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Civil War Harper's Weekly, February 15, 1862

We have been collecting Harper's Weekly Civil War Newspapers for over 20 years. We are pleased to make these historical documents available online for your research and study. These old newspaper provide perspective on the War that is simply not available anywhere else.

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Merrimac

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Slave Torture

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HARPER'S WEEKLY.

[FEBRUARY 15, 1862.

112

THE LAST OF LL.D. RUSSELL THE PROPHET.

"The Union is gone forever, and no serious attempt will be made by the North to save it."—(See RUSSEL'S Correspondence, April, 1861.)

"General Bankruptcy is inevitable, and Agrarian and Socialist Riots may be expected pretty soon."—(See RUSSEL'S Correspondence, August, 1861.)

"If the Government wished to Surrender MASON and SLIDELL, the Mob would not allow it."—(See RUSSEL'S Correspondence, December, 1861.)

" Mr. SEWARD will refuse, on the part of his Government, to Surrender MASON and SLIDELL and their Secretaries."—(See RUSSELL'S Correspondence, December 23, 1861.)
"The Fate of the American Government will be Sealed if January passes without some Great Victory."—(See RUSSEL'S Correspondence, January, 1862.)

ADVERTISEMENTS.

Books for Schools and Families.

Sent, post-paid, on receipt of Ten Cents each. Liberal reduction to Teachers and Agents. For sale by all News and Book Dealers. Address

BEADLE & CO., Publishers, New York.

Thomas Andrews & Co.,

MANUFACTURERS OF

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 MILLS,

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 style.

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.

For FARMERS, MILLERS, and OTHERS. Also ANTI-FRICTION HORSE POWERS. These Mills and Powers took TEN FIRST PREMIUMS at Western State Fairs in 1861, and are superior to all others. Agents wanted in every county. State, County, and Shop Rights for sale. Send stamp for illustrated circulars to BENNET BROTHERS, 42 Greene St., New York.

 

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.

SOLDIERS' VALENTINE PACKET.

Price 50 cents.
For St. Valentine's Day, 1862.
Containing
1 superb Valentine    retail price 25 cents

1 elegant embossed Envelope    "   3 cents

1 elegant embossed Valentine    "   6 cents

1 white plain Envelope    "   1 cent

3 comic Valentines    "   9 cents

3 white Envelopes    2 cents
1 beautiful Valentine Card in fancy

envelope .............................................."   6 cents
Published by M. T. COZANS, 122 Nassau St., N. Y.

SENT BY EXPRESS

EVERYWHERE.

Retailed at Wholesale Prices, Made to Measure at $18 per doz.

OR SIX FOR NINE DOLLARS,

MADE OF NEW YORK MILLS MUSLIN,
With fine Linen Bosoms, and warrranted as good a Shirt
as said in the retail stores at $2.50 each.

ALSO, THE VERY BEST SHIRTS THAT CAN BE
MADE AT $2 EACH.

P. S.—Those who think I can not make a good Shirt for $18 per dozen are mistaken. Here's the cost of one dozen $18 fine shirts.

30 yards of New York Mills Muslin at 14 1/2c. per yd.

             $4.35

7 yards of fine Linen, at 50c. per yard    3.50

Making and cutting    6.00

Laundry, $1 ; buttons and cotton, 50c    1.50

Profit    2.65

Total    $18.00

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.

WONDER!   WONDER!

Full instructions, by which any person can master the art of Ventriloquism sent by mail for 25 cents. Address

J, F. JAGGERS, Calhoun, Illinois.

AGENTS WANTED.

We have this day purchased the right and title of Granville's Improved Portable Writing Desk and Checker 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.

Agents and Soldiers mark This!

The most valuable, POPULAR, and PAYING novelties of the day are, Granville's Improved Gift Writing Desks, the "Union Casket" Stationery Packets, and the "Book of Wonders" —of Secrets revealed! !

Send for Circular and be convinced (free).

Address Box 362, Syracuse, N. Y.

WEDDINGS supplied with the new style of Marriage Cards and Envelopes, by A. DEMAREST, Engraver, 182 Broadway. Samples by mail.

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.

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.

HARPER'S
NEW MONTHLY MAGAZINE.
TERMS.

One Copy for one Year . . . . . . $3.00

Two Copies for One Year . . . . . . 5.00
Three or more Copies for One Year (each) . 2.00

And an Extra Copy, gratis, for every Club of EIGHT SUBSCRIBERS.

HARPER'S MAGAZINE and HARPER'S WEEKLY, together, one year, $4.00.

Clergymen and Teachers supplied at the lowest CLUB RATES.

HARPER & BROTHERS, PUBLISHERS,

FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK.

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

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.

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., &c. With Illustrations by JOHN GILBERT. 16mo, Muslin, 75 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.

GIESELER'S CHURCH HISTORY. A Text-Book of Church History. By Dr. JOHN C. L. GIESELER. Translated and Edited by Rev. HENRY B. SMITH, D.D., Professor in the Union Theological Seminary, New York. Vol. IV.—1517-1648. The Reformation and its Results to the Peace of Westphalia. 8vo, Muslin, $2.00; Sheep, $2.25; Half Calf, $3.00.

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.")

THE SILVER CORD. A Novel. By SHIRLEY BROOKS. Illustrated. (Uniform with Wilkie Collins's "Woman in White.") 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, Muslin, $1.25.

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.

FARADAY'S CHEMICAL HISTORY OF A CANDLE.

The Chemical History of a Candle. A Course of Six Lectures on the Chemical History of a Candle, to which is added a Lecture on Platinum. By MICHAEL FARADAY, D.C.L., F.R.S. With numerous Illustrations. 16mo, Muslin, 50 cents.

Sent by Mail, postage prepaid, on receipt of price.

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