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BOOKSELLERS A STATIONERS.
MILLER & ELDER,
Booksellers and Stationers,
BLANK BOOK MANUFACTURERS,
And Dealers In
No. 4C0, Market Street,
31 PHILADELPHIA, PA.
CHARLES MAGARGE & CO.,
Wholesale Dealers In
I:ip3i llags, Ace,
Nos. 30, 32, and 34, South Sixth Sircet,
TV Paper any Size, Weight, Color and Quality,
wade to order, at short notiee. lOlyii
SOWER, BARNES & POTTS,
Booksellers etc Stationers,
And Dealers in
Nos. 530 Market and 523 Minor Streets, -
' Publishers of Sanders' New Headers, and
Brooks' Arithmetics. Also, Hohort's History of
the United States, Fulton's Outline Maps, &c.
Always on hand, and inado to Order. 31t
Waiting, lliiicl !
rruiIS FLUID Is warranted EQUAL to Arnold's,
L and is sold at iimcli less price. The money
will be refunded to those buying it, if It does not
prove entirely satisfactory,
a. For sale by F. Mortimer, New Illoomllcld.
MILLER & ELDER,
430 Market Street,
Glass and Quecnsivare.
A. L. Kaub J. E. FliETMIRE.
It AUK &' FBYJIIIIK,
Importers AND JoiUIKliS OP
China, O- 1 u h h
801 and 803, Cherry St., between Arch & Race,
ID" Constantly on hand, Original Assorted
Packages. 3. 9. ly 10
FOB PUKE WATKlt, USK
Made of wild Cucumber wood, en
tlrely tatele, duraNe and relialite ;
the good old-fashioned wooden pump,
made by machinery, and therefore
perfect and accurate in all its parts,
raising an equal amount of water,
and cost! n g less than half the money.
Easily arranged so as to be non
freezing, and In construction sosim
ple that any one can tnit it tip and
keep it in reiMtir. Afler thorough
trial it is acknowledged the
, Best ' and Cheapest.
V Ollice and Ware-room,
Nos. 624 and 62 Filbert Slreet,
415 6m61 IPHILADELPIIIA, PA.
-These Pumps can be ordered of the Manu
facturer, or F. Mortimer & Co., New Bloomileld.
LLOYD, SUPPLEE, A WALTON,
: WIIOLESALB : .,
U. 625 Market Street. :
DRUCS, MEDICINES AND PAINTS.
John Lucas & Co.,
PURE SWISS GREEN,
White Inl ami Color
Nos, 141 and 143 North Fourth fit.,
WRIGHT & SIDDALL,
AND DEAMiltS IN
119 MARKET STREET, NEAR FRONT,
AVVIA. STOCK of everthing connected with
tile business, of the best quality, and at very
low prices. A good location for business, with a
ow rent and light expenses, enables us to oiler in
ducements to buyers, and makes it worth their
while to give us a trial.
Philadelphia, 0. 8tf.
SAVES T.AISOU I
Saves Time !
AINRIGHT & CO'S
Will be found the best in use. With this Soap
washing may be done with half the labor required
when any other Is used, and the saving in wear to
clothes Is really astonishing. It will cost only Fif
teen Cents to try it, and after that you will use no
4 For sale by all Grocers, and by F. Mortimer,
New Bioomtleld, Pa. 317
WOOD AND WILLOW WARE.
OKAYKILL & CO.,
Wholesale Dealers In
Batting, Waddiiig, Twines, &c,
And a line assortment of
Wood and Willow Ware,
No. 3-I3, North Third Street,
January 1, 18G9.
" OUR FATHER'S HOUSE ;"
TUo Unwritten Word.
By Daniel March, D. D., author of the popular
"Night Scenes." This master In thought and lan
guage, shows us untold riches and tieauties in the
Great House, with Its Blooming flowers. Hinging
birds, Waving palms, Boiling clouds. Beautiful
bow. Sacred mountains. Delightful rivers. Mighty
oceans. Thundering voices, Blazing heavens aud
vast mil verse with countless beings in millions of
worlds, and reads to us In each the Unwritten
Word. Hose-tinted paer, ornate engravings and
superb binding. "Rich and variedln thought."
"Chaste." "Easy and graceful in style." "Cor
rect, pure and elevating In Its tendency." "Beau
tlful and good." ' A household treasure." (Join
mendatlons like the above from College Presidents
and Professors, minister of all denominations,
and the religious and secular press all over the
country, lis freshness, purity of language, with
Cleiir fMI0n i VUA ft iiA ulj.nl mnrmvliiKd u.il.l..,l..i
binding, and low price, making it tke book or Vie
masses. Agents are selling from 50 to 150 per
We want Clergymen, School Teachers, smart ac
t've young men and ladles to introduce the work
for us in every township, and we will nay liberally.
No Intelligent man or woman need be without a
Send for circular, full description, aud terms.
ZIEGLF.lt & McCUHDY, 16 S. Sixth Street, Phlla
deljihla. Pa. ; or, 139 Kace Ht'ect,Clncinnatl,Oliiot
69 Monro Slreet, Chica-jo, 111. j 5IW N. Sixth St.,
St. Louis. Mo. or, 102 Main St., Hprlnglleld,
Mass, 4 351m.
Philadelphia A dvertisemenls.
DRY COODS HOSIERY A. NOTIONS
John ShalTner, Jr. E. H. Ziegler. Tiico. Kuincl
SHAFFXEII ZIKULEB & CO.,
81IAFFNEH, ZIEC1.EI! ft CO.,
Importers and lHalers ill
Trii E A 1) S, C O MB 8,
and every variety of
No. 36, North Fourth Street,
Agents for Lancaster Combs.
BAIICIIOFT & CO.,
Importers nutl Jobbers
Of Staple and Fancy
DRY - GOODS,
Linens, White Goods, Hosiery, &c,
Nos. 105 and 4U7 MARKET STREET,
(Above Fourth, North Side,)
Hoots, Shoes, Hats and Caps.
V. 1). Miller. T. Hickert. C. ir. Miller.
MILLER, RICKERT & CO.,
UltAYBlIX & NEWCOMER,
Mamifaeturers and Wholesale Dealers in
HATS, CAPS, FURS,
No. 349 North Third Strsat, 2d Floor,
4 lily 10
Hats, Caps, Furs,
Stl Sl"W - :i- O O I H
153 NORTH THIRD STREET,
3 91yl0 PHILADELPHIA.
W. W. Paul.
D. J. Hoar.
H. L. Hood.
WM. W. PAUL & CO.
BOOT AND SHOE
623 Market St. aud C14 Commerce Street,
G. W. 11 VSSELL,
No. 22 North Sixth Street, opposite Commerce,
Importer and Dealer in
French and American Clocks,
-Particular attention paid to Fine Watch
and Clock Repairing.
nr Agent for STKVKNS' PATENT TUltRKT
CU)CK. the best aud cheapest Turret Clock in the
- inquiries by mall for information regarding
Clocks or Watches will be chcerfuily answered.
W. H. Pipeh. , w. A. OnniBON.
AV. Ill IIIj;tt At CO.,
Trunks, Valises, Travoll'ng- Bajs,
No. 40 North Fourth Slreet,
(In Merchants' Hotel Building)
MU SOLID SOLE LKATHElt TUL'NKH A SPE
Janaary 1, 1609.
TOBACCO SECARS AC.
WM. H. KENNEDY,
Hemphill V Cliaiullcr,
Tobacco, Scgars, &c.f
No. 222 MARKET STREET,
9-A full Stock of the Cfl'ebrated Monitor Na
vy, always on hand. 4 i!2 ylo
W. B. METCALFE,
James llvsscl & Co.,
Wholesale Dealeks in
Tpbacco and Cigars,
No. 11, South Front Street,
Agents for Celebrated Star Navy. 4 221y
Thomas Rons. A. J. McCokkey.
ItOBB & McCONKEY,
And Wholesale Dealers in
LEAK AND MANUFACTURED
No. 13 North Fifth Street,
(Between Market and Arch,)
A. B. Cunningham. J. II. Lewars. J. S.Gleim.
Cunningham, Gleim & Co.,
Wholesale Dealers in
Tobacco, Scgars, &c,
NO. i, NORTH FIFTH STREET,
CROCERIES AND PROVISIONS.
C. 1 KM; I IT & JMJO S,
Wholesale Dealers in
1 I SH ,
114 South Delaware Avenne,
Below Chestnnt St.,
Collins, (Jeddes & Co's Cnnncd Frnits.
S. 15. TAYLOR,
WAINWRIGHT & CO.
North East Corner of 2nd and Arch Street?,
W. A. Atwood.
ISAAO W. ItAMCK.
ATWOOD, KANCK & CO.,
Vi'holcsalo Dealers in all kinds of Pickled and Salt
No. '210 North Wharves, above Race Street,
3 40 OinO rillLA DELPHI A, PA.
PATTERSON & NEWLIN,
' No. 120 ARCH STREET,
MOf The sale of Ejgs, Eeeds, Grain and Wool
Please send for Circular. 41
SST" " Thonnw spell ingenuity." " Ye s
8ir;ln4ian-knewa T." "Go to the head."
JS?" I don't see but one reason why
that mare can't trot her mile in three
minutcB rthe distance is too great for the
t&" A man fit a fair was asked it hia
horse was timid.
" Not at all," said he ; " he frequently
spends the whole night by himself in a
i A gentleman passing through a
potato-field observed an Irishman planting
potatoes. He inquired what kind he had
there. " Raw ones, to be sure," replied
the son of Erin ; " Tf they were boiled
they wouldn't grow."
4 To make a little boy's trowsers
" last." When you make a suit of clothes
for him, finish the coat first, and by so
doing you make the trowsers last. It is
the only way the thing can be done.
Here's a man fallen into this
slouch !" exclaimed one laborer to another;
" hurry, for it is up to his ankles." " If
that's all. there's no hurry." " Yes, thcTe
is, for he's fallen in head first !"
4In a Sabbath school in Grand
Haven, Mich., Miss Elder, the teacher,
asked Rurty Parks: " Who was the father
of Zebedee's children ?" Burty scratched
her head for a moment, and then asked,
" Who did Zebedee suspect '(".
Jt A man was once brought up be
fore a magistrate, charged w'.th marrying
six wives. The magistrate asked him
how he could bo so hardened a villain.
" riease your Worship," re plied the fel
low " 1 wax trying to yrt a ijood urn; 1"
' J8T" A little girl happened to hear her
mother speaking of going into halt' mourn
ing, said :
" Why are wo going into half mourn
ing, mamma; are any of our relations half
8"" What is the difference between GO
minutes and my youngest sister?" asked
a precocious buy of his grave uncle.
" 1 don't know ) what is it V was the un
cle's reply. " Why, one's an hour, and
the other's our Ann," was the stunning
J6 There is an improbable story that a
New-Jersey hen minluid an egg, when
another hen set on it, and the original
hen recognized the chicken after it was
hatched. The sitting hen claimed a
" fowl," but the umpire has not given his
IhaT" A young lawyer of Philadelphia
wrote to an old limb near Chicago thus:
" Is there an opening in your part of the
country that I can get into?" Answer:
" There is an opening in my back yard,
about thirty feet deep, no curb around it.
If that will suit, come on."
JF" " Do you mean to tell us," said a
lawyer to a doctor, whom he was cross
examining, " that if a person lived in a
horse pond, it would not be injurious to
him?" " I think not," said the doctor,
" if ho lived for sixty or seventy years in
Smith looking over the garden
fence of his fr iend Jones bite on Saturday
afternoon, saw Jones in the act of dig
ging angle worms. " Jones," said ho,
" I hope you are not going to break the
Sabbath ?" ' No," replied Jones, as he
drew out a fat fellow, " I expect to make
a whole day of it."
J A gentleman, observing a servant
girl, who was left-handed, placing the
knives and forks on the dinner table in
the same awkward position, remarked to
her that she was laying them left handed.
" Oh, indade !" said she j "so I have.
Be pleased, sir, to help me to turn the
table round" !
JJQy " My lad," said a traveler to a
little boy whom he met, clothed in
pants and small jacket, but without a very
necessary article of apparel, " my lad,
where is your shirt?" " Mammy's wash
ing it." Ilavo you no other ?" " No
other !" exclaimed the urchin, ia surprise,
" would you want a boy to have a thous
t& A rogue lately gave a waiter at a
well known cafe in Brussels a ten frano
piece. The waiter very correctly pro
nounced it bad. "Let me see it again,"
said the fellow; then examining it careful
ly, he exclaimed in a loud voice, as h
put it back, "Observe the date, 1813;
do you really suppose that if it was bad
they wouldn't have found it out by thia