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PUBLISHED EVERT SATURDAT,
BY IIEKltY VANDEttPORD.
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All letters should be addressed to The
Middletown Transcript, Middletown, Del.
ß-ä" Office corner Main and Scott streets.
Correspondence of the Middletown Transcript.
Millington, July 7th, 18G9.
Editor of Middletown Transcript,
Dear Sir :—In your paper of July 3,
there appeared an article in reference to
the Queen Anue's <fc Kent Railroad, cred
ited to the Cruinptonian, which is not true.
The contractor, Mr. Stearns, was with the
Board of Directors, and everything before
that meeting was satisfactory both to con
tractors and directors. The work is now and
always has been progressing, and the truck
will be laid to Millington at once, thence
to Suddlcrsville, unu from there to (Jeu
treville with the utmost dispatch. The
road has been detained in its completion
by the tardiness of the parties building the
road from Townsend to Massey's Cross
Roads. The contractor, Mr. Stearns, has
been ready and willing to have the road
completed in time for shipping peaches, it
he could have gotten his material to the
road. Knowing myself of all the business
transactions connected with this road, as 1
have been employed by Mr. Stearns from
•the commencement of the road, I must say
Mr. Stearns acted honorably by all parties
doing business with him. and further, I
W'ould say that tho road, financially, Î3 in
as good a condition os any uncompleted
road on the Eastern Shore of Maryland.
Homicide. —On Monday evening last
an altercation took place at Davis' Cross
Roads, in this county, 11 miles from
»Snow Hill, between Peter C. Corbin and
.Matthias Tatmnn, which resulted iu the
fatal shooting of Corbin by Tatman, death
(Onsuing in 4 iiours after the occurrence.
The circumstances, as near as we can
•gather them, were that both parties had
.been drinking when a quarrel ensued,
which after being made up, Tatman pos
sessed himself of a gun and again accosted
Corbin, shot him without provocation,
lodging the load in his abdomen. Corbin,
.after being shot, struck Tatman several
»times with a stick, it is said, and fought
Jiim until he bccaino exhausted by the loss
of blood. Tatman was lodged in the jail
at Snow Hill on Tuesday morning last.—
Snow Hill Shield, 'Id.
Intoxication in Russia.— Tho con
sumption of alcoholic drinks in Russia has,
according to an oflicia) report, increased
101 per cent, since 1803. The number
of persons who died from drunkenness in
Russia in 1808, amounted to 2748, being
«aven a day.
Eight counties in Iowa have filled the
.office of recorder with one-annod soldiers.
Yocal & Instrumental,
AT TIIE TOWN HALL,
FT^HE Good Templars have the pleasure to
X announce that they have engaged several
Institute for the Blind
Monday and Tuesday Evenings.
J July \'2th and Vdth.
artists from the
adelphia, and will give
.Commencing at 8 o'clock. Miss Gill and Mr.
B. Parvin, Vocalists; Mr. G. U. Reybold, Vio
linist; Mr. J. E. Righter, Pianist.
Tickets 35 cents. Children 20 cents.
READ, READ, READ.
rpilE undersigned, thankful for past favors,
X calls the attention of the Farmers to the fol
lowing. IntcndThg to devote his whole atten
tion to the
Will pay, oju order of Messrs. William Lea &
ßons, at Brnndywinw Mills, or Elihu Jefferson,
Newcastle, Del. the highest price for all Grain
delivered on Del. R. R. or Del. waters, the par
ties themselves being responsible for the payment
for all grain bought on their account.
Will fill all orders for RAM BO'Sand WHITE'S
LIME with promptness. Also, will pay particu
lar attention to shipping grain for farmers on
their own account, making prompt return of
sales, and collecting the money for them.
Will fill all orders for the following Fertilizers :
Moro Philips' Super-Phosphate,
^BAUGHS' RAW BONE 8UPER-PHOSPIIATE,
rACIFIC k PERUVIAN GUANOS.
Also will furnish Clover and Timothy »Seed at
the shortest notice.
Can give the best references as to ability.
A. T. BRADLEY,
D octor Augustus Schubert, the Ho
mœopathic Physician, has niovpd to Mid
idletown, and has taken his residence on Lake St.
Office opposite the Peninsular Machine Works,
lately occupied by Dr. Vanderford, Dentist. Of
fice hours between 8 and 11 o'clock, a. m. and 2
aud 5 o'clock, p. m. At any other time he may
at his residence.
Mrs. Dr. Duvall, daughter of
,Chief Justice Booth, of Delaware, Georgetown I)
C. Dr. George W. Malin, Germantown, Pa Rev
Mr. Perinchief, Germantown, Pa. Mrs Baloh'
New Castle, Del. and many others. '
June 26—tsep. 6
D ON'T buy a worthless article, but go to
EVANS' Agricultural Warehouse and get
one of Stoner's Patent Horsff Ruffes, the best in
SUPEK-PHOSPHATE OF t.tmt:
For sale at Manufacturers' Depots.
No. 27 North Frort Strf.et, Philadelphia,
No. 96 South Street, Baltimore,
And by dealers in general throughout the country
T HE Sombrero Guano of which Moro Phil
lips' Phosphate is and always has been man
ufactured, (and of which he has sole control for
the United States) contains fifty per cent, more
Bone Phosphutc than Raw Bone, therefore it is
A largo percentage is Soluble, and will imme
diately yield its nourishment.
The Ammonia it contains is pure and ready to
yield its value—not animal matter, capable of
yielding its ammonia after decomposition in the
Nothing is spared in its manufacture to render
it the most valuable Super-Phosphate and Crop
Producer in the market.
' experience has proved to the far
mer that it is durable and can always be relied
»uniform in quality, and the numerous un
solicited testimonials continually received of its
use in competition with other Fertilizers, fully
attest that it 1ms not been excelled.
Price $56 per Ton of 2,000 Pounds. Discount
SOLE PROPRIETOR* MANUFACTURER.
A. T. Bradley,
For sale by
June 26 —6mos—
I NVENTORS who wish to take out letters Pat
ent are advised to counsel MUN'N A CO. Edi
tors of the Scientific American, who have prose
cuted claims before the Patent Office fpr jporc
than Twenty Years. Their Amcricun and Eu
ropean Patent Agency is the most extensive in the
world. Charges less tfiau uny oilier reliuble
A Pamphlet, containing full instructions to in
ventor?, is sent gratis. Address
MUNN A CO.
37 Park Row, New' York.
Gunners, Take Notice!
A LL Persons are hereby forwurped from Tress
passing with Dog or Gun pppn the premises
of the undersigned, ns the law will be enforced
ugainst any one so offending.
T. J. Houston',
R. JU Cqchran,
Jon y Cochran,
E. R. Cociiha.n,
C. P. Cochran,
B. P. Hanson,
Wm. *S;mkins. *
W HITE OAK SLIP PEACH BASKETS, of
Fine Quality. Also, CLAYTON TUBS,
and LAUREL CRATES, at moderate prices. Call
A. T- BRADLEY.
J. I,. IIOISTON,
P ROPRIETOR of the Wilmington Tea House,
has also opened a COMMISSION HOUSE,
adjoining, fpp the sal.e pf
Oçrcals, Fruits, all kinds of Berries,
Peaches, Apples, Pears,
NEW POTATOES, POULTRY, EGGS, GRAIN,
And all the productions of our Farmers, Garden
ers, and Nurserymen, and flatters himself that he
can furnish a market for these nearer home and
more advantageous tlmn can be hud in more dis
tant cities, saying double freightage and two
three commissions to producers, traders and cc„
su mers, and a Reliable House, Quick Sales, and
His House is said to be most eligible, ample
commodiwions, airy, and finely adapted to the
sale of Home Productions, and the preservation
of perishable fruits.
As the Peach World will be pressing, and the
sale immense, it may be well that those who wish
the services of this House should make previous
engagements, as engagements will be many; and
it is desired, so that .they.may lie prepared'for
the market ; and they will not sell the inferior
productions without, the good apd the best.
Address J.' L. HOUSTON,
428 Market st. cor. of 5th, Wilmington, Del.
June 19— y »
BANKING HOUSE OF
Jolm McLear & Son,
607 Market St. Wilmington, Del.
W E ore offering for sale the Six per. Cent
Bonds of the Cjty of Wilmington, at par,
in sums of $50, SJ00,".§5«o! and $1000. Inter
est payable April and October. Registered Cer
tificates. „ .
ThcCitv Loans of Wilmington have always
been highly esteemed as an investment, and the
rapid growth and general prosperity of the city
make them more than ever desirable.
Wc continue to transact a general banking
and brokerage business, and are continually en
iarjing our facilities.
deposit and returned on
demand with interest. Parties keeping accounts
with us may draw checks on us payable ut sight,
precisely us in the case of banks.
Drafts on England, Ireland, Gormany and
other countries drawn.
Parties desiring to invest money in bond and
mortgage, are invited to examine our list of se
curities of this class.
Passage tickets from Europe, by all good
Government Securities taken in exchange for
any other securities at the highest market rates.
JOHN McJiEAR & SON.
June 5tb, 1869—tf.
Cigar and Tobacco Store ! !
T HE undersigned takes this method to inform
his friends of Middletown and vicinity, that
he has opened a
CIGAR AND TOBACCO STORE,
On Main Street, one door east gf (lie National
Hotel, Middletown, Delaware, where Smokers
and Chewers'can ulways be accommodated with
Cigars and Tobacco, of a superior quality, and
at very low prices.
J&P Call iu and try our selections.
JOHN T. HAYES,
520 ARCH STREET,
H AS a large stock at low prices, of fine
WATCHES,JEWELRY, SOLID SILVERWARE
PLATED SPOONS, CASTORS, TEA SETH. to.
E. I. BOCKOVER & CO.
Wholesale Commission Merchants
AND DEALER IN
PEACHES, STRAWBERRIES, &C.
No. 108 MURRAY STREET,
E MPTIES returned at once, or paid for ; ac
count of sales sent promptly, and advices
A. T. BRADLEY
will receive and forward, at Middletown, and will
have telegraphic advices daily from New York.
SEE LOW PRICES OF
CHINA & GLASSWARE.
China Tea Sets, 44 pieces.
China Cups und Saucers, 24 pieces
China Tea Plates, pep dozen.
White Stone Toilet Sets, 11 pieces...3 50
Water Goblets, per dozen..
White Parisian China Dinner Sets, 133
pieces, beautiful shapes.
All our other Goods marked down equally low.
Cutlery, Silver-Plated Ware, Tea Trays, <&c.
Middle of the Cooper Institute Block,
Store ruuning through from 3rd to4th Avenue be
tween 7tlj A 8thSts, one block from Broadway.
Especial pains taken in selecting and packing
goods for the country. In addition to the above
list of goods, we have alway
prices, Decorated Dinner, Tea, and Toilette Sets,
Cologne Sets, Smoking Sets, Ac.
hand, at low
E. T. EVANS,
ùraln Commission .lie reliant,
Buys Exclusively for
Messrs. J. &. S. P. TRUSS, of New Castle, Del.
Murkct price paid for Grain on Delaware
Railroad, and adjacent waters.
'Yew and Cheap Goods,
UK undersigned having removed to, and filled
one of the large and commodious rooms
With a desirable stock of New Goods for Spring
und Summer wear, is now ready to supply the
community with the following articles and also
many others too numerous to mention :
LADIES' CORSETS, MAGIC RUFFLE, CAM
- URIC, SWISS and LAWN EDGINGS,
Ribbops, Dress Buttons, Parasols, Ladies Col
lars ami Cuffs, Combs, Hair Brushes, Gents'
Gaujse Undershirts, Bl'k and Col d Velvet Rib
A large stock of Ladies' Dress Goods, such as
Black and Cplored Alpacas, Mohairs,
TRAVELLING DRESS GOODS,
PRINTED JACONETS, LAWNS, Ac.
Also a good assortment of White Goods.
I ask the particular attention of the gentlemen
to my assortment of CLOTHS AND FANCY
CASS I MERS,
tru effort in trying to have tho best quality and
style in the market.
Also, Groceries, Ilardw
ware, Willow-ware, Stoneware,
ware, Boots, Shoes, Hats, Carpets, Oil
Cloths, Straw Mattings, Oil Cloth
Window Shades, Wall Paper,
Salt, Drugs, Oils, Paint,
Glass, kc. tic. tiC.
MACKEREL, SHAD AND HERRING,
Always on hand apd at low figures,
To thus branch I devote an ex
, Quecnswarc Cedar
Call and examine my stock ; will show goods
with pleasure, aqd make a liberal deduction for
G. W, W, N AC DA IN,
No. 3, Middletown Hall.
Cool Spring" Charley is Coming Soon
B UT not with "Cool Spring Ice" this time,
but with pure
FOR IT IS VERY COLD.
None need suffer with the heat, for I will be
around in a few days to cool them off.
Give me your Cash and I will give you my Ice
at as low prices as I can afford. Price list until
further notice :—$1.50 per hd. to regular custom
er« who take 100 lbs. or more daily; 2 cts. per
b. to regular customers ifho take lbs. or more
daily ; 2A cts. per lb. to regular customers who
take 10 lbs. or less daily ; 3 cts. per lb. to ens
ual customers iu small quantities.
My tyrqis are Positively Cash, and all who do
not settle eltfier daily or weekly will have their
supplies cut off tip4 bp left to melt until all ur
rearä are paid.
One week's notice mqst be given by all persons
who wish their supplies discontinued'.
May 22—3m CHARLES ADAMS.
■S JIIP.DLETOWI«, DEL.
North East Corner of Lake and Broad Streets.
T HE undersigned wishes to inform his friends
and the public at large, that he has com
menced the Baking Business in all its depart
ments, and will keep constantly on band,
Bread, Cakes, Crackers, Pies, Candy,
And will supply Weddings, and Parties, with all
sorts of Cakes at effort notice.
He has engaged a first class Baker to attend to
He will also continue the Painting Business in
all its Branches. FRANCIS TARONI.
March 6, 1869—tf
-And Ready to Riant,
50,000 Late Plat Dutch Cabbage Plants.
CHOICE EGG PLANTS. Plants
and Fine. Also a fine
NTS, of the best Dwarf
lot of CELERY
variety, coming on and will be ready July 1st.
Mt. Pleasant, Del.
HOUSE AND SIGN PAINTING
T HE undersigned announces to the citizens of
Middletown and vicinity, that he has
menced the above business in Middletown, and
solicits a share of the public patronage.
Orders left at Walker's Hotel will be
promptly attended to.
June 12—4t v L. S. RE£D.
DELA WA RE
304 & 306
From Long Experience in the
We are perpared to offer special
advantages to buyers through
out all parts of the country.
Our extensive acquaintance
with importers and jobbers, and
a daily knowledge of the market,
give us extraordinary facilities
f or selling goods at the
Often at better rates than can be
obtained in other houses of
this and neighboring
markets. The stock
ness and variety
cannot be surpassed,
comprising, as it does, all ar
ticles for family use usually found
in a first class
Special Attention Given
FINE AND MEDIUM
SHAWLS, KID G«)VBS, &c.
And the most superipr sjock of
Blq,ck 4 Mourbiiig Goods,
To be found iq the State,
STRICTLY GIVE PRICE.
W. M. KENNARD,
304 & 306 Market st.
May 22, 1869— y
T HE subscribers offer to the citizens of Middle
town and surrounding country their thanks
for the very liberal patronage thçy have received
and embrace this medium in announcing to all
builders and contractors and thobc in wont
Lumber, tlmt they are prepared to supply them
on the most liberal terms. We have reduced our
price, as tin.* market has demanded, and we think
that they will compare with the city prices. Our
stock is very large, embracing a 1'vill i
AND OAK FRAMING STUFF,
WHITE PINE BOARDS,
WHITE PINE DO
WHITE PINE SIDING.
YELLOW PINE FLOORING,
SPRUCE AND CYPRESS SHINGLES
PLAIN AND FANCY PICKETING.
SASII, DOORS AND BLINDS.
J^NAILS AND SPECIALITIES.jgy
CALCINE PLASTER, LIME A HAIR
PAINTS, OIL, TURPENTINE,
VARNISH, DRY JAPAN, GLASS.
J. B. FENIMORE A CO.,
On the Railroad, above the National Hotel.
BEST HARVESTER in the WORLD.
Buckeye Mower & Reaper,
With Improved Dropper Attachment.
DURABILITY, .STRENGTH, NEAT
NESS, RAPIDITY, COMPLETENESS,
The standard of e$cpliopcp ip material apd work
manship as well as perfection of principle.
T HE "Buckeye" is well known to the Farm
ing Community as one of the best, if not the
best, combined machine in use. In eleven years
the sale has increased from 75 to 20,000 machines
in a single season, and over 100,000 are now in
use in the United States. It has been awarded
the Highest Premi
Field Trials ever held i
ut the most important
Haying the appointed agency of the celebrated
thine we recommend it to the confidence of
the most perfect mower und
our farmer friends as
dropper in the world.
fS?' As u mower it cuts I feet 4 inches.
fAP As a reaper it cuts 6 foot.
combined machine reduced to $182.
TEE LITTLE GIANT
Self-Rake Reaper and Jointed Bar
I T will do as much work and is as durable and
strong as the heavy high-priced machines with
but half the draft for the team.
Mower cutting -TJ feet weighs 540 pounds.
Reaper cutting 5 feet weighs 750 pounds.
Reaper cutting 6 feet weighs 820 pounds.
We rcspectfullv ask our farmers to call and ex
amine the "Buckeye" and "Little Giant," the
most complete machines ever ottered in this mar
ket ar*d >vbieh we feel confident will give satisfac
tion wherever placed. L. T. EVANS, Agent,
MIDDLETOWN STOVE HOUSE.
S. W. ROBERTS,
fflAKES pleasure in announcing to his friends
X of Middletown and surrounding country,
that the liberal patrongc he has received 1ms in
duced him to otter 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
NOBLE COOK. MONITOR
made in the city.
UNION AIR TIGHT,
Also, SEXTON'S PARLOR HEATERS.
GAS BURNING BASE,
Stoves of all kinds sjiitflblc for Stores, Offices,
Bar-rooms, and School Houses.
Also, the Morning Glory and the Oriental, both
unsurpassed in beauty and efficiency. They can
be seen in operation at the store of the proprietor.
All sizes of Bar-room Stovos aqd Ten-plate
Stoves repaired at short notice.
Old Stoves taken in exchange.
^Ô-TIN WARE at wholesale and retail. - ®^
As I have practical workmen employed, I thinly
give satisfaction to all who fav
their work. Particular attention paid to Roof
ing and »Spouting.
S. W. ROBERTS.
Middletown, January 4, 1868—ly
WINE AND LIQUOR STORE,
f ÏMIE undersigned takes this method of notify
X ing the Public that he has opened a
WINE AND LIQUOR STORE
In Middletown, Del. on Wood street, opposite the
Depot, where lie has on hand a large and varied
assortment of Wines and Liquors, in bottles and
casks, whjcl} he offers on advantageous terms to
purchaser;; ut wholesale or rptail.
Also, a fine stock of choice TOBACCO
H ORSES AND CARRIAGES for hire at the
Stables ot Thomas Murray, on Scott street.
provided when desired. Terms moderate. Ap
ply to THOS. MURRAY.
Jan. 2.—y. At his Store on Wood St.
Del. Gazette, and Journal and Statccinan copy
one year and Lend bill to advertiser.
sale, and careful drivers will be
. WILMIN G TON, DEL.
J o DEPOTS:
1 2 ^ST FRONT ST.WUMNfi
|L , SOl/rH WHARVES,
Lu & ««ARLES STREET, BftÉË
IfeRFAX ' '
A Great Crop Producer and Thorough
Renovator of worn out lands.
For Sole by
E. T. EVANS,
Middletown, Del. Ftb. 28, 18G8.
Messhs. Walton, Wji-VNN £ Co.—Gentlemen : 1
used Wlmun's Raw Bone Super-Phosphate
corn last spring, and
In each cu?e it produced
my wheat in the fall,
un excellent crop.
Wishing to determine which of the different phos
phates would pay me best, I tried several, and
am glad to say the yield was much the best
where I used Wbann's. I shall continue to use
it, und cheerfully recommend it to my neighbors.
Middletown, Del. March 17, 1868.
Messrs. Walton, Wbaxn A Co.—GniVemtn : 1
have been using Wbann's Phosphate for some
time past alongside of the popular fertilizers, and
have come to the conclusion it is as good as uny
other. 1 am going to use ten tons this spring.
Yours truly, HENRY CLAYTON.
-A. Farm of 231 .Acres,
IN ST. GEORGES HUNDRED,
NEW CASTLE CO. DELAWARE,
O nc-qunrtpr of a mjle from Mount Pleasant
Station on the Delaware RuilrqaJ, kppwn
This Farm is well adapted to Peach Trees, ond
—' an Orchard of 5,300 Trees just coining into
full bearing; it is heavily set with peaches
this year, and it is supposed will yield 10,000
The soil is a mellow loam, underlaid with clay.
Exclusive of the peaefi orchard, the farm'is
laid out iq Five Tillagps, enclosed with Hedge
The Buildipgs are
Price $125 per acre.
J. C. L1PPEXCOTT,
Proprietor of the National Hotel, Middletown,
Dei. or address John Ambrustcr, Camden, N. J.
S LOW HORSES made fust apd fust horses
made faster. Simple, practical instructions
for improving speed and style, and other val
uable information for horse owners, \\\ No. 19 of
HAR.vpv's Journal, only Five cts. For Sale by
James Wine, Tobacconist and Newsdealer, Mid
dletown Delaware. Has exposures of humbugs.
A. J. FULLAM, N. Y.
S END ONE DOLLAR and get by return mail
one of LOR ING 'S DOLLAR BOXES, of the
richest Initialed French Note Paper. All the
Ladies are in love with them. Address,
LORI NO, Publisher, Boston, Muss.
rpiIE MAGIC COMB—Teeth are Coated with
X solid dye. You wet your hair and use the
comb, and it produces a permanent black or
brown. One comb sent by mail for $1 25.
Address, WM. PÀTTON, Springfield, Mass.
T he mississquoi powder actually
cures Cancer and Scrofulous Diseases of the
*Skin. See report to L. I. Medical Society. State
ments of Physicians in circular sent free on ap
plication to CHAS. A. DUBU1S, 182 Pearl St.
New York City. Box 1659.
#1000 T0 #2000 .Sur" a»d A „o
Risk. Agents wanted, commission or salarv, in
every part of the U. S. and Canadas, to .sell our
celebrated Patent White Wire Clothes-Li
ranted to last a life-time and
full particulars address the AmbHiuaî,' Wire Co.
75 William st. N. Y., or 16 Dearbon st. Chicago.
P. S. — "Evert/ household should have one ."—•
X. Y. Trib
mer rust. For
tne. " AH t/uy purport to
—N. U Independent. ••
be ; ncvcv
wears out ."
eut ire sat isfaction. ' '— N.
Attesten in ray
trial and acknowledged by all who have sut
for their pictures the Great Phenomena of the. age.
Four of the principal pictures of prominent par
ties who testified iu court as to their genuiness,
will be sent post paid on receipt of One doliur.
Also a full report of my trial. Illustrated with
woodcuts. 200 pages 50 cents. Address WM.
II. HUMLER, 82 Nassau St. N. Y.
June 12— 3mo8.
M axims for business me.v. When a
business man reaches the point where he
thinks that he cannot s
sources of financial and commercial information,
he may safely conclude that his business is not
When a business
ford to possess every publication that would
throw moke LinuT upon hss business transactions,
he should not delay an hour, but arrange at
with an auctioneer to close out his stock to the high
The above mamimsare taken from the columns
ofthe N. Y. Mercantile Journal which is the best
oue of the largest mercantile news
pers published in the United States. Its
reviews and carefully rcyjsed list pf jobber's pri
ces, embracing almost every quotable article of
merchandise, together with its jucjiciaus edito
rials, fill more than thirty-fiye (38)
every week. The subscription price is pnly $5 0Q
per year, (less than 10 cents per week, aud lcs$
than 1J cents per day.) Parties desiring to pos
sess themselves of this valuable publication,
should address The N. Y. Mercantile Journal
Co., 300 Pearl Street, New York City.
any time to examine
fiuds himself iu a fiuan
embarrissing that he cannot af*
L isten to the mocking bird. The
Prairie Whistle and Animal Imitator can be
used by a child. It is made to imitate the songs
of every bird, the neigh of a horse, the bray of
an ass, the grunt of a hog; birds, beasts, aud
snakes are enchanted aud entrapped by it. Is
used by Dan Bryant, Charley White, and all the
Minstrels and Warblers. Ventriloquism can be
learned in three days by its aid. Sent anywhere
upou receipt of 25 cts. three for 50 cts; $1 25
W. T. VALENTINE, Jersey C|ir, New Jersey.
SPRING OF 1869.
JOHN A. RGVNOLIM & SON,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DEALERS,
A RE prepared tp supply-, the Buying P«Wic
from an unusually Large and Attractive
Assortment of NEW GOODS, compute iu tb*.
the follawiqg Departments.
FOREIGN AND DOMESTIC DRY GOODS,
Colored and Black Cîotbç and Cassimere«,.
LADIES C8L0HED AMD
BLACK pLOAKIN Q CLOTHS,.
HOSIERY,, GLOVES, NOTIONS,
WHITE,GOODS, LINENS AND TRIMMINGS*,
Latest Style Colored and Black Hats A Capa,
Rubber Overcoats, Umbrellas A Parasols,
Ladies', Misses' ond Childrens'
Gaiter«* and Balmorals,
Men and Boys' heavy Boats and Brogans,
Oil Cloth, Window Shades and Fixtures, Carpets,,
While & Check Mattings,
Willow and Wooden Ware, Cordage A Co.
China, Glass, Queens ware,
Hardware, Cutlery, Tin A Earthenware,
Drugs, Paints. Oils, Glass and Paint Brushes,
d Stone Ware*.
GROCERIES, SPICES, PICKLES,
CANNED FRUITS, JELLIES AND SAUCES,
TOBACCO , SNUFF .J- CIGARS,.
Highly Perfumed and Washing Soups A Candle»»,
Fish, Salt, Flour, Provisions, Ac.
Dreers and Shakers Vegetable und Garden Seeds..
Star Mills Seamless Grain Bags,
Which we are constantly receiving in new and:
fresh lots, and offer for sale, at tlte lowest market
t)ie ippjt reasonable terms.
BOOK, STATIONERY, AND»
CHOOL BOOKS and Miscellaneous Works,.
Bibles, Prayer Books and Hymn Books,
Blank Books, iu various styles and binding t
Tuck, Memorandum and Pass Books.
Writing, Letter, and Note Paper,.
Envelopes, in variety ;
Mourning Pupcr und Envelopes to nwtteif
Photograph Albums. Work Boxes, Fancy Box*,,
Writing Desks. Ladies' Satchels, Pocket Books,
Port Folios Purses, Port Monaies, Sugar
Picture Frames, Tassel and;
Cords, Looking Glasses,
BACK GAMMON BOARDS, CHESS AND,
CHECKER MEN, GAMES of all KINDS..
Rubber Pencils and Penholder.%
Writing Fluid and Ink Stands,
Pocket Cutlery, Roger's Scissor®, ac.
Sleeve Buttons, Studs, Breast Pius, Finger Ringv
Combs, Brushes, Nail nqd Tooth Brqshes,
Gupi Bupdc, Watch Keys, Key Rings,
A fine gssQrtnicnt of Colgate & G o'k. Soap*
PHALPN'S NIGHT BLOOMING CEREUS^
Wright's and Taylor's Superior Extract*,
Pomades, lluir Oils,
Aud Dental Soap of the FirM Quality..
GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS..
Neck Ties of various styles, Bispiargk Cqjlaqs,
Gloves, Hose, Hu udker chiefs, Cuflk, Wr ist lets .
Segars, Tobacco Pipes, Meerschaums, and To
Lamps, Lamp Chimneys, Wicks and Coal OO,.
NEWSPAPERS AND MAGAZINES.,
New York Ledger, Harper'* Wockly, Bazaar aud
Magazipe, Frajii* Leslie, Chimney Corqpr,
Weekly, Girls and Boys Weekly,.
Qlèason's Literary Companion, &c.
Godey's l'ptprçon's, Atlantic, Arthur's,. Gal«,
axv and Mm e Demorest'a Magazines.
D. L. DUNNING,
No. 2 Town Half.
J. M. COX & BRO,
ßdt- MANUFACTURE ALL KINDS OF
ALL WORK FROM THIS ESTABLISHMENT
TO GIVE ENTIRE SATISFACTION
Repairing promptly attended to,
Cecil Democrat, and Whig, News and Trau-,
Times, aud Ontro
copy 6 mouths and send bill auc(
script, Chestcrtown, Smy
paper to advertiser.
AMERICAN & SWISS WAT0HES,
^1 ( i:. DICKSON,
*p. 35$ SOUTH EIGHTH STREET,
SKS attention to his fine selected stock Of
WATCHES AND JEWELRY,
Of the latest Styles and the best Factory tnaki
Sterling Silver Spoons, Forks, and Butter Knive 8
which will be sold at a very small advance. *
Particular attention paid to renaiilnv
Fine Watches tmd Jewelry. 1 8
pATKNT CLOTHES HORSES, an indispen.i.
X ble hopschold article, for sale at
Maig St. Middlctoa-f?, TV
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