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MONDAY EVENING, DECEEMBER 1. A Mistake.?A letter from Russell county in the Lynchbure News claims Buchanan as the "banner county'' in the State, having given Kemper OUT, Hughes 34. Grundy's precinct gave Kern per 153, llughes 0. and Saud Lick Kemper 143, Ilugbes 1. The correspondent says: I am informed that the one vote cast for Hughes at "Sand Lick," was given by a color- J ed individual who said, "they ought not to blame him for voting lor one of his own color." The gentleman ol color had evidently seen 'Col.' prefixed to the name of the late Republican standard bearer, and not having a proper un derstanding of the science of abbreviation, aud being ignorant of the war record of hiscbanipion, could come to other coLclusiou but that "col." stood for colored. Meteors.?Since the researches into the character of meteors made by the astronomer Schiaparclli shooting stars have come to be con sidered as the remains of comets which have become shivered in space, while a comet itself is oniy a shooting star on a gigantic scale. Last year, upon the 27th of November, the astrono mers were looking for Biela's comet, which was due at that time, but instead of the comei came a rain ot meteors across the skies which were counted by thousands. From this circum stacce it was deduced that Biela's comet had separated. AlexaiHlrihiis and Virginian.* visiting "Washington will tind SULLIVAN'S, on 14th street, just north of Pennsylvania avenue, the easiest, quietest, best served and most accommo dating place in the city fur lunch or refresh ments. Visitors to the theatres at night will tind special arrangements made for ihem. Remem ber, Mi h street, just north of t e Telegraph of fice. The best liquors and cigars in the city. Washington, nov 27?2aw3w Goods Almost Given Away!! Immense stock of CLOTHING, AND GENTS' FURNISHING GOODS AND II ATS AND TRUNKS, composed of the very finest in the market, will be CLOSED OUT WITHOUT RESERVE during this season, in order to wind up business. As our goods will be sacrificed, customers will do well to call early at SAREPTA CLOTHING HALL, b9 King street. nov 21 I. SCHWARTZ & CO. J. ISiuiigardiicr's Old Rye Whiskey. It having come to the knowledge of the pro prietors of the above celebrated brand that un scrupulous parties are travelling through the State representing themselves as the manufac turers of the only genuine Bumgardner Whis key, and seeking to sell their inferior goods on the reputation of ''J. Rumgardnor," the public is hereby informed that we are its SOLE MAN UFACTURERS AiND PROPRIETORS, and that NO ONE ELSE HAS THE LEAST SHADOW OF A CLAIM TO ITS REPUTA TION. The above brand is protected against infringement by letters patent, No. lcIUO, issued June 10th, 1873, and any violations of their pro visions will be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. SEND YOUR ORDERS DIRECT. J. BUMGARDNER & SONS, nov 17-lm Staunton, Virginia. Notice! To Accommodate Customers To Accommodate Customers To Accommodate Customers To Accommodate Customers To Accommodate Customers We Opened a Double Store, We Opened a Double Store, We Opened a Double Store, We Opened a Double Store. We Opened a Double Store, With a Full and Fresh Stock With a Full and Fresh Stock With a Full and Fresh Stock With a Full and Fresh Stock With a Full and Fresh Stock Boots, Shoes and Hats Boots, Shoes and Hats Boots, Shoes and Hats Boots, Shoes and Hats Boots, Shoes and Hats For Ladies, Men, Boys and Girls. For Ladies, Men, Boys and Girls. For Ladies, Men, Kors and Girls. For Ladies, Men, Boys and Girls. For Ladies, to en, Boys and Girls. .Notice.?Our assortment is larger than ever before, and prices are made to suit the times. Joseph Kaufman, Joseph Kaufman, Joseph Kaufman, Joseph Kaufman, Double Store, Double Store, Double Store, Double Store, ]08 & 110 King Street. 108 110 King Street. 108 & 110 King Street. Notice?Atrent lor Champion Dirt Ex cluder Shoe, and the celebrated Bazaine French Calf ShortLeged Boots. oct 24-2 lu liU(li(V Wipes' and Children's Boots, Shoe* aud Slippers. Wo are this day receiving a full lino of La dies', Misses' and Children's Boots, Shoes and Slippers, suitablo for Fall and Winter, em bracing all of the latest styles, which wo conti dently uelieve to be the very best stock. We solicit purchasers to call and examine for them selves, as they will bo sold at low prices, oct 2 W. B. WADJLJEY, 74 King st. Special Notice. GENTS' EXTRA FINE BOOTS & SHOES. We have just received a. fresh supply of Gents' extra line, lmnd--sowed Boots and Shoos, and Slippers of every description, which we unhesi tatingly recommend to be the very best on sale in the city. W. B. WAL>DEY, oct 2 - 74 King street. y lRGiNIA SOA1' WORKS. TO THE PUBLIC. Having leased the Soap Works on north Union street, 1 am now prepared to lurnish the trade with the following grades of Soap, which are manutacturod of the best materials and sold at the lowest market prices, to wit: WARFIELD'S COLD WATER SOAP. NO. 1 FAMILY SOAP. KO. 2 LAUNDRY SOAP. STEAM SOAP. MO. 1 BRUW.N SOAP. NO. 2 " We also manufacture a superior article of Soap suitable for dyers and scourers?to all of which we invite the attention of the trade. Z. TOBKINER, Manufacturer, nol-tf_ No. 72 North Union St., Alexa., Va. w ? o I c it 7: nas the expression oi a gentleman whoso vision was so defective that ho could not recognize a friend at a short distauce, when he tested the merits of those CELEBRATED PERFECTED SPECTACLES, lTor sale Ht oct 28 GREEN'S NOTION HOUSE. BLANKETS! BLANKETsT~ BLANKETS 1 Another lot of tnose popular NONPAREIL BLAN KETS just received by PREIZFELDER Jc BENDHEIM, Agents for the CELEBRATED REBECCA KID GLOVES, nov 22 S~ MOKED BLOATERS for sale by CEO. McBURN EY & SON, nov 27 1G0 and 170 King street. FMJYJHVCiJH*. HOME INVESTMENTS. So many W- stern and other bonds having proved unprofitable to the hoiders, we would direct the nttentian of our citizens to c ur J OCAL SECURITIES. which, though not ottering the SAME TEM PTINGYRATES, some other widely advertised bonds may, ye. are good, SAFE INVESTMENTS, that will pay fair rates of interest. We have for sale: CITY OF ALEXANDRIA BONDS. WASHINGTON & OHIO R. R. BONDS. CITIZENS' NATIONAL BANK STOCK, nov a \V. l>. CORSE A CO._ W. D. CORSE & CO., 1SANKEKS AMU BKOKEKS. BUY AND SELL GOLD AND SILVER COIN, RAILROAD, STATE, CITY AND ALL LOCAL OR OTHER GOOD INVESTMENT SECURITIES. Also execute or."ers for any Stocks or Bonds on the Stock Boards of New York or Baltimore, on commission, and have for sale? VIKGINIA COUPONS, receivable for Stat9 taxes, and all local investment securities. Interest allowed on deposits, subject to call, as may be agreed upon. Will be glad to give or obtain any information for parties desiring to make investments. aug 25 jgURKE & HERBERT, Dealers in GOLD, GOVERNMENT BONDS, LOCAL STOCKS, AND ALL FIRST-CLASS RAILROAD BONDS and other good investment securi ties, have for sale VIRGINIA COUPONS, receivable for taxes. FIRST MORTGAGE BONDS LYNCHB'G. and DANVILLE R. R. CO., at 75 and inter'si. ALEXANDRIA CORPORATION SIX PER CENT BONDS. Any information in regard to investments cheerfully given. my 21 BOOTS sl.W SHOES. ENGLISH RUBBERS! ENGLISH RUBBERS! At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' FINE CALF. KID AND RUSSIA LEATHER BUTTON BOOTS, Vienna style, At WADDJfiY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' PARLOR & TOILET SLIPPERS, Ladks' French Kid Broadway, Ladies' Last ing Broadway, Turkey Morocco Broadway, French Kid Toilet, Cassimere Toilet, Lasting Toilet, Serge and Carpet Slipper?, in every stylo and quality, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' LASTING BOOTS. A large stock with a great variety of new styles, beautiful and very cheap, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. NEW STYLES LaDIES' gaiters, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. BURT'S fine shoes, FOR LADIES, MISSES AND CHILDREN, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' fine shoes, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' handsome BUTTON boots At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' FRENCH KID EMPRESS shoes, Entirely new, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. misses' LASTING boots, IN EVERY STYLE, quality and PRICE At WADDfii 'b, 74 Kii;g street. misses' WALKING and SCHOOL boots A large stock, in every style and quality. Prices low, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. MISSES' FINE BUTTON BOOTS, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. GENTLEMEN'S FINE DRESS BOOTS AND SHOES. A large stock of new styles, very handsome, of the best quality, and at low prices, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. CHILDREN'S SCHOOL AND walking BOOTS. A large stock and great variety of styles, at very reduced prices, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. INFANTS' BOOTS AND SLIPPERS. A fine stock, in every color, style and quality, at very reasonable prices, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. BOYS' AND YOUTH'S DRESS SHOES. A good stock of new style?, of fine quality, and at low prices, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' HOUSE SHOES. Large stock and great variety, suitable for old ladies, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. BOYS' AND YOUTH'S BOOTS, Kip and Calf, good and cheap, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. LADIES' FINE WALKING BOOTS, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. A LARGE STOCK OF HEAVY GOODS, suitable for the country, to which we invite the special attention of country merchants, as they will be sold very low for money, At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. A LARGE STOCK OF MISSES' COLORED BOOTS, of superior quality, which will be sold for less than cost At WADDEY'S, 74 King street. We have a large assortment of LOW SHOES and slippers, out of style, which must be sold without regard to cost, oct 8 WADDEY'S, 74 King street. A t LBS OF GENUINE O'd Gov X ernment Java, Maracaibo, La Gauyra and Rio Coffees, for sale by the chinese TEA company, 11 north Royal street. /CONFECTIONERS'- A SUGAR, only 11c Kj por Pound. isese ^ COMpANY 11 north Royal street. Palermo LEMONS for sale by the CHINESE TEA COMPANY. TITHITE SUGAR DRIPS for sale by the VY chinese TEA company. 1 AAA LBS buckwheat FLOUR JL UUU for sale bv THE CHINESE TEA COMPANY. Eagle brand condensed milk for sale by THE CHINESE TEA company. Q PICES of all kinds, of our own grinding, and O guaranteed^^ ^ nov 27 11 north Royal street. ^ rpHE BEST PITTSBURG COAL OIL JL At 30 cents pergailon, and CRYSTALLIZED OIL At reduced price. Also a large lot of the cheapest LAMPS and LAMP FIXTURES ever offered for sale in Alexandria. Bought at panic prices, and will be sold at corresponding low rates at nov VJ entwisle'S CHINA STORE. E i/fu a s Jtrvif vHEjnrcjiitS, established 1792, S. LEAJJBEATEK & BKO. Dealxrs IN PURE DRUGS AND MEDICINES, CHEMICALS, FAINTS, OILS, VARNISHES, GARDEN SEEDS, SPICES, ACIDS, &c., Nus. 5 and 7 South Fairfax st., aug 2?If Alexandria, Yra. H. H. COOK. WM. K. CKKiailTON. QOOK & CREIGUTON, "Wholesale and Retail Dealers in PURE DRUGS and CHEM ICALS,PAINTS, Varnisbes and Oils, WINDOW GLASS AND PUTTY. No. 108 King street. Prompt attention /riven to jrders and in<juir ios from the country. ifl&r tf ILARRIDGE & G1UGG ./ aki) apotke:caiu?.s, DJKALKKS IN Pure Drugs and Chemicals, Patent Medicines, Foreign and Domestic Periurnery, Fan cy Toilet Articles, Hair, Tooth and Nail Brushes, Pure Wit.es and Liq OfP, t&C. '.'orner King and Royul streets, Alexandria,Va. Special attention given to the compounding of prescriptions. nov 18 SAMUKL II. JANN'KY. MAULON II. JANNKY. JANNEV & CO.. Dkaj.krs IN PURE DRL;GS, LEWIS' WHITE LEAD. Paints, Oils and Varnishes, FREN CH W IN DO W GL ASS P LTTT Y. N o. 145 K ing streot. /^"Orders and Inquiries from the country promptly attended to. 9ei> 23?tf W/MVa'/S. G. W. JAMIJiSON. C. H. COLLINS. Alex. Iron and Brass Works. JDIIIIKON A I'OLMftK, Proprietors. CORN Kit OF ROYAL AND WILKF.S STS , Alexandria, Virginia. Building Material, Mill Work and Cas.tinge of overy description, made at short notice. Cash paid for old Iron and Brass. sep (j?if S. MOORE, W MACHINIST AND BLACKSMITH, No. Go Union street, Alexandria, Va. Where h<> is prepared to furnish all kinds ol MACHINERY, WROUGHT and CAST IRON FENCES, &c. Repairing done with dispatch, and st prices that were charged previous t<> the war. jan 20 pHILIP PARK, PRACTICAL PLUMBER, No. ) 2 South Fairfax street. The oldest and best established Plumbina establishment in the city. All work done witn dispatch, and in the most durable and workman like mannor. Satisfaction guaranteed. JOBBING done at short notice, and by him self, or the most experienced workmen, ja 2-tf i t re ?.va e its. JJUiANClS A. KERBY, AUCTIONEER, REAL ESTATE BROKER, AND GENERAL BUSINESS AGENT NO. 5ti KING STREET. (Burke's Building,) Alexandria. Virginia. Bujt and sell, let and lease houses in Alexan dria and farms in the country. Particular attention given to tho selling of household furniture at auction at the residences of lamilies declining housekeeping, [feb21?tf IE K Ti LiZE li S. "EUREKA" AMMON JLATEJL) SUPER-PHOS. OF LIME, Manufactured by THE ATLANTIC AND VIRGINIA FER TILIZING COMPANY. PRICE $50 PER TON OF 2UIX) POUNDS. M anagers: WM. G. CRENSHAW, President. FRAN K G. RUFF IN. JaMES R. CRENSHAW. WM. T. SEWARD. For particulars send for Circular. Give it a trial. For tale by 1IOOE ?*r JOIINSTOX, Agents tor the Company, oct 1?tf No. 2 Prime St., Alexa., Va OBER'S AA. PHOSPHO-PERUVIAN GUANO, Fully equal to any wheat fertilizer offering, and in the opinion of many who h ?ve used it the best. Price $0U pur ton. For sale by HOOE & JOHNSTON, No. 2 Prince street, sep 13 Alexandria, Va. J T. TURNER & CO'S EXCELSIOR. This article is too well and favorably known by crop raiders to require more tnan the an nouncement that I am rocoiving it, and am pre pared to fill orders for fall use. V scp ? R. M. LAWSON. IfcTsO U R I FLOUR OF BONE. WARRA N TED PURE. This Bone i.* reduced to a line powder, contain in? less than 2J per cent moisture, and is in the best possible condition lor the drill. Put up in good sacks. With Peruvian Guano, this Bono make? a fertilizer cheaper than the better class ot manip ulated articles, and the test ol actual trial is con clusive evidence of its superior merit. Sold at $48 per ton by aug 15 R. M. LAWSON, Agent. M ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE BOOK AND JOB PRITlIOFFiC0 No. 70 I'riuec street, Is always prepared to executo nil descriptions of JOB WORK, AT SHORT NOTICE. AND AT LOWER PRICES THAN THE SAME CAN BE DONE IN WASHINGTON, BAL TIMORE OR ANY NORTH ERN CITY. We are constantly receiving new styles of JOB TYPE, and we can confidently insure satisfaction to all who may entrust their orders with us. JZ&FA call is so'icitod._ 1873 1874 GUNbl GUNS!?double and single, all prices, and a large stock to select from. Shot Beits, single and double Shot Pouches, Powder Flasks, Gun Caps, Wads, Nipples, Wrenches ; also Gun Material for repairing the locks, at wholesale and retail. J AS. F. CARLIN & SONS, nov 12 63 King st.. cor. Market alley. PORTLAND HERRING?10Ubarrels bright new ROUND FlSti in storo and for sale at market rates. [nov 28] R. M. LAWSON. GROCERIES. CJAMUEL J. REED, Dealer in Choice FAMILY GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS, No. 74 South Fairfax stre?t, and No. 27 Market, cor. Fairfax and Cameron sts., Has on haud at all times a full supply of choiee MEATS, consisting of all kinds of Meats, iSau sage Meat, brnoked Sausage, Mince Meat, Pure Leaf Lard put up in small packages expressly for family u-e by himself, with a good supply of Prime Family Bacon, Ham?, Breasts and Jowls, with Spiced Beef Rounds?all of my own curing. Also Raiiins, Currants, Citnn, &c.} together with a supt.ly of cheice Fresh Butler received weekly. For sale at lowest prices lor cish. nov 25?tf YV M. F. BROOKES, DEaLKR IX FINE AND FANCY GROCERIES, 147 King street, Alexandria, Virginia. Special attention given to the selection of TEAS, COFFEES and FAMILY FLOUR. _ jy 10-tf riBORGE McBURNEY & SON, Dealers in CHOICE FAMILY AND FANCY GROCE RIES, WINES AND L1QU0RS, ENGLISH and SCOTCH ALE and BROWN STOUT. Also, EASTERN and POTOMAC HERRING and MACKEREL. NOS. 1?6 AND no KING STREET, (Washington Hall Building,) Alexandria, Va. Orders promptly lilled. mh 31?tf N E W STORE. L F. G. SWAIN E Wouldinfoim his friends and the public gener ally that ho has leased the store on the corner of Cameron and Royal streets, (J. C. Milburn's old stand) and will xeep, in connection with the Grocery, Liquor and Cornmifcsion store, No. "J2 Roya! street, a lirst-elass FAMILY GROCERY, whore can be found ut all times fresh Roll But ter, Poultry, Eggs, Hominy. Bc.ana, Dried Fruits, Potatoes, Canned Poaches, Pineapple, Tomaoes and Corn, &c., Ac. Call and exam ine. fob 7 1 WM. KAMSAY, WHOLESALE AND FAMILY GROCER, ?a nu TE A DEALER, S. E. COR: KINO AND ST. ASAPH STS., nov 22-tf * Alexandria, Va. C 1 K1 I i\ EKE X J: A < "2 P A \ V NO. II NORTH ROYAL STREET, Have just received a large and carefully se lected stock of TEAS, SEASON 1S72. (No old stock.) Japans, pound, half do. and quar. do. packages. very line, $1 00 five lb chests, superior quality 4 50 One . 0 r*0 Oolong, extra line quality 1 00 superior " 0 fc5 fair " 0 Go Imperial, extra une " 1 40 superior " 0 90 fair " 0 t>5 Young Hyson, extra ?ne 1 30 English Breakfast 14 1 10 1 superior..4 ) 00 Gunpowder, extra lino, 1 60 " superior, 1 35 " good 1 (.Hi We are confident that the quality of our Teas cannot be surpassed, and aro v/i 1 ling to have them compared with any in the market. We have everything in the FINE GROCER Y LINE. SHELF GOODS of all kinds, fresh stock. FRENCH CANDY, guaranteed to be pure. The best brands of Domestic and Imported CIGARS and TOBACCO. We particularly request our customers to re turn any article purchased from us that does not give satisfaction. Any club order purchased from tho Tea Com panies in New York will be duplicated in price, arid surpassed in quality.' CHINESE TEA COMPANY, No. 11 north Royal street, jy 12-tf Alexandria, Virginia. SICHARD W. AVKRY. F. J. DAVIDSON VERY & DAVIDSON A Dealers in CHOICE FAMILY GROCERIES, WINES, AND LIQUORS, No. 226, King street, corner of Alfred, jan 14?tf Alexandria, Va. $24 FUK $4.50 HOW? LOOK AND SEE. AN OFFER WORTH ACCEPTING AND A PREMIUM WORTH HAVING. THE MAGNIFICENT ENGRAVING OF "THE BURIAL OF LATANE," Size 35x29 inches, is hereby offered to every an nual subscriber to "The Southern Magazmn." Subscription price SI 50. No such liber il oiler hhs ever been made by any Magazine North or South. THE TWO WIDOWS, by Annie Thomas ; 50 cents. STRANGERS and PILGRIMS, by Miss M E. Brandon; 75 cents. A GREAT LADY, a romance from the Ger man of Van Dewall; 75c. KITTY'S CHOICE, a story of Berrytown, by the author of Dallas Galbiaick ; 4 ) cents. Miss DOROTHY'S CHARGE, by Frank Lee Benedict; $1. THE HOUSE ON THE HEIGHTS, by Har riet B. McKeever; SI 50. HONEY AND GALL, Poems by Francis S. Saltus; $1 50. HAGERsTOWN ALMANAC for 1874, by the dozen or gross. NEW BOOKS daily. nov 4 G. E. FRENCH, 95 Kingst. Nattans' Crystal Discovery Restores the color and growth of the hair posi tively in a few days, strengthens the roots, makes an excellent dressing, soiling neither clothes nor scalp; but gives the scalp a pure and cleanly look, removing all dandruff and scurf? hnrmles ?certain?speedy?approved by physicians economical?large bottles one dollar. Sold in Alexandria by WARFIELD & HALL. ARTHUR NATTANS, Proprietor, oct 20-eoly Washington, D. C. Ben jamiiT& cox's Wholesale CONFECTIONERY HOUSE, No. 470 Pennsylvania ave., ? WASHINGTON, D. C. The BEST CANDIES manufactured daily and sold to dealers at the lowest New York wholesale rates. The trade of the District and the neighboring counties of Maryland and Virginia supplied with Bon-bons, Confections, Caromes, Sweetmeats, Sugared Fruits and the best Candies, from the choicest to the cheapest. Foreign Gooos, Syrups and Nuts always on hand. Dealers dealt with liberally. A cal: in vited. Washington, nov 1-eolm R EMOVAL. V. BECKER Has removed to the new and handsome store, NO. 112 KING STREET, [Next door to the Marshall House,] Where he will continue to sell ali kinds of MU SICAL INSTRUMENTS, including PIANOS, ORGANS, VIOLINS, GUITARS, BANJOES, &C (Jjc. SHEET MUSIC, VIOLIN and GUITAR STRINGS. Look for the sign of the "Big Vio lin." sr-p 25 THE ANNUAL MEETING of the Stockholders rf the VIRGINIA TELEGRAPH COMPANY will be held at the otfice of the Comp iny, in Al exandria, on WEDNESDAY, the lUth day of December, 1873. nov 20-eotd W. D. CORSE, Sect'y. STKJIJnBOJi TS. OFFICE POTOMAC FEKIiY CO., Washington, October 31, 1873. From November 1st until further notion the Ferry Boats between YV ASHINGTON i rfcr?* ** and ALEXANDRIA will run as fol.???t?g*^, lows: LEAVE ALEXANDRIA at U;4-3 a, 9, 10 and 11 a.m., 12 m., and 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 0:20 p. m. LEAVE WASHINGTON at 7. 8, 'J, 10 and 11 a. m., 12 m., and 1. 2, 3, 4, 5 and 0.30 p.m. S. S. HOWIfcON, President S. Gkdnstt, Gen. Supt. _ oct31-2w jp^WAfeHLN GTON, ALEX AN DRIA i?*^a2ftei?*Ir5? AND POTOMAC RIVER LANDINGS. The fast and conimodious steamer PILOT BOY, Captain Fields, will nmkeregulur SEMI WKEKLY TRIPS from Washington arid Al exandria to (Vmo river and the River Landings Leave Washington EVERY TUESDAY and FKIDAY at 7 o'clock a. hi., and Alexandria at 7:30 o'clock a. m. Returning, reache? Alexandria EVERY' W E D N ES D A Y and S U N 1> A Y at 0 p. m. Superior accommodations for freight and pas sengers. For information apply to F A. REED, Aurent, srp 23 No. 4 South wharves. /CLYDE'S STEAM LINES \J TO PHILADELPHIA, PROVIDENCE AND BOSTON. Steamers leave Alexandria EVERY TUES DAY and SATURDAY, at 12 o'clock m. Leave Philadelphia EVERY TUES-^. DAY and S A T U R D A Y , from Pier No. 1 North Wharves, at 12 o'clock m.? This line connects at Alexandria with the O., A. t,\c M. and W. & O. R. lis., and at Philadel phia with the new and popular "Iron Line," for Providence and Boston. Freight forwarded with promptness and care, free of commissions. No charue for transfer in Philadelphia, and no wharfage in Boston. Through to Boston in sixty-live hours. Through rates and through bills of lading given. Insurance guaranteed at loss than usual rates. Agents: F. A. REED, Alexandria. WM. P. CLYDE & CO., Philadelphia. GEO. F. HYDE, Georgetown, D. C. je 21 -tf _ T E VV EX PRESS LIN E OF STE A M E KS JN ?TO? PHILADELPHIA. SPECIAL NOTICE?Owing to the destruc tion of the Chesupeake and Delaware Canal by the recent disa.-trous Hood, the,' regular steamers of this line will be for the pre sent withdrawn, ar.d their places supplied by the STEAMSHIP EMPIRE. running outside, which will leave Philadelphia EVERY SATURDAY and Alexandria EVE RY TUESDAY. F. A. REED, Agent, aug 20 No. 0 South wharves. N~ (7t Fc e . The steamer COLUMBIA, Captain James Harper, resumed her regular route on SAT URDAY, March 1st, 1873, leaving Baltimore at 4 o'clock ]) m.; returning, will leave Pier 5, Alexandria, EVEHY TUESDAY NIGHT, at 10 o'clock. ^erAll way freight must be prepaid. For further information apply to my 13-bm B. WHEAT, Agent. OFFICE POToMAC FERRY COMPANY, Washington, D C., March 20, 1873. On and after TUESDAY' NEXT, r April 1st, boats of this company wii 1 leave Washington and Alexandria at ti, 7.15, 8, 0, 10 and 11.00 a. m., 12 m., and 1, 2, H, 4, 5, 0 and 7.<Xt p. m. S. S. HOWISON, Frest. S. Gkdxky, Supt. mh 29-tf POTOMAC TRANSPORTATION LINE, FOR ALEXANDRIA, WASHINGTON, GEORGETOWN AND POTOMAC RIV ER LANDINGS. The steamer EXPRESS. Capt. J. T. Barker, will resume her route on TUESDAY, Feb. 25, leaving Pier No. 10. Light Street Wharf, Bal timore, EVERY TUESDAY, at 4 P. M., for Alexandria, Washington and Georgetown, stop ping at the following WAY POINTS on the Potomac River: Piney Point, Stone's Wharf, Cobrurn, Hazeli's Wharf, Chaptico Wharf, Chapel Point, Tolson's Wharf, Sandy Point, Liverpool Point, Stewart's Wharf and Glyniont. Returning, will leave Sixth Street Wharf, Washington, EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT, at 12 o'clock, and King street wharf, Alexandria, at 12? a. m. Saturday morning. For further information apuly to J. BRODERS & CO., _feh 18-tf No. 11 King street, Alexandria. >JOKFOLK AND BOSTON. The steamer LADY OF THE LAKE, con necting at Norfolk with the steamers -jj?***? . of the Merchants' aud Miners' T r s. n portation Company for Boston, will leave her wharf, No. 4 south wharves, EVERY MON DAY and THURSDAY at 2.30 p. m., for Nor folk. Returning, leave Norfolk on TUESDA YS, and FR1DA YS, at 3 p. in., stopping at Fori Washington, Glymont, Piney Point, Point Lookout and Fortress Monroe. This line, connccting at Alexandria with the O.. A. & Al. and W. ?fc O. R. Rs., and at Nor folk with the Boston steamers, offers superior in ducements for the rapid and careful shipment <?f all kinds of freight to Boston. The rates being low, the attention of shippers is particularly di rected to this feature. All freight forwarded free of commission, and through bills of lading given. For freight or passage apply on board, or to V: D. G RON Eli, Norfolk, J. G. WATERS, Georgetown, or F. A. REED. Agent Alexandria. DORSEY CLAGGETT, Gen. Agt., Cor. 15th st. and New York ave., Washington D. C. First class fare to Norfolk, $4; round trip, $6 Second class fare to Norfolk, $3; round trip, $5 ap 22?tf M ERCHANTSMLIN E N E VV YORK S^AMSHIPS. The ine consists c. the following first-class outside steamers: E. C. KNIGHT Capt. W. S. Johnson .JOHN GIBSON Capt. W. H Winters AND VALLEY CITY Capt. Bedell Will leave New York EVERY SATURDAY for this port: and, returning, will leave Alexan Iria EY ERY FRIDAY, at 12 o'clock. All freight must bo on the dock by 9 a. m. For freight or passage apply to HOOE & JOHNSTON, Agents, No. 2 Prince street. Agents in Now Y'ork, GEO. B. MERRICK, ap 20 22H South st.. Pier No. 39 East river B A R L O W ' S GALLERY OF FINE ARTS, 1225 Pennsylvania Avenue, Washington, D. C. I have now on hand the largest and host stock of FINE OIL PAINTINGS, CHROMOS, ENGRAVINGS and PHOTOGRAPHS, this side of New York, which I will sell at *20 per cent less than lormer prices for tho next thirty days. Also a very fine assortment of Gold and Black Walnut Frames, Gilt and Velvet Photograph Frames, Mats, Cord, PassePartouts, Nails,&c., at same low prices. Also a large number of Stereoscopic Views, which I will sell at greatly reduced priee. Terms cash. H. N. BAKLOW. Washington, D. C., nov 21?Gw A WHOLESALE WASHINGTON HOUSE. ENJAMIN ^ n0X , EST TEA. 1) llOFFEE, Ion bons, V I andies IROKEN CANDY, AT I AROMRLS. EST. i\ I ? HE A PEST, IE SURE. UALL. No. 470 Pennsylvania avenue, WASHINGTON, D. C. Washington, nov 3?tf C^HEDDER, Edam, Pineapple and English J Dairy Cheese, just received by G. WM. RAMSAY, nov 27 Corner King and St. Asaph sts. w KJH/.iKO.IDS. ASH. CITY, VA. MIDLAND & GREAT SOUTHERN R. R. ??? On and after TUESDAY. November 18. 187:5 ONE DAILY PASSENGER TKAJN will run between Wr ASH IN GTON and LYNCHBURG, making good c<>nn<.e':ons between New York and New Orleans, and with the Chesapeake and Oh;o Railr-ta.l to Richmond, Staunton a: d the Great West. Leave Washington duly at 7 a. in., Alexan dria nt 7:50 a. m., and arrive at Lynchburg at 4:50 p m., connect'ng Southward. Leave Lynchburg at 8:40 a.^ m., arrive at Al exandria at ti p. in., and at Washington at 0:5u p. rn., with connections North and West. For Manassas Division leave Washington daily (excepting Sunday) with main line train, tt 7:00 a. m.t and Alexandria at 7:5U a. m! Leave Manassas Junction at 9:20 a. ni., and arrive at Strasburg at 12.45 p. m., niakir^ close connection with the Baltimore and Ohio line fo Harrisonburg and Staunton westward, and to Winchester, Harper's Ferry, &c., e?K ward. Returning, leave Strasburg at 1 10 p. m., ar.<j arrive at Manassas at 4.25 p. m , connecting with nortlib und mail train to Alexandria arid the earliest trains to Baltimore, Philadelphia a.'jj New York. Through tickets and baggage checked to*'! prominent points. J. M. BROADUS, nov 17?tf Genera! Ticket Agt, OHIO RAILKOAb W1N TE R A R R A N G E M E N T. B EG IN NIN G NoVEM BER 10, 18 Th<> mail train will leave Washington nt 9 a. m. and Alexandria at 9:10 a. m. daily, except Sunday; pass Leesburg going westwar. at 11.20 a. m.. arrive at Hamilton at 11:45 a. m. Leave Hamilton at 12:45 p. m., pass Lecsburg going o-.stward at 1:!0 p.m., arrive at Alexandria at :i: 15 |>. m., and Washington at 3:80 p. ni. The accommodation train will leave Washing ton at 4 p. m. and Alexandria at 4:10 p. m. daily except Sunday, and arrive at Leesbu-g ut ') 'i'> p. m. Leave Lee.-burg at 'i a. m . and arrive at Alexandria at 8:15. and Washington at S;:io a.m. Passengers from W ashington will take the Washington and Ohio ca*s at the Baltimore and Potomac Railroad station at 0 a. m. and 1 p. m., and eo through without change of cars. The 9.10 a. in. train from Alexandria and 12.45 p. m. train from Hamilton connect at Hamilton with Kemp's Daily Line ot Coaches for Pureal. ville, Snickersville, Berry ville and Winchester; also with Reamer's Lineof Coaches, which le*v.j Leesburg daily for Aldie and Middleburg. < oiuia!i(?tion licketN, :t tin. per uiil? Annuai tickets, !*#<>. R. H. HAVENER, nov 12?tf General Ticket A Kent. Alexandria & eredericksbukg RAILWAY, AND ALEXANDRIA &. WASHINGTO> RAILROAD. ALEXANDRIA AND KRKDKRi?.K51llRU K.MI.WAT. After 0.45 p. u:. ^'UM)AY, Uctoler 12, lb;.;, truins will run as follows: Leave Southward from Alexandria A- Freder icksburg depot at 8.09 a. ni., iiceoir.modation daily, except Sunday ; 12.08 a. in. Southern Ex press daily, except Sunday. The Nmthern t.\ press at 12.03 p. in. runs through '.<? Kichnund, without change, connecting at Richmoi l ibrali points South. Leave Northward fi r.n, A lexandria A Freo'r icksburg depot at '!.? > s. in. Northern Espre.-t daily, except Monday: *>. 17 p. in. accommoda tion daily, excej-t Sunday, connects through North and West. The Northern Express leaving at 3.M8 a. in. runs through tu Bal timore, without change, connecting with trains on the Northern Central Railway lor the North and West. ALEXANDRIA AND WASHINGTON RAILROAD. After SUNDAY, Oct. 12th, trains will run as follows, daily, except Sunday : Leave Alexandria for "Washington, from St. Asaph street depot, at 0.00, 7.0(1, S.00, 9.10, M.Hi and 11.100 a. in.; 12.H0 in., and 1.00, 2.00, 3.U> 4 (X), 5.00, 0.00, and 7.00 p. m. Trains leaving at 8.00 a. in. and 0.00 p. m. r-r, daily; all others daily except Sunday. Leave Washington for Alexandria from pnf songer depot, cor. 0th and B streets, at 7.00, 8.00, 0.00, 10.00, and 11.00 a. in.; 12.UU in.. and 1.00, 2.00. 3.00, 4.00, 0.00, 0.00 and 7.1J0 p. m. Trains leaving ai 9.0O a. m. and 7.00 p. in. run daily ; all others daily except Sunday. j?fr*Alexai:dria and Fredericksburg Railway trains leave passenger depot, cor. Oth and B st.-., at 7.40 a. ni. Quantico accoin'n. and 11.33 p. in. Southern E.\pr<ss for Richmond and all points South EDM UND L. DrHA Kit Y, Superintendent. EI). S. YOUNG, General Passenger Agent. oet 20-tf Gr 1 R E E N ' S NOT I ON II O IJ S E. REALJIAIli. 8:5.700 WOK'lil OF HEAL 1!'?IK -A.ND HAIR GOODS. WHOLESALE AND R K T A J I. Dnily additions to stock. Manufm !iir?*d in!" any design required by a largo c?T|>s nt hair workers, who are in full view of all ciMuiia-rs. Hi ir wholesaled at prices a< low as any iu>|> rt ing house in the country. No extra char#' ???r special colors. Grey Hair at 20 per ct. lc-.? than any house in tin? country. Hair Combingsin?*<?s into beautiful Switches, Braid.*, Curis, l'ull.-, Fri/./.ie-, Arc., and if tin.* work is not satisfari ry no charge will be made. Goods sold or work done here kept 111 order for live years, which i an inducement offered by no other house in ??x istance. Hair Goods mailed to any point in tl." United States, postage paid, from GRKEN'r> NOTION HOUSE, je 20 70 King street. PURE VTRGIMA RYE AND WHEAT , We have in store and lor sale a few bai rel- of PURE RYE and WHEAT WHISKEY, of our own production, made at our Distillery in J May, lfcOb. Also an assorted stock of MOORE'S PUKb RYE and BOURBoN WHISKIES alway- in store. The above WHISKIES are made fr? in the finest selected grain, double copper distilled, and are sold in and from the original packages oniv. They are thereby enabled to get a j/ure uncih'l terutcil article, and this is a point well worthy of consideration. E. E. DOWN HAM & CO., iep 2-0in Alexandria, \a. rpo WAGON MAKERS?We have on hnr<1 JL a superior lot of GUM, ELM and OAK H UBS. which were made to our order * f sea- n ed timber. These Hubs have b'-en examined !>y competent judges and pronounced to be c!icu|"-r and better than any heretofore brought to ti- ? market. We invite an examination. Our of Rims and Spokes are of Eastern manui -? - ture, and are far more durable and better in*'^' than Western goods. Axles, Springs, Eim-ii" Canvas, and other goods in the same line always in store, and prices moderate. Cnll and see.( nov lo J. T. CRE1GHTON & SO> ENGLISH CITRON, Lemon Peel, Fin'.* Elerne Figs in lay rs, also Figs in drun *. Layer, Valencia Seedless and Loose Mii.-* "*. Raisins, Lemons, Currants and Turkish I'run'-. for sale by G EO. MeBU RN K \ &? SON. nov 27 1C0 and 170 King street. n HUBS I UBS! HUBS!?Oak and Km 000 sets \N agon, Car1, Carriage and Bugg} Hubs in store and for sale by . JAMES F. CAR LIN & SONS, nov 13 0:: King -tre<-t. O YSTER KNIVES, wood handle, tte ho', oyster knife out, for sale by , J AS. F. CARL1N & SON >, nov 13 _ (?> King street. 2 QWZEs'i 20 CKS1> Keceived per steamer 120 b?7? and :i frails RAISINS, and .j bhb CLn KANTS. ClllNESE TEA COM 2:M nov 18 _ 1? n?'rth KoyaJ' I!!r,r i \ acjT'i>K, B hA V EKand FRENCU C L, . O?L0VlSS,all ?.?.*? ^'tKbC?.