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V<v. \i j?v\NDRIA BOA i
VVASHING T-1 AN"Uil a„j ',ftcr this dj;i the
f\ y^hiiiirs of ‘.he Steamboat
f^S- gr^S^gpaa.VIX. will be a s l«*l
iJivs. until Oirttie. nonce. , , o.,,o:,. i
Leave Aiexamlria a- j • ' .'. , , "j_‘
Leave Washington nt 3. U; amt , »tuH.k.
The boat will make on- " 1 '*:IY totioorge
town, (Sum1ns except* !.) 1-e.tv.n* Atexan- j
tins at 12 o’clock, and <* ■ofge'n vn a ! I o n ). K ,
oov 12—tf J AMES <}U\ , Jr.,Captain.
____■ — ~|~l-f I
ON’ AGAIN! STEAMER J >3. J JtlNSON.
---Wk The Stockholders of the
tner JOSEl’H JOHN
v>\~ respectfully it.form
thepublic"tliat she is n >w “ sound and sea
wuithy,”and can pass anv inspecuon.tiowev
ever acrulimaing, either in bu er, hud, or
otherwise, mi l they hope that alt !ears may I
now be dissipated as regards her safety, as
she is in perfect and good order in every res
pect read v as Usui I to convey passengers and
freight to and from Alexandria upon as ac
commodating terms nsanv other boat The fol
lowing hou-s are selected as the only choice
left, and will he adhered to until further no
Leave Washington at 8, 10, and 124 A. M., |
and 3 ?. M. , !
Leave Alexandria at !), 111 A. »*., unit « ^
and 4 P. M. Bv ortier of the Committee,
IGNATIUS ALLEN,
nov 11 —tf
NOTICE*
The Steamboat CO- |
A, Captain J.Guv
tber, will leave Baltimore
on Saturday evening ISth instant, for the Dis
trict, and returning will leave Alexandria
every Wednesday morning thereafter at /
o’clock. ___feb 1^—if
BEAUTIFUL SMOOTH PAGES.
Dil. Felix GourauJ’s Depilatory Powdera
for uprooting Superfluous Hair witnont
injury to theSkim The following testimonials
from the New York press wiil recommend tins
invaluable article: .
‘We ha 70 seen tested Dr. Oourau IN Depn
a tor y Powder; an ! confidently recommend
the article to individuals aonoved with super
fluous hair, which, by its use, is entirely re
moved in a short time, loavimg Hie skin, alter
washing the part, perfectly vvhi'e and smooth,
freed from the slightest irritation.*—N. Y.
Evening Star. ^
We cheerfully recommend Dr Goumnris
Depilatory Powders to nil tormented with su
periiuous hair. Ladies with hairv lip-5, and
pale faced young gentlemen wit! mme down
on their faces than is wished, will find it an
invaluable article. We have seen it tested,
and therefore speak by ihecird.— Daily News.
For sale only in Boston hy the appointed
a^ent, A. S. Jordan. No. 2, Milk street, at $1
. per bottle For $a e b>
■IecS0-!v GH AS O. BERRY*
HIGHLY IMPORTANT TRUTHS! !
\ S the season is advancing when Summer
|y>\velGomofc*ntprevaiH—the subscriber
orfers hi;US ‘/.era Infantum Syrup, as a sure
remedy lor the prevention and cure of the
Summer Bowel Complaint in children or oth
ers. Tais medicine cures bv its route ami
Antis2out powers, and the pane -tN strength
increases with its use. Of theadaptation of this
remeuy <.0 tnis ui^ea.se - * * - t>-pcr..ci <. o» iuc
a$t five years has i Vjv.!.» atly prove..j on sr.le
W'_y by '■/.?!* L.i.ify.I(i\Li% tmirij. Dent,
• si a6—dti
ALSO. !
S.uptnorSe* llitx Powders. > boxes ior i
Let?’i Airaor.io »s fML< 2A els. ucr Box.
HANCS’3 COMPOUND SYRUP OF HORE
HOUND.
FOR the Cure of Coiu V. Colds, Oonsump*
ti»u, Bronchitis, Asthma. Spitting t>f
Blood, Pain and Oppression •>! the Breast, and
till Disd ases arLhig from a Disordered Con;;* j
lion of the Lungs.
Perhaps there is no Medical Observation
better established, and none more generally
confirmed by tne experience of the best phy
sicians of all ages in all countries, than the
Fact, that many of ?h? most difiienB and in- j
curableCorrso n:»tVm.s mu; .ate i:* neglected [
colds. In a dilute s> variable as ours, J
where the changes went], »r are fre ^tendy ;
du Idea an I onexp.v.u: !, :t re v! more e t;*£ ,
and attenti >n *•> g:nrd igunst this dan tero ;; ;
enemy to bo inn life, than r.ost persons are j
able and willing to besto v. The la;Iso: uv>r- |
tahty exhibit the alarming and in >st melan
choly fact, that the number of deaths by this
disease are as five tonne, inasmuch then as
this fatal disease is increasing and spreading
so widely an i fevbidv.and bidding defiance
often to the combined ski*.! of the most emi
nent physician", it is a gratification to the pro
prietor to he enabled to o Ter 7o all of con
sumptive In hits, or those afflicted with dis
tressing pains in *h? side or breast, or any
affection of the n^nst or lungs, a reasonable
and almost certain n prospect of relief.
The virtues of Horeh >:md for arresting tne
progress of cough and consumption, have
been universalv kno v*» since the discovery
of America. The In inns so celebrated for
curing all diseases with herbs, used very ex
pensively the 1 lurch mad, ;n a i casesoi C >' is,
Coughs, ike. It is to the n that we ire indebt
ed for the kno vie i.;? we have of this yalua -
hie remedy, and did we use it as freely and
promptly as those uncivilized beings, the list
of deaths from consumption, would he com
paratively small, to what it is ;s at present.
11 i M f .x 1 iiv >« r\ v * e 0*0 j !• \ >w n il IP t V 1 T . 1
. ^>*1 * «> ' * • ' • 1 • .
Consumption,” bec-une thev always take
such remedies as arrest the disease in tune;]
consequently being free from diseases of th.e
Jungs, they ire the ht irnest race ot persons
in the w^rid.
The CompiV.nd Syrup of Ho re hound is a |
medicine suita nie to persons ot ali i res arid |
sexes; and if t;k;5n «.n the aipe.tr mee of the
first symptoms which are a cau*b or pun in
the breast, will in nine cases out of ten, adorn
relief and edeet a speedy cure.
For sale at th? Drug Sio-e o/
J Ot IN’ R PIERPOIN l\ Agent,
corner iCin® an ! *Vashingnn sts. ap 3—ly
FOR THE SKIN AND COMPLEXION. |
fTV) heal Ilarsh,Rough, ami ('happed Skin,
1 and render it beaoutuily soft, Dr. Felix
Ocwaud’s EAU DE BEAUTE possesses pro
properties ot surprising energv. in producing
delicate white neck, hands and arms, and j
protecting them from the solar heat. Its
soothing and ameliorating properties immedi
ately aiiay the smarting irritation of the skin
produced by the sting of musquitnes, or other
causes, assuages iofla rnmi tion, removes cut a •
Jieouseruptions, pimples, blotches,*an and red
ness, by its dilating properties it stops the for
mation of wrinkles, and banishes them when
present, and elicits a beaud*"' M»v-nile appear
ance. To be had no where cv*. . New York
but at 67 Walker street. I door from the cor
ner of Broadway. SJ per bottle.
CAUTION.—See that *Eaude Beatite, fah- j
rique par Dr Felix Gouraud, New York,’ is
blown in the four sides of each bottle.
Beware of spurious imitations of this cele
brated cosmetic, of the most deleterious char
acter, containing mineral astringents utterly
ruin ius to the complexion, and by their re
pedant action endangering health.
DR. FELIX OOURARD’S SUPERIOR
VEGETABLE ROGUE is composed materi
ally Irom flowers and simples, an article
which, from its perfect assimdaiion with the
skin, and its correctness atid permanency of
*nt, gives to the countenance a bloom impos
sible, on the closest inspection, to detect from
nature: and is warranted free from any min
eral substance and immoveable by perspira*
tion, or rubbing with a handkerchief. 50cents
per bottle. For sale by
CHA8. C. BERRY.
Jet |0—lj King street.
i
j WORTH NOTICING.
THE following letter from the Rev. J. W.
Sawyer, of Shaftsbury, Vermont, in con
firmation of the virtues of Dr. Jayne’s Hair To
nic is from so good a source, and so strong a
voucher for the article, that we give it to our
itaders. If any ofthemare similar.y afflicted,
•l ev will thank us for the information, as none
are disposed to consiaer baldness an addition
to \ ersonal beauty. Where a remedy is real
ly good. i*. should be universally known, while
aiffiuacicery should meet a prompt exposure.
.S.E.Postt
Shaitsoury, Bennington Co. Vt. )
Aug. 4th, 1840. y
D\ D. Jayne:—Dear Sir—Learning
through the medium of the newspapers the
elfcacy of your HAIR TONIC, and being ac
quainted with some of those recommending it,
to wit: Rev. C.C. Park, Rev. Dr. Babcock,
ai:d Rev. L. Fletcher, and when in New York
.•astspring, 1 purchased two bottles, with a
yiew to make the experiment. I have been
quite bald for about four years, and obligedjto
wear a wig. Indeed, it is constitutional with
my lannly to be bald in early life. I confess,
l h ui nut little confidence m the attempt, ha
ving been so bald, ana near 46 years of age,
and that partol my head destitute of hair
ex v*edingly smooth. 1 however, commenced
agreeably to your directions, ana used one
bottle fait id uliy, and with very Iitt.e effect
but before i bad used the second bottle, a
very hue f uzzy hair became perceptible, which
continued to grow, and now having used the
third bottle,! have had three cuttings perfor
rced,and the prospect is very flattering, that
I sha i again lie blessed with a fine head of
hair ornamental ana useful. I am extremely
gratified with the prospect, and from obserya
, tions made, many of my friends, and acquain
tances who have herertofore regarded ;the
i nrfMiarution as deceptive, and only a catch!
! nnt.t.i rt/\rwiO»'n •) IliMir W’P C!5 that it i
LiV • « I I • V 'rs*\ ’. ■ ^ ' ’ ’ ” ^
isk‘Trut.h—No Fiction.” J. W. LAWYER.
Prepared only by Dr D. Jayne, No.20 South
Third Street, Philadelphia. Price SI.
V Messrs. Win. Stabler, and Co. are my a
gents in A Ifvandria tor the sale of the above
sirtic.e. D. JAYNE.
sepIC—lv _
.
f \ EE daily effecting some of the most as
V* toaishing and wonderful CURES thatev
.-r have been known—in consequence of which
they have now become a shining mark against
which ail the arrows of disappointed hope, en
vy ami uncharitableness are levelled without
distinction. The town and country are alike
filled wpa their praise. The paiaceand poor
house alike echo with their virtues. In an
climates, under all temperatures, they still re
tain their wonderful powers, and exert them,
unattended by age or situation. They are
simple in theirpreparation.mild in theiraction,
thorough in their operation and unrivalled in
their results.
PETERS* VEGETABLE PILLS,
Are Anti-Bilious, Anti-Dyspeptic and Anti
Mercurial,and may justly beconsidereda Uni
vkusat, Mkihcim:: but they are peculiarly be
neficial in the following complaints,---Yellow
and ^iiious Fevers. Fever and A; ue, Dyspep
sia, Croup Liver Complaints, Sic Head-ache, |
Jaundice, Asthma, Dropsy, Rht iinatism, Kn- 1
.urge merit of the Spleen, Piles, Cholic, Female
Obstruction*,Heartburn, Furred Tongue, Nau
n:uA 1 f J 'I CJ ^ t M r lG ‘J
: • Vt % ^ t ' :«xi i ' ' i • ' ' ■ - -----— — - - . — j
I Incipient Diarhoea, Flatulence Habitual Cos
; five ness. Loss of Appetite, Blotched or sailow
! Complexion,and in all cases of Torpor of the
Bowels, where a Cathartic or an Aperient i$
needed. They are exceedingly mild in their
operation.producing neither nausea, griping’
not debiiiiv.
J=^Forsa!e by all the Druggistsin Alex
andria, Washington,and Georgetown
july 2S — 1 v __
TO THE BALD HEADED AND OTHERS
; AOES any know a neighbor or a friend whe
j> has been Bald, and whose head is now
covered with fine hair? One whose coat col
lar was covered with dandrufl, though brush
ed every hour—which has now vanished en
tirely? Or one whose hairs at early age were
turning grey, who now has not a grey hair?— |
Children whose heads were covered with J
seruf,—\vh >se hair would not grow, that are j
n.v.v growing the fullest crops of hair? Some I
cases must he known to most persons. Ask !
them the cause, and you will he told, these
thiugshave been done by the use of t tie BALM
OF COLUMBIA. Of 20 years growth is this
article, its demand increasing annually some
hundred uer cent.—though when discovered
not opposed by any thing for the same purpose
now assailed by almost numberless mushroom
trash preparations that will ruin the hair if us
ed toanv extent. Can more than these facts
be wanted—reter to the recommendations by
a list of names of respectability, unequalled
bv any other article. Look to these things—
bnv this article. Stay and preserve your hair j
bv its use, or if bald restore it. Ladies, at-j
tend to this—hundreds in fashionable lite are i
using it as the toilet. Long hair is very apt to
fill out, Ladies, use the Balm of Columbia
in time to save yourselves the disgrace of bald
ness by neglect of your persons.
It is your fluty, as mora.ists to preserve the ■
beauties of nature, with which a bountiful :
Creator has endowed you—use the Balm, for it
will do it.
CAUTION TO BE REMEMBERED.
—Severn! most flagrant attempts have been
made to counterfeit the true Balm of Colum-»
bia. Some of the impostors have gone so far 1
as to counterfeit the splendid wrappers, and !
UU: f a IIS (; I .> iugil I <t, rj ir i cvnx c.uci im i m-i *i
except the name of Comstock, which they i
dare not forge. I
To avoid impositions therefore, always took !
(or the name ofComstock & Co. or L.S.Com- 1
stock, and never buy the article unless it has j
that name upon «t. !
Sold Wholesale and Retail, only at No. 2!
Fletcher street, N. Y. j
From the Boston Chronicle, Jan. to.
V -p We see by an advertisement in a notner
column that Messrs. Comstock and Co., the
authorized Agents for Old ridge’s bahn of Co
iumbia, have deputies to sell that article in
Boston and elsewhere.—We kumv a lady of j
this city whose hair was so nearly gone as tc j
iexpose entirely her phrenological develp
ments, which, considering that they betoken ■ I
ed a most amiabie disposition, was not inreai
ity very unfortunate. Nevertheless she mourn
ed the loss or locks that she had worn, and,
after a year’s fruitless resort to miscalled res
toratives, purchased, some monthsago,a bot
tie or two ofOldridge’sBalm, and she has now
ringlets in rich profusion, glossy, and of raven
blackness. We are not pufhng—none of the
commodity bas been sent to us, and, indeed,
i we do not want any, for though we were
[obliged to wear a wig a year ago, we have -
now, through its virtue, hair enough,and of a j
passable quality, of our own.
Daring Fraud. The Bairn of Columbia has
been imitated by a notorious counterfeiter. Let
it never be purchased or used unless it have
thenameof L. S. COMSTOCK, orthe signa
ture of COMSTOCK & Co. on 2 splendid
wrapper. This is the only external test that
nil secure the public from deception.
\dHresa COMSTOCK & CO.
Wholesale Druggists, New-Yorhf
^ 9 Fletchei 'street* *
Ffio WlLiLj GO BALD?
COLONEL SEAVER, Postmasteii at Bata*
via, is knowing to the tact, that Dr. Bingham,
ot GenneSvSee county aged over 70, and for
more than 17 years very bald, has had his
hair fully restored by the use ol one hott e of
i the Ba Im ofColumbia fromCOMSTOCK & CO.
I Fo» *a»e by J. I. Sayrs, Win. Harper,
|J« H. Monroe. Alexandria iec 1—lj
|-.— ---*—* i
WHITE LEAD.
LEWIS1 White Lead, for sale low by
-oct 3 WM. STABLER & CO.
i - "
JAYNES INDIAN EXPECTORANT
IS RECOMMENDED as decidedly su
perior to any other known combination
ot Medicine, for Coughs, Colds. Influen
za, Consumption, Asthma, spitting of
Blood, Hoarseness, Difficulty of Breath
ing, Hooping Cough, Pain, and Weak
ness of the Breast, and all diseases of the
Pulmonary organs.
This medicine is highly and justly re
commended, by numerous arm respecta.
ble individuals, who have found relief
from its use. Many who have been la
boring under protracted Coughs and
pains in the breast and have been sup
posed by themselves and their friends far
advanced in consumption, have been
happily restored to ported health by the
use of this valuable Expectorant.
Persons laboring under chronic or
consumptive coughs, will find great ad
vantage from carrying a small quantity
of the Indian Expectorant with them,
while attending to their various avoca
tions, and taking a teaspoonful occa
sionally. Their cough wiil.be scarcely
felt and they will be enabled to expecto
rate with the greatest facility, and the ir
ritating matter v. ill thereby soon be re
moved and a permanent cure effected.—
Let the afflicted try it.
Prepared only by Dr. D. Jayne of Sa
lem, New Jersey, and none is genuine
without his written signature to the label
on the outside of the bathe.
CERTIFICATES.
I hereby ccr'ify that I was cured of a
violent cough ami pain in the breast by j
using Doctor Jayne's Expectorant Med
icine. My wife also was afflicted with a
bad cough and pain in the breast, atten- i
ded with so much difficulty of breathing (
as to prevent her from getting any sleep
for a number of nights in succession, but
by taking two doses of this medicine she
was enabled to sleep quietly through the
night and in a lew days by continuing
its use she was perfectly restored.
Jacob Ridgeway.
Hancoc k’s Bridge, N. J. Sep. 183(5.
From the Rev. C. C. P. Crosby, late
agent of the Ameiican Baptist.
To Dr. D. Jayne. Dear sir: l have
made use of the Indian Expectorant,
personally and in mv family for the last
six vears with great benefit. Indeed 1
may consider my life piolongt-d by the
use of this valuable medicine, under the .
blessing of Cod, for several \ears. i
may say almost as much in the case of
my wife and also of the Rev. Mr. Tinson
o! the Island of Jamaica. For all cases
of cough, irfllamation ol (lie chest, lungs
and tnroat. 1 do most unhesitatingly re
commend ibis as the best medicine I have
ever tried. My earnest wish is that o
• hers afflict eel as ! have been, may expe
rience xlie same relief, which l am per
muded they will by using the Indian
Expectorant. C. O. P. Crosby.
N. B. Many of my neighbors, on my
recommendation, have tried this medi- ,
rinn vvilh nmfmm success.
N. York June 15, 1835.
From the Rev. Jonathan Going, D. D
Editor oi the Ameircan Baptist.
1 have used the above medicine with
success for a cough and hoarseness.
Jonathan Going.
New York, Dec. 1835.
Doc?. D. Jayne—Dear sir: I was for
a long time atiFcted with a Violent cough
and difficulty of breathing, attended w ith
weakness and pain in my breast, but
eave been lestored to perfect health by I
using one bottle of vour Indian Expecto-1
rant. I have been subject to a cougn |
and pain in my breast for n^ar twenty
years, and have found far urea'er bene
fit from this medicine than from any
other. I remain, respectfully.yours,
Susan I upland
Canton, Nov. 2]. 1S3$. ,
Many more certificates miuht be add
ed but the above are considered suffici
ent. D. JAYNE.
Salem, N. J. April, 1S3G.
Forsale by agents throughout the Uni
ted States, w here also may he had Jayne’s
Carminative Balsam, lor Bowel Com
plaints; Jayne’s Tonic Vermifuge, for
Worms, Fever and Ague, Dyspepsia,
Sour Stomach, &. c.
Agent for Alexandria,
1st mo 28—Iv WM. STABLER.
SUMMER COMPLAINT.
‘gMARRHfEA, DYSENTARY, and
T all other derangements of the Sto
much and Bowels, are etfectnaliv cured
by Dr. Jayne’s Carminative Buisam.
Ur. 1 '• Jayne—uear Mr,—Having mane
ot your Carminative Balaam in my
family, and finding it to be admirably n
dapted to :he complaints for which it is
intended, 1 take pleasure in recommend- j
ing it to the use of my friends and the |
public generally, believing those who are |
addicted with any of these complaints
V/ ill find relief in the use of (his valuable 1
medicine* Jonathan Going, D. I).
President of Granville College, Ohio.
New York, May 20, 1337, v
Baltimore, March 27, iS33.
Dr. Jayne.—Dear Sir. You ask me
what proofs 1 meet with of the efficacy of
your medicine. I can ouU!y s..y that 1
never prescribed a medicine for Bowel
Complaints that has given me so m ch
satisfaction, and my patients so speedy
and perfect relief as this. Whenever in
troduced into a family, it becomes a
standing remedy for those ailments, and
is called for again and again, which 1
think a pretty good proof of its efficacy
and usefulness; in the Summer Com
plaint of children it has frequently ap
peared to snatch the little victims as it
were from the grave. It saved the life
of my child, and ot such and such a child
I have repeatedly heard said: In dysen
teric affections of adults. I have time and
again seen it act like a charm, and give
permanent relief in a few hours—I may
say in a few minutes. In line it is a val
uable medicine, and no family should be
without it. Respectfully,
M. L. Knapp, M. D. ,
Late Physician to .the Baltimore Dis
peivsary and agent for the Maryland Vac
cine Institution.
Prepared and sold by Dr. D. Jayne,
No. 26 South Third st. between Market
and Chesnut.
The public are respectfully informed |
ihat Wm Stabler & Co. Druggists, AU |
exaodria. are my Agents for the sale of
the above medicine.
DAVID JAYNE.
Philadelphia June Jy
CONSUMPTION OF THE LUNGS!
L i ver Com plai n is, A s tl 1 rrm, P> ro n eh i tis, Pai 11 s
or weakness of the breast, Chronic coughs,
difficulty of breathing, spitting of blood,
and all affections of the Pulmonary Or
gans.
NO QUACKERY!! NO DECEPTION!!!
In setting forth the virtues of this truly val
uable medicine, we have no desire to deceive
the afflicted, nor do we wish to eulogize it
more than it justly deserves, yet when we
look around us and see the vast amount of
suffering occasioned by the various diseases
in which it has proved so pre-eminently sun- ,
cessful, we feel that we cannot say ton much
in its favor. Various remedies, it istme, have
been offered and puffed into notice from time
to time, for diseases of the Lungs, and some
have undoubtedly been found very useful, hut j
I of all that has been yet discovered, it is uni
versally acknowledged that none has ever |
proved as success! nl as this. The medicinal'
virtues of the Wild Cherry Hark have long
been known and highly extolled in manv riis- .
eases, by some of the most hrament physici-I
and, but in this preparation it^ powers are 1
!greatly increased, arid ns superiority at once
made manifest. Besides possessing all the
virtues of the Wild Cherry Bark, m a highly
concentrated form, it also contains an ex
tmrf of Tar. both of these hem.* ore a a red hv
a new chemical process, hy which their me j
dicinal properties are scientifically combined
and associated together, with such ntherme*
dicinal substances, as to render it far superior
to any form in which it has ev-r been em
ployed.
The universal celebrity which thus medi
cine is rapidly gaining in every section of the |
country, and the many surprising cures it has
effected,has indeed established it eflicacv he
jyond all doubt, and clearly prove* that “Con
sumption” may and can be cured, even if]
some ol its most distressing forms We are
not, however,skeptical enough to suppose that
t this or any other remedy is capah e of curing
every case, and all stages of the disease: on
t he contrary, we a re well aware tint there
are many cases bevond the power of medicine
| to cure. Yet while there is life there is hope,
and from practical experience in the efficacy
of this medicine, we can safelv say there are
few cases in which it will not alleviate the^nf
fering, and may prolong life for year*, ^uch
indeed are the astonishing healing and resto
rative properties of this Balsam, that even in
the worst forms of “Consumption,’’ when the |
patient has suffered with the most distressing 1
cough, violent pains in. the chest, «:ifTfeu!tv o! j
breathing, night sweats, breeding of the lung*, '
Sic., and when the most esteemed remedies *f ;
our Pha.rmacopias had failed to afford any re
lief, and after numerous oilier remedies hud i
been used for many months in vain, tin* in
valuable remedy has been productive of the
most astonishing relief. In the early stages o'
the disease, proceeding from neglected colds,
termed Catarrhal Consumption, it has been
used with undeviating success, and in many
instacnes when lids disease seemed to have
marked its victim for an eariv grave, the use
of this medicine has arrested ever-v svmfom,
■ and restored the lungs to a state of perfect
| health.
In that form of Consumption, so prevalent
amongst delicate young female*, commonly
termed debility, or “going into a decline,’* a
complaint with winch thousands are lingering,
it has also been used with surprising success,
and not onlv possesses the power of check ii:g
the progress of this ala ming disease, ‘mi! at 'he
same time stQtengthens and invigorates the
whole sys’em more effectually than a?:v reme
dy we have ever possessed.
As a remedy in Liver complaints, \Mhma,
Bronchitis. &c..especially when attended with
a cough, hoarseness, soreness of the (hr >at. or
oppressed breathing, it has been used with
equal success, and cured many cases ot years j
standing, after every thing else had laiied.— j
n common coughs and colds croup in end bon j
which prevail so extensively throng ut tnp i
winter, it will he found much more eHerual j
than any remedy in use, and when col i' set- !
de upon the lung$,cnusmgan inflamma "ori wi’h
pains in the hreast, difficulty or sh.vu m* of !
breathing, &c., the use ol this Rals*m will!
suppress the symptoms immediately, and at j
the same time prevent the lungs from becom
ing more seriously diseased.
Such in fact is the nature and simplicity of
ibis medicine, so powerful in action, vet so
mild, safe and pleasant in its opera lion, that if j
tnight he justly termed “Nature’s own pre- i
scription,” and although but two years have i
elapsed since it wrs first made public, u e can j
proudly *ay it has acquired a celebrity unpre- 1
cedented by any medicine in use, and is evi
dently destined to become die most popular
and valuable medicine ever discovered.—
For particulars see Dr. Wistar’s “Family
Medical Guide,” a treatise on Pulmonary dis
eases, which may he had gratis of any of the
Agents.
CAUTION.—As several attempts have been
made to prejudice the public against th s umed
icine, bv an obscure illiterate uuack. calling
himself Dr. Swayne, (the proprietor of a nos
trum called Swayne’s Syrup of Wiid Cherry.)
who has asserted that Dr. Wistar is not Un
inventor, and otherwise resorted to the most
palpable and malicious falsehoods, it is neces
sary to put the public on their guard, and re
quest purchasers to be very particular to a-i<
for "DR. WI STAR’S BALSAM op WILD
CHERRY,” and observe these words blown
in the glass of each bottle, and the signature
, of Henry Wistar, M. D., on the label, without
: which none is genuine. It is also enveloped
I in an engraved wrapper, representing a julu
I lee under the Wild Cherry Tree, and a pam
phlet descriptive of the diseases, with foil <!i
irections for using, copy rights of the same he
ling secured according to law. irfjF> In or
der to protect the public from imposition, we
will also give a reward of Five Hundred
Dollars, for the conviction of any person or
persons detected in counterfeiting the genuine
medicine.
i'.Jp’Remember, there is a medicine adver
tised called the “ Syrup ol Wild Cherry,’
which is entirely different from the Balkan),
and has no connection with it whatever.
The genuine Balsam is prepared for the
proprietor, and sold at wholesale by WIL
LIAMS & Co., Chemists, No. 21 M in or Street,
Philadelphia, to whom nil orders must be di
rected, (post paid.) Sold also by Druggists
and appointed Agents in all the principal
Towns in the United States. Retail price, |
$1 00 a Bottle.
' A liberal discount to the trade.
N. B. Druggists and dealers in medicines
[ will find this a very valuable and profitable ad
dition to their stock,and should always have it
‘on hand.* An Agency may also he obtained
(by a responsible person in any Town ^here
none exists, by addressing as above, post
paid. For sale by
J. R. PIERPOINT, Druggist,
SoleAgentfor Alexandria.
sept 30—-ly_-_
SUGAR COFFEE &c.
HHDSP. R. &N.O. Sugar
30 bags Rio Coflee
20 “ St. Domingo do
20 half chests Gunpowder Tea
1 “ So-Chong “ (very fine)
5 hbds. N. O. Mo.asses
17 realms ruled anc. plain letter paper
23 “ wraping paper, this morning j
landing from Barque Genera* Harrrison from ‘
New York and for sale by j
I 9 WM, BAYNE, j
*
TO THE LADIES.
1 INTELLECTUAL Development and Fer*
I sonal Beautv, considered in connexion with
Dr. FELIX GOURATTD’S POTJDRES SUB
! TILES The sculptor, whose study is to imi
tate the exquisite workmanship of nature,
[ pour trays in his model of the human form a
broad and elevated forehead. Thi* develop
| ment is not only consonant with, but some
times necessary to the possession of a high
; order of mental faculty. If a fine forehead is
! a mark of intellect, it" is no less an essentia.
! element of personal beatify, and it is of im
portance to those, and there are many such
possessed of this prominent feature though
obscured by the encroachments of a too luxu
rious growth of hair, to remove that portion
of an excrescence which tends, m their case,
only to deform. This can he done safely,
speedy, effectually, and if used in accord
ance with directions, without ihe least incon
venience, by Dr. Felix Gonratid s Depilatory
Powders. The furz on the chin, when an
noying, or 'he short hair oj the hack of a
lady’s neck, when too apparent—the hair of a
mole, orjthe heard, wfien high upon ttie cheek,
may all tie removed and eventually the roots
destroyed bv the use of this preparation.
Manufactured by Dr. Felix Gouraud, C7
Walker street, one door from Broadway, N.
Y., and for sale in this cit v. bv his sole agent.
Mr. A. S. JORDAN, 2 Milk, 1st door from
Washington street. I per bottle.
GOURAUD’S EATT DE REAUTE OR TRUE
WATER OF BEAUTY,
For removing freckles.tan,pimples, blotches,
sores, burns, and all cutaneous eruptions, real
izing delicate white Irnds.reek and arms,and
eliciting a healthy juvenile appearance SI
per bottle.
GOURATJD’S VEGETABLE ROUGE, r*1
Composed materially from flowers and sim
ples, imparts a delicate carnation tinge to the
cheek, immovable bv perspiration or rubbing
... 1 4 l. « k n n/1 I'orn liiu f t o ! i npp f* Inlll n0 PPlltS
W liir n iio nvi oniv, i w ■ • ■ • ^ ■■ ^
per bottle
For sale hv CMAS. C. BERRY,
dec *20—! v Kitg street.
BOOTS AND SHOE?.
ryiHE subscribers would respectfully imoni
* their friends of Alexandria and its vici
nity, that thev continue to keep on band at
their store, on King street, a good assortmei.
of the following articles, viz: Men’s thick
kip, calf, grain, hurt and morocco BOOTS ;
Boys’.and youth’s do do do; Men’s, hovs
and youth’s SHOES, of ail kinds; likewise,
ladies’, mis.-e-. and children’s, or all kinds,
which wilt he sold on the most reasonable
I terms, for cash, by the pair or dozen.
| ’• pLADIES Morocco and Kid Flippers |
| made of the best materials and workman '
! chip for one dollar per pair, forea<h; bur when
i charged, the usual price v ill be retr.ined.
Misses and Odidri'ov do in proportion.
' fe!. TO— i V BALLANGER & CL A FUN
S A R F A P A R f LL A, V EG ETA RLE O R BLOO D
pills.
OR purifying the blond removing htle,
J correcting a i! disorders of the stomach and
bowels, costiveness, dvsrepsia, swimming m
the head, Sic. Persons oi a full habit, who
are subject to headache, jiddiiit r:x arntesi
nesa* a tid sifi'sim-' m the ettrs arising Aront too
great a flow ol blood to »he head, should never
he without them, as many dangerous syrup* j
toms will he entirely carrier! off by t! cir i m me
dia *e tpe.
For Females, these Pil’s ate most truly ex
cellent; removing all ohstinotions. the distress
ing headache so verv prevalent with the sev; i
depression oi spirit*, dullness of sigh’, nervous .
afb’C*•»>;!s, fv*»rchf*s. p;m?:■ Pv and *a owners of
ii:** skin, and give u healthy and juvenile
bloom to !I»f complexion
As;a pleasant, safe, f i^v aperient, they unite*
th * recommendation *>f a mild onreation. with
the mosi sMireessful effect, and require no re
straint of diet or connnemeiit during d'.eir
use By regulating the dn^e nceordins1 to thp
age and strength of the patient, thev Become
‘iuop’l: for everv case, iu edher s^x. that can
he required; and for eHer’v neoplr thev Will
|(> to G tin* mod cnmforiahle imdieme
hitherto prennmd. For sale By
JOHN R. PIER POINT, Druggist, j
Agent lor Spin S iTo nee
Corner oT Ki . ;.mf Washington streets,
a p 7- ! v
jB A, VUSCOV ‘ I)0 SUG AR S COFFE I7
j -"t JIJIOS. Ltd a \i usco v,» do > no a rs
< '■ 3-. • tigs i rime Greco ico CoLee, tins
d% * recei' i? tT, nnd for sale ‘ v
nov 3 W N. & J. H. McVEl iH.
LIVERPOOL SAL —J float.
^j t SACKS Blown ) j»
j V. ;« ? oim do Ground Alum >
|pi;0 h»us he Is Ground A him Salt in hulk
t in hoard the L5ri»i?o ship Robert Walt !o; j
sale bv _
nov 7 LAMBERT & McKENZIE.
OLIVE OIL.
O BASKETS? superior quality. Ju-'.t -ecetyed
V/and for sale by KERR is AicLLAN.
nov. 0
COXE’S AMERICAN DISPENSATORY,
\ N octavo volume o{ ‘Jlni pages, edition »»|
i a 1831, a S3 hook—for bale, at si,50, bv
ocr 7 BlLL LA i W IsLE
! RED FORD CROWN GLASS.
PURCHASERS can he supplied at any time
with this superior glass at Factory rates,
: by application to
j nov 11 HUGH SMITH & Co. Ages ts*
WHITE \VI.\b VI.NhUAii.
i CASK just received ami lor sale bv
jjnv. 9 KERR 6c McLE AN. j
| * BUCKWHEAT FLOUR. j
i 9 1 ULLED Buckwheat Fi-*ur, iu bbis. and ]
l «} i» snuili package*, to suit families. Just re* ,
1 ceived, and lor saie, VERA L* 'A bv
|)<1 V A. S. A il-iLK>.
S MAINE MERCER POTA rOI S.
i r* & w \ BUSHELS of prime quahfv, on
j y^ ^7* \ ) . * hoard scbfir Piiensx. at I entry I
| xvharl Apply to fhe master on board, or to
noV 5 ’ WM. FOWLE & ' • N._
BISHOP SEABURY’S SERMONS,
T v two volumes, S v’o., iirice foi
! jl sale by
j act 7 ' . BELL & ENTWISLE
FRINGE.
! \ NOT HER supply id Sid. Fringes, o! a fine
A assortment, just received this day, at the
Fancy and Variety store ol
n;)V <j Cl I AS. C. BERRY.
NEW CRt Ip RAISINS.
rr r BOXES and halves, New Crop Bunch !
/ *} Raisins of superior quality, hind mg i
from scur Dodge, from New York, and for sale .
by WM. N. 6c J. II. McVEiGH.
nov 9 __
MATCHES, MATCHES.
6 GROCE of GolMi’s Friction Matches, just
received at the Fancy and Variety Store
of [nov 9] CM AS. C. gERRY.
ASTRAL LAMPS.
JUST received, a few ASTRAL LAMPS,,
on a new principle,—makes a brilliant
iight, and will burn summer strained oil in
cold weather
Also a few pair Girandoles.
nov 7 HUGH SMITH &. CO.
TIMOTHY SEED
BUSHELS clean and heavy “up mini
j{9 trv’: Tnnothv Seed, /ust received and
for sale by [novdj KERR & McLEAN.
COUNTRY SOAP AND STARCH.
^IX HUNDRED POUNDS Country Soap,
© very hard and light
200 lbs. pure white Starch, Cincinnati
manufacture, said to be equal to the patent
London Starch. For sale by j
pot 7 A, 3. WILLIS 1
■ Ill | ^WnT"^f>**M/*****t ——p————ga——a
■■ ■ V
BARGAINS IN GROCERIES.
PRIME light and dry Porto Rico Sugar 12
and 12$ lbs for 81
Bright N. O. and P. R.sugar 15 and 16 lbs. for
$1
Loaf Sugar l2j, 14 and 15ctspcrlb
Crushed do 7 and 8 Ihs. for 81
Priu e old White and Ldguira Coffee 8 lbs. for
81
Green Rio do 8.9 and 10 lbs for 81.
At nil limes on hand superior fresh TEAS,
SPICKS, ike. Also HAMS, best LAMP OIL.
Together with almost every thing in iheFamily
Grocery hne.at unn^ualty low prices for cash.
Orders from the Country carefully attended
to A. S. WILLIS,
oct 20 Fairfax street,
PORTO RICO SUGARS, CHEESE, fcc.
Hi IHIDS. handsome quality Porlo Rico
/ Sugars
50 hox* prime Goshen Cheese
25 boxes Colgate's Family Starch
25 “ do Dipped Candles
IJ qr casks Sweet Malaga Wine
10 hags Pepper
150 lbs best Indigo
1000 “ Race Ginger
500 " Sal /Eralu*—thi* day'tlanding
from schr L. L. Sturgess Irom New York, and
lor sale by •
nov 2 WM. N. & J. II. McVElGH.
LOAF SUGARS.
ip) BOXES single Loaf Sugar
5 do A. I Family Loal do
In store and for sale bv
,1(,v 5 ANDREW J. FLEMING.
LEMONS.
BOXES of new crop, in very fine
orderlanding Irom bng Mozart,
and lor sale by
m)V i WM. FOWLE Sl SON.
WAI L PAPER AND BORDERS.
\NOTHFR supply of splendid Paper Hang
ings, with Cloth Borders to match Just
received and for sale by
iwiir c CFO WHITE.
If*'* V
L'.'Ml’ER AND LATHS,
orv \ FEET selected clear Boards
m ? ,* H / 60,1)00 Sawed Laths
12«*o hush. Amercer potatoes—prime
Cargo ol Schr. St Helena, from Bangor,—
for sale by
nov 3 LAMBERT & MCKENZIE.
~SUGAR AND CHEESE.
w 1U1DS Porto Rico Sugar, ol good quality
to boxes Cheese. Just received and lor
sale hv R. & W. RAMSAY.
nov 10 ___ __
WHITE LEAD.
’SirHITE Lead, No. 1. an ! extra (mre, for
\\ sale low at I1ENRY COOK’S,
n ,v 5 Orug Store.
BCLP.OL'S ROOTS AND PtEONIES.
55J.T. '-A;, t. f=mtjle and Dmitde
. Tulips, early and late
*£•5$ *:’ ~- • •.• ‘ '• Single Hyacinths, as
sorted colors; very
V- fine doubl'e Hyacinths
‘: - iy ditto; t roc US »>l ail
V,i * * colours; Sweei SCent
Jrl *' r ed white Poe'flies;
t] * D'*uhle Red Oitt.*; fine
< I - . arge Purple Pcemes;
r? ~r \ > . ■ ' “ ■
All for sale low at
nov 10 HENRY COOK’S Drugstore.
S3 UZ HT Ilf
3 7 .« It B M 14
as ^ i a :c i? *
RESTORER OF THE BLOOD,
FOR
CHROXfr IVn ('THi'T? TMSEASES.
: -pA fresh supply of Or Kohl’s celebrated
Medicines, just received and for sale at
F1EN LLV COOK’S
nci 6 Thug Store.
OVFRCO-\TS, CLOAKS. &c.
r\ M & F. TAVIPH have tost received
*. ;® n large cssortii’ent of Platinoid and
War* Reaver ; Asphalt uni. Pih’t. arid Ser
vants OVERCOATS. Also, a few CLOTH
CLOAKS, which will he sold a! 20 per cent
below last year's prices nc? 2
NEW YORK BUTTER.
j/\FIRKINS of first quality Goshen Bu?
4* 9 ter, for saIf hv
net 22 A. 0. CAZENOVE & Co.
SUPERIOR YOUNG HYSCN TEA.
4 / * h \LF chests very superior voting fly
I ? I eon Tea, now landing from Schr L. L.
si in tress, from New York, and for sale hv
nov 2 WM. N &J H. McVEIGH.
F11 KS 1I Cl U X PO \V P F R T R A S.
r ^ H \LP chests ftesh Gunrnwder Teas.
;)v*> a large portion ol which is of verv su
nerior attain v.xuilabl“f<r retsiiliug—now land •
mg liom «chr I, L. Stnrgess,Irorn New y <>rk,
and for sale by
nov* \V. N. & J H. McVEIGH.
BAROUCHE AND CARIOLE.
\ SECOND hand Barouche, with harness
h.iih a little ou’ of order, of course sold a
bargain. Also.
A new Cartole. without harness, Tor sale by
ll0V s GEORGE WHITE.
LAMP OIL,.
! > FS f Winter Strained bleached Sperm Oil,
I ) ;u a reduced price and warranted equal
to anv in the District. I-or sale at
IJh.Mi y »r\ o
nov 8 Dn* Storc*
T110M AST (h\ LI M E— ijlout.
/i/tai;ASKS fresh ThomaMou Lime—
] H Coro-j Schr. Susan Ludwig,—for sale
bv ’ LAMBERT Si VcKENZIE.
nov 3 __
COUNTRY KMT SOCKS.
a 'A DOZEN Country Knit Socks, just re
Ceived and for sale cheap by
ocl 22 C M L P TAYLOR.
BACON.
CASKS of prime Bacon
/ For sale by
oc, 25 A C. CAZENOVK & (?0_
IRON.
\ FULL assortment from the Tredegar
/x works, Richmond V'a., corstsntly on
hand, and lor sale at rnanuta^tmeCs nnres.
TOW ELL & MARBURY.
ocf 20 VowelI’s w hat I. •
SPER : OIL AND CANDLES.
4 1 4 i* I G ALLONS Superior Winter
1 J til I strained and Fall Oil
too boxes Candles, for sale by
net 2d WM FOWLE & SON.
SALMON
HALIFAX Salmon, a superior article; —
.lust receivetl by A. S. WILLIS,
ocl 27 Fairfax street
-TAR AND VARNISH
rtrfX BARRELS Tar
,30 in d«. Bright Varnish, put receiv
ed and for sale by G. L * HO.vlAS.
net 24 _
NAILS.
y a e \ CASKS of Cm Nails, Brads and
/ 1,5 smkes a fml assortment for sale by
net 22 A. C. CAZENOVE & Co.
SPERM OIL.
W INTER Strained Sperm Oil, (blf*™)™'
\v «*»»*,jffSS..
TOBACCO.
r BOXES Honev Dew small lump 12*. IUSI
norv2iVCda“d ANDREW SfFLEMING.

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