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Id=243 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

UREAT CRICKET MATCH-CANADA va THE STATES. , This matebwhich oommenccs tbia morning, at Toronto Canada, attract* great attention from crlokelers throughout the Union, hundreds of whoni go up to witness it. A match of this kind is played ut once a year. The Canadians lost year assembled at Hobokeh ' and though their playing throughout was good, that on the, opposite side, who wore mostly New YorkeM, was ltettof., This yoaf o u*NeW-York players, accompanied by the best cricketers of the States, In their turn, visit tho Canadiansand play them upon their own ground, A man surrounded by perhaps hundreds -of his towhs-pebpie, as well as hundreda more from other part*, wilne*dng his play, has » surer eyea firmer hold apon his hotand a quicker motionthan if upon a. atrangeironnd and his playing witnessed byatrangera. ¦ He#Yorkera must look oufiHere, nartfpularly us they are not as strong aa hut year'. Uibb'g and Binghwn, our best batsmen, are-sow in England; and the Canadians aro the fir...

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Id=267 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

HiK A 5 D F1BE AliD mar^e in"•^"ANOi! COMPANY OF PHILADELPHIA. FRANKLIN BUILDINGS,;No. M WALNUT STREET ¦ ..• AutuoHKED Capital, woo.ooo. ; , Invested as follows ¦ ... Stocks wwthjiar " "V '; ' SS'lrS Cash on hand:.:..' ' , sl ' ioo Amount secured'by Stook notes ' lon'onn Amount of stock due on can...;.;;;;;";;;;;; jjjjX This Company effects Insurances on Baildlogg Merchandise, Furniture, Lumber,- tea.; on Vessels £ar*A and Freight, to all ports, and by Ballroad, L«t.«7rl Rivers, at tha lowest rates, and 'upon the most liberal terms, gaarantylngProm.pt Payment on the adjustment of losses. ' - 1 . -.' -¦ |£7*Perpetual Insurance made upon the usual terms. DIRECTORS/ ¦ ¦ ' ¦ P. M. Potts, Win.11. Leech, O. E. Spangler, ' R. TIKensil Abr'm.'Rex' H;H. Houston, Wm.H:Woods, • Jos. R.'Withers, George Howell ¦ Abr'm. J. Eyre, J.Edgar Thomson, W. Ralguel, , O. G. SowerOhari«r>. Norroa, , John W. Sexton , John H. Lewarsj Herman Uaupt, - James E. Stiles,] Nathan R. Potts, II. N. Burrough...

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Id=261 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

• jDoote arib Sijoes. pOO. 442, sTiUTHEAW^O^JtEiP' oP ll MARKET and FU'l'H Streets. Gentlemen's Best Patent Leather Gaiter Boots. " " Calf do. do. " ¦< Patent Leather Oxford Ties. " " Calf do. do. " » Patent Leather and Calr narrow ptrap Shoes. ' Boys' aud Youths' Patent Leather and Calf Skin daltcr Boots and Shoes. anl-tf For sale by &EO. W. TAYLOR. FALL STOCK OF BOOTS AND SHOES. —JOSEPH H. THOMPSON & CO.No. 314 MAIt-KBT Street, and Nos. 3 and a FBANkilN PLAOM, have now la atore » large and well-assortad stock of BOOTS and SHOES, or City and Eastern manufacture, which, thejj offer for aale on the beet taros for Oash, or us tb» usual credit; • .¦Buyew aw Invited 'to call and examine their stock. ..artt-att '.1 . ¦ -. . - ¦ ¦ ¦¦ CHARLES P, CALDWELL—Wliolfeaalo and Retail WHIP aud CANE MauurocturarNo. 4 NorthFOUHTHStreJt ,- , :,!aii4 FLOORING BOARDS—23680 ftpt Carq 'Una Sooting' {wards•Host, 1 for sale by , , " " : ' «i 'MABTIN&MAOAtlBTKB »« ..... . ...

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Id=257 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

PENN STEAM ENGINE AND BOILER, WORKS. ' . REANEY, NJEAFIE 8s CO., PBA0TIOAL AND THEORETICAL ENOINEBRS, MA0UINI8TS, BOILBB-MAKER8BLACKSMITHS AND FODNDER8. navlng for maty T«ars been in successful operation, and bean exclusively engaged in building and repairing Marine and Biver Engines, high and low pressure, Iron BoatsWater Tanka'Propellers, 4c, 4c, respectfully offer their services to tho publicu beltutlully prepared to contract for Engines of all sites, Marine. Riverand UtnUoDAry. .Having Beta of patter™ of different sices, •r» prepared to «»cut< orders -with quick despatch. Bvery qesenption of Pattem-makjng made at tho shortest notice. High aml .-Low Pressure, Flue; Tubular and Cylinder Boilers , ot tho best Pennsylvania charcoal Iron, Forging* of all sites anil kinds; Iron and Brass Coatings of all descriptions; Roll Turning, Screw Cutting, and all other work connected with the above business. , ' Drawings and specifications for all work done at their establishment fr«e ...

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Id=287 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

SPRING AEEANGEHENT—P£NNSYLYAN'IA CENTRAL SAILBOAD.—Ssmnior ia direct connection with tbe PITTSBURGH, FOB! WAYNE AND CHICAGO RAILROAD. For Cincinnati, St. LouisIowa. City, Louiaville- Nex Orleans, St. Pub, Indianapolis, Cleveland, Kansu. Tern Hvrte, ChicagoKeferaass. In advann of all other routes sat or Philadelphia. Forming close cssmccriosv utitk all the Great Western Railroads. THROUGH TBAIN3 Leave Philadelphia, for Pittsburgh and western cities , from the Pennsylvania Railroad Passenger.Station. sout!»a>tiKrner of £LEr£.\rH and UABKETstruts , (entrance on Eleventh street,) as follows : Mail Train at 7-, A.M. fast Line at 12 » , 1'. M. Express Mail at 11 00. Nirot. ColumbU R. B. Line laavn for HarrUbara; at l.Sl, P. M.,Lascuttr JAccommodiUon,)at *.33, i. M. The Express Mail runs daily, tke other UsiM, Sandays excepUd. For farther partkaUn s«e kaad-billsat Um fifemt BUrUng-polnta. faswsgm from tbe Wait wUllnd tbia the .kprtest ni moat axpeditisu route to FhiladelphU, Baitu...

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Id=290 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

C^a^o?h^^ TICR ^OAD. noK«l&^ S' letve^^ wharf daily, (Siwday, exempted ) mttt at^ A ° J? tW "' S> ' **>» wi " •"« Vi»e street wkart wb * arf«4 p i M PMMS *" *^ n * U1 lM " yb » »««•« M Fi*«httr»W, wltkpaaeiigM «, attath^ .w, A. " « °™i °» - ' "UJ la«. Atkntic City aaiolbws-R^i*" !D F fr ^'' J " ••- ««A- ' M. Dttraa - •». /iad w Freight trmia laiflPM o^q lock, P. M,, to !««?«, gofag 4S. Is ttoawSii rkeComMiy wOlnot U responsible for any note mAT% ' ^ "«IptedforV their fnliht i^ aui-lm* B. JRAZKB, iiarbuj

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Id=272 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

ARCTIC FIRE INSURANCE COMPANYNEW TORK.—0fflc8.No 29 Wall street, adjoining the Mechanics' Bank—Cash Capital, $260000 , wi4h a surplus. This Company insure Buildings, iMerchandiie, Fnrnltare, Ve»Eo& t» jmrta&d^tu'Cueoea. and other property, against Loas or, Damagp b/ S\ti and thu RUka pf Inland. Navigation. . '. . ., 1.1.>,' 1 " ' ¦ mniioTOBa,.. . , • ,,. I Heury GrlQ&elt, > , , Jpahua,LFPopa, . Caleb Barstow, ' ' Bufus R. Graves, Henry O. Brewer, Usury Davis Edmund Penfold, O. H. Lilienthal, Hanson K. Corning, Tbeo. Polhecans, it. Ogden Hsggerty, Eiisha K, Morgan, Thomas Mooagan, AVm. B. Tan Nait, JohnH.Earle, William A. Cavy, , Albert Ward, Thomas 8. Nelson, Charles Easton, Junes W. Phillips, Louis Lorut, Oharfes A. Macy, Samuel G.GIIdden, EdwardHlncken, Steph. Cambreleng, Wm^E. Shepard, Thomaa Scott, Charles L. Frost, John Ward, Luthrop L. Sturges, Henry K. Bogert, William B. Fosfick, Peter Edes, Sifter? Thayer, Benjamin H. Field, Geo. Westf...

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Id=269 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

aOREAT WESTERN" INSURANCE AND VT TRUSTCO., PHILADELPHIA, No. 331 (late 107) WALNUT STREET. Charter perpetual. Authorised capital, 1600,000. . , 1 FIRE INSURANCE—On merchandise generally, household furniture , on stores, dwelllnga, &o. Limited or perpetual, 1 . 1 - . MARINE INSURANCE—On cargoes, frelghtj, and vessels, to all parts of the- world. . ; INLAND INSURANCE—On gooaB by liters, canals, lakes, and land carriage, to all parts of the country. DIRECTORS. ' Charles O. Lathrop, 1423 Walnut Street Alexander Whillrfn, 14 North Front Street. Henry D. Moore, Farquhar Buildings, Walnut St. Jotii O. Hunter, tan or Wright, Hunter k Co. E. Tracy, firm of Tracy 4. Baker. ^ Thos. L. GUUsnle; firm of Oillesple tt. Zeller. Stillwell 8. Bishop, firm of Bishop, Simons & Co. William Darling (late of Reading.) Issao HailehurstAttorney aud Counsellor. > J. R. McOnrdy, lrmof JonesWhitii Ic McCnrdy. John Rice90 South Fourth! Street. ' I Jan. B. Smitharm 01" James B. Smith 4; ...

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Id=256 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

RICHARD NORRIS & SON, LOCOMOTIVE STEAM ENOtNE JBUILDER8, SKV^TIINIB .1TI1EET, HAMILTON, rAIRVIEW AICD SPK1NO OARDEK 8T2EBT8, PHILADKLPHIA.'! . Engaged exclusively in the manufacture of LOCOMOTIVE STEAM ENGINES. Manufacture to order Locomotives of any arrangement, weight or capacity, for the use of Wood or Coke, or Bifwmiiums Coal iH us crutfti stall, or ANTHRACITE COAL, -WITHOUT KHITTINO SUOXS, OAB OR finv. In design, 1 material and workmanship, the Locomotives produced at these Worka are equal toand not excelled by any. The materlala ttsed In construction are made on the spotand insure the best quality and most reliable stock. The large extent of Shops, and Com-?>Ute- Equipment af ilaehintr$ and Toots, enable hem to execute the MSBT OF WORK WITH ORE AT DESPATCH, Or ANr ARKAHGZHEKT REQt/IBKD. CHILLED OAR WHEELS, HAMMERED AXLES, : ¦ With Forging* of any size or form, IROff AND BBASS CASTINGS, And MAOUINK WORK geueralljr. BICBABD MORRIS. ' HEXKY LATIUER K0KBI9. aul-lv...

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Id=271 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

J IFE INSURANCE AND TRUST COMRJ PANY.-Tha PENN MUTUAL LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY, Southeast Comer of IHIBD and DOCK Streets. Capital, $812,725 03. . , j INSURES LIVES for short terms, or for the Vbole term, of .lire—grants annuities aad endowments—purchases life on interests in Real Estate, and makes all contracts depending on the contingencies or Lire. ' They aot aa Executors, Adminls,trators, Assignees, Trustees and Gaardiaus. < , MONEY RECEIVED ON DEPOSIT In an/amount—Five Per Cant. Interest allowed from date of depotlt , payabla back on demand without notice, ¦ , * ASSISTS OF TUB COMPANY, January 1st, I8M, " Loans pf the State of Pennsylvania, Phlla* . , delphia OH/, Venn's Batboad. Cawden and Amboy Eafiroad, and other Loans 41T°,88S S3 Bonds, Mortgages and Real EsUte 117 ,187 19 Stocks In Banks, Insurance, Gas and Railroad Companies , , 81 .7M 98 Premium Notes and Loans on Collaterals 1B3 . 6M 01 Casb. In Bank, 4ue. front Agenia, Inteir ., > . eat, *a, , . " S«,7S0 ...

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Id=270 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

TJHILADELPHIA FIRE AND LIFEINX SUBANOB COMPANY, incorporated by the State of Pennsylvania In 1849, are now established In-their NEW OFFICENo. 438 CHESTNUT Street,'whera they are prepared to make ALL KINDS OF INSURANCE, from LOSS BY FIKE , Ott property or overy description , in Town or Country, including PUBLIC BUILDINGS, DWELLINGS STORES, WAK8HOUSKB, FACTORIES and MANUFACTORIES, WORKSHOPS, VESSELS, Im. Also, MERCHANDIZE of all kinds: STOCKS OF GOODS. Stocks or COUNTRY STOKES, Oo.ds on STORAGE or in BOND, STOCKS and TOOLS of ARTUTIOERS and MECHANICS) FURNITURE, JEWELRYFIXTURES&.c, ic, tea., tctiat moderate rates of premiumand for any period of tira*. . This Company refer to their past careor aa an ample guarantee for the PROMPT SETTLEMENT or alii their LOSSES. There Ul at this time, no unsettled claims against them. B0BIBT-P. KINGPres't. i M. W. BALDWIN, Vice Pres't. . Fainoia BucmuasK, Sec'r. aul.Sm

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Id=268 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

THHE QUAKER CITY INSURANCE X COMPANY , Office No. 408 (late 82) WALNIJT St, Capital nnd Surplus, $250,000. j . This Oompauv continues to make Insurance against loss or damage by Fire and the Perils of the Sea j Inland Navigation and Transportation, at current rates.'; : OFFICERS. ' ' PxesHleut-trEO. H. HART v VicePresident-E.P. BOSS. 1 Secretary «Dd.Treasurcr—H. R. U0GG9HALL. Assistant Secretary—S, H. BOTLKR. DIKE0TOB8. George H. Hart, . s. w. Bailey, Ji.P.Bow• Charles G. Imlay, A. O. OottellWm. ». Lewis, Jr., Joseph Bdwahls, J. L. Pomeroy, John tt. Dale, ' Andrew B. Chambers, Hon. Henry M. Fuller, . H. B. Ooggsiall, Fosters. PerkinsSamuel Jones, JI. D., JohnU- Ohambers, A. F. Cheesbrough au8-lr • ,..,.

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Id=273 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

MANUFACTURERS' INSURANCE COMPANY.—Charter Perpetual. Oruted by the StatB of Pennsylvania. Capital, tU» , 0Op. Fire, Marine, anil Iulaud Transportation. > ' DiaeoToia. Aaron 8. Lipplncott, OhMles WIm, Wm. A. Rhode], ' Alfred W«9Its, Charles J. Field, Jamas P. gmytb, Wm. B. Thomas, J. Blnaldo Sank, Wm.Nea), John P. Simons, AARON 8. LIPPINCOTT, President. WJI. A. 8H0DES, Vice President. ALFRED WEEKS, Secretary. . . J. W. MABTISN . Snryeyor.- ' , This Company was orgaolnad with a cash capitaland the Directors have determined to adapt the business to its available resources—to observe prudeucs In conducting its affairswith a prompt adjustment of losses. OUce No. 10 Merchants' Exchange, Philadelphia, aul-dly

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Id=266 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

\i'V JnBuronce CTomtiflmea 1WEPTUNE INSURANCE- COMPANY. ^ ll OFFICE 4M WALNUT St., Franklin Buildings.. MBS AND MAHINB INSURANCE? ' CAPITAL $100,000, WITH PRIVILEGE TO INCREASE ' «.•.. '' '¦' ' '• YO'taofioO- ' • ¦'- "• This Company is now fuUy otmn'ai, and prepand to make all kind! of lusuranue against loss or damage by Piroaui} Marine I'd Ub, »t current rates. OFFICERS U. 0. LAUCmiJN, President JI CHABD 8HIBLPS, Vico President. OEO. SCOTT, bocretary. . i . JDIRKOtOBS. ' H, C. Laughlm , . George Minster, D. Sharwood ,. W. O. Stotesbury, Wm. Qsborne, • Jl, M Oarllle Richard Shields, . 0..0. Butler T.F. Shewell , Qeo, Scott. [auW-y

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Id=249 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

PHILADELPHIA TTPF, FOUNDRY—r N. W. Cor. THIRD and OHBSNUT Sts i L.VEI.OUZE & BOD, thankful fc, the liberal patronage heretofore accorded to their 'EnUlilijnment, and desirous to morlt its continuance; -wullld'nnnoaucij to Printers; Bud flubllthcw that tti«lriw Sl'KOIMfiN BOOR is now rendy, and from their lnerca.iedjfsjlllties, are now prepared to furnish every ^thlng nocossarr.ln a complete Printing' Establishment , it the sherjeiit notice. Their long practical exporlanos in the'bhslness, andtoofaotof theii! personal suportnten4snije of the nuttufaoturlng departmeut, iuitltusthem ' lii'atstttlng that they can furnish a more uurabln and bettei Sn-Hh«l«ilcl*«liantaelrcotemi»rarla<:T-. , tt . TWse, therefore, who <HM. Xtbttar Miterials, would do we,m« «pply to tntm »ravu,iujto. .pnKiMlng e|sawhere<: ( . i ., ' ' (-.«.- ,, ,< ,.• " . Old type taken at 8 oenta per pound , fa exchamra for new«t specimen prlcea, , ' .,•,,.„ . . .. .«iirtf '

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Id=250 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

BWV TINGLEY & CO.rBANJCERS. • No. 81 South THIRD Street, Philadelphia " 1 ?? L V E ?. TI0^BpromJtlf' *y ° 4»«Wcel«ftle joints In iUe United StaUs and Canada. ¦ . K; " ii ' , StocksBonds&c. Bought >Dd 8oli«n Oommimloo , Uncurrent^ank Notw, Checks , ic. ooughtut the loweat . ratejl. ..... , i... ' I'.- At'-ii- t", ' j ! '-' Deposits rewired mi Interest ajlowtd, aa Mr Mre»- aint, - - • ., ' 'auiSn t.l JJII-J". ¦ ' . / ' '" ¦ " ¦ ''M ' .(' ~ , " -i,.,. , . . , ¦ y OAVING'F0ND-^PIVE PEK 0ENT. INO TSBEST-NAMONAL ' . SAFBTS, TRUST COMP.AN'Tji.WAWiB 1 !! STREBt, 1 SpUTH-WKST C0BNER PI?ftilRD, PHJLADSLPHlAj . > • Wbo»5b»^S ,n tois Stat* or InmBTivAaiA, . ' Mo . £cy)8WTeIv(ia'ln'aoyauui, largo or amall, and Interesf paid ftpm the «ay of deposit to tie day of with. TbaoSce li openevery flay from 9 o'clock in tho morilug till f o'clock lathe evelolng, and oa Monday and Thursday ovoninga till» o'ddtk ; ' , All sums , large or amall, are paid bsck. in gold on d...

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Id=258 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

HANDY & MORRIS—MANUFACTURERS OF CUMBERLAND WROUGHT IRON TUBES FOR GAS, STEAM OR WATKR. ALSO, OENERAL IRON COMMISSION NEHCHTS. Warehouse 8. E. comer FRONT and WALNUT. aul.Sm

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Id=244 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 21 August 1857

Jt. Wat«on, Esq., amember of tbe last Legia . ,,:, i . ,-•¦ —j,,/ , j i -..'.' «•: .1 ^ • ' ' ... .... . i.i,..1 ... . 1. • ¦ ' j .

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Id= 20 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 22 August 1857

BOOKS ON OCR TABLE. ' Thoro is very littlo ^ book-reading -ftnywhere, during the arid days of summer. ^ Either it is too oppressive, or, shotMd'V gcntlo'bfeazo fan the air into moderate coolness, the fluenoes of tho day carries us out of -doors—to walk, 'or ride, tit s*il—and thore ia neither time, nor opportunity, nor dosiro for reading, on the roturn in the evening 1 .. A perusal of tho morning paper, it is true, gitos a relish to the morning repast. A dip into some light work of wit or funoy maj be in season about the time for lunch, (ft horrid practico, for it always spoils dinner,) and, at any odd quarter of an-hour, a niagazine is not unwelcome. We lheantd'oloai our.table of some of its oooupanW—books, thoso silent monitors who tench while thoy amuse. Itnoi our hard task to read them,—in tha heat, flTtmt Qrst? Six numbers of the' Ot/cllipadia of. Wit and Humor, edited by William E. Burton, comedian, in course of publication by Applotons, of Now York. Such a work as this, i...

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Id= 32 : [Newspaper Article] — Philadelphia Press — 22 August 1857

GENERAL NEWS The Rochester American jays it will be remembered that we noticed last Saturday the death of a childthe little danghter of a .flagman at a railroad station some milts below Ciyse, by being ruaoTer by a train of can. The. accident,' it seemswas the indirect cause of another deato-An Irishman, residing in s shanty a short distance this side of Olyde had a little girl staying with some friends at (he place where the accident occurred. This man heard of the occurrence, and was - seized with tbe apprehension that it was his child tbat was killed- ' He immedlatelr started off down the trapk for the scone of the .accident, and ran the whole distance, (about eight miles.) The day was very hot, and ths mas drank a great deal of water on the way, and also after arriving 11 tho plat* .where the child wsjitsying., He found, thelittie one all safe, ' and immcdiaiely returned home, on foot, as he ireht, - but the exertion and the excessive use of cold water while in a heated st...

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