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FASHIONABLE SWELL (who used to be all the rage). "Nobody pays a deuced bit of
attention to me. Gracious ! I'll have to Volunteer too.
Horrible ! Common Soldier, I declare."
"RECOGNITION," or "NO."
J. BULL to NAPOLEON III. "Can you recognize that
thing they call the C. S. A. ?"
NAP. "Well, I think I could, if 'twere not
for that Big Fellow who stands in front."
To Officers of the Army and Navy.
The undersigned have just
received a fine assortment of the celebrated English Double and Single Military
Spy Glasses. These glasses can not be equaled in magnifying power, Field of
Vision, and portability, and are the same as used by all European Officers.
They range in price from $18 to
Semmons & Co.,
1/2 Broadway, opp. Bond St., N. Y.
N.B.—Upon receipt of a postage stamp, we forward Catalogue.
Perfect Fitting Shirts,
MADE TO MEASURE AT $18 PER DOZEN.
Printed directions for Self-Measurement, list of prices, drawings of different
styles of Shirts, sent free everywhere.
S. W. H. WARD, from London,
No. 387 Broadway, N. Y., up Stairs.
PER MONTH made by
agents selling DOWNER'S HEMMER and
for hand sewing. Indispensable to every lady. Sample sent on receipt of 25
cents. Address A.
DOWNER, No. 442 Broadway, New York.
IN ALL PARTS OF THE COUNTRY
To obtain Subscribers for
Two Volumes Royal
8vo, containing upward of 1500 PAGES, and 1100 BEAUTIFUL ILLUSTRATIONS. This
Work will be SOLD EXCLUSIVELY BY AGENTS, to each of whom a special District will
be given. Rare inducements will be offered. Applicants should name the Counties
they would prefer.
Agents wanted also for other Works appropriate to the times.
Miscellaneous Books, etc., supplied at the lowest rates.
Address GEORGE W. ELLIOTT,
Harper's Building, Franklin Square, New York.
MILITARY DRILL, under
officer, in connection with an English and Classical EDUCATION for Young Men ;
also, for Young Ladies, INSTRUCTION in MUSIC, PAINTING. and
FRENCH, under experienced Professors, at the HUDSON
RIVER INSTITUTE, Claverack. Columbia Co., N.
For Catalogues, address Rev. A. FLACK, A.M.
$40 a Month
and Expenses paid. For Terms address HARRIS BRO'S, Boston,
Dr. Tumblety's Pimple
Old Faces made to look Young and Beautiful.
You may obtain a handsome complexion, exempt from Pimples, Blotches, &c., by
Price One Dollar per Bottle. Sent by mail or Express
Broadway, New York.
INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG GENTLEMEN,
48 East 24th Street, New York.—Boarding and Day School, Classical and
teachers (6 American,
French, 2 German, 1 Spanish). French is the language at large of the school,
and pupils can acquire it without any interruption in their other studies.
There is a primary
department, also a gymnasium and bowling-alley For full details, &c.,
send or write for a prospectus.
PROF. ELIE CHARLIER, Director.
Will be reopened on Tuesday, September 17th.
WANT A COMPLETE AND
of the War, from ORIGINAL Sources, Authentic and UNMUTILATED—get
Putnam's Record of the Rebellion,
700 LARGE PAGES,
now ready—containing EVERYTHING.
136 and 138 Cedar, near West Street,
North River Side, New York.,
OFFER TO CASH buyers great inducements, the best articles in our line, at the
LOWEST MARKET PRICES, and QUALITIES GUARANTEED!
Newcastle Bi Carb. Soda,
5000 kegs "Burnett & Sons," "H.
L. P. & Co.," "Jarrow," and other brands. Or sold in boxes and papers in any
CREAM TARTAR, "P." "P." P.," PERFECTLY PURE Powdered, in our own mills, in
barrels, boxes, or papers. Also crystals in original packages.
as made at our " JERSEY CITY CHEMICAL WORKS:" "Excelsior," "Dietetic," "SILVER
the only one ever granted. Also, "Gold Medallion," and " Double Refined
Pure." Sold neatly put up in gold, orange, or red glazed papers, with name of
buyer, without extra charge. Or packed in new barrels, kegs, or boxes loose.
OUR SALAERATUS is unexcelled by any in the market, and not only WARRANTED "
STRICTLY PURE," but guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction.
Excelsior Yeast Powder!
THE MOST reliable article for the immediate raising of bread, biscuits, &c. This
article, wherever introduced, becomes the standard favorite. All good
housekeepers should use it.
SODA ASH. 250 tons of Soda
large assortment on hand for Soap, Glass, and Bleachers, such as "Laings,"
"Kurtz," "Marsh's," "Gamble's," "Johnson's," "
H. & E.," and other brands.
Newcastle Sal Soda,
300 tons assorted packages, also in
kegs of about 125 lb,.
tons of the " D. C.," " Evans &
& E." brands, in iron p'g's.
Also in Variety,
POT AND PEARL
ASHES, CONCENTRATED LYE,
INDIGO, SOAP POWDER, BLEACHING POWDER, SALTPETRE, SAL EPSOM, TARTARIC
ACID, RICE FLOUR, &c.
Call on or send us an order.
THOMAS ANDREWS & CO.,
Importers and Manufacturers,
136 and 138 Cedar Street, New York.
Established 14 years.
Friends of Soldiers ! Send by Harnden's Express (the oldest Express), 74
Broadway, as they charge only half rates.
EMPLOYMENT.-ACTIVE, INTELLIGENT YOUNG MEN, who have been thrown out of
situations by the
war, can hear of EMPLOYMENT which, by proper efforts, can be made
profitable, by addressing
FOWLER AND WELLS, 308 Broadway, New York.
LE BON TON—THE BEST LADIES' FASHION BOOK in the World. Specimen copies, with two
valuable patterns, posted for 33 cents. S. T. TAYLOR & SON, 407 Broadway, N.
MME. DEMOREST'S QUARTERLY
MIRROR OF FASHIONS. Great improvements
in the next vol.,
commencing with the Fall No., now ready. Yearly, 40 cents. Single copies, 10
cents, postage 2 cents. Also the above, with Elegant Colored Steel Fashion
Plate, large Plate of Cloaks, three full sized Patterns. Yearly $1.00, with a
premium. Single copies 25 cents, postage 3 cents. 473 Broadway.
ONLY GOOD SAUCE. — "Lea & Perrin's Worcestershire Sauce," so pronounced by
connoisseurs, and applicable to every variety of dish.
The genuine for sale by all respectable Grocers.
JOHN DUNCAN & SONS,
Union Square and 14th Street, Sole Agents.
TO NERVOUS SUFFERERS OF BOTH SEXES.—A Retired Gentleman, having been restored to
health in a few days, after many years of Great Nervous Suffering, is willing to
assist others by sending (free), on receipt of a post-paid, directed Envelope, a
copy of the prescription used. Address JOHN M. DAGNALL, 186 Fulton Street,
Brooklyn, N. Y.
A 25 Cent Sewing Machine!
And 5 other curious inventions. Agents wanted every where. Descriptive Circulars
sent free. Address SHAW & CLARK, Biddeford, Maine.
OUR WAR MAPS, VIEWS, AND PORTRAITS—COLORED. An edition of the choicest Maps,
Vices, and Portraits, published
WEEKLY since the
commencement of the War, printed on
heavy calendered paper, beautifully colored, is now ready.
Size of sheet 40x50 inches, contains 12 Maps, 6 Views, and
4 Portraits. — PICTORIAL MAP OF
THE SEAT OF WAR IN
VIRGINIA; full page MAP OF THE STATE OF VIRGINIA,
showing the cities, towns, rivers, railroads, military roads,
fortifications, &c. ; BIRD'S-EYE
VIEW MAP of the Seat of War in the West ; full page
MAP OF THE STATE OF MISSOURI; MAP OF THE UNITED STATES, showing the
comparative area of the
Northern and Southern States east
of the Rocky Mountains ; MAP OF THE BATTLE OF BULL RUN ; MAP OF THE COAST
LINE from the Mouths of the
Mississippi to Pensacola; MAP OF THE INTERIOR OF THE
STATE OF MISSOURI; MAP OF CAIRO, showing Camp Defiance;
MAP OF PENSACOLA HARBOR, showing Fort Pickens and the Rebel
fortifications; Map showing the FORTS,
ISLANDS, &C., OF CHARLESTON HARBOR;
OF FORTRESS MONROE and the Mouth of the Chesapeake, showing Hampton,
Newport News, Norfolk, Portsmouth,
and Sewall's Point; VIEW OF FORTRESS MONROE from the Bay, Hampton to the
left ; VIEW OF FORT PICKENS from the front, showing the Sallyport and
Glacis; VIEWS OF
NEWPORT NEWS, HARPER'S
FERRY, GRAFTON, POINT OF
ROCKS, &c., and fine Portraits of GENERALS MCCLELLAN,
LYON, MCDOWELL„ and PRENTISS. All the
above were drawn and engraved in the first style of Art by Special Artists
expressly for HARPER'S
WEEKLY, and are now printed
on one side of a large sheet, beautifully colored, so
that they can be hung up in parlor, library, office, or workshop; they
will be found beautiful, ornamental, and of great value for reference, showing
the Strategic Points, Movements of the Armies, and Places of Occupation. Single
Copies, 25 cents; Six Copies, $1; One Hundred Copies, $12.50. Sent anywhere on
receipt of the money. Agents wanted everywhere.
Address EDWARD F. LLOYD, Publisher,
Agent, 208 Broadway, New
for all Cash Buyers of fine and cheap Jewelry,
Miniature Pins of all the Heroes. Persons wishing to see Samples, enclose stamp
for full particulars. W. A. HAYWARD
(Manufacturing Jeweler), 208 Broadway.