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FUfiMSBID EVERT SATURDAY, BY HENRY VANDERFORD. Tkrjis.— $2.00 per annum, payable in advance. Single copies five cents. Advertising Hates. —One square of ten lines, $1 for the first insertion and 25 cents for each subsequent insertion. One square one year $10; six months $G. For a quarter of a column three months $8 ! six monhts $15 ; one year, with the privilege of four changes, $25 ; for half a column $50. Fractions of a square to be counted as a square. When the number of insertions is not marked, advertisements will be continued until forbid, and charged accordingly. Obituaries published at advertising rates; Marriages and Deaths inserted free. Yearly advertisers must co nfine their advertisements to their own business. All letters should be addressed to The Middletown Transcript, Middletown, Del. Office corner Main and Scott streets. LOOK AT THIS. LOOK AT THIS. S. R. STEPHENS & Co's. NEW WHOLESALE it RETAIL STORE. GOODS at PHILADELPHIA PRICES. H AVING Just returned from the city with a large and splendid assortment of * SPRWG GOODS, FROM AUCTION AND FIRST HANDS, DO UGr TA T THELO WEST CASH PRICES Comprising in part a large stock of CAEPETS, CLOTHS, CASSIMERES, DRESS GOODS, NOTIONS, CLOTHING, &c. Also CANNED FRUITS, PICKLES, And all Goods usually kept in a First Class Country Since, which we are prepared to sell very low for Cush, or Country Produce, ß&T* Buyers would do well to give us call. SAME. 11. STEPHENS & Co. Middletown, Dkl. 'Ayr».10—iy ENGEL, ROTIIERMEL & CO. SHIPPERS AND DEALERS IN COAL Schuylkill Navigation Wharves, HV/trZ mitt Island, Delaware Diver, oppo • site Lombard Street, PHIL ADELPHIA. OFFICES, 108 Walnut 8t. 308 S. Did. Avenue. C OAL supplied in vessels, in large or small quantities, or lots to suit purchasers, April 10, 1869—0m $25 REWARD. S TOLEN subscriber, Thursday niijht, 8th lust, from the on tho road leading from Middle town to Smyrna, about three miles fr town, A SORREL MARE, about 15 hands high, with a white spot in her forehead ; thrush in her hind feet ; limbs are slender. Any one returning her to me will receive the above reward. April 10. 1869—It. UENJ. It. GILL. Middle V m ft * « RAW BONE STANDARD GUARANTEED if MANUFACTURED BY WALTON,WHANN& WILMIN G TON,DE L,I DEPOTS: front ST.YRLNUN wharves, PW||| ch arles street, baÉ iS FAX ST. ALEXA*'»' 1 ^ I V l 5 * SOUTH **s. I, PROMPT, ACTIVE, RELIABLE, A Great Crop Producer and Thorough Jtenovator of worn out lands. For Sale by E. T. EVANS, Middletown, Del. Iliiilldoun, Del. Feb. 28, 1868. Mirai«. JV ALTOV, Whanx & Co.—Gentlemen : 1 (Used Whann's Flaw Done Supor-FMiospliatc on my .com last spring, and on my wheat in the fall, fin each case it produced an excellent crop. Wishing to determine » hielt of the different phos phates would pay me best, 1 tried several, and Am glad to nay the yield was much tho best «where I used Whann's. I shall continue to use fit, nnd cheerfully .recommend it to mv neighbors. A. T.'STOOPS. Middletown, Del. March 17, 1868. Mitsamt. WALTOV, Whank fit Co.— Gentlemen- 1 (lave been using Whann's Phosphate for some dime past alongside of the popular fertilizers, and have come to the conclusion it is as good as aay ««her. 1 am going to use ten tens this spring. Yours truly, HENRY CLAYTON. March Ï7 —ly DR. J. J. VANDERFORD, ,Ormdn.t. of tlie Pcnuylvuls College of OEVTAL SVaOEBT, H AVING located fa Middletown, De!.,rHa respectfully announces to the iiubläc33SBr that.he «s. prepared to perform all operations per yatutpg tP O'c practice ,ftf ' dentistry, ARTIFICIAL TEETH Mounted on Dental Vui ■oanite, a material superior to metals in its adapt ^ability and durability. v ^Persons having badl have them exchanged Great care will be given tp ÇhUdrpu'J Teeth irregularties corrected, and deciduous teeth pre served until the permanent ones make tneir appearance. JMF Asupe rior Dentifrice constantly on hand Office op the corner of Scott nnd Main streets, formerly occupied bv D. L. Dunning. April 10. I860—ly 1/ g°ld platec Car the Vulcanite. can NEW GOODS FOR STRING OF 1869. a JOHN A. REYNOLDS & SOW, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DEALERS, MIDDLETOWN, DEL. A RE prepared to supply the Buying Public from an unusually Large and Attractive Assortment of NEW GOODS, complete in the the following Departments. FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC DRY GOODS, Colored and Black Cloths and Cassimorcs, LADIES COLORED AND BLACK CLOAKING CLOTHS, HOSIERY, GLOVES, NOTIONS, HOOP SKIRTS, WHITE GOODS, LINENS AND TRIMMINGS, Latest Style Colored and Black Hats & Caps, Rubber Overcoats, Umbrellas & Parasols, Ladies', Misses' and Childrens' Gaiters and Balmorals, Men and Boys' heavy Boots and Brogans, Oil Cloth, Window Shades and Fixtures, Carpets, White k Check Mattings, Willow and Wooden Ware, Cordage k Co. China, Glass, Queensware, and Stone Ware, Hardware, Cutlery, Tin k Earthenware, Drugs, Paints, Oils, Glass and Paint Brushes, GROCERIES, SPICES, PICKLES, CANNED FRUITS, JELLIES AND SAUCES, TOBACCO , SNUFF ,j- CIQARS, Highly Perfumed and Washing Soaps & Candles, Fish, Salt, Flour, provisions, k c, Drccrs and Shakers Vegetable Star Mills Seamless Grain Bags, e constantly receiving in now npd fresh lots, and offer for sale at the lowest market rates on the most reasonable terms. March 27—3m. d Garden Seeds. Which we Rhodes Super Phosphate THE STANDARD MANURE, MANUFACTURED BY POTTS & KLETT, Camden, New Jersey. The attention of Farmers Is especially Lulled to RHODES Sl PElt 1-HOSl'IIATE As tlie most valuable and reliable wheat nnd grass, as well ns for other crops, attested by an experience of fifteen years. Tills long established and standard manure is prepared expressly for Drilling and particular care is taken to maintain tho high reputation it lias obtained. for as We are prepared to furnish the Rhodes Super Phosphate Jn bbjs, or in bags of 300 lbs. be desired. P&" For sale by dealers, and by may YARNALL & TRIMBLE, 418 South Whar tes, 419 Penn Street, PHILADELPHIA. March 13—3m, PATENT INDIGO BLUEING BAG, THE MOST ECONOMICAL, CLEANLY & COMPLETE ARTICLE By thrifty Housekeepers and Luundr ever USED esses. JpAC.'II Bag is provided with a Box so that it can be put safely away as soon us used. PRICE 20 Cts—HALF SIZE 10 Cts. Ihis blue contains the finest fabrics, moui . y cum nag will out last eight two-ounce vials of Liquid Blue, besides SnnHS. U ï° * t co ! or u,l( l "Voiding the danger and „ aIJ( j ,, nt . or k et i iioltlcs. •id, and will not injure One twenty cent bag will out no annoyance of broken a ,. Patented Dec. 24, 1807, nnd for sale by I tYMotTii Coi.on Co. C. T. Uavnouis & Co. iOG a 108 Fultpn Street, N. Ÿ. Inquire for it at any Respectable Grocery. April s=—Smos 150,000 PEACH TREES FOE SALE VERY CHEAP, AT CEDAR LAWN NURSERIES. SOMERSET CO. MD. W E have all the leading varieties. The trees are raised in a new soil where there is no disease; they arc clean, thrifty and good size. The seed and buds were selected with great care, and wc feel sure of giving satisfaction. * For price list and particulars a C1IARL jiply to KM B I LORE, 702 Market st. Wilmington, Dei ALPHONZA H. LORD, Upper Trapjic, Wicomico comity, Md. Proprietors. Or to JOSEPH IF. LORD, Odessa, Del. April 3—3t NEW BAKERY, IN MIDDLETOWN, DEL. North East Corner ofLake and Iiroad Streets. T HE undersigned wishes to inform hi? friends and the public at large, that he has com menced the Baking Business in all its depart ments, and will keep constantly on hand, Bread, Oakes, CrackerB, Pies, Candy, Anil will supply Weddings, and I'arties, with ail sorts of Cakes at short notice. He has engaged a first class Baker to attend to the business. He will also continue tlie Painting Business in «11 its Branches. FRANCIS TARONI. March 6, 1869—tf THOMAS MASSEY, JR. CLOCK AND WATCH MAKER, Main Street, nearly opposite Walker*« Hotel. Middletown, Delaware C LOCKS, Watches, Jewelry, &c. neatly and promptly repared. Always on hand and for sale, Clocks, Watches, Plated Ware, Forks, Spoons, Silver Napkin Rings, Silver Thimbles, Salt, Sugar and Tea Spoons, Butter Knives, Gold Breast-Pins, Ear Rings, Finger-Rings, Sleeve Buttons, Watch Chains, Watch Keys, Key Rings, Steel Watch Chains, &c. Dec. 12—tf. Of J. STEWART DEPUY, 253 SOUTH SECOND ST. ABOVE SPRUCE, PHILADELPHIA. N OW offers an unusual assortment of CAR PETS, OIL CLOTHS, WINDOW SHADES, MATTINGS, Ac. Ac. at very reduced prices, to his friends and the public. April 3, 1869—3mos NOTICE! aud W J. LANK. Auctioneer,, has removed to • Newcastle, Del. Those desiring his ser vices as Auctioneer, will please address him at that place, and their onlers will meet with prompt attention. April 3, I860—tf BOOK, STATIONERY, AND V ARIETY STORE. S CHOOL BOOKS and Miscellaneous Works, Bibles, Prayer Books and Hymn Books, Blank Books, in various styles and binding; Tuck, Memorandum and Pass Books. STATIONERY. Writing, Letter, and Note Paper, Envelopes, in variety ; Mourning Paper and Envelopes to match. FANCY ARTICLES. Photograph Albums, Work Boxes, Fancy Boxes, Writing Desks, Ladies' Satchels, Pocket Books, Port Folios, Purses, Port Monaies, Segar Cases, Picture Frames, Tassel and Cords, Looking Glasses, HACK GAMMON BOARDS\ CHESS AND CHECKER MEN\ GAMES of all KINDS. Rubber Pencils and Penholders, Writing Fluid and Ink Stands, Pocket Cutlery, Roger's Scissors, *c. Sleove Buttons, Studs, Breast Pins, Finger Rings, Spectacles, Violin Strings, Combs, Brushes, Nail and Tooth Brushes, Gum Bunds, Watch Keys, Key Rings, and Puff Boxes. A flue assortment of Colgate <fc Co's. Soap. rilALON'S NIGHT BLOOMING CJEREUS, \\ right 3 and Taylor's Superior Extracts, Pomades, Hair Oils, And Pcntal Soap of the First Quality. GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS. Neck Ties pf various styles, Bismarck Collars, Glove?, Hose, Handkerchiefs, Cuffs, Wristlets. Segars, Tobaeoo Pipes, Meerschaums, and To bacco Pouches. Lamps, Lamp Chimneys, Wicks and Coal Oil. NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES, New York Ledger, Harper's Weekly, Bazaar and Magazine, Frank Leslie, Chimney Corner, Weekly, Girls and Boys Weekly, Gleason's Literary Companion, &c. Godey's Peterson's, Atlantic, Arthur's. Gal axy and Mm'e Pemorest's Magazines. D. L. DUNNING, No. 2 Town Hall. Middletown, Del. Jan. 30—ly CARRIAGES CARRIAGES, CARRIAGES. y J. M. COX & BRO. MIDDLETOWN, DELAWARE, MANUFACTURE ALL KINDS OF -6.^ CARRIAGES. ALL WORK FROM THIS ESTABLISHMENT WARRANTED TO GIVE ENTIRE SATISFACTION. Repairing promptly attended to, March 13—Gmos. Cecil Democrat d Whig, News and Tran script, Chestcrtown, Smyrna Times, and Centre ville Observer copy G months und scud bill and paper to advertiser, THE GREAT ZINGARI BITTERS. A SAFE BLOOD PURIFIER, A PLEASANT BEVERAGE, A SPLENDID TONIC. A CERTAIN CT RE AND Preventive of Diseases. VTHIE ZINGARI BITTERS are compounded X from a prescription of the celebrated Egyp tian physician, Dr. Cheopsus, who, after years of trial and experiment, discovered tho Zingarini Herb , the most remarkable vegetable production the earth, perhaps, has ever yielded—certainly the most effective in tir» cure of disease. It, in combination with the other valuable properties of which thcZingari Bitters is composed, will f Dyspepsia, Fever and Ague, Billions Fe ver, Cholic, Colds, Bronchitis, Con sumption in its first stage, Flatu lency, Nervous Debility, Fe male Complaints, Rheumatism, Dysente ry, Acute and Chronic Di arrhcea, Cholera Morbus, Cholera, Typhoid and Typhus Fever, Yel low Fever, Scrofula, Diseases of the Kidneys, Habitual Costiveness, tf'e. <f-c. In the prevention and cure of the above diseas es, it has never been known to fail, as thousands ofourinost prominent citizens throughout all parts of the country, will testify. Let the afflicted send for circular containing testimonials and certifi cates of those who have been cured after their ca ses have been pronounced hopeless by our best physicians. Principal Depot, No. 6 N. RECOMMENDED BY Ex-Gov. David R. Porter, of Pennsylvania, Hon. Robert J. Fisher, " Hon. Edward McPherson, " Hop. Joel B. Danner, " Hon. JflTjn. McSherry, " fdtTSend for Circulars. F. RAHTER k CO. Front St. Philadelphia^ Feb. 6--rly AMERICAN & SWISS WATCHES. M. E. DICKSOH, No. 35J SOUTH EIGHTH STREET, PHILADELPHIA, SKS attention to his fine selected stock of WATCHES AND JEWELRY, Of the latest Styles and the best Factory make. Silver Ware. Sterling Silver Spoons, Forks, and Butter Knives, which will be sold at a very small advance. ' Particular attention pgjd to repairing Fine Watches and Jewelry, March 6—tf LOOK AT THIS Î M R. JAMES H. COLLINS is prepared to man ufacture Boots and Shoes at the following prices:—Calf Skin Boots, $9.00-^Coarse Shoes, $3.50—Fine Shoes, $5.60—Walking Shoes $4.50, aud his place of business cen bo found at the Corner of Broad and Lake streets, now the Acad April 3—tf NEW GOODS AT SEDUC ED P RICES, G. W. W. NAUDAIN, is opening a fresh stock of FALL AND WINTER GOODS, P URCHASED since the fall in many kinds of the same. Being bought for Cash, and from first hands, principally—hence we avoid the second profit of the jobber and intend giving the advan tage to our liberal friends. Our stock consists of Merinocs, blk. col'd Al pacas, Wool Poplins, Wool de. Laines. Good assortment of Prints, Cotton and Wool Flannels, 1» 2A Bleach'd and Bro. Muslin, Balmoral Skirts, Snawls and Hoods, Ladies Vests, Gents Knit Shirts and Drawers, White and dol'd Blank ets, IIATB AND CAPS, DRUGGETS, CARPET AND OILCLOTHS, Painted Window Shades, GLOVES, HOSIERIES, AND FANCY GOODS. In fact, anything kept in a first class country store. Wc call particular attention to our fine stock of Over-Coatings, Cloths & Cassimeres, which wc make a Speciality. Receiving from the Manufacturers, Ladies' Misses, and Children's Shoes, Gents sewed and pegged, double upper and sole, Calf Boots, Men's heavy, winter Boots k Shoes, that we have made of the best'material ; and guarantee satisfaction. ]tIACKËREr.,SHAD, AND HERRING Always on Hand. THOMPSONS' GLOVE FITTING CORSETS GENTS ARCTIC OVERSHOES, MUXS BUCK G A UNTLETfS , GLOVES, MITTS. A Stock of Dried Fruit Consisting of LA YER RAISINS, NEWDRIED CURRANTS, NEW DRIED CITRON, DRIED APPLES. Also an extra article of Buckwheat Flour. Liberal discount for cash, and show Goods with pleasure, Ci. W. W. YAt UtlY. Middletown. Dec. 12—ly BAUGH'S Raw Bone Super Phosphate of Lime. STANDARD WARRANTED. W E offer to Farmers andJDcalcrs iu .Manures the present season our Raw Bone Super Fhosphatc of Lime as being highly improved. It is not necessary at this day, to argue the claims of this manure, as a useful and economical I Spring crops. The article has a reputation of over fifteen years standing, and is still manufactured by the origi nal proprietors. Farmers will please send tliqir orders to the Dealer early, as this only will ensure a supply. BAUGIl & SONS, Sole Manufacturers, Office No. 20 South Delaware Avc. PHILADELPHIA. Feb. 20—3m JNTEW EMPIRE SEWING MACHINE. Lock Stitch. R ECEIVED the First Prize at tlie Great Fair of the American Institute, iu New York, Oct. 26, 1807, and highest premium for best manufac turing machine at Paris Exposition, July, 1867. Why is it the best? It runs over seams all right; it will take fifty stitches to tile inch—finer than any other machine will ; It will sew heavier and thicker goods than any other machine ; it . any nnd every kind of thread ; it starched goods as well as unstarched ; it sea s the most dulieato, thin, soft Fabric, without drawing. It sews a bias seam ns well ns any other. Agents wanted.—Liberal discount given. Empire Sewing Machine Company, 294 Bowery, New York. EVERY MACHINE WARRANTED. Feb. 13, 1869—3mos. TO FARMERS!! S. J, STAATS & STANEET, I NFORM their friends and tile public generally that they have taken Wilson's Shops, in WARWICK, MD. and will carry ou tho Machine Business, Blackemithing & Wheelwrighting. All sorts of Jobbing and Repairing will be promptly attended to at moderate rates. Particular attention paid to HORSE SHOEING, and also to PUMP MAKING. They will also manufacture and keep for sale, n patent HORSE POWER POST BORER, an invaluable implement, to farmers. It Bores Post, Points Bails, Mortises Posts, Saws Wood.&c. March 6—2m. HARNESSJMAKING. T HE undersigned having succeeded Wm. T Gallaljer in the above business in ODESSA, DELAWARE, Is prepared to furnisli every article in his line on the most reasonable terms. His experience justifies his promise that ALL HIS WORK WILL BE OF THE FREEST QUALITY. And gives him confidence to solicit a share of the public patronage, iZ^-His Shop is on Main street, in the house formerly occupied by Wm. T. Gallaher. WM. C. DRAPER. of and Jan. 9—3mo. EUGENE M. HANSON WITH WATSON & DE YOUNG, IMPORTEltS AND JOBBERS OP Hosiery, Notions, White Goods, &c. No. 533 MARKET STREET, PHILADELPHIA. T3F" Orders promptly attended to. Feb, 20—2m» LIVERY STABLE. H ORSES AND CARRIAGES for hire at the Stables of Thomas Murray, on Scott street The horses are safe, and careful drivers will be provided when desired. Terms moderate Ap P>Y, THOS. MURRAY. Jan. 2.—y. At his Store on Wood 8t. LOST. A Note given by S. B. Sutton, and endorsed by Albert C. Newton, for $2,000 in favor of John M. Wood, given March 16th, 1868, at six months. The payment has been stj March 13, 1869—3m JOHN II. WOOD. GREAT DISTRIBUTION BY The Metropolitan Gift Company. Cash Gifts to the amount of $250,000. Every Ticket draws a Prise. J ^IVE cash gifts, each 810,000; 10 cash gifts, each $5,000; 20 cash gifts, each $1,000 ; 40 cash gifts, euch $500 ; 200 cash gifts, each $100; 200 cash gifts, each $50 ; 50 elegant Rosewood Pianos, $300 to $750; 75 elegant Melodcons, each $75 to $100; 350 » ewing Machines, each $60 to $175; 500 Gold Watches, each $75 to $300; Cash Prize, Silver Ware, etc. all valued at $1,000. A chance to draw any of the above Prizes for 25 cents. Tickets describing prizes are sealed in envelopes and well mixed. On receipt of 25 cts. a sealed ticket is drawn without choice and sent by mail to any address. The prize named upon it will be delivered to the ticket holder on pay ment of $1. Prizes are immediately sent to any address by express or return mail. You will know what your prize is before you pay for it. Any prize exchanged for another of same value. No Blanks. Our patrons can depend on fair dealing. References. —We select the following from many who have lately drawn Valuable Prizes and kindly permitted us to publish then*: S. T. Wilkins, Buffalo, $5,000; Miss Annie Monroe, Chicago, Piano, $650 ; John D. Moore, Louisville, $1,000; Miss Emma Walworth, Milwaukee, Piano, $500; Rev. E. A.Day, New Qrlçaps, $500. We publish no names without permission. Opinions of the Press " The firm is reliable, and deserve their success."—- Weekly Tribune , Oct. We know them to be a fair dealing firm." — N Y. Herald , Oct. 58. A fVieud of ours drew a $500 prize, which was promptly received."_ Daily News, December 3. Send for circular. Liberal inducements to agents. Satisfaction guaranteed. Every pack age of sealed envelopes contains one cash gift. Six Tickets 1$ ; 13 for $2; 35 for 5$; 1J0 for $15. All letters should be address to s. HARPER, WILSON & CO. 173 Broadway, N. Y Feb. 13—3m MIDDLETOWN STOVE HOUSE. S. W. ROBERTS, T AKES pleasure in announcing to his friends of Middletown and surrounding country, that the liberal patronge he has received has in duced him to offer to the public the greatest va riety, and best selected stock of Stoves, both Cooking and Heating, ever offered in Middletown, and at prices that cannot fail to please. Among the assortment are the following COOK STOVES. NIAGARA, NOBLE COOK, CORAL COOK, IVM. PENN, and others made in the city. MONITOR LEHIGH, FARLOR STOVES. BRILLIANT, GAS BURNING BASE, GEM, DEW DROP, ' UNION AIK TIGHT. OUR PARLOR. Also, SEXTON'S PARLOR HEATERS Stoves of ull kinds suitable for Stores, Offices, Bar-rooms, and School Houses. Also, the Morning Glory and the Oriental, both unsurpassed in beauty und efliciencv. They can be seen in operation at the store of the proprietor. All sizes of Bar-room Stoves Stoves repaired at short notice. taken in exchange. WARE at wholesale and retail.**®^ As I have practical workmen employed, I think I can give satisfaction to all who favor me with their work. Particular attention paid to Roof ing and Spouting. and Ten-plate Old Stov ..., „ S. W. ROBERTS. Middletown, January 4, 1868—ly LUMBER. LUMBER. upiIE subscribers offer to the citizens of Middle J- town and surrounding country their thanks for the very liberal patronage they have received and embrace this medium in announcing io ail builders and contractors and those in want o Lumber, that they are prepared to supply them on tlie most liberal terms. Wc have reduced our ket has demanded, and wo think that they will compare with the city prices. Our stock is very large, embracing a full assortment price, as the SPRUCE, HEMLOCK, ANP OAK FRAMING STUFF, Ahl SIZES. WHITE PINE BOARDS, HEMLOCK " OAK PLANK, WHITE PINE DO. WHITE PINE SIDING, YELLOW PINE FLOORING, HEMLOCK PLASTERING LATHES. SPRUCE AND CYPRESS SHINGLES PLAIN AND FANCY PICKETING. SASH, DOORS AND BLINDS. nuilding Hardware, X3TNAILS AND SPECIALITIES.^* BRICKS, CALCINE PLASTER, LIME & HAIR IIEWES' PHOSPHATE. PAINTS, OIL, TURPENTINE, VARNISH, DRY JAPAN, GLASb. J. B. FENFMORE & CO., On tlie Railroad, above the National Hotel. January 26—tf TO THE FARMING COMMUNITY, T HE subscriber respectfully calls the attention of the Farmers of New Castle co. Del. and Cecil and Kent counties ,Md. to the following list of standard Fertilizers, always kept on hand and furnished to order, at any station on thé Delaware Railroad, or on Chesapeake and Dela ware Waters.—Viz : RHODES' SUPER PHOSPHATE, Moro Phillips' Super Phosphate, Whann's Super Phosphate, Croaadnle's Super Phosphate, HE WES' SUPER PHOSPHATE, COE'S SUPER PHOSPHATE, Berger and Butz' Super Phosphate. BAUGH'S SUPER, PHOSPHATE, BAUGH'S CHICAGO BONE, PERUVIAN GUANO, PACIFIC GUANO, RODUNDA GUANO. E. T. EVANS, Opposite Depot, Middletown, Del. July 18—tf W NEWSPAPERS, a cheap and eonveateat rapping Paper, for sale at this office. SPRING, H.86Ô, CARPETS. CARPETS. CARPETS. W. M, KENNARD, 304 & 306 MARKET STREET, WILMIISTGTOISJ, DELAWARE. Having enlarged and improved his Carpet Room and filled it with a choice assort ment of CARPETS t MATTINGS, OIL CLOTHS. WINDOW SHADES, MATTS, &C. Is now prepared to offer as good bargains as any house in New York or Philadel phia, hjs facilities for buying being equal to any. BRUSSELS CARPETS. SUPERFINE INGRAIN CARPETS. FINE INGRAIN CARPETS. Medium Ingrain Carpets, »mu wove CARPETS. Hall and Stair CARPETS. HEMP CARPETS. OLD AND NEW RAG CARPETS. All Widths White and Bed MATTINGS. . All Widths Floor OIL CLOTHS. STAIR OIL CLOTHS, WINDOW SHADES AND fixtures. oc MATTS, &C. &C, H M W. M. KENNARD, 304 Sc 806 Market St, A BOYS THIRD, WILMINGTON. DELAWARE. FeK 20, 18«Or^, 1,000 MILES or tm UNION PACIFIC RAII4RO40 ARE NOW COMPLETED. A S 500 mills of Um western portion gf the lint, beginning atSacramento, ur.sl.o dun., but 267 Miles Rendait} To be finished, to open the Grand Through Line to the Pacjfjp. Tty» Ojpping tri)) certainly tftfco place early this season, Besides » donation from the Government of 12,000 acres of land per mile, the Compaqy is entitled tp a subsidy in U. S. Bonds on it$ Jjne as completed and accepted, at % *¥Wge rate pf about $2$, 500 per tnile, according fp the difficult ties encountered, fpf which the Government takef a second lien as security. W^her mbgkjjps arp given to any other compares of ppt, the Govern ment will comply with all its contracts with the Union Pacific Railroad Company. Nearly the whole amount of bonds tp whicl) the Company will be entitled have «already been delivered. FIRST MORTGAGE B0NP8 AT PAH, By its charter, the Company is pertnjt, tod to iame its own First Mortgage Bonds to the same amount as the Goyerpmept Bonds, and no more. These Ronds are 4 First Mortgage upon the eqfjjo road an<| all its equipment», They have thirty years to run, at siç per cent, and both PRINCIPAL AND INTEREST ARg PAYABLE IN GOLD, Such securities arc generally valuable in proportion to the length of time they have to run. The longest sis per cent, gold interest bonds of the U. S. (the '8F») will be due in 12 years, nnd they are worth 112. If they had 30 years to run, they would stand at not less than 125. A per fectly safe First Mortgage Rond like the Union Pacific should approach (his gate. The demand for European investment is already considerable, and on the compter f the work will doubtless carry thg prioe to s large premium, tion o SECURITY OF THE BONDS. It needs no argument to show tl»ut 4 First Mortgage of $26,500 per mile upon wuat for a long time must be the only railroad connecting the Atlantic and Pa cific States is perfectly . ... The en tire amount of the mortgage will he about $30,000,000, and the interest $1,800,000 per annum in gold. The present currency cost of this interest is less than $2,500, 000 per annum, while the gros« earnings secure. onjy average of less than 700 miles of road in operation, were more than on an FIVE MILLIONS PQJAAES, The details of which are as follows : From Passengers,.$1,024,005 97 " Freight.2,040,233.19 " Eypess,,,.51,4^3.08 1 Mails. 136,335:51* " Miscellaneous, 01,ßyO.2Y " Government troops,,,104,077.77 , _ , freight,,, 440 , 440.33 " Contrretors' men, ,,,„301, 179.09 ,f material. 968 ,430.32 n Total.,,,,,,, This large amount is only an indication of the immense traffic that mqgt gq over the through line in a few mORtlm. when the great tide of Pacifie cottst trayel and trade will begin. It is estimate«! that this busmees must make tfoe eopni^gs of the FROM FIFTEEN TO TWENTY Millions a Year, $5,068,651.61 A« the supply of these Bonds will soon oc "? c l P? rUcs w* 10 desire to invest in them viH Wöd it to their intepegf; to jjp once, BONDS BOUGRT AND SOLD. so at A now Pamphlet and Map was Issued October, 1st, containing a report of the progress of tl,e work to that 4»faa, pud 4 more complete sUtemeot in reUtiqp to (he value of tha bonds than can be given in an advertisement, which will be sent fr«» application, DE HAVEN &BHO. ' bankers AS* Dealers is %>rt. Secnritisg, Gold, to, »»• *», sevra m st, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania» Feb. 20, 1869—3mos.