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Issachar is a strong
ass, couching down between two burdens: And he saw that rest was good, and the
land that it was pleasant; and
bowed his shoulder to bear, and became a servant unto tribute.—Genesis,
Ch. 49, Verses 14, 15.
Dealers in Government Securities,
Agents for U. S. Five Twenty Loan
are prepared to furnish the U. S.
FIVE TWEN'T'Y-YEAR SIX PER CENT. BONDS, direct from the Government, at PAR and
ACCRUED INTEREST, as heretofore.
ON AND AFTER JULY 1, THE
PRIVILEGE OF CONVERTING LEGAL-TENDER NOTES INTO THE FIVE TWENTY-YEAR PONDS AT
PAR WILL CEASE. Parties wishing to secure a United States Bond paying six per
cent. interest IN GOLD, AT PAR, should send in their orders before that time.
We also keep on hand a constant
supply of all classes of Government Securities for sale at the lowest market
U. S. 7-30 TREASURY NOTES.
U. S. 6 PER CENT. BONDS of 1381.
U. S. ONE-YEAR CERTIFICATES OF
INDEBTEDNESS, &c., &c.
FISK & HATCH,
No. 38 Wall Street, New York.
A Splendid Silver Hunting Case Lever, that
indicates the day of the month accurately, for $22; usual price $35 to $45,
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
208 Broadway, New York.
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.
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.
Card Photographs for Albums of
The Blue Beard of New Orleans.
The Emperor of China.
The Reliable Gentlemen.
The Intelligent Contraband.
The New York Post Boy.
The Ogress, Emperor of China's
The Angel of Peace.
The Happy Governor of
The British Lion, on and off the
General of Black Horse Cavalry.
Price 15 cents. Can be sent by
E. & H. T. ANTHONY,
501 Broadway, N. Y.
GEN. KEARNY LEADING A CHARGE,
A most exquisite and spirited picture.
CARD PHOTOGRAPH FOR ALBUMS—Price
Just Published by
E. & H. T. ANTHONY,
501 Broadway, N. Y.
History of the Rebellion
Agents Wanted in all parts of the
loyal states and Canadas. Exclusive territory given. Liberal inducements offered.
150,000 volumes already sold.
Address or apply to HURLBURT, WILLIAMS & CO., Hartford, Conn.
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.
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
$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 BEAUTIFUL MICROSCOPE
For 28 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.
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.
$200 A MONTH! $200
Were I not a Soldier I could make
the above amount. I will send full particulars to Citizens on receipt of $1.
Address JOSHUA WVEAVER, Co. G, 140th Regiment, Pa. Volunteers, Washington, D. C.
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
Eureka 2.25 Large Eureka " 1.50 Mammoth
Eureka 3.50 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. Pens repointed on the
receipt of 36 cents. 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. E. S. JOHNSON, Manufactory and Office, 15 Maiden
Lane, New York City.
Shults' Onguent.—Warranted to
produce a full set of whiskers in six weeks or money refunded. Sent, post-paid,
for 30 cts. Address C. F. Shults, Troy, N. Y.
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.
Fitting, and Material.
At UNION ADAMS,
No. 637 Broadway.
Lockwood's, 675 Broadway.
Union League Badge.
A Saving of 20 per cent. by
buying Housekeeping Articles at E. D. BASSFORD'S Great Bazaar, Cooper Institute,
Astor Place, New York.
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
States. Its prominent features are as
follows: A permanent Capital Stock of
$125,000, now largely added to by accumulation. Stockholders receive no other
dividends than legal interest on their stock. Policy-Holders receive
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
separate disadvantages. 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 Ins
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
IF YOU WANT TO BE CURED OF
Spring is the time to use DR.
YELLOW DOCK SYRUP,
Which Purifies the Blood,
Invigorates the Body, gives Tone to the Nerves, Strength to the Muscles, and
Health to every Channel, Joint, and Limb. One Dollar per Bottle (which
often cures). Depot, 130 CHATHAM ST., N. Y.
Sold 502 GRAND ST. Ask for LEATHE'S YELLOW DOCK SYRUP. Take no other.
Established 1848. Sold by Druggists everywhere.
"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.
Attention General Grant's,
Hooker's, Banks, and Birney's Divisions. Kearney Cross. 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. B. T. HAYWARD, Manufacturing
Jeweler, Box 4876. 208 Broadway, N.
National Union Leaugue.
E. N. FOOTE & CO., Manufacturers Jewelry, 208
Broadway, New York.
Best Color for Villas, Cottages,
and Barns. Will stand any Climate. R. REYNOLDS, Agent, 74 Maiden Lane, N.Y.
Enameled Furniture. 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.
Davis Collamore & Co., 479 Broadway, Between Broome and Grand
Street, Are now opening New MEDALION,
DINING AND TEA SETS, Parian Ware, Vases, &c., &c.
A THOUSAND REFRIGERATORS found at
E. D. BASSFORD'S Great Bazaar, Cooper Institute, New York.
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
TO CONSUMPTTVES.—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.