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After GENERAL BUTLER'S Proclamation.
Agents! Agents! Agents!
AGENTS APE MAKING MORE MONEY IN
SELLING OUR PRIZE PACKA—ES.
WHY? Our 25 cent Packages are the
Best and CONTAINS MORE STATIONERY, MORE ARTICLES, and SOLD AT A LESS PRICE than
TWO PACKAGES SOLD.
Contains all NEW ARTICLES. GIVES
THE AGENT MORE PROFITS. Men are making $12.00 per day. 30 PEP CENT. less than
any other Package in the country. Send for circular of all kinds and see for
W. H. CATELY & CO., 102 Nassau
Street, N. Y.
Van Anden's One Dollar
Portable Copying Press
Is a good thing. HANNAH & CO.,
Sole Proprietors, 29 Cliff Street, New York.
STEEL ANTI-FRICTION AXLES.
PARLOR OR FLOOR SKATE.
The same evolutions can be
performed upon them as with Ice Skates.
For sale by Skate Dealers
FREDERICK STEVENS, Manufacturer,
No. 215 Pearl Street, New York,
and No. 68 Kilby Street, Boston. Sole Agent for WILLIAMS, MORSE & CO.'S
Celebrated Ice Skates, and FOGG'S Lever Skate-Buckle. Skates and Strapping of
every description. Send for price list.
MRS. SOUTHWORTH'S NEW BOOK!
LOVE'S LABOR WON! LOVE'S LABOR
A NEW COPYRIGHT NOVEL OF DOMESTIC
BY MRS. EMMA D. E. N. SOUTHWORTH,
Is published this day and for
sale by all booksellers, complete in one large duodecimo volume, uniform with
the "Lost Heiress," price $1.25 in cloth, or in two volumes, paper cover, for
$1.00. It is published and for sale at
T. B. PETERSON & BROTHERS,
No. 306 Chestnut Street,
Copies sent everywhere, free of
postage, on receipt of price.
BY AUTHOR "GAMBLER'S WIFE."
MRS. GREY'S NEW BOOK!
THE FLIRT; or, Passages in the
Life of a Fashionable Young Lady. By Mrs. GREY, author of "The Gambler's Wife,"
Etc., is published this day, and for sale by all booksellers, complete in one
large octavo volume of over two hundred pages, price fifty cents in paper cover,
or seventy-five cents in cloth. It is published and for sale at T. B. PETERSON
No. 306 Chestnut Street,
Philadelphia. Copies sent everywhere, free of postage, on receipt of price.
TO AGENTS!—PRIZE STATIONERY
PACKAGES.—GREATEST VARIETY, BEST, CHEAPEST. Send for a circular. P. HASKINS &
CO., 36 Beekman Street, New York.
Gold Pens Repointed equal to New
on the receipt of 25 cents in P.O. Stamps. Gold Pens for sale at prices to suit
the times. Send for a circular giving list of prices and fac simile of the Pens.
E. S. JOHNSON, Manufacturer, 15 Maiden Lane, New York City.
259 ORNAMENTAL IRON 259
WORK, Wrought, Cast, and Wire.
IRON RAILINGS, VERANDAHS, BALCONIES, GUARDS, and IRON FURNITURE of every
description. Illustrated Catalogues mailed on receipt of four 3 cent stamps.
HUTCHINSON & WICKERSHAM, 259 Canal Street, neat Broadway, New York.
Wanted Men and Women, all through
the country to sell our New Style Prize Packages. Unlike all old styles, and now
having immense sale, the great Now Nonpareil Prize Package is the latest and
best out; wonderful in its contents, superb in its designs, unequaled in
quality, contains more Stationery, over 100 new articles, rich and fashionable
Jewelry, splendid Designs, ladies' Fashion Plates,
Recipes, Games, Hints, &c.,
&c. Agents have the advantage of selling quick, making enormous profit, and
giving satisfaction. Indisputably the greatest money-making business in the
world, and is perfectly genteel. Our Agents now make $15 per day easy. We
manufacture all kinds of Prize Packages. Send for circulars. S. C. RICKARDS &
CO., 102 Nassau Street, New York, The largest and oldest Prize Package House in
Ira Perego & Sons
Best New York
READY-MADE OR TO ORDER,
At their New Store, 85 Nassau
Street, (Two doors from Fulton), Also, at 175 Broadway, New York.
We are now in receipt of our
importations of all the latest styles of fabrics suited to the SPRING and SUMMER
trade, to which we invite early attention. Our stock of men's clothing, just
manufactured, is very extensive, embracing all the latest styles.
YOUTHS' and CHILDREN'S clothing
in great variety and style is receiving special attention. We beg to call the
attention of families to this fact, as also to the uniformly low prices in this
as well as the other departments of our business.
DEVLIN & CO.,
Broadway, corner of Grand
" " Warren "
323 CANAL STREET, near Broadway,
New York. SUPERIOR SHIRTS made to measure, $18, $21, and $24 per dozen. Family
supply store of Bosoms, Collars, and Wristbands for Shirt making, at reduced
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.
MUNN & COMPANY,
Proprietors of the SCIENTIFIC
AMERICAN, and Agents for procuring American and Foreign
WITH SIXTEEN YEARS' EXPERIENCE IN
THE BUSINESS, Refer to Hon. Judge MASON, Hon. JOSEPH HOLT, Hon. W. D. BISHOP,
Ex-Commissioner of Patents, and to more than FIFTEEN THOUSAND INVENTORS who have
had business done through Munn & Co.'s Patent Agency. PAMPHLET OF ADVICE sent
free by mail. Offices, No. 37 Park Row, New York, and Washington.
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 at $2.50 each. ALSO, THE
VERY BEST SHIRTS THAT CAN BE MADE, $26.00 PER DOZEN. Self Measurement for
Printed directions for self
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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.
Gentlemen's Furnishing Goods, Of
fine quality, bought for cash, of the best European Manufacturers, and
absolutely sold at Retail in New York at a profit of only Ten per Cent. Send for
List of Prices. S. W. H. WARD, from London, 387 Broadway, New York, Between
White and Walker Streets. The Trade supplied.
AND ARMS. Selpho's Patent. 516
Broadway, N.Y. Opposite St. Nicholas Hotel. Send for a Circular.
LANDS.—To all wanting
Farms. Thriving Settlement. Rich soil. Mild climate. See advertisement of
Vineland, on page 415.
THE COURT BEAUTIES' MANUAL.
— Something to please everybody, ladies in particular. Mailed free for 3 cent
stamp. Address HUNT & Co., 133 South 7th Phila.
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, King's County, New York.
Sent free on receipt of 6 cents,
with 10 to 20 circulars, giving important information to all. Address W. SUMNER
& CO., Publishers, New York.
A BEAUTIFUL MICROSCOPE
For 28 cts. (in silver),
Magnifing small objects 500
times. Five of different powers for $1.00. Mailed free. Address F. C. BOWEN, Box
220 Boston, Mass.
French Yoke SHIRTS.
Send for a Circular.
No. 409 Broadway,
For sale by all the principal
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AGENTS wanted in every State in
the Union, to sell DODIN'S PATENT KEROSENE OIL BURNER, for Fluid Lamps, costs
only one cent per week; no danger of explosion; sample sent on receipt of four
red stamps. Address JOSEPH DODIN, No 413 Broadway, New York.
The Photographic Artists.—For
information in regard to the new discovery for coloring as in life the cartes de
visite, &c., address
J. E. TILTON & Co., Boston,
Manufacturer and Dealer in Albums
and Cartes de Visite.
HARPER & BROTHERS,
FRANKLIN SQUARE, NEW YORK,
Have just Published:
CONSIDERATIONS ON REPRESENTATIVE
GOVERNMENT. By JOHN STUART MILL, Author of a "System of Logic." 12mo, Cloth,
THE STRUGGLES OF BROWN, JONES,
AND ROBINSON. By One of the Firm. A Novel. By ANTHONY TROLLOPE, Author of "North
America," "Framley Parsonage," "'The Bertrams," "Dr. Thorne," "Castle Richmond,"
"The Three Clerks," &c. 8vo, Paper, 25 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. 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. THE ORDEAL OF FREE LABOR IN THE BRITISH WEST INDIES. By WM. G.
SEWELL. 12mo, Cloth, $1.00. PRACTICAL CHRISTIANITY. A Treatise specially
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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
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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.
Sent by Mail, postage prepaid, on
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