WILL HOLD TfiEfß
SECOND ANNUAL EXHIBITION
ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY, OCTO
BER 22 d £ 23 td, 1857.
PrtaiMS to be Awarded as follows:
Rest pair of carriages, $4 00
Second boat, 3 00
Best pair ot Draft Horses 2 00
Second bear, I 50
Beat Stallion 3 00
Second best 1 50
Best brood Mare 3 00
Second best t 50
Best single carriage horses 2 00
Second best, 1 00
Best colt, three years old 2 00
Second best, do 1 00
Beat Colt, two years old 2 on
Second best do l oo
Best Colt, 1 year old 2 00
Second best do I 00
Committee.—John K. Eve* of Greenwood,
Veniah Reese of Hemlock, Henry B. Melick
of Scott, R. B. Arthur ol Bloom, and Elias
Kline of Scott. I
NO. 2—OXEN, CATTLE, &C.
Best bull, three years and upward 2 00
Second beat, 1 00
Best Fat Steer ! 00
Ko?l yoke of Oxen 3 years and upward 3 Ol)
Second best I 50
Best milch Cow, 2 00
Second best I 00
Best Heiler, 1 to 2 years old I 00
Second best 50
Best bull calf under one year 1 uo
Second best do 50
Best heifer calf under ono year 1 00
Second best do do 50
Comnuiiiee-Neal M'Coy of Madison, Geo.
Weaver of Bloomsburg, Daniel Ktcigh of
Catawissa, Andrew Freas and Jacob Htll'ol
Best buck 1 00
Second best, 50
Beat two Ewe Sheep 1 00
Second best 50
Best 2 Fal Weathers I 00
Second best 50
Best pair of lamb* under one year old 1 00 ;
.Second best 50 i
Committee—Daniel Melick of Scoll, Isaac
Hess of Centre, and Michael C. Vance ot Or
Best Boar 1 00 j
Second beat 50
Best Sow I 00
Second best 5o
Best Fat Pig, 1 00
Best lot Pigs, 0 ot mote, 2 ot 10 weeks
old 1 00 |
Second best 50 j
Bast Pigs not over 6 months, 1 00 j
Second best 50 j
Committee—William Roto, of Greenwood,
Nchemiah Recce of Centre, Thomas Mc- I
Henry ol Orange, Joseph Mouser ol Mott- j
lour, and Henry Hollingahead of Catawissa. j
Best Newfoundland Dog 50
do Shepherd dog, 50
do Terrier dog, 50
Committee—l'etcr Billmyer, Thomas Dull
inan and I. VV. Boone, till of Bloom. (
NO. 6— POULTRY. .
Best pair Shanghais Oo Best pair Duck* 50,
do Clilltagoiig* 50 do Turkeys 50 i
do CodtinChiniftO do Geese 50 |
do Polish 50 Best and greatest va
do Bantam 50 ricty ol levls ol !
do Dorking 60 any kind, 100 '
Committee—Silas E Fowler ol Neo'.t, Set It
B. Bowman ol Briarcrock, and All. ilowell '
NO. 7—GRAIN AND GRASS SEEDS.
Bcsi bushel of White Wheat 2 00
do Medileranean 2 00
do Rye ' 00
do Com Ears Gon red 60
do do Yellow, 50
do do While 60 j
do Oats, 50
do Buckwheat, 50
do 4 bushel Clover Seed, 1 00 ]
do i bushel Timothy Seed, 50 i
Commi'lee—Geo, Yosi, ol Montour, Jas.
K.mmett, of Hemlock. John Hartrnan, ol t'at
awissa, Reese M. Eck, ol Brian-reek, and
Mordeiea flicks, ol Centre.
No. B—GREEN AND DRIED FRUIT,
Best J bushel Wittier Apples. 50 j
Best i bushel Fall Apples 50
Best specttren Peats 50
do l'lums, 50
do Peaches 60
do Quinces 50
do Cranberries 5-1
do Grapes 60 ,
Best display ol iltlfercnl kinds o! Fruits 60
Best |H.k ot Dried Apples 50
do do Peiiehcs . 60
Pest I quarts Dried Cherries, 50
do do do (stoned) 50
fleet 1 quart Dttcd Huekolbemes 26 (
Best sample Current Wine, 50
Committee —John A. Ftinston of Madison, ,
Reuben Bom boy, ot Hetniock, and Albeit i
Hauler ol i'tne.
lost bushel Mercer Potatoes 60
do common 50
Best half bushel kweet Potatoes, 50
Rest sample beans .50
do Peas 50
Rest half doxen heads Cabbage 50
Rest 2 Pumpkins, 50
Best dozen bee 50
Rest hall bushel Turnips 50
Best doxen Carrots 50
Rest dozen Parsnips 60
Rest halt bushel Odious, 50
Rest three Sq-iashes 50
Best sample Celery V
Rest Peck Tomatoes 50
Rest sample Chinese Sugar Cane __ 60
Committee—J. Detuicfc of Montour. Sam
uel Eck, cl lloaringcrvek, and Jobn Harrier,
No 10—HOME AND DAIRY PRODUCTS
Best butler, one pound and upward fO
Best cake cheese, not less than ten lbs. 50
Beat Loaf Wheat Bread. 50
do Kye Bread 50
Best sponge cake
do Pound cake 50
Best Fruit cake 50
Best specimen of Fruit JeHy 50
Best quart Apotebrtter 50
Best Jar strained Honey 60
Best sample honey couib, not .ess than
trs pounds, 50
Best cured ham 60
Best sample herd soap 60
do soli soap 60
Com'iee-Mrs L 1- Tate, Misa Mary rain
ier, Mrs. C ffr-vrr-r. t= . Fj© e/e. E-g..
and Andrew Madison, E-q , ad of Boom.
No 11—HOME AND HOUSEHOLD MAN
Ewt prcce Clotb, five aids or more 200
BeA Quilt 1 00
Beat Coonterparoe, 1 00
Best parr Blankets 1 00
Beat sample Carpet, five yards and m ore 1 00
But Coverlet ' 1 00
Ban pair frown Sheets 50
da f'lliow cases 50
Baal Shin, 50
Beet under *bir. s<>
ds Mnten 25
v in awws . 60
< .mnxuae—Jesse CjancaT, tfl Orange,
Barnard Ru t iert, of Blrwt. M* 'antes Rals
tot*, id 'rnndafe. Mrs Tetcr E:" of Ligh!
Streel. and Miss Harriet Hasman, of Centre.
No. Ifc—LADIES' WORK AND FLOWERS
1 Beet Fancy Table Covet fit)
do Chair cover 60
Best sample Lump or Vase Mat 60
Boat Shirt Collars and Bosoms , 50
Best display bead Work ' 50
do Crotchet work 50
do Fancy Knitting 50
f do Embroidery 50
• do Natural Flowers 50
do Artificial do 50
i do Wax fruit, &c. 50
Committee—Mrs. Wm. Goodrich, Mrs. I.
W. Harlman, Mrs. Morris Van Ruskirk, Mrs.
Morris Slt.au, and Mrs. I. W. MvKelvy, all
Bust sample wheat Hour, 50 lbs. or more 1 00
do ive do do 50
do Buckwheat do do 50
do Corn do do 50
Committee—John F-epgoti of I'ine, Jacob
Melick, jr, of Scott, and J. K. Shurpless, of
No. 14—AGRICULTURAL IMPLEMENTS.
Btfi-t plow 2 00
2d best 1 00
Best Cultivator I 00
Second best 60
Best Harrow I 00
Best Roller I 00
Bust side hill plow I 00
Best corn planter I 00
Best horse rake I 00 !
liesl Grain cradld 1 00
Best Thrashing JYlach'no, 2 00
Bent separator and straw binder 1 00
Best hay and straw cutler I 00
Best corn shelter 1 00
Best Fanning Mil', l 00
Best stump mathine I 00
Rest and most mimeious collection cf
agricultural implement* 2 00
Committee—Judith Boone of Bloom, Wir.
11. Wondin, id Berwick, and Elias Dcilricli,
No. 15—WAGONS AND CARRIAGES.
Best two Itorso wagon 2 00
2.1 test I 00
Best two horso carriages 2 00 !
2d best 1 00 j
Best one horse carriage 2 00 j
2d best I 00 j
Bust open buggy ' I 00 j
Best Sleigh I 00 J
Best two horse sled I 00 i
i Best spring tttick wagon I 00 j
| Committee—Jacob Ainwiiie, of Montour, j
j Samuel Eisner, of Madison, andr Isaac Kri- j
der, of Brinrcrcek
| NO. 16.—MANUFACTURED ARTICLES. |
Best Specimen Cabinet Work 2 00 |
do Double Sett Carnage Harness 2 00
do Single Sett I 00
do War.on Harness 150 [
do 2 Cult Skins finished 1 00 ;
do 2 Kip Skins do 1 00
do 2 Sides Harness Leather 1 00 j
do do Sole Leather I 001
do clo Upper Leather 100 i
do Pair Horse Shoos 1 00
do Grubbing Hue 50
do J Doz. Fancy Chairs I 00 |
do Press Coat I 00
do Vest 60
do Pir Thick Boots 6" 1
do Pair Calf Boots I TO
do Pair Ladies' Kkl Gloves 60
Uommitic— B. I'. Former, of Franklin, P
Beaver, of Catawissa, Joseph Cornier, i f
Centre, Joseph Corrcll. of Hemlock, and Jo- 1
soph links, ol Brinrcrcek.
NO. 17.—MANUFACTURED ARTICLES. '
Second I t vision. ; I
Bos' Chum 50 1
tin Cheese Press 50 1
do Washing Machine 50 I
do Sausage Cutter 50 j
<lo Display of Copper Ware 50 1
do 3 Corn Baskets 50 1
do 3 Hand Baskets 60 1
do Bee Htvo 60 *
do Parlor Stove 50 1
do Cooking Stove & trimmings t 00 '
do Gteatest Variety Tinware 1 50 1
do Specimen WooJ & Iron Fence 1 00 '
do Gate for barn and field use I 00 1
da J Doz Corn lbooms 50 : 1
do Sample 1 doz Brick 50 r
do do Pig Metal 50 1
Commute—Join Kcitor.nl Catawissa, .Lie.
Koteiiboder,_of Franklin, and ham Dorr, ot '
No. is —MANUFACTURED ARTICLES. <
Third Division. 1
Rom & largest variety ol Denial Work 200
| do do Mutile do 2 00
do lo Edge Tools 1 00
do do F.atthen Ware 100
Committee —Dr. A. P. Heller, of Green
wood. Dr. 11. 11. Fox, of Locust, Dr. J.ta. A.
W ibon, ol Berwick, Dr. .Install Smith, ol ;
Scop, and Dr .1 K Bobbins, of Cutxwissa.
No. IP —DOMESTIC SUtiABS. Ac.
Rest 2 lbs. Sugar Irrin China Sugar Cane 50
i do Maple Sugar 50
Best qt. Syrup from China Sugar cane 60
do Maple 50
Committee—Martin Rupert, of Bloom. W
Fisher, ot Orange, James K ester, ol Scott,
Mrs. Thomas Creveling, ol Scott. Mrs. J. K.
Grotz, of Bloom.
IV , op—PLOWING MATCH.
Rest plowing, regard being had to the skill
of the workmen ami discipline of leant', at p
execution ol the work, as well as lime occtr-
I pied 2 do
i 2d best 1 °0
Committee—Jacob Pemott. of Madison,
llirarn Kline, ct Ftshingcreek and Eli Men
dcnhall of Ronton.
DISCR RTION AR Y PR EMI U MS.
Committee—l.awson Hughes, of Renton :
AlinasCe e, ot Sugar'oaf ; Titos. E Eves, of
Greenwood; Lewis Schuyler, of Madison,
and Wm. Mathers, of Greenwood
INSTRUCTIONS TO COMMITTEES.
1 The Committers will have to exercise
discretionary power and withhold Itie premi
ums if the article exhibited is not worthy of
2 The Committee on Discretionary pre
miums will award such premiums as they
rr.av think proper, on articles not provided for
in the general schedule.
3 The members of die various Commit
tees. wri'- make ii a point to be on the ground
aa early n possible, on ihe second day—not (
Uicr than 1(1 o'clock, at which time their
names w ill be called from the stand, and it ey
will be expected in proceed to business.
4 Th Chairmen of the different commit
tees arc requested is hand in their reports as
early as possible, and not later than 2 o'clk
The premiums will be awarded by the Pres
ident at 3. p. m
1 All articles lor competition must be on
■ the ground by 10 o'clock, a. m., and at 11
• o'clock thecommittee will proceed to to ex
amine arid award the premiums.
2. All articles exhibited must remain on the
i ground unit! 4 o 'clock, p. m.. and on ait oc-
Muut wAI he returned to the exhibitor, un
less other* iec (Greeted.
3. C.fnro.Y.—AH article* erhtti'.ed.
t whether eatables or nor, must be respected
as private proper;} : and any person detected
in purlotntug or injuring them, will be dealt
with according to law.
4. Alt articles offered for competition most
be owned by the competitors ail fruits, veg
etables, flowers, Ac., must be iha growth ol
U e competitors, and all manulaemred aru
o>e* most Lave been made by tbe competi
Every competitor for premiums most be •
resident of Colombia roonty. But persons
Ami other comities may bave tbe privilege
tf bringing articles oo exhibition, on the
payment of an entrance fee of Fifty Cent'
' Tne amount required lox membership to
I the Society is Fifty Cents. To induce a gen
| eral co-operation of the people of the whole
county, the Society haa issued a number of
certificates and placed them into the bands of
the following named persons m the different
parts of the County, who are authorized to
grant them to such as may pay |he initiation
Ice into their hands, to wit :—Bloom, Eli Bar
ton; Berwick, Knos Fowler; Benton, Eli Men
denhall; Beaver, l-aao Davis; Catawissa, J.
Keifer; Centre, Gilbert If. Fowler; Fishing
creek, Henry I'iltetibender; Franklin, B. P.
Former; Greenwood, F.lisha Hayman; Hem
lock, Sylvester Pursell; Jackson, Theodore
Smith; Locust, David lieinbold; Mifflin, VV.
L. Brown ; Montour, Elias Dieteriek ; Alain.
George Shu man ; Madison, Reuben Wilson ;
Monniplenotii, J. 11. Vendersliee; Orange, G.
VV. Lot!, Pine, James Masters; Roaringcreek,
Samuel Eck ; Sngarloaf, Andrew Laubach ;
Scott, Thomas Graveling, and likewise of tho
The certificate not only constitutes the
owner a member of tho Columbia county Ag
rieuliural Society, for one year, bid it entitles
himself and family to attend tire lair without
extra charges, and further allows him a priv
i.'oge of bringing audi articles on exhibition
as ho may choose, without any further pay
ment ef entrance Ice.
This opportunity, however, will only con
tinue op to iliu 15th of October. Those not
embracing it anterior to that date, will be re
quired to abide by tho rates, troth ior en
trance of articles and admission to the Fuir
that shall bo adopted at that time.
PALKMON JOHN, JV'f.
Bloomsburg, Pa., Sept. 19, 1857.
AND ALL DISEASES OF THE LUNGS
Ami TIIOATTute positively curable by in
halation, which conveys the remedies to
the cavities in the lungs through the air pas
sages, and coining in direct contact with the
disease, neutralizes the tubercular matter,
! allays the cough, causes a fteo and easy ex
| pectO'Biion, heals the lungs, purifies the blood,
i imparts renewed vitality to tho nervous sys
tem, giving that lone and energy so imlis
-1 peusnble tor the restoration of heulih. To be
able to state confidently that Consumption is
! curable by inhalation, is to me a eourco of
! unalloyed pleasure. It is as much under the
I control ol medical treatment as any ather
formidable disease; ninoty out of every liutt
; dred cases cutt be cured in the first s'.ages,
I and filly per cent, in lite second; hut in the
I third stage it is impossible fo save ntore than
! five per cent., for the lungs aro so cut tip by
the disease us to bid defiance to medical
F.|( ill. Even, however, in tho last stages, in
halation affords extraordinary rebel to the
suffering attending this fearful scourge, which
annually destroys ninety five thousand per
-1 sons in tho United States alone; and a correct
calculation shows that out of the present pop
ulation of the earth, eighty millions are des
lined to fill the consumptive's gruve.
Truly the quiver of death bus no arrow so
fatal as Consumption, lit ull ages it has been
tho great enemy of life, for it spares neither
ago nor sex. but sweeps oir alike the brave,
the beautiful, the graceful, and the gifted.—
By the help of that Supreme Being, from
| whom cometh every good and perfoct gift, I
iitn enabled to ofler to the afflcled a perma
nent at;d speedy cure in Consumption. Tlye
first cause ol tubercles is from impure
blood, and the immediate elfecl, produced
by their deposition in the lungs, is to ptevt't t
the free admission of air into the air cells, 1
which causes a weakened vitality through
| the entire system. Then surely it is more
rational to expect greater good from rrodij ;
cities entering iho cavities of the lungs than
lr ui those administered through the stom
ach; the patient will always find the lungs j
tree and the breathing easy after inhaling
remedies. Thus, inhalation is a local
remedy, nevertheless it acts constitutionally, 1
and v illi more power and certainty than rem
edies administered by the stomach. To prove j
the powerful and ditect iulluencc of this j
mode of administration, chloroform inhaled '
w ill entirely destroy sensibility in a lew miti- i
u'es, paralyzing the entire nervous system, so ]
dial a litnb may be amputated without the ;
s'ightost pain ; inhaling the ordinary burning
gas will destroy life in a few hours.
The inhalation of ammonia will rouse the
1 system when tainting or apparently dead.— t
The odor of many ot the medicines is per- 1
ceptible in the skin a few minutes after being
inhaled, and may be immediately detected i
in the blood. A convincing proof of the '
constiiuiional effects of inhalation, is the fact |
that sickness is always produced by breath- ;
nig foul air. Is noi this positive evidence 1
that proper remedies, carefully prepared and
; judiciously administered through the lungs, 1
should produce the most happy tcsults? Do
ting eighteen years' practice, many thous
, amis, sutferuig from diseases of the lungs
and throat, have been under my eare, and 1
■ have afflicted many remarkable cures, even
alter ihe sufferers had been pronounced in
the last stages, which fully satisfies me thai
consumption is no longer a fatal disease.—
My treatment of consumption is original, and
founded on long experience and a thorough
' investigation. My perfect acquaintance with
ihe nature of tubercles, Re , enables mc to
distinguish readily the various forms ol dis
ease that simulate consumption, and apply
the propet remedies rarely being mistaken
even in a single case. This familiarity in
connection with certain pathological and mi
croscopic discoveries, enables mc to relieve
the binge from the effects of contracted chests;
in enlarge die chest, purify the blood, impart
to it renewed vitality, giving euergy uud loae
j to ihe entire sysiem.
' Medicines wilh full directions sent to any
part of the United States and Canada* by
! patients communicating their symptoms by
i ietier. But the cure would be mora cfitain
if the patient should pay me a visit, which
would give me an opportunity to examine
the long? and enable inn to prescribe with
greater certainty, and then the cure could be
etiected without my seeing the pattern again.
G. W. GRAHAM, M. D.
Offlce 1131 Filbett Street, (old No. 109.)
below twelfth, Philadelphia, Pa.
I Sept. 23, 1557.
\ ALLABLE FARM FOK SALE.
THK subscriber cflers for sale his farm in
Orange township, Colombia co., containing
on which are valuable improvements, com
prising two sets of farm bnildings,
Two Dwelling Houses,
two barns end other buildings, two apple
orchard* ami a variety of otter froit trees. —
About 200 acres of the premises is cleared
land in a good condition of improvement,
and it lays along Fishii ccreek, 1 mile above
Orangerilie, ami only 7 redes from the courtly
The whole will be soM together, or in two
divisions as purchasers may desire
Far trims apply on the premises or direct
o Orangeville, Ceiarrbia cottntv to
Orange township, May sth. 1h57.
T At. id It aesormantol Jron.Neel and Nails
-Ei tor sale at tire Arcade by
May 27, 57. A C. MENSCH.
rpRiMMINGS AND NOTIONS, fancy arti-
L cle. a good assortment of Hosiery of the
beat rjoahty: also gloves, mitts, baskets, Ca
b*s, Combs, drees trimmings and linings,
sewing silk, 'bread, etc., etc., to be bad next
door to the "Exchange."
AMELIA D. WEBB.
Bkmmsfrurg. May 85. 1857.
grOTTON sad Wool Carpet for sals cheap
E/ a ; he Arcade by
Way 27 '57 A C MENSCH
[ Bloomsborg. fla.
|~ILOTHING STOKE, on Main street, two
doors above the 'American House."
AT J. ' EVANS.
TIfERCHANT. —Store on the tipper part
of Alain street, nearly opposite the
~~s7 c. SIUVE,
IVIANUFACTURKR OF FPRNITURF.
iYa AND CABINET WARE.-Wareroom
in Shive's Block, on iVlain Street.
riMNNER AND STOVE DEALER
A Shop on South side of Main street, be
ATTORNEY AT LAYV.—Otfico on the
first (ioor of tho ''Star" Building, on
FOUNDER ANN MACHINEST, Build
ings on the alloy between the "Exchange
and "American House."
r|v AI LOR —Shop on the South Side of Main
-L Street, first square below Market.
A. C. MKNSCII,
|\ | EIU-HANT.—Store North West corner
i'i- of Main and Market S'reets.
HIRAM f. IIOIVER,
jgtURGEON DENTIST—Otfico near the
Academy on Third Street.
M'KELVV, NEAL A (0„
MERCHANTS. —Northeast corner of Mailt
and Market streets.
THE POFKKT JESPIII.AI'US;
on, KVK.KY ONK HIS OWN pnvstctAN.
-A- Edition, with One
/J** hundred Engiavings,
iff V A, showing Diseases and tHal-
W > 2 foimations of the human
§1 fewWiPtpi §| System in every shape and
Hi HJvjjj &tj* 9 form. To which is added
/!s a '' rrn, i ßC on the Diseases
siffl Fcmsles, being of the
h ighet impoitance to mar.
gß&jg l ied people, or those con
templating marnngc. By
H'IILIASI YOUNG, M. I).
Let r.o father lie ashamed the present reopy
of the Aesculapius to his child. It may save
him from an enily grave. Lot no young man or
woman enter into tho secret obligations oI mar
ried life without reading the I'ocko Aesculapius
Let no one suffer from a hscknied Cough Pain
in the fide,restless nights, nervous feelings,
and the whole train of Despeptic sensations,
and given up by (heir physicians, be another
moment without consulting tho AESCULA
PIUS. Have tho married, or those about to be
married any impediment, rend this truly useful
book, -as it has been the means of saving thou
sands of unfortunate creatines from the very
jaws of death.
Any person sending twenty live cents, en.
elosed in a letter, will receive one copy of this
hook,by mail,or live copies will be sent for one
dollar. Address, Dr. W. Young,No. /SitHprucc
street, Philadelphia.' Post paid.
No pfi'i !>prucc 81., Philadelphia.
Sep' Ist, 1831-ty.
ULi U CE> <£> L:_£A SSI lb era 12* iiP
Cabinet W are Rooms,
S. C. SHIVI?
R a F.SPF.CTFI'I.I.Y invites the attention of
Gl a of the Public to his extensive assort
ment of Cabinet Furniture and Chairs, which
lie will warrant made of good materials and
in a workmanlike manner. At his Establish
ment, can always be found a good assort
Which is equal in style and finish to that of
Philadelphia or Now York cities, and at as
low prices. Ha has Sofas of different style
and prices, from SJS to SCO. Divans, Loun
ges. Walnut and Mahogany l'arlor chairs,
line king and easy chairs, Piano stools, anil
a variety of upholstered work, with Dressing
and parlor bureaus, sofa, card, centre and
pier tables, detashus. chcffeniers, whattii.ts
and comodes and all kinds of fashionable
work. His stock of bureaus, enclosed and
common washstands, dress-tables, corner
cupboards, solas, dining and breakfast ta
bles, bedsteads, ratio seat and common
chairs, is the largest in this 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
mattrasses lilted to any sized bedstead,which
are superior for durability and comfort .to
any bed in use.
Bloomsburg, April 6lh 1854. tf.
LEAF TOBACCO AM) CIGARS.
DENSLOW &, CO.,
21 Sonth Front Street,
Jnel Wholesale. Dealers in oil kinds of
Leaf Tobacco, Manufactured Tobac
co, and Cigars.
HAVF. constantly on hand and for sale low
all kinds of American and Spanish Leaf To
baccos, selected with special reference to
All articles sold, warranted to be as rep
resented and every opportunity afforded lor
Purchasers at a distance can scud their or
ders, and rely upou being as faithfully served
as if the goods were selected in person.
October 15, 1856.
Tinware & Store Establishment.
rjrHE UNDK.Rb'JGNKD respectfuly in
JL form? his old friends and customers,(hat
he has purchased his brother's interest in the
sbooe cstablisnmenr. nJ the concern witf here
after he conducted hr himself rxclusivelv. He
has just received and offers forsaielke
.g-gji largest and most extensive assortment
merit .f FANCY BTOV ES ever intro
three J into this market.
Stovepi|>e and Tinware constantly on hanu
and manufactured toordev. AII kinda of re
pairing done, aa naval, on abort notice,
! Tbe patronage of old frirac* and new cus
tomers is rcspcctfullv solicited.
A. M. RUPERT-
Bloomsbrirs, Jan. IS, 1853. tf.
TOLLS AT DEATH HAVEN.
CoiLecTon's Orncs, \
Bench Haven. Aug s tl, '57. |
Mb.. F.riTrß:—Th# amount of tolls reoeiv
j ej at this office are as follows:
Previonaly reported, . . . 560816 15
Jaly, ......... 57158 71
Total, >87974 86
. JOHN 8. POLLMER. Caiktior
WOOD bi COAL foe sale ar the Arcade by
A C MENSCH
EVAJVB Sl WATSON**
TROTH IS MIGHTY, fr MUST PREVAIL
Report of the Committee appointed to
superintend the burning' of the Iron
Safes at Heading, Feb. '27 th, 1857.
HEADING, March 4lh.
The undersigned, members of the Commit
tee, do reFpectfollv report, that we saw the
two Safes originally agreed upon by Farrels
& Herring ami Kvans & Wutson, placed side
by side in n lurnace, viz: Tho Sale in use by
the Paymaster of the Philadelphia and Head
ing Railroad Company, in his office at Head
ing, manufactured by Farrels & Herring, and
the Safe in use by H- A. Lantz, in his store,
manufactured by Evans & Watson, and put
in books and papers precisely alike.
The (ire was started at 8j o'clock, A. M.,
and kept tip until fourcords of green hickory,
two cords dry oak and half chestnut lop wood
wero entirely consumed, tho whnlo under
tho superintendence of the subscribers, mem
bers ol the Committee. Tho Safes were then
cooled off with water, after which they were
opened, ngd the books and papers taken out
by the Committee und sent to 11. A. Lama's
stare for public examination, alter they were
first examined and marked by the Commit
tee. The books and papers taken from the
Sale manufactured by Evans & Watson were
but slightly affected by the iutense heat,
while those taken from the Sale manufac
tured by Farrels & Herring were, in our juitg
ment, damaged fully fifteen per cent, more
than those taken from Evons Ac Watson's
JACOIi U. DYSHER, '
DANIEL S. HUNTER.
Having been absent during the burning,
wo fully coincide with the übovo statement
ol the condition o( the papers and books tak
en out of tho respective Sates.
(J. A. NICOLLS,
H. H. MUHLENBERG,
The following named gentlemen, residents
of Reading unit its vicinity, who saw the
above tire, hove purchased Safes Ironi Evans
& Watson since the burning up to May Ist,
G. A. Nieolls, 1 Solomon Rhoads, 1
R. U. Company, 2 W. B. Yerger, 1
H. A. Lantz; 2 Geo. K. Loyure, 1
Kirk & Heister, 1 Samoel Fusing, 2
W. Rhoads & Son, 1 J M &G.W llantsch,!
H. W. Missimer, 2 James Jameson, 1
Or. Win. Moore, 1 J. B.&A. B. Wanner I
Levi J. Smith, 1 Jacob Schtnucker, 1
High & Cra.g, I Win. King. t
Wm. Krick, 1 V. B. Shollenberger,l
Kautman &. Baum, I I eopold llirsh, 1
Wm. 1 Ezra Miller, I
Geo. J. Eckert, 1 W.C.&F.M.Ermen-
Isaac Ruth, 1 trout, 1
I Billmeyer, Folmer Wm. Donahower, 1
& Co. 1 Bullit & Milton, 1
EVANS & WATSuN.
I June 17, 1867.
THIS WAIFOU BAKGAIXS!
A. J . EVANS
HAS JUST RECEIVED A NEW STOCK OF
SPRING & SUMMER GOODS
I A T his old stand on the upper end ol Main
I Street which he will sell cheaper than
. the cheapest. It consists in part ol Silks ol
parr**, lustres, burages, de laities, ducal
cloths, poplins, brilliants, challies, do boges,
lawns, skirting, Ireuch and scotch ginghams
j prints, gloves, hosiery, collars, handkerchiefs,
J &c. Shawls and Mamillus ol every sty lo and
STAPLE & DOMESTIC DRY GOODS,
j Cloth* eassimeres, vesting*, flannels, mus
i lins, licking's, stripes, checks, calicoes, cot
i tonades, linens, sheetings, nankeens, drills,
I marsedles quilts, colored and white carpel
i chain, parasols, umbrella*, a largo and splen
did assortment ol HATS, CAI'S, BOOTS AN I)
| SHOES. A sumuou U)F FRESH
Rice, Spice*. &c. Also, Hardware, Queens
ware, Crockery and Cedarware.
Having selected my entire stock with the
greatest care and at the lowest cash prices, I
can assure my friends and the public gener
ally, that I will do all in my power lo make
establishment known as the "Head quarters
for bargaint." Those who wish to purchase
will find it to their advantage to call and ex
amine my slock before purchasing.
1 will pay tho highest market price for
! RUTTKR, EGGS, RAGS, SOAP AND
1 Dtied Fruit, and country produce in general.
Rloomsburg, April 29, 1867.
MILLYILLE, COLUMBIA CO., PA.
A systematic course of instruction is given |
in all the English branches usually taught.
! The Principal will be assisted during the ]
present year by T. M. POTTS, an ex peri-!
enced teacher, recently from the Lancaster :
Co. Normal School.
A vacation of seven weeks will commence j
! July Ist.
TUITION, for day pupils 53.50, to 54.50 per
| Boarding, Tuition, Washing, Lights, &c.,
, 530 per quarter of eleven weeks one-hall in
For circular, catalogue or orther patticu
i lars address
| AT ill c i He, April 1, 1857. Piincipal.
"T¥E SECRET INFIRMITIES' OF
YOUTH AND MATURITY,
Just Published, Gratis, the ibth Thousand.
' ew words on the rational tsest
ment. without Medicine, of Sper
maiorrhea or Local Weakness,
Nocturnal Emissions, Genital and Nervous
; Debility, Premature Decay of the System,
j lmpotency, and Impediments to Marriage
BY B. DE-LANEY, 11. D.
The important fact that the many alarming
| complaints, originating in the imprudence
and soliluJeof youth, may be easily removed
1 without Medicine,is in this small tract, clearly
I demonstrated; and the entirely new and
highly successful treatment, as adopted by
the Author, fully explained, by means of
which every one is enabled to cure himselj
perfectly and at tbe least possible cost, there
by avoiding all the advertised nostrums of
Sent to any address, gratis and post free
' in a sealed envelope, by remitting, postpaid,
two postage stamps, to Dr. B. DE LANKY,
17, Lrspeuard Street, New York City.
May 6, 1857.— 6 m.
No. 7 South Seventh Street,
Manufacturer of strong Tinware, Copper,
Tia and Zinc Bathing Tabs, Bathing
Pans, and every kind of bathing apparatus.
Also deed and paper boxes.
Prompt attention g'ven to ordered work,
and good 6 carefully lorwpiwed on orders.
Philadelphia. August 17lh. 1654.
FULL ASSORTMENT of Ladie*' Dry-
Goods at tbe Arcade by
May 27, '57 A C MENSCH
tsar a cAaa^sil
TO THE FASLIONABI-K AND JFC
rim R undersigned havingjuatreceived the
'■ latest Paris and New Yotfc Fashions
, would again beg leave to inform his numet
1 ous friends *nd all the world about Blooms
burg,that hois now better prepared .oanev
er to accommodate any one with the neates
easiest and best fining suits of Clothes that
have been turned out lately; and not only
that, but he will also do them up in the besi
order, upon the lowest torms.
His shop is at the old stand, (100 wel
known o need further notice) where he may
at all times be loutid, seated upon the bench
of repentance,steadily drawing out thefAiroo
of affliotion,hopeing it may in theendprovt
advantageous to him and his customers. Hi
would also advise his fiends to bear in mine
that poor, nfilicted tailors must live, or they
can't be expected to work. Therefore Wheat
Rye Corn, Oats, Potatoes, and with nil now
arid then a little CASH will come mighty
handy from those who are back-standing on
Kcmetnborj gentlemon, that in all COSCF
'■the laborer is worthy of his hire."
Bloomsburg, April 14tb, 1853.
J 683 LST J 13d*
Hranfr Hfltlj' THE recent trials at Read
confirmed the verdict of more than 200 acci
dental fires, proving conclusively that "Her
ring's" is the only sale that will not hum.
Kxtrnet front the Committee's Report on
the Trial of Iron Safes at Reading:
"On the 2tith of February all the members
of the Commutes met to witness the Ssfes
and books and papers, (placed in them) and
were perfectly satisfied that all was right.—
The day following, the burning took place,
under llie superintendence of rhoCommittee. I
Altera fair and impartial burning for five
hours, the Safe of Messrs. Evans & Watson
was first opened, the Safe being on Hie in
side, and the contents partially consumed. '
while the contents in the Sale of Messrs. i
Farrels & Herring were in good condition,
and no fire inside."
Reading, March 2, 1857.
H. F. FELIX, I
(Signed) P. N. COI.EMAN, > Com.
A. H. PEACOCK. \
And endorsed by over 50 of the best men
The above Safes can be inspected at 34
Wulnul Stree'. where the public can satisfy
themselves of the great superiority of Ibe
"Herring's Patent Champion," over the de
feated and used-up "inside Iron Door Sala
FARRELS & HERRING,
34 Walnut St., l'hilud'a.
Only makers in this Slate of Herring's
Patent Champion Safes.
The attempt made by other parties to bol
ster up the reputation of a Safe which has
failed signally in accidental flies in Philadel
phia, (Ranslead Place,) by taking one out
ol an agent's store, f 11. A. Lsntz.] made dou
ble thickness, (different from those (hey sell)
to ' burn up"or.eol Herring's, (half as thick)
has met with its Hue reward. Herring's Sate
could not he burnt, proving conclusively that
the only reliable Safe now made is Herring's,
of which over 15,000 are now in uctuel use,
and rnoro than 200 have been tried by fire
without a single loss.
Philadelphia, May 8, 1857—1y.
TIIK well-known Maryland Consolidated
Lotteries, cl which 11. FRANCE & Co. are
the managers, are chartered by the state of
Maryland, and n commissioner elected by
the people, who is sworn to superintend and
certify that everything connected with thetn
is dons in a strictly honorable manner, and
that the inlerists of parties who reside at a
distance are as well protected as if they
themselves were present at the drawing.—
Another fact which the managers call atten
tion to, is, that all persons have a legal right
to send orders for tickets to Maryland, a*
lotteries are legalized by special law in that
state. A lottery is drawn every day of the
month. If no particular class is named, or
ders are filled in tho first draw in;; to take
place after the communication comes to
Itsnd. The prices ol tickets vary from Si
to SCO. No tickets are, however, sent unless
th e money for the same is received with the
order. '1 he drawings are upon the principle
of ono number on each ticket (alter the Ha
vana plan,)and Ternary combination. Prizes
vary in amount from #2O to SIOO,OOO. All
orders for tickets or packages will receive
prompt attention, and the drawing mailed to
all purchasers immediately after it is over.
T. H. HUBBARD & CO,
No. 39 Fayette St., or Box No. 40,
Feb. 3d, 1857,-ly. Baltimore, Md.
Ltf The Drawn Numbers of the Maryland
Loteries aro published by the State Com
mssioner ir. the following papers, viz: Sun
Clipper, Patriot, American , Argut, ol Balti
more; also, the National Intelligencer and
Union, of Washington, D. C.
Englc Foundry, Bloomsburg
STOVES ANI) TINWARE.
THE subscriber having erected a large new
brick Fonndry and Machine Shop, in place
of the old one, ia prepared to make all kinds
CASTINGS AT THE LOWEST PRICES.
Plows constantly on hand. The subscribe
has removed his Tin Shop from Main
Street to the Fonndry Lot, where he has
erected a building altogether for Stoves and
The Cooking Stoves consist of the WM.
PENN COOK, RAUB COOK, VAN
LIF.R COOK, and PARLORSTOVES
all kinds, the Egg Cylinder Stove,
All kinds of Spouting made to order.
Bloomsburg, April 16, 1857.
Leather, Leather! Leather!
FRENCH CALF SKINS
and General Leather Dealer,
. No. 6 South Third Street, Phtla.
C 7° A general assortment of all kinds of
Leather. Morocco. 4tc. &c. RED AND OAK
February 28, 1857.—1y.
Gby HENRY ZFPPINGER,
i DIFFICULT repairing warranted ; spec
tacfes and glasses for spectacles; glasses
for hnntingcased watches, and other watch
material for sale.
March 27, 1857
AN ASSORTMENT of confectionary, jew
elry. Perfumery soaps, hair oils, &c.
i Pomades, to be bad at
C. CLARK'S Book S^ire.
IRON STEEL, and overy kind of Hard
sirs Of sale by
i McKELVY, NEAL fc Co
I COLOUR AND FEED Depot atthe Aroade,
j r by A. CTIKNSCH.
TLfORTICED POSTS on band and for sale
. at tho Arcade by
• May 27, '57 A. C. MENSCH
Aycr's tlntlmrtic Pill*.
PILLS THAT ARE PILLS.
PROF. HAYES, State Chemist, ol Maia ,
says they ore the best of all pills, and an
nexed are the men who certify that Doctor
Hayes knows: i
H. J. GARDENER, Governor of Mass.
EMORY WASHBURN, ex-Otrv. or Mass.
SIMEON BROWN, Lieut. Gov. of Mass.
E. M. WRIGHT, Secretary Stute of Mas 4.
J. B. FITZPATRICK, Cath. Bishop of Boston.
PROF. JOHN TORREY, of the College of
Physicians and Surgeons, Now York City.
Dr. C. T. JACKSON, Geologist of the Public
Lands ni the U. S.
MEN THAT ARE MEN.
Among -lie diseases this P.ll has cured 1
with astonishing rapidity, we may mention:
Co-iivenass, Hiltnns Complaints, Rheums*
linn, Huactburn, Headache arising
front s fowl Stomach, Nausea, Indigestion,
Morbid inaction of the Bowels, and paiit
arising therefrom, Flatulency, Loss of A"p£e
tile, all Ulcerous and cutaneous Diseases,
which require MI evueuant Medicine, Scrof
ula, or King's Evil. They also by purifying
llie blood and stimulating the System, Cure
many Complaints which it would not be sup-'
nosed they could reach ; such as Deafness,
Partial Blindness, Neuralgia and nervoua If'
riiubiliiy, Derangements of the Liver and
kidneys Gout, and other kindred complaints,
arising front u low slate of the body, or ob
structions of its functions. They are the
best Purgative Medicine ever discovered,
and you will but need to use them once to
Prepared by Dr. JAS. C. AVER, Practical
and Analytical Chemist, Lowell, Mass.—and
sold by E. P. I.u'z and all Diuagiats in
Bloomsburg, and by Dealers ill Medicine
Sept. tl, 1857-2 m.
JOHN A. MOOHK. JOHN W. WILLIAMS
MOORE & WILLIAMS,
General Commission Merchants,
and dealers In*
MIITEKS 9 SUPPLIES,
A'o. 54 South If nfer St., Philadelphia.
THE subscribers having been associated
with the coal trade and milling operations
generally, for several jeers, are prepared in
supply orders for all Hrlicles contingent to
mining purposes at the lowest rates, with
care and dispatch.
Our stock comprises lite following articles:
OlLS—Sperm, Solar, Elephant, Bleached,
Racked, Lard, Rosin, Greasing, Linseed.
Safety Lamps, Fuses, Blasting Puper ; Slope
1 Chains, Ropes, ull Sizes, Pulleys, Wicking,
Wire Rope, Tar and Pitch ——Thornley 'a
Celebrated Gum Belting, Washers, Packing,
Hose. Bleating and other Powders.
* Soap, Cuiidloe, &c,
1 URFKRRKCBS .•
Hodgson & Keen, Philadelphia.
I J. 11. A. St S. Allen, "
I Charles Miller St Co., "
' S. Koilier*iel, Esq., "
1 John Tlfhroley, Esq, "
• Win. De Haven, Esq , Minersvillc, Pa.
> Hon. W. Donaldson, Pottsville, Pa.
' Hon. C. W. Pitman, "
Geo. W. Snyder, Esq., "
D. P. Brown, Esq., "
1.. P. Iltook, Erq., 11
.1. .1. Connor, Ashland, Pa.
Philadelphia, Jan. 1(1, 1857,-ly.
" ISN'T IT SO*
Uso ARTHURS Celebra
ted Self Sealing Cans and
FRESH FRUIT Jars, and yon will hare fresh
Irutt ull the year at summer
Full directions for putting
up all kinds of fruit and To
matoes, accompany theao
cans and jars.
They nre made of Tin,
Glass, Queensware, and Fire
and Acid proof Stone Ware.
IN WINTER The sizes nre from pir.ts to
gallons. These cans &jars
are entirely open at the lops,
and nest, to secure transpor
For sale by Storekeepers
throughout the U. States.
Descriptive eiftiulara sent
BETTER on application. %3f Orders
from the trade aolicited.
Be sure to ask for " Ar
thur's." It haa stood the
test of two season.*, hsvtog
heeh used by hundreds of
THAN thousands of families, hotel
and boarding-house keep)
Wc are now making them
for the million.
ARTHUR, BURNHAM &
Sweetmeats. Manufacturers under the
Nos. 117 & 119, S.Tenth St.. (cor.George.)
June 17, 1857.-3 m.
BLOOMS BU RQ
THE undersigned wouid in this way call
the attention of the public to the Book
Store at the old stand, next door to the ''Ex
change Hotel," whero at all times can be
found a good assortment of books, including
B ikies, Hymn Books, Prayer Books,
Histories, Books of Poetry, Novels, and
School Books ; also all kinds of stationary of
the best quality.
A considerable deduction made upon tho
price of School Books and Stationary to those
who by to sell again.
Just received, a good assortment of WALL
PAPER, which I would ask all to call and
examine belore puchasing elsewhere.
Successor to Jesse O. Clark.
Bloomsburg, May 25,1857.-lyr.
E. C. HOW2E,
TJ ESPECTFULLY oflers his
■"/ professional services to
" the Ladies and Gentlemen of
Bloomsburg and vicinity. He is prepared to
attend to all the various operations io Den
tistry, andis provided with the latest im
proved PORCELAIN TEETH, which will
be inserted on pivot or gold plate,io loots as
well as natural.
A superior article of Tooth Powders, al
ways on hand. A 1 operations on the teeth
tyOffice, 3d building above Wilson's Car
riaae Manufactory—Main St., Weal aide.
Bloomsburg, Nov. 20, 1856.
LARGE lot of No. 1, 2, & 3 Mackrel, also,
White Fish, Cod Fish and Herring, just
received and for sale by
May 27, '57. A. C. MENSCH.
A LARGE LOT of Thibet Stiawls just re
ceived and fol sale by
A. C MENbCH
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