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THE GRAND RECEPTION.
the name of Political Martyrdom, allow us to thank you, Mr. BULL,
for your Magnanimous Protection—your Noble-"
JOHN BULL. "Oh—none
'o that 'umbug to me! I know you two fellows well henough, as the Biggest
Henemies Hengland ever 'ad. Don't flatter yourselves. I'd 'av done the very same
thing for hany TWO
J. BULL, ESQ., IN
the very thing we want! I knew I should find
it somewhere, tho'
GROTIUS, DE HAUTEFEUILLE, and WHEATON,
all of 'em in vain—and 'ere it is in GULLIVER!"
is entered upon because the enemy is too strong; and sometimes because he is too
weak: sometimes our neighbors want the things which we have or the things which
we want, and we both fight till they take ours, or give us theirs.
A VERY JUSTIFIABLE
OF A WAR
to invade a country after the people have been wasted by famine, destroyed by
FACTIONS AMONG THEMSELVES."
A COLLECTION OF
NEW AND POPULAR SONGS.
Ten Cents. For sale by all News Dealers, Booksellers, and Army Sutlers. Sent,
post-paid, on receipt of price.
BEADLE & CO., Publishers, New York.
supplied with the new style
of Marriage Cards and Envelopes, by
182 Broadway. Samples by mail.
Free to Soldiers.
want the address of every soldier in the Union army. We wish to send to every
soldier something that will increase his comfort. Also the address of every
sutler and dealer in goods for the soldier.
W. H. LATELY & CO., 102 Nassau Street, N. Y.
WANTED—For the sale of a
Map of the United States,
the cheapest and best
published, combining many features entirely original.
Address O. N. SNOW & CO.,
40 Park Row.
25c. in $1 clear saving!—
Subscribers to all
Newspapers and Periodicals should immediately send 3c. stamp for circular of
"RURAL KEYSTONE CLUB" to
P. A. SUTTON, Ransom, Penn.
Agents make most and give better satisfaction by selling our "Prize Stationery
Packets." Circulars, with full particulars, free.
P. HASKINS & CO., 36
Street, New York.
OUR "FAMILY SEWING MACHINE"
having attained a well established and flattering
reputation, as being of all machines yet introduced the one
best adapted to
and having met with a success in its sale beyond our greatest anticipation, so
much so, that for three months our orders have been ahead of our capacity to
supply, we would now announce that we have increased our manufacturing
facilities, so that from this time forth we shall be enabled to supply orders
In the changes brought about by the war, no one thing has played a more
important part than the
Without it three-fourths of our soldiers would today be clothed in anything but
All over the land army clothing has been the work required of our patriotic
women, and nobly have they responded. Not content to make only to many garments
as their hands could accomplish,
they have called "The Sewing Machine" to their aid, and by it have rolled
out the soldiers
SHIRTS, at a rate astonishing to themselves. Knowing that this work could
not long continue, many thoughtful, prudent housewives were careful to select
the machine of all others, which would do the heavy army work, and when done
with that, then to be used as their
MACHINE, and in selecting one of the
"FINKLE & LYON
with which you may sew from the
finest cambric to the heaviest cloth, without change of
feed, needle, or tension—they have not been disappointed.
Thus, having developed the adaptability of our machine
for all kinds of work, we have made another step in advance, and by several
important changes in our "No. 3,
have produced a
confidently claim to be the "BEST
yet introduced, sewing the coarsest
linen thread with as much ease as the common cotton-
and when required may be used to do the very finest cambric work, with 150 or
200 cotton—thus combining in one compact form, every quality required in either
a FAMILY or
We have had our Machines before the public long enough
to establish their
reputation. Dozens of others who started with flying colors "have fallen by the
wayside," and "soon the
places that knew them will know them no more."
Step by step has the Finkle & Lyon Machine won its way to public favor; its
success is established, and henceforth our aim shall be, as it has in the past
been, to still further improve, simplify, and reduce the cost of our machines.
We shall in a few days issue a new price list. For further particulars address
FINKLE & LYON SEWING M. Co.,
No. 538 Broadway, N. Y.
AGENTS WANTED. We have this day purchased the right and title of Granville's
Improved Portable Writing Desk and Clocker Board combined, furnished complete
with Stationery and Stationery Articles, Set of Checkers, and an elegant Gift of
Jewelry, all of which we guarantee to be of a much superior article and larger
quantity than is contained in any Desk or Stationery Package manufactured. The
Desk is far more durable and better finished than any heretofore made by other
parties. Nearly every soldier, traveler, artist, teacher, or scholar will buy
one or more. We wholesale them at the regular price for Prize Stationery
Packages. They will retail for twice as much as any Prize Stationery Package
manufactured. Will sell faster and give better satisfaction. For further
particulars, address J. W. YALE,
Proprietor Metropolitan Gift Book Store, Syracuse, N. Y.
A Beautiful Little Microscope! MAGNIFYING
SMALL OBJECTS 500 TIMES, will be mailed to any address on receipt of 25c.
in silver, and one 3c. stamp. FIVE OF DIFFERENT POWERS, free of postage,
$1. Address F. C. BOWEN, Lock Box 220, Boston, Mass.
Barnum's American Museum.
The $30,000 Nutt,
who is seen in the above
illustration just bursting out of his shell, is beyond all doubt
The Smallest Man in Miniature
in the known world, and withal
The most Pleasing and
18 Years Old!
Only 29 inches High!!
Weighs but 24 1/2 Pounds!!!
He is the merest pigmy of
humanity; a very small
Fraction of an Ordinary Sized
He was visited by over 50,000
persons the first week of his exhibition, and was universally pronounced the
Most Attractive and Interesting
human being ever known.
He will continue to be seen
At all Hours, every Day and
in the character and costume of a
Commodore, and at intervals appear in a variety of
Songs, Dances, &c., in Character,
the whole making an exhibition
never equaled in the world. All the other attractions of the Museum are also to
be seen at the same time, and the superb
Fairy Dramatic Play, Ondina,
THE NAIAD QUEEN,
is produced every Afternoon at 3
o'clock, and every Evening at 7 1/2.
For full particulars, see Museum
Advertisement in Daily Papers.
Admission to all only 25 cts.
Children under 10, 15 cts.
Thomas Andrews & Co.,
SALAERATUS, BI CARB. SODA, and
SAL SODA, at our CHEMICAL WORKS, Jersey City, the largest of the kind in the
Union. Our qualities are unexcelled.
Also at the EXCELSIOR STEAM
Andrews' Yeast Powder,
the most reliable article for the
immediate raising of Bread, Tea-Biscuits, &c.
Perfectly Pure Cream Tartar,
powdered in our own mills, the surest guarantee of its purity. For sale in any
A large stock of imported
chemicals:—SODA ASH, NEWCASTLE BI CARB. SODA, CAUSTIC SODA, SAL SODA, CM. TARTAR
Crystals, TARTARIC ACID, &c. Also in Store, Pot and Pearl Ashes, Soap Powder,
Pot Ash in tins, Concentrated Lye, Saltpetre, Rice Flour, &c.
When buying from "first hands,"
send an order to THOMAS ANDREWS & CO.,
136 and 138 Cedar Street, near
West, N. Y.
CONSTITUTION WATER. The only
known Remedy for DIABETES, IRRITATION OF THE NECK OF THE BLADDER, Inflammation
of the Kidneys, and Catarrh of the Bladder, Stranguary, and Burning, or Painful
Urinating. Stone in the Bladder, Calculus, Gravel, Brick-Dust Deposit. For sale
by all Druggists. Price $1.
WM. H. GREGG & CO., Proprietors.
MORGAN & ALLEN, General Agents,
No. 46 Cliff Street, New York.
100,000 BARRELS OF THE LODI MAN'G
CO.'S POUDRETTE. For sale by JAMES T. FOSTER, No. 66 Courtlandt Street, New
The article is the CHEAPEST,
BEST, and MOST POWERFUL fertilizer offered in market. It ripens crops from two
to three weeks earlier, is not dangerous to use, nor exhausting to the soil. It
has no equal in gardens, and upon lawns, flowers, and grass land, and more
particularly on the corn crop. The SAVING OF LABOR pays for the Poudrette.
BEWARE OF IMITATIONS. None
genuine but Lodi Manufacturing Co.'s Brand, No. 66 Courtlandt Street. The Co.'s
Almanac for 1862, with the experience of
Horace Greeley, Daniel Webster, and
over 100 farmers in different States, will be sent free to any one applying for
the same. Address JAMES T. FOSTER, Care of Lodi Manufacturing Co., No. 66
Courtlandt Street, New York.
IN BARRELS, HALF-BARRELS AND CASES. Shipped direct, to parties ordering, front
Kentucky, or furnished from office of the Distillery, 24 OLD SLIP, N. Y. Orders
should be directed "SUIT'S
Jefferson County, Ky."