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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 31 July 1855

JCj V ILIN liNli Sl AJt. 0, There are True and Loving Hearts. IT FtJlLEY JO*S??0*' O. thete are true and loving bearta Who. though they have transgressed, Yet would return In penitence lTnto a friendly breast; Bui oh, if taunts and bitter sneers Meet them on every side ; The* ?br*nk with fear. and glide thro' life On sorrow's foaming tide There i* no heart however rude, Hut in its secret cell There is v rhord. the string* of which serve as u. :i?<ic spell; And wiien 'tis struck kindly hands The inmost soul is stirred; And conscience wakens up the heart, And wisdom's voice is heard W.\>=Hn6Toji, D. C MADRIGAL. There sits a *ird on ^very tree, XV1 lh a heigh - ho! There sits a bird on ever) tree. Mini's iu his love as 1 to thee; With a hei^h-ho, and a heigh-ho Young mama must marry. There blooms a flower on every bough, With a heigh-ho There blooms a dower on every bough, lt> jp.? leaves kiss?I'll show you how: W ifh a heirh-ho, and a litigh-ho I Young maids must marry. The s...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 1 August 1855

?. . THE EVENING STftR, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERJIOOJI, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) Jit tk* Star Buildings, corner Pennsylvania avenue and Eleventh street, By W. D. WALLACH, Wni be served *o subscribers by carriers at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, pavable weekly to the Agents; paper* served In packages at 37% cents per month. To mall subscribers the sub scription price is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS a year in ad-anre, T WU DOLLARS f* six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three ninths; for less than three months at the rate of 12'4 cents a w>*ek. 07SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. L H. L1NDSLEY, DEALER IK SEAL ESTATE AND LAND WAItBANTS, SAI\T PAUL. MIS. TERRITORY. ANDS BOUGHT AND SOLD THROUGH OUT THE TERRITORY Taxes paid. Collections made. Drafts cashed.and the highest Prices given for Laud Warrants Government l^inds located with much care, and if desired, the profit* and looses shared equally at the expiration of live years The Lana at that time to be sold. nnle>s otherwiseairreed upon, and one half of the c...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 1 August 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINQTON CITT: WEDNESDAY AFTERS?OS....A?ga?t 1. ty Adv?bti8EMB?t? should b? banded In by 13 o'clock. M , otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. AGENTS FOR THE STAR. Tlie following personi are authorized to con trac for the publication of advertisements in the Star: Philadelphia?V. B. Palmkr, N. W oorner of Third and Chestnut streets. New York?S. M. Pettisgill A Co., Nassau Street. Boetot?V. B. Palvkb, BcolUy's Building. JOB PRINTING. We are moving our presses into a fine new press room, where we will have greatly in creased facilities for the execution of Job Prutisg. Our other facilities for the neat, expeditious, and economical execution of Job Printing, of almost every description, have likewise been gTeatly extended of late. So we are now prepared to give satisfaction in that line to all. Counsel before the Court of Claims will fiud the Star office the best place in Wash ington for the immediate and correct execu tion of their printing jobs. Give us a...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 1 August 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. The Pi'blic Schools.?By a vote of the Board of Trustees. medals, premiums, and di fd?uias were greeted to be distributed as fol ows: <?ne silver medal to the best scholar; in swarding this j rize. conduct, punctuality, im provement. and proficiency r.re all taken into consideration. Five prrmiuuis to those pupils whose con duct has been roost exemplary. Five premiums to those pupils who have made such improvement and proficiency in study as may entitle them to be thus honora bly u?>ticed. A premium to_every pupil who has been punctually present every day throughout the school year. The names of those pupils not exceeding five, who have been most punctual in their attendance and faithful in the performance of their school duties will be honorably men tioned, having been absent fiom school during the year not over five days. In each department of the District school, five diplomas will be awarded to deserving pupils; in each male Primary four; a...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 1 August 1855

EVENING STAR. OTTILIA. A lew, Md brow, with foidt i hair. F roro whose deep night one pallid ro#* W hite moonlight thro ugh thedarkneas throws; A head, whose lordly, only crown Of pride, Olympian Juno might Have worn for tne great God's delight; Beep eyes, immixed of night and fire, In whose Urge motion you might see Her royal so<2 lived royally, fnstaloed by any earthly soil, And only caring to walk straight The road ordained to her by Fate Her Jewelled hand across the keys, Flashed thro"gh the twilight of the room, A double light, of gem and tune ; Pt'll whv she plaved. you saw that hand Glide Ghastly white, and fearless wave Dead faces up from Memory's grave. The firelight flickered on ;he wall, S^eet tears came to the heart's relief, >he sat and sang us into grief Yet now she plaved ?om?> 'iquld song A happy lover wo Jd have sung If oace he could have found a tongue. And now the sparkling octaves ran Through the quirk dance, whose tangled braid Now caught tt ? sunlight,...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 August 1855

THE EVENING STAB, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) At tkt Star Buildings, torner of Pfnnsfltnnia avenue and Eleventh street, By W. D. WALLA CH, Will ba nerved to subscriber* by carriers at SIX AND a QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agents; paper* served In packages at 37){ cents per month. To mail subscribers the sub* * r ption price is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS ayeari?n;ira*c?.TWO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three L months; for less than three month# at the rate of 12)$ cents a week. ICT SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. L H. LIXDSLEY, DEALER IS BEAL ESTATE AND LAND WARRANTS, SAINT PAUL, MIS TERRITORY. ANDS BOUGHT AND SOLD THROUGH i OUT THE TERRITORY. Taxes paid. Collections made. Draft* cashed, and the highest Prices given for Land Warrants. Government Lands loc ated with much care, and if desired, the profits and losses shared equally at the expiration of five years The Land at that time to be sold, unless otherwise agreed upon, and one half of the curren...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 August 1855

EVENING STAR. wAlilieTOI CUT: THURSDAY AFTERNOON Alfiit 9. Q? Apvxbtisbhbjts should be banded in by 12 o'clock. M., otherwise they may not ap pear until tbe next day. AGENTS FOR THE STAR. The following persons are authorised to eou traet for the publication of advertisement* hi the Stmr: Philsdelphiar-Y. B. Pal***, N. W. corner of Third and Chestnut streets. New York?S. M. PxttihcillI Co., Nassau RTNi. Boetoc?V. B. Paucxb, 8collay's Building JOB PRINTING. "We are moving our presses into a fine new 'press room, where we will have greatly in creased facilities for the execution of Job PmiKTtxc. Our other facilities for the neat, expeditious, and economical execution of Job Printing, of almost every description, have likewise been greatly extended of late. So we are now prepared to give satisfaction in that line to all Counsel before the Court of Claims will find tbe Ssnr office the best place in Wash ington for the immediate and correct execu tion U tkeir printing jobs. Give us a call...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 August 1855

EVENING STAR. ? ? - ? j LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. lrn!mrtCATi05.?We yesterday published an account of there having been found in the wood?, near the Washington and Piaoat&way r?ad. the head, leg. and ribs of a man, sup* Cased to be about thirty year* of age: the flesh aving been eaten fr?m the body, it was sup posed. by dogs or hogs. We have since learn ed that the remains have been identified a? tho?e of Dr Grant, of Baltimore, who was in Prince George's county with a view of pur chasing a farm. He had stopped at a public house kept by Mr. Sunrat, who identified the clothes. After leaving that place* he had tar ried at another house, kept oy a Mr Thorn, on the Piscataway road, and in whose com pany he was last *e<sn. In speaking of this subject, the AlexandriaGazette say*; '*W? are informed ?hat warrants have been issued for the arrest of two men suspected of haviug murdered the deceased. Dr Grant had a considerable amount of money with him at the time he was murdered, (of which f...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 2 August 1855

EVENING STAR. ?a' .'a " ?!j STRIVE, WAIT, A1VD P*AY. Strive?yet I do not promise The prize you dream of to-day, Will not fade when you think to grasp It, And melt in your hand away; But another and holier treasure You wnuld now perchance disdain, Will come when your toll is over, And pay you for all your pain. AVait?yet I do not tell you The hour you long for now, Will not come with It* radiance vanished, And a shadow upon it* brow; ^ et fir through the misty future, With a crown of starry light, An hour of joy you know not Is winging her silent flight. Fray?though the i?ift you ask for May never comfort vour fears, May never repay y?r pleading, \ et pray, and rvith hopeful tears; An answer, p.t>t that you long for, But divider, will come one day; Your ey&t are too dim to see it, Yet strive, and wait, and pray f THE FIVE HUNCHBACKS We have recently heard a funny anecdote of Talma, thegro.it trigodian?-hiscuring a tribu lation by aggravating the disease. For several week?, eac...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 August 1855

THE EVENING star, PUBLISHED ETERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) At lh4 #<?r Bnildinmt frutr P**n'y[ra*i* ?rsniM ??4 Eleventh street, Bj W. D. WALLACH, Wi!l b# aei 18(1 to anbwrlbffi by carrlcm sij^ AND A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agent*; paper* served in package* at 37w eents per month. To mall subscribers the sub ?Oriptlon price is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS a year in ndrtnte, TWO DOLLARS tot Six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rate of lilf cents a week. ST SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT H. LINDSLEY, CHALKR 15 BEAl ESTATE AlfD LAND WARRANTS, SAINT PAUL, MIN. TERRITORY. Lands bought and sold through out THE TERRITORY Taxes paid. Collections made. Drafts cashed, and the htghe*t Prices given for I-and Warrants. Government Lands located with much care, and If desired, the profits and losses shared equally nt the expiration of five years The Land at thnt tine to be sold, unless otherwiseagreed upon, end one half of the current value >...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 August 1855

EVENING STAR. WABHIlTOTOir CITY: FRIDAY AFTER !f AO 1? Aiti?l3. gy AnTEKTiSBMiwTS should be banded in bj 12 o'clock. M-, otherwise they may not ap pear until th? next day. agents for the star. The following persons are authorised to eon tract for the publication of advertisements in the Sutr: Philadelphia?V. B. Paxxkb, N. W. corner of Third and Chestnut streets. New York?S M. Pbttiscill A Co., Nassau Street. Boptor ? V B. Pilikk, Soollay's Building JOB PRINTING. We are moving our presses into a fine new press room, where we will have greatly in creased facilities for the c^ocution of Job Pbihtisg. 'Jur other facilities for the neat, expedition*, and economical execution of Job Printing, of almost erery description, have likewise been greatly extended of late. So we are now prepared to give satisfaction in that line to all. Counsel before the Court of Claims will find the Star office the beat place in Wash ington for the immediate and correct execu tion of their printing jobs. Give u...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 August 1855

EVENING STAR. ^^(^I^nfraLIJCrENCE. A F?ATtR* of Natcwl History.?Yes U^Xt'ln,th? ?ieinity of the Centre trittii Tu * u ? ^heeP were Pe?we?bly )??gil .h?rmmg nobody, - a lean, **- dog rushed from the sidewalk into the street, and, with a remarkable degreu of fritkiness. bejjan to bark, in sharp tones, at a matronly-looking ewe, which was lingering in the rear. At fir*t, no notice Was taken of hi? intrusion and his noise; but, as if determined to produce an excitement, he rushed into the flock, continuing to bark, meanwhile, as if his YOval petionuances were designed for the amusement of bis unwilling quadruped audi tors. He then skipped to the rear, and re newed bis attack on the aforesaid matronly looking ewe, which now sent forth an earnest and truly emphatio " bah !" All the sheep, upward of a hundred of thorn, this note having been mounded, turned round, not one alter another, but precisely at the samo time, and di rected at the " lean, lank" dog a volley of 41 bah. bahs all looki...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 3 August 1855

EVENING STAR. XT CHILDHOOD'S HOKE ffuffosttd hy the, rttmptton of a Boqutt during <s sever t illness. Oh. let them touch mjr burning brow, The petals at those dewy flower*, And let my spirit wander now. Back through a mint of by-gone boors. To a sunny spot in a far-off clime Where I used to rove In my childnood's time. Mv childhood's home?how like a spell, Thy dear and sacred memory lies Within mv neart?as in a well The trembling light of starry rkies Gleam<* through its crystal depths at even, Until they seem a second heaven And a sweet breath of Southern air Seems ?teailng geL'ly by me now, Tbe same that stirred iny sunny hair, And blew the bonnet from my brow. Long, long ago, when I had gone To gather flowers at early dawn Again, with many a joyous bound, My ttay footsteps swiftlv pass, Where golden butter cup* ?.ere found, Half hidden, 'mid the rustling grass, And violets from the soft green sod, Seemed meekly looking np to God There often have I paused to hear The bee his...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 August 1855

k THE EVENING STAR, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) '. " II tA? Star Buiidinrt.ctrntr af Penmtflvani* ?wiM and EUvtntk itrett, By W. D. WALLACH, Will ba served to aubacribers by carrion at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, payabU weekly to the Agents; papers served In packages at 37)4 cent* per month. To mall subscribers the sub scription price la THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY* CENTS ayear t*Oiira*c<, TWO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rate of cents a week. 117- SINGLE COPIES ONE CE*T. I H. LINDSLIY, DIALSa 121 HEAL ESTATE AND LAJTD WARRANTS, SAINT PAUL, MTN. TERRITORY. ANDS BOUOHT AND SOLD THROUGH J OUT THE TERRITORY. Taxe* paid, Collections made. Draft* cached, and the highest Prieaa given for Land Warrant* Government Land* located with mnch care, and If desired, the profit* and losses shared equally at the expiration of five years The Land at that time to b* *nld, nnle** otherwise a^ret-d uprm, and one half of the curre...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 August 1855

EVENING STAK. WASHIEQTOE CITY: SATURDAY AFTERNOON *? THE WEEKLY STAB, For the present week, is a capital number, being filled with accounts of the most interest ing events of the day, both domestic and foreign, together with short tales, anecdotes, Ac. Terms, $1.25 per annum, or three cents the tingle number. 0PIB1T OF THE KOEWDre FEE88. The Intelligencer, dicussitg the pestiferous affects of the labor of demagogues and specious, ?elfish and ignorant advocates of change for the sake of change only, says : " Self-interest, open or disguised, is the moving impulse of all huirsn action, whether in individual or communities; but it is not ?very individual, nor, in a government like ours, every separate community, that oan un derstand what would moat surely promote its own interest. An ingenious demagogue, who lives by popular excitement and who knows how to season his harangues with ' the whole sa'e swindling of rhetoric.' may succeed for a time in charming the ears of the groundling an...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 August 1855

EVENING STAR. local Intelligence. A Sc??*?In our brief account of the ex cursion of the National Guard yesterday, we neglected to mention that, among the hun dreds composing the company. were Col. H?c kie, the commander of the District of Colom bia regiment; Major Bacon, paymaster, and representatives from nearly all of our line inil it, rv companies. We presume that those who participated in the entertainment, will, if they have not al ready done co, each for himself or herself, re late privately to their friends some of the inci dentr. of the trip, which, according to our in formation, were not all of a delightful charac ter. It may be repeated, that, insteod of the company visiting Piney Point on Thursday, and returning by midnight, they were detained until Friday, near noon, from reaching the Washington wharf; right glad, doubtless, to be *gain restored to land. It should be remembered, by the way, that the arrangement* of the National Guard were excellent, but the "slow boat" s...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 4 August 1855

EVENING STAR. ESLIOION 07 FLOWB&B How fresh, O Lord, how sweet and clean Are thy return* * rr'n u the flowers la spring; To which, besides their own 4enMu, P**1 tro*i tribute of pleasure bring, . ?^e' melts awav like snow la Way, As If th^re were no such cold thing. Who would have thought my *hr?vHl'd heart Cwld have recovered greenness? It was gone Quite under ground, a* flowers depart WhlH^n' mo*hf"r*r>ot- yiey hare blown f D^A t,r.^X' Sf??*' aU th? hard weather, Dead to the uorla, keep house unknown. *ODd?". Lord of power ? And JiT? V*rk*nl*x ringing dSwn to hell, And up to heaven. |n ?.i hoiir; 55-ing a cL>?ung ofa passing ball. "T^ort^.^This, or that la:" Thy word Is all; if we could spell. p?*]*" 'once paste Longing were; at in .hy I aradtse* where mj flower can wither." nttr ^Py * *prtnK 1 ?hoot upJW'. Bering at heaven, growing ami groaning thlih* --erj ?- ? - . Nor doth my flower want a spring shower: Axy sins and 1 joining together. _?while I grow in a etraight li...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 6 August 1855

THE EVENING STAR, yiULlSHKD EYEHY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) 41 tk4 Star Bmildingt.eornsr of Pentuflvmnim and Eleventh street, By W. D. WALLACH, Will b? ?erred to subscribers by carriers at SIX >ND A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agen'?, paper* nerved In packages at 37 end per month. To mall sub*crii>ers the sub scription price is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS a year t*?dr??f?, TV'O DOLLARS tot kit month*, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rate of lijl cents a week. 117" SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. JEWEL* Y. HSFMKEN. .TEVrrLV.n, rrsn PennsUvsnl? ? avenue, between l*li and 10f 1> streets. has just received a new supply of richly-chased Fruit and Leaf Jewelry, consist! > ;:cf Pinand Ka'-Rinr*; aho, \ variety ol ma-.-nifl' .*nt Mosaic and Cameo Jewelry, which beoArsal greatly reduced prices. IL/~ Diamonds remount d. Jewelry of anv de scription made to order, Ei.am*-ling done. Gold Pens repointed, Coat of Arm and Cresses engraved ,on sto...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 6 August 1855

EVENING STAR. W ASHING TOUCHY: MONDAY AITERWOJI Aegust 6. |^r apvf.rtiskmestr should be handed in by 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. _ . ? ? >? AGENTS FOR THE STAR. The following persona are authorized to eon trr.ct for the publication of advertisement* in the Star: Philadelphia?V. B. Palmer, N. W. corner of Third and Chestnut streets. New York?8 M Pbttisgili, A Co., NaMau ?trect. Boston?V. B. Palmer. Scclloy's Euilding. Owing to the muring of our newspaper press to its present location, and the changing of the engine and the shafting to adapt it to the new press-room, we shall be compelled to depend upon the hire of laborers for a few days for the "power" necessary to print our paper. Subscribers receiving their papers somewhat later than usual in the meanwhile will, therefore, know the cause of the delay. TPIEIT OF THE MORNING PRESS The T'nion praises the Democracy of Cali fornia for the boldness and correctness with which they stand up for pr...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 6 August 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. The Regatta, which is announced for Wed nesday. the 8th instant, promises to be a bril liant "affair. The following boats constitute the contestants for the prize. namely: Know Ifolhing. of the Navy Ynrd ; Will Watch, Gen eral Jackson, Know Nothing of Alexandria, Martha. Skipper, and Lady Gay Spanker In order to render the arrangements com plete. the boats entered for the match will *:.?rt precisely at 9 o'clock, and the steamer Mount Vernon, which has been engaged for the accommodation of those who desire to wit' ness the sport, will follow shortly thereafter, in proper time to witness the entire chase; round trip tickets to and from Alexandria, fifty cents. We learn that a large number of bets have been made, including one of five hundred dol lars. between the Know Nothing, built at the Washington Navy Yard, and the W ill Watch, ?hc latter the winning boat of last year. There is a good deal of cxcitement relative to the contemplated regatta, as it...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
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