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[ $4 PER annum.] SATURDAY, JULY volume i. no. 17. ■ _- • .—----— i];v .1. C. MOllRILL. ISSUED WEDNESDAYS AND SATURDAY’S A YEAR—$2 FOB. SIX MONTHS. INVARIABLY in advance. RATES OF ADVERTISING: Qne Square, ten lines or less, fil for Ihe first insertion, 50 cents for each one following. 3 mo*. 0 mos. 1 year. 1 Square.$ ” 50 SI2 SIS 2 Squares.12 00 IS 24 , Square*.18 00 20 30 I One-tourh Column-*20 00 25 45 One-half Column.35 00 50 65 Three fourths Col’n--45 00 60 75 One Column.50 00 75 100 Advertisements may be renewed at anytime by paying for composition, $1 per 1000 ems. Displayed advertisements charged for the space occupied. Transient advertisements, one square (10 lines or less) for the first insertion, $L ; Each subsequent insertion, 50 cts. Payable when ;the advertisement is discontinued. Persons advertising by contract, will be re stricted to their legitimate business, and all notices, etc., charged as transient advertise ments. 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Perfection of Light! co.iij-osi; <3.yip INFINITELY THE BEST AND CHEAPEST I.HiHT liXOVI'N l Half the Co * of <S ’« ILarcl oi Sperm-Oil f FOUR TIMES CHEAPER THAN STARj CAUDLES! rnH E DECIDED SUPERIORITY OF L COAL-OIL over all other illuminating agents being a well establi-bed facty the ques tion arises, w here is the best place to buy a COAL-OIL LAMP ? We answer: Wheie the best as.-ortinent isto be found, and the lowest prices asked. The Lamp and Oil EmDonun, NO. 40 JEFFERSON STREET, Being ttie only establishment in this city (hav ing any stock of Lamps anti Lamp-stock worth naming) exclusively m the Lamp and Oil trade, offers at much lower prices and infinite ly better vaiiety of Lamps than any other house can. Al.-o on band, a supply' of all the best COAL AND CARBON-OILS, LARD-OIL AND PARAFFINE CANDLES. The latter is made from Coal Paraffine, the rf mdum of Coal-Oil. We likewise continue to sell our well known. FAMILY SOAFS! including oar universally approved SOFT SOAP, which we furnish at five dollars per barrel containing about 400 pounds, all of OUR OWN MANUFACTURE IN MEM PHIS. -We...possc-s-s,a-! saAhe. exclusive lightiajM ajce. and vend, in this city. GREENOUGH’SNON-EXPLOSIVF. BURN ING FLUID. The character of which i* well established for usefulness and utility. Any one, there fore. who offers to furnish this Fluid, unless . obtained originally at our store, does so with out authority or privilege from us or Prof. Greenough, and consequently in violation of our rights, or else they practice an imposition upon the public, who should therefore be on their guard. We have a good stock of FLUID LAMPS, and everything pertaining to the Lamp and Oil trade', for sale, wholesale and retail, at the lowest prices, at NO. 40 JEFFERSON STEET. We request our friends and the. public gen erally to call on us before purchasing else where. •T. P. PRESCOTT & CO. Lamp and Oil Emporium, No. 40 Jefferson street. Memphis. March 20, 18(11. IMPRO? El) PROPERTY OIVIUIE NA VISTA STREET FOR SALE. THE East half of LOT No 0 Block 25. on Buena Vista street, in Des Arc, is offered for sale on reasonable terms. The building was formerly occupied by J. W. Wallace, as a Family Grocery. The location is one of the best in town. For terms, &c., apply to jan 18—tf] j. c. MORRILL. NLIY AND IMPORTANT!! $40 MOORE’S $40 SEWING MACHINE Made expressly- for F M I LY A PLANTATION USE. MAKING in a superior manner the “Double Lock Stitch,” the strongest, most elastic and durable made by any machine. The best judges.pronounce the Moore’s Patent to be the most simple, practicable and durable Machine now before the public, and the most desirable for 1* ami] y use; being reliable and accurate on all kinds of goods; using from two ordinary Spools without rewinding, and size and kind of thread from No, S to 200, and sewing with equal facility the thickest and thinnest goods used in families, together with a variety of beautiful Embroidery work, and sold at about half the price asked for machines of less prac tical value. The proprietor oilers the Moore’s Machine, with the improvements, at $40 or $45 when sold at a distance by Agents; and invites all persons, ladies especially, to examine it thor oughly, and satisfy themselves of its real merit. Opinions of Hi * Press Public. Moore’s Patent Sewing Machine.—There has been one in our family for the last month or more. It gives complete satisfaction, and is liked better the longer it is tried—it is sim ple and easily worked, and does not seem lia ble to get out of order.—[Texas Christian Ad vocate. Moore’s Sewing Machine.—This Machine is one among the best, and is reliable and ac curate on all descriptions of work.—[Daily Gazette, Dayton, O. Moore’s Patent; the very best in existence. Every family should have one.—[Evansville (Inti.) Enquirer. Moore’s Sewing Machine.—Wo have one in our family, and our better half is very much pleased with it, not that it is really better than Grovers & Baker’s, but it is simple and cheap er than they are. It makes as beautiful and substantial a stitch as any of them, and will be used by the masses of the people.—[Memphis Hirl>tlali /vuvucti lk. (From B. Fulsome, Sumpter, S. C.)—Dear Sir:—I am well pleased with mv machine. i think 1 can say. with all truth, it is as good ns any of the machines that are now selling for $100. For a family machine I think it the very thing. To whom it may Concern : — I have thor oughly examined the machine known as Moose’s S w ing Machine, and candidly assert that 1 con ider it the best cheap machine 1 ever saw. a .d in fact, the only really practical one. 1 believe it to be all that is claimed for it—simp • strong and durable, and fora fam ily machilie. f11!i\ espial, it not bet’ er than any other S- i g Mach:i •* in market, regardless of price.— [.1. I-i. Smith, Vice President of the i s o Mechanic s lli-titute 1'.. \V. Mail in. Att> rney at Law, Pine Bluff, Ark., write;: 1 think r lie best machine 1 have evr seen, which is. 1 believe, the con vic: ion of ail u bo ijaV’e w 1' lies.- a if- opera! iOll. Rev. A. It. Win lied, writing from Camden. A:k.. says, with reference to a number of ma chines sent to that place : -lin; n., hinc.- arc doing splendidly-” (j,1 roiii it. S. Jones, firm of Jones. Brown & Co.. Memphis : H have used Moore’s Sewing Machine in my family about six months, and ji ,nVfcs entire satisfaction, li i.s simple and ea-11 y m:inaged, and does equally w ell all Kinds of family work. The above notices are only a few' of the many which might be given, but these are deemed sufficient to satisfy all reasonable per sons of the superior excellence of the Moore’s Patent. Every Machine is fully Warranted.. The low price of this machine, its adapta tion to all kinds of family and plantation work should recommend it to the consideration of every family Agents i -s. Ark■;nsas. J. F. James. Little Rock; Mrs. J. A. Cunning ham. Pine Bluff: Rev. A. R., Winfield, Camden; J. W. Johnson, Montieeilo; 1. G. Hicks, Brownsville; Good win A Son, Batesville; J. G. Morrill Res Arc. It is the intention of the proprietor to estab lish agencies throughout the State. Persons wishing information with regard to agencies, etc., will address K. P. WATSON, seot‘2-!y Memphis, Term. (l,W“ Needles for sale at $1 per doz; llem riiers, $i> each. The Newspaper cf the South. CHARLESTON MERCURY GIVES the latest and most reliable politi cal, commercial and general news fioui all parts of the world. Its special correspon dents furnish by Mail and Telegraph, full and early accounts of everything of interest that transpires in the great cities of Europe and America. The News of the South receives special attention. Politically, the Mercury represents the States "Eights resistance "element',”'and advo cates the union of the Southern States in maintaining their l ights and establishing their security. TERMS: Daily Mercury, 1 year, (in advance) $10.00 Tri-Weekly “ “ 5-()0 JV'o paper sent unless the cash accom panies the order. ‘ It. B. KHETT, jr., Charleston, S. C. jr. 1MMMTJE, DEALER IN foreign anh American Hlarble, monument, tomb, HEAD AND FOOT STONES, &C. (Corner Gayoso and Shelby Streets,) MEMPHIS, TENN. » LARGE variety always on hand. Dvaw /l ings of all the latest patterns which may be seen by calling. Also, Iron Hailing ol every pattern furnished to order. raa* I am- receiving Marble Work Manu factured by steam, and have reduced my prices 25 per cent., and consequently can sell at New York prices. apr2~-.l. MEMPHIS ADVERTISEMENTS. J. E. MERRIMAN & CO. N O 253, MAIN-STREET, MEMPHIS.TENN., Have now on hand and For Sale, at the most reasonable prices, the Finest Assortment of GUNS AND RIFLES, Together with all kinds of HUNTING INSTRUMENTS, they have ever exhibited in MEMPHIS. Where do you Buy your SILYER.WA R E, — YOUR— Table Cutlery ! CASTORS. —AND— ' CLOCKS! Wife bought then* at OTQ HJTqiii Istropt The Ladies all think they can get rather BETTER aiARUAEVS — AT— MERRI MAN’S THAN AT ANY OT HER PEACE. J. E. MERRIMAN & CO., No. 253.Hain Street.No. 253. MEMPHIS, TENN. Oct. 10. __ OTTfFl T WE .V TIE Tli 1 * E «f E — IN— M E M P HIS. Stock more Extensive titan ever, -AND— ' Equal to any in the Union ! Our leading articles are DIAMONDS, JEWELRY, WATCHES, SILVER-WARE, SPECTACLES, - ■* - CLOCKS, GUNS, i PISTOLS, &C-, WITH the usual variety of Goods in our line. ALL KINDS OF WORK Done in the best manner, and with DESPATCH! F. H. CLARK & CO., NO. 1, Clark’s Marble Block, MEMPHIS.TEJVN. .Tan. 2, 1861. [6m D iSS OLUTION. THE firm of John Jackson, Robinson & Co., was dissolved on the 15 th day of April, 1861, by mu ual consent. John Jack son buying the entire stock of goods, assum ing all liabilities, and is the only person au thorized to settle the business of the late firm JOHN JACKSON, ROBINSON &■ Co, mayl4sl-w3 MALE ACADEMY, North Mt. Pleasant, MARSHALL COUNTY, MISS. COL. J. M. BURNEY,...Principal. A. M. Burney,.Assistant. mills School opened on Monday, 1 3d Scpteinher. North Mount Pleasant is seven miles South of Lafayette Depot, on the Memphis and Charleston Railroad, in the midst of an intelligent, moral and wealthy community. No intoxicating drinks are sold within live miles of this village, their sale being pio hibited by special Act of the Legislature, and enforced by a unanimous vote of the citizens. The government of the School will be pa rental. impartial and kind, but at the same time strict. Implicit obedience to the laws of the Academy, will be required of the pu pils. Every possible attention will he given to the moral, mental and physical training of the students, and every effort made to render their stay here pleasant and comfortable. Col. Burney has been regularly engaged in teaching in Maury County, Tennessee, for 12 years, and A. M. Burney in the same place for 6 yea's. All branches of study are as fully taught in this Institution, as in any simi lar institution in the South. The Teachers are native Southerners. The Teachers will be prepared to take charge of, and accommo date students from a distance with board after January 1st, 1801. For particulars ad dress Col. J. M. Burney, North Mt. Pleasant, Mississippi. The Boarding Denartment will be under the direction of the Rev. B. F. Eddins and Lady. Boarding, Washing, Fuel and Lights, fifty dollars, per session of five months. TUITION AS FOLLOWS : Primary Class.—(First) Spelling, Reading and Defining..$12 00 Second Class.—Penmanship, Primary Geog raphy, English Grammar com menced, &e. 15 00 Third Class.—Physical and Moral Sciences. Vattel’s Law of Nations, &c. 20 00 Fourth Class.—Mathematics, Latin, Greek and French. 25 00 For Board and Tuition, one-half will be re quired in advance, the balance at the close of the session. Students will be charged from time of en trance till close of the session. Deduction will be made in case of protracted sickness. • J. W. CRAWFORD, Pres’t. J. D. SALE, M. 1).. Sec’y. novSM-ly* Board of Trustees. 3VE 033t1.3plts.ie3 ESTABLISHED HIT 1SG9, AT NO. 21. WASHINGTON STREET. MEMPHIS, TENN, pOR the speedy and permanent cu of PRIV.l TE DISEASES, Without the use of Mercury or change of diet. Drs. Mott, Bradford & CO., By special study and experience, in the Hos pitals of New York, Paris and London, en ables them to guarantee to cure in the most complicated cases. GONORRHOEA Cured in three days. GLEET on STRICTURE, Of long standing, cured in five to ten days. SPERMATORRHOEA, Or the etiects of self-abuse, cured in one to three weeks. NOCTURNAL EMISSIONS Speedily checked by new treatment. Long standing mercurial or syphillic diseases per manently cured. Persons at a distance, by writing a full diag nosis of their cases, can receive uromnt f vaa f m f" peculiar to Females treated upon prin ciples found ed on facts of years’ experience in our practice. Persons suffering from debility, both general and local, can be restored to their proper functions, and the fallen fab ric of Life raised up to beauty consistency and du ration. Parties writing should be particular in di recting their letters to this institution, in the following manner : Dks. MOTT, BRADFORD & CO., Memphis Lock Hospital, Memphis, Tennessee. Lock Box 296. All consultations confidential. Office hours from 8 A M, to 8 P M. Jan. 2, 1861. [6m KENDIG &, COOK, (SUCCESSORS TO CHARLES HOTTER) CASH DEALERS IN Groceries, Provisions, -AND BOAT STORES 38 Front Row, Opf. Steamboat Landing, MEMPHIS, TENNESSEE. All orders promptly attended to. je30-tf A. R. Mendenhall, GUNSMITH. Foster Street—near Harvey’s X Change*, DES ARC,-.Arkansas. Manufactures rifles, shot GUNS and PISTOLS. Guns and Pistols Repaird, and all other work done to order and warranted. uF-Te rms—Exclusively cash. March 27, 1861—ly. ■WWWHMWM———1—————— CONFEDERACY OFFICIALS. PRESIDENT : JEFFERSON DAVIS, of Mississippi. vice president: \LEXANDER H. STEPHENS, of Georgia. cabinet: Robt. Toombs, of Ga., Secretary of State. 3. c. MEMMiNGER.of S. C., Sec. of Treasury. [*. P. Walker, of Ala., Secretary of War. 1. II. Reagan, of Texas, Postmaster-Gen’1. r. P. Benjamin, of La., Attorney-General. Howell Cobb, of Ga., President of Congress. I. J. Hooper, of Ala., Secretary of Congress. ARKANSAS OFFICIALS. EXECUTIVE D E P ARTM ENT. Henry M. Rector, Governor. William R. Miller, Auditor Public Accounts, lobn 1. Stirman, Secretary of State. Oliver Basham, State Treasurer, I. F. Ritchie, Land Attorney and S. Collector. John M. Harrell, Solicitor General. JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT. Supreme Court. E. H. English, Chief Justice. F. W. Compton’ $ Associate Justices. J. L. Hollowelt; Attorney General. Luke lj3. Barber, Clerk and Reporter. Federal Com t. David Pingo, Judge. Eastern District. ---■, District Attorney. J. G. Halliburton, Marshal. Richard Searcy, Clerk. Western District. Granville Wilcox, District Attorney. James M. Brown, Marshal. John B. Ogden, Clerk. Chancery Court at Little Rock. u. ;vi. uose, unancellor. Gorden N, Peay, Clerk and Receiver. ARRIVAL AND DEPARTURE OF MAILS. Levin Harrison, p. m. Fort Smith.—Arrives Mondays and Thurs days at 2 p. in. Leaves Tuesdays and Satur days at 10 p. m Eastern Mail.—Arrives by river Tues days and Thursdays at 4 a. m. Leaves Thurs days and Saturdays at G a. in. [Sam Hale.—Capt. C. W. Coles—arrives at Des Arc on Tuesdays, from Napoleon, and touches heie for her downward mails on Thurs days, from Jacksonport. Kanawha Valley—Capt. D. B. Price— arrives at Des Arc from Memphis on Thurs days. and touches here again on Saturdays for her downward mails, from Jacksonport.] Searcy.—Arrives Tuesdays at 0 p. m.— Leaves Mondays at 7 a. in. Brownsville.—Arrives Saturdays at 6 p. in. Leaves Fridays at 7 a. in. Cotton Plant.—Aiiives Saturdays at 11 a. in. Leaves same days at 12 p. m. ' CHURCHES. * Des Arc Station—Methodist Episcopal Church South—H. D. McKinnon, Preach er in charge. Divine service every Sunday at 11 o’clock ; also, at night. Baptist Church—corner of Erwin and Park streets—Elder Needham Holland. Divine Service every Lord’s Day at 11 o’clock. Also, at night. Presbyterian Church—corner of Buena Vista and Thornhill streets. Rev., J). L. GHAy. Preaching every 2d and 4th Sabbath in each month. CARTER, MCCAULEY & Co., DEALERS in Staple and Fancy Dry Goods, BOOTS, SHOES, HATS, CAPS, Ready-Made Clothing, Cutlery and Queensware. SEARCY, AUK. Janll-ly. F. M. ROBINSON, WHOLESALE AND RETAIL DEALER IN Groceries and Produce! —ALSO— *■'.» Receiving, Forwarding h. Com mission Merchant, DES ARC.ARKANSAS. febl3 DR. T. MCGOWN’S SARSAPARILLA Aims! IMM© ®ff PREPARED FROM FRESH ROOT, THE I only kind on which physicians or the public can rely, old root being inert. Its components are extolled by some of the most distinguished physicians in the world, as Fordyce, Brodie, Bell, &c., for the cure of Rheumatism, Neuralgia, Syphilis, Scrofula, Diseases of the Eyes, Ears, Head and Skin, Throat, Neck, Lungs, Liver, Kidneys, Spleen, Stomach, Bladder, Womb, Female Complaints, Dropsy, Old Sores, ( McGown’s Ointment to be applied,) Tumors, Pimples, Eruptions, &c. It makes the skin Clear and Smooth, and should be used in Spring and Summer to Pu rify the Blood and prevent Sickness. Large bottle, SI 50. Small, $1 00. Dr. T. McGown’s Essence of Tar—A certain cure for Rowel Complaints arid Diseases of the Lungs. Dr. T. McGown’s Dogwood and Iron—A certain and permanent cure for Chills and Fever, Ague Cake or Enlarged Spleen, Night Sweats, Debility, Dyspepsia, &c., &c. Prepared and sold at No. 143 Main street, Memphis, where Drugs and Medicines may be purchased cheap for cash. Sold in Des Arc, Arkansas, by G. L. BALSLEY Druggist. Atlanta by Corn & Dobbins ; Grand Glaiac by H.,Wheeler. april22-ly.