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tviyPAVS. THVK8DAY8 AND SATURDAY!,
At n»« f"1!4r* P"r
aunum. p»y«bu in »dTM> cents
Light articles, or Bundles, will be forwarded
9 a'»"n Alexandria and Washington, Irom the9 -tit' >n cither place.I Heavy freights will be transported over theI road, it delivered at the Depot in Alexandria, or
9 >: ^e Long Bridge. JOB CORSON,9 .'au *«».*1 Superintendent.
9 -b:- PALL AMl> W1NTKH AKRANUKMK.NTti. 186".
9 ADAMS' EXPHES8 COMPANY
TWITE the attention of the public to the)
9 1 'tciiities a/Torded by this Company, for the9 ?a'fk and safe conveyance of Specie, Bank9 ^'"s valuable packages, heavy and bulkyH treigbl, Ace.9 EXPRESSES for the East, to Baltimore,!® tvu... V*w Vnrlr. Kontoii. Providence,
H&r'.iotd. &c., leave our office daily, at 2, P. M.
EXPRESSES for the South, to Richmond,;
Fredericksburg. Petersburg, Lynchburg, and for
po;nta in North Carolina, South Carolina, Geor-1
fu Alabama, and Tennessee, leave daily at
2. P. M
t'ur EXPRESSES are always accompanied
by-areiul and trustworthy messengers, and the
paoiir can rely upon all business entrusted to us
km* done with safety, punctuality, and despatch.
Ratks. On heavy freight from Baltimore,
fc) cents 100 lbs.; from Philadelphia, $1;
tam New York, $1.50.
No packages of goods taken by weight, unitsweighing over 200 lbs.
.tf K W FALLS, Agent
THE steamers GEORGE PAGE
itStjiS^ASv THOMAS COLLYER will run
nearly, at the following hours:
Udw Alexandria at 4$, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, A.
-V. 1;J. 2. 3. 4, and 5, P M.
Lra\e Washington at fij, 8, 9, 10, II, A M,
lj, 3J. 4, 5$, and «, P. M.
FARE 13 CENTS.
WHALKY'S OMNIBUSES connecting with
-»I'AtiE and COLLY ER, will leave the Cap
and corner of 12th street and Pennsylvania
Avenue, the >ame time the boats leave Alexan
4» RICHARD WALLACH,
mh 4.tf President
THE WASHINGTON, ALEX-j
NDK1A, AND GEORGETOWN
flfcAU PACKET COMPANY..The ateamer |
IMLIMHM (apt James Harper, will leave j3»!' more on Saturday, at 4 o'clock. P. M. Re*
truing. leave Alexandria every Wednesday
Koraine. at 7 o'clock.
> steamer DIAMOND STATE, Capt. J.ierwrn. will leave Baltimore every Wednesday
1 oriock. P. ,M.,and returning, leave Alexans'»uuSaturday, at 3 o'clock, P. M. For freight,
w.v To WHEAT fc BRO. Agents.
V freight will be required invariably in
**»»ce. mb 2.tl
^ F'OK BOSTON..The Tegular packetttb'ig ANDOVF.R, Crowell, master. For
tr*»ght or passage, apply to
*? >7 M. ELDRIDGE, Union Wharf.
FOR BOSTON..The regular packet
ftfcHhr SEARSV1LLE, Sears, master. For
ftUbt or passage, apply to
M. ELDRIDGE, Union Wharf
J> VKsSEL WANTED.A Vessel wantSlltedtor Providence. Despatch eiven.
Ml FOWLE a co.
BOOTS AND MIIOKS.
\ LKXANDRIA, VA.. january 1st. 1857..*"1 RICHARD T. CROSS has this day aaso
|'>dwith him in business, JOHN tV. LLGEN'MLand HENRY C. FIELD, for the parJeolcarrying on a GENERAL SHOE BUSl^NSAT No. 74, King street. Alexandria, Va.,
the tirm name and style of CROSS,
^ENBKEL ft CO., where the public gene
*r >re invited to call and examine their large
lx'*r selected Stock ol BOOTS, SHOES, &e.,
- will be sold for cash, or to strictly putic
"* customers, as low as they can be had
v">wtv considered) in this or any other city.
IJ& Particular attention paid to CUSTOM
°RK. both as to material and workmanship,
^ **rrant»>d tp please. A call is respectfully
*'*'1*1 at the SHOE STORE of
* : CROSS, LUGENBEKL A CO.
p^f. cash systkm adoptid..The subscriber
J.^ wvwg ttied the credit system, and found'twill not pay, has concluded to adopt the'4,H principle. In future and from this date,
* *'11 continue to do business upon the above
pr.neiple In bidding adieu to the old system,
return nis thanks to his customers for
'*v°rs, and hojies by strict attention and
J 'oducements as he may offer, to continue
" Ucder the new.
JOHN L. SMITH
Y?!S SHOESTFOR CASH ONLY!!H D V ^ SIMPSON, Agent tor STEJAJHKNK FIELD, will continue to lur.*f B>OTS AND SHOES,/or cash only, at hi.
. Mend. No. h Sank RoyalUrod. mh l3-3"_
\| 00L purchased byHILL, BROWN A PARTLOW.
W it a ParChMBoSwiON k PAYNE.
DKl'G*, CHKNICALS, Ac.
TRY BURNETT'S EMBROCATION.Thegreat Linim»nt for Rheumatism and Neuralgia.25cts. will get one of the best Linimentsin the world.do not fail to give it a
trial, for sale by
PEEL. STEVENS A CO..
my 14 cor. of King and Alfred-sts.
C^IAEWIVG TOBACCO.Another supply ofJ that superior Golden Twist CHEWING
TOBACCO; a'so. Fannie Fern fine cut SHEWINGTOBACCO, just received, and for sale by
WILLIAM A HART,
No. 100. King street, cor. of Pitt.
W Sign of the Golden Mortar my M
DRUGS, Ac..Linseed Oil; Casiile Soap; Sal
.Firat us, BraDdrelLs' Pills; Lee's Anti BiliousPills; Flour of Elm; CI lorate of Potash,
White Castile Soap; Calabria Liquorice, just re
ceived, and lor sale bv
JAMES ENTWISLE. Jr,
my 11 Apothecary, No. 04. King st
1NINE SEGARS..The subscriber has just rereceiveda large addition to his stock of
HAVANA SEGAKS. which now embraces some
very choice brands, to wb ch he invites atten
lion. JOHN A. M1LBURN,
my 18 N. F.. ccr. ol King ai d Wash-sts.
MRS. ALLEN S HAIR RESTORER, andBylobalsamum, Hunt's Hair Restorer,
Wo< d'sdo Jayne's Hair Tonic, 'l'ricoph-rous,
Katheiron, Ac., Ac., for sale by
J. LEADBEATKR A SON,
5 mo 12 Stabler s old stand.
J^RANGIPANM EXTRACT AND SATCHETS;Reusel's Pomade tor the Hair;
Old Brown Windsor Soap; Wright's Colognes,
and Lubin's Extracts tor the Handkerchiel, for
Sale by PEEL. S'l EVENS A CO.,
my 11 corner King and Ailred streets
DR. IVA WARREN'S Compound of pureCod Liver Oil, Phosphate of Lime and
Sugar of Milk, lor the cure of Consumption,
Bronchitis. Asthma, Scrofula, Ac , just r-ceived
atSTONE'S Drug Store,
my10 opposite Marshall House.
OIL RHODIUM, Lavender, Rose, Lemon,Cloves, Pennvroyal. Spearmint, Wintergrain,Cinnamon, Wormseed, and Verbena, lor
sale by PEEL. STEVENS A CO.,
my 15 cor. King A Alfred sts.
OIL LEMON, Oil Bergamot, Oil Citronella,Oil Arigamar. Oil Rosemary, Oil Roses,
Oil Cumma, Oil Rhodium, Ac., received, and lor
sale by HENRY CO«lK A CO,
my 19 Sarepta Hall
MATTSON S SYRINGES..Mattson's ImprovedPocket Sell Syringe, the best and
cheapest kind in use, tor sale by
myis H. COOK A CO.,
\IM,°DS HA IK RESTORATIVE. Bur
f y nett's I'ure Cod Liver Oil, ior sale bv
DK. K H STABLER,
my 25 No. 165, King st cor. ot Washington.
SULPHURIC ACID..HJ Carboys, receivedand for sale byHENRY COOK & CO,
my 12 Sarepta Hall
Keystone state saponified «rConcentrated Lye, just received, and for
sale by J. R. P1ERP01NT, No. 172,
my 12 S. E cor. of King and Wash sts.
SARATOGA WATER.A lresh supply, receivedand for sale byHENRY COOK \ CO.,
my 12 Sarepta Hall.
ITRESH BEDFORD WATER.just receivedin glass carboys, and for sale bvHENRY COOK A CO., !
my 12 Sarepta Hall,
"ITiCTORIA REGIA..Seeds of the Victoria
f Regia, and other Aquatic Plants, very
choice varieties, received and tor sale by
my 17 H. COOK K CO., Sarepta Hall
17TTHEREAL OIL.Best quality, just received,and lor sale by
J. R PIERPOINT, No 172.
my 12 S. E. cor. ot Kiiik and Wash sts
Cloxe's sparkling gelatine.a full/ supply, just received, and tor sale atSTONE'S Drug Store,
my 10 opposite Marshall House.
Howard association, philadelPHIA..A benevolent Institution, establishedby special endowment tor the rebel of the
sick and distressed, afflicted with Virulent and
Epidemic diseases..To all persons afflicted with
Sexual Diseases, such as SPERMATORRHEA,
urr U'VL'ti. IMUUITXTP A,n
i! r.nan wn, , .m v . ... ...
The Howard Association, in \ iew of the awfuldestruction ot human Inc. caused by Sexual
diseases, and the deceptions practised upon the
unfortunate victims ot such diseases by quacks,
several years ago directed their Consulting Surgeonas a charitable act. worthy ot their name, to
open a Dispensary for the treatment of this
class of diseases, in all their forms, and to give
Medical advice gratis. to all who apply by let
ter with a description of their condition, (age
occupation, habits of life, Ac ,) and in cases ol
extreme poverty, to furnish Medicines free ot
charge. It is nerdlpss to add that the Associationcommands the highest Medical skill of the
age. and will furnish the most approved moderntreatment.
The Directors, on a review of the past, feel
assured that their laborsin this sphere ol benevolenteffort, have been of great benefit to the at-
dieted, especially to the young,and they have r?-
solved to devote themselves, with renewed zeal.
to this very important but much despised cause
Just published by the Association, a Report
on Spermatorrhcea, or Seminal Weakness, by
the Consulting Surgeon, which wiil be sent by
mail, (in a sealed letter envelope.) tree ot charge,
on receipt of two stamps for postage.
Address, for Report or treatment, Dr. GEO.
R. CALHOl'N, Consulting Surgeon. Howard
Association. No. 2 south Ninth street. Philadelphia,Pa By order o' the Directors.
EZRA D. HEARTWKLL, President.
George FAiRCHti,!), Secretary.
Philadelphia, sop 4.-dlteoSmAwiv
Alexandria "livery and saleSTABLE..Will be opened on Tuesday,
Sentember 1st, at the inrnrr of ijunti end Fmr-
fax streets, ant mjuurc north of Sen-ton * Hotel, the
LIVKRY STABLE recently erected b) the subscriber,where m disposed
of. I shall sell,by virtue of a deed ol