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and Trunk Manufacturers, whole

you that he has removed his sale and retail, No. 67 Fourth street, corner of of business to Oure street, a few doors above Pine, opposite the Planters House, St. Louis. Main, south side, in the Exchange Building,

and three doors above Messrs. E. W. Clarke &

(o's. Banking llouse, where he is now openComunissions.

ing, and will continue to receive during the

Spring months, a large and full assortment of H. W. LEFFINGWELL,


the most fashionable styles of goods, in his Notarr Pubiic

Com'r of Deeds. linc, forzentlemen's wear; and where he will

be pleased to see his old friends and customDealers, Auctioneers and Conveyancers,

, ers and their friends with them and assureNo. 123 Ché tout street, St. Louis, Mo. Real those who may faror him with their patronEstate sold on commission, at private sale, or

age, that they shall receive his personu) attenauction. Also, deeds of all kinds written, and tion and his best efforts to please. Very reacknowledgments taken. Mans of the city

spectfully, your obedient servant, and additions to be seen at the office, and in

J. G. SUELTON. furination given free of charge. Surveying done promptly and correctly.

Drm Goods, T pablic lands, real estate, military land 0.

& ., warrants, pavinent of taxes, investigation of

dealers, 131 and 133 Main Street, St. tities, amicable collection of debts, and all Louis. Job P. Doan, St. Louis, Wylley King, other business within the legitimate sphere of do., Richard Bigelow, New York. an Agent's duties, by CHARLES CORKERY, CROW

"ROW, McCREERY & CO., Wholesale dealNotary Public and Commissioner of Deads and ers in Dry (ioods, No. 71 Main street, St. Depositions for all the North-western States, Louis, Mo. Wayman Crow, Phoceon R. Mc Missouri included.

October, 18.1. Creery, Um. H. Barksdale, Wm. A. Hargu

dine, Charles D. Appleton. Aitorneps.


TOODS, CIIRISTY & CO., wholesale dealCLOVER & CAMPBELL, late of Palmyra, St. Louis, Mo.

ers in Dry Goods, No. 75 Main street, G

James Woods, William T. Mo., Attorneys at Law, St. Louis, Mo.

Christy, James C. Christy, Robert K. Woods,

Attorney and
Counsellor at Law, office No. 56 Pine

Fruit Trees.
street, near Third, (adjoining that of the Clerk
of the Supreme Court.


sale by the unlersigned, at their fruit farm and nursery.

This establishment is lo(2 doors west of the Republican building,) St.

cated seven miles South of St. Louis, Mo. Louis, Mo.

There are Omnibus Coaches running daily

from the City within one half mile of the esF.

HEREFORD, Attorney at Law, Indepen- tablishment. The Nursery and Gardens are

dence, Mo. Oilice over Thomas & Todd's open at all times (Sunday's excepted) for the store.

reception of visitors. liorticulturists and amaRefer to Messrs. Thomas & Todd, Smart & teurs are respectfully invited to visit the esHughes, Coleman & Dallam, Independence, tablishment and examine for themselves. In Mo.; Ton. Wm. Scott, Hon. Thos. 1. Price, directing the attention oi the public to their George W. Hough, Jefferson City, Mo.; Tutt & nursery, they would remark th it one of the Watson, M. Tarver, Esq., H. Cobb, Esq., St.

firm, (Mr. Jaines Sixerson,) has been engaged Louis, Mo.

in the above business for the last twenty-five rears; during that time he has tested many of the varieties now growing. This, with the

assurance on their part of an intention to in. INC. JEYER, Dealer in Uides, Leather, crease the number of their trees, as well as to street, St. Louis, Mo.

nishes a strong guarantee to persons wishing

to make choice selections of fruit, that they Furniture.

can always be surplied. Their prices for trees will be as reasonable as at any similar estah

lishment East or West, and when desired, W. JEROME, wholesale and retail dealer trees will be delivered free of charge in the


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Chairs, bedsteads, &c., Nos. 4-1, 46 and 45,

for their destination. Olive street, opposite the Monroe House, St.

All letters addressed to John Sigerson, Louis, Mo.

St. Louis, or to James Sigerson, Carondelet,

will meet with prompt attention. WM

JOHN SIGERSON & BROTHERS. Louis Furniture Store, manufactures and keeps constantly on hand every variety of household furniture, matresses, window blinds, willow ware, &c.

Also, manufactures to order every article in his line, with despatch. Orders from abroad SLIGO BOOK STORS AND PAPER WAREpromptly attended to, and goods carefully

I!OUSE. packed. All goods warranted as recom


MOS II. SCHULTZ, No. 136, North Main mended.

street, St. Louis, opposite the Bank. New Warehouse, No. 83 Second street, bet- Wholesale dealer in books, paper and staween Osve and Locust streets, St. Louis, Mo. tionery.

Paper Warehonse.




VIO GRSY, Blacksmith and Iron OME METCAL FIRE AND MARINE Worker, No. 90 North Second street, bet

INSC'RANCE CO. of St. Louis, not withween Olive and Locust, St. Louis, Mo., keeps standing the heavy loss sustained by this com. constantly on hand and manufactures to orier pany in Naylast, the stock notrs now on hand Os Chains, Sledges, Wedges, and every des- amount to $3 0, 00. The stock notes of the cription of Mining Tools, also Tron Hobbles coinpany are secured by lien upon real estate and Picket Pins. Blacksmith work for and approved endorsers. Odice, No. 1.0 Housebuilders, at the lowest prices. Tolle North Third street. has always on hund the highly recommended Directors: I. L. Garrison, A. P. Ladew, P. Iron Frame Bedstead, and Camp Stool.

Salisbury, John Whitrbill, Jos. A. Eddy, Hen-
ry Kayser, D. D. Page, Theron Barnum, John

D. D. PAGE, Treasurer.

PAILANDER SALISBURY, Sec'y. cond and Morgan streets, St. Louis, Mo. We are prepared to till with dispatch, and to sit up in superior style, all orders in the Foun

COMPANY.-Directors: John O'Fallon, dry and Machine business, such as steam en

C. M. Valleau, Reuben Knox, Daniel D. Page, gines, mill work, mill castings, railroad cars,

Oliver Bennett, John Sigerson, John S. MC wheels for coal trucks, lard and soap kettles

Cune, Joseph A. Eddy, True W. Hoit. of all sizes, press screws, &c., made to order

This company is established upon the muat short notice. Wool carding machines,

tual principles of insurance, and is emphatiand a large and superior stock of machine

cally a home institution. The fire risks of this cards, we will warrant equal to any in the company are extended into all parts of this Union.

State. Its earnings are never employed or inAll orders from the country will meet with

vested in stocks or real estate, but kept for the prompt attention.

prompt liquidation of losses, and under the J. T. DOWDALL & CO.

immediate control of the Directors. Every

person insuring with this company becomes S. J. SMITH.


interested in its protits instead its success, and W. D. WOOD.


of being divided among a few stockholders, Missonri Foundry.

belong to tho e who insure in this company.

The Directors aware of the importance of a ers of Castings, Iron Railings, Iron Win

well secured fund, reliable in case of loss, dow Shutters, Vaults and Doors; Plumbago

and ample under all ordinary calamity, assure Concrete Fire Proof Safes ; also, Garrison's

the i ublic that they have already a pledged Portable Saw Mills.

fund, ample and reliable for any contingency, Office and Warehouse No. 118 North Third

with a monthly increase of premiums of over street. Foundry, corner Clark Avenue and

ten thousand dollars. For the length of time Eighth street.

June, 1851. this company has been in operation (sis

months) its business has been extended into

all parts of the State and the city, and has reSaws and Scales. ceived from the public a liberal patronage,

which has placed it upon a permanent basis. ST. LOUIS SAW AND SCALE FACTORY.

By an act incor/orating this company, the

parties insuring property therein, are entitled description of Saws and Scales. Factory

to the entire profits of the institution, the preon Broadway, North St. Louis. Office and

mium notes are also pledged by the charter Ware-room No. 86 Main street, up stairs.

for the payment of losses. June, 1851.

The portfolio of the company is at all times

open to the inspection of its members and those ROLIN CLARK, PHILANDER BRALEY.

wishing to make insurance with it. Policies JOHN RENFREW.

are issued from thirty days to six years, thereALEXANDER CROSIER. AGLE FOUNDRY AND ENGINE SHOP,

by effecting a permanent insurance, with a reEA North-west corner of Main and Biddle

turn premium of from fifteen to fifty per cent, streets. Manufacturers of all kinds of ma

according to the term of insurance. chinery, boilers and sheet iron work, portable

Agents for this company may be found in all circular saw mills always on hand, all orders

the principal towns in the State to whom apexecuted with fidelity and despatch.

plication may be made.

Office of the company over E. W. Clark & Brother, corner of Main and Olive streets,

, be

effected at the tariff'rates of premium. CHAERFF & BRO., No. 71 Market street,

C. M. VALLEAU, President. SO St. Louis, Mo., are prepared to execute

H. D. BACON, Treasurer. anything in the line of lithography; and es

S. F. LEDYARD, Secretary. pecially, as they are in possession of the largest sized lithographic presses and stones, they are able to till orders of the largest dimensions. They take and lithograph portraits and likenesses from daguerrotypes, en- turers and dealers, No. 90 Fifth street, grave or lithograph show bill cards, business between St. Charles and Locust, are and visiting cards, diplomas, music, mani-stantly manufacturing, and have on hand, all fests, labels, facsimiles, bank notes, bank vills, styles of carriages, which they will sell on the hank checks, bill heads, drasts, bills of lad- most reasonable terms. They flatter theming, maps, town plats, &c.

selves from the experience they have had in They particularly beg leave to request the business, to be able to furnish as good an the special notice of the public to their crayon article as can be bought in any market. Citidrawings and colored lithographs, in as much zens and strangers are requested to call and as this is the only establishment in the West, examine for themselves. All carriages made where this improved style of lithographing is by us are warranted to be as represented, or practiced.

the money refunded.



Main street, si. Louis, next door to the JoNa

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COLLEGE, St. Louis, Mo., incorporated Bank of Missouri.

by the General Assembly, January 24, 1851. N. B. Deposits received, Drafts and Notes

With full authority to grant diplomas, award from all parts of the l'nion collected and Ex

degrees, confer honors, and exercise all and change on the East and South for sale at all

singular, the privileges common to Commertimes, Also Branches of Exchange and Banking

cial Colleges, authorized by law in other

States."-Charter, Sec. 2. liolises at San Francisco and Sacramento Ci

JONATHAN JONES, Master of Accounts ties, California.

President and acting Professor of theory and

practice of book-keeping, commercial calcuchange dealers, No. 132 Main street, west

lations, commercial correspondence, ac. side, third door north of Vine street, St. Louis,

JAMES W. RICHARDSON, Practical Acwo. Interest paid to depositors, drasts and

countant-Permanent Associate in book-keepnotes collected, sight and time bills purchased | ing Department. und sight exchange on the eastern cities and

CHARLES STEWART, Professor of MatheNew Orleans for sale at the lowest rates in

matics-In special charge of commercial calsums to suit purchasers.


F'LETCHER M, ILAIGHT, E q., Professor of

Commercial Law'. exchange dealers on the north-west corner JOSEPH P. HORTIZ, Professor of Penmanof Main and Olive streets, St. Louis, Mo. In- ship. terests paid to depositors, drafts and notes N. B.-for information in regard to the collected, sight and time bills purchased and terms, the course of instruction and all busiexchange on the eastern cities and New Or- ness connected with the above, call at the Jeans for sale at the lowest rates.

“Book-keeping Department,' corner of Fourth

and Chestnut streets, or address Jonathan .. DENUIST & CO., bankers and ex

Jones. St. Louis, Mo.
chauge dealers, No. 83 Main street, east
side third door north of Olive street, St. Louis,
Mo. Interest paid to depositors, drafts and
notes collected, sight and time bills purchas-
ed, and sight exchange on the eastern cities
and New Orleans for sale, at the lowest rates,

UMN S, WATSON, (late of Wilgus & Wat-

son) No. 64* 40' Pine street, between Sein sums to suit purchasers.

cond and Third, next door above the old stand

of Wilgus & Watson, house, steamboat, sign 8. HASKELL. JAS. E. FRANCISCUS.

and ornamental painter, gruiner, glazier, J. H. BILLING.

whitener and paper hanger; also, dealer in :

all the latest styles of French and American dealers, corner of Main and Vine streets,

paper hangings. He keeps constantly on hand St. Louis, Mo., buy and sell exehange on all

and ready for sale mixed paints of all colors, the eastern, western and southern cities; all

oils, varnishes, Japan, turpentine, white leadi, kinds of bank notes, and foreign gold and sil

putty, and a large and superior assortment of

French and American window glass, which Land warrants bought and sold, and rul

will be cut to any size to suit customers. ly guaranteed.

Particular attention paid to estimating on PCollections made in all cities, and

houses or steamboats.

November. promptly remitted for, at current rates of exchange, free of charge. Interest allowed on deposits on time, or


VOLF & ENGERT, importers and dealers to be checked for at sight.

in Paper llangings, Colors and fancy The highest price paid for Gold Dust.

Papers, No. 49 South Second street, between Elm and Myrtle, St. Louis, Mo. Constantly on hand, all kinds of oil and water colors, paper-hangings, chimney screens, tester pieces,

window shades, marble, marroquin, Goid and JOHN M. CANNON, Slater, No. 15 and 17 Silver paper, painters' and Dutch gold bronze,

South Sixth street, St. Louis, would re- lead pencils, paint boxes, paint brushes, spectfully inform the public that, having new drawing paper, &c.

April, 1800. completed his arrangements, he is prepared to make contracts for any work in his line. He has in liis employ practical slaters, and is well

Records. prepared to execute in a workmanlike manmier, and with dispatch, all orders entrusted to his care. He keeps constantly on hand, and records in New Madrid county, can pro for sale, Welch slate, rich tiles, sheet lead, cure them without delay by addressing the unslate flagging, slate hearths, copper, brass and dersigned. And to avoid the inconvenience iron slating nails, Rosendale cement, aud all

of remitting small sums, the records will be other articles pertaining to his business. directed to George Pegrim & Co., St. Louis, will strip from roofs zinc, sheet iron, tin, or who will deliver the same upon the payment other covering, and substitute therefor slate.

of the fees.

WM. MOSELEY, Slate removed from one roof, can be used to

Recorder of New Madrid Co., Mo. advantage on another, which is not the case

March, 1861. with any other roofing material. His terms are such as cannot but prove satisfactory. Applr as above.


Slate Vard.

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Horse Shoeing.
Join the alley, opposite the post office, will


DINGS & CO., importers of German,

French and English FancyGoods, and manufacturers of all kinds of brushes, No. 4 i Vain street, St. Louis, dio.

as usual pay particular attention to the various diseases affecting the feet of horses, and will guarantee to give general satisfaction in eitber of the above departments.

M’MURRAY, POROAN. Lironamhaling

Manufactory, corner of Third and Pine THE IST, LOUIS UNION Book and Job streets, continue to manufacture at the above

street between Main and Second, St. Louis, establishment, all kinds of plain and ornamental iron railing, balconies, bank and jail doors, book safes, fire-yaults, iron window shutters, iron awnings, lightning rods, bedsteads, grat- THARLES & HAMMOND, Book and Job ings, and in fact, any thing which can be Printers, Main street, St. Louis, Mo. ormed of iron.


Boots & Shoes.





St. Louis, Mo., Wanzer Minor & Co. and shoes, hides, leather, shoemakers' and Henry J. Minor, New York, Archibald findings, Tanners' oil, Curriers' tools, &c., Young, t. Louis. 412 Main street, (opposite the Bank,) St. Louis,

N. B.-We manufacture all of our own Mo.

April, 1861. goods, and sell by wholesale at the lowest pos

sible prices.




L. & J. BIGELOW & CO., Great West

ern Clothing Emporium, wholesale and

retail, No. 124 Second street, corner of Vine. M. & H. M. WARREN, manufacturers Baker, Nelson & Co., Cedar st., New York

of Warren's Improved Fire and WaterProof Composition Roofs. ans Roofing Materials, which are kept constantly on hand and for sale (with directions for use) to those in Manufacturers. the country who may desire to adopt this mode of roofing. Office and Manufactory, east side Second

WOOLEN MILL, Canton, Illinois. street, between Almond and Poplar, St. Louis, PIPER & EVERETT, Manufacturers of Cloths,

o'clock M. and 4 to 5 P. M.

Nov. 16th, 1851.

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exist between works of art and wealth considered; power of the
former to attract the latter. Encouragement and coltivation of the
arts, which embellish cities and rural districts, necessary to secure
permanent prosperity. Traveling from the south and west to the

east in pursuit of pleasure. ....... .. BY THE SENIOR EDITOR. II.-ALIMENTS. Constituents of the Blood. Fibrine, Albumen. Inor

ganic Substance.s Isomerism of Fibrine, Albumen, and elements
of nutrition. Relation of Animal and Vegetable organism.
Growth of Animals. Use of Butter and Milk. Metamorphoses of
Tissues. Food of Carrivora, and of the Horse.

From the Familiar Letters on Chemistry, by Professor LIEBIG.

STATES. The policy of debasing the Silver Coinage of all sizes
less than the dollar, to a standard, that will prevent their exporta-
tion, examined and approved.


IV.-BURLINGTON CONVENTION. Resolutions and Memorial of

the Convention held at Burlington, Iowa, on the 23. October 1851,
in reference to the improvement of the upper Mississippi, by re-

moving the obstructions occasioned by the Rapids.

Canon of Chelly. Navajo Indians—their probable origin-their pro-
gress in the arts of civilization.-Pueblo Soldiers.

From the report of Lieut. J. H. SIMPSON.

KAILROAD. Cerercony of breaking ground. Resolutions adapt






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