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Civil War Harper's Weekly, March 25, 1865

This site features our complete collection of Civil War Harper's Weekly newspapers. This online archive provides unique perspective on the war, and is full of interesting news items and incredible illustrations. This information allows the serious student or researcher to develop a deeper understanding of the important issues leading to and resulting from the war.

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Hugh McCullough

Hugh McCullough

Sherman's March

Details of Sherman's March

Slave Conscription

Triumph

Triumph

James Harlan

James Harlan

Secrets

Keeping Secrets

Christian Commission

Christian Commission

Cardinal Wiseman

Cardinal Wiseman

Victory Parade

Victory Parade

Shenandoah Valley

General Sheridan Moving up the Shenandoah Valley

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HARPER'S WEEKLY.

[MARCH 25, 1865.

192

AUNT ISABEL. "BEATRIX, will you have some Bread and Butter ?" BEATRIX. "No !"

AUNT ISABEL. "Is that the way to answer ? No what?" BEATRIX. "No Bread and Butter !"

NEW BOOKS

Published by

HARPER & BROTHERS, N.Y. AN ELEGANT LIBRARY EDITION OF VANITY FAIR.

VanityFair : a Novel with out a Hero. By WM. MAKE. PEACE THACKERAY. With Illustrations by the Author, and a Portrait on Steel, engraved by Halpin after Lawrence's Picture. A new and elegant Library Edition, in 3Volumes, Post 8vo, on toned paper. Cloth,

$7 50. (Just Ready.)

AUTOBIOGR., CORRES., &c., OF LYMAN BEECHER, D.D. Edited by his Son, CHARLES BEECHER. With 3 Steel Portraits and Numerous Engravings on Wood. Complete in two vols. 12mo, Cloth, $5 00.

CHRISTIAN'S MISTAKE.

A Novel. By Miss. MULOCK, Author of "John Halifax, Gentleman," 12mo, Cloth, $1 50.

BANKERS.

AND

4 Broad St. and 694 .Broadway,

New York.

Subscriptions received for any amount, and a constant supply of the notes on hand for immediate delivery. ROBINSON & OGDEN, BANKERS.

Bankers and Dealers in Government
Securities.

   No. 38 Wall Street, New York.

Length, 7 Inches. Weight, 14 Ounces. - Carries a No. 32 Metallic Cartridge.

Its advantages over all others are:

1st. It does not require special ammunition.

2d. It is perfectly safe while being loaded.

8d. It can be loaded in the dark, and quicker than any other pistol.

4th. It can be carried in the pocket, without danger, when loaded.

5th. It is sure fire, and possesses great strength.

FOR SALE BY THE TRADE GENERALLY.

HOWARD, SANGER & CO.,

105 and 10T Chambers Street, New York. Descriptive Circulars furnished upon application.

Soldiers, Sailors, and Every body will receive by mail a First-Class Interesting Newspaper, FREE, by sending their address to Editors Army and Home Journal, 40 Ann Street, New York.

ARTHUR'S HOME MAGAZINE,

TERMS.-$2 51 a year. 3 copies for $6. 6 copies for $10. For sale by news dealers every where. T. S. ARTHUR & CO., 323 Walnut Street, Philadelphia.

TICKS, SCAB, VERMIN.

Should be used by all Farmers en their

SHEEP, ANIMALS, AND PLANTS.

For sale by JAS. F. LEVIN, Agent South Down Co., 23 Central Wharf, Boston.

For sale in New York by R. H. ALLEN & CO., 189, 191 Water St., and DUDLEY & STAFFORD, 69 Beekman St.

PIANO-FORTES,

99 and 101 Bleecker Street, 2d Block West of Broadway.
Warranted for Six Years.

WELL-TRIED REMEDIES. RUSSELL'S ITCH OINTMENT    25 Cts. An immediate and certain cure. It is also a sure remedy for scratches on horses. RUSSELL'S SALT RHEUM OINTMENT   50 Cts. Is unequaled. RUSSELL'S PILE OINTMENT    $100, Cures after all other remedies have failed. These ointments are certain, safe, and reliable specifics, as thousands have certified, and are daily certifying. For sale by DEMAS BARNES & Co., New York; GEO. C. GOODWIN & Co., Boston; and at retail everywhere.

CARPET WARP, FIRST AND SECOND QUALITY; Wrapping Twine made of Paper. Twines and Paper. H. A. HARVEY, 84 Maiden Lane,N.Y.

BANKERS,
And Dealers in all Classes of GOVERNMENT SECURITIES.

ALSO PARIAN, FRENCH CHINA, GLASS, &c. French Dinner Sets. 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, Landis Township, 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 ice know of this side of the Western prairies.

EXCELSIOR PHOTOGRAPH ESTABLISHMENT, F. P. WHITING, 87 Fulton St., New York.

Catarrh,   Rheumatism, Sick Headache, Neuralgia, Premonitions, Three Health Items, Nursing,   Erysipelas,   Presence of Mind, Eating,   Air & Health, In March No. (15c.) of Poisons,   Follies, 15,   Hall's Journal of Health, Apples,   Vice of Youth, $1 1/2 Yearly, New York, Three P's. Diet for Sick.   12 Union Square. Catarrh and Effects. April No., by Prot. Daniels.

SOLDIERS' CERTIFICATES, Beautifully printed in five colors, size 12X16. Every soldier should have one. Price 50 cents each, sent by mail. Three. different varieties for $1. Agents wanted. GATES & GAMBLE, 143 Walnut Street, Cincinnati.

Containing one-fifth or one-fourth more matter than any former editions. From new electrotype plates and the Riverside Press.

Unquestionably the best English Dictionary.
"GET THE LATEST." " GET THE BEST." "GET WEBSTER." Published by G. & C. MERRIAM, Springfield, Mass. SOLD BY ALL BOOKSELLERS

BOUGHT AND SOLD ONCOMMISSION AT THE REGULAR STOCK, MINING, AND PETROLEUM BOARDS. Interest Allowed on Deposits. DEWITT C. LAWRENCE.   CYRUS J. LAWRENCE. SIMEON BALDWIN, JR.   WM. A. HALSTED.

"Electric" Self-adjusting enameled white, $3, $5, $7, and $9 per doz. ; specimens, 50c., 75c., $1. Snow-white, linen-finished, illusion-stitched, $1 25. Suitable Neck-Tie, $l. Ladies' "illusion-embroidered" Steel Collars, $1 50 ; Cuffs, $1 50. Gents' steel Cuffs, $2. Mailed on receipt of price and " size." JEANERET, 73 Nassau St., N. Y. Box 386.

Worth over $1,000,000, Consisting of Gold and Silver Watches, Chains, Bracelets, Sets of Jewelry, Rings, Lockets, Gold Pens, &c., &c., All to be sold for One Dollar each!!
WITHOUT REGARD TO VALUE ! NOT TO BE PAID FOR UNTIL YOU KNOW WHAT YOU ARE TO RECEIVE ! Certificates of the various articles are first put into envelopes, sealed up, and mixed; and when ordered are taken out without regard to choice, and sent by mail, thus giving all a fair chance. On receipt of the certificate you will see what you have, and then it is at your option to send the dollar and take the article or not. Purchasers may thus obtain a Gold Watch or any set of Jewelry on our list for ONE DOLLAR. Five Certificates will be sent for $1, eleven for $2. We will send one Certificate on receipt of 25 cents; also our Circular and Terms to Agents, which we want everywhere, and offer liberal inducements. Address A. H. ROWEN & CO., 36 Beekman St., N. Y. "I do not see how an officer or soldier can have a complete outfit without it."—GOV. PIERPONT.

For sale by all Fancy-Goods Houses and Sutlers. Pride $2 50, sent free of postage. D. B. BROOKS & BROTHER, Salem, Mass.

GREENBACKS FOR ALL! —A series of $100 PRIZE PUZZLES are now in course of publication in MERRYMAN'S MONTHLY, for correct solutions to each of which $100 in greenbacks is offered. See present Number of this great comic Magazine, full of Fun, and every thing to amuse you. Splendid Puzzle Department, with puzzles, enigmas, riddles, conundrums, &c., and a PRIZE PUZZLE every month. Don't fail to secure this splendid publication; it is the best of the kind ever issued, to say nothing of the valuable cash prizes in the Puzzle Department. There is no deception about the prizes, as they are paid in money, and the names and addresses of the winners published in the succeeding Number, so that any one can write or apply to them. Letters of acknowledgment from winners of prizes will be cheerfully shorn on application. A prize of $50 will be paid for the best puzzle ; see present number. Specimens free for 10 cents only; $1 25 a year. Get it of Newsdealers, if there are any in your town. All Newsdealers and Booksellers have it, or will procure it for you. Write plainly, giving name and address in full, and address J. C. HANEY & CO., Publishers, No. 109 Nassau Street, New York.

Pensions, Bounties, Pay, Prize Money, together with all claims of the army and navy promptly procured. Correspondence promptly answered. L. Brown & Co, 2 Park P'ce, N.Y.

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. English and American Levers from $25 up. Good Watches of all descriptions low. Address CHAS. P. NORTON & CO., Sole Importers, 38 & 40 Ann Street, New York.

Cured by Bates' Patent Appliances. For descriptive pamphlet, Ac., address H. C. L. Mears, 277 W. 23d St., N. Y.

Great Imperial Watch., See Cately Brothers' Advertisement on page 191. THE AMERICAN MISCELLANY, A new and elegant weekly paper, published by J. H. BRIGHAM & CO., containing sixteen royal octavo pages of choice reading, will be a collection of the best romances, sketches, history, biography, adventure, travel, poetry, essays, wit and humor, enigmas and puzzles, together with a great variety of condensed miscellaneous pieces to suit all classes and tastes. Single copies Six Cents. Sold by all Newsdealers, Ready Saturday, March 25th.

All the Army Corps Rings in 16-carat gold (stamped and warranted) at $3 and $5 each. Also 100 other styles of every size, plain, enameled, and fancy, at from $2 to $10 each. Sent by mail. Send stamp for Circular. Address   E. P. BEACH, 12 Maiden Lane, N. Y.

TONY BUTLER. A Novel. 8vo, Cloth, $150; Paper, $1 00. Just published byHARPER & BROTHERS, N. Y.

Its Advantages are: 1st. It is loaded with perfect ease and safety, without removing the cylinder or any part of it), at the fore end, and can be carried when loaded without the slightest danger. 2d. The cylinder never fouls; is made from solid steel, bored; and can not get out of repair, or clog, as cylinders made of many parts will do. 3d. The cartridge is made on an improved plan; the fulminate is, concentrated in one place, which insures sure fire; Is METALLIC, CENTRAL FIRE, AND WATERPROOF. 4th. Its peculiar model makes it the most desirable Pocket Revolver ever made. FOR SALE BY THE TRADE GENERALLY. GEO. A. HICKCOX, 54 Cliff Street, New York. Certificates. I have used the "National Revolver," and believe it to the best and most convenient revolver ever offered to the public.   (Signed)   JOHN S. FOLK, Inspector of Metropolitan Police, N. Y. I have thoroughly tested the new "National Revolver," and find it an offective weapon, of sure fire and convenient size. At fifty yards, I think I could with this Pistil kill at every shot. I take pleasure in recommending it as a weapon in every may desirable. In company with Capt. Scott, Provost Marshall, and other officers, I fired this pistol a large number of times, and not one cartridge failed to explode. (Signed,)   JOHN CHARLESTON, Chief of Police, Cairo, Ill. We have one of the "National Revolvers" now in use, and pronounce it one of the most perfect things of the kind we ever saw. It is simple in construction, substantial, sure fire, and shoots with the force and accuracy of a rifle. Any one in want of a good and reliable weapon can not do better than procure a "National Revolver." (Signed,)   J. S. VINCENT, Editor and Proprietor "New Era." We the undersigned, having used and thoroughly tested the National Revolvers, have no hesitancy in saying that, for accuracy, force, and convenience, we think they are far superior to any other Revolver yet produced.    M. C. LOOMIS, with J. G. and W. J. Averell. GEO. KING, Chief of Police, Ogdensburg. J. H. FAIRCHILD, Insurance Agent. Ask any Newsdealer for a copy of Dawley's New War Novels. If he has not got them he will get them for you. No. 1. MOSBY, THE GUERILLA. No. 2. PAULINE, THE FEMALE SPY. No. 3. SEMMES, THE PIRATE. No. 4. KILDARE, THE BLACK SCOUT. No. 5. OSGOED, THE DEMON REFUGEE. Illuminated covers, beautifully illustrated. Price 25c. A great discount to the trade by the 100 or 1000. Also DAWLEY'S TENPENNY NOVELS: No. 1. The Two Rivals. No. 2. Dare-Devil Dick. No. 3. The Freebooter's Prize. No. 4. Speaking-Rifle, the Indian-Slayer. No. 5. Spirit-Eye, the Indian Captive. No. 6. Inez, the Forest Bride. No. 7. Gerard, the Lion-Killer. No. 8. Beal, the Pirate Spy. Illustrated. Illuminated covers. Price 10c., or $5 75 per 100, with imprint of dealer, mailed post-paid.   T. R. DAWLEY, Publisher, 13 Park Row, New York.

Magnifying small objects 500 times. MAILED FREE everywhere for 50 CENTS, OR THREE FOR $1 00. Address F. C. BOWEN, Box 220, Boston, Mass. Philadelphia Photographic Company, 730 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, manufacture a large variety of card photographs for the trade. Send for catalogue. " Cast all thy cares on God: That anchor holds."

The Novelty Microscope, for examining Living Insects, Seed, Flowers, Cloth, Wool, Bank-Bills, &c., is mailed, pre-paid, for $2 00, by HENRY CRAIG, 180 Centre Street, New York. Discount to Dealers. "HEAVEN and its Wonders, the World of Spirits and Hell, from Things Seen and Heard," by EMANUEL SWEDENBORG, is mailed, pre-paid, for $125, by Rev. J. P. STUART, Cooper Institute, New York.

Grand and Square Pianos, superior to all others, No. 394 Hudson Street, New York.

No. 52 Wall Street, N. It. Ask your Father
To subscribe for the charming New Magazine called

and have it sent to your address. It is specially devoted to the amusement and instruction of BOYS and GIRLS, and is filled with interesting STORIES, SKETCHES, and POEMS, by the best authors, and illustrated with Fine Drawings. Terms, $2 00 per year; to clubs much less. Send 20 cents, for a specimen number, to TICKNOR & FIELDS, Boston, Mass.

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