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TWELVE MONTHS AFTER MARRIAGE.
"BOBBY ought to love his Pet for taking such
care of his beautiful Whiskers."
TWENTY YEARS AFTER MARRIAGE.
"My dear BOBBY, you must let me
pull it off your Nose; it looks so horrid."
ASKING AND CHILdren crying for the great new Holiday Prize Package, or Santa
Claus Christmas Basket, containing Panoramas of Christmas Fun, Merry Games,
Astrologist Cards, Winter Evening Sketches, Shadows on the Wall, Funny Faces,
Boxes of Paints, Writing Paper, 450 Mottoes, presents of Jewelry, &c; retail
only 25 cents. Send for circular. S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau St., N. Y.
$15 per day made sure, and more
if you persevere selling our great NEW STYLE Union Prize and Stationery Package.
Something NOVEL and UNEQUALED. Different to all old styles, and containing ALL
NEW ARTICLES of good quality. Writing Materials and Fancy Articles worth $1 for
only 25 cents. They are standard goods, and everybody wants them. Profits
immense and sales quick. We give as a free present to each person who orders our
Packages A SPLENDID WATCH, warranted as a time-keeper. Packages in endless
variety and at all prices. Agents wanted in every Camp and every Town. This is a
chance for soldiers in camp or discharged. Send for our New Circulars containing
S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau
Street, New York, largest and oldest Prize Package House in the World.
& SONS, Nos. 82 and S4 Walker Street, N. Y., were awarded a first prize
medal at the late Great International Exhibition, London. There were two hundred
and sixty-nine pianos from all parts of the world entered for competition.
The special correspondent of the
New York Times says: "Messrs. Steinways' endorsement by the Jurors is emphatic,
and stronger and more to the point than that of any European maker."
MAGIC POCKET BOOKS, with
elastic band, for the new Postage Currency, made and sold wholesale and retail
by SNOW & HAPGOOD, Pathfinder Office, 22 Court Street, Boston, Mass. Agents
wanted. Sample sent, post-paid, for 15 cents.
TO CONSUMPTIVES.—You will
get the Recipe for a sure cure for Coughs, Colds, Consumption, and all lung
complaints, by sending to D. Adee, 381 Pearl St., N. Y. He sends it free. Write
for it—It has cured thousands.
65 Maiden Lane, cor. William St.
New Toys and Holiday Presents,
We offer the largest assortment
OF NEW AND DESIRABLE GOODS
AT THE MOST REASONABLE PRICES.
We are sure of your patronage if
you will give us a call.
STRASBURGER & NUHN, Importers,
No. 65 Maiden Lane, Corner of
William St., New York.
W. H. LEE. 199 and 201 Fulton
St. J. M. OTTER.
MEDAL in Silver, Bronze, Nickel, Copper, and Tin now ready. Specimens in Nickel,
Copper, or Tln sent, post-paid, on receipt of 25 cents. Collectors, Sutlers, and
Dealers supplied by the 100 or 1000. Circulars sent free. Address S. C. UPHAM,
403 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pa.
Playing from 1 to 24 tunes, and
costing from $2.25 to $250.00. My stock (the largest in the country) has never
been more complete. I now offer the whole at RETAIL.
M. J. PAILLARD, Importer,
21 Maiden Lane (up stairs), New York.
A New Story by Arthur!
A New Serial, by T. S. ARTHUR,
entitled, "OUT IN THE WORLD" is commenced in the January Number of ARTHUR'S HOME
MAGAZINE. For sale by News Dealers. Yearly terms $2. Four copies $5. Published
by T. S. ARTHUR & CO., 323 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.
Schuyler, Hartley & Graham, 19
Maiden Lane AND 22 John Street, 15 Rue d'Enghein, Paris. 47 Hampton St.,
Birmingham, Eng. Are now receiving by every Steamer New and desirable styles of
FRENCH AND ENGLISH FANCY GOODS,
Suitable for the Holiday trade,
Consisting in part of
BRONZES, MANTEL ORNAMENTS, MARBLE CLOCKS, CARD RECEIVERS, PHOTOGRAPH ALBUMS,
PORTMONNAIES, ODEUR CASES, FIELD AND OPERA GLASSES, WORK BOXES, DRESSING CASES,
PARTY & BRIDAL FANS, LEATHER BAGS.
Also, a great variety of
FINE JET AND CORAL GOODS,
To which they invite the
attention of all parties purchasing in this line. A full Stock of MILITARY
GOODS, GUNS, PISTOLS, CUTLERY, PLATED
WARE, WATCHES, DIAMONDS, ETC. Also FINE ENGLISH SKATES. Entrance 19 Maiden
Lane or 22 John Street. $12 to $20 PER DAY CLEAR, and a present of a beautiful
Watch to all who sell our New Mammoth Eureka Prize Packages. Send for New
Circulars. W. H. CATELY & CO., 40 Ann Street, N. Y.
The Best Holiday Gift,
And GREATLY, CONSTANTLY, and
PERMANENTLY useful. UNUSUALLY FULL and SATISFACTORY in MILITARY DEFINITIONS and
ILLUSTRATIONS. SOLD BY ALL BOOKSELLERS.
Union Prize Packages.
Dunn & Co.'s Head-Quarters,
118 Nassau St., N.Y., and Chicago, Ills. Send for circulars (largest house in
the U. S.). Holiday Presents. Wheeler & Wilson's Sewing Machines. Highest
Premium International Exhibition, London, 1862. Office 505 Broadway, New York.
$30 A MONTH and
EXPENSES.—WANTED—Book Canvassers throughout the United States and Canada at
the above wages. Send for a Circular. Address S. F. FRENCH & CO., No. 121 Nassau
Street, N. Y. Buy your Skate Straps with Fogg's Lever Buckle, Manufactured by F.
STEVENS, 215 PEARL STREET, NEW YORK, 68 KILBY STREET, BOSTON.
The American Parlor
Or Floor Skate,
Hard Rubber Rollers,
Observe, each Skate is labeled
with the trade mark. Also, 50,000 pair of Ladies' and Gents' Ice Skates,
comprising all the new and most improved patterns, made from welded steel and
iron hardened; Skate Straps and Leather Goods of every description; Fogg's
improved Lever Skate Buckle. Sole Agent for Williams, Morse & Co.'s celebrated
FREDERICK STEVENS, 215 PEARL
STREET, NEW YORK. 68 KILBY STREET, BOSTON.
Patent Office Notice.
During the past Seventeen years
Messrs. Munn & Co., Editors of the Scientific American, have acted as attorneys
for more than SEVENTEEN THOUSAND INVENTORS. They prepare Specifications,
Drawings, Caviats, and all other Patent Papers. They also furnish, free, a
Pamphlet of Advice, How to Obtain Letters Patent. Address MUNN & CO., No. 37
Park Row, New York.
At Wholesale Prices. Depot 2
Warren Street. J W. MERSEREAU.
Skates 25 cents to 25 dollars.
Everything in the skating line (except ponds) to suit all ages, sexes, tastes
and purses. CONOVER & WALKER, 474 Broadway, N. Y.
CHINA AND GLASS!
We have now in store a very large
stock, and invite an inspection. Prices are low, most of the stock having been
imported before the new duty. We have not removed, and have NO BRANCH STORE, but
continue our business at 479 Broadway, between Broome and Grand Sts.
DAVIS COLLAMORE & Co.
A Great Variety of Hosiery and
Gloves. A. RANKIN & CO., No. 96 BOWERY, And No. 165 5th Avenue, Corner 22d
Retailed at wholesale prices.
Goods warranted. Send for a circular, giving list of price and engravings of
Pens. Pens repointed on the receipt of 36 cents in P. O. Stamps. E. S. JOHNSON,
manufactory and Office 15 Maiden Lane, New York City.
Robes, Scarfs, Ties,
Hosiery, and Gloves.
New Goods at Old Prices.
No. 637 Broadway, New York City.
Sleeve & Bosom Studs,
Made from fine ivory, colors
white, black, red, purple, and blue, marked any initial in Old English, and
mailed free to any address upon receipt of the price, $1.50 full set. Monograms
made to order.
No. 637 Broadway, New York.
Tomes, Son & Melvain,
6 Maiden Lane, New York.
Dealers in Arms and Military
Goods of every Description. RICH PRESENTATION SWORDS. Smith & Wesson's
Breech-loading Rifles and Pistols. Bacon Manufacturing Co. Revolving Pistols.
LANDS.—To all wanting
Farms. Thriving Settlement. Rich soil. Mild climate. See advertisement of
Vineland, on page 495.
Agents and Dealers should get a
supply of our PRIZE STATIONERY PACKAGES, containing Fine Stationery and a Gift
of Fine Jewelry wanted in every Family and by every Soldier. Also, our ARMY
PORTFOLIO, suited for the Soldier, as it contains Paper, Envelopes, Pens,
Pencil, Ink, Thread, Needles, Buttons, &c. G. S. HASKINS & CO., 36 Beekman
FISH'S KEROSENE LAMP, HEATING
ATTACHMENTS. Also arranged for GAS, viz.: Nursery, or Night Lamps; TEA AND
HOSPITAL BOILERS, &c. Light and Heat Combined. Send for a Circular. Agents
W. L. FISH & CO., 539 Broadway,
A BEAUTIFUL MICROSCOPE!
MAGNIFYING 500 TIMES, FOR 28c.
COIN PREFERRED. Five of different powers, $1. Mailed free. Address F. C.
BOWEN, Box 220, Boston, Mass.
IMPORTANT TO AGENTS!! — We
have reduced the wholesale price of our GREAT STATIONERY PORTFOLIO PACKAGE. We
also give better Watches to our Agents than any other firm. Send stamp for new
circular. WEIR & CO., 34 South Third Street, Philadelphia.
Made to Measure at $18, $24 and
Self-Measurement for Shirts.
Printed direction for
self-measurement, list of prices, and drawings of different styles of shirts and
collars sent free everywhere.
FRENCH FLANNEL ARMY SHIRTS, $24,
$27, $30 and $33 per dozen.
S. W. H. WARD, from London, No.
Inimitable Hair Restorative.
IT IS NOT A DYE,
But restores gray hair to its
original color, by supplying the capillary tubes with natural sustenance,
impaired by age or disease. All instantaneous dyes are composed of lunar
caustic, destroying the vitality and beauty of the hair, and afford of
themselves no dressing. Heimstreet's Inimitable Coloring not only restores hair
to its natural color by an easy process, but gives the hair a
promotes its growth, prevents its
falling off, eradicates dandruff, and imparts health and pleasantness to the
head. It has stood the test of time, being the original Hair Coloring, and is
constantly increasing in favor. Used by both gentlemen and ladies. It is sold by
all respectable dealers, or can be procured by them of the commercial agent, D.
S. Barnes, 22 Broadway, N.Y. Two sizes, 50c. and $1.
HARPER & BROTHERS,
FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK,
Have just Published:
BUTTERFIELD'S OUTPOST DUTY.
Camp and Outpost Duty for Infantry. With Standing Orders, Extracts from the
Revised Regulations for the Army, Rules for Health, Maxims for Soldiers, and
Duties of Officers. By DANIEL BUTTERFIELD, Brig.-Gen. Vols., U.S.A. 18mo,
Flexible Cloth, 63 cents.
THE STUDENT'S HISTORY OF
FRANCE. A History of France from the Earliest Time, to the Establishment of
the Second Empire in 1852. Illustrated by Engravings on Wood. Large 12mo
(Uniform with "The Student's Hume," "The Student's Gibbon," "Student's Greece,"
"Liddell's Rome," &c.), Cloth, $1.25.
MISTRESS AND MAID. A HOUSEHOLD
STORY. By DINAH MARIA MULOCK, Author of "John Hailfax, Gentleman," "Olive,"
"The Ogilvies," "The Head of the Family," "Agatha's Husband," "A Life for a
Life," &c., &c. 8vo, Paper, 50 cents.
Any of the above books sent by
Mail, postage free, on receipt of the price.