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The following School Books, many of them
iCm,: uuuiisnea, are perhaps the most
puFu,i uooks, as a Series, ever issued -teachers
and friends of education are res
peciiuuy requested to examine the same, un
tier the assurance that they are already pre
lered by a large body of intelligent educa
Analytical and Practical English Gram
Introduction to English Grammar,
rrogressue exercises in Analysis and
Xatin and Greek Grammar.
They are used in over seventy Academies
ii ic ium, ana in many oi me most flour
ishing institutions in every State of the (J.
Dodd's Elementary and Practical Arith
Dodd's High School Arithmetic.
TJodd's Elements of Algebra.
Schell's Introductory Lessons in Arith
This series, of arithmetics, with Dodd's
Algebra, hasrecehed the best claim to nub
3 ic favor possible that of being highly ap
proved by thorough Arithmeticians, afler
using them in the school room.
Olneys School Geography and Atlas.
Olncv's Quarto Geography.
Whitlock's Geometry and Surveying.
All that these books need is a carelul ex
J. s. dekmax's SERIES.
The Student's Primer,
The Student's Speaker.
The Student's Spelling book,
Student's First Reader,
Student's Second Reader,
Student's Third Reader,
Student's Fourth Reader,
No books recently published have created
eo great a sensation among Teachers as the
Stroudsburg, November 2Sth, 1853.
We are now using the Students' Series in
our schools and think they are the very best.
Small children can learn Ucicc as much with
the same labor as they can from any other sys
tem. We would recommend that they be
,uatd in all the schools of the county
OL1S B. GORDON.
Wm. H. WOLFE,
RALPH B. GR1SWOLD.
LEWIS VAIL, .
The school directors of Stroud township
Slave resolved that they be used in all the
schools of the townships.
We have appointed Mr. Lewis Vail our a
ent and authorize him to introduce the a
bQve books at very low rales. Applications
can be made to him or us.
All kinds of Books and Stationary for sale
at low tales.
PRATT, WOODFORD & Co.
No. 4 Courtlandt St., New York.
December 1st, 1853,
50 Cents a. Volume.
THE PEOPLE'S JOURNAL.
An Illustrated Record of Agriculture Me
chanic, Science and Useful Knowledge.
Published Monthly, by A-lfred E. Beach.
Every number contains 32 large Pages of letter-press,
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and profusely illustrated with engravings.
Forming, at the end of each half year, a
splendid volume of two hundred pages, illus
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vings, ihe entire cost being only half a dol
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turers, and people of eveiy profession, will
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valuable knowledge peculiarly suited to their
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No. 8G Nassau Street, New York City.
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Letters Patent for inventions, are requested
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Editor of the People's Journal,
Patent Agent &c, No. 86
Nassau-Street, N. Y City.
December 1, 1553.
NOTICE islereby given to all legatees
and other persons interested in the
estates of the respective decedents and mi
nors, that the administration accounts of
the following estates have been Hied in
the office of the Register of Monroe coun
ty, and will be presented for confirmation
and allowance to the Orphans' Court to
be held at Stroudsburg, in and for the a
aforesaid oounty, on Monday, the 26th
day of December next, at 10 o'clock,
The account of James Neyhart and
Abraham Metzgar, Eecutors of the Last
Will and testament of Henry Neyhart
Jate of Hamilton township deceased.
The final akcount of Abraham Shifter
administrator of the estate of John Snif
fer, late of Tobyhanna township de
ceased. SAMUEL EEES, Jr., Eegistcr.
Registers Offico, Stroudsburg,
December 1, 1853. X
Notice is hereby given to the Stockholders
of the Belmont and Easton Turnpike Road
Company, that an Election will be held at
the house of P. WLerch, in South Canaan,
Wavne Co.. on Monday, the 9th day of Jan
uary. 1854. at 2 o'clock P. M. for election of
Officers of the said, Company for.the ensuing
GABRIEL HOWELL, Scc't.
South Canaan, Nov. 29, 1853.
Thousands of Parents who use Vermifuge
composed of Castor Oil, Calomel, &c, are
uoi aware, mac wntie they appear to benefit
the patient, they are actually laving the foun-
nations lor a series of diseases, such as saliva-
tion, loss of sight, weakness, of limbs. &c.
ir w. . '
in another column will be found theadver-
usement ot Uooensack's Medicines, to which
we ask the attention of all directly interested
in their own as well as their Children's
health. Tn T.irnr CnmnlninfR nnt nil rf.Bmvtoa
arisintrfrom thoseofa bilious tvoe.should make
use of the only genuine medicine, Hobensack's
w. - - 4 '
0Zj"Be not deceived," but ask for Hoben-
sacks' Worm Syrup and Liver Pills, and ob
serve that each has the signature of the Pro
prietor, J. N IiOBHJNSAOK, a8 none else
By virtue of an order of the Orphans' Court
nf I lift Pftiinh? ryf VT nnmn tr fVl IaUMTI fT T? OH 1
w tut vuuitij ui iAiUiiiuUf niu iwiiuiiuii:
Estate, formerly of Barnct Walter, late of
MM! Smitl.finl.1 foWnSh;n 5n iH countv.
deceased, will be sold at public vendue, on
the premises, on
Monday (he 19 til day Of December
novt. t t-..o nVWIr In ih .nftornnnn. two nor-
next, at typo o'clock in the afternoon, two cer
tain messuages or tenements and tracts or
pieces of land, situate in said township of
Middle Smilhhcld, viz
No. 1, adjoining lands of Jonas
Hanna, William Overfield and John Mcrri-
be the 'same more or less; about five acres of
which is cleared and the balance timberland.
xr . . .
iu. a, iiu pininsr mnus or vvn-
mm Overfield, John V. Coolbauch, Thomas
Urattan, Martin Courtricht, Emanuel Gun-
isauies and Jonn mesnliew, and containing
t T mm- . - . I
be the same more er less; about 14 acres of
this tract aro cleared and in a cood
state ot cultivation, and tbo residuet&s
.1 . !. . .11
inereoi is wen iimucrea.
The improvements are a
feet by 28 feet, and a .LOG
STABLE. There is a well and stream of
water near the door.
The terms and conditions will be made
known at the time and place of sale, by
SOLOMON WALTER, Ad'or.
By the Court
M. H. DB.EHER, Clerk.
November 24, 1853.
In the Court of Common Pleas of Monroe
In the matter of the account of Charlton
Burnett, committee of the Estate of Isaac!
The auditor appointed by said Court to
examine and if necessarv resettle the said
account and make distribution, will attend to
the duties of his appointment on Fridav, the
16th day of December next, at ten o'clock
A. M. at the office of Charlton Burnett, Esq.
in Stroudsburg, when and where all persons
interested cau attend.
F. STARBIRD, Auditor.
Novembor 24, 1853. It.
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MORRIS & WILLIS,
107 Fulton Street N. Y.
READY! AIM!! FIRE!!!
The undersigned respectfully informs
the public that he has taken a room in
the Brick building, on the corner of
William ana saran streets, ana airecuy op-
posite Kautz and Huntsman's wheelnght
hop, in the Borough of Stroudsburg, where
he purposing carrying on the Ounsmithmg
business in all its various branches. He
prides himself in being able to give entire
satcisfacion to all. Persons in want of any
thing in his line of business are repectfully
invited to call. Particular attention paid to
repairing in all its various branches. Also
door locks repaired on the shortest notice.
Stroudsburg, October 20, 1853.
DR. V. m. SWAYZE, DENTIST,
Respectfully offers bis services to the pub.
lie generally; and to those unacquainted with
him, takes pleasure in referiog them to the
Physicians of Stroudsburg, or to the follow-
ing recommendation, which was kindly giv-
en him by the Physicians of Newton, N. J.
"Dr. Swavze. having been our family Den
tist for the last five years, and having always
found him worthy of our confidence and pat
ronage, we, the tindersianed, take great plea
sure in recommending him to the public as
an honorable and skillful Dentist
Dr. John R. Stuart,
' Fancis Moran,
Dr. T. Ryerson,
A. D. Morford.
HOT All know the danger of trusting their
Teeth to those not properly qualified. The
best and handsomest artificial Teeth used in
all cases, and set upon gold plate in the
Easton, October 27, 1853 ---8m.
Butter, eggs, &c. taken in exchange for
nay goods in my line of business. .
Stroudsburg, Nov. 18, 1852,
U UJJJ JL1 liV
Jst burnt and now on hand for sale by the
sunsenner as loiiows: 550,000 at his lain
at Stroudsburg, and 200,000 at his kiln at
uutoisDurg,. near the Delaware Water Gap.
These brick will be sold on the most reason-
aoie iern,s as le sunscrmer wishes to quit
U1C as soon as ne can aispose oi
nu ""CK OI , , Ve aiso 0Ilefs tj!s brcli
'ar" ouseanQ lol wim a large nouy oi clay
31 Duioisdurg. all in good order, and new
,or s.a,- An Porsn wishing to engage in
I ha hncinnco nnn ...nil K.
WILLIAM S. WINTEMUTE.
Stroudsburg, October 27, 1853.
C. IT. Waruick,
T ESPECTFULLY announces to the cit
JL t zens of Stroudsbuiff and the surround
ing country, that he still continues the above
business, and may be found at his establisb-
ment on Elizabeth street. All orders for Pa-
i rr . ... , f .
' , "J u"c' "cu l
ri,,u ' uebi :,iy i, upon ine mosi
JS. D. WINDOW SASH, painted and
olazed. of all sizes, constantly on hand and
for sale at the above establishment
Stroudsburg, April 15, 1852. ly
Estate of Phoebe Fowler, laic of the Borough
of Stroudsburg, decescd.
Notice is hereby given that Letters Testa
mentary upon said estate have been granted
to the undersigned. All persons indebted to
said estale are requested to make immediate
Pment, and those having claims or demands
against tne same, win preseni mem ior se;-
ALEXANDER FOWLER, Ex'or.
Stroudsburc. Oct. 1, 1853 Gt.
Notice is hereby given that Letters of Ad-
mmstratiori upon-the Estate of Abraham
Fowler, late of Hacken Sack, Bergen County,
N. J. deceased, have been granted bv the
Register of Wills in and for the County of
Monroe, state of Pennsylvania, to the under
signed, residing in the Borough of Strouds
burg. AIL persons indebted to said Estate
are requested to make payment without de-
lay, and those having claims against the
same, will present them duly authenticated
for settlement, to
ALEXANDER FOWLER, Ad'or.
Stroudsburg, Oct. 1, 1853 6L
The undersigned respectfully bejis leave to
inform the citizens of Monroe county, that he
"as opened a new Marble Yard in the Bor
ough of Stroudsburg, on Elizabeth street,
nearly opposite the Union Hotel, where he
will keep on hand A;?iercan and Foreign
Marble, and holds himself in readiness to fur
nish Chimney Pieces, Cabinet Marble, Mon
uments, Tombs, and Head Stones, &c. de
signed and executed with neatness and des
patch. M. M. BURNETT, Agt.
for Peter Smith.
September 1, 1853. 3m.
JOHN M. STOKES
General Agent for Monroe Co. for the sale of
Blake's Patent Fife-Proof Paint,
or Artificial Slate,
Which in the way of Paint is warranted
to surpass in cheapness and durability r.ny
thing that, has heretoiore been offered to the
public. In no instance has it ever been known
to crack, cleave off, or xcastc by time.
He also has on-hand a large and
well selected stock of
Groceries, Hardware, Stoves, &c.
which have been purchased for cash and must
Stroudsburg, January 13, 1853.
All persons are hereby forbid not to
hunt or make shingles or trespass in any
manner upon my property, under penal-
lJ OL ine iaw TT T , , .
Coolbaugh tsp. Oct 27 1853. 3t.
fft Manufacturer and dealer m. all kinds
WW ot turniture, cabinet-ware, colhns, etc.
at his stand on the Milford road, two
miles from Stroudsburg.
Uq-Keady-made comns of all qualities
ana sizes Kepi consianuy on nana ana ior
sale at the lowest cash price.
October 20, 1853. ly.
Auditor's Wot ice.
In the mailer of tlie partition and division of
the Real Estate of HENRY WEISS,
Oct. 1st 1853, on motion of Mr. Dreher the
Court appoint Charton Burnett, auditor to as
certain and report to next lerm whether
there are any liens or other incumbrances on
the said Real Estate effecting the interest of
the parties. From the Record.
The undersigned will attend to the duties
of Ins appointment, at his office in
burg, on Saturday, the 10th day of December,
1953 at 10 0 clock a. m.
CHARLTON BURNETT, Auditor
November 17, 1853. It
In the Orphans' Court of Monroe Co.
In the matter of the Estate of CONRAD
The auditor appointed by the Court to ex
amine and if occasion require, to re-settle the
account of George W. Kintner, Administra
tor of said estate, will attend to the duties of
his appointment on Wednesday, the 14lh day
of December, 1853, at 10 o'clock a. m. at his
office in Stroudsburg, when and where all
parties interested can attend.
CHARLTON BURNETT Auditor.
November 17, 1853. 4t.
Press: and will be published as soon as
completed, in one ISmo. volume of
about 500 pages,
118 HISTORY, CHARACTER, AND RESULTS', ITS
SANCTITIES AND PROFANITIES ITS SCIENCE
AND ITS FACTS ;
Demonstrating iis Influence, as a civilized
Institution, on the Happiness of the In
dividual and the Progress of the Race.
T. L. Nichols, M. D , and Mrs. M. S. Gove
Published by the Authors, at their Reform
Bookstore, 65 Walker St., New York.
Price one dollar
This book, like "Esoteric Anthropology,"
will be sent by mail, post paid, on the re
ceipt ofthe subscription price, .One Dpljar.
All orders addressed to . r
. . , T. L. NICHOLS, M. D.
65" Walker st New York.
The above reward will be paid for the-ap
prehension of any person who will say that
Isaac H. Loder does not sell the cheapest
and best Cabinet Furniture, at the Pepplesls
L,abinet- Ware Rooms, ( oppo
a site Robert Boy's store, in the
borough of Stroudsburg.") this
sine ot iew xorlr.
ihe undersigned, having purchased the
large and extensive Cabinet Ware Rooms
lately occupied by Frederick Philips, would
rnonn.lR.II.. " 1 rt. ,
iuuuuiiji jiiiuun ihu ciuzeus oi otrouas
burg and vicinity that he intends carrvinrr on
the Cabinet making business in all its various
branches; and is now prepared to receive or
ders ana attend to all calls for every thing.
m ins jme or ousiness. The undersigned
will keep on band and furnish to order
Good and Handsome Furniture,
as cheap as can be sold anywhere. Tin
following articles can be examined in hi
Ware Rooms: N
Sofas, of various styles and patterns;
oiaeooards, becrelanes, Wardrobes, Bu
reaux, or various paterns. r
Cupboards, of different kinds:
Card, Center, Side, Breakfast, and Dininir
m at ' it
wasn fctands. Twist. Sma 1 nml T.nrrrp
Etagere, What-Notes, Music Stands. Soft
Tables, Tea Tables, Oval and Serpentine
j-aoies, ivinnese vviiat-nots, l'ancy. Work
tables, Refreshment tables. Divans, and a
general assortment of Cottage Furniture on
hand and made to order.
05s Varnishing and repairing done on short
notice and on reasonable terms.
A handsome assortment of Gilt, Mahoo-anv
and Walnut Looking Glass and Picture
frames, of every description, will be constant
ly kept on hand and made to order.
Ready-made coffins kept on hand
vand made to order and in the beat
style, at short notice. A hearse will also be
urnished when desired.
Lumber and country produce of all kinds
taken m exchange for Cabinet Ware, Give
us a call before purchasing elsewhere. Re
member the place is opposite R. Boy's
ISAAC II. LODER.
Stroudsburg, March 24, 1853..
The proprietors of this establish
ment are prepared to furnish the pub
lic with all the conveniences that
can be required in this business. Having
atcly added new stock, it will be found that
our new Omnibus is just the thing for parties
on pleasure trips, macriage excursions, &c.
We assure the public that our stock is all
good and reliable, and are at all times pre
pared to furnish every variety of vehicles.
Stable on William street, adjoining Katuz's
KAUTZ & HUNTSMAN.
Stroudsburg, August 4, 1853. ly.
Fits! Fits! Fits!
THE VEGETABLE EXTRACT
For the cure of Fits, Spasms, Cramps, and
all Nervous and Constitutional Diseases.
Persons who are laboring under this dis
tressing malady will find the Vegetable Epi
leptic Pills to be the only remedy ever dis
povered for curing Epilepsy, or Falling Fits.
These Pills possess a specific action on
the nervous system; and, although they are
prepared especially for the purpose of curing
Fits, they will be found of especial benefit
or all persons afnicted with weak nerves, or
whose nervous system has been prostrated or
shattered from any cause whatever. In chron
ic complaints, or diseases of long standing,
superinduced by nervousness, they are ex
Price S3 per box, or tvo boxes for So.
ersons out of the city, enclosing a remit
tance, will have the Pills sent them through
the mail, free of postage. For sale by Setii
S. Hance, No. 108 Baltimore street, Balti
more, Md., to whom orders from all parts of
the Union, must be addressed, post paid.
June 2, 1853. ly.
BR. J. IiANTZ, DENTIST,
Has permanently located him
self in Stroudsburg, and moved
his office next door to Dr. S.
Walton, and nearly opposite S. Melick's Jew
elry store, where ho is fully prepared to treat
the natural teeth, and also to insert incorrupt
ible artificial teeth on pivot and plate, in the
atest and most improved manner. Most per
sons know the danger and folly of trusting
their work to the ignorant as well as the
traveling dentist. It matters not how much
experience a person may have, he is liable to
have some failures out of a number of cases,
and if the dentist lives at a distance, it is fre
quently put off until it is too late to save the
tooth or teeth as it may be, otherwise the in
convenience and trouble of going so far.
lencelhe necessity of obtaining the services
of a dentist near home. All work warranted.
April 29, 1853,
Just burnt and for sale by the subscriber.
These brick are of a large size and of a su-
peuor quality, and will be sold as low or
ower according to quality than any other
Brick in the county. A portion of them are
pressed or front brick. Said brick are made
of the best material and will stand the fire
with impunity, thus answering for the pur
nose of building Hake ovens, &c. All of
which will be sold as low as any in the
All kinds of Produce taken in exchange
for Brick. SIMON GRIJBER.
Stroudsburg, August 18, 1853 ly
EVERY MM HIS OWN MILLER.
Clark's Patent combined grindingand bolt
ingAmilI, is an invention which cannot fail
coming into general use, turning out as it
does from the wheat extra flour, superfine,
middlings, ship stuff and bran, at a single op
eration, and in the most complete manner.
This tiuly scientific mill fills a space of but
three feet in diameter, and five feet high, is
worked by a single shaft, capable of grinding
and bolting from three to ten bushels of wheat
an hour, and can be propelled by any power
from four horse, to any which may be desired.
The entire cost of a mill calculated to make
one barrel of flour to the hour, does not ex
ceed $400. Those desiring to purchase a
mill, or the patent for counties or townships
in Pennsylvania, are requested to address
Wm. Heilman, or call at No. 41 Brown street,
September 1, 1853. 3t.
The subscriber baa opened
bis new Hotel and is ready to
accommodate all who may fa
vor him with their custom.
JOHN H, MELIGK.
Stroudsburg, May 27; 1852, 6m.
REMOVAL ! !
1 ;r- E,-J- t
WHOLESALE AND RETAIL
Soot cini Shoe
M A N : U F A C T O Tt V M
u x xiu x uil 1 ..
rpi. t , . . .
i ne suustnuer respeciiuiy informs
nis customers ami menus that he has,
removed his Boot and Shoe Manvfac-
ry to tne store room lormerly occupied by
Joseph Sigman, in Northampton street, one
door above Hamilton street, and between
Mrs. hi. rl. Harmony s fllillinery and Feter
Pomp s Drug Store.
jie nasiusi receivea a large assortmeni
of Jioots and Shoes, among which are Calf
wuiigieaa xjuuio, uu.iiutsieu viHjnras uoois,
Calf Napoleon Boots, Paient Morocco Na
poleon JJoots, Brogans, &c. for Getlemen
Also on hand a larce assortment of Shoes
Jor L,adies and Misses. Women's fashion
ble Lraiters of every variety, made to order
at snort notice. A larce assortment of Chil-
drens Shoes always on hand. GUM Shoes
of all descriptions and kinds; which he is
CHEAP FOR CASK.
1 He goods are manufactured of the best
materials and in the neatest and most fash
ionable manner. He employs none but the
Rest-workmen about his eslablishoient.
Thankful for the liberal patronage hereto-
ore received, eveiy effort will be made lo
merit a continuance of the samp.
Easton, September 16, 1852.
r. AdcltiBig's ESixsi-
IS the only medicine capable of curing the
HEAD ACHE, in half an hour. Form.
erly, several days were required to relieve
this distressing pain; whilst now the use of
the Elixir will, in a few moments remove ii
entirely. Although but lately introduced
to public notice, this wonderful preparation
count thousands of advocates. It is vppv
beneficial in Colds and CoupIis. chprbino
the most obstinate fit of coughing in a
minute or two. This remedy is an invalua
ble Family Medicine, in all sudden atlacks
of sickness. A single trial will be satisfac
tory evidence of its efficacy. Price 25
cents per bottle. Prepared only by
THOMAS S. PRICIIARD,
Office No. 118 Catharine street,
Allentown, July 9, 1852.
Dr. T. S. Prichard Dear Sir : I have
sed the bottle of your "Elixir for Head
ache," which you left with me a few weeks
since, with, I think, decided adrantage. I
lave for many years been subject to attacks
l this distressing complaint, and certainly
found relief in your preparation.
Yours respectfully, M. HANNUM.
For sale by Dr. Samuel Stokes, Strouds
butg, Pa., wholesale agent.
Samuel B. Keefer, Snydersville.
W. S. Deilrich, Saylorsburg.
John Merwine, Merwinsburg.
David Chnstman, Christmansville.
H. D. & J. Iv. Shafer, Pleasant Vallev.
July 14, 1853-6mos.
Mechanics, Inventors and Manu-
$150. In plcut!il Prizes. 8450.
Volume IX of the Scientific American
commences on the 17th of September. It is
chiefly devoted to the advancement of the in
terests of Mechanics, Inventors, Manufactur
ers, ana farmers, by the ditrusion ot uselul
knowledge upon these important branches. j
It is edited by men practically skilled in the
arts and sciences, and is widely regarded as
sound and able journal. Nearly all the
Valuable Patents which issue weekly from
the Patent Office are Illustrated with
Engravings, and the Claims of all the Pat
ents are published in its columns; thus mak
ing the paper a perfect Scientific and Me
cirANicAL Encyclopedia for future as well as
present reference. The Scientific Ameri
can is very extensively circulated its circu
lation in the last Volume e.vcceding 18,000
copies per week. It is in form for binding;
each volume contains Several Hundred
Engravings and over Four Hundred Pages
of Reading Matter, with an Index. The
practical receipts alone are worth to any
ami;y niucu more man me suuscripnon price.
The Publishers offer the following valua
ble prizes for the largest list of subscribers
sent in by the 1st of January next: S100
will be given lor the largest hat; S7o for the
second; S50 for the third : S45 for the fourth;
40 for the 5th; S35 for the Gth; $30 for the
7th; 25 for the 8th; 20 for the 9th; 15
for the 10th; 10 for the 11th; and 5 for the
13th. The cash will be paid to the order of
the successful competitor, immeadiately after
January 1st 1854.
Terms : One copy one year, 2; one copy
six months, 1; five copies six months, 4;
ten copies six months, 8; ten copies 12
months, 15; fifteen copies twelve months,
22; twenty copies twelve months, 28 in
Southern and Western money taken for
Letters should be directed, post-paid, to
Munn & Co. 128 Pulton-street, N. Y.
Aug. 25, 1853.
THE POCKET jESCULAPICS :
EVERY ONE HIS OWN PHYSICIAN.
The fortieth edition,
wiin one nunareu engra
vings, showing Diseases
& Malformations of the
34 Human System in every
aim.iG uiiu iwiiti. i v
which is addeJ a trea
ties on the Diseases of
Females, being of the
highest importance to
married people, or those
By William Young, II. B.
Let no father be ashamed to present a copy
ofthe JExculapius to his child. It may save
him from an early grave. Let no young man
or woman enter into the secret obligations ol
married life without reading the Pocket JEs
culapius. Let no one suffering from a hack
nied cough, pain in ihe side, resless nighs,-
uorvous feelings, and the whole train of Dys
peptic sensations, and given up by their phy
sician, tie another monument without con
sulting the JEsculapius. Have the married,
or those about 10 be married, any impediment
read this truly useful book, as it has been the
nmeas of saving thousands of unfortunate
creatures from the very jaws of death.
Any person sending Twenty five cents en
closed in a letter, will receive one copy of
this work by mail, or five copies will be sent
for One Dollar. Address, (post paid.)
DR. WM. YOUNG,
jVo. 152 Spruce st. Philadelphia.
Fobruary I , lHo3 ly.
3 O AP. ITine scented Soaps for wash
ing and shaving a'so the ocehrated
snaving cremn, lor sa e uy
" " SAMUELMELICK.
Post Office Stamps.
-TO POSTMASTERS. The advertiser;
Postmaster at Pleasant Grove, Alleghany
county. Maryland, is the first person Tn the
United States who conceived and undertook
extensive io lurnian all tne post-officea in
the,cont7.with cheaP stamP. All stamps
made by mm are warranted equal if nnt .
I .l . ? ,
penor 10 any oiner inai can oe procured for
the same price. Whenever any are sent
out, in any manner, defective or unsatisfacto
ry, duplicates will be forwarded, on notfpp.
without extra charge. All who order a srt
of Stamps, with a full set of chances for
dates only two dollars ffor thirty pieces shall
be kept in stamps, adlibitum. Full set. with
change one dollar
When stamps are neatly made, with turned
nannies and screw, same tvlc as lite re"ii-
lar post-otnee stamps, durable, efficient and
warranted, one to two dollars only, and sne-
cial authority to send by mail free.
Address Post Master, Pleasant Grove, Al
leghany county, ivlaryland.
(7"Any editor publishing the above (with
uiis noiicei inree nines, anil senuuig a copy
oi tne nauer shall receive credit lor ten dol
lars in wood letter, or a ten dollar press; or
if preferred, a wood engraving or an' engraved
newspaper head, of the above value will be
November 3, 1853. 3t.
Came to the premises of the subscri
ber, in Lower Smithfield township,
Monroe county, Pa. abour the 3d of October,
1853, three head of young cattle: Two veur
lings, the one a brown heifer, the other a red
and white steer, the head most all white; the
two year old a. heifer, dard red, with some
white spots. The mark on all is a scollop out
under the right ear. The owner or owners
thereof are hereby requested to come forward,
prove property, pay charges and take them
away, or they will be disposed of according to
law. JOHN BROWN.
October 29, 1853, 3t
HIGHLY ISVlPOfSTAWT !
New Boot and Shoe Establishment.
The subscribers would solicit the attention
ofthe public to their new Boot and Shoe Es-
tablishraent, just opened in- Stroudsburg, first
door neiow uarry's Hotel, where work of all
kinds can be had either ready-made or made
to order at the shortest notice and on the
most reasonable terms. Ladies' Shoes of the
neatest styles constantly on hand.
Long experience in the business in all its
departments, enables the subscribers to re
commend their work to the public, feeling
well assured that their highest expectations
will be fully realized after giving it a fair
trial. WITSEL & HINTON.
Stroudsburg, June 23, 1853.-tf.
SADDLE AHTD HARNESS.
The undersigned having1 lo
cated himself in the borough
of Stroudsburg, at the old Sad
dle and Harness stand of Jas".
N. Durling.on Walnut street,
opposite the Washington Ho
tel, would inform the publie
that he will keep constantly
on hand a choice assortment ot
Saddles, Bridles, Collars, Whips, Carriage
Harness, Sulky and Gig Harness, I cam
Harness, leather, cotton, aud worsted
Fiynels, Trunks, Valises, Carpet
bags, Curry-combs, Horse
cards and brushes,
and all other articles in his line of business.
which he will dispose of upon very reasona
Work made to order at the shortest notice.
His materials will be of the best quality,
and as he employs none but good workmen,
he hopes to receive a liberal share of public
His motto is "quick sales and small profits.
Call and see for yourselves.
Country produce taken in exchango for
work. W. C. LAKZELIER.,
Stroudsburg, March 17, 1853.
N. B. Carriage trimmings for sale, and
Carriages trimmed to order.
New Whole Sale and Retail
WltUE & UQVOK STORE,
The undersigned would inform Land
lords and the public generally, that
thev have justopened the above busiuess in
Stroudsburg, in the store house formerly oc
cupied by John H. Melick as a Jewelry Store,
and have on hand a large stock of
WINES AND LIQUORS
of all kinds and ofthe best quality, direct from
the Custom House, which they are prepared
to sell to Landlords and others on the most rea
sonable terms. Our stock consists of French
Brandy, dark and pale. A'so, Peach, Black
berry, Cinnamon and Cherry Brandy ; Hol
land Gin, N. E. Rum; Irish, Rye and Apjile
Whiskey; Lisbon, Claret, Port, Sweet Mala
ga, Currant and Champagne Wine, &c. &c.
Also, on hand a large stock of Bitters of all
Demijohns, from i to 5 gallons; bottles, and
generally any thing that can be asked for in
Landlords will find it greatly to their ad
vantage to deal with us. We have no hired
agents to sell and distribute liquors for us at
great expense, which must be paid for by the
consumer. Those dealing with-us we intend
shall be satisfied with the article they get, Rs
well as the price, and whenever they are not,
we will be 'pleased to have them return the
tquor, and make the tact known, for we m
end to make it a permanent business, and
can only do so by dealing honorably. All
orders sent us, by stagp drivers or others will
be promptly attended to, the same as though
the person was present dealing for himself.
July 8, 1852. P. S. POSTENS & Co.
Dissolution of Partnership.
The Co-Partnership heretofore existing un
der the firm of Palmer & Pearce, in the
manufacture of Candles, has been dissolved
by mutual consent. The Books and Accounts
are in the nanus oi jonn r aimer, to whom
all indebted are requsted to make payment.
1 ALi Jural & PEARCE.
Stroudsburg, June 16, 1853.
N. B. John Palmer & Son having purchase
ed Pearce's interest in the Stock, the bus
ness will, as heretofore, be carried on at the
old stand, by John Palmer &. Son, who ask a
continuation of public patronage.
A great variety of Toys on hand and
-- for sale cheap at the variety store
of SAMUEL- MELIGK. ;J
Stroudsburg, 6, May 1852.
'Attorney at Law, l
STItOUDSBUltG, MONROE. C0UXTfi! '
Office on Elizabeth street, fornfoWc
cupied by WmDayis. Esq. ; T
May 8, 1851.