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HOW TO ESCAPE THE DRAFT.
Agents in Towns, and Soldiers in
camp or discharged, are making easily $15 per day selling our GREAT NEW and
WONDERFUL UNION PRIZE AND STATIONERY PACKAGES, NOVEL AND UNEQUALED, and unlike
all the old styles; containing all New Articles, and of fine quality. Writing
Materials, Games, Useful and Fancy Articles, Likenesses of Heroes, Camp
Companions (for the Army), rich gifts of Jewelry, &c., &c., altogether worth
over $1, for ONLY 25c. They are just the thing for a present to your friend in
the Army. No family should be without one. Profits immense, sales quick.
Soldiers in camp can act as Agents, and make money fast. A SPLENDID WATCH,
warranted as a perfect time-keeper, presented free to all Agents. Packages in
endless variety and at all prices. Agents wanted all through the country. Send
for NEW Circulars for 1863, containing EXTRA inducements. See "15 per day Easy"
on inside page.
S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau
Street, New York, largest and oldest Prize Package House in the World.
Drake's Plantation Bitters.
They purify, strengthen, and
They create a healthy appetite.
They are an antidote to change of
water and diet. They overcome effects of dissipation and late hours.
They strengthen the system and
enliven the mind. They prevent miasmatic and intermittent fevers. They purify
the breath and acidity of the stomach. They cure Dyspepsia and Constipation.
They cure Diarrhea, Cholera, and
They cure Liver Complaint and
Nervous Headache. They are the best Bitters in the world. They make the weak man
strong, and are exhausted nature's great restorer. They are made of pure St.
Croix Rum, the celebrated Calisaya Bark, roots and herbs, and are taken with the
pleasure of a beverage, without regard to age or time of day. Particularly
recommended to delicate persons requiring a gentle stimulant. Sold by all
Grocers, Druggists, Hotels, and Saloons.
P. H. DRAKE A Co.,
202 Broadway, New York.
Gold Pens and Cases,
Retailed at Wholesale Prices.
Ladies' Pens $.75 Engrossing
Med. " .75
Union " 2.50
Large " 1.25 Mammoth " 3.00
Commercial Pens 1.50 Commercial
Large Eureka " 1.50 Mammoth
The above Pens are 14 carats
fine, and warranted perfect in every respect for 1 year. A written guarantee
accompanies each Pen. These Pens are well known in the mercantile community for
the last (10) Ten years, and the subscriber believes, from the number of
unsolicited testimonials given him, that they are the best Pen now in use, or he
would not be able to give them the guarantee he does. Send for a circular,
before purchasing elsewhere, giving the exact sizes and prices of the various
styles of Pens and Cases. Pens made to order to suit any hand or style of
writing. Beware of the imitation Johnson Pens, and by purchasing at the
manufactory secure the genuine article.
Pens repointed on the receipt of
E. S. JOHNSON,
Manufactory and Office, 15 Maiden
New York City.
The New Book for Boys.
"The Drummer Boy" is making a
great stir among the boys, who say it is as good as Mayne Reid's best. Elegantly
illustrated. Price $1.00. Now ready at all bookstores. J. E. TILTON & CO.,
Agents Wanted in every Regiment
Army Corps and Division Pins.
I will send to any soldier, on
the receipt of $1, either a Kearney Cross Pin or a pin emblematical of either
Corps or Division of the Army, Red, White, or Blue, or a fine Gold Pen and
Pencil, or Spring Locket, or New Style Neck Chain, or Seal Stone Ring, or a
California Diamond Ring or Pin; and for 50 cts. I will send a New Style Union
B. T. HAYWARD, Manufacturing
Box 4876. 208 Broadway, N.
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 Pear St., N. Y. He sends it free. Write for it.—It
has cured thousands.
A Bad Breath—The Greatest Curse
the human family is heir to. How many lovers it has separated—how many friends
forever parted. The subject is so delicate, your nearest friend will not mention
it, and you are ignorant of the fact. To effect a radical cure, use the "BALM OF
A THOUSAND FLOWERS" as a dentrifice, night and morning. It also beautifies the
complexion, removing all tan, pimples, and freckles, leaving the skin soft and
white. Price 50 cents. For sale by all druggists.
FRENCH AND ENGLISH FANCY GOODS.
Also, a full assortment of
Jet, Coral, and Steel Goods.
Schuyler, Hartley & Graham,
19 Maiden Lane & 22 John Street,
15 Rue d'Enghein, Paris,
47 Hampton St., Birmingham, Eng.
A BEAUTIFUL MICROSCOPE
For 30 cts. (coin preferred),
magnifying small objects 500 times. Five of different powers for $1.00. Mailed
free. Address F. C. BOWEN, Box 220, Boston. Mass.
STEINWAY & SONS, Nos. 82 and 84
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
For sale by all the principal
dealers throughout the
BALLOU BROTHERS, 403 Broadway,
$22. WATCHES. $22.
A Splendid Silver Hunting Case Lever, that
indicates the day of the month accurately, for $22; usual price $35 to $45.
$22. Genuine. $22.
Genuine American Lever Watches, in
Sterling Silver Hunting Case, for $22; worth $35 at retail.
Also every variety of good Watches at
equally low rates.
All orders from the Army must be pre-paid,
as the Express Companies will not take bills for collection on soldiers.
J. L. FERGUSON, IMPORTER OF WATCHES,
208 Broadway, New York.
Fitting, and Material.
At UNION ADAMS,
No. 637 Broadway.
ASTONISHING CURES ARE DAILY MADE OF
RHEUMATISM, Croup, Sore Throat, and Pains in the Limbs, Back, and Chest, by Dr.
TOBIAS'S Venetian Liniment. It is warranted superior to any other. Sold by the
Druggists everywhere. 25 and 50 cents.
$7. WATCHES. $7.
A Beautiful Engrave, Gold-Plated Watch,
Lever Cap, small size, English Movements, perfect time-keeper. Sent free by
mail, in neat case, for only $7. A Solid Silver, same as above, $7. Specially
adapted to the ARMY. CHAS. P. NORTON & CO., 38 & 40 Ann Street, N. Y.
Wanted, at $15 per Day.
We want energetic Agents and
reliable Canvassers for a genteel business, at a commission of from $5 to $15
per day. No humbug! Address C. M. DUNN & CO., Publishers, at either Cincinnati,
O., Chicago, Ill., or 185 Reade Street, New York.
A Saving of 20 per cent. by
buying Housekeeping Articles at E. D. BASSFORD'S Great Bazaar, Cooper Institute,
Astor Place, New York.
New Albums for Ferrotypes,
Or Tintypes, just ready. Samples,
with clasps, furnished by mail, on receipt of 75 cents. Catalogues and lists
sent on receipt of stamp. J. E. TILTON & CO., Boston.
AGENTS WANTED for our Splendid
New Mammoth Eureka Prize Package. 200 per cent, profit. Superb Watch free to
Agents. $18 per day made. Send for New Circulars. W. H. CATELY & CO., 40 Ann
Manufacturing Jeweler, 173
Broadway, New York.
Also Agent for
H. M. Richards Jewelry Co.
Photographic Album Clasps, Rims,
and Ornaments. Military Trimmings, and Fancy Metal Work of every description
constantly on hand or manufactured to order.
ARMY AND NAVY REVOLVERS,
U. S. Rifles and Muskets.
Pocket Pistols of Approved
E. REMINGTON & SONS,
Ilion, N. Y.
Artificial Legs and Arms, Selpho's Patent, 516 Broadway, N. Y., are the best substitutes for lost limbs
the World of Science has ever invented. (Established 24 years.) Send for
Pamphlet. Soldiers supplied.
The Rev. Edward A. Wilson
continues to mail (free o charge) to all who desire it, a copy of the
Prescription by which he was completely cured of that dire disease, Consumption.
Sufferers with any Throat or Lung Affection, should obtain the Prescription, and
try its efficacy at once. Delays are dangerous. Address
REV. EDWARD A. WILSON,
WILLIAMSBURGH, KINGS Co.,
INSURE YOUR LIFE
For the Benefit of your Family.
Life Insurance Company,
No. 98 BROADWAY, New York,
Offers more advantages to Insurers than any other Company in the United
Its prominent features are as
A permanent Capital Stock of
$125,000, now largely added to by accumulation.
Stockholders receive no other
dividends than legal interest on their stock.
ALL THE PROFITS,
WITHOUT ANY PERSONAL LIABILITY.
The only Stock Company in the
United States whose Charter expressly requires that ALL the profits shall be
divided among the Policy-Holders.
It has, therefore, all the
advantages and security of a Stock and Mutual Co. combined, without their
Dividends to Policy-Holders once
credited, are never forfeited.
Proportion of Assets to
Liabilities LARGER than most other Companies in the United States. Liberality and Promptitude in the
settlement of Claims. All reasonable aid granted to
Members to enable them to KEEP THEIR POLICIES IN FORCE in case of their
inability to pay their future premiums. Let no Member therefore ALLOW HIS
POLICY TO LAPSE without first advising with the Company.
CYRUS CURTISS President.
CLEAYTON NEWBOLD Vice-President.
W. A. BREWER, JR. Actuary and
Secretary. WHOLE LIFE, SHORT TERM,
ENDOWMENT, and ANNUITY POLICIES issued in all their various and approved forms.
Printed documents, containing
full information, furnished without charge, and sent free by mail. Good Agents wanted in every city
and town throughout the Loyal States.
LANDS.—To all wanting Farms.
Thriving Settlement. Rich soil. Mild climate. See advertisement of Vineland, on
Lockwood's, 675 Broadway.
CHARLES L. LOCKWOOD,
Lafarge block. 675 Broadway, N.
Made to Measure at $24, $30, $36
Self-Measurement for Shirts.
Printed directions for
self-measurement, list of prices, and drawings of different styles of shirts and
collars sent free everywhere.
Having the appearance and comfort
of linen have been worn in England for the last two years in preference to any
other collar, as they are readily cleaned in one minute.
To military men or travelers they
Price $1 each; sent by post on
receipt of $1.15.
Wholesale and retail.
S. W. H. WARD, No. 387 Broadway,
A liberal discount to dealers.
Agents wanted throughout the
Engraving, and Printing, by LANG
& COOPER, 117 FULTON STREET, NEW YORK, Lithographers to the United States
Government Coast Survey. Transferring from Copper and Steel Plate to Stone made
equal to copper-plate printing at one half the cost. Country orders particularly
ILLUSTRATED. —The PHRENOLOGICAL
JOURNAL—July—Double number.—Portraits of Lord Brougham, Anna E. Dickinson,
Stonewall Jackson, Dr. Dixon; the Temperaments, Physiology, Ethnology,
Physiognomy, Relation of Soul and Body. A New "Facial Angle". Our Social
Relations. Only 15 cents by first post, or $1.50 a year. Address Fowler & Wells,
308 Broadway, N. Y.
GEN. FOSTER AND THE FLAG OF
"Send no more flags of truce. If
you want Washington, come and take it."
A beautiful Card-Photograph of
this scene. Price 25c. Sent by mail. Just published by
E. & H. T. ANTHONY, 501 Broadway.