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Robert E. Lee Portrait
GRAMDMA. "Well, Father; I wish
you would give us your advice! CLARA and GEORGE have tried every thing—but these
Children say they positively will not go to school till their pocket-money is
raised to FIVE CENTS a day."
Bankers and Dealers in Government
AGENTS FOR THE UNITED STATES
Wall Street, New York,
J. H. Winslow & Co.'s
Advertisement on page 815.
Schuyler, Hartley & Graham,
19 Maiden Lane AND 22 John
Street, 31 Rue du Chateau d'Eau, Paris,
Sands St., Birmingham,
French and English Fancy Goods.
PORCELAIN VASES. MANTEL
ORNAMENTS. MARBLE CLOCKS. BRONZES. CARD RECEIVERS. PHOTOGRAPH ALBUMS. ODEUR AND
DRESSING CASES. CARVED WOOD WORK-BOXES. LIQUER CASES. OPERA GLASSES. FANS.
LEATHER BAGS. Also JET AND CORAL JEWELRY, DIAMONDS, WATCHES &c. MILITARY
GOODS—GUNS-PISTOLS—CUTLERY, &c. FINE ENGLISH SKATES.
Magnifying small objects 500
times. MAILED FREE everywhere for 30 CENTS. Five of different powers for $1.00.
Apdress F. C. BOWEN, Box 220, Boston, Mass.
C. G. GUNTHER & SONS,
46 Maiden Lane, New York,
Importers, Manufacturers, and Shippers
of Raw Furs and Skins.
Invite attention to their extensive Assortment of Ladies'
Furs now on hand.
NATIONAL BATTLE PIN.
this beautiful keepsake and
record of gallant acts.
LOUIS PHIILIP, 609 Broadway, N.
Soldier's price, $50; Civilian's,
$75. Send for a Circular. J. W. WESTON, Agt., 491 Broadway, N. Y.
A GOLD OR SILVER WATCH
And a Gold Chain Free.
NEW STATIONERY PRIZE PACKETS for
the Holidays. NEW and SPECIAL INDUCEMENTS to AGENTS. Send for our New Circular.
G. S. HASKINS & CO., 36 Beekman
Street, N. Y.
A Household Word.—Buy your
Housekeeping Articles at BASSFORD'S, Cooper Institute, New York.
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
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.
The Trade supplied by HOWARD,
SANGER & CO., 105 and 107 Chambers Street, N. Y., and for sale by all Druggists.
Davis Collamore & Co., 479 Broadway, below Broome
Street. Are now Opening HOLIDAY GOODS in
great VARIETY and of very beautiful styles.
Also DINING, TEA, and TOILET
SETS. GLASS WARE, ENGRAVED with CREST or INITIAL.
BLUE CANTON COFFEE CUPS, &c., &c.
CHICKEN EGG DISHES.
The Soldier's Gift
To the Loved One at Home.
We will deliver free of freight
charge, at any Express Office East of St. Joseph, Mo., any of our beautiful
Albums of the value of $5 or more, that may be ordered by members of the Army or
Navy of the United States as Presents to friends at home. We manufacture elegant
styles at all prices to $25, and higher.
E. & H. T. ANTHONY,
Manufacturers and Importers,
501 Broadway, N. Y.
Learn to Skate in One Hour by
$7. WATCHES. $7.
A Beautiful Engraved 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.
Frank Leslie's Illustrated
Newspaper, of Aug. 22, says: "Messrs. NORTON & CO. have combined two very
desirable things in a watch—cheapness and reliability. When it is known that for
$7 a person can have an excellent timekeeper, there will be greater punctuality
in all the affairs of life."
Europe, as well as this country,
having received the first Prize Medal at the World's Exhibition in London, 1862.
The principal reason why the
Steinway Pianos are superior to all others is, that the firm is composed of five
practical pianoforte makers (father and four sons), who invent all their own
improvements, and under whose personal supervision every part of the instrument
is manufactured. Ware-rooms, Nos 82 & 84 Walker Street, N. Y.
$35 WATCHES. $35
Genuine Full-Jeweled American
Lever Watches, in 4 Ounce Coin Silver Hunting Cases, Gold Joints, for $35.
Also every variety of gold
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
208 Broadway New York.
$15 Per Day Easy $15
And a Watch Free.
Employment for everybody, male
and female. 100,000 men, women, and children wanted to act as our Agents in
every Town and Village throughout the U. S. to sell our immensely popular,
unexcelled, and valuable extra large size PRIZE STATIONERY, RECIPES, and YANKEE
NOTION PACKAGES, containing fine Writing Materials, such as Paper, Pens,
Pencils, Envelopes, Blotters, Beautiful Emblems, Ladies' Fashion Plates, Designs
for Needlework, Cottage Keepsakes, Household Companions, Camp Companions (for
Soldiers), Parlor Amusements, Letter Writer's Guide, Medical Preparations, Many
Ways to Get Rich, Likenesses of Military Heroes, Union Designs, Gents' Pocket
Calendars for 1863, YANKEE NOTIONS of all kinds, rich and costly Presents of
Fashionable Jewelry, Rare Recipes, Games, Army Advice, &c., &c., &c, the whole
worth, if bought separately, many dollars. Price each Package ONLY 25 cents
retail. Wholesale rates to Agents very low, from 100 TO 200 PER CENT. PROFIT
ALLOWED. Our Packages stand same as ever, alone, and above all competitors, and
have long been acknowledged as the leading and only real valuable and standard
Articles of the kind now manufactured. Packages of all descriptions put up by
the 1000 for Sutlers, Peddlers, Wholesale Dealers, &c. Goods sent by Express
safe to ALL PARTS of the army South or Southwest. A SPLENDID SOLID SILVER WATCH,
ENGLISH MOVEMENTS, and correct timepiece, presented FREE to each person who acts
as our agent. Send for our NEW Circulars, containing Extra Premium Inducements,
sent free. S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau St., N. Y. The Great Original,
Largest, and Oldest Prize Package House in the World.
For Holiday Presents
Be sure and read B. T. HAYWARD'S
Notice on page 814.
Fitting, and Material.
At UNION ADAMS,
No. 637 Broadway.
Approved by the Government.
Warranted superior to any other
Pistol of the kind. Also Pocket and Belt Revolvers. Sold by the Trade generally.
E. REMINGTON & SONS,
Ilion N. Y.
3,000 dozen pure Roman Scarfs. Made from the Purest and Softest
Silk. These are the most fashionable,
elegant, and economical Scarfs ever imported, as they are reversible; one Scarf
is as good as two. They are much worn in Europe by
both ladies and gentlemen. Can be worn with either pin or ring. The whole lot will be retailed at
$1.50 AND $2 EACH. A single Scarf sent by mail on
receipt of the cash, and six cents for postage. Very fine Gold Plated Scarf Pins
or Rings At $1.50 each. S. W. H. WARD, No. 387 Broadway,
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 with a sponge. To Military Men and Travelers
they are invaluable. Price $1 each, sent by Post to
any part of the Union on receipt of $1.15.
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
AGENTS WANTED in every Town in
the Union. S. W. H. WARD, Sole Agent for U.
S., 387 B'way, N. Y.
the largest assortment in New
York, $2.75, $3, $3.75 each; all cut one yard long. A single Shirt sent by mail on
receipt of the cost. The cost of postage must be enclosed—63 cents for each
Shirt. Send the size of your neck.
ENGLISH MERINO UNDERSHIRTS AND
DRAWERS, $2, $2.25, and $2.50. SCOTCH LAMB'S WOOL UNDERSHIRTS AND DRAWERS. ALSO,
FINE WHITE SHIRTS MADE TO MEASURE AT $24, $30, $36, AND $42 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. The Cash can be paid to Express
company on receipt of goods. S. W. H. WARD, No. 387 Broadway, New York.
Military and Masonic Goods.
Emerson Silver, Office No. 447 Broome Street,
second door west of Broadway, N. Y., Factory, Trenton, N. J. Manufacturers of rich
presentation and Masonic regulation swords, fine spurs, belts, jewels, flags,
banners, &c., &c. Our facilities are unsurpassed. We make every part within our
own establishment, and are constantly getting up now and superior designs.
OVER 30,000 SWORDS made for
United States Government since the war.
To sell the most interesting and
popular BOOK on the War yet published. "GENERAL BUTLER IN NEW ORLEANS; A Full
Account of the Capture of New Orleans, and Gen. Butler's Administration There,"
with much other interesting matter. By JAMES PARTON, author of those most
interesting of American Biographies, "Life of Andrew Jackson," "Life of Aaron
Burr," &c., &c. Everybody wants to read Mr. Parton's new book. Agents can do
finely with it. Retail price $2. Apply to the Publishers, MASON BROTHERS, Nos. 5 and 7
Mercer St., N. Y.
Fogg's Double-Action Patent Lever
Manufactured and for sale on
Straps, at wholesale, by F. STEVENS, Manufacturer of Skates, Straps, and Leather
Goods, 215 Pearl St., New York, 68 Kilby St., Boston.
Patent compressed Ivory Billiard
Balls, 2 1/2 and 2 3/8 in., $10 per set. 2 in. Bagatelle, $8 per set. 1 3/4 in.
Bagatelle, $6 per set. 15 Ball Pool, $30 set. WM. M. WELLING, 207 Centre St.,
New York, sign of the Golden Elephant.
GOLD PENS AND CASES.
Retailed at wholesale prices. 14
kt. Gold Pen, Solid Silver Case, $. 50, warranted for one year, guarantee
accompanying each Pen. Send for a circular. Pens re-pointed on receipt of 35
cents. E. S. JOHNSON, 15 Maiden Lane,
MUNN & CO.,
Solicitors of American and
And Publishers of the ILLUSTRATED
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN, 37 Park Row, N. Y. Pamphlets of information concerning
Patents, FREE. Specimens of the Paper, FREE.
The only enameled "Turn-over"
Collar made in metals. Send $1 for a "Turn-over" or 75 cents for a "Choker," to
Box 5173, and receive it by return mail. American enameled Metallic Collar Co.,
94 Pine St., N. Y.
Prang's Album Pictures, in Oil
Colors, ought to grace the Photograph Album of ever Lady.
400 subjects, such as
Autumn Leaves, Flowers,
Views of the Hudson and of
Central Park, &c., &c., are now ready.
Little Red Riding Hood, the
prettiest, most original book published this season. It is in shape of a paper
doll, and gives the old tale of Little Red Riding Hood in verses, with 36
Illustrations in Oil Colors.
For sale at all Booksellers.
L. PRANG & CO.,
Beware the Northeaster.
Totally exclude Wind, Rain, Snow,
and Dust from the crevices of doors and windows, without interfering with the
free use of the same for ventilating purposes. They save one half the fuel, stop
the rattling of the sashes, and are deadeners of sound from the street or
otherwise. For circulars with references to thousands of our most respectable
citizens, address, THE PATENT METALLIC WEATHER STRIP COMPANY, No. 644 Broadway,
corner Bleecker Street, over the Manhattan Savings Bank. LOCAL AGENTS WANTED
IVORY SLEEVE BUTTONS
Engraved with initials, 75c. per
pair, sent free on receipt of the price. Pearl, $1.00 per set each. WM. M.
WELLING, manufacturer of Ivory goods, 207 Centre St., N. Y., sign of the Golden
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