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The Union Builds Bridges,
JOHN BULL SINCE THE SOUTHERN REBELLION.
THE SINEWS OF WAR.
JONATHAN NORTH. "There, JOHN BULL,
what d'yer think of that?"
JOHN BULL. "Lor' bless me, my dear
Fella ! I 'ad no idea you were so strong!"
BEADLE'S MILITARY HAND-BOOK,
Embracing the Official Articles
of War—A Dictionary of Military Terms—Pay List — Rations —
Equipments—Courtesies, &c. Price. 25 Cents.
For sale by all Book and News
Dealers. Address BEADLE & CO., Publishers, New York.
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
S. W. H. WARD, from London,
Broadway, N. Y., up Stairs.
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., Opticians,
No. 669 1/2 Broadway, opp. Bond
St., N. Y.
N.B.—Upon receipt of a postage
stamp, we forward Catalogue.
Highly Important to all.—NEW
INVENTION.- For particulars address, enclosing Stamp, WM. PARSEN, 4 Ann Street,
Patents for New Inventions.
Messrs. MUNN & CO., Proprietors
of The Scientific American, No. 37 Park Row, New York, continue to solicit
Patents in the United States, and in all foreign countries, on the most
reasonable terms. Consultations and pamphlets of advice in English and German
free on application to the office.
Read what the Hon. Joseph
Holt, the great patriot, says:
Messrs. MUNN & Co. : It affords
the much pleasure to bear testimony to the able and efficient manner in which
you have discharged your duties of Solicitors of Patents while I had the honor
of holding the office of Commissioner. Your business was very large, and you
sustained (and, I doubt not, justly deserved) the reputation of energy, marked
ability, and uncompromising fidelity in performing your professional
Your obed't serv't, J. HOLT.
Messrs. MUNN & CO. have been
engaged in soliciting Patents for over sixteen years, and more than Fifteen
Thousand Patents have been granted through their Agency.
Articles of REAL MERIT wanted in
every family : "Clark's Patent Indelible Pencil," for marking linen; "Patent
Match Safe," for vest pocket ; "Downer's Patent Hemmer and Shield;" "Coffee
Strainer and Economiser;" "Egyptian Cement" for family use; "Patent
Work-Holder." Satisfaction given or money refunded. Address (with Stamp) RICE &
CO., 83 Nassau Street, N. Y.
Portable Printing Offices
For the Army and Navy, Schools,
Druggists, and all Business Men. Prices, from $15 to $60. Send for a Circular.
ADAMS PRESS COMPANY, 117 Fulton Street, N. Y.
1861. Genin's Grand Opening. 1861.
Gents' Dress Silk Hats, Fall Style. Boys' Hats and Caps, Fall Style.
Misses and Infants' Hats, Fall
GENIN, Hatter, 513 Broadway, NEW YORK.
CHARLIER'S FRENCH PROTESTANT
INSTITUTE FOR YOUNG GENTLEMEN, No. 48 East 24th Street, New York.—Boarding and
Day School, Classical and Commercial. 14 teachers (6 American, 5 French, 2
German, 1 Spanish). French is the language at large of.
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.
The New Gas Lamps,
For burning Warren's Carbo-Naptha
and Oils as Self-generating
Gas Light, adapted for public and private buildings, gives great
satisfaction. Price $3.00 for sample lamps. "Vesper Lamps"
Camphene Lamps repaired and altered to burn these Oils. Send Stamp for
Circular. CALLENDER & PERCE, 175 Broadway, N.Y., up stairs.
PER MONTH made by enterprising
agents selling DOWNER'S HEMMER and SHIELD for
hand sewing. Indispensable to every lady. Sample sent on receipt of 25 cents.
Address A. H.
DOWNER, No. 442 Broadway, New York.
ARTIFICIAL LEGS and
ARMS. — (SELPIIO'S Patent), 516 Broadway, New York. Send for a Circular.
POUND of B. T. Babbitt's
Chemical Erasive Soap"
will make three gallons handsome Soft Soap. For sale everywhere. Address
B. T. BABBITT,
York, 70 Washington St.
ALL WEDDINGS supplied with the
new style of Wedding Cards and Envelopes, by A. DEMAREST, Engraver, 18.2
Broadway. Samples by mail.
Head-Quarters 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.
Just Published by
HARPER & BROTHERS,
FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK.
THE SILVER CORD. A Novel. By
SHIRLEY BROOKS. 8vo, Paper, 75 cents; Muslin, $1.00.
LIFE IN THE SOUTH PACIFIC. Life
and Adventure in the South Pacific. By a ROVING PRINTER. Illustrations. 12mo,
THE HOUSE ON THE MOOR. A Novel.
By the Author of " Margaret Maitland," " The Laird of Norlaw," "The Days of My
Life," &c. 12mo, Muslin, $1.00.
GENERAL SCOTT'S INFANTRY TACTICS; or, Rules for
the Exercise and Maneuvres of the United States Infantry. New Edition. 3 vols.
24mo, Muslin, $2.50. Published by Authority.
U. S. ARMY REGULATIONS.
Regulations for the Army of the United States. Approved by the President of the
United States, and Printed under the Directions of SIMON CAMERON, Secretary of
War. 12mo, Muslin, $1.50.
HARPER & BROTHERS will send
either of the above Works by Mail, postage, free for any distance in the United
States under 3000 miles, on receipt of the price.