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Civil War Harper's Weekly, April 5, 1862

This is part of our extensive online collection of Harper's Weekly newspapers. These papers have incredible content, including dramatic drawings made by eye-witnesses to the key battles and events in the Civil War.

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Blockade Runner

Blockade Runner

What to do with Freed Slaves

What to do with the Negroes

Fort Craig

Fort Craig Defeat

Island Number 10

Bombardment of Island Number Ten

Tennessee

War in Tennessee

Camp Douglas

Camp Douglas

Battle of Newbern

Battle of Newbern

Galena

Iron-Clad Galena

Island Number Ten (10)

Attack of Island Number Ten

Battle of Newbern

Battle of Newbern

Morris

Lieutenant Morris

Rebel Prisoners

Rebel Prisoners

Civil War Cartoons

Civil War Cartoons

 

 

 

HARPER'S WEEKLY.

[APRIL 5, 1862.

224

OLD MOTHER GREELEY ON THE RAMPAGE AFTER GENERAL McCLELLAN.

"Oh, you! (the Old Lady uses expressions not fit to repeat) you!—something else! C-a-n-'t you s-a-y something? Say Nigger, Free Love, or Something, o-r-r I'll bust!"

THE HAND CLOSING.

ADVERTISEMENTS.

Agents, Something that Beats the World.

Panprosphosium.  THE DIME Panprosphosium Prize Package. Price 10 Cents. CONTENTS.

6 Sheets Com. Note Paper. 1 Design for Work Basket.

6 Envelopes to match. Games for the Social Circle.

1 Sheet Blotting Paper.   1 Design for Zouave Jacket. General Advice to Letter 1 Design for Ladies' UnderWriters.   sleeve.

25 Ways for Making Money. 1 Design for Traveling Dress Advice for Ladies' Toilet. 25 Valuable Recipes.

1 Design for Boy's Gaiter. 1 Calendar for 1862.

1 Design for Girl's Basque. A Piece of Valuable Jewelry.

Nothing like it ever compiled. Nothing like it ever dreamed of. Agents can make nearly one hundred per cent. Send a stamp for a circular.

W. H. CATELY & CO.,

102 Nassau Street, New York.

AGENTS of ACTIVITY and ENERGY can make from $5 to $10 per day by selling the only VALUABLE PRIZE STATIONERY RECIPE PACKAGE AND ENVELOPE in the market. Our STATIONERY is SUPERIOR, and our Jewelry consists of FORTY VARIETIES manufactured with ARTISTIC TASTE.

We put in each package a beautiful and life-like engraving of

GENERAL GEORGE B. McCLELLAN, 6x10.

75 Valuable Recipes.   6 Sheets Ladies' Billet Paper. 6 sheets Commercial Note 6 Buff Envelopes.

Paper.   2 Fine Steel Pens.

6 Sheets Ladies' Note Paper. 1 Fine Pencil.

6 White Union Envelopes, 1 Sheet Blotting Paper.

in colors. 1 Accommodation Penholder 6 Ladies' White Union Envelopes.

ALSO A VALUABLE PIECE OF JEWELRY.

For further particulars send for one of our circulars, which we mail free.

S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau Street, N. Y.

Prescott's Cartridge Revolvers

The 8in., or Navy Size, carries a Ball weighing 38 to the lb., and the No. 32, or 4in. Revolver, a Ball 80 to the lb. By recent experiments made in the Army, these Revolvers were pronounced the best and most effective weapons in use. Also,

Ballard's Patent Breech-Loading Rifle.

This arm is entirely new, and is universally acknowledged to be the nearest to perfection of any Breech-Loading Rifle ever made. Length of barrel 24 inches, weight of Rifle 7 pounds. Size of Calibre adapted to Nos. 32, 38, and 44 copper water-proof Cartridges. For particulars call or send for a Circular to

MERWIN & BRAY, Sole Agents,

No. 245 Broadway, N. Y.

THE DIAPHRAGM FILTER. Sold by

A. McKENZIE, Plumber, 305 4th Street, N. Y.

The Wide World!

Published weekly in Boston. Racy, spirited, abounding in Stories, Essays, Editorials, Fun, Poetry, Receipts, and General Intelligence. Always bright, smart, genial, and companionable.

Sold by all News Dealers. 4 cents.

AGENTS WANTED to sell YALE'S FLAG of our UNION and MILITARY STATIONERY PACKAGES. Agents who are now selling imitations put up by other parties are respectfully requested to send us their address, and we will forward them a sample with circular, which will at once satisfy them they can make more money and give better satisfaction than any others in market. We will also forward our Circular of YALE'S ARMY WRITING DESK, something that every soldier will buy. Address

J. W. YALE, Prop. Metropolitan Gift Book Store, Syracuse, N. Y.

 

THE LARGEST

Stationery Packets

IN THE UNITED STATES.

MINER'S

UNION

STATIONERY PACKET

 

CONTAINS

24 Sheets of Paper.

24 Envelopes.

5 Steel Pens.

1 Copper Errodeum Pen.

1 Accomodation Pen Holder.

1 Superior Lead Pencil.

1 Pocket Almanac for 1862.

PRICE 25 CNETS.

Dealers Supplied at $12.50 per Hundred.

HENRY MINER, Nos. 71 and 73 Fifth Street, PITTSBURGH, PA.

To Consumptives.

THE Advertiser, having been restored to health in a few weeks, by a very simple remedy, after having suffered several years with a severe lung affection, and that dread disease, Consumption —is anxious to make known to his fellow-sufferers the means of cure. To all who desire it, he will send a copy of the prescription used (free of charge), with the directions for preparing and using the same, which they will find a SURE CURE for CONSUMPTION, ASTHMA, BRONCHITIS, &c. The only object of the advertiser in sending the Prescription is to benefit the afflicted, and spread information which he conceives to be invaluable, and he hopes every sufferer will try his remedy, as it will cost them nothing, and may prove a blessing.

Parties wishing the prescription will please address

REV. EDWARD A. WILSON, Williamsburgh, Kings County, New York. 

"WHAT CAME AFTERWARD?" by T. S. Arthur, and "BATTLEFIELDS OF OUR FATHERS," by Virginia F. Townsend, two Serial Stories, now appearing in ARTHUR'S HOME MAGAZINE. For sale by News Agents.

Price 15 cents a number.

A BEAUTIFUL MICROSCOPE.

MAGNIFYING 500 TIMES.

Price (Silver) 28c. Five (different powers), $1. Mailed free. F. D. BOWEN, Box 220, Boston, Mass.

AGENTS WANTED. THE WASHINGTON WRITING CASE.

 Something entirely new and beautiful, designed for the MILLION. It is made of WOOD, and neatly covered with Morocco Paper, is in the shape of a perfect Desk, and a splendid present for young LADIES, or any one, and just the article every   SOLDIER needs, and contains every thing for writing. Price 25 cents. Circulars free.

JOHN H. TINGLEY, Bookseller and Stationer, 152 1/2 Fulton Street, N. Y.

Agents! Agents!! Agents!!!

Send a stamp for the Circular of the

Multomicroon,

   Multomicroon,

      Multomicroon.

SOMETHING UNAPPROACHED and UNAPPROACHABLE. Never before seen, heard, or thought of. Money-coining and money-saving to all Agents of vim and brains. Send stamp for a Circular.

S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau Street, N. Y.

For Sale or to Let.

The premises Nos. 809 and 811 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, formerly occupied by Messrs. L. J. Levy & Company. For Terms, &c.

Apply to   HARPER & BROTHERS, New York.

 

SENT BY EXPRESS
EVERYWHERE.

Retailed at Wholesale Prices,

Made to Measure at $20 per doz.
OR SIX FOR TEN DOLLARS,
MADE OF NEW YORK MILLS MUSLIN,
With fine Linen Bosoms, and warranted as good a Shirt
as sold in retail stores for $2.50 each.

ALSO, THE VERY BEST SHIRTS THAT CAN BE MADE, $26.00 PER DOZEN.

P. S.—Those who think I can not make a good Shirt for $20 per dozen are mistaken. Here is the cost of one dozen $20 fine shirts.

30 yards of New York Mills Muslin at 18c. per yd .........$5.40

7 yards of fine Linen, at 56c. per yard ...3.92

Making and cutting .............6.00

Laundry, $1; buttons and cotton, 75c ....................................1.75

Profit ..................................2.93

Total    $20.00
Self-Measurement for Shirts.

Printed directions for self-measurement, list of prices, and drawings of different styles of shirts and collars sent free everywhere. These rules are so easy to understand that any one can take their own measure. I warrant a perfect fit.

The cash can be paid to the Express Company on re-receipt of the goods.

The Express Company have orders to allow all parties to examine the goods before paying for them. If the goods are not as represented, you are at liberty to return them.

S. W. H. WARD, from London,

387 Broadway, up stairs, Between White and Walker Streets, NEW YORK.

INVALID.-You will get the Recipe for a sure cure for Coughs, Colds, Consumption, etc., by sending to D. Adee, 351 Pearl Street, N. Y. He sends it free. Write for it.—It has cured thousands.

Gold Pens Repointed-Equal to New, On receipt of 25 cts. in money or stamps. Orders by Mail promptly attended to. Gold Pen and Silver Extension Case $1.50, E. S. JOHNSON, 15 Maiden Lane, N. Y.

BEADLE'S DIME BOOKS.

Beadle's Dime Biographical Library.
EACH ISSUE COMPLETE—100 PAGES. Major-Gen. Geo. B. McClellan;

Comprising his Services in Mexico; On the Red River and Northern Oregon Exploring Expeditions; Army Commission to Europe, etc.

Beadle's Dime Cook Book. Beadle's Dime Recipe Book. Beadle's Dime Book of Etiquette. Beadle's Dime Letter-Writer. Beadle's Dime Guide to Dressmaking. Beadle's Dime Speaker, Nos. 1 & 2. Beadle's Dime Dialogues, Nos. 1 & 2. Beadle's Dime Chess Instructor. Beadle's Dime Family Physician.

Beadle's Dime School Melodist.

Beadle's Dime Song Books, Nos. 1 to 8.

Beadle's Dime Union Song Book, Nos. 1 to 3.

Ten Cents each. For sale by all Booksellers and News Dealers. Sent, postpaid, on receipt of price. Address

BEADLE & CO., Publishers, New York.

THE SOLDIERS'

BULLET-PROOF VEST.

Proved and Approved by a Board of Officers at Washington.

It will Save the Lives of Friends. Forwarded to any address in our Army by Express, all charges paid, on receipt of $7 for privates' and $9 for officers' vests. Write,

Messrs. ELLIOTT, 292

Broadway,       NEW YORK.

To all wanting Farms.

NEW SETTLEMENT OF VINELAND.-30 miles from Philadelphia by Railroad. Good loam soil, highly productive for Wheat, Corn, Grass, Fruits, and Vegetables good market —delightful climate—where farming is profitable, especially these times, and where good business openings can be found. Large numbers are settling. Society good. Farms from $15 to $20 per acre only. Village 5 and 10 acre Lots for sale. Four years' time given. Report of SOLON ROBINSON, Ag. Ed. of the Tribune, who has visited the place, together with the "Vineland Rural," giving full description, will be furnished. Address

CHAS. K. LANDIS, P.M., Vineland P.O., Cumberland County, New Jersey.

HARPER & BROTHERS,
FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK,
Have Just Published:

A STRANGE STORY. A Novel. By Sir E. BULWER LYTTON, Bart., Author of "What will He do with It?" "My Novel," "The Caxtons," "Pelham," &c., &c. Illustrated by American Artists. 8vo, Paper, 25 cents.

PILGRIMS OF FASHION. A Novel. By KINAHAN CORNWALLIS. 12mo, Muslin, $1.00.

MAYHEW'S BEN FRANKLIN. Young Benjamin Franklin; or, The Right Road through Life. A Story to Show how Benjamin learned the Principles which raised him from a Printer's Boy to the first Ambassador of the American Republic. A Boy's Book on a Boy's own Subject. By HENRY MAYHEW, Author of "The Peasant-Boy Philosopher," "The Wonders of Science; or, Young Humphrey Davy," &c., &e. With Illustrations by JOHN GILBERT. 16mo, Muslin, 75 cents.

PRACTICAL CHRISTIANITY. A Treatise specially designed for Young Men. By JOHN S. C. ABBOTT, Author of "The Mother at Home," "The Child at Home," "Life of Napoleon," "Napoleon at St. Helena," "History of the French Revolution," &c. 16mo, Muslin, 60 cents.

STREAKS OF LIGHT; or, Fifty-Two Facts from the Bible for Fifty-Two Sundays of the Year. By the Author of "Peep of Day," "Line upon Line," "Reading without Tears," and "More about Jesus." Illustrations. 16mo, Muslin gilt, 60 cents.

NOTICE TO QUIT. A Novel. By W. G. WILLS, Author of "Life's Foreshadowings." 8vo, Paper, 50 cents.

THE OKAVANGO RIVER: A Narrative of Travel, Exploration, and Adventure. By CHARLES JOHN ANDERSSON, Author of "Lake Ngami." With Steel Portrait of the Author, numerous Wood-cuts, and a Map (not contained in the English Edition), showing the Regions explored by Andersson, Cumming, Livingstone, and Du Chaillu. 8vo, Muslin, $2.00; Half Calf, $3.00.

IDA PFEIFFER'S LAST TRAVELS AND AUTOBIOGRAPHY. The Last Travels of Ida Pfeiffer: inclusive of a Visit to Madagascar. With an Autobiographical Memoir of the Author. Translated by H. W. DULCKEN. Steel Portrait. 12mo, Muslin, $1.25. (Uniform with Ida Pfeiffer's "Second Journey Round the World.")

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