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THE REASON WHY.
CUSTOMER. "Your PAPA says he
hain't no Pennies to make change with. You seem to have lots of 'em."
GROCER'S SON. " Guess I have; and
POP'S got six barrels full down cellar. He's waitin' for 'em to rise." (You
should have seen the EXPRESSION of POP'S FACE.)
Bankers and Dealers in Government
479 Broadway, below Broome St.,
IMPORTERS OF FINE CHINA,
WEDGEWOOD, PARIAN, &c., &c. ENGRAVED GLASS to order in great variety. COLORED
STONE CHINA DINING SETS.
They are supplied by such writers
as Harriet Prescott, J.
T. Trowbridge, Caroline Chesebro, Bayard Taylor, Rose
Terry, and other contributors of eminent ability. Some of
THE BEST STORIES
in the language have been written
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TICKNOR & FIELDS, Boston.
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Large and thriving settlement,
mild and healthful climate, 30 miles south of Philadelphia by railroad. Rich
soil, producing large crops, which can now be seen growing. Ten, twenty, and
fifty acre tracts, at from $25 to $35 per acre, payable within four years. Good
business openings for manufactories and others. Churches, schools, and good
society. It is now the most improving place East or West. Hundreds are settling
and building. The beauty with which the place is laid out is unsurpassed.
Letters answered. Papers giving full information will be sent free. Address
CHAS. K. LANDIS, Vineland Post Office, Cumberland County, New Jersey.
Front Report of Solon Robinson,
Agricultural Editor of the 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.
Twins and Papers H. A. HARVEY, 84
Maiden Lane, N. Y.
A SWEET AND
What lady or gentleman would
remain under the curse of a disagreeable breath, when, by using the
BALM OF THOUSAND FLOWERS,
it would be cured? 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 yourself ignorant
of the fact. To effect a radical cure, use the Balm as a tooth-wash night and
For bathing suffering infants, a
few drops poured into a basin of water will dispel all fever, tetter, &c.
When used for washing night and
morning, it eradicates all Tan, Pimples, and Freckles, rendering the skin loft
and white, and free from blemish.
Price 75 Cents. For sale by all
For the Hair.
Will surely prevent hair pulling
out. The best Hair Dressing in the market. For sale by all Druggists.
Prepared only by
WARING & CO.,
35 Dey Street, New York.
Good News for the
Hereafter we will send,
post-paid, any of our PHOTOGRAPHIC ALBUMS ordered by soldiers for themselves or
friends, giving an Album of the full value of the money sent.
Our Albums have the reputation of
being superior to all others in beauty and durability, and range in price from
50 ctc. to $50.
Our catalogue of
now embraces about 5000 officers,
army and navy, statesmen, actors, copies of works of art, &c. Catalogue sent on
receipt of stamp.
Stereoscopes and Stereoscopic
Our assortment of these is very
extensive, including a great variety of views of the present war.
Catalogue sent on receipt of
E. & H. T. ANTHONY & CO,
501 Broadway, New York.
Manufacturers of Photographic Materials.
Kerosene Glue Pot.
We are glad to present the public
with a new MONEY-SAVING article,
Simple in Construction,
as easily managed as an ordinary
lamp used for lighting purposes. In fact, is simply a common lamp to which we
apply the principle of heating over and around the flame, as secured to us by
letters Patent, issued by the United States, and known as
FISH'S PATENT. With this simple
apparatus, Glue may be kept hot all day, and not consume
5 Cents Worth of Oil.
To mechanics and artisans who are
compelled to use alcohol at present high prices, this article will save its cost
in ONE WEEK. Also
Fish's Patent Cooking Lamp and
Nursery, or Night Lamp.
Send for a circular and pamphlet
to the Kerosene Lamp Heater Co., 206 Pearl Street, N. Y.
A BEAUTIFUL, ENGRAVED GOLD PLATED
WATCH, Double Case, Lever Cap, small size, enameled dial, cut hands, "English
Movements," and correct time-keeper.
A single one sent free by mail in
neat case, WITH A BEAUTIFUL CHAIN, for only $8. A neat SILVER WATCH, same as
above, specially adapted
to the ARMY. Sent free by mail,
for only $7. Address CHAS. P. NORTON & CO., Importers, 38 & 40 Ann Street, New
No. 44 Wall Street, New York,
Bankers and Dealers in all kinds of Government Stocks.
U. S. 7.30 Treasury Notes,
converted into 6 per cent. Bonds
The Bonds of New 10-40 Loan on
hand for immediate delivery.
Of every description now ready in
Pin and Medal. Trade orders solicited and promptly filled at Factory prices.
Wholesale Depot Campaign Medal Co.,436 Broadway, N. Y.
AGENTS WANTED. — $50 per month
guaranteed. For terms and specimens, address, with stamp, L. L. TODD & CO., New
A Word to our Fair Readers.
—Health the of basis of beauty.--Pimples blotches, and all skin diseases. —A
clear complexion is not only essential to female loveliness, but it is equally
an external evidence of health--while sallowness, pimples, and all cutaneous
eruptions are indicative of a disturbed condition of the stomach and liver. Upon
these organs the famous aperient and tonic known as Holloway's Pills, act with a
directness, precision, and rapidity unparalleled in Medical Science, while the
Ointment purges the vesicles of the skin, and imparts a brilliancy and roseate
tint to that delicate envelope. All who value health and beauty should beware of
tampering with cosmetics, as they are not only pernicious but highly dangerous
Sold at the manufactory of
Professor HOLLOWAY, 80 Maiden Lane, New York.
DRY AND GROUND IN OIL
in several drab shades.
For English and Gothic Cottages.
Outbuildings, &c. ROBERT REYNOLDS, Agent, No. 74 Maiden Lane.
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.
$15 Per Day, $15
Made easy by every Agent who
sells our Great New and Wonderful Extra Large Size Stationery and Prize
Packages. $25 CAN BE MADE in a few hours by smart agents. Greatest money-making
business of the age. Each Package contains large quantities of fine Writing
Materials, such as Paper, Envelopes, Pens, Pencils, Blotters, Emblems, Ladies'
Paris Fashion Plates, Designs for Needle-work, Cottage Keepsakes, Household
Companions, Parlor Amusements, Guide for Letter Writer, Many Ways to Get Rich,
Gents' Pocket Calendars for the Year, Union Designs, YANKEE NOTIONS of all
kinds, Recipes, Games, Engravings, Rich and Costly Presents of Fashionable
Jewelry, etc., etc., etc. Agents guaranteed $15 per day. A splendid SOLID GOLD
or Silver Hunting Case LEVER WATCH (warranted) presented FREE to each Agent.
Send for our greet new circulars for 1864 containing extra premium inducments,
free. S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102 Nassau Street. N. Y.
Self-Measurement for Shirts,
Printed directions, for Self-Measurement, list of prices, and drawings of
different styles of Shirts and Collars sent free everywhere.
ENAMALED 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 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.
THE BOWEN MICROSCOPE,
Magnifying small objects 500
times. MAILED FREE everywhere for 50 CENTS, or THREE FOR $100.
Address F. C. BOWEN, Box 220,
Hardens and invigorates the Gums.
Purifies and Sweeten, the breath.
Cleanses, Beautifies, and Preserves the Teeth.
Sold by all Druggist; and Fancy
Goods Dealers. Price 75 cents per bottle.
HALL & RUCKEL, Proprietors,
218 Greenwich St., New York.
HATCH. JOHNSON & CO., 81
J. S. Lowrey & Co., 37 Warren
St., New York; Van Deusen, Boehmer & Co., 627 Chestnut St, Phila. ; Hodges
Bros., 23 Hanover St., Baltimore ; Wall, Stephens to Co., 322 Pennsylvania Av.,
Wash'n ; Leavitt & Bevis, cor. Fifth and Vine Sts., Cincinnati; J. Von Borries &
Co., 484 Main St.,Louisville; A. Frankenthal & Bro.,6 No. Main St., St. Louis ;
Bradford Bros., Milwaukee; Weed, Witters & Co., 7 to 18 Tohoupitdulas St., N. O.