. CHEAP BLACK BILKS. 10 23 PRIG13 & WOOD. N. W. Corner EIGHTH and FILBERT BU, SILKS ! SILKS ! SILKS ! It LACK SILHS, GREY DO. FCIRFLB DO. WHITE . GUIS FELB DO. STRIPED DO, And many other BICH SHADES, all Of BUPEBJOB QUALITIES AND BEBT MAKES, ai offered at a LOW FIGURE, at JIAD'LLE KEOQITS, 1 11 tbstutm NO, WALXVT STUEETi DRY GOODS. 229 FARIES & WARNER 229 NOItTII NINTH STUIS12T, ABOVE RACK, BAROAIHA IK I.INF.X OODIS. Plain Linen Bnck.ZOc.. worth iffc. Linen lnll, for l'nnt", 8T,'i, 45, and 50c, Rrlped Linen Drills, Wo. While Linen Duck, oc and (1. Puper Basket Linen Drills, it 50, worth ,2'SO. Tenia Linen, M. fc&, 78 and RSo. Lluen 1 owels, Napkins, Doylies, etc. Hl.lrtlnir Linens, bo, 66, 6f 70, Ho, 85, voo., eto Liuen fciilrt Fronts, Culls, BUkra., etc, YYttllE OOD! WHITE ClOODS! 80 pieces Chirred Mupllns, great bargains. MiTrred Musdns, 80. 76. 85. II. and (rift. W Idle I'lunes, SO and eoc.i Corded do., 82 and 730. Victoria Lawns, Koll-flnleh Jnoonets, eto. Nalnnooks, 8wlra Mulls, tine brilliant. eto. I'lald and htrlned Nainsooks, eto. Hoe Bolted Hwlss, from auction, 280. DOMEWTICW. Ttarrslns In Bleached and ITnbleached Mnillns. Bleached MuhIIiih, 16, 19, IS, 211, 22, 28, 2da, etc. l'lllow Case and bheettng MuRliim. Fruit of the Loom-Bleached Muslins. llnhteacned Muslins, 12. 15. 16. 18, 20, 22, tSc eta VnhleHched Mueetinir, width, 2i. Orey Flsnnel. lor limning. DreRses, 17'0. Oents' Hummer Undershirte, 76o. and II. Bnrg alns In Hosiery at reduced prices. Choice Shades Colored Alpacas. 66 and 600. Black Alpucns. 46, 60, 66, t0, AS. 70, 75, 80, 85, ana Mo. aoiK) Linen Fans, our own Importation. French Wualehone Corsets, 1 1 "26. ' Gloves, Uoop Skirts, Huspenders, Neckties, etc FARIES & WARNER, HO. a KOBTH NIKTH ITBEET, Z9 ABOVE BACK. 5000 YARDS BEST FRENCU LAWNS, IN SMALL DESIGNS, REDUCED TO S3 CENTS. JAS. R. CAMPBELL & CO., NO. 7S7 CnESNCT STREET. UMMER DRESS GOODS, AT S3, 33, 50,65,75 CENTS, ALL GREATLY REDUCED IN PRICE. JAS. II. CAMPBELL & CO., NO. 787 CHESNUT STREET. g LACK SILKS OF SUPERIOR QUALITY, YERY CHEAP, WHITE GOODS IN GREAT VARIETY, AT LOW PRICES. BALES FROM NOW UNTIL 27th DAY Of JUNE WILL BE MADE AT GREATLY REDUCED RATEB, IN OBDER T CLOSE OUT STOCK. ONE PRICE ONLY. JAS. R. CAMPBELL ft CO., 61312trp NO. 7X7 CHESNUT STREET. THE ONE PRICE STORE. I HAVE OPENED THIS HORNING, Great novelties in Dress Goods, COMPRISING IN FART: B pieces fine Cambrlo Lawnsat 15 cents, 2n ifincni Una Swiss Lawns ai kalfDrlca. 15 liccts Una Org aud le Lawns, curded la French pruning. Flue Lawn Robes. Just one-third tbelr value. 80 ulrces Drlnted Pluu. s. in oll-palnreJ aolors. For beauty cf design aud coloring ibey tiave no equal. Tourists ana oiners in wdi or sucu gooug would do won lo oil. J list opened, anoitier rase ot those fine white Piques, hanusoiue goods, only to cents. TRAVELLING GOODS. TRAVELLING GOODS. Granite Poplins, Glade Mohair, Poplin Cashmere. Fopltueila, plain aud mottled Goods, all at low prlcrs. lj yard black Glade, for Dresses, equal tosllkl appearance and lustre. m NKW GOODS opening dally, from New YorkPhila delphia, and other markets. MUbLlNSl MVBLINS! UUSUNSI All the leading makes ol SHIRTING, BHEETINO. and PILLOW-CASE MUBLINS At the lowest market prices. . (11m Yard Wide Brown Heavy, only 12X cents. - GKORCAE D. WJSUAM. No. 7 North EIGHTH, tttreet. JAMES IVraULLAN, SUCCESSOR TO J. V. CO WELL & SON, HAS IN STOCK AND RECEIVING DAILY A LARGE SUPPLY OF HOUSE-FURNISHING DRY GOODS. The facilities be has for supplying bis customers With tbe BEST GOODS at the LOWEST RATE axe unsurpassed. He has now a full 11ns ot LINEN SHEETINGS, at reduced prices. Also, PILLOW-CASE LINENS. TABLE CLOTHS AND NAPKINS. TABLE DAMASK by the yard. TOWELS AND TOWELLING by tbe yard. MARSEILLES, LANCASTER, HONEYCOMB and ALLENDALE QUILTS. FLANNELS, greatly reduced In price. SHEETING AND BHIRTING MUBLINS. FURNITURE CHINTZES AND DIMITIES. PIANO AND TABLE COVERS. TOILANET by tbe yard. WHITE GOODS BELLING OFF CHEAP. RICHARDSON'B LINENS always a specialty. All goods warranted to be wbat they are sold lor, at the 4 to smthSm S. W. COR. SEVENTH AND CHESNUT. No. 1101 Cfl KHNTJT Slrwl. Ladles leavlrg lor tbe Country or Watering Places wUl Had i SPLENDID ASSORTMENTS OF MATERIALS FOR WHITE BODIES, EMBROIDERED BREAK7A8T BETS, LINEN COLLARS AND CUFFS, , LINEN UNDEBSLEEVES, ! PRINTED LINEN CAMBRICS, PLAIN AND PRINTED PIQUES, AT E. M. NEEDLES & CO.'S, N.W.Coraar Eleventh and Ghessmt J.fiMHUHO 101 1 QbI J CHAMBERS, NO. 816 AKCJJ 8TUEET Novelties Opening Dallyi Real Cluny Laoea. -black Guipure Laces. Polute Applique Lecaa Point de (liiu Lara. Thread Veils rroua . WHITE GOODS.' Marseilles for Dresses Bargains. French Munllna, I yards wide, at M eenta, Shirred aud Tucked Laos Musliua; India Twilled Lode Clolb Plaid, Htripe, and Plain Nalnnooks; soft tinlfeb Cambrlo, H yard wide ; Cambria Homings and IukrtivMBw dvaiga. vary 0p, . Ml DRY GOODS. LINEN STORE ;38 A ROM HTREET. Largest Linen Stock In the CItj. GREAT B EDUCTION IN PRICES. LINERS RETAILING AT IMPORTERS PRICES. Lately opened, direct from Europe, FINE SCOTCH TABLR l inni. . n NAPKINS. . RICHARDSON'S TABLE CLOTHS awn NAPKINS. SCOTCH TOWELLINGS, SCARCE GOODS. BLOOII DAHAkK TOWELS. LINEN DRILL STAIR CRAM If. nwn BVBDER, BROWN LINEN CBUKR CLOTH, avx a AND 4 YARDS WIDE. SEVERAL BALES PO WED-LOOM Tlnt.R LINENS. LINEN CAMBRIC DRERMKM. Krn III LES. PRINTED SHIRTING LINENS, ETC. GEORGE MILLIKEN. LINEN IMPORTER AND DEALER, 4 i thstuXrorp No. SaS ARCH ST BEST, Q O O. P E R ' S, S. K.or. NINTH ARCH Streets. A GENERAL REDUCTION IN PRICES. Linens for Ladles', Gents', and Boys' Wear, Linen Drills, While aud Colored Bosom Linens, aud bhirt Iuk Linens. I usl i na, Bleached and Unbleached, loo. per yard and un. White Goods In every variety and price. Quilts In every variety. alcoes, 10, Via, 16. aud 18c,; best qualities. We now huve a comDiete slock of Ladies' and Gents' Hosiery at competition prices. Our stock of Hblrt Fronts better than ever; every style and pattern, and every price; guaranteed all Linen, and warianted lo give s ftlin faction. Cheap lot Table Linens, 6-4, 46a; bargains. Bleached, S-4. 6oc. per yard. Madame Koy's Corset and Skirt Supporters; every lady should have one. Lawns closiug out at 20c per yard. COOPER'S, IS sin tin p. NINTH and ARCH Streets. 1807!!! PRICES GREATLY REDUCED DBY GOODS ARE CHEAP I WE ARE SELLING VERT LOW! SPECIAL RAROAINS THIS MONTH! WE WANT TO CLOSE OUT STOCK 1 Good Muslins and Calicoes for 12X cents. New styles of Ch allies and Delaines, 22 cents. Exctlleut All-wool Caanlmeres for 78 cents. Shetland Shawls and Grenadine Bhawls tor f 3. Rich leavy Black Silks, tl'20. Il'i7, 2. Supeib Gros Grain Wilts, I173. fi-gs, 13, )3 SO, and fl'oa French Lawns, Percales, Piques, and Chintzes, Materials for Ladle' Suits, In great variety. Linen Drills. Linen Ducks, eto., for men and boys. Hoop Skirts, Balmorals, Hdkta., Shirred Muslins eta etc. Bummer Flanaels, Table Linens, Towels, Napkins, etc etc, at JOSEPH H. THOHN LEY'S, N. E. CORNER EIUIITH AND SPRINO S3AWDKN STBKKTS. f l.Mlmsp QREAT REDUCTION IN FANCY DRY GOODS. GEORGE FRYER, No. 916 CHESNUT STREET, Informs his customers that bs Is selling his entire Stock of 4 18 sm SILHS, SHAWLS, AND DRESS WOODS Regardless of Coat, to close them ont by July L CHEAP DRY GOO 1'8, CARPETS, MATTINGS, OILCLOTHS. AND WINDOW HHAU1CM. Great Bargains from Anctlun.- V. K. AKC1IAMBAULT, fit. Jb. corner of ELEVENTH and MARKET Htraew! will open this morning 1000 yards extra quality dou ble Imperial Whlteiaoton Matting. sligbtly etalned, will be sold at S7X. worth 75c; Red Check Malting, 2S, m. and 50c.. Ingrain Carpet, all wool, at X 75, 87c l, H fi n, and tl-M; Ingrain Carpets, wool filling 40,45, M, and 62a; Three-ply Carpeta, fl-VO; Engl Ink Tapestry Brussels Carpeta, f 182 and (iTt; Hemp Oar pels. Silo ac: Oil Cloths, fruc; Entry and HtalrOar- feut, to to 87c:Wlndow Shades, II lo a; Plain Shading, 7 end too.; Table Linens, ic to Towels. IS to ibo.: Flannel for Bathing Robes, sic : Muslins. 10 to jtsc: Calicoes. io to 18c.; Lawns, '.'oc. Wholesale aud Retail Wore, N. E. corner ELEVENTH and MARKET Streets. llfttm pAR18.-AUPAGE, No. 16 RUE VIVIENNB, v.,v.uyi uivuuii k iiu, on tne ier. nrsi neor. HPkTl AI.l V VflU I 11(11 HA UTjts'li OU VK A UTES I Ml KB, JUaNTLKH. FOR SALE. GGERMANTOWN PROPERTY FOR 8AEB CHEAP. House. 11 rooms, newly papered, anA pa nted; gas, hot and cold water location high and well shaded; lotto by 111) feet. Terms eay. fmma dlate posseeslon. Apply at WlLbON'c Tea Wtro bguse No. iM C1IEBNUT fetreeu s i" TO RENT. narSSH COMMODIOUS STONE MAN 8ION, with laree Garden, Oarrtace Hons .u, attached on PROMi'KOT IlfLL. neSr "ankford! Iwenty-nfth Ward. Easy of acceie by KHth anl UHKoMHlSh i,U,r6 01 JOi& BT" LiLH, ro. isll OIKAUD Aveuua. g 15 p TO LET-PART OP THE HOU9E NO. 60 ft. FOURTH street, below Lombard. , qui?id.InlU M I"""- e $300 RENT-CAPE 19LAND FURNISHED JLtl otlage. Photograph of which can ba saan at NT fTTornerofTKNTrfand OH KHNUT Bts? f 11 tf WANTS 0 WANTED, A HOUSE ON WEST WALNUT STREET, PRICE FROM TWENTY-TIVB TO THIRTY. FIVE THOUSAND DOLLAR). Address, stating slxe, when possession can be had and lowest cash prloe. The names of persons offer ing will be treated In confidence. No Real 4 late agent need answer this advertisement. Addrets IMPORTER, care of Phlladalnhla "In- Anl,. ..Mi . It lOt RODGKRS'AND WOSTENHOLM'8 POCKET . . KNI VKH, Pearl aud Btag Haudlea. of beautiful -ii!au' aud WADhi fc hutch tai'n iV?.?Sud the celebrated LtOOULTKB RAZOR. Pal 1 MJ 1 If n mm IV, a M ..... ...iia . .... ...... .11, l T. ItM jrKlMl i. L 1 -Ik C ILAVil. 4URH of the finest quality. ors. Knives, bclmorx. anil Table Cutlery Ground 'olUhedat P. MADEIRA', No, Hi TKNTU t, below Chesuut. M wr w llu"i quality. and P..1U blrt, below Ches'uut.