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OL __NO. 296
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at TWO DOLLARS a year, in advance. Sin
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Larger advertisements in proportion.
1 : ' rjrCARDS of four lines SEX DOLLARS a year.
Public Offices, &c.
City Post-Office, Third between Market and Wood
sitroota— , R. M. Riddle, Postmaster.
• - Custom Haase, Water, 4th door from Wood st.,Pc
isteson's buildings—Major John Willock, Collector.
City-Treasury, Wood, between First and Second
-taseats , ,Tanies A. Bartram, Treasurer.
- coma" Treasury, Third • street,- next door to the
.Tbird-Prosbyteriaa Church—S. R. Johnston, Treasu-
Mayor's (*et, Fourth, botween Market and Wood
.ittneets—Alexander Hay, Mayor.
blerckame a Exchange, Fourth near Market st.
Pittesurgh, between Market and Wood streets on
thinTand Fourth streets.
Dreidkcints'am.l3faaupeturers' and Farmers' De
111 Oil - Sank, (formerly Saving Fund,) Fourth, between
Wood and Market streets.
; Exehgnge, Fiftlist. near Wood.
''.Xenangakeles House, Water street, near the
Excheinge _Hotel, corner of Penn and St. Clair.
picrehants' Hotel, corner of Third and Wood.
..-Asseeicatalotd,cornerof T bird and Smithfield.
//ailed States, corner of Penn et. and Canal
'Spread Eagle, Liblrty' street, near seventh
r's Mansion House, Liberty St., opposite
Warm. • •
Brixtrikatrst's 3f ausion House, Penn St., opposite
lii_pOrtent to (Wilmer' of Saw Mills.
NYDER's imrividled Self Setters, for saw mills,
13 which have been so fully tested in dif f erent parts
of the licked States, as well as in the cities of Pitts
bisagh awl. Allegheny, can be seen in operation at a
elsober.of mills in this neighborhood, viz: at Mr. Wick
nfsbares.mills, on Penn street; at Bowman & Clam
biers's 'mat, near the upper Allegheny bridge, and
it -Morrison's mills, on llare's Island, and others.—
The.sbove named machine can be obtained at W. W.
William's shop, on Liberty street, near Smithfield,
*bora it is fitting up, and where the maehine will be
inept constantly on hands. Apply to 13. F. S
m nyder, or
W. Wallace. ay 5
Evans' Chamomile Pills.
BRANI J. CLEME.II., residing at 66, Mott
..CAL street, New York, was afflicted with Dyspepsia
initisinostaggravated form. The symptoms were vi
olenthetu*he, great debility, fever, costive nesa,cough,
heartburn, pain in the chest and stomach always after
it4ag, impaired appetite, sensation of sinking at the
furred tongue, nausea, with frequent vomit
top, dizziness towards night and restlessness. These
4,4 continued upwards of a. twelvemonth, when, on
o lting Dr. Win. Evans, 100 Chatham street, and
Miamian* to his ever successful and agreeable mode
o(-treatment, the patient was completely restored to
hnith in the short space of one month, and grateful for
the; incalculable benefit derived, gladly came forward
sad volunteered the above statement. For sale, whole
sale and retail, by R. E. SELLERS, Agent,
No. o o Wood street, below Second.
Pease's Eloarhound Candy.
'TUTTLE 'has received this day from New York,
afresh supply of the above celebrated cure for
boughs, Colds and Consumptions; and is ready to sup
ply customers at wholesale or retail, at his
Ageucy, Fourth st. v 1.2
Debtor Bargains than over, at the Three -Dig
ir HE subscriber would respectfully inform his
' toiliers and the public generally, that notwithstad
inithe-untirecedented sales at the Three Big Doors,
diFing the present season; be has still on hand the lar
gest and" most varied assortment of elegant CLO
THING that can be bought west of the mountaius.—
' The tliblic may rest assured that all articles offered at
Ms "store" are manfactured from Fit f-CH GOODS, pur
chased in tha Eastern markets this spring and made in
to gannents by Pitusburgh workmen.
inconseqaelico of the multiplication of slop shops in
our city, filled with pawn brokers clothes and the musty,
cast off garments of former seasons, from the eastern ci
ties; the public "should be cautious to ascertain the char
licter of the establishments in which they are invited to
pitraulge; before they part with their money. The arti
cles offered at several of the concerns in this city, are
AA:fads of New. York and Philadelphia slop
and sent out here to be palmed off on the Pitts
bal.& public. Purchasers should be on their guard a,
gases!, these impositions, and they may rely on the fact
thatiniestabliihment that advertises eastern made Clo
thing, can give as good an article or as advantageous
borglih , " s as can be bad at the "Three Big Doors."
The public will please remember that all the subscri
bees garments are made in this eity,by competent work.
and" not gathered up like the goods now offered by
Ilia "birds of passage" from the shreds and patches of
eastern slop shops. It will always be his endeavor to
mailtifte the reputation that the "Three Big
haiairobtaiited for furnishing a superior style of
'THING in every respect, and at prices below those of
any other establishment.
Hb ironld again return his thanks to his friends and
the Public for the unprecedented patronage bestovred
111 ` - ',,urli Ids establishment, and believing that they have
found it to their advantage to deal with him, he would
repeat esittinvltation to all those who wish to purchase
, Clothing of every description at the lowest price,w call
sitlfo.-151, LIBERTY ST. JOHN M'CLOSKEY.
rrObserve Metal Plate in the pavement. ap 26.
as ' 7 Lookat This.
rrie attend° . n of those who have been somewhat
sceptical in reference to the numerous certifi
cates published in favor of Dr. Swayne's Compound
Syrup of Wild Cherry, on account of the persons being
unknown in this Section of the State, is respectfully di
rected. to the following certiticate, the writer of which
has been a citizen of this borough for several•years, and
is irosown as a gentleman of integrity and responsibility.
To the Agent, Mr..l. Knot'.
I. have used Dr. Swayne's Compound Syrup of Wild
Cherry for a Cough, with which I have been severely
afflicted for about four months, and I have no hesitation
in saying that it is the most effective medicine that I
have been able to procure. It composes all uneasiness,
-and agrees well with my diet,--and maintains a regular
and good appetite. I can sincemly recommend it to all
Ir e .others similarly afflicred, Muuticx, Borough of
March 9, 1840. ' Chambersburgh.
- gar Wel by WItLIANI
f_-- cvrt No. 53 arketore
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-.All 41 4
R. Woods, Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
Office removed to Bakewell's Offices, on Grant street,
nearly opposite the new Court House, next rooms to J.
D. Mahon, Esq., first floor. sep 10
Hugh Toner, Attorney at Law,
North Emt corner of Smithfield and Fourth streets,
14.1TANDLESS & M'CLURE,
Attorneys and Counsellors at Law,
Office in the Diamond, back of the old Court House,
rep 10 Pittsburgh•
Francis R. Shank, Attorney at Law,
Fourth street, above Wood,
10-1 y Pittsburgh, Pa
Thomas liamUton, Attorney at Law,
Fifth, between Wood and Smithfield sts.,
sep 10—y Pittsburgh, Pa.
Wm. O'Hara Robinson, Attorney at Law,
Office on the North side of the Diamond, between Mar
ket and Union streets, up stairs. sep 10
A. I. Tharboraw, Attorney at Law,
Tenders his professional services to the public,. Office
sep 10 on sth st., above Wood, Pittsburgh.
Eyster & Bucharian, Attorneys at Law,
Office removed from the Diamond to "Attorney's Row,"
shady side of 4th, between Market and Wood titS.,
sep 10 Pittsburgh.
N. Bnckmast,er, Attorney at Law,
Has removed his office to Beams' Law Buildings, 4th
st., above Smithfield, Pittsburgh. sep 10
George W. Layng, Attorney at Law,
Office in Fourth street, near Smithfield, Pittsburgh
EwaAle Washington, Attorney at Law,
Office in Bakewell'sbuilcling, Grant street, Pittsburg]
nm• 5, 184;2
John J. Mitchell, Attorney at Law,
Office corner of Smithfield and Fifth streets, Pittsburgh
Collections made. All business entrusted to hi.
care will be promptly attended to.
William Elder, Attorney at Law,
Office in Second street, second door above the corner
np 29—tf Smithfield, north side•
Wm. E. Austin, Attorney at Law,
Pittsburgh Pa. Office in Fourth street, opposite Burke's
Wit,Ltxx E. AUSTIN, Esq., will give his own
Lion to rev unfinished business, and I recommend bin
to the patronage of my friends.
sep 10—y WALTER FORWARD.
Daniel OIL Curry, Attorney at Law,
Office on Fifth street, between Wood and Sinitlifie
ap 8 Pitt4burgb.
Robert Porter, Attorney at Law,
OIECe on the corner of Fourth anti Smithfield stres
aep 10 Pittsburgh
Judson & rlanegin, Attorneys at Law,
Smithfield, near 7th street. Collect is PI IA 111:/dI P 110 no sd.
crate terms , . Pensions. for widows of old soldiers wide
the late net of Congress obtained. Papers and draw
in.. 4 for the patent Mike prepared. mar 17—v
Homy S. Magraw, Attorney at Law,
Has , removed his office to his r.-Aideace, (El FOUrtil
tWO &torsi nbove Smithfield. .top
3. D. Creigh, Attorney at Law,
Mfice corner Smithfield and Third itreet,,
L. Harper, Attorney and Counsellor at Law,
CADIZ, HAILRISON COUNTT,OHIO
R ill attend promptly to the collection or security Of
claims, and all prof, ssional business entrusted to hi. care
in the counties of Harris.nt, Jeflen4n, Belmmt, Guern
sey, Tnscarawas, Holmes, Co:dux:ton, Carroll, Stark
and Wayne. It EF En To
Metcalf 4- Loomis,
John Harper, Pittsburgh.
D. T. Morgan,
nw , 1813—if
R. Morrow, Alderman,
Office north side of Fifth street, between Wood nod
Smithfield, Pittsburgh. sep 10-tf
For proceedings in attachment under the late law, for
sale at this office. iY
Blank Petitions, Notices, &c.,
To be used in Bankruptcy proceedings, printed on .co , xl
paper, and in the forms approved by the Court, for sale
at this office. jy 25
Dr. S. R. Holmes,
Office in Second street, next door tolvriny & Co.'s
Gloss 'Warehouse. sep 14—y
Dr. A. W. Patterson,
Office on Smithfield street, third door from thecorner of
sixth street. sep 10
ii:D.seuers, M. D.,
Office and dwelling in Fourth street, near Ferry,
sep 13—y Pittsburgh
Waid & Bnnt, Dentists,
Liberty street, a few doors below St. Clair,
ap 6, 1813
Doctor Daniel Dicrileal,
Office on Fifth street, between Wood and Smithfield
streets, Pittsburgh. dee 1.0-y
HAILMAN, JENNINGS & CO.,
COTTON TARN WAREHOUSE,
No. 43, Wood Street;
Agent4for the sale of the Eagle Cotton Factory Yarns.
WILLIAM D. WILLIAMS JOHN S. DILWORTII.
Williams & Dilworth,
Wholesale Grocers, Produce and Commission Mer
chants, and Dealers in Pittsburgh Manufactured Ar
ticles, No. 29, Wood street. sep 10--y
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NEW GOODS.—PRESTON & MACKEI,
Wholesale and Retail Dealers in
English; French and Domestic Dry Goods,
No. 81, Market street, Pittsburgh.
sep 10-y --______
J. & J. ErDevitt,
Wholesale Grocers, Rectifying Distillers, and Dealers
in Produce and Pittsburgh Manufactured Articles,
No. 229, Liberty Street, Pittsburgh. sep 10
J. G. & A. GORDON,
Commission and forwarding Merchants,
Water street, Pittsburgh. sE,p 10-1
BIRMINGHAM & CO. '
Commission and Forwarding Merchants,
No, 60, Water street, Pittsburgh, Pa.
le'TEasts.—Receiving and shipping, 5 cents per
100 lbs. _ Commission on purchases and sales, 24 per
Brownsville Juniata Iron Works,
Edward Hughes, Manufacturer of Iron and Nails
Warehouse, No, 25, Wood st., Pittsburgh.
HAILMAN, JENNLNGS & CO.,
Wholesale; Grocers, Commission and rre-
And deale rs in Pittsburgh Manufactures,
roar 17 No. 43, Wood street. Pittsburgh
THURSDAY, AUGUST 24, 1843.
NICHOLAS D. COLEMAN...... LLOYD It. COLEMAN.
Coleman & Co.,
General Agents, Forwarding . and Commission
Levee Street, Vicksburg, Miss. They respectfully so
licit consignments. n 22-.0
3. W. Sorb a 0.,
ms fur the sale of Beatty's 'owder, Water street,
tween Wood and Smithfield. mar 30—y
LEMUEL WICK .....
L. & J. D. WICK,
Wholesale Grocers & Dealers in Produce,
116 Wood Street, 4 doors above Fifth st.,
may 15 Pittsburgh, Pa.
EAGLE GROCERY STO
TACY LLOYD, Jr., IVholcsale and Retail Gro
cer and Fruiterer, No. 140 Liberty street Pitts
AGENTS FOR STEAMER CLEVELAND,
AND CLEVELAND LINE
John EL Brant, Wholesale Grocer,
Dealer in Grain, General Forwarding and Com
WILL dispose of all goods sent for Commission.
Sales at the lowest commission rates.
W. Eiber, Day &Get rich, D. Leech &Co.
Baltimo re—W. W inn &co. W aon rr,J .E.E liter
Harrisb urgh-I.lfich' I Burke,H. A teg , J .lloldtuan
JOHNSTON & STOCKTON,
ooksellers, Printers and Paper Makers
No. 37, Market street. sep
John Anderson, Smithfield Foundry,
Water street, near the Jlonongulteln House, Pittsburgh
THO:N.A. B. YOU NG..
Thos. B. Young & Co.,
Furniture Ware Rooms, corner of Hand street aria Ex
change alley. Persons wishing to purchase furniture
will find it to their advantage to give Uri a call, being ful
Iv satisfied that we can please as to quality and price,
R. C. TOWNSEND & CO.,
Wire Workers and Wire Manufacturers,
No. 23, Marko . trcet, bezwoon 2d and 3d f•treetA,
Corner of Penn and Saint Clair streets, b'
Aep 10 McKIBBIN & SMITH
Pilkingten's Unrivalled Blacking,
\C'TC NED and udd wh,,kAal... and
snnc f,TItEET, olvo door twlow SinithfiAL
James Patterson, sr.,
near PittAbitrell, inaimilictiirer of
1,,1t:; tobacu•n, filler, mill and timber
s crewe.: }towel' fi Pr rollim: &r. sep 10—y
John ETCloskey, Tailor and Clothier,
Liberty street, bete een Sixth .treet end Virgin alley
South side, 11.)
Webb Closey's Boot and Shoe Manufactory,
trs, 4th at., next dyer to the C. S. Busk.
Ludic.rranella, kid and :lain Ahoe4 mide in the neate4t
Inann , r, and n,.ato-t rrelielt palterliS• -111 10
4411:11' AN D CAI' :MANUFACTURER ,
148 Lit.rty strePt, lx , tween Market
and Skth. up 10--Cm.
AH AT .1X1) CAP ACTURER,
01,, slat! of Don gill,' 4.• Moore,
No. 17, Wood ,oreet.
Every de:eriptioi , of bat , and cap I ni hand aria for •ntle
whole ;oat retail, at prices to ,iuit the titne:i.
JOHNSON & DUVAL,
Bookbinders and Paper Rulers,
Continue bu,:ine.:3 at the stand late of M'CandleA3
Johmin. Every description of work in their line neat
ly and promptly executed. may B—y
Oak and Poplar Lumber for to.
A FEW illounaul f zi-L
eet of s eoneil Oak told Poplar
Lumber, for aaloby telioleAale. Enquire of James
C. Cummins, Esq. near the Fountain Inn.------ jy 21.
Dr. Good's Celebrated Female Pills.
THESE Pills are strongly recommended to the
notice of ladies a.s a safe and efficient remedy in
removing thoSe complaints peculiar to theirsex, from
want efexercise, orgeneral debility of the system. They
obviate costiveness, and counteract all Hysterical and
Nervous affections. These fills lave gained the sanc
tion and approbation of the most eminent Physicians in
the United States, and many Mothers. For sale
Wholesale and Retail,by It. E.SF.LLERS, Agent,
se 1 10 No. 10, Wood Street, below Sacond.
Notice to Dr. Drarutreth's Agents.
MBE office in Pittsburgh, which was established for
JL the purpose of constituting agents in the west,
having accomplished that object, is now closed, and
Mr. G. H. LEE, in the Diamond, Market stroet, ap
pointed my agent for the sale of my Pills and. Lini
ments. All 1)r. Brandreas agents will, therefore,uk
derstand that Dr. B. will send a travelling agent
through the country once a year to collect monks for
sales made and re supply agents. The said traveler
will be provided with power of attorney, duly proved
before the Clerk of the city and county of New York,
together with all the necessary vouchers and papers.
Mr J. J. Yoe is my traveling agent now in Pennsyl
vania. BRANDRF,TIL M. D.
N. B.—Remember, Mr. G. H. LEE, in the rear of the
Market is now my only agent in Pittsburgh.
Iffaving been afflicted for nearly two years, with a
I_ hard swelling on the ctrl of my knee, which
produced much pain, and used various applications
recommended by .the faculty—all in vain, was cured
completely by the use Of one bottle of Dr. Brandreth's
linarnent, or external remedy.
Witness my hand, JAMES TAYLOR ,
Ohio tp., Allegheny co. Pa. Jan. 10,1840.
Dr. Brandreth's external remedy or linament; sold
at the store of GEORGE H. LEE, Pittsburgh, price
50 cents per bottle. feb 8.
THE subscribers have removed to Water,between
Wood and Smithfield streets, where they will
continue the Wholesale Grocery and Commission busi
ness., and would respectfully solicit the putnmageef
their friends. J. W. BURBRIDGE & CO.
Estee's Writing Institute.
CORNER of Third and Wood street, over Krum
er's Exchange office, entrance on Third at. His
classes meet daily as follows: Gentlemen's class at 8
o'clock, A. M. Ladies' class at 10, A. M. Ladies'
and Gentlemen's class at 7P. M. Ladies' can re
ceive lessons at their residences during the afternoon.
V haters will please call during school hours. jy 18.
Short Rea Yarn
No. 5 at 15 cts peril>
6 at 15 do
7 at 15 do
Bat 15 do
9 at 15 do
10 at 15 do
11 at 15 do
12 at 15 do
13 at 16 do
14 at 17. do
15 at 18 do
16 at 19 du
17 at 20 do
18 at 21 do
19 at 22 do
20 at 2:3 do
f 27 J
. JOHN D. WicK
0 nion Cotton Factory
Cheap for Cash.--
Long Reel Yarn.
500 at 84 cents per dozen
600 at 74 do
700 at 64 do
800 at 5} do
900 at 5 do
1000 at 5 do
Candlewick at 15 cents per lb.
Corn. Batting, 8 do
Family do., 124 do
Carpet Chain, 20 do
Cotton Twine, 20 do
Stocking Yarn and Cover
let Yarn always on hand.
Cotton Warps made to or
; attended to, if left at J & C.
kedy's,or the Post Office: address
K. MOORHEAD & CO.
Circulating and Reference Library.
OF religious, historical, political and miscellaneous
work's, will be open every day, Sabbath except
ed, from 7 o'clock A. M. until 9 P. M., .in the Ex
change building, corner of St. Clair street and Ex
change alley, where punctual attendance will be given
by J. GENIMIL.
springs aati Axles for Carriages,
At Eastern Pricer.
lIE subscribers manufacture and keep constant
ly on hand Coach, C and Eliptic Springs (war
mnted,) Juniata Iron Axles, Silver and Brass plated
Dash Frames, Brass and plated Hub Bands, Stump
Joints, patent Leather, Silver and Brass Lamps,
Three fold Steps, Malleable Iron, Door Handles and
Hinges, &c., Ste. JONES & COLEMAN.
BeP 10 St. Clair st., near the Allegheny Bridge.
Travellers should. select Boats prorided wit,
Eran's Safety Goardsfor preventing Explosion of
T would be well for the traveling community to
bear in mind that their security depends entirely
(lima their own encouragement td boats that have or
may be at the expense °I - procuring the above appara
tus. .I.nd that every in making such selec
tions is contributing towards a general introduction of
an in%ention arimitted by all men who understand the
pt in of the Steam Engine, to be a sure preventa
tive against those dreadful disasters. You have cer
tainly, in the hmulreds of explosions that have already
taken place, their almost daily occurrence, and the
thousands of lives that have already been hi-t, a MA
rient warning, and inducement to make inquiry for a
SAfety guard 11%rat, and in every case to give it the
preference. They have went to an additional expense
than your lives may be secure. Ought you tun therefore
to meet them with n corresponding decree
andity your preference show that von appreciate their
laudable endeavors to stop thin awfulsixtrifice of hu
man lift.. They do not charge more than other boats:
ilwir act-emir:iodations in other respects are equal, and
in many cases superior and as there ii one l eav i ng
Pittsburgh every day, why will you run any risk, when
it is 50 completely in your own power to avoid those dis
All iy‘ 'las marked thus [• ]in the List of Arrivals and
Deparnires, in another part of this paper, are supplied
with the Safety Guard.
List of Boats provided with the Safety Guerra.
ALPS, JE IVENS,
AGNES, JAMES ROSS,
AM A 1?.4 N TH, LADY OF I. YONS,
ASHLAND, M INS7'R EL,
BR ILL IA N 7'. MA R IF 7'7' A,
B R INN E 7'7'E. 111 WHIG AN,
BRIDGE WATER, M ISSOURI MAIL,
C A I) DO, MUNGO PARK,
C IC ERO, MESSENGER,
CANTON, MON 77 - ; OMER 1 7 ,
CUTTER. NOR T If BEND,
CASPIAN, NA RAG ANSE TT,
C L EVELAND, ORPHAN BOY,
DUKE of ORLEANS, OLIVE BRANCH,
EDWIN HICKMAN, QUEEN of the SOUTH,
EXPRESS MAIL, RARITAN,
FORMOSA, SARAH ANN,
FORT PITT, SA R AToGA.
1 GEN'L BROOK, TALLEYRAND ,
GALLANT, TOBACCO PLANT,
IDA, VIC TRESS,
INDIAN QUEEN, VALLEY FORGE,
ILLINOIS, WEST WIND,
J. H. BILLS, mar '22
New York Dyer.
SEE RINSE.. W
ould respectfully informhis friends
O and the public in general, that he dyes Ladies'
dresses, Habits and Ma of every description, black;
and warrants them not to smut, and to look equal to new
goods. He dyes fancy colors of all descriptions of silk
and carpet yarn. Also, chnins and restores the colors of
gentlemen's clothing, so as to resemble new goods.
Mr. H. flatters himself that he can please the public,
as he has done an extensive business in New York for
twenty years. All work done on moderate terms, at his
establishment in sth et., between Wood and Smithfield
near the Theatre.
M"This is to certify that. OSEE RIMES has done
work for us, which, has fully answered our ever,
Cations, and we consider him a competent dyer.
S. Hemphill, Andrew Purdy.
Wm. Barnes, W. B. Buies
J. B. Shertletl; Wm. Porter,
David Hail, H. H. Smith,
B. F. Mann, Henry• Javens
David Boles, A. Shockeyjr.
Joseph French, jr., Joseph Vera,
George Barnes. ap 20
Naylor & Co.'s Best Refined Cast Steel
THE undersigned, agents for the above celebrated
stamp of Steel, will alivays keep on hand an as
sortment of the same, consisting in
BestrefinedCast Steel, squared,tiat, round and ormgon,
do do do do axe temper,
Extra do do do for nail cutters,
Best do Double and Single Shear steel, Matthew Jones, Harbor and Nair Dresser,
English Blister, German, Granite; Wedge and Craw- Has removed to Fourth street, opposite the :Shiyor's of
ley Steel, at wholesale, by the case, or in smaller lots fice, where he will be happy to wait upon permanent or
tosuitpurchasers. LYON, SHORB & CO., transient customers. We solicits a share of public pa
je 24-3 m Foot of Wood street*. tronage. seplo.
JWILLIA M McCARTHY begs leave to
announce to the Gentlemen of Pittsburgh,
that he is prepared to make BOOTS of all
kinds, of the best Leather obtained from Philadelphia,
and over Lasts made by instructions from himself. He
does now for himself what he has so long done for the
Pittsburgh Bosses, i. e. alter and fit his lasts to suit the
foot. He has worked at the most fashionable work in
the Eastern cities,came here and instructed several how
to alter and fit, which can be attested by numbers of
Journeymen in this city, and now is rewarded by them
with contumely and abuse. He hereby challenges any
Bootmaker in Pittsburgh, (Boss of course,) to make a
pair or more of Bouts, stock equal, measure to be ta
ken by each in his own way. Workmanship to decide
Fourth st. or the Monongahela House Boot maker,
(as he calls himself,) have a rare chance now to show
themselves. If they can make a Boot let us sec it.
W. McCarthy's Shop and Store is on Market street,
next door to Second, and opposite J. Dunlap's Tin and
Sheet Iron ware Factory. July 11--tf.
. 4 1
To the Gentlemen of Pittsburgh.
THE subscriber 1110.3 t respectfully
informs the gentlemen of this city and®
vicinity, that he has commenced the BOOT and
SHOE making business in Fourth street, opposite the
Mayor's office. Having been foreman in some of the
most fashionable boot shops in the Eastern cities; and
having furnished himself with the best French and
American calf skins, he hopes by his attention to busi
ness to merit a share of public patronage. To those
gentlemen who have kindly patronised him he returns
his sincere thanks, and can with confidence appeal
for the goodness of his work and knowledge of his
business. P. KERRIGAN.
William Adair, Boot and Shoe Maker,
Liberty st. opposite the head of Smithfield.
JThe subscriber haring bought out the®
stock of the late Thomas Rafferty, deceased,has
commenced business at the old stand of Mr. R..,
and is prepared to execute all descriptions o f work in
his line, in the best manner, and on the shortest notice.
He keeps constantly on hand a large assortment of shoe
findings of all destriptionA, and of the best quality. lie
solicits the patronage of the public and of the craft.
Sep I.o—y WA!. ADAIR.
David Clark, Ag't,
jFASHIONBLE BOOT MAKER, has removed
to No. 34 Market street, between Second and
Third streets, where he would be happy to see his
old customers, and all others who feel disposed to pa
lionise him. He use, nothing but first rite stock, and
employs the best of workmen; and as he gives his con
stant pyrsonal attention to business, he trusts that he
will deserve and receive a fair share of patronage.
Pittsburgh Manufactures, Cheap for Cash.
No 8, Fifth st. Tire door!,from Market.
T YATES intends to manufacturvr a bet
eggi&e.fi • ter article of Ladies', Chilikens and
Shoes, and sell them cheaper for cash than
they can be bought in the city. lie will keep constant
ly on hand and makes to order Ladies' Shoes of all
kinds and colors, at very low prices, of the following,
Ladies' Lasting Foxed (laiter Boots, $1 75
" )ust quality Kid or Morocco Gaiters, 1 50
Calfskin Boots, 1 37.
" Foxea Half Gaiters, all colors, 1 37A
" hest kid and Moroco buskin, 1 181
" Double Soled Slippers, (Jeff.) 1 12
" fine Kid Springs and Turns, best qual.l 00
" Springs, heavy, 87}
" Slipper?, 75
61 44 64 6.2 i
MI Shoes mule here warranted. Misses' anclCltil
rens' in the same proportion.
rFßemember the place, at the sig - n of the Red
lox, No. 8, Fifth street.
LOOK AT TBIS!
N o 116, 11'ood street, One doorabore 61h,
.14" EEPS con.tantiv on hand all kinds of the bes
it Spanish Caaadores, Coor
manes, Trabucas, Principes.
Also, half Spanish and common cigars.
Tobacco of all the best brands. Cavendish, 5s
ump; Baltimore Plug, 12s and l6s, lump.
Also, MN. Miller's fine cut chewing _tobacco.
Snuffs—Rapper., Scotch, Macouba, High Toast,&c.
He has also, all other articles in his line, which he
OfferA, wholesale and retail, at the lowest cash prices.
CALL AND SEE. je 8-6 m
FIIRMTITRE WARE ROOMS.
Al tke old stand of Young 4. M' Curdy, No. 43, Se
cond street, between Wood and Market,
RESPECTFULLY informs the friends of the late
firm, and the pub& generally, that he is prepa
red to fill all orders for Cabinet iVork, of any kind,
with all possible despatch, and warranted to be equal
to any in the city.
Every attention will be paid to furnishing COFFINS,
&c., when required. je 16—y
THE subscriber having commenced the manufac
-1 ttur of Cast Steel Files, from American materials
exclusively, merchants or other persons wanting can be
supplied by him with a better article than the foreign,
and at lower prices. Intending to use only the best
quality of File. Steel, manufactured by the Messrs.
SHOSNBERGEH ' s, which is now brought to a perfection
equal to the best English article, manufactured for the
same purpose. the subscriber has full confidence that he
, will be able, in quality of articles and prices, to realize
the best hopes of the friends of American Industry.
GEORGE ROT I I ERY,
Corner of O'Hara & Liberty sts.
Horatio P. Young, Cabinet Maker,
(Late of the firm of Young 4- M'Curdy)
WAS commenced the ousiness in all its branches at
1.1 N.)22, Wood street, between First and Second
strs., where he will keep constantly on hand a good as
sortment of well made FURNITtRE, and hopes, by
strict attention to btminess, to merit a continuance o
the patronage of the public.
Every attention willbepaid to furnishing COFFINS,
&c. A Furniture Car for hire. July 11
Tr Upholsterer and Cabinet Maker, Zi
Third et.,hettreen Wood and Market, al
Respectfully informs his friends and the public that he
is prepared to execute all orders for sofas, sideboards,
bureads, chairs, tables, bedsteads, stands, hair and
spring mattrasses, curtains, carpets; all sorts of uphol
stering work, which he will warrant equal to any made
in the city, and on reasonable terms. sep 10
Cje Wailvtorn* poste
"Ay! maybe than now. I tell yob, Itt Skiff tilts l
Ned M'Cullougla lets on that he doesn't helleve
porch of what the world knows is true, he has SO Mani
wit nor lose his luck."
"Oh, faix, I suppose your right, Mary," azik
child laid her head on her little hand and bar
luxuriant hair falling about her, she certainly
a most extraordinary inmate for so *Wend sitlaiNd ea
abode. She raised her head at length, and With *a
earnest and stolid expression in her largeers Old etr
quisitely beautiful countenance; "Mary," she ma, "UK
me one thing. Is it thrue Fm sot good?"
"Och, by my truth," said Mary, "theca be
worse; he, he, he."
"Ah, don't be gettin' on now, you fannY olaS
but tell me what I'm axin you; am 111 CW.ldlOllO 0111 1
ry? or what am I at all, at alli"
"Why, then, by my cowl, Mealey, you're ;klieg
good a Christian as the best therm"
"Is tha,t what you think, now?"
"It is, in troth just what I think.".
"Well, then, maybe lem a Christian alter claim -
sure if I am, it would be better to be lyie grad id
Maherross at wanst. The citi/diser lolls not be alitimi
of me then 7" she added with a ghastly mile,.
told how dreadfully that crimcumstance preyed met •
`•Musha, what are you talin' abdut, chitd,,"
the old woman; "why you look as if you wera's.thithilt
"Oh, &net say that astherel tall if it ten% itia4 l* ,
she continued, folding her arms together, " I I : = 4 1301
to keep all bad thoughts away from us this and
I Mary might have been surprised at the chiki‘sinii 4'
ety fur Sally's fortunes giving place so suddenly 0
thoughts concerning her own destiny, but the caugia 4
ion was closer than she could have dreamed of Alt
idea which had sometimes occurred to Mealerszointh
but which she always resisted as the suggestion of chi
evil spirit, had come to-night with a greater force dial
ever, and was now for the first time steadily enterthilP
ed. It originated in her love for Sally M'Cartaa, *
a strong, though unaccountable, aversion to 14'0*
lough. The authority of the old woman had removed
some slight doubtsfrorn Mealey , a niinci as i 0 the
ness of the opinion which universally prevailed, HMI
this man's good fortune, as also the decay of the other;
were owing to the transfer of the fairy-welt. But
though hitherto so far towards scepticism; size We*
that the belief being correct, there was duly oho Wad.
cid whereby M'Cartan's luck could be restored. One
ofhisfields adjoining that in which Tlaubber-aa-Shie
situated; and we have already mentioned the 64.1itit
tion that the washing of hands in t springetcdasione iti
removal, but is followed by some serious disaster to the
individual so offending. In addition to this gezienll
fact, the well in question being a fairy-well, it Wits be'
!loved that any dishonor done to it was visited in a man'
nor peculiarly terrible by its implacable little patron&
Thubber-na-Shie had already shifted its place on Doe
memorable occasion, for though it had happened title /3.
two or three generations before the presaeriod, the
recollections of the event, and of the dr eadful tenses
quences with which it was attended to the unfortunate
wretch who had wantonly braved the faries` wrath, wan
faithfully preserved in legend and song: It was to thin
occurrence, Mealey and her ancient hostess referredi
and we cannot be surprised that the fornter did not
immediately perceive the allusion, for it was One of
those fearful traditions seldom spoken of, though nevi
The term of 31'Cartan's earthly prosperity wits both
nearly arrived. The warnings of his friends were all
along unheeded. He reposed with a blind confide:Wes
on the hopes held out to him by M'Cullough: and the
consequences were such as ally but the poor dupe
self, had foreseen. The hosier had never inn: billy pin;
posed for Sally; but then Al'eat tan considered it art
understood matter: and the other, as long us be than&
it necessary to his course; allowed the deception US
work. At length the harvest came round. Wthala
lough regretted his inability to futil his engageMent
with the agent, and at the same time to save his friend:
but the crops on the ground would nearly cover dint
amount of arrears; and the deficiency he undertook 1211
make up on getting the lands into his own possession:
The agent was. of course, well pleased at procuring, ins
stead of the farmer, a solvent and Industrious tenths 4
and, accordingly, M'Cartan lost his farm, and the boa
sier stept, quietly Into the vacant holding. This than
prospered beyond his most sanguine expettationt, Eva
cry thing seemed to thrice about him; Its mope
were good; his cattle, of which he acquired by &great
a considerable stock, were all healthy, crud the best at
their kind. At length he commenced building; end id
a few months more ho moved from his little dark par!
lour, at the back of his shop, to a stately residence,
one of the most delightful situations the country could
afford. In the meantime M'Cartan experien. all the
misery cf his fallen lot. He had been Only able tore(
min his cottage and garden, together with a small Sell
at some distance,—part of a different farm, the same of
which the field of the fairy-well had constituted a port'
lion. Unfortunately, his altered circumstances had
wrought no beneficial change in his habits; and While hit
daughter's frame was wasting away with Oar(' end ES? ,
tigue, he endeavored, by continued intoxicatidti, to-fora
get the consequences of his own guilt and folly. The
cottage now no longer presented the appearance et
comfort and wealth, which had in other days distiw
guished it. The out-houses were gone to dectyi let
even the garden, compared with what It had been, inie
little hotter than an unsightly wilderness. All thiswas
regarded as a melancholy illustration of the tradizinee
truth; and in deed the curse seemed not far froth its
consummation, for Sally's health was evidently genet
and her father, w hose constitution had been fat some
time rapidly breaking down, was at last seized with a
disorder, which was at once pronounced fatal. Ever
since the commencement of their misfortunes; Manley
had participated, with the most soothing affection. in
all the troubles of her friend. She would now sit, the
whole night long, by the sick man's bed and watehover
I him with all tho tenderness of a daughtet. It was ob'
seta ed, however, that her feelings had recently ander.
gone some singular revolution. She no longer &nom+
ced,with her former enthusiasm, the author of all his
sorrow; but sometimes, when in the bitterness Of her
heart. Sally would allude to theif 4xtongs; she Weelli
turn pale as death, and keepher eyes fixed on the Gee
or the dying man, with a look of inexpressible Anguish.
This change became gradually more and more remark=
able,—her visits to Derrylavin became less frequesi
than before; and it was now evident to Sally, and every
one who observed her,
.either that her reason WS/ die=
Curbed, or that something art-wilful Wa s preying on b et
mind. tier eyes became more brilliant,—her featareal
assumed a wilder and more unearthly character; tied
there was a nervous it ritabilitv about ben, as Nebo emir
continually haunted by some fearful thougbt., there
was lately, however, bht fetv opportunities for obsert"
ing these symptoms. for Mealey was hardly ever seen
beyond the precincts other own savage residence.
A longer interval than usual had elapsed, and she
had not appeared at Derrylavin, when one day, old
Mary came to the cottage with 501:13e goat's whey; and
certain medical decoctions for the invalid.
When she had delivered her instructions as to the
patient's treatment, Sally inquired for her little fair,
"There's no seein' a sight of her," she said, "these
times, good orbad."
"Och ; weary on me," said Mary, "for a pratire old
fool,--from ever I could her that unlucky secret she
can't bear comic.' near yiz, at all, at all."
What secret, Mart"
"What secret? Etch melba !Oat stall tadkin about!
In troth myself doesn't know stint secret you mans '
AND CIGAR STORE
From the Dublin. University Magavis' se.
T11011311118.-NA-11211 11 4
OR, THIL FAIRY WILLI