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A SUGGESTION FOR TRAVELERS BY THE
RAILROAD BRIGAND. "
Say, Mister, what's the time o' day by your ticker?"
regret, my friend, that I have no ticker: but I've got a little repeater here
that's just ready to strike six!"
won't you give me a
SHE. "No, I can't do that exactly ; but I'll
lend you one."
FISK & HATCH,
Bankers and Dealers in Government
479 Broadway, below Broome St.,
IMPORTERS OF FINE CHINA, WEDGEWOOD, PARIAN, &c.,
&c. ENGRAVED GLASS
order in great variety. COLORED STONE CHINA DINING SETS.
you want the best Pen ever used, send to Johnson for circular of engravings,
giving exact sizes and prices. Pens repointed at 50c. each, by mail.
E. S. JOHNSON, Manufacturer, 15 Maiden Lane.
Self-Measurement for Shirts.
Printed directions for Self-Measurement, list of prices,
and drawings of different styles of Shirts and Collars, sent'
free every where.
French Flannel Overshirts.
Cut 38 inches long, $4 75 and $5 00 each. Sent by mail on receipt of the Cash
and 63 cents postage each shirt.
Enameled White, having all the comforts of linen
collars. Washed and dried in a moment. A sample Collar mailed free on receipt of
75 cents. Cuffs $1 00 per pair. Ladies' Collars and Cuffs same price.
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
AGENTS WANTED in every Town in the Union.
S. W. H. WAND 387
Broadway N. Y.
DIAMOND PARLOR MATCHES.
market. Without Sulphur. Weak lungs not affected by their use. Very cheap.
Wholesale and retail, by by the
CO. 66 Courtlandt N.
Oh , Oh, Oh, Boys !
But that's a good Pipe, so handy to carry, so pleasant to smoke, so easy to
clean, always ready. It is a gay thing for the Bold Soldier Boys. 1 dozen sent
free (by permission) on receipt of $2 50. RICHARDS & CO., 97 William Street, New York.
A. RAYMOND (late ROGERS & RAYMOND), having completed his stock of FASHIONABLE
CLOTHING for the present and
aproaching seasons, would draw the especial attention of the public to
two points in the business
character of the old-established house of which he is now the sole
proprietor ; viz., the superior quality, style, and variety of its assortments
in every department, and the fair and reasonable prices affixed to them. In
consequence of the MATERIAL DECLINE IN GOLD, the Fall and Winter Stock,
consisting of a superb line of
Overcoats and Oversacks, Gentlemen's
Business and Dress Clothing of the very latest styles; Army and Navy Officers'
Clothing in great variety; School Dress and Fancy Clothing for Boys; a large
assortment of Boys'
Over-coats, and a choice selection of Furnishing Goods, are offered at such
REDUCED RATES as to afford unequaled advantages to purchasers. A. RAYMOND, (Late ROGERS
& RAYMOND,) Nos. 121, 123, and 125 Fulton Street,
Corner of Nassau Street,
Opposite the Herald Office.
E. & H.
Manufacturers of Photographic Materials,
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
501 BROADWAY, N. Y.
In addition to our main business of PHOTOGRAPHIC MATERIALS,
we are Headquarters for the following, viz.
STEREOSCOPES & STEREOSCOPIC VIEWS,
Of these we have an immense assortment, including War Scenes
American and Foreign Cities and Landscapes, Groups, Statuary
etc., etc. Also, Revolving Stereoscopes, for public or private exhibition.
Our Catalogue will be sent to any address on receipt
We were the first to introduce these into the United States,
and we manufacture immense quantities in great variety, ranging
in price from 50 cents to $50 each. Our ALBUMS have the
reputation of being superior in beauty and durability to any
others. They will be sent by mail, FREE, on receipt of price.
FINE ALBUMS MADE TO ORDER.,
Our Catalogue now embraces over FIVE THOUSAND different
subjects to which additions are continually being made of Portraits
of Eminent Americans, etc., viz. about 100 Major-Generals, 100 Lieut.-Colonels, 550 Statesmen,
200 Brig.-Generals, 250 Other Officers, 130 Divines,
275 Colonels, 75 Navy
Officers, 125 Authors, 40 Artists, 125 Stage, 50
3,000 Copies of Works of Art.
including reproductions of the most celebrated Engravings,
Paintings, Statues, etc. Catalogues sent on receipt of Stamp.
An order for One Dozen PICTURES from our.
Catalogue will be
filled on the receipt of $1.80, and sent by mail, FREE. Photographers and others ordering goods C. O. D. will please
remit twenty-five per cent. of the amount with their order.
The prices and quality of our
goods cannot fail to satisfy.
FOR A FORTUNE,
Address FRANKLIN S. M. CO., Box
302, Boston, Mass.
FRIENDS ! Send a stamp for
information and my Circulars.
Address L. M. HARRIS, Boston, Mass. Vineland Lands.
To all Wanting Farms. 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.
From 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
Martel's Great Picture
Now on exhibition and for sale at Messrs. BALL, BLACK &
CO.'S, TIFFANY & CO.'S,
APPLETON & CO.'S, WM. SCHAUS,
and WILLIAMS & STEVENS, this city, sent to any part of
the world on receipt of price (six dollars), or by express,
C. O. D. (Address) CENTRAL PARK PUBLISHING
CO., 720 Broadway, New York.
(First-Class Local Agents Wanted every where.)
We will send to any address one of our Large Size, Fine
Quality, Warranted Diamond-Pointed Gold Pens and Silver-Plated
Extension Holders, or Silver Ebony Holder,
and Morocco Case, for $150; or one of our Large Engrossing
Bank Pens (warranted), and Silver Ebony Desk Holder
and Case, for $2 80. Send a stamp for our Circular of
Engravings of all our New Styles, and giving Exact Sizes
and Prices. Pens Repainted for 50 cents.
AMERICAN GOLD PEN CO., 200 Broadway, N.Y.
HATCH. JOHNSON & CO., 81 Devonshire St. Boston.
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 & Co.,
322 Pennsylvania Av., Wash'n
; Leavitt Sr, Bevis, cor.
Fifth and Vine Sts., Cincinnati ; J. Von Borries & Co.,
434 Main St.,Louisville ; A. Frankenthal & Bro.,6 No. Main
St., St. Louis; Bradford Bros., Milwaukee; Weed, Witter,
& Co., 7 to 13 Tchoupitoulas St., N. O.
NOTICE TO THE TRADE.
The immense popularity of " Gray's
Patent Molded Collar"
has given rise to sundry imitations and infringements
of my patents.
The public, and especially dealers in collars, are cautioned
that all such violations of my rights will be strictly
prosecuted. SOLOMON S.
GRAY. BOSTON, October 1,
Playing 1 to 24 tunes; costing from $3 50 to $650 00.
M. J. PAILLARD, 21 Maiden Lane (up stairs), New York.
NEW BOOKS, NOW READY: OLD ABE'S JOKES, 128 pp., 35 cents. THE
LIFE of ABRAHAM LINCOLN, 100 pp., 25 cents.
TILE LIFE of GEO. B. M'CLELLAN,100 pp., 25 cents.
THE AMERICAN SYSTEM OF COOKERY, 132 pp., 25 cents.
Sold everywhere. Mailed, post-paid. T. R. Dawly, N. Y.
THE BOWEN MICROSCOPE, Magnifying
small objects 500 times. MAILED FREE everywhere for 50 CENTS, OR THREE
FOR $1 00.
Address F. C. BOWEN, Box 220, Boston, Mass.
For Descriptive List of Useful
Consisting of Tool Chests, Ladies' Garden Chests, Amateurs'
Lathes, &c,, &c., address GEO. PARB, Buffalo, N. Y.
A WATCH FREE,
And $15 to $20 per day, made easy, selling our Latest
Novelty, now creating such an Immense Sensation and
extraordinary demand throughout the Army and Country.
The Great, New,
and Wonderful PRIZE
Extra Large. Size 6 by 10. Just Out. Each of which
contains Several Dollars' Worth of useful and Valuable
Goods, PRIZES, &c. Price only 25 cents. Articles that
Soldiers and Families can not do without. Thousands
sold every day. Soldiers can clear a Month's
Pay in one
day. Agents wanted in every town, village, and camp
for this Standard Article. A splendid Gold or Silver
WATCH presented free as a premium to every Agent.
This is the greatest money making and surest business of
the day. Profits very large. Sales rapid. We guarantee
any agent $15 per day. All goods forwarded, with premiums,
same day the order is received. Catalogues, with
Premium Inducements, sent free. S. C. RICHARDS &
CO., 102 Nassau Street, New York, Sole Manufacturers.
A BEAUTIFUL ENGRAVED GOLD PLATED WATCH, Double
Case, Lever, Cap, small size, white enameled dial, cut
hands, "English Movements," and correct time-keeper,
with an accurate "Miniature Calendar," indicating the
"Day of the Week, Month, &c.,"
in back case.
A single one sent free by mail to any address in a neat
case, WITH A BEAUTIFUL VEST CHAIN, for only $10.
A neat SILVER WATCH, same as above, with "Miniature
Calendar," &c., specially adapted to the ARMY. Sent free
by mail, to any address, for only $7.
Address CHAS. P. NORTON & CO., Sole Importers, 38 & 40 Ann Street, New
CARPET WARP. Tobacco Twine,
Twines and Paper. H. A. HARVEY, 84 Maiden Lane,N.Y.
Calenberg Vaupel's PIANOFORTES,
99 and 101 Bleecker Street, 2d block West of Broadway.
Warranted for Six Years.
IVORY AND PEARL JEWELRY.
Pins, Ear-Rings, and Cuff-Buttons.
Latest styles, $5 00 per Set.
Gilt Belt Buckles, $3 00. Sent free
on receipt of price. WM. M. WELLING, 571 Broadway (sign of the Golden
The Celebrated Craig Microscope Is
mailed, pre-paid, for $2 50,
or with 24 beautiful mounted
objects for $5 50. Also the
for examining Insects,
Flowers, Seed, Bank-Bills, Linen,
&c., is mailed for $2, or, with 12 objects, $3 50, by
HENRY CRAIG, 180 Centre Street, New York.
He will also mail, prepaid, the BELLEVUE, or perfected
STEREOSCOPE, with sliding focus and field piece, for $3,
or, with 12 views, $6. Discount to Dealers.
FERROGRAPH "CARTES de VISITE,"
PUBLISHED BY JOHN DAINTY,
Embracing 120 Generals, Statesmen, Ladies, &c.
Send for Catalogue.
Contains each year more than
Fifteen Hundred Pages
of the best literature that the
beet American Writers can
furnish. This great amount of
Interesting and Instructive Reading
is furnished at the low price of FOUR DOLLARS a year.
Liberal reduction to clubs. Single Numbers 35 cents.
Send 25 cents, and get a specimen of the Atlantic
TICKNOR & FIELDS, Publishers, Boston, Mass.
ELLIS'S FAMILY HOMOEOPATHY, a new work, is sold at
Homoeopathic Pharmacies and Book Stores generally.
SEE S. M. WARD & CO'S NOTICE INSIDE.