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EVA!** & WATSON,
No. 26 Sooth Fonrih street, have on hand
. a Inree sssnrtnnnt ot PATENT SALAMAN
DEK FIRE and THIEF PROOF SAFES.
Bank Vaults and lion Doors for Banks and
Sinres.
streetT s?T,sg^:
•Gentlemen;—We lake mnrh pleasure in i€c
ommending yonr FIRE PROOF SAFES to
merchants and others, "who may desire to
purchase, with a view to llie preservation ol
their Books and other valuables. The Safe
•we purchased of voti, and manufactured by
EVAHS & WATSON, of Philadelphia, Pa.. 1
remained in the. fire at the burning of our
store until the entire stock was consumed,
the heat being intense, a you may suppose
as there were about seventy barrels of liquor
in the store, besides some seventy thousand
pounds of rags and ropes, and other articles
of a highly combustible nature. We had
the Safe opened after the fire had .ceased
and found our books and papers preserved in
perfect order. No. 116 Light street wharf.
Please send as another of your best Safes,
•of the same size, for our future use, and o
blige R. W. W. ISAAC,
No. 91 Light street wharf. Baltimore
'BALTIMOBE, MIL, May 17, 1854.
MESSRS K. &. T. FAIRBANKS & Co.—Gen
tlemen It gives us much pleasure to bea'
testimony to the excellence of your Firo
'Proof Safes. The one I'purchased of yon,
manufactured by Messer's. Evans & Wat
son, Philadelphia, Pa., saved my books and
valuable pspers, when everything else in
the house was dpslroyod by firo, on the
• morning of the 14th ins'., nt No. 116 Light
street wharf. B. F. WILLIS.
BALTIMORE MD;, May 17, 1854.
Patent Slate Refrigerators, Seal and Letter
Copying Presses, Fairbanks' Pisiform and*
Counter Scales. i
Sole Agency for Butlerworth's, Bettley's,
Vales'nd Jones' Patent Powder Proof Bank
Locks.
Below are the names of a few gentlemen
and Public Institulors who have our Safes,
in use. Hundreds more can he given : J
Farmers & Mechanics Bnuk Philadelphia
12 Safes:
U. S. Mint, "
U. S, Arsenal, five Safes California 3 in
Philapelphia.
Sialo Treasurer Trenton, N. J.
Penn'a. R. R. Co., Pliila'd. 2 Safes.
Philadelphia Wilmington U Baltimore R.
R. Co., Philadelphia.
Locust Mountain Coal & Iron Co , "
Coal Run Improvement & R. R. Co., "
Bell Gurretson & Co. Bankers, Hunting
don, Pa ,
. Bell, Smith St Co., Bankers, Johnstown
Pa ,
Bryan, Gardner. Altocna, Pa.
Gen. A H. Wilson, Huntingdon, Pa.
McKelvy, Neal & Co.; bloomsbmgt "
Geo Weaver, do "
Caleb Barton. do "
Philadelphia, August 31 1854—1y.
GRAND GIFT ENTERPRISE
AND CONCERTS.
60,000 GIFTS VALUED AT 660,000.
Tickets $1 each.
E.UNANGST,
Announces that he has projected a series of
GIFT CONCFIRTS, to the pauons of which
he will distribute by lot 60,000 valuable gifis
or premiums.
The conceits w ill be given at Bloomsbtirg,
Danville, and such other towns where a suf
ficient .lumber of the patrons of the euter
zprise reside. The times and places will be
announced in subsequent hills. Each ticket
will entitle the holder to two admissions to
the correrts, and one of the following prizes
or premiums:
•One three story Biick Hotel in Blootnsburg,
opposite the Court-house, now occupied by
F.x-Sherifl Billtxiyer, valued at 810,000
One large two-smry brick dwelling-house.lot
and out-buildmgs, on Main Street of
Bloomsturg 5,000
■ One two torj brick dwelling house and lot
.on Main Stredt of Bloomsburg 4.800
One two story brick dwelling tiouse and lot
* orf Main street of Bloomsburg 3 000
One two story frame dwelling house arui lot
on Main street of Bloomsburg 2,000
One two story frame dwelling house and lot
or. Main street of Blootnsburg 1,800
Two two story brick dwelling houses on
Cenl.'e "treet of Bloomeburg, each 1,600
One two story frame dwelling house and lot
on Main stieel of Bloomsturg 1,6"0 ,
One two story li-sine dwelling house ar:l
lot on Main street ol Bloomsturg 1,000
(light corner lots cn Centre street of Blooms
burg, each 8450 . 8,600
"Six middle-dots on Centre street of Blooms
burg, each 8400 2,409
Two buggies, each 8200 400
Two buggies, each 8180
Two buggies, each 8170 340
Ten Gold patent lever watches, 8100 1,000
Twenty Gold detached lever watches,
each 860 1,200
Twenty Gold cylinder escapement
watches, each 850 1,000
15 Gold lepitn waiches, each 850 750
50 Silver lever watches, each 825 1,250
50 double barrel shot guns, each 820 1,000
10 " " " 816 160
10 Bifles, each 814 140
10 Allen's revolvess, each 812 120
10 Colt s revolvers, each 820 200
20 pairs pistols each 82 40
1000 Gold pencils, each 83 3,000
1000 Silver pencils and pen holders,
each 82 2,00.0
2000 Gold pens, each $1 2 000
.34)000 Engravings each 250 7,500
25745 Pieces of Music 3 099
The money received for the salo of the
tickets wdl be paid over to John K. Grotz,
to be deposited by him in the Bank of Dan
ville, to the credit of the projector, (or the I
seruriiy of the ticket holders.
When the tickets are all sold notice will I
be given in the public prints for the ticket
holders to meet at some designated time and
place, to choose a Committee who shall dis
tribute the gilts as the shareholders shall de
termine.
REKERF.IICES as to the above property:
William Snyder, Robert F. Clark Esq , 11.
B. Menagh, R. W. Weaver Esq., or Rob
ert B. Arthur, Bloonnburg, Columbia coun
ty, l'a.
All orders for tickets must be addressed,
post-paid, money enclosed, to E. Unangst,
Blootnsburg, Columbia county Pa., and the
tickets will be promptly forwarded to any
address.
Mr C. F. Knapp will act as general cor
responding agent at Bloomsburg for the pro
prietor.
. E. UNANGST.
Bloomsburg, Nov. 22, 1854.—6nt.
Administrator's Notice.
NOTICE is hereby given that letters of
administration upon the estate of Jacob
Rohrbaoh, late of Franklin township, Col.
county, deceased, have been granted to the
undersigned residing in Sunbury, Northum
berland county. All persons indebted to the
. estate are requested to make payment with
out delay, and those having accounts to pre
sent them for settlement to
JACOB F. ROHRBACH,
Administrator.
Bloomsburg r luly 26, 1855 —6m,
BUSINESS D IHECTORT,
Bloomsbntg. jpcf-
IHRAM W. THORNTON.
MERCHANT. —Store on the South side of
Mara Street, second square below Mar
ket.
DAVID LOWENBERG,
/CLOTHING STORE, on Main street, two
doors above the 'American House."
SIMON DR EI FUSS, &TCO.
CLOTHING STORE in tl.e 'Exchange
Block,' opposite the Court house.
AJ.EVANS.
MERCHANT. —Store on the upper part
of Main street, nearly opposite the
Episcopal Church.
N. C. SIIIVE,
MANUFACTURER OF FURNITURE
AND CABINET WARS.—Warernom
in Shive's Block, on Main Street.
A. 91. RUPERTJ ~
TINNER AND STOVE DEALER—
Shop on South side of Main street, be
low Market.
JOSEPH SWAUTZ.
BOOKSELLER. Store ill the Exchange
Block, first door above the Exchange
Hotel.
R. W~ WEA YE iT.
ATTORNEY AT LAW.— office on the
first floor of the "Star" Building, on
Main street.
SIIARPLESS &MELH K
TTVOUNDEIIS ANfr MACHINKBT3. Bui'it
JL iugson the alley between the "Exchange
and "American House."
BARN A R DlilT HKT,
11 tAILOH.—Shop on the South Side of Main
JL Street, first square below Market.
A. €. MENSCH,
CHANT.—Store Nortti West corner
Main auJ Market Streets.
IHRAM €. HOWKR,
CiUf.GEON DENTIST.—Office near the
►59 Academy on Third Street.
M'KELVY, NEIL & T<hT
j\f F.RC HANTS.—Northeast comer ol Main
and Market streets.
SH.VRPLEBB & MELICK,
MANUFACTURES AND DEALERS IN
STOVES, TINWARE &c.—Establish
men! on Alain street, next Duiiding tbove
he Court house.
iTi Ntt ¥ ZliP P I H' E U,
CLOCK and WATCHMAKER, south side
of Main street, above the Railroad.
Every kind of disorder in jewelled or oth
er newly invented Escapements faithful! re
paired.
PU U DON S DIG ES T.
( NY Justice of the Peace wishing to pur
'"abase a Copy of Purdon's Digest, can be
accommodated by applying at be this
offr e
UMMiiUS^ LISK
AM)
LIVERY STABLE.
STo Sie IF > ir i C£'_£iaa.S3S3
jV|OW rum anew omnibus between Blooms-
v- burg and the Railroad Depot, which
will take passengers from and to any of the
residences of the town, or the American
House and Forks Hotel; and he will
also furnish conveyances to all travellers who
may wish to go into any part of the county.
The omnibus will lenve Bloomsbr-rs twice
daily at 10J o'clock A. AL, and at 3i o'clock
1". M.
He has also a large livery stable connected
with the omnibus line, from which lie can
accommodate the public, with conveyances
for travelling, pleasuie excursions or busi
ness.
Bloomsburg, April 24, 1855.—1y.
Locale your Laud Warrants uow!!
0 ST. Because you cn do so now without
-■ paying out any money till it is conveni
ent, and gel a good farm that pleases you or
the nay lor your warrant.
2nd. Because in a few months the chan
ces will be ull taken.
3d. Because over thirty six millions o(
acres of warrants ure to issue under the new
law (See official estimate in Washington
Union March 26th 1855.
4lh. Because there is not land enough to
fill-all these in the States ami they must
then be located in the wild terriiories, beyond
the Mississippi.
sth. Because then the price of warrants
must fall to a mere trifle—ten or twelve cents
an acre.
6th Borauso nobody wants land in the
wilderness among wild Indians, where taxes
must be paid for years without benefit.
Information furnished ami Locations made
t,,n most lavorable terms (credit if desired)
through a reliable agency in the West, on
application to R. VV. WEAVER.
Blonmsburg, July 2. 1855.
TO BUILDERS & GONTU.VC I'ftßS.
fJMIE undersigned is prepared to undertake
and finish in the best workmanlike style
all wark in the department of
SHXEXLATTCNG.
lie will personally superintend the work,
and find a sufficient number nf good bands
tor whom he will be responsible to do all
work die undertakes at the shortest notice.
Work will be dor.e to order either by contract
or by lime. GORDON R. GOFF.
Bloomsburg, May 30, 1855.
iwmE!
JVTOTICE is hereby given that the under
f- signed citizens oPßloomsburg Columbia
county Pennsylvania, will apply in ihe IM-KI
Legislature lor a Charier for a Bank to be
located at BloomsbuiT.'- to be called the
"BLOOMSBURG BANK" wil.h bankingpriv
iligss of issue, discount and deposit, with a
capiial of two hundred thousand dollars.
Daniel Buyder; Wm. Robison,
L. B, Rupert, J. Ramsey,
Wm. Snyder, R. B. Arthur,
E. MenJenhuli, Epbraim P. Lutz,
A. J. Sloan, * Joseph Sbarpless,
LJoyd I'axton, Win. Sloan,
Geo. Weaver, S. Mendenhall,
Bloomsburft, June 20, 1855.—6 m.
SODA FOUNTMI
JAR J. P. TAGGART has arranged a soda
" fountain in his drugstore in fhq Ex
change Block, where all who are thirs'y can
obtain a pleasant, healthful and refreshing
drink, such as will do a temperance stomach
good and wont" make drunk come."
Bloomsburg, May 31, 1855.
F"FLESH ARKITAL f
JAF Ginghams, Challi Detain, Brage Detain,
Lawns, Cltambrage, Muslin, Calicos,
Gators, Boots and Shoes, Black Silk, Ladies'
Mohair Alius,and Palm Fans.
July 18,'55. A. C. AIEN'SCH.
► ■iHIBET SHAWLS Willi silk fringe, a
JL fiue lot just received and for saie by
A. C. MENSCH.
ESSENCE OF COFFEE. For sale at the
cheap store of A. J. EVANS.
i *2" '•
,TBE POCKET ESCELAPIUS?
OR, EVERT ONE HIS OWN PIIVSICIAN.
trpilE FIFTIETH
-L Edition, with One
hundred Engravings,
showing Diseases and Mal
formations of tho httmsi.
ttysicm in every shape anil
form. To which is added
a Treatise on the Diseases
of Fentales, boiug of the
higle-l impoitnneeVo mar
rird people, m those eon.
■etar— ■—" tomplnling marilege. Dy
WILLIAM YOUNG, M. D.
Let r.o father he ashamed rhe presrnt a copy
of the Aesculapius to "his child. It may save
him from sn esrly grave. Let no voitng man or
woman enter into tie secret obligations o! mar
ried life without reading the Pork* Aesculapius
Let no one suffer from a haiknied Cough Pain
in the Mde, restless nights, nervous feelings,
ond the whole train of Despeptic senea'.iou.,
and given up by their physicians, ho another
moment without consulting Hie \KSCUL.\-
PII.IB. Have the married, or those about to he
married any impediment, read this truly useful
book, as it has been Ihe means of saving thou
sands of unfortunate ereatuies from lire very
jaws of death.
Any persi ri senil'ng twenty five cer.ts, en
closed in a Idler, will receive one copy of ihh
hoot-, by mail, or five copies will lie sent for one
dollar. Address. Dr. W. Young, No. ("52 spruce
street, I'hiludel| his.' Post paid.
No 152 Spruce St., Philadelphia.
Se,-n Ist, 1834—1 y.
LEATHER AND FIND IN OS.
r | <IIK subscriber rcspccifully invites the at
k Isialon of (ioalosa sod others, to his larg,.
and well selected slock of Leather and—riijll.
ii.gs, which is kert constantly Iresh hy repeated
draft, upon th of this country
and of F.urr, r,.„d which is made up in psrt
of the following articles, viz . I'he host Oak
and Red Bolc ; Slaughter, Skirting and Darnng.
Ed do ; Harness, Bridle, Han.l and Well Leath
er ; Tbung slid Lacing do". • Wax Upper. Hoot
Grain, Uuffand .Split el.i.; City Slang; Kps
I Malted and Collar do. ; City. Uoutury, French
j and Patent Calf : ns; Hoot Leg Moroccos.
I Buck hikiiis. Pad skills. Chamois,ami Morocco.;
Bindings and Linings of alruo.l every desciip
| tion ; Hhoe Thnad, Patent Thread, Milk, 800 l
I Gorrl, Lace, a,id Silk and Union Galloons:
I Black and Colored English Lusting, Worsted
Uppers, ami Crimped Fronts and footings; Awls
1 Tacks, Needles, Eyelet anil Crimping Machines
and Eyelets; Sl p, d> Iron. Copper and Zinc Nails,
Files, Hasps, Knives; Rubbers, Pegs, Bristles;
and Boot Weli; Hammers, 800 l and Shoe Tiers',
Lasts, Crimps, Clumps, Handles. Gum, Color,
Cod Liver IIIIC Tonneis Oil; Shoe "Pools and
Currier's Tools ol all kinds, ready fur use, be
sides many other articles not enumerated above
all of which will be selc at the lowest market
rates, by JOHN WHII B,
Importer and Dealer, 497 Market Street,
Above 131 li, Philadelphia.
R. I. RIDGWAY hi 10.
Importers and Dealers in Foreign and Domestic
AVIAES AAD LIQI ORB,
No. 104 South I'iout Street, Phllw.
LINANEJKS LIQUORS.
(of different kinds.) Wine Bitters,
Dark and Pale, Siouqhlon Bit,era,
Otunl, Depnv & Co. of Essence of Pepper
various V images. mint,
Pinet, Castillion & Co. Wild Cherrv Brandy, ;
of various Vintages. Raspberry Brand)', j
Maglorey, do Blackberry do
Heimessy, do Lavender do
Rochelle do Ginger do • !
HOLLAND GIN. Cur.u'oa do
Swan Brand, Extract D'Absintho.
Cornel, do CORDIALS.
Fish, do Rose Cordial,
Anchor Brand, Perfect Love, Cordial,
Seydam, do Anniseed, do
WINES. Lemon, do
Superior old Sherry Peppermint, do
Wtiur, winsKEV.
do do Madeira Wine Superior Old Monon- j
Port, of different galtela,
Kinds, Rye Whiskey, from 1 |
Tcnertfl'e Wine, in 16 years old,
Lisbon, do Burbon Whiskey, i
Malaga, do Irish do
Muscatel, do Scotch do
Claret, do Old Jamaica Spirits,
Burgundy Port, Old Peach Brandy,
Old Apple do
Aug. 17th, 1854. Cham, and Hock W.
ol various brands.
wtMasTi 3
IX ItIaOOtISBI'RM.
EPHRAIM ARMSTRONG
I k AS taken cliarge ol a new marble works 1
" " i the corner of Main and
blooinsburg. where the public can bo served
with
Ilrery kind oOIar*Ie Work,
in ihe best style of theAArtl t anil hi !
tin! lowest living prices.
Thank In I for past tavors, Mr. Armstrong i
will execute all ordets that tnuy be left with
hini for
Tcmb-stones, Tombs^lounuieiitSy
Door and Window Sills, steps of marble or
sandstone. Mantles, or any ihing else in the
department of marble masonry. The slock
on hnml and engaged consists of the best
ITALIAN AND AMERICAN MARBLE;
and LETTERING will be done in English or i
German. E. ARMSTRONG. 1
Bloomsburg, Feb. 1. 1855.
ITJLV7 GOODS. !
FOR SPRING & SUMMER !
riJRAIW Y¥. THORATDiY
HAS JUST received and opeued a new
and sp'.jarlid assortment of
For Spring and Snrntner, at his stole on
Main street below Market, to which he in
vites the auention ol the public. ILs as
sortment will compare in price and quality
with tiny to be found on this side of Phila
delphia, and includes
Q VEE NSIF.UtE, H.ill IMF A RE,
GLASSWARE, HATS, CAPS,
BOOTS AND SHOES.
He has on hand every desirable and fash
ionable style of Cloths, plain and fancy cas
ai mere's
LADIES' DRESS GOODS
Popluis. b-'rage, de baize, lawns, summer
Shawls Sillks, Delaine, ginghams, prints, and
every article of
House ruriiishing Goods,
Sheetings, licking, checks, &u.
His stock is selling fast, and will be re
plenished eveiy few weeks, fpl lug motto,
is ''small profits and quick r
Call and see our goods. We chargnolh-' 4
ing for showing them, and will aWays rtWK
country produce in pay guha markSMriegs.
Bloomsburg, April 26, IhdaY Ifr*
"THO M AS^3 7
No. 7 South Seventh Street,
riIILADEIPIIIA,
| Jaiiutaciurur of strong Tinware, Copper,
Tiii and Zinc Burning Tubs, Baifiing
Pans, and every kind of batnitig apparatus.
Also deed and paper boxes.
Prompt attention given to ordered work
and goods carefullv lorwpjned on orders. '
" Philadelphia, August 17th, 1854.
RAWER GOODS, Spotted Swiiai Bog
Jaconett Mull, Cambric, Swiss Muslin
Bishop Lawns, sale Bard Muslin just receiv
ed at the Store of
K C. MENSCH
KAY & BROTHER,
LAW PUBLISHERS AND BOOKSELLERS.
WHOLESALg AND RETAIL,
17 $ 19 South Ft/Ik Street, Ist Store above
Chestnut street. East side.
PHILADELPHIA,
RESPECTFULLY ANNOUNCE TO THN PRO
le*inn ami Students at Law, that they
keep always on hand a well selected stork
of LAW Book*, comprising tSin best Treati
ses oAtnnl in every department of law, which
t hey will sell sell as cheap, if not cheaper,
thar any other house in this city or New
York Being (he publishers of several val
uable works, they are possessed of such hi
cilities in obtaining their stock as to enable
them to sell their books at very low prices.
KAY & BROTHER have the agency for
the sale of Harris' Pennsylvania State lie
ports, for the eas'eru counties of the Slate
KAY A BROTHER, PUBLISH
1. Purdon's Digest of the Laws of Penn
sylvania, from 1700 to 1854, by
Stroud and Brightly, new and Bth edi
tion, in one convenient volume, Svo.
Price $5.00.
2. Sergeant & Kawle'sSupreme Court
Reports, 17 vols.
3. Penrose & Watt's Supreme Court Re
ports. 3 vols.
4. Watts' do do 10 vols.
5. " lit Sergeants' do do 9 vols,
0. HarrL' Male Reports, 8 vols
7. Brightly'* NISI Prius Reports, 1 vol.
8. Miles' Reports of the District Court of
Philadelphia. 2 vols.
.9. Baldwins' U.S. Circuit Court Reports,
1 vol.
10. Chief Justice Marshall's Circuit CUTIO
Decisions, 2 vols.
It. Sergaaut on the Laud Laws, of Perm's,
1 vol._
12. Sergoant on Foreign Attachment in
Peuii'a, 1 vol.
13. Sergeant on the Lien Law of Penn'a,
1 vol.
14. Duane on the Law of Landlord & Ten
-8 tit, 1 Vol.
15. Diruue. on the Road Laws in Penn'a.
I vol.
16. Brightly on the Law of Costs, 1 vol.
17. Graydon's Forms—new and 4th edi
tion, 1 vol.
18. Hood on the Law of Executors, 1 vol.
J9. Roberts' Digest of British slalu'es in
force in Pennsylvania—2d edition,
1 vol.
20. Smith Si Reed's Laws of Pennsylvania,
commencing 11th Oct. 1700, lOvols
The Bth, 9th and 10th volumes sold
separately.
21. Pamphlet Laws —The complete acts
r.t the General Assembly of I'ennsyl.
vatiia, from the year 1800 to the pres
ent time. in 41 vols. Complete sots,
of the Pamphlet Laws are very scarce.
23. Wharton's Precedents Indictment"
1 vol.
24. Morris on the Law of Replevin in Ihe
United Slates, 1 vol.
1852 —By F. C. Brightly Esq.—l vol. ■
26. Trmibat on the Law of Limited Part
nership in the United Stales, 1 vol.
27. Troubat and Malys' Practice, new and
third edition In 2 thick volumes 8
vo, pf over 1700 pages.
JUST PUBLISHED.
22. Wharton's American Criminal Law
new and 3d edition, 1 vol. Bvo.
25. Binns'Justice—new and 6th edition,
1855, tiy F. C. Brightly, Esq , 1 vol.
Wharton on the American L' W ol Homi
cide, with Reports of Cases, 1 vol.
royal Svo.
28. Brightly' Purdon's Annual Digest for
1854, price 50 cents.
IN PREPARATION.
Wharton and Slide's American Medical Ju
risprudence, 1 vol. royal 8 vo.
royal Bvo.
Burton's Compendium of the Law of Real
Properly, with copious American An
notations, t vol. royal Bvo.
A new Digest of the Laws of the United
S'ates, on the plan of Purdon's Di
gest of 1853, I vol. imperial 8 vo.
Sergeants' Mechanics' Lien Law, new edi
tion.
The Pennsylvania Form Book
I3P* See Kay & Brother's Catalogue of
Law Publications lor particulars:
U?* Orders or letters of inquiry rom the
country promptly intended to
August 17tli. 1854. ly
l'cntiHyivatiia Wire Works.
No. 21 Arch St., above Front,
PHILADELPHIA.
rTtllE Subscribers have on hand, and are
* constantly manufacturing, SIEVES. RID
DLES, SCREENS, WOVEN WIRES, of
all meshes and u-ulths. Also all kinds of
plain and lancy Wire work. Brass antl Iron
Wire Sieves of all kinds ; Brass and Cop
per Wire Cloth for Paper Makers, &o. Cyl
inders and Dandy Rolls covered in the best
manner.
Heavy Twilled Wire for Spark Catchers,
Sieves for Brass and Iron Founders, Screen
Wire, Window Wire, Safes, Traps, Dish
Covets, Coal and Sand Screens, &e.
BAYLISS, DARBY & LINN.
August 17th, 1854.
GREENWOOD SEMI NARY
MILLVILLE. COLUMBIA CO., PA.
Fur Youth of* both Sexes.
W7. Bl lildSs, PUIAt lI'AL.
rpHIS Institution which has been in suc
i cesslni operation for several yeats has
recently been enlarged to give better accom
modations for boarders and increased facili
ties for Tuition, &c.
Each quarter of the School year consists
of eleven weeks, anil the next session will
commence on the 13ih of August, but pu
pils will be taken at any season.
It: addition to the constant attention of the
Principal, the services of an experienced
teacher have been procured. Instruction will
be giren in all the English branches usually
.taught, and also in Latin.
Natural Phiioaophy mill Astronomy will be
illustrated by appropriate apparatus and ac
cess given to a Library and the use of Math
ematical instruments. Books and Statione
ry will be provided for all who desire.
IfiBmSCSo
TUITION, $3.50, $4 and $4.50 per quarter,
graded by the course of study.
Boarding, Tuition, Washing, Lights, &c.,
$24 per quarter, one-haif payable quarterly
in advance.
BP* For further particulars address the prin
cipal.
Millville. July 6, 1855.
L "BOUNTY LANDS.
AGRKEABLY to the law ol the 3d March,
18S5, persons who have been mustered
linto tit* service of the Ur.ited Slates, and
.jynrved"fourteen days, are entitled to receive
Lunf Warrant lor 160 acres, and those per
son* Who have received less quantity, are
now entitled to receive a VVarruuf sufficient
.to make the 160 acres.
The undersigned has received lha law and
Ihe lorms adopted by < a e department at
Washington, and will undertake the procur
ing of Warrants for those who may desire
his services. K. W. WEAVER.
Bloonishnrg. March 16, 1855.
jV| USLIN'S a yard wide for 8 cents, and
"*• good prints for 6J cenis just received
by A. C. MENSCH.
IRON STEEL, and every kind of Hard
wate for sale by
McKELVY, NEAL &Co I
THE GREAT NATURAL REMEDY
FOR
Indigestion and Dyspepsia.
ywn J. s. HOUGHTON'S
PEPSIN, t he true Diges
|rfr\jj)|f live Fluid, or Gastric Juice,
ft is? 61111 holds the first place a-
T Jyf. ..~a mon g a " 'he various reme
—to( ihese painful and de
al ructivu complaints. : It is Nature's own spe
cific for an unhealthy stomach. No art of
man can equal its curative powers; and no
sufferer from Indigestion & Dyspepsia should
fail to try it. " Agents supplied at
No. 11, JV. EIGHTH St., PHILADELPHIA.
IV" So Id by E. P. Luiz, and J. 11. Moyer.
Match 29, 1855.
L 33 Q. CE> GE> acffi ss Lb taa np gg
Cabinet Ware Rooms,
8. C. SHI YE
19 ESPECTFULLY invites the attention of
of the Public to bis extensive assort
ment of Cabinet Furniture and Chairs, which
he will warrant made of good materials and
in a workmanlike manner. At his Establish
ment, can airvays be found a good assort
ment of
Fashionable Furnitue,
SLM' c ! 1 I s e l ua ' ' n s| l' e ®nd finish to that of
1 hiladelphia or %w_ fork cities, and al as
low prices. He has Sofas of different style
and prices, from $25 to £6O. Divans, Loun
gee, Walnut ar.d Mahogany Parlor chairs,
Rocking and easy chairs, Piano stools, and
a variety of upholstered work, with Dressing
and parlor bureaus, sofa, card, centre and
pier tables, deiashus, chefTeniers, whatnots
and eomndes and all kinds of fashionable
work. His eiock of bureans, enclosed and
cornrnon w.-ishstands, drens-tables, comer
cupboards, solas, dining and breakfast tab
bies, bedsteads / cane seat and common
chairs, is ihe largest in (hit section of the
country. He will also keep a good assort
ment of looking-glasses with fancy gilt and
common frames. He will also furnish spring
mailrasees fitted to any sized bedstead,which
are superior for durability and comfort to
any bed in use.
Bloomsburg, April 6th 1854. tf.
F. H. SMITH,
PORT MOKNAIE, POCKET BOOK,
AND
Dressing Case manufacturer
N. IV. cor. of 4th antl Chestnut Sis.,
PHILADELPHIA,
A L\\ AYS on hand a large ar.d varied as
soritnont of
Port M'lnri.uag, Work Boxes,
Pocket Books, Cabas,
Bat.kor* Cases, Traveling Bags,
Ncii.i Holders, Backgammon Boards,
i | ol ' f'JtoJ, Chess Men, [Books
I I IH f>t*?ks, Pocket Memorandum
Dre Cigar Cases, &c.
I A. i, a general assortment of English,
French and German fancy goods. Fiue
Pocket Cntlcry,
Razors, Razor Strops and Gold Pens. Whole
sale, Second and Third Floors.
F. H. SMITH,
N. W. cor. Fourth & Chestnut Sla., Phila.
N. B— On ihq receipt of sl, a Superior
Gold Pen will be sent to any part of the U.
Slates, by mail; describing pen, thus, medi
um, hard, or solt.
Philadelphia, April 5, 1855. l~y.
STO EES 1 STO VEsi STOVZS!
SKIRPLESS MELICK
FT AVE "i 16 1" "1 a new Slove and Tinware
LA Establishment, on Main street one door
above ihe Court-house, where they are pre
pared to furnish goods in their line such as
Tin. Sheet Iron. Hollow Ware, Brass
Kettles, Cast Iron Sinks, Erying
Pans, Stove Pipes, all kinds
of Tin Ware, Broom H'ire
s•£., at extremely low
Prices. Among their
variety of
©©©:& Biwm®,
may be found the Home Air Tight, William
l'enn. Globe, Coal Mountain, Miners' Choice
Van Leer's Kitchen Comfort, Double Oven,
thocelebrated Uaub Cooking Stove for coal
or wood, and others, too numerous to men
tion. Also Parlor Grald% Office and
Parlor Stoves.
in great variety. Tin Roofing, Gutters, Lead
ers, and all kinds of work made to order, at
the shortest notice.
Repairing of all kinds attended to.
Bloomsburg, April 27th 185411".
BOOKS!
JOSEPH SfVAlC'rz
HAS just opeued a new lot of Books, Cap,
letter and note paper, porlolios Sin.,
which he will sell at the lowest prices at the
Bloomsburg Book Store. He has the Stand
ard School Books, and a varietv of the most
desirable his'orical, religious, scientific pub
lications of the day. He bae also a stock of
the
OBOSSCfc S2fCE)'vycEILS3.
Blank Looks, Bibles, and Religious works.
A number of
GOOD VIOLINS,
a stock of jewelry; and an assortment o
canes, lair pe, tops, perfumery, confectiona
ries, kuick knacks and notions for sale.
IW He will furnish at short notice any
work that may be desired and ordered.
Bloomsburg. October loth 1854.
Scvngtoiiol not Taken!
BUT THE
SECOND ARRIVAL,
IXTOI' of allies, but of a new assortment of
SON ABLE GOODS by A. C. Mensch
at ihe corner of Main anil Market Street. His
fitt lot to- soon sold down pretty low, but
has now filled it out with a
S3<l;csßEa. B
so that he can supply every reasonable want
of ho, customers and the public. He has re
ceived a varietv ol new siyls
DRESS GOODS,
and everything to make up a complete as
sortment of
SPRING AND SUMMER GOODS. VIZ.
Dry Goods, Groceries, Hard-ware, Queens
ware, Cedar-ware, Hollow-ware, Drugs,
FISH. SALT, COAL, PLASTER. IRON,
Nails, Boots, Shoes, Hals, Caps, Sio., &u.
In short, every thing usually kept tn coun
try Stores, to which he invites the public
generally :
W Cash, Lumber, Old Iron, and Coun
try Produce taken in exchange lor Goods, at
the highest market price.
A. C. MENSCH.
Bloomsburg, June 7, 55.—y.
Dr. FRANCIS C, HARRISON,
res pectfully iqiorm the citizens
of Bloom.st ar g and vicinity, that he
has commenced tho practice of Medicine and
Surgery there;and tolicits ashare of public pa
tronage. He can always be lound at the Ex
change Hotel opposite the Court House.
Bloomsburg, March, Ist, '55.
RcgiMralion Certificates"
For the use of clergymeu, justices, physi
ians and other persous in registering marria
ges and deaths as required by the new Ac
Assembly, can be had at the office of the
Star of the North."
Mr & <s &a a _s
TO THE FASHONABLE AND
CD^QQOBm^.
HHHE undersigned, having just received the
latest Paris and 'New York Fashions,
would again beg leave to inform His numer
ous friends and all the world about 'Blooms
burg, that he is now better prepared than ev
er to accommodate any one wiih (he neatest,
easiest and best fitting suits of Clothes that
have been turned out 'lately ; and not only
that, but fro will also do them up in the best
order, upon the lowest terms.
His shop i at the old slam', (100 well
known to need iuifher notice) where lie may
at all times be found, seated upon the bench
of repentance, steadily drawing out thefArrad
of affliction, hopeing it may in the end prove
advantageous to bim and his customers. He
would also advise bis friends to bear in mind
that poor, afflicted tailors most live, or they
can't be expected to work. Therefore, Wheat,
Rye, Corn, Oats, Potatoes, and with all now
and then a little CASH will come mighty
handy from those who are back-standing on
hte book.
Remernber ( gentlemen, that in all cases
"thalaboror is worthy of his hire."
BERNARD RUPERT.
Bloornsburp, April 14th, 1853.
Watches, Jewelry, Silverware and
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A Choice Assortment of the Finest Quality,
FOR PALE AT THE LOWEST CASH PRICES, AT
WM. B. ELTONHEAD'S,
No. 184. 8011 th Second St.,
Between Pine and Union, West Side,
PHILADELPHIA.
The assortment embraces a large and select
stock of rino Matches, Jewelry, Silver Ware,
Alhata Ware, plated with fine Silver, in Spoons,
Forks, Ladles, "Sic. —Jet (Jnods, Pons urn] Fan
cy Articles of a superior quality, deserving the
examination of those who oesire to procure the
BEST oootis at the LOWEST CASH PRICKS.
Having a practical knowledge of the liusineas,
and all available facilities for Importing and
manufacturing, the subscriber confidently in>
viles purchasers, believing >hat he can suppD
them on terms as favorable as any other es
tabli.liment in either of the Atlantic Cities.
All kinds of Diamond and I'earl Jewelry and
Silver Ware manufactured to Older, within a 1
reasonable time.
Watches, Jewelry and Silver Ware faithful
ly repaired.
WM. B ELTONHGAD,
No. 164 South 2d St., a few doors above
the 2d St. Market, West Side.
Itr In the South Window of the Store, may
be seen the famous BIRD CLOCK, which
commands the admiration of the scientific and
curious.
September 28th, 1854. ly.
GK STAUFFEK & lIAULEY.
KM fzM
Cheap Watches & Jewelry.
WHOLESALE and RETAIL, at the
Philadelphia Watch And Jewelry
Store, No 96 North Second StrWt corner of
Quarry, Philadelphia.
Gold Lever Watches, full jewelled, 18 ca
rat cases, S2B 00
Gold Lapine 18 k. 24 00
Silver Lever full jewelled, 12 00
Stiver Lapine jewels, 9 00
Superior quarlters, 7 00
Gold Spectacles, 7 00
Fine Silver do, I 50
Gold Bracelets, 3 00
Ladies' Gold Pencils. 1 00
Silvet Tea spoons, set, S 00
Gold Pens with Pencil & Silver holder, 1 00
Gold finger Rings 37 J cents to SBO ; watch
Glasses, plain, 12} cents; Patent, 18j ; Lu
net, 25; other articles in proportion. Ail
goods warranted to be what they are sold
for, STAUFFER & HARLEV.
On hand, some Gold and Silver Levers
and Lepines, still lower man the above pri
ces.
September 21st, 1854—1y.
Tin-Ware &, Stove!
Establishment
rilHß UNDERSIGNED, respectfully in
-*• formp. his old friends and customer*,that
he has purchased his brother* interest in the
above eatal lisftment, and the concern will here
after !'• conducted by himself exclusively. He
has just reccivtd and olibis for sale the
fgjg largest and most extensive assortment
ment iff FANCY STOVES ever intro
duce.! into this market.
Stovepipe and Tinware constantly on hand
and manufactured to order. Ail kinds of re
| pairing done, as usual, on short notice,
j The patronage of old frienis and new cus
• t Diners is respectfully solicited.
A. M. RUPERT.
Bloomsburg Jan. 12, 1853. 51-tf
RIiEVB JL. "
(Successor to Hartley §• Knight.)
BEDDINtt AI CiRPET
WAREHOUSE,
A 'o. 148 South Second Street, Five doors above
SPRUCR STREET, PHILADELPHIA,
Where he keep, con.tanlly on band a full as
enrtineiitof every article in hia line of buaincaa.
Feallieia, Featherbed., Patent Spring Mutires
aea, Curled hair, Moss ,Coru Husk and Shaw
Mattresses, Velvet Tapestry, Tapestry, Urua.
eel., Three.Ply, Ingiain, Venetian, List, Rag
and Hemp Caipctiugs, Oil Cloths, Canton Mat.
tings, Cocoa and Spanish Matting', Floor and
Stair Druggets, Hearth Hues, Door Mat., Ta
ble and Piano Cavers, to which he respectfully
invitee (be attention of purchasers.
Philadelphia Sept. Ist, 1854. ly,
SPK^ra^&TsTJICHBE.
GOODS CHEAP!
A. J. EVA is
XLTAVING purchased the interest of Mr.
*"■ Appleman in the new store nearly op
posite the Episcopal Church, lias received a
new assortment of Spring and Summer goods
which he ofiers to old customers and new
GREAT BARGAINS.
Among his ladies' dress goods are silks,
berages, chintzes, debaizee, lawns, ginghams,
poplins &c. He has
GENTLEMEN'S' DRESS GOODS,
such as fine black and brown French olotbs,
black Doeskin and fancy Cassimera, satin
and fancy Vestings, black & Italian fancy
Cravats, Suspenders, Gloves; &c.
FIATS AND CAPS.
A large assortment of Men's and Boys'
hats and caps, embracing every style and
quality. Also, a large and vtyied assortment
of Parasols and Ribbon
DOMESTICS.— Reached & unbleached
Muslin, Checks, Tickings, Jeans, Drills, Ta
ble-diaper, Bagging, Toweling, Table-lin
ens, &o.
HOOTS If SffOES. —A large assortment
of Men's, Women's & Children's Boots and
Shoes, Jenny Ltnd & buskin Shoes at very
low prices.
GROCERIES— A large assortment of
Groceries, such as Sugar, Coffee, Molasses,
Rice, Teas, &e., &c.
Ready mado clothing, spring fashion,
ff The highest price always paid for
grain or county produce of any kind.
Bloomsburg, April 26, 1855.
FANCY GOODS, of every description and
variety, new styles, and fresh from New York
, and Philadelphia, for sale at the cheap store
! M'KELVY, NEAL & CO,
BOLLARD,
PREMIER ARTISTE IN HAIR, 177
Chestnut Street, PHILADELPHIA, In
ventor of the Celebrated Gossamer Venlila
, ting Wig and Ealatic Band Troupeea. Inatmo
tions to enable Ladies and Gentlemen to ,
! measure theit own heads with accuracy.
Foi Wigs. Intku. #
. No. t The round of the head.
~ 2 From forehead over the head to neok. I
1 . 3 From ear to ear over the top.
■ 4 From ear to ear around the forehead,
t Toupees ty Scalp*. Indus. , I
No. I From forehead to back as far aa bald. '
I 2 Over forehead, as far as required.
8 Over the Crown of the head.
J R. Dollard has always ready for sale a
splendid stock of Gentlemen's Wigs, half
Wigs, Frizots, Braids, Carl?, etc., beautifully
. manufactured, and as cheap as any estab
' lishment in the "Union.
Dollard,s Herbanian Extract, or Lustroua
; Hair Tonic, prepared from South American
herbs end roots, the most successful article*
ever produced foi preserving the hair from .
1 falling out Or changing color, restoring and
preserving it in a healthy and luxuriant
' stale. Among other reasons why Dullard's
Hair Cutting S.iloon maintains its immense
popularity, is the fact that hia tonic ia ap
plied to every head of hair cut at his estab
j lishment; consequently, it is kept in better
preservation than under any other known ap
plication. It being thus practically tested by
i thousands, oirera the greatest guaranty of its
efficacy.
Sold wholesale and retail at his old estab]
lishtnent, 177 Chestnut Street, opposite the
Slate House.
K. Dollard has at last discovered the ne
plus ufrmoCHAflt DYE; and annou'no# it ji
for sale, with perfect confidence in ilk sur-fl
passing every thing of the kind now in use. ™
It colors the hair either blank or brown, aa
may be desired, and is used without any in
jury to the hair or skin, either by stain or
otherwise, can be washed off ten minutes
after application, without detracting from
its etficacy. Persons v'siting the city are in
vited to give him a call. Letters addressed
to K. Dollard, 177 Chestnut Street, Philadel
phia, will receive attention.
Philadelphia, Oct. 12ih, 1854—1y.
Furniture, Furniture !
IT F. HOOVER respectfully informs his
customers of Blnomsburg and the peo
ple generally of Columbia County in want of
FURNITURE, that they will find it greatly
to their advantnge to purchase at his Ware
house, wheto they will find
A LARGE STOCK
nf the most modern styles to select from.
The subscriber begs to say that his facilities
for manufacturing and buying.his materials
for cash and having no Apprentices, but em
ploying the best nf tcorhme* enable* hi— n
offer great tntuoaaeu. .. ,U 111 Want Of
GOOD FURNIIURE AT LOW PRICES,
as he much prefers the "nimble sixpence to
the slow shilling." All goods bought at hla
Warerooms will be warranted, and if intend
ed for the Country will be packet) with card
and dispatch. H. F. HOOVER,
No. 126 South 2d St, below Dock west side,
March 15, '55.-3 m. Philadelphia.
MOSS At BROTHER,
No. 12 South Fourth Street, Philadelphia,
BOOKSELLERS, STATIONERS & BLANK
BOOK MANUFACTURERS,
KEEP a complete assortment of SCHOOL,
MISCELLANEOUS and MEDICAL
BOOKS, Blank and Memorandum Books,
Writing, Letter aud wrapping papers, fine
Pocket Cutlery, Sic., to which they invite the
attention of country merchants and others.
The prices and quality will compare favora
bly with any other House. Having an ex
tensive bindery under their immediate su
perintendence, they are prepared to furnish
either roady-rr.ade, or ruled to particular pat
tern, Blank t"remit Books uf every size and
description, suited for
Banks, Insurance Companies 9'
and County Records, the quality of
which is warranted both as regards paper
j and binding. They employ none but the
i ben workmen and use first class materials.
nr Orders from a distance will receivei
| particular attention.
Masonic and Odd Fellows' Regalia ar.d
I Publications for individuals, members ami
i Lodges, the most extensive assortment to be
found in the United States.
Philadelphia, March 2!), 1855-6 m.
CHRIS YOUR COUGH, ~
DY THE USE OF
Riller's Syrup of Tar,
WILD CHERRY, and WOOD NAPHTHA
A SLIGHT COLD, accidentally acquired,
through neglect or improper treatment,
may result in that worst of all diseases, con
sumption, therelore be advised in time, and
procure at once a bottle of this valuable pre
paration. It is pleasant to the taste, and has
no narcotic in its composition, and can be
taken with perfect safety.
The wide spread reputation which this
preparation has obtained as a cough medi
cine. is a sure guarantee of its usefulness in
alt diseases of the throat and lungs, ami nil
who use it will be certain to obtain relief—
For sale by all the storekeepers in this, and
adjoining counties, and wholesale by (be
proprietor. I. L. RITTER,
No 7 South Front st., Philadelphia.
Jan. 28, 1855.
H. G* HOTTER,
SUBGUEOEr
, T> ESPECTFULLY oflers life
jTWEBJa professional services to
the Ladies and Gentlemen of
Bloomsburg and vicinity. He is prepared to
attend to all the various operations iu Den
tistry, and is provided with the latest ira i
proved PORCELAIN TEETH, which will
be inserted on pivot or gold plate, to look a*
well as natural.
A superior article of Tooth Powders, ai
ways on hand. All operations on the teeth
warranted,
ty Office near the Academy.
Bloomsburg, Nov. 20, 1851.
"EZGHASct 30731*
AND RAILROAD OMNIBUS LINEU
THE undersigned respectfully inform theit
friends and the public that they bav
taken the EXCHANGE HOTEL, in Blooms
burg, located on Alain Strati, directly oppo
site the Court House, whioh has been thor
oughly repaired and improved, where tbey
are prepared to acoommodale their custom
ers with good fare and to general satisfaction.
They also have in connection with the
Exchange Hotel, an excellent
QMMIM LINE,
running regularly several times per day, to .
and from the Depot on the arrival of the
Cars, by which passengers will be pleasant
ly conveyed to the Depot Station, or taken
from and returned to theit residences, it de
sired.
They wilt always bo happy to entertain -
and accommodate their friends to the ut
most of their abilities.
JOHN SNYDER,
GEO. A. HERRING
Bloomsburg, May 26, 1855.
Fresh Arrival!
ANEW lot of cheap muslin* and print*
just received by railroad arid for sale by
A C. MENSCH

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