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POLITICS MAKES STRANGE
BEDFELLOWS. THE SEQUEL.
PAT to JOHNNY BULL. " Och ! had
luck to ye for a fat ould Porpoise that ye are, I knew it's after breaking down
the bed that ye'd be."
Bankers and Dealers in Government Securities,
The only enameled " Turn-over"
Collar made in metals. Send $1 00 for a "Turn-over," or 75 cents for a "Choker,"
to C. H. WELLING, 94 Pine Street, New York, and receive it by return mail.
Davis Collamore Co.,
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.
FLAGS, ILLUMINATIONS, &c.
The New Campaign Lantern,
With Illuminated Portraits and
Mottoes of the Candidates. Clubs supplied. Depot,
FUNSTON & SCOFIELD,
9 Dey Street, New York.
We will send to any address one
of our large size, fine quality, warranted Gold Pens and Silver-plated Extension
Cases, or silver Ebony Holder and Morocco Case, for $1 50. Pens repointed for 50
cents. Send stamp for circular. AMERICAN GOLD PEN CO., No. 200 Broadway, 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.
DRY AND GROUND IN OIL
in several drab shades.
For English and Gothic Cottages.
Outbuildings, &c. ROBERT REYNOLDS, Agent, No. 74 Maiden Lane,
Twines and Paper. H. A. HARVEY,
84 Maiden Lane,N.Y.
Lincoln or McClellan,
New designs. Neat and cheap.
Samples sent for 15 or 25 cents. Photograph Albums, Photographs, &c., wholesale
and retail. GEO. W. THORNE, 60 Nassau St., N. Y.
BROOCHES, EAR-RINGS AND
SLEEVE-BUTTONS —WHITE, PINK AND BLACK, $3 50 per set; beautifully engraved with
Grecian border, $5 per set. Sent free by mail on receipt of price. Ivory Combs,
$5 to $10 ; Ivory Hair Pins, $3 ; Ivory Initial Buttons, $1 ; Pearl Initial
Buttons, $1 50. WM. M. WELLING, 571 Broadway, N. Y. SIGN, GOLDEN ELEPHANT. Gold
Pens.—If 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.
U. S. Army Agency, 64 Bleecker
St., N. Y., Opposite Pay Department. Heirs of Deceased Soldiers should present
their Claims at this office for settlement. Information given when requested by
Legal Heirs seeking information
as to whereabouts of Soldiers killed or wounded in Battle, should apply at this
office by letter or otherwise.
All just claims against the
Government unsettled should be presented at this office.
Colored Soldiers who have not
received full pay while in service, can receive the difference. They are
entitled to same pay and allowances as white soldiers ; also Pensions and
$100 Bounty due to soldiers
discharged for wounds received in Battle. $100 Bounty due to regulars enlisting
July 1, 1861, discharged ter wounds. All applications by letter, postage stamps
should be enclosed.
SPENCER REPEATING RIFLE.
The Subscribers offer at
wholesale and retail the celebrated " SPENCER" SEVEN-SHOT REPEATING RIFLES and
Carbines, as now used in the Service. Also, "HEAVY-BARREL MUZZLE LOADING GUNS,"
for SHARP SHOOTERS' use, of superior quality, fitted with Telescopic Sights,
Moulds, Swadges, &c., complete. " Telescopic Sights," separate, furnished for
any pattern of gun, together with a general assortment of MILITARY ARMS and
EQUIPMENTS, "Springfield" and "Enfield" Rifled Muskets, in quantity ; " Swords,"
"Sabres," " Breech loading Rifles," Revolving Pistols, &c. Also, "Ordnance" and
"Ordnance Stores;" also FINE English "Double and Single Barrel Fowling pieces."
WILLIAM READ & SON, 13 Faneuil Hall Square, Boston.
Kendall's Amboline For the Hair.
Will surely prevent hair falling out. The best Hair Dressing in the market. For
sale by all Druggists.
Prepared only by WARING & CO., 35
Dey Street, New York.
PRESIDENTIAL Campaign Medals.
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.
Army and Campaign Badges. On the
receipt of $1, I will send either the 1st, 2d, 3d, 5th, 6th. or 12th A. C.
Badge, or the Soldier's Charm, with your Name, Regt., and Co. handsomely
engraved thereon; and for $1 50 I will send either the 4th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th,
14th, 15th, 18th, 20th, or 23d A. C. Badge, or the new Artillery, Battery,
Cavalry, Engineer, or Pontonier's Pin. Also, for 25 cents, I will send a
Campaign Badge with the likeness of either Candidate, together with my wholesale
illustrated circular. B. T. HAYWARD, 208 Broadway, N. Y.
The manufacturers respectfully
announce that, having now completed their new factory, they hope to be able to
execute promptly all future orders for these celebrated instruments. Warerooms
in New York, No. 7 Mercer Street.
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
he 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 Western
ENAMELED 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. Y.
Fine Watch Free. $15 Per Day, $15
Made easy by every Agent who
sells our Great, New, and. Wonderful Extra Mammoth PRIZE STATIONERY Packages, at
OLD PRICES, with old profits. Greatest money making business of the age. EACH
PACKAGE contains large quantities of fine Writing Materials, such as Paper,
Envelopes, Pens, Pencils, Pen-Holders, Blotters, Engravings, Ladies' Paris
Fashion Plates, Designs for Needle-work, Cook-Book, Family Doctor, Gardener,
Parlor Games, Letter-Writer's' Instructor, Calendar for 1864-5; Likenesses of
LINCOLN, M'CLELLAN, FREMONT, Grant, Sherman, and all the Generals; Campaign
Pins, YANKEE NOTIONS, Fancy Articles; Many ways to become rich; Rare Recipes,
Rich Jewelry, &c., &c. ; making altogether the LARGEST and most valuable
Packages ever sold. Every body buys them. Sales immense. The writing paper alone
in one Package can not be bought separate for the price the whole Package is
sold for. A splendid Gold or Silver Hunting-Case LEVER WATCH presented FREE to
every one who acts as our agent. Sole rights for towns given free. New and
beautiful Campaign and Presidential Breast-Pins, Badges, Medals, &c., just out.
Agents and the trade supplied low. Send for our great new Circular for the Fall
Trade, containing extra premium inducements, FREE. S. C. RICKARDS & CO., 102
Nassau St., N. Y.—the old, original, and largest Package House in the world.
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 in 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, for only $8. BRITISH ARMY OFFICERS'
WATCH, A STORM, HEAT, and TIME INDICATOR, With Thermometer, Compass, and
Calendar improvement, indicating day of the month, week, hour, minute, and
second, a valuable guide to the Soldier, Sailor, or Traveller, in Solid Gold
Composite, Double Hunting, Magic Spring Cases, engraved or plain, Jeweled,
English Action. Warranted. In Morocco case, with Key, &c., complete. Price,
single one by mail, only $25. Address CHAS. P. NORTON & CO., Sole Importers, 38
& 40 Ann Street, New York. “ One of Many.” A Soldier's letter to Professor
Holloway. The following letter is among the last received from the Army of Gen'l
Grant. It is only one of many hundreds of genuine letters which are kept on file
at the United States Agency for the sale of Holloway's Medicines, 80 Maiden
Lane, New York. CHATTANOOGA, Tenn, January 31st, 1864. Professor Holloway, Sir—I
have used a few Boxes of your excellent Pills, and now I send money for two
boxes. If the sum is not the required amount, send me one box, and let me know
what is the required sum. I think if some of your circulars, &c., were here,
there would be a great many of the boys sending to you for Pills. The Army
doctors are not the best in the world. I am very respectfully yours. L. T.
MULCREAN, 2d Minn. Vols., Head-Quarters 3d Division 14th Army Corps,
Chattanooga, Tenn. Send to Head-Quarters for CAMPAIGN GOODS. 30 VARIETIES,
ELEGANT DESIGNS, NOW READY. Campaign Medals AND Campaign Pins, Embracing all the
candidates. Also Campaign Envelopes, Campaign Song-Books, Campaign Text-Books,
&c. Descriptive Catalogue of Campaign Goods sent, post-paid, on application.
Address B. W. HITCHCOCK, Campaign Head-Quarters, 14 Chambers Street, N. Y.
THE PATENT SELF-FASTENING
(Pat. Aug. 30,'64) will be ready
next week in quantities to suit. Circulars and samples for the trade now ready,
and mailed free on receipt of 75 cents. Address the Patentee, OTTO ERNST, 62
Bowery, New York.