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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 15 September 1855

EVENING STAR. THERE 18 A GOD ABOVE. n liMin bcbbaa*. Th?re Is* God above' Our soul* wiraia u? tell u* to; The winds from heaven aa they blow, B?ar us this truth on their swift wing*, And bid ua hope for brighter things. All nature everything doth show ThU holy fact, In weal or woe, There Is a God above. There Is a God above! He cares for all our grief and pain ; He makes each low to us a gain, And give* relief to those who weep O'er lovely friends in death's cold flee, Who, wliaii life's lamp did feebly wane. Joyous, could utter still agin, There Is a God above. There 1 < a God above! Then why should foolish fear e'er dart ^ Its quivering arrows through the heart. Above earth's sorrows we should rise. And lorn; for haina in Paradise ; Guided sifa Ihere by God's own chart, And when ence there, no more we part? There Is a God above. There Is a God above 1 Then let ue lean on hH rlgnt handi Under his banner let us stand ; And while earth's honor.* fade away, And mortals fall a^aln t...

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. — 17 September 1855

} THE EVENING STAB, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) g,t Ik- Star Building t .eomtr ?f Ptnnsflvoni* o*d Eltrtnlk strut, By W. D. WALLACE, Will be served to subscriber* by carriers at SIX AND A qUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agents; papers served In packages at 37 X cents per month. To mall subscribers the sub scription price Is THilEE DOLLARS AND FIP TY CENTS aycari?a4irt*c?,T\VO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three month*; for less than three months at the rate of lijf cents a week. 1ET SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. NO. 844. _ tony a. *lvax?. willux Thompson. ELVANS A THO.tlPSOiX, DIALERS I!f HA.EDWAB3, COACH TEIMIIffGS, Ac., 320 Pennsylvania avenne, bitwst a Nimtk wd Tea/* sis, lfa]4isflo?, D. <7. HOUSE FURNISHING HARDWARE. v Britannia, German Silver, Albata and Silver 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, Waflle IrowTsad Iron...

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. — 17 September 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTOV CUT: MOWDAY AFTERNOON %rft, 17, G* A?vebtipe?kst8 should be handed In !>;? 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they may not ap pear uniil the next day. ACiENTS FOR THE STAR. The following persons are anthoriied to eon tract for the publication of advertisement* in the Star: B. Palmer, N. W. corner at Thiru and Chestnut streets. Now York-S. M. Pettixoim.* Co., Nuud ?tr: et. Evi^totr?V. B. Pal nit, 8colI?y's Building. v t m m SPIRIT OF THE MOR9I90 PEIS8. The Intelligencer rcjoicc3 over the action of the "straight" Whigs of Maine, in aiding the Democrats to defeat the new Republican party iher?. Tbe editor quotes and endorses the remark* of the Boston Courier, urging the "Whig* of Massachusetts to follow the example their brethren in Maine, in the approaching Bay State election?saying: r ,\i T?8!0 cfPtPyn *?**'?> b7 following call for a St.ite Convention and comments thereon y the Boston Courier, that the Whin cf Massachusetts, taking fresh heart appa ?i ln,P?rUDt ...

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. — 17 September 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL DITELLIGENCE. Oc* Advertisers ?The big cut, repre senting a stove, naturally attracts attention, and leads the beholder to inquire at whose in stanoe it waa put into our paper. Articles of iron for heating and cooking purposes, of va rioW aisos, shapes, and names, are to feund at Skirvings, whose stock is more extcnsivo than during any previous season. The time tor purchasing light, cool, exterior garments being over, the man who looks to comfort (and who docs not ?) thinks of the tailor, to supply him with the necessary outer adornments. The largo and beautiful stocks of new fall and winter goods of Mr. P. Steer, and Mr. P. W. Browning, have been reoeivod just at the proper period to supply the demand. Although gns is in extensive u?e in stores and dwellings, lamps for centre tables, read ing purposes, for portable uses, otc., have not clean gone out of oxistence. Those beautiful articles, as well as all other houso furnishing articles at J. K. McGregor'* attest...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 17 September 1855

EVENING STAR. - ?- m f j THE LONG AGO. ?a! a wooderfid stream Is tbe river Time. As It runs through tbe r?&lms of tears, "W ith a fruitless rhythm and a musics! rhyme, At"! r\ brr*.der sweep and a surge sublime, A.?l bends with the ocean of years. How the winters are drifting like flakes cf snow, And the summers like buds between, And ths ear in the sheaf?so they come and they Or tbe riv? r's breast, with Its ebb and flow. As It glide^ia the shadow and 6heen. There Is a magical Isle up the river Time, Where the softest cf airs are playing ; There s a cloudless sky and a tropical, And a mmir as sweet as a vesper chime. And the Junes with the rases are staying. Atd the name of this Isle Is the Long Ago, And we burv our treasares there ; "There are brows cf beauty and bosoms of snow There are heaps of dust, but we loved them so ! There are triakets and tresses of hxlr. There are fia^uwoU of song that nobedy sings, And a part of ait Infant's prayer, There's a lute unsweptand a harp ...

Publication Title: Evening Star
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 18 September 1855

THE EVENING STAR, rULllMCB EVERY after SOU*, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) At ti* Star Bmildingt.eomtr ?/ PmnfflwtmiM k;im mjtd EUtntnk ttrut, .. By W. D. W ALL ACH, will b? served to aulMcr-.bera by carrier* at SIX and a QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly lo the A??nt?; paper* senred In packages at 37* eenu per montk. To mail subscribers the sab icrlpt^n price Is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF. ty CENTS a year im movants, TWO DOLLARS for ?ii months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for lem than three months at the rate of cents a week. Jpr 9INQLF. COPIES ONE CENT. VOL. VL WASHINGTON WILLIAM TZXCVrj^a. ELVANS ?e THOMPSON, SBALB1SIN EABOWAB-K. COACH TRIMIIIirGB, *?., .1*. 3iti Praa?7lraaia tTenue, Htwi** Ninth and Tenth its, Wtnhin[ton, D. C. HOUSE FURNISHING HARDWARE. Britannia, German Silver. Albata Tind Silver Pla ted, Tea, Table and Dessert Spoons Carvers and Forks, Steels, Knives with and with out Forks Brass, Britannia, Block Tin and Plated Candle aticka, Shovel and Tongs, Waffle Irons, Sad Iron* Htslln ...

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. — 18 September 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON CITY: TUESDAY AFTER NOOK Sfft. 18. Adtertiskiii?r8 should be banded in by IS o'clock, M , otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. AGMI# FOR TUB STAR. The fallowing persons are authorized to oon traet for the publication of advertisement! in the Star: Philadelphia?V. B. Palxxx, N. W. oo?er of Third and Chestnut streets. New York?8 M. PxrTOraiLt A Co., Na?a? Street. Boston?V B Palvcb, Soollay's Building. fiPIEIT OF THE MORNING PBE3S The Union evinces little faith in the relia bility of the four witnesses produced by Mr. Rayner, to substantiate his version of his now famou.9 -mversation with Hon. Daniel M. Bar ringer? saying: "He |Mr. Rayner] says there was nothing remarkable in his having drawn the infer ences he did from Mr. Barringers conversa tion, sirce others drew the ume inferences. Thnt depends entirely upon the question whether all four of the certifiers were equally predisposed and anxious to draw the same in ferences that Mr Rayner drew. I...

Publication Title: Evening Star
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 18 September 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. City Coi:m il?.?27/e Board of Aldermen met vesterday afternoon, and waa vailed to order at 4i o'clock, by the President, (Mr. ^ Mr Houston presented a petition for the re li f of Honora FMtipatrkk; referred. The Chair laid before the Board the follow* jog acts from the lower board, which were ap propriately disposed of: An act authorising the grading and gravel ing of First street east, between B and C streets south; passed. An act relating to salaries of teachers in the public schools, and thepajof day laborers; re lel][n act for the relief of J. F. King, referred. An act for the relief of ttobert Devercan; re ferred. A communication was received from the Major announcing his endorsement of certain balls. Mr Busey offered a resolution empowering the Secretary to adjourn the Board in the ab sence of a quorum at the usual hour for tho meetings of the Board. It caused debate in which several members participated; but was finally withdrawn. Mr Pearson,...

Publication Title: Evening Star
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 18 September 1855

EVENING STAR. eslibio*. Religion ? *ent by heaven to calm The various nsins that mortals feel? Com**, poor oo life thy precious balm, And ail the wounds of nature heal. There are blest momenta when my breast, Expanded, leaves Its care* behind; Glow* with higher thought! poaaeaaad. And feels tue euergiaa of mind. Oh, God * let me love thee no well; Thv care my footsteps guide? Tov love all other love eiee*, m Taj fear all other fears beside! M, Ood ! lis thoi, whose works aubkme, Such rapture In uiy breast Inspire. As makes me feel one spark Is mine, Of thy eternal heavenly fire Wasuisotox, September, 1355. L. M E. ? _ {jT " Well, Jane. tliLa is a aaeor world !" said a eara ?posa to his wife, at breakfast, the other morning 44 A nest of women philoso phers have just sprung up." 44 Indeed," said Jane, 41 aad what do they hold V* " The strange t thing in natare," said he, " their tongues!" Exit Suooks, in a harry, pursued bj the eream'jug. ty The W hig Massachusetts State Central Commi...

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Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 19 September 1855

THE EVENING STAB, rUMIIHU KVCRy APTKKNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) At tkt Star Buildi**i eorntr ?/ Pmtuylvm+i* art mm t ?d SUvtnik ttrttt, Bj w. D. W ALL1CH, tVi11 b??erYed to subscribers by carrier* at 8IX AND A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly to the Agent*; papers served in packages at 37 u K&ti per month To iuU subscribers the sub gcrlptloa price is THREF DOLLARS AND PIP. TV CENTS a jreai inmdrmnct, TWO DOLLAR8 for tlx mxithi, and ONE DOLLAR for three ??ath?; for less than three months at the rate of 1*? cents a week. mr SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. VOL. VI. WASHINGTON, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER JOBS ?? *LVASS. WILLIAM THOMPSON. Si.VA.is * t Hour SO*, DIALERS IK hardware, coach rsmnos, *?.. Ns. 32tt Pennsylvania avenae, Htvia Iftnth and Tenth sts, Washington, B.C. HOUSF. FURNISHING HARDWARE. Briunnia. German Silver, Albata and Silver Pit ted, Tea. Table and Densert Spoons Carvers and Forks, Steels, Knives with and with* oat Forks Brass, Britannia, Block Tin and Plated Candle, sticks, Shovel and...

Publication Title: Evening Star
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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 19 September 1855

EVENING STAR. WABHIHGTOV CITY: WEDNESDAY AKTERKCOJI. ...Sept. 19. |^j*>vitaTi8***5Tt should be handed in by 12 o'clock, M-, otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. A(.t>T? FOR. THE STAR. Tbe following persons are authori&od to eon tract for the publication of advertisement! in tbe Star: V- B- Pal***, N. W. ocrner of I hir i an?l Chestnut streets. New York?8 M PcrTuau.L4 Co., Nassaa ftrr ?t. Bo?*ot;?V B Pal km. Scollay's Building. SPI3IT OP THE MOUflNQ PRESS. The Intel!igtnctr cannot see tbe propriety of complaint* on tbe part of American news' papers becaufc the Ccar annexed to his per mission to Major Mordeicai and his compan ions. to visit and inspect the defences of Sebastopol, the condition that they should not afterwards enter the lines of the enemy, say ing, on the subject: " But. whether they visited the Czar as pri vate individuals ?r as a military commission, wo cannot understand how it can be regarded as an insult that they wero required to pro mise th...

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. — 19 September 1855

evening star. "local intelligence. Pav or Fasti.iq a.vd Prayer.?The follow ing are tho resolutions upon this subject, in troduced in the Board of Common Council on l Monday, by Mr. Abcrt, and which were unan imously adopted : B? >t wotre/f, &r. That th* members of thii 'corporation most deeply ard sincerely sympa thise with tho Inhabitants of Norfolk and Portsmouth, (Va.,) under the awfully afflict ing dispensation with which they have been and still arc suffering. Rtsoh'ttl, That, while wc rcgrut our ina bility, aa a corporation, to give a substantial representation of our sympathy in a liberal con tribution to the risk and neodv, we will by word and deed sealonrly do what may he in our power, as individuals, to procurc and rend such means, comforts, and supplies as they may require. Rtsvfred. That, as in all time of our tribu lation, it bocomes us to acknowledge the hand of the Almighty, and. by prayer and supplica tion. call for his merciful aid and deliverance, that, ther...

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. — 19 September 1855

EVENING STAR. Brioaud RoBBsar or America* Tbatsl* 1 er? 1* Italy.?A correapoDdent of the Lon? don News, writing from Naples, August 8, j lajs: Th? following incident was recently mad* the subject of a despatch by Mr. Owen, the Amerie ?n Minister at Naples, to the Minister for F ireign Affairs: Three American la lies? Mrs Kyle and her two daughters?accompa nied by a guide, not lonz tdnce, paid a visit to the height of Camrildoll. Ai being Indie?, they wi-ro, of course compelled to wait outside tie monastery, and whilst wandering about , that delightful spot, four hungry-looking rob her\ in the shapes of Neapolitan soldiers, dar'ed out upon thein. One seised the bridle of M i Kiie ? donkev, whilst anathcr drew hi? rword and threatened to kill her if she did n jt gir? up her purse, adding that he and his companion* were dying with hunger and must cat. The ^oida interposed, but this on ly called down fresh oaths, and the fre-<h ex predion of a determination to have their money or the...

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. — 20 September 1855

r THE EVENING STAR, riBLIIHED EVEilV AFTERNOON, (EXCEPT SUNDAY",) jl ikt Sin Bmildt*ft,tor?tr 0f Pnnsplianim mvmu* *<%d EUvtntk strut, Br W. D. WALLACH, Will be aerred to suhacribers by carriers at Six AND A CHARTER CENTS, payable weekly lotfeeA^oto; papers served i? packages at 37* tenia per mon'h. To mall subscriber* the sub gcrlpCion price u THREE DOLLARS AND Pip. TV CENTS a year t? ndromet, TWO DOLLARS for ?li months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than three months at the rate of ISg cents a week. 1:7*SINGLE COPIED ONE CENT Sit THURSDAY. SEPTRWRPP on icr > loas ?. ILVaSS. WfLLlA* THOMPSON. ELVANS A TIIOMPSOS, PKAT.KR? I* HARDWARE. COACH TRIMMINGS. Ac., fl?. Wb Pen ?sylvanla. arcnu, a?^ Tintk tts, WaikinftoM, 1) . C. house furnishing hardware. Briisania, German Silver. Albata and Silver Pla ted. Tea, Table and Dessert Spoons I Careers and Forks, Steels, Knives With and with out Forks Brass, Britannia, Block Tin and Plated Candle sticks, Shovel and Tongs, WaflLe ...

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. — 20 September 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON CITY: 9 THURSDAY AFTERKVON Sept. JQ. Aov ERTissmrTt should be handed in by 12 o'clock, M , otherwise they may not ap until the next day. AOCRT9 FOR THE STAR. The following persona are authorised to con tract for the publication of advertisements in the Star: Philadelphia-?V. B. PALME, N. W. OOMU of Third and Chestnut Btreots. New York?S. M. Pbttctqill* Co., Nasaan Street. Boston?V B Palms, Scollaj'e Building. SPIRIT OF THE MORNING PRESS. The IuulhgeMcer says of the last political move of the Allies: 14 The loading London journals acknowledge that the army must winter again in the Crimea The same- journals recommend, it is presumed as the bet means of sustaining tho integrity of the Ottoman Empire, that tho Danubian Principalities should in future be governed by a protector, appointed by France and England, iu some me am re .-abject to the Sultan. Act inc thus as a balance of military power, it is said that such ruler would ncutralizo the war iu the East in s...

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. — 20 September 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE!' A Visit to Akmnqton.?A friend of oars hiving recently, ?n company with a party of I ijie?, visited Arlington, the residence of tho venerable G. W. P. Custis, informs us that after a pleasant ride of about three tciles, they reached th?* hospitable mansion of Washing ton * 44 favorite. whiah is situated upwards ?i three hundred feet above tide water, on an eminence immediately fronting the city, on the bank of the beautiful Potomac opposite to our eity, and which is familiar to every resident of tbo Metropolis, and to the thousands of strangers who hnro enjoyed the hospitality of * the old orator." On entering the spacious hall of the fine old imilding they were most cordially received by Mr. Curtis, who, upon hearing of the object of their visit, accompanied them, in the kindest manner, over the premises, and showed them njanv things of surpassing interest, but more j articularly his extensive collection of paint in^. Pri mincni, above all. wero 3o...

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. — 20 September 1855

EVENING STAR, ? ? ? ? v ?" DurIvatioS ur "Filibc?tebs."?The title of filibusters ii a mere corruption of the Eng lish word freebooter?1?a (German term, import ed into England during the Low Country wars of Elizabeth's reign. ? h?" been or??****? traced to the Dntch word fly-boat; but the Jesuit traveler. Charlevoix. assorts that, in fact, this species of craft derived its title from being tint used by the filibusters. And not from it* awiftness. This, however, is evident ly a mistake, a? Drayton and Ilakuyt use the word; nnd it seems to be of even earlier stand ing in tbe French language. The derivation from the LuglLsh word freebooter u at once seen when the (?) in filibuster become" lont in pronunciation.?(r. IP. Ttiornhury. Ioxobasck Avoar. thr Fashionables?A ccir.sponJent < t'thc Cleveland Herald, writing from Saratoga Spring?, gives an illustration of supreme ignorance in a fashionable visitor at that place, who wore a 4'dress with four flounocl. e?i-h <">u? costing ou...

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. — 21 September 1855

the evening star, published every afteknoon, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) it tkt Stir Bmillings, corner of Pennsylvania arena* and Eltvtntk street, By W. D. WALLACE, Will be served to subscribers by carriers at SIX AM) A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly Id tbf Ageoti; papers served In packages at37tf eents per month. To mall subscribers the sub scription price is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS a year in advance, TWO DOLLARS for tlx months, and ONE DOLLAR for three month*; tor les* than three months at the rate of 11% cents a w?ek. SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. VOL. VI. WASHINGTON, D. C., FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 1855. NO. 848. IUH.1 S. ILVASS. WILLIAM TU0MP80H. ELVA.1I A THOMPSON, DKALKR3 II HABDWAF.B, COACil TRIMMINGS, Ac., yo. li-io Pennsylvania arennt, Htwtt* a*d Ttnth sts, Washington, D. C. HOUSE FURNISHING HARDWARE. Britannia, German Silver. Albata and Silver Pla ted. Tea, Table and Dessert Spoons Carvers and Forks, Steels, Knives with and with out Forts Brass, Britannia, Block Tia and Plated CaniUe s...

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. — 21 September 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON CITY: FRIOAV AFTERSOOH Sept. 21. 3PI3IT OF THE MOBNING PRI88, The Union contains an official publication \>f the letter to tho President, with which the Secretary of the Navy accompanied the report of the late Retiring Board, tho pith of which, with the President's reply, we extract as fol lows, vis: ^ '? The great end Bought to be attained by Congress was, ' to promote tho efficiency of the by removing from 4 the active-service 'st all officers found incompetent to do their whole duty efficiently and promptly, both ashore and agoat, and by dropping entirely lr?>m the mils such as are to blame themselves for their incompetency* Some mode, then, was to be adopted, and some persons selected to ?examine' and make a 'finding' of not ^n'yths incompetent, but also of those who liad beet me so from causes for which thev nvre to ? blame.' The law on this point ?neak plainly and distinctly. It does not impose this task upon, or intrust this dclicate dutvto the ...

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Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 21 September 1855

evening star. ""local intelligence. T*o*49 Brims, Esq ~We have heretofore r? corded the death of this noble-hearted man hy Vellow fever, at Norfolk, Va , whither he ha lF|TmU. nurse the sick ; and now recur to the subject to introduce the proceedings of the mcctxm of Ln.on Guards, Lid on TueeJaJ cventn;, at wh.ch the following prcanbloand resolutions were submitted by fi C M ?l1us5i lin snd on being seconded Fn an approbate ad^ by James Donnelly, were unanimously Whereas, it has pleased Almighty God to call from amoro us our Lite estimable fellow member, ^eonj Lieutenant Thcnas Briggs whilst nobly d,charging his benevolent dutiS as a nurse to tl.e y.etims of the fatal epidemic which has deflated our sister cities, Norfolk nad Port.month ; and whereas tho generous philanthropy which animated our deceased fellow member in presenting himself to the authorities at Norfolk, amongst the verv cf that noble band who have flocked from so many distant parts of tho Union to render as sistance ...

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