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Civil War Harper's Weekly, June 7, 1862

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[JUNE 7, 1862.


Some Specimens of "Secesh" Industry—intended for the London Exhibition of 1862, but unfortunately intercepted by the "Paper Blockade."


"The President stands in a Corner telling his beads, and proclaims A THIRD FAST,....while ....the sufferings endured by the people have never been paralleled in history." —(Rebel Paper.)



Agents are making $10.00 per day in selling the EUREKA Prize Casket Package. It is the Largest Prize PACKAGE EVER SOLD.
It has them all down. It is a Harvest for Agents, as it is the ONLY Package that is having ANY SALE. Also the Dime Panprosphosium. Send for a Circular.


102 Nassau Street, N. Y.

AGENTS.—NOTIIING HAS EVER APPROACHED the popularity of RICKARD'S UNION PRIZE STATIONERY AND RECIPE PACKAGE, and its success is so universal, that Agents are now making from $10 to $15 per day. Send for a Circular, mailed free. S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau Street, N. Y.

AGENTS.—You can make One Hundred and. Fifty per cent. by selling RICKARD'S PRIZE STATIONERY PACKAGE. THE MULTOMICROON. It takes the people by storm. Circular mailed free.

S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau Street, N. Y.

Passport Agency.

Americans visiting Europe will save trouble and expense by obtaining their Passports through the above Agency. No personal attendance is required; and country residents may have them forwarded by mail, or by calling at the Office of Messrs. Harper and Brother, Franklin Square. The Passports will be backed with linen, and enclosed in Morocco Cases, with extra leaves for vies, with the name of the owner in gold on the outside, thus affording security against injury or loss, and preventing delay in the frequent examination of the Passport when traveling. A "Passport Prospectus," containing every particular in detail, will be forwarded free on application to W. PEMBROKE FETRIDGE, at HARPER & BROTHERS, Franklin Square, New York.

To Officers of the Army.


Successors to WYMAN & CO., at the Old Stand, 530 Broadway, cor. Spring St., would inform their customers that they have all the measures and patterns of the late firm, and solicit a continuance of their patronage. They will also take especial pains in getting up orders according to regulation. Cards containing full directions for measuring sent on application.

A. P. LESURE & CO.   New York, May 1st, 1862.

Gauze Merino Under Wear.

For Ladies, Gentlemen, and Children.

A large variety, at popular prices.


No. 637 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 stork of men's clothing, just manufactured, is very extensive, embracing all the latest styles.

YOUTHS' and CHILDREN'S clothing in great variety and style to 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.


   Broadway, corner of Grand Street.

    " " Warren "

F. Y. S.

French Yoke SHIRTS.


Send for a Circular.

No. 409 Broadway,
New York.

For sale by all the principal Dealers through the


Southern Adventures of this mysterious personage are printed every week in


Published in Boston. Sold everywhere. 4 cents.

How to Mix Drinks.

Recipes for mixing American, English. French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Russian Drinks—such as Juleps, Punches, Cobblers, Slings, Cocktails, &c. By Jerry Thomas, Late Bartender at the Metropolitan hotel, New York, and Planters' House, St. Louis.

To which is appended a Manual for the manufacture of Cordials, Liquors, Fancy Syrups, &c., containing Recipes after the inset approved methods now used in the Distillation of Liquors and Beverages designed for the special use of Manufacturers and Dealers in Wines and Spirits, Grocers, Tavern-Keepers, and Private Families, the same being adopted to the trade of the United States and Canadas. By Prof. Christian Schultz, Practical Chemist, and Manufacturer of Wines, Liquors, Cordials, &c., from Bern, Switzerland; the whole Work Containing over 700 Valuable Recipes. A large book, bound in cloth   Price, $l.50. Published by   DICK & FITZGERALD, No. 18 Ann Street, N. Y. Also for ale by all Booksellers in this place. Copies of the above book sent. by mail, to any address,
free of postage, on receipt of the price.

  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.


259 Canal Street, near Broadway, New York.

AND ARMS. Selpho's Patent. 516 Broadway, N. Y. Opposite St. Nicholas Hotel. Send for a Circular.

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 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. Every description of Gents' Furnishing Goods retail at wholesale prices.

S. W. H. WARD, from London,

387 Broadway, up stairs, Between While and Walker Streets, NEW YORK.

INVALID.—You will get the Recipe for a sure cure for Coughs, Colds, Consumption, and all Lung Affections, by sending to D. Adee, 381 Pearl Street, N. Y. He sends it free. Write for it—It has cured thousands.  

To Consumptives.

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.

In Press:

Harper's Hand-Book

Travellers in Europe and the East.

Being a Guide through France, Belgium, Holland, Germany, Austria, Greece, Switzerland, Russia, Denmark, Sweden, Spain, and Great Britain and Ireland. By W. PEMBROKE FETRIDGE. With a map embracing colored routes of travel in the above countries. Large 12mo, Cloth, $2.75; Leather Tucks, for Travellers, $3.00; Half Calf, for Libraries, $3.50.

HARPER & BROTHERS, Franklin Square, N.Y.

Descriptive Circulars with Samples of Work will be sent mail free.

EMPLOYMENT FOR ALL.—$150.00 PER MONTH.—Agents Wanted to sell Four useful articles just out. Call or address, enclose stamp,

RICHARDS & CO., 483 Broadway, N.Y.

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