WEDNESDAY MORNING..OUT. 11, 1865.
, THE COVRTB.
Provost Cocbt Ysstzbday—Lizctixant
Cowmi McEntii Pbisidino.— The docket of
cates »u a ihort one yesterday and equally, un
Owen Statutory, citizen, wu charged with be
ing drunk and dlaerdeily, and aeeaoitlng a col
ored man in the street. He was sent to the Ces
tie for tea days.
John M ffleton citizen, drunk and disorderly
was fined i5 and teleaaed.
John Berw ck, citizen, drank—pleaded guilty,
and waa fined |10, and released.
John Welsh drunk and creating a disturbance
in his family, waa released at the solicitation of
the complainant, sod with a reprimand.
Some few additional cases were disposed of
Monday, efier the close or our report.
William Brown, citizen, charged with assault
ing parties in the street, was sent to the Castle for
John A. Cssey, selling liquor to enlisted men.
was adjudged not guilty and released.
August Btanner. luy.ng Governmeit grain and
atlbag liqnor to soldiers, was discharged.
Martin Beeket, Twentieth New York State
Militia, and John Moreen, citizen, were arrested
and arraigned charged with assault and battery,
committed upon Thomas Giles, colored. They
were adjudged guilty of being drunk and discr
ete ly and seat to the Cattle for twentjpdaya.
Thoma* Bradford and B bert Fills, his bar-ten
der. wer^flnedtweaty-fiTedrllars forseli ng liquor
to ■oldier* sod released.
Pbovost Marshal's Officz—Second District
— Wajor Ezsliz Commanding.—There was only
one arrest in this district yeaterdiy, that of the
proprietor of tbe free concert saloon, in Odd Fel
I lows Hall, Erankiia street, charged with selling
l.quor to soldiers. The case was sent to the Pro
Ik tost Court
Ornca of Chirf of Policz, October XOth.—
There were tut few case of interest among the
arrivals here yesterday.
Owen Strausburg, a citizen, was arrested for
being drunk sad dliorderiy and for assaulting a
ooioied mao. ...
* . -A*.- V _A*_aran lnr«lrail nn Tap
be ng drunk end cieating a ‘disturbance In tbe
Court of Com UluFijn—Several cases of no
mote than ordinary invest were dispoeed of by
this Court yesterday, af er which it adjourned
until U o’clock this morning.
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CITY AND SUBURBAN.
Pickpockets A*oct—On Monday last Mr. Wm.
T. Allen, whilst dining at the Club Rooms, corner
of Main and Seventh streets, had his pocket re
lieved of a fine gold watch.
Fell into a Pit-fall.—About tea o'clock
Monday night. John Grogan, an intoxicated sol
dier. fell Into one of of tbe op*n places on Frank
lin street, below Thirteenth. Some citizens helped
kirn oat. Being intoxicated he tscapvd ser.oua
Director of th« Penitentiary.-Governor
Pe rpoint, yesterday, appointed Mr Richard F.
Walker, one of the proprietors of the Rtpublic
i ewe paper, a Director for the Penitentiary, in
place ot Andrew J hasten, Esq., resigned.
Cut Reociatio.n'3.—Wo are pleased to see tha1
Major Croft, Chief of Police, ha3 commenced the
enforcement of the city laws in regard to mer
chants obstructing the side-walks with goods. He
yesterday caused Charles B. Duncan, at comer of
Main and .Seventeenth streets, to remove his goods
from tbs sidewalk, which they obstructed.
Dangerous Bridge.—“ Praise tbe bridge that
carries yon safely over," cannot be said with
truth of the dilapidated Cauai bridge, beyond
Mayo's bridge. It is broken in several places,
and vehicles have to make au abrupt descent of
at ieaai a foot before the bridge is struck. It
should be repair d before an accident of a serious
nature occurs there.
The DRoraHr amd the Wheai Crop.—Far.
m.rs iu from the country say that uuleas rain
falls soon the wheat crop will be permanently in
jured. Nature is athirst under a still hot October
i sun. and the earth lies on her back imploring the
Heavens tor rain.
R tin, r in. come again,
W»ke the spirit in the g am
Give us plenty tor oar pain.
We bav suffered tnuen in vain.
Ire Steamers.—The steamer State of Mary
land. of the Powhatan Steamboat Company, ssila
for Baltimore at o’clock, M.. to-day. Freight
receive ! to-day up to 10 A. M.
The Puiladelphia and Richmond Steam Packet
Company dispatch a steamer to Phiiadetphi a to
Tne steamers of tbe Old Bay Line aud New
Line run daily.
Justified.—We are pleased to be able to place
on record tne following statement irom u. -a. o.
Gillispie, Assistant Provost Marshal in this city.
•• Mr. 0. W. Pnrvit, of Albemarle county, who
was arrested by be miltary authorities upon
charges of alleged improi.e1' dealing in horses
purchased from the Government or the United
Mates baa upon a fall investigation of all the
facts beeu honorably discharged."
We are really much gratified to have the op
portunity of pntting this justification before the
public, tor vte know Mr. Pnrv.ato be a Virginia
gentle; an entirely above any mean or unwor
Parcn Wore.—Everybody, It would seem, had
gone to patching—patching cp houses, patching
cp farming implimeats. patching up everything
save old clothes. In the last article everybody is
anxious to get out of the old into tne new. This
exhibits a woeful lack of economy. Tf.,/advent
of a great many finely and fashionably dressed
Northern people Into oar midit Is no reason why
the Soatbe.n people shou.d rush into the vortex
of extravagance. Modesty and plainness would
better become us, ss a people, who have emerged
from a great war. efier suffering greater depriva
tions than any other people that hiatory records.
The mania now is for fine clothes, and brilliant, if
not genuine jewelry. We don’t see the necessity
Richmond Examiner Redivivc'.—The patrons
of the late Richmond Examiner, which went
under upon the oocnpation of Richmond by the
United States forces, will be glad to learn that i<
Is to be resutrected by H. Rives Pollard, Esq.,
who, yes’ertiay, o‘tainen a ep* cial permit to that
•fleet from Major General Terry, commanding the
Department of V.rginia. Of course, it is unne
cessary to say that the Examiner will be con
ducted upon -ound Union principles, with a
hearty support of President Johnson and I is
policy. A* far a* possible, it will be afar simile
of it# former self, iu tyoe and sentiment, recog
nizing the tact that ti e Union of the Mates is sn
una terable fact. Mr. Po.iard who is well known
by Ms former connection with ’he Examiner, and
more recently with the Richmond 7dmc«. has
pur based'be g od will and subscription hooks
of the Examzitr, and proposes to resume i s pub
lication so soon as the necessary material and
presses can Le obtained, and an office diced up.
AxrssxENrs.—We understand that Meesrs.
CnrncToes A Dickaey’s minstrel troupe have en
gaged the New Theatre for a two months per
fvrmance, to commence shortly. The Theatre i*
now In the fifth week of the fall season. The
. financial reeolta have been email.
To-nicht the "Colleen B swa” will be given with
all the fine effect of the theatrical scenery.
AT ths Casino (late Metropolitan Hall) the
performances are male quite attractive nightly.
The Denville Brothers tae youngest o whom in
only six years ot sg: perform some wonderful
feats os the tight rope, tae wa king and carrying
the voauger on hiaba.’k a la Blonden.
This afternoon, at 5 o’clock. Master Willie Pen
vibe the youngest performer living, will make t
street aac- nsi n from the opposite side of the
street to the top of the Casino building. It wil
be a novel sigh*._
Jewish Festivals.—For the last few weeks t
seriea of very in eresting holidays have been ce
lebrated in our midst by the Jewish community
rv#7 ^ called th* Autumnal Festivals, am
o-ened with the Rash Ha,bona," or new year
Then following the " Ten Day* of Repentance
-rwime with the solemn fast of * Yom Kippar.’
f>n the Evening of the fourteenth day of ” fuh
' ” Feast of Taberaac’os commences, cor
branding this year with the fifth of Octob r o
christen era these are mire cheerful am
ill solemn. which we have duly loticed In th
t!Tntv-third chapter of Leviticus it is command*
;zlive in tents a.ven days and to have a hoi;
convocation on the eighth day. At preset thi
f*»uTil continue* nine day*; the first two, and
the lMt two are holy days, and are observed by a
ceMition from work and attendance thrice daily
at the Synagogue. During the succeeding five
day*, it U allowed to follow those occupation* by
which one gains the means of subsistence. The
ninth day ia called " Simchas lorah, or The Re
joicing of the Law." With the “Sioiehas To
rah ” the Autumnal Festivals close This eve
ning, Wednesday the eleventh, commence* this
feas-, and terminates on Friday evening, it is
called the Feast of Tabernach-s because
when t ie Jews came oat of bondage thay
dwelled forty rears in booths or huts, nnt.l
ther arrival in Canaan. This is commemorated
by the building of tabernacles, which are cor
ered with leaves and branches, and the interior*
are taatefnlly ornamented with flowers, carpets,
looking-glasses, 4c. One of these tabernacles is
attached to almost every synagogue in this coun
try. In Earopean countries there is a tabernacle
built in almost every place contiguous to a Jew
ish house, where meals an taken daring the nine
day*, and the male members of 1 he family off-.r
np their prayers. This, also, is tha Festival of
j the Harvest. Branches of palm tree* and citron*
are naed in the services, lor it i« ojmra inded that
| “ ye shall take the boughs of goodly tree*, and
branches of palm trees, and the wuljws of the
brook, and rejoice before the Lord.”
The last day is made a day of great rejoicing.
It is the Feas; of the Law. for on this day the
reading of the five books of Moses is finished.—
That is to say, a portion is read oa Siturdays.
and feast and fast days, so that, at the end of the
year, the reading of the Law is finished, which is
the occasion of great rejoicing in religions way.
A Swindler Caught.—On Monday eveaing
last, after dark, a man entered the store of Joseph
Lipinaki, clothiers on Main street, between Nine
teenth and Twentieth, and after making teveral
purchases, amounting to twenty-five dollars, ten
dered a check for fifty dollars, payable to C. W.
Williams or bearer, io payment, purporting to have
been signed by Messrs. Spotts 4 Harvey, and
which was represented as being as good as gold.
The purchaser received the goods and twenty-five
dollar* in change, and departed. Yesterday morn
ing Messrs. Spotts 4 Harvey pronounced the
check a foigery, and Lipinski and his friends at
I once commenced a search for the man who had so
j successfully swindled him. At a late hour iu the
I atternoon he found his man on Main Btreet, and the
party at once laid violent band* upon him. After
1 numerous threats and seme resistance, be was
j taken to the police station, where lie gave his
| name as Alexander D. Cheat wood. He was
, searched, but nothing but a few old letter* and two
! stencil olates were found.
Cheatwood was recognized as a young man,
i who, a few years ago, was in good standing in the
community. Dating the war he, however, com
milted numerous forgeries, for which he was sen
tenced to the penitentiary for nine yiars. He was
subsequently pardoned on promise of joining the
Confederate army. Whether he ever lultilled his
promise we are not informed. We understand
that be was at one time engaged in business as
I clerk for Messrs. Spotts A Harvey, and was al.-o
: for a while with Messrs. Lathrop A Chrhtl in —
When we last saw him he had been presented by
Captain Roche with a pair of iron bracelets and
put in qnar'ers where the dogs couldn’t bite him.
He will be brought before Judge McEntee this
Saps Breaking.—On Friday night last the
office of N'eal, Leigh A Co., corner of Virginia
and Cary streets was entered by some eateipris
ing burglar or burglars, and the safe (one of
Marvin A Co.’*, New York) waa broken into and
one hundred and fifty dollars in greenbacks and a
gold watch were extracted rherairom and carriel
The safe was broken into at the back, and there
was bat little trouble in doing it. for the iron is
little more than thin sheet witn about two inches
of plaster inalde and a thin boarding at the b.vk
of that—one of the compartment boxes war taken
out, and the back of this, which ii of cast iron,
not more than an eighth of au inch thick. w«»
cracked easily and the work was done. We regret
to be obliged to say that the>afe is not what weex
pocted to'find it. and we suggest to Marvin A Co.
to gee to the matter.
I Public Meetings.—There will be several politi
cal meetings this evening, when candidates will
fire their last shot and make a last appeah One
will ta«e place at Rocketts’ Wharf at hall-past
five, P. M., when Martin Meredith Lipscomb will
j address the voters.
There will be another meeting at half past siven
o'clock at Bai ey’s 'old place, on Oregon Hill,
when Mr. Lipscomb will fire another big gun.—
All the candidates and everybody are invited.
Fire.—Yesterday morning, about eight o'clock,
the bells of the city rung an alarm, tlremeu were
called from their breakfast tables, and the various
steam and other fire engines were promptly
manned. After all, the alarm was ascertained to
have been canted by the accidental ignition of a
few artiles in a bureau drawer in a house on
Sixth street, between Broad and Marshall. The
flames were soon extinguished, with very slight
Appointments.—The Governor yesterday ap
pointed Mr. E. B. Nalls flour Inspector for the
city of Alexandria, Virginia.
George L. Christhn, Esq., Kte a candidate for
Clerk of the Hastings Court of Richmond against
Robert Howard, present incumbent, was appoint
ed a notary public for Richmond city and Hen
Commissioners or Election.—The Commis
sioners recently appointed to conduct the election
in Madison Ward will meet et the City Hall, st 12
o’clock, for the purpose of making the arrange
manta tMAaaanro fYtr hnlHinir aikirl nlAPtlnn
Eclipse.—The poor moon hai the ahiae taken
out of her recently by what those sky detectives,
ca led astronomers, name an eclipto: but Luna
being a rival of Sol. is deteimiced that the shine
shall be taken ont of him, too,—and so, on the
19th, the god of day will get a slap on tbs face
that will give him a black eye, or, in astronomer
words, he will be eclipsed. Astronomers and
eclipse are hard worda — in fact thsy are the jar
Son got np by people who make money br se'liag
ictionariea,whereas “star g.izers'' and “dark
ness" would express the whole thing. Let in
tell yon what an eclipse is. Did yon ever sail at
night on Chesapeake Bay in a little boat ?
If you did, von must have seeu a
light-house. Well,- if the fine steamer
Georgians or Agnes pissed between you and it,
then, of coarse, yon lost sight of the light.—
That’s called obs juration—in fact an eclipse—
(hence poor people are called obscure, because
they are lost sight of altoge'her by the ri.-b )
Well, now, this world of ours ia like an apple
stack with pins all over ihe heads diverging from
the centre in every direction—(the pins represent
ns poor mortals ) Then there is a whole lot of
other balla, and all (headkwffl constantly whirl
ing about in spice like a danc-ng part), to a
music of oar own. to wit: the music of the
spheres—(wonderwhat Dr. Hcpaon think - of that
music!)—and when one of them yets between
two others, of course it obstructs the view ac
cording to its size. Thats the whole thing lu a
nut-ahelL Therefore, don’t bother yours If with
algebraic quantities, celestial globes, s.nes and
cosines, calculus, logarithms, Euclid, Ac., Ac .
but just get a piece of glass, smoke it, and you
will see the •• dark aide of nature." If you want
to see the bright side, though, go to William Tay
lor's, and look at the forty hogsheads of bright
aides he has (or sale. Astronomy ia a humbug,
compared with them.
Excelsior.—Thia ia a big word—very. Trans
lated. it means “Spread Eaglo” “E Ploribus
Dnum," “ Y nkee Doodle Dandle,” “Stirs and
Stripes," Ac.. Ac. It represents, too, what is bet
ter than all, Andrew Johnson. President, who is
a head and shoulders above ail malignity and lit
tleness. B are President he—the radical’seiemy,
the poor man’s friend—equally opposed to aris
tocracy and the rabble. Excelsior is he in all its
broad st senna—e'en more, he is an Excellency
excelaissimoa. There are other things, however,
which are excelsior, too, and among them Fun
aton A Set field's lanterns, flags fire-cracke s tor
pedoes Ao., which can be had at Xo. 9. Dey
atreet. New York. As for the torpedoes we have
seen enough of them: pray let U3 nave no mure of
g E W I H G MACHINES.
xo. s j i main street.
Having with all the late improve
sEw?X IC“d WH£LLLR A W1L
1 ehkWIXO MACHINES, respecUullv informs hh
rrieads and the public that he la now readv to add all
the late improvements to thes.i machines’, including
Hammers, (.order*. Binders, *c , Ac.
Machine* of all kinds repaired, and a fall a«onm»,,i
l of WHEELER A WILSON VXEiDLE* at B,,0r1r“eul
octll-tt »1 MA1X STREET
qwathmey a mor all
' Can now be found at their new Warehouse, on BAiiN
r Bank, between fcleventn and Twelfth streets Havi
l ample room for storage c**11—
LATEST NEWS BY TELEGRAPH.
PRSSIDEST JOHNSON AND THE COLORED
Washington, Oct. 10.—President Johnson re
viewed the returned colored troope, to-day, it the
Executive mansion, after which he made a brief
speech, in which he said that liberty did not con
sist of being idle and worthless, or in doing as
one pleased. There mutt be submission to law
without regard to color.
Liberty consisted of the glorious privilege to
work—each one pnrsuicg his avocation in peace
with industry and economy—and to eDjoy the
productions of our own labor. Virtue and Intel'
ligence we>re the standard to observe as their rul
ing principle in life.
If the experiment of taking fonr millions lately
freed and incorporating them in onr system did
not work harmoniously, then they must separate
as distinct people.
If the laws of Providence required that they
should separate, Providence would point the way.
They were to take to the land of their inheri
tance, if there was one before them.
Db. Mmn’s Attkmtkd Escape.—A Fortress
Monroe correspondent says of Dr. Mudd's at
tempted scape from the Tortugas:
As heretofore pull shed, the doctor enjoyed un
usual liberties 0:1 the island through his being de
tailed in the hospital department. Taking ad
vantage of this lioerty, he managed to secrete
himself in one of the coal bunkers of tbe
etiamer Thomas Scott. When he was found
to be missing a most thorough search of the
steamer was instituted to And him. and the
search was very near abandoned, and tie
idea of his concealment on it given up, when
aa officer who was assuring in the search
thrust the point of his sword into the doctor's
face, causing him to cry out and thereby make
known h>s place of concealment. The doctor lay
wholly hid under the coal except a portion of his
face. On his discovery he was taken back to pri
son andpnt at hard labor, which occupation he is
likely to follow for some time. The Quartermaster
of the Thomas Scott was subsequently arrested on
a charge of complicity in aiding Dr. Mudd to
escape. There have been no changes in the dispo
sition of the other assassination conspirators.
A correspondent writing from the Dry Tortogss
Search was then made for Spangler, Arnold and
O’Langhlin bnt they were all found inside of the
walls. Mudd seemed in great confusion, and I
haven’t the leaRt doubt but,w hat his brain was
s rmewhat mudd'ed. The dictor is now enjoying
the dungeon, aud a bran nm pair of bracelets for
both wrists and ankles, w
The Value of Legal Opinions.—A dis
tinguished Judge of New York was testify
ing in a court a few days since, and on being
cross-examined was asked if he thought the
question was so clear that lawyers would not
differ about it. He promptly replied that
no question could be so clear that lawyers
would not differ in its decision.
Progress of the Opera.—In Louisville,
one hundred and eighty thousand dollars
hare been subscribed toward building an
Opera House. German citizens contributed
540,000 of this sum The Journal says it is
assured that the full sum necessary to build
a house which will lival any of the temples
of music in the country will be speedily ob
On Wednesday last a considerable an .w fell on
North Mountain, ten miles northwest of Harrison
New Orleans papers announce that Hon. Pierre
Soule is soon expected to arr.ve in that city and
make it his permanent home.
General William J. Hardee is living for the
present on the plantation of his wife in Alabama.
Valuable Testimony.—Procure at any Drug
gist’s one of Mrs. S. A. Allen’s circulars of her
World’s Hair Rcs'orer and Hair Dressing, and you
will find in it much valuable information con
cerning the human hair, also testimonials from
well known aDd reliable parties that will satisfy
you that her preparations have no equals for re
storing. invigorating and beautifying the Hair.—
If your Hair is grey, if you have a bald spot, if
you wish to retain your hair through life use
these preparations. octl}—eod3t
Family Dye Colors.—Among the most'popu
lar and useful articles of the day are the Family
Dye Colors, manufactured by the well known
practical chemists, Howe & Stevens. So very su
perior are ihese dyes, so easily used, and withal
afforded at so low a price, that they are literally
getting into everybody's hands, just as the praises
of their merits are on everybody’s bps. Once
tried, they become indispensable. In many parts
of the conn ry they have displaced all other sub
stances and 'methods of dyeing. We, without
any hesitation whatever, pronounce them the best
dyes ever manufactured, while at tiresome time
they are the cheapest in price. The ladies are
particularly delighted with them. ootll—It
A Ray of Hope —To weak, debilitated Dys
peptics. groaning under a life of agony, we offer
Plantation Bittrrs as a good and sure remedy.
his remarkable medicine relieves Sour Stomach.
Headache, Heartburn, Distress after eatirg, and
all the symptoms of Dyspepsia, at once.
Its good effect is felt upon the first trial.
Plantation Bittrrs ere the pleasantest tonic
in the world.
ice out, tue young, uni; me miuuie agea, at,
knowledge their wonderful health-giving power.
No change of diet is necessary while using
them. Eat all you want of the best you can get.
Plantation Bitters are exhausted Nature’s
great Restorer. They give tone to the Stomach,
t.nd brilliancy to the Mind, and driving away
“-the doubts that roll
Cimmt-reau darkness o’er the ftinting sonl!’’
To prove it—Try a Bottle.
j oct3— eodSw
STATE OF VIRGINIA, AUDITOR’S OFFICE, (
Richmond, October sth, lsW. f
To the Presidentsqf the several Internal Improve
ment Companies of the State qf Virginia :
Gentlemen: Youratteutlon is respectfully called to
the tollowing sections of the act imposing taxes for the
support of the Government for the present year, passed
the 3d of March, 1*«5, to wit:
INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT COMPANIES.
35. Everr railroad company or canal company .shall
hereafter report quarterly on the 15th day of March,
June, September and December, in each year, to the
Auditor of Public Accounts, the number of passengers
transported, and the aggregate number of miles travel
led bv them within this Commonwealth, the gross
amount received bv snch company for transportation ot
trelght over snch road or canal, or any part thereof,
during the quarter next preceding the first day of the
mouth in which such report is made. Such company,
whose road or CRuat is only in part within the Com
monwealth, shall report as aforesaid such portion ouly
of snch amount received for the transportation of
freight as the part of tbe said roid or canal which Is
within this Commonwealth, bears to the whole of such
■ rosul or canal.
Jo. Such statement sh ill be verified by 'the oaths of
the President and the Superintendent of Transporta
tion, o r othbr proDer officer. Every company falling to
make snch report shall be lined five hundred dollars.—
At the time of making «uch report, the company shall
pav Into the Treasury for every passenger transported,
a tax at the rate of one mill for every mile of transpor
tation of each of such passengers, and a tax of one
third of oue per ceutum of such gross amount received
for the transportation of freight. Every such company
psviug such taxes, shall not be assessed with any t.ix
| on'lts lands, buildiugs. cars, boats, and other property,
which they are authorised by law to hold or have. But
If such company fall to pay such taxes at either of the
times specified therefor, then Its lands, buildings, cars,
boats, aud other property, shall be immediatelv asses
sed under the directions of the Auditor of Public Ac
counts, by any person appointed bv him for the pur
pose, at Its full value, and a tax shall be at once levied
thereon, as on real estate and other property, to be col
lected by anv sheriff whom the Auditor mav direct, aud
such sheriff'shall sell and distrain any p'ersonal pro
perty of «uch company, and pay such’ taxes into the
Treasury within three months from the time when
such assessment Is furnished to him
A prompt compliance with the foregoing requirements
is requested. Yerv respecttully,
fVM F. TAYLOR,
octll—"awJw Auditor Public Account*.
HDURS DEP T OF VIRGINIA, I
Richmond, Ya., Oct. #, l&«5. (
No. 1!!. $
4 LL District. Sub-District and Post Commanders in
iV this Department, will take efficient means to pre
vent anv Inter erence by the officers aud men of their
commands with the elections which will take place on
the l!th instant. To this end, they will, on the day of
the election, remove all troops from the vicinity ot the
polling places, and suffer no officer or man to approach
toein. «jxc«?pt In exse* of disturbance* of the peace,
when, if absolutely uec.-ssary, military force maybe
u*ed to quell the tame- ti r_
By commaud of Major-General a H. * J,11*' - u
ED. »» . Mil 111,
Ed, W. SMITH,
octll—it Assistant Adjutant-General.
STATE OF VIRGINIA AUDITOR’S OFFICE,*
Richmond, October #, lss5. $
To the Agents if Foreign Insurance Companies
in the State of Virginia :
Gentlemen :—Your attention is called to the several
sections of the 3»th chapter of the Code, bearing upon
the subject of vonr agenev, commencing with the !3d
This section declares that -"‘no Insurance company, no
less incorporated by tbe Legislature of this Common
wealth, shall make anv contracts of Insurance within
this Stile until such liisurance companv shall have
complied with the provisions of this act.'
These provisions I would commend to your special
attention, ns heavy penalties are imposed In case con
tracts of insurance shall be made, without their haTine
been previously compiled with.
. _ «• WE F TaYLOK,
cent—caw. w Auditor Public Accounts.
FINANCIAL AND COMMERCIAL.
The Tobacco Mabket.—There was a sale yes
terday of eighty-six hogsheads of leaf, at the
New Tobacco Exchange, over the store of Messrs.
Neal. Leigh A Co., corner of Virginia and Cary
streets. The market continues lively and with a
tendency onwards. The sale was as follows:
One hogshead at 15 10, two at $5 40, three at $6
three at $6 25, one at $6 50. six at $6 76. one at
$7, two at |7 26, two at f7 76. two at $7 60, one
at 18, two at $8 60, one at $8 76, one at 19 three
at $9 35, two at $9 75, one at |10, one at |10 60,
one at $10 76, two at $11 75, one at $13 60, three
at $13 50. one at $14 36, one at $14 76, one at $16
60. three at $16 one at $17 25, two at $17 60, two
at $18 50. one at $20, two at $30 60, two at $31,
two a: $22 60, two at $23 fouy at $19. three at $17,
three at | J5, one at $24, one ai $24 50, one at $32.
four at $26, two at $37,one at $29, ot.e at $46, one
at $25, one at $28, one at $31, one at $60.
There will be a break to-day at Seabrook’a.
We have recently been frequently asked to
publish the inspections in the warehouses in dif
ferent parts of the State. We cannot do it, for
the best of all possible reasons, and that is, that
the inspectors have made no returns, and thus
i have failed to comply with the law.
In Cincinnati, on the 6th instant. 110 hogsheads
1 of kaf were sold as follows:
i02 hhds. Mason connty Leaf, Lugs Bnd Trash :
3ct 43 and $3.76, 3 at $4 and 4.76, 8at$SML
$5.75, 6 at $6 und $6.60,4 at $7 and $7.76,6 atTBsT
i and $8.76, 5 at $9 and 89.26. 7 at $10 and $10. V
] 7 at $11 and 11.60,4 at $12 and 12.76, 10 at $Ej
I and $1375, 3 at $14 and 14.50. 4 at $16,26 and;
! $16.60. 6 at $16.26 and $16.60 7 at $17 and $17.76,
2 at $18, 6 at $19 and $19.6" 4 at $20 JlQ $20.60,
4 at $22 and $22.75, 3 at $32.60, 1 at $36, 1 at
$46 25. Eight lihda. Virginia : 1 at $14 26, 1 at $16,
4 at $16.75, I at $17.60, 1 at $19, 2 at 924, 6 boxes
Kentucky, at prices ranging from $3.76 to $10.60.
The Philadelphia Press, of the 7th, speaking of
its tobacco market, says :
“ Manufactured is in fair demand at full prices.
Small sables of prime qualities have been made at
The Daily Press, of St. Louis, says in its issue
of the 6th instant:
“ Breaks were large this morning, and the mar
ket was Igss active; bat prices wete sustained,
though medium shipping leaf was dull. Sales
Tfce Louisville (Ky.) Daily Journal, of the 5th
“ The breaks to-day amounted to 183 hhds.,
and the rejections of prices bid were on 39 hhds.
The market was firm, and prices we! maintained.
Sales (Delude9 hh Is nt $4i4 96. 28 at #5a5 95. 19
at $6a6 9‘.', 21 at $7a7 75. 13at$8a8 90, 5 at $9a
9 98, 11 ut SllaU 75, 12 at, $12.12 76, 9 at $l3a
13 75: 11 at $14al4 75 5 at $15al6 76. 11 at $16a
a!6 75, 3 at |17al7 76. 9 at #18*19 75, 3 at $19*
19 75,6 at 930*90 76 1 at $2126, 1 at $22, 1 at
$24 55, 1 at #23, 1 at #33 2^
The New York Heraldjp^he 9th, says of the
market there on Saturday:
•* Tobacco is in good demand, and very firm.
The sales were 220 hhds Kentucky at from 7 to
29c, and 20 cases of seed leaf at 32 to 40c.
PITTSBURG IRON AND NAIL MARKET.
October 7.—The Market for Iron and 'Nails
continues Aim, with a steady demand for the
various descriptions, and the recent advance haa
been fully sustained. The following are the card
Fiat Bar, from 54 to 6 cents.
Horse Shoe 7 cents.
Heavy Bands, from 64 to 7 cents.
Hoop and Light Baud, 6| to 10| cents.
Bonnd and Square, 64 to §4 cents.
Ova’, 6| to 6| cents.
Half-oval and Half-round 6 to 74 cents.
. Sheet American. 74 to 84 cents.
Sheet Charcoal, 94 to 104 cents.
All sheets over 28 inches wide 4 cent per lib.
Plates, 74 cents. All over 30 inches 4 cent per lib.
Flat Rails, punched and connter sank, 6 to 7
T Rail 6 to 12 cents.
Coal Screen Iron, 7 to 8 cents.
Angle Iron, 7 to 74 cents.
Nails.—$6 76 to #10, fr m lOd. to 2!., fine.
Tobacco Nails, 6d. $7 60 , 8d. 7 25 ; 16d. #7.
Wrought, Ship and Iron Spikes, 74 to 84 cents.
BOSTON DRY GOODS MARKET—Octobkb 6
[From the Boston Shipping List ]
The market for Cotton Goods was comparative
S quiet early in the week, bnt near the close
ere is considerable excitement, partly on ac
count of the advance in Cotton and gold, and
also in consequence of the cool weather, which
stimulates trade. The low- water, In connection
with the scarcity and Inferior quality of opera
tives tends to check prodnetion, and all descrip
tions are scarce. In Woolens there continues to
be a very fair business doing aud the market *ui
! tains fall prices for all kinds.
The market for Cotton Goods has been quite
| fluctuating, bat closes with an active demand and
i a tenden y to higher prices. We quote sales of
j standard brown Sheetings at 33a34o. Fine Cot
tons and bleached goods continue to sustain pre
vious prices and remain about as befooe. Stan
dard brown Drills are quick at 36c ; aud Denims,
Stripes. Ticks and Cotton Flannels are scarce and
firm. Prints are in very fair cemand and sales
: are making principally from 30a33c. for leading
! styles. Lancaster Ginghams are in demand at
1 35c. DeLaines are active and tend npwaid. The
Manchester goods are all sold up at 35c. for De
Laines, 36c. tor Pique Cloth, and 65c. for ali wool
DeLaines- The goods of the Pacific Company
ate selling freely at 35c. for DeLaines. 37jc for
high colors: 364I°r Armure» , 424*45c. for Mo
rinos and 37Jc. for Alpaccas. The Hamilton De
T _ 1.__r4Amnn4 «♦ O
Woolen foods are firm with a good demand for
seasonable fabr cs. There has been little if any
accumulation of Woolens thus far this season,
owing in part to the lessened prodnetiou, from
scarcity of water, which has obliged many mills
i toetop entirely. Good styles are much in demand.
' STATE OF VIRGINIA, AUDITOR'S OFFICE,»
Richmond, October 9,1965, j
i To the Clerks and Notaries Public of the Com
j Gentlemen: I beg leave to call your auention to the
i 19th, 19th and 20th sections of the 39th chapter of the
Code, which require that sd account of all taxes re
I eelved bv each of you on or after the 1st day of Septem
ber lu one year, and before the 1st day of September in
the next year, shall be made out aud its correctness
1 sworn to.
That the said account shall be rendered to tbe Audi
torof Public Accounts, and the amount appearing due
thereby paid Into the Treasury, on or before the 15th
day of December following. Those requirements are
made under pain of the penalties enumerated In the
•-mu section, to which 1 would particularly call your
attention. Verv respectfully,
octll—law'-’m Auditor Public Accouuts.
QLD DOMINION NAILS.
Two thousand Itegs of the above superior brand,
sued from 3d. to end., and Spikes. Also, Flooring,
Finishing, Feuclng, ad and 5d. lining and warehouse
For sale In quantities to suit buyers.
(Signed) TARDY A WILLIAMS,
£ P. LATHROP,
(WITH EUGENE CARRINGTON.)
soo barrels MAGENTA FAMILY FLOUR.
Ibis Flour Is especially recommended as suitable for
Bakers'purposes, trial is invited, as we intend to
keep a constant supply.
octll—If lstb street, south side of Dock.
25 kegs superior GOSHEN BUTTER,
For sale bv
octll—3t CHAS. T. WORTHAM A CO
THE SUBSCRIBER IS DAILY RECEIVIN’0 ALL
kinds of Trimmings, such as Mantle Setts, Silk
Cords and Tassels, Bead aud Bngle Trimmings, Buttons
of every description, Fancy Goods and Notions in great
variety, JOHN HAKTiL
217 Broad street, between Fourth and Fifth.
epEA—FINE TEA ’
•lust received a supply of splendid Green snd Black
TEAS, pronounced by Judges io be the best in the cily.
For sale by A. BODKKEK A BRO.,
oct7—t Druggists, No. 10 Main street.
P U. B E K A »
Ammoxiated Boxf Phosphate of Lime,
The very best known,
PALMER A TURPIN,
octlO—f No. *o Main street.
epWEXTY-FIVE BAGS ALLSPICE,
1 5a bags Pepper
60 hags Race Ginger
50 ooxes Extract Logwood
loo boxes Bi-Carb. Soda.
For sale by W. H. PARRISH A CO
yyy ESTER N
Illinois, Iowa, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin and other
Western Lands bought and sold. Taxes paid. Titles
examined. A N LANCASTER
seplS—dAclm 19 Wall street, NY.
DONE TO ORDER,
At j6hn haetz'
Trimming Store, 217 Broad street,
octlo—tt Between 4th and 5th.
CANDIDATES FOR OFFICE.
E3-AN EXCELLENT NOMINATION.—The
Richmond papers of yesterday contiin a corres
pondence between a numb. r of the most respecta
ble and influential citizens of that city and
CHARLES PALMER, Esq., an old and distin
guished merchant thereof. The subject of the
correspocdsnce is an invitation to Mr. Palmer to
become a candidate to represent Richmond in the
next Senate of V irginla, and its acceptance by
that gentleman. It gives ns great pleasnre
to chronicle this proceeding in oar sister
city, though it is to be regretted that it
was so long deferred. We hope, however,
that it is na too late, and that Mr. Palmer will
be returned by a large majority. He u peculiarly
fitted for the trust at this particular time, inas
much as there will be no difficulty in his takiDg
his seat if elected. His ripe commercial experi
ence and general ittelligeace will render him a
valuable representative, apart from nia unques
tionable ability to take the oath of office consist
ently and conscientiously, which, in the present
condition of our affairs, is the paramount con
sideration. He is, withal, a high-minded, gene
rous-hearted and estimable gentleman, as all who
know him will testily.. Bis letter of acceptance
is couched in terms and breathes a spirit eminent
ly worthy of the occasion, and cannot f. H to win
public approbation.—Petersburg Express.
A large uumber of ti.e most respectable and
highly Influential citizens having called upon Mr.
Charles Palmer-to announce himself a candl ate
f,r the Statl^ienate, that gentleman has con
|jented>o alloNktho use of his name, and will no
‘ dpubt ol^electein If every section of Virginia
would select such btate representatives as Mr.
• Palmer will assuredly make, we should have m^re
reasqu to congratal te ourselves upon the pros
■Tftct of the early restoration of civil law. Without
any exception, Mr. Palmer has more influence
with thq authorities than any min wLose services
can. be secured as a Senator.—Petersburg Ex>
press. '.yW _» \ od l—it ^
rs-ta (E^hEring, e. m. bosher, Sam
uel ^ORTtllM^R. W. POWERS, ANU OfH
EKsXGtmilenran—In consenting to declare my
self ajbandidate'to reprerent this city in the next
Legislature, itpirijy be proper for me to state that
I have never.^ehLoffice under the Confederate
StatewGovernmeflt Sounder any of the State Go
•WnraKti, afd'Bifc, therefore, eligible. I have
i A%3 i^Hichmond for the test thirty years ; hive
attemktetf^siidentify myself with all its interest?.
I believe I traderstand what constitutes the reil
substantial welfare of our city, and, if elected,
shall spare no effort to advance its prosperity.
octll—2t* P. H. STARKE.
jJ-TO THE VOTERS Or XHffi Oil x or
Rli HMOND : -I am induced Irom the numerous
ax plications made to me, to offer myself as a can
didate for the HOUSE OK DELEGATES Irom this
city. Should it be yonr pleasure to elect me to
that high and lespouslble position, the only re
turn I can make you will be to devote what abili
ty I may posse-B to the advancement of the in
terest and welfare of the good people of this, my
Dative place. This much 1 will venture to assert,
no one will be able to bring more zeal to yonr
service than jour friend and tellow citizen
octll—2t GEO. W. SMITH.
S3-FOR THE HOUSE OF DELEGATES.—
At the solicitations of many of roy friends of the
city, I hereby announce myself a Candidate for a
seat in the next Legislature of Virginia, and if
elected, I pledge myself to use my best exertions
to promote the Interests of nur good old Common
wealth. Very respectfully,
octll—2t* FLEMMING GRIFFIN.
S3- PEOPLE’S TICKET!
FOR THE SENATE
JOHN H. GILMER.
FOR THE HOUSE OP DELEGATES
P. R. GRATTAN,
THOS. J. EVANS,
JOHN M. HIGGINS.
3- PEOPLE'S TICKET
FOR TUI SENATE.
FOR HOUSE or DKLEOATB8.
JOHN M. HIGGINS,
R. D. SANXAV.
N. M. LEE.
STEAMSHIP CREOLE. ~ >IT—
FOR NEW YORK
The elegant, aril-class steamship CREOLE. Captain
King, leaves here 9ATURDA Y MORNING, at s o’clock,
for New York.
Passengers take steamer at Ludlam and Watson s
Tickets secured either on board or at my office, at
Passage to New York, Including meats and state
room accommodations, only $15.
Steerage passage, only $8.
Freight received every day except Sundays, blank
bills of lading famished shippers at my office.
Freight for Boston or any ot the Eastern cities, or Mo
bile. Charleston, Savannah or New Orleans, shipped
bv this line and consigned to the agents in New A ork,
w'tll have prompt attantlon.
The YAZOO succeeds the CREOLE—leaving every
TUESDAY morning at 8 o’clock.
octU-Jt GARRET F. WATSON.
FOR BALTIMORE—P O W H i
STEAMBOAT COMPAN Y
WEEKLY LINE —The OLDE
ONLY PERMANENT LINE.
Leaves Richmond every Monday, Wednesdav and Sat
urdav. Leaves Baltimore every Tuesday, Thursday
Having largo and commodious sheds, wo are pre
pared to receive freight every day (Sundays excepted),
and receipt for same.
This lino, having three steamers per week, possesses
facilities for the rapid and safe transportation of freight
and passengers nneaualed by any other line.
The steamer STATE OF MARYLAND. Capt. Thomas
Travers, will leave here at IS o'clock, M , Wednesday,
the 11th instant.
Freight receivod Moudsy, Tuesday, and up to It)
O'clock, A. M., Wednesday.'
Frolght taken at the lowest rates.
For freight or passage apply to
DAVID Jt WILLIAM CURRIE,
Office at Charles T. Wortham h Co. s,
f? OB NEW YORK.—ATLANTIC ..mET0*.
I? COAST MAIL STEAMSHIP JHfcJaBJG
COMPANY-SEMI-WEEKLY LINE-LEAVES RICH
MOND EVERY TUESDAY AND SATURDAY.
Leaves New York even* WEDNESDAY and SATUR
Freight received every day (Sundays excepted).
The splendid new ' side-wheel steamship ALBE
MARLE, Captain H. A. Bourne, will leave here at 11
o’dobk A. SI., SATURDAY, the 14th lust.
Freight received Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday,
Fridav. and tip to 9 o’clock,'A. M., Saturday.
This steamship has splendid saloons, stale rooms and
These steamships receive and discharge their cargo at
the wharf at Rocketts.
Passage, meals and stateroom included, ♦ 15.
Passengers are requested to be on board in due time.
For freight or passage apply to
. David a wm. ourrie.
Office at Charles T. Wortham A Co.’a, 15th street,
Doo lost. — strayed from
the subscriber’s residence, corner of Mar
•hall and Eleventh streets, on Sunday, a liver -tJLjV
and white smoothed hair POISTER, with my c illur.and
Is about eight months old, has a very short tail. Any
geutleman seeing such a dog will please inform me
where he 1* to be found. He is very highly valued,and
auv rersonabie reward will be paid lor his return,
octlo-tl PEYTON JOHNSTON, Sb.
g T~R A Y E D HORSE.
Came to my stable, on Saturday, 30th September, one
small ROAN HORSE, with a mark on his hip, sore back
and blare face. The owuer can get him by calling at
Wm.M. Smethie A Co.’s store, Franklin street, hy
proving properly and * CQ
octlO—;t* Franklin street, between 17th and Uth.
REMOVING THE DEAD.
DR. W. M. MACLURE, being in possession ol a com
plete LIST 01 all THE DEAD from the many Hospitals
and Prisons ot Richmond, is now prepared lo
DISINTER, DISINFECT AND SEND HOME,
At a low cost.
ggTDtrect letter* to Box Post Office 119, Richmond,
Va., to Dr. W. M Maclube, or apply at the Under
taxing aud Cabinet Rooms of H. A. Atkluson, Governor
street, above Franklin strcot, Richmond, Va.
JUSTIN, BALDWIN A CO.,
SHIPPERS AND FORWARDERS,
AMERICAN EUROPEAN EXPRESS
DEALERS IS FOBRGS EXCHANGE,
73 llBOADWav. **" *ORK.
and Import Good* to order.
HILLS OF EXCHANGE
Ou London. Dublin. Part, and Germany, In cumsto
suit. Apply direct, or to g E RB0X)SS
Harden Express Office,
octie—lm *33 Main street, Richmond
Joe. W Cmou Jos. Hot J N. Sivxx
JOSEPH HOY A CO..
No. 135 Pearl street,
CARROLL, HOY A CO.,
No 35 Perdido street,
Refer to Messrs E G. James 4 Co . Mesin. Harveys
A Williams. Richmond Messrs. R. A. Young A Co.,
HNE HUNDRED TUBS REFINED LARD.
a-r 5e boxes Cheese .
Adamsn,,De w^h'Varr’ish ta CO.
FOR SALE OR LEASE.
TSOH SALE-ONE THOUSAND ACRES of CHOICER
X LAND IN THE STATE OP TEXAS.—This®
land is the very beat land in the state, and abar-'“~
gain may be bad by early application lo
BARTON, STANARD A CO ,
Mala street, (above Eighth atreet.)
Or, T. O. A. BIBB,
Attornev at Law,
octll—at Arlington House, cor. ofeth and Main «u.
jP 0 8 SALE. ^
THE TRACT OF LAND in Chesterfield county, now
owned by William B. Oalea, formerly the property of
Heart- A. Wlnfree.
It contain) M9 acres, and lies near Cheater Station, on
the Richmond and Petersburg Kitlroid, and adjoins
the lands of Wm. N. Perdue and others.
The land Is very productive, and has on It a large
amount of timber and wood.
The Dwelling Home la new, commodious and ot
modern style. All the necessary outhouses are new
and Id excellent condition.
Mr. Condrey, who resides on the premises, will take
pleasure In showing the premises to any person dell,
ronsof PorchMlny^ a^,oddi v & AppM80Jf
octll—it Bankers and Real Estate Agenls
LAND FOR SALE_Four hundred acres of beat
Valley LAND, with excellent improvemente^p
on It, one ana one-half miles ot Lexington, Va , can be
bought on application to Ex-Oovernor LETCHER, Lex
ington, Va. octi—iw
By woolfolk a thornley,
CAROLINE COUNTY, VA.
••LAWN HOTEL,” Bowling Green---fifleeu rooms
(large and airy), stable*, carriage-house, and all ne
cessary out-bnildlncs, In good order; admirably salt-,
ed for a large Boartflug Rbool.
“STAR HOTEL," bowling Green--fourteen rooms,
stable accommodation lor ono hundred horses ; pre
mises In good order; five acres land attached.
MILL SEAT, near Milford, ninety acres good land
attached; dam In good order , mill doing a fine bust -
ness before being burnt; water power sufficient to
work grist and saw-mills, cotton gins, Ac. Term*
COAL LANDING, GRIST MILL and SAW MILL,
all complete and In good order: five hundred acre*
hearts- timbered land attached ; a rare cbance for
thoeeWishing to go into the lumber business ; situated
ou Aqula Creek, Stafford county.
SEVENTEEN HUNDRED ACRES LAND, heavily
timbered with ptue, oak and hickory, two miles iron:
Aqula Creek and one mile from Stafford Court House
THREE HUNDRED AND SEVENTY-NINE ACRE'
; LAND, near Flippo’s Store, Caroline county, nve mile*
from Richmond and Fredericksburg Railroad; ltn
I proTotnopt« good ; good tobucco lurrn.
“ANTIOCH,” llo acres land, two and a half miles
| from Milford Depot; small dwelling, good baru, sta
bles and flno tobacco house.
"TAN r.VRD, DWKLLWTG HOUSE, Ac., attached, at
Bowling Green, Caroline county, va. Bark Mill.
Vats, Ac., all complete and la good order; doing n
, first rate business.
CARRIAGE MANUKA* TORY, Blacksmith’s Shop,
Tools, Ac., at Bowling Green. Afina opening for an
l enterprising man. Term* reasonable.
ONE HUNDRED ACRES LAND, two and a half milee
I from Bowling Green, 30 acres laud cleared, balance in
j good wood. seplS--tt
P. WOOLFOLK, VV Sf THOBNLET,
Late of Richmond. | Caroline county, Va.
WE, the undersigned, having formed a co
partnership under the style ot WOOLFOLK
; 4 THoRN LEY, will attend to tbesaie of Lands
' Crops, 4c., and having made arrangements with
parties in Kichm -ptL jlaltioAnv and New Yorlr
we are prepared tofw-rfsh ifnBOR. either white
or colored, to the fanners of this or the adjacent
i count]-:s. j jj , ,
Wo low offer for. safe, on accommodating terms,
the following FARM-, viz
“Arcadia,” Caroline county Virginia, seven
miles from Bowling Green, and snme distance
from Port ltoyall, containing about 1 200 acres
j land, 8.0 cleared, balance to good timber, with
fine house, nearly new, and first rate cabins, barn--,
stables, tobscco-hou«es, 4c. Land in high sta'e
“ Red Honse." Spotsylvania county, Virginia,
! containing 650 acre*. This farm is situated on
North Anna river, ion- and a half rai’es from
Virginia Central Railroad.
“Cole Hill.” Spotsylvania county, Vitginia
near Mount Pleasant P. 0.. containing POO acres
land, good dwelling and all necessary oat-house?
"Arcadii," Caroline county, Virginia, six miles
irom Guiney’s I epot, containing 814 acres, 650
cleared, and balance in good timber. Has a fine
new dwelling containing ten rooms and all ne
cessary buildings new. Ibis is a fine Tobacco
Six hnndred and fifty acres land, Caroline oonn
ty, Virginia, near Ri.ppatannncl; river, nine miles
from Port Royal and ten from Bowling Green
This farm is in a high state of cnltivafon, and
We are also authorized to sell a number ot
farms, in different sections of this State, at very
Address—Bowling Green, Caroline count;, Vir
jj* o R SaLE. gm
A FINE PLANTATION in Albemarle county, fa.,
within three uud a "halt tail-;* of the Orange Railroad
and nine miles of Scottsvllle, containing about two
thousand acres, one-half cleared and well euclosed,
the balance In original forest.
This land, originally good, is iu nice condition, beinv
watered by never-failing streams running through all
There Is on the land an abundance of building stone
ot the finest quality, Including granite and soap stone.
The wood ladd Is valuable, both on account of the
quality of the laud and ot the timber standing on it,
consisting of pice of the best quality for lumber, oak
I of all kinds, maple, Ac., Ac
There are on the tract several good seats for mills,
: and the contiguity to the railroad aud canal readers tbs
: vast amount of good timber on the laud extremely vai
This tract ot land Is lor sale, and, tor farther infvi
' raation. Inquiries addressed to either of us wtll be
; H. F. BOCOCK, Lynchburg,
aep28-tiWM. H. PARRISH, Richmond
FOR SALE.—1.300Acres of Land, lying in
two adjoining tracts, one of 700 acres, the
; othe* 600, each farm containing 3u0 acres ot
! cleared land, with fifty of flat or low grounds,
the rest of the land in good timber for building
purposes. Those tracts have good dwelling
Images, out-houses, orchards, ana every conve
nience to suit two families. The land is well
adapted to tho cultivation of wheat, corn, to
bacco, grass, and the various products of this
| section of the country. This land is 80 miles
west of Richmond. 7 miles from the James River
I Canal. A rare opportunity is offered for Invest
I menL For further particulars apply at tho Whig
! office. je8—It
QREAT BARGAIN’ S!
at m broad street.
Having Just returned from New York. 1 am prepared
to offer to iny friends and the public generally, « well
assorted stock of
DRY GOODS AND NOTION'S,
ouslstlug. In part, of
Dark Calicoes, at 25c., Ji 13c. per yard and upwarde,
Dark Delaines at J7 l-2c and upwards,
Black Alpaca, 50c. a yard and upwards;
Plain and Fancy Dress Silks, *2 yard and upwards,
An assortment of Black Silks,
Handsome, all-wool Printed Delaines,
Solid colored, all-wool Delaines,
White, red and fancy Opera Flauneii,
Good assortment all-wool Casstmeres,
Plaid Valentins, *
White and colored Ftannela in great variety,
Table Damask, Towels, Napkins, Tidies, 101-4
Linen Shooting, Irish Linen, to 1-4 Cotton Sheetings,
3-4, 7-8, aud 4-4 Bleached shirtings; Embroideries,
Hosiery, Gloves, and numerous other articles
CARPETS, RUGS AND MATS.
All of which will be offered at low prices to whole
sale and retail buyers.
1,’J Broad street, cor. Sixth.
CARD.---Having effected a business arrangemeni
with W. R. Pont, 173 Broad street, I iuo-.t respectfully
ask the patronage of my old friend-. to this honse, wit!
the promise that my best efforts will be used to please
JOHN 0. CHILES,
septet (Late of the Firm Of Chiles 3t Chenerv.)
^ALL, RTKPIIENS Sc CO.,
839 Psi. At. bet. Oth 4c 10th St*.
WASHINGTON, D. C„
Dealer* in Gentlemen’* and Boy’s Ready Made
CLOTHING and FURNISHING GOODS, of fine
q'ALsoMTRUN’KS, VALICES, CARPET BAGa
Ac.. Ac._[jy 24—pod3mis
NOTICE.—The following Bond and Certificates
of Stock having been lost, notice is hereby
Sven the proper authorities that applications will
made for their renewal:
Bond of James River and Kanawha Canal Co.,
No. 212, for *2,000, guaranteed by State of Virgi
nia. issued to JnHan Harrison.
Certificate Va. State Stock, No. 996. for 1200, Is
*ned to Julian Harrison.
1 Certificate Va. State Stock, No. 994. for 1200, U
to Miss F. C. Heth,anl4— law3m
STOLEN or DESTROYED, on or about the 3d
April, 1866. a Certificate for 10*1 shares Vir
ginia Fire and Marine Insurance Company1!
Stock No. 365 dated November 24th, 1862, stand
ing in the name of Edward Mayo, execute r of E.
C. Mayo deceased. Also, a Certificated for 6(
share* of Richmond and Petersburg Raldroac
Company's Stock, number and Cate f rgotten
standiag in the name of Edwnrd Mayo, executor
Application ha* been made for the renewal of the
abore. EDWARD MaYO
sift HHDS BRIGHT SIDES,
| iv 2oo boxes Adamantine Candiei
lfO boxes Stearin** and Detemre Soap
25 bbls Crushed Sugar
25 bbU Powdered sugar
For sale by WM TaTLGR 3t SOX’,
octlO—tf» and tl East Main stroot
TWO HUNDRED BARRELS
SUPER AND EXTRA FLOUR
For tale by W. H. PARRISH A CO.
AUCTION SALES Thu I>iy.
By Roger*, Adams A Co., Auctioneer*.
TirE will offer at Auction, on WEDNESDAY next,
» » llth initaat, at onr Wareroom, comtrenc'Eg a' '.j
o'clock, a large and general sssoffiment of GROCERIES,
PROVISIONS, Ac .and name In part
10 bbl* P. R. Sugar
so bbl* Crushed Sugar
M bbl* A. B and Extra C itfin
*o bags Rio Coffee
te chest* Green and Black Tea*
to barrsls Molae«e*
loo bbls No. 1 Herrin*
100 bbl* No. 1 Alewlvee
10O klu No. 1 Mackerel
100 kit* Shad
10 hhds Bacon Side*
I hhd* Shoulder*
100 bbl* Flour
to bbls Whisky
« boxes Soap
10 boxes Adamantine Caadua
loo sack* Salt
to ca*«« Condensed Mtlk
Brushes. Ac . ae.
| octo-idi JtOGEKg, AEaMs A CC
By B. B. Cook, Auctioneer,
(70 Main street.)
HOC8FHOLD FURNITCP.E, OLD B."»CBBriN WH'
KT, CRRAM OF TARTAR. AC.. At AUCTION ,_Ca
| WEDNESDAY, the llth 'nstant, at 10 e’clock, 1 wilt eUl
] at my store,
1 superior Plano
1 Secr«tary and Book Cas .
Beadoteads, Mahogany Sideboard
Feather Bed and Mattreoie*
$ bbl* prim* Old Bourbon Whisky
15o doten Yeast Powders
230 lb* Cream of Tartar
70 doten Champagne Cider
1 Light Spring Dray (nearly new)
Horae and Harness
3 Large Iron Safes. ___
octio—td* E. B. COOK, auction tor
(By Harrison, Ooddlu A Apperseh, Auctioneer.)
VERY DESIRABLE PRIVATE RESIDENCE. At TKr
\ SOUTHEAST CORNER OF FKANKUN and
SEVENTH STREETS, AND HOUSEHOLD FlK'ITb: L
| FOR SALE AT AUCTION.-At the requ* It of >' ycd
ham Robertson, Etq. (who proposes to remove to tie
I country), we shall sell at auction, on the proml-es, n
I WEDNESDAY, the llth October, 1-05, at of o'clock, .
M., his very desirably located residence, at thee
of Franklin and seventh streets. It contain* 0 rocir.*,
I with an exce'lentoffice In the basement, be.Ido- r. g.
kitchen, stsble. carriage hones, bath-room, Ac., a . in
pr«tty good repair, except a* to the inlurydoueov 11:*
to the roof orthe dwelling and kitchen.
Possession given iu a few davs.
Teaks—One-third cash, balance »t four ard ri<jkt
month*, for negotiable uotca, interest added, Mccital
by a trust deed.
HARRISON, GODDIN a APPER«0N,
P. S.-On FRIDAY MORNING, the Utn Oct' - -t . is#,
commencing at li> o’clock, the most of the FUKIfil C - £
will be told, consisting of the usual variety, cxb.ee
log some handsome and costly articles.
R. S._After the sale of the above furniture, wt I b«
sold the eligible PEW in St. Paul’s Church, belong :.g
to Mr. Robertson
oct 7—tds .. H. O.&A.
■ i i ■erevif — «
AUCTION SAUES—Futuo: D;v;.
By Harrison, Goddin 4 Apperson, Auctioneers.
The beautiful countrt seat calltd-^
“ DOGWOOD,” one lalle west of Richmond.!
for LEASE for two years, and SALF ot CROP ,
STOCK, 4c—At the request of the executor; of the If;
B. B. Ayres, we ahall fease out, for two years from Ut
November next, on TUESDAY, the 17th October, 1 A,
at lour o'clock, P. M., the country seat called “h 7.
WOOD,” containing 124 acres, of which eboutiecrca
are lu a high state or cultivation. Tbe bulMin*icon
sists of a DWELLING, With four room*, and the usual
outbuildings, with handsome shade trees tied hue w-,-11
of water. After the leasing Is over, will be sold ab ut
thirty barrels Corn, seme Shuck* and Fodder,:*i, Uwi,
sod all the Farming Implements.
For the personal effects, cash—and for the rental,
bonds, with good security, payable quarterly.
HARRISON, UuDDlS * APPEhgON,
P.S.— At the tame time will be leased out, on tbo
same terms, tbe adjoining TWELVE ACRE-, owned by
Colonel J L Carrington H.G.&A.
By Harrison, Goddin 4 Apperson. Auotfoneerr
TvAluaBLE LAW LIBRARY OF FOUR HUNDRED
Y VOLUMES FOR SALE AT AUCTION.-At tho le
Suest of the executors or the late Rosc-e B. Hea'n, wa
ball tell at auction, at our office, on FRIDAY, the l >t
October, U55, commencing at 6 o'clock. F M , ihe vatu
able Law Library of the late Roscoe B Hoitli, con: ih
lng about aoo volumes, mubmclng a choice coll*even of
such books as are now much sought after by the legal
Catalogues will be ready i n a few days.
Tsaxs.—For all sums under *25, cash ; for all sums
* over that amount, negotiable notes, with approved en
dorsement at ninety days, with Interest added.
HARRISON. GODDIN 4 APPER30N
By Grubbs 4 Williams, Auctioneers,
(Main street, four doors above Spotwood hotel.)
Handsome parlor asd chamber fvpki.
TL'RE, CARPETS, CHISA. g-e., AT AUCTION -
We will sell, on Tacitsnir, 12th October, a: 17 o'cl <1:,
A. M., at tbe residence of Mrs Harrison, coruor Main
and Fourth streets—
Mirrors, Carpets, 4c
Carpet, Chairs, 4c.
Dicing Extension Table
.. Solid Mahogany Chair*
Handsome set Tea China verv full)
GRUBBS 4 tflLLfAMS
UCTION SALE OF TWO-FIFTHS OF JORDAN'S
POINT, NEAR LEXINGTON.-By Virtue cl authe
rlty conferred on me by the will of George W. Johnson,
deceased, I will offer for sale, at nubile auction, c : the
premises, on SATURDAY, tbe lath day of October ntX',
two undivided fifths of the Jordan » Point Pi pet' v,
near Lexington, being the entire Interest of sai l Gc.tge
W. Johnson therein.
Said “Jordan's Point" consists of Lots No. 2,2,4, J,
8, 7, 0, 9, 10, 11, 12, H, U, 15, if. 17, and 19, as descilloi
In the deed from the James River and Kanawha G m
pany to Calvin McCorkle, and the plat and surv ey
thereto attached ot record In the Clerk’* Office of hcca
bridge County Court, and embraces a Bridge aero-. the
North river over which the Plank r ad from lannou
to Buchanan passes, a splendid si u for a toetchani
mill, for a factory, saw mill, lumber house*, sc.
ltm seldom tout » place baring so man; aavan'agc*
as a location fog business of alt klniia is oilered i.r
Tbe properly can be seen by calling upon the under*
tlgned In Lexington, or upon John GlWn, who U jo.Lt
Texas —Cash in band sufictent to tav ths coats of
j a&le, and as to tbe tesldueou a credit of oco, tw erd
three years, with interest from day of sale, the p-rcha*
! ser giving bonds with good personal aecarltv, and ih >
title being reuined until tbe purchase monevTs ps:J.
Parties desiring to purchase can obtain nioim ".on
from Thomas H. Ellis, President of tho Janies River
i aud Kanawha Company
JOSEPH G. ITEELE,
Executor of Oeorge W. Johnson, aecsa-ieo
oc m—iiawtds _ _
J^AJTD FOR SALE. ry,
SIX HUNDRED ACRES OF La.ND, lying In- ---
two adjoining tracts of three hundred each, In higi net
state ol cultivation. Upon one tract there In good
Dwelling House of four rooms, a stsble and good barn,
and all necessary out-house* There is also from loity
. to fifty acres of tich mountain fiat land, of the highert
productive character. The land lies upon and a; tho
root of the Southwest Monntain, one mile and aquar er
from Keswick Depot, on tbe Virginia Centra; Kaliio-s,
i and It perfectly accessible to all polnu and eass to bn
1 cultivated. It will be sold either a* a body or lu psr:«,
i to suit purchasers. If not sold privately before die t h
of November next It will be sold at publto auction.
For term", apply to the undersigned, svhu resides
upon the place, and who will take plenum 1c eon.
munlcating with or showing the land to any person
who may desire It Address
W. 8. ROGERS,
oct 7—ids Keswick Depot.
Valuable real estate for sale in
THE TOWN OF DANVILLE.-Wlii be sold : j
1 to the highest bidder, on SATURDAY, the 2«th d v ”—*•
of October next, the valuable HEaL ESTATE in the
town of Danville, known as the Farmers'tin c s
located on Main street, and fronts US fed. The build
ing is a substantial brick edifice, containing nln-. r.cr.s
with basement. On the premises are s.. tse lives aiy
outhouses, together with a well of good wste , er. tu.e.*
lent garden, ice-house, stables, Ac
Tnaxs.—The property will be delivered to the : r*
chaser on the 1st of January next, when prytawit lor
the *ame in currency wilt be required.
W.T CLARKS,> C-.anxiUre.
J B PACE, )
T D. JfCAL, Aoeuonser tsp.T—Jtawtds
^N IMPORTANT SALE
I On WEDNESDAY, the *5ta day of Oe'ober, i«C. T
shall offer at public Auction, on my plauaticc, f c 'he
county ol Halifax, and fonr roiies from Harksdi.v'a liu
pot, on the Richmond and Danville Sdircsd,; ai,
the perishable property on that estate, oon»lst.sg, iff
part, of the following :
>ou barrels Com. a large cropol Fodder Oat», When
Straw and Tops ; Irish and Sweet Potatoes ; e head of
Hogs, anno Mules,* work Horses, and cue Rldug
Horse: one fine Carriage: one four-hor.e Wagon arc
Ox Cart, a small crop of Tobacco; Household Furni
ture, consisting of many valuable articles ; !5 h- d • i
fine Cattle, Ac . Ac The TRACT GF LAND wlil t«
rented at Pobllc Auction if not disposed of ertvsieir
before that day.
cxemt r Barksdale
AaMimaD Lacr, Auctioneer «ct*_u!*.
|7«R WAL.E-COAL RIVER NAVIGATION
r WORKS LN BOONE AND KANAWHA
COUNTIES. WEST VIRGINIA.—Bv v rt o tf ^
I deed of trust executed by the Coal ftiver N’v>-i*
»ion Company on tte 3"th day ol Ju y 15*3, m.l
in compliance with the reqneat of th > cr.'.d t >ra of
said Company, the unoemigned, a* T us sea wi:i
offer for sale, at public auction, to tie highest
bidder, for cash, at Char.eston, Kanaaha r on:y,
West Virginia, on WEDNESDAY, the S.'nh cl Oc
tober next (1866) ail the Loctca and Da: * r,c<l
other works made, erected and con truue-i by
said Navigation Company on Coat Rive , iti-'n*
ding Little and Big Coal Rivera Also «;j Ecat
Estate belonging to s aid Company, togethe wuh
all rights, privileges, franchises and appe. too in-ee.
thereunto belonging, or in anywise apper ftimrg
to the aaid Coal River Navigation Company.
For a fnrther description of so d Niv'igat'ou
Works and Franchises, retercnee la hereby mado
to the Act of Incorporation ami to other r cts of
the Legislature psssed respecting # id Company;
and also to sail Trust DoeJ. on record in tba
Clerk's office of Ksnawba county, Book U, ps-cs
310. Ac., and in the Clerk’s office of Boone county,
Book B. pages 435 Ac.
James l. carr *
WILLIAM A. BROWN.
ISAAC A. STORM,
ABRAHAM B. CLARKE
I Jj24—lawl3w Trustees.
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