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€Tl)e Ciiiunt.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 1801.
THE CITY.
Philharmonic.—The next Philharmonic
concert takes place at Bryan Sail on the 23d
Inst. The management of the Society are
preparing a most excellent programme for
this occasion. *
Thanksgiting Sermon. —J. W. Norris, No.
103 Madison street, has received a Thanksgiv
ing Sermon, preached in the Arch Street Pres
byterian Church, PhiladelpMa, by Rev. Chas.
Wadsworth, and published by T. B. Peterson
A* Bros.
Stealing Blankets. —One H. G. Reynolds
was examined on Saturday, before the police
magistrates, upon the charge of stealing two
horse blankets from John Bingham, No. 93
Illinois street. The accused was committed
for trial in default of SSOO bail.
Sloped.— The Rock Island papers announce
that Wm. F. Chadwick, the attorney who was
indicted with J. W. Bisscll for conspiracy to
burn the Rock Island bridge, has left for parts
unknown, probably California. He leaves his
bail in the lurch fors2,ooo, besides victimizing
many others who bad put their confidence in
him.
Transferred. —We stated the other day,
that Joseph H. Knox had been “transferred*’
from the office of Adjutant to that of First
Lieutenant of Co. K, in CoL Brackett's Cav
alry regiment. We now learn that it was by
the urgent invitation of the Captain and the
unanimous vote of Company K, that he was
induced to accept the position.
Attention.—ln another column will be
found the card of Adams «& Davis, atlornies at
law. Both these gentlemen arc able and ex
perienced lawyers, and well known in this
community, the latter especially, in his capa
city of Police Magistrate. They are receiving,
and eminently deserve it, a large share of the
legal patronage.
ilrrzocoLOGrcAn.—lUngc of Thermometer for
laet week- noted by E. L. O'Hara. Druggist. No.
80 West Randolph street:
7a. st. 13m. Cr.sr
...is is a
... 1 14 13
...7 25 23
...23 37 37
...34 . 40 46
...47 57 59
...53 59 GO
1861.
Sunday. Dec. 1.
Monday. “ 2
Tuesday. *• 3.
Wednesday, ** 4.
Thursday. ** 5.
Friday, ** 6.
Saturday, “ 7.
Wc would call the attention of our lady
readers to the advertisement in another
column of Messrs. Stryker & Co., No. 141
Lake street. From the loads of coses and
bales they have been receiving during the
past week, we should judge they had been lay
ing in on immense stock of goods for the holi
days. Their stock is very complete, and they
are holding out great inducements to pur
chasers. Read what they have to say.
Rajlkoad Accident. —The train upon the
Cincinnati and Chicago Air Line Railroad,
dne in Chicago at 9:40 p. m., ran off the track
Saturds»y evening, delaying the train some
what, but fortunately causing little damage.
E. Thomas, messenger of the American Ex
press Company, had Ids shoulder badly hurt,
and received a severe cut upon the head. He
was brought to this city and taken to the
Briggs House. No other persons were injured,
as we leam,
Woktjult Bestowed.— An elegant sword
was forwarded a few days since to Lieutenant
Kelson Thomasson, of the oth United States
Infantry, at Fort Leavenworth, by several of
his friends, members of the bar of this city,
as a token of their respect and good wishes.
Lieutenant Thomasson was formerly a mem
ber of the bar. Both father and son are in the
army. The gallant conduct of the father at
Bull Run will be readily remembered. It is
sufficient to say the son is “ a chip of the old
block/’
Dr. Hunter and Inhalation. —To-day,
we publish another letter from this well known
physician. The great revolution which has
taken place in the treatment of affections of
the throat and lungs is mainly attributable to
the free discussion of the subject by the dis
tinguished brothers, Drs. K. & J. Hunter, of
New York. The great diminution in the offi
cial mortality bills of that city, following their
extensive practice, is in itself an incontro
vertible argument. Dr. James Hunter is now
on a visit to our city, and may be consulted at
No. 11 Adams street.
Winchell’s ExTEETArs'.'tENT.— Wincliell,
tbo inimitable, gives an entertainment at
Bryan on Monday evening. .WincheU’s
reputation as a inimic and delineator of droll
characters is ■well established- There is noth
ing of the low or mlgarinthc entertainments,
and his every word, action and look, hears
the impress of gentility and good breeding,
hcncc he always raccecds in drawing around
him the best classes of society; although his
entertainments arc of a comic or laugluible
character, his audience can scarcely fail to
learn many lessons of a practical and useful
character from his humorous descriptions of
real life.
War Effects. —The rebels are reaping the
f rails of their wickedness in more ways than
one. Before the war the New Tork Life In
surance Company had about six millions dol
lare at risk upon citizens of the South. The
greater part of these liabilities are now to the
credit of Northern policy holders in this Com*
pany. The citizens of this city seem to ap
preciate the advantages of insuring their lives,
the agents ot the New York life Insurance
Company having written over one hundred
policies in Octoqcr and November alone. This
institution presents many claims upon the at
tention of the community. It stands third as
being the oldest company in America, and of
fers a “ten year plan/’ by which an,iudivid
ual can secure a policy which in ten years will
be paid vp in full , and dividends declared
thereon during the life of the assured. Pre
miums paid on policies of this class arc not
forfeited. Foa instance, after two years' pay
ments on SI,OOO the Company will issue to the
assured a paid-up policy of S2OO, after three
years, S3OO, and so on.
We call attention to the advertisement of
Messrs. Olcott & Boyd, in another column of
this paper.
The Cueist Cstuck Fair.—The ladies
connected with Christ Church arc industrious
ly engaged in perfecting their arrangements
for the forthcoming “Character Fair" at
Bryan on Thursday and Friday of the
present week. All the nations of the earth,
as wc have before stated, with the exception
of Rebeldom, will be represented in their pe
culiar costumes.
Bohemia comes in for its representation
in the shape of a Gipsey encampment, over
which will preside a Sybil, skilled in divining
the futures of anxious young men—not one of
the dark-skinned old hags who traces palms
for a sixpence, but a youthful and blooming
specimen of the race, who will trace palms for
a shilling—money returned if satisfaction is
not given. Besides Gipseys, there will be
Milesians, Teutons, Italians, Yankees, Hol
landers, Hottentots and Esquimaux; the beau
tiful and ugly, funny and solemn, sedate and
ludicrous, picturesquely grouped about and
forming a cosmopolitan kaleidoscope fully
worth the mere pittance required for ad
mission.
Dinner and tea will be served up by the
ladles in pvQpTla penorta, the former from
twelve until three, and the latter from half
past five until seven, each day. Those desir
ing to contribute eatables, arc requested to
send them to the Hall daring the days of the
Fair-
Alleged Labcbny as Bailee.—Colonel
Charles Northrup, a well known citizen of St.
Louis, was arrested in this city, Saturday, upon
tbe charge of larceny as bailee. The com
plainant in the case is Major Platt, a United
States Paymaster at St. Louis, who.in his ap
plication for the warrant, made a complaint
substantially a® follows; A dry goods dealer
In St. Louis, pamed Ellis, was indebted to tbe
firms of Middleton & C?-. and Ciaflin, Mellen
& Co., of New York, for a joist account of
#2,900. They sent their claims for collection,
the former to CoL Northrup, and the latter to
Major Platt, as their agents. The agents
placed their riaims in the hands of an attor
ney named Hale. Ellis, In the meantime, bad
gripped bis slock from St. Louis to some point
in the southern part of this State. Itswherc
abonts having been discovered, Hale com
menced an attachment suit against Ellis, re
covered judgment, and having bid in the prop
ertv left it in possession of CoL Northrop,
nntii it should be disposed of pro rata to tbe
proper parties. The charge made by Major
Platt is that Northrup has brought the prop
erty, valued at some SSOO. to this city, with
the* intention Of selling it. The case is a very
Intricate one throughout, and involves some
nice legal points. The defence deny the
charge in toto , and are confident of developing
testimony wbichwill acquit the accused- The
defendant had a partial bearing before the
police magistrates on Saturday, which will be
further continued on Tuesday.
The Second Regiment, Douglas Brig-
adc.
The Second Regiment, Douglas Brigade,
osth Illinois Volunteers, Col. Stuart com*
mandimr, "will leave Camp Douglas this
afternoon. m 7 x/vte for St. Louis, in pursu
ance of orders received last week The gene
ral marching order was issued by CoL Stuart
on Friday, as it was expected the Regiment
Mould leave on Saturday afternoon. Unavoid
able, delays occurred, .however, /which : ren
dered the execution of the order impossible,
and the departure was deferred until to*-day.
The Second Regiment of the Brigade was
organized on the 21st of August, and num
bers nine hundred and sixty-one men. “the
men arc mainly from the rural portions of
the State, and splendid samples of the soldier,,
mentally and physically. They are thoroughly
drilled except in the manual of arms. Short
time, however, will elapse, once having ob
tained arms, before they will prove proficient.
The regiment is thoroughly equipped, hand
somely and durably uniformed, and takes with
it a foil and excellent regimental baud. In
all the elements which make up a perfect re
giment, both physically, intellectually, and
morally, they are excelled by no regiment in
the service, and will prove an honor to the
State.
The following is the complete roster of the
regiment:
Colonel— David Stnart.
Lieut. Colonel —Oscar Malmborg.
Jftyor—W. Dennlaton Sanger.
Adjutant —Geo. L. Thurston.
Quartermaster— Henry W. Janes.
Surgeon— K. O. F. Soler.
CAqptain—L. P. Crouch,
Company A—Captain, Wm. A Prcsson; Is
Lieutenant, Jacob Augustine; Sd do, Casper
SchUech—loo men.
Company B.—Captain. Thos. B. Mackey; Ist
Lieutenant, Albert F. Merrill; 2d do, Ashael C.
Smith—93 men.
Compact C.—Captain, R. A. Bird; Ist Lieut.
D. Mclntosh; 2d do, S. A. Wright—os men.
Compakt D.—Captain, T. C. Chandler; let
Lieutenant,F. H. Shaw; Sddo, W. S. Johnson;
09
) men.
Company E.—Captain, Charles B. Tazewell: Ist
Lieutenant, Wm. l£ Dixon; 2d do, Wm. B. Halil*
ran—S7 men. _
Company F.—Captain, Milton L. Haney; Ist
Lieutenant, Harrison Presson; 2d do, Joseph W.
Parts—los men. . r .
Company G.—Captain, Joseph Clay; Ist Lictrt.
C M Brown; 2d do, A. A. Whipple—B9 men.
Company H.—Captain, James J. Heffernan; Ist
Lieutenant, James Weldon; 2d do, T. B. Borrows
—SB men.
Company I.— Captain, Jabez C. Crocker: let
Lieutenant, Philip Sulback: 2d do. Timothy Slat
tery—lo3 men.
Company K."— Captain. Joseph Black; Ist Lieut.
Benj. C. Swartz; 2d do, Andrew J. GUlett.
The receipt of the order to move caused
great rejoicing among the “hoys,” who have
long been in readiness and anxious to leave
the tedious routine of camp life for the more
active duties of the field. Uniforms were
cleaned, belts pipe-clayed, and knapsacks were
filled. Every man was on the qui vive to say
good bye to Camp Douglas and start for the
ware.
The Regiment will leave the camp this
afternoon and this evening for. St. Louis,
The vacuum created in camp by Us de
parture will be quickly filled, as portions oi
the Irish Brigade and the Cavalry regiments
of Colonels Bell and Voss are waiting an op
portunity to secure temporary room in the
camp. •
Appointment of Post Surgeon at Camp
Douglas.
In the absence oi any Post Surgcoa at
Camp Douglas since its organization, Dr. J.
V. Z. Blaney, of tills city, has filled the situa
tion temporarily, and filled it with great
credit. Doctor B. tendered his services to
the Colonel of the post gratuitously, and since
his acceptance, has labored assiduously and
skillfully in the Sanitary Department of the
camp, rendering most efficient aid in the erec
tion of the Hospital and in its subsequent ad
ministration. The rapid accumulation of du
ties incumbent upon him, however, rendered
it impossible for him longer to fulfil the duties
of the situation he had occupied so creditably
and usefully. Col. Tucker was notified to
this effect on Saturday, immediately tele
graphed to Springfield, and received an an
swer the same day, appointing Dr. Edmund
Andrews, of this city, Post Suigeon. The
appoiutmeut in every particular, is most for
tunate. Dr. Andrews brings to his new posi
tion, unusual medical information and surgi
cal skill, the results of long practice and ex
perience and will prove Invaluable in the man
agement of the Sanitary Department of Camp
Douglas.
Report of the Minister at Large for
the Tear Ending Not. Ist, 1861*
To the President and Trustees of the As
sociation for the Support or the Min
istry at Large
Gentlemen: The report of my labors for this
year embraces —first, the care of destitute
and neglected children; second, the oversight
and management of our different schools;
third, the regular and systematic assistance of
the poor.
First, I have directed my time and care to
destitute and neglected children, providing
them, as they most need, with homes, places,
schooling and clothes.
The Orphan Asylum, the Half-Orphan Asy
lum, the Home of the Friendless, and the dif
ferent Catholic institutions, are all at work
in this field, and have mainly cared for the
smaller children whonccdhomcs. _ Our atten-
tion has therefore been directed chiefly to chil
dren from sis to fifteen years of age, who
needed assistance of this kind. I find on our
books one hundred and forty-nine who have
been sent to places or homes in the city and
country during the vear, of whom seventy
nine were bovs, and seventy were girls; be
sides these, there were a number whom it was
not needful to register.
These children were partly clothed, as they
needed it or as wc had the clothing; they are
the cldldren of poor parents, or half orphans,
or entire orphans, or children of unfortunate
women.
Wc have kept open our Sunday School with
an attendance of Trom eighty in summer to
one hundred and fifty in winter. The school
is now flourishing under the very admirable
superintendence of Mr. Bice, and the children
arc of the class most desirable for a Sunday
school—those who need most to leam the
simple conditions of a good beginning in this
life; that is what we try to teach them, Wc
reward them with shoes and garments in pref
erence to books, and so far as we are able, we
try to follow their fortunes, and lighten the
burdens of their parents, where there is a
small income and a large family, or sickness or
misfortune or sin.
We have kept a free night school during the
last winter, from November 19th to March 2d,
for all children who are employed during the
dav, and for adults of all ages. In this school
wc have five paid teachers, and the number of
pupils ranged from eighty to one hundred and
twenty, their ages ranging from ten years to
fifty-five or sixty, the proportion of males to
femalcsbeing as three lotwo. The sc pupils were
of all the more common nationalities, includ
ing some black men and boys, who were excel
lent scholars and made fair progress. The school
was very successful. We had also an after
noon school under one teacher, for women
and girls, who were prevented by their occu
pations from going to the public schools. In
this school, the common branches and sewing
were taught by an excellent lady teacher, ana
the pupils made good progress.
During all the year an office has been kept
open from one till four o'clock, where wc have
met the poor, who have come to ns for every
possible purpose. I find on the books over
eight hundred notes of applications from men,
women and children, seeking assistance or
employment.
The wants arc diversified beyond all concep-
tion—wood, clothing, shoes, food, rent, coun
sel, comfort, directions, railroad passes—every
possibleform of poverty gets to our door. Some
we can and do relieve; some wc cannot. In the
year wc have given about three hundred gar
ments, new and old, a hundred pairs of shoes,
and rubbers, besides some worn ones, nearly
fifty dollars in money that was sent to me for
various cases of extreme suffering; bed cloth
ing and a number of other articles.
The Minister has still tried to befriend unfor
tunate women, and believes he has not failed
to do some good, but it is the hardest of all
his tasks to make sure of.
In the last winter we took up the Kansas re
lief work, and collected a large sum of money
which was paid to the Treasurer. Wc collect
ed also, a very large case of clothing and other
articles, whicu were duly forwarded.
In the spring the Minister, together with
two other city missionaries, visited the fami
lies of soldiers who had gone to the war.
Your minister took the West Division, and
kept on as long as he was needed. Besides
this, he has made visits, as he has found time,
to the homes of the poor, and tried every
where to eaiw out the idea embodied in hia
mission, to be* “a present help in the time of
trouble.” How far he has succeeded, it is not
for him to say.
It should be recorded amongthc labors of
the year, that your Minister spent ten weeks
in visiting the military camps along the Poto
mac and'in Missouri, in the service of the
| Sanitary Commission; the details of his labors
in that‘deportment, need not be given in this
report, as he was not under the pay of this
ministry, nor strictly in its service, though in
a more general sense, he was still laboring as
a immsitr at large. During his absence, the
duties ot the ministry were ably and faith
fully performed by Miss £. P. Kewcome, so
far as was practicable.
With respect, Robert Collter,
0 „ Minister at Large.
Chicago, Nov. 2«, °
kote.
The work of a day, a -winter's day, in the
Ministry at Large, is so varied, ang apparently
so aimless that I determined to note for one
day in the middle of last January, each thing
done, just as I did it. The following Is the
record:
Ist. Gave Mrs. P. a dress-jacket.
2d. GaveMre. R. a dress.
Sd. Gave Mr. 3. a dollar.
4th- Got Catharine O. H. a place,
sth. Gave Mrs. S.’s boy a new coat.
6th. Gave Mrs. S.’s girl, a cripple, a new dress,
alb. Gave dress to a woman sent by Mr. 3. U. R.
Bth. Gave dress to the daughter of the last
named woman. _ „
9th. Sent a boy to Mr. A. of HI. Cent. B. R.
■ 10th. Sent a dot to Mr. S. oa State et.
11th. Set the police after an impostor.
12th. Advised with a man who hadmarried a had
wife.
18th. Clothed a cripple.
iAJi» fiani snataryie to the North side Sewinj
Society.
The Board or Supervisor*,
The Board of Supervisors held their fifth
session of the present term on Saturday, and
the following'business of importance was
transacted, in the morning, vhe Judiciary
Committee reported in favor of the adoption
of a resolution requiring assessors to levy a
tax upon dogs. The report was accepted-
An animated discussion followed upon the
subject of bailiffs’ foes, called out by the re-
port of the Committee on Jail and Jail Ac
counts, who recommended the allowance of
bills and claims to tbc amount of $1,329.45,
During the discussion it was stated that the
county had paid $22,000 during the last year
for Jury fees.
The Board then proceeded to draw a list of
jurors for the Circuit and Superior Courts,
which occupied the larger part of the day.
The following resolution was offered by Mr.
Dunlap, of Leyden, but no action was taken
Ibercon:
Eesdted. That whereas, an article appeared in a
morning paper, charging the Coroner with bring
ing suit agamet the propeller which was blown up
at orncar Clark street bridge, for the expenses of
Inquest, &c., and that an attachment was levied
upon a quantity of old iron in the bands of the
CriHtotUau.. who ha#, we are informed, a bill of
$2,000 against Cook County,
Stfdttd. That the Coroner be requested tocome
forward and make a statement of the whole matter.
The resolution caused considerable sensa-
lion in the Board, which was doubly increased
by a motion to adjourn until Tuesday at ten
o’clock, evidently for the design of investiga
ting the hill of the Custodian, an object hardly
necessary, as will be perceived from the follow
ing letter, which, though not read before the
Board, we print in this connection:
Chicago, Dec. 7,1861.
Wm. Jatnee, Eta.-, Coroner:
Dear Sir;— My charges os Custodian for the
City of Chicago, for service and custody of the
property put into my hands by the Sheriff, in the
case of James vs. Helmer, being an attachment on
a lot of machinery belonging to the propeller
Globe, and now lying on Hale’slJock, are $3 to the
present time. Very respectfully.
Your obedient servant,
James Long, Custodian.
After several remonstrances upon the part
of the members, who insisted that the legiti
mate business of the term was finished, Dr.
Gibbs called for the ayes and nays with the
following result: Ayes 23, nays 16; and the
Board stood adjourned until Tuesday at two
o’clock. _
Dr. Hnnter, or New York, on Dip*
therm and Bronchitis,
LETTER NO. THREE.
To the Editors of the Chicago Tribune.
Gentlemen —In my last letter I save a brief
description of the organa of respiration, and
explained the nature and treatment of sore
throat. It may be ■well to add, for the guid
ance of those who suffer from sore throat, that
they arc liable not only to the extension of
their disease to the lungs, but also to that
dreaded modem scourge diptheria, which is
now prevailing to an alarming extent oxer the
whole of Europe and America. It is from
cases of simple sore throat that this malady
recruits Us fatal ranks. Few, who have not
carefully observed the effects of disease of the |
throat on the general health, can have any
idea of the loss of bodily vigor which a very
slight disease of the fauces produces.
In diptheria the blood is impregnated with a
specific poison, for which the protoxide of ni
trogen is the antidote. In the treatment of
this disease, therefore, the physician should
direct the patient to inhale the protoxide from
a suitable apparatus, until its effects are mani
fested in considerable exhilaration, and after
an hour’s intermission chlorine should be in
haled freely to check the tendency to disor
ganization in the mucous membrane. Under
the combined action of these remedies a few
hours arrest the disease and save the life ofthe
patient. The oxygen of the protoxide purifies
the blood, while the antiseptic properties of
the chlorine arrest the tendency to sloughing
and gangrene. Besides these means, the
throat should be washed every few hours with
a strong solution of chlorinated soda, applied
with a pharyngeal syringe. Treated In this
manner, diptheria is a simple disease and will
not prove fatal in one case out of a hundred.
Let us now pass from diseases of the throat
to the consideration of bronchitis.
The term bronchitis has hitherto been com
monly applied to diseases of the throat, and
medical writers have too often confirmed this
popular error. The reader will bear in mind
that the bronchial tubes are not in the throat,
but in the lungs. "When I speak of bronchi
tis, therefore, I speak of a disease of the lungs,
and not of the throat. The vital importance
of this distinction will be seen when we come
to discuss its proper treatment.
Bronchitis, then is a disease of the lining or.
mucous membrane of the bronchial tubes ram
ifying the substance of the lungs. This lining
or membrane is very sensitive to every exter
nal or foreign influence, and is hence liable to
become irritated by sudden changes of weath
er, by impure air, by the fine particles of mat- |
ter which fill the atmosphere of workshops, !
or float upon the wind in dusty streets, by the
hundred irritating causes which meet us in al
most every place. This irritation, from what
ever cause, leads to inflammation of the mem
brane, deranges its healthy action, changes the
character of its secretions, and sets up a train
of symptoms to which we apply the name,
bronchitis.
In chronic bronchitis there is sometimes a
slight fever towards evening. The patient ex
periences a shortness of breath on exercising,
and has a slight but continued sense of op
pression in the chest. The cough or expecto
ration may diminish, or entirely disappear dur
ing the summer, but manifest them
selves again on the return of winter,
when the expectoration becomes Increased and
often yellow. Hectic fever may then super
vene, with night sweats and rapid wasting of
the flesh and strength, and the patient dies
with all the symptoms of pulmonary consump
tion.
It is very common to meet this disease in a
milder form, in persons who speak of it as a
“winter cough.” It comcson each winter,
and as regularly subsides during the summer;
but in every succeeding recurrence, it mani
fests itself in greater severity; and the recov
ery in the following summer is not so com
plete. This form of bronchitis, if neglected,
will as surely destroy life (and, treated in the
usual manner, it is incurable) as consumption
itself. The mucus membrane, sooner or later
becomes altered in structure, and pours forth
a matter ■which has all the qualities of pus.
Hectic fever supervenes, and the disease tends
slowlv, but surely, to a fatal termination.
Another form of bronchitis is peculiar to
middle Ufc and old age. It is distinguished
by the quantity and character of the matter
expectorated. ‘Usually there are two fits of
coughing in the day—one on awakening from
sleep in the morning, the other in the even
ing. There is considerable difficulty of breath
ing while the paroxysms of coughing last; but
it passes off as soon as the lungs are freed
from the viscid secretion. The patient is
feeble; he may, however, live and attend to
light duties for several years. But the coun
tenance gradually assumes a pale bluish, tint,
the body wastes, the blood becomes thin, and
death ensues, apparently from the constant
drain kept up by the discharge from the lunge.
Some patients die from exhaustion in five or
six months; but wc have known others to
survive for as many years.
There is still another form of this disease
called “dry bronchitis.” The essential
character of dry bronchitis consists of chronic
inflammation, attended by a thickening of
the mucus membrane, by which the air tubes
are diminished in size, and also in the secretion
of a dense, glutinous kind of matter, of a
greenish or bluish-white color, by which they
are still further obstructed. The smaller bron
chial tubes are often entirely closed, and occa
sionally a tube of very considerable size be
‘ comes'scaled up by this matter. This affec
tion is so common in this climate, that in
some degree, it is probable two out of every
three suffer from it. “In the most favored
parts of France,” says Laenncc, “ tally one
half of those arrived at adult age, will be
found, on careful examination, to present evi
dence of a thickening of some portion of the
mucus membrane of the lunge. ’
The symptoms of dry bronchitis arc not
marked by severity. It is the most insidious
of pulmonary complaints. The subject of it
is conscious* only of being short-breathed,
when ascending an elevation or attempting to
run. When a large portion of the lung is in
volved, a sense of oppression is experienced
after meals, and on very slight exertion. By
some, this oppression is referred to the oppo
site side of the chest to that on which the dis
ease is situated, or to a remote part of the
same side, or even to the stomach. After a
time, difficulty of breathing comes on, and
continues for several days—the patient com
plaining of tightness in the chest, which is
relieved by cough and the expectoration of a
tough, jelly-like substance. The cough
by which this matter is raised is a
mere rasping effort- to clear the
throat, and may probably not occur
more than once or twice daily, and almost un
consciously to patients themselves. On in
quiring if they have a cough, they will, almost
without exception, answer “No!” Yet, dur
ing your conversation, they will, perhaps,
hack, and raise a little jelly-like mucus half
a dozen times. At intemls, the cough is more
severe, and comes on in paroxysms, when it
is too commonly regarded as simply “ner
vous.” If the stomach be at all deranged, it
is fashionable to regard it as a mere “stomach
cough,” or as being caused by “liver dis
ease,” while, in fret, the derangements of the
stomach, liver, kidneys, and the uterine func
tion, which exist, arc but so nfeny conse
quences of this very condition of the lungs.
There is something* so gratifying In being as
sured by the family physician that there is
“no danger of consumption;” that “this
cough is a mere trifle, and will speedily pass
away, if only left to itself,” that it is not sur
prising the flattered patient entirely overlooks
the important feet that no careful examination
of the lungs has been made, to determine the
health or disease of this organ; that tins grati
fying opinion, therefore, isfoundedonnqthing
and, reduced to its intrinsic merits, is simply
tampering with human life.
Most “coughs of long standing,” unattend
ed bv free expectoration, are caused either by
this condition of the bronchial tubes, or by in
cipient tubercles in the lungs. The ‘‘neg
lected cold,” \rt*ich so often proves the herald
of consumption, is but {mother variety of the ,
The frequency of thisfonnof bronchitis —its |
slow, insidious, and treacherous progress, and j
the disastrous consequences to which It so
often leads, should awaken from their lethargy
all who are nureing dry coughs of long stand- ,
ine, in the vain hope of growing out of them.
However slight and apparently unimportant
such coughs may seem, they lead on, by sure
gradations, to a premature grave. i
In addition to these varieties of bronchitis— I
all of which, it will be well for you to remem
ber, have their scat in the mucous membranes
of the air tubes of the lungs; there are several ,
others. Of these, wc have a form of plastic in
flammation, characterized by a kind offr isc
membrane forming on the inside of the tubes.
Again, we have the very opposite to this state,
namely, an enlargement or dilation of the air
tubes. This occurs in several forms. The
bronchial tubes, in one lobe, or a whole lung,
may be enlarged uniformly, or they _ may be
merely swollen out at the extremity, m a glo
bular form; or there may be alternate contrac
tions and dilations along the tube®.
In addition to these, wc have ulcerations ot
the mucous membrane of the lungs, resembl
ing and of the same character as ulcerations
in the throat.
Teea.tmknt.—lf you have read carefully
what I have said on the scat of bronchitis,
viz; that it is within the lungs, you will readi
ly understand how inadequate for its cure
‘ must be any remedy which docs not penetrate
the lungs as deeply as the disease itself Ap
plications of “nitrite of silver” to the throat
are utterly useless, since they : do not reach
the foundation of the evil. Here, yon see the
consequence of miscalling a disease. ' Tour
physician informs yon that your affliction Is
bronchitis; and straightway you submit to the
cruel torture olhariag CMBtieappUsi “wct
second or third day to your turoat. If the
unnecessary sufihnag you thus undergo were
the only consequence which sprungK-oni it, It
would be of less importance; but the disease
within your lungs is all this time gate mg a
firmer hold; the mucous membrane is becom
ing thickened, and' the smaller bronchial tubes
closed up. These obstructions go on in
creasing until sufficient air cannot- be drawn
through the air tubes to produce the change
in the blood from venous to artcriaL It is
the object of respiration to change the blood
from a dark to a bright red color. This
change is produced in the lungs by the
air wc breathe* and can not occur unless
it is received in sufficient quantity. "When
considerable obstruction exists in the. bron
chial tube, the carbon which constitutes the
impurity of the blood is not wholly removed,
but a part is retained and sent again through
the system—impeding the circulation, irrita
ting the brain and nervous system, and de
ranging digestion. Under this condition of
the blood, tubercles are deposited in the longs.
There is no warning given of the fearful
change which is taking place. Without pain,
without cough, without expectoration, the
seed of this most insidious and mortal disease
is sown, and soon brings forth its fruit in the •
melancholy changes which mark the progress
of consumption. Thus consumption arises as
a consequence of neglecting or maltreating
bronchitis by placing reliance on applications
to the throat, or palliatives through the stom
ach. It is a grand dcsideratnm in the treat
ment of all diseases to get the remedy direct
to the organ or part affected- Wc use washes,
injections, blisters, purgatives, and. so forth,
on principle. In pulmonary diseases the
same rule holds good. But how are we to ap
ply it? We cannot use solids or fluids, for
this is an air cavity. No; but by inhalation
we can reach, thoroughly and naturally, all
diseases situated within the air tubes and cells
of the lungs.
What, then, is Inhalation ? The word itself
merely means the act of inspiring, or drawing
breath. In medical parlance, it means a mode
of administering medicines by breathing them.
Thus wc say, “I inhale a medicine”—we
would say, “I take a medicine ” —the differ
ence being simply that the one is Inhaled or
breathed, while the other is swallowed. lam
thus explicit in order to show that all medi
cines inhaled into the lungs are not alike, any
more than all medicines taken Into the stom
ach—and hence, that the benefits to be de
rived from inhalations, must depend upon the
experience and skill of the physician who pre
scribes them. I should have deemed this ex
planation unnecessary, but for the fact that
many who write to me regarding the treat
ment. appear to have got the erroneous Idea
that instead of being a mode of
practice, or administration of remedies, is
some specific remedy, alike applicable to the
most opposite forms of pulmonary disease.
To make It such, is to degrade It to the base
level of quackery. It can never be honestly
employed without a full knowledge of all the
symptoms and peculiarities of each case, and
tbc adaptation of the remedies accordingly.
The first object of treatment is to cleanse
the air-tubes of the lungs, by expectorant in
halations. 'Having obtained this object, wc
next seek to allay the irritation on which the
secretion depends—to soothe and heal the in-
I flamed membrane. The manner of adminis
tering medicines by inhalation, in bronchitis,
is as follows: The inhaler, which is made of
glass, and holds about a pint of fluid, is half
filled with cold, warm, or hot water, according
to the nature of the case. The medicines pre
scribed fora dose arc then added, and the
patient directed to inhale gently, but deeply,
into the lungs, being careful to expand the
chest well, without straining or violence. The
fluid being medicated thoroughly impregnates
the air with its properties. Each inhalation
is continued for five, ten, or fifteen minutes,
as may be necessary, and taken three times a
day, before meals’ or twice a day, on rising
and retiring. In this manner every effect that
can be produced by medicine is obtained in
the lungs, and with a degree of certainty une
qualled. By simply varying the medicines put
into the fluid, the vapor is rendered soothing,
.expectorant or healing, at pleasure. "When
faithfully and properly carried out, this treat
ment will rarely disappoint the patient of a
speedy and radical cure.
Tour obedient servant,
James Hunter, M. D.,
Physician for the Throat and Lungs, No. 11
Adams street, near Michigan avenue, Chicago,
December 6,1861.
Office of Drs. R. &J. Hunter, No. 57 East
12th street, New York,
Thomson's Eating House.— On rainy days and
other occasions, when a journey home is uncom
fortable or inconvenient, parties In the city wish
to find a place where a good dinner may be obtain
ed at a reasonable rate. To all such, and others
who may be temporarily in the city, we would re
commend the Eating House of S.H. Thomson, No.
53 Dearborn street. Tbc inner man can there be
replenished at all hours. You can procure a cup
of coffee and a piece of toast—or a dinner fit for
an epicure, and yon need not pay for what another
eats, but what yourself may choose to order.
dec9-2t.
Chicago Lioht Guaiid—Attention !—Ton arc
hereby ordered to meet at your armory on Monday
evening, Dec. 9th. at 7# o’clock promptly, as busi
ness of vast importance will comebeforc the meet
ing. It is requested that all officers and privates
should he present. Per order
E. S. Thomas, 0. S.
Exchange on New York, Philadelphia and
Europe. Gold for sale.
Deposits received and money remitted as de
sired. Kedzie, Alexander & Co.,
de7-12t 52 Clark street, Sherman House block.
Cook & McLean, 93 Dearborn street, have
made their price for cleaning and dying Gents’
garments less than any other house in the city.
se2s-ly
Headquarters Tates Rifle Regiment, 139
Randolph street, up stairs.
Col. 0. Runs hauser. Commanding.
de4-6t Lieut. Col. John H. Cltbusn.
How to Prevent Falling on the Ice. —Get
your boots and shoes soled with rubber soling.
Send them to the Rubber Store, 115 Randolph,
and you will get them neatly done. de3-6t
pg" Those weather strips andmbber monldinga
for doors and windows, can be had at No. 4 Kings
bury Block, up stairs. de7-3t
Go to Dunlop, Sewell & Spalding for Printing.
novll-h221-ly
to the Tnratmj: Office for your printin'
decS-lyr
Go to John Jones, 119 Dcarbom-st, andgel
your clothes cleaned and repaired. norlS
DIED.
At Tipton. Mo., December 4th, 1861, T. W. HITCH
COCK, Company G. Ist Regiment Douglas Brigade,
aged 35 years. Killed by thcaccidcntal falling of a tree.
SW* Gorham, New Hampshire, papers please copy.
iHill Jpurmsifing,
/CHICAGO MILL-FURNISHING
DEPOT,
T. W. BAXTER & CO.,
MANCTACTUEES3 OF
FRENCH BURR MILLSTONES,
OF ALL QUARRIES.
C. W. BEOWITB PATENT PORTABLE
Flouring and G-rist Mills,
AND DSAIZB3 IN
DUTCH “AJTRER BOLTEiG CLOTHS,”
Smut Mills and Separators,
Separators for ■Warehouses,
Belting of all Kinds,
Hoisting Screws and Ball,
Bran Dusters, Picks, Proof Staffs, &C., &c.
FAIRBANKS’ SCALES,
AND MILL FURNISHING GENERALLY
Flans, Specifications and Estimates furnishing when
desired, and the construction ofStcam and Water Hills
contracted for entire.
Steam Engines, Boilers, 4cc», &c.
The subscribers haring obtained the Agency for the
sale of Steam Engines and Boilers from the manufac
tory of GOULDInG, EAGLET & SEWELL, of 'Water
town, If. T.. would Inrite the attention of purchasers
to their superior merits of style, workmanship and
powers; also, their very low paces. The following is
a list ofbrices of Engine and Boiler, together with
Heater. "Water and Steam Pipes, Cocks, Valves, Arch
Castings and Grates, complete and ready for nse, de
livered In Chicago:
5 horse power I 500
8 ** ** 575
10 “ “ 725
800
1,100
20 horse power 9L250
35 “ “ LSOO
so “ “ i,es
SS “ “ 2,000
« “ “ 2,300
15 “
And In like proportion for larger sizes as required.
£rcry Engine is furnished with
JCDSON’S PATENT GOVERNOR VALVE.
For Flour Mills we confidently recommend them as
superior to any other style of Engine, and they will
Save from 25 to 50 per cent. In Fnei
over the usual class of hollcra In use In the West, We
shall keep an assortment of different sizes at our es
tablishment. 'where they may be examined and the
necessary information obtained regarding them. Com
petent men will, if desired, be furnished to set up and
start engines In any part of the country. Wealsosupply
WATER WHEELS, SHAFTING. GEARING, &C„
At very low pricca.
T. W. BATTEE & CO’S
inn Furnishing Depot West Water street, between
Randolph and Madison 8tB n Chicago, EL
Post Office address Box 274. ocST&ly
/WTAL GILT AND ROSEWOOD
V_/ FRAMES, and Gilt and Rosewood Beads, of
all Blzcs and in great variety. Also,
Mouldings, Gilt and Rosewood,
Ur &1411 KUJUU. _
R. B. APPLEBY offers at wholesale and retail, IS*
South Clark street, the largest stock of Frames and
Mouldings west of New York. Bis Rosewoods are
much superior to any in market, and bis Gilt Frames
arc warranted Gold. Manufacturing all his goods, be
Is enabled to offer great inducements to purchaser*.
ty Don’t buy without seeing the Stock—l 34 South
Clark street. Chicago. HL ao2o-h4(H-bw
ATARRIAGE CARD AOT) MTLI
i.?JL TABY CARD EMPORIUM.—New Year’s Dat.
Gentlemen who would conform to the etiquette, of the
day, and intend having the ** O’BHAKNESsYCJXLES G
CARP." for New Years. IBS’—new shape, pretty figured,
and not to be equalled In the West, nor exfcellcdln the
East.—will please order early to insure execution.
deShSM-lm
'J'HOMAS J. SPILMAN,
ATTORNEY AND COUNSELLOR ATILAW,
No. 80 Dearborn street, (Room No. 5.)
retekences McKenzie, Beatty & Co, Ifable. Min-
■MEW GOODS,
ErOEGWUSTT GTPTS,
bich vases,
PARIAN USAGES,
TOILET BOTTLES,
Shown with pleasure and sold low by
B gale brothers.
Dmggl.U^ddetier.laare^T^t^ol^^M,
rpo GROCERS.—Wo Me receiving
I someof the choicest brands of
BT, LOSE WINTHS WHEAT FUSS,
FINANCIAL AND COMMERCIAL.
MONETARY.
Satubdat Rtzhiko, Dec. 7,1861.
The weather to-day has been abominable, and
transactions have therefore - been limited. The
week closes on a very comfortable money market,
and trade of all kinds is working smoothly. Bank
ers take all the first-dags bills that are offered at.
the legal rate, viz: 10 per cent.
In exchange there is comparatively little doing,
though the aggregate sales, even on a dull day,
amount to a very large sum. The ruling figure Is
H ; but the three Indiana brandies still sell to cus
tomers at 3a'. The baying price is H\ tbongb
bankers like to get round lots at 1-5 when they
can. As soon as the weather becomes cold, the
pork trade win materially increase the supply,
when we should not be surprised to see It recede
to the old rate.
Gold does not sell largely. The haying price la
selling, 1 per cent, premium on
email lots.
It is understood by financial people that the
forthcoming report ofthc Secretary of the Treasury
will present the banking system, the paper money
system, and the Government policy in respect to
them in a light that will fasten the attention of
the country upon it. The claim of the Govern
ment to supply the circulating medium of all kinds
will he presented, impressively, on the ground of
both principle and expediency, and on constitu
tional right necessity. No report
from that or any other Department of the Govern
ment in the last half century has been more cau
tiously and earnestly elaborated.
Memphis Mokbt Mauket. —We have, from our
correspondent at Cairo, a copy of the Memphis
Apjxal of Wednesday, December 4th. Everything
there Is quoted with Tennessee money as a stand
ard. Gold sells at 25 per cent, premium and silver
at 20. Exchange on New Orleans is Iper cent,
premium, and on Louisville 10. None sold on any
other Northern city; Southern money rates at par
to 10 per cent disco ant. Missouri banks were quoted
at 2# per cent, discount, and Kentucky at 5 per
cent, premium. Considerably out of joint is the
money market down in this redoubtable sccesh
city.
WISCONSIN BANKS.
We quote the following synopsis of the condi
tion of the Wisconsin hanks from the last month
ly report of the Bank Comptroller of that State:
Banks winding np. and redeemed, in gold at, par at
the Bank Comptroller’s office:
Badger State Bank, Kankakee Bank,
Bank of the City of La Kokomo Bank,
Crosee, Marathon County Bank,
Bank or the Capitol, Marine Bank,
Bank of La Pomte, Merchants' Bank,
Bank of Montello. Merchants' and Me-
Brown County Bank, chanics’Bank,
City Bank of Radne, North'n Wisconsin B’k.
Farmers’ B'kofEndson, Oshkosh City Bank,
Fox River Bank, People's Bank.
Germania Bank. State Security Bank.
Janesville City Bank, Second Ward Bank,
Union Bank.
Banks winding up and redeemed as follows
Bank of Albany.
Bank of Appleton ....
Bank of Beaver Dam.
Bank of Ean Claire...
Bank of Fond da Lac,
Beloit Savings Bank...
Trail & Brothers' Bank.
Hoshkonongßank
Mechanics’ Bank
Mercantile Bank
Oconto County Bank..
Osborn Bank.
Portage County Bank.
Keedsburgßank
Southern Bank
Tradesmen's Bank....
Waushara County Bank 73#
Winnebago Comity Bank 67
Wisconsin Valley Bank... 77
The call of Oct. 10th for 3 per cent, additional
security on Illinois. Michigan, Ohio, California and
Missouri bonds, has been respondedto by allbanka
called upon but nine, tbc latter including the Bank
of Portage, Dodge County and Waupun banks,
•whose collective circulation amounts only to $9.-
534.00. For some the term of 30 days since their
acknowledgment of receipt of notice of deficiency
has not yet expired-
AII banks that have not as yet come up to the
ear standard, will he materially improved by the
it crest falling due on their bonds by the Ist of
January next. •
The stock of seventeen banks has been sold by ;
the Comptroller according to law at the New York
Exchange. Nov. 6th, 12th, 15th and 19th. and real*
ized with only one exception better prices than
was anticipated, decreasing thereby materially the
loss to bilmolders. The bills are now redeemedat
the Comptroller's office in gold at the pro rata val
ue ns exhibitedin this statement.
It is expected that the Comptroller will be ena
bled to take during this month theixiltiatory steps
towards the winding up of the remainder of the
banks, whose securities arc depreciatedand which
failed to make np their deficiencies.
No personal bonds have been changed. As the
form of these bonds, which had been used under
three successive administrations, is deemed by
some insufficient, the Comptroller, with the assist
ance of the Attorney General, intends to get up a
new one, which will obviate all difficulties.
Since last monthly statement there is a decrease
of a nominal value of $270,000 Southern and of
$139,660 V. S. and Northern bonds, andanincrcase
of coin of $158,411.81, while the circulation has be
come $136,868 less.
G. Van Steenwyk, Bank Comptroller.
New York.—The following are the quotations
of the Stock Market to-day;
Ist board. 2d hoard.
Kcw York Central R.R. stock 77# 77#
Galena . .70 U 70#
Rock Island 52# 53
Michigan Southern (preferred) 37 37#
•MtrhUrfln Southern (common) 17# 17#
Tennessee 6 S cent, bonds 43 43
Missouri 40 40#
VirginlaCs 48
Market—First hoard steady; 2d hoard firm.
COMEERCIAL.
Saturday Evening, Dec. 7,1501.
The following are the receipts ofleadlng articles
for the last twenty-four hours:
RECEIPTS FOE LAST TWENTT-fOTJEHOTTBS.
Flour Wheat Com Oats Eye Bar.
brls. bn. bu. bu. bn. bn.
G&CTTRE.... 801 10367 321 51 838 ....
RIRR 1310 7850 3850 600 350 400
HICRB. 510 5550 9SOO 1950 775 125
CB&QRE.... 984 5325 8253 .... 1069 ....
NWRR 1054 3238 3(50 ....
CA,&StLRR. 705 3150 2800 900 450 ....
0304 34980 25034 3401 3342 525
Total.
LH’gs DH’gs CattleHidcs G.S Hwa’
No. No. No. Ibs. B>9. brls.
G&CTJ.RR.... 1320 273 42 4700 1070 ....
RIRR 296 120 .... 2840 .... 50
IUCRR 1480 91 71 6760 .... 35
CB&QRR.... 4010 .... 373 8635 6047 60
NWRR 71 21 6383 .... 12
CA&StLRR. 2400 153 .... 5450 .4000 ....
Total 9506 713 507 34773 12117 157
The weather today was wet, disagreeable, and
generally unfavorable for Hogs, the receipts of
which were 9,505 head. This supply, along with the
number left over yesterday, causedthe market to
open exceedingly dull—buyers holding off; and
was not till a concession of fully 10c $ 100 lbs. was
made by sellers that there was any considerable
movement. Both packers and shippers felt like
holding back; but the decline tempted them, and
about 6,C00 head were sold, at a range of $3.20®
2.00 gross. Ab ■will be seen, however, from the
table of averages given below, the great bulk of
the sales to-day were made at a range of [email protected]
&40—the same quality which sold yesterday at
$2.40^2.50.:
BS3 Hogs averaging 388fi>sat
122 “ 339 “
343 44 260 44
SCO 44 280 11
1199 44 312 “
840 “ 290 45
287 * 4
288 44
821 44
265 44
230 44
233 44
Saw
, 1199
840
95 “
1881 4 *
60
867
«• «S »
Towards the dose the rain poured down in tor
rents, and with about 12,000 ihoga left over, the
market was very dull and depressed,
In Provisions we have but little of importance
to note. Mess Pork is in demand at $9.26, at
which we report a sale of 100 brie, which is a de
cline of 25c. Holders offer to sell very freely at
$9.50. Cut meats are also dull, and we note sales
of 1,000 Dry Salted Hams at B;£c. packed. Green,
meats tend downward, with sales of about 3,000
Hams at 8(g-3#c, and 700 Shoulders at l#c, loose.
There is an active demand for prime kettle-rend
ered Lard, and we note sales of about 600 tesat
7#<g.7#c. Steam lard is less inquired for, and ie
nominal at [email protected]#c.
The dispatch of Secretary Seward to Minister
Adams, relative to the aid and assistance given by
England to privateers, has again roused the fears
of provision operators, lest wc may get into a war
with England, and this tends to depress the mar
kets at present. Packers of English meats are also
hurrying forward their product before it is proper
ly cured, for the same reason.
The demand for Flour was less active, but hold
ers were very firm, and the transactions light, at
$5.60(53.85f0r Spring extras. Winter wheat flour
is extremely dull.
The Wheat market opened rdufl, and prices de
clined #c, with light transactions, at 69#@*0c for
No 1 Spring and [email protected]?iC for No 3 Spring—the
market at the close rallying slightly.
There was a good demand for Com and the mar
ket advanced >»' c. with liberal sales at [email protected]£C
for Mixed In store—principally at the outside fig
ure . Oats were in good demand at 18c. Bye, [email protected]
31c. No 2 Barley, 18c. Highwinea were doll at
13c.
Breadstuff's in New York.
During the week ending Dec. 5, the operations
and movements in breadstuff's in New York were
as follows; Flour—Received, 156,507 bbls; exports
67.359 bbls; sales, 125,200 bbls 'Western. 11,400 bbls
Southern, and 4.830 bbla Canadian. Wheat—Re
ceipts, 1,528,330 bu; exports, 703,996 bn; sales,
1,451.800 bn, Corn-Receipts, 789.851 bu: exports,
196.396 bu ; sales. 837,000 bu.
Stocks of Flour, Wheat and Com in
New York*
The Journal of Commerce of Thursday savs:
“ The stock of wheat here is small, compared with
the whole movement, probably not over five tosix
mining bushels. The stock of com is full as
much, perhaps more; and the stock of flour of au
kinds is not far from 450,000 to half a million bar
rels.'*
HOGS AND PROVISIONS.
[From the Louisville Journal, 6th.]
There was a better feeling in the hog uarket
early in the day yesterday, and we are mipnneo
that a packer made an offer of SB.ST>£ net for a
round lot of very fine TnHiwwa hogs, which was re
fused. Some light sales were made later m the
day at s3£s net, the market having weakened
somewhat. The receipts of hogs by the liomsriUe
and Frankfort BaQxoad last evening embraced.
2,608 head. The following table includes the oper
ations among the packers around the Falls yester
day
Ko. KBlei
Jarvis & Co 600 'ii
Hamilton * Bro 6t*
Hoffman, pnncan * ( 900 ££
O. W. Thomas 4 Co. «
Owsley* Co
A.S.WWte*Co....l W» ”
Total 1 «» 2,8%
1.800
[From the Detroit AdTortlsor. 6th.]
Dsebsid Boos-Without material change ob
tained tor largo lota. Packers trill not p»7 mere
than ts.%aa.6o for STCrage lot*.
CHICAGO DAHiT gCABKET.!
, Satcbpat Eye\™. Dee. 7.
PROVISIONS—Mess Pork dull and Reclined 25c.
Sales, lOObbls city packed at s9.2s,preAent deliv
ery. Lard’firm, wltha very Ket
tle-rendered. Sales 300 bbls prime Kettle-rendered
at 7ifc: SCO tes do, for delivery within ten dart?, at
c; 70 tea Gut Lard at 6#c. Cut Meats dull and
drooping. Sales 800 pcs Green Hams at 82* c, loose - ,*
2LQO doat3c,loose:7oo pcs Green Shoulders at l%c,
loose: 1,000 Dry Salted Hams at B%c, packed in su
gar hhde. • •*
FLOUR—Received, 8.304 brig. Market Ann, but
lees active. Sales, 800 brls “lonic” Spring extra
at $3-85 de l; 240 bris “St. Louis” at *3.80 on
track; 62brla “Marion County” do at $3.80 del;
120 brls “Tifihny” and 89 brls “Milton 1 ’ onp. t.;
100 bris “Leas” extra at $8.75 del; 400brls good
extra, in lots, at $3.70 del ; 100 brls fair extra at
$8.65 del; 150 brls do at $3.60 del; 190 brls “Coro
net” super at at $8.25 deL
WHEAT—Received. 31,980 bu. Market #clowcr.
Sales, 1,500bn No 1 Spring in store at 69>£c; 6.000
budoat 69J£c; 8,000 bu do at 70c; 7EO bu No 2
Spring in store at 63c; 4.500 bu do at C3Vc; 14,000
bu do at 63Xc; 8,000 budoat 63#c—market clos-
Received, 25,024 bu. Market more ac
tive, and a shade higher. Sales, 10,000 bu Mixed
in store at 23« c; 43,000 bu do at 23j*c; 1,000 bu
Rejected in store (in a particular bouse) at 2lc.
OATS—Received, 3,401 bu. Market quiet and
firm. Sales, I,SCO bu No. lin store at IBc; 500 bu
Rejected on track at
. RYE—Received, 8,313 ba. Maricetbetter. Sales,
1,000 bn No.lin store at Sic; 400 bn do at 30c.
BARLEY—Received, 525 bn. Market steady.
Sales, 1,000 bu No. 2in store at ISc; 450 bags good
at 38c on track.
HIGHWINES—DuIL Sales, 50 bbls at 13c.
TIMOTHY SEED—2OO bu choice at $1.56.
CLOVER SEED—4S bags choice at $3.75.
FLAX SEED—IO bags common at sl.lO.
BEANS—I 4 bags medium at $1.00; 5 bags do at
POULTRY—Extremely dull. Dressed chickens,
sl.oo®l.2sperdoz.; turkeys. [email protected] per lb.
EGGS—Fresh, [email protected] per doz.
BUTTER—In fair demand and steady. Sales,
lEOpksSrood to prime at [email protected]
TALLOW—Prime City held at Bc. 10 brls coun-
try gold at 7JiC. _
HIDES —Unchanged. TVe quote: Dry Flint,
I0#@.llc: Green Salted. *t£s#c. , r , . . „
DRESSED HOGS—Received. 713. Market dull.
Sales were:
Hoes. At'". Price.
30 300 $3.00
40 310 2.90
20 800 8.00
GO 335 3.00
40 at [email protected] dividii
27 at 2.57#@3.00. divit
25 at 2.75<§>2.93. dividii
LIVE HOGS—Receive*
kec to-dav was less actH
favorable weather and cc
prices have again decline
the pens nearly full. Salt
Hogs. Av’g. Price.
83 336 $2. GO
42 320 2^5
60 334 2.55
100 300 2.45
144 223 2.45
99 256 3.45
200 230 3.42#
213 298 3.40
40 344 3.40
80 321 2.40
292 295 3:40
183 591 3.40
123 832 2.40
340 290 2.37#
95 287 2.38
187 283 3.35
242 290 3.35
167 281 2.35
300 275 2.35
BEEF CATTLE—Recei
an active demand for prin
also a fair inquiry for goo
India Mesa, and the marki
Ev'e At. s>g. At
12 1415 $3.00
50 3336 3.00
16 1213 3.00
22 1864 3.85
67 1490 2.50
SHEEP—iTarket quiet.
3>s. at $2.50.
COOPERAGE—Tendin'
pork barrels at $1.30.
33025. Av'g. Price.
45 348 $3.00
25 240 2.90
U 295 2.90
10 340 3.80
ig on 250 lbs.
Hug on 250 9>s.
12 on 240 tbs.
;dT 9.506 bead. The mar
\e. and owing to tie un
ontlnned heavy receipts,
ed 10c— closing dull, with
leswerc: _
Hogs. Av'g. • Price.
186 279 $2.35
ISO 279 2.35
53 282 2.33
103 272 2.35
47 273 3.35
152 260 2.33
202 311 3.35
43 285 2.35
60 324 3.32#
95 277 2.30
183 269 2.30
87 246 2.30
44 239 2.30
46 247 2.30
360 262 2.30
102 285 2.30
110 245 2.23
150 210 2.25
646 233 >2O
lived. 507 head. There is
me cattle hy shippers, and
Dd packing cattle to make
tel is firm. Sales were:
3v*s Av.ftn>. At
15 1240 2.50
14 1330 2.23
93 1330 2.00
17 1045 1.75
cuts.
.73&
.61 K
;S*
•68£
.46
.03
.623*
.79#
.75
.63
.70#
• .73#
.70#
.00
.73#
E«»
Movements of Produce in New York.
[From the New York Journal of Commerce.. sth.]
We have now compiled our usual monthly tables,
showing the movements in leading articles of pro
duce at this port since January Ist. There has
been, of course, a great falling off in the cotton
and naval stores, but the great feature in the re
ceipts of New York is the increase in flour, wheat,
and corn. The arrivals of flour, notwithstanding
the cutting off 1 from Southern ports, show a gain
of over one million barrels upon last year; and
one and a half million barrelsupon the correspond
ing total for 1859. The receipts of wheat are
eiaht times as large as for the same time in 3859,
and show a gain of eleven million bushels upon
last vear’s figures. The receipts of com have in
creased in the same proportion. There has been a
gain from last rear in meat provisions, with the
exception of beef, which has fallen off. The tabic
of receipts will repay a careful study:
RECEIPTS OP CERTAIN ARTICLES OP DOMESTIC PRO
DUCE AT NEW YORK. FOR ELEVEN MONTHS OF
Breadstuffs —
Wheat flour, hhls.. 2.977.152 3.418,430 4.490,800
Com meal, hhls.... 82.412 107.330 80.963
Wheat, hush a 504.765 16,578.021 27,693.474
Bve. bush 313.681 191.960 718.657
Oats, bush 3.972.835 4.346,980 4,035.563
Bariev, bueh 1.597.765 1.1T6.C82 1.379,040
Com.'hush 2.491616 11,243.433 20.033.906
Cotton, bales 415,594 456,955 242.207
Provisions —
Pork pkes 153,955 78,533 126,373
Beef. hhls. 130,723 83,069 76,731
Cut meats. pkgß... 62.735 56.801 90.367
Butter, pkgs 327.391 871.939 404.110
Cheese, pkgs 578.623 767,515 817,511
Lard. tee. and hhls. 62,560 46.109 98,102
Do. kegs 22,806 28.193 51,885
Whiskey,We 96,372 174.4 M 282,762
The exports have continued upon an enormous
scale, and the figures herewith presented will com
mand especial attention. Reckoned the flour in
wheat, there have been shipped since the first of
Januarv fifty-one million bushels of hreadstufls to
foreign ports. The gain in annual products, it
will Be seen, is even more startling. We annex
onr comparative summary:
EXPORTS PROM NEW YORK TO FOREIGN PORTS OF
CERTAIN LEADING ARTICLES OF DOMESTIC PRO
DUCE FOB ELEVEN MONTHS OP THE TEAS.
1859. 1860. 1861.
836,355 344,375 232.262
Beeswax, lbs.,
B Wlfeat U fionr. bblt... 8U.038 1,701.255 2,715,070
Bye flour, bbls 5.608 7.T70 10,658
Com meal, bbls... * 75,429 85.221 99,744
VTbeat, bosh. 219,852 11,863,319 25.5>1,691
Rye, bush.
Oats, bush.
Bariev, bush 6,550 8.250 3.000
Corn.* bnsh 170.909 2,976.162 11,353.835
Provisions—
Pork, bbls 123.909 56.3G0 100,414
Beet bbls 100,169 36.844 36.847
Do. tee 50.017 26,885
Cut meats, lbs 5.600.381 15.110.067 44.1T7.94S
Butter, lbs £401,888 9.368,887 30,065.083
Cheese. lbs 8.143,143 20.974.842 34.401,880
Lard, lbs 10,215.466 16.410,229 41.631.771
New York Dry Goods Trade.
[From the Independent, sth.]
The dry goods imports are as follows:
For the week. 1859. 1860. 1861.
Enteredattheport. $811,988 $941,718 $912,809
Thrown on market. (584,629 648,751 1,009.171
Since January Ist. , _ ,
Euteredat the port. 102.727,245 95.015,433 41.167.443
Thrownonmarket. 102,189,037 94.469,891 42,025,071
Considering the advanced period of the season,
trade is active, with a disposition even to specu
late in domestic goods, winch have an upward ten
dencvln price. Black and fedprints continue inac
tive 'demand, and are sold to arrive in large quan
tities. Other styles are rejected. Bleached shirt
ings and sheetings are much wanted. The lower
qualities are scarce. Brown goods are in light
stock. Drills are steady. Canton flannels arc
very active. Woolen goods show more activity
than cottons. Fancy cassimercs are In demand.
Spring stvles are also selling, stripes being more
fevered than plaids. Silk mixtures are in good re
quest. The stock of goods is light, and the rax>sy
Jor the spring trade Is expected to be defiefeut.
Cloths and beavers are scarce and wanted. Cloak
ings are very scarce. The demand for goods is
tuoatlv from the near-by and citv trade. In foreign
goods there is little doing, but prices are firmer, as
stocks are much reduced. JBritisn dress goods, espe
cially purple and Magenta delaines, sell readily and
well. Blue Cobuijrs are also a quick sale. The sup
ply is, however, limited. Millinery goods arc In
go'od stock, with but a slight demand, limited
mostly to velvets, which are improving inprice.
Silk velvets are very scarce. High-colored and
black ribbons sell well, bnt other colors are doll.
Dress silks are very quiet. Heavy goods, such as
seal skins, arc wanted for cloakings. Other kinds
of men's woolens arc neglected. Delaines and
merinos have a limited sale. Shawls are not so ac
tive. and prices are again lower, except for the
Check patterns, which sell quick oh arrival. Blank
ets are active. Auction sales are drawing to a
close, and consist mostly of millinery goods, which
sell at a low price.
The imports for the wcekarclight, principally of
army geode—blankets, army woolens, and woolen
hose and yarns.
Prices of goods are advancing in the foreign
markets, following the increased cost of the raw
material, and with the prospect of an increased
amount of duty on imported goods, there is little
probability of an adequate supply of goods to meet
the wants of consumers in the s'pring. The home
manufacturers find themselves taxed to the utmost
to produce goods equal to the demand. Prices,
therefore, must rise when the spring demand sets
in. as both woolen and cotton goods will be short
of the demand. Wool has advanced considerably
in all our home markets. The value of the foreign
goods in bond amounts to $15,800,000.
.$2.60
. 2.55
. 2.45
. 2.42#
. 2.40
. 2.57#
. 3.35
. 3.85
. 2.82#
. 3.30
. 2.35
. 2.30
Receipts at Tide-Water.
The quantity of flour, wheat, com and barley
left at tide-water, during the fourth week in No
vember. in the years 18U0 and 1861. is aa follows:
Flour. Wheat, Com, Barley,
bhls. bush. bush. bush.
1860 35.910 933,213 245,233 116,445
1861 66,970 1,886,146 766.791 133.108
Inc 41,060 1nc.96J,9331nc.521,573 Inc. 16,663
The aggregate quantity of the same articles left
at tide-water from the commencement of naviga
tion to the 30th of November, in cl naive, during
the years 1860 and 1861, is as follows:
1860.. 1.133.999 17,002.833 14-079,679 2,900.958
1861.. .1,414,834 23,740.060 22,157,231 2.036,115
Inc.. .250,8381nc11,746,1771nc&,077,542 Dec.864,843
By reducing the wheat to floor, the quantity of
the latter left at tide-water, this year, compared
with the correspondingjperiod of last year, snows
an increase of 3,630,071 Sbls floor.
The following comparative table shows the quan
tity of some of the principal articles of produce
left at tide-water from the commencement of navi
gation to and including the 30th of November, la
the years indicated:
1859. 1860. 1861.
Canal opened..April 15. Aprils. Mavl.
Flour. bbls 795,817 1,133,998 1,414,834
Wheat, bu 4,692,853 17,002,883 28,749,060
Cora... 2.448,910 14,079.679 2U57.921
Bariev 5.C05.285 2.900.958 2.900.953
Oats * 6,079,459 6.414,250 5.332,036
Rye 362.837 332,049 740.023
Beef, bbla 38,826 1L295 19.442
Pork, bbls 37,906 7.157 9,147
Bacon, tts 1,921.670 458.464 636.200
Bntter. lbs
Lard, fas 4,041.748 1.005,985 1.813.598
Cheese, lbs 11,938.543 11.921.51 9.496.960
Wool 2,227.070 2.035,779 1,720,183
alarming Decrease in the Farm Pro
duce and litre Stock of Ireland.
Mr. Donnelly, the Registrar General of Ire
land, lately issued one of his abstracts upon
the agriculture of the country. From it we find
that there is a decrease of 38,878 acres under pota
toes, a decrease of 9,175 acres in mangel andbeet
root, and a decreaseof nearly the same amount in
vetches andrape. There are 15,285 more acres of
turnips, «nd 7.135 acres of cabbage this year than
last, so that the net diminution in the extent of
“green crops ** Is 86,974 acres. The whole amount
planted was 1.570,608 acres, There is also a de
crease of 47,969 acres of meadow and clover.
Hence we get the following general summary:
Decrease in cereal crops
Decrease in green crops
Decrease in meadow and clover.
Total
Increase in flax.
Total decrease oflaad under crops in’6l.. 81,373
There is also a large decrease in the number of
lire stock in Ireland this year as compared with
1880, and that again was marked by a very largo
diminution compared with 1859. This year we
(Irish paper remarks) hare fewer horses by 5,983,
fewer cattle by 188,816, and fewerpigs by 173,085.
There is the night increase of 1,889 m tho number
of sheep. Thus, upon the average of rates assum-.
Ed by toe census commissioners of 1841, we hate
2,959
less value in lire stock by £1,101,845 than we had
in 1880. ThJa lamentable falling ofT-ln'llve stock
is attributed to two successive bad harvests. How
great has been the-losa4n production may be esti
inrrted.br a single Item. In 1860 we had Hewer tons
of potatoes by 1*668.143, orneariy one-half of the
entire quantity raised. This must have been a
grevious loss to the poor cotters, who endeavor to
make out the rent by keeping a cow, two or three
pigs or poultry.
The whole quantity of Onondaga Salt inspected
from January Ist to Nov. 30th last, amounts to
7,1X75,792 bushels—an increase over last year of
1,531.596 bushels.
The stock of pork and beef in the New Tork
and Brooklyn packing yards on the Ist last.. com*
pares aa follows; . t
Total old Last This date,
and new. month, last year.
.33,476 32,022 11,226
.22,172 9,001 58,573
Pork,
Beef.
bubsets by telegraph.
NEW YORK, Dec. 7 —Floub—Less active. Mar
ket scarcely so firm; prices, however, without ma
teria! change. Sales 1735 brla at [email protected] for re
jected: [email protected] for superfine state; [email protected]
for extra state; $5.75 for very good do; [email protected]
for superfine western; [email protected] for common to
medium extra western; for <*olce
shipping brands extra round hoop Ohio; [email protected]
$6.75 for trade brands—market closing steady;
Canadian steadv. and in moderate demand; sales
800 brie at [email protected] for superfine; [email protected] for
common to choice. Rye flour quiet and steady,
at [email protected] Com meal quiet and unchanged.
whisky— Without change; sales 450 hrls at
20®90KC. . .
gbaik—Wheat not ao active, bat no change In
prices; shippers disposed to wait for further ac
counts from Europe. Sales 26,000 bu Chicago
spring at $1.19®1-25; 13.0C0 bu Northwestern club
at sl.lfi(SJl.26; 34.000buMilwaukee do at [email protected];
17.4C0 bn amber lowa at $1.30; 14,000 bn red state
at [email protected]; 26,700hu amber red western at $1.35
@3.36; 26,000 bn amber Michigan at [email protected];
2.000 bu very choice do at $1.40; 6,000 hu Canada
club at $1.29 : 6,000 hu white Indiana at $1.40; 950
bu white Canada at $1.40®1.43:14,900 bn white
Michigan at [email protected] and 3,000 bn red Long Is
land on private terms. Bye firmer with sales of
9,500 bu at [email protected]' Barley steady. Sales 8,000 bu
Canada East at 78c; 8,000 hu state at 73c; and 9.000
hu Canada peas at 85c in bulk. Com a shade
firmer; moderate demand for export and home
consumption. Sales 107,000 bn at [email protected]>4c for
common to mixed western; [email protected] for prime do.
Oats heavy and declining. Sales [email protected] Jer
sey and state.
Provisions—Porlc without decided change in
price; sales 730 hrls at $12,50©13 for mess; $13.50
forpnmc mess; [email protected] for prime. Beef rules
quite firm, hut the market is vex? quiet; sales 100
hrls at [email protected] for prime; ss®s-50 for country
mess; $11.50(312 for repacked mess, and [email protected]
13.87# for extra mess. Dressed hogs in good
demand at $4.62#@4.75. Prime mess beef
steady and unchanged. Beef hams in mod
erate request; sales 50 hrls at sS#c. Bacon sides
firm and in middling demand. Sales 150
hoses at 7c for long clear deliverable in
Januarv and 7#c for short ribbed mid
dles on the spot. Smoked and cut meats doll
and nominally unchanged. Lard more active hut
no material change in prices. Sales 1559 hbls at
B#@9#c. Butter still rules verv firm and in fair
demand. Sales at [email protected] for Ohio; [email protected] for
state. Cheese steady and unchanged, we quote
at 6<g6#C. p
Stocks—Bather better, but quiet. C & B153;
C&T 37# ;G & C 70#; iIC49.
OSWEGO. Dec. 7—Weather is mild and pleas
ant. but business on lake and canal is drawing to
a dose. A few cargoes of grain will be due here
the fore part of next week, which will pretty
much clear up the receipts for this season.
Grain— Milling demand for wheat continues
moderate, with sales of T.CpO bu Chicago spring at
SI.CO; 6.500 bu do at 98c: and 3.000 du on p. t.
Corn and other grains quiet.
Receipts— l.96S hrls flour: 3,900 hu wheat;
12.000 hucorn.-
No shipments of grain by canal.
Sales, 85, averaging 95
downwards. Sales, 340
FORT OF CHICAGO
ARRIVED Dec. 6.
Prop Prairie State, Miller,-* Ogdensburgh, 341 brls
salt, sundries.
Schr Experiment, King, St. Joseph,’ 14 m staves,
16 cds wood.
Schr Josephine Dresden, Finnegan, Fuller’s Pier,
96 m lumber.
Schr L C Irwin. Sherman. pJanstee, 70 m lumber,
7 m shingles.
ABETTED Dec. 7.
Prop Mineral Rock, Ryder, Collingwood. 100 eda
wood.
Prop Union. Cooper. Sarnia. 200 brls salt.
Schr Golden Harvest, Comstock, Buffalo, 379 tons
coal.
Schr Surprise. Morrison. Cleveland, 300 tons coal.
Schr Kenosha. Ha eke*. Oswego, 250 tons coal.
Schr Spartan. Cherry. St Joseph, 52 cds wood.
Schr San Jacinto, Mason. Buffalo, ballast.
Schr S A Douglas. Vickery, Oswego. 150 brls salt.
Schr Fortune. Balloway. Buffalo, 193 m lumber,
15 m shingles.
Schr Kitty Grant. Maloney. Grand Elver, 60 ta
lumber.
1860. 1861.
CLEARED - -
Schr Buena Vista. Lee. Manistee.
Schr Experiment. King. St Joseph. 50 brla salt,
Schr Telegraph. Clidesdelle, Grand Kivcr, mdz.
Vessels Laid Ur in Buffalo.— The followin'*
is a list of vessels now in Buffalo, all of which, wo
understand, are to remain there during the winter:
Queen of the West. Crescent City. Baltic. St
Lawrence.
Comet. Euphrates, Equinox, Edith, Sciotft, Rock
et, Sun. Forest Queen, Queen of the Lakes, Cali
fornia. Potomac, Equator. Cuyahoga, Orontes. Ar
axes. Neptune. Eclipse, Mary Stewart, Mendota,
Fountain Citv. Buffalo. Galena. Chicago. Mayflow
er. Tonawauda. Plymouth. Free State, Concord.
Racine,* Montgomery .Acme, Nile, lowa, Adriatic,
Marquette.
n N Martin. W n Peabody. Relief. Ilorae, O L
Swift, E P Dorr. I? P Sprague, IIM Kinne, Buffalo.
Tom Cochrane. Daniel Boone. Alida. Itasca. Wm S
Bull, Wm U Wood, S S Whallon. J N Scatehard, J
Eilderbonse. Echo. Relief No 2,
Invincible. Mary E Perew, J Sweeney, M Stock
ton. City of Buffalo, Golden lVej*t, Great "West
No 1. Colorado, Sam SVard. Badjicr State. Torrent.
Citv of Chicago, City of Milwaukee.
N M Standurt. D Ferguson. Canopus. Young
America. Oleander. Tcmce, Mechanic. Ramsey
Crooks, Hampton, C P Blair. Sam Hale..
9,4*38 102,134 159.038
Bay State, CN Johnson. Atannto, Matt Root,
Die Vernon, Geraldine. Rebecca, Geo Foote,
Eclipse. live Yankee. Sacramento, Jenny Lind.
Gladiator, Miranda, Alvin Bronson, Adriatic, Sea
Gull. Racer, Wings of the Wind. Eliza Logan.
Corinthian. Imperial, W J Whaling, R N Brown.
Black Hawk. Lookout. Baltic. Yankee Blade, New
London, D O Dickinson, Challenge. J Thursby.
Airfares, Cornelia, U L Lansing. Dauntless. Snow
Drop. Jo Vilas. Mazeppa. Puritan, Anna C Raynor.
WL Manning. W B llibbard, L B Fortier. Ex
celsior. P J Sanborn, Transport, Snnbnry, Man*
Booth, J M Lee, York State. Elm City, FredL
Wells, Alderbaran, Seneca Chief. Sea Bird, Ger
trude. Lewis Ludington, Waurecan. Jupiter. HA
Richmond. Enterprise. M S Scott. Milwaukee
Belle, Fox. Philena. Mills. Golielma. Metropolis.
Contest. West Wind. C J Marshall, Hanover, Gov.
Hunt, Rose Douseman, Unknown, 2.
scows.
Forest Chief, Pilot, Diana.
♦Now out. but win lay up here on arrival.
RECAPITULATION.
Steamers. 4: Propellers. 36; Tugs. 20; Barks, 13;
Brigs. 11; Schooners, 76; Scows, 3. Total, 163.
—Buffalo Adztrii&r.
Disasters &c.—The following letter from Cleve
land we find in the Buffalo Adrcrliter:
Cleveland, Dec. 4th. 1861.
E. P. Dona-Sir: The propeller Genesee Chief
arrived here last night from. Toledo, and sunk in
the river bed immediately on her arrival. Had no
freight on hoard, AJeo arrived, schooner Nonpa
reil with loss of jib-boom, and two tier of salt wet
in the hold, cansedbyaleakfromthe centreboard
bos. Bad been seven days making the trip from
Buffalo. The Captain reports the loss of his first
mate off Ashtabula while reefing the foresail,
on her last trip down from Chicago to Buflalo. The
tng E. M. Peck left here this forenoon for Port
Burwcll to tow over the schooner Ellington, which
has carried away her mainmast. The brig J. G.
Deschler. that arrived here a short time a2O from
Europe, has discharged her cargo, with a great deal
of it damaged, and is now taking on coal for De
troit. There will be a larger number of vessels
laid up here than last winter.
Business is brisk around the ship yards. Some
arrivals of vessels and propellers. River still
open. Tours trulv, C. A. Gardner,
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jeuei-iyistp
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|jr Exchange on Europe sold In sums of £i and up
wards. mh2T6I-lylatp
BARGAIN’S ! BARGAINS!!
BARGAINS!!!—Ladies’ Wool Stockings at 20
cents, worth 23; Children’s Merino and Wool Stock
ings at 15 cents, worth -23; Men’s heavy Merino Shirts
at 60 cents, worth 75; Ladles’ Wool Sontags. from 50
cents to fL23; Boys’ Wool Scarfa at 12K and 15 cents,
worth 25 cents.
LADIES’ SUCK GAUNTLETS
At 40 cents, worth 73: Children’s Bound Combs at 6
cents, worth 12H; Ladles’ 30 Spring Hoop Skirts at 73
cents, worth $L00; and other cheap Goods too numer
ous to mention at H. MACNEILLS.
de2hS66-lw No. 193 South Clark street;
TTKIOR’ TOBACCO FACTORY.
m. SCSOTTENFELS, Manufacturer of
PLUG CHEWING TOBACCO.
Office and Factory, IS3 South Water street, between
Weils and Lasalle streets. Chicago, PL 904r3m
rj-UNS! GUNS!! GUN'S!!!
VJT Revolvers of all fcinds, Officers’ Svords, Belts.
Bashes. &c. Bowie Knlrwand Military Goods. Gu
Material. Sole agent for Hazard's Powder, All kinds
of AmmtmitioiL GEO. T. ABBET,
ap3-ly 133 Lake street
Acres.
. 16,701
. 88,974
. 47.989
Mitchell & zahm.
Manufacturers of '
TALLOW. CAUDLES ATTP SOAPS.
And Dealers In SIDES, WOOL. PELTS and SEEDS.
Factory, comer of State street and Archer Road. Of
fice and Warehouse, 7T Ktiuie street, Chicago, m.
J. A MTiatJiiX. [DOIS] &OQZ3ZAaiL
.100.044
. 19*271
atTERY. —Wily should House
keepers and their servants lose their patience
to© mtrylag to kindle Anthracite Coal wife pine
Bndtta'irten by ruing th© QttAHULAB FUEL, sold
by-C. W. GRAY, oorner of Market-and Washington
have afire at any ttoswithouttrouble?
Onondaga Salt.
Pork and Beef*
MARINE LIST.
3IABESE INTELLIGENCE.
PROPELLERS.
THUS.
iSurope.
jßigcrtlaneoiJs.
WHOLESALE
RY GOODS.
P. FALSER,
112, 114 &i 16 Lake Street,
750 Packages
DOMESTICS,
Bought before the late advance, and: will he sold from
K to one cent per yard less than can be
bought elsewhereJa this market
60 Bales Stark Sheeting,
75 “ Lawrence Sheeting,
160 “ Appleton do.
109 “ Indian Head do.
6RAL\ BAGS,
50,009 Stark SHI Bags, $37.50 per hundred,
30,000 Lewiston Bags, $35.30 do.
30,000 Ozark Bags, $33.50 do.
PRINTS.
100 Cases Herrlmae Prints,
50 “ American Print Works,
50 “ Bielunond Works,
SO “ Steadied ShsUn, Under Price.
3$ “ Hamilton Cotton Flannels,
100 Balts Denims, Strip* and Tick,
CLOTHS, KERSIMERES,
AND TESTINGS.
HOSIERY,
SILKS AND SHAWLS,
CLOAKS,
C A. R PETS,
Velvet, Brussels, Tapestry, Ingrain
and Three-Ply.
OIL CLOTHS,
Bedding and. Feathers,
Retail Dry Groods,
DRESS GOODS,
.Dec. 7.
Buying my Dress Goods entirely by the package for
cash, I can and will sell them 20 per cent, less
than can be bought elsewhere in this market.
NOTICE
Pucbascs made at my establishment that prove on
satisfactory either in price, quality or style, can be re
turned (to the Cashier’s desk) for which the purchase
money will be with pleasure returned.
P. PALMER,
113, 114 and 116 LAKE STREET.
[no2G-5555-ly]
asianteb.
\\T ANTED Second-Hand
T T TVhiskr or OU Barrels, for which wo will pay
3UTCHEIX & ZAHM.
Ko- 77 Kinzle street.
deT-hCSS-St
ANTED IMMEDIATELY —
t t Ten Carriage Trimmers by TA.TLOR, BCT
TERWORTH & CO.", Aurora, Kune County, UL
tle7-U6S4-lw
WANTED—By a Tcaelicr from
i T the Philadelphia Girls’ High and Konnftl School,
a situation to teach any of the English Branches, to*
gather with Elocution and Latin Grammar. Recom
mendations of the highest character can be given.
Address, with terms, “A. JV’ Philadelphia Post Oillce.
dc7-b6TI-3t
V\TANTED —Cheap for cash, a
T T second-hand Iron Smote Stuck. SOorffi Inches
in diameter, 50 feet lone. Address Post OfficcßoxoCW.
det>h£6o3t
TXTANTED.—A well educated
T T German Lady wishes a situation In a respect
able family. She Is capable and willing to teach her
ownjanguage. to do all kind of sewing either by haid
or bv the machine. Also, to do light housework. A
good home more desired than high wages. The best of
references can be given. Call at 81 ‘Wells street comer
HUnois street, N'orth Division, or address “A.C-” Tr
bune Office. dc'3-h054-3t
WAKTED—A Situation in a
T f Wholesale House as Book-Keeper, bv one who
is perfectlv competent, a good penman, and has had
several years experience in New York. Address Post
Office Box 969. dc3-h603-lw
T\T ANTED—A young, healthy
T T Wet Nurse, one that could take the child home
and take the best of care of It. An American woman
preferred. Apply at No. 575 Stale street.
dc3-h599-lw H. P. ROGERS.
TXrANTED TO RENT—A House
T T suitable for the “Home of the Aged and Inii-
cent Females” Anv person having such a house and
desiring to rent it, may communicate immediately, ei
ther la person or by letter, with the Rev. Dr. BOYD, at
93 Edina Place. Per order. deSlioSS-lw
TV/" AN TED! WANTED! —lron-
Y T Bound Turpentine or Oil Barrels, at ‘WEB
STER & BAXTER'S, 229 South "Water street.
nolß-h363-lm
TXT ANTED—2OO,OOO Railroad Ties
T T wanted, to be delivered daring tie coming
Winter and spring of 1562, at points on the
St. tools, Alton and Chicago Railroad.
For specifications, apply at the Superintendent's Of
fice [nolS-hSg-lmj C. U. ALT.EN, Snpt.
TXT ANTED.—To all Seeking Em-
T T plormcnt.—‘Wanted, an Agent to canvass ev
en* town and county in the Northwest. Easiness ap
propriate to the times. Everv man employed is doing
well. Send for a Circular, givinn full particulars. en
closing a new thrce-cent stamp, to J. H. JOHNSON,
corner of State and Randolph streets, Chicago.
P. O. Box 4553. OCSt-gtSfram
TREACHERS.—A gentleman and
JL hia wife, both graduates, arid teachers of several
rears’ successful experiences, desire a place In some
College, High School or Academv. Testimonials and
and references of the highest character can he given.
Address “J„ Teacher, Bedford, Ind.” def-hdi-iw
BUGGY WANTED.—Any one
haring a first-class gecond-hand Top Baggy. In
food repair, can find a cash customer by addressing
ost-Omce Bos 4153. Chicago. spf6My
KA A ARMY HORSES WANTED
t/v \J at the Phoenix Sale Stable, corner State and
Adams streets, Chicago, Illinois, by
nolS-WSWm JAMIES MIX & CO.
STo ISrnt.
TO RENT—The Furnished Dwell
ing House No. 323 Wabash avenue. Possession
given immediately. Inquire at Kb. 193 Michigan are*
nue. (Ic7li6t»iw
Houses to rent—
No. 214 Wabash Avenue,
No. 235 Wabash Avenue.
House near Tnlon Park.
Apply to F. H. CUTTING, Room No. 2 Walker’s
Slock. Dearborn streets. dUT-MT-Mw
r RENT—"With immediate pos-
JL session, the Brick Dwelling No. 123 North wells
street, containing twenty-two roomf, with gas, water,
and in good repair. Inquire at 232 Lake street,
(op-stairs.) de6-hS69-lw
XpURRISHED HOUSE TO LET.
_l_ A first-class and completely furnished residence
on Wabash avenue, north of Twelfth street, having ail
the modern improvements and ample room: also a
good barn. A pleasant family, with no small children,
can make a very desirable arrangement, and pay their
rent by boarding a email family now occupying the
premises. Apply to E. C. CLEAVES.
Real Estate Boom, No. w Clark st_ up stairs.
n025h546-lm
"ITIRST-CLASS “DOCK” AND
JU u Lumber Yard” Property to rent for 1862. bv
JOHN M ATT OCRS. Jr„ Telegraph Building, south*
east comer Lake and Clark streets. de3-hS3I-lm
ISoarbing.
"DOARDING.—Suites of rooms and
-M single rooms can be obtained with Board at 233
State street. Also, a few day boarders can be accom
modated. u02h56-5w
T>OARDIN G.—Desirable rooms
J—J with board may now be had at 49 Tan Buren
street, third door cast of State street. noSUI96-lm
T) CARDING.—A few gentlemen
-L* and families can be accommodated with board
and pleasant rooms at No. 69 Michigan Avenue. Also,
a References exchanged.
"DOARDENG.—There are now ya
-U cant at 223 and 225 South Clark street, some
pleasant front rooms, suitable for accommodating gen
tlemen and their wives or single gentlemen. It 5 also
a convenient location for day tjoarders. ss It is only a
few momenta* walk from the Post-Office. no4-hlo2-5w
"DOARDENG.—A pleasant suite of
JJ front rooms, fhmished or unfurnished, with
board, suitable for a family. Also, a few single gentle
men can be accommodated with rooms and board by
applylngst 104 Monroe street, opposite the Custom
House. References exchanged- no2-hST-5w
BO ARDING.—Yery desirable
room* with board can now be obtained at 261
West Washington street, "comer of Morgan. Also, a
few day boarder* can be accommodated. no4-hsl-6w
XTATIONAL HOUSE, 278 State
Xi street la now opened and newly furnished
throughout, for the accommodation of boarders aan
Bd*adigj>oarggr*, on the moat roHcaahfe term*.
McVICKER’S theatre,
Madison street between state and Dearborn.
MONDAY EVENING, Dec. 9Ui, seventh night of lbs
beautiful young American Tragedienne.
MISS BATEMAN,
THio will appear this evening for THE LAST TIME in
ber great character of
BEATRIX; Or, The Madonna of Art
Supported by Miss Hosmer. Messrs. Me Victor, Prior,
Mycra and Chaplin.
*jy new and benntifni play has been received
With universal approbation. maWe. with TCa
LARGE AND FASHIONABLE AUDIENCES.
A decided hit. bat must be withdrawn after this even
ing to mate room for other attractions. ““
Grand Dance Miss Jisjob hiout. f
To conclude with the sparkling petite Comedy of
THE MARRIED RAKE,
Mrs. Trictrac, Miss Hosmer; Mr. Flighty, M r . Myera
gy Mrs. Bateman’s great Comedy or SELF twin
shortly be prodneed.
AGRARD BALL will be given
under the auspices of the
CHICAGO DRAMATIC ASSOCIATION
This Monday Evening, Dec. 9th,
at TEUTONIA HALL,' No. 235 and 235 Randolph street,
which, under the able management of its members,
who. It seems, hare spared nonalns In making this an
oocaaion of festivity and mirth, promises to be a good
affair and worthv of liberal patronage. de9-h7oa-2t
T\7TNCHELL 5 S LECTURES and
T Y PERSONATIONS OF CHARACTER,
A.T BRYAN HALL,
On MONDAY EVENING, Dec. 9tb,
In the coarse of the evening Mr. W. will give his
New Union Debating Society Sketch of six characters
without change of coataae. deT-hgTQ-2;
Kingsbury hall.—wm be
opened on FRIDAY, Dec. 6th, 1861, for a short
time only.
J. Insco Williams' Celebrated Keying
PANORAMA OF THE BIBLE.
Commencing with the Creation of the 'World, and
continuing in Historical order down to the Babylonian
Captivity, covering over 4,000 yards of canvass.
Exhibition each evening at TK o’clock. Also, Oil
Wednesday and Saturday at 3 P. M.
Tickets. 25 cents: Children under 10 years of age 13
cents, packages of five tickets. sl. des-h650-inx
MIRASOLE’S DAYCTYG
V I • ACADEMY.
Corner Madison and Clark sta.—Entrance on Madison.
Class open at all times for beginners.
Children's Class everr Tuesday and Saturday. Pa
rents onlv allowed as visitors. Assembly every Tues
day night for Scholars and Friends, and no persons ad
mitted except those introduced by scholars. Post offlea
Box 1052. an2s-g457-6m
\fETROPOLITAN HALL—Thia
AtJL popular Hall has been re-painted and
PUT IN COMPLETE ORDER,
And is now for rent by the night or week. It is re
garded as one of the best Halls In the United States.
The first Artists of the country, testify that In respect to
SOUND AND VENTILATION
It has hardlv an equal. It will scat over two thousand
persons. The rent will be moderate. Address E. W.
HOARD, or “Proprietor of Metropolitan Hall. Chi
cago, 111. n025-h46t-3m
NOTIONS.
FIR sale at a GREAT SAC
RIFICE.—f6.OOO worth of property offered for
$2,500. on time, viz:—'73 feel on North Ciarkstrcct. with
two good buildings thereon. The one a large two-story
house in good order, and the other a neat cottage, with
bam. d:c. Also, 40 feet on Washington street, with
building— Cheap fob Cash. %tle Pebkbct. Apply
to J. r. OLINGEB. office Xo. 1, at N'o. 46 Clark street.
deS-hCwS-St
FIR SALE.—A desirable residence
near Union Park for sale cheap, containing eight
rooms. large hall, clossets. pantrv, storeroom, cellar, and
woodshed attached. Also, a goo«i Bam. Lot 60x114
feet to nn allev. Applv to G. W. STAN'FORD. 32 West
Randolph street, (up-stairs.) deg-USSS-6t
FIR SALE OR REAL—For a
few davs only. Rare OppoßTr.vrrr.—The sub
scriber. being about to remove to the East, offers for
sale Bouse and Barn. N'o. 174 West Mndhwn street.
Household Fnmitare for sale; also, a good Cow. Ac.
dc3-h605-lw A. A: BARKOWS.
X?OR SALE—A vacant Lot on
JL Clark street, fronting Court House Square, clieap.
Inquire of 31. T. COLE, Room Xo. 8,121 Lake street.
Uolß-h375-lm
FOR SALE—A Scholarship in
Bryant & Stratton's Commercial College. Apply
to E. S- WELLS, of the firm of Satterlee. 'Telia &
Faulkner, at 64 Lake street. n016U3^3-la
F)R SALE. —For sale for cash
or on time. 100 feet on Washington street by 141
on Margaret street. Verr desirable residence proper
ty. Apply to J. LEWIS LEE. 32 Clark street, corner of
Dike. deITCI-iy
F)R SALE —House aiul Lot, 231
Wabash avenue. The house was well built, and
has gas and water. The lot is in a pleasant part of the
citv. ami is the highest point of ground in the South
Division. Address L. ROSSITER, Lake Forest.
jel2-h913-Cm
TpRESII MILCH COWS for sale
at Haase's Stock Farm, one mile south of Harlem
Station, known as
HAASE’S PARK.
Intending to dedicate my attention exclusively to the
embellishment of my Park, I shall sell the whole of my
rich stock of Milch Cows at a sacrifice.
dc4-h613-St F. Ha ase. Post Office. N'oycsville.
OTEAM ENGINE AND BOILER
Vo FOR SALE.—A new 100-horsc power Engine, la
complete running order, will be soul low, either for
cash or lime, for approved paper. Applv to
VAXDERvOORT, DICKERSON' & CO,
Tin Plate ami Sheet Irou Dealers.
DoC-bICS-lgtr-lm 199 & -,‘Ql Randolph street.
PLOUKING MILL AXD DIS
JL 1 TILLERY for Sale or to Kent; situated on Fox
Three miles east of Elgin. The Mill has four run ot
stone, ami the Distillery has a capacltv ofSOO bushels.
Thev mav be rented separately or together.
possession Gin:. v ddiedia tel r.
Or the property mar be bonsrht at a very lotr price and
casv terms. J'or particulars applr to
DAVIi & xissiy.
Ko. 46 Lasalle street, Chicago.
noS-hlKlm
ATOTICETO IMTLLERS.—F or sale,
J_x a Steam Flouring Mill with three nm of stones
with all the neccssarv, bolting. smutting and cleaning
apparatus; large Engine, supplied hr two boiler?; all
the machinervln nood manias order. In connection
with the Mill,'there is a frame store house, with all the
fixture?, three frame dwelling houses, several lots,
frame eoojier shop, barrel shed, large scales, stock
vsvrd. with abundance of water. This property is la
the midst of a wheat growing country, and affords a
a rare opportunity for a practical man to do a profits]
basinets. Having taken this property for debt. I will
dispose of it at a low price on easy terms. or will
exchange It for improved farms. For further particn.
lars apply to GEOBGE L. DAPENTORT. Davenport,
lowa. no^Ohj'W-lw
Crt OAA TO LOAN.—The ad-
JL • V-* vcrllser has the above amount to
loan on two vears time on improved farms within 100
miles of Chicago, or improved ettv property. Address
Bos 367, giving full descriptionofproperly. deT-h6TI-3E
"VTOTIGE-—Chicago, Doc. 3d, 1861.
1 v On the Olst of
business heretofore conducted bv me in this citr. Mr.
HENRY' G. ItAN’NEV. who succeeds me. will continue
the business on his own account. and in which I have
no interest. [de4-h*7ii-lw] P. ANDERSON.
TMRORTART TO PACKERS.—
_l_ Wc have rebuilt our Mcltinq House, destroyed by
Are, and bavin;: adopted every modern improvement,
we are prepared to render lard, hoim-heads, ribs, etc.,
with promptness and dispatch- VTe have adopted “Tar
ncr's Patent,” which enables us to render lard, or tal
low. In one half the time required by the old process,
and without injuring the stock bv orer-cooldne. T7e
guarantee the quality of our rendered stock tone su
perior to any rendered in Chicago, Terms reasonable,
y J MITCHELL * Z.IHM,
77 Kinzic street
kj be received at the Chief Quartermaster’s Office, in
Et. Louis, Mo„ until 12 o’clock 5L MONDAY. Decern
her 16th. IS6I. for ten thousand tons of Hay. two hun
dred thousand bushels of Oats, and two hundred thou
sand bushels of Com: to be delivered at the rate of
fifty thousand bushels of each kind of irrain and fifteen
hundred tons of Hay per week, at the Government
"Warehouses in the Cilv of St. Louis.
Bidders are requested to be present at the opening of
the bids. , _ „
Bids should be endorsed. “Proposals for Hay, and
“Proposals for Corn and Oats. , ~
deG-hK9-td £. D. CHAPMAN, A- Q.M.
'J'O HE j/t.— PIANOS AND
MEL.ODEONS
TO RENT—new and second hand. Pianos for sale low
at 113 Lake street, (up-stairs), near Clark street.
[apim-ly]
T\fAR DECLARED OX RING-
T T BONES. Splentz. Spavins. Corba. Poll Evils &C
--&c. The undersigned are in possession of a receipt t®
make an Oil which will cure the above blemishes
which they will send to any one who sends them sland
a three-cent stamp. Addres* **R.&H.,”Box4*, we#
Milton. Rock Conntr. WJS. N. B.—The above Oil is
one of the best articles known for family use, to cars
corns, chilblains, flesh wounds, bums, die. ■>
de2hsSo-lm R & H.
Jf INN A N BADDIES
RAG WAREHOUSE, 14 Lasalle
street, between Lake and Water sts_ Chicago, HL
WILLIAM GILBERT
win pav the highest market price in cash for Cotton
and woolen Bags. Old Metals, &c., Ac. deT-hCTIWta.
Mterhune,
• (SUCCESSOR TO * CO.)
SHOW CASE
MANUFACTURER,
NO. 63 BEABBOES STREET,
CHICAGO. ILL.
Post Office Box 4166. llot-lITT-l,
Amusements.
FORTY ODD CHARACTERS.
Jfor Sale.
AX CLINtONmiiE,
CScneral Notices.
no2ShSIS-lm
‘BALED PROPOSALS WILL
FOR SALE AT
BOGGEXT & EASSOS',
No. 20 North Clark street.
dcT-h6TWt
CTEAW BOARD! STRAW
O board::
50 TONS STRAW BOARDS
Received on consignment and for sale low.
nol2-h253-lm G. S. & L. LAFLIN.
CHIP BUILDING AND SHIP
)0 REPAIRING.—The undersigned, recently Pro
prietor of the well known Shipyard at Milwaukee, har
ing permanently located himself at this point, is the
above business. Is now prepared to enter into contract
for Vessel Building and Repairing, .on term? satisfac
tory to those who mav feel it to their interest to give
him a liberal share of theirpatronage. _.. .
Office and Yard, foot of lavard street, Detroit Mica
ocSxSm J. M. JONES-
COUTH CHICAGO TAXES.—
)0 Notice!? hereby given that I win d»yco™j
mcncc the collection of State and Co u
Taxes in the Town of South Chicago..
ing to pav their taxes can find me at the Office 01 me-
C %*SiaMw “* lllo mW&S. Collector.
$50,000 I
Kincnfc HOFSE OF WEIGHT & B&OTHES,
Dealers in
Bank Notes, Specie and Exchange,
No» 36 CLABSi STB£BX<
Messrs- Wright ft Brother inform their customer*
anc r patrons that they have withdrawn their dally
Price Current of Illinois and Wisconsin Depredated
Currency, on account of the scarcity thereof, out they
still continue to boy all classes of oncurrent Money at
the highest market rates.
■WRIGHT ft BROTHER.
P. s.—We are paying Auditor's rates in gold or ex
change on New lock for Hanks which have neen sola
aadjfividOQd* declared. no2T-h513-lw

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