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OLD Dutch FARMER. " O yes ! I's
all ready. T'ose plame Rascals no cotch me again. I got ebery ting pack up all
on de vagon ! Rebs
come; Off I go! Rebs no cotch me!"
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Professor HOLLOWAY, 80 Maiden Lane, New York.
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Bankers and Dealers in all kinds
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U. S. 7.30 Treasury Notes,
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The Bonds of New 10-40 Loan on
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Will surely prevent hair falling
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A SWEET AND
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CARPET WARP. Twines and Paper. H.
A. HARVEY, 84 Maiden Lane, N.Y. Gold. Pens.—THE Johnson pen, for the past three
years so well known to the
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such low figures. Old Pens repointed on the receipt of 50 cents by mail. Send
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Kerosene Glue Pot.
We are glad to present the public
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Simple in Construction.
as easily managed as an ordinary
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letters Patent, issued by the United States, and known as
With this simple apparatus, Glue
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Send for a circular and pamphlet
to the Kerosene Lamp Heater Co., 206 Pearl Street, N. Y.
DRY AND GROUND IN OIL
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GOOD STORIES always form a part
of the contents of the
They are supplied by such.
writers as Harriet Prescott, J. T. Trowbridge, Caroline Chesebro, Bayard Taylor,
Rose Terry, and other contributors of eminent ability. Seine of THE BEST STORIES
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AGENTS WANTED. — $50 per month
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A BEAUTIFUL. ENGRAVED GOLD PLATED
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A single one sent free by mail in
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CHAS. P. NORTON & CO., Importers, 38 & 40 Ann Street, New 'York.
Munro's Ten Cent Novels, for
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The Ocean Rovers; No. 13, The Fox Outwitted ; No. 14, Zeke Sternum, the
Lion-Hearted Scout; No. 15, The Scourge of the Seas; No. 16, The Captive Maiden
; No. 17. Long-Legged Joe, or the Demon of the Woods; No, 18, The Wild Scout of
the Mountains; No. 19, The Forest Lodge; No. 20, The Rollicking Rangers, to be
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or Silver Hunting Case LEVER WATCH (warranted) presented FREE to each Agent.
Send for our great new circulars for 1864 containing extra premium inducements,
free. S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nasssau Street, N. Y. U. S.
Army Agency, 64 Bleecker Street, N. Y., opposite Pay Department. All persons
having claims against the Government should present them at this office for
adjustment and payment. Bounty of $100 00, in the following cases are now being
paid. SOLDIERS DISCHARGED on account of wounds received in battle. VOLUNTEERS or
REGULARS DISCHARGED after having served 2 years Payment prompt. Discharge can be
sent by mail.
Self-Measurement for Shirts.
Printed directions for Self-Measurement, list of prices, and drawings of
different styles of Shirts and Collars sent free everywhere.
ENAMELED WHITE, Having the
apperance and comfort of linen, have been worn in England for the least two
years in preference to any other collar, as they are readily cleaned in one
minute with a sponge. To Military Men and Travellers they are invaluable. Price
75 cts. each; sent by post to any part of the Union on the receipt of 90 cents.*
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL. AGENTS WANTED in every Town in the Union. S. W. H. WARD,
387 Broadway. N. Y.
To Everybody !
Buy your Matches now, before the
stamp tax goes on and doubles the price. The Diamond Parlor Match, the best in
the world, are selling cheaper than any others, at the Lodi Manufacturing Co.'s,
66 Cortlandt St., N. Y.
HARPER & BROTHERS
Have just Published:
NINETEEN BEAUTIFUL, YEARS; or,
Sketches of a Girl's Life. Written by her SISTER. With an Introduction by Rev.
R. S. FOSTER, D.D. 16mo, Cloth, 90 cents.