"BUCHANAN & BRECKINRIDGE!
DEMOCRACY AND THE UNION!I
AT BENTON ii
The people of Columbia and Luzerne coun
ties are invited to a
<A DEMOCRATIC MASS
COLUMBIA COUNTY, ON
SEPTEMBER TllEZVlh, 1866,
When ibo issues or the present campaign
will be tolly, fairly and candidly discussed.
The following speakers have been invited
and are expected to be present:
Hon. John €L Montgomery,
Hon. Clins- R, Buckalew,
Hon. Hcndriek JB. Wright,
(ricn. E. W. Stiirdevant,
John CL Freeze, Esq.,
R. W. Weaver, Esq.
W' HER LAS, by the laws of rhis Coinmon
* * wealth it is made "the duly of the
Sheriff of every county to give notice of
the general elections, by pubhetation in one
or more newspapers of the county, at least
twenty duy before tbe election," and to
enumerate therein -'the officers to be elect
ed," and to "designate tire place at which
the election is to be held."—Therefore, (,
STEPHEN H. MILLER. High Sheriff of Co
lumbia county, do hereby make known and
proclaim to tbe qualified electors of Colnta
tria county that a GENERAL ELECTION
will be held throughout said county, on
TUESDAY, Ihe FOURTEENTH day 6f
■OCTOBER, being the second Tuesday in
said month, at the several districts within ihe
•ceiltify 'to wit ;
Benton Township, at the House of
lluaver township nl the house iff Chris
Hlorim nt the Court House
Brinrereck township, at the town-house
Caitawissa township, at lire house of
the late Stacy Magerum in Ca.tawissa.
Centre township, at the house of Jer
Fishingcrce'k township, at tire house
of Abraham Kline, now occupied by
Greenwood township, at the house of
llcmlock township, at the Buckhorn.
Jackson township, at the house of Eze
Locust township, at the house of Da
Franklin township, r.t tho house iff
Mifflin township, at the IIOUFC of John
Madisonstownship, at the In use ol
Mountplcnsaut township, at the house
of William Hutchinson.
Montour township, at the house of
John Richards now occupied by Jesse
Main tow nship, til the house of Isaac
Roariiigcrcck township, at the house
of G* W. Dricsbach.
Orange township, nt the house of Pe
ter P. Kline*
Pine town, hip, at the house at Alheit 1
Sugatloaf township, at the house of
Mrs. Sarah Cole.
Scott township, at the house of Enoch ,
Howell, in Espy town.
lr is further directed that the election at
lh said several districts shall be opened be
tween the hours of 8 and 10 o'clock in the
forenoon, and shall continue open without
interruption, or adjournment until 7 o'clock
in the evening when the polls shall be
Tl.e cfficers ro be elected at the lime and
places aforesaid. a*e
A CANAL COMMISSIONER.
AN AUDIT OR GENERAL,
A SURVEY Oil GENERAL,
A PRESIDEN T JUDGE.
A MEMBER OF CONGRESS,
A STATIC SENATOR,
A MEMBER OF ASSEMBLY,
TWO ASSOCIATE JUDGES,
A COUNT Y COMMISSIONER,
A DISTRICT ATTORNEY,
A COUNTY SURVEYOR,
A COUNTY AUDITOR,
It is farther directed that the mooring of
the return judges, al the Court House in
Bloomsburg to make c ut the general returns,
_ shall be on the first Friday ciwpeeding the
general election, which will lie the seven
teenth day of October.
The Congressional return judges of ihe
Twelfth district composed of the counties of
I.lseme, Wyoming, Columbia and Montour,
will meet al the Court House in Bkiuiu.liurg,
on Tuesday, ihe 2lsl day of Octntipr next l
mule out returns for Mem er < I Congress.
The return judges of Columbia ami .Mon
tour counties will meet at the Court House
in bloomsburg, on Tuesday, Ihe 21sl day of
October next lo make out returns for Member
And in and by the said act, I am further
directed to give notice 'thai every person
excepting justices of the peace, who shall
bold any office or appointment of profit or
trust under Ihe Government of the United
•States, or of this State, or of any city or in
corporated district, whether a commissioned
officer or otherwise, a subordinate officer or
agent, who is, or shall bo employed under
-the legislative, or executive or judiciary de
partment of this Stare, or of any incorporated
district, aud also that every member of Con
grets, and of the select or common council of
any city, commissioners of any incorporated
•district, ra by law incapable of holding or ex
ercising at the same lime the office or ap
pointmenl of Judge, inspector or clerk of any
election of rhia corn men wealth, and that no'
taspector, judge or any other officer of any
ucb election shall be eligible to any office
Ihen lo be voted for.
Given under my hand at my office in
Bloomsburg, (bin lOtb day of September,
A. D. J856.
STEPHEN H. MILLER, Sheriff.
Sheriff's Office, Blooms-1
burg, September 10, 1856.j
CAME to the premises of the subscriber,
In Locust twp., on the 9th day of Aug. 1856,
A STRAY |gsgiMT COW,
black over the greater pin j
ofilhe body, and while about
the belly, with a ertlt ■nrifa whitefaceand
crooked horns. The owner ta requested lo
come and prove properly, pay cbargea and
lake her away or she will be disposed of ac
cording lo law.
; JOHN BTETZLER.
* Locust lownibip, Sept. 1, 1856.-31.
Justices of (lie Peace
A ND CONSTABLES can find all kiudof
Aj> enka desirable for their use,in proper
jiufi'o the office of the STAK of T ut NOKTK.
'A DOUBLE SHEET MORNING NEWSPAPER.
The Proprietor of the Philadelphia "Daily
Pcnnsylv avian," in view of the Presidential
Election, has made ample arrangements lor
ihe improvement tif that Journal in all its
various departments. A double sheet, con
sisting of eight pages of six columns each,
printed on good paper, with clear type, is
issued daily. No pains are spared to do full
justice to every part of thai paper. Tire lar
gest telegraphic news from all parts of the
country will be found in its columns; and at
greatexpet.se, talented correspondents from
whom highly interesting letters are received,
have been secured, not only in England,
Prance, Washington and New York, but iu
many other parts of the country. Great at
tention is also paid to the moulary, com
mercial, and especially the shipping list de
partment of this Journal, as well as to the
local news of the City. And while every
desirable feature of a Neicspaptr is thus en
grafted upon the P ennsylvanian, it will con
tinue with redoubled energy and determina
tion to do battle lor the Constitution and the
The editorial'conduct of The Pennsylvanian
has met with general approval, on account
l ol the fearlessness wilh which it assailed the
dangerous political heresies introduced by an
organization acting in secret, and corrupting
the whole moral structure of society. Abo
litionism also, has found in The Peunsylvani
an, an unrolen'.ing enemy because the doc
trine is subversive of the rights of one portion
of our country.
That of courso has been approved of by
our party, and intelligent citizens generally,
is attested by the prosperity of our estab
lishmei c. Our subscription has increased
fourfold, and our advertising is a still greater
ratio. Already has our issue reached ten
thousand; and at our present late of progres
sion, belore the year 1855 shall have expired
it will be double that number. The Propri
etor intends to spare no expense to make
'lhe Pennsylvanian one of the first journals of
lb • country in all its departments, and irt
this way rner.l the patronage of a deserving
I'he Opposition, fully aware of the rm
nieose power and influence wielded by the
press, avail themselves of it to the fullest ex
tent. The circulation of their organs are in
creased by every possible means and the
whole power of their organization is used to
accomplish that object. The speeches of
their disunion orators, and other incendiary
dueu me tils, are town broadcast throughout
the land, and obtrusively (burst into the hands
of every voter. Tbote who have td much
holier a cause to advocate, and upon the suc
cess of whose labors rest the durability ol the
very coiner stones upon which our hsppuess
is founded, —civil and religious liberty,—and
the perpetuation of the Union itself, should
not be lets active We appeal to the true
Democracy, and to all Canstitmion loving
citizens, to coine forward and ant us m dis
truncating correct political information, and
ex'posii g the nefarious resigns ol our antag
onists We appeal alike to tin* citizens of
the Notlh, and ol the South to aid in the cir
culation if those sen tin.er.ts, and support of
these measures, which aie advocated by the
oul) National Political organization now iu
The Proprietor can already boast of a large
circulation in the Southern Slates and he is
anxious lo increase the number of his read
ers in itial region, to that his hands may be
fiiHiialhened fur coming outlets against
those who are not only tho enemies ol the
South, bur ihe enemies of all true men in
ever portion of the Confederacy. In PKIIII
sj I, ante, unit tin, u,i,t Western j
Srvies, an increased circulation of this journal ]
wi I do much u at! antidote to the poisonous
doctrine of the Union-hating Black Republi
cans, and lyranical and corrupt Kuow Noth
ings. We tfccrclore confidently calculate
upon the hearty cooperation of our political
fiiends to Ihe extension of our circulation,
and leel confident thai this appeal will not
be made ro them in vain.
T E JIM Si
DAILY PENNSYLVANIAN, Double Sheet,
SO,OO per annum, if paid in advance, or $7
at the end ol the year.
Till-WEEKLY, 83,00.per annum, if paid in
advance or £3,50 at Ihe end of ihe year.
WEEKLY 41 00 per annum, invariably tn
The price for ihe WEEKLY PENNSYL
VAN IAN, for a single year, is ONE DOLLAR
per annum, but for liltf purpose of further in
creasi'ig lite circulation, we offer ihe follow
ing inducements lo agents and others to raise
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Six do do 5 00
Twelve do do 10 00
Et'ighieen do 15 00
'J wctity-five do 20 00
THE CAMPAIGN WEEKLY.
Persons who wish to receive the paper
merely during lire campaign, will have it
sent on ihe following terms, for six months
from ihe tone of subscribing:
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5 copies to one address, St 00
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Large Clubs in proportion— Cash always in
Although the rale at wbioh the Weekly
Pennsylvanian is offered falls far below the
real value of such a publication, we are wil
ling for another year to test the experiment
of continuing to issue it at this reduced price
in the confident hope (hat, by an extensive
circulation, we may be secured from the
heavy pecuniary sacrifice which such an ex
Postmasters will confer a favor by sending
to one address when convenient.
N. B.—Letters to be addressed, post paid
to WM. RICE,
Sept. 3, '56. Proprietor.
Housfi and Lot for Sale.
THE subscriber offers for sale a lot on
Third Street in the lower end of Bloomsburg,
on which is erected a
FRAME DWELLING HOUSE,
which would make a cheap and good home
for a mechanic or laborer of moderate means.
He will sell it on very reasonable terms, lor
learning which npply lo 11. W. Weaver Esq.,
Bloomsburg, or the owner at Mifflinville.
Mifflinville, Aug. 22, 1856.
NOTICE is hereby given that letters of ad
ministration upon the estate of Daniel Rob
bins, late of Sugarloaf township, Columbia
county, deceased, have been granted to the
undersigned residing in the said township of
Sugarloaf. All persons indebted lo ihe said
estate are requested to make payment with
out delay, aud those having accuums for Bet
dement to present them to
Sugarloaf twp., August 25, 1855—6r.
Registration Certificates *
For the use of clergymen,justices, .pdysi
lans and other persons in registering marria
gee and deaths as required by the uew Ao
Assembly, can be had at the office of the
Star of the North."
COLUMBUS MALE AND FEMALE
JEs. ca £E> OB aca a
Luzerne County, Pa.
THE Trustees of this Institution respectfully
announce, that it will bo opened for the
reception of Pupils, of both sexes, on Monday,
October BOth next, umldr tho immediate care of
Prot JAMES ANDERSON, as Principal.
Mr. A, is a gentleman of extensive acquire,
moms, and enlarged experience us an educator,
and has been connected with the most popular
'■High School" of Bucks Co. for several years.
He ia also well and favorubly known .• a con
tributor to sumo of our leading educational peri
THE COURSE OF INSTRUCTION
Will romp.ise Orthography, Definitions, Head
ing, Pciiiunnship, Etymology. Geography, Eng.
Grammar, Composition, Arithmetic Algebra,
Geometry. Mensuration, Plane and Spherical
Trigonometry, Surveying, Navigation, Astron
amy, die. Book Keeping, History, Physiology,
Natural, Inbllectual, and Moral Philosophy,
Classes in the French, Spanish Latin
languages will be formed as early as practica
ble, and Instruction on Piano-Forte will be
given if desired.
WEEKLY LECTURES on tho Natural
Sciences, illustrated by appiopriate apparatus
will !so be given.
SPECIAL ATTENTION will be paid to
young Ladies and Grntltmtn designing lo qual
ify themselves as Teachers.
FOUR, FIVE and SIX Doltais per Quarter
in accordance with the studies pursued, pay able
one half iu advance and the balance at the close
of the Quarter.
GOOD BOARD can le had in the village at
a moderate price.
C&" Mr. A. will deliver on address on Physi
cal, Intellectual and Moral education, on the
day of commencement, when his method of
imparting instruction willte illustrated, nhd
the discipline end management of Ihe chool,
* Parents, Guardians, end the friends of cduca
lion generally, are cordially invited lo be pres.
D. L. CHAPIN, 1 B. M. STEVENS,
JOHN KOONs, N. D. STILES,
SILAS DODSON, | JOHN YAPLE,
1 HOMAS PEALER,
Columbus, Sept, 4, 1856. Trustees•
*O Wl, IC aTk A HIVE'S
EDECtTIVIIAI, HOOK STORE'.
NO. 33 NORTH THIRD STREET,
East Side, above Market, Philadelphia, Pa.
UUBLISHERS of Helton's System of Geog
*- raphy, taught by tire aid of six splendid
outline maps, each covering nearly 50 square
leet, and lormiug an invaluable us well as
elegant oruumenls for the ttbool room.
Children are delighted lo study Geography
by litis system. They learn so rapidly and
receive such clear impressions of the subject,
that it is a pleasure tu both teacher and pu
pil lo be engaged in it. We all know that a
better and more lasting idea of a locality is
obtained by looking at a bold and distinct j
draw-ingot it, than by volumes ol descrip
tion. if a man wants to get an exact idea |
of a farm he has been purchasing, he learns
more by one iook at the draft on the back of
the deed, than by reading the description in
side twenty limes. This is the great princi>
pie of Pelton s system of Geography, and
there are others equally practical combined
with it which entitle it to the reputation it
sustains, as the best and quickest mode of
teaching Geography, t PI introduced.
PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY—including all
the invaluable discoveries in this science, of
Lieut. Maury and his coadjutors, is beauti
fully illustraied by these maps aud the ac
companying keys The keys are to be used
bv the scholars, and cost less ;!•,an half lire
price of a Geography and Atlas.
SOWER & BARNES' also publish San
der's New Readers, of whictv over two hum
died thousand were sold within six months
of their publication' Their success has been
wonderful, kul their beautiful appearance
and evident • superiority justifies it.—Prof.
Sanders is a practical teacher of public schools,
who has made the subject the study of his
life. Eighteen years ago he published a se
ries of Readers, which had great popularity,
but dm new series on which he has been en
gaged ever since, are acknowledged by all
lo be die greatest advance yet made in Read
ers. Eminent teachers everywhere, who
have been so bcred by book agents that they
were unwillingly induced lo look at ihem,
hate at once pronounced their excellence
and introduced them over all kinds, and the
best which had been published before them.
School Directors and Teachers are respect
fully invited to write lo us concerning School
A lull assortment of Miscellaneous and
School Books, paper and Stationary, inclu
ding Blank Books, of all kinds, on band and
for aulo at the lowest wholesale prices, in
large or small quantities, to country Mer
SOWER & BARNES,
33, North Third Street, Philadelphia.
Sept. 15, 1856.—3rr..
SUPER PHOSPHATE OF LIME.
THE subscriber informs Dealers and Furm
ers that they hare greatly improved the qual
ty of their
Super-Phosphate of Lime,
and now confidently lecomtnend the article
as superior to any in the market. Also, con
stantly on hand
PERUVIAN &. MEXICAN GUANO,
Oils, Candles, Soap, &c. ( at the loweat mark
MITCHELL St CIiOASDALE,
Successors to G IK Ridgway If Co.
No. 30 North Wharves, above Arch Street,
UP Farmers cau loud on Water Street,
and avoid the crowded wharf.
Aug. 27, 1856 —lm.
VALUABLE REAL ESTATE.
IN pursuance of an order of the Orphans
Court of Columbia county, on
SATURDAY, THE 4th DAY OF OCTOBER
next, at 1 o'clock in the afternoon, Lucas
Fuh ringer, Adnflnistrator of John Fahringer,
late of Caltawissa township, in said couuly,
deceased will expose to sale by public vert
due, upon the premises, a certain messuage
and TRACT OF LAND, situate in CAtla
wissa & Locust townships, containing about
and adjoining lands of Jacob Drumheller,
John Price, James Meats, Alexauder Meurs
and Israel Wherry. There are ou the prem
ises a two story frame
and bank bam, and other outbuildings, late
the ettate of said deceased, situate in the
townships of Cuilawissu and Louusl and
Bloomsburg, Sept. 9, '56. Clerk.
FIVE teachers for the common schools of
Beaver township are wanted by the DirecfC's
of that district. The schools are to be open
ed at such time in the early part of Novem
ber as tbe teacher may desire. The pay
will be according to the qualifications of Ibe
applicant, and cone heed apply without a
certificate from the County Superintendent.
CHARLES MICHAEL, Pru't. |
TILUBSIAN RITTEUNOOSI, Sec'y.
I Beaver, Sept. 8, 1856.
BOOK, CARD AND I'ANCY
THE PROPRIETOR OF THE "STAR OF THE NORTH,"
Having added 10 ;he fixluresof the "STAB" Office good and extensive JOBBING MATERI
AL, is prepared to execute all kinds of JOB r HINTING in the
best CITY STYLE, and at short notice.
Certificates of Stock and Deposite,
Constitutions for Societies,
Hank Checks, Promissory Notes,
Rail Jioad and other Tickets,
■Catalogues, Paper Books, Bill-Heads, Check Rolls, Plain and Fancy Cards,
Business and other Circulars, Posters Plain and in Colors.
AND PRXWTIITG- OP ALL XX23DS
Can be Procured at the "Star" Job Office,
AS PROMPTLY AND NEATLY PRINTED AS IN TIIE
c O l QD.c£& :LX£o&d[l£LcaaiLl
A monthly periodical is published at this office in excellent style and workmanship, and
with superior maieriaj.
The public are invited to call and see specimens, as we are determined to merit patron
age by strict atteulion to business and superior workmanship.
Bloomebutg, Julie 2, 1856.
New Arrival of Spring and Summer Goods.
HAVE just received and opened their slock of merchandize for Spring and Summer sales.
which comprises the LARGEST, CHEAPEST, and HANDSOMEST assorlinei t now
offered in ihis.TOWN! Having paid great attention to the selection of their entire stock,
as to price and quality, they flatlet themselves that they can compete with the cheapest,
and all those wishing to buy cheap, can save money by giviug us a call. VVe have all
kinds of Goods and Wares lo supply ihe wants of the People. A very large lot of
LADIES DRESS GOODS,
French merinoes, wool plaids, alpacas, bombazines, tie bnges, poplins, pararnetla cloths,
mohair lustres, muslin de laines, Persian cloths, Ginghams, Calicoes, &c.
WHITE GOODS OF' ALL KINDS, Sieves. Dollars, Spencers, handkerchiefs,
flouncing?, bands and trimmings, laces and edgings, bonnet ribbons, in large variety, vel
vet ribbons, and braids, kid, cotton, and lisle thread cloves, mohair milts, &e.,
AH kinds of SHAWLS, broche, Bay Slato, Watervdle, black silk, cashmere, Embro.ler
ed, &c. Also a very large assortment of cloths, eassiiners, sattioetls, vesting?, tweeds;
jeans, beaver cloths, coaling velvet, &c.
BOOTS AND SHOES, OF ALL KINDS If SIZES FOR MEN WOMAN !f CHILDREN
We have a large assortment ol Hats and Caps of latest fashions. , We have also Hard
ware, Queensware, Cedarware, &c. Very cheap carpets, carpet bags, floor, table and car
riage oil cloths, mats rugs, baskets, &c. Muslins flannels, tickings, diapers, toweiings,
drillings, &c., in abundance.
We invite our friends and the public generally lo give us a call before purchasing el-e
--where. We "have bought our goods at Lowest Cash Prices and will not be undersold by
anybody, or the rest of mankind.
Bloomsburg, October 28, 1855.
SEELING O ITT JIT COST!
BEING desirous of closing |> their business in Bloomsburg as early as practicable,
offer Cor sale AT COST AND BELOW COST, their eiitirc Stock of Goods consist
ing of a full aassortmeut of
FROCK, DRESS, BOX, SACK. GUM AND OIL CLOTH COATS,
of all sorts and sizes, that the present enlightened age knows any thing about. Of Pants
and Vests'.hey have every color of the rainbow, besides some black, blue, grey, striped
and fancy ; Vests of satin, silk, bull, casimere, marseilles, linen and worsted of all fash
ionable cuts and colors ; Working Panlsand boys clothing. Also fine white, figured and
striped shirts, Pocket and Neck Handkerchiefs, Stocks, Ties, Scarfs, all kinds of gentle
man's dross goods ; Hals. Caps. Trunks, Traveling Bags and Umbrellas ; and
Tltey have Undersleves, Spencers. Collars, iligalell*, Gloves, Mitts, Ladies'a bead-bag
Handkerchiefs, &c., &c. Also Jewelry and Notions, each as Rings, Breast pins, Gold and
Silver Pens and Pencils, Medallions, Vest and Fob chains, Portmonies, Spectacles, Knives
Razors and a well selected assortment of Accordeons.
Ey Remember the cheap store in the "Exchange Block" opposite the Court house.
Bloomsburg, April 3, 1856. S. DREIFUSS, & Co.
New arrival of Fall and Winter Goods !
DJL7.I 35 ICVIEWS2SL&
INVITES attention lo his elfock of cheap and fashionale clothing at his sloreon Market
A street, two doors above the "American House," where he lias a full assortment of men
and boy's wearing apparel, including
IFAilllltC&SJAiSlkia IBI£E3S @©^3?
flox.sack, frock, gum and oil cloth coats of all sorts and sizes, pants of all colors, shawls
stripes and figure, vests, shirts, cravats, slocks, collars, handkerchiefs, gloves, suspenders
and fancy articles.
N. B. He will also make to order any article of clothing at very short noiice and in
the best manner. All his clothing is made lo wear, and most of it is of homo manufac
Bloomsburg, April 1, 1856.
"Quick Returns and Small Profits."
A. J. EVANS,
TTAS just received and opened a new as
■"snrlment of seasonable goods lrora Phil
adelphia, which he is determined to sell
quick anu cheap. He has everything desir
able for Ladies' and
and all dry goods for domestic and house
hold use, suited for the PALL TRADE. He
has also a full supply of Queensvrare. Hard
ware, YVoodware, Brooms, Looking Glasses,
BOOTS AND SHOES,jmd a good stock of
AT THE LOWEST PRICES OK THE MAR
KET. He will sell at lite lowest living prolils,
and will make it to the interest of purchasers
to deal with them.
[email protected] Call and see our Stock.
Bloomsburg, Aug. 20, 1856.
STOVES' STOVES! STOVES!
THE undersigned informs bis friends
and ibe public in general, that ha has
"'JSjjnikcd thd entire interest iu the
Tinware and Slove Establishment,
on Mailt Street, one door above the Court
House, Bloomsburg. where he is prepared to
furnish Tinware, Stoves, Stovepipe, and
Spouting, and alt other business in his line on
short notice, and in good order.
The New Raub and William Penn Cook
ing Stove, and also a large assortment of
constantly on hand and for sale at moderate
GP" Thankful lor former patronage, he re
spectfully solicits a continuance of the same.
Bloomsburg, May 6, 1856.
having taken the eulire
of bis late partner in
fififfllSWifiOTfcthe Bloomsburg Foundry,and
s prepared to manulaciure
JILL KIN OS OF CASTINGS,
usually i.iade in his line of business.
Thankful for the liberal cualom heretofore
uwatded this establishment, he hopes to
merit an increase of public patronage.
Bloomsburg, May 5, 1856.
NOTICE ia hereby given that letters of ad
ministration upon the estate of -Elizabeth
Welliver, late of Madison township, Colum
bia CO., deceased, have been granted to the
undersigned residing also in Madison town
ship. All persons indebted to the said estate
are requested to make payment without de
lay, and those h&viug accounts against she
decedent to present them lor settlement to
Madison twp., Aug. 13, 1856.
ANEW lot of cheap muslins and prints
ittsl received by railroad and for sale by
1 - A. C. MENSCH.
OMNIBUS LINK AND
ttSJa £r 3 li*<E>aO.Tl£l63sS3
TV OYV runs anew omnibus between Blooms
burg and the Railroad Depot, which
will lake passengers from and to any of the
residences of the town, or the American
House and Forks Hotel; ami he will
also furnish conveyances to all travellers who
may wish to go into any part of the county.
The omnibus will leave Bloomsburg twice
daily at 10 o'elock A. M., and at 4 o'clock
P. M. CS-*F are 12J cen s each way.
He has also a large livery stable connected
with the omnibus line, from which he can
accommodate the public, with eouveyancos
for travelling, pleasure excursions or busi
ness. Stand in the rear of Hoffman & Else's
establishment, near the centre of the town
NOAH S. PRENTISS.
Bloomsburg, June 3, 1855. ly.
House and Lot lor Sale.
VIVHE subscriber offers for private sale the
House and Lot oil Third Street, Blooms
burg, new occupied by him. The lot fronts
85f leet on Third Street, and extends 198 feel
back to an alley. There is on it
u double frame I)YV E L L I N G JSSYjfcU
HOUSE, which car- bo used oSm!lire
for two lamilie*, arid some other JsSHSKj
outbuildings. The property will make a ile
sirable ami cheap home for any laborer or
mechanic of moderate means.
Terms will be made known upon applica
Bloomsburg', Aug. 13, 1856.
Ej'XPERIENCE has taught the Farmer that
-*-* the onlv reliable Fertilizer ia the
PERUVIAN GOVERNMENT GUANO.
The sub.oriber Sole Agent iu Philadelphia for
the sale of it, has now on hand a large stock
PURE PERUVIAN GUANO,
which he will sell at the lowest Cash price,
in lots to suit either dealers or farmers.
S. J. CHRISTIAN,
Sole Agent for Philadelphia.
No. 48 North Wharves, and 97 North Water
Philadelphia, August 19, 1856—3 in.
Tinware & Move Establishment.
ffvHß UNDERSIGNED respectfuly in
-*■ form* bis old friends and customers, that
he bus purchased his brothel's interest in Ibe
above establishment, ml tbc concern will here,
after !'• conducted by himself exclusively. He
. has just received and olieis for sale the
largest and most extensive (segment
NSC' merit of FANCY BTOV ES ever intra
ducrj into this market.
•Stovepipe and Tinware constantly on band
and manufactured loordcr. All kinds of re
pairing dune, as usual, on abort notice,
The patronage of old frients and now cus
tomers is respectfully solicited.
A. M. RUPERT-
Bloomsburg, Jan. 12, 1853. tf.
RAWER GOODS, Spotted Swiss. Bog
Jaconett Mull, Cambric, Swiss Muslin
Bishop Luwns, sale Bard Muslin just receiv
ed at the Store of
A. C. MENSCH
The Medicine ofthe Million.
PHILOSOPHY AND m FACT.
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The Exciting Clause ot Sickness.
The blood is the I tie sustaining agent. It
furnishes the components of flesh, Lone,
muscle, nerve and Integument. The stofnuch
is its manufactory, the veins its distributors,
and the iniestiues the channel through which
the waslo matter rejected in its productions
is expelled. Upon the stomach, the circula
tion and thu bowels, these Pills act simulta
neously, relieving indigestion, purifying the
fluids, and regulatiig the excretions.
Til IE NATIONAL COMPLAINT.
Dyspepsia is the most common disease
wmong till classes in ihis country. It assumes
a thousand shapes, ami is ilie primary souice
of innumerable dangerous maladies; but
whatever its type or s) mptoms, however ob
stinate its resistance to ordinary preparations,
it yields readily and rapidly to this searching
and unerring remedy.
The quamiiy and quality of the bile are of
vital importance to health. Upon the liver,
ihe gland which secretes this fluid, these
Pills operate specifically, infallibly rectifying
its irregularities, and effectually curing Jauu
dice, Bilious Reniiliaots, and all the varieties
Cf disease generated by an unnatural condi
tion ol the organ.
Unlei-B the bowels perforin their functions
properly, the whole body suffers. Tens ol
ihousuudsdie annually of Dysentery, Diar
rhoea, Chronic consumption, and other dis
eases of these waste pipes of the system.—
The efieel ol the Pills upon all intestinal dis
orders, wheilcr casual or epidemic, ws a
phenomenon iii medicine. By following the
printed directions, Ihe mosi alarming cases
ol bowel complaint aie promptly controlled.
I A Word to Females.
J The local drbility aiul irregularities which
are the espeoial annoyances of the weaker
sex, and which, wltcu neglected, always
shoiten life, are relieved for ihe time being,
I and prevented for the time to come, by a
course cf this rnild but thorough alterative.
Are die best remedy known in the world for
the follow ing diseases:
Bowel Complaints, Dropsy,
Colds, Fever and Ague,
Chest Diseases, Female Complaint*,'
Stone and Gravel Influenza
Secondary Symptoms Inflammation
Venereal Affections inward weakness
Worms ol all kinds Liver complaints
Lowness of spirits Piles.
Sold at the manufactories of Prof. Hollo
way, 80 Maiden Lane, New York, and 244
I' S.rand London, by all respectable Druggist*
and dealers in medicine throughout the U.
S. anil the civilized woiid, in boxes at 25 i
. cents, 62i cts. and $1 each,
i GyThere is a considerable saving by lak-
J in" die larger sizes.
N. B. Directions for the guidance of pa
tients in every disorder are affixed to each
box. [Aug. 13, 1856.
Trusses ! Trusses ! Trusses!
c. H. NEEDLES,
TRUSS AND BRACE ESTABLISHMENT.
f. W. COB OP 12111 a*d RACK STREETS,
IMPORTER of fine French Truss-—rSSpi
es, combining extreme lightness,
ease and durability with correct construction.
Hernial or ruptured patients can be suited
by remitting amounts, as below:—Sending
number of Ir.ches round the hips, and stal
ing side affected.
Cost of Single Truss, $2, 83, 84, #5.
Double, $5,86, SB, and 101
Instructions as to wear, and how to effect
a cure, yvheu possible, sent with the Truss.
Also for sale, in greal variety, Dr. Ban- j
ning's Improved Patent Body Brace, fur the I
cure of Prolapsus Uteri; Spinal Props and
Supports, Patent Shoulder Braces, Chest ex
pandets and Erector Braces, adapted to all
with ttoop shoulders and weak lungs; English
1 Elastic Abdominal Belts, Suspensories, Syr
| iuges—male and female.
Ladies' rooms, with lady attendants.
August 2, 1855.
OF SPRING AND SUMMER GOODS!
AC. MENCII respectfully informs his
• friends, customers, and the public gen
erally that Ire ha* just received from Phila
delphia ihe first goods of the season, consist
ing of a large assortment of choice acid de
For the spring and summer trade comprising,
for men's wear:
Superior Black, and Colored Fiench Cloths,
Black French Doeskins and Cassimere.
Black Satin and Fancy Silk Vesiings.
Blue, Black, Brown and Green Cashmerelles.
Elegant Black Silk*, all qualities.
Barege De Laities and Challi Bareges.
Plain, Pink, Blue and Green De' Laines.
Bombazine Finish Black Alpaca*.
French, Scotch and Domestic Ginghams. ,
Worked Collars, and Linen Handkerchiefs.
Hosiery of all kinds and qualities.
Calicoes of all patterns and descriptions.
Linen and Cotton Sheeting.
Bleached aod Unbleached Muslins.
Linen Damasks and Table Covers.
Besides a large assortment of Boots and ]
Shoes, Sugar, Coffee, Teas, and all kinds ol •
Groceries, Hardware, &c., which will he sold
remarkably cheap. Call at the old sland, \
comer of Alain and Market sireets.
fiff" FLOUR & FEED always on hand,
and lor sale at the lowest market price, for 1
CASH. A. C. MENSCH. j
Blonmshnrg. Anril 2. 1856.
ADMIN iSTKATOK'H NOTICE.
NOTICE is hereby given that letters of
adiniiiisiration upon the estate of Josepti
Jones, late of Greenwood low uship, Colum- ,
bia county, deceased, have been granted to |
Ihe undersigned, residing in Madison town- |
ship, Columbia county. persons indebt- (
od to Ihe said estate are requested to tnake ,
payment without delay, and those having (
accounts against the decedent to present
thern for settlement to
Madison twp., Aug. 13, 1856. * '
WHEAT LEY'S ARCH STREET THEA
TRE. Arch Sireet, above Sixth, Phil'a. i
THE STAR COMPANY, Composed of the first 1
Artists in the world, and exceeding in i
Strength and Talent any Dramatic combina- i
nun heretofore offered to the Theatrical Pub- i
lie, will aptiear EVERY NIGHT in Comedy, i
Tragedy, Serio-Comio Drama, Vaudevilles,
Musical Burlettas. &c., &c. *
Bf When visiting be oily, go there.
MT& <$ A
TO THE FdSUONABLE AND_j£
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TIHE undesaigned, h*tffnfc)ut received the
latest Paris and New York
would again beg leave to inform his numer
ous friends and all the world about Blooms
burg, that he is now better prepared titan ev
er to accommodate any one w.th the neatest,
easiest and best fitting suits of Clothes that
have been turned out Ititely ; and not only
that, but be will also do them op in the best
order, upon the lowest terms.
Mis shop is at the old slam', (too well
known to need further notice) where he may
at nil limes be found, seated upon the bench
of repentance, steadily drawing out the thread
of atllietion, hopeing it may in the cm/provo
advantageous to him and his customers. He
would also advise his friends to bear in mind
. that poor, afflicted tailors must live, or they
' can't be expected to work. Thetefore, 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
Remember, gentlemen, that in all cases
"thelaborer is worthy of his hire."
Bloornsburg, April 14th, 1853.
MILLVILLE. COLUMBIA CO.. PA.
For Youth of both Sexes.
WW. UUKUES* PRINCIPAL.
rplllS Institution which has been In auc
-L ccssiul operation lor several yeais has
recently been enlarged to give better accom
modations for boarders and increased facili
ties for Tuition, Ac.
Each quarter of the School year consists
of eleven weeks, and the next session will
commence on the 13th of August, but pu
pils will be taken at any season.
Ic addition to the constant attention of the
Principal, the services of an experienced
teacher have been procured. Instruction will
be given in all the English branches nsually
taught, and also in Lutin.
Natural Philosophy and 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
PbiTioN, 83.50, 84 and $4.50 perqaarter
graded hy the course of study. '
Boarding', Tuition, Washing Lights, &c.
524 per quarter, cne-half payable quarletly
further particulars address the prin-
Alillville, July 6, 1855.
New Wholesale JDrug Store,
.Ao. 20 South Second Street,
T\T SPENCER THOMAS, IMPORTER,
Manufacturer, and Dealer in Drugs
Medicines, Chemicals, Acids, Dye Stuffs °
Palms, Oils, Colors, While Lead)
French and American While Zinc, Window
Glass, Glassware, Varnishes. Brushes, Instrn
ments. Ground Spices, Whole Spices, and all
olher articles usually kept by Druggists in
Uorax, Indigo. Glue. Shellac, Potash,
&.c. &ic. Sic. All orders by mail or otherwise
promptly attended to.
\ are invited to call and examine our stock be
fore purchasing eltewhere.
_ 10 y of the Wharves or
Kan Road Stations. Prices low acvl goods
Philadelphia, March 6, 1856.-ly.
SUPER-PHOSPHATE OF LIME
The Only silver Medal
yET awarded tiy Agricultural Societies,
was given to this superior article, at the
Pennsylvania Slate Fair, at Harrisburg, as a
Fertilizer of the Best Quality lor
Wheat, €orn, Oais, Grass & Potatoes,
Raising heavy crops, and greatly improving
the soil. The subscriber respectfully iuforhis
farmers and dealers that lie is prepared to
supply the fall demand with this superior
and well tested article.
Agents Wanted.—A liberal discounl allowed.
NO. I PERUVIAN & MEXICAN GUANO.
Pouarette and Land Plaster.
j Oils, Candles, Soap, Ape.,
Of the best quality, at lowest market rates.
JOHN L. POMEROY,
Ninth and Tenth Wharves, below Mar
ket Street, Philad'a.
FW Farmers can load at two private alleys,
and avoid the crowded Wharf.
August 19, 1856-3 m.
DENSLOW 8c CO.,
Co in mi ssi ion Merchants,
And Wholesale Dealers in all kinds uf
Foreign and Domestic Leaf Tobacco,
VI ANUFACTURED Tobacco, and Foreign
f-TA ami Domestic Segurs, 21 South Frout
Sireet, Philadelphia, importers of fine Ha
vanna Segais of the choicest growths of the
A laige assortment of which are kept con
stantly on hand, and for Bale at a small advance
on cost of importation.
Consignments respectfully solicited, on which
literal advances Will be made when desired.
N. 11. Special attention yiven to orders
for purchase on commission, of Tobacco, m al
so every description of Merctandise, for ac
count of parties living at a distance from this
Sole Agent for F. A. Goe'ze's Celebrated
German Smoking Tobacco, comprising thirty
Philadelphia, April 7, 1856. lyr.
No. 50 Arch St. bet. Second Third,
(Opposite Bread Street.)
P H 1 L A D E LPHI A:
CIEVES, RIDDLES, SCREENS, WOVEN
Wire ol all meshes and widilis, with alt
kinds ol plain ami fancy wire work. Heavy
Twilled Wire for Spark Catchers; Coal, Sand
and Gravel Screens; Paper Maker's Wire;
Cylinder and Dandy Roils, covered in the
best manner; Wire and Wire Fencing. A
very superior article of Heavy Founders'
Sieve*, All kinds of Iron Ore Wire and
BAYLISS, DARBY & LYNN.
August 20, 1856.-3UI.
4 LL persons iiaving accounts wilh the ds
■'*- late of Gabriel Lutz, lute of Mifflin town
ship, Columbia county, deoeased, are here
by notified to meet the Administrator at the
late residence of the deoeased, on Saturday,
the 20th day of September instant to make
aettlemenuif all accouals in which the de
late ia inflated.
Bloornsburg, Sept. 9, 1856.
%XEOUTRIX'S NOTICE. "
NOTICE is hereby given that letlors testa
mentajywpon the estate of Thomas Mcßride,
late of Madison township, Columbia county,
deoeased, have been granted to the under
signed. All persons indebted to the said ea
labLure requested to make payment without
(Nftt, and those having accounts to present
them for settlement to
White Hall, Aug. 30, 1856. Eztcsdriii
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