THURSDAY EVENING, JAN'Y. 27.
A letter received at Helena, Montana, from
Fort Pease, on tho Yellowstone river, says
Setting Bull's band ot Sioux bad attacked a
party from the garrison,killing one and wound
ing five others. Another party of nine were
surrounded by the Indians at a distance from
the fort. It was feared that the entire garri
son would be massaored unless relieved.
The House Committee on Appropriations in
the proposed appropriation bill reduce the sal
aries of members of Congress from $5,000 to
$4,500 per annum, and propose to make a gen
eral reduction of too per cent, on the salaries
of all civil government mployees.
Mr. Wm. C. Magee, one of Georgetown's
oldest and most respected citizens, died last
Willie S.~ Scott, of Fredericksburg, who shot
himself accidentally last Christmas, died on
The Hon. Alexander H. Stephens
Orders Giobe Flower Cough Syrup to sustain
his Throat and Lungs in making his great Civil
National Hotel, "Washington, D. C.,
Dr. J. S. Pemberton?Dear Sir : Please send
me three bottles ot vour Globe Flowor Syrup
by Dr. Samuel Bard. Yours truly,
Alexander H. Stevens.
"Washington, D. C., January 8, 1874.
Dr. J. S. Pemberton?Dear Sir: The Globe
Flower Syrup duiy received. Many thanks. It
has proved a most valuable remedy to me
if ours truly, Alexander H. Stevens.
Globe Flower Cough Syrup cures Colds,
Coughs, Bionchitis, Hoarseness, Asthma,
"Whooping Cough, Croup, Pleurisy, Pain and
Soreness in the Breast, and will positively cure
Consumption. We Bhall publish in the Gazette
Testimonials of great and good men of the na
tion, whose vtords cannot be doubted, in regard
to the merits ol Globe Flower Syrup. We pre
fer to let them speak.
Globe Flower Syrup for sale by
E. S. LEAD tfEATER & BRO.
^^None genuine unless tigned MERRELL
& COUDEN, successors to Dr. J. S. Pemberton.
Read the "Curious Story"?free at the Drug
Stores. jan 14-lm
Having made my Fall and Winter purchases
of CLOTHING, GENTS' FURNISHING
GOOIV, TRUNK'S, HATS and SATCHELS,
and other goods usually found in a first class
I would invite the public to call and inspect
them before purchasing elsewhere, feeling con
tidont that I can please the most fastidious.
My purchases consist in part of the finest of
American, French, Scotch and English fabric?.
Boys', Youth's and Men's Overcoats, of all
shades and qualities.
Suits for Boys at moderate prices.
My stock is the largest and most complete of
any in the city. An early call is solicited.
oct 18 89 King street.
Gents' Extra Fine Boots and Shoes.
We have just received a fresh supply of Gents
dxtra fine, hand-sewed Boots and Shoes, and
Slippers of every description, which we unhesi
tatingly recommend to De the very best on sale
in the city. W. B. WADDEY,
oct 1 74 King street.
Ladies* Misses' and Children's Boots,
Shoes and Slippers.
"We are this day receiving a full lino of La
dies', Misses' and Children's Boots, Shoes and
Slippers, suitable for Fall and Winter, em
bracing all of the latest styles. We solicit pur
chasers to call and examine for themselves, at
they will be sold at low prices.
_oct 1 W. B. WADDEY, 74 Kingst.
A Fact That We Are Willing to
That we can show a larger and better assorted
otock of Boots and Shoes, suited to the wants
of the people, and that our prices are lower, con
sidering the quality of the goods and workman
ship, than any other house, in our line of goods,
this section of the country.
W. B. WADDEY",
oct 1 74 King struet.
0METH1U G NEW!
The undersigned would respectfully announce
to the citizens of Alexandria and vicinity, that,
having introduced their improved
STEAM FEATHER RENOVATOR
into this place, they are now prepared to cleanse
and renovate feathers in the most effectual man
ner. By a pressure of steam, and the way it is
applied, together with the facilities for ventilat
ing and drying which we have invented, we
claim more effectually, and in less time, to ren
ovate feathers than by any process ever offered
to the public. Our process not only cleanses old
feathers from all impurities, relieving their
matted condition, thereby increasing their bulk
nearly one half, rraking them light and lively,
clean and healthy, but aiso removes the disa
greeable odor so common to new feathers, and
destroys all moths and the liability thereto.
J&r-For further particulars and prices see bills
which will soon be in circulation.
Satisfaction will be guaranteed, or no charge
will be made.
Parties desirous of examining the process are
respectfully invited to call at our place of busi
ness, NO. 66 KING STREliT,
between the hours of 9 and 12 a. m , where the
patentee or his agent will be found, who will
take pleasure in snowing how the work is done.
Send in your orders and come and see the
Parties wishing to engage in a safo and profit
able business will find it for their interest to call
and examine. J. T. SHELDON, Patentee.
D. C. WILSON, General Agent.
References: Rev. J. H. Waugh, Rev. J. S.
Beyer, Rev. Wm. Dinwiddie, Robert Bell, S.
K. Field, M. D. Ball, G. H. Ramey, Muir
Bros., furniture dealers, Enoch Grimes, Chap
man Bros., (Jity Hotel, 0. (J. Whittiesey. .Mayor
Kemper, George H. Harlow, M. E. Thornton,
tCHANCE FOR A CHEAP OVERCOAT.
/ Over-Coatings at Coat I
Not wishing to carry over any of our Over
coatings, we propose closing them out at cost.
Suitings, Trowserings, &c., at greatly reduced
prices. Several suits made to order but not
called for will be sola very cheap.
_ dec 20 D. F. VYITMER CO.
We have just opened a fine assortment of
Jewelry, consisting of Plated Bracelets, Sleeve
Buttons, dtuds, Garnet Sets and a variety of
other goods, which are offered at very low
prices. FERGUSON & BRO.,
nov 12 96 King street
Vf'EWFRLN GES 1 N E W FR1N GES!
.1^1 Received to-day a full assortment of the
above goods, in various styles and shades; also
a full line of CORDED SILK DRESS BUT
TONS, in all shades, at
FERGUSON & BRO^.,
nov 5 96 King street.
High back combs.
A complete assortment of Spanish High
Back Combs and Children's Round Combs at
FERGUSON & BRO'S.,
jan 16 96 King street.
NEW YORK STATE CREAM. PINEAP
ple, EDAM and SAPSAGO CHEESE
just received by
Jan21 GEO. McBURNEY & SON.
GiTavelevs pancake and plug
TOBACCO received by
dec 16 J. C. E. MILBURN?
CCHOICE EXTRACTED HONEY, in jars,
J just received by
aov 10 G. WM. RAMSAY.
(Successor to Fowle&Co.,)
NO. 2 PRINCE STREET.
COMMISSION AND SHIPPING MERC'T.
Dealer in all kinds of
FERTILIZERS, SALT AND PLASTER
Agent ot the
NEW YORK & BALTIMORE STEAMERS
Also of the
LIVERPOOL & LONDON & GLOBE IN
C. & E. MILBURN,
"Wholesale and Retail
GROCERS & COMMISSION MERCH'TS.,
No. 19 N. Royal st, cor. Market Space,
Orders and consignments solicited. They will
receive careful and prompt attention. jy 2
GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANT,
No. 69 Cameron street,
Deals in Standard Fertilizers and Grass Seeds.'
Cash advances made on Grain in store. Con
signments solicited. aug 3
B. LAWSON & CO.,
[Successors to R. M. Lawson,]
GROCERS AND LIQUOR MERCHANTS,
No. 67 Cameron street,
aug 3 ALEXANDRIA, VA.
GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANT
AND AGKNT FOR
THE SALE OF FERTILIZERS,
No. 17 King street,
aug 16-tf ALEXANDRIA, VA.
GEO. WASHINGTON. R. J. WASHINGTON.
Y^ASHINGTON & BROTHER,
NO. 20 UNION STREET,
Consignments ol Grain, Merchandise and all
kinds, of Country Produce solicited. Special
attention given to all business entrusted to them.
Prompt returns made. ap 24
COAL, SALT AND PLASTER
(Foot of Princess st.,)
feb 21-tf Alexandria, Virginia.
HINN & CO
(Successors to Samuel Hartley,)
GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANTS
No. 13 Union street,
par- Particular attention paid to the selling of
FLOUR, GRAIN and all kinds of COUNTliY
PRODUCE, and filling all orders for GROCE
R1ES, GUANO, PLASTER, SEEDS, &c.,
&c., at the lowest market rates.
Agents for the sale of James S. Welch'i
celebrated brands of FAMILY FLOUR.
SSt" Agents for the sale of the "ROUND TO}
ifrilRAULIC CEMENT." jan G-tf
J. BRODERS. J. LANNON.
? No. 11 King street,
A.10X ah drift Vs
GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANTS.
Wholesale Dealers in
Also keep on hand a general assortment ol
Cordage, Tar. Pitch. Nails, Lime, Packing, Oils,
Lamps and Snip ana Naval Stores.
All orders and consignments promptly attend
ed to, and goods forwarded without delay to con
ignees on arrival.
Agents for Dupont's Gunpowder.
XXX Ale and Porter always on hand.
Agents for the Baltimore and Potomac Trans
portation line. mh 10?tf
HVf SHI.VG TOJV AD \mEH TiSE.7IJ-J.VTS
PREVIOUS TO COMMENCING IM
UTS' FURNISHING GOODS
AT PRIME COST.
If this is an inducemeraent, call.
No. 465 Pennsylvania Avenue,
WASHINGTON, D. C.
Don't forget the number. dec 30-1 m
J. J. TURNER & CO'S.
J&oi imm ? _
i nfe.c<wrc akmohia e rW?j|
nJXrSi ,r >? >*?&
The price of this deservedly popular Fertilizer
is reduced to
FIFTY DOLLARS PER TON.
In mechanical condition and Quality EXCEL
SIOR is the concedod standard of excellence,
nnd competitive tests for seventeen years have
established its superiority for all soils and for all
crops. Apply to
aug 14 R. M. LAWSON.
Reduction in price of obers
A A Guano, $55; Ammoniated Super Phos
phate, 545. We offer those well known Fertili
zers at greatly reduced prices, and will furnish
any information and Circulars, containing tes- j
timonials, on application.
P. B. hooe, Agent,"
aug 6 No. 2 Prince street.
We offer the following popular Fertilizers at
OBER'S "AA" GUANO. $55.
AMMONIATED sup. phosphate, $45.
BLOOD GUANO?PURE BLOOD and
EUREKA ammoniated sup. PHOS
GUANAHANI GUANO, $35.
For particulars and Circulars, containing tes
timonials, apply to
P. B. hooe, Agent,
aug 6 No. 2 Prince street
jyjORE seasonable dry GOODS.
Cheap Goods for January Sales.
Tuesday, January 11, 187:5.
We open to day a fuil slock of Bleached Cot
tons, Sneetings, P. C. Cottons and Linens,
Quilts, Crash, Table Damask, Towelings, Nap
kins, Wine Cloth, Floor and Table Oil Clothes,
Calicoes, &c., &c., all at popular prices.
D. F. BRASHEAR,
H. B. Hoomks. No. 109 King street,
jan 11 Alexandria, Va.
Bargains! AT COST I
To reduce stock.
At ferguson & BRCS.,
dec 28 96 King street.
W. D. CORSE,
stock, exchange and cojlleo
Will deal in Gold and Silver Coin, State, City
and Railroad Securities.
"Will execute orders for any Stocks or Bonds
on the Stock Boards of New York or Baltimore
Virginia Coupons, receivable for taxes, tor
Agent for the MUTUAL LIFE INSUR
ANCE CO., of New York. jy_2_
TJURKE & HERBERT,
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.
ALEXANDRIA CORPORATION SIX
PER CENT BONDS.
Any information in regard to investments
cheerfully given. mY
ICE! ICE! ICE!
A full supply of
irorn the clearest 01 >?ater, and of unusual PA
RITY and SOLIDITY, constantly on hand.
Persons desiring to secure their summers
supply of the article, ABSOLUTELY. FREE
FROM ALL IMPURITIES, and at REA
SONABLE RATES, can do so by leaving their
orders at my office, or by arrangement with my
F. A. REED,
ap 21 JANNEY'S WHARF.
We respectfully ?all the attention of our cus
tomers and tho public generally to the fact that
we are always prepared to execute all kinds of
in the neatest and most satisfactory manner,
and with the greatest expedition.
BILLS OF LADING
CARDS OF HONOR,
?fec., &c., &c.,
Or anything else in tho Job Printing line.
Wo have an extensive and varied assortment
of all tho latest styles of
and are constantly adding to our stock, from
which we are prepared to print anything, from
a visiting card up to a poster.
We guarantee satisfaction in every particular,
and assure all who may entrust their orders
with us that they will be executed promptly.
BORDERS from. THE country will
receive special attention.
Give us a call and examine specimens.
NEW goods?Recoived this day : Shoe
Brushes in great variety, Wisp Broome,
Boschee's German Syrup, Green's August
Flower, Benson's Pills, Hemp, Canary and
Rape Seed, Wizard Oil, Flagg's Relief, Mrs.
Allen's Zylobalsamum, Seth Arnold's Balsam,
White .Popper, Lactopeptine Powder, Cash
mere Bouquet Soap, Durang's Rheumatic Rern
dy, Cooper's Sheet Gelatine, Pierce's Medival
Discovery, Mt. Eagle Tripoli, Perry's Floral
Spray Cologne and Reed's American Shoe
Dressing. Also a choice assortment of Hair,
Tooth, Nail and Shaving Brushes, and Hard
Rubber and Buffalo Dressing Cwmbs.
jan 6 J AN NET & CO.
OLD IMPORTED liquors?Jamaica
Rum,Genuine Holland Gin,very old Scotch
Whiskey and Pure French Brandy,
d c 6 McBURJS E Y & SON.
BROOMS of medium and best qualities, made
of now Broom Corn, for sale at reduced
jan 5 LSL& E. MILBURN.
1 BBLS COAL OIL and FIVE BBLS.
JL\J ALADDIN SECURITY OIL in store
and for sale at lowest market rates,
dec 10 JANNEY & CO.
DO NOT forget the closing out sale at cost
previous to taking stock at
FERGUSON & BRO'S.,
dec 27 96 King street.
Avery handsome line of la
dies' SCARFS, Lace Bows and other
goods for Christmas just opened at reduced
prices. [dec 13J D. F. W1TMER CO.
Beautiful fall shawls?choice
styles and very popular.
D. F. BR ASHE AR,
sep 14 No. 109 King st.
Bordeaux prunes, and finest London
Layer, loose Muscatei and Valoncia Rais
ins received to-day bv
dec 15 ~J. Q. & E. MILBURN.
PICKLES.?.New Cucumber, Engiish Mixed
and Chow Chow, at
DAVY & harmon'S,
sepl Cor. Prince and Royal streets.
A~NOTHER lot OF CITRON and JtAiS
INS received to-dny by
dec 22 J. 0. & E. MILBURN.
I am just opening quite an addition to my stock
in new and very pretty Prints, Alpacas and
Black French Cashmeres.
Brown, Bleached and Lead Colored Canton
A fine line of Gents' Pocket Handkerchiefs in
Linen Cambric and Silk.
Hemstitched do., for ladies and gentlemen.
Gents' kid Gloves, Corsets, extra size gentle
men's Merino Vests, 42x44 inches, Gents' Silk
Scaifand Neck Ties, superior Bed Blankets,
Comforts, Bleached and ?rown Cottons, &c.
dec 21 J. ALSTE W AKT\_
N E W GOO D S.
I have just opened from New York another
line of superiorBLACK GKO. GRAIN blLKS,
very cheap. Some of these are the "Cachmere,"
finish and very handsome.
Long and Square Black Cashmere Shawls.
Black Crape Veils.
White Flannels, &c.
Some very handsome Crimson and Green Ter
rys, for furniture covering and curtains
nov 20 J. M. STEWART.
It is not our custom to publish prices of goods,
but will say to our friends' and customers that
on an examination of stock they will find our
prices on all goods as low, .-.nd often lower, than
they can be bought in this city.
Uur large sales enabling us to buy Domestics,
such as Bleached and Unbleached Cottons, by
the case and bale, we can and do offer then, loss
than thoy arc generally soid It will be to the
interest of purchasers to compare our prices be
oct 28 D. F. WITMER CO.
Large and choice stock of fan
cy AND STAPLE DRY GOODS.
October 4th, 1875.
iSow York, Philadolphiaand Baltimore markets.
We have just returned from the North and
opening to-day a splendid assortment of tfOods,
embracing the newest and latest styles out for
fall and winter. Our Dress Goods Department
is complete, and we make Biack Goods a spe
cialty. We cannot enumerate all the different
lines of goods, but invite a general examination
I of the stock. Poyuiar prices mav be expected.
D. F. BKASHEAR
j H. B. Ho'jMKS. No. 1CK) Ling street,
I oct 4 Alexandria, Va.
iX KID GLOVRS.
I have received this day my Full supply of
KID GLOVES, at prices as lollowp: Two but
ton, at 75c $1.U0, bl.oO and $2.25 per pair,
oct 1 (J. C. BERRY, 72 King st.
I have just received from New York a, line of
uf every grade, some of thum exceedingly rich
in quality and finish; also boauti ul Pin-scripe
ditto. Fronch Merinos in the new Cloth Colors;
a large stock of black ditto, >vith Cashmeres,
from 87 cts. to $1.60.
Also, a tine stock of Plaid CAMEL'S HAlli
and other goods for Ladies Jackets and Cloaks, in
the new styles, and handsomely trimmed.
sop-iO J M. STEWART.
I am now opening a large stock of superior
BRUSSELS AND INGRAIN CARPETS,
HEARTH RUG*, OLL CLOTHS,
MATS, HASSUCKS, &c.
These goods are hanesom;; and cheap
scp3U J. M. STE\VART._
Latest styles of cloaks.
A full line just received.
D. F. W1TM ER CO.
IpULL CLOTHE AND KERSEYS.
A very large assortment.
The attention of wholesale dealers is called to
them. D. F. WITMER Co.
BOYS' CASS1.MERES, in great variety,
cheap, just received by
sop 29 D. F. W1TMER CO._
DRESS GOODS? We begtocailthe atten
tion of the ladies to a large and varied
stock of FALL and WINTER DRESS GOoDS
to be opened this morning, in connection with
many other seasonable goods
D. F. BRASHEAR,
_scp 27 1U9 King street.
^SSEMBLY ROOMS CARPET HALL. ~
Our Carpet business requiring it, we have bad
tho Assembly Rooms litted up, am: now it is
our pleasure to invito our customers to look at
CARPETS, OIL CLOTHS
and other goods in this line, in one of the iiand
some?t, il' not the handsomest, Carpet Hali in
the State. Our stock in those, a:- woii as in all
our lines, is largo and well assorted as to prices.
All that we ask is a comparison,
sep 21 D. F. WITMER CO.
E W GOODb 1 NEW GOODS
We have just received our fall supply of
goods, consisting in part of the following: La
dies' and Children's Balmoral Skirts, Ladies'
and Children's Vests, Nubias. BreakfastShawlo,
Jackets, Bustles, Hosiery, Jet and Piated .Jew
elry, Millinery Ornaments, Windsor and Silk
Ties, Black Lace Fischues, Kid Gloves, VYursted
Dress Fringes in all shades, and a variety ol
other fancy articles, at
FERGUSON & BRO.,
_ OCt 18 9(j King street.
DECEMBER 28, 1875? Just received: Black
Cashmeres, Alpacas and Pure Mohairs
Also Brown and Navy Blue Cashmeres, togeth
er with a choice line of B;ankels, Flannels,
Waterproofs, Cloths, Cassimeres and Vestings.
D. F. BRASHEAR,
H. B. HOOMES,
dec 28 No. 109 King St., Alexandria*
SLEIGH RUNNERS and BASKETS, Meat
Cutters,Oyster Broilers. Tool Chests, Skates,
Pocket Knives, Uarvers and Forks and other
goods suited to the season, just received at 88
King streot, corner of Royal. Call and see.
dec lo _ J^TMJREIGHTON & SON.
1W YORK ENAMELLED PAINT, al
ways ready for use; tho best in the world,
combining beauty, durability and economy,
furnished in any quantity, Irom one gallon up
wards. For sample ca*d and prices address
_Jy_2 B. F. FEAKE & CO., 167 King sL__
SPARKLING CHAMPAGNE CIDER?
pronounced fully equal to Champagne
Wine, put up in exactly tha same style and at
less than one third the price. Quart botties 50c,
pints 30e. A fresh supply just received,
dec 22 * J AN_M E1' & CO.
AN ACCEPTABLE CHRISTMAS GIFT
for everybody would be a bottle of J AN
NiiY'S ORANGE BLOSSOM COLOGNE
WATER. [dec 22J JANNEYjcCO.
tl AN NED STRAWBERRIES, Pineapples
/ Seckel Pears, Winslow's Corn, Lima Bean,
and Succotosh received to-day by
dec 22 J. C. & E. MILBURN.
OLD PORT, SHERRY and MADEIRA
WINES, Scotch Whiskey and Holland
Gin, in store and for sale by
nov 23 R. B. LAWSON & CO.
PEARL HOMINY, Breakfast do., Breakfast
Wheat, Grits, Barley, Farina, Ma;zena,
Corn Starch, Graham Flour and Uats Meal, lor
saie_by__[oct_18] JtfEO_McBURNE l & SON.
ANOTHER LOT OF SMALL HAMS, Ma
ryland brand, just received by
J. C. & E. MILBURN,
_seP 9 19 north Royai street.
17 DAM, PINEAPPLE and SAPSAGO
-Li CHEESE just received by
G. WM. RAMSAY,
oct 8 Corner King and St. Asaph sts.
Pineapple, edam and sapsago
CHEESE for sale by
_oct25 GEO. McBURNEY & SON.
NEW ORLEANS and PORTO RICO MO
LASSES received to-day by
nov 18 J. Q. & E. MILBURN.
SEAL AND OTHER COLORS IN CACH
MERE received this a. m.
oct 21 D. F. WITMER CO. J
cBURNEY & SON have the best 9 cent
Sugar in town. jan 21 I
VIRGINIA: In the Clerk's office of tbe Cor
poration Court of the city of Alexandria,
on the 26th day of January, 1876: H. G. Raynes
vs H. "V. Crandall and John Crandall, partners,
doing business under the firm name of Crandall
Brothers, and Wm. A. Smoot. In chancery and
upon an attachment.
Memo: The object of this suit is to recover of
the defendants, Crandall Brothers, the sum of
five hundred and sixty dollars, with interest
from October 2d, 1875, and to attach and subject
tu the payment of the same the estde or debts
due ibe said Crandall Brothers in the hands of
the said Wm. A. Smoot.
The defendants, H. V. Crandall and John
Crandall, not having e.terod their appearance
and given secu/ny according to < he act of As
sembly and the rules of this Court, and it ap
pearing by affidavit that ihey are not residents of
this Slate, it is ordered that the said defendants
appear here within one month after duo publica
tion of this order, and do what is necessary to
protect their interests in this suit; and that a copy
Of this order be forthwith inserted in the Alex
andria Gazette, a newspaper published in the
city of Alexandria, once a week for four suc
cessive weeks, and posted at the front door of
the Court House of his city. A copy, test:
MORTON MARYE, Clerk.
I). L. Smoot, p. q. jan 26-v>4w
VIRGINIA: At Rules held in tbe Clerk's
office of the Corporation Court of the city
ol'Alexandria, on the 5th day o# January, 1876:
John W. Henderson, plaintiff, vs. John 6.
Cogswell, defendant. Case in assumpsit and
Mem : The object of this suit is to recover of
the defendant the sum of ninety-nine dollars
and twenty-eight cents, and to attach and sub
ject to the payment of the same the estate or
debt* due the defendant in the city of A.exan
The defendant not having entered hi.s
appearance and given security, according to
the act of Assembly and the rules ot this
Court, and it appearing by affidavit that he
is a not resident of this Stale, it is ordered that
the said defendant appear here within one month
after due publication of this order, and do what
is necessary to protect his interest in this suit;
and that a copy of this order be forthwith insert
ed in the Alexandria Gazette, a newspaper pub
lished in the city of Alexandria, once a week
lor four successive weeks, and posted at the front
door of the Court House of this citv. A copy,
test: MORTON MARY E, Clerk.
Kent & Neale, p. o. j?n 6-w4w
\TIRG.I "N1A : In the Clerk's office of the
Corporation Court of the city of Alexan
dria, on the "Oih day of December. 1875: Dan
lei W. Gi.ffitn vs. Kinzie briffith, Daniel Mc
Leod Griffith, Henry Clay Griffith and Charles
Griffith, fn chancery.
Memo: The object of this suit is to have a
partition of the estate of the late Kinsey Griffith.
Tne de endar ts, Dar.iol McLeod Griffith,
Henry Clay Griffith and Charles Griffith,
not having enter- d their appearance and
given security according to the act of As
sembly and the rules of this Court, and it
appearing b}* affidavit that they are not resi
dent:- of this State, it is ordered that the said de
fendants appear here within one month after due
publication of this order, and do what is neces
sary to protect their interest in this suit; and
that a copy of this order be forthwith inserted
in. the Alexandria Gazette, a newspaper pub
lished in the city of Alexandria, once a week
for four successive weeks, and posted at the front
door of the Court House of this city.
MORTON MAR YE, Clerk.
D. L. Smoot, p. q. dec 3:-w4w
"VT"OTICE?I shall upply to tbe Commissioner
.Ln of Pensions lor the issuing of a duplicate
of BOUNTY LAND WARRANT No 24,185
for I6U acres, issued June 14, i820, under the
net of May 6, 1812, to John Pollard, late of King
George county, Va., who was a private in Capt.
Charies Gee's company, kOth U. S. infantry, in
the war o! Ibl2?the original having been lost or
destroyed. CHARLES R. POLLARD,
de29-w6vr Adm'r. of John_Pollard, dee'd.
A DMINISTRATOK'S NOTICE.
Having been appointed by the Corporation
Court of the city of Alexand ia as administrator
of the estate of John T. Evans, deceased, 1
hereby give notice to all parties indebted to the
estute to come forward at once and make pay
ment to me. All parties having claims against
the estate wiil present them to me duly certified
for payment. I. G. O'NEAL,
oc25-tf Adm'r of John T. Evans, dee'd.
LEDGER'S FLUID (RED), THE U^i
VERSAL DISINFECTANT. (Perman
ganate of Soda.) it is the only true disinfectant
known, all other preparations sold tor tnis pur
pose being merely deodorizers (or articles which
possess tbe property oi overpowering unpieasant
smells by their own pungent and otten disagree
able and dangerous qualities.) it is particularly
adapted for disinfecting sick rooms in cases ol
typhus rever, small pox, cholera, scarlet fever,
diarmoea, and all contagious diseases, and loi
puriiying rooms in which there are dead bodies,
removing at once all unpleasant smoxls, and
destroying effectually any latent germs of dis
ease. By placing the diluted fluid in dishes oi
basins, about bed chambers, school rooms, work
shops, hospital wards, ?5cc., it keeps the air in a
perieet state of purity. For stables, slaughter
houses, butchers' -Hops, dairies, cellars, &c., it
is invaluable, keeping them in a perfectly
wholesome slate, by merely sprinkling the di
luted fluid over tbe floors a;.d wails. It keeps
dust bins, water closets, drains, urinals, <fec.
sweet and wiiolesome, by using once or iwice t
day. For sale by JANlsEl ife CO.,
sep 13 145 King street.
OT1LL THEY COME AND STILL THEY
0 GO?Constantly adding to our stock?Popu
lar Goods?Popular i'rices?Fancy Dres^ Goods
:.t and below cost?January 14, 1876? We have
a great mary goods in our stock which we are
seiiirg at prices les-- than co t oi importation,
and invite consumers and country merchants to
tako advantage of our low figures. We are con
stantly in tne market and receivit.g fresh guods
ad the lime.
D. F. BRAS1IEAR,
H. B. Hoomes. No. 109 King street,
jan 14 Alexandria, Va.
I)ER1" UM ERIBS?Lubin's and Piver's Ex
tracts, Janney's Orange Blossom Cologne,
Genuine Imported F. Marie Farina Cologne,
Dr'-xe.'s Vienna Bell Cologne, Read's Grand
Duchess Cologne, N. Hynson Jenning s Double
Eau de Cologne, Hoyt's Ger_ an Cologne and
Lanmaii & Kemp's Florida Water. Also Cou
dray's Genuine French Extra- ts in bulk, of all
the popular odors, and for sale by the ounce or
pound. [dec yj JANNEY & CO.
/ y UNS, CAt S, WADS, &c.?Just opened at
VU 88 King street, Alexandria, Va., corner of
lioyai, a:i assortment oi English Twist Shot
Guns, of good quality, and at very low prices;
also a Bree< h i..oad?r, with all the fixtures,
sheils, &cM Musket Caps, Gun Wads, Flasks,
Pouches, Belts, &c., to which we invite atten
sep 22 J. T. CREIGHTON & SON.
\JOTlONS, HOSIERY, GLOVES, &c , <fec
i-N We call special attention to our full stock
01 Hosiery. Gloves, Handkerchiefs, J->kirt3, Fan
cy Mlk Ties, Ladies' Vests, Beits, Men's Meri
no Vests, Suspenders, Umbrellas, Overskirts,
&.C.,?aii at popuiar prices.
D. F. BRASHFjAR,
ti. B uoomks. No. liHi King street,
no\ S Alexandria, Va.
tourvoisier s liia uioves at 5oc.
D. F. BRASHEAR,
H. B. HOOMES,
doc 28 No. 109 King st., Alexandria, V?
IT'OUGEKA'S KEADV MADE MU&TAKD
Superior to common mustard plasters, always
ready i'or immediate use, clean and nut liable to
change, easily transported and pliable, so as to
be applied to all suriacte. For sale by
WAKF1ELD i HALL,
aug 20 Corner Frince and Fairiax streets.
REDUCED PRICES-We are offering
FA.NCY GOODS, *OTlUiN'S and TRIM
MINGS at reduced prices to make ro->m for
Holiday Goo is, which Mr. Ferguson is now in
New York selecting, the arrival of which wiii
be duly noticed. FERGUSON <fc BRO.,
dec b 96 King s'.reet
IMPERIAL FRENCH GREEN.
it is net poisonous j it i* liner in texture; has
more body, and is the most brilliant in the
world. For ?ale by B. F. PEAKE & CO.,
jy 2 187 King street.'
THE ALEXANDRIA GAZETTE AND
VIRGINIA ADVERTISER will soon ce!e
brute its centennial year. More than three
quarters of a century ago it grew into life a cre
ation of wants and needs of the people of this
section of Virginia.
During all this period its prominent object has
been to advance the interests of the people of
whose life it is the daily chronicle. Its fortunes
have been their fortunes; it has shared their
prosperity and suffered in their disasters. lis
inspiration has been the deeire to forward the
bc-Bt interests of the community in which it is
located, and its own prosperity is, as it has been
purposely made, inseparable from thai of the
community it aims to represent. When they
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with its labors. While they are poor it expects
to wo*k with thc-m and for them, expecting
makeiheir success tho measure of its own.
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of its future. It has never fail el to avail itself
promptly of all the improvements which coma
with tho greater growth and more extended ex
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NEWSPAPER OF VIRGINIA. It will fur
nish daily a complete account, with superfluities
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As the interests of the people mainly cortroa:
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treasured at many thousand hearthstones of
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ture will be promptness and accuracy. The
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'State know they MAY DEPEND upon the
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