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Alexandria Gazette (Newspaper) - October 27, 1854, Alexandria, VirginiaVol. La. Friday morning october 27, 1854. No. 255. Alexan a. Gazette & Virginia advertiser Danu it k d g a k 9soudkn. At kit dollars por annul payable a of yearly. Alexia a. Gazette a Virginia advertiser. For the country to Rekuc likly. On tip Day. Thursdays and saturdays at Kir dollars per annul payable in i Sjuve. To Ems astr twinn. Advertisement n to on Square. Inserted three times for no Dollar. Advertisements continued after Throe times for vient a Square Oft Koch in Hartion inc?Idt,or2o cents outside. Sixteen lines Are Oun Tei As a Square advertisements by the year at prices to be a Reed Jvn having reference to the usual amount of be they May or ropy. Persons advertising by the year a to advertise article not included in their regular business nor to insert in the a advertisements aug other names than their or. N. Regular Lin e n new York and Alexandria packets. Composed of first class vessels which leave new York every saturday or oftener. If necessary. The packets Are built expressly Lor this Trade Aid Are commanded by Well known and experienced masters. Shippers by this line will be afforded every possible facility and freight will be taken at the lowest rates. The above vessels will sail regularly As advertised full or not full and will come through direct. F or freight Appl v to Stephen Shinn & son. Jan Nev s wharf. Alexandria. St roes cd e Arm an a co., a 21tf 1 10 Wall Street. New York. Philadelphia and Alexandria packets. Nut Rigueur line to sail positively from Ewh port every week throughout the season. Fire substantial fast sailing vessels being now engaged m this line one of them will sail Tor Philadelphia every week without tap. Returning one of these packets will leave Phil Adelphia Lor Alexandria and the District every saturday positively through the year. Freights lower than by and other conveyance and no j transhipment the vessels going direct irom port to pert. For freight apply in Philadelphia to Levi Eldridge s no. 7. North wharves or to Stephen Shinn & son aug def Jan Nev s wharf Alexandria. A. Ii washing Ion to a Ravoli us a Lex a n d r1 a Al r3ks� be r r v Roats. The Stea a Jiva to George Page and Union lease for Washington every Day. From the foot of King j a m is g u y. Captain. Of. Washington Irr Axi Alexandria a boats reduction of fake to cents the j Foj r steamers of Blurb. H / of Ami Thomas Colly or have reduced their fare to h cents Between the two cities leaving their berth at Daingerfield s Walii. At pie usual hour. Job Orson. Or of if s. Godney. Captains. Fur b a l t i mob k till j x�3k� Tkave u Osceola. Being in thorough repair Lias resumed tier regular trips Between Washington. Alexandria and Balti make leaving Washington at and Alexan Dria at 5i o clock regularly on mornings returning leave Baltimore thursday evenings at 4 Citok. One Wal Stop going and returning at Leo Ard Tovin. St. Mary s county st. Marv s River. St. La goes. Amsale. Yeo comics Westmoreland county one River and Al the usual landings on the Potomac. Freight and passage at the usual rates. It freight Tor bal Tinnye received on ivs j Day mornings. S. Shinn a son. Agents j my Janney s whirl. For Balti Moretha Sta ,1 m is now running regularly Between Alexandria and Baltimore stopping at the regular landings on the Poto Mac. Leaving Alexandria every monday morning at 7 o Piork and Baltimore or y a Jie iday evening at o Orork. T Krigh i received k Alexandria on saturdays. And in bul timor. On tuesdays and wednesday. All Way freight must be paid by the shippers. S Shinn & non agents Rau Jan Nev s Whart. In Steamer verite Steamer having been put in Complete repair will commence her regular trips Between this place and Baltimore Lea ing Balti More every saturday evening commencing on the Isth instant Ami Alexandria every wednes Day morning at 7 o clock. Touching at the Van Ous landings on the River Bor freight apply to j. J. Wheat & Bros \ All Way freight. Must be paid at the tune of shipping if a 1--Dtt stocks tix walk stocks stoves Stoy k the sub scribers Are now receiving at Tiu Ukia Stock Kimit. Their tall Supply of stores. Which have been carefully selected irom the Northern manufactories and which Tor Beant and Economy Are unsurpassed by any m the United states. We would name in part our Cookish stocks for Wood am col. Ibe Empire state Alexandria air Light Black Diamond Victory Palm Blue Ridge Queen of the West Banner Premium old Dominion fashion of . Dixie room s Patent Lor Wood or Coal. Yvo Agar � ditto. Pablo Littlefield s Lias burners for Par lors and offices italian air tight Saratoga circassian peruvian persian Feinour Kadi actors self regulators. Boston top and base portable grates. A. A with a Large assortment of thei Good Apper Taining to the Trade to which we inc Ite Public inspection feeling confident that they ? Olu pare favourably Ith any House South of Hila Elbi. Shepherd it r a list v successors to Bell a Bridges. Southwest Cor King a st asap hits. A Bash tvs great express than Alexandria. Baltimore. Philadelphia line York. Boston and All the pm Nepal notes and towns in the citizen of Alexandria Are respectfully informed that the arrangements far our express Are on an improved and enlarged Mccale. Our cars now leave a Junure three Taw Day for Alexandria conveying goods of a. Descriptions at very Tow prices and us invaded Speed. Our charge hour Baltimore to Alexan Dria for heavy freight. Dry goods. Ac., Are at rates very Little if any in Advance of t in Ordi nary freight Luis. Merchants and others order aug by us. Will save the cartage wharfage ac., in Baltimore and Alexandria an important item. The merchants in by Warrenton. Middleburg. It Perville and surrounding country. find it to their advantage to Forward their goods by our line. Iyall heavy goods will be Tak a from the Philadelphia boat or stores in Baltimore and delivered at the store door or Railroad depot in Alexandria for 37 � cts. Per cwt. Our european express for Liverpool Loudon Dublin Paris. Havre. Ac., a leaves twice a week. Packages ac., forwarded. Bills a ayah in any part of England Ireland or Scotland Toi 81 o at this office. You should Bear in a Niue in All cases to order by Adams a co. S express. 7 Hugh Latham agent and 17tf Alexandria. Is t j brisker b. H. Ray sold u. D. Wright ok1nkf.r, Reynolds it co., by con s Only of bind Fine ground pus ,0 the ii swam mat. Ufa a Grange � Alexandria rail Road. V train from Alexandria to Gordonsville ail intermediate stations will leave the depot Corner of Duke and Henry streets at 7 Oclock. A. M., on the arrival of the boat from Washington giving ample time Lor breakfast on Board arriving at Gordons Illk. At half past 1" o clock connecting at that Point with the trains on the Virginia Central Road to Richmond Charlottes Ville. And Staunton. A train from Gordonsville to Alex Andria and intermediate stations will leave g o r d on Vil l k at 11 o clock. A. M., on tie arrival of the cars on the Virginia Central Road arriving at Alexandria at halt Pam 2 o allowing time to connect with the 1 rams leaving a Ash the North and for dinner on Board the boat. A train from Alexandria to w Akren ton urn intermediate stations will leave Alexandria daily sunday excepted at 3 Oclock. In a. Arriving at Warren i n at half past f Oclock. In m. On sunday will leave at 7 Oclock. A. Train from Warren Ion to Alexan Dria and intermediate stations will leave Warrenton daily sundays excepted at a Quarter before 7 Oclock. A. M., arming at Alexandria at of o clock. A. On sunday will leave at Quarter past \2 o clock in m. Through ticket. Fim Al Wjt. To Warion on pm Alaxia. To Ken -hrg$7 a lit pious till i " Luray.4 thai Lotu so ilk a a Market a 00 a i t Jle Buryj -6 w i round trip. From Alexandria to Warrenton. From Satur Days to Hub passengers Tor Luray. And new mar Ket will take the train leaving Alex a Andrea at 7 o clock a. A. On tuesdays thursdays and saturdays connecting with the stages at Culpeper court House. Passengers for Lynchburg will take the train leaving Alexandria at 7 o clock. A. Vi., on mondays wednesdays and fridays connecting with the stages at Charlottes. Ville. Freight trains Are running daily sundays excepted per order Vav. B. Brockett agent. Alexandria Jav 22tl Manassas Gap rail Road put m Vez pail v la k it m in tester and in wkly to jjnwy.s&3i Flthe cars leave Alexandria daily at 7 i Oclock. A. M., sundays excepted con meeting with j. H Kemp s line of stages at j a Mii Kvool and 1 Aris. On 1 us Days. Thursdays and saturdays. Tor Winchester Anil at front Royal on mondays. Wednesdays and fridays Tor Winchester and 1 tuesdays thursdays and saturdays Tor Luray. To Romih tickets to Winchester. F �. To be had at the ticket Tolice of tin change and Alexandria Kail Road company. . And at j. H. Kemp s stage Tolice. Winchester j of of a Welsh. Superintendent. / i rat oct Horn mail Koltyk. J to twice daily Between Washington and the South. R Fredericksburg. Richmond. Peters Burg. Va., Weldon and Wilmington. N. A. To Charleston. S. A. And Augusta. Leo. Being the Only route Over ii a the creat Southern mail is carried. The travelling Public is hereby in termed that the sure and Cotoio. Table steamers a Man a a l i. Aoa. No is a a a a toe Mea boat Harl. At w Ashin Jon. Rial i v. At s made with the trains of the Richmond. Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad company by which passengers Are conveyed directly on to their respective destinations. Richmond. A. J the following t a Kougl tickets can be obtained on Board to Fredericksburg. A. To j unction of v a. Central Railroad to Richmond a. 1 to Norfolk. \ a. To Petersburg. V a. I to Weldon. N. C. 700 i to will Mington. N. A 1 fare on the Potomac River As follows to Alexandria vib cts. And baggage Ujj cts. 1 Tor each passenger. To Mai Bury a. Quantico. Sandy Point. To. $1 Aquia Creek. Meals and state rooms extra. For Lurther into urination. Apply on Board of the boats or to cml a 1 Iinuma agent in Washington j s Washington ivc. a to spams co s express to Ion we a is few _ to 1ng assumed the management of the i i exp Hess Bis Inuss in Warenton. The in designed assures the business Community and i tie Public to general that the same promptness i and despatch that characterise the exp places shall be i oud on dus line. I i chants and others will find it to their interest to patronize this line. Goods Groin to 40 hours or trom Baltimore in Vrlik All g00 s Calliel Tor. And delivered Nee of charge. 1btt e l. Fant. Agent. J of the h Oad to aim j lath a m s of nil is Oft mid offer june la. It Xie Midna at 4. And a o clock. A. A. And 2 and b o clock. P. F leave Washington at 6 and l 1 o clock a. Or j and . And is o clock. P. connecting with every train of cars that arrives and leaves at i Xandria and a Aldington. Thein coach from Washington arrives j ahead i Erv other conveyance connecting j i with the Orange and Alexandria rail Road j without the inconvenience of shitting trom stage to boat and boat to stage do not give v our checks to any person in the Orange and Alexandria rail Road cars or j inv ticket to take you to Washington. The coaches will be found at the depots in Washington Ami Alexandria on the arrival of All the train every Hay in the year. Stir tothe old a Egolar line that runs Passen Gers or no passengers rain or Shine. Fare for the Trust trip up and last trip Dow n. 1 cents. Other trips a cents. extra no charge Lor Valise of carpet lag. Jelo of High Latham. Tiance a Glassell commission my \ chants Sci. H swirl. Loci strict attention Given to All consignments of r�.,Luce. I flour Grain &c., a. A Kukk to Shields & Somerville. Richmond. Y a. I Armstead & Yarwick. Baltimore Bacon & Baskerville Richmond a. I kick d h. Carter. Fauquier county j blow & Marsh. New York. 1 Harvey so udder & co. Boston. Nance & Glas Ell. T new York by 10ly _ r subscriber wishes to Purchase i a 60.000 lbs. Kvool for the Buckland factors for which the highest Market Price will be paid. Be f 1 i t7ulled cloth.20,000 Yards fulled or cloth on consignment for Sale at factory Pitts Abo 50 Yards raid tobacco Segars & Segars chewing tobacco and snuffs. Of t1if very finest Quality. Tiit , at his old stand a or h Fust earner of Kin and Fairfax fit reels Shn u priced goods. And be hatters himself that an experience of upward of my consecutive Venus at his business renders ins judgment in ins line some it you want Good Segai. Chewing tobacco. Snuff. Eat fair prices Call at tin sign of the Indian chief n. E. Corner of King and Fairfax its. Sop � Charles 1. Shaw. R i tobacco Segars and snuffs i m Bales of Cuba tobacco 5 Cass Connecticut seed Leal Fob eco inn Gio Goodw in \ Bros line Cut Simk in tobacco l yellow Bank do i. Andersons Tine Cut hewing do 2 � a. P. Hill s Ronoka smoking do my boxes pipes and pipe Heads s Cuba German importation Segars halt Spanish do 10o,o0� common do a e. Garrett Vic sons Peter Loril Lardsa Macaboy. Scotch and Rappee in l 11 s. In bottles jars bladders Ami papers. For Sale by 1. Buckingham. Aug ? pm Cor. Of Prince and 1 Nion its. Rito Bacco. Segars s n u f f. Nc., at i Wolfol Salk. Merchants Are particularly invited to examine my Stock. Having for Many years directed my undivided attention to the Sale and manufacturing of tobacco and Segars 1 flatter Mysell that i can and w ill make it to the interest of the Trade generally to give me their patronage. I Promise to be satisfied with moderate advances and to do fully As Well As can be done in Balti More or elsewhere. Call and give the new House a trial. Geo. R. Ofiu Noih South Side King st. Between Fairfax larger and better than it has Ever been 1a Cly Maui \ Vii ism. Jiuu re str i Insacco is As Good As Ever was in this Market and he pledges Lusell to sell them As Low As can he bought in any Market the Price and Quality considered. A invigorating cordial firmly in its com portion. This invaluable cordial is extracted from herbs and roots which have been found after years of experience by the Mot skilful physicians to he possessed of qualities most beneficial in the diseases Tor which it is re commended and hence whilst it is presented to the Public As an Etui Cariou remedy it is also known to be of that character on which Reliance i May be placed As to its safety. In cases of in to Teuch Lla Mon Hages. Disordered sterility. Menstruation. Or suppression of the menses huor Albus or Tor l f. B l i 1 y arising from any cause such As weakness from sickness. Where the patient has been confined to Lor some Tim for females after confinement. Abor Tion or miscarriage this cannot be excelled in its salutary effects or in is of muscular . Irritability i by Shoal i lost Aasu seminal weakness. Palpitation i lit Llemit. In digestion. Sluggishness. Decay of the i to i u i e functions. Nervousness. Ivc., where a Lonk f. Is required i will be found equal if not Superior to any compound Ever used. To of Kalfs iny1gora c Ria l. Is 1 ?1 the w to so Stein. Checks excesses and creates renewed health and happiness. ushering disease and unhappiness among ladies would exit. Were they generally to adopt tin use of this or dial. Ladies who Are debilitated by those Dis eases which females Are liable to. Are restored by the us of a bottle or two to Bloom and Tov Igot. Yong m k diseases so fatal id the existence of mail and it i the Young who Are most Apt to become victims trom an ignorance of the danger to w hich they subject themselves cause n l re cd sdklil1iv. Weakness of tin system and premature decay. Manv of you May now be suffering milled As to tin cause or source of disease. 1 o those then who by excess have brought on themselves any diseases creating nervous affections or aug other consequences of unrestrained indulgence. Lessening both mental and bodily capacity i ill p v i v Ivou of \ to ii it. Soiu r. In o � dial a Medicine that is purely vegetable. Will Aid nature to restore those important junctions to a healthy Tate. And will prove o service to Yon. It pos use rare Vir tues. Is a Genera remover of diseases and Streili thener t the system As a 1 no medi i unsurpassed. E do not place this Kopial on a looting with quack medi incs and. A Sci Tomary. Append a Long list of re commendation certificates. A beginning with hear what the preacher says and Stich like it necessary Lor Igor Ting cordial. Only needs a trial to prove that it will accomplish ail we say. The genuine Henry s invigorating is put up in no. Funnel bottles. And is easily recognized by the Manu tact Reris signature on the Label of each bottle to counterfeit which i forgery Jan Lor bottle. Six for a 10 i dozen. Prepared Only by s. K. 0 11.n, no. Franklin Row. below eighth. Wladel phia. Fa., to whom All order my. He addies cd. For Sale by fee Ste is. Wholesale agent for the state of Virginia to whom orders from the state must be addressed. Jay a Liberal discount made to stir Trade and dealers. For Sale also by w. 11 Gilman. Washington City. A \ Jan 0 1 y saddles harness trunks pc Jjck Vansant respectfully informs the Public that in has now on hand and will continue to keep at i. Alexandria manufactory adjoining the Marshall House an Usu Cuil Tensive and elegant assortment of articles per Taining to the saddling b1 sinless when he will sell win Jesall or retail As cheap if not cheaper than they can be bought in the District or elsewhere. J. V grateful for the Liberal patronage heretofore conferred upon him respectfully solicit its continuance being confident of his ability to please those in want of articles in his line. Old saddles Harnes. And trunks of a1 kinds repaired with neatness and despatch aug 26tt f. Padgett is still at his old stand. No. . Ems Street where there is to be found a Large assortment of harness of every description and Quality. Also. Saddles. Bridles. Martingales. Whips. Spurs &c., a. A general assortment of trunks of All kinds and prices. Wolf and Buffalo Sleigh Robes Saddle and horse covers and every article usually to be found in a saddlery establishment to w hich 1 invite my customers and the Public to Call and exam Ine before purchasing. Oct dim plaister.250 tons pluister cargo of Brig Scontine to arrive for Sale by oct % Howard & poor China Glass earthenware a. / 1h1.vv Glass and Quee sware. Robert if. Miller. Importer received from Liverpool per ship a. B. Bomp son. I in a crates arid hug Heads of Ware comprising a Complete assortment of goods in Nis line. White Granite dinner sets dinner and Tea new and handsome pattern and styles Blue printed do do do common Ware consisting of edged. Enamelled and Cream coloured of All descriptions. On hand from various source recently received and opened. Cut Glass Ware in every variety pressed do do do Plain do do do French Chino consisting o Gold baud and richly decorated 1 easels. Ups and sauces. A ses pitchers fruit baskets mugs. Cande Tirk. A. Pipe in boxes. English and German stoneware. Of Superior Quality window Glass a Large Slock and great variety of sizes and qualities. Having in connection with his establishment in st. Louis Superior advantages in ordering and purchasing goods in this line Trie sub Sci Iber has no hesitation in saying that his Stock of goods has been selected under More favourable circumstances than most of his competitors in the Eastern cities and that lie can Supply coun try merchants and others upon generally better terms. Merchants i iting Alexandria Are particular la requested to Call and examine Lor themselves. His goods and paces will compare favourably with ony other establishment whatever. r. 11. Miller. I Trench Adan Tage of the present hard times the subscriber has made purchases at several Large auctions in new York of French China and he is now prepared to offer great bargains t � his friends in this line. He flatters himself that he now a the largest and cheapest Stock of French goods Ever offered in this Market. Dinner and dessert sets White Gold band and decorated Tea and Coulee set. Plates dishes.\c. Vases in great variety sizes prices and styles fruit baskets. Pitchers. Mugs. Cac. All persons wishing to be tier wished at prices much below the Cost of importation with Good of the Best Quality and at Low prices would do Well to Call. Sep 2 r ii. Miller. It of 1c w. Turner &. John 1. Dow . Having entered into j a co partnership under the style Otti Reid if Dowell Lor the purpose of conducting the business of Iii a a . Earthen wire. Iff., and Haing purchased the s i 0 k of .1 asks a. Smith May he Lound of the old st mid. On k t no Street. Inline 7 on asks consisting of Staple and fancy dinner. Dessert Tea and toilet sets. Parian Marble Mantle ornaments \ ases of every do i option. English French and Bohemian Glass w Are. And fancy goods together with every variety of Sta ple Waie. An examination of w hich they solicit trom the Trade and dealers generally before Pur chasing elsewhere and pledge themselves to sell at such prices As will Challenge Competition either in tins or any other Market. Sep to ii a it 1 w a us Tel Kun. E of the Northern markets. Sep30 John t. Creighton c of. On the Dorofi of Kins and Royal streets. Alexandria. V a. Would respectfully invite the attention of com to v merchants and others to their Large and Well selected Stock of ii Ards Are t l i very. Am. Agricultural implements. Which they have commenced receiving direct 1 from the manufacturers feeling assured that i they can offer such inducements to dealers a j will he perfectly satisfactory. Their Stock Chi braces cry description of goods in their line among t which will he found pen. Pocket and table cutlery of every Quality plated knives. Forks and spoons Carmn Ltd Best Quality razors. Scissors arid shears of All sorts nails locks. Hinges Sci Evv axes. Scales and Vav eights. A. A log Trace and Halter chains Long and Short handle shovels and Spades ploughs Corn i shelters and Straw cutters Cross Cut. Pit and saws Host Quality Sand paper and Emory i cloth assorted numbers hand. in non saws Lack f Ore smooth and other planes. Broad and Bench axes and hammers. A. War ranted Anvil and ice. Stocks and Dies enamelled Carriage loth. Ever Quality coach. I seaming and parting lace. Fringe. A. J lights assorted window Sash. With a general a i soit Lent of goods for family and Domestic i purposes tins. Pistols. Game bags shot in the. Powder flasks in great variety All of which will he sold wholesale and retail at j prices to please. All Ami examine j sep 12ti _ Majk a l Carbe \ in 6u King and 2 South Fairfax Street. Has just received his Kali Supply of hard Wake am Cutler a. He oilers Lor Sale i at the lowest rash prices a full assortment of knives and Forks. Tots. Ovens. Skillets and lid. Sitters. Table and Tea spoons and other keeping articles Spades shovels and farming utensils generally. Saws. Planes. Com passes. Chisels. Augers and other carpenters tools besides All kinds of other mods in his Jne give him a Call Belor purchasing and you will have no cause to regret it. Oct 1s_ Large lot. Embracing deep and shallow skillets and i round and ova1? ovens and lids pots. Grid Hes. Fire Dos Wagon boxes extra . A. Eke. And constituting a Complete assortment just re Cei Ved per Sehr. Hav re de Grace and for Sale by 1 Richard l. Carne. Or. Out so King and 2 Gouth Fairfax st. F & have Lustre i Cei Ved a Large lot of table and pocket c it Okky. And files of our own import Tom lie or Ders for which were sent out before the Advance in prices of which circumstance buyers can j castles a a co. Ian tons sumac wanted by 1 100 out 3 Kinchelo a co Ai c Tion Salks. Ollk this efe Nisu i i reap Sale of dry goods. Hard \ 7 Ware guns looking glasses. I i i. Friday i it Nat Eairy a Hight at my auction room on King Street i shall comme firm the Sale of an extend Stock 1,1 goods ordered Tor Sale without limit continued Troni Day to Day. Until All sold. Brown and bleached Cotton , red and White flannels Fine Whitney Ami other blankets Fine Marseilles quilts Dimity pleads Fahle loth in variety Fine Merino drawers. Ribbed do do silk and Cotton handkerchiefs. Ladies Law n do. Black silk cravats. Gents Spring neck l ies. Gent Woollen Nett jackets. Woollen com tort Wool and Cotton hosiery childrens and misses do. Merino and Cotton love. Misses hoods and bonnets Buck love Large mahogany Frame look my glasses Lott do. Do Gilt frames. Carriage whips. Carpet Dag. It Day. L ahle knives and Fork. Complete sets Ivory and balance handle do. pieces Silver plated Forks do do Tea and table spoons. German Silver do High and Flat brass candlesticks. Bia snuffers and frays a Fine lot of perfumery. Soap. Combs shovel and tongs polished do hair brushes. Furniture polish together with five English and French double barrel guns single do. Cadet guns brass 3 t hour and s Day clocks of Tine finish and warranted Good time pieces. A. A. Sale positive. Ferros Cash. Oct 27it Geo White. By s. J Mccormick at tit Onker commissioner s Sale of valuable real pursuance of a do Cree of the circuit court for Alexandria county Virginia rendered 22d May. Of Cal. In the suit of Mcknight it. Al. Is. Mcknight . The undersigned. Commissioner appointed by the de Cree Lor the purpose will expose Tor Sale at pub lie auction on in Torday. The 21 at of october next at 12 o clock a. In front of the mayor s office. Inti City of Alexandria a. T to v All Able j lots of round in the proceedings of said suit mentioned situated on the East Side of st. Asaph Street Between Prince and Duke streets j in said City and More particularly described As 1 follows lot no. 1.beginning at the Middle Point of the Square and running thence South with st. Asaph Sheet binding thereon. About 22 Leet three inches with a depth of 1u feet. Lot. No. 2.situated immediately South of and next to no. 1 fronting and binding on st., Asaph Street about 22 Teet 2 Niche with a depth of h o Leet. tenth of the Purchase Money in hand the balance in equal instalments at six. Twelve and eighteen months respectively. Secured by the Bonds of the purchaser with Good per j onal Security and bearing interest from the Day of Sale. Franc is l. Smith. Up 10gawts commissioner. In the Sale of the above property has been postponed until saturday. 2s.� instant at the game hour and place. Oct 23 lots ? by s. .1. Mccormick Ait Iosefo. To valuable House and lot for Sale. By virtue of a decree of the Cir Cuit court of Alexandria rendered at its teb Rumary term. Psf 4. In the suit of Mary Ann cow Man. Guardian. Ac., is. Harles h Cowman it. Al the undersigned As commissioner will Oiler at Public Sale in front of the mayor s office in the City of Alexandria. A on saturday the 2xth Day of october at 12 o clock. M., the lol Loving desirable real Esi a 1 e. A lot of ground in the said City of Alexandria situated on the North Side of King st Between Patrick and Henry streets fronting on King Street .1i feet with the use of a Side Alley. And in depth 1�" Leet. To an Alley 12 feet wide on which lot there is a substantial two Sutt rr1ck dwelling House. Terms or one tenth of the Purchase 1 Money to be paid in Cash and the residue Liete of in three equal instalments at .12. And in months from the Day of ale. To e secured by the Bonds of tie purchaser with Good Security hearing interest from the Day of Sale and the j title retained until the Purchase Money is fully paid. William c. Yeaton. Gap 3neotd commissioner. By George White auctioneer. I blacksmiths tools. Wagons carts. Horse. will be sold at my Blacksmith shop Kronur of King and Payne streets on saturday the Josih Distant lit 1 1 o clock. The following articles v in 2 Complete sets Blacksmith s tools 3 do Wheelwright s do Ibuki seasoned spoke 1200 Leet do. Wagon Timber 1 1 new anti one second hand agon 1 do and one second hand Art 1 Turners lathe Complete 1 Lack screw. Scales and beam lot scrap Iron farming utensils such As ploughs. Hoes. Cd l. _. 1 i 1 1. I ,1itl, Nefor Chi nil Lii at i ? article too tedious to enumerate. Also one excellent work horse. Terms All sums of and under Cash Over a credit of four months will he Given j for approved endorsed notes. On eods a m or Daws. It Aso. 1 Jerky Ian subscriber have inshore and Are receiving direct trom j the Chincha islands their usual Supply of the i above named article which they offer to then customers of the Market totes Puzicha Sers who Mav Preli i p can now be supplied j Dir Curtly front the ship. I Owle & f o. Aug 7?m 4 i u v tons go subscriber has \ f Tor Sal too tons Peri Ian Gla no in store m. Eek Edge an tons no 1, Viu i Tii i Tianio m store and for Saie by Howard b poor. In on danger Fields wharf. J / 1 Kano list tons no. 1, peruvian guano 1 for Sale Low by by i. J. Wheat b Bros. 1jkruv1 an g u a no. Peruvian guano slightly damaged for Sale by i by Ift Cazenove & co. 1jekuyian peruvian Gua no in store and for Sale in quantities to suit. Aug 21 d e. Hope / 1 Kano. Best peruvian guano Tor t t Sale at lowest rates by aug 10 Hill Brown Partlow. In Ruvian . 2 peruvian guano. Tor Sab Low by sep 29 Howard & poor. It Kano. 10 tons peruvian and mexican i received and Lor Sale Low. By sip 22 Jos. Grimes. House building. The subscriber re turn thank to a generous Public for the Liberal patronage extended to them Siee they commenced business and Hope by await Hull Ful filament of All contract to be still remembered by those who need services in their line. They have removed from Pitt Street to the building lately occupied As a sumac Mill on Wiskin ton King and Cameron Street. Sep 29dmn b Price. / a a / lbs. Cotton yarn assorted Tor i Sal Low t cose by j s4 p a h. Hukow. Sacks Kine and ground Alum Salt. Or a a h 15 Kincheloe & co Brilliant Sci i pm is. To be drown of Wilmington Delaware in november 1854. Oret Iory & Mai by 3in�gri. Emu dollars to Tikky Tor tace Benefit of the state of j Delaware Hiss Llor lso4. Drawn at a Mington Del.,1. Draw n at Wil Mington Del., a saturday. Am. 1/5. 1 4. 75 number lottery 12drawn ballots Brilliant Schimk. 1 prize of $40, 20 prizes of $1 non 1 do 20,000 20 prizes of 500 1 do 10,242 i57 do 300 20 do 2.50 ac., a. A tickets $10halves $5quarters $2 50. Certificates of pack go 25 whole tickets. $140 00 do do 25 Hall do 7" m do do 25 Quarter do 33 on one splendid capita of 51,554 dollars. To Tikky for the Benefit of the state of Del j aware lass 252. Lor 151, to be drawn at Wilmington. Del., on saturday. A or. 1 the. Ism. 7 number lottery13 drawn ballots silk did Schimk 1 prize of $51,554 25 prizes of $2.0 to 2 prizes of 2n.noo 5o prizes of 1-000 do 10.000 20l do 5on o j0 5.nnn ac., ac., a. Tickets $15, his. 7.50, hrs. 3.75. Eighths k87j. J certificates of Parka Gas 2d whole tickets $200 no do do to half do 10u 00 do do 2d Quarter do 5n on do do 2d eighth do 25 00 _ Iott Kry Lor the Benefit of the state of Del j j aware. Clas 205, for 154. Drawn at Wil Mington. Del., on saturday. Nov. 18/8. 1851. 78 number lottery 12 drawn ballot Brilli ant Schimk 1 prize of $37,500 20 prizes of $2, 1 prize of 15.000 127 do Don a. Iii in a a. A 1 a a d v j tickets $10 halves $5 quarters $2 6o i certificates of pack is 26 whole tickets $15o 00 do do 26 half do 75 to do do 26 Quarter do 37 5 j j Rott Kry for the Benefit of the state of Del aware. Class m. Lor is l. Drawn at in Migton. Del., on saturday. Nor. 2dth. Ls. 75 number lotterv15 drawn ballots Macnik Kent scheme. 1 prize of $65,000 1 prize of $3,000 j 1 do 30,000 1 do 2 of 1 do 20.000 1 do 2,700 1 do 1u3 h my 1 do 2.500 1 do 7. H � 1 do 2.467 1 1 do 5.i x 0 50 prize of 1,500 1 do l,5 m i 50 do 500 1 do 4. Mio 100 do 400 1 do 3.500 240 do 300 1 do 3,300 kc., &c., pc. Tickets $20. Halves 10, quarters 5, eighths 2 50. Certificates of package s 25 whole tickets. $20 0 do do 25 half do 130 h do do 25 Quarter do 65 of do do 25 eighth do 32 50 Cir orders for tickets and shares and certificates of Par age in the above splendid lot teries. Will receive Hie most prompt attention. And an account of each drawing will be sent immediately Ait i it i Over to All who orb a irom Rue. Address. P. .1. I f k of agent. . La Ilo Waud. Addison k Howard. In feral com Mission and for Ward pc Mer charts. And aka in agr i i i i Rali implements. Seeds and fertilizers at Addison \ a Kadi s of stand. I Nion Street Alexandria l a orders Tor Pei nooks wheat Drill w Ith n. Songs guano attachment a Well As other Arti rules in their line or to had in the Market. Will be tilled with promptness terms Cash. Or its equivalent. Parti Mai attention paid to the Sale of hour. Wheat. I Orn Kye. Pc. Goods consigned to then care till be forwarded with despatch. Aug 2 i1t w. Adam a ing Street. Alexandria \ f has on hand a Choice lot of watches jewelry and Silver Ware. Of the most exquisite workmanship and pattern to an examination of which he would invite the Atten Tion i his trienus and strangers visiting me in All goods sold in my establishment Are War ranted to be a represented at time of Sale having a Large Stock on hand persons will have no difficulty it making their selections. Competition in Quality and Price will be defied. Personal attention Given to the repair ingot Moi some Tyks. Duplex. Lever and other line watches which Are warranted t � perform accurately. 5v jewelry and Silver Ware made to order my w m. W. Adm. John c. Clark practical clock and watch maker King Street two doors vet of Pitt offers for Sale a Tine assortment of Gold and never watches 8 Dav an hour looks Silver spoons. Butter knife and Forks War ranted genuine fold pens and pencils Breastpins ear rings Gold and Silver spectacles Gold medallions watch keys. with a great variety of other article which he will sell on As reasonable term As they can be purchased elsewhere. Personal attention will be Given to repair ing and cleaning watches. Milf i a notice Jordon of Yeaton. J Ykoruk l. Gordon and w. \ Yka Tum ii avg associated As attorneys in the practice of the Law will give strict attention to All by Sines entrusted to them. Ll7ottice on West Side of Royal Street be tween King and Prince Street Alexandria a. By a. C. Yeaton As notary Public and commissioner of deeds Tor most of the states of the Union will attend to the taking of the proof and acknowledgement of deeds a. And All other duties of said offices sep 21dtf to. Cd a ugh ton attorney at Law # will practice in the courts of washing ton City. Alexandria and Fairfax counties. Particular attention paid to collecting and conveyancing. Office Corner of King and Fayette streets lately occupier by a. Mcfarlan. h Palmer Esq counsellor of the supreme court Washington g. K. Witmer & bro., Alexandria a. Sep 21d. Pm it k Everett. Teacher of to # Cal and instrumental music of Prince and Royal Street give in 6ons on the piano for $ 12 p Quarter at his lec Ture room Quarter at the residence of the Pupil. Lessons in vocal music Given upon the most favourable a hvv1li.1a.v1-s surgeon , or Washington Between King a Dameron uis Alexandria a. Paunu Frim the country will lease in e him a few Day. Notice by mail of their intention to Call on him. Nov 11 a f cd Tosh s Howard House Howard ii Street Baltimore. John Mcintosh proprietor. Bal More aug 14cobua

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