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THE NATIVE AMERICAN,
PPBLISHED EVERY SATURDAY MORNINli,
By J. E.ter, for the N. A. AssncUtloi!,
<fct P?nn. mvenue, near the Jiailruaii Depot,
ff ctihinglon, D. C.
TERMS.
Subscriptions for one year, $2.50 in advance or $3.
if paid after the expiration of three months. 1 or
?ix months. $1.5? adntnet.
For papeia, in advance, ? * ? 9>3
Far ten do. ?lo. ?
f?-Any Mead of the ca"*> procuring u? six sub
?cfibers, and f ?rWA?iliu? us shall receive tiie
Nriiith gratis.
&*? Advertisement* inserted at the usual rate*. A*
oar subscription iist in this City nu.nh..rs a< huh
as tay ether paper in it. we hope our mends wnl
favgr us will their custom A lar^e deduction
will be made tv; yearly advertisers
AU letters relating to the pecuniary interests of the
paper to b? addressed, postage paid to the I uh
heher. And those relative to the Editorial de
partment, to oe directed, post paid, to Ihe Editor.
Those subscribers for a year, who do n"' give no
nce of their wish to have th- paper discontinued
at the end of their year, through the Po-ttu sfer
?r vtberwise, will be presumed as desiring its con
tinuance, until countermanded, and it will accord
ingly be continued, at the option of the publisher.
?*t no paper will h- stopped until arrearage# are
?aid?nor will any letter be taken trom the Fost
oflke on which th" ~ = ot paid.
NATIVE AMEWOAN ASSOCIATION
OF THE UNITED STATES.
Prtimble and Constitution of the Native .Inurican
jtnociation of the United Slates.
WhiiU), iti* an admitted fact that all Government
^ JUL|j capable, but bound by all the pniici
wl?i<^||onal preservation to govern their artai'S
bv thfl^Kicy ol their own citizens and we believe
the reBBican form of our Government to he an
object oHeer and d'sltke to the advocates,?4 iikm.-]
archy in Europe, a- d lor that reftwon, ll for none
other, ir. order to preserve our institutions pure
Mid unpolluted we are imperatively called upon I
administer our peculiar system free ol all ture.gn
ia8uet.ee and interfere..ce. Bv a.imitHi g the
stranger indiscriminately to the exercise or those
high attributes which constitute the rights of ll.e
native boru Ainetican citizen, we weaken the at
tachment of the native, and gain naught but the
aocdid allegia ee of the foreigner. 1 he rights ol
the American, which he holds under the f.onsti
tiitioa of the Revolution, and exercised by him
aa the glorious prerogative ol In* birth, are calcu
lated to stimulate lo action, condense to strength,
and cement iu sentiment and patriotic sympathy.
?Ming then, tin. ri?!it and duly to confederate on
these high truths, v. e pri/fess n?? other object' h.ti. the
promotion of our native country in all the walks ol
private honor, public credit and natiaful indepen
dence; and thwrefore we maintain the ng.it, in l s
most extended form, of the native bom American,
and he only, to exercise the various duties ir.ciden
to th? ramifications of the laws, exeeu ive, Icgis a
tir", or ministerial, from the Highest to tli? Inwes
post of the Government?ai.d to ob'ain this gieat
i?d, we shall advocate the entire rep.-al of the natu
nalizat.cn laws bv Congress. Aware Hi I the ConMi
tation forbids.and ev. n ii it did not, we have r.owish
to establish txpcnl facto laws:? the^ action we seek
With regard to the laws ol n iluiali/.atlon. is intended
to act iu ; prospective character. ' eslull advo. a e
oaual liberty to all who w ere born equally f ee to
ho so born, constitutes, when conn, ctrd with moral
on.ilitifS. ia our niiudJ. the ..ristocrarv ol human na
ture. Anting and^r these generic pnncip.es, *e
farther lnldthat.lo he a permanent -peopl must
"be a united one, bound together bv sympathies, th.
result of a common political organ : and t- b-nation
d WO must Cherish the vatire Aineri< an s-ntiment.
u'the entire aud radical exclusion ol lor-ign opm
fans and doctrines intioduced by fore s', paup'-is and
European political adventurers. Jroin kwigs our
aillaiit forefathers won their libeitiys?the slave* ol
lings shall not win them back again.
Religiously entertaining 1hese sentiments we as
solemnly beli-ve thai .Me day has a,,,v, d. when Me
American* should unite a? brotners to sustain tr.e
strength and purity of their po.itical institutions ?
We tw*e reached that critical period foreseen and
prophesied by some ol the clear-suht. d apistleso
freedom, when danger threatens from eveiy ship th-t
?oats on theoceau to our shores?when every wind
that blows wafts the ragged paupers to our cities,
hearing in their own persons and characters the ele
ments of degradation and disorder. To prevent
these evils, we are now called upon te unite out en
?raies. To fight over ibis great moral revolution,
the shadow of our fi:st revolt of gl >ry, will b - the
detr of the sods ol thoce wars, and we must s;o
iato the eornbat determined to abide by our coun
try s to preserve her honor free from contagn>u, and
her character as a separate people, liig). and above
the eugiaftiaent of monarchical des|ioiisms
ARTICLES OF THE CONSTlTCTION.
Pint. We bind ourseKes to co-operate, by all law
Ail means, with our fellow native citizens in tin
Waited States to procure a repeal ol the tiaiina.iza
Second. We will use all proper and reasonable ex
actions to exclude foreigner iron, enjoying the emol
uments or boners of ollice, whether under the Gen
oral or State Government*.
Third. That we will not held bun gmJtless of hi?
ammtry's wrong, who, having the power, shall place
a foreigner in olfice. while there is a competent na
tive willing to accept.
Fourth. That we will not. in any form or manner
eaonect ourselves with the geneial or local politics
?f the country, nor aiJ. nor be the means ol aiding,
the cause of any politician or p.uty whatsoever, but
will exclusively advocate,stand to. and be asepa.ate
and mdepe.ultnt party of native A.ne.icaris lor tl.e
oanse ol the country, and con the pr.Heip esus set
forth in the above preamMe and these aitides.
Fifth That an Will noU in any trann. r whatever,
aonnect ourselves, or be connected, with any religt
M) ,ect or denomination : leavin* every creed to its
?wn strength, and every ai n uutram ..elled in Ins
own faith ; adhering, for ourselves, to the ?ile cause
Hjd natives, the establishment of a national cliar
as*"". the perpetuity ol our ii.jtitutioi:?, through
tkt m??es of our own Country in en.
Sixth That Villi As.oci.tion shall be connected
wi'b and form a part <>l suc'i other societl?-s throug
hout the United States as mav now or herealter-be
oatablisited o'< the principles of 'Mir political creed.
fltctnlh. That this Association shall he styled the
??Native American A??oriononof the United State*
Xizhth. That the officers shall eansist of i Pr. si
dent, Vice President, Council of 1'hree, Correspon
ding Secretary, Record:Kg Secretary, a Coiumrtee
?a Kdilresses. to consist of three members, a 1 rea
earer,and sweh others as may b? reqiivred under any i
hf-laws hereaficr adopted, and whose duties shall be
Sarei" defined. ? ,
Ni?lk. That all the foregoing officers s.iall oeelec-,
ted Hy this meeting, to serve lor.one vear. excep
the Committee on Addresses, which shall be appoin- j
?,d ??V the President. .... ,i
TWA. That Ihe Presiden', or, in liu absence the
Tiee President, or, in the absence of both, the Cor
responding or Uncording Secretary, ii authorized to
oonvene a meeting of this Association, whenever it
B,? be deemed necessary.
WMhiaflou City. 1S33.
notice.
Wativk AMKRICANo CAU<Kanh Tilt:
?*\TIVC AMKH1CA> NKWslAPKIl
The Native American Association in tins City
has boo. ia existence three y^ais, and enro s amonfi
?. ?emt>ere upward, d -Irven nundred out -flour
taoa bandred or Ihe.Native citizens of ihe |u*ce.
l?aabj?*t< V??To R'ptol the Laws ot ^Mirnti.
? life ?etaWljhm"fit ? hstlotial Charaeter.
I hi d the perpetuity i*l our Institutions. through Uif
j menu* at our own country in fn
I A paper, call'd ?* The Native American, ' Aas
i i-w i:4,? < icr Hit- organization of oui
.-ociety, hikI ha* Heart) 1,000 sulm i iim is. iii limit
Sii.ie-s, jui docilities ha^e found anient and able
friend-?but l<> n'cuiii'lise oui Miotic ends, so that
we urn) rely upon ourselves (or The b essinij* .?f
icHce, an n the pei its of war, it will be necessary
lor ail to take a pail mm |>r u pti\ sepi?fie Hie
birt! rights ol our own People fiom the indiscrimi
nate {???'tfiikioiif ol 'he ,-u ii>' r and outcasts ol the
(Old World.
Our example l-.as. within two years, been follow
ed in III eilj ol N.-W <? ?-iiis. where ail Auxiliary
Society exis's, com, osed ol ?? v< r.il tl,ou*aii'i? oi mi.
coiwyuieri. Th y have establ.shed a daily paper
ol great seal, slren^t anil ta ell . anil have already
maile a move in Ihe popular branch ol their State
l.ejisiaiui o r. i]iiirr- tin'ir R> preventatives, and in
struct their Senators in Congees* t t> i ea 'if lawrs
ol uuluiali/atiuu. In Ne v Voik citv, a so, nn Aux
ihary S> ciety i? fi rmed, and proposals issued lor the
publication of a nativv American newspaper.
We therefore invite our Coun'ryinen throughout
the Union. '< iniin Auxilia'i Associations, and to
memorialize Congress for a repeal of the law s i?i natu
? aii/atio'i
Oui uew.-paper is published weekly, at the price ol
two dollais ami lirv PeM-. pe* atinuin, payable in
advance.
We areol no party in Politics or Religion* but etn
hraee men ol all cieei> a ? a i1 h -
Oui motto is???Our Country, alwuy? right; bvt
right oi wrornt on- ( ouniry, '
lie?ides the main object of our paper, it will be
also devotnl r su' jecis of g i.eral literature, and
the domestic ami cuireiit intelligence of the 'lav.
including a Svnopsis or the Pkocekdings in
t'oxctiEsJ. The M.ciety i? now nia?' g new exer
lions to enlarge its paper, and to t-xiend its useful
ness ; and, in 'he event of Being successful, it will
contain Oescriitiov- nr ihe New Inventions
Patented and Exhibited in tiik Patent t?r
?'i e I i* will ol great utility to our ciuzens,
wtmse talents and genius are e..giige. in discove
ries, either in the mecha lie art? or the sciences, and
? ill piomptiy * !*.? the 10 of the advance ol im
p-ovewientj, *o a* to emulate, or save tneir labors, as
!*? subject may be, eithei open lor improvement,
or closed by the anticipation ot others
The Agriccxtche ol our country is also becorn
in* interesting to us, as a Nation, as well on acc' nut
?>l its.suit.ibleness, hy i' 'ustry and independence, to
out Ki'punlictn chaiacter, as by its profits to us as
in ifiduals. The 'Native American" will, theie
fore, give information to Farmns ar><3 Planters, ol
the results <?' th? ir fellow laboreis in this field, and
will be eiiaMed to do su with great ? v tage, as
iliere is now add- d to 'lie Patent Office a Department
lor 'i xhibition of th- Products of Husbandry,
liorn the most improved cultivai. ,ns
As every man m tl?- Union who loves the landol
his birth i? i .tere?fe<i ir tin- priuciph s we advocate,
we hope e;?ch one will voluiitaiilv j>.i? lorth his hand
'?< help our hon??' labors, and occasionally cheer us
with 'ne cry of*'God speeil the cause."
iiv order of the Council
J NO. C HA R K N FSS, President.
Srth J Todd, Corresipodding Si creiary
of tin Nat. Amet Ass. of the U S.,
C'iiy of Washington, D C.
OURSELVES. -
W e mu-t say a lew wnrils to our sub
scribers in this City and elsewhere, on otir
pajnr anil the necessity of prtMiipt payments.
It lias been suggested to us In a staunch
I'rieod in the We-t, that if nur paper wen j
on the caa/i principle, Ire would itierense our,
list in a large extern .in his immediate negh-'
bnrhood. I his has induced us to think, J
(as other papers have succeeded when -tnrte d !
on this plan.) that it would not only be a \
benefit to iti individually , but justice to t th !
fioi'/ing subset liters, to adopt ihis s\ stem. It)
is better' lor us ami a surer guaranty to them,;
to have live hundred pityiiig subscribers,
than one lliouvjiid siiIimitbers?? only live!
hundred of p ,y their dues. Our loss1
i* 'hen heavy: whereis, if we have live!
bundled subscribers who pav regularlv. our i
loss is nothing?il we know we can carry mil
our paper with that number without thro v- !
ing ourselves in d<.-bi ; Hnd if we are willing)
to give our time for the benefit ol the
cause, it is better thai we should do so with !
five hundred g-od subscribers, than lot us to!
print a thousand copies, a ad have a debt acj
curing weeklv. We have iheiefore deter- !
mined, after the font of December next, to ail- j
here rigi ihj to (he cash system. i\'o paper j
will be sent out of this office, after that date,
on which the subscription is not paid. Wei
have to pay for every thing we use in hriii|<-;
i' g out our sheet; and we cannot aflord to'
lose half our dues?not indeed, any of them. I
All jiur bilis in this istrict will be sent out
before that lim?; and, if any subscriber
wishes to continue, he must pay up. I he
bill of each subscriber out of the city will be
pi teed in his paper, and we will expect a re
turn as soon as possible. > e give time to
nil; ami il ou^ "call" is not heeded, we will
cast them out of the vineyard. A Jen- hm e
established ami supported our paper by pr mtpt
payments, and we are determined that nmni/
shall notbre.ik it down. I?y a contrary eour.-e
e have no Association or party to bai k
U-, but have to make uttr own way in fbjr (?
sunshine. We have cleared the fog, and can
now see our way?and we hope no one uil
endeavor to uiar our sunny prospects. On '
some we have called again and again, but in j
vain? this resort is our safety-valve. We'
hope our friends will see the necessity of
a quick and cheerful response; and we pru-j
mise a renewi d energy for their gratification.
Our time for action has cu.ne, and all our
machinery must be free.
TO THE PUBLIC!
W e have been induced to make some little
deduction to six, ten, and larger numbers
of persons, who may club together and send
us their names and dig money for their sub
scriptions. W e do this for the benefit prin
' i pal 1 v of an x il iary societies, for two reasons?
first, to enable jhem to distribute information
cheap; and. secondly, t > induce our friends
to exert themselves to increase our circulation,
thereby giving our principles a fair showing.
We also offer the seventh copy gratis to any
person who will send us six subscribers, and
the money enclosed?all postage free. [See
terms on the fourth page."!
We hope our business friends will remem
ber us in the distribution of their favors. Our
room is sufficient for all ; and if it is not.we
can make it sn. Send in your advertisements,
and wc will insert them conspicuously, at
low rates, and [jive them a large city oircu
aiion besides.
SO^IUaiTTANciis by Mail.?" A Post
master may enclose money in a letter to the
publisher of a newspaper, to pay the sub
fctiption of a third person, and frank lite let
ter, if written by himself."?Kendall.
We hope our subscribers a? a distance will
ttke advantage ol ibis mode of convoying
their baclt dues to this paper; and, at the
same time, of sending on a year's subscrip
tion in a.l' unce; for we will need all to en
able us to keep ptfc with the times and our
necessities.
44 THE SPIRIT OF 1776."
|)R? >SPKC'f US.? IV undeisigiied contemplates
1 publishing hi Uiitct'y, a paper, tube called "Tub
M-ihit i>K !77ti,"lo bedrv 'Ifii al its title purpoits
to purely American interests, in all tlieii diveisihed
ramification*; embracing Agnculture, Manulac
lur-s, Commerce, the Mrdical Arts, auil every t>b
ject that can tend to our happiness, an a peop.e, and
our independence as a nation ; and arguing Hie ? n
tire repeal or modification of our naturalization
laws, hut with the slri test regard to the Constitu
tional rights o; our adopted citizens.
As a paper, the (spirit of I77ti will steer clear of
both the grt at political parties of the day. and will
pionounce an honest and unbiassed opinion oh men
and measure*. irrespective of party It Mill as
suiue the hroad ground, that with a country posses
sed of every variety of soil and climate?rich in
mineral w.-alth?and a people whose intelligence is
not surpassed by any nation under the canot>y of
Heaven, we possess within ouiselves all the ueces
sary elements of happiness and greatness, which
have only to be fostered and encouraged by wise
legislation. It will maintain that we*are capable
of governing ourselves; and pronouncing upon mea
sures nl national policy, without lorcign interfer
ence or dictation, or calling upon the overburthen
ed papulation of the old world, to decide the desti
ny of our infant and ^iant republic It is intended
also to make it a work, which will bo acceptable in
the drawing room, and the artist's studio, and hence
the lighter literature ol the day, and the progress ol
tti* arts which refine and adorn life, will have a
space in its columns, and nothing offensive to the
most fiiitidious delicacy v\ill find a place mi it.
As a commencement it is intended to publish it
once a week, at the low price of $ 1 50 pei annum,
payable half year.y in advance, (or to the carriers,
us they mat elect,) but to publish it semi-weekly,
and at last daily, as it becomes established. These
desirous of becoming sul.sciihers will please hand
in their name*, at ti.e office of the Suruly Morning
Mews, No. 17 Ann btreet and make known how
many copies or subscribers they will engage lor,
ami the members of the native Ameiican party in
this city may rest assured that the paper will ap
pear as soon as a sufficient number of subscribers
are procured to warrant the commencement
I lie undersigned is happy to add that he has pro
cured the assistance ol a gentleman of admitted
editor al tact uiit.l talent?of general information on
the subjects to which it will be dt voted, ai d who
is satisfied with himself to throw in his labor" foi
the present, an I trust to it terior results for his re
muneration* and lie has only to add that he is am
who Mill command the confidence of the American
poity in this city.
As it is di sirable that the paper should issue at
as early a period as possible, the undersigned has
only to invite the assi>tnnce and co operation of all
who have fie objects at heart to which it will bt
devoted, and coinmnnica'ioris may be made person
ally or by le'ter, address* <1 to
E. UARN-KTT,
17 Ann Street.
New York
{jCJ-Th< Washington Native American, and the
New Orleans Native American, and paper* general
ly, friendly disposed to the views to he advocated
by The MMntTor 177(5. will please give Ihe aboi
a gratuitous insertion or a notice, and Ibrwaid tin.
paper as above.
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crea?e in fie subscription lisl ol tin? Casket,* which
h*s been nearly doubled since the commencement
ol the las' volume, warrants thf most extensive itn
|irovein>*ots on the fir-?t ol July, Idlll?at which
tune >1 ri"W volume will he commenced with in
-i)f n?or. Nothing need be said of the firm
basis wbi li the Casket stand", it bein ? already
tlie oldest inugn/iue in the country, and hao main
t.iini'd i's popirl irity ill the face of all opposiuoii,
it is i > I).- t imid on the centre t.ib'e of families ma
king lit' iary pretensions from Maine to Georgia.
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The Casket is print. <1 with a clear and beautiful
type upon the finest white paper.
I'lie liliistisitions are not surpassed by those of
any p. liidical at home or abroad?an'' besides the
monthly st 'el engravings, a qn ? 11*-r 1 y plat." -f col
oied lasliions has lately been I.I'd 1 he style of
these embellishment'' is no quailed, and they are
aiwavs ai'compai.i d with an appropriate sketch.
X.i wo -I 'Mits tisgrace the woik. Whatever ap
peals in the Casket is of th.- first order of art.
I'll - volume will b ? op.'iie i with the first .if a se
n?-3 of splrudid M>-/.zotiut engravings, prepared ex
piessly lor the work, by the burin ol Sartain, who
ileservedly st imU as the best engraver of the kind
in the Uui'ed Si.jtes.
Literary Character.?The literary chara? ter of the
Casket is well kuo-vn. It is wholly original, of the!
highest order, and sustained by writers ol the first
r.clv. Essays, Tales **ketche?, and Travels, com
pose its prominent piose articles ?while the po- iry j
is equa led ny that of no other magazine of lik* char- (
acte , I'hev iri' ty for which the Casket is cele-j
brated, shall suffer no diminution?but on the c >n
trary.ev ry ex rlion shall he made to increase its
illt.rl est.
Several Romances of the Revolution have already 1
appeared.and others shall follow in the course ol
the volume, presenting, When finished, a complete j
pi tine tf the manners, and a historical account ofi
the j^reat battles of that tune. Thus, the Casket,!
instead of iii-ing filled with sickly sentimentalities,'
iiiids at a ti no delineation of human nature in every
variety of passion. i
The series of thrilling Nautical Sketches.entitled
"cruizing in the last War,' and which are rated by J
tin: cotemporaiy press, equal to the celebrated;
Sketches hom ?? Pom Cringle's Log," will be con-j
tinued. and the " leaves from a Lawyer's Port-Fo !
li"," winch have attained a deserved celebiity. will
still furnish attraction to ihe Magazine.
We shall furnish the readers of the Casket with j
some vj, irtblf papers from entirely new contribu-.
tors. "The authoi ol Old Iron'ides on a lea shore," i
will i;ivf the first of a number of Sketches in Hie
Jmy iiumbei. We couiit n his prolific and grace
ful p.'ii to do much in maintaining the gr. at popu
l.iiit\ ol lli - Magazine. In-addition to the variety
already embraced in the pages of the Magazine our,
'? Letters from Palmyra" the first ol which appeared ;
in the June number as introductory, will interest*
and .idd worth to its pages. They are from no un-i
practiced pan. i
fashions ?The lasbiori3 are published in the Cas
ket quaiterly. or at. often as any really new styles
arrive from Paris. The Engravings are colored and
executed IV.mi original designs. No old, worn out1
plates are re-tou lied, and then published as the la
test fashions. The truth -of our designs ina> bB
tested by comparing them with the lates' descrip
tion ot dresses.lro.n London and Paris. They are i
universally admitted to be the finest specimen of|
enjjr.iving and coloring afforded by any Magazine'
in this country. The expei.se of getting them up j
is great, but we shall in nowise abate the quality.
K member. The reader* of the Casket are furnished
icith these Jathiim iitates as an Extra. They do not
interfere w-iTi the regular and choice engravings
which always accompany Ihe work.
Time, of Publication.?The Casket is published
on the first of the inon'h in every quarter of the
Union. The mo-t distant subscriber,consequently
reeei*e? it on that day, as well ds those wiio reside
in Philadelphia. In all the principal cities agents
have been established, by which in<*an* subscriber?
in the vicinity car. obtain their copies free of pos
tage.
Terms.?Three dollars per annum, or two copies
yearly for five dolla.s, invariably in advance, post
paid. No new subscriber received without the Mo
ney, or tile name of a responsible agent.
Editors who will copy this Prospectus, and wil;
st-nd a copy, m-jr rd with ink. addressed to the Sa
tnrday Evening Post, (which will save the publish
er the postage on newspapers) sh..|l be prompth
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matter, we should like a copy of the paper miirkt'i
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from Ihe tim- Vie a lcertisemenl is inserted. We men
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numbers. This of course we could not be expect. ?
to grant.
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I
removal.
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CAN' has been removed from E street to Penn
sylvania avenue, a lew doors East of the Railroad
Depot. Communications for the upper part of the
City lelt in the Poslofhce will be attended to.
Sept.5. JOSEPH KTTER.
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ume of this pioneer in the introduction of papeis ol
its class, I lie publishers may be excuscd lor congra
tulating themselves upon the continued prosperity
and advancement ol their periodical, from the issue
of its liist number, to the prcteiil time. Aware that
couipetion is the life ot business, they expected and
have met with rivals?but those rivals have so far,
been essentia! aids to the publicity and circulation
of the Jonathan. New readers have been made,
where, comparatively, few existed helore, ami the
taste created for the elegant literature of the two
hemispheres carried into ail pans ol (he country and
made accessible to.all, has produced a demand for
the Brother Jonathan, which it is gratifying to Mate
is continually on the increase.
| With such additions to their resources and emolu
ments, the publishers has aimed to give a commen
surate incrci.se Jo thetalue and ? interests ol their
sheet. In addition to the labors of the gentlemen
whose names are anounced as editors, the publish
eis avail themselves constantly of the aid ol sucli
occasional conlributois as they can find space for.
For the foreign correspondence of the Jonathan,
the services ol Kane C. Pray, Jr., have been enga
ged; and his fine litnaiy taste will also be exercis
ed in the selection of things rare, new, and worthy
in the European literary mait. Selections from the
cream of the foreign magazines will of course be
continued.
MUSIC.?In the progress of improvement, anew
feature has been added to the Brother Jonathan?
the publication of new and popular music. Every
paper will contain something in this way, new and
pleasant?lefertnee being had in the.selection, ra
ther to sucli pieces as all can sing and play, than
to 'echerche com; ositions, suited only to the scien
tific.? A new loi t ol music type has been purcha
sed. and a gentleman engaged to superintend this
department, of excellent experience and knowledge
of music.?This will enable us to give music a pub
licity which it never enjoyed belore : to carry the
<anie themes loi carol to the sylvan maid in 'he far
tin ?t back woods, which delight the party in the
city drawing-room. A simultaneous popularity wil
thus be enjoyed all oveiy the country by such com
positions as arc adapted to the public taste, and wor
thy of the public lavor.
Whatever other improvements may suggest them
selves. w ill be adopted ; and no pains spared to
?rake the Jonathan a welcome visiter to all sorts o|
ople, whose tastes aie worthy of gratification.
Other pciiodicnls may be addressed to paiticular
ipinions?or to particular classes?Jonathan will
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vere," and slrive, v.ilh all the aid he has enlisted
to compass the whole ciicle . to give in a word, a
Cy. lopedia. of whatever may be desirable in a lite
rary magazine, and w eekly newspaper. He appeals
to the past for vouchers of what he can do?and
what he can, h? urill
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PAPEIt IN 1 HE WOULD ?The spirit of the
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there i? a lair chance lor exeition and enterprise,
the utidei??gne.l l as determined upon issuing a sheet
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we shall glean from the past and present, and from
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vant of serious words to tun s of uncommon beauty,
as for a long time been felt by herself and many
? 'hers; and she l.opes that this effort will gratify
hose who would prefer that the melodies they love
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;enrt and thinking mind can respond. Her aim will
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tr i? ?ratili d. to improve the lieart. She is per
lad d that uianv beautiful musical compositions
iv e sunk into silence, because set to trilling WOids.
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exchange for one year. ?
PRATTS ARTIFICIAL NIPPLES.?The only
effectual remedy lor excoriated Nipples, when
propcily used it cannot fail to afford relief. The
following testimonials from gentjemen eminent in
their profession are submitted :
New lluvcn, 1 ft/// May, 1832.
I have witnessed th<- application ol the artificial
nipple, invented by Di. 1'iatt, it opeiated well, much
to the satisfaction of the mother. The instrument
seems well adapted for such as one afflicted with ex
coriated nipples.
TWOS. HUH HARD, M. D.. Prof. Surgery, Med.
Inst, of Yale College, Conn.
IVnihinglon, Fcbuary, 4th 1884.
Having examined Dr. Pratt'* newly invented, nip
ple si<-ld, and witnessed its practical application.
I take great pleasure iu recommending it as deci
dfdly ?uperior to any thing previously known. II
constitutes a peilecf lemedy for that distressing
malady, sore ni tples. a disease which so frequently
afflicts nursing women.
THOMAS SIJWALL.
Philadelphia, January 1 ?ilh, 1834.
Dr. Elijah Pratt;
Deaii Sir , As I feel it a matter of much public
importance. to possess a means for lessinihg the ter;
rihle suite rings from "sure nipples." I have much
pleasure in beii g able to say that t'ie shield for the
preventing and cine ol tins inal.u y, is belter adapted
to the purpose than any I have heretofore seen. In
the two oi three instances I have known Ihem to be
used, much satisfaction has been expressed, and
have no hesitation to believe it will generally suc
ceed. I am so well persuaded of this at this mo
men', th it I cannot forbear to express a with thai
our City, through Ihe various apothecaries, may be
supplied with them. I am yours fce.
W. P. DEW EES.
For sab- at
TODD'S Drug Store.
Jan. 11 ? 2mo.
TURKEY RHUBARB, of superior qualily.? A
small lot of tliii scaice article just received at
Sej't. 5. T<>Du/'S Drug Store
DK. TAYLOR'S BALSAM OF LiVER
WOliT, tor consumption and livei com*
plaint, coughs, colds asthma, ditiicully ol breathing
pains in tlie side or breust, spitting ol blood, ca
tarrhs, palpi ation of the heait, oppression anil sore
ness ol the theft, whooping couglu pleunsy, hectic
lever, night sweuts, difficult or profuse expecta
tion, and all other affections ot he clust, lui.g* and
liver.
This medicine .3 for sale by the proprietor, at
375 Bowery, between Fouith and Fillh streets.
New York?K. H. Cojcui m, 133 Mark< t stieet,
Baltimore; and by LEWIS JOHNSON, at his
Snull, Tobacco, and Fancy Store, lour doors eastof
the Washington tjity Post Office} alto numeiou*
agen'S throughout,)the United Slates.
As an example ol the the multitude of certifi
cates we have received in appiohation of tl.ia me
dicine, the following are submitted ;
l)enr Sir: I feel unequivocal pleasuie in the op
portunity now offered me of exposing my appro
balmy opinion of your Balaam ol Livei w ort, and
the success 1 have ever obtained fiom its ailuiims
tration. I have used )our medirims in upwards of
sixty cases, comprising all stages of disease, Irom
incipient cold and cough lo advanced phthisic, and
have invariably found immediate relief. 1 recom
mend it cheeilnlly in all cases where (lie chesl and
lungs aie affected, particularly in consumption with
scrofulous diathesis For chiomc cough, pain in
the client, spitting of blood, kc.. 1 have no hesita
tion iu pronouncing your vegetable medicine unri
valled.
With respect, your obedient servant,
?EO. CAMPBELL. M. D.,
And Member of the College ol Surgeons, Ed
ingburgh.'
New York, January 2, 1839.
WONDERFUL CUKE OF CONSUMPTION!?
Although Dr. Taylor's Balsam ol Liverwort ha?
louud hundieds of advocsitis, *nd ha." pioductd so
large a number of testimonials iu its lavor, 1 can
not withhold uiy small me'-u of piaise. Being pre
disposed to consumption, both liom peculiar forma
tion and heriditarv transmission, 1 tried every m?ans
to check this di>ease. and strengthen naturally a
weak constitution. I spent two yeais at Pisa, one
in Rome, two in Florence, and another in the
south cl France, seeking, meantime, the advice
of the bes1 physicians. Two }ears since 1 return
ed to this countiy in about the same situation, a*
when I left it. 1 had seen in the ri aditig looms of
Europe iniit h said in (avor of Dr. Tajlor's Balsam
of Liverwort, and as soou as I arrived in thi* city,
I used it, and in three months 1 was so well 1 con
eluded I could salely pass the winter here, and I i
so. I have used an occasional botlle now and then
during the time, nut am now in as goid health as
possihe. My cough has wholly ceased, and my
lungs have every feeling of heallh.
JAMES HILL,
Western Hotel, CouiHand street, N. Y.
LIVER COMPLAINT AND COUGH!-Hav
ing taken a violent cold, which stilled on my lungs
and liver, producing a severe cough aiid pain in the
side and shoulder, which was so sevete at tunes I
could scarcely turn over in bed, I was gradually
wasting away, and weary even ol my life. My
cough was very distressing, and being accompanied
with nausea, lots of appetite, debility, ai d other
distressing symptoms, my sufferings was extreme.
Finding no benefit fiom any medicine, nor trom my
physicmns, 1 got a hoi tie of Dr. Taylors Balsam
of Liverwoit, which toon made me well and able
lo attend to my business.
GEORGE YOUNG,
Druggist, 376 Fulton street, Brooklyn.
COUGH, PAIN IN 1 HE SIDE AND CHEST
CUKED!?Having lor a long time been distiessed
with a severe pain in the side and chest, accompani
ed with a dry ccugh. 1 whs induced, 11(011 the ur
gent solicitation ol a liiend. 'o t? y Dr. Taylor's
B.iisam ol Liverwort, anil I musl say this medicine
has answered its purpose aiimiraily. My distiess
was produced by a severe hurt, and was so great
that it was with difficulty 1 could swallow my food.
Indeed, I am satisfied this disease must have teuni
nated iu consumption, or some atni disease, had. I
not been cuied by this judicious medicine. To all
who seek to prolong their lives. I would advise the
use of Dr Taylor's Balsam of Liu iwoit.
JAMES COWAN, 426 Bowerv.
LIVEK COM PEAINT. COUGH, A ND SHOUT
NESS OF BREA'I H.?Having been seven ly ill
lor - Ioh^ time Willi the livi r complaint. eikI also a
severe cough ami gnat shoitness ol bnatti, and be
ing cured from these distressing evils by li e use of
that truly magic medicine. Dr. Taj lor s Balsam of
Liverwort. I leel'it incuinb?-nt on iiip as a Chris
tian and philanthropist, to publish the lads. The
awitil distress ol shortness ol bieuih, together with
a st-vere cough and the liver complaint was sufficient
lo make lile hateful, hut, thank God, I a in now
well. To Dr. Taylor 1 owe much, ai d if by any
means 1 can induce the sick to use his medicine, 1
shall leel that 1 aui doing a duty to himai.iito them.
His medicine for diseases of the luugs <.nd liver i>i
worthy ol all praise. It has saved my life and two
ether of tny Mends, and I believe w ill cure all who
take it. Let all persons try it, and health will
bless them. MR. HARVEY, 17 Noilolk street
FOR CONSUMPTION, COUGHS, COLDS,
&c.?Mr J.B Sutton, 28 Adains street, Biooknly,
has been for many years subject to diseased lungs,
especially a bad cotijji, pain in the breast, shortness
ol breath, Etc. As his business exposed him very
much, he was continually taking firsh colds, and I
lei >;th was unable to attend his business. Finding
all the medicii.i s he used did him no- pood, lie. re
solved to try Dr. Taylor's Balsam of Liverwort, and
no sooner did lie commence this medicine than he
grew better, and he was finally leston d to a degree
of health he had not enjoyed for yeais? He say#
he has recommended this medicine to all his liiendi
troubled with conghs or consumption, and t h>y also
have b?*en cured by itswondeiful virtue ! We have
received 200 ceitificutes liom Biookhn, showing
the gieat merit of tl.is medicine, all of which shall
be published.
CONSU MPTION A ND LI VER COM PLA1 NT.
? Suliertng as 1 have lor three yeais w ith these dis
eases, 1 leel Irorn my heait lor all peisons equally
unfortunate, and, then lot e, I bi g them, il they love
life an. I heait It? if they love their families and
friends, not to lay and die under the hands of mer
cury doctois or their useless trash, but try Dr. Tay
lor's Balsam ol Liveiwort. This medicine cured
me when I was so ill I <ou d not turn ovei in bed
without assistance, and the 'mineral doctors said I
could not live a week, yet this vegetable medicine
cured me in six weeks. 1 had a hacking coughs
pain in the sides raising of matter, night sweats,
and was wasted lo the bone; also, inward fever.
J. B. MILLS, Milkman, New town, L. I
CONSUMPTION AMJLIVER COMPLAINT
? For a long lin e I sullen d w ith these diseases, and
was the more ulaunt-d, as I had lost two biolhera
and two sisieis with the consumption. 1 had the
best innriiral advice in vain, every remedy wa?
tried without ellect, and I was almost 'n dispair. I
was wasting away, very nervous, had a bad cough,
loss of strength, and many other dangerous symp
toms. At length I tried Dr. Taylor's Balsam of
Liverwort, and 1 must say this medicine cured me
like a rharin. Its gieat restoiative powers should
be made known.
W. HOLDRIDGE, ltil Green street.
RAISING OF BLOOD?This disease is easily
cured by the proper medicine. Mr. Newbilry. 2<>6
Bowery, used to i aise blood in large quantitii s. both
by day and night : besides Ibis, he had a severe
cough and pain in his hirast ; yet alter using eveiy
other medicine, l e was cured by Dr. Taylor'. Bal
sam ?f Liverwort. This man is a cartman; and
let a'I otheis who cannot afiont to be idle follow his
example, if th< y Die sick, and use this medicine. It
will ie-tore diseased lungs ami liver in a very short
time. Kemeuiler, tIn genuine medicine is sold at
375 Bowery,
April 18?fiin.
UMKR1ES~ I fCH OINTMENT.?A sale.
\J certain and expeditious cure for Uie Itch, be
i' ever so inveterate, in One Ifovr'i./tpplicaliun onll/f
No danger troin taking cold. It does not contain the
particle t Mi-rriii v, or ulher dangerous ingiedient,
and may he applied with perfett safety.? Phick,
37 J' cenls a box.
RANGE FLOW Kit VV \TER? Fin- flavored
treble distilled Orange Flower Water, pist re
For sale at
Jan. 25?2m.
TODD'S Drue Store
ceived at
TODD's Drug Store

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