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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 20 October 1855

EVENING STAR. WITHERED GRASS ?T B 9. SHILLABIft. Like tb# still surface of the lltue lake, The L^ait Is ruffled by the merest breath j A word. * look. ?flower will oft awake A crowd of memories from their seeming death. A ad Late a simple t jrf of fkded grass D.d ru?tle o\r mv heart-strings with ft tone Of old aff jetton, which hsd slept, alas! SI ate the blest object of thftt love had flown Mv mind recalled therein the Image flair, ? tf ter who bound the flower* In ftll their pride, Hut who, more flail than summer blossomi are, Bowed her fklr head, and In the spring-time died 2 lived again the love-illumined hours. >\ tea s*eet communion ca?t around iu spell, Beneah the arefces of these fragrant bowers, Ador: ed with roses that shelovrd so well Anew her sm'ie made bright ths hastening day How fleet It fl^w with Annl* by my aide ! ? Her eye beamed on me with Its o'den ray. Her ch*ek still blushed In youth and beauty 's pride. Mer voi*e ones mere its tender music poured I"ron my e...

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. — 22 October 1855

THE EVENING STAR. PUBLISHED EVGKY APTBnitUU.1, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) At lu Bt*r BnildiMft torntr of Fi**syl+*nim mvenu* and Eleventh street, By W. D. WALLACH, Wl . be served to aubecribers by carriers at SIX AAD A qUARTER CENTS, payable weekly ?? 'ke paper* aerved In package* at 37^ CP|1U P?* month. To mall subscribers the sub scription price Is THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS a year immdvanct, TWO DOLLARS tor six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for lem than three months at the rate of l?3j cents a week. U7 SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. OFFICIAL. Tuiini Dxra&TxinT, Aug. 3,1958 N otice la hereby given to holders of stock of the - hM "tinted by the act of 1945, redeemable on and after the 12th November, 1856, that the whole or any part of that stock will be purchased by this department at any. time previous to the 30th No ve caber next, for which 3 per cent, premium will be paid in addltioa to the sums expressed In the certificates. And to the holders of the stocks of the other loans...

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. — 22 October 1855

evening star. W ASHINOTO* GUT: M030AT &rTIRX0OJI Oc?eber23. G? Advebusbbrxts should be banded in by 12 e'etoek, M , otherwise thej may not ap pear nntil the next day. anexts for the star. The following persons are authorized to con tract for the publication of advertisement* in tbe Star: Philadelphia?V. B. Palmer, N. W. oorner ?f Ffch and Chestnut street*. New York?8. M PsiTixeiu.A Co., Nassau ?trcet. boston?V. B Palkbr, Sooilaj'i Building. Those who require Job Printing of any description, and Book Binding in any ityle whatever, will now find our facilities for the execution of such work unsurpassed in this city, and our prioee v?ry reasonable. Giro the Star office a call. Counsel before the Claims Court should oonfide the printing of their briefs to us. SPIRIT 0? THE MORNING PRESS. The Intelligence oomplains of the disposi tion (f dealers in all sorts of necessaries of life, the produce of the soil, from the highest and most extensive to the pettiest retail dealer, to coir* io...

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. — 22 October 1855

EVENING STAR; LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. SifrpRESsioi* of Small Notw ?The Con e-essional act for this purpose will go into ope ration on the first day of Novem!>er : The first section provides, that it any per? n or persons, body politic or corporate, within this District, ?>hall make, euiit, issue, utter, ?ign, draw, or endorse any bank note, promis sory note, or any instrument of writing, for the payment or delivery of money, or other valuable thing, or of any thing purporting to be a valuable thing, of a less amount than five dollars, to be used as a paper currency, or a* a circulating medium, either as money or !n lieu of money or of any other currency, every such person, and every member, ofliccr* or agent of such body politic or corporate, concerned in, or assenting to, such making, emitting, issuing, uttering, signing, drawing, or endorsing, aa aforesaid for any of the pur poses mentioned, shall foifeit and pay the sum of ten d' liars for cach and every such bank note, promiss...

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. — 22 October 1855

EVENING STAR. BBILLIAST8. THE SEA?IN CALM. Look whs'. immortal flood? the sunset pours U-cn us?Mat k bow sttll (As though la dreams Bound i th? once wild and terrible ocean seems ! How client are the winds .' no billow ro*r?; Bu all U tranquil as Elyelan shores. The sil er niacin which a\e runneth round The moou-eacban td sea hath here no sound; Evtn echo speaks not on these radiant moors: What is the 6 iant of the ocean deed, Whose btreugth was all unmatched beneath the sun ? No: he reposes! Now his toils are done, More qale: than the babbling brooks Is he. So m tfi tlest pewers by deepest calms are fed, And ?leep, how oft, in things that gentlest be [Barry Cornwall. SONNET. We were I wo pretty bab~s. the youngest she, Tie yo ingest, ard the loveliest far, I ween, And Innocence her namo The time has been, W e two did love each other's ompany; Time w*?, we two had wept to have been apart, tiut when, by show of seeming good beguiled, I left the grub and manners of a child, And ray fi...

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. — 23 October 1855

the evening star, rCBLlSHKU EVERY AFTER SOU 51, * ?? *UNDAYj tk4 St" e*r**T or Pennstfvnnin fcUiantk strut, ?J w. D. WALL ACS, ** serr^ to subscribers by carrier* at SIX AMD A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly tLe A^ent>l Papers served in packages at 37 u ?eau per month. To mall subscribers the aob ?c-iptlon pricets THREE DOLLARS AND FIR. TV CENTS a year isOmsci, T\W) DOLLARS >,f mooths. ONE DOLLAR for three than lhTTr mnnth* 81 the rat? ?* l*X cents a week. gy?INQLB COPIES ON?i CENT. OFFICIAL. TaiASVtT DlPAKTMBNT, Aug. 3, 1853 Notice Is hereby given to holders of stock of the loan authorized by the act of 1846, redeemable oa and after the i2th November, 1856, that the whole or any part of that stock will be purohased by this department at any time previous to the 30th No vember next, for which 3 per cent premium will be paid lit addition to the sums expressed in the cerllicatee. And to the holders of the stocks of the other loans of the United States, that purchasee of the same t...

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. — 23 October 1855

EVENING STAR WASHINGTON CITT: TrESDAT AFTKRMOOM Oet.ber 23 r&~Avrw*TiBnnMTM should be handed in by 13 o'clock, M., otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. A?I*TI FOR THI STAft. The following person* are authorised to eon tract for the publication of advertisement* in the Star: Philadelphia?V. B. Pnm,N. W. corner of F.fib and Chestnut streets. New York?S. M. PnmuattL A Co., Nassau street. Boston?V. B. Pi'jrss, Scollay's Building. |jj Those who require Job Printing of any description, snd Book Binding in any style whatever, will now find our fscilities for the exeouticn of such work unsurpassed in this city, and our prises very reasonable. Give the Star office a oall. Counsel before the Claims Court should confide the printing of their briefs to us. SPIRIT 0? THE MORNING PBX8S. The Union continues to reply to the recent Albany speech of Senator Seward, rejoices over the fact that the Softs have joined the Half-Shells in nominating Daniel ?. Sickles, Esq., to the New Yor...

Publication Title: Evening Star
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 23 October 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. Th* Citt OorwciLS.?Board of Aldermen. This Board met last evening at the usual hour, the President in the ohair The bill in regard to the poudrette estab lishment in this citj was referred. An act relating to the Metropolitan Hook and Ladder Company waa referred to the com mittee on the fire department. [Thin act was rubsequently taken up and passed ] An act to provide for the appointment of a commissioner of health was referred. An act ia relation to dogs wm referred. A bill for the relief of John Trainer was passed. A bill to settle the account of Wm. Cooper was passed. A bill to some extent res'riotlng the excava tion of the streets of this city by the Gas Light Compaay waa laid on the table and ordered to be printed. An act for paving Eighth east, south of Pennsylvania avenue, was passed. An act in relation to M street south was passed. An aot to gravel Seventh street east, between G and L streets south, was passed. A bill was passed to have a c...

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. — 23 October 1855

EVENING STAR. - -- - [mmmi. TO XT AC OP 1 ID BBOTUXB. Oh. come back soon. oh, come beck soon, My heart is sad without thee, There is no igbt, In run or moon, So sweeC as that about thee; The sky looks cold, the breexes sigh, Each scene Is dark and lonely; Earth holds for me no pence or joy Bat In thy pretence only. Oh. come back soon, oh, come back soon, Thoigh other heart* may greet tbee With smile and song. and pleasure's tone, None half so fbnd will meet thee; Though kind a< d fervent they may prove, When festal cupeaie flowing: They ne'er can feel the constant lore That in my breast is glowing. Oh. come back soon, oh, come back soon, Bjc k to thaee sy ran bowers; When thou art far there is no boon Can cheer the lonely hour* Return, and they wi>1 glide away Like dreams of sweetest pleasure, And tiiou shalt prove the strength of lore No en tb.lv bounds can measure. Mania. QTA young lady thus describes her feelings ft..d courts sympathy : ft? heart is sick, my beert ii sad Bu...

Publication Title: Evening Star
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Country/State of Publication: District of Columbia, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Evening star. — 24 October 1855

t THE EVENING STAB, PUBLISHED EVERY AFTEKIUOl, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) '*? Stmr Buildings, etTHtr ?/ fiMiyltMUi ?WWM Elevtntk Strut, By W. D. WALLACE, i be wrred to subscribers by carriers at SIX A.ND A qUAKTKR CENTS, payable weekly to the Ag?nts; paper* served in packages at 37 >4 ?eou per month. To mail subscribers the sub ?ertptionprlcels THREE DOLLARS AND FIF TY CENTS a year inadvamct, TWO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; fbr less than three months at the rate of cents a week. inr SINGLE COPIE8 ONE CENT. OVFICIAIm Tana soar DiriUKim, Aug. 3,1853 Notice Is hereby given to holder* of stock of the loon authorized by the act of 1846, redeemable on and after the 19th November, 1858, that the whole or any part of that stock will be purchased by this department at any time previous to the 30th No vembex next, for which 3 per cent, premium will be paid In addltloc to the sums expressed In the oertlficates. And to the holders of the stocks ot the other loans of the Un...

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 October 1855

EVENING STAR. , ?~ W ASHIlVeTOir CTTT: Tlta.lAV irTERMOR October 33. stirit of the koenihg pexm. Tho Intelligencer11 editorial column, to-day, ? devoted to the work of explaining and en forcing the piTTriety of the action of the "Whigs (straight-out?) cf New York in refusing to coalesce with the Republicans, in which thatjournal is now so deeply interested. The Union concicres that the next national contest is to bo betwocn tho Democrats and the - Black Republicans;" and expresses its Approbation of the results at wbioh Mr. "Winthrop has arrived in his reccnt straight vui Whig letter, while freely expressing ita decided dissent from much of the reasoning by which that gentlemen reaches his conelu* mow. The Union also, upon its knowledge of the '? high-toned reputation" of Capt. Rey nolds, lately dismissed by the President from the Uoited States Army on account of " de rangements in his accounts," acquits that grntlcinan of all suspicion of condust in tho discharge of hid official du...

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 October 1855

EVENING STARJ LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. A Hahmlms Military Chief. ?Almost crerybrxiy in this city has seen the individual ? ^ christened with the name of <?e?rge Washington. Whether or not it was giveu to him by bis ?? sponsors in baptism'' is a question which no record hereabout deter mines. But ceruin it is, he is better knowu by this cognomen than any other, though wo suspect that his surname is Daggett. George is inoffensive, and never diplavs iil temper, save when inconsiderate persons, by teasing, disturb his usual equanimity lie imagines, sometimes, that he is the poasessor of immense wealth; in fact, that he haVa valid to *?? *ptlr* country, and is sufficiently well and legally sustained toclaim the " throre * ?#nc?' artiele, however, which has not been found by the explorers of this conti nent; and we patriotically trust never will be ? But George is strenuous in his ?astimptioos, and it does no harm to permit turn to indulge in those innocent fancies, lie may appropriately ex...

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. — 24 October 1855

EVENING STAR. WE ALL WE4B CLOAKS. W ben I came to town lately 1 found It no joke, Tffen, wnm-n and children, all wearing a cloak; So 1 said to m> self, do as other folks do, And to be in the fashion I will wear a cloak too. F or we all wear cloaks, To be in the fashion we all wear cloaks. Why not' for I'll prore In the course of life's p ther, We all of us wear a cloak some time or other, Fcr there's none but mast own, howe'er great is their pride. There are some things His sometimes convenient to hide ror we all wear cloaks, 4c. TL ? daudv in military still wears his cloak, Ai <1 hints a ci?ar is'the tiffy to smoke; With his fine frill and wristbands he makes a great show. But fake off his cloak, 'tis all dickey you know. For we all wear cloaks, 4c. Young Miss with her beauty, her airs and her graces, _ 1 n the hood of her cloak often carries two faces; Her Lover declares she's an angel uncommon, Till she ttrows off her cloak then he finds she s a woman. For we all wear cloak...

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 October 1855

THE EVENING STAB, PUBLISHED EVERY APTEKMUU1, (EXCEPT SUNDAY,) 41 lk* Star BuiUtHft eormtr of Ptnnsflummi* ae?*?? <i*4 Slrrtntk strut, By W. D. W ALLACH, Wl I be served to subscribers by carrier* at 91X A > 0 A QUARTER CENTS, payable weekly lo ttx Agent#; paper* served in packages at 77X eeats per month. To mail subscribers the snb ?oriptloa price is THREE Dt ) LARS AND FIF TY CENTS a year in advanct, TWO DOLLARS fbr alt months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; fbr 1cm than three months at the rata of l*jg cents a week. fCT SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. OFFICIAL,. . TUiltlT DtrARTMlKT, Aug. 3, 1851 Notice Is hereby given to holders of stock of the 'wa authorized by the act of 1846, redeemable oa *ad after the 14th November, 1850, that the whole or any part of that stock will be purchased by this department at any time previous to the 30th No vember next, for which 3 per cent, premium will be pa.d In addition to the sums expressed in the eerti Scutes. Aad lo the holders of the stocks ...

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. — 25 October 1855

EVENING STAR. WASHINGTON CITY: THURSDAY AFT?RN4?05f ...OcUkwSl. Q ADTUtTiiBMitTS should be handed in by 12 o'ciock, M . otherwise they may not ap pear until the next day. AUE7ITS rOR THE STAR. The following perrons are authorised to eon tract for the publioati n of advertisements in the Star: Philadelphia?V B Palmsr, N. W. corner >f Fifth and Chestnut streets. New York?8. M Phttinoill A Co., Nassau Street. Bortoc?V B. Palmsr, Scollay's Building. l^3 Those wko require Job Prietingof any description, and Book Binding in any style whatever, will now find our facilities for the execution of suoh work unsurpassed in this oity, and our priees very reasonable. Give the Star office a call. Counsel before the Claims Court should confide the printing of their briefs to us. SPIRIT OF THE MORNING PRES8. The Intelligencer continues its exertions to resuscitate the straight-out Whig party as an opponent of the Republican organization; and publish*..-, in advance of any official or authen tic i...

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. — 25 October 1855

evening stak. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE Erupts or tbi Moos.?The moon. poetic ally designated - the Queen of Night," has been, and is, admired a* much in her peculiar sphere as the source of light in his?Ihe King ?>f Day "Meet me by moonlight alone,1' ls an invitation which id never neglected by those who are inclined to nnite their heart*, tha they may " beat as one." At least, wo arc so informed by a youthful friend, who in such delicate matters professes to have great expe rience. But the influence on lovers ap.irt, M lie Luna will have her face covered to night, or rather to-morrow morning ; in other word*, there will be a total eclipse. and those who stay out of bed late enough, may witness the phenomenon. The following is the astro nomical statement of the beginning, duration, and end of the eclipse : H. Jf. First contact with moon's penumbra.. 11 Ifc p m Commencement of total eclipse 1 38 a. m. ** of end of u 2 o? a in. Last contact with earth #shallow 4 Ob a m. " M penumbra 5 01 ...

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. — 25 October 1855

THE DOVE. Tba rosy light of Sabbath eve On hill and valley 1*7. ?Ad lingered long, as if to leava A blessing on the day. The Tillage bell hed sweetly tolled 11- Chhu?e upon the air, To summon to their hallowed fo.d The worshipper* for prayer. The organ e deep and solemn peals Fell on the listening ear. As o'er the senses gently steals The feeling?God 1* near. The youth Mi preacher rose, and took Hi* theme?'twas Jeeus' love; VV hen, lo! beside tbe sacred Book There stood a snow-white dove. With timid gais and folded wing, It paused, then soared away In vain we sought to traok its course, In vain we bade It stay. Onward and upward still it flew, Till not a speck was seen ^ To tell taat in the vaults of blue Its graceful form had been. I know not If the thought be wrong; But it hath teemed to me That some mute herald from the skies That gentle bird might be To teach us, If to Innocence Our days on earth are given, We, too may plume our spirits' wings, And taka our flight for heaven. Xh...

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. — 26 October 1855

I J PUBLISHED EVERY AFTEKNOON, ~ (EXCEPT SUNDAY,)" * . At (it mWHuilding*. tbrHtr of PtuftjyivMt* ac?**? ami kitvtnth slr?l, i M??d to subscriber* toy esrrters at SLA t^O.A.VlVA^TER .CENTS, payable weekly the Agcuis, papers served la par ka^es at 3?X Wl? per month To mail subscripts the sub ?crfpirton price Is fHKF.E DOLLARS AND FIP TY CENTS a year iih^wki^TWO DOLLARS for six months, and ONE DOLLAR for three months; for less than tUffe months at the rate of \'i% cents a week. ID*SINGLE COPIES ONE CENT. OKPlUlAb* i ?> ^ 1'aiAsaaT DarAETMittT, 4.ug. 3, ISMS Notice Is hereby ^lven to holders 6f stock of tie . lotfeauthorlzad by the act of k>W, redeemable an And after the l\ith N^yeiabex, Ia50, that the whole or any pa't of thatsbiuk w.U bo purchased by ttafls department at any time previous to the :30th NO Tembe; ae*t, for which 3 per cent, premium will be paid hi addition to tha aaioa expressed In the certificates to the holders cf the stocks of the othei loans wf the Utilled St...

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. — 26 October 1855

KVK-NING STAR. WASHINGTON CITY: T? PAY AFTFR^OO!* October 86 i j Advuktisekekts should be handed in ! by 12 o'clock, M., otherwise they may not ap fsr nntil tho next day. SPIRIT OF THF HORNING ?BXSt Tho Union is highly delighted, Indeed, with a let e. from Senator Jcucey, cf Conn., (who Is new in this city, a guest of the Preeident.) addressed to tho late Dcmscratlo ma's meet In? at Lexington ; " the tone of deep devotion to the Constitution and the Uniou, whieh per* Tales i?, elicitii g" the editor's espoeial com tnor datiou. A!e?, with tho ''short and pointed letter of Senator Dixon, (to the same meeting) *' cairyirg cut his wonted character fir frank Cess a:.d in icpendcnce." Thero being at this y articular time a great number of letters pub lished on political topics, by Senators and other faoctiorarics and politicians, our neighbor of the Uniou i3evidently enjoyiug a perfect satur ra.ia cf delight. Criticising tho recent speech of Mr. John Van Buren, delivered at Osweg >, N....

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. — 26 October 1855

EVENING STAR. LOCAL INTELLIGENCE. Yisrnxo Firemev?The Protection Fire Company, of Rochester, N. Y., forty stromr. arrived in Washington this morning, 111 the II o'clock train of care, and wero received at tho railroad station by a numerous delegation from nor respective fire eomp inies. Much cordiality of feeling was evincAl by the visitors and their receivers, and warm and eaxnett weie the reciprocal greetings. A large number of persona, not participating in thu coromonicf, were interested spectators of the saeae. Having several hours only to remain in ti e midst of ow. our W?ahii<gton firemen at oncc conducted them to the Capitol that they might take a hurried sight of the objects of interest In that locality ; thcncc they wero escorted to the Patent Ofiioe to view mire especially thu curiosities in the Natimal (Jaliery ; but a day in that place wonld scarcely be taffioient to examine them with particularity They will, doubtless, mike the most of their timo in "ei^ht-seeing." H...

Publication Title: Evening Star
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