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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 23 August 1855

EVENING STAR. IH5 SILENT FAREWELL. BY H- X TVCUmsCAX. "XVhen ?tarry gems from heaven are ca*t, The wind* awake no knell, W hen rose leavsa fall before the blast 8!rd^ ?Jn-< no ?ad farewell; W nen w^ves thir *park!e? ca-e to throw L"pou the pebbly shore, "Wh-'n sua??*. hues no lon?ar grow, And irreen boughs ware no more, No words at Nature's shrine are breathed, f*be sileatly lays down Th-? garland tfcat her temples wreathed, A.< takes the witherrd crown; Uut lah-r mysl'c circle's range Th - re lv.rks a quiet spell, ? Where tim?! ant neaity interchange Their eloqucr farewell. And so wh-n I ^.m ca'lfd to lose Communication sweet and dear, AmI f-.ei no mare 1U holy dews My weary spi lt rheer, Ah, *treamn that drooping willows shade Frore sunshine turn a^lae, JLst m; from Jovs thy presence icade A mournful silence glide. Loag John and the Landlady?An Epigram. BY QCiKX SABS. John?fall, ends wa.^?was sipping his t:a, Whm ht* lmdlsdy, rather uncivilly free. .Vos'rd him thus?-'Sir, a ...

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. — 24 August 1855

I > the evening star, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOOft, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) it tk* St** eorntr *f Pmnsylvamim CM??< Eltrtntk strut, By W D. WALLACH, Ifill be served to Bobscrlbers by carriers at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, payable wwkJy totheA?ents; pipm ?enwl In packages at 37* *nts P? month *To mall sabecribers the sub ^rlptlon price It TH R EE DO LLARS AN D PIF TV CENTS ? year?? advanct,TWO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three pooths; tot lew than three months at the rate of cents a week. U7-SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. WASHINGTON, D. C., FRIDAY, AUGUST CBIIT* f 1015 *? ilvams. willia* thokmoh. ELVANS * THOMPSOR, OlALIKtIS hardware, coach TBDocnrei, **., 91*. 3U6 Ptanyiraala nveaae, HWin Ninth mnd Tenth stt} Washington, D. C. HOUSE FURNISHING HARDWARE Brltanna, German Silver. Albata and Stiver Pla ted, Tea. Table and Dessert Spoons Carvers and Forks, Steels, Knives with and with out Forks Brass, Britannia, Block Tin and Plated Candle sticks, Shovel and Tongs, Waffle Irons, Sad I...

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. — 24 August 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON CUT; FRIDAY AFTERNOON August 94. [^Advebtiskkbsts should be handed in bj 12 o'clock, M . otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. SPIRIT OF THE MORNING PRE88. The Union, under the head of ?' The Re ?eng? of the Persecuted," argues to show that the English laws against Catholicism have done much, ir.ieed, to injure the cause of Protectant! m, aM to strengthen the church of Rome. The editor also praises the efforts of the Flste.s uf Chari.j while their religion is being made in this country an objeot of bit ter persecution, saying, in conclusion : " It is a singular coincidence that the Sis tare of Chsrity have their establishments in those very States which hav:* b?en must ac cursed bv the n odern cru> ade against their re ligion The following list is taken from the latest work pu blished on the subject: List of Establishments under the charge of the Daughters of Charity, servants of the yoor, in the United States. Emmlttsburg. Maryland ?Central ...

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. — 24 August 1855

t 5 EVENING STAR. # local intelligence. Relief fob the Yellow Fever Scffer ?The clerks and other employes of the War Department hare contributed 570 75 for the relief of the afflicted in Norfolk and Porte mouth, and the funds hare been remitted by M<?srs Chubb Brothers, banker?, who have forwarded from this city in all 5975, and hope to increase the sum very much more. We learn that, in addition to other contrib utions, the clerks in the office of the Clerk of ] the United States House of Representatives hare contributed 5300; and two officers of the >rmy have each given SI00 for the same char itable purpose. Mrs. C. S. Jones, of Washington, hu gone to the infected oities to nurse the sick, wishing to be employed wherever she can be of the most service. The Rev. Joseph Asehewanden. of Trinity Church, Georgetown, leaves to-day for the in fected district. ? . A Seilpcl Juvenile Dbiveb?This morn ing. the horse attached to the carriage of Mrs. Randall, who resides in the First War...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 24 August 1855

EVENING STAR. TIME'S CUBE Monrn, O rejoicing heart' The hours are flying, F,ach one wmr tm*nre take*. Each one some blossom breaks, And leaves It dying j The chill dark nljfht drww* near, Thy *ua will ?oon depart, Ar.d lt-ave thee sighing ; Then mourn rwtolciag heart, The hours art flying ! Rejoice, O griming heart. The hours fly fast, With each some sorrow dies, With eaci. <ome shadow flies Until it U-t The r? J dnwfi In the east Bids w<*ary i.i^ht depart, A id pai n is past. Rejoice, luen. waving ueart, The hour* fly fast' A UsnrcL Lady iw tub Camp.?A lady of color m BsUklava. aud >?ccasionally in camp, (writes the special correspondent of the Lon don Morning \dvertiser in the t'.unea) is quite an original in her way; and an amusing epv iiuen of the adaptibility to circumstances of the darker specimens of the genns homo. She is both a Mi?? Nightingale and a Soyer in her way. A native of Jamaica, she has trav eled extensively on tbc American continent, and has acquired gre...

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. — 25 August 1855

f THE EVENING STAB, ' PUBLISHED EVERY ArTER.IOVK," (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) 4i 1*4 St*r BuiMiMfs.etmtr ?/ Pinmiflvnim mreuut amd KUvrntk ftrHt, By W 0. WALLACH, "Will b? *rred to subscriber? by carrier* at SIX AND A qUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Asrrtit*; paper* served In package* at 37# cant* per month. To mall subscribers the ?ob ?srlptlon price Is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CKNTS ayeari?a/fro?c?,TWO DOLLARS for *tx months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rate of 1!){ cents* week. |?TSINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. WASHINGTON D. C., SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 1855 '?*?? Cists JOBS I. EtVAWt. WIU.IBM THOMPSON. ELVANS tc THOMPSO!*, DBALBRS IX HARDWARE, COACH TSMMnrGS, Ac., 3'-W PeiitTlTtBia arent, bttwtiu Ninth and Tenth trj, Washington, D. C. HOUSE FURNISHING HARDWARE. Dritsa'Hft. German Silver, Albatn and Stiver Pla ted, Tea. Table and Dessert Spoons ; arver* and Forks, Steels, Knives with and with out Forks Bra?, Britannia, Block Tin and Plated Candle stick*. Sh...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 25 August 1855

WAIHIfrgTOy CITY: ??TV 11 DAY AFTUlflMJi Aipit M. TBS WXZKLT ITU to* Uw wwk radiof (Mij, it, like iti pndt* Maori, a valuable camber, containing inter aeting articles oa all the prominent current ?renti of the dsy, both at home aad abroad. The increase of the number of subscribers af fords a gratifying aridaaoa of the appreciation oi the publication. Terms: 51 ?j a year, or three eente a single somber, wrapped for mailing. tTixrr ok tht . ORsue fiisi The Union think* that, according to the algne of the times, a man eaunot otherwise be to high1 j insulted as by oalling him a Know Nothing, exoept by proving it on him. There is more truth than poetry in (hat quaint idea. The Unicn ah>o praises without stint, Miaott A. Osborc, Esq., editor of the Mew Haven (Ct.) Rfisttr, tor bis etesriy devotion to the doctrines, measures and men of (he Democr.it fe party through evil as well as good ret ort. The InuUiftnter it to-day wholly devoted to news, scienoe, 4c * WA6HI2TOT05 1TXW8 AMD GOSSIP...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 25 August 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. I*LLOW Fevix 8crT?B*RS.?The alacrity with which the calls for relief to the suffering population of Norfolk, Portsmouth, and Go? port hive been responded to in all the north ern ani neighboring cities, mast he gratifying in the extreme to every member of our great American family, it evincing that, in every tia* of need, a'l sectional an i poI'Moal differ ences are forgotten, and that bat the one feel ing of lore, or charity, felt for one anothe* peivsdea our oommunity. In this connection, we state that. to-morrow a collection will oe token up io 8t. Matthew'* Church; the an nouncement of which, it is said, excites the greatest interest aod teal in that respect ible congregation. The musical services on the oocaeioD, we incline to believe, from what we have heard, mill bo of the highest order, i Ciubb Broe. forwardtc-day to the Howard Association the sum of $200 ; making an ag gregate of $1,200 forwarded by them. Coab'o Brothers acknowledge the rece...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 25 August 1855

EVENING STAR LOVE THROWS A BAT O'&L LIFE Love throws a ray o'er life, Beaming bright around us; Without It, endless strife To this earth bad bound us With a chain so heavy. Thai we fain would sever Lifr? fr.wn such hapless gloom : W hilt* fair maids could never Appear in all their bloom Angela in a bevy. And e'?n to us more dear, Than smiles of those above, Are thoee -ome maiden* wear. When tli .-an-formed by love, & ?ch ? ice around them clings. Th-^t bliss 'bove Heaven seam* In tuei ft;nd a"n* li? - S ?lover hi his a.ams, lu ec?t icy r:av cry, Earth's Angela have no wings. STANZAS. We cannot bid our strength retrain, Our cheeks continue round , We cmnot say o an aged be^k, Stoop not towards the ground. "We cannot bid our dim eyes see Things as bright as ever, Nor tell our friends, though friendsfrom yoath. That they'll forsake us never. But we can say i never will, False world be filse fo? thee; And oh. Sound Truth and Old Kegard, Nothing shall part us three ^ A. I"KK.?The...

Publication Title: Evening Star
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 27 August 1855

THE EVENING STAB, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) Ikl Star Buildings, corner af Pennsylvania avnut and Eltvntk strut, B y W ? D. W A L I< A C H , Will beserred to subscribers by carriers at SIX AND A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agents; papers served in package* at 37# tents per month. To mail subscribers tiie sub scriptlon price5s THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TV CENTS a year tn advance, TWO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for leas than three months at the rate of 1cents a week. ETSINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. VOL. VI. WASHINGTON MONDAY, AUGUST 27, 1855. NO. 826. C.Y STAB. This excellent Family and News Journai?coo ' talnlng a freatar variety of Interesting reading thas can be found In aay other?Is published on Satur day morning. Single copy,Jper aaau~.'. ?? to tLrif. Five copies It (? Ten copies 8 ?? Twfnw copies IS 10 STT Cash, laeaataaLT ia a?ra?CB. E Single copies (la wrappers) can be proror^d counter, ItnmedkstrH after the Issue of tLa paper P...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 27 August 1855

evening star. wASHiyGTOy CITY: Moxnxx uikrxoox \u-ust ar. 15* ADTERtiBBMBSTJJ should be handed in hy 13 o'clock, M., otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. SFIEIT OP THE M0E5INQ FEES8. The Intelligencer republishes an article from the Philadelphia North. Amenean, which is difpleaaed with the doings cf the keD?as Legislature, which in it* judgment, illustrate the folly of " squatter sovereign ty. The editor of the North American regards the acts of that body, on matters in which the riavery question is involved, as Amounting to a disfrancl isementof the settlers from non-slaveholding States. It objects to tho enactment, bj that Legislature, of the punishment of death for negro stealing; to the pre vision cf a law barring settlers from acting ?3 jurymen unless thay can take such oaths as. to their abstract views, will make it clear that they will observe their oaths as citixens to cany out all the territorial laws?those bearing on rlavcry as well as the others; to the poli...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 27 August 1855

evening star. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. Aid to the ArrncTED ?The workmen in the employ of Prevost, Winter A Company, upon the Capitol extension and the Patent Of* fice, have subscribed the nam of $176 for the relief of the distressed at Norfolk and Ports mouth. On their own account they added $190. the entire amount to be divided equally between the two citie3. The mouey will be lorwa^ed without delay to the sufferers for whose relief it was constituted. In the lan guage of the National Intelligencer, 44 it pre sents not gold from the treasure of the wealthy, but that which has been earned in the awc.it of the brow of each of the donors. It is the offering of men who are ever among the fore ui 'jt i>i acta of beneficence, and upon whom the reliance of their country may be reposed with confidence in every hour of need and every trying emergency.'' We leurn that the congregation of St Mat t^e,T 8 Church contributed yestorday the sum of S325 for the ?ame charitable olj^t; ex kibiting a lo...

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. — 27 August 1855

EVENING STAR. Great Excitement?The Artesiax Well FiRt-Sisoi l vi: Phexomemoh.?The neigh borhood ??t" Canal street wa* in a terrible stata excitement. yesterday morning, owing to a report that th? artesian well, tow being bored **u the r.eutr.;l ground, had taken fire. Va ti< ** were the speculations on this singular vhcDomenon. By some of the geologists who rurricd to t!>o spot. after tuc occurrence, it ?w.i- i;<j rted that the augur hal penetrated i.;t ? volcania strata, and that an eruption "WrisM. :n ^11 probability, roon occur: others, ?*4 it ally learned, suggested that the au<;ur h::d stra ck ;; coal be 1 atd ihe friction caused it to ignite. While the philosophc--" were de liberating on the question of whether or not we should fiwn have a Vesuvius in our midst, si bystander made the practical suggestion of sending for *? Young America," the steam fire engine, and tryi.ig what effect the big squirt ?would h ivc ':'i it. The suggestion was prompt Jy camel into eff-c...

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. — 28 August 1855

the evening star, rUBLISHKO EVfKV AFTEKJOOM, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) Jt tkt St'ir Bmldi***, corner of Penniyltami* aremme <*a?i Eleventh street, By w. D. WALLACH, Wul bo served to subscribers by carriers at SIX iNU A (4UARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the A^-nts; paper* served In packages at 37% oenn per month. To mail subscribers the sub scription price I* THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY OLNTS a year inadreuut, TWO DOLLARS for six mouths, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rate of l*J)f rents a wcvk. CT SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. VOL. VI. WASHINGTON, D. C., TUESDAY, AUGUST 28, 1855. NO. 827. THE STAR. This oxoeUeat Fatnll? and News Journal?con talnlng a great** variety of latero?tta? readl tfaaa ran be round la My olber??* published am Satur day morning. miit Single copy J per annum 10 TO CLVII - Five copies ?* ren copies ? um Twenty copies .....If 10 1CT Ca.B, iRVituiLT III asvaitcc. H7" Slnglecoples (In wrapp?r?v can be procured at the counter, lmmedt*t?ly after ...

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. — 28 August 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON CUT: TCESDAY AFTIiRSOOl Aij??t 2?, SPIRIT OF THE KORNINS PRESS. The Union sees in the action of the recent New York 'Hard Slate Convention, evidence of the returning sense of that wing of " the Harmor.eous, saying " The important and gratifying feature of the c? uvention. however, is when thoy leave the past and grasp the issues of the future? in other words. when they avow thfj platform of their piii iples. It is in this platform that the \. art f the democracy speaks out. No matur by wbom avowed, such doctrines comiufi.vl ? ur high'st r nprobatiou." Arl? " And may we not hope that these resolu tion- will be received with a fraternal spirit by the other important .Democratic State Con vention v<bich assembles at Syracuse to-mor row? It is imi ossible for a . mocracy who agree upon the principles se> forth on the 23d lo be kept ii> h divided condition, either by differences growing out of the past, or the fu ture divi?iin of offices." In tlis connec...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 28 August 1855

EVENING STAR, = LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. Keliet t<? tijk SrrrKRKRS.?Mr. Robert E. p,.yle tbc president of that veteran and stcrl ir "orps th?* F*rnvtkVin Fire Company, has oi>iigi"g!j furnished us with the following statement of the receipts and expenditures of the e.\< ur?i'?:t recently given by them for the benefit of the Virginia sufferers by the yellow fever Total amount of receipts. ?190; ex penditure*. $131 33?leaving a balance of ?5o <>7, whioh whs deposited by Mr. Doyle with Chubb Brothers. and by them transmitted to the Howard Association of Norfolk. Chuhb Brothers acknowledge the receipt of 87 from the workmen employed in the nary yard, collected through the exertion* of W. 1*. S. Sanger, for the relief of the distressed. From "A Lady" the same house had received 515. We would here repeat, that as the two cities of Norfolk and Port.-iuouth are alike necessit ous. pors.?nc or societies making contributions would do well to es|>eeially de.-igi.atc the di rection...

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. — 28 August 1855

EV E NING STAB. [From the Bloomlngton (Ind ) New* Letter. J Tho inu'e of our "Machine Poet"% never atoop? to the dizsy height* of Parsabsu?. ex cept to rhr<>nicle aomj Kreat :in'l gloriou* achievement. such m the Know Nothing vic tory at Louisville. THE BATTLE OF LQTJISVILLE. A PAROOT. *??1 congratulate you upon our glorious victory.*' [Mayer Barber's Spteeh. It wa* on an August evening ? The bloody work was don?? A nd "Simn? r' at his cottage door \v as silting In the sun. A od bv hi.**, sitting on a stool. His lilt e i,i uidcliild. William Poole * They - va* th *e'e^d with gashly won ids And DinN* burnt o#'. bo-ne bv; Ar-. tbi.. '.,d Ki ; m shook his head. Vnd witu n holy sigh. "They'reonly Irish ami Dutch," said he, " Who fell in the great victor)- '" ''Now tell me what 'iwas all about," Youii,; William Poole h?? cries. While looking in his yrar ' ? '"s face With Wonder waiting ??yew? * \ow tell ums all a??out the war, And what they killed the Irish lor V '?They were Know N...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 29 August 1855

THE EVENING STAB, PUBLISHED KVEKV AKTCH5IUU1, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) At tkt Stir comfT of Pemmsflvtutf avemut and Klft'.atk itrttt, By W. D. WALLACE, Will be -wived to subscriber* by carriers at SIX A^D A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly |o the Agents; paper* served In package* at 37# Cirit* per month. To mail subscribers the sub scription prlcels THREE DOLLAR:* AND FIF TY CENTS a year isadranrt, TWO DOLLARS for sit months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rate of cents a week. i?T SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. VOL. VJ. WASHINGTON, I). WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29, 1855. NO. 82S. THE WEEKLY STAR. This excellent Family and News Journal?con talnlng a greater variety of Interesting raiding than car be found tn any other?Is published on Sati.r day morning. IWH. 1 Single copy, per annnm f i (*> TO fLFBI. Flvecopte* V <?" Ten copies S *?? Twenty copies 15 IC^Cash, imiitKT tn advabc*. 117- Single copies (In wrappers) can be procured at the counter, immediately after the ls...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 29 August 1855

EVENING STAR. W ASHIWOTOS CITY: WEDHEIOAV A FT . 4n j??t 90. "srLILlT 07 THE MOUSING PRJtd*. The Union, to-day, deals unmercifully with the Hon. Solon Borland, of Arkansas, formerly ? very florce Democratic U. S. Senator through ?ervice in th? Mexican war (for which he woa elected to ibe Senate,) i ext U. S. Minister to Central America, a'terwards an ambitious apothecary in Little Rock, and now the editor of tbo Arkansas Know Nothing State organ. The editor Tery happily illustrates the fact that Borland owes all he has had, wo? and is. in j uMic e?t":_ ition, to the orga&]xa tion cf the Democratic party; saying of him and Lis pretence, that he left his former party because of its gross corruption : 1. The organisation of the Democratic party has become so corrupt, thai f not arrested, it mu^tei d iu tbo subversion of the constitution and the ruin wf iLe country. 2 He can no longer adhere to the Demo cratic party because of its recent* defeats in New Hum."hire, Pennsylvania, Indi...

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. — 29 August 1855

evening st a k'. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. Hoor* have beeom* fashionable at the North: we do not mean *uch u boys and girls trundle In the streets, bat those which appertain to ladies' oeetume. If we may venture an opin Ion on the delicate subject of female gear, the present style is more becoming than any which ha? preceded it?we mean to say especially as to the <'ut and set of the skirt; and we oan ste neither taste nor convenience in the revived xugar-losf form contrivance. But as Fashion irf a despot, permitting no appeal from it* stern decisions, we shall not be verj much surprised to soon witness an introduction of the hoops? though, wetrust, not quite of the circumference of a hogshead?in this metropolis. The Buffalo Republic tells the following ator;- about the " hoops :" '?We were permitted for the first time in our life, to accompany a handsome young lAdy a day or two since, through our principal streets, she being daintily dressed, and wear ing hoops. Hoops?think of that you...

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