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Robert E. Lee Portrait
"Six cents a glass rayther dear, you think? Pshaw! what's the good of having you
fellows here from New York, if we can't make something out of you to cover what
we lose by the rebel raiders?"
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.
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
They purify the breath and
acidity of the stomach.
They cure Dyspepsia and
They cure Diarrhea, Cholera, and
They cure Liver Complaint and
They are the best Bitter 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.
Cured by Bates' Patent scientific
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Stuttering, &c. They took the Prize Medal at the last London Exhibition.
For (new Edition of) Pamphlets
and Drawings describing the same, address H. C. L. MEARS, 277 West 23d Street,
New York. P. O. Box 5076.
FRENCH AND ENGLISH FANCY GOODS.
Also, a full assortment of
Jet, Coral, and Steel Goods.
Schuyler, Hartley & Graham,
19 Maiden Lane & 22 Sohn Street,
15 Rue d'Enghein, Paris,
47 Hampton St., Birmingham, Eng.
A Bad Breath
The Greatest Curse the Human
is Heir to.
How many lovers it has separated!
how many friends forever parted! The subject is so delicate that none dare
mention it. 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, Freckles;
rendering the skin beautifully soft and white. For sale by all Druggists.
D. S. BARNES & CO.,
Broadway, N. Y., Agents.
To Bookkeepers.—How to add three
columns at once. Great mathematical gifts are not necessary. Systematic, plain
instructions, Fifty Cents. Address
J. W. PAYNE, Monroeton, Bradford
POLLAK & SON, 357 Broome Street,
Pipes cut to order, and sent by
Express all over the country. All kinds of repairing done. The largest
collection of New and Old Pipes on exhibition free of charge.
A Double Number,
Full of Engravings. The Best
THE PHRENOLOGICAL JOURNAL for
July contains Portraits, Characters, and Biographies of Lord Brougham, E. H.
Dixon, Stonewall Jackson, Ann E. Dickinson—An Illustrated Article on HUMAN
NOSES—The Temperaments —A new Facial Angle, with Illustrations. ETHNOLOGY —The
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Turkey—Female life in London—Soul and Body—Man's Religious
Nature—Accountability—Fatality, &c. Only 15 cents; or $1 50 a year. Now Volume.
FOWLER & WELLS, N. Y.
National Union League.
E. N. FOOTE & CO.,
Manufacturers Jewelry, 208
Broadway, New York.
Attention General Grant's,
Rosecrans', Meade's, Banks's, and Birney's Divisions.
I will send the above-named Cross
Pin in Gold Plate to any Soldier on the receipt of $1. Also for $1 I will send
as sample either a beautiful Gold Pen and Pencil, or New Style Vest Chain, or
California Diamond Ring or Pin, or Seal Ring, or a Gold Masonic Pin or Ring, or
an Engraved Locket or Bracelet; and for 50 cents I will send a sample of the New
Union League Pin, together with my wholesale circular, which comprises the
greatest variety, and is universally known as the cheapest wholesale Cash
Jewelry House in the U. S.
B. T. HAYWARD, Manufacturing
Box 4876. 208 Broadway, N.
A THOUSAND REFRIGERATORS found at
E. D. BASSFORD'S Great Bazar, Cooper Institute, New York.
$22. WATCHES. $22.
A Splendid Silver Hunting Case
Lever, that indicates the day of the month accurately, for $22; usual price $35
$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 most be
pre-paid, as the Express Companies will not take bills for collection on
J. L. FERGUSON, IMPORTER OF
208 Broadway, New York.
FINE DRESS SHIRTS
Fitting, and Material.
No. 637 Broadway.
Gold Pens and Cases,
Retailed at Wholesale Prices.
Ladies' Pens $75 Engrossing Pens $2.00
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.
Lockwood's, 675 Broadway.
CHARLES L. LOCKWOOD,
Lafarge block. 675 Broadway, N.Y.
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
Best Color for Villas, Cottages,
and Barns. Will stand any Climate. R. REYNOLDS, Agent, 74 Maiden Lane, N.Y.
All styles and prices. Also
Chamber Suites in Walnut and Chestnut. The best assortment in the city,
Wholesale and Retail, at 277 Canal Street. WARREN WARD.
$40 a Month and Expenses. For
particulars address (with stamp) HARRIS BROS., Boston, Mass.
$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.
A Rainy Day in the Country.
the Cartes de Visite with "Newton's Albumen Colors." $3.35 will buy a book of
instructions and a complete set of colors, &c. J. E. Tilton & Co., Boston. New
York, Walter Low, 823 Broadway; M. Knoedler, 772 Broadway; D. Appleton & Co.,
346 Broadway; Servile's Manufacturing Co., 4 Beekman Street.
Superior Farm Land
At low prices. Franklinville and
Lake Tract, on West Jersey Railroad, 25 miles south of Philadelphia, in lots to
suit purchasers. Circulars, containing reports of Solon Robinson, Hon. Wm.
Parry, and others, with full information, sent free by addressing JOHN H.
COFFIN, Franklinville, Gloucester County, New Jersey.
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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
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ALL THE PROFITS,
WITHOUT ANY PERSONAL LIABILITY.
The only Stock Company in the
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divided among the Policy-Holders. It has, therefore, all the
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separate disadvantages. Dividends to Policy-Holders once
credited, are never forfeited. Proportion of Assets to
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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
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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
Made to Measure at $24, $30, $36
& $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.
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
are invaluable. Price $1 each; sent by post on
receipt of $1.12. Wholesale and retail. S. W. H. WARD, No. 387 Broadway,
New York. A liberal discount to dealers.
"EUREKA CLOTHES SQUEEZERS."
Simple, durable, best in market,
self adjusting. No. 1, price $5.50; No. 2, $6.00; No. 3, $7.00; No. 4, $9.00.
Sent to any part of the country,
free, on receipt of retail price. (Agents wanted.)
M. J. CLUFF, Agt., 8 India
Street, Boston, and
206 Pearl Street, New York.
For sale by all the principal
dealers throughout the
BALLOU BROTHERS, 403 Broadway,
Old and New Books and Magazines
Of every description bought. A
large stock of second-hand books for sale cheap. GEO. W. THORNE, Bookstore, 60
Nassau Street, near Maiden Lane, New York.
The Celebrated Craig Microscope
Will be mailed, pre-paid, for
$2.25; or, with six beautiful mounted objects, for $3; or, with 24 objects, for
$5, by HENRY CRAIG, 180 Centre Street, 3d floor, New York. Liberal discount to
TO CONSUMPTIVES.—You will get the
Recipe for a sure cure for Coughs, Colds, Consumption, and all lung conplaints,
by sending to D. Adee, 381 Pearl St., N. Y. He sends it free. Write for it.—It
has cured thousands.