Civil War Overview
Civil War 1861
Civil War 1862
Civil War 1863
Civil War 1864
Civil War 1865
Civil War Battles
Robert E. Lee
Civil War Medicine
Civil War Links
Civil War Art
Republic of Texas
Civil War Gifts
Robert E. Lee Portrait
OLD MOTHER GREELEY ON
THE RAMPAGE AFTER
"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.
Agents, Something that Beats the World.
Panprosphosium Prize Package. Price 10 Cents.
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 &
102 Nassau Street, New York.
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
We put in each package a beautiful and life-like engraving of
GENERAL GEORGE B. McCLELLAN, 6x10.
75 Valuable Recipes. 6
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
MERWIN & BRAY, Sole Agents,
No. 245 Broadway, N. Y.
THE DIAPHRAGM FILTER.
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
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
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
ARMY WRITING DESK, something that every soldier will buy. Address
J. W. YALE,
Prop. Metropolitan Gift Book Store, Syracuse, N. Y.
IN THE UNITED STATES.
24 Sheets of Paper.
5 Steel Pens.
1 Copper Errodeum Pen.
1 Accomodation Pen Holder.
1 Superior Lead Pencil.
Almanac for 1862.
PRICE 25 CNETS.
Dealers Supplied at $12.50 per Hundred.
and 73 Fifth
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
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,
SENT BY EXPRESS
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
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
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
S. W. H. WARD, from London,
387 Broadway, up stairs, Between White and Walker Streets, NEW YORK.
Consumption, etc., by sending
to D. Adee,
351 Pearl Street, N. Y. He sends
it free. Write for it.—It has
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.
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'
Messrs. ELLIOTT, 292
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.")