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OLD MARM BRITANNIA, as she
will catch it, one of these fine days, from her own Rams.
MASON & HAMLIN'S CABINET
ORGANS, one to twelve stops each; price $70 to $600 each. A vest improvement
on everything of the Melodeon or Harmonium kind. See written testimony of more
than one hundred of the most eminent artists and organists of leading cities to
the great excellence of these instruments, and their superiority to all others
of their class for private and public use. Also Melodeons, from $60 to $170
each. Illustrated Catalogues sent free. Warerooms Nos. 5 and 7 Mercer St., New
York. Address MASON BROTHERS.
Bankers and Dealers in Government
AGENTS FOR THE UNITED STATES
Orders received for Five-Twenty
Bonds at Par, interest to commence with date of payment.
U. S. 7.30 Treasury Notes.
" One Year Certificates.
" Six per Cent. Bonds of 1881.
And all other Government
Securities bought, sold, and constantly on hand.
Accounts of Banks, Bankers, and
others received on favorable terms.
Special attention given to the
Collection of Government Vouchers, Quartermasters' Checks, and maturing
Certificates of Indebtedness.
FISK & HATCH, 38 Wall
From the N. Y. Illustrated News,
Jan. 10, 1863. "One of the prettiest, most, convenient, and decidedly the best
and cheapest time-piece for general and reliable use ever offered."
ranted an accurate time-piece.
Its size is convenient, measuring but two inches across it. Price, superbly
engraved, per case of half dozen, $204. Sample Watches, in neat Morocco boxes,
$35. If sent by mail, the postage is 36 cents; registering, 20 cents.
TERMS, CASH, INVARIABLY IN
HUBBARD BROS., Importers,
Broadway, cor. Courtlandt Street,
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.
Shults' Onguent, warranted to
produce a full sett of Whiskers in six weeks, or money refunded. Sent pstpaid,
for 31 cents. Address C. F. SHULTS, Troy, N. Y.
A SECRET WORTH KNOWING.—How to
make the CELEBRATED WESTERN CIDER without apples or other fruit, in 12 hours.
The recipe sent everywhere for 25 CENTS.
Address F. C. BOWEN, Box 220,
A Beautiful Complexion, free from
Tan, Pimples and Freckles, may easily be procured by using the "Balm of a
Thousand Flowers." For shaving it is unsurpassed. It is composed of palm oil,
honey, and other valuable articles, highly perfumed by its own ingredients, and
when used for washing, night and morning, renders the skin soft and white, and
free from blemish. Price 50 cents. For sale by all druggists.
H. P. FETRIDGE & CO., 31 and 33
Dey Street, N. Y., and for sale by all Druggists.
Furnaces, Ranges, and Stoves.
VENTILATORS, and SLATE MANTELS.
For sale by
RICHARDSON, BOYTON & CO.
Send for Circulars.
No 260 Canal St., N. Y.
New Edition Revised.
U. S. ARMY REGULATIONS;
With an Appendix containing the
Changes and Laws affecting Army Regulations and Articles of War to June 25,
1863. Official. One volume octavo, pages 594, price $1.50. For sale by
Booksellers and Newsdealers everywhere. Sent free on receipt of price.
Address GEORGE W. CHILDS,
Publisher,628 & 630 Chestnut St., Philadelphia N. B. The old edition is now
Have you seen the Neto Union
Playing Cards? National Emblems. The suits are Eagles, Shields, Stars, and
Flags. Colonel in place of King, Goddess of Liberty for Queen, Major for Jack.
They are the prettiest card made, and are rapidly taking the place of cards
having Foreign Emblems. Every body that sees them wants them. Each pack is put
up in an elegant card case, and these in dozen boxes for the trade.
Two sample packs sent in cases
free on receipt of $1. The trade supplied on liberal
terms. Address AMERICAN CARD COMPANY,
165 William St. or 455 Broadway,
Gold Pens and Cases,
Retailed at Wholesale Prices.
Ladies' Pens $.75 Engrossing Pens
Med. " .75 Union " 2.50
Large " 1.25 Mammoth " 3.00
Commercial Pens 1.50 Commercial
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. 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
36 Cts. E. S. JOHNSON, Manufactory and Office, 15 Maiden
Lane, New York City.
AGENTS, male or female, SOLDIERS,
and all having some time to spare, are particularly requested, as a FAVOR, to
send us their address, and we will send in return, FREE, information for which
they will be THANKFUL. We offer EXTRA INDUCEMENTS From $6 to $15 per day ABOVE
EXPENSES. We want addresses from EVERY COUNTY in the U. S. and from EVERY
REGIMENT in the Army Address in full, RICHARDS & CO., 37 and 39 Nassau Street,
Box 3131, N. Y.
Fish's Patent Lamp Heating
Every Family should have One.
For descriptive Pamphlet and
Price List, address W. D. RUSSEL, Agent, 206 Pearl St, N.Y. Agents wanted.
$15 Per Day Easy $15
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 pries. 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.
Exterminates Catarrh, Root and
Branch, forever. Price $1. Send stamp for pamphlet. Depot 612 Broadway.
How to Paint Photographs.
A NEW WORK.
Just published. Price 10 cents.
Sold by all principal Booksellers, Artists' supply-men, and Stock Dealers, and
sent, post-paid, by the publishers. J. E. TILTON & CO., Boston.
IF YOU WANT TO BE CURED OF Jaundice, 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.
To all Wanting Farms.
Large and thriving settlement of
Vineland. Rich soil, Good crops of Wheat, Corn, Peaches, &c., to be seen—only 30
miles from Philadelphia. Delightful climate—20 acre tracts of from $15 to $20
per acre, payable within 4 years. Good Schools and society. Good crops can be
seen growing. Hundreds are settling. On account of extreme mildness of climate,
it is highly beneficial to pulmonary complaints. Apply to CHAS. K. LANDIS, P.M.,
Vineland, Cumberland Co., New Jersey. Report of Solon Robinson and Vineland
Rural sent free. From Report of Solon Robinson, Ag. Ed. Tribune. "It is one of the most extensive
fertile tracts in an almost level position, and suitable condition for pleasant
farming that we know of this side of the Western Prairies."
Approved by the Government.
Warranted superior to any other Pistol of the kind. Address E. REMINGTON & SONS, Ilion, N. Y.
Patent Fountain Brush, for
Marking Boxes, Bundles, &c. Man'ft'd by E. P. CLARK & Co., Northampton, 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.
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."
A Splendid New Book for Boys!
Is a story of Burnside's
Expedition in North Carolina—a boy's book—full of stirring adventure and rapid
incident. The life and enthusiasm of the young hero is painted in vivid
colors."—New York Evening Post. Elegantly illustrated. Price
$1.00. Just published by J. E. TILTON &
CO., Boston, and sold at all book-stores.
"Get the Best."
AGENTS WANTED TO SELL THISTLE &
CO.'S ENTIRELY NEW 10 and 25c. PRIZE STATIONERY PACKAGE. They are the largest,
best, and cheapest manufactured. Circular sent free. Greatest inducements to
Agents. THISTLE & CO., 130 Nassau Street.
Metallic Collar Co.,
C. H. WELLING, 94 Pine Street,
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.
$22 WATCHES. $22
Genuine American Lever Watches,
in Coin Silver, heavy Hunting Case, warranted, for $22. Retail price $35. Genuine Full Jewelled American
Lever Watches, in 4 ounce Coin Silver Hunting Case, gold joint , for $35. 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. S—T—1860—X.
Drake's Plantation Bitters.
They purify, strengthen, and
invigorate. 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
Cholera Morbus. 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 dey. 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.
Fitting, and Material.
At UNION ADAMS,
No. 637 Broadway.
AND CUFFS, ENAMELED LILY WHITE.
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
S. W. H. WARD, Sole Agent for U.
S., 387 B'way, N. Y.
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.
FRENCH FLANNEL OVERSHIRTS,
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
Send the size of your neck.
ENGLISH MERINO UNDERSHIRTS AND
$2, $2.25, and $2.50.
SCOTCH LAMB'S WOOL UNDERSHIRTS
S. W. H. WARD, 387 Broadway, N.
$40 a Month and Expenses. For
particulars address (with stamp) HARRIS BROS., Boston, Mass.
VS. STEEL COLLARS!
They are more pliable, better
enameled, and more durable than "Steel." There is no danger of their attracting
the electric fluid. Inclose $1 for a "Choker," or $1.50 for a genuine "half
turn-over" collar (no imported nondescript) to the AMERICAN ENAMELED METALLIC
COLLAR COMPANY, Box No. 5173 New York City Post Office, and receive it by return
SUPERB STYLES, in ARABESQUE and
GOLD, at ANY name from $1.00 to $25.00 each. Very Elegant Albums, French Style,
for 50 pictures, sent for $5.00. Catalogue and Price List sent on
receipt of Five Cents. I. W. LUCAS & CO., 173 Broadway,